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Array /  Enderby, B.C.; October 9, 1913  AND      WALKER'S      WEEKLY  Vol. 6; No. 32; Whole No..292  tf-  Locals of Home Events of Interest  Near Home arid Far Away  - ?���������������������������  Monday, Oct. 20th, is. Thanksgiving  Day.  The city of Duncan has sold $10,-  000 worth of " debentures to a Glasgow -firm at 88.  Mr. Pred W. Stevens is now sales  manager of the British Canadian  Lumber Corporation, Vancouver.  Palma Angrignon, of New Denver,  has bought his'winter's supply "of hay  in Spokane, instead of the. Okanagan  as usual. X        ���������������������������������������������     -   - -   ,  -  ; Mr. and Mrs. Lambert,'who have  spent the summer with Mr.' and Mrs.  W; J. Woods, will leave for the coast  in a' few' days.      - - "    ������������������   ..  Today the. Fall' Fair, at Armstrong  "opens.     It promises-, to be the most  successful A of   recent   years. -   ,-Honl  * Price-Ellison will -make the "opening  -address.-1 ._,-.',-   y_ y ',   -";--- r>,  V ' Miss" E. M. Forster,- who 'spent the  //past/seasoif with .herjbrother,- at-the  ',Denovari; ranch", -left'on Mondays for  -^England, where - she . will spend7 the  . .winter..-      "'.-.-      -   .        -  y*' -  '   Afterv a-' lingering ;  illness,' Mrs.  '-. Schammerhorn died'at an' early .hour  l'  v        *-      -v   - -,'    -      -       -~  ���������������������������, Sunday-; morning.,  --Intermentt~ was  , .held from the Methodist church-Monday afternoon.    I   - J    .,   - y ":-.' "���������������������������:  Word-was'  received   from Victoria  . this week that Allan   Marwood-was  confined   to   the , hospital, where, he  ' was - hurriedly   taken   to "undergo an  " operation for' appendicitis.  The members of the Girls' Guild' of  the"' Presbyterian church.-* gave'a  Shower at the home "of Miss Duncan,  Monday evening to Miss Nichol; one  of .their number, and many "were the  dainty presents-poured down.   -"  The .whist drive given some evenings "ago by the Enderby .tennis club'  proved one of the most- enjoyable,  but from the financial standpoint it  failed to realize   what its promoters  =had==hoped===for7==*=Secretary^=Atten--  borough worked   hard   to make the  the increasing- attendance. The ratepayers of that school district held a  meeting a few evenings- ago and voted to accept the, offer made by the  owners of' the-Grindrod townsite, donating .three lots to the-school, pror  vided the patrons of the school purchased two additional lots, making  an acre in all. The Department of  Education has since agreed"to erect  a .suitable, school .building thereon.  CITY "COUNCIL MEETING:.  B. C. APPLES FOR AUSTRALIA  affair the success it" was.  Dr.  Robertson,  Provincial  Superin- of repairs to the intake of the water  The regular? monthly meeting of the  City Council ���������������������������was - held on Monday  evening; present, Acting Mayor Worthington, Aldermen Blanchard, Grant  and.Teece. - ''.7.  ���������������������������     " ���������������������������_' --   -A  ' After1 the'reading"of, the" minutes of  several- past "meetings"and*,their" ap-"  proyal,- the : Council .again"1 took up  the'consideration of proposed'amendments: to the -building-by-la w'.~ "-'The  purpose of, ~ these \*{ amendments" * is '-to  loosen up/some in the fire limits-and  tighten up":in "the unrestricted district. \ H 'the./ amendments , carry  when^the. amending by-law-is- up* for  passage, it will be r possible^ in-future  to build- a metal-sheeting -block.,on  Clifl "street within, the fire limits, and  an ordinary frame, building on.the  north - side _' of /Russell street -.within  the restricted zone," _ provided'" the  building, does - not}- extend within'80  feet of Cliff street. - ' * - _.- A   -  .i , . ,'.  A letter   was   read, from Mrs., A".  Grlen, asking half -the,cost of a line  fence r between the . cemetery and- the  Glen, property. .,' The^ Clerk^was instructed to, write Mrs. Glen-stating  that the City, does not-acknowledge  the account, since- the fence referred  to was - erected some years prior, to  the purchase of' the cemetery property of the city.   .  A request for a crossing on Regent  street^was^received���������������������������from^Bogert^&r  Paradis, and granted.  Aid. Grant brought up the question  tendent of education, visited Enderby  the past week. He was greatly  pleased with the appearance of the  new school, and complimented the  Board of School Trustees and the  _ builders.on _the_excellent .material and  workmanship put into the structure  Mr. John M. Flemming was on a  business trip to Enderby the past  week from Vancouver. Mr. Flemming  states that there is a considerable  movement this way of the investing  public, and predicts many homcseek-  ers will locate in the Enderby district this winter and the coming  spring.  With a very enjoyable dance given  last evening in the Opera House, th  Enderby Orchestra inaugurated its  first season's dances, which it is proposed to conduct this winter. The  dances will run in series of six, to  be given in the Opera House every  other Wednesday evening.  The Vernon Board of Trade will  again send a carload of Xmas1 apples  for delivery in the Old Country in  one-box shipments from friends; in the  Okanagan. The car will leave Vernon on the 18th October. The pric  per box delivered to any address in  England, Ireland, Scotland or Wales  will be: for special varieties, $3.50;  for finest No. 1 commercial pack,  $3.25. Address all orders,. The Secretary, Vernon Board of Trade.  The Government will erect a new  school at Grindrod   to accommodate  system, and it was decided that action should at once be taken to have  this matter attended to.  It was also pointed out that th  installation of an iron jointed pipe  fqr_the.fwater_main_through the river  and the low ground east along the  bridge would have to be undertaken  at once if it was to be finished this  fall.  BLACKBURN - NICHOL NUPTIALS  The shipment . of, no less .than sixteen carloads of choice Okanagan apples for Australia by the steamship  Marama on Wednesday night of last  week, together with 300 tons of B.C.  potatoes, and a large quantity of  onions for Suva, Fiji Islands, has  given great satisfaction to Fruit In^  spector Cunningham because the Australian, quarantine regulations in.regard .to, fruit" are the most severe in  the world, says the Vancouver,Province. ' .     ";  "  -"Our local, fruit' has   a great advantage   over " all   competitors,    because this-province is absolutely free  from the, codlin'moth, San Jose scale  peach borer,    Mediterranean fruit' fly  and   potato"  tuber: moth,''  declared  the.' inspector, ]as: he pointed/out1 the  great ..opportunities   for ' developing  the Australian- trade- for "winter fruit.  * 'The .-Australian regulations are very  strict:   "The' finding, of the , larvae -of  moths. - would.,'mean"'*that: the , whole  shipment would - be' rejected^ and/this  gives British -Columbia, ^with'-ia1' record .of. freedom - from;   insect" pests, _ a  great -��������������������������� opportunity, in.their I market.  The. prospects   are ~very; good for a  large ,tfade in view   of the -fact that  our products..are"clean and pure." _".  ' The entire-shipment--.was.inspected  by/Mr. Cunhungham/.who made out  forty ���������������������������certificates, -testifying   to'.-,'the  fact .that' the shipment had passed-all  the-tests.'-    /< .    .      .-.J .* ~.        -..: "-"  .. As' indicating - the ."-"ravages , of the  potato tuber/moth,  the'official "bulletin^ for-, September J-issued by the  state pf "California,   warns,the California growers that unless the growers take steps tc*/ prevent infected potatoes from being   shipped, out," that  some of   the   other ��������������������������� states will take  action   to * prevent   the    shipping of  California potatoes, and that the result will   be   a   serious   loss to the  growers of that state."  Winter Packing Schools to be Again  Taken Up: by the Government  "SECOND"1lPPLE SHOW  The Department of Agriculture, in  accordance with its policy - of the  past' four years, will continue the  fruit packing schools during the coming winter." The packing schools  proved, even - more popular in 1913  than previously and it is expected  that there will be "a greater.' growth  in. .the. work this .winter..- It is  hoped-that this year schools" will- be  placed in every 'fruit district of the  Province where a sufficient number of  pupils-can* be'secured. ���������������������������* -     ' ,- . 'J  The, class - of - instruction furnished  by the experts employed by the'* Department in-previous years, has demonstrated _its efficiency;in meeting.the  competition' of Oregon'/and Washington" in fruit packing. ���������������������������, The experience  and standing' of ' the -instructors' secured^ and^" the J confidence reposedMn  them .by the.-Department;' guarantee  to the'fruit* growerV-the "highest class  of;instruction. '"���������������������������'-/."\-y 7/ -"i-':'~;W'-""  ._ ,*As*in previous "years,-the-local administration of the '" packing schools  will" be" placed,-in,, the hands, of-a re-,  sponsible" local*"body, suchr as .the  Farmers'/.InstituteV" the Fruit Grow-,  ers's" Association , or. 'the "Board~'df  Trade."- A'z -fV'y, 7^.7'7'''"z '7'}  ���������������������������"The-Department',bf Agriculture' pro-,  vides' the-instructor "and, pays his expenses. .0Thc Department; will, also  bear, the cost of:"the'"packing,"paper/  the fruit 'and all 'other legitimate-expenses,- except that of the secretarial  work, which it has-been found most  satisfactory to ; leave "to locaL-arrangement; and the rent of the hall,  and its heating "and. lighting.  -The responsible .^organization in  each case will be required to guarantee a minimum of twelve pupils, but  not more than' fifteen, with the pro  per qualifications, at a fee "of "-three  dollars each, to   take_/the__twelve Alea-_  sent-to you the important advantage  to be gained from the packing school,  particularly in the way of practical  and thorough. instruction ��������������������������� in actual  commercial packing.  Fruit growers wilLgainin addition  a good deal of information "about the..  methods and   equipment used, by the -  most" "progressive .associations,  also,  about the interpretation of the Fruit, '  Marks/'Act,^  and --about    exhibition  packing by   attending  ��������������������������� the   packing  school' for - instruction. ���������������������������   .,- -"'.. \-  Pupils" who gain , a score of 75. per  cent 'for,/.'efficiency    in   the I packing  school, and who   put up~a creditable'1;  pack, for -' the - Department prizes _ the  following/ autumn, -  will /receive, a '.;  diploma certifying to; the. same. from,,'  the.Department.      WM. E^ SCOTT, ������������������������������������������������������,,-_  7-1-  '"   -p.   \.'v    "'- ."Deuuty. Minister/ -."  wy/  i >-  -r~",. i^t^vz  -pr^A*-,       .    . _  ,mjy.