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 News of the Town and District
of Interest to Enderby Readers
The mosquito crop is beginning to
Twenty-fourth   of   May, meeting at
the City Hall to-night. - r
Harold Baker   has  been appointed
postal clerk at Vancouver.
How quickly   titles   change.   It is
now "his Titanic majesty.".    ,
Chas.   Ashton has purchased a lot
of land in the Knob. Hill district.
���������Robt. E. T.    Forster   has returned
from a   pleasant    trip    to   the   Old
A carload of furniture came in the
because there ��������� were not enough lifeboats to accommodate one-third of
the number on board,' and many of
these boats were. sent away with 25
A special   meeting of the Northern j or 30 passengers   on board when the
Okanagan Farmers'  Institute, will.be  capacity of each,life-boat was sixty.
held at Grindrod, Friday, April 26th,
Story of the Attempted Bank    V-,.
Hold Up aiid Shooting at Lumby
at 2 p. m. Messrs. Rich and McRae
will address the meeting on sheep
A watch is held by F. Pyman that
awaits an owner.   It was returned by
On the night of April 17th'** the manager of the Northern Crown Bank at
" Among the 1700 lost were the- foi-( Lumby was called from his bed and
lowing men of world-wide'reputation: 'asked to cash, a cheque. He partly
W. T. Stead, England's great journ-' opened the door to explain that he
alist; Chas. M. Hays, president of the, could not when he was shot at, the
Grand Trunk- Pacific; John Jacob:.bullet hitting him in the hand. Milo
Astor, Isidor Strauss, Benjamin Gug- J Roberts, of. Lumby, apd Frank Ofner
order of the Court in the Dake case! genheim, George' D. Widener, Henry'] and Louis Oliverius, sajfLito hail from
and was without a ticket. It is en-.' B. Harris and F. D. " Millet. These Enderby,-were arrested on suspicion-
graved: "To Harold,-1 from father and men were big   in ..industry, develop-!and were given a preliminary hearing
mother, Oct.   23,    1903."   Owner will  ment, commerce, - art and literature,
and the* ship's    commander, Commo
dore Smith, was*--an old, grey,  sea-*
be required to prove property.
The Enderby Baseball' Club 'was. re
past week for the   Poison' Mercantile   organized at a   meeting in the" King "faring  man  who '- 'had  witnessed, the
company. " ��������� | Edward hotel   last'Vriday evening: j development of steam navigation al-
E. B. Dill received -the sad intelli-  The following   officers' were elected:   most "from its beginning. '/;.',.*?"
Hon. President, F. S. Stevens; presi-| - There-is little to,'be told of the'ac-
dent," Robt.- Peel; iecretary,-Ernest tual cause- of*- thei-', disaster. The Ti-
Evans;-  treasurer,' E. J. Mack;-Vap-'-^anic had been warned,of the presence.
gcnce of    the   death    of a sister, in
Toronto, this week.
Save the nickles and bring them t
Enderby on'May 24th.   They will!buy  ta"in,;A.-Allan
\ * .   _ '"' you a lot.of enjoyment
'' '?.-       ���������   .Don't miss the musical treat of the
' ���������   -   _. season,  in -the
-    -,;'the'evening, of May 1st
'" { ���������      ] ;:.--The ine_w   booklet   Issued by Chas.
..,_.- -    . - UW;:'Little on   the   Mara district will
[niif-i .._ be,circuiated'this, week..      -  '.    "   7-
JJ ,��������� ,   ;; ,A shipment, of. a ~ fine lot of fruit
.,*   "'., X' ^TM^ .7was'   received    the  past  week
'yy/.vy from] the fraser. Valley" Nurseries..".,'.
)u->'yVyi:i&iXi\ei,.mo��������� Johnson
. '.The company of entertainers headed
that a. bank,iin  a small., place, like jS-li
Lumby   was-^open   fori business   at'pjil
night.' MrrMurchison-.explained thatij^^^.
it" would .be- impossible 'for him-.toV>im$k\
get-any'money as it. was locked ^V'^M
iii the'safe/- The. maii 'then asked ��������� if ^if������^J|
he" could-get-$2.00  on  the, cheque^^^fel
As  tlie, .manager  was, ^advising.* the7~&j?*?������P������l
man* to put off his,trip^till"thefmbrn'r^#3
ing he saw an'upward'movement andi,'%,^
was slamming thVdoQr^innhe'.man's '������*|������lf||
at Vernon last week,- reporting-which
The Vernon News says:*    ' ���������* '. ���������   " ���������"
1  The * preliminary   hearing.'of. the|
prisoners., held .on suspicion .of-complicity in the Lumby' bank "robbery
��������� r       s ������������������ ��������� ��������� -. "������������������
w-^s. given|on Mo*n.da*y. in* the court
-house, L. Norris-and J. Bardolph occupying the magisterial beach. - '" ���������
'j- Milo- Rogerts is a youiig'-feilow of
about!". 22 or 23. withtrawarthy ,com-*
plexioh,- .blagk' eyes ,and..hair. .-His
com'panitfns -in" suspicion, Frank. ,"off-
of icebergs" on! her .'course^^but'there
was no slackening .6f her' speed;- and
by Mr. ��������� Ruthven-- MacDonald' are all  at 11.22 ' on ^Sun'day 7nig'bt,-\with^a
Methodist church* oh'"artists in their " resp'ective lines,'and j smooth" sea and i star-lit .cburie;. she' ner  aml' Louis'.Olliverius,-are   dis
av 1st.     --        -     "'��������� - are certain    to   give'the best enter-' crashed into nn ir.eherf/wh"pn'Hnp%rtinc/ tinctly_.foreign_ looking.'-'-The' latter
tainment,ever heard* nere, next Wednesday evening^Ulay 1st, in the Methodist church. 'Do*d't"'miss"itr i, ' : * --'
crashed into, an iceberg when'speeding'
at'the��������� rate, of 21,knots, an-.hour/The,
impact tore>; tKe" ,side" of 'the" bull '=, out,"
rendering. her - water-tight-; compart-
A small audience   greeted" the-ren-j ments of no/avail.'������.vThe;.greatest;of
dition of "The Ancient Mariner, "7by
the. Enderby. .Choral"  Society.,, in" the
i    /   .     ,���������      rn ' *���������������������������  .    ��������� ;" ,.���������?,->���������-/ .\"r,
Opera^.Hduse last' .Wednesdayvevenirig,
ocean-liners ,beg'an\slowly;.to sink..-
"children'-and, J.
can haVdly. speak English/Vwhile tlie
former/ only   with-.difficulty;7'and ;-a
.Very marked accent.' 'At_ll:45l'a."-mh*
tile prisoners-being* led 'Zm/ the:. complaint of 'Chief-Constable" J.tAVFraser-
was-read'eharging that on. tlie night
of April "1,0th the*'prisoners, diduitibot-
, -  _ .    .������������������,.- '   _ -���������   . .   --Z..*, t'<S 'i ', -i^.i. :���������'%.<.i     v-
,;.%The.f womeh^and;
Bruce"-'Ism'ay/7'we*r^3lac^ J-  X- 'Miirchisbn7with7.ntent^ _tb.
-"very. ^bbat's-and-Trpushed/awajp'but ,of im-  murder../The manager of.the.No'rth-,
upon  ���������!-������-*- j--������������������' --i-;il-*-i-'- ^-- v-'
r\vr,r  'f^',, 'i>- *"," ,������u"������tti ��������� spiuig   s_tic< uix uie .1 ui-- .ij.uu   ^uuc - iiiastcriui., wuru.'-oi--tueir
t���������?../* -*' -' v"toni4Ha'rdware^Company.'is 'creating*a' '{leader.^MrVAChapman. - The success of
'"���������*,-.,j -.   ;sensation among' lovers'-of. hardware,.the;performance. here ^encouraged the
,":bargains'. J^    -   ,        y\'r'':'1'1. ^01 Society'.^to;put   it   on at Mara,last
-   ,���������   Mica ���������Dii^+rtTi-"'   in   .    A-nAn'{nn       ^.\ZT .^i^r.     'nichf*   ,'.-'iiri + 1i * .     ������..������
ern Crown Bank at LumbyUhen gave
-his������evidence'.,'He is a.tall'man���������
3 .( Ruttan-7is/* o"periingi^tari-vice<-'nigh(t������J--with|-  we-   understand,-eveni rescue ship Carp:i(Jhia7.of the-Cunard
"' cream/parlor- in7the Evans-building, greater'.success
"formerly .^occupied';byf<-^Maundreirs'    The /many,, friends" of .Wallace Glave
butcher :shop. '������������������   X^''/'- ^        I were shocked on Tuesday .'evening to
The first1., annual* ball-to be; given ' learn of-, his-, death-from phneumoniar
-  by the Enderby.-vv*Boy <Scouts, will be  Mr: Glaye'was brought-to Mrs'.  Sew-
held in K. of P.7-Hall-"on Friday'eve-  ell's, hospital'from his homestead on
me'diate danger*, while" the, men .pas
sengers7ari<I^,,'crew.. remained quietly'
on bbard-the/doomed^hip-tand went the^evWence. brought out, 6.-ft.^nd;
down with "fir.'VsW iiluiiged^oVth-"! half^^mCh^1"!Cldlef &g?^' c ad ' ^l
-_ li. /.' !:,-������������������ -./' >������������������,;,.'*v-v * a Pepper and. salt, suit-and, at pres-
bottom shortly .after 2^'clock'Mon-;ent;/c-.ryi-lg;.ll{s>left hand swathe-c]'
dajr morning,   tv<y .hours-'before-the'.jh bandages;* --His" nerves: arer*evi-
dently_ stillf'suffering from tlicshock
rob ml - b^^ay-iiof^g^vihg ||i
-He1" t li en' selarcli eid'Hfie^ftbn t^'o'fflcevfir-rt*^^
,lngr more'*1alarm''"sh6ts'^.Takfrig7tne j&i
.accountant s r,evol,verifh"e .went'.across^-v*^   '
tb,.the hotel tbfsuinmbhra'^doctorUnA-iM
,. y,Hi,.   y",,; '--l,--t-:- ���������-- Vj ��������� '*���������" - *-. " _.u*i '-%*
'antjeipated he *joined in> the/m^esti^B
Mabel-Lake, last    Saturday evening
He" was   then    very ill. . Despite the
ning, May ,3rd.r,u~
/ Three veryz-har^daop^Gourlay pianos have recently*** been^feceived and  best of treatment, he could not rally,
disposed of by/Mr. Crane* from his re-  and shortly after    8 o'clock Tuesday
line; arrived upon"1'the 'scene
- ..It is'said that but for,the unparal
leled ' self-sacrifice,   nnd 'heroism    o,
.Captain Smith and  the Titanic's of
ficers, the sea would have claimed an
cently,-opened music looms.
Dr. Taube, the 'eye-glass specialist
evening the end came,
to Enderby   5   years
Decease-d came
ago, from St.
block, Vancouver, from which branch ing season he was a member of the
he will cover the interior of the pro- survey staff of G. L. Williams. He
vince. had many warm friends here who feel
Ed. Simmons is handling the spe- deeply his sudden taking away. The
cial constable force employed by the funeral service will be held from the
Provincial government to control the hospital at 2:30 this (Thursday) af-
strike situation in the railway con- ternoon
struction camps.
Joseph Stahl moved _his_ family to
the Ashton place on Monday. Mr.
Stahl recently purchased this valuable property from Mr. Ashton, and
will proceed to improve it.
Thc date for taking the vote of the
ratepayers on the Drainage By-law
has been changed from April 29th to
May 7th. See the official announcement elsewhere in this issue.
Manager Stevens started the nijht
shift at the saw mill this week. The
output is daily increasing, and there
is every promise of the cut this sea-
Details of the awful tragedy enacted off the coast of Newfoundland on
thc night of April 14th, when the s.s.
Titanic went to the bottom of the
ocean after striking an iceberg, have
been telegraphed broadcast to the
uttermost centres of population since
the landing at New York of the rescue ship Carpathia, with her 705 survivors. While no two stories are
alike, and each survivor interviewed
has a version different from any
son exceeding   that   of any previous  other,    all   are   sufficiently clear to
of'tlie events of .that, night. >��������� He bore
testimony7to the, effect that.fon "the
nighf of 10th "of April he had-'retired
about 10-o'clock in the bedroom behind the office of the bank.- About-
even greater toll. *rom theVidg^ eleven he Was ar������used by *-knocking'
a l ��������� <_������������������._._. ,i ', _._. - _.'.��������� r.at the front or office door and, rising,
Captain    Smith    called   through W' fl; th     bedroom   door    whic*-
megaphone, "Be British, my men,",opens on ShuBWap Avenue round {he
and that-became the. rallying cry of corner from ��������� the . Vernon-Lumby
officers and men. roadi    on calling out to know who
For two days past the s.s. Mackay-,was there he heard someone walking
Bennett, has been cruising about the along the sidewalk and a voice from
and has recovered the bodies of near-1 dark and stormy���������asked him if he
ly one hundred of the drowned. And;would cash a cheque, which the
other ships are speeding thither to owncr of the voice���������a, "^n's voice-
continue the work. ' I said, he,h1cld lvom Pa con������r for. $4i)'
 jAs he did not recognize the voice���������
The Dry Goods Record tells of some; which however hc is sure he could
and stated'that neOia'dibe'en^roused-^ 7.^.-4
by/ the /shots, and ,7-0% lookingr-ou t y^T/p^
from "hi's'rqom in"\heJtopi"sVbry 'of >' 7/rfh
the hotel, had seenj'ys'the.lighrfrom^ r";r*r";
a lamp moved-inside%tHev;hbtel: passed ��������� :y\'^
over them,7twp^men"'standing; with* '".7,'.Vis*
their hands fn/thelr'-pockets, *as if in y, /^
conversation. He had'seen a "dark '. _;��������� J^J
figure come from the direction.of the-y~
bank and passing close'.to the men in -'
the street, pause .a moment, an'd" then ".'_7
pass "on upTthe street "towards 'Mqr-Jl^
and's Hotel. The. others -had follow-/*- --*;
ed. They might have been entering ������������������ /'/.
the liqtel but he :did,--not think,go'..- v
He then'went back to bed. ^r. **' /""
The. hearing was then adjo.urhed,.,^'.
rtiii=a^-3o.    "'J-   ',-;'.'' -yyX. '
On   resuming   the    investigation,,',*   .
one of a poetic turn of mind, who in
summing up business at the close o
identify���������he    closed   .the    door   to
within a foot or foot and a half.   Tie
a long-drawn-out   scrap, put it this then stood partially behind the door
way:���������"Count-thay day-lost-whose'-1'oklin������ the handle-ln Uia-rlghl-haiul
W    ,1--nnn,lln,       en.    a���������,    ���������rl,.B    ������,!-������      &���������l   Wltll   IliS   loft   protecting   illS   CllGSt
from the keen night air.    The man
Twenty-fourth of .May- is just a
month away. Over seven hundred
dollars will be spent in prizes and
field events. Be at the meeting at
the City Hall to-night to see how the
money is to be appropriated.
Floods are general, east and west.
It is predicted that Enderby will experience high water in May and June
and there is fear of considerable
damage being done. The cribbing on
the river bank is in uo condition to
withstand a flood.
make it known that this was the
worst tragedy at sea of which there
is any record in the annals of marine
history. The loss of life,is now given
at nearly seventeen hundred, with a
property loss of not less than twenty
or twenty-five millions. The loss to
the insurance companies will exceed
fifteen millions.
Even after all has been told of the
disaster, the death list remains approximate, as the Titanic's passenger
list was lost with the sinking of the
ship.   That so   few   were saved was
went on to say that he had hired a
rig, to go to Vernon that night as hc
wanted to go down the lake in the
morning, and ndtlcd that he thought
low descending    sun sees prices sho
to h   1 and business done for fun."
For Sale���������Property on ' Hubert
street, consisting of 12 full-sized city
lots, facing three streets, with good
residence and outbuildings. Or will
sell six lots, facing three streets,
without buildings, containing good
bearing orchard. Price under market
value. Apply,  James Mowat,Bell blk.
Afternoon tea will be served at the
home of Mrs. A. Reeves, Thursday,
April 25th, from 3 to 5, by the Pres-; 0f the City of Enderby that I require
byterian Aid. Tea 15c. Everybody,' tlie presence of the said Ratepayers
come. A few articles left from th at the City Hall, Enderby, on
annual bazaar will be on sale.
Fred Curry stated Milo Roberts had1
come to bed in Room No. 1 in- the
hotel about three-quarters* of an
hour after he had retired.
* John A. McMoreland had been Bitting chatting in (a tent near -the
blacksmith's shop 350 feet north of
the hotel corner. On hearing th'J
shooting. hc_took__the lantern and
went towards the hotel, thinking
there had beon a scrap. With commendable caution he left the lantern
bv    the   stable   and   was   creeping
(Continued on vage five.)
Voting on Proposed By-law
PUBLIC NOTICE    is   hereby given
to the Ratepayers of the Municipality
If you want absolutely pure milk,
tell the Glengerrack Dairyman. Mr.
MacQuarriev states that he has now
his milk house and dairy stock kept
as sleek and-., clean as cement floors, j
whitewashed walls and plenty of running water can make it.
The Enderby Troop, lst B. C.Horse
will parade mounted at the armory,
at 2 p.m., on Wednesday of each
week until further   notice.
E.C.J.L.  HENNIKER,   Capt.
TUESDAY, the 7th day of May, 1912,
between the hours of 9 a.m. and 7 p.
m.,  for    the    purpose   of voting, by
ballot, either to confirm or to negative a certain    proposed    By-law, to
A By-law   for    raising tbe sum of
$6,000.00   to    provide   for the construction   of   drains in the City of
Any person, male   or female, being
a British   subject    and   the assessed
owner of land or real property within thc Municipality, is entitled to
vote on such proposed By-law.
Given under   my hand at the City
Hall, Enderby, this 18th day of April
Returning Officer.
For Sale���������Wagon and harness; also
breaking plow, a disc and tooth harrow; all second-hand. Cheap for cash
Apply Box 111,* Enderby.
If you would hear really high-class
concert singing, get your tickets for
the Ruthven MacDonald Concert company, in the Methodist church next
Wednesday evening, May 1st.'*
R. Chadwick; registered plumber
(certificate.) Painter and Decorator,
Box 74, Enderby.
