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 A  j  Enderby, B.C., November 5, 1914  AND      WALKER'S      WEEKLY  Vol. 7; No. 36; Whole No. 3S8 7  ENDERBY NEWS IN BRIEF  f  Prince  week.  re-  Mr.  and  Mrs.  F.  Illumed for St. Paul this  Mr. R. C. Lipsctt, of Summerland,  was in Enderby on Saturday seeking lo purchase milch' cows. <  Principal Calder begs to acknowledge receipt of two books for  the school library from Mrs. T.  Hughes.  Mrs. Robert Jones returned home  on Saturday after spending a week  or two with Mr. and Mrs. A. Forbes,  - at Vernon.  Mr.. R. P. Bradley, drove over  in his limouscne* froni Chase the  pasl week; accompanied by a party  of Chase belles. '  , , W. J. Woods is clearing 50 acres  on his Grand Bend property, north  of Enderby, this season, and will  put it inlo crop in thc spring. -  F. Fravel left for the coast last  -  evening. . He is on a scouting trip  locating all. the 'white pine he can  find for an American company.  . 7.1. .F. Moore's .success in honey  ,. * production was again demonstrated  "-" at'thc���������������������������Fall Fair-at-Armstrong/wherc  ,: -, his exhibit carried,all before it.;:'.,  .....The Annual.Bazaar of the~W. A.'  ="ol' St."George's.Church will .be.held  in lhe K. ol';P. Hall on .Saturday,  November 21st, from 2.30 .till 9 p.m.  ��������������������������� /. -, The   young. ladies'   basket._ball  team*"-,61" Enderby" is prepariiig't't'o  meet the young ladiesof "Armstrong"  in a series'o'f games, lo be played  ��������������������������� in the nearfuture.  Married���������������������������At. thc Methodist Parsonage, on Nov. 3rd, bv Rev. J. vv\  Hedley, B. IX, Miss Mabel Nash, of  Kalamazoo, Mich., to Mr. Daniel F.  Grunawalt, of Enderby. .  An interesting program'is being  prepared for the Enderby Volunteer  Reserves for lhe regular .meeting  next Tuesday evening, and all are  urged.lo attend,,in the.Drill Hall. ,.  ��������������������������� Methodist Church services on  Sunday: 11 a.m. and 7.30 p.m.; Sunday School at 2.30. Morning subject, "Thc Triumphs of Temperance," evening, "Sowing and Reap-  German Battleships Sally in North Sea  If you haven't yet purchased your  ticket for thc Patriotic Fund dance,  to be held in thc Drill Hall tomor-  jrow_e.vening,_y.ou'd.bettcr_ra 11 v_ to  lhe colors and gctinlo line for the  grand march.  Foster.predicts snow for this locality about the middle of November. This is as safe a prediction as  another, lhat there will be ��������������������������� some  Germans-killed in the next engagement reported from the front.  Mr. Geo. Heggie was up from  Vernon on Saturday looking after  his agricultural property/north of  lown. Wc understand it is Mi\  Heggic's intention to put this into  crop the coming season, and make  it a producer.  Good news was received from  Robert'Johnstone this week. He is  showing very appreciable improvement under.Dr. Brouse's care in thc  Slocan Hospital, and definite, promise is made of his probable recovery  at an early dale.     ,  ... t ........^  Mr. T. Morten was called to the  coast on Friday to see his**brother,  Jack, whose condition in the Vancouver Hospital, as the result of thc  coasting accident last winter, has  become so serious that but little  hope is held out for any improvement..  Mrs. T. I-I. Gilman, of Consort,  Alta., who has been spending a few  weeks wilh Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Gil-  man, returned to her home Wednesday evening. Mrs. Gilman, who accompanied her daughter from Consort, will spend the winter with her  son here. ' 7  The judges in the garden competition held by the Enderby Agricultural and Horticultural Society the  past season, has been made, and a  meeting of the officers and members of the society will be held on  Saturday evening, at the City Hall,  at 8 o'clock, to award the prizes and  close up the season's business.  R. E. Best shipped a carload of  slock and household effects to Medicine Valley this week, and followed  himself on Monday.   It is Mr. Best's  In the war zone this week no  great victory has been won by the  Allies or the enemy, but the coastwise march of the Germans upon  Calais has been effectually checked.  The Germans fought most desperately and the holding of lhc ground  by the Allies was at tremendous  loss in killed and wounded. The  cream of the British army was engaged in thc conilict. The importance, of. this engagement between  Nieuport and Dixmude may be  judged when it leaks out that President Poincare, Minister Millerand  and General Joffre of France, and  Earl'Kitchener were in the vicinity  of hostilities in conference with the  King of Belgium at the time.  Despatches now indicate that the  Germans have withdrawn from the  Yser, where their position was  made untenable by the flooding'of  the district by the Allies/ and it is  apparent that -the enemy is preparing.to attempt to cut a way'through  to Calais at'a point farther inland.  Much "activity on the part of. the  German mobile columns is reported  from Belgium, says a-despatch/and  there is ."evidence that thc invaders  have not exhausted all lhe resources  -which are being broughrtobear-in  the. campaign upon Calais: .-'The  German assault "at,."Ypres isjiclieved  Jby London: observers JLp'_have. been,  crushed "decisively,' at Y"tcrrible cost  to the British army, which has apparently suffered as severely as did  the Belgian forces.     ���������������������������.      . . '    S .  F. "A. McKenzic, whose., cables to  the   Vancouver' Province! have -at  all times given such'reliable summaries of events at the battle front,  says the outcome of the land campaign  is  regarded  ih  London  authoritative circles with feelings of  rapidly-growing ' 'confidence "��������������������������� and  satisfaction.    Our.leading soldiers,  he adds, now assert that lhe worst  is passed, the''���������������������������great weight of" the  German  onrush  having been. successfully   met.    Every - day   from  now on adds to the Allies' strength  and. to the enemy's weakness.   The  Continental commanders of the Allies say thai, barring accidents,'we  should succeed ih reoccupying the  whole of Belgium by the end of  Febi'uary.  Many politicians and economists,  hc"sayspare"xonfiden tHhaflh e^war  will be over within six months.  They calculate upon the collapse of  German resistance  so  apparently   the   father  of  this  thought that it would be foolhardy  to base any confidence upon il.  Military circles do nol share this  view, holding that wilh lhc besl  fortune wc must be prepared in the  spring to hold Belgium, with an  army minimum of at least 800,000  strong and conduct an aggressive  war throughout the summer, forcing the Germans to make peace on  the approach of the coining winter.  -According to,-present -prospects,  this writer says, Germany should,  by "March,-be fighting on her own  s"oil,'-whcre the defensive fortifications are. amazingly .complete.  Places like. Bichc' whose very  names arc unknown to the world at  large, contain vast fields of hidden  traps," concealed - redoubts and  heavy .armaments.  Concerning lhe situation along'  the River Aisne, reports from Berlin  and ��������������������������� from 'Paris - are sharply .contradictory. The Germans' declare  Ihey have made distinct progress,  while' the French, assert that, all1,lhc  German assaults have-failed .'com/  plelely.-.W"^'-: -_:-.>.%i,--y-'r, ..->V. ..- . /  . In the Eastern -arena, the Russian^  right wing, w:hiclrrests on"the.fron-:  tier :of/East Prussia,'*evidently has  been sustaining"'"determined.: /attacks from tlie Germans...-In the  meantime,, the- "Austrians, I-hundreds  of miles away, j still, threaten;' the  Russian left wing.'.-"'" "  .'"  But the wish is The report is being circulated  that lhe German lleet has come out  from ils base. Il is reported- from  Dunkirk lhat four German battleships and four cruisers have put to  sea from Kiel.  , BRITISH CRUISER SUNK  GERMAN-SALLY IN NORTH SEA  London, Nov. 4 ���������������������������;The British submarine D-5 was sunk in thc North  Sea early yesterday by a mine  which was thrown out by a German  cruiser running-from British crui-.  sers." Two ollicers and two-men of  the submarine were saved. This information is contained in an Admiralty report. ~ .    ...  Thc -German squadron" fired on  the British gunboal Helicon, which  was patrolling, wounding one man.  "Various naval movements were  made," thc report continues, "as a  result of which-the Germans retreated rapidly, and, although  shadowed by our light cruisers,  could not be brought inlo action.  The rearmost German cruiser, in  hci^rclirement,=threw-ouUa=numher-  of mines, and the submarine was  sunk by one of them."  Valparaiso, Nov. 3.���������������������������The German  warships Gneiseneau, Scharnshorst,  Nurnberg, Leipzig and. Drisden today attacked the British^lleet off  Coronel, Chile. Thc British cruiser  Monmouth was sunk. The cruiser  Good Hope was badly damaged, and  as she was on fire is supposed to  have been lost. Thc British cruiser  Glasgow'took refuge in thc harbor  of Coronel. and is now bottled up.  The German .ships Scharnshorst,  Nurnberg and Gneiseneau anchored  at midday today in Valparaiso harbor undamaged.     ' --���������������������������'   ."���������������������������*'  Good Hope Not Lost ���������������������������-. -  ��������������������������� Washington,- Nov.' jl.-rTAmerican  Minister Fletcher at Santiago, Chile,  reports ���������������������������" thc Gcrman'/naval/victory1  off Coronel, and ,the:arrival.of.three  Germany warships.:-"at"*".^Valparaiso."  He .says, the damaged Good;-H6pe;is  rcp'ortcd-Uo have' escaped/with ^the  "British cruiser," Glasgow, /and "the  armed .merchantman Olranlo.'  7'--"  BOMBARDING DARDANELLES'  London, Nov.. 4.���������������������������The Secretary  of the Admiralty announces thai thc  combined     British,   and". French  squadron- bombarded ,-the . Dardanelles forts" at long-range-at daybreak yesterday., .The forts replied,  bul no ships were hit, only 'one shot  falling alongside then?..  The state'  ment adds .that thc damage, to'the.  forts cannot be estimated, bul that  a great:explosioii7accompanie.d by  dense volumes of smoke, occurred  at Holtcs forts.     ,  Miss   Teece,   Miss   McMahon," Miss '  Bogert, Miss Baird, the Misses Para-'  dis,  Miss  Duncan,  Miss  Faulkner,  Miss.Oakcs, Miss Barr.ows, and the  Misses Johnson.     Waxworks: Miss  Smith, Mr.'Pearson, Mrs. Oldford, F.-.  Johnson, Mrs. Fravel, Miss Faulkner  H. and A. Teece, Mrs. Biddle, Jack '  McMahon and A. C. Skaling.   Humorous quartette, Mr. Harkins, Arthur  and Herb. Teece and 11. P. Jaquest.  Mrs. Harkins and Mr. Bawtree were  the accompanicsts.  . 'Largely to thc untiring efforts of- .  Mrs.TIedlcy is due lhe excellent per- --  formance of lhc children. -v   *  PATRIOTIC FUND DANCE  .i"^CS:\  A dance will be given at thc Drill  Hall tomorrow (Friday) evening by  the Enderby Branch of "the Can-'  adian Patriotic Fund, 1014/(Inc.)  The hall is being nicely decorated,  refreshments will be~ served," and"  music will be provided by the En-'  dcrby Orchestra. Admission "(by  ticket or, payment , at thc door) :.-/��������������������������� 7-.-'  Gentlemen, $1, ladies free.--''Tickets',Lsi'tS  are for sale by Miss'Hazel:Stevens,'"7y777_  Miss Hazel .Elliott ;and Mr.TRegi nalcL;-07); ^L'-\  Crane.- ���������������������������--";��������������������������� -7' "-'- "7/ ; 7"'\ /-^'/7;:i'r'1;v-V';"'/;l  7 In order to corrcct',aMiiisundcr->;;:5^4^MI  stahdingrwhi.ch appcars/to;-Ibb;j)re-;^^^f  yalent,.ity may be>Tstated7lhat 'the,  above-mentioned "dance'Vis  connection wilh.thc&Home-Guard  mo'vement,-,but,is being given'solely  in aid- of-thc" National' Fiuid>iiiaugu~iy .'���������������������������������������������'* ^'-'!t|  1ralcrd^by.'^isvRoyal^High'ness>th^-i^r^S|  vGoyernor-Gcheral,v'for." lhc' support-.;'.-;,; "V,H"3*I  ,6lvrthe wives, childreiHind other de-7 "''"  pendent "relatives'of. soldiers who  have gone"to. the front. . An'*"ofIicial.  .statement" of" the-personel "and "ob"-7  ject of   this- organization  will  be,  found on another page of thc Press.  not'' ln'-^-'-^Y-^ K?l  iW.  SI  ^1  OCTOBER HONOR LIST  Screening Movement of Troops  * London,. Nov. 3.���������������������������A Rotterdam  despatch says: "Heavy lighting is  reported along lhe'Yser, apparently,  to cover Ihe movement of large  bodies of German troops in a  southerly direction. German" forces  -cvi d en t ly=a r.e=jn aid ng^=a=d espe.rate_  effort to break through lo Calais  farther south.  intention to move his family-lhither  as soon as he can make things  ready for them, and lo establish  himself upon his agricultural holdings there. The Enderby Hotel is  now in-charge of Mr. Kenney.  A meeting of thc Hospital Auxiliary will be held in the City Hall  Thursday afternoon, Nov. 5th, at  3.30. A full attendance is.desired  as important business is to be  transacted.  The Alfalfa Products Company  of Enderby is receiving enquiries  and orders from 'many points in the'  Province. All of which goes to  prove that this new enterprise i.s  going lo be a sure winner. Alfalfa  meal has already demonstrated its  value as a slock food, and the more  it is used thcsbettcr results arc ob-  Thc second game of basket ball  between the Enderby team and a  "bunch of scrubs", was played in  thc Drill Hall Monday evening and  resulted in a win for the regulars.  Thc first game was won by the  scrubs, and now they are going to  play the "rubber" next week and  give the proceeds, after paying for  the hall and lights, to the Patriotic  Fund.  CALLED HOME  Parish of Enderby: 22nd Sunday  after Trinity: Mattins, Grindrod,  10.30 a. m.; Evensong, Mara, 3.30  p. m.; Evensong, Enderby, 7.30 p.m.  The ice cream season has passed  wilh the summer rose, but you will  find at Joe's thc finest, cup of tea  and the daintiest sandwiches that  you' ever ate, afternoon or evening.  BURN   BAXTER'S  BEST BIRCH.  Leave orders at Dill Bros.  "Thev're coming through to lake  me away tomorrow morning," calmly whispered old Mr. Bailey to 'Bob'  who was silling by his bedside Sunday evening. And sure enough, just  as -the-sun was peeping over-the  hills into thc Valley, they came.  Calm and peaceful as a child asleep  in its mother's arms "Dad" Bailey  slept away. Thus was brought to  an end a life of service to his fellows that was an inspiration to all  who knew lhat unassuming grand  old man���������������������������"Dad." We do not see  many men of the lypc.of'Mr. Bailey.  He was one of those fine old English gentlemen, and his w-hole life  stood for all that is implied in the  word. Fidelily'was his watchword,  and if he had another it was Kindness. There was nothing small  about Mr. Bailey. He was a resident of Enderby for 28 years; He  was not a-church pillar���������������������������he just  lived his Christianity. The dart of  scandal never passed his lips, and  when he spoke of another it was  always of the good in him, or her.  Old timer's of Enderby district  will miss the familiar smile and the  cheery word he ever-was ready to  give, and life will not be just thc  same without him.  Two years ago Mrs. Bailey passed  away, and wilh her went lhc spark  lhat made life worlh while for her  male. Since her . passing,- Mr.  Bailcv started on lhe down-hill,  finally arriving at his destination  wilh every faculty of mind and  bodv consecrated to lhe last to the  service of others, al thc age of 71.  Seven children are left to mourn  his departure: Mrs. Alex Campbell,  and Constable R. N. Bailey, Enderby; Mrs. Geo. Burns, Beaverdale, B.  C.; Mrs. J. H. Hooper, Vancouver;  and sons Walter  John,,of Victoria;  Toronto.  The funeral service  from the St. George's  (Thursday) afternoon,  of   Kamloops;  and William, of  will be"  church  held  lhis  al 2 o'clock.  HALLOWE'EN CONCERT  Fortune School  -   Div. 1, A���������������������������1, Helen Dow; 2. Fred .  Hassard; 3, Tom Cameron; 4, Finlay  Brash.    