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Vol.   XXIX.
greenwood; b. c, Thursday, September 7, 1922.
No. 7
We carry a large line ot
.Hardware, House Furnishings, Etc.
Inspect our sto,cK
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We can supply your requirements for  Preserving
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Choice Apricots and Peaches
Now Arriving
Perfect Seal and Economy Jars;
:    Rings,  Schram  sLnd Economy
Also Rubber
Jar Caps
LEE & BRYAN        Phone 46
Shirts, Drawers and
Combinations -
Be comfortable while it is warm
These prices are right
W. Elson 8 Co
Watchmaker, Jeweler and Optician"
GREENWOOD - -       7 B.C.
Around Home I
yimmmm imimiiiimmmmmm^mii\
Summer Specialties:
Disappearing   Creams, Cold Creams,   Hand and
Face Lotions, Colognes, Toilet "Waters,  Etc.
Big  Assortment
Kodaks,       Films       and.      Supplies
Real Estate
Insurance of Q/ery kind
Have you protected 'your dependants by a   ' ...       ���
Call at my Office Copper Street
Miss Evelyn Tye is attending
High School in Nelson.
Mrs. D. McLeod and family
left oh Saturday for Trail.
- Mrs. R. Eustis and son Allan
left on Saturday for Trail.
Miss Vurnstill, bf "Victoria, is
teaching at Norwegian Creek.
On Wednesday night a half
inch of rain fell in Greenwood.
W. G, Kennedy, of Nelson,
was a visitor in town Wednesday.
Cash paid for hides at Brown's,
. Miss Dorothy Kidd, of Grand
Forks, is the guest of Miss Nellie
Pete Docksteader returned Sunday from a holiday spent in
Gordon McLaren has taken up
his new duties as teacher of the
Eholt school.
Greenwood Theatre
Gray & Clerf. Props.
Commencing at 8.15 p.m
A Car of
Flour and
Their Quality is Pre-eminent
XB(ifONE17. ���' ... QREENWGOD
Carter DeHaven presents
Carter DeHaven
Tlje Girl in the Taxi
From the opening until  the final fade
out you will gasp for breath for the next
laugh.   The greatest mirth provoker - the
DeHavens have ever produced
6 reels 6
Also a Two Reel Can, Educ.
"Torchy Turns Cupid"
v-^     Notice .       xx.
Dr.OJM. Graves, Dentist,*will
be in Ferry,-Aug. 28ttto Sept. 8th,
1922,-7prepared, to do.every .thing
in the dental lin9 arid; make good.
I :can "fib ~theV nSTSBfe ~di fficnlt" cases
withplatee.    Conic and see me,-    ���
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Z** 5 'ty-^rix.'P'X ac 7<t-~ ac T^~:ac~
The N atunii Wealth of Canada
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THE Northwest-vv^-a.-battel
odd years ago. }Todayj inVa thousand-mile belt  ~:.
across thethree prairie provinces, .is, one of -the'great-.'
���:--:: est grain-proHucing,areas .in the world.:. For tht: year
,  ,1921 the.;total value-of the wheat, oats, barley and
'-���������'.tye produced throughout Canada was estimated by.-'-
...the Government at #432.984,750. 7
The Bank of Montreal Has a service adapted to the';.
heeds of the farmer and & system of branches reachj
ing to all districts.       :
tstMished over IOD years^
Mr. and Mrs! L. Bryant returned Tuesday from a few days
visit to Grand TForks.    __
Miss K. Stewart, formerly _ of
the Myncaster school, is teaching
at Anaconda this term.
Dr. W. H. .Wood, of Pen tic ton
is expected in, town this afternoon
and will open an office here.
Mrs. J. E. Whiting leaves this
afternoon for-'England after a
three years stay with relatives
Robert Jenjss left on Sunday
for Nelson where he will take up
4th 7year. work .in the High
Miss I. Keir left Grand Forks
on Sunday for Lumber ton,'where
she will be in charge of the public school.
,V.~S. Newton, manager of the
Bank of Montreal, spent the
Labor Day' holidays ia Rossland
and Nelson.
Mrs. E. F. Keir had the misfortune to fracture her arm last
Thursday. She is now progressing favorably.
Geo. Boag and Jas. Drum ..have
returned from Lightning Peak
where they were doing some, work
on their claims. ���;
Miss Nellie Axam has.returned:
from a trip to Victoria and has
taken up her duties as -teacher at
Boundary Falls.
- L. A.';Peck,', of Prince Rupert
and Chas. Dodimead, of Penitic-
ton,7'were in town on' Tuesday
night, motoring to Trail.. ���>
-R. t). McKenzie has returned
to tbwn.after working for several,
weeks at the Rock. Candy; mine,
which has howbeen closedV .
Miss Leoha. Reed, 7 of Grand
Forks,; .has been, visiting her
aunt, Mrs. Wm.,.Powers ,at the.
Hotel Spokane,..Midway,.
, . Miss .McKihnell, of Nanaimo,
arrived ..in town on Monday, to
take up. heXduties as teacher, in
the Green wood public school. 7
7-Mr. aud^rs',:.C,.E-. Elliott-and
little son .left on Sunday by auto
for. .Lethbridge, Alta., where
they.will .make their future home.
Mr. aad "Mrs. Wm. - Walmsley
and Mr. and Mrs. A. Sater spent
a pleasant week-end in Petitictoa
the guests of Mr/, and .Mrs. A.
Gustafson.;..:''- .*. 7.-7-,
- Miss Elsie Olson arrived.in
Greenwood.on Monday: morning
after a'year's, visit in Europe,
She wiil teach- Division II in.the
Greenwood ^public school.;      '..-""
Mrs. E. " Pope; returned ;.frpm
from a trip to Qu'A]ppellle, Sask.,
on Wfcdnesnay. She was. accompanied by her niece Edna Patrick
of Walrus, Sask., who.wili make
her home here,
Midway News
- Samuel Crowell, formerly of thu
town died last week at Spangle,
Miss Mae McMynn, accompanied
by Douglas and Winnifred left for
Kelowna last Friday.
Miss Gwendolyn Salmon is preparing to go to Kelowna Hospital,
where she will train for a nnrse.
On Sunday the 3rd, Mr. and
Mtb. Macklin, of Vernon, motored
to town, and have taken up their
residence here. Mrs. Macklin will
teach school here.
On Thursday, Aug. 31st about
S a.m., some of the resident' were
surprised to see a black bear casually wending its way accross the
flat. Bruin took a good look at
the townsite and them ambled on
across the C. P. R. tracks and tip
the hill. _ ���     '
The death took place in Penticton on August 29tb, Addie Jermyn
wife of Dr. G. S Jermyn, government veterinary, of Osoyoos. She
leaves to mourn her Iobs: . Dr. G.
S. Jermyn, husband", two eons,
Chester and ^George; her mother,
Mrs. J. Melville, of Midway; three
gisters, Mrs. Evans, of Midway,
Mrs. Pearson, of' Marcus, Wn.;
Miss Mary Melville, of Penticton.
and a brother. T. Melville, of Kere-
meos. The sympathy of the entire
district goes out to the bereaved
ones. '    ��� - .    '
Labor Day at Rock'Creek
Scouts at Christina Lake
Chas. Tye left for  Ainsworth
on Sunday afternoon.
Joe Phillips is spending a few
daysin town taking in the sights
after spending over a year on the
Williamson ranch up the Main
river. Joe intends to spend the
winter on his trap line near Alex.
WaddelPs above Westbridge.
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The Elkhorn mine was leased
and bonded for three years by.G,
White of the Jewel mine,  and A.
S. Black,  of Princeton,   to Dan
McGillis.    This well known property has high grade ore  and  iri
the early days over $100,000 worth
of ore was shipped from the Elkhorn.    Mr.    McGillis will  start
operations   immediately   with  a
small gang- of men gradually increasing the number  as development proceeds.       ..."--���*-���"..
VMrVand Mrs,  Jas. Kerr
tained a large number  ofv
on   Friday    evening   to.
Nearly 50 were present .and;the
ten tables.buzzed.with merriment
during the .game.   ; Mrs.V John
Docksteader won  the ladies- tir.st.
prize and-Mrs. G.  W. A; ...Smith
the ..booby,   while   Chief; Eraser
won. the gents . first   prizeV and
-L. Bryirit therbooby.' A dainty*
supper . was. served  after, which
the. spacious   dining .room   .was
cleared:for dancing.    Those who
didn't dance had a7 good, time in
the smokin g room springing jokes
on "ohe another."""""."'"-   "' v "���''"7 x���
~ Earl Hooker left; oh Tuesday
for Letubridge,.AUa,;;to join his
wife and fatnily. i;Mr. Hooker
has rented a house on Kimberley
ave., and will return with, his
family in about a week.
The Greenwood Pythian Sisters
had a social on. Tuesdayevenisg,
September 5tb, at .which Mrs.
W. T. Trembath of Rossland.
Grand Chief of the. Pythian
Sisters was present, paring
the evening Mrs. G. Boag, presented on behalf of the local
lodge, Mrs- Trembath with a
silver pie server to which, a suitable reply was made. Refreshments were served and altogether
a very pleasant and profitable
evening was.spent.
Mr. J. H. Goodeve and Mr.. W.
D.,. TWightman, of Greenwood,
accompanied by Mr. J. Boyce,
of Grand Fork's, and. Mr, 7P. F.
Ketchum, of Beaverdell, motored
to "Kelowna on Tuesday. Mr.
Goodeve reports that .mining is
picking Up considerably in. the
upper. Kettle; V River. country
around Carini and Beaverdell, recent deals which have beenVput.
through having.encouraged.both
prospectors and claim holders.
He and Mr. Wightman proceeded
on : to-Vernon - and Salmon" Arm
by car yesterday, Mr. Ketchum
i-eturuing south, and Mr. Boyce
staying on in town 7to renew old
acquaintances h e r e.^-Kelowna,
Courier. >'-v"" X. X-X !;���'���������
- The spacious7home of 7Mr.^ a!nd
Mrs. G. S. Walters was again
the. scene of a delightful, reception when a large majority.: of;
the ladiesof town gathered for a
social afternoon.; and tea last
Wednesday; _ The lovely garden
surrounding the home ~ is :beautiful in arrangement of grass .*nd
flowers ..With k vegetable garden.
to pneside. lending practical dig-
. nity. ,to ; the; -.whole. - :The interior of the residence was taste--
Labor Day at Rock Creek was
celebrated by a picnic and  sports,
on the land of W. Johnson across
the river from Riverside and  were
conducted    by   the   new District
Association of the Greenwood Riding of the United Farmers of B. C,
refreshments being provided by the
Rock Creek Woman's Local.    The
weather was not altogether  propitious, but in spite of that a large
number of people succeeded apparently in thoroughly enjoying themselves, watching  the baseball and
races and chatting with old friends.
