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 i/  &  Enderby, B. C, June 29. 1916  AND      WALKER'S       WEEKLY  ENDERBY AND DISTRICT NEWS  m** ���������������������������^-^���������������������������--���������������������������-^  The 11th C. M. R. left for Ottawa  ��������������������������� this week.  Mrs. B. Oldford left Tuesday on  a visit to relatives at Pcnhold.Alta.  Tom Robinson returned from  home service in the, ranks this  week* t  A. Pemberton arrived on Monday  with a carload of stock ancl effects  from Alberta.  Lieut. Jas. Dickson, of the 103rd  Battalion, is spending a short holiday in the cily.  ' Capt. Thos. "Wilkinson, of Kamloops, spent the week-end visiting  Enderby friends.    . .  Mrs. E. Forester and family left  this week -on an extended visit to  "Mrs.   Forester's   home  al  Niagara  Falls, N:Y.  R. C. Attenborough will arrive on  Sunday from Eyebrow, Sask.,, to  spend the summer holidays ^vith  his mother.  -    S.   Roberts,  W   .H.   Embray,   E.  . Wheeler, and  F.  H. Barnes,  from  the Vernon camp, spent -the weekend with their families ancl parents  1 School   closes   for   the   summer  ~*-holidavs tomorrow. The pentupness  - of thclboys will explode that;day.  l- C, E. Creed,.of Armstrong���������������������������-has  been appointed weed inspector; for  -the -* district  between  Salmon' Arm  -and Kelowna.    ���������������������������    '. .  A'meeting of the executive of the  North Okanagan, District Conserv-  "Miive Association..will'bc held'in;  Vernon, July 0th.    .       __  " .���������������������������  .'At a meeting of.the Red  Cross  i   Societv  last   Friday" afternoon,  it  -was decided to discontinue the tea  rooms during the summer months.  Alfred High finished the interior  of the Cottage Hospital last week,  having done an excellent piece ot  work with wall paper, paint ancl  brush.   ,   ���������������������������  Two million leet ot lumber was  thc amount shipped in June by the  Okanagan Saw Mills. Orders are  in hand for all the mill can produce this season.  Mr. McGregor, a wool and hide  huveiyfrom the coast, visited the  Valley last week. He reports a  great improvement, in quality it not  "in quantity, of the output.  The weather clerk is reported to  say  that  there- are  ominous  spots  on the sun which are said to indicate lhat we shall have'40 years ot  _,.;������������������������������������������������������ n.^AfteL=_which.the Hood.   Mrs. J. D. Tomkins received a  cable message on Tuesday telling  that her husband had been seri-  ouslv wounded in action on June  24th, and is now in a military  hospital in England.  A special train bearing the Minister   of   Militia,   General   Hughes,  CANADIAN PATRIOTIC FUND  The" treasurer of the Canadian  Patriotic Fund acknowledges the  following -contributions received  during the pasl month:  ���������������������������Red,Cross Tea Rooms ���������������������������$ 8.00  F. .A. Adams   -   3.00  L. J. Proctor      4.00  R.  E. T. Forster        2.00  C. F. .Bigge      100  R. M. Fenton  H. T. Twigg  ..  Mrs. Stoward  .'.  W.' Fenton  A. D. Stroulger  C. B. Winter  ..  G. FolkaAl  C. P. Ryan \.j..  A. Reeves  :���������������������������/.. ���������������������������  Mrs. A. Reeves  Miss  Lang   ..:.  I'M  2.00  .25  .75  2.00  10.00  1.00  2.00  2.00  2.00  1.00  $42.50  RED CROSS MARKET STALL  At the Market Stall which will be  open on Ju'lv 8th, in, the Red Cross  rooms, there will be thc following  competitions,.and a prize, will be  offered-in each class: :", ,  ������������������������������������������������������: 1'lBest laver cake"-  V2 Best Fruit,Cake  3 Best loaf white bread ���������������������������������������������   V  4 - Best loaf: brown bread.  ' > '  ,: 5 Best" basket strawberries *'���������������������������    ,  G^Best Basket  raspberries  7.0ne"dozen,.eggs.white;oiybrown  ;>.-1n -Ciassyfor ���������������������������Children  V 'S "<  -.Best bunch of wild flowers..  1st  and 2nd prizes for.boy and'lst.and  2nd ,prizes for girl. ..."      ,  Entrance fee, 5'c. Children s  class free. Cakes, etc., for competition must be at the RccLXross  rooms not later han 12 noon, Saturday, July.8th. Please contribute  to the stall as usual.  Boys' jerseys in brown and navy.  At Speers'.       "*  SCHOOL BOARD MEETING  Inspector Anstey, of the Educational Department," has been instructed by the Department of Education, Victoria, to inquire into the  circumstances leading to the dismissal of Principal Hughes by the  Enderby school board, and in compliance with, these instructions the  inspector will visit Enderby Thursday, (today) June 29th, and will  meet the "members of the school  board in Fortune School this evening.. ^Inspector Anstey desires also  that all signers of the petition upon  which the school board acted asking for the resignation of Mr.  Hughes, and those on the counter-  petition, "should meet'him with the  school board, so that no complaint  or. circumstance in connection with  the affair-shall be. overlooked.'The  meeting, will be held from 7 to" 9  p. m. Inspector Anstey will'be in  Enderby -until-1 train;-, time Friday  mcrning'V* ���������������������������>-.'-"      "    .  7 Patriotic,,. ServiciS}  -��������������������������� . - ,/    * _ - - ._'������������������"���������������������������      .  ���������������������������VNext Sabbath*being,the day'fol  lowing. Dominions-Day;-'a patriotic  service" .wi 11 be. h eld An Jthc_P cesby,-.,  tWiaff Ch������������������f chrr'The^SabbSth 'school  will-attend that! service instead of  'their- usual-service.' * Teachers and  pupils will meet/in the Sunday  School room at quarter "to eleven  so that each. ctess. record may be  taken. Parents are asked to do till  in their power to-have a-full attendance .at this service.  WHERE'S  JACK RIVETT ?  Staff-Captain Sims, 259 Fountain  St., Winnipeg, Salvation Army, desires lo know the whereabouts of  Sir Claud James Rivett-Cnniae,  Bart., who, he says, might be going  under the name of Jack Rivett. He  was. last heard of from Bassano.  Alia., six years ago, previous to  which he wits in San Francisco.  It seems that this young man���������������������������hc  is 38 years of age, height '5-ft. 7:in.  brown hair,' blue, eyes, \rery fair  complexion, with promineu: Wellington nose���������������������������refused to .take up  his rank ,an-i esiate in the Old  Country because there was not  moi'gh moiii;y for him lo maintain  -:l w!h the dignity ne������������������':.*."ary: and  1 here! ore chore" to paddle"his ovn  cance. Now there is an-abundance  of money awaiting him. It is believed he has enlisted in one-of the  battalions going  from'1 Canada.  SPECIAL SERVICES  Next -Sunday^' July 2nd, special  services will beheld in the Methodist Church, "at."which all who_can  attend will bcTcordially welcomed.  VIorhing service at'111, will be the  first'of a series" of'children's services,- subject-'Habit." -Eveningiat  7.30/. will -.be "a "'patriotic* service,  subject,-"True Patriotism.'-' 'Patri-  Vol. 9; No. 18;   Whole No..438  DISTURBING SCHOOL A CRIME  At Penticton the Board of School  Trustees*  and    citizens    generally .  support 'the   teaching   staff.*    The  ,  other day a Mr. Thomas caused "a"  disturbance in  one  of- the school ���������������������������  rooms, and as a result he was held  for trial  before  the police  magistrate   and > a   fine  of  $5 ,imposed.:  The Penticton Herald tells how  it happened: ' .-.'-'.  