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Array Y  Enderby, B. C, N ve .Tiber _; 1915  AND      W. A LKER'S      W EE K L Y  Vol. 8; No. 36; Whole No.,3.0..  ��������������������������� -<������������������������������������������������������"���������������������������"  ENDERBY AND-DISTRICT NEWS  ���������������������������t  lv  IV  M       ^  R  Mrs. Palmer was an Enderby visitor from Mara, on Monday. '.  St. George's annual bazaar will be  held in K.'of P.-Hali; Nov. 30th.  Henry Hendrickson shot his first  deer on his day off in the hills this  week. .    .     '' '      , ,      ,   , >  Mrs. W. A1. Russell left for Vanderhoof on Manday, to' join her  husband. Y.\ - ���������������������������> .*'*'' '"  .v Parish of ^Enderby," 23rd Sunday  after .Trinity: Holy Communion, 8  a.m.; Mattins and Holy Communion,  11 a.m; Evensong,-7.30 p.m.  'Dr. C. J._ McCulloiigh closed his  dental ollice iri Enderby this week  , for- the-winter,  and  will  confine  /himself to his Armstrong office.  -.'   E. J.Mack^and JvB. Dill, brought  home another pair %6f_ deer as the  result of a three-day outing,in the  Mabel-Lake  valley^hills;/the- past  i,week.^;.  -��������������������������� ���������������������������_ " /-.,.',,"*- **- - _   , _  '. V Chas. H^\vkin*s,y:ThbsV Robinson,  \(iVG.'_ Piper,;Laurie^-Lo'ng'.and Alec  Dale ^enlisted' for, borne guard service this-week, and'McftfdryKam-  loops on"Monday.' 7-7" S- -s   V.V -,"  : A "house, warming? .was given-at  the home-of Mr. and.Mrs. FiHassard  " last-Monday sevening,- a, large number, of- Enderby young people Itak-.  iiig'part in the happy event.   - \-/  The, Red' Cross market stall advertised last week will * be opened  from 2 Jill'5 o'clock," and will be  held in the-storeroom mext to the  " Enderby_Music; Store, BelF Block. 1*  /A change-in the JiihcFable of'the  Okanagan7 line, -inaugurated   this  week brings the morning, train in  40 minutes earlier (11.24)' and the  afternoon " train   nearly -an   hour  later. (5.08)" ;- '   ,   -     -  There will be a "meeting of, the  executive of the HorticulturalETA  Enderby Horticultural Society-at 8  o'clock Friday evening, Nov. 5th, in  the City Hall. All interested are invited to be present. t ,  Miss Hazel Stevens returned this  and-saw it. into lumber on the  American side. 'Mrs. Robinson will  join him for4hc winter at an early  date". ������������������. >���������������������������  Mr. H. J. Hyham is the new  freight agent at the C. Pi R. station.  He comes from Revelstoke and will  be "joined next week by Mrs.Hyham".  They have rented, the Robinson Cottage for thc winter. .   -'.'  ���������������������������Schoolmaster Hughes-is on the  anxious seat this. ..week. _. His 17-  year-old daughter left the Old  Country to cross .the'.ocean to join  her.fatherdast week.' He expects  Miss Hughes to arrive *ncxt week,  and is preparing, the1 Cobb, cottage  for .their-residence/        *"   '  Word was received at Mara .this  week from Miss Langdon- to the effect that Her brother, Major. Langdon, has been reported ."missing."  He was at the front*in' Flanders,'  and," according Jorreport, \vas_last  seen talking tof a group'of-'his men,"  when, all *were blown up by! a' mine  explosion. vV ~*"7 >' ��������������������������� V"'/-, 7'  ViiThe-.Waterloo of thei Go'nspira-  tors," is'thejitle of the nextepisodc  of .the ''Million- Dollar-'Mystery,"'Jo  HOSPITAL   MEETING"  Mrs. Harvey, MrsV*S. Poison, Miss  Gibbs and Miss Forster, and Messrs.  Dow, Keith, F. Dill, S. Poison, Gibbs  las a whole .should contribute to its  maintenance and not place it as a  tax upon the few. And to bring this  .feeling down* to concrete* form, it  was decided lhat the board of man-  BACK AT HIS POST  ; Premier Asquith returned, to his"  post as leader in the House of Commons on Tuesday, and his long ex-  Murphy, Davies* and Walker alten- agement previously elected should P.ected speech on the conduct of thc  be endorsed by lhis- meeting, and  they empowered to appear before  thc City Council and urge that a  monthly grant of $45, be'made to  the board .for meeting",the above-  requirements, and. lo  report at' a subsequent meeting- if  ded the public" meeting called for  Tuesday evening in the City Hall to  consider ways and means for continuing the Cottage" Hospital.   ;-"*-  Thc meeting was called to order  by Rev. Mr. Dow, who, as chairman j mentioned  ofJhe board  of management'ap-!  pointed at a meeting held in August,' the Council did riot feel disposed to  explained the objects of the' meet- _ makeUhe grant. ' '  ing.c He-explained that, under cx-V f he/board' was empowered to  isling arrangements,, whereby, the C���������������������������frry on all negotiations for, the  -Woman's Auxiliary had undertaken. cjty in\,rafi matters relating to the  to pay the rent of the hospital, and management* of "the hospital, with  also the sum of, $25 per niorith-the superintendent of same, and to  towards/keeping the housekeeper- make ,such arrangements asMhe  for-the:same, the-total cost to the board" deems" necessary, in con-  auxiliary'and^tlie,board was $45.00 'junction' with'" the- superintendent,  per month.--'Sometime in the| sum-*] iookjiig" to the' best interests-of'the  mer,-lie said,-ya-board of manage- public. " ~' Y7 ���������������������������S~*^Y'i~^ - ���������������������������  ment.was'elected to co-operate with  the ladies ;of Jthe"*;.auxiliary,Kand  since.that time the board had* held  monthly, hieetings Jo "transact'such  business, as, was' brought-be forest  connection ~with'* the   hospital  CANADIAN PATRIOTIC FUNDV-,  "' T-'^Ys- Enderby-Br dnch^Y^Y^fSu  The:" Executive^' Cdmmittee^ack-  nowledge =JSvith f th anks\ the?'srcceipl  crowds.'   No one should -miss the Ibe-purpose of Jhis.'meeting -to-find -Miss -s/-Cooke \  pictures this-weekand next... ,?- *   out ifJhe citizens of Enderby.were.'H: -Knapp"..-..:.  v- W,   -   y ' __'. n- ready to stand behind the board-of r Mrs. H., Marshall  ANOTHER HUNDRED.THOUSAND fHianagement>nd -give.'the;practical  .-.>', .    " ���������������������������*"    ;--    ' yf. ���������������������������';  |. support thabwas necessary sin order  the hospital' on .a better.  week frorii a several weeks visirto^  Seattle and- eastern cities. She' was  accompanied from Seattle by. Miss  Lewis, who will spend 'a few weeks  with her in Enderby.  Already many orders are* being  received for Christmas Cards at the  Walker Press, and we anticipate a  heavier run on them.this year than  last. It will be to, your interest,  therefore, to make your selection  early.  " "We arc glad to state that Miss L:  Tcrhune, teacher of ' thc Asluon  Creek school, who has been ill at  the Armstrong Hospital, is now'  convalescent. Mr. Eric Freeman of  Armstrong is substituting during  her absence.  Thc Halloween entertainment in  K. of P. Hall last-Friday evening,  given by the children of the Methodist church and friends, proved a  great treat to a crowded house, and  each number was most creditable  alike to the children and those  through whose efforts they were so  well trained.  