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Array ?'' ..:S>'-~  "*%>  \:p������������������-  ������������������' Lr^-V5^  **-'^T*  ss  *'\r'-\r  cf,  /  ''>���������������������������*  1 192Q I  \\  ���������������������������'..   '  1 /  Ic&tt&jjsii  iMttttwriter  IN WHICH IS MERGED THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  Vol. 13, No. 36, Whole No. 686  THURSDAY. NOV. 25, 1920  Subscription, $!3 a year  W' F. Laidman Makes  ^    Big- Hit with Electors  _  s-v.  "United  Farmers' hall was crowded  ~, Wednesday  night  to  hear  Mr.  Laidman,  the  Parmer  candidate  for  Provincial representative Honors, explain  _ 'his   position, . his   aims   and     objects.  Mr. .Laidman was enthusiastically, received -and. was' given a most cordial  "hearing.V'He spoke ciearly on the issues of the campaign, and particularly the main issue, which he said was  -whether-or not the people of an agri-  , cultural   district   believed   in   Having  a- farmer representative of the  Inde-  -peridebt;type or a professional representative of the old  party  type.     In  - his trite homely way of presenting his  case," Mr.   Laidman - created   a  splen-  .did. impression   and   gained   the   con-  '" fidence of all who listened to him.  V He was preceded  by  Mr.  Howe of  -Vernon   and - followed   by   Mr.   Copeland,  both  of whom  spoke only  casually  of  the   campaign  and   in   com-  -;��������������������������� mendatidn- of  the   personal   qualities  i of the .candidate.  ��������������������������� Mr.   Laidman's   reference-  to'.- the  marketing   facilities .of  the     farmer,  _who he"said,__was asked and urged to  produce _and   produce,   but   when   he  ::. liad produced he was faced with the  1 ��������������������������� lack of ' market facilities that would  "'enable him to sell his product at a  ;���������������������������' .prqfitV.  He; advocated  the  establish-  t-ment "'of  government   abbatoirs     and  -elevators .similar to'the policy adopt-  be helpful to have a fair representation of farmers in our legislatures.  Only six Farmer candidates" are  standing in this election, so the farmers can not be accused of seeking to  form a Farmers' Government which  Mr. Laidman said he did not feel  would be in the best interests of this  particular province, with its wonderful natural resources and mixed in-  dustries. Therefore the farmers cannot be accused of seeking class legislation which is the last thing he would  wish to seek.  "The reason Agriculture has not received the assistance to which it has  been entitled," said Mr. Laidman, "is  mainly on account of the lack- of the  necessary sympathy, which can only  be obtained by having sufficient  farmers to* assist professional men in  the legislative assembly. There have  been too many professional men in  the past personnel of our Provincial  Government. Our agricultural committee proves that part, there being  no farmers serving on it and the  chairman is a _dentist."  . A great deal of use is being made  by the supporters of Dr. MacDonald,  in seeking his re-election, of the  amount of domestic and social legislation passed by the Oliver Governor .ment   oi   government   annatoirs     ana  ment.    Mr. Laidman places the credit  of   this   legislation   to     Mrs.     Ralph  ���������������������������zed'-' by-, the  government  of Denmark, Smith, who was an independent can-  ���������������������������_���������������������������' which >.were,7 afterwards taken over by;didate   in   1916, 'arid  he  accepts  her  -;jthe"farme'Ts'-and--the government paid .own statement that the men of fhis  VV^" Vhacfc'aj^ in-" province have made the laws for .wo-  fVV V; Merest J^qfo agricultural - market- facil- meri/too long and," In the same way,  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  X ENDERBY NEWS *  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  Good morning! Is there anything  strange or startling think you, in the  farmers of a farming community desiring a farmer representative in the  legislature?  Dr. K. C. MacDonald  Heard on Political Issues  Dr.   K.   C.   MacDonald   was   well ��������������������������� had  to  be cut  down, and  appropria-  received at his   meeting   in   the   En- tions in other directions reduced.    In  Mr. N. H. Kenny completed repairs  o the Grindrod bridge this week.  Miss Alma Matthews, of Victoria,  is visiting her sister, Mrs. Kenneth  Glen.  