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 ; -s  v   \  Irmstrong,  B.C.  1t?t0ft1t  ENDERBY,  B.C.  j������������������  IN WHICH IS MERGED THE ENDERBY PRESS AND ARMSTRONG ADVERTISER.  116, No. 19, Whole No. 797  ARMSTRONG. B.C..  THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 1919  Subscription. $2.00 Der vear: 5c the couv  LlLWAY CONSTRUCTION  Lt Carload-of Lumber.gent  \om Enderby to Camp Head-  barters at Vernon.  itual construction work on  "Kamloops-Okanagan branch  fcfic National Railyways will  li bc under way. Camps ancl  loly warehouses arc being cs-  fcslicd at advantageous points  Kg the survey line and other  lingcmcnts will soon bc coined. As formerly announced  Icon tract was let by the gov-  [mcnt to -"General Stewart  I' associates," and thcy havc  t-lct thc work, aniong the  Icon tractors being Capt. Mc-  Cd, Major Stewart, Col. Mc-  liald, Col. Griffin,' Rankin  k������������������s. and Carlton & Barber. The  ticy has becn to give thc-work,  fear as possible, to men who  'e been engaged in war rail-  f/'construction in France. Reined men will bc employed  feely all along thc line.  |'hc Okanagan Sawmills ship-  the first carload of building  fcibcr from Enderby to Camp  Jidquarters at Vernon this  lek.' It was the class of lum-  usually used in the erection  ^temporary living quarters for  construction - men, ware-  rises, etc. Much activity is  [iceable, too, in and about the  hip at Armstrong where thc  Irvcyors and engineers have  In assembled the past few.  /eks.- "    -'' if  Kj^c work of preparing for  jerations, has been going on  ludily in and about.the rail-  Ky construction- headquarters  Armstrong' Everything now  fctiis i ready for , actual conduction work Xo^ begin, - arid  Im.^yc":may.-'see., a^large, force  imeh ;atJl\vork. .{S ssSjs/'i^TT:/.  iV-������������������^t t*4y.t, ������������������-yiJ-^j*~t**i*it?*s<J������������������?JT-V'K^XAaJ^i^**^-^>>  -BLACK POLL BilLt?  ���������������������������~-<r        ���������������������������' ���������������������������  lirmers . of Peep. Creek Get  [Rreeder from Pominibit���������������������������At  iJJndsay farm. v-  IA" number of the stock breed-  h bf9pecp Creek, anxious tQ  It a fetter class of stock, rc-  [ntly applied to the pominion  fcricujtural pepartment for a  Luck ������������������o|| bulb The animal  Jrivcc} in Armstrong last week  [id has Jieen placed at the  tndsay farm, two mites north  fi peep Creek from lhe flull-  Ir Hall. ,  I An effort is now to pe made  I restrict the run of grange  hits in that ctistrict. Fanners  [���������������������������mplairi bitterly ahout this  |if.ancl they Jiope to succeed  enforcing action. " - - .  O '  ;���������������������������:   i   t  s    stump Plowing  f A fair crown) nssembled to  litness the demonstration ar-  lliigcd^by^tbe^Spatlumchcciv  armcrs' Institute on tlie farm  f Mr- P. Lindsay, Peep Creek,  [s| week when Mr. Ji Johnson,  [ the Canadian Explosives, Md  iinonstratecl tlie advantage of  llasting Jarge stumps^hy elec-  I'ical dctonater instcat| of fuse  Wl cups. Mrs- Lindsay oper-  tcd the first charge.  [Twin cedar stumps,.7% ft and  iff. in diameter, and another 40  ficlics in diameter, were blown  liit completely with eight sticks  T powder. In the second test  free stumps, one 7-ft. 4-in in  (ia meter and two 3-ft 4-in. were  Lniovccl with six sticks. The  Liallcr stumps were completely  Kiiibvcd, and the larger was  pfit 'in seven pieces and can he  Killed out w'ith a'team.  ANNIVERSARY SERVICE  There will be no service in  lie Presbyterian Church next  junday, at Enderby. The anniversary service in the Methodist  thurcii will be held, morning  vid evening. In the .morning  fie servic will be taken by Rev.  Tlr.HDow ancl,in1 the evening by  f.ev. J. D. Hobdcn," of Salmon  Lrin." A cordial invitation is  ���������������������������xtended to all t9 attend these  lev vices-' N  Ys XXX XX XX XXXXXXXXX  x ARMSTRONG NEWS x  x x  XXYsYs XX XX XXX XXX X X X  Mrs. W. Harry returned from  Vancouver on Friday.  x  Mrs. C. Ficq returned on Saturday-from Victoria.  -x  Miss  E.  Davis  returned  lasl  Thursdav   i'l'oin   Vancouver.  se  v Miss K. Piggott, who has been  returned home last Thursday.  x  Born���������������������������On Tuesday, June 3rd,  to Mr. and Mrs- L. Bird, a son.  x  _Contractor     Ferguson ���������������������������    unloaded a carload of brick last  week.-  x  Mrs. C. Worsley, of Vernon,  is visiting hcr sister, Mrs. W. C.  Little.  " ������������������ x  * Rev. R. Alderson left last  Monday on a few day's, visit to  Kelowna.  -   ���������������������������        X  Mr. D. Levens picked his first  ripe strawberries this season  last Friday.  -      X  , Mr. J. M. McCallum returned  liomp on Wednesday from'Halcyon Hot Springs.  Miss  A. Fuhr   returned   last  Thursday froin Victoria where  she was attending normal.  <yr  Miss   Carefoot,  of   Enderby,  spent Friday.in Armstrong, the  guest of Mrs. E: C. Watson.  - "X  Mr. .!: E. Hamilton returned  on "Thursday    from , Kelowna  where hc had been on business.  "   <- X  Mr.-J. Lcvcrington came iii on  Monday from Vulcan, Alta-, and  will,return-home this week-end.-  - S     - x  ' Ptes,..,Winter, Lynn and Shiell  returned: from'-"rtlie^ front this  week,  all".looking"'well and in  ���������������������������* ~s *-->-' *    m"  ��������������������������� iV >-i*,tf-VL~~ S       c        +        .,    ���������������������������* *    "*     s .  ******** '0hi*������������������if0. rf -r*"* **><������������������*/ '^������������������������������������������������������'V ^V-v -���������������������������"-, >-\^- \-*  ENDERBY CITY COUNCIL QUESTION  PETITION FOR EARLY CLOSING  goo)iXspirit^t|  Mrs. C. Paradis.wishes to let  Her   customers   know   that   she  ill -not   take   any  more*work',  |ntil further notice. v 9G-2c  ��������������������������� Mr.r A^ErSageTcayes for Varir  cbuvcr :bn; ;Friday. oh * business  connected1 witfi "the'f undertaking  parlor he is establishing.  ~-   -      ��������������������������� ".      X    " ���������������������������=  -   *     -  ArmstrongV   first   Weleome  ffonic to returned soldiers will  pe lield in the,Presbyterian.hall  on Friday evening, June 20th-  - -   "    ���������������������������**���������������������������'-     .-"'���������������������������- -���������������������������  Armstrong Court, f- O. f. will  bold their annual church service  next Sundav in their own Court'  room, the ftev. ft. Alderson offi-*  dating.    _   .:      .'_���������������������������''  J|ie good news was received  tbis week that Pte. Sid-, Can-  was to leave, JSngbmd on 1he 7tb  und he is'expected homeViri a  week or IwoV-i,  Mrs. A. Pluck returned from.  .Winnipeg on* Saturday; whither,  she went frcnV-the); coast .with  the body of her busband wbo.  died, in the hospital t>vo weeks,  ago. .     ,  Armstrong's facrosse team goes  -toHvelowha^today-=for--=a=-;league  game. The boys have cleaned up  every game this season and are  playing a fast, clean'game. Tbey  deserve all tbe support tbe people  of Armstrong can give tbem.  Several returned soldiers are  locating on land' close to Armstrong. Three \\cyc "placed"  this week ancl three more are to  be satisfied- One, ,Mr. Armstrong, has located on the JCeary  place. Knob Hill, and the God-;  dard Rrothcrs, onc having taken  the Kitchen farm and the other  the Renaud place, Pleasant Valley.  X  Armslrong ladies already ..are  contributing generously to the  Nurses' Home, rc-opened under  the mntronship of Mrs- Solly,  assisted by. Miss Pavies. Mrs.,  Groyes this week donated tray,  covers, Mrs. Creed trays, r|d  linen.ancl vegetables, Mrs. Van  JKleeck and Mrs.7 MacPhail curr.  tains," Mrs. Perry potatoes, and  Mrs. Stott rhubarb.    t./sS     -'  ,,;Mr.'E. J- White left:on Tueis-  day to take up his' duties5 as-  manager of the Bank of Montreal branch at West' Summer-  lattd. Mr. White'took char.ge  of thc Armstrong branch at the  most critical time in the business experience of Armstrong,  and his safe, sound judgment  saver! many an embarrassing  situation, and enabled them fo.)  weather the ^temporary storm  A petition signed by Teccc &  Son, E. B- Dill, Enderby Supply  Co., S. H. Speers, Geo. B. Sharpe  Chas. Oppcrtshauscr, W. J.  Woods, G������������������p.- Radford, A. McPhcrson, Enderby Growers,^ W.  