-"~, ",*s.-,|  ���������������������������= ������������������������������������������������������^ss  CANADA'S GRAIN CROP  J~lT7_-MriJ,i, ji   *������������������.   j^Jtc-n_s3n_ ���������������������������  ,Zr.1kS  ZVfxiii  The marriage of Miss Maud Vivian  Nichol, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.  Jas. Nichol, to Mr. William Blackburn, was celebrated in the Presbyterian church Wednesday afternoon  Oct. 8th, at 4 p. ni., the Rev. Mr.  Dow officiating.  Miss Annie Thompson acted as  bride's maid, and the Misses Kate  Nichol and Nellie Linton flower girls,  with Ernest McMahon groomsman.  The church was crowded by the many  friends of the young couple, and was  appropriately decorated with asters  and asparagus ferns.  After the ceremony was concluded  the wedding party adjourned to the  home of the bride's parents where  the wedding supper was served.  The bride and groom are highly, esteemed by- all Enderbyites, where  they have residad from infancy. Mr.  Blackburn has prepared a cozy home  for his young   bride   in the Poison  Flewwelling addition, where they will;Forms   of   declaration   can  reside. Itained at the City Hall.  Vernon citizens were not anxious to  take the Okanagan Apple Show this  season, but since they have taken it  up they are determined to make it a  success, and something in which the  Valley can take just pride. Plans  for the show,   which will be held on  the_ 22nd_ and.. 23ra of ,_October,..are  rapidly being whipped into shape, according to the News.  The Apple Show Committee is considering tentative plans for some  form of evening entertainment to be  held in the exhibition building, and  will probably arrange for two concerts.  Many inquiries are coming in from  prospective exhibitors. Special rates  for the Apple Show have been announced by the C.P.R. for all towns  and cities between Calgary and Vancouver on the main line, and all  points on the Okanagan branch. The  rate will be one and one-third fare  for round trip tickets sold from Oct.  ''21st to 23rd, with a final return  limited set for Oct. 25th. This rate  will' be cut in half for bands or other  musical organizations coming to the  Apple  Show.  Householders and licence holders  are reminded that if they desire their  names placed on the City voters'  list for the ensuing year it is necessary for them to make the statutory  declaration required by law, and to' should provide  deliver same to the Oity Clerk some sary information,  sons of two and a half hours a lesson, the school extending over the  week. In a limited number of districts a double packing school can  be-arranged for, in which the minimum guarantee will be twenty:four  pupils, but not more than thirty, for  the same number of lessons.  The hall for 15 pupils must be at  least- 30 - feet" by " 15 "fcetTand "well  'ighted. It must bc sufficiently  heated to prevent chilling of thf  fingers of the packers, and to prevent freezing of the fruit a/t night.  The Department will as far as possible, use local fruit. At the time  of making application for the pack-  ng school, you are requested to reserve fruit at the rate of 2J to 3  boxes per pupil. The harder varieties, such as Ben Davis, are preferred. Fruit must be in good condition, but need not be graded, and  none should run under 2\ inches in  diameter. The Department will pay  the legitimate market price, as determined by the Instructor on inspection.  Jf local fruit cannot be secured, the  Department should bo expressly notified and will undertake to secure  same.  The instructor will bring with him  the necessary packing tables and  fruit paper. The Department expects that he will be met on his arrival by some responsible person,who  him with all neces-  so    as to get the  time during    the   month of October, school  under   way    without    loss of  be   ob-, time  It seems   hardly   necessary to pre-  experts* of the various' provinces. The  C.P.R. estimate, which is substan-'  tially k confirmed by the various reports from the grain exchanges, anticipates that the total grain yield  of the west for 1913 will be 509,462,-  000 bushels, made up. as follows:  Wheat, 198,019,999 bushels; oats 233,-  829,000 bushels; barley, ���������������������������63,980)q00_  buBhelsT~flax7"13,36"4",000-'bushelsT  Allowing that the crops are marketed at current rates in the various  provinces, it is calculated that they^  will bring to the'farmers the following sums: Manitoba, wheat, $27,116,-  040*. oats $26,772,000, barley $16,156,-  000, flax $1,518,000, total $71,562,840;  Saskatchewan, wheat $81,508,000,  oats $27,065,880, barley $4,420,800,  .ax $12,764,400, total $125,759,080;  Alberta, wheat $15,536,408, oats $11,-  086,250, barley $3,732,300, flax $715,-  00, total $34,309,100; grand total,  $228,391,070.  NOME SWEPT BY GALE  A shrieking gale, carrying with it  the bitter cold of Bering Sea, on the  6th of October piled the-high tidewaters deep in the streets of Nome,  the most northerly city in the wonld.  and the city, built upon a narrow  strip of shifting sand, was literally-  overwhelmed. The people were left  homeless, and facing disaster in a  blinding snow storm.  Afternoon tea and evening tea will  be served at Joe's. When down  town take advantage of it in his  cosy tea parlor.  ���������������������������K-  f^tt'l  j.y  7-i-J  / The grain crop of' Canada-this year'-X-A  will put no,, less "a/'suinV than $228?4.^" < ^4������������������wf  391,070*;intoithe- pockets^ or^the^bahlr';/,- yy/J -'-"  accounts]of'' the '��������������������������� farmers"of. Canada?,,;;  This sum has-been   computed by.'"a"V"  prominent banker,'  who.has recently.)Ay  been engaged in, "working ' out"some':.'  financial problems-in connection! with" K  the moving;of  -the.-grain crop", and'''.,  who paid,- a , personal.,/visit to".the ,'  largep-grain. centres'of the-west in.his:-A  work:.   Of-this ^ enormous sum; Sas-*'*  katchewan.will/take the: lion's share,".-.  $125,-759,080   .^being '   the_   estimated ,/  -t   *- - --"-v-ir,.! i *  amount   that -. will   go to" the great A~_  middle   west province, .p --~ Manitoba "\  comes next with ah .estimated .total. "���������������������������  of $71,562,040,  while   Alberta's share ,  this "year is estimatedat $31,069,959. V  'These figures have" been calculated '/~  from the estimates of the crop given -  both the C.P.R. crop estimators and  alsp3yjth^gures_given_by^the=gmin~i=  "A THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, October ,9, 1913  thing to arbitrarily make rates and  regulations contrary to the interests  of the 'phone users. It is quite another thing to attempt to force the  people to use the service. It is not  so serious a matter to have to order  the 'phones out.  THROWING THE TOWN DOWN  ENDERBY PRESS  Published  every  Thursday at   Endcrfjy, B.C. at  S2 par year, by the Walker Press.  Advertisi:-.K Rates: Transient. 50c an iiveh first  insertion, 25c each subsequent insertion. Contract advertising, $1 an inoh per month.  Legal Notices: 12c a line fir������������������t inHertion: 8c a line  ffoch subsequent insertion.  Rending- Notices and Locals: 15c a line.  OCTOBER 9, 1913  A new and up-to-date stock of  Imported goods just to hand.  Excellent in style, quality-and  finish. Also a fine selection of  shaving and hand mirrors.  Come in and see them.  ^������������������tH>Mf..t������������������������������������M0������������������|-t-������������������*'t-t-t"������������������"|-<-<"|-t������������������*HI*^f"������������������  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  ClifT St. Enderby  BULL-HEADED- POLICY  Campers and  Pleasure Parties  I am inaugurating a regular Mr-  vice for the summer months, on Ma-  s=^Del^Imke7=making-th"e=trip-every^Sun-^  day morning, or as otherwise required, from Cottonwood Point to  the Mill Warehouse, furnishing my  gasoline launch or row boats ai may  be desired, by the trip, hour, day,  week or month, to all the fishing  places on the lake and the camping  grounds.     Prices reasonable for good  ._ service. .. Address���������������������������     F. D. ABBOTT  Cottonwood Point.  If you  have land  to sell  List it with me.  If vou want to  buy land, see me.  My new booklet dcHcriptivf of the Mara Die-  triet ia now out.   GET   ONK.  Chas. W. Little  The.Summerland Review says,  and  we think very wisely:,  "The folly of the policy adopted by  the Okanagan Telephone Company is  very    evident.       This   policy,  which  has been "persistently adhered to, and  is likely to be continued until death,  is a sure and certain   means of slow  but effective   suicide.       The attitude  of 'take what I give you or do without,' and lack of effort to co-operate  with, ancl endeavor to m-eet the views  of telephone    users,  is accomplishing  the only   possible    result.   As far as  we can    learn    close   to if not fully  half   a    hundred    'phones    connected  with the Summerland Exchange have  been ordered out, and in" view of the  increased price and the dwindling usefulness    of    the   remaining      'phones  others will rapidly   disappear.      Reference to the notes of our Peachland  correspondent   will   show " that    the  ame    result   is    experienced     there.  Seemingly but    few    'phones remain.  *TH*e==P -5axhllTO=:^frespoirdeff'*r==say s:  There  is  considerable  dissatisfaction  expressed   with    the   Okanagan Telephone Co.'s    rates,    indeed,  so much  so tbat almost all the phones among  the farmers have been taken out, and  also some of those in business places.  Out of   twenty    on    this side of the  town not one remains."  -A-similar attitude is-shown-by the  telephone company   in Enderby, with  results    similar,    though   on a somewhat smaller scale.     In Enderby the  telephone company   is    bound  by the  franchise granted by the city to give  a $,'! service to business bouses and a  $2    service    to- residences.     But the  new rates    adopted   by tbe company  makes   tbe   charge     $. for    business  'phones   and    ?3   for    home  "phones,  with a rebate   of $1 in either case if  paid  on    or    before    the 15th of the  month.       The    company    is    further  bound by franchise    to give 11 hours  continuous service    daily except Sun  day, and this,  they say, thcy cannot  afford to give with the limited number of 'phones in use in Enderby.  