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 <l  "fthi.  Enderby, B. C, November 2, 1916  AND      WALKER'S       WEEKLY  Vol. 9; No. 36;  Whole No. 456  ENDERBY AND DISTRICT NEWS  Joe Tcbo lcfl Wednesday for  Brodic, B.C.  Jas. Campbell and wife left Monday I'or Montreal.  E. McGonigle left "Wednesday afternoon for Chase.  Ed. Harkins is visiting lhe coast  cities on a brief holiday.  A. A. Faulkner and 1). A. McLcod  left by molor on Wednesday for  Merrill.  Mrs. Dean Fravel and children expect lo leave I'or Bulla I o, N.Y., on  Saturday, for the winler.  Some'I wen ly head of horses were  sold lhis week' by lhe Okanagan  Saw Mills to a Calgary firm.  A public meeting of tlie Hospital  Board will be held in lhe City Hall,  Tuesday, Nov. 7th, al 8 p.in".  R. ,C. Allen borough has been  transfercd from Eyebrow to Wa-  wola, Sask., as teller in lhe Union  Bank.  The ladies of St. George's W. A.  will hold Iheir annual bazaar in K.  .of P. Hall, Wednesday, Nov. 22nd,  from 2 to (I.    ,  St.. George's Church, Sunday,  Nov. 4lh: Holy Communion, 8 a.m.;  Mattins and Holy Communion, 11 a.  in.; Evensong, 7.30.  - -- The Oclober collections by the  children and .stall' of the Fortune  school in aid of lhe Prisoners' War  Fund, amounted to $8.50.  Sergl. Kenneth Glenn, who was  buried in a-trench by shell lire on  lhe Somme, some weeks ago, writes  that he is able to be about. He will  now go inlo lhe Hying corps!  Anyone having Red Cross work  on hand is requested to finish it  and deliver lo the Red Cross rooms  as early as possible, as another box  will be shipped to headquarters at  once.  Mr. and Mrs. Massey and daughter, of Mara, left for England last  Thursday. It has been 18 years  since Mr. and Mrs. Massey left England, and they go back believing  Ihey can be of service in one way or  another lhere.  The annual meeting of the Enderby and District Conservative Association will be held in lhc K. of P.  Hall, Saturday, Nov. 11th, instead  of Saturday, Nov. 4th, owing to the  unavoidable absence of thc President and Secretary.  . . Alec Reid visited Enderby Wednesday from Armstrong. Mr. Reid  -.savs-the-e-vaporaloiHJh>nUis^w.oiJi_  ing   full-handed,   night   and    day  It is reported thc Chase Lumber  Company is closing conlracls wilh  the farmers and setllcrs of Mabel  Lake Valley for all Ihe logs lhcy,  can gel oul this winter.  Pte. Pat Mowat, writing from the  Somme fronl, says the lighting there  was at lhat time very severe. He  was passing bombs to the front  trenches onc day when a snipper's  biillol passed through his helmet,  but didn't do anything worse lhan  scorch his hair. At thai time many  German prisoners were being sent  lo the rear, and a large proportion  of them were marines.  At a meeting of the Trench Comfort Club at thc home of Mrs. Mackay last Friday, Mrs. Baxter and  Mrs. Parkinson presented tiie Club  with $22.15, proceeds from a social  gathering held by lhc people of  Aslilon creek, at, thc home of Mi7,  and Mrs.. Parkinson the previous  evening. This sum, added lo "what  the ���������������������������Cliil)   already   has   on   hand,  brings the total up to $94.   Thc next,.   ,  , . . .  meeting of lhe Club will be held at iJ.n������������������' ������������������'-oiincl every day; also captui  Mrs.   Poison's,    Friday   afternoon, i|nS. }l loi. ������������������' .prisoners.    He is also  Nov. 3rd.   Anyone desiring io con- ,os'nS a   ol "?'n,cn 'P 0,he'' w������������������>'s.  and  most ,ol   lhe  prisoners  are  a  poor scared lot and put up no fight-  whatever.  They give themselves up  TRENCH COMFORT CLUB  WORK  Pie. J. E. Pacey, writing from the  fronl lo the Trench Comfort Club,  says: "I received a parcel from  you good people again yesterday,  and I musl say I was certainly delighted with it. These parcels arc  a God-send lo us fellows out here,  who are going through the toughest  of hardships, and then to know our  good people al home are thinking  of us, il makes us feel as if we are  fighting for something. No words of  mine can tell you how much 1  thank you, one and all, for your  kindness lo me, and I only hope I  may have lhe pleasure of thanking  you personally some day.'. Wc are  having a fairly lough lime of il just  now.' Quite a lol of rain, which  makes it very uncomfortable both  in and out oi' Ihe trenches. But ii  is no use complaining. Wc have got  to.beat Fritz at all costs, and wc are  sure'doing it. "We arc driving him  further and further back, and gain-  thc worst way.   I want you to thank  all the kind people for me."  Pics. Gordon Duncan, Fred A.  Johnson and Leslie Mackay combine in sending Iheir message of  thankfulness: "We receivedt your  parcels a few days ago, while on  march from Belgium into France,  aud we would like to assure you  that we appreciate your kindness  very much, for we value anything  from our home town very much  these days. This leaves us all in the  best of health, bul, of course, longing for the home life very much."  tribute lo lhe parcels to bc sent the  boys al thc front will kindly leave  al Mrs. Grey's this week.  The Vancauver Milling Company  has leased' the elevator in connection wilh the Enderby (louring mill  and is storing grain purchased in  the Valley. At lhe.present price of  whcaC'aiul  lhc possibility of fur-  readily and seemingly glad to do H  They say flicy know they -won't win  lhis war, and welf they might,- for  wc have Frilz outclassed "every way'  For instance, our artillery, Hying  corps and,,our..troops,.oanM be'bcat.  Talk.about our men; thev. are'won-  ther rapid increase hi.price, it pays derful.    They  are in  good  spirits  all lhc, time and are dare devils.  There is a lot of bayonet work here,  and Fritz is nol able to stand up  against our men* at all, and he very  well knows il, so we are sure of a  swift and speedy victory, and believe me, this part of the line is* a  hot place. Something doing all the  lime. No rest for Fritz. Our artillery is working liighl and day, feeding Frilz with irpn rations, and wc  are under fire all thc lime."  "I forgot to mention I was hit below Ihe knee by a piece from one  of' Fritz's shells which burst near  More a  bruise  lhan  anything  belter to store and hold wheat- for  the higher price than to mill it, and  it is likely this i.s Ihe purpose of the  ���������������������������Vancouver company. Next season,  however, il is possible wheat will  be contracted I'or to be milled in  transit at * Enderby, and there is  good reason lo believe that next  year wc shall sec the mill in full  operation.  MEASURING PARTY  The people-of the Ash ton Creek  dislrict turned out generously in re-|m'e  shifts, with hundreds of tons of potatoes coming in from Ihe neighboring ranches al very lucrative prices.  The whist drive held Tuesday  evening in K. of P. hall in.aid.of the  hospital fund, proved very successful, netting.-..the board some-  Ihing over $40. The ladies' prize  went to Miss Carlson and that for  t h e j genllemen Sva s jvon_ J> v - Joe  Doerllirigcr.  