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 \f  ARMSTRON  G,  B.  C.  ENDERBY,  B. C.  IN WHICH IS MERGED THE ENDERBY PRESS AND ARMSTRONG ADVERTISER.  Vol. XV, No. 40, Whole No. 762  ARMSTRONG, B.C.. THURSDAY, OCT. 10, 1918  ���������������������������^  Subscription. S2.00 per vear; 5c tlie codv  Armstrong City Council  Appoints Electrician  of  the  Council   was  The regular  nice ling  Armslrong   Cily  held in the Cily Hall on Mon- Start  day,  September 30lh, with  thc  Mayor   and   Aldermen    Creed,  Parks, Halladay and Fraser in  attendance.  . A   letter  was  received  from  the cilv solicitors, Messrs! Coch-  EVAPORATOR GOING  Made This Week on  Five Months' Run  the  sr  tr sr  sr  sr  sr  sr **r sr  fcr sr  sr  sr  sr  fc* fcr ***������������������ ^������������������ *f *t_  *���������������������������' ���������������������������������������������** sr sr sr sr  sr  sr  sr  sr  sr  sr  sr  SS   JS   st   *���������������������������% JS   *^ J*.   JS   SS   SS   St   SS   JS   ss   ss   ss   ���������������������������*���������������������������*** st   JS   JS   JS   JS   JS   Jt   St   SS   J^ SS   ������������������ Jt   JS   ss   ss  sr sr  X  FACTS ABOUT THE NEW VICTORY LOAN  x  X  \Sf-f-T,  The   busiest   place    in   Armslrong   this  week  has  been  in  and about the evaporator building.    Manager Carey has been  ranc & Ladncr, in respect to the'on the job early and late, whip-  collection of the poll and statute ping  things inlo shape for  the  labor lax in which thcy say lhat  aflcr further careful consideration of die matter, thcy arc slill  of the opinion lhat lhc taxes  can be legally enforced.  A letter was also received  from Mr. Gwynnc H. Meredith,  ontbehalf of Mrs. Kennedy, to  say that shc docs not feel inclined lo contribute toward thc  renewal of thc sidewalk adjoining hcr property in Okanagan  Street.  Aid.  Halladay for  of works reported tl  bespoken '(the  atehes  evaporator for  filling up somc  the roads.  the board  tat he had  from thc  the purpose of  of thc holes in  season's run.    And  it is not a  small job, these days when suitable labor is so hard to get.   All  hands were  employed  Monday  and Tuesday knocking together  thc huge trays, tables, etc., used  'in handling thc vegetables in the  process   of    evaporating.      The  firs I  vegetables   were  pul  into-  ; thc retorts on Wednesday.    By  ' thc end of the week it is hoped  lo have thc everything running  smoothly. I  The5 Avorking force in the'  building will number 150 if-a  full force can be obtained. Notices were posted on Tuesday  calling for twenty women for  the paring and cleaning tables.!  Aid.   Parks   for   thc   health All white help will bc employed  committee reported that he had if procurable.    Otherwise, thcy  x  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  including  Vie-  in tervicwed the manager of the  evaporator with regard to keeping    the    refuse    from    being  will have to resort to Asiatics.  The demand for onions, car-1  rots, spuds, etc., will take all the  washed into the, creek, "and that .available supply, and Uic price,  he had promised to lake steps it is said, will be high enough to  A loan of $300,000,000 will be called for.  The quota to be asked for from  this   district,  the Okanagan and Similkameen, is 81,000,000.  The amount subscribed by this district for the last  lory Loan was something over $S50.000.  A loan of ������������������300,000,000 means a loan of S65 for every  man, woman and child in the Dominion.  The Victory Bonds will be free from all Federal taxation.  They will bear 5Yz per cent interest,  payable  every  six  months. '!'  They will be issued in small and large denominations.  A Bond in size to  lit all pockets.  Everybody may own a Victory Bond.  Money can bc borrowed from  the  bank  to  purchase a  Victory Bond.  Money can be borrowed from   the   bank   on   a   Victory  Bond in case of necessity after it is purchased.  A Victory Eor.d is gilt-edged security. As an investment  it is Al.  Armstrong's quota is placed at SS8,000.  Enderby's quota is $37,000.  ,  If we exceed these quotas 25 per cent the town will be  X awarded an Honor Flag to be given by the Governor-Gen-  x eral.  To win an Honor Flag Mara will raise $10,000.  Farm ci-ops were never better than they are this year.  Are YOU saving for a Victory Bond?  Armstrong's Victory Bond campaign committee is as  follows: President, Reeve W. H. keary; Secretary, Mayor  J. M. Wright. Executive committee: E. T. Abbott, T. K.  X Smith, T. Halladay, E. Groves, Mat Hassen, W. R. Collis, L.  X W. Patten, L. E. Farr.  X Enderby's campaign committee: President, Mayor R. J.  X Coltart; vice, A. C. Skaling, secretary, Miss Hazel Roso-  X man.   Executive committee, A.' Reeves, E., B. Dill, A. C.  x  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  sr  rs  sr  ������������������s  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  recurrence?  of  to   prevent   the  the nuisance.  , Aid. Fraser for the water arid  light department .reported thai  his committee had given a good  deal of lime and "consideration  to rearranging the work under  the new superintendent. Thcy  had appintcd Mr. Chas. Turner  of Salmon Arm as thc new superintendent, with Thos. Law-  son as assistant and lo take over  charge of the pipe line from the  , powerhouse to thc dam, and  lhcy were endeavoring to gel  one-other-electrician as second  ,.to thc superintendent. The committee recommended that lhe  salaries of the officials of thc  light and water departments bc  as follows: Chas. Turner, $125  per month;.Thos. Lawson, $100  Iicr month, with free watcr ahd  ight in both cases; and A. ������������������.  Warner's salary to bc $130 per  month, covering all the duties  as at present. '������������������������������������������������������  Aid. Creed gave notice0 that lie  would at the next meeting of  tlie council move that ������������������y-Jaw  JNIo. 9 be amended by deleting  thc words "over the age of six  , months"   from   lines   two   and  , three in clause one.  *     It was moved by Aldermen  |( parks and Fraser that it is thc  earnest wish of thc Council that  Ii all land owners who ar  I,' lhcir  properly  would  give thc producer handsome returns on his crop.  Are you saving for a Victory Bond?  Must Exceed Last Issue  x  x  X  c renting  ,r ...y... properly would insert a  " clause in their leases forbidding  labor  lhc  employment   of  any  on their land on Suhdaj-s.  1/ Are yon saving for a Victory Bond?  |Ion. Martin Burrell in Valley  Aflcr visiting Okanagan lake  I'.points and Vernon, Hon. Martin  |; Burrcll passed oul of thc Valley  last   Friday.      A   delegation   of  With regard to Canada's 1918  Victory Loan, it is imperative  that it should bc well over-subscribed and even more successful than the 1917: Loan, writes  C. R. Wood, of thc Dominion  Publicity Committee.  ' This is necessary, firstly, because wc cannot continue lo do  our part in thc war-without the  required funds; secondly, because we cannot obtain those  funds unless the national activities are maintained at high pres-  x Skaling, H. W. Keith, A. Fulton, H. M. Walker, R. E. Peel, X  X T. M. Lewis. 0 X  Publicity committee, for Armstrong and Enderby, H. M. x  Walker. .   - . *   X  Wm. Owen has been named special canvasser for Mara; *  X     J. Belding will have charge of  canvassing  in   Sicamous X  X locality. . J  x     Jno. Monk will canvass Grindrod district.  x      Miss Isabel Seymour has been named to canvass Deep  i.x Creek (South), and Mr. Smith, Deep Creek (North).    -  i'x      F. H. Hawes was named to handle   Ashton   Creek   and  I x Trinitv Valley district, and Henry Torrent Hupel district  IX '   H. t. Twig, R. R. Gibbs, S. F. Hartry and T. A. Bryant X  I X have been asked to handle, Enderby town and North En- X  X derby district. X  x ^J^ricpare^to take a.Victory.BoneC>vhen the "drive" starts X  X in two'Weeks' time. -.- X  X X X X * !' X X X X X X X X  X  X  X  X  X  X  Central Powers Make  Move in Peace Drive  Victory Loan Organizing  Following Hie surrender of  Bulgaria, Germany and hcr allies- dispatched through thc  Swiss Government a note to  President Wilson asking him to  take up thc question of a general armistice, with a view to a  general peace on lhc lines and  conditions laid down in the  fourteen demands sel forth by  the President in his now generally accepted peace platform.  In response lo lhis request President Wilson has caused an inquiry to bc directed lo thc German Chancellor asking:  "Docs   thc  imperial  chancel- mitlec will bc responsible  for  lor    mean    that    thc    Imperial the  appointment  of canvassers  Mr. W. T. Shatford, districl  organizer I'or thc Victory Loan  drive which is to start throughout Canada in two weeks' lime,  was in Armstrong and Enderby  this week and took up thc matter wilh the committees which  had in hand thc last'Victory  Loan campaign. Thc same  practice was followed here as  has becn most effective elsewhere. A working committee  was chosen in each town to acl  as an executive, and lhis coin-  German     Government    accepts  the' terms   laid   down   gy   thc  and thc work they do.  Thc same commission will bc  President in his address to the j paid to  Congress  of the  United  States | last year���������������������������1-4 of  on tliCiSth of January last and land cheques will  canvassers as was paid  1 per cent���������������������������-  bc issued by  in subsequent addresses, and  that its object in entering into  discussions would be only to  agree upon the practical details  oi' their application?" and stating that "thc President feels  bound to say with regard to the  suggestion of an armistice that  he would not feel at liberty to  propose a cessation of arms to  the governments with which the  Government of the United  States is associated against the  Central Powers as long as the  armies of those powers are on  their soil. The good faith of any  discussion would manifestly depend upon the consent of the  Central Powers immediately to  withdraw their forces every-  wherc  from  invaded  territory  the provincial office direct to  the canvassers for thc amount  due, based upon ibc amount of  bonds sold.  A full list of thc Armstrong  and Enderby committeemen is  published 4n another column.  Are you saving for a Victory Bond?  Dried Squash  Boil or bake the squash as for  table use and set to dry in oven  on a   granitcware   or  earthen  plate.   Dry it as quickly as possible, but do not allow it to become discolored.    It shrinks in  drying.     Loosen   at  the edges  with a knife and turn' to let- it,  dry evenly.    When  thoroughly  "The President also feels that,dried put in a fruit jar; adjust  he is justified in asking whether .rubber and, top tightly  the     Imperial     chancellor     is      TcVuse when required: Soak  speaking merely for the consti- it over night in plenty, of water  tuted authorities of the Empire and in morning set it on back  who have so far conducted,tlie of stove to swell cut and soften.;  war. JJc deems the. answer- to  these questions-vital from every  point of view."c '���������������������������. "        -  Grindrod Boys.in France       would let ns run this old war  .   " iwc would finish old Heinic m  The,  ladies  of  thc  Grindrod .quick   time   and   get   back   to  sure; and thirdly, because that'Trench Comfort Club are in re-) Grindrod in short order.'  It is  end cannot bc accomplished un- j ceipt of  the following . letters  less wc finance thc national a c- from tlie boys overseas:  tivities which have such a vital  wonderful, you know, what a  tittle French wine will do. However, we'll finish him allright.  bearing on the international sit-!    ?to- W^vf now take the;This is }lis Jast big kick, and it hen own terms.   She  uation and'the conclusion of the' P>asure of writing these few?surc am somc g00cl  war. tyies in answer to your parcel.idca is to jet bim ]  condition.    I must  thank youows  made  in  Germany  everv  ?*?. *J?ia?Ji������������������? 5������������������ "l^P^wulS'd������������������y than they can supply crape  Not Ready Yet  _. Frank H. "Simonds writes of  Germany's latest peace.move:  "Germany wants peace, yes,  but she wants anoydyne peace  on licr own terms, having failed  to impose victorious peace on  is. a verv  great distance from accepting  peace on our terms. She is pot  in the least convinced that she  will have to accept our terms.  Her statesmen' arc now mancu  one, but the  ......        .     f -. ..    .,t  ������������������ ,- ^ .������������������������������������������������������,. kick himself  It would be a disastrous er-!w]^!\,!u.st aT^Av!:iu?uixfcl!e"j:ito death.   There arc more wid  ror were we to be lulled. t>e  cause of our prosperity,' into a  misunderstanding   of   the  situation.   It cannot  sized   too c frequently  safety of our national  and oiir participation  depend entirely upon the result  of the 191S Victory Loan. I}*0^  ,n   *r"Sm.na'   m}1   *   ���������������������������cc,'took from a Frilz wc got ������������������ few j shall pay the price of hcr crimes  Our prosperity during the George McJiwin and -George,<JiayS ago. I suppose he thought|and meet the demands for res-  past year was a direct result of j cac������������������ek m rrancc. t am rather ]1C was going to spend his timcj toration, restitution and rcparathe response to the Loan issued ^lcip' Jlcrc as .t,1lcrc ^'^ WCL ," in captivity in writing love let-1 tion. These demands arc just as  last fall. Thc continuance of , c , y boys witn mc, Art. rJush _lerSj \mi wc ]lavc a better job, unwelcome lo the peasant as Io  ���������������������������ouii-prospcrilj-duringMhc-com^a "      "  ���������������������������.���������������������������_  real ������������������?3l���������������������������fi?"*! "l*,,3:"1 u"l?J!l* JJT^ito cover them with, and beingIvering to disrupt thc entente al-    . . ^^^   ^ ^ samc time to  sentiment of the Gcrman  behind them again by cs-  dishing the fact that the en-  '^y.������������������* .Ul<?  Grmtiroa j    This   paper   and   envelope   ilcmv   demands    that   Germany  I boys   111   England,   but   I   mcVlook from     - - -  George    McEwin    and    George  Whcn. the. wtder has- dried r oti l-  add butter"and salt,lhe samoias  for frcshrcooked squash. ' A  little sugar .added is a great improvement. SVor a pie, use a  heaping tablespoon of the dried  squash u with onc egg, milk,  sugar aiid any kind of spice.     .  The treasurer of the Canadian  Patriotic .Fund acknowledges  the following con tiib it lions received since publication of the  last list:   .  C. B.  Winter SJ0.00"  ff.  E. Mowat    r     2.00  F. A. Adams     J.00  JR. W.  Patten   .     5.00  Mrs. H. Marshall      ' 2.00  meeting  in  hi i  Armstrong citizens met thc scc-  |p rotary of stale at thc station lo  lay  before  him   the  mailer  of  gelling lhc use of the drill for  ,'local  training of  the boys and  ���������������������������girls  in   gymnastics  and   other  'exercises.   Representative  larmiers of the district were also on  hand to place before the minis-  ���������������������������leii (hc need of somc better plan  Tor   handling   thc   wheal   crop,  etc.    Mr. Burrell did not have  jlime to go into the matters fully  .jbiit promised  lo consider each  1 question on its merits.  Tie Shed and Rest Room  A   short   special   meeting of the  JJMty Council was held Monday eve-  h-iing to hear the report of the com-  l.mittee on the proposed tie shed and  ''���������������������������est room.   Further time was given  jefore deciding definitely as to location of the shed to be erected;  ���������������������������jj'lso to look into the proposition  Submitted by Mr. S. Poison offering  |.'he'west half of the kold Crane residence, on Cliff street to be used as  :   rest room.  degree  year will depend  of  success  upon  thc  to sec someone you know after  achieved  by a^ this time.    I am pleased to  the Victory Loan of 1918.    Un-1?^ l',aJ * am s,li11 i]7 England  less we do even  belter  than  a but don't know how long I shall  year ago, wc will jeopardize the he here   as  things arc looking  prevailing    prosperous    condi- Talher black al the present. I  tions   and   activities   which,   in    .  