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 >-.' "  ,*-> r  i4  l>   -  b   '-���������������������������  he  eve  ceiv  Donatio  of Ihe oil  Press  y, B. C., August 19, 1915  AND      WALKER'S      WEEKLY  -;Vbl. 8; No. 25; Whole No. 379  mate;  En"jRBY AND DISTRICT NEWS  gun fund now  to-the  $3,000  Mrs.   E.  for. Man-  .Sunday,  Clarence  \ys~-.  k*^  lignum, ^wiiu   iicia jjccu  i - Flewwelling; some  eft"'on   Tuesday   for  , crnonV machine  '; ��������������������������� reached . close  irk.  Mrs. A. Fulton'and'children re-  ' turned  from  Mabel Lake Tuesday  evening.  The-local lire brigade pulled the  hose reel out for practice Monday  evening.    ,  < Miss M. RVGibbs and Mrs. Bigge  are spending the holiday, season at  Kelowna?;  ��������������������������� .        "*        .,������������������  i: G. Edwards has received the  appointment of" clerk for the city  of Vernon.  -  ,    Miss   Annie "Berg  and  Paeson,  left -Wednesday  ville, Alia.  Born���������������������������At   their   home,  Aug. 8lh, to Mr. and Mrs.  - Fravel, a son.  The tax-sale*is not a "bluff," as  _ some people are,saying. Sceofficial  notice in this issue. <   >  Mrs. Jas^~Johnston and daughter.  , returned,from ,a camping trip, to  - Mabel Lake ^Sunday' eyening.  Born���������������������������At. the   Cottage  Hospital,  yMonday,V\ug. Kith, to Mr. and'Mrs.  George Warwick, *aJdaughter.'. ���������������������������.;'--  : ^"-The^Arinstrong^Boy Scouts are  encamped Ipri "Leigliton .-Beach, the  **;pleasure*grpunl bn^MabeL Lake. V  ;w ^i:J3orn���������������������������*A'fVthej Coha^e-Hospital"?  "^-Thursday,VAug. -'12 th, lo\. Mr.\?and,  tj. Mi _.y Rowland-Grahame,*a,-son*V: 7.  ,**Vh-Miss~"Mcllisli; of .Boston^who has  V'been<;fVisitingWier.*-si&tcr,'"^Mrs;<'- C.  Reed,'  left"; on--Tuesday   for V the  "-coast.-"V - -V'V^' ,r **-? -'' -'V V-  Miss Cunningham, iwho has been  -visiting"; Miss  i   time"/, past, -lef  '���������������������������- Nanaimo.  ** "Mrs. ;A.'-Reeves", ,Miss- Upham rand  -LMr.,yM.y Stevens returned .from ,the  I "Prince5 camp on Mabel Lake Wed-  7 ne'sday "evening.,-   -  ."_,--      S_j-\  - V-Miss^Tretfieway," .who^ has ,beeh  3 ^visiting Mrs"; G.t* L. Williams "some.  -.weeks," left-for  her-home "at "Ab-  bp Is ford, Tuesday.'- * V -       "   '  Reginald   Crane   leaves - for the  - East in a week or two to.take up the-  finishing course in. pharmacy- and  -chemistry in Toronto.- -  >',-  ._   I).-R: Young, who established the  ' .first   newspaper   at   Slocan   City,  - died    recently -at    Port    Angeles,'  , Wash., of heart failure.  Mr. P. Bainy-tic and timber inspector ,for the C.P.R., with headquarters at Vancouver,.spent Tuesday iri'Enderby on business.  ====MrsV^Gilmour,-^whOf=Jias���������������������������bcen.  visiting her sister, Mrs. G. Thos.  Hughes, "left for her home in  Bridgeford, Sask., on Tuesday.*"  Parish of Enderbv, 12th Sunday  - after Trinity: Mattins, Mara, 10.30  a.m.; Evensong, ^Grindrod, 3.30 p.  m.; Evensong, Enderby, 7.30 p.m.  Mrs. W. J. Woods and sister, Mrs.  Lambert, expect to break camp on  Mabel Lake lhis week, where thev  have spent thc past monlh or more.  VI. AV Utas, Government ~s"calc"r,  was called lo Chase this week to  settle a dispute in log measurement.,  lie was accompanied by Mrs. Utas.  They expect to return in a week or  ten days.  J. Forsyth Smith has* been appointed Fruit Markets Commissioner for the Dominion, and Avill  leave shortly for England to have  charge of the fruit export trade between Canada and Great Britain.  , A meeting of temperance advocates was held ih the City Hall lasl  evening for thc purpose of electing  delegates to the temperance convention lo be held at the coast next  week. S. Poison and C. G. Piper were  ��������������������������� elected delegates.  Mr. L. B. Plumbly has resumed  the duties of manager at the Stepney ranch, ��������������������������� after seyeral weeks  spent in the Kamloops hospital,  where he underwent a successful  operation. Mr. Haines, who was in  charge of thc ranch during Mi".  Plumbly's absence, has relurnel to  his home in Kamloops.  A. McPherson's dog, Horacio, discovered a fuzzy something in thc  fence corner the other night and  attempted a further examination.  The next morning Mr M.GPherson  pulled out of Horacio with a pair  of pinchers the pointed facts  gleaned by Horacio in his examination, and left him a sadder but  "wiser dog.  -The next meeting of the Woman's  Club will be. held,at the house of,  Mrs. Winter, on Aug.-21st, at 2 p.  in'. Speaker, Mrs. Seymour; subject  "Some Differences Between the Old  Countries and the New." -  CITY COUNCIL MEETING  Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Faint came in  from the coast Tuesday morning,  after spending two months there.  They will spend a few- days' witti,  theiiy parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert  Jones, before returning to their  home at Okanagan Landing.  ~Mr. Percy French, Government  expert, will give a demonstrations n  summer fruit tree" pruning^in Enderby," Monday, Aug. 23rd, at 2<p.  m. All interested are requested to  be on hand promptly on time,.and  to meet at the postoffice block. -- ���������������������������  The Press' stall' is pleased-toybc  favored by Mrs.',Jas. Evans-wilh  a choice -^selection from -her geranium ~bed,;-in the cultivation of  which, whether as.a,house-planf or  in the open, Mrs.-"*Evans ^has" extraordinary success.' ^ "    ;   -'   ,���������������������������  The basket picnic to; be given  by- the' united.. Sunday. Schools of  Enderby, will, be held this (Thurs1  day) afternoon;at 2 o'clock on the  Manse -grounds;*: (tlie--Flewwelling  home).'* Sports and games -at., 3:30;*  tea?at-5 p.mVVAir-children-are -iiiz  vited'to-attend.4;.-_���������������������������> V ���������������������������.     ���������������������������"-'V-" -'  ^ The- report ^given'.out* by-; Hiipel  friends" ofrCapt.-Baird,'to.the effect  that he:had both arms-amputated as  thevresult^pL.,wbunds^cecei-ve(l^nii  ieadirig'his 'p'onipany .'into action J,at  tire Ypres T rorif,-_secms* to -haWbeen"  a -canard, /fori letters" have -been -received "from Capt .'.Baird'dated after  the'-20th'of,July,,"in which he .'says  he-' is; statioried^in^England _at-=one.*  of Zthe '.training' camps^andCis- oh  duty Irainingofficers foe the; front.  -j James- A. ..GlerT,; who- joined '"tlie |  Canadian '^Engineering.: Corps Tor  service'"at ^the-. front; -writes ito "his  niotheri'Mrs. A. Glen, from-Torbntoc  that he has joined "the-Royal Naval  Flying- Corps, and is taking the  regulation six-month's course at the  training school .-before"' proceeding  to the aviation fields in England,  where he will have to. put/in another four months before proceed-  ing,to the front.-. V_   '.     ..*���������������������������'*  GALVESTON AGAIN FLOODED  Galveston, Texas, is-again cut off  from the world bv a smashing gale.  and the streets of the city-are .said  to^bc=coverel=by^five-feet=of^wateiv  The damage is estimated at two  million dollars.  The City Council-met in regular  session Monday^ evening; present,  Aldermen Grant) "Faulkner, Sharpe  and Harlry, and the:Cily Clerk. In  the absence of bolh the mayor and  acting mayor, Aid.,,Grant was elected io the chair..       \  After the adoption pf the minute,  the report of Hie finance committee  under date of Aug....2nd,'consideration of which", was postponed" at  llie last regular meeting, was.again,  taken up. His Worship the Mayor  und the chairman of thc finance  committee being absent, it was decided to further postpone theVlis-  cussioir of the;report-to the next  regular meeting;. --^       V     -  ���������������������������-,._  ��������������������������� '.The., clerk  reported  that  iii  ac7  cordance   with   instructions" given  him tit'the last regular meeting, he.  had-consulted" with -Messrs. Billings  &. Cochrane,   with,  reference   tp  various^ legal ,"pbiiits in* connection  with the. forthcoming lax sale.  -He-  stated that they' had advised that  lhe^date-of the-taxVsale be-made'  slightly earlier than-had beenrpro-  posed; and thatr it'''would be necessary" for the assessor, to corrept.thc*  assessment'roll'so".far"as���������������������������it related-  to;,.the 'Poison' subrdivisioh.Vin/such  a way asyto. bring il-.intofagreement,  with the .plan* of thefsub-division, as"  finally- registered. V^.c/.V'VV^, V-VV -  -Vit"^vas- nioved - by-jAld.*^ Faulkner,  and ''Ala.", Sh'arpe,Vthat .tthey^dale So t  the^ta^sale^ibe:-rch������������������an"ge"dvfronKOct;  14th*^to/OctM2th,-,*and>instructions  were "give'n^ptheta'ssessor . 16" make  the; '-necessary'Valterations''���������������������������'iir- ihe  assessment-roll :to bring'tlie"-asscss-  ment.-Pf the Poison sub-diyisipnrin-,  to ^agreement /.wi th, thcr.fegi'stcred"  plan".'. The .clerk -further/stated (that-  it   would-'*rbe"'' riccesary-yto'^olitain,  | certaiiuJegal-' desbriptions^of/.prqp-  jerty* from   theV "Registry*-Oflice :yas  quickly "as .-possible' "and", suggested  that as* Mr>Skaling,'"solicitor,'would  shorlly'bc returning fromythe coast,  it would-be welFto'ask him to stop  ofp'at Kamloops and .procure-them,  asjt'was scarcely practicable to-get  the- information*"required-,by, mail.  Tlie) council - considered  that  the  authority given at'the>last .meeting  to   obtain - legal --assistance*  sufficiently covered the matter.*"  A letter dated Aug. 9th,* was received from Mr. H. G. Davics, bar-'  "rister, advising, in reply to a letter  from thc clerk, thai in his opinion  interest on overdue interest cou-  Dons-could-nol-be-legally-demandcd=  As lhc council could not legally pay  an illegal claim, il was decided to  refuse payment of interest on overdue coupons. '"-���������������������������.���������������������������   -  A** letter was received-from Mr.  Geo." Bell,-"asking" for rebate of $3  on water rate for building temporarily occupied by Mrs." Merrick, as  the building had been vacant since  April 30th. . As the water had. not*  been, ordered turned off until after  thc-cxpiralion of thc half-year, and  the by-law governing laid down  that ,rates must " continue in all  casesuntil receipt of written order  lo turn oil", it was decided that it  was* not. possible to comply with  Mr. Bell's.request..        "    ^    -  "    -  .PATRIOTISM AND NEED  ** ^B__-^M_t  ".'We tare in'*receipt 5bf'^a circular,  letter from tire'Vancouver office of  the .Canadian IRed* Cross -Society  an'd. St..-John'-'Ambulance Association underdatc'of Aug. 16th, saying  "Before yoii receive this, steps'will  have hoy doubt been taken in your  town or city-by thc Red Cross-Society,- St. John Ambulance-Association _qr other; patriotic citizens,for  advancing"-Athe *, provincial-wide  moVement������������������to"jpr'ovideVthe B.C.