Owing to there being so many  calls upon lhc generosity of the people of Enderby and district, lhe  usual market stall will nol bc held  on Saturday, the 11 lb. Anyone  wishing to contribute articles may  leave Ihem at the Red Cross rooms,  where they will bc sold.  Mrs. Tompkinson received word  from her husband, who was seriously wounded in lhc fighting in  Flanders some months ago, thai he  has fully recovered, I hough his  condition is such that he will not  be permitted to return to, the lighting line. He has been retained on  the ollice staff.  Contractors Jones and Granl arc  at work on the Mara public school  lhis week and hope to have thc  cement foundation laid within a  week or ten days. The new school  will be a two-room structure with  every modern convenience looking  to llie educational advantage of the  children of that thriving locality.  Manager Bobb has concluded to  put' the great Mutual Master Plays  on the screen at the Enderby Opera  House. He has cancelled thc "Trey  o' Hearts" serial, and will return to  the Mutual service with next Saturday's show. Hereafter, until further  notice, there will be no Friday evening show. Thc Mutual Master Play  for^Salurday evening will be "The  Secretary of Frivolous Affairs," said  to bc one of the best, and a comedy  of the better sort.  spouse lo lhc following invitation:  Il will be a pleasure  Beyond all measure  To  welcome  you   hearty  To our measuring parly;  Bul, before you slarl, -  Thc essential part  Is to count up right  -You r-=f eeUi luhei ght   All we dare ask  For our generous repast,  Is just two cents a foot,  Each extra inch, if any,  Will be laxed at thc rate  Of a single penny.  The party proved a mosl enjoyable event. ' It was held at the home  of Mr. and Mrs. Parkinson, Thursday evening, Oct. 2(ilh, its object  bcing to j:aise moncj\ to be_g[v_n as  As hi on Creek's contribution to the"  Christmas boxes lo be sent to the  boys at lhe front by thc Trench  Comfort Club. Proceeds of the evening, from subscriptions and lhe  measuring pary, amounted lo thc  generous sum of .$22.15. All who  attended lhc parly* .report having  had a very enjoyable evening.  CANADIAN PATRIOTIC FUND  Thc treasurer of thc Canadian  Patriotic Fund acknowledges thc  following conlributions received  during the past month:  Red Cross Rooms  ���������������������������....$ 7.00  Mrs. G. Folkard     1.00  R.  E. T.  Forster       2.00  W. Tomkinson     LOO  Miss T.-Seymour     2.00  11. E. Waby     2.00  C. B. Winter     10.00  C. P. Ryan       2.00  Graham Rosoman     4.00  Wing Chang          .50  H. T. Twigg . .     3.00  Miss E. Cooke     LOO  Okanagan Saw Mills Ltd. . ..  30.00  Anonvmous   10.00  Mrs. Dow   '   10.00  ; '** $95.50  Ladies' winter underwear and  cashmere hose for ladies and  children���������������������������at Speers'. Call early,  assortment limited.  else,   ll was painful, but laid mc up  only a few days."  Pte. "Jack" Warwick-writes: "I  received the parcel yesterday, for  which please accept very many  thanks. After having spent sixteen  days straight in the trenches and  -theii-m a rcli i n g_lo u__ou t___ay___vi1 h  lhe whole of one's belongings on his  back, you cannot wonder thai a parcel similar to the one received from  you being very much appreciated.  Jt i.s probably Ihe one thing that a  soldier looks for, no matter where  hc may be, and no m.dler at what  ,110111*, the "mail is his first thought.  "It i.s really wonderful thc good  work that institutions of the same  calibre as your own are doing .for  the boys-here,-and-4-would like-to  make special mention of the Y. M.  C. A. I hope one day to personally  explain this exceptional work to my  friends in Enderby."  Pte. All' Castle sends these words  of appreciation: "Very many  thanks for thc nice parcel received  al a time when I needed it most.  Thc lasl trip in I got a very slight  scratch on the left hand, wilh a  small piece of shrapnel. If any of  lhe boys are struck Ihey have to be  inoculated to prevent blood poisoning, so that i.s the way the very  small wounds get reported. 1 am  telling you this in case you sec it in  the* paper 1 was wounded. Anyway  I got down to find the parcel wailing for me. I had not taken my  boots off for. four days, and 1 had  not a pair of socks, so you may  know how useful lhe socks were.  Then.smokes are always in demand.  It is a caution the cigs we smoke out  here. We had a very good trip, but,  gee! we were tired; lhc way we had  to work was a fright. But we got  fruit for' our labor by laking a  piece of thc line and aboul 150  prisoners.   Nol so bad, eh I  "Charlie and I, old Juck, arc all  fine. I think all the Enderby boys  are out but McF.wen. He had a  slight wound on the hand and  chest. You would see that Capt.  Leduc. from Armstrong, was also  wounded. He is a dandy officer.  The bovs are wanting.him back in  N..O. POULTRY ASSOCIA TION  A0spccial meeting of Ihc-Northcrn  Okanagan Poultry Association was  held al Armstrong last Salurdav,  Ocl. 281 h, al 3 p.m. There were  present, Messrs. Marshall (in the  chair), Allison, Croft, l.u-favi. Hawkins, Long and Gillman. -  The real business of the meeting  was.to appoint delegates to lhe'Provincial Poullrv Show to be held at  Nelson, Dec. 1*2-13-14-15, and to thc  Dislrict Poultry Show to bc held al  Penticton, Dec*. 20-21-22. Mr. Marshall was elected for thcProvincial  show, with Mr. Allison as-alternate,  and Mr. Croft was chosen for the  District show, with Mr.-.Logan -as  alternate. .,.  .     Sr  The secretary was instructed-to  have  membership   tickets ."printed,*  and the." executive committee .were"  urged "10 make a rnstlefOinnembers,*  the fee-being placed at.$1 per year.  It was decided that the Association should donate lo the Provincial  show al Nelson, two specials to.'the  value of;$10, preferably cut glass.  It was also decided to give specials  to the same value lo the District  show, in addition lo the cups now  held by the association for open  competition.  ' "We ask thc Armstrong and Enderby public, especially all who are  poultry raisers, to do their best lo  help along lhis association," writes  the secretary, II. A. Allison. "Wc  can do a good work, which will  mean dollars to all of you, if you  will just give us your hearty cooperation, your good will, and help  us along financially by becoming a  member and by subscribing thc  small sum of onc dollar per year."  "GO AND SEE IT ! "  ^"T-he=BirlIrfdhn\ation^is-\said-lo  >*>e one of the greatest picture  plays ever staged. People have  travelled many miles and given up  thc better part of two days, besides j  paying $1 and $1.50 a seat to sec il.:  II will be shown in Enderby Opera!  Mouse next Thursday evening, Nov. j  ���������������������������Olh.: Speaking, of the appearance  of "The Birth of a Nation" in Lon-1  don, Eiig., "The Cinema." a London  jourmd _says ediIorially: " 'The  B'i rt Ii"of a Nalion'has ad vancedycvn  London like a great wave of inspiration; a new lilm"gospel reaching out to hitherto undreamed of  heights of power and imagination.  