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 rf  Enderby, B. C,  March 27.-1913  AND      WALKE R 'S      WEEKLY  Vol. 6; No. 4; Whole1 No. 264.  Local News of First Interest to Readers at Home and Away  Easter services in all the churches  were well attended.  Enderby is soon to enjoy some  minstrelsy all by home talent.  Hon. Price Ellison returned to  Vernon from the coast last Friday.  The Provincial Labor Commission  will meet at Enderby, Monday evening, April 28th.  If you have a right to vote get  . your name on the voters'- list. Don't  die on third base-;1  Joe Mowat spent Easter with the  home folk, returning -to Kamloops  by Tuesday's train. \  Mrs. V. 0.* Brimacombe returned to  Armstrong .Friday morning after a  short visit with Mrs. Lemke.  The^North Enderby school will be  ^pened on April 1st, with-Miss M.  'E. Walkden, of Peachland, as teacher  - Harry Baxter."' has .been laid up; at  . the coast,,suffering from. appendicitis'  '���������������������������/but is again able to-be-at" his, work.  - The,-24th of    May    is    only eight  weeks hence..    If there's going to be  '��������������������������� anything doing j somebody will have  ;   to get-busy.   , i     ���������������������������,   ���������������������������-.-        ���������������������������- -."���������������������������. " _"-'  "' Ed.    Flemming    left' the   Cottage  -Hospital this   week, having fully,re-covered from an attack of inflammatory rheumatism.  Miss Fanny Crosby, the blind" hymn  -writer celebrated    her   -93rd birthday  March 25th.   She    is'  said to be as  gay as a - school girl. '   '  *_    It  makes    one    feel    like  quitting  work and getting into the garden to  see-that   display    of garden tools in  jthe Fulton window.  Beginning with -April 2nd, the merchants of' Enderby will observe the  regular mid-week half holiday, each  Wednesday afternoon.  Mrs.  Schimmerhorn and baby have  rapidly improved in health since go-  ==-ing^to-the=Cottage-Hospitalf=and-wilb  leave that institution this week.  The list of killed in the tornadoes  which have swept the middle west in  the past week now numbers more  than three hundred, with many thousands homeless.  Inspector-General    Otter has issued  his report on    the Canadian militia".  ��������������������������� In.it he. points-out many weaknesses  and lays the fault to the shirking of  duty by the officers.  Easter was two weeks earlier this  year than last and three weeks earlier than it   will   be    next year.   In  When you begin -.to sow seeds this  spring drop a few of the seeds of  kindness by the way.  A very pleasant whist drive was  given last evening   in K. of P. Hall  by the    Woman's  George's Church'.  J. MacGarrigle,  Auxiliary    of St.  who played with  the Vernon baseball team last year,  has gone to the coast where he will  join Manager Brown's -Beavers'and  try out lor a place this season. ,  ���������������������������  Mayor. J. L. Ruttan left Fort Fra-  The Easter Monday dance in the  Opera House was largely attended  and greatly enjoyed.  A meeting of the Ladies Hospital  Auxiliary will be held at the home of  Mrs. Lemke, Thursday, April 3rd at  3.30 p. m.  Messrs. Downham. &. Gildemeester  this week entered into partnership as  contractors and builders. Both are  workmen, of ��������������������������� wide experience and will  be prepared to serve the public well.  H. Swan    leaves   Enderby for Bri-  WE ARE COMING TO IT  ser for home Easter Monday.   He is;tania Beach, Howe Sound', on Satur-  expected to    arrive' in   Enderby the'day'; where'he   has   accepted a posi-  first of next week, and will, start the  work on *the' new school house a.  soon as weather ��������������������������� conditions permit."  Rev. E. J..Hartw_ell," the superintendent of mission.; work" among the  Asiatics,, will lecture* before-the Ep-  tion with the big mining company at  that place." Mrs. Swan and- children  left early this week. Mr. and Mrs."  Swan" have been residents-of Epderby  for ten years', 'and have made many  friends here who-will'wish them pros-'  perity'in their eastern-home, though''  worth.   League .. in >l ~ the * Methodist  Church :on ..Tuesday   evening,    April regretting to see. them depart..  1st, at 7.30.'   Mr." Hartwelljs^lecture  will be" illustrated with lantern slides  Tea-will be served at Mrs.. Moffet's  home on Thursday, March 27th,,'from  3\to 5,-inlaid of three, orphan-children (girls)   from 9, months to seven  "A special meeting- of _���������������������������-, the _-'City  Council was called for. last evening  to .consider an- offer from Chas.  Skeeles of' a piece^of land suitable for  a. dumping, grqvnd.,;LLAls������������������ to hear-a  letter from' the . Department of Indian  years of age:* Any suitable garment.Aflairs' listing, on payment if right  will be -acceptable,"- and tea- will be,of ,;Way and Priv*lese of taking sand  served to tbe person giving the gar-i[rom river bed are granted. . Also to  ment ���������������������������  ' ��������������������������� (hear a petition  from   Walter'.Robin-  _ .    . . .  ," 'son et al." asking that a .sidewalk be I  Two appeals have been taken from *" *  the decisions of the Court 'of Revision which* sat last week, one on the  valuation of the property owned" by  G. H. Smedley, in which the Court  reduced the .value from $700 to $650,  and the otherrbn the property owned  by Jos. Carefoot" four lots which the  Court refused to reduce from' $1700  to $1000.   ' "     -  - R. R. Gibbs,   Miss    M.-   Gibbs and  friend arrived from London, Eng., onijn  Monday.     Mr. and   Miss Gibbs were  called home ' three   months or more  constructed oil the east side of Sicamous street.     -- -  '    '  DIED OF HEART FAILURE  Robt. McDonald, who. for .the past  half dozen years has resided on a  homestead on    Mabel Lake and kept  the supply   house   for the Okanagan I PressinS  uP������������������n them the necessity of  Saw Mills, Ltd.; at that point, died sanitary livinS and.clean lodgings, if  At last - there is a, ray of hope.  Some fifteen or twenty years ago the  Indian Department of. the, United  States Government concluded it was  possible to make the Indian tribes,on  the reservations industrious, .and  their industry a benefit to the 'country as well as to themselves-. The  large tracts of land held, by them'  were, turned, into money, and this  money was spent Jn ��������������������������� buying them'  farming implements,, building better  homes, providing public schools and-  open churches. Competent' teachers  were placed-amongst.them on the reserves, and the Indian children- were  given "an education;', while the men  were taught the science-of agricul-  culture. - The r Indians .entered, into  the: game willingly and > responded, to  tHe teaching" in a ,- manner that-surprised the Department. Today' they,  are a^developing ��������������������������� race.' ��������������������������� /   '  -~ ~~\iiy' .,-.  "And-now we see an" Indian Agent  on a Canadian Indian" reserve .who.-is  proving the same policy-here.^ P.-'J.'  Fleetham, .government agent, for .the  Sarcee."reserve, ,'Alberta, -stated",.in-'a'  recent -interview,, that from now, .on  the .Indians of that province will  continue' to^ multiply.       '���������������������������  ;Mr. Fleetham has ideas concerning  the future of the Redmen in Alberta  j that' are', to some, unique if .not  j startling. In a word, he is convinced  that an industrious .Indian,is a possibility. But this Indian agent, does  not believe in too much book learning at the- present, stage of the game.  He would first inculcate in them the  first    principles    of    physiology,   im-  Akron���������������������������Dam north 'of city broke.  Horsemen rode through valley -warning farmers, who with their :families  fled by hundreds to higher ground.  Larue���������������������������Inundated. .     /t  ��������������������������� Kokomo, Ind.���������������������������Southern part of  city flooded; city in darkness.last"  night when electric light plant' stop-"  ped." Use.of militia authorized. "'[ .-  , Indianapolis���������������������������Hundreds -of persons",  living in suburbs driven from "homes':  by rise of. Eagle Creek arid .White'  River.- Thousands of head of live-,  stock in state perished.?j   /"/ ' : ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������'-���������������������������/ -Z.  Marion���������������������������Levee - broke and'five" huri1/  dred people flee for their lives/    ".-,-,-  Ellwood���������������������������Three hundred / homeless  by flood. ���������������������������'-' -   .-'- -'     '/��������������������������� ' .'   :- V"/-  Estimated ' loss. will be many .mil-,-  lions'.         ,' ' .    - /,'    ' " ���������������������������;"'"*  *������������������ -'���������������������������___   _       '   "���������������������������' < Jr.  tt  v..i  >' K^z\  y:i'yi  '*-,'  -*������������������;_  ~   4 . 3 -'St* _ ���������������������������  r.'&j'l ii'l'-ir\l  -��������������������������� -f ������������������***���������������������������(  /'Men who',, are/.Veil t traduced:'and  hotly;^denounced'  are usually';pretty/l"'i4?Xy$  good .quality. ^ ^No: better- encomium f'^;������������������.V^"|  is'needed^tliah-theT.detfaction'bf,^  people'.''_" 'Ixyrr-T/zy/Z^ i ��������������������������� ���������������������������' ./,__.".."���������������������������  l-J pi.'-'efC,4_ f-2131l_^'__..5_i I  3*tji^-;&--*.r  z/Wm  ���������������������������ft rz  ���������������������������FOR-A'.CHANGE OF-SEED':,  ~yv.  Try, Gold ,'.Coin '"��������������������������� potatoes';; sourid'-Tahd "  free from worms;;ohe cent per-pound: .  Order, right .away if you-,want "any./  A few;tons of-mixed'"hay-for. sale",at'-.  $15 per tdnf :'Jersey i^ bull serviced;  cash...At the Brook Farm,-.Enderby. *  P ���������������������������-:  .The man with .nothing'to-do arid  the- whole,, day.' in' ��������������������������� which", "to. do "it  never does it. ",",-" '���������������������������';*. ���������������������������" *'"     i -  .- - _.-������������������ i *  suddenly in his cabin Tuesday morn-  Mr.    McDonald ' was a type  of  good health is   to    be enjoyed.   The  next logical step he believes is to in-  1915 it will be two weeks later and in  1916 four weeks later.  Foster's weather forecast for April  is not favorable for the early debut  of Panama hats. There will be a  few warm days scattered about but  the month on the whole will be cold.  