The younger generation  seemed to
be able to eDJoy ice cream in   the
somewhat     arctic     temperature,
whereas tea and coffee were most
popular with their   elders.     The
feature of the afternoon was a very
interesting address by  Mr. Cope-
land,   a former   president of   the
U. F. B.C. and now  a vice-president.    Space does not permit of
more than  a  brief raview7 of the
moBt important points of his speech.
Mr. Copeland was anxious to make
it clear that  the U. F.   movement
was in no way antagonistic to the
Farmers Institutes,   but came into
being because the latter body being
subsidised by the Government was
not   a   free   agent' and   therefor
not   able   to   indulge   in   certain
activities   -which    were   vital   to
the interests of the farmers.    He
then proceeded  to show how the
only Way the farmer could hope to
save himself in the present parlous
state of   agricultural    depression
was by organization and co-operation,   as at the present moment,
contrary to   the   practice   of the
manufacturers   who   set. his own
prices,  the farmers" had  to   take
what was given  to him, and was
lucky at prices ruling in most lines
if he'was able to cover the expense
of production.    Mr. Copeland then
gave a  brief account of what had
been done to obtain  stock-yards at
the   coast.    It   appears   that   the
II. F. have an offer of a free site
at South Vancouver worth $30,000
and a prospectus is now being prepared with  a view tq raising the
necessary capital among stock men I
to   erect   the   stock   yards,    Mr.
Copeland explained that the TJ. F.
B. C. was not in politics as a body
but  that   a   platform   was   being
drafted by a committee with a view
to forming a Farmers   Party,   outside the TJ. F. B. C. . SpeakiDg as
a private individual Mr.   Copeland
said that altho he. did -=not wish to
see a.Farmer Government in power
in B.C., he-Relieved . it absolutely
necessary in the interests, of farmers that there Bh6uld.;be: a certain
number'of farmers in the House-at
-Victoria- pledged.. to';, .-protect -.the
farmers , interest?   and   hob as-at
present, pledged first fro.their party-
and thento. themselves and if anything left over .to their constituents.';
He :concluded his remarks on the
political ..situation; .as it affects, the
farmer, 7by . asking; what   people
would think .of a man; who hitched
twohorses .to'.the'one end of a plow
and; two tpthe other Tend and then
drove them opposite directions and
that, he said...was. the sitiiatiorijof
the   farmers   in- B.C.   tdday, half
voting Liberal,, half. Conservative,
and    accomplishing    nothing -. for
themselves.    The speech concluded
with a very hearty vote of thanks
accompanied by three cheers.   .
-  The festivities concluded with a
Dance at -the  Co-Operative- Hall.
There was a record  attendance of
close on 200, aided by a good .floor,
dainty   refreshments, and. Bush's
Band one of the best dances ^ of the
year.passed.into history. ������"-;.-.'���'-���'Xy 7
".   -7    '   'y-'-  X' "    7ST0TES--' '   ���:..'        Xy''
fully decorated, The.;grate-fire
gave the key to congenial conversation and sweet-peas and
roses in their beauty and fragrance gave the required, setting
to their friends. Whist was
played. Mrs.. Jenkin and' Mrs.
Corpe winning the prises.
The holiday camp for Boy Scouts
was opened at Christina Lake on-
Aug. 23rd in charge of Capt. P. S.
Thompson, Scoutmaster of the
Grand Forks Troup.- The Camp
was pitched on English point facing -west, sheltered Hay the cedat
and cottoiiwood trees at the mouth
of McCrae creek. Six tents were
pitched to shelter- the 21 campers
representing the Grand Forks,
Rossland and Midway Troops���
the latter in charge of Rev. D. E.
D. Robertson 'and Bruce Gray
The weather during the first
week was excellent and quite a
considerable amount of scout work
was successfully accomplished in
addition to camp routine and such
pastimes as swimming, fishing and
exploring.      ,
The   general   daily   programme
was  reville   7   a.m.   followed   by
physical exercise, bathing,  prayers
and  flag  raising.    Breakfast   was^
timed for 8 o'clock.    The morning"
would be devoted  to camp chores
and scout work until bathing parade   at   11.    Between   dinner   at
noon and  supper at 6 all campers
were free to explore the country or
occupy themselves arqund camp as
they  pleased  and  after supper a
group around the camp  fire either
sang songs, told stories, or listened
to the reading of a book of adventure. ""' For one day the campers had
the  pleasure of the   company   of
Mr. Fergie, provincial-' inspector of
the  Y.M.C.A.  camps  who added
much  to  the life of the gathering
round the camp fire.    On Sunday
evening the' landing stage had the
appearance   of   a 7 buey   sea   port
when five.or six launches lent by '
kind  friends  from   the settlement
brought back all campers from the
service held at the Pavilion.
On Tuesday Mr. Fielding spent
the day at camp and demonstrated
to the boys rudimentary surveying
and use of instruments. The same
day the first lady visitors arrived.
They kindly left cakes and fruit
which were a very welcome addition to the larder.
The.following is a report of work
I in the shape of tests qualifying for
promotions,   accomplished   during
the first seven days of camp:
Swimming' 'badge ~ (including'
swimming in clothes, undressing
in. deep water, swimming breast
stroke and object diving). P.L'S.,
K.'Campbell and C. Donaldson of
Grand * Forks; Scouts, H. MacKenzie., aud W. Ternan of Rossland; Scouts,; H. Reid and C.
Traux of Grand Forks. .
' ..Test to wards.1st .class Efficiency
(a) Journey 'and Bivouac. P.L,'s.
K. Campbell and C. Donaldson of
Grand'-.'. Forks;...-Scouts H. MacKenzie., and.. WV. Ternan of Rossland. (b)-;. Pioneering,. P. L., K,
Campbell- of Grand" Forks; Scout
E. Reid;,of.Grand Forks;. Scout H.
MacKenzie of Rossland. ..'-',
Test ,towards,2nd class"Efficiency
(a): Tracking,-' P; L.,.'C.. Thomet
of Mid way;,.Scout, D.   McMynn ol
Mid"way[77 Scout~SV"7A"tk"inso~h "of"
Rossland; Scout "R.   Brown, Ross- -
land;.Scout H... MacKenzie,   Rossland; Scout, R. Terhune, TRossIand.
(b) Scout .Pace. .Scouts H. MacKenzie and R; Terhune. Rossland.
(c)" ...Firelighfeing 7 and /Cooking.
P. L., C. Thomet, Mid way;. Scouts
J. Bush and D> McMynn, Midway.:
.'   In ^addition   to.   those -already.;
mentioned the- following have been 7
in camp:    P. L,, H. Acres,,Grand
Forks;. P. L , F. Hunter and P.L.,7;
A. Jacobsou,. Rossland; Scout L..
Salmon,7 Midway  and-'Tenderfoot -:
:R. Eraser,.Cascade.' '���
' Baseball games.- were well contested land, interesting.. VMidvyay
woii' first prize and OSridesyille
second. ;. It was unfortunate .that
the Bridesville team did riot, arrive
in time to'coinpefce for the 1st prize.
The tug p'-war created considerable enthusiasm.7, The Bridesville
huskies won first money. ,
-. 7 6 wing to the eh i Hy - weather the
swimtniugVcontests had to 'be
abandoned." V\   ,7V    V.
The trapshoptirig was well con-:
tested... Joe TRichter... won 1st in
the;prize event with 23 out of 25;
Wm. Jenks second with. 21-out of
25;' Other scores were' E. Richter
17, H. Martin-14 and J.. Lander 13.
Fall   rye,   alspV youiig pigs, six.
weeks  old  on Sep.t. 9,:  867.each,
Walter. Clark, Midway,;;   V      7   0
. Adjustment of-Fire. Loss
- Penticton, B.C., August rgth, 1:922.'
Charles King,--/.'-_   -   '   V  ���'."���:"���-���.'
.'"  Greenwood, B.C7
Dear Sir:���   "'"'.".-.���.''' -..��� 7
��� - .' . -T/-beg..to ' acknowledge   re
ceipt of your cheque for'$1500.00,-cover- .
ing the loss of my'property at peno'ro by
firej please; accept.my." tbariks,; for-your
prompt .settlement-"ai^d" I" appreciate the
benefit of being insured in a.'- good" com-7
pany , like'.' the Sun Insurance : Office of
England;-.;..'"'-... ���''.' .7 .    .X'X ���'  ..-" *' -" '
; Yours truly, -���
.; ','���-"���   . -: (Signed).  Axkt- GcsXafson.
Minister in charge-. v-.! *.-;.;' '-.'.'
Rev..W. R, WalKinshaw. B. A.
'- '.':-'���'. ..-.;  - ..Greenwood
Services on Sandaj?. Sept 10
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Freshly mbcod
makes dmnor tasty
and digestible
The Public Suffers And  Pays
from Detroit on August. 27 reported Henry Ford
oi:_lhe coal shortage caused by the strike of the
A newspaper despatch
lis saying ihat, as a result
miners, 105,000 employees of tlie Ford Motor Company throughout the United
States would be thrown out or employment on September 16, and tliat in addition several hundred thousand other workers employed in industries lurnish-
1 ing materials for the Ford plants would be forced into idleness. In other
words, the means of livelihood of between one and two million people would
be cut off.
These hundreds of thousands of men and their families are to suffer
through no act of their own, nor because of any dispute with their employers
���because it is well-known that tlie Ford employees are well paid and well
treated���but solely because of a labor conflict between the coal operators and
the miners, and the attempts being made to settle thir differnces of opinion
by the waging of an industrial war, instead of endeavoring to reach an amicable settlement through an arbitration conference.
