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 'v*  ���������������������������r.jC  ^������������������������������������������������������JX-J  i  fl  IV,-'  IS": ���������������������������  Enderby, B. C, February 11, 1915  ft777-  ENDERBY AND DISTRICT NEWS  Mr." Ben Ackholm, of Chase, was  an Enderby visitor the past week.  The Enderby Egg Circle shipped  .117 dozen eggs for the 1st week in  February.   "  Mrs. Faint and child are visiting  ,Iheir parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robt.  Jones, this week.  Mr. Fisher, of the firm of Fisher  & Sage, of Armstrong, died a. few  days ago at the coast.  > The pruning school for Enderby  will be held on March 2nd, at-9.30,  at a place to be arranged later. ���������������������������  ���������������������������Mr.: W. J. Lemke received a telegram telling of his mother's death  at'New.Brighton, Minn., last Friday.  The morning service in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church will be  conducted by Mr. B. G. Freeman, of  .Armstrong. .',...-'-  Spectators'.seats will be provided  iiv the gallery at the Opera House  tonight for the masquerade-ball, at  :.50cya sc'at.7    ;���������������������������     .  , :'.. . ."*        ..   '.  '������������������������������������������������������'���������������������������������������������������������������������������������Sa demonstration -lecture under  :.:the^Farmers'Institute,; on dairying,  " wi 11 beheld .������������������������������������������������������in" K. [o f.'. P. Hall in the  7afterno6ivof J7cb.y.l0th: *.-;..'    7  -"'_ Hon. PriceEllison passed through  Enderby. for. Salmon Arm on Satur-  dav,~where he addressed'the annual  'inecting'of the -Farmer's':Institute." ;  -;"'.Police and License"': Commissioners* have been..". appointed as7fol-  lovvs: Police, Alderman Dill and Mr.  J. B". Gaylord; license, Aid. Sharpe  and Mr. F. Hassard.   7 y '  "��������������������������� The Enderby curlers came home  from, the Vernon bonspil on.Friday-  last," leaving-the cups behind-them.  They -all "say they hrfd a line time,  even if it wasn't exactly curling.  Foster's last weather report says  a cold snap will follow the present  warm spell, beginning thc 14th or  loth, continuing for a few days  only and followed by warm wave  till early in March.  A Liberal political meeting will  be held in the Opera House next  Saturday evening, Feb. 13th, at 8  o'clock, when Mr. John Oliver and  Col. Worsnop will'speak on the  political issues of the-day.   Dr. Crawford will be in Enderby  for a few-days-next-week, commencing Friday, Feb. 12th, and will  be found in his temporary quarters  in the old Poison building by anyone requiring dental work.  Methodist Church services on  Sundav next: Morning, at 11, subject, "What is Beyond the Grave;  evening service withdrawn; Sunday  -school at 2.30; service at Ashton  school at 2.30. Everyone cordially  welcome to all services.  The planing mill of thc Okanagan  Saw Mill is now working full time,  and orders for lumber are coming in faster than for "several pasl  months. It is not probable thai the;  mill will shut down again until lhc'  end of the 1915 culling season.  Mrs. F. S. Slcvcns returned from  the coast on Tuesday, .whither she  was called a few weeks ago to the  bedside of her son, "Ted," who is  seriously ill at his home in New  Westminster. Mr. Stevens is showing considerable improvement and  promises to about in. a short time.  A letter from Mr..A. Sutclill'e says  Ihcy had left King's Lynn just before the Zeppelin raid on that town  ancl so missed what was really a  novel experience, and he adds:  "there was not a shot fired at them.  It is thought that this was the forerunner of a bigger raid. Next  time they may have a hotter time."  They are now located at Wisbech.  The Swastikak Club, of Armstrong, are holding a masquerade  ball on Friday, Feb. 12th. It,is rumored that n large party are coming from there to attend the Hospital Auxiliary dance to be held in  the Enderby Opera House tonight,  and if this is the case Enderbyites  will no doubt return the compliment by attending the Armstrong  dance tomorrow night.  LIFE OF SERVICE ENDED  Enclerby was deeply stirred this  week by the death of Mrs. J. E.  Crane, one of thc city's oldest musicians and most loving friends.  There was something particularly  sad. in the going of this noble,"  helpful woman. For a. few -days  following the death of her. mother,  Mrs.'Parker, two weeks previous,  Mrs. Crane showed remarkable fortitude. She had the spirit, but not  the physical strength to bear up,under the load and after the first few  days?there "was"a perceptible weakening of the body. All that medical skill and loving hands cpuld do  availedr:ndthing,.and,yr shortly, before  4 o'clock Saturday1 afternoon she  closed her eycscin the last long  sleep. 7 -: '��������������������������� *���������������������������������������������������������������������������������*>.'-"''���������������������������-'" ='*���������������������������"-*' ' "��������������������������� -  She was buried from the Presbyterian, Church; where for many  years she served/so.faithfully at the:  organ. Rev.*, C. Reed; vicar of St.  George's. Church, of . which Mrs..  Crime was a "member, /read..the  service, and Rev. ;-'J.- A. Dow. spoke  of:the wonderful:lesson taught, in  "the :'swcet''iife'.'of. serviceyribw at'.an  end.**~ The *. church.; wasyfdled,7and:  upon;the. fae'e";bf_[each"and.al 1 x\yaIs  imprinted'"��������������������������� the great-sorrow ..welling,  within at.the, loss"of.one;whose.life  had .meant-so much'tomusic-lbving  Enderby. '['. 7 : ������������������������������������������������������ ���������������������������-. , ���������������������������;,.':,-*���������������������������  7.-Jntermerit; took'-.-piace ;in. theV En-;  derby .cc'mctei y,-. by' thbyside .of the  recently turned mound.-of her- ex-,  alted mother, .where-were heaped  the-yniost.- exquisite-/garlands, and.  sprays and anchorsyof; flowers bc-[  stowed by "loving ."friends.":''  7 Deceased was 57 years, of age  and leaves, to . mourn, her Vlbss7 a  husband and son, to: whom the  heartrfelt sympathy of - they com  munity" is "extended:   ���������������������������S'.'.'7s77S''-7  ' W. A. ENTERTAINMENT  HOSPITAL A UXIL1AR Y MEETING  A largely1" attended, meeting of the  Ladies' Hospital Auxiliary was held  in the City Hall on Monday. At this  meeting the| important question of  retaining the 'Service's of' Miss Davies came dp, also the question of  building. Mr.S. Poison kindly offered the Auxiliary the use of the  Worthington residence free, of rent  for the. period of; one year. After  considering - the proposition,; from  all points,* the -ladies decided to.  thank-y-Mr. :Polsbn -'for' his very  .liberal offer but to decline it,.since  the rent of the present quarters had  been reduced to $20; per -month including .the furniture. A number  of Enderby. citizens hadalsb signed  to'-.pay', in to the Auxiliary the sum  of $25 per month to go toward pay-,  ing the hospital assistant, and under  these conditions, the ladies .had  succeeded "in inducing Miss Davics  to continue the work for'another  six months, dating from the 1st of  March.'       ��������������������������� -' ,.'"���������������������������-' 7.