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Okanagan Commoner Feb 13, 1919

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Association  Enjoys Another Evening of  Fun and Exercise  Another successful meeting of  \%he Armstrong Athletic Association was carried off last Friday  [*t  thc Drill Hall, and  the increased attendance was certainly  [Very encouraging, although the  [grown-ups were not so much in  [evidence as was expected.   How-  lever, that is easily accounted for  |by a rumor that seems to have  Jound its way round to thc effect  [that this affair is only for the  [benefit of schoolboys.    Let this  fat once be emphatically denied.  [The committee  are quite  prepared to handle boys and girls,  [men and women, and what is  fjnore, they are expected to come.  jThc intention of thc committee  lis that this association shall be-  l.tonie the parent of every move-  jnieiit in athletics in Armstrong,  [and all who are interested in  [any kind of sport and exercise  [should enroll under its banner.  Since thc last meeting several  lew pieces of gymnastic apparatus have been' installed in the  iJHall, and as time goes on this  [will be added to as soon as funds  [are available, concerning which  [matter thc committee expect no  I very great difficulty once tlieir  needs arc known.    As soon as  [.citizens  of  a  more - diversified  character     have    made     their  [wishes known to the committee  |'we expect to make provision for  las' manys different classes ,and  U'Jr-y-way of giving the members,  [an incentive to .train it is inten-  raed���������������������������'���������������������������- to -organize .successive,  [gnules of efficiency in the var-  Uqus branches^of sport, the entry  ppto which grades, >yillhe distin?:  [guished by a badge that designates th? wearer's.degree of effi-  iciency.    THev>efcrefary .says:  rc'PJease everyone that is inter-  lested in any degree; come fa the  [rjall next Friday. We can promise you a great deal of real fun,  [gratis, that will majte the blood  [bum in your veins and lighten  ronr step   hy  a   good   many  )ounds.   Let'sall pull together  nnd mahe tills a community affair; a social centre Id come to  lin ofT hours thai will do us all  ]some good."  Special Meeting TwfW AX A.  , A special meeting will he held  lin the Wall on Thursday evening  ���������������������������for the benefit of girls and laidies. We hope this will he attended as fully as possible and  [earnestly invite every girl and  Ijady interested to turn up, have  la warm up and organize and cn-  |roll yourselves so that a special  time may be decided on for you.  There arc already instructresses  lin view and no effort will bc  [grudged   by   thc   committee  if  called upon to help thc ladies get  started.    7 p.m.  Trophies from France  Canada's Great War Exhibit,  [under the auspices of tlie Do-  jminion Government, has just  [arrived on tlie Coast from Calvary, ancl will be shown at Vancouver, Feb. 12 to Mar. 1, inclusive. Ten thousand persons saw  [llie exhibit daily at Calgary, a  Barge- number revisiting it sev-  Ibral-times.  \ Returned men say that if one  [has any imagination at all that  [a week can be spent going  [through the exhibit,"for it gives  [a more realistic picture of the  hardships, suffering and gallantry of the Canadian troops in  France than the best war stories  ever written.  Among the trophies and war  exhibits shown are such tilings  as the Gcrman one-man tank,'  the famous French "75's," Ger-  man, Russian,. English, French  and American machine guns,  the remains of a Zeppelin, small  arms used by the Allies and the  enemy, a complete German infantryman's outfit, munitions of  all descriptions, a Gcrman airplane with two mounted machine guns, German trench  mortars, German bomb throwers, and thc most remarkable  set of life-size photographs ever  taken anywhere.  The pictures were secured by  thc Canadian official photo-'  graphers on No Man's Land as  the Canadians rushed to the attack on Thelus village, the second objective in the course of  the historic campaign on Vimy  Ridge. The different phases of  this battle are faithfully recorded in a, long succession of.  photographs. An immense-sized  picture of Vimy Ridge is shown,  and the entire series presents in  vivid and.never-to-be forgotten  manner an impression of the  splendor of this magnificent victory of Canadian arms.  Ruby Earlier than Marquis  A new wheat named Ruby.JJis  reported to have been developed  at the Central Experimental Station, OttawaV. It is a selection  front ttie^ progeny o{ a cross Ke^  tween ..Downy ..Riga ' and. ned  Fife.-- Ruby Wheat ripens, as<a;  rule, a week earlier than Marquis. The kernels are somewhat  similar to those of Red Fife, being hard and of the popular reddish brown color. The heads are  beardless. The.straw in most'lo-  ealities is rather shorter than  Marquis, and of good strength  In yield it produces slightly less  per acre than Maquis.  Experiments carried on at the  Central and other ������������������xpeimental  farms have shown that the soil  and climate in Pritish Columbia*  the southwest part of Ontario,  the valley of the St. Lawrence,  and the Maritime Provinces are  suitable, for fibre flax production. These statements appear in  the report of the Experimental  farms for the year ending Mar-  3,1st, _191_8,,.whi_ch.is_hut-.one__of.  CREAMERY DIFFICULTIES  Winter Season not so Encouraging as Anticipated, but Better  Results Looked For.  ASK IMMEDIATE ACTION  Move Made by Enderby City  Council tp Locate Returned  Soldiers on Reserve Land  A   business   meeting   of   the  Armstrong Creamery directors -,   ,. .        r.        _  was held last Saturday to hear! _.      ,   ���������������������������      * ^       ?UTlrC1  the report of the secretary with  regard to the past Season's op-  At Monday night's meeting of  Mr.  Frank Hassard and Mr. M. A.  Marley, manager of the Okan-  .. r-. . .       agan Saw Mills, addressed tliat  erations.   The report was not so , **,   . ������������������....,  i.i . ��������������������������� u ^ ! body in an effort to mduce some  rncv   ���������������������������>_   /������������������niiIri   novo   hnnn   upishn/1 "  action to be  taken  looking  to  rosy as could have becn wished  for, but after all matters had .     .,      Al      ��������������������������� .    . ,  , ^        .. ,,    .  . . having   the   Government   take  bcen gone thoroughly into and ..     0    ���������������������������       , T   ,.  i������������������   _ i        a    -iu j-������������������-    i������������������.    iover  the  Spallumcheen  Indian  results balanced with difficulties' ��������������������������� ,, .      .J      .,  Reserve and to place thereon re-  turned soldiers and' their families.. Mr. Hassard pointed out  that there was in this reserve  seyeral  thousand  acres  bf  the  u     iu     v i*   -   x������������������j    * xi     he8* land iu the Okanagan, some  mcr when they felt confident the,��������������������������� ,       ,    . .  ,     . :,,     .;.,.���������������������������-''.. ...  |five   or  six   hundred   acres   of  | which could be immediately cultivated and put into crop."J The  reserve is convenient to  town  the directors concluded the season, had not been so bad even if  the financial situation was not  favorable, and they concluded to  "carry on" into spring and sum-  by soldiers. ,."We believe it would  be quite easy to buy from the Indians. Reserve comprises thousands of acres; very few Indians upon it. Several hundred acres of  arable land, fit for immediate production. Excellent soil, no irrigation needed;' railway; three roads,  one of them the. trunk road of the  Okanagan Valley; long-distance  and local telephone; all the conveniences of proximity to the town.  To 'get some soldiers settled at once ,  on land would help greatly with  further work of soldier settlement.  Fred H. Barnes, Mayor.  HOSPITAL AID GRANTED  STARTING STRONG  Enderby's 1919 Council Holds  Its First ' Strenuous Session,  Adjourning at  1.17 a.m.  with easy access to market and  requires no irrigation.'  He was  The first session of Enderby's  new council ,was held on Monday evening last and continued  into, the ' night, adjournment  coming at .1.17 a. m^ Rafter five  hours " strenuous' work. They  first had to hear tlie proposal  made by Mr. Hassard and endorsed by-Mr. Marley (reported  more fully in another column)  business would retrieve the winter's losses. Negotiations are  how under way for contracts  wliich will call^f or thc total output of the creamery', and at a  price which will give better results than selling to the whole-  rr.i     ������������������>"      _               _           ii ment if a reasonable price were  The flow of cream from all t  ���������������������������.     ',        ,  .,     .    -,*       ., ,  j. u     ���������������������������,. . . . j   ������������������. offered, and the land could be  parts of the district to the cream- ,v ,        .,        ,      ....  1               -   .       -   ,      .. _    .        (resold to returned  soldiers  on  ery       continues      satisfactory.! ���������������������������    ; * ,   .,   ���������������������������   ������������������������������������������������������       . . .   _,    . . -       .  r. . ..     -          j j.                 .��������������������������� .^ i easy terms and at a figure which Municipal   Act,  Dairymen, and farmers milking I        Ss  ' . u:   ���������������������������    i    ���������������������������  ������������������"������������������������������������^f������������������*   ^-^,  ������������������i        *^.    ������������������������������������     - r.������������������A ;��������������������������� ., 7. would not mean a.heavy load with the annual  confident the few Indians on the m connection with the Spallum-  reserve would sell to the govern  only a few. cowsj find it more  profitable to ship their cream at  the" prevailing prices than to  make it into butter and peddle it  to^ the stores. The result is that  tlie creamery product has largely replaced the. dairy butter' of  varied quality which formerly  occupied.the local market.  for the buyer to bear.    He believed concerted action on  the  cheen Indian reserve.1 This mat  ter required some time. Then  followed ja mass of routine and  statutory work required by the  iri connection  assessment, appointing court of revision, passing regular'-��������������������������� loan   by-law,  and  part, of the, community would considering the financial state  bring",results;   at .toast   it  was ���������������������������������������������������������������-��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� -#������������������o  worth making,ah effort for.  Mr. Marley said it was not his the board of   works,   reported  ment for the year 1918.  Aid.  Miller,' as  chairman  of  School Teachers Strike  purpose to suggest any action in  respect to,a project he knew so  little] about. All he desired to.  dd> was to, state-that his Jcom-  1 "f i* '��������������������������� r s      X  panyjAvas in sympathy with any  ,4a,One^.hundred and^sixtyrfrve movimierit.inrtheJriterest.of the  teachers, practically 'all. of: the' comMjanit^.^ndt;<is7^i%pai^7t^  public and high .school staffs of jassistiiri any way possible., in  the- city of 'Victoria went  on bringing   about   better   condi  that he hady received'two  ten  ders for the^uifoing 'of, the tie  shed, one from* Jas." F. Johnson  at $110, and^fromyChasr Hawkins at $105',-.arid that'the,'con-  Enderby Hospital Succeed in  Getting Long. Sought Provincial Grant. (  The concerted action of the  Enderby Hospital Board and  Nurse McPherson of the past  year has accomplished all- that  was hoped for when thc members of the Board were appointed a year ago; and at the  annual meeting to be held this  month, the report of the president and secretary will show  tlie most favorable results of  any year in the history of the institution.  The success of the Board in '  obtaining the government grant  is largely, if not >vholly, due to  the   patient-day   records   kept  by   Nurse   McPherson,   whose  management of the hospital has  been most efficient and painstaking.   To her is due the gratitude of the citizens of Enderby,  for when the hospilal was closed  a year ago and the old Hospital  Board found itself in difficulty,  and in v the face of various demands for big salaries on the  part of trained nurses seeking  the position of matron, Mrs. McPherson   offered .to   open   the  hospital and. conduct it for the  board at no salary and to keep  it going on the "hospital fees paid  by patients cared for. 'OirthisV  i basis  the institution ' has been.,  carried, oii, to"the "entire" statis-  factioii- ofy tlie bojard sand they  public; 'records' haye^tfeen^ kept  by Nurse McPherson arid on the  .   <,* - "^"H"Vi '������������������������������������,  strike this weekras a result of  their    controversy  school hoard .oyer  question.   lj Some <  with the  the salary  lialf-dozen  *;;->Two;^letters   >verey* received  from   the.,- Provincial yGqVerh-  J.   ''ffe'-^was'. sure it Imenf with reference to proposed  'a hig thing'fbr the }P���������������������������* '& ;^#!P^*iei.^tlie  purpose;"of��������������������������� builcling houses for  *���������������������������*!  tions, for all  would mean  district if the large reserve acrer,  age were occupied-hy returned  members of the profession* who i men and their-families, .an<l he  are opposed to the general decision, continued their duties,  hut it is announced hy oflicers of  the teachers' Association that  they will lose their standing In  that hody-  Additional Phones Installed  the large number of achievements of the farms System  which are reviewed briefly in the  report.  FJny Wisdom  It is hard to sec the logic of  the recently imposed flu ban  against dancing���������������������������public or private. In coast cities like Vancouver and Victoria, "movie"  theatres are packed by a continuous audience from 11 a.m. till  11 p.m. and no flu ban is imposed, yet, in a rural district like  our own, which is practically  free from sickness of any'land,  the gathering of a hundred  neighbors for a social dance is  forbidden, by law. We sure do  have a wise government at Victoria.  . Tl^e following additional telephones have been installed in  Armstrong the past weelt:  78 Watson, W  J103 Murray, Geo.  23 Maundrell, Geo.  17-2 Stokes, U R.   ���������������������������76~Pa?!csTJrz:  807 Hassen, Mat  30 Clayton, F.  1.5008 Bird, J.  Masqueraide Ball Postponed  The masquerade ball which  was to have taken place in the  Avalon Theatre, Armstrong, on  Wednesday night, Feb. 19th, has  been postponed" until February  26th. Everybody, get ready and  see Lee Morris for'costumes.  ������������������NP������������������RRY RPP CROSS  January, 1919  1 Receipts���������������������������  Market Stall    8    5.45  Penosits from C. H. Beeves re  Campaign   Fund      C33.05  Ones           2.00  K. Imannka  (Campaign Fund)  5.00  Sale of flannelette  .50  Donation (Mrs. W. J. Woods)      2.00  Bul. on hand Dec. 31, 1918 .   244.77  ������������������892.77  Disbursements-  Cheque to Vancouver (proceeds  Red Cross Campaign   .... $638.05  Bal. on hand Jan. 31 st, 1918 254.72  F.   C.   Mowat,  .<>S92.77  treasurer;  Plane Air Service  A New York syndicate has  purchased the greater part of  the equipment provided *, for  training Canadian air fighters.  The value of'the planes and en-  jgines was placed at $10,000,000.  It is understood that the planes  are to be put to commercial uses  and that the syndicate intends  to arrange, for express and passenger sendees.  F.*-  wouldever be re^y^in bis^em  ployment of labor to giye preference to white-mn.residing in  tlie community. He-wished to  see a, revival in the community,  spirit and would spare no effort  on his part to bring it about.  