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 Enderby, B. C., May 6, 1909  AND      WALKER'S      WEEKLY  Vol. 2; No. 10; Whole No. .62.'  jj l    r>cr-T -^v   -_^_- - ',^*>e? - ���������������������������   "Z^^^XZIZ ���������������������������'-     Sr>S/  _^e_���������������������������-XT'    8. DISTRICT BETWEEN ENDERBY AND MARA SWEPT BY A DESTRUCTIVE BUSH FIRE  I.  XX  XX  r>c  The wild fire which swept the  district north of Enderby Monday afternoon and evening, was  really of a very serious nature,  and if ever government assistance  were demanded, it is demanded  now. ' Not by way of charity,  nor as a fund for the needy���������������������������  though there  are  several who  i    lost everything, even to the beds  they   slept   upon,���������������������������but   where  government assistance is needed  badly and at once, is in replacing  the miles of fencing which was  burned.     From the Mack place  to Mara, a distance of nine miles  or more, there is said to be not a  line fence standing. .   In some  instances  the  fences  are completely destroyed, while in others  there are wide gaps  burned in  them.   This, in an open range  country, and  at  this season of  the year, with the open feeding  'lands burned over, is a very seri-  ,  bus matter.   If the farmers are  to have any crops, they must get  them in, and if the crops are to  be protected from 'the roaming  herds fences must be built.;   The  farmers touched by the fire are  .   not able to plant and care for the  crops, rebuild cabins and homes,  and replace the fences all at the  same time.     And very few of  them are in a position to hire it  done. - One cannot help the other  for all are. in the same position.  Assistance must come from some  quarter,   and   the   government  seems to be the proper source.  Early Monday morning many  smouldering bush fires that had'  been smoking for days, were  fanned into life by a stiff wind  blowing from the south. Little  alarm was felt, for the fires were  at a safe distance from the bush.  ==^ButJby=noon_th_e___jwind_._ had _ in-  J. Emeny lost fences and one  barn.  J. Lambert lost ��������������������������� a stable and  contents, where was also stored  the personal effects and household goods of Gerald Neve.  On the west side of the'river,  J. Knapp lost a herd of seven  cows, stampeded in the bush and  burned there; also chickens.- outbuildings," house and household  effects;" in short, everything but  the clothes he wore, a team of  horses and the old black cat; He  hauled his wagon into the field  _ ���������������������������r-___ .  ,    (       -.   ���������������������������������������������    .  Here also Mr.  Seymour lost a  team and'outfit ih the bush.  / "Mr. Dickie lost every building  on the place; so'also did Mr. Peacock.  . These settlers were on the west  side of the river.- On* the east  side the fire swept on to Mara,  burning .three bridges enroute.  By this time it had gained terrific  furry, and jumped from point to  point,'" ��������������������������� sometimes half ��������������������������� _ a mile  .separating. Sheets of flame and  balls of were carried by the wind  with awful speed, and ~ the heat  and smoke in the  path- of the  to save it but it; too, was burned, '.holocaust were suffocating.  The flames leaped the river  and took the big 'hayshed,- barn  and outbuilding's of Jas. Bell;  then jumped his hay. fields and  swept down upon the .buildings  of Geo. Little, .everyone of which  with contents' was consumed.  Chas. Little's barns,., half-a-mile  away were next to go.  A. Robertson, on the river  shore adjoining the Bell farm,  lost his cabin and'.contents.' E.  Bennett lost his home" and outbuildings.   " -   ���������������������������  Thos. Gray lost ��������������������������� his implement  shed and implements. c  The .mill and machinery of the  WALKER'S  EEKLY  PubtUhed every Thunday at Enderby, the Gate-Way of the f am o ua Okancgan, Land of the Big Canadian Red Apple aad the California of Canada  ��������������������������� . . - -,..-.        v ' . .    > '���������������������������,-'���������������������������'  Entered in the Post Office at Enderby. B.C., as second.lass matter. ,;    -     , --  ���������������������������  "In-order-to be poor in the Okanagan, you have to waate an awful lot of Time and Money."  H;     M."    WALKER  AdvertiE.ng rates on application.   Subscription, one year. $2; six months, $1  - A blue pencil mark hero indicates that your subscription is.past due,'  and the editor .would like to'retain your 'nameontherollof honor.  '. .  Addre-g all communications to-   THE WALKER PRESS. Enderby, B. a  Pa says: "When you forget about heaven and hell, and  make your business your religion, society has no mortgage  on your soul." .  ������������������������������������_  :_>*___������������������  FROM ONE MAN'S POINT OF VIEWi  ���������������������������w*s_:  ,*������������������������������������o*c  creased in velocity, and was the  strongest that ever has been felt  here.  About noon, Mr. A. H. Duncan  whose farm lies two miles north  of Enderby, on the east side of  the river, drove to Enderby. He  noticed the fire, at that time two  miles to the west of him and on  the opposite side of the river.-  The wind came in heavy gusts.  It veered in every direction. The  fire caught in the bush and started  northeast. It jumped the river  and swept the east bank and  lightly-wooded plateau. The  Duncan place was. burned over,  Mr. Duncan losing everything;  home and contents, barn and  sheds, implements, feed, a valuable mare, chickens,"1 cows, etc.  Driven by the wind, the fire  jumped clearing and stream as if  they were not there. The new  barn of Mr. A. D. Stroulger was  quickly consumed, with 20 tons  of hay; also lumber for a new  house, and all outbuildings.  W. Monk, E. B. Huffman, the  Mack Brothers, C. S. Handcock,  R. Waddell, all lost heavily, in  cordwood, ties, fencing, etc., but  saved their buildings.  D. McManus lost everything  buthis.house;pigs, chickens, outhouses, barn and implements,  together with. three tons of hay  and a ton of oats, just hauled  to the barn.  IT is not the spirit of British Columbians,  men who are accustomed to hardships  and fighters for the redemption of the  vast wild lands by the hand of man, ���������������������������it is  not the spirit of these' men, I say, to cry  in the face of calamity, or to run to the  parent government when hurt, as?,, a child  runs to the mother, to have the pain of a  -bumped=head-or���������������������������a���������������������������pinched^finger���������������������������kissed-  away. We have seen British Columbians,  themselves in need of assistance, turn the  key of silence upon their own suffering and  reach into the pocket for the last dollar to  help another.    .  The man who can go into the bush and  carve out a home for himself; bring into  submission the wild lands, and make them  bring forth fruits and grain where there  was but a tangle of unaerbrush and moss-  covered fallen timber, is not the man to  throw up his hands when adversity knocks  at his door.  But when he sees the result of years of  toil and hardship swept from him; when  all in.the world that he cherishes is made  ashes before his very eyes, it is but natural  for the heart to grow faint and the Ego  within to feel the pangs of discouragement.  The fire of Monday left many homes in  the district heaps of ashes. In magnitude  of loss and acuteness of suffering, there  have been calamities compared with which  this is nothing. But for the men who lost  as some of these have lost: Their homes  gone, implements gone, live stock gone;  nothing left them but the scanty clothes on  their backs; an4.^their farms laid open to  the incursion of meandering herds, 'we  doubt if assistance to anyone could come  more acceptably.  An appeal is being made to the provincial  government to investigate the needs of the  sufferers with the objectof giving such assistance as may be required; : "That assistance of some land' is'necessary- is apparent  if these men are to be set- upon their feet."  All they have asked for is government help  in rebuilding the,, fences', "destroyed. " Yet  we know of several who are left with absolutely nothing to begin' anew the fight  they, have carried" on so long; their .fields  scorched, orchards.blasted, and.not an implement or.a tobl'to set to work with.-. -  Our farmers, many of them, have been  severely dealt with in the past yeai _ First  the defunct farmers exchange-came up  short some $13,000; then' the fofty-dollar  note racket; then the failure of the B. C.  Exchange to make good. In all, say $20,000  that they should have but haven't got. The  ,men^who_lost_byL_Mondg-y._. ^re were ai_������������������  losersln the earlier transactions." They  are therefore in no condition to stand the  loss just sustained; their reserve is gone.  That the government will lend the required assistance we feel sure. It could  not give to a more worthy object and one  that would meet with the approval of all  .classes of_people.  THE property owners of Enderby are  apparently somewhat indifferent to  the public improvement by-law or were  so dead sure that the by-law would carry  that they did not think it was necessary to  turn out to vote. One hundred and thirty-  six property owners were entitled to vote  and only 24 voted. Of these only one  voted against the by-law. This is, to all  intents and purposes, a unanimous vote in  favor of the by-law, and should encourage  the City Council to keep up the good work.  I  T is said by the. old timers that the  weather this spring is an exact reproduction of that of the fire and flood  year of 1894, when several districts in the  province, notably the Fraser River, were  largely inundated by the floods. If this be  true, the excitement is not all over yet.  We have had the fire, and there is not much  doubt but what the high water will arrive  on schedule time. <     ._���������������������������_  Rothsay Lumber Co., and a portion of the lumber in' the yard,  were destroyed, and it was only .-'  by hard fighting by the section-,  hands that the Mara bridge and .,  Mara station'were saved. ���������������������������  ���������������������������   The; home' of Mrs.. Rosoman;;.-;  the aged postmistress, was swept'..'  away without a moment's notice..';  Mrs. Rosoman is ah invalid-and-.'  she was carried hurriedly to the   ���������������������������  river shore, .and  covered with ���������������������������'  blankets'.,  The blankets;and the .'.;.  clothes she; wore were the only.; .  things saved.    The mails, and ; ::  everything in  connection.. with'  the postoffice was,consumed.  Harry Blurton Host;a'barn;-������������������_-'  Patula's house -and outbuildings,.-;  were completely wiped out; -Wm. ,\  Cadden lost Kay shed arid fences;./  and Wm. Witala lost hayshed arid.;. *  implements." .. .' 'A ' "���������������������������*- -", ;"'-_ \ ".^v.  It is impossible.to estimate th������������������ ������������������ '.  losses at-this time:    'Jas.' Bell, s^.p/  the only one ^who; carried any in- -. :t  surarice on ;th e property.destroyed,'r' \:  so far"as vwe nave _ been .able:to.������������������}:\  learn: r Hi s loss 'was - $2,500, -in- $ *: I  surance $300.-;.;^-,;. .'"<���������������������������.*������������������- ,< -\<&.  ' -The creditors^._hetRotHsay^V  LumberCo. will Jose everything'.; 'J'_  in the' destruction of the ;mill:-:.  property.. It- carried - no .irisur-_>.  ance.   The fire also swept- over.  ;  the company's limits, doing much '\  damage. r .      -JZ  .The.loss" to Mrs.* Rosoman is"  estimated at $3000. ;*.-     -     ��������������������������� '. v " .  It is riot possible :for: the.per- .-  sonal-property loss; -and; the loss . ���������������������������  in buildings,; irnplemerits and live_  stock to come much under $35,000 ";->  and the destruction of timber,in,'.. ,  the area' swept over,'-together' ;,  with the fences;" is' beyond corh':\ -  putatiori at this time.    ,'*,"...  l  Mr. _ S_.. Poison,  who - recently; .  purchased.- the lumber  in   the. .  Rothsay company yards, visited ..,'  -the_scene.otthe^firejy_ednesday^_=.  morning.   He reports that about  half "of the lumber was saved.  The unfortunate thing about  the fire was the suddeness of its !  coming and the uncertainty of its  course.   Every man had to fight  alone and in many cases for hours ���������������������������  unaided.   Indeed, the people of  Enderby .did not. learn- of,.the/;   serious nature of. the blaze until  late Monday night, and knew  nothing of Mara's misfortune  until Tuesday morning. Man-,  ager Stevens of the lumber mill  sent a wagon load to fight the  fire at 10 o'clock Monday night.  Mr. Harvey and Mr. Taylor  headed another party, but there  was no general response to the  call for help, because so .few  heard of it.  Stories of the heroism and fortitude of the men fighting single-  handed for. hours at .a time, are  many.     Frank Hassard 'fought  the blaze at his place from 6 a.m.  until 11 p. m. without a bite to  eat and alone.   But he saved his ;  buildings.   W.  Monk fought 24  hours without rest and he is tern-'.  porarily blind from the heat and  smoke.   D. McManus fought for"  hours for his home from behind  a fir tree  which  was charred  black. . The clothes he wore fell  to pieces when he took them off.    ,  A wet blanket was his only salvation.  _v������������������  " 1   *-���������������������������  ������������������- '-_���������������������������' . I  c-.��������������������������� i.i  .it! THE ENDERBY PEESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  PICTURE PUZZLES A MAMA  oci.ty'8 Summer Fad a Rival to Bridge-Wealthy Devotee������������������  of the Pastime Who Make Their Own Puzzle*.  (X.  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'1  | !:i-r _|   I'ulll'.il   Illllch   I'll   .!���������������������������!���������������������������  cxper:   puzzle  several pieces  pi.'lure.  Tin .   In*  111-    im.'lliod    has  tliiin attempting  Mto'.y J .imily' th; .  ii-."liy-     to  friend i:i TuX"(lu.   '1 Itfy _���������������������������.��������������������������� all very gon.l,  Will you .end mine La. ; by i!ic nii.'-.L-Ji-  ucr'."  This h-itcr i- typical of many oilier-,  for nowaday.-; tin- pi'-tnr-' puzzle is borrowed just as look- arc and there lias  recently conic intu f.xi-L**n<*. finoliiiT  |Klint of resemblance between ilio two.  .lit ;i bank building' <>;>. upper Filth avium! <i woman ha.- opened a oiltalalia;:  library, where puzzle- may be had on  ���������������������������payment of a small U-v.  li; that way it :- po-.dhli: to jret hold  of a.-, many new |i.iy_le. a- the ino?t insatiable puzzle fiend might desire without the nece.-.-ity of luiyin^ them out-  Tijyhi". Until thi-> woman opened her  Tittle shop there was only the po.-ibility  of borrowing from friends. The library  is an indication of ihe spread of the  mania in the lust two years.  tu li.jiii. at mice mi lhe whole picture.  .,.M.|     Naturally the -mull outlay of capital  ���������������������������N"     necf.-sary  ami   the  essential suitability  the wor  :. There is probably not a country house,  between New York and'' Jiar Jlurhor  that 1ms not its bridge table? spread in  the drawing rooms not for bridge but for  the playing"of these puzzle games. There  aw. trays manufactured especially to  hold the. pieces. They are flat wood  boards with a railing about an inch high  about their four sides.  Their great merit is the protection  I!icy afford against the loss of the separate pieces. That is of ihe utmost importance, for a lifelong friendship has  I .on known to snap under the heinous  .rime of returning a puzzle with one  piece missing. When ifc is understood  ��������������������������� that some of these puzzles contain as '.  many a.s twelve hundred separate .pieces |  "a may be seen how easy it is to lose  one.  .In order to make it possible to spend a  little more money on the game there are  boards covered with damask or brocade  like  the   fancy  bridge  tables.  Jn some  houses  the  trays   ior  the puzzles    are  covered with the same silks  that  decorate the tops oi' the bridge tables.   One  of lhe most difficult things about these  , puzzles   has   been   to  make   them  cost  ���������������������������nonc-y.    Their  materials, are  so   cheap  and'their manufacture so simple tliat it  is a sorrow to the shopkeepers that they  cannot make them costly.  So far the maximum price is $15. The '  price always depends on the number ot  pieces in the puzzle.  The pictures which are cut up may be  bought for little, the thin boards on  which they are pasted cost a few cents  only: and the jig saw which serves to  make hundreds of them is not au expensive investment in itself. The most skilful players of the game are no longer  content to buy puzzles.. They find their  principal pleasure in making their own.  One of the most .-successful amateurs  in this field.is a Westchester millionaire  whose health lm snot been good for the  last year. lie has pre-ented his friends  with'many of these puzzles sawed and  finished by his own hands.  Another succc.sfu! amateur manufacturer is a physician who had for a  long time been in poor health and found  nothing to afford him lhe same diver-  id on as the use of the jigsaw. He is a  man of loo much table to be satisfied  wHh the ordinary colored pictures that  i=H*isiir^lie-=a-vc-r-a.g_=_iiajiiu'a.Uire-i^aiid=Jui  i\~cs photographs of paintings from the  galleries of Europe.  As ho makes tiie pictures from brown  photographs, they are vavy difficult to  pul together, the difference between the  varied shades being slight.  Iii,- friends prize very much the puzzle  he gives them :i._ they are not .only ���������������������������more .  