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 /������������������  Enderby, B. C, February 21, 1918  A NfL>>    %&/l K E R 'S       WEEKLY  v<d   ?C; No. 53; Whole No. 504  FARMERS' INSTITUTE  Enderby Boys  Again Win ^"  Annual Report of Directors In-   . A}>6u\ th4irt>' hockey enthusiasts  ,...!_...     r, '     ' drove  to   Armstrong  last  Wednes-  dicates that the farmers are day evening to witness a game be-  Taking    Advantages    of   the .Jween the Vernon and Enderby in-  o       ��������������������������� .  ,.     ��������������������������� .    u        tcrmediales.    It was a hard fought  ���������������������������    Services of the Organization, game from the, face-off, and  took  o I fourteen   minutes   oveitime  to  de-  Following is the annual report of cide which was the better team,  the board of directors of the Nor- Both teams; on account of lack  thern Okanagan Farmers' Institute: of practice, were minus com bin a-  "Your directors have the honor to;tion, Enderby winning on the spec-  report we have a membership of'tacular rushes by "Cyclone"  101 as against 114 in 1915; not too;Adams and "Speed" Jones, who  bad considering the large number were-ably assisted by "Midget"  of our members gone overseas. McMahon  and  Rod  Sparrow.  x"In comparing thc cash on hand ^ Vic.Poison, at cover point, was  balance of $135.47 Jt should be' a very useful player, blocking  known we had, this year^ to pur- many.,a rush by thc Vernon for-,  chase powder, fuse and- caps, in-J wards."' -George'Graham, at" point,  stead of the Government supplying was always cool-headed, and kept  them on.,consignment as in past the puck well to the comers, while  years.s o that our stock represents "Dib", in goal, was the star of the  actual cash $157.96,- which,- added team, stopping shot after shot, any  lo above, and our buildings, office one of-which looked like sure goals  - accessories, vet. instruments, cups,1 For the losers, Greyell and Norris  per capita grant due,, etc., makes, played well, and would have ac-  our assets, total $503.14, and our, complished more had they done  liabilities are nil. ~" j theirown shooting instead of fecd-  - "They ear. being closed Nov. 30flf  ing one of their other forwards all  in 1916, as thc secretary was going  night.  overseas, made ���������������������������it", necessary to, . Teams���������������������������Vernon: Wood, McDon-  . carry over - expenses incurred in aid, Henderson, Norris, Greyell,  1916 for-prize money, sec. salary 'Klausriian and Forsler. Enderby:  and expense amounting to $230 ac-|Mowat^ Graham, Poison, Adams,  counts for the smaller cash balance ' McMahon.^Jones and Sparrow,  as against last year's $464 brought! Goal summary���������������������������Enderby 3 cmin.'  .forward. - Y -    /   ! Enderby-5   min.",   Vernon   3   min.,  . "The., mangel competition -shows Enderby'. 5   min.     Vernon   3   min.  an expense of $17.50, less four en- JVernon 5 min.'," Vernon 5 min., Entries necessary*- to obtain" the gov--derby, 2 min.    Overtime, Endarby  ..eminent grant .of $25 and judging,  T4 min. l _,   _,, *  and   unless   more   entries   are   se-|-   Penalties: Enderby 3, Vernon" 1".  cured  this year'we will  be com- All minors;    We will not mention  pelled to change the root crop com-jany names; you c;an guess.  . petition to' potatoes pr-some other i    ,The writeup of the game in the  .'.���������������������������fbot crop.-*- Vernon   News   is   rather   amusing.  "Ten. - entries   were   obtained   in ' It says the teams played., five-min-'  the farm-garden, competition, andrutes   each ^way, overtime,   neither  NEWS AND VIEWS  .eight, in the wheat.   These resulted  in -keen' interest "and "rivalry;, better"  gardens  and   more  of  them,  and  etter,.cleaner'wheat.  We"^look "for  still better, in- 1918: new conipetit  side scoring, then went bn-lo play  five minutes.eaclr^way again. -This  was not the case at all. The boys  played five, minutes -overtime"each  way, "neither side scoring, and  as  prs ,to "come" in .and make the old. there-,were-a-number of. the-spec  cup'holders, buck up. .-V- - ' ~ -I tators .-anxious" to 'get on.the.ice^to  .-;."The~seed.?sales , this "year, were , skate,; besides the hour, being, late,  fairly satisfact6ryr"considering "late i tlie ' captain's'-decidid to play-until  spring and other-conditions; "Prices either side;scored, Enderby-netting  wilKbe.high-this year, but we look  for . as . big or larger . sales this  spring. :-Lists  wilkbe* mailed., as  early as possible.     .. '���������������������������;':''    -   '  Our sales of- powder, caps and  fuse  were-,very'- good, considering  the winning goal in four minutes,  V>Vhoeyef gave the account of-the  game So H.\n&: r'ewi-was. not^fair  ehoutuV to" say tbat^Endcrby scored"  in overtime?' buf covers, the defeat  Grindrod people are preparing  to build a public hall this spring.  Tomorrow night the' people of  Mara will give a mask ball in their  hall.  B. F. Cameron returned from  logging operations in-the vicinity  of "Chase Wednesday morning.  Word has been 'received by Mrs.  S. II. Speers that Corp. Win. Garrett, ������������������an Enderby boy, who has been  in France thc past three years, has  been advanced to Sergeani, in addition to winning ~ the military,  medal for bravery in action.  Miss Hayes, the - war-cooking  food demonstrator, .will be in Enderby four days,-"commencing Mar.  4th. A meeting of the' food. conservation general committee ..will  be held al the City Hall this evening (Feb. 21st) to complete a plan  for organizing the work here.  The annual-general,, meeting of  the Woman Voter's League will, be  held in the K. of P. Hall on Saturday, Feb. 23rd, at 2.30 p. m. Business, the election of. officers. Address, "Canada and- Her< Government," ':The Food Question." All  women are heartily welcome.  - Mrs. Jacob - Babcock, who has  been visiting her sister? Mrs. Thos.  Brash, for several weeks, returned  to her home near, Regiha, Sask., on  Monday, Mrs. Brash "accompanying  her to Sicamous. Mrs; Babcock expressed herself as greatly pleased  with the winter.'weather of this  part of the Okanagan, even with  this season's excessive snowfall.   .  The ladies of the Trench Comfort  Club are to give a whist drive'and  dance in K. of P.- Hall on Friday  evening, March 1st, in aid of the  Fund to send comforts to the boys  ih the trenches. .The'Enderby-orchestra has j volunteered, the-services of its. members, and will-provide the" music. An -admission < of  50c .will be charged, 'including the  whist "drive,, dance -.'iknd refresh  m'chts.    \ ���������������������������-   ',-���������������������������"  "' ���������������������������-Vk- " ���������������������������*'  v,-^-  , . .,. _  ���������������������������. of .the/Vernon" team by saying that:  the high  cost   of   them,  fber |ate, Enderby-gqt into an argument and  spring, shortage of labor andrWgh ieft-ithc ice.    En-derby"; won .'fairly       tm  aviating and very little cbaflcc of  a fall in sight-   "...      m      '"  We h������������������d ewqimU0s_;for ������������������nly a  small quantity of cement this-year;  could not "get near a carload, so lost  this business. ^ We-can handle cement with much benefit to our  members when able to handle a-car, w j T Fenton  |mt only hy .the car is it possible to g^y?:, Fn -Grotton  effect material saving-        .   - a   Reeves '       2 00  "The Pep.artment of Agricnlture, \ m,-/1 Reeves  ~ ~  a war-time economy, has amongst ;������������������{ ' } af_������������������  other things, discontinued the fall JSf. ������������������fc������������������fSfi-  meetings and short-course lectures, *rt - '^, *rt/'  Tbe treasurer- of tbe Canadhu  patriotic Fund acknowledges' tbe  following contributions received  since publication of. the, last list:  Bitioi  op  ��������������������������� 5.00  S. E- -Wartry '     1-00  g.   E.  Mowat  -      2.00  B. Winter  ".  10.no  R. E- T������������������ forster     4-00  F. A. Adams   ".     1.00  An adjourned meeting of. the City  .Council was- held Monday "evening  to consider, various ameudtf ejits to  therMu������������������icipal-Act-pnf>)>osetl~by the  Inspector of' Municipalities.:' The  question"of-water rate to he sefon-  motors'also received.a going over.'  A motion was-passed giving'the  Enderby hospital Association -30  days-in-which to- reopcivthc bos-~  pital building for use as such-or-to  vacateit.'.    '        ~  ���������������������������A  Pakota   paper -remarks-. that  one  of tbe   fastidious *ncw)y;inar-  ricd   ladies  of  tbat  towjjVJcncads  bread with her gloves on, and the  editor remarks lhat while this incident may seem somewhat peculiar,  ������������������. 9 nn there are others, ..and be 4s'one of  ���������������������������'Inn i them.    Re  needs  bread  with  his  i shoes  on; -needs  bread  with  his  o no! trousers^on,  and unless some de-  "jon linqucnt' subscribers pay  up'.soon  *-    he'll   need  bread   without  a - dam  thing on���������������������������and Pakofa is po garden  of Eden in the winter time.  Pays Tribute to Percy Stevens  Speaking of the loss of Pte. Percy  Stevens, who was one of 170 young  American soldiers to go down with  the transport Tuscania, the Bend,  Ore., Press echoes what is in the  heart of friends of the gallant boy  in Enderby and district, when it  says:  "In America thc personality- of  Percy Stevens was not eclipsed by  ten million of his kind,' th* joyous  cxlmljcrcnt youth of thc nation.. On  board the Tuscania he. became an  individual, one o.f two thousand  young men vibrant with the spirit  of patriotism' and inspired by the  call of a world for freedom: ,Today, sleeping beside ' th* ocean  waves on a rocky coast "of .an  island of Scotland he is ont of one  of onc hundred and seventy, on  whom thc attention of the world  has been riveted, toward whom the  hearts ' o'f a nation have ,l>een'  turned in helpless sympathy,' and  whose . names have been <- carved  high among its list of heroes. In  one short hour - he stepped from  rollick some, care-free boyhood to  ,'maiityrdom, from a position insignificant in life alfairs to one of  compelling power.  "Percy Stevens is not dead. -He  can never die. His sunny smile, is  firmly lixed in our ^memories, his*  joyous laughter rings in our ears,  and his spirit, released on its mission of;duty, calls with that of one  hundred and seventy morc of his  comrades, in an l undying voice 'to  one hundred million Americans, to  .awaken, .to keener, realization of  'the ^rightfulness which would  grip"the freedom of the world.in a  mailed hand.    t  "The" miotheri who bore'him does  not sorrow in bitterness. ' The, sisters who loved him do. not mourn  with- regrets; .ytheir hearts are  Heavy with his, absence" but their  souls are; comforted" witHV'the  knowledge .- that .sunny, - lovable  "Pike'? has only stepped froni^ their  side,5,a''boyt".fo become "a forceful  figure "in shaping,- the'.destinies of  the-'wbrld." '��������������������������� This,V'irideed,<.isJ.not  death;lit is^lifc." ;; ;..   . >v    SSS-S'-  Z.S&S "  $35.00  and perhaps, welj advised, as the  interest in them appeared to be on  the decline, and a lay-off. may result in renewed interest when  things become more normal again.  Subscribers to the pepartment of  =Agricuiture=Journal���������������������������get���������������������������tbe=bes't  going from agricultural and horticultural stair.  "The Department discontinuing  the grant of $25 to the secretary,  won't help interest, the Institute or  fv oTI^Sm ������������������"le��������������������������� SXV^ tbe   vifcl"Vty   ������������������f  ^������������������Bbl*Mke,   this  K and going, Vsoie. V the ?f'W ^M JJaU**  from the ^^L^X\T^x^\^A\^  tea  tables, and  $8  from  the quilt than uoupieq, \\ we arejo-peuevc  rallied..   The quilt; which was do   ""    " "'"  According to the official records  kept by Mr. "Kenny, for the Government weather bureau, the total  snowfall up to the 1st of February  at-Enderby.-for-the_ season, yvas^ 00_  inches. MrTivenny states thr.t for  a period covering several years the  average snowfall at this point has  Trench, ComforVM^vM Stall  The market stair held Saturday |?SCI> ^6 inches," thus "we "have bad  afternoon last in Speeds slore in fa0 inches or more of snow this  aid of the Tiench Comfort Fund, season than usual.   In the bills in  fanners   will   sincerely   regret   its  (IciixisCs'r  Following is a list of the directors for tbe present year: Messrs.  Win. Jones, .las. Emeny, W. J. Fenton, ft. I. Pavy, R. J. Collart, E-  Harrop.  Officers for 1018: Wm. Monk  president; R- J. Coltart, vice-president; R- L Pavy, 2nd vice-president; Chas. W. Little, secretary;  H. T. Twigg, auditor.  Financial  statement,  year  19J/:  Receipts���������������������������  Cash on hand   $464-46  Members' fees       ^-50  Competitions        82.00  Seeds,  cement,   poison   224.22  Powder, caps, fuse  1,565.95  - $2,387.13  $    7.50  232.98  Expenditures   Expenses, meetings, etc.  Officers' salaries      Postage & stationery     12.67  Printing        11.00  Competitions     225.00  Powder, caps, fuse   1,563.74  Seeds, cement, poison ...������������������    198.77  12,251.66  Balance on-hand & in bank   135.47  Since the war began Italy alone  has purchased one billioB dollars  worth of military goods from the  United States.  nated'b.v a friend; was'drawn for  by Little Miss Mack, of Vancouver,  and was won by Miss Cecil Watson  The ladies of the Trench Comfort Cliib, desire lo thank all who  so kindly contributed to the success of the affair. They desire, also  to thank all tbe ladies who arc  giving "chain teas" ii: aid of thc  fund, the names of whom, and the  net results wiU'lic published when  lhe teas are over.  MEMORIAL SERVICE  A union Memorial Service will  be held in the Methodist Church on  Sunday evening next, at 7.30, in  memory of Ptc. Percy Stevens, of  the United States army, a fellow  citizen whom we all loved.- Bevs.  J. A. Pow and P. J. Welsh will he  in charge of the service. There  will-be special singing. We invite  every citizen to be present.  TO OUR FRIENDS  We wish to extend our heartfelt  thanks to all friends for their sympathy and kind words in our hour  of trial, and sorrow, and to assure  them that their words of comfort  and consolation have done much to  lighten our heavy burden.  Mr. and Mrs. F. S. Stevens..  reports   coming   from   the   lumber  camps. __ . ,.  Thos. Woods-returned from San  Piego, Ca|.,- on Tuesday,- en route  to his wheat ranch in- Alberta.  Mr- Woods did not remain as long  in tbe south as he intended- They  have not bad any rain in that section ��������������������������� for some months and the  country is parched to a toast-  brown, and dust-covered from  cellar to garret. Cattle are dying  in thc fields, and the crop outlook  for the coming season in not good.  