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 fi:  i &  s'Y*  -_*������������������������������������������������������=-*������������������"���������������������������������������������-"������������������������������������������������������ n-**"  ������������������������������������������������������: v  t.  K-S       (S V  1  Enderby, B. C, December 14, 1916  AND      WALKER'S      WEEKLY  ���������������������������Vol. 9; No. 42;   Whole No. :462  "GOOD MORNING"  *  There is a suburban tOAvn in California, near Los Angeles, which has  Avon a Avarm spot in the heart of  hundreds of thousands of people  just because of one liltle characteristic���������������������������"Good morning." In that  little town .every citizen, whether  he be, the millionaire land OAvner,  or she the leader of socicly; the  Avorking man or the working woman; the shop girl or the tossel-  ', headed urchin playing on the street  ���������������������������each and all, regardless of social  standing, creed or color���������������������������greets  you with a pleasant salutation���������������������������  "Good Morning!" "Good Day!" or  "Good Evening!"���������������������������as the case may  be���������������������������,-to stranger, friend and foe or  no. Thc custom started Avith the  town. It greAv into being with the  tOAvn. . It became characteristic of  thc loAvn, and as it became infectious tourists and-visitors from the  ' city and neighboring toAvns used to  Hock" to the "little town of "Good  -' Morning" just'to get'a. taste of the  .>real. spirit "bL goodh.cartcdncss._v_t  *. grows,', i {'���������������������������spreads,-' it's 'worth "while!  |g|i������������������:ife^ NEWS  ��������������������������� t ^ ^ -j - ** * .  ���������������������������***���������������������������'_ -���������������������������_.-,'tyi  ,'������������������������������������������������������������������������'  \mi.  'pulgcK-spent.t several  " Vdaysiri';K'c'ldAvnaJla'st.Ave'ek, on busi-  ,    .    *Xi  ,ness..  ���������������������������,.,  ''���������������������������-Mrs/ E. -J. White, of Armstrong,;  is'"-visiting. Enderby-yfiyends   this  week.:        .     . **  The.name of Pte. EmieLPeters,  Enderby, was on the casualty list of  wounded, Monday. *  ��������������������������� -Si. George's Church, 3rd Sunday  in Advent: Holy Communion, 8 a.  m.; Matins, 11 a.m.;-Evensong, 7.30  p.m.  A meeting for the organization  of a League of Women Voters is to  be held in K. of P. Hall on Saturday,  Dec. 30th, at 1.30 p.m.  Rev. R. W. Lee of Armstrong will  occupy the pulpit of the Methodist  Church in Enderby next Sunday,  Dec. 17th, at 7.30 p.m.  Mrs. Wn___._D.__ j\IacKe nzi c,_^o f_=Vex_  "lion, spent last, week with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Stroulger,  returning to her home on Friday.  .1. R. Greenfield, thc well-known  postoffice inspector, and for -A3  ycars in thc service, died suddenly  of heart failure this week in Vancouver.  Never mind, old man.   Even the  -worst  pessimist   docs   not  believe  lhal woman can do as much harm  with the ballot as she once did Avith  the apple.  A.meeting of thc Enderby Tennis  Club Avill be held at llie Bank of  Montreal on Friday at 5 p.m. for  thc purpose of passing Ihe accounts  and winding up the season's Avork.  If you arc nol enthusiastic about  your toAvn- you- can't expeel others  lo bc. If you have no enthusiasm,  and no ambition to make lhe commimily go ahead, don't interfere  with those avIio are trying to do  their pari to make advancement.  Mr. and Mrs. Gus Schultz enjoyed a visit last week from a  brother and sister, Mr. Fred and  Mrs. J. Schultz, of Alberta, who fully appreciated the excellence of our  Okanagan climate, but clung to the  prairie as a place to farm. Mr.  Schullz harvested something over  4,000 bushels of wheat this year,  besides oats and other grain, ancl  sold his Avheat at $1.70 per bushel.  Tickets for the cake to be rallied  for lhc Prisoners of War Fund, displayed in the AvindoAV of Teccc &  Soi$ Avenl quickly, and Thc ladies  are now putting on another cake to  bc drawn for on Wednesday thc  20th, the proceeds to go to-the Patriotic Fund. '  To- tell a ncAvspapcrman whose  opinion you do not share and  whose criticism you don't like, lo  "stop my paper" and go where they  don't burn coal, is about thc rudest  crudest Avay of disposing of him.  It is at once a sign of ignorance  and arrogance.  A meeting of the Board of Trade  AyiJl be held in the City Hall Friday  evening, Dec. loth, at Avhich the  committee will report va constitution drafted for the approval of the  board. Other business requiring  the earnest thought of all Avill come  up, and all interested are earnestly  invited to attend.  The Presbyterian Church was  crowded last Wednesday evening to  Lear the Rev. C. Reed give an account of some of his experiences at  the front as chaplain. He Avas particularly interesting in his "description of'what,lie had seen "and experienced iii the ."hospital work, he  had been called; upon -to. perform,  and>the/Avhole, trend, of .his lecture  pointed,to ^the .breaking away from  . bldVjd^cas^ and (; IheJ^dawni rigrpfVa  lariJcV'andibettci'i day..", ���������������������������" ,"*. ,-���������������������������,.' 7''. S  " -_t_ is considered-of: so. great .im-r  porta lice, as to be cabled-from London throughout .the British' Empire  that "Col. Lockwood,"chairman of  lhe kitchen committee of thc House  of Commons, states that the King  and lhc Royal Household have for  some time past had two meatless  days weekly." Bless us! There arc  thousands upon thousands of people of wealth and influence, and  sonic of the Avorld's best thinkers  and Avorkcrs, Avho haven't eaten a  morsel of meat in years���������������������������and feel  the better for it.  Mr. Fred. Williams, inland revenue collector, was in Enderby the  past week. While here he received  word from Kettle Falls, Wash., that  his-sistcrVMrs.^Etehl'-Gurrier^Avho-  PATRIOTIC  FUND  MEETING  roses  and   carnations.     She  Avore  ���������������������������;��������������������������� I black fox furs, gift of the groom.  The public meeting, in the in- After lhe bridal supper was eaten  tercsl of lhc Patriotic Fund, held, the happy couple left by thc evein the City Hall last Friday evening , n_ng _n}_��������������������������� for t__e coast for a lour  was scantily attended. President ; of |jie' Sound cities, Avherc their  Winler gave a brief summary of the honeymoon wi 11 be spent before  past year's business, showing some-,j _.,___ng up lheir home in Vancouver,  thing over $1,000 collected and for- wj,crc __le groon_ jias j,ccn COnnec-  warded lo the Provincial head-: te(| wilh the Royal Bank for scv-  oilicc at Victoria., This was $200 | eral years. Their many warm  more than the amount asked from '-friends of Enderby extend to Ihem  Enderby last year, bul this year tbe | every good wish i'or happiness and  amount required from the dislrict | prosperity throughout their mar-  has been placed at $2,500. While j rjcd life.  ?the local branch had no reason to  DEFINITE PEACE PROPOSAL  feel it has shirked its duty," he felt  that special efforts, would have to  be made this year in order to reach  the mark set for Enderby by the  head-oflice. "  ll Avas shoAvn by Mr. Gibbs, treasurer, that some $2,500 per year Avas  being receh'ed from thc Fund by  dependents of Endcrhy .men at.the  front.-. Tliis amount covered only,  12; beneficiaries,  and  this number  "JOE" GOING OUT OF BUSINESS  When lhc ladies of an adjoining  tOAvn opened a tea room in aid of  the'Red Cross Fund, the local caterer who was paying a license .to  run a tea room and refreshment  parlor went to them and told them,  in effect, lhal as the business in that,  line,was not large enough for.Iwo  he Avon Id close his door,aiid let. the  Red'.Cross  have  the, business,-"or.  was sure" .to .be largeljr incrca_sqd ^hey^shoul dolose Their dboiVa'nd let  this; year .irom: the ranks^oL Jhe i^WcUh^business. -.Thc-'laa&s  large number oi Enderby'-mciv now ' ~  al the", front'or onithe way. _ _/--   V  _. TtAvas pointed out Ihatiriumcrousj.  criticisms:- had/been >heard\' blVthe,  m "Js^^z. 1  had been visiting Mrs. Hugh Munro  of that place, was in a dying condition, and he left at once for Penticton, going thence by auto to bc with  her. Mr. Williams is an old New  Denver boy and has many warm  friends in Enderby, Avho Avill regret  lo learn of Mrs. Carrie's serious ill_-  ness,- she, too, being an early resident of theSlocan Lake metropolis.  Really, did you ever slop to consider Iioav wc struggle and fuss and  fume about in our efforts to raise  money for this fund or that fund or  the other fund, and, when all has  been said and done, Avouldn't we all  be much better off if avc cut oul  about a dozen of Ihem and sanely  confined our efforts to just one  fund of local helpfulness and good-  fellowship? At least one-half the  "funds" which are raised arc raised  in competition to the other lialf and  to offset the other half's Avork. It is  like a Qhild. having too many toys  for his or her own comfort or the  comfort of anybody else.  CANDIES'AT REDUCED PRICES  I have a large stock of fresh Ga-  nong's chocolates Avhich I would  like to sell by Christmas. All arc  fresh and of the best. Regular G5c  pound boxes are going at 50c.   Joe.  A hard times ball is to be held on  Thursday evening, Dec. 28th, in aid  of the Hospital Fund.  Let us supply your Xmas cake. Joe.  manner in which the-rundywas be  ing'- administered, many of "..which  Aveht "tp, show .that'those doing the  criticising- Avere hot-familiar Avith  the work, either of the local branch  or thc general office. Each monlh  reports have to be made on" every  case where aid is given, and upon  these reports of the local officers;  individual cheques are issued to  the beneficiaries, through the local  treasurer. r The- funds'collected by  each local is sent, direct to the  Provincial head-oflice. Certain de-.  ductions are made in thc allowance  to each individual, and the whole  amount that any one beneficiary  can receive from thc Fund and by  the regular army allowance is $<I0  per month, independent, of course^  of-=-any���������������������������assi'gnment^mlKlc~IJy~Tlic  husband or son ser'ving al the front.  No allowance whatever i.s made by  the Patriotic Fund to dependents of  officers in the service, Avhosc regular alloAvancc is considered sufli-  cienl for all practical needs of the  family.  The officers Avho have served so  efficiently the'pasl year were unanimously reelected: President, Mr.  Winter; secretary, Mr.. Ryan; treasurer, Mr. Gibbs. The names of Rev.  Mr. Curry and Mr. Dow, Mr.Forster,  Mr. B.J. Turner and Mr. J. Dale,  Hupel, were added lo thc list as  canvassers for the district, and il  Avas decided also lo leave subscription lists at.A. Beeves' aiid lhe Press  oflice.  saw the. pdinl.-and Avisely-.directed.  \thcir efforts'in .other, channels .and  rniade. money^'fqVThc^Red.;,.Cross  ij-Eu n d^'i ftio ^  ularly established -business"of the  :toAvn. -. '"7 ������������������������������������������������������ . '** ,...- , '���������������������������, "._  -A' similar*position was taken in  Enderby some months" ago; but the  local ladies-could/not see their way  clear to give up the lea rooms lo enable the local baker and  refresh-  jment parlor-to make a living. "Joe"  avi'II close his bakery and tea rooms  with the end of December.  Mr. and Mrs. Docrllingcr Avill go  lo lhcir home in Mara for the Avin-  ler. "Joe"'is an Al baker and  caterer, and during the several  years"he has been in business in  Enderby he and' Mrs. Doerflinger  have Avon a large circle of friends  who Avill Avish them every success  in any iicav field they may. enter.   Berlin,     Dec.     12. ��������������������������� Chancellor"  von- Bethmanii-HollAvag,  today  anr  nounced to lhe Reichstag that Ger-,  many/together with her allies, con-  scipusiVof  their  responsibility  before God, before their oavii nations  and before humanity, had proposed  to flic hostile poAvers to enter into  peace negotiations.   Thc text of the'-  note addressed to thc hostile ^governments by Germany is given' be-  low.S  "The most terrific Avar ever.experienced in history has been rag-,  ing for the las! two years and a half  over a large part of the Avorld���������������������������a  catastrophe which thousands ol/  years of common civilization Avere _  unable to prevent, and which"'in- .  jures the most precious achieve- ���������������������������  ments of humanity. Our aims tire .  not.to shatter nor annihilate our adversaries, in spile of our conscious-'/''  ness of our military and economic V  strength and our readiness' to 'con'-%--4  Tihuc " the.Vvarv-'t(which*, has been V  forced uponjius^iiritil.-the bitterm'endi������������������^-urftW  if r'necessarv...- Af: lher���������������������������sam"e/-tim"e",-i'i^,:Ai|  prom pled sby--- the-- desire lo:7a\oid%^stY'7M  ;further'bloodshed-:ahd niake_an\eh,d'0.ij,^i'"j^l  to'-the "atricities' of ;war';3"theyfdur"^MV>^i|  allied   powers    pr6p6se-_tb^'-jahterfp^^SiSr  "*% *^l  ������������������  'tv^'-i'tf"  LOGAN-MOHR NUPTIALS  A. pretty but quiet Avcdding look-  place on Tuesday afternoon al the  home of the bride's mother,-Avhen  Miss Ella Marion Mohr, youngest  daughter of the late J. A. and-Mrs.  