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Array v ..-������������������������������������������������������.  JAi  c; 1915  ���������������������������'^  ^  Enderby, B. C, January  7,  1915-  AND      WALKER'S       WEEKLY  Vol. 7; No. 45; Whole No. 347.  News in Brief of Enderby and  District of Interest Far and Near  LAST REPORTS FROM FRONT  ft-.-:  li':"s  \s  iu   B  Miss George, of Revelstoke, spent  New Year holidays as the guest of  Mr. and Mrs. V. S. Stevens.  S. Teece & Son opened their feed  store this week, in thc Poison block,  just east of the Walker Press.  ��������������������������� All reports from Mara tell of the  excellence of thc Christmas tree  services held there last week.  A   meeting   of   the   Ambulance  League will he held at 3 o'clock, in  -   the City Hall, Saturday, Jan. 9th.  Dr. Crawford will be in his office  on.Saturday, Jan. lGlh, and will be  pleased to attend to all dental re-  " inurements.  The light snowfall of thc past  week has made the roads fit for  sleighing, and sleigh traffic is now  moving briskly.  Mrs. Pliimbly and child returned  . from Kamloops on Saturday, where  7- they spent the holidays.   Mr. Plum-  bly/rcturncd a.few days earlier.-,  '.-���������������������������/.Leonard ,. Stroulgerreturned  to  7* Edmonton college the past.week, to  ,  - continue his'studics." George Wells  accompanied  him, ,to   take  up   a  ;"v. course. :7,.^:^7A7^....: ,< -.,., ~. '  ;:S;^Parish; of-" Enderby, 1st; Sunday  [���������������������������" * after" Epiphany; Mhttins and Holy  ./Communion, Grindrod, 10.30 a.m.;  .Evensong, Mara, 3 p.m.; Evensong,  Enderby, 7.30 p.m;  The.annual meeting of the Hos-  1 pital Auxiliary will be held in the  City Hall, Thursday, Jan. 7th, at 3.30  o'clock.   Election of officers. A full  attendance is requested.  Mr. Percy Hallett, wife and children, who have been visiting Mr.  and Mrs. Hallett the past few weeks,  are enjoying greatly the inild winter  weather of'lhe Okanagan.  Mr. J. E. Crane is preparing to  raise the building on his property  on Clilf street, adjoining thc City  Hall, and will add 20 feet or more  to the lcngth.ofjhc building.   The Alfalfa Products Company  installed a new 20-h.p. engine the  children were generously treated by  Santa Claus, wrho came down the  chimney wilh his load of toys.  Next Monday will be nomination  day, when all names for civic  honors must "be handed in to the  returning officer. The names of  several old aldermen are being  mentioned, such as Mr. Blanchard,  Mr. Teece, Mr. Sharpe, and Mr. Dill,  and the general demand is made for  Mr. Murphy as Mayor. It is too  early to say yet what the ticket will  be, but the businessmen and ratepayers are taking very earnest in:  tercst,���������������������������and it is safe to say that the  City Council for 1915 will be men  who will; carefully safeguard the  city's interest! -  A. McWHIRTER AT REST  past week, and the Company is now  prepared lo handle the business as  rapidly as it can be built up.  Thc New Year's dance given in  K. of P. Hall by the ladies of thc  Ambulance Leagc was one of the  big dance successes of thc season,  in attendance as well as enjoyment.  The Provincial Auditor is here  this week going through the city's  accounts with Cily Clerk Rosoman,  and the city's financial, .statement  should be in thc hands of the ratepayers within a few days.  After careful consideration of the  existing conditions and circumstances arising from the war, il has  been determined to indefinitely  postpone the annual convention of  the B. C. Conservative Association  for the year 1914-5.  At the regular meeting of the local  K. of P. lodge on Monday evening  the following officers were installed  for the ensuing term: C.C., R. H.  Crane; V. C, R. E. Harkins; M. of F.,  R. J. Coltart; M. of E��������������������������� C. E. Hawkins; K. R. S., T. H. Calder; Prel.,  W. G. Pell; M. W..-H.* Gildemeester;  M. A., J. Folkard; I. G.,' F. Fravel;  O. G., J. Warwick.  The Parish Hall was crowded to  the doors Tuesday evening by the  parents ancl children of St. George's  Sunday school to participate in and  enjoy the Christmas tree services  arranged by the teachers and Mrs.  Reed. The exercises were well  vgiven and heartily enjoyed, and the  . Every Slocanite of the early days  will remember Alec McWhirter, for  several years a- resident' of New  Denver, and later of Cherry Creek,  in "the Similkameen. "Alec was of  that trucrty.p'e of; Scotchmen, whose  whole: body^waf-ha:lariger:^than.his  heart; and--whose sense7of honor  was notrto be measured" by. green  backs and bawbees. He was as  true a type of the mining camp  pioneer as one could find anywhere,  and to be respected was but lo be  known. ,  After many-years of-hardship in  lone cabins in the hills, where for  weeks-at a time ih the winter season he never would see a fellow  man, and bacon and bannocks were  his only food, Mr. McWhirter, five  months ago, concluded to make his  home close up to tried and true  friends of earlier days. He bought  a small piece of ground from Wm.  Anderson, on the river just norlh of  Endcrby,=and=-there4heTfriends-and-  neighbors assisted'in the' erection  of a comfortable cabin for the old  gentleman, close by, where Mr. and  Mrs. Anderson could keep' an eye  upon him and help him in his need.  The cabin was completed in time  for him to be made comfortable before the cold of winter set in, and  here he was as snug as a bug  in a rug.  And this is Ihe irony of fate. On  Christmas day he was taken sick,  with one of those stomach troubles  he was subject to, and in a few days  they carried him oul of his cosy  cabin by the river to lhc graveyard  on the hill, and there his last resting place is marked by a mound of  newly-turned earth.  Anthony McWhirter enlisted for  the 74th regiment of Lancaster  volunteers on the 13th September,  1867, at the age of 18 years. He was  born in the parish of Dalrumplc, in  or near the town of Girvan. He  had no relativcs-in this country.  He served two years at Gibralter,  when he was injured and discharged. He worked a number of  years as game-keeper for the Earl  of Selkirk, and later for the big  Allan Company of brewers. He  came to Southern Manitoba in 1890  and two years later moved to New  Denver, where he remained until  1905, when he moved to Cherry  Creek, coming to Enderby thc past  summer.  There was a number of his old  friends at the grave, where Rev. Mr.  Dow read the simple burial service.  Il would seem from Petrograd  and other official- and semi-official  reports, thaj the Russians have been  al least partially victorious over the  Turks in the Caucasus campaign,  though Turkish reports claim that  Iheir troops have won over the  Russians. This much seems certain,  however, lhat several thousand Turkish troops were iriade prisoners by  the Russians, and the great battle,  is still going'on.    .  