-Base  HospitaIJ>.No."--5,\ -the ,'Life-Saying  Fiflh','-\yithyhc ambulance ancPsur-  'gical^equipment' described "in  our  wethavc-so^many.-patriotic}'organir  zations^traskingij.cbntributioris-i.for'  this/'th'at ^anilUheiOthei^all worthy-  6bjects^that<one������������������C4irih6t-kMp^tfa"ck'  of,;tliem;;all. *Whileiriot!*wishingato*  disc6uVageCthevmahy^mbvements bf:  this nature, we-'shoukLlike^to.sugr,  gest that- some-"sanetbusincss "basis  be" arrived.at; eithcr^'by.andithrQiigh  vlhe-Government,^r^sbme'-parent-or-,  ga n iza li onf- that Cwou Id;' a cc dm pi i s Ii  theVpiirp^e/,ancI-fat''the'>aFneVtiiiie*  d 6'-a way-wi Ih ** t h i's\ i n cessa'n t -appea l  -fo'r-funds.'Vlf^this -.-war is_:tp ;co'n������������������'  linueT6r'l\yo,or"tlirec years Vet, as  now -look's'probable, this^m^iddling  system-'���������������������������pf*" collecting - funds ��������������������������� will  sooner oi* later have to. cease.    If  funds' are . needed"- for , Ihesc/ purposes-why not "collect in'tby, and  through- the regular^ channels���������������������������taxation.^ Thus' we - would   do- away  with "the " overlapping " and    the  pettifogging-play upon.the,thread-'  worn -word "patriotism,"-in whose,  name there is so much abuse...  :.- ~  S"  . MACHINE GUN FUND .  - The-committee-having in  hand-  the'**machine -gun subscription "list*  reports-the following contributions^  toward the $1000 tha.t must" be put"'  upVby' Enderby  and  district if a  machine   gun   is   to -be' given   the,  Canadian tcoops by this communily  lo augment the regulation number,  supplied the troops by the militia  department: ,- " ,  Mr. and Mrs. C. B. Winter  F. B. Dill.:..'.... .\   H.-'M'" Walker '.  H. G'. Davies";.������������������.;.'.   -avFulton  ..:.-:   IIVAV. Keith ,   A.'-Reeves    .'....'.  Gus   Schultz. (  Geo. B. Johnston   ...:...  J: -A'. .Dow". /-: -... r.:  J.'"E.-Crane ....'. .V...'  CVf: Bigge   ..,..V...s.v.  E.': P. ,Corpc \ :   .T.:,W: Gillman, r.'.S:  L.-J. Rroclor SS\.:\.  JasVC-Dickson .. Vj  H>N.->Hcndrickson '.  Okanagan- Saw  Mills  g:;-c. Salt'������������������������������������������������������:'..:���������������������������-...,-;.'.'  F.-r;Hassard .*:'.-."*...  Jif-FV.Mobrc.  ^-<  $25.00  ��������������������������� _     a  ^ 10.00  "  , 5.00  1                   -r nV  10.00  "i             I -  10.00  15.00"  ^    '                  "I    *      *     ^  45.00'  - -i-y1       ,-���������������������������_.  - 5.0.0-  ;  ,\ I -,������������������������������������.';  : 5.00  ~i * ���������������������������'-������������������ -  -10.00-  J"*'"-' ."'v  -io.oo;  -. %!;-;"- .-v1-  5.00-  -V J *?/���������������������������'' Y  -2.50'  *V-'<"V  .5.00.;  i-r.    ������������������������������������������������������> *\m.~-  5.00 ���������������������������  -j,VV  ���������������������������" 5.00/  5.00/  S7"fS<*-������������������l  -50.00^;  -10.00^,.  _,10.00i  ' :i "*?r~i{\l iH''-  -10.00-:  >"i *-T5riisS_f  E".-'J.'rMa"ck"?.  -E>vR^-Peel-v 7.77.  JV. E. Wheelcr -  C.:. Reed; . .."V.  R. R."Gibbs..'..,  James 'McMahon  O.-Sow.den. .-. .-.'  Gebj-iR.- Sharpe ���������������������������  Mrs. EVE. Harvey  : 10.00 yzr*&$%\  -.lo.oovvr^/gq  --'^\-n(l\   .t^f.    JW.iW|  * ~":-*������������������r .^  ^O.OO-v;^-:  10.00  .'1-5.00  .V-15.00  10.00.  Afternoon     teas"  and     evening >  lunches are served at Joe's���������������������������when  it's too chillv-for ice cream.  Light  lunches and  fruit ices al  the Brownie Tea Room.  HIIS.   J_.   i_.    Hill  VU>-   .   .  .   .' ,JU.������������������U..'      -   ,*������������������ I*,'  -Mrs.c-M. J.-FJiilayson:/. .: .-fi.. lO.OO^^v..-^'  AV.** Kr Finlayson .. 7>. .*.' .-V.^IO.'OOV" *-v . 7,'|  GSB. Bramble ���������������������������.':.'���������������������������".. r. .^.'. S 15.00 -VS ~SY  A  *Wm. - Jasper   ..-.." r.. "25.00/" -V>V '  L.JL Congreve ..-.-...-.   10.00.V ;'W  j: B.Jiavlord :V : /.   10.00   ^- S :  C. P.' Rvan  v   3.00 -rV  Miss Elizabeth Upham V ...." ,2.00"; V'Y  Edward Gray <-.     5.00    ..        S  J   Higgchson "..".- 7...:'  5.00;V jc yy y  H.'-T. Twigg   ...."..- V. :    5.00 r.    ;'- ?  E. M. F :....." ' 2.00% ' * -. -:**  P. A.-Stevens ....'...-. S..'.'. :- 2.00;, - -    V  Mrs. F. S. Slevcns V ...:.:..*  5.00*; ,.���������������������������.������������������  Cushion Guessing Contest*":. - 'LOO' "  R. E.'Harkins     5.00"-"-'" ;.  E. C M "     2.00  F. A. Adams    2.00 '*,���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  H. Kellv     1.00     v.'.-,  .W.=I.oggiiw.__.^_-_._._.^^-_._._.^JL.00-     V '-.  G. E. McMahon       2.00-      - -' '  ������������������495.50  WARSAW'S  STORMY  HISTORY  1655���������������������������Taken by Charles X. of Sweden.  1656���������������������������After three days battle retaken by Sweden.  1702���������������������������Charles XII. of Sweden enters city.  179-1���������������������������Poles revolt and capture city.  1795���������������������������In possession of Prussia.  1807���������������������������Became capitol of new Duchy of Warsaw.  1915���������������������������Germans enter Warsaw.  1656���������������������������Retaken by the Poles.  1657���������������������������^Poles legaln possession.  1764���������������������������Occupied  by Russians.  1794���������������������������Surrenderel to Russians.  1806���������������������������Taken by thc French.  1813���������������������������Occupied  by Russians.  HEAVY  EARTHQUAKE FELT  'r Wednesday morning a few minutes aflcr 6 o'clock, a heavy earthquake was felt in Enderby,' and,  according lo reports received from  olher points, the shock was distinctly felt throughout-the-Valley.'  The direction of the shock seemed  to be from southwest to northeast.'  The first evidence of the quake was  an uncanny tipping of the building  to Ihe northeast, accompanied by  the creaking of lhc woodwork.  This was followed by Ihe swaying  of Ihe electric light and telephone  poles and thc tightening and  loosening of lhc wires, as if swept  by a hurricane. There was no perceptible Iremor preceding or following the shock.   T. If. Calder left on Monday for  Penticton, where he has been appointed principal of lhe Pcnliclon  public school. In Ihe three years  that Mr. Calder was head of the Enderby school he established an  enviable record for efficiency, and  one that sets a standard for his  successor lhal can hardly be surpassed. He put the Enderby  school upon a sound educational  basis and developed in the staff ancl  children an ideal lhat will ever be  an incentive lo all who follow him  in the educational work here. He  goes lo Pcnliclon with the best  wishes of his many friends that the  good work established here will be  continued  lhere.   Paint while paint is going at half  price���������������������������at Fulton's.  "_ou can get your counter check books  at the Walker Pres9. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, August 12, 1915  WANT ADS  LOST���������������������������7-vcar-old brown marc;  "16" brand. Notify Stepney  Ranch,  Enderby. -      21  WANTED���������������������������Strong' girl or woman,  for general housework. Wages  $15 per monlh. Bernard Rosoman  Grindrod. V  .lOIIN NORDLOW'S PLACE on lhe  Endcrby-Mebel Lake road, for  sale: ������������������������������������������������������"'���������������������������1,000. Improvements,  standing timber and hav all inlo  WRITES FROM THE FRONT  Ihe  bargain.  hese   are  alone  worth lhe full price asked, so the  purchaser would actually get Ihe  land (96 acres) for prnclically  nothing. Il i.s one of Ihe most  fertile places in the Mabel Lake  Valley. Address, John Nordlow,  Enderbv   Poslollic  LUMBER IN BIG DEMAND  3c Wall Papers are  all gone, but some  pretty things left at  5c and up  Specials for the balance of this  month in Sewing Machines:  FROM TEN DOLLARS UP  A Ten Dollar Machine will sew  as well as the best.  J. E. CRANE,  Proprietor  Ranchers,  Attention !  Now is the lime lo paint your  House,   Barn  or outbuildings.  Paint i.s going AT COST; labor  aboul MALE-PRICE.  If you have not Ihe cash, whal  will you  trade?  C. G. PIPER, City Decorator  Box 43, Enderby.  At Armslrong a week or more  ago, a charge of fraudulent intent  against V. T. Jackson, laid by his  former partner, Mr. Dakin, was  dismissed by Magistrates Patten,  Graham and Wright. The charge  was that .with intent lo defraud,  Jackson had inserted in thc minute  book of the company a resolution  declaring a dividend on certain  istoelerwlieii-:is=-inmiltei*-()fV-a(4l--no-  such resolution had been passed.  The prosecution was conducted by  A. II.��������������������������� Macneil, K.C.. and Ihe defense by S. S. Taylor K.C., bolh of  Vancouver, ancl A. 0. Cochrane of  Vernon.  Ex-Provincial Constable Oland,  Who left Enderby early on the outbreak of: war for active service at  lhe front, -wilh Rein Brown, writes  to B. Johnstone from lhe front, under date of July 13lh. He. wishes  to be remembered lo all Enderby  friends. From his Idler il is 'apparent he has been in some of lhc  thickest of lhe fighting at the Yprcs  front. Al the time Rein Brown was  killed in action, Oland was in lhe  hospital, ii fever patient. He says  of Rein's dcalh: "Tell the boys  Brown died like a man, and was  right with his gun when he go I il.  lie was hil iu the back of his head  and neck by a piece of shell, and  died instantly."  "She is a warm baby, 'Buck'," hc  writes, "and believe me, I will be  ii pleased boy when peace once  more i.s here; and Canada i.s good  enough for me. Talk about shells  and bullets���������������������������gee whiz, there seems  lo be no scarcity of Ihem in Germany. But wc are having a very  quiet time at present, although doing quite a bit in lhe front line of  Irenches. Il is hell in a way, and  yet, outside of lhe night when we  have to stand lo, expecting things  to happen all the time, I am beginning to enjoy  it.  "The English front is at present  quiet.    Wc are getting nothing lo  what the French have been getting,  although we are liable lo think we  arc. doing it  all.    The  French  artillery is wonderful. The boys have  great' fun 'at times,' hollering over  lo thc Germans.    You can imagine  the remarks.   Ancl the Germans are  jusl iis good answering back.    You  see  the  trenches are quite  close���������������������������  from  500 to 30 yards apart.    The  snipers get quite a few, and mostly  head   wounds.       Am   gelling quite  expert    al    digging   dugouts.     