B���������������������������1, Dugald Cameron; 2,7  -Josephine"1 Paradis;". 3,' Iva "Funk;;  4, Iva Evans. ..   ^  .   Div. 2: A���������������������������1, Ernest Landon; 2,-  Esther Carlson;  3,'  Lome Landon. <"  B���������������������������1, Joe Bell; 2, Luella Thompson;  3, Roy Strickland.  Div. 3: A���������������������������1, Alice Sowden; 2,  Violet Grant; 3, Martha Antiila.  Div. 4: A���������������������������1, Ella McKay; 2,  Henry Vogel; 3, Kenneth Burnham.  jj=jrWillie-Prcstonr2rKdna-&im^==  cron; 3, Alice Landon. C���������������������������1, Mav  Miller; 2, Lea Oakes; 3, Dorothy  Keith.  Div. 5: A���������������������������1, Bessie Bell and  "Marion Fravel; 2, Clarence Burnham; 3, Elmer Hassard. B���������������������������1,  Willie Sowden and Howard Carle-  ton; 2, Teddy Dill; 3, Grace Hedley.  Thankfully Acknowledgcd  Thc Methodist Church was filled  lo its full seating capacity last Friday evening lo witness the performance given by the children and  young folk of lhe church. It was a  concert lhal was ���������������������������most heartily enjoyed by all, and one lhal docs  great credit to all having anything  lo do with Hie preparation of the  children, or the perfecting ol" the  drills, etc., put on by the young  ladies. Miss Hazel Stevens gave a  splendid reading in her inimitable  pleasing manner, and the little girls  gave   one   number,   "The   Quaking  Quakers,'  which was really a gem.  were good, but the credit  in this all  for giving lhis number its finish and  snap must-be given to-little-Alice  Sowden. The unconscious charm  and grace of this little body, in  every number in which she apr  pcarcd was thc'pleasing surprise of  lhe evening.  The concert consisted of drills,  choruses, readings, and character  singing, concluding with Prof. Joy's  Waxworks. Thc following took  part: Little girls���������������������������Elsie and Evelyn Hawkins, Arion, Mary, June and  Jeanctle Fravel, Anlionctte Paradis,  Alice Sowdon, May Wiley, May  and Jane Miller, Grace Medley,  Katie Golightly, Edna Cameron.  Older girls: Martha Antiila, Edith  Adams, Eva Jones, Birdie Campbell,  Josephine Paradis. May Golightly,  Violet Scolt, Camilla Avery. The  young ladies in the choruses and  drills:   Miss   Smith,   Miss   Hartry,  The Misses Davis desire lo acknowledge wilh thanks receipt of the  following ..contributions to the Collage Hospital :���������������������������'.;���������������������������.- Mrs. Harvey, garments; Miss Forster, garments and  papers; Mrs. Walker, celery; Mrs.  Carlson, I'ruil and flowers; Mrs.  Hatcher, I'ruil; Mrs. Pound, papers;  Mr. Evans, -papers;-. Mrs. Harlry,  vegetables and linen; Gordon English, flowers; Mr.Warwick, venison;  Rev. C. Reed, papers; Anglican  Churches, Grindrod and Mara,  fruit and vegetables; Mrs. A. I).  Stroulger, butter; Mr. Campbell,  papers; Mrs. Echini, garments; Mr.  E. Larson, grouse.  Have you had your attention di-  recled lo lhe bargains being offered  al-lhc-Enderby Music store? You  perhaps never saw the same class  of goods going before at such war  ���������������������������prices.  NICE, FERTILE  000 worlh of  Enderby-Mabc  (because of ill  low price. Address,  Enderby Press Ollice.  90-acrc. farm; $3,-  improve'mcnls, on  Lake   road;  will  health) be sold at  Bachelor,  WANTED���������������������������  fresh or I  Faulkner,  l\vo good .milch  o freshen soon.  Enderby.  cows,  A. A.  "WHY use inferior  wood when yon can  BURN BAXTER'S BEST BIRCH.  Leave orders at Dill Bros. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, November 5,   1914  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  years there never has been the question of the  safety of Canada raised, and her powerful neighbor has never given the slightest reason at any  lime for such a question being raised. But let us  suppose cither the United States or Canada or  Mexico had started years ago to erect forts along  the borders of these nations, what would have  been the outcome? At once the other would have  followed suit, and, no doubt, long before this  time we should have been shooting at each other.  Indicative of the spirit of the people where the  war lords have not had them in their grasp for  centuries, wc have but to turn from the battlefields of Belgium to-the shores of Canada and tlie  United Stales. In the former we sec, quite naturally, regiments of volunteer recruits assembling  to be sent to England lo aid thc Motherland in her  lime of stress. But, of far greater importance,  wc see a tremendous work in progress in lhc  gathering of money and goods to go lo thc  stricken countries for thc relief of thc sick and  wounded and thc needy. Thc same spirit of  helpfulness is evidenced in the great work being  performed on thc battlefields by thc corps of Red  Cross workers which have gone from the United  Slates. Another evidence of- lhis helpful spirit���������������������������  this spirit of kinship, which must come to all as  a result of lite war we are now engaged in���������������������������is to  be found in thc movement which has taken hold  of the children of thc United States. The scheme  is backed by eighty American newspapers, and  has for ils object the sending of a shipload of  Christmas presents for thc children rendered  fatherless by thc war. Four million Methodist  Sunday School children of America arc working  for tlie scheme, and thc Federation of Catholic  Societies, with a membership of three millions,  arc giving their support.' Texas will send one  million 1-4-pound packages of mils, and some of  lhc prisoners in the Illinois Stale Penitentiary arc  a I work making gifts.  Published  every   Thursday at    Enderby,   B. C. at  S2   per  year,   by   tho  Walker   Press.  Advertising Rates:   Transient,  50c an inch first insertion,  25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. $1 an inch per month.  Legal Notices:   12c a line first insertion; Sc a line each subsequent insertion.  Readinsr Netices and Locals: 15c a line.  NOVEMBER 5, 1914  ALL THE WORLD 'S AKIN  Never in thc world's history has anything like  this been  witnessed before.    Wc arc living in  strenuous   limes���������������������������davs   fraught   with the most  wonderful opportunities for making life worlh  while���������������������������for living in lhc true spirit of Christian,  sane service.    Too long has Christianity���������������������������whal  wc know as Christianity���������������������������feasted upon, the spirit  of selfishness���������������������������living on a dogmatic belief thai  belied the life of ils founder.      Il required lhis  world war to bring all Christendom to its senses.  Nothing short of thc greatest catastrophe civilization has ever known could have sulliccd.   By  degrees civilization has drifted into lhc vortex of  hell, and there could be but one ending.   Wc have  prided ourselves upon our nuich psalm singing  and ceaseless praying, and loudly have wc called  upon the God of the universe lo be on our side���������������������������  thinking little and caring less about whether wc  arc on God's side.   The caldron ol" hell is- now in  (lames, and wc are feeding lhc bravest and best  of our manhood into it.   And all thc while each  side is beseeching the God of'War to be with it  and aid it lo come out of the conflict victorious.  "^WltarhVusT conic ourWiHil 1"?"^'T'lhTAIlics"  shall be���������������������������must be victorious!" we cry.   So be it.  But what then? . Victorious lo go right on in'lhc  same  old   rut  of superficiality���������������������������hell  bent,  and  always with God "on our side ? "  I Icre and there we see evidences of thc true  spirit asserting itself. The feeling of kinship is  coming lo the surface in most unexpected places  and in heart-touching ways. The spirit of war���������������������������  -of murder���������������������������is unnatural and impraiseworlhy.  