Why should these people be made the innocent victims of the unreasonableness and greed of others?"' Is our boasted civilization such a poor thing
that leaders in public life, in finance and industry, and in the direction of organized labor, cannot devise any better method of settling their disputes than
by a resort to war? Are these leaders so devoid of commonsense and intelligence, so lacking in an appreciation of what constitutes right and justice,
that they ar>* ready and willing to inflict loss and suffering upon hundreds of
thousands of absolutely innocent men, women and children? In their refusal to see any side to the Questions confronting them but that in which is
bound up their own selfish interests they are surely guilty of a criminal intent far surpassing many acts punishable by severe penalties under the law.
The coal strikes in the Canadian Maritime Provinces and in Western Canada have been settled and the miners have returned to work, but only after
enormous and quite unnecessary losses have been inflicted upon both parties
to the disputes, which might just as well, and ought to have been, settled by
' conferences before the strikes took place Instead of after the strikes. Miners
and mine owners alike have lost money, the public, exchequer has-been
put to heavy and unwarranted expense���all of which the public must, In the
final analysis, pay. J'~   -- ...
And now, with what' is generally admitted to be the second heaviest grain
crop in the history ot the Dominion'to be transported by rail and'boat to the
markets" of-"lhe world just' beginning to move,"- our "transportation systems will
likewise, be cal led'- upon' to 'handle an" "enormous/volume of coal traflicin order
to fill up empty.coal. siieds-aud bins-which ought to have been handled during tlie slack' months in grain .movement. Instead of'our'.-transportatioti.'systems being enabled to' spread '.the;, freight .'moverrient oyer a .-long; period; .they;
must cope with two.-peak.loads'at. one and'.tiie.same.time. ; ������. . ,   . ' .:;   ''.";..
Just "what" tins means, in further-loss.cannot accurately beTestimateci, hut-
anyone at all'j'amiliar with-the "subject knows that .tlie 'loss will be considerable because "the" business .'must-be' cared" form the most ..expensive instead"of
in (lie least" expensive way-..:;' So';'hereagain,.;the. publ ic, must,pay.-    .The' loss
-falls upon them.  '.This'is clearly revealed in .present and'prospective 'coal
prices and also in the warnings being "issued of. the probable .difficulty of 6b-
'taining adequate supplies of coal when (hey are .needed. ..'��� ��� - .'  X '-'   '"���  .   ' V-*
-'. Apart altogether from;any'question "as-to whether the'mihers'pr the "mine
owners'are primarily responsible'-"for these, huge losses' and inconvenience to
the public/there is the much"greater issue of.t'he'rights.'ot people, generally/
Politicians must stop ��� pussyfooting' and "abandon'.'th'eir' attitude, of, timidity, in-
dealing with-the two" opposing forces" of" Capital and Labor!     Each is a great-
force and power in. the-natioi)..,.7Each.is7esseiUial tb ^the. well-being"ahd-prps-
pevity.of the7country:. . Neither'can get along'without' the other. .   But great
��� and important'as-thcy" are, .there ;is, a" still greater force and'-power and one
which constitutes"V-much"-more vital .factor lir the" commonwealth���that.is.the
whole-people;, in- other, words/the nation itself.   7        '.' "     7- .    ���'..'' '���/', ,'���' V
"���  Politicians'; -instead Vof. striving _tq'"gain "the -support., of . this.'particular
"group oF"tliat7br.Tathef endeavoring not to' an'tagonizeT'eUheiymust-takefa-'de-
British Capital May
Open Branch Plants
Manufacturers Eager to Have Goods
Produced in Canada
F.' W. Field, British Trade Commissioner, who returned to Toronto after
two months in England studying trade
conditions there, states that there
is every.cause for optimism. Generally speaking, he said, the outlook was
brighter than it was a year ago, and
there was a better feeling among the
business men of Britain.
One of the most hopeful features,
said Mr. Field, was that hundreds of
representatives of British businesses
were at present travelling about the
world seeking markets and investigating conditions. Many of these men,
he said, would visit Canada, where
their capital was again beginning to
seek an outlet.
British manufacturers, he explained, were anxious to enter into co-operative relations with Canadian factories aud distributors. Not only were
they eager to place their money in
Canadian enterprises, but Ihey were
also seeking to make arrangements
for the manufacturing under joint
directorates, of their products in Canadian factories already established.
While it was true that British capital, in many instances, contemplated
investment in Canada through the es-
lablishnie.nt of branch plants,'tlie general tendency was to make use of the
manufacturing facilities already established in Canada for the production of
their goods.
Her Two  Children
Had Diarrhoea
Terribly Pad
Look for weakness* or ill-health. Sec
if there is not a side ache, headache*,
restlessness and the "blues." The
symptoms indicate that you need the
gentle assistance of Dr. Hamilton^
Pills. This soothing medicine is a
great friend to womankind. They
are a wonderful relief to constipation,
they clear up sick headache, remove
wastes and poisons from the system.
Girls and women can use Dr. Hamilton's Pills with great success. Thousands use no other medicine and rely
solely upon Dr. Hamilton's Pills to
regulate the system and keep it in
smooth running order, 25c all dealers
or The Catarrhozone Co., Montreal.
Anyone suffering from bowel complaints such as diarrhoea, dyseniry,
colic, cholera, cholera morbus, cholera
infantum, or. any other looseness of
the bowels, will find that Dr. Fowler's
Extract of Wild Strawberry will givf
quicker and more permanent ��� relief
than any other remedy on the market
today.   -
Mrs. Roy Keith, Charlton, Ont.,,
writes:���"I am " writing to tell vou
what Dr. Fowler's Extract of Wild
Strawberry did for me. Last: summer
my children had diarrhoea,/ terribly
bad, and they would vomit and pass a
great deal of blood. I tried every;
remedy we could think of, but finally
bought a bottle of Dr. Fowler's Extract of Wild Strawberry, and about
one-half of it stopped the diarrhoea
altogether. I have told several others
about it, and I would not be without
it in the house, as I can truthfully say
it saved the lives of my two children."
Price, SOc a bottle; put up only by
The T. Milburn Co., Limited, Toronto,
Women In Polar Regions
Peary's Wife Accompanied Him Twics
On Antarctic Expedition
Referring to the fact that the late
Sir Ernest - Shackleton refused the
applications of several women anxious to accompany him on his last
Antarctic expedition, a news source
says that so far no woman has yet
ventured into the Polar regions.
That is not correct, for twice Peary
was accompanied by his wife and
his daughter was born among the
Arctic ice-fields, the first .four years
life being spent in the Arctic
Her Christian name, "Han-
' is-- a reminder of her birth-
as the Esquimaux for "Snow
Mrs.    Peary    subsequently
cided7starsd. and/tell both that "this suicidal strike-.npnsense. must cease, and-
"ihat labor; disputes must, be'settled in a sane arid intelligent manner through-
processes'similar-to; those provided by courts of law for "the. settlement of all
."other civil"disputes.       ,.    ;-~;   - . '       -'-.'- V..   . .  - ���'���'���
"XX- Rural Population Leads
. Alberta Ahead  In Population Ir.'creas's
During.Past T��n  Years
-The  final  census  statement  issued
by the'Dominion Bureau.of-Statistics
gives Vhe total'; population "of-Canada
iri. 1921 as.8,fS8,183, , This.represents
. a gain ���of 21.95 per cent.; since   19) K
,Tlie7popu'Iation of all.'.tlie -province's,
- except;Prince. Edward island lias .increased, - tlie, most, -favorable', showing
being, in the", case of Alberta,  where
- the" increase is 21.i,159" o,r Tu.11 per
cent.. The : figures indicate . that in
Canada the rural population' is .still-in
"tiie lead, with 4,439,5.05 persons; as
compared -with"- 4-1-.348.3.T8-", in- urban
centres.'. - "Almost; _2 per cent, of the
population of Ontario is found, on the
farms, and in "Alberta and Saskafcbe-
' wan 62' percent., and 50'per cent, re-
British Building-Electric Ships
���v- .-'
Irish  Flax Menace
The Irish- flax industry is threatened with extinction, according to a
report from the American Consul at
Belfast. The area under flax for the
present year amounts to only 25,000
acres, compared with 40,000 in 1921,
and 127,193 acres.in 1920.
.The Irish. Department of Agriculture has . been ' urged to formulate
and adopt a scheme for the improvement and maintenance of this staple
industry of Northern Ireland.
���':���; 7 KILL LITTLE ONES
of her
It will be of interest and profit to
present this lesson as an ideal Sunday school class:
I. A Model Bible Class (vv. 1-6)V"
1. The Eager Assembly (v. 1).' The
people gathered themselves together
and "spake unto Ezra to bring the
book of the Law." It was not a matter of the teacher urging the class
to come together, but "the class with
yearning hearts requesting the teacher to come with God's Word.
2. The Representative Assembly
(v. 2). The class , was made up oi-
men, women and children. The men1
then did not leave the church-going to
the women. Neither were the children left at home with nurses or to
play on the streets. "God's .JV'ord
should be taught to all classes, men,
women and "children.
3. An Appreciative Assembly (v. 3).
Their ears were attentive from morning to midday. So eager were ihey
to know God's Wojd that they did not
get tired although the lesson lasted
for five or six hours. There was no
pulling of watches in that  class.
4. Due Reverence_ Shown God's
Word (vv. -I, 5). When Ezra opened
the Law all the people stood up. This
they did out of respect for tiie holy
book. ; The reason there is not proper reverence for the Bible is that people are-not' taught to believe it is
God's Word. Reverence in the house
of God will only be when lhe Bible is
regarded as God's very words.
:-57 They Joined Heartily in the Prayer (vvG). As Ezra led them, in prayer the people joined heartily in sa> ing
"AmenlTASneu!" bowing their faces to
the ground.
fi '
a   book   with the appropriate   II. A M'odel Bible*Teacher (vv. 7, S).
"7��he Snow Baby," which is.
an interesting account of Hie biVth
and early life of her daughter���all
of which is most informative.���-Mon-
treal Gazette. :.--;
What One of the Best Known 7
Travellers in Canada Says
"Now I am (joing to (five you an unsolicited testimonial, as the. say in the patent
nicdicire advcitising;. llcictoforc 1 have had
a profound contempt for patent medicines,
pai ticularly so-c.illcd Knimenth. Perhaps,
this is due to the reason that I h.tvc becn
bles.sed with a sturdy'*constitution, and .'lave
never heen .ill a il.iy in my life. One dav
last fall after a haul day's tiamp in the sfush
of Montreal, I developed a seveie pain in ny
legs and, of course, like a man who has neier
had ainthing wioiifc' with him phjsicall), I
complained rather boisterously. The good
little wife sajs: "I .will mb ilicm with soirc
limmcut _ have.*' "Go ahead," I said, just to
humor-her. "Well, in she comes with a bottle of Minard's Liniment and get!
busy.      Believe me lhe pain disappeared
,1. He; stood Up Where the. People
Could See Him "(v. 5). -"Tlie position
and bearing of, tlie -teachei\has much
to do with the attention and interest
of the class.