We  generally   spend   the   day   digging  one  and   then   have   lo  get  oul  to  reserves, do a stunt there and then  .to   billets���������������������������generally   an   old   cow  stable���������������������������-but   never  away   from   lhe  German shells; in fact il is as bad  away as in lhe first line, in many  ways.     Some   of  our  first   lot   arc  having leave in England, ancl as we  are part of Ihe bunch, 1 am looking  forward   to  it.    We  only  get  thc  amouni   equal    lo   six   dollars   a  month   while   here���������������������������payed   twice  monthly���������������������������then have a feed and. arc  broke a  "Thev  are sending us over some  souvenirs this morning. They  call them .'whiz-bangs.' They arc  about six pounders, and come kind  of sudden as their.name implies.  They sure keep a variety, everything from Jack Johnsons to dum  dum bullets; but the Irenches are  deep and thick ancl the' dugouts  pretty safe, so we manage to get  along and cook our bully beef and  lea."  Cessation of the war in Europe  will mean an enormous demand for  the lumber products of the Northwest- ancl -will make necessary  greatly increased shipping facilities  if utter paralyzalion of thc industry  is to be avoided. Assurance of  these facts -was given members of  the Federal Trade Commission at  Seattle on* Monday by Allan II.  Daughcrly, president oi' the Ocean  Lumber ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������'Company, one of the  heaviest cxporlers of lumber in  Pugel Sound. There is al present  :i demand for lumber in Europe  lhat is greater than can be supplied  wilh lire existing Iraiisporlalion  facilities, Mr. Daughcrly said, and-  exporters could double the lumber  sides abroad if ships could be  found lo carry Ihe cargoes. Ho  suggested lo llie commission lhal  the big problem in lhe development  of foreign trade was the building  up of a merchant marine adequate  to the needs of American shipping.  CONS 77? UC 77 VE WORK  During thc discussion at the  midsummer quarterly meeting 'of  lire Western Pine Manufacturers'  Association at Spokane, Wash., Mr.  McGoldrich; of the McGoldrich  Lumber Company, told of attending  a meeting of the Mountain Lumber  Manufacturers in Calgary, recently.  He said the difference between the  altitude of the U. S. Government  and that of Canada toward the  lumber induslrv was marked.  "The- United Slates Government,"  he siiid, "is holding a post-mortem  examination on lire industry, while  British Columbia is doing constructive work for the industry."  BOTH  ARMS AMPUTATED     -  Word was received from J. IT. G.  Baird the . past week by Hupel  frinds saying lhat, while he was  awarded the Victoria Cross, "the  final result of the shell wounds received -by him while leading his  troop into action, was lhal. bolh  arms .had lo be amputated. Mr  Baird. says' lhat so soon as he is in  fit condiiion to travel hc is coming  back to Hupel and have over again  thc good old limes of yore.  MANITOBA GOES LIBERAL -  Our Sale will close  14th  if  Only two days more of  these extraordinary bargains in Hardware of  every description. H___._: i  We can save you 20 per cent on every dollar's worth  of goods you buy. Hundreds are taking advantage  of these prices.    WHY NOT YOU.  Plumbing, Heating, Tinsmithing.   Bring along your repairs.  ^lilWl-NG-HE^nNgflNSMITHING  According to Ihe latest returns  in the Manitoba elections held lasl  Friday, the Liberals elected 38  members ami .the Conservatives, 7.  In" three constituencies, Nelson,  Grand Rapids'and The Pas, tire  election is yet, to lake place. ^  LUMBER EXPORT TRADE  The Provincial Department .of  Lands is receiving frequent enquiries in connection with the development of the coast lumber export  trade, and it would appear thai increased attention is being paid lo  lire'securing of millsites and limber  along the northern seaboard. The  information circulated under instructions from the Honorable the  Minister of Lands for the guidance  of manufacturers both in lire interior and on lire coasl has aroused  much interest. Trade inquiries  from importers in the Uniled  Kingdom, Australia, South Africa,  California and other markets have  been, .circulated .among   lhc   mills,  and good results arc hoped for.  If its frui  of   lea   and  want,   you  1 ices or a delicious cup  light   lunch   lhat   you  will   find   them   ill   the  Brownie tcj  rooms.  Fall Millinery  ,WMM^MW,,M,MM>wwwgMM^r^WWMBaW--JW������������������������������������*WWMW������������������^Br*BM������������������---_^MWWMW----W-i-^W-W^������������������  ���������������������������jll������������������-_illl_i������������������1ilTH I il     1 __l___l_-n_ ������������������������������������������������������~~--������������������������������������������������������^��������������������������� ____-^______________________________������������������----^_W~_-__---M_BWW_____--^  A. Munro & Co., Armstrong  Beg   to   announce  secured  hid Ihey have  .Mrs, Geo. Walson lo lake  charge of Iheir "Millinery Department. Mrs. Walson is now selecting Ihe latest novelties, and slides  she will bring lo Armslrong some  extremely smart pattern hats���������������������������  copies of laic New York models.  These, together wilh direct imported European creations, will  make���������������������������  Inclined lo Listen to the Pope  Berlin, Aug. ?>-.���������������������������Virtually lire first  editorial expression of Berlin news  papers relative to Germany's willingness to accept peace terms was  voiced    loday    by*   the    Deutsche  Tages Zeilung in  discussing Pope  Benedid's plea for the cessation of  lhc- European   war.     "No  country  would receive Ihe Roman Catholic  Church's    proclamation    of   peace  wilh greater respect and less prejudice than Gerniiiny," says the paper  "Germany is willing at all limes to  accept reasonable peace conditions  iri  accordance  with  an  even   balance,  progress and  safety  for  all  nations."  "Rough on Rats'- clears out  Rats, Mice, etc. Don't die in House.  15c-25c. At drug and counlry stores  Columbian College  New Westminster, B. C.      C  Ladies' College Young Men's Academy  If your son or daughter wishes to take���������������������������, :,  Preparatory or Advanced Academic Work,    .  - -   - :;:-,-_-'. \--7-y.  A Commercial Course,   . .,     *  Piano, Violin', Voice or Theory,. . ,-���������������������������"-   ���������������������������  elocution or Art or Domestic Science,*  Columbian College Offers Special Advantages  Will open September 8th. ft. M. SANFORD, D.D.,PWi|)al  *\IATERmT___N.QBSING,_Mrs_Wesl,.  Enderby. nvl-tf  1915 FALL FAIR  Armstrong, B. C.  SEPT. 28 - 29  Bigger and Better  than ever  Og SweetCr<  F.O.R End,  ���������������������������earn  F.O.P. Enderby  per pound of  Butter Fat.  par po nd of  Butter Fat  We have contracts for supplying the Troop Camp at  - Vernon, and can put money into the pockets of every  man who has cream to sell in the Armstrong-Enderby'  -district.=^Erompt=pay-ment,^lst&_15th_oLeach^monthu  Monro's Millinery Showing  More complete I him any previous season. Mrs. Watson's trimming  ability and her experience in Chicago, Seattle and other style centres,  wilh our special importing facilities will enable us to offer Millinery  of Ihe Highest Grade al moderate prices  lo suit  Ihe times.  NEW FEATURES  District Exhibits (Yale-Cariboo)���������������������������  'I Silver Cups.  Boys under Hi showing best heifer  calf under 9 months. Silver  ���������������������������Cup  and   three  cash  prizes.  Boys under 18, decorating and  showing heavy draught horses.  Gold medal.and 2 cash prizes.  Slock Judging Contest���������������������������tince cash  prizes.  Write or Phone AT ONCE���������������������������must not delay  Armstrong Creamery Armstrong  lorse .lumping-  Broncho   Busting���������������������������Two  ���������������������������I olher prizes.  three cash prizes,  cash  ancl  A. MUNRO & CO.,  Millinery and Dry Goods Specialists  ARMSTRONG, Ii. C.  These are it few of the new fea-  lures which lhe management has  iidded to ils already-attractive list.  All patriots "should exhibit al and  attend Ihe Eair.  Full information and Prize Lists  can be obtained  from���������������������������  MAT. MASSEN, Secretary.  BULLETIN ON SWINE RAISING  -__-_H^^M '      *  The second edilion of Bulletin  No. 17 of the Federal 'live slock  branch, entitled Swine Husbandry  in Canada, has been issued, and  may be had on application to the  agricullural department-al Ottawa.'  The inleresl in swine raising, slim-  ulated no doubt by lhc high values  of pork producls, made such a demand for information on this subject lhal the first edition, printed  hist year, was quickly exhausted.  This new edition brings up to date  statistics -with respect to pedigree  registration and  products. It  total   exports  hog  the  trade  in  is  shown    that  thc  for   the   liscal   year  We must have  GROCERIES  And if you make it a point  always to get the best brands  and freshest goods, you will  be money ahead���������������������������particularly when you can get them at  jfrices as low as the poorer  brands are sold for. . Order  from us if you want the best  ending March 31 si, 1915, amounted  to 1(50,048,519 pounds, as against  27,5(51 ;140 pounds the previous  year. This bulletin covers the  whole field of swine raising, giving  the  results of ollicial  experiments  as well as the practices of success- ������������������������������������������������������ ~,,0i:fT, n���������������������������j ��������������������������� ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ful farmer swine raisers. An in- !m quality and price.  tcresting section describes the system of feeding hogs in Denmark  where combinations of food arc  prepared according to their food  units, in which one pound of grain,  wheal, barley, peas, corn, elc, constitutes one food unit, which is  equal lo 8 pounds niangls, 4 pounds  boiled polaloes, 5 pounds alfalfa,  six pounds skim milk or 12 pounds  whey. It is shown that the diet is  varied in a definite way for pigs of  different ages.  Delicious pears and plums  for preserving now in stock.  Leave your orders and we  will deliver.  W. J. WOODS  1  *M  <_ Aug,  '--  '/-������������������  union's machine gun fund now  reached   close   to  the  $3,000  irk. t    -  Mrs. A. Fulton and'children returned from Mabel Lake Tuesday  evening.  The local fire brigade pulled the  hose reel out for practice Monday  evening.  Miss M. R. Gibbs and Mrs. Bigge  are spending the holiday season al  Kelowna.    ��������������������������� . **      .