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The Oldest Mining Camp Newspaper in British Columbia
VOL. XXXIII   '
GREENWOOD; B.C., THURSDAY. JULY 29, 1926
NUMBER I
WE CARRY A  LARGE LINE OF
McLary's Blue Kitchen Ware
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Tea Sets, Cups aqd Saucers, fancy and plain
Trunks, Suitcases, handbags
Golf Clubs, Balls and Bags, Tennis Balls
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...Apricots
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,   - Arriving
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Order Now.      The Season is Always Short.
for/t|uaIity and value order from       -   \   ,       ( Phone 46
GREEINWOOD GROCERY
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Agents for;
Imperial Oili Limited
Premier Gas.      - ..
by the Barrel 31c.
TAYLOR & SON
���   Phone 17      ���    . - - "
COOL OFF
with one of those refreshing   ".*
Ice Cream Sundaes and Sodas
-AT-
GOODEVE'S DRUG STORE
Buy a Kodak for your vacation.
Film, Supplies, Etc.
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Ladies and Gents
Furnishings
Millinery
Ladies Dresses
MRS. ��LLEN TROUNSON
Real Estate & Insurance
��� Fire, Accident & Sickness, Life,
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Automobile. Bonds, Burglary, &c.
.Auctioneer
Houses for Rent or Sale
s Call at the Office of.
CHARLES KING
. GREENWOOD,"?B.C.      "
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We would like to call your attention to
the fact that our    "**���
REPAIR DEPARTMENT
is always in a position to give yoa the
best .there is in
Service and Workmanship   '
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If/you hav6 had difficulty in''getting-
your watch to keep time .bring- it to us
ancl we jvill make it right _.    &
We handle a good line of Glasses   _
A. A. WHITE
Watchmaker and Jeweler
F. J. White, Manager
"Frivilous Sal"
Tingling with the spirit that makes
the West; aglow with "the adventures
that make great men; thrilling'with the
kind of romance each heart yearns for
with -.
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Dugenc O'Brien, Mae Busch, Mildred
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Harris; Ben Alexander. Tom Santschi
\ '   'Also Caiheo Come'dy
"Hbt Sparks"
Greenwood Theatre
SATURDAY, JULY 31st
Commencing at 8.15-p.m.
Adults 50c. - Children 25c
We have
Reduced Our Prices, on all_
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Let us Quote you. on
farm Machinery
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_. Agents for the
JOHN DEERE Line of Farm arid Tillage Goods
BROWN'S' STORES
MIDWAY
JiiiWilWIWB'tfUi'StaXia
AND
ROCK CREEK
30x3 1-2 and 29x4.40
Tires and Tubes
We have a complete stock and. are well
able to take care of your wants
e
0. B. Smith Formerly
Of Phoenix is Dead
McMynri's Store
General Merchandise
�� . Midway, B.C.
wtr\*tvjrtnBixJbiimmnaBa
INDEPENDENT MEAT MARKET
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We carry only the best stock procurable in
Beef, Veal,.Dork, Mam, Bacon, Lard, Etc.
A TRIAL WILL CONVINCE YOU
MEYER eg CO.
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Better a dead Camp Fire than a Dead Forest
The Consolidated ^ Mining & Smelting Co.
of Canada. Limited
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Office,,Smelting- and Refining- Department '
TRAIL, BRITISH COLUMBIA
SMELTERS and REFINERS
Purchasers of Gold, Silver, Copper, Lead and Zinc Ores
Producers, of Gold, Silver, Copper, Pig Lead .and Zinc-
"TADANAC" BRAND -'
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The United Church of Canada
Rev. Andrew Walker, B.A.
Minister in charge, Greenwood'
.Sunday, Aug. 1st
Beaverdell 11 a.m.
Rock Creek 3:30 p.m.
Greenwood 7:30 p.m.
Dodd's Barber Shop
and Billiard Hall
, ^���
Cigars, Cigarettes, Tobacco,
i> > ���
Soft Drinks & Confectionery
Open 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
The place to .get
Free Air and Water
is at
BILL O'DONINELL'S
Rock Creek .
A new dentist is expected in
Greenwood in about ten day's
time.
The Ladies. Hospital Auxiliary
will hold a dance in the Masonic
Hall on Friday, August 27th.
Mrs. G. B. ��� Taylor is spending
this week the guest, of Mrs.\ Geo.
Inglis-at* the Bell mine, Beaverdell.
Miss Vera Walmsley returned
on Thursday morning last from a
visit.to Mr. and Mrs. T. E. Alty
in Trail.
. Mrs. S. A. Alty and- granddaughter, Gladys; of Trail, are
the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Wm.
Walmsley.
R. Lee and G. Boag returned
'on Thursday last from doing
assessment work on their claims
at Lightning Peak.
Mr. and Mrs.'R. Dodd and two
children .and Mr. and Mrs. Geo.
Clerf and son, spent a few hours
in Penticton on Sunday.
-J. .G. Brown, district resident
architect, was in town on Sunday
and expressed himself as well satisfied with the Public Building
here.' ��� ."
-. Miss Mabel Johnson, of the
Greenwood Restaurant, successfully underwent an operation for
appendicitis today- (Friday)Jn
the District Hospital and is doing
very nicely.
Dr. A. J. Dorman, dentist, left
on Sunday for Kimberley where
he has opened an office. The
Doctor made many friends during
his stay in Greenwood who regret
his departure.
;, The streak of light across-,-the
sky' on Tuesday" night "was the
Northern Lights according to a
local astrologist. The,"light" was
furthersouth'than usual and was
noticed' by many citizens.
Allan A. Morrison returned on
Friday from-a few days visit to
Spokane. "He' was accompanied
on the-return journey by Elmer
Swanson who caught, the train
here on Saturday for his home in
Princeton. '���
The committee of the Eastern
Star hospital fund are holding, a
_dance_at^Bin^s,^Christina_Laker
Aug. 4th, to raise- funds for the
hospital ward, ��� Grand Forks.
Tickets $1.00'-including supppr."
Everybody invited.
Mrs., Oliver -and daughter,
Eileen, of Trail, were, renewing
acquaintancis in town \ on Wednesday on'their way to Vancouver by motor where they will visit
for a couple.of weeks." They were
accompanied by Jack Oliver, jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hopkins
and daughter, Alice, spent Friday
���night in town the guests of Mrs.
Hopkins' parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Mark Christensen. They were
on thetr way home to Trail from a
motor trip to Yakima, Wash.,
where Miss Gwen Hopkins is a
nurse in training.
Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Purkis have
bought the McCurrach residence,
the deal being consumated by
Charles King, real estate agent, on
Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Purkis
were able to move into their tnew
home as their furniture had arrived this week via the Panama
canal from-England.
A. J. Morrison was down 'from
the" Wellington for a couple of
days this week and reported that
a new lead had been encountered
in this mine. Al was putting in
a sump in a drift made by J. D.
Morrison and W. Youngston,
former leasers, when he struck
some high grade ore which, has
a width of about 16 inches.
P. H. McCurrach arrived in
town on Tuesday and left on
Thursday morning with' Mrs.
McCurrach and three children,
by -motor via Spokane for their
home in Cranbrook.
Vancouver.���A resident of this
province for more than 30 years,
and a well-known mining engineer, Oren Barron Smith, mining
superintendent of the Granby
Consolidated Mining, Smelting &
Power Company Limited, for
many years, residing at 4675
University avenue, West Point
Grey, passed away at 7 a.m. on
Wednesday.
Born in Palmer; Mass, Jan. 26,
^3 874, Mr. Smith was'educated in
the Palmer High School and the
Wesleyan Academy, and later
at Williston Seminary at East
Hampton, Mass. In 1897 he
graduated from the Boston Technology" with the degree of Bachelor
of Science. Two years later he
joined the Granby C. M.,'S. &
���P. "Co. Ltd., and "became their
superintendent of mines at Phoenix in 1904. Four years later he
was promoted as the company's
superintendent of all mines,- and
in the same year acted as assistant to the United States deputy
mineral surveyor at Spokane.
His death will be keenly felt by
his many friends and members of
the profession. Besides his wife,
the deceased is survived by two
daughters. At the "time of his
death Mr. Smith was engineer in
charge ofthe Gleaner Consolidated
Mining Company 'at Atlin, and
was.preparing to install additional
machinery at the mine. Interment will be in tlie -family plot,
Ocean View Cemetery on Friday.
Midway News
The Farm Women will give a
dance on Labor Day. Notices
later.
- The W-. I; will
day, Aug. 7th.
take notice.
meet on- Satur-
Members pjease
Mrs. H. Pannell and children
expect ,to leave for Vancouver on
Sunday morning.
Born���At. Vancouver on July
16th, to Mr. and Mrs. Ewart
McMynn, a daughter.
The many friends of Mrs. J.
Richter will be glad to know that
she is much improved in health.
Henry Strauss has been confined to his home suffering_from
shock following-a fall from a load
of ties.
Siiver Miners Get
"Dolled Up" for. Film
There was much tittering from
the onlookers as several hundred
miners in the silver mines of
Idaho's Coeur d'Alenes appeared
at work some time ago "all dolled
up" in grease paint, rouged ' lips
and penciled eyebrows. But it
meant real money to them because they were to work for the
movies in the filming of "Frivolous Sal." And so they went
grimly before the cameras, wielding pick, shovel and electric drill
regardless of the jibes hurled at
them by friends on the sidelines.
