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 0  ������������������  V  \fl  Enderby, B.C.,, January 1, 1914  AND      WALKER'S       WEEKL Y  Vol. G;,No. 44; Whole No'; 304,  iiHwniiraiwRnann  Loca  ews of Genera! Interest and General Mews of Local Interest  ENDERBY NEWS IN BRIEF  .19 14.  A Happy New Year to all !  It was,indeed,    A Merry Christmas  for Enderby. ^ "      ( ' ���������������������������  ��������������������������� Frank Moffet spent Christmas' with  his Enderby friends.  Born���������������������������Christmas ,night, to Mr.  and  Mrs. Frank B. Dill, a son.  A  F.    Hassard left on  Sunday    or a    month's,- visit to-On-  \ Mr. and Mrs.  tariaNpojnts. ' u  ChriBtmas Dinner at the King Edward was thejsest this year that Mr.  Murphy has ever^put on. ���������������������������>  The single men walked away with  ,the married men in the hockey game  Christmas'day.   Two goals.  ; , Enderby1 merchant?    are, circulating-  many. ' beautiful    'calendars.      .They  -^scerh.to be" off exceptional merit,this  year.-.. ;   ..'"���������������������������^:'l   "'i '       \'~~\���������������������������.   '~l  ��������������������������� " The roofing   'timbers ~ for. the Drill  - Hall ^ "arrived - last ; week--' from J ,the  -coast- and' ���������������������������-the-1 roof is, now��������������������������� nearly  completed.  -      ; ,   "        -  -"'-Enderby's Board .of ~" Trade roadc.-a  record    for- inactivity -in -.1913-that  "will live in   mummyfied form for all  ,. time;'to come.'  Died, At the home of Mr. 0. Olson,  Dec. 26, Lars Anderson. Interment  took place on Saturday, at the En-,  derby cemetery, -  ' The Christmas mails at the Enderby postomce, outgoing and incoming,  were this year far in excess of those  of all previous years.  Mr.   Jas. Mowat   has been confined  to his bed the past week, but all will  be pleased to learn, is now recovering  his normal good health.  From    Militia    Orders,     December,  ._1?_13:   "The    following certificate has  measures taken "."'-he city to stampj  it out before becoming epidemic have  been successful. ..-..  Jar  A meeting of the Hospital Auxiliary i Robt. Peel was taken down by diph-  will be held'at the home "of Mrs. A. theria. The attack was of a mild  Reeves, Thursday, Jan. 8th, at 3:30. form. The three ��������������������������� cases which have  Election of officers. All members are been reported 'are all recovering nice-  urged to attend.        . "    ly, and   it   is < ^ieved   the^prompt  The people of Grindrod are holding  a dance in the 'new school house on  Jan. 13th. They promise good music, a fine dancing floor, and bumper  refreshments, -and extend a cordial  invitation to Enderby dancers.  The Board.of ' School Trustees are  extending a very cordial invitation  to the public of Enderby to call and  inspect the new Fortune school, this  New Year's Day, from 2 to 6 p.m.  Fred., Moore, whose photographic  work has ever been so much prized in  this section, has completed his course  ���������������������������in, phqtq-engraving" at' the, Effingham  College, - Illinois,'"and ��������������������������� now has, a po:  sLtion with" a" firm in London," Ont'.-^  ,  Miss,.MaudBurnham was' one' of the  NEW YEAR'S DAY RACES  been granted:       R.   E. Wheeler, 30th  L. C. Horse, Lieutenant. '  Percy Miller is spending the wmtor  at mining, having-secured a position  with the big producer, the Standard,  at Silverton, in the Slocan.  Mrs. P. H. Murphy will receive on  Thursday, Jan. 15th,.and every third  Wednesday thereafter, at her apartments- in the King Edward.  Mr. Geo. Bell is a candidate for  aldermanic honors in Victoria. The.  number of aldermen to be elected is  10, the number of candidates 20.  The annual meeting of the Northern  Okanagan Farmers' Institute will be  held in K. of P. Hall, Enderby, on  Saturday, J.an. 3rd, at 11:30 a.m.  Notices announcing the forthcotn ng  civic elections will be posted this  week. Nomination day is Monday,  Jan. 12th,  and election day,   Jan 15.  Last Friday afternoon the children  of the St. George's Sunday school  were given a Christmas tree and  other entertainment in the ' Parish  hall.  Miss Airth has' moved her sewing  and , cleaning rooms from the, old  Walker Press building to her home,  on Mill street, near the Baptist  church,  Mr. Johnson and family, who visited Enderby for a few days last  week, en route from Saskatchewan to  Seattle, continued their journey to  the coast on Sunday,  Installation of officers will be  held next Monday evening by the K.  of P. lodge. G. G. Campbell and  W. G. Pell have been elected V; C.  and 0. G. respectively.  successful contestants, - in the Vancouver. Sun vote-getting contest,-hav-  mg won a"valuable ladie's gold watch,  and she desires ,to thank her.fEnderby  friends' for the assistance given'her;.  The people of Grindrod held their  first Christmas tree services in the  new school ��������������������������� building on 'the evening  of the 23rd. The building was filled  to -the doors with a very merry  crowd, and the entertainment was a  great' success.  St. George's church, New Year's  eve, Holy Communion at 11.30,p.m.,  music by Gounod. Sunday, Jan. 4:  Holy Communion, 8 a.m.; mattins,  10:15; Holy Communion at 11 a.m'.;  Sunday School, 2:30 p.m.; Mara, 3  p.rfl.; Evensong, 7:30 p.m.  Mr. F. W. Collins showed us a sample of 1912 Ontario apples which.he  .has^kept^in_his^=.cellar,^_and=_the^.fr_ui_t_  looks as firm and solid, and the  color is as clear as one would ordinarily find in 1913 fruit. He believes  he will be able to keep them two  years.  - Mr. Barker, who was principal of  the Enderby high school three years  ago and is now with the high school  ,at_Reyelstoke, visited' Enderby. during,  the Christmas holidays. Mr. Barker  thinks the new Fortune school house  is the finest in the West that he has  visited.  A quiet wedding ' took place in the  Methodist .parsonage on Monday evening, Dec. 29th. The contracting  parties were, Mr. Anton Makela ana  Miss Lempy Antilla. The ceremony  was performed by Rev. J. G. Brown  in the presence of a few immediate  friends of the bride.  Roy Ackman, who for some time  was a resident of Enderby, where ne  has many friends, is now representative for the Maritime Provinces of  the Harris Abattoir Company, Ltd.,  of Toronto. The Harris company has  a daily capacity of 1,000 cattle, .1000  sheep, 1,000 hogs and 500 calves.  Judging .from reports,' the Scout  Dance to be held in the Opera House  New Year's", night will be the Largest  attended dance of the season. With  the Enderby Orchestra providing the  music, and'the Boy Scouts-and their  friends the refreshments'and service,  a thoroughly enjoyable time Is in  store, for- all attending. Grand  march at-8:30. _     -s    .  Mr. and' Mrs. Wm. "J". Thompson  concluded the family reunion at their  liorrie this, week,"there',,being present-  25:members'."of-"--the ; family," including  the following:. Mrs. -W.'" R.~,'Thompson, of 'Regina,_ 3ask; J. H. Thompson -and, wife, :vof a LVttony?'E*\_Cf;-'A.  Thompson 'and'"family, of P.enticto'n,'  B.C.randvMrs.' F. Fox .and family,' of  Qu'Appellei Sask:,.";and* ,Mrs. Harry  Farmer,  Salmon Arm. .    ,'  JOHN B. MILLS, K. O.; DEAD  Joe Doerflinger decided a few evenings ago that he would put up a ������������������5  box'of choice chocolates for a footrace on New Year's .Day, just to  cause some excitement.. Then after  turning the matter ' over in his.mind  he concluded to try and make,it a  bigger affair. He saw the merchants  and they put up prizes, one not to be  outdone by the other, to. the value  of $50 or $60. "And instead of one  race, there .will be four or five races.  The first-will" be a mile race,-for  men, to start , from the mile post  east/of the bridge, gnd to end at  the Fulton block,- Cliff street.' The  following, prizes will b'e given in this  race: "--;-.  -->   -     ���������������������������        -.���������������������������  -    ' ,  1st���������������������������������������������6.50 pair, men's shoes,, by At-  tehborough &-Courtenay;'2nd, a $5,(50  "Jaeger.-t sweater!,   coat, .by, Bob}.Peel;  3rd," 'a ,-$5, Jbuggie. robe,'-:by^ C/T Rutherford;' t'4th,'', a ,$4~fla3h ":light, "byl*W7VG/  Mann;-. 5th,'. '&' $2.75c, alarm clock', by  C; ^Oppertshauser;.-6th,-   a~  sack''of  flour.-cby-  Poison ' Mercantile, Go; _,7th,:  a ?i':25 harmonica, by "j. E:y Crane.  - The big 'race   will'-'be/called at*2:30  p. m.,   and   will.be   followed  -by a  boy's face'   in   which   the    following  prizes    will    be' given: :'1st', a- !$2;50  Mr. J. Victor Mills, of-the Bank of boy's.sweater; - 2nd,    a".$1-75, boy's'  Montreal,     Enderby,   received    word I sweat������������������ri  both   given   by.   Dill Bros.';  this week conveying^ the sad news-of 3jd*   a'$li50    flash*   light, -' by-H. G.'  the death of his father, Mr.  John-B. Mann.  Dominion    Express    Company .on Oc-   ,  tober 31st;'establishment of a heated'  way-freight -.car   service on the S." &  0.;������������������asking   the    Government   to   en- r  courage   the   extermination'" of     the .  English    sparrow;     advocating    -tile '-  Government to pass a Daylight Say-',  ing Bill; asking . tor" the appointment "���������������������������  of a commission' to enquire /.in to the ~  workings of < the- fruit ring1-operating--/' -  in Manitoba and   the ,Northwest;-"en-' " "'  ('".'���������������������������HI  Mills, K. C, of Vancouver, while on  a visit to Providence, R. I. Of the  'deceased, the Vancouver Province  says: "Mr. Mills came to Vancouver  in 1904,   and   up    to a year- ago had  Following the boys' race, a race for  big girls will be called with the following prizes: 1st, a $10 pair of pictures, by W. J. Woods; 2nd, a $3.50  finger ring,' by   A.   W.   Prior; 3rd, a  offices in the Inns of Court building.  52 camera, by A.' Reeves.  About   a year, ago   he   started   on a  tour of the"'world in search of health  and was    sojourning   with friends in  Rhode   Island,   after   returning from  -EuroDe���������������������������when=death^overeook=lum,=^  "Mr. Mills was born at Granville  Ferry, N. S., in July, 1850. He was  educated at Horton Academy and  Acadia University, taking, his B. A.  with honors. Pie took a post-graduate course in law at Harvard Law  School and was called to the "bar in  1875. - He practiced .at Annapolis  Royal ; till .the cnll of  brought him to Vancouver, He was  member of the House of Commons for  For' the little girls, the prizes, are  fine ones: 1st, a ?5 box of chocolates  by Joe Doerflinger; 2nd a $2.50 neck-  chain by F. Pyman; 3rd, a $1.75 doll,  by-Hf^ST^Speers: : =^  And for the wee tots who will race,  Mr. Thompson has given a couple  dollars worth of chocolate nut bars  to be divided amongst them.  FATAL XMAS    TREE' PANIC  dorsing'ilhe   Oriental . resolutions- re >v.'v *"':(.->s  cently   passed   by,   the   United Fruit"'   Growers; asking   the -Government; to *  assist the Okanagan Telephone'-Com-V  pany in laying a*."cable across, Qkana.- J  gan Lake; asking" for;the.'enactmenty  of- legislation' whereby'-telephone'com-4'C*,*&?������������������������������������  panies   would 'be-' com,pelled'lto,"con:y;:"^-^^'-^!  nect up with' competing-;lines" in"order ;J''V^|;^|  to-get   messages- {through" 'af dist'rict-r5;5-1:->-v3||  not" covered-by both lines'! ^A'f'   "!'n  "! '" '"' ' "*Su������������������  -' ^ ^,. ^y t.1  \ 'J-^'g* I  ���������������������������li " pft���������������������������������������������##-*���������������������������  BUY "A; LOT P  a-  Tell;me notsdn.^mournful ^numbers,'-._  Life^ is but Ian empty dream; _ ,'.,,''  For the soul is'dead that> slumbers";  Only live fish swim up stream..'