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 wi"  i\i-ui -  fiff*    ���������������������������  5  l!)  IN  I!  1*'  ~AO$"%y  '-Mm  *t.  Enderby,, B. C., December 7, 1911  AND      WALKER'S       WEEKLY  Vol. 4; No. 41; Whole No. i97  r>"  .it-������������������...  f*7  *  If  1/  Committee Appointed to Canvass  District on Question of Incorporation  The mass meeting held last Saturday afternoon in K. P. Hall to discuss the question of rural incorporation, was attended by a fairly representative body of ranchers iu the  vicinityJof.���������������������������_ Enderby. There ..ere-a  .number of men from every section of  .the district, and   the interest sh6wn  - by them .would indicate that the  question is "really a very live one in  thc minds of thc people.  - . Mayor Ruttan -was called to the  . chair, and Mr. Handcock of, Grindrod,  'was-asked to act   as secretary.   Mr.  Ruttan," in     accepting ._ the   honor-  made it    particularly, clear that, thc  City of-Enderby had no desire to" be  __ tied up" with the - proposed'^ural ^or-  -' Ionization.', but. desired to "see" the in-  . corporation'Tor the district^ brought  ;. * about "only and solely, because it' was  "7felt" thati incorporation 7was *the right"  7-?thing-:if-the~rapid-devcl6pmehtrof the taxes  ation.   "   They   have ' a   troublesome  river   which   costs    the Government  many, thousands each year to keep it  within    bounds.    The   people of the  He was not certain that tuis would  district    want    to- incorporate   .but  be possible, though he felt the injus-. want the   Government   to .leave the  tice of being   held "in a municipality  troublesome, river out of tne incor-  whose seat, of   government was nine ' porated    limits.      This  the Govern-  miles. away.     He recited the leasonsjment is not inclined to do.  :  why he should wish to join the muni-1   Mr. .Crossman   here offered a reso-  cipality proposed should it be incor-. lution that  a   committee of nine be  porated, and gave as reasons for the ' appointed to   go fully into the ques-  inqorporation     the   fact . that     the tion and to canvass the district.   An  m  railway* and" tramline devel 'pments amendment carried cutting tin. .corn-  proposed for this section made it im- Imittee to five, and ,the'following gen-  pcrative 'that   the .district "should be piemen .were "named:   F. Hassard/Mr.  R    Waby, Wm. Owen,  V The first' meeting of  the committee will be. held on Saturday next, at the City Hall.        -  yrfi  organized so as to handle .the,;ques- \ Crossman; H.  tions which are sure to some _up as a ^ Gerald" Neve.  result, of the proposed. devel opments.  He told of the,ease with wliich local  improvements can be made-under incorporation, and - also ~of���������������������������the. great  advantage.. to the, district of - being  able to handle under the direction of  localimenf.the expenditure oi the rev:.  enue collectedp.Tfomi the", 'district1 In������������������  OUT AND IN TURNS  rdistrict'iwere desired...,'He'wjuhHre-  * fuse'j to .endorse"Jany _movement. look:  ing .to"the "combining- of city "and'  country in one incorporation, even-if  such "a move could bo made"' possible,  forhe did not believe any such organ-  ,;Answering .,the;:objection7raised in  . Endcrby_���������������������������curlers are .congratulating  themselves .. on!" having",,. started-fthC  roarin'-.game a-< monthvahead...of the  usuar..date.'7-7.Some"- knockout -games  .were,, played; early;- in November/arid  now, it^would require that 7 mount "of  ization. could be operated _witii satis-'ltime to 'bring it about.'^All ftherdis-  some, Quarters-;������������������hat- the-movemehVI ������������������?^ 3^h;the;first of'thelregular  to incorporate-was a year "or two' too ^H18'f���������������������������S"Vto������������������k^lace-7The Lce  early/Mr. -Hassard-saidltha't1 even H|th������������������8'year;is;the-best ever; played: upon:  ���������������������������ineorporatio^were decided upon^i^^e^^^^of^^h^^  1 - - -       - few days before, the'-November cold  y-r  faction.-. The demands oi thc one  were sure to operate against. the  other, and he believed each should be  conducted independent of the other,  yefr~in the interest of each other and  the District as a whole. He hoped  the question would be gone into in  detail, and tbat "rural incorporation  would follow "in due course. He re-.  cited how "satisfactory Enderby's experience had been as an incorporated  City Municipality, and believed' as  great' things could  for thc District ".hy  .tricts in "the Valley; were now-incorporated, and .they are satisfied. '> Hc  believed the Government was,doing  even more for the incorporated districts than-for the unincorporated;  Mayor   Ruttan . here took Pulsion  to point out the drawback which the  City of Enderby   has always .felt in  dealing' with "the Government in matters of interest to1 the" district.     The  City   makes "representation    to   the  , Government for this or that expendi-  be accomplished jtdre ta   the   interest of the district,  rural incorpora- j but there is no district organization  tion, if the work were taken up in the to support the representation.   "You  right way.    Mayor    Ruttan said he slt   ar0und,   and   we   never   hear a  had   taken   considerable   interest   in  "thT^qfiestitrtT  of   incorporation, and=r^flortg madeTn  word   from   you   in   support of the  was convinced ' ttyit the best vvay to were  an  your behatf. If you  organized body you could  advance as a district .was through or-1 send a representative to act in con-  ganization. He had seen how other; Junction with our representative in  incorporated rural districts had gone | bringing before the Government thc  ahead after being incorporated, and requirements of the district. '  was certain   the experience   .' other  wicked in, 'and " he managed to "get a  strong,  stiff ' bottom/5 ; The- weather  has not been - favorable for "the past'  week, but the   ice   has held up well,  and the games" are   proceeding each their  night.     Following   is    the,- score to!They  date:..    / ';     .>    "'"    " :   \  Nov. 30���������������������������Dill 13;    Keith 6.- Murphy  won from Scott by default.  Dec. 1���������������������������Mack 12;    E.    Evans, 7;  J.  Evans 9; Reeves 10.    '    - ~  Dec. 4���������������������������Murphy 7; Dill 10.   Keith 11;  Scott 7.     "   _        -.7: 7/^i [i.Try  Dec. -5���������������������������Reeves   2;"-Mack   12. ''X Er  Evans 10; J. Evans 6f  Dec. ,6���������������������������Murphy won from Keith,by  default.   Dill 13;.Scott 6..  News of the Town and District/     f 7  of Interest to Enderby Readers  Mrs. S. P. Stevens and son "Milt F. B. Dill of New,. Westminster. Mr.,  returned from Seattle on Thursday-Dill is brother .of E. . H. Dill, in-  last. -.1 .'charge of   the   gents',furnishings de-0  Harvey & Rodie   report that local partment of the Enderby Trading, Co,"'";;  interest;in land buying is very active and was   visiting- his   .brother "this  just'now. ' {week. He thinks'Enderby and district/  Skating on the river has been, look pretty good. , The:property7in:^  knocked full, of holes this week by [question ��������������������������� is -excellentlyVsituated,^arid"  the warm-wave. '      '   -     ,    , liri a locality-^that is likely-to receive/  .Mr. and Mrs. L. D. Archibald and considerable "..attention - from ~ buyers,'  child left for their Truro'.-N. S.,home in view of its proximity .to the'fanv  on-Wednesday afternoon.   ���������������������������   ���������������������������      ���������������������������>. oris Stepney-ranch...      '���������������������������/' //^-'/iy/,:-\\>.yy^p,  T.Cross Poison .returned from the * Mes^rs    P^D  '&. ^s^^f^7z^  coaston' Sunday,   very much better piet^ the" sale--of Avhat-is-inoW^s^^^l  for^his brief stay at the .netropolis^ lthe Bd   Jonesrplac^ iast.weeKUo thS ^  The host of inends-of Miss Taylor ;������������������ .*..'.._    y.y    <���������������������������'  <':���������������������������.,- >..-yy>--z y .";..^ ym\  will  ing  wick'home.  T'W.-G." Gross -, whohas been teller at.  thc.Union Bank . si^^it^opened^her^p^.p^^^;^:^^^  in June.'-was transfered to. Vancouver.,.tc _>������������������__'-. n&,2--ZZ������������������UiiYZ. &X������������������li&%S&m  the'past.jweek.  7-Sam-:  and-into  cupied  he is"fixing up a veryc6sy;->Uce.  :E." Evans" is*showihg7a:'particularly  attractive show "window" this., week.  For artistic blending " of; color and  neat'-setting it" is worthy, of-extended  notice! '":'   ',    ' ���������������������������     ,-   ^  _,. .-���������������������������--'���������������������������* , . ��������������������������� , - . ...- -��������������������������� - --,- ine aa. Jonespiace iasi-weoK,������������������.to tne,.--.- -.a-^  The host of inends-of Miss Taylor M������������������������������������n.ir������������������ r������������������iri���������������������������������������������r" y-ty. a aZn"~\ -i.���������������������������\-?$*������������������$  ... ��������������������������� -    .���������������������������, -.        -.,     - .   '  - .    -��������������������������� t Northern .Okanagan Land.,,&. Develop-,;' "yZx/M  rill-regret to learn that'she. is leav--' ��������������������������� -;->��������������������������� - ,���������������������������._.__.>.-' .. v ��������������������������� -11- -'������������������������������������������������������>*>��������������������������� yys~rJ&  ��������������������������� ai..     ,L    y      7-.-   '%t     ������������������       ?i,ment,Co.  .The, company-is ���������������������������.omposedT^.^0  ag this afternoon for her New Bruns- b , .   ' i     -*. ������������������ ~ Jmlr - ������������������������������������������������������-������������������������������������������������������Al'-^-^'k'/Jk  & " -     "   - ^ ������������������ '^''ocal and .Vernon men.'^LThey-pro^^v^^  . '    .'    ..    ���������������������������-.,'���������������������������       <= ' '  ������������������'      *   *'. i -*-"'.   '. -y^!Kr~!'������������������Z^'r- V&  !. sub-dividing;,andt putting^Rop|^%y%S|  rof local and .Vernon, men.  I pose  .the market   inV-smaU^blocKs.x^*"Thijl.������������������^  *   - - ~" /i-s~ ���������������������������r.-'tj. y*--Vpiyi<>;- ���������������������������  ���������������������������<ESt8t  ; $6,000. r,The 7"property-" isJ.:situaited^'6iui  MjtS?  y pleased', _-,to .v receive - -. Thc ���������������������������.*&&$$&  Jagazine-^onjjourjcxchange^^LH^g  table.c7Itf is! 7aT handsomely ^pViritediv;^^  perio^icai;7fillcd;:with-'gobd;kuff^  v'.W^^are  School:-������������������Magazi  cover.tq coyer,- and.r,should .be _in_rthe  hands ' of   every" school- teacher,? arid  Ira Jones;and daughter returned to i ������������������un ffonl th?l_"schoiil{teacher to:'the";  DYNAMITERS CONFESS  Vancouver   home   on 'Friday.'  were    accompanied by Miss7v.  Nichol, who will-spend some weeks at  the coast."   * ** >  V- ,, L, I    t  Mr. and -Mrs. "Gus Schultz were  stricken wjth grief" last _. Thursday  night by the sudden death of-their  baby boy in an- attack _of bronchial  pneumonia. ..-������������������������������������������������������*. 7-y'j j ��������������������������� 7 77.'.'-'7-t:  /.''Ia[ regard to*the^packing school'."  writes Secretary Handcock, of the  Farmers' Institute, "I have abandoned all hopes of getting it as only  five have applied."  ��������������������������� Mm  ..,... .f^sr  ��������������������������� [-.���������������������������\'-Jk I  ;_. ^_-J_?t!^F_ |  rf 77-M  '^yJz&\  7*t  ���������������������������districts in this respect would be repeated here. The Provincial Gov-  _enimcnt,-l)0-8aid,.stood rcady_to help  those districts which showed an inclination to help themselves, and he  was convinced that so fur ns this  district was concerned, it would get  as much, if not more, from thc Government for roads nnd bridges under  incorporation than has been given in  the past as an unincorporaced district.  Speaking for the City of Enderby,  Mayor Ruttan welcomed the movement, and wished thc promoters success in the work before them. The  Oity had no voice in the question,  yet was in a position to offer any  information on the question of incorporation if such informa'.ijn were  desired.  Mr. F. Hassard followed Mayor  Ruttan, and gave much information  on the question which he hid gained  as a ratepayer in the Spallumcheen  Municipality. He knew for a fact  that the Spallumcheen Municipality  got. more assistance from 7he Provincial Government for trank roads  and. bridges than the uninc vporated  district of Enderby and Mara aad received for similar purposes. He and  others in his vicinity would gladly  pull out of the Armstrong Municipality and join   the Municipality pro-  Mr. Ruttan  argued that while- the  no  =Jrhere-is=a=-gre'at=shortage-of-roilk  For the-past two months the trial jthroughout thb yalley. The Glen-  of the McNamara 'brothers accused 0_'eerrack D������������������iry is selling '{00 quarts to  dynamiting the Los Angeles Times'Vernon������������������ an(1 Is" finding difficulty in  building and the - Llewellyn Iron (keeping the local (leman<1 s ipplled.  Works, has occupied the boa.'d at the' The Walker Press is busy printing  Angel City. It has required all this,those acceptable family greetings of  rate of taxation would no doubt be J t,I������������������e to ������������������ct a Jurv- A,ul ������������������ow. after Christmas cheer to send to friends  higher under incorporation, you getja11 thc thousands ������������������ave been gathered.far and near. If you have not or-  somethlnrfor-the-expenditure,-ftnd-lfiin-fromJabor-uVloas-t<o carry-on-UioJdwpd.yourB.thcro.is.stilLtime.if.you  thc   district   gets   something,   it is'lcgal fight   for   the   lives of the ac-jwiV make the opportunity.  cused, both men have confessed and I 0nc of thc most enjoyable annual  the trouble ends. J, B. McNamara ,,al,s ever given by the Enderby  who dynamited thc Times building, in!Knights of Pythias, was that held In  which 21 persons lost their lives, is.t,ie "all last night. Fully 150 dan-  sentenced to life imprisonment, and  John J. who blew up the Llewellyn  works, in which ho lives were lost, is  given 15 years.   .  homes. ... Clive7-"Phillips:W6lley,:,7.1s  its editor and "--Victoria" its ^homerVf  ' Two sleigh loads of the young;-p'eo-Jzj^gM  pie of the Presbyterian jhurih took a i'/riVft  ride out to the "Hassard "home last ^7:|^|  Friday-evening.-_. In spite' of "-he"fact-.^^^  that Mr.- Hassard j_s":thV_ father-"p.t-^f*zffi  fourteen";,he,',bears.the- burden-of'.dadf"*"-,i-t"'M  dyhbod.-- so"-lightly-that  young ladies took hiin.for  sons.  .   -       _;^' _ .'      -'    ' -._  7/Z^_  The Girl's.Guild of the Presbyterian  church will hold a candy' sale on Sat-  urday, Dec. 16tri,  at 3 o'clock";  hav-  =*#!  y --I  worth something, and if it is worth  something, it ought to be ��������������������������� ild for.  Mr. Jas. Johnson and Mr. McKay  followed with argument along the  same line, and urged incorporation.  Mr. Chas. W. Little, of Mara, took  exception to some of the remarks of  the speakers, and urged that before  any move is made for a change it  should be shown wherein the change  was to benefit the district. He took  the figures of Mara school district as  an-example, and ��������������������������� showed tbat while  the total amount. of taxes collected  in that district reached only $1,232,  he, as road' superintendent had alone  expended $3,000 the past season in  road and bridge work. He did not  wish to oppose incorporation if it  were generally deemed the be^t thing.  However he knew of some people living in one incorporated rural municipality who were not satisfied and  would gladly move out. He knew,  too, that the Kelowna rural district  was not incorporated, and there were  men there who were hoping that it  never would be incorporated.  Mr. Hassard here stated thc reason  why the Kelowna district declines to  FARMERS*    INSTITUTE  MEETING  posed if it were finally incorporated,  take up the responsibility of incorpor-  A regular meeting of the Northern  Okanagan Farmers' Institute will be  held in K. P. Hall, Enderby, on Friday, the 15th of December, at 7:30 p.  m. A lecture will be given on The  Horse and on Feeding of Live Stock, j  The public in general (especially the  ladies) are cordially. invited to attend this meeting.  Ten and twenty acre blocss in the  old Parkinson ranch at $100 per acre,  very easy terms. This property is  only 5i miles from town, and is ideal  fruit soil. We are agents for Deer  Park, same quality of soil, 6J miles  from town, selling now f.or $175 per  acre.     Poison & Robinson.  Men's Ties, Suspenders a<:d Armbands ��������������������������� in���������������������������'fancy boxes. J. W. Evans  & Son. ':'������������������������������������������������������  cers were on the floor.     Thc attendance from outside   points was large.  Commenting on the action of the  mass meeting last 'Saturday, a correspondent writes: "I need not say  that I will do all I can to help rural  incorporation along.. I feel sure the  more it is studied and discussed the  better it looks."  Robt. Hartwell, living a few miles  out of Armstrong, was taken to the  coast Sunday week, suffering a serious illness,. Unfortunately medical  aid can?e too late, and his ody was  brought back last Sunday, Rev'. Mr.  Green .accompanying.  All children connected with the  Presbyterian Sunday School are requested to meet at the church on Friday, Dec. 22, at 3.30. In place of the  usual Christmas tree they are to be  given a drive, and afterwards refreshments will be served in basement,and  the evening spent in amusements.  This week Messrs. Harvey & Rodie  sold the H. H. Worthington ranch of  50 acres near the   Stepney Siding to  ing engaged the west' window of the  Walker Press for,the occasion. They  ask you to come and buy your Xmas  candy. -  ,  Remember:   Under   the   auspices of.  the W. A., tea is served every Saturday.      Afternoon   between I & 5, at  Mrs. Hilton's   house, for the sum of  15c each person.     . Come before -you-  go home.  Bible Class   and Sunday school at1  10 a.m., service    at 3.30 p.m., week-  night   service,    Wednesday   at   7.30.  Rev. G. D.  Stewart, pastor Enderby1  Baptist church.  As an   investment,   or for a home;'  you will find it hard to yqual the ten  acre lots   that    we-, are offering this'  week,  only one mile from town...We'  can show you* a profit of 20 per" cent.  on your   investment.       This besides  the    increase    in   value.     Poison &  Robinson.  St. George's   Parish   Room can be-  rented for small dances,  theatricals,  meetings, etc, or for the use of a debating or choral society.   For' terms  apply to R. R. Gibbs, secretary.  Semi-Ready Clothing���������������������������made to order. Satisfaction guaranteed." Enderby Trading Co.,'Ltd. .  - New Toys of all description to arrive this week.     J. W. Evans & Son.  FOR  try  SHOES    AND RUBBERS  Enderby Trading Co, Ltd.  Chocolates: Fry's and Cadbury's in  fancy boxes.     J. W. Evans & Son.   . i .  Sweet Cider,  gal.  while   it lasts, 40c  Bring your.yug. G. R. Lawes. RNDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  HAPPY HAWKINS  Bg ROBERT ALEXANDER  Copyright,  1909)  WASON  [By 9m*l_., May nurd A Company, Ine.  saw  the  i 'JLw'TKK Xi K.~ii Continued,)  Barbie Makes ;i Discovery  1 wit* t*co>'ii' (������������������ sight better. L'  ���������������������������i.\m-:.!y how it was." Hill fin' all  a'isi o' the- fellers had done exactly  what. I hud tiirrtcd al an' hadn't divulged my identity, <tn' I'.arbie hadn't  zhe slightest idea that 1 was in lhe  nale. Thoso {���������������������������uuplu who know precise-  iy tin; right lime lo disobey orders, ruo  liuuiaiiily;   but  thev're  I wan stutterin ' sho  an' give  me a good  a  big  hol[>  lo  mighty scarce.  Jiill, lie opened tin.' door uf the shack,  nn' ben, "Come on out, Hank, a lady  * suits to be introduced to .vou.'"  I stepped to tho door fe.olin' worrdcr-  iuI bashful, but when P.arbie saw tno,  she went several different, colors an'  .shouts: '''Happy, Ifappy Hawkins!  What on earth do you mean by bein1  noruT'���������������������������"  f������������������er voice was trembly an' aceusin'  ".in- reproachful an' glad an' a lot of  other things; an' I found it mighty  hard io como bstck with a joke, quick  enough lo suit me. I felt sort o'  llighty, with hor Ing dark eyes lookin'  into me, an' vvhih  opened up ou  mo  old-fashioned scold in '���������������������������un ' Y. Celt dandy.  Bill, ho was troubled some, with startin'  eyos. Jessamine was brrjody sill right,  but compared to iSarbie, she looked  like a six o' suit alongside the queen  o' trumps).  '' Why,'' soz H'Sari.de, lu rnin ' to -I es-  ?a:tiio, "everything always goes right  when Happy's present. 1 might have  known from your description that il  was Happy who saw tho only way���������������������������"  "Oh, pshaw, uow," so/, f, breakin'  in, "I didn't do a blasted thing. Cupid  here was lho master workman on thi?  job, while Bill���������������������������"  "That's all true, enough," sez Barbie, "you have lhe gift.of hidin' yourself in" your work; bill Y can see you  just the same."  "ft was "corjaialy. cQmforlin' to hear  rhe way sho went on about it; but it  was a littlo too cold-blooded for my  nerves,   'cause  the love and respect X feel for iny  father."  I' gavo a littlo shiver. ������������������������������������������������������ Barbie," I  sez, "L don't think you'll ovor havo to  pay that, high a price. I never saw  your Dad cruel in cnld blood, an' he's  purty just."  "Oli, .1 would rather dip than, .md  out that he'd over beon cruel to my  mother; but, f waut to know sibout her;  and sonio day f will." Shu squeezed  my hand hard and her eyes wer wot  with tea is whim she stepped on the  tiain; but she tried lo smile. nh������������������ sure  did.  i hadn't done ri thing  this timo but make one small suggestion; so we finally compromised by fid-  mittin' that now an' again, 1' was picked out to be. tho nail on the finger of  Pate. Sometimes I rather think that  comes purty close to hittin' me.  .Jessamie hsul graduated from the uni  vorsity whore P.arbie was goin', at the  ���������������������������   close of Marine's first year.     They had  .met,  an',  remembered .each  other; .an'  as soon W the news of the (loin's had  ���������������������������-.  reached: the   Diamond . Dot,   of   course  Barbie piked over to make a call.   The  "outcome was that whon'lhc Colonel sent  out'a man to lake my place, 1 rode back  -lo  the  Diamond   Oof. with   Barbie/fiu'  it was mighty good  to bo there again.  .Tabe/.   give   mo   a   good   firm   harid-  tihakc; an' f didn't rub it in about the  silkworms;, no-that everything just slid  ilong an smooth as joint-oil, an' T had  *   good   opportunity   to    estimate    thc  'benefit of Harbio'fi fichoolin'.    She was  ������������������. heap  more changed than  Y had  sup-  ponied at first; the' was a .way she had  ���������������������������f  holdin'  her   head   an'   walkin'   an'  talkin',  that showed  me quick  enough  that    money   spent    mi   her    edication  tVu.hu 't nowi.Ho wasted.  flut, sho went ba-ck  to hor last ycsir  soon   aftcr-this.-inlc/tdin'   ��������������������������� <>   l������������������c - the  . best ininiViU'.fe.-isaniiG'H weddin'.    This  woddin'-Avas a ciirionn thing au' opened  my ovoh-purty-wide to" I he ways of women.' I'<l ''a"'been .willin '  to bet ��������������������������� my  saddle   thai   the   one   man   sho   never  would marry, wuh J'.iH;  but she owned  up herself that site bad mado up  her  miad to marry him tlie first night thoy  met.    She wasn't quite sure of it until  =H������������������ita=aiH=ihfr-had-thc-f:tlUoiiUo4:ac=������������������u|Julr  aud   til at 'ficll'lud   it.    She  said   a   man  who had lhe .spunk to stick up for his  dog the way Kill did would be a purty  handy kind to have around Iho house,  .tn* she was  jus!  tryin' him out to sen  how   far   he'd   go, ' She   was   actually  fond  of   dogs  all   (he  time,  especially  bnlldogi).    A  girl baby  three )''���������������������������:"'������������������ "k\  .-nuld "havo   fooled   Melhusaleh   in   his  prime, an' that moans afti'r he'd  had  _.ibm.t  si v: h nnd rod yoars of experience.  ~-u\<] 'tf a  wnndorfiil invontioiiywoiiiaii. "~  -Ml the While before Harbio loft, sho  Vas 1'ryinJ  U..plan  (nil   what   use  she  ivas   goin'    lo   put    ber   edication    to.  .���������������������������.oiriotimo* h\w was minded to go on the  -Uigo, at others lawyerin' looked good  her, but most of the time she seemed  think   that a  fomale  CHAPTER XX.  Itichard   Whittington   Arrives  Well, that winter rolled by without a  break. Me an' .labez had just aoout  learned "how to take each othor, an'  we didn't stretch our harness to thc  snappin' point. Bill Andrews had finally got tol'abie well acquainted with  mc also, an' was able lo savvy tnat  while peace was my one great desire,  the' was some prices that I wouldn't  pay for il.  We was all hct. up when the graduation day finally came, an* we didn i, do  a lick of work ou fho ranch: just gath  ercd  ishiri'  talkin' about her in hushed voices,  had   won   honors   an'   medals  an'  tiling or another until f. reckon we  purty   much   an   Mr.--.   \iashingtou  when she was eloauiti' house to welcome  the father of his country after ho had  showed   England  where     to  resel     thc  boundary stakes.  Barbie had wrote us that she was go-  in' to cut out a string of invitations as  long as your arm and pike right out  for home as soon  as sho  had  finished  around  the   ranch   buildiu's,  up  her  harness an'  bosses,  pol  ;i n ���������������������������'  She  ono  felt  did  her part of tho programme, au' we  weren't able to do a tap until she arrived. At first f was minded to drive  down after her, an' then I decided that  it- would be bettor for ine to slay at  home an' line up the boys iu some sort  of style to receive her. Spider Kelley  went after hor and as soon as they hove  in sight I had-all the punchers charge  down an' shoot their guns off in the  air. They was wearin' their gaudiest  raiment an' shoutiu-' their heads off, an'  she. owned up herself that it topped  anything sho ever saw iu  the  Mast.  She stood up in thc bnckboard an'  took off her hat-an' swung it about  her" head, and shouted, "Hoys, you're  just, bully���������������������������every one of=;you!'' air say,  the' wasn't, a puncher on the Diamond  Dot, that wonldn'f? have.given up'his  hide to make her a pair o' ridin' gloves.  Jabe?. had waited back at the ranch  house an' lie was t.remblin-' when we  left hini lo ride down au' meet her.  Hore she was. comin' back for the  last time with all the learuiir" of the  earth packed si way in her head, an'  niched up with moro degrees than a  thermometer; but it hadn't changed her  heart, not one grain; an' when she Saw  the home buildiu's with ol' Mount Savage sittin' up on Iiis throne an' all lho  little peaks bowin' boforo him, like  pages to a king, she jes' threw out her  arms as though she would laky in the  whole outfit" in ono big hug, an' her  eyes "filled up with tears as she sex, "Oh,  Dad, I love it.      I  it, evory line of it,  an '  I'vo  hungered  ail these -years���������������������������an '  yon most nf all,''  Well,   you   should  love every .j.eb of  evory sh.'ulo of it;  in'  thirsted   for  it  for you,  Dad.  fo-  Beam? Why, f reckon you could have  lit a cigar on his face, an' ho fluttered  around_like.aJicii-w_ith_pne_.uhickoii-nn7  have  vou  ', i  seen  .labez.  doctor   would  fillin'  her  than  anything  it   a  hi do  i round  of  tii  to  ,'omf  nearer  _v!V no' Jabe/. worried about  heap; but we was wise enough to  it We knew lhat Barbie carted  it all times what thoy call a spirit  .wnbalii'ity, which fattened on opposition an' we preferred to let her se.iap  ,t out with herself, hopin' that what  she finally deci'dotf on would be a.l tor  tlie best '���������������������������   . ,  .Jabe/,  naiil  good-bye.  at,  the edge  of  ranch, while T drove  her  over to  I   kind  o'   fought  s.iy  in it seemed to mc that  some  kind  of  d   job  the  Webb   StuJ ion.  ������������������i! Danders 'cause  .he'   was  always  jvaitin' fi  left me ������������������  cei'.  "Have  she asked  into sight  ���������������������������  mo  heap  there,  a.i  Raibio  had  ')'  f  work  for that  win-  you  tesirncd  anything yet .  mi... after the train had pulled  an' we was slmkin' hands.  certain,''    soz  I.  several     rumors,  went out.      Do  .vou  it much,  Barbie?"  iv  but  what  .1  she.   ' "There isn't  now about  about her  Barbie?" said  J.  in' then  Not a thing for  ' 1 "ve  Hfunibled  onto  but  they always  still study over  "Nover' a day goes  si adv over it," sez  anything I. wouldn't iV\^t(\j  my mother���������������������������all  "Are you sure,  She thought hard a minute,  ������������������he threw back hor bead an' looked  Sato my eyes. "Yes," she said, in a  low   tone,   f'd   give   everything���������������������������even  Dial, one a duel:. Ho couldn't quite  believe that it was all true and that  he wa.s actually awake. He had worried so long about, her etittin' into some,  new game as soon as her schoolin ' was  dime lhat he hardly dared rejoice for  fi-sir it would wake him up; but it didn't take her loni. to begin enjoyin'  her old ficcdom again. It took us  siime longci' lo adjust ourselves to her,  however.  N'ow.nlic ha da 'f changed "sui-lfnn" aw"  fnl sight, an' yet the' was somethin'  abniii, her 'al made yon feel like touch-  in' your lint when she issued mi order.  Nol'that she wan uppity nor nothin';  she rambled around playin' wilh Mio  collK an' the calves, an' rompin' with  the dogs, an' fairly stiickin' up the  whole plnci' in little heaps. An' she  niHtled up hoe old nombrero an' leg-  gin's just as thmiftb she had nevor &ct  a hoof off the range. Still, the' was  something about her you could'nt quite  put your linger on; but which you knew  in your heart was thero all the time,  awailin' till she made up her mind to  eall it out; like a handful o' regulais  givin' dignity to a scrawny two by  twice fort in the fnjun country.  TVc took up our ridin' again, an'  just as I was gettin1 used to it, along  conies a feller lookin' aboul two thirds  starved. His clothes was ragged an'  soiled, lie had forgot his baggage, he,  was on foot( an' when Y say on foot, I  don't only mean that he was dispensin"  with thc'luxury of a pony; ho was also  unencumbered with soles to his boots),  but' ho had indoor hands, a r>h2i at>  straight as an Injun's, an' a way of  flingin' up his head an" drawin' down  his brows when yon spoke to him Ridden, whieh proved 'at trumpiir was  only a sideline, with him. He put. in  an  application ' :is  cook   for   r.'ne   home  gang-  01' Cast Steel looked inlo him- examined his eyes, his hands, an' tiie v.ay  ho carried his head. Then he spoke  kind o' slow an' drawly, "Cook*"  so/ he. "Well, I'd be willin' to bet  'at you've atayed up till three o'clock  a  .map  more times   'n  you   have ever  arose at this wholesome hour.      What  can   you  cook?"  Well, the foller he laughed, an' sez.  "Vou win. r own up 'at I ain't no  cook, nor I ain't no cow pnnchor; but  my pension has stopped an' my appetite is stiJI ruurii.li'. I never yet recall roadio' no notice- of any cool; what  died  of starvation."  .Isibcz grinned. "I don'I ask no  man about his past,-" scz������������������ ho. "No  man knows nothin' about his future As  for the present, you can help with tho  eookin'. Hap Jack is due for his bonder, weeh after next, an' if you can  I earn the trade by that time you'll  tonic in handy."  'Twas the first, time. I ever hoard ol'  Cast Steel vary his hirin' speech; ao .1  knew 'at he too had the-feller spotted  for a stray; but. he rolled up his sleeves  an' starred to pee! spuds for tho oven-  in ' shun. He said that his name was  Richard Whittington, an* while he didn't talk overly extensive about himself.,  he wasn't nbwise offish nor snarly, lie  did his work up to the limit too. an'  even ol' Flap .lack didn't complain as  much a.s ho generally did whenever he  was furnished with a little oxtra help.  The peculiar thing was the way 'at  Barbie troatcd him. She camo down  to the cook shack soon after he landed,  with a lot of .labo?.' old clothes an' a  pair of boots, 'causo anything in distress got to her heart by the shortest  cut. -She came Jopin' along with  about fifteen dogs, wliistlin' an' Inun-  min' an' sort o' dancin' up iu the air  like a young angel; but thc minute she  saw him she sobered up, an' after he  had thanked hor, which he did iii book  Jaugwidge, she simply pulled down the  blinds an' locked tho door." 'Tt was  mighty curious an' set us all to talk-  in', 'cause she treated us fellers just  as friendly as thc rest of the stock;  but Dick made a bad"impression right  at the start, an' we kept our eyes on  him for the first crooked move.  , He was a restless feller, was Dick,  alius askin' quostious about breeds an.'  J'encin' an' winter feeds-an' niarkot-  in'. Suid he liked to have somethin'  to "study about when his hands was  workin'. Barbie loft, ouo of hor books  out." in thc wagou-shed one day sui'  .Dick found -it. lie curled right up  on a cushion an' begun to road. . That  waa tho very day 'at. Flappy was to  start off ou "his periodical, an' hc had  made all his preparations so that everything would be in apple-pie order. When  dinner went by an' uo'deputy showed  up he'ground out several canticles of  profanity;-but when suppor time hove  in sight and nairy a report from "the  .substitute-hash-herder, he'fairly stood  on tiptoe an' screamed his woes into  what' they csill the wol-kiii; an" you  can bel that Happy made her welk all  right. - '  He. had been training for this jag for  full three months, an' the thirst hc had  liuilt up wsis somethin', for-the whole  ranch to bo proud of; an' all the boys  was"'full of sympathy an' interest, an'  wauled him lo havo every show in thc  world. They wanted his mind to be  utterly free from care, so that ho could  give his full attention to tackin' up a  Diamond Dot record that, would arouse  tho envy of the entire West, an' Flappy  was in fine shape to do it.  Wc sill-started out to find Dick, whether he was still hidin'������������������ around the  ranch or had started to hiko; but it  was Barbie herself who found him. She  came racin' along with a herd of dogs,  friskiu' an' rompia' the same as they  was; but when she came onto Dick  readin' her book sho simmered down  4nuuejelt=i^WheiHio=kiokcd=tip^aii���������������������������,-aw-  her he semod like a feller wukin' tip  uut, of a dream. It didn't break on  him all al onco; but when it did, hc  looked its guilty as a sheepherder.    He  in,' while the Cornell' crew waa comparatively fresh at the finish. Tt has  been very noticeable in other races  that the defeated crew is the ono worn  out. The reason is that the winners  exerted thoir strength more effectively.  '"Consider an oxamplo that, can be  seen almost any evening; that of the  street-lamp lighter, Lamps havo been  used in the streets for many generations. Thousands of men and boys  have been employed as lamp lighters,  and, according to the ideas of m'auy,  the work of lighting tho lamps must  bo efticiont. Here is the process of  lamp lighting, as observed in one of  the largest cities in the United States  recently.  "Considering from pole to pole tho  operations were as follows:  "Place the ladder on shoulder, walk  to next polo, place ladder against pole,  climb up six (6) steps, turn on gas, got  match from pocket, strike match, light  lamp, climb down six ((5) steps.  "The man waB working desperately  hard, and certainly no one could ask  him to work harder, yet all the hard  part of his work was unnecessary. The  man could light three times as many  lamps with far less exertion if hc was  relieved of the burden of carrying and  climbing the ladder. The solution of  this problem is so simple that it: haruiy  seems necessary to say: 'Give "the man  a gasoline torch.' As this is a city  job, it may not be considored desirable,  to reduce the number of men employed.  In that case, why not make the work  easier, employ the same number of men,  light the lamps in a much shorter timo,  and save gas? The saving in matches  will pay for the gaaoliuc.  "Another job, which is probably tho  oldest of wliich wo havo an authentic  record, is tbat, of shoveling dirt, yet  lho efficiency of this operation is usually extremely low. Time studies made  on gangs of sho voters in various places  have revealed efficiencies of 12 to 25  por cent. The highest ever observed  was ,'!S por coot,, arid that was an isolated case.  "The work of shoveling dirt from  piles in the street to a cstrt, as observed  in thc same city as thc lamp lightiug,  was as follows:  "The horse drawing the cart, who  proceeds and - stops at, command," was  stopped with his head opposite the pile  to he' picked up. Man lifts shovel of  dirt, turns around, walks three (3)  steps, throws dirt over high "front into  cart, turns back/walks throe (JV) stops,  lifts anothor shovelful of dirt, etc. Tho  piles contained, on the average, four  shovelfuls of dirt.-" --  ."In this case, as iu'many.others, the  worldngman vvas working very . hard,-  but at low efficiency. - With far less exertion he could perf orm much ' more  work. The walking-, turning,aud thc  high lift of "the" dirt wore "all unnecessary and could easily, be,"-eliminated."  In addition, to this,'the shovel was of  an improper shape for. thc work, and  tho handle was'too. short.  _."'Inefficiencies .similar to these can  be' observed almost anywhere at "any  time. The application of scientific  management in, all such csises will not  only work easier, but will euablo the  woi'kmon'" to increase their carning-  power. (-j^ion will not, ' work themselves  out of a job,' because thoy arc. able to  increase their production capacity. Fortunately, history shows lhat the amount  of work to be done has constantly kept  ahead of the labor-saving devices, arid  there is evory reason to believe that it  will continue to do so."  stood up an' bowed an' holt out the  book an' stammered, an' sill 'n ail. it  was* painful to watch 'em. None of us  was able to liggor out why they acted  this w:iy every lime Ihey happened to  meet; but. they did.  .   _  __ (Tu liu-coiitiiiiii'il.; ���������������������������   MORE  WORK  WITH  LESS EFFORT  This, according to Hie advocates of  lhe new schemes for elliciency, is what  they are after; and they a.*������������������ert that  it may almoul always be attained by  a close study of I he particular kind of  work that is in question. Critics who  complain Ihsit workmen sire being  "speeded" too much, that, work is  inside too mechanical, and that individuality i>- lost sight of, aro silonccd  by pointing out thai faster work under  the new rub's requires- less offort than  thc slower used to do, that increased  ability brings now interest, and that,  individuality has u widened scope in-  stoad of a nurrowor field. One of these  men, (,'. J. Morrison, contribute? to The  American Machinist, au example of  how some of the most familiar kinds  of toil may be lightened and made more,  effective in  simple  ways.    He writes:  "Th proposition to increase the output, of a plant, by the introduction of  scientific management is often met by  the objections that the superintendent  arid foreman have been in the business  many yoars, know all about il, and that  the workmen are working so hard that  the management would not sisk them to  work'harder. "As ii general ���������������������������proposition,  the-men are not asked to work harder,  but to work more efficiently. To illustrate the point; consider some very  familiar examples.  "In the recent boat race at Bough-  kcepsie ������������������'o losing Columbia crow, to  ail appearances, worked harder than the  winning Cornelians. One Columbia oarsman collapsed, and the others wore 'all  CHOKEFUL CHINA  That, in simplest fiuglish, i.s the gist  of-a paper by Professor-E. A. Ross in  the Century on the struggle for exist-.  oncc~ in China. The writer says that  in two-thirds of China a 'traveller can  find no  room on which to pitch a tent:  "'He will .find no roadside, no commons, no waste laud,' no pasture, no  groves  or  on-diards.  not   eyeri_a  do_oi__.  yard of a cow-pen. Save the threshing-  floor, every outdoor spot fit to spread  a blanket on is growing something.  But. if he will pay, he may pitch his  tent on a submergod rice-field, iu the  midst of si bean patch, or among the  hills ot HW<'ct potatoes."  China is I'ultivated like a garden, in  thnt every lump is broken up, every  weed i^ destroyed, and every plant is  tended like a baby. But tliere are no  vision*.-of bwiuty nrid-delight;- -    "In county after county you will not  see siltogctlier a rood of land reserved  for recreation ur pleasure���������������������������no village  greou, no lawn,., no flower-beds or ornamental shrubbery, no parks, mid very  fow shade trees."  Ouly aii agriculture of incredible  painstaking would have escaped exit a list ing ihe fertility of the soil ages  "go.  Kvery cesspool is drained, the night-  .-ojI of all towns is carefully taken on  the land:  "No natural resource is too iri/liug  to be turned to account by the. looming  population. The sea is raked and  strained for ediblo plunder. Sonweod  and kelp have a place in the larder.  Great quantities of shell-fish, no bigger  than one's fingo.r-uail, tiro opened and  made to yield si food that finds ita way  far inland. The fungus that springs  up in thc grass after a rain is eateu.  Fried sweet potato vines *'-.:r!;is-h the  poor mart'* 'able, 'fhe mndsiile, ditches  are baled out for the sake of fishes no  longer Mian one's finger. Great panniers of straw berries, half of them still  green, are collected in the mountain  ravines and offered in the markets. No  weerl or stalk escapes the bamboo rake  of tbo autumnal fuol-gnthercr. The  grass tufts'on the rough slopes are dug  up by the roots. The sickle reaps the  grain close to tho ground, for straw  and chaff are neodod to burn under the  rice kettle. The loaves of the trcea are  a crop to be carefully gathered. One  never sees a rotting stump or a massy  log."  , Chinese  cookery is one of the most  toothsome cookeries in the world; but  everything is grist that comes, to  tho  mill of tha .popular digestrou:  "The. silkworms arc eaten after the  cocoon has beon unwound from them.  After their work is doue, horses, don-  koy$;._ mules, ��������������������������� and camels become batcher's moat., The cow or pig that has  died a uatoral death is not disdained.'  In Canton, dressed rats and cats are.  exposed for sale. Our boatman cleaned  and ate thc head, foot, and entrails of  tho fowls used by our cook. Scooting  a possible opening for a tannery, the  Governor of Hong Koig onco sot ou  foot ari^ inquiry us to what, became of  tho skins of the innumerable pigs  slaughtered in the colony. Efc learned  that they were all mado up. at? "marine  delicacy' and sold among tho Chinese.  Careful observers say that four-fifths  of the conversation among common Chinese relates to food." '  ��������������������������� Comfort is as scarce us food. To a  Western world that so rarely allows  the other life to govorn its actions in  this, it may come as a surprise that  this over-population of China is due  to tho universal Chinese belief in the  demands of the spirits of parents and  otner  ancestors:  "For   a  grinding  mass-poverty   that  cannot   be  matched    in   tho   Occident  there   remains but  one  general   cause. -,  namely, tho crowding of population upon the means of subsistence.".  Unless certain rites are performed at '  a man's grave by his mole descendants, '  his spirit and the spirits'of his fathers  will wander for long jn the spirit world,  bc������������������Sil,g rice of other spirits. Therefore a man's first concern is to assure  the succession iii the male lino.  Before his son is twenty-one he provides .him with a wife. The������������������ average  ago of Chinese girls at marriage appears  to  bo sixteen or "seventeen:  "The very atmosphere of China is  charged with appreciation of progeny.  From time, immemorial the things considered most worth while have been  posterity, learning, and riehos, in the  order named."  As a result, the mortality among infants is well-nigh incrediblo, amounting  to ninety per ce������������������t. Probably one female "infant in ten vis done away with  at birth! -,   '  - Aft or all this terrible-description of  the multiplication and  light valuation'' -  of  life,  tho  article" .eonelndos"'. with   a   .  prediction   as' to'the   near'-future   of   -=  Chinese population: ���������������������������  ���������������������������     .  1' Within our time thc Chinoso will bo  servod by a government on the Western  model. .Robollions will coasc, for.gricv,-. _. 7  ances will be redressed in_.timo,"or..elee7'  the  standing army,, will" nip  uprisings  ;  in tho bud. J When a-not-of railways .  enables ,'i paternal government to7rti8lr-"-_  the "surplus   of- 6nc,7province" to   feed"--''  the  starvirig.in   lui'othor.i.faminos. vviJl_  '..-'  cud. 7   The ;opium " demand  is" already'",  woll:niglr throttled./Thc-'confining'wall's  of the city will'be razed'to allow tbeV-  pont-up.people to spread.    Wide streets,.-  parks, i and   sewers   will-bo .provided."'  Filtered water will bo within-reach.of.  all.    A  university-trained  medical profession will grapple with disoaeo. Every-    '-  whero health officer's will make war on . /  rats and mosquitoes, as today, in Hong  Kong.    Epidemics will be fought with  quarrantino   and   eorum   and   isolation  hospitals.    Milk, will be-available and  mothers will bo instructed how :to cure  for their infants.   In response7to Vuch  life-saving activities, the doath-m'tc' in    ":  China ought to decline from tho proaent  height of fifty or sixty per thousand  to tho point it has already reached in  a   modernized   Japan,   namely,   twontv  per thousand."   . -"  ' " "  "  But it may "easily take.the i'ost of  this century,., the writer says, to over-.-  come ���������������������������aricentor-'worship, early? ntarriagn,  the passion  for  big.-famil.es,"-and  thc  ���������������������������--"'  inferior  position   of  wives.    So   for  a  generation  or two China will  produce  people   rapidly   in   thc   Oriental   way,  who will die off slowly in the Occidental  way.  ���������������������������Scientific-  Tfgriciilttnc  cannot cope  with the consequent increase. The anr-  plus,must omigra.c or starve:  "With a third of thc adults able to  read, with daily newspapers thrilling  the remotest village with tidings of the  great world, eighteen provinces will bo  pouring forth emigrants instoad of  t wo.''  What shall wo do with the'Chinese',  will be a world question.  SOME MISNOMERS  A vast number of incorrect notions  aro acquired by reason of mislending  names, Por instance, wc aslt for a  Dutch oloe.k. We got Ihe kind wo  want, so it really doesn't matter that  it is aot a Dutch dock nt all, but one  of German manufacture. Practically  all the wooden clocks called Dutch aro  made iu the village off IVeyburg, in  tho Black Forest. The misnomer is due  to simple mispronunciation���������������������������"Doiitseh "  meaning, of course, German.  Nothing is more natural thau to assume that India ink comes from India,  but it does not, and nevor did. any  more than docs India rubber. India  ink is a Chineso product, and India rubber comes from South America.  .Camel's hair brushes ai'e not made  from tho hair- of eamels, but from tho  hair of the tails of ftussian.-and Siberian squirrels. Camel's hair is, however,  employed in fhe manufacture of certain fabrics to be made into shawls,  etc., and it is sometimes inrxod with  silk.  French brier pipes are not made from'  the roots of brier, but from the root of  a.white heath which attains a con-1  siderable size in the south of France,  where it is sedulously cultivated for  pipe-making purposes. . The name is derived from the French bruyore, the dia- -  lect form of which is -brrere, meaning  heath.  We eittertaiu a fixed idea that a centipede has 100 foot, and naturally, but  we arc misled by the name. As a  matter of fact, this insect, taking ono  of the largest species, shows about  thirty.feot on each side.  109 ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  I  Strengthens the Throat  Mr W P. Purdom, writing from St.  Anne's Buy P.O., K������������������ys: "I umj.1 to be  troubled with relaxed throat constant  irritation and coughing. 1 inhaled Catarrhozone as directed and have been  permanently cured. I can thnik rf  nothing so good for tbo throat,110*0  and bronchial tube as Ca arrbozone 1  recommend it to all my tnondb. Cui.e  is quiclc and sure if Catarrhozone is  used for Bronchitis. Jrntablc Throat,  Catarrh and Chest Troubles; ly  nnd $1.00 sizes, at all dealers.  oOc.  I  THE POPE'S FAMILY  The charge of nepotism can never  belaid at the doors of tho present Pope,  whose sisters arc the same simple and  nnoretentious women tbat they always  IS and who inhabit a little flat that  :���������������������������| American workman would despise  ������������������r thft Pone's brother is  Sarto  But'the"case of tho Pope's brother is  still  more  remarkable.     Angelo  is a third-class postman attached to tho  ' little village of Grazie. Ho has to wall,  an  average of  seventy miles a .week  and bis pay boa lately been rowed to  $8probSy it will never be more than  this, nor docs it ever occur to Angelo  Sarto or to his sisters that fw esaltet  Sion of their brother ought to hove,  v an have, any effeet upon their own  - Ltorial fortunes. It ������������������s^0 bable that  -no.display of statecraft- on ,he put <k  h*  Pontiff    no-exhibition   oi   genius,  ould^r&ly imprew itself upon the.  S of th" world'as this evidence ol  detachment   from, material   concerns.  EDUCATION OF CHINESE Ei.i  PEBOB  . -('he young Emperor of China is about  to be educated, and a court order has  ,   La' issued 'anointing, his .instructs  and'outlining; the course ot his.studios.  '  'Sy   seem   formidable   enough   for   a  ,('h )d of live years and live months. He  '    nu    bo instructed in "the causes Item  whfeh has'proceeded, good g������������������vernm������������������t  .