������������������  J..G. Edwards' has received the  appointment of' clerk for the city  of Vernon.  -  Miss Annie Berg and Mrs. -E.  Pacson, left "Wednesday for Man-  ville, Alia.  Born���������������������������At   their   home,   Sunday,  8lh, to Mr. and Mrs. Clarence  ��������������������������� Fravel, a son.  The tax sale is nol a "bluir," as  .some people are saying. See official  notice in this issue. ' ���������������������������     _* ���������������������������    ���������������������������' ' ."  Mrs. Jas. Johnston and daughter  returned.from  a camping trip to  Mabel Lake Sunday' eyening.  Born���������������������������At_ thc Cottage Hospital,  , Monday/ Aug. Kith, to. Mr. and1 Mrs.  - George Warwick, a daughter. '"  . VThe'; Armstrong 'Boy Scouts are  ' encamped oh--Leighton 'Beach,.the  >~ .pleasure-gi'ounl on Mabel-Lake. ���������������������������  ,- --"-7BoriiT-At-.thb. Cottage -Hospital,  77 Thursday,-"Aug. l2th* - toy Mr., aiicl  -Mrs. "Rowland,- Graham c;. a -sbh.7 V  :'/VMiss .Mcllish,'of Boston,,Who lias  V" bce'n^-visiting"--'"-her;--siTstciv;Mrs.-'- C.  Reed/' left* on -Tuesday   lor ,the  -.coast. '������������������ --  -- .- ������������������"--   */     ,".'���������������������������*.   _  -Miss Cunningham,-who has been  visiting" Miss    Flewwelling..-"some  .   time, past,   left Von   Tuesday   for  .  Nanaimo. r .-  "' :      .���������������������������''* _ '"   'Mrs. .-A. Reeves, Miss -Upham aiicl  ., Mr. "M. Stevens. returned .from  lhc  Prince camp on MabcLLake Wcd-  _ ncsday-'evening.      -. - _.   -.    V  * ��������������������������� "MissVfrethcway; who! has been  "'visiting-Mrs. G."-L."-Williams some.  :wceks,-left  for  her home "at Ab-  bptsford,' Tuesday.        S  : .*-  Reginald Crane leaves ��������������������������� for the  East in a"week or two to lake up the  finishing 'course in. pharmacy and  chemistry in Toronto. "'- ���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������  D. R. Young, who established the  first   newspaper    at    Slocan   Cily,  - died    recently -at"  Port    Angeles,  Wash., o'f heart failure.  Mr. P. Bain,���������������������������tie and timber inspector for the C.P.R., with headquarters at Vancouver, spent Tuesday in Enderby on business. .  _ Jilrs. s_Gilmoiir,_\vho._has_ been  ^icr sister,  Mrs.  G.  Thos.  visiting  Hughes,  "left    for   her   home   in  Bridgeford, Sask., on Tuesday.*  Parish of Enderby, 12th Sunday  after Trinity: Maltins, Mara, 10.30  a.m.; Evensong, ^ Grindrod, 3.30 p.  m.; Evensong, Enderby, 7.30 p.m.  Mrs. W. J. Woods and sister, Mrs.  Lambert, expect to break camp on  Mabel Lake lhis week, where thev  have spent the past month or more.  J. Ar Utas, Government scaler,  was called to Chase this week to  settle a dispute in log measurement..  Mc was accompanied by Mrs. Utas.  They expect to return in a week or  ten days.  J. Forsyth Smith has* been appointed Fruit Markets Commissioner for the Dominion, and will  leave shortly for. England to have  charge of the fruit export trade between Canada and Great Britain.  A meeting of temperance advocates was held in the City Hall lasl  evening for the purpose of electing  delegates to the temperance convention to be held at the coast next  week. S. Poison and C. G. Piper were  ��������������������������� elected delegates.  Mr. L.r B. Plumbly has resumed  the duties of manager at. the Stepney ranch, ��������������������������� after, seyei'al weeks  spent in the Kamloops hospital,  where he underwent a successful  operation. Mr. Haines, who was in  charge of the ranch during Mr.  Plumbly's absence, has retiirnel to  his home in Kamloops. "  A." McPherson's dog, Horacio, discovered a fuzzy something in the  fence corner the olher night and  attempted a further examination.  The next morning Mr M.cPherson  pulled out of Horacio with a pair  of pinchers the pointed facts  gleaned by Horacio in his examination, and left him a sadder but  "wiser dog.-  Thc next mceting'of the Woman's  Club will be held at the house of  Mrs. Winter, on Aug. 21st, at 2 p.  in. Speaker, Mrs. Seymour; subject  "Some Differences Between the Old  Countries and the New." .  Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Faint'came in  from the coast Tuesday morning,  after spending iwo months there.  They will spend a few- days wilh,  Iheir, parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert'  Jones, before returning- to their  home at Okanagan Landing. .  -Mr. Percy French, .Government  expert, will give a demonstration in  summer fruit tree pruning in Enderby,'Monday, Aug. 23rd, at 2 p.  m. All interested are requested to  be on hand promptly on,time, and  lo meet at the postollice block. ,-  The Press* staff is^plcasecf-lo be  favored by Mrs. Jas. Evans -with  a choice selection from .her .geranium bed,-in the cultivation of  which, whether as a house-plan*: or  in the open, -Mrs.- Evans "has extraordinary success.  'The basket'picnic .to be given  by. the united Sunday., Schools of  Enderby, will, be held lhis (Thursday) afternoonat 2, o'clock on the  Manse grounds/ (tlie" Flewwelling  home).'-Sports-and games at,3.30;  tea .at 5 p.m.'* All' children arejn-  vited to attend..-.' ,S .-"7-      v~    :  ; ������������������ , ,     ��������������������������������������������� s���������������������������  The Cily Council met in regular  session Monday, evening; present,  Aldermen Grant)" Faulkner, Sharpe  and Harlry, and the-Cily Clerk. In  lhc absence of both the mayor and  acting mayor, Aid. Granl was elected to lhe.chair.  After the adoption of the minutes  the reporl of lhe finance committee  under dale of Aug. 2nd,-consideration of which, was postponed at  lhe last regular meeting, was.again  laken up. His Worship the Mayor  and' Ihe chairman o.f thc finance  commillcc being absent, il was decided lo further postpone the discussion of the-report to lhe next  regu la i  T1!  meeting.  -' The report, given--out by- HiipeL  friends of Capl.-Baird,-to the effect'  that lie had both arms amputated as  the- result*:.,bf.^wbundsyftcecci-v_d --in  leading"lus*cbmpany into action -affile Yprcs fro nt,. seems to have been  a canards-Tor letters have been received from Capt'.''Baird-dated aftcr-  the-20th btJuIy, 'in which he says -mclVt.of"lhc.Poison sub-division  he.'is' statibncd-inTEivgland lat 'one  of-the ..training camps, Mind ^is on,  "duty .trairiing'ofu'cersfoiythc front.  James A. Glen/who joined "the  Canadian ^Engineering. Corps f,or  service.at ^he--front,, writes to"', his  mother,* Mrs. A. Glen, fromVforontor  that he has joined the Royal Naval  Flying. Corps, and is taking the  regulation six-month's course at the  training school, before proceeding  to the aviation ^"fields in-England,  where he will have to put in another four months before" proceeding lo the front- .���������������������������_  "       . " " -~  tic. clerk * reported that in accordance with' instructions given  him at the last regular meeting, hc  had consulted'-with Messrs.' Billings  &. Cochrane', wi.lh reference to  various^ legal points" in" connection  with lhe_ forthcoming lax sale.. Hc  stated that they had- advised that  the"' date of ,the tax": salef be made  slightly earlier than** had "been proposed, and that it--would be necessary "for .the, assessor to correct the  assessment rollyso.- far as:it related  to thc Poison' subdivision, in such  a way as'.tq, bring it'/intqagrecnicnt.  wjith thcjplah of thersub:division-as-  rinallyyregistercd. ;7- 7'.,��������������������������� (7-". -y_.:���������������������������  - .It was- moved" byV*>\ld.SFaiilkher,  and Akf.'vSharpe, tliat .the dale, of  the-ptaxrsalcf*'be'chari'gc"d^f ron?', Oct.";  14tlr*;to -Oct.* 12th>;andUnstructions  "were -* gi yen , th'e;. assessor. -. to* make  the; necessary alterations in ' lhc  assessment roll to''bring the'assess  GALVESTON AGAIN FLOODED  ^____.      '.  Galveston,'Texas, is again cut off  from the world by a smashing gale*,  and the streets of the city-arc.said.  toJj(^co.vercLby^fLve_,fcet_oLAvalej:r_  The damage is estimated at Iwo  million dollars.  ,in-;  to agreement * with   the,,registered  plan. /The clerk furthcrstated ^hat-  it y, would'-be-," ncccsary 'to'-obtain*  ccrlaindcgaP descriptions." of' property  from-: the   Registry. Office "as  quickly as'possible and'suggested  thatas" MrT SkaIing,tsolicilor*'-w"ould  shorMy'bc'rclurning from the coast,  it would-be* welLto ask him to,stop  ofl-at'Kamloops and procure them,  as it'was scarcely practicable to "gel  the information ,required-by mail.  The   council   considered  that  Hie  authority given at the last meeting  to    obtain ��������������������������� legal  -assistance   sufficiently covered the matter.  A letter dated Aug. 9th,-was received from-Mr. H. G. Davies, bar-'  i'istcr, advising, in reply to a letter  from the clerk, lhat in bis opinion  interest on overdue interest cou-  oons-could-not-be.le������������������allv-denianded  refuse payment of  due" coupons. ���������������������������*.-���������������������������'  A leuu- was received from Mr.  Geo.-Bell, asking for rebate of $3  on waler rate for'building temporarily occupied by Mrs.' Merrick, as  the building had been vacant since  April 30th. As the water had not  been ordered furned off until after  the expiration of lhe half-year, and  the by-law governing bid down  thai .rates must continue in all  cases until receipt of written order  to turn off, it was decided that il  was not possible lo comply wilh  Mr. Bell's request.  .The committee -having in hand  the.'machine gun subscription list  reports'the following conlributions  toward thc $1000 that must be put  up ,by Enderby and district if������������������a*  machine gun is to -be given the  Canadian tcoops by this community,  to-augment the regulation  number  PATRIOTISM AND  NEED  are in'-receipt of a circular  from tiro'Vancouver office of  Wc  It-tier  the  Canadian . Red   Cross  Society  ancl  St. John" Ambulance .Association under datc'of Aug. 16th, saying  "Before you receive this; steps will  have ho doubt been taken in .your  town or-city by the Red Cross Society, St. John Ambulance .Association or other patriotic" citizens for  advancing "���������������������������,the"*"    provincial-wide  movement to fprovidc thc'B.C7*Basc  Hospital'No.* 5,   the . 'Life-Saving  Fifth,', with.the ambulance and sur-  gicaL.eqtiipmcnt' described '.in; our  two-previous letters."*.'"-.. S":V" V  ySo' far ������������������������������������������������������ as **"we_"kno\v,"such- steps  have'iiol-bccnitaken.V^riieifactTis,  we' have, so*ymany-palriotici organic  stations s? .aski ng r; contributions'-,'' f or  IhisMhatvand4hcTother-^all *\vdrthy.  