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 GRAND FORKS LTt
the center of Grand Forks valley, the
premier fruit growing district, of
Southern British Columbia. Mining
and lumbering are also important
industries in districts contiguous to
the city.
»' Library
Kettle Valley Orchardist
W12
THF, CriNf '**> ttle favorite news-
11 JU UKJL* paper of the citisens
of the district. It is read by more
people in the city and valley than any
other paper because it is fearless, reliable, clean, bright and entertaining.
It is always independent but never
neutral.
TWENTIETH YEAR—No 37
GRAND FORKS   B. C, FRIDAY,   JULY 15, 1921
"Tell me what you Know is true:
I can guess ss well as you."
$1.00 PER YEAR
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Matter of Deportation of
Eight Doukhobors Referred to Local Immigration Inspector for
Enquiry
Grassick; M. of W., A. F. Michener;
K R8 , W. Rossiter; M. of P., Jack
Plant; M. of It. , Klaus Seheer; M. of
A., J. T. 8Iuhboiis; IU, J. 0. Tay.
lbr;0*(S,E If. Lairs
Greenwood-C?C, Geo Walters:
V.C., C T. Fennier; Prelate, A. N.
Mowai; M n't VV., I) Murray; K R
8,8'. W. Bryan; M ,.f F,, ll. Morrison; M of E, H. Bryant; M. of
A , J. Ready; 1 G., Dan McGillif-; 0
G , VV. Thompson,
Immigration Inspector P. T. McCallum has received the following
telegram from F. C. Blair, Ottawa,
secretary department of immigration and colonization, relative to ihe
resolution recently adopted by the
city council and forwarded to Ottawa, urging the immigration department to take steps to deport the
eight Doukhobors recently sent to
the Nelson jail for refusing to answer census questions:
Ottawa, Oot., July 12, 1921.—
P. T. McCallum, Immigration Inspector, Grand Forks, B. C: The
city clerk of Grand Forks requests
the department to examine eight
Doukbabors witb a view to deportation. I bave replied, slating that
you will gives preliminary examin
ation with a view of determining
whether they are deportable. I have
also expressed the opinion that men
having legally entered Canada years
ago have acquired Canadian domi
cile and may oot be deported now.
Enquire and report by mail.—F. C
Blair.
. From the tenor of the above telegram, there does not appear to be
much hope of deportation.
The local immigration inspector
is of tbe opinion that considerable
time would bave been saved if tbe
resolution had been referred to him
in the first place. Then he could
have made bis investigations and reported his findings to A. L, Jolliffe,
Vancouver, commissioner of immigration and colonization for the Pacific district, wbo would have taken
the matter up with tbe immigration
department at Ottawa. Tbat is,
presumably, the manner in wbich
tbe question of deportation of the
eight Doukhobors will now be
handled.
Meeting of Board
of School Trustees
All the trustees were present at
the regular meeting of the school
board last nigbt witb the exception
of Mr. Davis.
Arrangements were made to
change tbs school route so as to enable tbe vehicle to pick up children
at Mr. McCurdy'scorner.
There were twenty applicants for
the position of school janitor. J. 9.
McLauchlan received tbe appointment.
The resignation of Miss O'Brien
from the cenUal school teaching
staff was accepted. Miss Griffith
was appointed to fill the vaoancy.
The board decided nol to proceed
with the repairs to tbe Central
school owing to the high figures of
the tenders.
The board decided to allow tbe
children access to tbe basement in
the morning and at all times in tbe
day during inclement weather. Tbe
girls will be perrpitted to use tbe
school lawn for recreation purposes.
HARVESTING
THE APPLE CROP
[HHRIMENTAI, FARMS NOTK ]"
VVe must remember that many
towns in the Pacific Northwest de
pend on the appl'p crop for their
existence and it heboves'us to mak'
sure that the crop is well h irvested
and safely stond from incleme.t1
we ither conditions. When an apple
stops growing it has attained its perfection, and if by ov^rwatering o*
heavy rains it is induced to take up
too much moisture, waterenre maj*
start, which not only ruins the
quality of the pple hut also very
materially spoils its keeping proper
tieB It will readily be seen then,
tbat i definite date should be set to
have our picking done. From many
years'experience in the Okanagan
we find tbat a safe date to pick to is
"all off by the 15th of October."
Some growers have riticized this as
being too early, but we have found
all apples well matured by that
time and tbey have kept well in
storage. We have also seen many
apples picked after that date spoil
in storage from watercore and over-
maturity. We have Been apples left
on to color up a little more deteriorate very badly in storage, have no
flavor, turned quite mealy and,
compared witb apples tbat have not
so colored but picked earlier, very
much inferior. So, in hrder to keep
up the high standard of our apples
we must give thought to an early
harvest. If the supply of boxes is
short or for any reason not available, don't stop picking if the season
is well advanced; get some hay,
straw or anything to put on tbe
ground and pile tbe apples on it,
coveriug them witb sacks and throwing some hay or straw over tbem to
keep them from the weather. When
apples are picked io boxes during
tbe heat of the day it is well to al
low them to cool off before storing
tbem in Urge piles close together.
If the weather is fine, allow them to
stand in tbe orchard all night and
haul early in the morning. When
storing apples for home use see tbat
the ventilation is good, as apples
sweat wben picked and, when badly
ventilated, are liable to deteriorate in
flavor and keeping quality. Elimi
nale the culls at harvest time. If
tbey bave a value store them at
home and work them off later.
Give the No. l's your firat consideration; get them safely on the mar
ket. Tbe safest test of a cull apple
is, if there is a shadow of a doubt
in your mind wben the apple comes
in your hand whether it is good
enough to send to the packing
house don't waste time by turning
over three or four times; let il go in
tbe culls.—R. H. Helmer, Superintendent Summerland, B. C.
Joint Installation .
of K. of P. Officers
A joint installation of officers of
tbe Grand Forks and Greenwood
Knights of Pythias lodges was held
in Greenwood Wednesday night.