This, of course, is the telephone  company's business, The arbitrary  policy adopted is certainly not increasing the 'phones in use. They  are growing less monthly, and will  eventually be so few as to make the  few in use of little or no value to  the users who feel they cannot do  without them. The company apparently docs not care whether the people of Enderby do business with it  ���������������������������m i n r\     i        l  i\/r       ���������������������������n n   > or not> arul- after all is said, this is  Eldernell Orchard, Mara, B.C. jthe   company's   privilege,     it is one  In 1908 is cost tbe city of Enderby  three months of hard fighting and a  few hundred dollars to put through  the franchise finally agreed to and  accepted by the old Okanagan Telephone Company. Whether or not  the franchise as adopted was worth  the effort and expense then put forth,  is a question that has never been put  to a test. In any event, the franchise as then adopted stands today,  and is as binding upon the new company as the old company. When the  question of putting the new rates and  hours into force came up in the City  Council some weeks ago on receipt of  a notice from the Okanagan Telephone Company, the City Council  instructed the City Clerk to "notify  the company that such change of  i-ates if made would be a direct infringement of the agreement entered  into on Sept.^ 12th, 1908, between  them and the City and that it is impossible for the Council to sanction  such an infringement."  On the following month, the telephone company rendered a monthly  account for $4 in accord with the  new regulations which the Council  had refused to sanction. The matter again came up and "it was moved  by Aid. Worthington, seconded by  Aid. Blanchard, 'that the payment  be offered to the Okanagan Telephone  Company at the old rate, and no  more." The motion was carried  unanimously. "  On or before the 15th of September  City Clerk.Rosoman received instructions from   Acting   Mayor Worthington to pay the   account of the Okanagan Telephone Company in accordance with- the    new' rate, and which  the .Council had   -refused to sanction  at. the two ..previous meetings of. the  Council.   And payment was so made.  What we would   now like to know  is the    position'   of   the   City in'the  matter?" The City Council* is on record as refusing   to    sanction the infringement of   the   conditions of the  franchise, by    the    company.   And in  the face of this, ��������������������������� and Aid. Worthing-  ton's own   motion    to adhere to-the  old rate,  we   have    Mr. Worthington  as' acting    mayor   ordering   the City  Clerk to make payment in compliance  with the new rate and regulations.  If Acting Mayor Worthington in  giving these instructions was* acting  under instructions given at a subsequent meeting of tbe Council, then  the Oity is admitting that the telephone franchise is not worth the paper it is written upon. On the other  hand, if Acting Mayor W7orthington  in giving these instructions acted on  bis own authority and without the  khoXvledfc^f  You    will    find    exactly  what you have been planning in the way of a stove or a  range at this store at your own  price. Come in today and let us show you our  selection  and explain the advantages  of  each  J  MMgJNKi. H EATtNSINS^ JUJNG  R9  ' -"������������������������������������������������������ AJk  .1  Just Arrived  cases  the   Council,  what  the City's position in the matter ?  is  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 arc killed and brought to the  meat block strictly FRESH.  We buy first-hand for spot cash, so  can give you the best price possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  A fine line of horse blankets, robes, rugs, suit  heavy and   light    harness always on hand.-    Repairs  A   good stock of  promptly done.  C. RUTHERFORD, Cliff St., Enderby  eer Park Fruit Land  ENDERBY  OVER 65 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  No Irrigation Required  These lands aro sltuaUd.M tbe benches near Enderby and are especial--  _ly_siiited_for Fruit. and__Vegetables, .and,_havlng_be*n in-crop,-are-In splendid condition (or plantta*-*.  An experienced fruit grower is in charge and will give instruction to  purchasers free of charge, w orehar. "vill be planted and cured for at a  raoderato charge.  160 acres; sub-dtrlded lot* M-������������������ere lots ..*��������������������������� now on the market at $176  per acre.  Get in on the first block m4 make money on the advance.  : Apply to���������������������������  GEORGE PAKHAM,  Deer Park Land Office, Enderby.  Trade Marki  Designs  Copyrights Ac  Anyone .ending a sketch and description may  -���������������������������������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������- -      who"  nbly patentable.   C  .      ......   Jontfal. HANDBOOK  sent froo. Oldest TTi:aiiey for scouring uatcnti.  through Muuu & Co. recolre  qnlcklr ascertain our opinion froe  Invontlnn Is prohnbly pa   Uons fltrlotly conllilentlal  lotlior AD  alontabto.   Comrrmnlca.  HANDBOOK on Patents  Patents takon turougL    special notice, without charge, la tho  Scientific JMricatt.  Lftrjeit dr-  Tsrms  for    .       _   .    .     .   Sold by  newsaoaAont.  ^UNN8Co.38'B-^NewYork  Brwioh onice. 025 IT St., \Vashlu_ton, D. 0.  A handsomely Ulnsu-ated -reekly.  oulaiion of any  scientific  journal  C-viaila, $3.76 a yoar, pontage prspald.  all ;  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Dray ing of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers  and  Tourists in  vited to give us a trial.  '> $x$*4*<S^<$xH*$'-3>'^^  Norman Grant  BUILDER &  CONTRACTOR  Plans and estimates  Furnished  Dealer in Windows, Doors, Tunnings,  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. IV '  r  |o-  11  Thursday, October 9, 1913  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  VIOLATING    SEED   CONTROL ACT  CANADA  Paid-up Capital. Reserve Fund ������������������������������������ *>7ff AAA  and Undivided Prolhs (Over) V><J?w������������������������������������>������������������UvU  Total Assets (Over)    $63,000,000  A Network of Branches  Throughout the West  In the three Prairie Provinces  there are over 195 Branches of the  Union Bank of Canada���������������������������and the  Plead Office is now in Winnipeg.  This means an exceptional  banking service for the Western  business men, farmers,- ranchers,  grain buyers, miners and everyone  else who earns and handles money.  If you live far from town, bank  with us by Mail. It is convenient  and very satisfactory.  fiiderby Branch, _  W. 0. c. CHRISTIE, Manager  A case of general interest to farmers and others throughout British  Columbia was recently brought under  the seed control Act, when ,the Sylvester Peed Company of Victoria,was  'convicted of selling cabbage seed of  low vitality without indicating the  i percentage of the same. Under Section 10 of the Dominion Seed Control Act all farm and vegetable seeds  which germinate lower than two-  thirds thc standard vitality of good  seed for that particular variety,  must be labelled with the percentage  of. germination.  It is the intention of the Dominion  Department of Agriculture to strictly  I enforce all the provisions of the Seed  j Control    Act   of>   1911,   and    anyone  !handling seeds should see to it that  their seed ' complies    with    this Act.  The   Dominion   Seed    Laboratory at  Calgary,  Alta., is   at the service of  anyone desirous of having seed tested  either    for   vitality   or    weed seeds.  Copies of the Act and information as  to the same   may   also   be obtained  from the same address.  ought to know, but we think it is  just as well to get up in time for  breakfast, at least until these scientific men have evolved a system of  doing without dinner and supper as  well.  SUMMERLAND  HOTEL  CLOSED  After struggling for some years to  conduct an hotel at Summerland  without a liquor license," the .hotel  company has finally decided to close  the doors, and Summerland's only  hotel will go out of business. Por  the past year or two the proprietors  of the hotel have endeavored to avert  the inevitable    by    getting" a bar li-  they were ready  on a table license.  But -the people of - Summerland were  "dead sot" against allowing liquor of  any quantity to be disposed of in the  , hotel. They . did not use the hotel  themselves; they did not use-liquor  themselves;, they, did-not like to see  anyone else use Miquor;'.they did not  want to   see    liquor - around.  KETTLE  VALLEY  RAILROAD  SYNOPSIS Of COAL MINING. RKUUIHMR  Coal,mining rights of the Dominion  in Manitoba,    Saskatchewan and Al-  . berta,    the    Yukon     Territory,    th������������������  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 be leased to one applicant.      ' *���������������������������  Application    for- a   lease must b������������������ icense.   This 'failing,  made by the   applicant in. person to . to compromise  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 " Ugal  sub-divisions of .sections, and in un:  surveyed , territory   the tract applied  for shall 'be staked 'out by th������������������ appli-.  cant himself. ' .. '���������������������������  /"Each   application   must.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 mer-,  charitable output of the mine at the  rate "of five cents" per ton. '���������������������������', .  "���������������������������- - J  ' The person operating the. mine shall  .'furnish "-the' Agent-with" sworn- returns  accounting- for,'',the':-full quantity;-of*.  . merchantable;coal .mined and; pay."wthe';j  ��������������������������� royalty thereon./'if-the coal -mining i  ,' rights are' .not .being ^operated,".such j  returns should 'be furnished at least,  "once a year. A ���������������������������' '--   , A  A  ' < The lease will include" the coal mining rights,only, but the lessee may-be'  permitted   -. to-r.'purchase-,   whatever  -.available.-surface rights may be .considered necessary  for the working ol  the mine at the rate of $10.00 an acre  ,    For   full ~ information   aoytUoation  should be, made   to the Secretary of  the Department   of. the Interior, .Ottawa, or to any Agent or Suk-Agent  of Dominion Lands. <  '  .      _. W.' W., CORY, '  Deputy" Minister of the Interior.  -    N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized    publication , of  thia advertisement will not be paid for.  NEGLECTING WORK  Early this year the City of Ender  by voted upon a loan by-law to pro  vide the necessary funds to make repairs at the head   of the water system.     The by-law carried, the bond?  were disposed of and the money pro  vided.     Since which nothing has beei*-  done.     The temporary intake at the  head of the    system   is   so flimsy it  actually alarms    one to think of our  going   into    the   winter with such a  slim thread holding our water supply  in place.     The   matter has been discussed time and    again at the meetf  ings of the City Council, and various  decisions   arrived    at, but up to the  present time-   the   city is no farther  ahead than; when   tne spring opened.  It is becoming-'more important daily  that" this"work should be undertaken.  The winter'.* snows   are    only    a few  weeks off. '-ft is   only by the best of  good fortune    that   'the city's water  supply supply    has    not been cut off  this summer.     It    is almost certain  to go this fall or winter if the work  already, provided for is not soon undertaken.  