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 Enderby, B. C, July 15, 1909  AND      WALKER'S      WEEKLY  Vol. 2; No. 20; Whole No. 72  ��������������������������� _ ���������������������������ll������������������M  2_X_I  .XX  Z>CX-  ENDERBY NEWS BOILED DOWN-WHAT'S DOING ALONG THE SPALLUMCHEEN  XX-  _zx=c  ___  Harry Krebs is shaking hands  with his host of Enderby friends.  Mrs. Mohr is reported seriously  ill at her home  on  the Salmon  Arm road.  There will be no service in St.  George's church next Sunday  morning or evening, nor the Sunday following.  = ��������������������������� Dake and Belmont were taken  to Kamloops Wednesday after-,  noon, Provincial Constable Gardom accompanying them.  Mrs. S. Poison is endeavoring  to interest the ladies of Enderby  in the project of furnishing a  ward in Vernon's new hospital.  While the warm weather lasts  you will find daily at Walter Robinson's a fresh shipment of delicious Armstrong Creamery ice  cream.   Leave your order. -  ' J. ,S. Johnstone last week completed the cement-block walls of  the handsome home ��������������������������� being erected on the Lawes hill by Mr. A.  Sutcliffe and" the carpenters are  _ now at work oh the _ frame.  The Enderby and Armstrong  lawn tennis players met on the  Armstrong courts Wednesday.  Eight sets were played, four  mixed doubles and ��������������������������� four singles,  the score ending 6-2 in Armstrong's favor.  Word has been received in Salmon Arm that the exhibit sent to  the provincial exhibit at Calgary  had been awarded the. second  prize of $100 and a diploma. The  first prize was won by Nelson. ���������������������������  Salmon Arm Observer.  , A sidewalk on Russell street to.  Robt. Peel's home has added very  much to the attractiveness of  that street, and provides the con-1  venience to that property which |  ^it'has'merited^soiongr^MrrPeel  can now boast of the handsomest  grounds in town���������������������������but he doesn't.  James Beck, representing the  Royal Medicated Stock Food Co.,  of Vancouver was in town this  week, and put a supply of Dr.  Moody's celebrated remedies, in  the hands of J. W. Evans. An  ad for the company will -appear  in this paper next week. Watch  for it.  W. E. Banton and Miss M.  Lazenby were quietly married at  the home of the bride's parents,  Wednesday afternoon, Rev. Mr.  Gifford officiating. The popular  young couple left for Seattle by  the afternoon train, mid a storm  of rice, tooting whistles and a  shower of congratulations from  their friends.  When in Enderby at the trial  last week, Mr. C. J. Whiten,  Vernon's watchmaker and jeweller, made arrangements with Mr.  Reeves to have watches, clocks  ��������������������������� and jewelry which require repairing, left at the drug store.  Mr. Whiten will visit Enderby  every Wednesday to collect work  and deliver same. All repairs are  guaranteed twelve months/or  money will be refunded.  The Alabama Minstrels played  to a large and well pleased audience. The Standard Quartette  was one of the best ever hear-  here, while Chas. Jones, the  comedian, kept the audience in  an uproar all the time. Jack  McMahon made a great hit in his  solo ''Hey Donal." Mr. Williams  and-Albert Scottie are both high-  class, singers.���������������������������Revelstoke Observer.  To give a sensational touch to  the' fire article last week our reporter . told. of the. run against  time made by F. V. Moffet, with  the hose reel attached. Readers  knowing Mr. Moffet,  and recog  of our reporter, but we assure all, awarded in the flower and berry  that the report was absolutely  true. "Junior" should have  been added, that's all.  The receipts of the fete and  concert given by the Ladies'  Guild of St. George's church, last  Wednesday, amounted to $116.00.  The part played by the children,  in the children's dances, was  an-important one. ^ No feature  was  more thoroughly enjoyed.  nizing the quality and quantity Particularly pleasing was the  of avoirdupois brought into ac- singing and dancing of Winnie  tion, are questioning the veracity I Bell.   The following prizes were  show: Mrs. Porter,  1st for pot  plant, apd 10c article; Miss Jam-  ieson,  1st for wild flowers; Miss  Mowat)   1st   collection   garden  flowers; Mrs. Alden, 2nd garden  flowers; Mrs. Harvey,  1st sweet  peas;   Mr.   Reggie, '2nd sweet  ���������������������������peas; Mr., Huff man, 1st potatoes,  2nd red currants; Miss Rosoman,  1st layer cake, 2nd bread; Miss  Aldin, 2nd layer cake; Miss Ida  Robinson,   1st bread;  Miss  M.  Mowat, 1st newspaper hat; Mr.  C. Greyell, 1st model of church;  WALKER'S   WEEKLY  Published every Thundajr at Enderby, th* Gale-Way of the fomou* Okanagan, Land of lhe Bis Canadian Red Apple and the California <  Entered in the Poet Office at Enderby, B. C as second-class matter.  "In order to be poor in the Okanagan, you have to waste an awful lot of Time and Money."  H.      M.      WALKER  Advertising ratea on application.   Subscription, one year, $2; six months, $1  " A blue pencil mark here indicates that your subscription is pest due,  and the editor would like to retain your name on the roll of honor.  Address all communication's to- ��������������������������� THE WA_KER:PRESS,''E_derby.*B: C.  ���������������������������Pa says:'"Young men, ardent and full'of zeal, are always coming to the rescue of-God."  ���������������������������^^^"  <_:  FROM ONE MAN'S POINT OF VIE Wi  "���������������������������exc:  IN the study of psychology it has been  found necessary to divide the field of  . investigation for the purpose of the  more effective study of the mind  of. the adult, the. cfiild, and the abnormal individual, and the collective mind  of the crowd. The method of, psychology  is ultimately introspective, but it is intro-  -spection-carefully^pursued^andcorreeted-Dy  the standard of the scientific average.  In writing along psychological lines in  this department, it has been our aim, before stating a proposition, to go to the root  of it and then work to the surface. In  doing so we have frequently spent hours in  research and study to catch a thought by the  tail and lay it bare before you, only to see  it damned, kicked and flouted in as many  minutes by the superficial reader, who is  not prepared to follow a thought to its lair.  We never doubt the sincerity of the superficial reasoner, but we question his policy.  If all thought were made to conform to his  limited scope of vision and study, how pitiably short of the Divine life would soon become; how ensmalled man would be! But  let us thank God for the men and women  in all communities who recognize Truth in  any garb, and are big enough to look  an idea in the face without having an attack of the blind staggers.  In writing on the Sigel murder case two  weeks ago we made Borne psychological deductions which were taken in a superficial  sense by some, and the real thought back  of andv underlying the article was completely lost. Three good Methodists even  went so far as to take it as a personal in-  sult and came in and exercised their privilege of stopping their paper. One of them  has even gone farther than this and has, in  addition to stopping his paper, written a  communication condemning the editor in  the strongest terms, evidently with a view  of inducing others to stop their paper. The.  communication-referred to will be found in  another, column.;', ' " ��������������������������� ���������������������������';"*'.' ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������'"���������������������������"���������������������������".; -.��������������������������� ���������������������������?;.!..:; -'  The writer of this communication .shows  a more acute "moral sense" than hie does  good "horse sense,"for he has deliberately  picked up "a further insult" which was  never intended in any way possible to apply  to him or others.like him. We had no idea  this correspondent was .having a "brain  storm" until his spasm came to us oh paper. We hope our readers will, re-read the  editorial that has caused this reverend gentleman such a fit of indignation. Read in  the light in which it was written, it contains the essence of what this correspondent  froths at the mouth about, ���������������������������evils which he  himself admits in almost every detail.  -The-editor-is=not-inanerimmunerimpious  or implacable; nor is he infallible. He can,  and no doubt does, do- wrong. But the  case at point he is prepared to submit  without argument. When the article  superficially condemned is answered from  the psychological plane on which it was  written, with local pique, silly pride and  unreasonable religious reference left out;  he will be heard. But what can be said to  a man who meanly picks up a two-line  reference to the Dake-Belmont affair, and  endeavors to use it to cast reflection upon  the sincerity and honesty of purpose of the  editor? The only "brain-storm" Enderby  knows anything about of late is the one  that swept the young men mentioned off  their feet. If anybody knows of another  "brain storm" brewing, he should inform  the police before it breaks.  Mr. Gibbs, 1st strawberries; 1st -    ���������������������������  peas, 1st raspberries; Mrs. Blan-  chard, 2nd peas; Mrs. H. Greyell  1st black-caps; Mrs. Lawes, 2nd ' '  strawberries,  1st red currants;  1st black currants; 'Mrs.Pound,    .  2nd, potatoes.-  The Enderby -.Brick & Tile .Co.; ���������������������������    ^  this week received.orders for up-.  wards of a quarter of a million  bricks: 100,COO for the Armstrong ���������������������������  high school; 100,000 for .tlie Rev-     '  elstoke hospital;  40,000 for the    -  Molson's bank, Vernon, and three  carload for the Monday- Lumber  Co., Three Valley.     The C. P. R; -.; -  has finally reduced,the ; ..eight.,  rate to a point where  the local.,  yard can get business. . >Y"  . A. Fulton is now ready to receive his hardware friends in his  new store corner.   His fire sale     '  is already a. winner.. iBa_g.in_.f---  hunters know what- Andy.'.means  v/hen he has a slaughter sale. "  The death of Sir'Charles Step-"..'., -'  ney occurred last,.week, at oiie of .*"*.,.  his ranches.Jn<Ariz6ha.;.i-:L .. /��������������������������� '_-= _,\-  Orangemen may;welifeel proud* \ . Y --  of the Vernon celebration."' ' v . -./\v    .  W. T. Holtby is -offering^ biff.1--. -��������������������������� "  bargains in furniture for July.  ;.        ,,  We'll Get the Band Out',; ' . '_  A letter from Princeton says:  "Well old boy; will you please announce in your locals that I. "will   '        #--1  be in Enderby.to open up business ���������������������������,.  again.on August the first or there  abouts.   Enderby is g;ood enough  for me; one does not appreciate"    \  Enderby until you leave it for a   , "  while.          F. Pyman.  A meeting of the Northern' '  Okanagan Poultry Association'.. ,  will be held in Dr. Keith's. office   .  on Saturday, July .18. _All, mem-������������������-^.   bers please attend.  Watch  repairs  accurately - done  Vernon's jeweler.  promptly and  at   Whiten's,  Notice to Creditors  _r  ONEY was never spent to better advantage than that, which is going into street work under the Peel public  improvement by-law. The grading of the  streets, and the laying of uniform sidewalks throughout the > town, has already  added greatly to its street appearance.  It is to be hoped that the money will hold  out to enable the street committee to do  all they have laid out to accomplish. The  cutting of noxious weeds along the streets  is also highly commented upon. It sets the  pace for the owners of property to follow.  Pursuant to the "Creditors Trust Deeds Act 1901"  and Amending Acta.  TyTOTICE ia hereby given that thn Enderby Fruit  x^ & Produce Association Limited, of the City  of Enderby, in the Province ot* British Columbia,  Commission Agents, has by deed dated the 22nd  day of June, 1909, assigned all its personal estate,  credits and effects, which may be seized and sold  under execution, end all its real estate, to George  Richard Lawes, Esq., of thn City of Enderby  aforesaid, for the benefit of its creditors. The  assignment was executed on tho 22nd day of June,  1909.  A moetinz of the creditors of thc said Enderby  Fruit & Produce Association Limited, will be held  at the office of W. E, Banton, Solicitor for the said  Assignee, in the City of Enderby, B. C, on the  Srd day or' July, 1909, at the hour of 2.00 o'clock in  the afternoon,  All persons haying- claims against the said Endorby Fruit _ Produco Association Limited, are  required to forward particulars of same, duly verified, to the said George liichard Lawes, Enderby,  B. C., on or before the said Srd day of July, 1909.  And notice is hereby given that, after the 24th  day of July, 1909, the naid assignee will proceed to  distribute the proceeds of the estate, having regard only to the claims of which hc shall then have  received notice, and that he will not be responsible  for the estate, or any part thereof so distributed,  to any person or persons of whose debt or claim he;  shall not then have received notice.  Dated this 2Srd day of June, 1909. ���������������������������  W. E. BANTON,  Solicitor for the Assignee.  Notice  In the matter of the Land Registry Act and in  the matter of the title to Lots 11 and 4, Block 7,  Maps 211a, City of Enderby.  WHEREAS, the certificate of title of James E.  .Gray, being certificate No. 12900a to the  above hereditaments has been lost or destroyed  and application has been made to me for a duplicate thereof.  NOTICE ie hereby given that a duplicate certificate of title to the above hereditaments will be  issued at the expiration of thirty days from the  date of the first publication hereof, unless in the  meantime valid objection to the contrary is made  to m������������������ in writing.  W. H. EDMONDS. District Registrar  Land Registry Oflicc, Kamloops, B.C., June 9th,  1909. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKjl_y.  v3 ILS������������������  At the ������������������������������������������������������head of all singers���������������������������in point  ���������������������������tfl Sees���������������������������stands   the   marvelous     Patli,  wri.h her'douceur of  .3,500 an evening,  . ������������������_kh works out, at about $200 a 1111:1-  iti.     There is, of coar.se, a great difference between such a phenomenal fee  u. this and the high fee., of other per-  r.y.ra<;iv.    Caruso comes next with $2,-  51*9 each time he sings.    Alclba's fee is  twin ibnly  $1,7-jO  an  evening, ���������������������������which, is  ���������������������������*-!���������������������������__ch* appr.'.'.lied   by   the    new star,  -fct razzini.  Amongst musicians Padcrcwski easily  :Uv.cs the lead. Compare his fee of  5-.->0t) io the modest $2;. which easily  Itmjilcd Mozart! Kubelik receives $000  .or playing a couple of pieces on his  ratlin.  J. U it is in the,,domain of vaudeville  ���������������������������.I the music hull���������������������������that prices and  3HT7.1- have advanced so enormously.  '. r'urialdi was the most suecssful droll  ������������������? his day���������������������������a century ago���������������������������and he  w.i_ild have been quite content to have  ir_ceiv_- a tillie of that paid to the  successful London comedian of 1900.  _fc seems almost incredilable tliat any  manager could venture to pay any single performer jj.,000 a week and not go  iis_ t bankruptcy. Yet such is thc princely salary received by Mi". Harry Lauder.  Jl is more than twice what thc late  .i_n Leno ever earned and his salary  ���������������������������*���������������������������������������������.���������������������������_ accounted prodigious. Miss Marie  1_ .yd delights her audiences to the tunc  . f $1__. ) a week; while Miss Loftus has  Ior a "period commanded even more.  0'i the popularity of "Little Ticii"���������������������������-a  Caution favorite���������������������������his salary of $2,500 a  isx.". is eloquent: while Miss Maud Al-  ;_������������������"_ success as a dancer probably made  .. vr the best paid exponent of thc Tcrp-  -k. or_an art since the world (at least  ..h_ world of the theatre) began.  A'.) efficient actor received in 1035 as  "large a regular salary as $000, of which  .���������������������������/mi $7,200 is the modern equivalent.  T .c lowest known valuation set an act-  a... wages at 75 cents a day, or in mod-  . ra money about $1,800 a year. Shakespeare's emoluments as an actor before  __$. are .ot likely to have fallen below  .-J.W) in our money;   while the remun  eration due to performances at court or  iu noblemen's houses, if the accounts, of  '150-1- be accepted as the basis of reckoning, added some $000.  Actresses did not appear until about  Ki(i2, female parts being previously taken by boys. Amongst the very earliest  were Mi.tress Xcll Gwyn, of.the King's  playhouse, and _\listress Knip. Both  from having been "orange girls," earning  a precarious existence about the theatre,-were raised,to the affluence of $5  a performance���������������������������about $20 in present  value.  15y the time we reach David Garrid.  the emoluments received by the successful actor had steadily increased.  Curricle himself could command $250 a  week before he went into manageemnt,  besides a benefit which would bring in  virtually all ihat the house was worth  ���������������������������from $2,000 to_ $.'3,500 for the night.  