The ceaseless controversy .which-;  apparently .exists   between   school'  teachers and tne parents of-school _"  children   found   its  way. into  thc  jv-"vK  1*1111        IIO        -l-_U   '   lift-       WJ.   jwi������������������iv������������������������������������mvic      ������������������������������������  aether .our .gallant lads who-have  enlisted for. " defense of-" home,  principle, King and co_nlry.' "God  Save the King." Pastor, Rev. E. C.  Curry.      '  Under date of June 27th, the London press bureau makes theoflicial  announcement lhat the.-, Duke of  Devonshire will succeed thc Duke  Albert Barnes, of Armstrong was .of Cor.naught as Governor-General  named in the list of wounded from of Canada. The Duke is reputed to  Belgium this week.    * * be one of thc richest English peers.  Is the combined Allied offensive now on?   Or not succeed in bringing about the retirement dc-  _,,       . ���������������������������        i      i_������������������������������������������������������i   iimiuii v   ������������������ui���������������������������   iii   iAUHjinu   luuciy.     ii__cniiv   ihj "������������������   > ������������������&���������������������������"  *���������������������������,   ., Cr ��������������������������� .I,    r.,/,7.  in an effort to relieve the and Fnmcc.   Hc was. wilhi lhc Frcnch al Vcrdun ^^Vfine _f!fi?e doUnfs and cosls  at Verdun?    These arc!for several days.   Being a man of wide military was imposed.  _��������������������������� i | 111 i      _T*        i    I 1*1* ^^"^^^  passed through to Vernon ,1ucsd������������������y  night, where the Minister.of Militia  reviewed the troops in training  Wednesday morhini  arc these forward movements on the part of the1 sired.   Will they succeed this time?  T-i ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� n i ..ri-n ii��������������������������� ifnimn'c in Trrntinn 1 Frank H. Simonds is perhaps the most quoted  Russians in Bukowina, llie Italians in iicnuiio,                              . ������������������.       i ,     ������������������  i-iLiAMciua ^ _ . . , '. _, . 11^ l military writer in America today. Recently he  and^now^the^Bntish^ni-Elajidcrs^simpjy-local    .......     ��������������������������� -.       .   ./      .  counter offensives laken in  pressure on the French ...   . ~               ;  .,-.    0  ~ _ ���������������������������- -���������������������������.  questions which time alone can answer. But,}experience he was able to get first-hand infor-  whether the new movement is accepted as thc-malion Irom what he saw and heard. On his  combined offensive so long looked for, or whether, return  to America hc writes in  the Review ol  each offensive is-more of a local nature, the ulti-; Reviews tor June:  ���������������������������        -      - ������������������������������������������������������-.���������������������������-...!     /���������������������������'-..       "Before I went to Europe I had written much which  indicated my complete "faith in the'"ultimate triumph  of the Allies.. "Since my. return I have been asked  +again-and-again-whelher-whaf I-had-seei wind-heard  had changed my view. It has not. The defeat of Germany has always seemed to me inevitable, given her  case was conducted by "the school".,;",  board. The fuss .arose through-the' :j  use of a rubber elastic. -All small "-  boys have used themrand probably--^  all said boys*have taken infinite de"r?:..  light-in.snapping them against the.._-^  fair cheek of some -small maiden:. '*%  At least Mhe young' son ofrMiv^.  Thomashad an elastic, and-accord-^  ing to the story.hadyflipped [a-.little r;;-  girl irilthcear.withJit,-.or"df, he..dicLyi  nol do'it, he intended^t^.do^it^so'jjy  the ��������������������������� evidence;; ran/." Miss'^Urieh*" US;;,  Rdgers,^a teacheryrat-"EUisr7.school/-?4  sa"w"tlie" yoiing'man in .theyact.=--> She:*^  ciiite how  ThomasVhuwicu. ?u;%w������������������;:;.^  and,'-it being noon-time^setrouhjiivifc  search of his father^-Mf^Thomas;;"-  proceeded with'ih'im' to-meet, Rnn-^  cipalvCaldcr,- .and -Mr.".Calder ;sug-V  gested that he "talk Ihe-'matter ovcr-y  with Miss Rogers. So-the Thomases^  ���������������������������father   and   sen���������������������������^went   to   Missy;  Rogers' room, arid, according to alt   -  reports, high words followed. Eyi-  -lencc was given to show that. Mr..'.*  Thomas Sr. told thc boy, to hit,the -,  teacher with thc rubber clastic, so  she could also sec whatit felt like..  The boy did so, and Miss Rogers  later was able to show other teach-,  ers the mark that the elastic made  on her face.:. She said in court that  Mr.  Thomas   told   her  she  would  have  lo take her medicine.    This  was before thc young boy got busy  with the clastic on the teacher. Mr.  Thomas denied using any such expression.   He said Miss Rogers had  no right in  the first place hiltinr  ������������������������������������������������������.  ^  mate effect must be the same.   Should the Gei  mans take Verdun il would bc as important to  o������������������nesu-.v-...u......_         HhenrasHhc-taking-ol-Melz by-thc^Britisl^and  _?^?v^ ���������������������������'kl bc ^ the' Allies.    Verdun  is  to  is promised a big crowd rrom En- France what Mctz is to Germany,    lhc pressure  d'erbv and district at the Dominion ... . . ....  Day celebration . The special train  will leave Enderby at 8.29, Grindrod at 8.15 and Mara at 8.10, ic-  turniiig   from   Armstrong  at   mui-  "'Frank' Brady was arrested by  Constable Bailey Sundur morning  shortlv after midnight, for being  drunk'and disorderly on the street.  He was released on .bail ot ������������������10  Mondav lo appear for trial Iuesclay  morning. He failed to appear and  forfeited his bail  JUIlC    -iUlll,     WlllUII     OC1JO. *..^-    V..V-. .....    ������������������--     --  three-quarters of a mile  from  thc French   inc  immediately in front of the fortress ol Verdun,  but no operation has as yet been undertaken elsewhere lo relieve lhe pressure on  thc citadel.  It should bc remembered that the Germans were  I        MttU   ll        l������������������������������������        Ivlll   W|IV        kV.UMIIV.VI  ..,   i..v  .������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������,..,   ...   ...^   Alliance  against   Germany.  Nowhere was there the slightest suggestion in London  or Paris that there is any chance of a deflection. . . .  It has been suggested to me lhat French impatience  over British blundering and failure might lead to a  break between the Allies.   I saw nothing to suggest'it  ���������������������������hould be remembered lhat the Germans were Th<; ],rench .u.c disap,7ointetl wilh the results of Bri-  Ihe gates of Paris before the Aliies took tlie tish effort, but not with the effort, not with the attempt.  01  offensive against them.  Are these tactics to be  the fight of wits bctwebn the evil  and good now being in the balance.  This week's installment is lull .ot  critical situations and delightful  scenes of Southern California.  Hav men predict big prices for  this season's hay crop. In fact, it  is said bv men in touch with stock  conditions in the Valley in particular, that there is going to be a general shortage of feed, ancl they suggest the closest possible economy  in all stock feed and urge the full  harvesting of every foot of crop  growing.  Something new; delicious white chocolates at Joe's.  army was important and has been so lor the  past two days." This action reported by Berlin  was begun by the British along the line held by  them from La Bassce Canal southward to   he             .  River Somme     This is the same section ol   the too,  fighting Avith   a   real   confidence,   only   partiall>  IT.l\Cl    ouniiii-.       xiiio v .,       i      ,    c I ,ir>i,.l.-nnn/l   \w   li i e   l.