We  have  added  the  Columbia  Instruments  and Records  to our stock      i  Reserve your orders for Toys  for_ the Children. We will  have in stock for Christmas  the finest line of Dolls, Toy-  Novelties, etc.^ ever shown  in'Enderby, at popular prices.  ENDERBY   MUSIC   STORE  J. E. CRANE,  Agent also for Church and Parlor Oraahi  Also Fire and Life Insurance ._  Office in B ELL brick block     ,'  Enderby Atrent  THE THREE MODERN GODS.  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  SHUSWAP. & OKANAGAN BRANCH  Daily trains both .vrays from Sicamous Junction to Okanagan Landing:  South  bound  read down  10.20  (Lv)  10.51  STATIONS  Jet  11.05  11.19  11.45  11.53  12.03  12.30  12.50 (Ar)  H. W. BROPIE  Gen. Pas. Agt.  Vancouver  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  JNO.BURNHAM  Agent  Enderby  Steel on" the-Kettle Valley, Railway  will be laid to. the'Summit, 76 miles  west .of ��������������������������� Midway, -by- December���������������������������.,lst,~  according, to plan's' of those ^now^ in'  charge,of the work. The roadbed is  m^readiness, but.there will be-about  48-,days:of\ bridge ' building, and 20  days of, steel laying"_in the llxmiles  remaining to reach the Summit.-  The*- laying' of steel" from Wolfe  Creek, at'mile 65'.west from-Midway,-  started last Iweek, but there will'be  three ..bridges,-to build' in the first  three miles. The bridges are framed  at Carmi ready ��������������������������� for. 'installing.- The  work-'is-now being done by the railway.company, but it is expected that  it/will be'late next " summer before  the link to Penticton will be connected up.���������������������������Grand Forks Gazette'.-  /  UNNECESSARY, BUT���������������������������  The London "Lancet," that most  learned of medical journals, discussing breakfast, declares that it is an  unnecessary meal. It says that after  a.nightls^sleep^bodily^strength^both  nervous . and muscular, is at its  height and that work can be taken  up without food. This sounds very  well, but we'd like to see the editor  of ''The Lancet" tackle a job- of har������������������l  physical work before. breakfast and  see how long he'd hold it out. Of  course this   learned    medical journal  Hon. S. H. Blake, K. C, whose  vigorous words and strong per:  sonality were the outstanding  features of the recent se'ssion of  the Ontario Anglican Synod,"' is a  master of .the art of saying much  in a few, words. *' ^ > r   .  - In a conversation with a newspaperman the-bther day he was  asked to ' summarize' what he  thought'of the\civilized world as  it stands. .:   { ..,,, ������������������������������������������������������   ,,*-  . ' 'It bows down to three heathen  gods';" he--.said: "Mammon, the  sod of greed;Mars',, the, god^of.  wa,r, and Bacchus,, the/god ,':of  vC'iriei ll'Against\thbse'three-- it; is  almost'' impossible, to 'do' anything:", /  - /"���������������������������",. - "- - "- ."'  p    . _ -  r  .        ,   i ��������������������������� - ���������������������������  ' Persons who,, really -'get the/most  out of- life, .'.have'-'something-before  they get it that cannot be.; stolen or  borrowed. ' . "    -   -   "-   ' .    '.  , ������������������������������������������������������ \   You will find  Millin ery Sty lies absolutely  correct at MUNRO'S i  -    **��������������������������� ���������������������������  '    ,   -V ** -       ** *.       -"*"������������������" i -'/ l  ---   --;."    '   y     AryV ,        yV  "r  'V A'   ���������������������������   :  OUR MRS. WATSON.HAS RET URNEDFROM'' HER   STYLE TRIP  TO.THE AMERICAN    AND COAST OPENINGS,..AND Ms :, PREPARED  WITH THE LATEST NOVELTIES IN HATS AED TRIMMINGS.      '/Z A  '..��������������������������� . MAKE BUYING EASY, AT, MUNROS., -'-' ���������������������������   ���������������������������/.'. " '7.7  ���������������������������    Mrs. "'Watson.'s trimming 'experience in Chicago and "Cleveland", U.S/AT A  ensures high class style" and'workmanship!.  -*   "   .-     Z,J'-\-'-i/������������������������������������������������������ z A- ,   V :"  --   -"*���������������������������- "������������������������������������������������������* '"���������������������������'."',    ,",' ������������������������������������������������������   *     ? *���������������������������" -��������������������������� i -,.   '���������������������������.'-''     -   y>. V ': ..-:���������������������������. -f-J ;  "THE, DRY-GOODS---SPECIALISTS  ft  . t.-  '-��������������������������� <* ���������������������������  "3 ONTRACTOR  AND',  BULGERS.  ���������������������������' The C.r P.R. -tunnel, being driven  at Roger's Pass .will be five miles long  and 22x30f!feet, in size. r.  ESri'/IATES.-  cheerfully':  Furnished'  ENDERBY,, B.  i Furniture  and Household Goods  Carpets, Linoleums,and Wicker Goods. .  '. 7., ���������������������������']  '7/       -    '.     . Picture Framing and Upholstering. ���������������������������.    Jy. >'"-���������������������������'  ���������������������������   - -7     ��������������������������� --- -���������������������������' Undertaking and Embalming*  JL-������������������ -������������������_.t-J������������������>-������������������ ������������������������������������������������������.-���������������������������--���������������������������-_f_-.������������������-_t_-*.-������������������-.<L.t__������������������__t_������������������.->.-���������������������������,-f ,A  TTV'* T IT iVJ  rl"iVr*r���������������������������������������������'n  I  f  ft  Ift^M  FALL FAIR  ....  ARMBTRONGyBre.��������������������������� ~  THE   ALWAYS  UNIFORM FLOUR  >���������������������������*������������������ *^i iHriw*'* ���������������������������*������������������������������������*������������������-a r*"  Maintains its HIGH STANDARD OP 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 WASHING  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.  A fine class   of   pictures are being  shown at the Opera House this week.  COLUMBIA   FLOURING   MILLS   CO. Limited.  '.  X  1  ?  ?  i  LARGEST FAIR IN THE OKANAGAN  L a  October 9-10  19 13  Accommodation for 500 head of Live Stock  Splendid List oj Special Prizes  Three Prizes in Each Class  D. MATHESON  President  F. C. WOLFENDEN  ' Secretary  .:wj^+.:h-h-:h-:'+':'*h~^w~h-:-H' ���������������������������k*k-i������������������* *4-w-H^+<H-o^->+<>+������������������+<-i^i-������������������  When your Letter Paper runs low, let  U8 print the next lot.       Walker Press  ���������������������������.",' ?..-i.-li  ft i -  AAii"h  -"M 'J*3*,.,  r-~'-y:-"!i-  ���������������������������o\  *&l  l"\l  ill  L*;������������������"i  ���������������������������yv.\A  'I        ���������������������������, e.S  "i&l  ^Aiy\  -...   'i.'.',r  -:---���������������������������>, V i.  ,\'. / J.I. r.  it,- y.k4'l-.  ���������������������������y,  i-."*'1'S.i.  ���������������������������'���������������������������i-Vl  Armstrong & Spallumcheen       I  y g-  7J\  'i THE   PRESS,   ENDERBY,    BRITISH    COLUMBIA  1  ���������������������������j^M-M-HM-M-H-W-H-M  .* THE *   j  SPIDER WEB f  If only Stephen Drake bad not been. Drake,   wis treacherous path had sud-  there. /  But be was there and a formidable  obstacle, for now we were in tbe same  box bordered path  with Molly several  yards beyond us.  At that moment she appeared to me  to be,the unattainable.  deuly pone astray ami led blm out into j  the midst of the herb garden.  "Good night, greedy spider!" he called back to Molly.   "I'm going to soothe '  myself with music." * i  "Good night, happy fly!" teased Molly.   Hut her sweet voice trembled, for  "LE BRIGADIER."  THE WINTER TRAIL  How   Col.   Sam   Hughes   Assisted   an' The Trip  of the   Peace  River  Home-  "Which road "do you take, Jack?" de-'now that Stephen had gome to Sylvia  uianded Stephen genially. she and 1 were alone*' In the gardeu-  Unfortunat.e- Singer at a Banquet.  . When tlie Minister o'^ Mililia was in  Sherbrnoke a short time ago lie was a  guest afaiTinformal banquet given by  the officers of tlie district.   During the  steader  Into Town  Is a Rare Treat.  Tlie  oxen  drive  up  to  the  d*.ir oi  the   homesteader's   sod-rooied   shack,  budding and grub-box  are thrown by  A Story of a Labyrinth  By  CLARISSA    MACKIE     -{;  -K-H-W-:-i-H~W-!-I-i-H-:~W  1 looked up to see that there was  choice of two paths to take now. This  was the most diflicult turning of all.  (f one chose the wroug' turning here  he might go buck to-the outer edge of  alone futlie spider web!  Only a few rows of boxwood separated ns. and the white rose petals  were scattered along tbe path 1 was  to follow.  It led me straight to the slim white  evening one oflicer set ont to sing the   the baled hay on the sleigh rack, and  .stirring did French  song,  "Le  Hrigu-, hurrah for civilization! Tlie drive may  dier," when, to tlie officer's confusion  and   tlie- company's   disappointment.  It   was   a   June   evening.     The   old  Dougbtou  mansion  was bathed in the  the   w������������������l>  Jin'4   have   to   begin  all   over  again.   Of course the right turn would j figure standing there among the bride  bring oue nearer to the center. | roses, and   when  J  took  her Into my  Once when 1 was a boy Molly'd ' nrms and my face was crushed agaiust  light of the rising moon, which Hooded' brother Tom and I bad spent, a uiglit (ipps and the fragrant white petals I  the old fnshio'ned garden and showed in that wretched spider's web. Wo knew that she had been waiting for  the  ancient   maze   called   "the  spider   had essayed to thread its intricacies nt   mc ri 11  along in  the  maze of clrcum-  web."   In the very center ol the maze,   twilight and  had   become 'lost  within   stances���������������������������and  she   herself  had  drifted    ment and sang the song through from  first to last.  If   a   man   wiih   tlie   fine   militarv  the would-be singer found that he iiad  forgotten the words. Next to the difficulty of singing a song without  knowing the tune, is that arising from  ignorance of the words. Confronted  by the latter, the officer had to ask  to be excused.  Like a' general relieving a besieged  town, tlie Minister of Militia came (o  the rescue. Taking his seat at tlie  piano, he played his own acconipani  tbe spot  so  dillicult   to attain,  some-; Its mazes     Too-proud spirited to call . white  petals of hope along my path,  thing white gleamed. . for    delivereuce.    we    had    wandered   just as tb!s June ulgbt she had drop-  Mollv  Uoughtun  was standing there   ii round and around uniil. tired out. wo ' pP(j  white rose petals to guide me to  picking the great white Pride roses rhat   fell asleep to awaken on the outer edge ,' her place in the center of the web.  formed a snowy pyramid  iu the cen-' of the web with our indignant relatives,    j.  was  not  yet  midnight,  and yet.  .be two hundred,, five,, seven hundred  : or more miies. But what is that? Tho  ; grub-box is the ma-fh thing (with good  weather and  luck). "*  I     In the grub-box you will find plcn-  ] ty of small bannocks���������������������������those will not  freeze  as  solid   as brad   and  can  be  , rapidly ���������������������������thawed out.    There  is a bag  ' of boiled potatoes, frozen, likewise one  of chopped meat patties, and the bacon���������������������������bacon which is always with the  I Peace l.iver freighter.    A pail-of sy-  ; nip.  granite    cup,    plate,   a   butcher  : knife, fork, spoon, fry-pan and copper  ' tea-pail   complete  the   outfit.  At noon, while the oxen or hoises  spirit of the Minister of Militia and. ,   .    ,     , t,     lnivcler oooka ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������*  Ins  ninny years of experience m the  ter of the spider web. j  1 hastened down the path which led  to one of the many entrances to this  puzzling   maze   tornied   of   trimly   cut  hedges ot' boxwood.     Its exact age lj  did not know, hut it was very old.     -    |  "Who is that?" called Molly across  the web. j  "Jack."   I   answered.     "Stay  where;  you are. Molly. I'm coming after you."1  "If   you   cau."   she   laughed   gayly.'  bending over us.    Since then 1 bad re  fused to enter its mysteries.  Tonight, however, with Molly stand-  lug in the center, the prospect was alluring.  If Stephen Drake had not been \  there! But he was there and much in J  evidence. - \  he'  true to Molly's prophecy, everything  and everybody vanished from ray happy sight���������������������������that is, everybody save Molly.  POVERTY   DINNERS.  Che*j������������������ Meals That Are Served In Som*  Berlin Restaurants.  There are many interesting facts re-  House of Commons, did not know  both the words and the music of  Brigadier.'it would be to his everlasting disgrace, for year after year Brigadier is one of the songs with which  the House fills in the gap while ,the  members are being called in' for a  division. Many a vote that has made  political history has been called as  the echoes of the rolling chorus of  Brigadier were still reverberating  throueh the galleries ancl corridors of  "Which road do you take. Jack?  i  repeated. , i ��������������������������� -    _,  I' looked at the two openings.   The' gardlng cheap food In various portions   the House. .     ���������������������������  Inner oue appeared to lead to the goal   of tbe earth.   Berlin is said to lead tbe   -  Every   member  with   music  in  and   vet 'might  traitorously   land  me   civilized   world  In  the   way of cheap   soul, and with a voice fit for anything  without the web.   The outer one might l restaurants.    There are many  places   better than talking, learns to si ng the  lead me bv devious ways to Molly.        [ ",^re J������������������u m������������������.v secure a meal of horse  Something drew mv eyes to the; flesh, bread nnd coffee for a. pfennig,  ground, and there in the narrow way j which is about 6 cents. In the poorer  between tbe box rows 1 saw white1 Parts of the city there are many little  rose petals scattered. They drifted , restaurants where you can buy a meal  here and there along the ground like  his  song, but in all the years of its use  it was never better sung than when  eats his dinner by a (ire in tiie open.  If there is no water available, he  , melts snow in his tea-pail, it occasionally being necessary to melt'  snow for the oxen as well when the.  frost has gone to the bottom of. every  creek. Western animals will lick considerable snow, but the watcrhole in  the river is met with delight by man  and ox.  And supper���������������������������why, that's just another me .1 prepared in the same way,  but this trine camp is made, i.e., the  team is, if possible, sheltered in a  clump of spruce or willow. Dry  branches, h'ay or preferably spruce  boughs are thrown near the campfire  1 ���������������������������the big, heating campfire which fol-  i lows the cooking fire���������������������������to insulate the  e snow or frozen  l.  Would  Like to See Canada.'  ]t is roll up his bed before daylight,  feed the oxen, breakfast and away in  the  same    manner   as    before.'until*  within   range   of    the' bunk-houses-.  Facility   is  then"   afforded; for   eating  It is generally admitted that, a man.  food and provender uiulor/feheUer. The  it.   Usually u woman is iu the kitchen.   co7isidersf a  fashionable   we'ddine  the ' old roadhouse  had  a  mud   and  polo  ���������������������������arer vo aiynv-aiiu ������������������Mi'i������������������������������������c"������������������j    and la manv of tbese p|aces the kitchen    heighi of boredom.    That mav be fhe j fireplace,  and  also  ground   space  for  ly to her side    My heart al-; ���������������������������  the'restaurant itself.   As   reason  why'His Grace, the Duke of ; bedding when there whs no floor.  '17ie  ...-���������������������������  _..���������������������������- ���������������������������, .���������������������������. ...M ������������������*< P������������������ have )aid your money on   Sutherland     departed .from England   interior lighting, consisted'of a small  the   table-she  trots   fonv,rd   with .a   ?o ..soon j.fter   the' marriage   of   his  iauc      c elder- son   and   Ladv Eileen  Butler,  steaming hot kettle of thick soup, a- flnd cf]mo [o Cftna(la "t0 see-his-Wp_...  though thin soup is sometimes served. ern States. The distinguished'visitor  She tills your soup plate with this hot refuscs absolutely (o discuss our late  soup _and~ laysja thick slice of black ���������������������������_ spring, and the prospects of the. West-  bread beside the plate; aud your dinner ��������������������������� enr crops with" representatives" fof- the  is complete.     '- -'���������������������������    '-'��������������������������� ..     .**     '.press .and'turns a.chilly shoulder -to  This is certainly n cheap meal. There the. bright young men from. the.morn-  are mauy places in all our large cities j"g papers who seekjn vain to/know  where a dime will provide quite a gen- .*"* opinions on  woman  suffrage and  vagrant"flakes of snow, and they led  to the outer opening. My vein of sentiment prompted me to choose to follow  the rose petajs and,abide by whatever  fate they dealt out to me.  ������������������������������������������������������T'll" take the outer way." I said and  stepped past him Info a path where  more petals flecked the way.  Stephen chose the Inner opening Ihat  circled nearer to Molly-"and apparently  led direct  most stopped beating at the sight of  Stephen drawing so close to Molly���������������������������  my Molly, I cried In .my heart.  "Jack." Molly called out���������������������������was there  a note of anxiety In her sweet voice���������������������������  "you are standing still!" '  "Coming!" 1 called lustily, and started anew on my race over the white  petals. . "        "-     ���������������������������  It was singular that they should lead  so ^'persistently along the path. ^My  heart, beat faster. 1 was drawing  nearer the* goal!  Stephen was ahead of me. though.  All at once I heard a groan of disgust from his direction and saw him  bearing away ou au ever widening  circle.  "Going home?" I called out.  "Looks like it." he grunted. "What  would happen If 1 Jumped over these  hedees and lauded beside you. Molly?"  "You'd be out of the game." declared  Molly.  "Not fair!" I called.  "It's a tedious journey." complained  Stephen as his path drew him away  from us. "I've worn out a pair o*!'  shoes already, and If 1 had measured  the distance���������������������������why. I have walked miles  tonight:"  "Isn't it worth the goal**" challenged  Molly.  'Yes,   indeed!   "Coming   back   now.  Mr.   Bechard    of  Iberville,   and   Mr. ,   j from    fh(  Choquel.e, of Monlmagny, were��������������������������� there J   ,      def hin  to lead the Parliamentary choir    lhe        ,        f ]q flre g0 recklc,g flS  voice  of  neither-wil    again  be heard I.    .   ���������������������������   , n(,'     '��������������������������� ll(     -,,  ,.,���������������������������,,,���������������������������'+ m..v  ..   .     ,      , ,,, - n   -.     ,   ,      : to travel alter uiglit.   it docsn t pay,  in   that  chamber.-Mr.   Bechard   has , ���������������������������^������������������������������������������������������ .   ������������������������������������������������������   ���������������������������   -���������������������������.   c(,.���������������������������(..i,���������������������������_   nt   0f.r.,i  . .     ,  ,,,, .        .    .    ,,       . ,,    i except   on   a   lew   sti etches   oi   gooct  i        " .  ������������������,       ���������������������������h���������������������������nn r~ta.ir.nt,   % i-,   f ^   nl* ''?    f'V      1 trail   well known to the driver.' Lake  hi some of these cheap restaurants   Chonuetle has joined thc Senate. How-| un(]'fivcr   lrailg   arc   11(m.   and _then  for V2 pfennig, which would be about 3  cents.  there is a,long table, and no chairs are  to' be seen, "but there are. long benches.  Tin  spoons are,chained to the'.table,  soup plates are sunk into the table, aud ,  the one who wants to eat a meal comes j  in and sits down in, front of one of j  these plates and lays bis 3 cents beside ;  ever, when occasion arises the House i ,,   , .    ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������,, ,,,,,-,,1,-,-m  _+,-n * ,- -1 r. ii.. n���������������������������, ������������������ ���������������������������-,.;..:< ���������������������������-<���������������������������.-.    used in good moonlight  still sings "Le Brigadier," and it tries  to .sine it as did the "Boys of the Old !  Brigade."  \ C*"A^ u S^V,fi^/  "HUURT,   JACKl"    SHE BRF.ATEED SOFTIjI.  "Stephen says he can thread the maze  also.    Shall it be a raceV"  "Come on. Jack." he' urged.  "Very well."  "And the victor receives a bunch of  bride roses." declared Molly'from the  ceuter.  "What is a bride rose compared to  a bridcV" demanded Stephen arguments lively. "Kor my part J'd rather  nave"-  "Don't  be  too fussy  over  your  reward." Interrupted Molly coolly. "Noth-  -ing-is=lov-eIier=liKfij=rostjs=iu*=7iirnerand*r^j^fjyf'* >je caiied ont more cheerfully:  if you don't care lor the trophy you      Thure [ was plodding away, follow  needn't enter the contest."  '  "I'm glad  to take a chance on any  thing you ofler, Miss Mol'y." cried Ste-,  phen  hastily.    "Conlound  tins spider  web.     This   makes   three   times   I've'  come oui at the very  place  I  started'  from!"  "Same here!"  I complained bitterly.  .."is .there.any _tlmc limit, ou. this .race.;  Molly V"        . :  "Of course! When lhe clock Ktrlkes  JL! everything aud everybody vanishes  like magic."' !  "Good for me!" crowed Stephen sud j  denly. "I didn't return that time. I'm'  getting ahead some.'" ;  I was'swearing softly to myself, for j  erous dinner, sometimes pot roast and  a thick slice of bread and butter and a  cup of coffee.