artistic (ban   the   ordinary puzzles   hut !  even more costly. I  ... Kqiiully. difficult, lo do _1hthi_-c they  are .-o much  the snip'  in  color arc  the  puzzle- made of white and black' drawings.   They   niv   i.M.i   allude!h"r   by  a  New York   woman   who  iv.������������������������������������������������������  y;ar-  ago  I'l-t '-i:ddei:!y one of ihe member- of her ���������������������������  family,    It wa- t h ii;_!n   fo;-a while that i  she vii.uid i:u intu n -   >'������������������������������������������������������ of l.-laiiciioiy. i  Inn  .-he  received   fri':-    \   f-iend  one  m';  tlie   picture   pu.de-   ii:-     a-   they     had I  begun  to grow 'popular. -They absorbed j  her '.thoughts  until .-ii- decided  it would j  be still more iitterc-ti;::. t<������������������ niaiiiii'iudtirc j  thfiii Jier.-elf.    During th"  l;i.������������������t   -mumer |  al  Newport  she   load,'   more   than   K)u.  which  she gave  to   irb'ii.l- and   -cm   l"  hospitals,   orphan    a-y'iim .   and   other  of lhe work to feminine <|U .!itics have  led many vromen who are seil'-.-upport-  ing to lake up the manufacture of the  picture pm'/.'.h'.-. The mo-l .successful of  lhe woni'm is in Boston. AYith ihe  a.si-(unec of two helpers she l- said to  have earned .i..!>0 a "week for years.  One New York woman supplies all the  puzzles sold by a stationer on Fifth avenue and is thus spared the expense of  advertising and delivering her work, although she does noc of course get all  the profits she would if she distributed  them  herself.  Tlie Woman's Exchange receives puzzles from various consigners aud some of  the pictures, sold there are among tho  most beautiful to be bought in town.  Fin- up on the west side is the home  of a woman ���������������������������''who has averaged i'or tho  last eight months a profit ot" $1,000 a  month. Jler puzzles, which arc very well  known to the fiends, are too simple for  the expert, and for that reason especially recommended to beginners.  Then: is not a puzzle fiend worthy, of  the name -who does not know ihe peculiarities of every maker of the. toys.  They can Lcil you just which woman  makes this,most difficult, which manages  to saw out the largest number of separate piece--, which uses the prettiest combinations of color and which charges the  cheapest prices.  The demand for the puzzles is too  great to be supplied by the amatcui  workers alone, and the toy factories  have turned them out in large numbers.  Oue of the fashionable hotels near the  city has used a puzzle fo advertise its  advantages.  A young woman who had made money  by conducting a hotel on the plan of a  country house recently made an addition  to it, aud in order to make this known  to her patrons she scut them and other  possible guests a picture puzzle which  formed a view of the hotel as it is at  present. 'While it was not especially  difficult to put together, the guests who  worked it out are not likely to forget  the name or appcaranec.of the hotel.  In spite of the essentially unintellec-  tual character of the puzzle pictures  they have been known to make victims  of intelligent people, and there are some  who have found ifc enough pleasure to  work out these thing:? to give up bridge  in their favor. Yet nobody believes that  it will ever prove a. substitute for the  game or even rival it in popularity.  '.rius picture puzzles have found their  greatest popularity from the fact that  they can be left at any moment and returned to. The more elaborate kind  with many pieces may supply entertainment for the empty minutes of a whole  week. Enthusiastic players of course  will not leave the table until the pieces  are fitted together, even if it keeps them  at work all night. Les; zealous phtyci .,  however, are willing to come and go.  It was this quality of the picture pu������������������.  zii . that made them successful as n .sinw  nii'i' diversion. In ���������������������������winter, when theft*  is le-> idle time and one sils down to Jt  game' of bridge that is to be finisheo.  thou and ^hei .. the time for the puzzle*  will not he so abundant and they wil.  have.   Ic-s   chance   than     ever  to   riv*������������������  Mis  MISS MARGARET   HERON.  Heron is a Pittsburg girl who made her debut this season.  Site  ;is:;considered.:one::of^he'^pretty.; girls in .Pittsburg:  ��������������������������� ������������������������������������  lias  About Women.  A   .-ehool   for   domestic    ncrvanl  bi-i'ii .-larted in  Hamburg.  The ucoueliem.MiL  of Queen    Victoria  Kr.'._iMii:i. of Spain, is expected ui May.  Tin: .Yew York Leg!, da I lire ba.- passed  a   bill c-labii-hiug a  farm  for  reforma-  i *  ,-i.ui. ot women.  \Yo;ti"!i  in  I'er-da  i  versify ofAVashhigtonin;]f)05;aaid:: was  admitted to The 1 .n-The snineyeav ���������������������������.::. .  '������������������������������������������������������"���������������������������-���������������������������Tiicr. aro ten women among the :..u  commissioners^that theVGoveriunent;; oi  "._������������������..(. ha. seiit out for the,purpose,; or,  studying the; best' method^of educaaon  in the ������������������������������������������������������different:.countries.:.-:; /'_-'���������������������������  . '-A- -muh-'lms ben sentenced in- Prague,-  v^rcauia/ito-six-uiont-iis'Tiuprisomuent  :for.T.arnessiBg:his::wife.and:dpg-to. his  vegetable :eart.. Tlie ;wonian..pleaded;;tut  -sli. dicrselfUrndrsuggested.it^as; she: dc-  _,1 ;tHe:Avork;ilHitTl.is:did:not:>alter;;;i^e  ���������������������������deci. bnVoT:the:ma^  bH::::":::: .:: He I p i n g> H j m_: Q u t .;;��������������������������� ^  ������������������' "-L_. riie-:tee::-no;w,Mmiised: The;;h 1|  sent^miirdeti; man:as; he^-stood'at:the.  counter-iiv:the::oandy-store::with:a;far^  !������������������l7<inme^in^  -- V;Wa������������������ it n Tack-hammer?-'.-.asked'-the  \ _tin .-Avonmiv who-had; :eonie;:,forwaTrd;  io1 takehis order, with: a-sly: wnikuit  the ;other clerks.-v..-.:'.;',  ���������������������������: _������������������������������������������������������.;-:���������������������������.^-i;-:.  ������������������������������������������������������= -No. it-'wasri'tvilmtv,':-he sauE^r*  "br:a.ypumt)kiii pie .'-she suggested,.  :'���������������������������-"  .0.5'':':Vv'-:';';'  :f.;Maybe:it. w;ts:a pound; of Tensor., a.  ���������������������������ton'of coal:':' ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������-������������������������������������������������������     .;.;;_-: r.   :;.;__.'/  ��������������������������� -'"No  Vm sure.,itnviisn t.!.������������������hose. _You:  see'l' had: a list: "of., things:: my wtte  WitedW. Q---t6-got_:bu^.liity.e.ca^l^  |y:iost:;itr:?WharwiV3:^; ^i������������������W "that -I  came .in-Tier;, for.'.;.... :::::,��������������������������� ::..::;  -'Mlow about, n.;lawn.now.er:| ..:.;;_::  ���������������������������'���������������������������No; :i.:i)Ought: one. yesterday.' .  :-:'rbr-'n.-uiiistard-phister;"; i:;: ;;.;::.  --"-"No.'--"���������������������������'.:.:.-  "0r_ bottle of ink?"    : '  .."No."  ./ VV;:.-'-. ;     .      ' ,:  ."Gould it be possible that you came  here for sonic candy?  Xlfl^TltrrtW  RUNNING TRAINS  BY TELEPHONE.  HUMAN      VOICE     SUPPLANTING  THE TELEGRAPH  KEY.  i t=t-l i a-t^H -t4^=ho=^l ee-4-  fulh- exclaimed. "Yes. I. want two  pounds of chocolale oretuns. and .1  thank you very nuic-li lor helping ine  1 \\\d the a'osont .ninib.'d heaved a  <i.di of relict as he went on his way  wf'-h tho purchase.���������������������������\. I'.. Lewis, in  tin? i'Y'bnmry Dohemiun.  Thousands of Miles of Railroads Now  Operated by Telephone���������������������������It Has  Succeeded Where Other Systems  Have Failed���������������������������Precautions Against  Errors.  (New York Sun.)  It is as easy to run trains by telephone as to call up a friend and invite  him to dinner. Tlie toon who rim the  great raihoads of the country arc find:  ing this out; with the result that many  thousands of miles of railroad are now  being conducted almost exclusively by  telephone. Not louj;" ago'the'superintendent of telegraph of a great western  railroad explained why the Morse instrument-is giving, way to the human  voice;  "The use of the telephone is so rapid  in every way and so much fore flexible  thai: _h . telegraph that by it the des-  patcher is enabled to get far more detailed information about exactly what  each train is doing. Even when occasion requires he can talk directly with  the conductor or engineer. lie is thus  brought so much nearer the actual details of train movement on the line.  "It is far more easy to train telephone  operators than to secure telegraphers.  There is hardly a town anywhere on .  the lino where there arc not young fel  lo^vf^Vvira^aYe^hore^or^les-s-faniiliar^T/'it-h^  railroad   work,   who  with      very   little  charitable retreat- for children.  All the expert'amateur !n.-tniii'aclmvr<  of the puzzle... soon take one lino of picture as their specialty, and that serves  as a species of trade mark. Due woman  does only .Japanest: prints.  The find that 'the mo... important  detail in the makinu of ?.he puzzles��������������������������� is to  put the pictures ;smoothly on the board,  aud for this the ordinary pholgniph  paste is considered bo.-1. The picture  musf. be laid without the l'ainte-t suggestion of a -wrinkle.  After it has dried mi th" wood and  tlie jigsaw lias cut il into pieces the  ���������������������������'oi!{_li edges mu-t be carefully smoothed  with sandpii] _r unli  fere nee lK-tween the  tore and the edges o  in i .hit of smootlm  The outside cducs are straight, n������������������i  they are cut in tho f'u.-t in-taiic at the  saw mill. 'The oval puzzle, is not yet-  in niricli demand, si nee. it is very difficult  lo put together,  lhe   pieces   of   tl:  s-vu-vi: as a guide. The fir-t thing that  the average puzzle fiend docs is to find  the outsido edge.- of the  picture, which  ire fast becoming  .\ineric;u:i/...'i..'' deelar"- a IVr.-iau writer  iu a cirr-Mii periodica.!.  Kill- io i i\ bachelor- have been iiut'o. \  duced   in  lie1   l,e;_i-iatuiv  of  Wisconsin,  Iowa. ')'".',.i- .i.ii.I Mi-souri,  'I h" l)nl;- of S.iXe, wlio i- also mana-  g> r of th" eui.ri theatre, lately h-.ued  au order lm bidding ki-->iug on the -taye.  A bill ii: ihe Wi-eon-iu Legislature is  do-igimd to lori'i' -ho,- inanufuciurer, to  prop*, rly I.ii"-! women's -iioe- as to-the  Vizc.  I'or i!:e fir-t time, a woman jonrnal-  i-i, .Mine, r'luino'.ikovn. Iia-s been allowed  lo sit iu the tire��������������������������� gallery and royx.rt the  jin-eecdiiigs of the iVorlin  Landtag  'The State federation of Wouieu's  Clubs cif Indiana at it* recent cor. fere nee  indorsed the work of Dr. Harvey \V.  Wiley, the (.lovcrmueiiL . pure food advocate.'  Lady Kathleen Hastings, daughter of  the Karl and I ounte.-s of Huntingdon,  is only !."> years old.  but s|_o has writ-  ,r.  of  which   her relutiv  c-  are  ten a play.  very pimtil.  !     'lhe dub  women  of  .Maryland    were  j much ineci:-vi! lo learn recently that by  there is little dif-  ���������������������������"urfaco of lhe pic-  the separate pieces  .ii"'_  a woman does  In- siraijiht edges of  rectangular     puzzle  lie   is   of  coiuvc  'able   lo   tell   by     the  a   decree  of  u.  not own the clothes on lio.r back if her  Lv.-b.nid   lms   paid   for   tlieni.  1 .���������������������������iuce.-s K.-itiiua el .\lelnied, wife of a  Turkish prince, i,- busy forming a league  of Tuiki-h women, the members of  which are lo pledge themselves not to  merry men who take more than one  i wife.  Dr. Elizabeth (iamd. Anderson. Mayor of Aldeburgh, Kngkind, gave a dinner  recently to Ad councillors and other  gue-t-.   Sho was the only woman there.  .\Li-.s I'.hi. . W'iiiU'iiead. of Seattle.  \\'a-h.. is the new deputy prosecuting attorney of Kings eounty. She was graduated 1'ivui the law jcliool at tlie Uui-  1 .con���������������������������Ho you UilnU ��������������������������� it's proper for a n\o:\  1C .bert~\Ve!l.   if T) :'.-;  iryliiK  ;o button  l-.r-  to suy tliiiu.s beliliK1. his wiie's back'.'  (h'.s . hov; can In help if.'  Merely  a' Curtain   Raiser.  training wold be perfectly-, competent  to do the work of telephone operators.  There is much to be gained by making  use of men in their own home towns.  Our telegraph service was at its best  when this condition existed to some extent, and discipline lessened in proportion as we have had to import telegraph  talent."  --- While railroading-by- telephone.seems  like  an   innovation,   it  was  really  put  into serious use thirtecu years ago.    It  \ was then adopted  by the Terminal As-  i .-ociation    at.    .St.    Louis, whie hiu 139-3  creeled   a   new  Union     station    ' with  | twenty-odd   tracks   running' north   and  I south, all of which hud to be available  for trains running east and west.    To  complicate   matters   all   trains   had   to  back in.   making it necessary  to focus  all  the  tracks  in  the  station  at      one  point,  from  which  a  number of track.  curved east aud west to meet tlio ���������������������������main  lines.  This arrangement required a complex  aystcm of switch movements to permit  a train coming from lhe east or .west  to be switched to any oi the station  track's. Tho handling of heavy traffic  offered many opportunities or mistakes  and delays in the passage of trains. The  telephone was not adopted until several  other plans had failed, and then this  scheme, which is still in operation, was  tried.  The. man who directs the trains is  stationed in an interlocking switch tower just beyond the crossover. From his  desk he can see all the tracks entering  tlie station, and also all the East and  West main lines. He is connected with  the  The train director is: able to clear  the station tracks for incoming trains  iu sufficient time to permit them to cuter without delay. He is connected with  ! the station master's office, so that the  : station master can bo notified of the ar-  i rival of. trains when they are still some"  i distance away and shift the station  j force to take care of them.  The station master can stop the movement of a train even after it has started, as the train director;- can set the  necessary stop signals before the train  I lias left" his control. ]'������������������y having the  i movement of all trains and switches in  j this, terminal under the control of the  | train director over 700 trains a day are  I handled.  j When the system of despatching  1 frains by telegraph goes out there will  be an olid to an institution that was  started in 1S50. 'The use. of the telephone for the purpose has been objected to on the ground that it is not  as accurate as the telegraph owing to the  similarity of sounds of different words,  letters and figures. The adoption of  the telephone at this lime is indication  that this trouble has b_on overcome.  One road that has been usingthe telephone for years is the Lake Eric, Alliance 6: Wheeling, which has nearly^ a  hundred miles of single track road. The  line, handles much coal traffic aud lis  schedule covers thirty trains each way  a dav. There are twenty-four telephone  stations along tho line at the various  stations where the agents or train  crews receive their orders.  On the division of the Peims-ylvania  line.? between Columbia, Va.. and Tar-  kersbur . Pa., a distance of thirty-eight  miles, the trains' have been operated by  telephone, supplemented by block signals since 3DOC. This division handles  ninetv-five trains of -I.SO0 cars daily, but  the arrangement differs from that on,the  Lake Eric. Alliance   _.,���������������������������Wheeling.  At each' terminal of the division mxd  at throe intermediate points there arc  small switchboards to which are connected three classes of telephone circuits.  One of these, called the directors wire,  is a. through circuit connected with each  of the five' switchboards. Alio!her circuit,  known as the long distance emcrgency  wire. connects the switchboard at each  end station with the board in the centre  of the division only. The. switchboard?  are also connected with lines running  from some, twentv-five station at various points along the track, these lines  being known as block wires.  The train director can get in touch  with the operators at the ..various switchboards and through them be connected  with the telephone stations on the block  wires in cither direction, and thus_ger.  iu direct communication'with-the crews.  Tn receiving orders by telephone conductors and engineers arc both required  to r'0 lo the telephone, oiic to receive the  order ami the other to write it down as  repeated by tlie first. After it has been  received the man avIio writes it from the  others repetition must repeat it back,  while the man who received it -must  underline each word as it is repeiu-ed. m  this way giving a check ou the order and . i  insuring a" correct understanding.  The S'ew York Central has had' a line  in operation between Albany and Fonda,  a dii.ti.ac_ of /forty miles, since October,  1907, and it has never been necessary to  resort to the telepraph service in this  time, even with the telephone circuit m  trouble. Special signalling devices are  used on this lino which permit the. dispatcher at Albanv io call one station  without calling tlie other, or while talking to one hc may call another without  inFoi-mptm _ ihe conversation.  In. case of accident or unu-ual delay  the svstein enables the superintendent',  of the division to talk with the man on  the o-round and issue immediate orders.  The'telephone'circuit is also found to  work well under weather conditions  which interfere with the operation oi the  telegraph circuit.  _������������������������������������������������������    ��������������������������������������������������������������� ���������������������������  =l_et-the-Old-Cat-Die.  i-ivrla" the recent election a  man  walking  i * . -  _.,_._*n   t._   rilf*    _ItICV.II1K.     1 It.mtic   litl"  Uv.mir,.< d������������������J*V..pf,,  "Jj-Sd what was tlio mut-  _^    ������������������T.n.V' inV   .-lull   la   tbaro."   ������������������ml  the j telephone   lines   extending   along  im....... nro. cu!e.   ''^'VV!;?^,?-f Tlfov I 'nain   lines  for  several  miles  iu  either  ?>r������������������ nJlm,J������������������o������������������ nButa������������������"on!t Von.'." I'm going i direction  and  receives over these wires  la'aml  clean.' 'em   >U>   out.   You  Bland ^ ; reports  of  the  movement  of  trains  _nd    count   -em. j      lu b ;%*������������������  bu.,..  open, i thev  ������������������U _ m Vul'.. cleared the step* without touch- I  U?u' '"'one:'" sold the/.l.t'ctiuor, holilmg u;i j statioaed at various points who control  *,./il_Wt'bSn (o'couat:yet.t'Thi, in'on . i the switches on the main line tracks.  m, o''!iUi:,---Belini������������������n. I By giving thorn  uustriien.ous  the  team  ��������������������������� t    0,13V ! director can  shift  the  outgoing or  iu-  --   -,     =���������������������������----- --,'.     - ;     .,,nA,,   "J'^V | coming trains at will before they have  enough to pacldlo h������������������   ov, , cntu>   aitu , t huvc m ^ fcf.  he has acquired  the canoe una p.u.  , ^.^^  as  enter or leave the yards.  These reports are made by switchmen  -_ ������������������ ������������������  "A  rnrm    generally    finds  Nat long-ago I waii'lcred .n-ear  A  playg'i-ouml  iu  the wood;  Ami there heard  words  from a  youngs! er'*  That l never tiuitc understood.  "Now   let  the   OKI  Cat  die,"   1.   hu!__heil,  i  saw  him  give a  puwi,  Then K������������������yly scamper away as r .  .pic.  A I'aws peeip ovor the bush.  Inn what he pushed,'or where he'weal,  1 could  not  well  mate ou.  On ueeotii.t.o. Un. ihickct oi" bending bnu������������������lis  That bordered   the  place  about.  "Th . liWIs vllllan has ntoned a cat,  Or huns It upon a .limb,  And left "It io vlio al1 alone," I tii!;!:'  "Hut  I'll   phiy  the i!i.v.hi._   wilh   liim."  I fort oil m j' way I'urougli the hrartiny buu^tis.  Tho poor old cat to stick;  And  what did   I .Vital  but a .. via_.Ins child  With her bright hair brushing her oh _ot;:  lit'r bright hair  float. 1 to and  fra,  Her little red dress t'_us.hod by,  But the lovrtlleKt thins of nil I thought  Was.tho K'lPHiu of h'.r Liughiug eye.  Swlncins   and   sv/iiigiug,   back   and   forth,  With the roso Urdu i,i hor f;ice,  Site i.tilled   ilk"! a bird  aud  fiowcj'  in  on*,-.  Aim   the   forest   hor   luitivo   placa.  Steady, I'll ..end you up. niy child.  But ehe .stopi). 1  nie with a cry--  "Go way, ^o way, don't touch iru'j phmse.  I'm letting th.. old cat die."  "Yc.u'i'>:   .ttini; hlni die!"  I erifd o,_h-a:--t:  ���������������������������."Why where i.; :li������������������ c.-.t, /uy'duarY"  And.  !o. tin; laush that til .d the wood  Was a  tliinu: {or the  birds  to hear.  "Why. don't you know." said the little maid���������������������������  The   Sparkling,   beautiful  olf,  "Thut  we call  it  lettiii'j; the  o.il  cv;'. di^  V.'hau the sv.dni; stops all itsolf'.'"  Then.  and .swinging.   aiid: looking  swinging  bad-  WitU the meiTlost look iu hr.   cyo.  She twde tno good-by., and I left her alone,  "Lettias the old cn.t die." ���������������������������    ������������������ * .                ���������������������������  Radium  and   Plant   Life.  It has been discovered that radium  rays act as n stimulus to the growth of  plants. Up to a certain point, exposure  to the rays results in considerably in-  <!i_as<xl growth or germinating seed-,  but if the strength ur duration of the  treatment is increased beyond this point  there ensues a falling off. ending in  complete stoppage of growth. THE   ENDERBY   PRESS   AND   WALKERS   WEEKLY.  $  ABOUT MATCHES.  Americans Careless lei, Thinks Fire  Insurance  Man.  In Europe One Finds Matches Only  in Their Piaces.  The National Tire Protection Association is responsible for the. sontinient expressed and statistics of the following:  The. S'Jjl.U.OUO pconJc in America use  as many matches an lhe 800,000,000 in  tho rest of 'the world. This is a startling commentary upon the American nation, and supports the contention UiaL  we arc the most wasteful and extravagant poop-in in the world.  "Ji oiio is in need of a ma'ceh anywhere in continental Europe he nnut  sf _k it in its proper place. Matches are  not wasted in the Old World. Centuries  of training in thrift and economy make  U.c continents!, conscious of the fact  ih n't matches cost money. Where do-es  one find them in America? They are in  almosto every room, in almost every  building, public and private. The American breathes imprecation; if he cannot at any moment of the day or night  mteh out his hand-, and find a. match.  They -repose in the poc-kel. or lining, of  every old coat and cais'ecoat: they arc  scattered about desk and bureau drawers; they ".re found in every accumulation ot rubbish wherever it may bs;  they arc .so carelessly and recklessly  thrown about that rats and micfe have  adopted t.hem a.s a standard article for  nes't building, certain always of au  available supply.  '���������������������������yiifortmnifcly the burden of this extravagance, is hot confined to the cost of  11m matches thc-mselve . This little article, unknown, until 1S32, whiles perhaps  iho mos't impoitant fact in our civilization. "_a_ been doing its best " ever  =ii\c_ ils creation i-o destroy the world  it -wa.' designed to serve.- The assistance given it .is an instrument of destruction - by 'the carelessness of the  American people is a matter of amazement to continental countries, The.  average, per capita property lo.= _ by fire  in Central, Western and Southern Europe is 'ol cents: in the United States  the average is $3.02. The reason for this  astonishing difference is obvious the  moment conditions are _ scrutinized.-  While this is being written a continual  shower ' of ��������������������������� imperfectly extinguished  matcher is falling "in'ro waste baskets,  rubbish w.ins. upon the rugs of "club?,  hotels, dwellings .and offices, thrown by  careless smokers. Men reputed to be  .rood fathers have been known to light  cigars in' the hallway of their home,  throw the match in the general direction of a cuspidor and go out; 'to return  in half an hour-to see firemen .re. cuing  iheir ��������������������������� sleeping children from second-  storey windows.  "Jn Massachusetts, in 1007, there were  "i.TO-l fires. ..230 o" which, entailj-g a  loss of .05S.346, were caused by  matches.  "Tho fire marshal of Wisconsin says  ihat during a period of 00 days, 2o fi. _s  in his State, involving a property loss of  . 10ij.327. were traceable, directly 'to the  parlor match. In Ohio, another of t\u  few Stales giving attention to needless  fire, waste, the fire, marshal declares that  ' match fir".s const.'cute a continuous per-  fonmince at ? ' cost of .."jOO.OOO a year.  In one. year of 446 fires from matches :n  . this State. ]22 were caused by children.  20S by the carelessness of adulfc. and  20 by rats and mice���������������������������also through  carelessness of adults.  "Thirty-six .'"men and children were  burned to death in Ohio through having  their clothing fired by matches. Of  l.heso who suffered deaths in this, its  ���������������������������ino.'S-ir-lion'ihlc^fonnf^SO���������������������������were���������������������������ehildi _iv  playing with matches loft cfirclessly  within their reach, and six were women  whoso clothing took fire from flying  match heads. Among these are not included five mothers who were themselves burned to death while trying to  save the lives of their burning children.  "The number of persons burned to  death in the United States each year by  .tho parlor match is.between, eight ajul  nine hundred, and the property loss  more than $2,000,000. The parlor'match  is the common ninety, which can be  ignited upon -any hard surface, as dis-  lingui-died from tho "safety" match  which cannot ordinarily be ignited except upon the box in which it is sold.  The. original "lttoifer" match, which  wh.n ipnitttd gives off the choking  fumes of sulphur, is still Used extcn-  .-ively, and i.s a safer match where handled carelessly than the larger-headed  parlor  type.  ���������������������������'Certain effort has been expended  upon the parlor match to lessen its fire  hazard. Its some varieties the stick is  chemically treated, so that a live coal  will not remain when the flame is extinguished, [n others, called bird's-eye  matches, only a small white point of  phosphorus on the head can be ignited  by friction. These improvements are  good as far as they go. but vast quantities of the most hazardous typo are  found everywhere in the United States.  Denmark and Switzerland prohibit their  u.e, and other continental countries impose restrictions. It is in America only,  where cheap wooden buildings abound,  and where, therefore, restrictions are  most vitally neacded, that the parlor  match is free to May and bum.  'Tt costs no more to make the safety  match than it does to make the deadly  variety, j|nd it is ordinarily sold as  cheaply. [Modern matchmaking machinery can turn out from four to seven  million of eitJwtr kind in a day. It rests  therefore, with the people .hemstdves,  cither to continue the present careless  snapping of match hw.ds upon bed  covei., curtain.., carpets, clothing and  other inflammable materials, for which  practice so frightful a price is paid in  property and life; or to protect the com  mon interests of humanity and the life  of iheir households, by thought fully ex-  ���������������������������ercising care in ordering their match  supply. It is almost wholly .. matter of  education.  "If the facts and slati-ities of the  American fire waste, and the relation of  the parlor mate. thereto, c.iuld bo  brought clearly io tho attention of the  American people, it is impossible to he-  litv*' tl kit our laws would long permit  the manufacture and sale of so"great a  menace to our common safely/' "  POLYGAMY   IN  NIGERIA,  i..  0Uf DAILY MISH5PS MAKE <������������������?  IB^ ZAI.-BUK A DAILY I.EED.Qj  i-^_  /  _  __:  Wives Want  Kelp  in  Doing Work of  House,  The Geographical Journal, of London,  in au article on the people of Nigeria,  says: "Polygamy is the rule, the rca-.  sou given being that it is impossible for  o\\','. woman to do all the work of the.  house, look a.fler the children, prepare  and cook the food, fetch the daily supply  of water (often an arduous job), cultivate the plantation and go to market.  The African is an exceedingly hungry  person. ]t is lhe custom to cat several  times a day when at home, and the men  =pend most of their day sitting in t-he  palaver house or marketplace, while  lhe women bring the food all dav Jong.  0:i:j wife could not possibly do this. I .-  siik . the African lady encourages it, ror  she ?.iy?: 'The more wives the less  wor!'.'"  ._������������������_���������������������������       ���������������������������  Feminine   Notables.  Mine. Schumann-Heinle, the American  singer., appeared before a most distinguished small audience the other day in  Berlin, where at the Imperial Palace she  sang for the Emperor and Empress of  Germany and King Edward and Queen  Alexandria of England and a few oilier  noiablc people. After her performance  the singer received from the Empress a  diamond brooch. c'  .Tho Viennese essayist. Dr. Stephanie  Y\ _i.s-Edcr. writes: ''Women are more  exacting than men in .. ) far as they demand,good husbands, who arc much rarer than good wives sought by men."''  Lady Winifrede, sister of Lord Denbigh, of London, is to accompany her  husband. Cervase EIwcs, a noted English tenor, who is coming from England  to sing in two oratorio performances  with the New York Oratorio Society..  Mrs. II. J . Tibets has just been appointed chairman of the Hoard of Charities in Lowell, .Mass.. She is a-woman of  means and social position and has for  several years devoted much of her time  and her wealth to Charity Work.  . Mr.. Arthur W. Bryant, second vice-  president of the Chicago Woman's .Club,  went before the Public Service Commission a few days ago to ask that special  cars, exclusively for women, be placed  on all elevated trains during the rush  hours.   ���������������������������       ���������������������������    '   --        ��������������������������� ��������������������������� '  Miss Estella Finch, an American.'who  lip. been for a long time connected with  the seamen's missions at Yokusuka and  other naval bases, has been granted naturalization by the Japanese Home Department. This is the first instance in  Japan of the naturalization of a woman.  John S. Sargent has accepted a commission to paint a three-quarters length  portrait of Mrs. Whitelaw l.eid.  A school for domestic servants has  been started in Hamburg.  The acoucheincnt of Queen Victoria  Eugenia, of Spain, is expected in May.  The Xew -York Legislature has passed  a bill establishing a ifarm for reformation of women.  John S. Sargent has accepted a  commission to paint a three-quarters length  portrait of Mrs. Whitelaw Held.   ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������   Repeat  it:���������������������������"Shiloh's Cure will always  1_ure=^my==.oughs^and^^colds;"  Prominence.  I have a cousin twice removed who lacks a  jaunty air:  J:o live? a.Turnlpopolis ami is a leader there;  lic-re iu tho city lie would _tnad back in some  _n_c ret: _at.  Ar.d   look   with   bulging eyes  aad  be  afraid  \c  cross  tho siroou  Ilo move,  with very little grace, his clothes  are cheaply made,  i.ut \:<- li.ii. money in a bank and all his debts  . _    ai. jjaid. . _    .    .            . .  Ho  live*  at  Turnlpopoli..   whore  daily,   wet  or dr.'.  Tho  people  of the town  turn  out  to  watch  the train go by;  Aiwl  there  at  times   when   flags  are  raised  :uni thrilling songs art) sung,  "].������������������  hc that makes  ihe s-peeehes to tho old  ajid t_ the young:  Ilo  is   tho   leading   citizen,   ho   strokes   tho  chil-drcn'fi curls  AnJ proudly elain.   a  leader's right to  kiss  the jirotiy girls.  Ho n.vcr would be noticed here, savn for  h .  awnrl:cdncn-,;  The .u-ifts ho has are not &ue_i g'-t-s as you  and  1  ijo.w.s   ;  Dr.; no one ever thinks of me as one whoso  wcvt'li  is great;  Do people ever look upon you as a lieavy-  veight'.'  ...������������������ live, al Turnipopolis and is a leader iv.cv?..  With money piled up in tho bank aud prominence to spare.  I sometime?  wonder  if  it  pays  to   toil  and  moil   niul   fret  .'here-  virtue  is  so  very  cheap  and   life   i=  cberrpcr "ct;  Where   thoiiKinda   come   rnd   thousands   go,  unnoticed   and   unknown,  W!ic"c  lacking room,   a   man  may   s.t!il   be  friendless ard alone���������������������������  I sometimes wonder if it pays to merely live  for this  Wher. ench might be a leader in some Tur-  uiponoll .             Chicago Record-Herald.   _-���������������������������.   Qualified.  Mr. F. 11. Benson's love, of athletics  once led to an amusing little mistake.  While he was on tour some time ago, he  sent n. telegram to a certain young actor in London, whom he wanted to play  the part of Rugby in "The .Merry Wives  of Windsor/' Accordingly, he wired as  follows: "Can you phty Kughy? If so.  come at once." Before long the reply  came back.    "Arrive at 4 p. in.  Played  halfback for Stratford."���������������������������.M. A. 1\  . ���������������������������������������������  Repeat it f���������������������������" Shiloh's Cure will  always cure my coughs and colds."  S,     fi CCIDENTS   will   happen   in   the   (������������������5^_  a    -1-"-*-   be.':     regulated    homes;     and        'r.^V- Jr'  %    having r.  box of Zam-Buk handy  is i/^P/j  to  _  !_  I  'I  II  I  Mi  N  1  _  a -, _;:r.'i'!lio:: i'r.r.W im.- saved thousands of  ffi-'ii-i..:-, _)>!::h worry and c.xpsns;. There  i? ]ik'"-v any knowing what a small injury  rr.o-,- i-:.i.( up to if neglected. The stoppage  O'* i.-.e b'c-idinc, or ths pain from rj cut,  oi-  scald,  lu'.is   many people  into  a  \   ���������������������������      I ���������������������������^���������������������������.s.."-,!������������������  ,\'l!P>^>_������������������  -_:  JJ������������������!B^_x';Kc^  ti:=  spot  your  child  scratches on his head, the unsuspected  bc'ini.i'-S' of   ringworm  or some  other  hair-dcsli _ying  scaip  v<=  ..am-Hir.:. w'.ilc a;;c'o a p.vfcct liealar. is Mso the -Inveterate cncir.y of r.kin-ui?���������������������������E-:c.  A '.iur:i. scald, cut. or bruise promptly and regularly dressed with this raic end rich  |..--!in cannot "turn ti';t>. w.-or.j way": n:ui any tendency of the sldn to heccn . ilrhy.  jiin-.oiBd. or " :n:ittei->'," :3 speedily c'iec!:ed. This is because Zam-Buk not enly irrov.-s  :i. - . ijca'illiv skin, but, beinc so refsneci. is absorbed by Uic r.orc . cr.d its liculing essences  nf_:i- j .rfiiiiiy h-saitny all lhe underlying tissues. Aiways l:cep,a bo:: ol Zr.m-Bul:  h .-.a-', ;"c daily miis'.iap. make 2r.::i-Su'c .-. daily need.  SB  DAD   SCALD   CU3������������������Q.  l-.'.rT:  \V.  Cork<-y.  35,  Ki.-.limona  Square,  Mc������������������-.iiijal, suy3:--''Mv liuia t.i-.-.::<lso:i  w_  r.evcrt'.y .c;nued on l-.is :i^lu leg fro . the  !-ieu to ine .liklc. This injury was very  .i-,\j\:s. fiiV. il.nsaiided .'.:c.ii ;i:.enti_n. We  i. _:.l n )t'i.iij i~-.it ^ . ii-Jin . i.n.i it was  wo.iiiorlu! 'no1, ooolin/j airl sootliins! it  . jtrovuil. it v.