-.-.'f*  ' V������������������orr  ' '/r  vtv  Life.is real, life is earnest, -.'���������������������������-"/'>..-":���������������������������" '-  And the-man who "wins-the'goal;. -;,_ -"*"  Owns a lot'with: house upon it, ,* -.'������������������������������������������������������ l  And to landlord pays no.toll.   ,- -v ',r. _;  If enjoyments, and not sorrows,'-'- - -;.,"  Are to be your lot or way, ���������������������������  Just'wake up and save the-dollars,  ���������������������������_  That you 're squandering, rent to pay -  Life is" short and'tlmc is fleeting,. ;   - '���������������������������  Though you work like gaily slave;  If you don't invest means wisely,  You'll own , no   home  "this side your , ,  graved , .  Lives of great men all remind us,-  We should make our lives sublime;  Buy^a^lot-f^bu'ild^house^upon^it;  ���������������������������  .s.-j"*  'it*  ;/>  You can buy.and build on time.  Better then be up and doing,  Get a home that's up to date;  Use your'  backbone   with your wishbone,  Be the architect of fate. -  Go to Poison with deposit,  Pick-your lot and sign you check;  Seventy-two children were-killed in  the   West a Christmas-tree   panic at   Calumet, ,  Mich , on Xmas-eVe." The-public hall jCJettin^^carted's -half-the-battle,  was crowded'  by   happy mothers and  Annapolis    from   1SS7   till 1908,  was little folk,  preparing the tree for the  municipal   councillor    for    Annapolis entertainment  to    follow,   when some  You will then soon be on deck,  If you haven't got a help-meet,  Be a man and be it true;  Mr. and Mrs. T. B. -Walker, and Mr.  Henry Appleyard, of StoneWall, Man.  after spending two weeks with Mr.  and Mrs. Jasf Airth, enroute to the  coast cities, left for Vancouver on  Saturday. Mrs. Walker left her  3-year-old daughter with Mrs. Airth  and will return for her after their  coast visit. They are extensive and  prosperous Manitoba farmers.  Another home had to be quarantined this week, the day after Xmas.  and editor of the Annapolis Spectator. He married his second wife,  Miss Agnes K. Rose, in 189G. She  survives and was with him when he  died. One daughter, Miss Ruth Mills  resides in Vancouver. Another  daughter is Mrs. C. R. Gilmour of  Vancouver. He also leaves throe  sons, H. M. of Vancouver, J, V. of  Enderby, and R. M. of Winnipeg."  TPIE SCHOOL CHILDREN DID IT  Editor Enderby Press: Dear Sir:  In your last issue of the Presis, Ln the  account of the breaking up of the  North Enderby school, you state that  the school, trustees gave the school  teacher a present. The present was  subscribed for by the pupils of the  school and presented by them,  Yours truly,      JACK 'HEtfNTKER  NEW YEARS'  GREETINGS  person    yelled   "fire!"    through    the j Show your courage in a house neat,  doorway.     In a   moment a panic en-j She'll soon set her cap for you.  sued, which it was impossible to sub-:faint hearts ne'er win fair ladies,  clue, and   when   it   was   all over, 72|Pluck, not luck, wins the day;  dead little ones   were taken from theiLifc and grit ne'er goes to hades,  hallway and at the doors.   There was  no fire anywhere.  ASSOCIATED BOARD OF TRADE  Work, don't shirk, you'll find the way  S, POLSON, Enderby, B.C..  The annual meeting of the Associated Bo'ard of Trade was held at  Armstrong ten days ago. Enderby  was the only town in the Valley not  represented. Mr. J- F. Pringle and  Mr. C, Creed, of Armstrong, were  elected president and secretary respectively.  Among the numerous resolutions  passed by the Board were the following: Asking the government to establish a system of labor bureaus  throughout the Dominion; restriction  on  operations of trust and irrespon  We extend to   our   friaeds and Pa-:Sible. promoting    companies;  favoring  trons our   best   wishes   for th-j NewLne organization of a Central Exccu-  Year, and may   1914   be a year filled ^VCi    comprising  with prosperity for all.     DILL BROS  The    woman    who    searches   for  One of the little girls of" Mr. and Mrs.'beauty doctor usually needs one.  a  NEW YEAR'S GREETINGS  From S. Poison  My Enderby friends, I wish thee well,  And send the New Year Greeting;  I'd like to be with thee myscl',  Those New Year puddings eating;  But Providence did interfere  To keep me from your table,  So I'm content to.stay right here,  And-may next time be able  To spoil the shape of cake and pie,  And drink some turkey  whisky (broth)  But for this time I must stay dry,  As 'twould be kind 0' risky.  By fate, or luck, not "drunk again,"  I've sprained some tender muscle,  And on my back two weeks I've lain,  And find it Imrd to rustle:  So best of luck I wish you all,  With heads 3>oth clear and clever;  the    heads    of all  Boards of Trade in the district; asking the restoration   of   the   low ex-f And may rich blessings on you fall,  press rates on fruit, cancelled by the From now on and forever.  \A  'A  \">f^/^y^::.ns^  ��������������������������� v. wn:������������������r*""   ''' " THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, January 1, 1914  Don't  Resolve:  ihut up and  DO  t  the thing*  WlSW^M  !������������������������������������������������������  ENDERBY PRESS  Published wery  Tfini-sday at   Bncte-.by, B.C. at  52 p*r y������������������*tf. by the Waftwr P������������������eas.  Advertising Ka-ies; TiWisicn*, SOe sn ������������������<* fiiwt  in.isri2Mi, 35c each stiiisecitM** insertion. Contract adrertfeiwr. ?l an inoli per month.  Legal Hotfces: 12c a line ftvtft kisoi-tion-: 8c a Bn������������������  oaeh subsequent insertion,  ReiKlinir N������������������tjc<a awl Locals: W>e a line.  JANUARY 1. 1914  PRIVATE ACTS vs. PUBLIC ACTS  ' Particular attention is called to the  letter from Mr. S." S.' Taylor, K. C,  in -the City Council proceedings, on  another page ,of this issue, regarding  the "question of the city's position' in  the matter of its agreement with the  Okanagan Telephone- Company. Mr.  Taylor's opinion in the matter,, while  not the final word in the case', is certainly worth serious' consideration.  Perhaps if the question were referred  to another solicitor, an opinion just  the opposite would be given. However, 'accepting Mr. Taylor's opinion  as sound, and as indicative of the  position the court would take if the  case were brought before it, let us  consider for . a moment the position  of the people of the Okanagan under  it. Let us see where we stand.  The Municipal Act,  under which all  j incorporated    municipalities   in     the  province are bound, says:  (Sec. 194.)      "Notwithstanding any  law to   the    contrary,    a    municipal  council shall not   have the power to  grant to any    person or corporation  any particular privilege or immunity  or exemption from the ordinary juris-  j diction    of   the   corporation   or    to  grant any charter   bestowing a right  j franchise or   privilege,    or   give any  bonus    or   exemption   from any tax,  rate    *   *     *   *     unless same is em  bodied in a bylaw   which before final  passage thereof,    has been submitted  to the electors   of,   the   municipality  (who are qualified to vote upon a by-  Jlaw or contract a   debt,    and which  .has received    the    assent of not less  than    three-fifths    in   number   of the  electors who shall vote upon such by-  ,'Iaw."  I   The Municipal Act is a public Act,'  I built upon   the   common principal of  justice to all, and intended to guard  the interests of ' the    people against  [private    encroachment    and     private  ''gain.     And yet   in    the   face of this  public Act we    have   a   private Act,  rushed   through    the    legislature, no  doubt,  without    anyone   knowing its  contents,    which,    we are told by as  .eminent   counsel   as   that   of    S. S.  ! Taylor,  K. C,    overrides    the public  Act, and grants to a. private corporation rights   and     privileges    within  :the   incorporated    municipalities and  cities of    the    Okanagan which these  municipalities and cities themselves  cannot grant without first submitting it to a vote of the people J  Perhaps' this is the "legal" phase  of it, but we seriously question if this  would be the decision of the court  should the question ever be heard.  It seems so contrary to all justice  and equity, upon which English law  is laid. If a bunch of legislators  .can pass a private Act which will  [override a public Act, without the  [people whose ' rights and interests  are at stake knowing anything about  the transaction, where can there be  any safety for British institutions ?  If a handful 01 die people's representatives at Victoria can pass a  private Act which makes null and  void all Municipal law governing the  granting ol' franchises, what is the  use of the ballot, given the people  for their protection ?  It Is as well, however, that the  people of the Okanagan should realize the "legal" phase of the question.  The people of Enderby know now  what they are up against. If the  phone users like to- pay the present  rates for the rube service the telephone company is giving they need  not complain. If they don't think  the service is worth the money,' then  they are foolish to pay the price. It  is up to them.  There    is   another     phase    of    the  phone question, however,   which this  ettcr from Mr.    Taylor    brings out.  If, as he states,   the .Okanagan Telephone     Company   can    override    all  mun cipal    regulations,    regardless of  J any local   agreement   as to hours of  1 serv'ce   or   rental   rates,    then it is  ���������������������������'useless longer to expect the Okanagan  ��������������������������� Telephone Company to meet the requirements of the' town and district  in the    matter    of   hours and rates.  (The next thing to consider is, how  are we to get the service required ?  The only answer presenting itself is  that, which comes from Summerland,  in the Okanagan,    and the towns and  J ities of Alberta and Saskatchewan.  The sister town    of Summerland has  j rdered every . Okanagan Telephone  Company instrument out on the 1st  of January,    and   a   local'system is  j eing   installed,   to    be in operation  'on or about   the   15th- of January.  ��������������������������� This is tackling the "job right. In  j very city and district where municipal phone systems have been in  operation, they have proved entirely  satisfactory, and are generally run at  a profit,   with   -the    monthly   rental  , rate $12 a year for private residences  'and ?24 a year .for business houses.  ; This low rate puts the -'phone within  f the reach of everybody, and the house  | without a telephone is the exception.  : With 'phones in general use, an in-  t strument in every home and at every  : business desk, it then becomes a real  service, and one would no more do  ( without it than dispense with the  water service.       At the present time  (the 'phone service which the Okana- for seeding: Samples should'be sent  Igan Telephone Company is endeavor- as early as possible to avoid delays.  |ing to iorce the   people to accept is  about as much   service iaa. a benzine  buggy without juice.  PREPARE FOR SPRING SEEDING  Now is the time for farmers to con-  skier the question of a .goj'l sei d  grain supply for next spring.':., The  greater part of the grain in the West  was harvested under ideal conditions  last fall, and little difficulty should  be met with in getting seed of strong  vitality. Notwithstanding this there  are some individuals, and even sections oi the Western Provinces that  were not so fortunate at harvest time  and now have seed of doubtful vitality for spring seeding.  