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 ~feW*uu.HkZ^  ft  ^ss��t  aSK\  Do your .eyes bother you?  Consult W. H. Wilson,  of   Cranbrook   and get  satisfaction.  t>ave nioiiey'by purchsts-  ingydur  TIMEPIECE from  Wilson, the Jeweler.  ::*m  '���'���'  "'?���%<  -      - \ >v  -���  fc.  )M  ��� .*��->?���?  ' j  " ��� "S"-V  ''- '-.    ^  , *'���-.  .��� -*'�����.  .  * /-'  V.  VOL. IS NO, 2*.  MOYIE, B. C, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16,1910.  &2 A YEAR  PROMPT SERVICE, MODERATE PRICES  AND QUALITY GOODS  has won the battle for our Mail Order Department,  which reaches to every point in British Columbia  and the Yukon,  We supply diamonds, jewellery, silverware, cut  glass, leather goods, watches, clocks, and the latest  novelties of two continents, at the very lowest  possible prices.  All goods sent prepaid.  Money refunded if not' entirely satisfactory.  Henry Birks & Sons, Limited.  Jewelery mail order house Geo. E. Trorey, Man. Dir.  1     VANCOUVER, B.  C.  Hazelwood Ice Cream  You will find your friends at Gwynne's where the best  t earn in town is to be had.  Gwynne's Hazelwood Parlor  (T~  Peaches  for preserving.    Next week, per crate $1.25-  Pears  Big. 501b box.       Each $2.60,  ���     Get tlie habit.      Go to  CROWE BJ-tOS. & CO.  ^  J  ESTABLISHED  1897   '-.--'  Beale ��& "ESrv^oll  INSURANCE and MINING  and INVESTMENT BROKERS.  Head Office CRANBROOK, B. C  Shoes - Shoes - Shoes  Most of the leading makes and all of the leading leathers  to be had at popular prices.  J. W. FITCH  K*jc!V..  MOYIE'S   LEADING   HOTEL.  Hotel Kootenay  The best of accommodations  for the Traveling Public.  Large and Commodious Sample Booms. Billiard Booms,  | McTAVISH & CAMERON Proprietors.  ; tprtp tp-zpr ipnpTuprjpr ip ip: iprzpr Tp-zp-itfnprtp-ep.-sp ip, ip ^-gyrapr-jy. jf-  For the most fastidious dresser we have the  Nicest Assortment of Mens' Shoes  in the newest American lasts. Oxford shoes in all colors  from $4.5.0 to $5. See our new 20th CENTURY. SUITS..  Buy one and be well dressed.  E. A.  HILL.  <*9*^-��9��-����->-'������a��99'��&������d��3-��  ||       GENERAL FLOAT       |  S6�����������������������������'e��������e���������'*��^**>iy  Street cars will soon again be  running iii Nelson.  The Herald is the name of a  new paper at South Fort George.  A new hull is being built at  llosebury for the steamer Slocan.  The Chinese of New "Westminster will build a new Joss house.  Hugh McCormick, ex-champion  &kater of the world, died on the  12tb at St. John, N. B,  J. E. King, formerly principal  of the Creston public school, is  now principal of the Erickson  public school.  Fernie's macaroni factory will  be in operation by November.  The factory will be run by electric power, which will be furnished by the city.  The First Thought mine, at  Orient, will expend $500,000 during the next year, sinking a 1,000  foot shaft and in the erection of  a monster mill.  Geo.��JM. Gunn, who has been  acting as special provincial con-  strble at Creston for the past few  weeks, has been officially appointed provincial constable at Creston.  Dudgeon's Body Found  This year, the Hudson Bay Co.,  paid over half a million dollars in j  dividends, The company owns  over four million acres of lands  and has paid dividends since 1670.  All of the original stockholders  ate dead^I-;^ __   L,,.-..-���    .:  Chas. H. Ink, for several years  foreman on' the Nelson Daily  News, died Tuesday at the Kootenay Lake hospital in Nelson.  Mr. Ink came to Nelson 20 years  ago and was in partnership for  several years with the late John  Houston.  Six  Months; Hard  Labor  Harry Whynnchuk was tried  last Tuesday before E. A. Hill and  J. P. Farrell/justices of the peace,  on the charge of the theft of a  pair of boots, a razor, a pocket  book and some cash from the person -of- Dominick-Pawluk, -better  known as "Steamshovel Mike."  The prisoner was sentenced to  Nelson to serve six months at  hard labor. ' The stealing was  done on August 11th in Moyie,  and Whynnichuk lost no time in  getting out of the camp. He  went to Hosmer and changed his  name, and this made it difficult  for the police to locate him. Constable McCoosh finally found him  and brought him back to, Moyie  for trial. The prisoner was taken  to Nelson Wednesday by Constable Browning.  Hatch  in Business  John Hutchison is handling  lands, timber and mines and  doing a general insurance business over at Merritt, in the Nicola valley. Hutch was one of  the pioneers of this district, and  has a host of well wishers here.  i  Imperial Bank of Canada.  i  Capital Authorized-  Capital Subscribed���  Capital Paid Up-  Reserve  Fund���   -$10,000,000.00  ���.-$5,575,0fi0.00  -���5,330,000.00   5.330.080.00  BRANCHES IN BRITISH C0LXTMBIA-  Craabrook, Arrowhead, Golden. Kamloops, Michel,   New  Miche-  Fernie, Nelson, Bevelstoke. Victoria, and Vancouver.  Drafts and Money Orders sold avaible in any  part of the World  Hy    Savings Bank Department.  Interest allowed on deposits from date of deposit,  j     MOYIE BRANCH. H. W. SUPPLE, Manager.  BLAIR  BUSINESS  COLIvKQB.  OF SPOKANE, WASH.  The leading Business College of the  Northwest, where young people can receive. a thorough business , training.  Shorthand���typewriting���bookkeeping-  commercial law, etc. Board and rooms  at very reasonable rates. We secure  positions for our students. Our. new  beautifully illustrated catalog sent free  upon request.   Write for it NOW.  The body of Tom Hudgeon was  found last Friday afternoon in  the upper Moyie lake in about 80  feet of water. The searchers  worked all day Thursday without  success, and were on the scene  again bright; and early Friday.  Along in the afternoon E. G.  Gwynne and Eddie Desaulnier,  who were in one boat, ��� pulled up  their drag hooks and found they  had hooked onto the carpet that  had fallen out of the canoe when  the drowning occurred. It was  only about ten minutes afterwards, and in the same vicinity,  that the body was brought to  the surface by Alex Cameron,  John Taylor and Arthur McKay,  who were dragging from another  boat. The body was brought to  town, and W. R. Beatty, the  Cranbrook undertaker, came up  the following, day and prepared it  for burial. Saturday at 2 o'clock  a service was held at the Methodist church, 'and was conducted  by Rev. S. Cook. -The church was  well filled with friends of the deceased. From the church the remains were escorted to the station and taken to Cranbrook for  burial. At Cranbrook Sunday  morning the fnneral was held  from the Methodist church, and  the Knights of Pythias of that  city attended in a body.  The deceased has two sisters  and a brother' living at Calgary.  The brotheris in the hospital in  that city and is very low with  typhoid fever, r- His father and  another brother live on - a ranch  about 100 miles out from Stettler,  and-a married sister lives at Wallace, Idaho.  sfi����������-e'e��e3>9��-^a-��-��.93-��99-��9-����'  Some Hay  This' is haying time with  Arthur Ward, who owns a large  tract of meadow land at the. head  of Moyie lake. He i9 bailing 125  tons, and he estimates the crop  .worth $8,000. Mr. Ward has one  of.the most beautifully Bituated  and valuable places, in the  country.      \   Dance Sept. 23rd  The dance in aid of the Moyie  Fire Brigade, which was postponed from September 12th, will  be held next Friday, September  23rd. Tickets $1. Everybody  invited.    Died at 84 Years.  John Hill, aged 84 years and  two months, died in Brussels,  Ontario, on September 4th, of  cancer. He was born in Devonshire, England, and moved to  Canada in 1842, where he resided  ever since, Seven sons and two  daughters survive, of which E. A.  Hill of Moyie is one. All live in  the west._   Will Sail Air Ship  The Leader has learned on good  authority that "Dick" McClure, of  Moyie, has been engaged to sail  the airship at the Interstate Fair,  which will be held at Spokane  next, month. "Rocky Mountain  Dick" was a celebrated tight rope  performer some years ago.  Lights  Are Off  <  Trincipal.  The electric light plant has  been out of commission for several days past, owing to the burning out of the dynamo coils.  New coils have been ordered, and  it is expected the lights will again  be on in three or four days.  An   Editor Made Happy  A daughter was born to-Mr.  and Mrs. F. J. Deane at Cranbrook  last Siind ��y.  w  I        LOCAL ASSAYS |  d��d*��*>-��9)-��--��-����d-��<a-^'-��->|-����-����'^S  G. O. Buchanan was in town  Monday.  W. L. Reid was in Cranbrook  during the week.  Tomorrow will be payday at  the Porto Rico mill.  Mrs. I. Whitehead returned  from Cranbrook Wednesday.  A. C. Bowness was up from  Cranbrook Tuesday.  W. J. Payne returned Monday  from his trip to England.  Frank Cryderman is in the hospital ac Cranbrook.  Mrs. C. F. Bothamley arrived  from Calgary a few days ago.  Mrs. Lawlor is out of town  visiting with relatives.  J. P. Farrell and wife spent  Sunday in Spokane.  Rev. S. Cook left Tuesday for  New Westminster to attend ool-  lege.  Chas. Stevens, of the East Kootenay Bottling. Co., Cranbrook,  was in town Tuesday.  S. G. Blaylock, superintendent  of the St. Eugene mine, went to  Nelson Wednesday, returning the  following day  W. H. Wilson and wife came up  from Cranbrook last Saturday in  their motor car. Ib was the first  automobile to come over the road.  Mrs. Wm. Fleming arrived  home Wednesday evening from  Portland, where she went to attend the funeral of her brother.  A. McKenzie Brown, assistant  representative of the International Correspondence Schools for  this district, was in town Tuesday.  - Wm. Jewell left Thursday for a  trip through' Alberta, aud will be"  away for a week or more. H. N.  Brenton is looking after his business during his absence.  Louis Collin is' now at Lake  Bunfezen, about 20 miles from  Vancouver and is running electric compressors for the B. C.  Electric Light & Power Company.  Thos. Hare, who is in charge of  a mining _ proposition on Perry  creek, owned by J. T. Laidlaw  and other Cranbrook parties, was  in town for a few hours Monday.  Geo. McAffee left last Saturday  for Vancouver with his wife and  children, who spent the greater  portion of the summer in Moyie  as-the guests of.Mr._and_Mrs. _R.  Campbell.  Charles Johnson, inspector for  the Western Union Fire Insurance Co., of Vancouver, was in  Moyie Wednesday appointing a  local agency. He appointed F, J.  Smyth his agent.  C. M. O'Brien, member from the  Rocky Mountain riding in the  Alberta legislature, will be in  Moyie next Monday and will address a public meeting in the  Miners' Union hall at 7 p. in.   ..^._  E. O. Kamm and wife will take  their departure next Tuesday for  their new home in Mason, Nevada.  There is general regret in 'Moyie  over these people leaving. Kamm  was one of the best all round good  fellows who lived here, and it is a  pleasure to know that he will  better his position in his new location. His place in the St. Eugene office will be taken by N. W.  Burdett, who has been with the  company for several years, and  who has been steadily climbing  to the front.  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera  and Diarrhoea Remedy is today  the best known medicine in use  for the relief and cure of bowel  complaints. It cures griping,  diarrhoea,-dysentery, and should  be taken at the first unnatural  looseness of the bowels. It is  equally valuable for children and  adults. Sold by the Moyie Drug  & Stationery Co.  The Royal Seal cigar has been  before the smoking public for a  dozen years. It is made in Nelson  and can be bought in nearly  every mountain to-vi*..  yi\Am^m'-^'JSiJSiJr; 'SsJr.jr.jr.^r.jr. j. ^r. *r. jr. ^. jr. J^^JS^wsi^Sl^m-^m  ifl^^Z^:'^!^^* ���5?^?,iSS^?^?^5r ^J^?*:��?'5?^^^^^^Wfc'*^��  it  9  it.  9  9  9  9  9  I  it  9  it  it  it  it  it  9  DON'T MISS IT.   THE 8th ANNUAL   ,.  NELSON FRUIT FAIR  i  AT NELSON,,.B.C.      ���.  e     days     e  Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, Sept. 28,.29,'30.  FULL OF SUKPRISES IN  Fruit,   Vegetables,   Poultry,   Mineral,  Lumber  and   District    Exhibits.'  $3,000 PBIZE MONEY $3,000  See The Free Attractions  PROF. DARNELL-  The fearless aeronaut, will make a balloon ascension and parachute leap daily.  THE LE0J0E TROUP-  Three ladies and two men, in  their un  paralled and refined bicycle act.  FIVE FLYING BANVARDS-.  Engaged  at  enormous   expense, lately  featured with Ringling Bros.   The Aerial marvels in long  leaping and casting act 50 feet in the air.  Numerous other attractions. Excursion rates on all lines. .  J. E. ANNABLE, PRES. G. HORSTEAD, SECRT.  Box 392, Nelson, B O.  ���*"af*'99999Z  *..���  '.' "M  ..  *-'  .���?;  faw-y.  tk -.-  <��������"������  fa -  fa, -.  fa  fa  '-v-9  Resolution of   Condolence  Again the hand of death. has  fallen; again the chain is broken,  and we mourn the untime^ death  of our beloved Brother Thomas C.  Hudgeon. A.nd while we bow in  submission to the will of our Supreme Father, who has called the  late brother to the reward of a  faithful stewardship in this life,  we will cherish the recolection of  h'is many virtues.^*___  "R,esolve"aT ThatT_ we tender to  his sorrowing family in their hour  of affliction our sincere and earnest sympathy, and pray God .to  strengthen them in their sorrow.  Further  Resolved that our charter be  draped for 30 days in remembrance of^ a true brother, and  that a copy of these resolutions  be sent to his family and one to  the Moyie Leader.  E. A. HILL,  F. J. SMYTH,  Resolution Committee.  St. Eugene Lodge No. 37,  Knights of Pythias.  Moyie, September loth, 1910.  Real Canny.  The following story has no reference to our Cranbrook dentists. It happened, as far as can  be learned, in Nova Scotia:  A Scotsman at the dentist's was  told that he must take gas.  While the dentist was getting it  ready the Scot began to count  his money, The dentist said,  somewhat testily. "You need not  pay until the tooth is out." "I  ken that," said the Scotchman,  'but as ye're aboot ta mak me  sleep I jlst want to^ see hoo 1  stand."   