-.!_ some weeks iufore tlie ia. j fosterii!  v.;is liii.iliy lil-Jle.!. nut tli ere w:n not a tear  I.Si to sl-.ov/ \,-l!v-ii: In- lia.l beeit .caliied. As  t'l'e iio'.iu ' l'i,'-it-.>.id,'   '   tinnlv    . J'.n-iiul'   is  li'ililOU!   L'11'.iu!.''  .CKSLD   3t������������������j_KED  BV  STOVE LED.  i    r..'rr.. II. Cirulo .one. i.f !Cfi. Knu.lcn Street,  -.lv-mfci-cl, OiM., s-tiys:���������������������������"1 i:nd ;.'ani-I_U a  t-pier.ilid ''cr.'xr of i l-i!iircn's injr.iics. My  iilils boy i>"rnc(l i'is foci veiy lm . y en llie  red-i.ot "!i _ ft i!:'1 Move. '!')���������������������������: ii-in :y&  completely 1 i:inci! off. and i:e iiad a . ..ccl.ir.g  foot, thu -.vturd iiiniiiit!.it- n ii.:i;iinri soic,  ��������������������������� ii. di_c!i:.u'ii:;l. 1 iij-plicd  _iin-_it.k. :.iui ii fiffcilively ciiecked all  dis.-iir.rf. r . :.i!i! festering, orcw nut the  iii.lam. .atioil,  aii-J r.ndly hctinl the '..-ouiid  nicely.'  ' /.am-fi'i". is :i po-ili"e and certain ci to for cuts, biiins. '.>n;isc-, _.pruine. ri'ies, fesleriii!;  r.c.re . mecr.-,, sj.-ild_. bloji.-.'Ois'.imi.'. _ -.'cii.:j, scabs, chayjicd hand . cokl-ci scks, Ll;iil>lain:_,  i'iiiiJ.vurin. s.jl;i s.irei, ljaJ iu. .nscasm: r.nkies. and ali other skin diseases '.no injuries".  Kii:V..e 1 \- -;;i into t!ic )>av:s ailcjie 1. ii .-ure. :ic*iii-;il_,!a, rlicr.niati.;in, and rcii.tica. All I_'_?������������������.;.:i  ir.iii at .*j. bi\, t.nee for _ 1_5. or i>rit.t free from Zam-Buk Co., 'J'orouto, for cric=  DRESS OF WEE POLK  OP     PABIS.  Paris���������������������������Tlio little children vtlio run in  the Bois and play in the Tuileries Gardens, are clothed by their devoted mothers in the prettiest of winter raiment, ivith headgear of the fascinating  bonnet description from which their  tiny.faces look out upon tho world with  a bewitching beauty.  ������������������  One dainty child, with a coat of. almond green plush, has a bonnet of the  same color, the brim of which is made  of drawn white satin. Over the crown  is draped a square of fine Irish crochet,  of a. creamy white shade; aud there arc  broad white satin strings, intended to  be lcorely tied in a bow beneath the  chin.  This, with a little frock of white  linen to which is given a deep van-  dyked collar of Irish crochet, makes a  very pretty toilette for a damsel of 4.  The plush that is used now is a vey  different affair from the-rough and  heavy fabric once assaciated with the  name. It is velvet with a rather loug  pile and a glossy surface, and with the  light shining on it.assumes a depth that  is cxlremel yrich in  appearance.  Cashmere is a material that is well  liked for the frocks of. little*girls, and  crepe de chine of the heavy make' as  well as the light kind-is approved. Ninon is made of much account for afternoon frocks for the house, and inset  with lace and mounted upon a colored  slip looks charmirig1            _ _   __  En^li_rrmetli_ds^f^dr^in^tlie_baiit~  lings "of the community gain favor. The  little pelisses of the child of 2 aud the  long frocks of the infant are designed  in the "Anglaise" to give freedom to  the limbs. Small boys of 4 have velvet  knickerbockers aud coats after the English manner, and some wear the Buster  Brown double-breasted coat belted far  below the waist aud knickerbockers beneath, drawn by means of an elastic  close to the legs." From the knees to the  calf of the legs the bare skin may be  seen, but in cold  weather gaiters    are  worn which  meet the knickerbockers.   ������������������-*��������������������������� ���������������������������  Poor   Chi Id I  "When T prow up and marry, mother.  will I have u husband like papa?" aMced  Mary,    "f hope ?o. dear." ?aid mother.  "And if   I   don't  ni.irry.  will   I   be  like  Aunt.   Sue'."    '���������������������������[  hope  --o."  '"Gradon5.'1  said Mary, as she turned away,, "wluit a  fix I'm in!''"���������������������������Delineator.  CUTTING THE BADDELEY CAKE.  Annual Custom of a Lon   .n Theatre���������������������������  A Comedian's- Bequi-t.  Twelfth Night was.celebrated,13in accordance wilh annual custom, at Drury  Lane Theatre, by the cutting of'the Bad-  deley cake,in the foyer on the conclusion of the performance of "Dick Whit-  tington." ���������������������������- The ceremony was performed  in- the presence of the principal members of the company, the trustees, of the  Baddcley i'lind and leading members of  the management by 3Ir. Hurry Nichol Is,  as master of j.he iiini, who explained, its  origin.  in the year 1794 one Robert Ea_deley,"  a comedian or that theatre, who was on<;  of the original founders.of Drury Lane  and the original Moses iu the "School  for Scandal," purchased ...100 worth of  stock iu the shape of consols which he  gave.over to a Drury Lane fund and  which was to be his almoner .to provide  every Twelfth Night cake and wine to  the 'principal members of the company,  not so much to perpetuate his memory  as to further cause the loyal and friendly feeling and reciprocal good will among  them.���������������������������Pall ^lail Gazette.  ��������������������������� ,        ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ��������������������������� .  ���������������������������Reckless" Shooting in   France.   .  The shooting season which has just  come to an end in the Department of the  Seine is by universal consent considered  -to- lm v-e- heon���������������������������-far���������������������������below_the.average..  Migrating game is on the decrease, and  indigenous "preserved fur and feather are  rapidly disappearing in 'all but the  largest and most plentifully stocked  shootings.  The blame is laid indiscriminately on  poachers and vermin, but few have the  courage to attribute to its real cause the  deterioration of sport. This is nothing  els. than the enormous increase in tlie  numbers of sportsmen and the insufficiency of preserved ianrls in-prance. - Not  .o long ago tiie number of licfiisod guns  was only oO.OOfl, whereas it is now  .00.000. 'Half'of ihe.cotuitry is at their  mercy, and they shoot without thought  or pit v.���������������������������London F.venin ir Standard.   *>������������������������������������������������������ ���������������������������  iiepeat it:���������������������������" Shiloh's Cure will always cure my coughs and colds."  __ ������������������-������������������-���������������������������   Where a train of thoughts is concerned, everv man is his. own conductor.  TAKING STOCK.  Mure knowledge is urgently needed as  to Canada's limber resources���������������������������knowledge as to the extent of these forests,  the amount of timber in them, ti.t'; rati,  of growth and all the other particulars  which niiirt be known in order to enable  lli_.e in charge to know how much timber it is safe to cut without cutting into lhe growing stock of the forest. Forestry expert, tliom-jeives have so far had  to depend to a great extent on conjecture iu estimating even the acreage of  In. forest?.  It will pay Canada to take stock of  her resources now and use these with in-  t. ligenee and foresight.    The people of  the  _ niled Smtcs are beginning to realize that they.lm _ heen too prodigal in .  u.-ing up their resources, and the kcy-  n<;iu"of the work of their ''.onsen, fiv.  Commission"    ho.,    been    the    "taking  .-.lock-' of the resource, of the republic  .v.      to  forests, -mines, soil  and  water  (both as a source of power and as means  oi transportation^  and  the  devising of  economical means of using them".    Tlie-'  Commission was appointed by President. +  i.ooseve_lfc in May last at a meeting of    ���������������������������  Cm: governors of the several States, sei---  entific experts and commercial leaders.   ���������������������������'  and during the second week of Deeeiiiber  last, the reports of the summers work  in computing   the0, motional   'resources .:  were presented at, another simikir con-'.-  fc-rence. '"  - ."..'.  Canada  may   well take wan_ing,and, -  before her national wealth is wasted to. .  any great extent, provide for its ceon- "'/  on deal use. But the first step is to find  out just how much tii'ere is.  Accounts   ;-  are brought from time to time'of great  forests  existing  in  Canada's nortbland,   ,  especially along the banks of the great ' .  rivers.   ' These accounts  are  given  byf "'  travellers whose routes have lain along   -  the water-courses,   where ,the' heaviest':  'timber.naUirally'lies.      Accounts-   from. -, .  other travellers" who   have gone    some'"  distance from.the banks of the streams '   ,  indicate  that, in   the drier regions    the  timber becomes "much "smaller" and iiiore r'--'-  , scattered.       *    ."'_- :' '       ���������������������������'���������������������������'.'  To obtain definite   and comprehensive .-  knowledge" as'to these    resources? ��������������������������� men/;....  with'-a knowledge of -timber estiniating,  should'be ?ent out to traverec the en-J*  tire country, that at some distance from^'-'  the streams as well-as that'.along the' -:"  writer-courses. Full and'accurate reports ,  from those'men would do much to;clear"  up  tiie  hazy notions  now held as   .:t<>'-  the r( .oureesiii timber, of tbe _e_������������������-laiow_'__:  .part.."' of Canada, -just" as -was thc;case-.-  wilh  the exploring par ties,.sent" out, fay  the "Ontaiio Government " to "Northern'-  Ontario'in 1900.." " ." "        " '.'< _'_> ..'C  -v.  . ������������������ .  DOES NOT NEED A DOCTOR.  ": o. -'  .���������������������������.���������������������������..���������������������������������������������..���������������������������.��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ���������������������������'��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ,*{* * * * ������������������'^   "' I"  ���������������������������������������������  - ��������������������������� "  .'  ���������������������������IT.  .  -.:  ���������������������������  _  Jill _. F. PorieT,' Valleyfield,:Qiic .  says: ' "1 always-use" Baby's Own.'  Tablets for my. little"'one,'   and  therefore     never  need1 a doctor.-.  _,When, my baby is feverish or _rest-'  ' less t give her a. Tablet and', in a'  couple    of   hours' she is -all right.-- ���������������������������_  They- have been    of the 'greatest t -\-  benefit to her when teething,"and" *  are; just-the-thing in all'emergen.-"  cies." Thc-ic Tablets.promptly'eure"  colic,   indigesiioiff.    constipation,  diarrhoea,   destroy .worms,   break-4  -up colds and make teething easy.  Good for children of adages. Sold,  by .medicine dealers or by mail .it-  25 cents a box from The Dr.,Williams' Medicine  Coinpany,"'Brock-  ville. Out. ���������������������������.-- . :  .  Where Apple Brandy is Made.   'IAp_p.l___br.andy.'__aid_T. J._Batman._!Ha.  one of tho most ]K.'ouliar of drinlcs. Ifc  is made in but few sections of this  country, and Meade county, Ivy., produces as much usually as any other section, with the probable exception of  California. Mo1, of the brandy for this  locality came from there this year, but  the apples had to be shipped from New  Vork. ��������������������������� The production is about one  gallon to each three bushels of apples,  vlt may strike you as strange that the.  "Siimo quantity of-apples -will-not" pro--  duee the same quantity of brandy each  year. "* Some years the apples are deficient in sugar, and the amount of sugar  determines the quanloty and quality of  the brandy. A distiller may have an  especially fine crop of brandy one year,  while the following year the same distiller will get an inferior crop of brandy  from the same orchard.���������������������������Louisville Courier-Journal.  Hadn't Counted on That.  ���������������������������'But', Alfred,'' she. said, "how can'we,  livo on ������������������14 a week?"  ''That means, I suppose," faltered the  young man. "that you expect to  throw  up*that $10 a week job of yours after  wc are married!''   *-������������������������������������   HAD THE  MOTIONS.  Sup.-We're up against it, bo_s; the orchestra conductor is sick.  Theatrical  Manager���������������������������That's  all  right,   let   the   contortionist" take . hi.s  place.  The Sign.  Knicker���������������������������The Kaiser is squelched.  Docker���������������������������Wait to sec whether men stop  wearing moustache, ends turned up. ���������������������������   ��������������������������� THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  May 6, 1909  "  en  When you can  build a home to  Suit Yourself  9    ���������������������������  Seasoned  Lumber  Always on Hand  also a full line of building material. Estimates cheerfully-  furnished.  A. R. Rogers Lumber Co.  Limited  Enderby B. C.  ENDERBY PRESS  Published every  Thursday at  Enderby, B.C. at  $2 per year, by the Walker Press.  MAY 6, 1909  Comment and Affirmation  NO master is more cruel  than fire.    It knows no  we want  your  earn  bounds, and recognizes no  limits. And yet> we are  prone to play with it as a cat  with a mouse. In ordinary  seasons, the settlers who  lost so heavily by bush fires | park site,  in the past week would have  been safe from the fires, but  the unusually strong winds  have made fire lighting in  the bush extremely dangerous. And, until the backward spring rains come, it  is no doubt the safer policy to  delay touching the match.  We hope to see all who lost  so heavily quickly regain  their feet, and this community and the men in a position  to aid, stand ready to render  such assistence as would be  acceptable.  its being done but to assist  in the work. We need not  question the Indian's title to  the land; we do not want to.  It is now dead land���������������������������not  used by Indian or white. We  could, by working with the  Indians, make it of service  to both. And all it would  cost us would be a foot  bridge and some individual  work with the ax. We  should have a picnic park of  inestimable value, and if in  after years . the Indians  should agree to sell it, the  city could acquire an ideal  Boost the Town You Live In  Building for the Future  Mr. Farmer:   I want your  cream, and am prepared to pay I  cash for it on the 15th of each |  month.   I will give you accur- (  ate weight and test,  and will  rectify any error I may make  if it is brought to my atten- j  tion, and will pay the highest j  price possible for your cream. S  I pay express on cans shipped |  to me, and I will take small j  quantities   as well as large, j  Build up our valley by help-j  ing along men who are giving ������������������  you a square deal, and remem- \  ber that success in anything j  depends on men standing to-jj  gether. My record is open toj  anyone who wishes to look into!  it, and my books are open toj  patrons at all times.  ALFRED SLATER,  Manager Okanagan Crtamery jj  Somebody has said something lik.  this: "When a man prates about the  good blood of his ancestors, he is like  a potato���������������������������tho best thins about him  _ s���������������������������u n d e r-g-r-o u n (1.-'-'   Island Picnic Grounds    n  THE question of opening  the island across the river  and building a foot-bridge to  it so that it may be used as  park and picnic grounds for  family gatherings, and the  like, has been broached. "' It  was four years ago that this  matter was first taken up in  the press. At that time the  fact of it being reserve land  put the question out of business. But the question is  still a live one. It is recognized by all that this island  could be made an ideal spot  for the purpose suggested.  The fact of it being reserve  land is.not an insurmountable obstacle if the matter  be taken,up with the Indians  themselves. There is no  doubt but that the Indians  would be as anxiou3 as any  of us to have a foot-bridge to  the island. And as to clearing out the underbrush and  making the island suitable  for park purposes, we believe the Indians could be  pursuaded_not._only_to..allQwJ  ENDERBY'S first Arbor  Day was pleasingly observed. There wasn't any  blowing of horns and that  sort of thing, but the purpose for which Arbor Day is  intended was adhered to and  as a result a good step has  been made in the direction of  a beautified Enderby. On  the recreation grounds will  be seen the "result ��������������������������� of the  public observance by the  children and grown-ups combined, and here and - there  about town many "little  things" were done in recognition of the day to add to  the cleanliness and attractiveness of the streets and  home grounds. But as a  matte:: of fact, the whole  spring season has been Arbor  Day in Enderby. Garden  making!'and tree planting  has been the order, and the  good of it all will readily be  seen as the years roll on.  No  position    is   too  Greatness to occupy.  humble   for  5,000 Apple Trees  For Sale  at Half Price  IT pays to boost. When  you boost your town you  are boosting yourself. A  knocker injures nobody so  badly as he does himself. A  [booster helps nobody more  than he does himself. A  community of boosters is a  valuable asset to any district.  Boost! boost!! boost!!! Boost  for the town you live in, or  if you do not feel like boosting, step aside and make  room for a more worthy citizen. And if it hurts you  to see the town advancing,  it will be more "to your advantage to get out than to  sit around and knock. "No  good sensible working bee  listens to the advice of a  bed-bug." On the subject  of business and community  advancement, which are you?  It is impossible to boost one  town to the disadvantage of  other towns in the district.  The go-ahead town helps the  district, and every town in  the district. It helps the  district by helping itself���������������������������by  attracting people and business to it. The individual  that works hardest intelligently climbs highest, morally and commercially. The  sluggard is always in the  sump, morally and otherwise.  