ftfayor flames and Aldermen  Coltart. Nichol, flumham, Miller and Adams spolce in favor of  assisting in the effort to have the  necessary action tajten by tbe  government. It was the opinion of the meeting that this was  a practical, reasonable request  io^maHe^bothJn^theJnterest^ot  the few Indian occupants of the  land who were doing so little  with it, and of the returned men  desiring to take up farms, who  should not be forced to go far  out of touch with market centers and town conveniences  while so much idle land is  available close at hand.  It was finally decided to appoint a committee to take up thc  matter with thc department and  to act immediately, said committee to report back to thc  council at its next regular meeting." .-:...>.;' .  A/meeting of the committee  was held Tuesday night arid the  following lettergram was forwarded'to the Department at Ottawa and copies sent tothe Hon.  Martin Burrell, Dominion representative; Dr. K.C. McDonald,  M.P.P., and to thc Veterans' Association at Ottawa and Vancouver.  "In view of general dissatisfaction voiced by soldiers re. land purchased by Provincial Government,  and. the impossibility of geUing  them to consider land's selected in  the North, and absence of any immediate prosoect of occupancy of  lands in the South, we ask Government   to    look    into    feasibility    of  mcheen Indian  returned soldiers, and setting  forth'that Enderby's share of  the moneys available would "be  $2,850. It was decided to reply  that the council could not see  their way to tajce advantage of  this offer. *  The finance' committee reported favorably, on ttW following accounts:  Canadian Junk Co. ..: 8 136.50  CPJi.   Co.          21.23  p. p. Jfarvey, postage       15.00  Antoine Narcisse       b9.38  Okanagan Saw Mills  41.7b  "   ~ 48.00  0.80  3.95  38.75  89.00  . 10.00  20.00  ���������������������������2;00  . 8.26  fj. JRosomanf wagd  Okanagan Telephon  A. Reeves-       |i. C. Anti-Tfc. Societv  The Walker Press ..  Municipal journal Co.  B. B. Bell    Gf^Ar'Bands  Co.  G. Bosomari, petty cash.  Pnderby High School lecture  fAex. Mr. Pow gave an excellent address to the High School  pupils on Monday afternoon on  some of thc essential things in  ihe harmonious unfoldment of  life. Among other things, were  emphasized thc value of well-  formed, definite convictions,and  thc full consecration of life's energies to somc worthy cause.  The aim of all education is preparation for service, and to accomplish this the pupil* J should  keep the eye, ear and heart open  to all helpful influences. Special  mention was made of the movement' which originated a few  months ago in Winnipeg under  the leadership of prominent  members of the Rotary Club  and others to inculcate through  our public school system the  great national ideals of Empire.  the, -regular-/government '���������������������������- grant-  has been made, asVthe.following J  letter from the Provincial Sec- -  retary would, indicate; -^  /V    >  Mrs. Anna Patten, SeMi-eas:. .pn--*���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  derjjy  Hospital   Board:    . ' -'  Pear Madam:"'." Referring'to yoii'rv  communication;of the 13tb oftPe-.  cember, f beg. to inform/yonHhat  His Honor the' Lieutenant-Governor ���������������������������  in Council this, day approved an  order-in-coiwci!���������������������������providing for the-  payment;tQ' the .Enderjjy Hospital "'"'  of,.grants ,wnqer the provisions1 of;  the Hospitals Act.    ^- \V   *"."   -     ���������������������������-  A,-copy of the. said Act-is enclosed,,, together-with the circular  which explains the method of com-  miting -the. quarterly., grants. .'Th* -'  grants made under, the said act ���������������������������wilt  take effect under the terms of the.  Order-in-Council from-the 1st of  Qctojjer last.  .A numhec. of regular forms go  forward to you h>' concurrent post,  and upon completion of these and  their return to the office properly  signed, payment of the number of  days' treatment given for the quarter ending 31st pecember last will  be given.  i���������������������������You _wiU_understandJlhat-as-yotu���������������������������  V,'SV  . *f*.'-">'i������������������wi  v;y&  s~  are now a public hospital you will  not    receive   any   additional    sum >  from������������������the government for the treatment of provincial   indigent  cases  beyond the per capita grant.   Cases,  of this kind must be maintained, in1  the hospital and must be given such'   .  medical aid and surgical treatment  as may be necessary. On this point  1  may say that  it  is  very unlikely  that you will have from your district 'more than an occasional cjisc  of this nature.  It i.s customary for the government to appoint two directors on  each hospital board, and this matter'will receive attention by the Department in due course.  I  have thc honor to be, madam,  Your  obedient   servant,  J.  D.  McLean,  Provincial   Secretary.  The forms mentioned in thc  Provincial Secretary's letter arc  the hospital records which must  be signed by the nurse in  charge. .  For    dclif ious,    freshly-made  candies,  go  to  Sawyer's  Shop.  ���������������������������jwm-nw7r- jinking hold of Spalhiincnueii uiujaii - i���������������������������Tr ���������������������������,,ji  Ti���������������������������,������������������������������������������������������,i    .  ^1^'lllescrvcTor  immediate occupation day and  Thursday  Fresh doughnuts every Tues  at Joe's.  Under the patient day allowance by the Act, thc hospital  will receive for the last quarter  in the neighborhood of $250. Or  lhe same basis of patient days as  is*shown by Nurse McPherson's  records for. tlie past year the  government grant will amount  to  between   $900  and  $1,000  a  Candi- ycar-  Immdialc work is to bc undertaken to make I lie improvements in   the hospilal required  under the regulations. OKANAGAN   COMMONER  THRUSDAY, FEBRUARY  13   1919  Can  Food Board  License No. S-633  #  |  0  i  i  c  Fresh 'supply twica per1 week  (1  f  Smoked Fish      jj  Black Cod, Haddie, Kippers, jj  Digby Chicks, etc.       ������������������������������������������������������* ������������������ U  I  I  i  i  ��������������������������� i  25c X  Special Blend of Tea (J  Per lb.    50c  I Phillips S Whitehouse 1  ������������������. C. Farmers Adopt  Silos to Make eMoney  i  1  1  **-**��������������������������������������������� ���������������������������   -  1  _  2 pkts for  0  Christie Brown's  Biscuits  Per lb.  4-Oc  Jelo  5  o  Phone 48  Armstrong  >o  I  o<=x������������������  DENTISTRY  Dr. Dent has opened one of  the most modern Dental 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  for  appointments.  DR. DENT  DENTIST  VERNON, B.C.  i  MADE IN  ARMSTRONG  Ladies' Suits  Men's Suits  Clothes Cleaned, Pressed  Altered ana Repaired  A^X. hffm  ATENTS  itjJXr-ty  5i"_Il  eountries.   Ask   for our   _ .  fOR'S ADVISER,which will be seat fre*  MARION & IVJ&KtOtf.  PIANO TUNING & ftEPAKUNG  CHARLES QUINN  ���������������������������of������������������Kelo\vna.   will be in Armstrong   and   Enderby    districts  every'three "months.  SPIRILLA CORSETS  BRASSIERES, ETC  Made to order. Flexible and  unbreakable. Every pair guaranteed.  EDITH  TURNER  Corsetiere  Armstrong B. C.  SECRET  SOCIETIES  A.F.&A.M.  Endurby LodRe No. 10  "Regular meeting!) first  Thursday on or after thc  full moon nt 8 p. m. in Masonic Hall. Viriitinn  brethren cordially  invited  C. H. REEVES  Secretary  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35, K. of P.  Meets every  Monday evening  in Masonic Hall.   Visitorseur-  dially invited to attend.  CHAS. HAWINS. C. C.  II. M. WALKER. K. R. S  R.  J. COLTART. M.F.  PROFESSIONAL  B. A.  iff  A   C. SKALING  lie  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  INSURANCE  Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  E. 0. WOOD, B. C. L. S.  Armstrong and Salmon Arm  Subdivisions. Mineral  Claims, Timber Limits. Pre-emptions, Drainage,  Irrigation and  Road Surveys, Maps  and plans.  Phone G2 Salmon Arm, B.C.  R. F. Ferris, silo demonstrator, writing in tlie  Agricultural Journal, says:  "During the past year the work of this branch  was carried on in some cases into districts which  were difficult to reach through lack of transportation facilities. Two silos were built in the Cariboo  country, more than 180 miles north of Ashcroft.  The men who built these silos have erected  modern dairy bams, purchased pure-bred dairy  stock, and hope to be the means of the farmers in  this part of thc Province adopting'up-to-date  methods, so that it will bc possible to have a cooperative creamery established at Quesnel.  "The Salmon River Valley stretches into the  mountains away from the railroad for thirty-  eight miles west of Armstrong. A silo was built  at Falkland, about half-way up the valley, and  the filling demonstration was well attended.  Manv of thc farmers in this district are including  a silo in their programme for increased development during 1919. Altogether eleven silos were  erected and seven filled during the past season.  Silos were built at Gordon Head, Alexandria,  near Quesnel, Strawberry Vale, Procter, Hill-  bank, Chemainus, Malakwa, Wilkinson Road,  and Albert Head; filling demonstrations being  held at Keremcps, Kamloops, Albert Head, Falkland, Procter, Summerland, and Lytton.  "There are two districts in British Columbia  where the farmers have not yet realized the advantage,of using silage to feed their livestock. I  refer to the large tract of Jand which is being developed adjoining the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, and also the district around the east end of  the Kootenay Lake, Creston and Cranbrook.  There is a very large growth bf forage ia the  north, due to a plentiful rain-supply, and when  the grains fail to mature, or rain interferes with  the haymaking, the silo would take care of the  crops. In the southern section they have a warm  dry climate during thc growing season and such  crops as corn and alfalfa produce heavily. Summer silage could be fed in this district to advantage; in fact, it would be necessary from an  economic standpoint to use silage in many cases  throughout the year. JEducational work is being  carried on in these districts, and at present three  applications have been received for silos for 1919.  "Greater interest is being shown by the farmers  in the feeding of silage to beef stock. Silos have  been built in soveraf places this 'year to provide  succulent feed for cattle that, as a rule, have been  fed principally on dry hay during the winter. Several of the larger stock-ranches are at present  consdering the advisability of using silage when  wintering their stock. Steers wintered in the  Vernon District brought a good market price in  the early part of last year. Silos would be useful  to those ranchers who are directly interested in  the development of the ftulkley Valley and the  Nechako districts as a stock-raising country.  "One of the strong arguments advanced against  building a silo is the expense of machinery for  filling. In 1917 a silo was built and filled under  the supervision of the Department of Agriculture's representative at Willow Point, near Nelson. Last year five more silos were built by farmers in this locality, the largest being 9 x 27 feet.  These were all filled with corn by a machine  wliich was co-operatively owned by farmers in  this district. Interchange of labor saved cash expenditure for help. These men, who arc each  ;keeping-a-fcw-head-of-dairy-stock-as=-a-side=line_  on their fruit-farms, have proved that by co-operation it is profitable to build a silo 8 x 20 feet.  Many of our farming communities are so placed  in thc Interior that a community silo-filling outfit would bc a good solution to the expensive machinery problem. The machine is only to be  used once or twice in the year, and by working  together an improved co-opciativc spirit should  grow among"the farmers.    ������������������  "There has been a large increase during the  past year .in thc number of silos in the Province.  The system which has been followed during the  last lour years by the Live Stock Branch of the  Department of Agriculture, of assisting in the  building and filling of silos in new districts, has  introduced them into thc majority of our fanning communities.' Up to the present ten silos  havc becn buill and eleven filling, demonstrations.  held in farming districts near the main line of  the Canadian Pacific Railway. From Enderby  south to Pcnliclon, including the Okanagan, nine  silos havc been erected mid the filling demonstrations have been well attended. From Revel-  is loke sou Hi, six havc bcen built in the Arrow  Lakes Districl. and other farmers havc buill and  are con lem plating building si]os this year  have been placed al different points in lhe Columbia Valley and six in thc Fraser Valley. Many  of the olher valleys on the Mainland havc been  visited, and a silo has becn built, and filled in  order lo leave a practical lesson of the benefits to  be obtained by feeding silage.   Fifteen silos havc  adjacent islands  demonstrations  three, silos and also held fifty-one filling demonstrations. Ontario is the only Province in Canada  that has more silos per capita than British Columbia. By maintaining the present rate of progress this honor will be annexed by this Province  in the hear future. ;  "Those farmers who have their silo to assist  them through the, winter of 1918-19 are better,  able to meet the demands upon their finances."  LABOR PRESENTS PROPOSALS  #  The American delegates on the commission of  international labor legislation of the peace conference have submitted the following proposals to  thc commission.  "Wc declare that the following fundamental  principles should underlie and be incorporated in  the peace treaty:  "A league of the free peoples of the world in a  common covenant for genuine and practical cooperation to procure justice, and therefore peace,  in the relations between nations.  "The ^ntrance of any tree Jnation into the  league of free peoples of the world shall bc inherent, o        .  "No reprisals based upon purely vindictive purposes, or deliberate desire to injure, but to right a  manifest wrong. 0 .  "Recognition of the rights of small nations and  of the principle 'no people'must be forced under a  sovereignity under which it does not wish to live.'  No territorial changes or adjustments of powcr  except in thc furtherance of ther welfare of peonies affected, and in the furtherance of world  1 '      -At-'.-Xi      ���������������������������  peace. .  '  "That in law and practice the principle shall  be recognized that the labor of a human being is  not a commodity nor an article of commerce.  "Involuntary servitude shall not exist in a punishment for crime for which the party shall have  bcen duly convicted.  "Trials by jury should be established.  "The right of. free association, free assemblage,  free speech and the press shall not be denied nor  abridged.  "That the seamen of the merchant marine shall  be guaranteed the right of leaving their vessels  when the same are in a safe harbor.  "No article or commodity shall be shipped or  delivered in international commerce in the production of "which children under the age of 16  years have been permitted to work.  'No article or commodity shall be shipped or  delivered in international commerce in the production of which convict labor has been employed  or permittee!. 7     .-  'if shall be declared that the work day in industry and commerce, shall not exceed eight  hours per day except in case of extraordinary  emergency, such as danger to life ancj property.  "The sale or use for commercial,purposes of  articles made or manufactured in private homes  shall be prohibited.  "It shall be declared that an adequate wage  shall be paid for labor performed; a wage based  upon and commensurate with the civilization of  the times.  "That equal wages shall be paid to women as  paid to men for equal work performed.  "The incorporation of the points laid down by  iPrcsidenUWilson.--- =  HAVE you stahtep  Have you started to use War Savings and  Thrift Stamps? If not you should do so at once.  