Although it is admitted in Petrograd that, thc Germans occupied  Russian  positions at Bolimow, on  Very Successful Church Concert   ���������������������������'  Given by the People of Grindrod  The concert at Grindrod on Wed- dlemire for the loan of her piano*  nesday, the 30th December, was an  unqualified success. In fact, it  "bust" all previous records. There  was a full house, for one thing, und  lhat always means much; all the  singers brought all their voices; the  accompanists were ' sympathetic;  the' elocutionists loculed " colloquially !  . The rector of the parish, Rev. C.  Reed, took the chair; silting on the  Ih'e hatllefrontbefore Warsaw,' the  rouS������������������������������������ hoard benches,   the   people  Russian war office states that thc  invaders later were driven back  again,' abandoning six machine  guns.     ��������������������������� - ,    "  Except for the advance of the  French into Alsacetherc is little activity in,the western arenas. Both  sides apparently,arc content for the  present to- hold their' entrenched  position's, leaving the-fighting'large-,  ly, to the artillery... I --v','-"_i-\\ 7,   -  ;  STRUCK BY TRAIN AND KILLED  Tuesday  morning  as -} the  southbound.^ passenger.-- train-.;-was-.--: approaching the trestle fill just;,south  of* the city limits, a man was seen  to step off' thc track and take the  bank along side.     .The -snow .was  crusty   and   soft,   and   his '* movements uncertain, ,but he continued  to .walk- by the side of the. rails,  with  his back   to   lhe -oncoming | show  train. . As  the  engine  came  upon  him,the man apparently slipped and  fell by thc side of the rail.   The engine struck his head and the skull  was crushed in, and in some manner the right leg was broken.   The  train was stopped and the injured  man put aboard and was taken to  Armstrong.   He died in ten minutes  without recovering consciousness.  It was evident that the unfortu-  naLcu\vas^fL^t nam p.^/Ther.e^Avas^iu).  writing upon him to assist in identification, and no marks. He was  a man of 45 or 50 years. In a sack  carried upon his back were three  fat chickens,' wilh their necks  wrung, and he carried a .22 rifle  and a small bundle of clothing.  coughed and scraped their feet: the  concert began!  Rule Britannia was-sung to open  wilh, and to warn! up the 'enthusiasm," and/to judge by the chorus,  it.was as hot as thc air in the room.  Wre couldn't find . space for a  'proper account o'f the-feast of. song.  Miss Seymour's finished rendering  of her. loyal -services.and humorous  songs;.. Mrs.e' Morion's;,'sympathetic*  rendering,oLhcr various numbers;  Mrs." Wells' dainty /singing;- "Miss  Robinson's,arcli, yet delicate," Voice;-  the robust-boomTof the rector, the  .grace.-7of~ Mr. ^Gibbs'- -ienoi-;*7 the.  brecziness. of ' Miv> Proctor; 7'the  humor of'George'Wells; Mhe:duette;  the. quartettes, the'recitations: all'  good/with some betler than others.  Mr.  Lambert's   "Far, Away"   received   thunders  of  applause  that  woke thc babies and started-a sidc-  Everybody was encored, and  most of them deserved it.- ,,  After the singing of the national  the audience'for-coming.   The response'was drowned, by. the sound,  of teacups and saucers, and spoons,  and sandwiches, and cakes; tea and  coffee.   Tongues were-Ioosed,. faces-  broke into'smiles, and as.our re-,  porter-came   away-, he   overheard  someone  crying  iii  a  loud, voice,  "everybody dance!",   "...     \   -,-','-  -  ..The .t following    numbers/were.,  given: - , .    ,-...-.   . ; ���������������������������  Chorus :.-. ."Rule Britannia"  Song, "The Arethusa" Miss Seymour -  ".Veteran's* Song" .'.. .Rev! C. Reed  Song,-"River .of Years"-Mrs.'"Wells*".  Song, 'Lighthouse Keeper,' Mr.Gibbs  Song,"Dougl,is Gordon-,' Mrs/Morton.  Recitation, "Wanlabath'a" Rev. Reed  Quartette, . 7... /. .-. {"Silent Night,";;  ,.-', Mrs. Wells, * '. Mrs.-Neve/  7 Mr. Wells ' Geo. Wells^ 7:S  Song, '"A-Jollv Sailor," Mr. Proctor  Ducth.7 ..7. 7...-. .7 . "The- Angel'^7  vMrs. Morion-and 'Miss Scym'ouryl',,^*,;,,^~<A  Song, -."'Far - Away,"- :'��������������������������� "i Mr: Lambc'rty^wr^ll^  Recitatiori':'Spec'ially7Tim,'I-Mrs".\yclls"i\*iW?J^  Song-},.:/.-. V'.1.'..'/'-'.-'.-.-."Miss"Robihsoh^K: i5-7s"?������������������i  ,v"74S|  ������������������������������������������������������>? '���������������������������������������������������������������������������������-'������������������������������������������������������L'-fil  Song, '-'The Girl;of yMy:Hcart,'N. 7  '-"'��������������������������� -'.' //'.''.'.*"." .'.'. >:���������������������������'?;. .". .'Mr/Proctor  Duct'7 . /..: r'IR'ing Out, Wild Bells";  Miss  Seymour  and > Mr.' Gibbs .1.  Song; "Villia,"  ..,:.'. .Mi;s. G: Weljs"  Recitation, "Keeping Him Warm"-.'  ��������������������������� ..- ."...-..���������������������������.'.. Geo. Wells  . ,     ;' ; :  The proceeds of the concert netr  ted thc church fund something over"  $47.00, which is the best evidence  possible of the unqualified'success  anthem, the rector, moved a vote of'of lhe event, and speaks volumes  thanks to everybody for everything, for the public spirit andlgyalty of  the singers for singing, Miss Cran- the people of Grindrod.    -  PRESBYTERIAN XMAS TREE  - Jim Can Provide the Rest of It  Thc drug store, barber shop and  printing office are "grippy" this  week. People with sure cures arc  not wanted. There is only, one ���������������������������remedy���������������������������a hot stove and profanity. Thc  druggist and the barber own stoves.  ���������������������������Slocan  Record.  Liquidator of the Dominion Trust  Mr. Andrpw Stewart has just been  appointed liquidator for the Dominion Trust Company. Chief Justice Hunter estimates that the  liquidation will occupy several  years.  Thc worst enemy German Industrialism ever had is Bill Kaiser.  The war party of Germany has  figuratively blown up Germany's  factories, crippled her workmen,  and destroyed her market by alienating all her customers lhat have  not been killed.  One can declare war, but it will  take a dozen or more lo conclude  peace.  Protect  thc  pigs,  profit in sick hogs.  There  is  no  The Christmas exercises of thc  children of the Presbyterian Sunday school, held in the K. of P. Hall  last Friday evening proved _a_plcas--  ant surprise to a hall fiill of happy  listeners. The children performed-  their various numbers especially  well, and all were handled wilh a  promptness and discipline that  was most creditable lo all taking  part as well as to the teachers and  ollicers responsible for the training  of thc children.  Rev. Mr.' Dow acted as chairman  of the evening, assisted by Mr. McPhcrson. Thc first number given  was ��������������������������� "Christmas Bells," by eight  lilllc girls, followed by a concert  recitation by 0������������������������������������������������������.small boys. Edna  Carefoot then gave a Christmas recitation, and this was followed by  a song, "Dear Little Stranger," by a  number of girls. 