>r>b   nf   I-i i Hi   in   Iik   nppijnnl   rnli������������������rs:  front that was bombarded so heavily lasl September before the battle of Loos was fought.  At the same time the French took the offensive  against the German lines in Champagne, lhc  object of the Allies then was, by attacking both  sides of the great German salient extending outwards towards Soissons, to force the retirement  f^^SsSY:%^^\^:inl m .... it wilfhc made not Inter Hum July."  Pt  They realize that so far Brilish military operations  have been a terrible failure, but they also lealize that  the British have actually done far more than they  promised and arc trying lo do yet more."  "The Brilish temper is different from that of the  French. . . . If the average Frenchman, if every  Frenchman, is fighting for the restoration of his nation's territory, already knowing that her prestige is  forever assured, the average Englishman is fighting"*to  regain that national glory which has been so sadly  dimmed in all the disasters from'Mons to Kut. He is,  too, fighting with a real confidence, only partially  weakened bv .his lack of faith in his present rulers,  that the army has already turned the point and is  coming into shape, that the country is at last alive to  the real situation, that thc worst is over, or almost  over." ���������������������������  Turning to the question of the possibility ol an  Allied offensive this summer, Mr. Simonds says:  "I believe that there will he an Allied drive, that it  will be made simultaneously on till fronts, and  Wanted lo Sec the Train Wrecked     ,  An exchange tells about Jones,  mad on thc pictures. Jones went  every night. One evening he ran  against a friend, who asked him  where he was bound.  "Pictures, old  boy," said-Jones   "Whv not have a change and try  the music hall tonight wilh me?"  "No  thanks,  old  chap,  musl go  to the pictures; I go every night.  , "Some attraction there?*  "Well, it's giving away a secret,  but vou seeV said Jones there s  a lopping film on: two lovely girls  disrobing ov the side ol a rivet-  prior to having a dip, and just as  their last bits of muslin are being  removed a train dashes by in Iront  0r them, bul thc ��������������������������� train is sure  to bc wrecked one day.'  Automobile Service July ist  Mack & Mann will operate an  automobile service between Enderbv and Armstrong on July 1st. Attend the celebration by motor. Go  when you please, return when you  please." Cars will run all hours of  the dav and night. See Mack Oc  Mann for particulars.  HOSPITA L LA WN FETE  All citizens are invited to participate  in the lawn fete to be held to celebrate  the formal opening of the new Cottage  Hospital, Friday afternoon and evening,  July 7th. See dodgers for program of  events. They will be out shortly. In "  the meantime, reserve this date.  Something new   in  children.   At Speers'.  middys,  for THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, June 29, 1916  j Nothing is so selfish  as the spirit  that clutches and  recounts its  heartaches  An act oi injustice must not bc committed against  those interested in the liquor business," he said.  The bishop held that the sale of alcoholic liquor  for long centuries had been a perfectly legal business in itself, contrary to lhe laws of neither God  nor man. He took the view that use of alcohol  was not inherently wrong, bul prohibition had  become necessary because the country.was not  Christian, ancl people lacked self-control. But  it was not just or right, he said, lo lake away a  num's means of living and give him no compensation.  Nova Scotia has again returned a Liberal Government. The Liberals in that province have  been continuously in ollice for lhe past 33 ycars.  In lhe lasl legislature lhc parlies stood Liberals  25, Conservatives 13. At one time lhc Conservatives had only two members.  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Published everv   Thursday at    Enderby,   B. C. at  S2   per  year,   by   the  Walker   Press.  Advertising  Kates:   Transient.  50c an inch first insertion.  25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. SI an inch per month.  THURSDAY,   JUNE 29,  1916  FRUIT RAISING vs. STOCK FARMING  ll is all right lo make tight of thc occasional  adverse condilions which hil lhc Okanagan. We  do nol have to crv when we are hit. 'Tis belter  io "smile ancl make lhc best of il." Bul il is mosl  unwise lo blind ourselves lo ugly facts ancl declare they do not exist when they are too apparent  even lo flic casual observe!-. Wc have been told  lhal lhe severe weather of the pasl winler did  not do lhe amouni of damage lo the fruit trees  in the northern end of the Valley as was at first  feared, and lhal the damage has been greatly exaggerated. This may be true of certain districts,  il "is lo be hoped the damage has been light. But  in certain sections we have seen apple and plum  orchards in which a I least 85 per cent of the  trees have been killed.   And these have nol been  CHRISTIAN WAR LORDS MAKING HELL  Contrast, if vou will, the position of lhe 450  million followers of Buddha on earth today with  lhal of lhe Christian peoples, whose advancement  in science ancl intellect leads them to believe thai  thev are a superior people and have developed a  saner svslcm ol" living. The great mass of the  followers of Buddha arc at peace, while the  great Christian nations of earth arc resorting to  everv fiendish artifice known to man to slaughter  each"other. Listen to thc words of Buddha, and  compare Ihem lo what wc see in the Christian  world lociav.   Then ponder:  "f'c'o not'care to know your various theories about  Cod. What is the use of discussing all thc subtle doctrines about thc soul? Do good and be good. And  Lhis will take you to whatever truth there is."  "Believe nol because some old manuscripts arc produced, believe not because it is your national belief,  because vou have been made to believe from your  childhood, but reason truth out. and. after you have  ynalv7Cfl il. then, if you find it will do good to one and  all. ���������������������������hMicvc'it, live up lo it, and help others to live up  to it."  Potash is smri.a m*������������������. and the oricc of matches  "���������������������������ill sr>nn he'hiffh. Potash used to come mostly  from Gcrr������������������anv. but since the war started none  has come from that coimtrv. Thc price h������������������s risen  from $35 per ton'to -$400 a ton since thc war  started.  No warping, bulging or breaking at the centre of heat���������������������������  the strain is taken up by the two-piece fire-pot which  permits no ashes to cling or clog^.  fhrnace  Let me show you the special features of the Sunshine  that help to effect that economy in fuel for which it is noted.  810  Sold by   Fulton   Hardware   Company  LESS ACREAGE IN WHEAT  According to thc preliminary estimates recently- made bv thc Dominion Census and statistics  ollice, wheat in Canada this ycr will occupy a-  total area ol* 11,491,600 acres. ��������������������������� This,is 1,494,800  acres below the high record of lasl year, but  1.197.700 acres more lhan the harvested area of  1914.' It is estimated that thc area devoted to  oals for 191G is 10,499,500, as compared with 11,-  365.000 acres in 1915; barley, 1,317,500 acres as  against 1.509,350 acres last year; rye, 109,000  acres against 112,300 acres; peas, 159/200 acres  against^!9(5.210 acres; mixed grains 395,000 acres  against 460.800 acres, hav and clover, 7,963,000  against 7,875.000  last year,  and alfalfa, 88,700  rees have been killal.   And uiesc nave u.oi neen    "'���������������������������:���������������������������':no ,-M) l-.