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 />  t  iii'  Enderby, B.C., January 29, 1914  A ND      WALK ER 'S .    WEEKLY  Vol. '6; No. 48; Whole No. 308  Social Happenings of Enderby and  District Concentrated in Few Lines  Wm. H. Hutchison leit for Port Angeles on Saturday.  Mr. Geo. Heggie is one of Vernon's  new aldermen.'" ��������������������������� Fortunate Vernon.  Contractor Russell has nearly com-,  pleted the work    on    the Drill Hall.  Don't forget the" smoking concert  tonight at 8 in St. George's Parish  Hall.  Mrs. H. W. Keith was called to the  bedside of her sister in High River,  Alta., the past week.  To-morrow night at, Grindrod, the  second enjoyable dance, to be held in  the new school building.  Joe Doerflinger left for the Harrison Hot; Springs on Sunday, where  he will spend the week.  An alarm  ��������������������������� of   fire    was given last  evening for a    chimney'   blaze in the  ��������������������������� Poison Mercantile block.  ji     Born���������������������������On   the ��������������������������� 24th   inst.,   at   the  ��������������������������� Cottage Hospital,   to   Mr. and Mrs.  ^Roland Grahame, a son.  -A "sleigh load   of-ladies took a joy  ride to the home of .Mr. and Mrs. L.  Long, Wednesday afternoon.'    "    u  A large .audence   enjoyed an inter-  ���������������������������'��������������������������� estihg "movie"   program at the Op-  ���������������������������   era" Houae 'Saturday .evening.  Commencing.Feb. 1st,, the .Sunday  passenger-train and boat service will  be discontinued in.the Valley.  There are those of curling proclivities that are ' wondering who made  the "curling ice this season.   And why.  The regular monthly meeting of the  W. A., will be held today (Thursday)  at 2.30 p.m., at the residence of Mrs.  Mann.  Dr. S. L. Taube, eyesight specialist  will be visiting Enderby in the. near  future, at Reeves' Drug Store. Watch  these columns for definite date.  Messrs. Cameron & Bigge, of the  Gainford Poultry Farm, closed^a contract covering a year for the big end  of their egg output, at 40c a dozen.  St. Georges church: Sunday next:  Holy Communion, 8 a.m.; Mattins,  10.15; Holy Communion, 11; Mara, 3  p.m.; Sunday School, 2.30; Evensong,  7.30 p.m.  A number of friends of Mr. and  Mrs. J. L. Fortune drove out to  their home one evening the past week  on the occasion of Mr. Fortune's  birthday, and spent a very happy  evening.  The officers of the Boy Scouts, assisted by the Enderby Orchestra, will  give their masquerade dance in the  Opera House Friday night, Feb. 13th.  Prizes will be awarded as follows: For  the best lady's fancy dress! the best  original lady's dress; the best gentleman's fancy, and the best comic.  Committees will be named next week.  The host of Enderby friends of  Robert Johnstone will be glad to  learn of ,a big improvement in his  condition of health. "Bob" is now  in the Vancouver hospital, where be  underwent operations for ulcers in the  stomach and gall stones. He is doing splendidly,' and the doctor states  that he will be better than ever when  he gets around.  Jack Morton met with a serious  coasting accident last Sunday at his  home on the Mara road. He was1  giving a friend the pleasure of a  shoot down the Morton hill when the  sled shot beyond his control, and  dashed him head-on into a stump.  The shock   paralyzed   him   from the  arm pits down. - He is resting easy  in the Cottage Hospital, and at last  reports there was some indication of  improvement.  The Mara Musical & Athletic Association has recently .added a ladies'"  dressing room, a large kitchen, porch  stage and, other improvements to the  Mara Hall, and are now giving a  series of dances and other entertainments to assist in defraying the cost  of the improvements. Their third  annual masquerade ball will be given  on Feb. 6th, and a cordial invitation  is extended- to Enderby and Grindrod  dancers to attend.  Fire broke out in the C. P. R. hotel at Sicamous Junction on Saturday afternoon,- causing about $3000  damage to the building and contents.  The upper story suffered considerable  damage from fire, the remainder of  the building being affected by the  water. . .The fire is believed to have  originated from "the electric wires.  The hotel is now" being rebuilt, and  it is expected to have it ready for  the accommodation of guests ih two  weeks. , "  W.''J: Woods is .to be -congratulated  on the success of\ his latest business  venture. There is this about "Billy'  ���������������������������when he does a thing, he does it  first and let's the other folks do the  talking. His latest product is a  line of home-cured bacon and hams,  the juciest and sweetest ever sold  over the counter. They come from  the Woods Bros.' pork farm in Alberta, and are cured and packed in  Enderby under   Mr.  Wood's personal  ��������������������������� LORD  STRATHCONA   BURIED  ��������������������������� The death of Lord Strathcona took  place at his, home in London on the  21st, and- the yremains were interred  in Highgate cemetery by the side of  Lady Strathcona, on Monday of this  week. London paused as the capital  of the Empire on that day to pay  tribute to Canada's grand old man.  Shortly after 9 o'clock there was a  simple Scottish funeral service in the  morning room of the High Commissioner's Dom nion residence. Only  the members of the family were, present. It was an hour later when the  motor hearse, completely ' covered  with wreaths: left for Westminster  Abbey, where the ' nation was gathered to pay tribute to the simple  Scotsman who became Canada's  great ambassador.  New City Council Lines Up for  Business in Fine Form and Mettle  JANUARY SHIPMENTS  Hay   '.    4  carloads  Lumber -. ...19  carloads  Cordwood  ���������������������������. .'... 2 carloads  Ties  :'. .}.*: .....':. '3  carloads  Flour    : .-.*. .....6   carloads  Fence Posts   '..: 6  carloads  40 carloads  COMING���������������������������Dr.     Kilburger, Eyesight  Specialist,, representing jT6rio -OjV./cal  to., of Vancouver, will be in Prior's  Fewelery  Store,   on  Wednesday,"- Feb.  th.     See notice on anof.at;r paere.  Any one wishing to join the book  club this year, as'"new- members,  should send in the name at once, to  Miss Gibbs.  Secretary Handcock, of the Farmers' Institute was in town this week,  completing arrangements for the  acking school.' , The school will be  care. He has handled 3000' pounds j conducted in the Hutchison block, on  this month, which speaks some for Belvedere street near Cliff, Feb. 2-7.  its quality.       - | ah members will please note.  The first business meeting of the  1914 Council was held on Monday  evening, Mayor Barnes in the chair,"  and Aldermen Grant,: Dill, Mack,  Murphy and Robinson present. This  is the youngest aldermanic board  that has ever gathered , around the  corporation table. The Mayor and  City Clerk are the only members  wearing anything in the shape of face  decorations. Three of the aldermen  have never had any experience in  municipal work, and Aldermen Grant  and Murphy have had but-one years  However; it is refreshing-to see the  eagerness and thoroughness with  which .all hands tackle any business  coming before the board, and it is a  certainty that they will quickly get  down to business and the outlook  for a good season of������������������ civic work is  very bright.  Aid.     Murphy's    statutory   -papers  .were received,and-he took-'hisseat. -.  The first   business Rafter the7 adoption of the minutes of the last meeting of the" old " council,' was the' consideration of.an agreement placed be-  fore-the council by Mr. Matthews, of  ���������������������������Messrs. Cummins &    Agnew-j .city engineers, who sought' to renew<the con-"  tract. existing    between-them and-the  City   last     year.        The   agreement  is one that   is   most 'equitable, and  gives the city the services of this .engineering   firm  'if there is any work  desired    by   the    city   of them, at a  figure much    less   than   would otherwise be paid for surh 'services, and it  is open for the city to do such work  as the council sees fit without calling  upon the engineers.     After some discussion'the matter was laid over until .Tuesday    afternoon  when all parties met and went into it section by.  section before signing up.  It seems a small piece of business declines to do so when so ordered, pie road room. This is Mr. Dobie's  for Manager Dobie, of the Okanagan And if there is any replacing of that statement. What are the facts?  Telephone Company, to come before guy-pole to avoid litigation, let it be The Salmon Arm Road has been the  the-new City Council with his com- done by the private individual and trunk line through the city for 25  plaint about the action of the old not by the mayor as executive head years or more. It was the only  council in having removed the guy- Df the corporation. It should be trunk line to Salmon Arm at the  pole obstruction from the centre of recognized, however, that the trouble- time the telephone line was built  Salmon Arm Road when the street SOme guy-pole was ordered removed by Mr. Dobie, and yet Mr.  was widened a month ago. -Mr. Do- by the chairman of public works who Dobie's line men did not allow" more  bie explained that it was not the was a member of the Council and in than twelve feet between thc line pole  cost of the replacing of the guy-pole the same capacity, three years ago and the guy-pole lor the roadway,  so much as the principle back of it when the guy-pole was put in. Mr. And now Mr. Dobie has the pre-  that he was fighting for, as he in- Blanchard is no stranger in muni- sumption to come before the Council  tended to make this an object lesson cipai work. He knows whether the arid demand that the City bear the  for other towns. The telephone pole was put in in accordance with cost of removing that guy-pole when  company, he said, would exercise its his instructions or not, and he is the street is widened to its registered  rights if the city failed to meet his quite as capable of acting on safe legal width ! And he threatens to  demands. He did not say how the ground and in the City's interest as do direful things if the City Council  company would exercise these rights, the new councilors who have had no does not comply. He claims that  but led the young Council to believe opportunity of becoming familiar the City should pay because the pole  that he contemplated legal action, with the facts in the case. The pole has been allowed to stand there for  and the members of the council, not was put in by the same gang that three years or so. The Council re-  accustomed to hearing this, bluff, at committed those mean acts of van- quested the Okanagan Saw Mills to  once became alarmed lest the City of dalism in slashing down the avenue set back five or six line poles, and  Enderby should be hauled into court. 