No word of ours could do justice  to thc stupendous theme which the  film unfolds, now to the enthralling  and deeply thrilling fashion in  which it is handled. Being at a loss  for phrases of our own, we gladly  borrow one from a friend and describe il as 'lhc greatest spectacular  drama since lhc Creation.' If lhat  bold phrase does nol convey a hinl  of thc film's attractions, we do not  know what will. Our advice to all  is: 'Go and sec it!'"  WILL OPEN LOGGED-OFF LANDS  Dominion Deputy Land Agent  Campbell visited this district some  davs ago, and, in company with  Deputy Fire Warden Hawes, went  over all lhe logged-off limber berths  of the Okanagan Saw Mills, in the  vicinilv of Mabel Lake and Mabel  Lake Valley, for the purpose of  cruising the limber remaining uncut. Mr. Campbell, we are given to  understand, will report to the Land  Department such berths as he finds  logged off. These will immediately  be opened lo settlement. It is.reported lhat several limits arc to bc  cancelled and the land thrown  open, which will make homesteads  for quite a number of settlers.  A  ROYAL   WELCOME  The congregation and friends of  St. George's Church gave Rev. and,  Mrs. C. Reed a royal welcome on  their re I urn to their Enderby field  of labor, after an absence of more  than a year during Mr. Heed's service overseas as chaplain. < The  welcome took the form of a supper,  served by the W.A. ladies Monday  evening in thc Guild Hall, -where  plales were laid for seventy. * The  supper was of a sumptuous character and was only surpassed by the  warmth of the people's welcome.  Mr. Rosoman, on  behalf of  the  church board and congregation, delivered the formal welcome, setting,  forth the deep, underlying need of  the   church   in   common   with   all  others,    for   a   larger   work    and  clearer vision as to the real meaning  of the spiritual revival now setting'  in as a result of lhc great changes' *  brought about-by the war and-war   ���������������������������  condilions. ���������������������������   -  Iii his reply 19 thc words of welcome so welfspokcn,;Mr. Reed mosl'  sincerely thanked lhc people of-the  church and of Enderby.   From all,  both he aiuLMrs. Reed had received*,  Ihe ;kindcst. lrcatment.vand  a. wel7\,-.  come most,cordial.-'-."As.to his ex-;w  periences  aKllie  front ,iii< the ca-' ,  pacity of an army chaplain-in the"*  hospitaL service, he-'said lhc could ���������������������������'-  not at, that time-attempt fcTgo;inlo/  it* ih ^detail.-', Ata future datcTieyin-yj'  tended lo. give. alectiire.Vin order \  tliaUhe might tell something of-'the "  mighty  things ,.which  were  being  clone, ^in   E11 gland , ahd   in   F.ra 11 cc.  Hc said words could nol express the  admiration one fell for lhc men and  women  of Ihesc countries.    What  men have done and are doing 'daily  would  surpass  tne  imagination   of  anyone not placed in touch with if.  What lhc men suffer, whal they endure, and thc spirit of lhe'men in   ���������������������������  lhat suffering and  endurance was  simply beyond expression.   And hc  saw flic women of England and of  .  Franch doing the work of the men,  and doing it in sonic instances better than lhe work had been done by  thc men themselves.    If the spirit  of the men was grand lo witness,  thai of the women of lhe fighting  nations was superb.  Speaking of thc enemy, Mr. Reed  said  thc newspaper stories  telling '  of   Ihem   surrendering   in   groups,  throwing upjhcjr_ hands, ctc, werc_  pure fiction.   'Hiis wis not the tiTvfe  to speak in praise of Ihem, bul he  thought all should understand thai'  thev were no mean fighters.   They  were as fearless and as heroic in  their suffering as our own men. The  only difference*.was that the British  soldier   had   more. initiative,   and,  in all encounters man to man the  British soldier had proved himself  the superior.  -V\li\ Rced-saidniicllwar has seen .  i'nahv changes in England, but in  nothing more than in the general  spiritual condition of the people.  Jusl at this time, hc said, there is  going on Ihe most remarkable revival throughout the country. In  every village and town, in city and  counlry, women missionaries are  lining from house lo house carrying  the message of salvation and the  larger spiritual life. II is, he said,  onlv the forerunner of lhc greater  movement which is sweeping over  Europe, nol only France and England, but the countries of the enemies at war with Ihem. as well.  CHANGE IN TRAIN TIME  ^m  _-  *?*���������������������������"���������������������������_.���������������������������*���������������������������_������������������������������������������������������ 7W_*J j  7���������������������������  ���������������������������  "...  ���������������������������^ *"_*!.���������������������������*>  ****  " J.  -:-: -&Qn  Hr '  y  .>���������������������������' r. -;S  Th(  winler   .schedule  over  thc  Ok am  gan line went inlo  effect this  week.  It is as follows:  Southbound                    N  irlhbound  10.45  lv.       Sicamous  a r. 18.15  11.18  Mara  17.58  11.31  Grindrod  17.14  11.49  ENDERBY  10.59  12.15  Armslrong  10.30  13.03  Vernon  15.45  13.25  ar.     Okanagan Ldg  '    lv.15.30  FOB SALE,���������������������������Household goods, including range, healing stove and  general furnishings. Dean Fravel,  Enderby.  n2-2  Fancy candies,   delicious   cakes  and cookies,   will bc found at Joe's THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY-  Thursday, November 2,1916.  \,"B>:  __&_  It  \ally  es  requi?  war of one kind  or another to drive  men back to  sanity and  the land  TAKING PRIDE IN HOME INDUSTRIES  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  '   II.   M.   WAMiKR  Pu  blishcd every  Thursday at  Enderby,  Ji. C.  Walker   Press.  at  $2  l)er  year.  by  the  Ad  verlising  Rates:   Transient  (luent insertion.    Cont.i  ,  50c an inch first  act advertising, SI  insertion, 2ue each  an inch per month  Sll  bse-  THURSDAY,  NOVEMBE  R  2,  19  1G  ENCOURAGING  DEVELOPMENT  One cannol I rave I any distance from Endcrhy  in any direction and not hc struck by lhc sti.lisi'ae-  lor.y amount" of clearing and other development  winch has taken place lhc pa;jl season. To lhe  norlh, in llie direction of Grindrod and Mara,  many slrelches of clearing wilh fields coming* for  the first lime under lhc plow are now showing  where il was bush before. In the Swedish scllle-  nicnl north of lhe Grand Bend farm, hundreds of  acres have been redeemed from the i'oresI, and  in lhis vicinilv particularly lhc showing of lhc  pasl season i.s" most encouraging. These people  make (he finest class of sclllers. They arc industrious, honest and persevering, and when they  slarl a proposition they carry it through. II is  likelv wc shall sec much more land lying in bush  belwecn Enderby and Grindrod soon in lhcir  hands and hrought under cultivation. Mr. Larscn  and Mr. Olson, who came from thc Norlh west thc  past season, have erected comfortable homes on  their land, and the example set by Ihem is being-  followed by others who have recently purchased  land in lhal vicinity. In and around Mara and  Grindrod sclllers arc making good in everything  -I has.far, tried. and..whaUhcv.hayc done in a .small  wav wc may expect to see them do on a much  larger scale as lhcy become better able lo handle  themselves.  