������������������"\v������������������iV    Tho i-piwts show  small orchard*.   They arc from nine lo twelve ������������������cn������������������ <w n������������������t 92AO0 Ul J ;'-..^W-    >' k"'.  vears old. The owners expect lo grub the trees  bul and devote the kind lo something more hardy  and dependable.  II is hearl-breaking lo a man  who has spent  a laic spring and heavy rains throughout the Do  minion have made it difficult to work the land.  In eastern Canada seeding al lhe end of May was  considcrablv behindhand,, especially as compared  is heart-breaking lo a man  who nas spe-iu -,-.^~......; ������������������������������������������������������     . .      '   ,'    ��������������������������������������������� n"   ,..,,������������������.��������������������������� snwinc*  ci������������������l.l or ten years on an orchard and then have.to -������������������' ^1 3���������������������������* ad   n pa.     ol lhe * csl ������������������>������������������__  dig lhe trees up and begin over again.    But this  is'jusl whal some ol" lhe owners of the younger  oats ancl b'arlcv had not been completed  In the Okanagan Valley thc weather conditions  .vners oi me >ou, gc cxceplionallv favorable for harvesting  orchards will have to do.    it means a loss ol at; \\-"\ l  , ������������������������������������������������������    ii\,ir������������������    run pmn i������������������ ������������������shnrl   hut  least $10 or $15 a tree, ancl if a man has 1000J   ic first crop ol a   ah a     1 he ci ������������������PJ.^ ^'.  .     .       ��������������������������� i-i -M i     u-irwww*   lie  riimlilv  execolionallv  iiooct.     limoin>   jiki  pulling oul lhe trees ancl replanting wilh another j ^ bollom '^w,^.   fe ,'n- N   ire he-i (Hn������������������ m  crop.   The loss to lhc district is therefore severe. |o   more ram.   Wheat a.  *    J        ^ '^Xli  IV'hide  the fact and  make lighl of it is, in a  close to lhe ground j n I, J "^u^1 !^^ " ^ ^   ���������������������������  unsure, lo deceive prospective homeseekers and soils  are mud       low   h ^    " ^ ,^v 1  lead them inlo making lhe same mistake which  has cosl the present unfortunate owners so  dearly. It is no discredit to this favored.section  of 'die Okanagan   lo  have  lo acknowledge  lhal  the pasl few clavs were greatly needed, ancl will  mum the sa Iva lion of all light-soil crops.  or  il.e Ulcanagan   to  nave  io acKnowieuge  unu      H.s  Rcmil Hifilmess    I^^Q^nwv  hundreds of ap|)le trees, particularly of the winler, u,s asked lo be relieved ol lhe. ol cc r      ������������������^u ������������������"  varieties,   were  winler  killed   this   vear.    These! General olCanada.    Lord Derby is ieluded as  trees will have to come oul.    It is'a greal mis-'the most likely man lo take his place,  fortune, bul il* righllv taken lhe misl'or'une will'  prove a  blessing'in \lisguise.    If it  will  linally! GIRLS HEAT SKILLED MEN  induce lhc owners of I hese farms to devote thej    land lo alfalfa and grains, and the raising of live j Already lhere is evidence in the Old Country  slock, either for da frying or for market, the oiil-j0f [\K> trouble which is sure to arise when the war  pul from these farms will soon be of far morejjs {)Vcr between Union labor and non-union,  monetary value than would come from the fruit . COming oul of lhe employment of women hi the  even il" none of the trees had been winter killed, munition factories and olher branches of indus-    try.   Sir Win. Beardmore. in his presidential ad-  In an editorial the olher day lhe Vanvouvcr |<i,Vss at lhe annual meeting of the Iron ancl Steel  World let lhe eal oul thus ungracefully: "Seattle: ins[jiuic recently at Westminster, gave some  and Portland merchanls would nol change -back! sirjUin<f illustrations of whal he described as "the  i        il l      i  Tl,������������������ ���������������������������   -���������������������������.,,   n.n(4inn- ! ' .     -     .. ,i I I-     i 1  :,.,..." Mm     cnirl  to lhe liars on any terms.   They are now getting  the'money that used to go to the liquor .men."  BISHOP FAVORS COMPENSATION  IB. Bev. Dr. Doull. bishop of Kootenay, belives  that if prohibition carries, compensation should  be  granted   lo   the   liquor  interests,  and   he  so  charged  the elergv of the diocese assembled aL^;��������������������������� - v,v VMW     "n i 1  ,������������������������������������������������������..������������������  iiv,..  Nelson lasl week.* In his charge lo the Anglican! bun   pro.eetile  factory all  produced  moic      an  ���������������������������  ��������������������������� .      i      .   i        .  ..i i- .. ii ��������������������������� ���������������������������, ,Im,,i,i.i  iiw. MiiiiMii   id    boroiio* dv  train-ed  Hade  restrictive methods of trade unions." He said  lhal earlv in lhe war it was found at a certain  forge thai lhe output from the respective machines was not so great as whal the machines  were designed for, and one o'f lhc workers was  induced to do his best to obtain lhe utmost out ol  the machine, wilh lhe result that, by ignoring  trade union restrictions, he very greatly increased lhe output.   Girls introduced into a cer-  *'V     ������������������*"'"���������������������������        >l������������������.H. . ���������������������������   ������������������     v   ��������������������������� ������������������  , ...        .  . - w       --.-.-.  -    j-, -   j-,   ministers he made a strong appeal for the passage  of the act. taking the ground lhal the use of liquor  usually led lo abuse, and it therefore should be  prohibited.    Speaking of compensation, he said  double lhe output of thoroughly trained trade  union mechanics working the same machines under the same conditions. In the curving, waving,  and finishing of shell bases the girls' oulpul was  prolimiled.     -wok I ni*;  oi   compensation,  ne  sum  >"n. ���������������������������"���������������������������""h l"  "'^ y ',, <**���������������������������,    ,.       /,.: ,,^.,,,1  lhal "in lh<> carrying oul of reforms we musl nol quite 120 per cenl more lhan lhat ol expeiitnced  lose our heads and do evil lhal good may come. I mechanics.  Specials in Lumber  while they last:  No. 4 Novelty Siding,  No. 2 2x4 and 2x6,  No. 2 Mixed Lath,    -  Short Cordwood,  $10.00 per M  $13.00 per M  $1.75 per M  $3.75 per load  Order your winter's supply of wood NOW���������������������������Green Blocks, $1 a load  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderb,  r Grocery Stockis a,ways fresh and  nr;rpe lr.w   Also a complete  prices iow. stoCk of Flour>  Feed and Cereals at low prices.  TEECE & SON,  'PHONE 48  Bell Block, Enderby  A name'that stands-for the best in hotel service  King EdwardHotfel, ppro������������������etJfURPHY Enderby  Distinctive Productions in Commercial  Printing Mean Larger Profits to you,  Mr. Businessman  Loose Leaf^ Billheads  Duplicate Billing Forms  \    ?J  1  I  o    11  Letterheads  Statements  Booklets  Counter Check Books  Stock Certificates  Window Cards  Stork Cards  Ball Programmes  Butter Wrappers  Envelopes  Priee Lists  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 the dale of expiry on your printed  name on this paper. If you are behind���������������������������in arrear  in vour subscription���������������������������or the expiry date is NOW  ���������������������������and if you want to help the paper move up a  notch, call or write, enclosing thc necessary collateral to cover another year.  