Mohr, Thirlstane Farm, near Enderby, Avas given in marricge lo  Mr. John Wm. Logan, eldest son of  Rev. Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Logan, of  Westminster Hall, Vancouver, the  Re\'. J. A. Dow of St. Andrews  Church officiating. The bride Avas  given aAvay by her molhcr.  She Avas charmingly altired in a  simple travelling suit of navy blue,  Avilh coat opening over a blouse of  ivory crepe de chine, Avilh small  hat touched with apricot, and carried   a  shoAver  bouquet  of  while  RED CROSS MARKET STALL  Thc last Market Slall of the season held by Ihe Bed Cross netted  $20.55. The, folloAving contributed :  Mrs. J. I-'. Moore, Mrs. MoAvat, Mrs.  Dougal, Mrs. Byrnes, Mrs. Gaylord,  Mrs. McPherson, Mrs. Strickland,  Mrs. Turner., Mrs. Tom Robinson,  Mrs. Burnham,'Mrs. E. Dill, Airs. B.  Wilson, Mrs. Attenborough, M.\s.  IladoAv, .Mrs. Pound, Mrs. E. Mack,  Mrs. Paradis, Mrs. G. Folkard, Mrs.  McK'cc, Mrs. Stevens, Mrs. Ryan,  Mrs. Williams, Mrs. Nichol, Mrs.  Carefoot, Mrs. Scotl, Mrs. Beeves,  Mrs. Winter, Mrs. E. B. Johnston,  Mrs. Leighton, Mrs. Murdoch, Mrs.  English, Mrs. Pearson, Mrs. Fulton,  Mrs. Miller, Mrs. R. Blackburn, Mrs.  Wheeler, Mrs. Forster, Miss Rosoman, Miss Gibbs, A. Teccc.  THE SORROW OF IT ALL  Bert Schubert's last leller lo his  molhcr, written only a day or tAvo  before he Avas killed in the trenches  in France, contained this paragraph, which is more significant  than volumes of balderdash Avritlcn  from lhe cushioned chairs of the  publicity department:  "Fritz i.s laking a healing here,  bul the cost in life to us is terrible.  So far I am feeling very well, bul f  am hungry. I did not want lo ask  vou lo send mc anything lo eat because I thought the grub Avould get  better after avc got settled here in  France, but it is gelling worse all  the lime. I do not. Avant fancy  things bul jusl plain food, Avhich  we have never had enough of al  anv lime since we came to France."  :>-r-m  .,jZ-;f-X  V3?  V rr.  S, *  -' * *k  ;&*C  v>l  TorthAVith;-into peace 'negotiati6nsv.yr...vj;;-v^.������������������i  <*,"Thc.Vproposilions  .Ayhicli*.*"lHey^v^^^gl  biingTorAvardJfor-suchfriegotiatidhs^^^^g  and^5y������������������h i chub aye^ f o n.^.th ei r *:ob*|ecL<a -^:^^$%  guariintee^of the.* cxistenccT'of-theV, -V"''"'"  honor and liberty of evolution .foiV-y;-  their^nations',... are;-, accJordingyto:V:y;  their >finh/.belief,' an   appropriate"/.;,.;  basis-j for.' the; establishment' of', a V. -,  fasting peace. *     -"-        -",: V'" v VV -"���������������������������--,  "The four- allied powers have been -S 7-  obliged lo take up arms lo defend   -:S  jusfice"arid-the liberty' of national VV','  evolution.    Thc glorious  deeds, of, - .l,  our armies have, in no Avay altered  their .-purpose-    We always  maintained thc firm belief that our oavii  righls  and  justified" claims  in-no    *'  Avay control the righls of these nations.. '  "The spiritual and material progress which Avere lhe pride of Eur- /  ope at the beginning of the twen-   -  tielh' century are threatened Avilh ..  ruin, and Germany and her allies,"  Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria and Turkey,  gave   proof  of  their   uncon-  .qucrable���������������������������slrcnglhHn���������������������������Ih is"st niggle  They  gained   against  gigantic  advantages over adversaries" superior  in number and Avar, material.   Our  lines stand unshaken against ever-  repeated attempts made by enemy  armies.  "The last attack in thc Balkans  has been rapidly and victoriously  overcome. The most recent events  have" demonstrated lhal further  continuance of the war Avill not rc-_  suit in breaking Ihe resistance of  our forces, and lhe avIioIc situation  with regard lo our troops justifies  our expectation of further successes. If, in spile of this offer of  peace and reconciliation, the struggle should go on, the four allied  powers arc resolved to continue to  a victorious end, bul they disclaim  rcsponsibilily for this before humanity and history."  Will We Meel Him Half Way?  Washington, Dec. 12.���������������������������Advices  from Berlin lo the German embassy  indicate lhat Germany's peace  terms in general measure propose  lhe" restoration of the status quo  before the war wilh lhe exception  of lhe establishment of independent kingdoms of Poland and  Lithuania. They are understood to  propose the complete restoration of  Ihe occupied portions of Belgium  and France in return for Germany's  captured colonies, and to dispose  of the Balgan situation, because of  ils extremely complicated nature,  in the peace conference.  The Deulchland submarine merchantman, .completed her second  return voyage to Germany from the  American shore in 10 days.  Choice enkes nnd cookies:���������������������������Joe's ' w  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, December 14, 1916  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND V/ALKER'S WEEKLY  H.   M.   WAI.KKR  Published every  Thursday at    Enderby.   13. C. at  $2   per  year,   by   the  Walker   Press.  Advertising Rates:   Transient,  50c an inch first insertion,  25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising, SI an inch per month.  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 1916  SAVE YOUR SEED  Mr. F. Hassard knows the seed condilions of  l)io Valley about as well as any man can. lie is  con versa nl wilh lhc general grain condilions ol*  lhe counlry as well. And his warning al this  lime should nol bc ignored. Hc says lhere are  many small growers of grain, avIio have only a  lew tontl. or even less, oi' wliat.be says is lhc besl  seed Avhcat in lhc land���������������������������wheal grown on virgin  soil���������������������������and lhcy arc feeding il lo lhc chickens or lhc  hogs. This, hc believes, should be checked a I  once. He thinks llie Government ought to put a  seed inspector in the Valley lo take an inventory  of the stock of seed Avhcat lo bc found hen:. The  good wheat should bc bought from the fanners  or an exchange made with them, giving them feed  wheal lor Ihe seed wheal now being led aAvay.  Mr. Hassard believes there Avill bc lillle or no  seed wheal grown in lhc Valley next season. He  says, while il is yel loo early to make the definite  statement, there is every indication thai lhc fall  sown Avheal will nol come up, OAving to thc long  dry spell TolloAving sowing. He knows of only a  few acres ol* fall wheal which made any start before lhe snow came. Hundreds of acres were pul  in, bul there was nol thc first sign of groAvlh up lo  the coming of llie siioav.  