The Presbyterian church was well  filled last Friday evening to hear the  rendition of "The Crucifixion," which  was very pleasingly given by the  choir under the baton of Mr. Chapman.  The phunny man on the Province  says that women who were prevented  from wearing their Easter finery on  Sunday know now what "mean temperature" stands for in the weather  reports.  The editor of the Statist, of London, is authority for the statement  that the money market will ease in  _April. This piece of dry verbage  comes with more real rippling music  than a spring poem.'. .Thank you,  George !   :  ago owing to the serious illness of  their mother. They learned as they  boarded the boat at Montreal of her  death, and reached home only in  time to attend the last sad obsequies  of the departed.  Three hundred names have already  been placed upon the voter's list  from Enderby. All who have not yet  made application are urged to do so  this week, as the list will close on  April 7th. Application forms may be  had at the office of The Walker Press  at the City Hall, or from A. F.  Crossman, T. E. Rodie, F. H.Barnes,  N. H. Kenny, Jas. Johnson or Jas.  Mowat.  Willey Barrows met with a very  painful accident while driving out of  Vernon early Tuesday morning for  one of the lumber camps in the vicinity of Jjumby. The team he was  driving took fright and ran away,  throwing Mr. Barrows out of the rig  and breaking his leg in the fall. He  is now in the Vernon Hospital, where  every care is given him, and his recovery is only a question of a few  weeks.  Miss Ella Airth and Tommy Brash  quietly purchased tickets for Vernon  Wednesday morning. Each had a  trunk checked. Later it was learned  that Mr. Brash and Miss Airth were  married in the Presbyterian church,  Vernon, on Wednesday. From Vernon Mr. and Mrs. Brash will go to  Chase, where they will reside. The  large circle of friends they have in  Enderby will wish them every success  and happiness in their new home."'  pioneer, that    has    characterized the Istil in the Primitive   min<l the value  treaUmakers^of^the^greaWWcst.^He-;��������������������������� -^g^--rt-������������������--Iong--llfe--a"d--bodily^Ogor-  came ''hither some ten ��������������������������� years ago,  from the Soo, where his wife and  daughters reside. He was 70 years  of age, and of a very rugged, sterling  type. Tuesday morning he arose as  usual and built the fire in the cabin.  Then he said to his companions that  he was not feeling quite right and  asked one of them to_ get the break- .'  fast. He seated himself on the bed  and was joining in the general conversation when he fell back upon the  bed and was dead. Undertaker English was notified" and the body was  brought to Enderby, where it awaits  instructions for burial from the East.  ADDITIONAL GAME WARDEN  It is reported from Victoria that  an additional game warden is to be  appointed for the Okanagan district,  one for- the northern end of the district and one for the southern end.  The people of Mara are asking for  the appointment of George Little for  this end. Nobody knows the district to be covered better than Mr.  Little, and his appointment, if made  would no doubt work out satisfactorily to the Department.  Agriculture will of course be offered them as a means of employing  their spare time and every inducement-will be presented to obtain the  Indians' interest in farming. Mr.  Fleetham believes this is a big step,  but is confident that success can be  obtained. Recently a portion of the  Sarcee reservation was announced for  saler~the~ "Indians waivirig~~all"the,ir~  claims to a number of acres. The  money obtained by the sale of the  land will be used to purchase" farm  implements, horses and wagons for  Indians of the reservation that manifest a desire to try mixed farming.  The result of this scheme will be  watched with interest by the Government, and if thc plan succeeds the  same system will be employed on all  other reservations in the Dominion.  Four tins of Coledyke baking pow/  "der (16-oz each) and ~a useful shop-'  ping bag for $1, at Dill Bros/' ���������������������������'--' "- '  A-man once called on" a ^doctor.  The doctor looked the patient over'  with care and then announced: "The'  trouble with you is wine, woman and ���������������������������  song. Cut it out. You understand?" '  And the man said, yes.   He paid_the_  <;>���������������������������  five dollars and went away. About a  month "after that the doctor met the  man. He didn't look 'much better.  The doctor asked, "Did you do what  I told you?" And the man replied:  "Well, I've quit singin'."      v  DOWNHAM & GILDEMEESTER  ���������������������������Wc-beg-to -- announce-that-we- have-  entered into partnership, and are  prepared to give our patrons first-  class service along the" lines of general contracting. It will pay you'to  let us figure with - you. Office and  shop in Poison Block, Clifl St., near  George. Downham & Gildemeester.  Furniture made to order.  WORST FLOOD IN THIRTY YEARS  FOR SALE���������������������������Team of bay mares, well  matched, weighing 3400; 4 & 5 years  old; sound and well broken; also 1  driving mare and colt, wagons and  harness.     H. F. Flewwelling.  Saturday we will have the following green vegetables: asparagus, lettuce, onions, radishes and cauliflower  Leave your order early.   Dill Bros.  Monday and Tuesday of this week  Ohio and Pennsylvania experienced  the greatest flood known in thirty  years. Following ' is a summary of  the situation:  Delaware���������������������������Twenty persons drowned;  militia ordered to ���������������������������patrol streets; relief supplies being sent.,  Dayton���������������������������Dam above city broken;  five feet of water in city streets.  Columbus���������������������������Bridges near Columbus  on Scioto River washed out and railway traffic paralyzed.  Lima���������������������������There are ten miles of railway trains of all kinds stalled by  washouts between Lima and Lafayette. The Ottawa river is on a  rampage.  Our Pensive Pup is authority for  statement more or less true that  every man who goes to hell carries  with him his own brimstone.  FOR SALE���������������������������75 acres farm land; 6  acres cleared and in crop; nice clay  loam; 30 acres ready for burning;-  suitable for fruit, balance easily  cleared; splendid pasture; small  house; clearing fenced, posts & wire;  situated 3 miles from Enderby,  about same distance from proposed  C N. R.R. For prices and terms  see or write owner, PI. F. Flewwelling, Box 34, Enderby.  We are still taking measurements  for House of Hobberlin made-to-order  clothing. Don't be the last to be  measured.   Dill Bros.   '���������������������������*  Mooney's two-pound  for 25c at Dill Bros.  tins of sodas THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  "Thursday, March.27,1913  TASTELESS PREPARATION  OF  ENDERBY PRESS  Published  every   Thursday at  Ender.by, B.C. at  $2 per year, by the Walker Press.  Advertising Hates: Transient, 50c an inch first  insertion. 25c each subsequent insertion. Contract advertising. $1 an inoh per month.  Lgk������������������1 Notices:   12c a line first insertion; Sc a line  each subsequent insertion.  Keadia_r Notices and Locals: 15c a line.  A Health Builder  Per  Botfch  MARCH 27.    1913  THE JAPANESE MENACE  BUILD  UP    FOR  THE   SPRING  000<>CKWX)0<>0J>00<X>CK>0<X><X>  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  ClifT St. Enderby  R. Chadwick  REGISTERED PLUMBER  (certificate.)     Painter and Decorator,  Box 74, Enderby.  homes,  fine public build-  handsome     churches,    ..public  PROFESSIONAL  "PWDERBY   COTTAGE  HOSPITAL  MISS WARWICK, Proprietress  Maternity Fees, $20 per week  Fees covering ordinary illness, $2.50 per day.  ENDERUY, 11. C.  W  ALTER ROBINSON  NOTARY  PUBLIC  CONVEYANCER  "Agreements of Sale.   Deeds & Mortqra>i-*s.- Documents Witnessed.   Loans Negotiated  Oflice: Room 2, Bell block, Enderby, B.C.,  Q   L. WILLIAMS  ���������������������������,  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor  Bell Block       Enderby, B.C.  r\R.'H_ W. KEITH,  Office hours:   Forenoon,  9 to 10:30  Afternoon, 'A to 4  -    Evening. G30 to 7:30  Sunday, by appointment  Office: Cor. Cliff und Gcoi.ro Sts. EN'DEI.BY  MUSIC  p W..CHAPMAN  -*- _ * P. O. Box 139, Enderby.  Visits or receives pupils for Piano. Organ, Violin!  SincinR.ind Theory of Music, Etc.  Courses for the Canadian   or British Academy  Examinations  GRADUATE NURSE  M  ISS F. PANKHURST  Phone, 331  GRADUATE NURSE  Vernon, B. C.  P. 0. Box 524  SECRET SOCIETIES  H. E, BI.ANCIIAIID  W. M.  af.&a:m.  .nderby Lodtfe No. .0  KeKiilar mcelin������������������fs first  Thursday on or after thc  full moon al K|i. in. in Oddfellows Hull. Visit inn  lirf'tliri-n cordially  invi\ed.  WALTEl. ROBINSON  Secretary  The San Joaquin Valley, California, is one of the most fertile districts in America. It is a typical  garden of Eden. Fruits of all kinds  are produced abundantly, and the'  output of the Valley has for many  years brought prosperity to the fruit  growers and small farmers there.  In their   prosperity the white men  in years past   built    up communities  of beautiful  ings,  schools," etc. There are sections -in  the Sah Joaquin Valley which are,  or were, in fact earthly paradises,  where there was peace and plenty,  and the contentment that comes as  the reward of good business and community integrity.  It was only a few years ago that  one of the towns we knew well had a  white population of 1500 people. It  was a beautiful city, and happiness  was pictured ,pn every face you met  in the street. t There was not a sign  of want to be seen anywhere.  At that time the white men used to  employ Chinese   to handle their prolific harvest when the supply of white  men and boys and girls became short.  That was some time before the Japanese invasion.     Then the  Jap came  into the Valley.     He came in hordes.  He took ' the    work of   fruit picking  and packing at    a   figure'below that  demanded    by    the   Chinese and the  white boys and girls.     The fruit men  thought they had at last solved the  labor "problem.     In    a year the Chi-  ncse pickers had been crowded out of  the orchards   and   .were, replaced by  Japanese.   Then    the- white men and  the boys and    girls    followed.   Soon  there was no    work for anybody but  the    Japanese.       Then   up went the  wage scale.       By   this time the district had    been   turned    over to  Japanese, so    far   as   laborers  were  concerned, ancl    when  the wage scale  was jumped up   on the fruit growers !  