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 ���������-       T n rr o * t A  ..**���������  Volume XIII.      Number 18.  HEDIJEY, B.C., THURSDAY, MAY 24.   193 7.  <--������������__������&->  $2.00, In Advance  *9  JflS. CLARKE  _fl/&tch-rr������e*-.I<-.e>r  H-EO"U*E"*k*", B.C.  Clocks and Watches for-Sale. ���������  I    .'. -'  Travel by Auto.^  Call up Phone No., 12  U A good stock of Horses and Bigs on  '    " Hand. ��������� U Orders for- Teaming     ,  ' promptly attended to.  WOOD   FOR   SALEI  PALACE  Liveru, Feed & Sale Stables  Phone 12.  H15DLEY   B. O.  D. J. INNIS  Proprietot  N. TlIOMPS   N PHONE SKVMOOR 5913  MGR. WESTHBN CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd:  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  Offices and'Warehouse, 847-G3 Beatty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  r  Fg. RBRQWN  - British Columbia Land Surveyor  Tel. "\'o. 27 - P. O. Dhaivi-.R 1(50  PENTICTON,  B. C.  ;  F>: W. GREGORY  CIVIL  ENGINEER ANH BH'TISII  -   COLUMBIA LAND SUR A'EVOR  Star Building      -       Princeton  WALTER CLAYTON      " C,   E.   HASKJNR  GLfiyTON & HflSKINS  n.'trristei s,_Solicitor'!, Etc.  -*'"     *"'"*Jr6NV-**S*Tb LOAK  PENTICTON,       -       B. C-  DR. J. L. MASTERS  DENTIST.  OFFICE IN COVERT BLOCK.  Oroville, Wash.  Hotel  HEDLEY,  British Columbia  .        <?���������  x  Grand Union |  X  X  X  X  X   .1  ���������  X  Rates���������$1.50 a Day and Up X  X  First-Class Accommodation.        &,  Bar Stocked with Best Brands j������  of Liquor arid Cigars- j|  A.   WINKLER,  Prp'prietprf-��������� $}  J ���������-      ,."���������-.: ������������������:''��������� 8  All kinds -of-'fresh- and  cured meats always on  hand. Fresh Fish 011  sale   oa'oj'v   Thursday.  &  R.J. EDMOND, Prop.  1   KEREMEOS ITEMS.   |  Dr.*EUiot of Hediey was. in  town on Saturday calling on  his patients.*    -"  Mr:. MacCaulay moved with  his family on Tuesday into the  Milburii, cottage.  Mi\ Chamberlain was in town  on Saturday wearing a happy  smile.    It is a boy.  Mr. Fred Phelps of Fairview  spent Sunday in town; a guest  at tho Hotel Keremeos. .   ���������  Miss Mary Burrell of Okanagan Falls spent the week end  visiting with Mrs. Keeler.  We are glad to see Mrs. F. M.  Wright home again and looking so well after her illness.   ,  Mr. McLean of Summerland,  life insurance _ agent,' was in  town 011 Tuesday on business.  Mrs. A. F. Kirby returned  home from the coast on Wednesday's train after a pleasant  trip.  " ,  Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lindsay  of Okonogan, Wash., spent a  few days last week visiting  with their daughter, Mrs. Tom  Daly.  Messrs. Patten and. Chase left  last week for Similkameen,  where they are busy working  ori'their claims adjoining the  Horn Silver property.  --.Mr. Miner returned from New,  Westminster on Monday's train  and" stated that the new can-  nery company would begin to  build the cannery the first of  next week.     _ -*-���������  The first shipment of lettuce  and radish from Keremeos this  season was made Friday last by  Coloman & '.Co. -This 'is from  two to three weeks later than"  in previous years.  The- lecture given in the Institute room on Friday last on  "Poultry Raising and Dairy  Work" was very interesting.  The Jeelurers wore sent in by  the government under the Women's Institute.  Mr. Verrall returned home  from Princeton on Friday evening, after spending, a few days  with Mr. and Mrs. Frith. He  traveled by the G. N. flyer,  which should have been here  at four o'clock, but_they really  made it by six���������some speed.  The W. M. S. met at the home  of Mrs. F. B. Gibsou ��������� Friday  last with a very good-attendance, The report given by Mrs.  Sheridan from the branch meeting was splotidid itnd very much  enjoyed by all present. R,e-  froshmonts were served by the  hostess.  The Misses Eva and Kay Gibson, Flo and Wn;i. Daly^chapev-  oped by Mrs. "Qrsei*, rode' a'boii t  twenty miles up the Ashhola on  Saturday and spont Sunday, returning home Monday very  much pleased with- the trip.  While there they had the. pleasure of seeing several herds of  mountain sheep, deer, and also  .1  big  bear,   but   the fish were  TOWN AND DISTRICT  Dr. T. ,F. Robinson of Oroville is in town-this week.  - J. 11/ Glass and H. Parrott of  Penticton were in town Monday.  - J.-R. Brown of the-N. P. mine  is in the 'hospital with a very-  bad cold.  N. M. Daly rand H. Sinclair of  Keremeos were visitors in Hediey Tuesday/ ��������� . ;  ....Riley Anderson, of lho J\T. P.  mine returned from a trip to  Oroville yesterday.    *  Mrs.. E. -E. Burr and family  left yesterday "for Princeton  where they .-will reside.  Leo Brotyn left yesterday for  the coast to enlist in a draft for  the Western Universities battalion.'  E. D. Boeing rerurned yesterday, much, improved in health,  after a month spent at Soap  Lake, Wash.'  John Cosgrove is developing  a property 'about three miles  from town in which a local syndicate isintcrested.  Dan McKinnon has bonded  claims on Stirling creek, about  five ."miles from. tQAvn-. Particulars will be given later."  Your Free Minor's Licence  expires the 31st May. Don't  overlook this bet. F. fcT. French  will issue a new one to you.  Geo. H. Dawson, Vancouver,  and John Dawson, Kamloops,  representing tho Scran ton International Correspondence  Schools, were in town this week.  Frank Cannon, and F. B. and  Mrs. Cannon" arrived in town  yesterdry-nndjwciit up to the  minev. The Messrs. Cannon will  have charge of diamond drill  work at the Nickel/Plate.  Road Superintendent Fraser  returned Friday from a trip  through his district.  Lake, tlie photographer; avi'JI  be in town Saturday,- 26th inst.  See advertisement, page S.  A letter received from A. Mc-  Gibbon states that the Nelson  mining comrention was a great  success.  .G. P. Jones, superintendent  of.the Hediey Gold Mining Co-  left Monday on a business trip  to the coast.  The dispatches last week contained the name of Sergeant T.  Knowles among those Avho received the D. C. M. ������������������  crop  or lloAvering  plants they  infest*.   Gardeners Avill find this  publication a most useful means  of solving  many  troubles that  Avill arise.    Application for Circular No. 9  should  be made to-  the Chief   of   the   Publication  Branch, Department   of  Agriculture, OttaAva.    Insects   concerning Avhieh further information is desired should  be sent  with  a covering letter to the '  Dominion   Entomologist,^   Department of Agriculture, Otta-  Ava.     Packages  and letters so  addressed up   to  11  ounces  in  Aveight may be forwarded  free  of postage.  examining mining  "Choroid F. Field of Duluth,  Minn.,    arrived    in   town   last  Aveek and is  properties of the district.  T. C. Porteous returned from  the coast Friday last and feft  Saturday for Montreal. He  AA*ill be engineer on "one of the  river boats in the inland Avater  service in Asia.,-  Card of Thanks.  " Mr. R. 8. Collin and Miss Allen  beg to thank their many kind  friends for their help and sympathy in their recent sad bereavement, -  -   Speed Regulations. ,  Now that good Aveather is  about to arrive in our midst,  thc Motor Traffic Regulations  Act of British' Columbia should  he observed by all drivers of  cars. It is the occasional speed  maniac Avho drives Avithout the  slightest  regard  either for his  mining  big  scarce.  GREAT  NORTHERN  HOTEL  -,'."������������������.,   HEDLEY B.C.  Bar and Table tho Best.. Rates Moderate  First Class Accommodation  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor.  The time is fast approaching  when there will be brought  about a political revolution in  the Dominion, with respect to  the type of men who are sent  as representatives of the people  to Ottawa. With 100,000 men  returned from the war, brimming over Avith fresh ideas of  life and, Avith their viewpoint  of things in general entirely altered, it Avill _take representatives of extremely broad and  liberal minds to meet the situation. Men .of the world, of  sympathetic find generous bent,  will.be in demand to handle the  great human entity .which will  soon return to these shores.���������  Calgary Eye Opener.  Tho Hediey P. M. received a  postal eard this waek from  Italy addressed to. "Mr. Ten  Days to Drug and Book."  D. J. II. and Mrs. Taylor nr  rived from Wycliffo. H. C. Friday Insfjmd have taken one of  P. Murray's cottages. Mr. Taylor has accepted a position as  engineer with the Daly Reduction Company.  Geo. Cook of Granite crook  Avas in town Tuesday. He was  one of the first prospectors to  locate claims in the Boundary  district. In late years he has  been engaged in placer  on Granite creek.  Alfred Tennyson of Vancouver Avas in town this weks. The  name seems familiar, as also  does that of Robt. Burns, Avho  avo.s in toAA'u last week. Gradually old acquaintances arc drift-  iug into the mining ciiinp>.  Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Sampson  leave next Wednesday for Stilt  Lake City, They have been at  the mine' for- nearly ten years,  where Mr. Sampson has been  foreman. Many friends at the  mine and in Hedloy Avill wish  them success.  The funeral of the late Mrs.  R. S. Collin was held Friday  afternoon, Rev. A. II. Cameron  conducting the services at the  home and the grave. The floral  tributes were many. The pall  bearers Avere Geo. H. Sproule,  G. P. Jones, F. II. French, R.  Weeler, **S. L. Smith and M. 0.  Hill.  Pte Richard Clare arrived  home Friday for a Tew days  leave before going overseas.  He left this morning for the  coast. Tuesday eA*euing a fare-  Avell dance was given him in  tho opera house. The . music  was furuisned by the HedJey  band and the orchestra.  D. Woods returned to toAvn  Friday last after spending a  portion of the Avinter watching  the patriots manufacture laws  and wash dirty linen in Victoria. Dune thinks he'd better  camp near his claims this summer in case members of tho  legislature should hanker after  metalliferous mines, They are  much too valuable to take any  unnecessary risks.  own or the other fellow's safety  Avho gets the public sore on  motorists in general. Even in  driving around town don't think  every pedestrian has acquired  nimbjeness in getting out of the  way���������a, few may have rheumatism or sciatica and upset you r  calculations as to their speed.  Here are a few-excerpts from  the Act.  "No motor shall in- driven or  I'tin wiihin any r-il.y lnwn m-  village al a greater rale of-peed  than lo miles an hour, or outside of these in open country *_.")  miles an hour or If) miles m  wooded country.  - "He must exorcise every  reasonable precaution to pro-  vent the frightening of horses,  and to insure the safety and  protection ot any persoii_ridiug  or driving the same, [f going  in tho same direction he shall  signal his desire to pass, and  rider or driver an opportunity  to turn out so that ho may be  passed with safetA".  "In case an accident occurs to  any person he shall return to  the scene of the accident and  give in writing to any one sustaining loss or injury his name  and address and the.number-of  his license, and within 2-1 hours  must report the accident to  sonic provincial constable, or  other police oliieer.  "Following are the rules of  the road: Drive always on the  left hand side of the road. On  meeting a -vehicle, keep to the  left. On overtaking and pass  invg a A*ehicle, pass on the right.'  ���������Grand Forks Gazette.  Mining Stocks Popular.  The public Avith  money to invest is  in  the market buying  the good mining stocks.    Every  day sees hundreds  of new investors and speculators Decerning interested in- these  securities.    Aud considering the wonderful  earnings   of   producing  companies and  the sensational  advances scored in the markets  by  these shares, there is little  wonder  that   mining   holds   a  greater attraction foi" investors,  big and  little,  than any other  class of securities.    That envy  loves a   shining   mirk  is evi  dencod   dy'tlie   attacks   made  from time to time on the neAvly  formed  mining  companies   by  the selfish press  of  the  ultra-  conservative financial interests.  We of the  West  know that  eA*ory mine Avas once a prospect  until the"ground   is   proA'ed   by  development.      Utica    Copper,  now earning a net  profit in excess of .'���������'30,000.000 a  year, Avas,  only a few years ago, the rankest kind   of   a   prospect.    The  same applies to many other big  dividend-payers.     But   money  and - brains  have- made   it the  talk of-the uatiojim im*estrnent -'  circles and  they arc"distribut-.  ing their earnings in   the form  of dividends among   the  thousands of far-seeing irn-estors investors    in    this   country   and  abroad.  The l������Vi-oi-d recently I old of  lhe entrance of a prominent  mining engineer into the ranks  of'the brokerage and promotion fraternity. ' He no doubt  i'eols, that his kuoAvIedge of  mining will prove a great factor  for success in his broadened  field. The super-critical editors  of the technical mining prest.  will no doubt .suH'or a shock  upon learning that <>ne of the  prominent members of (he engineering   profession    has    be-  Control of Garden Insects.  The entomological branch of  the Dominion department.- of  agriculture has issued Circular  No. 9 on ."Common Garden Insects and their Control." This  publication includes an account  of the 'more important insect-  pests of tlie floAver and vegetable garden. It has been prepared for Avidc distribution at  this    time    Avhen    everywhere  efforts are  earnestly made to increase the production of vegetable foods, etc., iu back yards,  Vcicant,. lots and othei- areas  near cities and towns. The remedial measures for controlling  the common destructive species  and also formula- for the making of the chief insecticides are  giA'en. For'easy- reference the  insects  are  grouped under the  throughout Canada  conic"'! promoter ot mining en  terprises. As a matter of fact  the mining bu������>iiit-:>5 iit> a aa-IioIc  Avould be greatly benefitted it  more engineers would take up  the study of mining finance and  in this way broaden the scope  of their operations.  A not her passing even t av.Ii ich  shows tho way thc '���������investment  winds are blowing is found in  the fact that some of the prominent bond houses have been  compelled to take cognizance of  the widespread interest, in the-  inining issues. We find t he-  quotation sheets of the bond  houses of greater interest since-  they began priuting the market  quotations on the more important mining stocks. This shows  tho trend of uiA-c'stnients into  these newer money nmking issues aud away- from.-the small  interest-bearing mortgages.  The -metals continue to hold  the new record prices recently  attained and theie is vevery indication that these prices will  further .advance as the full extent of the needs of tho Avorld  for metals are known* Petroleum products are groAving in  deniand and there promises to  be a sharp advance iu prices of  these products in the near future. EA*ery condition is favorable for steadily increasing  from mining, and th'e  investing public is  fully aAvare of this condition.  Hence thc demand for good  mining shares.���������Denver, Colo.,  Mining Record. ,  Just space for "Subscribe Noav."  intelligent  ;3.,rav*KftUSEaSg53  S5aa:%������sujrjafc������������.iifa������-T*������m^*-* I;!':V',-������*.  /  XEM     GAZETTE,     HEDLEY.     &   UT  Crimes of Germany  Can  Never Live  Down  Disgrace*"-of  Her Acts  " Tlie history of the war may be for.  gotten,  the terrible stories    told    by  the commissions that investigated the  .-.--������������������ .- .       ,,  ,   .- . ���������- -....._,  jiiuum uo carried on ti  crimes committed" in- Belgium may'tI]C very jim;t ������ said Deputy Carroth  pass from memory, but the story of; er3i ������if thc-high cost of living- is to bi.  crmrts will  live    forever! abated.      Farmers    in    Pennsylvania,  U S. Pa^Get It) Too!| GREAlllJR^i^^  CATARRH, COUGHS, COLDS  DEAFNESS, AND. HEAD NOISES  C.E. Cai-rothcrs, Deputy Secretary  of Agriculture of Pennsylvania, has  evolved a simple plan for demolishing thc high cost of living. "Intensive farming should be* carried on to  v The Czar's Valedictory  Whatever liis faults may be, the  late Czar Nicholas should get credit  for his abdication manifesto. It is  a' dignified, manly, patriotic document- It might be said of Nicholas  that nothing in his reign became him  so well as his manner of resigning  the  crown.���������Hamilton  Herald.  Germany's cririles will live forever  in 'the painting and cartoons of the  artists who have depicted  them.  Germany never can live down the  disgrace of-" her deeds, for these  great cartoons have found permanent places in the picture galleries of  Europe. They will hang there as a  constant reminder of thc nation that  emerged a barbarian through its thin  veil of civilization- As long as the  great galleries, stand, Germany must  face *he disgrace. Can they ever  again laud their kultur?  And,  while artists  of Holland  and  the United States, as well as    those  of the entente countries,    are   picturing the deeds committed in the name  of Germany no great artist has arisen  to prevent a pictorial defence for thc  Kaiser.    