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Array />  Enderby, B. C, February 8, 1917   ,  AND      WALKER'S      WEEKLY  Vol. 9;. No. 50;   Whole No. 450  News Notes of Enderby and District  Briefly Told for Busy Eiders  Mrs. A. E. West expects to leave  for Winnipeg next month, for thc  summer. 0  Alex. Beandettc left for Kamloops  on Friday wherc he will enter the  Old Man's Home.  Miss Marie Murdoch, who spent  the winter in Alberta, returned lo  her home Wednesday.  Mr. A. R. Rogers, of Minneapolis,  paid an official visit to thc Okanagan Saw Mills this week.  Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Anderson spent  thc past week-end on a visit to Mr.  and Mrs. Bradley, Chase.    -  Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Taylor left for  "' Vancouver on Monday, .where they  will reside for the present.  , Mr. J. Hill, of Winnipeg, who has  been visiting Mr. S. Teece for some  months, left on Monday for Vancouver.  ������������������������������������������������������   y Mrs. Wm: Mack, of \ ancor.ver his  spent the.past three weeks with Enderby friends and relative.* and will  return to the coast with her little  girl this week.  Rev. aiid Mrs. J.- A. Gretton and  son, arrived in Enderby the past  week from Pincher, Alta. Mr. Gretton takes charge of the St. George's  Parish, vacated by the Rev. C Reed.  Chas. Ashton, who was taken to  the Enderby Hospital a week or  more ago with inflammation of thc  lungs, is recovering nicely and will  be able to be about in a, short time.  II. H. Worthington sold a ten-acre  tract of his Canyon Road farm the  past week to 13. PI. Keating, who recently came ���������������������������into the district from  Saskatchewan. It is understood to  be Mr. Kcaling's intentions lo erect  a house on his properly at once.  Rev. White, superintendent of  Methodist Missions, and Rev. Vance,  "oFVernon,Tcliairmch 6fllielli slrict7  paid their annual visit to Enderby  this week in connection with their  church work. Rev. Curry has resigned the pastorate here to join the  forces for Overseas, and arrange  nicnls arc being made lo cover this  field from Armstrong.  The Dill rink representing Enderby at the bonspicl at Vernon this  week, and consisting of Ed. Dill,  skip; Ed. Mack, third; J. L. Ruttan,  second, and C. Fravel first, will this  morning play in thc Consolation  finals. Yesterday they won Burns'  cup, and last night at 10 o'clock  they were leading in the final for  the Kelly-Douglas cup by a score of  10 to 5 at.the end of the ninth end.  Rikimatsu Nakasakc, a Japanese,  employed at the* lumber camp, Trinity Valley, spent a day in Enderby  the past week and touched the bottle too freely. He left for the camp  late at night and was found on thc  trail within a few rods of the cabin  thc following morning frozen stiff.  The body was brought lo the undertaking rooms of A. McPherson,  from which burial, took place on  Saturday. '  Official statistics show that there  are 945 wives of Canadian ollicers,  148 adult next of kin, and 076 officers' children in the Old Counlry,  and the Canadian Government is  now facing the problem of how  these wives and children are to bc  brought across the ocean before the  ships are needed to return the soldiers.   The submarine blockade has  tied up the ships of all European  neutrals and every bottom available  will be required as long as the war  lasts lo carry food and munitions to  the Allies.  *  Papers of incorporation have been  received by the Enderby Hospital  Board, and a public meeting is to be  held this month for the purpose of  throwing open to membership thc  new organization. It is the desire  of the Board to enlist the hearty cooperation of all, and wilh Ihis object in view, everybody interested  in the hospital work will be gladly  welcomed at the meeting soon to be  held, the date of which "will be announced next week.  There was no picture show in the"  Opera House this week,- but The  Press is asked to announce that on  next Tuesday evening, the 13th,~one  of the best Triangle features yet put  on will bc shown. These Triangle  features have met wilh the unanimous approval of Enderby movie.patrons, and now tliat the-weather has  3   I   ' **  moderated considerably the 'attendance next week promises to be up  to the mark required to warrant the'  showing of films of this high' stan  dard.  BOARD OF TRADE MEETNG  TRENCH COMFORT CLUB  The following moneys from the  chain teas are acknowledged since  last week: Mrs. Forster, 50c; Mrs.  Nichol, 40c; Mrs. J. A. Miller, 40c,'  Mrs. J. W. Glen, ������������������1.20; Mrs. P. Gar-  rat, 50c; Mrs. Duncan, Sr..' $1; Mrs.  Jno. Folkard, 90c; Mrs. Lucas, 30c.  These teas will end this week.  The secretary desires to thank all  who have helped.   '  The club ladies arc packing boxes  f o r-=4h c=-boys=-f n^l h cM renc-h e.s-e.r-  clusively, on Thursday, 15th of this  month, and anyone wishing to donate small fruit cakes or tobacco,  cigarettes, gum, etc.. will please  leave at Mrs. Mackay's- before this  date.'Also, il is desired that all those  knitting socks will please have them  in by that date. Three-lb soda bis-  quit tins, empty Hour or 20-lb sugar  sacks will also be welcome.  RED CROSS FUND  Monthly .statement of Red Cross  tea rooms: Proceeds  ������������������37.90  Expenses    13.00  Donated to Patriotic Fund ..    5.00  The committee gratefully acknowledge donations' as follows:  Mrs. Strickland, sugar; Mrs. Forster,  butler; Mrs. Woods, tea; A Friend,  $6; Mrs. Reed, $3; Mrs. Brown, $2;  Mrs. Keith, 50c.  The following donations were received for the Prisoners of War  Fund: Miss Gibbs. .$11; Mrs. But-  chart,'$1.98; Sewing Club, per Mrs.  Hendrickson, $4.55; Mrs. Brown's  circle, $2; A Friend, 50c; tea rooms,  $29.97; Mrs. Winter. $2.  A well-attended ancl interesting  meeting of lhc Board of Trade was  held in the City Hall last Friday  evening, when il was decided lo endorse lhe Hope to Princeton pro-i  posed route for the inter-Provincial  highway, it being the opinion of the  meeting that if this road is to be  built io Kamloops, as proposed, it  would he of more advantage to the  Okanagan than any olher route suggested.  The matter of a local creamery  was discussed," and il was pointed  out thai the limited number of cows  in the district would at once put  the matter out of reason. Mr. Coltart explained that the creamery at  Armstrong was nott beginning to get  cream enough to operate at anywhere near its capacity, and it was  drawing from, the Armstrong and  Enderby-Mara district ' combined.  He failed lo see what-this district  could hope to gain by attempting to  start another plant. The cost 'would  be probably $4,000 and \yev should  be-no farther ahead after we had.it,  for it could not offer the farmer  any better "terms-than the creamery  now" running 'offers;1 anil" the "man"  who has the,cream to sell gets his  check, 'which is cashed at par in  Enderby the same as at Armstrong.  