-'.' -  VICTIM OF7APPENDICITIS:  loathe  .In K. of P. Hall," on the evening  of Shrove Tuesday, '-Feb/. 16th;. at 8  o'clock, by the W. A. of St. George's  Church. The* program cbriiinences  with tlie laughable farce "Box and  Cox." Characters, Mr. ,Cox, Mr. R/  Bigge; Mrs. Bouncer, Miss B. Robi.V-  son. This will be followed by a  cycle of song, "The Daisy Chain,"  by=Miss-Seymoui>Miss-B.-Robinson,--  Rev. C. -Reed and Mr, R. R. Gibbs.  An Irish dance in costume will be  given by Mrs. R. E. T. Forsler and  Miss Tocquc; and solos by Miss  Seymour, Mr. Wilkinson, and Mr.  Hall: duct by Mrs. Turner and Mrs.  Neill; dialogue, Miss Janiicson and  Miss Gibbs; concluding with thc  patriotic solo by Rev. C. Reed,  "Thc Veteran's Song." Admission,  25 cents.  ..y.'Ed"..'���������������������������--[Simard was. taken  Vcrnon^Hospitai' Saturday/J$st"3'o  be operated upon; for. appendicitis.  X)n his.arrival :".i't:, was seen* at: b'iice.  that he-was several days' late;*7Aiv  operation,s-wjs perfqrm'edra'nd; ali*  .thatjwas.ipbssibleTwa's dpnclb,-: savi.*.  the ^yourig/ niari,' but^thcrc\wi������������������s ho  chance, ��������������������������� and 'death caine - a;; f ew  hours after.the operation."; ' '7; 7  Mr. Simard,was a sterling young  mail, well thought ,of -and':industrious. He was., a- member of [the.  B. C Horse in Enderby; and Major.  Hcnniker paid military recognition  to his qualities-in ordering out.tlie  troops, stationed-- at Vernon 'to. 'accompany the body to the station on  returning, to Eiiderby... Interment  took place at the Enderby cemetery  Tuesday afternoon.  ���������������������������JANUAHY HONOR ROLL  Enderby Fortune School .  : Div. J.���������������������������A:, 1, Helen7Dow; 2,  Fred.-Hassard; 3, Finlay Brash.  B.,1,. Josepliiiie. Paradis; 2, Dugald  Cameron; 3, Annie Funk. '���������������������������.-.  . Div. II.-���������������������������A., 1, Lornc Landon; 2,  Ernest* Landon;, 3,. Esther Carlson;  4- :Gebrge* Graham/.- B', A, Roy  Strickland; .2,[Joe 'Bell; 3, Jennie  Sherlow.-    .-     7-7" 7      7  ;' :,Diy.: III.���������������������������rl,. Alice Sowden; 2,  Violet/Grant; 3, Edward Hawkins.  . Div. TV.���������������������������A.,1, 'Ella McKay; 2,  Henry Vogel; 3, Kenneth Burnham.  ii.,' -I',*- Ceci 1. Walker; 2,. Alice; Landon;  3, Edna Cameron; C.; 1, Lea Oaks;  2,.Dorothy ,Keith;"3,: Ernest Schul.tz.  y Div. 'V."-^-A,'.'l,y Clarence: Burnham, Bessie Bell, Marion Fravel;  2, Bobbie.Carson;'3, Elmer Hassard.  B.^l, Willie Sowden, Howard.Carlton, Grace Hedley; 2, Hei;mbn.Gildemeester;'; 3, Janet FraveK,-y'Vy:^.,;  CITY COUNCIL MEETING  UNITED SERVICES SUNDA Y-  7yFollbwing: isvtheyprogfam; b  uiiitcd^scryic'e;: 16.; i be; 1*1 c 1 cj K i n F t he -  'Presbyterian::Churcli7'bh i 'Sunday;  the. 14thV. at :7;30;-p:'nv.;-to celebrate  , one..;- hu nd red i,y ea rs;fpf .-"ipeace V, be-.  -tweeh^Canadal'ah^T^ther^Unit'ed  ���������������������������States :^.-trvc.>;,n.y r^.S 'S'^Sf's--^ SS^k  >,'1. /:National 'Ahthcm.^:fe* "{''. i"i:37  ' v 277Chbrus, r-"Wev^Praiser vThee,,  ;0^,'Gbd:"!  ^r.  PEACE AFTER, LONG ILLNESS  After, an illness extending over,  many- mbnihs. Mr_. Jas. F. . Dale  passed away at the Cottage Hospital  last Thursday; aged 45 years.'"  Mrs. Dale was one of those tenacious, jovial little, souls that can  bear the load of a Hercules, upon  -the-shouldcr-s=of-a-ny-mplvand=even-  up to the last moments of her living  hours she bore with patience and  fortitude her suffering. . She was,  an early resident of Enderby.and  esteemed by all.  Tbe funeral took place Saturday  afternoon from the ;". Methodist  Church, of which she was a faithful  member, the Rev. J. W. Hedley officiating, burial taking place in thc  Enderbv cemetery.  j.v, .;3.^Respo'nsiveVi;Readingj^Rey,  :���������������������������;���������������������������* v������������������������������������������������������\V.~- Hedley ������������������nd'':congregation"'  - 4.  ,Hymn;:"GbdbLOur. Father",  '" " '  Solo,; 4,,Babylbn"-Mr.G.; Calder,  Prayer,.Rev. J..A."Dow.'y7   .  Chorus, "The a" Heavens.'5are'  Telling;" trio, Mrs..Neill, Mr.  Higginson,- Mr. T. H. ^Calder,  Address,.Rev. C.yReed. .  .'Hymn, "God the All Terrible"  .Chorus,-"Worthy is the Lmnp'  Collection to defray expenses  and church notices.'7 ';  Chorus, ."Hallelujah!. for the  :Lord-      God      -Omnipotent  Rcigneth." ...  o.  (>.  :7."  .8.  9.  10.  12.  At"the special.meeting of the City 7:  Council   last'"."Friday.- evening," >at  which all "members were present excepting-Aid. Sharpe, thc estimates '  ,,  for" the [ensuing, term   were   con- **  sidered. and   passed;-    These   estimates include $3,096.03 for sinking  funds, and. $5,739.92 for interest on  debentures;'..18,14{J; for 'public and*    ,  lugli school;maintenance; $1,100 for-    -  roads and sidewalks;'$800 for fire      s 7. ���������������������������".  protection; $477.50 for street light-y .'      '   -  ing;  $128 foi-yCityJiall; $450  for,  /'  health department;.$150 for policey:>,-:*  department; ���������������������������'$800. for  interest  oh'V "i7--' **   >"  temporary71o&ns;7$900\for  clerk; y ;> -s"'-J  $50 fbrTass.essor;7$175: for- printing "77'I. ' 7~  iuid statibni_ry;-$.75 ;for municipal^    ^.y -   <-  elections; . $300' 'for'   magislrate';>*^*:J",'''   '-v  $350,[for.sundry charges; $000 for-'*; " -''.'!  constable;  and-$1,412.40  for'icon- - "���������������������������'-��������������������������� v. * "  tingencies;.atotaFbf7$27,100.   .    - S"^S'" \t  ; The estimated revenues in 'addi-vC    ",7r*  lion to the7regular:tax.'lcvy are as-./-.r^ \~  follows: cash;oh-hand!>$52.50; Gov- :y'r^L V*  eminent, grant '"for., school, $4,237.50 ;y 7a*. r_. :St *  refund ,;on;yaccourit yoflibrary,"$48;-/r^; ^.'%]  r'elund:���������������������������-'bnvacc'ount'V'of /scribblers.-y?,/- %-;_/.  $25;rwaterwdrks;*:$c;i29.50rsundr,y*7 Jt" >i**S|  tbtal:bf4$12;500r   Inysubniittirigithesc; estimates. Ald.v^/y  Dill,7as7chairman.fof7the finance"yJ"  committee,;reported that the.amount  "tint  ANNUAL VESTRY MEETING  The annual vestry meeting of the  parish of Enderby took place in the  Parish Hall oii Wednesday evening,  Jan. 27th. The Rev. C. Reed took  the chair. After thc usual reports  of the wardens and rector had  -been-read-and-adoptedHhe=follow-r  ing ollicers were appointed and  elected for 1915: People's warden,  Mr. White; rector's warden, Mr.  Gibbs; delegates to synod. Mr. L. B.  Massey and Mr. A. I). Stroulger:  substitutes, Mr. Hinc and Mr. M.  Sail; church committee, Enderby,  Mr. Crane, Mr. Grindon, Miss-Gibbs  and Miss Forster; Mara, Mr. Mine.  Mr. W. Bobinson: Grindrod, Mr.  Slrouluer. Mrs. Wells.  ^^Sti^^^si^fe  iJJ^SiSf  increase, andthe report concludes:  -"While.doubtless the;expenditures  vindicated 'by   these -figures   were  justified ; by- circumstances,    and  commended.themselves to the judg-.  ment: of ,the. councillors and 'ratepayers   in- past  years;  and  would  have   been . absorbed:-.had   normal,  times' continued, ,.wc should regard  it as little less than: disastrous un-  ller thciconditibns.of, today.1 to levy;  another   year's   taxes   of   similar  anfount this year".' /���������������������������'  ��������������������������� "Wc " therefore" recommend that  bnlyonerhalf of lhe amount needed  be levied, and that the balance required to meet the year's expenses   und,  with"  be borrowed froni the sinking  and "sinking fund'be credited  Interest, therefor at 4 per cent.  "This action would, of course,  have to be sanctioned by thc Attorney-General'-or Municipal Dej)art-  ���������������������������"mcnt-rbut=we=*:arc=:rof^bi)inion=tthaHt  would not. be diilicull, under the  circumslances, to obtain this sanction. By taking this course we  should give the people a chance to  calch up last year's very heavy levy  and we believe that this would be  the best possible way of meeting  the present abnormal situation.  Special measures could be undertaken at some future time, when  conditions'have improved, for replacing what is borrowed from thc  sinking fund. No payments are  due to be made from sinking fund  until Dec. 81 si, 1910, ami then only  a comparatively small amouni."  The report ���������������������������subniillcd by Aid.  Dill, was received by thc Council,  and the necessary. instructions lo  thc Clerk given for the malter lo be  taken up wilh Ihe Allorney-Gcneral.  LECTURE ON AGRICULTURE  BIS  TYPE OF ZEPPELIN WHICH RAIDED ENGLAND  Mr. W. C. Jackson was in Enderby Wednesday afternoon lo arrange  for a meeting here of Ihe Dominion  Government lecturers on agriculture, and lhc possibilities of the  future, particularly as ihe result of  the greatly increased demand for  farm products owing lo the European war. Thc meeting will be  held in K. of P. Hall, on Ihe aTler-  noon of Thursday, Feb. 25th, from  2 to -I p. m. The speakers will be  Prof. W. T. McDonald, on live  stock and where and how lo dispose of il, and Mr. P. H. Moore, on  agriculture and where to find a  market for agricultural products.  It is intended to hold this meeting  under Ihe auspices of the Farmer's  Institute, and every farmer in the  district i.s urged to-attend, as very  valuable information will be given  by the speakers as to whal Ihe Government is doing to encourage and  to promote the agricultural industry  and at the same time assist the  Motherland by providing agricultural products. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, February 11, 1915  not only adding 80,000 new soldiers a month to  her forces in the field, but her navy is costing a  steadily increasing amount. The current official  estimate of Lloyd George, chancellor of the exchequer, is $45,500,000 a week.  Belgium, Servia, Roumania, Greece ancl Holland are all borrowing from England. Italy has  already issued a war loan of '$200,000,000 although she is not at war; the Dutch a loan of  $110,000,000; Canada a war loan of $100,000,000,  ancl a second for the same amount has been announced from Ottawa.  IL will hc seen from these figures that modern  war is nol merely a question, of men, it is a question of war cliest. And no nation has a larger war  chest lhan Great Britain.  Pulling these figures together, official and unofficial,'it is certain that to date lhe war bills actually paid have averaged at least $1,000,000,000  a month. And they arc mounting up at the rale  of $48,000,000 a day, approximately, or $2,000,000  an hour, day and night, Sundays and holidays.  GERMANY WILL ATTEMPT BLOCKADE  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Published every   Thursday at    En'derby,   B. C.  at  S2   per  year,   by  the  ^   . Walker   Press.  Advertising Riites:   Transient,  50c an inch first insertion,  25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. SI an inch per month.  Legal Notices:   12c a line first insertion: 8c a line each subsequent insertion.  Readinif Notices and Locals: 15c a line.  FEBRUARY 11, 1915  THE GOOD AND THE BAD  There arc two kinds of religion, good and bad.  The religion of kindness, good cheer, helpfulness  and useful effort is good. But any form of religion lhat. incorporates a belief in miracles and  other barbaric superstitions as a necessity to salvation, is not only bad, but very bad.  Belief in superstition makes no man kinder*  gentler, more useful lo himself or society. Hc can  have all thc virtues without the fetich, and he may  have the fetich and all the vices besides.  It is remembered when  B. Fay Mils was in  his prime of service in Los Angeles, Cal.   He had  separated himself from "church" activities and  the pulpit, and was trying to Jive a simple life of  helpfulness amongst his followers.   He was not in  any way interfering wilh the established church  work, bul preferred to do his work outside of and  independent of institutional systems. And because  hc was so disposed, hc. was ostracised by such  eminent divines as Rev. Dr. Mclntyrc, Rev. Chapman and Rev. Torry.   B. Fay Mills, according to  Dr. Mclntyrc, had all thc virtues���������������������������hc was for-'  giving, kind, gen lie, modest, helpful.   Bul B. Fay  Mills  abandoned   lhc  fetich,   hence   these  good  M*)rlhodox=^inini.slci's,===J\ldnLy-i:c,^_Chapjuaii==.au.cl.  Torrcy, called upon lhe public lo pray for B. Fay  Mills.   Mills had all the virtues when he believed  in the fetich, and when he disavowed the fetich he  still had lhe virtus, and in a degree he never before  had.   Kven tlie reverend gentlemen opposing him  admitted this, but still, Ihey declared, he was forever "lost."   Whal these gentlemen really meant  when they asked the people lo pray for Mills was  Ihaf.ljKw-^hould ask-God to make Mills to be like  Ihem. "BuTTGo711[lidh'~lTu^^  There are good people lhc world oyer very  much like the reverend gentlemen menlioned  above, in lhal they are continually asking God to  make their neighbors-lo be like they are. And lhe  way they address lhc Almighty reveals that their  reverence for him springs oul of lhe supposition  lhal lie is very much like themselves.  Germany has given notice that she will lake  every means known in warfare to effectually stop  all shipping along thc coast of France, and already  submarines have started the sinking of merchantmen along the coast of England. This new tack  of lhc Germans has not caused any uneasiness in  England or in France. Britain holds lhat a blockade lo be valid must be effective, and experts, in  thc Old Country do not sec how Germany can  make good her threat, since thc ships of thc  Kaiser are locked up in her harbors, ancl cannot  make an effective raid upon any place within  striking distance.  II is recalled lhal this is not thc first lime such  a threat has been made against Britain. Napoleon  over a century ago issued his Berlin decree forbidding trade with Britain. Its only effect was to  alienate neutral nations, and men say this will be  thc effect now. They declare lhe proclamation is  a bluff and a somewhat stupid bluff. One thing is  certain, there can be no effective blockade so long  as lhe British licet is master of the situation ancl  remains unwhipped.  BANK of MONTREAL  Established 1817  Capital, $16,000,000 (paid up)  Heat, $11,000,000  H. V. Meredith, Esq., President  Sir Frederick Williams-Taylor, General Manager  BRANCHES IN LONDON; ENG., NBW YORK and CHICAGO.  SAVINGS   DEPARTMENT  DepoBitB received from $1 upward*, and interest allowed at current ratea.  Interest credited 30th  June aud 31st December.  