** i
/ J"_1���������������������������J   "I   HII'lv-**   **M.������������������--i  F.XDERRY  PRESS  AND WALKER'S  "WEEKLY  Bg WILLIAM CARLETON  Copyright, 1911  [By Small, Miiynaid & Co., Inc.  T  CHAPTER.X. (Continued)  The Emigrant Spirit  I-\HE fact that tlu- buy's fellows  were all of a Kind was whal had  disturbed me oven in tlie little  suburban .grammar school. For that  matter J can see now that even for  Ruth and mo tins .sameness was a  handicap for both us and our neighbors. There was no flash. Thore was  a dead level. 1 dun'I believe that's  good for either boys or men or for  women,  Supposing this open door policy did  admit a few worthless youngsters inlo  lhe school and supposing again that  Lhe private school didn't admit sueh  of ii different order (which 1 very mueh  doubt.���������������������������along with these Dick was going to Had hore the men���������������������������the past had  proved this and the present was proving it--who eventually would become  our statesmen, our progressive busi-  ��������������������������� ness men, our lawyers and doctors���������������������������if  not our conservative bankers. For one  graduate of such a school as my former surroundings had made me think  essential for the boy. I could count now  a   dozen   graduates  of   this   very   high  | Coal had  been n big item in the sub-  | urbs,. but   the  way., people, around   me  made il a still bigger  school who were distinguishing themselves in  the oily.      The boy was going to meet here the same spirit I  getting* in touch with among my  grant   friends���������������������������a   zeal   for   life,  lief in  the possibilities of  timislie   determination  was  emi-  i be-  life, an op-  to use these  possibilities, which somehow the blue-  blooded Americans were losing. It  seemed to me that life was getting  stale for the fourth and fifth genera-  lion. 1 tried to make the boy see this  point of viow. I went back again  with him to the pioneer idea.  "Dick." I said in substance, "your  exeat-great-grandfather pulled up  'stakes and came over lo this country  when there was nothing here but trees,  rocks and Indians, lt was a hard fight  but n good fight and be left a son co  carry on the fight. So generation after generation they fought, but somehow they grew a bit weaker as they  fought., Now," I said, "you and 1 are  going to try to recover that lost  Ground. J .el's think ourselves as like  our great-great-grandfathers. We've  just come over here. So have about a  'million others. The light is a different  fiirht today, but it's no less a light and  'we're going to win. We have a good  many advantages that these newcomers haven't. i'ou see them making  good on every side of you, but I'll- bet  they can't lick-a good American���������������������������when  he isn't asleep. You-and I are going  to make good too."  -You bet we are, Dad." he said, with  his oyes grown bright.  "Then'" 1 said, "you must work the  way the newcomers work. 1'don't  want vou to think you're any better  than they are. You aren't. But  vou're just as good nnd these two  hundred years we've lived here ought  to count for something."  *    The bov lifted his head at this.  "You make me feel as though we'd  just landed with the Pilgrims," he said.  -So we have," 1 said. "June seventh  of this very year we landed on Fly-  mouth Kock just as our ancestors did  two centuries ago. They've been all  this lime paving the way for you and  me They've built roads and schools  and factories and it's up to us now to  use them. You and 1 have just landed from England. Let's sec what  we can do as pioneers."  I wanted to get at the young Ameri  can  in  him.      1 wanted  him  to  that he was something more  . i were buying it,  | one. Xo cellar accommodations came  | with the tenement and so each one  I-was 'forced to buy his coal by the  ! basket or bag. A basket of anthracite was costing them at this time  about forty cents. This was I'or about  eighty pounds of coal, which made lhe  total cost per ton eleven dollars���������������������������al  least three dollars and a half over  lhe regular price. Even wilh economy a person would uso at least a  hag a week. This, to leave a liberal  margin, would amount fo about a ton  and a half of coal during the winter  months. I didn't like the idea of absorbing the half dollar or so a week  that Ruth was squeezing out towards  what few clothes we had to buy, in  this way���������������������������ai least thc over-charge  part of it. With the- first basket I  brought home, J said, "I see where  you'll havo to' dig down into the ginger jar  this winter,  little woman."  She  looked  as  startled  as  though   I  had   told  hei* someone  had  stolen   the  savings.  "What do you mean?" she asked.  1   pointed  to  the  basket.  "Coal- cosls  about  eleven  dollars   a  ton, down here."  ".Vhen sho found out that this was  all that caused my remark, she didn't  seem   lo  be disturbed.  "Billy," she said, "before we touch  lhe ginger jar it will have to cost  twenty dollars a ton. We'll live on  pea soup and rice three times a day  before  1   touch  that."  "All right," I said, "but it does seem  a pity that the burden of such prices  as these should  fall on the poor."  "Why do they?" she asked.  ���������������������������/'Because in  this case,"   [ said,  "the  dealers   seem   lo   have   us'where   the  wool  is short."  "How have ihey?" she insisted.  "Wo can't buy coal by tbe ton, because we haven't any place to put it.'  She thought a moment and  then  she  said:  "We could take care of a fifth of a  ton,   Billy.    That's  only  five  baskets."  "They   won't   sell   five   any   cheaper  than one."  "And every family in this house  could take care of five," she went on.  "That would make a ton."  T began to sec what she meant and  ns I thought of it 1 didn't see why it  wasn't a practical scheme.  "I believe thats a good idea.'-' 1 said.  ''Arid if. there were-more-women like  you in the world I don't believe tbere'd  be any  trusts at all."  "Nonsense," she said. "You leave it  lo me now and J' 11 sec the other women in the house. Thoy are the ones  who'll appreciate a good saving like  lhat."  She saw them ancl after a good deal  of'talk they agreed, so I told Ruth to  tell tbem to save out of next Saturday  night's pay a dollar and a half apiece.  1 was a bit afraid that if I didn't get  the cash when the coal was delivered  I might get stuck on the deal. The  next Monday l' ordered fhe coal and  asked to have it delivered late in the  day.  i::e  real-  Iban  the    son    of    bis   parents',  something  _mui*c*_JbaiL_Ju^L^'L.i*-^'i^e ^'^r\  speaking boy." 1 wanted lTinriu few  the impetus of the big history back  of him and the big history yet to be  made ahead uf him. He nad -������������������������������������>w������������������  n-.lhins nf that before. The word  American bad no meaning <-<-' ������������������������������������������������������irn t,x"  rent when a roj.lmoni of soldiers was  ...urchin*: by. 1 want*! him to leel  all the lime a.-* ho did whon his throat  -rew liui������������������)v with tlu- band playing and  UK' Mar.- and siripes Hying on  Fourth  ���������������������������nf- .In!\-"i"-1 jf-fiirnii'������������������i������������������-lJo.y.���������������������������   j   urged   him   to  study   hard   as   the  dot   e.-'-'iitia!  also   told   lum  I if".      i didn't  as   his   i"iidi'iu-.\  ,it her   fi'il'iw-,.  Sil    In   ill'"   ble.U-ll'  til   In  plac-  him  him  riclii'S,     th''  ��������������������������� ilbb-tii' Ib'li  Whon T came home I found tho  wagon waiting and it created about  as much excitement on the street as an  ambulance. I "guess it was the first  time in the history of Little Italy that  a coal team bad ever stopped before a  tenement. l The driver bad brought  baskets.with him and I filled up one  and took it to a store nearby and  weighed into it eighty pounds of coal.  With lhat for my guide 1 gathered  the other men of the families about  ine and made tbem carry tbe coal, in  TlTtr^drrver  toward.-*,   sucfi-s,   but   I  io   t:ii   iiit-i   tin-  school  v.,nil  him to stand back  was   and   watch   lb"  didn't  want   him  to  x.'-  at   least  not   mill,id   pn.vdl   that   Ihi:-  ,-  for  hini.       E**'"   H"'"  to   l.'.o!   tin"'  clu'-nii;.'.  to it'i-i  him-r'.f in th" li  dramatic    clubs,    on    the  In other words, instead  pashivc  I  wanted  him  to  ���������������������������xo.-.--.ivi'   altitude   towards  II  other words,   instead  of  v  was   the  I   wauled  1   wan led  .i rary *-<>-  own.      He   had   two   children   and   a  grandmother  to   care  for.  lt certainly afforded a contrast to  visit those other Hats and then Faith's.  Right here is where her superior intelligence came in, of course. The  foreign-born women do not so quickly  adapt themselves to the standards of  this cuiintry as lhe men do. Most of  them, as I learned, come from the  country districts of Italy where they  live very rudely. Once here they  make their new quarters lillie better  ihuh thoir old. Tho younger ones,  however, who are going to school arc  doing better. But taken by and large  it was difficult to persuade them that  cleanliness offered any especial advantages. It wasn't as though they  minded the dirt ami were chained to it  by circumstances from which they  couldn't escape���������������������������as 1 used to think.  They simply didn't object to it. So  long as they were warm and bad foo.l  enough they were content. They didn't suffer in any way-that they themselves  could  see.  But when Ruth first went into their  quarters she was horrified. She  thought that at length she'was face  to face with all the misery and squalor  of the slums of which she had read. I  remember ber chalk-white face as she  mot me at the door upon my return  home one night. -She nearly drove the  color out of my own cheeks for I  thought surely that something had  happened to ihe boy. "But if wasn't  that; she had heard lhat the baby on  the first floor was ill and had gone  down there to see if there was anything sho might do for it. Until then  she had seen nothing but the outside  of tlie other doors from the hall and  they looked no different from our own.  Bul once inside���������������������������well, I guess that's  whore the two hundred years if not  the four hundred years back of us native Americans counts.  "Why/Billy." she cried, "it was awful.      I'll   never  get  that  picture  out  of mind  if .1  live to bo a hundred."  "What's   the   matter?"   1   asked.  "Why the poor* little thing���������������������������"  "What   poor   little  thing?"   I   interrupted.  "Micbele's   baby.       It   lay   there   in  dirty rags with its pinched white face  staring up at me as though just begging for a clean bed."  ���������������������������   "What's the matter with it?"  "Matter with it? It's-a wonder" it  isn't dead and buried. The district  nurse camo. in-while.I was there and  lold - mc,"���������������������������she. shuddered���������������������������"that  they'd been feeding it on macaroni  cooked in greasy gravy. ��������������������������� And-it isn't  six. months old  yet."  "No wonder it looked white," .1  said, remembering how we had discussed for a week the. wisdom of giving  Dick the..coddled white of an egg* at  that age.  "Why the conditions down there are  terrible," cried Ruth. "Michele must  be very, very poor. The*��������������������������� floor wasn't  washed, you couldn't see out of the  windows, and the clothes���������������������������'.'  Sho   held   up   her   hands   unable   to  find  words.  "That  docs  sound  bad,"  i said.  "It's criminal.     Billy���������������������������wc can't allc'.v*  a. family  in  the  same house -with  us  to  suffer  like  that,  can  we?"  / shook my head.  "Then go down ancl see" what you  can do. r guess we can squeeze out  fifty cents for them, can't we, Billy?"  "1 guess you could - squeeze fifty  cents out of a stone for a sick baby,"  I said.  Tho upshot of it was lhat I went  down and saw Michele. As Ruth bad  said his quarters were anything but  '^lTfftr'llTeS^d iti n' t^nffpress���������������������������nflf  in   so   bad   a   condition   as  she  described    them.      Perhaps    my  in tho ditch had made mc a lit-  1 found Michele  lot of men talk about these people in a  way that sounds lo me like twaddle  I never ran across a family; down here  in such misery as that which Steve  Bonnington's wife endured for years  without a whimper. " ��������������������������� ' '  (To be continued)  FOX TERRIERS VERY MUCH  ALIVE  Tho fox terrier is a small black,and  white disturbance which afflicts and  delights many families. He is active  and beautiful, like a college sophomore,  and has the sophomore's habit of starting a new variety of trouble at any  timo on a second's notice.  The fox terrier has thin logs, an active, expressive mouth, a lean, well-  shaped head, talkative eyos and a nose  which leads him swiftly from one misdemeanor to another. Originally hc  had a, liberal tail, but it has been  edited and revised by man into a mere  slump. This was dono because of the  fact that when the fox terrier's tail  was ns active as his head it took two  people to watch him with even partial  success.  Thc fox terrier is a house pet and is  clean ancl dainty in his habits. He  lives on meat, milk, potatoes, mice,  old shoes, curtains, books, mahogany  table legs, opera hats, and tablecloths.  In return for this diet ho guards the  houso with unremitting, ferocity. No  burglar can como within a block of  a fox terrier's1, family without dislodging an eruption from the faithful brute  Hc also guards the houso against all  cats, dogs, st root-cars, late pedestrians,  bats, owls, dead loaves, and moonbeams which may chance to pass/the  place at night.- After a. family has got  used to a fox terrier and has lost him  temporarily"it can sloop right through  a. boiler explosion and a fire next door  without so much as stirring.  Losing the fox terrier is tho favorite  diversion of thc family which owns  him���������������������������or at least pays the taxes on him.  He is as difficult to keep around thc  house as a husband. Tho ordinary fox  terrier has a larger acquaintance  around iho town than the postmaster  and dines in a new place every day.  Some terriers board around like school  teachers, and only come home once a  yoar to be tagged. Owing to his wandering disposition tbo terrier is loved  twice as much as ordinary dogs'. He  is frantically welcomed when hc returns home and tho family is grateful when he goes away again and gives  it a rest. Very few people have seen  a fox terrier die, because ho almost  ahvays loses himsolf for keeps first.  The fox terrier is vivacious,, audacious, ingenious, mercurial, hysterical,  wheedlcsomc, companionable, affectionate, optimistic, fickle, restless, and  irrepressible. He is, in fact, the chor.us  girl"-of the dog family.  earning ?1,200 a year, from his werk,  and now at the ago of thirty-four he is  wealthy. His great gift is humor. H������������������  is equally at homo in oils, and bis portrait of Mark Twain, hanging in th������������������  Lotos Club, is one of his best-known  efforts.  Hennicker Heaton, "apostle of imperial penny postage," who has lived  to see his postage reform adopted by  England and her over-seas colonies,  recently sailed for Australia, hoping to  regain his. health. Ho first went to  Australia at the age of sixteen, remaining twenty years. He returned to England twenty-eight years ago, and for  over a quarter of a century held a seat  in the Houso of Commons, ropresentiiij?  Canterbury.  John Grior Hibben, Princeton's ne-vt  president,' is fifty-one years of age, i������������������  a graduate of the university, and ban  boon teaching there for twonty-ono  years. Ho holds lho chair of logic al  Princeton and is also president of thc  American Philosophical Society. Dr.  Hibben is also an ordained Presbyterian minister, and at one lime was a.  preacher. As a writer hc is widely  known, his "Hegel's Logic," perhaps bis  best-known work, having boon trana-  laled into Italian and even Japanese.  Mrs. Electa Kennedy, of Healdsburg.  California, who has just celebrated th������������������  ono hundred and second anniversary  of her birthday, has within the pasl  year boon initialed into the order ol  Eastern Star and won a gold medal for  tbo best cake offered in a competition,  besides registering as a voter. She is  a native of Vermont, and when young  was ?o frail that hor parents feared  she could not" grow to womanhood. In"  early life she was a school teacher.  Mrs. Kennedy went to California in  1S54.  EASIER    TO    DIE   THAN    LIVE  Dr. .William'Osle'r- is an authority not  only upon life and its capacities, bul  also upon death. For niany years be  has been a student ."of the art and of  the act of dying," and so for tho first  time we have death elevated lo the  region of art. The idea is -worthy of  consideration, for to die with dignity  and grace is not given to evory man,  but it might bo cultivated. Dr. Osier  does not- like Maeterlinck's essay on  death because there is a "cadaverous  mustiness" about .it that can not be  hidden   even   by   the   beauty    of    it's  STRENGTH   OF   SUPERSTITION  It is curious bow superstitions linger  and refuse to be abolished. Tho. English censor of plays has just resigned,  and of course thero is a clamor for  the appointment of a woman in his  place. A woman, wo arc told, Is a  much bettor judge of stage improprieties than a man, and with a woman in  tbe seat of thc mighty there would be  no fear of tbe presentation of any plaj  to which women would object.,.  Probably not. That is just whero  the trouble comes in. Thai is why a  woman should not bo dramatic censor.  Tho object of a dramatic censor" is,  presumably, to keep fhe stage pure and  not to fill it with plays acceptable to  women. ..That is just thc kind of play  that we do not want.' When the English censor' .bans a" play '��������������������������� upon tho  ground of indecency bo is consulting  the preferences of men, not of women.-  It is the man who objects to pruriency,  not his maiden aunt. She never gel3  enough of it. The problem 'play that  pretends to. map and chart the, vice of  a big city is sustained by women, not  by men." "The English-speaking ..stage"  is low enough in all conscience "and it*  can never be redeemed by a censorship of any kind. But if we want to  see it imitate the-Gadareno swine and  run down a steep place into the sea,  by all means appoint a-woman "censor.  But it will not bo dono in England.  They will draw the lino somewhere.  WEBSTER IN THE GREAT DEBATE  The "debate lasted for three months,  language.- Maeterlinck   ought   not  to i and although it was based upon a rcso-  usc such phrases as "Tho Tortures of   Jution that seemed almost non-conten-'  clean.  while  I   measured u our  who at  first was inclined to object to ! being  the  whole  proceeding  was   content  to I had  let things go on when he found  him-l work  self relieved of all  fho carrying.      Wo ; Uc more used to dirt.  emptied the wagon in no limn and thej;l healthy, temperate, able-bodied man  other  men   insisted   upon   carrying'  up; and  \ learned lhat ho was earning as  my  coal   for   me.       I   collected   every j nn.oli  a.s   I.      Xof only  that,  but  the  cent   of   rny   money   and   incidentally, women took iu garments to finish and  "Stablish'jd   myself   mi  a  firm   fooling j picked  up tbo matter of two or three  with every family in Ihe house.    Sev- j dollars a week extra.     Thero were five  ��������������������������� Till ulher- li-n.-nniiiu-J later ado pled.J.hO ..in-iliu -family, .but.thuy. woru. far. from  plan, but  the idea didn't take bold the   being  in   want.      In  fact Michele had  way you'd  have thought   if would.       I  i-.uess   it   was   because   there   weren't  any more limits ,iround there to nvor-  .'>'���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  the  job.      Then,  too,  while  those  tho Last Illness," "Tho Pangs of  Death," and "Horror," with which his  pages are sprinkled. They are unjustified, says Dr. Osier. Very few suffer  severely in the body, fewer still in tbe  mind.- Liko Socrates, nearly all men  owe a cock to Asclepius for an easy  passage. Without Dr. Osier's professional knowledge of death wc may believe heartily that he is right. Death  is as natural as birth and, as a famous  physician once said, not half so painful. Its correspondence with sleep  must bo a close one, and jus't as we do  not sleep except to relievo thc pain of  'srw*?i*fr'iTfos.---'" so we dir~not"die=='cxl:"e'ptfit-o=  relieve tho pain of living. It is the  alternative, gratefully accepted. The  dread of death is the invention of religion, and it is strange that the vision  tious it developed into the historical  duel "over'nullification, secession, slavery, and all those other topics which  were to inflame the minds of men for  two- generations. " Senator Mayne of-  Soulh Carolina was th'e champion of  the extreme southern views .and hia  speech was ono of unusual power, although tho author questions if it would  over havo beon beard of but for Webster's reply,  i "As soon as 1-Iaync closed his speech  I Webster rose to reply: but as it was  late in thc afternoon the Senate ad-  j journed, which gavo Webster lhe floor  of Mr. Maeterlinck, which has pierced  so many clouds, should be baflled by  this one.  far-sighted in n good many  are short-sighted in others.  " wholesale nor co-operative  al lo lliem,      For one thing  suspicious   and   for   another  of  of coal.  of rein.'unin--:  take an ug  life.      In   sti  being fi middle-rlas.vx I wanted him  to net something of lhe emigrant  spirit. And 1 had the satisfaction of  seeing him be-in his work with the  germ of that idea in his brain.  In the meanwhile with the approach  of cold  weather 1  saw a now item  expense loom  up in  the form  We hud used 'kerosene all summer, but  now  it became necessary for the  of  boat   to get a stove.      For a  I   took   what  time  I   could   spare   and  wandered   around   among     the    junk  shops looking for a second-hand stove  and  finally found  just what T wanted.  1  paid  three dollars for it and  it cost  me another dollar to have some small  repairs  made.      I  set  it up myself in  the  living room  which   we decided   to  ��������������������������� use as n'kitchen  for the winter.    But  when  I  camo to  look  into  the  matter  of   gotti'-g  coal   down   hero   I   found   I  was  facing a  pretty serious  problem.  sake  week  \i< np!e are  ways they  .Veilber th  plans appi.  they   :ire  ihey don't like to spend .any more  than llioy have tn day by day. Later  on. through limb's influence, wo carried our scheme a little farther with  just the people in the house, and  bought flour and sugar lhat way. but it  was made possible, only through their  absolute trust in her. Wo always  insisted on carrying out every such  little operation on a cash basis and  they  nover  failed   us.  Ruth's influence had been gradually  spreading through lho neighborhood.  She had found time to moot the other  families in tho house and through them  had met a dozen more. The first lloor  Wiis occupied by��������������������������� Michele, an Italian  laborer, his wife, his wife's sister and  two children. On the second floor  there .was Giuseppe, tho young sculptor, find his father and mother. The  father was nn invalid and thc lad  supported the throe, pn the third  floor lived a fruit peddler," his wiTc and  his wife's mother��������������������������� nil hor a commonplace family, while tho fourth floor was  occupied by Pietro, a young fellow who  sold cut flowers on the street nnd  hoped some clay to have a garden of his  a good bank account. Thoy had all  they wanted to eat, woro warm and  really prosperous. There was absolutely no need of the dirt. It was thero  becauso thoy didn't mind it. A livo-  cont cake of soap would have made tbo  rooms clean as a whistle and there  wore two women to do lho scrubbing.  I didn't leave niy fifty cents, but 1 came  back upstairs with a boiler appreciation, if that wen- possible, of what such  a woman as lluth moans lo a man.  Even the baby began to got bettor as  soon as tho district nurse drove into  lhc parent's head a few facts about  sensible   infant  feeding.  I don't want to make out that lifo  is till beer and skittles for tbe tenement dwellers. tt isn't. But I ran  across any number of such cases as  ibis whore conditions were not nearly  so bad as they appeared on the surface. Taking into account the number of pooplo who were gathered together here in a small area I didn't  see among the temperate and able-  bodied any worse examples of hard  luck* than I saw among my former associates. In fiict of sheer, abstract  hard luck I didn't see as much, In  seventy-five per cent, of the cases the  conditions were of their own making  ���������������������������either tho man was a drunkard or  lho women slovenly or the whole family was just naturally vicious, Ignorance may excuse some of this, bin  not all of it. Perhaps I'm not wha*  you'd call sympathetic, but I've heard a  INTERESTING INDIVIDUALS'  Frances Folsom Cleveland, widow of  the-late -President-Cleveland, has beon  elected a life member of the American  Forestry Association. President Cleveland signed the original bill by which  Congress established national forests,  hence the exceptional honor conferred  on his widow.  Sir P'rancis Opponboimor, tho first  .Tow to bo accepted in tho diplomatic  corps accredited to tho Kaiser's court,  is fin English lawyer find a graduate  of Oxford. He was recently appointed  commercial attache of thc British embassy. He has an international reputation as an authority on commerce  and finance.  Tho Rev. William M. Crane, who will  this year pay about one-fourth of tbe  entire laxos of tho town of Richmond,  Massachusetts, is pastor of tho Congregational Chin'Ch of that place. I-Ie  has fallen heir to a large fortune. Voluntarily bo caused himself to bo assessed for a much larger sum than the  Richmond  assessors considered  fair.  Sir William H. White, late chief constructor for the British navy, has beon  awarded the John Fritz medal for notable achievement in naval architecture.  He was born in Cornwall In^lS-lo. From  1.8Sf> until 1902 he was responsible designer of all lhe national ships, resigning because of ill health. He has written several books and many professional papers.  James Montgomery Flagg, the New  York illustrator and painter, had hi*1  first drawing published in Life at the  age of fourteen.   A year after he was  noxt clay, flicTSG'fl*rof January, a g'rcalT  day in his life. The galleries and tbe  Senate chamber itself had been crowded with visitors to,hoar Haync. A lady  sat in his chair while he stood speaking by hor side.'' Now overy avaiiabU  place was again filled; nnd the crowd  extended out into tho corridors and  down thc staircases. Webster had  never, he afterwards said, spoken "in  the presence of an audience so eager"  and so_.sympalhc*lic."_ _nis...notes_.foi;_a_  speech that fills seventy pages of print  woro written with groat brevity on five  pages of loiter paper. Out ihey had  evidently been written merely lo start  tbe subject in his mind. He had iio  need to refer to them. 'All I had ever  known,' ho said, 'seemed to bo floating  boforo mo.'  "But there wero not a fow friends  both for him and of the Northern <>;ii_-.e  who wore filled wilh anxiety and feared that ho would nover be able to answer the onslaught of I-layne. Edward  Everett in great uneasiness went to his  houso that evening, and, finding him  cool and serene, thought he was not  aware of the magnitude of the con-  tost. I-Ie asked him if hc had taken  notes of Haync's speech. 'Ves.' said-  Webster, taking from his vest pocket  a piece of paper no bigger than the  is his speech.' The truth *was that,  palm of his hand. 'I. have it all;.thai,  though apparently with little time for  preparation he had had in reality tho  preparation of years. He-had prepared  himself several times before for public land speeches and constitutional  'speeches.  "Before he rose to speak they say  that another anxious friend, passing  near his seat, said in a low voice, 'Are  you loaded, senator?' ������������������To which he  grimly replied: 'Seven fingers,' a jest  which referred to the muzzle-loading  shotguns of those days, which, when  heavily charged, caused the ramrod to  stand out seven fingers above the  muzzle."   till  Al wwsaoaih." ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  ���������������������������4P  it  t-  U6HS WITH JOY!  10 MBHE INDIGESTION  MONTREAL MAN SO ILL, THOUGHT  HE WOULD PIE OF STOMACH  DISORDERS  -^~"*A  Just read what Mr. Larose says of  thc curative powers of Dr. Hamilton's  Pills: ��������������������������� ^  "I suffered from dyspepsia^and indigestion for "five years. 1 suffered so  much that I could hardly attend lo my  work. 1 was weak and lost all courage. 1 enjoyed no rest''until I'decided  to follow your treatment. 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" 7~  Those queer animals are peculiar to  the Australian 'continent and New  Guinea, and in their general appearance arc the most remarkable of all  mammals. It "was thought, when thc  first specimen of the duck-bill.was received in Europe many years ago, that  it was. the. work of some skilled In^i-  ' dermis!" who-*was trying to "put up a  joke oirthe "scientists." . . ,. , _", ,  "These creatures" attain a. length of  . a,bqut twenty inches. The body is long  nnd-flat, in shape something like that  ������������������f thc ottor, the fur being thick ond  tine, and generally of a rich " brown  hue,- with a whitish tint beneath..-  7 The head is fhe most extraordinary  feature. Instead of a mouth, like that  of other mammals, there is a perfect  bill like that of a duck, and seemingly  composed of the same horny substance;  Mid the edges are provided with transverse plates. ..Teeth.the duck-bill possesses, though of a novel kind, .being-  placed in'lhc back part of the. mouth,  two upon., each side. Thc lail of the  duck-bill'is fiat and obtuse, and the  tons are webbed, the hinder set being  strongly clawed.  When Your Eyes Heed Care  Watery Eyes and Granulaled Eyelids. Illustrated Book in each Package. Murine is  Mjuiuounded by our Ocnllsis-noi a'Tiuent Mcd-  JSno"-bui used tn successful IMiys.chois') mo-  tie   fop many- years.   Now dedicated to tho rub-  "-Murine  i_*yp~Salvu-in-Aaoptio���������������������������Jl������������������ JCS,-,JU-.inu-oui...  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Therefore, the traveler  bent on entering Tripoli from the  western side, unless he carries a tent  with him, will sleep unsheltered be-  neath thc stars or the falling rain,  as the seasons shall decree.  For me, tho season decreed rain���������������������������of  the African variety. Stand fn such  rain for sixty seconds, and you will be  as wet as though you had lain in the  bed of a river. For two nights I slept  in il, huddled with shivering, cursing  camel-drivers tinder the useless lee  of a rampart built of barley-sacks. For  three days, on the back of a dripping  camel, I progressed towards gray horizons lhat came no .hearer; and almost  without intermission, the" rain fell  heavily and chill,' stinging the face  from time to time with icy gusts.  The desert is cold now. The desert,  indeed, like the littlo girl with a curl  down the middle of her forehead,  knows only extremes. When it is hot  it is very, very hot; and when it is  cold, it is horrid. The wind moans  over the sand dunes, whistles through  the stiff, unyielding branches of the  camel-thorn, and searches you to the  very bone. Never have I known such  bitter, biting cold as I have .known  here, in the African desert.  When the French officials politely  but firmly deprived me of tbe servants and baggage animals with which  1 bad meant to cross tho desert, I riian-  aged to hire camels'from the leaders of  a caravan carrying barley into Tripoli  to sell to thc Turkish army. .  Not even an American lady tourist  could have said of these men that they  had nice faces. Their general appearance, since they were armed to .the  teeth, was picturesque, but I think I  never saw more villainous .countenances'nor heard voices more expressive of violent greed. -Yet, as they  came in sight, the camels reeling  stately across the desert, like ships-in  a-gentle swell, the.men, draped and  hooded,' perched aloft "or pacing,-, with  harsh'cries, alongside,.! saw in them  a vision of deliverance.' - ." _, - -'  The striking of'our bargain was, difficult. Arab-like,--.all -jspoke at. once,  extending rapacious, hands to receive  the "flops" before; starting; crying in  savage, high-pitched tones' that, 'if  seen with a."Nasrany," they would be  set upon and killed, and each protesting that ho alone, of all .the band,-.was  to .be trusted. What little. 'Arabic I  speak is of Morocco,' an'd Morocco is  as distant from this. country as-is  Spain from Italy.' Therefore, though  the main- structure of the Arabic  tongue, held together by the Koran, is  tho same throughout the-north of  Africa, idioms' and pronunciations dif-"  i'er, and I founcl it hard to make myself  understood; and harder still to understand.* But in the end the shouting,  shivering conclave broke up; it was  agreed that I should accompany the  caravan for thirty francs, and I was  presently seated- upon one camel, with  my baggage disposed upon divers others, s '  Thc train of camels moved along,  each beast choosing its own road and  browsing at will upon the stick-like,  withered scrub. The drivers are slow  to beat their beasts off from this intermittent grazing, for they do not give  .them any other fodder than that which  ..hoy��������������������������� ttine -find-for��������������������������� thcmsplvps���������������������������Onlv.  when some linger far behind the rest,  tearing 'at some peculiarly dainty  growth, do tho mon, hurrying back, fall  on them with blows and curses and  drive them on their unhurried way.  It had been cold all tho morning. The  rain began to fall at noon. Toward  dusk wo halted in the shelterless waste,  and the camels knelt, groaning bitterly, lo bo relieved of thc sodden barley-  sacks. With those a crescent-shaped  -wall-was ralscd.-and in-the-lee of-this-'  the mon crouched upon tho soggy  sand, in which pools formed and slowly  widened. I declined this shelter, which  was no sholter, and set up my camp-  bed, on which, wrapping myself ln  overcoat, mackintosh and blankets, [  tried lo sloop. Bul tho incessant rain  came through all and made a shallow  canvas bath of tbe bed, so that I presently turned out and crept in among  tho Arabs for warmth.  I gave out cigarettes (each one was  sodden before it reached tho hand ic-  tended for it), and, smoking these,  coughing and shivering, wo talked of  the war in Morocco against the French,  and of tbo evil deeds of the Italian  troops in Tripoli. Tho place in which  we camped is haunted by devils; but  African devils do not like rain, and  so we woro unmolested.  AL dawn there camo a chilly lull in  the downpour. Wo made a fire of aromatic shrub-twigs, and, standing over  it, tried to dry our sopping garments.  Thon Scyyid Khalil put flour and water  into fi leathern bag, and, rolling this  to and fro, mado dough, which we  buried awhile in the embers. Then,  scraping off the wood-ashes (or some  part of them) we devoured it, all soft  add warm and highly indigestible. It  tasted like a linseed p'oultice that I  once ate when I was a little boy���������������������������a linseed poultice delicately redolent of  goat-skin and charcoal.  That day a wandering band of marauders questioned us; but we were  more numerous than they, and all  armed, so that they made no attack.  Yet for a time we wero afraid that  they might get help and pursue us. Our  drivers hurried their beasts along, and  openly regretted their folly in traveling with a Christian.  "For this," said Seyyid Khalil,  "thou'll pay more than thirty francs,  Inglesi. Think what danger we run,  all because wc are friends of^thine.  Say, now, how much more?"  We quarrelled ' violently on this  point. We woke up at intervals during the wet night that-followed, to discuss the point.  "If we kill thee and say the robbers  did it, who would know?" said Seyyid  Khalil. . ' .  On the third day, arriving in sight  of the palm-oasis wherein the refugees  from Zouara lie safe from the Italians,  he came to the side~"of my camel, leading his little son, to whom I had shown  some kindness in the matter of biscuits and chocolate.  "You will speak well of us, Inglesi,  to the Turki Bimbashi?" said he. "We  have brought you safely, and given you  our bread, to eat; and the boy loves  you. Give me a little more money, for  his sake."  The boy, a lad of fourteen, hitched  his rope-woven cartridge belt round  and showed me an antiquated, bell-  mouthed   horse-pistol.  "Give me money to buy a six-cartridge little gun like thine, dear friend.  When I am a man I will always-be a  friend to  the Inglis."  When we parted in the. tiny stone  fort I paid over thirty .francs to Seyyid Khalil, and to the "future friend  of the Inglis I gave, as a present, half  a crown. - ...  . DRY. FARMING CONGRESS  , The plans of the" Canadian Board of  Control of'..the seventh .International  Dry-Farming Congress; to be held "at  Lethbridge *r~in;-' October, -have.-shaped  themselves early, and. everything pre-,  "sages "the grealest"_agricultural7rhect-~  ing and exposition-ever held in tho  northwest.', It will' be'the most important year of work in the history of  this marvellous-movement. ".'���������������������������'"     - ���������������������������"  The- Dominion. Government will give"  full co-operalion in the congress!" and  "it is-believed thai the-Duek of Connaught will openthe congress on October 21 in person, the invitation to him,  as--well as to the Duchess, to attend;  being favorably-received'and now unr  dor consideration. Premier Borden;  Minister of the 'Interior Rogers, and  Minister of Agriculture Burrell, have  announced the acceptance of the invitation to attend and participate, in the  deliberations of the congress, and arrangements are making for a large delegation of other Dominion officials and  agricultural department men. In addition,-, the ministers of agriculture of  the provinces of British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Manitoba will" attend,  and also a largo number of their staff  of investigators, instructors, demonstrators and farm experts.  The United States secretary of agri-  .culture,-I-Ion..JamesJ\Y.ilson,-is_cxpecl__.  military bearing, perfect drill and reputation has made them the most talked-of organization in the world. They  will do escort duty to the Dominion,  Provincial and State dignitaries and  | act as body guard to the Duke of Connaught and the ambassadors of the  foreign powers who will attend.  The Canadian Board of Control is  composed of active agriculturists and  educational leaders in the western provinces, the chairman of the executive  boing Mr. Fred W. Downer, of Leth-  bridge, a well-known land owner and  capitalist of southern Alberta, the honorary chairman being the Hon. Duncan  Marshall, Minister of Agriculture of  Alberta, and thc cream of Canadian  citizenship being associated as active  workers in the various sub-committees.  Tbe dates of the big congress and  exposition have been fixed for the week  beginning October 21, a week when the  farmers from the United States, having  completed harvest and threshing, will  be able to participate in goodly numbers, and when the Canadian harvest  being finished the western provinces  can not only assemble large delegations  but can make a creditable exhibit.  It has been determined by the exposition committee that the exposition shall  be the most notable ever given in  Western Canada, and the committee,  under the chairmanship of Mr. J. W.  McNicol, who is director of the Leth-  b'ridge Exposition Company, has already begun its work of inviting manufacturers and states to participate. The  premium "list will include hundreds of  valuable prizes, and Alberta, the province in whieh the congress is to, be  held, is barred, except for local prizes,  this arrangement having been mado  out of fairness to visiting exhibitors.  The exposition will be known as "the"  International Exposition of Dry-Farmed Products, Machinery, Farm Sanitation, ancl Labor-Saving Devices, and  for the first time in the history of the  movement a special emphasis will be  laid upon special dry-farming implements and tho mechanical, health and  labor-saving devices.    ,    . \  Model farm homes, model farms, experimental seed farms, farm forestry  illustrated by a model farm demonstration of plowing and tillage, power demonstrations, etc., " will add practical  value to the exposition.  Two afternoons of'congress week will  be given over, to visiting the exposition, at which lime each section having  special exhibits will - be expected to  havo lectures, "and'all manufacturers,  will be asked to have demonstrators on  hand for actual work. "     '. ' '  The working programme of the congress will be iii the hands of the chairman of the nine sections, each chairman being .apportioned certain .hours  for his-speakers. .The sectional5 work  will occupy-certain'fhours of eachfdayt  the" institute"' work certain -'hours", and  there will be-'at least two,'big-genera)  meetings, each   evening-,.��������������������������� addressed, by  Sores from Elbow to  Fingers  Zam-Buk Worked a Miracle of Healing  Reverend Gentleman  Fully  Corroborates'  r. A; Ready: Weapon7 Against: Pain.���������������������������  There is nothing equal to-Dr. Thomas'  Eclectric Oil when well" rubbed in. It  penetrates the tissues and pain .disap-'  pears - before.', it. "There is. .-no renown  preparation that will reach the spot  quicker than this magic Oil.. In consequence it ranks.first among.liniments  now offered to the public- and is accorded first^placc among all, its com-,  pelitors.    " '������������������������������������������������������ - -i *  Miss Kate L. Dolliver, of Caledonia,  Queens Co.,- N.S., says: "I must add  my teslimcny to the value of Zam-Buk.  Ulcers and sores broke out on my  amis, and although I tried to heal them  by using various preparations, nothing  seemed to do me any good. The sores  spread until from fingers to elbow was  one mass of ulceration.  "I had five different doctors, and  faithfully carried out their instructions. I drank pint after pint of blood  medicines, tried salve after salve, and  lotion after lotion; but it was of no  avail.  "My father then took me thirty miles  to see a well-known doctor. He  photographed the arm and hand. This  photograph was sent to, a New York  hospital to the specialist; but they  sent word they could do nothing  further for me, and I .was in despair,  y  "One day a friend asked me if I had   , -  tried Zam-Buk. 1 said' I had not, but    -  I got a box right away.   That first box--  did me more good "than all the medi- -  cine I had tried up to that time, so I  continued .the  treatment.    Every .box "  healed the sores more and more until,'  to make a long story-short, Zam-Buk.  healed all the sores completely. Every-  -  body in this place;knows of my case-, ;  and  lhat it is Zam-Buk alone which",  cured me." ���������������������������     '.*���������������������������/,  Minister corroborates.���������������������������The Rev. W.-V  B. M. Parker, of Caledonia, Miss Dolli- - --'  ver's minister, writes: "This is -to ���������������������������  certify that the testimonial of "Miss -  Dolliver is correct as far as my knowledge goes. I have known her for aW ,.  year and a half, and her cure effected'- -  by Zam-Buk is remarkable." ...    '������������������,-,-  Wherever there is ulceration, blood-  poison,   sores,   cold-cracks,   abscesses,  cuts,  burns,  bruises,  or any  skin, in- '."  jury or disease,, there Zam-Buk,should V V  be applied.'  It is also a sure cure" for   ���������������������������,"  piles.   'All-druggists and stores sell; at,/"-;'  50c. per box, or post free^from Zam-'-.  Buk  Co.,  Toronto,   for price.    Refuse ,-..-  cheap and harmful imitations and sub-,77  stitutes. "      -   "   ', '���������������������������    .y     7 7  -.Hard "and soft  corns, both  yield,;to",  Holloway's   Corn' Cure, 'which   is  entirely, safe Ap   use,   and   certain'.,arid!  satisfactory in its-action.       *��������������������������� '   ���������������������������  ��������������������������� -.������������������ I  ,-vzl  sonie"of -tlie world's "most brilliant men;'y47'7'f^iI  and-women agricultural leaders.-.'- ���������������������������JJ,-^y',0-y^y^ry  . Each'year an effort has been rnade'}tq2i/7:7ii7r������������������4\  have7a numbcr,of-farmers. a"_ddressxtl^.i_fe_5SVi_M5f  congress.yand-each -yean-rthe7farmers3;t/^������������������$  themselves have- taken c a greater* in ter--sYjr^jf^l  est'in personal participati6.h>7and'Jt"isr^>il!fS||  believed  Ithat the.   splendid.; intereYt'^-fji^Jj^i  shown,, at" this "time   by -Uhe'-'farmersV^*^**!':^  of ��������������������������� all , states\ and,;"countries '^Ayill-.'Jn^.^r^^jl  sure many speakers who will ieirfrorh-'.77:^'-7-?f*|  lhe'farmer's  viewpoint _thV  methods. :V":- Trf!srf7i  employed in .establishing .success -upon - ,;7-i\\7ij-";  the.dry.-farms of the'world.".' * -./;  STOPS COUGHS gUS^JSf?!^  -hi-- .VI  "-"'-,'. 'I  z^i  yi\  cd to attend, and the co-operation of  his department has already been assured, which means the sending of a  score or more of its agricultural exports.  The Dominion Government has already arranged lo send to Lcthbridgc a  squadron of the world-famous Northwest Mounted Police, whoso red coats,  F������������������r  DISTEMPER  Pink Eye, Epizootic, Skipping'.'.  Fe������������������er and Catarrhal Fiverff-���������������������������f  Sure-cure and. positive  preventive,  no  matter-how  horses siv  any ago are infected or "exposed."-Liquid, given on the tongue-:''',  acts  on  the Blood and. Glands,  expels  tho poisonous  germs from7  the  body. " Cures  Distemper'in  Dogs and-Sheep  and  CholcnP in  Poultry.     Largest  selling  live  stock   remedy.     Cures   La   Grippe"  among human beings, and is a fine Kidney remedy. 50c .and $l.������������������"  bottle; $G'and $11 a dozen.    Cut this out. Keep it.    Show*to'yoar*  druggist,   who   will   get   it'for  you:     Free  Booklcl,   "Distemper-  -Onuses and  Cures."      - - - -        -  DISTRIBUTORS���������������������������ALL WHOLESALE DRUGGISTS  SPOBP! MEDICAL CO.. 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BUTLER TELLS WHAT  DODD'S   KIDNEY   PILLS   DID  FOR   HER  She Was Tired, Nervous and Run  Down, and Suffered from Pains in  the Back���������������������������Dodd's Kidney Pills  Cured Her  Paquclvillc, Gloucester Co., N.B.���������������������������  (Special)���������������������������That Dodd's Kidney Pills  are suffering woman's best friond was  never belter demonstrated than in the  case of Mrs. Goo. Butler, a well-known  and highly respected resident of this  place.  "My trouble was brought on by hard  work," Mrs. .Butler tells her friends.  "For four years I suffered from pain  in tho back. I was' always tired and  nervous. My head ached ancl I had  dark circles under my eyes, which were  also puffed and swollen.  "I was in a generally run-down condition and fooling very much discouraged when I started to take Dodd's  Kidney Pills, and I can only say I  found relief at once."  The mainspring of -woman's health is  the kidneys. * If lho kidneys are  right tho blood will be pure. Pure  blood is absolutely essential to good  health. Dodd's Kidney Pills make the  kidneys right.  OATS  - Owing to so much unfavorable weather, many farmers over Western  Canada have gathered at least part of their crop touched by frost or  otherwise water damaged. However, through the large shortage In  corn, oats, barley, fodder, potatoes and vegetables, by the unusual heat  ancl drought of last summer ln the United States, Eastern Canada and  Western Europe, there is going to bo a steady domand at good prices  for all tho grain Western Canada has raised, no matter what its quality  may be.  So much variety in quality makes it impossible for thoso less experienced lo judge the full value that should be obtained for such grain,  '. '<if lut* f.irmfr ni'vor Mood more in need of tbe services of the  experienced and reliable grain commission man to act for him, In the  looking  after  selling  of   his   grain,   than he does thi sseason.  Farmers, you will therefore do well for yourselves not to accept  street or track prices, but to ship your grain by carload direct to Fort  William or Port Arthur, to be handled by us in a way that will get  for you all there is in it. We mako liberal advances when desired, on  receipt of shipping bills for cars shipped. We nevor buy your grain on  our own account, but act as your agents in selling it to the best advantage for your account, and we do so on a fixed commission of lc. per  bushel.  We have made a specialty of this work for many years, ancl are  well known over Western Canada for our experience in the grain trade,  reliability, careful attention to our customers' interests, and promptness  in makng settlements.  We invite farmers who havo not yet employed us to write to us for  shipping instructions ancl market information, and in regard to our  standing in tbe Winnipeg Grain Trade, and our financial position, we  beg to refer you lo tho Union Bank of Canada, and any of its branches,  also   to   the   commercial  agencies   of Bradstrects and R. G. Dun & Co.  CO.  THOMPSON  GRAIN COMMISSION MERCHANTS  703 Y Grain Exchange Winnipeg  ���������������������������nram  129  i _.���������������������������<-__���������������������������*���������������������������"������������������ "J/** li ll-A���������������������������"1*!!--*** ������������������'frfr,������������������U 6������������������JM,  .������������������V  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, April 25, 1912  These delightful Spring-  days bring a longing for  ther hills and gardens; hill  climbing and garden making bring tan and sunburn.  Na-dru-co Royal Rose will  keep the skin soft and smooth.  Ask for a sample packet of it.  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  Cliff St. Enderby  ENDERBY PRESS  Published  ercry  Thursday at  Eruler.by, B.C. at  $2 per year, by thc Walker Press.  Advertising Rates: Transient, 50c an inch first  insertion, 25c each subaequent insertion. Contract advertising. $1 an inoh per month.  Lentil Notices: 12l a line first insertion: Sc a line  each subsequent insertion.  Reading Notices and Locals: 15c a lin������������������.  'ASTING OUT DEVILS  '"-April j  fa  to  Tuc  P:Ti)fn  Sol  SSPlI  1  2  3  4  5  6  /������������������5i?l  7  a  9  10  II  \l  13  wsJ^  14  2i  15  16  17  18  19  20  llllllf?  22  23  24  25  26  Z7|  1912  p  29  30  Al  APRIL 25,   1912  IS THE WORLD  SPEED-MAD ?  SECRET SOCIETIES  A. SUTCLIFFE  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodgre No. 40  rlesrular meetings firit  Thursday on or after the  full moon at S p. m. m Oddfellows Hall. Visiting  brethren cordially invited.  F. H.  BARNES  Secretary  I. 0.0. F.    ___������������������/  Eureka Lodge, N������������������- ������������������0  Meets every Tuesday evening: at S o'clock, in I, 0.  O. F. hall. Metcalf block.    Visiting* brothers always    welcome. J. C. METCALF, N. G.  II. E. WHEELER. Sec'y,  J. B. GAYLOKD. Treas.  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35, K. of P.  Meets every' Monday evening  in K. of 1'. Hall. Visitors cordially invited to attend.  FRED. F. MOORE, C.C.  C. E.STRICKLAND, K.R.S.   .  R. J.C0LTART.-M.F.  - -Hall suitable"fo Concerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.   For rates, etc., address,  , JAS. MOWAT. Bell Bile. Enderby  '      PROFESSIONAL  p W. CHAPMAN"  *        [Ortaniat at St. George'������������������ Church]  Visits or receives pupils for _*i������������������no, Organ, Violin,  Singing and Theory of Music. Etc.  Address, P. O. Box 84, Enderby.  In the sinking of the s.s. Titanic in  mid-ocean    ancl   the   loss   of nearly  seventeen    hundred   lives,   the world  has received  an awful warning.   The  shock has   been   sufficient to pull us  all up    in   this   speed-mad age,  and  cause us to question   whither wc are  drifting in our    frantic efforts to exceed   the   limit.   If   ^he   White Star  Line were an   American concern, and  the    Titanic    were "manned    by   an  American crew, we should never hear  the last of "such reckless sacrifice of  life."     But   the   White Star Line is  all British,    and   was   manned by a  British crew.   Away back in the 60's  Thos. Henry    Ismay, of Cumberland, j  Eng.,  tpok over the White Star line  of Australian   clippers,   and in 1868,  perceiving the great future which was  open   to -steam   navigation between  Devils are cast out daily by us and  wc do not call the doing a miracle.  The greatest 'devils are inharmonious,  destructive, happiness-destroying and  misery-making thoughts. When these  are cast out of the mind we' are at  peace with all men and with all  things. Until we have learned how  to cast out these devils from our  own minds wc cannot know the joys  of self-control.  "If a pebble in our boot torments  us," says Edward Carpenter, "we expel it. We take off our boot and  shake it out. And once the matter  is fairly understood it is just as easy  to expel an intruding and obnoxious  thought from the mind. About this  there ought Uo he no mistake, no two  opinions. Thc thing is obvious.clear  and unmistakeable. It should be as  easy to expel an obnoxious thought  from your mind as it is to shake a  stone out of your shoe; and till a  man can do tha', it is just nonsense  to talk about i:is ascendency over  nature, and all the rest of it. He is  a mere slave and a prey to the bat-  winged phantoms that flit through  the corridors of his own brain."  Bank of Montreal  Established 1817  CAPITAL   all   paid   up,   $15,413,000;   REST, $15,000,000.00  Hon. President, Rt. Hon. Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal G. C. M-. G.  President, R. B. Angus, Esq.   Vice-President, Sir Edward Clouston, Bart.  General Manager, H.V.Meredith r,  BRANCHES IN LONDON, ENG., NEW YORK and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from $1 upwards, and interest allowed at current rates.  Interest credited 30th  June and 31st December.  ENDERBY BRANCH A.  E. Taylor,  Manager  Where the Gourlay is Made  TALENTED  SINGERS  COMING  All who had the pleasure of hearing that prince of entertainers, Mr.  Ruthven McDonald, in the Methodist  church some months ago, will be delighted to learn that he is soon to  return to Enderby, and will be heard  in the same church, together with the  strongest and best .high-class company of artists ever heard here, on  the evening- of May lst. It is indeed  a pleasure to note the coming of so  good a "company   to   Enderby. - With'  Mr. McDonald are singers of note-  Liverpool and New York, established j m0a- who have appeared before au-  . thc Oceanic Steam Navigation Go.,! dionces in the largest cities, an'd one,  which has since become famous as the, a tenor, who twice has sung .before  White" Star Line."' J. Bruce Ismay,j the KinS and Queen. It is not a  succeeded his father as head' of thei small thing to-take the responsibility  White Star Line, and' J. Bruce Ismay! of bringing to Enderby. these enter-  was on board the Titanic when, she toners, and the' most, cordial sup-  struck the iceberg which wrought P������������������rt should be given those who have  such awful" damage    and "loss of life; induced   Mr;   McDonald and his coni-  The great factory where is produced Canada's sweetest  toned and most popular piano. And into this piano is  built the Angelus, the world's most effective piano-player  ���������������������������the piano-player with the human touch. No home is  complete without one of these instruments.  For prices and terms see���������������������������  J. E. CRANE,  Enderby Agent  Agent also for Church and Parlor Organs  Also Fire and Life Insurance  Office in brick block opp. The Walker Press  and property. Mr. Tsmay took to "the  life boats wilh the women ancl children,  and rowed away from his sinking ship.  - After'all has been said, and with  due deference to    the heroic captain  pany to come here.  MAY TWENTY-FOURTH "  Enderby could not ignore the cele-  i bration of May 24th if. it wanted to.  and crew of the Titanic, there can bej Por twenty-two years the residents  but one reason given for the loss of; of the district have '.ooked to Ender-  thc Titanic-overconfidence and sheer! by for their pIeasure on thafc firgt of  W  ALTER ROBINSON  NOTARY   PUBLIC  CONVEYANCER  Agreement, of Sale.   Deeds & Mortgages.  Docu-  msnts Witnessed.   Loans Negotiated  Offioe: Poison & Robinson, next  door Fulton's  west, Enderby, B. C.  TjlNDERBY ' COTTAGE  HOSPITAL  MISS WARWICK. Proprietress  Maternity Fees, S20 j>er week  Fees covering ordinary illness. $2 per day.  Hospital Tickets, half yearly and  yearly,  Jl per  mon th. ENDER B Y, B. C.  a==br-W-I-fcH^MS���������������������������--  G  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor  Bell Block       Enderby, B.C.  D  R. H. W. KEITH,  Office hours:   Forenoon,  9 U 10:H0  Afternoon, 3 *o 4  Evening, 0:30 to 7:30  Suiulny, by appointment  "Oflic>: Cor. Cliff'tind George.St������������������." '" ENDERBY  w.  E. BANTON,  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public, Conveyaneer,  etc.  Offices, Bell Block. Enderby,B.C.  POLITICAL  carelessness. The Titanic was be-; spring holidays> This ye������������������fr the  licved to be an unsinkable palace up-, of the -district are clirected this'way  on the ocean. She. was 8S2 feet long an(] the ���������������������������best ever��������������������������� is. expected W([  and her top decks st9od 90 feet abpvc* do not believe anyone wiU be di  the water. Each of her four funnels pointed_ The Committees into whoge  was 25 feet in diameter and her decks, hands the preparations haV(J been t  were 90 feet in width.   She was fitted: are* not losing. aQy _ime ^  out as palacially as the millionaire's: ra..gements   made.    There    will be a  liome, and stood the owners an out-  million-dollars.   She;  second meeting of the committees in  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with city airs.  When Paddy Murphy shook the snow of Sandon 7 --���������������������������  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, v Jn 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,  P. H. MURPHY  Proprietor   "  Enderby  Has it ever occurred to you that in  building a    frame house, costing say  j $2,000,  you   are    losing   every   year  lay of just ten    munon-uoJiars.    one; +i1(_ pirv   t_to11   +���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������,,   . , i  , , .    ,   ,. ,        ine Llty   Hal1   to-night to make- ap- ������������������1nn . ,    .     , ...  was so large and comfortable, and so; propriations   for the  various exents i$     ' ������������������    5 *** ' m dePreclatlon-  formidable, that even the stril ing of j and the chairman of each committce apart from the cost of repairs, as the  the iceberg which   tore her side out.j is expected to rt the m ^     life of a    frame    house    is about 20  caused but a    slight   tremble,  which' r,,,i~ama���������������������������L���������������������������    f . . ...  fa                    '             I quirements of his committee,  many of   Hie    passengers barely no-'   =ticed=^������������������===^Cliey=-were=confi{lent=.the=bi*g-  boat could not    be .seriously injured,  and up to the last there was little if  any fear expressed.  NATURE'S    SCALP TONIC  T?N DERBY   CONSERVATIVE  ^ ASSOCIATION  J. L. RUTTAN,       A. F. CROSSMAN  President. Secretary.  Enderby  Pool and  Billiard Parlor  TIIKEE reKiilar Pool TalileH  ONE *frull-si/.e������������������l Billiard Table  Opp. Walker Press Office ���������������������������,  BIGHAM, Prof).  Kwong Chong  NEW LAUNDRY  EN'DERBY, B. C.  Family    Washing   collected  weekly.  Kirst-class workmanship. Satisfaction  guaranteed.  Machela, Nature's Scalp Tonic, contains   one    ingredient    that  supplies  It all seems such a mockery on thc! nourishment to the hair root one  achievements of man. Thc IsmaysJ that kills the dandruff germ, and an-  pcrhaps the most modern and yet other that puts life and lustre into  conservative ship owners of England,1 the hair. Each package contains a  spend millions to build and equip the packet of Machela Dry Shampoo  largest and most formidable .P.assen-;Powder. _ rricc.for-complete-home  gcr boat e\er floated. Thc head of treatment, $1.00. Sold and guaran-  the company   makes   the journey on teed by A. Reeves.  board thc ship on her maiden voyage j ���������������������������.   across the Atlantic.   Such speed and        SUTTON'S SEEDS FOR 1912  grandeur    was    never    known.   Each    day the speed was increased, and it' F1ower, vegetable and farm seeds-  was planned that on the morrow the ''"Ported in the original sealed pack-  highest speed the ship was capable of ets from Sutton & Sons, the King's  would be experienced. But thc mor-| Seedsmen, Reading, England. Send  row for  thc Titanic never came.   By for catalogue.  wireless the captain nad been warned j A- J- WOODWARD, Sole Agent  of the   presence   of   icebergs.     They I 512 Granville tit., Vaucouver  talked about it on the bridge. Thcyj War makes~carrion That breeds  even figured it out in hours and min- plagues, starvation, misery and then  utes when they   should reach the ice- other wars.   floats. But the speed of the Titanic  was never reduced. She was going at. Wonder and  thc rate of 21 knots an hour into the, Lawes.  ice packs. And she iiit one. In less  than four hours the greatest achievement of mortal man in shipbuilding  went to the bottom with seventeen  hundred souls on board and wealth  estimated at half a billion.  The Titanic was endeavoring to  make a new record across the Atlantic. She did. A -ecord that will-  stand for all time. For bravery,  for heroism, and for needless risk.  Seed  potatoes    for  Sale���������������������������American  Million    Dollar.   G.   R  years at the outside?  Build brick and you will have a  house that needs no repairs to the  walls and will be worth as much, or  more, 50 years, hence as it is toJday,  saving you quite a considerable sum  in painting, insurance and fuel meanwhile. A larg������������������ stock of first-class  brick now on hand.  Ibe_Byid>yJrick..&.TaeJCo..  .Enderby^  Deer Park Fruit Land  E NDE.RS Y  No Irrigation Required   These lands-are-situated on the benches near-Enderby and are especial-"  ly suited for Fruit and Vegetables, and, having been in crop, are ln 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 at a  moderate charge.  160 acres, sub-divided into 20-acre lots are now on the market at -ST 5  per acre. '  Get in on the first block and make money on the advance.  Apply to���������������������������  GEORGE PACKHAM,    Deer Park Land Office, Enderby.  More    young   pigs for sale.  DeHart fruit farm, Enderbv.  Apply  BLANCHARD & ENGLISH  Enderby, B.C.  Contractors & Builders  Fir������������������t-class Cabinet Work and   Picture Framing.  Undertaking Parlorn in connection.  Next to Oity Hall.  Are YOU going to do any  building this Spring ?  > ���������������������������$>$*S>*-$>*-3!*--^^  WE HAVE A FEW SPECIALTIES  WHILE THEY LAST-  Cull boards, $5.00 per thousand.  No. 2 Dimension, $12.00 per thousand.  Some cheap Flooring, Ceiling and Drop Siding, $10.00 thousand  No. 3 Cedar Bevel Siding, $10.00 thousand.  Also some short Moulding at a reduced price.  Get in early on some of the above bargains.  