offensive against the Allied armies a I Salonica.  Bolh these reports point to the culmination of  the greatest Germanic plan conceived since the  war began. II", as Petrograd points out, the enemy  fails to establish himself on the Black Sea, he Avill  have no base there. But is it reasonable to suppose  the Teutons will neglect this important part of tlie  general plan? And the danger lo lhc troops at  Salonica, now that* Rumania has been cut in two,  is only lhal predicted by Ash mead Bartlelt in lhe  London Times when the troops first occupied that  point. Hc pointed out in November lasl that any  advance of lhe Allied armies from Salonica Avould  imperil lhcir long line of communications Avhich  would bc threatened on cither side by a hostile  population.  II* lhc Allies can break the hold of the enemy on  Rumania, and especially Dobrudja, Ihey Avill put  an end to his game in lhc Balkans. Bul Russia  and her allies are placed in a dilliciill position.  If, wilh Rumania prepared up lo the hilt, and, in  concert with Russia and lhc Allied command,  choosing her own lime and place lo gel inlo lhc  war, lhcy still Avere unable lo keep thc opposing  forces out of lhcir country, by Avhal method of  reasoning or warfare do they hope to throw these  orccs oul after lhcy have established themselves  there? It would be a glorious day for thc Allies  if lhcy could retake Rumania and break through  liic enemy lines so as lo reach the railway running  to Constantinople. Thc line across Rumania closes  Ihe door to the Easl . The Allies, al Salonica, arc  sitting on. the keyhole. Silling on lhe keyhole,  however, will not open the door. This Avill be  the next great move. Success here i'or thc Allies  will mean final victory. Defeat at Salonica for  the Allies would mean the realization of lhe  Central Powers' fondest dream.  FARMER FEELS HE'S VICTIM OF MONOPOLY  Local farmers Avho have sold beef callle this  season declare lhcy" have received less I'or their  callle lhan ever before. At the same lime lhc retail price of beet" al lhe butcher shops is much  higher than.ever before. To be exact," thc farmer  is'offered 9 cents or 9 1-2 on the hoof, Avhile the  price of beef on the block is from 22c to 28c. It  is difficult for thc man having beef callle for sale  lo find a market. There arc various buyers in  thc field, but all seem to bc buying for the same  firm���������������������������P. Burns & Co. One local rancher recently  refused lo sell his beef steers at the only price  quoted locally, and lhoughl.be would lake bis  callle to Vancouver. Hc did so, wilh' the result  lhat at Vancouver hc had to scllto the same firm  lie should have sold lo here, and received a much  less price than hc was offered locally, and had io  pay thc freight in addition. He found the experiment very costly.  In pasl years!, the same beef steers Avhich are  bringing $45 and $50 Avould have sold for $65 and  $75. And yel, the retail price of beef on thc block  has adA-anccd from 5c lo 10c per pound, according lo choice of cuts. This condition, avc understand, prevails throughout British Columbia. If  Ihe Governmenl desires a case in point, here is  one Avhich many farmers Avould like lo sec made  clear.  Are you going to do any  .Building1 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. 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Write for it-NOW���������������������������it's FREE  AR   <sUI TRFRT   In/.   25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVE.  . D. OnUDLKI, inc. DcptCIWCHlCAGO,U.S.A.  -g-C������������������TH������������������MbUM:  RECRUITS WANTED!  BY THE 30th E3GIMENT OF BRITISH  COLUMBIA  HORSE  FOR HOME SERVICE  The rate of pay is 51.00 per day and 10c per day Field Allowance, also  a subsislancc allowance of 45c per day to the dependents of those  enlist ing. "-"*._  This is a splendid opportunity for anyone not medically fit for  Overseas Service, and wanting to do the'ir hit: Three squares, a.day,  good clothes and very little work. ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ' ,' . ^  For further particulars apply to Lieut. G. G. Warwick, AdjutariiV  30th B. C. Horse, Vernon, B.C. ��������������������������� ?V  'V***"7^"'--!  "Tliis" will" be i\ serious fffa Iter"liii  "slops  early  are laken lo conserve lhe seed wheat in the dislrict, now going inlo feed.  FREE TRADE LEAGUE OF CANADA  The Free Trade League ol" Canada, which was  organized in Winnipeg lasl spring, is preparing  for an active campaign. A series of public meelings has been arranged lo be held during lhe  winler throughout lhe Wesl. Thc following platform of immediate demands has been adopied:  1. Free trade wilh (jreal Britain by annual'reduction of al least 20 per cenl of existing customs  larill" so as lo ensure complete free trade wilh the  Mother Country wilhin five years.  2. Immediate legislation making effcclive the  reciprocilv agreement of 1SH.1 wilh lhe Uniled  Sinks.  'A. Abolition ol" customs duties on agricullural  implements, farm machinery and vehicles, coal,  lumber and cement, and all articles used in primary production, and all natural products.  -I. A general lowering of lhe customs Uirifl' on  lhe necessaries ol" life, so as to secure a measure  of relief from the present high cosl of living.  CLOSING THE DOOR TO THE EAST  Tbe capture of Bucharest, the capital of Rumania, together with the greater part of the agricultural districts and lhe coal and oil fields of lhal  counlry, means more to the Teuton cause than  appears on ils face, imporlanl as may be the question of food and coal and oil to lhe enemy. A  Petrograd report says the laking ol" Bucharest  will, nol be of greal importance to the enemy  forces, provided they do nol establish a base on  the Black Sea. Anolher report from London says  Ihe enemy is even now turning the Rumanian  viclorv into a means ol" enabling him lo lake the  MAKING CANADA'S RESOURCES KNOWN  Canadians,when lhcy go abroad invariably come  home wilh a higher appreciation of Canada. This  is partly due, no 'rioubl, to the real advantages  Canada oilers, but il" may also be attributed in  part to thc excellent representation of Canadian  things that has been made in foreign countries.  Tbe'Dominion Governmenl, for instance, has the  reputation..ol'__ showing collections .of...Canadian  .iroducls al Ihe leading international fairs, which  'for excellence of products exhibited and artistic  presentation are rarely equalled by any oilier  country.  