THE  WALKER   PRESS  Renew for The   Press,  $2 per year **  Thursday, June 29, 1916  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  /  LAYMEN DOING THE REAL THINKING  The congressman of a western  stale had received some eight or  ten applications for pea seeds from  some constituents, ancl when more  came he wrote: "I am sending you  the seeds, but in heaven's name  what are you/doing wilh so 'mjch  pea seed? Are you planting the  whole state wilh peas?" "No," the  answer came back, "We are not  planting them; we arc using them  for soup."  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, Dunces arid all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., address, "'���������������������������  " - F. FRAVEL. Enderby -  PROFESSIONAL    ... .  ^ C. SKALING, B. A.    . .,  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  '    INSURANCE    '  Bell. Blk. Enderby, B.C.  M  ISS F. WALTER-HUGHES,  (Certificated Higher Div., R. A. M.)  Pupil for thc past five years of Roland Rogers, Esq., M.A., Mus.Doc,  Oxfor., and Miss Obcrholi'er, L.R.  A.M.  Lessons on Pianoforte and in voire  Production and Musical Theoiy.  For terms apply to Box 583, City.  FRESH  EJJSlH  EVERY   THURSDAY  GEO. rTsHARPE  WHOLESALE - RETAIL BUTCHER  Too long have the people of our land permitted  the clergy to. do their thinking for them. Too long  have we accepted as a pious thought the sacred  theme of Christ ancl His teaching, wearing it as  we put on and off the garments we wear. The  thing has become preposterous. Church-going  and psalm-singing has had little of God in it for  many years. It has been indulged in because of  the "social position" achieved, or believed to bc  achieved, through it. Business, too, has been  benefitted bv it. If the priests of old turned thc  . sacred temple into a den of thieves, what must we  say of thc church of today? Not a den of thieves,  bul a social prestige development club.  Wc hear it said from lime to time, that the  spirit of the Christ has gone from it. Ancl for  this thc priests arc blamed. But arc they any  more responsible than the average layman? Thc  pastor of any church cannot long hold the job if  he is much belter than the members of his congregation. Hc must confine himself to the  spirit of his people. If they arc narrow of  vision and hard of heart, he must bc. If they use  the church as a step in the social climb, hc must  do likewise. Thus would naturally follow the  condition of socialized ancl monetized church-  anity which wc have thrust upon us today in thc  name of Christ.  But, if the pulpit has lost its power, ancl the  great mass of churchgoers arc blind followers of  thc blind, there arc here and there to bc found  laymen who have citing fast to the pearl of great  price���������������������������wisdom.���������������������������and arc thinking of life's realities and speaking of themes, unpopular though  they be, which in the end must count. Thc other  day wc heard a layman discoursing upon the  tficmcs which are confronting us as a nation, and  in thc course of his remarks he said:  "We arc living in momentous limes. .People the  world over are saying, 'Things will never be thc same  again.' The world is undergoing lhc ordeal by fire.  Hearts are being searched as never before. We are  revising our scheme of values. Much that formerly  seemed to be part of life is seen to be but dross, and  Is falling from us. A young English' officer coming  home from the front, found his mother entertaining  guests at bridge. She complained to him of the interference of the war with social life. 'Don't talk like  that, Mother,' cried the young man, 'out there in thc  trenches I have discovered that nothing matters except  God.'  "Nothing matters except God! That is the very  lesson which it is thc object of the war, and of those  related conditions and occurrences which have.yet to  come, are intended to leach us. Let us not cry 'peace  and safety' too soon, and expect to settle down and  renew the old life. How true is that instructive exclamation that things will never be thc same again! In  all nations the danger from without has for the time  being stimulated, national unity and cohesion;- but.  once the clanger from .-without is past,,that cohesion  will fail, and national unity will become as a rope.of  sand.,, Lord Ciirzon, than whom no more conservative  and responsible statesman exists, recently said thai  the close of the Svar will see an industrial revolution  the extent and consequences of which" it is impossible  to foresee. .Other leading ..statesmen, such as Lord  Milher and Mr. Balfour, have spoken in similar strain.  Ancl we know that it is true. David Beally, the gallant  admiral* who led.our navy into action1 the olher day:  and on whose shoulders surely the mantle of the  simple ancl heroic Nelson has fallen, a few weeks ago  wrote, over his signature, for publication, lhat we  should not have peace until there wasa national  revival of religion.  "Nothing matters except God! 'When we-have  learnt that, not merely as a pious sentiment, but when  as a stupendous fact it has been burnt and branded  into the very soul of thc world, so that in very trulh  we see Him'whom we have pierced, and mourn Him  whom we have crucified, then shall wc have peace.  "We are suffering thc penalty which in lhe divine  svsteni of governance is automatically imposed on  ihemselves by the nations which forget God. WorlcJ-  liness has been defined by one bishop as ^society  organizing itself without reference to God.' That is  surely what our sin as a nation has been. We arc keen  for reform. We rush off to our party conventions.,  ve acclaim this man,, wc disparage lhat man: we  clamor for laws, wc-agitate, we form leagues and associations for a thousand deferent purposes; we  h:iv<wMii^political-crises. our coalitions,_year in and  BEWARE OF WOODTICKS  i *���������������������������������������������  "Yesterday," said a Vancouver physician, "a  woman brought her little boy to my ollice. She  said the lad was complaining of a pain in the back  of the neck and that he had been unable to sleep  the pain was so great. On examining the lad I  found he had a high temperature and a very  rapid pulse.   On stripping thc little fellow I found  small aperture in thc skin just below the line of  the collar." I knew at once what was the matter.  A wood tick had taken up his quarters in the little  fellow's flesh with the object of going into housekeeping. Taking a hypodermic syringe I treated  the intruder to an injection of iodine. I then had  to use my knife to remove the body of the insect,  which,-!'might remark, is quite hard.  This is thc fourth wood tick I have removed  from the human tissue this spring. Two of these  ticks I have taken from the leg of a young woman  They had got inside of her stocking ancl then bur-  rowed their way into the flesh. Too much care,  1 think, cannot be taken as to where children play  and sit clown. .Woodticks are an exceedingly  dangerous enemy to thc human kind. This boy  1 speak of would probably have had a very dangerous illness if that woodtick had had another  24 hours residence within thc tissue."  PRODUCTION AND MARKETS  WILL THRESH CLOVER AND ALFALFA  Mr. C. S. Handcock, secretary of the Northern  Okanagan Farmers' Institute, is in receipt of the  following communication from thc Agricultural  Department, Victoria: "  Dear Sir: In view of the ever-increasing demand  for clover and alfalfa seed in all parts of this Province,  the scarcity of first-class seed of these crops, ancl ihe  consequent high prices prevailing, we arc considering  the advisability of purchasing a clover and alfalfa  thresher arid huller this summer. This machine to be  shipped aboul the Province' at the expense of. lhe  department and operated in any district where fields  of clover or alfalfa have been saved for seed, a nominal rate per bushel-being charged to "defray operating  expenses.  