ENDERBY BRANCH E. J. WHITE, Manager  Specials in Lumber  while they last:  No. 4 "Novelty Siding,  ' No. 2 2z4 and 2x6,  No. 2 Mixed Lath,    -  Short Cordwood,  Dry Blocks,  $10.00 per M  $13.00 per M  $1.75 per M  $3.75 per load  $2.25 per load  I AM ADVERTISING  TWO MILLIONS AN HOUR  Yvel Guyol. Hie eminent French economist, in  a message lo lhe Inlernalional News Service, says  lhe cost of lhe war lo dale is al an average of  $���������������������������10,000,000 a day, or more lhan $7,000,000,000 for  six months lo date.  Roger W. Babson's estimate i.s $280,000,000 a  week a I the present lime, or cxacllv $10,000,000 a  dav. LcRov Beaiilicu estimates $'}50,000,000 a  week, or $50,000,000 a dav.  France spent $855,000,000 in lhe first four  months, (more lhan $7,000,000 a dav); Germany  issued one l'>an of $815,000,000 and Ireasurv bills  for $.37:5,000.000 more, making $1,175,000,000  during lhe first five months���������������������������she therefore spent  nearly $8,000,000 a day. It i.s reported lhal Germany's expenses are now less lhan they were in  lhe first months of the war, as the service is said  lo he heller organized. Russian expenses arc less  than Germany's, bul more than France's.  Great Britain is Ihe only power whose war expenses are constantly increasing, because she is  I came inlo being as the spoken language came  ���������������������������slowly, gradually, ancl to meet an urgent need.  I have been worked for evil, but mostly Ihavc  been worked for good. J can still be worked for  evil, but each clay it grows more difficult to misuse  mc. I am at once a tool ancl a living force. If  you use mc wisely, I am a tool in your employ. If  you misuse mc, my double edge will injure or destroy you. If you do not use me, 1 am a force that  works against thc aims ancl purposes lhat animate  your business.  1 speak a thousand tongues ancl have a million  voices.  I am lhc ambassador of civilization, the manservant of science and ��������������������������� the father of invention.  I have peopled thc priarie, and with my aid  commerce has laid twin rails of gleaming steel in  a gridiron across tlie continent ancl stretched a  network of copper into thc far corners of ihe  globe.  I am thc friend of humanity���������������������������for I have filled  thc commoner's life with a hundred comforts  denied lhe king of yesterday.  I have brought clean food, healthful warmth,  music, convenience and comfort into a hundred  million homes.  I have scaled thc walls of thc farmer's isolation  and.linked,him_Jo_.thc world of outer interests^  1 build great factories and people "them" with  happy men ancl. women who love thc labor I  create.  I am a bridge lhal spans all distance and brings  lhc whole world to your door, ready and eager to  buv your wares. *  ] have made merchant princes out of corner  shopkeepers and piled the wealth of a Monte  Crislo inlo the laps of Ihose knowing my power.  ���������������������������J am cither the friend or lhe foe to-conmelilion  ���������������������������so he who finds me first is both lucky and wise.  Where it cost cents to hire me yesterday it costs  quarters today, and will cost dollars tomorrow.  But whosoever uses me had best have sense;.for  I repay ignorance wilh loss ancl wisdom with the  wealth of Croesus.  1 spell service, economy, abundance and opportunity; for 1 am lhe one and only universal  alphabet.  I live in every spoken word and printed line���������������������������in  every thought lhal moves man to action and every  deed lhat displays character.  I Am Advertising !  Why not lay in your winter supply of wood NOW  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. En_.rby  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel, L������������������J.URPHY  Enderby  :>  Alfalfa Meal  j.  ..  ..  ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������^:������������������h..>x.<������������������<������������������.:������������������:~h^.:������������������:������������������:..:..:..:..:������������������:������������������.:4.h^-i-m^-w^^h������������������+4^^^-m^<  i  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. Paterson, Lieutenant-Governor,  Chairman.  -J��������������������������� ~���������������������������^_ 7fheJIon. .SirLRicharOlcBridc, K. _C. M. G.  F. S. Barnard, Hon. Sec.-Treas.  Wc haven't anything against calendar advertising. It may be good enough in its way, but it is  thc most expensive advertising a business man  can indulge in for the returns it gives. Any man  can realize this: Thc name on a pretty card  hung upon the kitchen wall or behind thc door  means nothing as a '-'business getter." It is really  an expense lhat most business houses are now reducing lo a whisper. Thc cost of such "advertising" is about double what would be paid to the  home paper for fifly-two insertions of a five-inch  ad in ils columns. Any merchant that could not  sav something in fifty-two messages to the readers  ofhis home paper that would bring him one-hundred fold more business lhan his name stuck on  a calendar, is not in business today, in this or any  other man's town.  ^.; ; ENDERBY BRANCH  Committee: Aid. P. II. Murphy, Act ing Mayor, President,  Graham Rosoman, City Clerk, Hon.  Sec.  J. W. Gilman, Manager Enderby Branch Union Bank of Canada,  Hon.-Treas.  Thc objects of this organization are: "To collect, administer and  distribute a fund for the assistance, in case of need, of thc wives,  children and other dependent relatives of ollicers and men, residents of  Canada, who during lhe present war, may he on active service with  thc naval and military forces of the British Empire and Great Britain's  allies." Thus, those who will benefit by thc Fund are the dependents, not only of Canadian volunteers and regulars, but also of British  army and navy reservists, and of French, Belgian, Servian, Russian  and Japanese reservists who have joined thc 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 cost of living, the scale of  distribution to those entitled to assistance will be approximately the  same throughout Canada.  Thc Executive Committee of the Enderby Branch earnestly solicit  donations, which may be remitted or handed to any of the local  ofliccrs, or to Mr. II. M. Walker, of the Enderby Press. All contributions will be promptly acknowledged through The Press.  Oct. 27h, 1914. GRAHAM ROSOMAN, Hon.-Sec.  It will cost you just one-  third of a cent a pound ������������������_r  Butter wrapped in your own neatly printed Butter Parchment, if you order from-    THE WALKER PRESS t  Thursday, February 11, 1915  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  WHENBUYINGYEAST  INSIST ON HAVING  THIS PACKAGE  __MH_WHITE$T.L!_H1  *0Y4/  Attorney-General Bowser and the  Defunct Dominion Trust Company  I^JORONTO.Og^  DECLINE SUBSTITUTES  British Columbia * is particularly  well adapted to mixed farming.  OF CANADA  With Cash in the Bank  You Can Buy to  Advantage ~  You, know .how everything  costs more when you have to buy  on credit. Why not practice self-  denial a while if necessary, open.  a Savings Account in the Union  Bank of Canada, and, with the  money in hand, buy at Cash  prices ? The discount will help  to swell your bank balance, an(i.  . you will have a good start towards  financial independence. '.  Enderby Branch,      J. W. GILLMAN, Manager  "SECRET SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40-  Regular meetings first  Thursday on or after the  full moon at 8 p. m. iri Q,<"d-  fellows Hall. Visiti'nfc  brethren cordially invited  GRAHAM ROSOMAN  W. M.  