2. He Read Distinctly (v.--8). Teachers "should take particular heed to
this. Much Bible reading is greatly
to the discredit of thc Word and the
, reader.
3. Caused the People to I'nderstand
the Reading (v. 8). Tho supreme
business of the teacher is lo make the
Word ol' God so plain that all, old
and young, can understand.
III. The Impressions Made (vv. 9-1&).
The effect of teaching God's Woid
is  most important.      In  this  case it
was very encouraging.
���   1.   Conviction   of-Sin (v*. 9).     The
btaocoof Quality
Ex-Sergeant's Hard Luck
minutes  alter,  and   jou  can tell "the  worl-M^ W��rd  0f God  brin&S conviction Of sill
said so.
(Signed.  TRANK E. JOHN'S, Montreal
Why thc Dime Novel Died
At. the first, sign of illness during
the hot; weather/give the- little, ones
Baby's Own Tablets'or in'. a,.few.7hours
he may: be.beyond aid. 7 These Tablets
Will prevent, summer complaints if given, occasionally-to the "well child" and
will promptly relieve tliese troubles if
they come on" suddenly.- ��� Baby's Own
Tablets should always be"'-"kept ".in
every home .where ... there".'are young!
children. . There, is no other, medicine'
as .good and.'the mo;ther has Ihe.: guarantee-of a government analyst that
they are/ absolutely' safe., '- The .Tablets .are- sold by medicine -.dealers' br-
by' mail -7at.'- 2S.-cents a .box :from - The.
Dr. Williams'," Medicine Co.,-'Brockville, Ont'. .       -���.-:"'        ""    . :-' ���
How They Do It In EuroPe
(Acts 2:37). It is quick and powerful (Heb, 4:12). ,The way to get conviction ot sin is by'teaching the Word
of God, not by appealing to the emotions by telling death-bed stories. The
people had real cause for sorrow���
they were far from God. They not
only .had become worldly and the rich
were in their greed oppressing the
| poor, but they were, perplexed through"
their mixed marriages. -^
2. Weeping Turned Into Joy (vv. 10-
12). When sins ha*.*e becn perceived
and confessed God would not have
His children to   be   sad.     Comimied
The    Camouflage    that    Brought
Larger Returns
, ���An exhibit of the dime novels of
"thirty, and- forty years ago is on view
in the New York public library, and
excites much interest. The firm
which published most of them did an
enormous business at one time, but its
trade fell away, and the dime novel
disappeared about 1S97. Some, are
-wondering how this happened. But j mourning will not atone for the sins
"it is surely clear enough. Other pub-j*that aro PastV n unn,ts one *or pres"
Ushers discovered that by.printing a I ent tasks and dishonors a pardoning
'dime novel <o look like a real book]God* Besides, joy has a.salutary et-
they could get'?1.50 for it, it would be j *ect uPon one's entire bein"  ���
Escaped    Injury    During    War,
Paralyzed From Exposure
Queen Mary's^ sympathy for those
broken in the. war was again- shown
by her purchase of a beautiful four-
panel screen J'rom ex-Sergeant TEUis,
of Fulham. .The screen, wliich measured 6 ft. by'2.i-2':ft;, and is the result
of really good taste and-artistic "devotion, was delivered at" Buckingham
Palace' recently.
Mr. Ellis is 7 a native of Kilmarnock, and was, in brighter days, an
accountant. 'He* was a good footballer and pla'yed centre (rugby code) for
Cardiff Corinthians.
Ellis' fate has been 'strangely ironical asywell as hard. Enlisting in the
Gordon Highlanders in August, 1914>_
he iought at the Marne. Loos, Neuve
Chapelle, Hill 60, Verdun, Cambrai, St.
Quentin and Ypres.- It was his
strange luck to come through all these ���
titanic struggles without a scratch,,
and only a few days before the armistice to fall ill from exposure. He is
now paralyzed from the waist downwards and only the ruin of a once'fine
man. - - , - -
t   Sending Flowers by Airplane
Dutch Florists Avail Themselves Of
Daily Service to London
Dutch florists are sending their
flowers"daily to- London, by airplane,
according to United. States Trade
Commissioner Howard W. Adams, of
The Hague. The flowers are cut at
night, packed early in the morning,
and sent by motor car from the Bos-
koop flower growing district to the
Walhaven airdrome, near Rotterdam.
They arrive at Croydon, England, at
1.30 p.m., and from there they are
dispatched by motor car to the Lon-j
don florists. Boskoop flowers are
thus put on sale simultaneously in the'
London and Dutch shops. About 100
kilograms of flowers per day are
to be transported in thi4way.
Of 33,000 miles of French /oads in
need of repairs at the close of the war
13,620 miles' have already been improved and 2,200 miles have been completely and permanently repaired.
Saskatchewan Homesteads
under no  ban, and  everybody would
read it.���Toronto Daily Star,_
Save'.Fuel - and   Give
.-.. -Space for Cargo '..".'
Three vessels -"of- a very unusual
character are shortly to :be. built in a
British.shipbuilding yard. - Each..wil!
be "about four .thousand tons ami-'especially designed for the fruit carry:
ing trade. .-'They will' be-fitted .with
oil engines of fi special type, designed
in this particular yard. and -' recently
tested under ocean-going conditions
with most satisfactory results/,' The
engines, will drive electric generators
.which; will"supply current to' electric
motors placed . on .sharf ^propeller
shafts'at the stern, of the vessel: This
arrangement will' give greatly increas-.
ed-space for cargo and is .expected'to
result in a considerable saving in,fuel
consumption,, -besides- giving-', great
flexibility "of control. >-"V - i"-     "  -"V
' is   ".
Acidity or.Bile
"Beecham's Pills act as,a7splendid^ tonic tp
.7 the'digestive .organs;  :.They.reia.ove. acidity 7
and. fermentation and excess of bile from v
the stomach and bowels, and promote- the.
: secretion ;of.the .gastric juices.   In. thus   .
--correctingmorbid .conditior.s;and stimulat- :
.. ing the digestive processes .Beecham's Pills \
.naturally have an excellent effect upon 7th e....
; general health. . If you have lost.your appetite 6r;are. suffering from nausea, sick .
.-.' headache, constipation, or giddiness
Revert -tb"'Ba''rter-"'System' to-Over come'
E'xcKiKige  Problem V''-
-Barter,.or the exchange.of goods; as i
against/the transfer' of- actual.'Sash has
figured in : recent "international  loans,
according to., the '-Geneva' correspondent of.the London.'Observer! '. In this
way the difficulties .of- exchange have
been-overcome. *      ���--���""���'    '-'-
���   Rumania wanted  a, loan of -15,000,-
0007 gold .--francs.--from- Switzerland.
The '.-Swiss ;7said.' it:" was impossible
unless;they" know" how- the money was
to' be.spent.   - Rumania replied: "We
need    to. -replenish'- railroad    rolling,
stock, particularly'engine.1*."-..-    .'-.';-'
".'Fine,'.' said the Swiss bankers,, "we
|- have these for sale,   '.Take-theiii, and.
pay for then* in cereals and petroleum,:
both  of which  you  produce  and  we'
need'.'!   - Thus were the arrangements j
concluded.  - .
. Similar ;borrowing and paying by
barter also has taken place with
Czecho.rSlovakia. Here, again, Czechoslovakia is receiving Swiss manufactured goods; and ".is "io.j->ay -for'.theni
with truck: loads -of "sugar.' -Therefore,"
the ..questipii 7.of--, exchange' and.'the
'cdmjpratiye.'' values/ of the Czechb-.
Slovakian .krone-.and -the' Swiss .franc
does notarise:    - :=. ' '.-       -;:.'������
Ontario" Gold Mines -
During- the - month- o,f July-gold
mines of Ontario produced approximately $1,775,000, according to preliminary estimate's. ', This is a new high
record so far in the history of gold
mining in Ontario, and is an increase
of $10,000 over tiie June production.
With the exception of the Kirkland
Lake Proprietary all mills were operated at fill! capacity,- and handled an
aggregate of approximately 175,000
���tons ot ore.
Thc elephants of Ceylon are esteemed for their superior strength and
3. Shared Their Blessings With
Others (vv. 10-12). Christianity is
not having a good time alone; it is
sharing our prosperity with' others.
True joy manifests itself in giving to
others. Pure religion goes out to
minister to the poor (Jas. 1:27).
4. The People Obeyed (vv.'13-18"'.
In their acquaintance with the Scriptures they found that the T^east of
Tabernacles had been long'neglected.
As soon as they understood the Scriptures they went forth to do- as they
had been told. They went to work
and kept this sacred feast in a way
���that it had not been kept since the
days of Joshua (v. 17). If the Scriptures were read "and made ylain many
things could be found which havc not
been-complied with. In the keeping
of this feast they dwelt in booth-*, thus
typifying their pilgrim ch-iracter and
Entries in Province for Year 1921
. Totalled 2,729^
Homestead entries in the province
of Saskatchewan for'the year'1921 totalled 2,729 as compared with"l,726 for
1920, according to a report issued by
the. Provincial Government. Besides
Canadians the following nationalities
filed on homesteads in the province
during the period under review: Americans 567, Australians 1, Austro-
Hungarians 219, Belgians 15, Chinese
2, Danes 18, English 272, Finns 6,
French 22; Germans 11, Greeks 1, Hollanders 7, Icelanders 5, Irish 33, Italians 7, Norwegians 74, Polish 28, Roumanians 29, Russians 77, Scots 81,
Swedes 79, Swiss 2, and Syrians 1.
bringing   to their   remembrance
days of their wilderness journey.
in haxe*
. Must,Grab Fast ..���;
;.-"Yes,'.'- said the .timid��� .passenger to
the-airplane..pilot, ."I. understand I'm"
to. sit'stilland not be afraid; and all
that, but tell- me,'if something happens . and. we fall, what do. I -do ?"��� ���
-. "Oh, .'that's, easy,"' said "the- pilot.