Mrs. G. S. Duncan will receive at  her home on Tuesday, Nov. 30th, froni  3 to 5:30. - ,      '.  Mrs. L. W. Dill arrived this week  to spend the winter with her *" sons  ������������������. B. and A. W.  The fruit ��������������������������� trains have been discontinued on the Okanagan' branch and  the freight service Is now tri-weekly.  Mr. E.  T. Brown and family arriv-  derby Opera House Tuesday evening,  and both he and Miss Seymour, who  reply to the criticism that the Oliver  Government  had  not    abolished    the  has taken the platform in support of patronage system, as it promised to  his candidacy, were given an atten- J do four years ago, Dr. MacDonald  tive and sympathetic hearing. saia it had kept its promise.    On the  Dr. H. W. Keith, president of the | question of a road commission, fav-  local Liberal association, acted as i ored h������������������ many as a means of taking  chairman of the evening, and in his the roadwork" of the Province out "of  remarks expressed the opinion that | politicg and' placing it on a higher  the matter of roads and bridge ap-'and more permanent basis, Dr. Mac  propriations was secondary to the  greater and more important legislation passed by the Oliver Government   in   relation   to   mother's   pen  sions,  etc.    Which  prompted  the  remark of one close at hand, that the  work on the roads and, bridges could  ed   from   Vancouver   last  week    and nbe seen and felt whereas thec matter  It  i-j^iS*;.  .',->"!��������������������������� _-~w-.   ������������������������������������������������������������������������   .  '������������������^1j>.s--_5Jtie8.^^'^'^y������������������-A55";-.-'i-_ %,*��������������������������� ._, .-������������������������������������������������������ .._-  &������������������?"?''0pl?l$oiWr? stronfe^otfit Tin'a'dle1 W "Mr"  I  Laidman was the definite.road policy,*!"* laws;for the Fanners:  ��������������������������� advocated.'--''"Briefly - the ���������������������������-, policy" advcK  cated was: that every���������������������������> district   should.  he informed each year what amount, *acts ~In -j*e face-    Andr tlie-farmers  he -pointed out that .-the,-professional  ���������������������������m'eh^sve^for^toorlong'-aHtinie-.niade-  This, he  contended/ is tlie ^-feeling" "*'oJF every  man^who has"Vtibnestly ^looked the  every man and-woman to vote for his  return _ as representative from this  constituency.- She-believed that Dr.  MacDonald had acted fair and "upright towards all parties, and he was  .of .revenue was obtained from it hy  the government, and that a definite  percentage of that revenue should be  - allocated for roads and that this  amount should be expended by prac-  -tical road builders under the supervision of a permanent road board.  This, he said, woulc? take road work  out of politics and he contended that  much better results would be obtained than ever have been obtained under the old system of campaign road  building and campaign road repairs.  On the question of aid to municipalities, Mr. Laidman said he could  endorse every suggested proposal  submitted by the city    of    Enderby,  feel that so long as they are prepared  toosubmit to this sort of thing they  never can get anywhere.  ENDERBY  AGRICUI-TUPAL CLASS.  The students of -the Agriculture  Class at the Enderby high school  have organized a club of t'neir own  and are now ready for hard work.  The membership is limited to those  students who have taken first year  agriculture or are now studying agriculture at the high school.  The executive elected for the coming year are: President. George  Sparrow;     vice-president,   Ella     Mc-  with the single exception and that j Kay; secretary, Audrey Mallory;  -was-that-'lTe -woulrt-like-to-iirge -and J treasurer, _Sis. _Sparrow_; _.press, repre-.  would stand for all the revenue from \ aentative, Antoinette Paradis. The  the amusement tax, which had been J duties of most of the executive are  put on as a war measure and had not t well  known  to  nearly  everyone,  but  been repealed, being allocated entirely to the upkeep of hospitals, which  he maintained were indispensible institutions and should be worthily  maintained. -v  In his address Mr. Laidman emphasized these points. .  Standing as a Farmer candidate is  placing  Agriculture   before  Party.  Farmers have organized on an educational, economic and social basis  and in doing so have been careful to  see that proper equity is given to  other industries.  