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd E������������������d.rby M  Thursday, April 25, 1912  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Story of the Attempted Bank  Hold Up and Shooting at Lumby  (Continued from paire 1)  cautiously along looking i'or trouble  -when he saw a figure cross thc  square hurriedly in the direction o?  the hotel. Later, for he moved with  circumspection, when he reailied thy  hodl corner he -saw Murchison cross  from the bank to the hotel. ' He was  the first to enter the bank oflice, and  afterwards acted as special constable.  Albert Murphy, the bank accountant, testified to the same effect.  Walter Stacy, a lumberjack, substantiated the same story. He had  gone to' bed in Room No. 1. He'saw  Roberts come in after the shooting.  Roberts lay on the floor as there  were already two in each bed and  one on the floor. After Roberts had  been arrested Stacy found a handful  of 38 calibre cartridges under his  bed six inches from where Roberts  had been lying.  Mr. Perry, who was counsel for  Milo Roberts, cross-examined this  man strictly but elicited no further  facts of importance from him.  The ' prisoner  Offrier  asked  if  he  had noticed anybody in the hall on  ,his way to bed.    He could not state  that he.had.'  Chief Constable Fraser then _took  up the story. On receiving informa;  tion from Lumby . he had sought  ��������������������������� someone acquainted with the country and P. G. Routh had volunteered  to go out with him. They went out in  Dr.* Morris' auto, arriving in Lumby  at 12.45. He examined the door and  stated that the shot must have been  fired from "quite close as the powder  had   marked * the   woodwork.    * He  identified the bullet shown as being  the one he had picked up just inside  the  door.     He  then started  out  to  locate  the revolver.     He  first went  into the loft of the hotel woodshed  where six or eight of the lumbermen  who had come into Lumby that day  were located for the night.    Failing  to find anything suspicious there he  went to the hotel and after some investigation    roused    and,  searched  Olliverius and Off ner, who were occupying  the  same   blankets  in  the  hallway upstairs.   In the blankets he  found  seven   or   eight    38    calibre  Smith   &  Wesson    cartridges������������������ right  where they had been lying.    Under  the head of the bed-where they had  rolled    up    a    coat    for    a    pillow  he    found    a    revolver    with    four  chambers     loaded     and'    one    discharged ��������������������������� a     38-calibre     Hopkins  & Allen.    Offner at once exclaimed  that it wasxnot his gun���������������������������that he had  been jobbed.   His gun was in his roll  of blankets. ( P. G: Routh found another  revolver  fully   loaded   in   the  roll"of blankets'Offner indicated as  his.     The   chief   then   searched   Olliverius. -. '--He   found   nothing   suspicious, but since he had been in the  bed, with-Offner, in which the cartridges and the revolver were found,  he placed him also under arrest.   He  then   went  into   Room   No. ,1   and  found  Roberts  lying,  fully  dressed,  on the floor.    On searching him for  weapons  he  found- nothing  at  first  but later- discovered one 38 calibre  Smith &' Wesson cartridge in his "left  trouser pocket.       Just   then   Stacy  came out with the handful he had  found  under the bed.  ' Ia.  Bardolph  was able to add-to  the evidence that after the arrest he  was sitting in the room with Offner  and Olliverius and having granted  them cigarettes entered in*; conversation with them, H. C. Catt, J. A.  McMoreland and P. G. Routh being  in the room. He asked Offner what  he knew of the shooting and that  prisoner���������������������������who here appeared very  interested, leaning forward in the  dock���������������������������had replied "Nothing." Had  he seen Milo'Roberts after the shooting? Here Mr. Perry entered a  spirited protest. He said that Roberts had come across by them from  the bank right after the shooting  and gone towords the hotel. He had  not spoken to them. When Roberts  was brought into the room J. T. Bardolph said to him "This man (Offner) says you came across the road  after the shooting," and Roberts did  not say anything.  When asked if they wanted to ask  any questions, Olliverius spoke to  the effect that he "could not understand-it���������������������������all that business." Offner  tried to make it plain that Roberts  had not .spoken to them and that*  they were inside the hotel when he  passed.  Ex-Chief Constable Routh testified  to the same effect^-as the former witnesses. ^  Chief Fraser had" no more witnesses to call., *���������������������������  Stipendiary Magistrate Norris said  that they could not let the matter  rest there. A man had been shot at  and'come within an ace of losing his  life, and these men had gone quietly  to bed while the ��������������������������� whole town'^was  being roused.    .  Mr. Perry pointed out that the  shooting had not disturbed Thomas  Nesbitt from going peacefully back  to bed,- and that others of the'witnesses  had' not  been   roused  while  Harvey & Rodie  Real Estate, Insurance, Etc.  Post Office Block, Enderby  on the MONTHLY  GOOD land in SMALL acreage, VERY close to town,  PAYMENT (without 'nterest) plan, is a new thing.  WE ARE SELLING THIS RIGHT ALONG.'  See us for fair -dealing.   Big variety of propositions, .and no urging to buy  Get Our List  JAMES MOWAT  Fire, Life, Accident Insurance  Agencies'  ;  REAL ESTATE  Fru it Land 'Hay Land  Town Lot*  1 he Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Co.    .  Thc Phoenix Insurance Co. of London.  Ljn l'.n-Linca<ihire Fire Insurance Co.  Royal InsuranceCo.,of Liverpool (Lifedept  The London ft Lancashire Guarantee"   "-  Accident Co., of Canada. -"-   -  BELL .BLOCK,   ENDERBY  there had been men on the street at  that very time who had not been ac-  counted  for.  The case was therefore remanded"  for another eight days.  ANNUAL FLOWER.SHOW  Instinct and Reason Both Point to "Fit-rite"  TVTEN are wont to scoff at woman's judgment in the matter of clothes.  ���������������������������*������������������������������������������������������������������������*��������������������������� But is there really foundation for this attitude ? Men who have  put their wives and sisters to the test have found the contrary. Next time  -you buy a suit, take her along. You'll find her woman's instinct will  guide you unerringly to the right clothes shop���������������������������chances are she'll set the  seal of her approval upon a "Fit-rite" suit.   Having once worn a "Fit-rite"  ^ ���������������������������... ii ���������������������������   _.  garment, reason will dictate continued patronage of this high-grade line.  The new *' Fit-rite " ityles include many features lure to interest you.  Your visits here ars welcome���������������������������whether you come to buy or just to loak.  J. W. EVANS & SON  Enderby, B. C.  THE new Fit-rite Book  of Spring Styles ia  ready. You may have  one sent toyour address  by merely leaving your  name ct our store.  Preparations for the Annual Flower  Show are already well in' hand. The  following prizes will be given. Select what you are going to try for  and make every effort to produce the  best:  1.   Best collection of roses, 8 varieties, 2 of each kind., ;  ��������������������������� 2.,  Six named roses, .2 of'each kind:-  Four varieties of*.,carnations.  Best' group .of lilies:.  Best collection of perennials.'  Best collection of annuals. '  Best 12 zinnias, assorted '.blooms  Best_ -collection     of'   begonias,  stocks, asters'.  '9. .Eight .named sweet peas, 4'.each.  10.   Four varieties of pansies, .3 of  each kind.'   ' y.   J      ''f'    - ',-  _ 12.'.Best'bunch wild flowers. >7;. \  -  11.   Best "variety .of   dahlias,' not  less than 8 blooms.;,, /   '/.-*;./ .j ,.  , .13; -Collection of house plants. * -',  : .14., Best grown, tern.ry--^y/yrJ.  '.,./ '-. -r :Children's V.Exhibit-.''-.^,..v J.-y  715. '��������������������������� Best ycollection,' of, cut _garden'  flowers. / ? ,.   ' .--. -J   7, --, ,-��������������������������� *-v7 ���������������������������"  .  16.   Best bunch of sweet peas,* 6 of  a kind.      - .,     _ v:.1- 7*  =    7 \ -\- -  3.  4.  5.  6.'  7.  8.  17.  kind.  is:  19.  20.  -21.*  22.  23.  24.'  25.  26.  Best Vbunch ' of pansies; 2 of/a  ,   v-,7   Y.. - *���������������������������'-. X ^-  Best pot plant.  :     - :.- -  "  Vegetables' - .,-",.  Six each of early potatoes.  ���������������������������Six each of, carrots.      .7  Six each of onions.7   .. '��������������������������� :��������������������������� /.  -Four heads of sweet ,corn.-���������������������������-'<-  Three heads of celery.,    ��������������������������� -  Two heads of cabbagef-  Best 12 pods of peas.  Best"12 pods .of beans.,  -' ;-.',  Best   collection    of vegetables,  for araateurs-only..  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of "the Dominion 7-  , in Manitoba, -*., Saskatchewan- and 'Al-_  berta, the Yukon'.' Territory; 7 the ^  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the*province' of British- Columbia,:'z  may be leased for a term of twenty-, -  one-years'at an - anriuaLrental of ,|lr  an acre. . Not more than ;2,560 acres "*  will be leased to one applicant.";,. .j/'Z  .Application' for ~a Mease/must'W,  made by the1 applicant;in'-person-to'-*  the Agent- or. Bub-Agent of'the*; dis- -;  trict in -which rights applied for" are i'" fc%  situated.. . . , ....-r ���������������������������: .-sf ",\.- iy't/lrg,  ..In surveyed territory the land must' ^rv^  be; described . by /"sections;- or. - legal'*<'?'?.fi  sub-divisions of, sections," and> in7un7 '  surveyed territory ,f ,the tract applied ��������������������������� I  forv'shall -be^staked' out'by" the appli-;  cant"himselfy '/' -���������������������������/-vj'-.~> ~i>���������������������������<���������������������������';���������������������������--,>. ~"  \-\  yy I  ���������������������������^-ji  .1.'.  '7';.  .   ... _ r������������������,,--il.  .1, Each .application '-must; be - acconKv* ���������������������������'::  pariied byTa - fee -. for - *J5- which ;will rbev'-i/S  refunded, if the' rights applied %r. are?-,!;;  not-available,, but,- not- otherwise. .'* A/y\z/;  royalty, r shall - rbe paid on -thVmeiv-  chantabhv output.of the mine at the"  rate' of!five cents" per- ton.-v-.r*v*. y/Z'&V&yJfifk,  'The.person .operating the mine shaliv^|h^|  furnish-:the'-'Agent" with: sw6'rn">etiirns '0^-%%  accpurnting.for-7the--.full7quant'ity:roK'prr|^  merchantable:coalJmined;andlpa^the^%*  royalty .thereon;-,':-"If Uhe'coal^minin'eS^*^  rights, are -Anot:--! bein'glioperatefl.v'sucfc^ii^^il  returns,'should; *������������������������������������������������������**"'���������������������������i-^-*--*- ii*."-"-^'--**,������������������������������������'  once a year  ...The.lease" will  ihg/rights only, .but.thV.lessee;lma7^be^^'>^  permitted'.'^tb- 7 purchasev^whatevei>f|^|  available'surface Tights may- be- con-'^Ar-;^  6idered necessary ,for' the' working;'of'J,'".;'ti'Jii  the mine'at-.the rate: of ?10.00;ari acrj^H;^  , For' full'--information-' ':&6pl'Lckti6it'.-!"7'-irif  should be made 'to* the, Secretary 'of?"yi'CX  the-Department 7 of'the t Interior,-Ot    tawa, ��������������������������� or-to, any, Agent or_ Sub-Agents  of. Dominion Lands. - \?7'���������������������������"'���������������������������"-'4*  ? ':' -:   /���������������������������-": :*~: '."-.w.-.w.-cory,;";-:^  *. .. Deputy. Minister bf:the Interior.'"'7.  ,. N.B.T-Unauthorized - publication < of-'  this advertisement'���������������������������.'will .not" be paid',-  *������������������r-Xi*. -"^.-'-:'���������������������������'   '     -      -���������������������������-'��������������������������� '������������������P2-  ���������������������������* V5^  SHUSWAP & OKANAGAN BRANCH  Daily trains .both vvays from "Sicamous Junction to Okanagan Landing:  South - \ North  bound STATIONS '-   ���������������������������      bound  read down  '  read up  9.45 (Lv)  Sicamous Jet  (Ar) 17.55  10.18  Mara  17.00  10.33  Grindrod  1������������������.44  10.48  Enderby  16.29  11.15 ���������������������������  Armstrong   '  16.00  11.30  Larkin  15,52  12.00  Vernon  15.15  12.15 (Ar)  Ok. Landing  (Lv) 15.00  H.-W. BRODIE JNO.BURNHAM  Gen. Pas. Agt.  Agent  Vancouver                    I  Jnderby  f  I  j    For Sale���������������������������Hupmob.ile; guaranteed in  good - running���������������������������-order. -Four-cylindeiv  120    h.p. '   Condition   equal   to new..  Cheap  for  cash.   Apply,  R. Waddell.  Orchardists:  le Fim Valley Nurseries, Ltd.  ALDERGROVE,   B.  Have the Finest  C.  Home-Grown Nursery Stock  V **  Iacluding���������������������������  APPLES,  PEARS,  PLUMS,  CHERRIES,   SMALL   FRUITS  AND  ORNAMENTAL SHRUBBERY.  LIVE DISTRICT AGENT WANTED.  For full particulars, write���������������������������  RICHARD McCOMB,  General Manager,  Aldergrove, B.C THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, April 25, 191  The   "Third". Degree.  Last Christmas, a young man  named Thurman disappeared from  his home .in New York. A few weeks  later, the remainsvof a human body  were found in a mass of cinders and,  from them,, the New York police deduced that Thurman had been mui*^  dured. A week later, they likewise  deduced that one of his two brothers  had done it hut could not deduce  from (lie charred flesh and the molted.*; buttons which of them it was.  "So they 'arrested both of them.  After the usual proceedings, which  are technically known as "the third  degree," one brother confessed that  he and he alone was responsible for  the crime, and gave what the police  say was a graphic and convincing  account of the way it was committed. The other brother was then  "put   through"   the  same   "process"  GRANTS OF WATER-POWERS  Sure and prompt  Delivery on date promised  The   water-powers   of    Canada are  among the most valuable possessions-  the country has.     To safe-guard the |  rights of-the public, the Commission:  of Conservation has adopted the foi-J  lowing principles to guide it in formulating the opinions'it gives on questions relating to the disposal of wa-!  ter powers: j  No    unconditional, titles   shall   be1  given   to    water   powers,   but every  grant or lease of powers shall be sub-j  ject to the following conditions: !  (a) Development within a specified,  time. j  (b) Public control of rates. I  (c) A rental charge subject to re-!  vision from time to time. j  Choice   Bluestem    oecd   Wheat and!  Seed Oats for'sale.   Place your order'  NOW as we have only a limited ���������������������������quantity on hand.   The   Columbia Flour ���������������������������  and he also confessed that he and hei ing Mills Co., Ltd. I  alone was guilty, at the same time  lolling an equally, plausible but  radically different story of what had  occurred.  The police were in a quandary.  Their zeal and resourcefulness had  apparently led them farther than  was either necessary or desirable.  Por jury purposes, two confessions  were worse than hone at all,  especially two conflicting confessions; yet justice must be satisfied  and the reputation of the force  maintained.  While   matters  were  still   in   this  parlous state, the Gordian knot was  cut by the return of the dead man  himself who had worked on a  farm  instead of being murdered.   The two  brother^ explained  their confessions  hi: saying that after two sessions of  live  hours'   each   of   "the   third   degree,"  they werp  willing to confess  anything.     Others   have "frequently  paid the same thing, which leads to  t'-e belief that if "interrogations" of  this kind-are to be made part of the  criminal procedure of any country, it  would   be. better    to   do   so    under  indicia! direction, as in France, than  in   the   light-hearted   and   irresponsible   way  which  is  often  emploved  both here and in the United States.  ���������������������������Montreal Star. .   -.   .   ...  EVER MOVING UPWARD  SHV3A  dOd  1N0M  gna*3zz.i  For Sale by ^>  THE ENDERBY TRADING CO  J. GARDNER  LANDSCAPE  AND   JOBBING  GARDENER  iSnderby, B.  C.  by   the   i.our or season.  .orders   uow   for   spring  Work  Seeds and plants for sale during sea-  .son.   ������������������v   *  Box 40'  Work, done  Book   your  Marcel  %&  JS.&  (14758)'  You can  order Clothes bv mail  ���������������������������**  through us���������������������������  EAL genuine Semi-ready  Clothes   made to your  own special order and exact  physique type measurements.  And you can have the assurance that the measures are  right���������������������������with the added assur-  a*nce that a perfect fit is  guaranteed.  The Semi-ready Company-  stands behind our guarantee.  300 patterns to choose from���������������������������the  finest English weaves in Worsteds,"'  Chc-viots,   Serges   and   Tweeds,  ~- "   ranging in value from_$18 lo ������������������35" -" _  -���������������������������   when made to Special Order,  Semi-ready Tailoring' is sold at  absolutely the same label prices  "everywhere in Canada." We send,  the order by mail���������������������������and the* Suit  is hand-tailored in four days at  the shops. -  Enderby Trading Co  Enderby, B. C.  Life is all a matter of evolution.  We grow from- a lower form of  animal into a higher form of animal,  and from* a "lower thought into a  higher. We must ever be willing to  reach out after new things, new  knowledge, new life, or we will go  backward. ' We cannot stand still.  If we will not grow then we cannot  know. Nature is kind���������������������������extremely  kind���������������������������but she is just,���������������������������extremely  just���������������������������also. She demands that we  shall exert an effort to know; then  she lets us grow into the knowledge  in the most natural way possible'���������������������������  knowledge that was known from th'  beginning. |  There isn't anything new under  the sun. We like to think there is,  especially when we have evolved an  idea that to us looks new, but of a  truth there is nothing new. . Even  in what we are pleased to term our  "advanced age" we have ,not yet  reached the stage where man knows  himself, The man Jesus knew much  more than we about man's weaknesses and his needs���������������������������and He lived  nearly two thousand years ago.  "Oh, well," you say, "Jesus was  divine, and we are only human."  Let us not enter into any controversy  about the divinity of Jesus, but let  me tell you this, dear heart, until  we have surmounted this great gulf  that man has set up between himself  and Jesus Christ man cannot reach  the high place set before him by God.  What we are so ready to call the  divinity of Christ is simply the indwelling of the Great'Spirit* of Good  ���������������������������God if you will.    And this divinitv  i  is as much your privilege and mine  as it was His.���������������������������-Was Confucius divine,  was Theophratus, was ��������������������������� Paul, was  Aristotle, was Pliny���������������������������was any of the  hundreds of men who have given so  much to the world of thought and  truth?  All of these men���������������������������and Jesus too-  taught the .truth about ~ man's  physical advancement and coupled it  with his spiritual upbuilding. "Know  thyself," said .-Socrates; "Be thyself,"  said Plato. "Know'thc.world of Nature, of which you.are a-part," said  Aristotle, ."and-'you will be "yourself  aud know'* yourself without thought  or;effort.- The things you see you  are." And "Pliny said, "We cannot  injure. God," but we can injure man.  If we love God, the- way to reveal  that love is in "o r-'conduU ��������������������������� toward  our  fellows."  - <-$><������������������-*-M*'-^-^$>-$>^  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;   Careful Drivers; Dray ing of all kinds.  Comfortable and. Commodious Stabling for teams.  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers  and Tourists invited to give us a trial.  <S*������������������><$>������������������*xSxS*4x'^^  J. S. JOHNSTONE  Cement Building  . Contractor  Is prepared to furnish straight blocks  veneer    blocks,    cement 'brick,   lawn'  vases",  peer   blocks,    chimney blocks;  also lime and cement.  Leave orders early.  Enderby, B. C.  Fresh Meats  If you want prime fresh meats, we  have them. Our cattle are grain-fed  and selected by our own buyers from  the richest feeding grounds in Alberta, and are killed and cut strictly  FRESH. .-  .We buy first-hand .for spot cash, so  can 'give you the best price possible.  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  OVER 66 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  For Rent���������������������������The building recently vacated by the Walker Press, including  3-room flat above store room. The  Walker Press.  Tradc Marks'. -  Designs '  Copyrights Ac.  /invone sending a skoto*h and description m������������������y '-  . quickly ascertain our opinion froo whether an  lnventioiKis probably pntentnlile.��������������������������� Communion-  ,.  tions strictly conlldontlal. HANDBOOK on I'ntouU'  . sonifroe. Oldest TtL-oncy for securing puteiitn:  l'ntonts taUon throucli Muuu & Co. receive  special notice, without charge, in tha _.  - Scientific fltmricatn  A handsoinelv Illustrated weekly. Larcest' circulation of aiiy-Fcicntltlc journal; Terms for  Canada. $3.75 n year, postage prepaid. Sold by  all newsdealeu. .  