Another trainload of troops* for  Vancouver moved out of the Valley  last night. This leaves only two  regiments at the Vernon camp, and  these will probably be ordered oul  in a, few days. Thc 47th, which  was sent to New Westminster o  week ago, has received orders lo  go to thc front at once,  Mr. Geo. Robinson left on Saturday to take a position as engineer al  a point on the Washington side,  south of Penticton''where they can  cut thc logs on the Canadian side  Orders; have been" issued .by the;  Militia':-Department Jo -recruit another hunderd7 thousand troops for  Overseas > service. * ��������������������������� Recruiting 'officers are already active. This week  Lieut/ Logan and' Lieut: Lesvall  were ^in Enderby from , Vernon  looking for- men either for^ Home  Guard-or Overseas service. * Lieut.  Logan- .will be in town" again on  Saturday/when- He will be pleased  to meet any "men desiring to enlist.  Men over age are being taken for  h?*0!?-,-8u���������������������������rd work Jo relieve the  younger men for overseas.  Anyone prepared to enlist may correspond with ; Recruiting Officer,  30th B. C. H.,^, Internment- Camp,  Vernon"!" '7        rY 7  ,;,������������������ '--v.:-1 7    '   '$;33���������������������������5,o  Thcabovc donations yvere. origin-'  ally'givcn to Jhe machine gun fund,*'  to- place  business  basis.". It 'was'TexpIained 'but' the .Government-having intim  ' "ated Jhat  a ^sufficient ��������������������������� number,* of  these guns had been arranged for.  that certain citizens wenVcontrib-  uting .something in the neighborhood  of  $25  per  month,  towards  &  war was delivered.   In his address"  'Premier Asquith" stated  that Field/  Marshall   Sir   John   French,   coin-  mander of Jhe British forces on the-  Franco-Belgian  front, was now in '  comiiiand of one million men.  ������������������������������������������������������'Mr.-Asquith said the totalcasual-  ties in.France'and Flanders amounV  tecl. to 377,000.- He asserted the Ger-\  mans had, not made a net gain of "aV  foot of ground since April.,,.'"',   ,,  ^ Mr." Asquith ,said there was. fullv  agreement, between   Grcat'"Britain"''  and-France lo. maintain - the -inde- ���������������������������  pcndence.of. Serbia and not'let hei\-  "become  the  prey .of  the .sinister ���������������������������  and-nefarious-combination of'Ger- ,-  many, Austria and: Bulgaria."- / >r:,���������������������������  * -The-premier- asserted' the"-firianV-^~lvi":ll  ciiu situation of.Great Britain \vas~* -   ^���������������������������-���������������������������*���������������������������*'  " i^-'l  t c������������������  ���������������������������')���������������������������'���������������������������; f  'zr*X  ?&?/%$ i  "S Ir V*-1  v^'ll  ���������������������������M  the  donors kindly authorized  Mr.  Winter,  sccrelary-treasurer of the  the required amount,* but this left! fund, to hand them over to the CaTi-  $20 per month to bej inade' up.|?di9n^.alrio*ic ?un4-' V. - V  The question was'as to how this Previously acknowledged ..������������������289.30  should..be done. - -        -    ���������������������������   '  The question was discussed from  all sides and the middle, and  meeting finally decided that the  hospital should be continued under  thc present management. But as to  tbe"methord=of-rai.sing7the"'necessary  funds, it was-Jhc general opinion  of all .present* that it .was not just  or reasonable to appeal to and have  to depend upon the gerierosity of a  few individuals for the funds re-  Whcn you want something in the. j/.mi red. If the hospital was a good  line of buns and cakes, Joe.has it.,1 thing for the.town, then the lown  The, committee , _are    receiving  from headquarters and distributing  the l*������������������ s������������������ldiers' relatives in this district  ! month   by  monlh,   a  considerable.!      -. .     _       ���������������������������  ! amount ofjnoney, and are anxious KonJulencc   of  '���������������������������jS^icr/A^uitVsaid,he7strpngi&^^  believed Jhe recruiting^plan -of^the?^��������������������������� ��������������������������� -  Earr,oxf*rDerby, would; succeed��������������������������� andv";  That.compulsion would b'e unneccs-j-j,.  sary." fHe atldedphowever, that the-  wary,must be-won _ and that -rather'"<-���������������������������  than" not:,win, he'would have no.-  hesitation 'about making fresh pro_-. >  .posalsJo the House involving-some-";,.;  sort'of legal pbligajion.        r   - _    -V  -^Mr. Asquith asserted hc, was W-*V,  confident "asi ever_ that  the  Allies -V"  were going to'carry their righteous;-,., .'  cause to a triumphant issue; and he^  was not going to shift the burden".*-.',  from;his* shoulders-until  satisfied ,-*v  he   was   unable   to,   bear   it. - He'  "would  not surrender   the   task*'as  long as he enjoyed health and the"  the   King" and   the "  ��������������������������� . -A '  to make as ample  ���������������������������<���������������������������  "rcturnes to thc '...country  Fund as possible. They therefore  appeal=to^the^pubHc_JoJvtep=Jhe_  Canadian Patriotic Fund in' mind,  and' do whal they can to help. Anv  contribution, however smali, will  bc thankfully received and faith-,  fully applied.  Donations may be handed to any  of the officers of the Fund, or Jo  The Enderby Press.  Graham  Rosomax,   llon.-Sec.  V LIQUID FIRE AS USED IN WAR  Photograph taken somewhere in France recently, shows how thc soldiers spray thc trenches of the  enemy with this deadly instrument.   The flame from lhis gas sends oil' a sickening smoke.  The  premier   accepted   his._full-.  share^oPthc^responsibilitsHoi���������������������������the-=>  first   attack   on   thc   Dardanelles,  which resulted in failure, with the,  loss'of several ships.   Hc said this    '  attack was made after filll investigation and consultation with'-naval  experts and lhat it was sanctioned  *  by  the  government,  notwithstanding some doubts in thc mind of lhe  government's principal advisers. ^   -  In referring to thc situation at  lhe Dardanelles, Premier Asquilh  pointed out that thel Allied forces  were holding up 200,000 Turks and  lidded: "The situation in the Dar- ���������������������������  cliinellcs is receiving lhe most anxious consideration of lhc government, not as an .isolated thing bul  as part of thc larger strategical  question raised by reason of (level- *  opmcnls in the Balkans."  RED CROSS WORK  . As the result of last month's Red  Cross work several parcels were  packed and 'dispatched to headquarters at Toronto. The following  is a list of contents: 24 prs socks,  1000 mouth wipes,' 250 face cloths,  10 hospital nightshirts. From the  20th Century I3ible Class: 3 nightshirts, J! pyjamas.yf) prs socks, 3(5  handkerchiefs, old.cotton, (i pillowslips, 1000 mouth pieces, .1.2 ���������������������������wash*-  cloths.  The next Red Cross working  parly will be held at-Mrs. E. Mack's  house, on Tuesday, at 2.30 p.m.  The Hospital whist drive last evening  was a huge success. Twenty-tKree  tables, followed by few hours' dancing. ������������������b  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  Thursday, November 4, 1915  WHY THE WORK MUST BE SLOW  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Published  every  Thursday at    Enderby,   B.C. at.$2   per  year,   by   the  Walker   Press.  