Your complexion as well as  your temper is rendered miserable  by a disordered liver. By taking  Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver  Tablets -you can improve both.  Sold by the Moyie Drug <fc Stationery Co.  Evangelistic Campaign  Plans have beeni completed by ���  tho Presbytery of Kootenay, in-  conjunction with the General As-.  sembly's, committee for ' another  extensiite evangelistic campaign,  throughout Kootenay this aut-  umo. This movement will he  along entirely different lines from  the one conduc^edin 1908;- There  will ba, nO'prafesaioual ��� eyar-jje-.,  lists employee".,--- DuC'-vhe special  meetings will be conducted'by  prominent pastors who will come  from other Presbyterian churches  for the purpose. Accompanying  the preacher in each place will be  a professional singer and choir  leader. The campaign will, begin  about the middle of October.  Right You Are  Dressed in overalls and a 3*el-  low rain coat, Pat Burns h-is recently been superintending the  shipping of cattle from Strath-  more.  M r.__Burus_is_not_abore_  the business that made him a  millionaire, and in addition, lie is  the best friend the country press  has had in B. C.���Greenwood  Ledge.      Suing the C. P. R.  As an outcome of the recent  forest fires the C. P. R. will be defendants in some heavy damage  suits. A. E. Watts, of Wattsburg, will sue the compauy fin-  some $00,000 damages and Oils  Staples will also enter suit agitinsc  the company for heavy dairmj-ei*  sustained in recent fires, said to  have been caused by the railway  company's negligence.-Craubrook  Herald.      .���  The K and H cigar has jumped  to prominence through the excellent flavor of the tobacco out  of which it is made.  The Cranbrook Cooperative Stores  Is Offering Very Attractive Prices On All Their  Cloth Upholstered Furniture  ,    25 per cent  discount will be given off every piece for the next month.  Here Is Your Chance.  CRANBROOK COOPERATIVE STORES, LTD,  Cranbrook  .-^/ THE   LEADER,   MOYIE,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  '�����"��"��'�������� ��� ��� ��� �� mi ��� ���'��"��� ��� ����������.���������������-.���;  -   V-  JANE GABLE  ���By  ;    GEORGE BARR McCUTCHEON.  Author of "Beverly of Graustark."  Etc.  Copyright,  1906, by  Dodd, Mead &  Company.  gl I I I I I I I I I I  (Continued.)  CHAPTER III.  N tho city of New York  there was practicing at  that time a lawyer by  the name of Bansemer.  .His olliee, ou the topmost floor of a dingy  building in the lower section of the  city, was not inviting. On leaving tha  elevator one wound about through narrow halls and finally peered with more  or less uncertainty and misgiving at  the half obliterated sign which said  that .lames Bansetnei- held forth on the  other side of the glass panel.  It wns-whispered in certain circles  and openly avowed in others that Ban-  seiner's business was uot the Kind  which ' elevates the law. in plain  words, his methods were construed to  debase the good and honest statutes  of the land. Once inside the door of  his office��� and"sTheavy spring always  closed it behind one���there was quid"  evidence that the lawyer lamentably  disregarded, the virtues of prosperity,  no matter how they bad been courted'  and won. Although his transactions  in and out of tbe courts of that great  city bore tlie mark of dishonor, be  was known to have made money dur-  ing tbe ten years of his career as a  member of tbe bar.  Possibly he kept his* office shabby  and unclean that it might be in touch  with the transactions which bad their  morbid birth inside the grimy walls.  There was no spot or corner in the  two small rooms that comprised his  "chambers" to which he could point  ���with pride. The floors were littered  ���with papers; thu wails were greasy  and bedecked with malodorous notations, documents and pictures; the windows were smoky-and useless; the  clerk's desk bore every suggestion of  dissoluteness.  But little less appalling to one's aesthetic sense was tbe clerk himself.  Squatting behind his wretched desk,  Eiias Droom peered across the. litter  of papers and books with shaky but  polite eyes, almost as Inviting as the  .spider who ,with wily but insidious  decorum draws the guileless into bis  web.  If one passed muster in the estimation of the incomprehensible Droom he  was permitted in due season to pass  through a second oppressive looking  door and Into the private oflice of Mr.  James Bansemer, attorney at law and  solicitor. It may be remarked at this  early stage tbat, no matter how long  or how well one may have known  Droom, one seldom lingered to engage  In commonplaces "with him. His was  tho most repellent personality Imaginable. When* he smiled one was conscious of a shock to the nervous system; when he so far forgot himself aa  to laugh aloud there was a distinct  illustration of the word "crunching;"  when he spoke one was almost sorry  that he>ad ears.  Bansemer- knew^ but- little - of- this  freakish Individual's history; no one  else had the temerity to Inquire into  his past or to separate lt from bis future,' for that matter. Once Bansemer  Ironically asked blm why he had never  married. It,was a full minute before  the other lifted bis eyes from the sheet  of legal cap. and by that time ha was  in full control of hla passion.  "Look at me! Would any woman  marry a thing like me?"  This was said with such terrible earnestness that Bansemer took care never to broach the subject again. He  saw that Droom's heart was not all  steel and brass.  Droom was middle aged. His lank  b<-*djr_anji cadaverous face were con  ���trncted on principles not generally "accredited to nature as it applies to men.  When erect his body swayed as if it  were a stubborn reed determined to  maintain Its dignity in the face of the  wind. He did not walk; he glided.  His long, square chin, rarely clean  shaven, protruded far beyond its natural orbit Iudeed, the attitude of the  chin gave one an insight to the greedy-.  character of the man. At first glance  one felt that Droom was reaching forth  with hl3 lower jaw to give greeting  with his teeth Instead of his hand.  His neck was long and thin, and his  turndown collar was at least two sizes  too large. The nose was hooked and  of abnormal length, the tip coming  down over the short upper lip and  broad mouth. His eyes were light blue  and so Intense that he was never  known to blink the lashes.' Topping  them were deep, wavering black eyebrows that met above the nose, forming an ominous, cloudy line across the  base of his thin, high forehead. The  crown of his bead, covered by lonfi.  scant strands or marl- hair, was of  the type known as' "retreating aud  pointed." The forehead ran upward  and back from the brows almost to a  point, and down from the pinnacle  hung the veil of hair, just as if he-had  draped lt there with the same care he  might have used In placing his best  hat upon a peg. His back was stooped,  nnd the high, narrow shoulders were  hunched forward eagerly. Long arms  and ridiculously thin legs, with big  hands and feet, tell the story of his  extremities. .When he was on his feet  Droom was more than six feet tall; as  he sat In the low backed office chair he  looked to be less than Ave feet over all.  The men had been classmates In an  obscure law school down In Pennsyl  vania, nnnseiuer was good looking,'  forceful and young, while. Droom was  distinctly Ills opposite. Where he came  from no one knew nud no one cared.  He was p:ist thirty-five when he entered the school, at. least twelve years  the senior of P.nnseiner.  His appearance and attire proclaimed  him to be from the country, but his  sophistry, his knowledge of the world  and his wonderful iusight into human  nature contradicted his looks Immeasurably. A conflict or two convinced  his fellow students that be was more  than a match for them in stealth and  cunning if not in dress and deportment  Ellas Droom bad not succeeded as a  lawyer. He repelled people, growing  more and more bitter aj-ainst the world  as his struggles became harder. What  little money he had accumulated���heaven alone knew how he came by it-  dwindled to nothing, and he was in actual squalor when 'later Bansemer  found him in an attic In Baltimore.  Even as be engaged the half starved  wretch to become Ills confidential 'clerk  the lawyer shuddered and almost re  pen ted of his action.  But Eiias Droom was worth his  weight in gold to James Bansemer  from that day forth. Ills employer's  sole aim in life was to get rich and  thereby to achieve power. His ambition was laudable If one accepts the  creed of morals, but his methods were  not so praiseworthy. After a year or.  two of starvation struggles to get oo  with the legitimate he packed up his  scruples and laid them away���temporarily, he said. He resorted to sharp  practice, knavery and all the forms of  legal blackmail, lt was not long before his bank account began to swell.  Ills business thrived. He was so clever that not oue of his shady proceedings reacted. It Is safe to venture that  OU per cent of the people who were  bilked through'his manipulations promised iu the heat of virtuous wrath to  expose him, but lie had learned to  smile, in security. He knew that exposure for him meant humiliation for  the instigator, and lie continued to rest  easy while he worked hard. V  "You're getting rich at this sort of  thing."observed Droom one day after  the lawyer had closed a particularly  nauseous deal to his own satisfaction,  "but what are you going to do when,  the tide turns?" v 77  Bansemer, irritated on perceiving that  the other was engaged in his exasperating- habit of rubbing his hands together, did not answer, but merely  thundered out, "Will you stop that?"  There was a faint suggestion of the  possibility of a transition of the hands  to claws as Droom abruptly desisted,  but smilingly went on:  "Some day the other shark will get  the better of you, and you'll have nothing to fall back on. You've been building on mighty slim foundations. There  isn't a sign of support if the worst  comes to the worst." he chuckled.  before Bansemer put on his light topcoat to leave the office for the day  Droom tupped on the glass panel ot  the door to bis private office. Usually  the clerk communicated with him by  signal, a floor button by which he  could acquaint his muster With mucti.  that he ought to know, and the visitor  in the outer office would be none thu  wiser. Tbe occasions were rare when  he went so far as to tap on the door  Bansemer was puzzled and stealthily  listened for sounds from the other  side. Suddenly there came to his ears  the voices of women, mingled with  Droom's suppressed but always raucous tones.  Bansemer opened the door. Looking  Into the outer office, he saw Droom  swaying before two women, rubbln-;  his hands and smiling. One of the  women carried a small babe In her  arms. Neither she nor her companion  seemed quite at ease in the presence  of the lank guardian of the outer oflice.  (To be Continued.)  KHYBER CLOSED.  In-  Trouble  With   Border Tribesmen  terrupls Traffic With Afghanistan.  The Khyber Pass has been closed to  caravans. This step is due to the  aggressive attitude o�� the Khassadara,  or Militia, on the Afghan border  (says tlie Civil and Military Gazette.)  The Cabul authorities still appear to  be powerless ,to restrain the impetuous spirits of the borderland, and discipline in Afghanistan generally is  not what it was in the days of Abdurrahman. The Khyber Pass is the  chief artery for commerce! between  India and Afghanistan, and its  clos'ure for any length of time would  paralyze trade between the two countries. The unrest among the Afghan  tribes bordering on the northwest  frontier of India has for more than  a year caused anxiety to the Indian  Government. Frequent raids into  British territory have been made, and  in the Mohmand expedition in April  last year thousands of .Afghans  fought with the Mohmands against  British troops.  It is known that. for some time  past rifles and ammunition have been  pouring into Afghanistan via the  Persian Gulf and Persian territory.  The hostility shown to the Indian  Government is only one phase of an  attitude of violent opposition shown  by the more conservative Afghans  against the AmeeT, Habibullah Khan,  who is regarded as a daring innova-:  tor because he has' developed education in Afghanistan and is trying to  improve the trade roads into India,  witli a view to increasing ��� the imports and exports of Afghanistan.  Last, month, when the Ameer was at  Jellalabad, near which he proposes  to build a new city, an attempt to  murder him, his son Inayat TJllah  Khan, and his brother, Sardar Nas-  rullah Khan, was discovered. The  leader of the conspiracy was encouraged by Bibi Halima, a wife of the  late Ameer, Abdurrahman, who hoped  to place her son, Sardar TJmar Khan,  upon the .throne. The ringleaders,  were. executed at Cabul and Jellalabad, many of them being blown from  guns.  PEACEFORALL NATIONS  SOME STRIKING STATEMENTS AT  ARBITRATION   CONFERENCE  The Climax  He was telling a thrilling story out  of his wallet of a thousand and one  hairbreadth escapes over in Santiago,  doncherknow, and his pretty listener  was leaning anxiously towards him,  hanging on his every utterance.  "The wolves were upon us," he said,  If President of United States Were to   "bellowing and roaring   as I have so  ��� . . . ���    ���      .        often heard them.    Wo  fled  for our  Interview King Edward and Kais.-r, liveSj T don.t (leny it; but every sec-  DON'T BREAK DOWN.  William, all War Talk Would Soon  Be at an End, Says Representative  Bartholdt���Alfred Moseley Attaches  Blame to Germany .' -���  Lake Mohonk��� Hon. James Bryce,  British ambassador, in addressing the  conference on international arbitration, said that the ill-feeling betwoen  nations which led to war was -hen  laid at the feet of the newspapers,  which were accused of misrepresenting the purposes and sentiments of Lhe  other side, leading eacli people to 11-  lieve itself wholly in the right, md  the other side wholly in tlie wrong.  