'Kathleen Poison  gave an excellent recitation and was  heartily encored. Then some little  girls gave the motion, song, "Little  Mothers," and three small boys with  minaturc snow shovels showed  how they shovel pathways through  the snow for mother. Little Vera  Sharpe followed with a recitation  that was cleverly given, and then  thc playlet "The Train lo Mauro,"  given by Mrs. McPherson, Master  Sparrow and John McPhcrson,  brought down the house. Margaret  Golightly gave a clever recitation,  and Rena Dill and Agnes Sparrow  sang in their quaint way "The Boola  Boola Man."  Thc "Hard Times March" which  followed, by boys of all sizes and  shapes and colors, captured the  big end of the applause of the evening.    When  all was quiet again,  Bessie Vincent gave, a very sweet  recitation, and then av number of  girls "went through thc doll drill,.  A Christmas song by thc girls'* and  recitations-by Gordon English and  Margaret���������������������������Golightly���������������������������preceded��������������������������� the   feature of the evening. This was a  statuary turn put on by a number  of young people under thc direction  of Mr. McPherson. It was particularly well staged and acted oul, and  the singing by Mrs. Lemke "and  "Valley of Peace," by Mr. Calder, ex-'.  pressing in words the thought back  of thc set pieces as they were given!  greatly pleased thc audience. "  " "~  "Nearer My God to Thee" was  aclcd in pantomime, and was also  a big feature of the evening. Then  came the concluding .number, the'  "Flag Song," by a number of young  ladies. In this Miss Tiny Campbell  as "Britannia" made a most striking  appearance, and the performance  of���������������������������'others in the song also won high  praise.  The    cntcrtainnicnl    throughout  was exceptionally well given.  Panama-California -Exposition  President Wilson in Washington  touched a button in the early  morning hours of Jan. 1st, and sent  an electric spark across the continent to San Diego, Cal., which  opened to the world al midnight  there the Panama-CaliTornia exposition. It will remain open until Jan.  1, 191(5.  A Holy War is no better than the  other kind���������������������������both are the outcrop of  hell.  All women are riddles, but most  of them guessable. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, January 7, 1915  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Published every   Thursday  at "Enderby.   B. C.  Walker   Press.  at S2 per year,   by   the  Advertising- Rates:   Transient. 50c an inch first insertion. '25c each subse-  O quent insertion.    Contract advertising. SI an inch per month..  Legal Notices:   12c a line first insertion: 8c a line each subsequent insertion.  Reading Neiices and Locals: 15c a line.  '   ������������������  JANUARY 7, 1915  CENTRAL AGENCY POLICY FOR 1915  For lhc past few weeks there has been heard a  deal of criticism of thc operation of the Central  Selling Agency lor 1914. Manager Robertson has  come "in for much adverse comment, just or unjust. How much of this has been deserved and  how little will not be known until the* Selling  Agencv has made ils annual report, and even then  itVilf be difficult for anyone not in direct touch  wilh the business of the concern to-know where  thc fault, if anv. can be placed. This much is certain: When Mr. Robertson took up thc work ol  managing the Selling Agency, he look upon himself a very difficult task, and a thankless one. He  Avas as sure of criticism as he was of difficulties,  and no mailer what he did, no matter how cam-  cstlv he might strive lo make thc proposition a  success, he would be damned for his pains by  manv and praised by few. II is ever thus in the  initial slage of development of any proposition ol  this kind.\md there should not be any feeling ol  discouragement because of it. If it were nol Mr.  Robertson it would be somebody else who had Lo  bear it. Other districts have had Lo meet like  conditions,  and work  the harder  to  overcome  TIkmiiT "TlTe^OkTu^^ u H'rui t-  and produce growers cannot hope to do the impossible. IL look lhc orange growers of California  five or six vears to solve Iheir selling problems,  and thev had a much easier task to start upon  than lhal which lhc growers of lhc Okanagan  have had lo face. That Mr. Robertson will suc-  cessfullv overcome the obstacles we firmly believe  and he will, if he continues to hold thc confidence  -and Ihe-siipporl-or.Ihe-niajorilyolUhc^growers,  bring mailers Lo a successful issue. Here arc  lhe "five points of the Central Agency policy for  1915:  1. Earnest and immediate attempt lo line up  wilh the Uniled Growers-competitors in lhc valley  in the mailer of marketing, prices, etc.  2. Extend operations of express shipments lo  the retail trade.  'A. Failing lo line up with competitors then reduce terms1 to brokers. 11* both fail then attempt  lo go after thc retail trade and put on travellers.  4. Gel in touch with thc Grain Growers.  5. Give attention to question of by-products.  a live one and this  one.    11 can't be any  Be  dead  it, Mr. Businessman.  town will never be a  deader than we make  would reduce thc salary of Principal Calder to $75  a month,and the other school teachers to figures  proportionately lower. In this, too, Mr. Poison is  a bit previous in his remarks. Even if he were to  become Mayor oi* Enderby, he would not have  anything to say about the salaries of the school  teacher stall'. This rests entirely in thc hands of  the Board of School Trustees. All the Mayor  and aldermen have to do with it is to find the  money necessary lo pay the vouchers drawn by  the School Board.  In the mailer of City Clerk and City Constable,  Mr. Poison would find himself in a hornet's nest  if he were to attempt lo make the changes he has  intimated he would like to make. Mr. Poison is  not the first Johnnic-Comc-Latcly who has expressed similar ambitions. But Mr. Poison musI  undcrsUmd lhat the ratepayers of Enderby are  belter acquainted with the present City Clerk and  lhe present Cily Constable than they arc with Mr.  Poison���������������������������and a heap more familiar with their  method of doing things', than'���������������������������with his. And when  Mr. Poison attempts to make selfish interest paramount, and the cily's business subservient to  private business, he will discover that the ratepayers will have something to say that might  .put .a crimp in his ambitions.  Mr. Rosoman has been City Clerk irom the  date of Enderby's inception. He has buildcd thc  city's business firmly upon a solid basis, and his  long experience in clerical work has enabled him  lo put the city's business on a basis lliat has won  high praise from thc Provincial auditors who  have annually gone ovcrhis records and approved  his system. No doubt, in Mr. Poison's varied experience, he has discovered a number of shortcuts in municipal accounting that he would be delighted to experiment with at Enderby's expense,  but, particularly at this period, would it be disastrous for Enderby to give him lhe opportunity.  