���������������������������Mary ��������������������������� F. llausch in  American Thresherman.  .  -tha future .of Home Rule. 'The, Duke  of Sutherland possesses in Stafford  House  one   of    the    most   iinposinf  t residences   in London, ancl   its   pro-  ] jec.ted closing i.s causing some anxiety  ! amoi  I lights"  -Suthi  youthful in her type of loveliness, is,  e   Kipling's    "William    ihe   Conqueror,"   fond of   people  who   "do"  space cut in the log walls-and covered  with -a  flour bag.    The" in ore., pre ten-   ���������������������������  tious" stopping place- provides a =coolc  stove," water, table,  and in  soine' iii- ..  stances-bunk's, otherwise a-biinlc'-hou'so  andeating'house.   -Haj\and .oats.-.are* _".  usually-" on "sale for horsea "and-. oxen! "-'."  which" are hcnised 'in 'a more/ or.-'lesjs ; ���������������������������  .comfortable stable.   These.stables-are-**';  often "in   sad' need   of. chinking   and zz  very wet in "springtime.' -And'this'-is   --  -the  life;.of the-"trail for: days,  w'eeks-.  and    sometimes '"longer   Thus " men';-", -  and frequently.".their wives' and chil-,"  drein, 'pass"south north, east and west."  But  women.'Especially   new -settlersK-  Dining In Luxembourg.  Though "town patriotism" exists all  over the world, nowhere, perhaps, is it   -^  fiercer than-in the little grand duchy  of Luxembourg. The" tourist can turn things., and'her receptions are'usually  It to excellent advantage. -When- he more than merely social .occasions.  arrives at the inn of any little town ��������������������������� During the duke's absence in Oaji-  be should get Into conversation with ' a'da, the duchess is to take a "cure"  the master or. better still, with the ,.at one of the Continental invalid  mistress of the house and mention that   resorts   as  her health" has  begun  to  -      -    -     --G;      -   - -     -      f --' -������������������ J_������������������Ll*y *t> *UlJJ-Oll,        Vkl U\*VH*i������������������J l*Vrf>I ������������������������������������������������������__-....  ��������������������������� j^  ng    the    literary    and    dramatic prefer  the /'caboose, ' wliich, "at   least,,"  Is of   London.    The   Duchess   of js an independent," if at times a des-,  lerland. who   is still   remarkably pei'ately.'feeasick, institution". -    -1  ] was starling again for the Uflh time.) t_011trlit-  1 could see Stephen plugging away  Khcad of mc. and I knew he was nearing the goal of desire. 1 felt that I  must battle with him If he carried off  the bunch or white roses tbat Molly  was plucking for the victor.  Again 1 started bravely forth, keeping my eyes away from Molly, and so  J, like Stephen, passed by Lhe fateful  I timing and entered one of the inner  circles of the web nearer the center.      '  "I'm a spider," declared Molly. "Vou  are fiies.'of course. I shall put to death  the one that comes within my reach!"  "Happy death!" murmured Stephen  fc-xmiimenlally. ,  "Foolish tiy!" jeered Molly. ;  I was silent.   Somehow this race was;  n matter of life and death to me.    1  felt that if I reached Molly's side first  the victory might prove an opening for  ine to say something important to her��������������������������� i  to declare n;y love.    It needed  moon-:  light and .lime magic to bolster up my'  courage, for 1 was fearfully afraid of  ���������������������������women and of Molly Doughtou in particular, i  ing those rose petals along the narrow paths of the maze. Sometimes  they led away in a wide circuit from  the center and quite discouraged me  from ever reaching Molly. Again they  brought me so close to Molly that I  could smell the sheaf of white rose she  held In her arms.  ��������������������������� I compared,the-maze-to Molly her-  Belf���������������������������sometimes approachable, sometimes distant and puzzling���������������������������and I had  been for months striving to thread the  maze or tier moods and reach her  heart. Even now 1 did not dare think  what the outcomo ot niy daring question would be.  All at once Stephen gave a whoop of  "I'm on the right track now." he bellowed joyfully. "This is a cinch.  Watch me!"  I paused to watch him. 1 was not  fur from Molly. It would not take  many more turnings for me to reach  her provided the rose petals still pointed the way. Who had lost them���������������������������Molly, purposely?  Stephen was Hastening through the  aisles of the mu/.e with astonishing  speed. It certainly looked as though  lie had solved the secret. From the  house came the sound of n piano.' Molly's sister, Sylvia was playing Chopin  waltzes.  "I'm coming. Molly," panted Stephen  a.s he approached.  Then Molly's voice, low and anxious,  drifted across the Intervening rows of  boxwood hedge.  "Hurry, .luck."', she breathed softly.  I hurried; nay. 1 fairly galloped  around* the circle, following those  blessed rose petals to the center of the  spider web.  An agonized howl came from Stephen  at the last town at which he stayed  the best and cheapest meals he ever  had in his life were served. Madame  will depart to the kitchen determined  to demonstrate to the tourist that he  has never before really Oad a decently  cooked meal. And by the time for cof-  =f ee^a nd^ciga rs^be=wil Uco me-=nea r=to-  believing it. The finest cooks in Europe  are women of Luesbourg.  suffer from the many, exactions of  London life. Her debutante niece,  Lady Enid Fane, is one of the most  beautiful girls of 'the season, and  bears a strong resemblance to Iict  charming aunt. The future of the  duchess's only daughter, Lady Rosemary Leveson-Gower, is being discussed _by__in a iiy_maIch-innkiii������������������_mam-_  A Boswell and Johnson Story.  Boswell once asked Johnson If there  were no possible circumstance in which  suicide would be justified.  "No." was the reply.  "Well."   says   Boswell.   "suppose   a  I mas.   It is said that this independent  ���������������������������' young  person   with   a   Shakespearean  , name is more anxious to come out to  i Canada and see h:r father's Western  ranch than to "settle down" on magnificent,    ancestral    acres    in    Great  Britain.  Something For the  Inner Bar.  An eminent judge used to say that  rn a n _ li a s b e (������������������n ktu il tj ��������������������������� ������������������ f.. _a_J't*aud  he ; in. .his..opinion _the._best_.tli i np .ever.  was certain would be found out"  "Why. then." says .lohnson. "in that  case let him go to some country where  he Is uot known and not to the devil,  where he i.s known."  said by a witness to a counsel was  the reply given to Missing, the barrister, at the time leader of his circuit.  He wns defending a prisoner, charged with stealing a donkey. The prosecutor had left the animal tied up .to  a gate, and when he returned il was  gone. ���������������������������  Missing was very severe in his examination of the witness. .           "Do you mean to say, witness, the  nk���������������������������What were thev7 ' donkey was stolen from the gate?"  to  get  out.-and   the-    "'   mean   to   say, .sir."   giving   lhe  judge and  then the jury a sly look,  "the ass was missing."  Hi* Orders.  Blink   (the   wholesaler")���������������������������Well,   how  many  orders did  you  pet yesterday?  Gluk (the salesman)���������������������������I got two orders  in one store.    BII  Gink���������������������������Oue   was  to  get  other was to stay out.���������������������������Cleveland Plain  Dealer.  \Vlifn the,city  is reached all supplies-for the'coming year-must be-or-.-  ���������������������������dered, collected;-packed and well ro"p-'..'  ed on the sle'J.h-for the return--trip..  Occasionally  the  homesteader, 'along--. .  with his comrades���������������������������he always, .travels,"-  with others when'possible ��������������������������� has an,   _  "Oh-bc-joyful," which is usually "cur-   .  tailed by the shallowness of his purse,'!  -but this is gradually growing less fre- -;..  quent.    The   settler  in  Jioj't^prn  jyl-   - -  berta lives beyond the alcohol belt. *"*. ���������������������������   '  Theatres, picture shows,  hotel dining rooms and  various places of in-    -  dividual  interest are  eagerly  visited.  The effect is deliriously intoxicating  _by_ way of_ sharp contrast to the more ������������������  "of~less^isolaTetl"life oFthat pioneer.  Then comes the return trip.. And  many a strange incident occurs wherein the man who does not carry the  rudiments of a mechanic's shop in his  head or his hand is badly handicapped. Sleighs will break, runners curl  under their loads, dogs snap and let .  loads t>Jide back in steep places, sometimes dragging a team down, and  off their feot at that.   Rough locks dip  and-loads---crash-- down���������������������������sleep -hi lid.   Block' and tackle are called inlo requisition. There ave also upsets.  Every trail has ils dead oxen, horses ���������������������������  and liftle-dead colts. Yet your westerner pushes on through plain or tall  timbers, ever with an eye for lost  horse or ox shoes, and, where there  is no forge, shoes his own horse, even  taking chances on wire nails, which  lie drives in the hoof with the back  of his axe.���������������������������Li la E. Clendenan in The  Saturday   Globe.  A Standing Joke.  Street Railway Magnate��������������������������� Wno's the  complaint from'/ Secretary���������������������������A humorous chap. He signs himself "A Patron  of Half an Hour's Standing."���������������������������Pittsburg i'ress.  Judge   Leaves  Faulty  Will.  ; Tt is strange how many talented  ' judge.-: and lawyers have failed' to  ' draw up their own wills correctly. The  .English Judge Lushington, who died  i recently, leaving an estate of nearly  I $100,000, overlooked the important ne-   | ccssity of  having his will   and a  codi.  _,. id * ,   cil   lo  it properly  attested.    Perhaps  Stevenson's   Remonstrance. *,     .   ,      ,'.  ,',    ,��������������������������� , . ,     .       .    h,  1 he intended that his professional col-  Publishers  will wish  lhat all  auth- , ieaj,ue!j   should   benefit  indirectly   bv  on   with   L'rievancAS  wou.d   copy   the , ^  c0nsec.uent  litigation.  manner of thoir complitint from Siev-1  eiison, who. when Messrs. Black failed : '   to  bring   out  "Travels  With  a   Donkey" as quickly.as they bud promi.^  ed, wrote to them, saying: "What has  become of me and rny donkey?    She  was never a fast traveler, but she has  taken longer to come through Hanover  street   than   to   cross   the   Gevaudan.  Thero 'must be carrots iu your oflice.  Please  see  to  it and  let  me  hear.���������������������������  London Globe.  Colored Rain.  Red rains are very rare, but in volcanic regions gray rain is comparatively common. Sicily has hud many showers of this shade. Tbey are caused  by the upper atmosphere heiug fuli of  ash colored volcanic dust from Etna.  