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 Enderby, B.C., August 28, 1913  AND  .  WALKER'S-     WEEKLY  Vol. 6; No.- 26; Whole.No. 286"  City Council Confirms Much Business  Put Through in Committee Meetings  A meeting of the City Council was  held last Friday evening; present the  Mayor and all members.  The main    object    of   thei   meeting  was to    confirm   the   action,  of the  Council meeting at various times as  committee of the whole.     Reports of  these   committee    meeting were read  ~, and committee action confirmed:  -   Meeting of  June 26th;  all members  present:   Mr.      Cummins     and     Mr.  ���������������������������- Matheson, of the "firm of Cummins, &  Agnew,  city    engineers,  attended before the committee with reference to  . their account with the Oity.      Some  dissatisfaction ' was     expressed     by  members',   of    the  "Council     at   the  '**" length   of , time    consumed  -by     the  . firm's surveyors ^in- laying    out .the  -   cemetery, - and-  Messrs.-   Cummins &  .- "JVlatheson-lagreed'  to     reduce     the  ",   charge on this' item from  $738.85 to  ii;-;$500.-t__--_-4  :_ " ..;    -- -'"_,     -*   _:  "- , A letter was received from the City  Council , of - "Armstrong enquiring  whether 'it'''-would' be'; possible, for  them to obtain" the, use of- Enderby's  - rock "crusher. Decided "to reply that  it was probable that . this ' machine  would be needed for home use.    jr.\  -��������������������������� ; AAletter was received from the At-  ' .toruey-General, ' asking ��������������������������� for payment  of' the sum .. of $319.25, being .$38.25  for fines,retained by'the City at time  when there was no ���������������������������Police Magistrate,  and $281 for. cost . of .maintenance of  prisoners.' Decided to ask for de-,  tailed .statement of these amounts.  It was unanimously decided to discontinue the grants to the hospital  auxiliary and the City Band,- dating  from June 30th.  Committee -meeting of June 27th:  Present, the Mayor and Aldermen  Blanchard, Grant, Teece and Worthington.  A letter was received from Mr. Geo  =^BellfH;aking=exception=to^the=lev-y--for-  local improvements, on the ground  that the cost of the work had been  . illegally averaged up instead of each  street being taxed for its own improvements. Referred to Messrs.  Billings & Cochrane to take tho matter up with Mr. Bell.  It was decided to    call  for tenders   for__the building qf_a_s_eptic tank, the  installation of two toilets, the construction of two police cells, and alteration of partitions in Council  room to afford more office accommodation.  Report of Committee meeting of  August 14th: Present, the Mayor  and all aldermen;  absent the clerk.  - The Council unanimously decided  to hand the following communication  to Mr. G. Rosoman, city clerk and  police magistrate, with the request  that he be prepared to.furnish the  Council with a reply at a special  meeting to be held Aug. 19th:  "The Council having considered the  dual office of City Clerk and Magistrate, at present held by Mr. G.  Rosoman, have decided that the Police Court and Small Debts Court  business has become such a heavy  rharge on the time of Mr. Rosoman  as to interfere with the proper carrying on of the city office, and it is  their wish that he resign one of the  said appointments, but it is their  unanimous wish that he retain the  appointment of City Clerk, at a salary of $100 per month."  Report of the Committee meeting  held Aug. 19th:  Mr.  S.   Poison    submitted    a   new.  plan of his subdivision, the former  plan (that approved by the Acting  Mayor Oct. 30th, 1912, having been  rejected by the Land Registry Office.  The plan having been carefully examined by the Council; was, with  their concurrence, duly approved by  the Mayor.  A petition, signed by R. E. T. Forster et al.  was laid before the Council. ���������������������������   The petitioners stated that Mr.  Greyell,    dairyman, -intended   to apply, for a. permit for the erection of a  cow stable, 40 feet long, on his property; that the 'said,property is situated in a    residential    neighborhood,  and that the erection and"use'of the  proposed   building    will   - become' a  nuisance and depreciate the value of  that portion of the-city for residential purposes;    and. asking that when  application- was." made for a-permit  granting:of same,; might be delayed,  also that a by-law  "might.be passed,  authorizing"  the"; refusal    of permits  where _in the \iriterest  .'of the city, it  appears i to : the ' "Council' that  such  permits ."should/be; refused. \ .Petition  filed. '. Mr.  Greyell' was informed by  his_ Worship ' the ' Mayor" '; that" plans  and specifications, which had already  been     demanded - by" -the   Board of -  Works, must be   furnished in .accord:  ance with'-the .Building By-law. -  A letter was -_ received from Mr. A.  J.: Maclaren. stating .that he will -be  in Enderby District before long, and  will' be pleased to consider the' establishment of a milk factory here. Referred to Aid. Teece*and Aid. Hartry  to see Mr." Maclaren on his' arrival,  and to facilitate as much as'possible  his efforts to become acquainted with  the farming possibilities of tha district.  The following letter was received  from Mr. G. Rosoman in s^ply to the  :C_ouncills^communication.^of=Aug.^l4.L  /\  "Your Worship and gentlemen:  Three times during the past two  years the question of my resigning  the office of Police Magistrate has  been mentioned between the Council  and myself; and on this the third occasion, I am informed that you are  now decided in the opinion that the  time has come when the offices of  Magistrate and Clerk should biTsep"  aratedi  "Mayor " Ruttan will no doubt remember that after our last discussion of the matter I stated to him  that personally I was unable at that  time to decide what was best to be  done, but that if the Council, after  considering all the facts, were quite  decided as to the advisability of my  giving up tne magistrateship, that  would be quite sufficient to decide  the question in my mind.  care in their selections and went- to  considerable trouble - and expense to  aid in making the show a success.  The display of roses by Mrs. F. V.  Moffet was exquisite: the cut flowers  ��������������������������� -x j  by , Mr. - and Mrs. -A. Buckley, of  Armstrong, most choice; the potted  plants by Mrs. J.^ E. Crane one of  the finest ever shown here, and the  various exhibits of the heaviest prize  winners were greatly admired.  The display of vegetables and early  fruits was not la^ge, ,but very choice,  and the whole show demonstrated  how really interested" the citizens of  Enderby are becoming in the fuller  development",of - the " gardens. The  spirit animating the whole atlair was  ���������������������������one of harmony and., optimism, and,  as was stated by Mayor Ruttan, who  distributed-the prizes, in the evening,  we" may look forward- to much greater things next -year.. This was the  first year thatV Government judges  awarded the prizes. V*Their doing so  has placed the l Soriety's show on. a  much, better basis",',..arid will tend "to  greatly, increased -"the .interest in .the  Society's operations. ,";       - -J-- >.- -  The Enderby" City Band was in-attendance, and rendered many much  appreciated selections:--;*,', during". V-, the  early part, of the evening, and later,  when the exhibits hads been removed,'  the band-, furnished, the music for a  pleasant, dance.' At 11 .o'clock,' Mrs.  Jas'.'- Mowat;'very 1 kindly took-th.-  piano and" played, for the band boy:  to join in'the Terpsich'orean i pleasure.  ���������������������������'Following , is ' a ..list-', oi the -prize  winners:   -��������������������������� .-        ' y  Mrs.   F. ,V._   Moffet���������������������������Best collection  of roses, and_bcst six named roses.  Miss Sybil'Salt���������������������������2nd prize in sweet  peas, annuals and perennials.  -Mrs.    Geo.    Sharpe���������������������������lst pri e table  decorations.  Vera  Sharpe���������������������������lst prize, sweet peas,  pansies and pot plant.  Mrs. Crane���������������������������lst prize house plants,  and double geranium.  ���������������������������G���������������������������Rosoman���������������������������lst _prizc_carrots;-2nd  Loeals of Home Events of Interest ''���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  Near Home and Far Away  T. E. Rodie was a passenger to the'.   We are requested to express the ap-  coast Wednesday.     - preciation of    the    committee having  Mrs.  R.  Vogel    left   on a visit to the    children's    picnic    in hand last  Vancouver' Wednesday.  week,  to    Mayor   Ruttan,, Dr. Keith  Reduced    Fair    rates-to Vancouver and Dr.  Crawford,. for'their" kindness  *-, ent into effect yesterday.  Mrs R. E. Best and children' returned from the East on Monday.  Born���������������������������At their home,-Friday, Aug.  22,' to Mr' and Mrs. S. O. Skijie, a  daughter.       ^  Mrs. Congrieve, of , Sicamous, is  visiting her sister, Mrs. .Willey Barrows.  Buzz Moffet spent the.early part of  the week at-his Enderby home," from  Revelstoke.       -       - -.  Mr.-and Mrs. W. J. Lemke and  babe and Mrs. Chapman left on-Wejl-  nesday_forjthe coast,   z      A.   - ~~Z-  Mr. 'and '''Mrs'._ Brown, - father and  mother of Rev.- J: G". Brown,"left.the.  past;week for''the coast.'.-.   -_, -   i^y.  Many handsome,, flower-pieces'were  in handling   'the   children -from the.  grounds to their homes by auto. ,"-  The'regular,meeting of the Hospital"  Auxiliary ,. will be held Thursday,.  Sept. 4th," 3.30, in the ^City Hall." At'  the earnest request of the auxiliary;'"-  Miss, Warwick has consented, to carry  on*'the Cottage-Hospital until a-suitable person can -be' found to take'  charge.-;        - .   '    ."--"_. _- A"- ,  ' In;the . Semi-Ready Clothing Cols "  Roll of Honor, which consist's-of the-  ;best\ 150 - agencies . "but; of;, .the .600-.  throughout-~ Canada;1 - Bob " PeelV-  name appears, and "not'at the-last,-K  either. This "shows., that;'Bob,must-  have... beeny- doing "some.Ji"made;to> ,  order'.^.clothing -. business! in i the. 'past;,'  season.,- Xi-' ,---:T; 'WyyJ-ryAjyy  7V  . '' , A. '-7 l  j ,-. y/t  received in-"Enderby   the    past week !-TherEnderby^/.Grpwers'"''Associati6nf;'  from .the" Armstrong nurseries.   A   ".' j is nowin'"position ���������������������������to*h"andleVtherpVoV/  duce.of, all'. members.'