We endeavor to hide ils brutality under the cloak  of patriotism, and yet all the while we know in  our own hearts lhal. (here can be none of goodness  in il. And we feel that oul of il must come a  higher, saner love of country and love of mankind���������������������������a truer conception of humanity and our  duty man to man.  F.urope has been lhc ruling power of the world.  And lime and lime again it has proven its unfitness. Ancient customs and ancient beliefs have  held that pari of the world enthralled for ages,  and all of its progress has been tethered to the  Mend of war���������������������������the power of might. Along the  borders ol" every European nation are strings of  powerful forts lhal are supposed to guard one  nation against the encroachments of the other.  Millions of men and billions ol* wealth arc required to keep each nation safe within its borders  and fi-ee from invasion. This is one of thc fool  notions handed down lo posterity by our barbaric  forefathers. The world is suffering today because of the perpetuation of this idea.  If Europe would learn from the west, lei her  look lo Canada and Ihe United Stales, where for  more than a century two nations have, existed side  by side, with thousands of miles of border, along  which not a gun has been placed nor a fort erected. Only here and there customs officers arc  placed for Ihe purpose ol" collecting such fees as  one friendlv nation imposes against the importation of goods from another.       In all these  Some of those war correspondents think it of  sufficient importance to cable across thc Atlantic  such guff as this: "It is heartbreaking to know so  much and to be able to tell so little." If those war  correspondents could bui realize it, it might be as  well lo keep back what little they do let out, for  it is hardly in print over here before the official  announcements of facts prove the correspondents do not know anything about it.  HIGH COST OF LIVING BUGABOO  Bight in the midst of this hue and cry about the  high cost of living and war prices, comes the voice  of one crying in lhc wilderness. A'writer in the  Farm Journal disposes of thc bugaboo in this  fashion:  In regard lo the high cost of living thai is being discussed,.! should like lo sec figures proving lhat it costs  more to live now than il did, for instance, ten, fifteen,  twenty, twenty-live or thirty years ago, if people would  live the same as they did then.   1 have kepi account of  all my incomes and expenditures since away back in  the  7'0's, and  my accounts do  not show any appreciable difference.    There arc a few things that cost  more just now than they did some years ago, meat for  instance; but there are others that are cheaper now  than they were before.   1 was vividly reminded of thai  when I read your remarks about the price of binders.  If $125 i.s considered too high a price, what would the  farmers have thought, for instance, thirty years ago if  they had been offered binders at that price?   I get today a watch for $;") that would have cost me $20 in  1885.    This is only an example.    Newspapers, books,  clothing, and a whole lot of olher things cost no more  today than they ever did.   It does not cost any more to  travel.   Tea, spices, sail, cakes, pies, fruit, could nol  be bought any cheaper ten or thirty years ago than.today.   Amusements are, if anything, cheaper now than  ever before.    It costs more to eat in  restaurants or  live in hotels, but the, reason  for lhat i.s plainly the  higher land values causing higher rents, and the higher  Avttgijs-! Ifii t^If avc^l o"b e"p a i chf o H i e 1 p  BANKoFMdNTREAL  Established 1817  Capital, $16,000,000 (paid up)  Rwt, |16,000,OW  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, aud interest altowod at current rates.  Interest credited 30th Dune and 31st December.  ENDERBY BRANCH A. E. TAYLOR, Manager  Specials in Lumber  while they last:  No; 4 Drop Siding,  No. 4 Novelty Siding,  No. 2 2z4 and 2x6,  No. 2 Mixed Lath,.  -  Short Cordwood,  Dry Blocks,  $10.00 per M  $10.00 per M  $13.00 per M  $1.75 per M  $3.75 per load  $3.00 per load  Why not lay in your winter supply of wood-NOW  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. End������������������rby  From the Garden to  the Table  When in doubt don't cook. Your home life can be made  a deal more enjoyable if occasionally you take dinner; at  the hotel. We have our own fruit orchards, vegetable  gardens, poultry yard and dairy, and our tables are supplied with the freshest & best. ''Al quality" is our motto.  King Edward Hotel, L&tTRPHY Enderby  Firebox linings withstand years of use because made of McClary Semi-Steel.  See a  All the talk about lhe high cost of living is nothing  but :in attempt to put the blame on.somebody else for  one's own desire lo buv more things and live higher  than before, .lames .1. Hill was right when he said that  the expression 'high cost of living' is used wrongly,  instead of 'cost of high Jiving.' Where a family twenty  years ago was satisfied wilh an organ, a piano i.s  wauled today. Where an occasional visit lo a theatre  once a week or once a month was deemed suflicicnt,  lodav Ihev want lo lake in some show every night.  Where hvcntv vears ago thev rented n cottage in  the outskirts of the cily, today they rent an expensively  furnished apartment in an apartment house right in  the cilv, unci then Ihey 'kick' about their expensive  living and put lhe blame on Ihe poor faj-mers, who do  nol gel any more for their work or their products than  they got years ago. If 1 am wrong, 1 should like lo be  shown by indisputable figures where 1 am wrong."  f������������������   You'll notice the linings are  made in nine pieces. There's  a good reason-ask the McClary dealer.     w  MADE   IN   CANADA  MURRIN HARDWARE CO., Agents.  ENDERfcY,B. C.  Tho British soldier is lhc same old fighting  slock thnt lie wns al Crccy, Agincourl, Blenheim,  Waterloo, Alma. He "muddles" along and gels  there whether lhe odds are two or live against  him. He sings and fights, he whistles and lights,  and, possibly, he swears and fights, but he appears lo be very much on the fighting job all the  time.���������������������������Slocan Record.  "Never haul down your flag even if it is shot  full ol' holes," is an adage that too few business  men apply lo cvery-day business.  Too many businessmen arc getting callous in  the wrong place���������������������������and it isn't only to "ad" solicitors' appeals to them lo keep their Hag Hying.  What's the mailer wilh talking a little business  as well as talking war?  Some men know everything but the obvious  and how lo do everything bul make a living.  Subscribe for the Press and get thc war news  boiled down.  Lest We Forget  Wc need to be reminded quite as much as.to-be  informed. Memory has been jocularly described  as "the thing we forget with." Out of sight is  apt to be out of mind.  An advertiser who relies on the memory of the  public leans on a broken reed. Thc absence of its  advertising from thc newspapers has been the beginning of the end of many a firm. "Thc present  suitor hath ever thc advantage over the absent ���������������������������  lover."  A business that has achieved its magnitude or  strength as the result of faithful advertising plays  itself false if it suspends or ceases its advertising,  on thc grounds of economy. It is poor business  vision which fails to see the principal feeder of  business, and fatal judgment which cuts it off or  interrupts its How. Economies may be warranted  but they bad better be effected in any other de-  parlment than in the sales department���������������������������the department of revenue. Any course which shoves  your customer back from you or hides you from  your customer, s ruinous. The man with the  money needs to be constantly sought. Advertising is lhc great discoverer of new customers, the  great retainer of old ones.  IF YOU FORGET THE PUBLIC, THE PUBLIC  WILL FORGET YOU Thursday, November 5;   1914  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  i������������������>  NO ALLJM Something to Think About in the  Matter of War and Christianity  ) PLAINLY"  [^WHITEST.  .HagiC  baking  powdek  The  following  strong article  is 1 be, a religion of theology or dogma.  BECK'S WEEKLY  Beck's Weekly, edited by Edward  Beck, thc man who employed the  Burns' Detective Agency to unearlh  graft in the Quebec Legislature, is  a unique publication and one that  is growing in favor throughout the  country.    While devoted primarily  to the promotion of honesty in the  administration of public affairs, it  is by no means obsessed of one idea  but is made up every week of clever  cartoons and pictures, stories,,hum-  orous sketches and a department of  intelligent    if    somewhat    caustic  *  comment   on,    Canadian     affairs.  Among its contributors are several  of the best writers and artists in  Canada.    It  furnishes one of the  most appetizing week-end collations  of information, discussion and entertainment  to   be  obtained   any-  , where ��������������������������� The price is $2 per year,  . and'the publishers will be pleased  - .to send a sample copy upon request.  Address, Beck's Weekly, 335 Craig  St., West, Montreal. >���������������������������-'-.  There ought to be something doing now pretty quick: the Mohamr  medans -have." started y praying Jin  their mosques for the success of the  British arms./; --S-     -'���������������������������*.-''  No Fear of Losing Your  Money When Travelling  if you carry it in the form of  Travellers' Cheques  issued by the Union Bank of  Canada. No one can cash them  without your1 signature. Issued  in denominations of $10, $20, $50,  $100 and $200, with value in  -=r=foreign-Gurrencies-plainly-stated=  on the face. Accepted at full  value at hotels, ticket offices and  business places generally  throughout the world.  Enderby Branch,      J. W. GILLMAN, Manager  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40.  Regular meetings flpit  Thursday on or aff������������������r the  full moon at 8 p. nv. in Oddfellows Hall. ViafttttB  brethren cordially invited.  GRAHAM ROSOMAN  W.M.  JNO. WARWICK  Secretary  I. 0.0. F.        Eureka Lodge, No. 60  Meets every Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock, in I. O.  0. F. Rail, Metcalf block. Visiting brothers always   welcome. JAS. MARTIN, N. G.  C. PARKINSON. V, G.  R. E. WHEELER. Sec'y.  J. B. GAYLORD. Treas.  from the pen of Rev. A. A. Bcrle,  D. D. It gives us something to  think about more in the line of  progress, and less in the line of  slaughter than most of that which  is written on the war.  "Nothing in the present terrible  European situation is so depressing  as thc evidence it affords of the  fearful    contrast    between    Christianity and Jesus Christ. It amounts  to nothing more or less than the  breakdown of the religion of Western civilization.    It is frightful to  see actually before us the fact, that'  all   the  art,  learning,  knowledge,  science and religion of the Western  world have not been equal to the  task of holding the barbarous instincts of the animal man in check  and is leading human beings into  the   shambles   of   slaughter   in   a  manner   in    which    no    civilized  country on the globe would permit  lower  animals to  be killed.    The  battle-fields of   Europe   today are  proving conclusively that the vast  increment   of   human   intellectual  force in the recent centuries of history has been.applied almost entirely   to"' the   perfecting   of   the  agencies of destruction.   In a word,  civilization in Europe has practically broken  down.    That is the  plain meaning of the European war  ' "One of the most futile of performances is the endeavor to fix tne  blame here or there in this vast  catastrophe.   To say that one man  or. one nation did it, is .worse than  foolish.    No single man, however  called  the  War' Lord - of  Europe,  could possibly do this.   No single  nation, however cursed with militarism,-could do it.* AIL Europe-is  an armed camp.. What the army is  to Germany, the navy is to England.  France arid; Russia arid Austria as  ���������������������������well as'the minor countries have all  Been in the leash of the vicious and  immoral .theory, that vast preparations forythe business of killing can  yiit any.?tihiej-or-4anywhere prevent  " -Syar.    As a inatter of fact, it has  been   a  reversion   to  the  mining  camp theory of existence .without  its, virtues..  Old time miners will  tell'you< that, generally speaking, in  the. mining camps  of -49-an  unarmed man was.usually safe.   The  only man who had to draw and  draw  quickly  was  the  man  who  carried a gun.  ' "But there is a remoter and much  more powerful cause of all this  which has. not generally been  noticed because it has warped the  view of the very people- who are  supposed to hate war most. This  the vast body of Christian people  themselves. The fact that Christianity has been until very recently  -and^stilLis^in=_most=.quar_ters_a_re^  ligion of theological dogma instead  of practical righteousness lies at  the base of the downfall of European civilization.  "When the Council of Nicaea in  the year 325 A.D. established Christianity on the basis of dogma, there  was inflicted upon the Christian religion the greatest blow it has ever  sustained. That council with its  outflowing results fixed the attention of the Christian church and its  leadership upon dogmatic consideration's as the test of vital Christianity rather than upon practical  righteousness as emphasized by  Jesus Christ himself and made absolutely, clear on every page of the  Gospels.    That was a catastrophe,  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35, K. of P.''  Meets every Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall.   Visitors cordially invited to attend.  T. H. CALDER, C. C.  J. WARWICK, K.R.S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hall suitable farConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., address,  R. N. BAILEY. Enderby  ���������������������������^���������������������������^~���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  PROFESSIONAL  ^ C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  Money to Loan  Bell Blk.        Enderby, B, C. J  There is every evidence that He intended it to be a religion of service  and of service first and foremost.  The catholicity of Jesus' teaching  on the subject of beliefs as such,  is one of thc intellectual wonders  of the Gospels. The wonderful in-  clusiveness of His prayer and His  service is the vastest reproach to  the organized Christianity of today  that could possibly be framed.  There is no indictment of Christianity that could equal in penetrating severity the condition of  Europe at this moment. But that  indictment is written4in its severest  form in the words of Jesus Christ  in the Gospels.    .  "One needs only, to think back a  little while to see the grotesqueness  of most of the contentions of today.  Only a few years ago Ave were all  wild with rage at the Belgian treatment, :un'der the leadership of King  Leopold of- infamous memory, of  the poor natives of the Congo.   A  few more years back and we were  all   groaning  in   horror  over   the  frightful Russian massacres of the  Jews in the pogroms which shocked  the moral sense of all humanity.  "Let us not be deceived in these  matters.,  We, have all been under  the grip of a theory of Christianity  which was never taught by Jesus  Christ and which finds absolutely  no   sanction "in   His   life   work.  Christianity is a religion of service.  Nobody ever has, and nobody ever  will make an intellectual synthesis  of. Christians which takes them all  in and secures the equal and coordinate   intellectual   assent.     But  Jesus did make, a .synthesis of-service which can take iri every Christian of every name and creed and  type under the,wide Heaven.  "This is the time when.humane  teaching should be|-:broughtvto the.  fore.   