turn,   allow   us   lo   participate S1^ Uicm  freely in thc conduct of thc war  for^hosc-chaps toVlo to "spcnd'^lhc"jiinkcr,  and neither is  yet  their lime.    Morc useful, too  Wc   have   had   some    great  $20.00  Saturday Nights Serial-  ready to accept them  onlv onc standard  of  Thcrc is  mcasurc-  wcather here ihis spring and thc ment   for  Gcrman   words,   and  winter" was mild this year also. | lhal   is   supplied   by   Gcrman  S Jusl thc same an old grub hoc J deeds.    Wc havc had Germany  long  go  and  on  Are you saving for a Victory Bond?  turn  before  something lo  with.    I  must  close   this  now.;flnc poJnl j wouldn't mind if I ing  Again thanking vou all ior your waived tlie slump part. '    '  Okanagan news is verv scarce  Thc big Western serial "Th^  Fighting Trail" starts Saturday  night   at "the   Avalon   Theatre.  Armslrong. Don't miss the firs':  episode  "Thc  Priceless  Tngrcd-^  icnt^^^Tllr^gf^rsWittriiTi^yfiJ'^  teen  episodes, and will bc run  at   the  Avalon   every  Saturday  night.     Also   don.'l   forget   thc  Thursday  night  shows  tonight,  continuing every  .->  regular  start  Thursday  kindness in thinking ef mc and  X  X  X  X  X  X  Thomas Turner of Falkland  i,;as bcen appointed fire warden.  X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X  X X  It is just as true today as X  ever, that advertising is in- X  surancc. protecting the h\- X  turc of a business. Look X  at Bull Durham.How many X  of you fellows would keep X  X night, at it when the govern- X  X ment had taken over your X  X entire output. But the Am- X  X erican Tobacco Company X  X knows'that thc people will X  X buy Bull Durham again af- X  X tcr the war, but thcy are  X very likely to forget the  X name unless it is constantly  X pounded into their heads.  X That's one bad habit of the  X public���������������������������thcy soon forget a  all the boys from that pari, and! so scarcc  wish you  all success in   these [cller  trying times."  Ptc. F. Russcl: "I got a parcel today with a note inside:  'Willi host wishes from your  Grindrod friends,' but whom  I  and a stump on Baldy wouldn't lalking in thc language of civi-  look too bad lo mc for a change, ligation  for thc last four ycars _  In fact, if it came down to the but wc havc had Germany act-.*''1l"er':)^  in   thc   manner  of  barbarism   for   the  same   period,  and. ,���������������������������,,.    r���������������������������     .    ..    ,���������������������������     .ti ,   ���������������������������  never were German deeds morc     * h9j ent crloot   will be run al  Theatre, Friday Night  The    great    cowboy    picture  lhat I seldom gel a  except from Ed. Smith:  and a letter now and again wilh  all Ihe scandal and gossip in it.  would bc much appreciated.       |  For   not  wriling  Dickie  and,  Piolhwcll  should lie courl-mar-,'  but I  you anyway, i suppose thcy wouldn't be up in  on the "one"!" time so it would bc no use anv-  way.  bc  am  to thank personally I don't, tialcd and shot al dawn  know, so write to  as your name was  got last year, and you might  good  enough  to   tell   the  folks  how much it was appreciated.  The Grindrod boys out here are  pretty well scattered; so much  so that we very seldom sec one  X  X  X  X  ^! hc has always bcen too far away  ,e!for mc to get to sec him. One  another.   I have had one or two  letters  from   Fred   Dvsart  but  ENDERBY RED CROSS  Report   for   September  Treasurer's  Receipts-  Balance on hand  Sept 1   ..$105.93  Donatio*^           1.00  Sale of flannelette scraps  ..       1.60  Dues          2.00  ,        T ,- r.    .   , .A .,Market Stall        10.65  Xa^rpo^TardeTSMlfe*,^'   J������������������t   S������������������nc   to investigate donation Tea Ro������������������������������������������������������    125.00  X tiin! l "nun   ������������������"* jf'somc place else, so never saw  x x'him.   J. Neve I havc seen once  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX or twte and Bob Salt often. As  ��������������������������� a matter of fact, when Bob and  Ladies'  and    children's  pure. I get talking things over we al-  wool sweater coats, at the Arm-j'ways  come to  the conclusion  .(re you saving for a Victory Bond? strong millinery store. It  that if the 'powers that be' only  Subscription Mr. Lewis (June  July, August and Sept.  Subscription Mr. Farmer  expressive of lhc spirit of the  Mun than in the present hour.  What do wc care, whal can wc  care, about German words when  German deeds are precisely of  the same character as in thc  time of Louvain or of thc Lusitania?"  Anniversary Services  10.00  5.00  Freight on Flannelette .  Bal on Hand Sept ���������������������������30th.  $262.18  1.45  260.73  Of thc Armslrong Methodist  Church will be held on Sunday,  Oct. 13lh. Special musical service at 7.30 in the evening. The  pastor will conduct both services. A Thanksgiving dinner  will bc served at 5.30 Monday  evening, followed by an entertainment, at which Mrs. Mark  Pike of Keremeos, will recite  and play selections on the piano.  The following local talent will  assist in connection with the anniversary: Mrs. Allison, Mrs.  Brockwcll, Mrs. Cuthbert, Mrs.  Harris, Mrs. Kenney, Miss Mc-  Clure, Mrs. Miller, Miss W.  Tooley,     Mr.     Haywood,    Mr.  thc Enderby Theatre, featuring  William Duncan and Carol Hol-  loway. This is a Greater Vita-  graph film, and is full of hair-  bread I h escapes and laughable  situations. Il is onc of ITic besl  Western cowboy pictures o:r  the market. Don't fail to sec  this wonderful' picture Friday  night, .al" eight-thirty sharp.  Use the Parings.  Save the apple parings and  cores. Cook peels and cores  thoroughly, drain off the water,  squeeze into it a little lemon  juice, add sugar and cook lill il  jellies. This is economical, and  good for layer cake fillings or to  put on bread for sandwiches.  The chickens will relish the  cooked parings.  Children's woolen rompers  in * assorted colors. Up-to-date  millinery and children's wear.  Mrs. Bray. it  $262.18 Smith and Mr. Weight.  Saving brings its own reward  compounded.  '"'il  -,-il  ���������������������������s"' *#ffr^l  i^rt11  +1 -V-' 1  ^ *���������������������������  "S.:,M OKANAGAN   COMMONER  THURSDAY, OCT. 10, 1918  m  MAKING |  POWDER!  CONTAINS WO ALUM  MADE IN CANADA  _������������������g  dous  TIIE   BACK  DOOR  arbi-  Germany    Placed    at  Disadvantage  -.der of Bulgaria  Tremen-  bv   Si  ���������������������������;--!*- ' ' ' '  own   internal   a Pi airs,   by  {vary and irresponsible force or  will    arid  be a com-  priv-  j->v   their   own    free  choice?    Shall ���������������������������there  : The prediction has been made  'mnr.y limes that the Aliics  .would via  I*  ���������������������������mo  !i;e,������������������  or  will  rs standard of right and  ���������������������������i-   ;i  -I.  peoples and nati:  ar  in the war somewhere nrv redress? Shall the assertVi  jn liie Balkans.    The prediction     ���������������������������.-���������������������������*.-������������������������������������������������������  see;!"::-, to he coming to pass. The  right  surrender oi Bulgaria "means  the e;fd * of every thing for Ihe  CVr'maps. Bulgaria's collapse  is like opening ' the hack door  of the Central Powers.  If allowed to march over Bulgarian territory,  the Allies will  single  individual  force   in   lhc'  practical maintenance of-peace ; {5  in  the world." \        j fj  Those were two heads of oncj|  of  our  great  political parties, j  Let us take-another man, poli- j  iieian, though college president..,;  Nicholas Murray Butler cleared  'his throat and promulgated that  what' William  had  done  "rises |  almost to the heights of lhc mir-j  nculous-" and he added, "Ii* the,  of common .rirfits?il,'evn,an emperorTiad not been!  B^Mu-TlB������������������^grg^^������������������=������������������-if^'^,"r^^^=g"^ '' ���������������������������,l y *���������������������������*"''"-'���������������������������*'' '  V RM UNlViRSAL"  shall "Ilie slrong do as  tin  ;I  [he weak suffer wi  ������������������!-_  :i  he haphazard and b\  casual alliance or shall lhere be  a coir.mon concert lo oblige the  cbsei'vnn  t;N<  ���������������������������man, no  !  group  oi  the  sus  nic��������������������������� ,born-to ��������������������������� monarchy,' he would  e these io hc the issues nfd^yebeen chosen monarch���������������������������or  stru������������������mie Thev are-Hie is-'cluef executive���������������������������by pppuuir  of'u���������������������������bv^no "arrangement Vole    of    any    modern    people  Mammoth Storage Building  *l!H!i'._n    im    lili i,sn   ijui^.u. . j>xi... i^ncc [UlVCCai    aCCCUUlUCe-   or     Uiej"  --V iii i  -n     i;��������������������������� iv,I^V' v.r.houce!ll^ Ukraine and  so on   to  the ;nrineiple that the 'inleresl of lhc p he   many   could   know   only  ���������������������������    h    7*\ 12'      i I   b v!m m-H*1 ���������������������������sl IVonL ,  Iwcnkesl is as sacred as lhe in- f���������������������������. \\��������������������������� ]?sldc 1?cts calllC  tp  'mV   f    -   V   n      Fr UllKi      Anions other IhingsVfhc col- lci;cst ol- lhc strongest." be published.  ><ers oi   Hie \ i i.iK.ii l i un luijh ��������������������������� .  (, R   , ,. ,   (1 ....... .      ... ���������������������������;, -,���������������������������,, ���������������������������   rt   , . ,-  . ��������������������������� *���������������������������  "]' .7tb.S-,,.*������������������,,* ,S i;v Vernon'Ial'se o1'-Bulgaria means the eer-j ~~But jn this epoch-making de  U'Hk"   U Compan>    is noV well! ���������������������������$-}, W&^W ���������������������������S{ S^Hl^nnee:- President.;��������������������������� Wilson   is  said lo 1-e lhe lai  in   '.he   W=-������������������'  "he lin*.  gi'S;   O  ���������������������������\ rs!   (;i>.   e'lhcr  side   el  "    is   it'O x ������������������S(������������������ feel in  sin. Udiiration of lhe. terms on which  i     Tlie    surrender    of    Bulgaria ;pca;:e  imIsj.   i)C   founded  and  ;i  .does mare  lo assure  thc future J i .-..,.-,,,.   r.r  League   of  Nations   established  / /  70  3(5  -10  ���������������������������It  3o  EATHER  FOR SEPTEMBER  Remarks  Pari   r.lcai ,  Clear  ��������������������������� Stylish  and  Durable  For 22 inch wood $16.00  ���������������������������'"���������������������������'   25 ���������������������������:,-*"'       "       $18.00  "     2S   "        "      $22.00  I  The cast bottoms in these stoves come up 5 ins. on tlie sides, this protects  the body ofthe stove from the dead heat, nnd adds to the lifcof thc,stovc.  Call and see tlie different lines of stoves wc are offering this fall;-  ^.oMlu^Vwihh^r^Veha^V^J^*   ^$���������������������������   "fi   -j-^V-fspeakingWihcpeopieof^ 75 :.0 Jj  .������������������m-nl   rod   iir,l   slarv   will   hc*1^*"1-      u.^i.i.,.>.c.        1        iias Lndan(i,   vvnnce   My���������������������������and ol    .-, Kl .l2 3c,  ���������������������������     .'������������������������������������������������������.',r.-.in,| ,,-.,->(>'cf !v.i!ow,c,v,?n   r,1orc  hearnii}   cn   die   1������������������- fk-rmanv as wdl.    tie is giving    v, 82 -12 'JO  i'    ; M ���������������������������  .I^Vh^IUo .hAuill"^ Pf  the  world  than  it  has police lo all old-world "poVciV    7 82 30 4*  'iki c-n      .1     ,'S       ' P^o-'r^n lhe events of lhc present. ihal     [hc    (|,.M10=racy   W     lhe    8 SO -12 38  ,:"-,���������������������������;;     Not;          ,   T1^, ^=��������������������������� fr,7Vn Umlcd-SU^s   not  only   stands 1(������������������ ^ ^ ^J  "                                                     liave  been  reconciled   to  dcleal ������������������,,   .,,,  nr.iinii!v with   anv  other n ������������������o jq o.0  Jun:;et With Glucose  I! eu]\s whole mii  on  the west front.    Whal lhcy  syrup, I junket Udilcl  spoon cold water. 1  vanilla. Meat the mill  corn syrup over hot water. slh>  ring llie mixture constantly until it is just warm, crush lhc  junket tablet and dissolve it in  cold waler;"add lhis wilh the  -vanilla to the milk; stir fhe mix-  thor-  have heen Irving lo do ,is lo ac  complisli   a   gradual  retirement  1    lea-| lo. lhc Rhine, lhere Lo sland firm  teaspoon | while lhcy build up  their com  Vi cup corn  on an equality with any other  nation, hut is. indeed, thc dominant force  lo bc considered iu  and Ihej mercial   future  in   Pmssia.     In  generation   lhcy  hoped  lure quickly to mix in  oughly. Pour it inlo sherbet  cups or dishes, in which if is lo  bc served. Lcl ii stand in a warm  place till it is cool and then  chill it. This junket may be  served plain, or with top milk  cr cream, "whipped if desired, or  il may he sprinkled wiih a mixture of two parts maple sugar  nnd one  of cinnamon.  anoJJhci  to he able lo renew thc Avar,  with thc man powcr of Russia  and the food resources of lhal  great empire a I their command.  Thcy had even laid their plans  for lhc next war. II was to be  a drive into India along the  shores of lhc Caspian Sea and  thro ugh  Afghanis la n.  The great peril, of tlie Allies  Lhal   final  dav  of   adjustment.  8  9  10  11  12  IS  14  15  which, will  mean   the  crushing.k';  of aulocracv and thc meting out * 17  of justice alike to thc weak and  thc strong.  In lhc League of Nalions developed by Lhc President's latest  pronouncement inlo a concrete  and- authoritative concept, lhc  words of lhc President of lhc  United Slates speaking for the  people of ihis country, will not  onlv  be  listened  lo���������������������������lhcy  18  10  20  21  23  24  25  20  27  28  ^...^    &. x,... ..    ^w^.., ~.      ...~    - ~     Wei SI I    Will'^ll     UU-;    UJ IJAWIIlcloV     ciJ  was that lhc war might dribble mlc agreements  of'that unpr  lo an inconclusive ending, and CCf{cn[cd conference must aii  Thc    vegetable ' markcl   has  -flattened   out       Qbvicusly  -lhc  -war   garden .idea." bore  fruit���������������������������  -also, vegetahles.  J,)     Can   Fool!  Uoanl   LicfiiL-s N'o. N-6307    c  leave Germany in possession of  Russia or at least bound by a  treaty lo a loose confederation  of separate Russian kingdoms.  This peril seems lo havc passed  v^ith lhc passing of Bulgaria.  Thc unbroken line of thc Ccn-  t STRAINED HONEY jji.ho iS  ] yilhe-wa:  U     _ tr,..    X       ._          0  i  i  -i  1  x  Pur Jar  bc accepted as the standard toward which the diplomacy and  c-  n.  The ideals of lhis new world  league, thc mighty idea  that is  developing oul of thc horror of  Lhc past four years" of slaughter  and devastation, will be*largely  sel .forth in  thc clcai'-cut ultcr-  janccs'   of    the   Commanncr-in-  Iral   Powers   through   the  Bal-;chief cfJ fhis nalion���������������������������backed by*  kans  was   necessary  as  a  bul-jihc uiicbnaucrablc spirit of. our  wark   behind   which   lo   nurse joi.jny and-navy  and   the  over-  aloiig this plan. J   powering response of Lhc people  of lhc United Stales Lo thc needs  of our allies -  Thc  President's  definition of  whal  wc   mean   bv  permanent  .1 a great chance of losing 'peace and his shit cm en Is of lhc  the "west front wilh J terms   upon   which   peiynancnl  40c  f] im    apparent    surrender   while.peace must sland not only cs  SO  82  82  S2  82  80  81  79  7<)  7(1  80  81  70  77  (52  (35  07  70  71  74  75  7(3  70  12  41  *!3  43  42  40  30  30  40  .(9  42  J 9  44  55  40  30  34  37  38  30  30  30  40.  38  41  30  30  40  40  42  42  30  30  35  29  13  29  33  30  33  35  3(5  37  21  Wi&GB&������������������lh.!am Hardware ���������������������������������������������  .23  Pari Clear  Clear  Pari  Clear  Cloudy  Clear  Part Clear  JNIcaris^ .'2,303, J ,232^.1^071;_  " R ai nfall" foi-niVoTt'liT^Tf^'cfca'r  days, 24; part clear, 4: cloudy, 2.  Are you going- to do any  Building* or*Repairing*  This Season ?  THE FOLLOWING ARE GOOD VALUES:  No. 4   Ceiling. Flooring and  Siding    :    ���������������������������. ?18.00 per thousand  No.  2  Dimension,  2x4 and  2xG    >;   ^ ' ..$18.00 per thousand  Dry Blocks    V . *      $2.5 0 per load  Planing Mill Wood       ���������������������������   ��������������������������� ���������������������������    2.25  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd. Enderby  Until Bulgaria'threw vSn hcr  X hands it is undeniable that Gcr-  (jimany liad a fine chance loowin  x i the war in losing it.      