There has been a large increase in stock on the  various farms, and lhe growing tendency is to  go stronger inlo mixed farming, wilh callle and  hogs on' the farm lo feed lhe crops to. Many  farmers fully realise that to ship out lhe raw  product i.s a. mistake when they can as well turn  (Till VheVinished- product.--AVitbVhisobjccHn  view Ihey are bringing in graded sires, and are  rapidly raising lhe slandard of lhcir farm slock.  In a lew seasons we should see lhe output from  the farms of lhis district more lhan doubled,  and lhe farms broughl up lo a much higher slate  of cultivation.  It used to be the custom I'or every man,  woman and child in Enderby and district to take  pride in the success of every home industry. And  it was not so many ycars ago, as years go. Then,  lo ask for, or for a merchant to offer i'or sale, anything but the home-milled flour, was considered  little short of a crime. Merchants and people  stood shoulder to shoulder in support of the home  mill. There was a pride in local industries lhal  was cheering to see. Thc spirit of loyally was con-  tageous. if spread into every business and shone  in every eye. There was a pulling together lhat  attracted and held. And lhis loyalty at home  drew inleresl from thc outlying district, and  town and dislrict pulled together like a first-class  working team. Enderby pulled for the district,  and the district pulled for Enderby. Wc had no  shippers' union, egg circle, or other like organization, but the shipments of farm produce from  Enderby then amounted to carloads wherc today  they run in tons. And thc farmers of the district  used lo line up I'or blocks awaiting their turn to  unload their wheat at the mill.  That was before thc growth of the spirit of  destruction. Things locally were then on a constructive basis. Men believed lhal lhcy could help  themselves and help the community belter by  building up thc business of a local rival lhan by  tearing it down. They felt lhal to attempt to  build up oneself at lhc expense of another was to  eventually destroy bolh.  FORCING AN ELECTION  Thc announcement which is persistently made  form Ottawa source, seems to come from Liberal  politicians and Liberal newspapers. They have  set il for the early part of next.year. It is nol  strange lhal all talk of an election emanates from  Opposition sources. It would bc plums for the  Liberals lo bring on an election while lhc war is  on. The calamity cry would again bc heard, and  issues would be"broughl up which would seriously divide the people and imperil the work of  the administration in carrying on lhe war. Canada needs all her best men at this lime perfecting  and keeping in operation her war policy and her  preparation for peace. Few men have any time  for politics these days. II was only a year ago  lhat thc Hon. Rodolph Lcmieux declared in Montreal that a war-lime election would bc a crime.  Only a few days ago, this same Mr. Lcmieux told  a Montreal audience lhat an election would come  like a thief in the night. * ������������������  An election may come next year, bul il will nol  be because thc counlry desires it, nor of Conservative choosing. The Liberals arc in a position to  bring on an election. Thc life of Parliament,  under normal conditions, would have expired in  October, just ended. It was extended forGa year.  Unless the Liberals agree to a fiu-lhcr extension  from next October, a war-lime election is inevitable. The Government must go to thc counlry,  musl temporarily divert ils energies from war to  an election campaign. This is what lhc Opposition leaders arc now proposing.   ,  MUST ECONOMIZE OR GO HUNGRY  CLIMATE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  Speaking of the climate of this Province, a  writer in Bulletin No. 27, issued by lhe Bureau of  Provincial Information, says: "The climate of  British Columbia as a whole oilers all the features which are lo be met wilh in European countries king wilhin the temperate zone, such as the  Brilish Isles, thc north of France. Belgium, Holland. Denmark and the south of Sweden, lhc  cradle of llie greatest nations of lhe world, and is  therefore a climate well adapled lo the development of the human race under the most Favorable  condilions." In this bulletin lhe highest temperature al Enderbv for lhe vear 191'} is given at 95,  and Ihe lowest 27 below; 1911. highest, 9-1; lowest  'A below; 191;"). highest. 93; lowesl, 8 below. The  precipitation for 'these vears is given as follows:  191 .'5. rainfall, l.'Ul inches; snowfall, (vl.50  inches; 191-1. rainfall, 12.59 inches; snowfall,  I0._;"> inches; 1915, rainfall, 17.(12 inches; snowfall, -lo inches. The ollicial record at Enderby  has been kept by Mr. N. II. Kenny for several  vears.  Thc people of Canada have nol yet. begun to  realize what the trials of war-time are. But if  we mistake not, they will realize something of  these trials befoie the present winter is over,  and certainly before lhc next summer draws lo a  close. Ollicial figures give the total wheat yield  of thc United States at 607,557,000 bushels, as  compared with over one billion bushels lasl year.  "Canat I a 's^y i c 1 (\SXx1 s*r~ntirclr"_ ma 11 e r^l h a ir4 h a t^o f-  1915. has' been largely commandeered by lhe  Government, and the'British Government has  oflicially announced lhat it has decided lo take  over the whole business of importing wheat, the  same to bc done on an equitable basis, with lhe  right to commandeer and requisition, freights at  ils pleasure.  This means that the wheat shortage will be  -se-vcM,elv-fell-lhis^w-in.tcr,Jn--Xana(la.._as_jkVclL.as  elsewhere. We understand lhe wholesale price of  Hour has already jumped lo $10.50 a barrel, wilh  $15.00 per barrel predicted before thc situation  is relieved. 11 behooves every housewife to keep  a sharp lookout for leaks in the kitchen and between the actual needs of the table and lhc unnecessary.  PRESIDENT  WILSON  Next Monday the people of the United Slates  will vote either lo retain President Wilson or to  shelve him. Which will il be? We venture the  guess that he will bc re-elected. He has made  manv friends as president, and many enemies.  To some he has been thc savior of his country, to  others he has been weak and vascillating. In this  history repeals itself. President Lincoln at his  best was ridiculed and reviled as the 'rail splitter.'  "Manv seem lo be confident thai Wilson will be  re-elected," writes one whose vision is generally  clear. "I hope such will be thc ease. It docs not  seem possible lhal the people will allow any  change lo be made at lhis critical lime. Wilson  has proved himself the greatest man this country  has ever produced, and his work is only begun.  God granl him the strength and opportunity lo  finish' the working oul of lhe many problems he  is now  lacing.  It mighl be as well to remember, however, lhal  all men"are not of this opinion���������������������������Teddy Roosevelt,  No rust can attack the flues because they are so thoroughly aluminized, and they economize nearly every bit  of heat.  *&.  