Municipal business and'speculation arc quite  distinct propositions. They will not mix. Thc  first is a business of safe-guards, and the other a  business devoid of safe-guards. Experience in thc  latter docs not develop in one lhc capacity for  handling successfully the former.  Mr. Poison has had much to complain of in  Constable Bailey. Principally because Constable  Bailey has shown a fearless desire to do his duty.  Mr. Poison has shown a penchant for breaking  the bike by-law, in riding on thc sidewalks, and  because the Constable has made him recognize thc  by-law and comply wilh its demands, thc seeker  .after thc mayoralty has sworn to use the guillotine on thc Constable. But he Avill not .get thc  chance.  Don't -woltv about thc latest and newest tango  step, but keep your eye upon the front-ones to  vour home.  A FALSE NOTION  If anyone has deluded himself into believing  thai this war is a war on militarism, and lhat  when it is over there will be disarmament and  pcrcpetual peace, let him awaken from the delusion. We have been told lhat it is a war on thc  militarism of thc war lord of Europe, and so it is.  Bul it is not a war on militarism���������������������������the militarism  of Great Britain, of France, of Russia. This is  becoming more apparent every day. The London  Post, commenting on the day of prayer set by thc  King for thc success of the British arms, gave the  clergy the text "pray devoutly and hammer  away stoutly." Thc Post especially discredits the  common saying that the object of this war it to  destroy militarism, and concludes:  ^^lfUhe^British^s\ier-Cu.to^use^.victorv.io ..this end  Ihcn victory would only  lion in lhc next war  mean our utter deslruc-  Thc Israelites of old who,  wc may suppose, objccled to thc cost of armaments, were always speaking of turning spears  inlo ploughshares. The result of their pacific  policy is that they arc now.without any land of  their own to plough,"and forever doomed to be  wanderers and exiles on the face of the earth."  ONE FOR: THE MOVIES  Some, fifty-three saloons failed in Brooklyn,  N. Y., last year. The ratio of the number of  moving picture shows opening in Brooklyn during lhc same period was twice that number. II  would seem from lhis thai lhc popularity of thc  saloon is on the wane, and lhal thc moving picture  shows arc coming into greater favor. No longer,  in Brooklyn, at least, is the saloon considered the  poor man's club. His place of rendezvous has  changed. Science i.s thus assisting to make the  race a more temperate one. And the method by  which it acts is the only true method���������������������������by subsli  luting something belter for the thing it is desirable lo displace.  BANK'of MONTREAL  Established 1817  Capital, $16/000,000 (paidup)  Rett, *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 yJOth  June    and 31st December.  ENDERBY BRANCH A. E. TAYLOR, Manager  Specials in Lumber  while they last:  No.  No.  No.  4  2  2  Novelty Siding,  2z4 and 2x6,  Mixed Lath, o -  Short Cord wood,  ,    -  Dry Blocks,  $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 Enderby  King Edward  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel,  P. H. MURPHY  Proprietor  Enderby  Come  and See  the  Wheels  Go  'Round  FAIRBANKS-MORSE OIL ENGINE  Same type as the 20-horse power engine, just installed by. us to  manufacture  ALFALFA MEAL  THE BEST  "MARKETABLE MEAtrMADE���������������������������  'Afe  Alfalfa Products Company  ENDERBY  CANADIAN PATRIOTIC FUND 1914   Incorporated  Patron: His Majesty the King.  President: Field Marshal His Royal Highness the Duke of. Connaught,  Governor-General of Canada.  BRITISH   COLUMBIA   BRANCH  Committee: His Honor Thos. W. Patcrson,  Lieutenant-Governor,  Chairman.  The Hon. Sir Richard McBride, K.   C. M. G.  F. S. Barnard, Hon. Sec.-Trcas.  SELFISH CONSIDERATION  One of lhc first acts of Mr. Poison, if he is  elceled Mayor of Enderby, will, he says, be lo "gel  rid of lhat d��������������������������� Englishman in lhe Cily Mall," and  "lind a heller man lo acl as City Constable" lhan  H. N. Bailey. We do not doubt lhat this would be  Mr. Poison first move���������������������������if he ever were lo become  Mayor of Enderby. For Mr. Poison knows that,  with these men looking after the city's business,  he would not he able lo turn the City Hall inlo  a real estate ollice to boost his various real estate  ventures. Bul Mr. Poison is just a little previous  in giving out what he intends to do.    He also)  ARE YOU THE QUITTER  "You're sick of thc game!"   Well, now, that's a shame,  You're young and you're brave and you're bright;  "You've bad a raw deal:" I know, but don't squeal,  Buck up, do your 'best' and 'just' light.  It's plugging away that will win you thc day,  So don'l be a piker, old pard;  Just draw on your grit, it's so easy to quit;  It's the kecping-your-chin-up that's hard.  Subscribe for the Press and get lhe war news  boiled down.  SHOULD WE BE DOWNHEARTED ?   NO  J.  ENDERBY BRANCH  Committee: Aid. P. II. Murphy, Acting Mayor, President,  Graham Rosoman, City Clerk, Hon. Sec.  "W. Gilman, Manager Enderby Br anch Union Bank of Canada,  Hon.-Treas.  Thc objects of this organization are: ."To collect, administer and  distribute a fund for thc assistance, in case ol need, of. the wives,  children and other dependent relatives of ollicers and men, residents ot  Canada, who during thc present war, may be on active service with  he naval and military forces of the British Empire and Great Britain s  dlies." Thus, those who will benefit by the Fund are the dependents not onlv of Canadian volunteers and regulars, but also of British  armv and navy reservists, and of French, Belgian, Servian, Russian  and Japanese reservists who have joined the colors and left-dependent relatives in Canada; these soldiers are, fighting side by side for a  common cause, and their families are entitled to equal consideration.  Under the direction of the central, organization at Ottawa, and  making allowance for differences in the cos of living, the scale of  distribution to those entitled to assistance will be approximately the  same throughout Canada.  Tho Executive Committee of the Enderby Branch earnestly solicit  donations, which may be remitted or handed to any ol the local  ollicers, or to Mr. H. M. Walker, of the Enderby Press. ^ All contributions will be promptly acknowledged through lhc Press.  Oct. 27h, 1914. GRAHAM ROSOMAN, Hon.-Sec. -2  S  Thursday, January 7, 1915  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  MAGIC MAD THE  NOBAKINGLABEl  ALu* POWDER  One of the best-known axioms in  business is this: Thc only"way to  get business is to go after it. To sit  (lown and wait for business to  come to you spells failure.  ^     OF CANADA  Are Your Children  Learning to Save  Money ?  Each maturing son and  daughter should have a personal  Savings Account in the Union  Bank of Canada, with opportunities to save regularly, and  training in how to expend money ,  wisely". Such an education in  thrift and saving will prove invaluable in later life.  