0f birch trees that lined the gravel another party to remove ten or  The Mayor even went so far as to, walk laid out by the City along the twenty cords of wood from the side  say he would rather pay for the re- roadway. All of this was done with- of the road at the same time. The  placing of^ the pole out of his own out the knowledge of the chairman of poles were set back and the wood re-  pocket than to see the town get into the board of works, and before it moved without question. The tele-  litigation over it. could be prevented. phone company refused "to move its  . All of which is very nice. But, let in fart, Mr. Dobie's own statement guy-pnle in the time given by the  the young council and Mr. Dobie also before the Council knocks every prop city officials, and the constable was  recognize that the City of Enderby from under him, He said he never ordered to get it out of the roadway,  has rights as well as the company, would have permitted the guy-pole And Manager Dobie now wishes to  and aiso a principle to deiend. to have been placed so near the line have the City pay the cost ol re-  One of these rights is to remove an pole if it had been on a trunk road, placing the single guy-pole. We ad-  obstruction from the road way, fore- for in such cases the guy pole must mire Manager Dobie's nerve but  ibly if necessary, if the owner thereof  be placed 25 feet away to allow am- would turn the buzzer on his policy.  ������������������������������������������������������ The next   matter   to come up wasc  the protest of Manager Dobie, of the   i  Okanagan .Telephone   Company, who  appeared before    the   council to present his claim.     He regretted having  to    appear   before , new men on the  ���������������������������  council with a matter that concerned  the old council.    He    had received a   ������������������  notice from the clerk asking the telephone company to  -remove a certain  guy-pole on Salmon    Arm-road,  and  had replied that" the request would be  .  complied      with    provided    the   city ;  would undertake in writing to defray;,  the cost of such   removal.     He said  ":  he never had   received the second notice from   the    city clerk giving, him __  a certain number of days 'in which to  have the pole removed.    .The-pole in5'  question had been-cut down'by order"  of the city, and he now "requested the' .��������������������������� ���������������������������  city- to -bear the - cost, of .replacing -it.:.-,", -  ���������������������������He,.admitted that..the "pole was'1 too.-*> "  nearythe line -Pole,, and- said if .rty had;V;-;  been a-trunk road;he would .have had ij-v;  the pole placed .'25 . 'feet'-away;:as is���������������������������=���������������������������?;..:  necessary" on trunk   roads.',--He" was i'v',  not "there making - the, request on'ac- y* ���������������������������  count of vthe   cost   of   it,'' but as'ayv ;;  matter of principle,-.and as-an object".**;--  ���������������������������lesson for otherHowns" he*desired"'the"'-'*'  city to bear the^cost  ,He hoped the'"  council .would   conform    to his wish...  and , avoid furtner conflict.  The clerk was questioned.   - He told  of the order issued by the "council to  him to   request    the   telephone com- "��������������������������� '  pany,  the Okanagan  Saw Mills com:" "  pany and the    Enderby school board  to set their poles   back to the street  line and to remove   the fence off the -  street.     All parties   except the tele-'  phone   company   promptly    complied  with the request.      A   second notice  had been mailed to    Manager Dobie,  at Vernon, but no attention had been  paid to this notice, and the pole was  ordered  removed by  the chairman of  the board of works with the sanction  of=the-cbuncilr-and^the-constable-had=:=====  carried*out these instructions.  After some discussion, in which all  members expressed a lack of knowledge of the facts in the case, it was  moved by Aldermen Murphy and Dill ���������������������������  that a committee be appointed to in- ���������������������������  vestigate and to report at the next  regular meeting. Committee: Grant,  Murphy and Dill.  Kenneth Glen appeared before the  council to request a reduction in the  past year's water rate for the Presbyterian Church, which had been allowed to become in arrears, owing to  some misunderstanding. The account now stood at 319.90. On motion of Aldermen Grant and Dill the  account was reduced to $18.  Moved by Aid. Dill, seconded by  Aid. Mack that the water rate to all  churches be made the same as the  shop rate���������������������������$1 per monthf Carried.  Mr. Glen renewed his claim for half  the cost of a line fence between the  cemetery property and the Glen property. He also stated that a. few of  the fence posts had been burned out  at the time of clearing the cemetery.  The rhairman of the graveyard committee was requested to investigate  and 'report as to the amount of damage done. The line-fence claim was  not allowed.  Plans were discussed for the repair of the water head, and the matter laid over.  [Continued on last pace]  Get your bread tickets at Joe's. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, January 29, 1914  lift:  re%,  ������������������*&'  ft  i."<4  ������������������l*v.  A good time  to stop  talking*  is just before  you begin  ENDERBY PRE  EVt-SS  DEFEATING  THEIR OWN ENDS  Published every  Thursday at  Fmder.by, B.C. at  32 per year, by the Walker Press.  Advertising Rates; Transient, 50c an inch Rtssi  insertion. 25c each subsequent insertion. Contract .-Krv-ertising. Si an inoh per month.  Legal Notices: 12c a line first insertion; 8c a line  each subsequent insertion.  Reading Notices and Locals: 15c a line.  JANUARY 29; 1914  PROPERTY   JURISDICTION  There seems to be a question 01  doubt as to who shall have jurisdiction over the old public school building. The Board of School Trustees  appear to believe the jurisdiction  rests with them, and yet the property is deeded to the City, and the  only body holding jurisdiction over  city property is the City Council.  We bring this question up because  there is now before the school board  an application for a lease on the  school property from the Enderby  Athletic Association, and if the  school board is not legally entitled  to hold jurisdiction over the property  a lease from them might lead to unnecessary complications.  The powers of school boards were enlarged by amendment to the Municipal  Act in 1918, under  which they now are  given   power    "to   acquire,  purchase,  J-eaaa^^evpvQpriate^ ancLJiolcLJands^Qr.  buildings for .school purposes, and to  sell or otherwise dispose of such lands  or buildings." But this docs not give  the board power over lands or buildings  they have not acquired and do not hold  the title to.  The Enderby School property is all in  the name of the City, and the only  person that can ffive lc:.,'a! papers on  ~any "property is the person "or"corporation holding the deed thereto, or his or  its legal representative. The, school  board cannot presume to be the City's  legal representative it this respect.  Property of the City, whether it be  property that has been used for  school purposes, is thc City Hall, the  recreation ground or the streets,  rests in the name of the City and the  City only, and the only body having  any legal right to dispose of any  such property in any way whatsoever  should be thc official representatives  of the City���������������������������the City Council.  If the B.iard of School Trustees assumes the jurisdiction over the old  school property at this time, and the  assumption is not questioned, we can  foresee an unending amount of  trouble likely to arise in the future.  There cannot be two heads to a  municipal system, and the only head  responsible to the people for City  property is the mayor and aldermen.  We do not understand, nor would  we lead others to understand, that  there is any conflict between the City  Council and Board oi School Trustees  over the question of jurisdiction, nor  is there likely to be. It is important, however, to avoid complications  that might easily lead to conflict.  In drawing attention to what appears to be an error in the policy of  the Enderby Growers' Association in  having entered into' a general retail  business in flour, feed, etc., we do  not desire to discourage the venture,  but merely to point out thc weakness  of the policy. The Agricultural Associations Act, under which the Enderby Growers' Association is- incorporated, was' framed solely with the  object of providing Government' assistance to agriculturists who are  prepared to help themselves,'"by encouraging them to ro-operate under  the Act and work together for the  assistance .. of each and all. The  scope of the growers', association is  limited by the Act under which- the  association is incorporated.' That  Act permits the selling of flour and  feed, etc., to patrons of the association���������������������������not to the general' public or to  anyone not a member (patron) of the  association. Some " have confused  this word "patron" with the word as  commonly interpreted in business,  and claim that anyone buying a sack  of flour from the association is a pa-  tronf But this cannot be the meaning of the Act. To interpret it thus  is to defeat the prime purpose of the  Act. More than this, it is in. a  measure using- the Government as a  silent partner in a business to go in  to competition with the regularly li  censed business houses.  .-This,we ���������������������������feel ���������������������������convinced .is..not-the -  patrons of the association���������������������������those  willing to share in the responsibilities of the organization as well as  in its privileges. If an organization  is not good enough to become a member" of for the advantages it gives,  and for the help it is to agriculturists and the community in general,  it should not be so good as to give  to all and sundry these privileges  for nothing.  