.'. v-The-old-Ex-V.  Continued on lost pa^e  FLOWER   SHOW   PRIZE AWARDS  The Third Annual Flower Show of  the Enderby Horticultural Society,  held in the Opera House last Wednesday proved the most successful of  any given by the Society. The display of flowers was most attractive,  and the hall arrangements of the display was most creditable to those  having the affair in hand. To Miss  Cobb, treasurer of the Society, and  Mr. Graham Rosoman, the greater  part of the credit is due, though we  should not overlook the importance  of the hearty co-operation of the exhibitors, many of whom showed great-1  prize Zinnias,  and stocks.  Mrs. Wm. Sewell���������������������������1st prize bunch  cut flowers; 2nd prize, peas.  Ernest Bennett, Mara���������������������������1st "prize  beans; Und prize, marrows.  '  A. M. Baird���������������������������lst prize carrots anr1  marrows, and 2nd prize, sweet corn.  Eddie Sparrow���������������������������lst prize collcctior.  of vegetables; 2nd, cabbage.  Mrs. Dagg���������������������������lst7_potatocs[ "1st,""cab-"  bagc; lst, zinnias; 2nd, onions.  Mrs. J. S.  Johnstone���������������������������2nd, fuchsia.  Miss Forster���������������������������2nd, double geranium  and 2nd collection of vegetables.  Mr. Cowan���������������������������1st, peas; 2nd, beans  2nd potatoes.  Gerald Little, Mara���������������������������lst, collectior  wild flowers; lst, garden flowers.  Agnes Little,, Mara���������������������������2nd, garden  flowers. (The display by these children was especially worthy of mention  for the great amount of labor required to get the collection .togetheri  Mary Little, Mara���������������������������2nd, sweet )ica?  Mrs.  A.    Buckley,    Armstrong���������������������������lst,  ladiolus;'1st,    annuals;  2nd,  asters-  2nd, table decorations.  Mrs.  Barrows���������������������������lst,  fuchsia.  Mrs. Salt���������������������������1st, carnations; 1st  sweet peas; lst, perennials; 2nd, gladiolus.  FALL     MILLINERY  Just received, a shipment of stylish Fall millinery, representing thc  latest styles of London and New  York models. Inspection invited  The ladies of Enderby will be pleased  with the showing. Miss Wagget,  Patterson Ave., Armstrong.  >'Miss Luckin, after" some "^ weeks'  .visit/with__'her. .sjst'er, -_Mrs.^-H.'.N.  Hendrickson, left- for" Seattle this  week:-."   :,    '    ' -f     ** Jz,i *, ", r, ���������������������������".  "We were' favored' this week'with-a  box of delicious ���������������������������' celery' from ..the  celeryy farm * of. .A-.. Buckley, Armstrong.   '.    /;���������������������������"'    - 4 . -     -y  \   y "���������������������������'.  The.Misses' .Daisy Sewell, ^Dorcas  Brash and Emma'.Carlson;-left to attend normal school at,Vancouver, on"  Saturday.' :. '���������������������������'���������������������������  "  . A meeting of the Enderby Merchant's Association" will be heldUn  the City Hall tomorrow (Friday)  evening at 8 p.m. . .  . Several afternoon teas are given  this week in honor - of. Mrs. Pr- V:  Moffet who "contemplates leaving for  Seattle with her family next' Monday  The future of Industrial Mission,  -the=new^town=*T)Ut���������������������������on^the--nnarket^at-  Mission Junction, appears assured,  and a new industrial centre is promised there.  Farmers who favor the Ayrshire  breed and wish to add to their dairy  stock will be interested in the auction sale   to   be    held at Vernon op  cntcmber Gth.  _..Mrs. J...AC. _.Robertson,_l.who__._has.  been visiting her sister, Mrs. Mowat,  for some weeks,  left with her daughter, Mrs. S.��������������������������� D.   McKenzie, lor Vancouver on Monday.  Any man interested in buying first-  class dairy cattle should not fail to  visit the government sale at Vernon  to-morrow, particulars of which are  to be found on another page.  Cemetery lots    can now be had on  n*ollcation  at    the    City Hall,  price  $10 per lot.     The    lots    are of .good  ize,    sufficiently    large to accommodate three or four graves each.  Mr. F. Pyman had a pleasant sur-  rise last Friday morning, when his  brother-in-law, Mr. F. Rooney, of  Seattle, walked off the train and  greeted him, after a separation covering a quarter of a century.  Mr. Grant Hall, general manager  of the C. P. R. Western lines, went  down to Okanagan Landing on Sunday, accompanied by Asst. Gen. Sun-  erintendent A. E. Stevens and Div.  Superintendent McKay.'  Mr. P. W. Chapman will very short-'  y recommence his music and other  c'asscs,    ancl    individual  tuition.   In-  change. buildirig^has-been-, rented,: an'd ;T*  Mr .���������������������������'-Teece ^"will" beV'founcf there "every'���������������������������  ��������������������������� uesdayj'-Thursday. arid": Saturday" 'af-"; ;  ernoon "during',   the "shipping season.*'f'  t;'jis the*"intention1 to take, the fruit'-"  .s;.it,is  -brought . from ,the orchard.'/:  and pack "-it at'the warehouse. ���������������������������"   .The ^  embership is   showing a steady' in-"'  rease,   arid', applications ,"'for shares.  ret'received  daily    byrftheJ.secretary.A  Mr. Teece'will be pleased to'give all'..,  quirers' full information.  ' 'A *  ,'   ,J*&  - j-  ������������������  iK~'*;\  U~rf������������������"  ,i.~hi~7ar  -*%   '  Tj-ii-f^"  K  l    IT*  - *^f  - -zya  jr"7"-"  m:q  _. f:'^  f\-  -���������������������������<,���������������������������*������������������>,  :,-"'y%)  TENNIS TOURNEY CLOSED-  Last :Saturday^ evening saw the  lose of the most * successful tournament the' Enderby tennis club has  " ver held., The new courts have added greatly to ,the "high quality of  the_playing,    the .games,  being .very  -C1-,  ast and closely contested: The  plendid accommodations at the pa-  ilion and    courts   have    also added  in a large measure to the interest.  Following    are    the winners of the  ourney prizes:  Men's'  singles���������������������������lst,    A.  V.    Evans,  2nd, W. D. C. Christie.  , Men's doubles���������������������������lst,    L.   J.  Proctor  and"Ar Vr~Evans;~ 2nd,"~W.~"Dr'"Cr  Christie and H. F. Cowan.  Mixed   doubles���������������������������1st,    Mr.  and Mrs.  Proctor; 2nd, Miss    H.    Stevens and  N. B. Courtney.  .Mrs.   Jas.    Mowat    gave the ] rizes  at the close of the tournament. ���������������������������  TO BREAD BUYERS  For the past week, all the grocery  stores in Enderby have not been selling Enderby Bakery bread. Some of  the bread sold over the counter has  been baked by a Chinaman. Complaint has come to me that this  bread is sour, and is not good, patrons believing they were being sold  my bread. Enderby patrons wishing  to make sure of getting my bread  will please ask for it at the stores  or buy direct from the Enderby Bakery. JOE  DOERFLINGER.  Foreman's, of Armstrong, the big  cash store, is having the greatest  money-saving sale on record. Bargains in drygoods and men's furnishings, dress goods, ladies' suits for  Fall, children's dresses and general  ending pupils should apply at once, merchandise;    at   half   price.     Train  as very few vacancies n.rp left.  Music Studio, P.O.Box 139.  Thf  i^re paid on   all    purchases over $5.  '���������������������������'until Sept. lst. ^iisr^Ki'i-y^^i.-.yr.  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, August 28, 1913  preciation of Enderby's big step forward, these critics attempt to decry  the effort and ridicule the policy  of centralization adopted by thc  Government. They prefer to cling  to thc little one-room school idea of  long ago. Their attitude is expressed by a correspondent in another column. It is surprising that  they should have acquired such a  selfish, narrow conception of thc  ibig policy of'tlie Government and the  ,city of Enderby.  i  i No doubt, when they understand  the purpose of the Government and  school board, and set .aside their  false conception long enough to  study the purpose of it all, they will  amend their ideas and mend their  ways.  A THREE MILE LIMIT  Editor Enderby Press:   Dear Sir:  In your last week's paper on the  above subject you would almost like  to make people believe that the trustees of the Enderby city school were  working hard for th'e special benefit  of the children who are living a distance from Enderby, when we all  know that is not their object.  When you have so much to say  about the    centralization  of schools,  ��������������������������� why is it that the cities where children can be taken to and from  school in electric cars, don't centralize more? Vancouver has about 25  schools, Victoria. about 15. And  what about the results of centraliza-  ��������������������������� tion of schools -in Manitoba?  !    No.     Why not state the fact, that  Jthe people    of   Enderby are having a   i school  built    too   large for their rc-  Advertising*  Rates:   Transient. 50c an inch  lirsl j Ollirements,   and   which   is  going  to  be  insertion. "5c each subsequent insertion.   Con-.   1>v__���������������������������+   ,,������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������A   xu���������������������������.���������������������������  ������������������������������������������������������,,.������������������������������������������������������  *.���������������������������   ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������,,,  t.raci advertihini,'. 5i an inoh per month. .almost beyond their power to finance  Lt-KAil Notices:    12t a line lirht inhtrlion; 8c a line j and    that   the   trustees   Want   to    fonT  e;>c i subset] u< nt insertion.  ENDERBY PRESS  Published  every   Thursday at  Ewlenby, B.C. at  $2 per year, by the W-.lhcr Press.  .Ruadintr Malices and Locals: 15c a line.  AUGUST 28, .1913  MUST  SIGN    YOUR NAME  ;a scheme whereby  i good    percentage  DECLINE SUBSTITUTES  Norman Grant  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  Correspondents will kindly note  that the Enderby Press has adopted  the policy prevailing in most of "the  newspaper oflices throughout Canada  and will not give space to any letter  on any subject of personal or public  importance that is not accompanied  by the name of the writer for publication with thc criticism1. Jf anyone  has anything to say on a question  that is sufficiently important to take  up space5 in these columns he or she  need not be backward- in letting the  source of the article bc known. We  will not make any exception to this  requirement.  