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Array rj^^.iJMJ^fct^^*^^Jl>*rn=^������������������^%A^XU^Li^SO������������������������������������!^,������������������Wi  Enderby, B. C, August 9, 1917  AND      WALKER'S       WEEKLY  Vol. 10; No.24; Whole No. 476-  NEWS AND VIEWS  Miss Dorcas Brash returned to  Enderby from" thc coast on Tuesday.  Mayor Dill and family will go  into camp at Leighton Beach next  week. ' ,  Pclc Mack returned to Enderby  the past week, after an absence of  several months.  ��������������������������� At the evening service on Sunday, the 12th, in the Presbyterian  Chinch, the Rev. D. J. Welsh will  preach.  Mrs. Frank Kenny returned from  Chase  the  past  week,  where  she  enjoyed a visit of two months with  - friends.  Tomorrow night the good  folks  of Mara Avill hold a dance in the  .  M. M. & A. A. hall, in aid of- Patriotic funds.  Rev. R. Dawson  Hall  and wife  . left for Vancouver Tuesday, after  several weeks visiting at the home"  of their parents, Mr., and Mrs. S.  Teece.  Mr.  and Mrs.  S.  H.  ������������������peers left  for the "coast'on-Saturday-.   .It-is  .   Mr.   Speers'   intention   to   re-stock  in. dry goods and ladies' and children's  wear...  The helmet of a German soldier,  sent from the front, is on display  this week at thc Press ollice. It  is of hardened steel, and weighs  three pounds.  Pte. Donald Brown is spending  a monlh at home from the camp  at Kamloops. He was recently  operated upon for appendicitis,  and is allowed home leave to recuperate.  Mrs. John Burnham left on a  week or ten day's visit to Vancouver Tuesday, where she will  meet her daughter, Miss Maud,  who has been attending the teach-  Trs'^WhTnici'^scholJl^   =~"== " "~i���������������������������  The ladies of Grindrod who had  charge of'the berry social given  at Mr. St'roulger's last Thursday  evening, desire to thank all who so  libcially contributed to make the  affair such a success.  The new issue of the Okanagan  Telephone Directory will appear  early in September. If you wish  to have a phone installed, ancl to  have your name appear in thc new  directory, you should get your  order in early.  Percy Stevens came in from  Bend, Ore., on Thursday lasl to  spend a month with his parents,  accompanying Miss Stevens, who  came to take the position of assistant accountant in the ollice of the  Okanagan Saw Mills.  W. J. Woods retudncd from a  business trip to his Alberta farm  this week. He reports thc crop  outlook good in the vicinity of his  property. In one section he witnessed huge straw stacks threshed  last year being threshed over this  year, with a clean-up of about -$75  a day to the enterprising individual who had bought up the stacks.  The statement of the Provincial  branch of the Patriotic Fund for  July shows receipts of $58,440  from points outside of Vancouver,  and .$47,459 from Vancouver. Disbursements for thc month of June  were, to Provincial points, $39,940,  Victoria, $29,843, and Vancouver,  $78,100. There were 0,897 fam  ilies ancl 11,587 children helped by  the Fund.  Someone apparently egg hungry  entered the basement of the warehouse of the Enderby Growers' Association Monday night and took  away nine dozen hens' eggs. No  flour nor feed was carried away,  and, in the oflice, a considerable  sum of cash might have been had  by the burglar had he becn look-  All Working  for Peace  Arthur S. Draper in a special  cable to the Vancouver Province  from London makes these signifi-  cai.t remarks:   '"'    *.  "In every belligerent country  the . Socialists are gaining   tre  mendously in power, and they  ing for it. He evidently considered are infinitely stronger to-day than  hens' eggs more valuable than dol- jn August, 'l914.  ..These Social-  lars, one for one.  All lovers of high-class music  will be pleased to" hear the Musical  Echardts, the original Swiss Bell-  ringers, who will appear at the Enderby Opera House next Saturday  evening, Aug. 11th. This family  of musicians and vocalists are too  well known. to need any recommendation. They have visited all  the principal cities in Canada for  many years, and never have failed  to give absolute satisfaction. The  admission' fee. will, be 50c .adults  and 25c children .  Mrs. A. C. Leighton was in Enderby on Tuesday from Leighton  Beach.^ There is quite a colony  of Enderbyits' encamp'cel'there this  week, including Mr. and Mrs. ,E. J.  Mack, Mrs. A. Reeves ancl Miss  Lang, Mr. and Mrs. Ed. Dill, and a  camp of Enderby boys, Theo.  Adams, Jas. McMahon, Ed. Sparrow, Hugh Mowat and Eric Winter.  A camp of Enderby girls will augment the colony next week. The  fish are having a real interesting  time this week  "THE VOICE ON THE WIRE"  To-morrow (Friday) evening,  the first reels of the intensely interesting serial "The Voice on the  Wire," will bc shown at the vEn-  derby Opera House. This film play  was the" sensation of Vancouver  when^it^was^puVon^thcre; It^has  the reputation of being the great  high-class serial now on thc screen  and we* can recommend it to Enderby patrons." It will be accompanied by other lighter reels, the  whole making a very popular evening's entertainment. Don't miss  any of the show by coming late.  Be in your seal shortly afrvr 8  o'clock, at the latest, ancl you will  not be disappointed.  ists are waging a campaign for  peace by negotiation, ihey argue  that they can make good peace  tomorrow and they, declare that  everyday the war is prolonged  the greate'r will be the burden  the people must bear when it ends.  "It would be wrong to believe  that the great body workingJ for  peace is composed of pacifists.  The professional pacifists are doing little now,. They-think it unnecessary and that it would injure the movement if they identified themselves prominently with  it. ��������������������������� '���������������������������".  "Every speech the European  statesmen are making these days  shows.that they;, teo,_. are..modifying their views *' and 'that  the leaders are ��������������������������� letting the  people down by degrees. This is  apparent m the Kaiser's last  utterance and in Mr. Lloyd-  George's anniversary speech, but  events are moving so rapidly  that the leaders are finding it  difficult   to keep up the pace.  "It must be remembered that  Europe has had three years of  war, that millions of men have  been killed' and wounded, that  the munition workers, men and  women, have labored as never  before,, that life has become infinitely complex,J;hat few promises of 1914 have been fulfilled  even in 1917, and that no government can long survive unless it  "showsHsuccesses;  erous'support accorded the movement by the Canadian Bankers' Association, affords a practical demonstration of the attitude of the  banks towards the live stock industry, ancl the active participation of the association in this campaign is bound to strengthen and  create general interest in farm  live   stock.     Full   information   re-  APPRECIATIVE   WORDS  The ladies of the Trench Comfort Club are in receipt "of the following .appreciative letter from  Pte. S. H. Allcorn, " who writes  from France:  "Must send you- and the many  friends a few lines to thank you  eversomuch for thc parcel received  garding the competitions can be'today, which came as a great sur-  obtained from the manager of any;P^ise, and much appreciated,  branch bank in the locality where Thanks for the underwear, which  a fall fair is held. Manager Win-,������������������ Just the thing and came at the  tcr, of the Bank of Montreal, En-! most needed time. It is.awfully  derby,  will be  pleased to furnish | good of you people to think, of us  the way you do. You don't know  what we think of you all, and I am  sure everyone appreciates the parcels from dear old Canada. The  socks are splendid, in fact, everything is fine,' and one can't express  his; appreciation   for  same. .; It is  such information.   .  SALE O ���������������������������  REGISTERED STOCK  Two auction sales are advertised  to be held within the next ��������������������������� few  days  in  the  vicinity  of Enderby,  which will'mean .the scattering, of j more yhan good'of alf the friends  two very valuable herds 9f dairy ��������������������������� ^hd* arc doing this for. our coin----  cows throughout the district.-The. fort; for i can'assure; vou, it gives"  stock of Jersey milkers to be sold  ���������������������������-s a great deal of happiness.' '   ' ; :  by Mr. Collin ancl that of Ayrshires  to be sold by Mr. Coltart, include  "Well/ now, :I am pleased- to be  able to say, that I still; manage to  "The Foundling"  An old-time audience witnessed  the film masterpiece "Thc Foundling" at the Opera House last Saturday evening, ancl there was .not  a dissatisfied patron in the audience. Mary Pickford is the highest  paid film actress before the public,  and her portrayal of the character  "The Foundling" was superb. It  was worth the price of admission  a dozen times over to sec her in  "But the great change in the  last two months does not mean  peaca unless it is a peace which  the people consider honorable.  There are few quitters in Europe.  The people have sacrificed too  much to fear sacrificing more if  they consider it necessary. It is  not because Europe .fears another winter so'greatly that it is  inclining, toward peace. The  people, that is the Socialiats,  Labor, and a lot of others, want  to exhaust all the possibilities of  negotiations before they decide  that they must fight further."  Competitions for Boys and Girls  Through thc action of thc Minister of Agriculture, the Hon. Martin  Burrell, arrangements have been  made to have lhe Canadian Bankers'    Association    co-operate   with  some of thc.besl milkers in-thc dis-lkeep fu^nd well and-going strong/  trict. 'Wherever they, go, it will L nave not seen many of the boys t  mean an improvement to the live- know of lale as %vc" have been  stock of the purchasers. The sale, shifted around so much, ancl I am  of Jerseys will be held on lhe 16thlS0ITV to say tliat ll)y o](, battalion  and the sale of Ayrshires on thc'has becn broken-up and. we have  -Mb. J |)een put au over tjie piace#   BL1t J  In" both instances these sales arcjam stil, in lhe transport. We arc  being held to enable thc owners to j having dan(ly, wealher just now.  reduce their herds in order to take 0f c6urSe, have plenty to clo, but  a rest this winter. Farm help is ,don,t mind that this weather. I  most diflicult- to get, and these;have 110 news< 0nlv I'hope this  experienced dairymen  find  that itthing will wiiu] up {his year# -  "Many thanks to the kind friends  of Enderby."  is necessary for them to reduce the!  number   of    milkers    to   a   point  where  they can  handle the work  wilh very little'hi red help.  What the Wur is Costing Canada  According  to   a   statement   just  issued, ^Canada's.wajy expenditures  to July 20th, 1917, total $023,000,-  000, including estimated amoujnt  of upkeep of troops in France.  The net debt of Canada on July  20th was $851,000,000. The present rate of war expenditure per  day in Canada and abroad by Canada, is $850,000.  The Polson-Speers Department  Store Stock Sold to Vancouver Concern.  the Department of Agriculture in  her surprise when, on lifting an providing a liberal sum of money  "orphan" clog out of an old trunk'to he offered in prizes for calves  where she had stowed it away on and pigs exhibited by boys ancl  rescuing it from a garbage can,  her eyes rested upon a family of  pups. It was the surprise ol* her  life, ancl she looked it. "I didn't  know you���������������������������were married," she  stuttered in her embarrassment.  But it wasn't so much what she  said as whal shc looked that  took the house off its feet���������������������������even if  it was a movie.  WANTED���������������������������To buy, for cash; a 1-  horsc wagon, in good condition.  Write particulars to Box 175,  Enderby.. 21.  girls   under   17   years   of   age,   at  county or township fairs.  These competitions arc known  as the "Canadian Bankers' Competitions," ancl arc linked up with the  activities of the Live Stock Branch  of the Dominion Department of  Agriculture. They represent an  effort lo increase interest in live  stock, and constitute a part of the  active campaign for more and  better stock inaugurated and carried on by the Hon. Mr. Burrell  through his department. The gen-  En lire   Stock   Packed   for   Im-  mediale Shipment lo Coast  One of lhc largest mercantile  deals on record has just been con-  sumated between M. l-enz and associates of Vancouver, and S. H.  