-anarchy in ancient and "ft"*"*  , 9ii r.ouutrics of the world. '     rhib,  ENJOYED-a heart to heart interview witb the successful  married Woman the other day. She is one of the most  successful marric/i women I know. The plain littlo circlet of ('old 011 her third finger has worn thin and smooth in  tne yearn of faithful s rvice of loving, capable hands, but  there isn't a dent or dull sp t to dim the golden halo of her  domestic happiness. She has made n -usiness ot b.ing mar-  Mod. She is a specialist. She is a success. By that term  of many interpretations, I don't, mean what pious folk are  wont to call "worldly" success. Thc successful married  woman's home is a modest oue, her little establishment  boosts of but ono maid.Jicr pretty hats aro sometimes made  over" ones, and whence successful married woman e husband turns at, the old elm at. the gate to wave a goodbye  toward a certain breakfast-room window (and he a ways  does it-mark that) .he swings into thc 8.10 cor and hangs  to a strap with the rest of us, instead ot gliding smoothly-  away in his motor car at 9.30. _,_.������������������������������������������������������_.������������������  This particular morning she was engaged in that bit 01  househoia^rontine which figures in the weekly bulletin as  "cleaning the silver." I was idling, and between-whiles  (iciiring" out a certain plan of exterior decoration whereby  a last season's navy blue serge might be gloriously     trans-  isensccne is far more con-  ducive.of ,thc  comfy  gossip. hour  than  th^11^"^0^  softened by the.twilight's dusky shadows that the Debt no-  or  in all countries        . ���������������������������a ;f ruiina  in itself is a large order,^nd^-Oh.na  \\ z y  I ���������������������������* 1  II '���������������������������.  r  11 ,  ^n'prod^c'acompetcnt'.instriictorshe  . fs the" ouly country that can. - y  -S He I. .Iwto be taught the '.'need, ot  - the dov,." and here, too, the P'Wn���������������������������  7   ems 'a'fU.-one. "Other items 0   cduca-  Horf are'riot enumerated, but it is un  dStold "that the cardinal;principle^  - of Confucius ^"1? bo pthfnlly ���������������������������dherja  a\n  wnorebv tho   uvestigation ot know  : Sge prodLos sincerity and. r ghteo^  ness   and the" cultivation ot the moral  ^,nSre leads locate of ideal -govern.  : merit.'' ^Ttis.sourids-very well, and we  Ir* ,' ''  a  ft.fi}"  ���������������������������I--V-  7>;,wheB.,tl.e7-yonng   emperor  k .v Chines.into"practical, application.-..It-is  '"^-'dsly^addi'e^B'.iuTArjcriCA.'vi.r. -_y^  Every wonian knows that such a m  d "  tionisi7 are "s7'fond%f "introducing  at   the  beginning  of  chapters. -  '"���������������������������J madca  good mauy mistakes the first years we were  ,-���������������������������})>' '    - - y  "^"niiBged myself. To'a hard-worked scribbler even her  friend's most sacred confidences are sometimes by way ot  being "copy," and well I know, milady, that if you won t  profit by the other woman's mistakes, at least you'll certainly like to read about them. _.._-_  '' Tell mc '' I urged greedily.  '  -:���������������������������'Well', I'often think how many things I'd do differently  if i had. those years to live again.'T'd talk more, to loin  about tilings. I'd tell him about, all the little hurts,;and  worries and flitting bits of doubts, that a woman broods  over". And when I'd told him, I'd let; him help me. A man s  broad, breezy viewpoint can be a mighty help in tune ot  trouble, if we women would only avail a"���������������������������?^88,-0*.14'; A^J  there's nothing "in the world-a man loves.hke straightening  SSls'Wfofyw. -But I didn't-do that. -I ikept thm������������������  to myself.' Every-little coolness, every fancied slight,-all  Tom's little sins of - omission and .commission-1, .carefully  stored away, to-.be -taken out-later and turned over and  magnified il'"my'hours ..lone. 1^**^*^$}���������������������������  much J cried that first year.    Bnt I never told; and I.-re-  riced  in  my  stiff-necked  pride,,like the .little Pbansee I  was.'v' _--  .. She. smi  to "the glint of the morning sun.--     . ,.  v   "- '-'I've-learned' better., 'We-nll,do -if we -give oursehcs  a chance. "It's the shut.-in hurts that, distill .bitterness;- and  nowadays we always. talk-.things over, Tom and I, - -     ;  '-    The successful married woman.seldom uses slang, but now  '' Wc 're- pals,' "--she ' said. - -Which 1 happens to- sum  np the  posed lo poBBBSB eo much gentleness and sympathy, and who  shrink from anything that savors of cruelty, should be content to adorn their hats with feathers, the procuring of  which necessitates bo much wanton cruelty and murder. But  Dame Fashion has decreed that feathers shall be worn;  regardless of how they are secured, they have been worn,  and a study of thc following figures will give some idea of  the effects thereby produced on thc colonies of herons and  egrets. Within the last twenty years the snowy heron has  practically disappeared from China, where it was once so  plentiful. Twenty years ago there was in thc region about  Charleston, S.C, at least 3,000,000 of these birds; today less  than 100 remain. There is but one small colony of the  American egret left in this country, and that one is on tho  coast of South Carolina. This colony was fired into last  year, and again this yesir, so that now less than twenty  birds remain. It will be but a few years, anle'ss some drastic  measures are taken, before the history of this bird will be  the same as that, of thc passenger pigeon."  > * ������������������  The sharp autumn evenings arc here, when the chafing-  dish is in requisition again. If you are sufficiently expert  in its possibilities you can almost manage a six-course dinner on one of these indespensablc little affairs, and at any  rate you can make it a useful adjunct of the after-thc-theatre  supper., or to wind up a cosy evening of reading and1 so on  with '''him.'.' It's rather hard to think up anything new  in the way of chafing-dish recipes," but here is one which is ;  tried and'tested and very popular in niy own'little circle  of intimates, and itiwill be decidedly apropos now while fresh  tomatoes are still."in."    I might give it some high-sounding  ... 0  Spanish fiame or other very appropriately, but, as :i matter  of fact, it ,is known "to'us by1" the prosa  rosaie  appellation * of  "tomatoes and cheese.  iled'ptacidiy. ,as _shc held my f teaspoon critically  . Take three or four medium-sized tomatoes, peel and dice  into the pan. Sprinkle with pepper, salt, papricka, a wee  bit of- mustard, and dot with' butter. Cover heavily with  grated cheese and Tepeat the seasoning process.- Add a "very  littlo water and ji, few shreds of green "peppers if desired.  Let simmer slowly till cheese is melted and tomatoes thoroughly cooked.   Do not stir or the cheese will get "stringy."  Lobster a la Newburglfis an" old one,-but if you should  happen to have forgotten the proportions here is an excellent  way to make it. Jt is equally good substituting tho tinned  lobster:    - ' -v.- ~  'Tsi'ke one large lobster,a pint of _ sweet thick .cream, a  tablespooriful of butter, three tablespoonfuls of sherry smd  two tablespoonfuls of flour. ' Boil thc ..lobster -:for' fifteen  minutes! . Pick out.themcat and;cut into smallpicces. Pour  over.it the-cream and add the butter,".which has been sufti-.  ciently melted to'run; last'add the flour. Warm the whole  and stir constantly;? when thoroughly "blended-and r'smooth  and creamy add tbe sherry.    - f-        _  T   -   -  Ono of the Utoit prominent gentlemen to ipeak highly in .Zam  Buk't favour U Mr. C. E. S&nford  of Weston,. King'* Co.. N.S. Mr.  Snnford ii ft Juitice'of the^Peace  for the County, and a member of the  Board- of School Commissioners.'  He is also Deacon of tho Baptist Church  in Berwick. Indeed it would bo difficult  to find a man more widely known'ond,  more highly-respected. - Hero, is hia  J'opinion of Zam-Buk.    He says' :���������������������������  "I never used anything thai gave me  inch satisfaction aa^Znm-Ruk.    I had ft  Eitch of Eczema on my mikle which nan  een th.re for over 20 years:   Sometimes  also tha disease would break out on my  shoulders. ~r had .applied  var;ous-ointments and tried all sorts of thtngs to  obtain a cure, but in vain.   Zim-Buk. unlike evorythingr else I had tried, proved  highly satisfactory and cured the ailment.  "I have also used Zam-Buk for itching  nilaa. and it h.is cured them .-completely  also.  I take comfort in'helping my brother  men, and if the publicati n of my opinion  of the healing value of Zam-Bute; will lend  other sufferer to try it, I should/be (flad.;  For tbo reliot of su li'oring caused by Piles or  Skin Disea os I know of nothing to equal  Zam-Buk."' .v.*    -������������������   J- v.?<j������������������vj������������������- y;.  Zam-Buk cures nlc������������������r������������������, abscssm; Wood-pftlson,-  liDf-worm; festering or running,sores," bad leg,  vsrieoM ulcsrs, sslt rheum,- prairie itcto, _cuts,  boms, bruists, bsb/saores, tic. ;fu������������������iy hsrbsl,  Mo boi, drugciits ������������������nd itores., Baftue imitations.  r   "���������������������������   i____7   I  '"''':"-'; [  ' 1-  -\*-*--xl  86tS;Vtel^wai:6f;ijii8ji*tlc tale;,,  11  short  verified  ?-*" --Sh ^bottUrbf fBicklc's.Anti-XJonsump-  >��������������������������� ^rverSyrup7taken" according^to"; diroc-  ~ "'tions, -wilJ.'-Bubduc- n:;cqiigh.  "  -time    - This "assertion- can-     .  -��������������������������� ��������������������������� by hundreds who have tried it and are  : Ylcascd to bear testimony, to-its.met-  - ��������������������������� ts ,0 that-all may. know what a" spier.-.  ���������������������������*'dfr modicine" it is. -It-'co.lj you only  "   '-25 cents to join tbe ranke^of the ui3n>  "���������������������������'  who Ifare been benefited by its nsc.   _.  0J^ %JL% " O %Jk W%^  )������������������������������������������������������='  tvery Woman  k.    Is interestsd and should know '  ���������������������������about the wonderful '  .  MARVEL WMrilttg Sp������������������J  ..    The new Vaginal Syringe.   Be*  ���������������������������Mott conntnlent.  it cletnMt  initantlr.'" >sky������������������u������������������  ) druggut nr  The following recipe for Swiss rarebit ie a������������������scribed to Mrs.  Booth Taikington, wife of the well-known author: ".-_7- "���������������������������'  .-��������������������������� To a third of a-cup of mashed'potatoes" add ,two-thirds  of lentirpulp/'lialf a cup of "cream,-a^grated-onion, a few  stalks ^of grated celery, and-pepper, and salt-to taste. ;Mix  well together; and "spread a' tbick layer ,of nut .biitter; over  the ton andbake brown. -. :".., y^-'~ > .���������������������������.��������������������������� J^ 7 ,/l' 7-.-; &;  ���������������������������". '*    -   '**   ''  '-"7- "-.    r..zr ���������������������������������������������'- -      -..;-���������������������������. ��������������������������� -". ^., .'ir t. 7'," Z Z'   '  *"��������������������������� "Cocoa tfiidgc' is" easily, nia'de-on. a chafing-dish," and-is nicest  .when iit^is'"still.rwarm^and/fresh./ Take onevand: one-half  VupsVof sugar, ^one-half jeiip^of- sweet milk^a ;smairi'pieee; of-  bbttc! ;7sii-teaspoons; of ;coc'oa,'s: oneibalf vtcaspoori .'of -.vanilla.";  Mix'sugar arid'1 cocoa''and add1 niilk.7"Let" boil," stirring, so-it'  won jt- burn. Z Add" biittcr7 and" vanilla: 7.When 'fit,' formsJ' a  "small "balRwben dropped" in,"cold water take-fronrlirc^aiid  beat.' This'makes it-creamy.. J'our-Jin   buttered; tine"-and  '"mark in so,narefl/ .*    -"'  . -  7,     - -    '. i'; J .,      "���������������������������������������������������������������������������������   'h_, "  Z"   y .  J-   "'       -' * , ij   ���������������������������������������������      '/->    ' '���������������������������   ,\   ' .; ���������������������������"  " A-clever housekcepcr/who .can always' be- deperidedon to  be up-to-date-in the latest economy "wrinkles, gave mc this  ic-Vi?  >vT--<^_.  sin  y .5^  t&j  ���������������������������. *^tvl  if fce-annet supply the  MAR i^EL.accept nu other.  but fend stamp for illui>rited  ������������������oo*-sealed. It pvesf'|������������������ l������������������������������������tjF-  .Ian and direclioi������������������������������������ m������������������ili������������������t>le to Udtet.  IDSOR SOPPIT CO.i ,   isar. Onl. Cmml *P������������������������������������������������������*fo' c������������������"������������������?  Cornrt. Uuiilot������������������������������������,C:ilIou������������������ Bauchofc.  Tirod. Acl������������������lunr, Swollen *'oct.  it  allays |������������������itn nuil laki-s out fiorcness  unfl inJUimmaiion promptly." Jlrallug  and sootlilnrf-ciiust'S a liotrcr clivula*  t. (. n of t bo blood through tti<> pa rt, 0 s������������������  ...iitlng nature ln buiWlDB now, bcalt by  lUsuo and climinatlug the oKl. Alex  Alii, Toblnsport, Ind., writes Nov. IS,  l'j'JS: "No doubt you remember my getting two bottles otyourilisoiinixc,*B,  fur a bunion on my foot. My foot la  woll." Also vnluablo for any swelling  or painful affliction, Cottru, i:nlar;;������������������<lClands*  Vurlcoso Velim. Sink Log, Strains, MpralnSa  HoaU Cat*. UruhHW, .Laceratlonfc Prtc������������������ f^Oi  and WW nt all itnigglttBor delivered. Mat* 4 ������������������IWe.  W. f. VODN6. PJ>.r������������������2M l������������������OMM>M|������������������ NMtraiCfln.  /.1���������������������������. ftir.ilsh������������������1 ������������������.y Mitrttn IWe * W������������������ Vn*1ry>/_}V1I.,T!'*:?  mi Kriiilt-rwu llru* O* Lul.. V������������������ncwi������������������t-r  ������������������-':Ahd,������������������ Bpeaking'df .morals;-'jou-arcn't a^eample hend^are  y-o7.?.-'-The;saHrrle:pickofis7thc terror .of Vnwy,-������������������ilci������������������nien.and  wcarv"miniriere_'"at'lthis-particular', season.' ..i*-. ���������������������������.������������������ yy-..-:. ;:���������������������������  ���������������������������r"haven't-an idea wbaf-I want.;. I'.do'wonder,"������������������_you  eould help 'me.-Something.stylish, ypu=kuow^but_.Btill.npt  too pronouiicod:-  Iiieve^did'go in for those awftilly. .odd new  fthadoaj-'oneHirbi-of'thoin'Bb-'aooii,/oir/t you.thinkf^0-0-11,  ves  that'i'B pretty-still," things-do^look diftercnt, when .you  iS'tie,n-o������������������tPof tne shop^way tnm.the '������������������^# "J^." ^  the liglit-in bore's, a little bad, anyway    I'll takc;a eample  "of that though. -Oh, and'there-that bh.e-ypu ought..lust  snip 'me off a  piece' of that/   K's rather -more expenBive  than  ['d intended to-get, but"! may as well take a sample.  Yes   that's nearer what 1-cau' afford.'  Would you.nuna u, nMle cupping tne oiucr u������������������,., aim x jiobd u. ������������������.vi.s *������������������ .y...  ^take a sample of-"it  too?   I can compare them when-I get     - 'fCereals that can be eateri.witbont further cooking after  ' lJ" ij   -.-     v   .. .-i __n,_. .,-- *    Ti,oT.irc     Tf T An dfi-1 they teavejthe, factory are; alikein one. detail, if in.no other:  The package once opened, they quickly grow flabby and tasto_-  "icss'and tough, unless restored by. careful "drying In the oven  i'or.a few minutes.. One way out there is. .Keep your packages on the-'shelf above'the kitchen range or on"the radiator.  The-contents will, remain crisp and delicious and be truly  "ready to serve" without risk of that scorching hf the'oven  which always "happens .when-wc forget for only-a-moment,  some oositivelv unknown "color.. That -is the thing. That|nnd the sudden emergency that finds us looking for'bread or  '.     .:-1-"    _,  ���������������������������_.._ j-"'���������������������������.-__ yy,-,u-   ,nna*  have.- All   the-blue rcrac^cr  <.,umbs" for* dipping cutlets or  croquettes,-only  to  find the jar empty, will lose its sharpness if we have .a box  of cri9p ''flakes" of any sort. .These, crumbled between lhc  hands; made a most delicate substitute for bread or crackor  crumbs, be the ncod 'one-for coating food that is to be fried  or for the top of Bcallopf. ond pales. For tho latter use don't  forget to dot liberally- with butter. Thoy are especially  -tcuiptirig=with=creatned-fish=or-^swcetbrcads=whon=scr-ved=in.  son Hop .shells. / :  .FOR.MABBIED.MEN. ONLY  - If you' findTybuV-razor ^M.^dulIi'iB,.,&:.Z~\gi������������������i  hoe,:aslc vour.wiCo:if..Bhe,wftto'Vparing^i^i  he'r-corns. '{zYo,u>n .sorely..remoye-your^^f  corn's quielilyjCpainlesslyjiana^prOmptlTj^^l  by"using^TAitiiaiii-'9*"PainleBS������������������CornaEsif^^^  traetof.l-IJncriuallcd^is'Ca'painlefl^rcro^^^l  'cdy.vl^meinbcrnhc^niinie7^Putnani>ft|:^l  Pa'i nlcES-'' Gor 11 ..-{Hxtractpr.\������������������������������������������������������ ������������������1ty*. hy .r-rgp^l  "druggists/price?25/cents^i^>^,^>,i;|^  yyz/iit  ��������������������������� Motherb"can^oasily/.knowvwhe3-.thewar'^  children-are troubled ..with" worms;;and J-^|  they lose no timc'in"apjpljing the best-i^^r  - ��������������������������� ���������������������������-   ..*..- -.r.^.-.-���������������������������- Graves-'.7Vfortr/ZM^X  of   remedies-r-Mother  Exterminator  /.- '!":������������������������������������������������������,'  cide tb come here for my. suit-but���������������������������L have so many-placee  to "go" first before I can. really toll what I do want. . .. -  - As,her collection, grows .she gets the Jamily together, ami  after an evening of consultation decides .on the one one s  had in mind' from the-first hour of the first morning, she  started or. hor satnplc-strown,career. -Next day she spies a  woman-,on the street,  aud. the woman is clad in tabnc of  own color. - That is the thirj_  is'''tbV''cxact shade .she simply, must have. - All the-blue  serges, thc gray cheviots, tho stripes and plaids and hai -  lines and mixtures are tossed into tbe waste-basket aud tho  search begins all over again. She is a woman ot perseyci-  So of force, of pluck, a woman whose herioc determination  is SdenSle--i? tho tample bnnter! Still-don't be a urn-  plo iiend. ,-   .     "        ......     _ _, ., 1  ^a i jv^*' r  ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� yyK  ,-AV;������������������  ~^y-t  Pr, Barters female Pills  OGITEDI YEAU THE STAHDAU  The Army of  G>nstipation  k Growinf Snwdlar Emm*yJ>9f'  CARTER'S UTTLE  UVER PUXS an  onlf gira reliei-  -ihcfpanianmdjr  ewe CmmaV  Mm.   Mil  KoaauM  shtmloT  Wssimmm-  mw, hJigtttm, 8kk BaaJacha, SJw Shk.  ������������������������������������������������������ALL PILL, SMALL MSI SMAU PIKI  Genuine mui������������������i*������������������ Signature  By thc way if tbo appearance of one additional ounce of  adipose tissue 'comes with your new autumn gown, rt is a  failure. Thero are many different colors a thousand and  one materials and a variety of sty es that range from the.  Sroct gown of "man-made" simplicity to the multiplicity  inclined  to  " ploompnesv'  fi������������������t  Bomothing that will  make  you look-about tcu-pounds .thinner than youmj y nrj.  There is just one thing woree than looking fat. That is  tu achieve an appearance of aciawniDcss. As for the lata,  no woman can tell by "window Rtaopplnff" ^"^^JST  select  from  thc  winter's  peculiarity  for   bead   ������������������������������������������������������*W  and  make her look  stoop., - - .  a big nose or a rtoublo chin must not buy the deai little  Dutch bonnets no matter how groat the temptation of their  flufLu and plumes. And don't buy any hat oi any design  whatever till you have tried tho full-length effect in the  pior-glasH.    Buy to suit your nguro as well as your face.  ���������������������������    *    *  Moreover, aren.'t  there  ribbons  and  laces  aud  velvets,  and  quantities  of othor pretty  things for beautifying Ji-  adv'    bonnet, without mis-adorning her  pretty head  with  dead birds and barbaric feather decorations.    The decrease  bird life, according to latest reliable statistics, lias beer,  "emolnmi like forty-six per cent   and all that m. a< y m,ghl  deck herself out in fashion that would often  do credit to  ,he brown-skinnod.sistcr for whom she PW���������������������������1*'P^",'1^[  ing in the foreign missionary envelope of a Sabbath moiii-  i    ,    The statistical report from which 1 am quoting says  <<It is shown that grouse, quail, partridge, turkeys and  wild  ducks suffer most  from indiscriminate  hunting, while  he various forms of heron  and  bittern  have,  found  their  worst enemies among tho plume collectors or 'plume thieves  "The men  who  collect feathers from  these birds, it is  asserted, are not content to pluck thc feathers and release  the birds, or to confine their depredations to the males; but  hev kill the female herons, for the plumes and egrets that  cy furnish, while thoy aro on the nest.    Tt is only during  e mating season thnt'tho feathers are in a suitable condi-  tion  for plucking;   hence  the  annual  raid   made  upon  the  BM������������������Tt Srtrange that women, w.o by nature are sup-  -"- THE SIZE-OF THE OOBAKS  ' The -Pacific" Oecari; eoverV.CmMffi^^M  equare mileB; the-Atlantic 80,002,000;^g^V,  and tbe Indian "Ocean, -Arctic "and-;^:y[^A  tarctic Oceans 42,000,000/To stow pway.->;*;*  tbe contents of the Pacific it would- bey/gtx  necessary .to- fill "a -tank .one. mile'long.^-iB^  "one mile wide arid .one mile deep^^vcry^^l  day for, 440 years. _. Putin, figutfes lthe.-.s^:~  Its waters 'weigh ��������������������������� 325,000,000,000,000,77!^  000,000,000   tons.     "     ���������������������������"���������������������������--'--������������������������������������������������������- -  "If your supply of crumbs for dipping be limited, instead of putting them in a dish have them on a shnet of clean  brown paper. Kach time a chop or cutlet is laid on-them  to be coated the paper can be lifted at thc sides and thc  crumbs tumbled toward the middle. Moreover, thc use of  paper for this purpose saves thc washing of nn extra dish.  For flouring fish try thc same labor-Having device, dropping  the paper in the fire when it has sorved its turn."  y_ .  *_   ������������������___������������������ y - -_ " __    And another clipping from a dear, snowy-haired old lady  who sits by her window through theso short, glooming autumn  days, waiting���������������������������ever so cheerfully, but still, just waiting.  Jn' her homo thoro is only ono now where tbero used to be  "two." She had commit tod thc little poem to memory,  and sho recited it to mc thc othor night In thc softest,  daintiest, old-world voice, and then asked mc if 1 would pass  it along to some one of you to whom the lilt of it's lines  mav bring home a passing nfemory:  Two gafhoi  lilies and  wade in the sweet clover,  Shouting glad songs in their morning of May;  Gold arc their dreams and the clouds that float over,  And golden'thc future far stretching-away.  Two launch their boat for a voyage of long sailing,  The bright ripples play, and the wind is off shore;  While the red light of morning is failing,  ' Steady and strong sails the bark���������������������������dips the oar.  ., Two when the autumn has put ou its glory,  Sit by thc shore of the beautiful past,  Whose Bolemri waves break with a wonderful story,  Of fanciful ships which went down in thc blast.  Two, in the chill of the snowy December,  Talk of the winter that leads to thc spring,  Two sit and dream over faggot and  ember,  Of castles in air. and of birds on the wing.  Two lie at rest under blossoming roses.  Winter sifts over them gently the snow,  Sunlight  of  summer above them  ropoBes,  Their places are filled���������������������������and the years come and go.  Thc  Atlantic ���������������������������- aver-, C "^  thorn would have each of its sides"..430r  miles-long The figni;cs_o'f_the.".other.:'..^g  oceans aio in lhc same startling propor-y/y  tions.'' It. would take'all"the'sea^waterr-77--  in the world 2,000,000 years to, flow J>,  ovor  Niagara. ��������������������������� . .  AJ;-7  STAMMERERS  can beeurad. not mmrmtf ml Ik* MUlM  ofltacaou.   TIb ArnontaaH������������������rtala_eiir-  mananlry rMtorarf natural attach ta taaa>  wnda-U dolnt It to-dprWrttaftr Mf;  Information ant rtltrancu to ||  TKAIIIIOTT HST1TUTE.  Ofcllliwack,   IrWih   Ooliimbtal  Tha Aarean ef BO., is Ika laaaaa Fr<.������������������er  fallay. Pfnaet famiag aai fnlt lana" ia ihe  varli. Irrigation vnkaawa. B.C. JCtMtrie R|.  teas YaBea.������������������T������������������r; O.N.R. traaacentinaatal an4  tl Xartharn "buiMing. OaiUrwaet a niodera  rflr���������������������������waterworks, elMtrie U_Ml' *M. Green  r renud. Tha Prairie Man'a  o froet, no loar' aonih-'a enow.  T. 'OJoeeiaad, Baer- -Board ol ���������������������������  fmia, OhillHraeli, aw mU tatonaation.' book--  tola, aaapa. etc.���������������������������THaTI* OOMB.  maa the rear reaud.  KtaeJaa   no  Write   JL  ������������������������������������������������������"-a*.  ���������������������������i Cj I  ShyJock would aut a poer figure these days. It takes considerably more than a pound of flesh to satisfy our money-  lend ctb.  Dominion  Business College  College open throughout tha whole-  year. Students may join at any time.  "The PractlctlCtllece"  Write for free catalogue.  CANADA BLDG. DONALD ST.  "WINNIPEG, MAN. :i  D. COOPER, C. A. Principal  ."II'*  ^,";r,i  lt* THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, December 7, 1911  J. E. CRANE  Agent for   ���������������������������  FIRE, LIFE & ACCIDENT INSURANCE.  GOURLAY-ANGELUS  PLAYER  PIANOBS  ANGELUS PLAYER ATTACHMENT FOR ANY  PIANO  ESTEY CHURCH & PARLOR ORGANS  o  SHERLOCK-MANNING CHURCH ORGANS  SECOND-HAND PIANOS & ORGANS  at low prices and easy terms.  OFFICE "WITH   MR. GEO. PACKHA M,  Deer Park Land Office.  Magnet Cream Separator!  