The scene provides an interesting
sidelight as to how silver is mined,
as'well as a step to the climax of
this thrilling picture of early mining camp life. Eugene O'Brien,
Mae Busch, Tom Santschi.
Mi'tchell Lewis, Mildred Harris
and others for the cast. The picture will be at the. Greenwood
Theatre on Saturday, July 31st.
Grote Stirling Again Chosen
Grote Stirling, of Kelowna, was
the unanimous choice of the Yale
Conservatives to contest, the riding in approaching election at a
convention of 186 delegates held'
in Penticton on Monday night. -
Rumors of another candidate con-'' .
testing ��� the nomination , did not   ���
materialize   and   Mr.   Stirling's.     _.
name proposed by0 Dr. O. Morris    ���
of Vernon and A.  S. Black of    ��� .
Princeton,   was   the   only one. " '
brought  before -the convention.
Mr. Stirling was warmly greeted
by the large gathering and in a
brief speech expressed confidence
in a Conservative victory through- -^ .���
out the country: ' ���o
Beaverdell Briefs
Col. C. S. Baker left on Monday for Nelson where he hopes to ."
establish an assay office.
Mr. and Mrs. E. C. Lutner returned ,on Sunday from a week's.
trip to Spokane and ^ other points.
- Miss Elsa Olson, of Greenwood,
has returned to her home after a   -
ten"'day visit with   Mrs.   Ted
Clarke.
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��� Miss Esther Nordman has' ar-   ,
rived from Nelson   and   is th'e'
guest of her sister,  Mrs. C.  H.'
Clegg^ Sally mine.    '
Master Tommy Holmes,. of -. .
Trail, a former resident here,- is- :
spending his holidays as the guest
of Trapper Smith. '��� X-
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Alex'McPheeis working on the\'-' A ...
Bounty claim, recently given up by. ��� -.: - -^'
the  Federal   Company,   and isVv'wf
shipping some very fine ore'this"-'-;"''';'
week. ...-.���/'?-'
. The,.many friends,-of Mr. ^nd^'Xjl
Mrs. Pat Crane were glad'to see ^.V.-^..
them back in the. camp over the^}S?&
week-end,  after   an .absence '* of;w'i;'��t
almost a year.   . 'f.,4^%;
Mr. and Mrs. Barrett Claytoniwiitf
motored up. from Seattle lastV^i'-yin
week and are spending some time'f^T
visiting the former's- father,k.?-:$\
Walter Clayton. " -'" X""
Miss Ethel Sheffield'is the"''W
guest of Mrs. J. Drum, Bell^mine,', -' *
for a few days, while enroute to\.-W
her home in Toronto'after several Wv_-
w_e_eks_visit.at-the-coast.-������--W-V-^
Mr. and Mrs. Harrow and^
three children arrived last week",
from Scotland and' have taken up ������'
residence in town. Mrs. Harrow"'
is a daughter of David Smith, ���
well-known, oldtimer in the 'dis-^
trict. '     . ���   ,\
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Also carry
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Gas, Oil; Tires, Patches, Vulcanizers, &c t00k  a
Mr. and Mrs. H. W. R. Moore
and daughter, Nancy, motored to
Penticton on Monday morning,
returning Tuesday afternoon.
Arthur Graham and son Wesley,
the, Misses Sylvia and Iris Ash-
well, - Clarence Ashwell and
Clarence Bradshaw returned to
their homes in ''Chilliwack on
Saturday after a few days visit
with Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Clerf.
At a meeting of the Ladies
Hospital Auxiliary on Wednesday
evening Mrs. P. H. McCurrach
was presented,' on the eve of her
departure for Cranbrook, with
two pyrex dishes as a token of
high' esteem in which she is held
new home in Cranbrook.    The ���.0���   ��� w	
McCurrach'family will be greatly, by the members and other ladies
in  Greenwood," as they in Greenwood.   Mrs. McCurrach
very active part in the
social, athletic and church life of
the town. Their many friends
wish them much happiness and
prosperity in their new place of
residence.
was the president of the Auxiliary and carri&d on her duties in
a very efficient manner. Miss L.
Bawtinheimer made the presenta-
. tion and was fittingly replied to
[by Mrs. McCurrach.
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A.  W. Lutner and "family^of^
Vernon, .have-been the guests of"
Mrs. A. Lutner, at the Beaver-
���dell Hotel, for the past ten days'"
and have left for a visit to Kettle
Falls, Wn., .before returning to-'-
their home.
Mr. and Mrs. C'Crossley left -
on Monday for their home in^
Nelson.   Mr. Crossley has been '
here for the past two weeks over- -
seeing' the ^work of installing the"
new engine and compressor at the'
Revenge mine.
Mr. and Mrs.- Reid Johnston
left on Tuesday morning for
Coalmont, to which station 'Mr. '
Johnston has been transferred.
Reid was a very popular agent
here and J his many friends are"
sorry to see him leave.
The Chrysler Syndicate, now
working the old Revenge property,
have put, on _several men this
week, and with the new plant
working smoothly, hope to be-
shipping ore shortly. The showing is very encouraging.
JR. L. Clothier is on a business
trip to the coast and expects-to
be gone about ten days. During
his absence J. D. Morrison is in
charge of the Beaver, which is
looking better" all the time, some
fine new ore being recently un- '���
covered.
. Tommy Crowe and Carl Carlson
had a collision on the "hill" on
Sunday, just above the Sally cook
house,, which crippled both Fords -
badly but did not hurt the occu--J
pants.   Brush growing high on-
either side of the road prevented
them from seeing each other.
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Mount  Fryatt  Conquered'
One of the   Highest Peaks  in Athabasca .River Section Has. Been
Scaled - ' .
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Mount   Fryatt,   one   of the.highest
and most formidable peaks. In the
Athabasca River soction of the-Canadian   Rockies,   lias    been scaled by
Howard   "Palmer,   of   New   London.TGovernment   bureau   of statistics'at
Among the many exc.-llcnt features of that .splendid organization, (lie
Boj Scouts, Is tlio encouragement aud development ot hobbies It was recognized by the founder of tin- J3oy Scouts that boys of a curtain age invariably,
gunip together for their activities, whether in play or vork; that tho "gang"
flii'it prevails. And almost without exception Iheso boys individually havo
sove hobby which io rhcni is of absorbing interest and arouses their enlhu-
bi.i��ii), although to others it may appear quite unimportant, even futile.
it is part of Hie Boy Seoul programme to encourage boys to adopt some
hobby thai is 7eally worthwhile, one ihat appeal to them, and to then help
them lo develop a liobbj i'o a point where it will prove of real value, to them
and to tlicir fellow men. Thus thu Hoy Scouts offer badges lor efficiency on
ihe part ot ils members for an almosl inconceivable number of things.
Life is lull of instances ot men and women who havo developed their
���hubbies to a poini where they became Lhe real passion and, business of their
live.-., resulting in important discoveries and inventions ami bringing untold
hlessings to ihe world, a.s well as fame and often fortune to the hobbyist.-
George. Eastman, the Kodak inventor and manufacturer, was a bank clerk
and, ptcparing tor a holiday 1rip. he decided to take picture'; of places visit-
tc\ to send home to his widowed mother. In those clays, half a century ago,
amateur photographers wero few in nuinber because the paraphanalia icquir-
cd was bulky mid crude and thu work of picture taking, developing and printing difficult. Eastman thoughi il could be simplified and in his spare timc
in hib mothers kitchen made photography his hobby. Tho result is well
2u. own. '
Luther Gurbanu-'s hobb} was horticulture, and ho amazed tho world with
iiis achievements in the development ol new plants and flowers and in demon-
&t rating how they could be improved in size and beauty. Jack Minor, Thompson-Solon, and others have made the life and habits of birds their hobby,
-svith the result that mankind) litis learned how much we owe to the feathered folk, and how, without their help, deslmotive grubs, -worms aud insects
would soon play havoc with gaidetis, orchards ancl our food supplies. Another man. Johnston by name, within the past twelvo years has. as a hobby,
Stowu all kinds ol tiopical and sub-tropical trees and.'plants with thc result
that ho has proven that many tilings whicli ihe United States now imports
from foreign lands to the extent of hundreds of millions ol dollars can bo
i'alsed at homo.
-"Many a boy lias a mechanical turn of mind which soon finds expression
in some form of hobby and which, if rightly directed, encouraged and developed, may point to tho occupation in which lie; may And the greatest enjoyment and success in life
But apart from hobbies of lid.-, character, it is well ihat the business and
professional man and woman should have a hobby. Jt should be something
distinctly different from that of their everyday occupation. Thus the professional and office man will find health, recreation and downright pleasure in
-devoting his spare time to the development of some hobby thai takes him
out doors and calls for ihe uso. of his hands rather than the concentration of
iu's mental faculties.
There is, fortunately, a growing realization nf tlie value of hobbies, although;, thcy are not always cltissiiluil as such. Servicf clubs in all cities are
more and more turning their activities in Ihe direction of helpful, Juimani-
���iarian service. Tims ,\vo lincl. these Club members making a real hobby out
ol providing outings for orphaned, under-nourished and crippled children,
and finding^ as much pleasure in doing so as they provide for those littlo
unfortunates.