That is,  3  fran  llish  c marched off with.all Russia j Uiblisli ii  standard  ���������������������������as loot.-   Bul this chance is no-  ROBERTSON'S  SCOTCH  MARMALADE  Per tin  ooc  they sound  |a warning.    When   Uic rcprcsr  en la lives "of  European  nations  allied   or   enemy���������������������������meet   for  purposes  of adjustment ihe is-  longei- there. Il is different now  Russia will bc in a starving condition this winter.   Who gels io  her with  food and  succor will!sues  for, which' the world  has  bc  lhe winner and lhc domin-'jhicd* must not bc forgotten; thc  the  Russian   situation. I peoples and the lands of earth'  musl nol again bc parceled oul  0 ACADIA CODFISH |j  fl   per Box  jl   Also a fresh   stock   of  fioinj. oysters. Samiaeh Cla  alor  o  Bulgaria  has   opened   the  way  I'or us.  Ajiarl from Ihesc considerations. Bulgaria occupies an important military position.    Tur-  &_&s__\ia-2-E^  m  as  commodities  bv   thc  "pow  crs." Henceforth there must bc  no "powers" and.no playthings  in the affairs of thc world.  In-  kcy   is  very strongly  defended !stCad there musl bc a world al  and   Ccinipbi'lls   Soups.  I)  :jrk sla ted a I lhc J j  lime   Bulgaria   came   into    the  P..  'l/li'^  b,  I Pniliipa������������������ wfiftehosse  X       Phone 48    Armstronj?  fl  O)  win- thai, sh.c had saved Turkey.  xiHc said with lhc utmost candor  Hjlhal Turkey had no adequate  c '��������������������������� wav of defending Constanfin-  [I'opkVrom ihe North.   With lhc  Times.  ��������������������������� Man's Foresight  Let  us  begin   these  remarks  with a ouolation from William  UW|I1V.        I1W.1I .-..._ *.w  ..-  ----j.,1... i������������������ ..,...���������������������������...-   ������������������  Bulgarians out of it. Ihe Allies,Shakespeare,     writes     Norman  ,������������������ have a straight route inlo Tur- Hnpgood in Leslie's Weekly.  w^    i ,���������������������������      il..      il- "AT..,,      ,,,.^,,.1    ,,-ion  ���������������������������_..���������������������������..'..���������������������������..:..���������������������������..*.  ><.*<'  ������������������>  i  MAT. HASSEN  key from lhc north.  World Partnership  It i.s not mere accident; it is  ���������������������������~~~~ $ not blind fate; it is thc sure rul-  Anrt-innperanrlT ivp������������������5tnrk * <'in������������������ ol" l1 Supreme Hand that the  Auctioneer and Livestock ���������������������������,Prcsk]ent of lhe United Stales tcllcctual force strongly exerted  t'today is a  man.-who. possesses for the advancement of German  Man, proud man,  Di-cst in n lillle brief authority,  Mosl ignorant of whal he's most as-  siir'd."  In 1913 the New York Times  called William the Second "a  wise and aggressive ruler, an in  - LET. THE ^COMMONER HELP YOU MAKE  BUSINESS FOR YOURSELF, AND HOLD THE  BUSINESS OF THE DISTRICT IN THE DISTRICT. THE COMMONER IS HERE TO HELP  YOU. BY CO-OPERATING WE CAN HOLD  IN THE DISTRICT THOUSANDS OF POPLARS EACH MONTH, ANP AT THE SAME  TIME GIVE TO THE PUBLIC THE COMPLETES']? SATISFACTION AS TO PRICE,  QUALITY AND SERVICE.  TI-IE BUSINESS IS HERE.      IT IS UP TO  YOU,   MR.   BUSINESSMAN,    TO    GET   YOUR.  SHARE.   IF YOU ARE NOT, ���������������������������  '  ^^ITJSJUR.vTOlYOIL! '   Salesman  ARMSTRONG  B.C.  thc gift of putting into straight-{industry, literature and art," a  I  ?  !  I have   a   wide   acqunintance  junongst   buyers.      Consult    mi:  when you want  to   hold   a    i :,  Also send me   particulars of   i iv  surplus stock you wish to  dispose  of.  PHONE No. 34  y  y  ���������������������������  I PAY CASH for POULTRY  and EGGS  Shipments  solicited  whether  large    or    small.      Remittance  made on day of receipt of goods  at prevailing market prices.  A. E SAGE      Armstrong, B.C  forward, forceful English the  * thing that is lhc unspoken  y������������������t thought of the people of this  "*"'nation and, indeed, of all nations.  In his Fourth Liberty Loan  speech President Wilson has  crystallized in clear words the  great purposes for which we of  this country are. giving freely of  our life blood; for which we arc  setting aside all personal or conflicting interests and dedicating  our best selves and our greatest  efforts. Listen to Mr. Wilson's  wonderful statement of the fundamental issues of the case:  "Shall strong nations be free  lo wrong weak nations and subject them to their purpose and  interest? Shall peoples be ruled  man "who has devoted himself  consistently and tirelessly to  the preservation of peace." The  Times explained that it was  speaking conviction, not idle  compliment, and it supported  itself with -Butler. In thc same  year of grace Theodore Roosevelt declared: "The one man  outside of [this cojuntry' from  whom I obtained help in bringing about the Peace of Portsmouth was-William II." What  the Colonel thinks of forcing  the Peace of Portsmouth is not  now relevant and leads to delicate ground. I am now discussing those grand old subjects  ���������������������������history and human infallibility. William H. Taft spoke thus:  "He has been, in thc last quar  HELP US TO MAKE THE COMMONER  AN AID TO YOU IN BUSINESS.  HELP US TO PUT JHE COMMONER INTO  EVERY HOME FROM LARKIN NORTH TO  SICAMOUS.  HELP US TO MAKE THE COMMONER A  BUSINESS GETTER FOR EVERY BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE IN THE DISTRICT.  HELP US TO MAKE IT THE MEPJVM TO  WHICH ALL MAY LOOK TO FOR THE PEST  STAPLE GOODS AT THE LOWEST LIV0-  ANP-LET-LIVE PRICES.  PELF US TO MAKE EVERY "AP" SPEAK  FOR QUALITY AND RELIABILITY.  ds;'  and  dominated,  even  in  their ter  of  a  century,   the greatest  Phones���������������������������29 Enderby." 35 Armstrong.  A call will bring our adman to see you, witn  illustrations and suggestions for business-puljmg,  interest-awakening, and good-will building ideas.  These will cost you nothing, but advertising  space in the Commoner will cost you 40c per  column inch, transient, and 25c an inch each  insertion on contract. v  The rest is up to you.  OKanag'an Commoner  Armstrong or Enderby.  /; (I  THURSDAY, OCT. 10, 1918  sr sr sr  sr sr sr sr sr sr  sr s*   sr  sr sr sx  sr  *rsr yr sr sr 's\r  i  *���������������������������* st s* s*  J* SS st ss ss Ss s\  ss ss sS ss st sts* 3* st st SS  ss  5? CLARIFIED PEACE CONDITIONS  OKAJSrAGAN   COMMONER  x  With x^cacc already assured  with Bulgaria, and Turkey seeking the way to peace; with all  Europe on the eve of the greatest peace movement of the war;  with Germany up against it for  men and material to carry on  thc light, and with hcr soldiers  retreating   out   of   France   and  is*S������������������'SS XX X XX XXX XXX XXX X X X X  -Vg*Wi|'#������������������!#>$  men to lay all their cards on the  table now. He points to the demands of the "plain workiday  people" that the leaders 6f their  governments declare to them  '.'plainly what it is, exactly what  it is, that thcy -are seeking in  this war."  "The  people  ������������������������������������ -  of these coun-  Bclgium in the face of the com-' tries," he says, "are not yet sat-  bined Allied offensive; thc isiicd with what they have been  words of President Wilson ut-l lold. * * * Statesmen must  tered a few nights ago in an ad-' follow the clarified common  dress in New York have trcm- thought or be broken."  endous significance. It looks as And on this point he talked  if we might wake up any morn- dnectly at lhc statesmen of our  ing to find the world at pcacel associates as well as to the hyp-  once morc.  slated that  Semi-ollicially it is ocritical spokesmen of our en  tile purpose behind  emies.  Thc note  sounded  of the  the  whole  warning:  the address, which is strikingly, address  independent, is threefold: First,  lo notify frankly and openly  the Allied spokesmen that Ihcy  must hearken to lhcir peoples'!hang upon thc war and thc pur-  wishes and openly clarify their ( puses lhal must bc realized from  war   purposes   as    thc   United'it.  America and thc Allies must  think more clearly now than  ever before of thc issues which  exactly what it is and what they  think the items of the final settlement   should  be.     They  are  not yet satisfied with what they  have been told.    Thcy still fear  that they are getting what they  ask for hi statesmen's terms���������������������������  only in the terms of territorial  arrangements and  divisions  of  power,   and   not   in   terms   of  broad    visioncd    justice     and  mercy,and peace and the satisfaction'   of    these    deep-seated  longings  of oppressed and  enslaved people that seem the onlv  things worth fighting a Avar for  lhat engulfs the world. Perhaps  statesmen have not always recognized   this   change   of   the  whole world of policy and action.   Perhaps thcy have not always spoken in direct reply to  thc questions asked because they  did not know how searching thc  Second,  lhal  discuss Amcr-  Stalcs has done  thcy may frankly  ica's   views   ancl   say  "whether  lhcy think I am mistaken in my  intcrprclalion    of    lhc   issues,"  because   unity   of   counsel   and  purpose is as essential as unity!  of  command   lo   properly  win  thc war.   Third, lhal thc whole!  world,  belligerent  and  neutral,  following  lex I  is  of  a  the  striking  Prcsi-  Thc  part  of  the.  dent's speech:  "National purposes havc fallen morc and morc into the  background and thc common  purpose of enlightened , mankind has taken their place. The  counsels of plain men have become on all hands more simple  may know that America will [and straightforward and more  net bc a parly to a peace thai j unified than the- counsels of  ���������������������������sees onc nation sutler, lo the: sophisicaled men of affairs who  profit of another; that this no-[still retain lhc impression lhat  lion insists upon justice lo both, Ihcy arc playing a game of pow-  fricnd and'cncnij' al the peace [cr and playing for high stakes,  .tanlc; that wc insist lhc peace!That is why I have said lhal this  negotiations  shall bc public  loiis the people's war, nol a slales-  no  secret,man's.    Statesmen must follow  lhc  clarified  or be broken.  those who struggle in thc ranks  common- thought  the  world,  and   Ilia I  covenants    or   barter   business  shall occur wilhin the world alliance-lo   enforce! peace  up in  wc slill insist.  out above his reiteration  of  our war  purposes,   his j made  adherence lo���������������������������lhc league of na-J people"^ have demanded  which  Standing  thc signifi-  "r take lhat to he  cancc of tlie fact that assemblies  and associations of many kinds  jjiid^v.   u^   of   plain   workaday  aiiiiLci  tiohsjdca and like positions he!every time tlicy came togelher,  has frequently laken heretofore, and arc'still demanding that thc  is  thc President's  virtual dial- \ leaders   of   their   governments  to   the' European   states-!slate lo Ihem plainly, what it is,  lenge  HT'inanwnii"id m  ration,$1. V"  les Citizens  Male citizens oi' the United States living-in Canada of AGES  21 toVSO", both inclusive, MUST REGISTER-'BY REGISTERED. POST with, the registrar under the Military: Service  Act off the district-in which they live, during "the TEN DAYS  NEXT FOLLOWING; SEPTEMBER 28th,'-T918;Vand such  CITIZENS OF TBE AGES 19, 20 and. 31-44, both inclusive,  must so register during the ten days next FOLLOWING  OCTOBER 12th, 1918. ���������������������������  It must be emphasized that THIS INCLUDES AMERICANS  WVJNG IN CANADA OF THE ABOVE AGES, MARRIED  AND SINGLE, AND INCLUDES ALSO ALL THOSE WHO  HAVE SECURED. DIPLOMATIC EXEMPTION OR HAVE  REGISTERED WITH AN AMERICAN CONSUL, OR HAVE  REGISTERED FOR MILITARY SERVICE IN THE UNITED  STATES.  -Registration letters may bo handed to local postmasters  for despatch to the proper registrar, under the" Military  Service Act.  MILITARY SERVICE BRANCH  MADA  OOD  cBOAPD  1   fay/: ^-e  Licenses���������������������������Imperative  questions were and whal sort of o       answers thcy demanded. T������������������i order for a dealer to obtain  "But J, for onc, am glad to a license lo shirt a new business  af tempi the answer again and I i������������������ buying and selling foodstuffs,  again, in the hope that 1 mav!'1 ls ncccsary for him to sop.d  make il clearer and clearer lhat j in JI-dl reports showing the pop-  mv  onc   thought  is   to   salijsfyjulalion he will likely serve, the  number of existing dealers doing a similar business in his io-.  cality, and the necessity from  thco consumer's point of view,'  forJan additional dealer. ]  Thc Food Board warns people not lo open a new food shop;  without first getting a license  to do business, from lhc Canada |  Food Board. Thc licensing of  those who deal in foodstuffs in  Canada is done in order that  thc available supply of food  may be definitely known "and  distributed for the .common  Thc Canada Food Board  Imjivs there arc still somc dealers  foodstuffs who have nol yet  obtained a license. Their failure to do so subjects them lo  prosecution and thc  of a heavy fine.  and arc," perhaps above all  others, entitled Jo a reply whose  meaning no onc can have any  excuse for misunderstanding  il hc understands thc language  in which it is spoken or can get  some one to translate it correctly inlo his own. And I believe  that the leaders of the governments with which wc arc associated will speak, as thcy havc  occasion, as plainly as I havc  tried to speak. "I hope lhat they  will feci -ftcc lo sa3r whether  ihcy think I am in any degree!good  mistaken in my interpretation  of the issues involved or in my  purpose with regard fo thc  means by which a satisfactory  settlement of these issues ma)  bc oblaucd Unity of 'purpose  and. of counsel arc as imperatively necessary in this war as  was unity of command on thc  baltlcfieid; and with perfect  unity of purpose and counsel  will -a come assurance of  complete victory. It can  bc had in no othcr way.  Peace drives', can bc effectively  neutralized and silenced only by  showing  that every  victory  of  A. McCULLOCH  Succsssor to  A. J. O'BRIEN. VERNON  Manufacturer and  Wholesaler  ���������������������������of���������������������������  All   kinds of   Aerated  waters, cigars and non alcoholic wineS.  Agent for the famous Calgary non alcoholic beer and stout.  Try some of our hot weather specials, Belfast O.nger Ale, Lime  Juice and Soda, Kola Champagne and Root Beer  Special price on barrell lot3  Send for Price 'List  Mail -and  phone orders  given "prompt attention.  Phone 49  Vernon, B.C.  rm__x^%'jf^r i i i fl,n t ,i i ^romi'Sf  I   am agent of: one of the  best   Sickness  and 'xfccidenl  (Joaipii^-s  clohig   business in   Canada, >    \    -  imposition  Then  and  Nov/  -. Time was, and not so long  ago, when arm is went away to  war and left interested' and enthusiastic nations behind them  largely detached fronj military  activities. Not so today. Now,  whole nations go to war. MiL  itary progress rests on civilian  *"uw"l������������������ U1^ ^YotoXn^.V*1 order, industrial peace and ac-  the nations associated agunst . 'agricultural effort, scienli-  Germany    brings    the .nations        ^ffi������������������icnCy     Tho nPOf] nrispS  G  nearer the-peace ���������������������������^~���������������������������lat home, as Veil as in camp and  bring security fndJftass"^cJfield, Jfor quick mobilization*of  to all peoples -ondrmafcc there- nias- huge, outpourings Jof  currence ol another s^h sjrtig-1 '     d*>u dir^cted. ������������������: 6ne  gle of -pitiless force'and bloqd-,.y "^ar= govcrnments cannot  shed   forever   ���������������������������P08������������������bl^ jnd.&fl,   d fo w* j^_Montrea| Star  that nothing-else. can. Germany'  is    constantly   intimating    the  Terms' she will accept;, and always finds that,tlie world.does  not want terms.    JI wishes the  final  triumph   of   justice  and  fair dealing."  The  name of tliis oompany   is the   "Siukness and  ident Branch"'  of the Norwic.h Union Firo Insuraudo  pany of Eigland.  a company 120 years old.  Ae-c-  Corn-  ���������������������������Tust call in and sec mo .about a policy  animation necessary.   Very low rates.  No   nicdiral  ex-  C. CREED  Real Estate and Insurance Agent.  