The purposes for which an associa-  tian may be incorporated under the  Act are: "The manufacturing of  cheese, butter, cider, jams and spray  mixtures, and the drying and canning of fruit and vegetables; the  keeping of swine, and the manufacture and sale of the various products  resulting therefrom; the dealing in  poultry, eggs, milk, cream and all  other agricultural and horticultural  products and in supplies required by  patrons of such association; the dealing in flour, feed, fertilizer, spray  materials *and their accessories, and  in foods of all kinds for farm stock  for the purpose of supplying the  patrons of the association;���������������������������,the erection and maintenance of a cold storage plant and the sale of ice, and for  any purpose which may be approved  by the Minister having for its object  the development of agriculture."  It will be noted that this amended  Act is similar in all respects to the  Act under which Farmers' Institutes  are inrorporated, but we have yet to  see a Farmers' Institute that will  sell to any but Institute members.  FORESTRY    FACTS  intention of the Act, and we cannot see in thc Act anything to warrant placing upon it this interpretation. The Government, is prepared  to lend its assistance to these associations of growers, hoping by this  assistance to prove to the growers  that in combined effort lies the root  of sure success. But these advantages are intended for the members or  Rabbits have damaged or killed  thousands of young forest trees in the  West by eating the bark around the  base of the stems. -  Circular saws of paper are being  increasingly used in England for the  cutting of thin plates of wood. Veneers made in this way are so smooth  that cabinetrmak ers ' can use them  without  further  planing.  It is a common superstition among  the woodsmen of eastern Canada that  many 'dead-' larch trees have come to  life again. The trees noticed were  not really dead, however, but had appeared so because they had been entirely stripped of their leaves by the  larvae of the larch saw-fly. The  tamarack is a valuable tree because  of its ability to grow in swamps, and  its wood is highly esteemed for fuel,  ties, fence-posts and construction  work generally. Yet, through the  continued ravages of'the larch saw-  fly over one-half the tamarack in  Eastern Canada has already been destroyed.  Australian gum-trees have attained  the enormous height; of 480 feet,  which is 140 feet higher than the  most gigantic sequoias in California,  and twice as high as the great firs of  British Columbia. How trees supply  their foliage with water at such a  height=.is^stilUa=-mattei^-of-scientific-  controversy^  BANK of MONTREAL  Established 1817-  Capital, $16,000,000  (paid up)  Rest,  $16,000,000  H. V. Meredith, Esq., President  Sir Frederick Williams-Taylor, General Manager  BRANCHES IN LONDON, ENG., NEW YORK and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   DEPARTMENT  Deposits received from $1 upwards, and interest allowed at current rates.  Interest credited 'JOth' June    and 31st December.  ENDERBY BRANCH A. E. TAYLOR, Manager  J  WE.HAVE  JUST RECEIVED A CAR OF FLOUR AND FEED.WHICH  VE ARE SELLING AT THE FOLLOWING PRICES :  rice to Members      To non-Members  Sack          Ton Sack        Ton  }OBTN   HOOD    FLOUR        1J55       $ ? 1.65       $  WHEAT  .'    1.60          31.50 "       1.65          33.00  OATS  '.    1.30          25.75 1.40          27.00  BARLEY  CHOP    1.30          26.00 1.40          27.00  BRAN     1.20          24.00' 1.30          26 00  SHORTS   ���������������������������   1.30          26.00 1.40          28.00  CARROTS (Red)  75          15.00 .75          15.00  TURNIPS.  !75          15.00 '          .75          15.00  POTATOES    1.10          22.00 1.10          22.00  IMOTHY HAY                    17.00 ',     17.00  THESE PRICES  ARE CASH AT WAREHOUSE.  OPEN  WEDNESDAY   -\ND   SATU T.DAY AFTERNOONS.  Fix up your House, Barn,  and Outbuildings  Here are   some   specials in lumber while they last:  No. 2, 2x4, per thousand  % 13.00  No. 2 Lath,_par thousand       1.75  Short Cord Wood  ;..     3.75  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  Syrup of  Linseed,  Licorice  and  Chlorodyne  Nothing- better for Coughs,  Colds and Branchial Troubles.  Pleasant to take; quick to act.  A. REEVES  Druggist & Stationer  ClifTSt. Enderby  If you are bothered with headaches,  quint or cross-eye, or if the glasses  ou now wear are unsatisfactory,  onsult with Dr. Kilburger, specialist  n Prior's Jewelery Store, Wednesday  eb. 4th. See notice on another  Page. - -���������������������������'���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  Get your bread tickets at Joe's.  MAIL CONTRACT  Finest in the Country  "Enderby is a charming villiage with eity airs.  When Paddy Murphy shook the snow of Sandon  off his feet lie came here, and now owns one of  finest brick hotels in the country. Although  Paddy is an Irishman from Michigan, he calls his  hotel the King Edward. In addition to the excellence of the meals, breakfast is served up to 10  o'clock, which'is an added attraction for tourists."  (Extract from Lowery's Ledge.)  King Edward Hotel, Ppr-op^URPHY  Enderby  Fire, Life, Accident  INSURANCE AGENCIES  REAL ESTATE  NOTARY PUBLIC  Fruit Land Hay Land  Tov/n Lots  OWAT  The Liverpool & London & Globe Ins. Go.  The Phoenix Insurance Go. of London.  London-Lancashire Fire Iiis-.irance Go.  Royal InsuranceCo..of Liverpool ^Lrfe dept  j The London & Lancashire Guurantee  ������������������������������������������������������,���������������������������Accident Co., of Canada.          BELL BLOCK.   ENDERBY  SEALED TENDERS, addressed to  the Postmaster General, will be received at Ottawa until Ngon, on Friday, the 6th February, 1914, for the  conveyance of His Majesty's Mails,  on a proposed Contract for four  years, twice per week each way, over  proposed ENDERBY RURAL ROUTE  NO. 1, from the Postmaster General's  pleasure.  Printed notices containing further  information as to conditions of proposed Contract may be seen and blank  forms of Tender may be obtained at  tbe Post Offices of Enderby and Deep  Creek, and at the office of the Post  Office Inspector.  Post Office Inspector's Office, Van-,  couver, B.C., 26th December, 1913.  JOHN R. GREENFIELD  Post Office Inspector.  Keep *������������������ur Horses Warm  A fine line of horse blankets, robes, rugs, suit   cases.     A   good stock of  heavy and   light    harness always oh hand.     Repairs   promptly done.  C. RUTHERFORD, Cliff St., Enderby  When your Letter Paper runs low, let  us print the next lot.       Walker Press  I  fl  I  1  U rt  Thursday, January 29, 1914  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  OP CANADA  The Task of Financing  Your Farming  Operations  will be willingly' shared by the  Union Bank of Canada. If your  needs ~are reasonable and your  security satisfactory, we will  advance money to carry you over  the time when there is nothing  coming in. Call and talk things  over frankly with the Managerl  J. W. CILLMAN, Manager  PROFESSIONAL  ���������������������������  G.  L. WILLIAMS  Dominion-and >  Provincial Land Surveyor  Bell Block      Enderby, B.C.  D  R. H. W. KEITH,  ' Office hours:   Forenoon, 9 to 10:30  -    Afternoon, 3 to 4  Evening. 6:30 to 7:30  -' ��������������������������� .. '       Sunday, by appointment  Office: Cor. Cliff and George Sts.        - BNDERBTf  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40,  Regular meetings . first  Thursday" on or siffcer the  full moon at 8 p. m. in Oddfellows Hall. ViSSihi  brethren cordially invited.  GRAHAM ROSOMAN  JNO. WARWICK  -   Secretary  o: 0. F.      .,      Eureka Lodge. No. 50  leets every Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock, in I; O.  F. hall, Metcalf block.   Visiting ."brothers, al-  -���������������������������"    _ways   welcome." W.H.LOGAN,   N. G.  c^--~ r      ��������������������������� ,-' JAS. MARTIN, V. G.  ~     "       - '     '       ,- E.E.WHEELER. Sec'y,-  -^, -V    . .    ..GEO. BELLAMY. Treas.  ENDERBY   LODGE  No'. 85,'K. of P.,  Meets every Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall. -Visitors Cordially invited to attend.,(  T. C. CALDER,-C. C.  C. E.STRICKLAND, K.R.S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., address, ,  -  ~G. G: CAMPBELL. Enderby  %r ftftor Sold j&is ^ronblrs  By Wilbur D. Neabitt  In summer time the heat might/be  The kind that forces you and me  To tell how '"yesterday at noon  It seemed as if a man would swoon."  -    In winter time the bitter cold  ' Might grip his nose and ears,and hold  His fingers, too, but like a saint  He never even made complaint-  He never told his troubles.   -  His business went 'awry;  His fondest hopes were knocked sky-high;  Competitors got all his trade,  He'lost what little he had made;  But   though   neck-deep   in   pressing debts  And other sorts of fears and frets  With creditors about to sue, -  He never seemed the least bit blue���������������������������  ^He never told his troubles. '  Today he sleeps his last long sleep '"  Where drooping willows sadly weep,  But, O, the sunshine seems to love v  To send its gold down from above,  And with its'rare effulgence limn  The stone .erected over him.  A wondrous epitaph, indeed,  Is this which many come to read:  "He never told his troubles!"  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  HH=  "TRY MARA!  THE CHURCHES  CHJJRCH OP ENGLAND. (St.George)  Sunday Services���������������������������8 a.m., Holy Communion; 11   a.m.,    Morning Prayer;  :30 p.m., Evening Prayer.  REV. C. REED.  Vicar.  ENDERBY METHODIST CHURCH  Sunday Service^���������������������������Divine Worship at  ILg.gj.and 7:30p.m.; Tuesday, 8 p.m.  Epworth League;   ThursdayT=8J=pTmT7  I'rayer Meeting.   A cordial invitation  to everyone to worship with us.  REV. J. G. BROWN, M.A., Pastor.  -   PRESBYTERIAN   CHURCH  St. Andrews  Sunday   Services���������������������������11 a.m. and 7:30  p.m.; 23th Century Bible Class, Tuesday,  7.30 p.m.     REV.   J. A. DOW.  Pastor.  FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH  Sunday     Services���������������������������Sunday   school,  10 a.m.;   regular   service, 3:30 p.m.;  Prayer service, Wednesday, 7:30.p.m.  REV. B. G. STEWART, Pastor.  SHUSWAP & OKANAGAN BRANCH  Daily trains both ways from Sica-  mous Junction to Okanagan Landing:  The. shades of night were falling fast,  As* through, the tGrindrod district  : passed  A youth, who bore mid rain and shine'  A; banner with this, single line1-  -  ,   "Try Mara-."'   ,:;--  His brow was, sad,-his eyes beneath  rPlashed-like/ a. satire from ;its .sheath  And like a silver clariorrrung'-,'.-  r-.  His voice' as two short words he sung  --"Try Mara.-'<.-:   ���������������������������  '  *---"-  = _,  In'.happy homes, he. saw displayed '  Cool drinks of lovely lemonade,  Beyond, a'dusty path still shone,-  And from his lips escaped.a groan,  1        "Try Mara."  "Try not the road," an old man said  "Dark lowers -the' tempest overhead,  Weir's'bluff is flooded deep and wide"  But loud that lonely" voice replied, '  "Try Mara!" .  "O, stay and wait," the maidfen cried  "Tomorrow on the train to ride."  A longing look stole in his eye,  His voice was now almost a cry,  '���������������������������'Try Mara!"  /'Beware   the   bluff,"    "Beware     the  storm,"  -Was-=called-far-after=h=s-hurrying-form-  This was our   traveller's   last good  night,  His voice replied from out oi sight,.  "Try Mara!'"  Canada there is one man who would  make that town a joy to its inhabitants-and a glory to the nation���������������������������if he  were given the same chance as a German burgomaster." In that scientific  country," they 'pick out the man and  appoint him for a term of six'years,'  and double the term if he makes good  Dr. Wilhelm Marx, for example,' has  twelve   years .burgomaster" of  been,  Dusseldorf,: 'and' his fame is spread,  over; allJth'e"earth.m\.'In twelveyyears'  he. transformed -it -from ; a common  town to, a magnificent ;city. .The  story *is well worth reading. * j. .*  Every-city in Canada could'get the  same results between 1914f and 1926 if  they would search out" the man and  give him two six-year 'terms as burgo  master, mayor or town ."manager.  -That man would' do for the city what  Sir Thomas Shaughnessy has done  for the C.P.R., or whajt Sir Edmund  Walker has done for the Bank of  Commerce, and what Sir William  Mackenzie has done for the Canadian  Northern.���������������������������Canadian Courier.  At -break of day as fieldward  The men, upon the breeze heard  A voice they'd never heard before,  They.heard two _ words, .and then .no [ Dominion  more,  South  North  bound  STATIONS  bound  read down  read up  10:30  (Lv)  Sicamous Jet  (Ar). 18:00  11:01  Mara  17:15  11:15  Grindrod  16:59  11:29  Enderby  16:44  11:55  Armstrong  16:15  12:03  Realm  16:07  12:12  Larkin  < 15:55  12:40  Vernon  15:30  13 ^0 (Ar)  Ok. Landing  (Lv) 15:15  H. W. BRODIE           JNO.BURNHAM  Gen. Pas. Agt.  Agent  Vancouver                   Enderby   . 1           i  An easy, pleasant life does not  make a strong mind. It is the trials  and storms of life that strengthen  the mentality and give power to the  individual, or wreck him.  "Try Mara!"  A traveller by a faithful hound,  Floating a'down the river was found,  Still clasping in his hands so cold,  The banner with the words of gold,  "Try Mara!"  There in the twilight, cold-and gray,  His mission o'er, for in Mara he lay,  And others following in his path,  Will find for him this epitaph,  '"Try Mara!"  ���������������������������Miss A.  J. Moser..  ONE MAN POWER  Of all the fictions to which the people of Canada cling, the silliest is  the idea that the proper men to run  a town or city are the fellows who  belong to the most societies and do  the most hand-shaking. Even bankers and millionaires' and successful  businessmen have this insane idea in  about the same proportion as the  truck driver and the street-car conductor. And all this foolishness we  commit in the sacred name of Democracy. -  Somewhere in each town or city of  GOVERNMENT TELEPHONE  - By far-jthe most important of the  resolutions adopted at the Conservative annual convention held on the  23rd and 24th of January in Victoria  was the one calling for an extension  of the public telephone service in the  "int"eiibr^6f^he"^provincer=^-When==this-  question was brought forward three  years ago at the Farmers' Institute,  its advocates received a chill from  Sir Richard McBride, who told them  flatly that such a project was entirely  beyond the resources of the British  Columbia Government.     It would be  a   different   matter,   however, if the  Government   could be in  duced' to extend' the telephone system  which it already maintains and, ior  that matter, to extend also the government telegraph line which now  connects Ashcroft with the Yukon, to  the great benefit of a considerable  portion of the province.  Fancy boxes of chocolates are going this week at Joe's to the lucky  ones.  < '  o  o  <���������������������������  < >  < *  < >  < ���������������������������  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  ENDERBY, B.C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Dray ing of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers and Tourists in-'  vited to give us a trial.  Our Stoves, and  Ranges are going  FAST  Have you taken  advantage of our  Special Prices  These prices will last  only a few cteys niorey  We want :tb%6iean but  pur entire stock; )in  these liriesi  to  n. -  ^% * r  room ior spring;  1  1  1  i  1 HARDWARE 10  PIUMBING.HEATING.TINSMIIMING  j-     '     - "**������������������-   ��������������������������� _  "'* & -*r~r~ii  , - - * ** *-1, c/i  i-j-v:- --xm  ~0&  r  Representing  THE TORIC OPTICAL COMPANY  Eye Examiners and Makers of Quality Glasses  131 HASTINGS ST., West  VANCOUVER, B. C.  - - -'--     .���������������������������_   _._Willb2in  PRIOR'S JEWELERY STORE, WED., FEB. 4th  and will be pleased to have persons with defective eyesight call  and consult him. Eyeglasses, Spectacles and Artificial Eyes  fitted at a reasonable cost. Satisfaction guaranteed absolutely  on all work done.  ������������������������������������������������������*>������������������  'T| SHIP YOUR FURS TO  SHUBERT  raest iioom In the World  fealiaj exclusively In AiiEKICAN BAW NIBS   Get "More MoneyM for your FURS  SHIP YOUR FURS TO "SHUBERT"  a reliable���������������������������responsible-safe���������������������������Fur House with an unblemished reputation existing for "more than a quarter of a century," a long successful record of sending Fur Shipperspronipt���������������������������SATJSFACTORY  AND PROFITABLE returns. Write for a* #bubtrt ftWpwr."  the only reliable, accurate market report and price list published,  Writ, for It-NOW���������������������������Wm FREE  AD   CUI TDCDT  !-.������������������   25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVE.  A. D. JflUDtLK, I , inc. Dept. 532 CHICAGO. U.S.A.  J.  Cutters and Sleighs  Just received. A stock of cutters  and sleighs; heavy and light. You  can get aa good prices and terms of  mo as you can get   anywhere  A New York Y. M. G. A. .lecturer  is authority for the,, statement that  everybody wanting to get to heaven  should chew their food well.  send out of town.     Jas. McMahcm.     geif.  Renting is paying for another miln's  Don't farm an(j, doing without things your- THE    PRESS,    ENDERBY,    BRITISH    COLUMBIA  A MAMEL  HEALING  SALT    RHEUM    OF    TEN    YEARS'  STANDING HEALED AS IF  BY MAGIC  fHands   Cracked,   so   Could   not  Work  ���������������������������Cures  Effected  by  .DE. CHASE'S OINTMENT  It do^s not take long for Dr.  Ciuisf's OintniL'iit to prove its magic  healing power. A single night is  often sullicient to produce the most  s'.artling results.  Internal treatment for skin diseases is nearly always disappuiitiing.  By applying Or- Chase's Ointment to  the diseased parts relief is obtained  almost immediately, and gradually  the sores heal up and disappear. Here  are two letters which will interest  you: ���������������������������  Mrs. Chas. Gilbert Haystack, Pla-  ���������������������������centia Bay, Xfkl., writes:���������������������������"J was a  sufferer from Salt Rheum for ten  3'ears, and had about despaired of  .ever being cured,, so many treatments had failed. ilea ding' of the  ���������������������������wonderful cures effected by Or.  Chase's Ointment, I commenced using  it. and -was entirely cured by eight,  boxes. r want to express my gratitude for Or. Chase's Ointment, and to  recommend it to all sufferers."  .Mr- Stanley Merrill. Delaware. Ont.  writes:���������������������������"For years 1 was troubled  with my hands cracking, often becoming so sore that I could hardly do any  work. I goL some of Dr. Chase's  Ointment, and' happily find that one  or two applications of same (.0 the  affected parts make them well. 1  tiave, had no trouble since using the  ointment for sore hands.  Dr- Chase's Ointment, 60c. a box, at  all dealers, or ttdmanson, Bates &  .Co., Limited, Toronto.  The Cool Stranger,  Business was brisk in the village  store when the stranger entered.  Any of you drive in a trap? he asked casually.  -Yes. I did, said Farmer Turnpike  disinterestedly.     Why?  Gray horse, and an'old lady inside.  Yes. that's right.     But���������������������������  Can she manage him all right? said  the stranger.  - I should think so, replied Turnpike.  Why. my wife's drove that horse ever  since he was a-3-year-old.  That's all right, then, said the  BtrangLf. I merely asked because  the gray -has just gone down the  street like a mad bull, and the old  lady's hanging onto the back of the  trap, screaming murder! Still, if  she can manage him, there's nothing  to get excited about. How's the  price of 'ralers down your way?���������������������������  London Answers,  A Double-Barreled Escape  Miners are among the most heroic  people in the world. Danger is always beside them, and they are  schooled to believe j.that at  any time they will come face to face  with death. The result of this is  that they are humorous in their bold-  ness- ���������������������������.    '    ' a  In one of the mines of Pennsylvania there was a cave-in which imprisoned a miner named Jack Thornton- The accident happened on Friday afternoon, and the fellow laborers of the entombed men sot to work  at-once to dig him out. It was' not  until Sunday morning, however, that,  they reached his prison chamber, and  by this time they were wondering  whether he had been suffocated or  starved to death. One of 'Ihem  stuck his head through the aperture:  made by the picks of the resucers  and called out:  .lack, are you all right? i  All right, came the reply, and then!  after a pause, What day is this?        j  Sunday, answered the friend. j  Gee! exclaimed .lack- I'm glad of,  that. That was one Saturday night'  when those saloon keepers didn't get1  my wages!  