Grand Forks—CC, D. C. Manly;
V.C., Chas. Mudg?;  Prelate,   Jobn
The Chef :-Too Many Cooks Don't Spoil This Cook
This clever cartoon is based on one of the most discussed  Academy
pictures by Sir William Orpen.
DAMAGED BY FIRE
Loss Estimated at $30,-
000—Operation of the
Plant Will Not Be Interfered With
Damage estimated at $30,000 was
done to a portion of the plant of the
Granby Consolidated Mining &
Smelting company at Anyox on
Wednesday night, when fire destroyed the roof .of the ore bins.
The Vancouver office of the company has not been advised aB to
bow tbe blaze started, but is in a
position to announce that the outbreak has not interfered wfih operations.
The fire was under control in an
hour owing to Uie united efforts of
the fire department and citizens, who
prevented the Hames spending to
tbe smelter.
The Granby company and tbe
Miami company in the United
States are said to be the only two
extensive copper properties operating on the North American continent during the depression in the
copper market.
Ever at the Salute
Everybody—including the dogs
of Edinburgh—knew Dr." John
Brown, and as he passed along the
streets, his smiles and nods and
friendly words radiated in every direction.
He did not often raise his hat, an
omission which a writer in the
Cornhill Magazine says the gentleman explained in this way:
"My nods," he said, "are on the
principle that my hat is chronically
lifted, at least to women."
Deifying Dullness
An interesting story in E. V. Lucas' recent book, entitled "The Second Post," throws a charming light
on Sir. Walter Scott's genuine getiial-
ty of soul.
Scolt was liable to great intrusions
of every kind. A stupid, chattering fellow got at him by a letter,and
stayed a week at Abbotsford. He
was a great bore, and two other
visitors were obliged one day to retire to a window to avoid laughing
outright. Sir Walter hobbled up
to tbem.
"Come, come, young gentlemen,"
said he, "be more respectful. I assure you it requires no small talent
to bea decided bore."
The concrete   basement for  the
central fruit packing house on Win
nipeg avenue is now nearing   com
pletion.
News of the City
The Salvation Army Silvsr Band,
consisting of thirty-five pieces,
which is new making a tour from
Calgary to the coast, will be in
Grand Forks next Thursday, July
21, and will give a free open air
concert in the evening. If desired,
the band will also play at any hospital or other public institution
While no definite place has yet
been selected for the concert, it is
probable that it will be held on tbe
cou.t house lawn. Arrangements
are now under way for they enter
taiument of the members of the
band while they are in tbe city by
the citizens,
Forks on Tuesday last, Rev. W.   P.
Hunt performing the ceremony
and   Mis.   Moen   will   make   th
home   on   tbeir ranch in the North
Fork district.
M COLLECTIONS
C. E. Barnes, organizer of the
Okanagan United Growers, Limited,
addressed the members of the Grand
Forkt Cooperative Growers Exchange in the Davis hall Monday
evening. Mr. Barnes went ex
haustively into tbe fruit situation
botb in this country and in the
States. He laid particular stress on
the nacessity of complete cooperation in the marketing of the fruit
crop. At the close of the meeting
practically all the fruit growers present signed a live years' agreement
to sell exclusively through the
Graud Forks Cooperative (.rowers'
Kxcbange and tbe Okanagan United
Growers.
VV, Groves, consulting engineer
for tbe Grand Forks irrigation district, will ret urn to Kelowna tomorrow night A report embodying the
result ol the rurvey and an estimated cost of the system will, it is ex
peeled, he submitted to the board of
trustees in a few daya.
A number of people from this
city attended the government auc
tion sale in Phoenix on Wednesday.
The sule is reported to have been a
success, and everything was Bold
with the exception of the beating
plants and the opera house  chaires.
Work was started yesterday on
altering Mr. Mclnnes' warehouse
on Bridge street intu a storeage
warehouse for the local liquor vendor. A small brick office building,
with plate-glass front, will be erected in front of the warehouse.
R. D. Duffield this week purchased a ten-acre tract of land south
of the city from H. W. McLennan,
paying $2500 for it. Mr. Duffield
reeently arrived here from California
and purchased J. H. Jackson's ten-
acre ranch.
Miss Mary Somers, who will be
remembered by all the old timers of
the city, died in Hardisty, Alta., on
July 1.
J. A. McKelvie, of Vernon, M.P.
for Yale-Cariboo, wae in the city
yesterday looking over tbe situation
in Conservative circles.
J. A. McCallum is confined to tbe
Grand Forks hospital b/ illness.
THE WEATHER
A business transaction of considerable importance was made on
Tuesday, when Sam Matthews sold
bis First street garage to I). McPherson, C.P.R. agent at Greenwood. Mr. McPherson will take possession of the property as soon as he
can get relieved from' his duties at
Greenwood. Mr. Matthews says he
will ontinue to make hia residence
iu this city.
Rev. J. 11. Robertson, accompanied by his wife, returned to the
city on Saturday for a month'B
visit. Mr. Robeetson was the first
ordained minister of Knox Presbyterian church here. During his stay
in the city he will conduct union
services in the Presbyterian and
Methodist churches.
Miss Viola Pell and George Moen,
two popular young people of this
city, were married at tbo bome of
tbe bride's parents in West Grand
$10,000 Added to Sinking
Fund for Maturing Debentures—New Scheme
for Care of Cemetery
The following is the minimum
and maximum temperature for each
day during the past week, as recorded by the government thermometer on W. G. Elliott's ranch:
Max. Min.
July    7—Thursday  87 51
8—Friday    82 .50
9—Saturday  79 45
10- Sunday  81 42
11—Monday    85 45
12—Tuesday  87 47
13—Wednesday.. 89 62
14   Thursday  83 49
Inches
Rainfall  0.00
Contractors Are Making Gocd Progress on
Cascade-Rossland Roud
W. T. Gwyer, of Pentictoo, district road engineer, who inspected
road work in thu Boundary last
week, stated that the contractors
were making good progress on tbe
CascadeeRossland section of the
transprovincial highway.