He says San Piego, just now, is a  ,\Theladies.of the Mara-fled/Cross  are, in^receipt of: the;following acknowledgments- from Mar������������������ men'at  the' front: ���������������������������, -  VPt,e. W. It. Coell: "Please-will  yoii convey- my thanks to the Mara  Jhwl Cross for tbeir kind thoughts';  and the' parcel received by nie in  France this Christmas. Am. slill  hearty and going strong"' <   -  v pte. T. W. Robinson: "Please accept my- most sincere thanks for tbe  parcejjof- goodies "which 1 received  from yon a few days ago. It arrived rin excellent .condition, and������������������  of course, it is unnecessary to say-  how much tbe contents were enjoyed and-appreciated., Such-an  assortment' of good things cannot  be passed by unacknowledged, although l-'fecl that tbis is but a poor.  return for,sucb pleasure as you all  have afforded me. However, someday, 1 hope, 1 shall be able to tbank  you all personally mid explain  more fully jusl Jiow much- your  kindness and generosity is appreciated- 1 am1 certainly footing for-  _w a ncLJ o^t b a t^d a y=^when_i^ca n=get_  back to dear old B. C. again, with  all ils quietness and peacffulness!  Most of us Mara boys seem to have'  Censoring What    Don't Like  It would, appear from /action recently laken by thc Canadian  Government that thc world is but  a step removed from that dark period in its-history when religious  books were burned in order to  prevent, the people from, reading,  them.v Tlie Victoria Colonist tells  of an action-taken in thatcity similar to that taken in other cities in  our. 'inuch^'advertised   democratic f  and free Canada,    lt says: , ".     .������������������  "Acting- under", the  aulhorityof     . ~~ - 7  the recent1 "order-in-council, Detective-Sergeant .O'Lcary  and   Detec- -     "������������������  tives   Murray'  ai������������������d   Heather  yester-'  day v.. visited-'. the   headquarters  of >  the.   International    Bible  Students', ' * ' V,.  cAsso'ciatibh'JVit   703   .Yates', Street '������������������������������������������������������ -"   ���������������������������~  and !'seized-'some   755  copies  of" a r ;    "y jV  publication '. entitled'   "The" "Fin-.  ished  Mystery," being "the seventh       ' V  of a  scnes known, .as''"Studies in i   ��������������������������� ���������������������������  Scripture's,".and  purporting to'^be s   '  a posthumous publication   'by-Pastor -Russel,  head   of the  organization Mcnown' as   the   International      ,    -.v  Bible'Sludenls' Association, a-body  which'has many "members in Vic-  ."Xs-1- **** " * *���������������������������  loina.  -"-���������������������������._-' "        , ���������������������������     -        ;  "The seizure   -was in pursuance      * l^,  oiV thc    order-in-council    recently     .    '  -"  .3iisced   in" Ottaway.under-the press"      r-V  censorship; regulations,'and which        "',    f  prohibits,'under  pain"'of a'-heavy'"     V   ;,-���������������������������  fine,  the'possession  i:i  Canada ,t"of -. -   V- ���������������������������'  the above publication, and "of 'The',   /- * .   ]  Bible; Students Monthly,! bothjiub-^ S        r  1 ished   at   the   Association's^ head-V,   /-,  quarters "at Brooklyn, N. -Y. ---V" ~~ ?S77   <-'  "In addition, to the '"books, ~-_a '3 ' ;-,-',  niiinber .of copies of "Tthe Monthly- ["': 777  were- seized and. carted' to'police , .', ."V  headquarters,"\where they, will-be--,-^S-.'S'-r-  hehl - pending ^further^i nstriictions 'f^  from   Ottawa,'as-<to/acti6nVt6v-,be  V  taken^ ���������������������������j-rsrSs7'Si- S. 'S'^'irS'^'SS '������������������.__.  ;; "In-Sthe* place-lwhen. the officers "V. V:f ^^1  ^   -jt .^ 'jv>|  ^ SS'SSSl  ing/for copies?-' iThei 'demand  fpr,c  the'work has. f>een large, especial-'/  |y.-since ':thc- .recent-   couyenfion.V  here  of  tbev International - '"Bible. '*;,  Students'    Association,-  at'* whicb/4~  some  500  delegates - from  all, sec-,   '  tioi.s of Ihitish'Cohunbia and ad: v  joining states.were in -altcndarice. ~ *"  (Localy b������������������������������������kr stores have "been. car-.   ,  ryjng  considerable  stocks���������������������������of "The .'  pipisbed Mystery," a worlc which"  predicts the e\u\ of the world some  time about-Easier, deals with the .-  present   war   as   the  "great    Armageddon     which,   according, to ~,  Plbica|   prophesy,- will   nsher   in   r  tbe. Millennium,  and   incidentally,"'  makes a hitler attack upon the present/' system ".of  religion   and   lhe  cjiuV'hes.    The  principles     enun-  cialcd in_,tbe    work,    esi^gcblUy __  "i  i.  those   which" appear   to   be   arguments against military service, rc-  wrcioi ������������������s warn poys ������������������iwto ������������������o nuve j|jng - j   tj ant(   g  got more or less separated lately, V,,    ...       ,     '      . .  .  but we never know when we mayi0"^' tending to create an opinion  bump into each other and^ihen it is J adverse to the country's every ef-  only a few minutes', chaf and on! fort An lhc present war, are lhc  again. Xeedless to say, we are-all L;Ciisons wh ,hc au|norjtics have  looking   forward   to   that   glorious   ii. =    ,      ,   - , ���������������������������  roundup, after which it willhc our P,aced a ban uP������������������n U,e work'   Pas"  dup.  own   inclinations   instead   of the  sound of the bugle."    ���������������������������  Sgt. Will H. Ahier: "J can't tell  you how pleased 1 was to have a  parcel from Mara. What a grand  pick-me-up it was to know tbat  you were remembered by your old  friends, and I thank you ever so  much for your kind. ess.  My thoughts often stray back to  the hiippy days I spent in tbe settle-,  ment, and 1 can tell you I am look:  ing forward to returning there very  soon now.   It has not been my luck  city one docs not care to linger to meet any of the hoys, as a great  with, and he made tracks for borne i part ol my two years out here has  as soon as he saw what a mess thc been .spent with thc French army  weather man  had made of things  The peope who have so much  sympathy for those who have  gone beyond all earthly help,  m'ight use a little of it in every day  life to a good and excellent purpose. The idea of kicking people  when alive and then for a person  to weep over their grave when  dead is one too many for us and is  onc reason why thc world is no  better today. Speak your kind  words to the living, and then  when you at(; dead you need not  care what is said of you.  Will 'Icll you more when I return."  Spr. E. A. Robertson: "I wish to  thank you all for your kindness in  sending the parcel of good things,  which arrived in fine shape and  was very much appreciated.  Puring the month of Peceniber  German submarines sank vessels  containing 7,000,000 pounds of  food.  A man doesn't discover that  there is :i boundary line between  his own lot and his neighbor's until the first snow falls and he has  to clean the walks.  tor.Russell, il will be remembered,  was refused, entry to Canada. by  the authorities because of his well-  ;fciVo\yn preachments againt military service. The present publication'is said to be compiled from  material he lefl when he died,  and edited by men named after  him in his will."  'The Parson of Panamint"  The first of the Paramount picture plays wiLI be shown at the Enderby Opera House ncxl Saturday  night. These arc the best pictures  obtainable on this circuit. They are  the pictures seen in all the larger  theatres in the cities, and are said  to bc more finished than those of  the Fox service. Il is lhe object of  Manager Bobb in changing from  the Fox to tlie Paramount, to1 give  his patrons a chance to see new  faces and actors,of the same high  standard he has introduced in the  past few months.    