It,is.not only that wc should  emphasize peace . and * peace* measures, but ,we. should emphasize tha  fact.that what has passed for Christianity,; is, much of it, not ��������������������������� Christianity at all. ' Let ���������������������������. all the world  be made conscious that Christianity  as "we are seeing.it in operation is  not the Christianity of Jesus Christ.  Christianity is a religion of service,  to great and small, to" strong 'and  weak, to,those who can and those  who eannot speaki for themselves,  service for man and animal,,for all  sentient life, for love and hope and  helpfulness.     That is   the  capital  fact which the whole,world needs  to learn out of the breakdown of  European civilization.    Civilization  needs to be born-again and born  according to the life and teaching  of its Founder."  no longer European in scope, but  Mediterranean. It therefore must  threaten Italy's interests in North  Africa, and raises the century-old  question of thc control of the  'Mediterranean, which must compel the Italian Government to intervene on Ihe side of the Allied  powers in thc present war.  May Have to Run 'cm Back Again  A Hague despatch says: "Several  trains filled with cannon and submarines, bound from Germany lo  the Belgian coast, and destined for  thc proposed attack^on thc .English  coast, have passed Liege. They  have been slopped at Bruges until  further notice, the attack on England haying been postponed until  the present battle in West Flanders  has been decided.  That Germany has by no means  given up its determination to take  Calais is indicated by a significant  message from Berlin, by way of  Copenhagen, that the German general staff has decided that the army  in Poland shall fall back to the  frontier of Silesia, and remain on  the defensive, until the battle iri  Flanders ends with the capture of.  Calais. Such a movement would re^  lease three or four army corps  form Silesia to Belgium.  Book  your orders  for  FallPainting-  LOWEST PRICES  BEST WORK  C.G.PIPER     City Decorator  Another British Cruiser Sunk  According to an official announcement made Sunday evening by the  London War Office, the British light,  cruiser Hermes was . sunk in ' the  Straits of Dover on Saturday by a  German submarine: Most of the  officers and men were saved: '  A Rotterdam despatch says- a German submarine became entangled  in trawlers' nets off the Dutch coast  on Friday and sank.-  Tolstoi's Hope for the Race  ; Patriotism .promises men nothing'  but. a terrible future,.but. the biro-  therho'ody'of nations .represents7an  ideal which is becoming, ever, more  intelligible and more desirable to  humanity.' Hence", the-progress *of(  mankind-, from the old outworn  opinion to lhc new must inevitably1  take place. This progression is > as  inevitable as the falling in the  spring of the last dry Ieaves'and the  appearance of the new from swollen buds.  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables J  ENDERBY, B. C.  Goo.d Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  -Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  ' Land-seekers--and TourisU in-  I, vited to give us a trial.' ,  14*������������������*������������������W������������������������������������������������������������������������M*sW3������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������'  0. K. Barber Sfujji  H. HENDRICKSON, Proprietor 7  Everything   new.   and   up-to-date;  ���������������������������     '   '-     ���������������������������:' '' '  .'" ''-*V  Next the Fulton' Block,' Enderby-'  m  1  .  !���������������������������..   _.,,  : SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  .Coal ���������������������������> mining rights of "tht; Dominion  in "Manitoba; ���������������������������-���������������������������'" Saskatchewan^andCAlvf 'Sf-~WfiW  berta;  .the., Yukon.,/ Territory,: tht/'i.;--'-^-M^  N orth west ,i Tef ritorieY; and" _ "- portion'^  of the province of British Columbia,^���������������������������"���������������������������������������������  may bey leased- for a'term of '^tweh-tfyVy" '"  one-years, at an  annual -rental' of fl"!  an;acre. 7 Not more than 2,560.acres  7  *?i>jV.Jr,'tS*i? I  --���������������������������'*-*~'4|p"!  ���������������������������* ;<f ft t%m  *r������������������^ >"""^v"" I  WHY use-inferior wood when yon can  BURN BAXTER'S BEST BIRCH.  Leave orders at Dill Bros.   '  Pigs contract colds from drafts,  and chill much as humans do. '  For Sale by Tender  TURKEY NOW INTO IT  the full meaning of which has  never been comprehended until  now. Christianity has never meant  thc test of righteousness, only the  test of doctrine. Membership in  the church and preferment in religious institutions did'not rest upon beauty and holiness of life and  practical service to humanity, but  upon astuteness in theological discussion and skill in ecclesiastical  manipulation. Hence the vast energies of the Christian church were  expended upon doctrine as the  major interest and righteousness as  the minor interest.  "Only in comparatively recent  times has this been discovered. The  religion of Jesus Christ is not, and  never was, and there is not thc  slightest evidence in the teaching  of Jesus that He ever intended it to  It is officially announced at  London that the Turkish Government .has severed diplomatic relations with England and Russia.  This action followed an ultimatum  sent to Turkey by the Allies demanding an explanation for thc  action of Turkish, men-of-war in  bombarding Russian ports in the  Black Sea. An ollicial Turkish report says the Russians opened hostilities on October 28th, firing on a  portion of thc Turkish fleet after  having for some time interfered  with the evolutions of thc warships.  A despatch from Rome to London  says a report has reached there that  400,000 Turks are massed on thc  Caucasus border, and that 300,000  are waiting at Bcyrout, Jaffa, and  other ports for transhipment to the  Sinai Peninsula.  Tenders will be received by the'  undersigned for the purchase of  cither one or both bungalows situated on Moffet subdivision, on Sal-  m6n Arm Road, inside city. Photos  niay^bc^seenJiuHostollice^Ayindow.._  For full information write���������������������������  H. R. WILSON,  Box 217, Enderby.  Thc highest or any tender not  necessarily accepted.  CITY OF ENDERBY  Balkan Slates Next  Now that Turkey has stepped into the war, the action of the Balkan  states is awaited with keen interest.  Greece is expected immediately to  throw in her lot with the Allies,  and it is felt that Roiimania will  probably follow the same course.  Bulgaria, which recently regained  much of the prestige lost in the second Balkan war, preserves a stubborn silence. Revenge would impel her to join with Turkey. With  Turkey in the arena, the'Conflict is  BURN   BAXTER'S  BEST BIRCH.  Leave orders at Dill Bros.  Compilation of Voters' List,  - Year-1915. -  NOTICE is hereby given that, under the provisions of thc Municipal  Elections Act, householders and license holders desiring to have their  names placed on the Voters'Lisf,for  lhe year 1915, arc required to make  a statutory declaration of qualification and to deliver same to the  clerk of the municipality on or before the 31st day of October, 19M.  Forms of declaration can be obtained al the City Hull.  Dated, Oct. 1st, 1914.    ,  GRAHAM ROSOMAN.  Oity Clerk.  will be leased to one applicant.^ Sir7S\(T*$f?&i  Application for a lease -must 'JtHS'/. "I;t%:;  made <by the. applicant in'1 person to. "*'*.- \77Si  the Agent or sub-Agent of thVdis-^ .:y;i:'4  trict in which rights applied for are ' '���������������������������'"*-  ���������������������������ltuated. , ��������������������������� ���������������������������,  '    ."".-.'.', -".'"*  7;.  -In surveyed territory the land must?   -77"!  be described   by   sections,   ,or- legal-    . 77"  sub-divisions of   sections", and in un-    ; v "  surveyed   territory   the tract applied' *,-" ,  for shall be staked out by the appli- ' ;. :_.  cant himself. _-"- -",   ' : ',".'  