Auctioneer and Live Stock-Sale man,  ARMSTRONG, ll. C. '  * fe1  Notice���������������������������Military Service Act, 1917  Men Exempted As Farmei  iss  Having tn view the importance of leaving a sufficient number of men on those farms which are  actually contributing to thc national food supply,  notice is hereby given as follows:  1. ALL MEMBERS OF CLASS 1 POSSESSING EXEMPTION AS FARMERS, which is expiring, ancl WHO WISH TO  REMAIN EXEMPT, SHOULD coinmunicaic with the registrars under the Military Service Act OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DISTRICTS, REQUESTING AN EXTENSION IN  TIME OF SUCH EXEMPTION. Qucstionaircs will thereupon  be issued to these men by the registrar and thcy will receive  further exemption upon furnishing satisfactory proof that  they are contributing sufficiently to the national food supply.  2. Tn order to facililale productive emplovmo.nl during.the  winter months ,MEN EXEMPTED AS FA.RALERS SHOULD  APPLY TO THE REGISTRARS FOR PERMITS TO ENGAGE FOR THE -WINTER IN SOME OCCUPATION OF  NATIONAL INTEREST. SUCH AS LUMBERING, MUNITION WORK, ETC.    Such permits will  serve to  enable  ex  empted  months  on.  farmers  to  during whi<  pursue   othcr  useful  occupations  for  the  ih* farming  operations  cannot  be  carried  MILITABY SERVICE BRANCH  The Great protection���������������������������Thrift  If the war ended next month  how many people would, enter  thc new and difficult peace era  with considerable savings from  the present inflation of values?  Too many householders, as we  arc well aware have found advancing costs cutting down the'  margin of then savings. Somci  havc found their increased j  earnings quite insufficient to  meet lhcir heavier outlay. Bi:l  there arc plenty of others who  arc earning���������������������������nnd 'spending -  _ Jnrgcr-snms of.money than .ever  before. Thcy fail lo realize lhat  the time of "plenty and case is  a time lo husband resources for  the inevitable reaction. At any  time, thrift is an armor against  adversity, and an ally iir the  struggle* for success. But under  thc present abnormal condilions  Ihril'L is like a lifebelt to a person going on a dangerous sea  voyage, ft is insurance against  want and dependence if, after  lhc war. there is a great industrial depression.���������������������������Toronto Mail  and Empire.  Fearful of Consequences  Ambassador Page told at a Pilgrims'   luncheon   in   London   a  story about a Devon gardner.  1-l'c' said hc met thc gardner  at- a Barnstaple market ordinary, and asked thc old fellow  over lhc cider and mutton:  LEARY  GARAGE  D. C.  I,EAJRir,  Proprietor  FOKD DI'ALHR  Repairs ic nil makes ofears.    PnCiic 22  ABHSMONG. B.C.  W  it ���������������������������������������������\*hi  Willi  A J-witrnw* Fmwfe,! fpi-  PUT I..to yowr hoow %hm cheerful ������������������ppeariM������������������ce tfwt on!y~  sparkling fres|������������������TOK������������������ cw������������������ give, pring |b������������������cjc %\.a |i|������������������-  trous, youthM heaiity"of' the woodwork; make "your  furniture gleam like new.' All thin e������������������n he .accomplished  with eaae. A hrush, # \mr of h������������������w������������������4������������������ ������������������nd your spare  moments���������������������������an4 you can giye your home the brilliant  ? appearance of a new interior, f>y the use of   ��������������������������� ���������������������������  the perfect household finish. Producing a lasting finish that  will resist wear, i ts colors will not fade. The surface may  be washed with soap and water; the lustre of China-!ac'  remains undimmed. ��������������������������� ������������������  For stairways, doors, baseboards and all interior wood-  . work, China-lac comes in' suitable shades. There is also  gloss white (a hard washable white enamel) for kitchen  and bathroom���������������������������and flat white where a soft white finish  is desired. ���������������������������*  China-lac is also thc perfect floor finish���������������������������lustrous,  durable, inexpensive.    Will not crack or show heel prints.  ^^^China-lac^v.'ilUgivc^years^of^attracliY-C^useiJulness^to^  that chair or table which  you have discarded because of  its scratched surface.    A  few cents  worth  of  China-lac  will transform any piece of furniture.  China-lac, -while st.-.ining the wood and giving a surface that Rlcama  like slaas. permits the oriumiil grain of the wood lo show through the  tough elastic finish. It stains mid varnishes in onc operation. Ljive  it tt trial on somc article of furniture.  We carry and recommend the following B-H products  For Exterior Painting  B-H "Englibh" Paint.  Staining thc Roof        _     M  "Anchor Brand Shingle Stains  in 19 different colors.  B-H Porcfi Floor Paint  For Porch Floors. Ceilings and  porlo deponed to the weather.  Plnster CeilinKC and Walls  B-H "Fresconetie"���������������������������A Hat tone  oil paint.  Vnrnishinc a^Floor  B-H "Floorlustrc." excellent for  interior floors.  For Darns and Outbuildinss  Imperial Barn Paint.  Fulton Hardware Co. U4  ��������������������������� NDivRny, B.C.  "1  scv^sj  Ibp  ?:nwjwy?a.,-������������������  mmmt  ������������������ ra S'SSTO^ t>.'> i-frS*  y&OjiMMfc:!  Tn all  countries.   A-k   Cor  our VSVF.S-  'VLixXS ADVlSKR.which will 'oo sftnt free.  jSEARION ������������������5 TUAJISIOtf.  7$ ���������������������������  sv������������������L_  ('  -K  '������������������,i  f-f ***��������������������������� Vitiaiva.><j- r  I &  H  5?^^ssv5   ^--^  *1 Iw-Xn  ,    1 ��������������������������� it  '*r    V   4T #ftanacrait Commoner  la   which   is   iner  l-i'.l   'he   Armslrong  Enderbv Press.  Advertiser   and  Published   every  Thursday   at   Armstrong,  B.C.,  at  $2  a  year,  by  W'ai.kek  & "Cahv. ,  Ii. JM. Wai.kkis. Editor "& Manager.  Advertising  tion, 25c  vcrtising,  rates: Transient, 40c an inch first inser-  each subsequent insertion. Contract ad-  81 an inch per month.  iURSDAY, OCT. 10, 191S  is a reproa  travagance arc i  that  the Clover:  public  railways  Apparently the  board is to con  reason why its  way experience  in these times, when waste and  THURSDAY, OCT. 10, 1918  mes.  It is  and ex-  ol"  THE  WHEAT  SITUATION  Unless the government can devise some means  lo better handle the wheat situation, we have it on  the authority of a "number ol', farmers lhat, in  this particular locally at least, [here will be less  wheat grown next season lhan ever before,  trouble seems to be not  one of" buyers,  and  of  thai  no when I can  whal we can learn  to handle   lhe win  llie miller on llie n  Hoard.     It   is  claime  he done  in   this  di.sU  made   by   lhe   IV.od  wheal  grader is at  \  laim Ihey cannol bay w  ���������������������������ice and run the risk (-1  The  one of price, bu t ra ther  he  Government's  rulim*  he fed lo farm slock.    From  local buyers are hot inclined  al   from   lhe  local  farmer   lo  ar.yin set by the Canada Food  the  bundling cannot  the  smaii allowance  The   government  id Veal buvers  !   I  id  !i(  Kit  on  jart!  mcouver  ve;iv.sy.:-.:-.j to know  -" : ���������������������������' -d o bring the  a :.y:g,e administration.  .uleA Canadian Northern  v. Sed roads, an added  . should represent rail-;  highest order. j,  "The acquisition ci' Uic Grand Trunk and thc'l  Grand Trunk Pacific should be lhe next step, to !  be followed as soon as possible by the national-1  mi tion of the Canadian Pacific."  ". ��������������������������� * ^ **    j  Premier Borden explaiued in his speech that'  '"the acquisition of the Canadian Northern Rail-!  | way  system   was  brought  about  bv   conditions i  ,arising out of the war, and1, in my Judgement, it|  was   the  wisest  solution Oof  existing diiTiculties  Thc system comprises about ten thousand miles  of railway of which more lhan 9,700 are in actual  operation: and,  including the $10,000,000  lo be  paid for thc capital slock,  the total cost to" the  counlry will be between ������������������44,000 and $45,000 per  mile. *���������������������������'.-������������������������������������������������������.���������������������������  "The-greater portion of lhc line runs through  a   country  which   musl  develop  rapidly  in   the  near   folure.    For   Ihis  reason  ils  future  prospects are more favorable lhan those of lhc Inlcr-  jcoloninl or lhe Transconlinenlal.  I     "iiul.   if   we   lake  inlo   account   capitalization ![{������������������ *!?;$  jtlie companion is still mon: favorable lo live re-  ���������������������������   '  .conllv aecpiircd syslcm.    The governmenl svslem  jol   railways,   comprising   the   Intercolonial"Rai  MONDAY,  OCT.  14th,  BEING THANKSGIVING DAY,  WE  SHALL BE CLOSED      MAH  INTO  US EARLY, AND AVE GUARANTEE DELIVERY OF GOODS.       REMEMBER^  PREPAY POSTAGE. OR  EXPRESS   ON  ALL  DRY  GOODS P4RCEIS  YOUR  ORDERS  THAT   WE  RAIN COATS FOR MEN  No .better value can be procured  to-day.     They   are   ideal   in   style,  .splendid in lit and correctlv fitted;  all   sizes.       Thanksgiving    special,    ;.....   ������������������12.50  !        BOY'S  UNDERWEAR  Cotton weave, but extraordinary  for warmth: bolh shirls and drawers;    complete     slock     to    choose,  _Yci\v  7.") c's  WIRE GRASS MATS  LADIES' WAISTS  Some  very low prices  on  these  Ki  nTpn^010-1,,136,1,0^    Savc y������������������ur      Special shipment of good quail tv  Wi������������������VVlth- these'      ,- voies; a range of lucked and em-  ������������������Y~r.    Inrk-pn.ce  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  05 cents broidered     designs,    with     special  S.nces  30x60,  pnee $1.50 large collars.   Thanksgiving S3  ���������������������������'  Sizes   30x72,   price  2.95  $1.50  n   sizes.  2,   -1   and   0   years.  Children's  Combinations  These are exceptional values in  combinations; warm, wilh a soft  wool-linish; full ankle length and  soil even rib. Regular $2.50 value  for   (prepaid)       Sli5()  7-n  CHILDREN'S HOSE  . Very strong Colton-k<nif: Hose-  in lasl, stainless dye; medium-  ribbed: sizes, ly.. lo 10. These are  actual,y worlh 50c pair; Special,  .1   pairs   lor       *1.25  is shipped made up of a number of small shipments, and the. grading is nol done until lhc  wheal arrives a I Vancouver, the cost of grading,  dockage, cleaning, etc., made necessary' by file  unclean wheal, would have lo be borne bv llie  carload, and the grower of the better grade of  clean -wheat would be made thc victim of lhc  unclean" grower.    This dillicully could be over*  the  dislrict to  government  de  gradei  could  be  all wheat offered  top  sacks.  se  -nil  " <,.;syome ii  ", "inlo ihe dislne  specified  iime.  -   .'Ihen again, there V complain! a I the lop price  set   by   Ihe.  government  on   wheat  sacks.     This  -    price, which the buyer of the -wheal is permitted  . Jo allow I'or sacks lo the grower, is considerably  less lhan ihe-cost of the sacks lo the grower,  Loc.ii! growers tire up againsl another problem. Sonic f)u-\7:< jn lima led lhat they do nol wish  to sell Ihe. small tannage of wheat grown bv  ihem, as they intend io feed it. Thcy forget that  to feed wheal, even homegrown, is a penal offense punishable by a hcavv fine. "What." said  cne. "am I supposed to sell hiv" wheal at'$70 a  *<?������������������! allll then have, to pay ������������������80 "to $85 a ton-for  '���������������������������"'Gals?'; _  This is a condition.   .These conditions could bc  o met "in fairness to all if thc government would  fcsend  a duly authorized representative into  the  district lo investigate, with powcr to ileal wltli  thc problems met.'    Otherwise, farmers will not  grow wheat'if .lhcy are not to be permittee! to  feed it and no proper facilities are provided for  / tbe selling,of it..  ai a������������������8I1  been in llie capita ligation of thc Canadian Northern system), ihe capitalization would exceed  ���������������������������$100,000 per mile. Comparison wilh the Grand  Jrunk Pacific is equally striking. Jl embraces  a total of 1,748 miles. The total expenditure  on ihe road, equipment, and rolling slock  amounts to aboul $180,000,000, or more than  #100.000 oer mile.     '       *       *       '           '  "The Transcontinental  Railway comprises  1,-  'S BAY COMPANY  miles, from Monclon lo Winnipeg." The actual cash paid out for its construction, wilhoul  onnL^Anlg ll (,ol,1,r i'or interest, is nearly $164,-  000,000, nnd if interest is added ihe amount, exceeds $200,000,000 for T.81I miles. This renre  sen Is a  o~i:~..���������������������������.:---   . ������������������������������������������������������ .r.^.^ ~.-.~  ��������������������������������������������� .  Mail  Order  Department  H. !VERNON, B .C.       BRTTISH COLUMBIA INTEMOB STORE  Canadian Food Control License No. 8-210]St  capitalization of $92,000 per mile if    -.   m-  of more than $112,000 if  # peunquent TAX UST    "'���������������������������  The Liberal Government went into power in  British Columbia pledged to put an end to Mv<>.  party, pap system. Undoubtedly the UUtMil Gb'v-  jrninent will put an eiid to the jWlTy pap syslcm, or rather "the people of British Columbia  will, but it will be done ibucullse thc people shall  have been made more than sick of the party pap  which the Liberals have made such flagrant use  ���������������������������of.  We have seen a glaring illustration of party  ���������������������������>ap in the publication of "thc Provincial tax list  n thc Okanagan Electoral districts this year���������������������������  die first Provincial lax list published in "many  years. All lhe property in the North Okanagan  District on which taxes arc delinquent are published in lhe Kelowna Courier, the only straight  Liberal paper issued in lhc South Okanagan.  Lei us" in candor admit that when the" Okanogan Districl was divided a few ycars ago inlo  iwo electoral districts, il was nol"divided as an  issessmen! district, and is slill known a.s lhc Vcr-  ;ion Assessment Districl.    Howevej:,_in_this_pai;=_  district  I crest is omitted, an<  interest^in included. -  "Tlie total mileage owned bv Canada is very  large, comprising nearly 14,000 miles, and  reaching from thc Atlantic to the Pacific. All  thc lines included in this mileage should be operated as onc syslcm and under onc management;  this syslcm should not bc administered by a department of the government; it should be connected, as soon as practicable, with steamship  lines on both the Atlantic and thc Pacific; and  last, but nol least, its operation should bc kept  absolutely free from party, political interference."  '1^^'   "IN FLANDERS FIELD"     ;4?  ���������������������������5������������������T.  icular  ���������������������������ided  case when  into   two  dec  lie assessment  (oral   districts  ���������������������������.vide ci!  I would  ���������������������������nd   fail  not c-;v--  lull   ilril  n the Ni  ')k:in:iL;::  kana.'.an   1;  This won I'  of  h.!!*!(ilin  'erence exists  seem  to J;c  tl  ;:.'-',s   lo   lhc-   I  deri"! in ihe  a   list cover!!  between  ie propi r  axpayers.  Tlie beautiful poem, entitled "In Flanders  Field," written, by Or. John D. McRae of-Montreal during the second battle of Ypres in .April,  1915, received immediate and widespread appreciation-. Frequent have heen the answers written  in poetic strain to his most touching appeal. The  last to "take up our quarrel with the foe" has  been thc United States of America, and P. W.  Lillard in the New York Evening Post, shortly  after the death of Pr. McCrae last winter, gave  America's answer to Canada's. appeal for the  cause of democracy. JBcJow are two stanza's  from Lieut.-Colonel McCrac's poem:  in Flanders Field thc poppies blow  Between thc crosses, row on row,  That mark our place; and in thc sky  Thc larks, slill bravely singing, fly,  Scarce heard amidst the guns below.  Wc arc thc dead.    Short days ago  Wc lived, fell down, saw sunset's glow,  Loved and were' loved, and now wc lie  In Flanders Field.  Take up our quarrel wilh the foe!  To you from falling hands wc throw  Thc torch.   Bc yours lo hold it high!  