The Paramount  Fiicture for Saturday night is that  ainous Pallas photo play, "Thc  Parson of Panamint," with Duslin  Farnum in the leading role. This  is a western story filled with the  elements of human interest, of history, of tragedy and comedy. ti ���������������������������xn*������������������^.*+ S ������������������������������������������������������'. 3.TTTCZSSZS  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY-  THURSDAY,  FEBRUARY  1918  THE ENDERBY PRESS  uate "nurse that might be induced to take hold of  a hospital, of this size; that in her .many years' experience as a nurse in this district she had given  entire satisfaction botli to the persons nursed  by her and the physicians under whom she has  nursed. There was nothing in the hospital Act,  he said, which would indicate tliat the records  kept by Mrs. McPherson in compliance with0the  regulations of the Act would not bc quite as acceptable to thc Government as those kept by a  graduate nurse. He knew of oilier small hospitals in the province in charge of experienced, but  not graduate, nurses which are getting the  Government grant.  The Press hopes to be pardoned for again discussing this hospital question. But wc believe  thc whole trouble has very largely been one of  viewpoint. Thc personal desires of a few earnest workers have been allowed lo dominate thc  question of public good with the result that the  larger issues of policy and general welfare have  bcen made'subservient to such questions as the  color of her hair, thc brand of tea shc drinks, the  church she attends and what she does wilh her  "Irs" and "r's"..      o  It seems lo us it is time thc city council cither  turned the hospital over to some competent person to run in thc interest of the public or disposed of it in some other way  AUTOCRACY'S BOOB MEDALS  AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  If.   M.   W.VI.K.KR  Advertising Rates:   Transient,  SOc an inch first insertion,  25c each subae-  q lent insertion.     Contract advertising. H an inch per month.  Published  every   Thursday at    Enderby,   B. C. at $2   per  year,  Walker   Press.  by   the  TH U R SDAY,   FEBRUARY  1918  MORE FARCE COMEDY  Wc Canadians are a queer lot. Democratic in  lhc main, wilh our leading public men clinging  to autocracy like a drowning man clutching at a  straw. "A curious by-product of the war for  Democracy," says H.'^F. Gad.sby, in the Toronto  Saturday Night, =>'is .the bunch of titles, hereditary and otherwise, which England is crowding  on tliis bcknjghted country.-' The ordinary Canadian fails to see how it can help Democracy in  this part of the world to set-up a lot of social banners for rich men ahd title hunters. We view  with alarm the probable cifects of this divided  love of our public men���������������������������onc eye on Canada.and  the othcr on I he. title-givers in England.". c  Saturday Night is doing a good service in  pointing out 1he folly, of continuing this rclicaof  autocracy in democratic Canada��������������������������� particularly  in these days when autocratic Europe has its  back against the wall and is fighting'democracy  at every turn of the road. "Hitherto we have regarded knighthood in Canada "' as." an., amiable  weakness. . Now we are inclined to regard it as a  joke that has been carried years too far.. Moreover,-wc smell,in it a scheme to transplant a  British aristocracy to this soil, when a Labor-Lib-  govcrnment���������������������������with Bolshcviki, reactions���������������������������  ------- Knight  At the public meeting of the Enderby; Hospi-  .. tal Association last Friday- evening there developed   another " feature   of-  they farce--'comedy  which  has been playing at the.Xity:^.afl-"every  week or two for the past few months.:':./";. - .  At- lhe previous  meeting , of  lhe: Association Icral  two weeks ago, Miss Gibbs was appointed to in-J makes titles Jook foolish in England _  tcrvicw Miss Davics, and get .from lier.'Jhe; re- j hood is an institution that wc do not'want to see  cords of receipts and expenditures and patients'flourishing in this country. We are not unhope-  a I tended at the hospital the last year of. its.opera- fuj lhat Parliament* wilf look into this whole  lion or to have Miss Davics give her reasons for question of titles������������������at the coming session and put  , not giving the - report to,, the hospital; hoard, an end to it once and for all.  These are the records the hospital board cn-;. "The reasons for conferring knighthoods in  dcavored for some months to get prior to the Canada have been general and special. The gen-  closing of the hospilal, but failed to do so. "With-, era I reasons were that a man had a iot of money,  out these records thc hospilal. boarcj. .has no! because hc was a judge or ar> official bigwig, be-  foundalion upon which to base ils application; cause he hchl a position at Ottawa and wanted to  for Government aid,_ as is provided in the.hospi-, show his legs in short pants in slate drawing  tal act. An order-in-council. was passed hy the'rooms, because he liked stars ancl garters and  Provincial Government last M">' granting to the ribbons and medals to make'him jingle, because  hospilal llie regular allowance providing the.his wife wanted it���������������������������because, well a hundred be-  365 patient-day records, were forthcoming- in j causes, any because in fact except the real one,  compliance-with, the Act.    Such  compliance is swelled head. #        - -  impossible without thc records kept when' the! "The politicians,'of course, had reasons of  hospital was running and these records were their own. Sir Wilfred Laurier, 6a democrat up  laken away by Miss Davies. to tlie hilt,'   took it as   'an honor to the French  -==^Jlisr>=Gibbs=rcported-toVhe^pr.M  she had interviewed Miss Davies and bad" sue-| guished as Sir Wilfred, also took it as an honor  ceeded in getting lhe records, but lhcy were to' to thc French race, and that naturally made it a  be" turned over to the hospital association only-little cheaper. Sir James Whitney, another  in case the hospital i.s reopened under a qualified sturdy democrat, was seized while attending thc  graduate nurse. This was the stipulation made Quesbcc Tercentenary and dragged of!" to thc Cit-  at the meeting by Miss Gibbs, but wc under-'add, where King George, then the Prince of  stand the condition really made was lhat the in- Wales���������������������������put ii on him in spite of his screams.  formation should not bc turned over if thc citi- When Sir James recovered consciousness he  zens". through the hospital board, accepted the sat up, smiled wanly and said: I took it as an  offer made by Mrs. S. McPhcrson to reopen the. honor to Ontario.' Sir William. Mulock, who  hospital and run it as a Nurse's Home free of j was .known as Farmer Bill when he was in poli-  any cost to thc city, until such time as thc'ncccs-, tics, put a good lace on it by saying: '\ took it for  sary records could be .-furnished under the Act  and the Government grant obtained, when Mrs;  McPherson would either, place a certificated  nurse in charge or make such other arrangements as the hospital board"deemed necessary-  A resolution was passed in favor of thc hospital board making further eli'ort to get a graduate  nurse to take the hospital-on the same terms as  Miss Davies accepted it three"ycars or more ago,  The request was Ihen "made that the records required by the board be turned over to the Associ-?  