The Canadian Pacific Railway also has carried  on a very important work in making Canada's resources known in olher lands and particularly  in Ihe neighboring republic. Nol only at such international events as the Panama-Pacific Expositions a year ago, but also in exhibits of a more  local nature, the C. P. B. has lost no opportunity  of representing Canadian resources in a manner  of which the citizens of this country may well be  proud. 1 landsome displays ol" Canada's resources  including minerals and fruits, but more particularly the products of lhe Western farms, arc  mai'nlained al a number of the chief centres  throughout the United Stales, and never fail to  excite" favorable comment.  One of lhe exhibits recently established is a I  lhe Bureau of Industry and Agriculture conducted  by the Chicago Herald on lhe second-floor of the  Ashland block, Chicago. Al lhis bureau are exhibits showing lhc resources of many of lhe  slates of lhc Uniled Slates and also of Canada.  Canadians visiting Chicago arc invited to call at  lhc bureau and make themselves known lo thc attendant in charge of lhe C. P. R. exhibit there. All  our readers having friends in the South who are  likely to visit Chicago during thc -winter can do  Iheir counlry a good turn by suggesting lhat these  friends lake advantage of their visit there losce  for themselves what Canada has lo offer. The  bureau is open every week-day and motion pic-  lures illustrating lhe different districts represented, are run' in a special feature hall. No  charge is made I'or admittance either lo the exhibit or lo lhe motion picture hall.  Sail will remove lea stains from delicate china  cups.  FRESH  FISH  EVERY   THURSDAY  GEO. R. SHARPE  WHOLESALE - RETAIL BUTCHER  E. J. Mack  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  it  < >  ENDER]3YrB7"C7  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commo-  x ��������������������������� dious Stabling for teams.  =. ������������������������������������������������������  Auto for Hire  < > Prompt attention to all customers  Land-seekers  and Tourists invited to give us a trial.  >^>^M><^M>^>^>^<M^>^^4^^4^^'.  USE  MADE-IN-CANADA  STEEL BARRELS  For your Gasoline or Coa I Oil instead o f Leaky Wooden Ones  43 Imp. Gal. Galvanized Barrel, $5.50  black  BARRELS AT  / fjf  LOWER '  PRICES  Write for  particulars to  THE SMART-TURNER MACHINE CO.  LIMITED  HAMILTON, CANADA.  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining righls of the Dominion in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and  Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the  Northwest Territories and a portion  of the Province of British Columbia,  may be leased for a term of twenty-  one years al an annual rental of $1  an acre. Not more than 2500 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be  made by the applicant in person to  lhe Agent of sub-Agent of the district in which rights applied for are  situated.  In surveyed territory the land  must be described by sections, or  legal sub-divisions of sections, and  in unsurveyed territory the tract  applJedH'or- shalHbe-^slaked^ouHjy^  the applicant himself.  Each application must bc accompanied by a fee of $5 which will bc  refunded if the righls applied for  are nol available, but not otherwise.  A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the  rale of live cents per ton.  The person operating thc mine  shall furnish the Agent with sworn  returns accounting for the full  quantity of merchantable coal  mined and pay Ihe royalty thereon.  If the coal mining righls are not  operated, such returns should be  furnished at least once a year.  The lease will include the coal  mining rights only, but thc lessee  may bc permilied to purchase "whatever available surface rights as may  be considered necessary for thc  working of the mine, at the rate of  ������������������10 an acre.  For full information application  should bc made to the Secretary of  the Department of thc Interior, Ottawa, or lo 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.  C. P. R. TIMETABLE  Are your  Butter Wraps  running low?  Better order some now  Southbound  10.45 lv.  11.18  11.34  11.49  12.15  13.03  13.25 ar  Sicamous  Mara  Grindrod  ENDERBY  Armstrong  A7crnon  Okanagan Ldg  Northbound  ar. 18.15  17.58  17.14  10.59  10.30  15.45  lv.15.30  H. "W. BRODIE        JNO BURNHAM  ii. P. A��������������������������� Vancouver   Agt., Enderby  . ���������������������������'.u  Choice cakes and cookies���������������������������Joe's 4  Thursday, December 14, 1916  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  A STORY IN FIGURES  Readers who follow thc war reports closely arc  at a loss now and then to understand how it is  lhal vast armies are moved about on thc chess  board of carnage as readily as if they were footballers in adjoining fields. We read of vast undertakings requiring half a million men here and  anolhcr half million there; we are told of Serbia,  Belgium, Rumania and Poland being overrun,  and wc, in thc West, so accustomed lo great distances, do not understand how it can bc accomplished so rapidly. A little thought and study,  however, will make it all very simple.  It is difficult for us to realize that all of Europe  engaged in thc Great War, if wc except Russia,  could bc dropped.into Canada and we would still  have 1,128,984 square miles of territory unoccupied. Russia embraces some eight million square  miles of territory, or nearly one-sixth of thc  earth's surface, and must bc left out of our calculations, but all thc other nations at war are  mere townships in area as compared wilh Canada.  Wc could, in fact, take England and Wales, Belgium, Serbia, Rumania, Italy, Poland, Bulgaria,  Albania and Montenegro and tuck them away in  our own little Province of British Columbia alone  and still have eight or ten thousand square miles  of territory left to bc occupied.   ,,  The total area of Canada is 3,745,574 square  miles,  and   that  of  British   Columbia  375,000  square miles, in round numbers. ^ The total area  of-the kingdoms and empires named here is 369,  '414 square miles, divided as follows  Sq. miles  England  and Wales.  58.324  Italv 110,000  Poland      49,000  Belgium    ;   11,000  Serbia    .*. 33,890  Bulgaria    '   37,000  Albania      15,000  Montenegro    : 3,600  Rumania  51,000  Population  36,000,000  37,000,000  9,500,000  6,000,000  3,000,000  5,000,000  1,000,000  250,000  7,000,000  309,414 104,750,000  It is worth remembering that, while British  , Columbia's 375,000 square miles of territory is  ' occupied by 380,000 population, or, roughly,.one  person'to the square mile, thc same area iri fighting Europe is occupied���������������������������or was occupied when  thc war started���������������������������by 104,750,000, something short  of 300 persons to thc square mile. Obviously  there is room for growth-in British Columbia.  