-'Just- grab, anything - ���'��� -we're-. passing
and-hangl.on tight.".-'     ; - .-" 7:' ���'    .
...     Healthiest .Year ,
��� Figures;.-compiled'-' by, ".'thirtyrseven
life insurance companies   show   that
1921 was ihe healthiest year for Canada of which there', is any record.   ..
your daughter's
time she reaches
until womanhood
���needs'" your care
health.    From the
the ago of twelve
is- established  she
and advice.   Many women^ have sur-, in th   Vatican gardcns which he now
fered years of lli-health -through lack i
of such care during this time.
Pope Pius to Havo Automobil;
Pope Piuri is to have an automobile.
The people of Milan, where the Pontiff was-Archbishop before his election, have presented him with a machine of the latest Italian model. The
Pope, it is said, will use the car with-
Women Losing Little Toes
In support of his assertion that women are losing their little toes," a
scientist points out that in the days
of ancient Greece women had three
joints, to her little toe, while it is
known that Egyptian women had four.
Nowadays normal women have only
two joints, while there are moSj'.cases
in which only one joint is found.
You aro di t
' Ing' when
yon u.-e Dr.
C!ia--c'b Oh>'.-
ment for Eczema anil Skin lirlta-
tldtitfkt It relieves at oiicc and gr��du-
airy heals tlio skin. S;j.m*>!i* l*ra Ih.
Chase's Ointment free il yoa mention tins
paper and send 2c. stamp forpost.ige. c<;_. a
box; all dealers or EdnianEOU, Bales & Co.,
.Limited, Toronto.
When ordering goods by  mail, s.cnd a  Dominion Ex%-ess- Money  Ordei.
New and used IJeltincr of cvnry df.'fcrlp-
tion shipped subject io approvnl. Cln. 5-
ply new Kubber Belting, hlf-li. cuida
quality, at 40c per ft. All others at loiv -
est prices in Cnrmda.���York Rellim. Co.
115 York St.. Torofito. Ont.
Spend .our money at home, thereby helping your own lown and local
Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable
Compound is a splendid medicine for
girls and women. "For nearly fifty
years it has been helping mothers
and daughters.- L��t it help you aad
your daughter.
-- Hamilton, Ontario.���"When my,
daughter was thirteen and until she
was fifteen she suffered every month
so' that she could
hardly move around
the house and when
A inari has succeeded; in .traveling
across France, by. canals .and rivers,
and. back again,, in a -paper boat.   -.
Ask for Minard's and.take- no.others
-.HVN.;.. U.   143S-
circles" twice daily in his -promenades,
a distance of three and a quarter
miles. This is the first time, a Pope
has ..ever owned an automobile.
UNLESS you see the. name "Bayer" on tablets,
��� are not-getting Aspirin at all
19 Years' Progress    .
"With a population of 5,371,315 Canada exported produce to the value of
$33 per head in 1901, compared with
a population of 8,750,000 in 1920 and
exports per "capita of $147, according
,. .        ..      to Government statistics.     The value
{SjtaiSS'ffi   of exports in 1901 was 5117,776,044, as
would havft to be
carried home. Besides th.e pains "and
the irregulaYity she
also had headache,
dizzy and faint
spells, and soreness
in ber back. I saw your adverjfse-
menfc In the "Hamilton Spectator" aad
got Lydia. E. Pinkham's Vegetable
Compound for her; Sh�� does not
have the least bit of trouble now,
and we both, recommend yonr medicine. She -works In a candy-shop
now &nfi- seems well and Etroog. I
give you permission to publish this
letter as a testimonial."���Mas. I. P>.
Clause- 7S-Walnut St, South, HasaU-
g��2, Ontario,
against $1,286,658,709 in 1S20. ,The
population of Canada accordiSg to the
census taken in 1921 was 8,788,341.
. *, Business Is.Business
In announcing that Britain would
pay her debt ,to the United States,
Premier Lloyd George also announces
that Britain's allies would have to pay
her.' .Thus ends the romantic notion
that the-nation.-., dismissing all economic considerations, would forgive
each other their debts and have a
good cry on-each other's should?!*.-���
Kansas City Star.
Accept only' an "unbroken package" of -"Bayer Tablets of
Aspirin/* which contains directions and dose worked out by
physicians during 22 years and proved safe by millions for.
Colds       -     Headache Rheumatism
sToothache        Neuralgia Neuritis
. Earache     ,     Lumbago Pain,.Pain
Sandy "Bayer" boxes of 12 talslete���Abo bottles of M and 100���-Dnsggfeta.
Aspirin !�� t&a trad* jE��rfc (T*glxitre& in Canada) ol Beyer Manufacture of Moco-
. *itticaclderte_- ot SaUcylieeeid.   While ft is -well known that Aspirin means B**er
tttnafactwr*. *o i����J��t ths luibHc ugatnat toltatltm*. tiie TK&teta ot. Barer Connjaay
mu bo <rt*��i*>sd TrtSi their ssaan! trt&e a-jtrk, tii�� "Bttfu Crc*-*," VVl'is-I
THE    LEDGE.    GREENWOOD.    B.    O.
- For" Infants and Children    *
In Use For Over 30 Years
Always bears   ^.jft
Slgnatweof   *Wa&jtf4C&&W
The  "Home Comfort"   RANGE
b   now  sold   to   tho   ubcr   iliiect   from   our
factory. .   ,
Thousands   of   theso  Range-   in  use   over   20
���ears and  still good Kunges.
*> Bepairs tor every Home Comfort Bango made
siucs 18G4 quickly supplied.
The Wrought Iron Range Co of Canada,
U9 King St. W. TORONTO
Np Rest From Business
Cook's Cotton Root Computing
A taft, reliable repulallng
mcdicim; Sold In thrco do*
ant. of itrcngth���No. 1, 31 j
No. a, $3; No. 8, S5 per bo*.
Bold by all druggists, or acnfc
prepaid on receipt of prico.
Free pimpLlct. Adareait
TOIODTO. OHT.  (F.rBt.l, Win.,.,.)
- New Stock Feeding Plan
Finish Sheep and  Hogs on  Cleanings
Of Western  Elevators
A Vancouver syndicate is "being organized to finish sheep and hogs on
cleanings of western elevators. Cleanings contain a large percentage ot
noxious weeds, which still make good
fattening for food. The danger in
selling p-omiscuously is lhat the seeds
might become scattered and create"a.
noxious weed, danger. The plan'is to
centralize the '.lock * in feed centres
where no danger of spread of noxious
weeds/could exist. Tlie plan is receiving very serious consideration by
elevator and packing plant men.
Impossible to Escape It Even On
Ocean Liner
A sea voyage on a fairly comfortable liner that took a voyager for
six or* seven days out of peach of
telegrams or telephones or daily
newspaper-, used to be the ideal
way to obtain a short rest, by getting a,way from the hurly-burly of
"modern" life. But the liners have
become swilter, wireless telegraphy
has come along to invade the quiet
and seclusion of the sea, the radiotelephone has^ brought the bustling
world aboard Nej/ery steamer of considerable size," N"and now. the last
straw had been added by' the publication of Neptune News, a daily
newspaper printed on all the ships
of the United" States lines. Soon
there will be no spot on sea or land
safe liom the intrusion of insistent
rush and "business."���Christian
Science News.
Radium Institute
Quebec    Government    Prepares    For
Opening in Montreal
Tlie    Quebec   Government has now
everything set for the opening of the
radium institute in Montreal, in ac- |l
cordance    with    the , announcement
made by Premier Taschereau.
-At a meeting of the cabinet held
at Quebec it was decided to purchase
one grain of radium from the United
States Radium Company or New York,
at tlie rate of seventy-seven dollars
Indian Officers' ComlngN to B.C.
Two hundred demobilized officers in
India will ultimately settle in British
Columbiaraccording lo Major J. Clark,
'representative of the British Columbia Government, who reached Victoria
on the Empress 'of Russia. He was
accompanied by two prospective settlers and more are to follow soon.
Custom of burning the Yule log ?s
imost     prevalent     in     Scandinavian
countries.       ��� ^
.Muscular    Rheumatism    Subdued.	
When one is a suiferer from muscular
rheumatism -he cannot do better than
to have the region rubbed with Dr.
Thomas' Eclectric Oil. Let the rubbing hc brisk and continue until ease
is secured. -There is more virtue in
a bottle of it than can* be fully estimated. ___-
Electricity in Siam
Slam has electricity now and the
thoughtful electric light people are
doing their best, t In every room in
a Bangkok hotel is posted a notice in
various languages. Its English version reads:" "Sir���For the case that
your electric light should fail, we beg
to send you enclosed.a postcard,
which pleased send us at once when
you find your light out.' The company will then send you another postv
rami." t
Silk substitute has been manufac-
tured-from the-web of a spider native
to the Island of Madagascar. .It is
claimed the product is far superior in
many respects to anything that% has
ever been devised from real silk.
Relief Is Found
From Stomach
\ ________
Hope for the millions of unfortunate
men and women who are victims of
stomach trouble is sounded by. Lawrence Grant, 501 Bannatyne Ave., Winnipeg, Man. Mr. Grant was a victim
.of stomach trouble in its worst form
but was completely restored to health
by taking Tanlac.     He says:
"I began suffering from avstubborn
case of stomach trouble two years ago
and got into bad shape. The first
bottle of Tanlac helped me and soon
the stomach trouble disappeared, I
gained eight pounds and am now in
fine health.*'
Undigested food fermerfts in the
stomach and soon the entire system is
filled^ with poisons. Tanlac was designed to restore the stomach to a
healthy 'condition and build up the
whole "body. Millions everywhere
have acclaimed its wonderful power.
Get a bottle today.
For sale at all good druggists.'
fA,   Rare   Combination
.l-..   Color and Style.
Radio a "Gusher"
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ear of\tnis most
Made in combinations and two-pi��ce suits, in full length, knee And
elbow length, and sleeveless for men and women.   Stanfield's Adjustable Combinations nnd Sleepers for growing children (pat.)
ft   For sample book, showing weights and textures, write
Many Millions Will Be Lost In New
Industry -
Within the last three months at
least 1,250 new corporations have
been organized to manufacture radio
apparatus. All of these.cannot have
the best technical skill back of them
and many of these new corporations
mitst fail. " Hundreds of thousands of
people throughout the country think
ihat the radio is a "gusher" and
that it will bring back in dividends
many times Mlie principal invested.