Tbe Davis contract for tho lirst
six miles west of Ross'and was
finished June 30, and final approval
has been given. Tbe entire distance
between Rossland and Cascade is
about forty-one miles. From the
west end of the Davis contract tbere
is a gap of twenty miles. From tbat
point the Tierney contract extends
for fifteen miles to Christina creek,
near Cascade. This eontract is now
being pushed from the western end
eastward. With the axception of
one mile all the clearing bas been
done for a mile and a half.
Mr. Gwyer expects that ihe coutract
will be finished by the end of September. Strong pressure, it is
claimed, has been brought to bear
on the dspartment to proceed with
the twenty-mile gap between tbe
Tierney and Davis contracts. When
this stretch is completed the highway will be ready for traffic between
the Boundary and Nelson and Bal
! four.
The mayor and all the aldermen
were present at the regular meeting
of the city council on Monday evening.
An offer of $300 for three lots near
the Great Northern depot was made
by J. Carson. The offer was accepted and Mr. Carson was promised
water service provided he would
stand the ditching expinse.
A map of tbe propored sidetrack
to tbe packing nouse was submitted
by tbe Graud Forke Cooperative
Exchange. Approved.
The chairman of tbe finance committee reported tbat the collection
of taxes had been satisfactory; $10,-
0i)0 had been placed in the sinking
fund for tbe redemption of bonds
maturing in tbe near future.
The rate of wages for unskilled
labor on city work was reduced
from 50c to 45c per hour, commencing on July 15.
The chairman of the cemetery
and parks committee reported that
satisfactory progress was being
made in cleaning the cemetery of
graBB and weeds. He also submitted
a plan for the annual care of graves
by the city. He had already taken
the matter up with a number of
persous interested. His proposition
is, tbat relatives or friends of departed be invited to contribute a
certain sum each year to a cemetery
fund, and that the city employ a
cemetery earetaker during the summer months.
Total Population for
Canada  9,23i>,000;
West Shows Increase
Winnipeg, July 11.—The Tribune
carries the following from its Ottawa
correspondent today:
A preliminary estimate of the
census department released today
placed the 1921 population of Canada at 9,235,000, witb all provinces
except Nova Scotia showing subn
stantial gains, tbe grand total for
the decade since 1911 being augmented by 2,029,000.
According to the same figures,
Western Canada's population tbis
year is 2,893,192 persons, as against
the 1911 figures of 1,888,5*3, This
includes Manitoba, Saskatchewan,
Alberta and British Columbia.
Planned for His Exit
Au air of assurance distinguished
the jaunty young man who had appeared in answer to an advertisement for a clerk; but his manner did
commend bim to the leather merchant.
"Is there a good opening bere for
a young man who keeps his wits
about bim and doesn't care to begin
at tbe bottom of the ladder?" asked
the applicant, beforo the merchant
had an opportunity to speak.
"Yes," he replied, after a comprehensive survey of his jaunty
visitor, "there is. A thoughtful
carpenter, foreseeing tbe appearance
of just such young men, provided a
good opening in the middle of that
left-hand wall. Kindly make use
of it."
R. M. McLeod and H. H. Henderson, who recently purchased Mr.
Bailey's grocery business, took pos*
session of the property today. THE   SUN,   GRAND  FORKS,   B. 0.
AN INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER
Q. A. EVANS. EDITOR AHD PUBLISHER
SUBSCRIPTION RATES—PAYABLE IN ADVANCE
One Year (in Canada and Great Britain) $1.00
One Year (in the United States)    1.50
Addres- * " —-~ Nations to
Tuk Guano Fours Sun,
PiioNK 101R Grand Forks, B. C.
OFFICE:    COLUMBIA AVENUE AND LAKE STREET.
auto camper, but when he flourishes in the
United States, he soon springs up in Canada,
and to invite him by special facilities is an opportunity of which the most progressive communities will not be neglectful.
FRIDAY, JULY 15, 1921
The critics of the Oliveradministration have
not injured it up to date.
There is too much jubilation over President Harding's proposed disarmament scheme.
The delegates to the conference may fight
among themselves. We prematurely celebrated
thc -advent of the league of nations, and this
time we intend to reserve our fireworks unti
the nations actually beat their swords into
pruning hooks.
With a government liquor store, a whole
sale liquor sto.ie, and a modern irrigation sys
tern in our midst and in our immediate vicin
ity, we do not expect to hear many complaints
iu the future about Grand Forks being in the
dry belt.
Ontario inaugurated her bone-dry regime
this week. An M.P. after their names has
now no attractions for some of the politicians
ni the partially wet provinces.
If the P.-W. comet is responsible for the
present heat wave, we intend to start on an
Arctic expedition the next time she approaches the earth.
In Wisconsin this week the governor signed
i law giving the women equal rights with the
nen in every particular. We presume that
i bis means that they havo a right to raise
ibeir hats when they meet their gentlemen
fiiends on the street.
Just as there is a potential statne in every
block of marble, so there is an ideal self in
overy man. Be, then, the the sculptor of your
o vn character.
At a crossroad it is better to sound your
horn and put your foot on the brake than to
step on the accelerator and try to beat the
other fellow across.
THERE IS ONLY ONE
GENUINE ASPIRIN
Only Tablets with "Bayer Crow'
are Aspirin—No others I
Reformers have often advocated the com
munal kitchen, in the interests of economy
and labor saving. Why, it has been asked,
should a street of fifty houses have flfty kitchen fires alight, causing much unnecessary work
and dirt, when one kitchen fire might serve
for the whole group. The present coal shortage, says the London Daily Chronicle, has
made the question more acute, and in many
districts the baker's shop has already become
communal kitchen. Other districts, where
bakers are less enterprising, have solved the
problem in their own way by arranging that
one house does all the cooking for a group of
neighbors on one day, another house takes its
turn on another day, and so on. Ponding the.
arrival of the communal kitchen as a feature
of our social life, there is room for many such
experiments.
If you don't see the
•n the tablets,  refuse them
ir Cro»l'
they ara
Spending youth in a way to make old age
miserable; how strange that so foolish a course
should be so often taken.