If yc break faith wilh us who die  Here is a concrete case. A certain man who,  four or live'years ago, lacked food and all the  necessaries of life, is today making big monev  at munitions. Pic is nol pulling by a cent, in  tlie three ycars and morc during which hc has  bcen working on munitions, hc has bought himself Iwo cars. His first car didn't lasl long. Hc  gave lhc poor thing no rest. When it was all in  ic bought anolher.    Yet this man will cadge for  Uicm m a certain locality was so in love wiifr  line clothes lhat shc was seen wearing a silk-  dress while scrubbing Uic floor. Until her husband gol his present $50 a week job, lhcy bad  never had morc lhan $20 a week lo gel along-on."  ihcy have nothing saved (as shc admits) and if  thc man was out of a job lo-morrow, all thcy  would havc to show as resultant from their  present prosperity would bc a quantity of partly-  She schoZleSis " Sp,ld *'* CmdrCn l������������������ ^n fi.Tc clothcs'    War-limc prosperity is^ust  Uic school dentist. 1 giving them a good time���������������������������for a time.    What of  thc "lean ycars" that may bc ahead? In the cases:  mentioned, and they arc typical of very many, no.  Now when the call is fori economy, many wo  men,  whose husbands  arc making" big money,  arc outrageously extravagant in clothes"  One of  provision whatever is being made for them!  Verses from France  Mr. Jas. A. Wilson is in receipt of tlie folio-wing, verses  from, one of his four sons in service in France; .-.'"'--  Midnight o'er the trenches creeping  Chill  and   cold  the  north- wind  blow,  Winged death its watch is keeping,  jpesolatfori all below.  Vet .with  night and ' all  its terror,  And with Death upon the windf  I would rather be the soldier  Than the woman left behind.  Here, perhaps, a lad,���������������������������is lying,  Lips unl'ouched by earthly care;  'While the kiss of mother's parting  Still in memory lingers there.  Pying!  yes; but free from  sorrow  Save for those he leaves behind:  I would rather be lhat hero  Than the mother all alone.  There, with all a youth's devotion,  By  his guns another day,  And afar across the ocean  Some    young    heart twill   break  today;  God in heaven, kind and lender..  Com fori, her with love divine:  I would ralher bc lhal soldier  Than the woman left behind.  OPTICIAN  ���������������������������>ubiica!ion ol  g  Ihe  deliaouenl  is  (  and   such  the Iwo dish-ids. j  policy, in justice  thai   politics   be   oi;caiv.  We shall  nol sleep  In   Flanders   Field.  though poppies  grow  lhe  <rlh Ok;magan  n and anolhcr  be   puhii>h.ed  seem  be  coin  pnlik:  ���������������������������erinu  lie  m lit  lax lis!,  properly  srlh  he South Okiiu-  iliC   South   Okana'ian.  ih.-  publV  nay< r.-  d:e <ii'  ly  I*.  Vv Iu.'-  1 r'i .���������������������������'    !  U K   k    J  I  lo  he   Ihe  only  equi  reposition   ;md   mivi  ih  ie lax sale,  properly is  which the m  ���������������������������u  put  ':'���������������������������,ox.  111 g  usiice   lo   Ihe  up  i'or sale,  j'lv is 1.;en led  le way  proper  e rale-  .  or  lo  Here is America's answer:  lies I ye in peace, ye Flanders dead.  The fight  lhal ye so bravely led  We've laken up.    And we will keep  True failb wilh you who he a.sleep  Willi each a cross lo mark his bed  A.ud poppies blowing overhead,  Wk.-iv. ouec his own  life blood ran red.  Are you saving, for a Victory Bond?  Pon't put off having your eyes  examined. You may be injuring  them more seriously than yot  know by. wearing glasses that no  longer fit you.    -  The services of an  EXPERT OPTOMETRIST  are at your disposal here.    We can  prescribe and fit you to glasses that  will prove beneficial.  Up-to-date Jewelry  Jf, C. Adams  Armstrong  SECOND HANB  TIMBER  FOR SALE.  Enderby'.;  Apply, N.  H.  Kenny>.  60-ot  Victorift.pC.  I am now taking orders tor fall and"  spring delivery.  H. A. AWMSON, Agent   Armifrow, fl- C.   Court Arm������������������trQ?*g  Meets 1st and 3-id Monday eve in hall in-  Brick Block  w. hop*, p. r.    aeo. mnntvf, r\n: ������������������te>  10 men wanted for concrete work  at Kelowna, B. C. o Job will last  untiil freeze up. Wages $L25  per 9 hour day. Apply F. W.  Groves, District Engineer, Kelowna, B. C. or phone W. R. Reed,  3404. Kelowna, B. C.  ������������������'cs  m  fSBSirE^^  C Ay SSI) A TO  Til ���������������������������  AYS  So lei your re.sl be swec  In Flanders Field.  L and deep  Tin  ne  :!av  a ill  arges! railway  exci-piioii   i.s   Uic  mav come when  '-."vmiiT  I>or;ien  '.he  proprietor in Canada  Canadian   n  lhere will  in  an address  Fxhibilion.  wilh  Ton.-i-lr)   National  cmhurked on a  wide  inu!er* \ery J'avo;-able  icr.saiii further, and if lhe j)olicy o  essential, ond lhe people--musl rcso  Jhe   government   in  ���������������������������"ins  hip  policy  condi  rcopie. and the  he no exception.  de!i\ered al  . The country  of stale- owner-  ions, lhe Prom-  slale  utelj  maintaining   IhsMU  lo*ward   pi"(Jitable   eonji-el.  noles   willi   salisfa'eiion   lhal  hy tiie governmcnl arc to  stem   and   under   one   man:  means  Globe  nvned  ���������������������������.uic s\  ���������������������������4ovcrn:ucnl  ������������������ve ;u-e lold  would be scparalel  of ollicials and all  dependent   system,  serves:  "The superfluity  ���������������������������ransjjorlation   services  wilh lhe new order oi  owner-*  sup];ori  /s.:i     cl  Toronlo  all   the  lines  ;e operated as  gement.     The  -I!  :e  Four  The  Ten  And  V  e yl  not thai ve bave  ore!) yo threw lo  "ion hands  ���������������������������h-i  ie  died  us v.  mii  l  eedom's  I'-arncd I  or uaug  caught.  will hold it high.  it shall never die!  lesson lhal ve lam  111.  hi  io  T?l  [inciers rield  PRODIGAL  W  Side, by side wilh -a, goo<  is a goorl deal of  (hrifllessnes!-  now.     Il  is  surprising  tliat   Ih  in   lhc- larger   cilics  ���������������������������  -war,    very    many  o  pinch  of  dire  A.STE  deal of Ihril'l, there  Ih  lias  hitherto  given  lhal (  ie impression,  ii of "the stale-owned roads  operated wilh  its own slall"  ie  |  md  baraphernalia  lhe   Toronto  of  dai  n  m-  ob-  of  ollices ar  especia  tilings  m l  id ollicials in lhc  !ly as compared  ie Uniled Stales.  among us, just  s  should  bc  lhc  .   only   lhe   year  of    lhc   people  poverty.     Work  Many who had bought'lhcir houses  eep  up  the. instalments,  or pay  the  n  "them.    Many who lived in routed  nol pay their rent.    Yet, although  only between four and live years ago,  oi  lhe people, who suffered most have al-  'orgolicn lhal thev ever went hungry, an<  It  for.  ���������������������������. lhe  eneee  .-aree.  nol: 1  due <  ���������������������������; e<  hi  ease.  before  ex peri  was '.-'.  could  laxes  houses  Ihis w  many  ready  i;i mosl eases,  he lhat v.'hal  nol believe it.  ���������������������������for   wages  last forever.  ,i"  almost starving. They do not real-  then was ���������������������������may bc again.    Thcy  They think thai lhc present boom  arc   ffuile   abnormaily   high.���������������������������will  HnascnnHss^ I. Thursday, oct. io, iois  OKANAGAN   COMMONER  ,. o  ENDERBY, B.C.  cyVIake your Buys this week  Jl8-in air light   $3.75  21-in air light   $-1.75  -23-in air0light   $5.50  26-in x 30-in     $9.00  2-1-in air light, cast lop; nickel-plated railing ....   $15.50  Wc havc onc six-hole Queen Range a I $50.00  No. 21 Fairy Queen Healer   $24.25  6-in 'Elbows  V; 35 cents  18-in Riveted Stove Pipe ���������������������������> 30 cents  24-in Riveted Stove Pipe 40 cents  Oil Heaters       $5.50 and $6.50  4-holc Alta Range    $35.00  Togo National Healer, Cast lop, bottom and front  Price     $21.5?)  Togo National Ilea Icr, Cast lop, bottom and front  26-in, Price    $25.00  Rcgina  6-holc Rtfngc,  complete wilh Reservoir  and high closet. Price $65.00  Rcgina  4-bole  Range,  complete  wilh  Reservoir  and high Closet, No. 9, Price $60.00  Alert cast 4-hole Cook Stove  .$25.00  Cast Box Stove, 22-in  $13.00  Cast Box Stove, 25-in  .$15.00  Cast Box Stove, 28-in  V . $18.25  Popular .Handwashing machine ........ $12.00  Look over these good* awl  prices* Yqw will rM tbero  rjfljit in qwttfty ������������������w4 price.  Pripbtw Up I  *wf) paint yowr M1<W������������������  wqwj a|������������������o your wto aw|  farm implements.  We cany Paints for all purposes, also Alabas-  tinCj'-all colors.  Window   Glass,   all   sizes,   at   lowest   market  prices. i  -      rr-.r-Hy^^r  Wc also slock Bcalh' Bros.' Double Cylinder  Stock Pump. This is thc -easiest operated and  fastest slock pump on lhc market. Price $33.50  Common Single Cylinder Pumps, 1^-inch pipe,  Price   ".   $15.00  Electric Lights, 15 and 25 Wall 50 cents  Flashlights  $1.50 lo $3.00  Barrel Churns . -. $11.50, 12.75, $13.25  Sack Twine, per lb 75 cents and 85 cents  You will find our slorc full of jusl lhc goods you  require, and wc endeavor lo give you thc best  service possible.  Don't Forget our Plumbing  & Tinsmithing Department  We can make you anything in Tin. copper or  Sheet Iron. Plumbing systems and Healing systems installed. Spcciiicalions on anything in lhis  line. Healing Stoves Retained and made as good  as new at quarter the cost of new ones.  Wc arc agents for and stock ihe New Sharpies  Suclion-Fccd Cream Separators.  ENDERBY, B.C.  ARMSTRONG NEWS  Mrs. Graham and son are  a visit to their mother, Mrs.  Osborne.  Harvest Thanksgiving service Is*  X will be held on Sunday nexl, J'  5?:Ocl. 13th. at 11 a.m. Morning  >51prayer and holy communion;  "Preacher, Rev. E. R. Gretton.  Ottering cf i'ruil and vegetables  will bc received on Fridav, and  will bc sent to lhe Collage Hospital.  sr    sr    sr    sr    sr   sr  rs   ^ js   js   js   js  on  K.  Several carloads of coal are  being hauled lo lhc evaporator  this week.  sr  ss  Born���������������������������In Armslrong, Ocl. 2,  to Mr. and Mrs. Alex Lcdcoux,  twin daughters.  sr  Thc son of Mr. and Mrs. A.  Binglcy had thc misfortune lo  fall and fracture an arm a few  evenings ago.  JS  Mrs. H.C.Armslrong returned  from thc coasl cilics last week,  where shc visited relatives the  pasl few month.  sr  Mrs. H. J. King, Mrs. C. Becker and Mr. and Mrs. White-  house and child were visitors a I  Ba mum's ranch Vast week.  sr  A host of friends visited Rev.  Mr. and Mrs. Miller on Friday  afternoon and evening, enjoying a profitable social lime.  JS  Dr.Van Klccck returned from  a brief hunting trip thc pasl  week. In his absence, Dr. Keith  looked after medical business.  sr  Mr.Wilson received word this  week that another son,-Bert, has  been wounded in France. Hc  now has three, boys in British  hospitals, wounded in action.  x  Between the hours ol 7 p.m.  and 7 a.m. a night rale allowing  a six minute conversation al the  regular three minute day rale,  is now effective over the Okanagan telephone lines.  x  Dr. Van Klccck received a  wire this week that bis brother,  Bruce, had becn killed ixii action.  Lieut. Van Klccck left Armstrong some months ago, and  had seen much service in thc  front lines.  Don't forgcl thc annual meeting of thc Red Cross Society in  Uic Avalon Theatre on Friday,  Ocl. 18lh, at 8 p.m. A good program , is being prepared. Miss  Seymour of Enderby, and Rev.  E. P. Laycock of Vernon, will  give addresses. Watch the paper nexl week i'or programme.  Owing to the certain congestion of transportation during  the Christmas season, thc postal  authorities are urging all who  intend, sending parcels to tlie  boys overseas to mail, them so  as to have them leave Canadian  ports not later than the middle  of November.  The infant child, of Mr. and  Mrs., J. JVJason was taken from  Armstrong. to the Vernon, hospital*, a few days ago, seriously  ill. tt lived hut a short time.  The parents have the sympathy  of the community in their great  loss. ' y  V H  -  Mv. Weight received* word a  few.days ago that his hrother.  a dispatch rid^r in France, had  heen seriously injured hy coming contact with a lorry on the  road, which he was speeding  over without lights, c arrying  messages to the front lines.  X  X X  iu il if "��������������������������������������������� *r vr ������������������' sr sr sr  sr  sr  sr  sr  JJ ���������������������������" ���������������������������" *"��������������������������� **  *s  JS  i, J*  j, i> i, j* j, Zs  X  "  ������������������        GRINDROD NOTES        ������������������  * X  X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X  Thc Misses Blanche and Susan  Monk returned to Grindrod on  Friday after an extended visit  to Revelstoke and Vancouver.  sr  Pie. J. Archibald came in on  Tuesday for a I'cav days from  Vancouver on leave from hospilal where hc bas bcen since  April, 1917, having been severely wounded in the hip.  sr c  Percy PcacocK had his buggy  badly smashed when his horse  boiled and fried to play leapfrog among thc slumps.  sr  Mrs. H. Tomkinson is spending a few da\'s with her Armstrong friends. .?  sr  Bert Charlish has accepted a  position as superintendent of  the sawmill.  sr  Thc ladies of Grindrod arc  packing parcels for the boys at  the iron I, but a few more quarters and halves arc heeded lo  do the job properly.  ENDERBY  *S      ."^      Jt  NOTES  sty     sr     sr  jH    j������������������i     js  Miss Edna McMahon returned froin Vancouver lhc past  week.  Born���������������������������At  home, Sept  Mi's. Alex  their  23rd,   fo  Enderby  Mr.   and  juale, a daughter.  A mccling of lhc Enderby  hospital board will be held in  thc Cily Hall, fliis (Thursday)  evening at 8 o'clock.  sr  Mr. B. W. Garratt and Mr. P.  Ferguson of Vanccfuvcr spent  a few days in Enderby, the  guests of Mr. and Mrs. P. Gar-  rail.  Several men from thc Northwest drifted into Enderby and  Armstrong this week looking  over lhe district wilh lhe prospect of buying farm lands.  sr  Mr. JM. Drasching placed on  exhibition al the Walker Press  this week a plale of delicious  Baxter apples, excellent in color  and quality and very large in  sigc.  sr  Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Mack will  bc welcomed back lo Enderby  by lhcir large circle of friends.  Thcy came in this week from  the coast and are locating on lhc  Mack farm, North Enderby.  remain in Enderby a few days.  Mr. Ruttan finds great dillicully  iin keeping men oii' the job at  Ihis lumber mill. Two mills in  his vicinity had to close down  because of the labor shortage  and he sa\'s if he cannot get  suitable men he will close his  mill down for the winter and  come lo Enderby for a much  needed rest until spring, inspitc  of the fact that hc has orders  on hand for all thc spruce he  can turn out.  sr  JS  Harry Worlh, who has been  confined lo the Enderby Hospital thc past two or three  weeks with a broken leg, was  able to return lo his home in  Trinity Valley on. Monday.  ** sr  j*  Mr. A. E. Taylor, for a number of ycars manager of lhc Endcrhy branch of the Bank of  Montreal, and was transferred  from Endcrhy to Chatlam, N.B.  is now manager of the Lindsay,  Out.1-; branch.  Chas. Hawkins returned from  Mara this week, where he has  been employed the pasl monlh  'doing lhc wood work on' lhc  brick h'omc being buill by Mr.  Kei lei. Thc plastering is now  going.on, aflcr wliich the finishing work will bc done.  Armstrong S. H. C. Club  Avalon TMtre  Lee Morris. Proprietor  TONIGHT���������������������������The great cowboy pic-  _r__.-hi'v'��������������������������� "Thp -Tonrl erfooI ;ii=Vin cU-a^  roaring comedy. Remember each  Thursday and Saturday night.  SATURDAY NIGHT���������������������������First episode  of the great Western Serial "Th-,  Fighting Trail," entitled "The  Priceless Ingredient." Fifteen episodes in this Serial. .Continuing  every   Salurday   night.  Thanks from the Soldiers'  Home Comfort Club to those  who kindly donated vegetables  and fruit at the fall fair, and to  Mr. Creed who disposed of this  beautiful garden by auction.  Thanks are also due Mrs. Williams and others who furnished  music; for , the" dance after tlie  concert oh Oct. "2nd. As the  Club intend packing Christmas  parcels for.the boys in France  about-November 1, every member arid anyone interested are  asked toy attend the meetings  and make; necessary arrangements. All cotton sacks, large  and sniaJJ, are useful for bind-  ing the parcels securely.  