they can place a  of the burden oi  financing on ' outsiders regardless p.-**-  to whether their children are able to  avail themselves of the great privi  lege that there may be in attending  a school that has more rooms than  the, trustees know what to do with.-  , The trustees are not stating wKat  transportation   facilities  thev  are go-  - 4*  ing to provide to get those children  to their school, or do thcy expect,  them to walk the three mules to and  from school, snow, rain or shine, for  the great privilege spoken of.  The people of Enderby had all the.  say in the building of the $60,0 ,0  school and the peonle in the'North  district are satisfied  have all the say in'  even if it does cost  cents   on the dollar  LET US SUPPLY  YOUR WANTS  FOR THE  SHOOTING SEASON  We have a complete stock of  Ammunition  Rifles  Shot Guns  Game Bags  Hunting Coats  Our prices are  reasonable" and our  goods the best that money can buy  When you want a nice cool place to sit  down and rest for a while when in town  .call in. We provide comfortable seats for  all who wish to use them. " You do not  need to buy, and our store is so large, that  you will not interfere with anvone ....  ii^G^iiiijffl^^wi m  We  represent S.- C.  SMITH CO.,  #  of Vernon  ErTderlfy:  THE THREE MILE LIMIT  Enderby school  that thcy shall  paying the bill,  them about 70  in taxes.  There may be  one    or two discon'  tented ones in this district', but there  are others that are glad to be out of  ���������������������������   ithe Enderby district,  and some that  tbe i certainly don't want to be in it.  tlie i    The taxes    were  i  Russell-Street  Campers and  Pleasure Parties  I am inaugurating a regular service for tlie summer months, on Mabel Lake, making tlie trip every Sunday morning, "or 'as ~ otherwise ~rc:  (Iiiircd, from Cottonwood Point to  the Mill Warehouse, furnishing my  gasoline launch or row boats as may  bo desired, by the trip, hour, day,  week or month,, to all the fishing  places on the lake and the camping  grounds. Trices reasonable for good  service.     Address���������������������������  F. D. ABBOTT  Cottonwood Point.  When    the    representatives   of  City of    Enderby   went    before  Department  over a year  pr-opr-iation^for-^the-^erect-ion-^of^n^-^  public school to accommodate the'half as much next year,  growing school population of the dis- ! Apologizing for taking up so much  trict, their ideas were based upon an;of your valuable space, but thanking  appropriation  of   $20,000.      But  they you,   I  am, Yours  truly,  a trifle higher in  of Education something jthe North Enderby district last year  ago and asked for an ap-jon  account    of   the    moving    of the  "b"e~less=ithan:  were told by thc    Board and Premier  | McBride that    they   should  build for  jthe future,    and    urged to adopt the  j plans of    thc   regular 8-room central  'schools which_thc__Govcrnment is. assisting  in    building    in  all  the cities  i and    progressive   towns    in  thc   province.     If Enderby   would do so thc  Provincial Government would  put  up  i $'10,000  to $20,000 which  tho town  of  , Enderby   would    have   to  raise.      Tt  i wns no small   undertaking  for a city  i the si'/.c of    Enderby.       But thc citi-  J.  C.  METCALFE.  (The spirit animating thc writer of  the above" communication is too apparent, to _require. any reply. on_.the  part of thc editor, or on behalf of  the Board of School Trustees. Thc  writer resides outside of thc proposed  three-mile limit, and, since thc proposed change, if adopted, will not in  any way affect him, we fail to see  that he has a look-in on the question.   But to satisfy him and  others  zens of Enderby bravely accepted the who really    desire   to know how the  responsibility,    voted  the  bonds  and  consolidated  schools    are  working in  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;   Careful Drivers; Driving of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Lund-seekors   and  Tourists in  vited to give us a trial.  sold them, and    thc    building is now  nearing completion.     It should  he in  readiness    for    opening   at  thc  commencement of the Christmas term.  We believe   the   people    of thc dis-  As Bargain Sales;ar������������������ ^  Fashionable these days  I have decided to offer a few- snaps thatr will  no doubt  make people sit up and take notice.     These are real'.  Bargains and.will only be open for a few days.   /-  FOUR beautiful lots with large fruit trees and a splendid crop ;of clover;"  close to centre of the city; each lot    containing    one-quarter   of an  -  acre.   Price $400 each; very easy terms. . "-"'".  85 ACRES-excellent land for mixed farming or- fruit   growing;    about 12  acres .under cultivation;..good, comfortable    six-room     house,     with  spring water piped into it.   Small barn and chicken house; all good  land.   , Two miles from town:   Price,. $C0 per acre.-  TEN-ACRE LOTS at Riverdale, on easy terms. ���������������������������"..__  H. W. Harvey  Fire and Life Insurance.      post Office Block, Enderby   Real Estate Broker.,  trict generally  ;of the town.  Manitoba and other places where  they have been in operation some  years, wc refer him and others of his  inquiring mind to an excerpt appearing on another page of this paper  appreciate the  action  from the report of the Department of  ! ^        The    city of Enderby Education of   Manitoba for the year  ! must alone lift thc load of the school  1911.      The   report    deals   most   ex-  \ bonded    indebtedness.     Not  one  cent haustivcly  with the  question  of con-  [of this debt is or can  be levied upon  solidation   or  centralization   of  rural  I the property    of   the   school  district schools,  and ought to be a sufficient  ! outside    of    the    incorporated    town answer to anyone having children to  limits.     This the citizens of Enderby be interested  in attending the better  .will  cheerfully carry. j school.     There is no answer that we  j   There is the    sting of bitterness in  know of to give to the man who has  isome of the criticism of a few of the no   children    to   be   considered    and  people situated without the limits of whose only desire in the matter is to  the present school district at the ac- kcep the district down to the period  j tion  of   the    local    Board  of School  of thc wild-land-tax  days.  Trustees  in  their efforts to have the'    school  district enlarged to the three- FOR-SALE���������������������������Heavy horses.      Okana'-  mile limit.     Instead   of showing ap-'    gan Saw Mills, Enderby, B.C.  IF  YOU  ARE  LOOKING  FOR  A SET   OF    HOME-MADE   HARNESS,'  IT WILL    PAY   YOU    TO GET MYPRICES.        IN  STOCK:   SADDLES,  WHIPS,   BITS,    SPURS,   13RUSHESAND  EVERYTHING   IN THE HARNESS LINE.  FAIR    WEAR   OR    FREE     REPAIRS.  REPAIRING     DONE     PROMPTLYAND ONLY BEST MATERIAL USED  C. RUTHERFORD, Cliff St., Enderby  Deer Park Fruit Land  ENDERBY  No Irrigation Required  These lands are situated on the benches near Enderby and are especially suited for Fruit ancl 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 orchar. will be planted and cared for at a  moderate charge.  160 acres, sub-divided into 20-acre lots ..r now on the market at #175  per acre.  Get in on the first block and make money on the advance.  Apply to��������������������������� ,  GEORGE PAKHAM,  Deer Park Land Office, Enderby. Thursday, August 28, 1913  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  fi  i  Selection of Breed, Feed and Feeding  of Poultry to Make it Profitable  MUST GO  V  To make room for our Fall  stock, we must get rid of the  books on hand. All., by the  best authors���������������������������copyrights and  reprints���������������������������regular $1 and up���������������������������  NOW, 75c; 3 for $2.00  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  ClifT St. ������������������ Enderby  PROFESSIONAL  G.  L. WILLIAMS  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor  Bulletin No    2,    recently issued by  the directors    of   the   B. C. Poultry  Association,  from the pen of Mr.   J.  R. Terry,.,, contains    a great deal of  useful information to poultry raisers,  ln last week's issue of The Press appeared the    first    installment of the  bulletin, dealing with thc location of  house and yard, type,of building and  | equipment.     Below will be found the  j balance of tbe bulletin, dealing with  ���������������������������breeds to   select,    feeds   and feeding  and diseases.     All bulletins issued by  the department are free to  members  'of the B.f C.    Poultry    Association.  i  'The membership   fee    is $1 per year,  and anyone   16    years    or oyer may  join.     Address,  J. E." Terry, Depart  ment of Agriculture, Victoria, B.C.  **>     Breeds to Select  "Choose one of the popular breeds,  and, above all, get healthy', vigorous  stock, and buy only those of a good  'laying strain.      If   one finds it diffi-  .cult to make a choice, it is advisable  i ** '  | to visit a local fair or poultry show  and then select.  "If one wishes to buy mature stock  the best time to buy is between the  months of July, August arid September.     If pullets, then the months of  September,    October    and   November! Yearling    hens'"  may    be   bought  BELL BLOCK ENDERBY, B.C.-  will be found   most suitable.     Where |from -*1 to-. $2.50.  each according  coal, should be always before the  birds. To keep the birds in condition, to get fertile^ eggs, and, incidentally, to reduce the feed bill,  green food should hei supplied daily.  This may be lawn clippings, dandelion leaves, cabbage, kale, rape, clover, alfalfa, chick-weed, sprouts or  mangolds. It is absolutely necessary that green food be fed regularly  in some form or other.  "The dry. mash may consist of a  mixture of any of the following, compounded "to the owner's liking���������������������������bran,  shorts, white middlings, cornmeal  and ground oats, wheat barley or  rice. Where sufficient table scraps  are ' not forthcoming, fine-ground beef  scraps should be added, the latter to  consist of more than 15 per cent,  of the ration. This mash can also  be fed1 as a wet one .if desired.  "Unless considerable .yard room is  available; and- also taking the losses  by rats, cats, etc., into considera-,  tion", it is much cheaper to purchase  pullets or mature stock annually*/  than to rear them.  "Pullets at six months or more of'  age, may be considered purchased atf  a reasonable price if secured for not  .more   than " $2.50   or   $3.00     apiece.  at  to  complete the work contracted for. If  the tender- be not accepted the cheque  will be returned.  The Department   does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender.  By order,  R. C. DESROOHERS,  '- Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, August 11, 1913.  Newspapers   will   not   be paid for  this advertisement   if   they insert it  without authority  from  this Department��������������������������� 44882.  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.  D  R. H. W. KEITH,  Office hours: , Forenoon, 9 to 10:30..,  Afternoon, 3 to '1  -     - .Evening-, 6:30 to 7:30  'Sunday, by appointment  Oflice: Cor. ClifT and GeorgeSts.    -   'END15RB_  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby   Lodg-e     No. ,40  rtcgular   ��������������������������� meetings     first  I Thursday on  or after the  "full moon at 8 p. m. in Odd-  '  fellows    Hall. -      Visiting  brethren "cordially invited.  BLANCHARD  W.M.- V- -.'-  WALTER ROBINSON  '****-    .���������������������������_.. -*1" Secretary --������������������������������������������������������  ���������������������������L'-om-F;  %g^y ^5S^!'Eureka Lodge. No: 50  Meets every Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock, in I. 0.  O. F. hall, Metcalf block.   Visiting brothers always ��������������������������� wolcotno.      '    GEO. BELLAMY,   N.-G.  HOWARD LOGAN,.V. G.  R. E.-WHEELER: Sec'y. .-  J. H. GAYLORD, Trens. "  ENDERBY, .LODGE;  ' No. 35,-K.'of P. ; y''ri  ' Meets every,vMonday-'evenin*gf  in K. of P. Hall. Visitors cor-'  dially invited, to attend:  'lYE.-KODIE.C. C.   ' ���������������������������} .  C.E.STRICKLAND, K.R.S.  JOHN BURN HAM.. M.F.*  ^Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  "entertainments.    For rate.", etc., address,  '    , , T. E. RODIE, Enderby  POLITICAL  the owner does not intend to rear  chicks, but will secure layers by purchase, no male bird is necessary.. On  the contrary, they .are a" detriment  and expense. Where a male is needed  A for' breeding purposes, it should not J  be kept after the br.eeding season, i  unless "a.-.show specimen. All males <  should be killed or marketed soon  after the' middle, of June.. " The. Department's ; bulletin, "Natural and  Artificial .-Incubation," supplied free  pn application, r fully ��������������������������� describes l meth-'  o'ds to' be adopted- when .owners-wish  to rear their ownWtock. -  ... "Above all, purchaser from . reliable  breeders. The writer/ cannot-urge  too' strongly/oh' '.this ,- pbiht./f^Itis'  courting - almost ;-certain -failure, ������������������and.  consequent . disappointment,', to purchase stock from ' dealers an'd'huck;  sters." Very.* few" of the,' iatter-men-  tipned people cani, -supply you "stock1  that will give , satisfactory results.  Numerous - instances ', have been  brought tto "the* writer!s 'notice, where  fowls of uncertain * age, and suffering  from% almost /every ;] known poultry  disease, have .been palmed off on- unsuspecting - people - who have" bought  generally, because the birds are secured at a price, at .which reliable  breeders cannot afford to sell.   '  breed and age.  Diseases  Bank of Montreal  Established 1817  Capital,  $16,000,000    ' ._ -Rest,  $16,000,000  Hon. President, Rt. Hon. Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal G. 'J. M-. Q.  .President, R. B. Angus, Esq.   Vice-Presider, ,H. V. Meredith   **  . BRANCHES IN LONDON, ENG., NEW. YORK'and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   BANK r DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from $1 upwards, and interest alLowcd at current rates.  Interest credited  |ENDERBY BRANCH       ;  :10th  June and .31st December.  -":"'   - : A. lE/  Taylor, Manager  /'  TTNDERBY   CONSERVATIVE  & ASSOCIATION    "���������������������������"���������������������������'   '  J. L. RUTTAN,     ,    H. M. WALKER  President."  Secretary.  Fresh Meats  If you want prime, fresh meats, .we  have them.. Our cattle are grain-fed  and selected by our own buyers from  the richest feeding grounds in Alberta, ancl are killed and brought to the  meat block strictly FRESH.  Fowls in good- condition, fed and  -Itreated rationally, very seldom-suffer  from "disease. It ' does not pay to  doctor sick fowls,' except on very  rare occasions., . This only when  fowls "are very ��������������������������� valuable .and needed  for exhibition,"or-when they are suffering" from slight colds or accidents^  "All the "contagious diseases, such  as roup," colds, "tuberculosis, "blackhead,'.', enteritis," cholera, chicken-pox  canker, gleet,' etc., . may -be success1  fully ��������������������������� warded' .off "by preventing'  "draughts,-- infection from - other "diseased.^, fowls,". ..'^supplying- -, ."sunlight,-  keeping droppings-board' clean, t-. Ve-'  plenishing litter when needed,"aiid ro:,  moving same" after sprinkling lime"all  over, and supplying" permanganate "of  potash ��������������������������� in." drinking7water -' at - -, all'  timesC, .        ;        ���������������������������'���������������������������"[    ".; '".'< '"  ' "In conclusion, the Association feel  assured.that if householders in all of  the cities, towns and** villiages of the  Province-could .be persuaded -to keep  a few head of poultry in their back  yards'where none at present are now  kept.'.large"sums^of money would be  kept within -the Province, instead "of  as at present "leaving it for'the'piiiv  .,   o��������������������������� -~ . chase of .imported   eggs, and meat  By__ writing the < Secretary, care ofiyardg- that-.-are- at   present non.prb:  Department of Agriculture,   Victoria, i^.^ couId be mad^ t_ hel   -_6lve  a list of members of   the Provincial  of DAIRY STOCK  At my Market Yards; Vernony  Commencing at 2 p.m.. '-* ," :,c-/>, :>  The above sale of. THE ENTIRE AND  WELL-KNOWN- HERD,;'belong-: ' "\  ;ing to MAJOR T. E. NAISH, of Penticton,  -will .include "_Ped.   -Ayrshire Xi  Cows"and Calves, -and*P.ed: "Ayrshire* Bull;, also. some_12 or 14 head "of- goodV^:  "Jerseys,  Shorthorn,, Ayrshires" and-Holsteins���������������������������graded stock."-" A'X-' /'A '= .--r*-^  (The foregoing'-may--be'subject <to slightlchange.).,'.-'i.'-'f " ���������������������������&:-' y , Ay.A/,.y  '"' -' WRITE'"FOR" CATALOGUE, AND .'TERMS.:..'/* ~.i y?// '7-XAX7< "iAA777  - r-_E; ^LBERX^tHARP;^ Auctioneers Vernon^ B.C^p5  'V.J "-'tyzi\  "XM  1 . tZ������������������: '-.. - .pj e������������������ I  ...444  ^   ,', *juf^i~|  r .r^f^4P,������������������K _*������������������_ I  -.7;,,  ;'f "V4^!  .      .'4=4 -   ^44.^ ���������������������������  '-'���������������������������y. -t-Jyz/AgX  :-*.\  Association   will    be forwarded  giving a full list of breeds kept.  ��������������������������� Feeds and Feeding.  free,  "Wheat    should    form    the    staple  fopd,_and,_with_all_other_.hard_grain,  We buy first-hand for spot cash, so  can give you the best price possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  R. Chadwick  REGISTERED PLUMBER  (certificate'.)    Painter and Decorator,  Box 74, Enderby.  should be' fed in deep- litter to promote exercise and health. During the  winter months, cracked corn may be  fed to advantage, feeding it in equal  proportion to the wheat. The amount  to feed is best judged by the owner.  Care should be taken to see that  very few grains are left at a reasonable .time of feeding. The times to  feed rriay~be~set" to "suit" thc'ownerT  Where a dry-mash is fed, it is not  necessary to feed more than twice  daily, morning and afternoon. It is  important, however, that the feeding  periods should be punctual and regular. Especially is this so during the  winter months, when the birds naturally seek the roosts earlier in the  afternoons.  "Where it is not intended to raise  chicks, a wet mash, consisting of  table scraps, dried off with ground  cereals,, may be profitably led. Care  should be exercised in feeding table  scraps, however. Slilted meats.of  all kinds, pickles, mustard, or pepper  are feeds of a doubtful character.  Trouble, of a diarrhocal and ovarian  nature arise very frequently. Fat  meats, potatpes or peelings, should  be given sparingly. Peelings, if fed,  should be cooked, and mixed with  bran or shorts. A wet mash may  be composed of table scraps (if large  they should be run through meat-'  mincer), and a sufficient quantity of  bran, ground oats or shorts, so that  the mixture may not be. too sticky.  "Clam or   oyster   shell, and cliar-  the. vexed question n of the high cos I  of living; "and the poultry industry of  the Province"   could " be placed  on  a  still higher   plane   than    it  present so proudly secured."  has  at  SEALED TENDERS addressed to  the undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for Public Wharf at Canoe, B  C." will be received at this office until 4.00 P.M., on Thursday, September" 11,~~1913; ~fo~r tlie^nstruction-of  Wharf at Canoe, B.C.  Plans, specification and form of  contract can be seen and forms of  tender obtained at this Department  and at the offices of F. W. Aylmer,  Esq., District Engineer, Chase, B.C.;  J. S. MacLachlan, Esq., District Engineer, Victoria, B.C., and on application to the Postmaster at Canoe,  B.C.  Persons tendering arc notified that  tenders will not be considered unless  made on the printed forms supplied,  and signed with their actual signatures, stating their occupations and  places of residence. In the case of  firms, the actual signature, the nature of the occupation, and place of  residence of each member of the firm  must be- given.  Each tender must be accompanied  by an accepted cheque on a chartered  bank, payable to the order of the  Honourable the Minister of Public  Works, equal to five per cent (5 p.c.)  of the amount of the tender, which  will be forfeited if the person tendering decline to enter into a contract  when called upon to do so, or fail-to  ''Enderby is- a charming?;villiage;.witlreity airs. 1 A/: ���������������������������?���������������������������:-/_'  ������������������������������������������������������ When -Paddy: Murphy shook' tfte^snowJof Sandon, X i X  off his feet he came. hereK. ah)i:'fnw~ owns one of: ~''~7\X7  /"-'-finest brick* hotels'.in :'trie  country. ^Although XyX/:  -Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his---  .'