Aitcr he went into management his  earnings were enormous, and he died  leaving, at a low computation, over  $500,000.  Miss  Farren's ��������������������������� engagement  cost    the  management at the height of her career  $250 a week, whicli was what Mrs. Sid-  dons also consented to receive from Covent  Garden  Theatre  at one period  of  her fame.   But this was far below what  she could and did demand elsewhere and  in the Provinces; and in her biography  wc read that on tour $150 nightly was  the sum cheerfully  paid for  the  great  actress' services.   It must be remembered that the value of money in the days  of   tho   three   players   just  mentioned  was double what it is at present, that  is, $250 then corresponded to $500 now.  Great  as   the   sum   then   seemed,   it  soon became common. $250 a night being paid to Kcan, Mac-ready, and even  Fechter;  but it  is. of course, dwarfed  into   insignificance   by  the  emoluments  received  from  thc American  public  by  such artistes as Bernhardt. Coquelin and  Irving.    Bernhardt was   paid   $1,000  a  night, which seems to have struck the  Parisians dumb with astonishment.    It  is difficult to apportion Sir Henry Irv-  ing's receipts apart from Miss Terry's.  But  they  undoubtedly  were  valued us  as $000 a night ou tour.  jewellery their taste runs rather toward  the gaudy and ornate; rings with large  diamonds and rubies, emeralds aud sap-  hires; earrings of weight and value but  little   artistic   beauty;   little   caps   for  the   head,   thickly   covered   with   gems.  Their native dresses too arc  frequently  stiff with embroidery of precious stones.  Cigarette cases    and  holders,      jewel  boxes, sweet boxes, hand glasses, brushes and  combs,   all  iu  massive  gold  or  silver, roughly finished and poorly chased, but set with stones of great beauty  and  value,'" are  also  deemed  necessary.  I     The 1110..    serious action of the civil  list, is, however, seen in the injury that  it has caused not only to private individuals but to the country.  Fifteen years  ago men were sent around Turkey in order to hunt  up desirable plots of land  and to find excuses for causing them to  be forfeited  by lhe law of thc country  and then taken  possession of on behalf  of the Sultan.  The British' Embassy,    and   probably  every other embassy, has had during the  last twenty years many- cases   before it  of  claims   that  have   been   made  upon  thc property in thc country    belonging  to     British   subjects.     Diplomatic    influence   after   considerable   trouble   usually sufficed  to defend  the possession  of these lands, but the v .-ctdied Turkish  subject who  could  bring      110 such influence to bear had to succumb. On the  part of the civil list it was a game    of  might is right, and it was because the  country generally was dissatisfied with  the attempts that were made upon private property that the civil list became  distinctly unpopular.   . ������������������ ������������������   THE  ADVANCE  OF  YEARS,  Which   Happily  People   Fall  to  Realize, Says Mr. Flickerton.  ���������������������������"Isn't it curious,'' said "Mr. l.ickerion.  QOCOCKX)OCCOCXX)OOOOOOOOOp\  Oocx^cxxxdcxdcxxoooooocoooO  (By Stuart B. Stone.)  WI icn the patient, long-suffering  teacher announced recess, the mountain  'children scampered out upon the playground and fell to at their noisy games.  There were taps ami marbles, but the  greatest interest hung about the twirling tops. Elsie Latham, the slim, dark,  solemn, elf-child, had the bvightest top  and lost it. Sammy Grant, who was  fair, blue-eyed and curly-headed, found  _.the gaudy .toy and restored it to Klsie,  while the girl was still weeping for the  bauble. Elsie's big brother, Tom, thinking Sammy had caused the tears, struck  the lad. Then a still larger Grant struck  GAME BIRD  FARivi.  State Appropriates Money to Establish It In Chenango County.  Forest, Fish and Game Commissioner  James S. Whipple has been instrumental  in getting an appropriation to establish  a farm for game bird propagation. After  considering various desirable ..places in  the State it has been decided to locate  the farm in Chenango county, southeast  of liticn. That is the most central point  and shipping facilities iu every direction  are   most   excellent.  About 1-IS acres of hind is 1 .quired to  begin with, the larger portion to be  fenced. Five or six coops will be constructed I'or breeding placed and sections  of the farm divided into separate compartments. Hungarian partridge. Knglish  pheasants and quail principally will lie  propagated. The Knglish pheasants are  great egg producers, laying from ninety  how we set lost about the age of  high  SULTAN'S HOUSEHOLD.  .xiravagance Prevailing in the Turk������������������  ish   Harem.  ^Constantinople     Correspondence     London Standary.)  Kn department of the State has been  Tatter of abuses than that of the civil  ._i. By thc term itself is meant the de-  ;������������������/_. meal of thc Sovereign and of cev-  ___u other members of the Imperial  .snail y.  /{having the   last thirty years this de-  ;<���������������������������_...*_ _it in the interest of   the   Sultan  and the palace camarilla has been active-  .y ���������������������������rngaged in sweeping into its net   re-  rennes from    every   source    whence    it  1-i.ild    .teal    them.    Within    the first  ������������������uKith after the   revolution of July last  ~\i ksk announced that the Sultan   had  ���������������������������������������������������������������._.. ottaly ceded to the State    revenue.  awnwi tiling  to  ..400,000.       (Turkish)    ������������������  3*av.   This sounded very well to   those  *",_������������������ did not know thc country, but   ou  w ..ligation  it  was proved  that      thc  .ii*.-* and other sources which produced  iK- annual Tcvenue had been improperly  S_J.;������������������ ixom the country, the palace hav-  _?><��������������������������� _o right whatever to the income iu  que _iioii.  Aur one who has vUitcd a     Turkish  __ p___ce_.o r _ey_en the    residence    of    ���������������������������  .filthy   pasha, must have been   struct"  'ivy lhe enormous number of idle persons.  .ioutVjs abound. It is unnecessary to  *3(_. . of imperial pipeholders, imperial  liifiit carriers, imperial cigarette .box  (he..fcT., but when such office holder*,  ���������������������������ore-tire., provided with an "assistant"  .7. d a long tail of attendants, and such  -s'mecuri's are multiplied several times  or. j- the total coit amounts to a huge  ���������������������������Vigfire.  The imperial kitchens, for instanc _r  -JMiipioy some 210 cooks and oliO scullion*.  Trri .. a clay they prepared about ..000  Jaw., or trays, each carrying a dozen  i*i/i.nes. Three hiii d.vd attendants,  _<..--._g (ho lr;:_'.- <"> . .'.fir Ik .ii!_, dis-  i!ri.irtc    them    tI.i .n.g'.nmt    the palace;  some of the Sultan's apartments to tlie  harem, to the "mabicu" (the part of the  palace containing the offices and where  the Sultan carries on the business of the  State), and to a host of shieks, sheriffs j  and notables j  During thc month of Bauiazan poor  people collect in thousands toward sunset and can-count on obtaining ''iftar,"  the evening meal when good Mohammedans break the fast for the day, taking their first food, water and cigarette  since dawn . Thc waste, extravagance  and peculation are beyond description.  A French cook at the palace is said to  have asked for a little beef to prepare  sonic dish for the Sultan. An ox wah  brought. On his protesting that he  only wanted a little lie was answered  with a grin that what he did-not require could easily be given away.  The Sultan's stables are another pretty extravagance ��������������������������� hundreds of horses,  with an aimy of coachmen, grooms and  attendants, all living on the fat of the  land, and some of them enjoying salaries that might tempt a bank director.  The aviaries form another costly hobbv.  Birds collected all over the world fill  cages and enclosures without number,  and another huge staff of servants ha*  the care of them; but of course the  harem heads the list of heavy item**.  By. harem must be understood not  Tynty^tluf^Siiltiff. ;r=w-iVes^ut=all���������������������������sistcif*  daughters and relatives, with an <><M  thousand or so of .women attendants  and "servants who by one pretext or Another have succeeded in attaching themselves to Die palace. The ladies of th.  palace"; keep very high state. Beside  their negro attendants they keep uu .  court, with their ladies of this and mistresses of that, as full and complicate  as their lord the Sultan's. In dress and  jewelery-the dailies ���������������������������of-l.-he-luirehugralify  extravagant tastes on which no c.u'-b  is placed so long as money cau bo obtained by hook or crook.  Their indoor dress has been of Ut.������������������.  years generally European, and Paris supplies many a smart gown for them. Iu  people, and parliculaily of people whose age  w_ might well be supposed to know.  "Wc hear, for instance, of the death of  Walkin-sliaw. aged (i-1, and we say to ourselves. "Goodness, you don't mean to tell  nie that Walkinsh'aw was (>_!' Wc may  have known hini intimately and haw  seen hini daily for forty years, since lie  was 21: and if anybody ought to liave  known his age, we ought.  "As a matter of fact it is those very  people whom we do see constantly whose  ages wc fail to realise; for the reason  that ago, so far as its outward signs are  concerned, steal.-. ._; tl.em gradually.  "If we see a "man only at intervals of  ten or twenty years, why. then the  changes iu hini may be so apparent that  we cannot fail to note them: but iu the  man we see from day to day we see. no  change at all; there is no sinking sign  to make us realize that, he is growing-  older, and so we are likely to carry him  forward in our minds as of the age at  which we first knew hini. Jt is then  that he makes his first strong, clear impression on us; and that impression we  are likely to hold for many years and  against many changes.  ''[ know L do this commonly. [  . irry  nicn  forward as of the a. .e at which  I  SAMMY GIIAXT FOUND TIIE GAUDY  TOY AND lUiSTOKED JT TO KLSIE.  thev  Hi*  alwav . seem so  first  knew   ilieiu:  to me. Then something happens that  brings up the question of age. and unfriend rinyi to me that he's "1., and f  say, "What! ~u'!' i.eally it is a great  surprise to me. and L iind it haul to  realize it.  "'T can scarcely believe it even though  I have known hiiu for thirty years and  when I. first knew him he was '17. lie  may be now but little or he may be  greatly changed, but however that may  be 1 ].������������������'/- never realized il any more  than I have the lapse of lime passing  day by day.  "Happily this is true also as fo ourselves. We don't realize our own ad valuing yeai>. Kven though wu look in a  mirror now and then we see 110 sign* of  ago. or none to amount to anything. We  may be _>rny as badgers to other people.  bj.'j our hair doesn't look that way to u .  We may !>������������������ growi .:"_" "po". iti"V .ly^'n _i"tlyr  but over that we smile. At heart we are  still young.  "Providence  has  manv  kind  u  w:n  New York Sun.  hor=e  York.  Novel  Street Cars.  With a view to supplanting the  cars of cro-j^-town lines in New  th . receiver of the Third Avenue Kail-  road is experimenting with two cars,  one au electric storage buttery e.ir u>-  in_c the new Kdison storage battery, and  the other a gasoline-electric car in  which a gasoline engine is employed to  operate a dynamo that furni ,ies current to motor* on the car ..xle .  back���������������������������and the Latham-Grant feud was  ou, a thing grim and fearful. And that  night J_lsie Latham, who was given overmuch to tears, cried her little heart out,  for she feared that harm would come to  young Sammy.  Jn a month the feud had accounted  for two���������������������������Ji-lsie's long, lanky brother, Si-  iv.on, and Sammy's sullen father, Jonas  Grant. And Mr. Sammy wrote this note  to Elsie J_atham. so that there might  be no more misunderstanding on his account:  "Deer Elsie: "Mc and you aint in cimy  fude are we I-.lsie. I lov������������������ you like sixty  your   true   hart. 'SAMMY."  Elsie splotched the pencil" scrawl terribly with her bitter-sweet tears.  At the end of the month two more green  mounds showed in the tangle-grown  >'<_w Harmony cemetery; at the end of  a year two more were dug amid the  briars and the eternal creepers. Then  the blood-feud lagged for a while, and  Elsie and Sammy, when the older guardians were not looking, hold sweet communion at: recess, e.whanging gingerbread and parched corn, while the heedless others babbled and capered about  thc playground.  J.ut one of lhe house of Grant, riding  home in thc dusk and hilarious from  too much of the white, hot moonshine  from Moccasin Bend, yelled defiance as  he passed the cabin home of thc Lathams, and reeled in his saddle when the  revenging bullet came. This started the  thing afresh, and in six years a dozen  men had gone to their account. Then  they sent Elsie away to tiie mission  boarding school at thc edge of thc hill  country, and Sammy wrote her long,  impassioned letters, and, having become  to a hundred eggs each season. Kggs will  be  hatched  under common   hens.  I!irds_will Ih. distributed when a.bout  three weeks old ,or when they arc believed to be able to take <_ire of themselves. Cii-tuTd is the principal food of  the young birds when fir.t hatched.-  hence several cows- will f_ kept on the  I'm in. . The C.uir.ui-.sioncr expects to  lave the farm- establi-lied a.nd stock--.!  this season and be able to. diatrilu.'^  u-.-xt year.  The farm will open with a.bout 500'  pairs of birds and several hundred do_eu  egg-. .Eggs will be furnished' those- who  will hatch them on their own- premise.-,  and distribute the birds locally. Game  bird breeding is not experimental.-, it is  now being carried on successfully in  Illinois and other States and by "individuals. A manager has been engaged  by Commissioner Whipple who was eon- ���������������������������  nec-ted four or five years with the Illinois game bird farm and deinonslra-ted  his abilitv to conduct the work successfully.  _��������������������������������������������� >        Shoo  Fly.  The Merchants As&ocintion of New  York has published an indictment  against the common housefly. The  object of the pamphlet is to help educate the public to a knowledge of  the dangers of the fly plague, as it  is called, and the means for putting  nn end to it. This publication is ;\  sign that ideas of cleaner living are  gaining ground among the people. Insect life as a rule is poisonous. Poisonous because insects of every sort  and, especially, the flying ones, carry  atoms of poison of ihe worst character as they travel about.  The service performed by tho Merchants' Associatior in this case i.s ,  an e.vc-llent one, because it cites so  many verified instances of the different means which have been found  good in wp-fare against flies. The  first, thing necessary to be taught, beginning with the children, is the absolute danger that attends the toleration of the fly plague. When that is  once thoroughly understood there will  be a steady betterment of conditions  and a more intelligent method applied to rid homes' of that whicli is  really cue of tho most dangerous of  pesU.  . ������������������-*_.   The   Little   Green   Trail.  Oh, the  little  green  trail  through  the  valley,  I.--, calling me on and away,  Away  from  the  hot,  tired city,  At the close of a hard, weary day;  On and away toward the mountain,  Over the hills to a dale.  Where water from nature's own fountain  Cools   the   moss   on   the   little   green  trail.  or Hiaturer years, joined in the great  TI -slugn orciaii5." JJfa^Elsitntirtlnrnns--  .ion school learned that these thing,  should not be. and wrote home to that  effect. The Lathams laughed at the letters and fought all the harder���������������������������thu  Grant gang could not lick them.  And J.lsie. learned Latin, Greek", a little French and a smattering of iuu������������������ic  and returned iu time to ihe hills, a  beautiful, budding woman, with strange  ideas of peace and amiiy in her head.  - When the train pulled, iu at the station in I lie Moccasin Valley, what wa*  left of the Latham faction was. there to  greet Elsie; :il_o the remnants of the  Grant, were on hand because the Latham- were present, ami it wa- a good  time for trouble. Sammy, in the background, saw the radiant glory of KUie.  j and realized  his own miserable  lack of  I charm.  The Latham- came forward, guns in  mud, to greet Kin it. and the Grant .  aking "-belter behind barrels and boxe-,  et loo.-e a volley of aimless defiance.  Niinmy Grant wished that he was dead.  Ihit Kl������������������h. tripped straight, up to Sammy and. before the. astonished clansmen  could interfere, they wei . treated to  the spectacle of a Latham girl hugging  and kissing a youth of the Grants, who  did his best at returning the favors.  Oh, the little green trail through    the  valley,  Where fairies and goblins dwell,  And dreamers worship in silence.  To  the  sound of  an  Angelus  bell;  .Vt^t-wiligh.-to<.ist-Uo--t_e=sing_igf_=.  