Tr-*   , ***���������������������������-  You jare cordially invited to  attend the fall Millinery Opening on . Friday and Saturday,  Oct. fffh and J2th, in my millinery parlors in the Foreman  & Armstrong hlocjc. J have a  complete line of the season's  latest styles in Laches' and  Children's Jieadwear. Mrs. p.  G. ^ray.  Mr. T. H. Calder, who'lef! Enderby somc three ycars ago to  ~, .  .. ���������������������������, -        .      ���������������������������   .    ^   .       take   thc   principalship   of   ihe  Chief Edwards, of lhc Ender- pcnliclon   school,  and was  rc-  by Indian reserve, received offi- ccntly drafted for mililarv scr-  cial nolicc oili Wednesday that!vice,   has   been   exempted   be-  ��������������������������� son, Pie. Henry, was admit-|cause  of  physical   defect,   and  his  led to hospital at Camicrs, Sept. ijias  28th, for gunshot wound iri the  left leg.  Word has becn received from  Pic. R. Airth announcing his  arrival in England. Hc is paralysed as thc result of shell  shock received on August 11th.  accepted  co uvcr.  a   school in Van-  Thc ,many friends of Mr. W.  J. Lemke were,pleased lo greet  him fids week, back in Enderby.  Mr. Lemke is looking into  Lhc  lumber business here for A. IL,  TT.      . - S'""-***-''-������������������������������������������������������"��������������������������� i Rogers, for whom  he  was  ac-  ,VV^1C^  l?  l!iank ,lh������������������ la?csi coun Ian t fir a number of years,,  of the Enderby frcnch'Com(orti������������������Hc.is registered and'subject to  Club lor Uic excellent parcel rc-JcaI1 for mjijlarv services by his  ceived     .lust     bciore     leaving government,   and   is   therefore  France. Every tiling in it was in  perfect -condition.  X  Here is a concrete case, which  proves what can bc done by a  practical farmer with good  health arid knowledge = backed  by the proper amount of .energy  to see,the work through\SThis  man rented-a, small farm near  Enderby "last year/ He went-into  debt $900 to start. .In.-"one sea  somewhat    unccntain   as   to his  future movements.  s*  Messrs. Turner & Donaldson  are growing in connection wiih  their other crops ji test stand of  a new brand of tobacco. Last  year's crop;produced a very.fine  quality of'Jeaf.-i We had the  pleasure this week of trying out  some of, their home-cured-and  son he whittled   that   debt of ?>le?fhe<J-smoking, tobacco    It  $900 down to $100, and starts[is bleached similar to. and Iiasr  the second year with his farm tlie aroma of the famous Velvet  wjell stocked and1 under cultiva- l>me   tobacco,  with  a  mellow-  tion for next season's crop.  J. f*. Ruttan came in from  It is said the Chinese gardeners in the vicinity of Kamloops  havc thousands of* tons of potatoes ready to markcl this winter. They sold COO tons of to-  malocs to the canners this sca-  .son^aUjtlS^pei^ton-.-   CITi' OF ARMSTRONG  NOTICE  Thc lime appointed for the re-  bale of 15 per cent on the taxes  for the current vear expires on the  151 Ii of October. T  will be glad if I hose  secure the rebate will pay their  taxes as earlv as  possible.  liHNliST GROVES,  Collector.  ness guite its own.  -This year's  firocluct will,   Mr. Turner- he-,  ieves, he even of w better cfuali-  f ort fraser on Wednesday to ty than that "of last season.;  :P3TABH3HPP : |37g  BANK OF HAMILTON  The pominion Government is doing  possible fo stimulate greater production  agricultural and manufactured products  the only way in which an adverse trade  can be avoided.    The Pank of flamilt  purely Canadian institution -will-further  of the Government by its favorable Unproductive enterprise.  ARMSTRONG BRANCH  ixpircs on the j p  JTie    collector'  intending  lo i  Are you saving for a Victory Bond':  FRIDAY   NTGIIT���������������������������The   great   cowboy   picture   "The   Tenderfoot:",  and   a   roaring  comedy.   At   S.30  sharp.  I    A shipment of overseas boxes.  {These arc made of heavy cardboard and are thc best to use in  'sending   parcels    lo    the   boys  J "over- there."  Three sizes���������������������������  51"b     10 cents each  71"h  . .. ���������������������������   13 cents each  111b     15 cenLs each  Bc sure to get some of these  to pack your JXmas parcels.  Tlie Popular Variety  Store  CWFF ST. :-: ENDERBY  C. F. B. License No. 10-9227.  Don'l rim the risk of  thc "Flu" bug catching  you. Keep warm. Sec  our new line of Mackinaw's and Gloves.  Something exceptional  in qui '"  price.  BOOTHS!  OOTS!  55703)     A  h*ty,  style   and  C. F. B. License No. 8-129S0.  Cliff St. Enderby  Men's Tan Military Blnchcr  '��������������������������� Grain "'....  "        Split Grain Blucher  Sf>. 2o  S4.S5  Men'  5 Bo:< Kid Leather Lined  A'eolin Soles    $7.50  Box Kid Leather Lined  Rubber Heels  $0.00  Box Kid Blucher  S5.S5  =rJJ  1 '<"J  ���������������������������/-.^������������������������������������������������������"^Vfrl  ,- -, ���������������������������\rn\  -s,        ,- yU  1 *,Sr*   |  "     >3 L"- I \
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THURSDAY OCT. 10, 1918
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But  now   he's  jus'   forgot  my
baby name
'Cause   there's   anolhcr  baby
now,   and  I'm
Told 'at 1 mustn't run an' sing
an' play
'Cause it might wake it up an'
make it cry.
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day
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when I'm nigh,
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Of 'at new baby's fuzzy little
head.
An'  now I's  feclin* so  mighty
git!'
s;������jbaek to camp after a tiring day
^jlhavng been  out  since early in 	
"Alllt tlf 'IttlCSt Girl NOW"*1'"10 morning and so was feeling:I bev no time for  trouble an'
" ** very  hungry,   so   ihe  cake unci j be hez no time for me,
chocolate came in fine. A friend; Yes, me an' Mister Trouble hez
also had a parcel by same postj agreed   to   disagree,
from  Canada, but the cake he Mc used to come an' see me, but
received    became    mouldy    iii
coming-from Canada.    We.arc
having great -weather just now.
quite  hot   and  sunny  and   the
only  rain  we  had  for  months
we  had   the   other   evening;   it
was   needed  badly   to  lay   the
dust.    You  will  have  read  of
our boys'  doings  the past  few
weeks.   I had many exciting experiences, some of which I hope
never  to  go  through  again.    I
emi.rged from the fracas without a, scratch and so am Tech ng
line  at present.    I  must  draw
Ihesc few lines to a close now so
will   sign    my   super-structure
and will scnd.it on its way.
Pte. Jas. H. Dale: It was wtOi
pleasure   I   received  your   nice
parcel of comforts a few days
ago, for which please accept my
thanks.   It is nice lo bc remembered so far from home.    I ,am
well,   and   hope   you   arc   the
same.
Pie.   Dave  Jones:   1  received
lhc   parcel   from   lhc   Enderbv f  - --_��������� ���������,
'Jrench Comfort Club yesterday T live in peace an' comfort an
and il came jusl aflcr a week I the skies is alius blue���������'
0
an
any
lillle
girl
he didn't make a hit,
I didn't like thc way he j clone a
tinv little bit,
An' I sez to Mr J Trouble "I don't
like yer style���������now
He didn't is top
To ask me "what?"
He left tbe shop
An' got!       ;
He used to have a crony that'd
come around with him���������
His name was Mister Worry an'
0 his stock o' smiles was slim
An' after--Mr. Trouble left this
other'd set an' stay,
He'd  rob  the  day  of  sunshine
an' he'd keep things lookin'
gray,
An' 1 gol so weary oi' him lhal 1
kicked him oiu onc day.
Hc  got  it  straight���������
An awful swat!
He  didn't  wait,
He
got!
sing
'me  sleep]
An'
now lhal Mr. Trouble's left
.m' Mr. Worry loo,
of hard lighting and little food
"Tic   socks   were  much   apprc-
rcvcls  in   lhc sunshine an'
chuckles al lhc rain,
daled as  I lost my whole kit'��������� I hasn't any leisure lor lo grum-
poor���������
I ain't Ih' littlest girl no morc.
a
fiirl ',
pint
wait
pals from ma-
Ihcy   wanted
How  About   Your  Understanding
���������ol'onrlnrirc stock of women's, men's
and children's shoes? fiOnly reliable
goods hanclled. SOur specialty solid
leather.    .^Repairing    in   all   branches.
It's  so  drefful hard for
like mc
'At ain't no bigger 'an j
os sand
T' havc t' stand around an
an' sec
A baby gellin'
ma's hand.
I can'   sec   why
'nolher one
While I wus here an' jus'" a
wishin' I
Could sec my papa so 'at I could
j" an
An' sprise. him till be had 16
say "0, my!"
But baby  come an'  I's  drcfiul
sore���������
1 ain't tb' littlest girl no more.
with    "my ,-horse    which    was;
strangled" in   lhc   wire  in   our For
charge of lhc len lb of August,
"if all lhe parcels-you scud are
like  mine,   thc   boys  here  will
have a lol to  thank  the ladies
mc emu lor,
'   Ptc. W. F. Funk:   1 am wriling these few lines lo lhank thc
ladies   of   the  Enderby  Trench
Comfort Ciub and the people of
.! Enderby for the parcel which 1
'received on lhc 3J!st of Alignst.
Thnt day was my birthday and
lhc parcel was doubly welcome.
])ie or complain
[spends my lazy minutes
buildin' castles oul in Spain
Fcr Trouble's went
An' Worry gol!
I'm just content���������
Trial's whal!
���������Exchange
A Prophecy
J
Z. PARKS
The Shoe*Hospital
like  tIiI
hell)   you
I3ID A  CALAMITY
ever happen   to   you?    We can
out    when   vou   break   \rour
s������lasi-es   lot
ami  iiiM pi'
 W.'..-!
,ve  duplicate broken   lenses
���������ci iptious.
i r-.-il^uJicabuna rUrs. I'or .tj:e_bei-_t.
Tolcraftce and Security
Tolerance is a source of power, , not weakness. Strangely
enough, bul il is true, wc arc
morc likely lo win rthc war if
wc- arc tolerant and intelligent
than if avc arc bigoted. Wc can
learn much from England. Even
M
(Abe Lincoln, 18G1.)
sec  in   the  near  fulurc
LETTERS FROM THE BOYS
The Enderby Trench Comfort
Club Has Received the Following Letters from the Boys
in France:
crisis approaching that unnerves mc and causes me lo
tremble for lhc safety, of my
country. As thc result of the
war, corporations havc becn enthroned, and an era of corruption in high piaccs will follow,
and -the money powcr of the
country will endeavor lo prolong ils reign by working on the
nrejudicc of lhc people until all
the wealth is aggregated in a
few-hands, and the rcpublicriis
"she""exhibits war. mania,  as hi j destroyedVt feci at this moment
the  Maud  Allen  farce,  but  in more anxiety   or the salcty ol
Ptc. J. Funk: I was very
pleased to get a parcel from the
Club this afternoon, for winch I
wish to lhank you very much.
After some bard work for a
couple of weeks a bit of .Canadian cake? etc., comes in real
fine. If you have been reading
lhe papers lately you will no
doubt have reason lo bc proud
of anv, relatives from home
with the Canadian forces. Once
again thcy arc heard from by
striking a'hard blow for liberty,
and from what I have seen 1
think lhcy havc proved themselves/ whal lhcy rcaly a.rc���������
men from a man's country out
lo defend the country wc arc
all proud of and want lo ^scc
once more. Our'band is playing a few breezy airs which
sound soothing ad"Icr the roar
.oi
the main, aflcr four ycars <=qf
war, shc leads us all in tolerance. A friend of mine has just
returned from an important
mission lo England and France.
His   judgement    of   condilions
now is lhe same that mine was lhe powcr oi the people.   In my
our country than ever before,
even in the midst of war. God
grant that my fears may bc
groundless. .. .,
"Monarchy    itself    is    sometimes hinted at as a refuge from
when I returned seven months
ago. "England," he says, "is
the freest country in the world.
They can fight there with less
suppression of opinion than any
where else. They can do new
things without sacrificing the
old." It is not a new quality in
the British. Even while they
fought Napoleon thc sterling insistence on free speech remained. No man came out of
tliat struggle with a finer glory
than Fox^ and hc insisted in
tearing olf the masks, as when
he said ironically . to Burke:
"Make peace with no man of
whose good conduct you arc
not satisfied, but make ah alliance with any man, no matter
how profligate or faithless hc
"bitimay be."    What kind of a Bol-
prcscnt position I could scarce-
lv be justified, were I to omit lo
raise a warning voice against
the approach of. returning despotism. It is not needed nor
lilting here that a general argument should be made in favor of popular institutions, but
there is one point with its connections not tb bc hackneyed as
most others, to which I ask
���������brief attention.
'Tt is assumed  lhat labor is
available only in  relation with
capital, lhat nobody labors unless somebody else owning capital, somehow by thc usccof il
induces  him   lo   labor.     Labor i
i.s prior lo and independent- of'
capital. Capilal is only the fruiti
of labor and could net havc ex
isied had labor not first existed
������-������--- 7*OU who spend r.3 much cr more on your
Yj    enjoyment���������who indulge in as many of the
JL  good things of life as you ever did:���������you
' who buy what you want to,'eat what you fancy,
go   where   you   please���������who   deny   yourselves
nothing���������Iwvj vmch real thought do you give to ^
the winning cf liie war?
-'."--.'���������.-���������*-o'-'.. _ ---
"You knowwhat we have to put up with. Do you
think Ave could stand it all���������the homesickness,
the untold misery, and the terrible fighting���������if
we dreamed "over there" that youw'cre trifling
0 AviLh this war, that you were sDending money on
frivolous things?
"Don't you see that every time you spend a dollar
on a thing you don't really need you are using'the
labor of a man who should be either fighting or
making   something   that   will   help   us���������your -.
soldiers���������to fight? . ���������    -
* "OH, you chaps with wioney in your pockets and:,
comfort in your homes and lqveof ease cankering ,
yoi| souls,���������if you could know as 7 know all that
war means, you'd stint yourselves down to tlie
barest necessities, so that Canada's money and
Canada's fnateriaj and Canada's labor could all
go into guns and sheljf and equipment (or our
hoys ia France to ������ght with!"
.    42SST  " [ '
Publishc4
under the authority of 21
the Minister of Finance. -     ,   .- .     -    -   .     _;        **���������
of Canada .'      V   '',---      ~    0~
OPTICAI, GOODS.
Adams
nnsLromf,   B. C.
,flin, .,,,,1 dHls     II is a bitlmav be."    Wiiat lema oi a isoi- i&icu i:������.m mm uu   ...o^.������--..
icr now IhanTThas bcen aiurshlJ^feJ-^M
iJHC.   VJ1V liwfc*.**-       ���������._*..���������-. .........    -,_--,-        j.
pers call Fox if lhcy heard his
aims
in  a
when
dca
ilh
words about war
their country wus
grapple?    He said:
"Nothing short of ;i  stale of
absolute perfection in all things,
cooler now than it has been and
looks like rain.
Corpl. S. Ii. Allcorn: Thanks
lo Ihe. Club and kind friends
I'or sending lhe most welcome
parcel received loday.   Tl is very
much appreciated by all.    Well, ���������������������������...-- , - , .. .
i  am   pleaded  lo sav 1  am  still, which none bul a ninalic is cx-
kccphi.o'  linr.     1   have  no  news: Iravugimt    enough     lo    expect,
much.������as  usual,  as   Ihings  arc j would justify thehope ot secures one would exnect. 1 hear,lhal j ity m a Irealy.   Al   lhal can ra-
~        .      i Mf Castle, has done  well  since lionally be looked forward Lo is
^"Li;!^ &o* >������������ commission. We alb probable seenrily; thai is lo say,
ln-i!.;:!li!������ir nnd
sind  piiin's.
Plioiu- 02
and  deserves higher considera
lion.    1 bid the laboring people
)c\varc    of    surrendering     lhc
powcr which  ihcy possess and
ivi-icli, if surrendered, will surc-
h
E. O. WOOD, J5. C. L
Armstrong0 and Salmon
S.
Arm
Huiiil  .Surveys, M;ij).s
Snlmnn Arm, 13.C.
S ECRE^^OCIETJES^
"ajf.&a.
(t.iov these iuircels from lhe J ihe security that arises Irom its
honu'iand "which vou' ������������������people; being lhc inleresl of lhc olher
are so good lo seiurus. , I conlracling parly not  lo  break
y    Pie. iiarry iiogerl: I got your I ils engagements."
j lovely parcel over a
[bul being so busy 1
! unable
^T    ��������� -sooner
KoKular      mcJtinps     iir.st ! gOO(i    COlKllllOIl.
Thuvsosty on  or iifv:r tin: \ ���������,���������.. j|^
week ago,!     That  is   lhc   gist.     A   secure
have been'peace is a peace lhal no country
'"orsceablc
not  Gcr-
to   acknowledge,  it   any J lias any plausible, oi
full moon at 8 p. in. in  Mn   ,
sosii'i     H.'ill. Viaitii-.j? \ ]]1C.
