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 \pY.  &  ^>-  \ii?  I  9^  *v  I  ;  r  I  i  II  t7  fl!  6  WHERE   THERE   ARE   NO   WINTER oWINDS,   AND   SNOW   DRIFTS   ARE   UNKNOWN   EXCEPT  JN-> ^IQgY  Enderby, B. C,  April 4, 1912  AND     WALKER'S     we ekly  Vol. 5; No. 5; Whole No.:214."  News of the Town and District  of Interest to Enderby Reader  ' A. L. Matthews is ?isiting Enderby  from Victoria.  The" Wednesday half-holiday will be  observed next week.  Geo. Aylwin died   at the New Denver hospital last week.  Grindrod   registered   15'" votes for  Ellison and 2 for Sterling.  The thoroughbred" horses    of  Jas.  Bell arrived at Mara on Sunday.  ��������������������������� Mr.    and - Mrs.   H. ' P. Jaquest re^  turned   from   their   trip to England  this ..week.  . Tlie Enderby school board are calling for tenders on the .Tr,'),'���������������������������'���������������������������') school,  house to be-erectcd this Miir.mer.  Fred.-Breedon, of Vernon, spent a  day or two^ with his brother Jack  .at~the King;Edward, this,week.-   '/  . Surveyor .Williams returned n:i Xtn-  ' day from: a    trip   covering^three or  four months in tlie Old ..Country.    ._  - J. .S:.Johnstone unloaded a car'of  -cement'knd lime-on'Friday, and=isin  - position -to'fill   orders for these materials  OTTAWA PARLIAMENT  Ottawa,     April    1.���������������������������The   Canadian  Senate^ played   what is looked upon  April Wedding Bells Ring for One  of Enderby's Esteemed Young Ladies-  A bunch of mid-night rovers made by not a few parliamentarians as a A very pretty wedding was solem-  an .assault upon the Ipera House on' rude April fool joke un the country nlzed at the home jf Mr. and Mrs.  Tuesday night,    pelting the building* to-day when by   insisting on amend-, f. S. Stevens, on Tuesday, April 2nd  lilies the predominating flowers. The  bride wore Liberty crepe, trimmed  with     exquisite     bridal *   lace     and  with-" stones.    The    same   night,  or! naents which the government declined   at high noon,    when their daughter, I adorned   with seed   pearls.   She car-  early Wednesday morning, some miscreant threw a stone at the plate  glass front of The Walker Press and  knocked a hole   in   a hundred-dollar  to accept it   nullified the legislation 'Miss Lilian Louise, became'the bride   ried a   bouquet   of    white roses and  of the session regarding a tariff com  mission, a federal grant to highways  and a grant of two million dollars to  l-  *  \7:  -.���������������������������' y   The,'T3udcrby'-'orchc'Jbi-aririirmcheAr.F"? .*^cria.^*r  f-iz ���������������������������     '     '-I .���������������������������   ^* . i���������������������������-���������������������������i,_^i ���������������������������-  :.:*.���������������������������   *i.n  ^ '-'.* union..   -The->  plate. ' Window'rbr'eaking has become) the Ontario . government's railway  epidemic in Enderby. A police court' running from Toronto north , into  case or two would no doubt have a' New Ontario., Parliament adjourned  salutary ^effect.  The city" water supply was badly  put out" of commission Tuesday and  Wednesday mornings by the in-take  at the _ head becoming jammed with  drift from the stream. Perhaps nobody suffered, the ''inconvenience so  much as the" staff of. printers in the  office of "the .Walker Press. They, are  ��������������������������� not water soaks, but the man who  toggles the, toggle couldn't , toggle  worth" "a   tinker's   toggle.    :        "  A Toronto ��������������������������� dispatch says * that the  Rev. Br. Gordon, of Queen's" University,, has been elected co:;ven"er'*6f*the  of Mr. Geo. A.    Keyes, Rev; Tiincan   lilies of the valley, and was attended  Campbell,    of    Stj    Andrews c'.urch,  officiating.       ,  The home decorations-were delicate  and subdued, the *Dannelling and  archways being trimmed with Oregon  grape,  with   carnations -and Easter  *.t . thc young-l  committee   on -..church  position .was - made, va*-  music  of' high-class'    ...    ��������������������������� ���������������������������_ _    _ _ ,,_.__._  Vmen's "dance in K. P. Hall la.it Wtd-;.Cant ^'the/death   of ^Rev^Principal  ' nesday,night. v-      ."���������������������������--.    -- j Patrick of Winnipeg. i������������������The,official; re-  ���������������������������J:-B. PeeVer is : preparing to" move  ports of the "clerks of the. presbyter  his family-to Nova Scotia,-.-where he' ies show* a^ote'apprMimatelyvTO per  '���������������������������will locate on"a small-farm and ever.-cent for   u3*������������������ni and   30.."per*.-cent.  'after live on the .fat o'*tlie land.       .^gainst.    -This. -J_s regarded- by���������������������������.some  church authorities as being' too ��������������������������� large  ^ra percentage'-'.in-, opposition" for the  General Assembly,to warrant.organic  union. '/'"'- "''"  '  Last-   Saturday- night-between 12  , ,,,      t,   T    -_,,'.._.  ,   and .1   o'clock,'' the." sawmill of.A^  Mr. and Mrs.,F. *L. Buckley-visited   ._ *   ,.      -     _. ��������������������������� ���������������������������'- ���������������������������     ,      -  -���������������������������_>_.-'.;*  ,,   -   ,      ,, . . .. -      *���������������������������   .    Tomkinson,  Deep Creek,  was. totally  Enderby this-.week   trom the coast.   ,   , .      . .  \__     ������������������������������������������������������".    , *,." -     -'   - ���������������������������_*���������������������������  ��������������������������� m,   - ,       , _.__,- I destroyed by fire, including some 85,-  They were   pleased -to note the pro-1 ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� .   ,-   . .    -,-  -,     , y ,    .. -   :-:���������������������������-  - :~  ..,.   ,A . ,        ,. ., 000 feet oMumber cut and-piled-near  gress made by the   town and predict  big things for Enderby.'  Bicycle riding "on the station platform has resulted in several narrow  ~escapes-from~accidentHx)=pedestrians,'ilV"v  . ,  , ,       ,       ,        ,        .       7 21-h.p.  gasoline engines.     They  of late, and   orders have been issued1  ' P. -Hassard is-preparing to eipend  $1,500'or $2,000 on the renovation of  his farm home. Hc will brbk ������������������������������������������������������ "in-er  the walls and point- it witn cement  blocks. -  the mill. The doss is estimated between $5,000 and' $6,000,. with no insurance. The mill was 100x20 feet  in size,____an_d .was   equippedj_with  to prosecute   the   law   breakers the  first time caught.  Rev. A. E. Roberts will occupy the  pulpit in the Methodist church next  Sunday morning and evenin?. He  will also be in attcniaiice at ti.e an  niversary supper to foe l.uld in the  --schlool-room-Monday cven'.ti?.   A. P. Crossman returned from the  coast on Monday. Mr. Crossman  passed the provincial examination  and is now commissioned to practice  law. He has taken over the business  of W. E. Banton, and will have his  office of attorney in thc Bell block.  At a meeting held by thc kindness  of Capt. Edwards in his house, it  was decided last week to form a  branck at Mara of the "Over-Seas"  Club. The following officers were  elected: President, H. Gordon Davies  Secretary, Leonard S. Hewer; executive, Major Langdon, S. D. Hine,  Chas. J. Davidson, Ei A. Robertson  and W. Kenyon.  Easter services will be observed in  St. George's church as follows: Good  Friday,- 8 a. m., ante-communion;  10.30 afm., Morning prayer and Litany; 12 to 3, the three-hours service.  (Collection for work among the  Jews.) 7.30, Evening prayer and meditation. Easter Day, 8 a.m., Holy  communion; 10.15 a.m., Morning  prayer; 11 a.m., Holy communion  (choral); 3 p.m., Children's service  and holy baptism; 7.30 p.m., Evening  prayer.    -  were  just finishing up a very successful  season, and were about to move the  machinery to another site. The origin of the fire is unknown, but it is  presumed to have caught from a  spark left smouldering in some unseen corner. The gasoline tanks did  not explode until thc.mill was nearly  burned .to the'grbiind: "^  BUILDING PERMITS   FOR MARCH  H. Byrnes, for Miss E. M. Forster,  cottage at corner Regent and Sicamous streets; $1,500.  F. Vincent, stable on Baird's lane,  for A. M. Baird; $10.  Walter Robinson, house corner Mill  and Sicamous, $2,500.  J. N. Grant, removal of stable  from back of lot in to Cliff street.for  S. Poison, $25.  MARCELLUS   JR.  by her sister,   Miss Hazel,. who was - "   -'- -"  charmingly dressed in pink and white1 - \ Jfz  and bore pink roses." The' groom was .;   " <-y  accompanied, by   Mr.   Sam   Beooks,"' 1/&-'.ii>  of the^ Brooks-Scanlon   corporation,'   ,-. -J-  of Kentwood.La.      7'      .,        t     '".=<' 77'  'Mrs. Chester Pratt presided"at the"- '   .~yy  piano,    and   rendered  'Mendelssohn's '/'\ ~ ^ 'Z/Z  wedding   march   and^- Spring ������������������, Song   ' *:7 $y  with ,a charm and expression seldom- -*'������������������������������������������������������'���������������������������*J'J-  ..*-���������������������������." y  hcard.        _ - .   .        ~. */������������������������������������������������������*���������������������������> r y"\ ���������������������������*.'���������������������������  When   congratulations    were /over;jtj"^i  Mr. Geo.  Schmidt sang^ in his'accusf 7_r^T./E*|  tomed .splendid style, ���������������������������"Beloved7it,isC~'it,?���������������������������?l  ,Mo"rn,'''��������������������������� following���������������������������which,- after a7brief 7%/z-$������������������i'h  intermission���������������������������-��������������������������� of - merrymaking,"-,-thef,,%7l7Vi  < -1  .j.     ,   "^    ** .%.   ���������������������������   -.-    ~\-iJ^--,. ~~r,Zr _ _������������������.-. , i>i^____.���������������������������5;5_;'^r'jL(ju  -guests-,were-"seated . to a sumptuous,sc.y?y%  bridal 'dinner." 7  -^ "7'': yz~yzy v*.^H3^*-  7The   following 7 guests'; we're'in at-;-*4 r!"^frC% I  tendance:.'Out ibt'town���������������������������Mr>and- Mrs.���������������������������'TV,"t7'*8$l  -F. .L.1 Buckley,'^ Mrs.7^ Chester Pratt^;.p-/^Z^\  ^Mi(ss^Helen Pratt and Master Donald &t tlts&r&l  ^ Pratt; Miss -pFaith- Lewis, Miss '-Hazel-;, l/r'Z H%\  iStevens; "Mr.'   Sam-"Brooks and '���������������������������Mi**!*'*,'**���������������������������'"' '  John Keyes.   Enderby���������������������������Mr." and; Mrs.'^f'~\'  A.  C_. * Leigliton, Mr. and Mrs. -F." R. / ( . H,  Prince, .Mrs.    F.- Vy Moffet, ?Mr.' and/ --/r  :Mrs.-H. M. AValker, Mr. F." M. Lewis,';*;,;'.  Mr. W.' J. Lemke,I-Dr/H.^wT'KeithI','''\*-jj;  the    Misses .Mabel   Beattie,    Gladys ."', j --'  Greyell, Pearl'Murray,'Maud Murray,- 7-.7  Edna Laing,  Margaret "George,- Mar-<: V  jorie Mowat, Francis Mowat,;-Esther -  Moffet,  aiid"'Messrs."^-Dr.* Crawford,^  Geo.'Schmidt,-G/L.' Williams, G.'_G.'7  Campbell and Milton Stevens."  - Mr.  and    Mrs. - Keyes   left, on the \ -  afternoon   train "on   a, trip through-  the middle and southern states. They  -  will reach their southern home, Kent-  '  woo_d,_La.,_by_the 1st of May.  1^'=  ���������������������������<m  \ *u-p I  That   great   Clyde   stallion of the  Stepney ranch   is   now standing for  service.   He will   travel between En  derby   and    Armstrong   this season.  Dates will be published later.   Rates  $20 for the season.  What about   that suit for Easter?  We have Fit-Rite.   J.W.Evans & Son.  J. S. Johnstone,' cement Hu'.ldm  contractor, is prepared to f:;rnish  straight blocks, veneer blocks, ce  ment brick, lawn vases, peer blocks  chimney blocks, lime and ceircnt  Leave orders early.  All the latest in   Men's Ties, Hose  and Belts.   J. W. Evans & Son.  ���������������������������"The government will more than ever realize its responsibilities to the  --people'of-the-Province.-���������������������������-Tlie-victory -which- =.-tlie--Conservative-party-Ihas-  achieved is a victory ior thc future of the province, for the government  will now go on with the larger issues that are but now. dimly dreamt of  in regard to the development and prosperity of thc province. In the  past we have labored with many handicaps and we have so far been  enormously successful. That wc will continucto be so is my greatest hope  especially in view of the magnificent attitude of the people whom we represent in parliament. v  ���������������������������"From now on British Columbia will forge ahead as she has never-  done before. Faith in the country's potentiality has been splendidly vindicated to-night, and with that great warrant to back us the government  of the province will clo its best to inspire that confidence in the investing  world  which  the people themselves   have so plainly exhibited."  PREMIER McBRIDE.  During her long .residence in Enderby, the bride won to her a host,  of warm friends, with ��������������������������� whom The  Press shares the wish that each day  of wedded life shall be filled with the  sweets of a life well spent.  Mr. Keyes is manager of the railway system operated by the Brooks-  Scanlon corporation, with head office  at" ICcntwood. "   "  BIG THINGS FOR GRINDROD  Get   tickets   of   the   Enderby Boy     The   ladies    of   the   W.  A.  of St.  Scouts and have them reserved at A.  Reeves'  for the Bengough  entertain-  George's church will hold a social  evening in K. of P. Hall on the eve-  j ning of April 10th.   Progressive whist  ment, put them in a safe place till ( wiu be the feature of the cvening>  Thursday, April 11th, then., put ,on| Prizes aWardcdi lst and 2nd ladies,  your best clothes, gather your family  and lst and 2nd genticmen.   Playing  around you and take them to K. P  Hall. During the show try not to  laugh, and it will give you so much  trouble that you will forget your  grouch.  will commence at 8.30 sharp.   Admission, 75c;'refreshments free.  CARD OF THANKS  Mrs. Offerhause, her mother and  family wish to offer their sincere  Just arrived. Line of Men's Felt thanks to friends in Armstrong, Ver-  Hats at $1.25, $1.5-0 and $1.75. Let non and Enderby for sympathy and  us show them to you. J. W. Evans great kindness in their terrible bc-  & Son, reavement,  The people of Grindrod are antici-.  pating big developments there this  summer. Word has been received  that the Dominion Investment Co.,  the people who have taken over the  Carlin orchard lands proposition, intend to spend $125,000 on the property, and the company expects to clear  all the land in 24 months. Fifty  houses are to be erected by thc company, also a hotel at that point. A  general store is to be put in this  ] summer. Representatives of the new  i company are expected to arrive at  , Grindrod by thc 15th to start the  work.  Mr. Crandlemire arrived at Grindrod this week with a carload of settler's effects. His family are following.  C. S. Handcock received word this  week of the death of his mother, Mrs.  E. Stratford-Handcock, at Newton  House, Athlobe, Ireland, aged 83, on  March 17th.  Men's working shoes, overalls and  gloves at lowest prices. J. W. Evans  & Son,  Pi ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  ONE WAY O UT  Copyright, 1911'  Bg WILLIAM CARLETON  [By Small, Mnynnrd & Co., Inc.  CHAPTER VIII.  (Continued.)  Sunday  \\7 E brought up an old blanket and  T spread it out beneath the.canopy and that, with a chair or  two, made uur root' garden. A local  branch of lhc Public Library was not  far distant .so tbat wu bad all tbe  reading matter wo wanted and hero  we used lo sit all day Sunday whon  wo didn't feel like doin.. anything else.  Here, too, we used to sit evenings. On  several hot nights Ruth, the boy and  1 brought iio our blankets and slept  out. The boy liked it so woll that  finally be came to sleep up hero most  of the summer. It was fine for him.  The harbor breeze swept the air clean  of smoke so that it was as good for  him as being at tbe sea-shore.  To us the sights from this roof were  marvellous.      They  appealed  strongly  because they were unlike anything we  had ever seen or for that matter unlike   anything   our   friends   had    ever  seen.      I   think  that  a  man's  friends  often   take  away   the  freshness   from  sights that otherwise might move him.  I've  never  been  to Europe,  but what  with magazine pictures and snapshots  and Mrs. Grover, who never forgot that  before she married Grover she had travelled for a whole year, I haven't any  special desire to visit London or Paris.  I -suppose   it  would  be  different  if  I  ever went, but even then I don't think  there  would  be  tbe novelty  to  it we  "found   from   our   roof.       And   it   was  just   that  novelty  and   the  ability   to  appreciate it that made our whole emigrant life possible.     It was for us the  Great   Adventure   again.      I    suppose  there are men who will growl lhat it's  all  bosh  to say  there is any real ro-  man-e  in  living   in  four  rooms  in  a  tenement district, eating what we ate,  digging in a ditch and mooning over a  view  from  the  roof top.      I  want  to  say   right  here  that  for    such    men  there   wouldn't   be   any   romance   or  beauty in such a life/    They'd be miserable.     There are plenty of men living down  there  now  and   they  never  miss  a  chance   to   air   their   opinions.  Some  of them  have big bodies but I  " wouldn't give  them  fifty cents a day  tf  work  for  me.      Luckily,  however,  " there, are not many of them in proportion  to  the others,  even  though  they  make more noise.  ' But"when you stop to think about it  , what else-is it but romance that leads  men to spend" their lives "fishing off the  "Banks when they could remain safely  ashore  and  get "better  pay  driving  a  * team?     Or. what drives them into the  "army  or  to  -work  on   railroads  when  they   neither" expect   nor   hope, to'- be  advanced?     Thc men themselves can't  - tell you. " They, take up the work unthinkingly,  but there  is  something  in  the very  hardships they  suffer which  lends   a   sting   to   the   life   and   holds  , them.     The only thing 1 know of that  will  do  this  and  turn  the  grind  into  an inspiration is romance.     It's what  the   new-comers   have, and   it's   what  our ancestors had ancl it's what a lot  of us who have stayed over here too  long out of the current have lost.  On the lazy summer mornings we  could '���������������������������hear the church bells and now  and then a set of chimes." Because  wc were above the street and next to  the sky they sounded as drowsily musical as in a country village. They made  me a bit conscience-stricken to think  that for the boy.'s sake I didn't make  an effort and go to some church. But  Cor a while it was church enough to  devote the seventh day to what the  Bible says it was niade_fr>r,__ R_uth  used to read out louci to us sufu-w������������������r  planned to make our book suit thc day  after a fashion. .Sometimes it was  Emerson, sometimes Tennyson���������������������������I was  fond of the Idylls���������������������������and sometimes  Later on we had  minister who bad  An old battle flag will attract twenty  foreigners to one American.     And'incidentally I wish to confess it was they  who made me ashamed of my ignorance  of   the   country's   history.      Beyond   a  memory   of   tlie   Revolution,   the   Civil  War   and   a   few   names   of   men   and  battles   connected   therewith,   I'd   forgotten all 1 ever learned at school on  this subject.      I'.ut here the many patriotic   celebrations   arranged    by    the  local   schools   in   the   endeavor   to   instill patriotism and the frequent visits  of the boys to the museums, kept the  subject   fresh.       Not   only   Dick,   but  Itulh and myself soon turned to it as  a- vital   part  of  our  education.      Inspired  by the old trophies that ought  to stand  for so much  to us of today  we   took   from   the   library   the   first  volume  of  Fiske's  fine  series  ancl   in  the course of time read them all.     As  we traced the fortunes of those early  adventurers  who   dreamed  and  sailed  towards  an   unknown   continent,   pictured   to* ourselves   thc "lives   of    the  tribes who wandered about in the big  tangle  of forest  growth   between  the  Atlantic and the Pacific, as we landed  on the bleak New England shores with  the  early  Pilgrims,  then  fought with  Washington,  then studied the perilous  internal    struggle'  culminating    with  Lincoln  and  the  Civil  War,  then the  dangerous      period    of   reconstruction  with   the   breathless   progress  following-���������������������������Why  it left us all  better Americans  than  we  had  ever  been  in  our  lives.      It gave  new  meaning  to  my  present  surroundings  and   helped   me  better to understand tho new-comers.  Somehow all those things of the past  didn't seem to concern Grover and the  rest of them in the trim? little houses.  They had no history ancl they were a  part   of  no   history.      Perhaps   that's  becauso they were making no history  themselves.      As  for  myself,  I  know  that  f. was just beginning to get acquainted  with  my ancestors���������������������������that for  tlie first time in my life, I was really  conscious   of   being   a   citizen   of   the  United States of America.  But I soon discovered that not only  the historic but the beautiful attracted  these people. They introduced me to  the Art Museum. In the winter following our first summer here,, when  the out of door attractions were con:  sidcrably narrowed down, Ruth and 1  used to go there about every other  Sunday with the boy. We came to  feel as familiar with our favorite pictures as though" they hung in'our own  house. -The Museum ceased to be a  public building; it .was our own. We  went in with a nod to'the old doorkeeper, who came to know us, and felt  as unconstrained there as at home. We  had our favorite nooks, our favorite  seats and we lounged about in the  soft lights of the rooms i'or hours at  a time. . The more we looked at- the  beautiful paintings, the old tapestries,  the treasures of stone and china, the  more we enjoyed" them. We were sure  to mcet\ some of our neighbors thore  and a young artist who lived on the  second floor of our house and whom  later J came to know very well, pointed out to us new beauties i'i tho eld  masters. He was selling plaster casts  at that time and studying art in the  night school.  I.i the old life, an art museum had  meant nothing to me more than that  it seemed a necessary institution :n  every city. It was a mark of good  breeding in a town, like the library in  a good many homes. But it had never  occurred to me to visit it and I know  it hadn't to any of my former as-  gi-if in i f������������������������������������8 -Tim woman occasionally.  very  a book of sermons,  a call from a youn,  a little minion chapel not far from our j  Hal and who looked in upon us at the j  snip's lion of the .'-eere-mry of the sel- |  , tlemi'iit house. We wont lo a ser- j  vicc'~at--ttt?-s cnnpel- oil'- .S'liiiLtV-iLiul p^u-.j  fore w<> o',ii>clvf!5 realized il we were ;  attending regularly wilh a zest and:  interest which wc had never felt in i  oar    .suburban    church-going.      Later;  in ���������������������������'  went to a special exhibition thai was  likely to be discussed at thc little dinners, but a week later they couldn't  have I did you what they livid scon.  Perhaps our neighborhood was liie ex-  (.���������������������������cptiuii and a bit more ignorant than  lhe average about sueh things, but I'll  venture to say there isn't a middle-  elat'S community in this eounlr.. where  Iho paintings play the part Ir. the lives  of lho people that they do among the  foreign-boi'iiT "A" class" heller than limy  does thc work; a class lower enjoys  H. Where the middle-class conies in.  I don't know.  After   being  gone  all   the  afternoon  si ill  \\ adi  of  us   found  a share  and came to have a l we'd   bo  glad  to  get  home .'igain  rind  ind contentment  In i mav  .Mead   of my ! and  the work ciirs'Mvi'S  great  satisfaction  It.      But   I  ain   runnin;.  story.  We'd have dinner this first summer  at about half past one and then perhaps we'd go for a walk. There wasn't a street in the city that  terest us. but as a rule  visit one of the parks,  there were so many of them or thai  they were so different. We had  choice of the ocean or a river or  woods. If we had wished, to spend  say, thirty cents in car fare  have had a further  beach, the mountains, or a taste of the  countrv which in places had not  changed In lhe last hundred years.  This would have given us a two hours'  ride. Occasionally we did  at'present there was too much  within walking distance.  For one thing it suddenly occurred  to me that though I had lived in this  city over thirty years I had not yet  seen such places of interest as always  attracted visitors from out of town,  attention was brought to this  the need of limiting  amusements that didn't  but chiefly by  didn't in-  we'd  plan  to  I didn't know  thai  our  the  end.  we could  choice    of    the  this,   but  to see  My  ���������������������������first by  ourselvs    to  cost anything,  learning where the better   element   down   here     spent   their  Sundays.       Vou   have   only   to   follow  owd  to find out where the ob-  national   pride   are   located.  this cr  jects   of  ic we'd have a lunch of .'old beans  biscuits or some of the pudding*  lhat was left over. Then during the  .summer months we'd go bac; to the  roof for a restful evening. At night  ih>; view was as different from the  day as you could imagine. Behind us  the city proper was in a bluish haze  made by tbe electric lights. Then wc  could see the yellow lights of Lhe upper windows in aii the neighboring  houses and beyond these, over the roof  tops which seemed now to huddle  closer together, wc saw the passing red  rind green lights of moving vessels.  Overhead were thc same clean stars  which were at the same time shining  clown upon thc woods and the mountain  tops. There was something about it  that made me feel, a man and a free  man. There was twenty years of slavery back of me to make me appreciate this.  And Ruth reading my thoughts in  my eyes used to nestle closer to me  and the boy with his chin in his hands  would stare out at-sea and dream his  own dreams.  my whole life, my imagination became  tired with new plans. 1 saw no reason why J myself should not become  an employer. As in the next few  weeks 1 enlarged my circle of -acquaintances and pushed my inquiries in evory  possible direction 1 found this idea was  in tlie air down here. The ambition  of all these people was towards complete independence. Hither they hoped  to .:ol up in business for themselves in  this country or they looked forward  lo saving enough to return to the land  of thoir birth and live there as small  land owners. 1 speak more especially  of the Italians because just now 1 was  thrown more in contact with them than  the others. hx rny city they, with the  Irish, seemed peculiarly of real emigrant stuff. The Jews were so clannish that they were a problem in themselves; the Germans assimilated a little,  better and yet they too were like one  large family. They did not get into  the city life very much and tven -in  their business stuck pretty closely to  one line. For a good many years they  remained essentially Germans. But  the Irish were citizens from the time  they landed ancl the Italians eventually became such if by a slower pro-  CC1S,  The former went into everything.  They are troTiendously adaptable people. But whatever they tackled they  locked forward to independence and  general'y wor it. Even a man of so  humble an ambition as Murp^iv had  accomplished this. The Italians either  went into the fruit business for which  they seem to have a ,-nack or served  as day laborers ancl saved. There  was a man down here who was always  ready to stake them to a can and a  supply of fruit, at an ixorbirant price  L> be sure, but they pushed their carts  patiently mile upon mile until in-the  end they saved enough to buy one of  their own. The next step-was a small  fiuit store. The laborers, once they  had acquired a working capital, took  up many things���������������������������a lot of them going  into the country and buying deserted  farms. It was wonderful what they  did with this land upon which the old  stock New Englander had not been-able  to live. But of course in "part explanation of this, you must remember  t'.nt these. New England villages have  long been drained of their best. In  many cases only the maim, the halt,  and "the blind are left and these stand  no - more chance against the modern  pioneer than they would against one  of their own sturdy forefathers.-  Another' occupation which the Italians seemed to pre-empt was the boot-  blacking business. It may -seem odd  to dignify so-menial an employment as  a business, but. there is many a head  of such an establishment who could  show a fatter bank account than two-  thirds of -his clients. The next, time  you go into a little nook containing,  say, fifteen chairs, figure out for yourself how many nickels-are left there  in a clay. The rent is often high���������������������������it is  some proof of a business worth thought  when you consider Lhat thoy are able  to pay for positions on'-' the leading-  business streets���������������������������but thc labor is cheap  and the furnishings and cost of raw  material slight. Pasqualc had set rne  to thinking long before, when 1 learned that he was earning almost as much  a week as I. It is no unusual thing  for a man who owns his "emporium"  to draw ten dollars a day in profits and  not show himself until he empties the  cash register at night.  