Seed of strong vitality makes a  good start, helps to keep down the  weeds and finally gives the big yield;  while seed of poor vitality is a sure  loss. Therefore, every farmer who  suspects the vitality of his seed  should send a semnln to the Dominion Government Seed Laboratory, at  Calgary, for a government test. In  order that the report of this test  may be of greatest value to the sender, preparatory to sending the sample he should   first   clean his seed as  Titles and decorations, like college  degrees, are for those who need them  GIL LETT'S LYE  ^EATS^DIRTV  ���������������������������"'"���������������������������itecrcRcoPtiiiHo-ruti.oKHctiowiP5"*0'^"*  >0������������������M{D  J!IG     TORONTO ONT.    rio^*>  10  c  WANTED��������������������������� Immediately��������������������������� Live agent  ���������������������������whole time preferred!; distracts,  Vernon, Revelstoke, Summerland,  Enderby, Salmon Arm, Armstrong,  Penticton. Apply to E. G. King-  well, Kamloops.  Bank of Montreal  Established 1817  Capital, $16,000,000 '     Re8t, $16,000,000  Hon. President, Rt. Hon. Lord Strathc0na.and Mount Royal G. 'J. M-. Q.  President, R. 3. Angus, Esq.   Vice-Presidenj,H. V. Meredith  BRANCHES IN LONDON, cENG., NEW YORK and CHICAGO.      *  SAVINGS   BANK   DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from $1 upwards, and interest allowed at current rates.  Interest credited SOth June     and 31st December.  -vnwRDY BRANCH A.  E. Taylor,'Manager  WE HAVE  JUST RECEIVED A CAR OF FLOUR AND FEED.WHICH  VE ARE SELLING AT THE FOLLOWING PRICES :  Price to Members      To non-Members  Sack Ton Sack  ��������������������������� BOBIN HOOD FLOUR    1.50 $"       ,           ,$1.65  ���������������������������WHEAT  !    1.60 31.50: 1.65  lOATS  .'...:     1.30 '    25.75     - 1.40  BARLEY CHOP      1.30 26.00 1.40  BRAN  '.   1.20 24.00'   . 1.30  SHORTS     1.30 26.00 1.40  CARROTS (Red) : 75 15.00          ,        .75 '  TURNIPS    ;.... 75 15.00                   .75  POTATOES   1.10 22.00 1,10  TIMOTHY HAY   17.00  THESE PRICES  ARE CASH AT WAREHOUSE.  OPEN WEDNESDAY  AND  SATURDAY AFTERNOONS.  ?  Ton  33.00  27.00  27.00  2'i.OO  28.00  15.00  15.00  22.00  17.08  ;? ���������������������������!*  xr  XX  .{.|  ff  .5.4.  n  ?T*  xx  h  it  XX  *������������������  TT  XX  n  if  XX  Will be open for the Inspection of the Public li  |>������������������M������������������>|l.M-f-������������������-������������������������������������l-������������������^������������������  on  From 2 to 6 p. m,  Tea will be Served  *>#^4.,fc;.J.Jf/������������������i11  Wftfe*i*AA������������������tf������������������r&v-.  im  The  Cordially    Invited  ?->i  U I?  "%S  Thursday, January !'������������������ 1914  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  V'  IV  f .-*������������������,.���������������������������..'  ��������������������������� - ��������������������������� >��������������������������� ->  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights ol tho Dominion  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, 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 be  .made by the applicant in person to  the Agent or sub-Agent of the district in which rights applied for are  ���������������������������ituated.  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 out by the applicant himself. " -  Each application must be accompanied by a fee for $5 which will be  refunded if the rights applied for ure  aot available, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall .be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the  rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for the' full quantity of  merchantable coal mined and pay the  royalty thereon. If the cual mining  rights are not being operated, such  returns should be furnished at least  once a year.. ��������������������������� _       "  The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the lessee may-be  permitted to purchase whatever  available surface rights may be considered necessary for the working of  the mine at the rate of $10.00 an acre  ���������������������������For full information- application  should be made to the Secretary of  the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent* or Sub-Agent  of Dominion Lands.  W. W������������������ CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized publication of  this advertisement will not be paid  for.       ' -  Norman Grant  BUILDER' &  "��������������������������� . CONTRACTOR  Plans and estimates  "V    Furnished    J  Dealer in Windows, Doors, Turnings,  and all   factory   .work.   Rubberoid  : Roofing,- Screen Doors and Windows-  -  GLASS CUT TO ANY SIZE  Plentiful Opportunities Offering  for Practical Men in the Okanagan  We represent S. C. SMITH CO.,  of Yernon ���������������������������  Russell Street Enderby:  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  v.     ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commo-:  JILdious Stablirig.for_teams. .  *>      %        ��������������������������� ���������������������������  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers and Tourists invited to give us a trial.   .,  FORSALE  No. 1 Seed Wheat, Timothy  and Alfalfa Hay. For further particulars apply to���������������������������  F. R. E. DeHart  Kelowha. B.C.  or N.  E. Landori, on the ranch  Enderby  OVER 65 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  'ATENTS  Tradc Marks  Designs  Copyrights &c  landing a (Icetoh and description ma;  ' aiMruun put opinion free whether an   Ion UptfobaMr Patentable.  Communion-  Upu iVtet&Jonflijentiiii. HANDBOOK on Patent!  s&t frt*. Oldeituency for ledurtngjmtenta. ���������������������������  Pateata taKon tnrouRh Muun & Co. reoolre  HXM<w ������������������tt<������������������#, without charge, In the  Scientific American.  A handsomely UlnaSrated weekly. iAircat dr-  cnlaJion of any suientlfle journal. Turms for  Gfttitttla, i������������������.W a year, postage prepaid. Sold by  all nevrsdealara,  MU.NN &"Co.361B'oadwcyMewYgrk  Bnrath Offloe, G������������������ V BU Washington, D. C.  Orchardists, agriculturalists,  merchants and investors in the  Okanagan Valley are congratulating themselves on the year just  ended. Those who have given  attention to poultry and small  crops between trees, to bees,  grapes, ducks, chickens, turkeys  and geese are reaping a harvest,  for the district has been benefitted  greatly by mixed farming, dairying, poultry and sheep-raising.  Okanagan apples exhibited in  December in Great Britain, won  Gold Medals at Bristol, Chester,  Hawick, Chichester, Leeds and  the Royal Horticultural Show in  London. Apples were of unusual  size, flavour and beauty of color,  and Great Britain was given ocular proof of the abundant prosperity prevalent in the Okanagan  Valley where irrigated and non-  irrigated land, yielding such produce, is iucreasing annually, in  value. Earl Grey owns 1,000 acres of these fertile orchard lands  at Vernon; the Coldstream Estate,  in which Lord Aberdeen is a  shareholher, 10,000 acres; Sir  Eric Swayne, ex-governor of British Honduras, owns 1,500 acres,  and-will take up residence next  year. Full bearing apple orchards are paying 30 per cent on  the investment.  The last year the Okanagan  Valley expended $150,000 up to  December 20th for fruit boxes  and crates, and used 3,000,000  tin cans which were imported, as  there is no tin can manufactory  in the valley. Eighteen hundred  carload lots of fruit and produce,  valued at about $i; 250,000,' were wav  shipped all over Western Canada,  New Zealand, China, Australia,  'West-Indies and Great Britain  from this valley.' This does ��������������������������� ?not  include-.thousands of tons, of  pears, peaches, apricots,, cherries;  strawberries, raspberries^- blackberries, currants, graphs and  other soft fruits shipped by express. . " '  " It is declared here that ithe  fruit crop,- particularly of apples,  will be from one-and-a-half times  to twice as large next year, as in  i913^1t is pointed out that 1912  jWas a^good year and 1913 comparatively light, that the present  fall budding gives promise of a  heavy year. Many new orchards  are to come into bearing next  year and there will-also be the  natural increase of those trees  already in bearing. Prices have  been better this year owing to  the co-operative selling plan of  the Okanagan United Growers  Association.  There, are good openings for  manufacturers of pickles, vinegar, cider, jams and relishes of  all-kinds, brick, tile, pottery and  stonewarer-=Asbestos,-clay,-coal,-  limestone, granite, copper and  gypsum deposits are uncovered.  Capital is needed to develop these  industries.  Timber, clay, coal and limestone are closs to the city by rail  and water.  As cheap power as any in B.  C. is generated, municipally  owned, and manufacturers enjoy  a practically uninterrupted service.  An ice and cold storage warehouse is needed. The Dominion  Government will 'give outright a  subsidy amounting to 30 per cent  on the actual cost of the building���������������������������  not on the capitalized stock. The  warehouse must be a bublic one,  and of approved construction to  receive the subsidy.  The natural beauties and recreative advantages of the locality  have attracted a very desirable  class of immigrants to settle in  the Valley, who in their turn  have added to and developed the  social life of the district. The  population ,of the locality has  b.een recruited largely from the  great centres and from the Old.  Country; business men who have  succeeded in the commercial  struggle in the city, and who desire to enjoy, and bring, up their  families among the advantages  of the uncongested areas of the  Sunny Okanagan Valley without  sacrificing the blessings of social  intercourse;  retired Army Offi  cers; Colonials from less__f aye-red  climes; successful farmers^i'rom  the plains, all join with their  neighbors in an educated effort  to reap the benefits of their strenuous endeavours by engaging in  a pleasant and profitable industry,  as their savings give them the  right and the power to do, in a  mild and salubrious climate  among beautiful surroundings.  B. C. LANDS  OPEN  TO SETTLERS  Hon. W. R. Ross, Minister of  Lands for British Columbia,  speaking recently at. Vancouver  dealt with, the land settlement  problems facing the administration. IVir. Ross illustrated his  talk with a map showing the  lands alienated in 1903, when the  present Government went into  power; the lands reserved for  homesteaders and the land with-,  out restriction. The C. P. R.  belt, twenty-miles on either side  of the line, the E. & N. grant on  the Island and^various grants to  transportation companies in the  southeastern part of the Province  were all made before that time.  They were all along the lines of  transportation. While the Dominion Government was bound by  statutory obligations to. induce  immigration into British -Columbia, practically all of the newcomers went to the Prairies. ���������������������������  It was impossible to colonize  without railways, and. the Mc-  Bride Government had entered  into an exterisive^pplicy of, rail-  construction. While - the  population of the province had  increased 50 per cent in the last,  ten years, it had not a rural population, and this could be, expected with the operation of railways.  This was to be expected:. in the  next year or., so; ;when ;British,  Columbia; with ��������������������������� the settlement, of  the farming areas' of the _Province, would be entering - into, its  real destiny.. .  