All should save something, it matters not what  their earning powcr may be. To argue this point  is hardly necessary.  If Canadians do not save from now on it will  not be through lack of a system which makes  saving easy. Nothing could be better than the  War Savings Stamp plan. Four dollars buys a  War Savings Stamp, for which thc Government  will pay $5.00 in 1924. Twenty-five cents buys a  Thrill Stamp, 16 of which may bc exchanged foi  a War Savings Stamp. Could anything bc easier?  This form of saving is also profitable, paying 4A/o  per cent compounded half-yearly.  PAT'S INGENUITY  been creeled on Vancouver and  and   a   Lirge   number   of  filling  An Irishman who was rather too fond of strong  drink was asked by the parish priest: "My son,  how do you expect.to get into heaven?"  Thc Irishman replied: "Sliure, and that's aisy!  Three'when 1 get to the gates of heaven I'll open the  door, and shut the door, and open the door and  shut lhe door, and open the door and shut the  door, until St. Peter gels impatient and says: 'For  goodness sake, Pat, either come in or stay out.' "  A Brilish Columbia soldier stationed near the  Swiss border writes back home that the Alpine  peaks are mere pimples compared wilh the Rocky  ALABASTINE  A New Room  ��������������������������� ��������������������������� " ��������������������������� :       ��������������������������� " .    ���������������������������    . - * ... a   . ':..' ,  For 75 cents  Alabastine Will not fade, peel or rub off. It is  heathful, beautiful, sanitary, economical, fireproof and easy to apply.  ..:.-��������������������������� ���������������������������   i-    ::.::...    f .        "  . .  ~  t    ���������������������������  ���������������������������    ���������������������������     :     -     ��������������������������� ' ���������������������������.  Alabastine will not harden over night in the  dish. It will not spoil in hot weather and cm  be kept for an indefinite time, 5 lb. package  for 75c*     21 shades to choose irom.  House Paint,   Floor  Paint, Varnish    Stains,    etc.  Everything for Brightening up the Home.  !  Maolaohlan Hardware Oo.  ARMSTRONG, B. C PHONE 47  Must Cut off Unpaid  Subscriptions  Tlie Paper Controller of' Canada  has given notice that a strict regulation is about to be issued by the  Dominion Government to the effect  that���������������������������  ���������������������������Publishers of newspapers must  cease   sending   their   newspapers     lo     subscribers     three  months in arrears unless subscriptions    are    definitely    renewed   and   all. arrears "fully  paid.  The reason for this regulation of  the Paper Controller is that it is the  practice of. some publishers to send  thier    newspaper    until-   ordered  stopped,   and    this   practice   .fre-   _  quently means a failure to.collect   . '.<_ V^ ..;b  anything  for  subscriptions  in  arrears, in which case there is a" virtual waste of paper.    It is^ to pre-   '  vent paper waste.that the new reg-   /.  illation has been decided on. -  The manufacture of paper consumes labor, wood, coal, chemicals  and transportation facilities, and  every ton of. paper saved means  % just so much more labor, raw materials, chemicals, fuel and trans- <  portatfon avafjahle for urgent war 4>  needs, for. these reasons ttoe Gpv-  ernment insists that paper shall bo  save<|, an<i proposes that only those  who   pay   for   their   publications .  ���������������������������>...  shall receive them.  Tbis onfar "will leave the newspaper publishers no choice in the  matter. W* must therefore insist  upon air subscriptions to tfce Com-  MONP8 bejfng pai<| ������������������p.  We are cleaning up our subscription list this week an$ will he  forced tq sencj final notice to a 4  subscriptions io arrears.  All subscribers must pay up.  Those in arrears wilt have the  CoMMONgp jjjsconUnuetl.   We have  no option in the matter. The Post-  office pepartment will j.efuise to  deliver newspapers where the subscription expiry date is three  months in arrears. Pay up now  and make a discontinuance of your  paper unnecessary. We do not  wish to cut off a single subscription. We want all our friends to  remain with us. Put the paper  shortage in Canada is becoming  alarming.  We must recognize the regulations of t'if> P;mer Controller if we  are to continue.  Look up your expiry date and,  govern yourself accordingly.  aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa^  ������������������  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 ancl 2x6  .$18.00 per thousand  held.   Wc have up Lo lhc present time built sixty- skyscrapers over home  Dry Blocks           $2.5 0 per iua  Planing Mill Wood 2.50  OKANAGAN SAW MILLS, Ltd.  Enderhl tliRUSDAY, FEBRUARY 131919  OKANAGAN   COMMONER  MY OWN FOUR WALLS  fThe storm and night are on the waste.  Wild thro' the wind the herdsman calls,  |,Vs fast on willing nag I haste  Home to my own four walls.  Black, tossing clouds, with scarce a glimmer,  Envelope Earth like sevenfold palls,  [8ut wifekin watches, coffee pot doth simmer,  Home in my own four walls.  ���������������������������-. .     '.J-v.. . * ���������������������������'������������������������������������������������������ .' ! .  7-  |\ home and wife I, too, have got, ^liiy^  A Hearth to blaze whate'er befalls;  That needs a man that I have not,  Within my own four walls?  [King George has palaces of pride,  And armed with grooms must ward those halls,  |With one stout bolt I safe abide  Within my own four walls.  Ij^ot all his men may sever this,  It yields to friend's, not monarch's, calls,  |My whinstone house my castle is���������������������������  I have���������������������������my own four walls.  '.-'p'tv"." f.  IjVVhen fools or knave^ do make a rout,  1 ������������������ With gigmen, dinners, balls, cabals,  |: 'turn my back and shut them out,  These are my own four walls.  *-*-*��������������������������� ' i * '  |The moorland house, though rude it be,  May stand the brunt when prouder falls,  f Twill screen my wife, my books and me,  All in my own four walls.     ���������������������������Thomas Carlylc.  A BUSINESS BELASCO  Advertising is the great stage manager. yWith  [(this powerful instrument in your hand, and at  frour beck and call, it is possible for every man to  [be a Business Belasco.  Advertising played a stellar role during the  [jw-ar. Advertising dropped from the skies told the  l;Hun the actual condition, of affairs���������������������������told him  Iwhat a plight he was in���������������������������told him things that dc-  Istroyed his morale. Advertising sold Liberty  TBonds, Thrift Stamps, War Savings Stamps. Ad-  Ivcrtising obtained the wholesome sanction of  ^President Wilson, Premier Clemenceau and  I Lloyd George in awakening the public conscience.  f Verily, advertising is the Belasco of modern business.   It awaits your intelligent direction.  Some advertisers ate a-bit* reluctant in changing their copy.   No rie?vspape������������������ would reprint yesterday's slughead.   No .'publshcr would sanction  a repetition of yesteb^ay*. :featur<estory/ And yet  isottieadyisrtisers thinlci 7the miU will ^nd>gain  jwith.'the water that is past." t Instil) into; your  I clients k Utile'of the newspaper ntan's spirjt���������������������������  I show him how to J>lowr.the >reatli of life Into a  I common-place topic.   A newspaper places, ejn-  Ipbasis on "new"���������������������������advertising should place it*  } emphasis on the first six liters "ArP-V-������������������-R-T'���������������������������  then tlie rest of tlie world will fuJfill its complete  !destiny.       '        '*.-*'.-     : - ..'���������������������������������������������������������������������������������  <i:  r/  The unit of space measurements may be an  agate line, an Inch, a column or a page. Put that  ||s immaterial. The thing that.counts���������������������������the dimension that really tells the story of profit or  |,Joss is: What is the merchandising idea back of  ) the publicity? When that is settled���������������������������when there  A% no criticism to make of the reason why or the  I wherefore of the copy, then the newspaper or  ^merchant can abandon worry.  The. space will pay.   The merchant will use  I more ancl more.   The newspaper will rejoice in  the knowledge tliat the merchant's space is an investment���������������������������not an expense.   .J_obk to the fourth  1limeirston^=tharis"the^measurenient"that=counts7  .9 T-'  JUWQQPS flUJ^SALE  The success of the spring bull sale, to he held in  JiamJoops on March 26th, is apparently assured,  for daily the secretary is receiving inquiries from  interested parties in all sectons of the province  and in the prairie country.   A goodly number of  ' entries have already heen received, amongst them  heing 17 head of registered Shorthorn hulls from  the hrecding farm of Mr. Fowler, Mazeppa, AJ-  herta; 30 head of locally bred, ^non-registered  Herefords from the Pouglas Lake Cattle Co., and  28 head of Hcrefords, mostly registered animals,  | from the 3. C. FruitJands ranch. Enquiries have  been received from two breeders on the prairie  and numerous enquiries have come from small  breeders in B.C. The sale will be held on Wednesday, March 26th, and entries close Wednesday,  February 26th.  List Your Bulls  For Sale at the  KAMLOOPS  For Sale  o  ������������������>������������������  o������������������  ()<__><)<=_XO  Jl SNAP  Bull Sale  Make yonr entries with the Secretary before February 26th, givii g  all particulars you want published  in the sale catalogue.  B. C. Stock Breeders9  Association  GEO. C. HAY  Local Seoretary,   Kamloops. B. C.  SALE MARCH   26th.  i  Three Jersev Cows, one 5-vear-' fi  old. due March 6th: one 3-vear- U  old, due April 14th; one 2-year- v  old, due May 3rd.    Also  farm [J  and implements for sale.   Team I  of horses and implements will II  go with the farm. jfi  Cows wall be sold with farm  or individually.  I    More Profit to  Buttermaker  JOHN MILLER, Sr.     Enderby  Oats  and hay  We have a big  supply, fresh and  of Al quality.  Choice Mams and  Bacon���������������������������our own  cure���������������������������delicious  W.J. WOODS  C. F. B. License No. 8-12980.;,  Cliff St;   ���������������������������      V Enderby  ENDERBY, B. C   '.  The Dominion law against the selling of  butter without the words "Dairy Butter" or  "Creamery Butter"���������������������������as the case may be���������������������������printed  on the butter wrap, is a blessing in disguise to the  average farmer.  It is the duty of every butter maker to comply with the law in this matter. Some butter  makers have only a cow or two, and make so little  butter that it does not appear to them that thcy  can afford to have their butter wraps printed.  They do not like the idea of having 500 or 1000  butter wraps on hand. To accommodate this  class of butter-makers, we Have printed up  a quantity of "Custom" Butter Wraps. They are  printed with the words "Fresh Dairy Butter" but  do not bear the name of the maker. However,  these wrappers fill the requirements of the law  governing this point, and can be bought in small  quantities at the rate of 65c a hundred in 100 or  50 lots. '' If you do not require butterwraps in  larger lots, take these wraps in lesser quantities.  500, Single Order.     -    -    $3.75  1000   "       "'   -       -      , 4.75  When   nut    with   otber order*, $3.50 and $4.50  THE WALKER PRESS  Enderby, B.C.  THE CARY PRESS  Armstrong, B.C.  ^ 1 1 1" 1 1' 1' 1' 1 1 1 1 1.  lk  i 11111111111  ���������������������������' '.!���������������������������  So much is heard of the returned soldier that it might be imagined he was not a welcome  comer, to this country.  Some of our pessimists, when they look at the numbers that are being let out by the munition works, are fond of throwing Up their hands and saj'ing, "Arid just think of all the returned  soldiers that will be around looking for something to do.'  \   One, might almost imagine, to hear these croakers, that they .wished the war might have  continued indefinitely in order that there might he no such thing w the returning soldier to deal  -with.;   ;    ,     .,--.,   '    v.G     .\-,.'.tK.    .      .���������������������������;.*   .     -v '^-.������������������ "~^_7 ���������������������������   '^"-7"'-  Or else another guess might he that matters were becoming so serious that for every soldier  In a recent speech-before the Rotary Club at  Vancouver, Premier Oliver intimated that the  Southern Okanagan land project at Osyoos would  I / require the expenditure of between $800,000 and  $1,000,000. . He> announced that he intended to  ask tlie legislature for.:<an appropriation at the  forthcoming,session in-order to proceed this year  with the development of the tract.  l;k  ilk  ilk  lk  lk  lk  lk  lk  lk  Ilk  lk  Ilk  ^Ik  ^!k  lik  ik  tk  ik  ilk.  ik1  ik|  ^ik  lk  lik  ^k  ijk  >  ilk  ik  ik  ik  ik  ik  ilk  Hi  returning home a civilian from?the same community should go down and jwmp in.the Jake in  order to Heep the balance of people and jobs unruled.     -   V ' ���������������������������*���������������������������  Canada was mightily interested in these Mdiers when they enlisted- Sfte was mightily^interested \$ th���������������������������?m when they were holding that \Vesterjuline that looked for all the world time,  and again as though it were going to hreaH. and Canada is mightily interested in these men right  now, and wants to put them hacjc into civil life just as quickly and comfortably as pbssihle.  The army that went from this country was not an army of professional soldiers, ithe army  will not remain in the uniform. Tlie men in it will cease to he soldiers Just now as soon as they  can he hrought haclc and returned to civil life.  This returned soldier talk Is heing carried in some stages fo a point where it might appear  to he proper to refer to it as the "returned soldier mchace."   "        ',  for the great majority these are our own men.   They are coming hack fo their own land.  They are returning to a country tliaHs well ahle to loojt after them���������������������������to a place that urged them  to enlist.and cheered them when they did so.   There are some of them' that war has used badly-  Vrhese-mcn-are-not-on^he-charity-of-tlie-country.^---They=have-paid^the=price-almosHo=lhc-limit?=  and veryjsent they get in the? way of pension is a wage dearly purchased.  This army that is coming bacjc js not an army of.invasion. They arc our own men. Fathers,  hrothers, sons, husbands of families' that have aj ways lived here. It would he well for some of  the fojjts that speak'with long faces of the returning soldier prohlem, to get tliis' drift well  imhedded in their mental vision. i  As _ we look out upon-the hroad fields .of the Armstrong-Enderby district, and rcccgnize the  great volume of produce raised here is sufficient to keep and make prosperous a population twice  that of the present census, and when wc realize that, great as the volume of produce is, it is only  a sample'of what the district is capable of if fit were more fully developed, wc may well Jong  for the day when all our brave boys will be back and with them a thousand more. ,We have the  Jandf we have the facilities for jjiandling the crop and we have tlie market- AH wc need is  the men to work the land and handle the harvest.   The rest will be easy. r  . Come, then, all ye good poeple of the Northwest���������������������������'come to the Okanagan���������������������������and we will do  ye good; come ye boys from Flanders' field, come to this-favored spot of the Okanagan. Our acre-,  age, as measured by the sea of prairie, is small, and every acre of farming Jand in the Okanagan  will always command? a high price, but we havc enough for three or four times���������������������������yes, ten times���������������������������  our present population. We need workers���������������������������men and women of vision���������������������������those who can look into  the future and see this Okanagan of ours a veritable garden of homes and a prosperous, high-  minded, contented people. ,  Come on, ye soldier boys; come home.   