Hobbies thero are such as the collecting of stamps, coins, antiques, china,
pictures and other articles Loo numerous to mention.     These all hsivc Iheir i Explorer
value in freeing the mincL from too clojo ancl constant application to business
jufftiirs and worries, even though thcy may not result iu adding anything very
worthwhile to the lives of others ancl tho advancement of the world.
The main thing is to liave a hobby. Parents should encotuagc their children in this ""direction and carefully retrain from ridiculing whal may seem
rather silly and purposeless to them. Sympathetic study of a child.\s hobbies
reay give a valuable indication of ihc direction wliich such child's training
f lionld be given.   . __^ '
Conn., and Dr. J. W. Jlickson/of Montreal.
This mountain with precipitous
shale slopes on ono side, and great
glacier fields .on the other, had hitherto resisted all attempts to conquer it,
and in recent years it had been placed
in the category of those peaks-which
it was thought would never b��_cliuibed.
In. several ways the climbing _of
Fryatt is unique. It was accomplished under severe handicaps, the hardest oi which was caused by the pall
of smoke lrom forest fires to the soutli.
This smoke practically blanketed Hie
valley and slopes and reduced visibility. In spitt\of this fact, however,
the climb was accomplished Tn record
time.
Joint Soreness Subdued,
Swellings Quickly Reduced
Wonderful Results From Rubbing the
Sore Parts With
NERVILINE
"My testimony should convince any-,
one lhat 'Nerviline' is-a splendid prep-'
nration lo uso on swelled joints. Rheumatism Ml me badly crippled," writes
Amos P. Fleury, from Kingston. * "I
went to McKay's Drug Store nnd thcy
recommended Nerviline, which restored inc completely."
For Rheumatic pains. Lumbago,
Sciatica, you will get lasting satisfaction from a 35c bottle of Nerviline.
Sold everywhere.
Enjoy Life In Siberia
German       Army       Officers       Taken
Prisoners By Russians Refuse To
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Be Repatclated
More than two hundred former German army oflicers and. men, taken prisoners'by the Russians during tho war
ancl exiled to Siberia, like tlie frozen
wasces so well that they refuse to
come back.
This is revealed in a statement of
the German Government which denied
reports that tlie Soviet Republic was
detaining the Germans in Siberia
against thcir will.
Since ID23, tlie statement continues,
fhe government has offered each exile
free transpoi tation hack home. In
three years only fifty have taken advantage of the offer: while two hundred and sixtcon have become Russian
citizeus. ��� All have settled on farms
aucl. earning a good living.
Radio in Canada
Six Plants In Canada Engaged in the
Manufacture of Radio Equipment
Production in Canada of radio ap-,..
paratus including (sets, parts and batteries reached a total value of ��5,548,-
C59 in 1925, according to a recent
statement   issued   by   the   Canadian
Ottawa. Six plants in Canada were
engaged solely in the manufacture of
ladio sets 'or parts, nine other concerns made sets and parts In conjunction with the manufacture of other
electrical apparatus and 12 of the
manufacturers of batteries in Canada
reported, an output for radio purposes.
Statistics for 1923 show a substantial growth in thc radio industry during lhat year tind also reveal a tenaV
oncy toward the production of complete sets rather than the manufacture
of separaic parts. '. In 1925 the number of complete sots manufactured by-
these companies was -1S.498 and the
selling value, -f.o.b. works, was given
a.s $2,196,024. Production of vacuum
tubes amounted in value to $1,299,68-4
and was double that of ihe previous
year.
.Radio licenses wore issued by tho
department of marine aud fisheries
during tlio twelve months ending
March,' 1926, lo 13<J,-1S6 persons. Ontario led all provinces with a total of
60,110; Quebec was next with 21,141.-
Ilegis.rations in the othcriareas wero
as follows: Saskatchewan, 15,94-1;
Manitoba, 14,503; British Columbia,
4,491; Alberta, 7,152; Nova Scotia,
3,28S; New Brunswick, 2,612; Prince
Kdward Island, 202; .Yukon,. 23; ancl
tlio Northwest Territories, ��� 17.
Licensed broadcasting stations, not Including amateurs, numbered 55, distributed, as follows: Ontario, 24; British Columbia, 10; Saskatchewan, 7;
Alberia, 6; Quebec, 1: Manitoba, 2;
New Brunswick and Prince Edward
Island, 1 each. v
SOME SYMPTOMS"
OF THIN BLOOD
:< r    ^c^fly^tnil^leams the
shortest distance between two points
GERMS���6,000,000 germs on a single fly, says'a *
notedhealthofficer.ProtectyourfamilywithFlit.
Flit spray clears your home in a few minutes of
disease-bearing flies and mosquitoes.  It is clean, '
safe and easy to use.
Kills All Household Insects
Flit spray also destroys'-bed bugs, roaclies and ants. It searches
out the cracks ancl crevices where they hide and breed, and destroys insects and their eggs. Spiay Flit on your garments.
'Flit kills moths and their larvae which eat hqles. .Extensive
tests showed that Flit spray did not stain the most delicate"
fabrics. '   - ���*-    r
Flit is the result of exhaustive research by expert entomol-.
��gists and chemists.   It is harmless to mankind.   Flit has-,
replaced the old methods because it kills all the insects���arid
does it quickly. Get a Flit can and sprayer today.
STANDARD OIL CO. (NEW JERSEY)
Distributed in Canada by Fied J. Whitlow & Co., Toronto.
DESTROYS
Files 'Mosquitoes "Moths.
Ants   Bed Bugs  Roaches
"The yellow can with tltt
black band"
Will Be Presented With Medal
Find Missing Link
of
The   Dangerous  Speed
Forty-five  Miles  An   Hour   Most Dangerous   Motoring Speed   In
Doctor's Opinion
Forty-five miles an hour is Ihu most
dangerous speed Tor motorists, il was
scaled at an inquest in England by Dr.
Display Canadian Emblem
Kiwanis Club'in New Jersey to Place
Canadian Colors Alongside Stars
and Stripes
The. Canadian emblem in to be displayed beside the United States  flag
ac all meetings of the Kiwanis Glut)
ftric Gardner, who has boon keeping; at fiourli Orange, N..T.
tab on automobile accidents Tor years. J    The maple leal banner was present-
* When there i.s a cnU_h at flO miles,ed. to the club recently by George H,
Secures     Photographs
Strange Tribe in Philippine
Islands
Photographs of what their owner, J,
Wettero'old, staled were specimens of
a tribe of about 200 "missing links,"
which ho had discovered in a remote
district   ol   the   Philippine   Islands,
wore exhibited in Yicioria. li.C, when
Scottish Scientist To Be Honored By-
American Chemical Society '
, Sir James Irvine, principal of the
University oi Jit Andrew's, Scotland,
since 1921,'and a member of the advisory council, department of scientific and industrial research, has' arrived in Canada. The .object of his
visit to this continent is'to receive
the "Wlllard-Gibbs -gold modal from
the American Chemical Society.""The
last scientist ol note to whom this
medal was awarded was Madame
Curio.- Although Sir James was of
inestimable -value to the '-British CSov-
ernment during tlio. war on account
ol' his studies and discoveries jol-antl-
dotes for poison gas, the American
Chemical Society, is presenting hiin
witluits high token in recognition-ol'
his valuable 'researches ou,sugar���
principally dealing with   starch- and
Everybody Should be Able to Re
cognize'Them Because-Early
Treatment is Important ��� ,
Anaemia, or lack of blood, Is a
stealthy disease and is often ciuile-ad-
ranced before it is recognized. It
is much easier to correct in it's early
stages, but- if unchecked 'cau.ies Avealt-
ness, loss of weight, lack of vigor and
ambition.
Some symptoms of anaemia are loss
of   appetite,   indigestion,   headaches,
sleeplessness,'   shortness    of   breath
after  slight  exertion,, and   often   extreme nervousness,     if you have any
or all of lliese symptoms begin treatment now  with  Mr. Williams'  Pink
Pills, the tonic which will make the
blood rich and plentiful.   Every part
of. thc hotly will respond to this treatment as is shown by the case of Mrs.     ,, . .       _,. .,_,____.,
Isaac Bell, Sr., Porl Anson, Ont, wlio cellulmse.   Tlio presentation is to take
says:���"A few years ago I was a very [place in'Chicago, September 17.!
sicklv woman.     I was all.rim down
-v-    International Territory
North Pole in the Midst of-the-Arctla '
Sea and Not on ���ba"d
Tho North Pole Is international territory, and no nation could make an
individual claim to it, Roald Amundsen, the Norwegian explorer, said In
response to a question put by tha'
Aften Pesten, of Copenhagen,, He had
received the following jfrom the newspaper: , - -.
-"Was it Peary, Byrd or Amundsen,
who annexed the North Polo?
Amundsen replied:    '
"The-Norwegian  expedition proved,
the North Pole not lo be situated on ''
lan<r, but on a sea, and as the Arctic
Ocean has beeu proved .to 'be -inter- .
national,  no  individual  nation,. Norway, the United Stales nor any other,
could say it had -annexed the North ,
Pole." ''
aud my nerves badly shaiterotl. I
had taken doctor's medicine, bul"as I
got no help from it, I tried otlier medicines, but; with no belter results. One
day whilo reading a newspaper, T came
across an advertisement of Dr/ Williams' Pink  Pillg  describing .a .case
he arrived from Chile. Mr. Wct-
leroohl is said to be a Swiss scientist.