Advertising Rates:   Transiint,  50c an inch first insertion, 25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. SI an inch per month.  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 1915  CONCENTRATION MEANS ATTAINMENT  When tbe mcii and women in any community  centre Iheir mental energy upon an object to bc  attained���������������������������an objeel lhat means in its attainment  their"individual -.and combined betterment���������������������������they  must win���������������������������cannot lose. And this.community or  any olher community is and must be just what  lhc individual members ol' Ihcy community arc  determined it shall bc. Wc hear*'much aboul  hard limes, poor business, etc.,- but very little  about lhc magnificent possibilities of Enderby  and dislrict. And .yet,, in .spite of thc croaking,  one can see wilh a discerning eye,, lhat splendid  progress is being made right under-the'croaker's  nose. Jl* lhe same amount oi" development work  goes on-thai has characterized the district within  lhc past year or two, it will be but a lillle while  until all lhc wooded section of thc district are  cleared and under cultivation.' It is marvelous  how much work has been done in this direction  in lhc past year. And when these many hundreds  of acres of fertile land arc brought to the producing stage, 'then will Enderby come into ils  own. Be of good cheer. Ail cannot go to war.  Bul all can combine to make the home district  "blossom like thc rose" and become productive.  No power on earth can successfully combat thc  concentrated power of the human mind; no  combination of circumstances ever can interfere  wilh.the. successful culmination of a. movement  having for ils object thc upbuilding of a community and the development of its dormanl possibilities; no community of men and women of  developed-menial' power can be defeated in its  ���������������������������objects if they be honorable and just; no community of men and women can long centre its  thought upon its fuller and completer development without-attracting to its aid the mental  stimulus and power of a host of olher strong.men  liiuVwomcirsimilar-mindcd. "* '~~~' -���������������������������'----  But il requires concentrated though I and effort  lo do it. Selfishness can have no place in such a  movement. Community-interest must come first  and musl.be lhe 'prime object all along tlie way.  Not of the few individuals, but of all.  Our people are too carger to grasp at straws in  reading the published war news. We must keep  the courage up, and'we must develop the will to  do, but it must be as the result of sane, reasonable  deduction, if any good is to come of it;"'otherwise  wc build up our spirits today as the result of a  censored "straw," only to have them cast down  lomorrowr. In looking to the new baltlefront; in  lhc Balkans, we must recognize lhat conditions  arc against us, and while they arc against us wc  must not expect too much. The shorter line to  base of supplies has operated up to tlie present  time in favor of thc Allied armies. Paris is nearer  lhc Western front than Berlin; so is London.  When Warsaw was held by thc Russians thc  Slav army also had an important advantage over  lhe Germans. But since the fall of Warsaw thc  advantage has been in favor of lhc enemy. In  lhc Western front thc advantage is still with the  Allies, and it is thc same on thc Italian front.  But in thc Balkans thc advantage of shorter  communications is all the other way. From London and Paris to the Western front it is less than  50 miles, while from Berlin it is 450 miles. From  Berlin to thc Eastern front it is 600 miles, from  Petrograd less than 200. From Berlin to thc  Balkan front it is 650 miles, with direct rail connections all thc way. From London to thc  Balkan front it is 3000 miles, and from Paris  2000, mainly by water. These distances tell their  own story, and must count against the Allies.  As for the Dardanelles campaign, that, says  Captain Ellis Ashmcad-Bartlett, the British press  representative in that campaign, is already lost.  With the connecting link forged by thc enemy  with the Bulgarians through Serbia, Berlin will  bc given short, all-rail connections with Constantinople, whereas the British and French forces  will be 2000 and 3000 miles away. This military  writer says the Turks have 800,000 troops under  arms, and lhc longer they fight the more formidable they become through experience in thc  methods of defence.  Where, then arc we to look for victory? Capt.  Granville Fortescue, in his forthcoming book,  "What bf lhc Dardanelles?" says it must be on  the Western front if at all. Capt. Fortescue,  of the United States cavalry, saw thc Dardanelles  and Gallipoli Peninsula campaign from the Turkish side as an American correspondent and a  London despatch says the fact that his book has  been passed by the censor is declared to be the  most significant piece of news received for a  long time from thc Dardanelles.  "The Balkan crisis comes at an opportune  time," says he. "Evacuation of the Dardanelles  can now be excused as a military necessity. He  who pushed thc plan can escape indictment of his  folly in the East. Whal would have been a blow  to English prestige can be explained away. The  gigantic failure and its cost, 100,000 casualties,  will become history."  This writer then goes on to point out what military men now believe of thc .probable outcome.  "If this war is to end in something more than an  inconclusive draw, Germany will have to bc  beaten in France and Flanders. Whenever pressure is brought to bear in this zone, far-flung German corps lly back to it like springs suddenly released, and if thc Teuton staff can induce its opponents to exhaust their energies in other fields,  the lost sections of France and Belgium will never  bc recovered."  It is oii thc Western front, therefore, close to  heart of the British Empire, that the star of hope  shines.  Buy your Flour while  the prices are low!  GLENORA  RADIUM  CENTENNIAL  We have the following brands  ROBIN HOOD  MANITOBA  GRAHAM WHOLE WHEAT  Bran, Shorts,  Middlings,  Feed Flours, Wheat, Oat-  Crushed Oats, Barley Chop and a good line of Cereals.  Farmers wishing sacks for grain, etc., can purchase here.  We deliver to any part of the city  Old Poison Mercantile  Block, Enderby  TEECE & SON,  Specials iri Lumber  while they last:  No. 4 Novelty Siding,  No. 2 2x4 and 2x6,  No. 2 Mixed Lath,   -  Short Cordwood,  Dry Blocks,    -  SAVE MONEY-  -       -       -   .    $10.00 per M  *'      -.      -       -     $13.00 per M  $1.75 per M  $3.75 per load  -     $1.50 per load  Buy your winter's fuel NOW.  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  -==-Tt-is-a-good-thing-whilG-enjoy-ing-w-hat=-you=ha-ve-  to work for whal you lack.  STOCK EXCHANGE AND OTHER LOANS  SIR CHARLES TUPPER DEAD  Sir Charles Tupper, the veteran Canadian  statesman, a former Prime Minister of Canada,  and lhe sole surviving member of the Fathers of  Con federation, died al his home in England last  Saturday morning, Ocl. 30lh, aged 9. years.  