objects���������������������������tbatrbne������������������ciiniibukeep{track  of, thenr all. AVhile^iibtywishing^tb  discourage'jhc.many'?mbvements of  this, nature, we 'should like" to siigf  gest. lhat** some*sane business basis  be arrived at, eithcr'by and-through  the Govcrnment-or'some*-pnrent:or-,  gan[zalionMhat"would "accomplisfr  the'purposcand-'at the'.'sarnc.-time'.  "do-awajvwith thisJnccssahl'appeal'  for-funds/r If. this --war is .to "'continue for two, or three-years yet, as  now looksfprobablc, Ihis-m^iddling  system-:_ol" collecting   funds" will  sooner, or later have to cease."-' U  funds ��������������������������� are ' needed-.- for, these, purposes .'why not "collect iV by. and  through- the regular channels���������������������������taxation.    Thus  we  would. 'do  away  with -the    overlapping    and    the  pettifogging play upon, the .thread-  worn "word "patriotism," in whose  name there is-so much abuse.  supplied the  department:  Mr. and Mrs  F. B. Dill.......  II.   M    Walker,.  II. G. Davies :.'���������������������������.  A. ��������������������������� Fulton   .....-.  H.'.W. Keith ....  A.--Recves      Gus   Schultz   ...  Goo. B. Johnston  troops by the militia  ���������������������������O  C. B. Winter.  A.  E.  F.  P.  W  J.  C.  E.  J.  L.  Jas. C  H.- N.  Dow   ....  * Crane ....  Bigge   .V,  Corpe' ...  Gillman  Proclor. .'.  Dickson  Hendrickson  Saw  Mills  As the council coulcfnot legally pay  an illegal claim, it was decided to  Afternoon teas' and evening  lunches .are served al Joe's���������������������������when  it's loo chillv for ice cream.  Light lunches  and   fruit  the Brownie Tea Room.  ices  id  ^ ;*>,.?:  *   Okanagan  g:-;c. Salt -..:....,v.....  FV Hassard ..**   JVF. Moore ...'...���������������������������������������������....:".  S. Fader .'.-.V. . .,.v. ..--....  EV. IL*.. Crawford -.,.-....:.  F.%S. ���������������������������Stcvchs?.?:V. VVr.V/;  'Robert, .E.V'r.^llorslcr,; ������������������*.  'AV.C^SkalinX ���������������������������"��������������������������� Zh������������������ ���������������������������:-'��������������������������� -:-  N.V Eaiidbn^f-.V :*::?&.*.".  E. ^.I-.l Mack 7S.Sy:hy. 7. -V;  -E.-'-,R/rPeel%h.f.vJ. 7S. VV  :R. .E..AVheclcr.'..-.".V,.:,r,  vc:Reed ..v.:::....:-.^  R.'R. Gibbs ....... 'V...,,,  James 'McMahon ."*  O.' Sowden. .:..'.- -.  Geo: R. Sharpe  ������������������������������������������������������  MiVErE. Harvey . .*...:-.  Mis' M; J'. I7Jjilayson-..'.-.  WS K.: Finlayson    :.  G. R.. Bramble VV. V...  Wm.   Jasper   ...-..-._   L. II. Congreve ..-.*.......  J. B. Gavlord .-.   C. P: Ryan  .   Miss Elizabeth Upham ...  Edward  Gray   J.* Iliggensoii    -.:..  rr.-T. ^Twigg ...-   E.'M. F -.   P. A. Stevens   Mrs. V. S. Stevens V.  Cushion Guessing Contest  R. E. Harkins   E. C. M   F. A. Adams   H. Kelly     W.   Loggin      Gr"E7"M_MiTlron .."."..".   $25.00 '.    ' -  10.00 , .-���������������������������.  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Thc direction" of "lhc shock seemed"  to be from southwest to northeast.  The first evidence of the quake was  an uncanny tipping of the building  to the northeast, acco'mpanied by  the creaking of thc woodwork.  This was followed by the swaying  of lhe electric light and telephone  poles and the tightening and  loosening of lhe wires, as if swept  by ii hurricane. There was" no perceptible tremor preceding or following the shock.   T. IT. Calder lefl on Monday for  Pcnliclon, where he has been appointed principal of the Pcnliclon  public school. In lhe three'-years  th.it Mr. Calder was head oT the Enderby school he established** an  enviable record for> eflicicncy, and  one that sels a standard for his  successor that can hardly be surpassed. He put the Enderby  school upon a sound ���������������������������'educational  basis and developed in the"stall'.and  children'an'ideal that will ever bc  an incentive lo all who follow him  in the educational work here. He  goes to Pcnliclon with the best  wishes of his ninny friends that the  good work established here will be  continued there.  Paint while paint is going at half  price���������������������������at Fulton's.  Y/ou can get your counter check books  at the Walker Press. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, August 19,, 1915  are only two of the astonishing results of German  science since last August. It is clearly demonstrated by these discoveries that it is going to require many months if not years to wear Germany  down as the Allies have set out to do. So far the  showing made by German science in this greatest  of wars has been remarkable, and the British are  the first to recognize this and to "give the devil  his due." What Germany will be abje to accomplish after the war is another question, depending  upon the length and the outcome of thc struggle.  We went fishing.- Most of the water and all of  lhe fish that were in Mabel Lake when we stalked  forth to fish arc still there. Wc had six bites,  two or three hundred raises, stcen strikes and  landed two fish. Our hands were blistered, neck  scorched, lips parched, and two blisters appeared  on the boat seat. But it's great sport, lhis rowin'  and rowin' round and round in thc sweltering  sunshine and watching thc fish peacefully finning  about in the cool, dark depths of the lake.  OPERATING COST OF WAR  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  .  Published  every  Thursday at    Enderby,  B. C. at $2  per  year,   by   the  Walker   Press.  Advertising  Kates:   Transient, 50c an inch first insertion, 25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. $1 an inch per month.  Legal Notices:   12c a line first insertion: 8c a line each subsequent insertion  Reading Notices nnd Locals: 15c a line.  AUGUST 19, 1915  ARE YOU FARMING CO-OPERATIVELY ?  Arc you trying to get your neighbors to join  'with you in buying and using improved farm  machinery? There is hardly a farmer in this district���������������������������or any other���������������������������but that should bc practicing  this form of co-operation. Consider, for example  how many hundreds of thousands of farmers  have plowed around slumps summer aflcr summer their whole lives through, simply because  each one did not feci able lo buy a slump puller,  when by joining together all could have cleared  their land of stumps at a minimum .of expense  and without one inconveniencing the other.  Check over a list of farm implements that  might be owned in common, and sec ii' you cannot pick out certain neighbors who would "go in  with you" in buying and using some of them lo  advantage. It is an unprogressive farmer who  does nol own some implement in co-operation  wilh his neighbor. No matter how well oil' he  may be, he should nevertheless pursue this cooperative policy as a matter of encouragement  and help to his less prosperous neighbors, who  may thus get help they would otherwise have to  do without, and their farms and the community  would bc thc more fully developed. Thus, not  only would their farms be increased in value,  Anil vbiirs wouldVflso.  Judging from the strenuous activity going on  throughout Canada to raise funds for tobacco  and cigarettes for lhe boys al thc front, this war  is going lo be won as much by pipe dreams and  collin nails as by shrapnel and high explosives.  How readily public opinion changes. A little  more than a year ago, cigarette*smoking was  looked upon as the curse of man, and laws were  passed making il a criminal'offense for men to  indulge. Today men, women and children are  sacrificing many personal comforts in order to  contribute'to the. tobacco fund for the men in the  trenches. The god of war seems to stand in  with Ihe tobacco men and munition centres, while  legitimate business languishes and sanity falters.  EXTRACTING FOOD FROM THE AIR  - In thc American Review of Rcivews for August  Charles F. Spcare estimates thc operating cost  of thc war at $14,000,000,000, and the loss in thc  destruction of property, $10,000,000,000. At thc  close of the first year of war the operating cost to  date for the different belligerents may bc set  down as follows:  Great Britain    $3,500,000,000  France  2,800,000,000   ���������������������������  Russia     2,800,000,000  Jtalv         500,000,000  Germany and  Turkey   3,000,000,000  Austria-Hungary      1,500,000,000  This total'of over $14,000,000,000 docs not  show as high a progressive rate of expenditure as  some commentators have indicated. It is .true  that thc cost to Great Britain has enormously  increased: whereas, in April, it was at the daily  rate of $10,000,000, it is now $15,000,000 per day.  England but recently began to "speed up," and  there can bc no doubt that in thc present high  cost she is paying dearly for early inefficiency  in equipment, etc.  In general the year's war cost has equalled thc  ten-year expense of equipping and maintaining  thc armies and navies of Europe. It is equal to  thc cos-t of all previous wars since Napoleonic  wars, estimated at $0,700,000,000; with $5,000,-  000,000, thc cost of thc United States Civil War;  with $2,500,000,000, the cost of the Franco-  Prussian War; with $1,165,000,000, thc cost of  the Spanish-American War; with $1,000,000,000,  thc cost of thc Boer War; $2,500,000,000, the cost  of the Russian-Japanese War, and $2,100,000,000,  thc cost of the two Balkan Wars.  Assuming thc wealth of the countries at war to  be $400,000,000,000, il is found that thc total cost  of thc war for a year, relative to national wealth,  is as follows: Great Britain, 4 per cent; Germany,  3.75 per cent; France, 5.60 per cent; Russia, 7 per  cent; Austria, 8 per cent, and Italy, after a year  from May 23, 6 per ccnl.  We have a good stock  of the following Flour & Feed:  ROYAL HOUSEHOLD GLENORA  ROBIN HOOD RADIUM  OUR BEST CENTENNIAL  VARSITY, HUNGARIAN  Bran, Shorts, Middlings, Feed Flours, Wheat, Oats,  Crushed Oats, Barley Chop and a good assortment of  Cereals.   Also Poultry Grits, etc.  We deliver to any part of the city  TEECE & SON,  Old Poison Merc  Block, Enderby  Specials in Lumber  while they last:  No. 4 Novelty Siding,  No. 2 2z4 and 2x6,  No. 2 Mixed Lath,   -  Short Co'fdwood,  Dry Blocks,  GREEN BLOCKS,  $10.00 per  -     $13.00 per  -   .    $1.75 per M  $3.75 per load  $2.25 per load  $1.00 PER LOAD  SA VE MONEY-Buy your winter's fuel NOW.  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  King Edward  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel, &I?0RPHV Enderby  ���������������������������Tt( V  Alfalfa Meal  A Home Product  A walk along wholesale fruit ancl produce row  any day will convince anyone that placing a bad  apple in a box causes the spoiling of many good  ones. Putting a good apple in a box of spoiled  ones will only result in thc spoiling of thc good  one. As it is with thc apples, so it is with boys.  