��������������������������� -  /.hotel the,King Edward.   In /addition :to -the ex- v~/jy,  cellence of the meals/breakfak'Ms/seryed.up.toTO .-/ /-  " o'clock, which is an addeclattraction for. tourists." - J. /  " (E.\ti-act from Lowery's Ledge.)       ���������������������������-*������������������������������������������������������-.. -       .      . -  4 .     ,'f   I  !������������������������������������������������������ ". -Si  King Edward Hotel,  P. H.;MURPHYf  Proprietor- . -   -. _,  EmlerBy^  ,-yy  Fire. Life, Accident  INSURANCE AGENCIES  REAL ESTATE  Fruit  Land Hay Land  Town Loti  The Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Co.  The Phoenix Insurance Co. of London.  =LaiulaiU.I ^iILCjiih i i-u-Fii-u-InsLii-anee-Co.  Royal Insurance Co.,of Liverpool (Life dept  The London & Lancashire Guarantee  Accident Co.. of Canada.  BELL BLOCK.   ENDERBY  Fix up your House, Barn,   and-Outbuildings^^  Here are   somo   specials in lumberwhile they last :  No. 2, 2x4, per thousand  $ 13.00  Cull Boards, pei *      5.00  No. 2 Lath, per thousand    \Short Cord Wood  1.75  3.75  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. E���������������������������derby  - An  Opportunity for a Reliable  Man in Enderby v  We have some gilt-edged originalprairie Townsites, (not sub-divisions)  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 \7ill  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 ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, August 28, 1913  RURAL CREDITS.  President Wilson has issued an  oflicial statement in which he de-  one month, to read the report of  this railway for the year, r i'i  performance of the company was  a splendid one.     Net earnings  <UTk^A  OF    CANADA  r.il(l-H(>('2plttl,Rcseri'eFund CQ Q7'*f ftftft  ami Undivided I'roills (Over) <?090 i 09VJV\J  Totnl Assets (Over)  $69,000,000  [ clares himself favorable to "a j for the year were ������������������'1*8,245,874, as  ! complete and adequate system of; compared with $43,298,242 a year  I rural credits." He says the on-1 ago, a ga n of practically three  j ly reason why such a system is million dollars. The gross ear-  | not included in the Currency Bill[nings showed an increase over  'is that there has not been time?the twelve months preceding of  :MW     *('.        -''V**     '  Mission  STAMP OF APPROVAL OF  voi-Xfi'.+VrttJ,'    . . .     - J.-.   _-     ��������������������������� -   ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������   -  ofTHADE  When Yoia Take  tliat Trip  carry your funds in the form of  our Letters of Credit or Travellers'  Cheques, in denominations of -^10,  S'J<Vs",0, SI00 or 8200. The  values iu foreign currencies are  stated ou the faee, and as these  Cheques are payable without  discount, you can always get their  full value iti the monc3r of the  country you are visiting, without  delay or difficulty.  ��������������������������� EnderDy Branch,   W. D. c. CHRISTIE, Manager  Homeseekers Should  Come to Enderby  BECAUSE it is one of the healthiest spots on earth, only two children ancl no adults having died of  disease in the last eight years.  BECAUSE, when you arrive, the  Board of Trade will take you in hand  and make you feel at home find see  that you are satisfactorily settled.  BECAUSE you will find here ail 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 of 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������������������ banks' of the soft-  flowing Spallumcheen, you will find  good roads already leading to the  site, and all the materials necessary  to build close at hand.  BECAUSE you will find here all the  advantages to be found any place  else in the Valley, and none of the  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  orchards.  BECAUSE fruits, hay, vegetables  . and grain grow to perfection here  without irrigation.  BECAUSE Enderby has never been  boomed,   therefore   you    can buy at  reasonable    prices   and   be   sure    of  doubling your money.  ���������������������������BECAUSE-this���������������������������District -has,.-. _cll-.  I to perfect a measure.   He claims  , that the farmers of the United  , States are badly handicapped by  jthe difficulties they meet in raising money for their legitimate  [ purposes.     The   banking    laws  ! provide for the requirements of  | the merchant, the manufacturer  j or the stockbroker.  These people  | mav not always be able to get as  {much money as they want,   but  ��������������������������� the farmer never can, unless   he  i pays.exorbitant interest or ties  himseif up with mortgages. And  yet one would think that if there  is any business which ought to  have   its    financial   way   made  smooth, it is this fundamental occupation.     We quote from  the  President's statement:  "One of the chief and most serious of these disadvantages has  been that the farmer has not  been able to secure the extended  bank accomodations he every  year stands in need of without  paying the most burdensome  rates of interest and ���������������������������saddling  himself with-mortgages aiid ob-"  ligations of every.kind, which he  fairly staggered under, if he  .could carry them,at all. In other  countries systems of rural credit  have been put into operation  which not only have relieved the  farmer, but have put his enterprises upon a footing of easy accomplishment. Our farmers  must have similar means afforded  them. They must be furnished  these facilities before their enterprises languish, not afterward.  And they will be." - j10-20 (Lv)  This is a subject which is bound, j10-51, -- -  sooner or later, to command " at-;11M ~. ~  j 11.19  !11.45  !11.53  ;12.03  : 3 2.30  12.50 (Ar)  $16,076,158,  and totalled $139,  395,699.  Now these figures do not show  as large increases as the year of  1911-12 did over the year of 1910-  li. But there are reasons.  Working expenses were necessarily considerably higher during  the year just ended than for the  preceding twelve months. An  increase in this connection of  thirteen and a quarter millions  had to be overcome before any  increase in net was made possible.  Further, the check in trade and  commerce has affected the railways, just as it has affected other  institutions. To the sane and  sensible, the figures contained in  this report at once make safe the  grouud of thc optimistic.  Both the other transcontinental s in this country have the same  excellent showing. Indeed they  have come out of the. fire much  better than was expected. The  money tightness is bound to affect both passenger and freight  traffic to some extent,0 but the  facts and figures contained in the  reports of the C. N. R., theC. P.  R. and the G. T. R. prove that  people are still travelling, and  freight is still being hauled.  BUY IN INDUSTRIAL MISSION NOW  AND REAP THE BENEFIT OF BIG PRICES  SHUSWAP & OKANAGAN BRANCH  Daily trains both  ways from  Sicamous Junction .to Okanagan Landing:  South  bound  read down  STATIONS  Jet  ten tion in this country  DEFENSE OF TKE EMPIRE.  Events happening daily justify  clearly the attitude taken by  Premier Bordon upon the naval  question. He argued foi* the  close co-operation of British naval forces. Thc naval correspondent of the English Daily Telegraph has just dealt with the problem of the whole world defence  Sisamous  -   "Mara   -  ,, Grindrod  Enderby ���������������������������  Armstrong  Realm  Larkin   ���������������������������  .Vernon "  Ok.  Landing  North  bound  read up  (Ar)  17.35  -    16.50  ..     16.34  16.19  '-' '    15.50  15.42  "15.30  . 15.05  (Lv) 14.50  INDUSTRIAL MISSION lias just been placed on the market. For years the  adjoining territory has been developed ancl is now famous throughout the world.  INDUSTRIAL   MISSION   affords the greatest investment  opportunity ever  ofl'e ed to the people of Western Canada.  "*__! tll'n'I'M'l !":PIHIIi| Mill  !_LL__UHta____3_-  ;s_m___te]in_ij*  Here are a few  "Reasons Why"  INDUSTRIAL MISSION is located in the heart of the Fraser  Valley, 40 miles from Vancouver,  in the- most perfectly developed  area in British Columbia.  INDUSTRIAL MISSION has Hie  cheapest electrical power on the  North American continent, assuring its becoming a great manufacturing centre.  INDUSTRIAL MISSION has unrivalled rail ancl,water transportation. On. main, line Canadian  Pacific and four other railways.  At the head of deep water navigation on (he Fraser River.  *"  These Factors Assure a Wonderful Opportunity to,Those  who ACT   NOW  Write for Illustrated Booklet  ARDELL & KIRCHNER  Agents Wanted Head Office: Canada Life Bldg.  Vancouver, B.C.  FREE SITES OFFERED   Legitimate Industries  -SEALED   TENDERS    addressed to  the undersigned,  and  endorsed  "Tender   for  Jetty   and   Dredging at the  North Arm   of the Fraser   River,  B.  ,lXT ,,,,,. , ,   O." will be received at this olTice un-  Not the least important aspect til 4M p_ M _ on  TuesdaV) Septem.  of the British Empire and in his  building trades or the! article says:  THE   ALWAYS  UNIFORM FLOUR  mate second to none; not too wet or  too dry; splendid growing summers  and  glorious healthful winters.  I3RCAUSR you -vill find the religious, educational and social advantages all you could wish.  THE CHURCHES  of the naval policy is the influence the retention of ships in  home waters has on the professional character of the officers  and men. In cruising to ports  abroad the navy gained assurance  and developed hardiness. Gen-  .eral.handiness_and_efficiGnc.v_in,  '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 hi- CLEANING aud WASHING  wheat, and also in milling-our* Moffet's Best Flour. ;This-;  all means success to the b'aker.*       ' *  :    "       '        <     "  YOUR   GROCER   SELLS   IT  If   he   does not,   call   up   our   office,.   'Phone-.-41.  COLUMBIA   FLOURING   MILLS   CO. Limited.  CHURCH OF ENGLAND (St.George)  Sunday Services-���������������������������S a.m., Holy Communion; 11 a.m., Morning Prayer;  I'M p.m., Evening Prayer.  EXDEUBV 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. DROWN, M.A., Pastor.  PRESBYTERIAN   CHURCH  St.  Andrews  Sunday   Services���������������������������11 a.m. and 7:30  p.m.;   V.P.S.C.E., Monday,  7:30 p.m.  FIRST  BAPTIST  CHURCH  Sunday     Services���������������������������Sunday   school,  10 a.m.;   regular    service,  3:30  p.m.;  Prayer service,  Wednesday,  7:30 p.m.  REV. IJ. G.  