As before stated, ^Canada's area is 3,745;000  - square miles, and her, population say seven. riiil-  ,r lions���������������������������two persons to the square mile. The total  l^qjarca of France, England and Wales, Germany,  ItSlSAustria-Hungar-y; Poland, Italy, Rumania, Serbia,  IMpJ-thaiiia minion square miles less than, the area of  l^fi'Ganatla., The following table givcs.Hhe area and  'ffs^.popul^tion of each of the countries riamed not included in the table*given above:   .  Sq. miles  Combined area and population ���������������������������'-'   ���������������������������  of countries listed above 3^.414  France    207,000  GermanV      208.800  Austria-Hungary    240,500  Greece     26,000  Turkey :...:. 1,565,000  Population  104,750,000  39,000,000  70,000,000  60,000,000  3,000,000  35,000,000  2,006,7,14 311,750,000  These figures and comparisons give onc a more  accurate idea of what thc war in Europe means.  It is not thc scattering of armies over vast territory, but rather thc stretching of fighting lines  across small countries, compactly built and thickly populated. For the most part thc fighting lines  are not far removed from cities and towns, and  even within the "rest" zone of the armies, there  must bc carried on thc usual agricultural opcra-  tions, manufacturing, etc. _Thc moyemen t. of .vast  numbers of men irom one point to another, and  even from onc empire to another, is like moving  from the interior of British Columbia to thc coast.  Thc fact that Canada alone covers more territory than thc combined area of all thc fighting  nations except Russia, ought to make us of  Canada form a new conception of thc importance  and magnitude of this Dominion of ours. '   PREMIER ASQUITH STEPS DOWN  Mr. Asqiiilh passed from the premiership of  England last week after a longer continuous  period in oflice than any of his predecessors since  thc great Reform Bill. He became premier in  April, 1908, and continued his arduous task  through the storms of peace and war for nearly  eight ycars and eight months. Lord Salisbury's  lasl premiership, from 1895 to 1902, extended  over seven years and a few days. Melbourne,  Palmcrston and Disraeli had. periods in ollice over  six ycars: Gladstone was I'onr times first minister  and held ollice on two occasions for more than  five ycars, but hc did not approach Mr. Asquith's  eight-year period. Before Reform Bill days, lhere  were long periods under onc premier. Lord  Liverpool, for instance, was continuously in ollice  1812 to 1827.  At sixty-four Mr .Asquith is still a youth as compared with British prime ministers of thc past.  Gladstone was in his eighty-third year when, for  thc fourth lime, hc assumed the office of premier.  Lord Palmcrston was seventy when he assumed  thc olTicc and was eighty-one,, when hc retired.  Disraeli, Campbcll-Banncrman and Lord Grey all  assumed the cares of state when well past Mr.  Asquith's present age.  Mr. David Lloyd George has been entrusted by  thc King to form a new government. It is said  thc first important step thc new premier will undertake will be thc settlement of the Irish question, it being reported from London that hc will  give Home Rule to Ireland along llie lines settled  upon by him some months ago and afterwards  repudiated by thc government. Hc wants to have  this settled before Christmas.'  LOGGING TOOLS  Boys' Sleds, Skates and Hockey Sticks  are now the seasonable goods in our line. We carry the best goods  and the largest stock. We are also plumbing and heating engineers  and can make anything to order in tin, copper or sheet iron. Send  your mail orders to���������������������������  FULTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd  HUGE PURCHASES FOR BRITAIN  During the past two ycars the Department of  Agriculture has purchased for the British authorities hay, oats and flour to thc value of nearly  fifty-two million dollars. Without agents or  commissions, quietly and unostentatiously, the  department, under the direction of Hon. Martin  Burrell, has made these enormous purchases and  has saved hundreds of thousands of dollars for  Great Britain and put millions in thc pockets of  the farmers of Canada.  The following is a summary of. the purchases  of hay, oats and flour to October.last past:  Tons'-"'-        Bushels < Bags   '  Hav    370,891    '    *     ���������������������������-V     ".   Oats    692,789  ,      40,752,320    ,   17,319;736  Flour 7:  202,3.74   ;     10,846,453 .     , 5,694,472  In sending these huge . supplies: overseas 339  , transports - were fully or partially loaded up to  October 1st.' For thc inland, movement of-the  baled hay, oats.and flour'it has required about  60,000 railway cars, or equal to. 1,500 trains of 40  cars each. In'thc purchase of these supplies there  has been expended to October 1, the sum of $51,-  362,282.  "THE GIRL HE COULDN'T BUY"  W. B. Sherman's production of "The Girl Hc  Couldn't Buy," which comes to the Enderby  Opera House next Wednesday evening, Dec. 20th,  will bring with it one of the best recommendations it could possibly secure. It has the approval  of thc audiences from every town in which it has  played. This company has played all thc towns  of thc Northwest, and is on its way to Vancouver  wherc it will play Christmas week. Thc play,  "Thc Girl He Couldn't Buy," owes its success to  the many novel scenes which arc introduced. The  spectator is kept between laughter and tears during the whole period thc play is in progress. It  cnja^lcayjng the audicncc__with thc.fecling.that;  they have witnessed something far above the  usual standard of theatrical entertainments.  Salt and water, warm, will stop chilblains  from itching.  Salt and water makes an excellent throat  gargle.   Tell your wife about it  ' The total population of the states  at war, the non-Arian elements of  Russia excepted, is roughly 373,-  000,000, of which 188,000,000 arc  women and 185,000,000 men.  In normal times Europe had an  excess of three million females, of  which number a third would bc  marriageable.  To this million of women who  in normal times could find no husband for the reason that nature,  while ensuring an excess in the  birth of males, permits more of  them to die in infancy, will be adr  ded at least eight millions whom  death on the battlefields or incapacitating wounds has also de-  privated of mates.  