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C.>-^s.second-ctasslniatCeYv   ^-->^*  r������������������WT in '_/i������������������wnw>wiiw 11������������������������������������������������������rcw__i l-i wwt.m tjj'm, vLtiwvma^^n^m7rvnmfi^^r9Jurwjm%.ji^t\,\M*m������������������^xt.%^Ji^9i.mmm.m  rti_^|n'^Dcnn  Volume 1.  IIY TIIIC YK.VIt.   #2.  ENDERBY, B.C., JANUARY 14, 1909i  BY TIIK COPY,   no  Number 46  c_~.' -__j���������������������������.������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������,���������������������������:v.'_.������������������i_rj _ r '._..������������������������������������������������������:._i,_ :. ������������������������������������������������������_.._._���������������������������; .a. i'____i _i!.__'-_i._~ i_���������������������������TTg_ir_��������������������������� .i���������������������������__  Published every Thursday by The Walker Press,  at Enderby, B. C, the  Gate-way City of the famous Okanagan Valley.  _ H.       M.     'WAT.KEir   Advertising rates on application.   Subscription, one year, $2; six months, $1  A blue pencil mark hero indicatps that your subscription  is past due,  and the editor would like to retain your name on the roll of honor.  Address all communications to-   THE WALKER PRESS. Enderby; B. C.  "For nothing' can be broken up, whether lawful or un-  laivful, without a vast amount of dust, and many people  grumbling and mourning for ths good old times."���������������������������Lorna  Boone.  _>������������������-__><  :n  ������������������ -llN E'-  MAN'S POINT OF VIEW  1  fin RUTH hurts. Few of us can stand  I the pinch of a new idea. We prefer  to jog along in the same old line  of thought, undisturbed by the honest  questionings of the Neophite. seeking to  know the truth of life. We prefer to clip  and compress great truths to fit our narrow minds and rutified environment in  place of expanding to them. As another  has said, "We cut our souls to fit the fiats  we live.in."  Elsewhere in this issue we are pleased to  present the views of Rev. Mr. Campbell on  the matter of local option. It will be seen  that Mr. Campbell takes exception to the  reference made in these columns last week,  and, in doing so, localizes the question  which we treated in a general way and  from the standpoint that the existing liquor  evil was beinp; fourfit from a false base.  "TTis not our purpose to reply to Mr. Campbell. From his point of view his argument  is sound. We would say, however, that  we do not believe Mr. Campbell's paralleling the local option laws with the tariff  M_i;ws- and laws against crime is gustfafc  ItNis not legal to commit murder, or theft.  It is legal to sell liquor. It is not coercion  to compel men to oboy the laws of the  land they live in. It is coercion for one  class to legislate personal p:i/ilr:gs away  from an0!her cla- \  Let it be undei^'-ood that the writer is  not in favor of the liquor law, nor any  law that permits intemperance of any  kind. We believe a man that will permit  his appetite or his passion to get the better  of him is a fool.    We believe "a nation that  legalizes the liquor traffic and profits by  the manufacture and_sale of liquor is a disgrace to mankind. We believe every dollar that the governmsnt derives from  the sale of liquor means the loss of five  dollars to the people of the nation. It is  not unreasonable to say that nine out of  ten business men realize this. There is no  question as to this. Nor is there any use  of talking about the evils of intemperance.  All of us know" them.  The point we wish to draw attention to  is this f Liquor selling is a legalized occupation. It is as legal as selling boots and  shoes, clothing and foodstuffs. It is, in  the eyes of the law, as necessary as any  other occupation. And while our national  and. provincial governments do legalize it,  it is coercion to compel the hotel men of  one community to do business without the.  aid. of the open bar while it is permitted in  another community a few miles away.  There is this point to be considered also.  Right or wrong, legalized liquor drinking  is for the liquor drinker���������������������������not for the teetotaler. Some men take their greatest pleasure of life out of the convivial cup, and  give to it their earnings; .others take their  greatest pleasure out of the communion  cup and give to it their earnings. Considering the question from a moral standpoint,  we each have our own opinion as to which  is the wiser course, and this opinion will be  based upon our conception of right and  wrong and our du t y_ tq qurselves and our  neighbor7 "The ApostlFTaul taught that  if to eat meat thy brother do offend, then  cut out the meat, and,-on the same hypothesis, if to not eat meat thy brother do of -  But don't make a  meat.  ?end,  then eat  4_og-o ^yourself,  - -  Nobody will question the right a community to ask the power to make local option laws. Such a bill should be passed  by the legislature. It will then be up to  the community to vote on such a law, and  if the required number of citizens vote in  favor of cutting out the open bar, the bars  must go. Nevertheless it will be local  coercion in a matter of legal right and  moral liberty. And legislation of this kind  by one class against another, never has  been known to accomplish that aimed at. WALKER'S WEEKLY  !*"  XX  XX  xx:  NEWS IN AND ABOUT THE TOWN AND DISTRICT  xx  XX  xzx  tzxzjl  Curling Started  The country's saved; the roar in';  game is on! I  The curling- rink, on the recre- ���������������������������  ation ground, is gaily lighted each :  night and the walls ring with:  the chorus of frantic "soop'er;  up, mon; soop 'er up!" Manyj  ladies attend, splendid accommo- \  elation being provided for them i  where they can sit down and see:  the games and at the same time i  keep warm.  The Enderby Curling Club, and;  the town of Enderby, is to be con- j  gratulated on having such aj  splendid rink, and a building that i  may be used to great advantage  in the summer season. The rinks  are as good as any, and the spectators' room, which is heated by |  a stove and looks out upon the \  rinks from the south end, is provided with benches to accommodate a number of people.  Several scratch games have  been played, and the ice is getting  hot, and the players hotter. If  any of our lady readers find their  husbands looking wise and sadly j  solemn at the breakfast table, it  is not a bad sign. It's only a  symptom. He's trying to dis:  cover why he didn't get his stone  across the hog line. Leave him  ���������������������������alona;_he--W.ilLcome_jD.ut..o������������������.it.   Result of City Election c  '\S  Mayor,  Geo. Bell  Aldermen  Geo. R. Lawes  J. W. Evans  Ira C. Jones  Robt. E. Peel  D. T. Forbes  School Trustee  Andrew A. Faulkner  All elected by acclamation.  News in Brief  it M-Lwrjun  L.wu_������������������wj.m,:.j'L������������������ _i R'.ivj'f ri^jjw.r*.