While not defending he newspap >rs,  he questioned if they were really to  blame, stating that the press was what  thc people'made it, and that; if the  people wished the newspapers to show  a pacific spirit they would do so, >:s  the press reflects the spirit of t'ie  people.  In his address, Representative I'.-r-  tholdt said:  "If tlie president of the IJnifml  States were to say lo King 1'Mwird  and Emperor William, 'Let us kcrp  the peace, and in ease of any troub'e  between either two of our three couii-  tries, let us not draw the sword until  we have an investigation by an :in.  partial third party, be it power, er.n-  mission or court,' and that the tvo  monarchs would agree to this pro  posal, it .would signify the end ul  war." _  Alfred Moseley's speech was ' loss  conservative than the diplomatic  utterances of those, who preceded hnn  He is an Englishman, and arrived nt  the conference after a- trip from South  Africa. He said that he was not it  all sure that President Taft would -are  to take the initiative in saying something to Britain and Germany, hut  suggested that if he did he shoud  turn his attention to Germany first, -is  Britain had already proposed to co'ne  to some agreement with Germany regarding armaments, but had received  no'response.  ond we knew the ravenous pack was  gaining on us. At last they were so  near that- we could feel their muzzles  against our legs "  "Ah!" gasped out the lady. "How  glad you must have been they had  their muzzles on!"  Worse Than   a   Failure  They had been married just a month  when he lost his position, and during  the next eighteen months he jumped  rapidly from "oiie thing tr another  without being at all successful at anything. .-     ��� .  By thisHimn, of course hor trousseau was getting frayed nround the  bottom and rii.-ty around'the lop;  and the hope, which she had been  entertaining that she would somo day  be the possessor of some gowns had  become a sort of permanent hope  ns far as she could see, or, in fact a*  they both could see together.  "I'liziiiipth," he said one day, "do  you think niniringe is a failure?"  "Failure!" sho said scornfully. "It's  a panic."���Wall Street Journal.  Droom ~qrlnvcit~~dlnhoHeallv~as-lic-re-^  sumed the rubbing o' tils itantls.  "Ifs a large world, Droom," said his  employer easily.  "And small also, according to another  saying," supplemented Droom. "When  a man's down, everybody kicks him.  I'm afraid you could not survive the  kicking."  Droom grinned so diabolically as  again he resumed the rubbing of his  hands that tlie other turned away, with  an oath, and closed the door to the inside office. Bansemer was alone and  . where Droom's eyes could not see him,  but something told him that the grin  hung outside the door for many minutes, as if waiting for a chance to pop  in and tantalize him.  Bansemer was a good looking man of  the coarser mold���the kind of man. that  merits a second look in passing, and  the second look ls not always in his  favor. He was thirty-five years of age,  but looked older. His face was hard  aud deeply marked with the lines of intensity. The black eyes were fascinating in their brilliancy, but there was a  cruel, savage light In their depths. The  nose and mouth were clean cut and  pitiless In their very symmetry. Shortly after leaving college to hang out his  shingle he had married the daughter  of a minister. For two years her sweet  Influence kept bis efforts along the  righteous path, but he writhed beneath  the yoke of poverty. His pride suffered  because he was unable to provide her  with more of the luxuries of life. In  his selfish way he loved her. Failure  to advance made him surly and ill tempered, despite her amiable efforts to  lighten the shadows around their little  home. When the baby boy was born  to them and she,, suffered more and  more from the linkiuilness of privation  James Bansemer, by nature an aggressor, threw off restraint and plunged  into the traffic thnt soon made him infamously successful. She died, however, before thc taint of his duplicity  touched her, and he, eveu in his grief,  felt thankful that she never was to  know the truth.  At this time Bansemer lived in comfort at one of the middle class boarding houses uptown, and the boy was  just leaving the kindergarten for a  private school. Bansemer's calloused  heart had one tender chamber, and in  It dwelt the little lad with the fair  hair and gray eyes of the woman who  had died.  Late one November afternoon Just  Artist's Critic Buys Picture.  .Sir Edwartl Poynter, president of  the Royal Academy, kept the 73rd anniversary of his birthday a few days  ago. He succeeded Sir John Millais  as president in 18GG. The foundation  of Sir Edward's reputation was made  by his picture, "Israel in Egypt,"  whereby hangs a story. He was long  ago a member of a sketch club, and  one evening the subject set for illustration .was "Work." The future  P.R.A. hit upon the idea of drawing  a crowd of dusky Eastern slaves  dragging a colossal statue, and the  , sketch met with such praise that he  resolved to- make a big picture of it,  and. "Israel in Egypt" came into being. It found, however, one implacable critic, an engineer,- who sought  out the artist and proved to him conclusively that the great weight indicated could not'possibly be drawn by  tne number of slaves shown. Poynter  took the criticisms in good part, and'  added more slaves, at which the engineer was so well pleased thut he  bought the picture.  L^ng^y_Jj*��umbencies.  .Lots Sell   High at  Prince  Rupert  Vancouver.���-The first auction sale of  Prince Rupert townsite lots was a  great success, the total value being  nearly half a million dollars.  Two thousand people attended tho  sale, and bidding was keen from the  start.  In no case was property withdrawn  because of the failure to reach the re  serve, price, and in many cases the  nrices went far above wh.it was .anticipated.  This was especially the case in the  business property, when the choicest  corner in that locality brought $10,500.  Buyers from Austria, Alaska, United  States and Winnipeg secured property,  though the bulk of thc buyers -wore  from Vancouver. No unnecessnry talking was required to bring bids, the  value,of the property appealing directly to the buyers, who knew exactly  What thoy were after.  COMFORT FOR MOTHERS;  HEALTH FOR CHILDREN  Baby's Own Tablets will, promptly  cure indigestion, colic, constipation,  diarrhoea nnd teething troubles, destroy worms, break up colds and thus  prevent deadly croup. This medicine  contains no poisonous opiates or narcotics, and may be given with absolute safety to a new-born child. Mrs.  C. L. Manery, Leamington, Ont.,  says: "My baby suffered from colic  nnd constipation so badly that we  did not know what it was to j^et a  good night's rest. But since giving  him Baby's Own Tablets "the trouble  has disappeared, and he.now Flceps  well. The action of the Tablets is  gentle yet very effective." Sold by  medicine dealers or by mail it 25  cents a-box from The Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  Occasional Flights From the Grind  Better Than Skilled Specialists.  There would not be so many worn-  DUt, fagged looking women if we  learned early the value of that ounce  of prevention. With most of us prevention Is like thunder���it comes after  the danger is past. '���"'  So much'of tbe misery of life Is  preventable that it is pitiful how rarely the effort is made. We lose our  looks, break dowu before our time and  either are snuffed out altogether or  hang on creaking binges when we  should be In the full flush of livlug.  Most women act as if they were fatalists���what must be must be. Then  they groan when tbe inevitable occurs  Instead of living up to the true fatalist spirit of stoicism.  Perhaps you are one of the persons  who ever take any rest. You look  on life as a race to be run. forgettlug  that the strongest runner goes slow  until thp finish.  Have yon the foolish Idea that to  stop a minute to rend tbe papers or to  dip Into a famous book Is stealing  time thut should be devoted to husband or children? Are you charitable  to every one but yourself and look  upon letting up lu your mad pace as  ���hlrklngV  Are you one of those misguided beings who think monotonous plodding  Is duty and crush out young longings  for au occasional matinee or social  -���utlng lest you fall in some chimerical  3uty?  If so. readjust things. Learn to look  on these things as "that ounce of prevention" without which smnshups are  Inevitable. It is continual plodding  that not only makes life stale, but  orings wrinkles and narrow minds.  Do you ever stop to think what n  breakdown means? How many ot the  :oveled pleasures or longed for rests  could have been had for the doctor's  hire?  Occasional flight from the grind ^is  better tbaQ skilled specialists to keep  one well, which Is tbe sensible modern woman's reading of "that ounce of  prevention." '  No trouble -with Sunlight Soap.  Just follow the directions on the  ���wrapper and Sunlight does the i  rest. 'Costs little���goes far��� |  never Injures hands or clothesr I  ��� ���--���'*      .-"���-���    ���'   -    f*_J  One Thing Hidden  "I understand that the Browns have  moved into a house of their own."  "Yes, they hnd n house-warming the  other night." .  "Is that so? Did they show you all  the modern improvements?"  "Yes, everything except the mortgage."  It Will Prevent Ulcerated Throat.���  At, tho first symptoms of sore throat,  which presages ulceration and inflammation, take a spoonful of Dr.  Thomas' Eclectric Oil. Add a little  sugar to make it palatable. It will  allay the irritation and prevent the  ulceration and swelling that are so  painful. Thoso who wero periodically  subject to quinsy havo thus made  themselves immune to attack.  He   Went  Bill Barlow, of Wyoming, told of  one of the first humorous paragraphs  of his former editorial associate, Bill  Nye. There had been a railroad accident. The locomotive was lost, the  passenger cars were destroyed, the express car was smashed; but no one  had been fatally hurt.-^This is the way  Bill Nye described it: "For upward  of twenty years repairs have been repeatedly promised the old south  bridge. Hoping against hope, and  waiting until distracted, the old  bridge, became discouraged- at inst,  and yesterday just laid down in the  gorge with a pns.'<cnger_train."  London Times Application  Refused  Ottawa.���The railway commission  has dismissed the application of the  London Times for-an order to compel  telegraph companies to grant press  rates oh news sent to Glace Bay, N.S.,  for transmission by Marconi wireless  telegraph to the United Kingdom. The  matter will be dealt with at an inquiry into the whole question of telegraph and cable rates to be held ot a  later date.  Rev. W. Wriothesley Wingfield's 70"  years' tenure of the living of Gulval,  in Cornwall, Eng., has, long as it is.  been exceeded more than once in the  Old Country.  Rev. Henry Bigot, D.D., who died  in 1722 at the age of 94���Mr. Wing-  field's present age��� was rector of  Brindle seventy-one years, and vicar  of Rochdale for just under sixty years.  Still more remarkable was the record of Rev. Potter Cole, Lord of the  Manor of Woolfardisworthy, in Wiltshire, who died in 1802, aged 97, after  a seventy-three years' tenure of the  living of Hawkesbury, Gloucester.  During the whole of this longjincuin-  bency Mr. Cole was never out of his  parish a month at a time.���Westminster Gazette. *     . .  -      '    Selous Shot  El-phants.  Mr. Selous, who is accompanying  Mr. Roosevelt on an African hunting  expedition, was only nineteen when  he fared forth into the world of adventure with a rifle in his hand and  ��400, all his capital, in his pocket.  He asked Lobengula for permission  to shoot elephants. "Vou shoot elephants!" said the Matabele King, derisively. "You are only a boy; you  had better hunt antelopes.". But the  boy got the required permission.  Since those early days Mr. Selous  has spent more than thirty years  among the. African big game. Years  ago he brought down his hundredth  elephant. - ���:' ' ��� ���  The Postal "Doctor."  Probably one of the, most interesting of the many occupations followed  at St. Martin's le Grand is that of  the postal "doctors." These worthies  are really four senior sorters, who perform the special duty of "doctoring"  letters, packages, etc., which, owing  to insecure or careless packing, have  become broken or damaged in the  post. It is in the sorting room that  they are humorously termed "doctors." Articles of infinite variety pass  through these "doctor" hands, from  coin, bank notes and stamps to bottles of medicine, oil and poison.  His  Message.  Excitement is often the cause of  strange telegrams, as well as of other  strange manifestations.  A man who had been one of the  passengers on a shipwrecked vessel  was rescued almost by a miracle. On  arriving at a place from which he  could send a telegraphic message he  forwarded the following despatch to  his brother:  "I am saved! Try to break, it to my  wife."  Start Quebec Bridge This Summer  Ottawa.���Commissioners appointed  by the Dominion government to prepare plans for the reconstruction of  the Quebec bridge are so far advanced  in- their work-that it is likely that  the government will be in possession  of completed plans in a short time and  the contract for the building will probably be let during the summer. The  new bridge will tost, between six and  ��eveiTmillion~dollars:  Englishmen Going on Big Hunt.  Vancouver,- B. C.