Speers, of lhc Polson-Speers Company, whereby the Consolidated  Merchandise Brokers have taken  over lhc entire stock of Enderby's  leading slorc. Mr.Speers, on being  interviewed by a representative of  The Press, stated that unsettled  conditions in the eastern markets  was the main factor in forcing thc  decision to sell out and quit.  ft will be a great blow to the  many hundreds of patrons of this  well-known store that the stock  should be shipped without a public sale by the purchasers, as the  Consolidated Merchandise Brokers  are known lo cut prices radically  on all big stocks. Mr. Speers is  undecided as to Ihe future and will  remain in Enderby for lhe present.  Our stock of binder's twine is  now in.    Fulton Hahdwahi; Co.  Military Y.M.C.A. Fund  Report of treasurer of local Military   Y.M.C.A.   Fund   for   the   five  months ending July 31st, 1917:  Mrs. _Dow_...._ $12.00  xvpvRvan ....:.". :s.. s.s:s"sroir  T.  E.   French     3.00  H.   Bush     5.00  High  School  Debate    12.00  Mrs. C. G. Piper    2.00  Mrs.   Strickland     8.00  C. 13. Winter    5.00  S. II. Speers     7.00  II.   Hendrickson     8.00  Dr. H. W. Keith    18.00  T.  M.  Lewis     5.00  Rev. J. A. Dow    8.00  A.   Reeves     8.00  S.  F.  Hartry     8.00  F. B. Dill    5.00  S.   Teece     5.50  Mrs.  McPherson  5.50  Okanagan   Saw   Mills'  ."'.-  8.00  D. J.  Welsh     3.00  A.   Fulton     2.00  H.   Bvrncs  3.00  '77>  > ������������������ *" 7 ���������������������������'.'.  Mrs. W   Avery      F. A. Adams  ....*.-   A.  C.  Skaling       C.  W.   Crandlemire   S. S.  Waby      Patriotic  service      27.10  Annonymous     10.00  1.00  2.00  5.00  5.00  1.00  ������������������204.06'  Forwarded   to   J.   E.   Lethbridge, Calgary, Alia 187.00  Balance in bank   $ 17.00  D. J. Wijlsh.  L. J. Oakes Appointed Janitor  At a meeting of the Board of School  Trustees Wednesday evening, it was  decided to appoint L. J. Oakes caretaker for the Fortune school. It was  also decided to fence the old school  grounds and use them for demonstration work in connection with Ihe optional course in agriculture which is  being added to the high-school work.  Mr. Britton, provincial instructor in  agriculture for Armstrong and Enderby,  met with the Board and explained the  requirements of the agricullural course. THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY-  Thursday, August 9,1917  *?>  SUPREMACY  THE ENDERBY PRESS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  II.  M.   KALKKH  Advertising Rates:   Transient,  50c an inch first insertion, 25c each subsequent insertion.    Contract advertising. $1 an inch per month.  Published every  Thursday at    Enderby,   B. C. at  $2   per  year,   by  the  Walker   Press.  THURSDAY, AUGUST 9, 1917 -  PREVAILING PRICES  While Hour has sold for sonic time for $12.50  per barrel, and continues lo stand firm at that  price, Vancouver dealers report an ever increasing market i'or i'ceds, particularly bran, shorts  and corn. Corn, in fact, has climbed to such  dizzy heights lhal coast dealers have practically  ceased importing. The latesl price quoted- is  $92 per ton i'or corn laid down at Vancouver,  which would mean a price of $100 per ton, or $5  per sack alter cleaning and sacking was done.  Few buyers will pay this price and are turning  lo barley as the substitute containing the next  best food value. Shorts are laying down at thc  'coast al $-14.50 per ton, as against a price ol*  $20 lo $30 in normal ycars.  There is an abundant hay crop in British  Columbia and Alberla, and the price lor new  hay is lower lhan the opening price ol* last year.  Farmers are reported to be getting Irom $14 lo  $10 according to quality, while jobbers are selling  to Teed dealers al about $18. New hay is being retailed in Vancouver at $21 and $2l The bay crop  in lhis section of the Okanagan Valley never was  ol' a finer quality, and is commanding lhe highest  price.  Sugar made another jump llie pasl week of 25c  ���������������������������irVtIt;crpriccVcjCVTl l^gTaclcsVljri TTgiTTg-llie-pricenTp  lo $9.-10 in 100-pound sacks, and making a new  high record, 45c above thc previous week's price.  In this one word "supremacy" is bound up all  the causes that led up to the present great world  war and all great Avars of the past, and will lead  to all great wars of the future.   Jealous of Great  Britain's supremacy of the seas, Germany essayed  to break it by organizing the greatest war machine on land lhc world has ever known.    To  break this machine known as "militarism" the  othcr powers of thc world are now fighting.   If  they succeed lhis great power, recognized as a  menace lo the world, will be banished, for one  hundred ycars at least.    Bul we shall still have  the greatest war machine on waler lhat lhc world  has even seen.   Wc, as British, believe this is as  it should be.    Unfortunately, this opinion is nol  shared by all peoples.   In fact, fully one half the  world believes thc Brilish navy is as much a, menace to world peace as we believe German militarism To be.   The fact that history proves most  conclusively that there is little ground i'or so believing does not alter the fact.   And if this has  ���������������������������jc!! the ease in the past and is the case today, it  would certainly bc the case if the suggestion of a  writer'in the United Empire for June were put  into ell'eel.   He proposes that a commercial union  shall be formed of all British colonics and the  :dother .Country, and that .aTariff shall bc placed  on all merchandise and other commodities from  countries outside this commercial union.    This  tariff shall be levied and collected by thc Imperial Government and shall be independent of  ���������������������������Ii other revenues.   This writer proposes that the  tariff i-hall. be* for the specific purpose of maintaining the British navy.    "We know," says he,  that the "future of the Empire, thc future of civil-  nation, the future of the world, indeed, depend  jn lhe supremacy oi" the British navy."   "First,"  "ie concludes, "wc ncH a ^asi svslcm of imperial  ���������������������������references lo bind lhc Empire together and t  make every part more prosperous; and, secondly,  wc need a great revenue for the navy, and for imperial defense.   Why should not these two needs  suonlv solutions each for thc othcr?"  Unquestionably this argument and this proposal arc perfectly logical from an Imperial point  of view. But how would it effect thc colonics���������������������������  how would it effect Canada? And what effect  would it have on "thc end of all war," and "world  peace," which wc have heard so much about in  recent months? Every tariff imposed by onc  country or combination of countries against another country, or combination of countries,  means a tariff imposed by the other country or  combination of countries to offset the tariff first  imposed. One tar ill" always brings another from  thc othcr wav, and the consumer is caught be-  Your Range Should Have  ���������������������������a dependable oven, a good warming  closet, a durable and ample-sized  firebox, easy-working grates, simple  draft control and a finish that requires  but little attention to keep clean. All  these and many other desirable features will be found in  WUary-  KOOTENAY RANGE  LONDON      TORONTO      MONTREAL     WINNIPEG      VANCOUVER  ST. JOHN, N.B      HAMILTON      CALGARY 13  SASKATOON      EDMONTON  For sale  by  FULTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd.  twecn them and ground to zero. And when a tax  is imposed on countries outside thc proposed  commercial union, for military���������������������������or navy���������������������������purposes, it is certain to create resentment, and the  "world peace" yearned for by all peoples would  bc morc of a myth than an actuality.  Are you going* to do any  Building- or Repairing-  This Season ?  THE COWARDICE OF DESPAIR  A UNION GOVERNMENT  Premier Borden has striven hard to bring into  his govmimenl men of thcopposition ranks and  men ol* no particular party affiliation, lie has  tints far failed. They seem to bc playing politics  pretty strong al Ottawa, and thc Liberal leader,  Sir Wilfrid Laurier, slill holds the top hand. But  Sir Robert Borden has not given up. In an address a few evenings ago he said:  "The responsibilities entailed upon  lhe leader  of a counlry such as ours' and under the conditions which have prevailed during lhe pasl lhree  years, are extremely onerous, more so lhan could  be realized  by anyone  who has nol  striven   to  lulfil   Ihem.     Bul.   however   severe   and   overpowering. Ihey must be fulfilled lo the limit of  strength and eapacily.   Like lhe men in the Irenches. a minister under such conditions .musl re-!  main al his posl until he is granted an honorable j  discharge.    IL  has become  morc and  more ap-l  pa re n I  during recent  months  that parly differ-!  ences musl be sunk, and all forces united in the  eli'ort lo win this war.    ...    I hope, lhat in lhe!  near future a government may be formed, based  upon a union of all persons, irrespective of parly,  race   or   creed,   who   believe   that   the   struggle  which we now wage i.s for lhc cause of justice,  who realize  lhal il involves the destiny of our  Dominion, of Ihis Empire, and even of the world,  and who. pulling aside all differences of minor  .significance, are prepared lo join in a uniled and  determined eli'ort lo Ihrow into the conflict the  full power and strength of lhe Dominion."  These are Irving times. Thev need not bc.  Man has brought thc sorrows and thc tribulations  upon himself. And man, alone, can lift them.  He can return lo normal. It is the abnormal condition of man himself that is working out. As  we work through the mist of bungling wc begin  to see the bright*sunlight of reason. If you are  miserable and unhappy where you arc you cannot  become happy by going to anolher town or state.  You have to carry yourself with you. You have  troubles? So have wc all. But what of it. No  TfTaftcFwIiirt your troubles arc, a year, a monthT  may scatter them and leave you wilh new hope  and new interest in life. Bc slrong. Believe in  yourself, in your right to a useful, happy and  successful life. If the white Hag is run up you  must do it yourself. Many men have been in  poverty and despair and have risen out of them  to power {ind usefulness afterward. Trust in the  invincible force of your own,divine soul, and believe the Angels of Light who hear the cry of despairing ones on earlh will strengthen .you. The  way will and must open for you. The world  needs you or you wouldn't be here.  THE FOLLOWING ARE GOOD VALUES:  No. 4 Floorng and Ceiling ���������������������������'������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ 15.00 per thousand  No. 4 Drop Siding ������������������������������������������������������'��������������������������� -15.00       "       "  CullBoards-." ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ...10.00     "      "  No. 2 Dimension, 2x4 and 2x6 ��������������������������� 15.00  ORDER YOUR MILL WOOD NOW,  Green Blocks, $1.50 load  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  We  stock  all  sizes  of the  new  11\ t\       ������������������������������������������������������ Sharpie's Suction-feed Cream Sep  arators, and are sole agents for  Enderby and district. A postcard  will bring you full information and  prices,  0r  a  practical  demonstra-  A v a /* m*    0#i������������������%/i������������������j������������������*a������������������i tio" of the nwchinc on your farm.  I   iPQITl     \Pflflrfl I fir  Tkis is the latest and best in sepa-  U I UG III    OUUulUlUl   rators and sells for 30 per cent less   ���������������������������_ ' than is-charged the public for inferior machines.  Our motto always, the best goods at the lowest prices.  Mail orders receive our prompt attention.  