* n**iim;r>immvwxf~w  The ice on both rinks is good,  and the playing sharp if notfuri-1  ous.    Following are the rinks:     j  Pyman���������������������������J.    Evans,    Walker, j  O'Connor. j  Jas. Evans���������������������������W. Mack, Holtby, j  Barrows;      j  Morrison���������������������������W.   Jones,   Fulton, i  McDonald. j  Taylor���������������������������R eeve s,    Williams, ���������������������������  Sharpe. j  Scott���������������������������E.   Evans,   Johnstone, !  Hutchison. j  Matthews���������������������������Ira Jones, Hopkins,  G. Hale.  Bell ���������������������������Keith, Dake, McMorland.  Murphy-E. Mack, R. Peel,  Rogers.  The following schedule of  games will be played for January. In the column opposite the  name of the  Skip of each rink  will  be given  the score as the  games are played:  | Jan. 12  7;Matthews    vs.  6 Morrison  Jan. 13  10 Pyman vs.  15 Murphy  'J | Jan. 14  I Matthews    vs.  ���������������������������Taylor  Jan. 15  Pyman vs.  Bell  Jan. 18  Matthews    vs.  Pyman  Jan. 19  Scott vs.  Murphy  j Jan. 20  -M-a-tt-hews������������������������������������������������������v-Sr������������������������������������������������������  Scott114  Taylor 9  Bell; 11  Evans|12  Morrison'  Scott!  Murphy  Evansi  Taylor;  Evans'  Morrison  Bell  Taylor  Scott  ; Morrison  i  ;Matthews  Morrison  Taylor  Matthews  Scott  Morrison  Pyman  Scott  Morrison  Jan. 21  vs.  Jan. 22  vs.  Jan. 25  vs.  Jan. 26  vs.  Jan. 27  vs.  id  cott  ; Matthews  iTaylor  Jan' 28  vs.  Jan. 29  vs.  ���������������������������Ry-ma-n  Evans  Bell  Murphy  Evans;  - Pyman:  i  j  Bell!  Murphy  Evans  Bell  Taylor  Murphyj  i  Evans;  Pyman |  Bell,  Murphy  Where's that January thaw?  Mrs. Alex. McAllister returned  this week from a visit to the  eastern provinces. She says the  weather at Enderby is delightful  by comparison with what she  came through farther east.  President Waby wants to meet  the members of the executive  committee of the Northern Okanagan Poultry Association in the  Bell block, Saturday afternoon,  Jan. 16, at 2:30 o'clock to discuss  matters of importance relating to  the Winter Poultry Show to be  held at Enderby Jan 28-29-30.  If the pages of this paper are  spotted like Joseph's coat, just  don't run to the editor about it.  We know it. Didn't we sit up  nights with our feet upon the  stove and the ink keg upon our  knees trying to keep it warm.  Next time the thermometer tumbles to 40 below in Enderby we  just won't play no more.  Forty names have been added  to the membership roll of the Enderby Board of Trade. A meeting of the committee to draft bylaws, etc., will be held this week  and a general meeting of all interested���������������������������will���������������������������be��������������������������� _all-eGl4n=a4ew==  j days. It is contemplated to pre-  ! pare plans for extensive though  | inexpensive .advertising this  'spring. -  Fire Chief J. C. English is.  busy these days inspecting the'  chimneys and stove pipes of the  town. He is determined to see  | that no conflagration occurs as a  ' result of careless connections if  i he can help it. It is most import-  ; ant that care should be observed  \ at this season of the year when  i-the- consideration of keeping  I warm is uppermost to even that  of caution. The stove pipe is  i your dearest friend just now,  ! but it needs watching. ENDERBY, B. C., January 14, 1909  MM-   J.,^.'BJ_H. J���������������������������Jit-.U.:  X.f-lJUtmtm^M   .  _������������������������������������������������������������������������ _.i.'i ,.j ii. .j. j*���������������������������-v!er_'jt?LmiTn^v*jmm.,wm rtLnw^mJtmKmm*^?  zxxz  __zx_=r  ANNUAL   MEETING   FARMERS'   INSTITUTE  xx:  __  XX  The annual meeting of the  Spallumcheen Farmers' Institute  was held last Thursday afternoon  in K. of P. hall, to hear the President's and Treasurer's report, to  elect officers and transact other  business bearing upon the affairs  of the farmers of the district.  The attendance was not large,  but everybody present took great  interest in the meeting.  President Horsley made a brief  report, showing the satisfactory  growth of the Institute, both in  members and work. The mem-  per_hip had grown from 271 last  year to 308 at the present time.  A new branch had been instituted the past year, covering Salmon River-Deep Creek territory,  and meetings were now being  held there the same as at Armstrong, Enderby and Mara.  President Hor_ley spoke somewhat strongly at the injustice of  the present method of obtaining  stumping powder for members of  the Institute.. The president and  secretary are now he'd porsoi.ally  responsible for the powder from  the time it leaves the factory at  Nanaimo until it is sold from the  magazine at Armstrong, and he  felt that it was too big a load for  them to carry, especially in view  of���������������������������the���������������������������fact���������������������������that���������������������������the=po-wd_iMs=  timed over to the members at  actual cost. It is not a business  proposition for the president and  secretary; they are not selling  the- powder at a profit, yet they  have to personally" finance the  purchase, the same as a powder  dealer. He believed some better  arrangement should be made.  The President also believed the  members should take a more active interest in the lectures given  by the experts provided by the  government. At the present time  he was under the impression that  the results did not warrant the  expenditure, and, in view of what  he had seen, he thought the same  money might be spent to greater  profit in other directions.  Wm. Matheson, in discussing  the President's report, said he  was strongly in favor of continuing the lectures, for, while it  may be true that fewer took an  interest in them than should, yet  he did not see what could be  gained by discontinuing them,  nor why those who did profit  by them should be deprived of  them because of the failure of  those not interested to attend.  He believed much more could be  gained from these lectures and  demonstrations than from literature.  Wm. Owen, Jas. Emeny and  E. B. Saltwell spoke briefly to  the question. They admitted that  fewer attended the lectures than  should, and also that different  speakers had different methods  of growing fruit,' etc., but  thought that the farmer and fruit  raiser should use his own judgment as to which method would  be most applicable to his particular locality.  Secretary-Treasurer Bird read  his financial statement, showing  the Institute to be in a flourishing condition with $149 to its  credit. He said he had heped  -that���������������������������the-past���������������������������year���������������������������would���������������������������have-  seen the Spallumcheen Institute  the largest in the province, but  the field was so large and he had  received so little help from the  outlying districts, he was disappointed in the increase in membership. He hoped this year to  see the Institute brought up to  first place.  