Many people would think twice before investing their money in gilt-
edged securities, but when the
magic word "radio" is whispered
they never hesitate. They read of
the tremendous strides of the radio
industry within the last few months
and make up their minds, that the
dollars they worked so hard for should
get out of the bank and get into radio.
There haye been millions lost in oil
and mines but there will be many
more "millions lost in radio. The
situation is well on the way tq. parallel an oil boom and in the wake of the
tremendous enthusiasm created, unscrupulous promoters and so-called
"experts" are relieving smadl investors of their_ savings. -In addition tp
the^best engineering and financial
questions there are always the manufacturing .and marketing problems
which must be solved before investments can pay back one * penny on
their principal. There is always the
questions of patents and recent investigations ��� have disclosed the astounding fact lhat 37 radio manufacturers at the present time are infringing upon each other's patents,' and 'at
least 1,000 other manufacturers are
infringing on the patents of several
older radio'* companies. Of course
the person who invests his money in
these concerns must suffer. . Let. the
investor.Jbefoye placing a dollar in
any business, study it thoroughly.
Let him find out whether the man
he backs is a reputable business
man- or an unscrupulous . operator,
and sometimes even that is, hard to
ascertain.���From the Toronto Telegram.
When Overtaken by Nausea
Try This Simple Remedy
When you don't know whether it's
going to stay down or come up, when
you look like, thirty cents, and feel
even worse, what you need is twenty
drops of Nerviline, iii .sweetened
water. Almost like magic is the
change you experience. Those feelings of vomiting disappear. Thousands of homes rely on Nerviline in
case of sour stomach, ' gas bloating,
nausea and upset stomach conditions.
Get it to-day, large 35c bottles sold by
all Dealers.
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Distinction and, grace are combined
in this lovely gown of canton crepe in
black with an all-over- Japanese design. ' -
If Tormented With Corns
UseXood Old "Putnams"
It's really a simple thing to remove
your .corns, and without pain, if you
apply'Putnam's Painless Corn Extractor. It acts like magic, lifts out the
corn, root and branch, leaves the skin
smooth as silk. No failure , with
"Putnam's," 25c everywhere.
Mining in Kenora District N
__ The Kenora district of Ontario is
being actively prospected for gold and
silver, 76 prospector's licenses being
issued. Several claims ��� are being
stripped, trenche'd and sampled by engineers, retained by financiers in Toronto and Montreal.
Livestock From North Country
A trainload of 36 cars of livestock
was handled from the Peace River to
Edmonton over the Edmonton, Dunve-
gan and British Columbia Railway in
30 hours, -establishing _a""record-- for
the run. Incidentally this was the
heaviest shipment of cattle yet made
from the north country.
Convinced of Error, ,,
Teddy.���"i   wish   I   hadn't   licked
Jimmy Brown this morning."
Mamma.���"You  see how  wrong  it
was,"don't you dear?"
Teddy.���"Yes; cause I didn't know
till   noon   that Jie was going to give
a party."
A racehorse was tiled by court-martial and sentenced to death by the
Bolsheviki on a charge of having won
a cup offered by the late Czar, and so
"having had'dealings with the old
regime."   -
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Is greatly "relieved by constitutional treatment. HALL'S CATARRH MEDICINE
is a constitutional remedy. Catarrhal
Deafness is caused by an inflamed condition of the mucous lining of the Eustachian Tube. When this tube, is inflamed
you havo a rumbling sound or Imperfect
hearing, and when ' it is entirely closed.
Deafness is the result. Unless the inflammation can be reduced, your hearing
may be destroyed forever. HALL'S CATARRH MEDICINE acts through the
blood on the mucous surfaces of the system, thus reducing the Inflammation and
assisting Nature in restoring normal conditions.
Circulars free.      AU Druggists.
F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio.
Buzzing Along      :
Mrs. Motorist.���Wliy don't you ask
someone where we are?
Mr. Motorist.���What the deuce difference would it make? Five minutes from now we won't be anywhere
near here.���Journal Amusant   "
Protect the child from the ravages
of worms by using Mother Graves'
Worm Exterminator, 'it is a standard remedy, and years of use Have enhanced its reputation.
AThreshermenrMust Display Card
Comply With  Requirements in  Reference to Noxious Weed Act in
Threshermen shojild take notice,
states Mr. M. P. Tullis, Field Crops
Commissioner in _ the Saskatchewan
Department of Agriculture, that they
are still "required to display a > card
containing the provision;, of Section
23 The Noxious Weeds Act, in a prominent place upon the threshing machine, ail the timc that it is in operation.
Some confusion appears to have
arisen over the fact that The Threshers' Lien Act was amended at the recent session striking out of Section 2
the words "who has complied with the
provisions of The Noxious Weed Act."
This section of the Threshers' Lien
Act covers those who have a lien upon
grain threshed for the purpose of securing payment for threshing. This
amendment has no bearing upon the
application of Section 23 of The Noxious "Weeds Act, which is still in full
force and effect. Threshermen
therefore are advised to procure without delay the necessary card from the
Field Crops Branch, Department of
Agriculture, Regina', and affix it to
their machines.
Going to Take Rest
After a^ record of thirty-nine years
as station agent in Million and Sau-
gerties, N.Y., E. R. Waelde, 57, has re-
J tired. During the thirty-nine years
he had but four days off. Now, he
declares, he is going to take a rest.
Attends to Business
Ethel.���Does he always drive with
one hand?  "
Clara.���Oh, no; sometimes we harfe
a quarrel! __
Trial By Ordeal
African Tribes Subject Suspected
People to Hard Test
There still exists, it one is lo believe the great Canadian explorer,
Dugald Campbell, among several peoples of Contial and West Africa, the
judgment by lot, similar in spirit lo
some *of tho ordeals practiced in
Europe in the Middle Ages. In West
Africa,, any person suspected of an
offence has lor a certain time to
swim in water inlesled with crocodiles. If he comes out of the ordeal
without injury-���and this happens
rarely���he is proclaimed innocent.
In Central Al'iica tlie accused person, has to smoke an enormous pipe
filled with tobacco and red peppers.
If he succeeds in smoking the contents or the pipe without spitting
once���and this, too, happens very
rarely���he is freed "oi all suspicion.
.A Prime Dressing for Wounds.���In
some factories and workshops carbolic
acid is kept for use in cauterizing
wounds and cuts sustained by the
workmen. Far better to keep on
hand a bottle or Dr. Thomas' Electric
Oil. It is just as quick in action and
does not scar the skin or burn the
Ten Cars of Nickel
During the week ending August 6th,
no less than ten cars of nickel matte
were shipped from the plant of the International Nickel Company, at Copper Cliff, near Sudbury, and it is expected that the renewed demand will
result in the blowing in of at least
two furnaces within the next few
weeks. ,__   * '
If one be troubled with corns, he
will find in Holloway's Corn Remover
an application that will entirely relieve suffering.   '
Under the name of chatnranga,
chess waa played in Hindustan nearly
600 years ago.
Mfnard'*      Liniment
Friend '
<SV.   N.   V.   14SS
For Juvenile Immigration
Urges Freer Entry of Boys and Girls
From Great Britain
Canada should annually accept 10,-
000 of the 15,000 boys and girls who
are willing to emigrate lrom the British Isles, according to Bogue Smart,
Canadian Government supervisor of
British juvenile immigration, who-has
just arrived" front Liverpool.'
Instead of accepting . this full
quota, Mr. Smart declared that-only
1,500 had been allowed entry.
'Tam firmly convinced, too, that
the younger the children are the better," lie concluded. "Canada could
easily take 30,000 children between
the ages of seven and 1-1. The farmers want them, and official records
show they will stay on the farms and
that 95 per cent, make good."
Keep  Minard's Liniment in the house
Thousands of Orchards
There are" 3,300 -commercial orchards in the Okanagan Valley, one of
the principal fruit growing districts in
British Columbia, acocrdhig to a statement recently issued by the Provincial
Department of-Agriculture.���In addition to peach, plum, pear, apricot and
other "fruit trees there are approximately 1,000,000 apple trees in these
orchards. To handle the products
there are about 60 co-operative packing houses, equipped with the most
modern machinery.
Compactness and quick steaming
are claimed by the English inventor
for an oil iuel burner in which hollow
concentric cones for the water are set
over a huge burner.
Mail Was Important
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���*. ��� -
Liner Stopped in Mid-Ocean to Take
Love Letter
The look-out on the United States
liner President Taft, in mid-ocean
on the way to New York with mails
and passengers, sighted a Portuguese
bargue flying distress signals. The
liner's course was immediately altered and amid tremendous excitement
among the passengers the ship lowered a boat with a doctor, a supply of
food and everything requisite for immediate relief. The boat's crew pulled mightily, and finally came alongside the Portuguese vessel to bc
greeted at the side by a smiling polite
Portuguese captain, who said he felt
sure the Americans would not mind
taking two letters, one to his cousin
in New York, and one to the mate's
American fiancee.
If the Blood is Not Kept Pure, Health
Will  Break Down
It is useless lo tell a hard working
woman to take life easily and not to
worry. To do so is to ask the almost
impossible. But, at the same time, it
is the duty of every woman- to save
her strength to meet any unusual demands, it is a duty she owes herself
and family, for her future health
may depend upon il.
To guard against a complete breakdown in health the blood must be kept
rich, red and pure. No other medicine docs this so well as Dr. Williams'
Pink Pills. This medicine strengthens
the nerves, restores the appetite and
keeps every organ healthily toned up.
Women cannot always rest when they
should, but they can keep their
strength by the occasional use of Dr.
Williams' Pink Pills. Among those
who have found benefit from this medicine is Mrs. Cora Conrad, Broad
Cove, N.S., who says; "My system
was very much run "down, and my
blood' poor and watery. I suffered
a great deal from headaches and dizziness; my appetite was poor, and I
tired easily. - I decided to try Dr.
Williams' Pink Pills and'have every
reason to be glad that I did so. Soon
I felt better, and under the continued
use of the pills the headaches and
dizziness were gone, and my blood
seemed in a better condition than before. For this reason I recommend
Dr. Williams' Pink Pills."
oYou can get Dr. Williams' Pink
Pills through any dealer in medicine
or by mail at 50 cents a box or six
boxes .for J2.50 from The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.; Brockville, Ont.