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen is once more at the head
of a Chinese republican government with its
capital at Canton. The attempts to bring
about a peaceful union between the republican
reformers of the south and the military aristocracy of the north have failed. Dr. Sun and
his party are convinced that nothing is to be
hoped from Peking; that the government there
is so corrupt and incapable that it con not
long maintain even a nominal existence, aud
that when it "falls China will become a mere
vassal of Japati unless the republicans of the
south are organized to Iced the movement for
national freedom. Dr. Wu Ting-fang, formerly
Chinese minister at Washington, is foreign
minister of the Canton government. He has
already sent messages to the nations of the
world asking them to recognize it as the true
government of China.
You tell tne there ore many un
pleasant things trouhling you in tbe
place you work, lf you can an
ewer without betraying a secret,
would you mind telling me it you
ever heard of velvet being used sue
cessfolly as a substitute for sandpaper? Tbe unpleasBUt, tbe hard,
the trying, the temper testing, are
tbe sandpaper aids that smooth you
off, tbat fit you to shoulder bigger
responsibilities and to resist more
trying troubles later on. So be
'thankful for tbe sandpaper.
A practice that has developed stronly across
tlie line is that of motor campihg tours, says
the Toronto Mail and Empire. The automo
bile party sets out for a ramble of a week or a
in inth, carrying small tents, and other camp
equipment. Instead ol payiug $5 for a room
per night at hotels, the roadside is utilized as
sleeping quarters. Sometimes the car is fitted
up. But tho cost of travel this way is small,
and exceed ngly enjoyable outings are possible. Train trips can not possibly compete
with Lhe motor tour as a means of seeing a
li'iiited area of country. The motor tent party
is becoming an institution. The more enterprising cities and towns in the States are turning the "rage" to their own account. Springfield, Mass., has an outdoor kitchen in a tent
pirk. In California the forestry service provides electric lighting, garbage receptacles,
benches, fireplaces, etc. Santa Barbara has a
community park, with full services, for which
a small charge is made. Fredonia, N. Y., has
provided special facilities. In fact, every progressive city and town will in a year or two
lind the need of auto camp sites as pressing
as having a railway station. More traffic may
enme and go out via these camps than by tho
station in the summer months. After all, is it
not a healthy development? The high hotel
charges in the cities are a terror, to travellers
of moderate meaps. From $5 to $10 per night
for *a room is only for plutocrats and those
who want to get poor quickly. The traveller
who wants so see things by rail has hardly an
alternative to patronage ofthe hotels, but the
motor tourist who can tuck himself up in a
sleeping bag, or make a rough bed on top of
a canvas escapes the principal cost. He has
only his gasoline, tire, or other car expense,
and simple meals which he himself ean pre
pare. If the motor car is an expense in many
ways, it can be made an economy in this way.
And no more delightful way of spending a
holiday can be found than sight-seeiug around
this csuntry or in the United States. Canadian
cities wnd towns have not seen  much  of the
Be not among those who find use for the
rake after they have used the broom.
During the five months of active participation in the fighting in France nearly fifty
thousand Ameaicans were killed in battle, but
in the same year some four thousand persons
were killed while crossing the street or walk-
iug on some peaceful country road; and that
form of slaughter continues and increases year
after year. In the number of casualties that it
causes carelessness is as terrible as war,
Did you ever notice that those who change
their minds often never seem to get a good
one in the process?
Plenty of unknown regions still exist for
the explorer. Even Brazil has thorn. The
government of that country has latoly appro
priated ten thousand dollars toward tho expenses of an expedition which is to traverse
tho eleventh parallel of latitudo between the
Araguaya and Madeira rivers in tho great
great state of Matto Grosso.
Some men go thaough" life thinking that
they are express trains, whereas they are only
engines running light.
The roads of the world will have to be rebuilt before they can withstand the wear and
tear of automobile traffic, according to the
statement of a prominent road engineer. The
old macadam road is adapted to horse drawn
vehicles, but the automobiles tear it to pieces.
Some kind of a bituminous binder must be
used to hold the materials of the road together.
New York is experimenting with eighteen
different bituminous preparations on a piece of
roadway, each kind laid by a contractor who
believes in it. It is hoped that out of the
eighteen, at least one may be found which
will be satisfactory.
not Aspirin at all.
Insist on genuine "Bayer Tablets of
Aspirin" plainly stamped with the safety
"Bayer Cross''—Aspirin prescribed by
physicians for nineteen yearn and proved
safe by millions for Headache, Toothache, Earache, Rheumatism, Lumbago,
Colds,   Neuritis,   and   Pain   generally.
Handy tin boxes of 12 tablets—also
larger "Bayer" packages. Made in
Canada.
Aspirin is the trade mark (registered
in Canada), of - Bayer Manufacture of
Monoaceticacldester of Salicylicacid.
While it is well known that Aspirin
means Bayer manufacture, to assist the
public against imitations, the Tablets of
Bayer Company,
with   their
"Bayer Cross,
Ltd., will be stamped
trade   mark,   ths
If all of us would bear ih mind
tbat happiness is from within and
not from without, there would be a
wellspring of joy in nvery heart and
the sun shine forever.
Padlock Safety Paper,for private
bankebecks, kept in stock by The
Sun Job Department.
o
E. G. HENNIGER
Grain, Hay
Flour and Feed
Lime and Salt
Cement
and
Plaster
Poultry Supplies
Grand Forks,B»C.«
PLANT B. C. GROWN TREES ONLY
THE BRITISH COLUMBIA NURSERIES GO., LTD.
Havo by careful and efficient management built un a large
business during the past ten years, and uie tho la.igcst
growers of nursery stock in Western Canada.
A LARGE ASSORTMENT of very One Fruit Trees and
Small Fruit Piahts are now growing in our Nurteriua at
Sardis, which are being offered to planters at very Reason-
able Prices.
THE QUALITY of these trues and plants are of high oiddr.
being propagated from specially .st.li.ctcd trees uf known
productiveness.