But the facL that impressed me in  these people���������������������������and this holds peculiarly��������������������������� \ riip-nf-l |ip_.1pws���������������������������was-that-thev��������������������������� all  sobriety and. honesty. A salary- with  an old, strongly established company  seemed to them about as big a stroke  of luck for a young man as a legacy.  1 myself had hoped, to find a place for  Dick with one. of: the big trust companies.  Of course down here these people did  not have the same opportunities. Most  of the old firms preferred the "bright  young American," and 1 guess they  secured mos' of them. 1 pity the  "bright young American," but I can't  help congratulating the bright young  Irishmen. They aro forced as a result to make business for themselves  and they are given every opportunity in  ilie world for doing il. And fhey aro  doing it. Ancl J, breathing in this  atmosphere, made up my mind that 1  would do it, too.  With this in mind 1 outlined for myself a systematic course of procedure.  Jt was evident that in this as in any  othor business I must master thoroughly the details before taking up tlie larger problems. The details of this as  of any other business lay at the bottom and so for these at least I was  at present in the best possible position. The two most important factors  to thc success of a contractor seemed  to me to be, roughly speaking, the securing and handling of men ancl the  purchase ancl use of materials. Of the  two, tho former appeared to be the  more important. Even in the few-  weeks I had been at work here I had  observed a big difference in the amount  of labor accomplished by different men  individually. I could have picked out  a' half dozen that were worth more  than all "-the others put together. Ana  in the two foremen I had noticed another big difference in the varying capacity of a boss to get 'work out of  the men collectively. In work where  labor counted for so much in the final  cost as hero, it appeared as though this  involved almost tho whole question of  profit and loss. With a hundred men  employed at a dollar and a half a day,  the saving of a single hour meant the  saving of a- good many dollars.  It may seem odd that so ,,obvious a  fact was not taken advantage of by the  present contractors. Doubtless it was  realize'd, but my later experience  showed me that tho obvious is very  often neglected. _ In this business as  in many others, Lhe details fall into a  rut and often a newcomer with a fresh  point of view will detect waste that  has been going on unnoticed for years.  I  was. almost  forty  years  old/ fairly  him say a hundred such men- and by  better treatment, possibly better pay7  possibly a guarantee of continuous  work, make cf them a loyal, hard  working machine with a capacity tor  double the work of the ordinary gang?  Such organization as this was going  on in other lines of business, why not  in this? With such a machine at his  command, a man ought to make himself a formidable competitor with even  the long established units.  (To be continued.)  CHAPTER IX.  Plans for the Future  As I said, with that first dollar in  the ginger jar representing the first  actual  saving I   had  ever  effected  in  shied away from the salaried jobs. In  making such generalizations I may be  running a risk because I'm only giving the results of my own limited observation and experience. But I want  it understood that from the beginning  to the end of these recollections I'm  trying to do nothing more. Tin not a  student. I'm not a sociologist. The  conditions which I observed may not  hold c-lsfwbere for all T know, From a  diTi'orciit"iioinf of vYew,Jlhoy" might~"n ot  Lo another .seem to hold even in my own  city. I won't argue Willi anyone about  it. I set down what I myself saw and  let it go al that.  Going   back   to     thc    small     group  among whom I lived when I was wilh  the   United   Woollen,   ft  seems  to  me  that evory  malt  clung  to a salary na  though it wero hi.s only possible hope.  1 know men among them who even refused  lo work on a commission  basis  although they were practically s.ure of  earning in this way double what they  wero  being paid  by the year.      They  considered  a salary as a form of insurance and  once  in  tho grip  of this  idcii they had nothing Im look forward  to except an increase.     I was no better myself.     I didn't really expect to be  head of the firm.      Nor did  thc other  men.     We weren't working and holding on with any notion of winning independence along lhat line.   The most  we hoped for was a bigger salary. Some  men     didn't    anticipate    more    thar  twenty-five hundred like me, and others  ���������������������������the  younger men���������������������������talked about five  thousand  and  even  ten  thousand.      1  didn't   hear   them   discuss   what   they  were going to do when they were general  managers or vice-presidents,' but  always  what   they   could   enjoy   when  thoy  drew  the  larger  annuity.      And  save   those   who   saw   in   professional  work  a way  out,  this was  the careei  they wore choosing for their sons. They  wanted to get them into banks and tin  big companies where the assurance o'  lazy routine advancement up to a cer  tain point was the reward for industry,  intelligent, and I had everything at  stake. So I was distinctly more alert  than those who retained thoir positions merely by letting things run  along as well as they always had been  going. But however you may explain  it,-1 knew that the foreman didn't get  as-much-work out of me,as he might  have done. In spite of all the control 1 exorcised over myself I often  quit work realizing that . half -my  strength during the day had gone for  nothing. And though "it may sound  like boasting lo say it, I think I" worked both more conscientiously and" intelligently than most of the men.  In the first place tlie* foreman was a  bully. He' believed in driving his  men. He swore at Ihem and goaded  them as an ignorant countryman often  tries to drive oxen. The result was a  good deal the same as it is with oxen  ���������������������������the men worked excitedly when under the sling and loafed the rest of  the time. ' In a crisis, the boss was  able to spur them on to their best���������������������������  though- even then they wasted strength  in.frantic endeavor���������������������������but he. could not  keep them up to a consistent level of  steady work. And that's what counts.  As in a Marathon race the men who  maintain a steady plugging pace from  start to finish aro the ones who accomplish.  Thc question may bo asked how such  a boss could keep his job. I myself  did not understand that at first, but  -lalG-p=a s=I���������������������������woi*ked=wi t-h=-d i ff oren t��������������������������� mciv  and under different bosses 1 saw that  it was because their methods, were  much alike and that tho results were  much alike. A certain standard had  been established as to the amount of  work that should be done by a hundred men and this was maintained.  The boss had figured out loosely how  much the men would work and thc  men had figured out lo a minute how  much they could loaf. Neither man  nor boss Look any special interest In  thc work itself. The men wero allowed to waste just so much time in  getting water, in filling their pipes, in  spitting on their hands, in resting on  their shovels, in lazy chatter, and so  long ns they did not exceed this nothing was said.  The trouble was that lhe standard  was low and this was because the  men had nothing to gain by steady,  conscientious work and also because  Lhe boss did nol understand them nor  distinguish between them. For instance the foreman ought to have got  thc work of two men out of mo, but  he wouldn't havo, if I hadn't chosen  fo give it. That hold true also of  Rafferty and one or two others.  Now my idea was this: that if a man  made a study of these men who, in this  city at any rate, wero the key to the  contractor's problem, and learned their  little peculiarities, their standards of  justice, their ambitions, their weakness and their strength, he ought to be  able to increase their working capacity. Certainly an intelligent teamster does this with horses and it seemed as though it ought to be possible  to accomplish still finer results with  men. To go a little farther in my ambition, it also seemed possible to pick  ���������������������������ind select the best of these men instead of taking them at random, For  Instance In the present gang there  were at least a half dozen who stood  out as more intelligent and stronger  ihvsically than all the others. Why  couldn't a man in time gather about  WHERE WIFE'S RELATIVES LEAD  In England, where the quest ion of  precedence is a vital one, even at family panics, there is a definite rule as  to whose relatives shall go first, thoso  of the wife or thoso of the husband.  Thero are Severn I reasons for this being so. The wife's mother is taken in  to dinner by her son-in-law, thc host,  as he could not take his own mother  or his own sister. Again, a wife could  go in lo dinner with her brother-in-  law, but not with hor own brother when  other men guests were present.  Concerning more distant relations  thc case is different. A host couid  take in his own married niece, ancl the  hostess her nephew, but they would  not do so if the wife's niece or Lho  wife's nephew were present on lhe occasion. This because or Lhe preference  usually accorded Lo Lhc relatives of  thc wife over those of the husband.  It is essentially at dinner parties  that this question of precedence has to  be considered, but in reality it comes  to thc front throughout the day', not  only at mewls, but on all those occasions where one or othor of the ladies  must lake the lead. For instance,  when a drive is proposed, either by  carriage or by motor, the first to enter  the vehicle is a relative of thc wife,  mother or sister, followed by a relative of the husband, the hostess entering last.  At luncheon the wife's mother often  occupies the seat at the bottom of the  table in Lhe absence of the host, and  assists in doing the honors to the  guests. At Lea she also assisLs her  daughter in helping Lhe guesis to all  they require in tho way of cakes ancl  bread ancl butter, etc.  At dinner sho is the first to be helped, as tho waiting commences from Lhe"  host's right hand, and should the guests  be helped in the order in which thoy are  seated, and they happen to be numerous, unless thore are duplicate dishes,,  Lhe relalives of Lhc husband have some  little time'to wait in each course.    The.  signal for thc ladies Lo leave Lhe din-"  ing-room   is  given  by  Lho  hostess   to  the  lady  who  is  seated^at  the  host's  right  hand,   hor. mother" in   a   family  party, and she is the first to lead the",  way    from    the   dining-room    to    the  drawing-room;- -followed -byv. the" "oilier-  ladies, lhe hostess going last.    The ad-,  jo'urnmcht for the highij'is'made"iii a",  like  manner,-the proposal  boing  suggested by- the  hostess  to  her moth'ciy  iind carried out as aforesaid.7 Thus, it  will be seen that throughout-the.- visit"-  the   honors   of   the  situation   arc   bestowed upon the relations of the hos- --  toss, and this by general consent.  THE SOWERS  .  Sowers went out to "sow, but diverse  fortunes followed their sowing.  The. first sower ' sowed the seed in  fruitful ground which" his forefathers  had cultivated from time immemorial.  The seed ca me-forth and yielded the  sower one hundredfold.  The second sower "sowed thc seed in  unfruitful ground which!workers had  cultivated with their hands.    -    ~  The seed came forth and yielded the,  sower ten fold.  The third .sower sowed the seed' in  stony ground, which lie had cultivated  with his own hands and had covered  with soil brought front afar.  Thc seed came foi^th and yielded the  sower twofold.  =yA=nli=tii c poop itrWiTtirWfri aTT^i!^tl==n=tr  him who reaped only the twoiol',1, and  cried out:  "Sec, thc poor man, what a pitiful  crop he has raised! "  '.But a wise man passed by, pressed tlio  sweaty hand of the third sower, and  said:  "Brother, a blessing on you, pinl your  harvest will bring you joy,'for your'crop  Wiis raised on ground which never before was en If ivii f ed. The j'esljire. .Li v ing.  "upon life"labor of'others. "Vou alone an.  ii creator."  CHILDHOOD IN JAPAN  The great day In the Japanese child's  life Is tho Mirayamalri, or the templo  visit, which may be said lo correspond  roughly with tho Western chrislening.  The infant, if a boy, on Lhe thirty-first  clay, ancl ir a girl, on the thirty-third, is  carried to the templo and is placed under the guardianship of a special deity  chosen by the parents. For this occasion the mosL beautiful crepe clothes  Lhat the parents or grandparents can  afford are used, consisting of a set of'  three; the outer one being marked with  the family crest and gay with silk  linings.  Except in dress, no difference is  made in thc first yoar or two of a male,  or female infant's life. White is the  color of mourning, and is never used  for children. Scarlet is the baby's color, but after Lhe first year the boy  baby's clothes are of blue or brown and  black striped materials, while the kimono of the little girl is much brighter,  with large patterns of birds and flowers and leaves, with a profusion of  crimson and pink, which, diminishes  with age, Childhood in Japan is certainly a very happy time. It never  has beon necessary to form a society  for the prevention of cruelty of children, and proverbs such as this show  how tenderly they are cared for and  how fully their importance is recognized in the household: "Kodakara,"  or "Children are treasures." I'       1  w  ���������������������������1  IX-A  IV-  KXDKRMY  PRESS  AND  AV ACKER'S  WEEKLY  The Nailer lounged across to Pretty  Agnes; Mollic S(|iiint, whose heart was  kindly, followed hiin.  "W'y don't yousc lap up your suds?"  queried tlio Nailer, pointing to the beer.  Then, without waiting for a return, he  continued, "Where's Sammy?"  "Oil, 1 don't know," burst from Pretty  Agnes, whose manner was that of one  half desperate. "Nailer, I'm .simply  fretted bally."  "Will's gone crooked, dear?" put In  Mollio Squint, soothingly. "Youse  ain't been puttin' on th' mills wll'  Sammy?"  "No," replied ProlLy Agnes, Lhe Lears  beginning lo flow; "me an' Sammy's all  right. On'y hc won't listen!" Then  suddenly pointing with her finger, she  exclaimed: "Tliere! It's him I'm wor-  ,ryin' about!"  The Nailer and Mollic Squint glanced  in the direction indicated by Pretty  Agnes. She was pointing at the  Ghost.  The Ghost had jusl come in, and had  sidled i.nlo a chair. IL musL be admitted that there was much in his appearance Lo dislike. His lips wore  loose, his eyes half closed and sleepy,  while his chin was cat-like, relrcal-  ing, unbased. In figure he was undersized, slope-shouldered, slouching.  When hc spoke, his voice drawled, and  Nearly all children are subject to  worms, and many are born with them.  Spare tliem suffering by using Mother  Graves' Worm Exterminator, the best  remedy of the kind that can^be had.  CURED BY GIN PILLS  "Bridgeville, N.S.  "For    twenty,   years   T   have ' been  troubled   with    Kidney   and   Bladder  Trouble,   and   have   been   treated   by  many  doctors,  but  found  litlle relief.  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"He's got me wild!"  The Nailer donned an expression,  cynical and incredulous. 'Wat's this?"  said be. "W'y, Agnes, youse ain't go-  in' soft on that mutt, be yousc? Say,  youse must be geltin' balmy!"  "It ain't that," returned Pretty Agnes,  indignantly. "Do youse think I'd fall  for such a chromo?     I'd be bughouse!"  "Bughouse wouldn't half tell it!" declared iMollio Squint, fervently. "Him?"  ���������������������������nodding toward the Ghost. "W'y,  he's woise'n a wet dog!"  "Well," returned the puzzled Nailer,  who, with little imagination, owned still  less of sentimental breadth, "if youse  ain't gone an' got stuck on him,- then  how's he managin' to fret youse? Show  me, an' I'll take a punch at his lamp.  "Punchin' wouldn't do no good," replied Pretty Agnes, resignedly. "This  is how if stands. Sammy an' Big  Head's gettin' ready to do a schlain  job. They've let th' Ghost join out  wit' 'em, an' I know he's goin' to give  'em up."  "Unless youse's got somethin' fo go  on, Agnes," he remonstrated, "youse  oughtn't to make a squawk like that.  How do youse know he's goin' to rap?  "'Cause he always raps," she cried  fiercely. "Where's Mashier? Where's  Marky Price? Where's Skinny Good-  stein? Up th' river! An' all his pals,  once; every one of 'em! He's filled in  wit' tli' best night men that ever cracked a, bin. An' every one of 'em's do-  in' their bits, while he's here drinkin'  beer., I tell youse, the Ghost's a snitch!  Youse can see 'Copper' written.on his  face!"  "If T fought so," growled'the Nailer,  an evil gleam in his eyes, "I'd croak  him right here." Then, as offering ���������������������������-.  solution: "If you're so sure he's a stool,  w'y don't youse tail him an' see if he  makes a meet wit' any bulls?'!  "Tail nothin'!" scoffed Pretty Agnes,  bitterly; "me mind's made up. All  I'll do is wait. If Sammy falls, it'll  be th', Ghost's last rap. I know a pnrty  who's crazy stuck on me; an' I've been  handin'. him th' ice. pitcher.' All, I  have to do is soften up, an' he'll croak  th-Ghost-th' minute I says~ih7 wuid.'"  IMiclnight! , '.   -  ���������������������������The theatre of operations was a"  cigar1 store, in* Canal Street," near the  Bowery. 'The Ghost was -on, the outside. The'safe'was a back number;  to "think"of soup in,connection with it  would have been'paying it a compliment. After an hour's work with a  can-opener, Sammy ancl Big Head declared themselves within ten minutes  of the money. All that remained was  to batter in tho inner lining* of jthe box.  Big Head cocked a sudden and suspicious ear. *  "What's that?';, he whispered.  Sammy "had just reversed' the can-  opener, for an attack upon the sheet-  iron lining*.     He paused in midswing.  "It's a pinch!" cried Sammy, after a  moment, at_ the same time crashing  down thc heavy iron tool. Then, with  a cataract of curses: "It's a pinch! ���������������������������  an' th' Ghost is in on it! Agnes had  him right!"  lt was a pinch sure enough. Even  as Sammy spoke, Rocheford and Wer-  theimer of the Central Office were covering- them with their pistols.  "Hands up!" came from Werthcimer.  ���������������������������--Youlve^gGU-us^banffrrigh-t!���������������������������sri id-Big.  Head.     "Slow th' gaits."   "  Outside they found Cohen, also of  the Central Office, with the ruflles on  thc Ghost. "That's only a throw-off,"  sneered Sammy, pointing to the  bracelets on the Ghost; ���������������������������"but it don't  go, sec?"  The Ghost began to 'whine. The  loose lip became looser than ever, the  drooping lids drooped lower still.  _"W'y, _Snmmy,^ ho said weepingly,  ,,y6u~hn'~'Big Head doh'f t'tnk"Td"go an'  give youse up!"  "That's all right," retorted Sammy,  grimly;  "youso'll get yours, Ghost."  Had tho Ghost been wise he would  have remained in tlio Tombs; it was  his best chance. But the Ghost was  not wise. Within the week he was  walking the streets, and trying to explain a freedom which so sharply contrasted with tho caged condition of  Big I-Iead and Sammy Hart. Gangland turned its back on him for a  snitch; and, thick as ho was, Gangland  made  him  feel  its, condemnation.  It was black night in University  Place. Thc Ghost was gumshoeing his  way towards the Bridge Saloon. A  taxicab came slowly crabbing along the  curb, lt stopped; a quick figure slipped out and���������������������������with the muzzle on the  very spot���������������������������put a bullet through the  base of the Ghost's brain.  Tho Ghost went down without a  quiver.  The quick figure leaped back into  the cab. The door slammed, and the  cab dashed off into the darkness at  racing speed.  In that splinter of time required to  start the cab, had you been ��������������������������� near  enough you might have seen two white  small hands, with a kind of rapturous acceptance, clutch at the quick  figure as  it sprang into the cab, and  t is Castoria.  /^ASTORIA is a harmless substitute for Castor Oil, Paregoric, Drops and  Soothing Syrups, It is pleasant. Ii: contains neither Opium, Morphine nor  other larcotic substance. Its a^e is its guarantee. It destroys Worms and allays  Feverishness. For more than thirty years h has been in constant use for the relief  of Constipation, Flatulency, Wind Colic, all Teething Troubles and Diarrhoea. It  regulates the, Stomach and Boweh, assimilates the Food,- giving healthy and  natural sleep.   The Children's Panacea���������������������������The Mother's Friend.  The Kind You Have Always Bought, and which has been in use for over  30 years, has borne the signature of Chas. E Fletcher, and has been made under.-  his personal supervision since its infancy.   Allow.no one to deceive you in this.  All Counterfeits, Imitations and "Just-as-good" are but Experiments that trifle with  and endanger the health of Infants and Children���������������������������Experience against Experiment.  Letters from Prominent Physicians  addressed to Chas. H. Fletcher.  Dr. Albert W. Kahl, of^Buffalo, N. Y., says: "I have used Castoria:'in  my practice for the past 26 years. I regard it as an excellent medicine  for children." . ���������������������������._.'".  Dr. Gustave A. Eisengraebcr, of St. Paul, Minn., says: "I have used  your Castoria repeatedly ia ray practice with good results, and can recom- ,  caend it as aa excellent, mild and harmless remedy for children." ,    -  Dr. E. J. Dennis,'-cf Et. Louis, Mo., says: "I have used and prescribed  your Castoria in xzy sanitarium and outsido practice for a number of years  and find it to be ca excellent remedy for children."  Dr. G. A. Duclaanaa, cf Philadelphia, Pa., says: "I have used your Cas- ���������������������������  toria la lie cace cf rzy ovra baby aad find it pleasant-to take, and have  obtained excellent results from its use." "..'.*'  Jill!,'      Dr. J. E. Ciiapsoa, cf Chicago, 111., says: "I have used your Castoria in ,-  ll cases cf colic ia children r.nd have found it the best medicine of its kindT ���������������������������'  on the market." ��������������������������� -    ,' -      7."  *  Dr. It. E. Eskildson, cf Omaha, Neb'., says: "1 find your.Castori'a'tb he, a "'  standard family remedy. - It is the best thing for infants and children' I *~'  have over known and I-recommend it."      "        .���������������������������_���������������������������     <    -7      , ���������������������������"-//',-_~7:  "Drill. SI. Kobi^sca, cf Kansas City, Mo., says: "Your.Castoria certainly; t.  I  Promotes Digcslion.CheerPu!-  ness and Itesl.Contains neither  Opiuni.Morpliinc nor "Mineral.  Not "Nahc otic .  //tape of Old. DrSMUELPlTCllUi  fkmp/cui Seed-'  jilx.Suinti ���������������������������������������������  RoAelUSnlu-  fifpcrHwit -  Be CarboHakStKla ���������������������������*  7/Sr������������������p,JW-  "    Cla������������������fird\tognr  Muttenji-een. flavor.    ���������������������������  Apeifcc! Remedy for Constipation , Sour, Stomach. Diarrhoea  Worms .Convulsions .Feverishness and Loss OF S1eep>  FGcSur,ile_Si(_nalure ol7  . NEWr VORK:  1  I'll  i  IM jl  Willi!'.!  has merit.   Is.not its  its continued use by mothers through all.these -:���������������������������  years," and the many attempts to-imitate it, sufficient, recommendation?  "What can-a physician add?,   Leave it'to tho mothers."-   '"���������������������������.   **'��������������������������� -*��������������������������� % *   ':, *  Dr. Edwin. F. Pardee, of Now York City, says: "For several years I havo'  recommended your Castoria and shall always continue to do so, as'it" has;  invariably produced beneHcial results."    " ^ ~' "~     *��������������������������� -?    ' _- f.  J   Dr. N. B. Sizer, of*Brooklyn, N. Y., says: "I object to what are called'  patent medicines, "where" maker alone knows what ingredients are put Ja*  them, but I know���������������������������the formula of your Castoria and advise its use."- i, 7_ 7  GENUINE  CASTORIA  ALWAYS  -     WJ-3.  I  /*���������������������������-.   ������������������. .-^b-  .- ��������������������������� ���������������������������. .A t b?j^ohth s  old   '.���������������������������"'" p..  EXACT COPV OF WRAPPER;  to..  *aft  V c"l*i''"T'"*LJL i  _  - A\   \j '���������������������������"���������������������������-it;  -,_ ,       j*-- -<������������������ .i-"i?rf L  rT * '<   *--i t^  - r1 -i   -a-rr I  Exact Copy of Wrapper.  Why suffer from  corns  when  they  can be painlessly rooted out by using  li   i Holloway's Corn Cure.  In Use For Over 30 Years,  THE CENTAUR COMPANY. NEW YORK CITV  heard the eager voice of a" woman saying:  "Promise for'promise, and word for  word! ; Take me!���������������������������havo me!���������������������������wear  me! ' Whocwouldn't give soul and-body  i'or th'-death of,a snitch?���������������������������for th' blood  of th' Ghost?���������������������������for-a snake that will  bite no-more?"  LITERATURE   AND   MARRIAGE  No one has put the case so pertinently as Do Quincey when ,he says  that the wives and children of literary  men create "for them thc deadliest of  =theiiu=^anxietieSi=iU=is=pthej������������������=who=stuf������������������  the writing man's pillow with thorns  nnd surround his daily life with snares,  To a man of family who has no resources except what his pen may yield,  what a maddening thought it is that  some day he may be face to face with  sudden failure of his resources, and to  know that instant ruin atends his failure to exert so delicate an organ as  the creative intellect. Do Quincey  sufforpd tills forrihlp Anxiety: nnd so  did ~13ur7is,~ pcrlKips~ovbri In orb- poignantly.  Balzac says that the author, should  have neither wife nor children, that ho  should in common honesty to others  tread his path alone, and Splelhagen,  thc groat Gorman novelist, Flaubert,  Byron, Waller Savage Landor, and  others reinforce this opinion. Vet it  tliere is a man in the world needs tlie  love nnd sympathy of a wife it is the  literary man. But in literature's annals the fact stands forth lhat, of nil  men, authors have been the least happy  in their domestic lives. Shakespeare,  from his own bitter experience, announced that a young man married is  a man that's marred. Milton sang of  "Paradise Lost," and he experienced  it with three successive wives. Addison escaped from his Countess to Wills  Coffee-house ancl the geniality of  Steele and fellow writers. Tlie modern  author escapes through tho divorce  court, whither Bulwer, Lytton, ana  Byron would have found their release  had they been of to-day. Dickens'  domestic troubles have' never been  satisfactorily explained, but he said it  was "a case of incompatibility of'temper���������������������������whose he did not "state.v, And it is  much,- 'this incompatibility of temper���������������������������temperament, too���������������������������from Xantip-  pe downward���������������������������which, apart from the  living wage question,'lies at the back  of the question. -  There have been wives "who were to  their author-husbands both their comfort and their stay. Lamartine "and  John Stuart Mill had life partners who  were perfectly ' congenial. Beacons-  field, in his dedication in "Sybil," terms  his "a perfect wife." Dr. Johnstone's  ^Letfy-��������������������������� mn dc���������������������������him���������������������������V-ery^iappy^and.  hc never ceased to miss her and mourn  her death. Guizot and his wife Avere  as twin-souls, and so were that incomparable pair, Robert Browning and his  helpmate. Wordsworth's wife Avas a  "phantom of delight" to him, while  Shelley's second von lure proved a fortunate choice, the strongest bond of  sympathy and affection existing between tho married pair. If the liter-  nry man >will marry, his wife���������������������������lo get  down" r6"the-boiic.s"of lhe-nulllor^  should  be either a  plain-minded wo  man, who can, occupy herself * exclu-7  sively with household'.matters' and  shield her husband's peace, by" taxiing '  on herself more than the darning of  his'socks, or else a-woman_ capable of*  entering unaggressively "into his liter--  ary life.    - -        _.���������������������������'-...   :-,,-. .- ^.  yv  When Your Eyes Need Care  Try Murine Evo KiMncuy. No Siimrllna���������������������������Feels  Fine���������������������������AcLh Quickly. Try It tor Ili-d, Weak,  Watery 15yca find Granulated Eyelids. Illustrated Doolc in eaoli Paeli.'iRC. Murine Is  compounded by our Ooulliis-iiol a'Tiuenp Mort-  ielnu"���������������������������but, ii&eu In sucucsblul I'liyMcliiiis' J'rac-  tico for many voais. Now dudlcuiud to tlio Public and sold bv'Drii.'Kisls at 25o nnd Mc jiorlloulo.  Minim-   Kyo Salvo In Asopllc Tubes, 2,k; and 60'.'.  iVIurino Eyo Remedy Co., Chicago  TITLE WOULDN'T SAVE HIM       *  A   certain   gentleman  who  had   acquired riches rather quickly, purchased '-  an-estate on  the  banks of the River -  Clyde   which   adjoins   those' of   Lord,  Blantyre   and   Sir  Charles; Bine-Ren-,'  shaw,=^Strolling^through=his=place_one=^  day he chanced to go-too far and was ������������������������������������������������������  accosted by a burly Scotch game-keeper, who in language more forcible than*-  polite   ordered   him  off.  the   grounds.  Remonstrance    only    produced    more  "langwidge" from the burly ono.  "Sir," said thc pompous one, "do you  know who I am? I am the Faulds of  Ardgeriff!"  "I don't care if you are the Falls of  Niagara,"- ani'd the same-keeper, -"ye're  goon~oot "o* this?'  Too many honest people make the"  mistake of trying to beat a swindler  at his own game,  Mfs Cure  Oni-ntjc HEALS THE I.UNGS  UJU-yiS PRICE. 25 CiiNTS  It Rubs Pain Away.