Deer Park Fruit Land  E N D E R B Y  No Irrigation Required  These lands are situated on the b enches near Enderby and are especially suited for Fruit and Vegetables, a nd, having been in crop, are in splendid condition for planting.  An experienced fruit grower is in charge and will give instruction to  purchasers free of charge, or. orchards will be planted and cared for a't a  moderate' charge. .  160 acres, sub-divided into 20-acre lots are now on the market at $150  per acre.  Get in on the first block and make money on the advance.  Apply to���������������������������  GEORGE PACKHAM,  , Deer Park Land Office, Enderby.  ENDERBY PRESS  Published every  Thursday at  Ender.by, B.C. at  $2 per year, by the Walker Press.  Advertising Rates; Transient, 50c an inch first  insertion, 25c each subsequent insertion. Contract advertisinf.. $1 an inoh per month.  Legal Notices: 12c a line first insertion; 8c a line  each subsequent insertion.  Residing Notices and Locals: 15c a line.  DECEMBER 7,  1911  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 the country. Although  Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his  hotel the King Edward. In addition to the ex-  ... cellence of. the meals, breakfast is served up to 10  .."'" o'clock, which is an added attraction for tourists."  (Extract from Lowery's Ledge.)  -  King Edward Hotel, pp;0,������������������_^urphy Enderby  JAMES MOWAT  Fire, Life, Accident Insurance  Agencies  REAL ESTATE  Fru it Land Hay Land  Town Lot*  The Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Co.  The Phoenix Insurance Co. of London.  British America Assurance Co.  Royal InsuranceCoof Liverpool (Life dept  The London & Lancashire Guarantee  Accident Co., of Canada.  BELL HLOCK,   ENDERBY  LOANS  Applications   received for  Loans on improved Farming  and City property.  Apply to��������������������������� -  GrATHANKEY & CO., Ltd.       VERNON, B.C.  ENDERBY   BRICK  THE BEST BRICK IN THE PROVINCE.  Specified in C. P. R. contract for facing Rovelstokc Station.   A large stock now  on hand.    Reasonable prices for large or small quantities.     By far the_ cheapest  "material for a stibstantial'liouse;    Cool in summer; warm in winter:   saves most  of your painting, ancl half the cost of insurance.  The Enderby Brick & Tile Co.  Enderby  Look at our No. 2 Dimension  that we are selling at $12.00  per Thousand.  We also have some cheap Flooring,  Ceiling and Drop Siding at $10.00  per Thousand.  Slab Wood, $1.75 per load.  A. R. ROGERS LUMBER CO., Enderby  RURAL INCORPORATION  - The action taken by thc citizens at  the mass meeting held in K. of P.  Hall last Saturday afternoon on the  question of rural incorporation, is  certain to produce good results. The  question is too large and too complex to be decided in a few hours at  a public meeting, and the appointment of a committee to go into the  matter fully and canvass the district was the ouly progress noped for  even by ' the most sanguine. The  question of incorporation has never  been entered into by the great majority of our farmers. They see in  it an increase of taxes, therefore it  is opposed by those who 'desire to  keep their taxes down, no matter  how much they retard the grvnvch of  the district vand .keep down the value  of their own property. To bring all  to .see the value of incorporation will  require some time for discussion and  enlightenment. There is .ot thc  shadow of a doubt that this uistrict  will have to incorporate before it. can  reach the stage of development we all  have in mind .for it. If not now,  then a year or so later. Incorporation is the first step" to community  development, and if the first step,  then the longer it is delayed, the  slower will be the coming of that  period of prosperity which all are  anticipating. This is the view taken  by the majority of our ranchers, and  this seemed to be the feeling of the  meeting of Saturday -afternoon.  The committe appointed to go into  the' matter   thoroughly are i:ien who  can, be relied    on   to'   follow up any  obscure   point   and   make    it clear.  When they report   their findings and  the result of their canvass.-of the "district, we shall know^exactly. vhat.to  expect of   any   further    move in the  matter.   No objection1 has been raised  to rural incorporation  chat   ,/as not  raised six years   or   more ago when  city   incorporation   was proposed  in  Enderby."    Had Enderby continued to  sit in the sump of stagnation and refused to take up the' responsibility of  self-government,  we would to-day be  the, little   hamlet   it then was. -But  Enderby's   citizens   .were big euough  to see beyond the past, and ventured  in the larger sphere.     The results are  too well known- and the advantages  too apparent to   need any comment.  It has cost us something for our improvements,  but   we have got something   worth   while.      Arid    the improvements'   here    made    have added  value to every   acre of farm land in  the Enderby district:     If this-can be  true of the development of the town,  how   much    greater   will    be the in-  ^rWsTlviren  thedistricT is  incorpor-  ated independent    of   the city and is  at work developing   its resources by  directing the   expenditure of its own  revenue through its duly elected representatives?  Bank of Montreal  Established 1817  Capital, $14,400,000 Rest, $12,000,000  Undivided Profits,  $699,969.88  Honorary President, Rt. Hon. LORD STRATHCONA, MOUNT ROYAL, G. C. M. G.  Presid������������������nt, Hon.   SIR GEORGE DRUMMOND. K. C. M. G.  ������������������������������������������������������  Vice-Presidentand General Manager,. SIR EDWARD CLOUSTON, Bart.  Head Office, Montreal. London Office, 46-47 Threadneedle St. E.C  A General Banking Business Transacted  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT ]M\,E*& ffi2JS-���������������������������r  Branches in Okanvan District: Enderby, Armstrong' Vernon, Kelowna and Summerland  G. A. HENDERSON. Eaq��������������������������� Manager, Vernon -     , A. E. TAYLOR, Manager Enderby.  What the News says with special  emphasis to Vernon applies with equal  force and weight to the City of Enderby. We are soon to be called upon to name the council for j12. It  is important that some earnest effort  and thought be put to it.- The past  year, under the quiet, unassuming but  business   administration    of     Mayor  was sent to Mr. L.. Norris, Government Agent at Vernon, for information covering the point. I.i reply,  Mr. Norris says:  "I had an opportunity tto submit  the matter to Mr. F. Armstrong, the  Chief Water Commissioner, to-day,  and" he' informed - me that it is not  necessary to make any application in  Ruttan, the city has made marvelous J respect of   any   water record on any  strides. In one short year we have  stepped out of villiage by-.vays into  macadamized streets and cement sidewalks. The advance has been rapid,  ct was an important undertaking, but  Mayor Ruttan and his Aldermen have  proved themselves equal to it. That  they have the support of every citizen in the policy inaugurated, we are  convinced, and there-is no doubt but  that the importance of the work is  fully appreciated.  The year 1912 will require a man of  Mr. Ruttan's    courage   and force at  the head of  probability  stream that is not advertised in the.  list now running in your paper. Later.  on the streams in the Railway Belt  will be advertised in a .similar manner and then it will be necessary for  the record holders to make application in respect of same. - ...  "It was not the intention,to advertise any of the streams in the  Railway Belt in the list now running  in the papers, but some of the  streams were found to be partly in  the Railway   Belt   and partly'out of  it. On all streams now advertised  affairs. . He will in all J application should be made at once,  be   called upon ;o .enter |0n a.   form', 'which,!, will be furnished  into most important negotiations  with'the promoting, companies of the  railroads, which are headed "this way,  and it will be up to him to guard the  interests of the city. , Mr. Ruttan's  past experience in dealing with large  corporations places him in a position  to handle any , such negotiations in  the interest of Enderby. He is the  man we should have. And then there  is the matter of Aldermen. , Let us  not forget that we have but. a month  tc   get'' this-  matter   settled.  from this office,- Form No. ^.9.  RAILWAY BELT WATER.RECORDS  No little confusion has resulted in  the minds of holders of water<.recortls  in the railway belt-as to whether it  were necessary for them to make application under the. present Watei  Act in the. same manner as holders  of- records outside the railway belt  are called upon to do. So many enquiries were received-at this office  regarding the    matter,  that a letter  Wanted���������������������������An organist for the St.  George Church. Apply to Graham  Rosoman.    " . '      .       " .     V  Send or 'phone--your Grocerjy -orders  to Enderby Trading Co.~ Ltd. '      ;  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby - Lodge"  No. ~40/  Regular - meetings"first "  .Thursday on or' after the  full moon at 8 p. m. in Odd- -  fellows    Hall.     ,  Vtsitih*  brethren cordially' invited.  WALTER ROBINSON  W. M.  S. H. SPEERS,  - Secretary '  ���������������������������V*' .  I. 0.0. F.  THE   MUNICIPAL   ELECTION  _ .D.,??.UK.si.Ilfe'.. the. question, of next  year's city council, the Vernon News  says: "Never in the history uf Vernon has there been such an urgent  need" for a good strong administrative  body as there is to-day. Thc far-  reaching activities of railroad corporations as they affect this community  create a problem that requires-an astute mind and experienced .-xecutor  in solving. The best interests of the  city must be well protected; and the  policy looking to protection and conservation must be of such character  as not to embarrass the position of  the railroad but rather to lend encouragement  and   co-operation."  The News then recites the various  railway and tramline possibilities of  the next year or two, and their relative importance to the ind'.\.trial,  commercial and social development  of thc district, and concludes: "The  critical period of the new situation  will be reached, during the nsuing  year, and for that reason alone it  devolves upon the citizens of Vernon  to use the best thought and effort in  [the selection of an administrative  body."  We have the finest line of  Christmas Goods ever put  upon our counters. You  will be delighted with the  superbrquality of our Brass  aiid Aluminum novelties:  Candelabra, Picture Holders, Writing Sets, Tea  Pots, Trays, etc. Calendars, Gift Books, beautiful  things to numerous to list.  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  QifT St. Enderby  Eureka Lodge, No. 50  Meets every Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock, in I. O.  O. F. hall, Metcalf block. -Visiting brothers always    welcome. R. BLACKBURN, N.'G.  "   R. E. WHEELER. Sec'y."  ��������������������������� W.-DUNCAN, Treas.     ,  ENDERBY   LODGE.  No. 35,K. of P. "'  Meets every Monday-evening'  in K. of P. Hall. Visitors cor- -  dially invited to attend.  J. H. CHALMERS/C.C.  C. E.STRICKLAND. K.R.S. -  R. J. QOLTART. M.F.  PROFESSIONAL  THNDERBY   COTTAGE HOSPITAL  -MISS"WARWICKrPr"d_ffigtrM8~^  Maternity Fees, $20 per week  Fees covering ordinary illneos, $2 per day.  Hospital Tickots, half yearly and yearly, $1 per  month. ENDERBY. B. C.  B. BRUNDISH  Enderby, B. C.  I have purchased the old Farmers' Exchange building, on the  railway, and am placing in  stock a full line of  Bricks, Lime; Hard Wall  Plaster and Cement  G.  L. WILLIAMS  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor  Bell Block  Enderby, B.C.  T\R. H. W. KEITH,  Office houre:   Forenoon, 9 to 10:30  Afternoon, 3 to 4  Evening, 6:30 to 7:30  Sunday, by appointment  Office: Cor. Cliff and GoorgoSta. ENDERBY  ry   E. BANTON,  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public, C������������������nveyan������������������er,  etc.  Offices, Bell Block, Enderby,B.C.  Estimates furnished on all kinds  of Cement, Brick' and Plaster  Work.  TT7ALTER ROBINSON  NOTARY  PUBLIC  CONVEYANCER  Agreements of Sale.   Deeds & Mortgages. Documents Witnessed.   Loans Negotiated  Office: Poison & Robinson, next door Fulton'  west, Enderby, B. C.       , .. ...      .  -  POLITICAL  T?NDERBY   CONSERVATIVE  ���������������������������^ASSOCIATION  F. H. BARNES,  President.  W. E. BANTON  Secretary. u  ,e\\  Thursday, December 7, 1911  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Union Bank  of Canada  , Paid-up Capital . . $4,755,000  Rsst and Undivided Profits 3,300,000  Total AitaU, (Over)        ���������������������������       53,000,000  London, England   Office,  81, Threadneedle Street, E.C.  A Branch of this Bank has been  established in London, England, at  No/51, Threadneedle Street, E. C,  where Letters of Credit and Drafts  payable at all important points in  Canada and the United States, can be  purchesed, and Money Transfers  arranged. ,  A Visitors* Room is provided for  the convenience of clients of the Bank  when in London, towkich their mail  may be addressed.  Correspondence solicited.  {jBdoiiBrinch.7  ,/F. W. ASHE, Manager.  6. U. C. HART-SMITH, Ass!stant-Managir.  :?  h7y  I f ~l w  V'i*1 'z  P1,*' ���������������������������- -  ������������������V_ -���������������������������  C. G. PIPER  -GENERAL HOUSE DECORATOR  Painting,   Paper Hanging, Kalsomin-  ing, Graining and all kind's  ���������������������������~      " of   Decorative '  Repairs  BUGGIES,' CUTTERS, ETC.,  Painted and Striped equal to new at  Small Cost  Estimates Free Box 43, Enderby  BLANCHARD & ENGLISH  V    Enderby, B..C   Contractors & Builders :  Comment and Affirmation  SPEAKING    OUT IN MEETING.  merely the Ministerial Association  which I oppose.' * * * Its vuews  are impressed on the public by a rnul-  J titude of trained speakers, and it has  not been customary for many years  for the hearers to express their dissent   however   absurd or untrue the  Vernon is the only city in the  Okanagan Valley where a public statements of the speakers may bap-  meeting has been called to consider \ pen t0 be. The result is that these  the question of Sunday trains. It i speakers, never meeting with face to  was called at the instigation of the ��������������������������� face opposition finally get to con-  ministers of that city, who did not sider themselves infallible, and their  deem the church meeting previously oWn views of public questions the only  held to be of a general public nature, ' possible right    views.   Such m-n are  gratulations in that we are  or that such a meeting broight outiaiways difficult to meet in public dis-  the voice of the people. f The -eeting cussion. Any dissent from their  was called by the mayor and was views is construed into personal op-  attended by all' parties, "saint and.position to themselves, and a per-  sinner." The '' first speaker to take fectly well conducted public discus-  the floor   offered   a   resolution con- g_on such   as   took   place the other  the proper authorities at OttaAra.  The question of Indian reserve  lands was referred to in these words:  "I pointed out to Mr. Borden the  necessity of making use of the large  tracts of land held as Indian reserves, but now lying waste. Thc  Province is alive to this situation  and while it always desires to protect the aborigines, strongly believes  that something more should De done  in the way of settling up - served  land.   "We.have just reasons for con-  )w able  to look to Ottawa and recognize that  at the head of the Government is a  man of oiir own political faith, who  has already begun to measure up to  the responsibility of his hign office  a-nd is bound to   add some brilliant  demning  the    train  service.   Another t evening is dubbed "a disorderly meet-, chapters to the   political history of  First-class Cabinet Work and' Picture Framing.  .'1 - Undertaking Parlors in connection. "-'   .   ,  1 Nexf to."City xHall".'^'-   y:y7yy.  - ,-- -i  Ivwong.  "t   NEW!LAUNDRY, 7;  . -_ :      7;ENDERBY. B. C. ,       '"-....  Family"-Washing' collected'weekly'.;  First-class workmanship. "Satisfaction  tfviarfinteed."-'  y. _    ., ,   l  motion was offered as an amendment  which' commended the service and  thanked the C. P. R. fnost ^artily  for inaugurating the Sunday service.  The meeting was���������������������������a- stormy ~.rie, if  we are to believe the'reports'. "It is  generally held by men' of the cloth,  that citizens do not express themselves on matters which, are forced  upon them by such organizations as  the Lord's Day Alliance, and, Speaking generally, this is no. doubt true.  But" such a complaint cannot be laid  against the citizens who attended the  Vernon meeting referred to. The  question before the meeting was very  warmly discussed, and at tbi conclusion of the " discussion, the .mend-  ment endorsing" the "Sunday service  carried by a "large majority. The  meeting ^was dubbed a. "disorderly  meeting." One Charles, J. Hurt did  say some-naughty -things, ..'ui.h, no  doubt he had a rightJto say, but  which did not - please the 7' allers "of  the' meeting/ "; Mr. Hurt admits himself "that.-he used.an" expression that  poorly'"expressed" his meaning... "In  concluding Ja. long explanation in the  Vernon News, Mr. Hurt, says,-and: in;  so saying ^he"f expresses^the'-thought  of���������������������������"a .-great.. inajqrity76r people -."who,1  while"nofroPP08ing{the;'gob"d work'of  church'/ministers,/. "do i-,object;'to-. the  material-power.employed by-_them to'  spiritualize. the community: -7' " <  -VlJhave not-yone-atom of .antagonism to any "of   the clergy as clergy,  ing>'  CONSERVATIVE   .CONVENTION  Canada. I was able to me.3t,,Mr.  Borden at Ottawa," and he desiredme  to convey to you and the people of  British Columbia his appreciation of  the sterling efforts on his behalf, and  to congratulate you upon,, the election  of seven Conservatives."  ���������������������������  THAT BIG POTATO EXHIBIT  A meeting-of the B. C. Conservative" Association was held last week  at New Westminster. The new officers of the Provincial organization  are: President, W. M. McKay, Vancouver; John A. Lee, New ./3dtmin-  ster, 1st Vice-President; W. T. Shat- ' The following letter is self-explana-  ford, Penticton, 2nd Vice-President; |tory: "New York, Nov. 14, 1911. Mr.  Leonard Tait, Victoria, rd Vice-,Geo. R. Lawes, Enderby: Dear Sir:'  President; John B. Williamson, Sec-.iYou doubtless have .heard of the  retary; H. L. Edmonds, Treasurer. [glorious triumph of .our British Co-  Premier McBride, in his address be-jlumbia potatoes at ,the; American  fore the convention, spoke freely of Land and Irrigation Exposition held4  the work of the party in this pro-j in'New York, City, cNov. 3-12. The  vince, and outlined tne work-the collection sent down by the B. C.  Government has' inaugurated /.d pro- j Department of Agriculture,, and" made'  poses to carry out. In xpressing | up of samples supplied by individual  himself on the Oriental question, the growers throughout the Province, was  Premier reiterated ��������������������������� what he has' so j awarded the Stilweir $1,000- silver cup  strongly urged in-air the years "of his as "being "the best collection of late  you for your co-operation in working  to bring this honor to B.C. Yours  truly, H. McClure Johnson, asst. Exhibition Commissioner."  Mr. Lawes supplied 800 pounds of  choice potatoes from his hill-side  property. They were the American  Wonder, and the yield per acre is reported to exceed anything in the district.  FOR      SALE!  Thoroughbred Cockerels and Pullets  of the following varieties: Barred  Rocks, Barred Leghorns, Buff Orpingtons, Rhode Islands, White Wyan-n  dottes and White Orpingtons. .From  $1.00 up. M. Marshall's Lansdowne,  Poultry Yards, Armstrong P. O.  CROMPTON CORSETS���������������������������for fit and  comfort.     Enderby Trading Co.Ltd.-  administratio'n."   "We have no quarrel with the "Orient, "'said ;.e, 7'but  marketable potatoes grown in America in 1911."     Our-pbtat'oes were,the  we have no points to-decide with, marvel-of all-,who ��������������������������� saw them." This  that part of the] world, amicable' or victory is one of the biggest things  otherwise. " We; have-only our, own ever 'accomplished;by b! C, won'as'it  homes- to 7protect.; and,'' hold.';-. "Let - was in; ,-New' -York, ,-the .commercial.  "Japan keep ;_ Japan;% for' itself: and centre off the ^'American. contine'ntVf at  China" China,_:; but... let % ��������������������������� iis, ^sacredly" one \6t .the greatest exhibitions ,'of- "Agr  guard|Britjsh;Columbia'for.'^  mant^by~ouf ;oVn^ airfsectioris"  ���������������������������\Ttie Premier: briefly "referred,' to' vthe/'of 7'America;^7 ^I^waht' personally .fto\  advance step taken fin;the^matter.-of-; world's"'history,7and7against^potato-  waters-rights,-. also .that-of the^pro-lcongratulate:you,,,one ofthe growers,"  tection of7o'ur/fisheries?7bqth'"of these upon_-having, v produced., -potatoes --of  questions ' having been'.taken up by, such .exceptional , character, .and "on  or to .the'churches "as .churches; it is^Mr.  McBride' and his'ministers- with -behalf  of , the .Department  f."o ,,'thank  AUSTRALIAN 7  Stock Remedies  ���������������������������-*'.  +>./" '1  X ^f% '  .i*-*,|  On the wprW'sSSSrli?  market rf6r:over$������������������^  ^lOO^years  y,\, -���������������������������  ,j, ���������������������������%-, yr y&y \  ..������������������ --,;   .- .fJO-'j^pl  ,< - ���������������������������> '.'1--+-������������������,S  <,-t*ii   *i-iV'  .j- -"-sf _.-������������������?.W"  "' " "7 3>''-J������������������'l  .--'������������������  *&f& ill  '-   .<r^-_ri,^J  :-^'\  Pottie Has a Remedy for  -vv- '"Everytliinjj:%.v;;^;>  j��������������������������� '-��������������������������� ���������������������������---- 7 -'T7 ���������������������������^-���������������������������i7-'-77,77^7$z7aM\  7 V -V;A|sent< for.-"En'derby;^7;^^;St8  -;i^^W;^H^-HUTCHISON|:v:n^ft:  '  '���������������������������'1'   yt  \*  i-I-Ar-At'l'-i**���������������������������)  PfeRllll  !>*5<a  __ ���������������������������,-^.j.    -- ������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������� trvfi'I(cfe^ 1  __k _��������������������������� ___| ___. *^-v   1   ,h.        _B   ���������������������������--*   "_______.     ^^O ->m   ^__ u^M-ST y j *Ja **v^w3*  *"J*4     M  ~-h'-?Zi^?-z.rr?&MM  \x?r?ir :  epf. Wi*ef Press  .H.JBIGHAM,-Prop. &?*?**&  MMBBaa^HM^^^aa its- ������������������S U  :���������������������������*- ^>i  ff  "IMPROVED RACER  CROSSCUT  &K    SAW  The "Improved Racer" Cross  Cut Saw has been proven as the fast*  est and easiest cutting saw made. The  ShjjrIjY-Dietrich Co., Limited,manufacturers of all "Maple Leaf" Saws, export large quantities of "Improved Bac-  era" to United Btates, England, New  Zealand, Australia and other countries,  . which is proof of their superior quality."  Made of "Razor Steel" and tempered by the "Secret Process."  104 For sale by  Fulton's   Hardware  Price. $1.00per ft, including Handles  See our' new stock  of Heaters and  Ranges  We are constantly adding new lines t6  favour already large stock. - Our-latest  is a line of Crockery Ware & Dishes  Dur=Rrices;=theyJi������������������iILsaKe=you=money=  $S^fa7?M  For 75 per cent*of the fires, that'*  ,. ~ "���������������������������     ~J"      " ~    y I"" ^ ������������������-ri'  destroy farm buildings. - -  ���������������������������V A  fi^potjpzT  i9  One of the Time Tested  NEponseT Roofings  Has saved valuable property from,  destruction.  WE SELL IT ;  The snow is here; sleighing will soon be fine.  Let us fit you up with a Cutter and a warm,  cosy Robe. You bring the horse, we will  supply the REST.  Plumbing, Heating and Tinsmithing.     Our work is guaranteed.    Call or  write for prices.  FULTON'S  HARDWARE  Enderby,  B. C.  The Best Machine  '���������������������������a.'jw.r  'y^'i  .. s--. v- I  'ui '-.'_V_  iWzM[  yW\  J������������������'K������������������l  At only  half the  price asked  for others.  Every machine  covered by  an absolute  guarantee for ten  years.  The best  advertisement  we have for the  SUNSET  is from the  satisfied  customers they  have made.  Prices, $27 to $40  x- ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Bosambo of Monrovia  lgar  Wallace)  (By  For many \ears havo the Ochori people foi 1110*1 a "-(.it of grim comic relief  lo the tiagedy of Africa "> colonization.  Now il may well ho that wo shall laugh  at the Oihori in anno. Not, in tlio  small hour.* of tho night, whon comci-  sation ll:tj_;^. in the littlo circle about  thi: liic*- iii fishing camps, shall tho  sleepy eyed !lL' tiroii>-otl to merriment  stories  of  Ochori   niccknosi-.       All  the  -eny  aware  by  this  lias  coiiH!  about  by  tav������������������r  ol  Liherian government, though at pre  the  l/iheriati  government   is  not  of thc fact.  Once upon a time, that dignity might!in  be added to the State, a .warship was  acquired���������������������������if I leincniber aright it was  presorted by a disinterested ship-owner.  The government appointed three admirals, fouiteen captains, and as many  officers as tho ship would hold, and they  all woie gorgeous but ill-fitting uniforms.  The government would havo appointed a crew also, but for the fact thai  the ship was not big enough to hold  any larger number of people than its  officers totaled.  