JNO. WARWICK  Secretary  . 0.0. F.  E_/  Eureka Lodge, No. 60  Meefs every Tuesday" Evening at 8 o'clock.'in I. O.  O. F. hall. Metcalf block.   .Visiting brothers always    welcome. JAS. MARTIN. N. G.  C. PARKINSON. V. G. *  R. E. WHEELER. Sec'y.   '  J. B. GAYLORD. Treas.  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35. K. of P.  Meets every Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall.   Visitors cordially invited to attend.  R. H. CRANE. C. C.  T. H. CALDER. K.R.S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rales, etc., address,  R. N. BAILEY. End.rby  PR0FESSI0NAT7  ^C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  Money to Loan  Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  Last week thc affairs of the defunct   Dominion   Trust   Company  and   the   Provincial   Government's  identification therewith and measurable responsibility for, furnished  the motif for the big scenes in the  local Parliament, Attorney-General  Bowser filling the stellar part and  unquestionably adding to the number of his admirers by the vigor  and thc logic of his defence of the  Government  and  his  own  official  course.     The   address   was   probably   the    best   contribution    Mr.  Bowser  as   yet  has  made   to   thc  history of parliamentary debate in  British   Columbia.     The   presentation of the Government's measure  providing for the relief of deserving debtors under certain 'defined  circumstances, and thc submission  kof legislation for the inauguration  of industrial activities utilizing the  kelp   supply   of  British   Columbia  coastal waters, were the other- outstanding features of parliament activity during the week just closed.  During'" thc week now opening the  redistribution measure will be con-  sidered in caucus during-the opening  days,   being  laid   before   the  House on Thursday or Friday, and,  it is expected, going through with  comparatively little debate and few  material   changes.    The   estimates  are  not looked  for until the first  week, in March, their presentation  and ".adoption   heralding  prorogation.'  It is by ho means easy to condense inlo" the'meagre limits of a  few newspaper paragraphs the  solid matter.qf a_carefullyprepared  analytical resume bf Government  action and policy extending over a  period of years and requiring several hours for its delivery even by  rapid-fire Miv; Bowser.' The kernel  of-/-public interest in-the .address  was,.however, tlie announcement of  the Government's course under the  conditions which have developed  out of the- Dominion Trust Company's "failure, whic^l announcc--  ment may* be briefly summarized:.  Thc Provincial Government will  exert every effort to give depositors of the defunct Dominion Trust  Company the same legal status as  all creditors, and to this end has retained Mr. E. P. Davis, K. C, who  is instructed to press his case to the  last court of resort.  Pending a decision in litigation  involving the forfeiture to thc Government of bonds in the amount of  $250,000 deposited by guarantee  companies on behalf of the Dominion Trust Company, the Government will, during the present session, place in the estimates a similar sum, which will become immediately available for thc aid of all  -such-crcditors-as-may-be-dcclared-  beneficiaries.  The term "moratorium" is scarcely a  correct one  to  apply  to  the  bill    introduced    respecting    contracts relating to land. It may more  aptly be defined   as   a   provision  vesting in the Lieutenant-Governor  in   Council   power to   extend the  equitable jurisdiction of the courts  if occasion shall render such course  necessary.    In the enforcement of  the common law, the court of chancery at an early date in the history  of English jurisprudence assumed  the power to protect people from  thc   consequences  of  fraud,   accident  or  mistake.    The  courts  of  this Province now exercise all the  powers of the court of chancery,  and it is proposed that the Government may, if,events seem to render  such- a   course   necessary,   extend  this equitable jurisdiction  to  certain     contracts    affecting    lands,  where   their   fulfilment   has   been  rendered  impossible- for the  time  being  by   reason,   directly   or  indirectly,  of the war.    Many  contracts stipulate that they shall not  be  of force  where "the  condition  that creates a liability arises from  an act of the King's enemies, and  the proposed measure is really but  an extension of the principle underlying such cases  and  the^ general  jurisdiction of the courts'.to grant  relief where equity demands that  il should be given.'  _9  ButterWrapper  Parchment  Has made three jumps in price since the beginning of the war, and the price' is still on  the up-grade. But we are still printing  Butter Wraps at the old price, and will continue to do so while the stock .of Parchment  we have on hand lasts.   It is going.   ~  The Walker Press  HOW TO PREPARE A HOTBED  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables I \  ENDERBY, B. C*  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Dray ing of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers and Tourists in-!  vited to give ue a trial.  Thc.provinces of Saskatchewan,  Manitoba and New Brunswick have  on. their statute books legislation  identical wilh the Act passed by  British Columbia. British Columbia was, however, thc only Province to act upon thc suggestion of  lhe -Minister of Justice and- repeal  these special powers. Present efforts of the Government are directed lo securing for thc unfortunate  losers by the collapse of1 the Trust  Company whatever aid it may be  possible lo obtain for them, but if  il should be found lhal any of lhe  directors of the defunct institution  arc criminally involved, prosecutions will be instituted and pressed  "irrespective of persons, positions  or influence."  It was a tale of fascinating interest that fell from the lips of thc  Attorney General. There were  startling revelations made' showing  the remarkable magnetic influence  which Arnold, lhe dead and gone  power in the Dominion Trust Company, seems lo have exercised upon  all with whom he came in contact;  pathetic stories of the present position of certain of thc unfortunate  depositors in practically all parts  of the world; and a complete expose of the organized plot to make  the collapse of this company a political asset with which to accomplish the overthrow of the McBride  Government and the retirement of  the Attorney General into private  life.  Collect   unhcated   manure   from  the horse barns.and mix with the  pure manure an equal amount of  straw that has been;used for.bedding.   Fork this over well and pile  in heap and let stand for about two  days.   If it does not start to.heatjn  this, time  moisten  the entire  pile  with warm water. " :       ,   ��������������������������� ���������������������������?.- ,  t Prepare a pit for the manure bedl  This should be located ,on thc south  side of building with a good exposure to the sun.   the pit .'should  be about two feet deepjnotovcr-six"  feet wide, and as long as desired.  Il  is preferable  to  have  the long  measure cast and, west.   