���������������������������There is no  liniment so efficacious in overcoming  pain as Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil. The  hand that rubs lt In rubs the pain  away and on this account there is no  preparation that stands so high in  oublic esteem. There is no surer painkiller procurable, as thousands can attest who have used it successfully in  treating many ailments.  WMM Rifle and Pistol Cartridges.  The proof of thc pudding is the eating ; the proof of  the cartridge is its shooting. The great popularity  attained by Winchester rifle and pistol cartridges  during a period of over 30 years is the best proof of  their shooting qualities. They always give satisfaction. Winchester .22 caliber cartridges loaded with  Smokeless powder have the celebrated Winchester Greaseless Bullets, which make them cleaner to  handle than any cartridges of this caliber made.  ALL SUCCESSFUL SPORTSMEN USE THEM.  127 THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, April 4, 1912  /V '{J  Beauties  Come and see them  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  Cliff St. Knd.'1-by  SECRET SOCIETIES  A. SUTCLiFFE  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40  tejrular meetings first  Thursday on vr :if{er th<-  full moon at S p. ni. in 0$Td-  fellows II at). Yieitinp  brethren eordially invited.  F. H.  BARNES  Secretary  KI. 0.0. F.  "^SHi^  Eureka Lodjrc No. i0  . Meets every Tuesday uveninjf at 8 o'clock, in I. 0.  O. V. hall, Metcalf block.    Visiting- brothers always    welcome. J. C. MKTCA I,F. N. G.  . It. rO. WHEELI3K. Secy.  "J. B. GAYLORU, Treas.  ^     ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35, K. of P.  ^-<7 'Ai v  tv������������������������������������������������������    Meets every Monday evening  Vc$&������������������i������������������3l     in K- of P. Hall.   Visitors cor-  '   ^^     dially invited to attend.  FRED. P. MOORE'.'CC.  G. E.STKICKLAND. K.R.S.  -     -, -It. .7. COLT ART; M.F.  Hall suitable fo Concerts. Dances and all puLlic  entertainments.   For rate.", etc.. address;1  ' JAS. MOWAT. Hell Bile. Enderby  PROFESSIONAL  p W. CHAPMAN "~  -^   ���������������������������        [Orsranist at St. Gcor������������������e's Church]  Visits or receives pupils for Piano, Orfran, Violin,  Siniini. and Theory of Musie, Etc.  Address, P. P. Pox 81. Enderly.  W  ALTER ROBINSON  NOTARY   PUBLIC  CONVEYANCER  Agreements of Sale.   Deeda & Mortgages.  Docu-  msnts WitnosBed.   Loan* Negotiated  Office: Polion & Robinson. next door Pulton's  west, Enderby, li. C.  E  NDERBY   COTTAGE  HOSPITAL  '     MISS WARWICK. 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Contract iulvertisini.. Jl an inoli per month.  Lei������������������il Notices: 12l, a line first insertion; 8e a line  each subsequent insertion.  Readinir Notices and Locals: )5c a line.  able the electors of the provjn.'.e w\\  be in any hurry to waken it from the  dead.  .MAUNDY THURSDAY  APRIL A.  1912  SORE,  OH,  SO SORE !  To-day is '���������������������������Maundy Thursday.     The  term is ugly,   but it has a beautiful  meaning.     It is borrowed from Eng-  ' land, and from a very early English  j word,     Alatind,     meaning     basket���������������������������  j maund and nrauudy   having come to  | signify    articles   given in charity or  I from   kindness.       From   very    early  Y        ��������������������������� time thc day before 3ood Friday has  ' j been marked by acts of humility and  kindness to the lowly on the part of  ��������������������������� those in    high    places, in memory of  the Savior's act of washing the feet  of his followers, and serving as a servant those who really were unworthy  to unlatch   his shoes, on the eve of  his passion.   Sovereigns, princes,  ecclesiastics small and great, laymen of  high  degree,   for    hundreds of years  thought it   fitting   to their religious  profession to lay aside personal dignity on this occasion and condescend  to the menial act of washing the feet  of paupers, then   sending them forth  i with   gifts    of   food,   clothing     and  | money.  ANNUAL FLOWER SHOW  It is not surprising that George E.  McCrossan,   president    of thc  Liberals      Association,      Vancouver,  should    feel   sore.    After the strong  light put   up    by   his party in Vancouver, to be defeated and completely  wiped out,    is    no   laughing matter,  and we could    hardly expect Mr. Mc-|  -rossan to waken up on "the morn-'  uig after" with i'cz tce-hces.   But we  oel that we might reasonably expect'  rfr. McCrossan to act the gentleman1  j.en if it is not in his make-up to bej  jno.   It is not much wonder that the  liberal party   should have met such  crushing    defeat   when   it is realized  how far it   has   fallen.   When a man  like McCrossan   can be raised to the  high place of president of the parent  organization of   the   Province, what  may wc expect of the rank and file ?i  .  McCrossan, as wc eaid before, is: .preparations for thc Annual Flower  president of the Liberal organization'Show are already well in hand. The  of Vancouver. The morning after the following prizes will be given. Se-  election thc following appeared in the iect what you are going to try for  Vancouver Sun, from *> McCrossan's an(_ make every effort to produce the  pen: j best:  "It was impossible to put up a i,  fight against loaded dice, with a vo- ties,  ters' list loaded with dead men and 2.  fictitious names of persons who never: 3.  existed in the flesh; against thc com-! 4.  bincd campaign contributions of three 5.  railroad corporations whose grafting 6.  tentacles have a strangie-hold on the 7.  public resources, the credit ami the s.  treasury of   the   province; against a stocks, asters.  loaded voters' list; a campaign barrel     9.   Eight named sweet peas, 4 each,  of huge   proportions;   the active co-     10.   Four varieties of pansies, 3 ol  operation   and    corrupt influences of each kind,  thc railroad  corporations increasing-     12.   Best bunch wild flowers,  ly working   for   the   return of their,    ll. -Best   variety   of    dahlias,  not  railroad-owned, government;    against, less-than-8:blooms': *  tlie grinding   activities of thousands     13.   Collection of house plants,  of. paid hirelings owned by as corrupt"    14.' Best grown fern,  a machine    as   ever   operated in an Children's    Exhibit  election anywhere;*"   against the com-     15.   Best   collection   of cut garden  bined activities of an organized  cor- flowers.    ' '"''.-  nipt airJ   partisan   service ;   against     16.   Best bunch of sweet peas, 6 of  Bank of Montreal  EstablishccriS17  CAPITAL   all   paid-up,    $15,413,000:   REST, $15,000,000.00  Hon. President, Rt. Hon. Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal G. U. M. G.  President, R. B. Angus, Esq.   Vice-President, Sir Edward Clouston, Bart.  General Manager, H.V.Meredith  BRANCHES IN LONDON, ENG., NEW YORK and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from $1 upwards, and interest nllowcd at current rates.  Interest credited ,10th  June  and 31st December.   A.  E. Taylor, Manager  ENDERBY BRANCH  Where the Gourlay is Made  Best collection of roses, 8 varie-  2 of each kind.  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,  the organized and systematic electioneering activity of-.the hotel and  the liquor vote with all its rotten in-,  flucnces; against a lavishly subsidized and venal press.  "It was not to be expected that the  Liberal party, presenting as it did,!  nothing but a campaign of education,!  could hope to elect more than a cou-j  pie of candidates at the most, any-j  where in the province.     But the fact:  a kind.  17.   Best  kind.  18.  bunch, of pansies, 2 of a  26.  that   the   entire    province has gone;  unanimously   Tory    emphasizes   this:  fact : _ That    the   British    Columbia'  electorate    stands,    to    its    shame, for amateurs only  branded as the most corrupt, servile  and venal electorate on the American  continent.  ==^Gi*anting-^a!l==the-=odds--again8t=a  Best pot plant.  Vegetables  19. Six each ,of early potatoes.  20. Six each of carrots.  21. Six each of onions.  22. Four heads of sweet corn.  23. Three heads of celery.  24. Two heads of cabbage!  25. Best 12 pods of peas.  Best 12 pods of beans.  Best   collection    of vegetables,  TO CRICKETERS !  free expression of public opinion, and  making all allowances for the tremendous handicap the intelligent expression of electoral opinion was under, notwithstanding all that, it  must be admitted that thc indifferent 1  electors who did not vote and thc  purchasable electors who did vote,  alike stand _ as having approved of  colossal graft, spoliation of thc public domain and corruption of thc  province. I  "That being Lhc proper analysis of|  the situation, Lhc conclusion follows!  with cold but biting logic, that the!  elcctoraLc approving such becomes'  slumped with  the same brand.     The'  A meeting_wll_b_e_hcld_,_in_the_City_  Hall on Saturday, April 6th, at 3.30  p. m., to decide upon the formation  of an Enderby cricket club. All those  interested are earnestly requested to  attend.      LEO VARLEY,  Sec. p.t.  NOTICE  To whom it may concern":  I will not longer be rcsponniblo for  any debts-contracted" by"Mrs. Hcse-  kiah Elliott in my name,  HEZEKIAH ELLIOTT,  (his fx) mark)  Enderliy,   II.   C,   Mch 21, 1912.  A NEW* DISCOVERY  Machela, Nature's Scalp Tonic, the  Enderby  Pool and  Billiard Parlor  THREE regular l'ool Tallies  ONE > uII-Hizul Milliard Tab)?  Opp.WalKer Press Oflice ���������������������������.  BIGHAM. Vruv.  British Columbia electorate have de- only remedy ever discovered that is  clarcd themselves to thc world to be similar to the natural hair foods or  spoliators and grafters. We need not liquids for the scalp. Has a record  mention at Lhe same time that they for growing hair���������������������������95 cases out of 100  are common, ordinary fools." Price for complete   home treatment,  Just read McCrossan's "proper an- ?L00.     Sold    and   guaranteed by A.  alysis" over again.   How generous he Reeves.  is in his praise.     Mow child-like and  1 ������������������������������������������������������ ^_j���������������������������:_        . ,_  ;  bland   in   his    conceit.   How simply!  killing in    his   grandiloquence.      Mr.' BLANCHARD  &  ENGLISH  Enderby, B. C.  Kwong Chong  NEW LAUNDRY  ENDERBY, B.  C.  Family    Washing   collected  weekly.  First-class workmanship.  Satisfaction  guaranteed.  Contractors & Builders  McCrossan thinks    the electors of B.  C. arc    "spoilators," "grafters" and  "common fools."     If McCross-an had  the gift that tiie Poet Burns prayed  for he would realize, perhaps, what a  big-eared    animal   he    has   made  of  himself and    his   party.     Liberalism  in   British    Columbia    IB   slesping.    If j Firil-eUw Cabinet Work ami   PicLuruKramiDir.  McCrossan   is  an   example  of  the  best Undertaking Parlors in connection.  material   that  party  can  produce  to ���������������������������  head its organization, it is not prob-'    Next to City Hall.  fo-^LEEMING  PUNS f ASTOBY.  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 witlrthe- human touch. No.home is  complete without one of.these instruments.  For prices and term's see-1  J. E. CRANE,  Aftent also fer Church and Parlor Organs  Also l-'irc sind Life Insurance  Odicein brick block opp. The Walker Press.  Enderby A������������������cnt  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with city airs.  When Paddy-Murphy shook the snow of Sandon 777"  , 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, - Iii 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 Lowcry's Ledi;e.)  King Edward Hotel, L^mmY Enderby  When Home Building  Has it ever occurred to you that in  building a frame house, costing say  $2,000, you are losing every" year  $100, or 5 per cent, in depreciation,  apart from the cost of repairs, as the  life of a. frame house is about 20  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 to-flay,  saving you quite a considerable sum  in painting, insurance, ami fuel meanwhile. A large stock of first-class ���������������������������  brick now on hand. '  The Enderby Brick & Tile Co.  Enderby-  Deer Park Fruit Land  E N D E R B Y  No Irrigation Required  ���������������������������.These'lands.are situated-on-the benches near Enderby and are especial-���������������������������  ly suited (or Fruit and Vegetables, and, having been in crop, are in splendid condition for planting.  An experienced fruit grower is in charge and will give instruction to  purchasers free of charge, or orchards will be planted and cared for at a  modernto charge.  1G0 acres, sub-divided into 20-acre lots are now on the market at $150  per acre.  Get in on the first block and make   money on the advance,  Apply to���������������������������  GEORGE PACKHAM,  Deer Park Land Office, Enderby.  Are YOU going to do any  building this Spring ?  AVE HAVE A PEW 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. En<urby W-  $���������������������������'.���������������������������  B"  IV.  It  ]  I  I \  Thursday, April 4, 1912  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Ip  4-  Brief Wires Covering Matters of  Interest Now Before the Public  The Minimum Wage Bill.  London, March 27.���������������������������(Special to  the News.)���������������������������The third reading of  the government's Minimum Wage  Rill passed the House of Commons  by a large majority. The Labor  members voted against thc measure,  and stood firm for inclusion of a  fixed figure for a>minimum wage.  Another Fatal Fire.  Prince Albert, Sask., March 27.���������������������������  (Special to tlie News.)���������������������������Two real  estate men, Robt. Drysdale and Jas.  Homestag, were burned to death last  night in a fire which destroyed  premises in which they and 26 other  persons were sleeping.  swept the business district yesterday  did damage to property to the extent  of at least $100,000. The Cosmopolitan Hotel, Royal Bank and  several stores were destroyed. An  unknown Italian lost his life.  tional funds for the Verkshrstruppeii,  which include the flying arm. It is  believed that the lion's share of this  increase is destined for the expansion of the aeroplane' fleet and for  the creation of "flying garrisons" at  strategic points on the frontiers.���������������������������  Montreal Standard.  A Heavy Engagement.  The King's Thanks.  Victoria, March 27.��������������������������� (Special to  tlie News.) Premier McBride has received a message from King George  thanking the people of British Columbia for the address of congratulation .to His .Majesty on the occasion of the coronation.  Fire at  Ulaiiiiiore.  Blairmore,   B.  C,   March   27. ���������������������������  (Special to the News).���������������������������A fire which  St. Petersburg, March 25.���������������������������A dispatch from Kulja, Chinese Turkestan, reports1 a, battle between government troops from Urumptsi and  revolutionary forces near Shikho.  The government troops, according to  the dispatch, lost 1,500 killed, 80  prisoners and three guns. The rebels  lost 200 killed.  .  Aid to Local Telephones.  Ottawa, March 27.��������������������������� (Special to  the News). ��������������������������� The supplementary  estimates total $19,610,039, with  the ��������������������������� main estimates, the, total appropriation for the year is $169,-  499,717. They include " $100,000,-  000 for a Dominion Government  building in London. A subsidy of  $7,000 was voted for the telephone  line between Kelowna and Penticton.  Richard Harding Davis, at a  luncheon in New York, illustrated  with a story.a literary critic's ignorance.  "He is as ignorant of letters," he  said, "as Aunt Tibitha was of betting.  "A young New Yorker took his  bucolic Tibitha to the races. At the  end of the first race he said:  " 'I think, aunt, I'll put a V on Po-  dasokus at 10 to 1.'  '"Oh, but you're too late, nephew,'  said Aunt Tabitha, glancing at her  old-fashioned watch. 'It's 10 to 2  now.' "  Experience in  Meat Buying  It takes years of experience in  handling to know* what "pretty"  in meat means. Our Meat Market is perfectly equipped to serve  meats in fine condition���������������������������ice-  chests to keep the right temperature, sanitary surroundings, no  poisonous odor. Quick delivery  from our ice-chests to yours.  Beef, Veal, Lamb, etc., at pleasing prices.  A. E. Maundrell  -: AT THE NEW STAND  ODDS AND ENDS.  Stanley Jordon, the .well known  Episcopal minister, having cause, to  be anxio'us about his" son's college  examinations, told him to telegrapr  the result. The boy sent the following message: "Hymn 342, fifth  verse, last two lines." Looking it  up, the father found the words:  Sorrow vanquished, labour ended,  Jordon passed.''  The teacher in the primary, department' of a Philadelphia school  had been holding forth at some  length with reference to .the three  grand divisions of nature���������������������������th*e animal, the vegetable and the mineral.  When she had finished she put this  luestion:  "Who can tell me,what the highest form of animal life-is?*!"  Whereupon the pupil nearest her  hastened to . supply , the answer, as  follows:^'   ���������������������������    '    "-.���������������������������'- '. r  "The giraffe." '. /-      >.''.-"  An old Scotsman was so very optimistic that he had but one consolatory remark from any friend who  was in trouble: "It micht hae been  waur." -.  A friend, who had suffered from  this apparent lack of sympathy that  he thought was his due, resolved to  get even, and called one evening on  the old Scotsman,, all prepared to  do so.  ."Geordie," he said, "I had an awful dream aboot you last nicht."  "Aye, man Sandie, and what was  that?"  "Weel, Geordie, I dreamt ye were  dead."  "Man; man, Sandie, that was bad;  but it micht hae been waur."  "Aye, Geordie, but it wis waur. I  dreamt ye were dead and had gone  to the 'bad place.' "  "Losh me, Sandie! Me an elder  in the kirk, dead an' ��������������������������� gone to the  'bad place?' This was fearsome, that  wis awfu'; but���������������������������-it micht hae been  waur."-  "Hoo," says Sandie, "could it he  waur than that?"  "weel, ye ken, it micht hae been  true!"      r. "   -..  "More rational methods of orchard  cultivation    are   absolutely essential  to permanent' control of this disease.  Its prevalence this year has aroused  much   needless   apprehension    in the  minds of fruit growers.     The disease  can be avoided almost entirely by the  proper   methods.       It   is significant  that   good    intentions    rather   than  wanton negleot, have brought it on,  to a very   large   degree.   ���������������������������   ���������������������������   *   In  view of the possible injury which may  be caused   our   Province by needless  alarm, it is   to   be hoped that fruit  growers will    investigate the subject  rationally,  and,  having formed their  conclusions,    work   out   the remedy  best adapted to their own orchards.  LOCAL OPTION CHANGES  Mr. A. B. McNeill -jf Vancouver has  been ""appointed president of the Provincial Local Option League, Mr. R.  H. Cairns resigned. Dr. Ernest Hall  has been appointed General Secretary  without salary, to take the place of  Rev. Dr. Spencer, - resigned. Miss  Myrrhna MacPayden nas been made  office secretary, Miss Maggie Camp  bell resigned. ,  TENDERS  "Tenders for    Purchase of  Buildings:    Trinity  Valley  Bridge."  Sealed tenders marked as above will  be received by the undersigned up to  the 13th day of   April, 1912, for the  purchase of the   buildings used as a  shelter and as a   cook house during  the   construction ' of    the    Highway  Bridge over   the , Shuswap River at  Baxter's Crossing'.  The highest or. -.any tender not ne-  cessarliy accepted..  HAMILTON LANG.  - Government Road Superintendent."'  Public W.orks' Department, Vernon,  B. C, March 30th, 1912._ *  ,; For Sale���������������������������Hupmobilc; guaranteed in  good running   order.   Four cylinder,  20    h.p.      Condition ��������������������������� equal   to new..  Cheap  for cash.   Apply,  R.", Waddell. 7  Harvey & Rodie  , ���������������������������' j\  i  The  German  army - estimates  for:  1912 provide for $623,750������������������ of "addi-  BETTER METHODS URGED  Commentihg on the prevalence of  what is known -.a*s "brown rot", in  apples, Provincial , Horticulturist  Winslow."^ concludes -a recent'-paper  with this suggestion and recommend-,  atibn:- .'    ,~       <"  -r -' ��������������������������� ~ "��������������������������� >"  7  ���������������������������srsfflrswi  Real Estate, Insurance, Etc.  Poat Office Block, Enderby  GOOD land in SMALL acreage, VERY close to town,   on the MONTHLY'  PAYMENT (without -nterest) plan, is a new thing."   -    ':7r     ���������������������������   *���������������������������  WE ARE SELLING THIS RIGHT ALONG. '. 7..'  See us for fair dealing.   Big variety of propositions/and'no urging to buy  i> - -,  ,..  "���������������������������-''I  ���������������������������Ml  '/  Get Our List  Fire, Life. Accident Insurance  Ag  encies  REAL ESTATE  -Fruit Land -"--"   Hay.Land  -' Town Lot*  The Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Co. 7,  - The Phoenix Insurance Co.df London.- ',:. *--  Ln Ui-L.nentiir_ Fire Insurance Co��������������������������� 7 -  - Royal Insurance Co..of Liverpool (Lifedept j  The London ft Lancashire Guarantee\'"-[ 'v-fT  t '-Accident Co.,' of Canada. i\ - ,s..- Z'/'  ���������������������������.y,-'y  \-i7fy%  r\a\.%0i  : **' -ean  -*>������������������ i~f  "... -"Co*  These need paint tovkeepthcni in good shape  adam  A synonym fod'.bfouflMy seasoned libber, skilled workmanship and neat finish"  , o  Says the Little Paint Man.  We don't always realize what harm the wear and tear of thc  weather does to our houses and barns and buggies and wagons  that are not protected by good paint. Buildings that have not  been painted or on which the paint has worn off, are exposed one  .day to the wet and the rain, the next day to the hot sun and so  on, until the unprotected wood twists and warps and cracks and  the rot starts. So a building that should be in good repair at the  end of 50 years, if it had been kept properly painted, goes to rack  and ruin in J 5 or 20.   And think how it looks.  Why don't you paint this spring with Sherwin-Williams  Paint, Prepared? Made of pure lead, pure zinc, pure linseed oil  and the necessary coloring pigments and driers, all mixed and  ground by special machinery. Come and see us, we want to talk  paint to you. XY77S  Our motto: "The best in every line, at the lowest possible price."  THE WAGON THAT LASTS  The Boxes are constructed of the best southern box boards, iron banded and  securely braced; extra heavy bottoms reinforced over thc bolsters. - Heavier than  any other bottoms made. Other special features are ri vetted, wheel.*, patent end  Sate and patent truss skeins that add double thc carrying capacity without additional weight.   Made in all sizes and handled by thc  COCKSHUTT PLOW COMPANY, LTD.  Also a complete lino of lorries, heavy teaming gcirtt, dump carta, stock racks and  .low wheel trucks.__CataIoguc..atid .descriptive .matter .on application: __Gct_full par-__  ticulars from  ^y-rVy.l  We stock Wagons/Buggies, Plows, Disc Harrows, Seeders  Cultivators, Churns, Milk Pails ancl Pans, Barb-wire,'  Woven-wire Fencing���������������������������everything ftr the Farmer.  Now is the time when  you want Fencing. Poultry  Netting, Garden Hoes and  Rakes, Shovels & Spades,  and dozens of other articles around your home or  farm.  Mail orders receive prompt attention.  Hardware  Enderby,  B. C.  waBSBCBBmwasas  IWsaamaaVUSBs*  ft  IV  ������������������>' ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY
Canal Worker's Experience
Some time ago I came to this place to
���������work" on the canal and through incle-
moat weather and exposure contracted
the worst kind of. neuralgia. The pain
Vould fill my forehead so that I could-
a't s--; it was just awful. 1 went to a
druggist in town and was advised to
use a 50c. bottle of Nerviline. That was
t.ho best advice and the be.-t medicine
I ever got. I will always recommend
Xorviline for any ache or pain. It is
���������*o strong and penetrating it is bound
to cure.
(Signed)  A. II. RIOROI.
Trenton, Out.
Doctors will te!l you that nothing but
tho purest and most healing antiseptic
drugs aro used in Nerviline���������that's why
it is so 6afo for general family use, for
tbo baby as well aa the parent. If you
haven't tried Nerviline, do m> now���������
vour neighbors are almost sure to know
of its manifold merit? and uso;-.
livery item of our everyday life is as
costly in Japan as iu Europe or Ameri-
���������n. A re.-.poiit.ildo tlnvo .-roiey hoi: to
.an l)i! rented in Loudon at OO a year,
while the same money .an only rent a
���������vietched cottage in Tokio. Bread, moat,
milk, electricity, gus. perhaps with the
���������jxcoption of eggs, nothing \a cheaper
in Japan. It coats far moie to rnn-a
house in Tokio than in London. Then
Thy are the wage? and salaries lower
in our country? Because of misuse of
labor and over-abiiudanre of laborers.
What tbe Europeans move with the derrick we let men and women carry on
their shoulders; so necessarily a great
.mniber of them must be paid for.
Edward sSteicben, the New Vork artist, has just won signal distinction for
himself and his country by his selection to execute a large part of the mural
decorations of the new Luxembourg
.���������fnseum, Paris, lie first became known
for bis wonderful photographs, but his
ambition was to be a painter, and the
tuoiiey he made iu photography was de-
������"otnd to porfacting himsolf in painting.
'���������Consistency 's a jewel." "That's.
ill right; but you can't work it off
on any girl instead of a diamond ring."
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\ NCE a year the newsboys of Lon-
7f don are given an" outing some
place on the Thames River where
they can swim to their heart's content.
As'one little boy was getting into the
water his little friend !>aid: "Johnnie.
you're pretty dirty!;> "Ves," replied
Johnnie, "i missed the train last
+ + a
A Maine clergyman, living at the hotel in his town," ordered a typewriter
and had it sent to his rooms, lt came
wbeu the clergyman was out, and the
proprietor took charge of it. When the
minister returned the proprietor led
him behind lho desk aud whispered:
"That case of yours is ou the ice, par-
soi. ! yucss, it will be all right by
Some good luck had come to him in
business that day and hc felt as if he
wanted to share it with others. So when
he reached her house and dismissed the
station back with its two sorry horses
he joyously handed tho drivor two dollars'. *Tho*driver looked at the money,
then at tlie man, and then at his horses,
and finally said. "All right, sir. which
horse do you want?"
A captain of the martinet stripe
strode up to one of bid men and said
with fearful frown: "\vno's tho idiot
tl) it'ordered yon Lo leave that mess of
empty meat cans right here in front of
headquarters?'' "tt was the colonel,
sir?" the mau replied. "Very well,
then," said the captaiu, sharply, "let
it slay there. And your leave's stopped for a week, my man, for calling
your colonel an idiot."
*���������       *       v
A Maryland assemblyman says the
boys up bis way begin to learn politics
as soon as they leave the 'cradle. ''By
ten," he states, "a boy knows thc
game pretty welJ. For instance, one
day in school the teacher was asking
the pupils about South America. 'Explain the government, of ten of the
countries down there/ sho said to one
01 the little fellows. 'They're republics,' he quickly replied. 'What are thc
other three?' 'Democrats.' "
_    *    *
Tn .Savannah. Georgia, some visitors
chaitcrcd an old sea-going hack driven
by a negro. The driver was a knowing
old fellow' and pointed out. all tho
places of interest along the route. As
they were nearing .\[rs. Bannon's place,
which is four miles from Savannah, a
squirrel appeared in" the road.
"George," said one, after all had noticed the squirrel, "do you have any
big game around hore?" " Yas, indeed,
sah," replied the negro".-"We*has baseball.;'   "      ���������
, Skibo Castle has entertained many
prominent politicians.' Among-these .is
Lord llorley, with whom thc Laird of
Skibo has enjoyed mauy a -verbal tussle, it is said that ono morning Lord
Zvforley was asked by a fellow-guest
at the castle how be had been spending
hia time. "Oh," he replied with a
smile, "just exposing some of Carnegie's sophisms." Half an hour later,
some one asked Mr. Carnegie if he had
seen Lord Morlcy. "1 guess he's laid
up for lepaira," was the reply. "T've
been  arguing with   him."
An Englishman was recently invited
by a .New Yorker to accompany him
on a hunting trip on Long lsla'nd.
"Large or small game/'-' laconically
asked the Triton, who had hunted in
every quarter of the globe. "Vou do
nut expect to lind lions and tigers on
Long Island, do you?" queried the New
Yorker. "IL'iruiy," responded the othor, .with a laugh; "but I like a spice of
vice.. The only thing I never saw a
senator do was; to back ont of the door
in the middle of his own speech."
*    *    *   ���������
He stepped from the stairs leading
to the cells into the dock as though to
the manner born. Did he want the
gaoler to show him where to stand?
.Not ho! Eo gazed up at tho familiar
faee of the magistrate, and half smiled.
But his worship's face wore a frown.
"This is the seventeenth time I've
seen you in the deck." said tho cadi
sternly. This was not the sort of reception he had expected, lie was hurt.
"Well, ver woiship." he said slowly.
"I've seen you sittin' in that chair
for eight years,
of couiplainin'! "
They were trying nn Jmhman, charged with a petty offense, in an Oklahoma town, when the judge asked:
"Have you auy one in court who will
vouch for your good character?" "Yis,
Your Honor," quickly responded thc
Celt, "there's the ' sheriff there."