This tiny man-of-war of the Blaek  ttepublie vent to sea once, the admirals  and captains taking it in turn to stoke  and steer���������������������������a very pleasing and novel  sensation, this latter.  Coining back into the harbor, ono ot  the admirals said:  "It is my turn to steer hoav," and  took  the wheel e  The  ship  struck  a   rock  trance of  thc harbor  and  The officers escaped easily  your ^Lonrovian swims like  at thc en-  went down,  enough, for  a fish, but  their uniforms were spoiled by the sea  water. To the suggestion that salvage'  operations be attempted to refloat the  warship, the government very wi..ely  paid, No, they thought not.  "We know where she is," said the  Pi evident, "and if we ever want her.  jt. will be comfoiting to know she is so  close to us."  Nothing more would have been done  in the matter but for the fact that thc  British Admiralty decided that tbe  wreck was a. danger to shipping, and  issued orders forthwith for the place  where it lay to be buoyed.  The   Ijiherian   government   demurred  on account of expense, button pressure  being  applied   (17 suspect  the  captain  . of Hie Majesty.'s ship Dwarf, who was  a   man   with   a  bitter   tongue),   they  -'agreed, and  a  bell-buoy was  anchored  '"' to the submerged steamer. -  '      "''  -:-- It,made a-nice rowdy clanging noise,  did that bell.''and the people of fNIon-  Vvovia " felt' they    were    getting - their  money's worth.  But all Monrovia "is not made up of  the freed American slaves who were  : settled there-in 1821: There are people  who are described in a lordly fashion  by the true Monrovjans as "indigenous  natives." and chief of these arc the  Kroomen," who ,pay no taxes, defy the  government, and at -intervals tweak  the official nose of the Republic.  The second day after the boll was  "jn place Monrovia awoke to find a complete silence reigning in the bay, and  that in spite of a heavy swell. Tho  bell was still, and two ex-admirals who  were selling fish on the foreshore borrowed a boat and rowed out to invest!-  'gate. The explanation was1 simple���������������������������  the bell had been stolen.  "Now!" said the President of the  Liberiaii Republic, in despair, "May  Beekebud. who is the father and author  of all sin. descend upon these thieving  Kroomen!''  Another bell was attached: the same  night it was stolen. Vet. another bell  was put, to the buoy, and a boatload  _oJ7_admirals kept, watch. Throughout  the night they sat, rising ax/rfa 1 \ira<r  with tho swell, and the  "clang-jangle-clong" was  their  ears.    AH  night   it  " Wanted on a wanant issued by 11.  I-'., lim President, of Liberia. Bosambo,  a Krooboy, who escaped fium the penal  -ettlemciit near Munrovin, after killing  a guard, lie is believed to be malting  for your  country."  A   description   followed.  ^aridois put the document away with  niitluT such notices--they weie uot infrequent in their occiu reuce���������������������������and gave  hi" mind to the eternal problem of the  Ochori.  .Vow, as ever, the Ochori people were  in .ad trouble. Then: is no other tribe  tne whole of Africa that is as defenseless as the poor Ochori. The Pin-  goes, slaves as they arc by name and  tradition, were a.s ferocious as the Masai, compared with the Ochori.  Sanders was a little impatient, and  the deputation of three who had journeyed down to headquarters to lay the  grievances of the people before him  found   him   unsympathetic.  lie interviewed them on his veranda.  ���������������������������'Master, 710. man loaves us in  peace," said one. "Isisi folk, Akasa-  va folk, N'Gombi people from far-away  countries, they come demanding this  and that, and we give, being afraid.''  "Afraid of what?" asked Sanders,  wearily.  "We fear death and pain, also burning,  and  thc  taking  of   our  women,"  lid the other.  ��������������������������� 'Who is chief  Ol  you?'-' asked S'an-  der.-:  TuTTl"  monotonous  music in  sounded, but  in thc early morning at, thc dark hour  before tin* sun comes up, it seemed that  the bell, still tolling, grew fainter and  fainter. c  "Brothois." said an admiral. 7 wo  are drifting away  from   the bell."  But thc explanation was that the'boll  had drifted away, from .thetn, for. tired  of half measures, the Kroomen hud  come iu and taken the bell. buoy, and  all, and to this day there is no mark  to show where a sometime man-of-war  rots in the harbor of Monrovia.  Tie ingenious *<"'iil who planned and  r-arried out this theft was one P.osnmbo.  who had three wives one of whom,  being by birth (Jongolaise and uiitnist-  worthr.'informed the police, and with  Homt 'ceremony Bosambo way arrested  and tried at the Supreme. Court, where  he was found guilty of "theft and  high-treason," and sentenced to ten  vears' penal servitude.  Thev took Bosambo back to prison,  and Bosambo inlervied the black jailor.  "Mv   friend."  he  ���������������������������'aid.   "I   have  a  big ju-ju in  the forest, and  if yon  do  release  ine at  once you  and  your  not  wife, shall  die  in  great toiment."  "Of   your   ju-ju   1   know   nothing  the' jailer, philosophically.  ao  but 1  week for guarding  let   you   escape   I  receive two dollars a  piisonors, and if I  lo-e mv job.  "I know a place where tliere is much  silver hidden," said Bosambo, with  promptitude: "vou and Y will go'to  tins   place,  and   we   shall   be   rich. ���������������������������  " If vou knew where there was silver,  whv did vou steal bells, which arc of  bra's* and of no particular value?';  asked this unimaginative guard.  "I see that you .havo a heart of  stone," said Bosambo, and went away  to the forest settlement to chop down  trees for the good of the Plate.     ���������������������������  Four months after this, _Sanders,  Chief Commissioner for the Tsisi, J.koh,  and Akasava countries, received inter  alia a communication of a stereotyped  description:  "To whom  it   may concern:  wilfully ignorant.  "I am Chief. Lord," said an elderly  man  clad  in   a   leopard   skin.  "Go back to your people, Chief, if.  indeed, chief you are, and not some old  woman without shame; go back and  beai with you a fetich���������������������������a most wonderful fetich���������������������������which shall be, as me,  watching your interests and protecting  you. This fetich you shall plant on the  edge of your village that faces tho sun  at noon" You shall mark the place  where it shall be planted, and at midnight, with -proper ceremony and the  sacrifice of a young goat, you shall set  my fetich in its place. And. after that  whosoever Jll-T,reats or robs you shall  do^so nt some risk."       l  Sanders said this very solomnly, and  the men of the deputation were duly  impressed. More impressed were they  when, before starting_on their homeward journey, Sanders placed in their  hands a stout pole to the end of which  was-attached a flat board inscribed  with certain marks.  They carried their trophy six days'  journey through thc forest, then four  days' journey by canoe along the Little  River, until they-came to Ochori. There,  by the light of the moon, with the  sacrifice oi two goats (to make sure),  the pole was planted so that the board  inscribed with mystic characters would  faee the sun at noon."- -   ���������������������������  News travels fast in tho back lands,  and it came to the villages throughout  the Isisi and the Akasava country that  the Oehoris were particularly protected  by white magic. Protected they always had been, and many men had  died at the white man's hand because  the temptation to kill the Ochori folk  had proved irresistible.  "1 do not believe that Sandi has  done this thing," said the Chief of the  Akasava, a new chief, vice one recently  hanged by the Isisi River. "Let us  go across the river and see with our  own eyes, and if they have lied we will  bent them with sticks���������������������������though let no  man kill, because of Sandi and his  cruelty.  So across the river they went and  marched until they came within sight  of the Ochori city, and the Ochori people, heaving that the Akasava people  were coming, ran away into the woods  ancl hid���������������������������according to their custom.  The hospitable Ochori received him  kindly, fed him with sweet manioc and  sugar-cane, and told him about Sandi's  magic. After he had eaten, Bosambo  walked ..down to the post and read the  inscription,  "Trespassers   Beware."  lie was mildly amused, but strolled  back   again,   thinking   deeply.  "This magic." hc paid to the chief,  ''is good magic. I know because 1  have white man's blood in my veins."  In suppoit of this statement he proceeded to libel a poifoetly innocently  Biitish official at S'ierra Leone.  Thc Ochoii wete impressed. They  pou rod forth the story of their perse-  cutinii:'���������������������������a story which began in remote  ages, when Tiganobeni, lhe great king,  came down .from fhe north and wasted  the country as far south as the Isisi.  Bosambo listened���������������������������it took two nights  and the greater part of a day to tell  the. story." because the official story teller of the Ochori had only one method  of telling���������������������������and wheu it was finished  Bosambo said  to himself:  "This is ihe people 1 have long  sought���������������������������T will sta}'. liere."  Aloud, he asked:  "How   often    does   Sandi   come   to  said  and  full,  the  Thr Altasava advanced until they  camo to the pole stuck in the ground  and thc board with the devil marks.  Boforo this they stood in silence and  in awe, and, having made obeisance to  it, and sacrificed a chicken (which was  the propelty of tlie Ochori). they turned back.  AftcT thi., came a party from Isisi,  aud they must needs come through the  Akasava  country,  -They-brought- pie.se.nt.i with..them,  and lodged with the Akasava for one  night.  "What stoiy is this of the Ochori?"  asked thc Isisi chief in command: so  the chief of the Akasava told him.  "You may save yourself the journey,  I'or wo have seen it."  "That," said the Isisi chief, "I will  believe wheu I have seen."  "That is bad talk." said the Akasava people who were gathered at the  palaver; "these dogs of Nisi call us  liars."  Nevertheless there was no bloodshed,  and in the morning thc Isisi went on  their way.  Tho Ochori saw them coming, and hid  in the woods, but the precaution was  unnecessary, for thc Tsisi departed as  they came.  Other folk made a pilgrimage to the  Ochori���������������������������-N'Combi. Bokeli, and the little people of the forest, who were so  shy that they camo at night���������������������������and the  Ochori people began to rise to a sense  of their importance.  Then Bosambo, a ICrooman and an ad-  vcntiner at large, appeared on the  cootie, having crossed eight hundred  miles of wild land in the earnest hope  that time would dull the memoinry of  the Libcrian government, and, incidentally, bring him to a land of milk and  honey.  Now Bosambo had in his life been  many things. He had been steward  on an Elder Dempster boat; he had  been, a scholar at a. Mission school; he  was the proud possessor of a bound  copy of tho Bive.s of the Saints, a reward for industry; and among his accomplishments was a knowledge of English.  you','"  "Once   every   year.   Master,"  the chief, "on the  twelfth intion,  a little after."  "When came he last?"  "When this present moon is at  thiee moons since���������������������������lie comes after  big rains."  "Then," said Bosambo again to-himself, "for nine months 1 am safe;"  They built him a hut, and planted  i'or hi in a banana grove, and gave him  seed. Then he demanded for wife the  daughter of the chief, aud, although hc  offered nothing in payment, she came  to him. That a stranger lived in the  chief village of the Ochori was remarked by other tribes, for news of this kind  spreads, but, since he was married, and  into the chief's family at that, it was  accepted that the man must, be of the  Ochori folk, and such was the story  that came to headquarter?.  Then the chief o'f the Ochori died.  He died suddenly iu some pain, but such  deaths are common, and his son ruled  in his place. The son died after the  briefest reign, and Bosambo called the  people together���������������������������the elders, the" wise  men, and the bead-men of the country.  "It appears,", he said, "that the  many gods of the Ochori are displeased  with you, and it has been revealed to  me jn a dream that I shall be chief of  the Ochori. Therefore, oh Chiefs, and  Wise men. and Head-men. bow before  me as is the custom, and Y will make  you a great people."  ft is characteristic of the Ochori that  no man said "Nay" to him,-' even  though in the assembly were three men  who by custom might claim the chieftainship.-  Sanders heard of th<������������������'new chief, and  was pir/.zled." ' *���������������������������- "- . 7 - _" '-_-."  ��������������������������� "Etabo?" he repeated���������������������������that ^was  how-Bosambo called himself; "I do  not remei������������������ber the man, yet if he can  put backbone into^ the>peoplc' I do not  care who lie js," :  Backbone or cunning,- or -both, Bo-'  sambo  certainly  installed.  "lie has many ' strange, practices,"  reported   a  ,'c a mind fo hang you, Bosnm-  Every   day  many  native agent to Sanders  he assembles the men of  the village and causes them to walk  past a pelebi (table'?) on- which are  many eggs. And it is his command  that' each man as ho passes shall-take  an egg so swiftly that no eye may see  him take it. Aud if the man bungle  or break the egg, or be slow, this new  chief puts shame upon him, -whipping  him."  "It, is a game," said Sanders; but  for the life of him hc could not see  what game it was. .Report after report  reached him of the new chief's madness. Sometimes he-would take the unfortunate Ochori out by night, teaching  them such things as they had never  known before. Thus he instructed  them in what manner they might seize  a goat, so that the goat could not cry.  Also how to eiawl on their belliesjneb  by inch so tnat tney made "uo'Touncr  or sign. All these things the Ochori  did,   groaning   aloud   at   tbe   injustice  L   can   understand  and the labor of it.  "I'm dashed if  it," said Sanders, knitting his brows,  when the last report came in. With anybody but the Ochcri this would mean  war���������������������������-but tho Ochori!"  Notwithstanding his contempt for the  lighting qualities iie kept his police  Floutsns icady. .__   Bnt. there was no war. Instead, there  came complaint from the Akasava that  "many leopards  were  in  the woods."  Leopards will keep, thought Sandois,  and, anyway, the Akasava, were good  enough "landers to settle that palaver  without outside help. The next report  was alarming. In two weeks those  leopards had' earned off threescore of  goats, twenty bags of salt, aud much  ivory.  Leopards eat goats; there might; conceivably, be fastidious leopards that  cannot eat goats without salt; but n  leopard does not take ivory tusks even  to pick his teeth with. So Sanders  made haste to journey up thc river,  because little things were considerable  in a country where people strain at  gnats and swallow whole caravans.    ,    .  "Lord, it is true." said tho chief of  the Akasava. with some emotion;  "these goats disappear night by night,  though we watch them, also the salt  and ivory, because those we did not  watch."  "But no leopards could do these  things." said Sanders, irritably; "these  are thieves."  The chief's gesture was comprehensive.  "Who eould thieve?" he said.  N'Gombi   people  live   very   far  also  the  Isisi.    The  Ochori   are  and, moreover, afraid,"  Then Sanders remembered the egg  game and the midnight manocuvers of  the Ochori. ...  "1. will call on this new chiof,' he  said, and crossed tho river that day.  Sending a messenger to herald his  coming, he waited two miles out of the  city, ano the councilors and  wise men  "The  away,  fools,  came out to him, wilh offerings oi' fish  and fruit.  "Where is your chief," he asked.  "Lord, he is ill," they said, gravely.  "This day there camo to him a feeling  of sickness, and he fell down "moaning.  We have carried him to his but."... ���������������������������  Sanders nodded.  "I   will  see him," he said, gravely.  They led him to the door of the  chief's hut, and Sanders went in. It  was very dark, and in the darkest corner lay a prostrate man. Sanders bent  over hirn, touched his pulse Tightly, felt  gingerly for the swelling on the neck  behind the ears for a sign of sleeping  sickness. No symptom could he find,  but on the bare shoulder, as his lingers  passed over the man's tlosh. he felt a  scar of singular regularity; then he  found another, ami traced thoir direc  tion.  "I thought so,'J said Sanders, and  gave the moaning man a vigorous kick.  "Come out into the light, Bosambo  of .Monrovia," he said, and Bosambo  rose obedieutly and followed the commissioner into the light.  They stood looking at each other foi  several minutes; then Sanders, speaking in the dialect of the Papper Coast,  said:  "L h  bo."  "That is as your Excellency wishes,"  said Bosambo.  Sanders said nothing, tapping his  boot with his walking-stick and gazing  thoughtfully down-ward.  "Having- made thieves, could  make men of'these people?" he  after a while.  "I  think they could fight, for  are puffed with pride because they have  robbed the Akasava," said Bosambo.  Sanders bit the end of his stick like  a man in doubt.  '"There shall be neither theft 1101  murder," he said. "No more chiefs  nor chiefs' sons shall die suddenly,"  he added, significently.  "Master, it shall be as you desire."  "As I'or thc goats you have stolen,  them you may keep, and the teeth  (ivory), and the salt also, for, if you  hand them back to the Akasava, yon  will fill their stomachs with rage, and  that would mean war."  Bosambo nodded slowly.  "Then you shall remain  you are a clever man, and  needs such as jTou.    But if-  " Master, by the fat of my heart,  I  will  do  as  you  wish," said  Bosambo,  I  have  ahvays  desired  to  be  a  under the British���������������������������"      -  Sanders was halfway back to  quarters before he-, missed his  glasses, and wondered where ho.  room towels, those m\?K. Title ones, just-  meant  for  some   sv?  violet  talcum   and  are  button-holed   ������������������������������������f.   hem-stitched' across the  -ung   exuding  -ater.    They  ���������������������������v..:e  end;   and  other, and one  yon  said;  thev  '' for  chief  for   I   see  thc Ochori  _> j  head-  field-  could  ond can also have a row of embroidery  a couple of inchos from tho.=_cdge..   -  Then there are aprons. Their kind is  legion. Tliere are some very pretty  ones made of figured n������������������n,*������������������ias and dimities. One attractive detefgu is made  with a row of insertion aud lace around  it, with a scallop of insertion sot in,  running across the bottom about two or  three inches from the bottom. The top  has a row of embroidery beading, with  a ribbon run through, the same" shade  as ihe . flowers - on tho muslin. These  ribbons ore long enough to tic at the  buck.  Perhaps some of yon have hoard  about the new beaded scarfs that are  so fashionable, and also so expensive  to buy in the shops. Did it ever occur  to you that they could bo made a.s welt  at home, and at one-half the expeuseV  Transfer patterns ean bo bought, and  all that is necessary to do is to stamp  the material, ushalfy oT Crepe de chine,  and sew the beads on. They come in  long strings and can lie bought at any  milliner's store. A white chiffon or  crepe scarf decoiate.d with silver beads  gives tne effect of frost in the moon--  light, and is very effective. And there  arc many other combinations' equally  as striking. Al eta Hie beads are very  much used.  If you want to give, u larger-gift,  there can be nothing-more acceptable  thau a lunch cloth'1 and' napkins to"  match. This hav to be started early,  so some of those ���������������������������taj'S* spent- iu ���������������������������. tho  hammock would be a good time to  start.  Sachet, bags may be all ready  the sachet; silk .stockings which  to be embroidered' can be placed  the gift box 'long before Christmas has  peeped over the. hills; hand-made handkerchiefs,, pin cushions���������������������������their number  is legion, brass candle shades, and many  articles for which transfer pnttortis can  be purchased.  <1  (  for  a re  in  THE POSTAL AER0PLA2TB  have dropped them." At tbat: identical  moment Bosambo ��������������������������� was exhibiting the  binoculars, to his admiring poople. " - "  "From this day forth," said Bosambo, "there shall .be no"lifting of goat's  or'stealingof any., kind, j. This _mueh _I  told the great Sandi,"and',"as~������������������' sign'of  his love, behold.he gave me these things  of magic that cat up space."   ���������������������������.  "Lord," said a councilor", in awe.  "didyoti know-the great'one?"  "I have cause to .know him," said  Bosambo.'"modestly,,. "for 1 am his  son." .... , _  Fortunately, Sanders knew nothing  of  this  interesting disclosure.'   ;     - ,  CARING FOR KITTY      -  Fresh water-should be "kept Where  the cat may have access to it during  thc summer. A lump of sulphur in  the dish is also good for thc animal.  Uncooked food of any kind should  never be given fed cats, -'although a  little raw beef may be given at long  intervals just i'or a treat or to tempt  the appetite wheu everything else fails.  Raw meat as an exclusive diet will  kill a eat.  Twice' a day for feeding is sufficient,  excepting for a kitten under six months  old. After nine months a cat matures.  Vegetables are liked by most cats ancl  are an excellent, food.  Give your cats clean dishes to eat  and'drink from. The dishes should  -be=waslifid=flaily-5=0ive=niilk=usJ=pa������������������L  of the. cat's diet, but do not keep a  dish of milk or food standing after  the. cat has eaten all it desires.  To keep the pet free from pests  make a strong lather with a reliable  soap, then run all over the animal,  beginning at the head and-kceping the  lather out- of its eyes. heave" the  la I lior on for fifteon minutes; then  jinse off thoroughly with tepid water  and let the for dry without rubbing,  keeping" thn"animal~in doors-until perfectly dry. Never attempt to wash a  cat unassisted. Time and patience  will also be necessary, Never use any  dog remedy,' no matter how successful  the latter has worked on a dog. Creo-  lin, carbolic acid, kerosene or gasolene  nre fatal lo most cats.  It the cat is ill, advise a veterinary  or some one who bos had experience  with cats. Any member of a cat club  will give information willingly at any  time.  Liquid medicines may easily be administered by placing in an ounce  medicine bottlej then pouring into the  cat's mouth. Pills should be sugar-  coated, if possible, when they will be  taken more easily. Olive oil is a sovereign remedy for nearly all the  troubles most cats are heir to, and it  will also produce a glossy coat.  CHRISTMAS  PRESENTS  IN  THE  SUMMER TIME  How many girls there are who are  so tired on Christinas ���������������������������'morning that  they say with genuine sincerity, "T  certainly am glad that Christmas comes  only once a year." These are the,  girls who leave their gift-making till  the last possible moment. :But thero  are many who spend their: summer af-,  teruoons in some indolent hammock,  whiling away the hours with yawns  and. nibblings at the red Astraehans  from the tree back of tho house. Now,  there are a number of pretty Christmas  presents which can be made right in  that same hammock, and which are all  ready to send away weeks before the  Christmas rush.  There are so many patterns for guest-  Reports   come   from     England     and -  France Hhat,   the official   postal   aeroplane for. the  vapid  transport of mail -  matter  is  soon   lo   become  an   actual-  reality'     On August 13th Pierre Vedrines, the vetcraji aviator, winner of the  prize for his recent notable aerial trip  from Paris, i'lanee, to. Madrid, .Spain,  made' oneof ten'flights to demonstrate,  tbe   possibility   of "an   aeio  mail" service/    This flight was most successful..-  lie lefklssy-lcs-Afoulineanx, .hoar-Paris,  with   mail   aboard   at. 5.07   .'p.m. '; and",  reached -"Beauville, near" Trouville, 112 ,  .miles  from Iss'y,  sit- 6.50' p.m.,-.or-, one.  hour and forty-three 'minutes, of ��������������������������� at the'"���������������������������  rate of a trifle over 'sixty-live miles' an  hour.   ; The- time,-'of- tie -fast  express,  train "going the same distance is.3 hours*  and 12 minutes,'or ������������������3 'hour;and '19-mii>^ :  utes longer. .    "        "-     ''���������������������������'..[ /z ������������������������������������������������������  -~  "On the'way "Vedrines'"dropped letted  packages at  .Manlcs-siir-Scinc,    Evreux  and Lisietix.  "   Tt -is said he was--paid ,  five hundred dollars for the flight, which" ,  would average a trifle leRs^tnan $5 pei  mile. " ��������������������������� ' - .. ���������������������������   '  -.In London .the post., office department  is making preparation.'. Cot tbe early in-'  angulation   of  a  special  aerial   postal -  service to be carried on between London and Windsor, a distance of twenty--,  one miles.      