Wo arge glowing a very fine lot of Hoses of  leading   va-
* rieties which have Mooni'd this mmmhi in the Nurseiiiis ai.d
will  give goud results   when   transplanted' in your gulden
or lawn.
We Solicit Correspondence from ihtendinu planter* snd
urge the placing orders early in thc season. WRITE TODAY
Address
The British Columbia Nurseries Co. Ltd
Sardis,-B.C. Depm'tKii-ti^C:
Salesmen Wanted.   Terms Liberal.
Mpi.tinn th" ".Sun"' when writing.
THE WHITE IS KING
Of all present-day Sewing Machines.
Why buy* a machine at which you have
to sit in an awkward position, when you
may just as well have one with which it
is a pleasure to sew? The White Rotary
Sit-Strate is just the machine yjj want.
Sold on easy montj-ly payments by*
o7Willer CBb Gardner
Complete Home 'Furnishers
PTOMKTRY AND
the benefits accrued
from its practice is
the greatest small-cost
blessing *n the world.
When any other part of
our nature apparatus
fails to perform its especial functions it costs considerable money to get
any relief. When you no
longer enjoy clear-sightedness our optometrist
can locate your eye weakness and furnish you with
the glasses that will
bring back your sight.
Satisfactory moderately
priced service.
J. C. TAYLOR
Jeweller and Optieian
Bridge Street Grnnd Forks |
Value of Telephone
Service
From near neighbor to distant cities
and villages, thousands of slender highways made alive by speech converge
within the small compass of your telephone. The ears of people are within your
call; their voices are within your hearing.
Telephone service cannot be estimated
by usual values. Imagine how complete
a revision of living and working would
have to be made if the telephone ceased
to operate. The miracle of the telephone
is realized at all times, and its ceaseless
service puts its value almost beyond price.
BRITISH COLUMBIA
TELEPHONE COMPANY
Oftentimes thore is heroism in  being will-
.ng to play your own simple part in the game.
S. T. HULL
Established 1910
Real Estate and Insurance
Rail-lent A Kent Grinul Forki Townilte
S|        .  .     Company, Limited .,
Farms     Orchards     City Property
Agent! at' Nelion, Calgary, Winnipeg md
otber Prairie polnti. Vancouver Asronts:
PENDER INVESTMENTS
RATTENBUHY LANDS LTD.
Bttabllshecl In .'.UO. wc are In a poiillon to
lurniah reliable information concerning thli
diatrlct.
Writ* tor (ree literature.
C.V. Meggitt
Real Estate nnd Insurance
ORCHARDS. VAHM   I.ANDH   AND CITY
PROPERTY
gxuellenl fu< iIi11«•»t,,t tolling your furmi
Wnhnvo agouti  at   ull    Uodll and  I'rulrle
P.iinll
It'll CARRY Atl'I'OMOHII.K INSURANCE.
DKALEH IN POLES, POSTS AND TIBS,
AND FARM PRODUCE
Reliable inform-111011 roxardlux thli iliitret
cheerfully furnlihed. We Hollolt your 111-
(lillrle..
Yale Barber Shop
Razor Honing a Specialty"
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Yalb Hotel, First Street
Tbose wishing neat sign, painting
to ornament tneir business places
should call on W. P. O'Connor, a
returned soldier.
Job Printing at The Sun office a
practically the same pricea as before
the big war.
GRAND FORKS
Transfer Company
DAVIS 8 HANSEN, Prop.
City Ba«jiaii«' and General
Transfer
Coal,  Wood and  Ice
for Sale
Office  at  R.  F.  Petrle's Store
Phone 64
AUTO LIVERY
AT TODI
SERVICE
Modern Rigs and Good
Horses at All Hours at
the
Model Livery Barn
M, H. Barns, Prop.
Phone 68 Second Street TBE   SUN,   GRAND   FORKS,   B. C.
INTERESTING    SCENES    FROM   MANY    PARTS   OF   THE    WORLD
aYC0v*rttiYe>erc.t**% |
ffl$3^!$$i^&
.:*.*.,;
(1) A sign of coal scarcity In England.      '"T"
(2) Rhoda Mary Cavill, three year old daughter of
"Dick" Cavill, world's champion swimmer, is the
youngest diver and swimmer in the world. The tiny
swimmer has a record of 440 yards. Baby Rhoda
weighs 48 lbs. Rhoda's sister and two brothers are
also good swimmersr    i
(3) Sir James Craig, Premier of Ulster, with Lady
Craig; front row on right is Mrs. Mulholland; at
back left to right are: Mr. R. McBride, Mr. R. M.
Andrews, Hon. H. Mulholland and Mr, T, W.
McMullan.
(4) Oyer 400 children recently sailed on board the
Canadian Pacific Liner Minnedosa from Liverpool
for Canada. Included in this number wero a party
of 57 boys and girls from Father Hudson's Home,
Birmingham, who were going to St. George's Home,
Ottawa. Photo shows a number of the boys in
Father Hudson's party.
(5) Dempsey keeping fit for his fight with Carpentier. Jack having a work-out with the coast light-,
weighter Joe Benjamin at his training quarters.
(0) Peasants of upper Silesia in Sunday dresB.
(7) Tex Rickard on left, promoter of the Dempsey-
Carpcntior fight. Cafpentier and Dcschamps at Eb-
bet's Field, Brooklyn, N.Y.
(8) Genevieve Ward, England's oldest actress: she
celebrated her 84th birthday recently. To mark tho
event she played the role ol Queen in "Richard III."
She is an American by birth.
(9) A Canadian sister of the missionary siBtors of
the Immaculate Conception (Outremont, Montreal),
with Chinese leper woman, Slieklung, China. These
sisters whoBe lives are devoted entirely to this work
take care of over nine hundred lepers in one of their
establishments,
Shrines   and Churches   of   Quebec
?PH.GRlMA«fc
AT ST. ANNE
DE bEAUPRE
»"**«.
W
convttrts.v ,.-  ..--.»
