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 iH  Enderby, B. C, May 25, 1916  AND      WALKER'S.     WEEKLY  Vol. 9; No. 13;   Whole No. 433 -  I'-: ���������������������������/,-  \  ENDERBY AND DISTRICT NEWS  Good morning!     Spuds planted?  N.  A.  Munro   left   Monday   for  Vancouver.  Pie. J. C. English spent the week  end at his -home from the Vernon  camp. /  . Mrs. F. R. Prince and son, left  Wednesday on lhe return to Bend,  Oregon.  Lieul. T. Wilkinson spent a few  days in the city last week, from  Kamloops.  E. L. Evans and wife, left Monday for Victoria, where they will  reside in future.  Thc Hewitt and Galena Farm  mines, in the Slocan, are again on  the shipping list.  -  Vernon bowlers-motored to Enderby last night So show the local  boys how to ilo.it.  Robt. Mowat was in the city on  Sunday from Kamloops, coming by  motor from Salmon Ann.  , Pie. C. Hawkins, of the 102nd  Battalion, R. M. ��������������������������� R., spent Monday  in lown from Sicamous.  . Many Enderbyites enjoyed Empire Day, at the lakes, and on fish-,  ing jaunts to hear-by creeks.  Lumber shipments by the Oka-,,  nagan.Saw Mills, the past week  have been brisk, and cars'plentiful.  If you cannot attend the whist  drive to.be given next week in aid  'bfVlhe*:Cottage Hospital, .send your  four-bits! - ..    ...  Mrs..Geo. Folkard returned from  Revelstoke-Monday,    and    reports  her daughter,' Mrs. .Wilson, .'slowly  ~- improving..-      J .  "Dr.   Dent,   dentist, *. of. ' Salmon  - Arm, will be at the King Edward  ���������������������������Hotel  from Monday; May 29th, to  Saturday, June 3rd.  Mr. and Mrs. P. II. Murphy and  children moved to the King Edward fruit and vegetable farm on  Saturday, for the summer months.  Mr. V. Heber Brown," of New  Westminster is visiting his parents,  Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Brown, at- then-  ideal river bank home on the  Spallumcheen. '  In Sandon dwelling houses for  rent arc at a premium. The mines  thereabouts are being reopened  after several years of idleness, and  an ajr of prosperity prevails.  A carload of cement was unloaded at New Denver, the other  day.' George Aylard and George  Williamson ' are .putting cement  foundations under their buildings.  Thc dance given in thc Drill Hall  last evening by the Enderby basket  ���������������������������=Mll^lulf'ii*r=iri"dnDfJth(rRed='fcross-  and Tobacco Funds was well attended and the event most enjoyable. ,������������������      _,     ,      ,        r.  The business of the Enderby Egg  Circle will, after June 1st, be carried oh at the ollice of thc Enderby  Growers' Association, Mr. Neill  acting as manager in place pf Mr.  Bigge, who has resigned,       ��������������������������� .  Empire Dav was observed very  quictlv in Enderby. In the afternoon two local junior teams played  a game of ball on the Recreation  Ground, which was enjoyed by a  number of local fans and visitors.  School Trustee Faulkner wishes  lo ask the ratepayer inquiring  aboul the school grounds in lasl  week's issue of the Press, what he  school grounds are for if not lor  the school  children  lo play upon.  Thc Tuesdav afternoon sewing  circle conducted by the ladies ol,  lhe Red Cross has been discontinued for the summer months, and  members are asked lo take to their  homes work lc be done ior the so-  cicty.  : Rupert Davy is erecting an up-to-  date dairv barn on his Mara I arm.  The building will be the mosl modern of its kind in thc district, ihe  lower part being entirely ol concrete, with metal stall fixtures and  stanchions.  Very little if any damage has  been (lone by the severe weather  of thc past winter to fruit trees on  the high lands in this district. On  the Lawes hillside property not a  tree shows anv sign of damage, and  the prolific blossoms give promise  of an unusually heavy crop.,  Delicious,   wholesome,  pure   ice  cream  at Joe's.  Home-made  from  Enderby cream.  It is being replankcd  ' The cily of Sandon, in the Slocan  ���������������������������the fastest town in the mining  section of.Brilish Columbia some  years ago���������������������������has thc only all-planked  business street in Canada. The  slreel is a Hume, through which  Carpenter creek flows. It is thc  ordinary mining town business  slreel width  this year.  On June -1th thc summer time  table will go into force over the  Okanagan branch. The Sunday  train will not be added for a few  weeks. "The new train time will  bring the morning train into Enderby 15 minutes later than the  present service, or at 11.39, and the  afternoon train (north bound) will  arrivesan hour earlier than now, or  at 4.09.  Chas. E. Strickland is making another big improvement to his Lone  Pine dairy farm. This week hc is  putting up a silo under Government supervision, 12x30 feet in dimension., He is growing corn to  add to his hay for silage, and will  endeavor to demonstrate in this  locality the practicability of silo  feeding according to the department regulations.  J. E. Crane has had.aobig run on  his wall.paper stock the past few  "weeks, and reports, several large  orders"aAyaiting thc paper hanger.  Mr; High, who recently returned to  Enderby from Comox, after getting  his military discharge on account  of physicalVcondition,. has taken  up the work of. paper hanging and  i ndb.ofT decorating discontinued by.  C. G. Piper on his joining the engineer corps. " '  ��������������������������� Here is a secret that leads lo success in buttermaking, from one of  the best known and most successful  biittermakers in the'dislrict: Keep  Ihe cream sweet; have" mix \yarm  cream from the separator with cold  cream that has stood over  BEAD  V,  MAN'S HILL  1 The battle of Verdun continues.  It entered ,its ' fourth month this  week.,-.Tlie Germans are hammering at Dead Man's Hill, where the  masking the imposing ' offensive  prepared by Austria with the object- of reaching thc Alps, above  Vicenza, from which the Austrians  would be able to dominate the entire Venetian region and threaten  the   flank   and   rear   of  the   main  most ferocious and bloody fighting I It.a,ian   ���������������������������ll���������������������������y.  occupying, the  pro-  ,.   .i        t, xi    , ...   .    , VillCCS  ol the three months' conflict has  taken place. They have succeeded  in gaining a fooling in the French  first line, but, a Paris report says it  will not be1 a dillicull task for thc  French  to   dislodge   them   before  of Udine anu Belluno.  -_-_____        **'  Musl Figh{ lo  the End  night or  from (morning till night. A thunder storm will quickly sour cream,  therefore it should be hurried lo  thc creqmery as quickly as possible  in order to keep it up to standard.'  "The die-is cast.   Germany must  fight to the billcr end, and ^cannot  escape  retribution   by  useless  appeals to neutrals for peace."   This  they  are  able  to   follow up  their is Ihe answer of the Entente Allies  advantage.   That the German's must j [0n thc -. steadily-increasing; .peace  ...... , italk,   according   to   a   Washington  continue    their    tremendous    on- disp.Uch- imderdate -of May 23rd  slaught   on   Dead   Man's   Hill   or  abandon the idea,of taking Verdun  seems obvious.   .This summit and  its  sister  eminence,  Hill  304,  thc  Prohibition Bill Signed  A  Victoria  dispatch under' dale  i    r     i ��������������������������� i ��������������������������� *u    r> i   i i iof May 23 says: "After a'dav and a  crest ot  which the Germans hoId,!nighl of sensational  developments  form the key of the whole system  of Verdun defences. Without thc  undisputed possession of this plateau, military-.critics agree that no  attack ,oa Verdun has any chance  of. success.,, - '<? ''       _  According lo* a Paris report the.  French   armies��������������������������� defending  Verdun  have recaptured, from, the ^Germans,  a large part of Fort -Doumonl, "the  which  included   the  possible  dis  missal  of  the  Bowser administration .by the lieutenant-governor on  the ,   prohibition     question,     His  Honor  Lieutenant2Govcrnor  Barnard eflixed -his signature to the formal' address  presenting the*;measure  lo  the  House. '    It-is  understood that* on"thc',secohd reading of.  Hie - measure "the Premier wilL announce :'that"the'''government 'pro-'  _J"������������������. _ .������������������ S  i :'__       _.!__         L        _.*       1_ !!___*!_._  BACK TO HIS FIRST LOVE   V,  After a few years as game war-,  den in the valleys to the south.of-  Okanagan,  IT.  T.  Blurton  has   re- .  turned.to his ranch home al Mara, S  content to spend lhe remainder, of, -  his   days   in   that   peaceful, ,uh-"V  troubled  settlement where he- has  spent so many years.    Mr.' Blurton ',  says there is no valley in British  Columbia - quite    so  , fertile ' and;,-!  pleasant to live in as Mara dislrict.,V  Long ago, when Wen Wright,'Geo. 7-7  Bell and the Lambley Brothers led.."  in 24th of May celebration events  ������������������  in   Enderby,' Mr.  Blurton  used' to' f  come hither with the crack-'sprin-   -a  tcrs and long and high ju*mpers.,df- ^  Mara,   and- between .them, they'd  clean up mosl of the" field "events;"-_  The   purses   were   small   in -those '���������������������������  days���������������������������$2  the limit���������������������������and it "was a*   -  case of haying to win something or"  go  hungry'and  diy  for  the  day.'.'  The  Mara  boys  didn't  go hungry y  and they wouldn't go dry.    Then **-'  there were horse races, boat races.,*  and baseball; and football games-^   -r  all, more  for  the  sport  than   ihe  money.    And  was a pioncc  old timers  living -over a_ain.-   '.-,..-.,- .--," ".v '.'- i-~  posesViin, the. .event..of prohibition  Germans ins.'claimcd, now.holding t>eing-%loi:>ted, to appoint a,judicial  on the norths committee,., comprising three judge  Jcs  and itw.o. commercial .experts,,io go  into the wlioliVquestipn,of/compen  sation. -  '  Hon. Martin Burrell Back to Work  only a small angle  eastern '.corner., of-the- fort.-'-'.-". ������������������,** -~.  ��������������������������� The"'1'German- official- report r.of  May. 23 claims'that on .the 22nd  they stormed and' captured, thc  southern spurs of Deadman's Hill,  taking 9 officers and 913 men, also,      Tr . .   _  caoturing 13 canon and-21 machine , .ir������������������";   Martin- Burrcll.. who   was  guns ' ��������������������������� (     burned about the face in the'Pai  * "Italy's, great hour has struck,"filament-Building fire in, February,  is lhe'theme, of comment "of the and who has been recuperating in  public and the'press, according to * *he South aller a long illness, has  a Rome report. All reports-coming rcli-'-ncd.lo Ottawa and is again at  fighting  from the fighting zone between  rtaly and Austria agree that the  Austrian artillery, especially heavy  guns,  is  daily increasing  and  un-  len ,,:ng fo lhe  terial office.  duties of his minis-  Bread low?   Sec Joe.  Men and Things as Seen Thro' Hank Reklaw's Periscope  Why arc thc reservation Indians so-hard to'been given lhc water service promised him in  deal wilh in connection wilh reserve lands? This.compensation for lhe roadway. Philip says:  question has been asked repeatedly, and various'_'__"y/hilc man,.he promise, inc.Ihoscjhings._ He  Ifnswt^^have"been given: There is a reason, say 1 gel 'um right away. I say, 'alright.' Wc  A good reason. And il is not flattering to lhc shake um hand. White man he lake road. Mc  white man. The Indians do not have any confi-juse 'um long lime. Hc say, 'I pul water on your  dence in the white man. The Indian is a child place where you want 'um ncx' week.' While  in business.   He docs nol know the intricacies of, man lie.    I no gel waler.    I no get fence wire.  While  um.   Hc no give mc  While man lie.   Now  no give mc whal he  business.    Hc is  unsophisticated.    Hc is  very Hc Icllum me do those things.   I do 'um  crude.   Hc is a man of "yes*" and "no."   He bc- man take what I say 1 giv  licves in lhc right and wrong of lhc thing.    He. what hc say he give mc.  gives his word.'   lie puis nothing on paper.   He, I shutluin  up road if hc  binds a bargain by lhc shake of the hand.    He;promise."  does nol know any bcltcrVvay���������������������������if lhere is a better way. Hc used to believe in the white man.  Hc trusted him. But thai was long ago. Hc docs  not trust lhc while man any more.   Why?  Here's one reason: More lhan a year ago  Indian Philip, who owns a reservation home a  mile from Enderby on thc road lo Mabel lake, and encourage and educate lhc poor devils who  This is only one example. Hundreds of a  similar nature might bc cilcd. There is, indeed,  good reason for thc Indians refusing to have anything lo do with lhc while man. And we fear it  will ever bc so unlif lhc Government places a  resident Indian agent on every reserve lo direct  was promised water service from the Enderby  main wherc it passes his door, provided Philip  would give a right-of-way- for a wagon road  through bis place. He was also promised wire  for a fence to enclose his place, and he claims a  definite agreement was entered into with liim by  which he was to furnish the fence posts at 8c  apiece and dig the post holes at 15c a hole, for  cannol possibly gel a square deal under thc present haphazard system, which leads lo nowhere  and is always on lhc way.  Premier Bowser said the other day, speaking  on the question of the proposed Saturday half-  holiday legislation, that lhe Act would apply to  only Vancouver, Victoria and New Westminster,  the fence to be creeled along lhc roadway.   Thc | He 'gave as a reason for lhc Act not applying to  road was built-forthwith and has long been in  lhc interior towns lhal there were so few clerks  use. The water service was to be given him in a  lew weeks'-time, and the fence wire was lo  come along as soon as thc fence posts were on  the ground and lhe post holes dug. That was a  year ago, and more. Today'Philip has neither  thc water service promised, nor the fence wire'  The Indian carried out his part of thc agreement  months ago. The while man look possession of  the roadway through his place a year ago and  more. But Philip has. not received a cent* of  cash for thc fence posts along lhe roadway nor  for lhc digging of thc poslholes.    Nor lias hc  employed in lhc small towns lhe law was not  necessary there. Premier Bowser lakes a very  narrow view of whal a half-holiday law should  be, il seems to us. If il is lo be a Provincial  alfair why nol make il a Provincial affair? If it  is a law for the three eitieson the coast, why nol  empower those three cities to make Iheir own  half-holiday law? We did not think Premier  Bowser would ever father such a make-shift,  such a half-measure. II looks like vole bait. We  looked for something bigger and broader from  Premier Bowser.  ���������������������������������������������  .V-,  \.nd' through it all,- there VyV; YY^'SI  inecr \fcllowship" that:*all .;"'V'"**f,'V'-.^'l  enjov talking ahout and --yffiiwl&M  _L2Z__    Y  .YY-YY7MM  )yANT.TOBUY STOCK :RANCHE^S^Y^^ji  ~*c<-   "  ' *"* ' **   -        ''        **��������������������������� *���������������������������   *"     "j"*   "*** -'*   r" "* sYS    j* ~7,$''-,\ r~ ^T"*~f ������������������*;F  ���������������������������'. The", following'", commu'nic'ationy^^^  rcceivccUby the.,Enderby!board"bMT - ',---V^  trade 'mayTcad-to some activity "in ^>V V V.'j!  thc .Jine,���������������������������qfVslock;farnvf purchases,-.y*V T*"  ���������������������������if 'anything- siiilable"can ;;be"pur-;.-,';.  'chased in*this vicinity:1   -^    --'���������������������������,.>'-:  Secretary Board oPTrade,.Enderby  .-'Dear. Sir:  I would be pleased 'ii"  you will kindly send..me a >Iist..of'  iiamesand addresses of owners of-  -.Jargc  slock   ranches   hi   your  dis-1  trict, as I-have several parlieshcre  wanting to buy."- '  The communication is,from a-  real estate firm in Vancouver. Jt  indicates lhal the eyes of. intending  purchasers arc turned this way. If  any reader of the Press can aid in  giving the desired information," it  would be greatly appreciated. ���������������������������  Franchise lo  Women  -  ,    By thc defeat of the motion  for *  thc second reading of thc bill introduced in the Provincial legislature  bv Mr. John   Place,  lo amend  the  Elections  Act so  as  to  grant immediately the franchise to women, '  the  policy  of  the  Government   lo'  submiLthe^inattcik-to^thc^ciccLoJ^=i)lV  thc Province al the forthcoming  elections was approved the pasl  week by Ihe legislature. The Government's proposal is to, at the  present session, bring down an  amendment to lhe Elections Acl  granting the franchise to women,  the amendment to be put before the  electors in ihe shape of a referendum and, if approved, to become  effective on January 1st next.  Another Juvenile Poet  Will you  please put this in the  paper:  If my name you wish lo see  Turn to page a hundrcd-and-thrce,  Here my name you cannol find,  Turn lo page a hundred-niid-nine:  Here my name you do nol look,  Turn lo Ihe very back of lhc book:  Ob, you goose, you cannol find it  Shut'the book and do not mind il  Au'iN Woods, Enderby.  House. Jn mis cnapier nruuu* ami  Eslher are finally brought together,  after the long and perilous search  undertaken by the heroine. See  the meeting.         HATS   KOH  ALL  Hats for the kiddies,  Hats for lhc misses,  Hats for the ladies.   At SPEEBS'  WANTED���������������������������To rent, a piano. Apply, A. E. West. Tailor.  LOST���������������������������Gold brooch; "V. L. C." initials. Please return to The  Walker Press. ������������������������������������������������������"/  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY-  Thursday, May 25,1916  Herd's a working  'maxim- that  works:  "Don't Argufy"  best if you would have the best. Unsound or  malformed mares are just as bad as unsound stallions. It is easier, to raise a good animal than a  poor one. Manage the work this spring in order  lhal the best mare on-the farm may be regularly  returned to the horse. Next year a good crop of  sound, healthy colts will be as good as a bank account. Canada is likely to enter shortly the  commercial export market and that market will  require all you can produce.  Last week the Vernon News celebrated its 25th  anniversary. Thc News has had a long and useful career. It has served thc Valley well, and  Vernon particularly well. Perhaps, as a strictly  business proposition, the News has not been a  winner in the way of* .making dollars for the  company back of it, but as a representative of the  community in which it is published, the News is  and has ever been a success. May it have many  more birthdays under the able management of  Mr. Ball and Mr. Mackclvic, is lhc sincere wish ol*  lhe Press.  NEVER, NO MORE !  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Published every   Thursday at    Enderby,   B. C. at  S2   per  year,   by   the  ���������������������������Walker   Press.  Advertising Rates:   Transient,  50c an inch first insertion, 25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. SI an inch per month.  THURSDAY, MAY 25, 1916  PRODUCE TO FULL CAPACITY  Is the farmer justified in believing that thc  firm tone of the horse market and the present  high prices for live slock rest upon a secure  foundation? May hc look forward with any confidence to the next season's or next year's market? Should hc prepare, as against an advertised  shortage and high prices for all classes of farm  animats, by breeding a larger number of marcs  or of cows, sheep, hogs and poultry? These art  questions which every farmer is asking himself,  and would like information upon. We arc confident lhal the farmer has never been in a more secure position than the present, as regards lhc extension of his breeding operations, bul, lo enable  him lo form more easily his own conclusions, lhe  following facts arc submitted:  Since lhc outbreak of the war, thc British remount commission has purchased in Canada 15,-  000 horses; 8.000 have been bought by French  contractors and 25,000 by lhc Canadian Department of Mililia. The Department of Militia is  now engaged in buying an additional thousand  head. The Brilish remount commission has purchased over 700 since March and is buying daily  in Montreal. French contractors are anxious to  ob I a i n-s u j) p 1 i es_a n cLa rc_ar_:a.i i gi u glo.buy .all.thai  are available bolh in lhe East and in thc West.  11 i.s understood lhat, as a result of the purchases  already made, army buyers are finding it increasingly dillicull, bolh in the United Stales and  in Cadada, lo readily secure lhc number of  horses which they require, particularly of thc  type suitable-for heavy cavalry or heavy artillery.  "in addition to lhe purchases; for army account,  commercial activity from two distinct quarters  litis exeVlcdVr very "evideiif Vnlluence upoir the  Canadian horse market during lhe past three or  four months. Since the beginning of lhe year,  6,000 horses reached lhe Winnipeg slock yards  from ftaslcrn Canada and 5,917 were shipped  from lhe same yards westward, mostly to Saskatchewan. During lhe months of January,  February and March, 1.805 horses were exported  lo lhe Uniled Stales. A few hundred more went  forward lo lhe same market in April. The horses  exported were gooel farm chunks weighing from  1300 lo 1500 lbs. As high as $500 a pair was paid  for animals possessing extra (|iialily and conformation. This new movemenl in lhc horse  market is having its effect upon prices all over  Canada.  Buyers report lhal thc better classes of drafters  and farm chunks are gelling scarce and hard to  buy. The same holds true of good big roadsters  and saddlers. The noticeable .scarcity ol" good  horses of these descriptions illustrates the fact  lhat demand has already overtaken supply and  makes il very evident lhal all Ihe really good  sound mares in lhe country should be bred lhis  year. II cannol be too strongly emphasized,  however, lhal they should be mated only with  strictly high-class sires. The number of horses  rejected by army buyers clearly indicates lhal  lhere is noplace for lhe unsound horse or for lhe  misfit. Such animals have been, are now and al-1  wavs will be a drug on the market.   