Wettcroold said he had secured the
pictures with great diiliculty, after remaining for' seven days among the
tribe of hill men. One of tlie photographs was of a woman who apparently had a tail-like continuation of the
spine.
Tho  tribesmen,  according  lo Wettcroold, refused to pose i'or pictures,
and those which he managed to talcoj j,r; Williams' Medicine Co., Brockville,
an hour,  the rider generally escapes
with   .i   few ' bruises,-'tlie doctor ex-
Becker, president of tho town council,
in  appreciation of  the courtesy ana
plained, his contention being that liiis! hospitality shown.him on his recent,
was due to tlie fact that Ihe person's'trip through Canada as a represouta-
botly" usually'was thrown with such | live, of the local club,
torcc'thal it "skipped" or hii. rhe J ii\ Canada, Mr. Becker said,'United
ground, rather a glancing blow and'States and Canadian flags wero dls-
ioiled more or less. '"���        played side by side at Kiwanis meet-
But if something happened when ings.
travelling at lf> or '0 miles tin hour,, The club sang "God Save tin' King,"
Dr. Gardner said, the victim generally j after the. presentation antl. the em-
was tossed in such a manner that hc.blem was received by Captain George
often landed ou his head, suffering Edmison, world war veteran, formerly of Brandon, Man., and now pastor
of   (he   Soutli   Orange   Presbyterian
serious injuries or death.
"Why do churches lake .up collections?"
"Need funds. I guess."
"NTot at all! They don't want to
make people good for Wilting."
Minard's Liniment for Burns
This
Question Of Naturalization
Matter  is to Come Before the
���^-Imperial-Conference���-���=���
very much like my own.    I d.ccided to
try lhem,_and by the time I had taken
two .boxes I could..feel the benefit I
was getting from them, so.l'cheerfully
continued the treatment aud was soon
a well woman in better health than ��� t�� ���_��� ,      , ������  _.   .
I had enjoyed for   some   years.     In dren of BnUsh subjects born abroad
view'ol what Dr. Williams'' Pink Pills during the war,'was mentioned iii.(lie
have Hone i'or .me I cheerfully recom-
The fact that Canada Avas the onlv
, - r
Dominion that had failed to reply to
a circular from the Dominions'- ollice
relating to the naluralization of chll-
mend their use-to all weak, run-down,
people"."'
Dr. Williams' Plhlc Pills arc sold
by all"druggists, or may be had,by
mail at T.O cents a box by writing The
As-ore   snapshots   secured   Avhile   the
subjects Avere unaAvare of'his actions".
A pleasant medicine for ^children is
Mot lier Craves' .Worm Exterminator,
and it Is excellent for driving worms
from tlie system.
Ont.     A freo booklet, "Building Up
1ho Blood," will be sent to any ad
dress on request. -, , <
Director of Fox Breeders
.Matthew Snow, oC Winnipeg, Avas
elected"Avestern director ofthe Canti-
diau Fox Breeders' Association in convention at Samiuerslde, P.E.I, P. J.
Clark, or SuiuniSrside,' was elected
president.
Stomach Upset?
Food or water may cause severe
"abdominal pains, ^but you can
relieve the agony at once with
Chamberlain's Colic de
Diarrhoea Remedy
BAKER'S OVENS���Write for catalogue and list of used ovens.
Hubbard Oven Company, 1100 Queen
West,. Toronto.
Germany's Emergence
Forcibly disarmed amongst neighbors big and. small still armed to the
teeth, thc German"race is becoming
potentially stronger than ever. HoaV
can they be kept for many years more
under any kind of foreign dictatorship pr tutelage? How can tliey be
denied their demand for civilized
equality in every respect? ' II cannot
be done.���J. L.^Garyin. in London Ob-"
server.
Corns cause much suffering, but Hoi
loway's Corn llcniover offers a speedy,'
sure ancl satisfactory relief.   '
More Wheat This Year
British IfQiise of Lords by Lord Des-
borough.        . \
Replyhfg to a " question he "Stated
that nationality having become a subject of imperial importaiice.'.lt would
be placed on the agenda of tho Imperial conference.      '   *
The visitors^fegistcr or the Los
Angeles Chamber $1 Commerce is a
book weighing 340 pounds and 'containing 4,000 pages.   -
THE NEW FRENCH REMEDY. No.1
���THERAPIONJi00!
io i for Bladder Citanh. Ho. a tor Blood ft
B_dnDi��u*��. No.SforChroiilaW��xkn��im
BoUJ br leadlnn CHEMIHS. or Mturai null  Iron
W.   N.   U.   1639
On Treasure Hunt
Major B. A. Logan, manager of the
mapping division of tlie Fall-child
Aerial Surveys, has left New York for
a treasure hunt iu Nova Scotia, which,
lie said, may net him'at least ?100,000
and perhaps $2,000,000. The treasure
was the cargo of a French pay ship
which fell into the hands of the English off Cape Breton. Island about the
j year 1700.
Indians of Noith America made mirrors out'lf mica.
Asthma!
Spread Minard's on brown paper
and apply "to the throat. Also
inhale.     Quick relief assured.
Predicted World's Output of Wheat
"Will Show An Increase
Prospective wheat production this
year in twelve countries, producing
G.5.!. per cent, of all Avheat ih tlio northern hemisphere last year, exclusive
of Russia and China, Is placed by Jat-.
est estimates at 1,897,000,000 bushels,
compared with 1,880,000,000 bushels
last year.
Production in European countries
is expected ,-to be smaller than last
year, but the decrease is more than
offset by prospective increases-in the
United States, the department of agriculture announced in making public
estimates from abroad.
Will Develop Oil" Lands
The Hudson's Bay Company his
issued^ a statement-announcing that an
arrangement had-been reached for the
exploration and 'development of the
company's oil rights in Canada. The
arrangement is with 13. W." Marland,
and a company will he organized to be
khoAvn^as the Hudson's Bay .Marland
Oil Company. Arrangements for a
complete geolglcal survey of the land
in question already are under way.   '
Relieves Asthma at Once.   . If you
could read The thousands of unsolicited letters received hy the_ makers
from grateful users you, too, would
realize the remarkable poAvers of Dr.
J. \D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy. - All '
cases, incipient and chronic, are benefited by this great family remetjy.
Why suffer or experiment Avith worthless preparations Avhen the genulno
'Kellogg's���"can���be-purchased-every--
where. - ,
Poor Boys'~Road to Fame l.   '���
Js the Country reaching a state"-" in
wliich'il-will- be necessary to put.lt
that any-poor boy can aspire..to high,
ollice provided he can first. become a
rich man?���Boston Transcript.     :
Miller's Worm Powders seldom fail.
Tliey" immediately attack Iho"worms'
and expel them from the system., They
are complete'in themselves,,not only
as'a-worm destroyer,.but as'a highly
leneflcial medicine for children, correcting .Aveak digestion and restoring
the debilitated. system- to - healthful-
ness, without Avhich-the growth of tne'
child will be retarded and Its constltu-'
tion weakened. -
AVhen a bachelor does And.'his ideal
woman it,may bc only to discover that
she is looking elsewhere for her ideal
man.-
A man never really knows the value
of a'dollar, bill until he is folloAved by,
a persistent collector.
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��� -      Canada Protects Railways'
The cufclom of. American manufacturers of automobiles, to drive new
cars across the Canadian border has
aroused the customs department at
Ottawa, tho officials of Avhjph maintain that this is a discrimination
against the railways that should be
slopped. They say it is not only unfair to the raihvays, but If alloAved
to continue Avould cause congestioa
in the highways at times.
Life is an uphill road if you happen
to be going in that direction.
Minard's Liniment for' Rheumatism
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When candy looks '(tempting it will sell readily.
When its tichness is enhanced by an Appleford wrap'
it .will be in-greatest"demand. *���*        \~     '
A Here are four kinds "o�� Appleford wraps:
- r   l.'f Twisting Tissue that resists tearing.
2. Softer tissue for caramels. Keeps its shape
when folded. ' ��
- ,  3.   Transparent wraps  that", reveal richness of
taffy and butter scotch.-.
4.   Wax coated liners
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British Poise
Scientific Research
��� \
Persistent   Application .of   Scientific
Methods to Greatly Benefit
��� ' the Country
Canada cannot^ expect to "make the
most of ies opportunities and its great
natural endowments unless il follOAVS
the example of ot'her countries  and
- pays more attention to scientific "research.     It is interesting, Iherefore,
to see certain signs of progress along
this line.     The members of the Can-,'
.���adian - Pulp   and" Paper   Association
have lately made an arrangement with
McGill 'University in Montreal lor cooperation iu celluloisc, research _worJc.
The association will, erect 'a- $350,000
. building'on land leased at a nominal
figure from McGill, and-"the association and" the department of industrial
and cellulose chemistry of tlie university will co-operate in laboratory. wprK,
including experimental processes  for
malting artificial silk.    The university
will study-the fundamental (problems
. and tlm 'association   will  .apply   the
knowledge thus gained to specific -Industrial conditions in Canada. -
- This is the sort of initiative and aggressive attack'on industrial problems
lhat   has   stimulated   production   in
other cbuiitiies.     Success in this particular line of research would greatly
increase  the aggregate'-value of our
forest products.        ���, **
It was'also announced a short time
ago  -by   Dr.. MacLeau, president ot
' Manitoba   University,  thai  important
progress had been 'made iu developing:
' a rusr-rc'sjisling wheat.    This is some
lliing in which the west is immensely
.-interested", since the rust has reduced
I the value of tlie wheat crop by many
"millions in-recent years.