Each application must be acconf-"  panied by, a fee for $5 which will'be ., - jt.>  refunded if .the rights applied for are"' , 5  aot available, but not otherwise. "A '_ '" V  royalty shall be paid on- the*mer--.""*' .7  chantable 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 ot  merchantable coal mined and pay tbe  royalty thereen. If the coal mining  -rights-are���������������������������not^beipg^operatedr=such ' ���������������������������  returns should be furnished at least  once a year.  The lease will Include the coal min- '  ing rights only, but the lessee may~Be  permitted , to purchase whatever  available surface rights may be considered necessary for the working of ,  the mine at the rate of $10.00 an acre  For full information application  should be made to the Secretary of  the Department   of Che Interior, Ot-.  tawa, or to any Agent or Sub-Agent   of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorised    publication . of  his advertisement    will  not'be paid  for.  NOTICE  OVER 66 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  Trade Marks  DESIGNS  Copyrights Ac  Anyono/endlng ��������������������������� aketoh and description mar  qirtokly ascertain our opinion free wnother id ���������������������������  InrenMon Is probRblV piitonuhle.  Coromunlca.  ��������������������������� tions strlotlr confUetitlal. HANDBOOK on Patent*  stint froe. OldoatVgetioy for������������������������������������������������������curm������������������pnte������������������>U.  Pktonta taken tbroush Munn 4 00. ttoniy.  Hudal notlct, without churn*, In Ua  Scientific American.  A hand������������������omely lUugtrated weakly,  enlatlon of any  geluntlflo  Journal.  Law* ������������������kp.  Term*  lv  Canada, M.75 a year, po������������������ta������������������������������������ prepaid.   Sold by  alii  newBdwalort.  MU.NN 5 Co.38jB;^y'New M  Branch Offlco, 026 F Bt, Waabtn������������������ton, D. C  He. Land Registry Act  Re. Part 2%acres of Lot "A", of  Lot 150, Group 1, Osoyoos Division of Yale District, Map 171.  Notice is hereby given, thai I  shall at lhe expiration of one  month from the dale of "lhc. first  publication hereof issue a ���������������������������Certificate of Indefeasible Title of the  aforesaid lands in the name of  Samuel Poison, unless, in the meantime, valid objection is made to me  in writing. The holder of the following documents relating lo the  above lands���������������������������a mortgage dated 13th  April, 1901, made by A. M. Baird,  as mortgagor, to F. B. Pemberton  and W. C. Ward, as mortgagees, and  a Conveyance dated ICth .April,  1904, made by Andrew M. Baird, as  grantor, to Jane \V. Evans, as gran-  tec,���������������������������is required to deliver the  same to me forthwith.  Dated at the Land Registry office,  Kamloops, B. C, this 29th day of  September, 19M.  C. H. DUNBAR,  District Registrar. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, November 5,   1914  SEED GRAIN AND POTATOES  By instructions of the Hon. "Minister ofAgricuIture a distribution of  superior sorts of grain and potatoes  will be made during the coming  winter arid spring .to Canadian  farmers. The samples for general  distribution will consist of spring  wheal (about 5 lbs.), white oats  (about 'I lbs.), barley (about 5 lbs.)  and Held peas (about 5 lbs.) These  will be sent out from Ottawa. A  distribution of potatoes (in .'Mb.  samples) will be carried on from  several, of the experimental farms,  lhe Central Farm at Ottawa supplying only the provinces of Ontario  ancl Quebec. All samples will be  sent free,-by mail.  Applicants must give particulars  in regard to the soil on-their farms,  nnd some account of their experience wilh such kinds of grain (or  potatoes) as they have grown, so  thai a promising sort for their conditions may he selected.  Each application must be separate and must be signed by tlie applicant. Only one sample of grain  and one of potatoes can be sent to  each farm. II' bolh samples are  asked for in the same letter only  one will be sent. Applications on  any kind of printed form cannot be  accepted.  As the supply of seed is limited,  farmers are advised lo apply early;  but the applications will not necessarily be filled in the exact order in  which they arc received. Preference will always ne given to the  most thoughtful and explicit requests. 'Applications received after  the end of January will probably  be too late.  All applications for grain (and  applications from the provinces of  Ontario and Quebec for potatoes)  should be addressed to the Dominion Ccrealist, Central Experimental  Farm, Ottawa. Such, applications  require no postage, if otherwise  addressed delay and disappointment may occur.  -Applications,  for potatoes,  from  farmers in any other province  should be addressed (postage prepaid) to the superintendent of lhe  nearest Branch Experimental Farm  in that province.  J. I-I. GRISDALE,  Director,   Dominion   Experimental  Farms.  CHANGE IN HEAD OF NAVY  WHY use inferior  wood when yon can  BURN BAXTER'S BEST BIRCH.  Leave orders at Dill Bros.  Christmas  Greeting"  Cards  Prince Louis of Baltcnberg, first  sea lord ofthc Admiralty, has resigned  for reasons which do him  lhe greatest  credit.    It is perhaps  only natural lhal there should be a  'great deal of distrust of the very  best of officers and administrators  ;as bead of, lhe 'most vital force in  ���������������������������the British Empire, if he is not only  ;married to a German, but of Austrian parentage.    Al the same time  ���������������������������Prince Louis has Russian blood in  his veins and  undoubtedly held a  very difficult position at such a lime  wilh   great ability and'faith.    He  has done the navy excellent, service,  which lhe British people will nol  forget, but he himself will probably  recognize thai while lhe attacks upon   him   have'   possibly   been   inspired by personal motives there is  naturally   a   really   genuine   sentiment thai he should nol be placed  in such a difficult.position at such a  time.    *    *    *     He resigns, and to  the  genuine delight of the whole  Empire,    Lord    John   Fisher,   the  Kitchener of the navy, once more  comes to the head of affairs.   Here  is   Fisher's   fleet   "in  being,"   and  now he has the chance to handle  it.   Possibly there will be a change  of policy.    Fisher has always believed   in   Sherman's  definition  of  war, and after surveying the possibilities of the situation he may decide on a more active propaganda  of the offensive. It is quite possible  that the Germans may not approve  of Fisher's return to his old place  as first sea lord; but the navy will  be delighted, and will set to work  with a will lo accomplish whatever  he demands of il."���������������������������Vancouver  Province.  FEEDING HUNGRY BELGIANS  Albcrl, king of lhc Belgians, has  asked the American people, through  the American commission at London, for relief in Belgium to help  feed his starving people during the  coming winter. Thc King's message  written under fire in lhe battle before Dunkirk, follows:  "I am informed that the United  Slates ofiicia'ls and citizens in Bel  gium and England, are working to  save my people from the horrors  of the famine which now threatens  them. It is a great comfort to me  in this hour of sorrow and misfortune, to feel that a great-hearted  disinterested people is directing its  efforts to relieving the distress of  thc unoffending civilian population  of my country-  "Despite all that can be done, lhc  suffering in lhc coming winter will  be terrible, but the burden we must  bear will be lightened if my people  can be spared lhc pangs of hunger,  with its frightful' consequences of  disease and violence.  "I confidently hope that lhe appeal of the American commission  will meet with a generous response.  Thc whole-hearted friendship of  America shown to my people at this  lime always will be a precious  memory. ALBERT."  