Breed to the J  In laking over lhc Hedley Gazelle lasl week  our old friend, Jim Grier, says: "In politics, the  paper will bc independent. We arc not under anv  obligations lb lhe politicians, neither are thc politicians under any obligations lo us. If an aspirant  for political honors wishes to advertise his wares  hc can purchase space in thc columns of llie  Hedley Gazette al thc regular advertising rate of  10c per line, if hc writes the dope. Wc have been  writing political dope for a quarter of a century,  for nothing, and have 'sworn off.' " With this  slalemenl of fact and policy, the new Gazelle  editor closes with this eloquent peroration from  Kern an ���������������������������, who, hc says, was a newspaper writer  and died in the poorhouse:  Had I known the world as I know it now  In my hoy hood, I half believe lhat I  Would have sworn ine a stern, fierce, terrible vow  Down unto my death to live a lie:  To promise, yel never perform: lo pose  As a friend, while betraying all friendships.here;  To .prate religion, while under the rose  I struck through ils quivering breast ix spear.  For I often think, had I lived this lie,  And lived it like many a maii I sec,  That wealth or power or honor high  As it came to them would have come to me.  Nor would I have fell as I feel today,  When l.iixnd how fickle is friendship here;  For, ah!   had I been bul as false as they,  1 could answer a-back wilh a sneer for a sneer.  Fool, fool that I was ! In my trustful youth  1 thought this world was a world sublime  That was struggling ever in search of truth,  And where Truth would triumph in time���������������������������in time.  But far between, and tho' few Ihey bc, ,  Are good, grand souls in this world of shame,  A4id lhe love and the lillics they send to me  Are more lhan fortune and more than fame.  And when I remember these royal men  I rise renewed in my sense and soul,  And take up the trials of life again,  And again press on to a golden goal.  In Jas. W. Grier the Hedley Gazette has a publisher and printer who will make good. We have  worked with Jim, and "chawed" and "lit" with  Jim, and know he's made of the right stuff.  Whal would happen over in England if there  _v.a s^as_j_micljLJ_iij__j cqn-  nection with the movemenl of iroops in training  as has been going on in connection wilh lhe  establishment of the summer camp at Vernon.  Very much of this sort of thing and lhc people  of all communities would begin lo pray for lhc  men lo be shifted to the front where they coulej  do the mosl gooel���������������������������and no doubt this prayer has  been on thc lips of the men themselves for many  moons.  TO CAN RHUBARB  A simple way in which to preserve rhubarb is to cut the tender  stems into half-inch lengths without peeling. Pack them in cans.  Then pour in cold water till lhe can  overflows. Seal it tightly and treat  it the same way as any other canned fruit. This, is excellent for pies  or sauce in the winter time.  Mysterious Long Green Fluid  Dr. Louis Enricht, of New York,  recently discovered a green iluid  which when mixed with ordinary  water will produce a substitute for  gasoline, at a cost of a cent and a  half per gallon. His patent was  bought a few days ago by the Maxim Munitions Corporation for $2,-  000,000.  A girl who is chummy with her  molhcr can manage to get along  pretty well without a chaperon.  I will not be caught in. the toils  of any party; I am for the nalion.  Napoleon.  A dollar judiciously, spent in advertising will always double itself.  WALL  PAPERS  The   decoration   of   your  walls  is  surely  more  important than anything else  in   the   house.      You   see  more  of   the   walls  than  anything   else,   why   not n  have .   them     satisfactory "  and beautiful?  Our-new papers are beautiful in color, attractive in  design and appeal to people of good taste, and the  prices are moderate.  BEDROOM  PAPERS,  from  5c  up  CUT-OUT  BORDERS  in  beautiful  Floral Patterns.  VARNISHED TILES, for bathroom  and Kitchen.  Bread low?   See Joe.  I  J. E. CRANE,  Proprietoi  Water Glass,  a sml]Xfety left)  Peanut Butter, ih bulk,      -       -        -  Tea, 3 pounds for -      '  Coffee, 3 pounds for        - -  Small Potatoes for seed or feed  40c per qt.  25c per pound  $1.00  $1.10  60c per 1 00  Our Motto: "QUALITY and SERVICE"  TEECE & SON,  'PHONE 48  Bell Block, Enderby  Specials in Lumber  while they last:  No. 4 Novelty Siding,      "-"-' -        $10.00 per M  No. 2 2x4 and 2x6,       -       -       - -     $13.00 per M  No. 2 Mixed. Lath,    -       -         - -         $1.75 per M  Short Cordwood,       -*-..-_._-��������������������������� -       $3.75 per load  Order your winter's supply of wood NOW���������������������������Green Blocks, $1 a load  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS! Ltd. Enderby  PLANTING LATE THIS SEASON  Spring is late throughout Canada this season  and the "general condilions for early planting-have  nol heen favorable. Last year on April 30th it  was estimated lhat 03 per cent of lhe planting  was completed as against 27 per cent this year.  Of spring wheal lhis year 1.8 per cent of lhc estimated acreage was sown in Quebec, 4.3 per cent  in Ontario, and from 26 lo 80 per cenl'in lhc middle west, being 26 per "cenl in Manitoba, 36 per  cent "in Saskatchewan and 80 per cent in Alberla.  In 1915 nol more than 8 per cent ol' life acreage  under wheal remained to be sown after May 1st.  The quantities of-oals and barley sown at this  date are also relatively small.  It is, perhaps, as well to remember lhat the  train lhat makes no noise, raises no dust, kills no  slock, and disturbs nobody, will never draw any  freight or carry any passengers, or get anywhere.  DON'T BE WASTEFUL  King Edward  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  KingEdwardHote^^ Enderby  Distinctive Productions in Commercial  Printing Mean Larger Profits to you,  ^MirTBuiinessman  Loose Leaf Billheads  Letterheads  Statements  Duplicate Billing Forms  Envelopes  Price Lists  Begin a I home. The larger portion of salaries  and wages is spent on lhe home���������������������������food, fuel, light,  clothing. Are any ol* Ihesc things wasted? 11'  only twenty dollars a year were saved from wasle  in cVcrv home in Canada, it would more Hum pay  lhe inleresl on a war debl of $500,000,000.  Booklets  Counter Check Books  Stock Certificates  Window Cards  Stork Cards  Bail Programmes  Butter Wrappers  Dodgers    -������������������������������������������������������--���������������������������������������������������������������������������������----���������������������������;-���������������������������-*-  Circular Letters (typewriter)  Posters  Wedding Stationery  Wedding Cake Boxes and Cards  Invitations  Visiting Cards  All Lines of Ruled and Unruled Writing Paper  In Short: Anything in Printing.  HAVE YOUR PRINTING DONE IN THE HOME TOWN.  Look up lhc date of expiry on your, printed  name on lhis paper. If you are behind���������������������������ih arrear  in your subscription���������������������������or the expiry date is NOW  ���������������������������and if you want to help the paper move up a  notch, call or write, enclosing the necessary collateral lo cover another year.  