'ation. Miss Gibbs.replied that she did not have  the records with her.  Thc whole trouble in connection with this  hospilal controversy seems to be in the inability  of some people to recognize the limit of their  personal rights, in. dealing with public matters.  Personal likes and dislikes arc allowed to predominate, and the interests of the com munily  are sacrificed on the altar of personal bickering.  Dr. Keith, chairman of the -hospital board,  speaking on the'question of the qualifications, of  Mrs. McPherson, told thc meeting that from his  the honor of North York.' They all took it, as  you will observe, for somebody else, a supreme  act of unselfishness.  "When wc conic to thc special reasons for  making Canadian Knighls we strike a vein of  pure comedy. Looking over the list I find that  one gentleman got it for providing the present  King of England with a white horse. Sir Walter  Baliegh, as you remember, got it for thrusting a  cloak under a Queen's foot. Why, then, shouldVt  a good Canadian get it for putting a white horse  under a Knig's���������������������������well, for giving the King a good  mount? . . . One reason is as goo.d as another.  Running through the list of knights again I find  that onc got it because he played the fiddle very  well-when he was drunk; another because he had  a head-of hair like Laurier; another because he  told pretty.lies about a dead statesman;-another  because he had Early Gothic whiskers; another  because he could look at the clock without telling  lhc lime; another because he said 'you was'  and "'have went' ; another because he was sore at  the Government and needed salve; another because hc could steal millions without the aid of a  Are you going to do any  Building- or Repairing*  This Season ?  .  THE FOLLOWING ARE GOOD VALUES:  No  4  Flooring and  Ceiling    $15.00 per thousand  No. 4 Drop Siding     15.00 per thousand  Cull   Boards   10.00 per thousand  ^No.  2  Dimension, 2x4 and 2x6       15.00 per thousand  Dry Blocks $ 2.50  Planing Mill Wood        *2.25  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. E������������������4erb,  King  id  wai  o  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel, j-0j;iURPHY  Enderby  SUNSHINE SERMONS  CfeMffol Ouldaftct to * Hmpp-t, KnNU������������������ Ufl  I       By th* Phaotop-tt-PhfiUt-U       I  I rftOfceS  F. BUTLBR,  lit, lill  Many ef u* ar* grumbltra,g*t>  ting out of tort* frtquftntly, but  f������������������w of us know how to provont  getting into tho grumbling *Ut������������������;  ftw of uft uM to tho full tho ro*  ���������������������������ourooo of htpplnoto that aro  ���������������������������vol labia.  That outef-aorta0fooling, from  which ovoryona auffara attltnaa,  arlaoa In moat eaaaa from on*,of  two eauMt. felthor tha atomach  la laxy and want* a day eft, or  ther* la an accumulation of  waet* product* In tha muacle*  and brain.  fcvary part ef our body work*  by burning up tha material  atorad up ther* and derived  from tha blood. Of court*, th*  wa������������������t* matter thu* formed���������������������������41k*  aeh** In i fire-grate���������������������������mutt b*  removed, and aomotim** It ~ I*  not rtmoved quickly tnoufh,  .with tht connqutnee that.tht  ptrt*w It tlrtd tnd Mf rvmbly."  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Home  rendered  Lard and   Home; Fed Bacon  GEO. ft SHARPE  WHOLESALE - RETAIL BUTCHEft  )  SfiGRET SOCIETtfiSv  s. H. SPBPHS  W. M.  A.F.&AJM.  Enderby ������������������ lA>d?e "No.-.'40  Hefular " meeting*" first  Thuraclay on or, after the  full moon at 8 p. m. in Oddfellow* '-��������������������������� B������������������n> "Visiting  brethren ������������������or<ii������������������Uy invited  ' C. H. BPEVes  ������������������ Secretary  Are your   Putter Wraps  running low ?  PNPEJIPY ,^OPGP  , No. 35. K- <������������������f P- .       *    ,  Meets every Mond#y evening  in K. of p. Hall.    Visitor* cor-  di������������������Hy invited to Attend-'        :~-  CHAS. H4WINS. C. C. .  H. M. WAl.KEKK-lt.S.  p. J.COWART.-M.-F."  H������������������U suiUbleforConcert*. Pance������������������ ������������������nd ������������������H public  ���������������������������nterteinments.    For rates, etc.,'address,  F. FRAVPH.. Enderby  PfiOF^SS|QNA^  ^C. SJCAWNG, p. A.  .-    Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary "Public.  INSURANCE    -  PJ3J4. P^k. ���������������������������pNP^pv, ^C  MAT ffASSPN  Auctioneer an-^  Live Stock  Sales-  man = **��������������������������� -^  J\arm Sales my specialty.    See me  about* your   sales  Arm strop, j H- C.  (.���������������������������xperionce  in  employing  Mrs.   McPherson  <is  a  nurse, hc considered lier ;is cnpablc of handling i mask or a jimmy;  another���������������������������but why  siring  lhe nursing in any small hospital as any grad-  out?"  :*!.  When you need anything in the line of  Commercial Printing /phone the  Home Printer  Booklets Envelopes  Counter Check Books Price' Lists  Dodgeray  Circular Letters (typewriter)  Stock Certificates  Window Cards  Stork Cards  Posters  ���������������������������>    n //'  THURSDAY,   FEBRUARY 21,   1918  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY  "Get in the Boostin' Biz"  Do you know there's lots of people  Settin'- round iri every town,  Growl in' like  a broody chicken,  Knockin' every good  thing down?  Don't you be that kind'o' grouch,  'Cause they ain't no use on earth,  You just be^ a booster rooster,  Crow and" boost for all you're worth.  r  If your town needs boostin', boost 'er,  Don't hold back and wait to see  If some other fellow's .willin'���������������������������  Sail right in, this country's free.- -  No one's got a mortgage on it,  It's just yours as much as his;  If your town is shy- on boosters,   __  You get in^the^boostin' biz.  If "things just don't ������������������eemto suit you^  And the world seems kinder wrori'g/'"  What's the matter with yer boostin' " _-  Just to help the thing along? ,  'Cause* if things should^ stop  agoin'  We'd, be. in a sorry'plight,  You just keep that horn ablowin'���������������������������  Boost her up with all your might.  ��������������������������� -1  -i  War Flour  VI  If you lknow some fellow's failin's,  Just.forget 'em, 'cause you' know  That the: same chap's got some good points;  Them's--the ones you .want to show.  "Cast your loaves out oh-the waters,  They'll."come- back,"- a- sayin' true;   -,  ^Mebbe^tb'o, they'll come back "buttered"    '  When some feller boosts "for you.'      , ~~  Seven Hundred Millions  The Canadian people have" in-  ^, vested $700,000,000 in domestic  war bonds., Before the attempt  .   was made no one"' would believe  that, such an amount could be  - 'raised by. the issue of public securities in,this country. ;3*he.peo-  ' pie were able to" do; it_ because  they-have been < enjoying unprecedented prosperity. They ywere  -���������������������������   willing:--to do-jt-becauseV they  - ^-bavjar taken "this war >"erjously.  . vThe\. farmer, the -manufacturer  ' "and Vthe" wage-earne^/are^" all  , makwgr more than they-need to  spend. Take the skilledr. carpenter as a representative case. * In-  eluding overtime, tbe- carpenter  , is drawing from $7 to $9 per day.  That is twice what he was making  three or four years aga-Jt is true  that the cost of. living .