Of a soft-throated thrush in the vale,  While calm,  gentle zephyrs are  bringing  Sweet peace lo   the little green trail.  Oh,  the  little green  trail  through  the  valley,  That leads to thc land of    Forget,  Where   day-dreams   come   true     to     a  dreamer.,  . And there's no such thing as regret;  To  live  and  to. Pi iid  iifc worth   living,  Yea. succeed and never to fail.  For love is the prize they are giving  At the end of the little green trail.  ��������������������������� Percy   W.   Jt'eynolds  in  the  May  Bohemian.  '.annuv.   on.  inmiv! "   cried  Z_igl-!__r5Wafga3M������������������Bgg"asaiRa_^ "'1���������������������������1111111111���������������������������  ���������������������������THE  WRIGHT  BROTHEKS  AND  THEIR   SISTER   KATHERINE,   ON   THEIR  FROM   THEIR   AIRSHIP   TRIMPHS   IN   EUROPE.   ORVI  LLE  ARRIVAL   AT    NEW  IS ON  THE  RIGHT.  YORK  Elsie  Lai: ha ni, "lei's get married aud settle  this terrible feud. I know you Un:'dying  to. but would never dare ��������������������������� to ask me  now. and I can't wait on a proposal  while the old cemetery fills up."  ���������������������������All right,'-' assented Sammy Grant,  with startled eagerness. ''"We started it  ���������������������������let's end it."  And the hillmcn. creeping cautiously  forward, finally mingled in nervous,  awkward reunion. So that the Latham-  Grniu feud went out as it began, with, a  girl's impassioned weeping. .   __������������������~^~. -  Another  Undesirable.  The hour for the inauguration approached.  Old Boreas stormed and raged  through the streets of the capital city.  "I am speeding the parting guest!"  hc howled  AI'.SKXCK OK MIND.  The celebrated Dr. Erskine was re-  marl .ib.i: for his absence of mind. In  the course of his wanderings one day  iu the link-; of Edinburgh, lie .stumbled  ugaii_.-l a cow. With his usual polite-  lie--, he took off his hat, made a low  bow and a thuu.aud apologies, and then  walked on. A friend, who witnessed  what had happened, accosted him, and  inquired why he had taken off his hat;  "Ji_ replied that be had accidentally  jostled a stranger, and was apologizing  for his rudeness. His amazement may  be conceived when lie was informed that  he had been offering his excuse., to a  cow! On another occasion he met hi-  wii'e. in the meadows. She stopped, and  he. "lid so too; he bowed, hoped she was  well, and bowed again, and went on his  way. Upon ids return home, 'Mrs. Ers-  l-inf. asked him where he had been; lie  answered in the meadows, and that he  hud met a lady, but he could not for  the world imagine who she was.  -  ". " ������������������''.', ���������������������������  WITH REASONABLE "LIMITATIONS.  Constituent���������������������������Senator, I should like a  straight answer to one question. Do you  believe  in  taxing  inheritances?"  Eminent Statesman���������������������������To some extent,  my dear sir, I do. For example. I inherit  a tendency to gout from niy ancestors.  .1 am more than willing to see that inheritance  taxed clenr out of existence,  I  ''' L  n  ������������������  81 ?HE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S weekly.  11  I Id His Own Way j  (By J. Louis Engda hi.)  An u nhappiness, deep, irritating  and  discouraging,   pervaded him.  Vet she was with him, just on thc  other side of the table. She was  pouting just n little because of the  willful fur that persisted in slipping  from lu:r right shoulder. She caught  his gaze, the pout turned to a smile,  and tl.cn thc waiter camo hurrying  up.  Goo. Adams, at, odds with thc world,  wrote the order very carefully and  correctly, the slip was torn from the  many others on thc pad, and then  they were alone again, tho man still  very discontented, while the piquant,  delightful specimen of approaching  womanhood  opposite  to  hini  became  The   fountain   pen   was   now   moving  across th-.  paper.  interested for the moment in several  new arrivals. They had the choice  nook of the cafe. Shielded by the  big palms they could, see, but yet  not be seen.  Jn thc same moment tliat she gazed  thc man became aware of what he  held in his hand. It was a fountain  pen. seemingly tho symbol of his  work, for he was just one of the vast  army of the business world's everyday bookkeepers. He had taken it  out to writ, the order for their little  supper. Almost angrily he jammed  it back into his pocket and then his  mind returned to the theatre and to  thc play that they had, just seen together, and to the hero therein, and  the beauty romance nnd splendor of  it all, and that was thc cause of his  present mood. She had like it so  much, grown almost over-enthusiastic,  hc thought. It would give her false  ideas of what to expect. That was it!  Sho would expect the romance of the  play to bo her own romance. That  was   impossible.  Carried away by the irritation of  1 _is mind, hc noticed thc tab that was  still lying on the table, held it carelessly for a moment, .then instinctively reached i'or his fountain pen. Back  at business college they had awarded  him several prizes for penmanship,  and hc could write if hc couldn't talk.  And thi? was the evening during  which he had decided to ask her the  big   question  that was  troubling  the  very soul of mm!  Tlie fountain pen was now moving  hesitatingly across the blank paper,  ultimately framing beautiful doves  and birds and drawing lines possessing true curves. Then the hand began to move faster and faster. He  looked up for an instant and she was  silently watching hini. But lids hand  never wavered. Two, three or four  years ago, was it, since he had last  done this. It mattered not. It  seemed but as yesterday. And then  it was all done, all except that central vacant space, mere was a place  there to write something.  "Joy or sorrow J am by thy side."  hc remembered the words distinctly  from thc play.. They had made a  great impression upon him and hc  wrote them .without a falter.  Tho slip was torn hastily from the  others, slipped gently across to her,  and then hc was writing again, faster, more enthusiastically, more beautifully than ever. The passion of his  entire   being  was   behind   it  all.  "It is never cold beneath thy  smile." He had remembered that  also, and hc made it 'his own mes-  srige and it reached her the same as  tho first, but hc dared not look up  to see what effect it was having.  For the third time he was filling  ... piece of paper with thc objects of  Iiis imagination, inspired with the  substance oi all his dreams. This  was to be tho last, he decided, and  the words were to be his truly own.  The soft, cadent. ravishing music of  the orchestra nerved him i_i.  "I love you," he wrote, forgetting  that the words were noo new, but indeed more ancient than all of the  others.  The pen dropped to the table, and  with both arms outstretched lie lifted the diminutive piece of paper towards her. Her two hands met both  of his for she knew instinctively what  it all meant, and she was kindly  above  all  other  traits.,  "Same hero, George," sha assured  him, very bluntly but none the less  tenderly  and earnestly.  He suddenly wondered how he  could ever have doubted her in the  least.   ���������������������������������������������*-.   ECZEMA CURE A MIRACLE?  -NO, JUST SOUND SCIENCE  OF G 0LI  During Change of Life,  says Mrs. Chas. Barclay  Granileville, Vt. ��������������������������� "I was passing  through theC hangeof Life aud stiff-red  from nervousness  andotherannoying  ..symptoms, and 1  '.]can truly yay that  LydiaE.rinkham's  "Vegetable Compound has proved  worth mountains  of gold to me, as it  restored my health  and strength. I  never forget to tell  my friends what  LydiaE.I-iilcham's  Vegetable Compound has done for me  during this trying period. Complete  restoration to health means so much  to me that for the sake of other suffering women I am willing to make my  trouble public so you may publish  this letter."���������������������������Mrs. Chas. Uabclay,  ]M .D.,Graiiiteville, Vt.  a.0 other medicine for woman's ills  lias received such wide-spread and unqualified endorsement* _. o other medicine we know of has such a record  of cures of female ills as has Lydia E.  Pinkham's Vegetable Compound.  For more than 30 years it has been  curing female complaints such as  inflammation, ulceration, local weaknesses, libroid tumors, irregularities,  periodic pains, backache, indigestion  and nervous, prostration, and it is  unequalled for carrying women safely  through the period of change of life.  It costs but little to try .Lydia E.  Pinkham's Vegetable Compound, and,  as_lrs.Iiarclaysays.itis "worth mountains of gold " to suffering women.  Physicians now admit the superior  value of simple medicines for all diseases.  For eczema and other skin diseases  certainly nothing in the world could be  simpler than oil of wintergreen, carefully combined with such well-known  healing and antiseptic substances as  thymol, glycerine, etc., as in the D. D.  D. Prescription. The use of this simple  remedy, though, accomplishes results  that Iook like miracles. Cases of eczema  of ten, twenty and even thirty years'  standing have been completely cured in  a  few weeks.  Head the experience of Mrs. John Sander.-., of-Griswold, Manitoba:  "When I sent for six bottles of J_ D. J..  I had one of thc worst cases of Eczema  in my legs. I only used two bottles  when they .ere clear of Eczema. Thc  four bottles I nave lcrt will keep @for  hives and insect bites. It is a useful  remedy to have in the house at all  times. Wishing vou all success with  1. D. D."  For free sample bottle, write to The  D. p. D. Laboratory, Department D, 23  Jordan street, Toronto.  For sale by all druggists.  . ������������������������������������  TJIJ.  C1LAI.GE OF DARGAI GAP.  Bull dogs, bark!   Bid your courage fail?  ^Ihi 11-11 og-yHi a rk-.'^Di d=yo _r=-"gl or y^p,. 1 eT  What of the slander that says "Decayed!"  And "gone to thc dogs since the Light  lirigade!"  For tho blood and thc bone that humbled Xap?  Twas there again, bovs. in the Dargai  Gap!  .Did ye  hear  the   swish   of   tho   firing  shot?  The roll of the drum and thc rattle-pot?  Th<> music that rose clear o'er the yell  And thrilled thro' the ranks and stirred  up hell?  Conic  Highland laddie���������������������������head    up���������������������������step  forth!  A crown of glorynCock of thc Xorth!  Vou Cock of the Xorth, aye, pipe away!  With both stumps gone and vou won  the day!  Vou may lean your back against comrades now,  They'll moisten your lips and they'll  kiss your brow!  For Ihey fought like men, and a man  may weep  When he lays a man to Iiis last long  sleep.  Hull dogs who sleep on the Darg.-il.idgc,  Fall   in!   Quick   march!   and   over   the  bridge!  'J'he Piper's ahead and the same old air  To   pipe  you   to   heaven   and   veterans  there!  And  you'll  tell   the  bullies   who   humbled Xaps  The glorious story of Dargai Gap!  ���������������������������Richard Mansfield.  One More Chance.  One day thc office boy we it '. -. the  editor of "The Soaring V.a .io'' ,\rd  s.-iid:  "There's a tramp at the d ior. an] le  f-iys he has had nothing to -..it for s-iv  days."  "Fetch him in,'' said thc edit)". "If we  can find how he docs it wc can run t'l-ir.  paper   for  another    week."���������������������������l!hi.._ited  Jlits.   ������������������__+   A girl shouldn't feel  uppish just bo-  cau&e _iis in made up.  CORNS cured  T_ ,     ,      **** 'N 24 HOURS  lou can painlessly remove any corn, eitl.ci  nar_, soft or bleeding, by applying Putnam's  Lorn Extractor. It never .urns, leaves no soar,  contains no acids; is harmless because composed  only of healing gums and balms. Fiftv years in  use. Cure guaranteed. Sold by all druggists  25c. bottles.  Refuse substitutes.  PUTNAM'S   PAINLESS  -CORN EXTRACTOR  AMONG at _������������������  ������������������ THE JEWS  Under the new educational act, the  Jewish schools in Bulgaria will rcccivo  Government aid on the-same fooling as  Uic rest of thc people.  A decrease of -loo members during the  last year in the .Independent Order ni  Free Sons of Judah. was reported by  Grand Master Isaac Grossman, at the  annual convention of the order. Thc  total mcmhei-hiri of the order on Jan. J.  1! UH>, was 'J.f...1  Thc announcement i.s made of tw:i  gifts to the -Jewish Foster Home and  Orphan Asyium or' Philadelphia by Leo  Loch. J . ..-.ideiit of iho institution, and  Benjamin W. Loeb.. his son. The former has given $.5.(.00 and the. latter $1,-  000 for the. establishing of a fund for  the education of Foster Home boys.  A ruling has been had in Xcw York  to th_ .fleet that a rabbinical dlvoi ..'.  obtained in Kussia. when both parties to  it were in that country, will be considered valid in thc L'nitcd Stales, and that  it can be proved by witnesses, and not  necessarily by the production of thc bill  of divorce.  The Rev. Dr. H. 1 \ Monies has issued  an appeal.to the Jews of Xcw York for  the sum of thirty thousand dollars, to  pay off the indebtedness on the Institution for lh_ Improved Instruction of  Deaf .Mutes, so that the administration  of it may he Jewish.  Signor J. dovico Mortara. advocale-  goneral at" the Court of Cassation in  Home, has been promoted to procareur-  {K'Hcnii at the Court of Cassation in J'ai-  eriiio,  At the recent annual meeting of Touro  Infirmary of Xcw Orleans, a deficit of  .'320.000 for thc year was reported. The  hospital is the "finest in Xcw Orleans,  and, in addition to the indoor work, forty thousand cases were treated in the  clinic, .of which ninety-five per cent.  were those of non-Jews. The total expense of thc hospital and home i'or aged  was about $119,000. ��������������������������� !  Governor Noel, of Mississippi, appointed Rabbi Max Raisin, of Temple Beth  Israel, Meridian. Miss., to represent thc  .State at the second Xatioiiifl'i .ace Congress, whieii met last Monday in Chicago-,  Ho it Julius Rotholz, of Berlin, to com-  inenimorate his ninetieth birthday anniversary, has given a donation of a hundred thousand marks to the hospital of  the .lewis!, community of that city.  The constant and healthy growth of  the Hilsvei .in der dout.chen Jnclen is  one of the most encouraging signs of tho  times in Jewish life, is Germany.  Dr. Herman Adler, chief rabbi of tho  Ihitisli Empire, will celebrate his seventieth birthday and the fiftieth year of  his ministry by the publication of a volume of sermons and addresses as a memorial of his labors.  At the office oi thc Federation of American Zionists there has recently bt-eu  noticed an unexpected development of in-  -U-rt.t-in=-tho=-Anglo-Palestiiic=--Gompany-r  which is a branch of the Jewish Colonial Trust.  The directors of thc Rockaway Park  Sanitarium for Hebrew Children by the  Sea announce that additions have been  completed which will enable their buildings to accommodate sixty more beds.  This sanitarium for the Xcw York tenement district ciiildrin now has a total  or -170 beds.  A "Jewish hospital is to be pul" up  ou California avenue, Chicago, on ground  that has just been purcha^d iroai William J. Callahan by the .Malm.midi-s  Ko- icr Hospital, '.lhe hospital will bo  six storeys and will cost at least ^7. _0!)'j.  (."���������������������������round 'i.s to be biokcn in June for  the new building.  Since the aiiouiiceiuent by Air. ^<nig-  will on beiuuf of the Jto ui tho abandonment of Cyrenaiea as a Jewi-h tern-  icry there has been an evident disposition ou the part of many territoriali-ts  to turn their attention to Palestine and  its immediate neighborlaiuls to the exclusion of every oilier po.-jible. territory.  There arc evidences that the lea is a I.)  beginning to look upon the lieijjiibor-  lands of Palestine a* a favorable region  for Jewish colonization on a largo  scale.  .M, \ ..ayer, the well-known Constitutional Democrat and member of the fir-t  Do lima, has been elected editor of the  new periodical whicli will appear as the  organ of the St. Petersburg lawyers.  According _o the St. Petersburg papers, a new "Society for Jewish X.i-  tionul Mu. c" has been founded there by  certain well-known Jewish artists, singers, and musicians.  The. Yiddish poet. Frug, who has been  seroiusly ill for some time, "will shortly  leave Unssia for the Tyiol on the advice of his physicians.  The Queen of Italy has thanked the  ���������������������������low*, of Minsk, ltu-sia, for their contribution to the Italian earthquake sufferers.  The lute Leon Emanuel, of Portsmouth, England, left by will over $o0,-  000 for charitable purposes.  Rabbis arc making plans to prepare  a. m'i of historical works in more poini-  i_i' for ui than thu Juwi&ii Jiucj -io^cuO. u.  They are preparing a '"History of the  ���������������������������Jewish i'ooplc'' for iho general publio.  The history i.s to consist "cf twelve volumes; one and two will deal with Asia,  Egypt and Xorth America; three wili  deal with southern and south-eastern  Europe, four with France, Belgium and  Holland, five and, six wilh Gornuiiiy,  Switzerland and the Scandinavian countries; seven, Austria-Hungary; eighth,  England and Colonics; ninth and/tenth,  Uu-_ia, aud eleventh and twelfth, the  American   continent.  Dr. Caster's 'find" of ihe Samaritan  Cook of Joshua lias at last found a  strong advocate in Mv. Bruno Schin.iler,  who endeavors in a long communication  lo the l_:igiish Jewish press to establish  its genuineness.   *-���������������������������-*   Ma's Root Beer.  