\>       til.  IS.! IU >\   IV  (,ij.j>...       XV       v...j    .  ..w.. ������������������        x ���������
Evcrylh'ing in it was in. lemplalioii^to * brca
\l was just a'mam.
to   lhc  dav  in   reaching not France
not Russia, not England,
One lerm in  that
bictlucn
ix.idiiiliy  in\-iUo'
C.  11. KKKVKS
1 do
make   un
not IhiiiJ
a   narcel
i you could security js no
lhat  would lions, west or
suit  lhe" boys heller, as it con-1 or in   iiussia;
<*%?'������'.
EN.DE
���������Js ;*r
Mo<-t.H
forcible annexa-
easl, in lielgium
the  olher is   the
 SS*���������...\\\"ms*''(he'lriiiu/s The' bovs'inost'League   of  Nations.     There -is
IBY   LODGE ;]K.C(!.    I bave been talking to a;ho third.���������Norman Ha
good number ol' the boys from j Leslie's Weekly.
home   la lei v.     Thev  arc   all  in  :     ���������=
LWiod  health   and   seem  'to be!     It  having   been   proven   tliat
ipgood in
No. a.:,, k. of i>
i
ly Ix uscd-lo shut the door of
advancement for such as  they,,
and lit new disabilities and bur-;
lens on them unlil all of liberty,
ie. lost. !
"U-l the early days of our raccj
the Almighlly said to the first;
)f mankmd: "in the sweat of,:
liy brow shall thou eat bread." j|
Afid since then, if wc except the' "
light and air of heaven, no good
Ihing can be enjoyed without'
lii-sl'having cost labor. And, in-<
asmuch as most good things;
have bcen produced by labor, it
follows that all such things by j
right belong to those whose la-;
bor has produced them. But if j
lias so* happened in all ages of |
the world" lhat .some have
labored and others have, without labor, enjoyed a large pro-
norlion  of  thc  fruits.    That is
Wc can't
we lose. '-
Thc Citv refuses to sell I'or taxes so we must.
Witliin tlie next two weeks we will offer I'or snlc nt public auction
without reserve, between thirty ;.i:(l forly desirable City Lots. These
you can buy at your own price. We will give Indefeasible Title to these
lots���������the best title possible lo secure.
numooiMwm
(.'vvvy Mor.(i;iy overling
iri *>.'HrtOiiiv Hull. Vi'<ilnj-si;oiv
ciiaily invit.O'i  v.. Mlu.-nd.
CHAS. HAV.'INS. C. C.
It. M.   A'ALiCF.K. K. lt. S
K.  .1. COI/l'Ali'l*.  iV.K.
WATCH-FOR.POSTERS   NEXT WEEXv
.'ArrosfrongVOk-anagan Land
cn.ioynu
of
Miss   Muriel.  Phinncy  of   Sum-
A!
PROFESSIONAL
G SKALING, B. A.'"
Pit
f()!-   lilt
eighth
was iu
K.
o
Ihemsi'Ivcs. , ^j.,.-, -������������������   ��������� ..    --���������
M. IJcil: Many thanks meriand was on the wrong side
a reel I received on the! of thc road during the recent
' August. Everything automobile collision m wiucii
dendi
Barrister, Solicitor,
Notary Public.
INSURANCE
Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.
il arrived.
Sergeant Si<
was pleased lo
last evening; il
opportune lime
d condilionVhciV the car she was driving and that
| of Captain P������oe came lo grid, a
Iney M. Green:    l'nominal fine of $5 was imposed
leased lo get vour parcel'in addition to the costs.   Action
'   came at a most had been  taken by the provm-
. Had just come'cial police.
wrong and should not continue.
To 'secure to each laborer the
whole product of bis labor, or
nearly as much, is a worthy object of any government.
"It seems strange that any
man should ask God's assistance in wringing bread from
thc swcii of other men's faces.
"'This country, wilh its institutions, belongs lo the men who
inhabit it." .  .    .,
Co<=t little but reach   manv,  ancl are   first-class pullers cj
business..    Try one in The COMMONER. 2c & lc a vvoif I' >* THURSDAY,  ft ���������������������������  OCT. 10, 1918  OKANAGAN  COMMONER  hi  K  Putting Money Bad  into" the Community ?������������������*>"  Did you ever hear of a farmer'who is a successful husbandman feeding grain and hay to  his stock and then spending  money for commercial fertilizer? Tlie good farmer puis  everything back into ITic soil lie  can.  So, also, will thc good citizen  pul every thing back into lhc  community Lhal be can. Intensive cultivation of the resources  and advantages of a small town  or a young cily will,  in  time,  Ail Join In  perity. There may be no reason for alarm but there is reason for caution. The government must watch raid prepare,  so should thc individuals.  Few \r yCu like your ov.  people  in   Canada  but  are   cf- Tell 'em  so!  fee led in sonic way by the pres- ]v you'd havc il lead  cnl conditions. The wise ones I " Help it grow!  will prepare by practising thrift When there's anything  count on  place to ill low  the moisture to  escape.    They may be cracked  leisure by the boys and girls  1  weather and  stored, in  air-tight glass jars.  ARMSTRONG WEATHER  REPORT FOR SEPTEMBER  ������������������lillgiliiS;  own Jacsi:,  now.     Thc   nation   can   be   no j,ct t  the  rest,  stronger  izens.  lhan ils individual cil-  r^_ tnc pcopie  Strive  for  &u  to  vou  do  city  greater  make i'or a greater and wealthier town or city. Thc lown or  city need not grow to a great  metropolis. Even if it remains  small in population il will bc  great wilh the greatness of community loyally and progress.  Gary, Indiana, is nol lhc biggest cily in the United Stales  by long odds, bul ITie spirit of  ils citizens, IhrougTi advancement in its public scTiools, has  provided inspiration for the  world in matters of education.  Monroe, Louisiana, is a small  cily, bul il was community patriotism that gave it the distinction of being thc first city in lhc  great republic lo lhc south to  have a municipally-owned street  railway.  c Trenton, Missouri. lias a population of only 0,000 souls, yet  Trenton enjoys an almost world  ���������������������������wide;, fame  for ils  commercial  principles  Fertilizers  for  1919  (Experimental Farms Note)  N<  Now is the time i'or the far  jner  lo plan his croppings for  mclhing big���������������������������and  nevi  Make il go.  grit-  Buckle in and show your  Earn a name!  If thc othcr cilv's il.  Who's  to  blame?  Spend your money in lhc town  Where   you   pull    thc   shekels  down;  Work to give il jusl renown���������������������������  .If  That's the game.  you're used lo giving knocks,  Change vour slvlc:  Th.ri  A-  \t\  Ol  progressiveness.   The  of      thc      "Trenton  -i-_"  V  Idea���������������������������11  Works" arc known to every  live lown and city lhat wants lo  gel ahead wilh chamber of commerce and board of trade progress. Trenton nol only has a  loyal citizenship, but every farmer for a radius or many miles  has been educated into becoming a Trcnlon booster. The  whole community is sound as a  bell and everybody within its  sphere of influence is prosperous as a coon in a melon patch.  - Trcnlon, Missouri, has proved  to a  skeptical world that com-  ���������������������������- munity patriotism pays���������������������������band-  ;  somcly. <;  Sometimes people make jeer-  ! ing remarks aboul Hie small  ��������������������������� country town and small city.  ;- But these people do not stop to  , realize jhe fact thai the 'country  - town is* the'best governed,-most  morally-enlightened and happiest spot in our urban  civiliza-  '���������������������������- lion.    Thc greedy race, for pelf  J  docs nol exist as in  the ovcr-  ! ��������������������������� grown,    congested    cily.      The  ; country  town  is  a  good,  safe,  >; healthful place to live. The vast"  7 majority of the nation's big men  '��������������������������� come   from   il.    "-Here   current  v events' arc watched, and judgements made with un prejudiced  mind.   No great vortex of influ-  ence, that usually is pernicious,  i affects our decisions.    Men and  ' women and children know'each  '��������������������������� othcr���������������������������and the spirit, generally  speaking,  is  for ncighborlincss  '[ and helpfulness.  How, foolish, Ihen���������������������������how ut-  ' tcrly . unreasonable���������������������������that we  '*" should deliberately set to work  7 lo kill our happy, contented, cn-  | lightened, prosperous, friendly,  i spiritual community to assist  '��������������������������� strangers in thc great city who  i care nothing about us except  ILh o w=m uch^o lV=lh c=lin in g=-th cy.  w boqucls instead cf rocks  For ii while!  bet  tlie  olher fellow roast;  lShun him as you would ii ghost;  'Meet his hammer wilh a boast  And a smile.  a slander  from  i ar  are  When  Comes  aioncr.  Ticll him wh<- and whal 3rou  .���������������������������Make il strong! >  Needn't flatter; never bluff:  Tell lire truth���������������������������tha I's enough:  Join   thc  boosters���������������������������they're   the  JJi 919 and in so doing lo decide  upon whal fertilizers hc purposes to use. Lasl spring there  was considerable dissappoinl-  mcnl among farmers, especially  among those who had delayed  placing their orders till a few  weeks before lhc season opened  as there was nol only a shortage  of material bul transportation  facilities were such thai quick  deliveries could not bc made,  lhere is no prospect lhal conditions will bc belter nexl spring  and il therefore behooves thc  farmer this fall lo carcfulty  consider his needs, scan the  prices and having made his selection to place bis orders, stipulating an early delivery. Co-operation in ordering may effect  amouni in purchasing and in  freight rales.  During thc last ten years the  number of farmers in British  Columbia, Ontaria, Quebec and  thc Maritime Provinces using,  fertilizers has increased. Unfortunately but a small percentage  if Ihem have' definite J;-.io\v-  lcdgc of the profit that may  lvi\c resulted from their application. There will always b-e^a  ceitain degree of uncertainty as  regards results from fcrtilizi is,  chiefly' owing to the fact thnt  seasonal  conditions  cannot  bc  prodded, but with .close obser- lhc young of cattle, sheep and  valion from carefully planned pigs being born hairless and  work, a very great knowlc Ige!baying goitre. It -was found that  may bc gained as to the amount! these defects, which' usually  and kind of fertilizer that will went together, could.be avoided  if the'mothers were moved out  of the infected areas during -a  portion ..of lhc period of- gestation.   r .     .-   ��������������������������� -  ' The'    investigation"   showed  Dale  1  9  3  '4V  ���������������������������  5  li  7  8  0  10  lt  12  13  14  15  10  17  IS  10  20  21  2*3  23-  24  25  :20  127  '28  129  30  !JMc;in  I     Mean  fall   I'or  Max.  GS  68  72  76  r- n  /o  70  79  78  79  79  79.5  80  78  78  77  77  74  77  78  76  74  58  05  04  07  09  72  73  73  08  73.78  for thc month, 5J  tlie  month,   .49;  max  Min.  55  .5(5  36  -40  41  42  42  41  42  40  38.5  41  40  40  42  37.5  37  41.5  40  41  45  54  45  33  32.5  36  38  38  51  40  40.86  r:i info r  $$*  oiitroi  i  *"a  the month, 80 on the 12th; min. for  the  month,  32.5  on   Lhc 25th.  stuff  Wc j..-l;j  ���������������������������The Dominion  belong.  Magazine.  Iodine for Goitre *  Thai a supply of iodine in the  food of domestic animals is a  preventative of goitre in their  offspring is the conclusion of  an investigator V>f the Montana  Agricullural College. In some  portions of thc West farmers  suffer considerable less'through  young  ad-  prove profitable. A scries of  jacent plots on fairly uniform  soil, each wilh a different quantity . oiv kind"of fertilizer, and  sown lo thc same crop, furnishes the mosl reliable means  thai along wilhTiairlcssne'ss and  of learning lhc/mosl profitable, over-development- of the thyroid  application, but if time*and la- gland there'was almost always  bor do not permit of thc auop-  the skin of the  pockets.  can tear oul ol" our  For il is a solid, solemn fact  [���������������������������'thai every dollar wc send away  from home I'or goods tbat could  bc procured at home���������������������������whether  it bc a pound of lea, a silk dress,  a .bunch of letterheads or a  grindstone���������������������������wc  arc  dclibcratc-  " ly robbing ourselves for just so  mh'ch.)    Thousands -;.of  us   arc  Trobbng our communities of  their life-blood. Wc can sec thc  |J effects without going far.  lion of this plan, a strip of the  field, well slaked, should bc left  unfertilized and ils . yield  weighed against lhat of a similar strip on ,thc fertilized area.  From the results so obtained  the profit or loss from thc application o<f thc fertilizer may  lie readily ohtaincd.  A considerable saving may be  usually effected hy biwing fertilizer- ingredients���������������������������nitrate of; of  soda, sulphate of ampmnia, superphosphate, basic slag,., etc.,  than by purchasing the ready-  mixed and this course also furnishes valuable information  for future guidance obtainable  in no other way.  Information and- advice regarding lhc use of fertilizers  will bc gladly given as far as  1in"a3^bc^iralcticaljlc71]D>^lhc"divi^  sion of chemistry, Central Experimental Farm. Ottawa.  i thickening ot  head and neck. Examination of  the enlarged thyroid-glands demonstrated that thcy contained  much, less1 iodine than was normal, and the conclusion was  drawn lhal the animals -were  "not getting- enough" iodic in  their food and watcrv How,to  overcome this deficiency was  the' problem. A test was -made  by feeding iodine in the form  iod of potassium (129.5 to  324 mgm. per. head daily) to  sows during gestation, and positive. results were obtained. The  Monday, Oct- 14lb, is Thanksgiving Day in Canada, but what  interests the average small boy  is thc fact that Thursday, Ocl.  31, is Hallowe'en.  '���������������������������"'���������������������������..vi-.  Try Java Mocha  Coffee for Breakfast  and see how pleasure  and the rest of theday  passes.  Canadian   Food   Control   License  Nos.  ."   5-S60, S79939      .  Star BaKery  Armstrong', B. C.  Nut-Gathering  Throughout  Canada there is  a generous supply of nut-bearing trees which yield an abundance of edible nuts rich in food  value, as the bullcrnut, black  walnut, lhc hickories, hazelnut  and beech nuts.    In British Co-  young- animals  free from goitre.  were   entirely  Hints" on- Keeping Vegetables  r,   ,      , . .    luinbia wc havc onlv the beaked  /    Bcloyal   menand wonicn, tojha/clnut   which  fe-onc  of  lhc  ���������������������������\ thc  town   that  gives you  and  ,i vour children of its host.  A Warning in Trade Figures  D     For   those   who   understand  . Canada's     financial     condition  there is a significant lesson in  trade figures recently issued by  , Ottawa.  ;    For thc first five months of  the present fiscal year there was  la decrease in Canada's foreign  > trade of $270,000,000, or about  ' 20 per cent.   There was a great  falling   off   alike   in   manufac-  J ttfres and agricultural products  [V exported.   The trade was $875,-  ��������������������������� 000,000, compared with $1,146,-  .000,000 a year ago. .  These figures tell mi potent  I; terms of the instability of pres-  ];' ent conditions. Our trade, al-  [J though still large and healthy,  T(,is on an insecure and unendur-  ling foundation. War conditions  'have created a ficticious pros-  Owing to llie shortage of help  "Ihe^lfarvcst^quGS.tion^bcconics5  more servious every year. Winler apples should bc off the trees  by the first week in October;  lhc little that would bc lost in  color would bc gained in condition and . keeping qualities.  Only send apples to tbe packing houses that arc fit to pack.  Do not make extra work for  the packers by sending culls.  Ncxt in order comes the mangels; harvest in piles and cover  with leaves if thc nights are  cold. If there, is frost in the  crop allow it to come out of the  The oven in tlie  Kootenay P-aiige is surrounded by an envelope  of heat which is at every  moment under your instantaneous control.  With the Kootenay  Range the heat control  is so easy and accurate  3rou can use all the heat  from your fuel without  waste.  For Sale By Maclachlan Hardware Co.  McCIaiyk  London  St. John, N.B.  Toronto  Calgary  Montreal  Hamilton  Winnipeg  Edmonton  Vancouver  Saskatoon  80  WHY "YOU  DON'T ANSWER  The-story of the telephone company-.who requested its-subscribers  not lo place Iheir spectacles on top  of the telephone was true, because  any metal laid across the wires or  binding "posts on-top of the telephone will short-circuit the line so -she  When "Mrs. Smith", filled the tele- .  phone* bells-so they--might not" ringV  and wake the baby, it caused "Mrs.  