THE  WALKER   PRESS $  Thursday, May 25, i 916  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  SECRET SOCIETIES  R. E. WHEELER  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40  Regular meetings first  Thursday on or after the  full moon at 8 p. m. in Oddfellows Hall. Visiting  brethren cordially invited  W. J. LEMKE  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. W. HUGHES, K. R. S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., address,   F. FKAVEL. Enderby  PROFESSIONAL  ^ C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  r INSURANCE  Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  COMING DOWN TO RIGHT THINKING  A few days ago in the House of Commons the  Rt.Hon. Austen Chamberlain, secretary for India,  told lhe nalion thai it would be unwise to count  on thc rapid economic cxluuislion of Germany,  and suggested lhat it would be much better for  Great Britain to build on her strength than on  Germany's weakness. Germany and her allies arc  MORE DAIRY COWS WANTED  T. A. F. Wiancko, writing in the Agricultural  Journal for May, says forty thousand dairy cows  arc wanted in British Columbia. "Dairying is  fast becoming one of the mosl important factors  in British Columbia agriculture," says hc, "and  if rightly conducted is one of thc surest moneymakers of our varied industries.   Il is much more  now ready lo talk peace. We arc lold this is a sign rational than any one-crop system, as its practice  M  ISS F. WALTER-HUGHES,  (Certificated Higher Div., PVA. M.)  Pupil for the past five years of Roland Rogers, Esq., M.A., Mus.Doc,  Oxfor., and Miss Oberhoffcr, L.R.  A.M.  Lessons on Pianofoite and in voiec  Production and-Musical Thcoiy.  For terms apply to Box 583, City.  FRESH  FISH  >  EVERY   THURSDAY  GEO. R. SHARPE  WHOLESALE - RETAiL BUTCHER  < >  < >  < i  ,E. J. Mack  Livery,.Feed & Sale Stables  ENDERBY, B. C:  *       -v.   ������������������������������������������������������_���������������������������  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers i  " Land-seekers  and Tourists invited to give us a trial."  of weakness and lhal il points to early collapse of  lhal great fighting machine. But il is unwise lo  count upon this surmise. Wc have heard it so  often, together with so many olher things pointing lo whal was said to bc German exhaustion  ���������������������������very little if any of which has come Irue���������������������������lhat  it would bc lhc essence of folly lo anticipate any  possible victory for England and her allies wilhin  lhc next few years. This is lhc opinion of mili-  lary men who have kept in close louch with the  various shifts which have taken place in lhc war's  progress from lhc beginning. II is quite natural  lhal Germany should bc ready lo make peace  now. They have Belgium, northern France,  Serbia, Poland and Russian Bailie Provinces.  They have losl a small part of Alsace to thc  French and a small part of Trcnlino to Italy, in  addition to nearly all colonial possessions. It is  useless to deny that they arc in position to enter  a peace conference at this lime with the strongest  hand. It is this fact which has set the British  mind strongly against peace at lhc present time,  or in thc near future.  J. L. Garvin, in thc Royal Colonial Institute  Journal, says that without a complete reversal of  present conditions there can bc no real victory for  thc Allies and no future security for any of them.  And. British statesmen tell us there cannot bc any  thought of peace until German militarism is destroyed. What does this mean? It means that  thc Allies mustrelakc Belgium, Northern France,  Serbia, Poland and the Baltic Provinces; it means  that lhc Central armies musl bc driven out of  Belgium and France, out of Serbia and. Poland,  out of Turkey and out of. Egypt. It means that  it will cost the Allies as.much in'men and money,  and time, to accomplish this as it has cost Germany and her allies to get in possession of Ihem.  Wc cannot hope to do more than they have done,  if, indeed, we can dp as much in so short a time.  What the Germans arc attempting at Verdun our  armies must expect to have to accomplish. We  cannot hope to. win any kind of a victory unless  we can retake the territory occupied by thc  enemy.' There can be no question that exhaustion is beginning, to count. But .it is apparently  counting as. much against the armies of the Allies  as. the armies of the enemy. The bringing of  Russian troops to France; is evidence of. this.  Ii* peace can come only wilh the breaking down  of the. German military ,system then peace is  years away. What it has taken them half a century to, perfect,we, with no system, to speak of,  cannot-! hope'to destroy iri .a few short months.  To break a' military system such as that means  that we must perfect a military system as strong  , Butvif peace isrto come without  or stronger   ,  bringing marked changes in Europe it may bc  nearer than'we have dared to think, and it does  not now seem possible that any marked changes I yield a profitable supply of mill  can be brought about unless a strength hereto- good feeding musl  lends lo the proper rotation of crops, and maintains and increases thc fertility of thc land, and  affords steady employment with returns which  are remunerative in accordance to the,amount  of brains and ability mixed with the business.  The farmer who milks cows has thc best,possible  assurance of a steady income. Thc one great advantage in dairy-farming is that it is not likely to  be overdone; there is always' a strong and increasing demand for dairy products of good  quality. At thc present time wc arc importing  inlo thc Province from ten million to twelve million pounds of butler annually. To produce this  large amount of buller within our own Province  would require an additional 40,000 cows, and we  must all agree that it will, bc some time before  our dairy herds increase to that extent, and it is  reasonably sale lo say lhat when that lime comes  the population will have increased to such an .extent that ^vc will be able to produce milk and butter as cheaply as can be done anywhere.  "There are necessarily many problems that  need solving, which lhc individual dairyman  must work out for himself lo bring lhe highest  degree of success, particularly/if hc is a beginner.  Chief amongst these is thc question of producing  more suitable and better, as well as cheaper,  j'eeds. We arc fast getting lo a place where the  land cannol bc farmed in thc old-fashioned way.  We cannot meet compclilion and remain in the  old'-rut. Wc arc blessed with condilions of soil  and. climate that enable us to produce a greal  variety of crops, of which alfalfa, clover, corn,  peas and oats, mangels and field carrots arc thc  most suitable for profitable milk production:-  "As pastures begin to dry up during the latter  part of the summer, the matter of feeding some  supplementary food is of thc utmost importance,  if profitable returns arc expected. Thc fact must  never be lost sight of that so much food is necessary to sustain the dairy animal, and that the  profits come from lhc food lhal is fed over .'and  above lhis amount. Cows running.on. bare pastures arc obliged to use up too much energy in  searching for their food. A little forethought by  way of providing green fodder -will-be1 found to  come in well at this time, y For tthis purpose tlie  economical' dairyman will provide a succession  of green crops, such as fall.rye and vctches,-;grceri  clover,, alfalfa, peas and oats, and green, corn.  While pastures arc good cows may'give satisfac-j  tory returns, butr taking it one year with another,  there is only a short period each year when.pasture may.be relied upon entirely lo furnish food  enough. -   .  "Good feeding must be continuous; the cow  has no creative function, and musl lake in at thc  mouth till thai she sends oil I through lhc,.udder.  She must bc well and even highly fed if she is to  Moreover, the  If any butter maker makes  butter she's proud of, and has  good reason lo be,.it's good business for her to let thc world  know about it and where it came  from. Nicely printed butter papers���������������������������real parchment���������������������������and printed with an alkali ink that won't  run or look greasy, will do it.  Thc Walker Press can, furnish  the finest vegetable parchment,  thc best ink, that won't run, and  the finest quality of printing. If  you can furnish thc finest buller,  you'll have a winning combination.  ^v  iMiH_r~^*,*5  m  i  INTHE RACE FOR BUSINESS  The gentleman on-the tortoise  represents the man who docs not  advertise���������������������������the one who tries to do  business as it was clone in the days ������������������������������������  of the tallow candle or the oil lamp., \A  Art you in the glare of the electric light���������������������������in   the  automobile  Modern.Methods ?'      f   ,  Our Want Ads. are high voltage  batteries, whether you want light' i  or  power���������������������������business publicity  or M  > competent help,  O���������������������������I right��������������������������� 1W b, ��������������������������� W NdMlj  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS^  -'��������������������������� Coal mining rights of the Domin ���������������������������  ion iri-Manitoba; Saskatchewan'and:  Alberta, 41ie Yukon -TerritoryVthe;',  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the Province of British Columbia,  niay be leased for a term/of twenty-  one years at an annual rental" of $1  an acre. Nol morecthah 25(50 acres,  will be leased to one applicant.'-"'.  Application, for a lease must be,;  made by the applicant in, person-to  the. Agent of sub-Agent'of the. dis-'  trict in which rights applied for are ..  situated.  V.  *   '  _���������������������������,-"���������������������������_-*  v  :*-  "v  .    f#3 *������������������  -J  '������������������������������������������������������-'  *~f  -���������������������������?  -&������������������  -W#5  <w������������������  ���������������������������V1?1  ���������������������������_,  "rMi/J*  ' j j .-, K.  .-.,~  --  **. ~n������������������-^  HAWK BICYCLES  An up-to-date High Grade  Bicycle fitted vtithfioller.Cham,  New Departure or Hercules  Coaster Brake and Hubs, Detachable Tires, high grade equipment, including Mud- *nn rit  guards, Pump,& Tools JfcZ.DU  s/j;d FREE 1916 Catalogue,  00 pages of Bicycles, Sundries  arid Repair Mater ml.   You can  buy_.your_5iipplies_from_us at_  Wholesale Trices.  T. W. BOYD & SON, .  27 Notre Dame St.Wcst.Monlreal.  Are your  Butter Wraps  running low?  Better order some now  Getting into the Home  Women buy more than  two-thirds the merchandise sold in retail stores  and every woman reads  the Classified Want Ads.  Our paper goes into the  homes and the Want  Ads. will reach the  Spenders.  'cr her lull production once she has slruck in lhc'.applied for shall.be slaked out by  nit yield. It means good pasture in summer, and thLrapp"c"ronC,m,si beViccom-  is- good iceding in warm and comfortable quarters p.inicc| l)y ., fee of S5 which will bc  ���������������������������mv in  mmik     iwtirt-ijvi-i-   lh_      ln   surveyed   territory, thc Jand.-;  >yi> ui num.    ������������������uiu������������������u, "-must be described by sections, oi-    _. _ ,_ _ be  continuous   through   the Jega, sub-divisions of sections, and  Tore wholly unrevcalcd is disclosed by one side or (season, as il is extremely hard lo bring a cow to j in. uhsurvcyed  territory the tract  the other.   Should Great Briain uncover a power  not .thus far used a different" aspect would be put  upon things.   But if no such power is to bc dis  closed, it means years of exhausting fighting.  Canada's duty is clear. We have given men  and wc have given money. Wc cannot give more  men than wc can spare. Already there is thc  cry against foreigners taking thc places of Canadians who are enlisting. But this cannol bc  altered^���������������������������Thc-work-=must-bc-done,-and-oui-Can  adian men cannot do the work at home and light  too. One thing aboul which there can bc no complaint is thc matter of our production���������������������������particularly of agricultural products. Last year thc  record made by Canada was excellent. This year  it should be better. If it is not it will bc thc fault  of weather conditions. But, no mailer whal lhc  weather conditions, Canada has a duty to perform that'is paramount lo all else. She musl produce an abundant harvest of. food products. And  not only this year, but the year following, and lhe  year following.  For every British ship sunk by Hun submarines Britain can show a ship detained, seized  or captured since thc war began. In olher words  thc Allies arc just as well oil" on lhe seas as ever  Ihcy were. For which thc British navy is to be  thanked���������������������������as usual.���������������������������Vancouver World.  ASK SOLDIERS' WIVES TO STAY HOME  Mainly on the ground*that their presence tends  to hamper efficiency in the Canadian forces in  England and France, lhc agents-general in London of the Provinces of Canada, havcxpasscd a  resolution calling upon thc Provincial Governments to take prompt steps to discourage officers  ancl soldiers' wives from going to England until  the end of the war. There are said to bc more  than 3,000 wives of ollicers and men of the Canadian forces now in the Uniled Kingdom, and it  is understood this number is to be increased  during the next two or three months at the rale  of {j thousand a week. "It is far better," said one  agent-general, "for the wives lo remain in Canada with friends than to come here on an oil  chance, of seeing their husbands and then spending several months among strangers."  in winter. The best advice that can be given lo  thc average dairyman is: Resolve to feed a little  better, provide more suitable and better crops,  have an abundance of nutritious and succulent  food for the cow twelve months in the year, study  each cow individually, and feed her accordingly,  -an<l-make-hei-GomforlablG=antUGontGntc*;d.-=J-hfen,-  if she is lhe -right kind of cow, she will return n  handsome profit."  \    Enlist today! And thus make room for another "bohunk" or Oriental in B. C. More than  50 per ccnl of lhc employees of lhe Slocan mines  arc "alien enemies." More than 70 per cent of  lhc employees at the big tunnel job, Bear Creek,  are Austrians. Nearly all of the employees al the  Extension and olher Vancouver Island mines are  Orientals. Enlist loday���������������������������and leave your sons,  daughters, wives, mothers and sweethearts, to  compete in the labor market with Ihesc importations of pay-lriotic B. C. employers.���������������������������B. C. Fcdcrationist.  Safely lies in lhc balance of power and the  great trouble in Europe loday is simply that each  side believes that lhe balance of power is safe  only when out of lhe other fellows hands and in  our own. ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������'���������������������������.  refunded if the rights applied for  arc nol available, but not otherwise.  