94%_AIR     -
Beats Electric or Gas
A new'oil lamp that gives aiuamaz-
ingly brilliant, soft, white lightj-even
better than gas or electricity, has been
tested by.the.U.S. Government and 35
leading universities and found to be
superior to 10 ordinary oil lamps. It
burns without odor, smoke or noise���
no pumping up, is simple, clean, safe.
Burns 94 per cent.' air and 6 per,cent,
common kerosene (coal-oil).
The inventor, T. V. Johnson, 579 Mc-
Dermot Ave., Winnipeg, is offering to
_end,a lamp on 10 days' FREE trial.
or even lo give one FREE to the first
user in each locality who will help him
introduce it. Write him today for
full particulars. Also ask him to ex- -
plain how you can get the, agency, and
without experience Or money make
$250 to $500 per month. ���
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False Dostrlne
School Examiner.���"What Is the
meaning of false doctrine?"
School Boy.���"Please, sir, it's when'
the doctor gives the wrong stuff to the
people who are sick." -
Choked for Air. Some little Irritant* becomes lodged In ihe bronchial
tubes, others gather, and the awfut
choking of asthma results. Nothing
offers .quite such quick and positive relief as Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma
Remedy. The healing, soothing
smoke or vapor penetrates, clears the
passages and givSs untold relief. It
has behind it years of success. It is
the sure remedy for every sufferer.
What Is Owed to Hotelmen
People Should Not Give Ali Patronage
to Restaurants
Hotels are a great public institution,
seldom appreciated at their true
worth to the community. The hotel
provides free rest rooms with comfortable chairs, and even sofas; chairs to
sit out In front or on the balconies,
wash rooms and ell conveniences;
free writing material���paper, envelopes, etc.���and a free bureau of information open at all hours. The civic
administration;-byreason "of "the~free
service maintained by the hotels, is
saved the necessity of opening rest
rooms and otherwise entertaining the
stranger within the gates. The hotel-
man gives this free service and many
take advantage of the hotelman by
using his hotel for a convenience and
then going to a Chinese restaurant for
meal3. AH this being true, what are
we going to do about it? Surely the
hotelman is entitled to something
more than a vote of thanks.���Belleville, Ontario,
The Commonwealth battleship Aus- -
tralia will immediately be dismantled
and scrapped. -   >
About 250 "Friends of Soviet-Hua-
sia" recently took part in a demonstration in Winnipeg, which terminal-   .
ed in a street parade.
To teach the food value of milk, a
World's Dairy Congress will be held
at Philadelphia in October of next
- Captain James Hurley, the famous
Antarctic explorer, with five compan-
ians, has sailed for Port Moresby.
New Guinea, to carry on exploration
work for four months.
The liner Mont Eagle, formerly on
the trans-Atlantic passenger service,
will carry British Columbia lumber to
Montreal before closing of the St.
Lawrence navigation.
Seven workmen were killed and one*
hundred injured at Gravesend, Eng.,
when a train crashed into the rear-of
their work train, which was standing
at the station. "   ,
Mrs. Harry Payne Whitney, New
York society woman, has been commissioned to design a heroic equestrian figure of "the late W. F. (Buffalo
Bill) Cody.
The Department of Marine and
Fisheries announces the distribution
of 1,000,000 Kamloops trout eggs and
fry In British Columbia waters during
the current season.
Revival of shipbuilding is indicated
by the fact that the largest month's
output this year was recorded in August. The Clyde shipyards in August
launched 14 vessels, aggregating
53,000 tons.
The. collection of war trophies owned by the Me Major-Gen. Sir David
Watson   has . been   presented to the
Royal Rifles of Canada by Lady Wat- X
son, and ITasbeeninstalled In the Gar-   .
risonClub, Quebec-
Escorted by the British light cruiser
Vindictive, the British submarine H
24, damaged in a collision in the Mediterranean last ^February, left Gibraltar for England  after  extensive  repairs there'.'    " 4
Until medical or asylum authorities
reverse the jury's verdict that Father
Adelard Delorme,- alleged slayer of his
brother - Raoul, is insane, the Provincial Government will not interfere in
the case, -Premier Taschereau declares.
British Columbia House in London
was the scene of .a daylight robbery
August 14, when a burglar succeeded
in getting away with a quantity of
jewels-belonging to -Mrs.- H. -Chrimes, ���
daughter of F. C. Wade, Agent-General
for this province In England.
Electrification of the Canadian National Winnipeg-Grand Beach line, a
distance of approximately 70 miles, is
being considered. ��� Negotiations are
tinder way, and it is understood the
Manitoba Power Company has offered
the railway a low rate for electrical
power, with a view to establishing the
fact that electrification, of railways on
the prairies would be feasible and
Life Partners
THE union of Nature, the Farmer and Science is
a partnership for life,
In your golden sheaves of living wheat���and in
your waving, shimmering fields of barley���Nature
stores the vital elements b�� human power and energy,
which Science converts into Grape-Nuts���the famous
body-building food.
Grape-Nuts with milk or cream ha complete food,
containing all the nutritive and mineral elements
required for making rich, red blood, aad building..
sturdy body tissue, sound bone structure and strong/
healthy nerve cells.
Easily digested and perfectly assimilated, because
partially pre-digested by 20 hours' baking.
_     Sold by Grocers Everywhere
There!$ a Reason!*
for Grape'Nuts
M*_* by Csn*fi*n Posfeias Cereal Company, IM., Wht&tor. Oatuia
.in "tk&Jfc**
Is $2.00 jb. year strictly in advance, or
$2.50 when not paid for three months or
more have passed. To Great Britain and
the United States (2.50, always in advance.,
Delinquent Co-Owner Notices $25.00
Coal and Oil Notices    7.00
Satray Notices 3.00
Cards of Thanks    1.00
Certificate of Improvement  12,50
(Where more than one claim appears in notice, $5.00 for each additional claim.)
" All other legal 'advertising, 12 cents a
line first insertion, and 8 cents a line for
each subsequent insertion, nonpariel
Transcient display advertising 50 cents
an inch each insertion.
Business locals  I2#c.  a line each in
A humbug seldom bitee.
' Grounds for divorce are usually
battle grounds.
A UBed car is a pleasure to the
man who sells it.
Travel widens the mind.    Also
the gap in yonr pocket book.
The world's largwt steer tips the
scales at 4200 pounds. Some baby
turn up" your nose
Eemember -the   law
After a man secures a girl's
hand he sometimes finds she has
him under her thumb.
A busy man will buy an auto to
save time, and then spend half hie
time tinkering with it.
There is only a transposition
of two letters between the words
���'united" and "untied."    -
Ik these dayB of higher -kirts
we hear very few people clamouring for higher education.
It costs more than ten million
dollars a day to run the government of the United States,
~ Yes, and the committee that are
investigating the high cost of living are a part of that cost.
The only excess prophets now
clattering up the premises are those
who assure us that everything ie
going to tha dogs.
Toww "chickens" are just like
those on the farm. If you allow
them to run around much, they
get tough.
Christian Vallev
Dr. and Mrs. White of Penticton with their three boys have returned home.
Jack Cochrane is working with
the survey party at the end of the
Charlie Noren has secured a
position at the Revenge mine on
the West Fork.
The recent rains have put the
ground in fine condition for fall
There will be good sport for the
hunters this fall. -Bears are
troublesome all along from West-
bridge up. They are robbing Alec
Waddell'8 orchard.
August Lindgren and son Gnner,
were down to Westbridge the other
Joe Christian went to West-
bridge to .bring up the teacher.
Mr. Wilkinson, who taught last
year will again be in charge of the
school. It would be hard to find
a better one.
Kettle Valley Notes
The opening meeting of the Pall
session ofthe Rock Creek Women's
Branch of the TJ. P. of B. C, will
take place at the Co-Operative
Hall, on Sat., Sept. 9.at 2.30 p.m..
The roll call will be' a quotation
from Shakespeare and Mrs. Atkinson, of Rock Mountain, will give
recitations from the same author.
Tea will be served by Mrs. Atkinson and Miss Debney.
An event of considerable local
importance took place lately when
a District association of the United
Farmers was formed, including
the Midway, Bridesville, Rock
Creek (Men) and (Women's)
Locals. The following wereelpcted:
Vice-President, Mrs. A. D. McLennan, Rock Creek; Secretary,
Commander N. Lewis, Rock Creek;
Directors, Mr. Taylor, Bridesville;
Mrs. E. Richter, Rock Creek; Mr.
Bruce, Mid way;-A. D. McLennan*
Rock Creek. The name to be the
Greenwood Riding District Association, but where is the Greenwood
Boy Scouts
Troup meets on Friday at
7 p.m.
The Cubs will-meet this "week
at the usual place ' on Saturday
at 2-30 p.m.
Another PRICE Suggestion
Maple Nut Cake and Chocolate Layer
THIS unusual, economical Maple Nut Cake
will keep Fresh for several
days, and the Chocolate
Layer Cake, made in a little different way with Dr.
Price's Cream Baking Powder, is a family favorite too.
Try one or both of them
{All measurements for all
materials are level.)
ii cup shortening a
1 cup light brown lugai
2 egg��
J-_ cup milk
1J4 cups flour
- H teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons Dr. Price's
Baking Powder
1 cup chopped nuts���preferably
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Crearn shortening, add sugar slowly andyolks of eggs and milk'and
beat well; sift flour, salt and baking powder together and add
chopped nuts; fold in beaten
\vhites_ of eggs; add flavoring.
Bake in well greased loaf pan in
moderate oven 35 to 45t minutes.
Coyer top_ with maple icing and
sprinkle with chopped nuts while
still soft.
J�� teaspoon butter
3 tablespoons hot milk        -
Made from Cream of Tartar, derived
from grapes. Raises the dough perfectly, giving the food fine texture
and rich flavor.
v :
1$4 cups confectionerVsugar
H teaspoon Dr. Price's Baking
H teaspoon maple flavoring
Add butter to hot milk; add sugar
slowly to make paste of the right
consistency to spread; add flavoring, and baking powder and spread
on top and sides of cake.
}i cup shortening
1 cup sugar -    .
1 cup milk
1JX cups Sour
4 teaspoons Dr. Price's
Baking Powder
yi teaspoon salt"
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Cream shortening; add sugar gradually, beating well; add beaten
egg, one-half the milk and mix well;
add one-half the flour which has
been sifted with salt and baking
powder; add remainder of milk,
then remainder of flour and flavoring; beat after each addition.