Iks-*-^
Lr.!
._feJ^!
m
Quebec, through her shrines and
.hurches, proclaims that she was
born and ored in the fold of the
Roman Catholic Church, To-day,
nearly three centuries since the
Cross and Lilies of France were
planted on the hills above the St.
Lawrence, the religious institutions
then founded still flourish. Soft-
footed nuns, cowled monks and flat-
hatted priests are met on every
hand as they go about their duties.
Always the cross ia in evidence—
crude wayside shrines along the
country roads and great golden
crosses upon oity spires.
Quebec City majf be called the
heart of this ehureh in America for
there |s its Westminster, Notre
Dam.* de la Paix, commonly .known
as the Basilica. It was founded in
1646 and holds the remains of nearly every Bishop of Quebec, also
other ecclesiastics and notable pioneers. In the Ch*pel of the Ursj-
lina Ow—it bui** a votive  lam».
fe>
the flamo of which has burned un-
dlmmed through peace and war
since it was lighted in 1717. Under
this chapel rests Montcalm, France's
defender of the City of Hills.
In a square among the little
houses of Lower Town stands the
unpretentious church of Notre Dame
des Victoires, near the site where
stood Champlain's house. A beautiful custom is maintained by the
Franciscan Sisters' Convent in its
office of perpetual adoration with
two white robed nuns ever kneeling
b&fore the altar.
The most widely known Quebec
shrine is that of Ste. Anne de
Beaupre in the little town of the
same name, connected with Quebec
City by electric tram and motorway. This shrine, built in fulfillment of a vow made in lG.'O by
storm-harassed sailors to Ste. Anne,
the mother of the Virgin, Is famed
for its cures. Each summer pilgrims
by thousands, from far and near,
kneel before the miracle -working
shrine.
Montreal, too, has its celebrated
churches and shrines. Its Cathedral
of Notre Dame, a $6,000,000 edifice,
contains a bronze St. Peter which
: grims travel far to kiss. Notre
Dame Hen Secours has a unique
chapel built above its roof, a replica
of a miraculous structure at Lor-
etto on the Adriatic, while thc Virgin in Our Lady of Lourdes»Chureh
is ingeniously illuminated and the
shrine under the church is fitted
like that of the famous Grotto at
Lourdes   in   France.    -
At   Ste.   Anne's   on  thc   western
end    of   the    island    of   Montreal,
stands an ancient edifice, once the
westernmost  church   in   Canada, at
| whose    altar   knelt    explorers   and
iroyagcurs    ere   committing    them-
jsclvch  to  the perils of the  wilder*
I ness beyond. THE   StJN,   GRAND   FORKS,
News of the City
Miss Rena Ross, who has been
teaching school near Revelstoke, is
spending her vacation with her parents in this city.
Mrs. W. Hadden aod Miss A.
McEwen returned last night from a
visit to Bellingham and Vancouver.
GREEN
FORELTS
Mr. and Mrs. Sam Matthews and
and Mrs. F. Petersen returned Sunday from  a motor trip to Spokane
MEAN MORE
Fred Kussell,Frank Larama,Chas.
Thompson and L. Fisher have returned from a motor trip to Seattle.
Col. A. H. Myatt and W. Adam,
auditors Dominion sales tax, were
in the on Saturday and Monday.
Payrolls
Fish
Employment
WARNING
The City Council have fixed the
following hours for garden and lawn
sprinkling from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.; and
from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., "and no person
sball use such water except through
a hose with a nozzle thereon (except
where spray is used), and such nozzle
shalj not be larger than 3-16 of an
inch."
JOHN A. HUTTON,
City Clerk.
>
Miss Marjorie Mann, of Vancouver, is visiting her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Robert Mann, in this city.
Eric, Herbert and Ian Clark are
spending their scho*>l vacation witb
relatives in New Westminster.
Mrs. B. Lequime, of Midway, was
the guest of Mrs. M. Leamy for a
few days this week.
Miss Uuby Smith bas returned
home after spending a few weeks
with friends in Greenwood.
Hoy Uit'bie, of Cascade, is now
working in the grocery department
of Davis' store.
For Sale—Cart aud harness. Call
on 1). Feighner, or address P. 0.
Box 124, city.
BURNT
FORESTS
MEAN LESS
Crops
Recreation
Game
MORAL—Be Careful With Fire
The days are getting shorter and
the water in the Kettle river is gradually falling.
George and Harry ArmBori left
yesterday for a short visit to Penticton.
ANNOUNCEMENT
To the Citizens of Grand Forks and District:—
We beg to announce that we have taken over the grocery
business formerly conducted by Mr. E. Bailey, and solicit a
continuance of your patronage. We will endeavor to please
our customers by carrying only fresh groceries, which we
will sell at right prices. "Service and Quality" will be our
motto. I
THE CITY GROCERY
R. M. McLEOD H. H. HENDERSON
She Learned Something
One thing about the professor's
lecture at the village hall, on "The
Wonders of the Human Body,"
seemed to Mre. Goppinger to be not
quite clear, and after her return
home ahe wae still pondering upon
it.
"I understood everything he told
us about the nerves and the way
they act, and all that," she said,
"and how we couldn't got along
without them, but I just could not
understand why he called that part
of the brain where the nerves all
center the Sarah Bellamy. Was
Sarah Bellamy the name of the
woman doctor or surgeon who discovered it? I can't seem to find anything about her in the dictionary."
The prince of Monaco, now in the
United States, notes two surprising
and contrasting effects of the war-
it has made the serious-minded per
sons more serious minded than  before  and   the light-headed   more
light-headed.   "Everywhere I go,"
he says, ''people ate dancing wildly
and other people are hungering after
science and learning. Two reactions,
the flippant and the spiritual, ar e
running through life."
City Property For Sale
Applications for immediate purchase of Lots
and Acreage owned by the Gity, within the
Municipality, are invited.
Prices:—From $25.00 per lot upwards.
Terms:—Gash and approved payments.
List of lots and prices may be seen at the
Gity Office.