So is it with communities.  Boost and we'll all boost with  you; knock and you'll knock alone  MARA  and  North of Enderby District  Is par excellence adapted to  Dairying, Vegetables, Hay and  Mixed Farming; there is also a  large quantity of the very best  sandy loam, and light clay loam  for non-irrigated apples, pears,  plums, etc. Ask   for   my   ���������������������������  booklet of  photopraphs of the  District.       This list of properties is not complete, as I am  always adding to it.   If you do   -  not see what you want, write to .  Chas. W. Little  Eldernell Orchard  Mara, B. C.  HENRYS'  SEEDS  For   the   FARM,   GARDEN,  LAWN or CONSERVATORY.  Fruit and  Ornamental Trees  Grown in the only part of the  American continent not infested with the San Jose scale.  Our trees do not have to be  fumigated and consequently  damaged.  140-Page Catalogue FREE  , M. J. HENRY,; V ancouver.B.Cj  #������������������_ wrxt I  NU  ENDERBY  Hotel  I am selling out my entire  nursery stock. Send me  your want list for quotations  F. R. E. DeHart  Kelowna B. C.  The Home of the Old-Timer  and the abode of the New-  Comer. All will find a warm  welcome at the pioneer house  and you'll be made to feel at  home, no matter when you  hang up your hat.  H. W. WRIGHT, Proprietor  Enderby  I HAVE placed my entire stock  of electric lamps and supplies  in A. FULTON'S hardware store  and am.now prepared to devote  my entire time to electrical work  and installing. Orders, large or  small, promptly attended to.  Estimates cheerfully furnished.  F. V.  MOFFET  Endsrby  Agent for the Fairbanks-Morse Gasoline engine  Brandish & Baird  Plain and Ornamental  PLASTERING, LATHING  Brick and Cement work.    Hard  Wall  work a specialty.  WM. ELSON  Merchant Tailor   Enderby, B.C.  Begs to call the attention of hi* friends ar.d the  public to ths fact that he has opened for business  as above, opposite the new Baptist Church, cor.  Mill and George Sta.,   and  solicits the favor of _ i t_ _       tt  your patronage.      .Buy   and    Boost   Home  _.���������������������������N_eye_:._say.jqult-keep  John S. Johnstone  Contractor and Builder, Enderby  Cement Blocks and Exshaw Portland Cement on hand���������������������������the best  on the market. All kinds of  cement work and masonry  promptly attended to.  ^l������������������-  We invite our Men friends to inspect our new Spring models of Fit-Reform  Garments. There is no compulsion to buy. Try one on, and if you are not  charmed with the fit and style of the suits leave them.   All the new shades.  Men's Suits  with the natty dip front; two, three and four buttons, and fancy cuffs, in fine  worsteds, are very swell.      We are strong in them.     Leave your order now.  ENDERBY    TRADING    CO.,    Ltd. 5i  May 6,1909  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Shoes for  Children  and Youths  The  Classi  c  Manufactured by  Getty & Scott  Gait, Ont.  Sole'agents for Enderby:  Enderby. Trading Co. Ltd.  Furniture  CARPETS  VELVET v BRUSSELS  TAPESTRY WOOL  ' UNION SQUARES  Linoleum  INLAID PRINTED  FLOOR OILS  Japanese Matting  - PARLOR MATS  DOOR MATS  Wall Paper  Window Shades  Window Fixtures  Iron Beds  Springs, Mattresses, Cots, Cribs  ' Call and nee the above lines before you purchase elsewhere. My price* are the lowest  possible for first-class goods.  W. T. HOLTBY  . Furniture Dealer and Undertaker  BRADLEY BLK.      ENDERBY  SIDE-STEPPING  Here is another city by-law  which is religiously side-stepped  daily:  A By-law for the Regulation of tho  - Use of Bicycles.  1. From and after tlie passing of  this By-law (July, 1905)', the following rules and-regulations shall be  observed by all persons riding on  bicycles .within the limits of the City  of Enderby:  2. All bicycles shall be provided  with bells or horns, and riders shall  slacken speed and sound such bells  or horns upon approaching any person, whether on foot, riding or driving, and whether meeting or overtaking such person;  3. Cyclists shall in no circumstances be permitted to ride upon  the city sidewalks;  4. All bicycles-when in use between sunset and .unrise shall "be  provided with a light .which can be  seen at a minimum distance of fifty  yards; bicycles shall not be ridden  -within the city, limits at a greater  speed than eight miles an hour;  5. Any persons convicted before  the Mayor, Police Magistrate, or any  Justice qt the Peace having jurisdiction within "the city, of an infraction  of liny of the provisions of this Bylaw, shall be liable to pay a fine of  not exceeding Ten Dollars, and in  default of payment of such fine may  be-committed to the gaol or lock-up  house for a period hot exceeding  thirty days.   ���������������������������   ���������������������������'...'.'���������������������������������������������������������������������������������   ...  NEIGHBORING' TOWN NOTES.  We can  still show  the Goods  Some  prime  stall-fed. beef on  cut at the present time  Our Sausage is still a  Leader  Fish and Poultry  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  Wheeler & Evans  " ~ " agents for  House < of Habberlin  Come and leave your order for  new Spring Suit.  The Latent Styles nt Lowest Pricei  Just received, a Spring shipment  of Hats, Boots & Shoes, etc  Try a bottle of our Liquid Veneer  for your Spring house-cleaning  Sold in 26c and EOc bottles  Fresh Groceries always on hand  R.   BLACKBURN  CITY MEAT MARKET  " Early on Monday morning Margaret, the young wife of Mr. R.  Stevenson, of Round Prairie, passed  away, her death "resulting from "the  effects of giving birth'to a still.born  child.'  The high wind on Sunday carried  sparks. from a brush clearing to F.  Winter's barns and in a short time  both barns were reduced to ashes;  luckily no stock was-lost, though  about five_thousand rails and a quantity of feed went up in snioke as  well.  We have just received word of the  sudden demise of Mr. Christopher  Wood, at the residence of F., Mc-  Cleery, Esq., at Kerrisdale, B. C.  The deceased .'gentleman, ' accompanied by his wife and daughter, had  but.a few days before arrived from  Edmonton on a visit to Mr. McCleery.  Death was caused by a. stroke'of  paralysis,- the deceased be_ing ill.,bv.t-  a short eight hours.���������������������������Armstrong Advertiser. .   .      - ��������������������������� ' . '"  The name'for.the new townsite on  Dog Lake has been selected, and is  "Kalodcn" and the fortunate winner  of the prize is the Rev. Walter Russell, of Toronto, Ont.���������������������������Vernon Okanagan.  Attention is called to the advertisement of the sports at Enderby  which will be found in this week's  issue. For many years the 24th of  May has been by general consent in  the Okanagan been regarded as Enderby's particular day for. holding a  celebration, and numerous very enjoyable programmes of sports and,  pastimes have been held there from  time to time. This year's programme  promises to be tho best of the series,  and will doubtless attract a large  number of visitors from other towns  in the valley.���������������������������Vernon News.  When you want a PERFECT baking stove or range, buy  a McCLARY.   They are simply perfect.   We guarantee them.  :'_h  Sewing Machines for $27.00. ~ A written  guarantee with each machine, for 10 years  Refrigerators, Oil Stoves, Stumping blocks & Cables  Sherwin-Williams Paints, Varnish and Varnish Stain,  Boiled   and   Raw< Oil,    Coal   Oil,     White   Lead:  We can supply you any thin������������������in Hardware or Farm Machinery at prices that are right'  Fulton's Hardware, Tin and Plumbing Works  GLIFF STREET "_J  .      ENDERBY, & C '  w..   . Established 1817  Capital, $14,400,000 Rest, $12,000,000  '    . Undivided Profits, $699,969.88    ,-  Honorary President Rt Hon. LORD STRATHCON A. 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 Threadrieedle St. E.C.  A General Banking Business Transacted  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT :^j������������������4 SSAJ?  Branehae In Okanagan District: Enderby, Armstrong. Vernon, Kelowna and Summerland  G. A. HENDERSON. Esq,, Manager . A. E. TAYLOR, Sub-Agent Enderby  F.T.TURNER  Plumbing and Steam Fitting;  All kinds of Tin and Zinc Articles Re-pared; "  Rear Evans Blk Enderby.  Eggs for Hatching  From prize-winning S. C. Brown Leghorns.     Cockerel-- or  pullet  matingB.'  |2.50 per 13..   First Enderby cockerel -  and some nice pullets fc_ sale.  HENRY BRISTOW  Summerland > _ B. C,  IN   THE.CHURCHES  PLAYGROUNDS   FOR  ]>REX.  TIIE   CHIL-  Fresh Meats  of all kinds.   Fish and Poultry  in season  A share of your patronage is solicited. Metcalfe Block, Cliff  St., Enderby.,   Town delivery.  Men never fight so hard for any:  thing as for a mistaken creed or custom. And no matter what they fight  for they couldn't,gain less should  they win.  Graham Romcyu Taylor, associate  editor of the Survey of Chicago and  secretary of the Chicago Playgrounds  association, is lecturing in all of the  principal cities of the western States  on the subject of municipal playgrounds for the .children. Mr. Taylor  is an authority on the' subject, and  his opinion should interest us even  in Endorby.  Speaking of his trip and of the  playground movement generally, Mr.  Taylor says:  "The people of the Pacific Coast  seem to take very kindly to the proposition of establishing playgrounds  for the children. In Los Angeles the  movement is well under way and  splendid preparations have been  made for this work. In San Francisco and even in little Santa Barbara splendid playgrounds have been  built and. other cities along tho coast  have taken up tho work. The advantage of buying this property  while it is cheap cannot be too fully  appreciated. In New York city today  they are spending as high as $700,-  000 an acre for land for playgrounds  purposes, yet they do not think the  outlay is too great. In Seattle four  years ago an eastern architect was  asked to recommend a plan for a  system of playgrounds throughout  the city, which he did. At that time  Seattle did not follow out the plan as  recommended and today the same  property is about to be purchased  by the city for hundreds,of thousands  of dollars more than for what it  could have been obtained at that  time.'*  - "Enderby' is a charming villiage with city airs.; ;  When Paddy Murphy shook the snow pfSandoh-  off his feet he came, here, and now owns one of  .finest brick hotels', in the country.    Although  ���������������������������"*"���������������������������.'" Paddy islan Irishman from Michigan, he calls his    v  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 Lowery'* Ledge.) .    ,  King Edward Hotel, ^LMm���������������������������x Enderby  ROTECT YOUR TREEQ  These destroyers cannot live where trees have been %*J  treated with * ^^T  WARNO.CK'S. TREE.PAINT    . ."  Pear Blight, Rabbits, Mice, Borers, Canker Worm, San Jose Scale, Oyster Shell,  Bark Louse and Sun Scald. THE COST IS VERY SMALL. It will not wash off.  One application protects for two years. Wa mock's, Tree Paint is not an experiment.' It has stood the  test for 6 years in all parts of the Uuited States. It is an absolute Preventative and Cure for Pear  Blight. We invite investigation. The Arkansas Experimental Station has used .this tree paint for  three years. November, 1907, they purchased 50 gallons for free distribution among- leading orchards.  Send for IG-paare-free booklet to Q.   R.   LAWES,   El.de.by, B. C.  =-^-=st-=    = ���������������������������= =       '���������������������������     ������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������� -- Sole-Manufacturer-for-B.C.  fJHURCH OF ENGLAND. St George's Church.''  KJ : Services every Sunday rat 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: March. .'  April and May. Same on Friday at 8 p. m. Service'.  North Enderby at 3 p.m. every alternate Sunday;''  Mara, at 3.00 p.m. every alterate Sunday. All cordially invited.   Rev. J. Leech-Porter, B.D.. Viear'..'  METHODIST CHURCH���������������������������Young Peopie:s meet-  ���������������������������"���������������������������*; ing, Sunday, 7 p. m.; Preaching >'every .  Sunday, 7:30 p. m.; Junior .'-Epworth League, _  Tuesday, 3:46. p. m:; Prayer Meeting.. Tuesday,  7:30 p. m.; Class Me__tng.,8;15 p. m. .(immediately  after the prayer meeting); Sunday School, 2.30 p.  m. .        '   A.N. MILLER, Pastor.*  PRESB.TERIAN   CHURCH-Sunday 'School,'  * i 9:45 a. m.: Church service, 11 a. m.; Young -  People's meeting, Wednesday, 8 p. m. '-,  D. CAMPBELL. Pastor.  >>-'". i  ��������������������������������������������� (   . I  BAPTIST CHURCH-Sunday School, lOVm.;';  _  V   Church service, 11 a. m.: Prayer meeting,. /  Wednesday. 7:80 p. m. : B. S. FREEMAN, Paste, i  CITY OF;ENDERBY-  Agents 'Wanted.  THE BEST CLAY IN THE VALLEY, well-burnt, makes the  Best Bricks in the Valley  A large stock of bricks now on hand. Reasonable prices in large or  small quantities. Build of brick, and you'll have all the comfort*  of home���������������������������and a great many more.. The cost is about the same as  frame-built, and the comforts a great deal more.  The Enderby Brick & Tile Co., Enderby  Decide promptly and act quickly  and you will never be out of a job���������������������������  and your work will always count���������������������������  and be done.  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  JAMES MOWAT  flTY 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 Sat-   ���������������������������  urday at S p. m.    Geo. Bell, mayor; Graham Rosoman, city clerk.   Chairman Board of Works, Ira"  C. Jones; Waterworks Committee, J.-W.Evans;  "-  Finance Committee, D. T. Forbes; Committee on  Heilth, Goo. R. Lawes. .    ,  POST OFFICE  ,TJOURS-8 ������������������. m. to 6:30p. m.; mails close, south-  ���������������������������������������������*���������������������������   bound, 10:00 a.m.: northbound, 4:00 p. m.  SMALL DEBTS COURT  CITS every Saturday, by appointment at 2 p. m.  " Graham Rosoman, Police and Stipendiary  Magistrate.  SECRET SOCIETIES  F. PRINGLE  -   W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby   Lodge   N  Regular     meetings    first  -Thursday-on or after the.  full moon nt 8 p. m. in Oddfellows    Hall.       Visiting  brethren cordially invited.  V. C. BRIMACOMBE  Secretary  I. 0.0. F.  0 Eureka Lodge, No. B0  Meets every Tuesday evening nt 8 o'clock, in I. O.  O. F. hall, Metcalf block.   Visiting brothers always  welcome.    H. N. Hendrickson, N. G., A.  Reeves, Sec'y, J. B. Gaylord, P. G., Trcas.  Fire, Life, Accident Insurance  Agencies  A Life Insurance policy in the Royal Insurance Co.  of Liverpool, Eng��������������������������� is a valuable asset. A plain,  straightforward contract, leaving no room for  doubt as to its value.  The Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Co.  The Phoenix Insurance Co. of London.  British America Assuranoo Co.  Royal InsuranceCoof Liverpool (Life dept)  Tho London & Lancashire Guarantee  _  Accident Co., of Canada.  BELL BLOCK, ENDERBY  PavrvVIl Rt Pr\ Plumbing and  KjdLlKJil <3&-vAkl_iT_ia_ftWnrlr  Eave Troughing and all kinds of Sheet Tin and Copper work.  Jobbing Work given prompt attention.  Corner Hudson and Alexander Sts.  Repairing and  ... n  SALMON ARM  Working Harness, Saddles, Repairing  Anything you need, in stock  J. W. Evan8,^DR^As1RMEAKKER Enderby  PROFESSIONAL  T)R. H. W: KEITH,  Office hours:   Forenoon, 11 to 18  Afternoon, 4 to 5  Evsning, 7 to 8  Sunday, 12 to 1  Office:   BELL BLOCK  ENDERBY  w*  ;e. banton,  f Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public, Conveyancer,  etc,  Offioes, Bell Block, Enderby,B.C.  pETER BURNET  Dominion & Provincial  Land Surveyor  Enderby, B. C.  / THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  THIS IS IT!  The   soap   that saves  you   work, and saves  you money without injury  to hands  or  WANT GOOD COWS.  Dominion Departmeat o   Agriculture���������������������������Branch of the Dairy and  Cold Storage Commissioner.  A fcAv days ago .% buyer from the  States gave lhe high price of two thousand dollars to a. farmer near l.rockville  for one cow; this is believed to be the  highest price ever paid for a Canadian  cow. What made the animal so valuable? Granted that she was a model of  beauty and ;m exquisite type of her  breed, the fact remains-that her actual  performance largelv helped to effect the  . lie. She has a record of 121 pounds of  butler iu 30 day;. Tiie records, those  figures down ��������������������������� iii black and white, assisted in making the price. When farmers generally commence to keep records  of individual cows, wc may hope to develop not only many more such excellent  specimens, but a general improvement  in the production of the average herd.  Records alone can furnish the information necessary to enable intelligent selection of the promising cows, and the  rejection of those that are not profitable. Such selection, coupled with more  liberal feeding, will repay any farmer  abundantly. \As scores of farmers m  Canada can testify, it. has often resulted  in an additional fifteen and even twen-  tv-fivc of dollars extra for the.farmers  of Ontario and Quebec, even from the  present number of cows.' The Dairy  Commissioner. Ottawa, will be glad to  supply record, blanks' for weights of  milk, and to assist in organizing cow  testing associations.���������������������������C. ]'". U.  . ������������������ .  THE REMINDERS  OF RHEUMATISM  Cold, Wet Weather Starts the Pains,  But the Trouble is in the  Blood.  (helm t  Cold, damp weather brings on  twinges and pains of rheumatism  is not the rc.il cause of the complaint.  