Now lhat thc school holidays arc nearly over  some people arc beginning to wonder if a vacation is a good thing for boys. Those arc the  people who did not exercise any supervision over  com panionship^~*-Va ncouvcr'f-P-rovince.- ~-         PROSPECTS OF PEACE IMPROVED  Those Germans arc a resourceful people, and  the more resourceful Ihey are the more dillicull  as an enemy lo combat. The world has had its  eyes opened by the cruel war now being waged,  and many eye-openers not yet thought of are yet  lo come, no doubt. But with all the German  nation's resourcefulness, it is slowly recognizing  lhal the combination of circumstances operating  against il, must sooner or later wear the nation  down and bring it to the point of exhaustion.  Forced to it by the war and the English blockade, the German nation promptly discovered that  gas and electricity made petroleum unnecessary,  and her scientists have now demonstrated that  artificial nitrates are an excellent substitute for  imported saltpeter, and lhat slrawmeal and artificial fodder yeast obtained in unlimited quantities from the air, are as nourishing as imported  Russian barley. Extracting nitrogen from the  air for powder and agricullural fertilizing purposes, and albumen from lhe air for food yeasts  A Home report says: "Prospects of peace,which  until a fortnight ago were considered remote in  well informed Vatican circles, arc now unexpectedly improved. The impression prevails in the  Pope's entourage that the olive branch is aboul to  be oll'ered by Germany, which, unvnnquished,  and still sufficiently powerful to continue the war,  is able to take the initiative in a peace movement  without assuming the role of supplicant.  It is said Germany will propose acceptable  terms of peace to the Allies. These terms it is  claimed will prove that it is Germany's intention  lo end the war without securing great territorial  advantages or increasing ils power.- They will  merely safeguard complete liberty and insist on  equal rights wilh other nations.  In lhis connection, Frank M. Simonds, military  writer in the Review of Reviews, summing up the  year of war, finds lhat Germany has won great  success on land, bul has lost sea power and her  colonies. Me thinks that such a peace as is proposed could not be acceptable from the standpoint of the Allies, for it would signify German  domination of Europe. Hc does not believe the  Allies can think favorably of any peace plans  until the tide of victory has turned. He does not  find the spirit or determination of thc Allies ih  any way weakening, although they may have  fullv two years' more of war before them.   '  On lhe other hand, the German papers, commenting on the reports of peace proposals emanating from Berlin, declare such reports to be  without foundation, and claim that in view of  the Teutonic successes in the Eastern front, Germany should be the last lo sue for peace. From  olher sources indications point to the feeling that  peace proposals at this lime are premature.  It stops the leaks in hay-feeding and turns loss into profit.  Improves the stock and increases production.  At-FALFA PRODUCTS, LIMITED  F. R. Prince, Manager  Your  a  Chance at Your---  Loose Leaf Billheads  Letterheads  Statements  Booklets  Counter Check Books  Stock Certificates  Window Cards  Stork Cards  Ball Programmes  Butter Wrappers  Duplicate Billing Forms  Envelopes  Price Lists  Dodgers  Circular Letters (typewriter)  Posters  Wedding Stationery  Wedding Cake Boxes and Cards  Invitations  Visiting Cards  AH Lines of Ruled and Unruled Writing Paper  In Short: Anything in Printing.  HAVE YOUR PRINTING DONE IN THE HOME TOWN.  THE   WALKER   PRESS  It will cost you just one-  third of a cent a pound y0������������������rave  Butter wrapped in your own neatly printed Butter Parchment, if you order from-    THE WALKER PRESS d  Thursday, August 19, 1915  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  ffiY-  CANADIAN PATRIOTIC FUND  . Enderby Branch  Thc commillcc arc receiving  from headquarters and distributing lo soldiers' relatives in lhis  district monlh by month a considerable amouni of money, and arc  anxious to make as ample returns  -to thc Funcl as possible. They  therefore appeal to thc public to  keep the Canadian Patriotic Fund  in mind, and do what they can to,  help. Any contribution, however small, will be thankfully received  and   faithfully applietL  Donations may be handed to any  of the ollicers, or to The Enderby  Press. Giuham  Rosoman,  -Hon.   Secretary.'  MATERNITY NURSING.  Enderby.  Mrs.West,  m4-tf  OF CANADA  ���������������������������*���������������������������  Bank by Mall and  Save Long Drives  Mail us the cheques or cash  you receive, with your Pass-book,  which we' will return with the  Deposit credited. Then you can  pay your bills by cheques, which  we will honor, or if you want the  ��������������������������� cash yourself, send us a cheque in  your own favor-and we will  forward the money by return mail.  > Drop in and talk to the Manager  -about it. -���������������������������'���������������������������    i     "-.        -    V>  adfirbyBrancli;  * J. lyiLlMAN,Manager  ''.,  British  Rushing  German   Trenches���������������������������Snapshot  by ,u'Wounded Soldier. " \. ���������������������������  This vivid photograph' was taken by a private of a Scottish  regiment   who  was' shot  down 'in  the  charge which resulted in thc capture of IhcGerman earthworks, but who was able lo prop himself up. oh  his elbow and bring his.camera into action. " " " '   * '  Grindrod Grocery  . ',-We believe we can saye  you DOLLARS if vou will  buy your GROCERIES at  our GRINDROD store. We.  have saved dollars for  other patrons���������������������������why can't  we for YOU ? Give us a  trial order and let us convince  you.    Fresh   goods.  H. TOMKINSON  GENERAL GROCER  GRINDROD  I WON'T BE CROSS RIGHT NOW  SECRET SOCIETIES  K. E. WHEELER  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby ..Lodff* No. 40  Regular - meetings first  ���������������������������- Thutsday .on or.ftffa* the  full moon at 8 p. m. ift Oddfellows Hall. - .VWliWg  brethren cordially invited  JNO. WARWICK  -   Secretary  ENDERBY- LODGE  No.'35. K. of P.  Meets'every Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall.   Visitors cordially invited to attend.  R. E. HARKINS. C. C.  G. G. CAMPBELL. K.R.S.  R. J. COLTART. M F. .-  Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances'and all public  ���������������������������ntertainments'.    For rates, etc., address,  F. FRAVEL. Enderby  Whenever I am awfully cross,  And act, you might-say, bad,  .., I just can't look in mama's eyes,  'Cause they're so big and sad.  .So I just run and hug her tight,  And promise right away,   .  ,  "I never will bc cross again,-"  And then���������������������������and then next day,  .   Would you believe it? 'fore I think,  I'm crosscr than before,  ������������������And then, of course, my mama dear  . ,{ .. Can't trust, mc any more.  And so I felt most awful bad  * ~ "Till just thc other day  I talked with grandma, ancl she knew  .   A whole lot better way.V    ... '"   -  ��������������������������� It's not'to think boys have a right  To-fuss and fume and fret,   _'   *  S- It's .hot'to keep oh; promising,/_ _  S.   .;  "���������������������������'��������������������������� And then! next day forget;'-. -   j  ?Butwhcn.I get all wrong inside,,    ;   -->-  ,: --The way boys will somehow,     V.  ,-y  jr To. whisper up,to God and say, ���������������������������--   * -<��������������������������� ������������������������������������-  "Just make me good right now." :,  . -fl- "' ���������������������������% ���������������������������Vida V. Young.  THE BACON HOG  "Thc Government whitewash has been used  by us satisfactorily bolh on the outside and inside of the building and on the fences," says B. F.  Kaupp, in Successful Poultryman. "It docs not  readily .rub oil' and is durable and gives a thrifty  and clean appearance !to thc premises. It must  bc properly mixed and applied.to get satisfactory  results.   The following is the formula:  "Take half.a bushel of unslackcd linic, slack it  with boiling" water, cover during the process to  keep in steam, strain the liquid through -a.1 line  sieve or strainer and add to it a peck of salt previously dissolved iirwarm waler, three pounds of  rice boiled to a thin paste and stirred in-while hot,  half a pound of Spanish whiting and 1 pound of  clear glue, previously dissolved'by soaking in cold  water and Ihen hang over a slo\y jire in a small  pqt hung-jn a"largcr one filled with".water.-,..Add  jive gallons of hpt water lo the mixture, stir, well,  and let stand for a few .days.covered"Irom "dirt:  It-should be.applicd Jiot,* for .which!purpose it.1 can  bc:kcpf in,a ���������������������������kettle: or. portable furnace: * Add "two  parts of carbolic acid-as-a,disinfectant.!''- -?'- , 7  W,:  SEED ROOTS F()R"NEXT YEAR  'At  PROFESSIONAL  D  R. C. J. McCULLOUGH,  DENTIST  -Hours,-9-to-12-and=l=,to=5.=  By appointment only  Poison Block, at bridge.     Enderby  ^C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  |Monejr to Loan  Bell Blk.   --- Enderby, B.C.  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables 3 [  ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Dray ing of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers  and Tourists in-!  vited to give us a trial.  0.K. Batter Shop  Baths in connection  H. HENDRICKSON, Proprietor  Next the Fulton Block, Enderby  "'��������������������������� Until the swine raisers in Canada adopted the  bacon type as their model, Canadan pork products-possessed a very indifferent reputation.  Since then a valuable export trade has been built  up. In competition with, tlie finest bacon in thc  world, Canadian bacon commands a price on lhc  British market very close to thc top. Its excellence has appealed also to thc home consumer  until the Canadian market is able los absorb a  larger and larger proportion so lhat less andTcss  can>be spared for the. export trade. For this  rcasbn there should bc no relaxation on thc ,parl  of breeders to adhere to the bacon model in his  breeding and feeding operations.  Hogs, like other classes of live stock, must bc  judged, first from thc standpoint _of.the.market,  and secondly from their adaptability to yield pro:  fi tabic returns for food consumed. Form, condition and weight largely determine the appreciation pf thc market, while on constitution,-nervous temperament and feeding qualities, depend  thc thrift or ability to convert thc maximum of  large quantities of food into a valuable marketable product.  