Individual , industries, and* the
. country ah a whole . stand to gain
enormously from" tlie -persistent application of scientific i.. methods In
solving the problems .incident ��0 Canada's economic development.���Free
Press.
Observatories For Greenland
Temperament,     Stability    vand     True
\        Sportsmanship of the  British
j v  People
The-conduct, temper ami general behavior ol tlio l_riiis.li people during ihe
great strike have called forth merit-
led  words of .praise.     To no nation
I ,     j _
jwas the unmistakable rebuke to coni-
jmunisni more pleasing than to United
States, where tiie lortiign element is
-always threatening and where the real
temperament, stability and true sportsmanship ol the genuine Britisher is,
pei haps, feast understood.
The whole world is indebted to
Unglaml, tor a system of government
that woiks wherever it is applied, I'or
11 judicial system and1 code .of laws
which are yet unexcelled, for :i spirit
ol true sportsmanship ihat allows tlie
strongest adversary a'fair chance, and
now the Mother Laud has with poise
and dignity given such a rebuke lo
communism as to-win llie ailmli ation
i
ot tlie ,world.���Fanner's Advocate.
Cancer Research
Best of all Fly Killers���10c and
25c per packet at all Druggists,
Grocers and General Stores.
U,   S.   Weather   Bureau   to'Establish
. 'Stations to". Study^ Weather
Conditions- "" /
The United States'weather bureau is
co-operating with the University of
Afichigan iu a reconnaissance expedition to'locate sites for weather obser-
vatories on Greenland's inland , icecaps, it has" just been announced'by
Iho department of agriculture.   ���  ���   -
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Information to "be gained "at these
observatories-may throw'much light
on thc formation of the severe storms
which sweep the North'-Atlantic steamship lanes, it is statedi.
-The full text-of-the department's
statement follows:    -    .
"Greenland's., icy mountains, famed
in the centuiy-old hymn, are in reality
one immense flat ice-cap extending
two miles, above sea level and .spread
over'a base of rock surface i'or hundreds of miles. , Except 'for tho mar-
gin along the coast, which Is, rough
and broken like other Arctic ice formations,.-this _icc is, .so far as known,
so smooth that an aeroplane could
laud on vit almost, any where without
diiliculty. "-'������It lias'been represented' by
some thai the special contour of this
ice-cap causes.) the - cold winds that
form above it, to develop hurricane
velocities, and that they are influential
in carrying many of i Li esevere North
Atlauiic storms that take heavy' toll-
of life and shipping
Scientists feel, thar meteorological^
obseivalious should be taken at
jjolnts where these winds originate',
and such may ultimately _.c_ ut 6
value to vessels at sea. To osUiblisn
stations for making observations ant
Thought Green. Unlucky
Famous Irish Politician Had Violent
Dislike' For Emerald Hue
Parnell, the famous Irish politician,
had a deeply-rooted dislike of green.
He is K.aid to have held ir to be "the
color, of abandonment and misery,"
and suffered ago'nies if compelled to
speak in a hall draped with green.
One ol his intimate friends records
that he "olten speculaled'as to whether Ireland's long-continued bad -luck
had not come from" her^national color
being gieen,'and one of hi.s favorite
schemes was that under Home Rule
he would change the national color
to something .else." Sir Edward
Burne-Jones, the celebrated English
painter, also believed lhat gr6en was
an unlucky color,   j
iitary Guard For Bank.
Troops
of
The^ Tactful
He���"Do you want
eyed man?"
" She���"No, why?" '
He.���"Then lot mc
-bi el la:" -���-=f���	
Victim
to marry
n one-
carry your Urn-
On Duty At the',-.. Bank
England Every Night
The custom of having a military
guard at the Bank of England dates
back to the time'of "the Lord George
Gordon riots .when tlie bank was
.threatened by tlio mob, aud only re-
IIeveil\by the soldiers. ' Ever since
then a''guard'of one oflicer, two sergeants, two corporals, a, drumftieri and
2!) privates has been ou duty there
every night, coining off at six or seven
in the morning, according to the/season of tho year. By custom, the guard
be of groatl is-lhe guest of the bank, the oflicer-in
particular being given a rather ceremonial dinner, to wliich he'has the
Extend Area For Buffalo
Range   in   Northwest   Territories   Increased  By 6,500 Square  Miles
The great area ol natural buffalo
range partly in the Northwest Territories and partly in Alberta, known a.s
Wood Buffalo Park, has just been increased by ihe additioh to its southern portion of 6,500 sauare miles. The
park now extends 175 miles l'iom<jioi'th
to soutli and li50 miles from eAsl to
,wes1 at ils .widest poinl, with a total
aieii of 17,000 square miles. "x-'
This added area, it is stated, contains some of tlie best buffalo grazing lands in tho nortli. A number of
animals irom the 1,63-1 shipped- north
in the summer of 192:1 from Buffalo
Nalional Park at. Wainwright spent a
portion of lasi winter in this locality,
returning north to ihe-main herd in
the spring. These animals wero not
molesled while outside the park
boundaries, but as the supervision of
the wardens is niore complete when
within established limits it was
thought adviseablo to extend tlie park
to take in this ominentl\~&uilable territory.
.Provision has beeu made in the park
regulations to permit Treaty Indians,
who hunted other game in lhat area
iu the past, a continuation of that
privilege, and to allow those half-
breeds and whites, wlio have in' Tlie
past hunted and trapped in the iccent-
ly added portion to conlimfc as heretofore under perml}- from the park
superintendent. The. molesting of
tlie butfalo in any way is of course-not
permitted. ���
British     Empire    Cancer    Campaign
Publishes Annual  Report -
Thu annual report of the British
empire cancer campaign gives Hie results ol the investigation* by the
workers at the Cancer Hospital into
the causation" ol canon'.
It was found lhat cancer producing
tars and parafline were largely those
which had been healed in manufacture
to a very high teniperatuie. Somethings occurs at these high tonipera-
tuies which effect a change in the imbalances subjected tu them and endow
lliem with a mysterious cancer-producing power. -    ,.
So far, no light lias! been thrown on
tho nature of this change. Tliere
seems to be very little in the idea that
tar produces cancer "because of or hy
means oi the arsenic contained in it.
Tlie workers at tlie Cancer Hospital
believe thai they have,disposed of the
idea that The presence ot one cancer
protects against the growth of others.
They have not so far boon able to find
any support for thc virus theory of
cancer causation as'-propounded lasi
year by Dr. Gye.
Dr. Lumsden's researches at the
Lister Institute are declared 'to be of
���the most promising character. lie
has obtained an anti-serum which
causes cancers iu rats to disappear,
bul, he has found it impossible to
make any application of i^as- yet to
liuiiuin needs.       '
An interesting, communication in the
leport comes- from Professor It. T.
Leiper, who by a series of careful
studies disposed of the theory of "cancer houses." lie acquits the cockroach as a carrier of the agents of human cancer.
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appetite keen aiid
digestion go
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v   Pne reason the majority of women
do not take any stock in the wisdom
ot Solomon 1s because they have heard
.that he had 700 'wives.
for investigating otlier weatlwuvimeno
mena characteristic .of Greenland, rhe I
University' ot>Michigan has  sent  an J
expedition which-left Syckioy, N.S., thej
last week in June,- and will set up .a
base al Ilolstesborg, Gieenland.
.��� Another problem,to be studied hy
���flic Expedition ia that of dealing witn
icebergs near their birthplace on [tit-
borders of Greenland's ice-cap.     It is
thought that it .may   be   possible   to
break lliem up with explosives much
as ice dams are broken, before thcy
drift down.'to endanger  shipping in
lrand-Ailanti(:7Sleani.ship-lanesWTii!_r
summer's expedition is chiefly for ra-
connaissance in. preparation   for   liiu
major explorations and studios to be
made in 1027.
privilege of inviting hvo friends.
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Crime In Britain
About  150 ^Murders Committed Ever/
X-Year  In   England and   Wales
. The number of murders committed
Triumph For Telephone
Returns From 'Albeita 'Provincial
Elections Handled By Phone
Por the first time 'in Canadian, election history, rill tlie results o'f lh>"recent provincial election in Alberta
weie handled by telephone, instead of
by telegraph. - This result, was * a
triumph for the Alberta Government
telephone department.. In loss than
three hours after the close of the polls
the results in all of the 2,450 polls in
the province, including the north coun-
.        . .,    ,     ,      . ,��� ,     ,   "jfry, were known, with llie exception of
every year in England and Wales has1
" While a pretty
care to" .be brainy,
alwavs wants to be
woman may not
a brainy woman-
pretl y.
RTH OF BABY
.. Ottawa "Woman Made Strong by
Taking Lydia ��. Pinkham's'
VegetableXompound.    .
Ottawa, Ontario.���"I was terribly
run-down after tlie birth of my third
buby. I bad awful bearing-down pains,
and was afraid I had serious trouble. .