This is one phase of thc war  in   which   Germany lias   no   defence.'  And the    punishment    will    continue  longer   than   the  lives   of  those  who  penetrated the horrible crimes.���������From  thc Ottawa Free Press-  iu.iHw.s in jrcnnsyivania,  ���������where some of the most fcrtile^fields  in the world are to be found, should  get all they can' out of their ground  Ca?������ri.P Pii* r.<"all*������ wJlat a serious disease  it dn������ ^ y I3' If, Reeled the damage  fr..n������ . '?> oltlm, ,r'ep""*ible. Deafness,  fcung- .trouble!,   and   Ilea,   Noises   that   drive  K rti f?re'I.near1*' frant'<* are invariably due  Inrri? ���������nS'dl?us.d,scase- Don't neglect Ca-  En dn Jn������V J** i' m-ke. y0U int0 a worn-out,  -tori^v Cata"\ wreck.     What   is   Catarrh  By varying  the  crops  and   a^ropwl^o^'^y^n ViS^ethi^Kr^r������"  _r   .... .       . _. I lous.     Remember  it  is  more  than   a  trifling  [ cyslcm of - rotation) planting closei  and giving individual attention to  their crops, farmers can help both  themselves and the people.  "Something of this sort must be  done, for there is no excuse for importing potatoes from Haiti.and other  vegetables that-are staples'from outside pjaccs."  Soinids just like what-we get here.  (faction   even   under   our   own   trying   climatic  conditions.  Catarrh is a disease of the blood "and'"tin  only possible way to cure it is by treating tin ,  blood. -Drive' tlie Catarrh-poisons from tho  system by treating- the blood and the discaso  itself, must vanish. Pannint lias-'proved  successful i" so many cases'because if acts  directly upon the blood and mucous membrane.  To be "able to breathe freely, to hear plainly, smell, taste and arise in the morning- refreshed and strong and with head and throat  free   from   r>1it������n���������'   ���������;-->��������������������������� iuake  A safe and sure medicine for.a child  tiotibled with worms is Afother  Graves'  Worm  Exterminator.  Insulting a Queen  A very,candid mother admits that  the most difficult thing she ever attempted was to ask her daughter the  morning after her commencement if  she would wash: the breakfast dishes.  It seemed like an insult to a "queen.  ���������New York. Sun. ������������������'  Catarrh Cannot be Cured  .with LOCAL APPLICATIONS, as they  -annot reach the seat of the disease. Catarrh  is. a loca disease/greatly influenced by con"  Jtuutional conditions, and in order to cur- it  you   must   take   an   internal   remedy.     Il_l| _  .Catarrh Cure is taken internally and act.  through   the,  blood   on   the   mucous   surfaces  ! .of: the system. Hall's Catarrh Cu. e was p"!  ���������-cr.bed  by  one of the best  physicians  in  thfs  .country .for   years.     It 'is   composed   of  some  ?L^IB������t "Jr-   ,l0IVCi, ka?wn-     combined   with  I borne   of   the   best   blood   purifiers.      The   per  ,  feet  combination  of  the ingredients   iu  IIAll _  Catarrh   Cure  is  what produces  such   wonder!  [eUItSSsmfrCeae!airllal  ^^^     ***& '  P-A]i������^S^������-'^S--'r^O.  Hall's  Family   Pills' for  constipation.  "ii",..   -"���������"���������'''uw  it  is  more  than   a  trilling  .ailment���������more than a disgusting disease.  It's  a  dangerous   one.       Unchecked   it  frequently  destroys  smell,  taste,- hearing and  slowly  but  Buroiy   undermines   the  general  health.       But I frcT'tam  Dhk���������'- =.-' ^ -head  a,,c  why suffer and take chances?, Secure from life worth ftv in_ " cond,t'������������- that  your duiffgist 1 ounce Parmint (double - For your own R,V. ��������� r, ���������  .'strength), take this home and add to it a ��������� and w������th yourww. ff'V? ParlW nt a trial  quarter pint of hot .water and 4 ounces of Ilef-itart the treatm^ *;S'Cm cryin<r for *"<=*  g.auulated sugar stir, until dissolved. Take and colds 1? Is __.���������������-,.aed������nCe-��������� For c6ushs  1  tablespoonful  four times a  day - Anv  rl ������ unsurpassed.  Parmint is the great English' remedy ivr will be sent^on SnVft-"11 or a bottl������  Catarrh that is. now being so eagerly sought money order "Yddress ll'lrK*0*1? n0te or  for here  in   Canada  where  It  is   giving  satis  I tories)  7������ ' St- Antonl.   St    Xnat'ona11   Labora-  -,...  iuiLume  at., 'Montreal^ Canada-  With  EGYPTIAN  LINIMENT  For Sale by all Dealers  Douglas & Company, Napanee, Ont  A Peace Suggestion  If Germany is forced to sue for  peace it would not be astonishing if  the Allies were to insist that every  vessel torpedoed during the war must  be replaced by a ship to be transfer-  icd from the flags of the Central  Powers to those of the fleets from  which so many subtractions have been  made by the submarines. Such a  penalty  would   both    impose    poetic  Ar      ,��������� ,?Uying Pill������WS I i-'-1,*lu>r woum  both    impose    poetic  Pillows  todJ^I WCnt t0 bUy ������o������nc   JWlice and  be an intensely^praS  Ail   A      y and~~ ' way of    exacting   indemnity    which  Mrs.  Grcenstreel���������Wr-H ? I would  not  h*������  c* ,������������������ii   _:"_?-_.,.  ���������^SL-  .r      .-   -- Well?  . Mrs._ Wallace���������I  found  that    even  aown is up���������Philadelphia Bulletin  IMPURE BLOOD  would not be so well expressed in  terms of money .alone���������Providence  Journal.  Pot and Kettle  Wife-���������You don't realize how miserably weak you are. Why, you can't  pass a saloon Without going in-  Hub���������And you can't pass' a millinery shop.  S7   ���������-.���������.. .i - ___.~n������. .^--.tayfl  Rook "Patent Protection" Free  Formerly Patent Office Examiner,    Estau. 1877  99 ST. JAMES ST., MONTREAL  Branches: Ottawa and Wasfa'ngio-  ���������  1M^WTJ0RDERS"  it  press  three  is always safe to send a Dominion' Ex  Money   Order.       Five     dollars     costs |  cents  NEW MONEY-MAKING Marvel,  strange scientific discovery, Kalomitc revolutionizes' clothes washing ideas; positively  abolishes rubbing, washboards and washing  machines; $1,000 guarantee; absolutely harm  less; women astonished; territory protection  The Anna Company, 21 Provincial Lane,  "Montreal.  What" d o. t h e s e  words  mean to you?  They mean greater safety  in the Home!  '  Perhaps you have noticed  these words on our new  "SILENT PARLOR"  match boxes. The splints  of all matches contained  in these boxes have been  soaked in a solution which  renders them dead wood,  once they have been lighted and blown out, thereby  reducing, the  danger  of  FIRE from glowing  matches to  the greatest  minimum.  Safety First and Always  USE  EDDY'S 5ILENT "5Y'  BUT    IS    MADE     WELL     AND  STRONG BY DODD'S  KIDNEY PILLS  Mr- R. J. Thompson of Uxbridge,  Tells the Story ok Plis Terrible  Trouble and Almost Miraculous  Cure.  Uxbridge, Ont., (Special)���������Mr- R.  I J. Thompson, living near here, had  fourteen convulsions in one afternoon. The doctors did not think he  could live- Today he is well and  strong. He sa3's Dodd's Kidney Pills  did it But let him tell his own storv:  "I am delighted with Dodd's Kidney Pills," Mr. Thompson states- "I  have only taken eleven boxes and 1  feel Tike myself again-;  "I was taken ill very suddenly. I  ate my dinner and went to .take a  man home. I just got about three-  quarters of a mile.when I was taken  with a convulsion fit I had fourteen  that afternoon and the third day I  had nine more- I  "The doctors said I could not live.  I and if I did I would never be able to  ! do  anything  again as I  had  chronic  Bright's Disease.    But, thank God, I  am doing my own work once again,  by the use of Dodd's Kidney Pills."  Bright's   Disease is  the    most 'advanced stage' of kidney disease.     Itj  can 'be  avoided if  the  earlier stages  ot kidney trouble are    remedied    by  the use of Dodd's Kidney Pills  The Passing of Winter Leaves Peo  pie Weak and Depressed  As winter passes away it leaves  many people feeling weak, depressed  and easily tired. The body lacks that  vital force and energy..which pure  blood alone can give-  Dr. Wiliams'- Pink Pills for Pale  People are an all-year-round blood  builder and nerve tonic, but they are  especially useful in the spring. Every  dose helps to make new, rich,- red  blood. Returning strength commences with their use and thc vigor and  cheerfulness of good health quickly  follows-  There is just one cure for lack of  blood and that is .-���������more blood. Food  is the material from, which blood is  made, but Dr. Williams' Pink Pills  double the value of thc food we eat.  They give, strength, tone up the  stomach and weak digestion, clear  the complexion of pimples,, eruptions and boils, and drive out rheumatic poisjoiis-  If you ate pale and sallow, if you  feel  continually  tired out,   breathless  after slight  exertion,    if    you    have  headaches  or  backaches,    if you  are  irritable  and   nervous,  if  your joints  ache, if your appetite fails  and food  does  not  nourish  nor sleep . refresh  you,    Dr.   Williams'  Pink  Pills    will  make you well and strong.    To build  up  tlie   blood  is  the  special  purpose  of Dr- Williams' Pink Pills, and  that  is  why   they    are    the    best  spring  '���������medicine.    If -you feel the need of a  tonic  at   tills   season    give  Dr.   Williams' Pink Pills a fair trial and you  will    rejoice    in    new   health,    new  strength  and  new  energy-    ' Dp   not  let the  trying weather    of . summer  find you   weak    and    ailing.      Build  3'ourself up  now with  Dr.   Williams'  Pink Pills���������the pills that, strengthen.  Ask  for  Dr.   Williams'   Pink  Pills  for Pale People and.do not be persuaded  to   take  something   else.     If J  your dealer does not keep these Pills  they will be sent by mail, post paid,  at 50 cents a  box. or six boxes  for  $2-50  by  writing  The  Dr.   Williams'  Medicine Co., Brockvillc, Ont.  Miiiard's  Liniment Cures Dandruff-  House Afire  ���������An insurance man tells this one:  "Not long ago there rushed into  one of our offices iii the south a very  excited woman, so excited, in fact,  that she was out of breath and could  speak with difficulty-  "'What's thc trouble?' asked one of,,  thc clerks.  " 'I want a polic}' at once���������at once!'  exclaimed the woman, when she had  recovered sufficiently to articulate.  'Our house is on firel'"���������Baptist  Watchman-Examiner.  EUREKA HARNESS  OIL is a scientific preparation.  It is a pure mineral  oil, therefore cannot  turn rancid.  It contains no acids, and  eo does not destroy stitching. ���������.  Eureka tones up all black  leather���������makes It bright,  shifty, pliable���������-new looking.  THE IMPERIAL OIL  COMPANY, Limited  -   Branches  Throufihour. Canada  A Pill jThat. Proves Its    Value.���������  Those  of weak    stomach    will    find  'strength    in    Parmelce's      Vegetable  Pills, because  they serve to maintain  the  healthful-'" action; of  the  stoma'ch  and the liver, irregularities in which  arc most distressing.    Dyspeptics are  well-'acquainted, with them and value  them at their proper worth.      They  have afforded relief when other preparations  have failed, and    have  effected  cures   in     ailments     of    long  standing where other medicines were  found unavailing.  America's  Pioneer  BOOICOJJ-  JDOG DISEASES  And How to Feed  I "Jailed _reo to  any address by  ��������� the Author  H. CLAY GLOVER CO.,  | Dog Remedies g 118 West 31st Street, Ne-v  Modern Styles  "Pull  down  your  skirts,   Isabel-"  "That's all right, mother, I'm not a  bit cold."���������Life. '  Spare the children from suffering  from worms by using Miller's Worm  Powders, the most effective vermifuge that can be got with which to  combat these insidious foes fof the  young. a'ncl helpless.- There is nothing that excels this preparation as a  worm destroyer, and when-its qualities   become   known   in. a   household!       ...   ...a         no other will be used.   The medicine mcr 0f.l917. A's the recmTtsTre sign  acts -by itself, requiring no purgative ed         they will-be sent direct to Sus-  to  assist it, and so  thoroughly    that scx t0 rcccive their military training,  nothing more is desired- Aitimimi.ii.������������������ -:"'               ���������        fa  To Raise Serbian Regiment  Recruiting Campaign Throughout tho  Dominion for Serbians  Something' new  in   Canadian   military  circles  will'  be    witnessed    at  Camp Sussex,  the    central- ', training  camp for New Brunswick, -this  summer if plans  now announced    work  out successfully.  -7je.military authoritics have decided to open a Recruiting campaign  throughout the    Dominion   for Serb-  ia0nf)Sn ^"1 i* is'''anti������Pated. that from  1,000 to 1 500 men of this race will be  SnfionT'^^ spring and "sum-  m,"������fS^f^crec���������ts are sign-  He���������People are saying you  ried mc for my money.  She���������Well; I had to give  some reason.  mar-  them  Hoped It- Was Timely  Not long after a fire in a town near  Boston  some  children, in    the    Hub  Held a chanty fair, by which $20 was  realized-     This   sum   they  forwarded  to  the  rector  of  the  church  in    thc  town  where   the  fire  had     occurred  since he had taken a prominent part  in the relief work:    Their letter was  as follows:  "We have had a fair and made $20  YVe arc sending it to you. Please give,  it to thc fire sufferers-    Yours  rriiH- i     ���������-.   i .        t, ,  ac- ,T-.*V������T^BhX���������**3-������^l!fe->3J b������;  Minard's  Liniment for Sale  where.  Every-  Democratic Signs  Of the Times  ������,., . .-- -.������������������ "nuujr. training.  Although they will be recruited by  the Canadian authorities, the Serbians will not become members of the  Canadian Expeditionary Force but  will be sent forward to aid their' fellows in the task of redeeming their  native country from the Bulgar - invaders-  not all over."���������Buffalo News  Delayed Delivery  Billy had had a serious misunder-  slcTuding with his older cousin Conrad. That misunderstanding had  been very scrupulously concealed  from his mother, so'when he came  into the house after school she said:  "Billy, what would you like to give  Conrad" for his  birthday?" ~~.^ v.  utaioiu ana  "I  know  what   I'd    like     lo    give   H'c administration of  ctivclv-   "but  I      "Woe to the statesi  - .,,t  "...i. - -i -  ain't big enough.  German Chancellor Can See Which  Way the Wind Is Veering  Chancellor von Bctlimann Hollwcg  must have had some information  about the Russian revolution when,  he told thc reichstag that after the  war the people would be granted all  sorts of freedom and co-operation in  ft,,.  ���������,l.,.:..-���������  ������������������- -  tjlc  cmpjrC-  man," he declar-  in its Sktv11 YeTs" M^ REDPA��������� <Mily, because  in its _5ixty Years of use no one has ever bought a  barrel, bag or carton of poor Redpath sug^    It is  made m one grade only-the highest. g  "Let Redpath Sweeten it." .-  m    2 and 5 lb. Cartons��������� r* _     _, -_    ,t   . 12  io, 20, so end ioo ib. b.*..   Canada Sugar Refining Co., Limited, Montreal  eti, who docs not recognize the signs  of the times. There arc. some exceedingly plain signs stuck up for  statesmen of the breed of Kaiser  William, Kaiser Ferdinand, ��������� King  Constantinc, and a few more to  study.  The   German    chancellor's    speech  may be an attempt to take cover,-'but  the people,  once  awakened,  will  not  he  satisfied   with  promises  of    what  may  happen  after  the    war.      Their  empty  stomachs,   demand' something  immediate and-    nourishing.       When  they hear  what  the  Russian    pcoph-  have  done,  not   to  end  the war,  but  tp  prosecute it  with    greater    vigor  than ever against the kaiser   and his  rule,  they may decide   to    take    the  ���������������������������.���������mc steps the people of Russia have  taken, lo rid themselves of a burden  too   heavy   to   carry.���������From   the   Toronto  World.  "Eddie," said mother sternly   ������Vou   L"!0, 0UI' n7 h������me. did  all kinds of  lould   not   fight   with   that  Johnson    fnt^^*' *lhoveed ^ ^d build-  I  should not fight with that Johnson  Lioy- I know I shouldn't, mother"  said Eddie penitently. "That's riph't  And when did you find out?" "About  a minute after I hit him."  Too III to Walk Upright. Operation  Advised.   Saved  hy Lydia E.  Pinkham's Vegetable Compound.  This. woman now raises chickens and  does manual labor.    Read her story:  Richmond, Ind.���������"For two years I  ('was so sick  and weak with troubles  from my age that  when   going   up  stairs I had to go  very  slowly   with  my hands  on  the  steps, then sit down  at the top to rest.  The doctor said he  thought I   should  have an operation,  and  my  friends  thought I would not  live to move into  our new house. My  daughter asked ma  to try ^ydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable  Compound as she had taken it with good  results.   I did so,  my weakness disappeared, I gained in strength, moved  into our new home, did  all kinds of  W.     