STEWART, Pastor.  Before investing in n hunting or  fishing shoo, take 'a look at our  ���������������������������stock.     Dill Bros.  Our complete stock of shirts, underwear, sox, suspenders, ties and  gloves at. 20 per cent off this week.  Dill Bros.  gunnery is probably more highly  developed at home, but the fleet  must be saved domesticity or  moral decline.  "Under thc old regime fifty-  three per cent of the ships only  were retained at home, while  forty-seven per cent were constantly cruising abroad. Today  there isonecruiserinthe -Mediterranean, another in the East  Indies, and three are stationed  on the Chinese Coast. Elsewhere  the British navy is unrepresented,  excepting for cruisers,- mostly of  the smaller classes."  He quotes Mi*. Borden's summing-up of 1G0 ships in foreign  ancl colonial stations in 3902 as  against 76 today, and concludes  that the Admiralty cannot again  adopt the policy of dispersion of  the ships, as the men are not  available, and the expense is pre -  hi hi tive. But more small cruisers, he says, are needed on the  coast of British Columbia, and  a larger squadron at the Cape.  Above all, there should be an  Imperial Squadron, provided  jointly by the Mother Country  and the dominions for cruising in  distant waters."  SOME RE-ASSURING FACTS.  It must have been a rude shock  to those of our seers and augur-  ers who made great capital out  of the fact that the earnings of  C. P. R. dropped behind during  ber 30, 1913, for the construction 'of  Jetty and Dredging at, the North  Arm of the Fraser River, B. C.  Plans, specification and form of  contract can be seen and forms of  tender obtained at this Department  and at the offices of C. C. Worsfold,  ^3sfii7=Dijtrictj:^E-ngineerr==^ew=*iWest-^r  minster, B.C.; W. Z. Earle, Esq.,  District Engineer, Winnipeg, Man.; J.  S. MacLaclilan, Esq., District En.  gineer, Victoria, B. C; J. L. Mi-  chaud, Esq., District Engineer, Post  Office Building, .Montreal, P.Q., J. G.  Sing, Esq., District Engineer, Confederation Life Building, Toronto,  Out.,.and on application.to tho_.Post:  master atr Vaocouvcr, B, C.  ��������������������������� Persons tendering arc notified that  tenders will not be considered unless  rmadc on tbe printed forms supplied,  and signed with their actual signatures, stating their occupations and  'places of residence. In the case of  firms, the actual signature, the nature of the occupation, and place of  residence of each member of thc firm  must bc given.  1 Each tender must be accompanied  ;by an accepted cheque on a chartered  ! bank, payable to the order of the  I Honourable the Minister of Public  j Works, equal to five per cent (5 p.c.)  ! of the amount of the tender, which  j will be forfeited if the person tenderling decline to enter into a contract  ! when called upon to do so, or fail to  'complete thc work contracted for. If  the tender be not accepted the cheque  will be returned.  The Department   does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender.  By order,  R.  C.  DESROCHERS,  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, August 18, 1913. ���������������������������  Newspapers   will    not   be paid for  _%5S_E3Z_  __MJ^_g3B5*-__B_i_____H*_ftM*_*__'i  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 leadsall 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.  ACSKN'I'K  this advertisement if they insert it  without authority from this Department.��������������������������� 45074.  The   Armstrong  Greenhouses  Floral Work of all kinds  to order  Bouquets     Sprays  Wreaths  and Cut Flowers  Rush Orders by return  Alwyne Buckley  PHONE    ARMSTRONG    1 11  If you  have land  to sell  List it with me.  If you want to  buy land, see me.  My new booklet descriptive of tlio Mara District ia now out.   GET   ONE,  Chas. W. Little  Eldernell Orchard, Mara, B. C. I  ft  9  Thursday, August 28, 1913  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Denying  Yourself  a Privilege  Not to know Hobberlin clothes i3 to unwittingly deny yourself of  a style, quality and  value not to be found in  other kinds of tailoring.  Progress in fine clothes  making is not a thing of  leaps and bounds, but  of slow evolution and  development.  in  The highest develop  ment yet attained  clothes making, is  shown in the fifty or  more distinctive models  of Hobberlin spring  styles. Smart colorings in the gray, brown  and .Oxford effects,  tweeds, worsteds,  homespuns.      ~   _ ;. ���������������������������  Report of Board of Education on  Operation of Consolidated Schools |  The following from the report of the I tions of thc province are alive to the  Suits $20.00 to $40.00  Sole" Agents: for; Hobberlin   Tailoring  <*������������������  -SYNOPSIS Ot COAL MINING REGULATIONSV  .Coal miping .rights of, the DominioD  ���������������������������" 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 ?1  . an'acre. "'. Not more than-2,560 acres  -will beleased tcf ono applicant:  "Application    for ��������������������������� a   lease must be  . made by the    applicant in person to  -the.-Agent :or    sub-Agent "of the dis-  . trict in which "rights applied for are  situated.      -  .-     "  - In surveyed territory the land must  be described   by    sections,   or   legal  sub-divisions.of   sections, and in un-  surveyed   territory   the tract applied  for shall be staked but by the applicant himself.     " ' ' *?  'Each   application   must be aceom-  panied byv a fee   for $5 which will- be  refunded if the rights applied for are  "^0-t_ava_ilable,_but_npt_otXerwise.   A  Board of Education of Manitoba, on the  successful operation of the consolidated  schools system in that province is reproduced to give a cLarer conception  of the a!ms and objects of the local  school board in conjunction with tlie  Provincial Board of Education:  "Everything   relative    to  the  farm  and farming has improved and hence  it is highly necessary that the farmers"' children should receive an education,  and under conditions that will  ���������������������������fit them to   properly    carry on their  jwork of the   future.   The proper, education of the boys    and girls of the  rural communities   cannot be neglected without   bringing    ruin on these  commodities.       If   these advantages  are    not    provided,   they   will   drift  away   into    other * callings.     On the  .other hand,    if    schools of the right  ��������������������������� kind are provided   and equipped and  suitable   facilities   furnished   so that  {all "may avail themselves of the educational opportunities,  these children  will remain ,at home on the farms to '  receive their   "general   education  and  afterwards when   they'come to take  charge of affairs will prove towers of  strength to the rural communities on  account of their "education.-  "What the   Illinois'   School Report  says of conditions   in   that state, is  question, and are giving' no inconsiderable attention to it and heavy  demands are constantly being made  on the Department of Education tor  information'' regarding <the various  phases of thc system, so much so, in  fact, that one of thc Inspectors of  i Schools, thoroughly conversant with  .the slibject, has been appointed "Special Agent on  Consolidation..  The   two    first     consolidated   districts formed in Manitoba were Holland and Virden,  in , 1906, and these  have given-   entire    satisfaction  ever  since formation.       The   people   were  slow to move in the matter-, at first,  but   the    two  .districts    referred to  were   frequently , visited    by trustees  and delegates from various parts who  jwere anxiousto    learn at first hand  how the scheme was working out in  Manitoba.     Not until 1909 were any  other    districts   consolidated, but in  jthat year Eagleton, Dauphin, Melita,  ��������������������������� and   Brigdenley-   were    formed.  " In  1910,  St. Patrick,    Elphinstone, Dar-  lingford,  Starbuck, - Sperling,   Sarah-  ville (Miniota),' St._  Andrew,  Brick-  burn,    (Gilbert   Plains),  and Tpulon  consolidations were consummated.  "During the  Change of Date  We have found it necessary to change date of sale  from Aug-. 22nd to Aug. 29th  W. T. McDONALD, Live Stock Commissioner.  SALE OP DAIRY*   CATTLE  year 1911,. consolidation' took,place _at-Kelwood, Warren,  Roblin,   Solsgirtti, ��������������������������� Birtle,       Moore  equally true of Manitoba:     'Thinking  men have long since discovered "that l5rk' "Langruth;_ Snowflake,  Roseisle  if this   emigration   to     the",   cities,  towns and villiages for higher education ,is to continue, the country as  well" as its schools will be sapped of  vitality, and this thought has" taken  form in the expression 'the country  child is entitled to- as good educational privileges _,, as the city child,  and this, ' too,V* without -breaking1 up  the   family- home;' :and    everything  shdrt/of, this Vis- unfair' t'oUlic- child . c^d- 1" ^"educational    matters, , as  and unprofitable _ to-the' community-:." I they,, are in .'other-matters of. bus)  "The greatest. weakness" of;,-"the' ru  Waukeemo and Justice, while' a number of -other districts took the preliminary steps.' "���������������������������" - ....  ��������������������������� "The financial-side looms up largely in the .eyes of many people in connection with the .question-of education as well as " with ' other questions  of a more-material nature, but they  are' not always. ,as -. ready to place  along side of the. cost the., value re-  i  ral .-educational  school  were-*-  schools-.with * "an ^.enrollment of 10 or  less," the total -" average jbeirig; 321, or  ��������������������������� system " in-the,small  ���������������������������; During,".'.the?: year . 1910}there  62"i, districts-, - that'- "operated  The .actual-' costfvof" consolidated  schools in-:"a: great ^-m_any,, cases :Has  not"-been ^ found ^ to ;-be much greater  than.that of "the "old'one-room rural  -school, -arid ir value received' for.  money,, spent is-to-" be the testf as it  5ftf per-school.i-iThese. districts spent .certainly; should, beyl then , consoli-  $35,707.05, which' means that .'the edu- date? schools are-much cheaper.-. ,  cation,'such as'it "Was, cost ��������������������������� $111.54 "As .conditions , vary - in different  peVchi'id, based -Wthe;average, at-- districts'it. is. as difficult to .give the  tendance '-''���������������������������" ���������������������������-' " ' >'.'