jyLTON HARDWARE CO., Ltd  King Edward  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel, &������������������ murphy j;nc|erby  MAKING LIFE BETTER  Dean Stanley used lo say that -ve may, if wc  choose, make the worst of one another. His argument was lhat everyone has his weak points;  everyone his faults, and thai wc may make the  woi'sl of these; we mav fix our attention con-  slanlly upon them. But we may also make the  best of one {mother. We may forgive, even as  we hope lo be forgiven. We may put ourselves  in the place of others, and ask what wc should  wish to be done lo us, and thought, of us, were we  in their place. By loving whatever is loveable in  11 lose around us, life will become a pleasure instead, of a pain, and we shall become not unworthy followers of Him whose name is Love.  Treating a man as if you expected well of him,  and as if you recognized his noblest nature as  really dominant in his being, is an appeal to him  to show lhal you tire nol mistaken in your estimate of his character. There is no better way of  bringing out a man's worlh Hum be acting as if  you perceived il,  belter than thev  You won't need the meat axe on any  of our steaks. They are tender and  juicy and the finest flavor.:     ���������������������������  GEO. R. SHARPE  WHOLESALE - RETAIL BUTCHER  SECRET SOCIETIES  Ihem better Hum they are.  "To I real men as if they were  ire is lhe surest way lo make  5)  C METCALFE  W. M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No.. 40  Regular meetings first  Thursday on or after the  full moon at 8 p, m. in Oddfellows Hall. Visiting  brethren cordially invited  C. H. REEVES  Secretary  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 85. K. of P.  Meets every 'Monday evening  in K. of P. Hall.   Visitors cordially invited to attend.  J. F. FRAVEL, C C.  H. M. WALKER K. R. S.  R. J. COLTART. M.F.  Hnll suitable forConcerts, Dances and all public  entertainments.    For rates, etc., address,   F. FRAVEL. Enderby  PROFESSIONAL  ^ C. SKALING, B. A. '  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  INSURANCE  Bell Blk. Enderby, B,C. for.���������������������������83575.  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING REGULATIONS  . Coat mining rights of the Dorain-  IQlUn Alanitoba^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 %\  an acre. Not more than 25G0 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be  made by thc applicant in person to  the Agent of sub-Agent of the district in which rights applied for arb  si tun ted. -  ������������������������������������������������������    ���������������������������  In surveyed territory the land  must be described by sections, or  legal sub-divisions of sections, arid  in unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by  Ihe applicant himself.  Each application must be accompanied by a fee of $5 which will bo  refunded if thc rights applied for  iire not available, but not otherwise.  A royally shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the  rate of five cents per ton.  c,!nCr Pcrs.on operating the mine  shall furnish the Agent wilh sworn  returns accounting for the full  quantity of merchantable coal  mined and pay Ihe royalty thereon.  If tho coal mining rights are not  operated such relurns should be  furnished at least once a year  The lease will include the coal  mining rights only, but the lessee  may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights as may  be considered necessary for tlie  working of the mine, at the rate of  $10 an acre.  For full information application  .should be made to the Secretary of  he Department of the Interior," Ottawa, or to any Agent or sub-Agent  of Dominion Lands.  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  A.B.-Unnulhonzed Publication of  this advertisement will not be paid >.*A^������������������t^ncUttht3MJUuW>*/7* UiL'aI������������������(������������������ia ���������������������������  tr>  /  Thursday, August 9,1917  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  /  When You Know  fight  the  When you get to know a fellow,  know his joys and know  his cares,  When you've come to understand  him and the burdens that  he bears; y  When you've learned the  he's    making    and  troubles in his way,  Then you find that he is different  than   you    thought   him  yesterday.  You find his faults are trivial and  there's   not   so much to  blame  In the brother that you jeered at  when you  only knew his  name.  You are quick to see the blemish  in the distant neighbor's  style,  You can point to all his errors  and may sneer at him the  while;  And your prejudices fatten and  your hates more violent  grow  As you talk about the failures of  the man vou do, not know.  But when drawn a little closer,  and your hands and shoulders touch,   ,  You  find the traits you hated  . really don't amout to much.  When you get to know a fellow,  know his every mood and  Nwhim,  You begin.to find the texture of  the splendid side of him;  You  begin to understand him,  and you cease to scoff and  sneer,  For with understanding always  prejudices disappear.  You begin to find his virtues and  his faults you cease to tell  For you seldom hate a fellow  when you know him very  well.  When next you start in sneering  and your phrases turn to  blame,  Know more of him you censure  than his business and his  name;  For it's likely that acquaintance  would your prejudice dispel  And you'd really come to like him  if you knew him very well.  When you get to know a fellow  and you understand his  ways,  Then his faults won't really matter, for you'll find a lot  to praise. ���������������������������Edgar Guest.  Each  Must Do  His  Duty  Build  It Here  If you're breaming of a heaven,  Build it here.  We the days of gloom can leaven  With our cheer;  We can bury woe so deep  That he ne'er will upward creep;  We can grain of gladness   reap,  Never fear.  winging,  Addressing a public meeting,  Food Controller Hanna issued a  solemn warning to the people of  Canada that unless the country  lined up for economy in food it  would be face to face with starvation this winter.   He declared  if all did their duty no one would  starve, but if it became a question of hunger at home or at the  front, the boys in the trenches  would not be allowed to suffer.  Mr. Hanna said he would waste  no time in coaxing but would exercise the drastic powers bestowed upon him by the government.  In regard to hotels,  restaurants,  etc., he said he would have an  important  announcement by the  end of the week.   To the young  men he  said  the best way to  serve their country was by-eating  their meals at the front.   