A meet in' up with brotlier Frank  This moriiin', him a-lookin' blank  And out of kilter, same as me,  "'What   iarnal   thing's a-tackiiu' yc?"  Says J. "or is it what 1 think  You're dyin' daily for a  drink  JJke.thc mthat used to find tiie place  And go to \vorl_ to build and brace  Our gizzards inlo  business gear���������������������������  'A  buzzin' swig o' ma's  root  beer?  ".Along down in tho shank o' -May,  With all his seedin' under way,  Don't  you remember,  Frank,   how dad  The same old fashion feelin' had?  He'd sort o' sag back in his chair"  Behind the dinner tabic there,  And sigh, 'I feci like  givin' up'  As mother filled his coffee cup.  Then:   'Where's thenib oys?'  he'd  sudden _sk.  Like he. was lookin' through a mask  At us a-waitin' to begin;  M'oth here?  .Wull, I was wondcrin'  About what time it was last year  Wc tapped that keg o' ma's root beer.'  "Mind how we'd 'tucker out.' next day,  And loaf aroun' till "mother'tl  say:  "W'y, Washington and Franklin, you  Doxvt seem to  have a thing to do.  Pike down and tell yer tired paw-  To  put you sprout in  taters���������������������������law!  Hunt up the  hatchet and a hoe,  For come V think I guess we'll go  And see if things arc up enough  To get a batch o'  brewin' stuff.  Skedaddle,  while I  fix-a lunch,  And did wc need another hunch!  Did Wash er Frank 'arise to state,'  Or  any  further  'legislate'?  '"Twas wonderful  the barks and Aveeds  Js where wc went t' get the goods  That went to generate the cheer  And 'gimp' that grew in ma's root beer.  ���������������������������"'Twas wonderful.thc barks and wedse  Ma found to fortify ourneeds,  Birch, spice_ood,   spikenhcad,     prince's  nine  And liverwort all in a line. '  With wintergreen and sars'parilla.  Squills, sassafras, and 'squawkadilln,'  Yep.    There went yards into that brew  The. pagan Injuns only knew.  P.ut never pow-wow lived could blend  Their virtues to live on end  As what," says I, "we're ycarnin' fcr  Pi .lit now. to set our blood astir.   '  Ol' boy. an' rout the feelin' queer  That tackles us this time o' year���������������������������  A roarin' keg o'-ma's root beer."  TRY MURINE EYE REMEDY  For Red, Weak, Weary, Watery Eyes,  Granulation, Pink J'Jye and Eye .train.  Murine doesn't smart; soothes eye pain.  Js compounded by experienced physicians; contains no injurious or prohibited drugs. Try Murine for your eye  troubles. You will like Murine. Try it  in baby's eyes for scaly eyelids. Druggists sell Murine at 50c. .Murine Ji'ye  Rcincdy Co.. Chicngo._wilj__send_you_ini  + * ������������������  The Amateur Gardener.  'J'he question is often asked by persons preparing the ground for the first  time around a new home: What must be  done to put it in proper condition to  grow grass, flowers, trees, shrubs or  vegetables?  Conditions which usually exist around  .city homos are not very favorable for  either a flower or vegetable ganhm, or  even for "a lawn. Frequently the soil is  mostly clay, in which case it is necessary to secure a small amount of black  loam, spread it over the surface and  mix slightly with the clay. Tho more  loam us.d. thc better immediate results.  Grass and many of the shallow rooted  plants will grow well in soil that is  Inrgely clay if they have a chance to  get a good start in thc loam.  To enrich the mixture of loam and  clay, some fertilizer should hc added.  .Many kinds can be used. One of the  most practical is .bone meal, five to  ten pounds'a square rod. Jn using this,  mix if with soil, two parts of soil to  one of bone. meal, and let sUnd for  two or three days, then spread over the  ground. Wood ashes, guano and sheep  manure arc all good fertilizers for the  lawn.  If the ground is naturally wet and a  ���������������������������i 1.11c sour, an application of air-slaked  "in:_ i? pood to spread on at the rate of  fortv or fifty pounds a square rod". This  should be done a few days before the  ground is to be planted. In the planting  of trees and shrubs on newly made  ground it i.s best to dig much larger  holes than are necessary for the spread  of the roots, and u������������������i only black soil  around thc roots. This gives tho. plants  a chance to get a good start in the best  soil.   ������������������-���������������������������-.   Over Alps  in  Balloon.  Oscar Erbsloeh, the German aeronaut,  who won the international balloon race  at St. Louis in 1907, has completed a  remarkable balloon trip across the Alps  aboard the Berlin, The conditions under  whicli the voyage was made were of un-  , usual severity, the thermometer averaging 12 below zero. Fahrenheit. Krbsloch  was in the air for thirty hours, and  it.o������������������'-o(1 ,i maximum altitude of about  18.000 feet.  A QUESTION OF HEALTH  WilhoHt E;c_, Red Blood You Caa-  Bofc be healthy���������������������������How to  Obtain This Blessing.  If every young woman and girl would  realize the danger of allowing bloo_  to become thin and poor, would understand thai the majority of common  diseases are caused by' an anneniic  (or bloodless) condition," that persistent pallor means that thc blood i.s not  furnishing ihe organs with the requirc-  amouut of nourishment, there wouhl.be  awakened interest, in the tonic tn _.L-  mc-nt Willi Dr. Williams' Pink Villi.  Thin blood means starved nerves, weakened digestion, functional disorder.-:,  headaches, frequently neuralgia, sciatic;!,  and even partial paralysis. Dr. Williams' Pink J ,11.3 build up the blood, repair waste and prevent and check disease. They fill 'the system with riefc,  red biood. which means >rood health's_d  life.  Miss Marie Dionne, St. Angelc, Que.,,  says: '���������������������������'! am deeply grateful for wh.-fc  Dr. Willaims' Pink J .lis have doita  for nie. 'My blood had ahuost,tuni._  io water. 1 was pale, had no appistite,  suffered from pains in the .back ami  side, and had a feeling of constant depression. The smallest exertion, wowM ���������������������������  leave mc breathless, an ft 1 was', reduced in flesh lyitil I weighed only 'J*  pounds. J. got nothing to help me until I began the use of Dr. Williams*"  Pink ' Pills. T.icy began helping ma  after the first couple, o? weeks, and .Iu.  a few more weeks I was again,perfectly well. The color returned to" my'  cheeks, iho pains left ine, and I gnhicl  in weight until now I weigh. {3.  pounds. I feel so happy for what Dr.  Williams' J'ink Piiis li .ve done for  me that I hope some other ailing, miserable girl wiil profit by my' experience  and  obtain i:c'w  health." -    ���������������������������  These  J^ills  are  sold  by-all 'nicdicjiifi "  dealers oryou can get them by m'ail at  fif) cents a" box or  six. boxes'for .?2.58  from   the   Dr.  Williams'   Medicine--Co _-i  Jjrockvillc, Ont.   ���������������������������- ������������������������������������  ',  AN EARTHQUAKE MIRACLE.  One   of   Many   Strange   Stories    ToM'  Among the Survivors at .vlessina.  Many curious and improbable storie* -'  were told in Messina,after its disaster,  according to  l.obcrt liichens,-who ha* ,  written vividly and picturesquely for"the  April   Century, of   his   experiences aa4-  obscrvatipns "After   the   Earl liquate.**. ."  One of the strangest of, the stories-beV  hoard he tells as follows:  "A woman, after the shock, was burred  alone in her room.   The door was blocked  by   fallen  masonry.   -There  was bo.  means of ingress or egress, and the rest -  of the house had fallen in ruins.    She*'  'was uninjured, but she was imprisoned.  Tu this room she remained for eight'days .  It was a Ijedroom and contained'no food. '  During the eight days she gave"'birth t������������������'  twins." When searchers with' picks a_d  spades dug down to where she \vn.s, they  found her and the twins strong and welL _  They took them out, and questioned her  a.s to how'skc had managed to live, why"'  she had not starved. -  "'Every-  day   a    woman    came    md. .  brought me food," she answered.  'They pointed out that this was impossible, as there was no means "of getting- -  into or out of tlie room,"and the rest of  the house had fallen.  " 'L know,' she said.   "Nevertheless it ���������������������������'  is true.   I do not know how she came or  went.   She never spoke to ine or looked  at  me.    She  was  there  each  day, put  food for me on the table, a,nd disappeared.   1 had never seen her before, aud do  not know who she was.'  ___i''I'hey- ti -_pd_.fnr-gnme-description-a.__  the visitor, ubt could obtain no detail..  "This woman was not raving. She  was in good health, well nourished, ami  had nursed the twins, who arc thriving".  She persists in her stnry.  "I told it to a Sicilian.  " 'It was   the Madonna,   who  brought  her food.' he said.   'She often does such  things.'"'' ^   _���������������������������+-*~o>  f  .-.-  y>  The   Lord   Kc   Served.  Jttdge George F. Lawton, of tho  Middlesex Probate Court, told nie :_  story the other day of an American  minister who was spending his .ab-  baticnl year travelling abroad. Arriving in London, he made every effort to get an intimate view of the  two branches of Parliament in session.  Of course no stranger is allowed oi*  tho floor of the House of Lords, Imt  the minister not knowing this, and  with the usual amount of American.  push tried to make his way in.  There is a rule, however, that servants of the various lords may b������������������  admitted to speak to their master..  Seeing the minister walking boldly  in, the doorkeeper asked:  "What lord do you serve?"  -���������������������������-���������������������������-.-  Ih .01-e  a   man   is  married  he  bring*  her boxes of bonbons, but afterward she  i< lucky if he brings her some candy I _,.  a paper bag.  BMmMm  WbAtFs.P m  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  mi������������������H wm  iwwMwmauwsxw-  July 22, 1909  >\  Published every  Thursday at  Enderby, E.C. at  ?2 ;. r year, by thc Walker Presn.  JULY 2?, 1909  .HELD FOR TRIAL  The preliminary hearing of J.  A. Dake on the charge of arson,  cr.iTie up Friday evening before  Magistrate Rosoman.   Provincial  Constable Gardom conducted the  prosecution; Attorney Rogers of  Vernon, appeared for the accused.  W. PI. Hutchison was the first  witness called.    Ee was first on  the scene of the fire on the morning of July 2nd,  when Lake's  jewelry store, in one of the frame  buildings owned  by Geo. Bell,  was completely destroyed.   The  fire was  on the  inside  of the  building,  and   had great headway.    He  saw   it  through  the  rear- windows.    It was about the  centre of the back partition.   At  that time there was no fire on the  outside of the building, and the  back door was closed.  Frank V. Moffet was next  called. He made the first connection, and had a stream of  water on the fire soon after the  first alarm. He tried the front  door and found it locked. - Either  smoke or window blinds prevented him locating the fire  through the front windows. He  went around to the east side and  endeavored to get a stream onto  the fire'through a side window  that was boarded up. The fire  was burning fiercely in the back  room, and was just beginning to  dart through the boards near the  rear end.  Harold Taylor, engineer at the  sawmill, operating the electric  light plant, testified that it was  1:55 a. m. when he gave the first  whistle alarm. The last alarm  was given 15 minutes later.'  Frank Belmont was next called,  lie was employed by the accused  as traveling salesman. Had made  four or five trips since taking up  the work six months ago.   As  early as April -he learned that the  accused was in financial difficulty.  "We tried to devise some scheme  to raise enough money to meet  bills and carry on business.   We  Jiit-upoiut3ie-sch-me_j_Lins.un_g_  the building.    It was planned to  cover the goods with more insurance than their value justified.  We planned to carry the insurance about a month,  or longer if  possible, and then set the building  afire and get the insurance. With  the insurance-money, v/eplanned  the stock and carrv on  month.    The fire was to   be set  with an alarm clock.    This was  thought of about a month before  that because we could both be  away at the time and -.prove an  alibi.' One of the features of the  clock was to so manipulate it that  it would -take 18 hours for the  hour hand to.makeohe revolution  of the dial.   I- do not know how  it was done.     Another  feature  was an emery wheel attached to  the alarm wind. Another feature  was a bent striker, and the alarm  bell unscrewed,  but left on the  clock.     This   machine was   not  quite complete when   I went to  Shuswap.    It had been experimented on by Dake and myself,  after I came home from  I .ere-  meos.   I went to Shuswap to get  money to tide us over until we  could get the insurance money.  I had a successful trip.   Brought  back $137 altogether.    Got back  Tuesday, June 29th. Tuesday v/e  experimented with the clock, and  talked the insurance scheme. We  came to the ��������������������������� conclusion that we  would pack up the stuff en Wed-  pro-  neaday night.     On Tuesday we  sprinkled some benzine around  and either on that day or the day  after, Dake bought a supply of  benzine and floor oil.     A lot of  excelsior was taken in on Wednesday night from a barrel back  of  Hutchison's  old shop.   The  excelsior was left in the back of  the shop until  late Wednesday  night,   then distributed.     Dake  and I did this together.    Billy  Holtby and Dick Best came to  the store while we were doing  this.   The store was not open for  business.   The door was locked  and curtains down.     Mr. Holtby  came to the door and looked in.  Dake went around and let him in.  Before letting him in   we discussed the advisability of doing  so as things were then in bad  shape.  Most of the valuable stuff  had been taken out of the showcase.   We had put it in my personal    grip.      Some    valuable  brooches were left in the safe,  and a lady's watch  and chain.  That is all except what we had  personally.- , We each took out  two new watches,  a stick pin,  chain and   locket.     [Here the  watches, locket and chain taken  from each of the men when arrested were' produced and iclenti-  ____l.].______._n_this grip was packed  Dake  and Belmont,   were  duced and identified.]  "After breakfast I joined the  band and Dake said He would return to the store and 'start the  shooting match.' The machine1  was the alarm clock described,  and a piece of soft wood about  six inches long. In a hole in the  stick were wedged three matches  so placed as to touch the emery  wheel at the same time. The  clock was braced with a small  block on the floor to keep it from  sliding. The wood and matches  were soaked in coal oil taken  from the lamp.  "We went to Armstrong and  spent the day there." Witness  here gave a detailed account of  his actions there. He told of  going to his room after the Enderby train pulled out, and changing his band suit for his everyday suit. Sometime after midnight he walked to the top of the  Armstrong hill in the direction of  Enderby in the hope of hearing  the fire alarm. At 2:20 by his  time he heard the alarm and went  back to the hotel and told Dake  as per agreement.  "I was short of money; had $3  and some cents. I expected some  money from Dake. I got a dollar  from him, he saying it was all he  could spare. There had been an  arrangement that I should receive some money in Armstrong  to be used in escaping the country if necessary. I received the  dollar at about 3 o'clock and at  once pulled out for Vernon, first  changing my shoes for lacrosse  shoes. I also took my green suit  but overlooked my band .cap,  leaving it in my room.' I took  my band suit a little way out of  town and hid it in the brush and  then went on to Vernon, getting  there about 7 o'clock."  ' 'What was the object of hiding  the suit in the bush?"  Well, in case the fire was a  failure, most presumably ' you  would be looking for a man in a  green suit."  ' 'How as to your trip to Vernon?"  ' 'It was to be given out that I  was seen leaving accompanied by  a lady."  ' 'I went to the Royal hotel and  had breakfast. About 9 o'clock  T enquired of the clerk for a telephone message.     I expected a  ^._l __****��������������������������� _^'Tw_,ii^^^^w?ij'*_f'i|y'^-^r*WJ^'^^-  "__&.x_a_-r______  1.   _3U1UJ____  is  Fhere  shoe on the  :et, for  either se:  r _f_ ���������������������������  1  se  Never  your  m������������������  8  _  ti  an  .nSrerior  article  in  ; Foot .  wear.'  Swear  ' off  paying  out good  for  inferior  shoes.  Get the  Walk-  Over  Habit  to renew  the business as a firm. I was to  bo a partner. First we thought  of setting the fire in May, the  latter part. The insurance hadn't  been on long enough. I was on  the road with a s^rip filled with  goods, from which no insurance  could be derived, as it would not  be in the fire, and we decided the  fire should be set the 1st of July.-  "I was stranded in Keremeos  and received $25 from Dake and  a summons to come home. The  insurance scheme was mentioned  in a letter received either in  Nelson or Grand Forks. The last  I saw of the letter was on Dake's  desk before the fire. A footnote  stated that he had put INS. on.  ' 'I came home between the 17th  and 20th of June. Mr. Dake was  going to Shuswap, but changed  ���������������������������his mind, as he thought I could  probably. get more. money than  he could to carry  us  over the  the grip the jewelry was usually  packed in v/asin the store. When  I last saw the grip it contained a  number of cartridges, a revolver  and six cheap lockets in a locket  box. [All were produced and  identified, having been found in  the ruins.]..  ' 'On Wednesday night Dake let! ���������������������������l\  [Continued on page 5]  '.zrzszvjLjzTSJTzM: -L_a_ .acrac.  Come in and let us fit you out in  Summer wearing apparel. The Best.  Enderby Trading Co. Ltd.  t ���������������������������      . ���������������������������  ��������������������������� Leaders in General Merchandise and'Supplies  "^  BEG!  '���������������������������JULY-1st.  wo will give Goods Free for tho amount  of CASH sales, according to the following, schedule:  "'ea  Spouus  for $12.50  merchandise  me out of the back door of the)   and $..25.jewelry  _.��������������������������� _  _.,_ t _ .���������������������������,.   _.,_,.__ __. ;6 Dessert Spoons for $20.00 merchandise  store, and 1 carried my personal j   arK[ ^ jewelry  "'5  grip full of jewelry to room  [Grip found by Constable Gardom   produced   and identified.]  On the morning of July 1st we  both went to the store and Mr.  Dake put a pivot polisher and a  ring belonging to Tom Hughes in  his pocket. We also took a lot of  collar buttons and cuff links from  the store that morning. [A  lot of these, found by Constable  Gardom in the room occupied by  6 Table Spoons for $25 merchandise and  $2.50 jewelry  6 Medium Forks for $25.00 merchandise  and $2.50 jewelry  G Medium Knives for $30 merchandise  and $3 jewelry  1 Butter Knife  for $3.50  merchandise  and 35c jewelry  1' Sugar  Shell  for   3.55   merchandise  and 35c jewelry  Call and get a card,   which  givea full  particulars  SEE WINDOW  FOR BARGAINS IN  CHILDREN'S SHOES  Wheeler & Evans  OTECT YOUR TREE  These destroyers cannot live where trees have been  treated with '  WARNOC K/ S   TREE   P A;I N T  Poar Blight, Rabbits, Mice, Borer,. Canker Worm, San Joce Scale, Oyster Shell,  Bark Lcuoc nnd Sun Scald. THE COST IS VERY SMALL. It-will not wash off.  One application protucts for two ytara. Warnoclt's Tree Paint is not nn experiment. IthaaHtood the  teat forGycarrt in all parts of tho Uuited Status. It ia an absoluto Preventative and Cure for Pear  Bli.. lit. Wo invito investigation. The Arkansas Experimental Station has UBod this troe paint for  threu years. November, 1!I07, they purchancd fiO gallons for free distribution among: leading: orchards.  Send for IG_,-.c free booklet to Q>   R>   LAWES,   Enderby, B.'G  A fronts Wanted.  Page  announcement  of Special  July Sale now on  IN THIS ISSUE  T. HOLTBY:  Furniture Dealer and Undertaker  BRADLEY BLK.       ENDERBY  F.T.TUR  Plumbing and  Steam Fitting  All kinds of Tin and Zinc Articles Reparcd  Rear Evans Blk Enderby  Buy   and    Boost   Home  Solo Manufacturer for RC   "rOQUCtS.       It payS      ������������������>! (j.  Norfcli 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.  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.  I  Ml .  .  4������������������  July 15, 1909  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  _*T_^"7 ____?<--_'  Andcon tinuing--ONLY until July 31st;  wiiir_ri__Tnrr_mi_ __ _nn*f"T~���������������������������^T*-****��������������������������� ���������������������������������������������������������������*""���������������������������������������������"������������������������������������������������������  i| HI 11    IK Mil l 111   I    *rrm _   -.������������������������������������������������������'"rt,'"^J*Bft'oa,''^ " '  _ UNUWMI  Considerable of our stock was damaged by water and breakage in the fire of July 2nd.       Rather than pick out the damaged artieles piece by  piece and offer them to the public at reduced price, I have decided to SLAUGHTER THE ENTIRE STOCfc.    Every article will be a genuine  ',,,'���������������������������''."' . " * <  bargain, for the ENTIRE STOCK has; been ��������������������������� placed upon the shelves within the past six months.   The stock is complete and up-to-date and  -.'. ; ���������������������������',:.'. will.be sold absolutely without reserve  Com _} and CarryIt  i *  gMin������������������jra_--n__.___j k_c.__ _o_j_  f_< i t_if-ir--Tfr'__. *"__._thi   -rn������������������  TERMS: Strictly Cwh or approved notes.  -Hardware, Tin & Plumbing/- ���������������������������  '. . V',-* , '    ^"^ "-'  Establishment,j^|| J^jky R P THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  it  Mj 15, 1909  - \  I have the Largest Stock of Furniture  Ever Sh^  Iti brcler fo^  ;: /���������������������������;���������������������������  gABY  Window Shades, from 35c up  TOcup  Dresser and Stand, from f 15.50 up  Sideboards,!^  W. T. HOLTBY, Enderby, B. C Julj 15, 1909  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  WHY  PayRent?  When you can  build a home to  Suit Yourself  ??  HELD FOR TRIAL  [Continued from page 4]  Seasoned  Lumber  Always on Hand  also a full line of building material. Estimates cheerfully  furnished.  A. R. Rogers Lumber Co.  Limited  Enderby B. C.  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.  HENRYS  Garden  Tools  Spraying Materials  Bee Supplies  Fruit and  Ornamental Trees  154-Page Catalogue FREE  M. J. HENRY. Vancouver,B.C  NURSERIES  ENDERBY  Hotel  The Home of the Old-Timer  and the^abode^of^theiSfew-  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  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.  Protect   Your   Houses   and  Buildings from Fire  by using Metal Shingles and Siding. Eastlake Shingles are best  on the market; painted or galvanized. S. F. WABY,  Aotntfor Metallic Roofing Co. of Canada.  Enderby, B. C.  Boost the men and institutions who are boosting and  building Enderby.  message from Dake. It had previously been agreed between  Dake and myself that he would  phone and tell me either to 'see  that party about that business,'  or 'come back,' this being a signal we had agreed upon. 'See  that party,' meant to escape,  and 'come back,' meant protection. I did not get the phone  message. I went to the telephone  office and called up Dake. I  asked him if there had been a  fire. He said yes. I asked him  if I should 'see that party' or  'come back.' He said, 'Well,  you better come back.' I should  say this was between 12 and 1."  Witness told of going to the  Coldstream Hotel, and a jewelers  and trying to sell a Seth-Thomas  gold-filled watch for $15.  "I was told by Dake that I  could probably raise enough on  the watch to get out of the country." Witness then told of his  return to Armstrong, and getting  the suit from the brush; going to  the hotel for the band cap and  finding that Dake had taken it  home with him. Returning to  Enderby he went to room 15. The  suitcase containing the jewelry  was there then; also his trombone  and band cap, which Dake had  brought home with him. Belmont told how he and Dake  moved the jewelry grip about to  prevent it being found in case the  room were searched. On one  occasion Dake talked to the chambermaid while he moved the suit  case. On another occasion he  was caught in the act by the occupants of the room from which  he was removing it.  Friday night and Saturday they  spent trying to figure out the loss  to the satisfaction of the insurance adjuster. Saturday night  they concluded that if the goods  had been removed before the fire  ' 'we would not get any insurance.  That night we took a quantity of  goods from the grip and placed it  in one of my socks. This jewelry  was to be burnt Sunday morning  but it was not burnt until Sunday  afternoon. I took the jewelry and  burned it in a fire in the rear of  Dick Blackburn's farm, and  brought it back to room 15. Dake  examined __the_ j e wejry_ while, I  was at dinner, and pronounced it  O.K. We agreed to take the  burnt articles that evening and  plant them in the ruins of the  burned building. He went out  driving in the evening, but  promised he would be back soon.  After waiting for. him as long as  I dared, I endeavored to put them  in the debris myself and was arrested. [The sock taken .from  Belmont the night of his arrest  was here produced, and the contents identified.]  Belmont next identified a list  of goods prepared by Dake which  was presented to the insurance  adjuster and purported to show  what was in the store at the  time of the firp. The jewelry  grip was here opened in the presence of Jeweler Stokes, of Armstrong, who had made an inventory of its contents, and the pivot  polisher identified. It was last  seen by Belmont in the bureau  drawer, in Dake's room.  The cross-examination of the  witness elicited nothing new, it  apparently being the object of  the attorney for the accused to  ignore Belmont's story, and  question his character. The basis  on which he worked for Dake,  was explained. He took the goods  at Dake's lowest selling price,  and pocketed the difference between this price and the price at  which he sold them.  L. B. Stokes, of Armstrong,  who had been employed by the  insurance adjuster to make un  inventory of what had been recovered from the fire, also the  contents of the suit case, identified the various exhibits.  W. T. Holtby was next called.  He wrote the insurance  on the  stock.   Dake valued it at $4,000  and asked for $2,500.    A policy  was written for this amount on  June 4th.    On Wednesday night  before the fire he called at the  store in passing.. The door was  locked and blinds down.   Dake  came and opened the door.   He  did not notice anything to arouse  his suspicions when the fire came.  July 1st he was in Armstrong.  Met Dake after the train pulled  out and asked him to ride home  with him.   Dake said no; he had  no overcoat, and the ride would  be disagreeable.   He met Dake  on his return to Enderby after  the fire.   Asked him about the  regular jewelry suit case, as he  understood it had been packed  ready for a sale trip.    He said?  "It's gone with'the rest," and  bursted out crying.   The safe in  Dake's store was a large one,  capable of holding all of his valuable stock.    Frequently he had  noticed that Dake neglected to  put his stock in the safe.   He  seemed to be reckless in this respect.    Witness    was present  when safe was opened after the  fire.   There was very little in it,  excepting the  repair watches.  Saturday afternoon Adjuster  Lye instructed him to get men  and rake the ruins.    The work  was to be done on Monday.    He  told Dake and Belmont Saturday  evening, and asked Dake to be  on hand or be represented.   This  was to be done to find the suit  case, and discover what amount  of stock had been destroyed. He  was present when the suit case  was found.   He would infer from  the position of the steel  bands  that the suit case  was closed  when burned.  "Did Dake make any comment  about the suit case being found  with nothing in it?"  "No."  On the night before the fire,  when he dropped in to see Dake  he did not observe that he and  Belmont consulted before admitting him. Up to the time of  the fire, Dake's reputation had  been good.  Geo. Bell was next called. His  testimony related more particularly to Dake's financial standing  and  former  business  dealings.  3rd and tried  Seth-Thomas  ing of July 2nd or  to sell him a new  witch for $15.  "As a watchmaker, do you  think you could so adjust the  wheels of an ordinary alarm clock  as to make it" take 18 hours to  make one revolution of the hour  hand?"  "I think it could be done, but  I won't say I could do it."  Wm. S. Thompson testified to  seeing Belmont in Vernon, in  substantiation of Belmont's story.  So did Special Constable Griffin  of Vernon.  Jas. Mowat produced the office  records showing that Dake had  at 10:20 on the morning of July  2nd, called up Belmont at the  Cold Stream hotel, Vernon,  by long-distance telephone, but  did not catch him there. In the  afternoon Belmont called up  Dake, and Dake answered the  call.  Harry H. Baxter, who occupied  room 18 with Thos. Brash, Saturday, testified that Belmont came  to the room that evening and  took a suit case from, under the  bed. This corroborates Belmont's  story.  Albert Wilson  was  called to  testify to his meeting Belmon  Sunday evening, emerging from  the road leading to the Black-,  burn farm, where it comes into  the Mara road.  Special Constable Hornsey, H.  W. Wright, and Anor Matthews  testified to clear up points in the  evidence already brought out,  and Provincial Constable Gardom  went on the stand to tell of his  findings under the search warrants in the case.  Shortly before 12 o'clock Saturday night the evidence for the  Crown was in, the concluding  evidence being letters from the  Trader's Bank of Winnipeg demanding immediate settlement  by Dake of his obligations to his  creditors, and advising him to  either bring on an auction sale  or go into liquidation.  No defense was put in and the  accused was committed for trial.  Monday the case against Belmont was brought on. Owing to  the absence of witnesses. postponements, were granted, and his,  formal commitment was not read  until Wednesday.  When Dake was arrested he  is reported to have had $250.00  on him.  Sunshine  in your       ^  home  An. old-fashioned,  ill-working furnace is a non-  producer.  It consumes the coal, but through leaks and  cracks wastes the heat.  It is not economy to have such a furnace in  your own home, or in your tenant's home.      .   .  If you are. thinking of building you should be interested in Sunshine Furnace. It adds 100 per cent, to  home comforts. '.-���������������������������'���������������������������  As soon as you let the contract for your house,,decide . ���������������������������*  on your furnace.   , The  "Sunshine" man will be .  pleased to .tell you just how the rooms ought to be .  laid out with an eye to securing \ greatest heat from  the smallest consumption of coal.  \  If you want to experiment with the question don't  specify " Sunshine."  If you want to settle the question specify " Sunshine."  Mcciarys .   For sale by A. FULTON, Enderby  He was in a position to know that,  when Dake took the stock over  from the assignee of the Pyman  estate, he did not put a dollar  into the business. Dake's reputation about town had been good.  R. E. Binch testified to finding  three bunches of partly burned  excelsior in the ruins, about  where Belmont testified they had  placed excelsior, and an unburned  piece, taken from the barrel  from which Belmont had testified  they had taken their's,wasputin  evidence.  Chas. Garden testified that the  accused bought half a gallon of  gasoline from him in A. Fulton's  store, in the afternoon of the 30th.  It was not unusual, as Dake had  been doing so right along.  Chas. Whitten, a Vernon jeweler, testified that Belmont had  come into his store on the morn-  ��������������������������� ,  City Meat Market  THOS. E. WOODS, Proprietor  Having purchased the butcher  business of R. Blackburn, I solicit a share of your business and  guarantee good service. I will  continue the Mara service every  Wednesday. Fresh Fish every  Tuesday and Thursday.  Orders by Mail  receive our   prompt attention.  Stor���������������������������; Cliff St., next to Wheeler & Evans.  Bank of Montreal  ���������������������������rtabHsfaad 1817  Capital, $14,400,000 Rest, $12,000,000  Undivided Profits, $699,969.88  Bononuy President Bt Hm. LOW STRATHCONA. MOUNT ROYAL. G.C. M. G.  Pr arid cot. Hso. SIX GEORGE DRUMMOMD. I. C. M. G.  Viov-Pn_li_.twdOtaanIllarw.vr. SIR KDWARD C.OUSTON. Bart.   \.  Head Office, Montreal. London Office, 46-47 Threadneedle St. B.C.  A General Banking Business Transacted  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT Saft-"** *- * ������������������*  interest allow������������������d at warrant rata  B ranch m is Okansaan District: Ba4wb.. Armatiaag. Vsrnan. K stowna and Burma er land  O. A. HEND_B80N. Esq.. Manager A. B. TAYLOR. Sub- Agsnt Endartv  Finest in the Country  ' 'Enderby is a charming villiage with city airs.  When Paddy Murphy shook the snow of Sandon  off his feet he came here, and now owns one of  finest brick hotels in tne country. Although  Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his  hotel the King Edward. In addition to the excellence of the meals, breakfast is served up to 10  o'clock, which is an added attraction for tourists."  (Ex taaot from Low _y'������������������ Lodge.)  King Edward Hotel, PBr ,������������������ t..MURPHY Enderby  JAMES MOWAT  Fire, Life, Accident Insurance  Agencies  A Llf ��������������������������� Insurance policy In the Royal Iniarai.ee Co.  of Liverpool, En a,, is a valuable asset. A plain,  straightforward contract, leaving no room for  doubt as to its value.  The Liverpool & Loudon _ Globe Ins. Co.  The Phoenix Insurance Co. of London.  British America Aasuranca Co.  Royal Insurance Coof Liverpool (Lifa dept)  The London _ Lancashire Guarantee &  Aeeident Co., of Canada.  BELL BLOCK, ENDERBY  CarrOll & CO. Furnace Work  Repairing and  Eave Troughing and all kin da of Sheet Tin and Copper work  Jobbing Work given prompt attention.  Corner Hudaon and Alexander Sta.  SALMON ARM  Livery t Feed Stables  Remember your horse: Feed him well and he'll serve you  right.   Leave  him with ui when you come to town.  EVANS & MACK ENDERBY  ���������������������������h>'Xf.  ���������������������������V.  * J*  *i-_V ��������������������������� .:_. VS.. ���������������������������  .THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  best-  TWO MAGISTRATES  TESTJAM-8UK.  Cure Effected in Both  Cases  Mr. 1. l.asmussen, of 211 Marquette  street, Montreal, who is a Justice of the  Peace, and a man not inclined to give  praise except where it is well due, says:  "For many'years I was troubled with a  serious eruption of the skin. This was  not only unsightly, but very painful. J  first tried various household re-medics,  but as these proved altogether useless. 1  took medical advice. Not one. but several doctors in turn were consulted, but  I was unable to get any permanent relief. Some time back I determined to  give Zam-Buk a trial, and after a thoroughly fair test, I can say J am delighted with it. .[ have the best reasons for  this conclusion: because, while everything 1 tried failed absolutely to relieve  ray pain and rid mc of my trouble,  three boxes of Zam-Kuk have worked a  complete cure. Iu my opinion this balm  should be even more widely known than  it is."  Mr. C. E. Sanford, J. P., of Weston,  King's Co., N. S., says: "J. had a patch  of eczema on my ankle, which had been  there for over twenty years. Sometimes,  ' also, thc disease would break out on my  shoulders. I had taken solution of arsenic, had applied various ointments,  and tried all sorts of things to obtain a  cure, but in vain. Zam-Buk, on the contrary, proved highly satisfactory, and  cured the ailment.  "I have also used Zam-Bulc for itching  piles, and it has curwl them eompleUy. I  take comfort in helping my brothermen, and  if the publication of my opinion of the healing value of Zam-Buk will lead other sufferers to try it, 1 should be glad. For the  relief of suffering caused by piles or skin  diseases,  it is  without  equal."  For eczema, eruptions, ulcers, piles, blood-  polso.ing, varicose ulcers, children's sore  head , ringworm, salt rheum, cuts, scratches,  burns, bruises, and all skin injuries. Zam-  Buk i.s a perfect cure. All druggists and  store. 6e!l at 50c a box, or pc_t-free from  Zam-Buk Co., Toronto, for price. Three  bo���������������������������_3 for .1.25-   <���������������������������������������������������������������   HOW   IT  WORKS.  A noted authority on vital statistics  as affected by sanitary administration  says that if only everybody could have  pure air, pure water, and pure milk the  effect in a short time would be to lengthen the average duration of human  life by eight years.  The same authority also shows that  whenever sanitary measures are enforced  against any particular disease that is  amenable to sanitation, tliat is, a preventable disease, the result will be a  saving of lives in all of the diseases that  are due "to bad sanitary conditions. For  example,.- the enforcement of sanitary  measures in protecting a community's  . water su'ppl vas a" bar against typhoid  will also result in the saving of Uvea  from the other intestinal ailments due to  the uec of impure water. Prevention  pays. ^^   A WINDSOR LADY'S APPEAL  TV, All Women: I will send free with full  InstructlonB, my homo treatment whlch  postively cure* Leucorrhoea, Ulceration,  Displacements, Palling of the Womb, Painful or Irregular period9. Uterine and Ovarian Tumore o'ry Growths, also Hot Flushes,  Nervousness. Melancholy, Pains in tho Head,  Back or Bowels, Kidney and Bladder troubles,  where caused by weakness peculiar to our  ������������������ex. You can continue treatment at home at  ������������������ cost of oniv 12 cents a week. My book,  "Woman's Own Medical Adviser," also sent  fre_ on request. Write to-day. Address,  Mrs. M. Summers, Box H. 8, Windsor, Ont.   ������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������>   The  Flea.  He cometh.  Would  he  would go.  =^__ e n ia_ .. - p^ts -miserable   lie even attacks their owners. .  But few people pay much attention  to him.  They worry about the force wasted  in waterfalls.  But they ignore the enormous  strength   of  tbe  flea's  hind  legs.  Let those who thrill over University  high jumps consider the flea, he  jumps 30 times his own height.  So really what chance have w������������������. with  'bu.1v an athletic wonder? We can  only jealously poison him.  LAY FOR WEEItt  AT DEATH'S DOOR  But Dodd's Kidney Pills Cured  Mrs. Thompson's Dropsy.  It Started With Backache and Grew  Worse Till thc Doctor Said She  Must  Die.  Holt, Ont., May 24.��������������������������� (Special)���������������������������All  the countryside here is ringing with the  wonderful cure of Mrs. Samuel Thompson, who lay at the point of death for  weeks, swollen with Dropsy so that tlie  doctor five different times decided to  tap her, but desisted because, as her  husband said, "It might be better to let  her die in peace." After the doctor had  given her up Dodd's Kidney Pills cured  her.  ]\lrs. Thompson's terrible trouble started .villi pain in tlie back. She grew  worse and the doctor treated her for  jaundice for eight weeks. Then her feet  and legs began to swell, and it was  realized that Dropsy was the trouble.  For seven months she suffered. The  doctor said there was no hope; she must  die.  As a last resort Dodd's Kidney Pills  were tried. The improvement was  ������������������low, but gradually her strength came  back. To-day Mr;. Thompson in a well  woman. She' says, and the country-side  knows, she owes her life to Dodd's Kidney Pills.  If the disease is of thc Kidneys, or  from the Kidneys, Dodd's Kidney Pills  jrill cure it.  STEEPLEJACK'S    BIGGEST   JOB.  Decorating the Nelson Column in London   With  40 Tons  of  Laurel.  "The biggest job I have undertaken," declares an Knglish steeplejack, "has been the decorating ...id  repairing of the Nelson column in  Trafalgar Square. London. Nearly  forty ions of laurel were used and the  creator portion of this had to be carried aloft and fixed lo the column  at  varying  heights   up   to  the   top.  "1 thought out my plans," lie says  in the Wide World Magazine, "but  eventually decided to lash ladders  to tho structure by moans of ropes  passed d'round an 'round it. It was  a ticklish. Irving job, but it was accomplished without hitch or mishap of any kind.  "Two sets of ladders were used,  placed opposite to one another. This  was necessary, as the column measures forty feet in circumference���������������������������too  far to pass a. rope around with ease.  The most difficult part of the ascent  to negotiate wa.s thc cornice at the  top of the column. This is tbe heaviest projection for throwback work in'  England and 1 had to climb up and  over it with my back to the ground,  for all the world like a fly on a ceiling.  "I am not ashamed to confess that  I breathed moro freely when I bad  rounded the obstruction and was able  cautiously to slide myself on to the  platform which supports the statue.  From below this appears flat, but it  is reallv bevelled with a sharp slope  outward.  "J. found it too covered with an inch  thick layer of greasy soot, so that to  walk about on it was exceedingly  risky. However, once I got the lifeline" secured to the statue all was  plain sailing.  "I discovered a crack in the hero's'  arm,  which 1 repaired.   When I  tell  people this they not infrequently ask  on  the spur  of the moment,  'Which  arm.     Of course the figure hai only  one."   ��������������������������� _-.   Mas.  ^M.  ALL OVER THE WORLD  thousands of housewives  use Sunlight Soap in preference to any other, because  it cleanses thc clothes more  thoroughly, mid at half the  cost witho'iJ'. injury to  hands c_ f._bric.  _._���������������������������  Mormonism.  "Js it true that many of these Mormons have half a dozen wives each?"  asked a visitor to Salt Lake City of a  policeman who was stationed near the  Temple. ������������������avs the Saturday Evening  Post.  "Sure,'' said  the policeman.  "Well, will you kindly tell mc why  on earth a man wants to marry half a  dozen wive.V  "1  dumio,"  said   the  policeman, "un-  les   he   thinks   that mebbe he can get  a good one out of the bunch."   *__,   Minard's Liniment used by Physicians.  ��������������������������������������������������������������� ������������������  COMFORT FOR MOTHERS;  HEALTH FOR CHILDREN  Baby's Own Tablets will promptly  cure 'indigestion, colic; constipation,  diarrhoea and teething troubles, destroy  worms, break up colds and thus prevent-  deadly croup. This medicine contains no  poisonous opiates or narcotics, and may  be given with absolute safety to a newborn child. Mrs. C. J.. Manery. Leamington, Ont., says: "Myr baby suffered from  colic and constipation so badly that we  did not know what it was to get a good  night's rest. JJut since giving him  Baby's Own Tablets the trouble has disappeared, and he now sleeps well. The  action of the Tablets is gentle yet very  effective.'-' (.old by medicine dealers or  by mail at ������������������5 cents a box from the Dr..  Williams' Medicine Co.. Brockville, Ont.   _.������������������ .    Horseshoe Competition.  Jn a thickly populated district of  Burnley the clanging of the anvil late  at nigh^ caused the policeman on the  beat to call at a blacksmith's shop. He  found a competition in progress between  two smiths as to which could make seventeen pairs of horseshoes in the shortest time. Each man was allowed an assistant as striker.  The contest was for a wager and each  contestant had his backers, there being  nearly a hundred spectators. It was not  until 1 o'clock yesterday morning that  the competition was over, the winner  having accomplished the feat in two  hours and a quarter and his rival in two  hours and a half.���������������������������From the Westminster Gazette.  . .-*-*   A Woman's Sympathy  ==^Are^vou=cllscoura_recl?__Is_=3:oui!?Ldo___ioxl_i_  bill a heavy financial load? Is your pain  a licavv physical burden? I know what  these mean to delicate women���������������������������I have  been discouraged, too; hut learner! how to  cure mvsel . 1 want to relieve your burdens. Why not end the pain and stop the  doctor's bill? I can do this for you and  will If you will assist me.  All vou need do is to write for a freo  box of the remedy which lias been placed  in my hands to be Riven away. Perhaps  this one box will cure you���������������������������it has done ho  for others. If so, I shall be happy and  vou will be cured for 2c (the cost of a  poatace stump). Vour letters held confl-  dentlallv. Write to-day-for niy free troat-_  ment. MRS. 1 . ft CUKRAH, "Windsor, Ont,   ��������������������������� _ ������������������ ���������������������������  The Gentle Cynic.  About the one thing a chronic borrower  will not lake is a hint.  People who search for a gas leak with  a candle generally find if.  Conoral I .lief and Private Opinion do  not belong in the same regiment.  .Men who come home late at night have  (wo ways of acting at breakfast in the  morning. One is (o be very cross, so nobody will dare say anything about it;  Ihe other is to bo very cheerful so no  one will want to spoil his good humor.  ��������������������������� There is more, power in a pound of chocolates lo convince your wife you arc a  good husband (ban in buying a ton of  coal.  All you have fo do to change a bargain into a bunco is to make it.  The reason men don't like a tearful  pity is it seems so much like home.  When a girl gets her first proposal she  has already told how she had a hundred.  What a woman can never understand  is how other women can say the mean  things about l_r that she says about  them.  The queer way women can dress their  children is nothing like as queer as the  way they can name them.  If the baby doesn't learn to walk for  several months after it ought to it's  l_causo his brain is toojjg for his legs  to carry,  A man would rather go (o jail than to  a reception if he could get out as quick.  Everything in a love letter to a girl is  beautiful   sentiment,   even  to  the   bad  spelling.  ���������������������������, _.������������������ _  The annual whaling catch at preaent  is  nhout  lfiO,  "Where nre those oysters, waiter?"  "In a minute, sir: the house doctor is  examining them,"���������������������������Journal  Amusant.  WHO BLUNDERED?  In Chicago there were last year over  1,500 deaths from typhoid, 0.8 per cent,  of the deaths from all causes. ( The  health officer of this same city in his  annual report says: "This deplorable result was dx\o to the. negligence of the  people is not heeding the warnings of the  health department, in which it called  attention to the polluted water supply  and urged that all water be. boiled before  using it for domestic purposes."   ���������������������������-���������������������������  The epidemics of typhoid cost the city  about $500,000. But outside of tlie warnings senfc out by thc health officials there  is nothing in the report to show what was  -responsible for the condition that killed  1,500 persons in le-5 than twelvemonths.  Surely here is a striking example of what  intelligent preventive methods might  have accomplished. When will people  and communities learn that it pays to  spend money to save human live*?  Ml-TABD . LINIMENT CO., LIIM!'- D.  1 was very weak with Quinsy and  thought I w"o uld strangle. I used MINARD'S LINIMENT ana it cured me at  once.  I am never without it now.  Yours gratefullv,  J IKS. C. JO. . . 1NCE,  Xauwigewauk, Oct. 21st. ^  The Hogs Had Plenty -'; Time.  A Norfolk farmer riding through tho  Welsh mountains came up with a mountaineer leisurely driving a herd of pigs.  =i=Whcre=are^yoii=driving=the-=pigs_tor-L  asked the inquiring farmer.  "Out to pasture 'em a bit."  "What for?"  "To fatten 'em."  "Isn't it pretty slow work to fatten 'em  on grass? Up where I come from wc pen  them up and fatten them on corn. It  saves a lot of time?"  "Ya-as, I 6'posc so," drawled tbe  mountaineer, "but, bless your heart,  _wha.tVt.ime to a liawg?"���������������������������From White'.  Class Advertising.   +������������������-������������������ .  Red, Weak, Weary, Watery Eyes  'Relieved by Murine Eye Remedy. Compounded by experienced physicians. Murine doesn't smart; soothes eye pain.  Write Murine Eye Remedy Co., Chicago,  tor illustrated Eye Book.' At druggists.  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  The Big Wind.  The night of Jan. 0, 1S30���������������������������the night  that the "big wind" broke over the Emerald Isle, stretching death and ruin in  its wake���������������������������no old son of Erin can ever  forget. It is thc night of all nights fresh  in his memory. Indeed, such is thc impression it made upon him that he calculates all other events���������������������������even his age���������������������������  from it, puts his stories in a setting of it  and sits for hours painting a vivid picture of it���������������������������and yet he disputes'its date  with every one.���������������������������Rosary Magazine.  _  _��������������������������������������������� _       :  Minard's  Friend.  Liniment     Lumberman's  -������������������������������������������������������������������������  Powdered  Glavs   in  Sandpaper.  "There is no sand in sandpaper," said  the manufacturer. "It is powdered glass  that does the business. That's where the  broken bottles go to."  He nodded toward an Everest of  broken bottles in the yard.  "We powder the glass into half a dozen  grades," he said. "We coat our paper  with an even layer of hot glue. Then,  without loss of time, we spread on the  glass powder. Finally we run a wooden  roller lightly over the sheets to give  them a good surface.  "When in the pa_t they made Band-  paper of sand it, wouldn't do a quarttr  of the work that glasspaper doc*. ���������������������������  New Orleans Times-Democrat.  _M__K3flj_n_K������������������mrm_fl__  THE BEST WOODEN PAIL  Can't Help But Lose Its Hoops and  FaSI to Pieces. You Want Somv-.  thing Better Don't Ycu? Then Ask  for Pails and Tubs Made of  JS f 1BREWARE  Eddy's Matches  Each One a Solid, Hardened, Lasting Mass  Without e Hoop or Seam   Just as Good as  Danger   In   Eye   Poultices.  Do not poultice an eye in any circumstances whatever. .Binding a wet application over an eye for several hours  must damage that eye, the assertions of  those professing to have personal experience iu this to the contrary notwithstanding. Thc failure to aggravate  an existing trouble by binding a moist  application over an inflamed eye, which  application ia supposed to remain for an  entire night, can only be explained by  the supposition that ,_ guardian angel  has watched over that misguided case  and has displaced tlie poultice before it  had got in ito fine work.  All oculists condemn the poultice abso  lutely, in eveiy shape a.nd in every form.  Tea leaves, bread and milk, raw oysters,  scraped beef, scraped raw turnip or raw  potato, and the medley of other similar  remedies popularly recommended, nre,  one and all, capable of producing irremediable damage to tlie integrity of the  tissue, of the visual organ.���������������������������From the  Fa mil v Doctor.  ISSUE  NO.   21, 1909  AGENTS WANTED.  AGENTS WANTED-TllERB IS NOTHING-  pays better than a tea route.   I'or particular,   write Alfrod  Tyler,  London,   'Out.  AGENTS WANTED FOR A NEW WI3EK-  ly Illustrated paper, national In scopo  edited by experts and of the highest merit.  Will be a winner. Liberal commissions. Write  Courier Press,  Box 15S, Toronto,  Out.  -. <��������������������������� ���������������������������  EYES ARE RELIEVED BY MURINE  When Irritated by Chalk Dust and Eye  Strain, incident to thc average School  lioom. A recent Census of .New York  City reveals the fact that in that City  alone 17..92S School Children needed Eye  Care. Why not try .Murine Eye Kcmedy  for lied, Weak, Weary, Watery Eyes,  Granulation, Pink Eye and Eye Strain  Murine doesn't smart; soothes eye pain,  is compounded by experienced physicians; contains no injurious or prohibited drugs. Try 31 urine lor your eye troubles; you will like .Murine. Try it in  baby's eyes for scaly eyelids. Druggists  sell .Murine at 50c. The JMurine Eye  Kcmedy Co., Chicago. Will send you interesting eye books free.  " ���������������������������-��������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������.  TREE CULTURE IN HOLLAND  Elms   on   Canal   Banks   and   Lindens  French Monarch Guarded.  There is perhaps no other well populated country in the world which has so  many well wooded towns as has Holland.  Most of the streets and grachts or can-''  als have avenues of trees. Utrecht has  two rows of tn .s on either side of its  ucpiint canals . Its caii-a.1 banks are constructed as if in two storeys. The lower  storey, almost flus_ with thc water level,  is lined with warehouses and vaults,  while the upper storey has dwellings and  shops, Both levels are planted with  trees.  So many ...venues of trees make a  D.utch town exceedingly pleasant, especially on a hot day. The foliage tempers' tho glare of thc sun and the vistas of green are refreshing to tbe eye.  These abundant growths in thickly populated towns are highly useful as well as  ornamental, it is recognized that from  a hygienic point of view they are valuable to the citizens.  In Holland   ibtse   useful  gratefully  Another   "Missing   Link."  Thc discovery of another "mising  link" is reported from Clermont-sur-Oise,  Fiance.  The specimen, which was found in a  grotto during excavations, is of short  stature, with enormous jaws, and evidently went on all fours. Experts estimate that it dates from several thousand years before the Cro Magnon remains.   , ������������������<_   Ask for  Minard's ,and take no other.   ������������������������������������������������������-.   OXYGEN   FOR   ATHLETES.  An EnglislTphysician lecturing before  thc London Institute on thc use of oxygen in athletics said that athletes used  up their oxygen faster than inhaling air  could supply it. The beat of the heart  and pulse was reduced and the blood  pressure raised after inhaling oxygen.  He had induced two runners to experiment, and they overran their own  records after taking oxygen. Hc thought  taking the. gas before an athletic event-  would lead to record breaking.  All athletes are exhausting their  hearts by using up oxygen faster than  theytlcan replace it and their hearts an.  damaged for want of it. If they took  oxygen before, during and after tbe  game the heart, lie said, would be restored and they would not suffer the ill  effects of their exertions.  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  Keep Minard's Liniment in '.!.e house.   _-���������������������������-.   He  Knew  His  Friends.  "Yes, sir/' boasted tho hotel proprietor, "that dog's the best rat-catchin'  dog in the state."  Even |is he spoke two big rats scurried across the office floor. The dog  merely wrinkled  his  nose.  "Eat dog!" scoffed the traveling man.  "Look at that, will you!?"  "Huh!" snorted the landlord. "He  knows them. But just you let a Strang*  rat come in here once!"���������������������������Everybody's  Magazine.  services aro  Tccoj/n .H-TTtWr~\ 1 arTrccs"a re=  carefully" fenced by the municipalitie  The coit of this care per capita in the  different towns \arie. somewhat. _ a_t  year, for example, Utrecht devoted 21  cents (Du'cli) to its trees for each inhabitant; and '.lhe Hague 2S cents for  each of its '2f>!������������������,000 citizens. It takes  two and .. half fiuicli cents to equal an  Amen, m cent. About ten years ago  the annual cost of en ring for thc trees  .of The Hague w.s nineteen cents  (Dutch) per capita, but since that time"  manv new trees and shrubs have been  planted throughout the city and new  parks have been laid out.  It has been found that not every kind  of tree will thrive in the streets of a  town, for trees have many enemies, both  above and below ground. Gas escaping from pipes underground is the worst  enemy of trees, because quite small quantities of it nre deadly. For this reason  special pre. nil-ions' nre taken against  the leakage of gas in Dutch towns. How  electricity -Seuping underground acts upon trees'as vet has not been sufficient-  lv studied to be understood. Trees will  not grow in xovy narrow streets where  the houses are liigh; neither will they  thrive if the pavement does not let in  moisture and air in sufficient quantities.  The best trees for street planting in  Holland are elms and lindens, but the  elm is the hardier of the two and will  grow where a linden wiil not. Trees  of these kinds reach a great age, Mm  thc old elms along the quiet grachts ot  Edam cue of the 'dead' cities of the Zuy-  der Zee,"' which saw the fleets of Van  Tromp and De Ruyter in the harbor of  Edam���������������������������the harbor whichappears so tiny  to modern eyes that one with difficulty  imagines "the terror of the North Sea  anchoring there. Then there are the  magnificent liiukns of thc. Mnllebaan in  Utrecht, which appealed to thc Frencn  monarch, King Louis XIV. Those lindens he commanded his soldiers to spare  on peril of their lives.���������������������������The Hague correspondence Chicago News.  . *-���������������������������-��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������  Letting The Cat Out.  "Say. grandpa, make a noise like a  frog," coaxed little Tommy.  "What for. my son?"  "Why. papa  says   that    when    you  croak we'll get five thousand dollar*."���������������������������  Success. .    ,  Food  Products  Liked By Tho  Whole Family  You will never be.disappointed if you use Ubby's  Pickles ana Oon til'  in onfs on your table.  Libby's have the right taste,  which is always uniform,  and you can depend upon  Libby's as being absolutely  pure.   Try these:  Mixed Pickles  Fancy Olives  Salad Dressing  Strawberry Prosorvem  Current Jelly  Evaporated Milk  Libby's foods are the best  because they are made from  the best fruits and vegetables, by the best methods in  Libby's    Great  Enameled   White  Kitchens*  Insist on Libby's. and you  can depend upon it that  you will get food prod-  which are the  , most satisfactory  _ from the standpoint of taste  and purity. ���������������������������*_���������������������������" .V -* --i-  THE   ENDERBY   PRESS   AND   WALKER'S   WEEKLY.  #.  TAP A KNEW.  Stage Manager���������������������������Remember, Bangs, wc  are depending on your baby to cry lustily in the third scene. Do you think  he'll do his part?  Actor Father���������������������������He ought to, sir. He's  been rehearsing night and day.���������������������������Boston  'I'm n script.  ESCAPING BY A TECHNICALITY.  Teacher���������������������������Tommy, what is an improper  fraction ?���������������������������  Tommy���������������������������You don't 'spocfc me to mention it '"fore all these people, do you?���������������������������  Chicago Tribune.  Mollie���������������������������But why can't hc call on mc?  Mamma���������������������������My dear child, you are too  young to have gentlemen call on you.  Mid lie���������������������������But, mamma, you said that  Fred was no gentleman.��������������������������� Cleveland  Leader.  "T know it, but he's going to lay it  around the bend in the stairway pretty  soon, and L don't want vou to bear the  language he will  use.'  JUST LTKE ONE OF THE FAMILY.  "Wigwag���������������������������Bones says that -when hc i3  at your house he acts just .like one cf  the family.  1-.npeckke���������������������������Yes, he seems fo be as  much- afraid of my mother-in-law as I  am.���������������������������Philadelphia Record.  How  the  Trouble   Began.  "Maria, you will not take offense if 1  ask vou just one question, will vou?"  "No."  "Can you tell me the name of the man  who perpetrated that hat of yours?"  EXPERIENCE.  "Man with the Bulging Brow���������������������������Do you  consider the bite of au ordinary dog dangerous?  Man with the Bulbous Nose���������������������������Every  ordinary dog that ever bit me found it  so.   I carry a gun.  NEW BOGY MAX.  '���������������������������'it's getting dark, Willie," called out  his mother.    "Come in, dear."  Dufc the little boy paid no attention  to her.  "You, William Jcnnin's Bryan Simpson!" she shrilled, "come right into the  house this minute or Senator Aldrich'll  get you!" -      ���������������������������-       "  GIVEN AWAY.       .     "-  She���������������������������Who   gave  the   bride   away?  He���������������������������Her young brother, but the fellow says he still loves her���������������������������From ��������������������������� the  May  Bohemian.  Remembered   That.  Woman of the House (opening the  door about six inches)���������������������������No, I've got  nothing to give to tramps. You've been  here   before,   anyhow,   haven's you?  Ruff on Wratz (turning sadly away)���������������������������  Now that you ^mention it, ma'am, I  think I hev.   I recognize yer scowl.  Nothing Serious.  Mrs. Kawler���������������������������And just as I was about  to���������������������������seems t.i me I'smell cloth burning!  ��������������������������� Mrs. Handsome���������������������������My husband won a  box of cigar-, at a raffle yesterday. He's  smoking one of them" Go " ahead  with what you were savin?.  The Ceilings for Looks~And All Else  Didn't   Look   It.  Upgardson (at the party)���������������������������Who is  that gloomy looking fellow talking to  the hostess? v  Atom���������������������������That's the leader of the famous Joyville Glee Club. 1 thought you  knew him.  v   Possible   Danger.  "I tell you, sir," the man in the mackintosh was" saying, "volumes might be  written on this question of the tariff as  a  local issue."  "I know it," said the man with the  loud necktie, "but let's hope thev won't  be."  You wouldn't  put anything  ^S BUT a Pedlar Art Steel  ceiling in any  building of  yours if you  really knew  how far ahead  of every other  kind of ceiling  ni i n e really  are.  Just as a matter of economy���������������������������  for a Pedlar Ceiling costs no  more to start with than  the very best decorated  plaster; and yet it will  be a perfect ceiling long  after the best    plaster  has become a dangerous  network      of      cracks.  Economy is    the    first  thing to think of in "ceiling any room, of course;  Ceiling���������������������������comparison simply isn't  possible. For my ceilings, designed by notable artists���������������������������some  Two Thousand Designs���������������������������are absolutely correct from an artis_ic  viewpoint.  The patterns are doubly stamped by huge and very powerful  special Pedlar machinery, into  sheet steel, in a way that em- .  bosses the design in clear, sharp,  high relief, with every detail  wrought out to perfection.  ART  STEEL  For Churches, Residences,Civic Edifices, Schools,  Libraries, Hotels, Ciub Houses, Office Eu ildinjjs,  Fac;orics, Shops, Stores.  MYSTIFIED MABEL.  Mother (at lunch) ��������������������������� Yes, darling,  these little sardines are sometimes eaten  by the larger fish.  Mabel (aged five)���������������������������But, mamma, how  do they get the cans open?���������������������������Boston  Transcript.  _________��������������������������� *  HOME  DISCIPLINE.  "How Tillie's clothes hang about her!-  Why they don't fit her at all."  "But think how much worse she  would look if thev did!"���������������������������Life.  LUCKY MISFIT.  "I have nine daughters."  "Must take 'em a long time to dress  when the family goes anywhere."  "N_t so long. They form in a circle  and each buttons another'3 gown." ���������������������������  Lemf-vlie Courier Journal.  ' ADVANCE.  Stella���������������������������Ts she up in society?  Rclla���������������������������Yes; she used t. ."do" her hair,  and uow she coifs it.���������������������������New- York Sun.  Innocent.  "Clifford," asked the teacher, "who  wrote the Junius letters?"  'T���������������������������[ don't know, ma'am." answered  the terrified little bov.   "L didn't!''  HIS TIM K TO  13E  AI.ONK.  ''Come away, children." said their mother,    "liim out in the yard and play."  "But we're watching papa lay ih. stair  cut.!.,  nianima," Lliev-answered.   _   -   ..  HIS  FIN[_TT.  "Give woman the credit she deserves,"  the suffragette cried, -and where would  man be?"  "If she gov. all the credit she want!.!,  he'd be in, the poor!iou..e." sneered a  coarse person in the rear of the hall.���������������������������  Stray Stories.  BREAKERS  AHEAD.  'Tt  will probably be manv  vears before I meet my ideal.'"  "And meantime, what will you do?"  "Oh. get married, I-suppose."���������������������������Cleveland Leader.  A MAX OF  ENTERPRISE.  Stranger���������������������������So you  believe  the end of  the world is at hand?  Crank���������������������������i do, sir.  _ Stranger���������������������������Say, who can l-see a bout getting the biograph rights?���������������������������Boston Transcript.  REGARDLESS OF EXPENSES.  '���������������������������'They sav the weddin . was a sweli affair."  "Swell? The bridesmaids carried  shower bouquets of real spring vegetables."���������������������������Louisville Couric--.journal.  A   Home   Ruler.  I - nicker���������������������������There should be an opposition party.  Bockor���������������������������Well, there's my wife.���������������������������New  York Sun.  At" "the  Opcfra.  Tlie Christy Girl���������������������������How savagely that  conductor wields his baton !  The Harrison Fisher Girl (with a  smothered yawn)���������������������������I ean sympathize  with him. He's trying to kill time.  Intrinsically.  Constituent���������������������������What   do  you  Graph ter is worth?  _ Senator Lotsmuu ���������������������������I don't kuow what  suppose  for it can't be a low-priced ceiling if you have to repair it  every year or two. ," My Art  Steel Ceiling will last as long as  the bulletin g. ' ,  Whv shouldn't it last?���������������������������it's  STEEL. It can't crack, no matter how unevenly the building  settles. Its surface can't flake  off. Moisture can't possibly get  through it. The heaviest jarring  overhead cannot loosen it. It is  THE permanent ceiling. Which  one of 'these facts is true of a  plaster ceiling?  And, as for the look, of a  plaster ceiling compared with  the beauty of a Pedlar Art Steel,  Some metal ceilings are blunt  and vague in design���������������������������stamped  badly.   Mine are not.  There is a Pedlar Art Steel  Ceiling for every style, of architecture or fashion of furnishing  ���������������������������Gothic, French Renaissance,  Louis XIV., Greek, Colonial, or  whatever; and in each architectural period you can have a  choice of patterns that is wider  than the whole.range of some  makers' output.  With paint and judgment, my  Art Steel Ceilings lend themselves to color effects as dainty or  as brilliant as,one might wish,  from the most delicate pastel  shades, to color-schemes .airly  By .antine in (their strength and  strikingness.  And, of course, my ceilings are  fireproof���������������������������which is one reason  why anybody who carries insurance will save their whole cost  in a few years' time, simply  through reduced premiums.  I wish you could see some literature I would like to send you  ���������������������������free, of course���������������������������upon this ceiling question. Between  the illustrations and the  text I guess I could  show you that- pedlar  Art, Steel Ceilings are  the ijiiiid of ceilings you  really want to get the  next time you build or  repair any structure  worth ceiling at all. Tell  me your address (write to our  nearest place) and I will see you  get the information you'ought  to have about the ceiling you  ought to have.  ,; II  Pedlar Products include every kind ot  sheet metal building materials���������������������������too man.: ���������������������������  Items to even mention here. You ean  have a catalogue���������������������������estimate���������������������������prices���������������������������adrice  just for the .asking. We'd like special  ly to interest you in our Arc Steel Cell-,  inss and Side Walls���������������������������they are a revelation  to many people.   More than 2,000 designs.  The Pedlar People of Oshawa-st������������������^  Address our Nearest. Warehouse: .  MONTREAL     OTTAWA       TORONTO       LONDON       CHATHAM       WINNIPEG      VANCOUVER   QUEBEC  |2l-3 Crate St.W. 423 Sussex St   11 Colborne St.     S6 Kin.   St.      200 West King St.   75 Lombard St.  821 Powell St.       127 Rue du Pont  ST. JOHN; N.B.. 42-46 Prince William St.      HALIFAX. 16 Prince St.  Wt want Agents in some sections.   Write for,details.   Mention this paper/ Is*).  sasai  . 1  he's .worth now. I bought him once when  he was just starting out for $75 and a  railway pass.  Mrs. Gotrox���������������������������Maud's coming-out tea  should pass off with.eclat. Mr. Gotrox  ���������������������������All right. I'll stop-lit the bakers and  order some. Mrs. Gotrox���������������������������Order some  what?   ilr.'Gotrox���������������������������Chocolate eclat.  