lUNM8Co.3G1^d^NewYork  Branch Office. C25 F St., Washiuuton, D. C. ,  Grand Champion and  Special Champion Clydesdale  Stallion at Seattle and Victoria Exhibitions  DAM  Melanie[16612](14685)  Nina [16613] (8673)  Nance [4700] (573)/  Lily  SIRE  Marcellus [4683] (11110)  Lord Stewart [5976] (10084)  Macgregor [4486] (1487)  Farmer (3056     286)  Garibaldi (318)  Bred by James McGaw, Stranraer, Scotland  Will travel and stand for service an follows: Leave stable Monday morning, arrive Enderby noon;  leave Endorby 2 o'clock: arrive Huzclmcr* Hunch in evenin... Leave Hazelmere Ranch Tuesday  tnorninir, via Salmon Arm road to Enderby. Leave Enderby 11 o'clock; Stepney Kancli at niwlit. Will  nay at Stepney Kancli until Friday morning- when will leave for Armstrong, airivinvr at noon. Leave  Armstrong at 2 p.m.: Stepney Ranch at nU.ht.      Teitnn���������������������������$20 for thc season.  Property of 8TEPNEY   RANCH, Enderby  Don't let repairs  eat up your profits  Whether tjiey, represent actual cash outlay, or  -only^the4ime-of-you-i-scM=and^  are waste just the same.   When you ma'ke an  improvement���������������������������no matter how small its cost may  be���������������������������let it be permanent.   Then it is a real investment, something on which you can realize in cash should you decide to  sell your property; and something that will pay you constant  dividends in convenience, sightliness ancl comfort as long as  the farm remains vour own.  -a-  z\  Mm-  MP  Concrete Improvements Are Permanent  They last as long as the very hills themselves. They do not'  require experts to build them. Their first cost, in most cases,  is no more than for inferior materials.  Aren't you interested in the subject of permanent, modern  farm improvements'?  Then write for the book that describes hundreds of them���������������������������  "WHAT THE FARMER CAN DO WITH CONCRETE'  It Isn't a Catalogue. Every one of Its 160 handsomely Illustrated pages Is Interesting and Instructive. They tell how to mix concrete, how to place It, what can be done  with  It.    The  book ws printed to sell  for 50 cents,  but we have  a copy for you, free.  Your    name    and    address  on  a postal will bring this book  TO YOU ABSOLUTELY FREE  Mall the postcard'to-day.     The book will come to you by  return mail.      Addreia  CANADA CEMENT CO., Ltd.  MONTREAL. P.O.  /  1 #-  /!  Thursday, April 25, 1912  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  BUYING GOODS AT THESE PRICES MEANS  Here are a few prices that prevail at the  GREAT  now going on���������������������������from April 18th to May 11th:  . '-. rt  ADAMS' SPECIAL WAGON  dry timber, thoroughly seasoned, put together by skilled workmen and neatly finished  .7   }\ 'r  7' Vi      'THE WAGON THAT LASTS, f -7        - :    \ .--,  - -'   - This wagon has-many features to recommend it, among which.are the following: -  * Jockey box, lazy back scat, rivctted wheels,'clipped, gears, grain tight boxes iron;:  banded-and .securely braced," best southern box boards',- extra heavy���������������������������'bottoms'  rei-^orced over the bolsters, heavier than .any other tb6ttoms made. .This wagon is  ~ buiit specially for'the Western trade handled by the    "  ry' .-��������������������������� 7. "       77. ... ,t  COCKSHUTT PLOW COMPANY,it0,';y'X-���������������������������  ���������������������������Also a complete line of lorries, Keavy teaming gears,2 dump carts,' stock racks and  low wheel trucks.     Catalogue "and descriptive matter ou application/..Get full'  particulars from ������������������������������������������������������*_-* '//..'-'������������������������������������������������������  Cockshutt Y 12-in Plows,* regular price, $23.00,   SALE PRICE  Cockshutt Y, 8-in. Plows, regular, price, $19.25.   SALE; PRICE .  Hillside Plows, regular price, $18.50.      SALE-PRICE ........ ?.  ���������������������������Adams' Heavy 4-in Tire Wagons; reg.price $115.00;  SALE  ...'. ';  Adams' Single Horse Wagons, reg. price,-$94.00; SALE Price ....  Democrat Wagons, regular, $115.00; SALE PRICE   Buggies, regular, $110.00;  SALE PRICE ..~. ../..../....:. :..  Screen Doors, reg. price; $2.40;- SALE PRICE    Screen'Doors, "reg.   price, $1.75;- SALE PRICE    Screen Windows, reg. price 65c; SALE PRICE   ... .,   Screen Windows, reg. price, 40c; SALE PRICE,  \  New Century Motor Washing Machines; reg. price, $22.00; SALE  Eureka Sanitary Crock Barrell Churns, reg. price, $16.90; SALE  Multiped Garden Hose, reg. price, 20c; SALE PRICE, per foot .  King Garden Hose, in 50.ft. lengths; reg. price, 7.50; SALE    -Eureka Potato Planters, reg-price,-$l.75;- SALE-PRICE-..:  .  \ I  \Eureka Corn Planters, reg. price, $2.00; SALE PRICE    V.ash Tubs, reg. price, $1.25; SALE PRICE   A)xes, reg. price, $1.75; SALE PRICE   Axes, reg. price, $1.50;    SALE PRICE    .Axes, reg. price, $1.25; SALE PRICE   Brush Hooks, reg'uJar price, $1.50; SALE PRICE    Garden Hose, reg. price, 45c loot; SALE PRICE,    Cleveland Bicycles, reg.  Price, $55.00; SALE PRICE,  Cleveland Bicycles, reg. price, $G5.00; SALE PRICE .  Standard Bicycle,' reg.! price, $45.00; SALE PRICE,  .$i7'25  {4.50  4.00  87?5  71.50  9J.00  8200  $175  1.25  45c  25T  17.50  12-00  14c  650  .25  .50  90c  .25  .10  90c  J.10  25c  45.00  5500  3500  Trunks  and  Valises  of all  kinds  at  30 per ct.  off  Tinwaire  and  Granite  7:"ware;';.  >efcct.  Offv  20perct  off  Harness  Sharpies Tubular Cream Separators;reg. price,-$75.00; SALE ..*..  Sharpies Tubular Cream Separators, reg. price,,' $55.00; 'SALE ..  Sewing Machines,  regular price,' $27.00;  SALE PRICE ...:   Ideal Woven Wire Fence, reg. price, 42c; SALE PRICE; per rod  Ideal Woven Wire Fence, reg. 62c; SALE PRICE, per rod *  Ideal Woven Wire Fence; reg. price, 94c; SALE PRICE per rod  Cyclone Lawn Fence; rtfg'. price, 16c;   SALE PRICE per foot 7..  -,-       , -"   ������������������������������������������������������--<���������������������������- '���������������������������-  >- ���������������������������>  ���������������������������  Cyclone Lawn Fence, reg. price, 16c SALE PRICE,'per foot-...7  -"''"-      1J ��������������������������� ' *���������������������������'' ������������������������������������������������������ i'~ - ���������������������������'* ",.' '-,'"��������������������������� '":   OW'  Simonds and Prince Rupert. Saws, reg.- price; $1.00;-SALE ((per ft) :Q\_/Q  White Enameled' Sinks,'!eg. price, $4.25; SALE-PRICE  a?  55.OO  4Q00  1950  45c  65c  11*  CV>  r v  A :  Be Sin^indW}rkThc Horse  THE-GENUiNE  / l i*y~ T1- *  * "V.4."  'y *^&  Guaranteed to cure a saddle or a collar gall. '���������������������������'  '--7.while the horse is worked.- Also for anyV,  ''���������������������������*' kind of a wound or sore on horses or cattle.'   .  SHOULD   BE   IN   EVERY   8TABLE.  Accessories  #al!  kinds  Shelf  Hardware,  =W_ir.eXab)e_  Blocks,  Etc.  25 per cent  off  Bicycle  Supplies  ...of. all. kinds_  at 25 per cent  off  Sherwin-  Williams  Paints  at   $2.40  per Gallon  Floor Paint  Varnish  Buggy and  Wagon Paint  20 p.c. off  ���������������������������McClary's Famous Steel Ranges,', reg. $51.00;-SALE PRICE-....%  McClary;s Famous. Steel Ranges, reg. price,-$58.00; SALE .:.:..:;.  McClary's Famous Kootenayt Ranges; reg..$68.00; SALE,,PRICE  McClary's Famous Steel Ranges,' reg." price,.'$61.00; SALE\......::  Steel Ranges, reg. price," $22.00; SALE PRICE['..:.../..:..-.... .....  Steel Ranges, reg.  price $19.00;  SALE PRICE  : :..:.!:...-.  Steel Ranges, reg. price, $37.00; SALE PRICE .7 ....'./..... ....  Boys' Wagons, regular price, $4.00; SALE PRICE : .'   .Horse. Culti_vato_r_s,,_r_egular price, $12.50; SALE PRICE   $4G00  4700  ^s*������������������������������������*  74900  ::' 1400  .'���������������������������'"2 5'$  3.00  x&������������������  Blacksmith's Forges, regular price, $13.00; SALE PRICE ..  Blacksmith's Drills, reg. price, $20.00; SALE PRICE   1  Planet Junior Cultivators, reg. price, $8.00; SALE PRICE  ft r  Planet Junior Cultivators, reg. price, $7.25; SALE PRICE  950^  15.00  5.50  5������������������������������������  19 different buggies to choose frpm-j-all  the latest and best-to besold at  LESS THAN COST  Frost-Wood Mowers, reg. price $71.00; SALE PRICE   $53.50  Frost-Wood Rakes,  /eg. price, $42.00;   SALE PRICE     31.50  Disc Harrows, reg. price, $10.25; SALE PRICE     31.50  Diamond Harrows,  reg". price, $10.25;   SALE PRICE       8.00  Paroid Roofing, reg. price, $3.75; SALE PRICE,  (100 sq. ft      2.75  Seed Drills, reg. price $13.25; SALE PRICE        9.00  Lawn Chairs, reg. price $2.00; SALE PRICE      1.40  Lawn Chairs, reg. $2.35; SALE PRICE .'.      1.75  Bissell's Carpet'Sweepers, reg. price, $4.00; SALE PRICE       3.00  Lawn Mowers, reg.  price, $8.50;  SALE PRICE,        6.50  Lawn Mowers, reg. price, $9.50;  SALE PRICE      7.50  Lawn Mowers, reg. price, $9.00;  SALE PRICE,        6.75  J  '?  -      'V 'a  , 1   ,J     >���������������������������������������������  > ~*, <   i  If. -  -Y  ��������������������������� "J .,  A  r -        K    ���������������������������  \, >���������������������������->&������������������������������������������������������  X"v-%_  ' *<<f  V;jc "> "..������������������  :Sy%  * ry������������������h  y rii&dk'  7dfetsilp  Jj/^&7  '   *������������������ -������������������������������������ tk  '���������������������������~k-Zy3  /', "rZz^-  -\ .r y^, ���������������������������$  r iZ-^\<. .v'  ' a  i .'a  Every Article in this #25,000.00 stock is on sale at Bargain Prices.     Come early and secure the goods you want.    The prices will ,  be the same on the first day as on the last.    ,  Enderby,  B. C.  Fulton Hardware Company, Li E.'Tiitorr.'iVr ������?&; ro r.
A Traveler's Experience
"My one wish will be," writes Harry
P. Pollard, a well known boot and shoe
traveller of Hartford, "that everyone
with a bad stomach may learn as I
did before it's too late, that Nerviline
is the one remedy to cure. Why, 1
was in mighty bad shape, my digestion
was all wrong, and every night I would
waken up with a start, and find" my
heart jumping like a threshing machine. This >vas caused by gas in my
stomach pressing against my heart.
When ^started to uso Nerviline 1 got
better mighty fast, it is certainly a
grand remedy for the travelling man,
keeps your stomach in order, cures
cramps, ..revents lumbago or rheumatism, breaks up chest colds and sore
throat���������in fact, thero hasn't been an
ache or pain inside or outside for the
past two years that ] haven't cured
with i\erviline. Do you wonder I recommend  it?"
That Reminds We
Over  two  thousand years ago
was  a war  between   China  and
golia   and   China   was   invaded
Mongolian army under Mao-tun
Chinese emperor was  besieged
by   a
in  the
city of Ping, and when the situation
seemed to be hopeless he ordered that
a number of lay figures representing
beautiful women be made and exposed
on the city wails. He then caused a
message to lie sent Lo thc wife of the
Mongolian-leader to the effect that
these attractive maidens were intended
as a present to her husband. The ruse
was entirely successful, '.rhe siege was
raised forthwith and Mao-tun was removed out of the temptation zone by
his apprehensive spouse. Which shows
that in some respects at least the world
does not move at all, and that soldiers
should leave thoir wives at home if
they wish for a free hand in dealing
with  the  enemy.
"That new boarder is acting in a
rather peculiar manner."
"Yes," said the landlady. "He is
either going to pay up or propose."
* ��������� *    *
"Is there anything you can do better than any one else?"
"Yes," replied the small boy, "I kin
read my own writing."
* *.    *
llarduppc���������Is Wigwag honest?
Dorrowell���������Well, he came around to
my house the other day and stole an
umbrella I had borrowed  from him.
* *    *
"You say your jewels were stolen
while the family was at dinner'."
"i\"6, no. This is an important robbery, oflicer. Our dinner was stolen
while we were putting on our jewels."
* *���������    *
"Authors don t live in garrets any
"No; the elevators come too handy
for the bailiffs. The ground floor offers
the quick get-away."
* *    *
"What names would you suggest for
a list of the world's greatest men?"
"None," replied Mr. Meekton. "After
talking with Henrietta I'm inclined to
think there isn't any such thing."
* *    *���������
" "I want you to understand that I got
my money by hard work."
"Why, I thought it was left you by
your uncle."
"So it was, but I had hard work getting it away from the lawyers."
n    *    *
She.���������Why do you want me to take
the morning glory as my floral emblem?
lie���������Because the morning glory
knows when to shut up.
Chronic Throat Trouble I
Permanently Cured
Miss Counter's Case  Proves the Wonderful   Efficacy  of  Catarrhozone
in   All   Throat   and   Nose
Windsor, Ont.���������Miss Counter's case
will prove of great interest to everyone troubled with sore throat, bronchitis or weak  lungs.
When asked for a statement, Miss
Counter said: "About seven years ago
I contracted a heavy cold that settled
on my lungs and resisted all treatment. After I had tried several doctors here and specialists in Detroit
without benefit, I went to my druggist ancl asked him for the best remedy he had for cold on the lungs. He
recommended Catarrhozone, which
cured my cold in oife week. It brought
back my voice, and I have been ever
since free from my old trouble. For
coughs, colds and lung trouble I am
sure that Catarrhozone is the best
remedy. It goes right to thc sore
spot, gives quick relief, and makes a
lasting cure."
Catarrhozone cures because its healing vapor is inhaled to the very places
that are sore and inflamed.
To permanently cure your winter
ills, your coughs, sneezing and Catarrh, by all means use a tried and
proven remedy like Catarrhozone.
But beware of the ' substitutor and
imitator. Look for Catarrhozone only.
50c. and $1.00, at all dealers, or by
mail from thc Catarrhozone Company,
Buffalo,   N.Y.,  and  Kingston,   Canada.
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on rtci-nlcascs aiwl JJoote (J M froe on request.
Vl.H.YOUNG.P.!).S\.210LymnnsKldfl.,Mpr"-������-*������ Can.
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Nine times in ten when the liver is right tie
ttomuch and bowels are right.
CARTER'S LITTLE ,���������,,..���������
genlly but firmly zovX'M^^^sL.
Cures Con*
Headache, and Distress uftcr Eatiny.
Small Pill, Small Doso, Small Prico
Genuine must beat Signature
It is said that a gravestone in Maine
bears this inscription:
"Here lies the body of Enoch Holden,
who died suddenly and unexpectedly
by being kicked to death by a cow.
Well done, good and faithful servant!"
* *    *
"I'm quite willing to propose to him
this year," she said, "but I dread one
"And that is?"
"Asking his mother if she'll let him
marry me."
* *    *
Mrs. Highupp���������How was the charity
Mrs. Blase���������All right, but it's a
wonder they made anything when you
consider the small amount they spent
on it. Their expenses were actually
less than their receipts." -.  "
.' ���������*���������**���������*
\"I am afraid Mrs. Wapping is a termagant," remarked Mrs. Pilcher.
"Indeed," said Mrs. Bluntstone, with
a slight elevation of her eyebrows.
"Some people take up every new fad
that comes along."
<���������    *    *
Mrs. Greening���������And what does this
statue represent?
Mrs. Browning���������That is Psyche, executed in terra cotta.
Mrs." Greening���������Poor thing! They
are so barbarious in those South
American countries.
* *    *
"Why do you wear a monocle in Parliament?"
"Well, you see," replied tho candid
tourist, "some of those speeches aro
deucedly dull, but you can't well go to
sleep, you know, with one eye propped
open with a bit of glass."
* *    +
Casey���������Now, phwat wu'u'd ye do in
a case loike thot?
Clancy���������Loike phwat?
Casey���������Th' walkin' diligate tills me
lo sir011 TeT~anyhTJ'6ulfi^wtrman^urdor.s;
me. to ke-apc on wurrkin'.
* *    *
"Charley," said young Airs. Torkins,
"our cook wants more wages."
"Wf-11, I should think sl^c would. I
don't see how she can expect to keep
her health unless she can afford to eat
at a restaurant."
* *    ���������
"Au ensy Job will suit mo, Senator."
"How"  :ib"ouV~ winding "the "clocks
I'Vfry  weel;?"
"1 might make that do. But what's
the in.illi'i' with my tearing the leaves
off Ihe calendar every month."
* *    ���������
"MisH Kanny, is that a langwidge
that man's talking?"
"Ves, Rose: he is a German; and he
is studying the English language."
"Why Miss Fanny, ye don't have to
study Knglish���������ye jes' opens your
mouth and talks."
r     t     *
Real Estate Agent���������Well, sir, what
do you think of Bnomville?
.Mr. Kummon���������Why, there are no
people in It.
R. 10. A.-���������Ah, that's just it! See how
much greater it makes tho chances for
unprecedented increase in population.
* +    *
"I had lo let that new maid go. I
discovered that she was neglecting thc
children whon ! was attending my club
While more prevalent in winter,
when sudden changes in the weather
try the strongest constitutions, colds
!*).od coughs and ailments of the throat
may come in any season. At the first
sight of derangement use Bickle's Anti-
Consumplivc Syrup. Instant relief
will be experienced, and use of the
medicine until the cold disappears will
protect the lungs from attack. For
anyone with throat or chest weakness
il, cannot be surpassed.
"That so?".
"Yes.     Positively, she couldn't think
less of them if they were her own."
* *    *
A local veterinarian is highly elated.
"I consulted with one of our most
fashionable physicians recently," he
"How did it happen?"
"A society lady's pet poodle was sick.
The doctor issued the bulletins and I
administered the dope."
* *    *
"On what grounds do you seek a
divorce from your wife?" asked the
"Simply because of a pun." replied
the long-suffering husband. _ "You see,
she's a. sculptress, and it gets on my
nerves to hear her remark twenty
times a "day, 'will you love me when I
mould?'"       " y    .     - -
* *    *
Mrs. Gadsby (hugging dog)���������I don't
know what we're going to do about
poor, darling Fido.
Mr, Gadsby���������ITumph! What ails
him? "-���������- --   -
Mrs. Gadsby���������Why, haven't you noticed how irritated he becomes whenever the baby cries?
* *    *
A party of tourists in a small Filipino village were trying to make the
native driver of a bull-cart understand
that fhey wished tho'ir baggage transferred from the bungalow to the railway station at two p.m. But the native did not seem to comprehend either
their gestures or their hybrid language.
Standing near the tourists was a recruit of the United States army who
had been in the "Islands" just a month
and was extremely proud of the few
words of "Hog Spanish" that he had
learned. So he offered his services as
"Say, hombrc," said he impressively
to the Filipino, "when the clock on that
steeple, yonder, strikes two, 'ding-ding,'
.y-0-U-ge.Lypu1' bull-cart, 'moo-moo,' and
carry these trunks-to tne sfaOoltr'kfot^-
toot.'    Savvy?"
"Yo no sabe," solemnly replied the
"Wha-at!" roared the interpreter.
"Do you mean to tell mo that you don't
understand your own language?"
���������ertising, because the constant and
almost unconscious filtration of poison
into the body politic and physical is a
blood poisoning that is at least devitalizing  to  life.
������������������'For the recall of respect for law and
for its prompt and summary administration for poor and rich alike, like unto sueh practice as exists in the British
nation, '���������'���������
"For the recall to decent respect for
rulers called and elected to rule by the
voice of the people, which is the voice
of God.
"For the recall to common sense of
the learned and unlearned noisy agitators, who cloud the sky with vagaries
and visions, and keep the torchlight to
tho scaffoldings of the builders of prosperity."
*    *    *
Tlie  sensational   horse  of  1SS3  was
Director, who went through the campaign   unbeaten,   earning  a  record   of
2:17, and winding up his season's frolic
by   winning  the   Charter   Oak   $10,000
stake the year that famous stake was
opened.    Early in the spring when the
horses wero in training out in California,   Director    looked    very  cheap  in
comparison  with  the stallion  Romero.
At  that  time   thc   world's   record   for
trotting stallions was  2:15fj,  made  by
Smuggler over the Glenville track.   Romero had  shown  a mile in  2:16,   last
half in 1:03, to high wheels that spring,
and Monroe Salisbury thought liim the
greatest stallio'n that ever lived. When
it  came  to  make    thc    stake  entries
Johnny Goldsmith insisted upon coupling Director's name with that of Romero.    Goldsmith    had    confidence in
'Director ancl it was well that he did,
as Romero  went  wrong and  the  victories without interruption of Director
not only established a family of horses,
Director  and   Directum,   but   it   made
Monroe   Salisbury  a  groat owner  and
Johnny Goldsmith a great driver. Since
that time there have be.en many cases
very similar to that of Romero.    Thc
ono  that  is freshest  in  the  minds  of
horsemen  is  that  of  Joe Patchen  It.,
the fleet pacer owned by R. J. McKenzie, and which worked a mile in 2:02'!
over the Indianapolis track last summer.      Joe  Patchen  11.  met  with   an
���������. For Infants' and Children.
The Kind You Have Always Bought
Bears the
Signature of
accident shortly afterward and did not
get to the races. The year lhat C. K.
G. Billings bought Blacklock, 2:0-1}, the
black horse had created a furore by
working a mile at Libertyville, of 2:0-1*1
late in June. Blacklock got to the
races, but was a failure.