N-      U.  II53  ���������         ,   u..wcicu mil,,   UlU  OUUC1'  ing and cement work, and raised hundreds of chickens and ducks. I cannot say enough in praise of Lydia E.  I Pinkham's Vegetable Compound and  if these facts are useful you may pub-  , Iish   them  for  the   benefit  of other  I women. "���������Mrs. M. O. Johnston,Rout*  DfBox 190, Richmond, Ind.  msmm^^w1^*"'-  ���������--If-TOnm^i-flw^awTOv^nwwKi DOMINIONS'  ROYAL  COMMISSION  MAKES REPORT  It is  Also Regarded as Vital to the Empire   that  tlie  Natural  Resource's be Safeguarded from any^ Pressure Which a Foreign  Power Might Exercise to Secure Control of Raw Materials    o������������������   How Rasputin Worked It  The final report of the Dominions'  Royal Commission sets forth numerous conclusions and recommenda-  t-ons-which it brings to the notice of  thc imperial and dominions' governments.  It declares, regarding the scientific  development of natural resources,  that it is vital the Empire be placed  in a position enabling it to -rqsist  S any pressure which a foreign power,  or a group of powers, could exercise  in time of peapc or war through control of essential raw materials and  commodities.  It recommends that a complete  survey should accordingly be made  of the relation between empire production and empire requirements of  such materials-  With reference to such 'materials  and commodilic's as are mainly produced and controlled outside of the  Empire)" such as- cotton, petroleum,  nitrates and potash, the most careful  " inquiry is needed regarding the possibility of new sources of supply or  the finding of substitutes within thc  Empire. Survey and investigation in  this respect shoiijd be entrusted to  the new imperial development board,  vhich should work through existing  departments in the United Kingdom  and self-governing dominions and  local scientific departments and the  Imperial Institute for India, the  Crown colonics and protectorates.  The report recommends far great  er control by imperial and overseas  grants, the creation of an imperial  \ immigration authority for thc purpose of supervision, and a .further  consultative board to effect a proper  co-relation between the . central authority and the activities of the dominions.  It urges the need of providing adequate capital, training and assistance for intending soldier-settlers  and far greater attention to- the emigration of women from Great Britain  and increasing the same.  A proposal is made for thc interchange of school teachers between  the United Kingdom and the dominions.  The report emphasizes thc necessity of cheap, speedy and efficient  transport and recommends larger  vessels and larger harbors. For this  'improvement the schemes should'be  supervised by the imperial developments board.  ���������    The commission    suggests improv-  -   cd mail facilities, quicker routes and  some measure of government control  of  steamship     companies    regarding  ���������*>    freights-  Cheaper cabling is  regarded  as  an  ,'iirgcnt necessity.    The report states  that the. Dominion Royal Commission  favors state control of imperial wires  and the    commissioners' .recommend  state acquisition.  A considerable reduction in press  rates is proposed to enable a wide  dissemination of imperial news.  Dealing with trade questions .the  commissioners advocate th~c. speeding  up of the intelligence system, the  holding of periodic inter-impcrial exhibitions and thc unification of legislation, particularly the patents, trade  marks 'and companies laws.  Regarding the- creation of an imperial development board, the commissioners express the view that existing organizations are inadequate  to deal with matters of joint interest  to the empire as a whole, such as the  'scientific development of Empire resources, thc deepening of harbors on  a co-ordinated plan, cable service  and the preparation of statistics. In  its initial stage th'e board should be  advisory.' The following representation upon it is suggested:  The United   Kingdom,   India,   the  Crown    colonies    aud    protectorates,;  seven; South Africa,    Canada,    Aus  tralia,  New Zealand  and  Newfound  land, one each.  I,1:-". , ,_ -i_...       ._ ,  Says Mystic Monk's Power at Russian- Court Was Due to  Superstition  The superstitious .belief that thc  health and even the life of Grand  Duke Alexis, the young heir-apparent, depended on the presence of  Gregory Rasputin, the mystic monk  ���������a notion Which is generally known  to have accounted for Rasputin's trc-  mendous influence over the imperial  family���������is explained in thc following  extraordinary manner by thc Russky  Slovo:  "Rasputin, according to thc news*  paper, stated in confidence to friends  at convivial moments that he was  able to fortify this superstition with  the help of Madame Virubova, lady-  inc empress, and M.  Badniacf, court physician, until the  empress was absolutely convinced  that thc life of her son depended on  thc monk.  "Whenever Rasputin -\\as absent  for any length of time from thc  court Madame Virubova, according  to the monk's, story as given by the  obtained  Wealth of the Czar  He Retires in Very Good Financial  Circumstances  According to most opinions the  private fortune of Nicholas, ex-Czar  of Russia, is estimated at about $2,-  000,000,000.  I-lis wealth is largely invested in  foreign bonds and stocks. His holdings on this side are said to be extensive- It is" understood that he  owns $5,000,000,of the Pennsylvania  railroad's stocks. His name does not  appear in the lists of that corpora-  lion's stockholders for obvious reasons. Instead some nominal ouri-  ers appear.  Most o_f thc Czar's cash is deposited in the Bank of England- The  estimates of his deposits there arc  numerous. They run from fifty to  a hundred millioil*pounds.  The ex-Czar also owns about 6S0,-  000,000 acres of laud in Russia. Most  of Russia's mineral resources are his  private property- Into the Czar's  private treasury, according lo the  gold and silver output is annually  contributcd.  It is not known -whether thc Czar  will be allowed to retire from the  throne thc richest man in the world.  There arc some who believe that the  transfer of his financial resources to  those of Russia will be one of the  first steps of thc new Russian minister of finance. It would undoubtedly affect tht, exchange of the ruble  tremendously- It would make Russia financially stronger than she ever  was.  If the cx-Czar's American stocks  were confiscated they might be used,  it is pointed out, for the purchase of  munitions and other material here  for the -Russian army. That would  immediately raise thc ruble exchange.  Mif  ADVANCE  Roads Are   Crowdbd With Every Possible Variety of Vehicle,  Transporting Supplies for the Advancing Army,'and Present  Amazing Spectacle to Correspondents at the Front  A- correspondent at the front,  watching the sight of a great army  pursuing a foe, and trying to realize  to comprehend, the amazing labor  and effort such a process involves,  describes his impressions.  The lines which"*" thc British held  for four months before' Bapaume  are deserted. \ When thc correspondent came to TSapaume the British  troops were miles ahead���������how far^  none knew exactly, though in, the  distance the boom of field pieces  could be constantly heard- Neither  side was using heavy guns then���������the  time for them had not yet arrived.  The road from Albert, where the  statue of the virgin juts horizontally  from the top of the ruined cathedral  tower, but still miraculously held in  place, right up past Bapaume was  an unforgclable spectacle. Thc British soldiers had passed that way days  before and now everything necessary  to push thc Boche back past the f-lin-  denburg line of defense was being  brought up for their support.  Thc road everywhere was crowded  with every possible variety of vehicle- One passed hundreds and hundreds of huge motor lorries, bearing  supplies  of all descriptions.  Red Cross ambulances sped by al  great speed. Teams of American  mules  were hauling    great     wagons  yard there was a pitied shell hole..  Occasionally these craters were ten  feet m diameter and six feet deep.  In addition to- this, in several places  the Germans had blown-_p the road  when thc British were near Ba  paume- ,  "To put . this road in passable  shape in two or three days,had been.  a great feat for tfie British labor  battalions, worthy of tribute even,  under "the' most favorable circumstances. Wearing their steel helmet*  the road njjaking gangs were kept  going night" and day along its entire  length._ They are still working,  I here is noctimc to use ordinary material- The men take bricks from  the ruined village nearby, fill up th������  shell holes and roll them level whenever they get the chance. Whenever  there is a mine crater they build fe  road around' its edge.  Alongside the road thousands of  men were working furiously laying"  a railway across the shell holes- The  Germans had destroyed their linea  very thoroughly, ,but the British engineers showed no signs of resentment. They were quite pleased, however, when they were able to use up  a length of German rails. Almost as  soon as the British troops halt they  find  a  completed "line at their  heels,  _,. . . __._   ^bringing-  them    everything    needful.'  piled  high  with   thousands  of  loaves| When   the  war  is   over- the  roughly  of bread "and sides of beef.    Panting laid li:  Italy and the War  newspaper, obtained   poisonous  pow-I(._     ������������������ i     ,-, ,    ,      ,     ,  dcrs from the physician and conlriv-| to nearIy thc nor"*al standard  cd lo place them in food brought to  Alexis-_ Thc result was that during  Rasputin's absence thc delicate  health of thc young heir-apparent  grew steadily worse until Rasputin  was summoned back to thc court  when thc powders were slopped and  Alexis became immediately belter.  Rasputin always announced that 40  days,after his death Alexis would  fall ill. This prophecy . came true  with startling accuracy���������being caused  thc newspaper declares by Madame  Virubova administering another powder to thc little grand duke in the  hope of continuing the tradition of  Rasputin influence over the imperial  family and preparing  the way for  a  successor to him.  Influx of Settlers  Fore-  Immigration     Superintendent  casts Big Movement of  U. S. Farmers  That the movement of U. S. settlers lo the western provinces will be  greater during the coming season  than for several years back is thc  confident prediction of W- D. Scott,  Scott declares that already this  spring more settlers' effects "have  ciosscd into Canada than crossed  during the whole of last year and the  movement is just mencly started.   ���������  Thc new settlers arc coming from  numerous slates through thc ports  of Emerson, North Portal and  Coutts- Many- of them are purchasing lands though some are seeking  homesteads in" the Peace River and  other purls. '(,  The department has for some time  past been assuring intending seltlers  from thc United States that they  need not fear conscription in any  form; even were conscription forced,  it is pointed out that new settlers  would not have had time to secure  full Canadian citizenship befooc the  war was over. .   '  Nests   ������������������  The'nests should be a* Utile dark.  -Mr- Peterson, Poullrymau at the  North Dakota * Experiment Station,  slates that the hen is- not so apt to  eat the eggs in a darkened nest, and  wants her tiest in a secluded place.  Thc straw in the nests should be removed frequently and tlie nest  should be whitewashed inside and  out at least once a year.���������Ex. Dcpt.  N- Dakota Agricultural College.  Bravely Bearing the Burdens Created  by War Times  With rolls and fancy bread entirely prohibited, two meatless and three  swectlcss days a week, only one  meat course allowed at hotels and  restaurants, butler no longer procurable, vegetables at prohibitive  prices, coal at $20 a ton, sometimes  mounting to .$45 and $50 the horrors  of war as they affect the homes and  families.of the people of Italy will be  understood- And yet Italy has its  bright sides.  - A spirit of thrift has encompassed  the imagination and formed thc  habits of the people. In 1914 thc national savings amounted to $1,519.-  000,600 they readied last year���������-despite diminished exports and thc closing of the tourist trade, which brings  cash lo the amount of $20,000,000 per  annum to thc country���������no less- than  $1,600,000,000.  This saving has been effected by  the "fortunes of war-" But the woollen and cotton industries have prospered greatly, and all those which  were made for or could be adtipted  to thc output of war material. Italy  began to rely upon herself, industrially speaking, more than she had  ever done before, and found, after  due experiment, that she could not  only produce the articles she required, but could do so at an economic  price which had at first- seemed  doubtful.  Unemployment- naturally ceased to  be a problem, and a notable symptom was, as staled, the increase iu  savings of. the country.  _. ,... ..    ._   _... .     .  - Uing  horses, were drawing wagons . laden  with munitions of war- Others were  bringing up huge loads of fodder, or,  perhaps, tins of cocoa or condensed  milk. Occasionally' a powerful auto  mobile .filled with <staff officers  threaded its way througlvHhe throng  of vehicles.  From dawn until dusk (his 20 miles  procession went on unceasingly.  About every mile in thc traffic line a  policeman wilh a red flag regulated  it and wilh autocratic authority kept  it moving in order- That would liave  been a strange sight on any road;  on this it was most exotic.  It was a stupendous task, moving  these- supplies along that road. It  was not built for two lines of heavy  traffic even in normal times. And  since the beginning of the war it had  been    shelled    persistently.       Every  line across thc morass and muss  of the Picardy plain will be a sight  worth coming many miles to see-  Of Course It Can't Be Done  Of course, well informed people  know better, but there are soma  ignorant folks who think it is possible to have a good time without  spending more- than you can afford*  ���������Claude Calian in thc Fort Worth  Star^Telegram.  An Irish Magistrate, one of thc oliS  school, was summing up a case in a  Dublin court. Thc plaintiff was a  handsome woman, and her good-  looking daughter was one of the, witnesses- "Gentlemen of the jury,"  said- his Honor, "everything in thd  case seems plain���������except, of course,  Mrs. O'Toole and her charming  daughter."  1 Astonishing how -my  ca&se  back,"  skjs   Mr. Ensnan,   a   Winnipeg  business man, cured by Dr. Cassell's Tablets. **  S  W.     N-     U.     1153  Accommodation  "I can't spare thc money, but I'll  gladly loan it to you if you'll promise  not to keep it too long."  "I 'solemnly swear that I'll spend  every penny of it before tomorrow  morning-"���������-Chicago Herald. \  A Joke on the Doctor  A physician boarded a crowded  cross-town tar. A woman was standing, aud a big" German seated, sprawling over twice thc space necessary  Indignantly  thc  doctor said   to  him:  "Sec here! -Why don't you move a  little, so that this tired woman may  have a seal?"  For a moment the German looked  dazed- Then a broad smile spread  over his countenance, as he answered:  "Say, dot's a joke on you, all right!  Dot's my vile!'-*���������Harper's Magazine.  "It was astonishing how my strength  and fitness came back.'' say? Mr. Q. 0.  "WMAN, ot 330, HARCOURT STREET.  STURGEON  CR EEK, WINNIPEG* L for many  years a well-known  man in thc business  life of. Canada. Mr.  Inman 'continues:  " It is about three  years now since I  .first used Br. Cassell's Tablets. I  ..was terribly rundown and weak.  Sometimes I -felt I  should have to leave  off altogether, my  work was such an  effort to me, I ato  little, I had no  appetite, and I  suffered if 1-fore.d  myself to eat,  "M  co  sleep  My   nerves   of ��������� tsr^-sv . >  ursiS were   iu   a bad   way,  .ind ~mf] had the Tablets, and  ;ep Very disturbed.      Everything, in I well and bright."'  faot, pointed to a nervous breakdown.  It was then a friend told me aboui  Dr. CasseU'_ .Tablets, and I got some ta  try. The first result  was-- that I could  /deep at nights, ant;  .then my health  rapidly improved.  It was r6a 11 _.  astonishing ; hoW'  my strength and  fitness came back.  | "I may add that  'some time ago my  mother was very ill  ���������with pernicious  aniemia. I urged  her to take Dr.  Cassell's Tablets,  but she would not,  eo I crushed them  down and gav������  them in food without her knowing.  She was confined  to bed before sho  , now is about again  Mr. Diman is now in EngCancf, having had to return there  some little time ago to take control of the ioell-knoy)n firm  of A.  \V. Inman and Son, Printers and Publishers, Leeds.  r      Letters will reach him there.  A French soldier had been shot in  the leg, and was taken to the hospital for treatment.      