For half a century Sir Charles Tupper was in  llie very forefront of Canadian affairs. In lhat  lime he was premier of his native province, Nova  Scotia, minister of finance, minister of railways  and canals, high commissioner for Canada in  London, Prime Minister of Canada, and in all of  Ihesc positions Sir Charles had a mosl distinguished career. .Mis great resolution and courage in the face of any difliculty, however appalling, were sufficient lo inspire the most doubtful  follower, and his wonderful vision enabled him  lo foretell the splendid possibilities of Western  Canada at a lime when his prophecies were  derided as airy vaporings. lie lived to sec all  such prophecies fulfilled. In recent years he became physically weak, bul his mind was as clear  and active as when he was in the prime of life.  In a speech in Vancouver a week Or more ago,  Mr. Stevens, M.P.P., slated that, while in ordinary  limes  the banks of  Canada  had  about  ninety  jni 11 ion   dollars^of_ their   Canadian  depositors'  TnlmcTy iTVNc^  short-loans, they now have $165,000,000 of Canadian money there on the stock exchange, and he  asked why. So far as is known he is still waiting  for an answer���������������������������and is liable to wait. But thc  answer is simple: Because on stock-exchange  loans���������������������������short, big and rapidly made���������������������������the banks  can clean up 25 and 50 per cent as easily, or more  easily, than Ihey can make 0 and 8 per cent at  home. Canadian bankers are not going to put out  money in thc home towi> at 6 and 8 per cent  when they can spirit it lo New York and play the  slock exchange on gill-cdgc security and call  loans. The bankers arc not to blame. They arc  running a money-making business, and when thc  law permits them lo gather in the deposits of the  Dominion through their thousands of branches  it is only natural for them to take it and lend il  where' the security is good and the turn-over is  daily instead of quarterly or longer as it would  be at homd. It's the system that we want to get  after���������������������������nol the men who profit by it. War times  arc thc bankers' harvest. Money flies to where it  can make lhe biggest cleanup in the turn-overs  with thc least amount of risk.  A name that stands for the best, in hotel service  King Edward Hotel, |r-Q%  MURPHY  (Proprietor,.  Enderby  Sitting upon lhe slool of Possibility is a waste  of time with Certainty just around the corner.  We cannot always choose our surroundings,  but we can lend a hand in making them bearable.  Order Your Xmas  Greeting Cards  Before the Rush  This year, perhaps more than at any other  time, a Christmas remembrance will be most  appreciated by the folks at home, and by friends  far away across the ocean. A word of greeting  ^to__theJo.v.ed^ones^ih-war-stricken-Europe-would-  gladden the heart and, for a brief spell, at least,  turn the mind from channels of doubt and uncertainty into those of cheerfulness and fellowship.  Expensive Christmas gifts will be out of  the question this year. It will be a year when a  personal letter or a Christmas Card will be more  acceptable than anything else.  Why not make up your mind NOW, that  you willsend ywrfri^^  on a Christmas Card?  Can you think of anything more acceptable  or more appropriate, than a Private Christmas  Card, with the message you wish to send printed  in gold, with your name and address, such as, we  are now taking orders for ?  In ordinary seasons these are put up in  lots of a dozen at from $1.50 to $2.50 and $3.50 a  dozen. This year we are making a flat rate of  $1.50 for the first dozen and from 75c to $1.00 for  the second or subsequent dozen.  We are now snowing the samples.  Come in to the office of The Walker Press  and make your selection.  You cannot get anything better anywhere  for the money. Don't send out of town. Let-us  prove to you that we can give you better service,  neater printing, and better quality right here.  The Walker Press  Renew for The   Press*  $2 per year */'  ���������������������������It  Thursday, November 4, 1915  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND "WALKER'S WEEKLY.  V  ii -  i s  }i ' ^  Stat (Bm Hot  By ALICE M. PEACOCK  Written on hearing a mother say, "I love  my son too well lo let him go to the war."  Say not that w&/lack affection  When we bid/>ur dear ones light;  When we'd have their arms uplifted  In the cause of Truth and Right.  Do not love them? Ah! God knowcth  How our hearts are wrung with pain;  All our joys forever blasted  Should they ne'er come back again.  Do not love them?   Far, far dearer        Y  Than our own poor lives are they; , "���������������������������  But we joy to know they're striving  Tyranny and wrong lo stay.  The dearest treasures Ave possess  Laid on their country's altar;-  With anguished hearts, that daily pray,  Lord) let them never falter.  0, when duty loud is^alling, *-  Honour clearly points the way;  Would we have them shrink or falter?  Selfish we, to' bid them stay.-   ?  Mothers, think of Belgium's maidens;  Shall your (laughters share their fate?  Or shall o//ier arms defend them  While their brothers idly wait? ,__,,'  See the Lusitania sinking .7-77  'Hear the helpless victims shriek; ';;���������������������������., "  . For the .tyrant hath no pity ' ' '.*.;.;  For the helpless and the weak. , ,.  Think, 0, think, of little children '. *;' J.  Murdered while they calmly sleep;  Seeds of-blood the tyrant-soweth;    ��������������������������� *y   7-  Shall he,not the harvest reap? ,-;* ' .'.. _  Would you have your son a shirker?  ;  Shrinking from life's,pain and smart:  "He that seeks his life shall lose it,"  Lose the good and better part;  Tell us not we have not counted  All.the full and fearful,cost;.,-'.        ;. <  While ouiy anguished -hearts are crying,  Better life'than honour lost.,  Great the burden laid���������������������������upon us,    >. ,,      ...  Sharp the cross;that fwe must bear; ,-  But with courage, calm, undaunted,  We our Country's woe will share., _ , '_  signed by the applicant. -... Only one sample of  grain and one of potatoes can be sent to each  farm. If both samples are asked for in the same  letter only one will be sent. Applications on any  .kind of printed form cannot be accepted.  The destruction by fire of the cereal building at  Ottawa, which contained grain-cleaning machinery and a large stock of seed grain for distribution, may make il necessary to curtail thc distribution to a certain extent. The Department  will fill as many as possible of thc applications  which conform to thc rules; but requests received  after.the end of December will probably be too  late. Samples, cannot be sent in response to applications (no matter when received) which fail to  state clearly the needs of thc applicant, his experiences in crop-raising, and thc character of the  soil on which.he intends to sow the seed.  All applications for grain (and applications  from thc provinces of Ontario and Quebec for  potatoes) should bc addressed to thc Dominion  Ccrealist, Central Experimental Farm, Ottawa.  Such applications require no postage. If other-/  wise addressed, delay and disappointment may  occur. Application for potatoes from.Jarmcr's  in any other- province ^should bc addressed (postage prepaid) to the superintendent of the nearest  branch Experimental Farm in;that province. '  EATS DIRT  m������������������jrr i_������������������u ���������������������������  IOPfHi������������������a-fun BKietiOMt H*'" *  iSSfis  mW..  ^?U|ncOMBM^UHrgJt  -     tG     TORONTO ONT.    W������������������������������������_V*  OUR HOPE LIES IN CO-OPERATION  USE OF AGRICULTURAL LIME  Any farmer interested in learning the uses of  . vlinie, in :applying-*"to agricultural ydands^.should  Vend for a copy of Circular-Bulleuh'No.14, put  out.by.the Provincial Department of^Agriculture.  A.large proportion of the soils of,British Colum-  jbiaj it says, are in need of lime.   Although mainly  ..applied to sweeten sour or acid soils, lime has  Vthree other important uses���������������������������it improves the tex-  :'.ture of soils, especially heavy clays, it makes plant  '.food in the soil more available to'crops, and it is  Va plant food.. The benefit^ of limin|fis seldom a  rresult of the last=inentioncd..u'sel. for'most soils  '".contain enough lime as a plant food. __,  ",'���������������������������    Soil acidity is detrimental to fertility in several  -respects.   Most important-is that acidity'tends to  "check the growth of alfalfa, clover, and other  -most valuable leguminous plants.   It is the lack of  lime in many sections of the.Province that pre:  Events thc culture bf alfalfa.   New lands are inclined to be acid and are benefitted by an application of lime, although common red clover seems  to do well on them for a number of years in spite  of the acid.   The accumulation of acid in peaty  ^soils. .very.often^makes. them*..iinprod"uctiye_until  this acid is neutralized by the application of lime.  * A simple and reliable method to detect soil-  acidity is by the use of blue litmus-paper. Secure  some of this paper from a druggist, and when the  ' soil is moist from rain make a slit in it with a  clean knife. Insert a strip of blue litmus-paper  and close the soil for fully five minutes. If the  paper becomes dotted with pink spots br'becomes  entirely pink, the soil is acid. -The test can also  be made as follows: Take a handful of the soil  and form a ball. Break the ball in half and put  thc paper between. Dry soil can be tested in the  same manner by wetting wilh soft water, preferably rain-water. Always allow fully five minutes to elapse before examining the blue litmus-  paper. ���������������������������  , In a summary ^pf. the findings of the Department the bulletin states that ground limestone  can probably be more cheaply procured and handled than any other form; that liihe, should be  top-dressed, not plowed in; that barnyard manure  or commercial fertilizers are necessary, in addition to lime to keep up the fertility of soils, and  that, for .-the economic use of all. fertilizers, including barnyard manure, lime is,.necessary.  There is not a public man in Canada today who  is as quick to grasp a situation, and is as conservative in his deductions, as Mr. George Bury,  vice-president of thc C.P.R. And he docs not beat  -about the bush in his remarks oh any subjectof  real importance. A week or more ago, Mr. Bury  paid a visit- of inspection to the West, and while  at Victoria he told the Colonist his impressions  gaineel on the trip.'  "In respect to-conditions in British Columbia;"  said he, "I made an extensive motor tour through  the Southern Interior, and on all sides noticed indications of returning prosperity. I was very  qlad fo see .such progress in mixed farming. This'  is the.keynote to true progress and prosperity for  the"'wliole country: Produce more and import  less. A coupie oi ears ago we used to have New  Zealand butter, Australian mutton, and vegetables from Oregon and Washington consumed .in  large quantities all over .the West. Today Canada  is exporting butter to Australia and New Zealand,  which shows that wc are making progress toward  the point of actuaHy^becoming an exporting  country instead of ah importing one. During my,  trip -through the -Boundary-;andi;.,Okanagan/ districts we;noticed many signs.of hew-settlement-in  the valleys, where the farmers-are-going'iif for  mixed production. T am corifident-that'.the future  of. British. Columbia* depends; very "largely upon  the degree in which* you produce: from the soil.  "Witli the. conclusion of the war, I look for  greater activity in Canada than ever' before. It  will.be but natural for us to,have an immense  immigration,from Europe. I do not suggest that  we are likely to witness any speedy return of a  period of inflated values or anything approaching  a 'boom,' nor do we'want it. What, thc country  needs is steady, solid progress, and Lam,confident  that wc have made thc turn and are well set going  along that road." '   *-  APPARENT IN CONTRAST TO THE ACTUAL  SAVING EVERY SCRAP  However lavish the British army  was at the commencement of hostilities, and indifferent to expenditure, things are now completely  changed, and'the strictest economy  is being enforced. Absolutely noticing is allowed to be .wasted. According to one correspondent at the;  front, everything is sorted into dif-'  fcrent parts and various sheds; and  the smallest pile and thc smallest  shed is that which contains, the  really useless rubbish. One sh������������������"cl  has shoe's���������������������������piles and piles of'tliem"  ���������������������������half worn, wholly worn; soleless,  perhaps. They are matched, as to  pairs,, repatched, hob nails-pul in  them, painted with castor oil, arid  are as good as new.  In another place one sees a,stack  of sacks piled up to the ceiling, full  of buttons which have come off* the  really., worn out uniforms. * These  are going back to the- factories at  home. But no uniform is thrown  away until it is in rags. It can be  cleaned, washed and.'disihfected at  least five times, ancl then mended  by the.women especially engaged in"  this work. And when quite, done  for that khaki* is not thrown away.  After it is cleaned, if it is quite'inl  rags, it is-sent home, where it is  sold for., $150 a ton.  -'Oil cans, for. instance,.have holes  pounded.iri them and the-men use  them- as brazierss; in- the, _trench.es  during,tli*c; ,\vinter.,;'.-Peasants, arc.  employed. in .darning ;iip> old :horse  rugs, and they, are" made as^ good-as  newvunder^those, patient?"Angers:'  Every^ little":piece, p,lVleather,-(is,  saved; all. rings and;tips������������������df-iron.*  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and  Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the Province of British Columbia,  may be leased for a term of twenty-  one years al an annual rental of $1  an acre. Not more than 25G0 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application for a lease must bc  made by thc applicant in person to  the Agent of sub-Agent of the district 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 unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be slaked 'out by  the applicant himself.  Each application must be accdni- '  panied by a fee of S5 which will bc  refunded if the rights applied for  are not available, but not otherwise.,  A royalty shall be paid on the'merchantable output of thc mine-at thc '  rate of five cents per ton., - ** . **'  The person operating-the^ mine  rshall furnish the Agent with sworn  Veturnsi' accounting   for   the   full  quantity    of    merchantable    coal  mined and pay the royalty thereon."  