they had    to   submit or allow their  crop to    rot   in   the   orchard  Japs had the district in the palm of  their hand.      Having secured control  of the labor end of the fruit industry  it was only a step farther to getting  control of   the    orchards themselves.  They set    systematically to work to  secure this object.       Not by one fell  swoop did they do it,- nor apparently  by    any   concerted    action.        They  picked out the weaker ones and went  after__them_._ When harvest time ar-  Sacramento, Cal., March 20.���������������������������Bitter denunciation of the land' laws of  California that have permitted the  growth of Japanese farming communities in many parts of the state  was made yesterday by a delegation  of San Joaquin Valley farmers before  the Senate Commission on the judiciary in connection with a demand  for an anti-alien land law. Threats  of adopting summary measures to  drive out the Japanese if the legisla^  ture fails to give relief were made.   -  BLANCHARD & ENGLISH  INSTITUTE  MEMBERS  BENEFIT  It cost just 50c a year to become a  member  of    the    Farmers'   Institute.  For this small   amount members get  all    the    literature,    pamphlets,    reports,    expert   opinions,  etc., issued  by .the    Department " of Agriculture,  free admission   to   all lectures given  through    the   Department  under the  auspices of the Institutes; special reduced rates    on   seeds,   sprays, etc.,  and in addition   to all these advantages,  members   are   enabled to save  the sum    of   $2������������������.50    on every box of  stumping powder bought through the  Institute.     It is the most satisfying  expenditure a rancher can make.  C. S. Handcock, Grindrod, is the  secretary, to whom membership fees  can be paid, or, for the convenience  of those not able to get in touch  with Mr. Handcock, arrangements  have been made whereby the membership fee may be paid.at the office of  The Walker Press and official receipt  given therefor. All names should be  handed in as soon as possible so as  to make sure of getting all the valuable literature issued by the Department.  And still    another   concession   has  been made through the efforts of the  government in    the interest of Institute members.       A circular has just  been issued   by ��������������������������� the   Department to  members     of    Institutes,    informing  them of - the correct procedure-in- obtaining,  stumping     powder   through  their Institutes at the reduced price  of ,?5 per case - f.    o. b. the factory,  and  at    the    special   transportation  rates obtained for them by the Government from the railway company.  If the    Institute   does not carry a  tbe j stock of powder on hand, it may be  j ordered   by   members    of    Institutes  'through    the   respective    secretaries,  and can be obtained,from "either the  I Canadian  Explosives,  Ltd.,   Victoria,  T}ie i or the Giant Powder Co., Vancouver,  WE are determined to give the people of  Enderby and District the best quality of  Household Furnishing on the market, at live-  and-let-live prices, and solicit your patronage.  Come in and examine our stock of high-class furniture  bedsprings, mattresses, carpets, matting, etc.' We,  will be pleased to show them.  FURNITURE DEALERS,  ENDERBY, B.C.  ���������������������������J*.,tt>w.''-W������������������ ^tr<isg������������������������������������;cii*a^g7iBsraiao jntmrm  UNDERTAKERS  CABINET   MAKERS  UPHOLSTEHERS  Bank of Montreal  Established 1817  Capital, $16,000,000 "      Rest,  $16,000,000  Hon. President, Rt. Hon. Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal 3. J. M-. G.  President, R. 3. Angus, Esq.   Vice-Presideni.H. V. Meredith  BRANCHES IN LONDON, ENG., NEW YORK and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from 51 upwards, and interest allowed at current rates.  Interest credited '30th  June and 31st December.  T.NDERBY BRANCH (> A.  E.  Taylor,  Manager  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with city airs.  When Paddy Murphy shook the snow of Sandon  off his feet he came here, and now owns one of  ��������������������������� finest brick hotels in the country. Although  Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his  hotel the King Edward. In addition to the excellence of the meals, breakfast is served up to 10  . o'clock, which is an added attraction for tourists."  (Extract fron. Lowcry's LedRe.)  King Edward Hotel, L,URPHY  EnderBy  r.i  up your House^ Barn;  and Outbuildings  Here are   some   specials in lumber while they last  No. 2,  and  J. 0.0. F.    !iJS^S/   KurL-ka Lodue. No. GO  Meets every Tuesday evening ut S o'clock, in I. O.  0  F. ball,  MctenlX block.    Victim; brothers always    welcome. GEO. BELLAMY.   N. G.  HOWAKIJ LOGAN, V. U.  Ii. E. WI1EKLEH. St'c'y,  J. ... GAYLOKD. Trent).  ENDERBY   LODGE  . .,    No. 35, K.of P.  _    ., Meets every Monday  oveninj?  (J-^in K. of P. Hall.   Visitora oor-  y~P dially invited to attend.  JOHN BURNHAM, C.C.  C. E.STRICKLAND, K.K.S.  T. E. RODIE. M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc, addresB,  T. E. RODIE. Enderby  POLITICAL  IPNDERBY   CONSERVATIVE  ^ ASSOCIATION  J. I.  RUTTAN,  President.  H. M. WALKER  Secretary.  rived and thc crop had to be moved,  the Jap pickers would "get sick-" or  quit the job for lusher wages offered  elsewhere. The result was that thc  crop of the" orchard they were after  could not be moved and was a failure  to Lhe owner. The foxy Jag^nese  worked Lhe season for Lhe owner and  then when harvest time came threw  the "owner "over." ~ Later an "offer  would come for the placc from a  white agent of the Japanese and, if  Lhc sale was noL made that season  it would be thc next, for similar tactics would be pursued by Lhe Jap  laborers against the owner, ancl thc  price offered the second season would  ba less than the first offer.  Quietly and systematically the Japanese worked like an army of ants at  a sugar barrel. One by one the  orchards fell into their hands. When  they had control of a few of them  it was not so diflicult Lo squeeze out  thc larger owners. They did not  know what they were up against until it was too late. Their solution  of the labor problem proved to be  their downfall. Today, this favored  section has been turned over to thc  Japanese. Where, ten years ago,  there was a population of 1500 white  people in that town, with prosperity  smiling from every window, there are  not more than SIX white families.  The balance are Japanese. And the  district surrounding this town is as  completely in the hands of the little  yellow men. A sequence of this  short story from life is found in this  brief despatch :  can claim    Lhe    single first-class  .rate,    half    the    ordinary rate,  from  j the C. P. Rf as arranged between the  ' Government    and   the    railway company, and 100 case orders will be prepaid by the    Department on the understanding that the Institute ordering makes   itself   responsible for the  payment as sales   are effected to the  powder company.  Institute members are also advised  to^drd"er^"_i^  their requirements when ordering  powder, as arrangements are being  made by the department with the  powder company whereby these may  be supplied at the lowest possible  cost. There is no advantage in  freight rates in ordering in quantity,  the freight on one case costing in  proportion ,the -same as on-one car-  iload.  99  2x4       -  Drop Siding  $13.00  10.00  99  2    Lath       -   per thousand   2.00  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  Gives  promise of being the most prosperous year in  the history of "  DAVID LIVINGSTONE  On MarchaOth, 1813, was born at  Blantyre, Scotland, David Livingstone, the world's greatest missionary explorer, the herald of civilization into Africa, and a world-renowned empire builder. Today all  kingdoms and nations and peoples  and tongues unite in paying homage  to his memory. For David Livingstone did not belong merely to the  British nation���������������������������he was a gift to the  race, as one writer has said, and  biographies of him, written in German, French, Italian and Portuguese,  indicate the appreciation in which he  was held by other nationalities than  his own.  ���������������������������By purchasing Real Estate in this district you are assured of a  sound investment and value for your money.  We have a number of A 1 propositions."  Write for particulars, it is no trouble to answer questions.  tt. _W.Harvey  Real Estate Broker.  Agent  Post Office Block, Enderby  Fire and Life Insurance.  PROVINCIAL   ELECTIONS   ACT  The report published generally by  the provincial press to the effect that  the new school law made it necessary  for all members of Boards of Trustees who could not comply with the  new property qualifications, would  have to resign, is erroneous, as* the  new law does not interfere with the  school boards now holding office.  Notice is hereby given that the List of Voters for the  Okanagan Electoral District has been cancelled, and that  application to be placed on the Voter's List will be received  at my office, at the Court House, Vernon, where printed Forms  of affidavit to be used in support of an application to vote will  be supplied. The List of persons claiming to vote will be  suspended from and after the 7th day of April, 1913, and a  Court Pf Revision will be held on the 19th day of May following. Notice of objections to the insertion of any names on  the register of voters must be given to me thirty days clear  before the holding of the Court of Revision.  Dated at Vernon, B.C. this 3rd day of March, 1913.  L. NORRIS,  Registrar of Voters for the Okanagan Electoral District  Before you  place to land.  jump    look    out for a  ' Keep a stiff  are coming.  upper lip: better days  ia  in  i  A  ",i\  fl* 1  Thursday, March 27,1913  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Progressive Programme for 1913  1. ALL PUBLIC WORKS UNDERTAKEN^) BE OF A PERMANENT  AND  SUBSTANTIAL CHARACTER.  2. ALL STREETS AT PRESENT IN USE TO BE GRADED UP,  AND CENTRE COVERED WITH ROCK TO A WIDTH SUFFICIENT TO  ENABLE  VEHICLES TO PASS  EACH OTHER.  3. EXTEND CEMENT SIDEWALKS TO ALL STREETS WHERE  WARRANTED BY TRAFFIC, AND WHERE PROPERTY OWNERS ARE  PREPARED TO PAY THEIR SHARE BY WAY OF .FRONTAGE TAX.  4. ARRANGE FOR A REGULAR SYSTEM OF STREET CLEANING,  WHEREBY STREETS WILL BE KEPT CLEAR OF RUBBISH, WEEDS  AND GRASS KEPT DOWN IN SUMMER, SNOW PLOW SENT AROUND  IN WINTER IMMEDIATELY .AFTER EVERY SNOW FALL TO CLEAR  ALL SIDEWALKS, AND ALL CROSSINGS    KEPT   CLEAR OF MUD IN  - SPRING AND FALL.  5. PROVIDE A DUMPING GROUND AND ARRANGE A REGULAR  SYSTEM OF SCAVENGING.  