Whereupon the sheriff evinced signs of
great amazement. "Wh}-, Your Honor," declared he. "'I don't even know
the man." "Observe, Your Honor,"
said the Irishman, triumphantly, "observe that I've lived in the country for
ovor twelve years and tho sheriff doesn't know me yit!"-'Ain't that a character for ye?"
but i 've never thought
Tt was a great day in the Pirwell
family. Littlo Freddie had reached the
mature uge of three, and was to discard   races discloses but three events in which
record  for  two-year-old  trotters  on  a
half-mile track.
At Columbia and Nashville, Tenn.,
he won also in straight heats, stepping
in 2:51, 2:20 3-1 at the first track, and
2:31 1-2, 2:20 at the latter. During the
Nashville meeting, in an effort against
time, he took a record of-2:15 1-2. His
last start of tho year wras at Lexington
in tho Futurity, when he finished 0-0
to Czarevna  in 2:12 1-2, 2:13' 1-2.
Nine starts was his portion as a three-
year-old. At Logansport, Ind., August
3, hia campaign began, and ho won in
two heats, time 2:24 l--i, 2:27 1-2. At
Lebanon, ind.. August 11, he encountered Baroness Virginia, the Futurity winner of that year. The Baroness took
the first heat in 2:1-1 3-4, but gave way
to A3 Stanley in the second and third
heats in 2:2i l-l, 2:21 1-4. At Frankfort, ind., tho following week he 'won
in straight heats in 2:10 1-2 each mile,
and he accomplished straight heat victories at both Orawfordaville and Lafayette in 2:18. At Louisville, Ky.,
ho won a three-in-five event in 2:23,
2:1G 1-2 and 2:15. At Nashville ho
took two straight heats in 2:28 1-4 and
2:14 1-2. In the big Kentucky Futurity hc met his first and only defeat of
tne year, aud was unplaced in the summary of that historic race, in which
Baroness Virginia Czarevna, Ber!ha O
and Soprano waged so thrilling a battle. Iiis last start of the year wa.-*
at Birmingham, Ala., where he won in
three straight heats'in 2:11 3-4, 2:12
3-4 and 2:11 1-4. Last year ho did not
start at all. aud a resume of this year's
petticoats  for   more  manly   raiment   in
the form of knickerbockers.
Lirtlo Freddie's mother determined
upon making the occasion a memorable
one. The breakfast table was laden
with good fare as the ncwly-brecchcd,
infant was led into the room.
"Ah," cried the proud mother, "now
you are a little man!"
Tbe fledgling' was in ocataHies. Displaying his garments to their full advantage, he edged tloser fo bis maternal parent.
"Mummie," he whispered, "now cau
r Will pa  'Bill?' "
*    *    *
The minister had just finished a littb?
opening talk to the children, preparatory to the morning service, when Mrs.
Berkeley suddenly realized, with all
tho agony of a careful housewife, tbat.
sho had forgotten to turn the gas off
from the oven in which she had left
a nicely-cooked joint, all ready for the
final re-heating. Visions of a ruined
dinner and a smoky kitchen roused her
to immediate effort, and borrowing a
pencil from the young man in front
she scribbled a  note. o
Just then hoc husband, an usher of
the church", passod her pow.'" With a
murmured -"Hurry!" she" thrust the
note ihto'.hie hand, and he," with an
understanding nod, turned/ passed np
the aisle, aud handed the note to the
Mrs. Berkeley saw tbe act in speechless horror,.and shuddered as she saw
the 'minister''smilingly open the note
and begin to read. Biit her expression
of dismay was fully equalled by ,tho
look of amazement and wrath on -.the
good man's face as ho read the words:
"Go home and turn off the gas! "
('.anger in my hunting," "If that's the
cn'-e,*" answered the American with  a_
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The late Syhanus Miller, civil engineer, who was engaged in railroad enterprise.'*, iu Central America, was seeking local support for a road, and attempted to give the matter point. He
askod a native: "How long does it
take you to carry your goods to market
bv'muleback ?' '"'��������� ��������� Thrce'dav?,"'' was' 1 he
reply. "There's the point," said Miller. "With our road in operation yon
could take your goods to market and be
back home in oue day." "Very good.
-i>!ior, ' answered the native. "But
what would wt> do with the other two
Mr. Ilcybuni. of fd'.ho. sometimes
has trtnble in getting a large audience
of hi* fell<i\v> when he speaks on the
lloor rtf the Senate. One day last July.
Im ro.-.c to make a speech, and, seeing
that there were only three men besides
himself in their places he. moved to adjourn. This wan prevented by the tn--
Humbling of a quorum of senators who
had been sitting in the cloakrooms, lu
beginning his delayed speech, he-said:
"I do not understand the conduct of
s'Miat rs. I have seen thom under all
phases. I have seen a senator leave
this chamber when he should stay here
to receive good advieo. 1 havo seen
him "leavo this chamber when, by re-
maining.he could have given good'ad-
one    -isked!
would   recoil
It. was a real old-fashioned gun. but
its owner was proud of it. According
to him, it had killed more wondrous
beasts than any gun ever made before
or after.
Still, it wasn't modern, and some of
his friends couldn't refiain from criticism.
"Doesn't it kick?"
'; Looks to me as if it
pretty badly! "
"Rafherf Tts grvt a tremendous way
of kicking. But that, makes me more
fond of it���������it's one of its special features. Tell you what happened once
.A _grea_t__grizzly bear was chargjng mo;
I "shot, "and "misf-ed bun! ATnrit" "it
hadn't been for tbe tact, that this gun
kicked me so far back that I. had time
tn reload���������well. I shouldn't have been
here to tell vou tho story!"
he took part. All of those were
straight-heat winning events. At Nashville.' Tenn.,   he  had   ouly   to   step   in
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2:20 1-2, tho fattest heat to win. AA
.Memphis his time was 2:15 1-2, 2-14
and 2:1-1, while at Birmingham hc was
cut, loose in the final heat for a record
reduction, which he successful)v negotiated in 2:08 3-4.
A recapitulation of the roan stil-
lion's remarkable racing history ahowj
that of sixteen events in which he has
competed, he has won fourteen, thirteen
of them without losing a heat. In ono
of the two appearances in which he
failed to win he took third money and
was but once behind the money in his
whole career, that being in the Kentucky Futurity of 1������00, mentioned
y\me. Smah Bernhardt possesses a
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The Kaiser's second son, Prince L.fel
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at Sakow, near Potsdam. .' There he
relieves the old ferryman, and for about
two hours works on a heavy float, which
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AlStanley is a roan horse and was
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:J I  lit  \\yy'  v.-  te  ��������������������������� iff,!-.  |iV __  lv-*  IT- -'  Jf'7  If-."1  ft'-  Thursday, April 4, 1912  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  (o-  WOlItppe  :"7^ >7 vSuit  l~ f  , Modern methods-,- of ready-to-wear clothe^ production have removed man's greatest clothes problem.  In die days of custom tailoring you had to imagine  how the chosen material would look on $ou(:'when"  made up in the style you selected.  To-day, you can go into a good -  shop and try on suits until you find the cloth and  style that suit you best.  WhenTeveryoneadmits this great advantage, why  not go just a step further and be careful to purchase  in a shop where there is endless variety to choose  from?  We can show you���������������������������in the "Fit-rite" line of high  grade'clothes���������������������������every type of suit and overcoat sanctioned by the prevailing mode.  J. W. EVANS & SON  Enderby, B. C.  The Near East Danger���������������������������War Cloud $  Hovering Over Balkans this Spring  (From the Montreal Star.)  It   is   becoming   more   apparent  every day���������������������������in spite of tlie bother of  the coal strike���������������������������that the capitals of  Europe are awaiting the coming of  spring in the Balkans with the gravest  anxiety.     The   position   of   the  Young Turks has become precarious  ���������������������������it may, indeed, be really desperate..   Though Italy is having.a hard  time of it to turn her proclamation  of   the   annexation   of   Tripoli   into  reality,  the  failure of  the Turkish  Government to win any signal military successes in the defence of that  ravished  province,  has .tremendously reduced its prestige at home.    It  must be remembered^that the Young  Turks are a military  party.    They  won and have maintained their position   with'  the' sword.     They   were  theoretically.a Liberal party, broadening the basis of Turkish rule from  that  of   narrow   Moslem   fanaticism  to a working union of all Turkish  subjects;   but  this  theory   has,   as  practised, failed to attract the non-  Moslem sects, while it has aroused  the disquiet of the stricter Moslems.  So that the Revolution has nothing  left to save it except the sword; and  ,the impotence of the sword is leaving the Revolution defenceless.  The fear is that the spring may  see this impotence put to the test.  Macedonia is already in a state bordering on anarchy. Albania .ie in  permanent rebellion. For the present/all is in abeyance; for neither  the marauding tribes nor the punitive Turks can move because of the  snows. But the snows will soon  melt; and ti.en what? Several oin-  ister . facts emerge. , Bulgaria , and  Greece seem to, have come to ' an  agreement. Now, if this does not  mean - the partition of Macedonia,  Wuat does it mean? But' partition  ^ouid" only be arrived at with' the  consent of Austria;.and Austria will  not permit any obstacle to he placed  acioss the path to Salonika. It is  0-j.sj Lo sit down with a map and cut  this country up,"giving each of the  powerful nations that border on it a  sate; but- we, havci race - character-  jstics. :tp ^consider,-::"irreconcilable"  national'ambitions to reconcile���������������������������and  the"fighting'power'of"the Turk, i.with  his back'.to .the:wall/, to deal with. ���������������������������_..  It is a common practice to assume  that Austria might create a great  South'1 Slav Kingdom and turn itself  into;.a~Triple^ Monarchy;"*' 'One; diffi:  culty, in the way of this would be to  peisuade. both' Austria',and Hungary  to-give, up'their Slav .Provinces" to  the new partner; and yet it does hot  seem as if this difficulty should be  serious. " The ruling/races .in both  Austria and Hungary, have had'their  power  challenged    recently " by "the  press on its "rapprochment" with  Germany and so re-establish the  concert of Europe, which "steamroller" will flatten things out in fine  style. The "Spectator" reaches the  opinion that ft need not concern it  165 qualified airwomon. Nobody  knows just how many air pilots and  aeroplanes the army possesses. It is  a War Office secret. They are believed to number nearly 100. By the  end of 1912, at the present rate of  activity, there will be 200. Add the  200 odd civilian fliers who will be  licensed before the year is over, and  one arrives at the imposing total of  self about the matter at all but canl 40������������������-   This ,B the host which win be  let the nearer nations do the worry-  readv t0 sallv forth t0 meet M- Mil"  leraud's mighty "squadrillas" if the  ing. It is a poor choice between  these two policies. Poor old Britain must either hasten to make  friends, with the difficult Germans;  or must announce that she has no  interests in a section of the world  where she fought the Crimean War,  where she subsequently barred Russia out of Constantinople, where she  took Cyprus, where she raved over  the Bulgarian massacres, where she  backed plucky little Greece, and  near which she now has Egypt and  the Suez. Then, if Austria threatens to seriously worst Russia, has  Britain no interest? If the German-  Austrian alliance looks like the heir  of Turkey, does it not matter to  Britain or France? In the present  delicately-poised state ot- tlie international ' situation, it is impossible  for Britain to pretend that i;he can  be indifferent towards any important  shifting of the balance of power.  -Germany's Aerial Fleet.  Franco-German frontier should once  again resound to the diapason of  battle.  Rivalry With Prance.  Itis   admittedly   France's   stupendous  progress in  the  air that  has '  given the impetus for flying in GeY- ,  many.   ��������������������������� The  Germans  are  not  disheartened  by the  long  lead of the -  ancient rival across the Rhine. - They  remember that France was once in  the van in dirigibles, only to be overtaken and decisively outstripped by^  Germany.    "What we have done in r.  dirigibles,"  says the Germans,  "we_7  may be able to repeat in thecase-of  aeroplanes."    They are'���������������������������- unquestion- .  ably making for that goal with' seven-;:  league boots. * There are seventy-five  aero clubs in'the Fatherland, with>7  (Continued on last page.) 7-'".  '���������������������������31  SHUSWAP & OKANAGAN BRANCH.  Cured to a large extent of the Zep  pelin monomania which absorbed the:South*  country in 1908," Germany is now de-j bound  voting herself heart and soul' to the read down  creation of a fleet of flying machines. I 9.45 (Lv)  Enthusiasm  over  "the  fourth  arm" 10.I8   "  has become universal.    The Kaiser,..io'.33".'      '  for long a-sceptic on,"the subject, has jn 43  set himself at the head of'the move-,-. ' _.      ,-  merit .by offering a -$������������������2,500 prize for"11'*0v" ~  the* best'> aeroplane   motor ".invented  Daily trains both ways from Sicamous Junction to Okanagan Landing:  North  ,;  STATIONS    .      '  between now and his next birthday.  12.00  Sicamous Jet  y ";M������������������ra   -  .  Grindrod .  ..Enderby *  :;ArmBtrong." a  :''" Lttkin^.7  & Vernon7'7'  bound  ' read up  (Ar) 47.55'  it.ob  j-"-715.44.  7 yZUM  _.^.ti6:6o:  z7yiiM':  'ilii'i&m  \ South German champagne firm has ,1215- (Ar)v-'������������������k- Landing,,, (Lv), 15.00-.  placed $25,000 -at tlie Supreme War-H: W.-BRODIE -'- v JNO:BURNHAM"  uord's disposal-for the" proniotion-of-Gen^Pas. Agt.77"' --..'ii^'Agent^y-'  military, airmanship". ; A do'zen^ great'i- 7" Vancouver''*' ... ���������������������������/��������������������������� - Enderby^' "  flying .weeks; and "cross-country cir-  --<<-.  cuits-will be, held'during, the year.  Schools.-.of .airmanship are , flourishing-everywhere. ."'In the,army flying  m-i  -jyy\  v    /.7'Zff.  "^.."-rr  "' -*_���������������������������-_  If you want";/absolutely pure milk1,;!?  tell the! Glengerrack ,, Dairyman. --Mr.-/*-, v^    j  .,_,.������������������������������������������������������ MacQuarrie^-states;; that-he has inow'^y/y^  promises' to faecom-Tth^ his .milk house; and-dairyistockr. kept g}|>i  of arms.--. The War Office not-long!^^^ ^^^V^^y^^if  0 mh,���������������������������wnBh^WoIlo'joB^ ������������������,anty of;run^ir--,S^  ago/called for half a hundred* volun  teers ��������������������������� fm*-_ tlie7air--service7-_Over_7a  thousaricU officers' responded. J .,,77 ,_ _  Althbughjit' is sixteen- years since  the German ' Lilientlial,7 the* world?s  first; martyr-airman,*- 'paid ^the,,toll  since extorted * from so'many,-.bird-  men, flying in,Germany,has a"history  of..hardly two, years.-"'Th'e dirigible  airship:craze,', the' feats -of the?Zeppelin, Gross '- and- 'Parseyal ��������������������������� vessels,-  blinded Germans, including the War  Office; .to the,superior, possibilities of  aeroplanes,r7 The Wrights were look  ed upon,-as . half, imposters, 'fhalf  other races included in their respect-1 "cranks.";- ; The" German .. experts  ive kingdoms;, and they might both  agreed that the $50,000,. Lon don-to  Is YOUR subscription to The  Press Paid Up ?    Thinkitover  conceivably be glad to get rid of a  part of this "foreign matter." A  greater difficulty,- it _'seems'to us,  would be to get the necessary. con:  sent of Bulgaria arid Russia. They  aie both Slav Powers, and would not  relish the permanent loss of a part  of their possible territory to a rival,  while Bulgaria especially would object to being so entirely overshadowed in its own neighborhood.* For a  =Triple=Monarchy,=owing=allegiance  to the Hapsburgs, would, in time become the most powerful nation in  Eastern Europe���������������������������if not on the Continent, s  Yet. if Russia, Bulgaria" and  Turkey joined forces against such a  project, to which we can add the  armies of Roumania and Servia, it  could hardly be accomplished. The  _fact is: that, just as the jriyal.j^m-  bitions of the great powers for so  long kept a tottering Turkish Empire on its decrepit feet, so the rival  hopes of the nearer nations today  may serve the same purpose. The  danger will be that Turkey herself  will see another revolution, through  the decayed prestige of the "Young  Turks; and that the consequent temporary liberation of Albania or  Macedonia may be regarded by one  of the neighbors as but a disguised  removal of these countries to the  care of some" one else. Then the  game of "grab" will be precipitated.  Nor is it safe to assume that Italy  will be content to get Tripoli alone.  Italy will be very much engrossed,  indeed, if it permits Austria to  secure the other shore of the Adriatic without a protest; and it should  be remembered that the collapse of  Turkish power would render it unnecessary for Italy to hurry on with  the occupation of Tripoli. Britain  did not hurry with the occupation of  Egypt and'the Soudan where there  was no outside opposition.  The British Government is being  variously counselled in this matter.  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As the judge rose, pompous and  paunchy, to make iiis charge to tho  jury, the foreman of that insignificant  body leaned back iu his arm chair, complacent in the prospect of the case with  which a verdict muse be arrived at.  Thc performance of his duty, however, was no trivial matter to the <'on-  ���������������������������scientious deacon. His solemn sense, of  its importance he had expressed by don-  niug his Jong, funereal frock coat. That  his function was nol exactly religious,  only somberly and seriously secular, liko  acting as pallbeaicr at a week-day  funeral, he had indicated by wearing  his gray flannel shirt: and second-best  brownish gray trousers. He was unpleasantly conscious, too, that in the  worldly anxiety connected with this  disagreeable business, he had disturbed  with his fidgetty fingers the Sabbatar-  ' ian sleekness of his insufficient gray  hair.  Protesting, shocked, irritated digits  they were, for the details of the trial  had been most unpleasant oven* though  tho facts had not seemed-elusive. For  generations in five counties round about,  no such calamity as a murder and its  consequent catastrophes had blighted  ���������������������������vthe public good name. Human wickedness in the abstract was a favorite subject of invective for the deacon in  prayer-meeting; human sin in practise  he found not only offensive but dis-  c-oncorting.  "fou must bear iii' mind, however,  gentleman of tho jury, that not one  word of this remarkably clear chain of  evidence is direct and positive."  At the_,words of the judgo, the foreman moved a bit uneasily in his chair  and settled his stiff Sabbath-coat collar  more amicably over its unaccustomed  neighbor, the easy-going flannel shirt-  band, The attorney for thc defonse  had already harped sufficiently on the  dangers lying in decisions based on  circumstaucial evidence. These easy  .acquittals on the ground of insufficient  evidence only put a premium on criminality.  " In such an instance it becomes your  duty to.determine whether the evidence  as  educed^ from  the "attendant circumstances, "proves beyond all-possible human doubt, the guilt of the prisoner, at  < the,bar,", instructed tho judge.  '"'    The  deacon  resented  tho implication  that any  such - reasonable doubt  could  ���������������������������exist about this case.    For his part, his  mind .was mado up  once  for all   time.  The whole thing was too obvious, too  simple to admit of uncretainty.      This  strange, man, the. prisoner, and a woman, going no one.knew whither from  no   one  cared " whence/ in   a" "mover-  .wagon," had camped for the night  under" the-maples along the roadside  just below tho old Quinn place, more  rtfoentty owned and farmed by a comparative neweomor from Illinois, John  Nfatthows by name.  Early evening passers-by saw them  make camp there; later travellers heard  their voices in angry altercation'in the  wagon and beside the fire. John Matthews*' hired man, putting his horso  away on his return' from town about  eleven o'clock, heard a "shot in the direction of tho wagon. Matthews, thc  nearest house-dweller, had slept, solitary  bachelor that ho was, till roused by the  neighbors with the.news of the adjacent  tragedy.  Investigation���������������������������for what corn-growing  i.ftmmumty-startlod-l>V_a_.|ristol_Bliot Jn.  the brooding peace  of  tho  night" hour  From its duty depths showing ebon-  blaciv in the yellow sheen of the afternoon sun glint, a ily was buzzing a  futile and stupid attempt lo escape.  What there could bo in thc frantic  humming of a foolish fly thus to ensnare any sane man's attention the  deacon eould not. understand.  If the insect had one atom of sense,  u would see that the avenue of flight  lay just above its purposeless circling.  With an uncomfortable senso of impact,  the deacon's eyes met lho eyes of Matthews. A slow strange ghost of a smile  shadowed the thin" brown face of tho  juror. Wifeless, childless, ho had lived  too much alone, decided the gregarious  deacon.  ���������������������������T repeat, gentlemen of the jury, the  circumstances must prove beyond all  possible refutation, the guilt of the accused," cautioned'the judge's voice.  Back lo a sense of his responsibility  in tho burden of the lifo or death of  this whimpering culprit, shuddered the  deacon.  "The wages of sin/" he whispered  to himself to "fortify his spirit as the  judge concluded his instructions. A  perturbation of mind too general' to be  called doubt, born of what parent  thought he knew not, ruffled tho stern,  unrelenting quality of his earlier decision. "Thou shalt not kill/' might* be  as stringently laid on the foreman "of  the jury as ou the criminal in the dock.  Absentmindedly, even to inattontive-  ness,.he watched thp closing formalities.  An awesome sense of the inevitability*  of the 'thing, of the finality of the  ovent, seized upon' him with the sharp  click of the latch of the jury-room door.  For two heartbeats, he permitted himself to heresy of condemning any gov-  ermental system and social order that  had power thus to mavo .i dozen men  their brolloi '���������������������������> keeper.  Reassurance lay in the familiar'faces  of his colleagues.^. The hibtt of i'*ader-  sh:p w������������������<*. strong in the deacon. Right  is right. Wrong is wrong. Their, duty  as mon and citizens, disagreeable as it  might be, lay straight ahead. This man  whose feverish lifo-breath was theirs  to strangle or set at peace," had'-sat-ifi  the seat of the scornful." The wages  of sin mtiBt not be denied.  for justification.   The deacon dodgod.  "You don't mean to say that a man  has a right to shoot his wife?" spoke  up a new voice, oily, gently conciliating  as to a madman.  "It'e a quicker wav than slaving her  to death," .7 '.'  Then flaring a blaze of contempt at  the speaker,.. the' deacon'$���������������������������������������������������������������������������������- own cousin,  who sat at his right hand, Matthews  turned to thei. deaeou again as the seat  Oi authority.  "That miserable whelp theio, your  own kin, has five hired men on' his  place. Iiis wife has had ten children,  and ain't never once had a hired girl  even in harvestin' aud tlij-nshin'. She  don't even got enough to eat. All thc  stingy cuss raises he sells; all he can't  soil hc feeds to thc hogs; what the hogs  don't want the family gets. And yot  he sets there, a steward of tlie mysteries, passin' judgment on a stranger,  when he's the one himself thai; needs  hangin'."  Tho deacon laid a hand of precaution  on the fat, purple anger-spluttering man  beside him. Tho tenseness of tragedy  threatened to fall into the bathos of  (ho comedy of a cheap brawl, when the  gray eyes burned his and the rasping  voice stung again his startled ears.  "When did you ever kiss your wife?  When did you ever get her a "new dress?  When did you over praise hor bread?  She had pretty clothes, plenty enough,  when you and Doc Ashton was sparkin'  her. And she'd had thom now if she'd  took Doc instead of you. .D'you think  anybody'd be to blame but you if she'd  last chapter of the tragedy had detained  the twelfth juror in tho -'jury-room:'  Jarred loose from his traditions, bewildered by the whirl of unaccustomed  events and. ideas, the deacon turned toward the jury-room  door.  "L>'ye suppose he told the truth*?  Or did he just say it to save his cousin'.  D'ye reckon he'd be saved, or would  his soul be lost?" queried his cousin at  his..elbow,  bound in pachyderm.  .  The deacon looked at that individual  with new eyos. An unrighteous desire  to smash with his fist the smug primness  of'that piggish face pulled the diaconal  features into nn ungodlv scowl.  "That's none of our business," tho  deacon replied sharply'. "All we've "*ot  lo do is to bury tho body.'-'  Her Skin Was Yellow  _"I had only to try Dr. Hamilton's  Pills to appreciate their merit,'' writes  Miss   Annie   S.  Bryce,   of   Woodstock.  "My system  was ont  of order.      My  blood   waH   weak   and   thin.    I   had   a  nasty,   murky   complexion.      My skin  was   hard  and  dry.    The  iitsr  box   of  Dr. Hamilton's Pills mado a complete  ch-ange.    I felt better at once.  Healthy  color, came   into,.my   face.    In   about  three weeks T was cured.".  Dr. JI-i mil-  ton's  Pills   effect   am   easy   cure:   Try  these  good-pills,  2oc  per'box,  or   five  boxes for $1.00, at all dealers.  go off  with  him  and leave  vou?  ���������������������������,ould refuse investigation!���������������������������-had'found  the man, hysterical, even half-delirious,  trying to stop the flow of blood from  ti great wound in the woman's breast.  That lie should deny all knowledge of  the f-ourco of her injury, that ho should  declare that she died from a mysterious  shot fired from out the darkness, was  only human, perhaps, but dismally ineffective.   Two cmpLy-cartridges in .his gun. he  explained by showing thc remnants of  two quail loft from their supper, a  iiAtural defense but silly in the face of  the facts. A gambling outfit had been  dipcovered in the search nf the wagon.  This man had walked in thc counsel of  the ungodly; therefore he must not  stand in the judffnoiit.  Ho had refused consistently lo give  anv information about himself or his  wife; even his name was unknown. He  had called upon no friends for help.  To the deacon, n highly influential member of a numerous :iud wealthy farmer  clan, this hopeless alonencss was in it-  HOlf n most incriminating feature of the  trial. Furthermore, the a-'cused had  declined persistently the comforts of  religion and thc inquisitively proffered  ���������������������������Morviees of both pastor and people.  For confirmation in this judgment tlie  deacon looked down the line of eleven  farmers' faces turned toward the  judge's instructions. Ten jurors were  earnest but unruffled, well-fed,, narrow-  ly ���������������������������'shrewd.'honest, not widely varying  typos of tillers of tho-. soil.,. Sincerely  searching for tbe truth;:this decade of  the deacon's old frionds and neighbors  listened with a realization of the grim-  ness of their duty.  -  Thc twelfth man, John .Matthews, thc  outlandov, chosen at the last moment aa  'talesman.to complete thc panel, watched  with strained widely oponcd eyes not  the judge's exposition of .their function  but some point in space-which the deacon could not at-first locate. Following lhc line of tho man's steady gaze,  the deacon finally discovered that the  obiect of tbo unwavering scrutiny was  Jn empty ink-bottle left from the last  term of court on the walnut table be-  low lhc .judge's bench.  Aware at length of the lapse of a long  tense silence, the foreman raised his  tired eyes to the double row of-solemn  faces along the black walnut table-top.  Opposite him at tho other end.of'the  justice-scarred table-top, wit John Matte ews. From the black-ringed, steel-  gray agony in that juror's eyes"the dea-"  con ..could with difficulty move his gaze  as he called -for the first vote. -This  was grim business, this deciding the  right of a sinner to live on in his sin;  but a man's duty must be done and  there was small avail in such vicarious  suffering as that which stiffened John  Matthews' pallid face.  The ballot stood eleven 'to one for  conviction and sentence of death. On  the gray miserable faces along the table  and the torment-twisted,features at the  ond, tho deacon read the explanation  of tuc divided vote.' He braced himself  for the struggle to bring those defiant,  forbidding oyes to reason.  One ballot should have decided it.  Sorely this grisly task nooded no additional burden of difficulty.. Clayton  County must not shirk before the eyes  of her neighbors thc duty of administration of justice to hor evil-doers.  "' 'Let a man ho account of us of  stewards of the mysteries of God. Moreover, it is required in steward's that  they be found faithful.' "  A. strength for tbe load came as hc  dimly heard his own voice tremble  through the familiar, heartrending mes-  ���������������������������ago. In__hiH_gr_ea_t_ ..ne.ed    the___vqr_ds_  brought firm assurance; but no yielding  snowed in thc mocking eyes opposite.  