For    some  time  the surgeon probed and searched the  wound, until at last the sufferer demanded impatiently what he was do-1  ing-    "I am  trying to  find  the bul-j  let,"  was  thc  reply.    "What   stupidity 1"  cried the    patient.      "Why,    Ij  have it in ray pocket I'*  FREE  SAMPLE.  . On receipt of 5  cents , to coTer  mailing and packing, a, ��������� generous  free sa���������.plo will be  sent at o n o o.  Address: Harold F.  Hiteliie * Co., Ud���������  10, McGavil-street,  Toronto,  Dt. Casseir* Table's at*. Nutritive, Resto-TCUtlve,   Altei-aU?*,  and Anti-Spa���������ncxlio, and t������������ recognised   remedy for  Nervous Breakdown     Sleeplessness Mai-nutrition  Nerve Paralysis An_mia Wasting Diseases/  Infantile Weakness      Kidney Trouble       Palpitation  Neurasthenia Dyspepsia Vital Exhaustion \  8peolally raluablJ for  nnrslne  rnotli*ri  and 4urinf  th*  Oritioa* Periods of li_������. ������  Sold  by "D���������lggfats and fitorekc-epore t"iron_hontC&n_<S������>J  Prices:   One   tube. 60 cento; six tube* for the- price of fired  War tax. 2 oento per tube extr������,  Sale Proprietor.i Dr, 0aM*H'e Cc, U4��������� MannhMtdr, 1M*$  r_aaM^u__i  ma  l-g?~rwnKLir"H.ii'���������>������iiiiVi'wiiwij>.i������_il ?.~>?&J*X^y:*$$M?^i  ���������-C���������.,w.-^1..-l,,^_^W.!."B.":~..i,"'-.^",'-'.l"'ji'..J-'l������^     M     I       I    lllllll.i   _    IU   .III.   t*11!,^'  _*'W'lC^'T*^W"*W^'^^'-t*K*W'^'t'tl(^*^y'Wilii";-'*'l  1        - ���������*" . '���������--..,.-.���������,'"-..���������'-..'-     -*���������������������������������  THE      UAZEITE,      KEDLEF,      J3.      C.  Farming With the Government as  Partner  The British  Fleet at Kiel  Entertained  by the   Kaiser  Just  Before Beginning of the War  The   death     of    Vice-Admiral     Sir  Gcorsjc John Scott  Warrcndcr, Bart., j nient of Agriculture of tlie Dominion  a   few   days   ago,   prompts   thc   Edin-  government, and  some  very interest-  Illustration Farms        I Riwso-Swedish Hand Clasp  Bridge Connecting Countries Repudiates Reports of Hostility  Hh'Stration  work  in   crop    produc-}     The    recently    formulated    Russo-  tion   and   cultural   methods   is     being I Swedish   plan   to   construct   a   bridge  carried on in the provinces of Alber- ���������'"'  t������i and Saskalclicwan  by the Depart-  burgh Scotsman lo recall the fact  111 at Sir George was thc Admiral  commanding the Biilish Squadron  which \isitcd Kiel a week or I wo  before thc outbreak of war. His  flagship on that occasion was the  King George V, and it will be recalled that al the very time when  tlie Archduke Francis Ferdinand was  murdered in SC-rajcvo, Sir George  W'arrender was cntei taiuing thc Kaiser on board tlie George V. As a  matter of fact, the Kaiser, as an honorary Admiral o'f the British Navy,  actually flew his flag at the head of  the Biitish Squadron, which, a wcik  cr two later cleared for action again-]  st his "mouse-hole" fleet.  In the course of an acount of the  visit of thc British Squadron, under  Sir Gi-orgc Wai render, to Kiel on  June 23, 191-1, it was stated that the  ships arrived in the bay during" tin.  night, and waited outside until the  morning. At an early hour the Ger-  ji-an officers attached to Sir George  Warrcndcr and Commodore Good-  enough boarded thc flagships, which  steamed in single column up thc harbor. H.M. battleship King George  A., flying Sir George Warrcndet's  flag, was leading, the battleships  Centurion, Aj.ix, and Audacious following in that order The cruiser;-,  headed by H.M. light cruiser Southampton, came next. The first salute  v as fired off Fiicdricltsorl, when a  gun   boomed   from   the   King  George  The sun pierced thc clouds as thc  ships passed this place in majestic  procession, headed by the flagship,  -which was so enveloped in smoke  that only the flashes of the saluting  guns denoted her whereabouts.  After the twenty-first gun of thc  sah'te had been fired, there was a  moment's silence, then a flash, and  thc cloud of snroke indicated the position of thc Friediichsort battery,  which now began in response to the  ���������   naval greeting of the visitors.  The British ships continued up thc  harbor, eagerly watched by hundreds  of eyes on launches and excursion  steamers. They filed past thc  squadron of German dreadnoughts  lying at their moorings in the harbor mouth. These were the four  giants of the Kaiser class���������Kaiscrin,  Prince Regent Luitpold. Konig Albert, and Kaiser���������the most formidable vessels of the German fleet,  v hich, however, arc of eailier date  than tlie British battleships. After  exchanging salutes with tlie German  flagship Friedrich der Grosse, which  was lying further up the harbor, the  battleships came smartly to their  moorings in line between the Friede-  rich der Groose and the Kaiser, the  cruisers  mooring nearer the shore.  In tiie evening of thc same daymen of the fleet went ashore. An-  account of that part of the proceedings make somewhat strange reading, in view of after, events.  Meanwhile the British tars (it was  stated in a narrative of the procced-  , ings), who in the forenoon remained  "* in, their ships,--were eagerly awaited  ashore,- and the arrivals of the men  who were given shore leave were  witnessed with great interest. The  innumerable cafes, taverns, and restaurants along the waterside and in  the streets leading down to th'e harbor which cater for the patronage of  Jack ashore had hung out Union  Jacks in honor of the guests, and  one enterprising host decorated his  premises with four Union Jacks, and  an assurance in English that thc  British  sailor is  welcome.  There were professions of friendliness in the German press in connection with this visit. The Keilcr Zei-  ��������� lung declared that the wish of the  dwellers by the German shore is for  peace and friendship with their British neighbors, and it hoped that each  of the two peoples wojild.be able to  unfold its powers freely in honorable  n'valry and friendship based on reciprocal respect.  On thc following day the Emperor  Wilheliri, on board the Holicnzoll.crn,  visited thc squadron. Compliments  were exchanged between that vessel  and the King George V. Afterwards  officers from thc British and Gorman flagships went aboard the llo-  hcnzollern to pay their respects to  the Emperor, who received Sir  Gcorge Warrcndcr at the head of the,  steps. ' I  ing results are expected  this year.  The co-operation of farmers own  ing or operating land favorably situated for the carrying on of sttcii  work is secured, thc-farmer putting  under thc direction of an officer of  the Dominion experimental farm  system a part of his farm having a  good wide frontage on a well-travelled highway, each field having tlie  same frontage along the same highway so that the crops and cultivation  arc unavoidably in evidence to the  casual traveler and easily inspected  by  the  interested   visitor.  The first year the department furnishes tne seed necessary to sow such  of thc fields as it is decided to put  under crop that year. In subsequent  >cars tlie farmer saves enough of the  best ol the crops grown on these  fields lo do^-the necessary sccdinir.  This, of course, providing the grain  pioduced is satisfactory as lo purity  and gcrniinativc power.  All cultural and harvesting operations in connection with these fields,  including the plowing, harrowing,  sowing and threshing of thc grain,  arc done by thc farmer. All the above  work is done in exactly such a way.  and at exactly such a time as directed  by thc illustration station division of  the Dominion experimental farms  sWcin. The farmer keeps a record  of thc amount of time taken to perform the different operations on cac'i  field and the grain harvested is  threshed .separately so that thc exact  \ ii-ld  of each   field  is known.  Thc records of thc work and of the  crops resulting together with brief  t'Oles made by the farmer each week,  aie duh entered on blank forms provided for the purpose and eacli week  thc farmer mails lo the Central Experimental farm at Ottawa, a form  filled out with particulars as to the  work done, general weather condition  and  crop progress.  In this way the farmers of various  districts of the two provinces will be  apprised of the results and the best  way lo operate their farms to obtain  these results.  German-American  Humorist  D. Thomas Curlin, the American  who has been visiting Germany for  the Norlhcliffc press of London on  thc strength of introductions supplied by Professor Hugo Munstcr-  burg, said in New York the other  day:  "Rather a joke, eh, to be doing  England's work with thc help of  Munslerburg  of  Harvard.  '���������'When I saw 'Munslerburg last  spring, he proved to mc that , peace  treaties w-ould be signed���������peace  treaties.all in favor of a victorious  Germany���������in the early summer of  1910. But, today, I understand, he  is predicting an alliance between  Germany, England and the . United  States   "I don't see what right .anybody  has to call Mark Twain, the leading  American humorist," he said, "now  that Hugo Munsterbiirg has got  himself naturalised."  construct  /joining the two countries repeals the  extent to which the supposed'hostility between these two nations has  been diminished. The bridge, across  the frontier from Haparanda to Tor-  nca, will connect the Swedish and  I-innish  railroad systems!  "The plan," says the Westiniristci  Gazette, "is of greaL practical im-  j't_rtancc for Anglo-Russian irTtcr-  communication, as at present traffic  has to go by sledge in winter" and  fci ry in summer.  "The     -Russo-Swedish     agreement  provides for continuous work on  the  bridge till its completion. Thc Swedish   stale    railway    department   .will  build     thc    whole   bridge,     charging  Russia the cost of the work and material  on  Russian  soil  or in   Russian  waters.     The     Swedish    government  is thus placed in the unusual position  of bridge builder in a foreign slate.  "The bridge over the Tornea Rivci  will be for a single track, which will  be  of  both    Russian    and     Swedish  gauge,  so  that trains of cither country   can   pass,   though   not   together.  The bridge will be 350 yards long.  "Thc present provisional estimate  of tlie total cost is 2,600,000 Swedish  crowns ( about $720,000)."  Thc Stockholm Tidninen observes  tl.al it would "like lo convince those  in Great Britain and France who retain a sympathetic interest in Sweden of the misunderstanding involved  iu the words "Swedish suspicions of  Russia," which arc so often reiterated in the countries of the Entente.  There is no suspicion (in Sweden)  that Russia contemplates "attacking  Sweden, or any doubt in the good  faith of thc Russian statesmen, who  from time to time have disavowed  such intentions, but at thc same time  it is not a mere condition of nervous  distrust which prevents Swedes from  envisaging thc possibilities of Russian policy through the . spectacles  that Great Britain and France would  like to provide them with for this  purpose."  Britain's Domestic Foe  Terrible Indictment  of    the    Liquor  Traffic in War Time  _ What noted scicnlistic and publicists describe as the "pro-German  poison in thc British army" is dealt  with in trenchant style in a brochure  written "by Arthur Mee and J. Stuart  Holden.    It is entitled, "Defeat? The  What Germany  Would Talk About  Supreme'Nation Has Right to Begin  War and'End It  In an interview Baron "Bussche-  Iladdenhauseir says: "Don't let' us  talk of Belgium, of the past, but of  Roumania and Greece!"    That is thc  7'iuth About  Betrayal   of Britain."    ! German way of it.    Don't, let us talk  '    ' " " "'" "      "'   'of  thc  violation   of  a  sacred   trcaty;s  don't let us talk of thc killing of human   beings  in  droves    of  hundreds,  from two months to 80 yciis of age  (see   Brycc's   report);   don't    let    us  talk of the extortion of hundrels    of  millions.^ don't let    us    talk    o* slave  raids.    For  what Germany    docs-  "is  I right, and if it is not right-, then    it   .  isniililary necessity, and if it is not  military   necessity   then     is   is   a   regrettable  mistake  on  tlie  part  of .."a  submarine commander, properly punishable by an Iron Cross.  ' Nor-don't Iet~us  talk  about' anything of that sort.    Talk about England," who .commenced this .war; talk  about  Russia, who was land hungry;'  talk  about   France,   who   wanted  Alsace-Lorraine  back;   talk  about    the  weather,  talk about peace.     For we,  the supreme nation, have the right to  begin, war and  end  it,    just  as    Ave  picase;   we   may  break  treaties,   'we  may  lie   and   murder   wilh   impunity,  for  we" are   the  chosen   people,    and  our  mission ,on   earth   is   to     punish  others  al   the  command  of  God.���������R.  B. in New. York Times.  Big Increase In Dairy Products  The dairy products of thc province  of Alberta for the year 1916 amounted to $12,500,000. This was brought  out at the annual. Dairymen's convention recently held in Calgary,  when it was related*how* the industry  had grown from a mere beginning  till at present there was estimated  to-be 215,000 head of dairy cattle in  the province. The province of Alberta, according to George H. Barr,  chief of the" dairy division of the Department of .Agriculture, Ottawa, is  leading the rest of the Dominion in  butter-making, wonderful strides having been made in this industry during  thc past year.  The Home Garden  Canada must produce more foodstuffs. We have much vacant land  about our homes, which, 'if cultivated, would greatly add to the food  supply. Very little work is necessary, and the returns more than cor.'.,  pensate for thc effort. By helping  to provide thc food for your own  family you are releasing that much  additional for th'e general good, and  reducing the  cost  of living.  Department for French Aviation  In order to render more complete  and fertile the unity of. thc direction  of the aviation services before and  behind the lines, the French Minister  for War has just created a central-  department under his direction and  immediate authority.,  The direction has been entrusted  lo Gen. Guillemin, who has full authority over aeronautical services,  and will organize efficient collaboration .  The program to be carried out  consists principally in the determination of types of machines which  must meet the three great requirements of aviation, namely: pursuit, exploration (for adjustment of  fire, and _ aerial photography), and  bombardment.  Gen. Guillemin .. will secure the  construction of those machines in  series of intensive industrial production.  Took Good Care of Wilhelm  British   detectives  have    helped  to  protect  the Kaiser in France as well  as in England.    This fact is disclosed  in   the. memories   of_Baron   Fredrick  Owen,'   who    in     1878    accompanied  Prince William of Prussia (as he was  then  called)  on an incognito visit lo  Paris.    Through  the good offices    of  Queen  Victoria  two  men  from Scot-  - land  Yard  were attached  to  the party, every member of which was thoroughly  at  home  in   English.      They  registered at thc hotel under English  names, aud spoke English exclusively  ���������even     in     their    private    rooms���������  throughout their stay, so that no suspicion   of  Prince   William's    real  nationality was  ever aroused.���������London  Chronicle.  Coming and Going  A   struggling    maker  of  humorous  quips   tried   to   break  into   a   leading  publication.  He sent thc editor one of his fav-  oriic mots.  It was returned with this comment:  "Too original to be good."  He sent another.  This time the comment was:  "Too good to be original."���������Cleveland Plain Dealer.  Why She Screamed  Tw'O men, father and son, both very  greedy, were at a bazaar where a  dainty little miss was selling kisses  in aid of the war fund.  Father���������Go on, my son,- there's a  half crown. When I was young I  used to make 'em scream,  The son returned a few minutes  later, following upon  an uproar.  "Well, my boy, did you kiss her?"  "Yes, father." "  "What did you do-to make her  scream?"   >  "Kept thc half crown."���������Weekly  Telegraph.  Plenty to Eat  One day last summer a hobo hired  out to a farmer who was head over  heels in work. The hobo worked till  dark, then helped with the chores,  and it was half past nine by the time  he got his supper. After supper he  went to bed.  About four the next morning he  was called 'to get up. When he  came down breakfast was ready. He  ale another hearty meal, and started  upstairs  again,  saying:  "This is the best place I ever worked���������two suppers in one night and  hack to bed again."  Another Viewpoint  Mrs. Peascley's young hopeful had  carried off thc primary-prize, and the  other mothers were crowding around  to congratulate her with the best  grace they could summon.  "But don't let it make him conceited, dear," admonished one experienced parent.  "Oh, no, indeed," fluttered Mrs.  Pcaseley. "I always fell him it's not  because he's so bright that he wins,  but because the other children arn  so dull."���������Everybody's.  