This, dust is inflnitesimally hue and  colors the rain us it falls.  London's   State  Coach.  Six horses draw the state coach of  London's Lord Mayor, and its weight  is 'three tons sixteen hundredweight.  Sooty   London.  London gets a shower of soot to the  extent of four and a half pounds vas  acre every dav  A  Pertinent Sign.  Of somewhat gruesome character is  a signboard to be .found at. the ton of  Macclesfield Road, Alderlcy Edge,  about fourteen milos from Manchester,  England.' Tho wording upon/ the.  upper board is just the usual notice,  but so many cyclists disregarded its  warning and came to grief in consequence ihat a. local medical man  thought it well to add a skull and  cross-bo nos and remark as to where  a stretcher might be found by way cf  thoroughly reminding, the wheelmen  of their danger.   .. ,  I  I  A  ��������������������������� ill  1.1  \  4 Thursday, October 9, 1913  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  /J*  a  WHENBUYINGYEASTl  INSIST ON HAVING  THIS PACKAGE  ���������������������������*OYAl  psy  HPBBP,  DECLINE SUBSTITUTES  WANT ADS  J-     w  ADVERTISEMENTS under this head  3c a word first insertion/ lc a word  -_ each subsequent insertion.  Royal Indian Commissioners Hold  Session in Indian Church and Pass On  GEESE FOR THANKSGIVING��������������������������� Apply, Kenneth  Strickland,  Enderby.  SHEEP FOR SALE-1 Shropshire ram,  35 ewes and a few ewe lambs. J. F.  Moore, Enderby.  STRICTLY FRESH EGGS For Sale.  Guaranteed. At - current market  rates; two deliveries a week. Also  limited supply of table poultry.  Terms strictly cash. Miss Simpson,  Enderby, Box 176  .AM prepared to saw' any quantity of  cordwood, or will buy any quantity  of standing wood near railway." Apply, C. Imanaka,' Box'240, Enderby.  FOR  SALE���������������������������Buff    Orpington ."-Barred  ���������������������������  Rock -   (H E.,Waby's    strain)  White  Wyandotte    cockerels.    Apply,  Miss  - = Simpson, Box 176, Enderby.  WE ARE taking   orders   for-fall de-  - livery, of .wood!. "Hurry -your^ orders  "in. .Birch",- 18-in.f-   fir, 16 to 24-in.  ��������������������������� Also-wood cutting." Full 4-foot'cord  -,' cut,to,"rlengths" jstated ". above and  ~_sold"as cord."   Bogert (fif'Adsitt,.Enderby'. -.-"       -���������������������������- "'��������������������������� '-     -" .  COTTAGE   and two   lots     for,sale;  cheap' for' cash, L or terms, arranged  - to suit. ' 'C������������������ G. 'Piper,* Enderby.    i  -FOR  SALE���������������������������Heavy horses/    Okanagan Saw Mills, Enderby, B.C.  IF YOU have any insurance to place;  - Fire, Life, Accident,-Disease, Auto-  - mobile, Liability,1 Bonded; rsee, me:  Best companies,   best; values,- best-  "   attention.     House'- for'sale at reasonable   price;   modern * and   nearly  ': new;' favorably   situated.      Enquir-  ' ies welcomed. -     Jas.   Mowat, Bell  ,-Block, Enherby.'-- "  --  MRS. C. PARADIS, a dressmaker of  wide experience, has removed her  dressmaking" parlors to the Matthews house, on   Cliff Sti, west of   Gcor.ee.      ��������������������������� ��������������������������� '  FAMILY SEWING-Dressmakihg, and  pressing and cleaning, promptly attended to by Miss Lena Carlson, in  the Crane building, next to City  Hall, Enderby.  ALL KINDS GARDEN   WORK done,  by John   Gardener,    landscape and  --jobbing gardener.  ���������������������������  The Royal Indian Commission, appointed by the Dominion and Provincial  Governments, and consisting of Hon.  E. L. Wetmore, Mr. N. W. White, Mr.  J. A. J. McKenna, Mr. J. P. Shaw,  Mr. D. H. McDowall, and the secretary and the stenographer of the Commission, Messrs. C. H. Gibbons and J.  S. McArthur, spent last Thursday afternoon and evening in Enderby, and  the following morning were driven by  autos over the Indian reserves and  thence to Vernon.  It is difficult to understand how  anything can ever' be accomplished  by these - Indian Commissions if no  greater effort is made to place before  the ���������������������������' Commissioners the facts in connection jwith' these' Indian reserves  than was -' made in connection with  the visit of- the Royal Commission  to Enderby-' last week. * The Commissioners ..were men of the highest  rank; astute, keen and penetrating;  but everjr avenue by which they  might get "''at- the facts in connection  with the' Enderby reserve seemed to  have been ..effectually closed to them,  and they : heard very little evidence  that was of any service in enabling  them to arrive at any practical idea  of how - things stand. They came,  they saw- but little, and they heard  less. It is -doubtful if they carried  away with them anything in the way  of tangible evidence.  ' ,  The public of Enderby have looked  forward to "the coming of this Royal  Indian Commission ever since-it was  appointed" by the Dominion and Provincial Governments. It' was hoped  that' an opportunity * would be , given  for some'' evidence to be presented.  But this^ opportunity was not given.  It' wa������������������ (only by chance that a visitor  from Enderby,, to Vernon learned that  the Commission was expected to be  in the " Valley . shortly. Immediately  a letter was sent, to Inspector Cam-  miskey��������������������������� at ��������������������������� Vernon stating; that rthe  c tizensof this district desired, if c'or.-  .v-jnieht," to.get evidence before the Commission and-, desiring * to i know, when  the-Commission- was to 1 meet here*.  The reply came on Wednesday evening  stating that the .Commissioners were  t.) reach Enderby,by traiirthe follow-  ing (Thursday) morning,'and"advised  r ,������������������*���������������������������**( ,-.  a committee to meet them at the  station,' when- arrangements could- be  made for a hearing.  .  When ; the ** Commissioners" arrived  it was learned that Inspector Com-  miskey had" prepared - their, itinerary  before, hand ^ covering" the meetings  in the- Valley." They were to cori:  vene at thef Indian Mission church at  2 o'clock ; that -afternoon. Iti was  then noon. Through the kindness of the  Assistant" Secretary of the Commission, Mr. Gibbons, and the" Chief  Commissioner, it was soon arranged  that Mr. Fortune and Mr. Hassard  should ' come before the ^Commission  that afternoon. But they had no time  * 3 ������������������*?������������������ _*"?. evidence into shape, and ap-  school on the reserve���������������������������something the  Indians have been crying for (in  public and before all previous Indian  Commissions that have met here.)  Inspector Ccmmiskey even went so  far at one time as to have a teacher  actually engaged to teach on the  Enderby reserve, and the Indians did  not want him, so the school was not  established.  Mr. Hassard's evidence was directly'  opposed to that of Indian Agent  Brown. He did not wish to take  the stand he felt he had to, but he  could not listen ��������������������������� to the statements  made and not tell the facts as he  knew them. He did not think that  one-quarter .of the Indians on the  reserve had any right there. They  were men from other reserves who  are "adopted"'"in first one reserve  and then another to make a show of  noses. He had been in close touch  with these Indians for about'twenty  years and-knew as a fact that they  were not producing one-half off their  lands that they produced 15 or 20  years ago. They did not have all  kinds of stock on the reserve. He  had the chairman of the Commission  ask the Chief if they had a 'sheep or  a hog on the reserve, and the Chief  said "no." ' As for cattle, he doubted if they owned 25 all told. Their  farm implements consisted of a mower or two, and- perhaps a binder  with a few hand plows and drag har  rows.  Chairman: "They have a threshing  machine, have they not?',;  "No; they have not, and never had.  In fact, they do not now have anything to thresh."   '  Both Mr. Fortune and Mr. Hassard  thought the Indians , would be better  off'if they had but 50 acres per head,  with the balance "sold by the Government and the proceeds placed to "the  credit of the Indians and devoted, to  providing them 'farm - implements and  giving them proper 'training in agri:  culture.". aiid .-..proper schooling,-. and  better homes.-   '// "'A���������������������������'      .   ..   ,   ���������������������������*"  Bank of Montreal  Capital, $16,000,000  Hon. President, Rt.  President, R.  Established 1817 \  Rett, $18,000,000  Hon. Lord Strathcona nnd Mount Royal G. 0. H4] 3.  B. Angus, Esq.   Vice-Presideu ,H. V. Meredith  BRANCHES IN LONDON, ENG., NEW  YORK and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from jl upwards, aud interest allowed at current rates.  Interest credited 30th  June   and'31st December.  ENDERBY BRANCH  A.  E.  Taylor,  Manager  British Columbia tones Co., Ltd.  OF VANCOUVER, B.C. ]_ \  Carry only one grade of NURSERY STOCK, and that THE BEST!  There is nothing to approach TREE S GROWN WITHOUT IRRIGATION.  They are hardier, sturdier,-- shaplier,' better calipered and vastly superior  in root system to irrigated "stock. ,  Isn't this the kind "of FRUIT AND ORNAMENTAL     TREES,     SHRUBS,  ROSES, etc., you want?  ��������������������������� Ask our local representative,  H. E. C. Harris  to call on you.- T. He' will be. delighted  PROFESSIONAL:  G.  L, WILLIAMS   -  *���������������������������** Dominion .and *',,''  y ,- '' Provincial1 Land Surveyor   ~"      ,: \  Bell Block       Enderby, B. C.  D  R. U. W. KEITH,  , Office hours:  Forenoon,  9 to 10:30-,.       ' -  _ Afternoon. 3 to 4      N      '  i , Evening, 6:30 to 7:30  '   '*'      .   Sunday, by appointment  Offic**: Cor. ClifT and George Sts."   '     ENDERBY  SECRET "SOCIETIES  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with eity airs..  When Paddy Murphy shook the snow of Sandon  '���������������������������  off his feet he came here, and now owns one of. _";  finest brick hotels in tne  country.    Although  Paddy is. an Irishman from Michigan, he calls fiis    \  hotel the King Edward.   In addition to the ex- 4  j,  cellence of the meals, breakfast is served up to 10;, ������������������������������������������������������'.  o'clock, which is an added attraction for tourists."   .<  (Extract from L*w������������������rr'a L������������������d*e.) ,  King Edward Hotel,I^rRPHyEndeAy  .~h\\  .L-*l  ��������������������������� --"fl  :/AJ  - ' : i r  Fire,; Life, Accident  '//- INSURANCE AGENCIES\     ';   :'i  REAL ESTATE.  > -. y J : , ;  Fruit;Land      "-.-.    Hay Land  ' Town Lots.     ..' ,-  The Liverpool^ London & Globe Ins. Co.-"-*  .The Phoenix Insurance Co. of London.*.. >V.-  Lon-Jon-Laneattiira Fire'Insurance Cor A j  ;Royal Insurance Co.fof Liverpool (Life dept]  The London ft Laricashire'Guarante*'--? ���������������������������;.;  , 'Accident Co.; of Canada.' ****.' UZjs.. _f< '~"Z/ i  .'" :,   ' BELL BLOCK."- ENDERBY^ 'A'/  "~vr-!'t-  ^^up/yoM  - - ^ . AC--  r*rry-*~J\ I  ..-.is* I  lf".'.;I_i  ri-r'/CS'l  ~,Hi.