H. Scott, Hop Sing, Long Louie,  Sing Kee and-Dowe Yuen, was  read before the City Council  Monday evening, asking that a  by-law bc passed and enforced  compelling every merchant to  close his place ol" business at 9  o'clock Saturday nights. The  petition caused some animated  discussion. It was thc expressed  opinion of the members of ,thc  Council that the merchants, if  they .desired to close their stores  at 9 o'clock to do so by agreement as is done in other towns,  instead of bringing the law in  force against the public, for, in  a small town like Enderby that  is really what- such a-" law  amounts tb. It was pointed out  that such a law would be an obstacle in the way of business,  and, while favoring the,business  man who desired tb close at ;9  o'clock would-work a hardship  on the person who wished to  trade and the merchant who  wished to sell after that hour.  The .Council was disposed to go  more fully into the matter before putting such a law on the  books, as it was distinctly class:  legislation, and would tend to  put,further obstacles iri the"way  of trade between Enderby and  thc people of the town'and district. What the Couricil desired  to. sec was that, if 9 o'clock closing was.to the best interests"of  all, iHbe done by agreement-be-,  tween the merchants and not by"  a law iri restraint of trade arid  .that certainly., would>wbrkjjja  -fta������������������&l$t^'oi������������������rJ^  unable to get' tb town, or;tbrthe  store before 9"b'clbck.   Suchlan  agreement would -enable a .per-:  son from ihe country to. be ac-^  S������������������  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  ENDERBY NOTES  S  X     . X  X X X X X X X X X X X X X X  commodated by an obliging  tradesmen, whereas no law  could be framed allowing such  latitude. It was thc opinion of  the Council that entirely too little consideration was shown in  the petition for the rights of the  buying public, ancl, it being the  duty of thc Council to. legislate  in the larger community interest and not in the trade interest  of one businessman against another, the petition was not received favorably, and was laid  over for further consideration.  The secretary-treasurer of the  .Empire Day Celebration Com-:  mittec reported as follows:  -Received "from the City $470.00  Expenditure���������������������������  To Armstrong City Band   ..  125.00  To Decoration Committee for  prizes,   $90.00 less'944  not  . expended       -46.00  To' Sports Committee, prizes 208.00  To Mrs. Nichol, meals  ,  12.50  To King Edward, meals ... . 25.50  To Advertising, printing, etc ���������������������������60.00  .  '  r.   .    - $477.00  Tlidre^ lis a request being made  by the Armstrong High-School-base  ball team" for, auto transportation  for the team on May 24th. The  Sports Committee over-ran their  appropriation slightly." The chairman ofthat committee-stated to the  High School team that expenses for  the team. had. not been provided  for-in tbe Sports" Committee's appropriation. If the -Council can  see its "way to; pay the amount of  $10vasked for it. would be appreciated.   ������������������    ','-..-  The report was adopted aiid  tlie balance of $17 asked for  ordered, paid.  Clerkv Rosoman. reported - the.  totalreceipts for the day-at the  recreation- grounds , amounted  to~:$602.25V There ;were-\ex-  periiiitures "by ;the '^cityVpn the  grounds,y-!i>pecial^Jpblice,';vetc.f  Whiclif- lcft.ta^ balance ?otfjP6p Joi-  $70r> xThis:(SYas;vbrdered-to;We  turned overVto:V'the'*-Hospital  Board. ".      -""  Mrs. Harry Worth waa a visitor to Enderby.- last Saturday  from Trinity Valley.  x  ��������������������������� jx- *4*  XXX X XXXXKXKXKXX  x    /  M\B\ NQTJ3S     ���������������������������:   *  * -7 .... '7 .  .. -..'.-*  XXXxxxxxxxxxxxx  Mr; Geo.:Sharpe .was noticed  around town last >veek.  Joe.poerflinger of Annstrorig  w:us a Visitor here on Thursday.  'Rev; Mr- Gretton held bis usual fortnightly service last Sunday.    .'"- "      ^ *       '���������������������������'������������������������������������������������������������������������  Tbe'riveiMs now\pn the .down  grude, it bcirifi only moderately  bigh this -year.   ��������������������������� ?",,,r:;^    v  ���������������������������'-:   - "-'' '<���������������������������-������������������������������������������������������       x "~ ��������������������������� * ->a'-: 'n-  V'kust   -Thursday a ? start n-was  made on the church fence,.? the  Rev-   Mr-. Gretton   and a few  friends putting in the posts in  readiness fey the pickets;  j ic - ���������������������������  "TReriT^Green^iadna^narrow^es-  cape from a very serious accident last Monday. A car wus  being loaded with cattle, for  Revelstoke, when a cow becoming excitccl butted him" on the  head and trampled upon him.  \\e was carried fo the store, but  later was ublc'to-walk home. ���������������������������  parting of Frfente  -A very pleasant gathing assembled at the home, of Mr.  Marley, manager of the Okanagan Saw Mills, Monday evening when a number of the  menfolk of Enderby presented  Mr. C:R. Winter, late manager  of the local branch of the Rank  by Montreal, with a smoking  outfit, in recognition of Mr., fledged forest fire, and spread-  Winter's "many i helpful social. ing up Deep Creek towards Mr.*  and busmess qualities. - A few I.Taniicson's Mr. Thos. Sharpc's  evening before the "laches of the t buildings" were in great danger  W. A. and friends gave Mrs. i and thcy had hard work to save  Winter a presentation. In any j them. His fencing was burnt  capacity where-'they could be ancl part oft,a crop of "peas-; ,Mu������������������  helpful- Mr.' arid' Mrs... Winter'.Naylor's house also Jiad a nar-  have always 'cheerfully contrib- j row escape.); -The.- strong -wind,  iited their'"assistance.- Enderby blowing atithd.timc was resppii-  will miss'ftliem.'^- ������������������������������������������������������'"' 'sible for much of the damage." .  You can save 'considerable [i"fD.B. Johnson of Kamloops, an  money, by paying ' your city old time resident of Armstrong,  taxes' on or before Juric-30lh.' was in town last Saturday, adjust-  Under thc Provincial Act thc ing fire which took place on A.L  city i's required to increase them Milner's farm. Messrs Sajre &  10 per ccnl if not paid by lhat Keith are local agents for the  date. This provision also ap- Company covering buildings  plies to school" taxes. .-*���������������������������-.'   insured.  XXXXXXXXXxxxxxx  *   '-.     ":-'.. ,     -, :-'       *  x     QHtNppQP NOT^S; :r *  XXXXXXXXXXXXxxx  ^ob Salt wus a visitor toj Vernon last week.  - ' '   - ,  Mr- pdg^r of Alberta, is visiting bis .brother here. ��������������������������� -- -      ^  Miss S.^MonK returned home,  from Sicunious last week.  .,  '  fhe directors of the ha|l are  still making improvements. The  property w'now bein'g.fenced.  Porn ��������������������������� At. the .. Armstrong  Nurses' flome, June 5th, to Mr.  and Mrs. J|. . Tomkiflson,, of  Grindrod, a daughters i ������������������������������������-.->  Tlie people of Grindrod have  decideel to hold the "Soldiers'  Supper" on June 20th. Tlie ma-  j orityroHhe-men-arc-liome^no w=  or will be home by that time- As  some are .going uwav for some  time it is thought the date set  wilt be convenient for these  nicn. Returned soldiers and  ticket holders please note.  X K * X K K X * X K X X * X X  X X  X    ppjpp CREPJSJC NEWS    K  %i ,   *  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  Mrs. Reginald Hadow is expecting a visit from Mrs. Erland  Hadow and little daughter this  week. -'.      ���������������������������  - X  The smull fire which started  at McNair's ranch on Thursday  at noon bv 8 o'clock was a full  Miss    Paradis    and    Douglas  Dow, returned home from" normal school thc past week.  X  Mr. A. R. Rogers returned to  Minneapolis last wrcck after an  inspection of his lumber -hiter-  csts here. /  x  Mr. F. J.   Rosslcy is   loading  six'cars  with   poles   this week.  Four" carloads   is    his   average  weekly. shipment.  The old Enderby Hotel was  reopened this week, under the  management of H." McPhcrson,  the name given it being the  Union Hotel. '    **:      j  -  i - ' x . - ��������������������������� ���������������������������- s .,  . Ptc. Ardin Rush came home  .from France'this-week. He had  the good fortune to be with the  Canadian army of occupation  on the Rhine. v  x.  Lt.-C6l. r J.   C.   Henniker  has  purchased, a- handsome Maxwell  Six, and this week saw the crcc-1  tion of a suitable garage at his  farm near tewn.-^-  ; -      *     "   ..xs    .    -  _\Mrs.   Darrel, after a1 month's  confinement    at1 the  .'Enderby  Hospital, returned.to her home  at Salmon Arm delighfed-witl\  the hospital treatment received.  "V *     -'X/7 -      1      . -/  Sergt.r Sidney Green arrived  from the front Wednesday. 'He  went-, overseas . four? years ago;  .was at Salonica a /year arid";a;  half. "He is/ in excellent- health.  y..The'Auto Club meeting-wliich  .was ^tb ,-Havc-1 becn^-heldl* iri/Eri-  <ii.r..O; - riui~s- .frtrt'i.