The farmer is going to spend his  money where he can get the most  for it, and cash coming into the  district from the outside is more  helpful than cash paid from onc lo  the other at home. He thought il  might possibly be of assistance if  the Board would take up the matter  express rales and endeavor to get a  belter rale for the local shippers of  cream. *  Afleiy some further discussion it  was decided to allow thc matter lo  stand until some future date.  The question of encouraging increased  production, of. held  truck  Okanagan Telephone Company Has  United Service Over the System  ( Manager G. H. Dobie, with President J. J. Jones, of'the Okanagan  Telephone. Company, together with  Mr. G. A. Hankey, who represents  many of the shareholders in the  company, recently made a trip  through the Valley to inspect the  propertyj)f the company and at thc  same time to look inlo the possibilities for a larger volume of business.  The Okanagan Telephone Company operates in Vernon, Lumby,  Armstrong, Fnderby, Salmon Arm,  Kelowna, Peachland, Summerland,  Naramata, Penticton, Oyama, Okanagan Centre, Mara, Grindrod, Sicamous, Alveston, Richlands anl West-  bank . II will be remembered that  some five or six years ago this com  pany came into the OkanaganVallcy  and boughLup,the. then existing individual, telephone companies oper-  ati ng between -Vernon aiid' Enderby,  and on Okanagan ,Lakc" between  Kelowna and Penticton. -The equipment of the old companies was of  pioneer type, with rates high, and  service-indifferent," with- short and  uncertain hours.'  When the new company took over  its lines in the Okanagan paralleled  by thc newly-constructed Dominion   -  Government  telephone' line.    This  encroachment   on    the   Okanagan ���������������������������  Telephone Company's toll business  by thc Government, Mr.Dobie states, ���������������������������  is  directly contrary  to'all  assiir- ���������������������������  ances  given "the  company'by  the  Government   when    the   Okanagan  Telephone Company took over the  old-individual lines and started to \  build the united one-service system'  ,  in the Valley.' He al that time took  the matter up with the Department  and was assured that il was not the .  policy of the Government to enter-afield   already  covered   by  existing  '  lines, but that the.Government lines  were run into territory not covered",.'  so that the.people of these "more or���������������������������yy  less   isolated' localities -could   befs  giyen telephone connection -with the'V  "systems' alreadyy'ihV existence"'and,"'  being-operated by private capital;' y-V-  JustywhaL is" back of the" move- ��������������������������� ;  ment o'f "the Government'telephone ;-  builders,. Mr. Dobie is,not -prepared.   ���������������������������  to say,-but he"-thinks-'Ihe Depart-,V  ment is mighty indifferent as to the  expenditure of the public moneys  y.y'  v-  ���������������������������- f      - ������������������i-  ���������������������������  ���������������������������>������������������  **yv *ytf  / <l.  ^       --j'-w/  J, " '**-/������������������������������������������������������  ��������������������������� t  the field, Manager Dobie at-oncc set when il will build a trunk line ih a"  to work to rebuild thc old lines and J district like this paralleling a com- -  extend new "< nes, until he now has'pictcd system which, thc Govcrn-  what might be termed a united sys- ment could tap into wherever it had  tern covering thc Okanagan Valley | occasion 'to,'and thereby could use  and Mainline pointy tributary there-j the uniled system covering thc dis-  to.   The service is uniformly good,;trict.   He argues fhalthis expendi-  Twcnty Years Hence  "Father, what did you.do.in the  Great War?"  /"I nursed you while your mother  was selling flags."  ' A home-made cardy sale will be  held in the store window of W. J.  Woods on Saturday, Feb. 17th, in  aid of thc Prisoners of War Fund.  brought out the fact lhat Mr. J. A.  Crane expects to be in thc field this  year to buy for outside parlies and  pay cash on delivery for all kinds  field produce. He will handle carloads or lesser amounts, and will bc  ready to take all lhal is offered and  pay the prevailing market price.  During lhe meeting thc constitution drawn up and submitted at a  previous meeting was ready and  finally passed.    Il is as follows:  The organization shall bc known  as the Board of Trade. . Ils object  shall be to advance the commercial,  social and general conditions of Enderby and district.  Regular meetings of the Board shall  be held on thc first Friday-in each  monlh; special meetings may be  called hy the executive, or on re-,  quesl of any live members who are  in good standing.  The annual meeting shall be held  each year on thc first Friday in  December.  The membership-fee shall be $1  per annum, payable on application  and thereafter at each annual meeting; any person*over 18 years of  age shall he eligible for membership  The officers shall he president,  vice-president and secretary-treasurer.  The executive committee shall  consist of thc officers, who shall attend to any necessary business of  the Board between meetings, subject to confirmation by the Board,  but shall nol have power to incur  any liabilities on behalf of the  Board.  Seven members shall form a  quorum at any regular or special  meeting, and eleven shall form a  quorum at thc annual meeting.  Whv nol take your Sunday dinner  at the King Edward?  wilh continuous hours at'the central  points, *and extra long hours, considering the amount of business,'at  other points. Manager Dobie states  lhat it is thc intention of the company to make the hours continuous  throughout the system' as soon as  possible. It is also the intention of  the company to build a line to Oro-  ville, Wash., lo hookup with  the  ture is so unnecessary and unreasonable, for by it the patrons of the"  Government line cannot bc given  the service they could gctj if the  Okanagan Telephone Co.'s lines had  been lapped into. The money expended by the Government in lhe  construction of these paralleling,  lines would have built lines to Ma-  bej Lake_aiuL_other_localities, \vhich_  Transcontinental Telephone System.! |iaVc been asking for 'phone service  When this is done it will be possible: f0r a number of ycars.     -  for Endcrhy to lalk to any city on |    Man.,fe,ei.   