A horse has the advantage over a  li'iau in one respect, he's worth more  after he's broke than before.  The Other End  The Judge to whom a Chicago woman had applied for a divorce looked  sternly at the applicant and addressed her thus:  "You say you want a divorce because your married life is one long  scries of fights?    You don't look it."  "No, your Honor," said the applicant, "but you ought to see my hus-  Holland has only 7,000 automobiles  among its six million people, but has  a motorcycle for about every seven  versons.  Does Big Cash Business  * As showing the prosperity of thc  west, tlie announcement of one of thc  largest farm machinery companies  doing business in Western Canada is  very interesting. The company announces that during 1916 no less than  82 per cent, of its business in Southern Alberta was done on a cash basis. This shows that the farmers  must have had money long before  the last crop was harvested.  -The   fools .arc  not  all    dead  Hc-  yet.  She���������That's as true as von live..  The facts collected in this littl-;  book will be found of use to temperance advocates everywhere. The  writers laugh to scorn the  plea that rum is needed by  the soldiers and show what  terrible consequences , have followed in the train of the army l'quor  traditions as pursued at the" fiout.  An instance is given of a British Captain, who, under the influence of  drink, ordered a gunner lo fire on a  British hospital ship. The gunner  disobeyed orders and the Captain became so violent he had to be put in  irons.  The following extracts from the  book show the extent of the drink  evil in the old land:    > ���������  "Dr. Norman Maclean was -riding  in a tram, and an old man sat there  in great distress. He had lost his  son at the front. When he joined  the army he had never tasted alcohol but he found drink in his camp,  he found it in the trenches, he found  it all the way between,-and when he  came home on leave lo see his mother he was drunk every night. He  was drunk the night he went away  again, and in three days he was dead  "The last we saw of him," said the  poor old man between his sobs, "was  going away drunk, and his mother,  who is old-fashioned in her faith,  cannot get it out of her mind that no  diunkard can enter the Kingdom of  God."  "A wellknown public man went out  to France. A distinguished member  of the House of Lords sent him a  case of old brandy ,and one day thc  great man asked, for some. "Very  sorry, sir,'"--said the orderly, "bin  there is none left." "What!" said  the officer, "where is all that stuff  from Lord Blank?" "Very well, sir,  but a German shell fell into the case  and there is nothing left." The  great man's fists shut tight, and he  showed his teeth. "By God, they  shall pay for that!" said he. They had  broken Rheims Cathedral, they had  shattered Belgium, they had ruined.  Serbia, and Poland, and sunk the Lusitania, but by God, they should pay  for destroying his brandy! It is the  sort of mind that sits in Parliament  and lias its way in cabinets. It does  not like the disturbance of its social  habits, it does not know how drink  reacts upon us all; it believes that  Sir Con.an Doyle is a crank when he  says that the drink that is one man's  pleasure is another man's death."  "It is not even true that rum is  the only thing we can give our men  in the; trenches.. There are hot  drinks that we can -give them���������tea  and coffee and cocoa and drinks  made from meat���������things that spur a  hero on, with the sugar that goes to  the hero's blood and makes him  twice a hero when he leaps the parapet.- .-" ������������������:'��������� ;.���������'������������������'  "It is one of the marvellous things  about the human body that at a time  like that,'when a man is facing death,  the sugar,in "his blood  comes  to his  aid, and makes him twice the man he  thought he was. At the sight of. danger,  by  the  law of  a  higher power  than man, the sugar in a man's blood  is   increased  one-third,   as  if  Mother  Nature knew that her  son  had need  of  strength;   and  it  is   then   ,arid  at  that very hour, that the British government  gives  its  m.en  a  drink that j  makes  them -cold, and  that  can" only  be- made  by  the  destruction   of    the  sugar that would'.make  them warm.  It  is  unthinkable,  incredible,  but    it  is  true, and-'it is not true that there  is no alternative. It should be known  to every man in the four corners of  the United Kingdom  that the Y.-.M.  C.A., the most efficient organization  in the whole area of the war, is able  and   ready   to   relieve   the  authorities  of the labor of dealing out rum, and  to supply every man in the firing line  with   hot   tea  or  coffee     or,    cocoa.  There   is   not  a   physiologist   in   this  country' whose  heart  would   not    be  glad at the  thought of that!  there is  surely not  a  patriot  who   would   nol  leap with joy if it were done.  "The pitiful truth is that the State  provides thc means of degeneration,  and leaves it to the Y.M.C.A. to  lift a man up. Everywhere through-  cut the war the great moral forces  and. the forces of humanity are confronted with this hostile trade. It  hinders the Y.M.C.A.; it hampers  the Red Cross; there is not a moral  or a social worker ,not a doctor,or a  Red Cross nurse, who ��������� would not  gladly see it swept away. Where a  town does its duty, says one of our  Brigadier-Generals, the army is clean  and sober. . At Bedford, with bright  ai.d happpy places for the men to go  to, he had no drunkenness with his  men, but at Perth, where nobody  cared, whiskey was literally forced  down their throats and they were inundated with women.  "The good .farmer docs not use the  brewer's grains for cattle; they arc  not allowed to be used for the cows  that yield the butter and milk for  Copenhagen; and the authorities on  infant feeding tell us why. The brew-  eis' grains make milk dangerous for  infants."  For all those who desire to know  how'" the drink habit and the drink  traditions become rooted iu the soil  of a nation, choking the good seed  of national progress, "Defeat-" will  Drove an eye-opener. ;  The Leather Scarcity  Efforts Being Made to Overcome the  Shortage  , An aculc condition of affairs ha3  developed in several lines of Canadian industry owing to scarcity of  material. A delegation which waited on the govcrniifenl on Thursday  asked that something be done to  meet the scarcity of hides. The  leather output is seriously affected.  There is likewise a shortage of wool.  Both of these commodities have been  secured largely from Australia and '  New Zealand, where restrictions on  imports are now imposed.  In an interview with Sir George  Foster, F. W. Beardmore, of Montreal, and E. Davis, of Newmarket, '  Ont., urged efforts to have the regulations relaxed so thai more supplies  can be available.' The price of boot  leather is going up to an almost prohibitive figure with no prospect - of  diminishing.  Tlie minister of Trade and Commerce will endeavor to do something'  to relieve  the present conditions."  Dogs and Sheep in Britain  There are. more dogs to the mile-in  Erilain than in any other country in  tlie world���������dogs for use, dogs for  sport and little pleasure dogs..,:.'-And  yet they do not prevent sheep-keeping. The country is in some parts  wild and open, in others closely inhabited- The conditions are not so  different from ours, except that there  arc niore covers and plantations  through which dogs can pass and  pounce on sheep. Gamekeeprs and  shepherds have thc dog census memorized and any wandering dog is subject to suspicion. Moreover, he is  apt to fall into the- traps necessary  to keep down the pest of rabbits.  Dogs of evil tendency or habit are  apt lo be spotted. With the large  number of dogs, however, these  things would nol avail if dog-owner3  did not feel responsible for their  dogs. The careless have that responsibility brought home to them.���������  Breeders' Gazette.  A Young Man's Game  "War," as Sir Douglas Haig re������  minds us, "is a young man's game."  A man of twenty-five is of greater  value than his father in., the hell  across the Channel. It is to be  hoped, therefore, that-the young men  will be released from work that in  France is being done by older men  and by women and boys, and that  the army that marches into Germany  'will'be. a young army. The chief  essential at this moment is Time, and  not Talk. The men, and-at least a  -million of them, must be obtained  now, if they are to be trained for the  work. Everyone who reads this  knows at least one young non-com- ���������  batari.t whose work could be done oy  a boy, an older man, or a woman.  The army needs him.���������London Daily  Mail; .  "Compounding a Felony"  Sir Alfred Mend, 'first commission,  or of works, speaking at a war sav-~  ings meeting at Swansea, said it was  idle to ask us to make peace, until  legitimate national aspirations were  satisfied. The Germans must be  forced to realize that" it. was easier  to let loose the dogs of war than to  bring them again to heel. There was  under our law a criminal offence  known as "compounding a felony "It  consisted in an injured person bargaining with a criminal instead of  prosecuting him. Those who asked  us to enter into negotiations for  peace - with Germany in existing circumstances were guilty of '"this ' offence against their native land,  against Europe, and against humanity-  No  Nonsense About It  Jack  I  had  my  fortune    told  other  day and  my fiance  broke  the. engagement.  Tom���������Why,   is   she   a   believer  such nonsense?  Jack-���������Nonsense   nothing!      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France Cuts  Down Meals  Food Wasted Now May Mean Much  , "      Before the War_Is Over  ' France has followed the example of  England and Italy in restricting  meals in restaurants. Diners in res,-  laurants' are hereafter restricted to  hors d'oeuvrcs or soup, two other  ;dishes'-and cheese or desert. In regard to the two main dishes," the bill  of fare, instead of the sixty or seventy items usually presented, is confined to a maximum of nine. The  nine include one cqs dish, three meal  and three vegetable. "The restriction  'have been drawn up* in conjunction  with- the representatives of the provision trades and have been taken  in good part' by^both the public, and  lhe restaurant proprietors.' Public  ..opinion generally recogniz.es the importance of stopping " the waste in  food,   ��������� .   ,   " - ,,  "   .The decree is applicable to- all es-  tablishme'nts where meals arc sold to  the   public,  including    clubs,     hotels,  'boarding houses and canteens.  Managements must submit bills of  .fare for'lunclicons to the police authorities nol later than 10 o'clock on  the day, and for dinners noL later  ���������than five o'clock and must hang" lip  a' copy of the regulations in a conspicuous place.  ' The restriction includes an absolute prohibition of puddings and an  order to-economize on flour,"milk,  eggs, sugar and vegetables. Salads  count as courses unless served on  the same plate with meat. Albert  Clavcille, under', secretary for national .subsistence, "said in regard to  the decree:  "We have got to-think of the .future. The food situation is not grave  .at present, but importations may^be  subject to delay and our home pro-  ���������ditction may meet' unforeseen accidents. It is a queston of holding out.  That is why we are taking at once  precautions which, without-incommo-  jdating the public, will enable us to  "tciilizc  appreciable  economy."  Boston Beans and War  "Predicts Great Advance  In Agricultural Education  More -Attention to be. Given to Training'in Our Agricultural Schools  Speaking before the annual con-  *��������� vcnlion of lhe Western Canada Irrigation Association at Kamloops, B.C.,  J tunes McCaig, of the, Alberta De-  paitment'of Agriculture, made the  prediction thai the time would come  when departments of Agriculture  would go much farlhei than they now  do in the matter of agricultural education. ���������  "After the- grcal days of lhe war'"  .said' Mr. McCaig, ',the direct efforts  <,f the department and Board of Ag-  -ricultural Education will double the  giade of training which wc now  have for the boys and girls in our  agricultural schools. If 1 were iu an  iirigation district it would be my interest to gu to the minister and im-  r ress upon him that when he starts  ii new" school in'an irrigation^, district it should be an irrigation education  that is  given  at that school."  The inference gathered from Mr.  McCaig's address was that the Department of Agriculture in Alberta  was planning to give greater attention to thc irrigation interests of the  province. The last two years have  been seasons of heavy rainfall, and  wonderful crops havc-'been produced  in what is generally considered the  dry area. For two years in succession  Southern Alberta, and some districts  in Saskatchewan, have produced tlie  gicatest crops on the American continent. It is worthy of note that  tnese great crops have been produced in the "dry" 'districts, which seems  lo indicate that, when a dry district  gels enough water it is more fertile  than a wet district. Indeed, this is  a scientific fact. The heavy rainfall  of wet. districts leaches much of the  fertility out of the soil.  The value of thc dry area of Western Canada, .when water is applied, is  only, beginning lo be recognized.  Special Government schools for education in the science of irrigation  farming will undoubtedly give a great  impetus to that branch of agriculture.  The     Spirit    of    the      Anglo-Saxon  Mounts Higher in the Face of  ' Danger  AVhcli thc president of the" United  Slates, in the midst of a great crisis  in the history of his ^county, went  out and played golf, he was but confirming the doctrine of the reversion  to type. ' Drake went- on playing  bowls as the Great Armada sailed in  to view at Plymouth. The heroes of  Waterloo'heard the booming of the  guns of Quatre Bras at the Duchess  of Richmond's ball in Brussels. The  spirit of the Anglo-Saxon mounts  higher in face' of danger. War does  not quench but rather calls into action the, sporting- instincts of the  race.  It was reserved for Lester Woolsey  assistant to Secretary of Stale Lansing, to discover the missing psychological link between Boston beans  and war diplomacy. Entrusted,with  the task of handing passports to the  German "Ambassador, Mr. Woolsey,  with all the native cunning of the  sixteenth century Cardinal-statesman,  decided to perform his delicate mission with the stricest secrecy. He  did not hire a closed automobile or  resort to disguise. Unconcernedly  he slrollled out of his office at the  usual luncheon hour with the historic  documents in his pocket, and went by  a circuitous route to���������a simple restaurant. "Boston beans with!" yelled the attendant, not knowing that  this particular plate of beans was  making history. But Mr. Woolsey  had unexpected company as he mini  ched his,beans. Three newspaper  men arrived in time lo see that that  particular "Boston -beans one'" was  converted into "Boston -beans four  Beans have played a big part in the  career of many notable men. No one  likes lo hear of black beans. But  Bo'ston beans are of a different flavor. In this case they sustained lhe  secretive Woolsey in a .trying ordeal.  In a"tricc he had converted the ubiquitous Bemstorff from a , German  Ambassador into a full private in the  Kaiser's army of retired diplomatists.  Whether Woolsey and Boston beans  will live in history remains to be  seen. It is the diplomatic way  the New World,.���������Toronto  Globe  Snubbed the Kaiser  of  A Barrage,  A Soldier Writing From the    Front  Describes Terrific Gun Fire  A clear description of a "barrage"  is given in a letter to a friend from  Pte. F. H. Malone, overseas with a"  field ambulance unit. Speaking of  the "big "push" he says:  "When I think over this period of  service there are several things  which strike me as remarkable, only  one or.two of which it is permissible  for me to mention. It was at that  time that I became really convinced  of our air supremacy. I had the  great pleasure of seeing two ��������� of  Fritz's planes (the only two that I  saw over our lines) brought down  in flames. Our planes were constantly at work. They seemed to  cross and rccross the line with    the  Here Is the Story of the Man Who  Could See Through War Lord's  Plans  Lord Eshcr has recently issued a  very emphatic warning to the British  relative to the desirability of their  not being "caught a second time in  the meshes of sleep" by the Germans. He is very insistent that the  job must be thoroughly done this  time���������that the snake must not only  be "scotched" but killed.  His warning about doing the job  thoroughly derives especial significance from the oppoitunity he possessed, for becoming acquainted with  tlie extreme artfulness of the attempts made by the German government tp weave the meshes of sleep  wherein they hoped to- catch the  British when thc European war, for  which they-were steadily preparing  actually broke out. In the early winter of 1907 the kaiser visited "England.  