The Government, in its land  sales, was doing away with sale  by private treaty and selling by  auction alone. .Of the .250,000,000  acres in the Province, only 5,000,:  000 acres, or two per. cent had  been sold, and the land so.' sold  had furnished us with the money  to build roads, schools,- bridges  and. other necessary improvements. -If we had not sold in  this way it is probable that the  money would have had to be borrowed. Certainly it would have  had to be raised in, some other  way. Ninety-three million acres  were under reserve absolutely for  the homesteader undsr regulations requiring.personal, occupation, cultivation and development.       ^      -. ���������������������������    ^ ==>   ��������������������������� Surveys had been pushed-"for^  ward, so that any rush of settlement was provided for, 1,700,000  acres being now staked out for  the homesteader. The only  charge for a homestead was a $2  entry fee and a fee of $10 when  the homesteader gets his Crown  grant. In the last three years  the Government had- issued between 9,000 and 11,000 pre-emption records. In the last year  this number had been 3,600,  which, with 1,200 issued in the  railway belt, made 4,800 families  that went on the farm in the last  year. While he was not there to  make any announcement of policy  on behalf of the Government, he  felt safe in intimating that it  would not be long before the  Government undertook some ample and strong policy for the attracting of farmers to our agricultural lands. This would be when  the railways'were completed. It  would result, he was sure, in reflecting to the profit of the people of Vancouver.  An Edison concert in your home  is truer to life than you could imagine. It makes  no difference whether you play the wonderful  four-minute Blue Amberol Records on the improved cylinder instrument, or whether you let  the new Disc Phonograph sing for you. The tone  is perfect always. The selections are universal  in range. In presenting the  New Edison Diamond Disc  Phonograph  with its powerful, steady motor and  . permanent diamond-point reproducer,  v Mr. Edison offers his final perfection  | of ihe phonograph, after years of ex-  } periments. The Disc and Cylinder  I,' Phonographs combine to .make your  ; i Edison choice  absolutely infallible.  ��������������������������� You can have whichever you prefer.  ���������������������������:. i A visit to an Edison store will make  N up your mind for you. Isn't it worth  \ while to satisfy a natural curiosity?  ,J You'll be welcomed heartily.  A complete line of Edison Phonographs and Records will be found at  Edison  Due Phonograph  Cabinet in mahogany.  Drawer rewm for 36 record!.  Equipped with auio-  , mitic Hop, diamond-point  '? reproducer and. powerful  'iprtng motor with worm-  driven geari.  ENDERBY   MUSIC   STORE  ���������������������������^r  We are overstocked in these instruments and until  will sell any Violin in*, stock "at cost price. We^have them  .'.*     i      it* I  -      -'V--'l  7-"-"-'M  and every instrument is one of QUALITY for the money  THE  ENDERBY  MUSIC  STORE v  Music and Musical Instruments J. E. CRANE, Proprietor  Fancy and Useful Articles for the Children and the Home.   ,  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with city airs. .  When Paddy Murphy shook the snow of Sanclon  off his, feet he came here, and now owns one of ���������������������������  finest, brick hotels in the country. Although  Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his  -^=^hoteLthe^King^Edward._- In:addition to the ex-  cellence of the meals, breakfast is served tip to 10  o'clock, which is an added attraction for tourists."  (Extract from Lowery's Ledpe.)  King Edward Hotel, & Jc ���������������������������EPHY  Eniderby  JAM ES  Fire, Life, Accident  INSURANCE AGENCIES  REAL ESTATE NOTARY PUBLIC-  Fruit Land Hay Land  Town Loti  The Liverpool A London A Globe In*. Co,  The Phoenix Innurancc Go. at London.  Lomlin-LincMnirtt Firo Insurance Ca.  Roynl Insurance Co.,of LiYvrpaal (Lh*ed������������������pt  The London ft Lanciiwhire Guarantee  Accident Co��������������������������� of Canada.  WELL BLOCK,   ENt)KR������������������Y  Cutters and Sleighs  Just received. A stock of cutters  and sleighs; heavy ��������������������������� and light. You  can get as good prices and terms of  me as you can get anywhere. Don't  send out of town.     Jas. McMahon.  W. G. PELL  New Up-to-Date Shop, on  Russell St., west of Vernon Rd.  Enderby  and General Blacksmithing  It will cost you just one-  third of a cent a pound y0urve  Butter wrapped in your own neatly printed Butter Parchment, if you order from-    THE WALKER PRESS  ���������������������������T- ' '���������������������������'--   ���������������������������     "    "mgr.'iiw   ���������������������������'" .  j  .   '     .1  '.   '.    -m. .   ."������������������������������������������������������  .fi"i'"������������������  When your Letter Paper runs low, let  us print the next lot.       Walker Press  ������������������<.-  V  J.f  . jA. .i'(.*te������������������utl THE    PRESS,    ENDERBY,    BRITISH    COLUMBIA  60 MEN WANTED  At Once to Learn Barber Trade  Only eight weeks required to learn,  tools free and pay wages while learning. Positions secured on completion at from $15 to *:0 per week.  We have hundreds of locations  where you can start business for  yourself. Tremendous demand for  barbers. Write for Free Catalogue;  better still, call. If you would become an expert you must be an International graduate.  INTERNATIONAL BARBER COLLEGE  Alexander   Ave.,   First   Door   West  of Main St., Winnipeg  AHABS HOUSE  The Sphere reproduces a photograph of one of the most interesting  and valuable discoveries so far recorded .in the field of Biblical archaeology in the palace of a Hebrew king,  believed- to be the ''Ivory house" of  Ahab, which was recently unearthed  at Samaria, in Northern. Palestine. Labels with Hebrew writing, which seem  to have been", in. actual use during the  lifetime and perhaps in. the households of Oinri and Ahab. have also  been found, as well as fragments of  pottery and other interesting remains.  It was in the palace here thnt Ahab  dwelt with Qiieen Jezebel, and where  Nabooth' had his vineyard- Among the  ruins many inscriptions have been  found containing Biblical names, and  there is a frequent reference to a vineyard,which it is believed may be the  vineyard ofvNabbth.:     ���������������������������  This is the first and only palace of  a Hebrew king ever found, and accordingly regarded as unique and of the  deepest interest to archaeologists and  Biblical students. It was undoubtedly an immense edifice, occupying about  two acres of space, consisting of  chambers grouped around courts-  Here and there stand portionsNof the  finished wall to the height.of several  courses of stone.  Of the Roman remains found, the  most imposing is a. 130 foot wide staircase leading down . to an altar and  probable temple, put up in honor of  the Emperor Augustus, where was also found a huge marble trunk of a  Roman statue lying headless and.without arms and limbs, which was in all  probability that of Caesar. ��������������������������� A large  Roman basilicia was also uncovered,  with its tribune in scm-circular form  still intact- It is thought that there  may be valuable documents here that  will do not a little in confirming the  Biblical narrative, and also throw  much interesting light on the habits  and life of the ancient Jewish kings.  RATTLESNAKE  HUNTING  One of the curious modes of getting  a living is an industry to be found in  Brazil and parts of Central America.  It is that of hunting therrattlesnaKe,  which is valuaole on account of its  skin and oil.     ?i  The hunters generally work in  pairs. One man carries what might  be called a hshing-pole, the other a  s*-arp scythe. The pole has a stout  wire attached to it, and there Is an  ordinary pike hook on the end of tne  wire\  .Moving cautiously through the  grass, so as not to disturb the sleeping snake, who is always found basking in the warm sunshine near a loose  end of rock, the man with the puns  prods his snakeship more or less gently, and carefully holds the hook invitingly near the rattler's head- The  snake wakes up angry, makes a dart  at the nearest irritating object, which  is the fish-hook, and very accommodatingly allows the sharp tines to penetrate his jaws.  The man with the pole holds the  entrapped rattlesnake at a safe distance ���������������������������while his comrade moves up,  and. with a slash of the scythe, severs  the snake's head from his body,  which is then deposited in a bag, and  the hunters go in search of another  snake.  Gained in Weight,  Digestion Restored,  Health Renewed  Here   is   More   Proof  of   Quick   Cure  For All Folks That "are Weak,  Ailing, Nervous.  More  Praise for  Dr. Hamilton's Pills.  For   a    period    last,  thought of food excited  nausea,"  writes Mrs. U.  Bloomsbiiry.    "The heat  summer    the  feelings    of  A.  Dodge, of  had made me  QUEER COLLECITOTMS  ' Collectors gather together articles  more cr less interesting, but probably  few go in for such bulky objects as  those chosen by a distinguished Britisher. Old doors are the object of  his desire. His'doors come from old  houses, castles, and abbeys of historical interest. Some time ago he obtained, at considerable cost, a door  through which, during the French Revolution, Marie Antoinette, Charlotte  Corday, Danton. and Robespierre passed on their way to the guillotine.  Lord Petersham, a noted man in his  day, had a hobby for acquiring various kinds of tea and snuff. The  Dowager-Queen of Italy has a collection of the fcot and headgear of Royal  personages of different periods. Tt is  said to include a sandal worn by Nero,  a pair of white slippers"that belonged  to Mary. Queen of Scots; shoes worn  by Queen Anne and the Empress  Josephine, and gloves that were once  the property of Marie Antoinette.  listless and the distaste for food reduced me to a condition of seml-.star-  vation and brought me to the verge of  nervous collapse. Tonics were useless to restore an active desire for  food. The doctors told me my liver  and kidneys were both at fault, but  the medicines they gavo ma were too  severe, and reduced my strength so  that I had to ubnndon them. At  the suggestion of u friend who had  been cured of blood and skin trouble,  I began the use of Dr. Hamilton's  Pills. The difference I first noticed  was. that while they cleansed the system,, instead of feeling weaker I felt  better after taking them. Indeed  their activity was so mild it was easy  to forget 1 had taken them at all;  they seemed to go right to the liver,  and in a very brief time not only did  all source of nausea disappear, but I  began to crave food and I digested it  reasonably well. Then I began to put  on weight until within three months  I was brought to a condition of good  health. I urge Dr. Hamilton's Pills  for all who are in poor health."  Get this best of all medicines today and refuse a substitute for Dr.  Hamilton's Pills of Mandrake and  Butternut. Sold by all "druggists and  storekeepers. 25c. per box or five  for ?1.00. Sent posl.oaid by The Cat-  arrhozone Co. " Buffalo,- N.Y., and  Kingston, Canada.      i  PIECE OF NEWTON'S APPLE TREE  The British Royal Astronomical Society has recently Obecome the owner  of an interesting, because apparently  wel} authenticated, relic, of Sir Isaac  Newton. This is a small log from  the apple tree in the garden at Wool-,  thbrpe, on'Which the famous apple  (the most famous apple since Eve and  Eden, with the possible exception of  those of Helen of Troy and Wilhelm  Tell), grew. Mr. C. W. Waller, of  Burwnsh, Sussex, who presented the  log to the society, sent the following  history with it.