Special aerial poBt boxes  are to be placed "in   public plaeos, in  '  which' letters for this service must-be  deposited the>"same as in ordinary boxes.1'  Collections by carriers will be made in  the usual way and deposited in a central location, .from which--the aeroplane  will  depart.      There .the mail  will  be  ���������������������������placed  in   sealed   letter bags  and  the  latter strapped on to the aeroplane. The ���������������������������  flight to Windsor will occupy about half   .  an hour.     Prom Windsor the mail will  be forwarded by  train to its intended'  destination.      King GeoTgo has  given  permission  for space in  Windsor Park  to try ont this experiment, which is to  =l:i st=fJ,=week=a tuLparhaptulonger..  ', i  THE FLYING SQUIRBBL  The different species of 6mall mammals known as flying squirrels have  but, one common feature���������������������������the membrane which unites, their claws and  acts as parachute. _ In the last century the best known of the species  wero abundant in northern Europe.  Scandinavia, and Lapland. Thoy arc  seen now in Siberia, two species are,,  found "in".'J������������������p!ui~suid-iii'-Uie-north~of~-  America, and another species abounds  in thc south cf China and in India.  The Australian flying squirrel is a  night rover and an cater of insects,  birds1 eggs, and baybcrriew. It lian  whitish fur tinged with red, live long,  flngcr-like claws, and a buslij tail, with  a tip that serves as a rudder when  the squirrel flics, by means of which it  hangs on trees whoso smooth, slippery  bark makes thom hard for "hunters U-  climb. Thc Jittle animal ie very difficult to dislodge, and, as he nevor descends to thc ground, the natives of the  countries inhabited by him believe that  be lives without drinking. After the  sun sets his cry is heard, and he is  seen springing from tree-top to tree-  top,- at play or iu quest of prey. As  he leaves a tree hc stretches his long  fingers ancl develops his flying membrane, lie iiies in an oblique curve.  Students of hia life disagree as to his  maximum flight, but his spring covers  a space measuring between twenty-fivo  and   fifty  nieties.  A LANGAUGE OF 300 WORDS'  fn the more inaccessible parts of the  Sierra . Madro Mountains, in northern  Mexico, live a curious.people called the  Tarahuamaris. Many of them dwell  in caves, but they have also small villages, all of them about 8,000 feet above  sea-level, The Tarahuuinnrin are small  in body, but possessed of much endurance. Their only food ie maize, and  they manufacture a drink called toshuin,  from the same cereal. Their language  ie limited to about 3fl0 woTds, and they  caBnot count beyond te������������������, .   .   . I  V'lt  J  r  U'  V   '  It.".  I'i*"  ly'..  l> J-  ,*'f  ^  Thursday, December 7, 1911,  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  The Greatest Genuine Stock Reduction Sale ever  put on in the Valley  You want the Goods  We Need the  ts- -  -,  '--y������������������l  r7:,-:���������������������������,  V   -.  r.  Profits are Forgotten in this Sale.    We must reduce our stock by $10,000 this month  and if prices will do it���������������������������IT'S UP TO YOU. Buy Your Christmas Gifts Here'!.  ���������������������������j '<--,  Regular 75c Goods," including-Serges, Panama, Tweeds, Cashmere's and-  .      .Lusters....:  ...':  ......JZ. './.. .:. SALE PRICE, 50c yd  Regular. $2.50 s Marquesettes, the new est. and loveliest goods for evening  7.,7 wear;, in. Mauve; Sky, Pink, Tan,Brown and. Cream. Sale Price, $1.65.  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Shoes 'in Ladies' 7  . ~~ Misses and Children's, including Boots, Oxfords, and Strap Slippers.  Children's'Velvet Slippers,  weather Soles, sizes 6 to 1 ...Sale Price, 50c pr  Infants' Velvet Slippers,"Leather-Soles, size, 3 to 5' Sale Frice,-40c pr  Ladies' Felt arid Velvet Slipper, Leather Sole; reg. $1.75. & $2.00...for $1.25  Misses' Felt Slippers, Juliett style,���������������������������  SALE PRICE, $1.00  SRECiAL=EOR=SAZURDAY  v*  Ladies^ Misses and Children's ,Ready-j  ; 4$W&ryat jSost: and;;Less; : Wv  .",.:       ^    -/'.    y      Z ^    y.    '        - ���������������������������.-.;"    ^     -   .        ,-"'-     .."A       .Z.A^t.Z-\    '-",-'  2 ,only7Ladies' Sealett) Coat's,, latest models,-.sizes,36 and.38,>regular;$40.00  *���������������������������'*- "\ "  : .'.sale price, ......i..y'...y.'7..%^25M- ,-y>-    i/-~y,*~  -  i r"*y ��������������������������� ' -'        ' ' *  ;:;*.������������������������������������������������������; sale:,;Price-^ :".-.r.:i.:.z\i.&..t.j? 6.5077;^iyy/fi^ig.  Ladies'^Dress ; Skirts,^including"{T.weed;'lSer^^  ^S.;-#V4*A  Again We are in a position to prove ttic Value-Giving Supremacy  -': r;yy^7; _; V^^ST'- ������������������^i^.^'^>:o������������������0te  Morrette Underskirts, all shades; the kind.'youpayj$2.00 for"...NOW;$l;ea!-;  Ladies'^ Taffetta -SilkUnderskirts, in Brown, Black "Card;. and /Shot/effects;  ��������������������������� ���������������������������   reguiar$6:50 to $7-50,, :. .1:..' ..;.^......:..:r:'.SALErPR������������������CE; "|4:56  $2.50 to, $3.00 Dressing Gowns;.. ..L...'.....!..^.;...\..r:.:.........SALEPRICE,$i.75  50 ONLY���������������������������Cuchion Tops in Brown & Green Burlap trimmed with Coronation Braid, also linen with printed Indian's Head���������������������������Tops alone  worth $1.00 and $1.25, Saturday   with'.filler only .1.00 each  Granite  and   Tinware,   25   per cent off all these lines  Stock' Y6ur7 Wardrobe iy^(ytv;'tuh^:.i^  Prices are so decidedly in your favof:  20th    Century    Clothing,     the   Hall  Mark of Perfection.  Men's Pure %Wool Flannel Shirts,.,  reg.   $3.50 ". '. .ior  $2.75  regular $2.50 & 2.25 quality' fot $1.75  $25.00 Overcoats, newest' styles���������������������������$20.00  $18.00 " "   '. $14.00  $16.50 " " $12.00  $12.50 " " $10.00  $30.00tSuits, newest p. Tweeds, $24.00  $25.00 " " "        ^20.00  $22.50 " " '        $16.00  BOYS' SUITS AND OVERCOATS including 2 & 3  piece Sits, BiBtcf, Russian & Blouse Suits,  io Tweed and Serge, i-3oir. .  ������������������- -' ... - -v -  A FEW SAMPLE'PRICES:'"."-v  ���������������������������'  . ' * 1   - "*'  $4.501SUITS��������������������������� for_l-3.00  $1.50 ^-^-$2.00 - Negligee 'Shirts,,    $6.50 Suits ...t&7^ for $ 4.35  SPECIAL  ......;. $1.00  ea. "  $7.00 Suits for $ 4.70  $6.50 OVERCOATS    for  i.4.35  Boys'   Scotch-Knit Underwear,  Turn  bull's, regular $1.80 Suit, for    $1.25.$5,50-Overcoats  for  5   3.70  EXTRA SPECIAL IN FURNITURE  y ,_uArKl  ^ - > ��������������������������� :<���������������������������>" I  '.V.-W   ...  -~r      W  _... t i-r,t im r  Vt'' Ay\  tfj^'-im  i.-jpfy.^TSI  ;_..i-wi4/v-l  J^JJ 1>_J )"^������������������W__!.7"*i  ^���������������������������s-Hf-?^-"2f"������������������S  ^v,:".;-}-;-;:-?'l  * j >���������������������������;. * _������������������*.> j. j ���������������������������  y.z70j7rlJj3\  r &7&M  . -*.y ������������������. I  T" -~'%J������������������,<'1'rJ  Zi���������������������������( I  ������������������^r- .-_  1 Mission China Closet, regular $27.00 ' :    For $21.00  1 4-section Book Case, Mission Finish, regular $30.00  for $23.00  1 4 section with Drawer Case.Quarteied Oak finish, reg. $28.50 for $22.00  1 Combination Book Case and Writing Desk, reg. $27.00  for $23.00  1 Mission Library Table, reg. $21.00 : for $16.25  1 Quartered Oak Ladies' Dressing Table,- reg. $27.00  for $22.00  1 Quartered Oak Dining Table, reg. $28.50,  ...for $21.00  1 Mission Oak Dining Table, reg. $28.50, for  for $21.00  1 Quartered Oak Dining Table, Circular, reg. $40.00 for $29.00  1 Dresser, Quartered-Oak, Oval Mirror,  reg.  $42.50 for $33.50  1 Ohiffoneer, Quartered Oak, to match, reg.  $37.50 for $29.00  6-piece Dining Room Set, Mission Finish, reg. $40.00,  for $32.00  5-piece Parlor Set, Mission Finish, reg".  $48.00 for $39.00  3-piece Parlor.Set, Mission Finish,  reg.   $55.00,    for  $43.00  1 Morris Chair, Leather Seat and Back, Mission Finish, reg. $40.00���������������������������$33.00  Mission Arm Chairs, Leather Seat, reg.   $28.00 for $23.50-  Mission Couch, solid Leather Covered, reg.  $64.00  for $48.50  Leather Covered Couch, reg. $50.00 for $39.00  Music  Cabinets,   Mahogany  Finish, reg. $10.00  *. for   $ 6.50  Single Commodes, Quartered^ Oakfreg': $10.00 for $ 6.50  Pair Parlor Chairs, 1 Rocker and .'Arm, Quar. Oak, reg. $24.50, ���������������������������$17.50  Dresser, Circassian Walnut, reg. $32.50 ". ......for S24.00  Chifloneer, Circassian Walnut to match, reg. $28.00 for $21.00  Dressing Table and Stand to match,  reg.  $24.00 for $17.00  Chifloneer, Quartered Oak, 5 drawers, reg. $32.00,  for $24.00  SPECIAL   SHOWING OF  XMAS  NOVELTIES IN LINEN CENTRE PIECES, BUFFET RUNNERS, TRAY CLOTHS    &   D'OYLIES,    LACE    AND  BATTENBURG.       ���������������������������   BEST RANGE OF  JAPANESE FANCY  SILK.      BRASS AND WHITE-METAL GOODS. DOLLS & TOYS FOR XMAS,  POLSON MERCANTILE CO. ENDERBY." PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Stops a Cough Quickly  -Even Whooping Cough  Sixteen  Ounces of tha Quickest, Siirast  Cough   Remedy   for  50c.    Money  Refunded If It Faiis.  It  ]f you have an obstinate, d.eop-fioau.d  cough, which refuses to be cured, get,a 50-  confc bottle.of Pinex, mix-it with homeland e eu ga r sy rap. and st a rt t.ak i ng i r. , J n-  side of 24 hours yonr cough -will be gone, or  very nearly'so. Even'-whooping-cough is  quickly conquered in this way.  ' A GO-cent bottle of��������������������������� Pines, when mixed  'with home-made sugar syrup, gives yon 16  ounces���������������������������a family supply���������������������������of the finest  cough remedy that money could buy, at a  clear saving of 52. Very easy to pre_xn-e-  full directions in package.  Plnox soothes and heals the inflamed  membranes with remarkable rapidity. 1  stimulates the appetite, is slightly lasa  Live, and has a. pleasant taste���������������������������childron  take it willingly. Splendid for croup,  asthma, bronchitis, throat tickle, chest  pains, etc., and a thoroughly fiuccessful  remedy for incipient lung troubles.  pinex is a special and highly concentrated compound of Norway While Pine  extract, rich in ^uaiacol and other healing  pine elements. If; has often'been imitated,  though never successfully, for nothing else  will prod uce the kla io resu Its. Simply mis  with sugar syrup or strained honey, in a  16-onnee bottle, a,nd it. is ready for use.  Anyone who' tries Pim-x will quickly  understand why it is used in moro homes  ln thoU. S. and Canada tha.n any other  cough remedy. The genuincisgnamnteed  to give absolute satisfaction or money refunded. - Certificate of -guarantee is  wrapped in each package. "Your druggist  has Pines or will get it for you. If not, send  io The Pjues Co., Toronto, Ont.  MASUCHIKA SHIMOSE  Masnchiha Shimose, who invented  the high explosive to which the name  yhiiuos-e powder was given by the -Japanese navy, died on September 7th. He  was professor or applied i.'lnjmist.ry aad  was bora ia 1S50. Feu several years  he was superintendent of the ammunition department of the naval arsenal,  ���������������������������luring which time be made extensive  researches .in i.onneetion with explosives. His compound was adopted in  L893 by the Japanese navy, -and i'or  his services a decoration and m Mini  of monev were granted to him.  EMBLEMS" '  if money talks, as sages say..  And riches are equipped with  winyt..  The parrot might become some duy  'The emblem of financial kings.  ���������������������������Washington   fttai  Well, Well!  THIS ^ a HOME DYE  '^iTh *!?af ANYONE  liLI / f/V���������������������������>*** can use  ri/MitiV        I'.B'  ,Kiay ��������������������������� silm |lf  Wt-tTTKC'IH  ���������������������������M-L-li m.  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GARBUT1,  Prttvleot  C. t, WICCWS,  Prinnlpul  Sttrpttai  tat  F'lfRST -YOUTH:   Scientists say  that  trees contribute to tbe heat of the  atmosphere."  Second  Youth:  "That's so;  a  birch  has wanned me many a time."  ������������������    j    >  Bacon: "I understand some of your  bens have stopped laying?"  Egbert: "Two oi: them have.'-'  Bacon: "What's the cause?"7"."'  Egbert: "Motor car."  "Are these your clothes or miner'"  asked the athletic man of his athletic  wife.  "Look iu the pockctB,'' was tbe reply. "If you find smelling-salts they  are  mine;   if  it's  a  whisky-flask   they  are vour..''  > *     i  The Squijc: "If your husband in7"_  Cottager's   Wife:   ''No,   sir.     He'6  driJlin'."  The Squire:  "Ah. 'juiic m>.       i'ern-  torials, eh?" ���������������������������  Gottage.rY    Wife:   "No,    si''.      'luj'"  units!"'  > -    ���������������������������*  "Th'eie v. nothing more, unsatisfactory than a boarding-house beefsteak,"  gro'wlcd  the chronic grumbler.  "Oh, 1 don't know.'-' rejoined the  impressionable young" man. "lDid you  ever gel a kiss I'rom a pretty girl over  the telephone?"   -  "Mamma,"' asked little Florence,  "should I say pants or trousers?"  "TroiiEC"*, "my. dear," replied her  ni other.  *'Tlien,*' said Florence, "i must give  Fido some water, for lie trousers just  awfully."  '' Kiijoy vow self, during ,vout holidays,  Smyth?'"' '  "Tremendously! Came upon a place  where there was no band banging away  three times a day; no niggers; no servants after tips; no complaints when  tho children yelled, and no extra charge  for anything.'' -  . "Whore was this ideal spot?"  1' At. home.''  .-*.    .*    ..  "Speaking ol' eccentricities/'' said  Proppletou. "my father is an example.  He has not'cut iiis hair for the last half-  dozen vearg,"  1' Indeed i His hair. in ust be very jong  by this "time?"    '  '"Oh,  no!      The old  gentleman'was  bald before then."  ���������������������������t    -.-    -+  Old Gentleman (benevolently): "Let  me see.,, I believe you are thc boy T  bought a "paper of yesterday, when I  didn't have change. 1 owe you a half-  i.ehuy.- Here it is." "       y  Ncwsboy (who* itsu't' the boy):  'Never mind', mister. . Keep it ������������������or your  .honesty!"    ��������������������������� - '"   ���������������������������'  , Gadabout was boasting ofjiis extensive acquaintances. No .celebrity could  be mentioned unknown to him. Hc was  intimately acquainted with all oi' thorn.  Filially .Dobson inquired: f  "Did you' ever-happen to meet thc  Siamese Twins?"  Gadabout-- reflected a moment, and  ihcn said:  " WelJ. I am not quite sure that 1  met, both of them; but 1 knew one oi'  them  very well."   -  The teacher, after having taken great  trouble to explain the difference in the  meanings of the words "dream" and  "reverie." addressed the class. "Now,  could any of you give me a sentence  with the "word 'reverie' iu it?"  A mnall youth put up his hand.  "Vou. John!" she uttered in astonishment.'     "Well, what is it?"  "Please, ma'am/' said the urchin,  'the "reverie' blew his whus'Ie and stopped Uio gome."  -������������������    ������������������    *  A conjure: who was giving an entertainment, to a crowded audience in the  school at a village in Yorkshire performed some astonishing tricks. He  was clever, and iio knew it, otherwise  tliere would probably have been no  rau.e to teli the following story.  "Ladies and gentlemen," he said,  pompously, at the conclusion of his last  tiick, "1 defy anyone in thia audience  to mention a single action that I' can  perform with my right hand that-1 cannot do "with my left."  The intense silence wliich followed the  great magician \s challenge was rudely  broken by a boy at tho back of tho  room.  "Put yei left'hand in ycr right-hand  trouser-pockct, guv'nor!" he shouted.  <    *    ������������������  Thc villain's scheme had succeeded.  Wound hand and foot, the fair maiden  was put into a sack, unable to move  or scream. She-felt herself being carried down a flight of stairs, put into a  vehicle, and then driven away. She  struggled vainly to release herself, but  the vTllain had done jus work well.  Finally the conveyance stopped.  Again she was lifted, and carried into  a building, fainting and gasping for  breath. The sack was removed, then  the gag. The, villain, still masked, his  eyes gleaming like coals of fire, released  her, and said through his tightly-clenched teeth: .  "There, my pretty bird, scream .as  loud as you like; no human ear will  ever hear you. You are totally within  mv power."  '"Whore am I?" she gasped.  "In the shop of a man who never advertises," was the cruel reply.  "Alas!" she moaned.      "No power  Horns     cripple   the   feet   and   mako  walking  a   torture,  yet  sure   relief  in  'the shape of Holioway'f- Corn Cure is  within  reach of all.  Women With Weakness  'Far/all weakness from vrhich girls  and women suffer," no surer remedy exists than Dr. Hamilton's Pills. They  maintain that bracing health every wonian so earnestly desiros: thoy uproot  disease, and bring strength that lasts  till old age.  -"No: medicine could be radio beneficial than Dr. Hamilton's Pflls,''  writes Mrs. Mary E, Ayrton, of Victoria, "1 have beeu strengthened, my  digestion i.s better, I have improved in  color and feel considerably better since  using Dr. Hamilton's Pills." Sold everywhere, -Ot'. per box o; five boxe* for  one dollar.  oil- earth can  s.svc me.      No out- will  look i'or me heie."  And thc poor girl faint ed.  ������������������������������������������������������    *    ������������������  In County Sligo tboTe is a small'lake  renowned for its fabulous depth. A  professor happened to be in that part  of Ireland last summer, and started out  one day for a. ramble among the mountains, accompanied by a native guide,  As they climbed Pat asked-him if he  would like to see this lake, "for it's no  bottom at all, sorr, ���������������������������''  "Hut how do you know that. Pal?"  asked the professor.  "Woll, sorr, I'il tell ye. Me own  cousin was showin' the pond to a gentleman one day.-sorr, and hc looked incredulous like, just as you do, and me  cousin couldn't stand it for him to  doubt his worn!, sorr, and so be said,  'Begorra. I'll prove the truth of mc  worrds,' and off with his clothes and  in he jumped."  The professor's face wore an.aimi&ed  aad quizzical cxpicssion.  "V'es, soir, in he jumped, and didu't  cume up 3gain at all. at all."  "But," said thc profes-sor, "I don't  see that your cousin proved his point,  by recklessly drowning himself."  "Sure, sorr. it wasn't drowned at all  he was, ��������������������������� The next day comes a cable  from him in 'Australia askin' to sond on  his clothes."  .Kacchorse Owner: "William, you are  too heavv. Can't, vou take something  oft?"  Jockey:   "I'm  wearing my    lightest  suit and haven't tasted food all day.''  .Owner:   "Then, i'or goodness'  rake,  go and get shaved."  >       -r   '   '..  The railway trouble in Scotland has  recalled some stories' respecting the  North British Railway strike of twelve  years ago. In-the emergeney sn amateur engine-driver had been pnt an duty  on a branch line. At one etation he  ran his train a considerable way past  the platform.- Stopping at last, he  "'backed" and went as far beyona at  the other end,'.'   '  The old porter, who had remained  loyal, eyed the proceedings witb cynical  amusement. "Stpp'whaur yo are," he  shouted, ."arid we'11-shift, the station  forve."   ���������������������������' -'   '"'  I  the Horseman  Atifwiegltimi now holds the record  (2.12) for Austrian-bred trotters--. A.uf-  wieglorin is one of tbe two horses that  Dr. 'Hermann von Fischer, the "Vienna  horseman, is contemplating bringing to  America next year, The other is Pierrot, the champion trotting stallion of  Austria. '  Anfwicgleriu���������������������������meaning an agitator���������������������������  is a five-yoar-old brown mare by Wig  Wag, 2.id 1-4. dam, Gluek a tit"���������������������������meaning" cheer up"���������������������������by Prince Waiwick,  second dam, Faustissima���������������������������dam of Willy,  2.07 l-'J. etc.���������������������������by Sidney.  - Aiu'w'icglcrin was bred by Leopold  Wanko��������������������������� also breeder of "Pierrot and  Willy���������������������������and i.s still part owner with Dr.  von."Fischer, of  Atifwc-iglerin.  Wig Wag', the siro  of Aufwieglorin,  had. a   European   record     of  2.JO   1--1,  wliich   would   have   been   lowered   but  for his untimely death.  "^Wtj^ V o jrwlfFM nroVP^  as. Lexington, Ky. Ho took a thrcc-  ye'av-old record of 2.1(J 1--1. Ho M'as sold  soon after by John Splan to Mis. Polly  MfiPhoe Sclilictogroll, who died from  an operation beforo the horse reached  Kurope. Wig Wag was then sold to  .1. fichoomaker I'or Louis Winans. ITc  won the championship of Knrope for his  new owner, ns, a four-year-old in 1003,  trotting in 2.1,1 0-10. ' He was second  in lho championship of 1004, fourth in  100.1 "On the "morning of "the" "1900  championship, for which race he was  an overwhelming favorite, he died from  colic. American trainers in Europe  considered him a ' 2.00 trotter over  American tracks. In 1005 he won the  Impost. Handicap of 2.(510 meters--  about 1 .1 r> miles���������������������������from a standing  start over a five-eighths mile track in  3.30 9-10, whieh is at the rate of 2.10  to the mile. During this race he was  officially timed a separate 1,000 meters  in LIS 7-10, which is at tho rate of  2,00 1-2 for'tho- milo.  Oluck nut'���������������������������-the second nait of name  should not be spelled with a capita!  "A"---trotted 2,600 meters (about 1 5-S  miles) at the rate of 2.36 1-4 to the mile  in 100::.    She is also the dam of Lieb-  AufwiegJerin start fid trotting as a  thrce-yoar-old, being thc fastest of her  year and lowering the Austrian inland  rocord to 2.Hi .1-2. I'-ast vear she trot-  fed in 2.1.������������������.  -������������������������������������������������������ Godero;*2.08'3-4,..the.Toan son of.. Bin-  gen, 2.01) 1-4, and Jolly Bird, 2.15 1-4,  by Jay Bird, at Fucnza, Italy, July 30,  won the Italian trotting championship  race in the fastest time in which it was  over trotted, 2.11 1-10 and 2.10 3-10,  defeating-a field of seven, including the  noted French trotters, Fred Lcyburn,  2.10 3-1, and Jockey, 2.09 1-10, and the  ex-Americans, Betty Brook, 2.09 3-1.  Busy, 2.09 3-4, Miss Elyria, 2.10 1-4, ami  Governor Francis, 2.0S 1-4. This event,  whieh is now one, of the principal fixed  ones of the Italian trotting season, was  first given in 190S, best time, 2.21 3-4,  the track being very muddy. Last  year it was captuied by the French trotter Custer, 3.10 1-2, best time 2.13 1-1.  It will be seen that Codoro's performance was decidedly tho best of any of  these, and that the contest was a brilliant one is shown by the fact that Fred  Loyburn, who was second, himself trotted his heats in 2.11 2-5 and 2.11. Co-  dero'was foaled in 1003,-and trotted to  his record of 2.09 3-4 as a four-year-old  at. Lexington in 1907, boing sold for  export fho following winter. His first  season on thc European turf was not  particularly successful, but he appears  to have been steadily improving iu  form, and is now probably better than  ever before in his life, as his two heats  iu 2.11 1-flO a/id 2.10 3-10. over a half-  mile track, demonstrate. Previous to  191), Oodei'o had won too sum of 44,-  900 liie on the European tracks, and  this season he has added 20,007 lire to  this, or about $13,000. The value of  the Faonxa championship race was 10.-  000 lire���������������������������about. $2,000���������������������������oi' whieh 5,000  lire went to the winner.���������������������������Horse Review.  > ���������������������������        v-  Scotland, in ine general sense of the  word, is the home of that great breed  of draft, horses, the Clydesdales, and in  few pans of that country are they bred  to a higher standard, fed fo moro perfection, or used fo greater advantage,  tnan in the rich agricultural valley of  'Iwecdside. Viewed as a home for man  oi beast, what a magnificent, district it  is! Northward, the broad, green tops  of the Lammernioors, eastward the  wooded height of Flodden Hill, south-  wind the blue line of Cheviot froni  Yenvering Bell to the Carter, westward  the three peaks of Eildon and tho far  domes of Kuberslaw and the Bunion;  and between, like the cheek on some  goblin-woven plaid, lie tho squares of  green nnd brown and golden fields that  make the pride of agricultural Scotland  ii: a   vnliny tin1 i'niiet-t in the world,  Through thiii Garden of E,l������������������n runs  the broad Tweed.'bearing on its silvery  breast a precious burden of the lore  and leguud of romance. Through wide,  green meadows:, where the giant Clydesdale maies move slowly with their foals  at foot, tho little burns go singing down'  to tho Tweed, singing songs of seed  time nnd harvest, songs uf rural simpli-  citv and.pastoia! content. At, distances  of a mile or so apait. the grey-roofed  farmhouses, with their attendant groups  of cottages and boms and byres, nestle  among little - sheltering, plantationst_"of  larch or elm or fir; near -hem are grouped," like seutinel'troops, the-golden ..oat  aud .barley .stacks.'-",--Not least,; among  these cosy farm buildings stands tho  warm, straw-bedded stable, where the  big Clydesdales iu their hours of leisure  tug at. their well filled hay'rocks, muk  ing merry music with the. rope' blocks  on the mangers, or,Iio dozing in the soft  yellow .oat straw "to thc gentle patter  of the brown  rats in the bedding.  