He was���������as usual when he paid one  of his frequent visits to England���������  overflowing with loving kindness towards the British., At Windsor  Castle lie was a guest of King Edward, and w.as all grace and grac-  iousness.  Now, it so happened that ' Lord  Eshcr, at that lime, was deputy constable at Windsor Caslle, and, in that  capacity, was at .Windsor during the  kaiser's stay there. He happened  moreover, to be as well a member  of the committee of Imperial defence.  Of this latter fact the kaiser "was,  of course, well aware. All urbanity,  he sought to discuss with the deputy  constable at Windsor Castle the  question of British naval programs  and defences.  _ However, Lord Esher is no fool.  He realized that "fine words butter  no parsnips," and that beneath all  the kaiser's soft satider lay dark and  Changes in House of Lords  They are Now Only About a Dozen  Fewer Peers Than Members  of Parliament  Despite the ravages of the war thc  House of Lords now numbers 19  iiiorc peers than it did a year ago.  During 1916 four peerages were removed from 'the roll of peers of  Parliament the abeyance in five ,old  titles has terminated, and there have  been 21 new creations. Thc total  number of the-- House would have  been larger but "for thc fact 'that  minors succeeded to several peerages". Three peerages have become  extinct through lack of heirs���������the  baronets'of Fitzliardinge, Liangat-  tock, and Somerhill, the last being  the title under which the late Marquis of Clanricarde sat in the House  of Lords. The barony of Scarsdale  lias lapsed because tlie heir already  held a higher grade in the peerage.  Earl Curzon of Kcddlcslon. The five  baronies   revived   are   those   of  Stra  )i   oira-i  'harton.  bolgi, Dudley, Cobham, W  and Burgh,, each of which figured on  the roll many years ago. Another  old title has been restored by the  grant of a viscounty, to Mr. Lewis  Harcourl/- one of the 21 new peers  of 1916. Other new peers arc Lord  Beresford, Rhondda, Astor, - Shaugli-  nessy, Faringdon, and Rathcrcedan  (the 1916 New Year creations) Lords  Co mock-, Somcrleyton, Anslow,  Glcntanar, and Roundway (the birthday peers),. Viscount Chaplin, Yis-  coun't Grey, Lord Finlay, Lord Roe,  and five whose choice of titles has  not yet been announced���������Sir Max  Aitkcn, Sir John Dewar, Mr. Peace,  Mr. Stuart Wortley, and ' Sir Edward Partington. In addition to thc  three viscounts mentioned, Loid  Reading, Lord Mersey, Lord Cow-dray, and Lord Sandhurst have" been  " ' :s nave-  sinister designs. Hence, although rais'ed. lo that rank Six tijje  usually noted for his tact and charm  of manner, he let the kaiser see pretty plainly,that he saw through the  crafty game. He put the kaiser  where he belonged. - And the kaiser  never forgave him.  But at that time the late Lord  Twcedmouth was first lord of the  admiralty. And he either lacked  Lord Esher's sagacity or was more  amiable to the emperor's soft soap.  Anyhow, he was ill-advised enough  to a'llow himself to be drawn into a  conference with thc kaiser on naval  matters. ' This became . * noised  abroad, and Lord Tweedmouth was  popularly credited with something  like an act of treason. On the full  facts becoming known it appeared  that he had acted with the knowledge of his colleagues���������Sir Henry  Campbell-Bannerm'an was premier���������  in replying to the kaiser's letter,  and that lie had not (as was popularly supposed) prema'tuiely disclosed  the British naval, estimates to the  kaiser, to whom, in fact, he gave no  information which was not given to  parliament at the same time. Still  there had undoubtedly been some indiscretion and the incident led to  Lord Tweedmouth's relinquishment  of the admiralty.  All   this  is  of    particular _   interest  because it was in  his notorious    let-  , ter to  Lord  Tweedmouth    that    the  I kaiser showed how the snubbing he  greatest  unconcern,    though_invar-  ^recXd f������m Lord Esl^r  Vv'  lably  shelled,  and  sometimes    enter-   ___"   ____,._   !.���������_���������_    ,i,_  f_it������������������        A Legislative Test  As a lest of sobriety, "Peter Piper  picked a peck of pickled pepper," is  miilc as good as any other; though I  scarcely expected to"-sec it become a  model for thc drafting of a government bill. But clause 2 of the measure with which, it is proposed to  amend the output of beer (restriction)  act, 1916, loudly bertays its origin.  J-lcrc is the shameless plagiarism:  "Where the year ending' September  30, 19147 is adopted by a brewer for  thc purpose of computing standard  barrelage, and the brewer proves to  the Commissioners that he has closed any brewery, and it has not since  been used as a brewery, so much of  any beer so brewed at the closed  brewery as the .Commissioners think  just in the circumstances' shall be  deemed to be beer brewed at the  brewers' brewery."���������The Westminster Gazette.  tained us with a .fireworks exhibition  at the expense of Fritz's kite balloons.  "Speaking of fireworks, a really  awesome sight is the spectacle of a  'barrage.' .Imagine a strip of land  scape say two or three miles long,  which is about as much as is visible  to the ordinary spectator at ordinary  times, covered lo the width of 100  yaids and the depth of fifty feet,  with flashes of flame and puffs of  smoke caused by bursting shrapnel.  Mix this wilh the clouds of dust and  heavy black smoke of high explosives hitting the earth in the same  region, until the thin straggling  lines of troops advancing into and  through it, is swallowed up in the  murky artificial haze. Think then  of the hail of iron and other metals  falling within that cloud,and. you  have it.  "Our health, comfort and even  amusement are as well provided for  as circumstances permit. It is possible to be at a moving picture show  one evening and in tjie firing line  next morning, nearly aiiywhere on  the western front. Football, cricket  baseball and so on are ' encouraged,  wherever and whenever possible."-  eral months before���������lhe letter was  written in the spring of 1908���������still  rankled.  In this letter the kaiser venomously  seized on Lord Esher's capacity of  deputy constable of Windsor Castle  to build on it a deliberate insult to  the man who had snubbed him. He  expressed himself as being doubtful  "whether the supervision of the  foundations :.nd drains of the Royal  Palace is apt to qualify somebody  for the judgment of naval affairs in  general." It was rumored at the  time that it was through this gibe  at Lord Esher that the fact became  known to the public that Lord  Tweedmouth was corresponding with  the kaiser. For the first lord is said  to have thought the slap at "Reggie  Brett"���������as Lord Esher is still  familiarly known���������rather smart and  to have talked about it : ��������� some dinner.  At the kaiser's own court, however, the "slap at Reggie Brett"  evoked a good deal of laughter  against the kaiser himself, it being  said that he was not the man to have  talked of the unwisdom of mixing of  drains _with high political affairs, in  view or one of his own experiences.  For it was at the height of one of  his own political crisis���������after the  Most --Orders" are Modem dismissal"of Caprivi from the chancellorship���������that the kaiser    explained  been temporarily removed from the  roll of the House by the'succession  of minors to the earldoms of Fever-  sham, Longford, Kinniull, and St.  Aldwyn, and to the viscounty of Ridley, and of a lady to the barony of  Lucas. Three peers who were "in-  -fants" at the opening of the year���������-  the Earls of Carlisle and Lathom  and Viscount Gage���������have since come  to age. There are now onlv about  a dozen fewer peers than M.P.'s. In  addition to the four peers whose  deaths led to the extinction of titles  and to the six who were followed by  children or women, 16. died during  the year, most of whom were entitled lo sit at Westminster. The Earls  of Longford and Feversham and  Lord Lucas were killed in action,  and Earl Kitchener died on war service. Other deaths include Lord  Burnham, thc Earl of Sandwich,  Lord Redcsdale, Lord Clifford of  Chudlcigb, and the Earl of Essex.  New Health Ideals  Need for -Preaching of the Gospel of  a  Sound  Body  Much interest has been aroused in  an address given before thc Winnipeg Ministerial association in Winnipeg by Dr. Stewart Fraser, chairman of the provincial board of health.  There were three essentials to good  citizenship, Dr. Fraser said, a good  body,***a good mind, and good moral  ideals.  Two out of lhe three requisites had1  been taken care of by the British  people and one essential neglected.  The same was true of the German  peoplesr They took care of and de-  \ eloped two sides of their character  and left out the third. The only  difference is the difference of selection as to what was  worth while.  "Thc_ schools are provided to lake  care ot tlie mental development,-the  moral ideals arc taken care of by  the ministers in the churches and  Suriday'schools, but there has been  no one here to preach the gospel ot  a sound body,"  Mr.   Fraser said.  The Germans, on tlie other hand,  he pointed out, took care of the body  first and foremost, and of the intellect, but they left out the moral  ideals, which, after all, was the quantity which made of the equation a  human one. A man.with only a sound  body to commend him was a brute.  A man with an intellect developed  purely as such was an iceberg, and  a man with high moral ideals and  highly developed intellect in an ill-  kept body was  only part efficient.  Stress was laid on the importance  of arousing public opinion to the fact  that the body as the home of ihe  intellect and the ideals must be  groomed, developed and cared for in  order to be a suitable vehicle. The  1-ody is thc jewel case which holds  the twin jewels of mind and ideals,  and it must be suitable or else they,  can only be "jewels in  the rough."  Dr. Eraser outlined the svstem being followed by thc provincial board  in sending nurses to the homes and  to the schools in order that the children may be readied and through  them thc mothers. Statistics were  not available for Manitoba so far, as  to death resulting from preventable  diseases but their number was ap-  paling. Dr. Eraser has no sympathy  with the old theory "of ills to which  the flesh is heir," but stales firiulv  that practically all the ills are preventable and that the human body  were it nol for man's improvidence,  "would run until worn out."���������Winnipeg Free  Press.  Livestock on Credit  A Good Sign  Tom���������So you really think you have  some chance with -Miss Coldcash, do  you?  Jack;���������Thai's what. Slie is -o.giti-  niiig to find fault with my necktie.���������  Indianapolis Star.  Tlie talk of a new "Order of Empire" is a reminder of the rapid increase in thc number of Orders in recent times. The Garter goes back  to 1348, the Thistle to .1703, and St.  Patrick to 1783; but these three are  all very closely limited in numbers.  The only old Order of wide application is the Bath and it is doubtful  whether, for practical purposes, it  can be put further back than 1725.  The Star of India dates only from  1861, and St. Michael and St. George  from 1818, or, in its present farm  from 1868. The "Indian Empi e" is  not yet forty years old; and the Victorian Order is a mere infant of  twenty (in spite of its' prodigious  size). The Order of Merit is younger still ���������Westminster Gazette.  Not Porter-Like  "Let's see!. Wasn't it Admiral Porter who said: 'Take no quarter from  the enemy'?"  "Couldn't have been! Who ever  hcard of a porter ' saying such a  thing?"  one day at his luncheon table: "Here  is a nice stale of things!      This    city  of   (naming a  small  town)   pro-'  posed to empty its refuse into the  river just above the bathing establishment. Nobody in the home office  saw the mistake, and it took me four  hours to get out a better plan." Here  was the kaiser bothering about the  sewage of a little town, while his  empire was in the throes of a crisis,  that very man sneered at Lord  And yet, with typical lack of humor,  Esher's duty of "supervising drains"  as" disqualifying" him ror a'knowledge  of naval affairs.  Saskatchewan Sells Livestock to Farmers on Credit  Three years ago the Saskatchewan  Legislature passed a law providing  for the expenditure of $500,000 in  purchasing livestock to be sold on  credit terms to farmers. Up to date  1,834 head of cattle, including 235  pure-bred bulls? havc_ already been  sold, as well as 5,275 sheep. The  classes of slock supplied consist of  pure-bred bujls of the right type and  of suitable age for breeding, grade  cows of popular breeds, pure-bred  boars and rams and grade sows and  ev/c's. The terms of payment are  that purchasers able to pay cash are  iec.uircd lo do so, and that all pur-'  chasers must pay al least 25 per cent,  cash. Unpaid balances arc payable  in one or two instalments, with interest at sit per cent. Up lo S400 worth  of stock can be bought by paying  one-quarter cash, and up to $1,000  worth can be bought by paying one-  half cash. All bona-fidc farmers in  Saskatchewan who are members of  ayy agricultural society, grain growers' asociatiou, or co-operative association arc eligible to thus receive as-,  sistance. During the fall season when  stock shipments from the prairies  are most numerous, the department  maintains an experienced cattleman  in  Winnipeg to   make purchases.  Slave-Drive Horrors  What He Was  The Missus: What are you���������a man  or a  mouse?  Hubby: A man, dearie. Were I a  mouse, I'd have you on top of that  table shrieking  for help.  "Betty is always so lively and  cheerful."  "Yes, she's a Pollyannamated little  creature."  Describes   Scenes  in   Belgium'   That  Are  Scarcely Believable  A correspondent of tlie London  stories." He tells of thc beating of  iu Belgium: "Even after all wc" had  heard about German atrocities thc  scenes which have occurred there  are scarcely believable. If I.had not  witnessed them "with my own eyes 1  .should certainly doubt some of the  stories." He tells of the beating of  women by Uhlans for crowding too  near the line. He says that Germans  of the landstrum cannot be trusted  for this work. Many of them sympa  thize with thc Belgians and even encourage them to refuse to sign the  agreements to work. Consequently  Ll'lans arc specially called from the  front when a slave drive is lo be  made. The correspondent declares,  that, in some of the villages every  man who escaped the massacres of  August 1914, has been taken away,  uoL-cven   the  old  being  left. *  If these stories are true, the return of peace with its opporlimili-.-s  to gather full and exact details will  only intensify the horrors of civ'ili-  ?ation for thc German -government  and its methods'.���������Froni the Buffalo  Express.  Soldiers to Keep Poultry  Variety of Work Provided    for Dis������  abled Soldiers  The__ following taken from the Fruit  and Farm Magazine, at Vancouver,  British Columbia, is interesting.  "From cities as far as Victoria and  Quebec come reports of an interesting development in the training of  our disabled soldiers.  "Variety, of course, is always aimed  at in "their training by the Military  Hospitals Commission. What one  man is fit for another is not. That is  tiue even among able-bodied men.  It is much more true among the disabled; for they are disabled in all  sorts of different ways. A large number of subjects are taught, so that  every man, whatever his trouble may  be, can pick out the trade or occupation offering him the best assurance  of success.  At thc Esquimalt Hospital, Victoria, a Poultryman's Club has been  organized and is making very satisfactory progress. At the same place  rabbit-raising has been undertaken  and a correspondent describes three  men busy erecting a house under the  direction of a fourth, who is so badly  paralyzed that he cannot work. They  reckon it pays to keep rabbits, and I  am  sure  they are  right.  "Bee-keeping also is being taken  up at Victoria; and there is talk of  homing pigeons also to appear on the  scene."  Extraordinary  Scottish Thrift  The working classes of thc city oi  Glasgow, probably thc busiest in the  world at this hour, have shown a  magnificent fr.out to the needs of thc  war. They have worked, in three  relays, night and day, foregone holidays for twelve months, submitted to  the most despotic rule that was ever  applied to British industry, the enforcement of stern liquor laws, and  saved out of their earnings $45,000,000  which, in the form o'f a certificate,  was handed to the Lord Provost of  the city as a souvenir of the occasion. Lord Slrathcly'dc expressed  amazement at the figures, and men  lioned that the Savings Bank in  Scotland had in the past two years  handed into government coffers $29,-  000,000.  A Foresighted Hatter  After the victory of the Marne a  Parisian hatter was certain that J off-  re would be a Marshall of France  some day. "I'M make, his hat, any-  w-ay," he said, and by some means he  obtained the exact measurement of  the Generalissimo's head. The hat  was made twenty-five months ago,  and delivered at General Joffrc's residence at Auteuil on the morrow of  thc publication of the decree making  him a Marshal. 