JOHN A. HUTTON.
Gity Clerk.
MDB THEBB ON CLEVELAND
IT brings the whole country for miles around within easy reach.
Have you seen the new models'? They're as graceful as swallows! As
bright as new coin! As weatherproof as a duck? Automobile Steel
Bearings. Frame of English Seamless Steel Tubing. Hard Maple
Rims. Hercules l.rako. Everything complete. Real Quality. Real
Value. Easy Terms. We are tbe peoplejto mount you right.
J. R. MOOYBOER SBSS&r£&ft%
Opon Saturday Evenings Till 10 o'Clock
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
0.   V.   Meggitt made
Oaeeuwood on Wednesday
a trip to
F. B. Lucas, of Vernon, who will
be manager of the new packing
house, has arrived in the city witb
his wife aud family.
Mrs, .Marshall and her daughter,
Miss L. Meakes, of Lestock, Sask.,
have been guests at the home of
Mrs. Marshall's son, City Electrician
Meakes.
Miss Ida DeCew, of Vancouver, is
visiting friends in the city.
A prominent western judge says:
"Itis time to revert to the good old
principle of punishment in the home
and then thare will be less punishment to be done in the courts."
Kingston, Ont., girls of twelve and
thirteen years of age, it appears,
have been going to school wearing
socks that leave their legs bare above
the knee. Tbis garb has been the
subject of much comment on the
part of the teachers, and recently in
one of the public schools the principal requested that the larger girls
come to class more modestly garbed
The request raised tbe ire of some of
some of the parents, who intimated
that it was their business and not
that of the principal how their
daughters were clad when they at
tended school.
GREBNWOOD    DISTRICT « HIGHWAY
BRIDGE OVER KETTLE RIVER
AT WESTBRIDUE
TKNDBKS endorsed ''Tender lor
Bridge at Wentbridge" will be received
the Honourable the Mlniater of Public
OKAI.BI)
9   Brldtr
)to Noon of Saturday, the 16th day
81, for the erection of a Highway
How the Immigrant is Received in Canada
Worka u'.
of July,10..,.... ... 	
Bridge over the Kettle River at Westbridge.
All timber and Iron for the span and cement
for the abutments will be supplied to the
Contractor.
Plant, Specifications, ete., mar be obtained
upon depositing live (5) dollara os aeeurlty for
return of Plana, eto., nt the office of the undersigned and at the Dlltrlot Engineer's
Office. Pentlcson, and at tbe Government
Agent'a Office, Qrand Forks, on and after the
1th July. 1821.
Each proposal must be accompanied by an
accepted bank Cheque or Cereifieate of deposit made par ii bio to the Honourable the
Minister of Public works for the sum of five
(5) per cent ol the amount of tender.
The lowest or any tender not necessarily
accepted.
P. PHILIP,
Public Worka Engineer.
Department of Public Works.
Parliament Buildings,
Victoria, B. C,
Sune 88th, 1921.
The Canadian Pacific Liner Melita Brings Thousands of Immigrants.
The writer has recently put him
■elf in the place of an Immigrant,
truvellinR with a shipload up thc
St. Lawrence from Futher Point to
Quebec; joining the procession down
the gangway to thn big Government
Immigration Hall; watching then,
pass in review before customs officers, Health Department doctors
and inspectors, and experiencing tlie
Services rendered by a number of
helpful voluptary agencies at thc
port of disembarkation, while standing by tho money changers and
ticket sellers and finally boarding
an immigrant train bound for the
West.
And this is how the immigrant is
received in Canada; courteously.
fairly, helpfully, expeditiously—that
Is, all except the few who ignorantly
or wilfully have disregarded the
regulations and must needs be firmly dealt with, for the sake of Canada
aa well as themselves.
The laat leg of the ocean journey
is made over one of the most beautiful rivers in the world and amid
the attractive scenery of the white
little French Canadian villages and
a background of their long narrow
farms and the farther hills of blue.
The St. Lawrence makes a dramatic
approach to the newcomer to Canada. All are eagerly drinking in the
scene, facing with keen anticipation
the new land for which they are
heading, in some cases fulfilling the
dreams of a lifetime; in others, It is
a home-coming after a visit to the
motherland and the old folks at
home.
Qroisc  Isle   mutt,  however,   be
reckoned with, the quarantine station of tho Government. If the passengers have a clean bill of health
from thc ship's doctors, there is lit
tic delay, for again Canada must be
safeguarded from possible plague or
pestilence.   The groat adventure for
most reaches a dramatic climax at
old Quebec, so rich In history and
romance, the eastern gateway to fl
•ountry of half-a-contlnent.
The Corsican lands at the St
Louis Embankment, with the Tunisian nnd the Melita following clos»
behind—three great C. P. R. liners
carrying nearly two thousand immi-
rants all in a forenoon. Soon al1
is excitement. From deep holds
emerge masses of baggage of every
conceivable type ana size, while
from deck after deck pour forth the
human stream from many lands and
speaking a babel of tongues. Canada is still the great magnet among
the western lands for the fortune
seekers. Every boat officer Is on
his job, as well as every railway official. Everything moves with precision, without friction or delay.
Everybody, moreover, seems eager
to help and to answer sympathetically the flood of questions.
Shipload by shipload the newcomers are guided into the huge
building erected for this purpose.
Soon single file lines form, some
passing the doctors selected by the
Dominion Board of Health, who
watch cloBely for any physical im
pediment serious enough to call for
detention or sending baek. Smaller
rooms with hospital equipment are
available for use.   Other lines, half
amlnatlon, based on the current Government regulations, which are now
pretty stiff. Those who past both
ordeals—and most do, thanks to the
increasingly efficient care taken on
the other sido of the Atlantic,—and
have the magic O.K. on passports
and entrance papers, are free to
enter or re-enter Canada.        a
Down to the big lower floor of the
Immigration Hall the successful ones
next pass. Here, too, is a busy scene.