Bake in greased layer cake tins in
moderate ovcn_ 15 to 20 minutes.
Put together with
3 cups confectioner's sugar        ���.
boiling water
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 ounces unsweetened chocolate
(2 squares)
. _ teaspoon grated orange peel
To sugar add boiling water very
slowly to make a smooth paste;
add vanilla, melted chocolate and
orange peel. Spread between
layers and on top of cake.
Send for FREE Cook Book-"Ta We and Kitchen* '-149 Notre Dame East, Winnipeg, Can.
"The Girl in the* Taxi"
An excellent cast of screen play-
ers will be seen in the latest Carter
DeHaven farce comedy prod action,
"The Girl in the Taxi," the feat-'
are attraction which will be shown
at the Greenwood Theatre on Sat.,
Sept. 9. In addition to Mr. and
Mrs.- .DeHaven the castrincludes
King Baggott, the hero of over 300"
screen plays; Grace Canard, the
serial queen; Otis Harlan, Tom Mc-
Guire, Margaret Campbell, Lincoln Plumer, Freya Sterling and
John Gough.
E. W. WIDDOWSOJN, Assayer-and
Chemist, Box biio8, Nelson, * B. C.
Charges:���Gold, Silver, Copper or Lead
$r.25 each. Gold-Silver $1.75. Gold-
Silver with Copper or Lead^fo.oo. Silver-Lead $2.00. Silver-Lead-Zinc $3.00,
Charges for other metals, etc., on application.
Send Your
GEO. ARMSON, Grand Forks,
The 20th Century Shoe Repairer
All work and material  guaranteed.    We
pay postage one way.    Terms Cash.
- Tailored Clothes
Men's Suits and Overcoats
Agent for Dodge, Chevrolet, Studebaker,
and Overland cars. Garage in connection.
d. Mcpherson
_ = I
We carry only the best stock procurable in ^-      fj
Beef, Veal, Pork,   Ham, Bacon, Lard, Etc. ft
A trial will convince you
Tbe Consolidated Mining & Smelting Co.
of Canada, Limited
Office, Smelting and Refining Department
Purchasers of Gold, Silver, Copper. Lead and Zinc Ores
Producers  oi   Gold,    Silver,   Copper,    Pig  Lead   and Zinc
To Holders of Five Year
5_ per cent Canada's
Victory Bonds
Issued in 1917 and Maturing 1st December, 1922.
THE MINISTER OF FINANCE offers to holders
of these bonds who desire to continue their
investment in Dominion of Canada securities the
priviiege of exchanging the maturing bonds for new
bonds bearing 5J per cent interest, payable half yearly,
of either ofthe following classes:���'
(a) Five year bonds, dated 1st November,
1922, to mature 1st November, 1927.
(b) Ten year bor.ch, dated lst7 November,
���    .        1922, to mature 1st November, 1932.
While the maturing bonds will carry interest to 1st
December, 1922, the new bonds will commence to earn
interest from 1st November, 1922. GIVING A BONUS
This offer is made to holders of the maturing bonds
and is not open to other investors. The bonds to be
issued under this proposal will be substantially of the
same character as those which are maturing, except
that the exemption from taxation does not apply to,the-
new issue,
Holders of the maturing bonds who wish to fiVftil
themselves of this conversion privilege should take
LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 30th, to a Branch of
any Chartered Bank in Canada and receive in exchange
an official receipt for the bonds surrendered, containing
an undertaking to deliver the corresponding bonds of
the new issue.
Holders of maturing fully registered bonds, interest
"'payable by cheque from Ottawa, will receive their
December 1 interest cheque as usual. Holder* ' of
coupon bonds will detach'and retain the test unmatured
coupon before surrendering the bond itself for conversion
The surrendered bonds will be forwarded by banks
to the Minister of Finance at Ottawa, where they will
be exchanged for bonds of the new issue, ,in ,fully
registered, or coupon registered or coupon bearer form-
carrying interest payable 1st May and 1st November
of each year of the duration of the loan, the first interest
payment accruing and payable 1st May, 1923. Bonds
of the new issue < will ' be sent to the banks for
delivery immediately after the receipt ofthe surrendered
The bonds of the maturing issue which are not
converted under this proposal will be paid off in cash cm
-tiie 1st December, 1922.
Minister of Finance,
Dated at Ottawa, 8th August, 1922. - - .       .
The  WINDSOR   HOTEL    is   heated   witL   steam
and electricity.     Fine sample rooms.     A  comfort- ,
able home for tourists   and'travellers.     Touch the
wire   if you   wane  rooms reserved.     The buffet is.
replete   with   cigars,   cigarettes, cooling beverages, -
\ "        buttermilk and ice-cream. .
$27.00 ROUND TRIP."-"
- "   .    ACCOUNT
Provincial   Exhibitiah
September 11 to 16   .
Tickets on Sale Daily, Sept. 9th to 15th
STATIONS       ;
Tickets and Sleeper Reservations front all Asrents and   Pursers
'    Kootenay Steamers . V"
District Passentrer Agent.. Nelson
_ To most people, the connecting or disconnecting of a telephone seems
a simple operation of installing or removing the instrument. As a matter
of fact, in every case it necessitates changes in the cables and wires overhead or underground. It also necessitates changes in,central offices wires,"
and switchboard connections; in subscribers' accounts and directory listings;
and frequently requires new "drop" lines from open wires or cables. The
problems of station movement are among the large problems of telephone
service. Because ofthe double operation of disconnecting and reconnecting,
the work involved is .often twice as great as in the case of new subscribers.
Fall aud Winter Suits and Overcoats samples (Just arrived.)
Nojv on view at ���* "-
7".   THOMAS
Tailor and Cleaner
-��   '
Greenwood -   .   " -.
\ Synopsis-of
LandAet Amendments
Minimum price of first-class la_(.
reduced to 55 an acre; second-class to
$2.50 an acre.        _ ���
Pre-emption now confined to surveyed lands only.
Records will be granted covering
only land suitable for agricultural
purposes and which is non-timber
Partnership pre-emptions abolished
but parties of not more than four may _
arrange - for adjacent -pre-emptions
with joint residences, but each making
necessary improvements on respective
Pre-emptors must occupy claims
for five years 'and must make.. improvements to value of $10 per acre,
including clearing and - cultivation of
at least 5 acres,--., before receiving
Crown Grant.
Where pre-emptor in occupation -not
less than 3 years, and^ has made pro- '
portionate improvements, he may because of ill-health, or. other cause, be
granted intermediate certificate of improvement and transfer his claim.
Records without permanent residence
may be issued, provided applicant
makes improvement to ' extent of $300
per annum and records same each
year. Failure to make improvements
or record same will operate as - forfeiture. Title cannot be obtained in
less than 5 years, and improvements of
$10.00 per acre, including 5 acres cleai-
ed and cultivated, and residence of at
least 2 years are required.
Pre-emptors holding Crown Grant
may record another pre-emption, if he
requires land in conjunction with his
farm, without actual occupation, provided statutory, improvements made'
and residence maintained on -.Crown
granted land. .
Unsuryeyed areas not exceeding 20
acres, may be leased as homesites.-title
to be obtained after fulfilling- residential and improvement conditions.
Forgrazing and industrial purposes
areas exceeding 640 acres may be
leased by one person or company. ^
Mill, factory or industrial sites on
timber land not exceeding 40 , acres
may be purchased; conditions include
payment-of stuinpage.
. Natural, hay meadows 'inaccessible
by existing roads may be purchased
conditional.upon construction of a road
to them, -Rebate of "one-half of coat of
road, not exceeding half' of purchase
price, is made.   "-- - -
The scope of this Act is enlarged to
include all persons joining and serving
with His Majesty's Forces. The time
in which the heirs or devisees of a de- '
ceased .pre-emptor may apply for title
under this act. is ^'extended from -one
year from the death of such person, as
formerly, until one year after the conclusion of the present war.- This privilege is made retroactive.     '    -,
^No fees relating to pre-emptions are
due or"payable by soldiers on pre-emptions recorded after June' 26, 1918,
Taxes are remitted for five years. ���'
Provisions for return of moneys accrued, due and been paid since August
4,1914, on account of payments, fees or
taxes on soldiers'pre-emptions.  -
Interest on agreements to purchase
town or city_Iots held by members of
Allied Forces, or dependents, acquired
direct or indirect, remitted -from enlistment to March 31st, 1920. __
Provision - made for insurance of
Crown Grants to sub-purchasers of
Crown Lands, acquiring..rights from
purchasers who failed to complete purchase, in vol ving-forf eiture,-oa- fulfill-���
ment of conditions of purchase, interest
_and taxes. Where sub-purchasers do*
Tiot claim whole of original parcel, purchase price due and taxes_ may be dis- .
tributed proportionately over whole
area. Applications must be made by
May 1,1920.
Grazing Act, 1919, for~ systematic development of livestock"  industry  pro-.
vides, for grazing districts and range*
administration    under   Commissioner.
Annual grazing permits issued based
on numbers ranged; priority for estab-_
lished owners. Stock owners may form
Associations for   range  management.
Free,   or partially   ftee,   permits, for
settlers, campers or travellers up-to ten
head. *~ :
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
Has produced Minerals valned as follows:   Placer Gold, $76,177,403; Lode
Gold, $105,557,977; Silver, 855,259,485; Lead $4S,33Q,575; Copper,- $166,393,488;
Zinc, $21,884,531; Coal and Coke, $225,409,505; Building Stone, Brick, Cement, .
$34,072,016; '   Miscellaneous   -Minerals,    $1,210,639;     making    its    Mineral
Production to the end of' 1921 show   ' '
An Aggregate Value of $734,259,619     y
Production for tne Year Ending December, 1921. $28,066,641
The Mining Laws. of this Province are more liberal, and ihe fees lower,
Shan those of any other Province in the Doarinion��_or any Colony in the British
Empire. \ ~ ,
,. Mineral locations are granted to discoverers for nominal fees.
Absolute Titles are obtained by developing snch properties, the seearity
of which is gnsranteed by Crown Grants* . _��� '
Fall information, together with Mining Beporfcs and Maps, may be obtained
gratis by addressing��� ' ~     '-_
v VICTORIA, Britisfi CoiamMa.


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