We need you! Jyf:  And bring your friends of Flanders!  k k k Ik. THURSDAY, FEB. 13, 1919  ������������������fcattagatt Commoner  In  which   is   merged   the  Armstrong  Advertiser   and  Enderby Press.  Published  every  Thursday  at Armstrong, B.C.  a year, by NYalkeb & Cary.  H. JM. Walker. Editor & Manager.  at $2  Advertising rates: Transient, 40c an inch first insertion, 25c each subsequent insertion. Contract advertising, SI an inch per month.  THURSDAY, FEB. 13, 1919  PRACTICAL LAND SETTLEMENT  OPEN INDIAN RESERVE  The argument advanced at the Enderby City  Council meeting Monday night in favor of the  government taking over the Spallumcheen Indian reserve land and-reselling it at a reasonable  charge seems  to be most convincing. . The pur  chase of the land from the Indians by the govern  ment would preclude the possibility of the land  getting into thc hands of speculators, and would  also assure the Indians of getting every dollar due  Ihem.    There is no question about  tlie Indians  being agreeable to sell the land if they can-get  -what they consider an equitable price, and tlie  purchase   of   the  property   by   the   government  would moke available several thousand acres of  the best agricultural land in the Dominion, most  favorably situated and at a price to the returned  man going on it that would assure him of immediate profit on the purchase price.  The land would give immediate returns for the  work put upon it. There would be no long period of waiting for water to be laid on and the  ���������������������������enormous cost that this entails, and the location,  of the men would be so convenient to transportation and the advantages of an established buying  centre. Conveniently situated between Enderby  and Armstrong, well -watered and much of it under cultivation, this reserve land would be ideal  for a returned soldier settlement, and there would  be no irrigation charge in perpetuity against it.  Whether the movement launched at Monday,  night's-council meeting accomplishes the object  sought or not, it is well worth the effort made to  bring it about. Sitting down and-waiting for  somebody to do something will get us nowhere.  Only by united effort'can we advance the interests of the community and hold up our end in the  general movement forward in the reconstruction  period.  The land settlement policy of the government  in connection with thc returned soldiers does not  seem to meet with the approval of the men it is  supposed to assist. They resent the idea of being  sent away into the wilds, far from the market  centres and market facilities and put upon land  which has been passed up for years by men looking for homesites. They do not want to get out  of touch with the populated centres, and they demand facilities as to markets that will place them  on an equal basis with producing farmers.  Hence they are not viewing with any great  amount of enthusiasm the latest proposal of the  government in connection with tlie Southern  Okanagan land0 scheme. This land was passed  over bv hundreds if not thousands of landbuvers  SOME LOVELY FABRICS FOR SPRING  Send  for Samples  CREPES  WHITE VOILE  in the balmy days of land speculation when peo  ple   were   Hocking   into   the   Okanagan   seeking  WILL DEPORT UNDESIRABLES  n  A report from the Director of Internment Operations show, that there are at,the various camps  thoughout Canada 2,222 enemy:.aliens, of whom  1,700 are Germans and tlie remaining 522 Austrian and other enemy nationalities.    Practically,  all of them belong to the laboring class.   Of .the  1,700 Germans, 800 were transferred from the  West Indies and are held at the request of the  British Government.  The Dominion Government has decided that all  enemy interned prisoners who may he regarded  as dangerous or undesirable shall be repatriated  with thc least possible delay. The Minister of Justice has therefore been auhtorizd under the authority of the War Measures Act to direct the expulsion, removal, or deportation from Canada of all  undesirable interned aliens. It has been ascertained through thc Colonial Office that repatriation is now possible of a number not exceeding  onc hundred adult males. .  , Enquiries* will at once bc made of the British  Government as to what deposition is to be made  of thc 800 men who were transferred from the  West Indies.  The property of interned prisoners will remain  ^subjcct^to^lhe^regulations^a nd^powers^conferred"  as heretofore. The restitution or ultimate disposition of such property will depend on the stipulations of tlie treaty of peace. In cases where the  money of alien prisoners is in thc hands of the  homes.   How much of it is arable land and how  much is worthless we have not seen stated in public, but in conversation with men who have been  over it and believe thcy know, we'learn that much  of the acreage bought by the government-is not fit  for cultivation and never will be.   Tlie land was  placed on the market years ago by a company of  promoters.   It did not sell.   The price asked per  acre is said to have bcen too high.   What would  be a fair price per acre then and now is rather  doubtful.   We have heard it put as low as thirty  cents!    One thing is certain, not an acre of the  land will be arable until irrigation is put upon it,  and Premier Oliver states that he is going to ask  the. legislature to appropriate a million dollars to  put on the water.   A wise government.   We have  not. at hand the exact price per acre paid by the  government for this land, but if our information  is correct the price was far in advance of.the  land's actual value.   And higher, too, than anyone, even an experienced hand, can pay and farm  the land at a profit.    Add to this the additional  cost of laying water on the land-^-a million dollars now and perhaps another million before tlie  work is actually accomplished, and where docs  thc returned soldier get off"?    The price will be  so high the men will not touch it.    Even, a; re-,  turned man declines to tie himself to. a millstone  that willJrequire all he can earn all the earning  days of his life, and in the end load upon his  family a perpetual annual irrigation charge. Tlie  land must bear the cost of putting the .water on,,  and the returned man who buys the viand from,  the government must in the end pay for it.  Is this practical land settlement?. Is it solving  the problem-of getting the returned men on the  land? Is it doing .anything more than enabling a  few speculators to "get but from under," by un-;  oading upon the. government the "white ele-  ,^haiit" they failed tojsluff off on land buyers? '-' -  About  25  naw patterns and plain  colors in new weave,     Seersucker    Crepe  .A special sale-of 3,000 yards  of  38  inch voile which we'have^origiorially being  guaranteed to wash well.    2'8 inches wide. selling at 50c per yard. ;* This is. a one  Price per yard  ................... SOc week speeial only.    Price per yard  33c  THIS  WEEK OLTR HOME FURNISHING DISPLAY  This is undoubtedly the largest display of household requirements that has ever been shown  in Veruon; in the Valley, or anywhere outside of the Coast Cities. V  Make it worth your while to visit iis. We can show you a bigger and brighter selection,  and help you to economize on your spring labor. Specially shown are carpets, rugs, linoleum,  china, glass, and earthen ware, enamel and nickel goods, cutlery and hundreds of kitchen  utensils that are useful and save labor. Also showing of ever 5.0C0 yards of Cretonnes, Muslins,  Voiles, Art Sareens, Scrimb; etc,^ ThiB i6 the big sale for household supplies. Do not miss this  money saving event. '       " V"  Two Special Suiting Materials for February. All Wool Serges. Fine weave suiting  serges in spring weight, which are absolutely fast dyes. Colors are Seal Brown, Myrtle, Green.  Sand Grey, Navy Blue, Burgundy Red, ahd Mole 3rey,   42 inches wide, price $2.25-  Velour Broadcloths. Beautiful and supple in a pure weave for suits and coats, colors  Mauve, brown. Navy, Indigo, Grey, Sand, Wine and Myrtle Green, 54 inches wide, $4-.SO yd.  Chums.   The Boot for Children.   Made of solid calf leather with stitched extension soles,;:  the best boot in Canada for the young.    Maximum comfort with maximum wear and at minimum-  cost.    Prices are sizes 8 tb 10$ $2.98 per pair.   8izes 11 to _ price $3.98-     Wi le width for  fort.       v.- ���������������������������-..       ��������������������������� .  ��������������������������� . i'  All parcels aire tent by us prepaid.    We charge no postage on all lines of footwear v  and dry goods-  1  AUTO ASSOCIATION ANP GOOD ftOAPS  director of Internment Operations, there may be  paid to each of such prisoners upon deportation  ii sum not exceeding $75 as a provision for traveling expenses.  PBAY FOR THE PEACE MAKERS  It now looks as if the Peace Conference was  ;ibout to let up on its warlike attitude. But it will  require a heap of praying for yet. And to assist  iu bringing about the desired end, an order in  council has been passed at Ottawa setting apart  Sunday next, Feb. 16th, for a day of intercession  for the Conference that its deliberations may result in the establishment of a world-wide peace  on a just and permanent foundation.  The Kelowna Automobile and Good Roads -Association already is taking up the question of road  work with the government. The association wilj  endeavor to have the government start road work ^ ������������������ppl*ed om parts which must  THE HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY  Mail Order Department H. VERNON, B .C.      BRITISH COLUMBIA INTERIOR STORE  Canadian Food Control License No. 8-21018.  WOULD IMPROVE ROADS  Kelowna Automobile Association Suggests a Plan for Permanent Road Work  < i\*  immediately when the most good can be accomplished and when teams are available, with tlie  suggestion that the work be paid for by notes redeemable when the next road appropriations are  made.  In this connection, would it not be a good thing  for the district if an automobile association were  organized with a combined membership taking in  Armstrong and Enderby? Such an association  could be the-medium through which many im-  proveni'ents might be brought about in connection with our roads, bridges, etc.    These towns  aiKUthc-distriGt-working-in-harmony-coukhbea  power for good in the interest of all.  At a meeting of the Kelowna  Automobile and Good Roads Association, the following was recommended as a scheme for the  general improvement of the  roads in the Okanagan from Enderby to the Boundary country.,  : It isv suggested that the Provincial Government borrow one  million dollars, wliich sum  would be sufficient to put in first  class/shape the main roads, approximately, 400)Omiles. Tliis  would allow $2,500 for eacbiand  every: mile but as there,nvrm.  many miles which can be put in  first-class "condition for a much  smaller sum. the balance could  but wc will say thcy will run protect hawks, except those ac-  4,500 miles. This means a newtually, caught in thc act of poui-  set of tires each year for every (try killing, and destroy Uie win-  car, which is approximately $40 ter Jones when ' opportunity ,of-  each.or $160ofor a set of four.  fers.   In this >vay a few harmful  Experience  has  proven  that  a hawks may escape arid a fe\x in-  tire will run from ten to sixteen  thousand miles on a hard surface, but we will say 9,000 miles  noccnt ones suffer, but the results on the whole will be a big  step in advance of the present  to be on  the safe side.    Tliis'.practice,of indiscriminately kill-.,  would mean a saying of $80 a; ing friend as well as foe.  year, to. theh.motorist pn  tires  alone.    For repairs other than  ADVEKTJSEBS p^EASE NOTE  FEW PAGAN INDIANS  Of the total Canadian aboriginal population of  105,998, not including the Eskimos, only 8,414  adhere to their primitive paganism, according to  the report of the Department of Indian Affairs for  the year ending March 31, 1918. Of the Indians  -who have embraced Christianity, 43,986 are Ro-  mUfi-.Catholics, 20,183 are Anglicans, 12,820 are  Methodists, 2,155 are Presbyterians, 1,297 Bap-  ists, and 1,426 profess othcr Christian beliefs.  Wc have delayed making a change in the publication hour of The Commoner, hoping to have  part of our mechanical staff home from the front  by this limcV But wc arc now uncertain as to  when thc boys who went overseas late in thc war  game will return and arc therefore bringing on  the change next week. On and after Thursday,  Feb. 20, the last forms of The Commoner will go  to press Wednesday night. This will enable us to  catch all early Thursday mails and will bc a great  convenience to many of our subscribers who,  hitherto havc had to wait until Saturday for their  paper owing to thc rural mails leaving Armstrong  before our publication hour. Hereafter all advertising copy should bc in thc office not later than'  Tuesday noon to ensure change being made.  We know you desire us to get out tlie best paper  possible on the patronage received. Therefore wc  feel confident you will assist us by getting your ad  copy in early. It helps you as well as The Commoner. 1    ���������������������������(    f .<<! ^/.Ji^v  The Kelowna R>ard of Trade is endeavoring to  secure the completion of* the highway connection  between Klowna ancl Carmi. With this section of  road completed Kelowna and North Okanagan  would have direct connection through to the  Boundary country, linking up with several other  important roads.  be macadamized.  The initial expenditure of this  sum of money would put our  main roads in such a condition  that with a little repair every  year they would last for many  years. Under such a plan the  annual appropriations by the  legislature could be spent on the  outlying sections which should  if properly handled keep them  in good shape; whereas at pres-  ent=4he-nioney-4s-spent-a-little-  Jiere and a little-there and does  no permanent good.  To pay back this million dollars it is suggested that each motor vehicle pay a yearly license  of $15. With the estimated number of cars and trucks by Jan. },  J92L to be not less than 5,000  tbis would yield a revenue of  $75,000. Of this amount approximately $60,000 would Ikj required to pay interest, while the  balance, $15,000, which with the  increase in thc number of motors would annually become  larger, coukl be applied on the  sinking fund and before the  road is worn out pay the whole  debt.  Why should this scheme >apr  peal to the motorist? Tlie average mileage for each car per  year is 4,500 miles. Tires are  guaranteed to run 3,500, miles,'  tires tlie average cost per car is  estimated at $100 a year, which  cost would be cut. in two with  hard roads! The- annual average  consumption of gas per car is  300 gallons, which could easily  be yrednced }Q per cent if all  roads were hard surfaced. There  would also be a saving in oil to  say nothing of tne peace of min$  the motorist would" derive.  Eor all tbis tbe owner of a car  would pay five dollars more for  his annual license but ,in return  he would derive a dividend, annually amounting to $242, made  up as follows:-  Saving on tires $ 80  Saving on repairs other than  tires   y:     50,00  Saying of gas     f 2.00  General satisfaction and peace  of mind   J00.00.  "The hawks have long been  regarded /as- pariahs aflffitigflfie'  birds and have been killed whenever .occasion offered." Poultry,  men   "and   game   cpnsei^aWrs  have been especially"' bitter' it*v  tbei^   denunciation," of   them..  Legislatures bave not' only re-.  frained from protecting \these  birds but'bave even placed bounf,  ties on their heads.  The result  bas not always, been satisfactory  and wben ailing game wjijcfr":  bave transmitted, tbeir diseases  fo healthy bircfo or rodents or  otber vermin bave increased to  plague numbers, we bave often  bad cause to regret hasty action.  "An, investigation was macje  by tbe United States Pepartment  of Agriculture and the results  embodied in Bulletin No. 3: 'The  tfawks and Owls of tiie United  States in their relation to agriculture.'    The examination of  some   2,690   stomachs   proved  that^altbough^a^few^species^  could be thoroughly condemned;  tbe majority did enougb good to  counteract tbe evil tbey did, and  A bulletin issued by the Can- others were altogether benefi-  adian Geological Survey of the ciaj.   Since that much added in-  vx b _ _*     ~vmm _���������������������������__    J *C    ___      _* * _  Grand 'Total .'.:..... .T$242:00  Hawk* VsefnJ  Department of Mines, entitled  "The Hawks of the Canadian  Prairie provinces, in their Relation to Agriculture," by P. A.  Taverncr, states tbat with the  exception of one group, the Ac-  cipters, containing the Sharp-  skinned, Cooper's hawks and the  Goshawks, and some rare falcons, the hawks are highly ^-useful, espcially on the prairies,  where small mammals are a serious pest. The bulletin says:���������������������������  "Until a better knowledge of  the usefulness and liarmfulness  of our hir-tls of prey is more  widely distributed the following  rule for action can be given for  the southern>prairie provinces:  Better subscribe for  The Commoner  formation has been gathered  that substantiates all tlie conclusions then drawn."  All sorts'of rumors are tfloat  respecting the failure of the  Electric Light Pepartment to  give a continuous service of  current. The real facts are  there has bee* * slight breakdown in' the Peisel engine and  the water being low, it is necessary to shut down at intervals so  as to collect water enough to  give ^service 4t itich time as is  most convenient for all consumers. However, every effort is  being put forth to have necessary repairs completed as quickly  as possible.  *:��������������������������� il  si  -JM  Jas. S. DicKaon  Real Estate and Insurance  List your Properties and Houses. /  &  THUBSDAY, FEB. 13, 1919  OKANAGAN -.-COMMONER--  FREETRIAtl  We will Mud this new EWSON  DIAMOND AMBEROLA and a selection  from our 4,000 unwearnble Blue  Amberol Records to your home  for Five Days' FREE TRIAL  Particular* and Price List Free  The Hood Stationery Co  . Bdiaon Distributors for the Okanajjan  VERNOW, B. C  Be loyal to  the town  ou calf your  own  THE METHODIST CHURCH  Armstrong  f'jRcv.  J.  Wesley  Miller,  Pastor  Public Worship: 11 a.m. and 7.30  | W.C.T.U. Public Meeting 8.30p.m.  Tuesday, 8 p.m., Sergt. Roy Burin will address the meeting.  ZION CHUfcCtt  '��������������������������� -Armstrong V  :;Rey. W. Storr, Minister  MAMIff  J Feb. 16th���������������������������'fhe services .will be  [inducted bycftev���������������������������\C. A: Campbell  T Rutland.  Larkin service postponed till the  frd.'."  |*WM������������������M0*0M  1 ^���������������������������_ AiTOstrpng^ .s  r   ,--- ':  IA reception will be held on Wed-  Vsday, peb.JOfbjat-8, p.m. in the  J.A. rooms, to welcome the,Rev.  ['Alderson. ��������������������������� All members are: cor-  lally invited to?attenq*v ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ^v-V-v^  ���������������������������Service on Sunday next st it-a.-  i' Morning prayer amf ffojy Com-  hnioq.   Preacher,' ftev. Alderson.  XXXXXXXXX XXX X  X X  x ARMSTRONG NEWS X  x x  xxxxxxxxxxxxx  Pte. Bailey left for Vancouver  on Friday.  x  Mrs. Thos. Lawson left Tuesday for Vancouver.  x  Even the,hole in Joe's doughnuts looks toothsome.  1 *"X  Mr. Norman Watson left on  Monday for Vancouver.  Jas. Bell of Mara was a visitor  in Armstrong on Saturday.  X  Lieut.  J.   Harrison  returned  from the front on Monday.  - X  Peanut   crisp,   freshly made  every day or two���������������������������at Sawyer's.  x  Mr. A.Birch and daughter left  for Star City, Sask., last'Thursday.  x  , Mr. C. H. Patchett returned  last week from a visit to Vaiir  couver. ��������������������������� ���������������������������!,.-,'������������������������������������������������������   -:..  x  Mr. W. Hornby and daughter,  Lillian,1 returned from the coast  on Tuesday.  SI  Dr. Sumner. Dentist, has opened an office in the Bank of Hamilton Block, Armstrong. V  x  Mr. Ed. Mitchell came in from  Chase last week to visit his  father, Mr. J. Mitchell. . /  x  Mr. Perauit shot a cougar oh  Monday, on Mr. Parkinson's  ranch. It measured 6 feet, 2 inches.  Mr. J. Munsell returned last  Friday from Portland, Oregon,  where he lias been visiting the  past few months.  "*��������������������������� x"  A St. Valentine Social is being  held :in the <school, room ��������������������������� of the  Methodist;' Church   on .Friday  evening.of this week.,  =..     ,,V  ���������������������������">"" <      k  "-'������������������������������������������������������_-  _ MrV and Mrs. G;:H. Gamble ref-  turned on Saturday .from Cal-'  gary, .where they have been visiting for': the past month;,  .. Mrs.J.F. Pringle who has been  visiting her, parents, Mr* ancl  Mrs. >������������������>������������������. Yowri&ySjv, returned  to her home at Standard, Alta.,  ������������������n Saturday. - v%  i  ., Mr. A- J- Noble is visiting his  daughter a.t "Vancouver.'    ,  ������������������������������������������������������: V 'J- 7        x  Ptes. J. Rigby and F. Wright  returned on Saturday.  x  Mrs. D. Brash of Enderby was  a visitor in Armstrong on Monday.  M^ J. JW. Binkley and son left  drt"Monday''forn Vancouver on a  visit.  - *���������������������������    :������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������-.. X ���������������������������''..*'  Nurse    C. . Hunter   came   in  from Vancouver on Tuesday to  visit her parents, Mr. and Mrs.  A. W. Hunter.  x  ;  Mr. F. G. Moore, formerly of  Po weir River, came to town last  Saturdav, and is thinking of re- j    ������������������n and after ncxt Thursday,  maininjg in the Okanagan. jthe Commoner will be printed  X J on Wednesday night and mailed  Mayor, Wright, Beeve Keary, | to all subscribers early Thurs-  and School Trustees Adair and  Hassen leave for Victoria tliis  evening   to. interview   the   de-  [XX XXX XX X X X X XX X  X X  X ENDERBY NOTES       X  x x  X  X   X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  Those Sunday dinners a I the  ILng Edward are growing more  popular than ever.  X-  Ptes. Nichol and J. Jones Avere  greeted at the station by a number of citizens on their arrival  from the front the past week.  x  Mrs.  J. N.  Gaylord and Mr.  and Mrs. C. Fravel and son returned last Friday from a visit  to the Mayo Brothers' institute,  Rochester, Minn.  Dr. Sumner  ana  for if (S(w| s^flon in Oyer#  j.opfc in ^t Our SfppK  nm ovfi������������������4w^s  The Railroad Signal, Stffel *2.50  ...'.������������������    ..Black  2.6a  Plack & white stripe woven   2.25  heaJvy   8,00  Parle blue 8 oz extra _", 3.8Q  SroocM  to  P4WT 0VEB4W-S  Plack demro     2,2Q  Grey demro������������������ very airong   3,50  Ifteavycattonade pant    2������������������25  M������������������td>  partnlent on the question of consolidated schools.  - v < .-������������������������������������������������������ .v .>:������������������������������������������������������    x ���������������������������-��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ��������������������������� -���������������������������  <vBev. W. Stott will conduct the  service in St.Andrew's Church,  .Vernon,, ,on ..Sunday next. ������������������ He  leaves on Monday., to attend the  semi-annual meeting of Kamloops Presbytery, which convenes-'in Revelstoke on Tuesday  morning,; returning on' Thursday >jof. next week.  X  Lee.,* .Morris    feels    he's   up  agaihstja^hard run of luck. A  man died of flu the other day in  New York and he has had to  postpone the mask ball advertised for the Avalon Theatre  next \yeek on account, of the flu  ban recently imposed against  dancing.        -' , ..   _ -  ��������������������������� X f  /Armstrong Red Cross .workers have done well this week.  day.  The Ladies' Aid of the Presbyterian Church met at the  home of Mrs. A. L. Fortune yesterday afternoon, , they being  driven out by several, autos volunteered, for the occasion.  X '"  The1 next meeting of the Woman's Club will be held in the  house of Mrs..Winter, Enderby,  on Saturday, Feb. 15th, at 2.30  p.m. Speaker, Rev. J. iGretton;  subject, "The Re-union of the  Churches."  X  Mr. E. Skyrme was brought  to the Enderby Hospital from  Grindrod, suffering agony from  having taken by mistake a drink  of potassium for Epsom salts.  His condition has been serious,  the past few days. V  '��������������������������� - X  Masquerade'- costumes  iri the  'making are the order of'the day.  With ,a mask dance at: Mara last  night;'the Valentine masquerade'  SDENTIST  Having located permanently in Armstrong with office iii  the Bank of Hamilton'Block. Graduate Dentist. Registered in Canada and the States.  Best materials used and prices reasonable  Enderby Public School Report  Eight quilts' were quilted and; in  Enderby   Opera  House  to-  made ready for the pack.   Keej>; morrow (Friday) nighti'and an  in mind that only about four  weeks remain in whichMto com  plete ;our ,Work'.\ Eacb* and all  ctfme afternoons, and lend a  hand/��������������������������� Lbomsvare��������������������������� open every,  afternoon.���������������������������:Com.  i!.'>A;  /to  Jhe W.G.T.U- will hold a pu&-  lie service iriniemory of Francis  Millard at 8:30 p.rou Sunday/  Fe|i.^a,4n the Methodist Church  Armstrong.' Mrs; Arnott wil^  taJce! the chair.; Mr. Miller and  ^r.; freeman will speajc. ������������������������������������������������������ |rt-  fornjiation will he given on t^e  temperance situation at present^  Miss ^roclcwell and others will  sipg. ,:,���������������������������.- <k  other in Grindrod Hall next Fri-  dayi-Febl 20th,- there ought to be  enoughi masquerades toc suit all.  S'"S'-.V. .'V1 "'������������������������������������������������������'k " >���������������������������>'������������������������������������������������������ rA>*t -y,,-������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  v: Youjwioh'tmiss the Valentine  mask ball yinVthe Opera House  Friday/ evening unless .you/want  Division I. Honor List, Junior  Fourth:���������������������������  Beverley Bryant; Ronald Gretton, Clarence Burnham, Dorothy Keith, Edna Cameron.  Division II. Honor List Senior  Third:��������������������������� < ������������������i ...  Esma Oakes,! Reiia ��������������������������� Dill, Marine McKay j1 Lee Oakes."  Junior Third <���������������������������      I"  Ina Neuslrom/'Beftv Bryant,  Jean Keith, Geoffrey Burton.  In Division III the!proinotions  are as follows: ,_r,!' "  Junior Third'Vo Senior Third:  Martha McKay'arid Robert Baird, ||  (even), El Ae Sherlow; AVesley 123  Baird, Margaret Fravel,'Wenzel ||  Doubek, Jean Dalie,'JariVes Poole,  Edwin   AnUlla,  Betty  Doubek,  Howard Spiers,.Berths Graham,  James   Eadie,   01ey: Andeis'on.'  Martha Andersori, Sewell "Kilby,  Blandford Alarley.'   ���������������������������       '-  Promoted- to Junior Second  from First Reader���������������������������     A  Ben Carlsop,J Qiffjord. Welsli,  Katie Baird,,y'MarJtin 'Crashing,  Marguerite vDalton, Iiiiber Anderson* ,,.Harold Hutchinson,  Muriel Pacey, A Cissie: Rad ford.  Promoted. ��������������������������� to ���������������������������, First..' Beader  vfrom Second Prinierr���������������������������, . .  A Berna,.MartiriiuWilfied. Neill,  .Margaret Walkerj ^Annie Men-  ccl, Lillian Scott, Vera Gardner;  Elsie. Hawkins, Irene - Hassard,  Waller Woods, :Willie Cameron.  Joe Lucas.i^tttT^-TitdrftrylV; *  '���������������������������, In Dj vision: TVS the jprpn logons  'are as'follows: -Promoted from  ARMSTRONG WEATHER  REPORT FOR JANUARY  Min.  Date  1  Max.  20 .7.  26 19  18 13  27 10  23 5  25 22  27.5 22  27 13  23 10  30 15  = 29 13  .   32 22  29 13  29 .               15  39 20  33 ' 19 -  37 28  38 31  36 * 31  35 ; 26  38.5 30  38 .:, . 29  46 ���������������������������             33  39 31  38 30.5  38 - 12  35 23  40 18  34 , 19  29 17  35 25  Mean temperature for the month,  26.21; snowfall for thc month, 9.5;  rainfall,for the month, .24; melted  snow, .16: total precipitation, 1.35.  Max. for the month, 46 on the-23rd;  min. for the. month, 2 on the 31st.  2  3  4  5  6  .7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  26  27  28  29  30  31  ENDERBY WEATHER  REPORT FOR JANUARY  A  1  2  3  4  5  6  .,7  8  9  10;  tt  12;  13;  14  K  el  s ���������������������������  25  27  27,  27  25  26  27,  27  26  31  23  33,  17  13  8  4,  20  21  13  8  15  12  > .8  18  33'16  34.24  37.. 23  B  es  CC  .8...-���������������������������  14  19j, ,.5  23  '5,  5'  ���������������������������  15  19.  ! 1X.Z   '  19 y _/  .5 -  -15   ^17 ' i*v  10     **'  U    .20  .1  Remarks'-^  u>-  i^-'S".".-  Part Clear  Cloudy  Part Clear  1.5.  ���������������������������  ��������������������������� >������������������  >������������������  Clear,  ReceivinjgClass'tn'First^Pririier: il   ���������������������������,   w   #,    .���������������������������    .     ���������������������������    ...  to miss the f*m inasque?:ade?i.n 0 j^Uce cjwdwi^Tatrigfa *- tf 34 :|2 ��������������������������� 2 vios,, r_^" ���������������������������C-'  the district in recent years., -The-jby, M������������������xwell,0^es, Laurie An- $ H fa ',{' ''for*    ^^,  committee of ladies in charge j|^f   Qei;tru^e .Rahflsi George ^   ������������������-   '"    ������������������,    ������������������.-v   .*���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ...-At  Special!  IMen'i Vejour ^fsts iu brown, grey and black, regular price  |6.Q0, now ,   9400  lien's Soft felt Eats,  reg, 3.00 & 4.00, to clear f 3 & 2 SO  IJfommpp SJioef for Poyi an4 M^n*   4������������������������������������t \te  TWng lor tb* Gymnasium  Men's White Puck Bal $1.85  len's White Puck Oxford >  .���������������������������?;���������������������������.. Us  ���������������������������.������������������: :���������������������������      \ .60  ten's Tan ;Puck Ral '\':'l... i??.^.'..,'.' ~ ;.?���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*'    I: W  Joys' Whfe Puck Bal ','.'. ,.'     J.65  Joys' Tan Pack Bal : ;      J.45  Touths' Ton Puck Bal ���������������������������-..-         JJ.-30  H X xx'xx xxxxxxxxx**  x     QnwmQV NQTP     x  f*. "S^UrijS-A't,'- X  XXXxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  tyr. and. Mrs. Bucjianne returned \to. tbeir home in Alberta  last weelc. '.>.���������������������������'���������������������������-  Bfj% G. PeddWon^of C^  manrAlherta, arrived at Grindr  rod where he intends to make  his home in the futnre.  tt:  Armstrong, 6. C.  11  There will be no Satnrday  night dances at Grindrod for  twoweejes as there are so' many  dances coming between. It  seems almost a pity to give them  up^eyep for that short time, as  the two given have been most  enjoyable.  X  The return match, of the 500  tournament between Mara and  Grindrod was played at Mara  last week.    Tlie scores, are as  follows: ���������������������������  Mara��������������������������� Won    kost  G. Butterworth   R.Payy 5 Jl  O. Rosoman !.;���������������������������:....'.  IL. Massey'."..' ...5  W.'Owen ...........  S. McCrba 2  G. Little   J. Massey il  ore working hard tp make the  affair a big success.- Enderby's;  orchestra will appear, for the  first time after many months of-  cjuiet,: and Ihey promise to give  their best music       v     ;..,.  '   ���������������������������'" .    -- '������������������������������������������������������   ')X}t    -    .    +   ���������������������������  Ppderby's boclcey team met  Griffiths, JLiJy Bobbift Jean Fra  vej,. Annie   Andprson,   Victor  Sfcjeie, Olive Graham* Jessie ^a-  die, Merie^o^ar;.;0-|;;;^  Promoted   to.v .S,eco^d'  fHmer  from First Primer :-f  '  PranH   ., Atchison? yt ^George  two defeats last weefc���������������������������Tbw^-iTolKard. Gojdwin ;Ppperts.haus-  day afternoon at Venion by ������������������ er������������������ Tna Fultop, Pdna Radford,  score of 6-2, and Friday night at  Armstrong.by a score of 4-2.  