.'" ,cost of operating.consolidatedschools  V-"There" were -159; districts with an [as-i*t*.is..to give,the cost of .operating  enrollment -^of- from    10-.to>15,  and the'-' rural-schools" of    the.province  royalty   shall   be paid   on    the merchantable output of the mine at the  - rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine Bhall  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for thc full quantity ol  merchantable coal mined and pay the  royalty thereon. li the coal mining  rights are not being operated, such  returns should be furnished at least.  once a year.  ���������������������������-The lease'will Include the-coal-min-.  ing rights only, but the lessee may be  permitted to purchase 'whatever  available surface rights may be considered necessary for the working of  thc mine at thc 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. W, CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized publication ot  this advertisement will not be paid for.  ON ANY OP THE DOUGLAS LAKE  CATTLE COMPANY'S HOLDINGS  Anyone found trespassing will be  prosecuted.  By order,  THE DOUGLAS LAKE CATTLE COMPANY, Ltd.  CHANGE  OF  COPY  Copy for all changes of advertisements in the Press should be in this  office on or before Tuesday noon to  ensure the change being made. We  eannot guarantee a change if this  rule is not complied with.  The Walker Press.  their total average'^attendance "was  1,185; or "7.9 per"���������������������������"' school:_."- These  schools cost '$90,615.68,, or $76.47-per  pupil..-' There" were '211,-districts, operated, with an enrolment of from. 16  to 20,.Jthe"-,total -average attendance  being 2,025.8,. or 9.6 per school, and  the total cost was $151,042.55; or  $74.58 per pupil. There were 260 districts in "which" the enrolment was  from 21 to 25, and their total attendance was 3,026.6, or,11.7 per school.  These were operated at a cost of  $1987l47:367=or=?62:84=])er=pupil~  " 'Consolidation,' says -Geo. W.  Knorr, special field agent of the  Bureau of Statistics, Washington,  'with its attendant function of public  conveyance of pupils, is now a part  of the rural school system ot 32  states; l,80(Tcomplctely and not less  ������������������han 2,000v partially , consolidatcc  schools-attest_tlie -remarkable .adapt:  ability of the system to the peculiar  needs of agricultural communities.'  "The system was first introduced  into Canada by Prof. Robertson, acting for Sir Wm. Macdonald, of Montreal, who offered to pay towards  consolidation for three years, all expenses that would accrue over the  old system, on condition that he bc  given full control over th������������������ courses of  study. After come consideration on  the matter, the offer was accepted,  ancl a school established at Middle-  ton, N.S., in 1903, and at Kingston,  N. B., in 1904. A Macdonald school  was founded later at Guelph, Ont.,  in 1904, and one at Hillsborough, in  P. E. I., in 1905. Other consolidated schools have since been formed  in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.  "Consolidation 'first received attention in Manitoba in 1903, and when  first broached was met with a storm  of ridicule, many people claiming  that it was preposterous in a country of cold winters, bad roads, and  sparse settlement; but during the  short space of eight years, public  opinion has greatly moderated, in  view of the successful working of the  large number of consolidated schools  now in the province, and now all sec-  schools   of  that .-are not consolidated.'.   Z   '-' ';,  "Generally speaking, the "cost" may  -be' ' from. ~* one-fourth* to. one-third  higher under' consolidation. The special, tax. in such^districts, runs from  $10 on a quarter" section "of"land to  $25,. but it is necessary that one be  acquainted with all the facts .in connection with the operation of a district before'he is able to say whether  or not the tax is high.  "The enrollment of l the consolidated schools has been found to in-  clude=practically���������������������������allf*the=school=chil-=  dren in the district, but the increase  in the average attendance-is the remarkable and striking feature. While  the average attendance of country  schools, generally, runs from 35 to  50 per cent, of the enrollment, that  of the consolidated schools is from  57 to 90 per cent.  The B. C. Department, of Agriculture, Live Stock Branch, "will sell at  public' auction, on Friday," August  29th^ 1913, at 1 p. m., at Vernon  Fair Grounds, " Vernon, B. C, A"  ' FINE LOT OF GRADE DAIRY CATf  TLE. These ' cattle . are principally  high-grade Holsteins, .there being one.  pure-bred Holstein in the lot. The  shipment consists of��������������������������� " -  30 COWS,'." . -     *���������������������������    ,     " '   ���������������������������   ~  10 TWO-YEAR-OLDS "in.calf,    -  14 YEARLING HEIFERS. _ - -  These- have   been   carefully selected'  and all" are. tuberculin "tested. '   "������������������*  ���������������������������.-Terms of Sale:���������������������������CASH. .< " A ;  ��������������������������� "- . ";   -     W. T. -McDONALD, -  "-    z'     ' Live Stock Commissioner.  ���������������������������   .Department   of   Agriculture,   (Liie  Stock Branch,-   Victoria;, 7th.August,  "1913.-    '/. :\   "-"     -" < " -y,   ���������������������������  ���������������������������      ��������������������������� :  y.t.  CONTRACTORS  AND    '   '-  BUILDERS  -: estimates--  ^'cheerfully!-'  '" "furnished ,  S;s  "-*_���������������������������  [M  . .oil  '$&. I  '���������������������������������������������'������������������������������������������������������ i., I  ���������������������������P 'At - ������������������  *$������������������.  ENDERBY,, B.C.  yj :J-y Vfl^ /7:  and Ho^ehiolBIGbods  y  -.,     {.Kl   .  ~-r, *  ~       -*���������������������������-Vi  Carpets, Linoleuhris aiid'^Wicker 'Goods.'"; .":*"'       /'~'jA,-r      y, u~-  -   '-   -'A': -,. .; "Picture Framingrand Upholstering:/ > V 'y .. AA7 77yf  '������������������������������������������������������";��������������������������� ��������������������������� .../    >. '  .;' ' '    4 ' -   "   . " -Undertaking and Embalming--'���������������������������  A HarJdsome^clisb^  ^ -..      _.._���������������������������    (Value $97.50)  Give n Away%Mu������������������eiy F RE E  A key given with.every $1.00 cash purchase, or.* every'$2.00 paidion  back account. . The key that will unlock and .release the .Phonograph  takes the instrument. z [ - "      : >    '  We 'will advise you when the keys have ��������������������������� all been   distributed.  =====������������������==Th is^ff eT^  to us on Mr. H. G. Mann's account. * ' "   .  ENDERBY   MUSIC   STORE  J. E. CRANE,  A fruit also for Church ami Parlor Or������������������ans  Also Kiro.-md Life InHUrancu  Ollicoin BUM, brick Mock  Enderby A Kent  /_'Another, strong feature.of jcpnsoHi.  dated schools is that the farmer's  child has ' all the advantages of a  high-school education at his own  home without extra expense, or the  breaking up of home ties to go to'  the city school to receive a complete j  general education. Parents of children will appreciate greatly the value  of having their . children at home  every night instead of in some nearby or far-off town, removed from Lhe  watchful eye of the parents.  "There is again, the great advantage of being conveyed comfortably to  and from school in all kinds of  weather and over roads in all conditions.  "The large schools also tend to  broaden the character and prevent  narrowness or selfishness, and with  large numbers there 'is a healthy,  active, inspiring school spirit with  sufficient pupils to engage in all  kinds of sports and thus build up an  honest, rugged and manly character.  To the larger schools, it has been  found that the larger boys and girls  manifest no reluctance to attend,  which is in strong contrast to the  conditions existing where there are  small, one-room rural schools.  "Consolidation may not be feasible  for all-districts,-���������������������������and -there ma*yibe  some objections to the system, but  what is there that has been devised  by man to which some objections  may not hc taken; but ono. thing is  j certain, to Manitobans who have  overcome so mnny difficulties and obstacles in building up this grand province, and causing it to take^first  placc among the sister provinces of  this great Dominion, tlie little difficulties that may present themselves,  in some places, to consolidation will  be easily overcome in the interests  of the greutest asset this- province or  any other possesses���������������������������the boys , and  girls who are to be the men and the  women of thc future."  FOR SALE  No. 1 Seed Wheat, Timothy  and Alfalfa Hay.' For&f-ur-  ther particulars apply to���������������������������  F. R. E. DeHart  ���������������������������a  Kelowna B. C.  OVER 68 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  Tradc Marks  Designs  Copyrights Ac.  Anyone nenfllnf? a ������������������Ketch nnd description m������������������y  quickly oacortiiln our opinion froo whutlior ������������������u  Invontlnn la prohnbly pnleiiUfolo.   Coriiiiniiilen.  tlonimtrlctlyconrijlontlal. HANDBOOK on 1'ideuta  out free. Oldest liKOticy foreocurlnc piilonts.  l'Htonta taken through Munn.A Co. recelyt  aontfree. O'ldcstTfaoncy foreccurlUKj  l'Htonta taken throuch Mutm.& C  special notice, without cbargo, lu the  Scientific American.  A handsomely llliMtrfttivl weekly. Ijirf?pat circulation of any scientific journal. Terms lor  Cnruria. ?3.7B a year, pontage prepaid. Sola by  all newsdealers.  MUNN8Co.36,Broad^NewYork  Branch Onico, C55 F Bi.. Washluuion, D. C.  The Northern Okanagan Land Co.  are revising and making new list of  town and farm property for fall business, and-would be pleased to receive  your listing at the earliest possible  date.  In thc olden clays dentists pulled  their victim's teeth; nowadays they  All their teeth aod pull their legs.  Maiden  rimony.  efforts often result in mat- rj,yz  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S -WEEKLY  Thursday, August 28, 1913  ENDERBY BOYS WINNERS  CITY COUNCIL   PROCEEDINGS  Continued from first pnpre  "And that is my present position:  I have no personal wishes in the  matter; if I had, *'*.,they ' certainly  would be on the side of--giving-up an  office which is laborious ancl in many  Last   Saturday    evening    the boys  attending  the cadet camp at Oyama  returned  home.       