I was'tired all the time andjiad no
appetite.   My sister-in-law is-taking
Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound and cannot praise it too highly
and asked me to try it.   I have had
splendid results and feel fine all the
time now.   Any one who needs' a
thorough   pick-me-up   soon   learns
from me what to take.'*���MrsJlENK
Paquin, H20Cumberland Street; Ot-,
tawa, Ontario..   - ' ^ -
"Terrible Backache
Hamilton, Ont.���"After my baby -
wasThorn I had terrible backache and
headaches. I could not do my work and'
felt tired from the first minute I got
up. But worst of all were the pains ,
in my sides when I moved about. I
. had to sit or lie dawn for a while af- -
terwards. I could keep my house in
order, but many things had to go undone at the time, because of my ailments. . I was told-by a neighbor to
take Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable
'Compound, as she said it would build
me up. I was relieved before I had
taken the first we bought and have
not had any trouble like it since."���
Mrs. T. Markl'e, 115 Ferguson -Avenue Soutb, Hamilton, Ontario,    c __
Anti-Strike  Technicians
In
remained almost consstant at- 150 for
the last fifty ycars-f and In 1923 and
1924 'the figure waa exactly, correct,
accoiding to tlie crime statistics for
1924. which lias just been publishod.
One-third of the total are murders of
infants aged one ""year and undei.
Onlj\ forty-two people were tried, for
murder in 1924, lourteeu being scu-
fenced io death and ten executed.
Eleven were acquitted, fourteen wore
found guilty but' insane, ami* three
found insane ou arraignment.  ''
a few from the most isolated polls," the
first choices or elected candidates had
been tabulated in every constituency.
Nearly 300 people in as many telephone exchanges in (lie provinces were
engaged in the<-work of collecting the
'fcltirns:���Oue"" hundretlWiTd-eigfity-
live thousand miles of mral and long
distance wire carried tlu* news, covering the piovince with p. vast network
oC telephone communication
tolephoue compiling
placed in the daily newspaper offices
Gentleman'    From    'Indiana     Thinks
Edmonton   District   Finest'in
,   America
���John J. Judy, formerly' of Judyvlllc,
Indiana, owner of lhe famous-/'Dan
Patch" and "Judy Patch," pacers, head
,     ,_
of a chain of 23 general stores, bank
president and newspaper publisher,
but now a citizen of Edmonton, living
at 7420 306tli Street, believes no otlier
place is as.good as the province of Alberta, according to the Fldinouton
Journal.
In 1907 ho traded a Dan Patch colt
for a halt section of farm lands near
Wetaskiwiu, Alberta. A little later
lie traded Judy Patch for a second
half section, both unseen. -It was not
till 3S2-I that he came to the "Edmonton district to look over his land.
"I came, I saw ancl J was conquered," said 3Ir. Judy, "I farmed it two
years and then sold il. Now I'm an
Edmonton citizen and I'm here because 1 ihiuk.this disliict isthe finest
on the North American continent, bar
none."
"When r came west two years ago
it was niy Glsl trip," he said. "Now
I'm here for'kecps."
Mr. Judy has succeeded in giowing
outdoors "hy Edmonton some, of tho
finest varieties of strawberries ever
seen iu the city. . 	
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Baldwin Deluged With Pipes
Tobacco pipes, new" and old, cheap
and expensive, 'ot every conceivable
design and variety, -have been showered upon Stanley Baldwin, the prima
minister, in such numbers ihat it has
become a problem at No. 10 Downing
Street as to whaMs to "be done witr
them.
SAVE THE CHILDREN.
In Summer When Childhood Ail-'
. ments Are Most Dangerous  '
Mothers who. keep a box ot Baby's
Own Tablets in the   house   may   feel
that the lives of their little ones an-""
reasonably sate diiring;lhe hot weath-'
er.     Stomach   troubles,   cholera. Infantum and diarrhoea carry off thousands of little ones every summer, in
most cases becauso the mother does
not have a safe medicine at hand to
give'Promptly.     Baby's Own Tablets '
relieve these troubles, or if given occasionally to the well child they wilt
prevent their coming on.     Tho Tabids arc guaranteed by a government
analyst to  be    absolutely    harmless
even to the new-born babe.    They aro
especially good in* summer   because
they regulate the bowels and keep tho
stomach sweet and -pure.    -They ar��
tsold by medicine dealers or by malt
at 25 cents a box from The Dr. "\yjlr_
liams'-iMedicimv-Co���BrockvllleTDnW
Motor Car Must Be.Reckoned'With
Transportation Strikes,
'.Gasoline is establishing itself as an
autl-'strike weapon' to -.be - reckoned
with!    During the first day of t he subway strike it is estimated    tliat ^"between tn<),000 'and 200,000 private automobiles, noi-normally,'employed foi
city travel, wero jnobllized to carry a
eonsideruble'part'ot tlie public lo and
from its worlc.    A community's transportation is,1110 "most exposed sector
on its economic front.  , it Is only in
connection " with    transit or railroad
strikes-tliat aggressive labor speaks
of paralyzing the communal'llfe.    Yet
complete paralysis has been made difficultly the advent of the* automobile.
Business and social life,cau be crippled, and in.the case'of a prolonged
strike may '^conceivably be paralyzed.
But a transportation strike cannot, in
the nature pC-thingsJic prolonged.. It
must-be quickly "won oi^lost.     The
speedy" victory has "been made .much'
more doubtful by means now at the
disposal of a community to carry on
somehow.     The lola of the automobile in combat ing-1 transportation paralysis, threatened  or attempted; has
been demonstrated in flreat Britain.���'
New York Times..-
in Rdmqnton, Calgary and Lethbridge,
five at Edmontop handling 2C ridings,
four at Calgary,handling 16 ridings and
two a I "Lethbridge handliug. six ridings. N Thc returns 'were, handed io
i tho newspapers as soon as received,
The   priend   of   All   Sufferers.���Dr.
Thomas' Eclectiic 'Oil  is a valuable
remedy, to all those who suffer pain.
. , j It holdrf oui hope to everyone and real-
bpcciuJ | jzeg (t by stjning Suff ei lug p\;er> where.
operators   wereJjf js a liniment that lias the blessing
of half a continent..    It is on  sale
everywhere and can be found wherever
enouircd for.
Using Less American Coal
Thc ' United .Suites departmeni ot
commerce, 'through" the bureau of
foreign and -��� domestic commissioners,
in a circular on tlie trade situation in
Cauada~ declares the market in Canada for Americau anthracite coal  i.s,wiies
_,    ,��� ���  , -. i m '    .i    .��.. 'lire woik of compiling all returns was
Steadily decreasing and-the only pos-j       y , .
...        i   , . ���_ ������,,    . ..handled by the telephone department.
sible way fo arrest the movement isj
advertising and educational campaign.
It says importers of Welsh coal have
tried these methodi;"successfully.
land 'conveyed   over Canadian Press
In five constituencies the en-
The only kind of fruit   Noah
in the ark was preserved pairs.
Minard's Liniment for Sore Feet
A Modern Cinderella
had i
W.   N. - U.   1639
Minister: VSandy, Sandy! Playing
the pipes on the Sawbath Day! Mon,
I wonder at je���dae ye no' ken the
Ten Commandments?"
Shindy: "No, I dhnja ken- them; but
just whustle the tune an' I'll have a
shot at tlieni."
You have to have a pull to gel along
In this world. Ask any fellow who
has ttled to malce the varsity crew.
B
Jt
Lasted About a Year.
Healed by Cuticura.
"My scalp"started to get red and
itchy and had'a burning feeling.
Later eczema broke out in the form
of a rash and spread to niy face and
body. It was itchy all the time, and
rnjfc woolen clothing made it worse.
My face was- disfigured, and my
hair fell" out and got dry. The
trouble lasted about a year.
"I began using Cuticura Soap
and Ointment and after using one
cake of Cuticura Soap and one box
of Cuticura Ointment I was healed."
(Signed) Miss Alice Bickell, R. R.
5, Woodville, Ont.   *
Daily use of Cuticura Soap, Ointment and Talcum helps to prevent
skin troubles.
Sample Etch Frte br SUll AdJrc3a Cattxdiin
Depot: 'BtcBkoaw, ltd, HontmL" Price, Soap
2Se. Ointment 25 and He. Talcum 2Sc
Cuticura Sharing Stick 25c
Little Helps For This Week
Woodrow Wilson Portrait
A portrait of the late President
Woodrow -Wilson, auctioned off with
those of other statesmen painted at
the Paris peace contcrence by Sir William Orplieu, of the Royal'Academy,'
London, has brought $ 13,000.- the highest, figure bid at tho sale.
London Saleslady is Society Debutante
_    At Royal Court \
A Cinderella in real life has been
found'by London society.
Miss Dorothy. Knaggs, daughter of
Lady Knaggs., wit's presented as a society debutante at tlie most- recent
brilliant Royal Court at Buckingham
Palace. She was sponsoiedi by Lady
Cadhain, her aunt and wife of the
chairman of tlie Great Anglo-Persian
Oil Company.
It has uow been discovered that at
S o'clock on th'e morning after iho
court, Miss Dorothy Knaggs.'saleslady,-
presented herself for duty at. a ,blg
department store. None of her fellow workers know anything about tne
presentation.
And ihou shalt be secure, because
thero is hope.���Job Is., IS.