The, game at.Armstrong was a  particularly fast one, and was  witnessed by a large crowd, fen  autos heavily loaded going from  Fnderby to see the sport, and  taking with them everything to  __?!___ noige. Tbe gnderby boys  Austin BJacfcburn.  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  38 30  36.. 30  39 ;28  41 33 x  I7...28.  40  27 >:36  28 46  29 36  30 '34  3|. 12  .31*  28  26  .27  18  18  23  24  8  ,?  8  19.;  10 ,  10  14  9  28 .���������������������������  18  11  .05  ��������������������������� ' ."' ^/Pt.-'Clear'>,,.-".-  .12       16  ���������������������������  Clear  Part Cle*r -.'  ";  Clear  "   ���������������������������   ������������������  Cloudy  ���������������������������:C|e������������������nr  PainfaJT for the month* .81; snowfall for-the month, 6.25. v Five clear  clays; 18 part dear, 8 cloudy.  Notice of JExecutor  Grindrod��������������������������� Won  W. Monk ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������'������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ���������������������������  J^:]V^onk; .*S."S ..���������������������������."���������������������������;. 7S..7  F. Folkard ....."'.'".".  J.. Kirshf eld ;...... 1.5  Wm. J.-Monk ... i**.-.'..  S. Edgar 7  H. Tomkinson   A. Tomkinson 8  Grindrod won 27 to 23.  2  Lost  H 6  "won, all games from visiting  teams on the home ice and lost  to,the same teams away from  home.  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  9 GJUNPVJ3W BfJNCH ^  X X  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  Mrs. Schindlcr and baby came  home, fast Wednesday.  X  Mr. A. fL. Hayhurst, of Peep  Creek, <was a visitor to Grand-  view Bench last Wednesday.  X  Quite a crowd of'Grandview  Bench people attended the dance  given by Mr- an(l Mi*s- Stapleton  last Friday, and all spent a very  enjoj'able evening.,, ,  The Bench is a busy place this  winter. Everybody is logging  and inspite of the poor sleighing  loads of logs, fence posts, poles'  and cordwood arc being hauled  to Grindrod -?very day.  Robins and pussywillows in  January is rather, unusual but  Grandyiew Bench has boasted  of both the past .month. The  writer |hasn't had the pleasure  of seeing a robin so far, but the  pussywillows are certainly a reality as the woods are full of  them. ....  ., ;_   n w  time thcy are bacH,.in' civilian  life. Bev. T. Keywortli of Vernon will deliver this ilecture in  Hullcar Hall, Friday, feb. H, at  8 o'clock. The.lecture is illustrated with good, laptern.slides.  The Bev. f\. Alderson, of Chemainus, Vancouver Island, has  accepted the living of St. James'  Paiish, Armstrong^' and is expected to arriVe on Friday.  fSobert Jidwartl JHarKins,"  peceased  "Po\vn and Om. arid Pp and,jn ^.e mmter-of the r.siatc.of  f n Again" is "tbe siibjecf of a lecture setting forth what the Pominion Government, is doing for  wounded soldiers^, i (beginning  with the bat'UeQejd, dg^ti tp fhe  NOTICE IS HCTEBV GIVEN th^  all persons having claims upon the  estate of the late Rohert pel ward  Harkins, who <|ieij on the 2jUh day  of-Aiipost7~A7PV19187~!frc reaui red  to isend to A. C. Skaling, solicitor  for' the executor, George Stanley  Hart.'on *or before the 1st day of  March, A.p. 1919, a, full statement  of their claims, and of any security  held hy them, duly'verified hy Affidavit, and that after that date the  executor will proceed to distribute  the assets of the Deceased among  the parties entitled thereto, having  regard only for the claims that  have been duly filed with-him; anq-  all debts due to the said peceased  are to be paid to the undersigned.  Pated at Enderby. B.C.. this 28tU  day of January, A.p. 1919.  A. C SKAMNG.  Solicitor for thc Executor.   I  If 3'ou are thinking of purchasing  watches, Jewellery, Diamonds, Cut-  Glass, Silverware, Clocks, etc. Look  up any catalogue you may nave,  pick but what you want, J_%%x1p������������������  instead of sending order out of the  Okanagan,.-send order to us. All  you do is give name of catalogue  Page and number. We >do the rest  at  same   prices and terms.  C.J.WHITEN  Okanagan's Jeweller,  Vernon, B.C.  *u ? OKANAGAN COMMONER  THRUSDAY, FEBRUARY 1 3' 1919  Bv  THE GOLDEN ROAD TO NOWHERE  Robert  Watson,  Vernon,  author  cf  "My  ������������������  Brave and Gallant Gentleman"  Watch Repairing  That's Right  in  To prevent wear and keep it  good  condition   for   good   timekeeping    your   watch  should  be  overhauled at least every two  years.- Just now is a good time to  leave it with with our department  of repairs, We will attend to it  promptly-- and our ^expert workmen will put it iu order "bo that it  will Btay put."  J C. Adams  The Quality Jeweler  Armstrong  Oh! for the chance to roam again  Over the road to Nowhere: u  Down the village and through the lane,  Up the hill and across the plain;  Out in the sunshine, out in the rain,  Catching the breeze from the salted main;  Joyous youth and the glad refrain;  Off and away to Nowhere.  Nothing of sorrow or time knew we,  There on the road to Nowhere.  Blossomed the hedgerow, blossomed the tree;  Hearts were merry, and light, and free,  Happy the laughter of you and me.  Ah! it was life as it ought to be,  And little we dreamed of a weird to dree  While on the road to Nowhere.  Where are tlie friends that you and J  Met on thc road to Nowhere?  Heedless of love and kindred tic  Some with their broken idols lie;  Sonic still long with an aching sigh;  Bravest and best in Flanders die.  All arc gone with the- days gone by;  Gone���������������������������like the road to Nowhere.  ty-nine per cent of us would be driven about like  dumb cattle accepting blindly whatever might befall us. And we are in that situation just now,  waiting for 'somebody' to do something,' and confident that it will be done as it always has. So,  when we swell up with pride over our equality  and liberty and self-government, it mignt be well  to recall that, in a pinch, we look around for  somebody with brains and initiative to attend to  our business for us; otherwise the business is  vry bally attended to. And upon the integrity  and unselfish spirit of the men who possess brains  and an active initiative depends the.welfare and  progress of ourselves as well as our beloved country."  A WORTHY SUCCESSOR  ECONOMIC UNREST  APPEARANCE  counts a whole lot in a car.  OUR GARAGE  Never allows a ma, hue to g-> ont  until it has been thoroughly gone  over and' almost looks like' new  when   leaving.  Our service is A JNo. 1 "and if  yon are looking for a garage  where you desire careful attention  to your car, oars is the place.  Qlwtagap Garage  fboncT?       '  Armstrong, *.c.  Agent* for HcUugblin and Chevrolet Can  Our  Want A4s  " are  Winners  I PAY CASH for POULTRY  tt and EGGS  i ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  Shipments solicited whether  large or small. Remittance  made on day of receipt of goods  at prevailing market prices.  A. E. SAGE       Armstr~��������������������������� H C.  Every ordinary unused nook  .and comer of thc farm should  he brought to growing feed for  Dr. E. J. Dillon, who is rightly described as the  world's greatest journalist, in a despatch from  Paris on Wednesday utters a warning regarding  the danger of the. prevailing unrest amid which  Germany is growing stronger.   Here is what hc  says:  "Hard fighting is going on in Siberia; victory  and defeats havc just been rcporledfrom the Caucasus; battles between Bolshevisms and peace  lovers are raging in Esthonia; blood is flowing in  streams in the Ukraine. The Poles and Czecho-  Slavs have only iioav signed an agreement to  sheath swords until the Conference announces its  verdict. The Poles and the Germans, the Poles  and the Ukrainians, thc Poles and the Bolshevists  arc still decimating each other's forces on territorial fragments of what was once Russia, Germany or Austria. Meanwhile the Peace Conference is secretly debating the conditions on which  these peoples shall forget their enmity and live  in friendship on a basis of mutual trust and  give and take."  And then he goes on to point out that Germany  has almost recovered her balance.    Spartacism  he avers is practically snuffed out.   A powerful  army has been concentrated on the Polish frontiers commanded by,Field-Marshal von Hindenburg.   He alludes to the fact that the kaiser's adherents have given signs of life and congratulated the ex-War Lord on the anniversary of  his birth.   Provision has been made, he says, for  the  union  of  German-Austria  with  the  other  Germans and the entire Teuton race is "gathering  strength for the tournament in Paris where its  champions hope to win the peace after having  lost the war.   Already the German population has  made an excellent impression on the Allied soldiers, especially the Americans there, and  the  longer peace is postponed the more formidable  Gcrmany will bficome, not in armies, but in unsuspected sources of strength."���������������������������Victoria Colonist.  ��������������������������� An announcement has just been made of the  appointment of George H. Hutton, B.S.A., of La-  combe, as successor to Dr. J. G. Rutherford, CM.  G., as Superintendent of Agriculture and Animal  Industry for the Canadian Pacific Railway, with  headquarteers at Calgary. /...-  Mr. Hutton, who for twelve years has becn Superintendent of the Dominion Experimental  Farm, is well and favorably known among the  livestock and agricultural interests of Western  Canada.. His work at Lacombe has always been  characterized by its practicability and thoroughness and he has succeeded in bringing that farm  to front rank.  Thc Canadian Pacific Railway has indeed been  fortunate in its choice of a successor to Dr. Rutherford, who has been so signally successful in  directing the huge'agricultural enterprise of the  corporation. Mr. Hutton is splendidly qualified  by training and experience for the work, and  should do well in the new position to which hc  certainly takes the best wishes of the agriculturalists of the West. His many friends will bc pleased  to know that Western Canada is still to havc the  benefit of his valuable services. ^  =n  e@ds  Always Brow  and  Produce the Best  ;.'.."��������������������������� Sold Everywhere  Writ* to-day for Catalogue���������������������������Now Ready  THE  WILLIAM  RENNIE  COMPANY  LIMITED  872 GRANVILLE St., VANCOUVER, B.C.  ALSO AT TORONTO MONTREAW WIKHIKG  SEED IMPORTATION REGULATIONS  THINGS TO WOBBV ABOUT  stock next spring.  met  Worries, like troubles, never come singly. It is  well to accept the advice of Glenn M- Farley, writing in the Seattle P.-I., when he says:  "WiTl-FflKrifir^t^^  the citizen who has been worrying about what  is to be done with thc league of nations idea, thc  Serbian-Italian frontier quarrel, Poland's territorial limits. Russia's sad plight, and our domestic  problems of reconstruction, may as well select his  pet topic and centralize on it, or stop worrying  about everything. The bulk of worries is too  crushing for onc torn mind to handle. Either wc  havc to segregate our worries or stop it entirely.  "To thc overage citizen it probably appears that  if thc final shock of a general strike comes he  would bc better off with a sack of potatoes, a sack  of flour, a couple of gallons of coal oil, and good  strong muscles in his legs, than with an overload  of worries and a confused mind. Hence, if the  strike is all there is to tlie situation, the average  citizen can well afford to stick to his knitting., do  the best hc can with his hampered facilites and  quit worrying, in confidence that somebody,  somehow, Avill 'do something.'  "The helplessness of the unorganized ��������������������������� public  when its regular routine is disturbed is pitiable.  We are all relying upon a complicated system of  service from various people, and wh������������������n. that is interrupted and disturbed it is like the sun had  failed to rise, ancl wc stand about, helpless, won-  dring what is to be done, .and waiting for somebody to 'do something.' Fortunately there arc  always a few men in every community who are  willling to 'do something'-for thc community  good.   Tf it were not for these alert minds, nine-  Canadian farmers and gardeners are protected  from the evils of planting inferior seed of*many  kinds of crops imported from other countries. By  an ordcr-in-council that came into effect in the  autumn, importation is prohibited of unfit seed of  clovers, grasses, vetches, rape, othcr forage plants  and field root and garden vegetables in lots of 10  pounds or more. (  In Pamphlet S-12 of thc Seed Branch of the De- ^  partment of Agriculture at Ottawa, and obtainable from the Publications Branch, unfit seed is  described as that which does not comply with the  Seed Control Act requirements respecting the sale  bf sed in Canada, or if it has been refused admittance into any other country on account oflow  vitality.  The regulations will he carried out through the  Customs officials who are required to take and  forward for examination, samples of lots of seeds  entered for consumption in Canada. Seed that  has arrived in Canada and found to he unfit shall  be deported under Customs supervision- The penalty for failing to comply with these regulations  is $500 for the first offence and not exceeding f.J,-  000 for each subsequent offence.  Read  the Figures  Notice tiow the cost���������������������������and the  cash value���������������������������of the stamp advances each month until, on the  1st clay ol January/ 1924, the  Dominion ot Canada is pledged  to pay $5.00 tot each W-&&  Acftffe:- ,  A������������������tZEO_-  w-s  s  =. . -nr,..  For the last three months of Jl9f 8 deaths in this  province from influenza and pneumonia, follow-  ;n������������������ influenza, totaled 2,014*'  ' i '. ���������������������������.���������������������������  >.- .-./���������������������������  . c.1- ' 1 <  ���������������������������JMMVlH  '      --,fj-  ���������������������������  'I u       __.-.   1  Yvpsft Sfoqfc fast ^sceive^  NMWIMIMIMMMMIMWWW  MAWIMMIVIAMIMW  -  imp frKfrflUBW  Shubertwamts It  ALE THE bliAVLi* 1%  YOU   CAN  SHIP, ������������������_,  SLf^'  . 'Oim.   ,  4.9.S.. Inc.  PWVER  HUSKRAT  WINTER  fAll  (*S  WQm OR FURRED. CASED  COYOTE _*������������������  W.KTM LARGE  tXTIA TO ������������������VC**������������������t  i i m-w-  30.00 to 25.00  3.00to 2.50  230(9 1.90  N?I.EXTRA LARGE  CXTtUTO kVCRASE  30.00to 24.00  22.00to 18.00  EXTV1T0 ������������������VtB'i6t  22.001918.00  225tt 1.75  l.80to 1.60  N2I.URGE  EXTRA TO ftVCOASC  22.00to 18.00  16.00 to 14.00  >_.  m ���������������������������-.  W.HEDIUH  CXTM TO JkVtIAGt  16.00 tt 12.00  m  1.60tt 130  1.50ft UO  NUMEDIUM  CXTfU TO kVCMfit  16.00 to 14.00  12.00(810.00  NnSMALL  tlTRA TO ������������������YBt������������������0������������������  IHIIIIM  10.00(9 8.00  MOto  JO  (.00(9 M  N? I. SMALL  ttTB* TO ������������������VEH*Ot  12.00 to 10.00  9.00to 7.00  IQ.QOtt 5.00  1.00ft   .75  ������������������5to  .60  N������������������2  *STo������������������a*ft9UM.irr  12.00(9 6.00  9.00(o 5.00  H������������������ 3  M*0������������������CT������������������qP������������������UTY  40019 2i0  ������������������01* .40  .3519 35  N������������������3  ���������������������������tow gunny  3.00to 2.00  2.00(9 (.50  H*4  M TO !!*������������������ ������������������ ������������������MIITT  Z-QOto 1.QQ  shoidaWd  and wrrs  AT HIGHEST  HARKETVALUE  THESE  EXTREMELY  HIGH PRICES  QUOTED FOR  IMMEDIATE  SHIPMENT  for more than thirty-five years "SHUBERT" bas been giving Fur Shippers an honest and liberal ���������������������������������������������������������������ortm������������������nt���������������������������p������������������r1������������������������������������f tbe Mthert market  price*���������������������������tending returns out promptly���������������������������rendering "bettor terriee"���������������������������"quicker." No license is required to ship Canadian Raw Furs (rom  any part of Canada to "SHUBERT." Shipments valued at more than flOO must be marked "GENERAL IMPORT LICENSE P B F 30."  "SHUBERT" Wants British Columbia Furs-AU you Can Ship  A "SHUBERT TAG ENVELOPE" on your shipment means "more money" r-  '...���������������������������,if for your furs���������������������������"quicker"���������������������������"tbe best end promptest SERVICE io tb������������������ world.  - ���������������������������**<-;���������������������������-./? c  %"%��������������������������� *'  . GET A SHIP*I������������������!fT orF TODAY  '������������������������������������There Is No Duty on Haw Furs Coming Into Chicago front Any Tart of Canada"  mW  ������������������#S t-f i *=������������������  yc^ .���������������������������'������������������*������������������������������������ ��������������������������� Hsu  t*-fc2* 'W.  ftr-J/MG.'  .AS. .r-TFir^ .  ^5-1 jSI yfttKxAs^in A^e.y  At\. fHRUSDAY, FEBRUARY 13  OKANAGAN   CO&MCVEfi  1  0^sjfA&7&\  \mw  9SM4/  THE  NEW  SQUARE  PALKACE^  God's Great Outline  Picture ol World's History  The fighting period of Jesus Christ's World [Heaven as King of earth's parliaments and Lord  Empire commenced in 1914.   In support of the 0f its Peace Conferences.   Let us intelligently put  '.' Raise,two crops of pi������������������s a year.  U is the common practice in the  Eastern and Central States  I. V. SAUDER CO.  I Corner Schubert St and'Railway  * ������������������ve.   ,  Box 217 Phone 341  VERNON, B. C  the Men Who Make Our Shot*  know their business, _ They have  spent a^life time at it. The re-  ���������������������������ult is fbpei that contain all the  ' elements of ttyle. aad grace with  tbe greatest amount of comfort, :  for Sprig? Wear  Ve are showing all tbe 'newes*  shapes as well as the good o\d  fayorites..    .We. co������������������W[, s������������������y %h  ?afeut,tMr beauty and low price*,  but we prefer that yon judge for  yourself in a personal xisit.  Qppotit*Qptr#H������������������w������������������*  All br*n������������������M ������������������f rppalrwHf ^o������������������#  -< ' '- w   ---: ���������������������������*-<  ������������������  _        ��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������.  ^^i^*^*^^^^** ~ "       ~~~  ; Auctioneer an4 livestock ;  , Salesman  AHMST^ONG      PC.  I have   a   wide   acquaintance  amongst   buyers.      Consult    me  when you want to   hold   a  sale  Also send me particulars of  nv  surplus stock you wish to dispose  of.  PHONE No, 34  C. F. 3- Ucense No. 9-3409  If you haven't tried our hams  and  bacon you have   hot had  the best  Geo. R. Sharpe  Wholesale and Retail Butcher  Enderby  above I would adduce three facts:  (1) Tlie "seven times" of Jewish tribulation  and Gentile domination���������������������������the seven prophetic  years, 7 x 360���������������������������2520���������������������������ran out in 1914���������������������������606 before Christ to 1914 after Christ.  (2) The smashing of the nations began in  1914, promptly at the time appointed.  (3) Events moved swiftly, and Jerusalem  was at last delivered from the unholy feet of the  Turk. According to Christ's own word (Luke 21;  24) the "times of the Gentiles" are now fulfilled.  For He said: "Jerusalem shall be trodden down  of the Gentiles until the times of the Gentiles are  fulfilled." Jerusalem is now honored and kept  safe and open for the return of God's sacred people to their own land.  The fighting period of Christ's world empire  surely began in 1914.  What can we learn from Scripture of this great  fighting period that is now upon us?  - (1) .'It will be rapid. When a stone rolls down  a mountain side and falls on a brittle, image, it  does its work rapidly. The subsequent pounding  of the fragments may occupy some time, but the  whole picture is one of swiftness and unrestrained energy.  (2) It will be thorough. The fragments will  be broken so small that the wind will carry them  away like chaff, but unlike tlie chaff which always finds a lodgment somewhere, no place shall  be found in the earth for the pounded particles of  this great image. Could words express thoroughness more powerfully?  (3) It will be discriminating. Not everything  in our Christian civilization will be broken in  pieces. There are some things amongst usr'that  will not even be shaken. (Heb. 12; 26, 27) "Yet  once more I shake, not the earth only, but also  heaven. And this word, yet once more, signifieth  thc removing of things that are shaken as if  things that are made, that those things that cannot be shaken may remain." There were things  planted at Sinai, and at Calvary, and at Pentecost, living things that have been watered and  growing through the centuries since, and these  things will, not he shaken. They, will stay, and  share ithe fortunes ^ofVthe* stone,, growing and  growing together, until He and they "shall'fill'the  whole earth." o -.  (4) The great drive of this kingdom, and of  the conquering King in the midst of it is against  "the oppressor."' "He shall break in pieces the  oppressor," and in such small pieces! "for the  oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the  needy, now will f arise, saith the Lord, unci set  bim in safety from him that puffeth at him-!' This  now" |s an actual "nowV. in a new sense, for the  time, the ripe time, has come. :   " -  A further God-given knowledge of the great  patrons of tins fighting period can he obtained  from the Second psalm. Those interested please  get your Bibles and follow it. Verses Jt-3 give the  present attitude of the Jungs and rulers of the  world toward this Jving of Icings. Verses 4-7 give  JJeaven's attitude toward this JCing of kings..  Verse* 8 in three,words gives the power that is tP  put Him in possession of His God-given inheritance, and that is prayer; not His prayer for His  people, but His people's prayer for Him. Verse 9  tells what He will dq. with this world, when in  answer-to^His=pcople?s-prayerr=He^is-puHn-pos-  session. "He will rule them with a rod of iron,  and dash them in pieces like a, potter's vessel."  This is our meelc ahd lowly Jesus! 3ut the breaking must be done before He can build. Verses 10-  \2 gives the calm, stern counsel of this King of  Kings to all the rebellious Icings and rulers ;in the  earth. It means this: "3c wise in time; swiftly  and completely surrender, or perish." Tlie work  has begun. How many "kings" have "perished"  already!  That the power through which all this is done  is prayer is seen in tlie 8th verse of Psalm 2, referred to above. "Ask of me, and I will give thee  thine enemies for thine inheritance.'" It is seen  also in two wonderful verses, Dan. 7; 17,18. These  verses lie right alongside of Nebuchadnezzar's  dream, only the periods are represented by four  beasts instead of four parts of the great image.  Thc fighting period of Christ's kingdom is given  in verse 18,���������������������������"But the saints of the Most High  shall take thc kingdom, and possess thc kingdom  powcr, even for ever and ever." But thc prayer  that takes possession of Christ's inheritance for  Him has nothing feeble ahout it. It is the prayer  that knows God's purposes and promises, and  takes a Jacob grip for thc fulfilling.of thc same'  This is the sort of prayer we find in Psalm .149.  It begins in. praise and then goes out in.power  that "binds" enemies and "executes the judgments written." Notice tliis is a prayer battle  that can be fought "upon our beds." (Psa. 149:  5, 6.)  I think that some of my readers will see witb  me that Jesus Christ is even now acknowledged in  ourselves under the teaching of the Holy Spirit  that we may unite in taking possession of His inheritance for Him. Let us know God's purposes  and pray boldly for their fulfilment.    %  I am not expecting that God's saints shall be  snatched out of the world. O no! The world  never needed thein so much as now. But I am  looking that we shall be so drawn into wedded  oneness with Jesus Christ that "the least among  us shall be as David, and the royal leaders among  us as Jesus Christ Himself." I am looking for  the actual and speedy fulfilment of each word in  John 17; 22,23. Look at that! That prayer shall  be fulfilled and the earth shall be won for Christ.  For further Scripture light study Psa. 110, Isa.  2, and 11, and especially Rev. 19. In that we have  the marriage of the Lamb, and the going forth of  the Bridegroom and Bride to conquer the whole  world.Mab. 4th is also very illuminating. It was  very partially fulfilled at Christ's first coming, but  it is going to be amply fulfilled now.  People are talking about the Reconstruction.  But One who is Mighty has undertaken that. It  will be a "new heaven and a new earth" when He  has seen it through. I cannot help fearing that  the world is not yet broken enough to be ready  for the upbuilding.. But He knows.���������������������������Anna Ross,  in Montreal Weekly Witness.  ESTABLISHED     1872j  bamk;0;'fhamiltON:.  Increased production of wealth is the only way  in which the requirements of the nation can be  met without excessive taxation for the next decade. Tlie expansion of legitimate business is  essential, and the Bank of Hamilton is prepared  to encourage it by the judicious extension of  credits.  ARMSTRONG BRANCH  H. L. Paynter;    ...  farmers  END OP "DIVINE RIGHT" BUSINESS  "Prussianism and Hohenzollernism are gone  forever," declared Chancellor Ebcrt in a speech  to the German National Assembly at Weimar on  Feb. 8th.  "The time of kings, princes and 'divine right'  is foreyer vanished," continued the chancellor.  This assembly represents the big republican mar  jority of the German people who desire peace and  self-government."  Ebert declared he had not lost hope of reuniting Germany and that he welcomed Austria into  the new German state. He appealed to all men  and women to work their hardest "lest we again  sink into the abyss." , '���������������������������- "���������������������������  "We have lost the war," the chancellor continue^:. "This;is of no~consequence to the revolution.  It was-ftax. of Baden's imperial government that  made the first>teps toward the armistice,that rendered us 'helpless*' 3"t we would have fallen anyway, as'our allies' ;defeat made our military and  economic situation hopeless."  J ���������������������������'Jhe^evolution rejected responsibility for the  German people's distress, which was really the  result of the policy .of the old regime in giving  way V the presumption of the militarists," said  Fbert...' v  , ���������������������������  =-  ' "Jhe war has not only tired us out, hut our adversaries too. This situation has resulted, in the  introduction of spoliation into the peace settlement. Such a policy of revenge and violence  warrants the most energetic condemnation."  This statement was greeted by general approbation.' '"'.']...  "Jn the face of our misery," he continued, "the  question of responsibility for the wqr appears almost of slight importance. Yet the German people bave firmly decided to hold to account those  whose intentional culpability can he" proven."  If you are intending to do any building this year, now is the  time to order vour lumber, as the price is going up in this Valley.  To make sure of having your building material good and cdry  and ready for use this year, send in your orders by the middle of  February, with one-third payment for same.  Your lumber will then be sawed, planed and piled in the mill  yard ready for you to haul away, o Can be left ia yard to dry until  1st of October, this year. .  PRICES ARE AS FOLLOWS:  Rustic   or  Siding    .......';.... ' '"*?iwK  Flooring ,and V-joint   ,  7JJ.uu  Shiplap, -6,-8, and 10-inch .... "���������������������������  J6���������������������������"  Sized Boards, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12-inch     ���������������������������M>  Sized   Dimensions     10 nn  Rough Timbers, 6'inch and up x ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ** JJJ?  Slab Wood, per cord ��������������������������� ;������������������������������������������������������;������������������������������������������������������ ���������������������������.��������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������_��������������������������� d,uo  Silo Material, V-joint Pattern, 3 ��������������������������������������������� inches wide and lo-8 inches  thick    ' .��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� -a.00  Custom Sawing done, for  '���������������������������������������������������������������������������������'���������������������������'  ^'na  Custom Planing done for   ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ���������������������������.  4,uu  Terms, Cash when lumber is taken away.  * *    N^ A. Hayes, Armstrong  )  FACING WNPS TW3Y PJEP TO HOW  Canadian soldiers wbo gave up their lives for  their country on -the battlefields of France and  Flanders will be, as tbey fought, together, facing  the line they died to bold. Comrades in life,  they will be comrades in death.  The Imperial War Graves Commission, of  which Sir George Perlcy, representing Canada,  was a member, has issued its report to the various governments of thc Empire, thc following  memorandum on which is issued by the Militia  Department:  Among othcr matters which were discussed  by thc Imperial War Graves Commission were  two  important  questions:  1. Thc bringing into cemeteries of thc bodies  buried in isolated graves on the battlefields.  2. Thc exhumation of bodies, whether in isolated graves or in cemeteries, in order to transfer  them to their native countries.  The commission recognized the existence of a  sentiment in favor of leaving the bodies of tlie  dead where thcy fell, but in view of thc actual  condilions, regarded it as impracticable.  Morc than 150,000 such scattered graves are  known in France and Belgium. In certain districts, notably those of Ypres and thc Somme battlefields, they are thickly strewn over areas  measuring several'miles in length and breadth.  These areas will shortly be restored to cultivation, or possibly be afforested, and the bodies  cannot remain undisturbed. They must, therefore, be removed to cemeteries, where they can  bc rcverentlv cared for.  WHEN YOU ENTER BY TELEPHONE  ANNOUNCE YOUR NAMfi  ' ,    i."    '. ��������������������������� -      '.        " ���������������������������'   ;.     ' '      f    ' 1   - *���������������������������   ���������������������������  1 Saying .'/Hello/'  "What  number is^ this,"  ancl  "Who is speaking?" wastes yourjime and that;  of.the person you calJ.   .. --'-'���������������������������''���������������������������'',  As soon as your party answers, the correct practice is to ANNOUNCE YOUH NAME and start  the call in the same direct manner that you use  in a face-to-face meeting.  Say: "Mr." Jones speaking. J should like to taJtv  with Mr. Smith." or,  "Jones speaking; Mr. Smith, please,'' or,  If Mr. Smith has answered with Wshamer say,  "This is Mr. Jones."  And when you answer a telephone, ALWAYS  announce your name first.  -s>i  \. -k.  1  1 ?, 1  ���������������������������3-    ,-. -V -I  ���������������������������"**     Si I  a   . I  Satins yowr subscription  to tne Commoner--$2.Q0  KING fPWARP  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel,  P. H. MURPHY  Proprietor  Enderby  CREED  Real Estate and Insurance Agent.  Auctioneer and Live Stock Saieman  ARMSTRONG, B. C. OKANAGAN   COMMONER  CLASSIFIED ADVTS.  l~  t.\vi>id  first insertion; lc a word  thereafter.    25c minimum  WANTED���������������������������Small ������������������ improved farm  near town to rent or lease, with  option to purchase. Will pay one  year's rent in advance, and prefer to deal with owners. See me  at Armstrong Hotel. Or drop me  a letter stating full particulars.  Fred Smith, Armstrong.   2t-pd.  FOR SALE���������������������������Fine White Wyandotte  cockerels; Martin's Regal Strain.  T. J. Phillips, Power House Rd.,  Armstrong. 