Little Willie���������������������������Say, pa, what is liberty,-  anyway?   Fa���������������������������It's the right to compel  the other fellow to vote with tho gang.  niv son.���������������������������Chicago News.   -  "Aiul please hurry our order." j'Vcs.  ..TT^CJt.fiirijIf^^  wo have a taxicab waiting at the door."  ���������������������������New York ..veiling Telegram.  "I want to get something suitable for  a wedding gift." "Yes. ma'am." replied  lhe floorwalker. Pickle dishes in tho  basement."���������������������������Detroit Free Pros-..  Instructor���������������������������What do you know about  ancestor worship'. Urights���������������������������It's a Chinese ivligion practiced by th_ 1.'allium,  of Hack Kay."���������������������������Harvard Lampoon.  "Ilow .Tiiiie's clothes hang aliout her!  Why. they .on'l fit her at'all!" "I5u:  think how much worse ?!u; would lo.)_  if ihey did!"���������������������������I.if".  "Yon niu. n't a-sk for another piece of  cake. Fa un lie my. It's bad manner-."  ������������������������������������������������������.Midibe so. .mi il'- good taste, mummer.''  ���������������������������Kansas Cilv Times.  ��������������������������� #-���������������������������-���������������������������   Away   With   the   Currycomb!  Still another humane movement in  Syracuse which has the distinction of  b.in_ unique originated with tin: Syracuse fire depart ment. the chief of which.  John I\ Quigley. some months ago sent  out an order by which he abolished the  use of currycombs in hi.* department  and expressed him.-elf thoroughly convinced tliat the currycomb in the .hands  of tin; nvcnmc man is an iii-drumcnt of  Disposal of Old Magazines.  There are so many magazines nowadays, and they do accumulate to  such an appalling, extent, that it is  sometimes a problem to know what  to do with them, we may save one  magazine for binding. ,We are hardly likely to save more than one. What  of the-rest? There is always a good  story in the current number which we  hate to throw away, an article on a  subject about which we are collecting information.  =- Gne^person-lniown-toMhe-v.-riter-has-  collected quite a reference library  from magazine sources. When he  finds an article which pleases him,  or whicli he -considers valuable, iie  cuts it out and puts it away in a  nianila envelope, with the title, author, magazine and date of .. ppearan ce  written  on the  front.   This  is  not a  torture  to  the J101.  the t'orctop of hor-  I.-  'ho shingling of  aUo ordered to  Ho���������������������������My wife never  She���������������������������Luck man!  He���������������������������When  she  HOW SHE   DID HIM.  got'"the b-ttc r .01 nie but once.  When was thutr  niarrtod   nie. ������������������^_  h" dispensed with, iho foretop ami mane  of luir. \s being now allowed to grow.  As a substitute for the currycomb Chief  Qui .ley reconiiiwiid^d the use of fibre  cloth or fibre bru-h.���������������������������Vogue.  '  _ .-.   His Lams Excuse.  "Gregory.'-' said 'Mi.. Squnllop, "I have  ii������������������-l received a letter from Mr . Abigail,  .he .iys that a-* we don't seem to want  her to come to visit us this summer .he  will postpone it indefinitely. What does  sin- mean, by that'.' I told you to write  aim tell her to come at her own eon-  Was, that what,vou wrote to  great of trouble if done a* the time,  although it is an endless task to go'  through whole piles of old magazines.  The envelopes are all of uniform size,  and are kept on the low ;t shelf of his  bookcase, out of sight. They are, big  enough for the , average \jnagazine  pages to lie out. flat.. As the pile,  grew, their owner began to keep them  in alphabetical order, as much as possible, according to title. He lias now  several things of great value and interest which have gone out 01 print,  and a great deal more accessible and  more=-convenient^than"-it=could~other-=  wise be.  ���������������������������  ���������������������������    +���������������������������������������������  _lobbs���������������������������If these opera singers have  such great European reputations, win-  do they want to conic over here? Slobbs  ���������������������������To add an American salary tq their  repertoires.  venience  her. '  "Kr���������������������������;  f- . nn Hop  ibstnatially," answered   Mr.  "I   couldn't remember how  that   word  'convenience' is spelled, and  so I  made it 'risk.' ���������������������������'���������������������������' THE ENDERBY PRESS AND- WALKER'S WEEKLY  July 15, 1909  ���������������������������U HI'  __B__  XX Iw  A teaspoonful of Fruit  Salts in a glass of water  before breakfast will give  tone to the system and  make the day's sun or  shadow all carry smiles  for you. Try it. ' Keep  healthy, the rest will come  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  Cliff Street Enderby  xrxzx  PRO BONO PUBLICO  T^XZZL  (Correspondents will please be brief and avoid  personalities. The Editor reserves the right to  reject any correspondence or part of correspondence that does not bear on the question at issue,  or treat! thc subject in a personal interest rather  than in the interest of tho public. Be brief.  Words do not make thought. Write over a nom  de plume if you wish, but sis.   your name also.)  Why  Swelter over  a Hot Stove  When you can do your ironing  with comfort even on the hotest  day, with a Westinghouse Electrical Sad Iron, with very little,  cost and in less than half the  time required by the hot wood  fire. No waiting for the iron to  heat; no overheating, no inconvenience. I am getting a dozen  of the best Westinghouse irons  made, and am going to sell them  at 50c less than Vancouver prices.  Get your order in early; most of  them are spoken for.  F. V.  MOFFET  E. darby  Electrical Supplies  ?  Did you say you wanted land?  Why, Strickland, one mile  north of Enderby, has all kinds  of land for sale. He has bench  land for fruit. He has bottom  land for hay, and river front for  residences suburban. His price  is from $40 an acre up. See him  before you locate, or address���������������������������  Chas. E. Strickland, Enderby  House for Rent, with or without use of stable;  free wood and water and good garden. Handy to  town.  =50"GrosB-.re d=goodHayi ng-^ulleta^for  eale. From trap-nested stock., H.  E. Waby, Enderby  An Open Letter  Editor The Enderby Press:  Dear Sir: I feel driven to protest against your editorial of July  5th, commenting on the Sigel  murder case, New York. I was  not sorry that other things  crowded out my letter last week,  for I had hoped that you would  make some amends for the editorial in question, and that no  further protest would be called  for. Your only word to those  who objected to this editorial is  a suggestion that they have  "brain-storm." You can hardly complain if those whose moral sense was  already offended look upon this as a  further insult.  What do you suppose the Christian  men and women of Enderby think of  your statement that men and women  fervent in religious passion are usually  very sensual? Enderby is not radically  unlike other places. Is your statement  true here? Can you be ignorant of the  fact that the great antidote to sensuality  is the i_ligious passion?  Your remark about the "pulpit extremist" is indecent. And if it were  true to the facts, your conclusion would  still be strange. Surely you know that  the purest home life is often found  where the family circle is large.  You "knew of a missionary." If  there are any men and women whose  lives have been especially heroic, devoted, pure, they are the missionaries.  If. there are any whom every instinct of  chivalry in us ought to protect from attack, they are the missionaries. Avery  few of them have gone astray. Knowing the debasing surroundings in which  they live willingly for the sake of the  good they can do, a man of fine feelings  will feel genuine sorrow if occasionally  one goes wrong. But to some men the  very few who fall before the dangers of  their work are of greater interest than  the vast majority who never fall.  The thinly veiled indecency of your  remark about the camp-meeting is perhaps the grossest in the whole article.  The camp-meeting is open to criticism.  But what you insinuate about it is false.  And if you ever found such conditions  as you suggest (which I. doubt) those  conditions were entirely exceptional. Is  the indecent exception of more interest  to you than the undeniable good that  has usually followed the camp-meeting.  More, if such things as you insinuate  ever did occur, they were the work of the  hangers-on, not of the "fervid." And  to attribute to the camp-meeting all the  evil of those who attend it, is as logical  as to blame the Christian church for the  vice of every man who ever steps inside her doors.  Concerning Chinese missions in our  cities. They have been one of the  hardest problems of the church. The  results are confessedly unsatisfactory.  The method of providing women teachers for Chinese men is not used in  China; has not proven the best in  America, and is being discarded. It  has been tried in America because it is  easier to secure female than male  teachers of leisure and ability. But it  is not true that the Sigel case is a usual  case in all except the murder. For  several years I was closely associated  with the headquarters of the missionary  -work^of'the'Methodist'churchrand^was1  intimately acquainted with her workers.  And if any young   woman   was ever  ruined by her Chinese mission work in  that church, I have yet to hear of it. I  have no doubt that some of the largest  church organizations could affirm that  no such disaster has ever occurred in  connection with their work.  But why pursue this matter further?  Most of your article was unfit for publication, and is unfit for public discussion. The real question is not whether  Chinese mission work in our cities is  open to criticism. The real question is  whether you are justified in making an  admitted disaster in missionary work  the excuse for an editorial that is  wholly false, grossly indecent, an insult  to every earnest Christian in the community, and a polluting influence in  every home into which it enters. Your  article will do no harm to thoughtful  men. But it has very great possibilities  of harm to those who are not yet capable of reading it with discernment.  One more word. For this letter I  have no apology to offer you. If I had  written still more strongly I should owe  you nothing. But there are others in  Enderby whose opinions I respect, and  whose confidence and esteem I covet.  Before these condemn this letter as  harsh I hope they will read again your  editorial, and ask themselves in what  other terms it can be truthfully described. Yours faithfully,  W. A. Gifford.  Enderby, July 10, 1909.  [In the fifteen years that we  have been doing newspaper and  essay work, we have never seen a  professing   Christian   misinterpret, misconstrue, and falsify the  meaning and purpose of an article as this reverend gentleman  has the editorial in question.   In  his anxiety to condemn he has  not    touched    the    shallowest  thought upon which the article  was builded.     He  has  set up  evil men of straw and torn them  down again.   He has worked the  shell game upon himself.   Below  we reproduce the ' 'objectionable''  editorial that has given this good  man the rabies.   Read it and you  will see wherein we have been  misquoted and the article falsified.   From the very commencement of his protest he has drawn  upon his perverted imagination  for the cause of his vaporings.  His reference to "brain-storms"  is purely the imagining of a man  looking for something.    "Enderby knows what a "brain-storm"  is now," had no more reference  to the storm playing in this man's  belfry than it had to a storm in  Egypt.   He  "thought" that is  what was meant, just as lie has  ���������������������������' 'thought'' a mountain of evil into  an article that does not and never  did exist.���������������������������Ed.]  "The religious passion ia akin to, if not the sister of, the sensual pnieion. Men and women fervent in one are usually very hot in the other. The  man or woman who goes to the extreme in one, is  not less intemperate in the other. Note the ever-  increasin_ progeny about the pulpit extremist's  heels, and the wake of little-ones that follow unsanctioned the fervid camp-meeting. I knew of a  missionary who was sent to Christianize the Indians away up in Alaska. He was a fervent worker  ���������������������������always hot upon the evil one's trail, and florid in  his sin-damning pyrotechnics. He used to work  over-time with the Indians to show them the sinfulness of their way, and to keep the balance true  the Indians would point to his poor wife and then  to his progeny, seldom more than a year between  them, and with the stiff smile of a savage man  speaking: of a fallen angel, they UEed to express  then_olve9 something- like this: 'Heap big man  of God no doubt! much better Indian no doubt;  but allsame Taurus for sure!' "   LOST���������������������������On the Enderby-Mara wagon  road, on June 15th,   a black,   leather-  discount  For a few days more we are going  to offer our Complete line of  ummer  covered loose-leaf pocket memorandum  book-^Will-the-finder-=kindly .eave-the  same at the office of Walker's Weekly.  HAMILTON LANG, Road Supt.  Mowers  W.R.  GAW  V  Departmental Stores  E R N O N,   B. C.  _������������������s=_K__^__a_____:  iir.-A ��������������������������� .;-:.*..-> _  McCormick& Deering Mowers  and Rakes are THE BEST  Write us for catalog and prices on whatever size you  want. These are the mowers and rakes which guarantee value to the buyer, and save him money at  every turn of the wheel. Strength, durability and  the splendid manner in which tney do their work  make them favorites with every man who knows  good machinery. .  We Carry All Kinds of Implements  The largest and best equipped implement warehouse in the  Okanagan, and the very best grade in all lines. We save  you money on your purchases and make it worth while for  you to communicate with ub.  McLaughlin Carriages and Automobiles  The very best that money can buy.  W. R. MEGAW  FIRST QUALITY ONLY  VERNON  s  Underwear  and Striped and plain  Flannel Pants  at a discount of 10 per cent.      These are all first-  class goods without a mar, and the line ii  complete.   We want our gentlemen  customers to realize that  here are BARGAINS  Also a line of dress shirts  The POLSON MERCANTILE CO.  Limited  Postoffice block Enderby  Enderby Brick  THE BEST BRICK IN THE PROVINCE. Specified in C.P.R  contract for facing Revelstoke station. A large stock now on hand  Reasonable prices for large or small quantities.  Cool in summer; warm In winter.   Sares  By far the cheapest material for a substantial house.  most of your painting and about half your insurance.  The Enderby Brick 6 Tile Co., Enderby  Special  These are the prices  to-day  Owing^to^market^fluctuationsr  prices  are   subject  to   change  without notice:  Four Star Chop, $2.00 per 100 lbs  Three Star Chop, $1.95 per 100 lbs  Bran: $1.70 per 100 lbs.  Shorts, $1.70 per 100 lbs.  Middlings, $1.80 per 100 lbs.  Wheat, $2.30 per 100 lbs.  Oats, $2.15iperl00Jbs.   Oat Chop, $2.25 per 100 lbs.  Barley Chop, $2.30 per 100 lbs.  Whole Corn, $2.15 per 100 lbs.  Cracked Corn, $2.25 per 100 lbs.  Prices previously   published  of no effect  Terms: Net Cash  The Columbia Flouring Mills  Company,  Ltd.  Enderby B.   C.  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Lodge    No.   _.  Enderby  Regular meetings fir  Thursday on or lifter the  full moon at 8 p. m. In Od3-  fellowi Hall. VltltlM  brethren cordially InrtuC  J. F. PRINGLE  W.M.  C. BRIMACOMI  Secretary          Eureka Lodge, No. 60  Meets erery Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock, in I.  O. .. hall, Metcalf block.   Visiting brothers  ways  welcome.    H. N. Hendrickson, N. O.,  Reeves, Sec'y. J. B. Gaylord, P. G...Trees.  I. 0.0. F.  o  _  THE OKANAGAN MERCANTILE AGENCY  ENDERBY. B.C.  Debt Collection Everywhere on straight commission basis.   Bad debts bought for CASH  W. A. DOBSON, Manager  MISS C. M. DAYKIN, Graduate Nurae  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, or care of Mrs. W.  T. Holtby, Enderby.  BALED HAY FOR SALE- '     ���������������������������   ��������������������������� ���������������������������  The Columbia Flouring Mill, Ltd., Enderby  PASTURE--Wanted: horses to pasture.  Apply, R. Waddell, Hazelmere ranch  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 85, K. of P.  Meets every Monday evening  In K. of P. Hnll.   Visitors cordially invited to attend.  JNO. FOLKARD. CO.  C. E. STRICKLAND, K.R.S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  K.of P. Hall Is the only hall in Enderby suitable  for public entertainments.    For rates, etc., apply  to- R. F. JOHNSTONE, M. E.. Bnderby  PROFESSIONAL  T\R. H. W. KEITH,  Offlee houni:  Forenoon. 11 ta IE  Afternoon, i to I  Evening:, 7 to S  Sunday, lttol  Oflee:  BOX BLOCK  ENDERBY  m   E. BANTON,  Barr^ter, Solicitor,  Notary Public, Conveyancer,  ate.  Offlocs, Bell Block. Enderby,B.C.  pETER BURNET  Dominion & Provincial  Land Surveyor  Enderby,  B. C

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