Thoy promised to bo troublesome  " 'Moreover, it is required in stewards that a man bo found faithful,' '���������������������������'  repeated tne foreman, with his eyeB  persistently melting at the rigor of  .Matthews ���������������������������' own.  "The man ain't been proved guilty,"  tlio deacon watched thc bloodless lips  affirm.  "   "Bnyond ~- all reasonable "human  douut." he hoard his own rnsping voice  nnswor.  .\ laugh that sent the deacon's fingers  clutching his palms, distorted tho set  anguish of the talesman's face. A  doubt of the man's sanity chocked the  dencon 's roply.  " Beyond all possible human doubt,"  he   fouud   himself  repeating inanoly.  The fire of physical pain and mental  distress burned in the juror's deathlike  pallor, giving an instant's color.  "The man ain't proved guilty," and  some inner flame glowed in his dogged  persistence.  "Beyond all reasonable doubt," repeated the deacon against his own volition.  "The judge said not to convict on  circumstantial evidence," and the deacon wondered if his own perturbed  fancy had tricked him into hoaring a  wistful tone in the words.  "Except, when-it proves '. boyond all  possible human doubt the guilt of. the  prisoner at the bar," quoted the deacon,  impelled by some motive force outside  himself.  "A lot you know about the prisoner  at thc bar! A lot you know about anything or anybody outside your own cornfields and pig-pens and church and grocery store!" And the high-pitched  tones slipped down into thc deeper note  of scornful indignation. "Stewards of  tho mysteries! And you can't read the  meaning of any human oxperionce beyond the end of your own nose! Maybe  thc man had a right to shoot the woman."  The doneon felt rather than saw tho  ten spines stiffen in startled amazement.  Ten pairs of oyes looked at the deacon  It's  only because she's too good to even  think of such a thing that she don't do  it. Jt's none of your good doin'a that  sho hasn't." Aiid the voice shrilled  off into a   half-hysterical sob.  Tho man was crazy. But a cold  clutch gripped, the deacon's breath at  thc effrontery of the man's suggestion.  Framed in its crinkly, gray hair, the  placid, inscrutable face of his middlc-  agod mate trembled before his misty  eyes, A chill shook him at the thought  of a possibility of her loss.   -  Tho chill burned, into a white heat  at the thought of hia old-time rival.  hated, perhaps feared, even after all  these yoars of possession. The dea������������������on  had come by way of this man's wild  words to a new bit of knowledge, and  quite against his will his eyes acknowledged their debt to the ones across the  table. The man was mad.  _ "Oh, no, fm not crazy. 1 wafc once,  years ggo,.-biit.,l;m sane enough now.  T had a wife once, too, like "you,* before  I moved here���������������������������back in Illinois." His  voico dropped into the drone'of a schoolboy reciting a hatod .lesson.  "She was pretty; she had always  lived in town, and had a good-time, und  I married her and moved onto the farm  und-wont'to work, and I forgot she was  a woman and my wife. She was young  and liked company .and =fun and nice  clothes like women do, but-T wanted to  pay for the farm. ~'My cousin had want-  od her before T got her, and hc kept on  wanting her. Jt's the same old story  of two h'ien and one woman1-common  enough���������������������������common enough. Lightning's  common, too. but it seems peculiarly  uncommon and important to the man it  hits. He was a yellow cur. You saw  him out thero���������������������������what he is. But .she  left me for him because he was kind to  her and 1' wasn't���������������������������oh, 1 know now that  I wasn't." The bitterness of'tlie memory drew the tense eyelids tight for an.  instant. - ' , - ���������������������������*���������������������������  "And she wont."  The deacon's universe, of self-satisfaction had crumbled into bits at the  man's arraignment of his domestic procedure; it was ground into atoms forever by the forco of a blinding, choking fellow-feeling of rage, jealousy, wild  longing for revenge, a desire to kill,  roused by the maundorings of this sane-  eyed lunatic.  "And she wont," ropeated the voico  dnll)r. "T moved out here. They didn't  get on very well. Ho's a failure. You  needn't set yourself up to judge men  for their sins'; the sins'11 do that. They  -was=movini=to==Kansft8.=3!hay=������������������iidni.t-  know they stopped at my place. I know  them.  "I heard thom quarreling, aud I went  too close, nnd she saw me. They were  quarreling, and hc started to hit her,  and I raised my gun and shot him, but  she rushed in front of him and got the  charge. I had my gun, and I think !  meant to shoot hini, but she saved him  ��������������������������� even though ho beat her, sho saved  him from me���������������������������her husband. Oh, Molly,  Mollv! -"---*  ���������������������������  The deacon and his colleagues sat  paralyzed before this black chasm of  human experience which.their nice philosophy of life could not bridge.  " Vou sec, folks got in sometimes, too,  and can't get out, like that poor little  devil of a fly in lhe ink-bottle, even  when tho bottle's open. And now"--  he spoke in a whisper and staggered  to his feet, his eyes glazing, and his  breath coming iu gasps���������������������������"don't you  think we'd better lake another vote on  the verdict!"  He fell face forward with a shivering  thud of his limp weight.  Following thc deacon's eye, lhc men  rose from the table in unison like a  machine. Like men in a dream, they  filed from the jury-room. In a daze the  foreman heard the verdict, "Not  guilty."  The murmur of surprise in thc courtroom barely touched his ears. He was  consciously adjusting himself to a wider  horizon lino. A chiHcold,.a9 the wind  over a summer hail-storm, shivorod  through   him;   he  knew  well; that  the  THE EVOLUTION OF  SHOES  The earlier shoe was a sandal, most  frequently of hide or loathcr, but sometimes of wood. When one encounters  lhc word "shoo" iu the Bible, ho may  be sure that it is the sandal that is  commonly  meant.  In Kgypt thc sandal was woven1'of  palm leaves and papyrus. As a symbol  of tho subjection of thoir enemies the  Egyptians often painted the figures of  their opponents ou the lining, of thoir  sandals.  If ��������������������������� utility ' was the, first' motive iu  wearing shoes, art and decoration aoon  crept in. Ladies permitted themselves  great luxury in the attire of their feet.  Thc sandal became closely - identified  with symbolism, very much in the same  way that the glove did later. To throw  a sandal or shoe over a tract of land  was a symbol of possession. This is  fho meaning of the Biblical .phrase,  "Over Edom will I cast my shoe."  In timo the .sandal camo to have  many forms. Two varieties .developed  in Greece for use in dramatic performances: the sock for comedy, the buskin  for trngedjv The "buskin reached to  the knee, wa9 something like a high  Wellington boot, aud showed very thiok  Boles,.intended to increase the-stature.  The sock reached only to the ankle,  and appears t������������������ have.been worn when  quick  movement was desired.  It was in Rome that tbe sandal bo-  gan to take a shape something like bur  modern shoe. There are in Eaatern  Europe peoples, whose civilisation-'are  derived from Borne, who still oling to  the unroformed sandal, but the Rome  of Augustus was more luxurious. The  footgear of patricians was decorated  with golden clasps and embroideries,  and shoe-making* became, an elaborate  trade'."* "- * - - ' :-\. ....���������������������������  Ordinary walking-Shoes frequently  had a wooden sole like some of the  sandals'of .Egypt, aud it is probably  from those that the French peasant of  today derivos his sabots. The wealthier  classes indulged in dainty slippers, aud  laced boots,.while the emperors wore  purple buckskins.- Red_ was permitted  to-the nobility; the commons had to  content themselves with more sober  coloring.  - In England under, the Norman influence some extraordinary developments  took'place. During thc time of the  Plantagencts thc - toes, of shoes were  turned up like rams' horns or- wore,  drawn out to such a length.that tho  points had to be laced to. the kneoa.  These were of bright colors,-sometimes  different for each,foot, and jewels and  precious stones were. stitched upon  them.. Later large rosettes of colored  ribbon were attached." -., " /.  It has been pointed out that' the  sturdy sandals of the Teutonic tribes  enabled them to march aaross Europe  to the walls of Rome. The footgear  of an army is one of the most important  parts of its equipment.  PRIMITIVE SURVBYING  . According lo a legend of Smith town,  Long Island, the township was originally measured off by a primitive method.  The first settler was one Smith, who  bought from.the Indians as much land  as a bull could go around iu a day.  Now Smith had a smart bull, trained  to carry him and to half-trot and half-  lope  SICILIAN SULPHUR  N'ino-tenths   of   the   native   sulphur  used in  lOiirope comos from Sicily, and  about   oue   hundred   thousand   persons,  are dependent upoir it  for their livctli-;  hood.  ��������������������������� 1  Aftor the position and depth of the 1  sulphur deposit have been ascertained '  by boring, a shaft is sunk, which is  subsequently divided longitudinally in-;  to three sections. Two of these, are ���������������������������  occupied by the hoisting-cages, while  the third is devoted  gear.  to   the  pumping-  Great danger arises from the generation nf gases within the rocks, and  these gases are of threo kinds: first,  tho -poisonous gas, hydogon sulphide;  next, an asphyxiating one, carbon dioxide; and, thirdly, marsh gas, the dreaded'"fire-damp," which  is explosive.   -  Tho  hard  sulphur  is  extracted  with  pickaxes, and is separated from its gan-  gue by heat, steam being now generally  employed. ���������������������������    It   is   thon    molded    into  -bricks,  and   is   ready   for  the   market.  SiolUn Varicose Vete'Er^i  Tortuous, Ulcerated, Kuutnrod*  i:������������������<rr������������������cs, MUKlte; Thrarabe?  sis, Kl������������������i>htu_tta8j8. It tiMcQsout tba  lnt/;uiiinaikm, sorwtoa and OlSeoior*-  tion; relieves tba patn and tiredness;  COdoccH iho swelHik.amdually restoring part tu nor/nw fiironckb and ���������������������������������������������������������������  pc&raiico. AlSSQBBINK,JJt..ia������������������  mild, safe, pleasant.anftseptlo IfnJ-  ment, healing and hootlilha. Severo cases where  reins -havo, ulcerated and broken Juvo been cora-  pletoly and'nciuiancntlr enrrd. First few apnli-  r .  J*i*[miJIWE, JK., will give roli������������������C  cations of r_    ���������������������������   and prove ifFineriu fliX) and (fi.OO per bottto at  drugglsta ojf delhCwl.  Detailed directions, reports -  nn recent eases find Book 6 G free cm request*  W. F. YMWG. rj>,t.J210 LynunsBId4,lrlonlreal.Can.  - Alnorur.>l������������������li*ltyM������������������r.iq Bote A Wynne Co.. Wfnnljef:  M������������������ NutJoruil Urjii; anil VM-miial .IV. V.nulp^ A Ciilgw/ ���������������������������  -ii-l Hpukrau BNa. 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Of these there ia. none superior to Parmoloo's Vegetable Pills.  Their operation though gentle is effective, and the most delicate can use  them,  ! rapid pace. TRat day tlie  bull was lip to the mark, By right ho  had inclosed so much ..land that thc  amazod Indians nicknamed its rider  "Boll Smith."  This tradition has it.) counterpart  among the Boers of South -Africa. Their  '"runs," as the farms of thoso Dutchmen are called, contain, gonerally speaking, from four to six thousand acros, of  which only a few acres are undo: cultivation. __ .Small _momimonts_ of ..stones  piled up at certain points mark tho  boundary linos.  Thc first settlers, knowing nothing of  surveying, measured olf their "runs"  by horse-power. Having piled up a lot  of stones, the Boers would start from  them an'd ride in a straight line for  half an hour, as fa8t as thoir horses  could carry Uiem.  Halting, each rider would build another beacon, and again ride for half  an hour at right angles to his first line.  Then hc would pile, up another stone  beacon. Two more turns and an hour  more of riding brought him back to  his starting point.  The square tract inclosed within the  two hours' ride and the four beacons  became his farm. Of course, the- B01.1  who owned the fleetest horse obtained  the la ���������������������������&���������������������������?.:. tract of land.  Well, Well!  JHISi*a HOME DYE  ANYONE  use  MEANS TO DIE POOE  Dv, Daniel K. Parsons, the Hinsdale,  Illinois, philanthropist, after giving  away his fortune of $7,000,000, has just  entcrod the Hinsdale sanitarium, almost  penniless; to spend the remainder of-his  days. vile.has turned his ninoty-second  year, and is in failing health. His last  gift was his. residence and five acres of  land, valued at $35,000, the residenoe to  be maintained as a public library and  art gallery. It,has long been his wish  to distribute his wealth for the benefit  of humanity; and in its disposal he has  given largely to schools and colleges in  twenty different staten. Ho was born  in Vermont, and practiced medicine until he moved to Illinois, whero he bo-  oaino immensely wealthy through real  estate speculations.  WI dyed ALL these  7\DIFFERENT KINDS  - of Goods- --  -" with fhe SAME Dye.  I cased  CLEAN and SIMPLE to Use.  NO chance of usinK the WRONG Dye for thc SoniM  one has lo color. All colore from vour DruRulit or  Denier. FREE Color Cord ft ml STONY Booklet Id.  Tho Johiikon-Richnrilson Co., Limited, Montreul,  Success  Business College  C������������������r. Portife Avi. ind Ednontw St,  WINNIPEG. MAN.  Courses ��������������������������� Bookkeeping,    Shorthand, Typewriting & English  Fall term now open.   ICnter any time.  assist our Btudents in ������������������euurin|{  g-ood poiitioiu.  Wd  WrlM to-dny for !������������������._.������������������ tret c������������������t*logti������������������  F. G. GARBUTT,  PrtiUUnt  G. E. WIGGINS,  Principal  -H -, ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  (ob  Ir.  I i  _. ������������������  raa  QBE  FOR HOUSEHOLD ACCIDENTS  Zam-Buk Is so Very Useful  Bead how beneficial it proved in this  case.  Mrs. II. Sawyer, of Kecne, Ont.,  writes:���������������������������"My husband is engaged on a  form, and one day, whilo chopping  wood, the top of the axe broke and  fell upon his foot, cutting a nasty  gash. Tho wound was so bad that wc  ���������������������������first thought wo would havo to get a  doctor, but we finally decided to dross  the  cut  with  Zam-Buk.  "Well, tho Zam-Buk treatment proved  a groat success. It uot only eased the  pain, but it prevented any inflammation; and right from first applying  Zam-Buk, the cut began to heal. It  is now completely healod, und my husband says he will nover be without a  box of Zam-Buk in tho house, for wc  are sure it saved us a great deal of  cxponse."  Over and over again Zam-Buk has  been proved to bo tho worker's best  romedy. As soon as applied to a cut,  a burn, a scald, or any skin injury,  it relieves the pain and it sots up  healing. It also prevents blood-poisoning or inflammation. It is a sure cure  too for " eczema, piles, ulcers, old  wounds, bad leg, ringworm, scalp sores,  festering, ruuuing sores, eruptions, cold  bores, chapped hands, etc. Its absolute  purity, also, makes it the ideal balm  for babies.  Zam-Buk Soap should be used along  with the balm for washing all soro  places. This soap will be found "excellent for 'baby's baili, even where the  balm  is not being used.  All .druggists and stores sell Zam-  Buk at 50c. box, aud Zam-Buk Soap at  25c tablet, or post free from Zam-Bn.v  Co., Toronto, upon receipt of price.  Refuse harmful substitutes.  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After taking one dose of GIN PILLS,  he found them fo bo exactly what he  needed, and "after taking two boxes of  GIN PILLS, was completely cured. AVe  "heartily   recommend < GIN   PLLLS,   at  everv  opportunity   to  our  friends  and  relatives." Mrs. JAMES B. MLLFORD.  Write us, mentioning this paper and  we  will  eond' you a  sample box free.  JElien,JLy.o_iu.catmot-get-tho regular-sizo  boxes at your dealer's we will supply  you at the regular retail price���������������������������50c. a  box, 6 for $2.50���������������������������and money promptly  refunded if GIN PILLS do not; give  satisfaction. National Drug & Chemical  Co. of Canada, Limited, Dept. K.P.,  Toronto. S7  Chilliwack,   British   Columbia   T"hu_G'inlen_o: .B.C., In .the. famous Fraspr  Volley. FiiK'sk larmhiK and fruit land in tlio  world. Irrigation unknown. B.C. Hleetric Uy.  from A'Hncouv'or; C.K.It. transcontinental and  Ot. Northern Imilitiiif;. diilliwuck a modem  city���������������������������waterworks, electric liijlit, etc. O.v.en  Paradise���������������������������uo frost, no four month's snow.  Writo II. T. Onudland, Secy. Hoard of  Trade, Chilliwack, for all information, book-  Win, niuns, etc.���������������������������TUF..V COMB.  ���������������������������s?:  An Admiral's Narrow Escape  Ashore  ���������������������������"KiSss-*--  Every Woman  tt hwfwl tmd ifcoukl \n*ttw  MARVEL WWrlteg Spnj  ���������������������������������������������Jmt ccurmirat.   lt clfttnim  'W^jjrSS mact'J������������������ f<*J,  0%*<anvol ������������������upr^7 tl>'  HASVHl. accept u.j <x.'m-i.  ter iuti<J ttin,i l*t j'tjv-t ������������������r I  Wo*.���������������������������*-ak-\l   It fi������������������. {nil v^rtiv.  Ian HaA (Iiwcihim ia r-ai.wL) So _*������������������������������������*.     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C������������������um������������������1 A^faM* far Ca������������������������������������<C.  ���������������������������QXl i  w  ,I*M**....  i ���������������������������   ������������������������������������������������������> ,<  ^\  _>.v  '���������������������������'���������������������������r-'Si/.X  , '������������������'���������������������������  ..       ���������������������������      .���������������������������',   ..... -.'���������������������������.".,.'.. 5 . ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������ I.-.,  ���������������������������    ?������������������������������������������������������"'������������������.'���������������������������..��������������������������� TV'* -"WO ���������������������������,-        '    '���������������������������.-    '���������������������������'/  McHttMHrfiUR & W001������������������(,;  ���������������������������      ^r-'RUPEB-p STBECT :' *���������������������������  . yyjNNlPEG    r     MANITOBA        .;'.  'win ite PofJC* ir <; c i. a ft  fRAj-l'lRk C.I.W- f������������������ft!t04plOSf.  Willi  While the adventures of the average naval officer occur at sea, the most  exciting of any in the life of Captain  Prank Helm took place several year-  ago, whon he thought himself quite  safely ashore. But then Helm is anything but an average naval oflicer. To  his friends the Captain is best known  as the "Admiral of the Philippine  Navce," the propriety of which title is  somewhat in doubt, for there is no  Philippine "Navce'.' in the first place,  and secondly, Helm maintains  that wero thero any such thing  iu existence, he would have  none of it. What Helm roally docs iB  to take complete charge of navigation  in the Philippine Islands, and ho does  it very well indeed. His' lighthouses  alone save hundreds of ships each year,  and he is worthy of any insignia Iiis  friends decree. But to return to what  Helm avers is the moat thrilling incident  of his eventful career. It happened, he  tells us, in Pershing's famous campaign  in Mindanao, and that, says the Captain, was in 1903.,  At that time Pershing was operating  about twenty-three miles from the coast.  1 did not get to his camp in time to join  him; in fact, I was a whole day behind,  and it looked as if 1 wouldn't get to see  anything at all. But Captain Fitzpat-  ricli of thc Fifteeth Cavalry, who had  beon left in command of the camp", was  about to send food across tho lake tbat  lay between us and the force in the field,  and f decided I would take a chance  and go along with the natives who were  to, work the boat.  There were six of them in the craft,  friendly Moros, and when we got the  supplies aboard it was iate in the afternoon. Dusk came on as we Beared Ma-  en., on the opposite bank. I could bear  Pe'-Hhmg's guns going about four or  iv8 miles away, and that was somo satis-  l.������������������tion,,although coinciiently witn my  gathering in the sound came a di.M-ov-  ery of a lot of Moros, all armed, running  down to the beach ahead. I was the  only white man in the b%>at, of course,  uad my,companions told mo to lie down  fiat in the bottom, and wheu L had adjusted myself as best I could so as to  imitate bags of food they covered me  with a ,6arong, a doth'.the natives use  as a garment."       :'  As soon' as we grounded .the armed  men"swarmed about the boat. Some of  them-eat on th^ gunwale',, and-1 eouM  have, grabbed a dusky .leg or two, but  I had no such mind. 1* knew enough of  their,' lingo to gather- what- they were  talking about, arid it was by no-means  inspiriting to hear them-brag "about the,  number of Americans they- had killed  that" morning... In my position I was a  good-deal cramped, but'I.hardlyn'dared  to breathe,.for I.realized that if somebody-lifted one-corner of-that sarong  thatjwouldbe about all for me'y In the  morning l_had written a note to Per-  shino asking him. to send a troop of  cavalry, and I wondered whether my  messenger had got through.  lt seemed I had been lying there an  hour whon shouts were heard-and more  men came running down'to the beach. J  was couvinee'd 'that they were coming  after'my head, and began to wish 1 had  not been so enthusiastic about wishing  to see a fight. There was a lot-of jabbering, and as it proceeded my ears  pricked up and then I"threw the sarong  off and got up and stretched myself.'!  decided-il they had to have me I might  get a better chance standing,up to take  a Moro or two along with me. T had  learned from the conversation that the  late arrivals were messengers from the  Dato of Macin, whom Pershing had  whipped that morning, though as yet I  did not know_it, and they kuew 1 was  iu^thiir'bWtT^They^b^  irom their master to como ashore and  call upon him.  To me that looked very much like an  invitation to come on and be chopped  up. There was no choice, so I followed  thc messengers. Tho Dato told me that  Pershing had got the better of him that  morning, and that he had submitted and  was now anxious to show Pershing that  he was as good ae his word.,He proposed  to'send - me _on to-tho -American -commander, giving me safe conduct and an  escort. Well, I wasn't altogether so  i?uro of his intentions, but I palavered  away and expressed my appreciation of  hi.s royal consideration, and prepared to  ���������������������������say "ready."  At a sign from the Dato five of the  most villainous-looking Moros Helm had  over seen came forward with drawn  krisses. What a kriss is the Standard  Dictionary does not say, bnt we presume tbat it was a weapon sharp enough  and long enough to make trouble enough. Anyhow, wo read that (still with  drawn krisses) three of the Moros placed themselves at the head of the despairing Captain, while the other two  stationed themselves at the rear. He  goes on:  1 had no weapon but an old navy revolver that would not cock', but I  thanked the chief for his courtesy while  other emotions than gratitude fought  for the mastery.  Our route lay through a country dotted with cottas or small groups of native huts. W^ nad Dot g������������������ne far w*ien.  one of tho fellows in front suddenly  disappeared in one of these cottas and  I guessed that some trick was up. A  little farther on, another disappeared,  and Boon after the last of the vanguard  was gone. The two in the rear still remained, aud I can tell you it was far  from comfortable marching along there  in the gloom with two savage-looking  Moros just a few feet behind me. When  we reached a canal aud the roar-guard  tald me to cross it, I felt euro 1 was just  about to get a blow ou thc back of the  head. This impression received some-  i~.ng liko confirmation as 1 stopped  into tho ditch.  I had had an idea that tho water was  only about two foot deep, for it was  dark and there was no way of guessing,  i went in ovor my head. The water, I  found'when 1 got on my feet again, was  really only four feet deep, but, owing  to my miscalculation, I had fallen,  which had almost -the effect of being  struck.  When 1 got to the other bank 1 started ahead ais fast as 1 could go, for 1  saw the light of camp-fires. I did not  look back to sec if my rear-guard -was  following, but whistled as loud as I  could. There was no answer, and fearing to attraet a shot from a native 1  dropped behind a dike. . Then" I crept  forward about 100 'yards and dropped  again. I'heard_firing, and then I lit for  the camp as* fast ae I'could go, yelling  in English as I ran. The call ������������������f an  ontpost for me to stop yelling'and come  on in was grateful music. It just happened that I had struck the side of-the  camp from which they were not firing,  THE   BOY     WHO     EEOKE     THE  LIBERTY BELL  Every patriotic ^American has learned of Liberty Bell which from the belfry of the State House at Philadelphia  proclaimed proudly the Declaration "of  Independence,, and which -seven years  later made known the joyous news that  peace between the United States"-,and  the mother eonntry had been at last restored. " For more than a century the  old beU, srtill preserved in Liberty Hail,  has been a shrine for countless pilgrims  from every eorner of the civilized world  who have seen the large crack running  the entire length of the bell, and unfitting it for duty. This break was always thought to have occurred while liberty Bell was tolling at the funeral of  Chief Justice John Marshall, on July"8,  1835, but other stories,at odd.intervals  have gone the rounds,- and .this one ie  the latest.1- - *  - -'���������������������������   ���������������������������>���������������������������' ���������������������������- *  Now, more .'than three-quarters of a  century after-the; old bell was silenced,  comes a man who declares that none of  the-'more or lees" accepted-versions "of  how it eame to be cracked-is, correct;  that hie - version '"alone is' the true o.3>  planation of the - incident. - For more  than fifty years, he'declares, 'he has  been reading-in newspapers and elsewhere'all the various conflicting stories  off the 'accident, but; "inasmuch" as- his  has been an extremely busy life,,he has  never bothered his ��������������������������� head' ��������������������������� overmact  about them until.quite recently."'"  Being now-old, and.'retired. from act-,  ive work he has more, leisure on' his  hands; his mind dwells more-and more  on the past, his-tenacious memory, of,  which.he is extremely proud, is prone  to take him back to early youth and  review the.happenings that still stand  out from the haze of yesterday.  , So, when a few days ago this man  saw yet another story "of how the Liberty Bell was. cracked, and realized vet  again that his memory'branded it as incorrect, he hastened to protest.   -  "1 was one of those who wero present and assisted in 'the cracking of  that bell���������������������������perhaps 1 am the:only person  now living who was present," hc stated.  Those words took a Times reporter at  once to his house with the request for  f nll^details.- ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� --���������������������������     .   - ���������������������������=  The man who, he says, helped erack  the oid Liberty Bell, is Mr. Emmanuel  .Joseph Rauch, of 380 West 116'th  Street. lie is eighty-six years old, but  doesn't look it. In fact, so straight  is he still, so square and robust, that  he seems scarcely older than his won,  a man who has turned fifty.  And Mr. Rauch's manner of speech  is such as to justify the pride he takes  in _his__memqry.  His  talk _gocg; right  ahead, without hesitation or confusion.  He never adds anything concerning  which he feels the slightest uncertainty.  Hc was born at Cluster, Pa., of Pennsylvania Dutch stock, on November (5,  lS'J.'i, and removed with his parents to  Philadelphia when ho was .������������������evon years  old. It was three years later���������������������������in lS3fi  ���������������������������that, according to him, tho cracking  of thc Liberty Bell occurred. That is  the year usually given as the one in  which the mishap occurred, but Mr.  Rauch iH emphatic in his statement that  the bell was not cracked on the occasion of Chief Justice Marshall's funeral. Here is his own version of tho  occurrence:  "The Liberty Boll was cracked, as 1  remember, on Washington's birthday,  1S35, and this is the way it was dono:  '*! was then ten years old. On that  day 1 had been sent by ,my mother on  an errand to a shop not far from our  home. On my return from it, 1 was  walking through State House Square  when I noticed that the janitor, or  steeplckeeper, of the old State Houso  building was beckoning    to mc, .   His  name was Downing���������������������������'Major Jaek,' we  U6cd to call hini���������������������������and he was a well-  known character in Philadelphia at that  time.  " 'Come here!' he ealled to me and  to several boys whom he spied in the  square. After he had corralled six or  eight of ne���������������������������I don't remember exactly  how many���������������������������he told us that he wanted  ns to ring the Liberty Bell in honor  of Washington's birthday. Tho idea  pleased us very mueh���������������������������we boys were  uot in the habit of ringing the old bell  ���������������������������and we agreed to do it.  "Then Downing climbed into the  steeple of tho State House and tied a  rope to the clapper of the bell. Coming, down again, he put the end of this  rope into our hands and instructed us  to pull with all our might, which we  did.  '' Wo were working away, and the bell  had struek, so far a8 I ean recall, about  ten or a dozen times, when we noticed  a change in thc tone. We kept ringing, though, but, after a while, the  Bteeplekcoper noticed tiie difference,  too. Surmising that something might  be wTong, hc told us to stop pulling  tbe rope. Then he climbed back into  the steeple, we boys following behind.  "On the side of the bell that hung  toward Walnut Street we found that  there was a big crack, a foot'or fifteen  .inchee long. Downing then told us to  run along home. We obeyed.  : "What happened, after that I forget  --boy-like' I didn't do "any worrying,  and beard'no more about the cracking  of the bell until some years'later. Then,  however, and many**times since,'! have  read of bow the bell came to be cracked, but never have T seen the version  which I have just given. - I honestly  believe it is the eorreet one.-"   . ='   .  Investigation of what is known- regarding the cracking of the'Liberty Bell  gives considerable plausibility to Mr.  Ranch's narrative. First, there is, as  has been already mentioned, confusion  as to just how the bell was,cracked.  . It was thc custom to ring it on im  portant occasions, -notably on each re-  eurrin? Fourth of _ Jnly, but, .according  to one authority, it was not rung on  that day after 1831.' This would- explain how, if thc bell waa indeed era'ek-  ed, as Mil Ranch maintains, on February 22, 3836, the erack was not dis^  covered on the following Fourth' 7of  July.   "., ' y '    ( '.   '"  Coining to, the theory, that, the, bell  "wan cracked while tolling* for the funeral  of Chief Justiee Mar-shall, we. are reminded that: ��������������������������� ,. .  *":"While-tolling-" is an- ambiguous  phrase. .Is it not * possible, - probable  even, that, as stroke after stroke,of tbe  clapper smote the side of the bell, thoee  who "heard detected .something wrong  in the sound, exactly as did -^Downing  and hie youthful helpers in Mr. Rauch .s  narrative, and.-promptly arrived - at -_the  conclusion that the damage had-.been  done'on.that very7day,."being unaware  that"_the' hell' had-bMn' cracked before?  Iu-.view of the-unhesitating nature-, of-  Mr. Ranch's statements, this view seems  distinctly plausible! ' ". ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������- --."i V-  ' There is something'else'whieh" l������������������n<l8  the "color of truth to the octogenarian's  narrative:- "As. he", relates, it was by  no" means.customary,to have.boys ring  the' bell. -������������������������������������������������������'Major -������������������������������������������������������ Jack'' ---Downing  evidently aotonisbed young Rauch'and  the rest when he pressed them into ser-  vieo as big coadjutors. When-the,lusty  efforjl crfVfche sqoad of urehins erackod  thq "Rell,- may not'"Majoi Jaeh'' have  Couldn't Get Strong  Seemed to "Hove Lost All AmbiiJjuw  Was Pale aad Anaemic  ������������������  Made Wondcrfiil Becoyery  Wheu JD*.  Hamilton's Pills Were Used  "I wa������������������ never actually gick," tfjltai  Mrs. La Pierre, wife of a welArtfowri   '  resident  of Labenjcnc,  "yet I Yieyer      .,  could get strong liko other wcincn.    1  ate   well   enough,  but   eouuuiut', *.<t_;,'. i _  rich and red 1 conl3 never make. W.n*���������������������������  I married I took a greet pride in "rmi  housekeeping, but ��������������������������� it' kept' m'e' tired _aF"  the time. Mrs. Lechasce, my nei_ghb<g7;__w  lookod'well���������������������������-she told me hert health lj^;f.--  been made -by "J>r. Hamilton's Pills, -ij  only -thought,of. *j*ullsi*as,.a..physic;-v.Ii:.ut.'?'-.  now I know that ~Dr. Hamilton '3 .PjBh   "  are   more,   for- thfsy   guiekened - iuj .  /z  stomach,  liver #nA   bowels���������������������������ma'de^W."  stouter and strongirr, gave me sueh .���������������������������������������������!-,:  or in my cheeks as 1 nover had beffJr*.  They do-^good to-parts in ways I'neeJ'  not mention in thin letter, but-1 Hi������������������:  cerely   believj.   3)r.   Hamilton'5   Jiirh."  should be used at" regular intervalsTbj *  every woman���������������������������that's whv I write J35������������������  *  letter." " .,'.-,.  '  Nd   medicfaii.  invigorates   a   w"oina������������������  like Dr. Hamilton's PiUs. , 25c. per Wk, - _ >'  all - dealers   or   the   Catarrhozone .(3^  Kingston, Canada. ',.'./'  .oiil  "A- (Krand Medieine,;-is the-encomi1  urn often passed on Uiekle's Anti-Consumptive Syrup,'and _whcn the results  from its use are considered, as; borne  out'by ruany persons who have employed it iu stopping coughs and eradicating colds,' it is more than grand. Kept  in the house it-is always at hand and  it haf. no equal as a ready remedy. If  you hnve not tried it, do so at once."  decided,   pgrchance,   to "say - not  about it*?     ThV'harn had been'  there was nothing io fee .gained .-by"^-^,;  ing it from the honsetope. ;/ * v- y/\  ��������������������������� So, perhaps, ".Majsr Jack" bade. tJw]7-'  little boys run "home, supposing thailrnov'1'; "-  thing would ever come of the*incident,^7;  even if* they told .their- elder8r:w,ha���������������������������yia><l',-^'  befallen the JhfIL Granted tbat J;na 7-  Raueh" version of. the crackinjj ofrJ3uiy\ ,\-rf;";  bell is' right, and-that the .steeplekeeper "/J/;.^  reasoned- as-nerp. suggested, hislfea^iw-.^wk"^.^  ing was not b^r.:.-?_ij^areritly/the.^������������������-tX ,^-/-'7;.",^  age to the bfdl has never,'. been'iaid'atVi^S''^.*^  the doorof tfolJ^d'of'eager\bdja...w]h������������������^:Vy^^  acted as; baU-ringem ��������������������������� oa j that^kWa8H1^^*^'i^^;^^  ton 'e'birthdajrseviihty.-Bix.years ago.v ".^fe^^M^  z-~J-.zy-.-zi-.  ��������������������������������������������� ZSLj-jyzjZfi - yicJ^L ���������������������������=./,yy jiZiypi  * ^.'an}Avmip^^ottit^^  77At,rKoutchino/ n'earlMosco^UhergjiB^i/^&Jl  established  the most .complete"'lam^ia-r'^rtv^.7  tpryjiow in-''existence for, the prosecV""""  made of -all/quektibnj_.relating to '}ipr(K.i;7.'  dynamics, and'some jremarkable results :-{"  have been obtained, especially in regiutf',-.'-',-'  "to what iB called "the "antorotation" $t -":, "-  bodies of certain shapes when placeu*-ja''il;i.:  current.) of air. ,~ It���������������������������has already Ife'em'/']/  made-evident that there are many;ptij_������������������'-5'.'" 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Thc Perfection is fitted with an automalic-locking flame ft*pneadef  that prevents thc wick being turned high enough to Hooike and is  easy to remove and drop back when deamng.  Drams finished ������������������ther.m torqnoise-rJue enamel or plain Med ( light ud om*.  aacntei, yd itarag and diuable���������������������������amiable for 1107 room in any^lME.  Dealers everrwhrrcr of yxiUs to juut ftgenqrvji     ' '  The Imperial OH Company, limited  ff-  ?*  imm^mmmMmm^^mxm^  mmm*������������������mfr<f$  Ttt ���������������������������:my  tf  THE-ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, April 4, 1912  When a farmer opens  his first hag of cement  ho has taken a long step in thc march of Progress,  which  leads to Prosperity.  After he uses thnt hag���������������������������if only for a hltchlng-  P!oM. or a porch step���������������������������he has learned some profitable  lessons.  lie knows that It doesn't take an expert to uso  concrete successfully.  ITo knows that ho has added a permanent Improvement lo his property, something- that will last as long  as the farm itself.  lie knows that he has added convenience, and  therefore profit, to his home.  ITc knows that it rl'dn't cost him more, ln money or  time, than if he had used an inferior material and  mado a tc-.npornry improvement.  Me knows that he wants to read the book,  MID-WEEK  HALF  HOLIDAY  " What ihe Farmer Can Do Wilh Concrete "  to find out how he can apply these lessons to other  places on his farm.  Th.* .'���������������������������'���������������������������l-.-prtir.cpiRnt is to tell him that his copy of  this profusely illustrated book is ready to be mailed  as soon as hc sends in his name and address. It  mnkos no difference whether he has vet used that  first hnu: of cement or not. If ho hasn't, the book  will tell him how to use it to thc best advantage  in any case it's  ABSOLUTELY FREE  A hundred nnd sixty pages of plain descrip.  tion, telling how other farmers have used con-  crets, with photor,-aphs to Illustrate every para-  Sraph In the text.  ' "  Just send your name and address on a postal,  In a letter, or use the coupon, and the book will  ba atnt by return mall.  Address  CANADA   CEMENT . CO., Ltd.  ,   National Bank Building  MONTREAL'  wi  iii  *������������������ssb..  'Mm  'm  We, the undersigned merchants and  businessmen of Enderby, do by these  presents agree to .Jose our stores  and places of business at 12:30 p.m.  each Wednesday, and to remain  closed until Thursday morning:  Excepting, when a legal or civic  holiday occurs on any other week day  than Wednesday; In such case we  will observe the legal or civic holiday  and not the midweek holiday'.  This agreement will go into force  on the 3rd day of April and remain  in force until and including the 25th  day of September, 1912.  J. W. EVANS & SON  Ai  B.   MAUNDRELL,  per G.H.M.  A. PULTON  THE POLSON MERCANTILE CO  Per S. H. Speers  GEO. R,  SHARPE, per.G.H.S.  P. PYMAN  A. REEVES  Enderby, B. C, Mar. 11, 1912.  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  . NOTICE TO BREEDERS  Constable Ashton Dead and  : James and Wilson Held for Murder  and did not know if I would hit him  or not," he said. "I asked Wilson if  I should' tie him up and put the  blame on me. He said, '.Io.' When  we saw Ramsay and Seeley on Wednesday, there was lots of time for me  We, the undersigned owners .of the  registered stallions "Marcellus Jr."  "Martin," and the "Black Prince,"  have agreed upon the 'one price of $20  for the season, with a forfeit of $100  if this agreement is broken.  Particulars of time and date of  service will be published later.  Signed���������������������������     WM. BURRELL,  JAS. BELL,  STEPNEY RANCH,  (per   T. Sky'rme)  Enderby, March 23, 1912.  -_   W. B. James and <?rank Wilson, the   bad secreted under, his ar.n-   A.s'iton  men accused'of ,"sticidng-up" a sure' did not throw\ip his hands Dromptly  at Okanagan Mission and .,f thc and",came close to James, vvho pulled" to" fire'severai/Ihots^ but������������������wls no  shooting of Constable .Ashton tw.o the trigger. ' The shell snapped and use as there was no sense'in taking  weeks ago, were taken-to Kelowna Ashton tried to gralvthe gun.. Pull-] any more chances. \.T don't know  last-Sunday, from Kamloops to an-, ing back the hammer, James again why Idrew OTy gun ���������������������������hen th tm  swer to-the charge of murder, Con- pulled the trigger and t:*,-3 sunt took lIS to 'throw up.' I want t-������������������ say  stable Ashton having died at the effect, Ashton falling to the llmr Pthat I would never have nfempted  Kelowna hospital from the efTects of,; "James t61d me.he woul(1 l.lov-.:^'this trick on the boat if I had  *he wound last Thursday afternoon.! head off if I squealed on him," said thought it would have come to shoot-  They-were-returned to Kamloops on Wilson. After unlocking their leg ing) thinking the constable would let  Tuesday, where they will await '.-'al shackles with the kcysdound in Ash-, us g0 when I bad him covered I  at the next sitting of the ������������������....crlor ton's coat, the men -0������������������ed the cabin meant to tic him up nnd then leave  court in  Vernon. | door    and   remained    there until the   him.     But when he rushed me, I got  At thc.preliminary   hearing of the   boat    arrivedq at   Peachland,   where, excited,   thinking    he might do some  men before Magistrate Boyce, o.' Ke-   they got off    and   took to the 'hills. I shooting'himself pretty quick. That's  lowna,  Wilson   stated   that he over-. Getting tired    of   hill climbing,  they' all I have to say."  took or met' James   on the trail to   took   to   the   wagon-   road,    and on;     James, alias Wm. Boyd, was atone  -Penticton and walked down with him   Wednesday afternoon   vore h.id up uy   time employed in and about Ev/lVcby  GRADE "A" CERTIFICATE  This is to certify that I have inspected the premises and herd of Mr.  A. McQuarrie, the her.l consisting of  33 head of cattle, and find the same  to be in a healthy condition. Each  animal in the herd has been tested  for tuberculosis within six months of  this date and declared free of that  disease. The premises,are in a.sanitary condition within the "meaning of  the <~ Regulations ,of the Provincial  Board of Health governing the sale of  * milk and the management sof dairies,  cow sheds and milk shops.  B. R. ILSLEY,. V.  S..  Inspector..  |    Armstrong, B. C, Feb. 9, 1912.  Coal mining rights of the Dominion  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the  j Northwest Territories and a portion  of the province of British Columbia,  may be leased for a term of twenty-  one years at an annual rental of fl  an acre. Not more than 2,560 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be  made by thc applicant in person to  the Agent or sub-Agent of thc district in which rights' applied for are  situated.  j In surveyed territory the land must  be descrioed by sections, or legal  sub-divisions of sections, and in un-  surveyed territory the tract applied  for shall be staked out by the applicant himself.  - Each application must obe accompanied by a fee for $5 which will be  refunded if the rights applied for are  not available, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the  rate of five,cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  j furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity ot  merchantable coal mined and pay the  royalty theieo .. ��������������������������� ��������������������������� j coal mining  rights are not being operated, such  returns should be furnished at least  once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the lessee may be  permitted to purchase "whatever  available surface rights may be considered necessary for the working of  the mine at the rate of $10.00 an acre  For, full information application  should be made to the Secretary of  the Department of the Interior, Ot- -  tawa, or to any Agent or, Sub-Agent  of Dominion Lands.  W. W_ CORY,  Deputy Minister of the "Interior."   -������������������������������������������������������  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized    publication ' of  this   advertisement   will not be paid  for.. sp2  to that town,    where" they wore ar-   Messrs. Ramsey and Seeley.  and was slightly known here.  SUTTON'S SEEDS FOR. 1912  rested.    James told him that h.j had1-'   James was then ��������������������������� called,  ji:_d rd ;a.  "stuck-up" a store near Kelowna, to tecred   the following statement,which  which     Wilson    replied,    "Tf   J    had is a summary of the evidence:   ''Til  known that I would not h:-.ve (ravel- have to correct what I said about 'Flower, vegetable and farm seeds  ed with you." After being tn!".':. on that hold-up job (on the prevoius day imported in the original sealed pack-  board the Okanagan, the prisoners James would not admit his guilt;. I ets from Sutton & Sons, the King's  received several drinks of_ waterji r-:u did it.     I got $8.30, and went on to1 Seedsmen.  ^e'.-im ,__j3ngland,_ S_end  "James    asRcct    for another  Penticton,    meeting    iVilson   oil    the for catalogue.  A. J. WOODWARD, Sole Agent  512 Granville tit., Vancouver  As~h"tori  drink and when Ashton was handing   trail."     The prisoner then mrrohor  it to him, he   covered the Constable   ated  Wilson's   story of the shooting  with the   22   cal.    revolver which he   on the   boat.    "I   shot without aim,  also Victoria.  GRADE "B" CERTIFICATE  This is to   certify   that I have inspected the premises and herd of Mr.  L. Long, of Enderby, B. C.,.the herd  consisting of 11 head of cnttle.    The  premises do  not conform strictly to  the   conditions   as   set   forth in the  "standard,"   and   the herd has,been  tested   once   a   year for tuberculosis  and has   been    found free from that  disease.    Remarks, ������������������barn very good.  B. R. ILSLEY, V. S.  Feb. 1, 1912. Inspector.  SHAMPOO   THE   HAIR    WITHOUT  WETTING THE HAIR  In every package of Machela, Nature's Scalp Tonic, which has a rec-  ord^for^growing^bair���������������������������95=case8=outror  100���������������������������there is a packet of Machela Dry  Shampoo Powder. Price for complete home treatment, .-.LOO. Sold  and guaranteed by A. Reeves.  TO CANADIAN " ARCHITECTS ���������������������������'.  Competition     for     New    .University  Buildings to   be ��������������������������� Erected at Point  Grey, near   Vancouver, British Co.  lumbia.      ,        .���������������������������  The Government of British Columbia invite Competitive Plans for the  general scheme and design' for the  proposed    new    University,    together  with    more   detailed   Plans   for the  v.  buildings   to   be   erected first at an  estimated cost of $1,500,000.  i    Prizes of $10,000   will be given for  the   most    successful     Designs    submitted.  |   Particulars of the competition and"  plan of site may   be obtained on re-  quest-from the undersigned.  The designs   to be sent in by July  ;31st, 1912, addressed.to  THE MINISTER OF EDUCATION,  Parliament Buildings,  a4 Victoria, British Columbia  =���������������������������When-Gbd~Tervels-tKe~~lfilis   and"  mountains to the smoothness of the  plains, then there will be no rich or  poor.    The world will become a barren desert.  WILL   BE   HELD   IN   THE  ethodist Church, Easter Sunday, April 7th  Service in the Morning at 11 o'clock and in the Evening at. 7:30 p. m.  T OF BRITI  Collections on behalf of Building Fund.       MONDAY EVENING- The Annual  Dinner will  be served in the school room from 6 to 8 o'clock.  Concert to follow.       Tickets for Dinner and Concert, 50c  .*  s-th  i tl  4  7������������������|  ������������������������������������������������������i r  m \c  ���������������������������/  Thursday, April 4. 1912  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  A Novel and Unique Bargain Event,  Great Events are built up from little things.    Trifles count in the aggregate.     If you bought a $500.00 piano for $400.00 you save 20 per cent..-" If *  you buy a 5c paper of Pins for 2ic, you save 50 per cent.     If you save on the little things you'll not deed to  worry   about the big things.   - Take  care of the cents and the dollars will take care of themselves. - ; ..  COMMENCING SATURDAY, APRIL 5th, AND CONTINUING ALL NEXT WEEK, WE OFFER YOU���������������������������  Novelties, Notions, Nick-nacks for next to  ���������������������������f ' - ' ^ - "'        '  We institute this BIG,SALE-OP LITTLE THINGSto demonstrate the completeness of our Smallware Stocks/and to impress upon the public  that we have everything no matter how,small.1 - Talk about the increased cost of living? If you take advantage of opportunities we offer for  GENUINE SAVING, the problem of living will be simplified .   READ THIS BIG LIST CAREFULLY.     Save it for reference. -      _, \  \)y.  SHIELD BRAND (365) PINS���������������������������A  pin for every day in the year. Former  Price, 5c.     SALE PRICE, 2 for 5c.  SHIELD BRAND (500) PINS on  sheet extra large size. Sale Price, 5c.  DAINTY SOLID BRASS PINS���������������������������300  graduated pins. Sale Price, 5c.  BELL SAFETY PIN SET���������������������������5 large  Bells," with   9   graduated safety-pins '  ' on each; former  price 15c: Sale Price  vfor one Bell Set of 45 pins, 10c.  CARLETON SAFETY PINS,  Solid  '   Brass, sizes 1, 2 and 3; also assorted  on~card; former price "5c a .card: Sale  Price, 2 for 5c. "  '." z-  ORKNEY   .SAFETY   PINS]    Solid  .:    .Brass'with guarded coil; sizes, 00, 0,  ,1, 2,. 3; "also.assorted,, on card;-regu-������������������  7 . lar. price',"10c; Sale Price, 5c.     //.  .7 -POUND"-' HAIR   PINS���������������������������Extra large  -    sizes, not light weight; former price, ���������������������������  3-for 5c.   Sale Price', 16 papers, iOc.  T' .         p.  ;:' '��������������������������� WONDERFUL ,   HAIR;; "PINS���������������������������100''  ':   ' plain an'd - "crimped, graduated sizes;  former price 5c.   Sale Price, 2 for 5c.  NEEDLES���������������������������Shield Brand���������������������������Best.qua-  11 lity; all-sizes: former _ price, 5c; Sale  Price,- 2 for 5c.  .       -'   \  -        ' DARNING NEEDLES���������������������������Best quality,  all sizes; Sale Price, 2 for 5c. \-   '  KNITTING NEEDLES���������������������������Nickel plated, rust pr,oof.   Sale Price,' 2 sets 5c  SILK O'SHINE-Fifty, colors; all  '���������������������������' good shades for knitting'-and cro-  .    clieting.     Sale Price, 3 for 10c. -  Cuff-link, Scarf Pin  Combination Sets,  formerly 25c Set  and 4-Collar-Button  Assorted Colorings  Sale Price, 10c  TOOTH .BRUSHES; No. 10, special  ���������������������������pure bristles, bone handles; for  boys and g rls; Special Price,"5c.  TOILET PINS, black headed, 72  pins graduated on sheet; former price  5c; Sale Price, 2 for 5c. ,    ;"  LACE PINS.   Dozen pins on: a card.  ���������������������������white, sky, pink,'mauve and, pearl;  best quality;   former   price, 5c; Sale  Price, 2 for 5c. ���������������������������   > ' .'    .  , ~" BEAUTY~PINS. 4 pins to set; 1  large, 3 small; dull gold, ri vetted  points; not soldered; former price 25c;  Sale Price, 10c.  "* HAIR NETS  SILK~"ROYAL"���������������������������ex-  7tra large; correct shape; each one'in  -envelope;    formerly-   lOc;  Sale-Price,  .3.for. 10c. '- ... '.. "    > z   '    '  ��������������������������� ��������������������������� .,      -   ��������������������������� ���������������������������  ���������������������������..._��������������������������� --������������������������������������������������������.,.        ��������������������������� , ��������������������������� - ��������������������������� i  ���������������������������Mi������������������������������������������������������- m  ; '"HAIR-NETS, SILK RED CROSS���������������������������:  - -large size each-one in sanitary cellu-  - loid "cylinder all over; witlfhair pins-  and draw   string; .-sold at-10c;��������������������������� Sale  .^Price 5c.    , '    , .   7 ,     .      - , <i:..  ' "  HUMAN   HAIR' NETS;, full   size1;  Sale Price, 15c. _.  COLLAR/-   SUPPORTS;" .celluloid  " shield brand; 6 ' on card; 2 to 3^-in.;  formerly. 5c; Sale Price, .3 for 5c. ' .  DRESS.SHIELD,' shield brand"; size '  2. Sale Price, 10c; size 3, Sale Price,  15c.        ' .    ' ���������������������������       '      -   -  RELIANCE GARTERS���������������������������1-inch elastic: Babies', Child's, Misses' and  Ladies' ��������������������������� Black and White: former  price,' 15c to 25c; Sale Price," 10c.  .  " SNAP" ON   GARTERS-Elastic l}r '  in. wide; extra strong: Sale Price,'20c-  . FEATHER-STITCH     BRAID-6-yd  pieces; fine quality; .new designs; reg- -  ular, 20c; Sale-Price, 10c.  . RECORD DRESSING COMBS; Gold   '-  .Stamp;-regular 10c;'Sale Price, 5c.  TAPE -_ MEASURES ��������������������������� 60-in long;  Sateen; machine-stitched; Sale Price,  2 Jor 5c. ,  7'7  -DRESSING ���������������������������COMBS���������������������������Unbreakable;..;.  ".; \ 8-inches,long; black or. white"; regular-;  '. ' v15c; ;Sale Price.\10c.-.\ --"-..-  -**. - ���������������������������" ~'J���������������������������" -,r'  ,u*     *         ��������������������������� -  ���������������������������-    -' ��������������������������� _  ! '*'  "BLACK RUBBER" COMBS-assorted.'. ,  c'   ���������������������������fine Combs���������������������������extra heavy; 10c.    -",; ,*  ,  - '"'COLLAR "BUTTONS-Gilt���������������������������l"dozen'  .j_������������������-,_���������������������������������������������������������������������������������.,   , ... -      ' .       -      .���������������������������������������������   . -;  .^assorted   on   card;"I formerly sold at-  ; *'25c: Sale Price, 'lOc.' . . --_   -      .,'   -,  >'  v        CHILDREN'S~SILK EMBLEM SET  '_.  -s ,���������������������������2 large stars'; 1" lirge" anchor and ,17  _   bar; colors, ,red, white, navy sky and  ..black.-  Sale.Price,-15c set.   -'  --* *-   STAY BINDING;7half-inch; black or , .  "���������������������������"white; regular 5c .per-roll: Sale Price,  '--' 3 for 10c. -'    -'  /- ' ,  . , TAPE���������������������������Best India Blocked���������������������������Long  lengths; any .size; black or .white;  registered brand,-  non-twist; regular,  ".5c: Sale" Price, 3 for 30c. '      ."_-__  TOOTH BRUSHES���������������������������No72 special^ *  Best value ever offered: regular, 20c;, ."  Sale Price, 10c.      ,r yZ. , ; ^..        .',/'  TOOTH BRUSHES, No. '4 special;.  assorted handles;   extra*.- good Rvalue; -  -regular 25c; Sale Price, 15c. L       -   , -'7;  ������������������   .    J.  . .    * - -      Jf , -    ���������������������������   _   ' {��������������������������� ���������������������������    .r ^~_  .     -HAIR BRUSHES, No. 12<)^Pure all 7;  '��������������������������� black bristles; good value; Sale Price.; 7  '  15c *    ,;'. -r _;:'" ; ;    - * 7-"' - v':  ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������ "��������������������������� - *������������������   "      -  HAIR   BRUSHES,   No. 210;:extra . _  ���������������������������*"   long bristles;'- - ebony "and fox-finished   \  / handles.   Special Sale Price,* 25c.-'' T;;  . HAIR BRUSHES���������������������������Solid Back; pure77  ...white .bristles;.assorted twelve-novel7"' '���������������������������  , . ty handles;- formerly "sold "at _75c and - *',  '  $1-00; 'SaleVPrice, 50c.;. 'J;;7.,-.x7\fi/7u  i       *���������������������������   ��������������������������� ���������������������������       - -    ���������������������������    ���������������������������        f-  /    (CLOTH BRUSHES^' Nor 12^Recl;or;rfi  '- -black backs; Sale" Price,-d5c.'.7"*-;--7--'-:-----'--  -7 CLOTH' BRUSHES,' No. -180;';extra ;":'  *���������������������������- long-black bristles: Red _or_. black ��������������������������� zi  -7*bristies;;Sale Price, 25c/t'*Ji> /// ,"77-.  1 ORKNEY    SKINE.    -of-.ont folders  with needle.     Sale Price, 5c.������������������  =WO0H=MENDING ^est^dualityrall  colors- Efich card with needle. Sale  Rri-^e. 4 floras 5c.  HALF-OUNCE~^ALL~MENDING���������������������������  Black; only; Sale Price, 3 for 10c.  7    SIDE, COMBS,  ,. No.',;,i B21;. extra/  Z heavy,. ".hand-polished; - formerly 25c;-" .  Sale Price, 15c -     '-.'.-   ���������������������������*    ''-���������������������������  BACK COMBS to*Match....:..!..  '..Sale Price, 25c.���������������������������   y    **  ���������������������������-   '��������������������������� ..- .--r"-   "���������������������������  BARRETTES    No.' Bl,    shell;' Sale'  Price, 10c."     ' *   ��������������������������� "'-  ���������������������������'-'- '      >'��������������������������� '  TAPE���������������������������India Average; long'length..;  -  black   or   white;- fornierly,   3 for 5cr  NOW, 12 for 10c. '"���������������������������'-"   :" "   ..'  7^.'z   7 .  THIMBLES���������������������������Gold and ��������������������������� Silver:- Two *"  thimbles put ���������������������������up in individual-boxes.  .;  Sale Price, one box of two Thimbles .  . , for 5c. ;/'"'-- '  ���������������������������     BOOT   LACES;    lot 1;   '36-in; Sale '-  Price7=5c^dozen.^"r     ^���������������������������^-^������������������������������������������������������: ~   ������������������������������������������������������?^ir;a~~~  THIS SALE IS FOR CASH AND CA SH ONLY,  ASK TO SEE OUR VALUES IN ALL OTHER LINES. WE HAVE THE  BE8T IN TOWN. ���������������������������  BOOT LACES, lot"two, 36-in; Sale  Price, 10c dozen.  BOOT LACES; lot three; 45-in; Sale  Price, 15c dozen.  j-i  ���������������������������^o-s  -^ri.~       . ^   J,, fir I  .i <y/>x//\  .-/. /��������������������������� - -rc-,*-' i  tiy>3M]  r j"*./,    *zrif  *i'f: '/;&z(iki}\  ijy?&?3  s,.   ���������������������������?--��������������������������� "*/ ���������������������������*���������������������������',  a- y\J .p^....-vji* ]  V*-'* '.���������������������������"   X-It  ���������������������������I J        *-  v*.   r A  .-���������������������������/<��������������������������� J %���������������������������'%!  zy>. -A--.V-.I  ���������������������������":/���������������������������'i T'T-ftjvl  'z'i'z. 'J'Zfi ���������������������������  y.'i- ���������������������������  ***&$*%%%%*%*<  V-  E.-J. Mack  J 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.  