Happily, in the raising 'of hogs for the bacon  industry "the"interests of the producer and consumer in no way conflict. It was for a time contended by many farmers that it cosl more to  produce thc bacon hog than the animal of thc  thick far type. Thc results obtained at experiment stations supported by the experience of  many extensive and successful breeders, have all  gone to show that, if anything, thc contrary is  true. In experiments by Prof. Day, at thc  Ontario Agricultural College, out of six groups of  pigs, thc groups scored first and third by thc  packer on the basis of their adaptability for the  export trade-were first and second in economy ol  gain  The hog required for the production of thc  Wiltshire side, should be not less than 170 pounds  nor more than 220 pounds, the mosl desirable  weight being 180 to 200 pounds alive when fasted.  U. S. GOVERNMENT WHITEWASH      *  *Wlich you harvest your.field roots, selectfrom  your,   crop -the'  best   specimens',   store -.them  separatcly arid use, them as 'seed roots', ncxt-.ycar.  To ensure a valuable seed crop, only the. very, best  roots should bc set aside. Make sure that they arc  well developed, smooth and without trace.bf aify  blemish indicating poor health or_rcduced.vitality  and take care that thc roots set aside for seed  production arc "even, .not only-as far as size is  concerned, but also, and particularly, as regards  general appearance. All roots must have lhc same  general shape and the,same color; if not, a seed  crop lacking in uniformity and consequently'inferior in value.   Avoid roots with large ncck-and  also those cliaraclcrizcd by prongincss.     .    v     '  The selected roots should be harvested-carefully. As they have to bc set out again in thc  spring their ends and rootlets should not bc  chopped off, but left intact. This will ensure a  -rea(ly-=slarHn=-the-spring-an(l--w,iH=also-lesscn=the-  dungcr of rotting during the storing period. As  thc seed-producing stalks are sprouting from the  crown, lhc roots should nol bc as closely trimmed  as "roots harvested for feed. Cut the top off two  or, at most, three inches above the.crown. If more  of the top is left,, Uicrc is some danger of rotting  setting in at the crown. Handle the seed roots  with the utmost care. Do not load them on thc  wagon with a pitchfork.and, generally speaking,  bring them to thc storage place as intact possible.  ������������������____i>____B^���������������������������^���������������������������^^^���������������������������i^^^^^"���������������������������^^^^^^^  FIRE BLIGHT AND HOLD-OVER CANKERS  SYNOPSIS OF -COAL MINING REGULATIONS  ��������������������������� Coal mining rights of tlie:Domin-- ' ,  ion in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and -   ,  Alberta,  the  Yukon Territory, -the ���������������������������  "*  Northwest Territories and a portion     "  p.t-'the'Province o'f'British/Columbia,     y  may be leased "for"a term of twenly-  ���������������������������6"ne years-at an annual rental'of ������������������1 -  an'acrc.   Not more-than -2500 acres  -.willyb'e'leased to one applicant.  7; "Application for a Tease musl- be  ���������������������������ma'deby the applicant in person to  the i\gent of .sub-Agent of the, district inwhich rights applied for are. : \  s\tuated.*-   ���������������������������     ���������������������������-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������'--..-,**-=.-: i-*- -v~- *--**_  ''  f-In   surveyed- territory' the, land V -  must be described'by sectio'ns," "or  legal sub-divisions of sections, and "���������������������������"  in   unsurvcyed  territory' thc  tract;- .<  applied for shall be staked out by  the applicant himself.'"        '.    ' VV  _''Each application must be accom-/>-  "panied.by a fee of $5 which will bo  V  refurided if the rights applied for--'.,  are not'available, but not otherwise. *_V  A royalty shall be paid on thc mcr-VV  chantable output of the mine at the: V  rate of five centsper ton.      -   "      ^w."  The  person  operating the  mine-V' -**  shall furnish the Agent with sworn y  returns-  accounting -for   the-' fully!;'  quantity , of ��������������������������� merchantable Vcoal?' "1  mined and pay thc royalty -thereon. 7.,~~  If .-the coal mining rights arelnotV ^  V*v4<|  VW  '*   *������������������������������������������������������ I  '5  bes considered' ricc'essanV for  working ofUheniine,-���������������������������at''tH*e'a,ate-^T^"^3i'i!*?  S10 an-acre-j - ..'-,-, -t-. ^.^.r;:-^^**<*p'''*  jL^I^pivfull^infoniialipn^application^t'srs  shoiild-bc'ihade'-to-tlie, Secretary of^'-'V,  the-DepartmentTof'thc^Interiorr Qt-^r.'V:  tawa, oivto.any^ Agent or sub-Agent-3 77"  of Dominion Lands.,    ;" .'"���������������������������"  ;,-.'���������������������������*���������������������������  :S-'���������������������������  V     - - - 7W.W. CORY/ .   .,  Deputy "Minister'of.the IiileriorV  N-B.-Unaulhorizecl-publication,' fv,  '���������������������������this'advertisement- will not bepaid^  for.���������������������������58782:-,    V      ���������������������������-;'.; .* _   ..    -,  .r,.  ��������������������������� During th6 summer monllis is the time when  much can be done to prevent 'lire or pear-blight"  from becoming serious. It costs little to remove  all dead twigs or limbs in the summer, when  they show up so well; and thc doing of this prevents a lot of serious damage. Fire Blight, Black  Rot and olher I'ruil diseases will destroy, twigs,  and, if not removed in time, "hold-over cankers"'  will form on limbs or trunks, which you cannot  remove without spoiling the tree. If you do not  remove such dead twigs during the summer  months, your trees will always go back, because  you aid in thc propagation of these diseases, and  sooner or later ydu will have lo remove the whole  tree. In Seasonable Hints, II. T. Gussow, Dominion Botanist, advises that a little work be done  ainst thc use of lime now and save the tree, and that this little work  Fresh MeaLfcS:  iii I *��������������������������� - "  ; If you vwant prime, -freeh "meats, we^  have tbem.     Our cattle are grain-f_d .  and selected by our own buyers froq  the richest feeding grounds in  Alber-,,,  ta; and are killed and brought to the  meat block strictly FRESH. , '. .-  :'-  t 'We-buy first-hand for-spot cash, ���������������������������  .caa give you the best price possible-  .(���������������������������>.**,  GrRrSharpev  Enderby, B. C.  Customer's Own Material Made  Up.        Prices from $15.00 up.  Cleaning, Pressing & Bcpairing.  A. E. WEST  Ladies' and Gents' Tailor.  To Whom it May Concern -  "Whereas much damage fo growing crops and ornamental shrubs  has been committed by adults and  children on my farm, thc public,  including children, arc hereby notified that all trespassers wiil be  prosecuted. GEO. \\. LAWES  Enderby, May 20, 1915.  *-\  C.  P.  R. TIMETABLE  Fn effect May 31, 1915  Southbound Northbound  birds where it is desired to keep thc plumage nice implements, dip them into the disinfecting solu-  it rubs off on their plumage whenever they get tion before making another cut. Burn all cul-oll  against it.  material without delay.  10.40 lv.  Sicamous  ar. 17.25  10.50  Fossetl  17.08  11.11  Mara  16.40  11.25  Grindrod  10.24  11.39  Enderby  16.09  12.05  Armslrong  15.40  12.13  Realm  15.32  12.23  Larkin  15.20  12.50  Vernon  14.55  13.10 nr.  Okanagan Ldg  lv. 14.40  IT. W. BRODIE        JNO BURNHAM  G. P. A., Vancouver   Agt., Enderby THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, August 19, 1915  Summary of What the Campaign  in Eastern Front Means in the War  On lhe Eastern front the Teuton  armies  are  slill  pressing  the  Russians back between the Vistula and  lhe Bug rivers, wilh lhc vasl wings  of thc enveloping movement slowly  drawing closer together.    Summing  up lhe movements of the past week,  in  which  the  Russians have made  heroic efforts to hold hack the invaders, a  London  report says: "If  the Russians plan to hold lhe valuable    transverse    railroad   running  through  Vilna,  Grodino,  Rialyslok,  Mrest-Lilovsk and Kovel, Ihey must  soon   definitely   check   the   Teuton  armies."       In   another   monlh,   at  Ihe rale Ihey have been going the  Germans    and    Austrians    will _ be  back    where    they   were   in   1795,  when Ihe third partition of Poland  fixed boundaries between thc three  empires  lhat  were  intended  lo  be  permanent.      Prussia   and    Russia  Ihen   faced   each   other  across  thc  strong  line   of   the   Nieman.     Tlie  Narew  was  altogether  in' Prussia,  which also held lhe north bank of  the  Rug as  far  as the  marsh  district north of Brest.     Thc military  writer in Beck's Weekly, who certainly has grasped the situation far  more  clearly  than  any "other Canadian writer we have read, says of  this   Eastern   campaign:      "When,  in 1815, the three Empires���������������������������Prussia  Austria   and   Poland���������������������������sat  down   16  finish  their quarrel  with Napoleon  by drawing a new map of Europe,  llie Czar helped himself al the expense of his allies, taking lhc Nie-  Arrived this week,  SIX cases of  Japanese China  which will be sold  at Sale Prices  SPECIAL:  A jeweler's collection of  LIMOGE'S CHINA  Just the thing for wedding presents:  "going at Sale Prices  J. E. CRANE,  Proprietor  Ranchers,  Attention!  Now  is  lhe  time to  paint your  House,  Barn  or outbuildings.  Paint   is going AT COST; labor  about  HALF-PRICE.     ���������������������������  ^-=-11���������������������������youHiave���������������������������not-^the^cashf-what-  will you trade?  C. G. PIPER, City Decorator  Box '13, Enderby.  man, the Narew, the Bug and the  Vistula for himself.   He had a good  excuse  for doing so, because Napoleon, in setting up lhc Duchy of  Warsaw, had taken the whole territory away  from all  of them,  and  the Czar, as (he deliverer of Europe  was.able.lo do pretty much as he  pleased.   Now the frontier, of 1795  was manifestly a military frontier,  and chosen for that purpose. When  the Germans have reached it again,  and protected it from flank attack  by   integrally   occupying   the   old  German Provinceof Coin-land their  task will have been completed.    II  will take a military effort equal to  the one they have just exerted to  dislodge  them.    That  time is  not  yet,  but   lo  all   appearances  it  is  rapidly   approaching.     