���To carry a party  of distinguished -English big game  hunters to Kamtchatka and up along  the eastern coast of Siberia, possibly  through Behring Sea and into the  Arctic Ocean, the steamer Transit, of  the fleet of Mackenzie Bros., of Vancouver, has beon chartered for a  period not to exceed four months. The  steamer is to he delivered to the English party in Vancouver June 30.  Eyes  Are   Relieved  by   Murine  when irritated hy Chalk Dust and  Eye Strain, incident to the average  School Room. A recent Census of  New York City reveals the fact that  in that City alone 17,928* School Children needed Eye Care". Why not try  Murine Eye Remedy for Red, Weak  Weary, Watery Eyes, Granulation.  Pink Eye and Eye Strain? Murine  doesn't Smart; Soothes Eye Pain. Is  compounded by Experienced Physicians; Contains no Injurious or Prohibited Drugs. Try Murine for Your  Eye Troubles; You will "like Murine.  Try it in Baby's Eyes for Scaly Eyelids. Druggists Sell Murine at 50c.  The Murine Eye Remedy Co., Chicago,  Will Send You Interesting Eye Books  Free.  Yakutsk, the commercial emporium  of Eastern Siberia, is the coldest city  in the world.  The Village Grocer (peevishly)���  "Look here, Aaron! What makes yon  put the big apples on the top of the  bar'l? .     ._-  The Honest Parmer ' (cheerily)���  What makes you comb that long  scalplock over your bald spot?���  -Puck.��� ������ =   Ask for Minard's and take  no other.  Rhody��� 'Tis contented Oi found ye  sittin' here, Mike. Are ye shmokin'  the noipe. of peace?  Mike���Oi'm contented, Rhody; hut  for the ris't ave it ye're back end to.  Oi'm shmokin' me piece ave poipe.���  .ludge.  The All Red Route  Ottawa.���In reply to a question by  Hon. Mr. Poster, Sir Wilfrid Laurier  replied that nothing could be said in  regard to the All-Red route scheme  until Deputy-Postmaster-General ('oul-  ter had returned from Australia,  whither he had gone in connection  with the matter. The premier promised a statement for the beginning of  the next session of parliament.  Dowieites for Alberta  Edmonton.���The - entire colony oi  Dowieites numbering 100 families,  from Zion City will locate in - the  Edmonton district this summer. Four  representatives of the colony left un  der the direction of a guide" to inspect  tlie country to the east of the city and  will be absent for some weeks. The  colony will acquire 50,000 acres. An-,  other colony of .60 German families  from near Chicago is also preparing  to come to Northern Alberta. Three tf  their forerunners reached the city last  week.      V  For years Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator has ranked .as the most  effective preparation manufactured,  and it.always maintains its reputation.  THE NEW  COIFFURE.  Smart Women Have Taken Up the  Parted Pompadour.  After all the preaching nbout the  parted pompadour. It didn't-come in  intil the season was well started Now  the smart women are rapidly taking It  "p. At the opera, at dinner dances, nt  :he theater unci wherever women gather with bare heads the parted pompa-  Jour ls the mode of the moment-  It is doubtful if the small roll of hair  jver the temples could be diguined by  the name of pompadour. Jt stands out  little from tbe face. It is slightly  waved, more often at borne thau on  the Irons of the hairdresser. The parting ls on tbe left side and tbe hair  orushed away from lt In man fashion.  At the right side of the part the hair  sweeps down over tbe brow and across  the temples In a large rippling wave.  The left side goes back over tbe ear  and is tucked Into the small I'syene  knot lhat stands straight out from the  aead.  Every one thought this parted pompadour would be unbecoming. On the  contrary, it Is quire attractive and a  charming relief from" the mass of ruff-*  3d and ratted hair thnt we have been  wearing over the brow for years.  Whatever rats or crapes are put into  tbe balr to keep It out now are used  at the sides. They must not go across  the back except under the Psyche  knot.  The correct coiffure adopted by the  majority has the hnir brushed up  smoothly from the nape of tbe npek to  tbe knot itself. There Is no bulging  aut or sagging down, lt ls a clean  Grecian sweep, usually held In place  by a wide barrette.  A couple of Scotch ministers were  taking dinner together one summer  day in n little manse, in the Highlands. Tt was the Sabbath day, the  weather was beautiful, and the bubbling streams were full ol trout, and  the> woods full of summer birds. One  turned to the other ahd said: "Mon,  don't ye often feel tempted on these  beautiful Sundays to go cut fishing?"  "Na, na," said the othev. "I never  feel tempted.   I juist gang."  "What   is .the matter with the ser  vice this afternoon?" asked the angry  manager of the  telephone  exchange.  "The town is in a tumult, and every  subscriber has a complaint."  "Tt can't be avoided," explained a  subordinate, calmly. "The morning  papers announced that a man by the  name of Smith had been injured in a  tram smash. As a.result, every Smith  is telephoning to every other Smith to  learn if the Smith who was hurt was  his Smith."  "Why doesn't someone invent a new  puzzle?"  "Cheer up; the. spring change, of  railway timetables is about due."���  Buffalo Express.  Tf n girl is really pre-ty, she doesn't  mind being told that sune other girl  is.  AlgV���Myrtle, what are your objections to marrying me?  Myrtle���I have only i ne objection,  Algy.. I'd have to live with you.  hove Dr.  my    heart  Dr.  "Maria,  I'm  going     to  Squillips   treat   me    for  trouble."  "What   do   you   know,  about  Squillips, John?"  "All I know about him is that Mr.  Gotsum recommends him to me."  "Who is Mr. Gotsuni?"  "Mr. Gotsum is 'one of the stockholders of the life insurance company  that is carrying a $20,000 risk on my  life."���Chicago Tribune.  It is the faithle.ss pe 'on who.hasn't  any faith in his faith  Training Canadian Troops in England  London.���The suggestion comini  from Canada that two regiments of  Canadian.infantry militia should isit.  Aldershotin August to undergo a ,ew  weeks' training with the regulars  there, the Canadian Press association  hears, is not. received. favorably at  military headquarters. Howaver.  should any formal proposal for a visit  be made to the war office, the month  of March is suggested as the bes*  time, as then the tiaining of troops al  Aldershot begins for the year.  Wheat in Punjab ���������  Lahore, India.���The- official estimate of the Punjab wheat crop for  1909 is 2,72."*,099 tons an increase of  22 per cent, over the crop of 1908.  "I'think," said Miss Cayenne, "that  in the course of time we shall be communicating with Mars." "What ot  it?" inquired the professor. "We  won't be, able to exchange any ideas  of importance." "Perhaps not. But  the conversations at teas and receptions should fortify7 us for a little disappointment like that."-���Washington  Star. 7-  -,4*00057%  SEWING  SUGGESTIONS.  Pretty shades for the center table  lamps-may - be -rande-easily -at-home-  I.ake the wire frames aud cover them  with shltnmery silk or tissue paper. If  the paper Is used make cords of the  same. Insets of filet net In the silk  shades are specially effective and not  difficult to place.  An embroiderer gives this rule for  working Initials on lingerie: Never use  anything on cotton for embroidery but  cotton. If the material is linen take  care to use linen thread. Best results  are obtained If when padding is necessary the same thread is used for this  part of the work ns for the embroidery  proper.  For a coat hanger get three heavy  wires about twenty-sis inches long and  cover them with ribbon casings, using  black, yellow and red for the different  cases. Fasten the three wlrps together,  braid them and finish each end with  ribbon bows. Cover a wire for the  hanger. These can be made of any  ribbon covering.  To correctly find one's waist measure  so as to be able to put belt or girdle  on shirt waist cut shirt waist somewhat shorter than full length pattern;  make waist and then try on; tie a tape  around waist, plnclng fullness in back,  front and sides just as desired. Then  take a Ipad pencil, mark the waist all  around just below tape. Cut off even  with marked line after taking off  waist. Put on belt, remembering to  have measured distance from middle  of back to undernrm seam !so as to  know exactly where to let fullness be.  This Is an excellent Iden7and will be of  ?reat benefit to home dressmakers.  siabetes,;  !3 THE*'  The Husking Bee. ..-'  The country swain dropped his red  ear and leaned over to the country  lass.     ��  "Mandy. c-can I kiss yeou now?'v be  asked anxiously.  "Not now. Hiram," giggled Mandy.  "Why not?"        7    7    :.���....-/,....���  "Because even the corn has ears."-  St. Louis Republic.  TEA  Is Delicious  Always of High  and  Uniform  Quality.  Lead Packets Only. At all Grocers  30c, 40c, 50c and 60c per Ib.  'Poultry Peace'  Will rid Birds and Buildings  of   Lice,   Mites   and   other   '  Vermin.  If applied to the bird with  a sponge it will not discolor  the feathers or injure the  bird.  One Dollar Per Gallon.  'Vermin Death'  Is a beautiful brown wood-  stain   for   floors    and   other  impainted wood work,   that ���  will exterminate bedbugs.  Specially suitable for'floors  and   interior   trim.     Great  covering capacity.  Two Dollars Per Gallon.  If your storekeeper    does  not keep them, write  Carbon Oil Works,  Limited  WINNIPEG, CANADA.  Manufacturers of    "COWL BRAND"  Oil Saecialties.  SUNLIGHT   at   NIGHT I  produced by  ALADDIN the WONDERFUL LAMP  from common   V  COAL OIL���(kkbobkne)���Makes and  burns Kr own gas under mantle. Ihe  chonpeBt artificial light in existence.  No better light obtainable at an;  cost. .Odorless, noiseless, olean.'slm- -  pie and safe. Lamp pays for ithulf  in fow months in saving oil. An  ideal light (or store, office or house.  Write for our. fbee lamp introduo- .  tory offer.    .... - : ���   ��� - "  The   Mantle   Lamp   Company,  Dept. L,"   ���       _ /"       of America, ���'  Agents wanted Everywhere.  141 Bannatyne Ave..   Winnipeg.  Each Had His Work.  Gyer���There go Pec.kem and his  wife. She is a lecturer, and he is an  entertainer.  Myer-Both in public life, eh?  Gyer���Oh, no! When he wants to  go downtowu in the evening she gives  him a lecture; then he stays home and  entertains the baby.���St. Louis Post-  Dispatch.  ^StppfJNg  Cores Slrainti PuHr Ankles.LymphantihaV  FoU Evil. Fiatula. Seres. Wire Col*, Briiis.  M and Swellings, Lameness.'tnd Allays  Prill Quickly without Biis-erinff. removing  the hair, or laying the horae np. PlonsanS  to ate. S3.00 per bottle at dealers or delivered.   Horse Book 5 D free.  ABSORBINE, JR., (mankl>.d.��1.08��of  tlejJTor 8traiu��,Qout,"Vurico��eVein��,Var-  leocele.llydmrnlo, I'rontatitla, kills pain.  W. F. X01H-S, P.D.F..  137 Ternoft St.. Si-fasticM. ����������..  LTHAXB Ltd., S..Ur����I, C����*1U�� A����U.     .  'Its (wrnsbed bj MsrUa Bote & Wy���� Cs.. Wnsistt;  Ihe NaUaaat Drai 4 CUflmcal Co., WtHutioeg las Ctluuy:  nd Hen 'ersen Brat. Cs- Ltd.. Viincenvsr.  W. N. U., No. 743 '*-?���'  THE   LEADER,   MOYIE,    BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  LAY FOR WEEKS  AT DEATH'S DOOR  BUT DODD'S KIDNEY PILLS CUR.  ED MRS. THOMPSON'S DROPSY  It Started with Backache   and   Grew  Worse   till   the   Doctor   Said . She  V    Must Die.  Holt, Ont. (Special1).���All the countryside here is ringing with the wonderful cure of Mrs. Samuel Thompson,  who lay at the point of death for  weeks;; swollen with Dropsy so that  the doctor five different times decided  to tap her but desisted because, as  her husband said, "It might be bet  ter to let her die in peace." After  the 'doctor had given her up Dodd't  Kidney Pills cured her. -       , '���*���'.  ��� Mrs. Thompson's terrible, trouble  started with pain in the hack. She  grew worse and the doctor treated hei  for jaundice for eight weeks.- Then  her feet ancl legs began to swell, ancl  it was realized that Dropsy was thc-  trouble. For seven months she suffered. The doctor said there was no  hope; she must die.  As a last resort Dodd's Kidney Pills-  wore tried. The improvement was*  slow, hut gradually her strength cn'nu  hack. To-day. Mrs. Thompson is p  well woman. She says, ancl the. conn  tryside knows, she owes her life ,.tc.  Dodd's Kidney Pills.  If the disease is of the Kidneys, 01  from the Kidneys, Dodd's Kidney'  Pills will cure it.  THE     NEW     BRITISH     BUDGET  -  7 And He Didn't  She���So many men marry for  money. You wouldn't marry ine for  money, would you, dearest?  He (absently)���No, darling. T  wouldn't marry you for all the money  in the world.  She���Oh, you horrid, norrid wretch !  "I say, Jack Perkins has asked into lend him ten dollars."  "Well, do it. As a personal favor to  me let him have it."  "Personal favor to you?"  "Yes. If you don't let him have-it.  he'll come to me for it."  "So you, are going to many Swell-  hed," asks the erstwhile suitor. "1  am," replies the beauteous creature  "I don't see how���pardon me for being  so frank���I don't see*" how you can admire him at all. He is so insufferably  conceited." "Well, if you were engaged to me it would make you insufferably conceited yourself."  BETTER   THAN   SPANKING.  Spanking does not cure children of  bed-wetting. There is a constitutional  cause for this trouble. Mrs. M. Sum  mers, Box W. I., Windsor, Ont., will  send free to any mother her successful  home treatment, with full instructions." Send no money but write hei  to-day if your children trouble you  in this way. Don't blame the child,  the chances are it can't help it. This  treatment also cures adults ancl aged  people troubled with urine difficulties  by day or night.  Wealthy Class of the United Kingdom  ' Will  Have to  Pay More���Taxation of Land Values  London.���The House of Commons  passed the new death duties by X \c.t-  of 298 to 122, the 'settlement duties by  .'300 to 123, the legacy succession*duties  by 300 to 127, the automobile tax is  without a division and the reduction  of the sinking fund by 203 to 50.  