The following officers were  elected: W. P. Horsley, president;  Wm. Owen, Mara, vice-president;  J. B. Bird, secretary-treasurer.  Directors: Robert Waddell, W.  P. Kellett, E. B. Saltwell, Jas.  Emeny, Wm. Mack, H.L.Pierce,  Wm. Matheson, W. T. Marshall,  J. Graham, Wm. Hay hurst, Capt.  Wallace and Arthur Hayhurst.  The sum of $50 was appropriated to the Secretary in recognition of the splendid service he  had rendered the Institute for  the past year.  The sum ofi$25 was appropriated to the Northern Okanagan  Poultry Association to assist in  the Winter Poultry Show to be  held in Enderby Jan. 28-29-30.  Wm. Matheson was elected  representative to the Central Farmers' Institute.  Resolutions were passed instructing the representative to  ask the Central Institute to en-  endeavor to get the following  legislation from the Provincial  government: 'Increase in the  coyote bounty to $5 per scalp; reduction in the cost of stumping  powder to $4.20 per keg, and an  amendment to the game law,  allowing settlers and owners of  farms to kill grouse on their  premises.  The delegate was also instructed to endeavor to have the present annual fall fairs held in rotation, so as to enable men appointed by the government to do  the judging; also to have the  present Spallumcheen district  divided.  It was reported from Hull car  that the people of Salmon River  and Deep Creek were erecting a  hall for public purposes, and it  was proposed to give the hall for  the Institute meetings . in that  locality. To assist in the proposition the Institute set apart $25  to be donated to the building  fund.  Little Gordan English was out  for a walk the other day with  his pa, and Jack Frost nipped his  nose. Returning home he said  impressively to his mother, "Oh  mamma, it's awful cold; it's 10  inches below zuro right now."  And it was, too. 4  WALKERrS WEEKLY,  r:  u  a  Tirsj���������������������������.T1** ��������������������������� u 'tt������������������  ._���������������������������  PRO BONO PUBLICO     ^  _z���������������������������_zz^  IIZ><__X  (Correspondents will please be brief and avoid  .personalities. The Editor reserves the right to  reject any correspondence or part of correspon- ,  dence that docs not bear on the question at issue, j  or treats the subject in a personal interest rather j  than in the interest of the public. Be brief. j  Words do not make thought. Write over a nom .'  deplume if you wish, but .sijrn y"i\r name also.)       '  option or prohibition. Unrestricted manufacture t and tale  was the correct _ thing. And  when licence was introduced Ls  opponents sought to violate, discredit   and   overthrow it.    And  v  ecause  To the Editor Walker's Weekly:  Allow me a word of comment on  your editorial of last week dealing with the question of local option. Any discussion of this question from" any point of view should  be welcomed by all, but some  things in your editorial seem open  "to question.  Your chief complaint seems to  be against the use of force or  coercion. We may ask, is there  any law without the principle of  coercion? A protective tariff .is  enforced against the product of  almost half the citizens of a country, but they must submit and  pay the tax. * Railways and other  undertakings are subsidized and  those oppposed have to help and  pay the bill. Socialists and others  take exception to the present order, and they must submit even  if they disapprove. Are laws  against murder, theft, slander,  social vice, etc., not coercion? Is  any law worth a place on a statute book which does not have the  power to coerce? Is the licence  law to which you give preference  not as truly force or coercion as  the law you denounce? It is not  a question as to  whether or not  crx] ruled cut of a i  they cheese to go to church? I  will not defend \.ho idea of a government or council raising a little revenue and a big expenditure out of the licence system,  where the" licence law today is-It is indefensible in principle and  properly enforced to what spirit: foolish in policy. But how far  in a community is that enforce- the "liquor man is taxed to pay  ment due? Mv observation in i what the church ought to pay,"  British Columbia has been that!but is exempt? How much are  in places where the moral force ; the taxes on  Enderby hotels m-  ! creased by the exemption ^ of  churches? I have no objection  to church taxation.    But there is  on  which is  behind the movement  for further  re������������������  iction  CIO  been  wanting so the licence law has  been left to its friends. That  law has been the most violated  and discredited law of the conn  no compromise of   principle  < v. '1 ll rr-v r-' 1  ill    ��������������������������� i. 1 ;v u   i .'vviu!.. I;'   i   .  trv. The licence system is utterly the increase in hotel taxes in the  indefensible in point of principle, j CLanagan Galley due^ to the ex-  and yet it has been worked and i cir i:t:o:_ of churches ii two hotel  -^ ~ - ~ ~"     Any i ur  has served its purpose,  ther law may be expected to fight:  for its life in the same way. No;  one can tell what the solution, to j  this drink problem will be, but'  civilized nations cannot stagnate ;r  in the present condition. They: \  must move forward'to outgrow j!  their defects and in some way! |  endeavor to cast off this burden ��������������������������� J  bequeathed from the barbarous;!  past. If failures and mistakes'!  ensue, let them. The end must:j  be reached and social and busi- i j  ness life put on., a sound basis.!  with the evils left out. , j  With regard to your references; j  to the church in the matter, Ii!  consider them aside from the ar- \ \  gum_nt. Is the church entirely j I  responsible for the present move- \ j  ment? Have not the business-;  interests of the continent praei  call  men in the valley think it worth  while to raise the question,  X   V_/ v-i .'-   t!     kji ii   _ w-i.    _ J  J   ,  T^rTTxT1 / ^T Ha "^.'TWi^ttt t  /;��������������������������� ymo.-i-yo'-icy   .Tpt  *       '   ...    1  _ -   K?   V-'.    \.* JL .���������������������������   ���������������������������     ^  "������������������ Z.'    %.^   -  t-i.n.  1  Nl  r-\-  1  I       : I   "���������������������������      P    ^^_'  ? s_i'  _J>  />  J>. _.  \_y _. _. <������������������_��������������������������� JL JL    V  kJJ L U|J o  Will break up  less time than  CL  ,-\j\j.l\J.  f.--,  m I  ]<  J--11  "!';"  T\  ?J.  10  let  V  coercion  v  against  the   drink | i  emnloved, but as to j habit on purely business grounds? j  o  on,    it  who  or  what is to be coerced.  .Licences. Jiaye���������������������������,.bej^i,.Jprj^d .into  I am mistaken if the business as-; | Hi a  pect is even in second place.    