���������������������������His father, born in  1807, was at school when ten or  twelve, with the rector of Stoke, Lin-  Valuable Horse Saved  by "Nerviline"  .y -  WAS   TOO   SORE   AND   LAME   TO  WORK���������������������������QUICKLY   CURED  BY NERVILINE  "I have had a long experience In  treating horses, and t can safely say  tnat I know of no liniment for strains,  sprains, and swelling that is so useful around the stable as Nerviline."  Thus writes Mr. J. E. Murchison,  from his home. Crofts Hill P.O. 'I  had a fine young mare that   wrench-  colnshire,  named  Pearson.      After a,  heavy storm news reached the school \<?d   "������������������������������������'  "ghl    foreleg,   and  from  the  that Sir Isaac's apple tree had blown ! shoulder down she \\js stilt, sore and  down.      The rector and some of Lie '    '     '  boys at once set out for Woolthorp-  which is not far from Stoke. They  found the tree, which for many ycarj  had been propped up to preserve it,  lying on the ground. The rector obtained a saw, and cut a number of  small logs ��������������������������� from one of the limbs.  Mr. Waller's father received one of  these and preserved it with great  care until his death, when it came  down as one of the heirlooms to his  son.  CHILDHOOD   DANGERS  SORRY   HE     REFORMED  She was engaged, and he was a  very nice young man, but all the same  she could not help wishing to reform  him in some way. Accordingly, as  they sat side by side one night, she  s id:  William, we should all make some  (sacrifice in our lives. My brother  Harry has given "n smoking. What  :���������������������������<> you going to do?  I think, love, replied thci young  man, I shall deny myself the pleasure of kissing you. That will be a  great sacrifice.  And was the maiden pleased? Of  course she was not. Three days  elapsed line! again thev sat side bv  side.  I have something to fell you, William, she murmured.  What Is It. sweetest? said William.  Only this, dearest, she whlspced.  !My brother Harry has started smoking again.  No "symptoms that indicate any  the ailments of childhood  should  allowed   to   pass   without  proriipt  tention.       The   little   ailment  soon become a serious one and  of  be  at-  may  per  haps r. litHe life passes out. If  Baby's Own Tablets are kept in the  house minor troubles can be promptly cured and serious ones averted. The  Tablets arc guaranteed absolutely  safe and can be given to the newborn babe as well as the growing  child. Mrs. Arthur Drapeau, Mont  Carmol, Que., says: "I can give Baby's'  Own Tablets to my little one without  fear, well knowing the beneficial results that will follow their use." The  Tablets are sold by medicine dealers  or by mail at 25 cents a box from  The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.,  Brockville, Out.  FROM   EAD   TO   WORSE  Blanc's wife, whenever ;.. shutter  rattled, or a board creaked, would  wake up her husband and say:���������������������������  Oh, John, there are burglars down  stairs! Don't you hear them? Oh,  what shall we do?  But Blanc hit at last on an idea that  he thought would compose his wife  permanently.  Look hero, he 'said, you can rest  assured those noises aren't burglars.  Burglars'work in absolute silence- You  never hear a sound from them.  And now Mrs. Blanc wakes her bus-  ba:id up in a blue panic whenever  cere's no noise.  LIFE WITHOUT MICROBES  Microbes are not indispensable *to  all life if they are indispeusable to  any. The question has been definitely settled- A cage completely  sterilizer at. flO degrees was niauo auj  the openings of the cage closely  stopped with cotton and protected  from the outside by a hermetically-  closed metallic chamber. Such man-  guarded by aseptic rub'^- '"''^ /"���������������������������  ipulations as were necessary in opening the cage -were made by hands  to such a sterilized cage tiuee u"6..j  eggs were placed after having been  externally sterilized. The cage was  fitted with a glass pavilion or chicken  run. where the chickens could develop during their six weeks' sojourn in  the cage. In the cage were sterilized  air. nure water, sterilized sand, and  sterilized feed. The experiment  showed that life does not depend upon  microbes, but that the vital work of  the organism is easy and natural when  everything is -sterilized.������������������������������������������������������ Harper's  Weekly.  swoiitm. I applied Nerviiiue. and it  worked like a charm; in fact that-  mure was in shape 10 work a day  after I used  Neniline.  "\V> have used iVenilinc on our  farm for t.vonty-liv-; yeiirs. and never  found it wanting. For man or beast  it is si wonderful liniment."  Five  thousand  letters    recommend  Nerviline as a general household lini-'  ment, as an allroi/iia cure for aches  Mid  pains   Try it yourself  Large/size bottle.    ?^c-, or tample  sir.e 25c-, soid  by  Catarrhozone Co.  all  d'Mtrs or The  Kingston, Ont.  There was a thin and nervous woman who could not sleep- She vi-,-  ited her physician, and hefeaid:���������������������������  Did you ' eat anything just before  going to bed?  Oh,., no, doctor, the patient replied.  Well, said the physician, just keep  a glass of milk and some biscuits be  side you, and every night, the las:,  thing you do, make a light meal-  But, doctor, cried the lady, you told  me on no account to eat anything  before retiring.  Pooh, pooh! said the doctor; that  was three months ago. Science has  made enormous strides since then-  NOT AMONG  HIS  INTENTIONS  While a certain Isuiy was feeding-  si hungry tramp the other day, she discovered that he was pocketing her  silver ware. Seizing u poker, she exclaimed:  Drop those spoons, you scoundrel,  and have the house; lesive it instant-  Hut madam���������������������������  Leavo the house, 1 say,  house; leave if instantly!  the infuriated woman.  I go, madam, said the tramp, never  lo  return;   but  before  I  do,  I   would  ike to say that I never had the least  mention of taking your house.  leave  the  scceamed  Skin-Tortured  Little Ones  Mothers! Are your little ones  suffering from itching, burning  eczemas, or ��������������������������� other torturing,  disfiguring skin troubles? Are  you, yourself, worn out with  Jong, sleepless nights and ceaseless anxiety in curing for them ?  Then you should know that, in  most cases, a warm bath with  Cuticura Soap  and a gentle application of Cut>  cura Ointment bring immediate re  lief, the little sufferers sleep, tired,  fretted mothers rest, and peace  falls on distracted households.  Although Cullriira Soap and Ointment nrn  sold by clrmrci.-its and tlcsilfM cvrywliiTC a  ���������������������������postal to "Cuticura," lH'pt. I'M, H<������������������.|on.  V. S. A., will si-ctiru a liberal sample <>' wu I:,  ���������������������������v.itl: 3_'-p. book on tlie. .skin and aculp, uinl  treatment of their afTwiioiis.  W,   R,~P." 906  TJ������������������EJLAUSEOF THEL.BRE_A.CHj__  Is your tunic .padded.' gurgled the  ovely Amelia to Sergeant Jones, as  she reposed gracefully on his manly  breast after the dance.  No. but why do you ask. that, he  proudly  Inquired.  Because it is so much softer than  Sergeant Green's, or oven Color-Sergeant Brown's.  They don't even speak now.  AN ALTRUIST  Why. doesn't Billyuns be more liberal with his-money? Well, he holds  that wealth-is a burden, and that it is  not fair to put your burden-on other  people's shoulders-��������������������������� Baltimore American .- :.   No  GOOD NIGHTS SLEEP  Medicine   so, Beneficial   to   Brain  and  Nerves.  One of the richest countries In the  world is that part of the Malay peninsula known as the Federated States.  These provinces are still under the  rule of their native chiefs or sultans,  though they are assisted by a British  advisor. The tin mines of these small  States are more valuable than most  gold mines, for they produce" nearly  half the world's supply of tin. and  the result is an overflowing treasury  for the States. Vast forests of rubber trees are also proving extremely  profitable.'  ALMOST  TIME  TO  QUIT  IrrGuymon, Okla.. there is a preacher who is not only slow, but long-  winded. A stranger happened into  the church about the middle of tho  service- He listened to the pastor's  discourse until he began to think  something was wrong, but there was  no sign of a conclusion. Finally he  reached over and asked the man in,  front:  How long has that man been preaching?   . ,     .  About ten years, was the reply.  Oh, well, he said resignedly, in that  case I suppose 1*11 stay. He'll surely  be through in a little while.���������������������������Kansas  City Star-  DISPENSING   WITH   COAL  An ocean-going ship 370 feet in  length, capable of carrying 7.4/10 tons  of cargo, operated with motors, has  been launched and tested on the Clyde  and proved a success. ��������������������������� Those who  feared that the -world's fuel supply,  would soon run out were counting  without the inventor. _������������������������������������������������������ The year that  does not see some development of a  device for getting power without coal  is worth noting.���������������������������Montreal Gazette. --  Eight hours for work, eight hours  for recreation, and eight hours for  sleep is the old division of the 24  hours of each and every day. ��������������������������� It is  supposed to be ideal, and it has been  incorporated as a part of the programme of every trade union in the  world.  How much time do we really need  for sleep after all? Do we really  need to drown and drug ourselves in  the nearest approach to death that is  possible for one-third of our existence.  ol  PAT KNOWS EVERYTHING  Willie���������������������������Paw,   what  is  a    labor  love?  Paw���������������������������That's when a pitcher and a  catcher help dig a baseball out of an  umpire's eye.  First Housewife���������������������������1 hope you never  nag your husband.  Second Housewife-���������������������������Only when he's  beating the rugs. When thoroughly irritated lie makes a much butter job  of   It.  (Ir-rlnide���������������������������There are going    to  be  seventeen   kinds of  (lowers    on  my  Kdith���������������������������rs that all?  ��������������������������� Gertrude���������������������������Thril'.s   nil   on   one   f  Lip.  NOT GUILTY.  Ho you l-'ltueherizc your food, A  ml-  N'o.  in.i'atn!      I  pays for every bit.  The trade of  rapid incrvasi'S.  New foil ml and  show-'  Lying awake nights makes it hard  to keep awake and do things in day  time. To take "tonics and stimulants" under such circumstances is  like setting the house on fire tc see  iryou"cairput~it~outr"���������������������������~���������������������������j���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������;���������������������������  The right'kind of food promotes  refreshing sleep at night and a wide  awake   individual   during   the   day.  A lady changed, from her old way of  eating, to Grape-Nuts, and says:  "For about three yearsVI had been  a great sufferer from indigestion. After trying several, kinds of medicine,  the doctor would ask me to drop off  potatoes, then meat, and so on, but.  in a few days that craving, gnawing  feeling would start up, and I would  vomit everything 1 ate and drank.  "When 1 started on Grape-Naits,  vomiting stopped, and the bloated  feeling which was so distressing disappeared entirely.  "My mother was very much bothered with diarrhea before commencing  the Grape-Nuts, because her stomach  was so weak she could not digest her  food.  Since using Grape-Nuts food fhe is  well, and says she don't think she  could do without it.  "it is a groat brain restorer and  nerve builder, for 1 can sleep as sound  and undisturbed after a supper of  Grape-Nuts as in the old days when  I could not realize what they meant  by ;i "bad stomach." There is no medicine so. beneficial to nerves and  brain as a good night's sleep, such as  you can enjoy after eating Grape-  Nuts." Name given by Canadian  l'ostum  Co.,  Windsor, Ont.  Look in pkgs. for the famous l'ttle  book,  "The ltoad to Wellville."     .  Ever read the above letter ? A  new one appears from time to time.  They are genuine, true, and full of  human interest.  I might have married a millionaire,  declared Everywoman. One of my  old schoolmates is now one.  -And several of your_ schoolmates  are working" rigntltrflitrofwir Ior'$10:  a week, retorted Everyman, while one  of them is in jail. 1 guess in mar-  rving a chap getting $1,500 a year  your average is fairly good.  ��������������������������� And then Everybody set up a howl  and thev had to, stop quarreling to  attend to him.���������������������������Pittsburgh Post.  PRIVATE OFFICE  Cramming down ill-chosen  food, and rushing back to  work, leads straight to dyspepsia, with all it means in  misery.  Proper   habits   of   eating, ,c  with  a   Na-Dru-Co   Dyspepsia  Tablet   after each  meal,  restore good diges-  "  tion, health and happiness.  A box of Na-Dru-Co Dys- ���������������������������  pepsia   Tablets   costs   but ���������������������������  50c.   at   your   Druggist's.  National Drug and Chem-  ���������������������������ical Go .-of Ganada^Limlled.���������������������������  "'"-"������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������'-'���������������������������-��������������������������� "748^  Who is that woman sitting on your  ���������������������������s id <T porch ? ������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������>- ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������---���������������������������- ���������������������������  Hush. She's my next door neighbor.  What is she doing there?  Why, she's interested In a serial  story in a magazine I let her take,  and now she's waiting for me Lo  bring home the next number.  Rather, cheeky, isn't it?  No, no. I've got her lawn mower.  ���������������������������Cleveland Plain Dealer-  Josef Baier, a glass cutter, of Munich, after many years of patient toll,  has succeeded in putting together u  timepiece whose every wheel and  screw, with the frame and each of the  three corners, is made of glass.  Ireland  has three  peat deposits.  million acres of  When Your Eyes Need Gin  Try Uuriae Eye Remedy. No Smarting���������������������������Feels  Vine���������������������������Acta Quickly. Try n for Red, Weak,  Watery Byes and.Granulated Eyelids. Illur  ���������������������������rated Book in each Package. ' Marine let  eompoundod by our Oculist*���������������������������not a "Patent Me*  lolno"-- tost"used~tn~iuccosaful~Phy*lcian*' Prao*  tics for many years.   Now dedicated to the Pab>  Bo and sold by Uruggist.i at %o and Uc per BotSM,  urine Bye darrein Aseptics Tubes,'lie a*4l|a>  Murine Ey������������������ Remedy Co*, Chloaf*  REST AND HEALTH TO MOTHER AND CHILI.  Mas. Wihblow's Soothiva Bvkup has  ������������������scd for over SIXTY YEARS by MILLIONS ������������������J  MOTHKKS (or their CHILDREN WHIUf  TKKTHINO. with PBRFKCT SUCCBSB, M  ���������������������������00THK8 the CHILD, SOFTENS the GDM%  ALLAYaall *A1N; CURE9 WIND COLIC, an*  U tbe best remedy (or DIARRHcgA. It is ab<  astutely narrate*!;. Be sure and ask for "Mrs.  Wlaslow's Soothing Syrup." sad take ao otlM*  kind.   Twenty-five cents a battle.  WALL PLASTER  Fire Proofing Requirements can be complied with by using  the   "Empire"   brands���������������������������the    highest   grade  Gypsum Wall Plasters on the market.  Empire Plaster Board���������������������������The Fireproofing Lath  SHALL WE SEND YOU THE PLASTER BOOK?  The Manitoba Gypsum CoOJ Limited  WINNIPEG, MAN.  ���������������������������-m  '$-.&������������������������������������������������������:  . ��������������������������� >V,r>f*'V..i##^V&',. . ������������������������������������������������������#!(  "I,:*t--..;t*54 1.  3  Thursday, January 1, 1914  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  IV." -" -:  L , ������������������  ISfM������������������M  OP CANADA.  A Joint Account is a  Great Convenience  for family funds. It may be  opened with the  Union Bank of Canada  in the names of two persons,  either of whom can make deposits  or withdraw money when in town  or when passing the bank. It is  especially convenient if the  husband is frequently away on  trips, as it enables the'wife to  procure funds for expenses on  her own signature alone.  Eiidcrby Branch,     . J. W. GILLMAN, Manager  City Council Closes Up Year's  Business in Readiness for Auditor  If you  have land  to sell  List it with me.  If. you  want to  ,   - buy land, see me.  My new booklet descriptive of-the Mara DiE-  <   trict is now out.   GET   ONE,  Chas.e W. Little  , Elderneil Orchard; Mara,B;C.  '--,.- Vfv ^PROFESSIONAL^,, ,'  :'C*\'t:.Williams" '/,  ,:'':.'C.  v Dominion and  ,   - -   Provincial Land Surveyor ,  '*  Bell Block      Enderby, B. C.  D  R. H. W. KEITH;  Office hours:   Forenoon, 9toJ0:30  Af tei noon. 3 to 4  Evening, 6:30 to 1:?n  Sunday, by appointment  -Office: Cor. jCliff and George Sts. ENDERBY  SECRET SOCIETIES  u  H. E. BLANCHARD  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40  .ifjffular meetings fuat  Thursday on or after tl)#  full moon at Sp. m. jn Oddfellows Hall. ViSilSar  brethren cordially invited.  WALTER ROBINSON  Secretary  A meeting of the City Council was  held on Saturday evening, Acting  Mayor Worthington in the chair and  all aldermen present. The purpose  of the meeting was to close up the  business of the year so as to bring  the books into shape for the annual  audit, which was concluded this  week. After the reading of the min  utes of the previous meetings and  their adoption by the Council, the  reports of the actions of the Council  sitting as a committee of the whole,  were read, 'dealing with the matter of  a request from the Board of School  Trustees for financial assistance in  providing for guests, etc., at a formal school opening it was propose'd to  hold on. Dec. 27th.. The Council-was  prepared to go as high as $75 for the  purpose.  A bill for $20 was passed in committee from the Union of B. C. Municipalities as Enderby's share'of the  cost of a solicitor to watch legislation at Victoria.  The Clerk was instructed to take  such legal steps as were necessary to  collect-delinquent .trade licenses.  The letter from the Okanagan Telephone Company was acted upon in  committee, in which the telephone  company expressed its willingness to  remove the guy-pole off Salmon.Arm  Road, provided the city would undertake in writing to. pay the cost of  the-moving. The telephone company  was given seven days in which to get  the guy-pole off the road/ ">  Mrs. Hatcher, matron of the"'Cottage Hospital, ( sent-Vord to the  Council, and it was acted on in committee, that owing to false reports  being circulated regarding the* care  being given. Miss Lena Carlson, in her'  charge, she desired the City to cause  the removal of Miss Carlson from her  hospital - premises. -" Health Officer  Keith , reported that lie believed-Miss  Carlson was securing .the best of,care.'  He-stated "that he-, believed' h������������������"could"  arrange .-with .friends" "of- Miss Carlson  to take, cafe of /her, and trie matter  was left" in his hands.  After the reading of the committee  reports,"which "were" duly adopted, the  finance committee recommended the  payment- of the following accounts:.  Union of B. C. Municipalities. .'.$'20.00  Bank Montreal, wood pipe ac... 120.50  G. L. Williams, bill Dec. 22nd...- 57.00  Tom Robinson,    wages     18.30  E.  Simard,    wages     . 3.60  Thomas Kneal,    wages     19.20  A. R.  Price,  wages       5.10  J.  C.  Dagg',  wages      1.28  Cummins & Agnew, engineering' ���������������������������  Charges,   plans,    etc....'  300.00  Board   School   Trustees   3636.40  Board School Trustees   117.57  C.  W.    Bovett,   wages      22.5-C  A. Reeves, stationery     37.05  Billings & Cochrane, legal fees..   52.00  The Walker Press, ptg, etc    36.45  Fulton Hardware Co, Ltd  ...\. 2.45  Eureka Lodge, No,.' 0  Meets every Tuesday evening at 8 o'elock, in 1. Q.  O. P. hall, Mctealf block.   Visiting brothers always    welcome. GEO. BELLAMY, ��������������������������� N. G.  HOWARD LOGAN, V. G.  R. E. WHEELER, Sec'y.  J. B. GAYLOftD. Trcw.  ENDERBY   LODGE  ��������������������������� No. 35. K. of P.  Meets every Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall.   Visitors cor'-  dially invited to attend.  T. E. RODIE, C. C.  C.E.STRICKLAND, K.R.S.  JOHN BURNHAM. M.F.  Hall suitable forConccrts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc, address,  >T. E. RODIE. Enderby  Okanagan Saw   Mills     -8.32  J. McMahon,       5.25  Board School Trustees     454.51  month and $4 per month-aqpp.gctively,  with a rebate of $1 if paid "on or before the 15th day of the month for  which the rental was due (enntr ictb  with individual telephone users providing for payment of rental in advance); and shortly afterwards a lur-  ther notice was issued by the company announcing changes in hours of  service.  ���������������������������"In reply to the first notice the  Municipal Council notified the company that' the proposed change of  rates, if made, would be direct infringement of the agreement', and  that it would be imoosslble for them  (the Council) to .sanction such infringement, and on receipt of the second notice also they reminded the  company that in changing hours of  service they would be breaking the  agreement existing between them and  the city.  "Notwithstanding these protects,*  the proposed changes were put into  effect by the company on Aug. 1st,  last. *  . "At a meeting of telephone users  held yesterday, it was decided to obtain counsel's opinion, and I am accordingly instructed by His Worship  the Mayor to write and request you,  kindly to advise as to the validity of  the agreement (which it is-understood  the company denies); and, if you  consider it sound, as to the general  legal position of the corporation and  of the individual telephone user in re:  gard to it, and the1 best course to be  pursued in order effectually to assert  and maintain the rights of the citizens of Enderby'purporting to be'secured to them in said agreement. .' .  - "Yours faithfully,   ���������������������������  -��������������������������� GRAHAM ROSOMAN, City Clerk"  The following letter in reply1'was  read: r  "Graham, Rosomah, City "Clerk of  Enderby, Enderby, B.C: Dear .Sir:'" .  \ VI'have yours oi the 16th, the reply- to~ which -'I'-, have been7 forced -'by.  other .engagements' .'to .-'delay Ito this  date..'-. -     . ���������������������������-���������������������������>..'  "I have considered very, carefully  your',letter and' the enclosed by-law  and agreement with, t'-ie" Ok-iaa^an  Telephone Company, also the private  Act of incorporation of that company of the statutes of B.Cf 1907.  "To my mind it is perfectly clear  that the by-law need nerar have been  submitted to the people, and the  telephone company has, ,subject to the  obtaining of the consent of the Municipal Council" (see Sec. 7, sub-section  (b) 2 of " chapter 55 of 1907, B. C.  statutes) for the breaking up of  streets for,the erection of poles, the  absolute statutory right to do every  thing else, in Enderby without consulting the Municipality. m other  words the legislature has not left it  so that a Municipality can grant a  franchise or privilege to the Company, such as   needs   to be voted on  THIS  is a  HOME  DYE  that  ANYONE,  can use  DYOLA  kThe Guaranteed "ONE DYE for  * All Kinds of Cloth.  