As soon as  the manure has started lo heat well  it should be placed in thc pit and  carefully tramped.   This is the best  method   of   packing   the   manure  evenly in all parts of the bed.   If it  seems "dry,  add   enough  waler  to  dampen, but do not apply enough to  saturate   the   bed.     Let   the   bed  stand    until    it.  is   heating   well  throughout, then cover with five or  sjx inches of good garden loam. Lei  this stand for three or four days  and  then  work down  the surface  with a rake and the bed is ready  for seeding.  A broad frame, 10 or 12 inches  LETTERS TO THE CONTINENT-  Arrangemcnts have been made by  the . Postoffice Department at Ottawa, whereby the ordinary.rate of  NOTICE  In  thc Matter of Ihe'/.Estdte'df the  late ./. IV. Morton, dese'ascd  Notice  is hereby given  that  all  ....   -   .persons having claims against the  two cents per ounce applicable to | above estate of the laic-J. W. Mor-  all letters sent from Canada to the I ton, deceased,-are hereby required'-'  United Kingdom', will apply to let-"0 forward same tojhe undersigned  ters-addressed ,to_ British and.Canadian ,iroops on the Continent. The  rate on ordinary letters . from  Canada for the Continent' js five  cents for thc first ounce and three  cents for each subsequent ounce, so  that this extension of the two cent  rate to* letters addressed to our  soldiers on ..the Continent is a decided ,reduction in favor of coi'-.  respondencc going to-the soldiers.  CITY OF ENDERBY  NOTICE is hereby given that the  first sitting of the Annual. Couri of  Revision of-the. Municipality of the  Citv bf Enderbv- for the vea*r"1915;  will be held at the Cily .Hall, Enderby, on Tuesday, the 2nd day of  March, 1915, at 7.30 o'clock p.m.;  for the purpose of hearing and,determining complaints against the  assessment as'made by lhe Assessor,  and revising and correcting the  assessment roll.  Any person complaining against  the assessment must give notice in  writing to the Assessor of thc  ground of his complaint al least 10  (lays before the dale of the said  j first silling of the Court of Revision.  Dated at the Citv Hall, Enderby.  this 28th dav oT January. 1915.  ���������������������������'  GRAHAM ROSOMAN,  Citv Clerk.  on or before the Fifteenth/-(15lh)  day  of  February  next,! when - the. .'  executors will proceed to distribute'7--i  the   assets   of. the, said-deceased --\.  among the parlies entitled thereto, 7  having" regard only to the claims:   ',  of. which  notice  shall, have  been.;  given,  and. that  they  will ,not.;be - -';, -  liable for the said .assets,-or "any , 7-;  part thereof, so distributed to";any  ;: ;  person, of whose claim notice'shall/VV  not  have- been; duly  received- bSr-i  them tat; the .-time1" of. said distribu-:--\*.**"������������������  tion. -   ���������������������������-*   .���������������������������"-������������������������������������������������������-    ���������������������������'-  ' ,   -S, .-77->:j.'7*;_7  _ Dated at Enderbv,:B.C., this 27thi*rip  day! of -January/:A;Dvr1915.*^���������������������������"������������������?������������������������������������������������������?:���������������������������^rA'  7, ...   .7     .7 H; G. DAVIES;. S77^S  S'       -7      v Barrister,, etc. 7-?.;<., ,-  7 Bell Block, Enderby, B.C;' ,  77 "  1 British Columbia fruits���������������������������apples/^"  pears', plums', cherries, apricots;-';  grapes and peaches'���������������������������have won the  highest awards- at "exhibitions- in -  Great Britain/Eastern Canada"and 7  lhe United States. 7  on the north, should be placed  about the bed when the pit is prepared. The glass sash or cloth  covering used should be placed on  as soon as lhe manure is packed in.  A bed prepared in this way will  furnish heat aboul six weeks. The  temperature will run high al the  start and gradually go down. Al  thc end of, six weeks lhc hoi bed  becomes a cold frame and will protect plants from frosts but not hard  freezes.  CUTTERS AND SLEIGHS  A nice line of cullers and sleighs  has just been received by thc undcr-  k-���������������������������i     ��������������������������� ,i ,i        i   i    i i    .i   .  signed.    Investigate.   You will find  l"Bh-onMhc-soulh^ndMloubJc-thal^^  the best.  IAS. McMAIION.  British Columbia has wide areas  suitable in every respect for cattle-  grazing, horse-raising, and sheep-  ranching.  To thc timbcrman,the manufacturer of pulp, paper, etc., and all  manufacturers who use soft .woods  as the principal factor in,their output, British Columbia ��������������������������� offers very  great opportunities. 7  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  A Girl's Composition on Boys  Boys is men that have got as big  as Iheir papas, and girls is young  women lhat will be young ladies  by-and-by. Man was ���������������������������made before  woman. "When God looked; at  Adam he said to himself: "Well, I  guess I can do better than that if I  tried again," and then he made  Eve so much better than he did  Adam that there has been more  women in the world than men ever  since. Boys are a trouble. They  are very wearing on everything but  soap. If I could have my way half  the boys in the world would be  little girls and the other half dolls.  My papa is so nice to me that I  guess he must have been a girl  when he was a little boy.  O.K.  Baths in connection  II. IIENDRICKSON, Proprietor  Next the Fulton Block, Enderby  Don't forget lhal il is your advertising that puts you on the map.  Keep at your advertising. Don't  give a big splash followed by a lot  of silence.  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.a  can give you the best price possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  OVERCOATS  If you get vour overcoat cleaned  and pressed, i't will save you getting  a new one.  A.   E.   W E S T 'S  Ladies'  and  Gents'  Tailor  Enderby  Goal mining rights of tha Dominion  Id Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, tht  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the province of British Columbia,  may be leased "for a term of twenty-  one years at an. annual rental of 11  an acre. Not more than 2,560 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application    fur   a   lease must be  made by the    applicant in person to  the. Agent   or - sub-Agent of the dis- -  trict in which rights applied for are  situated.  In surveyed territory the land muBt  be described by sections, or legal  sub-divisions of sections, and in ua-  Burveyed territory the tract applied  for shall be staked out by tb������������������ applicant himself.  Bach application must be aceora*-  panied by a fee for $5 which will b������������������  refunded if the rights applied for _re  _ot 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 ot  merchantable coal mined and pay tbe  royalty thereon. If the coal mining  rights are not being operated, such  returns should be furnished at least  once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the leasee may-be  permitted to purchase whatever  available surface rights may be considered necessary for the working of  the mine at the rate of $10.00 an acre  For full information application  should be made to "the Secretary of  the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or SuVAgent  of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  ,   N.B.