If!!  the social life of settlements in  British Columbia against the protest of almost every citizen in the  community. Licences are continually being granted in many  places against the will of a majority of the people. . Is i t reasonable or fair that coercion be applied in this form? The present  movement is to request the government to adopt a measure by  which the majorty shall rule.  And we need not !'.>rget that the  question is a socia; one.  Your article seems to favor a  good licence law "properly enforced/' A little study of history shows that the licence system when just introduced was  opposed by the same brand of  spirit and the very same arguments, which today oppose local  J_Vrr>  -   hv,rnp'  __._���������������������������l?,g_.  you sieKiiess,  ... > i  j. I.  w.i.!_!V_mT���������������������������.-Liar*  cous^h cure in the home.  8  "V.v,������������������-  Enderfey urns  /r-.\v.i  y to.  The"churc111s-re������������������pohsfBTeTis it"fb"r\  her reproach?   it   is  surely ill- |  timed censure to accuse her of j  being ' 'arrogant and cruel" when j  she labors to restrain the most \  unspeakably cruel  and arrogant j  enemy of   human kind.    If the i  Man 'of   Nazareth   taught   that J  law is not sufficient to put right ���������������������������  the heart of man. what has that!  to do with the right of a people;  oi1 a government  to legislate in '���������������������������  the interests of their social and |  moral order, as well  as business1  prosperity.    If  be   is  so under-  S a^'viS sSdSlS;; I have placed my stock. of sup-  and the whole moral iunction of .P\1CS w. ^ J\ A.   Das e, jeweler,  Svernmont goes to the wall, *������������������<> who wl!1 ^om^ hl] a11 orders  t  th   ..  Christian citizens to be gagg-ed' Enderby  EI  s  JL L ^       * _--31 fc, ;i. ii _ <_>  i' El  aec! rixtores  .roveniment goes to the wall, anc.;; -;.J , ��������������������������� o;dm;;;7 : .:���������������������������,,:'���������������������������;"  ;.hen jjovefnments are not woi ih j ^ tal4V KVf'^ ?^ r"^  -he ground, they stand on.   Arc; .|*.     V.     M ii l' t H ENDERBY, B. G, January 14, 1909  .._���������������������������-___ i:--_-.---__ _a'_y ^ la; j ���������������������������������������������* __) ta iu __ _a gii gg u ui mi  THESE garments are a revolutionary achievement and equal in every respect  A to the finest custom tailoring. There's no longer any occasion to have suits  & coats made to order, and once you see these, you'll say so, too. At the same  time we have a Special Order department for those who will insist on the made-  to-measure. Our business is to give precisely what you want. Put us to the test! 6  h^.k.hj;.".1  WALKER'S WEEKLY  :><__:  QT-TA  LESSONS FROM THE SPOKANE APPLE SH  It would be well for every man  proposing to plant apple trees  this spring on a commercial basis  to spend some hours on the words  of Mr. DeHart, the Okanagan  winner of so many prizes at the  Spokane Apple show. When  passing through Enderby, Mr.  DeHart, pointing to the vast acres  of uncultivated land about the  town, said there was no reason  in the world why we could not  produce as good apples as those  he won prizes on, and he particularized the varieties he was most  successful with.  To fruit men with little experience this will be a valuable  pointer. All that is necessary is  to study.the winners at the Spokane Apple Show.  Mr. DeHart won the following  prizes. Note the varieties of apples:  For best 10 boxes Jonathans���������������������������1st  prize,  a  fruit farm worth   $2,000,  a  medal, and 25 0 trees.  Best 10.boxes Northern Spies���������������������������Is-  prize, fruit farm worth $1,25;).  medal, and 150 trees.  Best displayed fruit��������������������������� 2bbls., 2  boxes, 2 baskets, 2 jars and 2 plates  ���������������������������ist prize, ������������������500, and sih er cup.  Best 6 boxes, exhibited by foreign  countries���������������������������1st prize, $100, and a $50  cultivator.  Best packed two barrels���������������������������1st prize  ?50, and a $4 5 spray pump.  Plate   exhibits���������������������������7   first   prizes   of  $4  each.  Best state, province or "istri.?t ex-  hibit��������������������������� 2nd prize, $50 and 100 res.  arsenate lead.  Sweepstakes���������������������������Best' four, tier bo::  Jonathans���������������������������100 Jonathan trees.  The -value of these awards taken  by Kelowna reaches the asto.iiK.in_  total of $4,423. These prizes were  obtained - byt. exhibiting 4 3 boxes' of  apples, or' an "average in prizes of  over $100 per box! It   certainly  pays to enter a competition of this  khKi���������������������������provided you are able to> "deliver the goods."  So much for the varieties.  Next in importance is the matter  ' of trees.    It is very important in  the purchasing of fruit trees to  get them true to name and from a  .reliable grov er.    It will be inter-  .si'ng to/now  that the  special  | ] rizc of $50 e-;_ercd  at the Spo-  ; kane apple show to the nursery-  ; man supplying   the   trees   that  1 grew the pmc-vyi; i-ing f uit was  ; awarded to M. J. Henry   our old  :Vr.ixc-LV.-or-f!���������������������������:������������������������������������������������������*i.d.    This will be  j esp. dally i r: t o r c s t :��������������������������� n g to Mr.  ir;._ ��������������������������� yr._ ".?,] y fri Tidr about En-  ; 6 Vov, who have purchased trees  from him.  The judges who made the  awards were as follows: Maxwell  Smith, Dominion Fruit Inspector,  Vancouver, B. C; Prof. John  Craig, head of the Department of  Agriculture of Cornell University;  H. M. Dunlop, Savoy, 111., president of the National Apple Growers' Association;. R. W.Fisher,  professor of Horticulture,   Mon-  ���������������������������n.j ..mi ii- il���������������������������������������������������������������������������������'������������������������������������������������������i"   ' ^____]MJ"__L__;LJ1L__���������������������������_T���������������������������"_.__-.;���������������������������:  Why  you   Wc  iib L/C  you  y scounn  .__ JL _ v . ;v _L  .*.- ������������������������������������������������������������������������>.  3,1 Id  9  __.  When you can buy a  TUBULAR CREA;u S.,i aRA.GK and  save yourself from $10 to $15 per ye;;:-.' p- ������������������������������������������������������    r "      ���������������������������   ' :������������������  TUBULAR CREAM SEPARATORS this y:*ar b'.vause they are  the simplest and most perfect ma'.hin .   on    h  nd inspect and be convinced.       Th -x r,r  r ' '���������������������������':  ]���������������������������     i  ���������������������������<-. 11  a  You     Take  ">* -J*  J_   '-'  n  q   A'  ....���������������������������*.*������������������*>������������������������������������   .._������������������     ICI>������������������J1WH������������������������������������������������������!WI HP"*-*  Fulton's Hardware, Tin  CLIFF STREET  and  Plumbing Works  ENDERBY, B. C ENDERBY, B. Ct; January 14, 1909  TV'-.���������������������������TVWW.'OtH   .