The female house fly lays from 120  to 150 eggs at a time, and these  mature in two weeks. Under favorable conditions the descendants of a  single pair will number millions in  three months. Therefore all housekeepers should commence using  Enterprise  Hearing a noise at midnight in one  of hi3 rooms, a gentleman tiptoed to  the spot, thinking to take the burglar  unawares. Sikes, however, was uot  to be caught, napping, and before the  owner of the house fully realized  what was happening, he was looking  clown the muzzle of a revolver. You  realize that you are at my mercy?  Yes, replied the house owner. And  also retUize that I could shoot you  deal if I wished? Another trembling  HlTirimifivo. You did not hear tne  enter the house-? No. Well, i!  you had your windows fitted with  one of Ketclmma new patent bur-slat  alarms;, this wouldn't have happim-i!.  I am an agent for tho��������������������������� But Lie  house owner hud swooned.   .  the  3medy  is me Desk rei  I'jucwn for sunburn,  heat* rflshe3, eczema.  sore feet., stmgs ana-  "bSSsters.-.  A skin fcrad!  All DruniiU and Slor<t.-*Ot.  Examination Time  The eagle-eyed examiner was sure  Jones was cheating. Twenty times  during the last hour that individual  had pulled out his watch and examined it closely- .lones, suddenly  roared the master, bring your wat.cn  to me! Jones reluctantly handed  over the timepiece, but all the disgusted examiner found was a small  slip 'pasted to the dial on which was  written "Fooled!" Jones was allowed to resume his work, but he still  referred to his watch" so frequently  that the examiner again grew suspicious. Suddenly an idea struck him.  Jones, he shouted, I'll see your watch  again, please! With eager hands  the examiner seized the watch, but.  this time he devoted his nttenliou to  the back of the case. Sure enough  there was a scrap of paper inside-  for it. bore the inscription���������������������������"Fooled  again!" Then Jones was allowed to  work in peace.  early in the season, and thus'cut off  a large proportion of >the summer  crop.  HOW'S THIS?  We offnr One Hundred Dollars Reward  tor any cast of Catarrh thai ctinnut be.  cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.  b\  J.  CM EN 12 Y & CO., Toledo,  O.  We thu undersigned have known ]���������������������������'.  .1. Cheney for the last 15 years and believe him perfectly honorable in all business transactions, and financially tuAa to  tarry out ativ obligations made by his  firm. -    -  Waldlng,   KInnan "&   Marvin!  Wholcs&lu   Druggists.    Toledo,   O.  Hall's Catarrh Cure ih taken internally, acting directly upon tho. blood and  mucous surfaces of the system. . Testimonials sen', free Price 75e. per but.  lie.      odd by all  Druggists.  Take Hall's Family Pills for. Constipation.  Thc Oil of Power.���������������������������It is not claimed for Dr. Thomas'- Electric Oil that  It will cure every ill, but its uses are  so various that it may be looked upon  us a general pain killer. It has  achieved that greatness for itself  and any attempts to surpass it have  Tailed. lt.s excellence is known to  all who have tested its virtues and  learnt by experience-  Had His Doubts  Harry Lander once scored with a  neat impromptu at. a Scottish theatre,  lie had just finished his third song,  'V0 d.JJieJ.'.iJdj_en ce we re _yeh ein en 11 y_ d e-  tnanding more. Some of his adtnir-  i>rs were calling out the names of the  uongs they wanted tu hear. One enthusiastic young man in a prominent  neat, was particularly insistent. 1  love a lassie. I love a lassie, ho kept  tmoutlng.' The genial comedian looked him over, shook his head, and remarked gravely: I hae ma (loots, my  laddie- If you did you'd ha" fetched  her with you,  Mlnard's   Liniment   Cures  Colds,   Etc.  Among the coffee-drinkers a high  place must be given to Bismark. I-le  liked coffee unadulterated. While  with tho Prussian Army in France he  one day entered a country inn and  asked the host If he had any chicory In tho housf. He had. Bismark said, Well, bring it to me; all  you have. Thu man obeyed and  handed Bismarck a canister full of  chicory-. Are you sure this is all  you have? demanded the Chancellor.  Yes, my lord, every grain. Then,  jsald Bismarck, keeping the canister  by him, go now and make me a pot  of  coffee.  The  Solution  of a   Mystery  Job Hedges,-the New York lawyer,  wit, and after-dinner speaker, was  called upon on one.^ occasion to give  advice to a young' man who was  thinking of taking up the study of  law.  ���������������������������My young friend, said' Hedges, [  was once standing outside of'a big  music store in the city of New York,  and was lost in admiration of the muscles and sinews of the men who lifted the piano on and off the drays. I  was joined by a middle-aged man who  looked like an Irishman.  I love to watch those fellows, I remarked casually. Their strength is  fascinating.  Yes, agreed the Irishman, and they  are interesting for another reason.  Whenever I sec a lot of piano movers  and .hack..drivers,-I.ani-i-piiiiniiP(i. that  every year the colleges turn out a lot  of graduate lawyers who never practice their professions.  A safe and sure medicine for a child  troubled with worms is Mother  Graves' Worm Exterminator.  The Simplest of Remedies  John   Drew   was   interviewed   by  a  newspaper  man   In  a  hotel   in  Chioa-  W.  N.   U.  908  go ono night, and at last realized  thai, he would have a hard time getting rid of the visitor. The writer  seemed determined to sit forever, in  spite of the signs of sleepiness exhibited by tho actor.  I suppose I seem like a night owl,  saiil the visitor when the clock pointed to nearly throe o'clock in the  morning. As a matter of fact, I'm  just that. 1 suffer intolerably with  insomnia. 1 wonder what's the best  thing to do for it.  Go to sloop, suggested Drew  smoothly. If you'll step into the  next, room while 1 undress. I'll show  you how to do it.  Why He Wanted Milk  A clergyman had been displeased  with the quality of the milk served  him. At length he determined to remonstrate with his milkman for supplying such unworthy stuff. He began mildly, I've been wanting to see  you with regard to the quality of  milk with which you are serving me.  Yes. sir. uneasily answered the tradesman. 1 only wanted to say, continued the minister, that 1 use the milk  for drinking purposes exclusively and  not for christening-  A poor woman was telling a kind-  hearted visitor how the doctor came  and said she had a sluggish Jiver.  What beats me, she added, Is how  them  slugs get inside  the liver.  Yes. remarked the telephone girl  as she gazed out at the waves and  wondered what their number was, I  am connected with the best families  in our city.  Women's  Best Interests  demand that every woman should  spare herself unnatural suffering  by obtaining; sale and proper help  when physical ills and nervous  depression occur. When ailments  and sufl'ering come to you remember there is one safe, effective  g-entle   and   well-tried   reined}���������������������������  Asthma is Torture, No one who  hasn't gasped for breath in the powm  of asthma knows what such sneering  is. Thousands do know, however,  from experience how immeasurable  is the relief provided by that mar?  vellous preparation, Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Asthma Remedy. For years  it has been relieving and curing the  most severe cases. If you are a sufferer do not delay a day in securing  this  remedy from your druggist.  ncxn^vwi'VjnwrmirEr^* wmh  a. mmvmvrir* * r t^rutu ������������������m**.u  of special value to women.  Reecham's Pills remove the cause  of suffering; they clear the system  and by their tonic, helpful action  relieve" you of headaches, backaches, lassitude and nerve rebellion.  Try a few doses and know the  difference���������������������������know how Beechanrs  Pills will help your feelings;  how  they   strengthen,   invigorate  Preserve  and Protect  Every wnimin should he sure to re.id  tiie spoc-iiil directions with every box.  Sold everywhere, .      In boxes, 25c  YOU   WESTERN   MERCHANT  should carry a stock of the Wonder  Fly Killer, a little'device of seamlesa  metal, unleakable, and the sure exterminator of every kind of fly and  mosquito. Retails at 15c. General  agent, Joseph R. Wilson, 204 SUir  Building.. Toronto, or Nicholson - &  Bain in Alberta, and Escott & Harmer  for Manitoba  and Saskatchewan,  T.ict  After the plumber had finished  some repairs about his office, the  kind-hearted busines'.! man said to  him:  You will find soap and clean towels  in there when you are through.  The plumber spruced up after he  had finished his work. but. to the astonishment of the business man, he  appeared a few minutes later with  his face daubed, with dirt and grease.  Why in the world did you blacken  your face up again after you had  washed yourself? the business man  asked-  Grinning guiltily, the plumber re-  Plied, If. I went back to the otlice with  a clean face, the boss would think I  had been loafing on the job.  i SICKNESS AND DISEASE���������������������������  CANNOT BE CURED  WITH DRUGS  DOCTORS' BILLS ARE EX-  pensive. . The constant use  of dm go is expensive,  and likewise unnecessary. Nature is  t!v.> oniy i-f>!!;il,u> diK'tor. C!el I'liW-' to  Neture and lu< you:- own ;>hysician.  It is not hard to do, not diilieult to  learn. Nature's laws are simple.  When tho fiiv burn* low, you don't,  ran for thc doctor or drug store or the  patent medicine Lottie: you simply  put on more fuel. So when disease  or si.-kni's.s attacks the body of yourself or any lueiv.ljer of your family,  So to Nature's vast storehouse of vitality and draw therefrom thu revitalizing forcvH which banish disease  and   1,1.il:e  you   we.11.  Send for Our Free  Book   and   Enjoy  Good Health With  out   Doctors    01  Medicines  Kreak thu bonds of  superstition and  fear      which       bind  you.     Be   master  of  your own health and  the   health   of   your  family.     