Anil, as in sparkling majesty a, star
Gilds   the   bright   summit qf some
gloomy cloud,    '
Briglit'ning   tlio   half-veiled   face   ot
heaven afar;
So when dark thoughts my boding
spirit shroud,
Sweet Hope! celestial influence round
mo shed, '~>
Waving   thy   silver   pinions o'er my
head. '
���John Koals.
Hope   Is   llie   cordial of the human
heart.
���Robert Burn*
Hope neverJmrl anyone, never yet
interfered with duty; nay, always
strengthens to thc performance ot
duty, gives courage, and clears the
judgment. Saint Paul says, "AVe are
saved by hope."
��� George MacDonald
Fresh Supplies in Demand.���Where-
ever Dr. Thomas' Kcloctric Oil has
been introduced increased .supplies
have been ordered, showing that
wherever It goes this excellent OH
impresses Its power on the people. No
matter in what latitude it may bo found
its potency Is never impaired. It is
put tip in most portable shape in bottles and can bo carried Without fear ot
breakage.
i       As Much As He Knew
After the household has been com-
pletely disorganized for three weckh.
the society reporter refers to is as a
"quiet home wedding."���Detroit News.
si
FOR DIARRHOEA
DYSENTERY
AND ALL
SUMMER COKIPUINTS
l
"Jameson certainly had a big bump
on his head, when he came to the ollice
yesterday."
"Ah, he told me that the girl lie
married was a brick.
' Sweet Young Tiling: ���'"Why are you
running ihat steam rolling thing over
that field?"
Fanner: "I'm going lo raise mashed
potatoes this year."
n
'The London
pliant.
Zoo harf a white ele-
It isn't distance that lends enchantment to spring.  , "
Village Curate.���They tell me you
liave a model husband, Mrs. Briggi.
Mrs. Briggs.���Yes,' but he ain't a
workln' model.
The magul, a Mexican tree, supplies
from ,its bark' a thread three times as
strong as ordinary cotton."
��____         ,
/Minard's Liniment for all pains
Gives Instantaneous Relief
It has been a household remedy foi
over 80 years. You can always relw
on it in time of need. <
Manufactured only by The t-
Milbuni Co., Limited, Toronto, Out.
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THE -LEDGE,   GREENWOOD,   BRITISH  COLUMBIA.
THE   LEDGE
G. W. A. SMITH
r'
Ed'itor
Is $2.00 a year strictly in advance,
or 52.50 when not paid for three
months or more have passed. To
���Treat 'Britian and the United States
$2JiO, always in advance.
ADVERTISING  RATES
Delinquent  Co-Owner  Notices. .$25.00
Coal and  Oil Notiees     7.00
Estray Notices.... _, 3.00
Cards  of  Thanks '..    1.00
Certinente   of  Improvement.... 12.50
(When   more   than   one   claim
appears in notice, $5.00-for each
additional   claim).
All    other    legal    advertising, 15
cents  a  line  first  insertion, and 10
cents a line for each subsequent insertion, nonpariel measurement.
Transcient  display   advertising  50
cents an inch' each insertion.
Business locals 121/4c.,a line each
insertion.
.!l   T
ilerean
dTh
ere
Tremendously rapid development
of forest and water power resources
of the Province of Quebec is indicated in the forecast of revenue
totalling 86,000,000 from these
sources for the current year. Last
year the same resources produced a
revenue of nearly $4,500,000.
Sixty men from the training camps
in Brandon and Claydon', England,
liave been accepted by the Canadian
Government and sailed on the "Empress of France" at the end of June.
They proceeded to Winnipeg after
landing at Quebec and will be placed
on specially selected farms.
Open Beaver Trapping
South C.P.R. Blain Line
Saskatchewan exported last year
77.4 per cent, of its total production
of creamery .butter, according to a
statement made by the Provincial
Dairy Commissioner. The increase
in production in 1925 over that of
1920 had amounted to 126.8 per
cent., the output last year totalling
15,946,233 pounds.
��3>-"
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The Government of the
Province of British Columbia
Liquor-Control Plebiscites
Act
Regulations, fixing the open
seasons* on game in British Columbia for the coming season, and
involving important changes in
the province's fur protection
policy, were announced last week.
While the open seasons for most
game animals follow closely those
of last year, the Game Board,
which prepared the new regulations, is embarking on far reaching changes in trapping rules.
All- fall trapping of water animals is prohibited, while on the
other hand, the big area south of
the .main line of the .Canadian
Pacific Railway is open for the
first time in hve years to spring
trapping of beaver and muskrat.
To restore these animals there, a
five year close season on trapping
has been in effect, and it has been
remarkably successful. As a result, the Game Board " believed
trapping can be allowed again
without fear of depleting the fur-
bearers seriously.
Explaining 7 the decision to
abolish fall trapping of water animals, M. B.Jackson, K.C., chair-
mail of the Game Conservation
Board, says that' this step is being taken both in the interests of
conservation and of. the trappers
themselves. "Fur taken in the
spring, he pointed.out, .-have a
value far greater than those taken
v in the autumn.
A summary of the open seasons
in this section (Eastern district)
is as follows: [yy
Mountain sheep, south of the
C.P.R. main  line, Sept.  15, to
Dec. 15. ; ;
Bear, (except white or Kermo-
die bear), throughout the Eastern
district, Sept; 15th,' to. June 30,
1927.     Provided  that  no  bear
shall be trapped: '     ���_ _   __^
-^���^Deer^XMuleTT^Kit^tair^anaT
Coast), bucks only, throughout
the northern and eastern districts
(except white-tailed deer in North
and South Okanagan and Similkameen electoral district and in"
the ��� Grand Forks-Greenwood
electoral' district, west of the
summit' of the Midway,mount-
ains); Sse^)t. 15 to December-15.
:;InWhe' northern ; and eastern
districts, all fur-bearing animals
(except beaver and muskrats)
.vNov. 15 to April 30, 1927.
.V In the northern and eastern
districts, muskrats and ��� beaver,-
March 15; 1927,'to April 30, 1927.
Ducks (except Wood and Eider
ducks), Wilson snipe, coots,
greater and lesser yellowlegs,
geese and brant, Sept. 15 to Dec.
31.
- Blue Grouse only���In the east-
em district, in that portion thereof knowrf as the Grand Forks-
Greenwood electoral district and
that portion of the Similkameen
Electoral district situate.and lying
to the east of Allison creek, the
South Similkameen river and the
Pasayton river, Oct. 1 to Oct. ,15.
Quail and European partridge���
'In Electoral District of Similkameen. Oct. 15 to Nov. 15.
All dates are inclusive.,     -,*
Warning
Close on . one hundred pilgrims
from , St. Paul and Minneapolis,
passed through Montreal recently on
their way ��� to .the famous shrine of
Ste. Anne de Beaupre, near Quebec.
They, were the advance guard of tho
great army of pilgrims that visit the
shrine every year. While stopping
off in Montreal they visited the St.
Joseph Oratory in that city, also
well-known as a shrine.
Hundreds of students and co-eds
from Canadian and American universities have been passing through
Montreal recently to board ships for
Europe in connection with th'e Overseas Collegiate Tours that ' have
grown increasingly popular of' late
years., Many of these collegians
travel by Canadian Pacific boats,-the
"Empress of France" on a recent
trip carrying over 250 of them. 7
Clad in gorgeous scarlet tunics,
plentifully decorated with gold braid,
forty members of the world-famous
Coldstream Guards Band,\of London, reached Quebec recently on the,
Canadian Pacific liner "Montcalm"
on their third visit to Canada, having
been here in 1904 and again iri:1911.
Under' the command of Lieutenant
R. G. Evans they will play at Brandon, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon,
Regina, Vancouver and the Toronto
Exhibition. W . W *..
Proclamation of Returning Officer
Province of British Columbia
Iii the Grand  Forks-Greenwood
Electoral District,
TO WIT:
PUUI.IC NOTICE is Iiureby jflven to tliu
Kloctors of llie K1kcUii-.iI District aforesaid that
3 have received Mis Majesty's Writ to me
directed, and beariiifr date the sixteenth day of
July, 1920, coiiimumliitfr nte to cause thc following question, namely:��� ���' < -
Do yon npprove of.the sale of beer by the (class
in licensed premises without u bar under
Government control and regulation?
to- be submitted according to llie.V< "Liquor-
control Plebiscites Act" to the said Electors of
the Electoral Dis.riet aforesaid; and, furtlier.
that in olieclienco. to llie said Writ a poll shall
lie. opened at eiylit o'clock in the forenoon and
shall be closed al seven o'clock- in llie afternoon
on the 21st clay of Anjrlist, .1926, for taking aud
.receiving the votes of the said Electors of the
Grand Forks - Greenwood Electoral District
aforesaid at the respective places following:���
Polling Divisions
Beaverdell, Cascade, Midway,
Boundary Falls,   Christian Valley, Paulson,
Bridesville, Eholt, Riverside,
Brown Creek,        Fife, *.." . Rock Creek,
Carmi, Grand Forks, Westbricljje
Greenwood,: _
of which all person''arc.hereby, required to take
iidtice and to govern themselves accordingly.
GIVEN under my hand at Grcetiwood,-thi__
20th day of July, 1926. \
GEORGE H. GRAY,
* " .Reluming Ollicer.