'J he trouble h rooted in the blood and  can only be cured by enriching tlie blood  and driving the poisonous acid out of  the system. This is a great medical  truth, which every rheumatic sufferer  should realize. Liniments and outward  applications can. cure the trouble���������������������������  they can't reach the blood. The suffer-  -er���������������������������is=-on]-y=Av:ts.ting=va!uab]tt������������������.iiiiie=aiid=  good money in experimenting with this  6ort of treat iiv. 111���������������������������and all the time the  trouble is becoming more firmly rooted  ���������������������������harder to cure. There is just one  sure way to cure rheumatism���������������������������Dr. Williams' I'ink .'ill . They act directly on  the impure, weak blood. Th������������������'.y purify  and strengthen it. and so root out the  cause of  rheumati -in.  .Mrs. S. Haili-y, Newcastle Crock, X. 1 ?..  says: "'In the summer of 100_ J he<. mc  lame in the ankles, but thinking I would  soon get over the attack 1 did not s-eck  medical aid, hu: ti<-ed liniments to allay  the pain and !��������������������������� welling, lu.-tfiid of getting hotter tin: trouble increased and I.  then <-ou->ultt'd a doctor who pronounced it articular rheunniti-ni, and treated  ui<! for this troiihlc. Instead of /retting  better ih_ pain and the swelling became  woixi until I w.1... hardly si hie to hobble  about th" huiis.., fin rising in the morning J wn������������������ unable to bear my weight,  except with extreme pain. Having- tried  so much medicine without benefit 1 began to think J was doomed to be a  cripple. One dav a coumii advi-od me to  try Dr. William'*' Pink .Pills--. She ..i id:  '1 lake them every spring as a tonic for  my blood, and they make a new person  of me.' After f.onie persuasion I decided  to try them. 1 had taken three or four  boxes l>eforc I noticed any change, and  then it seemed my ankles were less painful, liy the lime I had used a few more  boxes there was a wonderful improvement in my condition. Not only did my  ankles get well, bub f felt like a different woman and had not been as well in  vears. In speaking of this to a doctor  afterward lie .aid that no doubt Dr.  Williams' Pink Tills had enriched my  blood, .'thus driving out the painful disease.''  Not only rheumatic sufferers, but all  who have" any trouble due to weak.  watery blood or impure blood can find  r cure through the fair use of Dr. Yv'il-  lims' ]?inl: I'ills. Sold by all medicine  dealers or by mail at o0 cents a box or  eix boxes for S-.oO from the Dr. Williams' Medicine Co..  Hroekvillo, Out.  Even when . fellow ie. half-cracked  he isn't always what, ho is crucked up  to bo. ' '  The Cowboy Serenader.  There ain't uo encores when I sing,  And there ain't no ladies fair:  There ain't no light guitars Jo ring,  And uo one's nigh to care;  I've got one    song���������������������������*t would make    you  creep���������������������������  Tt's all 1 ever'knowed ;  But the cattle alius go tn sleep  When they've been Old 1 .nek Joed.  These here   .yc'.ahan?. so they say,  lias voices   made  of gold;  I'll meet 'em even, night or day,  A-makin; cattle hold:  ���������������������������'C'atiM' npery music: don't fit steers���������������������������  Caruso's  voice he blowed���������������������������  There's  noihin' ipiiets cattle's fears  Like bem' Old Kiack Joed.  One night our foreman hc gits gay  And takes me off the herd,  And lets a new hand try my lay-  lie sung just like a bird���������������������������  At 12 o'clock a. steer g:unts "Woof!"  And how that stampede growwl!  I'll bet they wouldn't stirred a hoof  If they'd'been Old Pdack Joed.  ���������������������������Arthur Chapman in the Denver .Repub  lican.  -. ������������������ .  \{ Is No Trouble  To Work Now  So Says Hiss Elsie J. Allen  after using" Doda's  Kidney Pills.  She Saffered From Weakness and Kidney Trouble, but the Old Reliable  Kidney Remedy Cured Her Completely.  St. Croix, >\F... March la���������������������������(Special.)���������������������������  That, the pains and weaknesses which  make life so unbearable to so many  wom.n are easily and completely cured  by using Dodd's Kidney Pills is.once  more shown in the case of Miss ' Elsie  J. Allen, of this place:  ' "L suffered greatly from kidney trouble itnd weakness before I began taking  Dodd's Kidney Pills." Miss Allen says:  "J. was so weak I could hardly get around  and work was almost impossible. Life  was a struggle till I heard of Dodd's Kidney Pills. I began taking them and soon  felt 1 .ttcr. I. took seven boxes in all  and they cured me.  <:I can now do my work the year  round, and do not feel it. My back,  which used to trouble mo so much, is  well and strong, and 1 don't feel any  pains at all."  Tlie root, of women's troubles is in the  kidnevs. There is not !t iroak, suffering  woman in Canada that Dodd's Kidney  Pills will not help, and in nearly every  case Dodd's Kidney Pills  will   work   a.  complete cure.   _.���������������������������������������������. ���������������������������  VKIUT1ES.  'Jl _ uncle from the. west took his little 'Boston nephew on his knee.  "Wiidsworth."' he said, "once there  was a M/an "  "Then he still exists, Uncle Peter," interrupted the little Jioston boy. "No sentient, reasoning being within whom the  vital spark has found a lodgment on  this mortal plane ever ceases to be, albeit his activities may seek expression  in another form. Annihilation is abhorrent to the esthetic sense. -Matter may  vanish from the sight, but the elements  of which it is compwed arc imperishable.  In like manner the intangible essence  that conslituf _s the real man, the ego,  survives all changes and mutations. Jt  is tlie indestructible, sempiternal self,  that persists through the. ages. A little  reflection.  Uncle Peter,  would convince  ^vou���������������������������tha t-=_ U &=_ i rn ewam phrase^once-  there was a man.'  is a solecism."  Uncle  Peter, after a   little  reflection,  put the boy down from his knee and bc-  g.ui to talk of something else.   . . _   A   Sharp   Retort.  ''Mv dear.'-' said a thin little P.righton  man to his wife, "this paper says that  there is a woman down in Devonshire  who gous out and chops wood with her  husband."  "Well, what of i_ . 1 think she could  easily do ir, if he is as tliin as you are.  I have often thought of u-iug you to  peel  potatoes  with.''  Tlie. thin man laid down hi> paper with  a  sigh   that mounded like the (.juenlc of  a. j.nnv whittle.--Tit-ttit.   ._-_   Minard's Liniment for sale everywhere.  . _-������������������-������������������>   Where   the   Miracle   Came   In.  Dr. Walt'-r ('. Smith. the popular  Scotch poet-preacher, on one occasion  tried to explain lo an old lady the  meaning of the tcriplural expression,  "Take up thy bed and walk," by saying  that the bed was simply a mat or rug  easily taken tip and carried away.  "No. no,'-' replied the lady. "1 canna,  believe that. The bed was a regular  four-poster. There would be no miracle  in walking away wi' a bit o' mat or rug  on your back."���������������������������Argonaut.  AREsf'cUl. E  Tn R.vins dun credit to the wonderful  remedial   Spring   of   Ruroj.   wc  p.c  apt  to  .*<:��������������������������� aisht of the. value of th������������������ ones nearer  home. About one thousands npiliif. of various medicinal virtues exist in America. Of  one of them Hare's System of Therapeutics  (3.'11. page "i'S), thus (speaks: "A number of  .Saline SpriiiRS exist In America and l.urope  very (strong water of this Hind being tlio St.  Catharines' Well in Canada, will eh contains  about. -7iJ pi'aln������������������ sodium ehoride lo the pint,  as well as 1?.5 grains calcium e.hlorldo.lt.s prototype In Kurop" is the celebrated Kreut;:-  naoh Springs in I .usfll .. which contains about  UO grains" sodium chloride (Kurbrunnon)."  Oilier reference' are I.ncj .lotxicdla Rritan-  nlca. A.pplot.on's American .encyclopaedia. The.  Allb'utt-.i System of Medicine, etc. Tho Grand  Trunk Ha'ilwny System's trains run direct  to St. OnMiarj.i.f; and further Information can  be obtained from their representatives.  ���������������������������_��������������������������� .<,���������������������������._.  Minard .   Liniment Relieves Neuralgia.  fODMS CURED  VU     _/������������������f.I   .   W     ,N 24 HOURS  Yoa can painlessly remove any corn, eitl.er  Man. soft or bleeclin... by applying Putnam's  Corn Extractor. It never bums, leaves no scar,  contains no acids; is harmless because composed  only of healing gums and balms. Fifty years In  use. Cure guaranteed. Sold by all druggists  2, _. bottles.   Refuse substitutes.  PUTNAM'S   PAINLESS  CORN EXTRACTOR  Doubts Ericssons Invention.  Tn an effort to replace the name of  John Ericsson by that of Theodore U.  Tim by as the inventor of the revolving  turret of the Monitor, the Patriotic  League of the .involution is circulating  a petition for signatures. This will be  presented to Congress requesting that  a commission of army and navy men  bo appointed to investigate Mr. Timby'.s  claim. The purpose of the action, remarks the Now York Herald, is said  to be. that the histories of the league  mav have the sanction of official authority.  *4> ������������������ <������������������������������������������������������  Repeat it:���������������������������" Shiloh's Curs will always cure my coughs and colds."  -_-������������������-������������������-  PLACING  THE   BLAME.  Scedie���������������������������So   the   moths   caused   the  loss  of  your  spring overcoat?  I-Tnrdup���������������������������Yes.      They   ate    a    hole  through  the ticket.  ��������������������������� _-���������������������������_���������������������������   Waiting for the  Last Act.  Not long ago a portly gentleman  seated himself upon a bench iu ono of  the public squares, drew forth a newspaper from his pocket, and was soon  absorbed in reading.  After a. while hc began to be annoyed by a "small boy. who persisted in  staring at him steadily. At last tlie man  demanded sharply:  ''What are you looking at, boy?- Is  there anything funny about mc'.'"  "Not yet," replied the boy: "but  there'll be a. whole circus full of fun  when you get up. Them benches has  just been painted.'"''���������������������������Tit-Bits.  ������������������������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������� ������������������   Minard's   Liniment Cures  Burns, etc.   . ���������������������������������������������   Hef   Fatal   Error.  He was supposed lo be a poor but  otherwise honest young man. while she  was admittedly a thing of beauty.  "Will you marry mc':''' he asked.  "No," she, answered.  '���������������������������You are very short," he muttered.  "Ditto," she replied. "That's why  .here is nothing doing in the matrimonial  line."  ''Oh. T don't know," he sneered, as he  extracted an obese billhook from au inside pocket and displayed a number of  ,$1,000 bills, "Tin not so short."  Whereupon the. unwary maid tried lo  fall upon his neck, but hc gracefully sidestepped and she fell to the floor-in a  fa in f.���������������������������Ch ica .o News.  -. ���������������������������������������������  Repeat  -"Shilol_!s=Gure^will=-always;  cure   my  coughs   and   colds."  it  ��������������������������� ������������������.  A^Woman's Sympatic  Are vou discouraged? Is your'doc.vr's  bill a heavy linaueiul load? Is your ludn  a heavv physical burden? I know Uat  these moan to delicate women���������������������������I n.|>-c  been discouraged, too; but learned how to  cure nivsolf. I want to relieve your buy-  dens. AVhv not end the pain and atop live  doctor's bill? I can do this for you aud  wll) If you will assist.mc.  \11 vou need do Is to write for a freo  box of tlie remedy which has been placed  In mv hands to be jrlvon away. Perhaps  this one box will cure you���������������������������It has done so  for others. If .so, I shall bo happy and  vou will bo cured for l!c (the cost ot a  pout air* stamp).    Your letters bold conri-  entiallv Write to-day for mv free treat-  St: 'MitS. 1 . J3 O-UKRAH, Windsor, Ont.  Explanatory,  ocean  liner   was  limping  The  great  into port.  "You see," lamely explained the captain, "tho injury is in the ship's fore-  font.'   If fiot'on (lie wrong tack."  Scowling at the reporters who had  come on lward from the tug he nervously paced the bridge, after the manner  of all great captains.   ��������������������������� . ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������   C.������������������N.  A new discovery. Has more  rejuvenatin . vitalizing:      . force than lies ever" before  been offered Sufferers from lack: of vigor and  vital weakness which sap the pleasures of life  should take C. >'. One box will show wonderful results. fi������������������*nt bv mail m plain package only  on receipt of this advertisement and one dollar.  Address, The Nervine Co.. Windsor, Ont.  ~ ���������������������������_ ������������������������������������������������������������������������   Safety   in   Flight.  "I 'understand you have invented an  airship that won't tip over."  "That is my belief." replied the cautious inventor. , "At least it won't tip  over while on the ground, and it hasn't  been anywhere else yet."���������������������������Philadelphia  Ledger.   -���������������������������������������������*.   Minard's   Liniment   Cures   Dandruff.  "Do vou enjoy the holidays?" "In  some respects. They constitute the only  season of the year when I am sum of  being able to find n calendar as soon as  I need one.''���������������������������Washington Star.  Ireland's  Unstable  Bog  Land.  The bog slide in county Gal way, which  beginning after heavy rains on Sunday  has already overwhelmed the village of  Kilmorc and threatens disaster to a  whole countryside, is unfortunately not  a  no v.- experience i'or the sister isle.  Owing to the low level of the interior  and the excessive) rainfalls, huge areas  are merely neat. bogs, and one such area,  the bog of Allen, in King's County and  County Kildarc, is over '200.000 aw-*  in extent. The wor^t bog slide of recent years happened during boxing  night, l&Lio, when Die Knoeknagcohu  bog, in county Kerry, gave way and  sweeping everything before il carried  away a cottage and a family of eight  persons, some of whose bodies were 'afterward found in (he Lower Lake, at Kil-  laruoy.���������������������������From the Westminster Gazette.   " * ;>  Repeat   it:���������������������������"Shiloh's Cure  will  always cure my coughs and colds,"  Not   a   Retrospective   Reader.  Two irishmen were discussing the various books they had read.  "Have  van   read Hie  '.Internal  City-".''  ''[ have'  '���������������������������Jl'ave you read .Mario Corclli .  works?'  ���������������������������'T have that.'  '"Have vou read 'Looking .Backwards-'?" '  "How on airth could I do Unit?"���������������������������Ladies' Home  .Journal.  ISSUE  JNO.   11, 1909  HELP WANTED.  t GKNTS WANTED-.'HY NOT HAVE  '". the bt.t lookin.. sani.ilc case, best goods,  .n;! ilie be., lerm .f   Alfred Tyler, Teas, L.on-  Oni  PILES CURED ST HOME BY  NEW ABSORPTION METHOD  If you suffer from bleeding, itching,  blind or protruding Piles, send .me your  address, and I will tell you how to eure  yourself at home by the new absorption  treatment; and will also send some of  this home treatment free for trial, with  references from your own "locality if  requested. Immediate relief and permanent cure asstij.'.. Send no money,  but tell others of this offer. Write today to Mrs. il". Summers, Box P. S,  Windsor, Out.  Behold   the .Scenes.  Tiie stage manager of one of the Glasgow theatres was, in the old days, well  known for his impetuous and hasty temper.  On one occasion a drama was put on,  in which ���������������������������_ snowstorm occurred. Some  men were sent up into the fibs with  brown paper bags filled with little pieces  of white paper, which they let fail to  represent ihe snow. Suddenly the shower stopped.  "Whaurs your snaw?" roared the irate  manager.  ..'���������������������������'We hae nae mnir white paper," came  ix. loud whisper  from above.  '���������������������������Then snaw broon, ye ftiles, snaw  broon," was ih?. manatrer's response.���������������������������  Tit-Bits.  Millard's Liniment Co.. Limited:  Gentlemen,���������������������������"Theodore J)orais, a customer of mine, was completely cured of  rheumatism after five years of suffering, bv the judicious use of) MIXAKD'S  l.r'N_.!l.XT:.'  The above facts can be verified by  writing to him, to the Parish Priest or  any of his neighbors.  A. COTK. Merchant.  St. Isidore, Que., 12th May, 'OS.  Setting It Right.  =^Jn=-y o u r.=pa p cr^tlLis^jiLQiin i ng.^s i i_.___y.ouJ.  UOll.    W K WANT KI_._IA.BM3 WOMEN, AI.L  ������������������������������������' over Canada lo work for'us during  their spa., hour., selling our high i;ra-.lo  I .ri'iune., Toilet Koquisitcs. Tcus, Coi.ees,  ott:. No experience neces:sary. "Work p.cas-  ai.i and remunerative. The }Iomo Spoobucies  Co.  Trar.hv Avenue. Toronto, Canada.   FOR SALE.  rPlN   SHOP    FOR   SAMS-RETIRING   ON  J-     account o. age:  best, place.in  all ^Canada   Ior   i. .(1   plumber  Van.r.   K.s.'s.   Out.  and   linuer.   VWian  TO  RENT  \\I OOLM_X MU-M3-A TWO-SET MILL..  ������������������T tlie only woollen mill In Manitoba, to  rent on ea .est terms; it is owned locally  and was successfully operated till the advance in price of wool, when it wa-s clos. 1; at  present price ot wool, good money can be  made; there is n. local market for enough  baits, blankets and yarns to keep the null  Koinir at its full capacity throughout the year;  no local competition in buying or soIIIqk:  capital required to operate successfully, ?_,-  MO.OO: leaseo can have option to purchase at  end of his lease. For particulars apply to  A. G. D. PiKOtt, Secretary-Treasurer, Moruen,  Man.  