6. MAKE SUCH REASONABLE ARRANGEMENTS AS TO REMUNERATION FOR SERVICES RENDERED AND ' FOR DAMAGE TO  CLOTHES IN CASE OF FIRE, ETC., AS WILL ENABLE THE CITY  TO RETAIN THE SERVICES OF AN INTERESTED AND EFFICIENT  VOLUNTEER FIRE BRIGADE.  7. ARRANGE MEANS WHEREBY FIRE-BELL AT CITY HALL CAN  BE RUNG IF NECESSARY0FROM TELEPHONE COMPANY'S CENTRAL OFFICE, THUS PROVIDING A FIRST-CLASS FIRE ALARM  SYSTEM AT BUT. LITTLE COST.  8. IMPROVE STREET LIGHTING SYSTEM, INSTALLING A BETTER GRADE OF LAMPS, AND, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE OKA-  NAGN SAW MILLS COMPANY, ARRANGE TO HAVE SAME PLACED  ON A CIRCUIT INDEPENDENT OF THE HOUSE SERVICE SO THAT  STREET LIGHTS WILL NOT BE BURNING IN THE DAY TIME, AS  AT PRESENT.  9. ACQUIRE LAND SUITABLE IN CHARACTER AND LOCATION,  AND LAY IT OUT IN AN UP-TO-DATE AND BECOMING MANNER  FOR A CEMETERY.  ��������������������������� 10:   COMPLETE CITY HALL AND     GROUNDS,"     AND     MAINTAIN  SAME IN GOOD ORDER.  11. INVESTIGATE  QUESTION OF   PROVIDING.. TOWN     WITH   A  SEWERAGE SYSTEM, OBTAINING ALL NECESSARY DATA AND EX- .  PERT ADVICE, WITH PLANS, SPECIFICATIONS ' AND ESTIMATES,  SO AS TO BE IN A POSITION TO BEGIN CONSTRUCTION WORK  EARLY IN THE  SUCCEEDING  YEAR.  12. AS REQUIRED BY LAW, OBTAIN THE SERVICES* OF A.  MEDICAL HEALTH OFFICER FOR THE CITY.  STOCK !  STOCK !  STOCK !  point of view. And yet, boiled cow's  milk forms in 'the"-stomach, as does  human milk, nearly a liquid food;  while raw cow's    milk is not even a  The Farm Journal gives excellent  advice when it says: "Raise every  promising calf;' do not let one be ' soft food, but a solid food, so solid,  killed or sold for veal. Remember, in fact( that uniess modified in some  meats are high and cows are high, way and given in carefui moderation  and there is no prospect that they it commonly forms hard masses that  will be lower, and all kinds of dairy \ pass undigested throughout the  products are up to stay up. "Get.whole alimentary tract and appear  your dish right side up when it rains ' as hard curds.-American Medical  porridge." Somebody says: "But j Journal,  my farm   won't    keep more than so     Too many jugs spoil the harvest.  many head   of   stock."   Yes, it will;  .Forgive your enemies by forgetting  THE OTHER  SIDE  it will keep twice the number you are them.  used to carrying, if you will make it. | Many a fool fools himself when he  Plow up a piece of poor pasture or ; thinks he is fooling others,  mowing and enrich it, and plant fodder corn, or cow-peas and oats, or  alfalfa; get big mows full of fodder.  Get the cattle and keep them, and  you will soon have a lot of manure so  that you can do still better.  "But to get back to the calves. If  you are attempting to sell a choice  calf, don't do it; hang on to it. If  you have none, look around, even if  you have to drive twenty miles. Engage a half-dozen, even if you have  to strain a point to get them home;  feed and rear , them; pet and coax  them and   have- stock, stock, stock.  That is    what    makes the farm rich  it >  and makes it pay. A farm without  stock, is but half a farm, any way  it may be viewed.  SERVICES* OF  1 - -N.  JFire, Life, Accident  INSURANCE AGENCIES ;���������������������������.  REAL ESTATE   .^      ; _ j ..--  Fruit Land . Hay Land ;*  - --     Town LoU ,' --,���������������������������:" - ' '-���������������������������  MOWAT  The Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Co.  The Phoenix Insurance Co.*of London. "*  ' Ljndoi-Lincuhire Fire Insurlnca Co.  Royal Insurance Co.,of Liverpool (Lifedej t.  .The London & Lancashire Guarantee  Z-'   Accident Co., of Canada: . *.-.-   _"*  BELL BLOCK," ENDKRBY    1 *  BOILED AND RAW MILK  All physicians know or should know  that milk, alone of all foods, enters  the stomach a liquid and becomes  there a more solid food. This hidden  and insidious sqlidness, if I may use  the term, is peculiarly characteristic  of raw cow.'s milk, as compared with  boiled cow's milk or human milk.  The housewife and the dairyman are  practically familiar with the fact  that boiled milk .forms a different  curd - from raw.- milk: We,-, on the  other hand, .have quite ignored the  fact that raw and boiled milk are not  identical foods.. ;If'we.have thought-  of it at all it has been rather from a  bacteriologic,than,from a physiologic  A prominent wholesaler has written  the board of trade calling attention  to the probable increase in the duty  upon fruit and vegetables and urging  the board of trade to take some action to prevent it. He says that he  is creditably informed that the B. ,C.  fruit men who    waited upon the Do-  Homeseekers Should  Come to Enderby  BECAUSE it is one of the healthiest spots on earth, only two children and no adults having died of  disease in the last eight years.  BECAUSE, when you arrive, the  Board of Trade will take you in band  and make you feel at home and see  that you are satisfactorily settled.  BECAUSE you will find here all the  advantages and beauties of a magnificent river, ever green hills, grassy  meadows and cool, delightful valleys.  BECAUSE if you prefer a home-site  on the hills, in groves of birch and  alder, cedar and pine, overlooking  the river and valleys, you will find it  here most ideally located.  BECAUSE we have the purest of  water piped to every home .from a  sparkling mountain stream, a perfect  system ol electric" lighting, and an  abundant supply of wood. *,  BECAUSE,-if-you are-a person of  means, and wish to make a'home for  yourself on th������������������ backs of the soft-'  flowing Spallumcheen, you will find  good   roads   already   leading'to ihe  minion government last week were in  formed that ��������������������������� some   change would be' site> and al1 the materials necessary  made.     The government will not in- to build clo8e at hand.  crease the duty but has agreed to  place a tax upon every car of fruit  and vegetables coming from across  the"-line, the tax to be called an inspection tax. The effect will be the  same as' an increase in duty,, as it  really is in fact if not in name.  Some time ago the boards of trade  throughout the west asked for a decrease in duty. The writer admits  that the,_,B. "C. . fruit men,are not  making money and,.generally, are* in  a- bad way, but he insists that this is  due to the fact that they are not  properly organized and, do not ship  or, sell to advantage.���������������������������Calgary J Al-  bertan.  When you hear, one-say of-another  that he is dangerous, you.can-put'it  down that the "dangerous" _individ-~  ual has ideas., that'are now to his  traducer.*- ��������������������������� /    -   *.  BECAUSE you will An'd here all the -  advantages   to   be   found any place'  else in the    Valley, "and none'of .tha   -  disadvantages. -       - " '-_>'������������������������������������������������������  BECAUSE there is work to be had      ."  by anyone looking.for it, in the mills," ���������������������������    '   '������������������������������������������������������-  in the" lumber - camps, - on the farm,    . >*��������������������������� -  in the    lumber   yards,    in the brick .- - - >_-  yards, in the' building .trades .or .the  orchards. - "' .j    ,,- -   /" ;- ._:  -BECAUSE' fruits, :hay, vegetables^ ~'-;Xy^  , and grain - grow   to   perfection here" V- Xz/:  without irrigation. - -   ,.._ ,      _" "���������������������������- z:**,������������������".*  BECAUSE Enderby has never 'been';,/.- ,f'.';  boomed,   therefore . you<' can buy at-      ;' ���������������������������*:/'���������������������������'  reasonable-  prices   and-'.be ,'sure ~ of i-7X7  doubling your money. '    * - ���������������������������.'   '--'-'. *���������������������������-' ,----X<  BECAUSE this    District has a clK ,i-    '7Xi.  mate second to .none; not jtoo. wet; orJV '"x"V-'  too' dry;   splendid -^growing-summers;'***! ��������������������������� yh]  and -glorious healthful - winters-.: ''X/y/yi^X/X^}  r BECAUSE - Vy6u * will"' find - the -reli. ������������������! ���������������������������y Zi^f^  lew to his gious, educational and" social7adyantr^'fQ.f^l  "'. -. ��������������������������� .'"r,.-'-   ages all-p-ybii .could .wish."5'." - iX -_ ''*''���������������������������'. Xiyz<i'?X/.igik  *��������������������������� ���������������������������' - -y ���������������������������'-.-���������������������������'���������������������������-   '---;"���������������������������.. '���������������������������-'    1... ">*t"-14..,_..'/ Z������������������: ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������-.-, _'vfs :-f?f%y*y-?vi  THE  FOURTH ANNIVERSARY  OF  THE  DEDICATION  OF  THE  WILL   BE   OBSERVED   ON  March 30ih,. 1913  Morning Service at 11 o'clock  REV. J. W.  .  v     "^\ ���������������������������* '-**  ���������������������������l _ ~l h  1        ��������������������������� -y  /  \  A    ������������������                 tl      ���������������������������l   (14.    ���������������������������  0 o'clock  t  1            H  , 6.16. D. (of Kelowna)  Will  preach  the  Sermoni for the day  Special Music by thc Choir which will be assisted by a Quartette from Armstrong  All Offerings and Subscriptions during the day will be devoted to the Building Fund .i.-^,iz-&-ii'*yy^*"-������������������>yi*-J^v^  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, March 27,1913  WIRE FENCING  B. F.  SCOTT,  Three Pine Ranch, Enderby "  Contracts taken for erection. Orders  for spring work now being booked.  Fresh Meats  If you want prime fresh meats, w  have them. Our cattle are grain-fe  and selected by our own buyers from  the richest feeding grounds in Alber  ta, and are killed .ind cut strictl  FRESH.  We buy first-hand for spot cash, so  can give you the best price  possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C  > 0-CKKKKX><>0<>0<XX>0<K>OCK><X><> OC-OOO CK><>0<><XX>000<X>0<><>CK>0<XKK>  FROM READING,   ENGLAND  A. J. Woodward  ������������������ Sole A*.nt,  5J1 Granville Street, Vancouver  615 Fort Street    .     .    Victoria  Catalogue on Application  J. S. JOHNSTONE  Cement Building  Contractor  Is prepared to furnish straight blocks  veneer    blocks,    cement    brick,   lawn  vases,  peer   blocks,    chimney  blocks  also lime and cement.  Leave orders early.  Enderby, B.  