-has in-  - creased "materially/ hut hot in  anything like the proportion that  wages have increased. \i anyone  wants proof of current prosperity  in Canada he has hut to examine  the official chartered hank statement covering pecerober. At the  end of W7, total deposits in the  twenty-.one chartered; banks of  Canada aggregated $}, 562,000,-  000. This was an increase of $45,-  000,000 over November, of $295,-  000,000 over Pecember, \W������������������, and  $592,000,000 more than in August, 29H when the. war openeq.  Thg^fact that there jas been an  increase in the past three years  of $260,000,000 in current deposits indicates the prosperity heing  enjoyed by business houses of  the couutry. ���������������������������Canada Magazine.  Pemocrfttic or Autocrine?  Geo. p. Wells concludes a  lengthy, article in the IJondpn  Times-with these words:  "That great, clear-minded  leader among the allies, that  Anglo-Saxon who more than any  other man speaks for the whole  "English-speaking and western-  thinking community, President  Wilson, has said definitely that  this is his meaning. America,  with him as her . spokesman' is  under no delusion; she is fighting  consciously for a German revolution as her essential war aim. We  in Europe4 do not seem to be so  lucid. I think myself we have  been, and are "still, fatally and  disastrously not lucid. It is high  time, x and over, that we /cleared  our minds and got down to the  essentials of the war. * We have  muddled in blood and secondary  issues long enough. We in Britain are not clear-minded because  we are double-minded. We are,  we declare, fighting for a complete change in international  methods and we are bound to stick  to the consequences of that. We  have placed ourselves on the side  of democratic revolution against,  autocratic^ monarchy, and we  cannot afford to go on shilly-  shallying^with that choice. We  cannot'in these days of black and  white play the part of lukewarm  friends of freedom. I will not remind the reader here of the horrible vacillations and inebnsis-  tericiesof policy, in Greece' cthat  have* prolonged the .war and cost  us lives and" wealth beyond measure; but President Wilson/himself has-remincledus of, .the' "follies ahd disingenuoushess of" our  early^-treatrhentof - the Russian  "revolution. What I want to point  out: here'is "the": supremeyimportance bf a jcleariead in; this matter how in order that we should  state our war aims effectively."  A||pwt Np Mi*wi4ertt������������������wting  . These words of,"President Wilson, in his last address to. Congress, are causing European rulers to find their crowns to rest  heavily upon the head: *  1 "All the parties to "this war  mus>join in "the settlement'of  every issue anyvyhere involved in  it; because what we are seeking  is a peace that we can all "unite  to guarantee and maintain, and  every-item of it-must be submit?  ted to the common, judgment,  whether it be right and fair, an  act of justice, rather than a bargain between sovereigns.  ' 'The4Jntted-States=has=no-de-  sire .to interfere in European  affairs or to act as arbiter in European territorial. disputes. She  would disdain to take advantage  of any internal weakness or disorder to impose her own will upon another people. She is quite  ready to he shown that the settlements she has suggested are  not the best or the most enduring.  They are only her own sketch of  principles and of. the way in  which they should be applied.  "But she entered this war because she was made a partner,  whether she would or no, in the  sufferings and indignities inflicted by the military masters of  Germany against the peace and  security of mankind; and the  conditions of peace will touch her  as nearly as they will touch any  other nation to which is entrusted  a leading part in the maintenance of civilization. She can  not see her way to peace until  the causes of this war are removed, the renewal rendered as  nearly as may be, impossible."  Reaping the benefit of the  elimination of Germany from  commercial competition, Japan  has enjoyed great prosperity  during the last two years. She  has now entered the piano trade,  and is exporting an upright at  the price of $135. Five hundred  pianos have already been shipped  to Australia.  One of the most important  steps taken by the food controller  by way of food conservation was  the standardization of flour manufacture. In a word, taking the  1917 wheat crop as a basis for  calculation, the new regulation  saves 2u, 000,000 bushels of wheat  in sufficient to feed 3 or 4 million  people on bread for a year. The  new regulation is satisfactory in  that all parties will bebenefitted.  The farmers are securing a fixed  high price for their wheat. The  millers will produce more flour  from the wheat at their disposal,  because 265 pounds of wheat will  make a barrel of flour, as compared with 300 pounds under the  old standard of flour. The saving  of 35 pounds of wheat in making  one barrel of flour will not noticeably affect the quality, or;taste  of the flour. As the profit to the  miller on flour is fixed at a moderate price, namely, 25 cents,  the consumer will be protected  from excessive prices. Finally,  the regulation will permit the export of 20.000,000 bushels of  wheat, or' 490,000 barrels of  flour to the Qld Country. -  Advice to Girls  Brothers^ when. treated with  consideration and their confidence  and affection won, make tbe  best friends a girl-can have. It is  because good sisters are -so few  that I have taken up my pen. By  good sisters I mean those who  stand in affectionate and sympathetic relationship with, their  brothers.  W here" there ��������������������������� are several \ sisters in a family.-as. a'rule, they,  muddle-on.together",-going their  own/ways,,. seldom, confiding "in  one ..another;"' always irritable,,  and"invariably," jealous. Where  there are only > two[ sisters inP a  family: the-.rupture.' is widened  still further.,-. - V\ --v-*..,; V:  The; attitude, ofyVgirls; toward  theircbrothers 4s /usually- one of  two kinds.; They .either .disregard  them altogether, or treat. them  as servants. - .   " ' - .  Perhaps the' latter Jcwd of" sister is the xmost common. When  she makes .a request- for novels  or magazines, brother must get  them without a word of/ protest.  At balls and garden, parties he-  must, if somebody;else's brother  is not available, neglect any other  engagement Jhe may have made,  and be their chaperone.,, ������������������������������������������������������  Now and then brother. objects  to such treatment���������������������������especially as  his sister "seldom '.deigns him, a  word of/ thanks���������������������������and in consequence they drift further, apart.  This type is the unreasonable sister. The more her brother bows  to her will the less she thinks of  doing for him in return.  The other type of sister disre-  gards=-her���������������������������brothers-=al together^  She is independent of them to an  extent almost inconceivable. }}er  thoughts, her ambitions���������������������������her life  is centred entirely in herself..  There are several other kinds  of unsatisfactory sisters. The  tittle-tattling sister, who carries  her brother's confidences to other  brothers and sisters; the nagging  sister, who considers it* her* duty  to reprove her brother oh every  occasion; the unwise sister who  is devoted to one brother, but  cold to others���������������������������these are the  chief of them.  What, then, should a girl do to  make her brother happy? What  qualities- should she possess?  They are unselfishness, control  of temper, and tact. Without unselfishness, she will never succeed in her attempt.  A Short Ton  . An Irishman worked for a man  named Morrison who kept a small  coal yard in a New England city.  