A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the  rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine  shall furnish the Agent with sworn  return s__ ace quilling, _for_ J lie full,  quantity of merchantable coal  mined and pay the royalty thereon.  If the coal mining rights are nol  operated, such returns should -be  furnished al least once a year.  Tlie lease will include the coal'  mining rights only, but the lessee  may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights as may  he considered necessary for thc  working of thc mine, at the rate of  $10 an acre. _        . . _   _ _.  For full information application  should be made to thc Secretary of  the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or sub-Agent  of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of thc Interior.  N.13.--Unauthorized publication of  lhis advertisement will not bc paid  for.���������������������������83575.  :t "?-?>:  We believe lhe thing wc wish lo believe. If wc  dislike a 'man, any kind of old proof is sullicienl  lo damn him, and all that seems in his favor we  quietly pooh-pooh.  These are the days when we should not lose  sight of the fact thai all things are possible, but  some arc-difficult���������������������������like leaching turtles to fly.  What a blessed place lhis world would be to  live in if we could eliminate the parade clement  in human nature.  Sorrow is pathological, and  lies in work.  ils only remedy  O.K.  Baths in connection  H. HENDRICKSON, Proprietor  c.  P.  R: TIMETABLE  Southbound  No  ���������������������������thbound  10.20 lv.  Sicamous  ar. 18:30  10.53  Mara  17.-11  11.00    .  Grindrod  17.21  11.2*1  ENDERBY  17.0S  11.50  Armstrong  1(5.38  12.00  Realm  1(5.28  12.11  Larkin  1(5.15  12.38  Vernon  15.48  13.00 ar.  Okanagan Ldg.  lv. 15.30  II. W. BRODIE        JNO BURNHAM  G. P. A., Vancouver   Agt., Enderby THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY-  Thursday, May 25,1916  Lowest MM Prices  Separator Oil, ������������������1.25 per Gallon.  Visco Axel Oil, -$2.25 per Gallon, in any  quantity.  Felt   Roofing,  $1.75   per  100  square feet.  Gasoline, any quantity, -15c per Gallon. .  SPECIAL  PRICE TO CLEAN OUT���������������������������1   only  Sunset  Sewing  Machine,  Fishing "Tackle, Lawn Tennis ancl Baseball    Goods���������������������������We   handle   the  most complete line in lown.  Diiisv  Barrel  Churns, ������������������9.50, JjtfO.aO and Sll.aO.  Screen Doors, ������������������1.50 lo $2.40. Screen Windows, 3;>c and 40c each  In 'our workshop we handle plumbing  and   Mealing  work   ol   all  kinds.    Anything made  to order in tin, copper or sheet iron.  Lei us quote vou prices on any or all of your requirements,  are in a position'lo give you the lowest market prices a I all limes,  M-iil orders receive our careful and 'prompt attention.  FULTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd  We  Great Opportunity for Farmers of  this Province in Raising Beef Cattle  Lasl   week  Mr.  Geo.  R.  Sharpe, j lish Columbia, (3,130.   -_  our pioneer butcher, brought  in a j decreases   lhere   has   lo  the  carload of beef cattle from  province of Alberla. He would  have purchased beef cattle here if  Ihey were available. And he  would have paid a good price,  lie paid $75 for a beef heifer  bought of a nearby dairyman only  a few days ago.  "'Big filling oil' in Reef Callle" is  ii  significant   heading on  page  108  of The Agricullural  War Rook for  l!)J(i.   On page 01 there is this paragraph   of  equal   significance:   "It  is   in   Ihe   interests  of  the  Empire  lhal everything possible should  hc  done   lo   foster   the   Canadian   live  sock    industry.      In    Canada,    the  number of entile is about (5,000,000  besides    2,000,000    sheep���������������������������a   total  which, having regard to the population of Ihe Dominion, does nol at  present, leave a very large margin  for export.    "Willi  the  probability  of preferential trade in food wilhin the Empire there are great possibilities in  Ihe expansion  of Canadian live stock production."  -   There    was    once    an    English  bishop who, heing called upon to  preach a sermon in aid of an orphan   asylum   for  boys   and   girls,  pointed lo the children arranged in  full sight of lhe congregation, and,  saying   "They're  pulpit.    The  quotation  of  lhe two  foregoing     paragraphs    should    in  like manner almost bo sutlicient to  indicate   to   Canadians   the  opportunity   and    duty    that   lie   before  them.   There is, however, so much  mailer    of    similar    import,    and  pointing in   the same  direction  in  Ihe   book,   lhat   it   is   well   worth  while lo  look  further into it.    As  to the falling off, the statistics show  lhat   lhc   decrease   of   beef   cattle  during  the  ycars   extending   from  1010  to  101  7,'I38 fewer than  wards  of  23   per  Against these  bc reckoned an increase of 3,400 in  Prince Edward Island, 25,081 in  Quebec, and 43,272 in Saskatchewan. It will be noticed that the  decline was in those provinces  nearest to the United Slates and  wherc packers arc most in evidence.  Two morals arc to be gathered  from lhe foregoing figures considered in conjunction with exist,  ing conditions. One is lhat we  must produce more, and the other,  that we must eat less beef, that is  if wc have any desire to lake rank  as overseas exporters of live stock  or live stock products of any importance. To accomplish the one  farmers will need to pay additional  attention lo their breeding cows,  and to prize them lo a greater extent lhan ollicial returns would indicate they have been doing, in  connection with the other, it will  be necessary for the people to cultivate and eat more field and garden produce, as well as lo be more  thrifty in their treatment of scraps  and sceminly waste pieces, such as  bones, skin and- fat. They will  need, so the war book suggests, lo  produce ail they can: to buy as  little as possible; lo replace meat  there," left the; by. milk, cheese,. peas, ,beans and  lentils; to use more vegetables and  eat more, fruit.  EGGS TO BE MARKED  For the past year or two' the  poultrymen of the Province have  been urging upon the Government  the necessity of a law that would  afford some protection to the poultry industry. The have advocated  an eggs mark act, compelling the  marking of foreign eggs, ancl eggs  totalled 002,002, or j that have been preserved or held in  a million, or up-j cold storage. This measure is now  cent. Meantime! assured, and when it is finally put  the population increased and pco-1 irto force it no doubt will place the  pic went on eating as much heel* as' poultrymen of the Province on a  ever. The decline in numbers of; better fooling in dealing with the  cattle by provinces was: Nova * foreign egg problem. This acl will  New    Brunswick,; provide thai all case eggs and pre-  eggs^inust-be-mivi-kcd-bcl'ore-  H ���������������������������,.*.._..  .or sale, and all eggs  imported from Chine must also bc  ! stamped '"Chinese Eggs."    It is lo  ihe    further   provided    that   hotels,  restaurants,    cafes,    bakeries    and  other  such 'places  wherc   Chinese  , eggs are offered  for sale or use in  [lhe preparation of goods for sale,  ;must display a sign conspicuously,  I so lhat palrons can clearly see it,  ^reading "Chinese Eggs Used Here,"  jor  "Chinese   Eggs  Sold   Here,"  as  | the case may be.   