-    I ���������������������������.'*������������������������������������������������������ P U IWWIIIiriHIW*  wwmwwww!   II WW���������������������������  tana Agricultural College: S. A.  Beach, horticulturis.t .of Iowa  Agricultural College; Claude I.  Lewis, professor of General Horticulture and Pomology, Oregon  Agricultural College; J. R. Shinn,  horticulturist, University of Idaho; W. S. Thornber, horticulturist of Washington State College.  The Canadian Northwest  north.; That country is being  developed, ahd.be it remembered  that the climate of Alberta and  Saskatchewan is the climate of  Germany, and that Edmonton  and Berlin have the same climate  and latitude. The Mackenzie Valley will grow finer wheat and  more of it than the Missouri Valley or the Arkansas, just as the  Valley of  the Neva will grow it,  Says the Wall-street Journal, ! and for   ]jice  causes.    However  a leading American p..iper: ! unpieasant these facts may be to  an American, it is folly to blind  one's self to the fact, that the  Canadian Northwest is destined  to supply   beef and   pork,   and  "The Canadian Northwest is  now drawing annually 103,030 of  America's-best farm population  away to the virg'.n lands to tin  i cheese and butter, and bread to  ! the world. It has the soil, the  i climate, and the cheap transpor-  jtation, and it will have the people."  ���������������������������      T. W. Platten has donated an  acre of land at the junction of  the Enderby and Deep Creek  roads, and the Deep Creek people propose to. erect a public hall  30x60 by public subscription. One  hundred and sixteen dollars were  at once subscribed, andT. Sharpe,  W. Truesdale and D. Crane were  appointed to canvass the district  for further subscriptions. They  hope to raise $800.  THE "MISTAKE"  MAN.  ���������������������������f wu. *������������������������������������������������������ '��������������������������� ** *pijpju-..I" w   i" ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ l"J" iwjp.-.������������������������������������������������������*-���������������������������*?������������������*  A VALUABLE SUGGESTION  FOR RHEUMATISM m  AND BL  U <  H r.__  BVv  TROUBLES  re  of  CAN BE MA&E AT HOME  We arc pleased to' be able to" publish for the benefit of our  >aclors the prescription of a celebrated specialist. Th:s is the result  ��������������������������� years of scientific investigation and experience, and is taken from  t  a reliable publication.  This is an exact copy of the original:-  >^_3  C__>CtA_>^u^ _Wv-v_ A_  1   '?<���������������������������<������������������  Whenever I run across a man who  never nuulc ������������������iiy mistakes, I feel like  chaining the combination on the safe  until he goes. It is the fellow who  keeps on"making the same mistakes  that you want to look out for.���������������������������E.  G. Lewis.  TENDERS  C_-i-C_4  The   iimTedienls   are   vegetable   and   have'a   gentle   and   natural  'i_t:on   o-iviW a d'stinct tonic effect to tiie entire svstcm.  '"iT'if      wonderful  mixture   in   the   treatment  of   Lame  Back and  Vrnarv Troubles.    It .cures  Rheumatic Pains  m  a few  hours. J Ik  i^^Iients   can   i,e   bought  separately  and   mixed   at   home,   or any  Arrest  o:\n fill  the  prescription. , .  If not in need of it now we1 would advise our readers to cut tms  out and save it  FOR PURCHASE OF STOCK OF  GENERAL MERCHANDISE.  Tn the matter of the Estate of HARVEY &  DOBSON, Enderby, B.C.  1 have received instructions to sell the following  assets by tender:  Lot No.l-STOCK OF.GENERAL MERCHANDISE, comprising- Dry Goods, Men's Clothing and  Furnishings, Boots and Shoes, Groceries. Hardware' &c, and Fixtures, amountingto about $10,-  oco. , " ,   "  Tenders to be made at a rate on the dollar.  Lot No. 2-REAL ESTATE and BUILDINGS,  comprising two lots in the City of Enderby, and  buildings thereon.  Sealed tenders, (to be superscribed lenders re  Harvey & Dobson") for one or both lots will be received by the undersigned up to 12 o'clock noon  of Wednesday, the 20th inst., tenders to be accompanied by marked cheque for 5 per cent, of the  bid: cheques from unsuccessful bidders will be  returned.  The highest or any tender not necessarily accented.  For full particulars andJnvjLn.toiY(as at:-Decern-^  The c/(l home place���������������������������the place where the pioneers of the Valley put!  up when Enderby was a'bornin'. You can't forget the hotel home j  provided in the early days by WEBB WRIGHT. It was the Enderby:  Hotel then; it is the Enderby Hotel now. And you won't forget the  cordial treatment that will be accorded you today as it was the;  pioneer then. The ENDERBY HOTEL, feMRv1Gi?T'propricter:  THE BEST CLAY IN THE VALLEY, well-burnt, makes the    j  Best Bricks in the Valley i  A large stock of bricks now on hand. Reasonable prices in lar^e or  small quantities. Build of brick, and you'll have all the comforts  of home���������������������������and a great many more. The cos: is about the same as  frame-built, andthe comforts a great deal more.  The Enderby Brick ^ Tile Co., Enderby   Km- full particulars ana invciiiuiyuj_?___��������������������������� *->*���������������������������__":  bcr 1st.) apply to the undersigned or toE. R:  Atherton on the premises, at Enderby, B. C.  Dated at Vancouver, B. C, this 4th day of January. 1909. , k    .        .  J. E.CHAMBERS, (Assignee)  Nos. 3. ���������������������������!. & 5. Hartncy Chambers,  Cor.   Homer  & Pender Streets. Vancouver, B. C.  John S. Johnstone  Contractor and Builder, Enderby  Cement Blocks and Exshaw Portland Cement on hand ���������������������������the best  on the market. All kinds of  cement w o r k and m a s o n r y  promptly attended to,  IRA C. JONES  Contractor and Builder  Estimates furnished ������������������������������������������������������ on all-  work, and. contracts personally attended to,  ENDERBY,    B,C  'Q 8  WALKER'S WEEKLY  r arm  and Garden  Seeds, Trees, Plants  and Bulbs.     Homegrown and thoroughly tested.  140-Page Catalogue FREE  M. J. HENRY, Vancouver.B.C  p:  ksk youv6f*OGtts for it,  Our Meats are  always fresh  and we serve the best  on the market. Fish,  poultry and eggs in  season.  G, R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  BUILDER &  CONTRACTOR  Plans and estimates  f  urnisfiec  Dealer in Sashes,  Doors, Turnings and all factory work.  I represent the S. C. Smith Co.  of Vernon.       Enderby.  "     :    PROFESSIONAL  SECKET OF BEING HAPPY.  The Bishop of London is an optimist who always has a good word  to say for everybody, even if the person under discussion may seem to  have no admirable qualities. One  clay, when he had been standing up,.,n n,     .,   ,,     ���������������������������_���������������������������.        ,.-      .. , .  : 7:d0 p. m.; Class Meettng, 8;15 p. m. (immediately  for a  particularly  disreputable SDeci- . after the prayer meeting); Sunday School, 2.30 p.  -   . .. _.  .       , .",    ,     I m.        A. N. MILLER. Pastor.  men of humanity, n friend sa.d to | pRESBYTER1AN  CHURCH-Su"nday School.  -*���������������������������     9:45 a. m.: Church  service,  11 a. m.; Young-  People's meeting, Wednesday, 8p.m.  D. CAMPBELL. Pastor.  pi-IURCH OF ENGLAND. St. George's Church,  ^ Sciences every Sunday at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p.  m. Holy Communion every Sunday at 8 a. m. and  1st Sunday in month at 11 a. m. during December,  January and February. Litany, Friday,  7.45 p. m. Choir rehearsal, Friday, 8 p.m. North  Enderby at 3 p.m. every alternate Sunday, commencing July 12th. Mara, at 3.00 p.m.every alternate Sunday, commencing: July 5th. All cordially invited.   Rev. J. Leech-Porter, B.D., Vicar  'ETHODIST CHURCH���������������������������Young- People's meeting,  Sunday,   7   p. m.;    Preaching-    every  Sunday,   7:30  p.   m.;   Junior  Epworth   League,  Tuesday, 3:45 p. m.;   Prayer Meeting,   Tuesday,  T)ETER BURNET  Dominion & Provincial  Land Surveyor  Metcalf Block,       Enderby, B.C.  him: "How is it that you can always think of something pleasant to  say about everybody under the sun?"  The bishop laughed. "Well, yon  see," he said, "there is so much good  in the worst of us and so much bad  in the best of us that it does not become any of us to speak ill of the  rest of us."  "DAPTIST CHURCH-Sunday School, 10 a. m.;  -L> Church service, 11 a. m.; Prayer meeting,  Wednesday, 7:30 p. m.     B. S. FREEMAN, Pastor  j__._!JU!_jHEKi������������������mna  navxj*. ��������������������������� ,uls.*r\^cw.i3sij. j������������������.'j^::wgw_".yiUL'.'"i7.^fJi3.?_j  CITY OF ENDERBY  NEVER DARKEN TKE SUNSHINE.  A hungry man who would refuse  to eat a good dinner set before him  today, because he feared his wants  might not be satisfied tomorrow,  would be regarded as a fool or n  maniac. But, is he any more senseless than the man wno darkens the  sunshine of the present by worrying  over the difficulties that may arsie in  the future? Which is wiser, the  woman -who provides herself with  the light, airy gown she needs for the  coming summer, or the one who  spoils her comfort and happiness by  putting away the money for some  possible future contingency? u  PITY OFFICE-Cliff St., office hours, 10 a. m. to  ^ 12:30, 1:30 to 4-p. m.; Saturday, ,10 to 12:30 m.  City Council regular meeting, every alternate Saturday at 8 p. m. Geo. Bell, mayor; Graham Rosoman, city clerk. Chairman Board of Works, Ira  C. Jones; Waterworks Committee, J. W. Evans;  Finance Committee, H. H. Worthington; Committee on Health, Geo. R. Lawes. Poundkeeper,  Evans & Mack.  ���������������������������rassearrrr ���������������������������3BSM3p;-i*mtim.  t?**j ip.i <m l mm>u  TJT-.l.V^y.J. W~ PJtf>WW_,  POST  OFFICE  HOURS���������������������������8 a. m. to 6:30 p. m.; mails close, southbound, 10:00 a.m.: northbound, 4:00 p. m.  ^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������i������������������������������������������������������>������������������������������������������������������i^���������������������������wmammmm ���������������������������iih������������������iw������������������������������������������������������cttttw������������������������������������������������������������������������  QITS every Saturday, by appointment at 2 p. m.  '^   Graham   Rosoman,   Police   and   Stipendiary  Magistrate.  mm MW".nnr������������������  SECRET SOCIETIES  WHEKE   AIvE   YOUR   THOUGHTS.  We are as great or as small as our  own thoughts make us; if we are so  small as to be buried under an avalanche of trifles, we have none but  duf selves "to hlame.  J. F. PRINGLE  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40.  Regular meetings first  Thursday on or after the  full moon at S p. m. in Oddfellows Hall. Visiting  brethren cordially invited.  V. C. BRIMACOMBE  Secretary  of life, not its lees.  Drink the wine  If you must in  dulge in fancies, weave them in  bright colors rather than in the somber hues of night. "I find the gayest castles in the air that were ever  piled," says Emerson, "far better, fo-  comfort and for use, than the dungeons in the air that are daily dug  and caverned out by grumbling, discontented people."  r 1.0.0. F.  y   Eureka Lodge, No. 50  evening atS o'clock, in 1. 0.  Meets every Tuesday  O. F. hall, Metcalf block. Visiting brothers always welcome. H. N. Hendrickson, N. G., A.  Reeves, Sec'y, J. B. Gaylord, P. G.. Treas.  Jl..!J...i:iMtJgl_'_g-l^^JMTlJTi>JWL������������������yJag_.^_.ffM>_U_r,_K_Ji  ������������������_r_sr"Fr_rrr__rr  ��������������������������� rjr-...-p".1 t  -Pfi0-FBSS-I0N__-  T\R. H. W. KEITH,  Office hours:  Forenoon, 11 to 12  Afternoon, 4 to 5  Evening, 7 to 8  Sunday, 12 to 1  Office:   BELL BLOCK  ENDERBY  IT DID NOT APPEAL TO HIM  w.  E. BANTON,  "What did that small boy say  when you told him he might grow up  to be president of the United  States?" said the school trustee.  "It didn't seem to impress him/'  answered the other. "He said nearly  everybody was being mentioned, for  that position nowadays."���������������������������Washington Star.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public, Conveyancer,  etc.  | Offices, Bell Block. Enderby,B.C.  IpLAUDE.R" JONES,  I Vj architect  j CONSULTING ENGINEER  i FOR HEATING AND  VENTILATING  INSTALLATIONS.  VERNON B. C. ENDERBY, B. C, January 14,  1909  9  Prince RuperVs Greatest Blessing the Prince Rupert  Drug Store.! "Rpfnrp f^ln^i CT ^fnpk  Often a community will have i The town  had a population esti-!^C1U1C Ld/J:ViU^ OLULA:  its greatest blessings thrust upon j mated at 150, and there were 200 j We have Dedided to Run a  it.    Take Prince Rupert for ex-jmen at work  clearing the town-!    <'CW//n "   Pnoion+Ofv  ^    John Houston took his! site.    No person without a 'pull' j        Olbiip       KjVbblLbLf  with    high    railway   officials   incj and aif Goods on   this Counter will be  Montreal or with men high up in j sold at C0ST- Come andsee this week's  _.  amp]  printing press into the town when  the townsite owners didn't want  it.    The railroad  company, who  bargains.  the la  had to have the police to get it  for him. Mr. Houston located a  mineral claim, erected a building  and started the publication of  the Empire. In the last issue  of the paper the editor says:  "A year ago Prince Rupert was  without hotel accommodations.  There was a contractor's boarding house at which meals could  be obtained, but beds could not  be got. The Empire, was 'six  months old and . it carried but  two advertisements of Prince  Rupert business houses, namely,  Kelly-Carruthers Supply Co. and  $5.25  $4.25  4.00  3.25  7.00  5.50  3.25  2.50  the Liberal  party could get per ,,,   ..       n   ,  ,     . .    . , .     . ^      i Mackinaw Coats,  owned the townsite, refused to | mission to locate m the town, and j Mackinaw Pants,  allow him to take his press from ! Harbor  ��������������������������� Engineer   Bacon   was f ?