Dobic   slates  that  his  the Pacific Coast and as far east as | co   p n r a|ways h.,s i)CC11 prepared  i\e\\   lone. -��������������������������� | (o gjve t|ie Government lines con-  To bring this system up to Hs'nec,ion wMh thc existing system  present stale of cllcctiveness smcl, f|.om ,inv oul|viiig district served bv  service il has cost the company in lhc Government line and not bv the  round numbers just 8400,000, in . conipanv ,ines> ail(1 |1C s.,vs rrnnklv  equipment, buildings, etc. Manager; t|fal jf'it is-t|lc inlcntionof the  Dobie admits .1 is far'too big an out-; (Jovernmcnl ,0 p.ir.,||e| |he Okan-  lay ror the amount of prcsenl-day, .,���������������������������.,��������������������������� Ijl)(,s jt wm||(| ,)(J more ,ogica|  business, but in building thc system j ;U1(, ,oss (;ost|y fop fhc Government  the company had an eye to thc.fu-||0 ,|lk(J over ,hc cxislillg lincs ,|um  lure. II had faith in the Okanagan j tQ |nii|(, ncw onuS) for ,hc rcccil)ls  Valley, and, like many in other lines  of business, showed ils failh by  building ahead of present requirements. Perhaps no concern in thc  Valley has been harder hit by the  war conditions than the Okanagan  ���������������������������Telephone Company. The cost of  supplies necessary for maintenance  has doubled and Irebbled owing to  the demands of the war, and at the  same time the earnings of the lines  have diminished in almost equal.ratio. Thc balance sheet of lhe past  year shows Ihe cosl of operation  and maintenance was some $29,000  in excess of lhe earnings of the system. This in spile of the fact that  strict economy has been exercised  in every department compatible  with the high standard of service  the company has established. Bul  never a complaint has heen heard,  and no change in telephone rates  has been attempted.  In  Ihe face of these conditions,  Manager Dobie says lhe company isj  iq) against thc proposition of having i  of the Okanagan Telephone Co.  clearly indicate that there is not the  business offering to warrant the outlay. And thc Government telephone  line service cannol hope lo compare  with that provided by Ihe established system.  CANADIAN PA TRIOTIC FUND  The treasurer of the Canadian  Patriotic Fund acknowledges the  following contributions received  since publication of thc last list:  If. Cooke ...$2.50  Miss M. IL Gibbs ........... 24.00  G. E. Robinson    LOO  Mr. and Mrs. Leighton ...... 2.00  Miss S. Cooke  2.00  R.   Robert  2.00  Miss E. M. Forster  2.00  G. Kent   -... 2.00  Miss M. V. Beattie  2.50  S. Teece    2.50  Dr. If. W. Keith  5.00  Miss A. B. Faulkner V 2.00  J. Folkard   L00  A. C. Skaling  10.00  Mrs. A. A. Faulkner   LOO  $01.50 THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  Thursday, February & 1917  WthZArt  w  3feta  \  Man is a contrary  beast:  In all ages he has  insisted on going  through hell  to reach heaven  (fl  i,i,f  fivs  y. \#  AS  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  II.   M.   WAT.KKU   Published every  Thursday at   Endcrhy,  B.C. at  S2   per. year,   hy   the  Walker   Press.  Advertising Kates:   Transient,  50c an inch first insertion,  25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. $1 an inch per month.  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 1917  "IN UNION THERE IS STRENTGH"  Men seem lo believe this in theory, bul nol in  practice.   At least, if the theory is good, they will  not admit il in practice.   For ycars in lhc various  districts of lhe Okanagan Valley, and il* reports  are true, in oilier districts as well, our farmers  have struggled along each in competition in lhc  open market will) tlie other, and all thc while thc  fanners themselves have been thc sufferers.   Wc  have, it is true, various farmers' organizations:  Ihe  Farmers'   Institutes,   Poultry   Associations,  Farmers' Exchanges, etc.   Wc have organizations  enough, but no organization.   Onc single farmers'  association in which the farmers would really organize and work together would bc worlh more to  anytdislrict lhan all lhc various organizations wc  arc endeavoring lo work through.  True, the same mistake has been made and is  being perpetuated, in our churches and other social and business organizations, secret societies,  elc. Any one of them is as good as the other, and  none is better than its members make it, and, following up the argument, thc same people cannot  do as effective work through numerous organizations as they could do through one organization,  as each additional organization the individuaFaf  tempts lo work through makes demands upon his  lime and pockel which must lake from his individual elfectiveness and the effectiveness -of all.  Al Penticton a meeting was held last week of all  the various farmers' organizations, in an cll'ort lo  overcome the organization evil there, the purpose  being to combine all the organizations relating to  .agriculture, in one association. This, il should be  added- is the ultimate aim back'of the United  Farmers movemenl, which has become general  throughout Canada.  ARE WE TO HAVE NATIONALIZED FARMS ?  The British correspondent "Windermere" has  been responsible for some very funny stories  coming from London. He it was who pul forward the suggestion, some time ago, lhal Premier  Borden was about If) resign to lake a parlor position over in England, where, il was inferred, his  good looks would count for more than lhcy do in  Canada. "Windermere," it will be remembered,  early in lhe war, cabled lo us in Canada telling  how painful it was to know so much about whal  was going lo happen and nol to be able lo say anything about it. "Windermere" has, in general,  put some fanciful stories over on us in Canada,  and, though bc may not know il. it is a fact,  nevertheless, that very little attention is paid to  anything "Windermere" sends this way.  His latest story was lhat aboul lhc 200,000,000  farm which a number of English noblemen were  about to purchase in Canada, to be paid I'or by the  British Government in four years al the rale of  .$50,000,000 a year, it being stipulated that the en-  lire purchase 'price was to be pul back into thc  land by the Dominion Government as il was paid  over. This Imperial farm was lo pay oil* the entire  debt of Britain, contracted before and since the  war began.  This slorv is aboul the most fanciful "Winder  mere" has sent this way. The proposition is so  gigantic it is difficult for the ordinary mind to  grasp. But thc point is made clear that all of the  two billion dollars which is to bc paid for the land  must bc put pack inlo it by the Dominion'in the  way of improvements. In other words, thc seller  of the land must put into the land lhc entire purchase price and turn the 200,000,000 acres over lo  lhe tilled purchasers fully developed.  o'Windcrmcrc" docs not tell us lhat the Imperial Government will operate this gigantic system of farms in competition with the ordinary  individual farmer, but il is to be inferred that il  will, since farming land musl produce if it is lo  be made to pay, and it can only bc made to pay if  the produce of lhe land is sold in the regular way.  