Dr. Carl Kassner, of the Royal Prussian Meteorological Institute, has given
Lho name "Snow Garlands" to a curious
form occasionally    assumed    by snow
lying on  window-ledges,  the branches
of trees, etc., when the temperature is
about at the freezing point. As the strip
of snow  softens  it slips  down  in  the
middle,  like a sagging rope,  but continues to be supported at the ends.    A
snow garland that formed on the building occupied by the Meteorological Institute in Berlin, was probably the first
one ever photographed, as well as the
largest ever  recorded.      The  distance
between    the    points  of support was
about 3 feet 0 inches;  the vertical sag
amounted to nearly 1G inches; ancl the
average thickness of tlie rope of snow
was   about   '1   inches.      Probably   the
snow  was  first softened  by  the  heat
of the building.   The middle, after slipping   down,   was   removed   from   this
source of heat and froze again; otherwise it could  hardly,have  maintained
its   integrity  for  any   length   of   lime.
The whole process depends upon grad- ,
ual changes and alterations of temperature, and fhe phenomenon is probably
of rare occurrence.
Worms sap the strength and undermine the vitality of children. Strengthen thom by using Mother Graves'
Worm Exterminator to drive out the
Wretched from Asthma. Strength of
body and vigor of mind arc inevitably
impaired by the visitations of asthma.
Who can live under -the cloud of recurring attacks and keep body and mind
at their, full efficiency? Dr. J. D. Kel-
logg's Asthma Remedy dissipates the
cloud by removing the cause. It does
relieve. It does restore the sufferer to
normal bodily trim and mental happiness.
k*& <
-With -the-Horses-
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Smokeless 'Po.wder" Shells
These shells cost a little, more than-black powder loads,
but for bird shooting* they are worth many times the difference,
as there is no smoke to hinder the second barrel. They are
by far the best low priced smokeless load  on   the
market.  When" you buy, insist upon having them.
E   RED    W    BRAND
A most, remarkable and unusual
event recently occurred in Philadelphia,
at the golden jubilee of The John YVan-
amaker store, when a magnificent new
granite building was formally dedicated by President Taft. Over 30,000
l'hiladolphians assembled in the building, and 00,000 more gathered about the
curbstones, to witness the event. Upon a tablet in the marble court of
honor was an inscription, which concluded wilh these words: "A signature in stone to the power of concentration and co-operation in mercantile
pursuits, under freedom of competition
and the blessing of God." In his address, Mr. Wanamakcr re-iterated his
faith in the principles of work, concentration, co-operation, competition,
the conduct of business free from any
ontsi'ie iloP'inntio!!; he pnini-.-c. out
the peril of share-making schemes that
do not build and add no actual values,
but require profits at the expense of
higher -prices to thousands of people
of the necessaries of life. Hc closed
his address Avith the following striking
"1 appeal for the recall, for thc recall of old-fashioned truth-telling in
public print, editorially, locally, and ad-
PRICE. 25 Qa.tt'l&
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We have a splendid  lot of premiums  which we give for selling the
noted Overland Post Cards.
Remember it costs you nothing to get them.   We pay postage or express
on all goods and premiums we send to you.
Just decide what quantity of cards you would like to sell and write
For selling $4.00 worth at G for IDc. we *wni^ivFW'u~ir~vory=5er\*ficeiibio==
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beautiful reliable littlo Ladies' Watch; or a genuine gold filled extension
arm  Bracelet.
For selling $3.00 worth we give a lovely Locket and Chain; or a Dark
Lantern; or a pair of Spring Skates; or a Ladies' Combination Purse,    y
For selling $5.00  worth  we give a dandy Sweater Coat;   or a strong
pair of Boots; or, best of all, a beautiful Gilt Parlor Clock. /
Don't Forget that Easter is near and cards will sell quickly. /
Write for our catalogue To-day. '       /
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���������Is tho active principle wlxioh makes
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best of the NA-DRU-CO line.
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1 K.MDERBY  PRESS  AND  WALKER'S  WEEKLY  &  The Firing of Vengeance  The Wild Man gnashed his teeth.  "Wot, me?" hc cried. "Me? Who turned 'em away at every stand all last  season? Me? Why, if it wasn't f'r  me ye'd have to throw the S. R. 0.  sign away!" He roared in a manner  frightful to hear and shook the bars  of his wire-enclosed cage. "Fifteen  cents?'' Not on y'r life. Why, 1 couldn't make enough at that f'r salve. A  quarter or nuthin'."  "Fifteen or nothin'," said Simpkins,  tho manager. "1 can get a jungloful  o' Wild Men for fifteen. You must  think I'm a Rockyfeller. Why, last  Thursday you got twenty-six bites, an'  that made six-fifty for one day's work.  The' ain't a Wild Man in the United  States worth that."  "Well, I get a quarter every time a  snake bites me. Yes-siree, or 1 quit.  Llight now, too.   Understand?     Right  now?" He rattled his bars again in  genuine agitation.  ��������������������������� "Great guns, Mike," urged the manager, "you get your found, ,loo. what  do ych want?   The whole gate?"  "Found! Do ych think I don't eat  nothin' but raw meat? Y'r insultin',  that's what you are. Lemme out o'  here!"  The manager readied to the door of  the cage. In his hand, ready open, was  a padlock.   He snapped il on.        .    .  From  outside came  the  sh utile  and  e murmur of the matinee crowd and the  rising  boom  of  the  barker:   "Onlcc   j.  dime,   ladies   and   gentlemen,   onlee   a  '-   dime!    See thc Wild Man from Yuck-  a-tan, thc most feerocious "  "You ain't agoin' to throw us down  now,   are  -you?"   asked   thc   manager,  - 'grinning.    "When  it's almost time f'r  the curtain to-go up? Why, fifteen  minutes was called a long time ago.  ''Be calm, now, Mike; don't rage that  way, even if y' arc a Wild Man. Just  think that the more y' raise thc devil,  the better the sIioav is.   But don't sulk?  ��������������������������� now,  either."    He picked up a pilch-  fork put by the cage for effect.   .  ���������������������������   ���������������������������    "The   Circassian   Beauty,   thc   Mermaid���������������������������a reel live Mermaid���������������������������the -Onlee  Original  Tom  Thumb,  the Wild-Man  from" Yuck-a-tan," intoned thc barker.  .     ���������������������������   The   manager   turned   away   with   a  threat by way of caution.    "Y" know,"  . .he said,  "if y'  spoil  the performance,  "l c'n queer you with every show i'n the  " country." -    '  The answering roar from the cage  caused  four  prospective"spectators' to.  '    buy tickets^ precipitately.    '     . '  .  v, "   ln the silence of the succeeding mo-  ���������������������������    ment the-Wjld Man heard a splash and  ' a" siren's laugh. - It".was .the Mermaid.  ������������������"- That-she- should -"laugh -at his' predica-  ,  ment!.For- an vin'stant'.;his heart turned  ' '.hard'as-that of thc Ossified Gentleman  -- asVhe  thought    of . thc. fair^creature"  sporting 'in   the .tank.  ..Then   he'was  * overcome with a wave of^ tenderness.  "Perhaps"she would relent.   Tears bamc  -to..the eyes of ihe .lonely Wild Man,as  " ho thought of'the happiness that might  be his'if the Mermaid would but smile  " upon"'him.-   Ah,  if he could but need  coddling, could arouse in her for himself thc latent mothering instinct that  lurks even in mermaids, he might hope  lo challcnge.the fights to her affections  . of that little sawed-off. swelled-up.runt,  the   One -"and -Only - Original - Tom -  ��������������������������� Thumb - Beware - of - Imitations.     But  what chance,has a Wild Man six feet  - four? Could she ever think him cute?  . "Come oiv in, Tom; the water's-fine,"  sang the siren to the dwarf, and their  conjoined laughter endangered the  cage.-   What, the-Wild Man-said was  - muttered into his false whiskers, "and  thc blare of the band's-start'drowned  all else.        -     ' ' .  Oh, the sufferings of mimes! Locked  in, Mike was forced to endure the' two  'torments which for poignancy are re-  ==11 u.Led=l.o=h a_\i&=n o___,eq ua_l s^J iwUL=t h e^  range of emotion���������������������������the 'dolor of a lover  scorned and the anguish of an artist  unappreciated. Even Pete, his favorite  rattlesnake, who would bite him at the.  word, seemed distant. Perhaps a subtle  fellow-feeling^ kept thc reptile gloomy  in a corner.  "Fifteen cents!" growled the Wild  Man to himself. "Huh! They'll want  to put taximeters on the snakes next."   I itt,?___'3ifL_LL19__l!:1irr!i"ln_ _susp_cct   that  the creature whom they pitied (while  wondering where on earth was Yucatan) was that ever-tragic figure, tho  jester masking his sorrow.  As he (lung tho snakes through the  bars against the wire mesh, the  pseudo-Yucatanesc groped for hope.  From her pedestal next him, tho Circassian Beauty sympathized openly in  thc lulls. "Cheer up!" she muttered.  "Don't you take a cent less than two-  bits. Why, I wouldn't let one o' them  things bile me for less than ha'f a dol-  lah."  "Gr-r-r!" In the Wilc^ Man's tongue,  that signified yes; in the dull moments  of (he season hc had worked out a  simple code for surreptitious talk with  thc Circassian, much as prisoners are  said to find ways of communicating  with 'thoir fellows whom they have  never seen.  "An' that Mermaid! I think she's  too mean f'r anything to laugh at you  thataway. She ain't got no womanly  sympathy. She's a hussy! An' that  dwarf!"  "Wherrrrroooooo!" (One meaning of  this was external hate: the context  seemed to point to that interpretation.)  "That Mermaid acts like a raw amateur." Thc Circassian shook her  frizzled yellow wig. Her motive was  not sympathy, but professional jpal-  ousy. Tho Mermaid was drawing from  her   crowds:   therefore   anything."��������������������������� that  fostered, even Mike. She smiled in a  manner that barely emerged irom thc  sisterly.  Noting this, the Mermaid flapped her  green, gold-flecked tail and lighted a  cigarette with nonchalance, throwing  an ocular caress to Tom' Thumb. The  Wild Man clung do the bars, a pathetic  light in his eyes. Deliberately, to  clinch the rebuff, the Mermaid blew  a  puff in his direction.  Mike recognized his quietus. "Oh.  it's twenty-three f'r me, all right," he  murmured. "An' to think that on'y  last week she was over here pettin'  Pete." I-Ie caressed the snake, which  for the moment became, to him, a lover's momento.  Before the cage were Simpkins and  Bill, his assistant, oflicially the stage  manager. "When he was captured,"  said the boss to a group, turning spieler  to add to Mike's tribulation, "his mate,  a fcemale chimpanzee, escaped.- He's  very ferocious. Killed three men when  he was caught. We feed him raw meat,  but now an' then he eats the snakes.  Terribul expense."  Simpkins was wondering* how. far he  could rub' it in without causing the  Wild Man from Yucatan to swear at  him openly in Anglo-Saxon. But Mike  did not even roar. With malice aforethought, he stretched Pete and ran up  a dollar and a quarter's worth of bites  while the manager frowned.  Mike was too tame; the gathering  passed on to the Circassian, selling her  own pictures, leaving but- a thin, tedious line before the cage.  Acros the aisle the Yucalanian gazed  forlornly at the Mermaid while she  sang "Won't You Come and Play With  Me" to show she was really and truly  alive. Her words were a taunt and  her manner a mockery. She dived  from her rock and swam to the'side  of the tank nearest the dwarf, chaffing  him playfully till his puckered face  beamed.  "You made ( a-hit with the big fat  woman "in that bunch, Tom," she said,  exhilarated at serving- a double end���������������������������  emphasizing hei* contempt Ior the Wild  Man, and proving, to Tom Thumb her  faith in him. For without "faith, being  a woman, she would never have dared  to jest even about an> impression on  :even a fat farmer's wife.  Tom looked "at Mike., His glance held  the insolence of a victorious rival certain of immunity from "retaliation. He  slowly extended a fat little hand and  chuckled the Mermaid under the chin.  The" perfidious amphibian dropped.back  into the' tepid water ,witira-splash and  twirled voluptuously to tho'rock, there  to sing, as she" combed her. tresses,  '* Wouldn't"You ;]Mko To" Hug lie?" - -  _* It'was the breaking point;���������������������������_ In" that  instant the harrowed heart_offlhe Wild  Man sought revenge. "HI on'y had  yen alone in a-dark'cdrii'er," he thought,  glowering, at .the 'dwarf,"buC reflection  determined that Tom was really beneath thc .contempt of six feet" four. I-Ie  might-spank- liim, "yes; 'but "what 'surcease for a broken heart, in that?  Then, at a flash, Mike conceived his  plan���������������������������a double-edged plan to wield  against the mocker ancl the wage-paring Simpkins. - *;"    . .-,"   *  That' night- the cage "of the Wild Man  ,was empty. Pet'o wriggled in/loneli-'  ness. The press agent hastened-to the  newspapers with what he declared to  be ,real live copy. The barker advertised-the empty cage, with precise de-  lails-of the, Wild Man's fight in.escap.-  ing.*" The manager hunted "Mike, in thc  town's saloons. The Circassian" gossiped on the case-with the Petrified  Gentleman. Tom Thumb tried lo hide  his perturbation, The Mermaid smiled  disdainfully. The band prophetically  played "There'll I3e a-Mot Time in the  _������������������> I cW12ow.n=0:o --Nigh l.-y=Bu *U4hc=W-i ld=  Man remained escaped.  . Simpkins had just finished directing  thc manufacture of dents and scratches  in the cage, to give versimilitude to  the story of the escape, when the barker took his stand outside for the preliminary  drumming* up  of  the crowd.  "r>ill," th'e boss asked thc stage manager, "are we all sot?"  ye know," reported  The Mermaid wet her forehead. Even  the water l'eit warmer than usual. She  called Mr. Simpkins. He listened, dipped the tips of two fat* fingers in lhe  Lank, ancl gave his verdict.-   "Bosh!,"     j  The Mermaid clung lo the rock. In  half an hour she was certain lhe tank  had gained in temperature. But Mr.  Simpkins was not to be consulted: He  was worried, and he had gone out again  to search saloons for the Wild Ma.i.  The crowds grew thicker, ll was a  great house; but chance of relief, of  avoidance of a-difficulty, dwindled wilh  the increase.  "Bill must 'a' put on more coal than  usual," suggested Tom.  "Well 1 guess yes," said his adorer.  Tom noted that she didn't look at all  pretty when her face was red. Now  and then lier lips opened for a breath.  She panted a bit. "Gosh!" she confided to the dwarf.  Five minutes passed, with professional smiles for the gaping spectators,  but not one bit of song. Then ten minutes. Still the water warmed. The  smiles died away.  "Tom," she said, braving the tank to  get nearer him, "something's clone bust,  sure-pop." Her manner was half-beseeching.  "Oh, cheer up; it won't last long."  "If this keeps up it means the ruin  of my professional career."  The outlook was dire. Simpkins was  still trying to find the saloon that  might harbor Mike. Great are the,worries of an impresario; we have it on  more testimony than Simpkins'." The  Mermaid was now edging from side to  side of her perch, and she lifted her  tail from the water with great frequency. * -  Where was Bill? Bill was out trying  to find Mr.'Simpkins.    ' s    -  The Mermaid's temper rose with the  temperature of the water. "Huh!" she  ejaculated. "What do they think they're runnin'? A show, or a movement  to aid indigent barkeepers?" Again:  "Why don't they send somebody to the  engine room. Do they think I'm a lobster?" -._.-��������������������������� '   -  Tom, who lacked ingenuity and initiative, advised' patience. Steam rose  lazily from the tank's surface.  "Am I doin* a Turkish bathstunt, I'd  like to know," "demanded the' amphibian.  Five minutes more, while the band  played "The Polar" Bear March." Then  another five.    And then the cljmax.  The Mermaid, left her rock.' She  gazed defiantly at thc spectators about  her. Their "cries" of astonishment  brought recruits to their circle: it grew,  it drained the hall. The whole house  'crowded and looked 'on, or -tried to.  With more haste, than deliberation, the  Mermaid, , the Really Alive,Mermaid  Captured in - the -South" Pacific Seas,",  grabbed, ihe edge of her tub' and then"  and there violated the prime rule of her  art by''breaking the illusion. -With" a"  bath towel for jl "kirtle, one leg protruding from>her\ ripped tail; stie-step-  pecVinto thc: aisle",.breathing anathemas.  - .The crowd1 yelled.* % Women shrieke'd,  and bundled escorts.' The escorts'tried  to avoid being'.bundled.. The freaks  craned from*"ttieir* perches. Through  the .din rose the clan cry of a victorious  host:. "Hey Rube!", , ;''',-'.'  -'Simultaneously Simpkins and' Bill  dashed - through" thc front entrance.  Through'- swaying -groups they sped to  .the tank, then on.    -   -  "The boiler room! The boiler room!"  cried Simpkins, captain of a crew. -  ^������������������������������������������������������Cudgels'in hand, they reached the  door in.'a body.* Silhouetted in "the glo.w  of the' little boiler, his face "touched  with red high lights, bent a. giant in  .-.undershirt.. His body 'was moving  rhythmically' as, . with "_ caution for  silence, 'he stoked the furnace. -He  fired-it as the boilers are fired.*- Where  there should-^have' been a warming  glow there were flames that roared as  they made the water boil in the pipe  leading to-the lank of the Mermaid.  Tears fell from Mike's face as he stoked'for-all he was worth.  1 "I hope she boils! I hope she boils!"  he'chanted in a whisper as he swayed^  -ovei^his-task^^Damn-liei-for^a-fickle-  hearted peroxide blonde, I love her yet,  About Whales  We begin to realize how gigantic they  have become when we consider that a  blue whale is estimated as being seventy-two feet long ancl weighing about  73.SOO kilograms, approximately -the  weight of 1,000 grown men. Of course  the weight could not be ascertained by  actually weighing a whale, but by taking exact measurements of the body  and reckoning (lhe specific weight of  each part. The specific weight, which  is about the same as that of the water,  is tlie reason that some whales do not  sink after they are dead. It also gives  the whales the ability to float on the  surface.  This is important in connection with  the question whether whales sleep.  The idea that they sleep at the bottom of the sea is just as untenable  as that they remain at the bottom all  winter. As whales are descended  from land mammals, which are heavier  than water, a gradual decrease in their,  specific weight must have taken place.  This decrease was brought about in  different ways,J by decreasing and  slowing do-\\n in the ossification of  the skeleton and by the accumulation  of a thick layer of fat under the skin.  The head in particular, which in some  whales measures a third of the whole  body, had to become lighter so that  the whale might retain an horizontal  pos'ture while at rest" and breathe  while "at rest without making special  swimming motions. This is the reason for the . pneumatic chambers -in  the skull, for the'accumulation of oil  of specificially light weight in the front  of the head, for the- fluid masses of  marrow in the lower jaw or the tremendous-cushions of fat in the tongues of large whalebone whales. The  effort to breathe while at rest without  having to change the position of the"  body led .to a change in the position of  the nose which has moved up towards  the top of the head, the highest point of  nose which has moved' up towards the  top of the h'end, the highest point,of  tlie body as it rises after1 diving. -The  nose has given up its function as an  organ of smell and now serves only as  the point,through which air is inhaled  and exhaled. ' The toothed whale's external nose is a tremendously," large,  orescent-shaped " opening, tho whalebone-whale has two separate slits.  -But diving,'too,-was not without'eon-  siderable influence on1 the alteration of  the body. ..The depth -which whales  reach "varies, "of course, with" the' dif-  f -rent .kinds, .the whalebone whale, ;for  instance,- does, rot" dive as'deep, for.*it  finds its food relativi$Iy'_near the surface.-  -With the': large-toothed-'whale, which  feeds on'-cuttlefish'it. is otherwise..- It  must* dive, to fa- great, depth. 7;-A" whale'  has been known, to - go-down with a  harpoon.in'its body attached-to a. line  nearly .one thousand metres' long .and  not- until three-quarters,- of -an - hour,  later did it.reappear quite close to .the  ship.',.,/ ' " .'-,.-' j ���������������������������-.*.'