WATER NOTICE
For Sale or Exchange
a Willys-Knight : car for heavy
horses. The car is in good running
order. Apply to A. C. Mesker,
Midway, B.C.   '      ',.
-JOB PRINTING AT THB LEDGE-
Clearing Streams
TAKE NOTICE tliat W. E. McArthur, (whose address is Midway,
B.C., will apply for a licence-to use
the waters of tbe Kettle River antl
West:,Fork of. Kettle;River for "Clearing-streams" purpose (i.e., clearing
and improving tlie stream for the
driving, booming, or, rafting of logs).
The points pnothe stream between
���which ; it 'is'"? proposed to clear are
from Midway to<.East Fork on Kettle
River and from Westbridge to Carmi
on West Fork of Kettle River. The
estimated mileage between the said
points is 75 miles. The term proposed .for the licence is 20 years. Thi!'
notice was ���pbsted on the ground on
the \5tli , day. of July, 1926. "A copy
of this notice and an application pui'
suant thereto and to the "Water Act.
1914," will be filed in the office of
the Water Recorder at Grand Forks
Objections to the application may tr
filed with the said Water Records*!
or.with the Comptroller of Water
Rights, Parliament Buildings, VictoiU
B'.C, within thirty days after, the lira;
appearance of this notice in a local
newspaper., --
W. E. 'McARTHUR, Applicant.
The date of.the first publication of
this notice is July Sth, 1926.
-Under the provisions   of the
"Sheep Protection Act" air dogs
in the province must be lieensed.
Licenses7 can be had from any
Government Agent or Provincial
Constable.     Those;.desiring to
obtain licenses by mail, can receive same by giving sex, name
and description of dog., Any dog
���found of   the .owners premises
.without a collar and license tag is
liable to be shot.   License fees:
Male dogs $1.00, females $2.00.
of the Brewing Industry
in British  Columbia^
THE Brewing Industry .of British Columbia employs hundreds of nien
with an annual payroll of about three- ;
quarters of a million dollars, using per
annum nearly ten million pounds of malt,
made from barleys grown in Canada, and
over one hundred and fifty thousand
pounds of hops produced in British
Columbia.        '
IT requires over one hundred thousand dollars for
fuel, mined ln British Columbia, to produce tlio
Iteer consumed In this province. Many hundreds
of thousands of dollars aro paid by the Brewers
annually for materials such as bottles, cooperage,
croivnstoppcrs, labels and bottle wrappers���all of
which ��� are manufactured in Canada. . '
TIIE (axes paid by the Breweries to tho Government   amount   to   over  eight   hundred   and
seventy thousand dollars por annum, exclusive of    .
income taxes.
THE citizens of this province must rocognizc tho
importince of such an industry and help <o
build it up; payrolls and industries are building
cities and are the foundation of prosperity.
THE Amalgamated Breweries of B. C. aro manufacturing good Beers, fully matured and aged,
a product recommended hy physicians on account
of its nourishing and health-giving qualities; these
beers contain only a very low percentage of alcohol -,
and therefore are the proper stimulant needed
when exhausted or overworked, as recognized by
medical authorities. 7 W'.'.'.*..���,      - ' ->
THE Vancouver Brewery Limited, Rainier Brewing Co. of Canada Limited, Westminster Brew- r
ery Limited, Silver Spring Breivery Limited and the
Victoria Phoenix Brewing Co. Limited, members of
the Amalgamated Breweries of B. C., are under
supervision of the Linuor Control Board, and .their
Beers are analyzed' from time to time by expert
firms of the continent upon instigation of the
Liquor Control Board, which gives ample assurance to the public that they receive only pure and
wholesome Beers when bought either in the Government Vendor Store or in licensed beer parlors..
*���*��      ;   *:
"This advertisement is not published or displayed by the Liquor Control Board or by
the Government of British Columbia.
H. W. R. MOORE
BARRISTER     SOLICITOR
NOTARY PUBLIC
Greenwood
WILLIAM II. WOOD
IMIYSrCIAN aot'-SI'KGEON
GKKKVWOOD
TKLEPHOM! 11 It
SEND YOUR
BOOTS and SHOES
������To   xxyi-X-
GEO.ARMSON,   Grand Forks,
The 20th.Century Shoe Repairer    ;
All work and material guaranteed
We pay postage one way. Terms cash
YNOPSIS OF
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PRE-EMPTION3
Vac'awt, unreserved, aurveyed
Crown lands may bo pre-ampted by
British subjects over 18 jrears. of age,
and by aliens on declaring Intention
to become British subjects, conditional upon residence, occupation,
and improvement for agricultural
purposes.
Full Information concerning regulation's regarding pre-emptions is
given in Bulletin No. 1, Land Series.
"How to Pre-empt Land," copies of
which can be obtained free of charge
by addressing the Department of
Lands, Victoria, B.C., or to any Government Agent.
Records will -be granted covering
only land suitable for agricultural
purposes, and which is not timber-
land, i.e., carrying over 8,000 board
feet per acre west of the Coast Range
and 6,000 feot per acre east of that
Rango.
) Applications for,-, pre-emptions ore
to be addressed to the Land Commissioner of the Land Recording Division, ln which the land applied for
is situated, and "are made on printed
forms, copies bf wliich can be obtained from the Land Commissioner.
Pre-emptions must be occupied for
five years and improvements made
to value of $10 per acre, including
clearing and cultivating at least five
acres, before'a Crown Grant, can b'��
received.
Tor moro detailed information se*
the Bulletin "How to Pre-empt
Land."
PURCHASE
Applications are roceived for purchase of vacant ��� and unreserved
jCrown lands, not bolng timberland,
for agricultural purposes; .minimum
'price for first-class (arable) land U
$5 per acre, and second-clans (gracing) land $2.60 per acre. Further Information regarding purchase or leaso
of Crown lands ls given in Bulletin
No. 10, Land Series, "Purchase and
Lease of Crown Lands."  N
Mill,-factory,'or industrial sites on
timber land, not exceeding 40 acres,
pay be purchased or leased, the conditions lnoludlng payment ctf
Btumoage.
,       f HOME8ITE LEA8E8
i   Unsurveyed areas, not exceeding 21
.res, may be leased as homesitea,
Dnditlonal  upon  a dwelling  being
aoted in tha first rear, title being
btalnable after residence and  Imminent   cShdltlone   are   fulfilled
land has been surveyed.
LEA3E8
For  grazing  and Industrial   pur-
ftteaa not 6XO��e<Uh*. 140 apres
a��_fc*_lsased-by_o_ie���person __orTs-
QRAZINQ
JJoOk the Graslng Aot the Prov-
i ia divided into grazing district*
the range administered under A
ring.-   Commissioner.      Annual
���__jing permits are issued based on
jtunbera ranged, priority being given
established owners.   Stock-ownen
form   associations, for   range
Sement. Free, or partly free,
��� wa available for settler*,
Bamparfl. ouo_& te*v��ll��ra up to tea
ls_^_ft_^L
DOMl
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Great Reduction in lire Prices
We have received the good news from two of the hest Tire
Manufacturers-THE GOODRICH and the DOMINION TIRE & RUBBER
CO. that they have reduced their tires in price from 12 to 25 PER CENT
t . - *
We always have a large stock on hand of these.fi rstrclass Tires in
the Semi-Balloon, the Full Balloon and the High Pressure Tires & Tubes
>
Come in ancl inspect our tires. You arc under ho obligation to
purchase.   We are always glad to show them to vou.
When needing repair work on any make of car
Iry our Service
JQHN R. MOOYBOER, Proprietor
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Slender copper wires are strung across the
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TISH   COLU
The Mineral Province of Western Canada
TO THE END OF DECEMBER, 1925
Has produced Minerals as follows: Placer Gold, $77,063,045, Lode Gold
?122,S08,'159; Silver, $74,111,397; Lead, $89,218,907; Copper, $197,642,647;
Zinc, $39,925,947; Miscellaneous Minerals,,,$1,594,387; Coal and Coke,$273,-
048,953; Building Stone, Brick, Cement, etc, $44,905,886; maiding its Mineral production to the end of 1925, show an_ ��� ���
��g>PURE BEERZ
PURE BEER
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Aggregate Value, of $920,919,628
Prodiictio/for,the year ending December, 1925, $61,492,242
The Mining Laws of this Province are more liberal, and the fees lower, tfian those of   any   other '���
Province in the Dominion, or any colony 'in the British Empire.
Mineral locations are "granted to discoverers  for nominal fees.    ���     '_   ' . " X-W
Absolute Titles are obtained by developing such properties, the security of which is guaranteed'
by Crown- Gr.ants._ ' ~ ' .
Pull information together*1 with Mining Reports and Maps, may be obtain ed gratis by addressing���   -
v THE HON. THE MINISTER OF MINES,   -
. / VICTORIA, British Columbia.
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N.B.   Practically all British-Columbia Mineral Properties upon which development work has
'   been done afe described in some' one of the Annual, Reports of the Minister of Mines.   Those con- -
sidering mining  investments  should refer to such reports.   They are available without charge on ���
application to the Department of Mines, Victoria, B.C.    Reports covering each of the six Mineral,
Survey Districts are published separately,  and  are available on application.   Reports of the Geological Survey of Canada, Winch B liilding, Vancouver,, are  recommend ed as valuable' sources of .
information. ._'������--,
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