As before stated, the proposition at present is  entirely loo fanciful for the ordinary mind to get  hold of. Perhaps as wc hear more about it, it will  devclopc into something tangible.  SEVERING DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS  President Wilson has taken the only logical step  left for him in severing diplomatic relations with  Germany in the face of the new submarine campaign which the Teutons have determined to go  into. Sinking all ships, neutral as well as belligerent, wilhin thc submarine blockade zone, and  sinking them without warning, goes beyond all  previous understanding of warfare, and thc  Uniled States, aflcr months of diplomatic effort to  hold a middle position, could do noihing else but  sever relations, as a protest against such warfare.  Severing diplomatic relations may mean lhat  lhc United States will declare war on Germany,  though this does not necessarily follow. If war is  to be declared, it will bc declared within a few  days. But lhc probability is that war will not be  declared. When Count von Bernslorif was handed  his passports at Washington hc said hc expected  them and lhat his Government expected diplomatic relations would bc severed. This statement  may have two meanings. It may mean that Germany and her allies arc in desperate straits at  home owing to lhe British blockade and have  taken this means of bringing the neutral countries  inlo war against Ihem in lhe hope that in the  making of peace Germany will fare better than  shc would without Ihesc countries having a voice  in the peace terms, or it may mean that Germany and her allies feci so sure of their ground  and of The general strategic position, of their  armies that they can now all'ord to disregard the  wishes of the neutrals and make onc grand bid for  peace on their own terms by trying thc starvation  game on us as we have tried it on the Central  Powers, believing that lhe end justifies thc means.  The severing of diplomatic relations is another  step toward peace. President Wilson knew better  lhan anyone else could know how near his country was lo war when he penned his lasl appeal lo  the warring powers for peace. His words were not  those of a pedantic; hc knew his ground and had  the courage of his convictions. He knew what the  nexl step would be and hc wanted to avoid it���������������������������not  because he had any fear as to thc outcome, but because hc could foresee from whal had already  taken place whal such a slcp might mean to his  country, and hc wished lo avoid this ruination if  it were possible.  Thc nexl few weeks will undoubtedly bc history  making ones. They will be weeks that will bc  filled with momentous incidents in the great war  ���������������������������weeks lhal men have dreamed about experiencing but uever have experienced.  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  CullBoards V- >,} ��������������������������� ...  5.00      "      "  No. 2 Dimension, 2x4 and 2x6 ... ���������������������������"��������������������������� 13.00  No. 3 Cedar Bevel Siding 15.00  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  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  ancl can make anything to order in tin, copper or sheet iron. Send  your mail orders to���������������������������  FULTON HARDWARE; CO., Ltd  King Edward  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel,  P. H. MURPHY  Proprietor  Enderby  72S~/  m  .t :*tf  Safety First  Nothing is tnoroimportant to tho Pur  Shipper than doing business with an  Honest���������������������������Reliable���������������������������Responsible���������������������������Safe  1 Fur House. n  "Ship to Shubert1*  ' the largest house in the World dealing  exclusively in American Raw Furs,  where yon will nlwnya receive an Accurnto  and Liberal Assortment, tho HitrheBt Market  Prices and tho tisu.nl "Shitbart" Efficient.  Speedy, Courteous aarvlca. -  Write, for tho latest edition of "JEtjf  &l)Ubrrt fcljtprirr" containing valuable  Market information you muBt have. '-  AD    CUITDCDT   f 25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVE.  ��������������������������� IS. onUo&Kl, Inc. Dept.an,Chicago,u.s.a.  SOME THINGS TO LEARN FROM ANIMALS  Walt Whitman, once wrote: "I think I could  turn and live wilh animals, lhcy are so placid and  self-contained.* I sland and look at them long and  long- They do nol sweat and whine ahout their  condition. They do not lie awake in thc dark and  weep for Iheir sins. They do not make mc sick  deciding their duty.to God. Nol onc is dissatisfied,  not ont i.sVdCmented wilh live mania of owning  things. Not one kneels to another, or lo his kind  that lived a thousand ycars ago. Nol one is respectable or unhappy over lhe whole carlh."  Lei this he noted: Whitman merely wauled to  live wilh animals, he did nol desire lo become one.  He was not willing to forfeit knowledge; and a  part of thai knowledge was, that man has some  things yet lo learn from lhe brute. Much of man's  misery has come from his persistent questioning.  Not satisfied to let well enough alone, hc wants to  meddle with lhc machinery of his make-up. He  begins lo question himself about his physical well-  being, aikI soon discovers something wrong one  place or another. He takes something out of a  botllc to repair an imaginary ill and in doing so  creates a real onc. Not satisfied with his spiritual  condition running along on normal lines, he begins to ask questions, and discovers lhat thc soul  must have ils growing pains and its hours of darkness and repentance, otherwise hc will be condemned and sent into everlasting torment. Our  theologians have long encouraged the questioning  habit/ And, having asked thc question, they proceed to give an answer. But the answer fails to  satisfy. And it is ony when men go to work that  action removes the doubt that theory created and  could not solve. Thc rushing winds purify thc  air; only running waters arc pure; and thc holy  man���������������������������if there be such���������������������������is lhe onc who loses himself in persistent, useful cll'ort. By working for  all we secure thc best results for self, and when  we truly work for self, we work for all.  MY BANK ACCOUNT  My bank account Is very slim,  Sometimes  there   is  no  balance  lhere,  But lhere are shoes on little Jim  And ribbons gay in Sylvia's hair.  And   there's  a   smile   on   mother's  i   face  And happiness around the place,  And if lhe laughter only stays  The cash can go its several ways.  I pul my money into smiles  And cakes and sweets and little  gowns,  And dresses in thc latest styles  And any th ing to scatter frowns.  