��������������������������� ���������������������������  -"J Of, course, _only ���������������������������* rafdical. adaptive  changes in the'"body has made it possible for.the whale to'remain at such  a depth." The openings of the body-  close very' tightly. -The stronger,  for instance, the, pressure of-the-water  the tighter the nose, which "is.provided with a curious valve arrangement,' closes. The little-eye is-surrounded by a covering as hard as iron  and fastened**- by powerful muscles to  the side of the eye socket. -:The circulation of the blood is slower'when the  whale dives; the amount of a-'whale's  blood is about double 7 that of  a . land mammal; .-.the head artery, which lies rather near the surface, is obliterated and the brain receives thc blood through vessels ^that  lie protected in the neural canal; the  body "is   protected   from   the  pressure  Life in the water has also, of course,  determined thc nature of the whale's  food. The great whalebone whales  feed on "plankton," that is/either on  molluscs, small crabs or small fishes  that swim in vast schools. It is the  whalebone whales lhat have depending plates of whalebone on both sides  of the palate, the inner edges of which  are fringed so that they act as a filter ancl hold the food while the water  runs off through the spaces between  the whalebones. Then the great  tongue pushes tho food back and it  passes through the relatively small  throat into the stomach. These teeth  are indeed not fitted to chew. The  food is swallowed whole and the  stomach, which lacks salivary glands,  is therefore divided into several departments. .   j  That the whalebones are a special  adaptive phenomenon is shown by their  later appearance in the history of  evolution. The whalebone whales, too,  are descended-from toothed-mammals,  for the young embryo has a full set  of teeth in its jaws, which, however,  never come through'but are reabsorbed "during the further development of  the embryo. , ���������������������������        -,-'���������������������������-  Other "adaptive phenomena " have  been produced by the manner of-progression, swimming." Instead of legs,  whales have fins, and only breast fins,  .while the belly fins have disappeared.  Much- as the breast fins differ from",  fhe front extremities" of the mammals  that live on land, their'skeleton and'  their muscles are made on the "same  plan. Tvhe tail-fin is a  tion originating in the  of -the skin on the long  This tail-fin increased,  speed something in the  a screw steamer may  to a rowboat.-- This-incredible, speed-'.,  made it necessary for all the project-- --  ing organs that might increase" the 7  friction -from* the, water either..to;, be ''  withdrawn into-the inside of, the body- ���������������������������:  or to- be lost. Thus -the 'spindle-; ���������������������������'  'shaped, whale body, is perfectly smooth.-.V  only, on its back'there .is generally a"-'/  narrow projection that acls^as.'.a keel,*'  the back-fin,^ which _is".lacking' inf. the  .whales with! .broad ~ lower f'jaws like  flat-boats and slow'movements.'.   - - _'  new acquisi-  lateral ' folds  mammal-tail.  the   -whale's  same way "as.  be   compared  -_.jl  iZ  WASTEFUL  WEBSTER^ vfr- J  -'-Daniel Webster was an ardent,-lover  of-nature..'?'For/eight years-he spent,'  every], summer- at - Marshfield] on ' the .  coast of Massachusetts, and he-finally.;  bought it:. ..Hocused. to--_sa.yl',,that7he;  Hvantod to "liveTthrec" liy"cs,''^one"t67-be7_  devoted.to astronomy,,.  2---������������������������������������������������������*..  yy.'.  175.K  -.-",.������������������������������������&-:&  *"*P*-..'!l  " _V?V ^"*i  I  one ,to.,geology.'j'������������������!;'y.,'r5-yzil  and], the  third Ho . classical.,literature.7���������������������������*' '*-'������������������������������������������������������- -*,-'-'-i*-"ia'  i  .have" added, a, fourth:  r*   '��������������������������� r <���������������������������-. . --,. *��������������������������� ,v.y.z'  toyyV/:.;  and-he.might  ���������������������������natural'history ,-p >>:'..v ; ,/���������������������������/;,h --> ._.*;...  ; Alf the' neighboring^ -regiqn-^Cohas.?,_*���������������������������������������������������������������-������������������ ;f -^4  set/ .Chelsea ".Beach,' and_-_ Nantasketr'V'V.^-.ff^'  Beach���������������������������-were ''explored-,by' -Webster "in ./::]iv'\ r/,ij  his" sporting"excursions,for' wild "fowl.yj- -Zii\i Jp'y  Many" stories of 'his', adventures 'were, /<  of course, afloat in his lifetime. 'It. wasr;  the day of flintlock '-"'.guns and^ black';  powder, and before- reloading.-, .theJ  sportsman often-.applied his lips to'the ���������������������������  i"/ ^ -  did  the  1  love  her yet.  hope she boils!  I hope she boils!  1 hope she boils!"  thing  "Surest  Bill.  "~"J:ighls"0."K:?"  crybody here but  might injure the Mermaid  be  Bancf all "sober ?""Ev"-  Mike? And did you  see if the boiler for the Mermaid's tank  is stoked up all right? We can't let  her catcli cold and get sick with the  Wild Man gone."  "Now, don't you worry about Mike,"  reassured Bill. To him unwonted anxiety betrayed a worry wliich could have  but one source.  "Then Jet 'er go," Simpkins ordered.  Thd Mermaid splashed into her tank.  The Circassian mounted her throne.  The dwarf took his place like a little  conqueror. All was as ever, save for  thc lacking cry of the Wild Man.  The crowds came, and- over them  the Mermaid queened it. The night  was hers. The dents in the cage were  ignored. The Circassian had sold only  $].40 worth of her photographs by 9.30.  The Ossified Gentleman might as well  never have been quarried.  "What makes the Wild Man wild?"  asked the Mermaid of her Tom, and she  laughed dolingly whon he told her sh(  was a great kidder. For the benefit of  the departed, even if he could not hear  she sang "You're All Right But Pleas.-  Stay Away."  As she sat on her rock smoking, sh-  fanned herself. It seemed to her thn  the tent was unusually warm. "Per  haps it's the excitcment.'Vshc told her  pelf, admitting that this night was nr  as other nights. Did Tom think i  warm? Tom. adept lady's man. though  whatever his conquest thought.  THE MAIL-  BAGS OF THE WORL  RULERS  D'  Thc  mail-bag  at  the  Vatican   p;o-  bably contains  the largest number of  _le.tters__that_ are .addressed _to_any._sin-.  gle person  or institution.      After  the  Pope, the Kaiser receives (he greatest  number, fully half being addressed to  him personally.    Emperor William hn?;  never  less   than   7,500  letters  daily,  a  goodly   proportion   of   which   are   ap-  yeals- to right, wrongs ahou: which hc  knows nothing and would b<_ powerless  to act if he  did.      Many are private  dipl'-'m-iatic  letters.      After  him  comes  the President of the Unite 1 States, who  gets  a  daily  average of  5,000  letters.  The mail of the present King of. England has dwindled to 2,500 lifters, probably a third of tlie number received  by  his father.      The mail-bag of the  T.i.ij.  is  smaller  still,  about   500   persons writing daily to one well known  to be hedged  in  by officialdom.    II i?  said  that the royal palace  in  Madrid  gets 300 letters, addressed for the most  part   to   his   democratic   Majesty,   iho  young Alfonso, but a goodly share falling  fo   the   lot  of  the   Queen.      Thr  Italian King gets only about 200  letters  daily,  while  thc mail-bag of tlv  President  of  France    varies    greatly  When the foreign population in Pari  is most numerous, his mail reaches a  high an average as the American Pre  ������������������������������������������������������ident, but in  other months the aver  >.ge is comparatively small.     It is sai'  hat the Emperor of Japan has only rp  ���������������������������ently   begun   to   be   troubled   in   th'  -mnner,   letters  lo  him  being  main'  1   the   nature  of  appeals   to   add   h  wift  and   glorious   war  to  the  tern  .ory of tho sun  kingdom.  -���������������������������jf-thc^vii rerib\^a~tTcmT*5ri"d6us coverTng  of fat and gigantic muscles. In shorf.  all these things are adaptive measures  for diving, for long ancl deep diving.  Finally wc come to a very important question, that of the nourishment  of--the young. Thc young whale is  already quite large at birth, sometimes  nearly half as long as thc hiother.  Whales, too, have an interest in providing their young with tinwatcred  milk,���������������������������he)ice..arrangomcnts-havcfsheen  made to prevent ils coming in contact with the water. Above all it is  first collected in a container in the  mother's body, tho cistern, and then  by the pressure of a muscle is squirted  directly into tlie baby's mouth.  We  frequently  read   that a toothed  whale   can   be . distinguished   from   a  whalebone whale even at a great distance by the one or two spouts that it  blows into' the air.      In reality, however, we can only see a single stream  even when  it comes from  the whalebone whale,  because,  though  the  two  are divided at thc base, they unite in  one    immediately    after    tho    escape.  Since the time of Aristotle people have  assumed      that    whales    blew    water  through their noses, not, as is actually  the case, condensed breath.     That this  view was wrong is proved by thc fact  ilone   that   thc   throat   of   thc   whale,  which is the only way that the water  :an  enter,  is  not  connected  with  the  tir passage.      This  process "of spoiling  in   the  larger  whales   is  a  fairly  loisy  affair,  but it is  certain  that at  east one whale, the humpback whale,  uis  a  sort, of  voice  and   when   it   is  'rightened ll squeals much as a large  'ig does when it is being killed.     As  he   animal   has   no   vocal   cords,   the  ones arc probably produced by vibrat-  ng  cartilaginous  parts  and   they  are  \pellcd   not   through   thc   mouth   but  'lroutrh  tho  nose.      The eye  is  won-  -������������������������������������������������������"fnlly nr'nnted to see, the car to hear,  n the water.  muzzle" to  blow  the smoke?from" the  barrel.. When Webster,  iri%his' rough,  clothes,'-had .smutted his already dark,"  swarthy faco. by this "blowing process-  he looked like a very piratical'and terrible personage. " .* '     '"���������������������������'"'  Pie ; once]] accidentally sprinkled , a-  stranger- with shot,., and "walked .to-T  wards him,- saying:- ��������������������������� .        - .-.;; .-*  "My-dear sir, 1 am very "sorry,  I shoot you ?" . ,~ ��������������������������� ������������������- - "  , ��������������������������� "Yes," said the man, staring into  grimy, face, "and judging by your, looks  you have done that sort of thing before."    '  One day a farmer met him roaming"  the marshes. _ - '   -     *���������������������������-   _  =^"TlTis=sis=Dafiif l=Wtljfter, I * lieiiWty  "That is my name."  "Well now," said the'farmer, "I am  told that you can make from three to  five dollars a day ple'adin' cases up in -  Boston."  . Mr. Webster replied that he was  sometimes so fortunate as to receive  that amount for his services.  "Well, now," returned the rustic, "it  seems to me, I declare, if I could get as  -much-as-that--in-the cily-pleadin'-l.iw*"  casos, I would not bc-wadln' over these  marshes this hot weather, shooting littlo birds."  ���������������������������55  *>v������������������  TURKS  WELL  ARMED  Lieutenant Herbert Montago, whose  efforts on behalf of lhe Turks In Tripoli  have cost him his position in the British army, has just reached London for  a spell of rest after an attack of dysentery.   Hc declines to make any precise  statement as to the Turkish force, but  he says it contains all the men that are  needed, that every Arab In the desert  is ready to fight, and that the sheikhs  are constantly arriving with thoir followers.    Most  of them  have   rifles  of  some   sort,   while   tho   Senoussi   have  Mausers.    Many of these desert warriors   have   long   two-handled   swords  and chain armor that wore left behind  by  the Crusaders ancl that have been  kept   ever  since.      That   numbers   of  these weapons were still  in  existence  was well known, but there Is food for  the imagination  in the fact lhat  they  are now being used to repel a Christian  invader.      I ieutenant   Montago    says  that'the Turks have/ plenty of provisions and  that  they can carry  on the  war "forever.   The only thing they lack  is medicine, and especially chloroform. '  He suggests that the reports of Italian  victories are mostly fairy stories, and  ns for their casualty lists he says that  thoy arc  ahfiirdlv  understated,  as  he  counted the dead himself.  %  ;* C   m,  r^sr***^;^^.^^?-^^  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, April 25, 1912  We have Just Received  and Placed in Stock  A Carload of  Fine Furniture  IN  MISSION  DULL  UAHOGANY,  FUMED  OAK,  SATIN  '-VALNUT  AND  GOLDEN    OAK,   IN   DINING     ROOM AND BED ROOM SUITES,  -   TABLES  AND  WRITING     DESKS,  BUFFETS   AND  CH1FFONEBRS,      FOR    CUSTOMERS  WHO  LIKE THE    BEST, AND  You will find our prices  a little better than  elsewhere  The Corporation -of'tlie City of Enderty  IF YOU FILL  YOUR CURTAIN WANTS      HERE    YOU      WILL    SAVE;  MONEY. ���������������������������   Madrass at 25c yd up.  ' White Frilled Muslin, very dainty, for Bedroom, 20c yd to 35c.  New Casement   Material, Preston Twill:  a nice, soft -draping material j  with a soft twill in tan, green, wine and Cream; -lO-in wide at 50cyd  English and American Cretons���������������������������A choice range   of   patterns for every  purpose.   - ..._,._���������������������������',-__  The Poison Mercantile Co.  Fish with  the Phone  to  Maundrell's  It will take but a minute to catch  a bunch almost as fresh as  if you were at the waters  A. E. "M'auhdrell."  AT THE NEW STAND  Headquarters  for Bee Supplies  We have just received a carload of  Bee Supplies from the East and arc  prepared to supply my and nil requirements for the Beekeeper. Also  have n large assortment of Bedding  Out Plants of all descriptions.  TJTPVTD V Seedhouse &  HHrfiNlVl   Nurseries  Vancouver, B. C.  A. R. MACDOUGALL, Prop.  Loan By-law No. 9  OF   CANADA  Paid-up Capital, Rest CQ -f O-f Q7A  and Undivided Profits 909M.0M.90 i If  Total Aisets (Over)   $58,000,000  Thrifty Children  The lesson of thrift, so  necessary to the future welfare of  your children, is perhaps best  taught by opening for each a  Savings   Bank   Account,   ancl  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.  We represent S.C.Smith Co,, of  Vernon. Enderby.  encouraging tbem to deposit regu- ~  larly a portion of their spending  money.  Though they may not accumulate very much money, they  will learn its value and how to  save it.  We welcome Children's Savings  Accounts.  Endorby Branch, S. W. HARDY, Manager  LONDON, EN'S., BRANCH,  51 Ttirciulnccdlc St., E.C.  F. VV. ASHE, - . Manager.  G. M. C. HART SMITH.   AsNtstiuit M.jr.  If you  have land  to sell  List it with me in  time for my new  booklet, soon to  be issued. If you  want to buy land  see me.  Chas. W. Little  Eldernell Orchard, Mara, B. C.  A By-law   for   Raising   the   Sum of  $6,000.00   to   Provide for the Con  struction of   Drains in the City of  Enderby:  WHEREAS it is deemed necessary  to construct certain drains in the  City of Enderby, for the purpose  of carrying off surface ' water,  to-wit, a main drain on George  street from or near the southern  boundary of the City, to Knight  street; and on Regent' street from  Sicamous street to the river; with  such lateral drains leading thereto  as rrray be deemed necessary; and  WHEREAS, it is necessary for such  purpose to raise by way of loan upon  the credit of - the City of Enderby  the sum of $6,000.00, payable on the  erst day of June, 1932, bearing interest in the meantime, payable half  yearly at the rate of 6 per centum  per annum, the principal of such  loan, when raised, to be applied for  the purpose aforesaid;.and  WHEREAS, for the.,payment of the  said principal and interest, it is  necessary to raise the sum of $561.49  in each and every year;, and  WHEREAS, the value of the whole  rateable property of the City of Enderby, according to the last revised  assessment roll is $608,145.00;  NOW THEREFORE the Municipal  Council of the City of Enderby, in  open meeting assembled, hereby enact as follows:"  I. That it shall be lawful for the  Mayor of the City of Enderby to  raise by way of loan, from any person or persons, body or bodies corporate, who may be willing to advance the same on the credit of the  said City, by way of the debentures  hereinafter ��������������������������� mentioned, a sum of  money not exceeding in the wh,ole  the sum' of $6*,000:00, and'to cause  such sum of money so-raised and received to be paid ��������������������������� into the hands of  the Treasurer of the said City for the  purposes and with the: objects hereinbefore "recited ; ->-' ". -.". z-. ' ���������������������������'���������������������������  ��������������������������� 2. That it shall be lawful, for the  said'Mayor to" cause'any number of  debentures* to be - made for the sum  of not less than $500.00 each, bearing  interest at the rate of six per centum  per annum, not exceeding in tht*  whole the sum of $6,000.00 ; and' all  such debentures shall' be sealed with  thc Seal of the City, of Enderby,  signed by -the Major., and countersigned by the Treasurer of .the said  City ; ���������������������������'   -  3. That the said .debentures .shall  bear date-the lst day of June, 1912,  and shall be made payable in twenty  years from the .late hereinafter  mentioned for this By-law to take  effect, at the Bank of Montreal in the  City of Enderby ;  4. That the said debentures shall  have coupons attached for the payment of interest at" the rate of six  per centum per annum on account of  said debentures, and such interest  shall be payable half-yearly, on the  lst day of June and the lst day  of   December     in     each   and    every  ���������������������������year-f=and==the=signatures=to^=suclL  coupons     may    be   either     written,  stamped, printed or lithographed -,  5. That a rate on the dollar shall  be levied ancl raised annually on all  the rateable property in the said  City, in addition to all other rates,  sufficient to pay interest on the debt  hereby created during the currency of  the said debentures, and to provide  for the payment of such debt when  due ;      -  " 6. That "the sum of ~$360~.00 "shall be  levied and raised annually by a rate  on all the rateable property in the  City of Enderby, in addition to all  other rates, for the payment of the  interest on the said debentures ;  7. That the sum of $201.49 shall be  levied and raised anuually by a rate  on all the rateable property in the  City of En'derby, in addition to all  other rates, for the payment of the  debt hereby created, when due ;  8. That it shall be lawful for the  said City of Enderby from time to  time to repurchase any of the said debentures at such price or prices as  may be mutually agreed upon between the said City and the holder or  holders of the said debentures ; and  all debentures so repurchased shall be  forthwith 'cancelled, and no re-issue  of any debenture or debentures shall  be made in consequence of such repurchase ;  9. That this By-law shall, before  the Bnal passage thereof, receive the  assent of the electors'of the said City  of Enderby, in the manner provided  for by thc Municipal Act, 1906, and  amending Acts ;   *  10. That this By-law shall come  into force and take effect on the lst  day of June, 1912;  II. That this By-law may be cited  SHIRTWISTS  MUSLINS &  PETTICOATS  fresli,crisp undermuslins  said foreaid NEW  waist a petticoat.  Outdoor life gives health and happiness.  Why kill yourself over a sewing machine  vhen \ ou can come to our store, and in a  fev moments, buy the garments all complete that it vould take you veeks to  make yourself?  Ve have all kinds of "lingerie" from the  plain, durable styles to the sheer, dainty  outfits for the trousseaux.  Ve have also shirtvaists "that fit" and  r |  have   "style"   created   by  experienced  designers.  Vhen you buy our ready-made goods,  you buy leisure, service and style for  little more than the material vould cost  you.  A nice range of new Ginghams at 10c and 124c  just opened up. -'-.���������������������������--��������������������������� , ���������������������������?- - -  Don't forget we are exclusive agents for  EMPRESS SHOES for women.  Enderby trading Co., Ltd,  MOFFET'S BEST  COLUMBIA   FLOURING   MILLS   CO. Limited  LOANS  Applications   received for  Loans on improved Farming  and City property.  Apply to-  G. A. HANKEY & CO., Ltd.        VERNON, B.C.  for all purposes as "The City of Enderby Drainage Loan iiy-law, 1912."  TAKE NOTICE that the above is a  true copy of the proposed By-law  upon which the vote of the Municipality will be taken, at the City Hall,  Enderby, on Tuesday, the 7th day of  May, 1912, between the hours of 9 a.  m. and 7 p.m.  GRAHAM ROSOMAN  City Clerk.  Dated at the   City   Hall, Enderby,  B. 0., April 18th, 1912.  Eclipse    shoes   for    children,     AU  styles and   sizes    at J.  W.  Evans &  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  Estimates furnished on all kinds  of Cement, Brick and Plaster  Work.  s  ���������������������������������������������    a  'if  '-���������������������������  I  I


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