They  were greeted  at the station by a large crowd, and  later,  when  they   had slung off their  camp duds,  a supper    was served to!ways    disagreeable.      The   only con  them in K. of P.  Hall, superintended '^deration  which   has  made me hesi-  by the local    Scoutmasters, but con-|tate hitherto has   been that as long  tributed   to    liberally    by  the homes L_ r hcl(1 the    ofiicc T was in ., po<.i-  and  business houses of  Enderby.-'-'       . tion     to     exercise    some     influence  The     boys    conducted     themselves 'towards keeping   the town clean and  most creditably at tlie camp, and  were heavy winners in all the contests held. Out of 45 prizes given  the local boys brought  home 3G.  Tn shooting the Enderby team won  lst prize, a book to each boy. The  team consisted of Masters Greyell,  Black, Bell, McAIahon, Adams, Ruttan, Blanchard and Strickland, and  they went up against teams fronii the.  Vernon, Kelowna and Armstrong  contingents.  Joe Bell got lst prize for best shot  in the camp.  In the tent race the local boys won  Jst prize,'a watch to "each boy. The  team consisted ot Masters Black,  Grant,  Greyell,  Adams and  Ruttan.  In the races, Elmer Grant won 2nd  in the 200-yard dash; Elmer Black,  Jst in Glass B, swimming; C. Antilla  lst in Glass A, ancl Jimmy McMahon  2nd; Jimmy McMahon also won lst  in the sack race. In these races the  ������������������ prizes were: To Grant, a baseball':'  Black, a camera; Antilla a watch,  and McMahon, a baseball and fountain pen.  The tug of war was won by the  Enderby boys in two straight pulls.  The team consisted of Masters Grant-  Greyell, Flewwelling, Ruttan, Black.  Blanchard, Green and Bigham, and  they' were'pitted against teams irom  Vernon and Armstrong. A pocket,  knife was thc prize to each.   .  After    September    1st,  we will sell  strictly on-a cash basis only; marking  our furniture- as  low as possible and  . letting it-go for cash-only. -  -    " -      BLANCHARD  & ENGLISH.  wholesome���������������������������a place where our boys  and girls could grow up without  having certain evils thrust before  them. I had thought that perhaps  in this regard I had been understood,  and had had the support and sympathy of the more thoughtful ancl responsible portion of the community:  ancl that this part of my work, while  it has certainly brought in but little  revenue, would be deemed important,  ancl a work not lightly to be given  up. However, gentlemen, I gather  from your communication that thc  town does not take this view, ancl,  therefore, as I am here not to choose  but to serve, I bow to your decision.  "Believe me, your Worship ancl gentlemen, with all respect, your faithful  and  obedient  servant,  "GRAHAM ROSOMAN."  Contents of letter noted. Decision  as to date when resignation should  take effect postponed.  Aid. Worthington was appointed a  delegate to represent the City, of Enderby at the annual meeting of thc  Union of B. C. Municipalities, to be  held at Vancouver, Sept. 4th and 5th  It was moved by Aid. Worthington  seconded by Aid. Hartry that the  charge made to purchasers of cemetery lots be fixed at ?10 per lot.  paid in advance, ancl that the Clerk  be authorized to receive payment for  the sale of cemetery lots.      Carried.  Go to Joe's ice cream parlor when  you want a refreshing sbft drink or"  a cooling dish of cream.   -  .Aid. Teece was endorsed by the  .Council for the"office of, Police Magistrate;' and it was urged that his appointment date from the acceptance  by,the Department, of Mr. Rosoman's.  resignation.   '  ',  B.  of M.,  demand loans $3,000.00  Interest on same ..'       12.06  B. of M., coupons and ex     812.00  charge   water    rate          2.70  G. I-L Smedley, refund of over-  City of Enderby,   proceeds of  sale  of  school  debentures...20,G40.00  A. E. Dysart,    wages         3.60  ;Union   Bank,   coupon       r90.00  B. of  M.,   demand loan & int 1,005.75  B. of M.,   coupon         75.25  C. H. Burgess & Co., to adjust  transfer of   "debentures       72.50  Board   School   Trustees     5,000.00  G.  Rosoman,    cash   disb       17.21  Union Bank,   coupons        225.00  J.   Folkard,    wages          4.00  R.   Bailey,    wages          6.60  W. J. Graham, wages         4.00  Board   School   Trustees      6,000.00  "          475.00  B.   of M.,   coupon         50.00  W. Hi Flack,  wages        40.00  B.   of M.,  coupon         50.00  H. W. Keith, salary M.H.Of 15.00  Okanagan Saw Mills, lumber 51.21  The Walker Press, ptg & sta 16.85  Okanagan Saw Mills, lighting      27.92  A.  Reeves,  stationery         6.20  Fulton   Hardware  Co    .70  H.   G.   Mann,  lights          5.25  Robt.    Carson,    wages       18.00  Gov.    Laboratory         10.00  Okanagan  Telephone  Co       10.75  The matter of repairs at the intake  of the water system was again discussed, ancl the Council authorized  Aid. Teece, chairman of the waterworks committee to have something  clone; also to place additional water  hydrants where needed.  The Clerk asked for instructions as  to what disposition to make of the  Okanagan Telephone Co. account,  which was not in accordance with  the charter agreement between the  Company and the city. It was decided to make payment in accordance  with the terms of the agreement.  Mr. Fulton asked the Council what  disposition had been made or was to  be made with regard to the accounts  owed by the Board of Trade. He  said these accounts, had been-run in  anticipation of the Council carrying  out the wish of the majority of. the  property owners    who petitioned the  This had not been done. Personally  he had been out of pocket the sum  of ?200 which he had advanced last  year to make possible the Enderby  exhibit at the last Okanagan Apple  Show, with the understanding that  the Board of Trade would make good  Mayor Ruttan said the Council had  no money for the purpose. He did  not think the Board of Trade acted  wisely last year, and did not feel it  was up to the city to find the way  out of the difficulty.  Mr. J. Warwick was appointed to  the position of poundkeeper.  A CORRECTION  -  In advertising property on Belvidere street for sale I gave the net  price of ?3,600, forgetting to add  agents' commission. This comes to  $150, making the correct price $3,750.  The property is honest.y worth this  amount today; and, being close in,  will become exceedingly" valuable as  the town develops���������������������������worth, perhaps,  many times the amount it can now  be bought for. It will certainly  make a lot of money for somebody.  Why not for you? Better come and  see me about it today.  GRAHAM  ROSOMAN,   Enderby  The   following   accounts    were    re  ported by, the finance committee ancl Council to raise a certain sum by a  ordered paid: J special" tax" levy    for publicity work.  Have you  examined  our stock of  Sporting  Goods ?  Shot Guns, double & single,  Winchester Rifles,  Revolvers,  ��������������������������� Ammunition,  Everything for the Hunter  W. J.:Woods  All accounts owing the Enderby  Trading Company are payable to W.  J. Woods." '. .     '  Department of Militia and Defence  New Drill Hall at Enderby, B. C.  NOTICE TO   CONTRACTORS  SEALED TENDERS marked on tho  envelope "Tender for Construction of  Drill Hall at Enderby, B.C.," ancl  addressed to the Director of Contracts, Department of Militia and  Defence, Ottawa, will be received un-.-  til noon, September 15th, 1913, for  the construction of a Drill" Hall at  Enderby, B.C.  Specifications may be seen and full  particulars obtained at the offices of  the District Officer Commanding Military District No. 11, Victoria, B.C.;  Town Clerk, Enderby, B.C.; and the  Director General of Engineer Services  Headquarters, Ottawa.  Tenders must be made on the form  supplied by the Department and accompanied 'by an accepted cheque on  a Canadian Chartered Bank, for ten  per cent (10 p.c-.) of the amount of  the tender, payable "to the order of  the Honourable the Minister of Militia and Defence, which amount will  be forfeited if the party tendering declines to enter into-or fails to complete the contract in accordance with  his tender.  The Department   does   not bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender.        ���������������������������  EUGENE FIOET, Colonel,.  Deputy Minister..  Department of Militia & Defence,  Ottawa, August 9, 1913.'  Newspapers will-not be paid if this  advertisement is '.inserted without authority from the Department.      --  H.Q.14-4U-2.���������������������������46388. a  WANT ADS  FOR SALE���������������������������Pure,   cider  vinegar,-30c  per quart; $1    per    gallon." Special  quotation- by    the ��������������������������� barrel.' Sweet  cider, 40.cts    per gallon.    -Geo. R..  Lawes," Enderby Heights."    " -'"  WOOD SAWING���������������������������Let me have your  orders for cutting logs into 16 to 24-  inch blocks. Apply, A. Bogert, Box  172, Enderby." ' ,   .  ������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������.  ���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������"���������������������������-  of the BEST  made-to-measure ,  Clothes in Canada  have arrived  Call and look same over and place  order before some of the best  lines are sold out  We Guarantee a fit and satisfaction in every way.    Remember, our^prices are set by the  Manufacturers and they are the same here as in the city in which they are made, and  we are safe in saying that these prices are loiver than you can purchase any other line of  equal quality here or elsewhere.  mam1a\mm1mm\mKtUam\\m\smm\ll*Mm1m\9GQSmmm\mm\^a\m^^ IPWII I^MM|MWMMMM|jWiMWBM^MI^^[MB  PriHp   r\T   A P ^3 H 1 G    Poflf'C   The best Dant made in Canada today for the working man.   Best in Quality, cheapest in  Price, and Guaranteed not to rip or tear.  I  i  Hunting Boots Sweaters  10-12-14 and 16-inch leg; KfnC JO t%     t  Slater and Williams'   <J>WIU Dr. Jaeger and Monarch; large  Quality range of styles and colors  Headquarters for the Old Reliable  Stanfield  Unshrinkable  Underwear  School Boots  Large Range of the kind that  wear longest, at lowest prices  Get a Semi-Ready Suit for Fall and be Comfortable.    Ready-Made or Made-to-Measure.   The Suits that Satisfy  Gent's Furnishings  and Shoes  <���������������������������--���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-  if  A,  I  *

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