AiuUthoyt=(loesn't=show==in=gold==^=  That can be used when T am old,  It's drawing interest every (lay  In laughter and in childish play.  ���������������������������Detroit Free Press.  FRESH  FISH  EVERY   THURSDAY  GEO. R. SHARPE  WHOLESALE - RETAIL BUTCHER  t+M*<*+l+*+*t*++*++9+++f  E. J. Mack  ! Livery, Fe������������������d & Sale Stables I  ENDERB_Y, B. C.  Good Rigs;  Careful Drivers; Draying of all kinds.  Comfortable and Commo- <  dious Stabling for teams.  Auto for Hire  Prompt attention to all customers ;  Land-seekers and -Tourists in-!  ! vited to give us a trial.  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of thc 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 2500 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application for a lease must bc  made by the applicant in person to  Ihe Agent of sub-Agent of thc district in which rights applied for are  situated.  ^^Inr^surveyed^territory^the^laiKb  must be described by sections, .or  legal sub-divisions of sections, arid  in unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by  lhc applicant himself.  Each application must be accompanied by a fee'of $5 which will be  refunded if the rights applied for  arc not available, but not otherwise.  A royalty shall be paid on thc merchantable output of thc mine althe  Tiit e of fi ve ccriIs per ton.     *""    "  The person operating the mine  shall furnish lhc Agent with sworn  returns accounting for the full  quantity of merchantable coal  mined and pay lhc royalty thereon.  If the coal mining rights are not  operated, such returns should be  furnished at least once a year.  The lease will include thc coal  mining rights only, but thc lessee  may be -permitted lo purchase whatever available surface rights as may  bc considered necessary for thc  working of the mine, at the rate of  $10 an acre.  For full information application  should bc made to thc Secretary of  Ihe 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.--Unaulhorizcd publication of  Ihis advertisement will not be paid  for.���������������������������83575.  c.  P.  R. TIMETABLE  Southbound  ���������������������������  Northbound  10.45 lv.  Sicamous  ar. 18.15  11.18  Mara  17.58  11.34  Grindrod  17.14  11.49  ENDERBY  16.50  12.15  Armstrong  16.30  13.03  Vernon  15.45  13.25 ar.     Okanagan Ldg    lv.15.30  H. W. BRODIE       JNO BURNHAM  u. P. A., "Vancouver   Agt., Enderby /  *  Thursday, February 8,1917  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  THE    MINISTER    OF    FINANCE  REQUESTS  THE    PEOPLE   OF   CANADA    TO  BEGIN NOW  t  TO SAVE MONEY FOR THE  NEXT WAR LOAN  JAN. I. 1*17  DEPARTMENT OP FINANCE  OTTAWA  UNITED FARMERS' SUCCESS  Mr. Thos. Abriel, president ofs the B. C. Fruit  Growers' Association, recently attended thc  annual convention of the United Farmers of Alberta, where he carried to the 700 delegates the  greetings of the fruit growers of this Province.  This visit was significant in the fact that one year  ago the organized farmers of the Prairie Province  went on record against purchasing any B. C. apples during 1916, due to the increased duty. A  wonderful spirit of co-operation and fraternization has sprung up between the fruit growers of  British Columbia and the Prairie farmers, due in  a large measure to the work of the Fruit Growers'  Association.  "The Prairie farmers are well organized and  are doing a wonderful work in bringing about a  better condition throughout the. three Western  Provinces," said Mr. Abriel, "and I am convinced  that the fruit growers of British Columbia should  , cultivate the friendship of these Prairie people, for  there we must expect to market the larger pro-  - portion of our fruit crops every year. There is a  marked difference in the spirit now prevailing  amongst the farmers than a year ago regarding  B. C. apples. They did.not know our,exact position, and when explained to them, they, like true  gentlemen,.AS���������������������������eyery4.one,oLthem^are,_agreed,that  . we had , a very difficult problem to face in the  marketing of our fruit.  Reviewing the work of the past year, Mr. Abriel  refers with no little satisfaction to the fact that B.  C. fruit has been advertised as it has never been  advertised before throughout the three Prairie  Provinces. This campaign was waged in nearly  every publication going into the homes of the  Prairie people, and did not a little in increasing  consumption and in setting forth the surpassing  qualities of B. C. fruit. "While visiting Calgary  and Edmonton I was much impressed with the  fact that oiir campaign was so well received ahd  that our growers were so broadminded and so  progressive as to adopt the most 'modern business  . getter' in the present-day commercial life���������������������������the  newspaper advertising columns. There is no  doubt in my mind that every fruit shipper in  British Columbia must contribute his $1 per car  ���������������������������for-every-car-shipped-out^ol-the-Provincerto-the  general advertising fund, and if we continue along  this line we shall have a fund that will advertise  our fruit throughout Western Canada, as Sunkist  oranges are advertised from coast to coast."  MUST HAVE UNANIMOUS SUPPORT  Speaking a few days ago before a Welsh audience, Premier Lloyd George made this stirring  appeal: "We can win the war," he said, "but only  if the nation is prepared to back the Government  4 in money, labor and sacrifice of conveniences and  comforts. Then we shall pull through. The  enemy is getting desperate. The Prussian thoroughly understands that the resources at our disposal are adequate to command a victory on land.  The Germans know that thc Allies, given time,  would break their military machine, but they  know that if they could destroy British transports  the British armies would languish and thc people  would die of hunger."  "When the smoke of this great conflict has boen  dissolved there will reappear a new Britain. It  will be the old country still, but it will be a new  country. Its commerce, trade and industries will  be new. There will be new conditions of life and  toil, new conditions for capital and labor alike,  and new relations between both of them and the  state. Old principles will still survive, but there  will be a new outlook and character in the land.  The men and women of this country will become  fine building material for thc new Britain that is  to be. There have been epochs in the history of  the world when in a few raging years the character and destiny of the whole race have been determined for unknown ages. This is one. Then  let us not be weary in well doing, for in due time  we shall reap if we faint not."  Compulsory military service is popular among  those above the age of liability.  