���������������������������Unauthorized    publication   of  his advertisement    will not be paid  r. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, February 11, 1915  What Prominent People of Various  Minds Think About the Great War  The European war began six  months ago. It has already lasted  longer lhan any war on the continent of Europe in more than a century. It has already cost nearly  two million lives ancl at least six  billion dollars of treasure, not  counting Ihe destruction of property ancl  homes.  Britain has lost more than one  hundred thousand men, ancl, for  lhc first lime in 200 years, the "War  Oflice has asked of Parliament a  blank cheque to cover the cost of  lhe war.  Thc International News Service  has endeavored to obtain by cable  from thc best informed military  ancl civil authorities, from military  experts, eminent editors ancl economists of all lhe belligerent nations  estimates of thc situation today and  lhc prospects for the future���������������������������especially whether there is any  prospect of early peace.  Merc are some of the expressions  of prominent  people on  all sides:  Countess  of "Warwick:   "I   can't  help   anybody   to  cheer  or shout.  My   patriotism   led   me   to   rejoice  when my nearest and dearest went  to   the   lighting   line.     Our   army  holds   the   great   majority   of   my  men relatives and friends, but my  soul sickens of thc intolerable carnage;  it affronts heaven and defiles  the  earth.    I  say that if  a  man-  made  government  can  accomplish  nothing better  lhan  this, it stands  condemned   in   the   sight   of   the  world.    The rule of man can only  be changed in two ways, either by  the rule of woman or to the rule by  man   ancl   woman   together.     The  first is impossible;  the second inevitable."  "Wilhelm, Crown Prince of Germany: "Every single German and  Austrian is quite certain that wc  will come oul on top, and will give  his lasl drop of blood to this end."  Congressman Bartholdt, "Washington, D.C.: "What they (Germany  and Austria) already have accomplished against superior numbers  augurs well for their ultimate suc-  . cess. Personally, I believe they  will triumph." *���������������������������  Congressman  Vollmer,  Washington, D.C.: "1 believe the war will  either end in a stale mate or the  Germans will solve the difficulty of  getting across the channel and delivering an effective blow at England, in which case the war would  end speedily.    I sec no chance of  lhc   Allies   conquering'  Germany."  Admiral   Sir   Cyphrian   Bridge:  "The   enemy's   naval   forces   have  been   diminished   more   absolutely  and    very   much   more   relatively  than ours have been.   All this offers  an   encouraging   prospect   for   the  future."  General  Berlhaut:   "It will   con-  ^tinucMo-bc^iHrcnch^wamintihGer-^*:*-  many i.s forced to yield on account  of shortness of munitions, food and  money."  Yves Guyot: "Germany was unprepared for Ihe war in the sense  lhat she had laid in supplies for  only two months of hostilities. The  end of the war may come in June,  ^wiili^ tl^  gian armies crossing the Rhine and  lhe Russian army crossing the  Wartha."  Anthony Hope: "Long and arduous as Ihe struggle will be, success  will incline lo the arms of lhe Allies  on land, provided Ihcy are able lo  maintain the command of the sea."  J. Si. Loc Strachcy, editor London Spectator: "We shall .win because our cause is jusl and because  we know lhe war is no picnic, but  a great act of national self-sacrifice  ���������������������������because we realize thai if we lose  il will be for us Ihe end."  General Sir Alfred Turner: "Germany i.s beaten, but not yet finished.  The situation i.s altogether favorable."  Sir Conan Doyle: "The first six  months have been occupied in establishing an equilibrium. I think  Ihe equilibrium, now gradually or  possibly swiftly, will change fo a  German recoil, and thai the victory  of the Allies i.s absolutely assured."  Dumba, Auslro-Hungarian Ambassador lo the United Slates: "I  am perfectly .satisfied with the situation  in  Ihe western  and eastern  battlefleds, ancl absolutely confident with regard to the final success of our arms. Unfortunately,  there is no prospect of an early  peace."  Lord Northcliffe: "In my humble  opinion Germany's army has  about as much chance of gelling to  Calais as il has of getting to Chicago. II will be a long, long way,  but the Germans .were beaten as far  back as August last."  Hon. Harry Lawson, editor London Daily Telegraph: "Taking all  the factors into consideration it is  impossible to see how Germany can  escape thc fates, which, as in ancient tragedy, seem to be closing  in on her headlong violence."  G. Bernard Shaw: "Il seems  possible that unless thc socalled  neutral nations or possibly thc  Pope (by a bill of excommunication of all combatants .until they  come to Conossa and settle their  diflicultics civilly), shall insist on  the war stopping, the year 2015  may sec your papers hopefully announcing that the left bank of thc  Yser is almost clear of Germans and  lhe German papers declaring that  the fifty metres of trenches lost  day before yesterday in the Sois-  sons district have been heroically  recaptured."  Emil Loubcl, former President of  France: "There is not a shadow of  doubt that the Allies are on the  road to victoiy."  Nelson, Slocan and Rossland are  all given a portion of. Ymir, and  Kaslo gets that portion of Ymir east  of Kootenay river and a portion  west of the river.  Similkameen, which loses the  Kettle Valley to Greenwood, gains  from the Okanagan that portion cut  off by a line cast ancl west at Trout  Creek, just south of Summerland,  ancl which includes the town of  Penticton.  Okanagan, which loses the portion given to Similkameen, gains  Salmon Arm and Sicamous and the  riding i.s divided at thc Coldstream  river into north and south Okanagan.  LOST HIS BALANCE  REDISTRIBUTION REPORT  The report of the Royal Commission on Redistribution was read  in thc Provincial House on Monday.  Forty-seven members should  comprise the next House, according  to Judge Morrison's schedule, while  Judge Macdonald makes the count  forty-five. The present House has  forty-two members.  The proposed changes in existing  ridings arc: Cariboo is divided on  parallel 53, into north and south  districts, and in addition loses the  area tributary to the headwaters  of Canoe and Thompson rivers,  which is added to Kamloops.  Cranbrook loses Fort Steel district to the Fernic electoral district.  Delta loses Annacis arid Patrick  Islands which are added to New  Westminster city.  Dewdney gains the portion of  Kent municipality, Agassiz, now in  Yale riding.  Greenwood gains thc portion of  Greenwood mining division now in  Similkameen, which is the Kettle  river valley.  Kamloops, while adding the  watershed at the headwaters of  Canoe and Thompson rivers.-loses  the   portion   south   of  lhc   railway  Manager White ancl staff of thc  Bank of Montreal had a unique  experience Tuesday. While the  manager was al lunch, a tall, powerful man, smooth-shaven and wild-  eyed, walked into the bank and  asked to see him. He was told thai  lhe manager was al his home.  "Look out! Don't touch me; I  carry a gun!" he said excitedly to  Mr. Knight the obliging teller, and  out of the bank hc stalked.  He went direct to the manager's  home. There he told a wild story  of having captured the man who  robbed the bank at New Westminster, and wanted the manager to  rustic up a lot of guns and men and  accompany him lo the rendezvous  of the bank robber. He was dismissed with the assurance that the  manager would follow him at once.  Half a block from the manager's  residence, Mr. White saw the man  shooting down imaginary bank robbers with his fingers. Constable  Bailey was notified and took the  man in charge. It proved to be  Ed. Torrey, of Hubel. He was put  in thc City Hall for safe-keeping,  unlil the Provincial authorities at  Vernon could be communicated  wilh. That night Torrey amused  himself by telling wild stories to  the walls of his cell. Sometime  after midnight Constable Bailey  heard him tearing things to pieces  in his cell, and went alone to the  cell lo quiet the man. No sooner  had the Constable unlocked thc cell  door than out sprang Torrey, hat-  less and coatlcss, and brushing the  Constable aside, he lunged out of  lhc building and was iost in the  darkness.  Warning was sent to all points  reached by telephone, ancl the following morning Torrey was picked  up by the freight train crew at  Grindrod, and taken to Sicamous ih  time to catch the morning passenger train southbound. He was met  on arriving al Enderby by Provincial Constable' Patten and accompanied to Vernon.  ENDERBY MUSIC STORE  *  t  t  ?  ?  r  v  v  r  *  V  V  ?  f  r  v  v  ?  x  ?  ���������������������������  y  r  v  v  T  f  V  V  V  f  t  V  T  f  V  V  t  y  y  y  *"*  4  y  y  Y  I    /  J. E. CRANE, Proprietor  y  __  i  %  y  y  y  y  ?  *  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  4  f  4  y  y  y  y  *>  KEEPING THE FLAG FLYING  Tt will be noted on reading the ad  of thc Fulton Hardware Company,  in this issue of Ihe Press, that Mr.  Fulton has concluded to keep his  store open every day in the week  except Sundays and holidays. Mr.  Fulton has observed on his return  lo Enderby from Calgary, that the  closing of the stores on Thursday  afternoons i.s proving an inconven-  belt which goes lo Yale, Okanagan ience to many patrons, and much  and Revelstoke. business  has   been   forced  to  thc  can  Varsity,  Robin  supply you with  Hungarian and  Hood Flours  Also Bran, Shorts, Middlings, Wheat, Oats, Barley Chop,  Oat Chop, Corn and Poultry Foods.  A good variety of Vegetables.    '  Special while they last:  PACKED APPLES, 75c per Box  We deliver, to any part of the city  next  Hendrickson's  BarberShop, ENDERBY  TEECE & SON,  catalogue houses because of it.* He  says the big thing any merchant has  to sell is service, arid hc proposes  to make his store serve the-.public  at all times. He desires, to hold the  confidence of the public and uphold  the faith of his patrons in Enderby  and the district  CARD OF THANKS  Permit mc, through the columns  of the Press to sincerely think the  people of Enderby for all the many  kindnesses shown us in our deep  bereavement. J. F. DALE.  CITY OF ENDERBY  ^������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������K"W"H*****^  TENDERS are hereby invited fori  the supply of ten cords of 4-foot  wood, 5 cords of same to be dry and  5 cords green; to.be delivered at  the City Hall. Wood must be  sound fir, no round poles.  Tenders must reach undersigned  not later than thc 15th inst., at 7.30  p. m. The lowest or any tender not  hecessa rily^accepfcd  GRAHAM ROSOMAN, Cily Clerk.  We have taken over the Hardware and  Tin and Plumbing Business which we sold  to Mr. Murrin.  We extendour thanks to all old friends  the  of  past   for  and   customers  patronage.  We will continue to do our best to merit  this confidence.  Our store will be open every day of the  year except Sundays and legal holidays.  We are at your service.  FULTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd.  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  ���������������������������*���������������������������_  f  y  y  y  y  y  v  y  y  y  y  y.  y  y  y  y  y  y  y  IMPORTANT!  Order Alfalfa Meal NOW!  We may shut down any time to enlarge for next season's  work. All orders, local or for shipment, will be filed together and filled according to date received.  ALFALFA PRODUCTS, LIMITED  The Okanagan Valley Creamery at Armstrong.B.C.  Will start a non-stop run on MONDAY  1ST OF MARCH  ancl from that date will be prepared  to buy sweet cream from farmers  throughout the entire Valley. This  cream will go to manufacture the  celebrated "O. V. C." ice cream and  "Rose Brand" creamery butter.  Payments for cream will be made  on thc 5lh ancl 20th of each month,  first payment on March 20th. Mat  Hassen is secretary-treasurer of the  company, to whom anyone wishing  further information should apply,  at thc same time stating how much  cream they can supply and when  they expect to be able to make their  first shipment.  DISSOLUTION OF CO-PARTNERSHIP  TAKE NOTICE that the partnership formerly  carried on by Gakebeth Hugh Murrin nndThomaa  Crossly Poison, under the name and stylaof Poison  & Murrin, has this day b������������������en dissolved, and will  in future be carried on by thc undersirned,  Thomas Grossley Poison, to whom all debts due  the said Poison & Murrin are to be paid.  Dated this lat day of February, 1915.  THOMAS CROSSLY POLSON,  Ptr hla solicitor,    A. C. Skalln*.  WANT ADS  HAY FOR SALE ��������������������������� Timothy or  clover. $10 per ton at stack. Price  reduced for whole stacks. W.  George, Grindrod, B.C.     fll-3t  FOR SALE���������������������������Dressed Poultry. A  limited number of Rhode Island  Red and White Wyandotte cockerels, of good laying strains for  sale. Also winter apples. Apply  Geo. R. Lawes. tf28  BALED HAY FOR SALE���������������������������1913  crop. No reasonable offer refused. George, Rivermead ranch,  Grindrod. j28-2t  LOST���������������������������Roan cow, branded "1"  crosswise *on right hip. $5 reward.   C. B. Parkinson, Enderby.  FOR SALE��������������������������� White  Leghorn cockerels for breeding;  good laying strain.    Young pigs.  ^HrFr^Go wa nf-Enderby'        FIRST-CLASS BOARD and rooms;  reasonable rates; Bradley house.  BEAUTIFY YOUR HONE  At the least cost and risk by planting your gardens and orchards with  our RosespOrnamental" and Fruit  Trees, grown only in B. C, at 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  FOR RENT���������������������������A three-room flat,  over old Walker Press office.  Apply Walker Press.  NOTICE  Notice is hereby given that, at the  expiration of Thirty (30) days, application will be made to the Board  of License Commissioners for the  transfer of the License for the sale  of Liquor by retail in and upon thc  premises known as "The Enderby  Hotel," situate in the City of Enderby, upon the lands described as  Lots One (1) and Two (2), Three  (3) and Four (.4), Block Eleven  (11), Map Two Hundred and Eleven "A" (211a), and part of Lots  One (1) ancl Two, (2), Belvedere  Townsite, to John Charles Coode.  H. G. DAVIES,  Barrister, etc.  Bell Block, Enderby, IB. C.  Dated this Gth clay of February,  A. D.   1915.  n

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