This  points out  tho  If you  are sick  know   it   better  and   you   know-  Labor Lost  Freddy was taking his father's dinner, and on the way he saw a Avork-  man emptying a drain. That drain,  said Freddy to the workman, is the  one father lost a shilling down. Oh,  said the workman, and his fa^e  brightened- Now then, youngster,  hurry on with that dinner* before it  gets cold. ��������������������������� When Freddy returned  hair-an-hour later the workman was  still-.working on the. same drain. H^  face was flushed and excited, and his  hands were black with mud.' Ara  you sure, he asked, that this is the  drain your father lost the money in?  Quite sure, piped Freddy, because I  saw father get it out myself.  boo)  way.  you  than  where  my body  you   arc  you don't  \ou don t want drugs. ..������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������,. _ ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������,.  to be doped and enervated bv useless  drugging.    Wr|U,    roi.   0U1.   fn,0    ,JOoI<  today. Specify book No. 19. Wo  Day   the   postage.  DR. H. SANCHE & CO.  364   West  St.'   Catherine St., ���������������������������  Montreal, Canada     -  Mlnard's   Liniment  Cures  Diphtheria.  Police Commissioner���������������������������If you were  ordered to disperse a mob, what  would  you do?  Applicant���������������������������Pass around the hat,  sir!  Police Commissioner���������������������������That'll do.  You're engaged.  \\M.\   Sp-nt   Iron;     Hum?   mnlivU'H  spTrksV   iJotihleiiic'Kvl finish���������������������������iK'Wrir~urnr  ���������������������������^hcj. m-vcr RCU out ol onlcr. i;iMr.in(enl  ^Coits  I cent an hour to use,    l'rii'f in-  Vcluili"\   ilv'livcry-.'     Send    (or   Circular,  (jew "anted.  ACME SPECIALTY CO., WINNIPEG.,  What it was Worth  A Scottish lady, who was spending  her holidays In London, entered a  bric-a-brac shop in .search of something odd to take home to Scotland  with her- After she had inspected  several articles, but had found none  to suit her. she noticed a quaint figure, the head and shoulders of which  appeared above the counter. What  is that. Japanese Idol over there  worth? she inquired of the salesman.  The salesman's reply was given in a  subdued tone. Worth about half-a  million, madam- That's the proprietor.  Minard's  Liniment Cures Distemper.  Gracious! exclaimed Mr. Swell-  man, .he baby has just eaten a lot  of that dog-buscuit  Never mind, replied Mrs. Swell-  man; it just serves Fido right, for  he has often eaten the baby's food.  Some friends were talking of success. A certain man who had made  a fortune was mentioned-  When that man came to New York  a few years ago, one said, everything  he possessed was tied up in a handkerchief.     Today���������������������������  The speaker smiled and stroked his  close-clipped mustache.  Todav everything he possesses is  tied up'In his wife's name, he added.  Warts on the hands is a disfigurement that troubles many ladies. Hol-  Ioway's, Corn Cure will remove the  blemishes without pain.  Chinamen are Great Savers  The Chinese never waste anything.  A shopman puts up parcels with half  the paper and string used by Europeans. Servants collect and sell  match boxes and things which seem  to us to be useless. In the country  \vou^-wilI-see=aHhoy���������������������������in-=-a^tree^beating-  down a single leaf with a stick for  fuel. Women, when too old for any  work collect, dry grass for the same  purpose. A man collects his fowl  and then beats old damp mats or mating. Cockroaches and other vermin  jump out, and the fowls have a meal  that costs nothing. You give a coolie  an old coat that you are ashamed to  wear and he will probably got a tail-  or to transform it for 30 or 50 cents  into  two  pairs of excellent trousers  for himself.���������������������������Detroit Free Press.  One Thing    Lacking  The letter I gave you.this morning,  did you post it? asked the wife, looking nt her husband out of the corner  of her eye. No, dear, 1 did not. said  the man boldly. Of course you didn't, And I told you it was important that it should go to-day. Yes,  dear. And of course you forgot to  post it If that's not just like a  man! But dear��������������������������� Don't but me. I'm  angry. But, dear, look here at. the  letter.     You forgot to address it.  Botany v. 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MAT&ftPtf Qd������������������ ��������������������������� ������������������OL&VR S  Are the best ever made and are guar  anteed to give you satisfaction. A(  all dealers, or send us 25-cents stating style and size required.  Tho Arlington Co., of Canada, Ltd.,  ���������������������������58-Fraser-Ave^rTo.rontorOnt.  REST AND HEALTH TO MOTHER AND CHILD.  Mas. Winblow'h SooriiKNO Syrut lui bee*  ���������������������������sect for over SIXTY YEARS by .\fIt.I.ION3 oi  MOTHKK3 for thtir CHILUKBN WHIMI  THETHING, with PIJRKSCT SUCCESS. It  SOOTHES thc CHILD. SOXTKN3 the GUMS.  ALLAYS all PAIN; CUIIKS WIND COLIC, anil  is the beit remedy for DIAKKHOU. It la at*  lolulely liarnileHg. Be cure and auk for "Mrs.  Wiailow'B Soothing Syrup," and Uka so *tk������������������4  kind.   TwtuU-fire ceuia a bottle  Going Up  Aviators appear to be a modest set.  They probably appreciate th������������������  truth of the adage, 'Pride goes before  a fall.'  FOR WOMEN ONLY.  That is th������������������ nature of Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription���������������������������the one remedy for  women which contains no alcohol and no habit-forming drugs. Made from native  medicinal forest roots. Dr, Pierce tells its every ingredient on the bottle-wrapper. Prominent physicians, and some of the best medical authorities endorse these  ingredients as being the very best known remedies for ailments and weaknesses  peculiar to women.  This is what Mrs. GENErrr E. Copfev, of Longstreet,  Ky��������������������������� says: "I feel it my duty to write and tell you what  your medicines have done for me. I was a great sufferer  for six yoars from a trouble peculiar to women, but I am  thankful to say, after taking four bc-Ules of your 'Favorite  Prescription' I am not bothered with that dreadful disease  any more. I feel like a new worm������������������,i:. When I first wrote  you for advice I only weighed 115 pounds���������������������������now I weigh 135.  "I thank you very much for your kindness. You have  boon as a f;ithor to me in advising tm> what to do, so may  God bless you in every effort you put fortti for good.  " I hope this testimonial will be tho nieans of sutaa poor  Mrs. Coffey. sufforing woman seeking health."  Dr. Pierce's Medical Adviser, newly revised up-to-date edttioa, answers host!  of delicate questions about which every woman, single or married ou������������������bt to know. /  Thursday, January 29, 1914  THE ENDERBY PRESS ANB WALKER'S WEEKLY  Some of the Uncertainties of Land  Registry Under Present System  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of tha Dominion  In Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the  1 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 die-  " trict in which rights applied for are  situated. " .   '  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by sections, or legal  , sub-divisions of sections, and in un-  surveyed., territory ��������������������������� the .tract applied  for shall be staked out by the applicant himself. ������������������  Each   application -' must be accompanied by a fee   for $5 which will be  . refunded if the rights applied for are  .-- not available, but not otherwise.   A  - royalty   shall_ be paid- on "the merchantable, output of the. mine at the  '.- rate of five cents per ton. .  -. The person operating the mine shall  v furnish _the. Agent with sworn returns  H accounting for   the   full quantity ol  "merchantable coal ruined and pay-the  -  royalty thereon.'���������������������������    If thc coal mining  . rights are' not   being" operated, such  ,,' returns should   be furnished at least  once a year.  The lease will include the' coal mining rights only, but the lessee may-be  permitted to purchase whatever  available surface. rights may be considered necessary for the.working of  the mine at the rate of ?10.00 an acrt  For full .information application  should be made to the Secretary of  the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to1 any Agent or Sub-Agent  of Dominion Lands.  W. W, CORY,  '' Deputy Minister of the Interior,  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized    publication   oi  this advertisement    will not be paid  for. .  It is"intimated by those in a position to know that the Attorney-General contemplates bringing down legislation at the present session of. the  local legislature looking to the improvement of the land registry Act.'  Just what this improvement will  consist of has not been stated. That  there is much room for improvement,  all who have had any dealings with  the land registry offices will readily  agree. The handling of the registry  business of the interior, at least, has  been as .poor as possible. It could  not have been worse. The fault may  have- been with the system. ��������������������������� We understand the . antequated system of  the gold-fever days is still in vogue.  We do not know-as to this.- -We do  know that up to within a month or  two ago, a document sent from this  section to the registry office at Kam-  Ioop required nine months or a year  to be returned duly- registered. And  we do know that there are men  in this district who declare positively  that they will not touch another  piece of property until there is less  delay and less worry in connection  with getting papers through the land  registry office.  .Perhaps the present registry system -is not so'much to blame ior this  condition as the apparent lack of  system in handling the system in the  registry office. ' There can be no excuse for some of the cases that have  come'' to light in connection with the  handling of Enderby papers. And it  should' not be . inferred that Enderby  papers are handled with any less  alacrity or precision than the papers  haling from any other locality.  ��������������������������� Recently it was," reported that the  registry offices had caught up-.with  work under which ' they ' were buried  for a year or, more. We hope this is  true. But we have a case in point  that would not indicate a3 much, i  It used to be" the case that if a  transfer document* were-sent to Kamloops . for registry accompanied by  the registry fee, a receipt for the fee  and the document" would promptly  come back.;but, the duplicate of the  registered document would not" be re-'  turned for some months later. If  the document passed the eagle eye of  is just possible that it is just such  mixing of figures that is responsible  for more delays and more bad language than the system they propose  to improve.  