HAS RECORD FOR GROWING HAIR  Machela, Nature's Scalp Tonic, will  do it in 95 cases out of 100. It is the  only remedy ever discovered that is  similar to the natural hair foods or  liquids of the scalp. Removes dandruff, prevents falling of the hair and  all other diseases of the scalp. Each  package contains a packet of Machela  Dry Shampoo Powder. Price for complete home treatment, $1.00. Sold  and guaranteed by A. Reeves.  Provincial Elections Result in  Completes Conservative Victory  In the elections last Thursday, tha  Province voted a solid Conservative  House.   The Liberals did not elect a1  man. The Socialists elected two: Mr.  Parker Williams   of   Newcastle,  and  Mr. Place of Nanaimo.       It will be  some days before the complete returns  are received,   but   it is evident the  total vote polled was comparatively  light.      The   explanation of this, of  course, was   that   the   result was a  foregone conclusion,  and consequent  ly there was a certain amount of in  difference among   the electors.   It i-  believed,  however,    that the Conser  vative percentage   of   the total vote  polled will be found to be the larges |  ever received for any political party  at a general election in Canada.  It was reported when the early returns were received that Parker Wil  Hams was defeated in Newcastle, but  later returns would indicate that he!  succeeded in   squeezing in by a close  shave, his majority being 13 instead'  of 150 which he confidently expected  In the   Okanagan,    tho Hon. Price  Ellison   polled/ about one thousand1  votes, "against 1500 three years ago.  He virtually had no opposition, only  the Sosialist candidate being in the  field against him, and there was a  general indifference shown by the electors about voting. He polled C2 at  Enderby against 25 for the Socialist.  At Mara the vote was 19 to 15.  Speaking of the result of theelec  tion the Victoria Colonist says:  "Such   a     victory   as   has     been  achieved by the government, such an  expression of confidence in its administration, such an endorsement of its  progressive   policy   carry with thera  important   lessons,   which   Mr.    Mc  Bride and his colleagues and indeed  all the Concervative members of th  House must be prompt to understan  and sincere in obeying. It has seemed  fit to the people of British Columbia  to entrust Mr.    McBride and his fellow members with the administration  of the affairs   of this great province!  all its great   problems.     This is no,  with all its enormous resources and1  light responsibility, and in the hour  of unprecedented success it is fitting  that words of soberness should be  spoken. . Vigilance . that the public  "morieys~shalF"bc faithfuily~cxpcnded7  care that thc sense of responsibility  which the members of thc government  must feel, shall permeate the ranks  of their supporters, a sense of duty  to the whole province as well as to  their own constituencies on thc part  of all thc members of the Legislature  should characterise the government  and the whole Conservative party.  At the same time it is to be borne in  mind that one thing stands out conspicuously as thc result of this election, namely that the province heartily endorses a policy ,of progress.  The electors have given to Mr.  McBride a commission to go forward  with his plans for die advancement  of their material prosperity. The  verdict was not only one of confidence in him as the man responsible  for the immediate future of British  Columbia, but also one of confidence  by British Columbians in themselves  and iu their matchless province.  "With an overflowing treasury, with  expansion observable on every hand,  with the fullest trust of thc most energetic, enterprising and progressive  people in Canada, McBride has before  him an opportunity such as has been  given, to few% public men in Canada,  an "opportunity"which~"we~are per-^  suaded he will employ to the lasting  welfare of those who have extended  to him such testimony of their reliance upon his integrity and confidence in his ability."  Marriage  Prohibited  Witfcoat ��������������������������� proper license  If yon Immc Marriage Licenses, tell the young folks  about it In our Classified Ads  They afl know a license is  necessary, but they don't all  know where to get one.  This paper is popular with  the young people.  raa> ��������������������������� ������������������ ������������������������������������i������������������. ENDERBY PRESS  ;WTD  WALKER'S7 WEEKLY  Women's-Ailments  ������������������*  eased-by'Neglect  Are Quickly Cured and Robust, Sound  Health   Restored   By   Dr.  Hamilton's Pills ���������������������������  Women arc on Lhc whole more sickly  than   men.    One   reason   is   that   their  system is more complicated; another  and more important reason is Ihey put.  orf measures of relief too long*. At the  beginning, constipation is lhe cause of  nine-tenths of. women's ailments. The  blood becomes weakened ancl polluted  ���������������������������the nerves suffer and a run-down  condition (.alecs root.  Because of their mildness of action  as a system regulator, because of  their undoubted power to remove constipation, irregularities, no medicine  for women can compare with Dr.  Hamilton's Pills. The kidneys quicklky  respond to the remedial action of Dr.  Hamilton's Pills and the result is as  you would expect, pain in the back  and side, shortness of breath, and bad  color disappear���������������������������the functions of the  body then operate naturally, congestion and pain are prevented and perfect health returns.  Thousands of happy women say Dr.  Hamilton's Pills are the greatest and  best blood-purifier, the finest complexion re-newer, the most certain regulating medicine known. All dealers, in  25c. boxes, or the Catarrhozone Co.,  Kingston, Canada.  Husband: How was the woman's  club season? ���������������������������  Wife: Best time I ever had. I was  the best-dressed woman present.  * * * ���������������������������;���������������������������  "I would like," said a.book agent to a  busy editor, "to call your attention to a  little work that 1  have here."  "Yes?" replied the editor.     "Well, let  ine call your attention  to a whole lot  of work Lhat I have here."  *    +    *  ���������������������������'Uncle Gabriel, are you in favor of  voles for womon'."  "Does you-all mean, suh, dat me an'  Liza could  bof vote?"  i es.  ���������������������������'Ah suah does favah it, den. Dat  would bo four dollars."  liriggs���������������������������"I have made a will leaving  my brain to the hospital, ancl have just  got    an    acknowledgment    from    thc  authorities."  Lofty���������������������������"Were they pleased?"  "Briggs���������������������������"They wrote that every little  helped."  *    *    *  Swift Cure for Croup  "Last year two of my children were  taken with croup. They coughed  something dreadfully, and were too sick  to cat anything. I applied Nerviline to  the throat and chest ancl gave it internally, also. I also got thc children to  inhale 'Catarrhozone.' No remedy could  have worked more satisfactorily. I  can recommend mothers to use Nerviline;   it's a fine liniment.  (Signed) "Mrs. F. B. Knechler,  "l-Iarriston  P.O."  She was wearing'her new hal  for tho  first  time.  *    *    *  "Thought you'd made a Now Year's  resolve to cut out the cigars, uld man."  "Kr-no! But 1 tossed up a coin on  it."  ,, "Heads  1 smoke and     tails  [ don't,  eh?"  "Not exactly���������������������������on tho llat I smoke, on  the edge I quiL. The coin lay on its  flat."  with   a  the law  mc  A Scotch gamekeeper who had been  left in charge of an estate was being  questioned by an English visitor.  "Are there many deer on the place?"  "Hundreds, sir."* *���������������������������**  "Many hares?"  "Thousands, sir."  "Well, now, are there many gorillas?"  asked the Englishman,  satirically.  For a moment the gamekeeper hesitated, then, he replied:  ��������������������������� "Weel, sir, 'they���������������������������they come like yer-  sel, just noo and-then.'!    ,' _  ."USE  ffiSOlBOC  FOB 11*  ,,-��������������������������� /. (;oi-ii!-.,I)ui_io:).s,t'::noii!;15iii7Che3,  A.'jL^fircU.-Acbiiiij:, fcj.wib'-"' Jtect., It.  allays v^in aiiJ i.U.i ���������������������������* 'ii.t _,_>:��������������������������� ::csa  mil inC.im:r._ilii>;i pr(.!:.;;lly, _T-,:l!ri(j  ,'Ui'lf>ooll:loi_-cuisps a biUmrc.!i ..ula-  tinn of tins blood U-.:u::,':lu'.:<. v.*.rt.as>  i,i';'l?iK jiaturoln bi:'!.:;:-.;.'ncv:,l:c::Uliy  (ivjuct and olliuin.iti::.: i:un.lJ. Alex  Alii, Tubins.jort, I ml., v.-rit s Nov. IJ,  l'J.'i: "Z������������������'o(!<iul)tyou rcrai *:il <*ri::y |*ot-  tltiqt\Tobf,uirsi)tjour.u*..sou::::.-,,m.,  for :i bunion on i:jy loot. My foot i3  well." Al'O valur.! lol.>r any swelling  or painful nflliction. t'.oU.-o, r-.l:i_��������������������������� cd Ckinds,  V:irJ<-f/ ������������������ Vi'itu, will; !.,<'.., ,'j(:';:i::,i, ."'.grains,  _Jo_il.s C'ut'i, r.ruhJi-s, I_,i'.ri:r:Ulou.i. L'Ucft .1.00  amUJ.C'iati-.lldrtiiii.'l'f'L-ioriiuUvcrKil. i!������������������ok -1 u i>co.  W.F.VOU1\'G.r.D.rr.,2I0Lyn.'.nsl;;[lg.,Ko-n!rc3*l,Can.  Isaacs   (who   has   been   hit  golf ball)���������������������������"J vill have you in  courts for dis.   I vill sue you impounds damages!"  Golfer���������������������������"But  surely  you   heard  shout 'fore'?"  Isaacs���������������������������"Bight!    I will take it!  Columbus deftly stood the egg on  end, thon waited for thc applause.  "That's all right enough," said tho  audience, "but show us how to buy a  really fresh egg."  Frowning grimly, Columbus replaced  thc egg in his coat pocket and sailed  for America.  * * !-  "So you think the author of this play  .will live, do you?" remarked the tourist.  "Yes," replied the manager of the  Frozen Dog Opera House. "He's got  a five-mile start and I don't think tht'  boys kin ketch him."  x    +-    *  "Thc railroad business is pretty complicated."  "Yes," replied the travelling man. "I  don't suppose I ever will be able to  understand why two towns that look  so close together on a railway map get  so far apart when thoy come to measure up thc distance with a mileage  book."  t.       *       ir  Guest���������������������������"Got any good roast beef?"  Waiter���������������������������"Yes, sir."  Guest���������������������������"Bring me one of your best  cuts. I want it fender, juicy, not too  well done, not too raw, and with very  little gravy. Have thc fat and lean  about equally divided, and be particular not fo cut the slice thick. And  don't forget the horse-radish. Can you  remember all that?"  Waiter���������������������������"Ves, sir.    (Loudly):  Roast  beef, one."  *    *    *  Small  and  independent Mamie  was  exploring a toy-shop with her mother  and two older brothers.    To sec what  she  would  do  in  an  emergency,   fhey  hid behind a counter and watched her.  After looking around and finding herself yuile alone, she serenely resumed  her trudge, gazing complacently at thc  array of dolls and   toys.    Presently a  floor-walker,   who   had   taken   in   the  bit of fun,  approached  hor and   said:  "Why, hello!    Aren't you lost?"   "  "Oh,  no,"  she smiled,  patronizingly,  'T isn't; dem is."  *    *    *  A man came into a dog show leading a most disreputable clog by a length  of rope.  "Where's  thc judge?" he demanded.  "What do you want the judge for?"  asked_an__a_ttcndant.      ___    . Doc (Charles) Tanner1 has the .same  record.  Mike McDcvitt, M. J. Andrews, Hav-  is,.J anies and Thomas Murphy are equally iionsusceptible to the  iuilueucc.  J n the same class with those above  named are Pat Shank, Bert Shank, Ed  Benyon, Bob Grady, ''Roy Miller, Charles  Baldwin, DickcMcMahon, Joe McGuire,  Will Durfey, Ed Bither, Bob Proctor,  Myron Iving, ' Harry Ilersey, Charles  Valentine ami many others." _.  "I'll tell you how it is,"��������������������������� said ��������������������������� an  official at North Randall.'  '"These 'men arc out of doors all  the time, these men that-never ������������������������������������������������������drink.  They do not J'ccl the call of the still  and the vat. They get a touch of nature out under the trees with the trotters ami the pacers.  "Why should they go wrong?"  Ed Goers, it will be remembered, almost always has a cigar between his  upper and lower jaws. But Pop does  not smoke. Iiis cigar is only a four-  flush.  Stops Pain of Burns  and Cuts  Really   Wonderful   How   Zam-Buk  Gives   Ease  Knight  On ward o,   2:11:1,  money-winner    over    the  tracks the past season,  lhc  ice.      He  came   to  the largest  half    mile  was raced  on  Nat  Ray,   of  Toronto, last winter with little racing experience, and was campaigned  down fhe. ice circuit. When spring  came on, hc was hard and fit, and  was ready to race on May 24, from  which day he raced through to late  fall nnd came home heavier than he  went away.  Tho brown pacing gelding Ritchie,  2:09.7 recently purchased by J. C.  Ward, of Toronto, is another grand  example. He made his debut on the  ice last winter when in Art Bedford's  string, ancl was almost invincible over  the frozen footing. He was staked  liberally over the half mile tracks and  during the summer made over twenty  starts, of which he won over twelve  and   was   never   behind   thc   money.  There are many others which made  successful campaigns over the dirt  after first gaining racing experience  at the ice races. Furioso, 2:C2_j, ,and  Lew Joan, 2:113, raced the past season by Jimmy Powell, are-.graduates  of the ice tracks. Game Maid, 2:07.'.,  raced by, Billy Snow down the Grand  Circuit the past season also received  her first lessons over thc ice at Ottawa, and there saw'many, other trotters and pacers which "might" be  named.       - .*���������������������������...  Thc old opinion that.. racing over  ice is hurtful to horses, is now an  opinion of thc past, ancl the time is  not far distant when Canada will have  an ice circuit of as great importance  as many of the largest American half  mile track circuits.  One of tlie best-trotters which has  crossed the border into Ontario to race  in recent years came to the Dufferin  Tec Mectingin the name of Nata Prime  2.193, owned by Prime Wright, of New  Preston, Conn.  Nata Prime is a tidy made, rather  common looking, little, low-headed  brown mare, with a perfect way of going and the best of manners. She is  one of the wiry, tough sort that will  race all day; and has a wonderful  flight of speed,  Last spring her duties varied from  hauling milk and logs to doing numerous other farm labors. However, it  was soon discovered that she was a  fast trotter, and before fall came  around she was fit and away to the  races.    She was started six times and  WHEN   BISMARCK WAS GENTLE  The French surgeon Czernicke in his  reminiscences of  the Franco-Prussian  war tells a story that seems to place  Bismarck  in  a  new  and  more gentle  liyht.     He   says:    "Seated   on    some  straw and propped up against a pillar  of  the  church  of Rezonvillc was one  of  our   poor, soldiers, >a   quite  young-  man named Rossignol.     A shell, striking him  like thc lash of a whip, had  carried   away   both   his   eyes  and   thc  bridge  of Tiis   nose,   leaving  the  front  of thc skull bare.     This fearful wound  was covered with a dressing.   - He lay  there  calm,   silent,   and  motionless,   in  quiet  resignation.       Bismarck stopped  in  front   of  him   and  asked   mo  what  was his case.   He seemed really touched.    'There is war for you, messieurs  the   senators  and     deputies!'      Then,  turning to  one of his  suite,  hc  said:  'Please   bring   mc   some   wine   and   a  glass.'     Hc filled the glass to the brim,  look  a  sip, -and   then,  gently  tapping  the   shoulder  of   the   poor  martyr,   hc  said:   'My  friend,-will   you   not  drink-  something-?'      Rousing    himself    from  thc deathlike stupor that was creeping  over him the man assented.-    Wc then  saw  Bismarck   stoop   and   very   softly  and  slowly  give  the  wounded  soldier  the  wine.      Rising again,    hc    drank  what was left in the glass, and said:  'What is your name, my boy, and where  do you como from?'    'Rossignol, from  Brittany.'      Thc  count  then  took  his  hand,  and  said:   'I am  Bismarck,  my  comrade, and T am very proud to have  drunk out of thc same glass as a brave  man like you,' and stretching his hand  over  the  horribly  mutilated   head,   he  seemed  to  give him  a' mute benediction."     -  To discern and deal immediately with  causes and overcome them, rather than  to battle with'effects after the disease  has secured a lodgment, .is the chief  aim of the medical man, and Bickle's  Anti-Consumptive Syrup* is the result  of patient study along this particular  line. At the first appearance of a cold"  the Syrup will be found-a most efficient  remedy, arresting development and  speedily healing the affected parts, so  that the ailment disappears.  This is the verdict of all who have  tried Zam-Buk. The woman in the  home knows best its value. A burn  from the''stove, from a llat iron, or a  hot pan, is instantly soothed by Zam-  Buk. When the little ones fall and  cut or scratch themselves, Zam-Buk  stops the pain and, incidentally, their  crying. The best proof of this is ^the  fact that children who have once had  Zam-Buk applied come for if again.  For more serious burns, too, it- is  unequalled. Mr. John Johnston, of  7,'M South Marks Street, Fort William,  a moulder in Copp's Foundry, says:  "Some timo ago I burned tho top of  my foot severely by dropping some  molten iron from a ladle 1 was carrying. A large hole was burned through  my shoe ancl into the top of my foot. I  was taken home, and Zam-Buk was  applied to thc burn directly. If was  surprising what relief this balm afforded. The burn was so deep and so  serious that if required careful attention but Zam-Buk prevented other  complications arising, and as it was  daily applied, soothed fho pains and  allayed   Ihe   inflammation. In   the  course of two weeks tho hole burned  in my foot had been well healed."  Mr. W. B. Gibson, of ' Belleville,  writes:* "We have tried Zam-Buk often  on cuts and sores, and I think there-  is nothing that can equal it."  Zam-Buk will also be found a sure  cure for cold sores, chapped hands,  frost bite, ulcers, blood-poison, varicose sores, piles, scalp sores, ringworm, inflamed patches, babies' eruptions and chapped places, and skin injuries generally. All druggists and  stores sell at 50c. box, or, post free  from Zam-Buk Co., Toronto!'for price.   j   LADIES  WANTED  Ladies to do plain and light sewing  at home, whole or spare time; good  pay; work sent any distance; chtfrges  paid; send stamp for particulars. NA- ���������������������������  TIONAL, MANUFACTURING CO.,  Montreal.  THE   NA-DRU-CO.   ALMANAC   FOR  1912  A good almanac is ever welcome.  The annual number of the Na-Dru-Co  Almanac, the 1912 Edition, now out, is  if anything more interesting and more  useful  than  its  two ".predecessors.  Besides   the  usual   solar  and   lunar  tables and dates of eclipses,  the. Na-  Dru-Co Almanac gives much informa-*  tion which it would be difficult to find,  elsewhere.    Examples of this" are ;tiie"  Map of Altitudes, Time Tables of the  World,   Figures, on   Area, -Population,  Exports and'Im'porls, Records of Canadian Premiers, Governors-General, etc.  Nearly all loading druggists,, have  copies of the Na-Dru-Co Almanac for  their customers,-or it may be had by  writing the National Drug & Chemical  Co. of Canada, Limited, Montreal.  won them all, three of which were trot-  tcd in three days; the little marc winning nino straight heats and defeating  a field of eighteen horses in ono of  these races.  Fourth money was the best Nata  Prime landed at Dufferin, but lack of  condition was all that prevented her  from showing her true class. She will  be ready before the Ottawa meeting is  over and when right it will take a very  fast-tri.tfer tu diifuat.her.    .       Nala Prime is by Jno. Bascomb  2,25',, hc hy Wilkie Collins 3901, by  Geo. Wilkes, 2.22; first dam by Oxford  Chief r,2S2, by Chester Chief 52S2, ho  by Hambletonian 10; second clam by a  son of Dcxlor Bradford 112; third dam  by a son of Volunteer n.r>; fourth dam  by   Set-ley's   American   Star   M. j  Not long ago as :i lot of railbirds wore  hanging over the palings separating tlie  race track from lho watchful crowd out  in front .somebody remarked:  ".I say, don't those trainers and drivers ever indulge in a little nip?"  Then it. was that one of the race  track officials gave voice to his observations.  "No, sir," he said. "The per cent,  of the trainers and drivers on thc turf  who  drink   or  smoke   is   very  small."  Now there 'is Lon McDonald.  lie neither-smokes'lior drinks.  Neither does Walter Cox.  Neither does Gus Macey.  Vance Nuckols never touched a drop  in his life; never smoked a cigar, pipe  or a cigarette.  It Is Wise to Prevent Disorder.���������������������������  Many causes lead to disorders of thc  stomach and few are free from them.  At the first manifestation that the  stomach and liver are not performing  their functions, a course of Parmelee's  Vegetable Pills should be tried, and it  will be found that tho digestive organs  will speedily resume healthy action.  Laxatives and sedatives are so blended in these pills that no other preparation could bo so effective as they.  LEY  TS. FLAX  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 thc unusual heat  and drought of last summer in the United States, Eastern Canada and  Western Europe, there is going to be a steady demand at good prices  for all the grain Western Canada has raised, no matter what its quality  _may_be    ._ _          Also funiifilicfl hy M.'ii'lin, Ilolo & Wynne  Co., Winnijiff.; tell Nuliuiuil Uruj; S Clii'iniciil  Co., WiiiniprK and C.'iljtiiry, mill Jb-mli-i-sun  Hi-(i-), (In., bid,,  Vuni'imvur.  - f  SHIP YOUR  DAtAT   FURS  and  Bf Hides  it. us .ur! get 20 per cent.  nisiru i'or lliein than ut homo.  Writi: to its for our new  ])>/]<'������������������ list S find we will mail  you ono free       Watch this  ;!(]. WlHikly.  Wo solicit your shipments  i'or Beef Hides. Raw Furs.  Wool. Tallow. Seneca "Root.  Horst* Flair, Sheep Polls, etc.  North-West  Hide  & Fur Oo.  278 Rupert St.     Winnipeg, Man.  "Want lo show rny dorg," said the  man.  "Show that?" grinned the other.  "Why, you surely don't think that  weird object is going to fake a prize?"  "Why nol?" demanded the offended  owner.  "Oh, well," said the attendant, "his  h'gs arc enough, without anything else.  Why, man, they're miles too short!"  "Too short!" retorted thc dog's owner -fiercely,- "Too" short?" What" more  du you want? They touch the ground,  I'on't they?"  i    *    *  liven lho grealesL actor-managers clo  imt know all there i.s to bo known  about KliiL'ccrafl, lo judge from a curi-  ��������������������������� iii.s .slory concerning Sir Herbert Uocr-  bolun   Tree.  It. appear.; that af Iho rehearsal of a  certain play at His Majesty's Theatre  a wonderful climax had been reached,  which was to bo heightened by the effective uf-'o of tho usual thunder and  lightning. Thc stage carpenter was  f-'ivn Ihe oi*d"i*. The words were  spoken, and instantly a noise which  resembled a succession of pistol shots  was  hoard  off the  wings.  "What on earth are you doing,  man?" shouted Sir Herbert, rushing  behind lho scenes. "Do you call that  thunder?   It's not a bit like it."  "Awfully  sorry,   sir,"  responded   the  carpenter;    "but    the.    fact   is,    sir,    I  couldn't hear you because of the storm.  That was  real   thunder,   sir."  ������������������    *    ������������������    ���������������������������  Pastor���������������������������1 was so sorry for your wife  during the sermon this morning, Doctor. She had such a dreadful fit of  coughing that thc eyes of the whole  congregation were fixed upon her.  Doctor���������������������������Don't   be   unduly   alarmed.  titohb Cure  nnimuc heals the lungs  OUVUnd PRICE. 25 CiiNTS  So much variety in quality makes it impossible for those less experienced to judge the full value that should be obtained for such grain,  ihevcturo the farmer never s-toud more in need of the services of the  experienced and reliable grain commission man to act for him, in the  looking  after  selling  of   his  grain,   than he doos 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 bo handled by us in a way that will get  for you all there is in it. We make liberal advances when desired, on  receipt of shipping bills for cars shipped. We never buy your grain on  our own account, but act a.s your agents in selling it lo the best advantage "for "your" ac'cou'ntrand"we do "so"ori" "a'fixod"commission"of "lc"."pe"r"  bushel.  We have mado a specialty of this work for many years, and are  well known ovor Western Canada for our experience iu the grain Irade,  reliability, careful attention to our customers' interests, and promptness  in makng settlements.  Wo invite farmers wbo have not yet employed us to write lo us for  shipping instructions and market information, and in regard to our  standing in the Winnipeg Grain Trade, ancl our (Innnclal position, wc  beg to refer you lo the Union Bank of Canada, and any of Ils branches,  also   lo   the  commercial   agencies   of Bradslreets and K. G. Dun & Co.  GRAIN COMMISSION MERCHANTS  703 Y Gram Exchange ,   WfnnS  Plaster Board'takes the place of Lath, and is fireproof  The "Empire" brands of Woodfiber and Hardwall  Plaster for good construction  SHALL  WE   SEND   YOU  PLASTER  LITERATURE  The Manitoba Gypsum Co., Ltd.  WINNIPEG, MAN.  127 ENDERBY  PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  ���������������������������������������������*  The Outlaw  (By Owen Oliver)  Mary Travers was a trifle flushed  with dancing, and she looked very  pretty and pleased when her cousin,  the young colonial secretary, escorted  her to a seal, after the second waltz  at the governor's ball. He smiled at  her with big brotherly approval, and  inspected hor programme.  "Two dances'to fix up," hc remark-'  ed. "Whom shall I introduce, Cinderella?"  lier eyes wandered round the room  till Ihey fell upon a very tall, dark  man, who had not danced yet. He was  thc finest figure in a room of fine men.  "Who is that big fellow?" she asked.  Her  cousin  followed  her  eyes.   His  smile nickered, and went out. He drew  " a deep breath, looked harder at the tall  man, and drew another.  "Good heavens!" he ejaculated.  "A prince in masquerade?" Mary  inquired.  "in masquerade," her cousin agreed  grimly, "but not exactly a prince! The  nerve of the scoundrel to come here!  I may 'be mistaken, but���������������������������upon my soul,  it is Kenny!"   /  ��������������������������� "Who is Kenny?" the girl asked. She  was new to the colony.  "Dick Kenny, the bushranger. There's  five hundred pounds on his head!"  Mary took another look at the big  stranger, immaculately clad in evening dress. The stranger looked for a  moment at her. His cold eyes seemed  to catch lire suddenly.  "Introduce him!" she lold her cousin.  The colonial secretary's well-trained  face almost betrayed surprise.  "Well," he observed, "you women are  curious ^creatures! Do you want to  say that you've danced with a man  who's  been  hanged?"  "A hanged lion is better than a live  donkey," said Mary, "and he isn't  liiino"ccl yet!"-  "He  will   be  within  a  month,"   her  cousin  asserted,  "if I'm not mistaken  in him.   I must go and find the chief  of police, and see what he thinks.    If  he agrees 'with me, I shall get a warrant for the man's arrest from H. E."'  The staff always spoke of his excellency   thc  governor  in   initials.   "If  you  see H. E. go out suddenly, you'll know  " ,' that you won't get a dance with your  friend.   He looks as cool as a cucumber!"  .-   "He .looks belter to dance with than  to hang," Mary protested, with a toss  - of her wilful head.       ��������������������������� ..*,  --- : "."Well,-you aren't going to dance with  him,  Miss: Featherbrain!   Here's .Mor-  -   "ris.   it's his business, .as "A. D. C, to  know   everybody. -He'll   find' you   the  -'necessary partners, while I go and see  to this affair.    I say, Morris, this,young  :" person doesn't know more than a quar-  ��������������������������� ter of the people here, and she has two  dances left.' introduce some nice fellows, will you? , I've something to do  - for H. E." "        '  ' -    -      ��������������������������� ,      -  ' He departed, leaving Mary with the  jovial young A. D. C, who took her  card and glanced at it.  "Considering that you only arrived  last mail," hc remarked, "you seem to  know most of the best! I wish I could  have asked you for half a dozen dances  instead of"6ne; but a poor wretch of  an A. D. C. has to look after the "wallflowers, not thc roses, you know. Who  is -the first- lucky man 1 may introduce?"  Mary laughed.  "1 am so small," she said.    "It would  " be   amusing   to   dance  with   that   big  man!"    She indicated the tall stranger.  "Who is hc?"  "Hanged  if  I 'know!"  the A. D.  C.  confessed.    "Some up-country colonial.  ==^Anyhow,^^hc*d.s^a^gao_d__.lo_3kirig--ChaiK  "It is a small world here," she apologized, "and small worlds arc curious  ���������������������������or at least I think so. I only came  last week."  "No doubt people were curious about  you," he said.  "I was thinking rather of you," she  retorted. "1 have heard two guesses  about you already."  There was a trace of emphasis in her  tone; and the stranger raised his eyebrows a trifle.  "Tou mean lo tell me the guesses,  I  fancy?"   he said.   "Don't you?"  She nodded.  "Prince; and���������������������������bushranger!" she said.  