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She trad been driven out of the house  (where she felt indeed that sho had  ! done harm rather than good by hcr  ! v.atchfulness,   and   her   eagerness     to  help and protect; and she was cast  j cut on the world anain, without any  j resource but lo go back to Ihe shut  ' up  maisonette,   and   to  forget, if  she  ^  J  of her own secret conviction that she  was nothing of thc kind, and that it  only wanted a little gleam of success  in her quixotic undertakings for her  lo be hailed as a heroine.  For indeed she had made sacrifices  in   order   to   carry   out   her  promise  to  the  man  with  thc fair beard, and  _    . she  knew,   down   in    her    heart   'of  I could,  thc events which  now seemed  hearts, that it'was only ill luck, and  (Continued.)  There rushed into her head all  sorls of things that she might say,  reasons thai she might give against  this dismissal, pleas that she might  put forward  for delay.  Bui what was lhe user What was  the use?  One look at the hard face showed  her that nothing she could say or do  would move the woman who was  thrusting her out; aiitTsomc of those  picas she might have advanced were  better not uttered. *���������  So Mahin withdrew without a  word, ran upstairs, and found one of  tlie housemaids, a good girl, sympathetic and silently kind, waiting to  help her to pack her trunk and gel  il  downstairs.  Mabin, cut to thc heart, yet indulged a wild hope that Lord Moor-  hampton would send for her lo come  back again, thai even he would revolt at this unwarrantable act on the  part of his wife in dismissing his  secretary, without even the pretence  of consulting him, and-while he. .was  not even in the house.  But even as this, hope rose, it, died  down., Was Lord Moorhampton the  sort .of man to care what became of  a girl when" she was once out of his  sight? 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' She ��������� stole downstairs, and was  ��������� crossing thc'hall,-when a door opened and Captain Dalmaine came out.  He had heard something, Mabin felt  sure; and at the same moment it  flashed across her mind that his kindness, to her might be one of the  many causes for . Lady-- Moorhamp-^  ~" "ton's displeasure. -He was advancing  across thc floor towards her with a  sympathetic look on his far|p when  a sharp voice called out: "Willie."  "Confound it!"said he, as he turned, impatiently, to ask what was the  matter.  And Mabin took advantage of that  moment to run discreetly out of the  house, and into the fly that was waiting-to take her to Honford Station.  She held up bravely, and shed not  a ,tear until she was out of sight of  possibly watching eyes from the  house. Once outside lhe* park gates  she did indeed give way, and a few  scalding tears rolled down her cheeks,  under her veil.  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Only a sick man, lying  helpless and for lhe most part alone,  un_blc to defend himself whose  death could easily pass for the natural result of his illness and the exposure he had suffered during' his  journey;  and a  child.  Wright, with his brains always  clouded, and his instincts inflamed  by indulgence, might be counted upon to make light oi" such opponents  as these!  Mabin spent all thc weary hour  of her journey lo London iu a state  of toriurc so keen thai .at last it  wore her out; and by lhe time she  drove up in a taxicab lo the gale of  the shut up maisonette, she had sunk  into a stale of apathy in which she  could scarcely feci anything more  than a dull sense of loss and misery.  Most forlorn' the lower part of lhe  house looked, ami when she had- ad-  milled herself by lhe little flat latchkey which she carried in her purse,  and lit a candle and looked around  at the covered up furniture, she  could have cried for very loneliness.  Mrs. Wrest was away at Brighton,  staying with her brother's family;  and''Mabin, who felt that even solitude was more bearable than her  mother's questionings, decided .not  to let her know that she had left  Heath Hill.,  Although they: were very fond of  each other, there were certain divergencies of opinion between mother  and daughter, and Mrs. Wrest would  never have found it in her heart to  believe that a woman of the rank of  Lady Moorhampton' could harbor  evil designs.. upon her husband's  grandchild.  /'���������So Mabin bore her solitude for a  few days, brooding over what had  passed and what might be happening  in the present, looking out eagerly  for thc postman, hoping against hope  that Airs. Lowndes would take, compassion upon her and write a lctter  to tell how things-were going on.  But. day after day- went by, and  still she had no news. Was it good  or bad, she wondered, this perpetual  silence?  Surely it must be for the best that  Sometimes thc longing to' know  what was happening grew so strong  that Mabin would write a letter to  Mrs. Lowndes, asking for information; she would even begin to compose one, sliffer in style and more  labored in expression, to Captain  Dalmaine.  (To Be Continued.)  Ripe For St. Helena  The Kaiser may continue his hypocritical invocations of thc Deity,  and Bcthmann-Holhvcg, an oilier but  not less offensive hypocrite, may  prate of reforms, but ' the average  German can no longer .pretend to  credit their words. The two Kaisers and thcjSullan, with slippery Ferdinand of Bulgaria and tricky Constantino of Greece a**s their attendants, should be started for some St.  Helena.���������New York Globe-  The World Language '  In 1600 there were 6,000,000 pcoplo  speaking English���������a smaller number"  than spoke Italian, Spanish, German  or French. 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And at last there, stole into her  unhappy heart thc conviction that  she "was making herself miserable  about nothing, that her coming away  was for the best, and that neither  Lady Moorhampton nor her brother  would dare to carry out their evil  wishes, after all "the warnings" they  had had.  And little-Julius! What of. him?  Did he miss her? Did he sec his  father every day, now that, as she  supposed, the secret of Ciprian's  presence in the house, was divulged,  and he no longer shut up and concealed?  TIao   Greatest  Blessing   Mankind  Can   Have.  Many Canadian people need this powerful vegetable remedy that puts the  stomach, liver and bowels in fine condition; that clears the skin of pimples,  rash, blemishes, and eczema; thai dissolves boils and carbuncles; that makes  nerves stronger and steadier, and give3 to  pale, weak, run-down people the fullest  measure of health and happiness.  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We've just  moved,  and  my husband    has    been  ! laying the carpels."���������Answers.  **1  or Gtutterlnjl overcome positively.  natural methods .permanently restore  natural speccJi^Graduate pupils everywhere.   FreeauVIce and literature.  THE ARWOTT JWSTSTUTE  KITCHENER,      -      CANADA        j  Outside Civilization's Rule  PAIN ? .NOT A BIT I  '  LIFT YOUR CORNS  OR CALLUSES OFF  I  The End of the House of Hohenzofc'  lern   Is  Clearly in Sight  In the interests of the German  State-and people it is necessary that  some other than a Hohcnzollcrn  iiliould be thc recognized head. Thc  House of Hohenzollern has a dark  record' of crimes- against the public  peace, against the rightst and the  freedom of other stales. It's plots arc  4oo deep, too farsccing, too dangerous to be longer put up with. It  sought to place a Hohe'hzollern upon  the throne of Spain; it did extend  its controlling influence to the  thrones of Greece, Bulgaria and Rou-  ' mania- The civilized and peaceful nations of the world have other and  more profitable occupations than  watching forever thc machinations of  thc Hohenzollcrns and guarding  themselves .against deadly perils from  that quarter. A'nd the immeasurable,  inexpiable will fervently hope, thc  last, imperial representative of thTit  house demands that thc doom de-  screed against Napoleon 102 years ago  be entered against him. The Hohen-  rollerns are outside civilization's pale.  ���������From the New York Times-  -.        \  No humbug!    Apply few drops  then "just life them away  with fingers.  - This new drug is an ether compound discovered by a Cincinnati  chemist. It is called free-  zone, and can now be .obtained in tiny bottles as  here <shown at very little  co&t~frorn any drug store.  Just ask for frcczone.  Apply a drop or two directly upon a tender corn  or*~ callus and instantly  the soreness disappears.  Shortly you will find the  corn or callus so loose  that you can lift it off,  root and all, with the  fingers.  Not a twinge of pain,  soreness or irritation; not  even thc slightest smarting, either when applying  freezone  or afterwards-  This drug doesn't eat  up the corn or callus, but  shrivels them so they  loosen and come right  out. It is no humbug 1 It  works like a charm. For  a few cents, you can get  rid of every hard corn,  soft corn or corn between4he toes,  as well as painful calluses on bottom  of your feet. It never disappoints  and never burns, bites or inflames.  If your druggist hasn't any freezone  yet, tell him to get a little bottle for  you from his wholesale house-  Lloyd George Speaks of the Dawning  of a New Era  --When the smoke of this great conflict has been dissolved in the atmos  phere we breathe there will reappear  a new Britain. It will be the o'd  country still, but it will be a, new  country. Its commerce will be new,  its trade will be new, its industries  will be new- There will be new conditions of life and toil, for .capital and  for labor alike, and there will be new  relations between bolh of (hem and  forever. There will be new ideas,  there will be a new outlook, there  will be a new character in'thc land.  Thc men and women of this country  will be burnt into fine building^mater.  ial for the new Britain in "the fiery  kilns of the war. It will not merely  be the millions ,of men who, please  God, will come back from thc battlc-  ey  by their bravery���������a finer  foundation I would not want for tlie  new country, but it will not be merely  that; the Britain that is to be will depend also upon what will be clone now  by the many more millions who remain at home. There are rare epochs  in thc history of the world when in  a few raging years'the character, the-  desliny of the whofe race is determined for unknown ages. This is one.  '.The winter wheat is being sown. It  is better, it is surer, it 'is more bountiful in its harvest than when it is  sown in the soft spring time. There  are many storms to pass through,  there are many frosts to endure, before the land brings forth its green  promise. But let us "not be weary in  well-doing, for in due season we  shall reap if we faint not.  Minard's Liniment Cures Burns, Etc.  Coins For Bullets  The reports that the Germans at  spine points are none too well supplied with ammunition suggests that  they may in time be- driven to * such  straits as our own troops in past  wars. For instance, when the English garrison at Nimegucn in 1794 ran  out of shot, they fired penny-pieces  instead, and the French troops ran  -out of their ranks and offered themselves as targets in girder lo "draw"  the coins and collect them. One  Frenchman is said to -have got together as many as 287 of these- Small  copper coins were also fired at the  combat of Sassiah, in the Indian  mutiny, by the rebels, and the Hun-  zas used pure garnets as bullets during one of our Indian frontier campaigns":���������Tit-Bits, London.  *5EJ*-\  30c,  25c,  25c,  THE ONLY MEDICINE  Rennie's Derby Swede'Turnip, greatest yielder     4 ozs. 20c,  -     1-2 lb. 37c, lb. 70c-  Rennie's Jumbo Sugar Beet, best cattle feeder 4 ozs. 15c,  1-2 lb- 25c, lb. 45c.  Mammoth White Intermediate Field Carrot, for stock ...4 ozs. 45c,  ���������   1-2 lb. 80c.  Improved Red Carrot, for table or stock "... .Pkg- 5c, oz. 25c,  4 ozs. 65c, lb. $2.00.  Rennie's Ninety Day Tomato, best early Pkg. 10c, 1-2 oz- 30c, oz. 50c.  Improved Beefsteak Tomato, enormous fruit, ...Pkg. 10c, 1-2 oz. 35c  XXX Scarlet Oval Radish, tender, crisp Pkg. 10c, oz- 20c, 4 ozs. 50c  Hodson's Long Pod Butter Wax Bush Beans  4 ozs. 15c,  lb. 50c, 5 lbs. $2-25.  Worldbeater Cabbage, bard heads, very large,  '. Pkg. 5c, oz  4 ozs. 90c.  XXX Snowball Cauliflower (highest grade)   Pkg-  1-4 oz. $1.00, oz. $3-00.  XXX Golden Self-blanching Celery, Very firie Pkg-  1-4 oz. 75c, oz. $2.75.  Famous Golden Bantam Table Corn, early ..'. Pk-r- 10c, lb. 40c,  5 lbs. $1.90. ���������  Early Market Sweet Table Corn, big ears Pkg. 10c, lb. 35c,  5 lbs- $1.50.  London Long Green Cucumber, Pkg. 5c, oz. 15c, 4 ozs. 40c, lb. $1.25.  May King Lettuce, favorite butter head, Pkg- 5c, oz. 20c, 4 ozs. 60c. ,-  Citron for Preserves, red seeded, great cropper Pkg. 5c,  oz. 15c, 4 ozs. 40c.  XXX Connecticut Yellow Glebe Onion (black seed)  Pkg. 10c,  oz- 35c, 4 ozs. $1.00.  Yellow Dutch Onion Sets, select lb 35c,' 5 lbs. $1.70.  Intermediate Parsnip, half long, fine sort, Pkg. 5c, oz. 15c, 4 ozs. 35c-  XXX Earliest Table Marrow Peas, 4 ozs-' 15c, lb. 40c, 5 lbs. $1.90  Giant Branching Asters,,Crimson, Pink, White or Mixed ...Pkg- 10c.  XXX Exhibition Mixture Pansy, huge blooms .Pkg. 25c,  1-8 oz. $1.25.  Sweet Peas, fine mixed, best for the money,   Pkt- 5c, oz.  4 ozs. 25c," lb. 75c.  Mammoth Cosmos, Crimson, Pink, White or   Mixed    Pkg.  XXX Japanese Morning Glories, .....Pkg. 10c, 1-2 oz- 20c, oz.  10c,  10c.  35c.  "Pakro''   Secdtape.  2 pkts. for 25c.  "You plant    it   by    the    Yard."  Ask for     descriptive     list-  Rennie's Seed Annual Free to AIL     Delivery     Free     in     Canada.  Order "through   your   LOCAL DEALER    or    direct    from  1VO   CI?1?I\0   WM-  RENNIE   CO.,   LIMITED  394 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg  ALSO    AT    TORONTO,   MONTREAL,   VANCOUVER  Scientific facts prove  tlie drug, caffeine, in tea  and coffee is harmful to  many, while the pure  food-drink���������  is not only free from  drugs,- but is economical,  delicious and nourishing.  Made of wheat and a  bit of -wholesome molasses, Postum is 'highly  recommended by physicians for those with  whom tea or coffee disagrees.  Postum is especially  suitable for children.  ^There's a Reason"  Sold by Grocers.  1153  32 Seed Fairs in Alberta  The annual report of the superintendent of the seed grain branch of  the Department of Agriculture for  the province of Alberta shows that 32  seed fairs were' held in the province  last year, and that 2,500 bulletins  were circulated by thc department,  giving names, addresses and price list  of seed of the prize winners at these  fairs.  Mrs. Timothy Bowes, Blissficld,  N.B., writes:���������"I have always used  Baby's O-rvn Tablets for my three  children and I can speak very highly  of them as I could not get along  without them- Baby's Own Tablets  arc thc only medicine 1 would use  for-my children." The Tablets cure  all the minor ills of little ones and  the mother who always keeps a box  of them in the house may feel reasonably safe against the consequences of sudden attacks of illness. They  are sold by medicine dealers or by  mail at 25 cents a box from The Dr  Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville,  Ont. C:  Canada Has Own Hospital Ship .  .- Canada now has her- own hospital  ship to take back discharged wounded soldiers- Colonel Foster, who is  now in charge of the Medical Services in England, -has a"ffaivg.ed_with  the British admiralty for a liner  which is lo be in continuous service.  Major Donald, for a year member  of the Canadian Medical Board in  London, will have charge of the ship,  with seven Canadian 'Army Mcdicai  officers aud several nurses under  him.  ���������to keep the stomach well, the  liver and bowels regular, by the  timely and helpful aid of  Minard's   Liniment  Relieves  Neuralgia.  Keeping Eggs Fresh  Merchants Should Keep Eggs Out of  Store Windows  It is a common practice at this  season of_ thc year for many retailers  to advertise the increasing egg supply and the rapidly falling prices by  displaying piles of eggs in their store  windows. Eggs thus exposed in  many cases come under thc direct  rays of the sun and are subjected to  a temperature behind the plate glass  window of about 100 degrees- The  excessive heat* resulting causes serious deterioration through evaporation accompanied by loss of flavor.  Further, at- this time of thc year a  large percentage of thc eggs marketed arc fertilized, and as it is common knowledge that a tcinpcraturc of  70 degrees is sufficient to start incubation, the possibility of serious deterioration will readily be seen.  It is good business to. advertise, but  window displays of eggs defeat "the  aim of the advertiser, in that the resulting deterioration of the eggs  causes dissatisfaction among consumers, and so retards consumption.  Eggs should be kept in the cleanest,  coolest, driest place in the store, removed from mustincss, foul odors or  other sources of contamination.  