Ex-Premier Balfour again strongly  denounced the death duties: "Let us  be careful," he said. "We do not as  sociate : democracy with robbery, an  association which never has been true  in any civilized, modern state, p'nrl  which I hope never will be true in"  this country, but it seems nearer after  this budget than before.";    ���      "  Under the new budget, which is the  creation of Lloyd-George, chancellor  of the exchequer, the poor-rich man  has a hard lot. He must pay over an  8 per cent, income tax, $200 a .-ear  for each of his big automobiles, .louble  the former -tax on all stock, a new  tax on all his land, and 20 per cent,  of all the increase in land values.  When he dies, if he was a millionaire, the state will seize a maximum  of 27 per cent, of his entire property.  This is divided into three taxes: 15  per cent, death duties, 10 per cent,  legacy duty on all bequests except to  near relatives, and a general tax of  2 per cent, on all estates passing to  probate. ���,  . There are numerous instances annually where estates pass-to probate  twice in the" same year through the  death of an heir of the first owner.  The operation of the new'law'would  confiscate to the state as high as 54  per cent, of such properties.* .If���the  total amounted to a million or more,  the burden upon large estates WTtld  be even greater than these figures  would indicate,-: for .the government  compels immediate cash payment ;.y  the great properties.  Of course they do not represent  cash, but all manner of investments.  Executors are required to make immediate forced sales of sufficient  property to satisfy the government  demands. This is especially so wh'Ti  the. real estate involves heavy sacrifices.  IRISH-AMERICAN    PILGRIMAGE  Movement Now on  Foot for a Great  Pilgrimage   of   Irish-Americans'  <-     to the Old  Land  London.���A movement is on foot for  a great pilgrimage of Irish-Americans  to Ireland next year is being eagerly  discussed in all parts of that country  One of the originators of the movement is Richard Croker, who says he  is glad to hear that the project is  meeting with success. V    V  "Whether 500 or 1,000 or 50,000 Irish-  Americans cross, the Atlantic and tour  -Ireland." He said, "money is'boimd to  be left in the country and its industries are bound to'benefit. Such a  scheme, if successfully carried out.  may be the means'of starting new industries/      ��� ..,���'���-'..'.        -  "I believe there-is a great future before Ireland, but it badly needs men  with means to come and help its development. There are more inducements for people to come to Ireland  than ever before. Better houses are  being built, ancl the land act has done  a lot of good in encouraging the  people to stay at home and work their  own land.  - "It is remarkable to think how few  Irish-Americans of Irish parentage  know anything about- the attractions  of Ireland, "Americans arrive at,  Queenstown and rush through *.o Liv  erpool without seeing anything of the  country. What, mny they find better  in'Italy than you can see here?" asked  Mr.v Croker, as he pointed to ��� the  beautiful landscapes surrounding nis  home. He added that he would like  to see the pilgrimage made an annual  affair.  Bronchitis More  Than a  "Pa!" "What is it?'-' "This here  Longfellow pome begins: 'This is the  forest primeval.' Whnt is the forest  primeval?" "Why, that's easy. Mosquitoes are the forest's prime evil."���  Cleveland Loader.  Through indiscretion in eating green  fruit in summer many children become subject to cholera morbus caused  by irritating acids that act violently  on the lining of the intestines. Pains  and dangerous purgings ensue and the  delicate system of the child 'suffers-  under the drain. In such cases thc  safest and surest medicine is Dr. J.' D.  Kellogg's Dysentery Cordial. " It will  check the inflammation and save the  child's life.  More anthracite coal is . shipped  from Swansea, Wales, than from any  other port in the world.  Irrigated   Lands   Being   Extended  Winnipeg.���"One million acres of  Albertan irrigated land will be sold  this year by the Canadian Pacific railway at the present rate of progress,"  said T. Heeney, thc head of that department of the company's work. ,  "Half a million acres were disposed  of last year, but there has been an  immense influx of Americans from the  irrigated lands of the United States,  ancl hy the end of the season we anticipate having three million acres of  irrigated land occupied." Mr. Heeney  declared that farmers who had enjoyed experience of irrigated land appreciate the fact that it is more  reliable than ordinary soil. The land  in Alberta "that was being irrigated  had. previous to irrigation, produced  forty and fifty bushels an acre. The  aim was not to" increase the yield but  to' make the land independent of  "droughts.  Mr. Heeney said a contract had"just  been let to Foley; Welch & Stewart  for extending the irrigation system" to  the extent, of a million acres. He said  prospects had never been better.7  Mr. Heeney has been to Montreal to  the head offices of the C. P. R. ���  Hydrochloric acid should be used to  clean the porcelain surfaces of. spark  plugs, as emery, so often einp' ��yed,  scratches them.   A little girl was engaged in mnkini.'  nn apron for her doll. Looking up to  her mother, she snid; "Mother, I believe that 1 will be a duchess when 1  grow up." '   -  "Why, Molly, how is it that you ex  pect to become a duchess?"  "Why, by marrying a Dutchman, oi  course."  Good Advice for'Ai stralia and Others  London.���Addressing a gathering of  Australians here o:> the naval iues-  tion. Admiral ��� I.or.i Charles Beresford urged that t!uj colonies, instead  of contributing towards the building of  a Dreadnought, should build cruisers  to".protect .their ���racle and commerce,  and to.form the nucleus of navies of  their'own,. after the .example of  Japan, which half a century ago was  fighting with the to. toi'se 'shell armor  and bows and arrows.  This, lie said, sli .uld not be difficult for the. colonics. What the i'rit-  ish Empire wanted was a navy that  was able to go out and attack and  protect trade routes. He considered  that "Our insane advertising of  Dreadnoughts' offended other nations  ancl involved Euro.io in terribly expensive-- naval competition.  U. E. Loyalists and Empire's Defence  Toronto.���A strong position upon the  question of anada's naval policy was  taken by .the United Empire Loyalists'  association at a recent meeting. A  resolution' which had previously been  endorsed by the Daughters of the  Empire wns introduced and carried  unanimously. The resolution first expressed hearty appreciation and approval of both associations of the naval  defence resolutions passed by the Dominion parliament, and then said that  the Canadian naval service should be  organized^ on a sufficiently liberal and  comprehensive scale 'to provide ade  quate protection to our coasts and  commerce and also a contribution to  defensive power of.the empire.- They  will heartily endorse any action the  Canadian government may take pending organization of a Canadian .navnl  service to make a special ancl imme--  diate contribution to the Imperial  navy of one or more of the most  powerful battleships in the world.  Sometimes it becomes chronic and  returns again and again, wearing  out its victim.  At other times it develops rapidly into  pneumonia���cure is found in Dr.  Chase'-s Syrup of Linseed and Turpentine.    . ...  Any cold is serious enough when its  dreadful possibilities are considered,  but when there is soreness or tightness  in the chest and a dry hard cough you  can look for bronchitis, which is often  confused with an ordinary cold. -  It is usually known by aching limbs  and body pains, chilly feelings, weari-*  ness and weakness, pain in the chest  and a tight, tearing cough. Fever, dry  skin, thirst,' coated tongue and constipation are other symptoms.  Dr. Chase's Syrup of Linseed ahd  Turpentine seems almost like a specific  for-bronchitis because it is so successful in loosening up the cough, aiding  expectoration and preventing the inflammation from reaching the lungs.  Bronchitis is particularly dreaded  because of its tendency to develop into  pneumonia and even when this dons  not result bronchitis is likely to return  again- and again whenever a slight  cold is taken until it wears put even  the most vigorous system.  Dr. Chase's Syrup of Linseed nnd  Turpentine is-so prompt in affording  relief and so thorough and fnr-rcach-  ing in action that it succeeds when  ordinary cough medicines have no influence.  Mr. James F. Thompson, Yonge  Mills, Leeds Co., Ont., writes: "Last  winter my two hoys were so bad with  colds on the chest or bronchitis that  they coughed all night and could get  no rest or sleep. Several cough rem  edies were tried to no avail until I  was told about Dr. Chase's Syrup of  Linseed and Turpentine, and this  treatment, soon cured them." 25 cts. a  bottle, at all dealers, or Edmanson,  Bates & Co., Toronto.  BOTH    NATIONS    WERE    WRONG  Probably the oldest deir.ieks in th.-  world.that still are in use are two at  Trier, Germany, erected in 1413, and  -.ne at Anderach, Germany, built in  1554. The loads are. chain lifted. bj  train wheels sixteen feet in diameter.  The Beauty of a Clear Skin.���The  condition of the liver regulates the  condition of the blood. A disordered  liver causes impurities in the blood  and these show themselves .in.blem  ishes on the skin. Parmelee's Veget  able Pills in acting upon* the liver aci  upon the blood, and a clear, healthv  skin will follow intelligent, use of thi'  standard medicine. Ladies, who will  fully appreciate this prim ��� quality oi  these pills, can use them with the certainty that the effect will be most  gratifying.  The Dear Girl���He had the impu  dence to ask me for a kiss.".'.  Her Dear Friend���The idea? What  cheek!'  The Dear Girl (blushing)���Hi  wasn't particular which.  High..Prices for Eggs  Toronto.���Ontario's biggest egg shippers stated that after careful survey of  the situation they believed that thero  will be no cheap eggs in Canada this  year, owing to the immense demand  from western markets. Prices in the  country are 17 and 18 cents per lozen.  the highest oh record. London is the  centre of the largest egg shipping industry in Canada, and'recently;several  million dozens have been sent west  Large orders arc still unfilled.  High Wheat Prices Will Continue  Chicago���J. A. Patten, of the hoard  of trade firm of Bartlett, Patten &  Company, whose operations in wheat  have "received national, notice during  the last few weeks, reviewed the  wheat situation and gave his opinion  of the market in an address before the  Flour Manufacturers' club of Chicago  recently.      r *  "I predict," he said, "that higher  prices will prevail all the world over  for a year to come in wheat and that  red winter wheat'(soft wheat) will sell  as high in America a year from now  as it is selling to-day."  Czar Pardons Stoessel and Nebogatoff.  St. Petersburg.���Lieutcnant-General  Anatole M. Stoessel and Rcar-Admiral  Nebogatoff have been released from  confinement in the fortress of St. Peter  and St. Paul by order of Emperor  Nicholas. The health of both men  has been gravely affected by' their  confinement.  General Stoessel was found guilty  by court martial of surrendering Port  Arthur to the Japanese, and was serving a sentence of ten years' imprison  ment. Nebogatoff was sentenced to  be interned in a fortress for the same  length of time for surrendering to the  enemy at the battle of the Sea of  Japan.  Stoessel began his sentence Arajwh  20, 1908, while Nebogatoff took up his  quarters in the fortress April 15, 1907.  Rear-Admiral Gregorieff and Lieut.  Smirnoff, subordinate officers under  Nebogatoff in the Russo-Japanese  war, were pardoned a month ago.  American   Indian  as  Co-Respondent  London, Eng.���A divorce has neen  granted in this city in which White  Cloud, a North American Indian, was  cited as co-respondent. This" \s tlie  first time an American Indian has so  appeared in England, and a crowd  went to the court room in the hope of  seeing the Indian, but he did not appear.  The suit was brought by a Mr.  Green, who alleged that while White  Cloud was playing in this city with a  Wild West show, he captivated Mrs.  Green and induced her to leave hcr  husband. The court found in favor  of Mr. Green. The. papers were served  on-White Cloud-by-advertising .  "Yes," said a retired insurance  agent to his friend, "I once got p.. man  to take out a $100,000 life assurance  policy only the day before he was  killed, and it took a lot of coaxing to  do it."  "My word," replied the friend,  "that was rough or the company. I  expect you wished .your persuasive  powers had not been so successful!"  "H'm! No," said the agent; "you  see, I married the widow."  Mmnrd's Liniment Co., Limited.  I  was very, sick with  Quinsy   and  thought   I would   strangle.     I used  MINARD'S LINIMENT and it cured  me at once.  1 am never without it now.  Yours gratefully,  MRS. C. D. PRrXOE.  Nnuwigewnuk, Oct. 21st.  The    Hague   Criticises   the    Position  Taken by Germany and France  in the Casablanca-Affair  The Hague.���The decision of the  Court of Arbitaration on the Cnsa-  blanca ^dispute between France and  Germany over the forcible seizure by  French officials of deserters from the  French foreign legion while under the  protection of the German consulate,  has been delivered. While not placing  the blame definitely upon 'cither.  France or Germany", the court censures the representatives of each nation in . several particulars. It declares that the secretary of "the German consulate at Casablanca wrongfully endeavored to bring about the  embarkation on a German steamship  of deserters from the French foreign  legion, who were not of German nationality, and adds that the consulate  had even no right to protect deserters'  who were of German nationality, nnd  that the consult committed an error in  signing their safe conduct.  