80-tf  FOR SALE���������������������������Beautiful fumed oak  dining room set, 5 chairs, arm  chair, extension table, buffet with  splendid mirror; also 3-burner  Perfection oil stove with high  back, oven ancl toaster. For particulars apply Enderby printing  oflice. 80-2  FOR SALE���������������������������Ladies' saddle poney,  6-years-old; quiet to ride or drive  Blackburn,   Armstrong. 5-tf  FOR SALE���������������������������Case 25 automobile.  Full Wcstinghouse electrical  equipment; self starter; tires  practically new; newly painted;  guaranteed in first-class running  order. A bargain. Further particulars apply Fletcher's Garage,  Armstrong. 5-tf  GIRL .WANTED ��������������������������� For general  housework: family of five. Ap.  ply, Mrs. A. W. Hunter, Armstrong. 78-tf  WANTED���������������������������A good second-hand  buggy. a Apply, Wm. Gregory,  Armstrong. **>       78-tf  DRY SAWDUST���������������������������Fifty cents per  Joad, at the mill. N. A. Hayes,  Armstrong. ���������������������������      78-3  FOR SALE���������������������������A Ford car with tractor attachment and a friction  clutch pulley attached for belt  work. As I have laken over the  Government tractor and thresher  J will sell the above outfit, all for  four hundred dollars. This is a  .good little outfit for the money,  Jt is equal to four horses plowing  clay soil and equal to a 10 h.p.  engine on the belt. I- know,, as I  have tried it out. N. A. Hayes,.  Armstrong. 78-3  FOR SALE���������������������������Five White Wyandotte  cockerels; Martin Regale Strain.  T. J. Phillips, Power House Rd.,  Armstrong. 78-tf  FOR SALE���������������������������Buffalo 250-egg Incubator; $15.00. Can be seen at tlie  Enderby Hardware Slore, Cliff  street and  Ycrnon  Rd. 78-4  SHORT COURSE  \  THURSDAY, FEB. 13, 1919  Fine Program of Lectures and  Demonstrations to be Held at  Armstrong 0  The Extension Short Course  in Agriculture to be held in  Armstrong City Hall, Feb. 25th  to 28th promises to be well attended.  The following program will  be carried out: S. ..  Tuesday, February 25th���������������������������  9.30���������������������������"Feeds" by J. A. McLean.  10.15���������������������������"Why Milk Sours" by  W. Sadler.  .11.00���������������������������"Feed and Care of the  Dairy Herd" by J. A. McLean.  1.30���������������������������"Soil Fertility" "by. P.A.  Boving. ;  2.45-4.00���������������������������"A Comparison of  tlie Various Breeds of Poultry,"  by A. G. Lunri.  x V-  Wednesday, February 26th  9.30���������������������������"Feeding for Egg Production" by A.G. Lunn.  10.15���������������������������"Breeding for Egg  Production" by A.G. Lunn.  11.00-12.00���������������������������"Breeding for  Egg Production" by A.G. Lunn.  1.30���������������������������"Herd Improvement"  bj' J. A. McLean.  2.45-4.00���������������������������"Potatoes" by P.A.  Boving.  ;  Thursday, February 27th���������������������������  9.30���������������������������"Alfalfa" by P. A.  Bov-  Daily Cows"  Dairy  Cows''  STRAYED���������������������������From niy place; three  yearlings; slit in left-ear.    Information  will  be rewarded.    Fred  Shaw,     Salmon      Arm,      or    A.  Paul,   Enderby.    ' 78-2  STRAYED"-���������������������������Onto my premises;  Bed Polled yearling heifer; ear  marked and branded. If not  claimed within 30 clays will bc  sold to defray expenses.  77-4     .    WM. McLEOD, Armstrong  10.15���������������������������"Handling of Milk" by  W. Sadler.  11.00-12.00���������������������������"Roots" by P.A.  Boving. S'  1.30���������������������������"Judging  by J.A. McLean.  "2.45���������������������������"Judging  by J. A. McLean.  Thursday Evening Meeting���������������������������  .7.30���������������������������"The University of .British Columbia," by L. S. Klinck.  Friday," February 28th���������������������������  9.30���������������������������"Corn"-by P. A. Boving  10.15: "Bacteria and A. Grade  Cream," by W. Sadler.  11.00-1.2.00���������������������������"Calf    Rearing,"  by J. A.JYIcLcan. .  "l.30���������������������������"The Selling Quality of  Butter," by W. Sadler.  2.45���������������������������"Judging of Horses," by  J. A. McLean.       < .  Armstrong Red Cross  1919  January,  Collections���������������������������  Mrs.  Gordon Maw   ..... .$1.50  C. Becker ..  .  1.45  Meade ....... ..2.15  Frank Becker   3.30  Pringle ........ 2.30!  Mrs.  Mrs.  Mrs.  Mrs.  Miss  Matheson ......  Miss Florence Smith  Mrs. A. E. Sage ....  Mrs. R. Wood  .... .  Miss G. C. Petar V ..  Mrs. C. Pelly.......  Mrs. T. Thomas   ...  Miss Florence Adair  Mrs. Whitaker   ."������������������������������������������������������..  Mrs. W. Harry  Miss Parkinson   ....  Mrs.  Collis   ...... .*'.  Mrs. Allison      Mrs. Albert McNair .  Mrs.  Paynter      1.40  7.12  6.25  1.60  5.00  8.25  8.85  2.30  .'8.20  2.20  2.00  7.35  1.40  5.75  4.70  o. x  A  Spring Goods Arriving Daily  Spring merchandise coming to hand every day���������������������������and the lines are all the best procurable  at any price���������������������������bought from the same markets that the largest stores in the country buy from���������������������������look  oyer this list��������������������������� 'V. VV* :-.."' .������������������������������������������������������.-���������������������������>-���������������������������:-.  I  i  Ladies' silk sweater coats���������������������������colors of rose and white  ���������������������������trawberry and  white, turquoise and   white,  saxe  and  white,  made very, stylish  of pure silk, very heavy quality, ......  $22.50  ���������������������������    m    ' ��������������������������� ���������������������������  Dyed  Shantung   silk���������������������������verj'   heavy quality   and   an  excellent even weave���������������������������shades of. apricot, battleship  &rey, plum, jdde, J saxe, rose and   white���������������������������36 inches  wide���������������������������the very best Shantung procur-  ble, at per yard              .'... $2- IS  Empey     1.75 i x  5.60  4.05  I0!jj  I  "WANTED���������������������������At once; good housekeeper for family of four. No  small children. Apply, Box 318,  Revelstoke. , 77-3  FOR SALE OK TRADE���������������������������Cedar  Posts, cordwood, rickwood or  poles, in birch, tarn rack or fir;  green, or can cut fir from dry  standing tops any length you  want it. I want- chickens, ducks,  rabbits, pigs, calves; furniture  or anything useful on a farm.  Keep mc busy. J. Gardner. Enderby. 77-4  CITY   OF ARMSTRONG  Electric   Light   Department  WANTED���������������������������50 sound, straight,  cedar poles; 30 feet with 7-in top.  to be delivered at the electric light  depot before April 1st.  ^_TenfIer.s_.\yilI._he__re_ccived at., the  rSi'ly mm" un fiTl noon on Mo nrl ay,  February 2-l'lh. 1010.  The   lowest,   or  any   tender,   not  necessarily accepted.  5-3 E.   GROVES,  City  Clerk.  Notice  "Will anyone having an account  ngainst lhc Poultry Association  ���������������������������please hand same in to the Secretary at once, or leave same with  Mr. Armstrong, al the Rig Slorc.  II. A. ALLISON, Sec,  STRAYED  Onto my ranch since last summer:  one bay colt, age about 2 years. If  not claimed in 30 davs will be sold  for expenses. X. PAVLOS, Mara  Feb.   ;')lh.   1010. 5-5  I.  Court  O. F.  Armstrong  3429  Meets   lsl  W. Hoi'K.  and   3rd   Monday  eve  in  "Foresters' Hall  C. R. A.J. Fii-Hi'.. Fin  Sec.  CITY OF ARMSTRONG  TENDERS arc inviled for lhc delivery of -!00 yards shale, from the  Mcllish Pits. Delivery lo be wilhin  the city limits where required during the month of April  nexl.  Tenders, to include all charges  .for material, will be received at lhe  Citv Ollice up lill noon on March  j Olh.  1010.  The   lowest   or.  any   tender   nol  ���������������������������necessarily   accepted.  80-3 '   E. GROVES, City Clerk.  Canada's Tobacco Crop  According to estimates of the  tobacco crop of 1918 compiled  by the Dominion Bureau of Statistics, the total yield in Ontario  and Quebec for the season of  1918, was 14,232,000 pounds,  grown on 13,043 acres. Of tliis  crop Ontario produced 6,500,000  pounds on 6,500 acres, and Quebec grew 7,732,000 pounds on  0,903 acres, an average of 1,000  pounds per acre In Ontario and  1,120 pounds in Quebec. The total yield of, the Ontario and Quebec tobacco fields in 1917 was  8,495,000 pounds,.of which Ontario produced 3,495,000 pounds  and-Quebe_-5,000,000-poundsr=���������������������������  "Thc Saturday Evening Post"  for less than five cents a copy,  $2.50 a year. "The Country  Gentleman" for less than four  cents a copy, ������������������1.75 a year. Including postage. Authorized  Agent A. R. Dorais, G32 Broadway West, Vancouver, B.C. 80-4  Three Specials  Fine Linen Notepaper and Envelopes. Twenty-five sheets paper  and 2") envelopes in box. Your  choice of while or four tints nnd  four different shapes of envelopes.  50 cents per box.  Linen Finish Envelopes. Excellent quality. 7 cents per package.  4..pkgs for-25 cents. Box of 250 for  (50   cents. ���������������������������.���������������������������������������������������������������������������������**;  Favorite Nole Pads. Handy little  writing tablets. -10 pages of good  quality  paper.     2   for  15  cents.  Re sure io  take advantage of the  above specials  as .they  arc  articles  vou  will  always find  a���������������������������use  for.  (Popular  Variety   Store)  Mrs  Miss Bella Howard 5.60  Mrs. T. J. Phillips    _.uj i a  Mrs. J. Ball      3.75 (]  Miss Pritchard   1.40  Mrs. B. F. Young, Jr 1.00  Mrs. S. E. Thomas 2.10!  Mrs. R. V. Ball    3.65  Mrs. H. King 14.55  Donations and Sales���������������������������  Donation Victory Loan commission    $ 156.60  Proceeds Capt. Herald's lecture           34.00  Sale crocheted yoke and  buttons., ~...         1.00  Afternoon tea         9.15  Membership fee ..;... .25  Cash from Red Cross  Drive      1571.49  Expenditure-  Hudson's Bay Co., Vernon  wool  .$ 195.00.  Cash for thread      ,   -75  Cash for postage and sta- ^"y'    !  tionery   *. .. 7. .        2.00  Cash to J. A. Forsyth, Van-     V j  couver, treasurer Red    <,'        i  Cross drive  .  1575.00  Summary, January, 1919^���������������������������  Cash on hand Jan. 1  .$      52.26  Collections in January .     121.12  Donations in Januarv .    191.85  ���������������������������'i  Afternoon lea in Jan. .       .9.15  Red Cross Drive ...',...  1571.49  $1945.87  Cash paid out : $ 197.75  Cash paid to R.C.D. treas-   "  urer    '.". 1575.00  Cash on hand Jan. 31 .    173.12  $1945.87,  Edith Freeman, treasurer.  (JUST   ARRIVED)  English   and    Canadian   prints���������������������������rcnlv excellent  quality ���������������������������light and dark patterns.  in  Taffetta Zephyr silk petticoats in beautiful shades of  rose, saxe and paddy- shot silk, neatly made with  full flounce and elastic belt, very stylish  and durable .................. ..-ii*:.*' $7-50  A complete assortment of all the latest novelties in  lawn, crepe de cheme and pique collars, also sets not  an item of old 6tock everyone put in stock   within  the week. Only one collar of  each style, so dont wait, get  yours'first,' prices from ...: 7Sc t0'$2-50  Famous Kingcot ginghams, plain colors also stripes.  The Qualitp is very good.  SPECIAL!  SILK WARP CREPE���������������������������A wonderful value in light dress goods  saxe, fawn,   white  and battleship grey,    very  durable and  per yaru ���������������������������...  ���������������������������in colors of  sensible,  at  J JQQ  Foreman & Armstrong  The Big Store  Can. Pood Control License No.- 8-22,366  C������������������(Xft;  w ii  Armstrong, B.C.        jji  SUNSHINE SERMONS  OmiM MttM te * Hft������������������fcc> ttwritld** Uft  Hi nn flifrK^iliiii flu rti ton  QBOBQg   *. ttttTLgS.  A. M, .11 tX  Canada's livestock Census  As shown by the report of Ithe  year ending March 31st, 1918,  Minister of Agriculture for the  there were in the Dominion in  1917 3,412,749 horses, 3,202,283  milch cows, 4,718,657 othcr cattle, 2,369,358 sheep and 3,6J9,-  382 swine.  Good wtur������������������ l������������������ mn ���������������������������Kcetltnt  mttrtbmtm, and for domestic us*  eannaft km ���������������������������aiyted by mny  othmr ml thm CHrlttfai grac���������������������������.  tut toe mmm* food nftturo >��������������������������� apt  to molt* m ptroow appear like a  half*****, ft to one thing to be  amtabJ* Mri mmmkhmt thing to  bo ttupfctf blteaed be he or aKe  wfeo ia tbto, m Hi other thing*,  flhda tho flofcHw m���������������������������n. To stand  around wtth your . eye*: like  ���������������������������Mm j-nnm mna Inviu people  to i-pmii pmm and tmpoee upon  yon, ivmt.Am 4tmm. ���������������������������# your tweet  diapeefclon, m*mtm a little too  mueh ef ttom diapoettlon of the  Itnb���������������������������iia hmm or Mie weoily tomb.  If thane to a������������������y of the human In  your makou������������������ i*** . a mon or  UM1MM ������������������rfMMNH M n-rff-ht ������������������������������������ wen  b������������������ ix&mmk.tBBpX*-. th* tempo.  _- ^.- iMtulto you,  mr.*wQJt'mmm'tmjfmm uMO'aeelte to  If la* ftftnfl te t������������������e  ttlPWt ��������������������������� eftain ciatt  ��������������������������� *** +i .+* ^...y*1* '^  |Nff **m yew pm������������������ \e -H%i wttl������������������  \mrtm tfiiMNMP* <M������������������M* ffMt Htf������������������  ���������������������������999t*H9ff wMf 4m  thf  frwfftwt  UCtpTTlfW, M. \*J W. O. CIM^WMHI^  Dissolution of Co-Partnership  We, the undersigned, doing business under the name of Skyrme  Bros., have mutually agreed to dissolve partnership.  Any claims agaist thc co-partnership must be sent to Thos. R.  Skyrme on or before Feb. 28th. No  claims will be recognized after  that dale.  THOS. R. SKYRME,  ERNEST SKYRME.  Grindrod, B. C, Jan. 1G, 1919.  ^      Irf   Oe  ^.  Court Armstrong  No. 3429 ;  Meets st and 3rd Monday eve in hall in'  Brick Block ftj  W. HOPE, C. n.       M0. MUMMY. PIN. ft,',)  tEARY GAftAGE  D. C. tEAHY,  rtcprietor  FORD DEALER  Repairs to all makes ofcars.    Pnone 22  ARMSTRONG, B.C.  at greatly  There is an estimate^ decrease of 28,000;000 hcacj of  cattle in the principal countries  of purope. Years ro.wJst yci}^pse  before European beef i\nd\ ifairy  production is |jac|c to norma}.  Get    acquainted    with    Joe's  do.ugbnn ts^ajKUcoffec^rolls.   The Popular Variety  Store  CWFF ST! :-: ENDERBY  C. F. B. License .No. 10-9227.  This Week's  Special!  Malt Vinegar.   15c  per bottle  Ammonia.   15c per  bottle  B. C. fresh Herring  3 tins for 25c  Many  other    !i:,es    at    low  prices at  361      TIT-MI  Canada has learned the Jesson  yiaJ_Il__?_ Jl3i"Jl"ILg -Is jpernran-  ent farming and-flult-wiUiouf  plenty of live stock a farm .gets  poorer every year. .'���������������������������'���������������������������V.:;  Canada Food Board License  No. S-9S6  GENERAL   MERCHANTS  Grat?ixa.caii*ocl, JEZ .O  ACREAGE FOR SALE���������������������������I have.;a  fraction less lhan two acres level  land, fenced and in one piece, on  river; now in 'orchard and alfalfa; few minutes walk from post-  office. Assessed value 81,150.  Will sell for ������������������800 cash. II., Walker  Press Enderby.  New Sfock  Records  Songs,   band pieces,   waltzs,  violin   solos,  two-steps, etci  Headquarters  For   Talking    Mac:hinies  flffw# your gfaiwe  Come in an4 price our Men's-*n4  poy's Winter Clotting. Pigges*  reactions in s^e now on.  ���������������������������&  T*7f:-ut+  lien's Wear Groceries fnderby, p. C.  Canadian Food Control License No. 8-JJ7J7Q.  Armstrong  logging and Wood  Cutting Tools  Saws  Wedges  oWauJs  Cable  Axes  J-Jandles  Chain  ������������������locks  Every Tuesday ancl Thursday'  fresh doughnuts at Joe's  We ean supply all vour wants in Hardware line  at lowest market prices.  Plumbing', Heating- and Cooking-  Fulton Hardware Co. Ltd  ENDERBY. B. C.


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