>ll01t Overcoats,  I ������������������     mi        i ��������������������������� /������������������ Jtf.y/ Overcoats,  mding,   and   Mr.   Houston! boss.     The   location    of    two _  mineral claims by John Houston  and John Knox on a portion of  the townsite known as the 'Indian reserve,' in the fall of 1907, |    For Sale or Trade-A drag saw, com  Wheeler & Evans  i-���������������������������rt���������������������������-.i,- ������������������!-������������������,-,���������������������������*. ������������������ ���������������������������ko������������������������������������.-   r,-,,^  -ion i piste, almost new.    Will sell cheap for  orough, about a change, and ������������������20 [ash;                   ^ A_ McMoriand.,  individuals and  firms are doing   ^nciV.^o-* -in  Pvinpo Rn-nnrf   fr-.rlnv      A   FEW S. C. Brown Leghorn Cockcrtls still for  OaShi_So m J. llilCe l\UpeiU   lOCtay,     __    sale     Brothers to   PullcLs that laid this year  Where a year aQ'O there Were leSS !^ three months-and three   weeks   old: brcd_from  ,t -; i'���������������������������? .    t t   ,, j trail nested and unbeaten show stock: S2 to !j>oe���������������������������ch  than a dozen all told. i m. e. waby. End^-by.  ,.'Mi_rw.ii...i."e������������������,  i.iv 'v. i rwm  g-'l'WCW    *   ��������������������������� WMWW  m"wrnm������������������i^j* wsrt  Gil  -j- Real Estate  k & Insurance  .-ENDERBY,   B. C.  Fire Insurance in first-class companies.     Accident Insurance  REASONABLE TERMS,    - WRITE FOR LIST  Wanted-At Enderby, a resident DENTIST,  man capable of doing the right kind of work.  A good field for a  r***n*g������������������ '.*' '���������������������������* w."*i~r-j��������������������������� p* ruiwr^-Tn-xvr*^** _* i ���������������������������  ���������������������������:w*w,Ti������������������t^ ^^i j. wmuHviimj. j'.snw.mwj  "W^j.ji iwumi. ��������������������������� m %wm. n.~i}*r'*!*mm3*r.*m  9  kl^ SI IIP IS  ^^   _g^ ^^_> __ __  __  i  KA   _  /!���������������������������  _s__y^  #J_ ^_*  H_n  l  til      ^ !_  [������������������������������������������������������ A' w f-   /5 ___  JR.  ever  p-im������������������^oj.jm������������������������������������__i..-���������������������������t-���������������������������.���������������������������,������������������������������������������������������,rr���������������������������������������������^���������������������������mfTui  .I���������������������������. _m J_rn  _v____s_������������������5____:__crai_������������������  Watches Cleaned, $1.00  Maias^rngSj  ~__$-i  ttJdbr^cMs  _:8?Tr5^_t____V.���������������������������._'__r_I-.fr.'-?'__*Tl-^  _:._..___ tar._L:_>_,____!_i___a___i^^  The above prices are good for two months only.    I want your business, and if satisfactory work and prices are any inducement to you, we intend to have it.  "���������������������������your .watch repairs are done here and not sent away.  AIS Repairs Guaranteed  for One Year  he Cheapest Store in British Columbia to purchase Watches, Rings, and Jewellery  B  JL  ������������������*��������������������������� ft-----.-rv^. *���������������������������' .Jti-OMMir-iyiti ���������������������������____;_���������������������������____  _\_������������������  WatcJhmake*  M  M_i_}y  __    _&<2>  *> I?  Jeweller 10  WALKER'S WEEKLY  The Prospector's  ?e  Life  One only has to read ' Rod and  Gun", to appreciate it. W. J.  Taylor is publishing this magazine at Woodstock, Ont. It is  Canada's    sportsman's   journal,  waste a whole lifetime in the  search to meet death when alone  in the wilderness. Maybe, years  afterwards, some brother prospector will stumble across a skeleton bleached by the sun and  storms. A rifle, pick, shovel and  pan nearby, rusted and useless,  tell   the  whole   story.    All   are  T WILL be in  touch  with  settlers  -*-   property in  the Enderby district.       See   me  looking:   for  See  me  personally if you want to sell. C. C, Kice, Enderby  and covers every item of interest I {Dlaced together in one grave.    I  __ ��������������������������� -n.     ��������������������������� ���������������������������    t i      _    _i have come across like relics and  in  the  Dominions  vast out of|performed the last offices over  doors.    In the January number, | the   remains.    Some   day   some  which, by the way, "is an unusually interesting number,  "Nimrod, the Trapper," tells of  the prospector's life.    Says he: -  For almost a quarter of a century I have been hunting, trapping and prospecting. In turn  I have been on all the streams  running eastward down the Rockies, from Montana north to the  Slave Lakes and from Elk River  in British Columbia to the Skeena  River in the far north. The life  of a prospector or a trapper is a  hard, rough, lonely and dangerous one.  In the winter season he is out  about eight months all alone,  never seeing a human being unless he runs across a brother  trapper. In the year 1907 I left  civilization in October and did  not return till the following May.  During that long period of lonli-  ness my only companions were  two fox terriers. These two animals have been my friends -for  -vears-and-Lfind-them.the. smart-.  remains,  one may find the last of myself,  for as one partner said to another,  after a life of wandering together:  I am ffoing-. partner, going; I have heard the call,  Tis the summons that must come some day to  one and all.  There's a range I've got to cross���������������������������I'll take the  trail alone;  I reckon that you'll miss me, Jim, a little when I'm  gone,  Don't fret about it dear old pard, it can't be helped  you know,  We've been together all  these years and now it  seems as though,  We ought to go together, but I guess it cannot be.  One favor, Jim���������������������������just make my grave beneath that  old pine tree.  Where we're sat and   planned  together,  in   the  sunset's mellow glow,  And talked about the gold we'd find, and how  some day we'd go -���������������������������  Back to the scenes of other days, I can see it all  again���������������������������  The farmhouse, and the orchard and  the fields of  waving grain,  My mother went to heaven in a springtime long  ago.  But I see her bending o'er me now, in robes as  white as snow.  Good Bye, old pard, I'm going,  I'll  be waiting for  you, Jim,  Don't stop  too long���������������������������good  bye,   the  lights   are  growing dim.  With a smile on his face and a wave of his hand  He has  crossed the high range to the unknown  land,  ENDERBY'S  FURNITURE   STORE  and see my line of  Easy Chairs  Rockers  Morris Chairs  All kinds of Chairs at the lowest possible cash prices  Carpets, Squares, Rings  &  Mats at Wholesale Prices  Call and inspect them.    It is a  pleasure to show these goods.  W. T. HOLTBY  Furniture Dealer and Undertaker  BRADLEY BLK.       