T O R1_NT~C0.MPI.I.T1 _. ONE SET Y/DOlj-  -*���������������������������'     len   mill:   water   power.   Apply   Sift.*-  J. .'O., Frankfort. Ont.. for further pr.rlicula.rs.  LAND  WANTED.  \I7AXTED-SOUTH     AFRICAN     VETER-  "    ans' land warrants; spot cash paid. W.  P.  Rodger?,  real  estate a_,.nt,  COS  Mctutyre  block.  "Winnipeg.   Man. ��������������������������� ^^^^^  Peculiar Floating Dock.  The German naval constructors have  recently turned out a peculiar form of  dock-ship, .intended particularly for the  salvage, of disabled submarines and tor-  I .doboa.i.~ Jt consists of two hulls resembling ships linked together, fore and  aft. high above the water, by steel  girders'made up of angles and pkii.es.  A torpedoboat, or submarine," can steam  between the two hulls and then be lifted  bv cranes and tackles until it rests  upon a platform formed by hinged  beams projecting across from one hull  fo the other. The propeller shafts of  the dock-ships are driven by electric motors.   M  the "CHAMPION  GAS and GASOLINE  ENGINES  [t must give satisfaction or you don't  pay (or it.  SOLD   ON    TRIAL  Is the oniv Gaeolino Engine that you can. trj  before you "buy. I Udo . what the "Champion" .ill do. and 1 want you to be fully  satisfied with It before you pay for it. Th������������������  price   is   low.   Full   particulars   free.  Wm. Gillespie, Dept. "M"  98 FrenJ St. East, Toronto  A Bernard Shaw Joke.  After addressing an Edinburgh inecU  ing for ninety minutes, Bernard Shaw  remarked that the time was a quarter  to 10, and he had intended to finish at  i) o'clock. _le did not seem in the least  fatigued; the audience was also qtiite  fresh, and when the speaker was about  to sit down, loud cries of "Go on" were  raised on all sides.  "Do you really wish me to go on!"  ATr. Shaw asked.  He was answered by renewed cheering  and more shouts of "Go on."  Great was the disappointment, therefore, when hc replied, "That is the ex-  act  point   at     which   an     experienced'  speaker   sits   down/'  which   he  accordingly did.���������������������������Judge.  called ine a 'bum actor.'   i want an explanation."  'T shall be happy to explain, young  man. The word .dor' was inserted by  the proofreader, who thought 1 had  omitted it. accidentally. I shall take  care that it doesn't happen again."  ���������������������������. +������������������������������������   Cleaning  the  Stage.  "We hope" said the spokesman of the  committee,  "to  enlist-your  support  in-  favor of a'clean stage."  "You have it." responded the theatrical manager, hr.rl.ily. "Why, almost every one of my plays open with a girl  dusting everything in sight."���������������������������Philadelphia Ledger.  Caaranteedfof 20 years  FREE for soiling 4 do.on Cobalt Gold Inkloss Eena at be.  each. These pons write a.  beautiful color by simply dipping in water. No ink re-  qiiirod. Writo to-day.. W*  trust you with tho pens, sell  them and return tho money  and win this little beauty  Gold Finished Watch and  also a lovely Tea Set Free  COBALT GOLD PEN CO.  Dept  130 loreuto, Ont.  The   Happy   Family.  Mrs Scrapplr.Kton���������������������������Mrs. V_e_.leswoi.h lm������������������  Invited me to mnlco her a nlco long vtsit.  Mr. Sera. plnKton���������������������������When do you exne.t t������������������  call her bluff?���������������������������Puck.  THE  FAVORITES  64  **  EDDY'S  SILENT  MATCHES  "Silent as the Sphinx!91  THE MOST PERFECT MATCHES YOU EVER STRUCK  Always, everywhere in Canada, ask for Eddy's Matches THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  >_s_  ._/  A Patroler of Space.  (Uy a Banker.;  1 _���������������������������> m time to time 'this earth receives  a vi.it from one of those innumerable  wanderers of the skies which are pursuing their lightning career in great orbits,  not always round any particular star,  as tlio planets round our sun, but after  vi.Mi.hig the planetary system of our star,  plunging deep into the profundities _ o'  space, and ' then after probably circling  round another far-off sun find delighting  , the inhabitants of some of its planet. ���������������������������  for doubtless there are such���������������������������continuing  their solitary journey at a terrific velocity back again towards our system. As  an' indication of the amazing distiuiuc  ���������������������������which some of these erratic bodies traverse, it is calculated that the conic, of  J .l-L will hot arrive 'buck from its long  journey until the year 101S-14! ]fc is  difficult, however, to believe that this  computation can be more than 'the barest conjecture.-  The present generation has been favored 'villi ii visit of-probably one of the  mo?t magnificent comets which has come  within the range of our vision for many  f6.nl urk:. It'was first perceived in June,  ]?.$._ rapidly "travelling from the depths"  of space 'straight towards this earth, in  the course of a few months it presented  a ��������������������������� spectacle of supteniest grandeur and  inasnificcnce. Its head, brilliant as the  full moon, though of course of vastly  greater dimensions., shone with' a lambent; lustre, the long, broad tail, perhaps  two hundred million miles in length,  gleaming in a bright, phosphorescent  glow, aiid throwing out long streamers  of incandescent gases stretching out far  into .-pace. And there it hung, night after ni<������������������ht approaching ever nearer and  nearer, a great, fiery menace, apparently  threatening death"and destruction to  thi? earth ar.d all that is thereon, and  musing 'terror and alarm to many, who  believed that at length the crack of  doom was impending, and thai, in a short  time the fiery monster would plunge  down upon the earth and iu a moment  .1' time shatter it into fragments and  engulf everything in a blazing ruin. And  then tiie stupendous wonder careered  si ill onwards into the depths of space,  until at length it passed away from the  rang . of'our vision.  l'.iit had those timid ones better  studied the Scripture* they would have  known that before- "''the -end of tli"  world" takes place. He who once cam*  lo this earth in humility and penury  in order, by Himself bearing the punish-  ..ment of sin, to open the gates of Paradise to.all who would enter therein, will  :12am revisit it; but this time in His  qlorious majesty, "attended by angel and  .vchangel and-by the hierarchy of heaven. .Then .will '���������������������������''sword, be .turned into  plaushshares and spears' into. pruning  hooks," strife and contention will cease,  and peace and concord will reign in a  renovated earth.  ire you putting into the measure? ii  you have only gold of earth, it will sink  yuti like stones.  Not  Yet.  [TVy Lev. tf.'T. '.Miller.)  I ._e it on every brow. All men are  pmifiiers, and this is thoir text: they  press on, they reach forward, they have  not yet attained. This is the most wonderful thing in num. Wo dimly guess  what we are, we do not know tlie meaning of ourselves. The greatest part of  us' i?, not yct._  '���������������������������The best is yet to be.  Come sail along witli me,  Over the western sea.  We'll reach the Orient free*'  Our imperfection is the best, ground  of hope. Like Columbus steering west,  we "'sail on, sail on. sail on, and on";  our very dreams grow that way. The  n.tt-ronomer.-sttidying thc.milkv_way_s.eej_  in these fire mists the beginning of fu  in re worlds. The old order changpth,  the new is coming, has come, is coming;  some are looking for catastrophe. I am  looking for the'Son of ?."lan." "Behold  He comcth .with clouds." Tlie mystic  bird ha_ been scon, the flap'of her  wins* is musical with mighty cheer,  li hit's of tlie coming glory. Some are  after money: there comes the whisper,  not yet.   Some are after pleasure: even  " in"laughter "the" heart is sorrowful,-and  tho echo is, not yet. Some cut their  11:11110 on the marble pillars iu the Temple of Fame. 1 hear the sound of the  ehUel from fairy hand, and tho word U  iii ir yet. Tlio poetry of youth i-\ ���������������������������'"When  T mil a man." Youth 'travel.-; towards  fiirlation. but lhe shady proves have  deeper shades, nnd there are voices.  Motherhood blooms and >iuile.. but the  little faces are prophecies, and a silent  voice in the mother's heart is, not yet.  Man rise, to place and power dollied  in di.mi.y. he sees unclimhed height.,  iind the echo from the mountain i������������������. not  yet. What is the place of our *ojouvn?  ������������������������������������������������������'���������������������������Tis'riot a place to live in, but to die  in. and to leave."  I.-cry man is n bont builder; he  build' his own boat.-the. boat in which  he will embark, '.there are many kind5  of .boat?. , Some are mad!1 of c-.vnva .  ?t:T.. led on hoops and lath.; stand a  deal of 'weather, too. The prs*eni  wrrror once crossed the mouth of the  ]n\wv Shannon in one ��������������������������� of those.: each  man pulled two oars; she went with  wonderful speed. Some are built of  birch bark of wonderful liahtnp'^ nnd  -need. Some are built of c_<lar and nine.  'What do we moan? We mean tliat each  man is building liN own charnct.or, in  that lie will float in ihe wild swirling of  the maelstrom, or, like a v.'ier-bird.  I'loiit on the sen of glass before the  throne.  Kvcry man is a builder: lie builds hU  own boat, and not another's, nnd it  take?; the whole of..life to do it. Every  man is on the berth for ; e.verv man  "is filth, up. the'time to sirviv> h not  yet. fiod told Abraham 11 little about  the future, told.him not fo be in a luir-  rv, the .in of the Anioritos'w^s lilli n������������������\  but the filling was not ydi.   Maul what  From  Fairyland to Wilderness.  (By A Banker;.  Sailing along through the lovely  Straits of Messina recently, the ever  varying prospect was one of extreme  beauty and picturesque attraction. Now  cruising past a bold foam-girdled promontory jutting out into the blue sparkling waters o. the Mediterranean; now  past tiie onee dreaded whirlpool cf  Charvbdis, its locality indicated by a  massive upstanding rock on the "one  side of thi! narrow passage; now past  numerous villages on the verge of the  sea, its waves breaking at the foot of  the sloping, ever verdant gardens;  while on the acclivities farther back towards the snow-capped mountains, here  and there a handsome mansion or large  Avhite farmhouse glisters in the brilliant  rays of the southern sun; and now past  a small harbor in which arc moored  fishing beats and coasting craft, the  vessel at length arrives off the haud-  Boihe but fated town of Messina, its  prosperous neighbor Keggio lying upon  the opposite coast.  Ami it was a very fairyland, a_av-  ored spot where bounteous Nature had  bestowed Jier lavish gifts of beauty and  attractive adornment with unsparing  hand. Here, on the Taormina road,  stately and graceful palm trees, their  depending fronds waving in the breeze;  here, although not the season for flowers,-a clump of scarlet hibiscus or of  the gorgeous salvia spleudens, with  many another beauty of the floral  world; while new vistas of beauty, lovely bays and inlets, rocky defiles, and  flower adorned glens and dells ever  open out to the view.  But alas'! the fair beauty of it all is  inexorably fated to ruin and overthrow.  And at length the dread tocsin of doom  has sounded; the earth opens her mouth  and in the throes of a series of spasmodic throbs, those fair cities and villages, and. even, it may be surmised,  much of all that, natural beauty, are  overwhelmed iu desolation, and e'ngulf-  ed in ruin and overthrow; while the upheaval of the bed of the ocean impels  a mighty surging billow upon the fated towns, and the whole sea fronts are  inundated  in  the  swirling waters.  And were all those thousands of victims prepared to meet their God? Had  some of them put off to a more convenient time the preparation, for 'eternity?  Ah, when that massive masonry, which  would in a moment crush the life out  of them, was hurtling prone upon them,  perhaps to. in their sleep, how could  they repent of their misdeeds and accept . the proffer of salvation through"  the Redeemer's atonement? Happy they  whose names had already been written  in the Book of Life through His mediation."Tor to them sudden deatf* n; _s  sudden glory.  Quite  a  Jolt.  ==L it_le=Elsie���������������������������M.unn_a=sa-ys-4..a_=}'ou=  are a duck of a doctor.  Doctor (greatly pleased)���������������������������Indeed,  how did sho come to say that?'  Littlo i'.lsic���������������������������Oh,  she didn't say it  just tliat way, but 1 heard her tell Pa  that you're a quack.   * . ������������������ .   A   Deep   Sea   Ballad.  Sea urchins have a jolly time,  They sing Xep-luin.   all day.  They play upon the trumpet-N?h -   And feed sea cows with hay.  They make octopu������������������*eti mow  Ky pulling on iheir tails,  A11I thou, who.11 mother -.laps I hem', they  (live way to doleful whales.  Thoy watch Ihe starfish act in plays,  And clap iheir clammy hands.  The mussels on  their brawny arms  Stand out like iron band .  /  At nighf. when pallid moon fish gleam.  In >h _p thoy close their eyes.  And when the morning comos ihey all  Can .watch the .siiui'i _h rise.  If thoy swear like I ho devilfish,  In pickerel! they-'il burn,  But it they learn to school themselves,  To angel-fish they'll  turn.  ���������������������������X. Salisbury in the JJolieniiun.  _ ������������������__������������������   Trouble in the Bake Shop.  The proprietor of the exton .ve oik-  cvy was showing a party of v..'iters  through  the establishment.  "This, ludie ." he. said, cauiiousy open,  i'ug a door and permitting them ro !���������������������������)..'<  inside, "is the dopmturnl presided 1 \. 1  by our ehioi baker. ��������������������������� lie claims 'hi-.,  however, us his exclusive dou .'i:m: .������������������������������������������������������!,  and ho is likely to be a trifle em-.iy if  dis-turbod."  'Tn that axH'.;" haughtily au^w.i. ;l  the dignified nni'tron who was iWrws the  most of the talk in". ' (l iriKt we :iie too  well   bread   to   interrupt  him,   sir"  THE   RIGHT   KIND   OF   A   ROOF  Long years  before y 6 u  could find a  sign of wear-  out about an  " Oshawa"-  sbingie'droof  any w ood-  sbingle droof  vrouldberot-  ted to dust.  Any ordinary metal-  shingle rooE  would b���������������������������  pitted with  thousands of rust holes. Any  patent paper-arid-tar roof would  be ragged pulp. Even a slate  roof would be dangerously out  of repair���������������������������  Long, long before any "Osh-  awa"-shingled, roof needed a  single thing done to it.  Because, as you can easily see  for yourself, there is simply nothing TO wear out about a  shingle of heavy (28-gaugej  toughened steel, special ���������������������������  galvanized to defy moisture���������������������������' ' Oshawa'' G-alvan-  You need never put a  brushful of paint on an  "Oshawa"-shingled roof,  the special galvanizing  makes paint entirely  needless, and it won't  wear off nor flake nor  peel. Yet that roof will  be Rain-proof, Snow-  proof. "Wind-proof, Wea-  ther-TIGHT as long as  the buidiugs stand.  Fire-proof, of course.     How  could a seamlcs sheet of tough  '^P^'lf  steel catch fire? That alone.is  worth-the whole price of these  OshaAva Galvanized Steel Shingles.  Lasts a Century   ���������������������������"  Never Needs Painting  Can't Catch fire  Makes Buildings Lightning  Proof  Half a million dollars doesn't  cover the damage lightning did  last year to Canadian farm buildings alone, and "Oshawa"-shingling would.have saved all that  loss. > .  Yet, with all these things to  show you that an "Oshawa"-  -shiugled roof is theRIGHT roof  for you. "Oshawa" Galvanized  Steel Shingles cost no more than  wood shingles to start with. Let  me tell you just what it would  cost to roof any building right.  - You needn't figure .the;  ___.     labor for anybody   who  can use  a  hammer, can .  ized Steel  Shingles  are  like that..  We are safe enough in  guaranteeing these shin- ,  gles     for     twenty-five  years, as we do, in plain Eng-,  lis.,with a quarter-million dollars back of the written guarantee, which says:  If any roof that's ','Oshawa"-  shingled in 1909 leaks.at all by  1935, we will put ou a new roof  for nothing.  Honestly, we believe an "Oshawa "-shingled roof will last a  century, let' alone twenty-five  years!   Why shouldn't it?  These heavy steel galvanized  shingles lock underneath on all  four sides in such a way that  the whole roof is practically one  sheer sheet of steel���������������������������without a  crevice or a seam to catch moisture or to let wet get through.  "OSHAWA"  GALVANIZED STEEL  SHINGLES  A new roof for nothing if they leak by 1935  Count the saving'in insurance  . rates  (any company makes    a  lower rata on buildiugs so shingled). Count the freedom from    free, of course  put these shingles on easily and quickly.  , Will you let me send  you sample'-shingles, an  estimate, and book that  Tolls     all     about     "Roofing;  Right?" It.would pay you,   I  think, to read the book.    It's  'anxiety,   the safety   of   your  houses and barns.  Just address our nearest place.-  Ask for Roofing Right Booklet,'  No. 18. ' . .    ':  And, a most important fact to  you. an "Oshawa"-shingled roof  is LIGHTNING-proof. Positively proof against lightning���������������������������  insulated far better than if it  bristled with lightning rods  Pedlar  _>roduct!i  Include every Itind.'of  f_e<.". metal building xua.erla_~-.4_ manr.  items   to   even  mention  here.   You  oan  bav .  a catalogue���������������������������������������������.lai_to���������������������������pi-fc_������������������ <MlvU_ '  just tor   the   asking.   -We'd lite ������������������pecial- .  ly- tn interest you lu our  Art   Steel _���������������������������_!-'  lug?i an . Side Walla���������������������������they are a _.r������������������t_t.oii  \o many people.   More tha . 2,000 design..  May ������������������re .end-you a booklet aad ptoture* .  of s _ne of them?    . -,'."-'  The PedUr People of Oshawa--*"������������������&***  Address our  Nearest Warehouse:  MONTREAL   OTTAWA   TORONTO   LONDON . CHATHAM   WINNIPEG   QUEBEC   ST. JOHN. N.B.   HALIFAX  321- .Craig St.W. . .SussexSt. UCoIbomeSt. 86 KinRSt.  200 West Klugat. 76 LombardSt.  127 Rue duPontSq. 42- .PrinceWilliaaiSt.  lSP_nce_������������������  ' '   We want Agents in some sections.   Write for details.   Mention this paper. No. 1231,  ..:��������������������������� m  FEEDING THE SICK.  Ax  Some   General   Suggestions   and  Practical Broth Recipes.  TJic more highly civilized v_ become the move 'v������������������ _ eat. The more w<_  ha\ _ to eafc tho more errors wc make in  "[ enjoy nn occasional dinner with a  marriod friend.-' "Sonic of these brides  are queer cooks." "But you don't have  to watch your hat and coat."���������������������������Louisville  Courier-Journal.  our diet. We may be poorly nouri-..e<I  even though we eat a great deal, either because it is not the right kind  or it is improperly cooked.  It is said that tv. .-thirds of the sickness is caused by improper diet, and  doctors agree that the feeding of the  sick is of as much importance ab tho  medicine.  __ When .the. patient is sick in bed only j  a little nourishment is needed, which" is  usually given in 'the form of liquids.  The most nourishing liquid is milk.  Some people do not like milk and cannot digest it. One must use infinite  resource when sick people do not like  tilings. You cau make tho milk into  junket. Tho rennet supplies the digestive fluid, and flavoring the milk makes  it. more agreeable and digestible. Jfei'f  is a recipe for one person:  One-half cup of milk, one-half teas-  poouful liquid rennet, one teaspoonful  (level) o sugar, three drops of vanilla.  Hoat the milk until hike warm, add the  sugar and stir until it is dissolved; add  the vanilla and rennet and pour in the  dish you are going to serve it iu. Leave  it in a warm place till it is firm, and  then set it in a cool place. Always use  it lhe day it is made. It cau be served  with cinnamon and nutmeg and cream.  If the patient needs laxatives, do not  give spices, as they act in the opposite  way. If the stomach is dclicato do not  give cream, as it will be hard to digest.  One of the grievances of an invalid is  the i .outouous diet, which is not at all  necessary. There are several kinds of  broth, and they ilo not all taste alike.  Variety ca.i Ik1, made by the seasoning,  but there is not enough nourishment in  them to sustain life for a long period;  but they .are stimulating aud very valuable in tho diet. All broths should  have this point in common���������������������������they should  be something more than mere water.  Thoy should not be greasy, because  greasy broth does not agree with a delicate stomach. 'They should be served  hot, but the dish tliat it is put in  should   be hot, and a hot corcr an the  dish, and then all haste to get it to the  patient.  CHICKEN BROTH.     .  Chicken broth usually has the preference. Aa old fowl contains more  juice than a young one. One medium-  sized lion should'make a quart of-good  ^bi'Oth. Singe and was'.i the fowl. I know  nice, intelligent people who will put  thec hicken in a pan of water, soak out  all the juice that will come out, then  .throw._it._away._Thc. ;iuice_J_s__what_you  want in tho  broth.  Cut the fowl in rather small pieces;  chop the bones, a. they contain gelatin.  Scald the feet and legs and remove the  skin and put them in. There is gelatin  in them also. Cover with cold water  and/let soak one hour. Then boil slowly a half-day. The chicken should be  cooked tiil it falls from the bones.  Strain through' a fine strainer or a  coarse olu .kc-cloth. I'i.-vu the chicken  down tilTyoif"are sure you" have "all ihe  juice. If you have more than a quart,  boil  it down.  1 Jut it in a cool place. The fat will  rise to the top, and the broth will become thick like iellv. _'he fat cau eas-  Uy be skimmed off.  Now this broth can be kept several  days, and each time it is served season  it differently. I'ov plain broth put. salt  in, but no pepper. Sick people should  not have popper.  Always taste it first to sec if it is all  right.  A toaspoou of rice boiled till it is very'  soft, may be added. If the patieut likes  onion flavor, use a very little ouion  juice, which may be obtained by pressing the onion on a grater with a rotary motion.  This broth may be alternated with  beef broth mutton broth or veal broth.  Beef broth lias more taste aud tlie patient gets tired of it more quickly.  BEEF BROTH.  One pound of lean beef makes 1 pint  of broth. Have it chopped very fine,  soak it 1 hour in 1 pint of cold water.  This broth should never be boiled, as  it coagulates the albumin, which will  then be strained out, leaving the broth  with no more nourishment thau a cup  of hot salted water.  Tut the pan of beef and wat-er iu another pan of water over the fire. Stir  constantly till the broth becomes dark  red or chocolate color. Strain through a  coarse strainer, pressing the beef down  with a spoon to get all the juice out.  Whon the broth is reheated, put it in  a pan of water, being careful not to  toil it, You can tell wkca it is cooked  too much, as it' becomes clear.   Season,  it with  salt.  ' Mutton and veal broths are made the',  same as chicken.- Remove the" fat;from  the mutton, as it giv_a an unpleasant-  taste to the broth. They ��������������������������� should boil-  slowly a long time, be strained,, allowed-  to stand 'till cold,- and the fat skimmed  off. '   . . ���������������������������:������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������.  Barley  is  nice to  serve  in     mutton  broth, also, rice.  Rice is good with veal broth.   When_thcs_  broths are .varied    with  clam or oyster broth. iTTlo not sec how  even an unreasonable patient could ask  for more.      j  CLAM OR OYSTER B30TH.  For clam or oyster broth take G  large clams or oysters in the shell,  scrub them very clean. Tut then in a '  saucepan with 1 cup of cold water. Let  them boil till the shells open. Strain  through a piece of muslin, season with  Palt, and if the patient i- not \ .ry sick,-  ?. little buttey.  Be very carerul about serving things  to sick people. Do not u.k thorn what  they want to eat. Jf they have a strong  desire for anything they will let you  know. Serve a small quantity at a time.  'The sight of a quantity of food will often turn the patient away from the idea  of eating, where a little would tempt  him.  Have everything spotless and dainty,  do not forget anythiug. Be sure the  knife and fork and spoon and salt and  everything needed are on the tray.'.  Have all the hot. dishes covered so  they will be hot when the patio at is  ready.  Put a flower or even a green leaf on.  the   tray���������������������������anything   that   will      divert',  him for tlie moment, i'or often his mind  is sick and needs good eheav.  The things that are leit should be  burned. Nothing" that has been iu a  sick room  should  be savM.  MAUDE RHODES.   +���������������������������+   HIS EXPLANATION.  "ilr.   Gibbons,"   R-.iid  the  tocher    of   the  elrto.   iu   rhetorio.   "Doiuc out  t! .   absurdity  In  this  ..sure oi speech:   'M this time  tbe  lOmo.ror  _.ic<ler!ck  hatched  om a   .olw'-ae,'.  etc "  '���������������������������It scans to ir.9 till riplvi." lvpli. . the  > .uuc man niter some reflection.  "It dees? Explain. If you plw._, how he  could have 'tuitouoU out' a &clieni_."  ���������������������������'. >11, ho mi_.lit have had bis mlti4 set on  It."���������������������������Aiwwers.  -���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������   A; PROFITABLE  PASSENGER.  "Were' you  t_asick  comln? ocroi.'."  '  ."Seasick! WI . the only tiling I . m'.d k^p  oa  my  stomach  wa.  a  bet   wa.'..   bo.t!.."���������������������������  Boston  Trnnwrlpt.   4__*   Thoi'i-> an ' people who believe ov .v-  thirg llioy hca . and a lot tlicj sic.'t. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  May 6, 1909  ington  Heights  On   the  Market  LATE LOCAL NEWS  It has been proven that the  bench lands around Enderby can  produce * the... 'highest quality of  fruit.  We have decided to divide up  into small blocks that portion of  Lot 159, Ijang northwest of Mr.  Waby's market garden.  This will give as eight blocks  of 10 acres each above the Sal-  Celebration Committee meeting tomorrow night, in the City  office.  F. H. Barnes is building a  warehouse for Walter Robinson  in the rear of the Robinson block.  The loss of house and shedsi  of Robt. McEwen has been reported since the fire report was  printed.  The Armstrong band gave  a concert at the Hullcar Hall last  night, a number of Enderbyites  attending.  The Ahier Brothers, of Mara,  received the sad intelligence by  mon Arm road and two blocks  below, all having choice and con- j cable the past' week of the death  venient  building  sites   on the of their aged mother in the Home  road, and only 15 minutes' walk  from Enderby station, postoffice,  school and stores.  Make your selection now, and  buy before the price goes up.  ���������������������������   For further particulars see me,  or address���������������������������  Chas. E. Strickland, Enderby  Violet  Complexion  Cream  Protects the skin in sun  and wind; ensures a nice  even complexion, and prevents chapping, sunburn  and tan.  Enderby Drug &  Stationery Co.  Our Motto:  "Do Some Boosting"  Do not be a knocker  As through life you pass;  If you're looking out for faults,  Get a looking-glass.  Throw away your hammer,  And your friends surprise;  Do a little boosting if you're  Needing exercise."  C. R. IMERSON,  Dist. Deputy Head Consul, Mod-  ^.ern^WoodmeruoLAmeEica   Land.  A later report from Mara,  states that Chas. W. Little carried  $500 on his buildings destroyed  by the fire, and Geo. Little carried $900.  R. Blackburn has established  a regular weekly trip to Mara  and way-points with his meat  wagon, and reports a splendid  volume of business.  There was quite an exodus of  Enderbyites for the coast last  Thursday: Ira C. Jones and family, Miss Hale, Mr. Geo. Hale,  and Mr. and Mrs. W. Boyer.  E. T. Smith this week sold to  Dan Senkler, of Salmon Arm, the  fine team of draught mares he  brought with him from the  Northwest. The price paid was  $1,000.  The Ladies Aid of the Presbyterian church will be held at the  home of Mrs. Woods on Wednesday, May 12th, at 2 o'clock.  Mission tea will be served from  4:30 to 6.  The walls of the Bell block will  soon be in position for the carpenters. The bricks used in these  walls are a sample of the excellent quality of the product of the  Enderby Erick & Tile Co.  The Baptist church is now one  of the most pleasing appearing  buildings in town. It was painted the past week. The property  is to be fenced and planted with  lawn, flowers and shrubbery.  H. H. Worthington, as City  Assessor, suggested before the  Court of Revision last Friday  evening that all church property  in the city should be taxed. He  said the amount of property in  End.er__y^e_xemp_t__fromJ:.axa.tion_  as church property, was out of  all reason when the size of the  town was considered, and he believed the church people themselves should be and were the  readiest to pay taxes the same  as others had to.  Mr. and Mrs. G.-C. Salt left on  Saturday for a six-months' visit  to the old home at Shrewsbury,  Eng. This is the first trip they  have made to the Home Land in  15 years. They will return to  Enderby in October.  H. W. Harvey, as liquidator of  the Rothsay Lumber Co., went  to Mara Wednesday to see what  was left of the mill property. He  found that the company had lost,  in addition to the, mill, about  $2,000 worth of saw logs.  For neatness of workmanship  combined with strength, -the  building of the arch over Mill  street by F. H. Barnes, for the  Board of Trade sign, will compare favorably with the best of  them.  As an indication of the awful  heat carried by the wind ahead  of Monday's fire, C. S. Handcock tells of the dead limbs at  the top of a tree standing on his  farm breaking but in a blaze with  the approaching fire half a mile  away.  H. E. Waby purchased from  Wm. Tomkinson, this week, the  valuable Tomkinson Meadow  farm, on the Enderby-Salmon  Arm wagon road in the Mt. Ida  district. It is Mr. Waby's intention to make a model poultry  and seed potato farm out of his  place.  Enderby's watering place was  put in commission this week by  the Columbia Flouring Mills Co.,  on Mill street, near the river  bank. . The water is running  fresh and clear night and day and  the drainage is perfect. Let your  horses drink to the health of Manager Moffet���������������������������and have one your  self.  LETS  QUICKLY  DISPEL      .  THAT  "BEFORE- BREAKFAST"  GROUCH  Made at Enderby  Always fresh  Better and cheaper than any imported Breakfast* Food  When you use Wheatlets you are  patronising a home industry  You are buying an Enderby product  Do you know any reason why  you should not use Wheatlets?  The Columbia Flouring Mills  Company,   Ltd.  Enderby B.   C.  FIRST  QUALITY  ONLY  W.  Departmental Stores  -V--E--R N ON, --B.-C-.  AND  PRICES  RIGHT  iiping  Household Use  its for Irrigation   and  New Way Engines & Goulds Pumps  THIS engine arid pump makes the best and most satisfactory pumping plant a man can buy.  The engine is the famous New Way Air-Cooled, and is a  wonder for power. It requires less fuel to operate than other  engines, needs fewer repairs and is a money-saver in every  way. Simple and easy, to operate, no water pipes to freeze  up in winter and no trouble with water-cooling apparatus.  We will back it up against any engine for reliability and  economy in operation. If you want an engine you will make  no mistake in buying a New Way.  GOULDS PUMPS-Strength-Durability-Efficiency  For over 60 years The Goulds Manufacturing Company have  been making high-grade pumps. They make pumps only  and devote their entire attention to the quality of goods they  turn out. You get the benefit of this experience when you  buy a Goulds with your plant. Let us know how far and  how high you want to drive water and we will quote you on  suitable outfit. W. R. MEGAW, Vernon, B. C.  Ou  r  Grocery Stock  Is now complete. The goods are fresh; the best  brands on the market, and quality is assured in  every line. Let us quote you prices; we can  do much better for you than the prices which  prevailed on the old stock.      Let us prove it.  Get a Summer  Suit NOW  We are unloading the old stock; the values are there; the  cut, and fit, and style are all there; but the price is cut in  half. Visit our clothing department and see what we can do  for you. You cannot do better. Inspect the goods and compare quality, fit, style and price. This week the clothing  sale starts. It will last only while the goods we want to  move remain. The prices will move them quickly. It will  be to your advantage to buy early.  T3qY������������������<r������������������_in fYmnf ny������������������ In the back end of the store we  .DcUgdlll ^OUIliei are conducting a remnant department, where you can buy anything in sight at cost. The  goods are first-class, but the boxes shop-worn. There is a  splendid selection of Leckie Boots for lumbermen, and a fair  selection of Ladies' Light Shoes���������������������������at assignee sale COST.  The POLSON MERCANTILE CO.  Limited  Postoffice block Enderb���������������������������  Announcement  The surveyor's plans of the new townsite of  GRINDROD are now ready for your inspection.  Call at my office on Maud street (barber-shop  block) and see them.  As an investment there is nothing better on  the market than GRINDROD town lots or  GRINDROD 10-acre blocks.  Lots from $35 to $150���������������������������nothing higher.   TheJbuyer^who^getsJn.. arlyJB Jjhe.man.who_  will win.   Choice of location is now yours.  This property is going to move rapidly when  our publicity campaign is properly started, and  these prices and conditions will not long maintain. You will be sorry then if you do not buy  now.  ���������������������������_ H. W. HARVEY, Sole Agent.  Enderby, B. C.  Classified   Ads  Under this head, 3c. word first insertion; lceach  ���������������������������ubsequent insertion.  PASTURE-Wanted: horses to pasture.  Apply, R. Waddell, Hazelmere ranch  FOR SALE���������������������������1 Bain farm wagon; also  1 set heavy trucks, 6-inch tires; both  in good condition. Also 1 Prairie  State incubator, 100-egg, and two  brooders same make for 100 chicks  each; $20 the three. R. Waddell,  Hazelmere ranch, Enderby.  MISS C. M. DAYKIN, Graduate Nurse  of the Vancouver General Hospital, is  prepared to make engagements for  nursing in medical, surgical and maternity work. For information re. engagements, apply to Miss C. M. Day-  kin, Armstrong, of care of Mrs. W.  T. Holtby, Enderby.  WANTED���������������������������A woman tailor apprentice  and assistant. W. Elson, Enderby,  B. C.  FOR SALE ��������������������������� Heavy horses, saddle  horses, young pigs, alfalfa seed.  Stepney Ranch, Enderby.  FOR SALE: CHEAP���������������������������One-horse tread  power complete; almost new. W.H.  Hutchison, Enderby.  Fred. H. Barnes  BUILDER &  CONTRACTOR  Plans and estimates  furnished  Dealer in Windows, Doors, Turnings and all factory work.  Rubberoid Roofiing, Screen  Doors and Windows. Glass cut  to any size.  I represent the S.-C. Smith Co.  of Vernon.      Enderby.

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