mBJfc  Before you invest in a new range let me show you the  Kootenay's sensible ideas for saving time and labor.  868  Sold by   Fulton   Hardware   Company  Are you going to do any  Building- or Repairing  This Season ?  THE FOLLOWING ARE GOOD VALUES:  No. 4 Flooring and Ceiling '��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� 10.00 per thousand  No. 4 Drop Siding  $10.00  Cull Boards :���������������������������������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ...   5.00  No. 2 Dimension, 2x4 and 2x6  13.00  No. 3 Cedar Bevel Siding. 15,00   " ."  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  Our Groceries are Always Fresh  and Prices Low  PONT FORGET THAT !  Our stock of Flour and Feed is guaranteed to give satisfaction, ahd  prices are the lowest possible.  Ous Motto-"QUALlTY AND SERVICE"  TEECE    &    SON,        Bell Block, Enderby  . A' name that stands for the best in hotel service  KngEdwardHoteI,L^URPHY Enderby  FRESH  SH  EVERY   THURSDAY  GEO. R. SHARPE  WHO ItES-ArlTE-^RETA-ILHB UTGHER  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables {\  ENDERBY, B. C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Dray ing of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commodious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers  and Tourists invited to give us a trial.  O.K.  Baths in connection  H. HENDRICKSON, Proprietor  r'rinsUmce.  c.  P.  R. TIMETABLE  Southbound                    N  orthbound  10.10 lv.  Sicamous.  ar. 17.25  11.11  Mara  16.40  11.25  Grindrod  16.24  11.39  ENDERBY  16.09  12.05  Armstrong  15.40  12.23  Larkin  15.20  12.50  Vernon  14.55  13.10 ar.  Okanagan Ldg  lv. 14.40  II. W. BRODIE        JNO BURNHAM  G. P. A.,  Vancouver   Agt.  , Enderby  SYNOPSIS OF GOAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and  Alberla, the Yukon Territory, the  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the Province of British Columbia,  may be leased for a term of twenty-  one years at an annual rental of $1  an acre. Not more than 2560 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be  made-by-the-applicanHn=-personrto-  the Agent of sub-Agent of the district in which righls applied for are  situated.  In surveyed territory the land  must be described by sections, or  legal sub-divisions of sections, and  in unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by  the applicant himself.  Each application must he accompanied by a fee of S5-which will be  refunded if the rights^applicd for"  arc not available, but not otherwise.  A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the  rale of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine  shall furnish Ihe Agent with sworn  returns accounting for the full  quantity of merchantable coal  mined and pay thc royalty thereon.  If llie coal mining rights are not  operated, such returns should be  furnished at least once a year.  The lease will include' the coal  mining rights only, but the lessee  may bc permitted to 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 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 the Interior.  N.B.-Unauthorized publication of  this advertisement will not be paid  for.���������������������������83575.  Are your  Butter Wraps  running low?  Better order some now %  %  Thursdaj', November 2,1916.-  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  I-  t-  KEEP THE HEIFERS AT HOME  John  Bright, Canadian  Live Stock Commissioner, has issued a pamphlet warning our farmers against the killing oi' calves and urging them  lo finish thc feeders in Canada.   Thc farmers of  lhis district do not need  this warning or this  urging, if wc are to judge from the number of  calves which arc heing carried into thc winter, but  lhcy will appreciate what Mr. Bright has to say:  "Canada has no source of wealth more dependable, more profitable or more permanent lhan  that represented in her flocks and herds.    The  cows and heifers of this counlry arc thc potential  parent of a product lhat is as valuable lo lhc Dominion  and   to  the  Empire as   thc  traditional  golden egg.   As a war measure the British Gov-  . eminent has already imposed restrictions against  thc slaughter of calves and females.   It had been  fell that Canada did not need the adoption of  legislation as a practical measure to obtain this  end.   It must be pointed out, however, that wc  are continuously facing thc danger involved in  the loss of larger numbers of good beef calves, in  thc slaughter of very many brcedy and service  aolc heifers and cows, and in thc exportation annually from the country of thousands of stockers  and feeders.   This fact suggests a drain upon our  resources that; at thc present moment, the country cannot all'ord to ignore.    A hundred-pound  calf is a thousand-pound steer in embryo.    Kill,  thc calf and you net but a fifty or sixty-pound  delicacy for thc table of an epicure.   Kill the steer  and you provide five or six hundred pounds of  substantial beef for thc upbuilding of the manhood of Europe.    Canada cannot view without  serious concern the killing of its beef calves. The  country wants thc six hundred, hot the sixty.   It  .will bc counted against us if we fail to utilize thc  provender,   grass,   hay,   straw   and. grain   that  otherwise is annually uselessly lost on the western  prairies.   Such illustrates the difference between  waste and thrift."  The point raised by Mr. BriglU is a serious one,  no doubt. But few ranchers slaiigter their calves  because they wish to furnish a "sixty-pound delicacy for* thc tabic of an epicure." They get rid of  them, because thc price of feeding is more than  ^thcy can stand. Any rancher would prefer to  carry his calves over. He knows as well as the  stock commissioner that the country needs thc  six hundred pounds, not thc sixty. But thc high  cost of' feed is against him. This obstacle, ac-  _ cording to thc explanatory notes ori the pamphlet,  "'is to bc largely overcome. These notes state that  thc Banker's Association of Western Canada,  through their branch banks, will support and cooperate in this movement.. It is understood that  they/will assist-in financing it. The branch bank-  managers can furnish full information regarding  thc policy.  LOSING MILLIONS IN LOSS OF MANURE  While manure is only a by-product on thc farm  it is the farmers' greatest asset in thc maintenance of soil fertility. That it is not properly  valued and given thc care it deserves is strikingly  shown by the results of thc Agricullural Survey  ol' lhc Commission of Conservation in 1915.  Sevenly-five per ccnl of lhe 400 farmers visiled  were exercising no care lo pre ven I waste of manure, 22 per cent claimed lo bc exercising some  care, while less than 1 per cent claimed to bc exercising really thorough care of thc manure. Only  one and one-half per cent were saving all the  liquid manure, which contains more actual plant  food lhan lhc solid excrement. The annual loss  amounts to millions of dollars, and it can bc  readily seen that our system of farming is not  on a sound basis if this waste is allowed to continue. Any farmer who knows these facts but  takes no steps lo prevent thc waste, commits an  injustice against himself and his counlry, and  is preparing to leave to succeeding generations a  heritage, of poverty.  