If. the coal mining rights are not .'  operated,  such, returns  should  bc "  furnished at least once a year.      ���������������������������r  ,' The lease will .include the coal  mining rights only, but thc lessee'  may, be permittedto purchase-what- .  ever available surface.rights as may.,  be A considered* necessary; for? the  working of thc mine, at the rate of  $10 an acre. , /                    -���������������������������"*"<  - For. full information, application '  should be made to the Secretary of-  the*Department of the Interior, Ottawa^ or to any Agent or sub-AgentV  of-Dominion Lands.'. ,\S  "'-*V.*   V  7: .               W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.,  N.B.-Unauthorized publication1 -fi  lhis advertisement will not be paid."  for.���������������������������58782.  ,   *     _...*,--   '; "  7 V ���������������������������: "-* t ���������������������������%<'  '���������������������������* Sj\  t-'Vll  ��������������������������� V& I  * <������������������**,'*���������������������������  ' y--,--1-.  ������������������.-���������������������������_���������������������������*_>������������������������������������������������������_.  Customer's Own Material Mad������������������  Up.      . Pricesfrom $15.00 up;  fr>j i  ^���������������������������. /.tax* r I  Old', "cartridge,   cases;* are^elfed. - ..Xwclve-bread tickets'* for. $L00~;aty1: ->Y^  Id own for "use  .Toe's.  "If there were needed any .evidence, of the  actual, as contrasted with the apparent, condition  of the European'struggle, it could bc found without difficulty in statements of (German public men  German newspapers and German* people. After  15 months of strife, after conquests, victories,  -triumphs=-uncqualled-since=the-=Napoleonic-era,=  who is it that is talking peace?  "Take the public statements of German statesmen, take the comments of the press, is there any  mistaking thc fact that in all, at some point, thc  word peace crops up? Victorious peace, or some  other- bcadjectived peace it is, to be sure, but  peace. Travellers returning from Germany recently agree that the only real qualification to  German confidence is found in the apprehension  of a protracted war. Peace now means victory���������������������������  but next year."���������������������������New York Tribune.  THE RAW FUR MARKET  Get "Afore Money" for your.Furs  Beaver,'Foxes, Muskrat, Wolves, Marten, Fisher,  > White Weasel and other Far bearers collected in ) oar lectio*  SHIP TOUR FURS DIRECT to "SHUBERT" the forfeit  boose In the World dealing exclusively in N0ITB AMERICAN RAW FURS  a reliable���������������������������responsible-rsafe Fur House with an unblemished rep-' f  utation existing'for "more than a third of a century."-a lonj? sue- ,  cessful record of sending Fur Shippers prompt.SATISFACTORY-'  AND PROFITABLE returns.   Write for "Cftt ftftubtrt ���������������������������ftlpptr."  the only reliable, accurate market report and price list published. -  Writ* lor H-NOW-if. FREE  - -      ' **  A   R  SHIIRFRT Inr   25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVE.  A, p. anuoj-iw, inc. D.Ptc������������������������������������ Chicago.u.s.a.  ftl  :  Fresh Meats  ���������������������������If-you-want^primeT^fresh^meatsf'we  bave them.     Our cattle are grain-fed  and selected by our own buyera Iron  the richest feeding grounds in- Alberta, and are killed and brought to the  meat block strictly FRESH.  We buy, firBt-hand for, spot caah, a  can give you the best prica possible  G. R. Sharpe,  Enderby, B. C.  SECRET. SOCIETIES  A.E.&A.M-  R. E. WHEELER  W. M.  Enderby   Lodge    No.  40  Regular     meetings     first.  Thursday on or after the '  full moon at 8 p. m. in Oddfellows    Hall.        Visitih'i  brethren cordially invited  JNO. WARWICK  ���������������������������   Secretary  DISTRIBUTION OF SEED  it  7 The annual distribution of superior sorts'- of  grain and potatoes will be made during the coming winter and spring to Canadian farmers. The  samples will consist of spring'wheat (about 5  pounds), white oats, (about 4 pounds), barley  (about 5 pounds) and field peas (about 5 pounds)  These will be sent from Ottawa. A distribution  of potatoes (in. 3-lb. samples) will be carried on  from several of the Experimental Farms, the.Central Farm at Ottawa supplying only the provinces  of Ontario and Quebec.  Each application must be separate and must be  Being interested in thc welfare of our renders,  imd particularly tbose who each winter make a  business of trapping, wc wish to call to Their attention the fact that it is absolutely necessary  for them to keep in touch with ..the'-Fur, market at  all times. We know of.no better way to get this  valuable information than through "Thc Shubert  Shipper," a publication issued at every change in  the market, by A. B. Shubert, Inc., Chicago, Ill-  Many thousands 61 trappers and fur shippers in  the United States and Canada would as soon go  without their, traps' and guns as to miss a copy of  Thc Shubert Shipper. It is not a magazine���������������������������it  contains no advertisements, and every word in it  is good, sound, reliable market news on every  branch of the fur industry. Address as above  and the publication will be sent you free of all  cost. V - ���������������������������" *    - -  -'.'  When a merchant permits.'the catalogue house  to get in closer touch with his patrons than hc  himself will'get, he cannot complain of business  going out of the home town.  Recipe for keeping the home business in the  home town���������������������������an ad ih the home paper.  *������������������*M***������������������**������������������*t*4  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables!  ENDERBY, B. C.       *  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds. ^  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  "Land-seekers  and Tourists in-  ivited to give ua a trial.  ENDERBY   LODGE  ���������������������������      No. S5, K. ef P.  -. Meets every- Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall.   Visitors cordially Invited to attend.  R. E. HARKINS. C. C.  G. G. CAMPHELL. K.R.S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerts. Dances and all public  ���������������������������ntortainments.    For rates, etc., address,  F. FRAVEL. Enderby  PROFESSIONAL  D "���������������������������.  C. J. McCULLOUGH,  DENTIST  O.K.  Baths in connection  H. HENDRICKS0N, Proprietor  Next the Fulton Block, Enderby  Hours, 9 lo 12' and 1 to 5.  By appointment; only  Poison Block, at bridge.     Enderby  ^C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,'  Notary Public.  |Money to Loan  Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  A cross in this space indicates that if you will  fer to your printed address on this paper you  will learn thc date of  expiry of your subscription to the Press, and  that it would give us  great pleasure to hear  from you in the matter. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  Thursday, November 4, 1915  Shoepacks for the Boys, are  more serviceable and less  expensive than Rubbers.  Sweaters and Sweater Coats  for Men and Boys, will keep  the body warm at less cost  than anything you can wear.  