C.  oo ooooooooo  If you can keep your head when all about you  Are losing theirs, ancl blaming it ou you;  If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,  But make allowance for their doubting, too;  If you can wait, ancl not be tired of waiting,  Or being lied about, don't deal in lies,  Or being hated, don't give way to hating,  And yet don't look too good, nor talk too wise;  If you can dream���������������������������and not make dreams your master ;  If you can think���������������������������and not make thought your aim;  If you can meet   with Triumph and Disaster  And treat these  two imposters just the same;  If you can bear to hear the truth yo u've spoken  Twisted by knaves to make a trap f or fools,  -Or watch the things you've given you r life for, broken,  And stop and build  'em with worn-o ut tools;  If you can make one heap of all your winnings  And risk it on one turn of pitch-and-toss,  And lose and start again at your beginnings,  And never breathe a word about your loss; ,  If you can force your heart and nerve and sinew  To serve your turn long after they are gone,  And so hold on  when there is nothing in you,  Except tbe will which says to them,  "Hold on .'"  If you can talk with crowds and keep your virtue,  And walk with kings���������������������������nor lose the common touch ;  [f neither foes nor cooing friends can hurt you;  If all men count with you, but none too much ;  If you can fill the unforgiving minute  With sixty seconds' worth of distance run,  Yours is the earth and everything that's in it,  And���������������������������which is more���������������������������you'll be a Man, my son !  ���������������������������RUDYARD KTPPLING.  00<>00<K*X*K>0<K>C*-^^  ion that the Moose River 'is not navigable, and that Hudson Bay is shallow, is quite erroneous.  Mr. McMillan is reported as saying  that for eighty miles north of Cochrane there is the very best of farming land, but beyond there drainage  $'on a large scale would have to be resorted to before it could be settled  with profit. The clearing of the  land, however, would have a marked  effect, and he had no doubt ultimately that thc land would be as good  as that of the counties of Essex and  Kent after it had been drained.���������������������������Toronto Star.  MAY ADOPT,CLOSURE  UIUMfff_-_WaKaUU IfiUU.1 ito���������������������������Atii  <$*4>$*<'j><'t>*/<'^ <  E. J. Mack  I Livery,' Feed & Sale Stables |  *  "      ENDERBY, B. C. ���������������������������  Good'Rigs;   Careful Drivers;. Draying of all kinds.  1  Comfortable and Com mo- |  dious Stabling for teams.      &  Auto fcr Hire |  Prompt attention to all customers <*>  ������������������  Land-seekers  and  Tourists in v  vitcd to give us a trial. L  and sympathetic  the next   person.  WHO  THREW  THE  BRICK ?  Weill grant at the outset that you  are not really malicious. As folks  go you're just .as kindly and gentle  and - charitable as  Tucked away in  odd corners of.. your heart there are  all sorts'of," impulses. Chances are,  in your whole life-time you never sat  down and deliberately schemed a cold  blooded campaign .of slander against  your worst enemy. And it's just because you are so that you're1'such a  menace   to    society.  There now, don't begin to sputter  and protest. We expected you. to  grow excited when you were indicted.  Yoy quite honestly believe that this  is an arraignment undeserved; you're  quite sincere in your belief that' you  are harmless. And when you sent  Brown down the slope of ruin���������������������������even  then you didn't realize the ultimate  consequences of your thoughtless assault upon his reputation.  It happened in this wise : One  morning Jones and you were riding  ���������������������������or walking���������������������������down town, and having  no better subject for conversation  you indulged in the usual banalities  ���������������������������the  weather,  business,   society���������������������������and  >TA.'_>uKXUUl'^k>.m____i_r'I_i1a_.xt_vca v. *~r~.  BEING EARNEST  When be tries to go j  line    he is  in  earnest i  OVER 6S YEARS'  XPERIENCE-  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights Ac.  Anrono Rending ��������������������������� .ketch and description muy  quIcKIt uncertain our opinion froo whether ah  Invention la probably putoiitnhlo. Coniniuiilrn.  Lions Rtrlctly confidential. HANDBOOK on I'ateuli  iontfrce. OltlcitT_ency for noeuniiK patents.  I'atcnts taken throuBh Munn & Co. receive  special notice, without ������������������bi������������������r<. o, la th*  Scientific American.  A handsomely lllnstrated weekly. LarKont clr-  cnl&tlon of any nelentllle journal, lerms ior  OaiuuU, $3.75 a year, postage prepaid, bold by  all newsdealer*.  MUNN & Co.36,BrMdway- New York  Brunch Office. 625 F BU Wa.blni.ion. D. U.  WHY NOT BUY  YOUR SETTING   EGGS AT  HOME ?  Van 3 laying strain, pedigreed .ind bred for.i years  .for orbs alone, $5,000: Mothers of the contest  pullets now ut Victoria. Pen -1, ten pullets, full  iist<;rs to pen in content, ?'1,00 per set. Pen 5,  ordinary, J2.00 per sotting. Order early, inquiries  cominx by every mail.        v  H. E. WABY, ENDERBY, B. C.  then quite accidentally Brown's name  came up and you suddenly, remembered, without recalling when or  where or from whom you had heard  it���������������������������that Brown was "wandering from  the straight and narrow path." Or  it might have happened when you  were making a social call, and instead of it being Mr. Brown, it was j  Mrs;- Brown,--of -Miss Brown. - -You  didn't pause to consider the source of  your information. Yon just reached  down casually���������������������������and for lack of something better to say, picked up a i  handful of mud and smeared it all  over the name���������������������������and then forgot all  about it and went on your way without a qualm of conscience,  Now Brown is down and out���������������������������reputation gone to pot.  Humor did it���������������������������rumor, inspired by a  babbling,  blithering ass.  Lots of people make things go in  this world because they are in earnest. The downright man. is the one  who accumulates the momentum that  sweeps him1- over obstacles. The fellow who ' goes..along, with a half;  heart'and goes into things" half in  fun and half" in earnest is the'fellow  who is down and out at the final  windup. Notice the boy, who plays  football seriously and earnestly and  you will see that he is the mainstay  of the team,  through the  about it, and he generally makes his  gain. When he tackles his man he  does it seriously. He takes no  chances and he brings clown his man,  The preacher who delivers his sermon  earnestly and seriously is the one  who sends conviction home to the  hearer. It is not the.one who scatters ' his smiles and metaphors and  flowers of rhetoric broadcast in a  mechanical fashion who comes bringing in the sheaves. It is tbe earnest  serious solicitor who makes us take  out a life insurance policy or,, buy a  ticket in the lottery, not the josher.  To do earnestly is to do well.���������������������������The  h 'mif,  _  There is a lull in the proceedings  at Ottawa this week owing to the  Easter holidays. An official an-  ��������������������������� nouncement has been issued by Sir  I Wilfrid Laurier setting forth the position of the Opposition, in which,.he  ���������������������������attempts to show that the Government is solely responsible for the ob-  "struction tactics of himself and fol-  lowers. xVt the same time an official  ' announcement has been issued by the  government to the effect that notice  of closure will be given as soon as  the House reassembles. In it is  shown that 232 hours of discussion  have been allowed on the second  clause. It shows .that the Government has no intention of dropping  tbe bill or compromising. The  change in the rules which it is proposed to make so that business can  be expedited have already been_ drafted. Whether they will be pressed  or not depends entirely on the action  of the Liberals. If they give any  evidence of allowing the bill to go  through and do not start again on  their general obstruction of the  country's business, the amendment  will not be pressed. ' If they pursue  their same tactics ��������������������������� there is but the  one course stated left for.the Premier  Most of thc Liberal members- are welcoming the' closure as a way out of  difficulties. - It gives them a way to  get out 'of an awkward -situation  honorably and in addition gives them  another chance to yell."free speech,"  of which a  made.  mockery has already.been  MAIL CONTRACT  SEALED TENDERS, addressed to  the Postmaster General, will be received at Ottawa until noon, on Friday, the 25th April, 1913, for the  conveyance of His Majesty's Mails,  on a proposed Contract for four  years, fourteen times per week each  way, between Enderby and Railway  Station from the Postmaster General's pleasure.  Printed notices containing further  information as to conditions oi proposed Contract may be seen and  blank forms of Tender may be obtained at the Postoffice of Enderby,  B. C, and at the office of the Post  Oflice Inspector.  Post Office Inspector's Office, Vancouver, B.  C, 14th March,  1913.  JOHN R.  GREENFIELD,  Post Oflice Inspector.  LAND  REGISTRY  ACT  ���������������������������le: Part of the South West Quarter of Section M  Township 19. ltni._;c 9, West of tlieSixth Meridian, in the Distiict of Yale, Province of  British Columbia.  WHEREAS proof of loss of Certificate of Titie  Vo. 11547a in the name of Harry Butchart to the  ibove-mentioned property, hai been filed in this  o'Tice.  mOTICEIS HEREBY GIVEN that. I shall, at tho  'xpiration of one month from tho date of the fust  onblication hereof, issue a duplicate of said Cei tire-Mr- "rile?? in tl->p meantime valid .objection he  nade to me in writing.  DATED at the Land Registry Office at Kamloops,  this 22nd day of February, A.D., 1913.  C. ...DUNLAP.  District Registrar  If. you  h  to sell  MANAGE  EARL  JR'S  HOME  List it with me.  If you want to  buy land, see me.  My n<=w booklet descriptive of the Mara District is-, now out.   GET   ONE,  Cbas-W������������������-LittleL_  NOTICE is hereby given that meetings of the Provincial Labour Commission will be held-at the following  places :���������������������������   . '"'_.. ���������������������������     ���������������������������  . Enderby���������������������������Monday, April 28th, 8 p.m  Armstrong���������������������������Tuesday,  April '29th,  2  p. m.   . *"���������������������������      ,     ��������������������������� _-'  , Vernon���������������������������Wednesday, . April ;30th, "2"  p. m;   -���������������������������    -  Kelcwna���������������������������Friday, May 2nd,- 8 p. m.  . Summerland ��������������������������� Monday,   May    5th,  10:30 a.' m. ..."    .    ,.'._.-  Penticton���������������������������Tuesday,    May    6th, 110  a. m. '        ,  Other meetings will be announced  later.  The Commission will-hear evidence  on all matters affecting labour conditions in the " Province. All persons  interested are invited to.be present.'  . H. G. PARSON; -  Chairman.  F. R.  McNAMARA,  Secretary.     m27.  Mr. and Mrs. Sam Walker and child I  iof Ironwood, Mich., arrived in Ernie-'  | by on Friday to   take charge of the  ���������������������������King    Edward    fruit   farm,   and the  ihome of Earl  Jr.,   the   great pacing  I stallion    owned    hy    P.   H.   Murphy,  j Thoy will    take    up   their    residence  there as soon as their household furnishings arrive.     Mr. Walker and Mr.  Murphy    were   school hoys together.  Speaking of their departure thc Iron-  wood Tin-res saya:  "A number of the lady friends of  Mrs. Sam Walker, who leaves with  her husband and daughter today for  Enderby, British Columbia, gathered  at her home on Ayer street Tuesday  and spent a very    enjoyable evening.  Eldernell Orchard,Mara,B.C.  m mrs  INCANDESCENT  ..You. all-know ...what. ..the .WELLS:.  BACK MANTLE did for lighting.    It!situated  . SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  =,CoaLmining=rights=of=tha=Dominioo-  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the  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 ll  an acre. Not more .ban 2,560 acres  will be leased to onu applicant.  Application    for   a   lease muet be  made by the   applicant in person to  the Agent   or   sub-Agent of the district in which-rights-applied forare --  JOE  LENTO���������������������������Blanchard    &    English  Block,   Enderby���������������������������Cleaning   &  Pressing    also    repairing.    Guitar  and j to������������������ many uninvestigated bits of hear  Mandoline lessons will be given by  say as conclusive evidence  George and   Joe   Lento,  at pupil's  | In  token  of    their   esteem they pre-  We've   been    trailing    the fatal  lie'sentcd the hostess   with a fine shop-  back to its author.   We've picked up ping    bag.       The   many     Ironwood  tlie brick    that   did    the trick.     We  friends of Mr.   and    Mrs.  Walker re-  ldon't blame the   man who hurled it, 'grot their    departure    from the city  jbuL the man who    made it.     You're  and wish them the utmost success in  I the   responsible    party.      Within  an .their new home."  hour after Jones left you he'd passed J   the slander on to Wilson; and week  after week and month after month���������������������������  exaggerated by the seeming corroboration of this man and that, gossip  grew into murder.  You talk too    much.       You accept  increased thc quantity and quality  and reduced the cost. Our lamps  burn coal oil, use thc mantle and  give GO and 80 c.p. white light. Superior to the electric light and  cheaper.     Write for catalogue.  BERNARD   ROSOMAN,  Grindrod, Okanagan Yalley, B.C.  Agent for The    Mantle Lamp Co. of  America, Winnipeg.  HUDSON BAY FARM LANDS  You hold  home or at our place of business.  It is understood that the report of  Mr. G. L. McMillan, the T. & N. O.  geologist, who spent five months last  year on the shores of James' Bay  for the purpose of locating a site for  a harbor, will go to show that Hud-  SIIUSWAP & OKANAGAN BRANCH  Daily trains both  *vays from Sicamous Junction to Okanagan Landing:  the honor of other men far too light-j son Bay is navigable for five months  ly.���������������������������Exchange. I of thc year at least.   That the opin-  South  North  bound  STATIONS  bound  read down  read up  10.05 (Lv)  Sicamous  Jet  (Ar)  18.00  10.46  Mara  17.1  11.00  Grindrod  16.59  11.14  Enderby  16.44  11.40  Armstrong  16.15  11.58.  Larkin  15.55  12.25  Vernon  15.30  12.45 (Ar)  Ok. Landing  (Lv) 15.15  H. W. BRODIE            JNO.BURNHAM  Gen. Pas. Agt.  Agent  Vancouver  Enderby  In surveyed territory the land must  be described   by    sections,   or   legal  sub-divisions of   sections, and in un-  surveyed   territory   the tract applied  j for shall be staked out by the appli-  j cant himself.  Each application mu6t be accompanied by a fee 'for $5 which will be  refunded if the rights applied for are  aot available, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at tbe  rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  I accounting for tbe full quantity of  merchantable coal mined and pay the  royalty thereon. If the 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 leasee 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, Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-Agent  of Dominion Lands. -,">  W. Wi CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized    publication   of  1������������������  ;1 #  Thursday, March 27,1913  ���������������������������  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER',S WEEKLY  OF CANADA  Paid-up Capital. Reserve Fond ������������������������������������ Q7<? AAA  anU Undivided Proliu (Over) V0901 iljVWU  Total Assets (Over)    $69,000,000  Financial Prestige  There is a definite ancl desirable  standing readily accorded to the  man who maintains a strong-  banking connection and makes  good use of it. In fact, by simply  opening a Checking Account and  making all payments by Cheque,  you gain the respect and confidence of businessmen. Morever, ���������������������������  this is the safest and most convenient way to make all payments.  Enderbv Branch;   W. D. C. CHRISTIE, Manager  SEEDS  Our stock is   now complete for  Spring   Trade   in Timothy, clovers, Alfalfa, and all field seeds.  Also a   full - line    of vegetable  " seeds ��������������������������� from    the   best growers;  also'- flower-  seeds in profusion.  We also, carry a special line in  '   Spray   Pumps,    in    barrel  and  hand   sizes,,  and our prices are  right.     Also Implements . of all  kinds.     ^Bee .Supplies   are our  - '     specialty.   ,'' Look   through our  , - v    catalogue: free for the p-as.'-iiig. '  THE HENRY NURSERY & SEED HOUSE  " -     -  -A.-R..MACDOUGALL     ..    .  3011 WsstminstGr RdyVanGouver9B.C.  Farmers' Institute to Meet to take  Up* Question of Pure-Bred Stock  07K&  &  '$22?  -nab 7io'&yu7iMfo.  77U.-sM    "'    ''  DYO-L'A  It's the CLEANEST, SIMPLEST, and BEST HOME  DYE, one can buy--\Vhy you don't even have to  know what KIND of Cloth your Goods are made  of.���������������������������So Mistake* are Impossible.        (  Send for Free Color Card, Story Booklet, and  Booklet giving results of Dyeing over other colon.  The JOHNSON-RICHARDSON CO., Limited,  ' -Montreal. Canada.  A special meeting of the Northern  Okanagan. Farmers' Institute will be  held in the K. of P. Hall on Wednesday, April 2nd, at 1.30 p.m. 'to take  up the matter of the purchase of  pure-bred bulls, boars and rams, supplied by the Government. Also to  discuss the matter of freight rates  on powder.  It is the intention of the Government to enable Institutes to secure  pure-bred stock for the use of members on.the direct understanding that  Institute will be responsible for the  same, the payments to be extended  over a period of three years.  It is hoped that the action of the  Department of Agriculture in - this  matter will be appreciated by Institutes throughout the Province, and  will be taken advantage of "fully, as  the opportunity for the improvement  of the quality of stock is one that  should be taken advantage of. The  following plan has been decided upon  hy the Department, and requisition  papers must be signed by the Institute secretaries:  Bulls will be sold on*" the following  terms' One-third of purchase price  when bull is delivered, one-third in-  one year from the date bull is delivered, and one-third at two years  from date of delivery. No interest  will be" charged except' after.pay:  ments have become due; in such cases  ing. (b) Thc extent to which selection for increased egg and meat production is being practiced, (c) A  brief but specific statement of what  has been accomplished. (d) Whether  or not they are actively engaged in  trap-nesting at the present time. If  not, what means are being used to  select the most desirable individuals  for the breeding pens.  Letters giving the above information should be addressed to the Live  Stock Commissioner, Ottawa. Such  communications do not require postage.  FRUIT - GROWING    POSSIBILITIES  w:  E    ARE    permitted   to quote  Mr. Geo. R.' Lawes, (one of the  oldest' apple orchardists of the  district,  in regard    to the possibilities of fruit growing here:  "Growing fruit is a science," says  he, "but a science that is easily mastered,  and  one    that    pays-ten-fold.  First of all, find   the soil adaptable  for   the   different    varieties of fruit;  second, study well how to prune and  the different sprays that are needed,  and, last of all, .clean cultivation for  ���������������������������trees up to eight years "old.     Ender--  iby is undoubtedly the ideal place for  'fruit growing, owing to. its abundant  rainfall    making-   irrigation unneces^  sary, thus" making   a saving in time  interest will be    charged at the rate and money'       Mso'' Lfind that our  of ten per cent per annum/    The pe_ ^-irrigated fruit has a fine^ flavor,  partment'of Agriculture will pay all  transportation charges, so that the  animals will be sold for. their initial  cost to, the Live Stock Branch atthe  points, where they are purchased.  - Boars and rams will be sold on the  same conditions as bulls,' ,except' that  Here are some of the Prices at  Beautiful Gold Band Flower Pots  China Nest Eggs  Milk Bottles (pints), '$1.65 doz. ;  "Eureka" Crock Barrell Churns  Wood Churns        "  -  Glass Churns,  Clothes Baskets  Poultry Netting  Vegetable Crates  Axel Grease  -   15 to 50c, each'  25c. doz.  ditto (quarts) $2 doz.  ���������������������������  -      $13.50 each  - $2.50 and up  - $2.00     ��������������������������� .  - $1.00 to $2.25  $2.20 to $6.50 per roll1  ������������������1.00 each  ^ 15c. tin  Springless Motor Washing Machines    only $17.00 each .  $9.50 and up  $3.50 to $6.00 each  $3.50 to $10.00 each  '    only $4.50 each  $9.00 to $13.50 each  Hand Power Washing Machines  Garden Wheel Barrows  Steel Wheel Barrows  Baby Go Carts  ' 'Canada's Best'' Guaranteed Bicycles    $40 to $65, each  Nails" ' '     - - -'       $4.50 per Keg Base-  Barb' Wire, in less than half ton lots, $4.25 per hundred  lbs. ; in half ton lots, or over, $4.00,per hundred  u ,  ;  '  We stock Sampson  Garden Tools���������������������������the best  there is.'^ Our stock'  this year is the most complete we have ever had, and the"  , prices ar low because our terms are cash    , .. -t       -��������������������������� ���������������������������;  Norman Grant  they shall be -* paid ' for, in* two equal.,  payments;" "the " "first payment' tb be !  made, at "date" "of   delivery,- andMhe  second -payment; "one year.jrom .that *  - ,date'., - \ ,        ���������������������������   *        -      ���������������������������" y.   ���������������������������      ,  .  L   The selection of- the" breed to" which  ia.bull shall belong'shall be made by  , the majority   of   the   members'of a  ^Farmers' Institute present at'a meet-  jing called for that purpose, of which  f due notice shall be given.-    The selec-  ' tion of   breed    should    be given ,th'e  most-careful    consideration,  and the  members shall have    in -mind a per-  I manent policy.     No progress can be'  :made by a ��������������������������� periodic    changing from  J one breed to another.  j    Requisition . for    animals  shall  be  made by the use' of-a form supplied  ! by the Department and signed by the  i president,    secretary,    directors  and  six additional members of the Farmers' Institute.  The Branch realizes that in the  case of rams and boars, it will often,  if not always, be found best to have  each animal the . property of one or  and will   keep   longer  .than the irrigated. ";  !    "The number    of orchards planted  ;in Enderby    the   past five years has  ibeen very large;    but,  owing to the  ! increasing . demand   for .our fruit on  the prairies and also in England,' we  cannot  yet-meet , the -.demand.J The  ,varieties  of' abples   which'-grow "well  ' and ahvays find5 a; ready- market fare,  "the "Jonathan', Mcintosh Red,..Winter  ,Banana,.Spitzenberg,1' Yellow Newton,  I Blenheim Orange, Northern. Spy,: and  all kinds of   "crabs.,      Enderby, also  grows    some" of   -the-  finest' pears,  .plums and .cherries -.ih^B.- C.     It-is*  wise, however, for a man,in planting  j.out ��������������������������� an ��������������������������� orchard to  specialize in two  !.or' three winter varieties, .such varieties depending largely, on the-nature  of the   soil."      Owin.7;   to'the many  kinds   of    soil in   Enderby,    a.newcomer can   specialize in ;any variety  he wishes to.     In   speaking of fruit  ' we must,, not forget, the smaller varieties.    .Currants,  strawberries,  etc.,  all produce abundantly,- and there .is  always . .a    ready   market ��������������������������� for these  fruits.."  PLUMBING.HEATINGJINSMITHING  _n  '..-.';:;.*' , JX- Enderby^7;BritishGolumbiaX:.  "DON--T*ypu,wish-you_h^  be\ worth -how. ?. Should', ai-railway survey^corhe;intorEn^erby^tKi^_;^?|?gQ  summer, prices' would jump/'50 per cent. :Wouldit notibe'wise^to^^lrf^  invest"' now.' -': See us,' we" have propositions 'that will interest yoviXXy,rXr773>  ^/'- "',. /', .' J.!/.''FARMERS^ 7yv7x'u ^G^I^MM  You. cannot make "your- farm' payV unless., you .cultivate it proper 1 y/X  We can supply., you'with IMPLEMENTS of all;kind__ at prices' that'X  you can't beat anywhere else;. Come in and have a look. (.Show-~'������������������  rooms opposite Furniture Store; ,---. "* '"��������������������������� ":~7- :~. ;. ;'��������������������������� "���������������������������' ' ���������������������������. ; 'y-^'z^z  -'-  '     ..     _. - ���������������������������      NORTHERN. OKANAGAN LAND CO.  HALE AND    HEARTY AT 92  BUILDER &  CONTRACTOR  Plans and estimates  Furnished  Dealer in Windows,- Doors, Turnings,  and all factory work. Rubberoid  Roofing, Screen Doors and Windows  - -- -GLASS-CUT-TO-ANY-SIZE���������������������������-  We  represent S. C.  SMITH CO.,  of Vernon  Russell   Street Enderby.  THE CHURCHES  CHURCH OF ENGLAND (St.George)  Sunday Services���������������������������8 a.m., Holy Communion;   11    a.m.,    Morning  Prayer;  7:30 p.m., Evening Prayer.  REV. M. F. HILTON, Vicar.  ENDERBY METHODIST CHURCH  Sunday Services���������������������������Divine Worship at  11 a.m. and 7:30p.m.; Tuesday, 8 p.m.  Epworth League; Thursday, 8 p.m.,  Prayer Meeting. A cordial invitation  to everyone to worship with us.  REV. J. G. BROWN, M.A., Pastor.  PRESBYTERIAN   CHURCH  St.  Andrews  jr-  Sunday   Services���������������������������11 a.m. and 7:30  p.m.;  Y.P.S.C.E., Monday, 7:30 p.m.  REV. D.  CAMPBELL, Pastor.  FIRST  BAPTIST  CHURCH  Sunday     Services���������������������������Sunday   school,  10 a.m.;   regular    service, 3:30 p.m.;  Prayer service, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.  REV. B. G. STEWART, Pastor.  two men. In such cases, the Farm-  ers' Institute shall have the privilege of selling to such person or persons'on the same terms and conditions under which the Department  sells the animals to the Farmers'  Institute. The Institute shall agree  to carry out the instructions of the  Live Stock Branch relative to the  care and management-of the animals  until all payments have been made.  The Live Stock branch reserves the  right to fix a maximum fee.  Sir Charles Tupper,  Bart., now in  his 92nd year, who has been living in  f=\7ancouver-^for-=-thc=past-yearTf=has=de--  cided to return    to England,  having  completely retrieved his health.     He  will sail on May 2nd on the Empress  of Ireland, and will reside with his  daughter at The Mount, Bexley  Heath, Eng. This will make his second sea voyage within the year. Sir  Oharles /is the only surviving member  of the first Majcdonald_ministry,_and_  one of the fathers of the Canadian  federation.  SYSTEMATIC BREEDING  As a means of furthering the policy  of developing the poultry interests of  the Dominion in which the Live Stock  Branch of the Department of Agriculture is actively engaged, the Live  Stock Commissioner is anxious to secure the name and address of each  breeder of poultry in Canada who is  systematically endeavoring to improve the quality of his stock, particularly from the standpoint of increased egg and meat production.  The information is desired in order  that the Live Stock Branch may be  brought more closely in touch with  progressive poultrymen throughout  the Dominion and with those whose  names might be eligible for inclusion  in a Dominion poultry directory.  As a means of securing this information, in part at least, all those  who are interested are requested to  write the Live Stock Commissioner,  Ottawa, indicating:  A(a) The breed, variety and strain  or family of   poultry they are breed-  THE  SCHOOL  ACT  Every child from the age of seven  to 14 inclusive shall attend school  during the regular school hours every  day, subject to the following exemptions:  1. That the child is being educated  by some other means satisfactory to  the Police Magistrate.  2. That the child is prevented from  attending school by sickness or any  other unavoidable cause.  It shall be the duty of the Trustee's of every public school, after having been notified that the parents or  guardians of any child continue to  neglect or violate the provisions of  the last preceding section, to make  complaint of such neglect or violation to the Police Magistrate, and it  shall be competent for the Police Magistrate to investigate and decide in  a summary manner upon such complaint made by the trustees against  any parent or guardian for violation  of the said section, and to impose a  fine not exceeding $5 for the first wilful offence and double that penalty  for each subsequent offence.  Deer Parle JFVuit I^ll  ' ���������������������������     '      ���������������������������      /.EN D.E R B Y        "   -' V~\ 7 . ;.f" -.    ,       / _ 1 r     ,  No Irrigation Required  " These lands are situated on the benches near Enderby and-are'especially suited for Fruit and Vegetables, and, having been in crop, are in spltn-  did condition for planting.    -    ��������������������������� . ,..-..-,'  An experienced fruit grower is in charge and   will   give instruction to  ���������������������������purchasers.free-.oLchar_re.-or_orchai-.'. _yill_be planted-_and-carert-for-i_t-������������������.-.  moderate charge.  1G0 acres, sub-divided into 20-acre lota ..��������������������������������������������� now on the market at ������������������175  per acre.  Get in on the first block and make money on 'the advance.  Apply to���������������������������  GEORGE PACKHAM,  Deer Park Land Office, Enderby.  x&l  A MUSICAL TRIUMPH!  Tiie EDISON BLUE AMBEROL RECORD  Over 300; Grand Opera, Concert, and regular records arrived  this week.   Call, and let us play them for you.  THE WHITE SEWING MACHINE  , Is another TRIUMPH we would like to demonstrate. It is the  best thought of man in the way of a Sewing Machine. Come,  and let us prove it to you.  ENDERBY   MUSIC   STORE  J. E. CRANE,  As.*nt also for Church and Parlor Organs  Also Fire and Life Insurance  '    Office in brick block opi>. The Walker Press  ���������������������������(.derby A Rent  of every description executed  neatly and cheap, and with  despatch, at the" Walker Press THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, March 27,1913  Mr. Edison  has invented a New Record  that will rekindle all of your first  enthusiasm in your Edison Phonograph  ���������������������������a record that makes your Edison Phonograph far and  away the best sound-reproducing instrument that can be  had. The new record is called the-Blue Amberol. It  not only has greater volume and decidedly the finest tone  of any phonograph record on the market, but  is practically unbreakable and will never wear  out. Go to your Edison dealer today and  ask him to play some of these wonderful  Blue Amberol Records. Then take them  .   home to keep and play the rest of your life.  Thoouu A. Editon, Inc., 100 Lakeside Ave., Orange, N. J., U. S. A.  A complete line of Edison Phonograph, and Records will be found at  ENDERBY MUSIC STORE  THE  ALWAYS  UNIFORM FLOUR  -Maintains, its. HIGH'STANDARD OF QUALITY... Each  Sack contains flour that will act like the last sack and  always give you GOOD results in BREAD, baking. We  exercise-no end of CARE in CLEANING aud VVASHING  wheat, and also in milling our Moffet's Best Flour. This  all  means .success to the baker.  YOUR   GROCER   SELLS   IT  If   he   does not,   call   up   our   office,    'Phone   41.  