While great improvement can no  doubt be made in the land registry  Act, there is far more to be done in  the selecting and training of men to  interpret the Act and handle the  business of the registry office. The  whole policy of the registry office is  obsolete and hide-bound. It is un-  elastic, unbusinesslike, and has been  proved to be utterly incapable of  handling the business in a progrcs  si've way. To claim that the system  is all that is to be desired, and yet  have t'o admit that it requires months  to get a document through that  should require only as many days, is  quite absurd. Any' system that re-  quires' more than ten days or two  weeks to get a document registered  is unfit for modern business and  should be discontinued, and any  registrar that permits his staff to let  the work oi his office get weeks and  months behind is lacking in something that makes him unfit to handle  the office. If we haven't the most  capable men in the registry office the  results are sure to be detrimental to  the progress of the Province, and the  longer incompetency is permitted, the  more difficult will it be to right  matters.,  to sell  List it with me.  . ..   -   If  you  want to  buy land, see me.  My new booklet descriptive of the Mara Dia-  trict is now out.   GET   ONE,  Chas. W. Little  Eldernell Orchard, Mara, B.C.  Norman Grant  BUILDER &  . CONTRACTOR  Plans and estimates  Furnished  Dealer in Windows, Doors, Turnings,  and all   factory    work.   Rubberoid  Roofing, Screen Doors and Windows  GLASS CUT TO ANY SIZE  the "applica-  But if the  the registrar, it   would be ��������������������������� registered  six or nine months after  tion had been    received,.  registrar found  document when  tion came,    all  ,   ORDER NOW   !"!  WHITE.WYANDOTTES and Buff Orpingtons, reliable . laying strains', ������������������2  .-per. setting of 15_eggs.  \-:,      _ ������������������������������������������������������ _  BLACK MINOROAS;-'s': cC$l-5(fper  setting of 15. " '. '   -        ������������������    .'  WHITE LEGHORNS   S.C.,  $1.50 per  setting'.    t   .   ' '  S.O.   BROWN "LEGHORNS-The bird's  -   composing    this    flock were .bought  from H. E.    Waby.       We now own  this well-known strain entirely*    .  It is no longer a question of choice  between a Disc and a Cylinder Phonograph, because Edison now makes both  The Edison  Diamond Disc Phonograph  does not replace the Edison Cylinder  instrument. Both are at your disposal,  both are pre-eminent in their field. The  Disc instrument offers a new method of  recording and reproducing. Its Reproducer with its diamond point and its  records of a new material have given  the Edison Diamond Disc Phonograph  a new voice���������������������������a voice of wonderful  depth and rich, mellow tones.   .  The Edison  Cylinder Phonograph  with its indestructible diamond reproducing:  point, strong, finely adjusted motor, artistically  designed cabinet, Blue Amberol Records  and many other Edison refinements, is a strong competitor of  its new rival, the Diamond Disc.  Hear both.    Buy either.  Sy$ /> O ������������������������������������������������������  You'll be right either way.    "    C/WtCma& Us Cd*90ll*'  . A complete line of Edison Phonograph] and Records will be found at  THE   ENDERBY  BflUSIC   STORE  WUIt  Disc PhorcoE<r*pri  Cabinet CircajMiin Wtlnut,  rtuhoaany or oat, Drawer  room for72 Records. Diamond-  point reproducer; automatic  ���������������������������lop; powerful, silent spring  motor with worn voir.  At    the    recent    Okanagan Poultry  Show at Vernon, the exhibits of this  strain swept the hoard in their class,  a    discrepancy in the   capturing 1st   cock, 1st coc;oir 4, lat  its turn for registra-   2nd and 3rd hen, 1st,pen and special;  these    months later, I only sis birds shown.  We represent S. O. SMITH  of Vernon  00.  Russell Street  Enderby.  No matter how  praise is always  than abuse.  much exaggerated,  nearer   the   truth  the document would be set aside and  the solicitor sending in the document  for registration notified that registry  could not be made. Sometimes the  reason would be made known, but  as often no reason would he given,  and then would ensue a long wait to  discover what the error was. Perhaps it would mean a trip of the so-  licitor=J:o^.KamlooDs_^_on .a, search _of.  discovery. All of which had to be  paid for by the owner af the property  We were told a month or two ago  that there would be no more ol this;  that the office staff had crawled out  from under the load of documents  awaiting registration, and that papers would now be put through in  proper time.  Here is a sample of the alacrity of  present day registration: A certain  mortgage was* sent to Kamloops for  registration the last week in December. A week later the solicitor having the paper in hand was in Kamloops and was told by the registrar  that the document had been registered  and the duplicate copy returned to  him. On his arrival home it was'  found that the paper had not been  returned. The registrar was duly  notified, and on Jan. ICth the solicitor was notified that "1986B,  mortgage is registered; we have not  yet mailed- you the duplicate, but  shall do so shortly."  A week later the solicitor wired to  know when the paper "1986B" would  be forthcoming. On Jan. 26th the  duplicate document No. 1896E came  hack with a note from the registrar  as follows: "I presume that this is  the mortgage which you require as  we have not reached No 1986B as  stated in your wire."  Anyone having had business with  the registry office knows Without being reminded that mistakes, do occur, and the numbering of the document referred to as M198GE" in one  letter and as "1896E" in the next is  not such a serious blunder, though it  Prices per setting exhibition ?Ld  pedigree laying strains on ap^lica-  cation.  We have recently imported -orr.e  ew blood from a well-known hrefder  n the states. A few good S.O. Br.  jeghorn cockerels for sale.  Apply,  Biggie"���������������������������  Gapt.   Cameron or    d.   F.  Don't  served.  GAINFORD RANCH,  Enderoy, i .(.'  delay!       First   f.ome,     fust  THOMAS A. EDISON  Thc World's Greatest Inventor  The eight hundred or more patents credited to Thomas A..Edison means  one for every three weeks of his fifty-eight years, and even this calculation,  Is unjust to his mechanical genius, for it does not include his many inventions which never ventured into the publicity that patents demand.  =-This=wizard^oLinvenLion .was'a model .of precocity.. JBorn. at Alva, Ohio,  Fresh Meats  If you want prime, fresh meats, we  have them. Our cattle arc grain-fed  and solccted 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  ean give you the best price  possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  OVER 65 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  TRADt Marks  Designs  Copyrights Ac  Anyone.sendlnff ������������������ pketoh and desonjpuon may  qniottly fwcertuln our opinion froowbethor an  invention la probnbly piitontahle. Communlon-  t ousstrlotly coiiOdotitlal. HANDBOOK on Pntcuta  niint free. Oldest Jfironcy for soouriflifPBtciiU.  Patents takon liirouvh Wunn & Co. reootve  tpeclal notice, without ohnrBO, In tha  Scientific Mifm.  A handjomelv Mnatrated weekly. I-anrpst circulation of any scientific journal. Torms Jor  Canada, $8.75 a yenr, postage prepaid. Hold by  DiL nowgdealer*.  Ml)fiN&Co.3G,Broa(,wayflewYgrk  BroHoh OfBoo. 025 F DU Washington. D. d.  he had only one teacher���������������������������his mother; at seven he became a wage-earner; at  eleven he was reading Newton's "Principia"; at twelve ho was a newsboy on  the Grand Trunk Railway, and in an improvised laboratory in the baggage  car he began to dabble in chemistry. A broken bot*e of sulphuric acid filled  the air -with an odor that was unspeakable, and the cruel hands of the.conductor registered his disapproval by a brutal blow on the ear of the young  disciple of science, which made him deaf for life.  Ke soon learned telegraphy and became so expert that the most rapid  operators on thc line could not rattle him by their fiercest sneed, and all  taken down in his smal1, clear, copper-plate writing. He showed then tho remarkable ability to meet any situation instantly and perfectly. When he was  in Canada, and the terrible storms cut off all telegraphic communication, and  it was necessary to get word to Sarnicr, an American town across the border,  he mounted a locomotive and "tooted" a telegraphic messago again and again  until the answer carno.  His first patent was for a machine for recording votes for the Stato  Legislature. It worked perfectly, but it was the very thing tho Legislature  most cordially did not want. In tho samo year he went to New York friendless, penniless, in debt, lumpy, .';otsoro and heart-weary at times, but with  eyes wide open for chances. Ttio Laws Gold Reporting Co., that reported  stock transactions, had an accident that put a'l its machinery out of com-  mission. Wall Street patrons fretted, chafed, grew frenzied at the delay.  Young Edison diagnosed the difficulty, treated It Instantly, and was at onco  known and recognized. A short time later he had a $-10,000 check in his  pocket for a stock ticker he invented.   Then real life began for him.  To tell of his inventions in a few lines is like seeking to condense a  library into an epigram; hut mention must be made of multiplex telegraphy,  Incandescent electric lighting, the phonograph, moving pictures, the microphone, tho tasimeter, the odoroscope, electric pen, his storage battery, tho  megaphone, which list faintly suggests a host of others.  KotfrcJ ������������������ccordlDg to A.ct of tlic PtrlUmunt of C������������������a������������������d������������������. la tho ye������������������r IMS, by V, C Mick, ������������������t tho D������������������p������������������rtment of lertciUturo.  ���������������������������ma nmamtm������������������m������������������nim*mwit* n  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 ^ve  Butter wrapped in your own neatly printed Butter Parchment, if you order from-    THE WALKER PRESS  r- 1  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, January 29, 1914  I  ���������������������������    CITY COUNCIL MEETING  Continued from first page  The clerk was empowered to call  for tenders for 20 cords of wood for  the city hall.  