Light and Heavy Woolen  Underwear for Men & Boys  at low prices.  Heavy Shoes, Belgian Socks,  Fall and Winter Suits, Felt  Hats, Etc., for Men & Boys.  Come in and let us fit you  out for the cold weather.  We can do it right, and at  little cost.  W. J. Woods  WANT ADS  WANTED���������������������������A few dozen pullets;  musl bc cheap. Write full particulars and price, to S., Walker  Press.  MATERNITY NURSING.   Mrs.West,  Enderby. m4-tf  Enderby Egg Circle Shows a Good  First Half-Year's Business Done  SCHOOL REPORTS  Ash ton Creek School  ���������������������������No clays school was in session, 20  No. Pupils in' attendance, 13.  Average daily attendance, 11.5.  Preliminary   year,   Rulh   Baxter.  Partial course, Jean Lindsay.  -    Senior Third,  Betty  Baxter and  Yaroslav  Rabboch.  Junior   Third,   Jaroslav   Slainer  and Gilford Boyd.  Second Reader, Joe Olich and  VIosta Staincr.  First Reader, Dorothea Baxter,  Jaroslav Stambcrg and Arthur Boyd  First Primer, Joe Miska and Paul  Staincr.  Perfect in attendance, Betty Baxter, Dorothea Baxter, VIosta Staincr  and Paul Staincr. Perfect in Punctuality, Belly Baxter and Dorothea  Baxter.  Lily M. Tkiuiun'k, Teacher  Sub.,   Eric   Fhkeman.  A Vvell-attended meeting of the  Endery Egg Circle was held al the  City Hall Saturday afternoon to  hear lhe report of the secretary-  manager on lhe operations of the  Circle for the pasl six months. The  report, while complaining of lhc  lack of interest and hair-hearted  support given the manager, and  calling attention to weaknesses in  the* organization up lo the present  time, nevertheless gave ample evidence, of what was in store for the  poultrymen of the district if Ihcy  will but centralize their efforts ancl  concentrate upon producing for thc  market, which seems to bc almost  unlimited.- The report was read by  President Wilkinson: **  Chairman Enderby Egg Circle:  Dear Sir: As thc half-yearly  meeting of the first year of this  association.is to be held on the 30th  inst., I consider that the occasion is  a suitable one on which to bring  before you and the association an  unqualified statement, regarding my  position as manager, ancl my intention with regard lo my relations  with your association in future.  It is within your recollection that  I was personally mainly instrumental in starting this association.  I did so in the firm belief lhat there  existed an opening for the sale of  first-class eggs ancl poultry, and  that markets could without much  trouble bc found for the disposal  of our poultry produce.  That this i.s the case is amply  borne out, as in no instance have I  had ,ahy dillicully in disposing of  our eggs, and I am weekly in receipt of orders almost to an unlimited extent, which, owing to the  lack of support which has been accorded the Egg Circle from farmers  generally in the district, I have not  been able to lill. This has caused  a considerable financial loss to thc  district. '  Not only have the farmers ancl  poultry keepers generally kept  aloof from the association, but I  have also to complain of lack of  support from within thc circle. Thc  members have not been sending mc  all of their eggs all the time.' The  result of this is that I have had difficulty in meeting our existing contracts. Members have not been  supporting me lo thc extent which  I. have every right to expect, by not  bringing their eggs in to the appointed place at thc time set down  for them to do so, which times  were fixed with their approval so  far as could bc done, having.clue  regard to ihe proper carrying on of  affairs and keeping our promises  to customers as regards lime of  shipments, etc. In consequence of  this, I have frequently been compelled to make extra journeys to  and from Enderby, which could  have been avoided had members  done their plain duty.  By starting this Egg Circle,"I had  in view the benefit not only of my  own business as a poultryman, but  that of others also, and the district  generally, and to that end I was  quite prepared to sacrifice (and I  did sacrifice) much of my time for  lillle remuneration.  I now stale lhat in future I will  Satin  Slippers  All colors  $3.50  Empress  ARMSTRONG  Sale of Silk Dresses  At Prices previously unheard of, to  make room for big shipments of  Christmas Goods. We are offering  Silk Dresses at less than the cost of  the Materials.  Silk Dresses for  Good quality Messaline Silk; colors of Navy,  Brown,   Tan,   Rose,   Saxe,   etc.      A  good  variety of styles to select from; nearly all different  j?S.75 to $10.75; selling for $4.95 each.  $4  .95  Priced at  Afternoon and Party Dresses,   in many pretty designs in Lace,  Chiffons and Net; regular, ������������������16.50; NOW ������������������������������������.95 tO $Q.75  not do this.    I am willing to give  two days a week lo pack and ship  eggs for thc Circle, but no more,  unless the association is willing to  pay me adequately for my lost time  !al rates to be agreed upon.  I    I have not only'given my time,  ��������������������������� but thc use of horse and buggy, and  my wife also has worked very hard  oii your behalf.  I wish to thank those members  who have loyally supported me and  ; sent in every egg they'had lo send,  j whether in large or small  quanli-  i ties, but unless every member does  this all thc time, il is quite useless  to carry on. .  The future of lhe association is  in vour hands. Yoii all can, if you  hustle around, get more members,  but if you continue lo carry out thc  favorite policy of the dislrict, sitting with folded hands ancl mouths  wide open wailing for the plums to  drop into them, you will find that  there will be no plums to drop.'  I hear complaints on all sides  about hard times. Here is an association which pays cash to its members���������������������������has paid out $1,005.62 to the  end of September���������������������������thc first six  months'of -its existence���������������������������and yet  the countryside is loo indifferent to  help it out for their own good. If  I withdraw, as manager, I withdraw  altogether, as-I decline to have my  own business hampered by any  connection with such lack of  energy ancl foresight.  C.  F.  Biggr, Sec-Man.  Following the reading of the report, a summary of lhe statement  showing the results of the half-  year's operations, together with a  statement made by Mr. G. Rosoman  who audited the accounts submitted to him, was read and duly  accepted. The statement showing  the financial condition of the Circle', made clear how economicably  the operations had been conducted.  Thc amount of money passing  through, the hands of lhc manager  to the members of the Circle for  eggs sold, was" $1,965. The actual  working, expenses in connection  with the handling of this amount  of business was given at $53.65. In  addition to this amount, thc sum.of  $41.46 was spent in the purchase of  supplies, egg cartons, stationery,  etc., and the sum of $81.92 was paid  out in freight. To these amounts,  the sum of $97.90, remuneration  paid to . the secretary-manager,  must be added, giving a total of  $274.90 as the.actual operating expenses on $1,965 worth of business.  The following list was submitted  showing thc members participating  in the half-year's business, and to  whal extent:  Turner & Donaldson, 808 doz      $222.92  Mrs. Lawes, 785 1-4 doz .. 