^'--s^fi���������������������������Vi-^,.  TORACCO GROWING  Mr.- Holman,   Pioneer Grower"  of  the  Okanagart,  Says  Our  Growers Miss  Rig Thing.. A  It is the opinion of Mr. L. Hotmail, tobacco growers of Kelow-V  na, that   the   Okanagan   Valley  is missing a rare opportunity by*  not taking up tobacco growing  as a prime factor in our com-  mercial output.    Just now, and  probably   for - sonic   ycars   td  come, the price paid for tobacco  will be high.     A   preferential  tariff duty of" 37c has been .imposed -by England in- favor of  the Canadian grown weed. This,  with the already high price for  ,  tobacco, the world over, puts"it V  in a catagory cpiitc alone, and  makes sure a high future price*-:'  ]Vlr:  Holman very much  desires to havc more tobacco put  in this  year  iii   thc'vicinity of  Enderby and ��������������������������� Armstrong as he"  wants farmers to learii'the high  profits tb be had from the cropV  Anyone1 failing  to  take up.his  offer of-tobacco seed for, planting, a few weeks ago, may yet,  take 'up"his   otter j of   tobacco^  plants  for   setting   out.    Tliis  must bio-..done "within��������������������������� the next  week or teri^days. -After that it  will be^oo late for the plants to  mature.   He advises-the setting  out of an acre, in order to make-'  the experiment worth" while on *.  a commercial basis. - 7  Last'year'at Kelowna.Mr.Hol-  man harvested $11,800 .worth of; '  tobacco" from thirty acres. ~. He -J'  thinks results "quite-as.good "arc ;  to.be obtained from land in the'*  vicinity' of Enderby  strong.tav  *"r*    cl  '������������������������������������������������������% ���������������������������'���������������������������'SS ~^\^'i\  rs<r^m������������������\  "���������������������������^&������������������_}&r  \yiirJ-beXifield;yfext^w.eek' at'ftbe  call: of-tlie'executive officer'.. ^V  ...   : \-S- '... j "'���������������������������*. -'i. X������������������, SS: \ -���������������������������-<-^ : r- <���������������������������-<?  .VPte. .Jack-1 ^Ashton ���������������������������': returned  from' France^bn Monday.7 Pte.  Ashton was^woiihdecUin, the  fighting on ,'the' Cainbrui. front  and curric* a maimed; ri;*!it, arm  ���������������������������but'he carries it with the sol  tier's smile am! the bright side  out.^"      7   7'\b   '.     - ;���������������������������    r  * :  f ligbt Cnptuiw,. Hepnetlf Glen  wus, buppyto Ireucb, home.this  week und -to, meet his friends  und relu lives 'ufter t>yo yeurs  more, in-England und France,  ^e bus seen a"|ot of country in  the |as| few years but nothing  that suits him;-better \]nm \be  fnderby district.,  -- :vi Jf   -��������������������������� a .   \X '-���������������������������.     - " >-'  -,jpjey,eh bogs sfeyen months olc|  were sold Tuesday by" MwP-'H.  MurphyJ to Mi" Paykin, Salmon  Arm, v/bo came over by motor  truck andv took the pigs. home.  The .weight, of these \\ pigs  was 3,180 pounds, and they net-  tedjiim $604.20 ut Jus gate  These c|evenJ"'pigs were_part_of^  ope litter.: M������������������, the poor farmer-  Rev. A..&. MUlcr preached in  the Enderby Mcthoclist Church  Sunday evening. It was his first  opportunity to speak to the  congregation presided over by  bim ten years ago. In the choir  also was Mr- Geo. Rell, now M-  P. P. from Victoria, then a  member of the local choir- The  church was well filled to hear  Rev. Mr. Miller: -   -  X '  Enderby's   baseball   team all  but won a game from, the crack  Kelowna team, last Thursday  evening. The game was more a  comedy of errors for'the most  part, both teams sharing in thc  honors, for loose playing, but in  spots there wiis some really  good work, too. Enderby's battery, Jones . ancl Landon, saved  the home team from an awful  drubbing. Endcrhy- tied the  score in thc ninth, in spite of thc  lead of six given thc visitors in  the: 2nd inning. The score was  12Ti3 at thei close-. /,.In ,onc inning. Kelo,wna..,ran up. six, and  Enderby .clid almost as ������������������:cll, getting 5 runs, in either case mostly on errors. Rut the ^aiiic was  greatly enjoyed, and was anybody's after the sixth inning.  SccJ'Who killed Woodruffc  Clay" in The Life Mask. Enderby Opera House, Saturday ncxl,  June 14tli. s   V  centlylput'bn-the'market>by"Mr-^'^?^v",?^^^|  E.>. E.-PeHart,4clbse tofEnderi - vv^~^-^;^#|  by..   Me.. >PeJ|art   has cut W������������������T 7  farm on- the, fortune .meadow>  into nine, lots, .rungingiriucre-V  age, from 30 to 37 qcres/awMfre '  price,.including crop, ond buddings, from.$|25 to $^75run ucre. -  These Jots ure -.primarily .for  returned men, but..tbQv^YUI. b������������������* *~  so|c| to ciyiliunsusweU-   j - ;. -.  Nnt Vp On C.ryp������������������ ^r.Cji^jty^',; '/  ;Mrs.,SAvuin'hud just, returned ,  .It'^om .u two week stay -with her.^  parents, "und. scnrccl^.-njiucl "she,  ascended the stuirs wJjcn.'U sue���������������������������  cession of- sbrieks .greeted TfWV..  -busbund-:  -���������������������������"- ���������������������������-���������������������������'        '* -  \. *'Juck,.' ob,. Juck!" s|ie cried*  "come quick-' We've bud burglars; they've taken everything in  my wardrobe!" -  , .  **Oh, no, calm yourself. Thpre  haven't been any burelars here,  and-it-s-u|Kyour-fuultr-���������������������������y���������������������������--���������������������������- ~- ~-r  "Mv fault?" she demanded  angrily. :     *  , "Yes. After I'd neprjy starved  for three days you wrote and  said the key of the pantry wus  in your crepe c|e Chine anc|���������������������������"  "Walking skirt," . she interrupted none too swectlv.  - J'Not knowing the difference  between, a crepe dc.Chine .and  a walking skirt, in my longing,  for food I took the wlio|e bunch  out, made a fire. Ihen raked for  thc key." .....'  <sis*  . ���������������������������~v'-'s? I  '^ I  A"A  .  A-71.  1".   >i i.r tr I  -    - *?./M  ,<l*T&  ��������������������������� '     ''iv'ii.  ,-yf y.^iSX.*  --A' =t.  i^ '"    S      T-  '-'.~ S-M  When a man hears his wife  quoting from the classics he is  usually amused, thinking the  quotations "samplers" but when  he discovers, the baby sitting on  the kitchen . floor i-thumbing a  Horace hc is likely to become  alarmed.        - ���������������������������  Capt. C.'Pixon, who will'pilot  thc aeroplane which will give an  exhibition flight on July 1st at  Armslrong, was one cf Col.  Bishop's.Jieutenants;'and has to  his credit the destruction or  eight Huri_ machines.*        '" ������������������'*,  The-dancewhich was advertised for July-1st by the G.W.V.A.  in the Drill Hall has been postponed.   '___   . A Grand Ball will take place  in the Avalon Theatre'cn Dominion Day. July 1st at 9:30 p.m.  shsrp.. A big -~-piece orchestra  will te in attendance. ���������������������������  s\  I {7:s:7\  OKANAGAN   COMMONER  THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 1919  ������������������fcanagatt Commoner  in   which  is   merged   the   Armstrong  Advertiser  and  Enderby Press.  Published  every  Thursday at/Armstrong, B.C.,  at  /a year, by Walker & Cary.  n   H. JM. Walker, Editor & Manager.  *2  ADVERTISING   RATES  .TRANSIENT  Transient advertisements payable in. advance.    ���������������������������  Classified adverisements at the ���������������������������.word rate, 2 cents  per word first issue; 1 cent each subsequent issue.  \dveriscmcnts with heading or display, oO cents pei  inch first issue; 30 cents each subsequent issue.  Dispav advertisements three inches or over,.40 cents   uiis>        w       . ���������������������������    per inch"first issue; 30 cents each subsequent issue. ,     ig claiming the right to clo.    11 nations have the  Local Notices, immediately following .leguiai locals,]   .  , .      ���������������������������..i._._1��������������������������� ,. , ;.,  12 Vi cents oer counted line' -.     .--    _  ComincEvents���������������������������Notices of a revenue-producing nature 9 cents per word; minimum charge, oO cents.  Where" nd? revenue is derived, 1 cent per word, -min-  lTrtgXriKdDeaths,50cenU.f  S:SSSS;$;t than   locals,   ft cents   per  C������������������S2$ Adve^mS1^ cents per line first issue;  ���������������������������^.���������������������������������������������������������������������������������Kilf^'ypc "���������������������������SSaV^lm������������������t������������������ly 0 words to a  line. 12 lines to thc inch.  Adierliicrs   will   please   remember  clwnae   coit, must be in by Tuesday noon.  