RIGHT AND WRONG INITIATIVE  In every village and on the park benches in thc  large cities arc wise men who sit and sit, and tell  how things should be done. Having no special"  business of their own, they look after other people's; and no enterprise of pith and moment, at  home or abroad, escapes them. They denounce,  revile, berate, scorn, pass: judgment, prophesy,  and gently pooh, or damn with faint praise. At  one place in his writings, Elbert Hubbard characterizes these people as "the predecessors of the  graybeards, to be found in every almshouse, who  pick to pieces the President's policy and chortle  in toothless glee as they call the attention of each  other to thc idiocy of it." '   . '*.  Insane people often make good suggestions;  restlessness and discontent are not necessarily  bad. But to think out a betterment and'carry it  through to a successful conclusion demands the  highest type of sanity. Indeed, the distinguishing  quality bf insanity is its incoherence, its fitf ulness  ���������������������������a lack.of will at the critical time. Sanity means  system," method, purpose, self-reliance, poise.  Initiative has been characterized as the rarest  and finest thing in human nature; But there is a  quality of-initiative, that begins things and never  completes them; that makes the start but does  not^stay in -to thc finish; that takes the credit-*of  first suggestion, but fights shy of a final accounting. Initiative of thc true type faces the resporisiT  bility of-failure, just, as bravely as it sits" and  listens to the plaudits and cheers which follow  success. An initiative that begins a railroad with  no definite termini would be of no value. It docs  not have to be proved that a.railroad which begins  nowhere and runs to an undesirable place is of no  avail. Railroads must run from wherc things arc  plentiful to where they arc needed, and moreover  they must be manned and completed. One missing rail on a very fine railroad would put the line  out of business. N--  PARCELS FOR PRISONERS OF WAR  Thc Post Oflice Department is in receipt of a  cablegram from the British authorities stating  that no parcels containing foodstuff s_or articles of  clothing^should^he^foi^^rrdctl^irr-future'from  Canada for prisoners of war in Germany. Thc  British authorities represent that it is absolutely  necessary that thc above regulations should bc  complied with. Therefore, on and from tbe 1st  February the Post Oflice will refuse to accept any  such parcels for prisoners of war in Germany.  The department is advised by thc English authorities that such parcels cannot bc accepted for  transmission to the prisoners, and could not get  through. The Canadian Red Cross society  through its London Office undertakes that every  Canadian prisoner shall receive adequate relief in  food and clothing, sending one parcel every week  to each prisoner. Therefore, existing organizations should continue their work of collccfing  funds to be sent to the Canadian Red Cross Society; and it is mosl desirable that they should not  relax their efforts in this respect. Persons desiring to have additional food or supplies sent to  a Canadian prisoner should send money for that  purpose to the Prisoners of War Department,  Canadian Red Cross Society. A letter containing  a remittance and asking thc Department to send  food or other articles to a prisoner should be addressed to the Prisoners of War Department, and  should contain all information as to the address of  the prisoners for whom the parcel is intended.  The war has introduced to us many strange  innovations and changes, and not the least of  these is represented in thc cinema film, "The Battle of the Somme." It is very wonderful indeed  to be able to sit in comfort and safely at home  and witness the passing of events on thc great  battlefields of Europe. Thc drama or tragedy  of war unfolds itself before our eyes. We sec  thousands of fine lads, the flower of our youth,  helmctcd and armed to the teeth, going into battle  with a smile on their lips and a cheery wave of  the hand as they swing past the recording cinema.  ���������������������������Glasgow Times.  SUNSHINE SERMONS  Ckmful GoMaaca to a Happlar. Haatthiar Lif*  Br tb������������������ PhttoMptMr-Phyaidaa  GEORGE F. BUTLER, A. M., M. D.  Many very wtolthy ptopU do  net enjoy thalr artistic homee,  bocauae they have ne artiatlc  taate; nor enjoy btlIIlant eocl-  ety, beoauae they have no bril-  Jlanoy te take part In It. People mwat be trained to high life  before they can live ft. To be  happy one muat be made raapon-  alble te the valuee of life, and  prepared to adjuat himself to  them. They who lift themselves  te a higher plane should also lift  their taetea to that elevation,  and be able net onlytobemore  and do more, but te enjoy more.  Their pleasures should be made  higher aa well aa their powers.  There le too great a disparity between what they oan do and  what they can enjoy, or between  their wealth and their appreciation of It. Many who are rich  are living poor, and their money  le unimproved. Much of It Is  epent In ruining ita possessors,  Inetead of helping them. Wealth  Mile .more than It saves, and embitters more than it sweetens.  Unices .we are built up to appropriate it in Its highest sense,,  ws accumulate to no purpose,  and prosperity but hastens our  fall. We need a capacity, not  to get more wealth, but to put  mere of It to uee.  j  (Copyright, 1910, by W. G. Chapman.)  AgentWanted!  EMPIRE SEMI-TRIMMED  WALL PAPERS  (Pattntrd)  nationally Adwrtliad  Tha Oraatett Wall Paper lnrtn-  Uon of tas a* *.  A TWIST Of THE WRIST  TBXMS    THE    BOLL  No knlft,   seniors  or  straight  edge raquirad.  Paper hanging tatAt easy,  quicker, eleaner and batter.     ,  An energetic agent is wanted in  ���������������������������this locality to show samples and  solicit orders from householders.  Handsomely hound sample books  Showing hundreds of beautiful, ex*  eluaiTS patterns are furnished  agents free. '  Over 2,100 agents are making  large profits.  Applicants please stats occupation, age, and surrounding villages  can canvass, when full particulars  will he furnished.  Jg& EMPIRE WALL PAPER  CO.. UNITED  WINNIPEG  IL  27W  FOR    RENT���������������������������Brick   cottage;    six  rooms and surface (brick) cellar  >,!' ;n pond conrlifion and close to.  mill.   Apply, Walker Press. .  o  MAKE YOUR DOLLARS  AT THEFRONT.  BUY  DOMINION OF CANADA  mtxxmm-X\xixiixiiiW-XWxwxx_xxmxti-W-XW_xm_xxxxxiiixxxxt--_--mm   ** mhm^b     ' W-t-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-_-xxxxw-Xxxxm  THREEYEUR  War Savings Certificates  $25.00*for   $21.SO  60.00     " 43.00  100.00      " 86.00  INDIVIDUAL PURCHASES LIMITED TO fISOO.  ss-?rr s  FOR FULL PARTICULARS APPLY AT ANY BANK  OR ANY MONEY ORDER POST OFFICE  JAN. 9, 1917  I  riNANOI    DtPARTMSNT  Ottawa  He Likes It  Here's a wireless from a soldier  poet:  Tobacco is a dairty weed,  1 like it.  ft satisfies no normal need,  1 like il.  