Betwixt farm an'd farm run thc clean,  white roads, with a strip of green grass  oi either side, aud beyond the grass the  hawthorn hedges, tender green in early  spring, foam-white with blossoms in  May, rich with berries in Autumn, silver with hoar-frost in the Chirsi'mas  weather. On these roods in summer you  will pass the Clydesdales stepping soberly between the shafts of the farm carts.  It   Has   Many   Qualities.���������������������������The man  who possesses a bottle of Dr. Thomas  Eclectric Oil is armed against main  ills. It will cure a cough, break a cold  prevent sore throat; it will reduce tin-  swelling from a sprain, cmo the most  persistent sores ami will speedily heai  tfulTlutfl^ctfTi tTTiyfijiTsT I rr^fr-'nfrtl i frir^  chest, in itself, and cau be sot fui ;���������������������������  quarter of a dollar,  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������   ********  NERVILINE  :  Swift Cure for Croup  ****���������������������������***������������������������������������������������������**������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*���������������������������������������������*������������������������������������������������������������������������<  ''Last year two of my children were  taken with croup, They coughed something dreadfully, and were too sick to  cat anything. I applied Norviline to  the throat and chest and gave it internally, also. 1 also got thc children t.o  inhale 'Catarrhozone' No remody could  have .worked more satisfactorily. 1  can recommend mothers fo use Norviline.    It's a fine liniment.  (Signed)    Airs.  F.   B.  Knechler,  llarriston P. O.  going to and from the town with their  varied loads. In winter,- on tlie-smne  road, now deep with snow that drifts  above the hedge-tops, you will pass tho  Clydos again, ,'hauling the heavy snow-  plow, four abreast, snorting in the cold,  frosty air, and making the tug chains  ring again as they bend their proud  necks to thc collars. In the harvest-  time you will meet tbem yoked to the  high loads of oats and Parley, stopping  carefully and proudly to the Btack-yard,  as though afraid to shake a sheaf from  its place.  Close lo each farm steading'lies'the  willow shaded pond, where "the ' farm  boys slide in frosty weather, "or in sum " a  mer throw stones at the long suffering'  ducks in the glad hours after school.  The Clydesdales know that' mill pond  well, for there ' in the dusty summer  noons they are ridden knee-deep into the  cool, green water weed, and allowed te  drink their All, and there in tho summer evenings they quench the thirst of  the long, hot, afternoons,-.while.the big  collars slide forward on their- necks,  and they shake themselves till tho looped chains jingle.  Where in the wide-world is tho air so  fresh or the pasture grass so greon, as   "  down   those   sloping   braes   above   tbe  burns and  in  tho  shelter  of the  high    '  thorn hedges?   Here in thc heart of the  summer,   for   two  irresponsible  mouths  the  big  Clydesdales   go   free of   the"  chains and graze along the shady head  hinds, or stand in-the warm-noons .under 1    -  the shadow of thc spicatling ash trees,,  nibbling  at  the  drooping  branches  or '  rubbing    one  another's    shoulders,  or    -  (licking the flies J'rom a comrade's face '  with   busy  tail,' while   accepting   the  same good office from him: " Later''on,  when the grain is cut and gathered, and .  .- -  the'stubble fields lie naltcd to tho au  turn n   winds,  you  will   see  the * white--; -  faced,  fenthei-ictlockcd  besRities .step--   -  ping slowly, two by. two from" hedge to   '  hedge, while .in  their "wake the brown"  ribbons" grow   broader .and-the." golden --.  strips grow less. - In a snow-whito cloud ;  -  the sea gulls  follow,  fighting - amoi'mg ��������������������������� ", '.  thomselves  over'the" spoil of the "rich -  earth's larder.    Tbe plowman plods on,-.'  swinging, between   the  handles  of .his .  plow with one-foot.on'-the stubble and- ;  one foot-in thc furrow:'.-Everyjiow-.and -  then he .-gives an ...order.* to ,his' horses   -  in  the  "soft'lowland   tongue  of "the  Border;" uncouth words are  his, and--  -  unintelligible to the stranger, but plain  and familiar to the -Tweedsido natives,  and soothing as a caress to the steady,^  big team that swings a hand 's-breadtr/. -  totho right-or left at every whispered   :.-  word.    Later  in   the  season  still  there  '  is heavy pulling-for the< Clydesdales;on'  the  turnip   brake,   with   the  purple  o.r   -  yellow roots piled high upon'the carts,  with  the deep   liraesidc, to  climb,  and  every gateway fetlock-deop in mud and  slush. ��������������������������� .   -  They   Cleanse   While   They   Cure.���������������������������  The    vegetable    compounds"   of   which'  Parmelee's Vegetable Pills are compos  ed,  mainly dandelion    and.  mandrake,  clear the stomach and intestines of deleterious matter and restore the deranged  organs to  healthful  action, . Hence  they are thc best remedy for indigestion available to day.     A trial of them  will establish the truth of-this assertion  irm HlTHiTnTFTirTfrm vi irvrrth e^a iii n g-tha u=!=  aiiy thing that can be written of thesp  pills.  m  REPEATING   SHOTGUNS  No matter bow big the bird, 00 matter how heavy its plumage or  swift its flight, you can bring it to bag with a long, strong,  straight shooting Winchester Repeating Shotgun. Results are what  count. They always give the best results in Held, fowl or trap  shooting,  and are  sold  within reach of everybody's pocketbook.  FREE:  Sinit nam* and addriss on a postal card tor oar larf MmttraUd eatalotnt.  WINCHESTER REPEATING ARMS CO., NEW HAVEN, CONN.  a  Pills of Attested Value.���������������������������I'armeleo's  Vegetable Pills are the result of careful  study of the properties of certain roott-  and herbs, and the action of such as  sedatives and laxatives on the digestive apparatus. The success the compounders have met with attests the value of thoir work. These pillR have been  recognized for many years as the best  cleansers of the system that can bo got.  Their excellence was recognized from  the fin-t and they grow more popular  dnilT.  WALL PLASTER  PI aster Board takes the place of Lath, and ie fireproof."  The "Empire" brands of Woodfiber and Hard wall  Plaster for good construction.  SHALL WE SEND YOU PLASTEE LITERATURE?  The Manitoba Gypsum Co., Ltd.  WINNIPEG, MAN.  10* ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  P  9  PROVEN  (By Edward Boltwoud)  ii 7"  Emma Saxon tremulously pressed  backward against the partition of her  employer's private office, and steadied  her suddenly throbbing palms on tho  cool glass.  Beyond tho 'partition, in thc work-  100m of Miss Gardner's typewriting  agency, the girls had closed thoir machines' for the day. Thoy chatted softly and gaily while thoy adjusted in-  credible hats over miraculous coiffuies.  Prom the lavatory drifted the fuint,  ,    clean  odor of perfumed  soap.  ���������������������������'The name���������������������������-did you say the name  was Airs. Franklin ' Trent." faltered  Kmuia.  "Yes. yes,"' Mis* Garduor replied  from hei desk. '' Vou muet have noticed the name in the nowspapers. This  Mrs. Franklin Tiont needs another social secretary for-a while. She will see  you at six. Tho house is on Path  , Avenue, and here's the address, and  your stage fare."  " Eraina-'B slender fingers shook a little  when she picked up the coin and the  card; and Miss Gaulnev fi owned impatiently.  "Now, for Heaven's sake, Emma,  don't get rattled."  "But, if you  please, Miss  Gardner,  1   can't���������������������������I would rather not go."  "What do you thuik'l pay you for?''  "    snapped   Miss   Gardner.       "Yon     bet  you'll go, or else���������������������������"   *"*_ ^  "Very  well, I'11. be thore  at  six,"  murmured Emma Saxon.  Thc bright figures in the outer room  'contrasted,oddly with Emma's grayish  hair and blaek gown .of   cheap serge.  None of the girls spoke to her while  . she was putting on her,hat and jacket;  she   was   like   a   dumb   raven, among  orioles.      The   astute   manageress   observed this 'with n satisfied, smile.  "1- guess, I'mado'no mistake in "Bending Saxon on this job," remarked Miss  '    Gardner *to-her blotting-pad.   "If. all  you hear, about Franklin Trent is true)'  his wife wouldn't be keen about'having  any .chatty young,piece of dress-goods  ' around, ,the  house. ,Poor  old  Emma's  over forty, and^the best hand'in the  _ shop,.at that."   - .        '-    '  "-Emma-sidled into.the elevator, packed at; this hour with'noisy clerksiand  % giggling stenographers.,-She\had.-work-  ������������������������������������������������������"~ed-in Miss Gardner/s agency :f or half  i. .a, year, but, she ������������������hn\i? made noacquaint-.  ' Vances elsewhere -iu^the-building.7 Her  ".*.\'old, tired'face, with'its pathetic traces  :' :of^former,beauty','somehow'keptpeople  '   'from her.-   ���������������������������,  '' ;��������������������������� ,'7 ' - J :/'���������������������������"- -:' .'-"'>  1J7'rBroadway-,was>aglow;-indifla,shing.,  -- Emma 'glanced at'-an* illuminated- clock,  '���������������������������'. a.ii<\,.;knotted-h������������������rVcoin -thriftily7in >a  Ir: "dWcrchief.."' - The     pavement \r waa  slushy with; melted snow,-and her,shoes  were' worn;   but *; ten ��������������������������� cents- -'meant "a  breakfast,' and she had, time enough-to  .walk. ���������������������������-''-���������������������������'.     '- ���������������������������-  ^    J .   :*'  '    - She scorned to'have more than time  enough;. for' she "walked ' hesitatingly,  gazing   with ' brooding   eyes'iinto   tbe  - brilliant, shop  windows.   From   o   dis-  " tance, * y<>u  might ,have  said that^she  "7waa'~a * wandering- rural    visitor, ~on  Broadway for the first, time.   But her  . eyesy would have  changed your  mind.  ". They were filled, not with- wonder, but  < with' dread. , - \ "  ^   ~, In one great window was marshalled  " aa oriental parade of golden and purple  fruits; .in- the next glistened an enormous-maze of  silken "rainbows;   in  a  third tho innumerable sparks of jewels  darted   fioni ,folds   of   somber, velvet.  .   Through   tha"? polished/ glass .sides   of  motor-cars uBmmhi caught f.glimpses  of  pretty   woraanydaintily .clad   in   fur.  Occasionally" she "heard, from the open  door, of   a   restaurant,   the   hum   of  laughter and the dancing lilt of violins.  She halted at a place whore tickets  ===to"r^foreign==-travel=7were=aold.-==The  window displayed a huge model of a  - steamship,, swinging lazily, as if at  moorings, on a peacoful sea. Pencils  of warm, yellow light streamed- from  thc port-holes and thc mast, and a  miniaturo moon silvered the little palm-  tree on thc tropical shore.  Emma clasped thc threadbare collar  of her thin jacket around hei throat,  and walked on rapidly. Tho curious  dread deepened in her oyeb.  Finally a cross-town" street" led" her  to Mrs. Franklin Trent's magnificent  new house on the nvonue. Emma, had  never identified it before. The ornate  ' front of the stone mansion, a jumble  of costly carving', wai an architectural  joke; but Emma did not seem to be  amused. Her lips shivered strangely  as she climbed tho broad Bteps.  For the house would have been her  own, if Bhe, in her father's orchard,  twenty yearr* ago, had whispered a  "yes''' instead of a "no" to young  Frank Trent, on the night whon he loft  their Connecticut village to seek his  fortune iu the Western copper-mines.  II  A liveried footman swung the heavy  door, and surveyed Emma Saxon briefly.  ."Other entrance,"  ho grunted.  Emma did not understand. She  blinked doubtfully over tho lackey's  crimson sleeve ut the pillars of the  Roman hall.  "Jf you please, I���������������������������1 have an appointment here at six," said she. aud  .offered Mies Gardner's card.  "Other entrance,"- repeated thc  footman.  But a trim-lady's-maid now appeared from behind a pillar.  "One minute, Mr. Ilibbs," she interposed, scanning thc card. "Madame  expects a���������������������������oh, yes! I will bring her to  madame.    It  will be quicker so."  The maid crossed tho lofty hall, and  Emma followed, with shoulders bent,  as if the luxury of the house oppressed  them like a burdon. Mr. Ilibbs yawned, examining his finger-nails.  Cavernous apartments, mysterious  with rich drapery and dimly lit by hidden  lamps, glowed  to left and  right.  Emma's worn little shoes trod marble  stairs which had been taken out of a  famous Venotian palace. Peering over  the exquisite baluster, she had a vista,  through the priceless picture-gallery, of  the ballroom, with its stately organ.  At a door near the head of the' staircase Emma's guido pressed the concealed knob of an electric annunciator. A  second maid opened the door silently,  placed the card on a silver tray, and  left Emma waiting behind a half-drawn  portiere of rosy silk.  Beyond the curtain was an octagonal  room, paneled in rose du Barry brocude.  The furniture was covered with Gobelin tapestry; and on a couch reclined a  lady whose flowing gown had the color  and sheen of morning cobwebs in a  dewy garden. Another woman, soborly  dressed in brown, sat at'a marquetorie  desk; but Emma looked only at the lady  on-, the couch. Never had she looked  at such a beautiful ereatuie.  "Madame.will receive yon," said tho  maid.. -  "Is that Mrs.-Trent���������������������������-on the sofa?"  gasped Emma. .  "Of course," breathed the .servant,  witb much disdain.  -Emma advanced into .the, room. The  lady raised hor graceful, tawny-haired  head from the heap'of pillows; aud her  voice was kind and musical.  "This is Miss Saxon?"  "My name is Saxon, ma'am. 1 am  from the Gardner agency."  /'Yes,'* said Mrs. 7Treut. "I" shall  need a .secretary, for a few weeks, to  assist Miss Vesper," and she indicated,  with a white, jeweled hand/the woman  at the desk!!  "I  have  always given"satisfaction,  ma'am,   as   a   stenographer  and   typewriter,"  ventured Emma.  , Mrs. Trent's good-humored smile was  vory'vwinning.      "    .     .. , . "  -,"1 am sure of"that,���������������������������but a pen-writer  is what I need," she rejoined quietly.  "My correspondence, I fear, is too.trivial to be typed. "So may I trouble you  for "a sample of your handwriting? That  islthe whole point, you know.','  /'Certainly,-ma'am,V-" Emmatjsaid.  MissVosper arose, and Emma seated  herself in the desk-chair. , An angle.of  the, wall .was .between the desk-and' the  couch.--She" heard Miss-Vosper reading  a coucei t > programme, to .Mrs. , Trent.;.'  c.Emma found a blank sheet of crested  paper., underneath -a* manuscript list 'of  .charitable. hospitals %pn the.-desk'. .'-She  selected one sof .'the mother;of-pearl pen-.  holderV, ^consulted-.thc? jade ^inkstand;  and .wondered- what she ought to".write.  Then 'she-turned'-h'er. perplexed^glance.-  ariiLit met the pictured -face'of -Prank*-"  lin'-Trent! ], She .had ,not - seen . him. for  twenty.ycara.-������������������_->''_>'"-* 7'}*'^ ''���������������������������J ",--"-  y-Middle/ age/had- <maikcd _him but  slightly. 7Framed-by a'-wide band, of  gold, the'masterful,,handsome face-was  that of -the , boy who .had vainly implored .Emma to; love him. Jt,almost  seemed "that he was, imploring her now,  so perfeet, jwas the portraiture and so  vivid washer iemcinbranee: ^ ^���������������������������>-\-*������������������.  - As she gazed at the photograph/she  became,a��������������������������� girl again.-. She fancied that  she ".was aware of .'.the puic fragrance  of.-apple-blossom*, the'"sleepy twittering of nested birds,'the timid luster of  early-stars." -The lurking-dread* slowly  .vanished from her eyes. That queer  shadow" of appiehension, which had  darkened 'them for an hour/was lifted.  A resolute, eager light".replaced it. She  was like one,lost in a -dreary swamp,  who suddenly finds a/.������������������ii'fe' path homeward. ~     ,-/-'   ���������������������������'  Miss Vosper i-oughcd-Migguetively.  "I beg your'pardon," Emma acknowledged; and she wrote the names of  the months on the sheet of .paper, and  su bmi t ted=i Uto/M rs.=Tren t .===_==___=_==__  turued hor back on tho glare of the  splendid avenue, and set off at a brisk  pace toward tho east.  At length she came to the whining  tiacks of the Elevated. The thoroughfare beneath them was a wet and noisome cave. Grimy men and women,  with the dull, submissive eyes of toiling oxen, tlirouged the foul pavements.  J ii- a deafoning, unending procession,  iron wheels of ponderous trucks clanged  Mivugely over the cobbles.  With lips parted expectantly, aud  firm chin pointed upward, Emma hurried ou. like one speeding to a goal.  Even in that hastening crowd her haste  was noticeable. A group in front of  a murky saloon skipped out of her way  with burlesque agility; a joeoee policeman asked her where tne fire was. Emma'a eager smile did not waver, and  the policeman winked at his companion.  ''They never get too old to beat it  to a 'date," lie proclaimed senteutious-  ly.  A blue-coated und blue-bonneted girl  emerged irom the saloon, jingling an  alms-box of the Salvation Army. Emma  tugged a coin from her knotted handkerchief, and dropped hor pittance ia  tho box.  "God .bless you for it!" muttered  the girl.  "Emma did not pause to hear tha  benediction. She. turned- the Vomer  into? a-side street.- ��������������������������� It -was a'street ,of  old brick houses, converted into tenements; beyond, the "distant end of if,  under the lights''of. a 'towering bridge,  was levealed tho sullen curroi.T/of the  river.  The shudowy street would-1 have beei:  quiet had it not beeu for the countless  children; but over sidewalk, cur'j, and  house-steps, they swarmed like frenzied  bees. A desperate bandit of seven  years triumphantly, caught and held  Emma's skirt as she passed. ' She bent  down to loosen "the chubby fist, aud  found that, for lack of breath, she  eould hardly speak.       *  .She waitod for a minute among the  children, with a hand on her leaping  heart. , Then she; went, into' the' tenement-house and up the sagging", and  narrow, stairs. . _,-  "��������������������������� The. humble .rooni 'which Pnaia eu-  tered was poorly_ furnished, 'jut very-  neat and clean. .A man sat be3idj the  lamp.- reading ,a book, lie looked up  pleasantly���������������������������a tall, .powemil man," although he had the; bleached face of  an invalid. One of his" firms w:v. in'a  sling.-,--., .-- ...\ J- . _: '\7'.:  t .'.'Why,'Emmy!'; said he. ���������������������������'"Whaf'ib  it?'.'    " ".7 " .7...    ...  _. ~  "She'stared at him.with shining," brimming eye's. -The breatli,.caugb^-a'gain  in her throat, find!.sho could ;not'speak.  7 "What's the "matter?!', he demanded,  rising,with quick anxiety.'"'-'live such  glorious*news, Em! 'TbeHloctoi,ssve'ars  that'U'll be'-back'-nt^work 'within'* a  month! "JzV. Thank{?Heajven,_-you_.-wi\n.'t  much.longer have to���������������������������why/-Emniyfjfrss;'  whatever has cdnie.to you?'-' ^77'i -���������������������������"  j. "Emma clasped .him-in her embrace.*:,.  - -"Oh.-my"husband! " she cried brokenly. "I was a/raid���������������������������afia'id:rbnt-]-.liave  seen .without , enyy-y what J might "tha ve  been", ,andi'it:has'.beeii-'pioven*,t6 me���������������������������>  proven that V could never have'cared  toi anyone but'you.'" And, John. I.'love  you ,so���������������������������T Jove you so!"   . 7    -~jJ.   . 1.  uiOvSt fully d-eeeribed by A. Burgeratein  in hia work "Die Transpiration der  J/ilnnzen" (-Jena, IQOi). The nioisfcure  drawn up from the roots of.plants most  frequently pa.--ses.oif into the air in a  gaseous form; i.e., by transpiration. If  the air is saturated with moisture, aud  if the supply of moisture to the roots  is copious, then liquid drops will be  exuded sometimes in largo quantities.  Molisc'h records a case in which a single  leaf of a species of Colocasia gave off  190 droph per minute. Burgeratein gives  a list of 2-H plantB, belonging to 101  families, in which guttation has been  observed.  This process goes on chiefly at night,  and in cloudy nnd foggy weather;-i.e.,  when the'"relative' humidity of the air  is highest. It is altogether probable  that in the moister parts of the tropics  theio are trees which exhibit this pue-  nomenon in such a degree that the  name "rain-tree" may be fittingly up-  plied to them, [t is, however, certain  that no Mich pioce^t can occur in a  dry climate, and that ,-ne proposal to  plant the rain-tree us a panacea against  drought is entirely chimerical.  A STUPENDOUSWORK  If civilization were civilized it-would  find some way to reward Mr. Dwelly for  a work almost without.parallellin the  history 'of literature. Mr.- Dwelly is  not-a Scotchman'and,-his knowledge of  Gaelic"is"an'7icqiiir'e'd one.'Nevertheless  he has spent twenty-strenuous years of  hi.s life in the compilation of a Gaelic  dictionary containing two million words  and'now issued in three volumes that  are sold i'or the modest, price of $10.  But a statement such ns'.this give but  a faint impression of the magnitude of  the-work. Mr. Dwelly'retired from hia  position*" as a bank clerk twenty years  ago, having saved barely enough to carry him through his intended task.  His only assistant was" his wife and  a few interested correspondents. No  publisher would become responsible for  so unpromising an undertaking, so Mr.  Dwelly bought -type'and "set 'up the  whole vast -work with, his "own hands.  Then he bought a stereotyping apparatus and stereotyped it. Then'.he'bought  a'.printing press arid, printed it.' '-  : lie says that at the nine hundredth  page he "got.very sick of it,"'and'felt  that he could;- not go *qn, .but "wo - got.  over that," and,finished the 1038 pages,  double- eolumn;:'seventy.-six lines "tb':'a  page and'-thirty letters to" a line.'And  so at'last:the'-work "is finished and-Mr.  Dwelly proposes to "take a vacation "'and  start-upon the study of,pedigrees.--  Spine "day .we shall; hear .that the,British" govei uinent' has/made:Mr. Dwelly  a giant..of $5.'a-week,.in, recognition of  his'literary efforts^" which, is, of'course,  the .best that can';, be expected by "any  man~w!i'o has n oV invented- a if explosive:  ,  S-    L ���������������������������- i < i_^'    -  _- :   -" ^.7----   "'-.  The lady examined it with regretful  scrutiny. Emma's handwriting, in fact,  .was the commonplace script, of au old-  fashioned copy-book, devoid" of distinction and'character.  . "I'm so sorry," decided Mrs. Trent  gently; "but really", I feat���������������������������I'm so  sorry to disappoint you!''  "It's only an ordinary' work-a-day  hand, ina'um. And, if you'll excuse  mo, I'ni not disappointed.'-',, .  --"Not disappointed?" murmured-Mrsr  Trent.'' Sho , smiled thoughtfully at  Emma, vaguely impressed by some elusive change in thc bearing aud voice  of this gray, shabby woman. "However, Miss Saxon, I'm genuinely sorry  that you/vc-had this trouble for nothing. L feol sore that you deser.ve help,  und that you woil< well and hard."  "T wozk hard, ma'am, but perhaps  that isn't anything to feel sorrv  about."  For a silent moment each looked  tensely into tho other's reflective,  rather startled face. Tt, was as if a  supernatural power were trying to flash  a message between them. But the golf  was too great; the message was blurred  and indistinct, like the faulty and unreadable call from the crippled sender  of a wireless telegraph machine,  Mrs: Trent sighed, without knowing  why, and nioved"petulantly among'tbe  velvet pillows.  "Aie you going back to the agency  this evening, Miss .Saxon?"  "No, ma'am, I am going���������������������������somewhere  else.''  "1 shall take cme that your employer doesn 't criticize you because [ sent  you awiiy. Miss Vosper shall attend  to that in the morning.   Good night!"  "Thank you, ma'am; and-good-by! "  said Emma, smiling inscrutably.'---  m  The supercilious maid led limma'  haughtily down rear stops to thc servants' entrance; but Emma was untouched by the slight, or by the grim  mockery of such o departure from the  house which might have been hers. The  determined smile was"still- upon hor  face. She walked erect now, with her  .���������������������������moulders  squared.    In   the  street   she  7- LEGEND OF THE RAIN-TEBE  . i     ���������������������������     ��������������������������� - , .      .,_Wl        .    ..  , During, the last few months the newspapers hove, levived tho_���������������������������well-worn-tale"  of tho "Peruvian rain-tree/'.' whieh af-  foids protection against drought. Thc  leaves of this tree are said'to have the  property of condensing -atmospheric  moisture in large quantities and preci  pitating it in the form of rain. According to one writer, "the "water falls  from'the lea ves" aud oor.es from tlie  truuk.and forms veritable rivers; yvhich  ean be led as irrigating ,canals ,to-any  point desired. Making'-Jiberal- a'How-  ance for evaporation and ihfiitrati"r������������������fi,t"ti  ���������������������������square mile grove of the' tr3es would  su-mly for ruMnbution about 100,00,  galloiib of water daily."  On^thVstrength-of=siinilar^stories^oue  ot the trees to which the'name "rain  tree" has been most often applied, viz.,  Albizzia (or .. [.ithecolobium) Saman,  has lately been exploited unci sold extensively in Australia. The virtues  claimed for it have proved to be alto-  gcthei illusory, although it. is useful as  a fchude-tiec, and is widely plunted for  this purpose in semi-tropical countries.  