Helpers from churches and societies
assist in making it easy for these
who are now new-Canadians, in
sending telegrams, getting their
money exchanged and tickets bought,
in locating baggage, in guiding
mothers with babies—and there are
lots of them—to the Red Gross Nursery, and the hungry folk to the lunch
counters and later to the trains that
are in waiting.
Here at the doors are the C. P. R.
men—and the directing official, who
has a big job on his hands in entraining two thousand people in a
few hours, assisted by conductors,
and guards, and guides, all doing
the finest of team work. The immigrant is well received in the land of
his adoption; he is helped on his way
to a full citizenship in this land of
opportunity and wealth for all who
toil and are amenable to its laws.
A final impression is the excellent
co-operation between government,
steamer, railway and all others who
form the reception committee for the
new Canadian. He is given the glad
hand and a warm welcome, nc matter whether he hails from a Bri :'sh
a foreign  land, and  is made
a dozen of them, pass the govern-If eel at home from the hour he lands,
mint inspectors for their civil ex-l—F. Y.
Counter
CheckBooks
We have secured the
agency for Grand
Forks of a large
Western Publishing
House which manufactures a superior
grade of Counter
Check Books—carbon back and carbon
leaf styles.
Prices Are Right
Encourage Western
enterprises and keep
Western money in
the West.
Any Quantity
from 100 up to 2500
books.
The Sun   B
Job Department
Our
Hobby
is
Good
Printing
iroHE value of well-
printed, neat appearing stationery as
a means of getting and
holding desirable business has been amply
demonstrated. Consult us before going
elsewhere.
Wedding invitations
Ball programs
Business cards
Visiting cards
Sh'p" ing tags
Letterheads
Statements
Noteheads
Pamphlets
Price lists
Envelopes
Billheads
Circulars
Dodgers
Posters
Menus
And commercial and
society printing of every
description.
Let us quote you our
prices.
New Type
Latest Style)
Faces
THE HUB—Bring your boot
and shoe repairs to my
shop .for neat and prompt
work. Look for the big
boot.—GEO.   ARMSON
Synopsis of
Land Act Amendments
Minimum   prlo*
to 15 an acre; ■"—■""■' -■-— to
THE SUN
Columbia Avenue and
Lake Street
TELEPHONE
R101
_         of  first-class
reduced to (6
11.60 nn aero.
Pre-emption now confined lo aar-
wed lands only.
Records will be (ranted covering only
land suitable (or agricultural 1
and which la non-timber land.
Partnership pre-emptions al_-	
but parties of not more than four mar
inuti for adjacent pre-emptlona
with Mot residence, but eaeh making
necessary Improvements on respeothre
claims. *,
Pre-emptors must occupy claims foe
Ave years and make Improvements to
value of 110 per acre. Including <"
Ine and cultivation of at least f i
before receiving Crown Grant.
Where pre-emptor in occupation not
lass than I years, and has made proportionate Improvements, be may, because ef Ill-health, or other cause, be
granted Intermediate CertlHcate of Improvement and transfer his claim.
Records without permanent residence may be Issued, provided applicant makes Improvements to extent of
|I33 per annum and records same each
yesr. Failure to moke Improvements
or record same will operate as forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained In
les-i than t yeara, and Improvements
of flt.M per acre. Including S acres
cleared and cultivated, and residence
of at least 2 years are required.
Pre-emptor holding Crown grant
may record another pre-emption, if he
requires land in conjunction with his
farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory Improvements made
and realdence maintained on Crown
granted land. **
Unswayed areas, not exceeding M
acres, may be leased aa homesites;
UU* to be obtained after Mailing residential aad Improvement conditions.
Fttr graslng and Industrial purposes
areas exceeding Mt acres may be
leased by one parson or eompany.
Mill, factory or Industrial alias on
timber land not - exceeding 40 acres
msy be purohased; conditions Include
payment of stumpage.
Natural bay meadows Inaccessible
by existing roads may be purohased
conditional upon construction of a road
to thsm.. Rebate of one-half of cost of
road, not exceeding half of purchase
price, is made.
PICTURES
AMD PICTURE FRAMIH6
Furniture Made to Order.
Also Repairing of all Kinds.
Upholstering Neatly   Don
r. c. McCutcheon
WINNING AVM0I
PRE-EMPTORS'      FREE
ACT.
GRANT*
The sees* of this Act Is salaried te
Include aa parsons Joining and serving with HU^__j*__§5r%!SS. Th.
lime within which the heirs or dovlssss
of a deceased pre-emptor may apply
or title under this iet Is ektenied
from for one year from the death of
auch person, as formerly, unUI one
roar after ths conclusion of ths present
war. This privilege Is also mado retroactive.
No foes relating to pre-emptions ara
emptlons recorded after Jan* M, flu.
Taxes ars remitted for flv* yaimJ.
Provision for return of moneys accrued das and been paid sines August
l, 1911, on account of payments, fees
or taxes on soldiers' pre-emptions.
Interest on agreements to puKfaaa*
town or city lots held by members of
Allied forces, or dependents, acquired
direct or Indirect, remitted from enlistment to March 11. lilt.
SUB-PURCHASERS OP CROWN
LANDS.
Provision made for lasiianiie of
Crown grants to sub-purchasers of
Crown Lands, acquiring rights from
purchasers who failed to complete
purchase, Involving forfeiture, on fulfillment of conditions of purchase, inure:., nnd taxes. Where sub-purchaser:! do not claim whole of Original parcel, purchase price due and taxes may
be distributed proportionately over
whole area. Applications must ke
made by May 1, 1920.
GRAZING.
Oraslng Act, lilt, for systematic
development of livestock Industry provides for grating districts and range
administration under Commissioner
Annual grazing permits Issued based
un numbers ranged; priority for established owners. Stock-owners may
form Associations for range management. Free, or partially free, permits
for Kcith-TH, campers er travellers, up
>o ten head.
NEW HARNESS SHOP
I have opened a new harness shop and am prepared
to make harness to order
and do all kinds of repair
work. Shop equipped with
modern machinery. All work
guaranteed: .
C. A. Crawford
Near Telephone Office

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