It makes you thin, it makes yon lean  It takes the hair right oil' your bean,  It's the worst darn stiill* I'vy ever  seen���������������������������  I like it.  If you have  not paid your  subscription  to the Press  for 1917, it  would be  appreciated  at this time  Look at expiry date with your  name on paper. If it isn't up to  date will you not bring it up to  date?        The Walker Press  PROFESSIONAL  ^ C. SKALING, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  INSURANCE    Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  SECRET  SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby   Lodve     No.  40  ' Re*ulur     meatlnira    fiiu  Thurttday on or after tho  full moon at 8 p. m. In Oddfellow*    ((nil.       Vlnltlnt  brethren cordially Invited  J. C. METCALFE  W.al.  C. H. REEVES  Secretary  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35. K. of P.  Meet* every Monday evening  In K. of P. Hall.   Visitor* cordially invited to attend.  J. P. FRAVEL. CC.  H.-M. WALKER K. R. S.  R. J. COLTART, M.F.  Hall suitable farCdncerts, Dan cm and all public  ���������������������������ntortainmontu.    Forrntes, etc., address,  F. FRAVEL. Endtrby  Are your  Butter Wraps  running low?  Better order some now THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY-  Thursday, February & 1917  WHEN BUYIMGYEAST  INSIST ON HAVING  THIS PACKAGE  APPRECIA TI VE LETTERS  KeSTHEWHITESTjM  *iOYAi  WmaHrH  IjJWnJoh onto . o^0>������������������������������������d  DECLINE SUBSTITUTES  . UNCLE SAM STILL NEUTRAL  Thc breaking ofr of diplomatic relations with Germany does not alter  the legal position of the United  Stales. It is still u neutral. But al  lhc same time il gives opportunity  to prepare for eventualities. A  dispatch says "it can be said with  authority tliat it is improbable, if  war between thc States and Germany should occur, that thc United  States would actually join the Allies  in the present operations. Thc aim  of lhc United Stales is more to compel recognition of and protection  I'or the rights of neutrals, and that  this object would bc obscured by  actively participating in thc war on  Ihe side of thc Allies."  FENTON���������������������������A NDERSON  A quiet home wedding took place  on Thursday, Feb. 1st, at the home  of thc bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs.  Andrew Anderson, Mt. Ida, when  the Rev. .I. A. Dow joined in marriage Miss Alma Anderson and Mr.  Pi. N. Fenton, bolh -well-known and  popular young people of thc dislrict. Miss Monk acted as bridesmaid and.the groom was supported  by the eldest brother of tfic bride.  Mr. and Mrs. Fenton have taken  up lhcir homo, al lhe Fenton farm,  the pioneer ranch of that locality.  Gelling Even, with the Coal Man  -.    The City of Lethbridge, Alta., has  bought a coal mine, with lhc idea of  operating it for lhe benefit of the  citizens.     The   mayor  has   a   very  practical  and  scientific knowledge  of  coal   mining,   and   consequently  knows whal he i.s about.   The Municipal  Journal  sees  no  reason why  lhc mine should  not bc a success,!  even wilh Ihe lower prices lhat will:  bc  charged.     If  coal   manipulators;  arc   not  satisfied   with   fair  profits!  -the n-a V e\v=,sh a rp V essons^such_asJ  Ihis might bring them to their!  senses. I  Thc ladies of lhe Trench Comfort  Club are in receipt of two more letters from the boys in Ihe trenches.  Pte.   Alf   Castle  writes:     "I   am  ashamed of myself for not writing  before lo thank you  for the very  very nice parcel you and the good  people of Fnderby so kindly sent.  I  received it in perfect condition.  The packing was excellent, the contents belter slill.     Tlie candy from  you I shared up with another boy  and we bolh agreed it could not be,  bent; lhe cake from Mrs. Mowa.l I  put on the lable at a Utile dinner  wc had to celebrate thc New Year,  and it near caused another war���������������������������no-  no,    no!���������������������������because   there   was  not  more of il.    J am sorry I have not  met Miss Scott, but I do like her  choice   in   candies   and   cigarettes,  and the nice way they are pul up.  Again  many  thanks.    Then  comes  Mr. Pound.    Mc should not, but I  have  lost  the  slip  and  I  can't  remember lhc other lady's name who  was so kind.   Of course that is just  the sort of a trick a soldier would  do, but you people at home arc so  good to us I guess we pretty near  take il for gianted we arc forgiven.  Many, many thanks lo Mr. Pound  and thc good lady.     Wc are getting  very wet weather out here and the  mud is a fright.   But wc arc doing  fine.    There  is  a great  difference  this winter from last.   The Germans  are not nearly, so cheeky; kind of  turned around: it is our turn.   But  i must dry up."  9 ���������������������������  Pie. Sam Roberts writes: "[ wish  lo thank you all for thc large parcel  of good things which came lo me  this evening.   I cannot really thank  you  in words.    It's surprising the  parcels of good things which reach  our boys in France, and I can assure you thc boys appreciate them.  They jump with joy when thc mail  is given out every evening.      I received a fine parcel from Mrs. H. A.  Preston last evening.   I haven't the  time to write all those people tonight, but I will try onc al a time.  1   wish  you would  thank them  all  for me, please.   1 have been moving  about a lot since 1 left England and  lo my luck these parcels jusl caught  mc right.   I expect to make another  move  tomorrow.    Wc   had   an   inspection by lhe general today and  everything had lo be just so, believe  me.    We  soldier  here,  no  Vernon  play.      Well, dear friends, I can't  say  much   more.    Thc  weather  is  mostly wet, bul loday it was exceed  ingly stormy.   I must tell you Fred.  Johnson was over'here asking after  me about a week ago, bul 1 was oul  on duly and failed to see him, but  Jack Austin, from Armstrong, saw  him and he was feeling fine.   Victor  Bogert and myself are the only En-  derby^boy^sVn-this-bunch.^Lguess_  Ihe  others  reinforced   some  other  battalion."  . We carry all kinds of  FEED  ()A TS........ $1 SO) ~~& Y\ .80 per 10f)  WI Tl^l^Nc).!, kicalT^^liO" peir 1 (R)  BAULKY CHOP $2.20 per 100  OAT  CHOP    $1.80  per   i()0  Bran, Sharp, Middlings and While Flour Middlings.  II will pay you lo use OIL CAKE MEAL I'or your slock.  FIVE BOSKS I'LOUM arriving this  week.  DILL BROS.  Cunts' Furnishings  and Groceries  "PRODUCE MORE IN 1917"-Hon. Martin Burrcll, Dominion Minister of Agriculture.  