Nevertheless, the decision continues,  the German" consulate officials were  not guilty of an intentional fault.  The court adds that the French military authorities were wrong in not respecting the de fncto protection exercised by the German consulate. The  circumstances did not justify the  French soldie'rs in threatening the consular agents with revolvers, nor in  their ill-treatment of the Moroccan  troops attached to the German consulate. ...���'.'  The court concludes with the statement that it is unnecessary to deal  with the other claims of the litigants.  ' The official view of the decision rendered by the court of arbitration on  the Casablanca dispute is favorable,  according to the Kord Deutsche Alle-  gerrieine Zeitung. *  "The decision," says the paper,  "takes a middle course, '.'between the  German and French view points. The  officials of both eo.intries are declared  to have been wrong in various points  While both governments^must expresr  regrets Germany wll do,so willingly,  as the action of ihe German agentr  has been recognized from the first not  to be free from blame.  "A very disagreeable incident is  settled by the decision in a worthy  manner for practical politics and in  a satisfactory " way for international  relations."  COLLAPSE   OF    FRENCH   STRIKE  Curtain Is Rung Down Upon General  Turmoil and Peace and Quietness Now Reigns  '  Paris.���The curtain has been rung  down upon the general strike, amid recriminations by the leaders, who tried  to bring the responsibility for the failure upon each other and the defeated  postal employees. Tlie end came, when  a few hundred laborers voted to re-  sumework. ,  The General v Federation of Labor  issued a manifesto in which they seel-  to cover "up their retreat, explaining  that the postal employees were over  confident, of the success of their second strike, "which everything shows  was prepared and instigated by the  government, which was desirous of an  opportunity to avenge itself against  the leaders of the first strike."  The statement adds that the strikes  of the excavators and other workmen  have sufficiently demonstrated the solidarity of the proletariat and the postmen.  With the surrender of the general  Federation of Labor the strike of the  postal employees, which had already  practically ended, collapsed utterly  and the few men who were still on  strike decided to return to their  offices and try to obtain their old  positions. The postmen and a few  of the other unions arc now raising a  fund from which to give thc dismissed  postal employees $30 a month until  they can obtain other employment.  .Minard's   Liniment  used  by   Physi  cians.       :  Two   Extraordinary   Operations  " At ��� the St. Louis City hospital then  ,was performed recently two sureicnl  operations of such a dplicnte and un  usual nature that leading surgeons n'  the city went there to see them. Onf  was the insertion of a rubber tube'in  the stomach of Mrs. Anna Davis. Sh7  swallowed concentrated jye by mis  take ^recently, and this v ill prevent  her swallowing food.. Hereafter her  life will be .sustained by. food forced  into her "Stomach throug the tube.  The other operation was the removal  of a small splinter of steel from the  arterial system of George. Watkins, 60  years old. The splinter was carried  along by the blood and was wearinc  out the walls of the arteries. Thr  splinter was located by means of thr  X-ray, and then the artery above and  below that point was'bound and the  tiny bit of metal was ren.ovecL Both  patients will recover.  Alberta's School Fund Totals $506,518  Ottawa.���In reply to a question by  M. S. McCarthy, of Calgary, in the  House of Commons, Hon. -Frank  Oliver said that, assuming the school  lands of Alberta .to comprise one-  eighteenth of the total area of the  province, that is to say. two sections  out of thirty-six, the area of school  lands still unsold would be approxi  mately 8,31,000 ac-res. The amount of  the Alberta school fund on March 31  last was $506,518, but this is subject  to a revision of the. final adjustment  of revenue for the last fiscal year. The  total amount of deferred-payments on  March 31 last was $1,168,523, but this  amount is also subject to revision.  Church Colleges in Saskatchewan  Regina.���The provincial hoard of directors of the Presbyterian residential  college for Saskatchewan met recently  and decided to erect a college at  Moose Jaw. One hundred thousand  dollars will be raised for this purpose  and the city of Moose, Jaw is donating  a free site for the building.  The Church of England will locate  a college at the university site at;  Saskatoon, and Lutherans will do the  same.  Philippines Wmt Independence  Manilla.���With but slight variation  from its action oi final adjournment  of the session of 19('6, the Philippine  general assembly in the closing hour  of its session adopV-d the second resolution declaring n fnvor of the independence of the islands.  "Father,, what does 'apprenticing'  mean?" asked a boy in quest of in  formation.  Father���"It means the binding of  one person to another by agreement,  and that one person so round hns to  teach the other ill he can of his trade  or profession, whilst the other has to  watch and learn how things are done,  and to make himself useful in everyway."  Freddie���"Then I suppose you're  apprenticed to mother, aren't you.  dad?" and the old man rushed off  to catch his train without a word.  *****************  * COAL   STRIKE   SETTLED      1  *  ���__ ^  Macleod.���The board of concilia-  * tion  and  arbitration     appointed  * under the Lemieux Act, which has  * for some days been endeavoring *  * to   reconcile   the   differences   be- *  * tween   thc   striking   coal   miners *  * and operators in the southern dis- *  * tricts, has succeeded in bringing*  * about  an  agreement,  and   peace *  * and a speedy resumption of work *  ��� is assured.    J he informal  agree- #  ment was reached after long dis  cussion.  The; main features are that the  miners'  will   yield   on   the   open  *  * miners'  will   yield   on   the  * shop contention and the operators  * will yield as to discrimination. *  �� *  *****************  Castro Can Return to Venezuela  Caracas.���A decision has been rendered by a judge oi the criminal court  dismissing the 'barge against Castro  of complicity in a plot to assassinate  Juan Vincente Gomez last December  Senor Gomez at tne time was acting  president of the republic, having been  left at the head of the government by  Castro when he sailed for Europe on  November 23.  The decision was rendered on a petition of the attorney general, who  took as the grounds for his plea the  recent amnesty decree of President  Gomez, which gave freedom to all  persons taken prisoners at the time Qf  the overthrow of the Castro adminis  tration last December. Everybody under arrest charged with complicity in  the attempted assassination was liberated at that time.  This is the offence for which Castro  was threatened- with arrest if l.e re  turned to Venezuela.  A QUESTION OF HEALTH  Without Rich, Red Blood You Cannot -  '-, be Healthy-How to Obtain;- ''\  /- - '    This Blessing,'' . .;  ' If every woman nnd young girl would"  realize the danger of^alldwing blood  to become, thin and poor, would "understand than the majority of common  diseases are" causpd by an anaemic  (or bloodless) condition, that persistent pallor means that the blood is not  furnishing the ojgans with the required amount of nourishment, there  would be awakened interest in the  tonic treatment with Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills. Thin blood means starved  nerves, weakened digestion, functional  disorders, headaches, frequently neu- ...  ralgia, sciatica end even partial ��� paralysis. Dr. Williams' Pink Pills build  up the blood, repair waste and prevent and check disease. They fill  the system with rich, red blood which  means good health and life.  Miss Marie Dionne, St. Angele, Que.,  says:���"I am deeply grateful for what  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills have done  for me. My blood had almost turned  to water. I was vale, had no appetite,  suffered from pains in the back' and  side, and had a feeling of constant depression. The smallest exertion would  leave me breathless, and I wan reduced in flesh until I weighed only 93  pounds. I got nothing to help nie until I began the use of Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills. They began helping me  after the first couple of weeks, and'in  a few weeks more I was again perfectly well. The color returned to my  cheeks, the pains left nie, and I gained  in wpight until now I weigh 130  pounds. I feel so happy for what fir.  Williams' Pink Pills have done for  me that T hope some other ailing, miserable girl will profit by my experience and obtain new health."  These Pills are sold hy all medicine  dealers or you can get them by mail  at 50 cents a box or six boxes for  $2.50 from The Dr. Williams' Medi-  cine Co., Brockville, Ont.  It is with satisfaction that we call  attention to the Aladdin Mantle Lamp  as advertised in these columns. With  the perfection of such inventions as  these, we see our country dwellers  coming into their own, for it'solves  the artificial light problem in smaller  towns and country residences. The  Aladdin, which uses a mantle, and  burns common coal oil, gives a brighter ancl softer light than either gas or  electricity, and at a much smaller  cost.  Millions Celebrated Holiday  London.���Empire Day. which comes  on the anniversary of the birth of the  late Queen Victoria, was more generally observed this year than since its  inauguration. Tho day has been  selected 'as the. occasion upon which  children of the empire shall honor thr  flag, and it wns celebrated in every  part of Great Britain. It is estimated  that all told not less than fifteen million saluted the national emblem and  in the United Kingdom alone close to  four million children took part in the  demonstration. For the first time  London had an organized celebration.  Five thbusand uniformed school boys  marched through the main streets of  the capital to Hyde park. All the  children gathered and saluted the national emblem as well as the emblem  of fifty-six dominions and colonies.  Work  on  the  G.  T.   P.  Vancouver.���With the opening of  navigation on the Skcena river, permitting the landing of laborers at  various camps almost shut off from  communication with the outside  world during the winter months, impetus has been given to construction  along the Grand Trunk Pacific railway. Over 1,000 new hands have been  added to the payrolls of the contractors during the past six weeks  The early fall will see the first 100  mile section completed and in operation. .'J. W. Stewart, managing direc  tor of Foley, Welch & Stewart, railway contractors, who are carrying out  this contract, has gone east. Rumor  has it that this firm will secure the  next contract for the extension ���*���! the  line 125 miles beyond the mouth of  the Copper river. Work has been  suspended on "the Kilamaafb'ranch to  connect the main line at Kitsalas  canyon with Kilamaat.  Lyttleton   Sounds, the   Imperial   Note  London.���There  wa i     a  _ brilliant  Ancient Medical College.  While it is customary to credit  Hippocrates, the Greek physician,  with being the father of medicine,  discoveries of recent years have revealed the fact that the healing art  flourished as a profession in far earlier times than we have any record  of it in the history of Greece. Physicians were plentiful in the Egypt  of .1500 B.C., and there is evidence to  show that a medical college existed  in'' Borsippa, a suburb of Babylon,  even before'the latter date. v.'.-'-.".'.  Selling Bad Eggs a Crime in New York  New York.���Two men have been se'.i-  enced to sixty days' imprisonment,  one Jor selling bad eggs, the other for  using them in making pastry. This  announcement was made by the board  of health. They a.-- the first cases on  record in New York where a prison  sentence has been imposed for the  offence. This drastic action was *aken  to break up the pri ctice which ihe repeated imposition of fines failed to  check.  Lord Strathcona May Be Generous  Winnipeg.���Subscriptions for the  Canadian exposition and Selkirk c-'n  tennial in Winnipeg are already beginning to come. The street rarl-vfay  company has headed the list with u  contribution of $7,000. There \vr.s a  persistent rumor on the streets ih.it  Lord Strathcona has granted $2,500,U)0  on conditions that the exposition be  Jap Warship for  Behring. Sea  St. Petersburg.���A local new-spaper  publishes a despatch from Tokio r y-  ing Japan has. decided to send a warship to the Behring Sea on account of  the repeated seizures there of Japanese vessels by American and Russian  ships.  The Duchess's Dairy.  The Duchess of Abercprn owns a  model dairy in Ireland, which,  though run as a hobby, is yet a  thoroughly business., concern, and  from" it her grace supplies several  iargo Belfast firms with butter and  oreani.  No Danger of Misleading Anybody.  "Would you advise a young man to  go Into politics?"  "Without hesitation. If he is really  fitted for politics lie won't tuke ad  vice. He'll Insist on giving It."���Wash  Ington Star.'  New   York   the   Insanity   Factory  Buffalo, N. Y;���That New York is  the place-where insanity is manufactured was the statement made ny Dr  Albert Warren Ferris, of Brooklyn  member of the elate commission in  lunacy, in a lecture on the general  phases of insanity before the men':>  club of St. Paul's church.  Diplomatic Comment.  "Many stories have been told of Cl-  priano Castro, exiled president of Venezuela, and of his monumental con-  celt." said Dr. T. II. McDonough of  San Francisco to the Washington Herald. "During the Russo-Japanese war  [the fall of Port Arthur was being explained to him.  "'Pshaw!' he exclaimed. 'With 500  Venezuelans 1 could have takp-n It In  four days.' ' ���.  " 'With a thousand in one day, your  excellency.' said the diplomatic representative of a European power.  "Castro was so pleased tbat It is said  the diplomat succeeded the next day  In procuring the payment of a claim  lhat his government had been vainly  pressing for years."  gathering at the annual dinner of'the  Royal Colonial Tmtitute, Alfred Lyttleton, former colonial secretary, presiding. Mr. Lyttleton said the true  way to get a great imperial navy was  to "foster the national spirit in the  dominions. Yet, what needed-'3 be  developed was not merely the sense  of nationality, but a comprehensive  patriotism embracing the empire ns  a whole. He emphasized the splendid  audacity of New Zealand in announcing to the world the unity of the empire. Patriotic speeches were also delivered by Hall Jones, a representative of New Zealand, the Earl of Jersey and Sir Gilbert Parker.  Ill-Treatment of Prisoners  St. John, N.B.���Joseph William  Shaw, alias Samuel Adams, after serving twenty-two months in Dorchester  penitentiary, announces that he will  write articles on the treatment of convicts in Dorchester penitentiary as  soon ns he* can rid his mind of bins  He says he can prove he charges to  the hilt. Graft on the pait of some  prison ofheialb is one charge, and another is to the effect that at least four  prisoners during the twenty-two  months he was there died from neglect and ill-treatment.  Prevention of Consumption  Hamilton, Ont.���At the annual meeting of the Canadian association for  the prevention of tuberculosis a resolution was passed urging all pro  vincial governments and legislatures  to" aid- in~ every-way-tlie reforifis to"  check the spread of disease. Dr. ,' G.  Adams, Montreal, was elected president. The next meeting of thc association will be held in Montreal.  Ever since entering the train, two  stations hack, the Yankee in England  had been talking about the speed with  which buildings were erected across  the water. Finally, to cap the climax  he told of a 22 story bui':ding which  was started and finished in on 2  month. His fellow-passengers had  given up all hope that he would ever  stop, when a burly Yorkshireman  turned to ,him, saying: "Why, mon  that's nowt. At home I've seen 'em  laying foundations for a row o' houses  in the morning when I'm goin' to.  work, and at night when I come back  thev're. turning t' people out for back  rent.'-  Keep Minard's Liniment in the house.  Anxious to Sell  Some years ago a wealthy American  syndicate desired to purchase the.New  York  Herald.     and   despatched  the  following  cable to  Mr.  Gordon  Bennett:     "Please wire price for  which  you will sell New/'o k Herald."   Mr.*  Bennett's  reply   was     characteristic.  He cabled back as follows:    "Daily, '  three cents;  Sunday, five cents.   -J.  Gordon Bennett."  How's This?  Wo ottn One Hundred Dollar) Howard for any  east! of Catarrh Uiat cannot be cured by Uall'i  Catarrh Cure.  F. J. CHCNF.Y & CO.. Tol��lo. O.  We, thc underelcned.  Iiuve knonti  F. J. Cheney  for the lant IS yours, and bcllevn him perfectly honorable   In   all   business   traniutctlons  and   financially  able to carry out any obllpailoitfl made by his Arm.  Waldikq. Kinnav & Maiivin.  W holesale DnjselBt.s. Toledo. O.  TTall's Catarrh Cure Is taken Internally, acting  directly upon the blood and mucoua nurfncea of the  tystem. It-stltnonlala sent free. 1'iice li Cent* por  bottle.  Sold by all Uruzitlsls.  Tuto Uall'i Family Pilla for constipation.  "Poor chap! Everything he earns  goes on his wife's back."  "Well, if you had senn her at the  opera you wouldn't think he earned  much."  The ease with which corns and warts  can be removed by Hollowny's Corn  Cure is its strongest recommendation.  It seldom fails.  Generous Newspaper Proprietor  New York.���Plans, have been mndi-  to establish in Toronto, Ont., a systom  of milk depots for the free distribution of pasteurizd milk similar to  the Strauss bureaus in New York  .1. Ross Robertson, chairman of inboard of trustees of the hospital for  sick children in Toronto, ancl :>.'������  prietor of the Toronto Evening  Telegram, is the donor of the net---  system for this city, although Nadi.in'  Strauss will send an expert from hero  to put it in working order.  Yacht Squadrons as Auxiliaries  Ottawa.���A deputation  representing  the Royal Canadian Yacht club is to  ,,,.,., ,   ,   - .wait on Sir Wilfrid Laurier and  '��ir  held mKildonan, and the permariMntj Brodeur  to  discuss   the  proposal   to  buildings be devoted to the univdvs- ty | util*ze  the  yacht squadrons  as  an*  of Manitoba.   This story could not be i ilinry cruisers in the naval program  confirmed.  wliich the government may develop.  A Concession.  "Your wife insists that women are  always superior to men?"  "No," answered Mr. Meekton. "The  other day Henrietta was real affable  and patient toward a man on the street  car, who stood up and took It for  granted that she wasn't as well able  to hang on to a strap as he waa."���  Washington Star.  King and Meredith's Tomb  London.���Tt is said that King Edward has taken a hand in the agitation to induce the Dean of Westminster to reconsider his decision not to  admit George Meredith's ashes to the  abbey, and if this is the case it is  almost certain that the novelist's remains will find a resting place there  after all.  Capt. Thomas Will Represent Alberta  Calgary.���At n recent meeting of .the  executive of the Alberta Press association, Capt. T. Berville Thomas was  appointed a delegate to the Imperial  Press conference to ho held in London  in a ,short time. Capt. Thomas has  left on his mission, and expects to he  absent for about six weeks.  Obed Smith Makes Fine Address  London.���J. Obcd Smith addressed  the Royal Society of Arts on Canada  as a field for investment, laying stress  on the tendency of the British investor  to" seek only official issues whilst  United Stataer, capitalists had the  clear field of industrials. The excellent paper was listened to hy an  influential audience, Lord Hindlip  presiding.  Swooped Down on Asquith  Sheffield.���A polithnl meeting that  was being addressi-.l here by Premiei  Asquith was stopped by a crowd of  suffragettes. Tho women, however  failed to effect an ei-trance to the hall  and several of theni were injured in  encounters with me police.  Mr. Asquith was obliged to make hi1-  exit secretly thrnu-fii a side floor before the proceedings had ended.  To aid horses to keep their footing  on  slippery  streets,  a Massachusetts  vi-terinary-has invented n_chnin"tread7"  which   may   no  buckled  tipon   their  hoofs without thp use of tools.  Minard's  Friend.  Liniment,    Lumberman's  An English paper says thnt the  champion absent-minded mnn lives at  Belhnm. On one. occasion he called  upon his ohl friend, the family physician. After a chat of a couple of  hours tlie doctor saw him to the door  and hade him good-night saying:  "'Come again. Family all well, I suppose?" "My heavens!" exclaimed the  absent-minded beggar, "that reminds  me of my errand. Mv wife is in a  fit!"  . Peace River Navigation Co.  Ottawa.���The Peace River Trade  and Navigation company has been incorporated with a capital of one million dollars. The incorporators are:  F. S. Lawrence, of Fort Vermilion,  Alta.; W. D. Lightnll, C. A. Harwood.  E. Greenwood and G. S; Wilson, of  Montreal.  Rival Railway Surveys  Vancouver, B. C.���Final location  surveys along the west bunk of the  Thompson rive*- 20 miles above Kamloops, are being made by the Canadian  Northern railway according to Major  J. T. Robinson of Kamloops, who wn"  in Vancouver the other day. This railway has three parties in the field and  is pushing its work to the limit of the  capacity of its men in order that it  may traverse the valley ahead of the  forces of the Grand Trunk Pacific  which is working two survey partif"-  on the east bank of the river w'thin  sight of the Canadian Northern men.  Teachers' Trip to Vancouver  Toronto.���Inspector Hughes has-'  conferred with a number of Toronto  teachers and planned the details of a  trip this summer to Vancouver to attend the Dominion Educational associ  ation convention, and then drop south  to Seattle to see the Alaskan exposition.  A Pill for Brain Workers.���The man  who works with his brains is more liable to derangement of the digestive  system than tlie man who works with  his hands, because the one calls upon  his nervous energy while the other  applies only his muscular strength.  Brain fag begets irregularities of the  stomach and liver, and the best remedy that can be used is Parmelee's  Vegetable Pills. They are specially  compounded for such cases, and all  those who use them can certify to  their supeiior power.  ��� Will Investigate Charges  Victoria, B. C���Colonel Gregory has-  been' appointed commissioner to in  vestigate the charges made against  Captain Gaudin, of the marine and  fisheries department. Capt. . Gaudin  denied them absolutely and asked for  ap investigation.  Lady Aberdeen's Adoption  Lady Aberdeen, who has added another to her many good works and  deeds by founding a new monthly  journal to help in the campaign  against consumption in Ireland, fig.  tired in a dram-itic incident thirty-two  years ago. She end her husband went  to,Egypt for their wedding tour at a  time when Gordon was trying to suppress the - slave traffic. Four slave  boys who were offered for sale excited  f.ady Aberdeen's compassion, and the  slave dealer was invited to bring them  on board Lord Aberdeen's dnhabe.'ynh,  where he hoped tr find a purcnaser.  When the mnn stepped on deck with  his human chattels, Lord Aberdeen  pointed to the British flag and said:  "These boys are fiee! I claim them in  the name of the queen!" Afterwards,  however, he compensated .. the -.lave  dealer, and Lady Aberdeen returned  to England with these four boys ahd  another whom she had rescued. Three  of her adopted children died, but two  were educated ind set to useful work.  W. N. U��� No. 743 ������        ���*���*;  3XEADER,' MOYIE, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  .���B-fcA**M'*'''^f^J^VA^^  .11   i  ^ablished in the interest of the people  of Moyie and East Koote nay.  p. J. SMYTH, P'Jm  V-l .:   :������.������������>' '������������>���   ;���'. i'v  !iL,lSHi!R.  V*.-  At the Churches  miui'on, has~given rise to con-'  siderable  speculation. 77;.This  ' ���:' :���'  :'��  :   !.n.-. -.*.'': ���'>.'���..   ���  , '��� .:  deads the. Montreal Herald ,to  remark"   that   ".It was small  - wonder   Sir Wilfrid. Laurier ���_.,.-..  : began his Victori^speech'with 'and iwt^ejiiSh   at 8i  ��� 1 ...      .        -.---*       v v.*.    Rosary, .-instruction arid  a pretty   compliment to. the ��������� ���   -:��'-- '^-A~7''i ^���������  Fortune Telling  bate of sunsciiirno-*  One Tear  $2.00 i  i-i���,  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, IBlOi  i" ���..''. 'V ���?������::������ .::������   ;���-.:���   ���  ��� r*  T-  ''Thirty days, hath Septem-.  ber" and the supply on -hand;  is half gojie.  ,One year ago  this month  the world \yas7agog oyer pr;  ' Cook aud his  alleged discov-  -    -���   ��� ���*      \.  -t-.-��       ���      -v-r ���  .yduug'er man." f It may be a  vanity on Mr. McBride's part  to believe that .he looks  enough like Sir'vWilfrid to  pass with the mob for the  same kind of a man, younger,  of course, but willing to "improve. It may be without  calculation, though none  thinks, that .he gets himself  up to look so miich like the  Liberal   chieftain    as   to .be  sometimes mistaken for ,'hiin  ' er'y of the ''North"Pole.'   .Now ^he ruff of gray,   curly .'hair,  nobody'knows or cares \vherd  *,tlie counterfeit explorer is and  ' are not particularly concern-  " ed about the exact location of  v"the pole  - ��� o ���  The report   has gone  out  that the potato   market  has  ���*��"        **���.**���    < '  * i  .been cornered.   .Last year po-  ' tatoes sold ni the Okanogan  country " for   '$12.50" a   ton,  while this year  the .price is'  about $26.'    An Armstrong.  produce firm is said to be re-!  "sponsible.      Spuds   will   be  i      -���--)'       . r '��� .*t  spuds this winter, all right.  While  .New    Orleans and,  San * Francisco   are fighting  "desperately" for  the  Panama  canal    exposition"  .in ' 19.15,1  Panama itself is going  ahead!  with ati exposition which will  ~\ ���      *-���        *    ���* .   .  mark the great work of joining  the Atlantic and Pacific.',  ~3?or the 'exposition Panama  "\vill have an exhibit no  other  pity can have. It is the canal  * itself.  the smooth face, the long lip,  the high collar, the well fit-  ting " clothes, "the: placid,  friendly    countenance,   they  .'.:   "���        '    '���: .1    .'"'-, '-..'.'..'.J   ��� ���   :.  may all be quite accideiifa.!. "resemblances! Only,his admir-  ers 4o not .believe it. .They  affirm very frankly that. Mr.  McBride is looking forward;  that he accepts the Laurier  personality as the secret of the  Laurier power; that Mr. Borden has been weighed and  found wanting; that Mr. McBride does not see for Mr.  i*   "    ���. >e.-.  Borden  a future other   than  that of defeat, with which he  has no desire to be associated.  On the theory that there is no  Laurier but Laurier and that  McBride ought to succeed  him when lie shall need a suc-  CATHOLUT CHUItCU  ��� '       ��� i ��� L .'.   ',f.  First; Fridays. Morning prayer, cotamunion. at 0 a. va. Mass  ":30 a. in.   ���.,,__.. aiid benediction of tE'e ^lefesed sacrament at  7;30 p. in.  Third'-.pundaya. Mass and sermon 10 aVm.'7'Sunday schpol at!  2:30 p. m.1 Rosary, sermon apd  benedictipn of the blessed ^saQra-  ment+7:3Q p. m.  