Clean, Simple, No Chance of Mistakes. TRY  ,   IT!  Send for Free Color Card and ISooklct.  I The Johnion.Rlcliardton Co. Limited, Montreal  FOR SALE���������������������������Sweet cider;  40c gallon.  Bring jug.     Geo. R. Lawes, Bnder-  Under the head of miscellaneous  business the clerk read the following  letter, which he had been instructed  by the mayor to write:   '  "S. S. Taylor, Esq., K. C, Vancouver, B. C. Dear" Sir: The Okanagan Telephone Company, incorporated by private Act of the legislature  in 1907, made application to the  Municipal Council in June, 1908, for  the right to do business in this city.  "After prolonged negotiations an  agreement was arrived at between the  city and the company, and duly executed by both parties thereto in  September,  1908.  '���������������������������'The agreement so executed was  embodied in a by-laiv and submitted  to the vote of the ratepayers in the  same month and year, when it was  confirmed by them by a unanimous  vote.' The said agreement, copy of  which is enclosed herewith for your  perusal, provides in Sec. 4 that the  companyjs charges for telephone  rental shall not exceed $2 per month  and $3 per month for dwelling and  business premises respectively; it also  provides, in Sec. 6, for a daily service (except on Sundays and holidays) from'8 a.m. till G.30 p.m.  "Notwithstanding these provisions,  the company, in July last, notified  telephone users that after August'1st  the rental lor private houses and  business   places   would   be   $3     per  by the ratepayers; the power and  franchise is given by their Act of Incorporation and is within t!te legislative powers, of the Legislature.  "The only remaining question is:  Can the Municipal Council bargain  for hours of service, tariff of tolls,  etc, before giving the approval referred to in Sec. 7, sub-sec:ion (b) 2  of - Chapter 55 ? -In other words, "can  the Municipal Council withhold approval until tolls, hours, etc., are  agreed to by the Corn piny. In <ny  opinion the Municipal Council has no  such powers under Sec. 7, sub-section  Continued on Inst pnjje  Fresh Meats  If you want prime, fresh meats, we  hav������������������ them. Our cattle are grain-fed  and selected by our own buyers fron  the richest feeding grounds in Alberta, and are killed and brought to the  meat block strictly FRESH.  We buy first-hand for spot cash, so  oan give you the best price possible  G...R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  Vernon's  water    works  department  went behind $6,000 the past year.  We are offering"  Special Prices from  now until the 1st  of February on all  lines of Stoves  and Ranges           =       ' ==- o  It will pay you to buy  now as we are  determined to clear  out the remainder of  our present stock  in these lines   r j *   We also are offering Special  Bargains; in Raymond Sewing  Machines. "      v   ;  ���������������������������   Call arid get one of our beautiful Calendars for 1914 ���������������������������'���������������������������  Thanking you all for the Gerier6us  Patronage and Support during the Year  just closed and trusting to merit a continuance of same in the Years JoVcpme;  '^  -'���������������������������",'*���������������������������"-'>' ',.:-" s ������������������"*,'-*     '"    ' j ^   l-_r Jv 4'3v  Fix up your House, BkrnV  > and Outbuildings  :j\ 11* \  ������������������ /'^i-ii.xf  fLT-7 -j"> ;*-V!  ,< -,������������������,i./"->f'|  . v.  !       -I  Here are   some   specials in lumber while they last :  NTo. 2, 2x4, per thousand  % 13.00    * ' ,~   .    -"'  y '  No. 2 Lath, per thousand       1.75  Short Cord Wood -      3.75  eKANAGAN^SAW'MIbbSrttdrEFdsbT  Keepyour Horses Warm  A fine line of horse blankets, robes, rugs, suit   cases.     A   good stock of  heavy and   light    harness always on hand.     Repairs    promptly ('one.  C. RUTHERFORD, Cliff St., Enderby  Titles and  decorations,  like college  degrees, are for those who need them  ���������������������������j*>, ������������������������������������������������������-  M^^YDURvFySsto;  SHUBERT  DO YOUB FDR BUSINESS DIRECT with the largest hoose In the World  dealing exclusively In AMERICAN RAW FURS_  Get "More Money" for your FURS  SHIP YOUR FURS. TO "SHUBERT"  a Tellable���������������������������responsible��������������������������� safe���������������������������Fur House with an unblemished reputation existing for "more than a quarter o������������������n century," a lonK successful rccoTd of sendinK Fur Shippers prompt���������������������������SATISFACTORY  AND PROFITABLE returns. Write for "Et* febubtrt fctrfupir,"  the only reliable, accurate market report and price list published.  Write lor it-NOW-if- FREE    '  A    D    CUI1DCDT   I������������������������������������������������������   25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVE.  A. P. jnUDE.I\l, inc. Dept. 532 CHICAGO, U.S.A.  -A  & To One and  All:  A Happy  and������������������  Prosperous  New Year  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  City Council  Closes Up Year  Thursday, January 1,1914  Continued from fifth page  the matter with him."  To this letter    the   following reply  was received:  G. Rosoman, Esq., city clerk, Ender-  hy, B.C.  Dear Sir: Your favor of December  10th, requesting the removal of one  of our guy stubs to a different position, received.  Kindly favor us with a letter, stating that you are prepared to bear the  cost of this work, and the writer will  advise our local agent to wait on  Mr.    Blanchard,    and if possible,  rc-  :ENCOURAGE LOCAL INDUSTRY  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  ClifTSl- Enderby  (b) 2. The Council is not given the  ' power to consent or withhold consent to such breaking up, hut to require it to be done to their approval.  In other words, the Legislature has  therein said that    the streets can be  entered upon and broken  up,  but the, - .   ...  manner and reasonable restrictions 'J110/0 _the pole at once to your satis  lor the public safety in the doincr of  such breaking up shall lie within the  control of the Municipal Council, and  not any person else or any other  authority outside of the Council.  "In my opinion all you can do is  to lay down reasonable restrictions  for the protection of, the safety of  your citizens and    the facilitating of  traffic along the streets in the break-c  ing up for   the   pole   line.     You can  say also where the   poles shall go in  faction  j    With best personal regards from the  I writer, I am, yours truly,  '      'OKANAGAN  TELEPHONE   CO.  j Geo. H.  Dobie, Manager.  I The troublesome guy-pole was put  in by the telephone company in the  centre of the roadway, twelve feet  from the wire pole.  A similar letter was written to the  Okanagan Saw Mills Company requesting the    setting back of four or  in various lines  carried for the  Holiday Trade  which we will  not carry over.  Children's cold  weather    sets;  Dress Goods &  Novelties: all of  excellent quality at very low  prices to clear.  respect of the sidewalks and the like; tfive of the ^gbt-wire poles.     But no  but if you refuse   approval or if you'SUCh a letter was ���������������������������cei���������������������������d from Man-  -!;are to unreasonable as to make it ap-1ager SteveRS asking the city to hear  ~! parent that   you   are    attempting to lthe C0St ������������������f the work-     A similar or  destroy the franchise given the com-j        was also  jpany by   the   Legislature,   then    the'  'company   can    go   ahead   and resist a PJ C ������������������f COrd  your refusal to approve.  "By   Sec.    7,   sub-section    (1)   the  given to another citizen  asking him to remove from the street  wood, "but he did not  ask the city to bear the cost of such  removal.  iin Council,    hence  iwith this matter.  you   cannot    deal  'For the   above    reasons it is mv T l������������������ ���������������������������1S n0tlCe t  inion that th������������������ Mnrnninpiit.v v,n(1    ' !ComPa"y did not   reply,  tariff of rates, etc., are subject to the . resP������������������nse ��������������������������� <=o the letter received  approval of the Lieutenant Governor^0��������������������������� ManaSer D������������������b^ the city gave  in Council,    h������������������������������������������������������   vmi   ���������������������������n���������������������������+    /i���������������������������i tne    0kanagan    Telepnone    Company  seven days in which to move the guy-  pole. To this notice the Telephone  .opinion that the Municipality had noiComPany did not reply, nor did the  ,'power to enter into the agreement manaSer Sivc orders that the pole be  land by-law referred to. The Muni- removed' Therefore, on Monday  jcipal Council cannot ever bargain for: ���������������������������ormnS Citable Bailey, under or-  ,its   approval.       The   streets   can be; from    the    Council. loosened the  | broken  up  and the Council can  only] guy"rope and c-llt   th* Pole down and  require   and    approve   of   reasonable -' ^1       *' ^  safeguards in the doing of the actual!   Tf ..  work and placing oi the poles.    This Ll ,^������������������"ld    appear    fron3    Manager  is sufficiently done if done by resolu-|, attltude in   this matter that  tion of the   Council   in any ordinary l^'V! t0   bring about a con"  mceting   and   from   time to time as*       ,   '��������������������������� the dty oE Enderby and  required. lus   pnone c������������������mPany, and there is every  There are many budding industries in Vancouver  which  find  that it is difficult to establish a  market for their products in the  very town which they benefit by  their presence.   The purchase of  a local product means that the  money for the article goes into  the circulation in the city.   It  pays  wages and generally oils  the wheels of commerce.    The  first work of nearly every factory is to establish a good domestic market so that it has at its  back a sure and certain source of  absorption for its output.   When  once the domestic market is established the growth of the  factory, which means the employment of more people,   is merely  a matter  of gradual stretching  out for new markets.    But first  and foremost the domestic  market is the  main   consideration.  The more people employed by a  factory the higher the purchasing power  of  the  community.  The better the purchasing power  of the citizen*the more prosperous is the city   It is  directly to  the interest of every citizen  in  Vancouver to purchase whenever  possible the home product. ���������������������������Vancouver Province.  murder, are making him abmired  throughout the country. Time  is bringing about a renewal of  confidence in.the friendship of  theUnited States, and the people are beginning to realize the  high moral plane on which President Wilson's policy is based.  Judge  Sepulveda declined to  express an opinion as to the outcome  of  the constitutionalists',  movement.  MORTGAGE SALE  the   centre   of the  "As therefore   you   cannot   enforce ?robalnJlty tha*  Manager Dobie  will  the by-law,    your . remedy now is Z * ^P^ed.  to tolls to at   once take the matter  up with   the   Lieutenant-Governor in  Council and get them to adjust .tolls.  As.to hours', if the!public phone com-  ORCHARD    CUT DOWN  Every    apple ��������������������������� tree   in   the    44-acre  orchard, of -Herman  -Metzger-2300. in  w: j: woods  WANT ADS  ADVERTISEMENTS under this head  3c a word first insertion, lc a word  each subsequent insertion.  Government, who   will legislate - with  reference to it, because, if it is not a  ;public   convenience,   _ but   instead    a  {public    nuisance,    it is violating the  j spirit of its   charter and the Govern.  ;men will very soon correct the evil.  "I return all papers.     I am,  "Yours very truly,  "S. S. TAYLOR.  After the reading of these letters  185-ft. frontage on Belvedere street, !the Coiincilmen thought the question  with 7-roomed house, stable and!was now up to tnc individual 'phone  woodshed; for sale cheap. Or would -llsers- If they would act as -a body  sub-divide to suit purchaser. See,the question would very soon be set-  any of the real estate agents in  town.     Graham Rosoman.  pany is.not, giving.reasonable' service^H-which wpTlnTt' *     '^ " ������������������������������������J"  then-you W^a^^^  Government, who   xviii i^ii^ ^w"^^^Mow^a.i^eek ago;by  tiled one way or the other.     Maters  I could not be   much   worse than liiey"  ' ������������������������������������������������������ 'now    are       The    Clerk   had Already  MRS. PARADIS,   Dress Making Par-jbeen instructed to gather such  inur-  ���������������������������lor. _ Cliff_.stre_ct,^second=^buildiiig-; matio" as -CoiiULjje^Kot^from^-muni--  from    furniture   store.   Fashionable cipalities    now    operating  their  own  dressmaking   and   ladies'  tailoring. systems, find    when   this information  Reasonable prices,  executed.  FOR    SERVICE ���������������������������  Yorkshire    boar,  Apply,   P.    Waby,  Enderby.  Work promptly  is at hand, the   matter of the muri-    cipality   installing    its   own    system  PedigrceT^ite C������������������llU1 ^   be   S������������������ne   infco'      In    the  "EnderTv    Lad " n,eant,mo'  if   the    'Pho���������������������������  "*rs  were  ^'n.^rancli.ir^^lt151'^^'  the state fruit-'inspector, and a force  of men. Metzger stood by protesting  but was unable to stop the destruction of his orchard. Neighbors of  Metzger claimed his trees had every  disease known to app]es. He was  given a month in which, to comply  with the law requiring annual spraying, and failing to do so the trees  were cut down and burned.  THE CHURCHES  CHURCH OF ENGLAND (St.George)  Sunday Services-8 a.m., Holy Communion;   11    a.m.,    Morning Prayer;  :30 p.m., Evening Prayer.  REV. C. REED.     Vicar -  TRAINING FOR CIVIL LIFE ALSO.  Secretary of the United States  Navy Daniels is trying out anew  experiment on  naval    training  ships, and if it succeeds it  may  revolutionize navy training in the  United States as well  as  other  navies, of  the   world.    He proposes that the men  now on his  ship shall graduate as engineers,  electrician, and in other trades,  and go back into civil life after a  few years service well  qualified  to settle down into civil life, and  make a good  living  for  themselves,    In the meantime they  will be prepared to. act on this  warship in the defense of their  country if called upon to  do" sol  There was a report from Ottawa  recently  that   Premier  Borden  was    considering    some    such  scheme in connection with Canada's naval... contribution. ;to :the  British Empire. :^; .;������������������' v?-;-������������������*;:<���������������������������'&<  Under and by virtue of the Power  of Sale contained in a rertain Indenture of Mortgage dated the twenty-  third day of May, one thousand nine  hundred and twelve, and made by  William Elgin Ronald, of the City of  Enderby, in the Province of British  Columbia, the lands herein mentioned  that is to say::  All that certain parcel or tract o.  land and premises situate, lying and  being in the City    of   Enderby,  and  more   particularly   known    and   des  cribed as Lot numbered eight (8), in  Block   numbered    five   (5), in a subdivision of part    of Lot one hundred  and fifty (150),- Group One (1) in the  Osoyoos  Division    of    Yale  District,  Province   of   British _  Columbia,    according to a    map or-plan deposited  in the Land    Registry   Office for the  District of Yale, in said Province and  therein   numbered   two   hundred and  eleven "A" (211a):  Will be sold by private sale.  Tenders    for   the   purchase  thereof  will be received by   ,the   undersigned  up to and inclusive   of the Fifth day  of January, 1914.  The-property is situate on Stanley "  Street, in the City of Enderby, two  Blocks from the centre of the City,  and there is erected thereon an eight-  roomed frame dwelling - and outbuildings. The dimensions of the  property, are 60 feet x "120 feet."  For further   particulars   and terms"  of sale apply to���������������������������  BILLINGS  &  COCHRANE,  Vernon; B. C,   Solicitors   for   the''  Mortgagee. .���������������������������  0,  s  LAND. REGISTRY. OFFICE  'cbONEY WAS THERE.  tt - .-  instruments out.  was order the  FOR SALE���������������������������Piano in good condition  Price, ?325; easy terms. Apply Box  ���������������������������139, Enderby.  LAND    REGISTRY ACT  MANAGER DOBIR'S  NERVE  Ainnni?cr Geo. H. Dobie, of the Oka-  .nagan Telephone Company, must  jhnve a very large opinion of himself  Re. Lots C and 7, Block 1, in the:or a very smu11 opinion of the Cor-  Bnrnes Addition to the City of |.]n-1|,ornt,on of Lhe 0ifcy of Enderby;, pCr-  derby, Province of IMtiwh Colum hnps i)oU)' 0n December 10th, City  bin, Map 200. j Clerk  Hosomnn    wrote the Okanagan  WHEREAS  proof of loss of Certifi-!TcIephono Company as follows:  __!.-   ' MV���������������������������...     II...       ,,  ENDERBY METHODIST  CHURCH  Sunday Services-Divine Worship at  11 a.m. and 7:30p.m.; Tuesday, 8 p.m.  Epworth League;    Thursday,  8 pm  Prayer Meeting.   A cordial invitation  to everyone to worship with us  REV,  J. G. BROWN, _M1A^1Pftstor.  PRESBYTERIAN   CHURCH  St. Andrews  Sunday   Services���������������������������11 a.m.  and 7:30  P.m.; 2Sth Century Bible Class, Tuesday,   7.30   p.m.      REV.   J. A. DOW,  .  Pastor.  President Wilson enjoys a joke.  Recently on one of his trips the  President had given orders not  to have the train make unnecessary stops,   but  it  ran  slowly  through scores of villages, where  big  crowds  cheered   as ' they  caught a glimpse of the President.  There was one exception  to the  rule.   The President requested a  stop at Culpepper, Va., the home  of Dr. Cary T. Grayson,-U. S. N.,  the   President's  physician  and  constant companion. Dr. Grayson  said a  through  train  had  not  stopped^therTiO ve' "years.  ' 'The whole town will be there,"  he told the President, enthusiastically, as he mentioned that 2201  persons were found there in the  last census. When the train did  stop at Culpepper there was only  one man at the station and it  was dark.  Do you know anyone in the  ; ^5:''*^e. 'matter, of ;an application for .  ���������������������������^���������������������������'^}iS^tif.z^^^3; pr.titletrNoV:/':'  3;i ;;l0394^'tqjpart,;of .'L'ot^AV'^SubVi  'V;.- division^'of (Part -.. of " "Lot .'^ 150;, ^  "Groupf 1,:Map 111,   Yale District,'   ���������������������������  ' Osoyoos" Division.  NOTICE is hereby   given that it is  miy intention at the expiration of one  month from the date of the first publication hereof to issue duplicate certificate of title to   said lands issued  to Mary    Ann   Duncan   unless in the  meantime I shall receive valid objections thereto in writing.  Dated at the Land Registry Office,  Kamloops, B. C, this 10th day of  December,  1913,  C H, DUNBAR,  District Registrar  vU  )   i  **Af������������������r������������������  S  L CONTRACT  SEALED TENDERS, addressed to  the Postmaster General, will be received at Ottawa until Noon, on Friday, the 6th   February," 1914, for the  is  flcnte of Title No. 0G82A, in the name! "Now- tlmt tllc new schoolhousc ..  of William FoJknnl, to the above- noarin������������������ completion, the Council de  mentioned lots, has been filed in this jsIre to Improve the approaches there-  office.  Notice is hereby given that I shall,  at the expiration of one month from  the date of the first publication hereof, issue a duplicate of snid certificate unless in the meantime valid objection be made to me in writing.  Dated at the Land Registry Office,  at Kamloops, this 28th clay of October A. D. 1913.  C  Hi DUNBAR,  District  Registrar  FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH  Sunday     Services-Sunday   school,  10 a.m.;   regular   service, 3:30 p.m.;  Prayer service, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.'  REV. B. G. STEWART, Pastor'  crowd?"  asked   the    President'  solemnly lesident conveyance of   His    Majesty's Mails,  "Oh   ves " renlied rhP rWt���������������������������   ������������������n a    proposcd    Contract     for   four  somewk^Westfallen      ������������������St s'���������������������������' T'ST week cach ^ over  Cooney   Hansboroug -but   he 17T BN������������������B*f* *������������������ral r������������������ute  meets all trains anyhow ������������������ ?' l' fr������������������m the Postm^ter General's  SHUSWAP & OKANAGAN BRANCH  to, and intend opening the Salmon OOUW1  Arm Road to its full width, iv * che bound  corner of Knight street.  "It will therefore become necessary  for your guy-pole on the cast side of  the road in that vicinity to be moved  to some other position, and I am instructed by the Municipal Council to  request thnt you will kindly have  this clone at your early convenience.  The re-locating of    the pole must be  Daily trains both ffays from Sica-  mous Junction to'Okanagan Landing-  South North  STATIONS bound  read down read up  10:30  (Lv)   Sicamous  Jet   (Ar)  18:00  11:01  11:15  11:29  11:55  12:03  12:12  12:40  done to the satisfaction of the Board 13:',0 (Ar)  Mara  Grindrod  Enderby  Armstrong  Realm  Larkin  Vernon  Ok.  Landing  17:15  16:59  1G:44  16:15  16:07  15:55  15:30  (Lv) 15:15  ENDORSE WILSON'S POLICY,  Judge Ynacio Sepulveda, general counsel for the Wells-Fargo  Express Company in Mexico, and  a close friend of former President  Porfirio Diaz, says that thinking  people of Mexico were strongly  in accord with the United States  Government's attitude toward  that country.  "Among the better class of  Mexicans, excepting President  Huerta's personal following in  the capital," said Judge Sepulveda, "President Wilson's policy  toward Mexico is meeting with  hearty and sincere endorsement.  His patience and his announce  Printed notices containing further  information as to conditions of proposed Contract may be seen and blank  forms of Tender may be obtained at  the Post Offices of Enderby and Deep  Creek, and at the office of the Post  Office Inspector.  Post Office Inspector's Office, Vancouver, B.C., 26th December, 1913.  JOHN R. GREENFIELD  Post Office Inspector.  %l  4-   ��������������������������� ��������������������������� :  of Works   in,i ,-f ������������������������������������������������������r   e .,   Vr "     ;    UK> ljanaing    (Lv) 15:15 flis patience and his announce-  He ������������������ho ��������������������������������������������� ������������������u ,.., s���������������������������ccoss-ot���������������������������Crs .* am \CL^r I   L ^Z" !,'' LVT?        ���������������������������o.bdhnham I ment of the principle that Kin  may be  ^ Blanchard,    chairman of the  Board, he will be pleased to go into  Gen. Pas. Agt,  Vancouver  Agent  Enderby  American governments must not  be founded upon revolutions and  EXTENSION OF TIME  NOTICE is hereby given that the  time for the reception of tenders for  the construction of wharfs at Victoria  Harbour, B.' C, is extended to  Ihursday, January 8, 1914,  By order of���������������������������  R. C. DESROCHERS,  Sccrptft.T'v  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, December 9, 1913'.  ���������������������������;'*! >���������������������������'

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