ENDERBY  F.T.I  Plumbing and Steam Fitting  _  All kinds of Tin and Zinc Articles Repa red  Evans Blk Enderby  Rear  urn*  est and most faithful of friends.  They are small, easy to keep and  absolutely reliable in all times of  danger and difficulty. Eastern  folks may smile when they read  it; but it is none the less true,  that they have kept more than  one grizzly at bay when I have  emptied the magazine of my rifle  or got a cartridge jammed. I  hope later on to tell my readers  of a narrow escape from a bear  and how the dogs saved me.  A prospector is always living  in hopes of "striking it rich"  someday. A few favored ones  are fortunate enough to secure  it in  a few  years;  others  will  The Big Bread Maker, made where we live.      This is also  Enderby VPayRtill Flour  If your grocer has not sufficient local enterprise to handle  this flour, try a grocer who has; or we would gladly supply  you at our Mill.  Columbia Flouring Mills Co., Enderby  Livery I Feed Stables  Remember your horse: Feed him well and he'll serve you  right.    Leave   him  with us when   you   come   to   town.  EVANS & MACK  ENDERBY  P^rrnll Rt Pa ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������P^nabing' and  \jdll <J11 06 \JU. Furnace Work  Eave Troughing and all kinds of  Sheet  Tin   and   Copper work.    Repairing and  Jobbing Work given prompt attention.  Corner Hudson and Alexander StS/ SALMON ARM ENDERBY, B. C., January 14, 1909  11  Local News Float  The Canadian Amsuement Co.  gave several very enjoyable  moving picture entertainments  in K. of P. Hall this week.  Found: A small sum of money  at entrance to . Bell block. Will  be handed to the rightful owner  on payment of this advertisement  Apply James Mowat,  Bell block.  Mrs. Thos. Bell and children  left for California Monday afternoon to be gone until spring  opens.  Miner Smith, who is working  the gold mine near Mara, reports-  that he has a splendid showing,  and is producing some splendid  samples of ore from the ledge.  P. Murphy received word last  week that the first payment on a  Why not build  a home of your own?  We carry a full line of all  kinds of building material,  including Lime in Barrel,   Cement and Wood and Hair  ���������������������������   Fibre Patent Plasters.   We have a large stock of   SEASONED LUMBER ON HAND  Estimates cheerfully furnished.  MILL WOOD- (short) -$1.50 per load.  A. R. Rogers Lumber Co.Ltd., Enderby  Bank of Montreal  Established 1817  Capital, $14,400,000 Rest, $12,000,000  Undivided Profits,  $699,969.88  Honorary Pscsident,  Rt. Hon. LORD STRATHCONA. MOUNT ROYAL. G. C. M. G.  President, Hon.   SIR GEORGE DRUMMOND. K. C. M. G.  Vice-President and General Manager,   SIR EDWARD CLOUSTON. Bart.  Head Office, Montreal. London Office, 46-47 Threadneedle St. E.C.  A General Banking Business Transacted  th  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT ������������������������������������������������������?__*���������������������������������������������SZ������������������-_.���������������������������  Branches in Okanagan District: Enderby, Armstrong-, Vernon, Kelowna and Summerland  G. A. HENDERSON, Esq,. Manager A.E.TAYLOR. Sub-Agent Enderby  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with city airs.  vWhen Paddy Murphy shook the snow of Sandon  off his feet he came here, and now owns "orfeoif "^  finest brick hotels in the country. Although  Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his  hotel the King Edward. In addition to the excellence of the meals, breakfast is served up to 10  o'clock, which is an added attraction for tourists."  (Extract from Low cry's Ledge.)  King Edward Hotel, SLJMURPHY Enderby  Working Harness, Saddles, Repairing  Anything you need, in stock  J. W. Evans^DRSRMEiKER Enderby  $45,000 bond on the Winslow  group in the Trout Lake district,  had been made by the purchasers. Mr. Murphy owns a half  interest in the claims.  A. Dickson and Miss Dickson  are guests of Mrs. J. C. English  this week. Mr. Dickson and sister came to Enderby from the  territories to escape the severe  cold weather, and struck Enderby  when the thermometev was lingering around the forty below spot.  Two years ago they visited Enderby. At that time they found  here ' 'n o t h i n g-like-it-before''  weather, and this time they  found it likewise, only moreso.  By and by they will be forced to  believe it.  Fred Abbott, wife and child,  arrived several days ago from  Michigan. He was booked for  the lower end of the valley, but  got off at Enderby to look around.  He is a practical scientific hunter  and trapper and an Al taxidermist. A trip up the Mabel Lake  Valley and over the hills to the  west convinced him that he had  struck the right place, and he  has located at Enderby. He has  taken up 360 acres of government  land near Mabel Lake, and will  prove up on it. He states that  he will bring fifteen of his friends  into the country to locate in the  spring, and is enthusiastic over  what he has found here.      PUYINC HAVOC WITH  PATEIWMEOICINES  An Old-fashioned, Home-Made Mixture which Cures Kidney and  Liver Troubles.  A prominent local druggist states  Hrlm-fc=s-i-n c e���������������������������trJ 1 e���������������������������eel e b-i-a-fcetl���������������������������j-> res c-i4p-=  tion ot! a distinguished specialist lias  become more or less known it is interfering with the sale of secret  medicines. The prescription, which  first appeared in a leading health  journal, is reproduced here, just exactly as originally written: Fluid  Extract. Cascara, V_ oz.;. Fluid Extract C'arriana Compound. 1 ov..;  Compound Syrup Sarsaparilla, 0 oz.  Directions: One teaspoon ful after  each  meal and at   bedtime.  Any good druggist can dispense  this. or. even belter, a person can  buy the items separately and mix  them at home bv shaking them avoII  t ������������������_>  together in a bottle. It is stated  that ihe ingredients being vegetable,  are harmless and simple. It. has a  gentle and natural action, and gradually tones up the eliminative tissues,  leaving the kidneys in a perfectly  healthy   condition.  A. merchant avoII  known in  public  I    affairs stales that  this  recipe cured  I    his  rheumatism.    Save  the  prescription. 12  WALKER'S WEEKLY,  ri_n.._-!J-i/T!  SV_- TV?i  v^xd  for one of our com-  baft  ^  ^  bination  Bill   mid  Account Books.    It  will save time and .  money   and KEEP   -  YOUR BOOKS STRAIGHT  Don't "keep your accounts  in your head," or on scraps  of paper, when this handy  pocket account book is at  your command: Start the  new year right by keeping 0  your books straight. Call  and'see-a sample copy of  the simplified pocket, account book. ' It will pay you  The Walker -Press  i ss5~i fL������������������l a  ^  &yf in  MwMl  If ill  ���������������������������1    F v     _  II u  IIIMI  L'h -.v������������������r-a &  l;H   /��������������������������� M   p ���������������������������  IT M  is  ii&fcjjg^^V^aS  i_i.

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