This loss can be prevented in several ways.  Now, at the beginning of the stabling season, prepare a supply of litter to absorb thc liquid manure. Store a quantity of leaves, dry sods or saw  dust for this purpose. Where circumstances'permit, it is a good plan to draw the manure to the  field as made. If it has to be piled, sec that it is  piled so as to prevent heating and leaching.  Mix the cow manure and horse manure together,  and keep thc pile compact and level on top. A  concrete lloor in the barn yard is a paying investment, although it may seem expensive. Have  tight floors, in the stable to prevent loss of the  liquid, and, if there is not enough litter to absorb  it, drain it off into a cement pit or some kind of  a receptacle from which it can bc occasionally  taken and spread upon the land., Don't waste it.  ROLL OF HONOR  FOR KING AND EMPIRE  OVERSEAS  ENDERBY  WAR WIDOWS AND ORPHANS  MEASURING HAY IN THE STACK  Estimating thc number of tons of hay in a  stack by measuring is often resorted to .when it  . is inconvenient to weigh it.   It is impossible to  give a rule for measuring hay'which is.entirely  satisfactory.   The following onc has often been  used, states Prof. E. G. Schafcr, of the Washington Experimental Station at Pullman, and approximates lhc correct weight: "Width plus oyer,  divided by four and squared, then multiplied by  the. length and divided by 512."    This rule assumes lhat thc cross section of a stack may bc  obtained by dividing thc width plus over measurement by four and squaring it..  Stacks vary so  much in shape that this cannol bc absolutely true  "wit'lrall-"stacksr^l:his"riilc-also=assuiiics-tliaMliGrc-  are 512 cubic feel in a Ion.   Thc length of time a  stack has been buill, lhc size of a stack or thc  amount it has settled, also the kind.of hay���������������������������all  influence lhc weight of a certain volume of hay.  This rule or any olher rules should not bc relied  upon unless it is impossible to weigh hay when  it is sold.  Problem���������������������������Assume thai a hay stack measures  18 feet wide, 20 1'cct over (distance from ground  on one side up over the slack and to the ground  on other side) and 30 feel long. The solution  would bc:  18 plus 20 equals 44  44 divided by 4 equals 11  11 squared equals 121  121 times 30 equals 3030 cubic feet in slack  3030 divided by 512 equals 7.09 tons.  What Canada needs, while the war is on as well  as al its close, is men. Thc places of thc thousands of thc Dominions sons who have gone overseas have been taken by foregners of onc kind or  another. These foreigners have no interest in  Canada other than that of earning the highest  wages possible. Wc shall nccd'our own sons to  develop Canada. Our resources arc not sufficiently, developed for us lo bc made thc dumping  ground for the widows and orphans of thc war.  ^This is the view taken by the London Church  Times, which in a recent number gives prominence to an article demanding careful ahd thoroughinvestigation of thc Salvation Army's  scheme for which sixty thousand pounds already  have been subscribed, for the importation of war  widows and orphans into thc dominions. This  paper adds that the dominions will resist any  wholesale dumping of helpless.,people who would  bc in precisely as bad a position at thc end of  their journey as they were at thc beginning.  Unless great care is taken, the article concludes,  thc plan will result in producing in thc. Dominions  the familiar features of helpless poverty, from  which, as yet, our great new lands arc free.  MORE ELABORATE THAN BEFORE  AND THE MOVIE MAN DIDN'T SEE IT  Driving an auto across the prairie at a sixty  mile clip," overtaking an engine running wild, and  driving the auto at the same speed the engine was  making, enabling the engineer to leap from the  motor car to the engine was lhe feat recently  performed by Miss Ada Taylor, 17-year-old  daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Taylor of Tenino,  Wash. The engineer and brakeman on a logging  train were making a Hying switch. The engineer  slowed down his train and threw the switch himself. In passing over the frog the jar threw the  throttle wide open and the locomotive took the  Northern Pacific main line with a full head of  steam. Both the engineer and brakeman started  in futile chase. Miss Taylor saw the wild engine  as it passed her home and saw the train men  trailing behind. Realizing the situation she  started after them, picked up the pursuing engineer and overtook the speeding locomotive.  Speaking of the second engagement of thc  great'picture play, "Thc Birth of a Nalion," at  Vancouver, thc Province says: "Thc Birth of a  Nation recently celebrated its one hundredth performance in thc city of Toronto. Thc nearest approach to this remarkable record was "Under thc  Bonnie _Briar_Bush,"_which _gayc ljoj;ly_cigliit pcr-  formances in a period covering six ycars.  "As differing from the commercial methods of  the ordinary theatrical manager, Mr. Courtney,  who this season is thc sponsor of this great production, has ideas which arc radically opposed.  With him il is not how much money can hc make,  but rather how much can he" spend in order to  give the public a flawless production and exactly  what hc promises them. The production is, if  anything, more elaborate lhan il was last season,  and the orchestra now wilh lhe production has  been pronounced by the Toronto critics lo bc lhc  finest every heard in Massey Hall in thai cily. Let  nothing interfere wilh your seeing this wonderful  performance." Il will bc seen al thc Enderby  Op ra House next Thursday evening, Nov. 9th.  HINTS FOR THE FARM  How about a silo for next year for those who  have none? When silo-filling, get the silage  tramped as solid as possible. It makes all lhc  difference. A silo will stive the hay-crop in a wet  season.   Clover needs to bc put up in a silo wet.  Do not pasture the clover-fields closely late this  fall.   Leave some winter protection.  Autumn grass pasture is often poor material  for milk production, being woody and unpalatable. Feed some hay or silage and grain. Do not  let the cows go down now in milk yield. Keep the  calves growing right along.  As a substitute for skim-milk, thc Provincial  Agricultural Journal suggests a mixture of hot  water*-; linsccd-oil meal 4 parts, wheat-germ meal  5 parts, and dried yeast 1 part. This mixture is  said lo give good results. Another good mixture  is oil-meal 4 parts and bean-meal 5 parls, previously mixed wilh boiling waler and given as a  warm drink. The change is made gradually  after three weeks of whole-milk feeding.  Robt. Airth, Corporal  S. Allcorn  Edgar L. Bawtree  Henry Arnold Bogert  Victor Bogert  Albert Butler  .1. Irwin Beatty  Arden Bush  Elmer Black "   .:  George Buck ncl 1  John Brecdon  Fred Brecdon '-'      -,..*.,  Hugh Bowers  H. E. Blanchard  Rein Brown  Alt'. Castle *.   >  Charlie Castle  Robert Chadwick  E. H. Crawford, Lieutenant  A. V. Crossman, Lieutenant  Geo. Calder  E. .1. Corpe  Capt. R. B. M. Cameron  George Dysart  Gordon L. Duncan  Donald Dunwoodie  James Dickson, Lieutenant     ,  Cecil sWynn Dunford'  AV. H. Embrcy  A. V. Evans. Lieutenant  Leonard Funk ,,  Jack Funk  Sidney Green  J. Green   .  James Glenn, Lieutenant  , Kenneth Glen, Sergeant  B. Garrett  " Geo. Geight  Fred. Griffith  Robert Grasset  J. Hallmark  Colin Oliver Harvey, Lieutenant    ..  J..C. Ilenniker, Lieut.-Colonel  H. E. C. Harris  John M. Hatcher.  E. B. Huffman  H. Hilliard  Roy Hutchison  C. Houldsworth   "* ._  ��������������������������� Fred A. Johnson "~  Steven A. Knight  Percy La Roy  " Patrick K. Mowat ** ���������������������������   - ���������������������������"  James Jasper Mowat* ,  George Mason '   ,       V-*  B. Mack  Leslie W: Mackay; *" "-*        ;  -.Tames..!..Martyn  *���������������������������'.-..        ,       V  Albert Matthews ��������������������������� -,"        '  Robert-Murdoch *-  ' John David McMahon  Rov McLcod -j       .'-'���������������������������*..  C. F. Oland J      ',       ' '- -  J. E. Pacey  Cecil G. Piper,  L. Proctor  ���������������������������Harry A. Pmston '  L. B.'Plumbly, Lieutenant        7  James Pound  W. A. Russell  Killed in Action  Pte. Albert Matthews  Pte. John M. Hatcher  Pte. Rein Brown  Pie. Harry'Skyrme  Lieut. R. Bazeley  Ptc. IT. Ellis Long  Pte. John Groves  Pte. C. Houldsworth  Colin Oliver Harvey, Lieutenant  Rev. C. Reed, Chaplain  E. Rogers  Samuel \l. Roberts  Tom Robinson  Arthur Rootham  Harry Strickland  Kenneth Strickland  Charles Twigg  Robert Wood bouse  Elwin Wheeler  Thos. Wilkinson, Lieutenant  John White  John Warwick  Robt. Wilson  Cecil Walker  H. Ellis Young.  MABEL LAKE VALLEY  Capt. J. H. G. Baird  Capt.  Chas. H. Thompson  Capt. Wynne Jones  Capt. Godfrey Fowler  Lieut. Stanley Wilkinson  Corp. James Haynes  W. G. Allen       .        . ;  George Ferris  John Ashton .   *'  Joe Simard  Rudolph Simard  * Emil Peters  Fred. J. Kemp - ^ ���������������������������*  GRINDROD ���������������������������'��������������������������� <  s  Geo. D. McEwen. '.}'������������������������������������������������������  Gerald A. Neve  'Wm. Peacock'     .   *  P. Peacock ; ���������������������������   ���������������������������  G. R. Salt  Maurice Salt ..   !]  Fred Dysart ������������������������������������������������������' .'.  Ted Dysart  - Disney Poole  W.. Poole  - Harry Skyrme  George Archibald  Frank Russell  Frank Dondoneau   ���������������������������  Fred 4)ondoneau  ' Jeffrey Smiley  James Jamicson  Bernard Rosoman  ��������������������������� '  , MARA .  John Langdon, Major   ���������������������������  _v  Stanley Richardson, Lieutenant  Fred White,.Lieutenant. - ,- . ,  M.A. Bucknell,. Lieutenant. V  W. H. Ahier, Sergeant ,  " Harry." Coell, Lance Corporal* V'  . James .Oliver , :.y    -;'_.  ,-**, j ���������������������������**���������������������������'.,  "Richard Groves '     -V    '\ V.'. "*  John Groves   ��������������������������� - "V" V  ,.C..,"W. Paterson-, .', ".       V'  Walter Robinson  ;  ,V  -".Sergeant Ferguson.--.yV  -,'���������������������������;,--���������������������������'  Lieut. R. Bazeley,      .  A. O. Holland'  V        -*������������������������������������������������������'.-  Arthur Zcttergreen  Andrew Zcttergreen  -     /     V  Nels Zcttergreen ,   .   ,   ���������������������������'  Thos. W. Robinson,   ; /  James F. Massey '  .; Reported  Wounded  Sergt. Kenneth Glenn,    ,  Lieut. A. V. Evans  Capt. J. H. G. Baird  Prisoner of War  Lieut. A. F. Crossman  Pte. Fred Brecdon .    .  Invalided  Rev. C Reed  ..it i- ���������������������������  'i 'i* -  2  ���������������������������'���������������������������  *������������������_!  HOME SERVICE  Howard  Logan, Lieutenant  Wm. J.' Hatcher, Lieutenant  Ji.-H__Barnes, .Q.-M._ Sergeant.  Jas. C. English, Sergeant  Laurie Long  _James Baird  George" Warwick-"*   ***   ""^  THE GWENT WELSH SINGERS  These famous singers will appear at thc Enderby Opera House on Monday evening, Nov.  0th, under the auspices of the Patriotic Fund.  Farmers  I wish to announce that I have  purchased a Gasoline Power  Baling Press, and am open to  take orders for Hay Pressing  from now on.  ARTHUR TOMKINSON  Grindrod B. C.  PROFESSIONAL  ^C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  INSURANCE  Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  Choice cakes ancl cookies���������������������������Joe's THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, November 2,1910.  NO ALUM  V^aRE PLAINLY*7,.  PRINTED ON THE  ^WHITEST. ll<^  MKIP  klNS NO  A^  INJUN SUMMER  Yep, sonny, this i.s sure enough  Injun 'summer. Don'l know what  lhal i.s, T reckon, do you ?  Well, that's when all the homesick Injuns come back lo play. You  know, a long time ago, long afore  yer granddaddy was born even,  there used lo he heaps of Injun  around here���������������������������thousands���������������������������millions,  I reckon, far as that's concerned.  Rcg'lar sure 'niiogh Injuns���������������������������none o'  yer cigar store Injuns, not much.  They wuz all around here���������������������������right  where you're stand in.' Don'l be  skeered���������������������������hain't none around here  now, leastwise, no live ones. The.v  ben gone lhis many a year. They  all went away and died, so the.v  ain't no more left.  But every year, long about now,  Ihey all conic hack, leastways, their  .sperrils do. They're here now. You  can sec 'cm across the fields. Look  real hard. Sec that kind o' hazy,  misty look out yonder. Well,  them's Injuns���������������������������Injun spcrrits mar-  chin' along an' dancin' in the sunlight. Thill's what makes that kind  o'' haze that's everywhere���������������������������it's jest  Ihe sperrils of Ihe Injuns all come  back. They're all around us now.  See oil' yonder, see them tepees.  They kind .0' look like corn shocks  fro ni here, bul them's Injun tents,  sure as you're a fool high.   See 'cm  leaf gives way under some fat old  Injun ghost and comes lloalin'  down to the ground. See���������������������������here's  one now. See how red it is. Thai's  the war painl rubbed olf'n an Injun  ghosl, surc's you're horn.  Party soon, all Ihe Injuns'Jl go  marchin' away agin, hack to the  happy huntin' ground, but next  year you'll see.'em Iroopin' back���������������������������  th' sky jest hazy with 'em and their  cumpiircs smolderin' away jest like  they are now.���������������������������J. T. "McCutchcon,  in Chicago Tribune.  WHEAT PRICES SOARING  the   highest  I'or  according   to   a  Wheal'prices, in England are now  nearly a century,  cablegram to the  Vancouver Province from Windermere. At Canterbury, which i.s the  largest market for Southern England, and also for Cambridge and  Reading, seventy-six shillings a  quarter i.s being paid. Olher food  prices are soaring, loo. I;ish prices  on Saturday al Billingsgate were  three and threepence a pound for  soles, herrings were threepence  each, kippers fourpance a pair.  Potatoes are as high as ������������������M, an increase of -100 per cenl on pre-war  prices.  