War prices  still continue  at the  WANT ADS  ADVERTISEMENTS under this head  3c a word first insertion, lc a word  each subsequent insertion.  SUGAR BEETS FOR SALE at. 50c  per sack. W. George, Rivermead,  Grindrod. o29-2  Burn Baxter's best Birch.  Leave orders at Dill Bros. .  FIRST-CLASS BOARD and  rooms;  reasonable rales;  Bradley house.  MRS. PARADIS, Dress Making Parlor, Cliff street, second building  from furniture store. Fashionable  dressmaking and ladies' tailoring.  Reasonable prices.     Work' promptly  ' executed.  Diamonds for  Grand Opera Stars  BASE metal is no fit  setting for the golden voice of a great  singer. So���������������������������in the new  Edison Phonograph, the  Reproducing Point is a  Diamond.  This gem is a per-  . manent part of the instrument ��������������������������� doing away with  metal needles which must  be changed with every  record.   With  Music Store  Violins from $3.50 up  Sheet Music from 5c up  Music Folios, 1-3 off reg price  Low prices will continue on  all kinds of Crockery, Glassware and Fancy China.  Christmas Goods are beginning to arrive. There will  be presents for everybody at  prices that are right.  Special inducements on  Phonopraphs, Gramaphones,  Records, etc., for Xmas trade  new  EDISON  PHONOGRAPH  (THE INSTRUMENT WITH THE DIAMOND  POINT)  the liquid, melting, thrilling tones of the glorious grand opera voices  come to you in all their ravishing richness and clarity. To hear  Martinelli and Bonci���������������������������Lucrezia Bori and Anna Case���������������������������Polese and  Caronna���������������������������is a treat indeed ; and they are heard at their best with  the new Edison Phonograph.  The new Ed:90n Phonograph has the diamond reproducing point, unbreakable  and long playing records, superior motors and construction, concealed horns, and the  Cabinets are made in true Period styles, in perfect harmony with the finest furniture.  Remember, you have a standing invitation'to call and let us play for you any  Kecord, or any number of Records, that you "care to hear.    .  _ Whether you have an EDISON-or intend to get one-come in and tee the  new instruments and hear tbe new records.   '  J. E. CRANE, Proprietor  J. E. Crane,  Enderby, B. C.  We have the finest selec-  _,tion this, year we ever .have  handled here. They will  be on exhibition next week.  Make your selection early,  friends.        Walker Press  HAY PRESSING ���������������������������Having purchased Chas. Hoover's gasoline  balcing outfit, am prepared to  handle any size crop, by thc ton.  For particulars apply, H. Halliday  Armstrong, 13.C.  NOW IS THE TIME to buy property.���������������������������Choice homesite of three  acres, Lawes' sub-division, suitable for poultry or small fruits;  lew minutes' walk from centre  of town; city water. Also, Iwo  large   lots   on   Belvedere   street;  =���������������������������lSO-ft.-f'ronlage,-rear-entr-anc-e-on-  Stanley street; house and- stable.  Will become valuable for business purposes as town develops.  I wish lo sell either one or thc  olher of above properties. Price  low; easy terms. Graham Rosoman. a27-2l  CANADIAN PATRIOTIC FUND (1914) Incorporated  Pa Iron: His Majesty the King.  President: Field Marshal His Royal Highness the Duke of Connaughl,  Governor-General of Canada.  MUTISM    COLUMBIA    BRANCH  Committee: His Honor Thos. W. l'alerson,  Lieutenant-Governor,  Chairman.  The Hon. Sir Richard McBride, K. C. M. G.  F. S. Barnard, Hon. Sec.-Trcas.  ENDERBY BRANCH  Committee: Aid. P. H. "Murphy, Acting Mayor, President,  Graham Rosoman, City Clerk, Hon. Sec.  .1. "W. Gilman, Manager Enderby Branch Union Bank of Canada,  Hon.-Treas.  The objects of this organization are: "To collect, administer and  distribute a fund for the assistance, in case of need, ��������������������������� of the wives,  children and olher dependent relatives of officers and men, residents'of  Canada, who during the present war, may be on active service with  the naval and military forces of the British Empire and Great Britain's  allies." Thus, those who will benefit by the Fund are the dependents, not only of Canadian volunteers ami regulars, bul also of British  army and navy reservists, and of French, Belgian, Servian, Russian  and Japanese reservists who have joined [he colors and left dependent relatives in Canada; these soldiers are lighting side by side for a  common cause, and their families are entitled to equal consideration.  Under the direction of lhe central organization at Ottawa, and  making allowance for differences in the cost of living, the scale of  distribution lo those entitled to assistance will be approximately the  same throughout Canada.  The Executive Committee of the Enderby Branch earnestly solicit  donations, which may be remitted or handed to any of the local  ollieers, or lo Mr. II. M. Walker, of Ihe Enderby Press. All contributions will  be promptly acknowledged through The Press.  Oct. 27h, J DM. " GRAHAM  ROSOMAN, Hon.-Sec.  ALFALFA MEAL  Superior to Shorts  and Bran  For Sale at All Feed Stores.      Ask for Samples  Alfalfa Products Company  ENDERBY  COMING!  Representing  THE TORIC OPTICAL COMPANY  Eye Examiners and Makers of Quality Glasses  131 HASTINGS ST., West VANCOUVER, B. C.  CONVICTED OF MANSLAUGHTER  In the case of Quinn, King, Sullivan, Green and Christien, at Vernon last week for lhe murder of  Bcrryman, whose body was found  along lhe road on the way to Lumby  early in May, King was the first to  be placed on trial. After the evidence of all thc others.was heard  against King, the Court ordered thc  jury to bring in a verdict of acquit-  al, and King was set free.  Arthur Quinn, one of the accused men, was for several years a  resident of thc Enderby district. Iri  his evidence in the trial of King, he  told the following story, which, in  substance, was corroborated by the  other witnesses: He said that on  the 29th of April he had met Berry-  man, King, Green and Sullivan in  Verhori and was with them at Lum-  bv. Next morning they had left  Lumby about 9 o'clock. They had  several drinks, and each took a  bottle with him. They were pretty  well crowded in the democrat. In  the front seat was Bcrryman on the  right, Christien in tlie middle and  Green on lhc left. They started  drinking soon after they left Lumby  and finished one bottle the first  drink; Soon after they had another  drink and nearly"finished the second bottle. After this he remembered nothing. His mind was an  absolute blank until he woke up in  camp next morning about 5.30  o'clock.  All the other witnesses testified  to being in thc same condition of  bl ank n css^o 17m i nd,-ajuUthere^yas^  little evidence adduced that would  fix the crime upon any one of the  accused.  King, Quinn and Sullivan were  acquitted. Christien was. convicted as an accessory after the fact,  and was sentenced to one year imprisonment, while Green was convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to five years imprisonment,  thc incriminating evidence against  ���������������������������hiin-bcing-foun'd inHic testimony .  of witnesses with \yhom he had  lalkcd after the fracas, which went  to show that Green and Bcrryman  had fought at the crossroad over  the possession of a bottle of liquor.  Can   now   net   buttons   made  from their own material at  A.   E.   W E S T 'S  Ladies' and  Gents'  Tailor  Enderby  Also agent for Individual Ladies'  Will be at Prior's Jewelry Store, Enderby,  FRIDAY and SATURDAY, Nov. 13th and 14th  H������������������-vii f o������������������   FRIDAY, from 9 a. m. to 6 p. m.  UU1&.   SATURDAY, from 9 a. m. to 9 p  p. tn.  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.  Ta  ailorins* Company.  Fresh Meats  If you want prime, fresh meats, we  have them. Our cattle are grain-f������������������d  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, ���������������������������  caa give you the best price possible  G. R. Sharpe,  : Enderby, B. C.

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