A penalty of $100  | will be provided  for Ihe non-com-  iplianee  wilh   these  regulations.  r      HOSPITAL WHIST DRIVE  The city fhis week look over the  building and grounds given by Mr.  S. Poison to be used as a Cottage  Hospital. The rooms are now being renovated throughout, and the  necessary sanitary additions added  10 make the building more serviceable as a hospilal. The expense  of these additions will be borne by  thc city. After this will come the  expense- of furniture, elc. This  will fall upon Ihe hospital board.  The ladies of the hoard have al-  i eady entered upon the work of  raising the necessary funds. Thc  first public effort will he in thc  form of a whist drive and dance.  11 will be given in K. of P. Hall  next Tuesday evening, May 30th.  Fifty -cents will be charged, and  this charge will include a chance  at thc whist prizes, refreshments  which follow, and the dance in  conclusion���������������������������a lol of entertainment  and pleasure for the money. - All  may not play whist, some may not  enjoy a bit to eat after bedtime,  and still others may not be as  young as they used to bc and therefore may not feel disposed to  dance, but each and all, young and  old, orthodox, academic or non-  academic, may enjoy contributing  to so worthy a cause. Thc ladies  hope to receive the unstinted support of thc people of Enderby on  this occasion, and trust lhat,  whether you can get there on the  night of the 30th or not, you will  drop four-bits in the hat or send it  through the mail.  Chic Ready-to-Wear  ATTRACTIVE  Scotia,    31,020:  02,009;   Alberta,  203,005;   and   Bi  BB'"  joing oll'ered  117/./,   DEMAND   COMPENSATION  (Straw & Felt)  All sizes and 777s for Men ancl; l^l^t hSt^���������������������������!^Y^Y^YSl^''_S  Boys-quality the best and price! Mis  honor  the  lieutenant-governor sleighs;  $2!).*.  cash,  lor immediate  According  to  a   Victoria   report,  here is a deadlock on thc prohibi-  IIELPS  ALL  AROUND  Henry "Ward Becchcr once said  that no man ever.manages a legitimate business in this life who is  not doing a thousandfold more for  other men than he is trying lo do  for himself; for, in thc economy of  God's providence, every right and  well-organized business is a beneficence and not a selfishness; and  not the less so because the merchant thinks mostly of his own profits. These words tell the whole  story. No man ever built, a nice  house on his lot or. his farm but  that he added to the. value of his  neighbor's property. When a man  keeps his own lawn in good condition and his back yard looking  neat, he is making progress himself  and he is also making money for  his. neighbor across the way,  wheiher his neighbor's chickens  bother him or not. No man ever  invents a practical machine or device but hc benefits the world at  large, and adds *=ot only dollars to  the world's wealth, but more intelligence and a higher civilization.  The same is true of a good book, a  Magazine or an editorial.  Many old-timers throughout the  Okanagan will learn with regret of  the death, at his home in Kelowna,  of Mr. Joe Christian. While sitting  at, supper Jhe.other evening .hclaid  back in his chair in a state of col  lapse, and within an hour he was  dead.  Choice cakes and cookies���������������������������Joe's  NOW  Is the time to order your Spring  S u i I. ___ ...C ti slom cr_s_ jo_w n _. _n.) a t.e.r i al  made up. Prices from $15 up. Local agent for Canadian Apparel Co.  Suits lo your measure from $17.50.  Cleaning.   Pressing  and   Repairing.  A. E. WEST  Ladies' and Gents' Tailor.  FOR  SALE  One team, weight aboul 1000 lbs;  one buggy in good condition; one  delivery Wagon;  one set  of heavy  Boys���������������������������quality  low.    Come   in   and see; yourji* said to feel so strongly on the!  ,      . i question of the justice ol some ac-!  choice awaits you.    How about|lil(l, hvUvA l!lkcn .llon{, [Uli |ille or;  your summer footwear?  " j compensation  thai  he has so  farj    ; declined    lo   sign    the   draft   hill]  I which   must    come    down   to   lhe!  House us a message from his honor.;  sale.  FULTON  HARDWARE  Enderby, R.C.  CO.,   Ltd.  LET US SUPPLY YOUR  GROCERY WANTS  FLOWER POTS,  10c    15c   25c  W. J. Woods  It is understood lhal he refuses lo  sign unless compensation is favorably dealt with. The Premier's position is lhat he proposes lo stay  wilh Ihe promise he has made lo  Ihe prohibitionists to bring in a  hill and in this proposed enactment coinpensaton i.s nol mentioned.  FOR SALE  CHEAP  BARGAINS  Pony, harness, buggy & cutter.  Black cow.  Ued cow.  Plow,  wooden  beam,  12-inch.  Wheelbarrow.'  Cream Separator.  Horse cultivator.  Chicken   coops with  runs.  Crosscut saw.  Apply,      ROBT.  TURNER,  Mara   Road,  Enderby  Just in fiom New York, these beautiful silk suits, showing  the latest style now in vogue.    Just to describe a few of them:  Navy Taffeta Suit, a combination of serge and taffeta; coat  with collar of white silk and novelty but to its; skirt has wide  flare with belt   Special Price* $29.50  Black Taffeta Suits, Coat gathered clfcct al back and sides,  new (lare peplum with corded '.rimming.  Regular Price, $37.50      .,   Special, $29.50  Navy Taffeta Suit, with gathered   waist,   while   belt   and  white silk collar; novelty sleeves,  1'iill  skirt shirred into yoke.  These suits ai c specially priced at- $29.50  The  Warner &.B,on Ton Corsets  FRONT LACED  The   front-laced   corset   gives Prices  lines that arc chic, distinguished  and graceful, yet allowing free $2.50  and   easy  respiration.   ��������������������������� Wc  are     *  showing   all   thc   latest   models  for the present style of dress. $5.00  Children's & Misses'  Wash Dresses  . Just opened up: a good selec- Prices*''  tion    of    white    lingerie    and  voiles;   also   colored  dresses  of  chambrays'    and    t'ast    prints;  .Sizes, 2 to 17 years.  45c  to  $4.50  NEW WAISTS  New waists are arriving daily showing all  the latest ideas from the leading fashion centres. Here is a description of a few new ones  just opened up:  A pretty Georgette Crepe Waist Cnpfjo  at ������������������4.95,*-in while only, having a Opuwfl  frill,    edged wilh narrow  ribbon.   All sizes.  'sa,in $4.95  WAISTS at $1.75  Several styles; some have embroidered fronts, others tucked;  all have convcrtable collars & long sleeves; sizes 34 to 44. $| 75  WAISTS at $125  Of fine lawns and voiles.    Vahus to $2.00, for���������������������������  $1.25  ?  Hudson's Bay Go.  VERNON  t  Sugar is Going Up!  We advise you to buy before ft gets  out of sight.  20-lb. sack  100-lb. "  $2.10  10.25  FIVE ROSES, the best flour on the market, 49-lb sack, $1.85  * 98-lb sack, 3.65  HARVEST QUEEN,   49-lb sack---  1.75  98-lb sack  3.45  GOLD SEAL, 49-lb sack- ���������������������������  1.75  MEDORA, 49-lb sack ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� - ���������������������������  1.65  A Special in Salmon, 4 tins for            25c  Eggs and Butter bought at the highest market prices  DILL BROS.  Gents' Furnishings . and Groceries  IF YOU can ride a bicycle and, talk  intelligenlly about a motor to  drive it, I can offer you a means  of making money. Write Fred.  A*. "White, Gil View St., Victoria,  13. C. "i4-4  MATERNITY NURSING.   Mrs.West,  Enderby. m4-tf  i  EGGS���������������������������Guaranteed   strictly   fresh;  25c per dozen.      Mrs. E. Gray.

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