Hates for contract advertisements hinmncd  plication. '���������������������������_ . _   fliet with the principles adopted by the Entente  Governments in winning the war and in training  flic peace treaty and the League of Nations,   -a  What "wouldvhave bcen the results ot !he wm-  had the Allies continued as individual nalions to  operate independent of each other? What could  thev havc accomplished had they not centralized  upon one policv and collectively acted each iu  the interest of all? Indeed, -what hope is there  for the success of thc League of Nations if the  right to collectively bargain is taken away?  ������������������The position is absolutely untenable. No government of the people can adopt a policy tor itself and the reverse policy for its people, let  this precisely is what thc Dominion Government  is claiming the right to clo. If nations have the  ri������������������ht collectively to bargain then organized labor  must bc conceded,the same privilege. It it ties  up the industries of thc country this is a serious  matter but there are other ways to settle the dispute between capital ancl labor without adopting  the obsolete policy of suppression.  that   to   insure   a  WILLINGLY NOW OR PERFORCE THEN.  Many of our growers have an idea that thc  morc buyers of produce they have to sell to ancl  through, the better price ancl thc better service  thcy will bc able to gel. How this idea works out  in practice we are not going to say, but truth  demands that the question of doubt be raised.  As one has said, thcrc is a certain amount ot  produce to bc sold in an open market. Thc more  buying agencies through whose hands !bfc produce  must pass, the higher the cost of selling. Jf three  men arc doing the work one man could handle,  somebody must pay the upkeep of two men  whose services really arc not required.   This cost    must eventually come out of the grower.   Somc-  With    this   issne   of   the   Commoner   the   ������������������r- bo(iy must pay the selling charges and it is usual  rimfcmcnt  bv which  Armstrong  and Enderby lhat lhcsc charges be paid by the person having  on ap-  THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 1919  HOME TOWN PAPER.  lnvc'bccn   served  bv  one   paper  is  nrouyi.1 tv,,thc  conini0clity  for sale,     rroaucc  uuyers  ufv  ?n end    Next week Ve resume thc Home lown not philanthropists.   They are in the business, to  PWr  idc-i   and will publish a distinctly Arm-  ,/��������������������������� mnnw     An.l fhev make their nrofits Irom  ftrong oc 1 newspaper'and a distinctly Enderby  local newspaper. Armstrong will be served by  the Advertiser, lhe name so inseparably associ  V ��������������������������� r t . ll i- -. ^ b r B-B9 t.s  t* M.   %-B. ������������������-r -��������������������������� J    atcd with thc town's good name, and Enderby  make money.   And thcy make their profits from  thc produce thcy sell.  Some day our farmers will realize this better {  than they realize it today.   The past year or two  prices for produce have been abnormal.    Any-  ;i retain the Commoner. o-     ,        ' body could sell anything in demand and at a high  In either case, every effort will be made to price But lcan ycara are coming, and, while we  nuhlish a Home Town Paper alive to and inti- do not believe in going out to meet them, com-  miteiv connected with thc interests of.the com- mon scnsc tclIs Us that wc should prepare tor  munitv Arrangements havc been made by which thcm. And the only way to be prepared is to  both the Armstrong and Enderby districts will be procccc] tb prepare, by morc closely combining  better covered than ever, and we hope to merit ^ savc cft0rt and cut out the unnecessary. '-  the solid support of every good citizen. Wcm-, Wc havc in Canada too much duplication in  tend to continue the effort to clo our part, and church societies, in fraternal societies, social et-  fccl assured that the friendship ancl help worth fort ana business effort. Wc are called upon to  lvivina will be given. | spend too much money and' too much effort to>  'We hive no regrets to offer nor excuses to act what little return is given. We arc very busy:  mike in connection wilh thc effort which has likc a squirrel in a caged wheel, wc go fast ancl  been nndc to make onc larger newspaper cover fliriOUs, but in the end are just where wc started  the field of two smaller ones. We have only tins{rrom. Unless our growers adopt a morc uniform  to sav that Armstrong businessmen feci thcy can selling plan���������������������������unless thcy centralize their efforts  bc better served by having a distinctly Armstrong and Scck to profit by thc mistakes of the past,  newspaper, and'while this .feeling exists wc do they will,/wc fear, soon find themselves at tlie  not feel disposed to make-further sacrifice to mCrcy of conditions over which Ihey can have no  -demonstrate thc superiority of'the larger ideal, 'control. Now is thc time to prepare for thc lean  ' Wc shall give Armtsrong and-Enderby thc best'years. >j0w is the time to get together���������������������������to~corn-  newspapers it is possible to give compatible with hjnc���������������������������to.centralize���������������������������to co-operate. If our farin-  the support received. ������������������   V |ers neglect to do so now thc time'is sure to come  ���������������������������Bi"Thinos arc pending in this part of the Okan- when thcy cannot... And they will find then when  ti    -       e'"    w-.    ^i-     .1  -.      1     \A.^Al..~.-.rr   tV,cTr.\nia    nrf>    1-P-    i*    :���������������������������    * 1���������������������������*~    *1,������������������ " - ���������������������������  JUNE MAIL ORDER  On Boots for Boys and Girls  What is meant when we guarantee these boots to yon; we clo not mean that these shoes  will wear-forever or guarantee the life of a shoe sole; one sole will sometimes wear longer than  the other. If they rip in unreasonable time, we repair them free of charge. Any shoe will  wear out. Please don't make unreasonable claims on us. The lines we mention below are the  veiy best we can buy at anywhere near the price.  All Lines In Footwear are sent PREPAID by U..   Any boot Sent for Your Approval  PRICE $7.00 Pair���������������������������Mea, here is a splendid boot that we guarantee to giye excellent wear, in  both styles of dark brown, also black calf;  sizes 5������������������ to ll.  PRICES $2.25 and $2 75 Pair���������������������������Misses' and ladies' white canvas duckouting boots,   rubber  soles, best for June wear, very comfortable.      l  PRICE $2.95 Pair���������������������������Men's brown heavy canvas duck-boots,   rubber soles and heels;  sizes  5������������������ to 11.  BOYS' BOOTS PRICE $3.98 Pair���������������������������For the big boy this is one of the very best boots obtainable at anywhere near the price, leather all through, sizes 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5, worth $4.75 pr.  Two Lines In Boots For Boys, Very SPECIAL.      Sizes 1 to 5, Price $3.39  Sizes 11 to 13, "        2 89  All big special purchase of Boys' black all leather box calf boots, a splendid wearer  with  extra strong soles.  MISSES' BOOTS, PRICE $3.89 Pair���������������������������Just about thirty pairs in hard wearing quality Gun  Metal Blucher. very neat style with medium fitting, sizes 11, 11%, 12,12%,  13, 13%. 1, 1%  and 2.    Regular price $4.5C.  ;'        ������������������  BOYS' BOOTS, PRICE $3.48 Pair���������������������������37 pairs of genuine Fit Foot boot for boys, solid leather  very strong soles, medium heel, sizes 11, 11%, 12,12%, 13,13%, 1, l%and 2.    Worth  to-day  per pair #4.75.    *  MISSES'BOOTS, PRICE $3.48 Pair���������������������������Fine quality box calf leather, medium  heel, strong  leather soles, sizes 11, 11%, 12,12% and 13.    Worth today ,$4.50 pair.  GIRLS' MARY JANE PUMPS. PRICE $2-48 pair���������������������������In good wearing quality patent leather.  These are a splendid quality slipper, sizes 10.10,1-2,11, 11 1-2, 12,12 1 2. Worth $3.00 pr.  A  THE HODSQNS BAY COMPANY  Mail Order Department H. VERNON, B .c.      BRITISH COLUMBIA INTERIOR STORE  Canadian Food Control License No. 8-21018.  ������������������  ri  \. V. Sander & Co.,  Vernon  Phone 341, "     . P.O.Box 217  pef'Koyal Bank, Vernon.  thus turn the tide oi' trade this way  To assist all and block the way of none is oiu  sincercst desire.  Help us lo make the Home Town  ���������������������������TT ���������������������������,.  _   ,,..   ���������������������������.     w ���������������������������_���������������������������  ���������������������������   ���������������������������     ���������������������������    -T I    1 have d������������������dt   exclusively   with  the industry as a whole. " U atW for over 20 years,  in my  Jf tliere is not that willingness to sacrifice no\vi business.   J make a   feature of   ]���������������������������-.    ������������������.���������������������������    K^.    .^..n.-.:-.-^.r.A\   *<-.    .s-.r\j.r    tlir.    strviirUtirktic 11 ��������������������������� iL���������������������������       /"! l^XTIT 1 VT E*"1      n.ti/ila -  in order to lie���������������������������> prepared1 to meet the conditions  sire. .        in orqer \o nv������������������\nv\y**rwr i������������������ jmw* m'������������������ w,)wnM������������������a  o make the Home Town Paper .inst imposed by lean years, the sacrifice will have  what vou want it to be hy feeling at all times jQ )iC ma(]c then even less willingly.  J        1 1   U!������������������   ������������������4"  .>^..r���������������������������   tlml  vnii   mnv-  free lo send us any local bit of news that you may  be in touch with, or to oiler such honest criticism  as "vou may .think desirable.  ' Thank you, all, for thc patience and the support given lhe Commoner in the last year. Wc  fullv "appreciate what it has meant to you and  t0 "S .   ARMSTRONG ADVERTISER,  OKANAGAN COMMONER.  ARMSTRONG GROWERS HARP HIT.  WQKSflJPPJNG GAMMON.  o -  There is a difference in the fundamental principle of agriculture in the Province of. Quejicc  ancl thc other provinces of Canada, our own included.   Jf we arc asked the purpose of agricuj-  i -_.%-.     ������������������������������������������������������,._,.     .n.*-������������������l������������������*    n������������������-*i-i������������������������������������rj-i������������������*    +l-*r������������������4-    1-\*-twr������������������    nnrl     ��������������������������� wi    tw^c  selling the GENUINE article,-  there is good leather and bad, 1  buy only the good, f stand  behind every shoe,! SJ(SJjJj, but  the best is the cheapest in the eud  >e - Armstrong   poot    St  Th^ ArmMron*   Poot    Stor������������������������������������  m,ua,.   ������������������ wo c*^ m^^m m.- r^psr^ w. t.&,^���������������������������t        Opposite Avalon flMtro  lure we can only answer that here and in most All branch** of repairing gone  other places.-it is_to_ make..moncy,_3vhcrcas_Jhc r '_   farmer of Quebec is busy on the land because it J-^.   - ������������������"���������������������������-.**���������������������������������������������������������������  is thc very hest place to be, because there he is. Tl&l&GG   FfVvf/  i  ���������������������������   i.   i.TV  ot,.;i^ wi,ini,  ii-i������������������ find bis-own master (and master of others), becauseI  Thc general  in<   sh-.nl ^"^v^%^^_ farm life is a healthful occupation and, above all, I  up nearly every industry employing laigc num- Unt,n���������������������������M iUn io���������������������������rl Ju ,iin nnyun^ niJ1PP ftI1 which  Pd. Sparrow, Prop-  '?'    (C   n   t     .LLu'rZSS        different.    Here a farm is worth  iust .is many why all the nice men were poor,  pnrlniciit.       he  1 ss     ^������������������������������������  tj|  ^   ^"3 i,i?o cU>llur������������������; there it is just as comofrtablc or a little is worth thinking about.  dollars weekly in addition  to lhe laboi   put J"tolniorc 0'r lcss comfortable as the case may be. The,  the ci op. .   '.point wc wish to emphasize is just this: that even  from May 1st 63c ^r!bVt:V  Butter iRatj at ariy jsK^jjihg ������������������piitfe;  '7'.^: :;"in*the'OkahaJgatt^&e^i^  A Farmert'Company.'.; 'Finiricialljr :������������������ound;.:>;:P������������������ym������������������li'������������������'  for Creum made monthly.   ",���������������������������' S'. A-fr  Peliver c������������������n}o fh^wlway C^TOp������������������nyrfor.di������������������(������������������.������������������tch:i#  ^olowrVfr S^rAifi^rrs^i������������������f:  ~- pmpty,,eftns promptly vep^^yr  7S\  i  '.   Get your Screen poors and Windows on or -,:  lief ore tliey^ arrive. . o    -    "     - ,,  We have a full stocH of doors, windows ano\  wire cloths, AU-SJges,Jesuit your requirements.  Warm Weather Goods ��������������������������� Refrigerators, Ice  Hoxes, 4ce Cream Freezers, and the famous  Florence Automatic Oil Stoves.  We have also put in stocjc the famous While  ftotary Sewing Machines.  Plumbing and Tinsmithing.  Fulton H((w. Qo. Lid., Cndiri  fllkVt1  to" bc wo p.-; e, unless some amicable settlement is  arrived at within a few days. The tieup affects  the workers ;ind their "families as .much', as it  affects anyone" else. The striker and the non-  striker, the laborer, the producer,'* lhc ���������������������������businessman and the merchant, each must suffer the  inconvenience caused by the strike- And yel  nobody seems'to have the'-powcr. lo stop'it..  it would bring ten or twenty or fifty thousand  dollars, but in the degree of comfort and contentment which it affords its owner and his fam-  ilv���������������������������Farm and Homc-  ������������������\'ii\  W$_W  3&5  mvf  m,  wy-w  IS IT WORTH THE COST?  COLLECTIVE BARGAINING.  It is  si lion  dillicult to understand the logic of thf;  taken   by  the Dominion  Government  po-  dc-  Five thousand-dollars is the amount it cost the:  B. C. Government to publish the monthly Agricultural Journal in the fiscal, vear 1917-18. When  it is realized that the Agricultural Journal contains in one issue about ns much reading matter  as the average weekly newspaper for the same  V.1W > V^LlLlllV-lll        >-l^ cIS        U1V>       ClVtlClgt. 11 WV1VIJ |-Vlll]^U[/\.l iVJ.. ...^-       ..t....^-  claring tluil labor unions have not the right of period, it will bc understood wiiy we-need monev  collective bargaining.    To admit the right of in- in the weekly newspaper business.   The Agricul-  'dividual unions to bargain for beilcrTerms and lural  Journal   contains  very  interesting  matter  conditions and then declare againsl a number of but thc practice of usin������������������ public money to enter,  unions bargaining collectively is  most  illogical, into direct competition with established private'  Indeed, lo take up this attitude*'is in direct con- enterprise is not to bc commended.     .  --  .fQtik"'  \&k&ki.  QJl* is a cheap fuel for cooking���������������������������No  ashes to clean up.  No fires to build.  What could be less trouble ?  ' A Florence Automatic with a McClary's Success oven will  give you the best bakings you ever produced.  No odor.    No wicks to bother' with.  Save fuel, have a cool kitchen.  Call, and see the Florence in actual operation.  "FLORENCE AUTOMATIC"  OIL COOK STOVES      '  Sold By Maclachlan Hdw. Co  fOarysJ *7  THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 1919  OKANAGAN   COMMONER  Go   to  BE,STS  for  ARMSTRONG RED CROSS  Collections; of Money Discontinued for Summer Months���������������������������  New President Elected. .  iKodaks, Films, Etc.  l THE METHODIST CHURCH  V Armstrong  Rev. J.  Wesley Miller, Pastor  Public Worship, 11 a.m. and 7.30 p.  ,m.;   Knob Hill,   3 p. m.     Sunday  'School, 9.45 a.m. *  The Pastor will preach  ZION CHURCH  Armstrong  Rev. VV. Stott, Minister  June 15, 1919:9.45 a.m. Sabbath  School; 11 a.m. "A Real Amu-  let;"' 3 p.m. Larkin Service;  7.30 p,m. "Can a Sincere person be a hyprocrite"? ?  SECRET SOCIETIES  A.R&A.M.  Enderby Lodge. Ko 40  Regular meetings^, tint  Thursday on or*after the  full moon at 8 p. m. in Masonic Hall. Visiting  brethren cordially invited  S. H. SPEERS  -       W.M.  C H. REEVES |  Secretary  At the monthly meeting on  May 29th the ioliowlag mo!ions  ��������������������������� were passed: "Collections of  money to be discontinued during the months of June, July,  August and September, to bc  taken up again in October if  necessary." /A donation of  $105.00 to be sent to Red Cross  headquarters Vancouver each  month during these four months  the remainder of money kept  in bank until end of September  which closes Red- Cross year."  Mrs. King intending to leave  Armstrong, in the near future  passed in ' her resignation as  president, which Was accepted  with much regret. A vote of  thanks was tendered Mrs. King  for hcr untiring zeal and faithful work during hcr long term  of oflice.  Mrs. Ball was appointed  president1 for thc remainder of  the year.  ^���������������������������._���������������������������I���������������������������SMK������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ^  If you-arc a girl and a man  asks you to join a little joy party, decide upon where you want  to go to when you die before accepting-the invitation.    .  It is simply a matter of viewpoint. What one man considers  losing his reputation -another  considers.making it. ^  PROFESSIONAL  A.0, SKALING' R A* ^  :        "Barrister, Solicitor, " . s _ .  Notary Public. ~ *  INSURANCE x-   .  Bell Blk. Enderby, B.C.  