Usually thc second crop of alfalfa or clover is  saved for seed purposes.1 Hence there is yet time  this year for any farmers of your district who wish tp  keep a part of licir crop for seed-to do so.  Would you kindly make a few enquiries and ascertain the approximate acreage of thc above crops in  your district which would be saved for seed this year  in the event of our purchasing such a machine. Advise us as soon as possible re. this matter, and state in  your reply whether or not the farmers of your district would appreciate a move of this nature.  Thanking you for an*early reply. I remain,  Yours very truly, H. 0. English,  Chief Soil and Crop Inspector.  How is the war affecting the live  stock industry of Canada? Can this  country develop a profitable export  trade in livc-Slock products? If so,  how would such a trade affect Canada and jWhat advantage will il  yield lo the Canadian farmer? What  opportunities present themselves in  thc way of foreign business as a  result of our participation in iHe  war? Will more or belter poultry,  hogs, sheep, cattle, horses insure  any profit or benefit to the man  who owns and raises them? Will  systematic or organized action in  breeding, feeding,and selling be of"  any service in making Canada  henceforth a powerful factor in lhe.  world's product business?  If anyone is interested, cither-tin  the town or on the farm, in the  problems which each or all of these  questions raise, lie should secure  and lead a copy of Pamphlet No. Id  "Production and Market," recently  published by thc Live Stock Commissioner, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa. Thc pamphlet has -  the unique feature of dealing not  only with the question of production, but as well, with the equally  important problem of markets.  ANOTHER CONVENTION  The Conservatives .of Vancouver .have about  decided that there .will be -another convention for  the selection of candidates, to-carry lhc standard  Vu,. the.,, forthcoming Provincial elections. ^Prominent members of the party have expressed themselves" as favoring the selection of another slate  />r thc confirmation ofthc present one by another  convention.. It makes no difference, they say who  will be selected but that anolhcr convention is  necessary they declare with emphasis. If this is  thc stand taken by the parly in Vancouver, it is  probable the conventions in.the Interior will.be  held over again, and ihe candidates named at the  conventions held fifteen months ago either  endorsed or new candidates named."  FOR RENT���������������������������Brick cottage; six  rooms and surface (brick)- cellar-  ���������������������������all in good condition and close to  mill.   Apply, Walker Press.  Baths in connection  H. HENDRICKSON, Proprietor"  FOR SALE  LOST 5 ancl 6, BLOCK 2, CORNER '  STANLEY   AND   SICAMOUS   STS.-  "/PRICE, $1,200 CASH      ;'- 7  EDWARD MAROISV Enderby,- B.C^  VV?*' * ���������������������������'if ���������������������������  - V **   "������������������������������������������������������''������������������������������������������������������vT"!  i    ^���������������������������'_V^'I  ���������������������������"-.--' " '' "V'V-r* _  ,r \ f   _���������������������������___)<���������������������������  .-::;.\-.??,������������������f_T  -.v-_>al  <>  ���������������������������  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers  and Tourists in- ',  vited to give us a trial.  Are your  Butter Wraps  running low?  Better order some now  civilization of ours, thinking in our fever and delusion  that linallv we. shall reach unto heaven���������������������������-that, it only  we evolve'a perfect svstem of laws wc shall have perfect men���������������������������a perfect state of socielv. But we forget  God, who looks not on these outward things, but on the  heart. We deceive ourselves. We are only dabbling  aivong results, hit! the ��������������������������� longer we go on th.! more  - ompiicatiou,' ������������������������������������������������������.ivifii'Vm and ruin we shall bring on  oil!selves. We must leave all these things;, ceji-ic these  vain .endeavors,-.go'.back to 'he heart, and there en-  lei a U1 e - o n *.��������������������������� e 111 < > re -111VI a'... p - VJ oy.c_.__S^S^_^SJ-S^___,SL  OPTIMISTIC OUTLOOK FOR B. C.  Mr. George Stephen, assistant freight traffic  manager, ofthc Canadian Northern, lo the Vancouver Province a few days ago, said: "There is  great prosperity all over Western Canada, ancl so  far as. thc Great Northern is concerned we arc  very well satisfied with things in general. Wc are  handling more traffic on our Brilish .Columbia  ������������������������������������������������������..��������������������������� ,   ,   lines  than ever before.  Crop  prospects on  the  \:ear out building higher and higher" tlris"Bal^ltjirisli-ypi^piigg���������������������������=|^^^-3^cciiciit=-tlncl^-Llie���������������������������ruisinj5-=ol^=GaIII  ALL EGGS MUST BE MARKED  The attention of all poultry keepers and those  who sell eggs bv retail is directed to the Egg  Marks Act, passed at the recent session ol* the  legislature, which requires that everyone selling  first-grade eggs by retail "shall cause each receptacle containing or holding such eggs lo bear a  placard on which shall bc printed in letters nol  less than four inches in height thc name ol the  province or country of origin, and thc additional  words 'fresh,' 'cold storage,' or 'preserved,' as the  case may he; such sign or placard to bc so placed  that same can be readily seen by all persons desirous of purchasing eggs from such person carrying on such business," and, secondly, those  offering second-grade eggs shall have them similarly labelled "cooking eggs." Farmers selling  eggs, as well as retailers, are warned lhat the  inspectors are putting the Act in force now, the  penalty for failing to observe thc law being a  maximum .penalty ol" $100.  Never let a duck intended for market run lo  the water. Feed a liberal mash, keep their quarters clean and give them all the water they \vanl|  to drink.  and hogs is showing substantial development. All  this is sure to have a good effect on this Province  and wc look for even bcllcr times ahead. Brilish  Columbia lumber is in great demand on the  Prairies and the demand is increasing. Shipments of this lumber have been heavier this year  than at any lime I can remember."  LETTERS TO THE TROOPS IN FRANCE  Mr. Joseph A. Pease, postmaster-general of  England, in a recent address, said that-in the  whole counlry between 50,000 and 00,000 posl  ollice men were already serving wilh the colors,  ancl il was absolutely impossible to lill their  places entirely. They "had over 20,000 women at  work as temporary helpers, and over 20,000 men  were also.-trying lo fill the gap. During the war  over 450,000,000 letters and 40,000,000,: parcels  had been sent lo the Iroops in France. Those  letters and parcels weighed about 1,500 tons per  week. In addition, aboul 800,000 books and magazines were being distributed week by week,  and on behalf of the Iroops he appealed for even  more to bc handed in.  r Shipments of high explosive shells and shrapnel are now crossing the.Atlantic al the rate of a  million dollars' worlh daily, ancl vessels arc  carrying $500,000 worlh of powder a day. Firearms and cartridges valued at more than five  million dollars went to Europe during a single  month: It is estimated by the Bureau of Foreign  and Domestic Commerce, Washington, lhat the  total European purchases of war material from  the Uniled Stales alone will reach nearly $500,-  J 000,000 up to the present lime.  