Pat was continually making mis-  takes,- until finally, after a week  of unusual stupidity oh the part  of the son of Erin, when Saturday night came the boss paid him  off, remarking that he would not  need his services any longer.  "An' how's that?" queried Pat.  "Well, the truth is, you're so  stupid; it's impossible to teach  you anything.''  Pat thought a moment. ' 'Sure,  there's one thing Oi've l'arned  since Oi've been wid yeez, Mister Morrison," he replied.  "And what is that?" asked the  proprietor.  "That 1,700 make a,toh."  The boss reconsidered the matter and told Pat he'd better rer.  port for work  as usual.  Monday morning  Canada's Government  ' In order that intending settlers  in Western Canada maysbe properly informed as to the system  of government which prevails in  this country, the Canadian Pacific Railway has issued a pamphlet entitled ' 'Canada's System of  Government." which explains in  simple language the general principles of Municipal, Provincial  and Dominion Government in  this country. A "* copy of the  pamphlet may be obtained by addressing Robert J. C. JStead, Department of Colonization and Development, C. P. _R., Calgary.   -  FOR SALE���������������������������Two cows with Yirst  calves; quiet; part Jersey. - A. D.  Stroulger,  Enderby . 3t"  A loyal friend- is not only a delightful companion' by the way,  but- he is a fellow traveler who  makes the goal' clear when fatigue  and doubt cloud the vir.ion.- He is  the one who resolutely urges us.  forward when we are tempted to  falter in the quest.     c- y '-.  Such loyalty is the'' highest, ^expression" of friendship. *��������������������������� It "is 'the'  noblest form of "service to "man;,.  Don't   fuss^oyer. your   "Sunday  dinner     -Go to 'the. King -Edward.  ���������������������������C ...7 ���������������������������  -to  -���������������������������<_' <S  --z-S't  V. ^^ ' *-*-  ���������������������������-i.    'j"-^',V^  - r  '5    *��������������������������� 'j!"-  r'rr^.^-.U.'   S  [ ���������������������������������������������-^3^*  e. ^r1  -v s- -^a-rs  kCV v'v5''~l  ��������������������������� a.-;-j>.fl������������������v  ^^yit,^. ���������������������������?k  *^l  ���������������������������' * /l-v^r'ty*?  ^^L ^t-M"  wmf  ~'r  ,   ' S>0   ** "���������������������������"*    "      '     \  _m/  w_m_-_d~ "''  ��������������������������� V  ".. ������������������������������������������������������ -f.-������������������i  ^^���������������������������W  "lt    i ���������������������������*      *S    ~*       * 1  ��������������������������� /;  *   - v>-  - Xr>\  ���������������������������s.-S'j-: 77te\  Th*N-������������������pVPifecwy  N^miLtheJtjme-VtP^o  name in tjie next hig Pirectdry, if it is not already there.  Yoq never can Realize the convenience and economy of the  telephone until you," have used, it in your home, or business.  OKANAGAN TO-PPWQNP CO.  ii  I4ve Pusmessroea Use  Home Paper  to t*oo������������������t tMr Jnwinew awj tjui������������������ aid  in keeping their town on the map*  Others pull down their flag with  the first puff of war ������������������roo|ce and let  the gooel name of the Home Town  suffer hy the loss of traqe ancl good  will. War or no war, let's make  1918 the banner year of good will  24th of MAY  the day we celebrate *v-������������������fc-*a������������������T*V*L"*rs-"'A*"''C;  ������������������;/"i"ii'j;- jrrr-������������������^r1i_*'i"*i'-^  -J  ''I  THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  THURSDAY,  FEBRUARY 21,   1918  A Pica For Clean Sport  To the Sporting Public: It was  with the greatest delight I read  of the Enderby victory over Armstrong's budding hockoyists who  have been budding for several  years and have practically the  same team that played last winter when Enderby had a heavier  team than this winter's.  - Now then, what will the sporting public do? I know that they  will congratulate the boys and  sing Enderby's praises because  words are cheap. But will you  help them financially? Possibly  you think they'don't need it, or  you can't afford it. Narrow it'  down to this: "I am too narrow-  minded to admit, even to myself,  that athletics will make the hoys  - cleaner; stronger, healthier and  better men, and so I'll do all I  can to keep the boys from getting what they need."  The former Enderby Seniors  have plenty of baseball paraphernalia, most of which they could  give the boys and some, or even  all^of which they could lend the  . boys if only they practised what  they preach, viz., be generous  and keep sport alive. :  Again, it* the men find it difficult sometimes to control their,  tempers during a game, if they  find the temptation to put over  something crooked on the other  fellow, pretty strong for them,  Avhat is to be expected from the  boys? There is a fine' opportunity  for the older people to help the  boys in a substantial way.  The rules and regulations of the  B. C. School Law make it compulsory for the teachers to inculcate  and enforce cleanliness" of mind  and body in the boys and girls.  If this training only holds good  for a quarter of a. day  for  five  days a week, will it prevail over  the evil forces and tendencies  that assail the children everywhere?  More and mojje now are health  and honesty arid f afr play essential in every occupation.  I shall deem it a special favor  on the part of the.Enderby Press  if this letter, or better, appeal, is  published through fhe columns of  that paper.      '.'- ��������������������������� -  Yours for a better world,  Thomas C. McKay.  Vancouver, Feb. 17th, 1918.  Moore-Peacock Nuptials'  Miss Winnifred Ethel Moore,  only daughter of Mr. and Mrs.  Harry Moore, of 10 St. Francis-  road. Folkstone, was married to  Lance-Corporal William George  Peacock, of Grindrod, British  Columbia, on leave from the  front, where he has served for 2h  years, at Grace Hill Weslayan  church, last Saturday morning,  (Jan. 5th.) A goodly number of  friends attended. The proceedings  opened with the hymn, "O Perfect Love."  In the course of the ceremony  the officiating minister, Rpv. J.-"  E. Harlow, delivered a brief address of congratulation. The congregation realized, he said, with  respectful sympathy and regard,  that Mr. Peacock was celebrating  the happiest occasion in his life  away from ' his parents and  friends. The bride was known  among them with affection, as a  member of the choir, and interested in all the life of the church.  Mr. Harlow was sure he was expressing the common desire in  praying that Mi\ and Mrs. Peacock would enjoy long and unshadowed happiness. ���������������������������Folkstone,  (Eng.) Herald.  Merchandise of Quality at  Reduce-the-Cost-of-Living  Prices  DRINK H. B.  TEA AND COFFEE  The Best and Cheapest  H.B. Co. N6M Tea, 5 lbs,. .$2.90  No.   2,   5   lbs..  2.40  "        Special,  5  lbs,. .  2.15  Imperial,  5  lbs.  1.80.  H.B. Co.' M.-J. CofTee, 5 lbs 2.40  H.B. Imperial, 5 lbs      1.80  BUYERS' MOVEMENTS  Mrs. M. Crees, manageress of  our ready-to-wear departmemt,  is on her way to Chicago.    .  Mrs. J. S. Jenkins, nigr. Dry  Goods department, is now in  New York.  SPECIAL  PURCHASED  Just received���������������������������bought by Mrs  Ciees while East, manufacturers' lines of Taf Silk Corset  Covers���������������������������flesh and- white; trimmed iine lace; values, $3.50-3.75  SPECIAL $2.75"  NEW SPRING SWEATERS  FjOR * WOMEN  The latest out in fine-knit  Sweaters���������������������������Pullover' and Button;  from soft colors with brush-  wool collars and cuffs; very  smart. Prices, ..