220.80  Mr. Cowan, 738 1-2 doz .. 205.43  Mr. Jaquest, 672 doz ...... -182.07  Mrs. Gray, 426 doz       116.40  Cameron & Bigge, 337 doz. 90.60  Mr. Robinson, 316 1-2 doz.. 86.14  Mrs. Butchard, 212 3-4 doz.    50..88  Mrs. Wells, 206 doz     50.45  Mr. Knapp, 184 1-2 doz,....    48.72  Mr. T. Sharpe, 166 doz     o3.o3  Mrs.  Marshall.  148  doz....    42.18  Mr. Hall, 143 1-2 doz     31.29  Mrs. Stroulger. 139 1-2 doz,. 35.8o  MT^VSmiThVr07Vloz" .".7...'"33:12  Mr. Forster, 94 1-2 doz     2o.o/  Mr. Lucas. 91 doz     25.92  Mr. Preston, 74 3-4 doz     20.3o  Mrs. Slaplcton, 73 1-2 doz.. 18.46  Miss Seymour, 43 1-4 doz.. 10.04  Considerable time was allowed  for a general discussion of thc  points raised in the secretary-manager's report, in the hope of solving  the problem of-inducing a-hcarticr  effort on the part of the members  to lessen the work of the manager  and at thc same time bring about a  more ellicicnl service. Heretofore  il has been the policy of thc Circle  to deduct one cent per dozen for  working expenses. This plan has  nol proved entirely satisfactory, in  that il did not make certain thc  raising of a sullicienl amount to  clear, ll was finally decided to try  the monthly pooling system, mak-  Fine quality Serge Dresses, (T 0,95  Well-made Dresses at a re- &3'  markable price. Come in Navy, Belgian Blue, Tan, Brown, etc., trimmed  Dresden Silk, Lace, etc. Don't delay,  these won't last long at $3.95 each.  99  MILLINERY SPECIAL fr<\  Dress & Tailored Hats; J)l  a number of attractive models,  grouped for quick selling; all  colors, at $1.99.  NEW  FALL COATS  JUST IN  We will trade potatoes, carrots  and parsnips for anything  in Dry Goods  KNITTED  SILK TAMS  JUST IN  Grocery Specials  This week  .  Fry's Cocoa, pound, 45c  Sardines, 3 tins for 25c  Baking Powder, 21-2 lbs 45c  Low Prices on all goods and  Best Quality  H. TOMKINSON, Grindrod  It's the Low Price % High  Quality that makes  McClary's Famous Steel  Range the moift satisfactory Range on the market  Prices $45.00 and up, according to size and trimmings.  Heating Stoves  We have a large line of coal and wood Heating Stoves.  Look them over'and you-will be sure to get what you want  at the lowest possible price.  Our stock of Builder's Hardware,  Building Paper and all  Household Hardware is very complete.  We run a Plumbing and Tin Shop and can make you anything to order-in Tin, Copper or Sheet Iron.  PLUMBING.HEATINGJINSMITHING  Plumbing, Heating, Tinsmithing.   Bring along your repairs.  ing thc sales of each-month.pay. the  operating expenses of the .month.  The executive was also empowered  to make more stringent regulations  regarding the delivery of eggs to  thc packing centre by the members.  President Wilkinson reported an  effort being niade by the poultry-  men of Grindrod and Mara looking  to the establishing at these; points  of branch depots to work in .conjunction with the Enderby Circle,  and hc promised to give some ."time  to aiding in these arrangements.'  The price now prevailing, for  eggs was, 50c for No. Is, 36c for No.  2s and 18c. for No. 3s. All members having water-glass eggs were  also advised to. report the quantity  they have on hand. ,:  A vote of thanks was passed to  Mr. Rosoman for his gratuitous  services as auditor of the Circle's  accounts. ���������������������������"        <  In a letter to the president of the  Circle, Provincial . Poultry..^Inspector Upton gave some.information which all poultrymen could  profit by if they ^vould, in connection with the feeding of alfalfa  meal. "Alfalfa meal," says he, "is  a very enriching food, and when  fed properly to fowls gives very  good results in keeping the liver  toned up, as well as supplying a  =foTnr1of^grecn-=l'oo''d7=^K-ecping=the-  liver in good shape would have the  tendency to keep the yolk of a good  color, but,this, of course, depends  oil olher things as well. To really  get the best results from alfalfa  meal when it is fed to fowl, it must  bc soaked. Wc would' advise  soaking one-half of a 10-quarl pailful of lhe meal in boiling waler,  then allow it lo become nearly cold  when we mix in a lillle shorts or  middlings to make the same more  palatable, and this would probably  be enough lo give 50 fowls every  olher day." ���������������������������  HALLOWEEN PRANKS  emulating their gallantry in the  streets of Enderby. And the ladies  do tell us Bob can run!. '"-   r  LATEST WAR SUMMARY  ,  It seems thai thc most interesting  Ihing to thc ordinary policeman is  a citizen of the feminine gender  clothed in men's pants.*��������������������������� There is  something in the waddle that is  sure to rouse. a policeman's suspicions. Halloween evening seems  to bc the accepted time for such  an auspicious occasion, and no  mailer where you go, you'll always  find one or two Halloween spirits  of the female type "out on a lark."  In Vancouver some policeman ran  down.a bevy of maidens attired in  Iheir young men's clothes, and then  they apologized for being so rude.  Enderby's policeman, the gallant  Bob, is generally up-to-date is all  matters relating to.such things, and  while lhe Vancouver policemen  were running such Halloween  spirits clown in Vancouver he was  The lid has been on more tightly  than ever the past week.in all the;  battle fronts..: It would seem, ho\v:  ever, .that, little  gains  have  been ?  made .at/any point but.in Serbia,.  and here,' it is generally conceded;  by, all ���������������������������'military men,, the.;Serbians-  have been allbut conquered^   T. P.,**:  O'.Connor, in a cable to. the. Vancouver World, sized up the situation in these words: "The last week  has been the riiost confusing since  the beginning of the war.    While  there is a certainty of tremendous  events, and perhaps strange changes,   nobody" knows- what   shape .  these portentious things, will ultimately  take! - There  is  no' doubK  whatever there will be initial gains  for Germany on this front as on all,  others, but she,will find herself in  the end against a wall of steel.   -.  ~Rl  yRouffh on Bate"-.cl.ears  ol,t  Rats, Mice, etc. Don't die in House.,.  15c-25c. At drug and country stores  Clearing  SALE  It was my original intention to.  clear out the whole of my stock  of Musical Goods, Fancy China  and Glassware, Wall Paper, etc.,  by the 15th of September, as  other opportunities were ottering. If times were normal I  should have succeeded in doing  so, but owing to business conditions, and.my having to accept  the Christmas Goods ordered in  the early Spring, I am left still  with a large stock of all lines  carried by me; These goods  must be cleaned out by January  1st. My prices will surprise you,  and I ask you to call and inspect.  Sheet Music, from 5c up.  Accordeons,/from $3.00 up.  .   Violins, from $3.75 up.  China Cups & Saucers, 15c up���������������������������->  AH kind of China Goods suitable for Christmas presents at  rock bottom prices.  Toys and other Christmas  Goods yet to arrive, and will be  cleared out at low prices.  Sewing Machines that will do  good work and guaranteed to  sew as well as the best, at from  $10 up.  J. E. CRANE,  Proprietor

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