ROYAL STANDARD  FIELD SEEDS  We are extending our already extensive field seed business for  lill7. It is the desire of the Canadian Government lhal the people produce as much as possible during the ensuing year, and we  are arranging with the leading defflers throughout British Columbia and Alberla to carry a complete line of ROYAL STANDARD FIKLD SKKDS. These seeds are Ihe choicest it i.s possible  lo secure in the World's Markets. They are Government insp?e-  ted and carefully selected for purity.  Seeds should be purchased early as prices inevitably advance as lhe Season progresses. In all probability the market  will be short and it will be dillicull later in the year to make pur-  ' 1,ISOi:der ROYAL STANDARD Field Seeds NOW. If your  dealer cannol supply you write us and we will ship lo you  direct.  WRITC   TODAY   FOR   FULL  INFORMATION  AND   PRICE   LIST  Vancouver Milling & Grain Co. Ltd.  VANCOUVER, B.C.  EFFICIENT OFFICIALS  Efficiency in executive management of municipal affairs is to be  attained when thc ollicials are given  a free hand lo contiol the affairs of  lhcir department and given lo understand thai successful administration will merit reward. EcotjJ  omy does not mean parsimony; efficiency does not entail autocratic  control. It is, of course, necessary  lo prescribe lhe policy and limitations of officials, but to circumscribe their operations by any unreasonable directions or desires of  representatives'who are nol fully  acquainted with the onerous and  important duties devolving upon  ollicials, oftimes means inefficiency.  The misfortune in such cases is lhat  thc officials arc blamed for what is  not their fault.-��������������������������� R. 0. Wynne Roberts, in  Municipal Journal.  A Really Dead At der man Elected  Probably for the first time in the  annals of civic elections a dead man  has been elected to the position of  alderman. Thc incident occurred  in the town of Aylmer, Que., last  month when Mr. John Beaton was  nominated as alderman, though he  was ill at the time. He got worse  and died on election day, but the  name could not legally be removed  form the ballot, and consequently  415 more votes were cast in favor of  thc name of John Beaton than that  of his opponent and hc was de-  claicd elected���������������������������I hough dead. A by-  election will take place.  HOW ALL CAN HELP  The announcement of the Minister of Finance lo be found in an-  the new campaign for greater na-  other column, in connection wilh  tional saving and the larger participation of thc general public in  financing Canada's war expenditure, and furnishing Imperial credits for the purchase of munitions,  will no "d0.11bI meet with a ready  response from this dislrict. The  issue of war saving certificates maturing in three ycars, in denominations of -$25, 850 and -$100, will  meet lhe requirements of thc man  with a small savings account. Certificates of these denominations are  obtainable on application lo any  bank or postal money order office.  The prices are $21.50, $43 and $86  respectively; that is lo say, for  $21.50 lent now to the Government  $25 will be returned at the end of  three ycars; for ������������������43 lenl now, $50  will be returned, and for $80 lent  now $100 will be returned; which  means interest on your money al  lhe rale of 5 per cent, with no risk  of losing and no cost in the transaction. Provision is made where-  bv the certificates may be surren  Armstrong"  Rink  .Skating^e^ery^afternoon^and^  evening1.     Band  in  attendance every Tuesday evening.  dcred at any time during lhe first 12  months at their purchase price;  after 12 months, but within 2-1  months, at $22.25; and after 2A  months but within 3(5 months, at  $23.25 for every $21.50 lent. Thc  plan is designed to give the general  public Ihe opportunity of contributing by their savings to the winning of lhc war, and al the same  time lo encourage and promote individual thrift and economy in  every class of individual in lhe  Dominion.  A pioneer in journalism and advertising once said: "Patronize thc  advcrlisicr. lie shows his faith in  his goods; hc sells by the cheapest  route���������������������������the printer's ink way; he  proves lhat he expects to sell upon  merit and not pull, for he is building for lhe future and not alone for  lhc immediate order."  The only merchant who cannot  afford to advertise is he who has  voted to be with the spiders, the  cockroaches and the microbes.  WANT ADVERTISEMENTS  Want advertisements, two cents  per word first insertion, one cent  per word each subsequent insertion,  payable on handing in of copy.  WANTED���������������������������A house girl,for cooking  and general housework. Apply,  Mrs. A. Ruckcly, Armstrong.  WANTED���������������������������A girl or woman to help do  cooking and housework. Apply, Mrs.  A. Tomkinson, Grindrod. fl-tf  FOR SALE���������������������������No. 2 Chatham Incubator, used few times, $15; also  No. 3 Chatham Incubator, in good  order, for $10; or will trade for  live stock or anything useful on  farm. J. Gardner, Box 40, Enderby.  FOR SALE���������������������������Bay colt, 3 coming 4,  verv gentle; good driving slock,  Address, Chas. Ashton, Endcrby.2  MATERNITY NURSING. Mrs.West,  Enderby. m4-tf  Auction Sale!  on SATURDAY, FEB. 10, at 1.30 p.m.  BALANCE OF EFFECTS OF ENDERBY HOTEL, CONSISTING OF:  Contents of lOJjcdrooms  Beds, Bedroom Suites  Large quantity of Dishes  One Sewing Machine  Onc large Writing Desk  Carpets, Linoleums  Bar ancl Barber Shop with Fixtures  One Overland Bicycle  THERE WILL ALSO BE SOLD AT THE SAME TIME:  Two Milch Cows  Two Yearling Heifers  Large number of good chickens  Two Milch Cows, newly calved  One Yorkshire Sow in pig  TERMS CASH���������������������������NO RESERVE  C. E. W. CREED  Auctioneer  Barkman  Enderby Music Store  All Prices Lower  than ever  We are going out of business this time.  Look^at these for prices:  FIVE-O'CLOCK TEA SETS, 11 pieces  .-. .$.2.00  10-inch PLATES, per dozen    1-00  8-inch PLATES, per dozen         -75  6-inch PLATES, per dozen 65  TEA POTS, from. 20c up  MEAT PLATTERS, from 25c up  SHEET MUSIC  2 for 5c  ACCORDEONS    ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� $2.25 up  We carry a full lne of  rfAPflrioe  Flour, Feed and Cereals,  wTUCCjlCo which   are always fresh  -    -    ���������������������������.      ���������������������������      and prices low.       Ous Motto-"QUALITY AND SERVICE'  TEECE & SON,  'PHONE 48  Bell Block, Enderby  HOSE WHO, FROM TIME TO TIME, HAVE FUNDS REQUIRING  INVESTMENT MAY PURCHASE  AT PAR  UNION OF CANADA DEBENTURE STOCK  IN  SUMS OF $500 OR ANY  MULTIPLE THEREOF.  Principal repayable 1st October, 1919.  Interest payablo 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 other like short date security.  Proceeds of this stock are 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.

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