Enderby Branch,      J. W. GILLMAN, Manager  Th? Roarin' and th' Burrin' and th'  Curlin' a' the Stanes Upon th' Ice  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge Mo. 40.  Regular meetings first  Thursday on or affcer the  full moon at 8 p. m. ili Oddfellows . Hall. Visttihfc  brethren cordially invited  GRAHAM ROSOMAN  .    *���������������������������>   W. M.     --   -  JNO. WARWICK  Secretary  ^I.O.O.F.  _   _       .  _      Sif  Eureka Lodge, No. 50 *  Me������������������ta every Tuesday' evening at 8 o'clock,, in I. 0.  , O. F. hall. Metcalf block.   Visiting brothers al-  *  waysf welcome..     , , JAS. MARTIN, N.,G.  J'J������������������*Z*     S^'SiSi      ���������������������������C--EARKINSON���������������������������V..G.  -  '/-'r^       -J. -a R.E. WHEELER, Sec'y.  ,���������������������������������������������'--���������������������������>       -7".;-.   .    .  J.'B.GAYLORD. -Tress.  V * ':  ENDERBY- LODGE  7     '    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 forConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates,"etc., address,  .    R._N. BAILEY. Enderby ���������������������������  ;������������������?*?,    PROFESSIONAL  The following song, which was  composed by the late Dr. Norman  McLcod, of Glasgow, will be of interest to curlers, especially to those  who are of the Scottish birth. Dr.  McLcod never even attempted to  curl, bul he heartily enjoyed thc  exciting scenes of a bonspiel, and  the keenness displayed by the players as they strove together for the  honors of the poarin' game.  Air, "Come Under My Plaidie."  A' nicht it was freezin', a' nicht I  was sneezin',  "Tak* care," quo' th* wife, "GuoV  man, 0' yer cough."  A fig for the sneezin', hurrah for the  freezin,  For th' day we're to play the bonspiel on th' loch'.  Then get up, my braw leddy, the  breakfast mak' ready,  For th' sun on the snaw drift's  beginnin' to blink.  Gie me bannocks or broshan, I'm  a ft' to the lochan,  To mak' th' stanes flee to the "T"  .     o' th' rink.  Then  hurrah  for th'  curliri'  frae  Girvan to. Stirling!  Hurrah for th' lads o' the besom  an' stanes! ,  Ready noo! Soop it"up!   Clap on a  guard!   Steady, noo!  .* Oh, curling abune a' th' games,  -        stands, alane.  h-, ~*  SEBKSL  ,feA-C. SKALING, B. A.  r^yr^-"'"  7\'::/~    Barrister, Solicitor,  '.������������������������������������������������������'_'>   Notary Public.  Money to Loan '   .  Bell Blk. Enderby, B,C.  IE. 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 invited to give us a trial.  AT THE ENDERBY RINK  The curling club members have  had a week of schedule games, with  favorable i weather -conditions and  intense interest on the "part of, the  players., In the*first.draw some of  the weaker rinks have been pitted  against the'stronger, arid the scores  have beenygreatly one-sided, yet the  interest:of the losers has been as  keen asthat of the winners, and the  best of; spirit prevails.  ,  Three of- the rinks^ drawn this  season are much stronger than those  of previous se^sbns'T. andr there" is  sure to be some "roar" in the.roarin'  game before the spring thaw turns  the \ ice into water. The rinks  skipped by Mr. Dow, Mr. Dill a'nd  Mr." Murphy a re. showing up well at  the- start. . Of these three the first  named seem to lay down the stanes  the steadiest' H. G. Mann has surprised even old skips by the quality  of his lead stones, and in him Mr.  Dow has a first that will be hard to  down. He has Mr. Sharpe; an old  third for second, and Mr. Murrin  for. third.  Mr. Dill has Mr. Geo. Calder as  1st, Mr. F. Dill as 2nd, and Mr. Gillman third.  Of course there .are other rinks  "coming up,'' but they have not ar-  he doesn't know anything about the  game, and the fifth year he thinks  he will learn something about it.  What he does after the fifth year depends upon circumstances���������������������������and thc  ice.  Here arc some general rules laid  down by the Royal Caledonian Curling Club of Edinburgh, the recognized mother-club and legislative  body for curling of the world:  Never count an "end" until 16  stones are thrown.  No stone shall be changed after  a match has begun, unless by Common consent.  Should a stone be. broken, the  largest part ol jt shall be counted in  the game until the end is counted,  after which the player may change  for another stone or another pair.  Should the handle quit the stone  on delivery, the player must hold  fast to the handle or he shall not be  entitled to another throw.  No player shall be allowed to  cross over from'one side pf the ice  to the other under any pretense  whatever, after a'player has taken  his position at the hack, and no  player but the skips in charge of the  rinks playing shall be permitted in  the rings or behind the "hog" line.  If a running stone be marred by  any of the party to which it belongs  it. may be put off the ice by. thc skip  of'the opposite rink, and if; interfered with, by' any of the opposite  rink while in motion it may be  placed in any position the skip to  which it belongs.desires.-  Skips shall have exclusive right  to play last stone, first stone, or in  whatever position-they choose, and  may name any one of'the rink captained by theni to take charge for  them..'" --' ''.-���������������������������-'- ,_ .-" '.-S ~ : ���������������������������  If any party shall taunt, interrupt  or-fotherwise~ interfere .with another  player not of hisrink while in the  act'of throwing a stone," one,point  maS"be counted' by,'.the"party so interfered with., ,7 -.j.,;_-.-,     ,7  PEACE BEFORE A YEAR  . The "German    Crown   Prince, is  quoted   as   saying:   "Undoubtedly  this-is the most .stupid, senseless,  unnecessary war of mo'dcrn times."  Undoubtedly every one.of the belig-  erents will agree with him in that  ���������������������������each,  however,  claiming,  as  he  docs, "that somebody else was, responsible for it.    Undoubtedly this  war has sickened the whole world,  including those engaged in it, as no  other war ever did.  '  There, are differences of opinion  as to who is responsible, but the reaction  of  civilized  men   from   its  monstrous  cruelties  and  waste  is  almost universal.   So we do not be-  the question, How did Germany  succeed in so effectually preparing  for this mighty campaign, and how  does she manage lo keep up her  supply of munitions of war against  such great odds. The answer is to  be found in thc latest report of the  chamber of commerce in Germany  relating to thc Krupp works, that  great war factory at Essen at-which  thc allied armies are preparing to  drive as soon as they can move upon it. From this report it is learned  that in thc business year 1912-13  the Essen cast steel works contained  about 8,500 machine tools, 12 rolling  mills, 104 steam hammers, 122 hydraulic presses, 439 steam boilers,  534 power engines aggregating 77,-  000 horse power, 3,600 electric motors of together 68,000'hbrse power,  and 1,259 cranes, etc, having a total  carrying capacity of i2,800,000  kilogrammes.   .  ��������������������������� The firm's own coal mines produced 2,903,000 tons of coal. Of  this quantity the Essen cast steel  works alone consumed'some 1,000,-  000 tons, while the total consumption of the -various Krupp works  amounted to 1,530,000 tons of coal,  1,558,000 tons of coke, and 40,800  tons of briquettes..  On Jan. 1, 1913, the total number  of persons employed by the firm of  Krupp was 76,647. ���������������������������  CITY OF ENDERBY  Municipal Elections' Act, 1908, and  shall state thc names, residence,  and occupation or description of  each person proposed, in such manner as sufficiently to identify such  candidate; and in the event of a  poll being necessary, such poll will  be opened on Thursday, the 14th  day of January, 1915, at the City  Hall, Enderby, of which every person is required to lake notice and  govern himself accordingly.  The qualifications  for a  person'  to be nominated and elected as a  School   Trustee   arc:      That   such  person is a British subject of thc  full  age of twenty-one  years,  actually   residing within  the  School*.  District,   and   has   been   for   the  six    months    next   preceding   the  day    of    nomination    thc    registered   owner,   in   thc   land   registry office, of land or real property  in the city school district,' of the  assessed value on the last municipal  assessment  roll,  of  five  hundred  .dollars   or   more,   over   and"  above any registered judgment or.  charge, and who is otherwise quali- -  ficd to vote al an election of school  trustees in the said School District.  ���������������������������   Given under my hand at.the City  Hall, Enderby, B C, this 31st'day of .  December, 1914. ��������������������������� -.  GRAHAM  ROSOMAN,  Returning Officer.;  * NOTICE      ,  < 6"-;i|  OVERCOATS  If you get your overcoat cleaned  and pressed, it will save you getting  a new one.  A.   E.   W E S T 'S  Ladies' and  Gents'  Tailor  Enderby  rived yet, and to tell of all they can  do might lead to some admisions  which wo.uld be embarrassing.  Curling is a great game. It is  usually played with a wee nip o",  Johnnie Walker under the wistcoal,  ���������������������������but not always. It is a great game.  Sometimes it is the ice an' sometimes th' skip that makes the cur-r-1-  crs shoot wide o' the mark. Often  it is both. When thc player gets a  wee bit 'narrer' then it's the ice, and  when he gets 'away wide' then it's  thc ice, too. And when he is "hog  short," it's something under the  shine, and when he puts the stone  through the house, his fool slipped  out o' the hack and the whole  thing is laid upon the man taking  care of the ice and the weather  clerk.  Curling is a game that thc new  beginner learns very quickly. As  soon as he has played three ends he  can tell you all aboul it. At the end  of the first season he could shut his  eyes and beat the skip drawing to  the "T." The second year he begins to get his eyes opened. The  third year he begins to distinguish  between what is curling and shooting the' stanes down the ice. The  fourth year it dawns upon him that  C*W-**t>*+~4)*+  Royalite Coal Oil in bulk;  3 gals, for $1.00.   It pays to  f buy it that way.  t POLSON     &     MURRIN  i  ���������������������������4  1 ieve it wi 1 Hast a year. No matter  what the fortunes of battle arc, a  cumulative load of disgust and abhorrence, and a steadily increasing  economic pressure will stop it. If  the situation of the first week of  December could have been foreseen  in the last week in July, if European  chancelleries could have had at the  former date the same consciousness  of what war means that they had at  the latter date, there would certainly have been no war.  In the first days, of course, they  all talked about dying in the last  ditch, as everybody does when he  begins to fight; but after half a  dozen kicks in thc stomach any he-  ligerent begins to comprehend the  beauties of peace.���������������������������Saturday Evening Post.  GERMANY'S  WAR FACTORY  The spectacle presented to the  world at the present time, of thc  armies of Germany and Austria  holding at bay the armies of Britain,  France, Russia, Servia, and their  smaller allies, and for five months  making it impossible for these vast  numbers of soldiers, fully equipped,  to reach al any point even the borders  of  Germany,  makes  one  ask  I Our Dry Goods Department  I is offering some real good  \ bargains, in all lines.   Have  a look in.  POLSON     &     MURRIN  NOTICE     .-���������������������������  Public Notice is hereby given to  the Electors of the.City of Enderby  that I require the presence of the  said.Electors at the City Hall, Enderby, B. C, on* Monday, the 11th  day of January, 1915, at 12 o'clock  noon, for thc purpose of electing  persons to represent them in the  Municipal Council as Mayor' and  Aldermen. -' -  . The mode of Nomination of Can-,  didatcs shall'.be-as follows: The  Candidates-shall be nominated in  writing; the .writing .shall ;be, subscribed by two -voters, of ythe/Muni-  cipality "as "proposer and seconder,  and .'.shall.' be. delivered;^to"'-the/Re-  turhing Officer, at-any-tirhe'between  the'date of tbis-notice ,and^2 p.m."'  of. the day of'nomination: thcsaid_  writing may '-be- in the form num-,  bered 5 in the Schedule of.the Municipal Elections!-.iAct, 7and^ shall,  state the names', residence, and occupation or- description '.of each  person proposed, in such./manner  as sufficiently to identify such candidate; and in the event bf a poll  being necessary, such poll will be  opened-on Thursday, the' 14th clay  of January, 1915,. at the City Hall,  Enderby, of which every person is  hereby required to take notice and  govern   himself  accordingly'.  '.The qualifications for a person  to.be nominated and elected Mayor  are: That such person is a male  British subject of the full age of  twenty-onc.'years: is nol disqualified under any law, and has been  for the six months next preceding  the day of ��������������������������� nomination thc registered owner, in the Land Registry  Office, of land or real property in  the city of thc assessed value, on  the last Municipal Assessment Roll,  of one thousand dollars, or more,  ������������������yer __^,u] _ above any registered  "jutlgmeht-m���������������������������chtrgeTnTnd-who~isj  otherwise duly qualified as a municipal voter.  Thc qualifications for a person  to be nominated and elected as an  Alderman are: That such person  is a male British subject of the full  age of twenty-one years: is not disqualified under any law, and has  been for the six months next preceding the day of nomination the  registered owner, in the Land  Registry Office," of " land ' or "real  properly in thc city of assessed  value on the last Municipal-Assessment Roll, of five hundred dollars,  or more, over ancl above any registered judgment or charge, and who  is ' otherwise duly qualified as a  municipal   voler.  Given under niy hand al the City  Hall, Enderby, B.C., this 31st day  of December, 1914.'  .GRAHAM ROSOMAN,  Returning Officer.  Notice is hereby given that, at the  expiration of Thirty (30) clays, ap-.  plication will be made to the Board  ofyLicense Commissioners for the,. <  transfer of the License-for:'the sale   ]  ofLiqiior by retail in arid upon the  premises known as "The.Endcrby,   .  Hotel," situate in the "City .ot"En-17  derby, upon the lands described as . -  Lots One (1)  and Two (2); -Three   ,  (3)   and  Four . (4)7 Block, Eleven -"-,.  (11), Map Two Hundred arid.Ele-" *  i-\*  -**���������������������������,-!  ,', -v,-7jl  ven- "A". (211a), and-part of Lots '���������������������������'] 7>i7*|  One (1) and Two, *(2),. Belvedere" >7 ;%j|  Townsite, to Morgan O'Brien:   -:: 7'Vv" -''-1  RICHARD ELI BEST, 7,  By H. G. Davies, Attorney:  Dated this Ninth day of December, A. D. 1914. .     :        ,   :   '*>',"-;.~  V7'll  ���������������������������JKF>_  .-, ...^'^Sfl  'S^'vSffitt  -V-^ii  SCHOOL DISTRICT OF ENDERBY  NOTICE  Public Notice i.s hereby given to  the Electors of the School District  of Enderby, thai I require the presence of Ihe said Electors at thc City  Hall, Enderby, B.C., on Monday,  the 11th day of January, 1915, at 12  o'clock noon, for the purpose of  electing a person to represent them  as Trustee on the Board of School  Trustees of Enderby in the place of  Thomas Robinson, whose term has  expired. ���������������������������  The mode of Nomination of Candidates shall be as follows: The  Candidates shall be nominated in  writing; the writing shall be subscribed by two voters of the school  district as proposer and seconder,  and shall be delivered to thc Returning Officer al any time between  the date of this notice and 2 p. m.  of the day of nomination: the said  writing may he in the form numbered   5,   in   the   Schedule   of  the  ini Manitoba.'*- Saskatclaewan \a"nd'';Al-?������������������^>i!  berta, r the . Yukon77;Territory,; "���������������������������th������������������?7;^y-^;f^|i  Northwest Territories,:an<*T-.a- portion;^"'* ^'^  of- the: province' of British" .Columbia^ "'  may., be' leased'for'-a. term "of. twenty,-?  one -years' at. an \ annuals rental :of; fl'  an acre.  .Not more than 2,560 acres  will be leased'to one applicant. --;''��������������������������� SSr  i< Application    fur' a , lease must. be  made by tbe - 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-7  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  iiot available, but not otherwise. ' A"  royalty shall .be paid on 'the.merchantable output of the mine at the  rate of five cents per ton. .���������������������������;���������������������������.'  The person operating the mine shall ���������������������������  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for   the   full quantity of  merchantable coal mined and pay tbe'  royalty^thereeni=-^lf=the^cuaUmining=  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 110.00 an acre  For full information application  should be made to the Secretary of  the Department of" the" Interior,"Ot-~"  tawa, or to any Agent or Sus-Agent  of Dominion Lands.  W. W, OORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized    publication    of  hfs advertisement    will not be paid  OVER 65 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  Tradc Marks  Designs  Copyrights Ac  Anyone^iendlnj a sketch and deacrjptlou may  qnlckly incertaln our opinion free wuotlicr kii  liivontlon 18 probuhly pnldntnble. Communis.  tlonsBirlcllyeonhdentliil. HANDBOOK on I'ntouta  gent free. Oldest iKotioy for iccurlrtc putouu.  Pntonu taken through Muuu & Co. receive  ������������������p������������������faJ notice, without chargo, la tbe  Scientific American.  A handiomety iUuntTated weekly. Largrtt ������������������lr-  cnliUlon ot any scientific Journal. Twins (or  Canailn, $������������������.75 a year, jKtttaKe prepaid. Sold by  alt newgdsalcrt.  MHNN4Co.3e'Bro'd^NewYoik  Branch Office. 625 F St. Washington. D. C.  0. K. Barber Shop  H. HENDRICKSON, Proprietor  Everything   new   and   up-to-date.  Next thc Fulton Block, Enderhy THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, January 7, 1915  TEETH SET FOR THE. WORK  F. A. McKcnzie, in the Vancouver-  Province, cabling from London,  says: "England has entered on the  New'Year, in a spirit of grim resolution. The first flush of enthusiastic  confidence in a..quick victory is  gone, and men are realizing thai this  is a fiercer, harder, longer business  [ban at first believed. The nation is  now admitting lhe possibility of Ihe  aerial bombardment of our cities  and of attempts.iwinvade our coasts  German mine fields and high freight  rales have given some anxiety over  the food supply, and military experts, who earlier expected that the  Germans would be expelled from  Belgium by .March, now maintain  lhal this will require a summer campaign. There is scarcely one county family but has some relations  among the dead or wounded. These  darker aspects are being faced and  not ignored. Every precaution is  being made for a continental campaign in the spring, which will astonish humanity, and is Hearing  completion, particularly in armaments. The Territorials and Empire troops, who arc now relieving  worn regiments al the front, arouse  the greatest admiration.' "They and  Kitchener's army arc thc finest forces England ever had," say veteran  generals.  The national spirit may be best  illustrated by thc example of two retired admirals, one seventy years  old, who, being beyond thc age for  regular duty, have undertaken mine'  sweeping in the North Sea, thc most  trying, dangerous ancl disagreeable  work sailors know. There is no  weakening here, but a tight setting  of the teeth for a task demanding  all our strength."  MORE MEN WANTED  "Men arc ever ready to help others  inlo liberty, but never ready to  help themselves.  London ��������������������������� There arc increasing  indications, in the opinion of British observers of events on the continent, that a serious allied advance  against the whole German line in  the western arena of the war; will  be postponed. until such time as  larger contingents of Kitchener's  new army lake lhe field. The? losses  of the allies sustained up lo the  present time in tentative thrusts  here and there have been heavy in  proportion lo lhe gains achieved,  and it is understood that the various  leaders unite in the opinion that lhe.  sacrifices entailed by a general advance at lhis time would be loo  great.  The turn of events in the eastern  theatre of hostilities where Russia  appears .lo be more than holding her  own, necessitates, nevertheless, continued hard pressure againsl the  German lines in thc west to prevent  them moving any more of their  troops to the eastern field.  In the west thc lown of La Basse,  slill held by the Germans, is proving  lo be one of the hardest problems  thc allied forces have lo solve. The  invaders have thrown up exceptionally strong earthworks around  LaBasse and have two army corps  quartered in the city. To lake this  stronghold by direct assault would  mean a terrible loss of life, but its  taking i.s essential to any concerted  move forward in order to afford  protection lo he communications of  the Allies.      '          BOOM   TO   LET���������������������������Apply   Brownie  Tea Booms.  ���������������������������":  i Sec our new McClary Range ?  | ���������������������������Thc Gary. It's some i  { Range, at a popular price. !  j POLSON    &     MURRIN   |  A FEW SPECIALS  for Friday & Saturday  1 -2 lb, tins Fraser: Riyer^iiijr  ������������������������������������������������������'' Salmon*SS-f :'���������������������������-^& fbir ;25������������������c  4-lb Tins English .'Pure Fruit jams '^L  regular, 90c; for   70c  4-lb Tins English Marmalade for       55c  THESE WILL   SAVE  YOU MONEY  A fresh supply of Herrings; and Dill Pickles  Agents for Five Roses Flour.  ���������������������������DU-L-BROa������������������������������������������������������  GENTS' FURNISHINGS  'mtf\.  GROCERS  W*1  Two Tons of Wall-Paper  Arrived the Past Week  And we claim to have the  Largest and Most  Artistic   Stock  in this Section  You might as well get  what you want.  Get what  you will continue to like;  you are more likely to find\,  it in a big stock, carefully chosen from  the best manufacturers, than from a more  limited stock ordinarily found.  .\.j������������������.x������������������h������������������#<k������������������:������������������h^^  Mr. J. M. Cameron, Assistant General Superintendent of the B. C.  Division of Lhe C. P. R-, with whom  the people of this district must become acquainted, in their dealings with that company.  ANOTHER BATTLESHIP SUNK  Thc British battleship Formidable was sunk off Portsmouth by a  German submarine or mine, and  most of the officers and crew of 785  men were drowned, on Jan. 1st.  Thc Formidable was of the same  class as thc battleship Bulwark,  which was blown up a few weeks  ago off Shcerness. Only 141 members of her crew arc known to have  been saved. ���������������������������  .   ->  BEAUTIFY YOUR HOME  Al the least cost and risk by planting your gardens and orchards with  our Roses, Ornamental and Fruil  Trees, grown only in B. C, al our  well-known RIVERSIDE NURSERIES, at Grand Forks. No order too  large or too small.  For prices and particulars apply  H. E. C. Harris,       Enderby  V  ���������������������������  *  y  ���������������������������  *  ���������������������������  *  f  t  *  ���������������������������  Gigantic  Stock-taking and  Jaw Oram Sale  Now on at Foreman  & Armstrong's  Great Bargains  For further particulars see posters  Fares on all purchases of $15.00 or over, within a  20-mile radius, refunded.  75he BIG CASH STORE  y  ���������������������������  y  V  y  f  V  y  t  y  y  y  y  y  4  y  t  *  ���������������������������  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  ��������������������������� FOREMAN & ARMSTRONG,   Armstrong, B. C.  v  y  y  - <M  S 1  ..-;.$Sv?,S'n*  FOR ^SALE^rHeifer, vjust y.calved;  : good jnilkeryiinU;'gentle.. .'Apply,,  ;VBoxy7i, ^ti$y%7'^7s77s7< s  FOR.SALE���������������������������table'chicken; Wliile  Leghorn cockerels for breeding;  ' '-good'laving "strain." Young pigs.  H. F. Cowan/ Enderby.   FOR^ SALE���������������������������Registered    Yorkshire  'pigs;    both    sexes.      Rivcrdalc  Farm, E. Harrop, manager.  FOR SALE���������������������������Sweet cider, cooking  apples, cider vinegar. Geo. R.  Lawes, Enderby Heights.  WHY use inferior wood, when yon can  .   PlipiSi BAXTER!S BEST, BIRCH.  Leave orders at Dill Bros.  I ENDERBY MUSIC STORE I  CUTTER WANTED���������������������������Anyone having good second-hand culler lor  sale, give description and price to  WVA. Russell, Enderby.  or Cereals I  .^jne^^eiidrickspn'sv  N������������������;Barber;Shbp> ENDERBY r ,:>H  Mr. J. B. DUNLOP  FJRST-CLASS BOARD and rooms;  reasonable rates; Bradley house.  FOR ������������������������������������������������������ RENT���������������������������A    three-room    Hat,  ��������������������������� (ivei- old "Walker- Press- ollice.  Anplv Walker Press.   WILL AGAIN (D. V.) SPEAK ON LORD'S DAY AFTERNOON AT 3  O'CLOCK, AND TUESDAY EVENING, AT 7.30 O'CLOCK, IN THE K.  OF P. HALL, ENDERBY. SUBJECT, ''WHAT GOD SAYS ABOUT  ETERNAL PUNISHMENT, AND HOW TO ESCAPE IT."  First Curling Schedule  1 SPECIAL PRICES on all j  1 Heating Stoves and Ranges i  ? ���������������������������and they are right, too. j  I POLSON     &     MURRIN   j  J. E. CRANE, Proprietor  I  Fresh Meats  If you want prime, fresh meats, we  have them. Our cattle are grain-fed  and selected by our own buyers fron  the richest feeding grounds in Alberta, and are killed and brought to the  meat block strictly FRESH.  We buy first-hand for spot cash, s  enn give you the best price possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  ....������������������������������������,-���������������������������������������������.������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������..���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������.���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������-���������������������������"������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"���������������������������"������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"������������������������������������������������������  i  Our Groceries   {  t are Al Quality at right j  ! prices and good service J  I POLSON     &     MURRIN J  Dow-Walker  Dec. 28  Evans-Prince  Dec. 29  Murphy-Stevens  Kcilh-Mack  Dill-Murphy  Dec 30  'Scott-Evans  Stevens-Dow  Dec. 31  Prince-Keith  Walker-Dill  Jan. 4th  Evans-Keith  Murphy-Dow  Jan. 5lh  Mack-Scott  Stevens-Dill  Jan. 6lh  Prince-Mack  Jan. 7th  Stevens-Walker Scott-Prince  Jan. 8th  Murphy-Walker Mack-Evans  Dow-Dill  Jan.11th  Scott-Keith  Jan. 12lh  Winners  Winners  Won by    ,  Dow~~~  Prince  Score  15-7  17-G  Murphy  Mack  18-1  10-9  Dill  Evans  13-4  12-4  Dow,  Keith,  13-5  15-0  Dill,  Evans,  24-1  8-5  Murphy,  Scott  15-6  18-0  Mack,  13-8  Stevens,  11-6  ..*_���������������������������..��������������������������� -������������������..������������������-������������������������������������������������������������������������..���������������������������..#"������������������������������������������������������������������������"������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"������������������������������������������������������"���������������������������'  .������������������_#-#-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  CUTTERS AND SLEIGHS  A nice line of cutters and sleighs  has just been received by the undersigned.   Investigate.   You will find  prices and quality right and terms  he besl. JAS. McMAHON.  Soldiers are clothed and fed by  the State, but women and children  are turned homeless into ihe storm  to fight starvation as best they can.  Five Roses and Harvest Queen  Flour at Dill Bros.

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