Europe, therefore is face lo face  with the question of how these nine  million women are to be cared for.  At the conclusion of the Thirty  Years' War, similar conditions prevailed. It was met in many Central European states by making polygamy legal. When the proportion  of males and females had been readjusted by the coming of later  generations these laws_ were repealed.  Several writers point out that it  will take two generations before  the equilibrium is re-established.  The tendency of men to marry women younger than they themselves  are is held responsible for this.  Usually the man marries a wo  man from three to five ycars his  junior, and sonic authorities fear  that greater choice, which the excess of women will give, will decidedly foster this inclination, so  that only thc girl who today is 12  to 13 years old can hope to bc thc  subject of competition among men  which her mother was.  Should flic war continue another  year or two and so cause the loss of  many young men who are now 15  to 16 ycars old the problem will be  much harder to meet. In that case  the excess of women over men  would be no less than eleven millions, so that for every man of  marriageable age, during thc next  ten years, there would be almost  two single women.  Anolhcr Trench Comfort Club  whist drive will be given in K. of P.  Hall on Friday evening, Dec. 15th.  Admission, 35c. Anyone wishing to  knit sox for this club can get yarn  at thc residence of Mrs. Mackay, on  George street.  Ladies' winler underwear and  cashmere hose for ladies and  children���������������������������at Speers'. Call early,  Your Christmas Cooking  A GOOD COOK KNOWS it is economy to use the best ingredients  in her Cakes, Puddings and Mince Meat, in fact everything.  WE HAVE THEM  RATSINS, CURRANTS, FIGS, DATES,    PEELS,    SPICES,    MARASCHINO CHERRIES, NUTS and ICINGS.   All fresh stock.  HAMS, BACOiWand SALT PORK, SALT HERRTNG, MACKEREL  and COD, now in stock. FLOUR and FEED.  DILL BROS.  Gents' Furnishings and Groceries  Our Xmas Groceries  are Fresh and Prices Low  RAISIN, SULTANA  MIXED PEEL  SHELLED ALMONDS  RAISINS, SEEDED  CURRANTS  MINCE -MEAT IN BULK     i  SHELLED, WALNUTS JAP ORANGES Will arrive any day  A good assortment of Mixed Nuts and Candy for Christmas Use.  WEEK-END SPECIAL: Apple Butter in Tumblers, at 15c  Cms Motto-"QUALITY AND SERVICE"  \ *  TEECE & SON,  'PHONE 48  BellBlock, Knderby;  December 20-22  VT PENTICTON  in Steward'* Ha  S. B. PENTY, Show Secretary, P.O. Box 184, Penticton  Greeting Cards  Nothing could be given that would be more appreciated  this Christmas season than a Private Greeting Card, conveying som^personal_w^d ^of^cheer_to_ your_friends-far,  away. "You will find our prices low and our selection and  workmanship the best.   Come in and see samples.  me Walker Press Office  SECRET SOCIETIES  R. E. WHEELER  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. -10  Rcifiilar meeting! fir������������������t  Thursday on or after the  full moon at 8 p. m. In Oddfellows Hnll. Visit inr  brethren cordially invited  W.J. LEMKE    '. Secretary  The NEVEH-FAIL will enable you  to cut out waste, smell, danger of  explosion from evaporation, and  keep clean. You can keep your  house���������������������������your hands���������������������������your clothes���������������������������  CLEAN all the time, and save, cat  or sell vour potatoes, apples and  onions, "instead of using them to  plug spouts with.  PRICE, ONLY $2.50  Enderby Hardware Co.  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35. K. of P.  Meets every Monday evening  in K. of P. Hnll.   Visitors cordially Invited to attend.  W. G. PELL. C. C.  H. M. WALKER K. R. S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hall suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  ���������������������������ntertalnments.    For rates, etc., address,  F. FRAVEL. Enderby  PROFESSIONAL  ^C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  INSURANCE  Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  The paper scarcity has become  so greal in France that the Paris  dailies have mutually concluded to  issue but four pages each on five  days of the week, and six pages on  the other days.  : - --vr;  _     _���������������������������'&*������������������&  t ������������������-���������������������������>.:���������������������������;.���������������������������_-jjtHI  v *y- ������������������������������������������������������*>-%'������������������si  ".-���������������������������'.��������������������������� i-J' --v:  '- *".-.. -*���������������������������*-*f-l  -v_l h'-.  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  NO ALUM  Expenditures���������������������������'  Canadian   explosives   ...$1,270.0(5  Powder on hand     143.00  Caps  on   hand          54.25  Fuse on hand       107.08 y.  Cemcnl-stock on hand  Cement      Poison  grain      Poison  grain  on   hand  Cemcnl sacks on hand  Cement sacks shipped  Fuse & caps returned.  10.43  287.57  2.08  10.23%  10.(12 y>  3.00  FARMERS'   INSTITUTE  MEETING  The annual meeting of lhe Northern Okanagan Farmers' Institute "is  lo be held in the M. M. & A. A. Hall,  at Mara, next Saturday aflernoon at  1.30 o'clock. Following is thc  financial statement of the secretary-  ;surer for the past year, which  shows a very favorable condition of  affairs for the Institute. Mr. Handcock writes the Press lhat he will  probably be present al the annual  meeting, but expects to leave for  lhc coast in a few  engineer corps.  ������������������1,913.60  Assets  Magazine    $ 40.02  Warehouse        01.58  Oflice supplies       10.47  Duplicator          7.7()  Ubrary     1S.33  Babcock tester       7.2!)  ("ups        27.00  Veterinary instruments  ....      9.10  Powder       15S.13  Fuse and caps      107.45  Cement          10.43  Cement sacks      10.37  Sundry accounts         5.8(1  Poison  grain          jj.ifl  Cash       404.40  Virility from the Norlh  There is something in a man of  the North that attracts and holds���������������������������  a virility that men of the milder localities   do   not   possess.     Garfield  Mohr drifted into  thc Press office  the other day.    He has spent several years in mining near Dawson,  and carries with him several nuggets of gold washed out of a claim  which he and his partner" are developing.     ���������������������������Carlicjd   is  a   pioneer  Enderby boy, and  he "came oul"  about six weeks ago lo spend lhc  winler and early spring months at  home with his molhcr and sisler on  Thirlstane Farm, on Glen Marv Mill.  Liabilities  Canadian  Fxplosives  . . .  