Mr.  Hanna also announced that he  would not hesitae to fix prices if  necessary.  If  you be to heaven  Wipe your eye.  You'd look well hosannas singing  With a sigh!  You'd like" well a harp to play,  Moaning, groaning all the day!  Heaven was  never gained that  way���������������������������  Mark it down.  We may scatter joy and laughter  As we go,.  And the thing that cometh after  We don't know;  But the truth our   spirits tell;  Here we build a heav'n or hell;  Lay its stones of ill or well,  ��������������������������� . Here below.  ��������������������������� A. J. Waterhouse.  A timber merchant was sitting  in his office���������������������������one day. musing  sadly over the general depression  in the wood trade, when a quiet-  looking young man entered.  "Do you sell beech wood?"  asked the stranger.  "Yes, sir," replied the merchant, rising with alacrity and  and hoping devoutly to book a  large order; "we.can supply any  quantity on the shortest notice,  either in the log or. the plank."  "Oh, I don't want so much as  that." said the youth, shifting  his feat uneasily. "I just want'  a bit for, a fiddle bridge.  Why not take your Sunday dinner  at .the King Edward?  .=:: Right Kind of a Girl  Let a girl be ever so graceful  in the dance, let her be   ever so  elegant of walk across a drawing-room, ever so bright in conversation, she must posses other  qualities to convince the. great  average run of young men that  she can be a manager of his home.  Frugality,   woman instincts   of  love for home, an eye to the best  interests of her husband and the  careful training of her children  these are the traits which make  the good wife and which young  men look for in girls they meet.  Men   may give the impression  that they do not care for common  sense in their sweethearts,  but  there is nothing they so unfailingly   demand   in their wives.  An applicant for a. telephone  job at Memphis, when asked if  she had ever had any operating  experience, replied: "Yes, I  have had my adenoids removed  EATS DIRT  MADE     IN  CANADA  GIL LETTS  LYE  CLEANS-DISINFECTS���������������������������USED FOR  SOFTENING WATER���������������������������FOR MAKING  HARD AND. SOFT SOAP fFULL  DIRECTIONS WITH EACH CAN."  >>  Teacher���������������������������Now children, which  of you can tell me what a lake is?  Ah, there is a little boy with his  hand up.   What is a lake, James ?  Jimmie McFaden���������������������������Playse.mum  it be a howl in the bottom of a  taykettle.  Men and Things as Seen Thro' Hank Reklaw's Periscope  Too generally thc press of Canada is disposed  to accept the misleading slogan of "Let's finish  thc war first before discussing after* the war problems."   Frequently-weseethisthoughtjexpresscd  in our Canadian exchanges.   We believe this position is most false to Canada's best interests. .If  wc read into' the delightfully optimistic diplomatic ultcrenccs of thc statesmen of England  and Germany, Russia and France, and the othcr  allies  of each side, something more  than  the  schoolboy clap-trap with which these statements  arc clothed, we begin to realise that right now  general terms are being laid down which shall  bottom future negotiations with regard to peace,  and that now, while thc fighting is in progress, is  thc time when every loyal  thinking Canadian  should give his and her best thought to the proper  solution^of thc great problems confronting us.  If wc quietly submit,  colonial-like,  to  having  these problems settled for us by men across the  seas, without our having an understanding of thc  arrangement and knowing what to expect from  its ultimate working out, we arc almost certain  ^to^rua^thc_day,=for-^wc^shall==find_ourselves-ticd^  too   tightly  in   the   colonial   swaddling-clothes  which have already hampered   us   beyond   all  reason.  While it is true thc spokesmen for thc various  governments engaged in thc war, have failed so  far to rcacli any common basis from which to  start negotiations looking to thc ending ol* thc  war, nevertheless, there arc numerous indications  that both sides arc jokcying for position, and  each is so shaping thc public statements as to  make them read good al home and thus make  thc people of each of thc fighting empires believe  that their side is winning.    ���������������������������  Doctor Michaclis, speaking for thc Central  Powers, practically says to the Entente Govcrn-  , mails that Germany has endured three years of  warfare; that the Central Empires have not had  the worst of it, and thai they arc willing and  able to continue the fight as long as the Entente  Allies desire. He  Allies feci that Ihey  many and Austr"  way, and plainly intimates that the Central En>  pires are more than willing to sit in conference  with representatives of the Allied governments  and the United States in an effort to negotiate  peace. On the other hand, Lloyd-George's reply  is practically a declaration that Great Britain is  able and willing to continue to fight as long as  Germany desires. To this declaration, Lloyd-  George adds the warning that if the war is prolonged long enough, the assistance of America  will enable the Allies, finally to conquer the Central Powers. Each of these government leaders  naturally insists that the result of the -military  and naval operations, so far, has been in favor of  the alliance which he represents, and each "insists that the other's blockade has been a failure,  and that his own people have not only enough  to eat, but are, in fact, over-provided.  ��������������������������� These statements, as wc all must recognize, are  only half true: They do not convey thc real conditions in either country. But what they do indicate is this: That each side is trying to force the  other.to show its hand, and that neither is yet  prepared to cry enough. They arc, however, trying to find a basis upon which they can open  negotiations. These peace talks at long distance  are prelimary. They are certain to lead to  closer contact.  