While   thc  Grand   Duke  is  taking his armies  to thc second line, between .Kovno  and Brest, it is becoming considerable of a question whether the line  will bc there when hc arrives.   He  cannot   move   his    great  army   at  speed,  for if hc did  the pursuing  Teutons would break through and  lake great toll of prisoners.    And  while he has to move slowly back  to"the new line, the Germans are  moving rapidly towards it.   Kovno,  (which late reports say is still in  the hands of the Russians, but is  being  evacuated)   is   evidently   in  danger of falling. Midway between  Kovno   and   Brest   is   Bialostok,   a  great    railway    centre.      Hitherto  this has been kept safe by Ihe gallant  resistance  of  the   fortress  of  Ossowetz,  on   Ihe  Robr   river,  bul  now, in addition to a new assault  beyond the Bohr, there i.s thc prospect   of   another   attack    by   lhe  armies   that   crossed   the   Narew.  These  armies  may  be  said  to  be  sweeping eastward, with one flank  moving   along   the   Bug   and   the  olher held on thc Narew at Lourza,  whose prospect for holding out is  of   the   poorest.     When    the  line  moves east from Lourza it will not  be long reaching Bialostok, if the  present  rale  continues.    The  Germans  then  have  only  to  continue  their progress  along" the Warsaw-  Pet rograd   railway    to   effectually  outllank Grodno. * When that happens, and possession of thc Niemen  line has been added to possession  of the Narew, the Vistula and the  Bug, further offensive campaign on  the part of thc Germans -is not essential  to "them.1  If-Ihcy continue  their effort to break up thc Russian  armies after that the object will be  more   political   than   military,  and  they may pursue it or not according to their estimate of the military  task set for them elsewhere."  This summary gives some clear  idea of thc extent and importance  of the campaign on the Eastern  front, which is most confusing if  read only in the light of thc Teuton  and Russian reports sent out.  MORE FROM THE FRONT  Constable Bailey this week received a letter from C F. Oland,  daled somewhere in Belgium, July  29th, in which Oland says: "I  hear 1 am dead. Well I am vcry  much alive. If you could have seen  me hiking out of the trenches with  a machine gun and about forty-  pounds of kit on my back you'd  think so. We do not go in so fast,  but coming oul we can sure dangle.  Bul it takes quite a few bullets lo  kill a man, and I am still alive. I  was hit in the heel, bill that was  lhc nearest J have been so far, and  then it only damaged the boot.  IVrifra w f ill 1 \rsmi-y"'~~a bo u r B ro wirr  II seems very hard, after waiting all  winter in England to get it thc first  lime in. Of course he is clear of  ill trouble and no doubt belter off,  but* we .-don't look at it that way do  we? Things have been very quiet  along our front lately, but the  French have been busy, and there  i.s going to he lots doing all along  the line soon. I hope so as it will  have a big counting, ancl may help  lo end this blooming war.  "Howis the lodge getting on? Remember me to all the boys and tell  them I will be glad Avhcn I can get  back  among  them  again.    1  have  not  heard   from  Jim   Baird   for  a  long time.    He was wounded quite  a while-ago, but not badly.   Blood  poisoning  seems  to  be   the .worst  trouble, as a small wound may heal  up and then il will break oul and be  worse than ever again, and loss of  life   generally    follows   what   appears to be nol  a serious wound.  Of course the shock is bad in most  cases.     The   German  snipers  and  others turn their bullets around in  the cartridge so the big end comes  first,  which, as you may imagine,  tears a big hole when it'hits.   But  things go on jake. Wc get all wc  want to eat and clothes are plentiful, and talk aboul ammunition! thc  trenches are full of it.    The .Germans use a lot more rifle cartridges  than wc do, and keep up  a continual   shower  of  them    over  thc  line.    Of course we arc not backward, but they seem to have it bad,  and' the   least   lillle   thing  starts  them  going.  -Their machine guns  too are plentiful, and they arc not  bashful about using them.    But of  course  we  are  well  down  in  the  trenches and they don't bother us  much.    The Jack Johnsons are the  boys   that   make   you   think   abou!  home.    *    *    *    There were three  hundred  Strathconas in  their first  mix-up,  the  rest being in  reserve,  and there was 108 put out of business. Just half of the machine guns  went west; with four killed.    You  see, thc Germans lose a trench, then  they turn' around and shell ��������������������������� out  of il.   Of course, they get it as well  as we do, for our artillery is jake.  The Canadian artillery is second to  none when it comes to shooting and  getting there.    II has been said by  British regiments that they would  sooner have the Canadians than the  British. Of course, they all do their  best, and all units are doing all il  is possible for human beings to do,  and as for bravery, we see it all  over.   We had one man killed and  two wounded while trying to save  another, or rather getting him back  in thelrench.    He died about half  an   hour  afterwards.    In- fact, he  would have been belter oil' if left  alone.    But he had both legs shot  off  and  kept calling ��������������������������� for someone  to shoot him and put him out of his  misery.   It is a fright at times, bul  one forgets it -next day.   The Germans put bombs, in .their helmets,  and  when  the  fellows go to pick  them up they explode."  ARMSTRONG'S FALL FAIR  When you want  , you  can be sure to get what  you want at the lowest  price from us. We aim to  give you a square deal and  be of service to you at all times  Plumbing, Heating, Tinsmithing.   Bring along your repairs.  RLyMBING^HEATINGJINSMITHING  Fall Millinery  ______W____*----_--������������������-_iW__B_B___*--__r>^M____-___PM------M------|-'^'  __i*-i���������������������������ri ~���������������������������~��������������������������� ���������������������������        ���������������������������_���������������������������m^���������������������������~������������������������������������������������������____^____________________________________________________________________________  A. Munro & Co., Armstrong  Beg to announce thai Ihey have  secured Mrs. Geo. Walson lo take  charge of Iheir Millinery Department.. Mrs. Walson i.s now selecting the latest novelties, and stales  she will bring lo Armslrong some  extremely smart pattern hats���������������������������  copies of late New York models.  These, together wilh direct im-  porled European creations, will  make���������������������������  The Press is in receipt of a number of prize .lists for the Armstrong  Fall Fair, and will be pleased to  give them to all persons interested,  or arc contemplating entering for  exhibition anything for which  prizes are offered in thc various departments. We note that four cups  are offered for District Exhibits,  thc first-prize cup being given by  Hon. Martin Burrell, to be won outright by the district that gets it  three times.  r   British  Transport Sunk  The first British transport officially reported to bc sunk by a  German submarine by the Admiralty is thc Royal Edward, which  was sent lo the bottom in the  Aegean JScaJasUSaturday^morning..  The transport was loaded with  troops being sent as reinforcements to the Dardanelles. Six hun-"  drcd out of the total of sixteen  hundred on board are reported to  have been saved.  ="n  Columbian College  New Westminster, B. C.  v  Ladies* College " Young Men's Academy .  If your son or daughter wishes to ,take��������������������������� .  . .,  Preparatory or Advanced Academic Work, :'^ ' '.-. *  A Commercial Course, --V-':* **-/���������������������������'-'-'-���������������������������',-'-.������������������������������������������������������.���������������������������'��������������������������� ���������������������������-.--:--y-= Vy���������������������������--..  Piano, Violin; Voice, or Theory,       : ~   ���������������������������.;.   y '  V   Elocution or Art or Domestic Science,  ' " Y-    W      -       '     ~        r ' V - *V.        r   \-i,   .Tr-/*  Columbian College, Offers.Special Advantages  Will open September 8th.  A .N .SAN F0RD,D.D.,Principal  ;J  "Rouah on Rats" clears out  Rats, Mice, etc. Don't die in House,  loc-'.oc. At drug and country stores  Munro's Millinery Showing  More complete than any previous season. Mrs. Watson's trimming  ability and her experience in Chicago, Seattle and other stvle centres,  with our special importing facilities will enable us to offer Millinery  of the Highest Grade at moderate prices to suit the limes.  A. MUNRO & CO.,  Millinery and Dry Goods Specialists  ARMSTRONG, B. C.  See  W. J. Woods  for  Flour  and Sugar.  Flour, 49-lbs,  $195  Sugar, 20-lbs,  $1.75  P.O.B, Enderby  'per pound of  Butter Fat.  par po nd of  Butter F������������������t  We have contracts for supp ying the Troop Camp at  . Vernon, and can put mone������������������ into the pockets of every  man who has cream to sell in the Armstrong-Enderby  district.   Prompt payment, 1st & 15th of each month  ^WriteVbr^PhbhTis^^  Armstrong Creamery  Armstrong  CITY OF ENDERBY  Tax Salt*  NOTICE is hereby given that all  delinquent taxes must be paid on or  before the-  13th day of September, 1915  1915 FALL FAIR  Armstrong, B. C.  SEPT. 28 - 29  Bigger.and Better  than ever  NEW FEATURES  District Exhibits   (Yale-Cariboo)���������������������������  4 Silver Cups.  Boys under 16 showing hest heifer  calf under  9  months.    Silver  -Cup and three cash prizes.  Boys under 18, decorating and  I showing heavy draught horses,  j        Gold medal and 2 cash prizes.  if it is desired to avoid the costs of Stock Judging Contest���������������������������thiee cash  the tax sale proceedings now" pending, which costs will amount to  $2.00 per lot or parcel, and a commission of 5 per cent, on total  amount of taxes and interest.  By Order of Finance Committee.  Graham Rosoman,  Cily Clerk.  prizes.  Horse Jumping���������������������������three cash prizes.  Broncho   Busting���������������������������Two   cash   and  4 other prizes.  These are a few of the new features which the management has  added to its already attractive list.  All patriots should exhibit at and  attend the Fair.  Full information and Prize Lists  can be obtained from���������������������������  MAT. HASSEN, Secretary.


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