Jones" ytoi' report angrily (to the ���������������������������" J  telephone company Lhal-she-.knew , -  "Mrs. Smith"''was-home and that v  "central" would not ring'her when  called. -  -- '   >V"1|  'central" can't- ring the telephone.      Take .care of your'-Telephone.  C. F. H. license No. 9-3409  . Choicest meats obtainable.  Gqo. R. Sharpe  Wholesale and Retail "Putcher  Enderby  DENTISTRY  most nutritious. Nuts arc more  nutritious that milk, eggs, meat roots before pulling in thc mor  and bread, one ounce of nut ning. This also applies to ap-  kerncls being equal to a pint of j pies and all fall crops. Ncxt  milk in food value. Nuts arc,comes thc carrots and potatoes,  ready to cat without the labor Watch for clean, even hills that  and cost of cooking. They may  be served in thc form of delicious sandwiches, in salads, in  fruit jellies and cakes, or a  handful may be kneaded into a  loaf of bread before it goes into  thc oven. A few kernels put  thro/ugh the nut chopper and  scattered over the breakfast  cereal adequately supply the  place of bacon.  This important food crop is  waiting in tlie woods to be garnered in. A few afternoons  spent nutting in the woods will  supply tlie home with nuts for  the winter and will save 'the  meat supply for onTr country's  defense. After gathering, the  nuts should be spread on tlie  attic floor or on shelves in a dry  arc producing best crops and  select seed from these as they  are harvested. When roots ol"  any kind are put in cellars thcy  should have plenty of ventilation, and in the case of pits only  a covering of straw should he  put on until the roots have had  a chance to sweat and cool off.  A great deal of loss is annually  experienced by overheating in  cellars and pits. Just after  harvesting good ventilaltioai is  essential in the storage of fruit  and vegetables and roots. The  humidity of the atmosphere in  the cellar should be closely  watched and if too dry the floor  should be sprinkled with water  now and again to prevent scald  and shrinkage.  Dr- Pent has opened one of  the most modern Dentnl Parlors in the Interior of British  Columbia in the W. H.  Smith Block, above the Okanagan Grocery, Vernon. B.C.  Special attention to out of  town patients.  Phone  34-3 or write  incuts.  for  appoint-  PR. PPNT  PPNTIST  V������������������91NON,0.C  OKANAGAN TELEPHONE CQ.  Petter styfasGrifae for  The Commoner  now while the  subscribing is goo4  -$2f()0=Year  -Arm strongman d^End erby^  -        . .   ~^~T -      ~     -       -       -  *���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������<  MADE IN  ARMSTRONG  UiJies' Suits  Men's Suits  Clothes Cleaned; Pressed  Altered and Repaired  ALEX. ADAIR  mmmmm  Cream  The success or failure of a Creamery depends  largelj' on th cam omit of Winter Cream that can be  secured.  We have made a success of the Creamcrv dur  ing the Summer and if wc can, this  Cs  m ing  winter,  keep up the output success is assured.  Our Directors appeal to you as a patron to  take advantage of the high prices which must be paid  for butterfat during the coming winter. Make preparations now for winter cream.  Our Directors also appeal to thc small producer to continue patronage even though the amount  be small. A large number of small producers can  help out the output to a wonderful extent.  Northern Dkanagan Dreamery flss'n.  srmmm0mmTmmmmmmmmwmr*mmmjm**r^*mmimwmmmm*mmmmmim%  Help Boost the Distric  by getting your friends to subscribe for  The   Commoner.     $2.00 by the year; $1.00 six months. .8  OKANAGAN   COMMONER  THURSDAY, OCT. 10, 1918  SPECIAL  ���������������������������|'We have just received anolher shipment cf fifty dozen Perfect  |Seal Fruit Jars. These are going fast but we believe we wilHie  lable  to   fill   all  orders.    Prices same as last, viz: Pints, $1.50;  Economy tops "....50c dozen  IQuarts, SI.75 per dozen.  1  nanceiior  K  If you havc any intention of buying a range,  do so at.-oiice. Travellers Icll us that in,"the  near future we will be  unable to get ranges  with the high closet,  owing to lhc scarcity  of steel. Not only that  bul prices will.ber very  much bigber. Wc arc  agents for the Gurney-  Oxl'ord line, and here  show vou an illuslra-  lion of tbe CHANCEL  LOR���������������������������conceded   lo   be  ranges.  11 speaks well for lhe  range  where, we  can   give  the names of nearly 100 'satisfied   customers   in  around  Armslrong.  They have polished   lops.  They have plain nickle  trimmings.  They  have   large  cooking surfaces.  Prices ���������������������������wilh  lfJ-in  oven    ?S5.00  Willi 20-in oven        90.00  These urices do nol include reservoirs.  X^j  We will'* send this new EDISON  DIAMOND AMBEROLA and selee-  oi' the world's hest music to vour  home for FIVE DAYS FREE  TRIAL. If, after so hearing yon  decide to buy it, you can pay cash  or arrange easy terms at Winnipeg  prices.     " *" ' "  Is being- taken advantage of by more people every day-- Q  our choice is good���������������������������our goods guaranteed���������������������������if goods shipped  are not satisfactory as regards quality and price, we will accept return of same and refund your money. We prepay  postage on.all goods except groceries. Xet us demonstrate  the value of this departmeh tto you.  Write TO-DAY to-  YOII J  and !  THE HBGD STAnONERV CO.  Vernon,  B. C.  The Edison Distributors cf  s*  I  Mie  The ECONOMIZER is a palcnl  arrangement in  Lhe pipe which  actually saves you much fuel,  besides giving you more control  of your stove The CHANCELLOR is lhe only range wilh lhis  device.  No   needles   lo   change���������������������������unbreak-  able records.  Spanish "Flu'  Coming  elOi  NO. SMOKE  NO ASHES  NO DUST  NO DANGER  Thcy can be carried about  the house lo heat bedrooms  or bathrooms, ' or  rooms.  Living  Prices  .$5.50 & $7.00  cPiii-Sfflith'-Hapd'e Oo. Ltd.  CORNER HARDWARE ARMSTRONG, 5. C.  PHONE 33  CLASSIFIED ADVTS.  '2c a.  word   first insertion; j c a ward  t he reader;    20 c minimum  TOP. SALE���������������������������Alfalfa; in- barn on  ranch, formerly Capt. Wallace's,  Lsinsdo-wne. VJ Six-horse power  JMor.se gas  engine.    J. T. Piggott,  PIANO TUNING & REPAIRING  CHARLES QUINN,  Direct from Toronto factory and  authorized Tuner for Mason &  Risch, Ltd. Wiil he in Armslrong  and district during October. Address Box 98.    Kelowna.  Armslrong, HS.C.  G3  FOP. SALE���������������������������Red brindle cow; due  lo calve 12th November; heavy  milker.    Apply, J. C.  Henson.  (52  WILL TIIE PAHENT whose child  look a hoy's mackinaw ci-at  from lhe shed behind Stokes'  barn return it to JJMrs. A. ^ I*.  Younii? " 62-1  PIANO I'OR SALE���������������������������Nd ,-eaM>r.ahle  offer refused. Mrs.  E. Vs". Winter.  1  ARM  WANTEIJ���������������������������Aboul   100 acres.  ���������������������������Al^<-> .-V^JiJ L'j'c.ting an���������������������������..!,. ...buil.ding.  I-'. NV. Sella for. Replies to be sent  lo  Ed.   E.  Peiswig.  Armstrong.  LOST���������������������������A brown mare with "11"  branded on left hip. and a strap  around neek when she left home.  x."i reward I'or any person reluming same lo W. II. Norman.  Armslrong. Ul  FOR-SALE���������������������������Pure-bred while Wy-  andolle eockei'els from Guild's  bred-to-l;iy strain. $2 each. \Y,  R.   ]���������������������������".  Collis,   Lansdowne.       (51-lf  YOi;N<; PICS FOR SALE���������������������������Choice  lol. .1. II. Pallen, Spring Lake  I-'iii'in. Armstrong.  TOMATOES���������������������������Ripe or green (Reau-  lies) .";l)!b. .-:1.2."V Order now as  lhcy are at Iheir best. We deliver' in town. Maw ������������������.-v Sons.  Phone  E300<>. 00-3  WANTED lo rent pleasant house  and rooms and board wilh piano  (or would rent same) close to  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������cen I re of town. Also lo buy used  typewriter and desk, and slighl-  ly used car with starter: Apply  Mgr.   Graham,   evaporator.  FOR     SALE ��������������������������� A     few     vegetable  marrow.     Splendid   for   preserving,  or as    a  vegetable.    Mrs. D.  .,G.   Crozier.   Armstrong. 60  FOR SERVICE���������������������������Purebred Yorkshire boar. Turner & Donaldson.  Enderby.   FOR SALE���������������������������Three Jersey heifers;  two-year-olds. Apply, J. Mun-  sell,   Armstrong. ,5S-tf  WANTED���������������������������Will pay cash for 10  good fresh cows. Must be heavy  milkers and test over 4 per cent.  C. M. Henderson, D.V.S., Phone  39-4,  Armstrong. 56-tf  two   for  which  lhc corner.  01'  nigh Is  lhc  arc  cold  jusl  winter  around  E. T. ABBOTT  Druggist and Stationer  Armstrong, B. C.  ���������������������������We Okanagan Garage  Phone 77 Armstrong, B.C.  AI.IFT WHEN YOU NEED IT���������������������������  is what many of us arc looking for 'and  that's what  OUH. GARAGE  stands ready to do���������������������������make prompt repairs when voxi need them���������������������������supply the  best accessories when vou   want  them.  Vancouver bus a number of  cases ol' Spanish influenza,. No  case has proved fatal as yet. and  the medical authorities have  decided upon thc most stringent  measures to suppress the bug if  there is thc first indication of it  becoming epidemic. The public  schools and theatres arc to bc  immediately closed and all public gatherings disallowed.  -The Provincial Government  has'"passed an order in council  giving lhc municipalities offthc  Province power to close all  theatres should the precaution  be considered advisable.  Tbe advice of lhc best physicians to everv person wlio may  catch the "flu" bug is lhat thcy  go straight home lo bed and call  a doctor. While thc virulent life  of thc disease is four or five  days, persons who contract it  arc warned nol to play the fool,  when they start to feel better.  Pneumonia follows in tbe wake  of Spanish grippe where the patient, is allowed to get up,and  move around. ^Whcn a patient  begins lo feci.belter thai is really the most dangerous lime,-and  every'precaution musl bc taken  as to keeping warm.' and jsvcll-  nourished.  Jf you catch the Spanish "flu"  you will bc laid up four or five  days. You will havc pains in  your head and eyes and all over  your body. Your eyes and nose  will run "wilh watcr and your  .eyes will bc so weak that you  will not be able to face the light.  Here arc somc rules given to  thc school children of Vancouver and which apply elsewhere:  Don'l borrow a handkerchief  from anyone:  Don'l lend your own handkerchief. -  Use your handkerchief when  you want lo cough, sneeze or  wipe your. nose.  Don't spil in school or in the  playgrounds  or  anywhere else.  Don't lake a -lick off anolher  child's sucker.   Don .1 _ lake., a., bi lc ..oJT_an o Ihcr-  MEN'S SWEATERS  Men's all wool knitted sweaters ���������������������������a very special line in large sizes only���������������������������very soft wove  but heavy and warm.      Sizes 40, 42,   44  ....   ..... .... ..  LADIES' HOSE  Penman's special cashmere hose for ladies, in all sizes. The best value in cashmere hose you can  procure today. Tbe dye in these hose is somewhat imperfect, try a sample pair at our risk ������������������| /wv  all sizes.    Having bought a very large quantity of these we can quote a special price of   ������������������pi.UU  per pair  BOYS' HOSE  Boys' Rock rib and Hercules hose.    Thc best that money can buy.    Very strong,   durable  rib wtth double knees, heels ancl toes    per pair  WOMEN'S GEOVES  Women's fleeced lined gloves, in grey nnd white, a very durable  glove   with   a   very  soft  fleeced lining, especially good value at    per pair  SHEETINGS  Special value in 72 inch sheeting bought early  nnd   in  large   quantities  and   following out   our  usual practice, wo give yon the benifit of our   saving.     A   very   fine  quality  and   only  one bolt left .. .��������������������������� \ ". . .. per yd.'  5  I  o    3S inch Turkish towels, special value.  A  beautifully finished- soft, even  weave,   without  a   flaw  at     .-...".   MIDDY CLOTH  Remarkably  good  value  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������-��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� .'    per yard,  TOWELS  Don't lose this one, per pair   0)  1  Oi  I)  $8.50 I  I  I  0  |:  0  i  5  75C   I  50c  60c  45c  60c  0  I  0  'X  Try a special Mail order.     If  faction, return it and your Mail  any article is not to your satis-   (Jv.  [ail Order money will be cheer-     x  fully refunded.  GROCERY BULLETIN  Ogilvie's   fleur  now   in   stock,   also   the   following substitutes: white corn flour, barley flour, oat  o flour and a full line of cereals  Ready cut macroni in bulk, 2 pounds for 25c. "' Pickling spices of every kind"  ,_Wilson, Lyth & Bodgero^ vinegar in bulk, white, wine or English malt.  75c per gal.      The most  reliable vinegar forpickling ' c  Fresh fruit arriving* all the time  0  I  0  i  ���������������������������reman:  General Merchants The Big Store  o<  >o<  >o  o  Armslrong, 3. ,C.  >o<  Cjtu. rood Control License  So. S-22.3C6  ���������������������������   ���������������������������I)  J  child's apple or lcl anolhcr lake  a bile olf yours���������������������������cut il wilh a  pockel knife.  Don'l bile thc end cf your  pencil or pen.  Boys, don'l lick your marbles.  Keep    your    feel   dry���������������������������don'l  McLaughlin and Chevrolet Cars  TIWGS-TONE STYLUS  Needle will play from 50 to 200  records  without changing.  Victor Records  90c for two selections  If. $. BEST  Armstrong,   B C.  play in muddy ditches and puddles of water.,  Keep your hands clean.  Sleep with your window open  Keep your back yards clean.  Swat The flics���������������������������thcy carry thc  germs.  Keep your school desk clean  and tidy"���������������������������don't leave handkerchiefs, rags and bits of paper in  your desk.  CITY OF ENDERBY  Compilation of  Voters' List;  Year 1919.      <-  NOTICE is hereby given lhat,  under lhe provisions of the Municipal Elections Act, Householders  and License Holders desiring to  have their names placed on thc  Voters' List for the year 1919 are  required ..to .make .a., .statutory ,d e c^  laration of qualification, .which  declaration musl bc delivered to lhc  Clerk of the Municipality within  two days after it is made, and not  later than 5 (five) o'clock in the  afternoon of the 31st day of Oc-  Ocloher,   19 IS.  Form of declaration can be obtained at the CiLy Hall.  Dated, October 9th, 1918.  GRAHAM   ROSOMAN,  Cilv Clerk.  TENDERS  Tenders for the purchase of  what is commonly known as the  Rippington property, will he received by the undersigned up to  noon of'the 12th,inst.  Applications for, the lease of thc  property-for onc or two years will  also be considered, the applicant  to state thc rental he is prepared  to give and lo have the ofTer sent  in writing to the Clerk, by 1 p.m.  12th inst. L. E. FARR,  Municipal   Clerk.  Armstrong,  B.C.,  Oct.   1,  1918.  I have a large list of-enqairies  from thc Prairie Provinces for  Mixed Farms and Stock Ranches.  Mail your descriptions of proper-  tics direct to the office.  GEO. MICKLEBOROUGH  Box 398 ' Vernon  =HSa-vi n g^ loelas'���������������������������will���������������������������brin g���������������������������vic  tory complete.  Don't let your appetite block  the road lo Berlin.   S. O. S.  Saving scraps over here will  save 'IhcTScrap over thcrc.  Monday,    October    JMlh,    is  Thanksgiving Day.  Don't Put Oft  Your Winter Underwear until  it is too late. ^Woollens are  scarce. We are sole agents for  STANFIELD'S���������������������������the best on the  market.  How about a House of Hobberlin Suit Made to Order for  winter?  Canadian Food Control  License No. 8-17170.  E. B. DIIX  Wfoen you want good  tea jwy Tip Top Tea at  the price, POc per \V  Copq Tea at low price  at  Canada Food isoarci Siccus  GENERAI,  MERCHANTS  TsixiTir"TiJronsTr  PLEASANT VALLEY  Trained Corsetiere:-  Miss Turner will be pleased'.to  call upon ladies to demonstrate the  Spirilla Corset. New season's  models washable and unbreakable  made to order corset. Guaranteed  to fit and wear.  Please send post card or call  distance no object.  Miss Turner is also agent for tho  A. F. C. Toilet Articles. Blouse  and dress patterns cut  to measure  Armstrong.  Jas, 8. Dickson  Real Estate and Insurance  List your Properties and Houses,  for Sale or Rent:   Enderby, B. C.  Men's Wear  Groceries  Enderby, B. C.  ORINOCO  Vim    Hhfc   FwK ^io/)Kti   its  A dollar saved over here assists the boys "over there."

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