Thc stranger started slightly.  "As bad as that?" he protested.  "As bad as lhat," she declared. "You  mustn't be surprised if you are called  upon to account for yourself."  She laughed, but her eyes were keen.  The stranger answered her eyes, instead of her laugh.  "Shall I glean wisdom from that remark?"  he asked quietly.  "There is wisdom in it," she told  him. "But���������������������������" She glanced over her  shoulder into the ballroom. The govr  ernor was still dancing, she observed.  "But no doubt you' are ready to account  for yourself?"  The stranger looked steadily at her.  "To be frank with you," he owned,  "I am not."  Mary drew a deep breath.  "Then," she said, "if I were you, 1  think���������������������������I think I should watch-the governor. If a servant comes to him, and  ho goes out quickly���������������������������I think, if I were  you, I should go quickly too!"  The stranger stretched himself.  "There is a fatal objection to that,"  he said. "I should lose my second  dance with you."  "You might lose that anyhow," she  remarked, with a touch of seriousness.  "If you cannot account for yourself,  you can hardly expect me to dance  with you."  "I am prepared to account for myself to you," he told her gravely, "and  I desire to do so. I do not propose to  account for myself to these other people, whatever thc consequences of my  refusal."  "I gather that you anticipate consequences that may be awkward?" " *  "Awkward, perhaps,". he agreed.  "Yes;-but if you force me to encounter  them, I must do so."   .  "I.cannot help your staying, if you  arc so foolish."    .,        * .  "Pardon me!    You can help my stay-  ingby .giving me another opportunity  to  explain." If I might hope to meet  you���������������������������Within the town, of, course?",  -  ���������������������������   "Certainly/ not,"  she answered.'.  .  "Then I shall stay to clairn'my dance,  and the consequences."   . "  She' looked over her shoulder* into  the ballroom again  "A servant has" just-come to. the  governor," she said breathlessly. "He  is reading a note���������������������������he is going out���������������������������oh,  go!    Do go!"  "By. the second fort," he begged.  "To-morrow afternoon, at four. I-.en-  treat you," little lady!"  "No,"  she protested.'  "No,  no!"  "Then I will stay," he asserted.  "No," she entreated.' "No! Please  don't. I should feel responsible for���������������������������  for the awkward .consequences. Do  you think you ought to ask me to meet  a���������������������������a man who .cannot account for himself?"  "I throw myself upon- your generosity, little lady," he said. "We are  people who do not go by reason, you  and I.   Will you meet me?"  "I cannot," she began. "I���������������������������" There  was a rustle.   Her cousin approached  I'll .find out his name from a steward,  and do him a service!"  Hc returned shortly with the big  stranger, whom hc introduced as Mr.  Graham. Mr. Graham promptly asked  for a dance; and when he saw Mary's  card ancl found' two vacancies, he asked for both���������������������������the next dance, and one  toward  the  end.    Sho  gave  them.  "Rut il is almost too hot to dance,"  she protested.  "Shall Yvo~sirthis"ono"bul," he proposed, "if it isn't loo hoi lo lalk?"  "1 don't talk much," she said���������������������������with  obvious mendacity���������������������������"but 1 listen nicely.  It Is thc way I cultivate a reputation  for Intelligence; the only way possible  to me. My cousin has just called me  a featherbrain. I'm not so featherbrained as people think. Uemembcr  that, if 1 do lalk. There's wisdom to  bo gleaned from my conversation,"  "1 will endeavor to glean," the tall  stranger promised.  They went out upon the balcony together, and sat facing the sea. There  was a great spangle of stars in the  sky; and afar in the harbor was a  spangle of ship's lights.  "11 is good to be out in the open  air," he remarked. "A room always  seems to me like a prison."  "I have never tried a prison," said  Mary.    "Have  you?" "*���������������������������  She looked up at him artlessly.  "Not at present," he told  her.  "I dare say you've deserved it?" she  suggested.  "I dare say," he agreed; "but you  guess it quickly."  No Rest With Asthma.���������������������������Asthma  usually attacks at night, the one time  whon rest is needed most. Hence the  loss of strength, tho nervous debility,  the loss of flesh and other evils which  must bo expected unless relief Is secured. Fortunately relief is possible.  Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy  has proved its merit through years of  service. A trial will surely convince  yoa.  between some palms. She suppressed  a scream. "Yes, then," sho agreed. She  rose, fluttering.   "Go now!"  "At four to-morrow afternoon, then?"  he persisted.  "At four," she whispered, just" as her  cousin stood in front of them.  "I have been looking for you, Mary,"  ho said coldly.  The stranger rose and bowed.   The  colonial secretary bowed stiflly, and led  -thc-glrl-away,     - -*   "You Utile fool!" hc reproached her.  "You headstrong little fool! The governor is signing the warrant now. It  is Kenny. He'll be arrested in five  minutes. It would havo been done  now, if I hadn't had lo gel you away  first. You tiresome Utile thing! The  governor Is going lo speak lo you tomorrow morning. You'll havo a bad  ten minutes with him."  Mary laughed scornfully.  "I've had a good ten minutes with a  man," she said; "and I know he doesn't  deserve hanging.",..  "Well," her cousin retorted, "he'll  hang. There go the men with the warrant." He whispered to them as they  passed. "Out on the balcony." Then  he hurried his cousin away.  They did not find the stranger on the  balcony, or anywhere. He had disappeared. Mary saw thom come back  alone. She was dancing then, and her  partner asked why she laughed.  "It must be my happy disposition,"  she answered gaily. "I often laugh at  nothing!"  "A jolly little creature, lhat Miss  Travers," he told a friend afterwards,  "but nothing inside her pretty little  head, I should think."  Her cousin was of much the same  opinion. In fact, he said so lo his excellency the governor, by way of apology.  "She doesn't mean any harm," he  declared, "but she's utterly reckless  and thoughtless. She gets it from her  Irish mother, and the national sympathy for outlaws with It! He's humbugged her into thinking that he's an.  ill-used person, and she's promised to  meet him at four to-morrow afternoon.  I only heard the time, not the place.  Wilh your permission, 1 propose to  watch her and follow, with the chief  of police and one or two fellows who'll  hold their tongue. We'll take him  quietly; and it will be a lesson to her."  "Very well," his excellency agreed;  "but we shall find her a handful here!  You'd better tell her people to send for  her to come home.    The lillie minx!"  "She doesn't think," her cousin said  apologetically.  That was where he made a mistake.  Mary thought a 'good deal, and her  smiling eyes wero observant, lt occurred to her, soon after lunch, that  she was being watched. She guessed  at once that hor cousin had heard the  hour of appointment, and intended to  capture tlie outlaw through her. She  thought the matter over carefully, with  much biting of her pretty lips, and  finally she told her faithful Irish maid  the whole story.  "He's too fine a figure of a man to  hang, Biddy, my dear," she said; "and  I'm sure he isn't really bad. I'll go  riding out on the sands the other side  of the town and draw them off. You  must go out to the second fort and  meet 'him. You'll know him by the  bigness of the creature. You can just  go up and ask him if he's 'come to  claim a dance. Then you can tell him  lhat I'm giving the dance to-those who  are after him, arid that he must go  away' as fast he can. If he likes,  he may write his explanation and send  it to you, and you'll give it to me. You  must say that he owes his life to me,  and that what he does with it will go  clown to my account; ancl I expect a  good ^balance from him. 'She leaves  it to your honor." Tell him that, Biddy, my dear."  "Sure, Miss Molly," Biddy protested,  "you leave it to a broken reed! If anyone had told me but yourself, I'd be  after getting the dirty reward; but you  need have no fear, Missie darlin', since  he's'a friend of yours. -vAnd, from what  I hear, he only shot a rent-collector  and a customs officer, and that's no  great sin!"  . Biddy started off soon after half past  three. A quarter of an hour later Mary  went out on one of her cousin's horses.  It was the one he had told her not to  take when he placed his stables at her  disposal���������������������������a huge, black creature named  Nick. The groom was" out, and she  easily prevailed over the .stable-boy;.  She prevailed over Nick, too, apparently, for he gave no signs of the  dislike which he was reputed to feel  for "strange riders. Mary patted his  neck "as he trotted easily through the  town. - . ' '     7' .    \  ���������������������������.'"You-beauty!" she-said.. "You dealing, fellow! _ .Won't we Mead them .a  dance, Nick? They* are frightened" of  you just because -you.- are ' big and  strong .and handsome���������������������������like someone  else,' Nick, dear."       "       -- , ,  - She and Nick certainly did lead their  pursuers a-dance. The colonial secretary, who was a good horseman, and  who was mounted on his wonderful  little bay mare, looks back upon the  ride, with a certain amount of-pride. -.  "Even old Nick, with a featherweight  on him, couldn't tail us right off,", he  says. -       -    '       - ' "  But he was - thankful when Mary  turned Nick-and rode homeward. The  little bay mare,was nearly done; and  he. was content to keep his cousin in  sight and follow her back to the town.  The rest of the pursuers were long  since out of the. hunt. The chief of  police had tumbled off at the third  fence. . Two of his assistants had declined to try it. The third went into  the brook just after his chief's downfall. Only-Mary and her cousin finished the course; ancl he was a long  way  behind. , '  The colonial secretary found Mary  waiting for him at his stables. He expected her to wait for him there. Sho  ^vrf^irof^ilfe^^Bl^^^  trouble. He was not in a rage, as she  expected, but very grave. She liked  his gravity less than his anger.  "^'ou havo done a very foolish thing,  Mary," he said. "I say nothing of risking your life on an untried horse, over  a wild country that you didn't know���������������������������  though some of your leaps wore madness. No other horse could "have done  them; and Nick wouldn't havo done  them'for anyone-elde.���������������������������You- have-deliberately led us off the scent to' give  a robber and murderer the chance to  escape from Justice!"  "Tie isn't a murderer." Mary denied,  "If .he's killed anybody, he's done il In  fair fight.   I'll stake my life on that!"  "That is for the law to judge," said  her cousin sternly. "It ought to judge  you. ' 1 suppose J can persuade tho  governor to keep you out of if, If he  can; but you'll have to leave by the  next mail. He lold me, even before  this, thai you would have to bo sent  home. You must come with me and  see him now."  "Must?"  Mary tossed her head with an attempt at defiance; but hor. cousin took  her arm quietly.  "You've been several sorts of fool  over this," hc told her. "Don't bo another sort���������������������������for the sake of the old people at home who trusted you to Kathleen and me."    Kathleen was his wife.  "Very woll," said Mary, "I'll come.  But I don't care. I've saved a man  worth saving,  if I'm not mistaken."  The old governor looked hard at her,  and shook his gray head.  STRUCK   BY   LIGHTNING  Neatly describes the celerity of Putnam's Painless Corn and Wart Extractor. Removes a wart, takes off a  callous, roots out a corn without pain,  in twenty-four hours. When you use  Putnam's Painless Corn and Wart Extractor, there is no scar, no burn, no  loss .of- time. Satisfaction guaranteed  with every 25c. bottle of Putnam's  Painless Corn and Wart Extractor.  "You needn't tell me the story," he  said. "I know. I hear that you were  on that great black horse of your cousin's. He has killed one man, and damaged three or four."  "He would never hurt 'me," said  Mary, "and���������������������������and I don't think you will!  I only���������������������������only went for a little ride!"-  She smiled bewitchingly.  "A little ride," said the governor,  "with big consequences. The���������������������������the person whom you know as Mr. Graham  has been to sec me. You need not  look alarmed. I have not arrested  him. He has gone away from here in  a gunboat which I put al his disposal.  Hc is nol���������������������������"    Thc governor paused.  "Not an outlaw!" Mary cried.  "I was going to say not a bushranger," the governor corrected. "He  is an outlaw. Not from our law. 1  cannot tell you his story; only this.  His father was a prince in���������������������������in a continental country. I-Ie married an  American girl. The son favors his mother, and���������������������������well, there is political trouble. His ideas do not suit the country  to which hc belongs, as his father's  son. I once rendered-a service to his  ���������������������������his sovereign. It is possible that I  may' have assisted Prince���������������������������Mr. Graham���������������������������to set the trouble right. Anyhow, he has taken my advice, and has  gone back to his���������������������������his sovereign.' It  is lucky, perhaps, that you acted as  you did.  .It forced him to come to mc."  "I suppose," Mary suggested, "he  came because he thought I should get  into trouble?"  "You deserve to,"-the governor told  her. "You will, I expect. If his master takes the matter as I hope, and Mr.  ���������������������������Graham behaves as I advised him,  I can foresee your punishment."  "My punishment!" Mary gasped.  His excellency nodded several times.  "A life sentence," he said with a  slow smile, "to the dignities of a princess!"  "But," Mary protested, "his���������������������������his sovereign can't make me marry him!"  "No," said the governor; "but I think  he can!"  "Oh!" said Mary. "Oh-h-h! Popr,  unfortunate man!"  She said the-same thing when the  prince came there again, six weeks  later, and proposed to her within five  minutes of .their 'meeting.  "You poor unfortunate man!" she  answered. '   -  "Do you mean .that you won't?" he'  asked. ���������������������������   -  ��������������������������� "No-o," she explained. "1 mean that  I will! I'm not going to treat you as  a prince, but just-as a husband!"  "Thank you," said the prince; "but  I shall treat you as a princess!" " I-Ie  took her hand and raised it to "his lips.  "My, emperor,"-he said, "forgives me  on condition that I take my place as  a rirince, with all its cares .and dignities. You; must share them*: Mary."'  "..Mary.Travers drew, her little self up.'  She looked .almost big-for a moment".  .', "We will be a great prince"1 and .'a  great princess," she7said,"tb other", people.   To each'other we will be more!'.'  THE..NECESSARY WORM  The discovery -of a nevy species of  earth-worm may awakebut a languid  interest in the layman's , mind, yet  those'mihute studies- of the humbler  works of.nature that result in bringing  to light- previously unrecognized inhabitants of the soil .really possess a  very high' degree of interest,-since they  often -indicate unsuspected processes  whereby the earth is kept in a condition to be the home and nourisher  of man.  Darwin surprised the general reading-public - by his revelations" of thc  indispensable role played by the humble earth-worm in cultivating the soil.  He, showed how the strength of a  pigmy was changed ' into that of a  giant by the virtue of numbers and of  industry, so that the richest soil was  turned over and over again by the  labors of earth-worms and thus kept  in a fertile condition  When Nostrils are Plugged  Your Catarrh is Bad  BY    ACTING    TO-DAY    YOU    CAN  QUICKLY CURE CATARRH AND  AVOID   BRONCHITIS,  PERHAPS CONSUMPTION  Most   Agreeable   and   Surest   Cure   is  Catarrhozone, Which Cures Every  Curable  Case  Catarrhozone proves especially good  in those chronic cases where mucous  drops down the throat, sickens the  stomach, and pollutes the breath.  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'  But   I   will   always -occasionally   use '  'Catarrhozone,'  I  prize it so highly." '  "Mrs.' E. L'. Osgood,  "Johnson P.O., Ont."  The   complete   $1.00   Outfit   of   Catarrhozone is sufficient for 2 months'.  treatment, and is guaranteed. -Smaller -  size,  50c, at all  dealers,  or The" Ca-'  tarrhozone    Co.,    Buffalo,    N.Y.,*   and*  Kingston, Ont.        _*   - ��������������������������� *   ,.'  __. <���������������������������  ���������������������������When'f^irdweWiv^  the importance of the work done by  worms, he was not aware of the existence of more than eight or ten species  in Great Britain. Now, owing to thc  labors of students who have devoted  their lime to the study of earth-worms  in that country, at least twenty different species aro known, and a vast  amount of interesting information has  been gathered concerning their character- and- habits    ---"   II might bo thought that there i.s  not much difference among worms, bul,  as a matter of fuel, there Is fur more  difference than exists among many  more pretentious forms of animal life.  Short worms and long worms; worms  that climb trees, and others that never  leave the ground; worms whose color  Is green, brown, rose-red, and Iridescent, and some that are described by  the enthusiastic nnd admiring naturalists as "neat and pretty," figure among  the various species that havo been  classified.  starting and .halting, together with'all'*'  the more-notable incidents of the day's *,*-'   '<  march.     ' ���������������������������- "-���������������������������,-' :7 '*'       7;   -   -77,"    -'  /    ( , -r .     . -v,; , r  In - a little note-book, ruled for the'7 ".-  purpose, * the   exact . time   of   starting  was put.down," and thereafter, ."at  the',  end of every five minutes, the directionLf,--  in which, he was. proceeding-wast de-.-    -  termined bya glance; of -the/compass'--7 '  and carefully noted, while'occasionally *7"  the.-readings  of, the  aneroid * and ��������������������������� the V-7  thermometer were "taken.*- '���������������������������'/   t '/'   "~ / ':'  A. brook .crosses the path.' Willf.the;  blue pencil it' is instantly designated,,'.-  as "well as .the direction-of 'its'."current*"''  and-ils' estimated .breadth "and���������������������������.depth.'"''.1  Every" change, in'.'lhe character-of Hlie'-V)  country is^entered," as* from-wooded'to_  grass - lands, -or -"from'desert "to~fertilef"  soil. .The;prominent- objects'."encquni-V"  ered, on" "the way, with-: their ."apparent1 j  height and distance,,, are" all indicated.'?'.  So also^ are the'names.'of^the ,tribes7  and -any'-local7informa"tion.\',that ,may7  have",beenf obtained.-.7=7 '- ;7r -,-"7,-"7  - The time and:duration,of every halt ,-  .is carefully kept, as., it. is' necessary'. to7  know the/actual, marching Ume',in.,or-7.  der to'calculate the distance gone." Dr.7  Junker's' uniform rate ,was a.little bverl-  three miles an'hour.   :   ;���������������������������    ���������������������������/���������������������������'-' '[ ���������������������������'";"   "  I. \,, - - /     ' -   .--*-*-  ��������������������������� When..the night camp.jwas:reached,. .  the, first' duty7of."the  explorer," after \-  supper, wasto copy all-tlie notestmadeV  during the day into a large "bookj/onejr  page generally, though "sometimes" two, -  being  used1 to  record1 a day's  march.  If the night were*clear,-th'e";travellers-":  work  wo'uld.end  with  an" observation 7  for   determining -thea position' of.  the",'  camp.." This-done, he felt that he had :;  earned, his right to rest.        -       > <   .    ���������������������������<  In this manner Junker travelled" onv-  foot   four   thousand   miles   through   as;  country a large.part of which had never before been visited by a white man.-  . - -,.a \  , w,  ~/V^*  .<���������������������������*,  7/irM  .%. ' A I  ,_,r ___-., I  ���������������������������������������������������������������!������������������? I  -ir-'-ftl  vf-1"-"? I  *, y  Ellen Hume of Philadelphia, nearly  ninety years of age, has been in the  employ of one, family for sixty-one  years, establishing a record for faithful service. .,She entered the employ  of thc family of Isaac II. Morris as a  servant in 1S50. and is now with a  daughter of that pioneer. She accompanies thc family on its travels.  THIY HAVE YET TO  SCORE A FAILURE  DODD'S   KIDNEY   PILLS    EMERGE.  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The Semi-ready Company  stands behind our guarantee.  300 patterns to choose from���������������������������the  -   finest English weavesin Worsteds,.    '"'  "   Chuiois,   Serges   and   Tweeds,  ranging in value from $18 to $35  when made to Special Order.  Semi-ready Tailoring is sold at  absolutely the same label prices  everywhere in Canada. Wc send  the order by mail���������������������������and the Suit  is hand-tailored in four days at  the shops.  Enderby TradingCo  Enderby, B. C. o  For your  Seeds, Ornamentals and Fruits  Go to the  Seedhouse .&  HElNRY Nurseries  Vacowr, B. C.  We have the finest Btock on the Coast  bast year being my first year irTblTsi~  ness, I   was   badly   handicapped for  want of stock, hut not 60 this year.  Send us your order and wo shall give  you satisfaction.  See our new catalogue (FREE.)  A. It. MACDOUGALL, Prop.  Cooking Stoves  Coal and Wood  Heaters  Ranges, Etc.  I have added a standard line  of these goods and am prepared to quote you prices.  Wm. H. Hutchison  ENDERBY   We have  on cut at all times,  and our aim is to  give good service.  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  THE  NEAR  EAST  DANGER  (Continued from pafre 7)  membership of over 70,000. That is  said lo be a world's record. Fifteen  works of the first magnitude and a  hundred smaller firms are manufacturing (lying-machines of every conceivable pattern and system.  Five world's Hying records, it is  claimed, are in German hands���������������������������the  longest (light with one passenger  (Suvclak, A hi*. 3-1 min.); with two  and three passengers (Grulich, 2 hr.  2 min. 4 5 sec. and 1 hr. 35 min. respectively) ; wtnle Fraulein Melli  Besse, airwoman, holds the woman's  height record of a fraction over half  a mile.  England and France are challenged to show a programme of "meets"  and "circuits" comparing with the  events already planned in Germany  for 1012, to wit:  April   28   to   May   8.���������������������������Leipzig Aviation week.  May  IS  to   2G.���������������������������South-western Germany circuit.  May 24  to 31.���������������������������Johannisthal Berlin  flying week.  June  2  to   14.���������������������������North-western  Germany circuit.  June   9   to   12.���������������������������Berlin-Vienna  race.  June  16   to   3 0.���������������������������Schleswig-Holstein  (Kiel)  circuit.  July   2S   to   August   11.���������������������������Southern  Germany circuit.  August 15.���������������������������Thuringian circuit.  August 20.���������������������������Around Berlin race.  September     15.���������������������������Berlin-Copenhagen  race.  September   20.���������������������������East   Prussian   cir  cuit.       =  OF    CANADA  Paid-up Capital. Rest CO f Of Q7A  and Undivided Profits v09M.OM.$0IV  Total Assets (Over)    $58,0Q0������������������000  A Growing Balance  in a Sayings Bank Account is one"  of the strongest incentives to  further saving. It is a source of  genuine satisfaction, and gives a  comfortable feeling of security  from financial troubles.  If you haven't a Savings Bank  Account already, now is the time  to start one.    Come in and do it.  fnderby Branch,       S. w. h������������������kuv, Onager  LONDON, ENG., BRAN*^,  51 Threadneedle St., E.C.  F.W.ASHE, - - Manager.  G. M. C HART SMITH,  Assistant Mgr.  September 29 to October 6.���������������������������Second  Johannisthai-Berlin flying week.  Many of these competitions will be  open only to German and Austrian  airmen, the central idea being to develop flying for the exclusive benefit  of the two" great allied armies.  The World's Best Flying'Camps".  In Johnnisthal-Berlin and in Doberitz, the German' Aidershot, the  Fatherland has a pair of "flying-  camps" challenging comparison with  the best in the world. At Johannisthal, an enclosed field of SOO acres,  there ars now 102 pupils at work, including a German baroness and a  Russian princess, and seventy machines are in service. Thirty pupils  are military officers. At Doberitz  exclusively army airmen are trained.  Instruction includes long practice observation cruises across country.  Brilliant flights ��������������������������� Berlin-Hamburg  and return -without intermediate  landing, Berlin-Stettin and back,  and kindred feats���������������������������are of frequent  occurrence. German army airmen  are trained to travel in pairs���������������������������one  for steering, the other for observation. Both must be pilots. A German firm has just placed an "armored aeroplane" at the War' Office's  disposal. It is said to demonstrate  that flying craft can be successfully  protected against rifle ancl light shell  Ore. Doberitz airmen are also practicing zealously with the carrying  and dropping of explosives, but the  results of their perpendicular target-  practice are hermetically sealed.  A Great Aeroplane Fleet.  Many more young officers are volunteering for the new arm than the  War Oflice can possibly use. Army  orders for aeroplanes are rapidly putting the construction industry on a  sound commercial basis. If the  Reichstag were suddenly to pass a  inige 'aerial programme,' it would  find that the plant exists capable of  carrying it out. There is talk in ofli-  2ial" circles of a scheme of government subsidies for privately owned  aeroplanes, such as now exists with  regard to motor-cars. If this project sl.ould materialize, Germany will  become possessed of an air "fleet  which need not fear a brush.with the  "most powerful rival."* -' ~ "  PUT A RING AROUND IT  If you  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.  Fred. H. Barnes  BUILDER &  CONTRACTOR  Plans and estimates  furnished  Dealer in Windows, Doors, Turnings and all factory work.  Rubber oid Roofiing, Screen  Doors and Windows. Glass cut  to any size.  We represent S.C.Smith Co,, of  Vernon. Enderby.  Before going to bed to-night, draw  a ring around Thursday, "April 11th  on your calendar and make a note reminding you to get a ticket or tickets for the entertainment given-by J.  W. Bengough, the cartoonist, singer  and raconteur, in K. of P. Hall, under the auspices of the Enderby Boy  Scouts. Come and have a-good  laugh. Bring your wife and give her  a s:ood laug'h. If you haven't got a  wife brine: someone w*>o may subsequently occupy that desirable position. In the realm of caricature,  mimicry and entertainment none sup-  Tin ss and few equal J. W. Bengough,  the funny man with the' funny program.  The use of a Dry Farming Congress cancellation stanrp upon all  OTtfoln_^-In1d=in^mlii^]etteri=:in=itK?:  Lethbridge postofflce, has been sanctioned hy the Dominion Postal authorities. This is the first time the  Postofflce Department has permitted  the use of a cancellation stamp of  this nature. The stamp announces  the fact that thc Seventh International Dry-Farming Congress will be  held-in Lethhridge', Oct. 21-26,-1912. -  on what constitutes a well-regulated  On April 6th, in the window of W.  Scott's shoe emporium, the ladies of  the Hospital Auxiliary vill sell home  ma'dc candy,  A meeting of the ladies of the Hospital Auxiliary will do held in thc  City Flail next Thursday afternoon,  April 4th, at 3 o'clofik. Something  will be sold at a bargain.  For Sale���������������������������35 acres, one mile from  Enderby, on Mara road; river front,  good house, stable and chicken house.  Also brick house in town. Apply  Robt. P. Bradley, Chase, B. C.  ft) ffop:  14  u  28  6  15  ll  29  16  23  30  PfP  10  17  24  31  25  Fl  12  19  26  SK  6  13  20  n  Listen!  Our shoes wearwell  ojxd make the foot  look ne&t aoid trihi.  They are comfort  shoes too.  It is not a "toss-up" when you buy  our shoes, but a certainty that you will  get shoes which possess style, which  wear well and which will keep you away  from the corn doctor.  The makers of the shoes we handle tell  us to stand behind every pair we sell.  So we can be sure ihat your feet will be  pleased to have our shoes.  Ve shall be pleased to have your shoe  business.  Empress Shoes for Ladies.  Slater's Shoes for Men.  Enderby Trading Cov Ltd.  MOFFET'S BEST  COLUMBIA   FLOURING   MILLS   CO. Limited  ������������������������������������������������������MMBMBMHBMHHHBHnBMHHaBnBHanMaaMHBaH__aB____^^  LOANS  Applications   received, for  ��������������������������� Loans on improved Farming  and* City property.  Apply to���������������������������  G. A. HANKEY & CO., Ltd.        VERNON, B.C.  J. GARDNER  LANDSCAPE  AND   JOBBING  GARDENER  Box 40 Enderby, B. O.  Work done   by   the   hour or season.  Book   your   orders   now   for   spring  Work  Seeds and plants for sale during season.  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.  i  4  ������������������������������������������������������'<l  v-/i


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