The legent of the '-rain-tree" or  '[niining-t.rco" ilatesback to the -stor-  ies" "of the Fortunate [sle.% where no  rain-fell from the skies nnd tho soil  was refreshed by the moisture shed by  a tree of the sort described. The early  nuvigntois brought home stories of  similar tree* in the East Indies, in Guinea, Brazil, etc. The Peruvian raiu-  tree appears to have boen brought to  tbe notice of the woild-by thc roports  of a United States consul in J'eru,  ubout 1877. These reports were widely  quoted at the time, and led the government of India to seek infoimation on  the subject from the authorities of Kew  Gardens. The investigations of W. T.  Thislleton Dyer brought, to light, a plausible explanation of at least a pait, of  the rain-tree stories.  The traveler Spruce reported his own  experience*' with thc rain-tree w follows:  ""The tamia-i-aspi. or min-tree of the  eastern Peruvian Andes, is uot a myth,  but a fact, although not. exactly in the  way popular rumor lias lately pieseutod  it. L first witnessed the phenomenon in  Koptcmliot. JS.llj. when residing at, Tuia-  poto. [ had gone one morning at daybreak, with two assistants, into the  adjacent wooded hills to botanize. A  littlo after seven o'clock we came under a lowish spreading tiee, from which  with a perfectly clear sky overhead a  smart rain was falling. A glance upward showed a multidude of cicadas  bucking tbe juices of tno tender "young  branches aad leaves, and squirting  forth slender streams or! limpid fluid."  This is not the only explanation. That  many plants spontaneously exude moisture under suitable conditions is well  known. The phenomenon ... called  ".guttation,"   and   has   perhaps   been  -.-^ On a'day when ajrisc" in-the .price^of  Iji cad*L ook'-'c jl eet,';i n - London a' 1 i ttlo "gi r!  enteredVn .baker's/shop,'and,'-- placing  twopcncejialfpehny on the counter^ nsk-  .cd-for a loaf. ^ ./" ''J'J'"��������������������������� . ,���������������������������-.".���������������������������  _ "Another,- '.'halfpenny, r ** my v.;-dear,  please," said the baker.'.'. ' "';-. ., h  "Has it rose, vthen?" asked-the'little  o-irl     -" . *���������������������������  v  "    ,        ���������������������������*   -  '    ������������������ ,J   -  - .'-yes, rny dear;, bicart-went "up this  morning,". said-the',baker/7- ��������������������������� ���������������������������";'" -<"  . J'Well, then, give-me one.of yestijr-  day 's."'?wiV. the "reply."   .   -":._,     "    ���������������������������,  LEATHER AS A CONSTITUENT FOR  7   ROAD  PAVEMENT  fciome rather remarkable ;experiments  have just been made at.Handsworth', a  suburb of Birmingham, England, with a  view, to "testing 'the-qualities, of scrap  leather a.s  a   constituent   in 'road' tur-,  faces. ���������������������������, The  pat-fh  of ground selected  for the test is subjected to heavy weai  by, the-passage of. fire, engines,  wateu  carts,- and  other  vehicles.   " The-, pave'-,  ment  has-been in place now for ove'i'  fifteen mouths, yet shows practically no  signs of wear; in striking contrast witn  other portions not. treated by the now  -method.==The=-pvoctfs.s=ifv=de9eribcd-Hs-  follows: Bitumen, pitch, asphalt, tar, ollf  or the like is hcatod to a suitable' consistency,- unfl_ficrap leather is then add  ed.     This-fccrap-inay.bo used just as it  comes,  iu very large  pieces or it  may  fir-T, be cut down to sm'allei  pieces  ui  shredded or ieduced to pulp.     Tho best  size of material to use depends to some  extent on tne nature of the traffic which  is   to   pass  over   the   road   bed.'       Foi  streets where the-traffic is heavy, 'nrgui  pieces of leather, ~nu_y~witIf advantage  be. used;   for. foot   paths    aud    lightci.  roads, the leather is" preferably cut   in  small  pieces.    _ After    the composition  ha a been prepared in tho manuer indicated, it is spread upon the ground, adding at the same time stone, gravel, gran  ite, or similar material.   ' The surface,  when   ^ot, gives  excellent wear,  raises  little or  no dust, and  is very resilient  and very silent.     ft gives a good grip  for hoises and is in every way suporlor  to lubber, with wliich oyo would naturally compare it.     'ine cost of the new  road material is sl-atcd by the inventors  to be about f>4 "cents per square yard,  but this will of ecuirbo .vary iu dilforent  localities according to thc supply and  demand for leather waste.  national (hink bill compared with that  of 1900. fu spite of all this, writes  "A. Labor Man "--'in The Daily Mail  (London^), fhe workiugman is discontented. He gh-es ay a reason that  within rhe last few: yo,u> in England  wages have diminished, unemployment  has been aggravated, foil uit.en>������������������ilied,  and dangeiM multiplied. _ Many will be  surprised to read the following with  rogard to the lowering uf wages;    .  "According to Board of Trade ie-  turns, since 1900 our workers have had-  their wages, increased in only tluee  years, suffering reductions in the other  seven years. On top of this we have  had more taxes imposed upon [jetty  luxuries, and the cost of food has gone  up, 'leaving our working classes in a  decidedly worse position on an ������������������ s. d."  basis, at any into."  Unemployment, with all" it* horrois,  has also iiirreaM'd, forcing the .people  to emigrate, to thc great, detriment- of  the country. On this point-sve are  given  the following figures:  "In the five years," 1900-4; the-aver-'  age   percentage   of   unemployed   trade"  unionists  was  -1.1.      In  the,"next" five  years it stood at 5.2.     In 1900-wc-had     "/"-"'-I  2/5   pel   1,000  out  of  work.-'1   hr.lfUU  we had 17 per 1,000 unemployed.*      ";  "Wc .had  this growth  of  unemployment in spite of increased emigration:  Last "year three times as mnny./of our  people emigrated as in 1900."   -  The  increase  of pauperit.ni. and -Inn- :>    ���������������������������   V--1I  acy.in England, is also a cause, of .dis-" -,  content aad. unhappiness, and this with   *  an   amazing .decrease-'in   the  national   y  drink bill.     This is proved as follows:'  "We aie constantly told that one of * '  the chief causes of,pauperism���������������������������alsd'.of . _  crime, lunacy, aud   many  other evils���������������������������'  is   drink.      But   what-are .the  facts?  Between .New -Year's day 1900 andJNew/ ,  Vear's dtiy'l9J0. with "a big .reduction "* <���������������������������>  in' consumption   of-.-drink,, the", number'_".'  of   indoor, paupers   in-.'England   .ari'd"  Wales increased from 199,00ft to 270,000,-",  in spite-of old-age pensions; the- numv-  ber of outdoor^pauperB rbse_,fro'm .JjOS,-.;;1  000 to .539,000; casuals relieved "on., the   '-;/ 3#]  day from 9,000 to 17,000; and lunatics'" ''"  from 72,000 to 93,000.: 7After^makingv - ^, v.t-c%(|  a'll .'due allowances," the^se/factH^do'not;r^7'"v.>Si  square" very  w.;i', -with/ certain ^Ibudlyv,^-,'"-'.^^'  advertised   theories. -\ "\yith-.-less,- beef y7z7f$;  .we have got more paupers; swith-Jess ',.yZy/ZZ^  whisky more lunacy.   ��������������������������� But that.by/the'V'^ '^*>'  way/'   -..>      .      '-   ,  -    /   .<,i~y-~/J'~"~~ *  Thc.JJoard "of IVade-of England~'rV.-7  "y.^  con'tly, issued the statement" th*at - 'the". .Z7Zy:#\\\  '"* ''a  ' ol  -"I  -.' -; H  and 'factories; another'is. thefdiminutiou.^ifts';*^]  Zf'%ti>lt  fewer-.^tikr^AhCo^eiy/HUo^  the'workahopi, a"iid'fbV/le3H?.nibnev7thah'-'3'i^;^f','af  tormerIy.77r;In- many/ casesfwherc* lab-^-r^.^tM  orers i used', to ;:!>c^elapl6yWc.irogiilarJy--f^^vl^?������������������j  at weekly2W'agesJan.d'-"enjoycd_,'*fro,qjieni^  _rest-times,-without lossbf'pay.'theyVaVe^.-^^'S^I;  uow"."rushed jover^ their" wbrkfarid?.h;i've.iy"'Z*y������������������  their pay'stopped the moment" th'o;wo"rk ^//Zzy?l  is done. - - \Ve have'- evidence,!'o'H'this^ V^7r-\^Jr  ���������������������������rush- in, our~ accident.figures.'^ In/teii '">��������������������������� ^\^'%-  years the /number of reported, injurjes ' ";s-/7ji������������������������������������!  to workpeople" in ourffactories^Jand";'--^?^'-1  workshops lias gone up-from 79,000 \o" yyii'J^r  117,000. The number,of actVally^liiWv^'-./V^,  ed has inc. teased" in ore than* 550 per'cent<7- /^t4?  In our' minesv-thcre,-"lias, been "a L big~U., . 77%������������������  growth of "accidentsdearly attributable.-,-"'15- -" "'*"  to tnischierous i labbr" legisiation. T" * try'  J900 we killed-l^l_S?mincT8..^,;In'a"910,>ft  with the';Miglitv-TlcHirs Act.in-.opbnition," ���������������������������'  "we- killed 1.812."' Making,-allowance"/  fqr/increafee. in numbe'ra, employed," the 7  aecijlerit's involving claims upon the re "'  -lief societies have gone up in'ten"'vears -  from 134 to 249-per 1,000'members.'^"1  lie sums up hia conclusions in<^the;  -foliowing^soinewliat���������������������������despairing7.words4s^====i;^^  '������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ "Whorea.s" in-the last'half of the?. :';/-,'./f  nineteenth ceutury/we had progress, ,we"' -* -77  have had in the'twentieth .eentury/so -, '.. "r~r\  far, retrogression of "a pronounced char- r ���������������������������" yK7  aoter. After two generations of wiser " 7" v  laws, rising wages, increased power, of , 7,s.  trade  unionism,  reducod  accidents    in j  J 7i  mine and shop, a growth of industrial.- . ������������������������������������������������������ '-:  humauizntion, wc have now entered a-. J *.,;7  new dispensation in which our laws arc j *-��������������������������� -7  foolish; iu which onr trade-unionism-is y-^^Jzb.  b"eing"weake"ric"d"by"bad leadership,"by ^Ji.  indiscipline, and"by the incubus of poi-.  -      ,c:-.  itics;   in   which  more, of- our  workers      ;    ���������������������������     ;  nre  being lamed, maimed,  and  killed;     ",  in  which,  in  a   word,   industrialism   is   . 7--.  boiiiff brutnlized.'' . -���������������������������  '(*\ I  THROWING THE SHOE .  The custom  of throwing the iiipper -  after a newly-married couple is held to  have originated in the i^tr East.    Tt is^  CAUSES OF ENGLISH STRIKES  ��������������������������� Why is the laboring class in London, Liverpool, and .Manchester so addicted to striking? Looking at the  general labor world in England wc urc  impressed by the better working con-  ditions created undor a Liberal government, assisted a strong Labor party,  with a tincture of Socialism. ine  trade unions are practically lifted  above the law. They can boycott und  picket, at discretion. There are old-  age pensions for worn-out toilers. A  Compensation Act, by which employees  ean claim compensation for injuries, und  an Eight-Hour Act, for miners, indicate thc efl'oits made by the Liberals  to ease the anxieties of the laboring  classes. Besides this, the workers have  been trying to help themselves. Temperance is becoming the rule of their  life, and. 40,000,000 pounds have been  saved    the last  twelve months in tho  still practised in the Orient as a sign  of renuciation. A father, for instance,  who would renounce hi.s son, will, before witnesses, take off his shoe, and,  if uear euougli, strike his son with it,  or, if more distant, throw it at him.   -  A missionary in the East has recently  reported three cases of Moslem converts  to Christianity, whose relatives and coreligionists have, in this manner, signified their renunciation.  Tho Oriental shoe, being usually a  soft slipper, is not thrown as a missile  or weapon, for the purpose of causing,  bodily pain. This explains the throwing of the slipper as the bride leaves  her father's house, ft i.s saying to her  in a playful  way:  "Be off with you! We renounce you,  and will have nothing more to do with '  you."  Thero may be explained in the same  way the taking off of the shoe from the  foot in thc case of the kinsman who  renounced bis claim to the inheritance  of Ellmolech (Euth iv��������������������������� 8), tne loosing  of the shoe being merely a legal formula  of renounciation that drew its meaning  from popular lore.  The modern Arabs, instead of throwing the shoe, sometimes oxclaim: "My  shoo at you I" This la regarded as a  token  of o.ontemptudUH renunciation.  109  -Lsy  ���������������������������r tC L  /y'C  I'&il THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, December 7, 1911  TRY  MA UNO R E LUS  THE UP-TO-DATE  BUTCHER  For Choice Beef, Mutton, Veal, Lamb, Pork and Sausage  Fresh-Killed Poultry, Salmon, Kippers, Bloaters,  Celery,     Fresh Oysters,     Veeners  Formerly Orton's.  'Phono 5G  Next door to Evans & Son  I=X=E  PRO BONO PUBLICO  ~<���������������������������x:���������������������������1~:   COCK-A-DOODLE-DOO  Editor The Enderby Press:  Dear Sir: What is the matter with  CITY OF ENDERBY  ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������-���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-��������������������������� ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   ���������������������������H������������������-������������������������������������-������������������-������������������   ���������������������������"���������������������������   ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������    i-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������  ������������������ w#s  ;:  'fa  ������������������   mmk  LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS  WHEREAS, public notice was given  on the 11th day of May, 1911, by the  Municipal Council of .the1 City of Enderby of its intention to construct  certain  works of Local  Improvement  i Is just around the corner.  | Don't be a Christmas Rusher  | and get red in the face.  the chicken men of this .own? Some ( on Clifl, Maud, Mill and Belvedere  time ago they collected a n imber^oE ! streets in the said City, at an esti-  special prizes for the Poultry Show, j mated cost of $13,107.32, and to as-  and up to date we have neard noth-   scss specially   a   portion of the final  ing further from them���������������������������not even a  "crow." I should like to uggest  that if they have not got snowed under and got their combs: frozen or  got' cold feet, that they get clown off  the perch   and   get busy.     _. am in-  cost of the said works upon the property fronting or ab.utting thereon and  to be especially benefitted thereby;  and whereas particulars of the said  works were given in the said notice:  and whereas the said works have been  ��������������������������� Order early and save your  ��������������������������� time tnd temper.  You know what those, last  few days before Christmas  are-BE WISE !  ^m\  formed that the Armstrong paper j completed, and the final cost thereon  had four lines of semi-poetry about j has been found to exceed the above  chickens last week, but it _._tve no ' mentioned estimated cost by the ad-  particulars either of date, prize list, j ditional sum of $4,892.68; no a- there-  or in what. Hall the show was to ' fore-  take place, or if in Enderby or else- j ��������������������������� NOTICE is hereby given'that in ac-  where. There has not been a notice ' cordance with the provisions of the  in your paper that I have seen, and ; Municipal Clauses. Act, 1906, and  as the secretary lives seven n iles out'amending Acts, in such case made  of town, it is quite a job to catch 'and provided,a further special assess-  sight of him. Hoping to hear, at | ment will be made upon the said  least a "cheep" soon, I remain, yours property in respect of \such portion  truly, ROOSTER.   J of, the   said    additional    sum    as  is  Enderby, Dec. 4th, 1911. ., '^specially chargeable   thereon;  that a'  ! statement   showing    the   ands liable  (In answer    to    this correspondent | aml propoSed to be so further special.  we will state that we have published ily aSEessed( aI1,(1 - the names of the  the date of-.the approaching show-i owners thcreof_ so far as the same  Dec. 39, 20 and 21. As to hall, prize |Can be ascortained from the last relist, etc., we have, given^all the in-| vised asscssracnt ron ancl ^envise,  formation made known to'-us-or thatjis now filed at.thc 0ity Hall> and .g  is getatable.���������������������������Ed.)      .. open for {nspection dliring officc hours';  and that���������������������������       - -'  A COURT..OF .REVISION will.be  held at. the   City   Hall, Enderby,'on  iWe have, everything for the  family.     We want the Boys  T and Girls to know that our  store is Santa Claus' station.  LADIES-Our daily MORNING Sales will be continued  this week. They are proving very popular. It will be to  your advantage to attend them. In our Dress Goods Dept.  ENDERBY'S BIG DEPARTMENT STORE  Our Christmas Groceries are  Fresh and Pure, and of the  Highest Quality��������������������������� Oranges,  Apples, Peels, .Nuts, Etc.  Supply your needs NOW !  I Enderby Trading Co. Ltd.  ^ ������������������-������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������- ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ���������������������������-���������������������������-��������������������������� ������������������-��������������������������� ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  CITY OP ENDERBY  EMINENT IN THEIR LINE  :. Editor The Enderby Press:'  Revision of Voters' List, Year 1912.  NOTICE is hereby given that the  first sitting of the Court for the revision of the Voters' List of the City  of Enderby" and the extra-"Vfnnicipai  School District annexed thereto will  be held at-the City Hall, Enderby,  on-the 21st day of December, 1911, at  8 o'clock p.m., for the purpose" of revising and correcting the said List,  and" hearing and determining any application which' may'"then be aiade to  strike out the name' of any person  improperly - placed' "thereon,������������������������������������������������������ or to  place on such List the nariie of any  person improperly omitted therefrom.  " Dated at the City Hall, Enderby.  this 7th day of December, 1911.  GRAHAM ROSOMAN, ���������������������������  City Clerk.  the 8th day. of   January, 1912, at 8  ���������������������������Dear  Sir:     Hearing of the rumors {o'clock-p.m., for the purpose of hear-  or ,war between England and J ermany j ing and    determining   complaints   (if  . wc, the'undersigned,'beg to make ap,-;any). against   the said   prop .sod  fur-  plication for the positions of photo-[ther   special   assessment,   or the ac-  graphic artist and war airrespundent 'curacy of the frontage   neasureme'nts  '���������������������������to "Walker's'Weekly.      We  losolutely;, of   the    aforesaid    property,   o."  any  guarantee' that  all  photographs  will'other    complaint ' which  the'persons  .be   taken .at   the   greatest d. stance j interested   may   desire to m alee and  possible from the scene of action,and .which  by   law   is   cognizable ,.y the  that    descriptive   articles    to    cover ', said Court; but ho complaint can be  same,   will   be   written   in the most j heard unless   WRITTEN   NOTICE of  comfortable   shelter   at   an    equally  the ground    of   such complaint shall ;  .great distance.       The correctness of ] have    been    served    upon  the  under-iCUT FLOWERS, FLORAL DESIGNS  the smallest details will be our chief'signed at least eight days before the!  aim.   Should   either    of the combat- holding of the'said Court.  Dated at 'the   Oity   Hall,   Enderby,  this 7th day of December, 1911:  GRAHAM ROSOMAN,  City Clerk.  L.  S.   GRAY  FLORIST  ! VERNON' GREENHOUSE,  VERNON  ants find it necessary to retire in a  hurry (in other words retreat) it may  be taken for granted that your correspondents will be well in the .lead.  Signed, Fred. Moore, I'hotographcr  G. G. Campbell, Correspondent.-  (Engaged  without comment.--Ed.)  A fine    display   of . Chrysanthemums  and Carnations now on view.  FOR HARDWARE    and  GRANITE-  WARE try Enderby Trading Co. Ltd.  ���������������������������  7  nstmas stationery  Christmas Cards, Calendars, etc. Also Xmas numbers of English Magazines with fine Complimentary Pictures. You can get anything here in  the way of magazines, and if we do not happen to have your particular  kind, we will be pleased to order for you.  THE   ENDERBY   FAIR  Opposite The Walker Press.  Prompt attention to mail and 'phone  orders.  Phone   No,    2 2 4.  Book    early   for   your     Christmas  Flowers.  Harvey & Rodie  Real Estate, Insurance, Etc. "        Post Office Block, Enderby. a  We have just had issued in printed form a few, informative listings of  improved and unimproved properties taken from our General List. Get' a  copy to send to your friends. .Our.unpublished listings include a large  number of real bargains in all. kinds of. buys. Many'of tlicse are listed at  higher prices in other agencies. Many of them are exclusively listed witlr" " "���������������������������  us. You cannot afford to buy in. tlie" district" without enquiring first as to  whether we can make a better deal. _    -..   ���������������������������;������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������     ������������������������������������������������������ ���������������������������' ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������..   " ���������������������������    ._ - -   -.. .  _- '      --._   _   v-SOME GOOD BUYS FROM ANY- POINT- OF VIEW-: =���������������������������/-���������������������������;'.,/ ---_��������������������������� - .7  150 acres   House," building's, and good improvements.     Near, .depot.' Proflu-,?j.  cer "of,hay" and fruit. ���������������������������  Over-40 acres in cultivation.   " $38.00. per acre.7   -'������������������������������������������������������  We are exclusive agents for .this.   Good terms."     -_  -. y.   _u-       -''"-_.���������������������������  24 acres." Close to town.- About .10 acres in hay.   House and good-water." .  Price, .$2,100; on terms! . - -���������������������������"-'--'  17 acres.     One-third cleared and in cultivation.    Piped      water.. r Close  to  town.   No  waste  land.   Good  forfruit,    vegetables    and  poultry.      On  .good terms.-. $900.00.- :  320 actes.   Excellent land,, having big quantity  of  commercial  timber. ' On     .  The river,'   east of Enderby.   $12 per    acre. -Will   be   worth $100 per  acre in a few years.   Title clear. This buy costs less than "homestead-  .ing or pre-empting. "._���������������������������'-  80 actes.   A very choice piece of land with some   clearance.  .Well watered  and within 8 miles of town ,on a straight,   level   road. . Price,    $2,500. .  ��������������������������� See us for terms on it.  If interested in the Mabel Lake, Mara or any other district, call-and  get our listings for these districts.       A year from now there will be two  -  railroad systems in the Okanagan Valley.   The   Northern", Okanagan    will;  then come into its own.      NOW is th e time    to  "investigateygood  invest:      ���������������������������  ments. "   '���������������������������'���������������������������" -y'-^J-"'//  COAL !  COAL !  I am prepared to fill orders for  domestic coal; large or small quantities.     Jairres Mowat, Office Bell Blk.  F. R. PROSSER  Harnessmaker and Repairer  All Work Guaranteed  Cliff St., next Maundrell's  Butcher Shop  Enderby  J> <$*^<$><$><$><e><s*$><������������������<$>$^ p  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;   Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers  and  Tourists invited to give us a trial.  If you want to  Buy, Sell or  Trade  A  FARM  Ai FRULT LOT""  A HOUSE  A BUSINESS LOT  or A BUSINESS  I have them at Mara, Enderby, Vernon, Victoria, Vancouver, Winnipeg  or elsewhere. Write to me. My list  is now ready,  Chas. W. Little  Eldernell Orchard, Mara, B. C.  NOTICE  .Tn-t'he-mafeter-r������������������f-the-Oredltor-s_TruS:.  Cooking Stoves  Coal and Wood  Heaters  Ranges, Etc.  I have added a standard line  of these goods and am prepared to quote you prices.  Wm. H. Hutchison  tees Act, 1901, and amending acts:  And in the matter of T. E. Orton:  Notice is hereby given that the creditors of the above-named 'firm are required on or before the 5th day of  January, 1912, to send their names  and addresses and the particulars of  their debts or claims, accompanied  by proof thereof, to.the undersigned  as solicitor" for" the"Assignecof tlie  said T; E. Orton.        *  And, take notice, that the assignee  will, on and after the said date, proceed to distribute the assets of the  said T. E. Orton, among the parties  entitled thereto, having regard only  to thc debts or claims of which hc  shall then have had notice.  Dated this 21st day of November,  A. D. 1911, at Enderby, B. C.  W. E. BANTON,  Bell  Blk.,   Solicitor  for Assignee".  We have  ENDERBY  PRICES TO-DAY    AT THE COLUMBIA FLOURING MILLS  Moffet's Best Flour, $1.70 49-Ib sack  Bran     1.25 00-rt>.sack  Shorts     1.35 90-11. sack  Wheat   2.15 125-Ib sack  Feed Oats      1.55 100-lb sack  B. & K. Rolled Oats  for table use    2.40 80-lb sack  B. & K. Rolled Oats  for table use     1.25 40-tb sacks  B. & K, Rolled Oats  ENDERBY HAS    A FAIR OPENING  FOR A GOOD ALL-ROUND TAILOR,  on cut at all times,  and our aim is to  give good service.  G.R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  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 S. C. Smith Co,, of  Vernon. Enderby.  Ladies' Tailoring  and Dressmaking  Pressing and Cleaning of Gents' Clothes  M. E. BOUCH  Cli'ff St., next door to City Hall.  4  >|

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