-''r p^II  Here are   some .specials in lumber while they last  No. 2, 2x4, per-thousand  .* UM  No. 2 Lath,* per'thousand  >   Short, Cord  ...A..:. * 1.75 '  "     ";-:/;-.  Wood- .!...: .:...    3.75  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodgre No. 40  Regular meetings "first  Thursday on or after the  full moon at 8 p. m. in Oddfellows Hall. ViWtihg  brethren cordially invited.  FOR SALE���������������������������Well-built brick house;  -filled cable, etc. Good concrete cellar; half acre garden; adjoining two  streets; $2,200' cash; '$2,300 on time;  (3 years.) See me for owner's address.     C. G. Piper, Enderby.  NOTICE  I have taken over the business of  Adsitt ���������������������������& Bogert until Jan. lst, 1914,  and am personally responsible only  for such accounts as are contracted  by me or on my order.  R. C.  ADSITT.  Enderby, B.C., Oct. 9th, 1913.  CHANGE OF  COPY  Copy for all changes of advertisements ln the Press should be in thia  office on or before Tuesday noon to  ensure the change being made. We  cannot guarantee a change if this  rule is not complied with.  The Walker Press.  When   we   measure   you   for a suit  you can depend on the fit. Dill Bros.  psared before the Commission at a dis  advantage.  The evidence of these men was of a  general nature. They could not be  specific. They were called after the  Indians had been heard and after Indian Agent Brown had testified." The  Indians told the Commissioners that  they were satisfied, with their condition and "did ~not"~want~the~Govern-  ment to take any of their land away  from them. One of them refused  point-blank to give any evidence until the Commissioners were prepared  to tell him what they proposed to  do with .the land.  Indian Agent Brown testified to the  effect that'-'- the Spallumcheen reserve  embraced 3,353 acres, one-third of  which was mountainous and two-  thirds open, with about one-half of  this two-thirds tillable. The Enderby reserve embraces 5,600 acres: with  about 1000 cultivatable and 500 under cultivation. He testified further  that the population of these reserves  was 168 souls: 40 men, 40 women and  the balance rhildren. Further, that  these Indians are the best in the  Dominion; energetic, sober, industrious and all right. Further, that  they have all kinds of stock on the  reserve; all kinds of farm implements  and utensils; 350 head of horses and  a hundred or more cows. In short,  Agent Brown .gave a very rosy tint  to the atmosphere in and about the  Indian reserve. It came out, also,  that the    Indians   do   not require a  H. E. BLANCHARD  W. M.  WALTER ROBINSON  Secretary  ways   welcome.  ^1. 0.0. F.  SIS' Eureka Lodge, No. BO  VJcets every Tuesday evening- at 8 o'clock, in I. 0.  0. V. hall. Metcalf block.   Visitinjr brother* al-  GEO. BELLAMY.   N. G.  HOWARD LOGAN, V. G.  R.E.WHEELER, Sec'y,.  J. B. GAYLORD. Trens.  ENDERBY -LODGE  No. 35, K. of P.  Meets every Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall. Vinitora 6o������������������-  dially invited to attend.  T. E. RODIE. C. C.  C.E.STRICKLAND, K.R.S.  JOHN BURNHAM, M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., aridrcflx,  T. E. RODIE. Enderby  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS; ltd: Ena,*.  .'���������������������������������������������������������������������������������"��������������������������� *^An- z-   -  Opportunity for a Reliable  Man in Enderby  We have some gilt-edged originalprairie Townsites, (not sub-divisions)  which appeal to the intelligent investor, and we  intend   to put on an ex-'  tensive advertising campaign in ENDERBY as soon   as   we complete ar-'  rangements 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.  _'_ .JApplj'��������������������������� f : :: : _'_ _^._1.. _-l_'-._i  H. W. McCURDY, 503 Temple Building,  TORONTO  POLITICAL  ENDERBY   CONSERVATIVE*  ASSOCIATION    '  J. L. RUTTAN, H. M. WALKER necessarily accepted.  TENDERS WANTED "  Tender will be received by the undersigned up to the 18th inst. for the  following: 15 cords of dry fir cord ���������������������������  wood 4 ft., and 4 cords in 20-inch  lengths, to be delivered at once at  the old school building, Cliff street,  properly piled as instructed by Trustees.     The lowest or any_tender. not  President.  Secretary.  A.   SUTCLIFFE,  Sec'y Board of School Trustees.  Enderby, B.C., Oct.  6th, 1913.  TENDERS WANTED  Tenders will be received by the undersigned for the supply of Desks,  Tables, Chairs and Window Blinds  for the new school building, up to  the 18th inst. Specifications and  other information can be obtained  from the Secretary. The lowest or  any tender not necessarily accepted.  A. SUTCLIFFE,  Sec'y Board of School Trustees.  Enderby, B.C., Oct. 6th, 1913.  FOR SALE  No. 1 Seed Wheat, Timothy  and Alfalfa Hay. For further particulars apply to���������������������������  F. R. E. DeHart  Kelowna B.C.  or N.  E. Landon, on the ranch  Enderby  J. S. JOHNSTONE  Cement Building  Contractor  Ie prepared to furnish straight blocks  venesr    blocks,    cement    brick,  lawn  tabm, peer   blocks,   chimney blocks  aleo lime and cement.  Leave orders early.  Enderby, B. C. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, October 9. 1913  Schools of  Tailors  <J There are schools of  tailors, just as there are  schools of artists.  TRANSPORTATION RATES  <J The Hobberlin School  of Tailoring is the culmination of nearly thirty  years of selections from  what is best in clothes-  craft.  CJ  There   is   no   other  school like it.  ���������������������������J The garments fit perfectly���������������������������the patterns, coloring and weaves are not  the same as one can see in  other shops or in ready-  for-wear-garments.  Whether the price be  twenty, or forty, for suit  or overcoat, you'll find a  concrete example of distinctiveness in style and  quality.  Sole Agents for  Hobberlin Tailoring  dillIjros.  ENDERBY B. C.  I  To the members of the B. C. Fruit  Growers' Association:  The shipping season being about  concluded, I am instructed by Mr. W.  C. Ricardo, president of this Association and chairman of the transportation committee, to request all  members of the Association to lay  before the transportation committee  any grievance or comments they have  on transportation matters relating to  shipment cf fruits and vegetables.  It is expected that a meeting of the  transportation    committee    will     be  held early   in    November to consider  the cases presented by you.     An immediate reply is,  therefore,  advisable  in order that, if necessary, the secretary    may    get   further   information  from you or from others' in substantiation of your case.     It is thc aim  of the committee to present nothing  to the Railway Commission but what  will stand tho test    of criticism and  examination.     It is by observing this  rule and   investigating    carefully  all  the cases presented    to it, that this  Association has   been able to secure  for you the recent reductions in both  freight    and    express    tariffs,    which  have this year   saved the growers an  amount estimated at over $20,000.  In presenting cases claiming rough  handling, over-charge, etc., you will  aid the Committee very considerably  by quoting definite instances in which  the abuse occurred. The absence of  direct evidence of this kind is a great  handicap to your case.   .  The B. C. Fruit Growers' Association has always labored to preserve  the most friendly spirit between  growers and    the   railway  company,  believing that a spitit of co-operation between the two is by far the  most likely method of reaching results of benefit to you and, at the  same time, satisfactory to the transportation companies. It is this  policy which has made possible the  many reductions in rates and improvements in service with which our  members have expressed themselves  well pleased.  You will realize, however, that  changes can always bc made, and  must be made, in the interests of our  increasing trade.  An early and rareful reply will  greatly aid the Committee in> its efforts to build up the most satisfactory transportation conditions possible for our industry.  R. M. WINSLOW, Secretary  FRUIT GROWERS PLEASED  Tea Specials  W. J.Wood's Special, 35c lb, 3 lbs. $1.00  Nabob  Lipton's    , Ridgway's  Silver Spoon      Purity      Goldsworth  W. J. WOODS  ENDERBY  The Okanagan fruit growers are  well pleased with the crops this year  and also with the way the crops were  handled, according to Mr. F. W.  Peters, general superintendent of B.  C. lines for the C.P.R., who returned  a few days ago to Vancouver from  an inspection trip of the district.  "The growers, judging by the reports I heard," said he in an interview, "are well satisfied with the out  put this season. They are securing  better prices than formerly and are  shipping larger quantities than before. The canning companies are being kept well supplied with fruit for  preserving, and plans are being formulated for the establishment of a  vinegar factory at Vernon.'-  Discussing his trip, Mr. Peters said  he had investigated a number of  questions with a view of recommending, improvements in the facilities at  different points, to be instituted next  year. The advisability of enlarging  the ice houses along the route of the  Okanagan branch line and the steamship service "oh the lake will also be  considered, stated Mr. Peters.  -It.is said to .take a good man.to  handle other, people's money, but a  better man nowadays to get money  of his own to handle.  When   we   measure   you   for a suit,  you.caii depend on the fit. Dill Bros.  jM  We have it.   Call and get it.   You can have, it in any size  field's, Wdlsey's, Gold Fleece, Watson's or Penman's from  Two Bones up.  >   ���������������������������*���������������������������������������������"  ii *_*���������������������������***  Selling Fast  10 p.c. Discount  Hustle!  Not Many Left  Sweaters & Sweater Coats Heavy Shirts  Best Makes Best Colors Best Prices "H. B. K." Brand     They "Make Good"    Money Back if they don't  ::  Gloves id Mitts  Lined and Unlined. Also the H.  B.K. Brand���������������������������our popular line���������������������������  and other makes in stock.  is  Big Clean Up. Too many in stock.  One for each of you at One Dollar and Six Bits.  -15  one of them yours  for One-Fifty  SLATER SHOES  The original has a slate and the  price stamped on the sole. Buy  these and get full value.  Y0Ur  Mdde-tO-MeaSUre   Suit   Or   OverCOat     We would appreciate your order and are confident that we can pleas* you.  Gent's  Furnishings  BOB PEEL  SHOES  Enderby  -.1  ��������������������������� ��������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ������������������ ��������������������������� ������������������ ���������������������������-��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������  -*-���������������������������-  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������

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