In Canada, are wc, in our home affairs, and in  our outlook upon the future, arc wc shaping up  in a large, non-political way, a Canadian policy  that would enable our representatives to go into the  peace conference that is certain to come, with  something'that would be a credit to Canada and,  in a measure at least, express to thc world something worthy for which we stand? If wc do not  prepare now, while thc war is on, to place ourselves in a position that will command a hearing,  our representatives will certainly bc placed at a  disadvantage. Ancl all they can do will bc to,  parrot-like, voice thc opinions of the shrewd diploma ts^6f-Englandr.who^no w^lfrbk^pffirCaTratliT  only as a cwiony, lo bc played us a pawn in the  raiiic of world chess. Ii' our leaders at Ottawa  were to l.'-avc today on a misr.j,n to a world peace  congress, they would not, could not, carry with  them the spirit, the voice, of Canada. They  would bc simply pawns in lhc hands of the England's masterful players in the game of European  politics���������������������������the game that has kept the world al war  for centuries.  Final Corrections 9 Addi-  tions to our New Directory  will be made this month.  Is your name on the List?  *,  ��������������������������� t" I  - .S'.'l  ', s.-t-A  ,'SS\  * '-\Vv'i  ���������������������������:���������������������������"'VI  i:J."S.iSi  ���������������������������4 I* r _���������������������������>1  Don't walk when you can talk  OKANAGAN TELEPHONE COMPANY  I'  '.V.-  . 'Jit'I  i r -  Vi1^^1  s 7l ":*'������������������������������������������������������: ?~ 1  "���������������������������^-"--V^l  ���������������������������^sJ-'Hr"}  c  ���������������������������   t.'   V'vf;t 1  VV\Vyf  . *  i>"  talking  over   lhcir various  were really in earn-  When you need anything in the line of  Commercial Printing, 'phone the  Home Printer  Loose Leaf Billheads  The  ladies  were  ways of economizing.   Thev  est, you know, and didn't know lhe men were Statements  listening.   "Three ycars ago I had a tailor-made'  suit," said one, "and I thought my husband would  apply for a divorce when 1 asked him for thc  money to pay for it, but if he would buy his  e also practically says that if thejdotlies on the same plan I can see where we  ley have had enough of war, Ger-11W0lI,d ,)e, l|b,e lo savc enough money to buy a  ���������������������������ia and their allies feel the same ,lousc lind lot-   Whcn J ha(l lhc Sllit ������������������iadc it had  a long coat with bell-shaped sleeves narrowed at  the wrist and it was just as good as new thc following year. That year I made new sleeves for  the coat from the skirt of the suit, and the next  year I wore, it only as sccond-bes*. The next year  I was really obliged to get another "suit. Did you  ever see a man who had any further idea of  economy than smoking a pipe instead of a cigar,  or some insignificant little thing like that?"  "Gee whiz," piped in a small voice from thc  men's corner, "I suppose hubby might get tailor-  made trousers and when the fringe began tournament the bottoms of them he could "have them  cut off and wear spats. If they got worn about  the edges again he could have them cut off so  Letterheads  Booklets  Counter Check Books  Stock Certificates  Window Cards  Stork Cards  Ball Programmes  Butter Wrappers  Duplicate Billing Forms  Envelopes  Price Lists  Dodgers  Circular Letters (typewriter)  Posters  Wedding Stationery  Wedding Cake Boxes and Cards  Invitations  Visiting Cards  HAVE YOUR PRINTING DONE IN THE HOME TOWN.  All Lines of Ruled and Unruled Writing Paper  In Short: Anything in Printing.  THE  WALKER   PRESS  that he might wear leggings, and ihe ncxt year  hc might weer them for a bathing suit.    She  P^/var    -P���������������������������    TVin      Pvrkcc      $9    r\r\������������������    trno*.  ought lo have her ideas of economy copyrighted."   tttJIieW    lOr     llie      rrtJbb,     $������������������    per    yVSlY VI  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY-  Thursday, August 9,1917  Exclusive I Reliable Merchandise  BEAUTIFUL FRESH GOODS ROLLING IN DAILY, WHICH GIVE AN ADDED CHARM TO  THIS STORE. TAKING INTO CONSIDERATION TO-DAY'S MARKET COST, YOU WILL AGREE  THAT OUR PRICES ARE EXCEPTIONALLY LOW.  SAMPLE  WAISTS  A range of sample Waists, in Jap Silk nnd Crepc-  de-Chenc.     In   sizes only   3(5   nnd IIS.    All   lhe  newesl styles; sheer and dainty for ���������������������������  dressy wear.   Some have hand em- Q.0 ^\(\)  broidered  fronts, others fine lace- vD^..Jv/  Irinuued.' Colors are Maise, Flesh TO  and White.    Worlh 8-1.00 lo $0.00. &r   m  spfciai  ...   cbD.DU  Sir Richard  McBride  Sir Richard McBride, former premier of British Columbia and  until recently agent-general for the province in the Old Country,  died in London at 6 o'clock Monday morning. Death is said to  have been due to Bright,s disease, from which he hacUbeen suffering for several years.  Sir Richard,, McBride was the most outstanding Premier British  Columbia has had. He held office of chief minister fromV903 until  the autumn of 1915, when he resigned to go to England as agent-  general, being succeeded at Victoria by W. J. Bowser, who for  several years had been associated with him as attorney-general.  One of the reasons actuating Sir Richard in the decision to go to  London was failing health; he hoped to obtain an improvement  there, but it was soon apparent that if anything, his condition was  worse. A few months ago his physicians advised him to come  back to British Columbia, and while the recent session was in  progress in Victoria he resigned from the position of agent-general  with the announced intention of returning to the Pacific Coast.  The body of Sir Richard McBride, will be cremated in London  and' the ashes brought to British Columbia for burial. Lady  McBride and family hope to leave London for Canada at the end of  this week, says the Vancouver Province.  Although Sir Richard has been seriously ill for several months  the announcement of his death, which came in* private cables, was  a great surprise.* All along it had been expected by his army of  friends in British Columbia that he would be able to return to the  province and would here recover his heath. Many anticipated  that he would enter federal politics at the next election, in which  event it was supposed that he would be given a place in the federal cabinet.  