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS '-,  Coal mining rights of the Dominion in- Manitoba, Saskatchewan and  Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the Province of British Columbia,  may bc leased for a lerm of twenty-  one years al an annual rental of $1 '  an acre. Not more than 2500 acres  will be leased lo one applicant.  Application for a lease must be  made by thc applicant in person to  the Agent of sub-Agent of thc dis-\  tricl in which righls applied for. a re  situated.  In surveyed territory thc land  must be described by sections, or  legal sub-divisions of sections, and  in unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be slaked out by  I lie applicant himself.  Each application must bc accom-  "p'rin i c"d"b yTf-f ec=o f-S5=\vh i ch^wi 1 hh_-=  refunded if lhc rights applied for *  are not available, bul nol otherwise.  A royalty shall be paid on lhe merchantable output of the mine at the  rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating lhe. mine  shall furnish thc Agent wilh sworn  returns accounting for the full  quantity of merchantable coal  mined and pay the royalty thereon.'  If the coal mining rights are nol  operated,' such returns "should be -  furnisher] at least once a year. .  The lease will include the coal  mining rights only, but Ihe lessee  may be permitted lo purchase whatever available surface rights as may  be considered necessary for the  working of the mine, at the rate of  $10 an acre.  For full inforAiation application  should he made to Ihe Secretary of  lhc* Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or sub-Agent  of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy "Minister of Ihe Interior.  N.B.-Unaulhori/.ed publication of  this advertisement will not he paid  for.���������������������������83575.    *  C.  P.  R. TIMETABLE  Southbound  10.40 lv.  11.11  Northbound  Sicamous       ar. 17.25  Mara 1(5.40  11.25 Grindrod 16.24  11.30 ENDERBY 10.09  12.05 Armstrong 15.40  12.23 .      Larkin 15.20  12.50 Vernon 14.55  13.10a r. 0kan agan Ldg 1 v. 14.40  H. VV. BRODTE JNO BURNHAM  G. P. A., Vancouver   Agt., Enderby  - vd  ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 'i THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, June 29, 1916  The Perfect High Power VACUUM CLEANER now   (M o AA  n stock; price only ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������    uHZ.UU  HAY TOOLS Rakes, Forks, Carriers, Rope, Blocks, Cable,  Sweat Pads,   Harness, Collars, Hame Straps, Hames, Whips, Etc.  BOYS'EXPRESS WAGONS,   $2.75 and $3,75  SCREEN   DOORS, Windows and Netting.  Ice Cream Freezers.  White Enamel-lined Refrigerators, only ibl J.UU  BICYCLES, only ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� $30.00  Garden Hose, $5.75 per 50 ft., complete with couplings.  Our stock is 'always complete and sold at the lowest prices.  FULTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd  "OUTLOOK SOUND  Mr.  the C.  week,  marks  Grant Hall, vice-president of  P. R., visited the coast last  In the course of his rc-  lo the Vancouver Province,  Mr. Halt is quoted as saying tliat  from Winnipeg to the coast he  found everything going well, considering Ihe great war. "We were  never more optimistic,": hey* said.  "Last year's crop cannot but do  Canada an immense amouni of-  good. Business is looking up  everywhere, and the prospects are  belter than even I expected', them  to be. While thc grain ciop this  year may not be so large as.that-  of last year, it will be sufficiently j  large lo meel the needs of the Dominion, and to meet all demands  that are made from whatever quarter."  OH,   WHAT'S THE USE  Oh. what's the use,  The cry goes up each day,  Oh, what's the use���������������������������  Men sigh and turn away.  Great deeds were never yet attained  Bv men who turn and sigh:  Defeat i.s robbed of half its sling  In knowing that we try.  Come,  then,  ye  craven-hearted,  Let this your motto be:  Unity, faith and grit���������������������������  There lielh  victory.  FOR  SALE  Bargain   tn   Horses  One mare between 5 and 15 years,  weight   1350    lbs.,   with    colt   six  weeks old, -$175.00.  One gelding, 5 years old, weight,  1(500 lbs., pricc'$175.  Both   absolutely   sound;   used   to  all kinds of farm work.  A.   Fulton,   Enderby.  B. C'S PROHIBITION BILL  The prohibition hill which the  voters of B. C. are to vole upon a I  thc coming election, is'practically  05 years old. With the except ion  of-a few details it is identical with  the prohibition measure brought  into force in the state of Maine in  1851. Rhode- island, followed in  1853. and Connecticut and New  York on 1854. The year 1P55 was  the'shoom year in prohibition bills.  New Hampshire, Massachusetts.  Maryland, Delaware. Indiana, Nebraska, Ohio and Illinois climbed  upon the water wagon that year.  Rhode Island staid dry for ten  years,': from 1853 to 1863. Again in  188(5 it went back to; prohibition.  This lime it remained dry only for  a term of three years. The same  stroy might be told of. other states  which went dry when prohibition  sentiment was strongest. The total  population now under prohibition  in Ihe Stales is nineteen millions,  while there are 43,000,000 who  went dry ancl later repudiated prohibition.  CA NA DIA N CASUA LTIES  "BRITAIN PREPARED"  Manager Bobb announces that he  has secured the grand kincmato-  graph review of the activities of  His Majesty's Naval and Military  Forces as produced at the Empire  Theatre, London, and which was  under the patronage, of their majesties, King George and Queen Mary,  to be shown at tlie Enderby Opera  House, in Ihe near 'future.' These  pictures have been shown in all thc  large cities of Canada, and have  created unbounded enthusiasm.  These are thc British Government's  own ollicial pictures, ancl their  Royal Highnesses, the Duke and  Duchess of Connaught have given  permission to advertise the film as  being under their patronage.'  Recently when these pictures  were shown at Vancouver, the interest was oso keen that two weeks'  of afternoon and evening performances were not sudicient, and permission was given for a return of  the film for another week. The  concensus of: opinion in Toronto,  Montreal,- Ottawa, and, in fact,  every city in Canada where they  have appeared, is that the pictures  are wonderful. Watch for the  date and be sure to see them.  Charged with an Uncertain Crime  Willis���������������������������I   was   at    Bump's   trial  today.  Gillis���������������������������Bump   arrested!   Tell   me  the'*,* accusation.  '���������������������������-"Willis���������������������������He was accused of���������������������������  what do you call it where a fellow  lies for monev?  Gillis ��������������������������� Politics,    diplomacy  war corresponding?���������������������������Life.  or  Jesus loves his little children,  Yes, he loves them all so well;  Some  day   in  his   i.rni:;  he'll   take  them,  And in heaven they will dwell..  ���������������������������Elsie Lucas.  HAMMOCKS  You never can enjoy real comfort these warm summer days  until you swing a hammock in a  shady corner and indulge in a  rest that only a hammock can  give. They are the ideal thing  for the home, and tor camping  -a-hammock-is-indispensable.=We  have them, of excellent quality,  in price  from $2.75 to $6.00  Push Brush Brooms  and Brushes of every description just ih stock  Approximately 10,000 names have  appeared in casually lists issued by'  the Militia Department since the  Germans made" their first attack.on  the "Yrpcs salient on June 2nd, according to an Ottawa dispatch.  