Lord Crawford, president of Ihe  Board of Agriculture, says: "It i.s  the stifl'esl proposition I have ever  been up against. The last harvosl  showed a serious decrease in the  area of wheal compared wilh 1015,.  I  am  afraid  that the  average  I will be lower lhan il was lasl  and  yieh  year." <>  Ollicial returns show lhat there is  an increase this yea' of 112,000  acres bare and fallow. I have no  doubt that this i.s due lo a labor  shortage, and it will take two or  three years lo rehearlcn Ihe land.  Lord Crawford urges farmers lo  sow more wheat, I'or even if peace  were declared next Easter, prices  would still bc remunerative next  August.  now  ���������������������������*>  Smell  llie   air":  Sure,  I  knowed  you  could.  lhal smoky sort 0' smell in    "        a'  Thai's the campfires  burnin' and their pipes a-goin'.  Lots o' people say it's jesl leaves  burnin', but il ain't. It's lhc camp-  fires, an' th' Injuns are hoppin'  round 'em t' heat old Harry.  You jesl.come out here tonight  when the moon i.s hangin' over the  hill oil' yonder an' the harvest fields  i.s all swimmin' in Ih' moonlight, an'  you can see the Injuns and the  tepees jest as plain as kin be. You  can, eh? I knowed you could after  a  little  while.  .lever notice how lhe leaves turn  red 'bout this time 0' lhe year?  That's jest another sign 0' redskins.  That's when an old Injun spcrrit  gets tired dancin' an' goes up an'  squats on a leaf t' rest. Why, I kin  hear 'em rustlin' an' whisperin' an'  creepin' round among the leaves all  the time; an' ever once in a while a  Turnbull's underclothing for children; all sizes. Buy early: combinations and two-piece. Al Speers'  Dr. Dent  -will-be4n^Enderby-  for two weeks; at  King Edward Hotel  Underwear  Don't allow thc cold weather to  catch you unprepared. Heavy  Underwear now may mean thc  saving of many days of sickness  and suH'cring. Come into our  Men's and Boys' Furnishings Department and lcl us fit you out  i'or the cold snap before it gels  here. You will never regret it.  We can give you quality and  prices lhal cannol be bcal.  Let us supply your Grocery  needs. Our stock is fresh  and the best brands.  Try a side of our Home-cured  _Bacon���������������������������fresh and delicious  Heating- Stoves  Cook Stoves  Ranges  Furnaces  -Your wants in the Hardware  line���������������������������we  can  supply  at the  lowesl prices.  FULTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd  MEN  When you think UNDERWEAR, think STANFIELD'S. We have it in  all weights and sizes, from the light weights in union and two-piece, lo  Ihe heaviest Black Label. There is none heller; il is guaranteed by lhe  maker.  See our new Eal I Suits al $20.00.     They   are   right   in   quality,  stvie and finish.  LADIES  We want you to try our FLAKE WHITE���������������������������a vegetable substitute for lard  which i.s cheaper and will do all lhat lard will do.  FIVE HOSE and ROYAL HOUSEHOLD FLOUR,  SHORTS,  BRAN, .MIDDLINGS, Etc.  CASH OR TRADE.  DILL BROS.  Gents' Furnishings  and Groceries  mm  Clearing Sale at  Prices that Sell  8-inch Plates (clover leaf), 75c dozen.  Other sizes at correspondingly low prices.  Covered Vegetable Dishes from 85c up.  Tea Pots from 20c up.  Flower Pots and Saucers, from 15c up.  Good Glass Tumblers, from 50c doz up.  Violins from $3.75 up.  Accordions from $2.90 up.  Sheet Music at 5c and lower.  Toys and Christmas Goods at cost.  All Fancy China at cost.  JV   _PDAW!7   Enderby Music Store  .L.CKA1N������������������_,      Enderby, B.C.  ������������������o 3nbegtorg  THOSE WHO,  FROM TIME TO TIME,  HAVE FUNDS REQUIRING  INVESTMENT,   MAY  PURCHASE AT  PAR  DOMINION OF CANADA DEBENTURE STOCK  IN SUMS OF $500 OR ANY MULTIPLE THEREOF.  Principal repayable 1st October, 1919.  Interest payable half-yearly, 1st April and 1st October by cheque (free  of exchange at any chartered Bank in Canada) at the rate of five per cent  per annum from the date of purchase.  Holders of this stock will have the privilege of surrendering at par and  accrued interest, as the equivalent of cash, in payment of any allotment  _made under any future war loan issue in Canada other than an issue of  Treasury Bills or otherlikTshort date security;         Proceeds of this stockare for war purposes only.  A commission of one-quarter of one per cent will be allowed to recognized bond'and stock brokers on allotments made in respect, of applications  for this stock which bear their stamp.  For application forms apply to the Deputy Minister of Finance, Ottawa.  DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE, OTTAWA,  OCTOBER 7th,  1916.  EXECUTOR'S NOTICE  /// lhc Mailer of Ihe Estate of Abram  Gunter, Deceased.  NOTICE is hereby given, lhal nil  persons having claims upon lhe  estate of the late Abram Gunter,  who died on lhe Mlh day of May,  l()l(i, are required lo send lo A. C.  Skaling, solicitor I'or the Executors,  Hichard John Coltarl and Thomas  Robert Sharpe, on or before the  20th day of November, A.I). 101 (}, a  full stalemcn; of Iheir claims and of  any securities held by Ihem, duly  verified, and lhat after that dale  Ihe Executors avi 11 proceed to distribute the assets of the Deceased  amongst Ihe parlies entitled thereof,  and having regard only to the  claims which have been duly filed  with him; and all debts due to the  said deceased are to he paid to the  undersigned.  Dated al Enderby, B.C., this 18th  dav of October, A.D. 1910.  A. 0. SKALING,  Solicitor for Executors.  MATERNITY NURSING.   Mrs.West,  Enderby. m4-tf  It is estimated in Ottawa that  more than $12,000,000 will he  added to the revenue receipts of  the Dominion during lhe monlh of  November. This amount will represent the proceeds of the war tax  on business profits  WAR SUMMARY  SECRET  SOCIETIES  R. E. WHEELER  W.M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40  Regular mefitings first  Thursday on or after thc  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 uttend.  W. G. PELL, C. C.  H. M. WALKER K. R. S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerU, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., address,  F. FRAVEL. Enderby  Since last week the French have  recaptured Fori Doumonl from the  Germans on Ihe Western front.  On the eastern front lhe Germans  have captured Chcrnovada and, have  driven the Russo-Roumanian forces  lo the mouth of thc Danube, where  at last reports there promised to be  a decisive battle.  On the Transylvanian front lhc  Roumanians are reported to be on  thc offensive in one sector while in  another the enemy was reported to  be within 50 miles of Bucharest.  LIQUOR ACT, 1910  (Section 42)  NOTICE js hereby given that, on  thc first day of December next, application will be made to the Superintendent of Provincial.Police for  renewal of lhe hotel licence to sell  liquor by retail in the hotel known  as the Bellevue Hotel, situate at  Sicamous, in the Province of British Columbia.  Daled this 12th day of October.  1916.  LEOPOLD II. CONGREVE,  Applicant.

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