Canadian Troops Have New Huts  A recent invention adding to the  comfort of the British and Canadian  field forces at the front in France is  described in a despatch received from  London. It is known as the "Nissen  Hut," a semi-circular shelter with  the appearance of a gigantic bit of  stovepipe half buried inthe earth .and  containing doors and windows; There  is room for twenty-five men in each.  A thousand of these huts are under  order- The convenience of transportation and the speed with which they  can be erected enable those hitherto  forced to sleep in thc open during  an advance to obtain shelter.  Already the hut is 'he subject of  an army song "Put me in my little  Nissen bed." *  vAn Oil Without Alcohol.���������Some  cils and many medicines have alcohol  as a prominent ingredient. A. judicious mingling of six essential oils  compose the famous Dr. Thomas'  Electric Oil, and there is no -alcohol  in it, so that its effects^ are lasting.  There is no medicinal oil compounded that can equal this oil in its preventive and healing power-  She is a wise woman who has her  way while" her husband believes he is  boss. ���������   "' v  I was cured of Acute Bronchitis by  MINARD'S  LINIMENT.  Bay of Islands-   J. M. CAMPBELL".  I was cured of Facial Neuralgia by  MINARD'S LINIMENT.  Springhill, N. S!   WM. DANIELS.  I was cured of Chronic    Rheumatism by MINARD'S LINIMENT.  Albert Co-, N.B. GEO. TINGLEY  L&i���������est Sale of Any Medicine in the Wcff&L  Sold everywhere.   In boxe*, 25c  Dollars Alone Will Not Do  Some day the American people  will be rudely awakened from '.the  false philosophy that salvation���������in  any hour of judgment���������can be coined out of cash. Money? Yes���������barrels of it b" But- anything more than  money? -Nothing doing! This is a  typical exhibit, in the philosophy  which is our sordid habit and our  malignant menace���������Grand Rapids  Herald.  OF PUREST COD LSVER OIL  usually stops a stubborn  cough or chest cold when  ordinary specifics fail.  It helps strengthen the  lungs and throat���������adds  energy to the blood���������and  gives the system the force  to help resist disease.  Use SCOTT'S  Refuse Substitutes  A Boon for the Blind  A remarkable invention for tlie  blind is reported from Britain. It .is  called the optophone and might be  popularly described as a musical box,  which emits a code of sounds thatr  in turn, spell words to the trained  ear. A blind man, by its means,  may read a newspaper or other typed  matter���������slowly at first, but quicker  with practice. The printed page is  passed across a luminous slot in a  siren disc, and sounds are communicated by telephonic aid, which the  intelligent car can interpret-  Sunday Outsundayed  A preacher whose name    has not  come to us is reported to have described thc bad place in this graphic  fashion: \  "Friends," he said, "you've seen  molten iron running out of a furnace,  haven't you? It comes out white  hot, sizzling and hissing V/ell, they  use that stuff for ice cream in  Hades."  Bcett & jjo-u., Toronto, Out.  l������-l  Warts on the hands is a disfigurement that troubles many ladies. Hol-  loway's Corn Cure will remove the  blemishes without pain.  Quite Likely  "Miss Booful won't marry me.  She's trying to sell stories to thc  magazines, and says she's wedded  to her art-"  ���������'Just hang around awhile old boy,  and the first thing you know she'll  divorce her art for non-support."���������  Chicago Herald.  "Zam-Buk Is a valuable addition  to every soldier's kit." This remark was made by Lieut.-Col. A. C.  B. Hamilton-Gray, R.C.R., Wellington BiA-racks, Halifax, N.S. Ho  eays further: .   ���������.,-,..., ,  " I can speak from personal experience, as I have used Zani-Bulc,/  ���������myself  for cuts,  burns  and  rheumatism, and believe there 13 nbth- '  Ing to equal it."  Zam-Buk, the great herbal balm,  Is a boon to the men In tho trenches  ���������it ends pain and heals so quickly,  and Instant application of Zam-Buk  prevents all possibility of festering:  or blood-poisoning. v  Don't forget to put some Zam-  Buk in your"*_iext parcel to th������  front All druggists, or Zam-Buk  Co., Toronto; 50o. box, 8 for ?1.2g.  tfifeH-i  TlintirifflfT*^'*^'**1*^'***''" THE      GAZETTE,      MEDLEY,      J3.  601611180 ��������� 60.  ������ ������ ���������)  "The Big Store"  General  Merchants  interim tional     bountl.-irv    line  should he finchoro'l^..  liy :\ II ine.'i im f-ive iw coip-crip-  tion: -iI-jo L-'ive the .-tliens who  have enjoyed tho liberty -ind  protection of lhe flag, tlio privilege of doinj-" their f-hiire.  THIS AND THAT.  Tur* legislative mob has disbanded until fall. Lot us give  thanks for all that didn't, happen  works tho legislators for a million ' grant, gives #10,000 to  charily, $100 l,o tliejicwspapcr.  and all the wav from $100 to  $W.U:>0 to Ihe legislators.  The Vernon News has been  running 27 years without drawing a libel suit or interviewing  a shen"If.    "Worse (ban war?  KEREMEOS, B. C.  Be Nickel Plate  BarD6f_Sl]0|].  SATISFACTORY, SANITARY  TONSORIAL SERVICE  Thjs shop it equipped with  Baths and all the latest  Electrical  Appliances.  Tiieue is a possibility I hat  Kootenay power and .Light  company will extend their system up the Similkameen valley to Copper mountain.  M. A. Macdonald has resigned as attorney-general.  That is more than some of his  colleagues could be induced to  do. M. A. is probably honest,  but imprudent.  W.T.BUTLER, ��������� Prop.  The Italians have captured  l"i,000 Austrian**- in. recent fighting. They will probably be sent  to British Columbia to work  in the mines and for the railway corporations. -  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Year *  .- S2.00  "   (United States)  2.50  Advertising Rates  Measurement. VI lines to the inch.  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one  incli, *E1.2j for one insertion, '15 cents for  each subsequent insertion. Over one inch,  li cents per line- for first insertion and S  cents per iine for each subsequent insertion.  Transients.payable in advance.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  $1.25: over 1 inch and upto I inches, Sl.dd  per inch per month. To constant itdvoi Users  raking- kuger space Mian four inches, on  application, rates- will bo Kiven of reduced  charges, based on size of space and length  of time.  Certificate of Improvements ������10.00  ("Whcic more than one claim appears .  in notice, ������2.50 for each additional-  claim.)    Jas. W. Grtet*. Publisher.  Hediey, B. C. May 24, 1917.  Tni": Penticton Herald says in  a head line : '* Great Future for  Goats in This Province." Yes.  there does appear to be a con-  tinuousdeniand forgo-i(samong  const politicians.  The indications arc that mining in the Similkameen valley  will be more active this season  than for some years. More poo-  pooplc are making inquiries  about the mines of the district,  and more capital is-looking" for  investment.  A Few Don'ts  When calling at the printing  office kindly' observe thc following :  Don't chew gum: thc place  fov. chewing the cud is out in  the pasture with (he other  cattle.  Don'l swear: lho editor of  1 hi.s family journal can stutter  out sufficient profanity for all  the requirements of a country  newspaper.  Don't oo'/e filth: just give us  the stories that you might be  expected to spring on your wife,  mother, 'sister or daughter.  Printers as a rule have enough  dirt to contend with in the-materials used in their occupation  without having to listen to the  filth that some people imagine  is wit or humor.  [ Don't talk politics. It nTay"  be said of Canadian politicians  that there arc "none righteous"  or even in thc jiieliminary  ghteousness. As  as we,are "class conscious"  Conservatives. Liberals, Socialists or prohibitionists we will  have '���������'pocket conscious" representatives.  Don't tell how cussed mean  your neighbors arc; we know,  or they wouldn't? bo your neighbors.  Don't stay after you huvo unloaded. An empty bottle is not  exhilarating. '  Too   busy   selling-   Goods   to  Write an Ad.  stages   of  long-  Thanking our Patrons for the  exceptionally large turn over  during Sale Week, we hope to  continue to give them the very  best   value   for  their money.  ^s^s^s^sstims^^^^sts^^s^s.  /  Speaking cryptically, one.may  remark that the  kings seems   to  punch  divine right of  have  lost  -Exchange.  at  gi cat  " He who does me once, shame on him;  He who does me twice, shame on me."  Conscription.  That conscriptioir will be enforced in-Canada,  few people  -.  doubt.   "Whether or not   it   is  necessary is a question of individual   viewpoint   or   personal  interest.   We believe that every  available man in panada should  either be in training or hitting  the high places for some other  country, whether British, allies,  neutrals  or alien  enemies.    If  they won't light for a continuance of the liberty  they have  enjoyed   under   the    flag   the  sooner they are out of Canada  the better.    With  conscription  many regulations for  the safeguarding of Canadian interests  will be put in force by the government.  The government should send  all subjects of allied nations, fit  for service, home to fight under  their own flag. Many foreign-:  ers, owing allegiance to allied  nations, have ignorod the call  of their country. It would be  manifestly unfair to compel  Canadians to go to Europe and  fight for the protection of  foreigrTslackers who are working or in business here.  -There are a large number of  alien enemies working in the  mines of British Columbia.  Those people should receive 25  cents a day and board, and the  balance of their wages turned  oyer to the Patriotic Fund for  the support" of the wives and  families'of Canadians at the  front. The same course should  be taken with the neutrals. AH  the neutrals in B. C. arc  German when in liquor.  The Hindus are needed in  India, where they can be used  to bettei- advantage than here :  the Chinese and Japs should be  sent home to join units of their  countries, and those fellows  who are dodging recruiting1  ���������sergeants on  both sides of the  Ttrji* mining convention  Nelson this week was a  success, and the banquet was a  humdinger in speech-making.  All the well-known spellbinders  of the mining eon I ers of the  West were (here and spelled.  Tins may be worth pasting in  your hat. The man who assists  ^criminal to escape is placing  himself in a very serious position. It is not necessary to go  into particulars, but sometimes,  a hint of this kind may proVe  valuable for future guidance.  The cost of war to Great  Britain continues to increase.  It is now $3-1,560,000 daily.  gng53M3?35������CTa>ggati^  The Colonist, Victo.ua, is  devoting space, weekly, to ���������mining news of the province, with  Mr. E. Jacobs as editor. With  Mr. Jacobs in charge the mining  news of the Colonist will be  authentic and up to date, thus  filling a gap in an otherwise  well-balanced and reliable daily  newspaper.  There will not be a federal  election this fall. The '.'campaign  funds -are not in good working*  odor at the present time; in  fact they may bo described as  mal-odorous, and Sir- Borden  and Sir Laurier and the other  Sirs can only recognize royal  odors.   All Others are vorboten,  .The Eu'derby Press , asks :  " What is an honest man ?"  Ages ago some one irreverently  deescribed   the  creature as the  PAINTING  PflPER-flflflGING  KflLSOMINING  ���������pRhTE  TERMS MODLi  i ���������JMBfi'-i-Tiaw-***^^  THE CANDY SHOP  NEILSON'S. the Chocolates that are different  In Bulk and Boxes.  NELSON'S   LUXURY   TOFEE,   a   delicious  confection.    This is worth trying*.  Ice Cream, Sodas, Cones, Buttermilk,   A ^  DALY AVE.  JiEDLEY, B.C.  ���������.s^ig^T^.T.ar^������������������������������������si .i.jjutu..  I>R, ������T. F. ROBINSON  Dentist.  Office with Dr. Lewis, Oroville, Wash.  HEDLEY GAZETTE  B DEPARTMENT  "L.O. L.    ...    .  The Ke������?ular    meetings of  Hediey Lodge 1711 are ncld on  the lirst and third Monday in  every month in the .-Orange Hall  Ladies meet 2nd and i Tuordays  V'sifcingr brethern are cordially invited  ���������Vv.X'aVSDALK'W.M.  It. F- -TONES. Scc't. ���������  3_S___SH__���������_B_���������S  "noblest   work   of  God.  Wc  moderns know better.    The up-  to-the-minute  honest specimen  Nickel _PIafe Gamp  No, 15662  Modern Wood mean  of America  ^ Meets in Fnitcinity Hull the Tliiril  Tluii-i-dfiy. ift eat'l) mouth si IS p. in.  A.      auk, V. 0.      J. Smith, Cleik.  WHEN YOU ARE IN NEED OF  Letterheads.  Billheads  , Envelopes  Statements  Meal Tickets  "Milk Tickets  Ball Programs  Posters  TRY  US -- WE GIVE  Dodgers, Dates  Circulars  Invitations  Business Cards  Bills of Fare  Memo Heads  Butter Wrappers  Visitin<>- Cards  SATISFACTION  pro-  A. F. & A. M.  IlKOULAIl monthly moi-linus of  Hediey Lodge N'o. I.'i, A. K. & A. M.,  are held on the second Kriduv in  jiich month in Kriitornity hull, Hcdloy. Visiting  brethren arc cordially invited to attend.  O. H. SPROULK,  W. Al  S. E. HAMILTON  Secretary  Views of your Ranch, Cattle, Trees, etc.  Copying, Enlarging-, Amateur Finishing,-Etc. Will be  -���������    in Hediey  If you have any work to be done leave Post Card  . Post Office and we will call on you.  Remember the Date.  at  WATKR   XO'fK.''.;  (S'l'OliAli'K.)  T.skk Xotici: that The Daly  Hoduotion Cd.,  Ltd., whose address is Hediey, H. C, Canada,  will apply for n licence for the storage of ;VJ  cubic feet per second of will or out of Summers  Creek, winch  Mows south aud drains into One  .Mile Crock and Siinilkamccii Itiver, about', one  mill' below Princeton, It, O.   Tlio stornpro diun  will be local.id at the iialui-al outlet of ."Wissc-  ssnIn Ln No.   The capacity of I lie reservoir In be  ci-cali-d is about I.TItll iii-i-o feel, and it will lined  nn additional land. Tlio water will be diverted  from the stream al a point, about one-half mi!e  from llodlly, H, ('., and will he used for power  purposes upon  the land described  ns Hediey  Towiisitc and area within ai-mile radius.   The  licence applied  fur.is to supplement .a rifrlit  lo lake and use water ns per licence number  :)l8f>,   This nol ice was posted on flic ground un  (lie 'Jiitb diiy-nj' April,   11117.   A  copy of  lids  notice and an application pTirsunul therc-tunnd  In lhe ���������' Witter Act. 1UI I.-" will. be. tiled in (lie  olliee of (lie Water iiecordor at I'rincelon, li.  C.   Objections lo tlie application  may bellied  with  the  said   Water   Kecordcr or *vith Hie  (.'oniptroller   of    Water   Kigbts,   I-'i^i-litintunl  JJuildiiigs, Victoria, It, (,',,  within thirty days  after the  lirst appearance of (his notice in ������.  local newspaper.   Tlio petit ion for the approval  of the undortiildui;- will be held iu the oflicc of  I lie Hoard at a dale to be Jlxed  by the Comptroller or tlio  Wilier Hoooiili.fi- of the District.  The territory  within which  flm powers in respect of this undertii king arc. lo be exercised is  described o.sHediey Town������rite and urea- within  a radius of 20 miles.   Thc date of the firet pub;  liaition of this notice is May ith, 1017.   .  Tin-: Dai.v HrcincTioN Co., Ltii.  Applicant,  Uy Uoiner I'. Junes, Agent,  Synopsis of Coal Mining Ketfulatloii:;  T'OAL mining rights of tho Dominion,' ii  "-^ .Manitoba, Saskatchewan' mid Alberta,  tlio Yukon Territory, tho North-west- Terri  torlcsand in jt portion of (he I'rovincoof Ihi-  tish Columbia, m.-iy bo leasotl for a tprni ii  twenty-ono yoarsatan annual rental of ������1 in  acre. Not more than '2,o<iU acres wj be lease ;  to one applicant.  Ai)|ilieation for a lease must be made by tip  nppllL-nnt in jiurson to the Ag-cntor Siib-AKoV:|  of the district in which (.lie riffhts iippliotTfiii  are situated. .(,.-,,.,  In surveyed-territory the land must bedo  eribed by secfioiis. or Icyal Htib-divisions o;  sections, and in unsurveyed torrito|-y the l'rai-i  applied lor'shall be staked oi|t tliuapplicanj  himself. '  Knch application must be accompanied, by  fee of ������������ whicli will- be roftindod if tho rifirht-  ajiplied for aro nol, availnblo, but not otlicr  wise. A royalty shall be paid on the inert-hfii :  able output ni the miiio nt the rule uf l|ve con:^  per ton.  The person opuratiii������- the mine sli.ill furii'sV  IhoAyent with sworn   rclurus iicc-oitnl iny l'i|  the full quantity of morchautablo itiiiii-l  and nay  the royalty (hereon.    I eon! iuii_  im,'rights aro not beiiitf operaterl  su     return-  should he furnished at least unco a year,  Tlio lease will incliido the coal niiiiiii),' i-i'kIi)-  only, but tin; lessee may be permitted to pur-  chase whatever available surface riahts nii:-,  bo considered necessary for the workuiyof |.|,'i.  mine at the rate of SKMKl an aero  Kor full   information  application should In-  made to the Secretary ol the Iieriartiiiont ol  the Interior, Ottawa, or  o utiy .-'���������^out-or Sub- '  A (font of Dominion Lands,  W. W. CUUY.  I icputy Jilinisttr of tlio Jiitorli.-,  .N'.li.-l'iHiuthoriv;cd publication of this mlvi;  tisemeut will not be paid for,       .. ��������� .   17 (im    '  Support the Home Paper.  5fljm$_>t_#/!a'*^������3!*^-^^^ ������"

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