MBTHOniST   CHURCH  Morning service'at 11 a. m. Sunday School, 3' p. m. Evening ser  vise,.7:30' p. m. A hearty welcome extended  to all.  rilKSBYTEIUAN     CnUUCII.  Morninp; Service ,11 a. m. Sunday school and Bible class at 10  a.m. TEyeningService at 7-3j0 p.  m. A hearty welcome to all.  REV. % A. HACUN,E"5f, B. A.  (Pastor)  Docs not take into consideration tbe one essential to woman'* happiness-r-womanly health.  The woman who neglects her health is neglecting the  very foundation of oil good fortune. For without health  ' lore loses its lustre and gold is but dross.  "Womanly health when lost or impaired may generally be  regained by the use of Dr. Pierce's Favorite" Prescription.  Thht Prescription has, tot over QO years,  been curing delicate, weak, paln.t/rached  women,  by the hundreds of thousands)  and this too In the privacy pf their homes  without their having to submit to indelU  eat'e questionings and offensively repug.  Bant examinations.  Sick women are invited to consult Dr. Pierce by letter free.  All correspondence held as sacredly confidential.   Address World's Dispensary  Medical Association, R. V. Pierce, M. D., President, Buffalo, N. Y.  Db. Pibkcb's   Gbbat Family Doctor Book, The People's Common Se����  Medical Adviser, newly revised   up-to-date  edition���WOO pages, answers  n  Plain English boots of delicate questions which every woman, (ingle or married), ,  *ught co know about.   Sent free, in plain wrapper to any address oo receipt at  51 one-cent stamps to cover mailing only, or in cloth bktdiag for SO ataum.  fy^JfZ-^'J&JCtJr; J& jr.^', J^  k.*^^^"^?8j55P^fc,.'^..>,.'.-^.'  a. ��� a  YOU  ARE  SAFE  in buying soft drinks of any kind  Wl from us. Our business has been  ijk'd established long enough so that  j-Kyou will know that all the drinks  "'put in our bottles' are healthful  yM and right in every way. Send us  in your order for a case of gingerale  A'a or auy other kind of drink, or a  .... mixed case and we will see that  W. J'ou Set it promptly, and we know  w that you will be satisfied and come  it  %   East Kootenay Botting Co.  *"   pO. BOX 810 PHONE 73  Cranbrook,   B. C.  rS^oyie Hotel  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  P. F.JOHNSTON Prop.  This hotel is new and well finished.  The tables are supplied with the  best the market affords. The bar  is filled with the best brands of  liquors and cigars.  .  Headquarters for  Commercial and Mining Me n  Moyie    -------    B.;.G  to* ,bk^ tor,?? ��,g^    J ; Cranbrook,   B.C. ^  ������*^?^*^:^-^:^:^:^'^*ff^^!^*Si^*��^y^^^-^->w^'^^  *r&i       -������ 0. O. F. ���  ���  Meets Tuesday evenings in the  Miners' Union hall.     Sojourning  Odd Fellows cordially invit-rd.  N. W. Burdett,       F. J. Smyth,  Noble Grand. Secr'y.  Moyie  'tar  ��  9  Delta Fraction Mineral Claim, situated  in the Tort-Ste'el^ Jlining Division of  East Kootenay-District.  Where located: On the East s.ide of  Iyower Moyie li'ake.  TAKE NOTICE, that I, Selwyu G.  Blaylock, F. M. C. No. B24036, acting  as Agent for the Consolidated Mining &  Smelting'Co., of Canada, Limited, Free  Miners Certificate No.- 1324042, intend,  sixty days from thedsi'.e hereof, to apply  to the -Mining" Recorder for Certificate  of Improvement for the purpose of obtaining Crown Grant of the above;  claiui.  And further take notice ��� that action,  under Section 37, must be commenced  before the issuance of such .Certificate  of Improvement.  Dated this 1st day of August,. A. D.,  1910.  hit  ���THE-  I  "t. Eugene Lodge No. 37  K. of P.  Meets evBry Thursday  evening   in   McGregor  hall at 8 o'clock.    Visiting brethren welcome  Albert Gill E. A. Hill.  Chancellor Com.       K, R.  &.   S  iAs made by the present brewer is admittedly the  Best Beer in East Kootenay. With the Best Malt  |and the Purest Spring "Water ib is unexcelled for  quality.   Insist^on having Moyie Beer.  BOTTLED AND DRAFT BEER  DE8ACLK1BR    BROS.   Pops.  Large  8ampie   room   in   connection  with house for commercial men. Beijt  of aicommodation.  Headquarters for   Commercial and MimugMen.  Queens ave MOYIE  BR  t.i t r\  UU  LIQUOR ACT, 1910  (Section 19)  ��� r   ,- .    .    NOTICE is hereby given that, on the  CeSSOV, Mr. McBride's  Mends j 20th day of August next, application will  I he made to the Superintendent  of  Fro-  e   '-'"*. .   ���      , 1        be made to the Superintendent  of  Fro-  very frankly explain the ardor vindal Police for' the grant of a licence  exhibited by the British  Col  umbiV^onscryatiye premier  )>  Strange indeed is the work-  ing of the   Provincial  game  )���  -V   ,l'J' '' '  law.    The' season is closed for  the killling of'. grouse' in' the  Cranbrook   aud   Fernie districts, and yet  we read of   a  man   in Kelson having had  , grouse   for   dinner.     If  the  'grouse in Bast Kootenay need  "protection ' surely  tHey"need"  protection in West  Kootenay  as we)l.  Coming Events -  Cranbrook Fall Fair, September  21'and 22.     * "     '     '  Victoria Fair, and Horse Show.  September 27 th t'o October 1st.  Nelson Fair, September 28 to 30  New Westminster Fair, October  1th to 8th. "        New^Denver Fruit Fair, October  i. ���'  Spoka,ne Interstate Fair, October 3 to 9. ' :       '���'  for the sale of liquor by wholesale in  and upon the premises-known as The  Moyie Brewery situate at Moyie, B. C,  'itpoii the lands described as Lots 4 and  S, Block 1* ^iioyie townsite.  Dated this'16th day of August, 1910.  ���      ' MUBLLER & HESSE,  \ Applicants.  SEND TOUR   WOHK   TO THE  KOOTENAY  STEAM  LAUNDRY.  NELSON  All White Labor.  Leave work .with the   local agent  A. B.STEWART  Selkirk Lodge,. No. 55  A. F.   & A.M.  Regular   meetings  on   the first Wednesday     of    ..each  w month.  Visiting brethren welcome.  fl. Chapman, W. M.  N .W. Burdett, Secretary  Moyie   Miners'   Union  No. 71 W. F, of M.-  Meets in Miners' Union**'Hall every Saturday evening. Sojourning members are cordially invited  to attend.  Joe McLaren James Roberts  President. Secretary  MUELLER & HESSE,   PROPS,  o.  CURTIS AEROPLANE FLYING ���'  ���*   AT ATLANTIC CITY, N. J.  Dr. HE.  HALL  i:- ���������������'      .  DENTIST  A"    ���*i  The Expert Crown and Bridge  Harvey,    McCarter &  ��*    Macdonaid.  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries, Etc  Cranbrook.   -   -   B. C.  Worker.  V  .That the  automobile fever  has  acquired a   lasting grip  'upon tlie people is "possibly illustrated    better ' than  any-]  thing else by   the  fact  that  'many have gone so far  as  to  ^borrow mqney on their life insurance policies' in' order   to  purchase cars.     A  Montreal  insurauee man said that there  were a number of people  in  that city guilty of this absurd  and dangerous  practice.     In  'the States bond brokers say  they are "feeling the effects  of  -the craze for atitomobiles, and  that the demand  for 'irivest-  -ments had' been lessened by  many million dollars j*.s' a result' of the purshase  of  cars.  Mortgaging housies and farms  in ' order ' to raise  automobile  money is so commqn m  the  . ��� -  ��� ���    : *���    ������ ���   .i1'',*'    ,.  western states that  a  Kansas  ��� . *���      ���  sank ' is ' sending ' Qiit "20,000  '   ���      ���        S1'    * i '���'       '   '���     i-  iooklefs entitled "A" Note ' of  Earning,'' and'it contains a  sturdy ' sermon   against  this  ihis mortgaging custom."  4 ���       ���������'.<���  Office over Mr. Short's  Wall      Paper  BUSINESS   LOCALS."  FOR RENT-Sriiall furnished  house. Apply to C. P. BothainTey.  ��� Mrs. L, Macdonaid; North 'Tavistock street, is prepared ti trim  and make hats, also' fur1 and velvet toques. !' '    '     ' ."'  Miss' -L. M. Scott, trained nurse  ; of Ratbwell Hospital, Winnipeg,  is ready for' engagements''6f' aity-  kind.      Maternity   :a   specialty.  Moyie. -'  Singer Sewing Machines cost  very little more ��� than cheap machines. Do the best work and  last a life time,- Sold on small  monthly payments by Geo. B.  Powell, Cranbrook. In Moyie on  10th of each month.  Armstrong Ave.?  Store  Cranbrook  v r."   *' i  Thos. Summers  Cigars,   Candy,     Fruit and  Confectionery.  TOYS,   NOTIONS   ETC.  Soutb  Victoria   St.  W. F< GHJRD,  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR, ETC  CBA.NBEOOK. -  B. C  Notice to  O F. DESAULNIER.  i i- "  DEALER   IN  WOMS  PROMPT DELI VEEY.  Q,ueeDS' A^e.     MOYIE  DR. F.E. MILES  Dentist,  Cranbrook, jb, C.  George H Thompson^  STOP AT THE  4*>  "Can be depended upon" is an  expression we all like to hear, and  when it is used in connection with  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrhoea Remedy it means that  COSMOPOLITAN  Barrister,   Solicitor  Notary Public, &c.  CRANBROOK,      British Columbia  W. R. BEATTY  Embalmer and Undertaker,  THIS SAME MACHINE WILL POSITIVELY APPEAR EVERY  DAY  AT THE SPOKANE INTERSTATE   FAIR,   OCTOBER 3 TO 9, 1910. * j  The star attraction of the Spokane Interstate Fair, the one big feature  which the management expect will bring the largest crowds to Spokano  the week of October 3d, is the Curtiss Aeroplane.    This marvelous flying  machine Is the same one that won so many prizes in Los Angeles last  winter, the one that made the successful flight from Albany to New York,  and also from New York to Philadelphia and return,  .The contract which the Spokane Interstate Fair management has made  with the Curtiss Company of Hammondsport, N. Y��� calls foi a payment of  approximately $1000 a flight, and under the terms of the agreement, tha  Curtiss Company are to send two complete machines and their most expert  aviator.���Aileast four-or more flights, are_tp be made every day of the Fair.  October 3 to 9, aad the machines -will also b6 on exb^bltloaron the~g��ound *-r  at all times.    : -���'.-- j-  The -magnificent manner in  which the -premier of British  Columbia :receiye4W^'^*?'r��--. --.--    ���-.--   ���-���  corned'the premier of the  Co-1 Moyie Drug & Stationery Co.  t rv v7 .'-':.''"- ���' '���''- ���-���'-'-���'-'���'���   -vi.l-i. ��� ���: ���   ���' ' �� *v " .������,-"-' ���-���  If you want anything in the  line of clothing or men's furnishings, try -.''  c; A. FOOTE  THE TAILOR  ^iVe carry in^stpek the goods  to make an up-t6'-da*je suit  ie*ns -cnaii,?11'^^ t0^n> or we c'an-get  ib never fails to cure 'diarrhoea, you a special ordered suit  iysentery or bowel cooiplaintb. made to your measure. We  lb is pleasant' to 'take a-A'd equally'" - -~*  valuable for children krid adults.  Sold by the Moyie I}rug & Stationery Co.    ' ' " '' '.:  ���������...:.  Don't waste your money buying  plasters when'' you can buy a  bottle of Chamberlain's Liniment  for twenty-nVe cents. Apiece of  BanneL dahipened with this liniment is' superior to any plaster  for lame back, pains in the side  or chest. a'M much cheaper. Sold  by the Moyie Drug' and Stationery. Co77 -���   " "-  *  Not a minute* should be lost  when'a child shows symptoms of  croup.' '.Chamberlain!-J1' Cough  Etonie'dy given as soon as the child  becomes hoarse,' or'everi after' the  croupy coiigh appears, will prevent the   attack.!' Sold "by 'the  WHEN IN  QRANBROOK  B. H. SMAI-Ii, Manp-for.  Good rooms, good tables and bar  and first claBS sample rooms.  Phone 9.  CRANBROOK  have ready-to-wear Campbell's  clothing, the best made and  ijitting ciptiiingin Canada.  Underwear, shirts, collars,  ties, 'belts, summer hats and  nearly everything in the line  of furnishings at reasonable  prices. '"���-"'  All our goods and work gyar-  anteed. Cleaning, pressing and  repairing done.  Wm. Jewell  T. T. McV'ttie,C.E.,V L. S.   II. Y. Parker, O  E  McVITTIE & PARKER  PubviNCiAti Land Surveying  RAILWAY  St MINING   lCNGlNEKKING  Estimates Furnished.  OFFICES  Port Steele P. O. Box 25.  Cranbrook P. 0. Box 11. .  C, A  Met-client Ta|lpr  Express and General Delivery Business, ti very and.  Feed Stable.  WOOD   AND    COAL  For Sale  Leave Orders at  Gwynne's Store.  -i--      .      ���     *  * British Columbia  Moyie  FOR  ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES  of all descriptions, such as house  fittings, lamps, shades or motor  boat supplies, spark plugs,. coils,  batteries, go to or write.  J. H. RINGROSE  Stanley St.. NELSON  St.  Joseph's   Convent.  NEl��ON,B. C.  hoarding and Day School conducted by Sisters of St. Joseph, Nelson,  B. C. Commercial and business  courses a specialty, Excellence and  swift progress characteaiae each department. Parents Bhould write for  particulars. One month assures the  public of the thoroughness of the  Sisters' methods of teaching.; Terms  commence January, April and Sept'  Pupils are admitted d-ui-u ie r m,  -li-,. ::c  ���   ��� ������-   -���;..        ��� ��� ���> ;  INTERNATIONAL  HOTEL.  This hotel is now under new  management, and ia first class  in every respect-  TAYLOR &  BONNER,  **" PROPRIETOBS.  ���fictoria S.treet. $?JM'.  ' '     . o   ��� ���-������..���-���:  If you are a sick man, suffering from any disorder, we can cure you���PERMANENTLY.  You do not have to linger along suffering from disease, because we are medical specialists with many  years' experience treating and curing successfully  all men's diseases.  HONEST' TREATMENT  A sure and.permanent cure in,all diseases of  men-Nervous Weakness, Varicose Veins,  Hydrocele, Nervous Ailments, Blood and  Skin Disorders,  Sores, Ulcers, Kidney,  Bladder and Rectal disorders, and all special ailments common to men. 7"'  Best Anatomy Museum iu the Northwest.  CONSULTATION FREE  'If you cannot come to Spokane for free consultation now,  write for our free booklet,  Dr.���KELLEY'S MUSEUM  210 Howard St. SPOKANE, Wash.  Shamrock Creamery Butter  Shamrock Leaf Lard  Shamrock Hams  and  Imperator Bacon  For sale by all first class  grocers and  P BURNS & CO p?  M0YIE3        B. 0.  BUY  YOUR  Cigars  Tobaccos  Fruit and  Ccunfectjonery  FROM  A. B.r Stewart  Si

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