Prize money crop comp  Sundrv accounts     $1,038.35  . .$ 304.33  ..     135.00  3.7*4  Excess assets over liabilics  443.07  595.28  Mr. Mohr says il was 27 below  when he left Dawson on the 22nd  of October. Last winter Ihcy experienced 72 below where hc was.  He says when il is cold as lhat you  can step out doors and blow your  breath before you and hear it crack  as il falls in ice al your feet.  Mr. Mohr owns a half interest in  a valuable gold claim which he believes will make a fortune for somebody.  TIME WE TRIED IT  Conditions in England after two  years and a half of war impresses  one  with   thc   tremendous   expen-  sivencss of talk.   As Max Eastman  in The Masses says: "In one respect  we are all alike.    We none of us  do anything.    So what is the use  pretending that Ave do?   Wc talk or  write about what ought to be done,  and then, 'we go home to diner.' It  may  look more  like  doing "something to write reformer's opinions'  lhan  lo  write  revolutionary opinions, but it really isn't   It is just as  easy.    The dillicull thing is to do  anything, and none of us has tried  lhal."  $1,038.35  days lo join the  Cash  Account  Expenditure���������������������������  Crop  competitions      Postage and slalionerv  . .  Exjien.se meelings  Printing      General  expenses      Freight,   library      Seeds      Bond     '.'.'.  Oflice supplies     Secretary,   salary      Cement     ,.,���������������������������.-,-,  Canadian explosives   1,273.05  Bal.  secretary's  salary   1915   -54.39  ) 13.15  11.32  2.00  4.25  1.52  1.10  245.01  5.00  2.75  97.90  350.  Cash on  hand  Receipts���������������������������  Crop" competitions  Stamps    '.-. ..  Poison grain ....  Government grant  .Membersip fees  . . ,  Seeds      Cement  $2,151.32  ..  4()4.4(i  ������������������2,615.78  .������������������ 101.50  . .07  .2.50  62.25  01.00  . 255.35  345.90  Powder    '.'.'.'.'.' 1,352.00  'use and caps    (lash from last vear  185.35  249.26  lecouni  ������������������2,615.78  WHAT ABOUT GREECE?  Things seem to be going from bad  lo worse in Greece.   Some days ago  it was inlimaled from London that  lhe Entente commander al Salonica  would take harsh measures and lhal  King   Constanline   would   probably  bc dethroned  and  M. Veni/elos be  put in charge of Ihe Greek government.    This was lo happen wilhin  a week.   According to the latest report from Greece, orders have been  given by Ihe Greek government for  lhe  mobilization  of lhe army, and  apparently all orders of the Entente  commanders are being disregarded.  King Tino  seems  to  have "braved  up"   considerable    since   Rumania  fell.  The Greek government seems to  have taken out of the hands", of the  Enlcr.le commanders thc 'censorship over cable dispatches; the  British and French marines have  been withdrawn lo the Piraceus  Island and the Venizelisl parly is  being relentlessly punished by Ihe  Royalists. This condition is having  an inevitable effect on" thc Serbian  campaign, as Ihe Allies cannol move  forward .with Ihe menace of the  Greek army behind Ihem.  With every  cash $10  purchase  from now  until New-  Years we  shall give a  box of Al  Apples  absolutely  free  Leave orders at the store for dry  Cord Wood.    Plenty of it.  W. J. Woods  A pioneer in journalism and advertising once said: "Patronize the  ndverlisier. He shows his failh in  his goods; he sells by the cheapest  route���������������������������the printer's ink way; lv  proves that he expects to sell upon  merit and not pull, for he is building tor the future and not alone for  Ihe immediate order."  Thursday, December 14, 19l6  CITY OF ENDERBY  Revision of Voters'List  Year 1917  NOTICE is hereby given that the  ���������������������������n ?ll\m$,������������������l 1he Coi"*t of Revision  will be held at the City Hall, Enderby,  on  Monday,  the  11 tho day  of  December, 1916, at'8 o'clock p.m.,  lor the purpose of revising and correcting the Voters' List of lhc City  oi Enderby and of "the extra-municipal portion of the School District  of   Enderby,  and hearing and  determining any   application   which  may then bc made to the said Court  to strike out the name of any person improperly placed thereon, or  lo place on such list the name of  any   person    improperly    omitted  therelrom.  .. ���������������������������Da!>n(!,al.the Ci,v Hi,,1> Enderbv,  this 30th  day of November,  1916.  Graham Rosoman,  City Clerk.  Some philosopher'tells us that a  sense of humor is more valuable lo  a busy woman than all the latest inventions for making housekeeping  easy.   4  Enderby Opera House  Wednesday, December  W. B. SHERMAN ,  Presents a play thai will bring tears to your eyes  smiles to your checks, throbs to your  heart, and will make you better  i'or having seen it.  Slock  Receipts���������������������������  Powder,  Wiry stock  Fuse      Gaps    ������������������������������������������������������H1  Powder purchased         GoO.OO  Vuse  and  caps            3.00 j inches  foment    -,      298.00 ' :���������������������������,,....,  Poison grain slock 4i ���������������������������-��������������������������� iiki.iu  Cemcnl sacks ....  .5 G09.G0  18*1. OS  180.8  The average male heart, says an  exchange, weighs from len lo  hvelve ounces, lis average size is  about five inches long, three and  one-half    inches    wide,,   and    two  EVERY WOMAN PAYS THE PRICE  No mother or daughter���������������������������especially  those who     ���������������������������  have to earn their livelihood���������������������������can afford to miss  this great play. ���������������������������Belter than "Within the Law"  ���������������������������Greater lhan"The Climax."  Prices $ 1.00 and  75c; Children 25c  . Scats on sale at Reeves' Drug Store.     .  This is not a moving picture,show  Prices that Sell  8-inch Plates (clover leaf), 75c dozen.  Other sizes at correspondingly low prices.  Covered Vegetable Dishes from 8^ 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.  lhe first theatrical performance a problem play of considerable  In visit knderby for some months merit, which has piaved all the  will be presented at the Opera, principal towns in the Northwest  ouse ncxl Wednesday evening, V,nl will play Vancouver Christmas  '><'<������������������������������������������������������ -Wlh. II will be a comedy-! week. It i.s presented bv W. H. Sher-  dr.-ima, 'The Cirl lie Couldn't Muv,"i man.  F   CRANF   Enderby Music Store  . !_,. V,_V_*_!__������������������,      Enderby, B.C.

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