The estimated requirements of the  Board of School Trustees were read.  For general maintenance;  Salaries ....,��������������������������� $0,540.00  Janitor     750.00  Fuel     -112.00  Insurance     -1SO.0O  Sundries ���������������������������������������������     200.00  $8,382.00  Less Government grant   3,300.08  ?-i,992.00  Extraordinary expense:  Balance due on contract $1,151.00  Sundries        100.00  Fire  hose,   etc       100.00  School  yard,   sidewalks, fence 1,0-19.00  ?3,000.00  General    maintenance     lor     school  purposes has to   bo    provided for by  Choice  Hams  and  Bacon  (Alberta Brand)  Barley-fed on our own farm  in Alberta; killed and cured  by us, and packed in Enderby, . Try a piece; you will  come back for more. It is  delicious���������������������������nothing better���������������������������  and the price is right.  the school tax levy. Extraordinary  expenses ..-must be provided for by  debenture issue. The council, according to statute, ran have no say  in the matter of general maintenance  and have only to find the money, but  in tho matter of extraordinary expenditures, thc council can accept or  reject thc estimates given by the  hoard. In the present case, it was  the undivided opinion of the council  that it would be impossible to carry  n loan by-law for thc amount required, $3,000, and as the lav r adc  it imperative that thc council either  approve or disapprove thc estimates  given by the board, it was, on motion of Aldermen Murphy and Grant,  decided to reject the extraordinary  expenditures.  TAKE UP THE WOMEN'S  CAUSE  W. J. Wopds  The chief business of a convention  is, according to the Victoria Colonist  to be conventional, and with one exception, it says, the Conservative  convention held last week at Victoria  did not offend in any way the strictest proprieties of political conventions. The exception naturally had to  do with the gentler sex. To be un.  conventional would be impossible  without the help of women. Thus the  Conservatives took up the case of  their sisters, not in arms, but in  pleading the cause of the widows and  orphans who are affected by the present Dower Act as it now stands on  the provincial statutes. This Act  has for a long time been a cause- of  resentment on the part of the women  of the province and the convention  voiced this resentment in passing a  resolution which urged the passage of  legislation which would more fully  protect the rights of widows and orphans whether husbands and fathers  die ihtestate or not. -  Under the Cower Act, which has always been a disgrace to modern civilization, a man can will the whole of  his property away-from "his wife and  children and leave them entirely des.  titute. Under this Act, if a man  dies without a will, and leaves a wife  and children, the wife gets one-third  oi the personal estate absolutely, but  she gets only the use of one-third of  the real estate for life.     In this coun  try nearly all property is real estate,  and the use of one-third generally  amounts to nothing.  If a man dies without a will, leaving a wue and no children, the wife  gets half of everything, and the relatives of the husband get the other  half. If the husband has no relatives thc other half goes to thc government.  A woman has no right to her own  children during the life of the husband. She may apply to the Supreme Court for the custody of thc  children, and tho court may give  them to her if it sees fit, but she  must show that there is some objection to the husband. In any case,  very few women have the money to  fight a case in    the   Supreme Court.  No woman, except one who is the  head of a family (that is' to say, a  widow with children) can homestead  or pre-empt land anywhere in Western  Canada.  There is no dower law to prevent  the husband selling the family property without the consent of the wife.  The legal position assigned to a  wife by the laws of the province is so  poor that a   legend   has arisen that  t.  the laws were framed for the squaw  wives of the early settlers. This oft-  repeated story is fictitious. B. C.  law is simply old English law adopted in 1853, and still almost wholly  unreformed; and happens to be worse  as regards women and children than  that of other European countries and  of Scotland, which was founded 'on  Roman law.  WANT ADS  ADVERTISEMENTS under this he������������������d  3c a word first insertion, lc a word  each subsequent insertion.  WANTED���������������������������For cash, improved dairy  larm. What is the best you can do?  Send particulars. Box E., Walker  Press.  FOR SALE���������������������������One mare,  weight about  1200; one   colt,   yearling; one good  work horse, weight 1300.     Address,  . C, Walker Press. j29-4t  WANTED���������������������������A good milch oo������������������v, to calf  early in February; also some chickens. Give particulars as :o nge and  price. Address, A U. Stuckdj.-le,  Enderby.  FOR SALE���������������������������Brick, lime, building cement, planks, building remnants;  shed, 16x20, shingle rooi. W. A.  Russell, Enderby.  FOR SERVICE ��������������������������� Pedigreed White  Yorkshire boar, "Enderby Lad,"  Apply, V. Tfor;, Murphy's ranch,  End" - "by  FOR SALE���������������������������Two large lots, bearing  orchard; 5-room cottage, chicken  houses and outbuildings; corner  Stanley and High streets. Apply,  J. A. Miller, city. 3t  MRS. PARADIS, Dress Making Parlor, Cliff street, second building  from furniture store. Fashionable  dressmaking and ladies' tailoring.  Reasonable prices. Work promptly  executed.  CITY OF ENDERBY  TENDERS FOR CORDWOOD  20 cords of 4-ft. wood arc required,  10 cords of same to be dry, and 10  cords green; must be of sound fir, no  round poles, and must be delivered  and piled where directed at thc City  Hall. &  Sealed tenders for supply of said  wood will be received up till noon on  the 9th day of February, 1914. The  lowest, or any tender, will not necessarily be accepted.  GRAHAM ROSOMAN, City Clerk.  City Hall,   Jan. 29th, 1914.  NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION  Notice is hereby given that the  partnership heretofore subsisting between us, the undersigned,0 as contractors in the city of Enderby, has  been this day dissolved by mutual  consent.  All debts owing to the said partnership are to ' be paid to Herman Gildemeester, at Enderby aforesaid, and all claims against the;"said  partnership are to be presented to  the said Herman Gildemeester, by  whom the same will be settled, and  who will continue the business.  Dated at Enderby, this 26th day of  January A.D; 1914.  DOWNHAM & GILDEMEESTER.  COMING!  i  FRIDAY, FEB. 13th  Parties wishing costumes for this ball must have their  orders in by Feb. 1st, to insure their arrival by Feb.l3th.  Cash must accompany order. Good assortment of masks  always on hand.  ENDERBY MUSIC STORE  ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������+-+-������������������������������������������������������-  j, E. Crane, Prop.  wtrmtmvnmwm  liCS?tti^g3g?gg5^^  IgWrUffHttWaJ  Starting- Jan. 30th and continuing- until Feb- 20th, we are  going to give the people of this district an opportunity of  purchasing- new and up-to-date stock at prices compatible  with the tirnes^   Remember, we are no  it.    But we Have too much in so^  We also want to make room for our Spring stock which is already arriving.  mawtMmwtxsxtu.  an  SDH  Study these prices.   It will pay You to buy now  SUITS  Regular, $25.00; special $13.00  22.50; " 16.50  20.00;      "      15.00  OVERCOATS  Regular, $25.00; special $18.00  22.50; " 16.50  20.00;      "      15.00  -���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������*  TROUSERS  Reg. $5 to $5.50; special $3.90  4.00;        " 3.25  3.50;       " 2.90  2.50;        " 1.90  HATS  Stetson, reg. $4.50; spec'l $3.65  Redmond's,   3.50;      " 2.40  "   2.50 to 3.00;    " 1.65  CAPS  Reg. $1.25 to 1.50; special $1.00  1.00;      "       .70  .75;      "       .50  ���������������������������������������������������������������..���������������������������������������������.������������������-������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������>������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������-  MACKINAW COATS  Regular, $6.00; special, $4.75  Mackinaw Pants (stag or long)  Regular,    4.00;   special,  3.40  Heavy Wool Jumper-Style Coats  Regular, $2.75; special, $2.15  2.50;        " 1.90  2.00;        " 1.50  1.50;        " 1.15  Gloves & Mitts, the largest assortment in the Valley to choose  from, either for dress or work,  20 per cent discount.  Sweaters & Sweater Coats  Regular, $5.00;    specia  $3.90  "       3.50; "      2.65  2.50; "      1.90  2.00;  " 1.25 & 1.50;     "      1.00  .���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������".���������������������������������������������������������������������������������-������������������������������������������������������*-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������'���������������������������"���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*'������������������������������������������������������'���������������������������������������������������������������������������������*  Socks, in Silk, Cotton, Cashmere, light or heavy wool, 20  per cent discount.   SHOES-$6.00 values for $4.75; $5.50 values for $4.40; $5.00 values for $4.00  GERMAN SOX-$1.50 for $1.15; $1.25 for 90c; $1.00 for 70c; 75c for 50c  SUSPENDERS-For dress or work: 75c for 50c;   50c-60c for 35c;   35c for 25c  We stand behind  Everything  We Sell  DILL BROS.  Men's Clothing  Boots and Shoes  Groceries  During this Sale :  Gold Seal Flour, 49s,   $1.60  This is ������������������n Alberta v\-heat flour and we can  recommend it.  Purity Flour, special, $1.75  No better flour made; few ai good.  Quaker Rolled Oats, 40c pkg  special, 30c.  Swift's White Laundry Soap  10 canes to clear afc (J bars for 25c  Chiver's Lemon Curds, reg,  ���������������������������eller at 40c;      special, 30c  Bran,  Alberta milled, J 35 gack  shorti'    "      " 1.45 sack  Oats, finest Prairie stock, Sack  B. C. Cream, 20-oz, n  .       rt~  (thebigtins)    I IOX 25C  Purity Rolled Oati at 401b   85c  Wheatlets  50c  New Zealand Butter, 40c lb  yV  II  i "  ��������������������������� 'AM  )i  1  J5-' 'I  4/1  sik  m  A  r

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