As approximately 23,000 casualties  have previously been reported this  means that in number the casualties equal the first Canadian contingent which sailed from Quebec  in the latter part of October, 1014.  It is likely Ihe lists will continue  to be heavy for a few days yet and  thai before all the names of those  who suffered in the recent German  offensive ancl the successful Canadian counter attack are in they  will exceed 12,000.  FAREWELL TOUR OF WEST  His Royal Highness, the Duke of  Connaugh't, accompanied by the  Duchess of Connaught ancl Princess  Patricia, left Ottawa on the '20th  on their farewell tour of. Western  Canada. They will visit the Okanagan and His Royal Highness'-will  Fly Swatters, Fly Paper, Fly  Poison Pads, etc.  inspect the military camp at Vernon. The date of their arrival in  the Okanagan has not been announced. It i.s reported from Ottawa lhat His Royal Highness may  go from his' Canadian posl to Ireland lo represent royal authority  theic.  ��������������������������� It has-been- ollicial lv- announced  in London that 11(5 soldiers, sailors  and policemen and 224 civilians  were killed  in the Dublin  revolt.  Remember our Grocery Department when you want  fresh goods and the best  brands.  TENDERS -WANTED  W. J.Woods  C.  Hawkins  CARPENTER & JOINER  Being relieved from Military  Service for the lime being, is now  prepared to take any kind of carpentering  or  building  work.  Estimates  furnished.  MATERNITY NURSING.   Mrs.West,  Enderby. nil-tf  The undersigned will receive  lenders for the erection of a fire  escape at the Fortune School, up to  ���������������������������lulv  10th,  101(5.  Plans and specifications can be  seen al the City Hall. Work lo be  completed  by August   1st,   lill(5.  Lowest or any tender not neces-  sarilv  accepted.  A. A. FAULKNER.  Secretary  Enderby School  Board.  "WATER  ACT,   1914"  Before the Board of Investigation  Whi-hk.vs, applications are being  constantly made to the Board for  Ihe extension' of the periods fixed  for filing plans or for constructing  works or for putting to beneficial  use water held under water records issued before Lhe 12th March  1900. Among, the reasons alleged  in support of such applications are  the absence overseas of persons  holding wafer rights and the financial conditions existing by reason  of the war.  And wheheas it is found necessary to inquire into thc general  principles on which any extension  should be granted and into the objections raised to the granting of  any extension.  Notice is i-ierehv given that the  Board will hold meelings al the following times and places for thc  abo.ve purposes:  Enderbv, Wednesday, 12th July,  1910, 2 p.m.  Vernon. Thursday, 13th July,  191(5, 2.30 p.m.  Peachland, Saturday, loth July,  1910. 10 a.m.  Penticton, Monday, 17th July,  1016, 10 a.m.  Greenwood, Tuesday, 18th July,  1910, 3 p.m.  Grand    Forks,    Thursday,    20th  July,J01(i, 10 a.m.      ..  ^VNe l sonVT r ul ayT21 s t"J Til SSSA 910;  10 a.m. "  Cranbrook, Monday, 24th July,  191(5, 10 a.m.  At these meetings lists of the  water records on each stream in  the vicinity and thc plans prepared  for the use of lhe Board will be  open for inspection.  Applications for extension of  lime and objections thereto may  l)e-_:f()i-wair(led_b>VleAl.cr.._a.(Ich:cssccl_  lo the Chairman, Board of Investigation, Water Rights Branch, Victoria, B.C., or may bc filed al any  of the above meetings.  Dated at Victoria, B.C., this 23rd  dav of June. 191(5.  For  the   Board   of   Investigation,  .!.  F. ARMSTRONG,  2| Chairman.  GROCERY LIST  More than  usually   important are  the lines advertised here  Quaker Corn Flakes, 3 for 25c  2 tins Salmon for 25c  King Oscar Sardines, 2 for 35c  Dried Chip Beef, in glass 25c  Lamb Tongues, in glass  50c  Kippered Herrings, per tin  20c  Herring in Tomato, 2 for 35c  Hudson's Bay No. 1 Tea, per lb..    50c  Wethy's Mince Meat, per pkt. 15c  Minced Clams, 2 tins for 35c  Dried Shrimp, 2 tins for 35c  White Swan Soap, per pkt 20c  Clarke's Pork and Beans, 2 for  25c  Niagara Peaches, large tins in heavy syrup.. 30c   30c  Bartlett Pears, large tins for   Sunshine Tomatoes, 2 tins for 25c  Early June Peas, 2 for  25c  Sweet Corn, 2 for 25c  American Beauty Raisins, 16-oz pkts, 2 for .. 25c  Not-a-Seed Raisins, 2 for 35c  Best Canadian Cheese, per lb ...- 25c  Roquefort Cheese, per lb   75c  Choice assortment of Biscuits, per lb 25c  Toasted Corn Flakes, 3 pkts for 25c  Sunlight Soap, 5 cakes for .." 25c  Seal of Quality Flour  49-lb Sack   __L7Q  3 tins Old Dutch Cleanser for 25c  3 pkts Corn Starch for 25c  Special Blend Coffee, per lb 35c  Fry's Cocoa, per tin 25c  'Tetley's No. 14 Tea, fine flavor, per lb 35c  r  Foley's Peanut Butter, in bulk, per lb 25c  Hudson's Bay Co.  VERNON  WANTED���������������������������A boy lo learn farming.  Address in own handwriting, P.,  Walker Press. It  WANTED-  business.  ���������������������������A bov to learn the drug  Address in own hand  U.. Walker Press.  11  For Cash or Produce  FLOUR, Five Roses, 49's ���������������������������  Jpl.OD  FLOUR, Harvest Queen, 49's    $1.75  BRAN, 100's  $1.25    SHORTS, 100's  $1.35  Are you getting 35c a dozen for your eggs?  They are worth it.    Bring them to���������������������������  DILL BROS.  Gents' Furnishings and Groceries  ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE  In the matter of the Estate of Alexander Hamilton, Deceased.  NOTICE is hereby given, that  ,s il.Lp.erso ns_h ii_vi n g-claims-iiuon. the,  estate of the late Alexander Hamilton, who died on the 10th day of  April, 1010, are 'required to send to  William Hamilton, administrator of  the said estate, or to the undersigned, his solicitor, on or before  the 25th day of July, 1910, a full  statement of their claims and of  any securities held by Ihem, duly  verified, and thai after that date,  the administrator will proceed to  -distribute lhe- assets- -of- the -Deceased amongst the'parties entitled  thereof and having regard only to  the claims which have been duly  filed with him or his solicitor.  Dated at Enderby, this 21st day  of June, A. J). 1010.  A. C. SKALING,  Solicitor  for  William  Hamilton,  Administrator.    TENDERS WANTED  The undersigned will receive  lenders for the erection of a flag  pole at the Fortune School; pole to  be 00 feet in length, with 2Vinch  bull, 0-in. top, shaved and painted;  pully to he inserted. School Board  will' dig the hole and refill with  cement; contractor to erect pole  ancl furnish guy ropes, which may  be removed by contractor after  cement is set.  Tenders must he in the hands of  the undersigned by July 10th, 1910.  Work to be completed by August  1st. 1910.  Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.       *  A. A. FAULKNER,  Secretary Enderby School Board.  FOR SALE���������������������������Marc and cow. Apply,  drawer 0, Enderby. J29-3  EGGS���������������������������Guaranteed   strictly   fresh;  25c per dozen.      Mrs. E. Gray.  LANGLY  WARE  (English make)  TShe BEST the world produces in this class of goods.  THE FOLLOWING ARE NOW IN  STOCK:  COVERED CASSEROLES  OVAL COVERED PIE DISHES  BAKERS  BEAN POTS  TEA POTS  COFFEE POTS  SUGAR and CREAMS  VASES  TEA POT STANDS  J. E. CRANE, Proprietoi  NOW  Is the time to order your Spring  Suit. Customer's own material  made up. Prices from $15 up. Local agent for Canadian Apparel Co.  Suits to your measure from $17.50.  Cleaning.  Pressing and  Repairing.  A. E. WEST  Ladies' and Gents' Tailor.  1

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