COLUMIA   FLOURING   MILLS    CO. Limited  Is recognized to be the strongest built Machine  on the market; it will last a lifetime, and will  always do satisfactory work. It is the Typewriter that leads all other in the number of sales.  It should be in every home where there are  growing boys and girls; familiarity with its use  "will   make "them"business "men '"and"women  For Information, apply to  The Walker Press      Enderby, B.C.  AOKSTH  An  Opportunity for a Reliable  Man in Enderby  We have some gilt-edged originalprairie Townsites, (not sub-divisione)  which appeal to the intelligent investor, and we intend to put on an extensive advertising campaign in ENDERBY as soon as we complete arrangements with a first-class man, who can follow up enquiries. We will  mail the district thoroughly. The right man who will apply himself can  make this a permanent and very profitable position.  Apply���������������������������  H. W. McCURDY, 503 Temple Building, TORONTO  THE    REASONABLE VIEW  An opinion held by many Englishmen is voiced by the London Pall  Mall Gazette which urges that since  Canada, by her emergency contribution has shown her co-operative feeling, the interests of thc Empire  would be greatly strengthened by the  making of provision for Canadian  shipbuilding in the Dominion's permanent policy, which it is proposed  to initiate at the Imperial Conference  at Vancouver. The Pall Mall further indicates that the establishment  in this hour of crisis of Canadian  yards for the construction of big  warships might provide a remedy  which would be worse than the disease, as the Canadian yards could  only be manned by drawing upon the  British sources of skilled labor.which  are already inadequate for the urgent  needs at home. This difficulty will,  however, be overcome in a1 few years  if, as is hoped, the trades unions relax the severe limitations now placed  upon thc entry of apprentices. Even  without the diversion of any skilled  labor to Canada, the pressure of  work in the navy yards is at the*  present time so great that the -Government will probably be compelled  to take drastic action with a view to  applying to. British warships the  skilled labor now employed by Vick-  ers' Sons & Maxim and at the Els-  wick yards, in building cruisers and  battleships for Japan, Chili, Brazil  and Turkey.  "The development of the Canadian  shipyards, which Mr. Borden proposes, if carried out gradually can  be prosecuted without the disturbance of our national establishments  and can be adapted ultimately to  any naval policy the Canadian people may approve." The Pall Mall  Gazette continues: "These are considerations based upon questions of  hard fact and the ��������������������������� Liberal party of  Canada must surely realize that they  can and must- bc urged without the  slightest wish of intervening in the  domestic, affairs, of' "the" Dominion.  Nothing in the .world can diminish  Canada's freedom to choose the path  she will, but inasmuch as her development must affect our own we are  entitled to state the conditions from  our point of view."  'CANNED MUSIC"  "As the result of the action of the  Government of British Columbia in  issuing some 170 so-called free licenses to fishermen and also in allowing new concerns to commence  operations upon the already overfished rivers of the north, thus discriminating against the older established firms who have had to pay  heavily in the past for the privileges  which they now possess, the canning  industry of the Province will be utterly demoralized within a very  short space of time."  Get Job Printing at The Walker Press  "This sweeping and, in some ways,  startling statement was made to a  representative of The Sun yesterday  by a gentleman who is an accepted  authority upon the canning industry,  but who docs not wish to have his  name published at thc present time  for obvious reasons."  The above extract is from the Vancouver Sun.   It~"~is"a~ sample of "The  Sun's political    guff    which it dishes  up daily to tne amusement of a wide  circle of friendsf     It is "canned music]'1 prepared    for   the delectation of  its followers   and   to keep the mare  in oats.     It   always comes from "a  gentleman    high    in    authority   who  does not care for obvious reasons to  let his name be known."     Fortunately thc political   rays of The Sun are  not taken seriously; they do not melt  much ice.     For instance, take in the  excerpt above:     The    canning industry is going to pot because the Government has issued 170 so-called free  licenses to white fishermen; it is also  going to pot because the Government  has    allowed    new   concerns to commence     operations   in     competition  with the old-established firms !   It is  really going to pot because the Government   has    made   it    possible for  more white men to get into the business:    utterly   demoralized in a very  short   space    of   time   because more  fishermen are   to   be allowed to fish  and more canneries   are to be established to can   more   fish to supply a  greater market !   The  old-established  I firms, with  their   supply connections  and markets well in hand for years,  are to be knocked into a cocked hat  by the Government issuing 170 free  licenses to white men to fish ! BAD  Government;  naughty Government ! ,  THE STORM  WAVE  Three weeks ago Foster's weather  bulletin foretold the approach of thc  storm wave that has swept the Pacific Northwest within the past week.  In the southern lake portion of the  Okanagan the storm was quite severe  the wind sweeping the lake with  great velocity. In Vancouver there  was quite a severe snow storm, the  first March snow they have had for  twenty years or more. In the North  West blizzards and tornadoes of the  most destructive type have swept the  country. The westbound train from  Montreal was tied up nearly two  days by the severity of the storm.  In Nebraska fully two hundred persons were killed outright, hundreds  of others injured, ancl the property  loss is estimated in hundreds of  thousands. In Omaha there was the  most appalling catastrophe that ever  has visited that city. - A tornado  swept through the city in an almost  straight path from four to six blocks  wide and more than eight miles long.  Throughout the stricken district the  streets are filled with masses of debris from wrecked houses and uprooted trees and tangled electric  wires.  (. We can more pleasantly accept the  frosty mornings of the past week,  which have prevailed in Enderby,  after reading of the severity of the  storm elsewhere.  CITY  OF  VERNON,  B. C.  TENDERS   WANTED  TENDERS "will bc received up to 3  p. m., March    31st,    1913,   by D. G.  Tate,  City Clerk,  Vernon, B. O.,  for  the supply    of    the   following Cedar  Poles:  20 (more or less) 50 feet long,  25 (more or less) 45 feet long,  GOO (more or less) 40 feet long,  All shall have   nine to ten inch diameter tops and    twelve to eighteen  inch   diameter    butts,    measured  six  feet from the end.  ���������������������������   Poles shall be straight, live cedar,  clear,    close-grained   and    free   from  knots or shakes.     (Knots up to one,  inch in diameter are permitted if not  too thickly spaced.)  Five per cent, only butt rot is permitted.  One-way sweep is allowed of one  inch for each five feet of length of  pole. Measurement of sweep to be  i taken from surface of pole to a line  j stretched from the top to a point six  i feet from the butt on one side of the  ; pole where tho - sweep is most exag-  igerated.  Poles must be sawn squarely across  at  each end and shall be even lengths.  MATHER, YUILL & CO., Ltd.  Vancouver, B. C.  Consulting  Engineers.  CURED BY FRIEDMANN SERUM  Montreal, March 21.���������������������������Miss Marie  Dubois, the 20-year-old girl suffering  from tuberculosis of the neckband leg  glands, who .was ' confined* to her bed  for four months, unable to rise until  treated by Dr. Friedmann last week,  has so Jar. recovered as the. result of  his treatment that she can now walk  around, eat without difficulty and* is  practically cured." .'��������������������������� All the swellings  have- disappeared. Local doctors  who" have examined the case pronounce -it marvellous.  It  WANT ADS  FOR SALE���������������������������Baled oat hay,  $10, few  tons left; wheat    sheaves, 2c sheaf;  i  ' j  potatoes,     $10      ton.    '   Hazelmere  Ranch, Grindrod.  WANTED��������������������������� A man experienced in  milking cows and making butter.  Good wages. G. B. Wallace, Box  520,  Armstrong,  B.C. m20-2t  lEGGS    FOR   HATCHING���������������������������Carefully  selected utility  stock;      Black Min-:  orcas; $1.00 for "setting, of 13. 'Also  .duck eggs;    $1 " for" .setting - "of "11. .  Address, Mrs.. John .McKay; Waterside Ranch,  Enderby. ml3-6t .  If you have a good market for produce of lany kind, try to produce all  you can. Make the farm load the  market wagon' with something saleable all the year around, if it is only  kindling-wood.  FOR SALE���������������������������Rough and dimension  lumber. At mill 0r delivered. A.  Tomkinson, Enderby.  MRS. C. PARADIS, a dressmaker of  wide experience, has removed her  dressmaking parlors to the Matthews house, on Cliff St., west of  George.  THIRTY. DOLLARS PER ACRE���������������������������80,  acres unimproved ' land; - easily  cleared,- and well watered by small  Lake. Two miles from town; Government road along west boundary.  Apply owner, James Ellison, Lake-  view, Enderby. m20-4t  EGGS FOR SETTING���������������������������From purebred S.  S. Hamburgs; at $1.50 per  , setting .of 13. Mrs. J. A. Miller,  Stanley St., Enderby, B. C.   m204t  CLEANING, PRESSING' & REPAIR-  ing, plain sewing, dressmaking.Miss  Airth has opened a sewing room in  the building formerly occupied by  The Walker Press, Enderby, where  she will be pleased to meet all desiring her services.  MODEL  INCUBATORS  Two sizes, 50 or 150 Eggs  These are the sizes most suitable, and now is  the  hatching time  WM. WOODS, Enderby, B. C.  CLEARANCE   SALE   OF  Ladies' & Children's Shoes  Every pair reduced in price.    Now is the time to  buy your Spring and Summer wants  We handle  the  famous   "Empress" for Women,  and  " Classic" for Children.  Nothing better in the Shoe line, and nothing cheaper than our prices  BOB  PEEL,    ENDERBY  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������V  Ij  M  \ fl  fl  ft  <!���������������������������'"  'f


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