$9.50; $11.50;  c' $13.50; $17.50  8  JUST OPENED  Real Chamoisette Gloves  In white, black and natural; all sizes;  SPECIAL   ..��������������������������� .* $1.50   pair  LISLE GLOVES  In white, black and  champagne;  all sizes   .-...   50c   pair  Complete Service |������������������ For*}  Owner* pverywfare  COURTEOUS attention to your nM������������������ wherever yon  travel is something you appreciate,, tnd b������������������me a  owner you can get it.   You are always "*m������������������n% %Hf nqs.  There are more than 700 Ford Pealer Service Station**  throughout Canada.   The������������������e are always within, eaey reach of  -Ford-owners���������������������������for^ga8oline,^oil,_tir_e#,_r_epairJ,^#ccejMrje?������������������^  expert advice or motor adjustment!.  The cost of Ford Service is as remarkably low as the cost  of the car itielf. Nineteen of the most called for parts cost  only |5.40. Just compare this with the cost of spare parts  for other cars and you will realize the advantage of owning  a Ford. -  Runabout   ���������������������������  |475  Tcwrtoj   ���������������������������  '  THE UNIVERSAL CAR        V-   '      ������������������   ���������������������������    l     ^-������������������������������������������������������������������������'  F. O. #. FORD, ONT.  Mack & Rands, Pealers, Enderby  .-> i  SUITS FpR MEN  :Our spring range is the biggest and  best,  we ever had.    Come and see them.   -  DIRECT FROM JAPAN/  Beautiful Japanese Folding Screens; hand,  painted, on slik in bird and floral designs;  PRICES    -....'.* 95c,  $1.25,  $1.95  JAPANESE GRASS PANELS  For many uses���������������������������in various colors and  designs 25c  to  $1.95  T <**  LINOLEUMS  New .British Linoleum,, in floral and conventional designs; 6-ft wide ..$1.25 s<l yd.  prfiudson's  IttttftPOftATEO t���������������������������70  Hmmt.mum store coHHtssicmtft  Mail Order Department H.  VERNON, B. C.  BRITISH COLOMBIA INTERIOR STORE  Introductory    5 compi!fte  Offer  Vegetable  and 25 varieties Sweet  Ga^nvSl.OO  t peas, m for "****?*  To introduce our seeds to thousands of new people and to make  you acquainted witlv the .fact'that we. offer more "for the money than  any other seed house in our.Jine, we make the following gigantic and  unparalleled 'offer: ������������������������������������������������������>���������������������������**���������������������������  20 Extra Large Packages of Choice Vegetable Seeds of Early and  Late Varieties: '  " '���������������������������*..������������������������������������������������������'*  2 Beets: 2    Cabbages; 2 Lettuce; 2 Onions; 2.Radishes; 1  Celery;  2   Turnips; 2 Carrots; 1 Cauliflower;  1 Winter Spinach;  1 Dwarf  Kale; I Tall Kale; 1 Parsley.      No two packages alike."  FREE with  all  the above, 25 varieties of Sweet Pea Seeds.  No matter where you live or what you buy, this MAMMOTH collection would cost you not less than 81.75 from any othcr seed house,  but we will send all of* the above by mail, postpaid, for only Onc  Dollar. Send silver, stamps or money order and address all orders  to ���������������������������  The Morningside Seed Company  Contentment in the Home \  Remember, if you have . only  what is called an ordinary home,  that the great . deliverers of the  world have all come from such a  home. And there may be seated at  your evening"; stand: a child'who.  shall be potent for the ages.". Just  unroll the scroll of men mighty in  church and state, and >'������������������U will  find that they nearly all come  from log runs* out in the third or  fourth generation. You cannot  find in all history .a single instance where f the fourth generation of extraordinary people  amount to anything. Columbus  from a weaver's hut, Pemosthenes  from a cutler's cellar, pioomfield  and"Missionary Carey from a shoemaker's bench, Arkwright from a  harher's shop and'he whose name  is high over all in the earth and  air and sky from a manger.  Let us all be content with such  things as we have. God is just as  good in what he keeps away from  us as in,what he gives us.. Even,a  knot may be,useful if it is at the  | end;   of   a,'thread:     The\vspid.er  : draws'poison out of>a flower;.the  bee gels honey out of a thistle, hut  happiness is a heaver ly elixir-and  the contented spirit extracts it hot  'from     the' rhododendron   of 4he  , hills, hut from the lily of the val-  ' ley. ' .   ��������������������������� <���������������������������'  Watermelons are used  to make  molasses,  vinegar and  cattle-food.  Since   King   Peter   of   Servia',  King Nicholas of Montenegro, King"  Constantine .of" Greece ,.andVUie~  Czar of Russia lost their thrones,  in this war, all have becomeiU.;  Germany is said to he constructing 23 submarines a month;   The'  capture and sinking of submarines  by the   Allies   is .said   to   have  reached as high as 38  a month.  .pdn't   fuss   over  yowr   Swwjay  i dinner. . Go to the King Pdward*  WINNIPEG  Seed Specialists.  P. O. BOX 1356  CANADA  TOR SALE���������������������������Jersey Heifer. In  good shape; due to calve in the  spring.    G. IL Smedley, Enderby  WANTED���������������������������Marc, aged 4 to ? years  weight 1300 to 1500, for spot  cash.    F. Hoffman, Grindrod.   2t  LOST���������������������������A bay horse, 4 years old;  horseshoe brand on nigh'shoulder;  suitable icward offered. - Chas.  Ashton. Enderby.   CITV OE ENPERPY  NOTICE is hereby given that the  first sitting of the annual Court of  Revision of the Municipality of the  Citv of Enderby for the year 1918,  will be hobl at the City Hall. Enderby, on Monday, the 18th day of  March, A.I). 1918, at 7.30 o'clock p.  in.,*-for. the purpose of hearing and  determining complaints against the  assessment for "the said year, as  made by the Assessor, and revising  and correcting the assessment roll.  Any person complaining against  the assessment may, personally, or.  by means of a written communic.iT  tion over his signature, or by a  solicitor, or an agent authorized by  him in writing to appear on his behalf, come before the Court, and  stale his complaint; and the Court  may confirm or correct the assessment; provided he shall first have  given notice in writing to the Assessor of the ground of his complaint at least ten days before, the  said first sitting.  Dated a I the Citv Hall, Enderbv,  this 11th clay of February, A.D.  1918.  GRAHAM ROSOMAN,  City Clerk.  fea Speci....  for a weejc, commencing Fefc.% NA#QP Tw, We}]) p)tf.  FJ.OUR,  PRAN, SHORTS, WWT������������������   MIPPMNGS  and   WflPAT,  now  in stock.  KEEP YOUR FEET PPY. .WE HAVE A FVLI RANGE QF-PQYS'  ANp MEN'S RUPPERS.  Gents' fvnm  DIH- BROS  Am GHOCBftJ'PS  Cream Wanted  IF YOU HAVE CREAM TO SEW. IN QUANTITIES OF 5. GALONS  OR MORE, TESTING 30 PER CENT WE WJfcL PAY���������������������������  c  PER POUNP PUTTER FAT, FiO.p/YOUR STATION, ANP PETUPN  YOUR CANS FREE NEXT PAY.  Kelowna Crea&iery, I44������������������  Special for week- commencing Thurs., Feb. 14tn  BAKING POWDERS  PR.   PRICE'S,   2   1-2,   reg.   $1.35 :    for   $1.10  PR. PRICES, 12oz., rcg. 45c    :    for  35c  MALKINS,  5-lb,  reg.   $1.40    for   $1.10  MALKINS, 2 1-2, reg. 75c ...".,'  .......:.......   for  60c  MALKINS,  12-oz.,  reg.  25c      for  20c  EGGO, 5-lb,  reg.  $1.40  ....... r. ...    for   $1.10  EGGO, 2  1-2,  reg.   75c  .      for   60c  EGGO, 12-oz., reg. 25c    for  20c  TEECE & SON,    m?oSI(EKn1iby  sn)  $  si  f  4  kii


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