ESTABLISHED OVEK 1������������������0 YEARS    (~  Of Interest to  Dairymen  The Bank of Montreal is  prepared to extend arancial  assistance, to   responsible  Dairymen   in  conducting^  their business.  Cheques cashed and all  banking -transacted at  current rates.  0  I  I  St*  I  ���������������������������^^  0  i  >o  >o<  >t>  Maclachlan Hardware Co.  e  ARMSTRONG, B. C PHONE 47  <o  0*  i  J. C. WINTER, Manager,  ^        . - - ARMSTRONG BRANCH.  Branches in Okanagan District:  PNnFRRV PENTICTON.    - WEST SUMMERLAND. -  KELOWNk. PRINCETON*. VERNON.  Sub-Agency at N������������������r������������������m������������������>> op������������������n Tu���������������������������Jay and r������������������<Uy.  PROFITS FROM SHEEP  #  I. O. F.  Court Armstrong  No. 3429  [t Meets 1st Monday, evening in month  ���������������������������   -_.   .'in Forester's Hall.      - -%  -W.- Hope;_C. ft. A.J.~Fifer, Fin. Sec.  ENDERBY   LODGE  ^  No. 85,'K. of P.  Meets every Monday evening  ~ in Masonic Hall.   Viaitorscor.  dially.invited to attend.  ,VCEO. K;SHARPK C C -  S tt. Mr WALKER. K.R. 3  R. J. COLTART. M.F...  *  fi. O. WOOD, B. C. L. S.,  Armstrong and Salmon Arm  Subdivisions', Mineral Claims, Timber Limits, Pre-emptions, Drainage,  Irrigation and Road Surveys, Maps  md plans.- '  Phone 62 ��������������������������� .-'."-   Salmon Arm. B.C.  What One Deep Creek Farmer  Has   Done    Other    Farmers  -May Do.  Harry Grant last fall returned  from France. His father has a  ranch in thc fertile Deep Creek  valley, and the son upon his,return bought twenty ewes. From  these twenty ewes he got-twenty-six lambs this spring. Later  he cut the wool and averaged  $3.00 a sheep for the fleece. Last  week he sold six of the lambs  for $15 each. -  Thus we have, say. $60 for tne  wool from twenty : ewes,, and  say, $390 for 26 lambs���������������������������$450  in all from 20. ewes���������������������������and he  still has the ewes.  Modern Lighting Plants.  ���������������������������"* ^ " y ^     "**  The home electrical plant is  no longer a weird.contraption  of uncertain propensities, apt to  d  Real^Estate and Insurance  List your>Properties and .Houses.  7s7-y-y -Enderby, VL  - -/i  ESTABLISHED V"i87gJ  3*   *.  ;.Ju roatengsjiayment for produce or, goods pur- I  chased atViJWwce, use the-service offeM"yQWr;  fcy the papjt ������������������fJfamjlton awj.its hranches.-TraPsiv  actions, of every HirnJ incidental to your business  wi|J thus he fajcep'care. ofJn the right way.   v   y-  ���������������������������" \ -v 17:Qpqg^ ^    %   '7  to go out of order-right in the  midst of supper and to plunge  the, horneT into the comparative  semi-darkness afforded by resurrected oil lamps arid lanterns.  No, indeed! The modern  lighting plant ' is practically  "tool-proof" ahd selffoperating.  One of the.more advanced types  starts' itself whenever^the battery nerds;charging', and|auto-,  inatically; stops^ when sufficient  current has been generated.-^! he  use of better materials andrtnore  advanced engineering principles  has made the modern home  lighting plant.Just a/ewjears  after its inception, one of the  most emclent^n^jT'depend^le  pieces, of ^t������������������jrm machinery. - -  1 VThe electricarhrai^is the  name applied to*** automatic  SW"Arlittle jasojme and  oil, occasionally admwistered,.  supply the energy controlled hy  thff remarW k^ S^VSK  "crte4 hy hmohelhtiheatm^  power*      ,    r .��������������������������� ::   * - :  When one pearsa man say he  got his wife to boss the little  householdVjoh he^was engaged  ih one Hnows. who the architect  of the Joh was  WA1ER ACT 1914  Riparian Rights  Notice is hereby given that under  the provisions of, Section 6_of the  Water Act 1914, every riparian proprietor claiming any right to divert  water or to the exclusive use of  waler for any purpose by virtue  only of his being such riparian pro-  Jrietor is required on or before the  sfdav ofjune, 1920, to file a statement'of claim setting forth*the particulars of his claim.- Such statements of claim shall be filed in duplicate with" the Water Recorder'of  the Water District in which the  water is diverted or used:  After the first day of June, 1920,  no right to divert,water or to the  exclusive useof water for any purpose shall exist by virtue^onlyp "of  any,ownership of land.-. ���������������������������-   ,.  ' Forms of, statement of claim ,can  be* obtained from the Water Recor;  ders of the several Water Districts,  in the Province, or from the Comp-  Buildings, Victoria, B.C.    ;.,      ;.  Dated at Victoria, B.C., this 11th  i  r  i  i  n  <  ii  y.  I  Agents   for   John Deere  Plow Co.  JOHN DEERE-DAIN MOWERS  5 foot cut, vertical lift, automatic throw out,-durable cutter  box construction, tilting lever and special swath board.  JOHN DEERE SELF-DUMPING RAKES.  Is a strong' all steel and malleable rake with fewer parts  than any otber rake on the market, it embodies a number of  new features that are attractive and practicable: Lever of  absolute control, trip device is conveniently located, the dump  rods are made of hardened high carbon steel,  John'Deere Walking plows, 12 and 14 inch  new gang plows, 12 aiid 14  ���������������������������taglnilky plows, 14 inch  tractor plows, 2 and 3 furrow  binders. 6 and 7 foot cut   '  Manure spreaders  Vanbrunt drills, 14 inch disc  Disc Harrows  Farm Trucks  I  I  1  i  <������������������  <������������������  ������������������������������������  ������������������������������������  ���������������������������������������������  ������������������������������������  .<  ������������������  ������������������  ������������������������������������  <���������������������������  41  ' Everything in stock and can be supplied at once  Heavy machine oil ��������������������������� ���������������������������. ���������������������������  75c a gal.  A CLEAN TOOTH NEVElt M���������������������������AYS;  7 PYORRHEA OR RIGG'S DISEASE    v'        "  -',..--      , -���������������������������---,     o ; \;    ���������������������������  ��������������������������� -    Any irritation causing the gum tissue to become inflammed and to  :-    bleed easily "is   a   start- toward  .pyorrhea]' \       ."'"���������������������������/ J    -'  . \ Disease producing germs start growing in the irritate4.t'ssue and Pus ~ '"  is formed. J^J "'        "      , -    -CvV "'"   "  Unless this infection is gotten rid of it; spreads, ,destroying the  soft_  ���������������������������    cancellous bone surrounding the- roots  of the teeth, tbe^ teeth become .;  ��������������������������� loosened and are eventually lost.    -��������������������������� .   i   ��������������������������� / ~,     "..      V  The  toxius or    poisons,   from   this infection   is -"absorbed * r.r.d  - carried to   all parts of   the body,' "causing  'many   diseases such as  -." rheumatism^ heart'and stomach trouble, etc.    -/-y- J  7    "'' "< ^^   '     ~.  ' S "    By-putting the"mouth^jia'healthy concision, many diseases, such as..',  -"~theabove..n:ntioi;J, are,l>roj\;it'tj-i;i:i 11.;~     ~        -   ,'-""- "     -''-"--  -. b-/  -- \-.  M; SMNtR  Bank of "Hamilton Block/  r.       ��������������������������� ^ V"   " I -���������������������������  Armstrong  ��������������������������� ***���������������������������*"' i^- -*-  -T-trSKjs,  v  V   ���������������������������, rJ ^ r "* _i-  %  JS-Z-iieSi"*- ?[  ���������������������������rS.S''-^>%\  CM stv  ^w^r^y  Y  unrtWorK  The <l3uU Pog/' in black and white stripe, a very big overall, size 34 to U     The "Bull Po?" in blue and white stripe, woven ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ���������������������������   '     Tbe 'Bull Pog" in plain bine 8 oz. denim, very stron������������������, size H to 42   ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������   The "Big B Brand" in black, a strong, close, warnfclotb, all sizes   The "Railroad Signal" in black or blue and white stripe   The "Bob fcong" Tbe big greyoverall, exceptionally strong ���������������������������_  '���������������������������Peabody's Brown" an overall that will staud bard wear ..... : -.. :���������������������������   Pant overalls, in black at ������������������230, in gr������������������y at_2.SC and 3.C0.   Cottopade at $2.25 and  Combination overalls! in khaki $3.40; in blue $4,25; in grey $4,50.  faoo  a.35  2 so  2 35  2 50  3 00  3 85  2 40,  i  fl  **  r  Strong k\ Mqht work shirts for summer  Wear  Plain Blue ������������������1.30  Grey^ white stripe . S.    1.65  Blue, Vhite stripe '. #1.4:0  White    with   fine  black   stripe'   reversable  collar ��������������������������� ���������������������������     $1 65  A. D. Renault & Co., Armstrong  \  i  i  I  o  I  I  0  O)^=������������������o<  >o<  >0<=������������������04  >o<=������������������o<  >(>  j$i&Y:&jm4wt  :   p.,C. W'A'&'V. ffopfJeto? .. ;  '---"������������������������������������������������������ iirv  ���������������������������t Ss s ?GfsfifWAbVR  ftepairs'tc "all mal������������������es olfcars.   |������������������iioqe 22  ;   ARM8TEQNP, E C  ARMSTRONG  pKjies' Sniis  . Men's Snlfs  Clones Cleanef}, Presse4  Aliere4 ������������������u4 dep������������������tre4  WX. APAJR  X-^^^^^t^^^"^ M1*******'5,  pxampje ������������������f^f������������������w Farmfm If������������������Ki  v It fays T������������������������������������f>m to Get T������������������:  T^e^^ farmers' institutes ol.tbc  provipce |iave done good worfc  \n: co-operatixe' t>wying aittf ,-jtt������������������e  flojison |ocat may pe cited as m  example. - J -     ' >    \:   ��������������������������� ;  jiifs mstitwte In^Septcmpcr,  1913, ponght feed and flow* tn  mtxeif cars an4 pave done,'so  ever sipce.��������������������������� Wplle tlie guying ?s  dope.tlirowgp tpe institute tpe  accoppt for. pwrcli^ses, are KepJ.  separate from tlie regular in-  stitwte fppds. A carload or so is  ordered aljopf every eight wcejw.  Jpe system epiployed is to secure prices-from tbe milling in-  terests-and^send^witb���������������������������Ihese-a  form to eacp memper to pe lilled  in with what they require. On  the arrival of the goods the  members are notified to come  and tajce delivery of what they  have ordered. If more is ser  cured than was ordered hy  memhers it is taHen to a ware-;  house and stored- Three per  cent is added to thc invoice price  _   -     -  -.    V ^;^;fe^5l^"^L^  two.per? centals.,awar^e^yfftit- ssss.^ ^ ,vI  - fi  '���������������������������zi A  *���������������������������. ���������������������������  ���������������������������r^sUl  -ji���������������������������-  *%.J'-ik77S'*'--i  %<.., .-fix 4'-L*v"  *..   s     ',f< -.  secretary^ for his, wofJc an^ows  percent to cover any ipc������������������<lenw *  Josses..- jo ttnance the. tran*M^  tibp. niost -o^the;cash is [euffcfr--^   .,  ed'pefore the arnyat. of Jhe. jp������������������IV^^-;  H purchasers .are^upahtP'tQ  for feed whenJt arrives, si,  lent-is procureq; fromsa "e  fered hanH to meetcthe,;oH,  tion, the memher paying the  teres! until the loan is rein���������������������������  lliese purchases mcluqed ,^;cq> ~ffc������������������V %������������������$> I  tain amount of,hayran4V*tr^.Ft^'T,?v W������������������  for which a. charge of-onjyf\m g^v^S^t:  per ceptvvyas made. -���������������������������."���������������������������., -.> ���������������������������:/'..- ^ , rV^i'-s^  v.  ������������������9~  CITV QFjAgMSTHONa  'NOTICB^ is- hereby   given  from-this-date"_a~ny^person-ti^TTW  cows, horses or other animal on,  the public streets op roatjs. (excepting as provided! in Py_;hiw No. 25),  or  tethering   any .cow, .horse QT  other, animal jn any vacant or "Ower  lot inrsuch -a manner tbat.it way"  cause an obstniction on anyjstfwt-'.  or siclcwalk, will be prosecuted *n������������������l  he liable to a  One  not  exceeding  ���������������������������fiftv dollars (������������������50.00) and costs.  June 4th. 1919- ������������������    '  ERNEST GROVES, City CJer*.  > ���������������������������* ������������������*a  SsSr,"  -������������������t   ^^.-*  I MAT. J^ASS^N  i    Auctioneer and Livestock  Salesman  f-AHMSTrtONG      B.C.  .  I have   a   wide   acquaintance  amongst .buyers.      Consult    mc  when you" want to   hold   a  sale  Also send.me  particulars of   i iv.  surplus stock you wish to  dispose  of.  t      '-���������������������������-'  X     - PHONE No. 34      .   %  i. -., t  A *  U*\ your property with ft* An������������������������������������tnm(f  ftalty a������������������ we km have several} tmyer������������������  Jf you w^ntto buy Farm Jroplewt nt������������������  be sure yoti get tbe best.  I  Are warranted  1. To be well made.  2. To be of good material,  3. To do any work on a fair trial  for wbicb tbey are designed.  Geo.   Murray  - 'V* OKANAGAN   COMMONER  THURSDAY, JUNE 12, 1919  w  t\  ARMSTRONG     CONSOLIDATED  SCHOOL DISTRICT  NOMINATION  NOTICE  Thc man who aims to roll^up  a fortune musl first learn to roll  up his slocves.  L  CLASSIFIED ADVTS..  Cc a   wnril   first insertion; lo Ji wuctl  tlicrwutcr.    Lir.i: minium in      **.,  FOR SALE���������������������������Wicker-top, rubber-  tired babv c:irri;ige; in good condition. Price *20. " Apply IV  Walker   Press,   Enderby.       07-1 p  FOR SALE���������������������������12 acres, or which .*0  acres i.s bottom land. 12 acres  bench land; small log cabin on  lhe bench land. This can be  purchased for $3,300; $1,000  cash. 82,;")00 payable in 3 years,  :it 7 per ccnl. The property is  aboul two miles from the post-  ollice and adjoins John Stickles  bottom land, which is improved.  ApplyW.H.Keary,   Armstrong./4tI  BABY TURKEYS���������������������������50c each from  large, purc-hred, healthy Mammoth Bronze stock. Quick growers: very hardy. Plymoth Rock  mothers' if required, $2 each.  Maw &Sons, Armstrong, nhone  3000. '     ���������������������������      .-. '   <���������������������������>������������������������������������������������������ 03-tf-.f..-  FOR SALF���������������������������A good work mare:'  quiet:' 10-vears-old; weight 1400  Apply. .1. Teward. Armstrong. 0.1  FOR KENT���������������������������Stepney Siding Hay  Farm; ?>T. acres fenced; good hay.  barn: railway siding on property  , Apply. R. M. Winslow, Box' 20_/j  Vernon. ;      "  JFOK RFNT���������������������������Rooms in Brick Block  For particulars apply Mrs. Sim -  inaton.   Boom   *H.' Armstrong.  PUBLIC NOTICE in hereby given  to the Electors of the Municipality  of t'bfe City of Armstrong}; and the  Municipality of SpalUuncheJen, that  1 require the presence ot. ithe said  Electors at the City Hall, Armstrong  on Mondav, ihe 23rd day of June,  1919," at 12 o'clock, noon; for the  purpose of electing three persons  from each Municipality to represent them on the Consolidated,  Board of School Trustees. .  Therinode of nomination shall be  as follows:" The Candidates shall  be "nominated in writing; the'writing shall be subscribed,.by two  voters of tbe Municipality as proposer and seconder, and shall be  delivered' to the Returning Officer  at any time between the date of the  notice ajnd 2 p.m. of the day .of  nomination, and. in-the. event ol a  poll being necessary, such poll will  be opened on���������������������������   .", -J'        ''.'-���������������������������  Saturday; June 2Sth. 1919  At Uhe Citv Hall, Armstrong   B. C.,  of  which  every  person   is  hereby  required to take notice and govern  himself accordingly.  Qualifications for School Trustees���������������������������In School Districts of the  first, second or third class, any person being a British subject of the  full "age of twenty-one years, and  having bcen for thc six months  next preceding thc day of nomination thc registered owner, in the  Land Registry Office, of land or  real property in Jhe School District of the assessed value on  the last municipal assessment roll,  of five hundred dollars or morc,:  over and above any registered  judgment or charge, ancl being  otherwise qualified to vole at an  election for School Trustees in the  said School District, shall be  eligible to be elected or.to serve as  a   School   Trustee   in   such   School  District.* _ ;       -S. .    .  Given   under  my   hand   at, Armstrong, the 12th day of June, 1010.  1918.- .       -_  F. J. RF.r.KFR. Returning Officer  -No Room For Doubt.  NECESSITY majr sometime compel you to sur-^  render your investment in War Savings  Stamps, but should this happen you get all your  money back, with a good rate of interest in addition  for the time in which you have lent it to thc  Government.  ��������������������������� Sixteen 25-cent Thrift Stamps  will buy a $4.00 War Savings  Stamp  worth  $5.00  in   1924.  NATIONAL   WAR   SAVINGS   COMMITTEE  (British  ColumMn Division)  Vancouver, B. C.  STAMM  -FOR ~ SALE���������������������������Registered yearling  Shorthorn bull. Apply, J.Phillips,  Armstrong. -           0'-"  "FOR" SALE���������������������������Avery Tractor 8-10.  ' Can* be seen working on road n'.  present; $900.- Am selling as J  require size larger for my. particular work. N- A. Hayes, Armstrong-       -  ���������������������������--     ��������������������������� -)fi-������������������  Some men tell their. wives  everything that happens; and  tlicrcVarc others who tell theni  ���������������������������i great many things that don't  happen^      ���������������������������   Tlie"greatest tea drinkers are  the Australians, who. consume  about, eight pounds per head ol  population every year.   .- ���������������������������  ���������������������������^ ~        "  Agency for McLaughlin. Chev-  let iTud Maxwell Cars. Little jiant  and Chevrolet trucks. . We alscf.  handle J. I. Case and Avery tract  ors. A full line of uiotor accessories and tires alwajs in1 stock.  SEE  MME.   PETROVA,  the   famous  .Polish  star, in  "The  Life Mask.  .Enderby Opera House, June -14 Ji  FOR     SALE-���������������������������Young   . pigs: ' Duroc.  -and-Berkshire cross.    J. Tewjirtl,  Armstrong. 5K,~1'  JFOR SVLE���������������������������Solid oak piano: $250.:  Applv, T.  Y.  Andrews, Cox ,181,  Arm-strong. _ U> ''  FOR SALE���������������������������Five acres fall wheat;  \dioining city limits.    A. blnot'i  -     "Endcrhy.  -   Q'-W  RETURNKD SOLDIER wishes ifo  buy small farm. 40 or 50 acres,  in .vicinilv of Enderby or- Armstrong: cash proposition; good  water" and a 0fair proportion  e'earcd. Address, R., Commoner  Office.  Enderby. ������������������/-lc ,  OKANAGAN GARAGE  Phone 77-    Armstrong  Commencement  Day  Is an important clay  hi a young person's life.  Often it is comniemoralcl  By the gift of a watch.  Parents who wish to show  Their appreciation  Of their childreh's success   -  *        Will find verv willing  .To show them onr stock  Of gitts and to advise  Or make suggestions.  Make a point ot  Calling early to sec  Oiir stock of presents.  If vou live out of town. ,.  We can serve you efficiently   bv mail, --'   '  If any one doubts the need of  Canadians continuing to save as  they did while the Huns Avere  hammering at the * gates of  Amiens, let him look at the estimates recently submiled to  Parliament.  Thcy provide for an estimated  expenditure of $800,000,000 dur-;  1919-20. Of" this $437,0,00,000  is on civil and $350,000,000 on  Avar account. At best not more  than $350,000,000 of this could  be raised by taxation.  Tilic rest must come chiefly  through borrowing from the  people, of Canada. This explains  why War Savings and Thrift  Stamps have been introduced,  .aiid/ incidentally, thcy enable  ������������������������������������������������������f every jiersonv earning money to  invest it in a Government security that pays well.  If you have a charming wife,  give hcr every attention ��������������������������� or  somebody else will. .  Corporation, of  Township of Spallumcheen  NOTICE is hereby given that  a Court of Revision for the purpose of hearing complaints  against the Assessment of the  District for the year 1919, as  made by the Assessors, and for  revising, equalizing and. correcting the Assessment Roll; will be  held at the Municipal Hall on Saturday, June 21st, at lO^a-m.,.,  All complaints or objections to  the said Assessment Roll must be  made in writing ^'ahd? mujst be  delivered to the assessors a&Ieast  ten days before the date of the  first sitting of the said^Court.  Dated   at   Armstrong^ B. C.  May. 19th 1919  74-4 L. E. FARR,  Clerk.  Armstrong-Ok.  Co.  l\  SAGE &KfiItH  SALES AGENTS  We "carry a complete line of Prat's Chick  Remedies and Animal Regulators.    "  Bran, Shorts, Feed, Flour, Etc., full line, now  in stock.  TEECE & SON  ��������������������������� ���������������������������  ENbER&y  FOR.SALE���������������������������Y011114.nigs: six week*  ���������������������������    old.    Apply A- J. .Heywood, B.R.I  Salmon Arm; price, ?.(>.:>(>���������������������������     \r.,-.ic  "FOR SALE���������������������������Car: suitable for hiuil-  <   in"   fni't   or   othcr  commodities.  : jn' minima order; engine very  t$ood   an������������������i   powerful.     Apply,  A..!.-  . TlcVwood.  H.K.I, Salmon Arm. 0:>-d  ������������������������������������������������������ JPOR- SALE���������������������������Single driver weight  1250 Lady rsm drive. NV1:1 take  jiootl  cow."   McLcod & Thornton,   v\ r-nvst 1-0 ngr   QUn^gitrrr^ppfr^^ c������������������  yOW   SALE��������������������������� Eord   car.     Tbis   i.s  a  \vell-kn'ownj  car   and    needs    no  recommendation.   Call   on    A.   .1.  "Hevwood. Salmon  Arm  Hi ver, or  write  H.ILNo.l, SalmonArm. Do-.i  VOIV SALE-���������������������������A driving horse. A|>-  r.V\i' W. 'I Morrex, ILH.4, Armstrong.:..   7..7^.S7........a      0,)-lf  "OKANAGAN II EIU)"���������������������������Registered  Suffolk -Stallion; will ���������������������������.���������������������������.--.stand- for  service on Friday and Saturday  of each week at Ibc Okanagan  - Livery I5arn, Armstrong.. _Ed.  Iteming, groom. fla-.ip  HEAL ESTATE FOR SALE���������������������������Any  or all of my Armstrong.property  at pre-war prices, and on easy  terms. Write me. .1. M. Bird,> Box  701,  Sumner.  Wash. 0'1-tf  FOR'-:SALE Bicvcle.   excellent  running  condition   Price;* 35  ��������������������������� Apply       Commoner       Office  Armstrong.  FOR SALS���������������������������25 volumes of    Dumas"'works   nicely     ^oundin  black. Good as new.#20.   Mrs.  A. Black.   Armstrong.   R.   JR.  No-li . ."��������������������������� '���������������������������'"���������������������������  G. F. 3- Uccnse No. 9-3|09   /  f V04 haven't trie4 our h*m������������������  an4  bacon you have   no^ hM  the h������������������*t  Gp:Q. |������������������. HWAliPJS  Wholesale an4 Retail Pwtcher  Fnderby  QPWS  KINGSTON,  Ontario  A*TS  Part of tbe Art* course may be coverea ������������������J  correspondence.  Mining, Ch*mic������������������1, Ciyif,  B4ecb������������������nic������������������| ������������������n������������������l plecincsl  Engineering  mm mm 7 mum wm  July #n4 August. ��������������������������� pecember to April  GEQ. V- CHOWN. WBtfttrw.  ���������������������������26  FRESH JEGGS���������������������������-In any quantity-  cash, f.o.b. Mara; also young pigs,  SG.OO apiece, over six weeks old.  If vou have beef and pork for sale  'letHiie-know; SU&fcyLOS,^  95.tf 0-1007G, Mara, BC.  ���������������������������i. C- A^rn^  The Qw������������������^y Jewe^r  Armstrong  Funeral Conductor,   pmbalmcr  Pay phone, V2S     Night, 57  Armstrong  Catb  for Pro������������������Ju<*������������������ P������������������wHry,  pw, amf Goo4 PwHer y  Place of bwsiuess, old bake shop  opposite plaiuiiijir mill-  }^ ^vefWy" transfer  Avvcf M StaWas   y.W. DUXN._Manager_   - . si  Our Transfer always at your 'service at a moment's notice.  No matter how small or bow large  the iob, Frank will handle it foi  you, at a reasonable price.  Rplveilere St. ENDERBY. B.C.  *'    ,"POUND NOTICE    ;  ' NOTJCrc is'hcrcbv eiven-': that  lhc .-.uii'der-d.e.scriljcd animals.���������������������������:have  been impounded, .and will bc sold  on -Thursday, UielOtlv day of.June,  miO,' unless sooner claimed ��������������������������� .and  nil charges and expenses in connex;.-.  lion   with   said   impounding  paid:  One   yearling  Jersey   heifer,   one  vearling red  heifer, one black and  white  heifer   and' two   red  steers.  no brands or marks on any of them.  Endcrhy, 15.C. June 7, 1010.  B. N. BAILEY, Cily Puntlkecpcr  -^Vittr    W&  W.  Contractor and Builder  Lumber or   Brick   built  to   your  satisfaction   at  reasonable prices  Car of    first  class    brick   just  Unloaded  AT YOUR SERVICE  When you buy direct from  the manufacturer  Vow are bound to set *> lower price on  tne  principle  of ' from workshop to  itome direct." ._ ,    ..   '.  We are nninufnctwrei s. TaUe for m-  stance Weeding Wings. Signet **3?^s'  Gold brooches, as weilas wany articjes  of jewellery made to yonr order Msny  ottlie articles njentlwedare^ade^y  nsf&hd are slibwn in oilfe store ^d;������������������W-  dows   whichaare m|^nfactnre^rignt  herein Verncfh. ^r7^r/ 7 ���������������������������";, ������������������^'1-:*OC3  so you see Uov^tt istlrSit we sell for Jess.  C.J-WHITEN  Everything in Jewellery. Vernon,   B.C.  Wftrn'  Groceries mteW, p. (T.  ��������������������������� CnnndjanJjF'QQ^ Control Ucense No. 8-^7^70.  Are you ffomff.tQ 4o any  Puimiog- or Itepairingr  T^ts Season ?  THE FOtfcOWWG ARE GOOD VALUES:  9  No. 4 Ceiling, Flooring and Siding.. $20.00 per M  No. 2 Pimension, 2x4 and,2x6 ... .$25.00 per H  Jl 6-inch Slah Green Wood $2.50 per load  OKANAGAN SAW MIUJ5, M4 wrby  >o<  >o<  XX  ���������������������������o<  >o<  0  I  I  'A  ll  i  A  Po Yow Want Something  and cannot get it in town, write, wire or phongto  The Okanagan EJeclriG  :     Vernon  We pay express to Armstrong and Enderby  V  Agents  for Northern  Electric  I<arm  Lighting Plants.  >o<  ^>()-w  >o<  >o<  XO  n  il  i  1  i  XO

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