A SPECIAL PURCHASE  While down Fast ourebuyer picked  up  a snap  in  Silk and  Crcpe-de-  Chene Corset Covers.    Sonic have  lace   yokes   I rimmed    ribbon.  Value lo -$2.75; for ���������������������������'..  1.  59  THE  LATEST   IN  MEN'S   HATS  All our New Fall styles have ar-  ' rived.      The    very    latest    shapes  from   the    best    makers    in   very  pleasing    and    dressy7\ 75tn A SO  shapes.     Prices   ..,. J.''0104  MEN'S FINE SHIRTS  Another shipment of Fall Shirts  just arrived from one of the best  shirlmakcrs. The lol includes all  the newest patterns. and novelty  ell'ecls; good washing material  material and fit. <|,25 to 1*75  Prices    1      ���������������������������     1  DRINK THE BEST TEA  AND COFFEE  FLANNELETTE  of British maiuifac-  ,    "WHITE  .1,000 yards  lure.      Each     quality   of   a   soft  finish  and  of dependable wearing  properties.    Prices���������������������������  .28-in. wide   .     .. ...... 15c yd  33-in.   wide   ..........20c yd  ���������������������������30-in.   wide   .......... 25c yd  STRIPES FLANNELETTE  50   bolts   of   excellent   quality;  no   better   values   to   be   obtained.  Buy   now   for   the   best   quality   is  limited. Prices���������������������������  28-in.   wide   .-..*' 15c yd  32-in.   wide    20c yd  33-in.   wide   .    25c yd  13. Co. No. 1 Tea (50c lb  B. Co. No. 2 Tea 50c lb  IB. Co. Imperial, 3 lbs for $1.00  IB. Co. M. &. .1. Coffee... .50c lb w. ,,,   ,,. -,,���������������������������.,  ���������������������������-  .,   r,     r ��������������������������� ,   r, ..     ,.      ���������������������������. /w,   Width ou-incncs. 9fir  13. Co. Imperial, 3 lbs for #1.00  ~ ��������������������������� ^oc>  HORROCKSES CAMBRICS  A stupendous shipment of these  excellent Cambrics. Absolutelv  NO INCREASE IN PRICES. Wears  belter than any other.  30c, 35c  Pl'icC       '     Yard  CRETONNES, -MUSLINS   AND  SJLKOL1NES  from our Spring slock. Every  pattern is good, but they have lb  move along lo make room for  new Fall goods. That is the reason  for the big reduction.  Values to 45c vard. 4 rv     ,tj  Very  Special    0.   IVC -V(1  SOME ODD LINES IN PLATES  TO CLEAR  Tea plates, G for'.-..-���������������������������.'    50c  Breakfast Plates, G for  ..".  Soup  Plates, G  for     Dinner Plates,  G  for      65c  75c  85c  . BOOTS AND SHOES  We   arc   daily   receiving   fresh  shipments   of   Footwear   for  Men,  Women, J3oys, Girls and Children.  The   best   values   at   Right  Prices.  (flirliudso  INCORPORATED 1670  ompniuj  HERBERT E.PUPBIDOt STORES COMMISSIONER  VERNON, B. C.  JULY  WEATHER  ��������������������������� o  es  1  3  A  ��������������������������� 5  (i  7  8  9 ���������������������������  10  11  12  13  14  Looking on  Brighter Side  Beneath the auto's wheels he lay,  A crushed and bleeding mass;  With awful   speed it came that  way  =&re=h e=coul d-doclg&r=alas=!=  But, being one who always tried  To look upon the brighter side,  He feebly smiled at those who  sought  To set him free, and gave  Hali'-gasped   expression to this  thought,  At   once sublime and brave;  . ..������������������������������������������������������ I is  A new edition of the Saskat- ]L'  chewan Map, a most useful pub-1 \%  lication both from the standpoint! 19  of the settler and the business- 20  man, has just been issued by the  Natural   Resources Intelligence  =Bi-'anGh-ot=the-Department=ot=the42:.  Interior. The primary object of 125  the map is to afford reliable in-'20  formation to the prospective!^  settler as to lands open for loca  tion.  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""  IMPORTANT AUCTION SALE  OF  Dairy Cows  I have received inslriirtinns from I-'. W. COLLIN. Esq., to sell bv  PUBLIC AUCTION, al his much, I 1-2 miles east of Knderby, on the  Mara  Boad, on���������������������������  Thursday, August 16th  at 1.30 p.m. sharp  TWELVE JERSEY COWS  UNRESERVED SALE BY  Public Auction  of HIGH-GRADE DAIRY STOCK, HORSES, ETC.  for MR. R. J. COLTART, at his Ranch, 1 mile west of Enderby  Wednesday, August 29th  at 1.30 p.m.  Terms, 2 1-2 per cent discount for cash at the time of sale,  or 2 months credit on approved security, at 6 per cent interest.  For particulars, see posters.  MAT HASSEN  Auctioneer     .-.,... Armstrong, B.C.  Furniture For Sale  Property of the Rev. C. Reed  The Ireasurcr of the Canadian  Patriotic Fund acknowledges the  following conlributions received  since publication of thc last list:  Ii.   .1.   Carlson    * 1.00  V  A.  Adams         LOO  Ued  Cross Tea   Booms     5.00 I  A.   Beeves        8.1)0  Mrs.   Hooves        8.00  Miss   Lang        4.00  12 Hilling'Room Chairs  3 Seagrass Chairs  1 Seagrass Sellec  2 Easy Chairs  1 Cooking Hange  2 Dressers  A Quantity of Kilchen Utensils  J. E. CRANE  2 Sideboards  1  Extension Dining Table  1 Morris Chair  2 Ikds  1 Heater  2 Wash Stands  Enderby, B. C.  $27.00  All   First-Class milkers;  quid  am  I will also oll'er for sale a No. ���������������������������  splendid condition.  Sale  commences  al   1.30  p.m. sharp.  Parties allending sale  from   Enderby.  follow the Mara road from Fnderby am:  Parlies from Mara and north will follow  al sign of red Hag.  genile: from 2 lo (i years old.  Sharpies    Tubular    Separator,  in  1 erins. cash.  Armstrong   and   soulh,  turn  in  al  sign of red  Mara-Kndcrbv   road   to  will  Hag.  turn  TIMBER SALE X1031.  C. CREED  Al'CTIONKKH  AHMSTBONC,   B.C.  Sealed tenders will be received  by the Minister of Lands not later  than noon on the 10th day of  August, 1017. for the purchase of  Licence XI 1)31, lo cut 48(>,()00 feet  of yellow pine on an iirea situated  on 'Coldwaler  Biver,  Yale  District.  One (1) year will be allowed for  removal  of limber.  Further particulars of the Chief  Forester, Victoria, B.C., or District  Forester, Vernon, B.C,  APRICOTS  Are going to be scarce.     Leave your  orders now to secure good fruit  DILL BROS.  Gents' Furnishings and Groceries  The Fruit Season is Approaching  Ous Motto-"QUALITY AND SERVICE"  'PHONE 48  Bell Block, Enderby  TEECE & SON,

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