Colonization is what British Columbia requires and no one can assist to bring about this better than  the Farmers, provided agriculture receives -the ecognition from any government that it should. To accomplish this an equitable representation  in the Provincial House is held to  be essential. "  The Farmers are prepared to stand  behind any good, sound, clean legislation, so that neither of the old line  parties have anything to fear provided they are prepared to legislate  along theso lines.  Today radical thought is the menace which confronts the world and  as our farmers have always been the  centre of conservative common sense,  the cradle of real democracy, it is  felt that in the crisis at hand it will  those of the press representative may  require explanation. The club is of  the opinion that from time to time  there will be items of Interest transpiring in connection with club work,  and in order that these may be presented to the reading public, through  the press, a representative has been  appointed who will be responsible for  tliis part of the work.  It is the intention that all activities  of tlie club will be of practical value  to the members and to the community. One practical problem, has already come up for serious consideration; that is the question of the  school garden. It is the desire of  every member of the club to see the  grounds at the old school so improved next summer that they will be a-  credit to Enderby, and to this end  they intend to bend all their energies.' ......  WELL   WORTH   WATCHING.  They were talking about the different places they had visited during  the war. One Australian was saying  he had the privilege of being on guard  one night at the gates of Bethlehem.  Suddenly another Australian looked  up at the first speaker and gaid: "I'll  bet the shepherds watched their  flocks that night."���������������������������New York Globe.  have   taken   the   Beattie   cottage   for  the winter.  Mark you the date���������������������������Dec. 17th���������������������������  when the second annual ball will - be  given in, the Enderby Opera House by  the   Okanagan   Saw  Mills  staff.  Mr. E. BJ Dill returned from "the  coast last week and.is making a most  satisfactory recovery from the operation underwent in the Vancouver hospital.  The road to Trinity Valley from  Enderby is impassable and trade "from  that district which ordinarily' comes  to Enderby is now going the other  way. "   . _     ,  Mr. E. C. Ketcham, representing  Horace..Manning Co., of Revelstoke.  was in town- this week buying several  ca;.; of fence- posts - for shipment to  prairie points.  r"Mr"s:-;-W.;;H-" Hutchfson' "was;; called-  to yictoiriaYlast-week owing-to the illness, of her- daughter Ruth, who has  suffered" a"- relapse - from an operation  which she recently underwent."  Pete Mack left on Friday for Vancouver, where he will spend a few  days before proceeding to his home  at Forest, Ontario, where he intends  to remain an indefinite period.  At the Laidman meeting in Vernon  Tuesday night the Farmers' candidate took tho audience" by storm.  Speaking in his own locality and to  men with whom he has worked on  public matters for a. number of years,  Mr. Laidman surprised even his closest friends by his clear, comprehen- .  sive argument in favor of a farmer fro��������������������������� h��������������������������� "^^1������������������ ^r?v.  representative from a farming community. It is estimated by many who  believe they know that the Farmer  candidate will travel neck and neck  with=-Drr=MacDonald���������������������������in=-the=city-=o������������������  Vernon and that the rural vote will  give him a large majority.  of pensions,   etc.,   could   be   confined  to paper and told in figures.  Miss   Seymour  spoke  in  eulogy  of  Donald said he did not consider the  project possible. The policy he������������������ had  favored while in office had been to  give the work to men living in the  locality where the work was done.  In closing the Doctor submitted his  record of work done in the interest  of the constituency as an argument  fo- his return. On the strength of  that service, he. appealed for support.  Dr. MacDonlad, and of the legislation If there was any. appreciation to be  passed by the Liberal Government in shown for the fidelity with which he  aid of women and the protection of had rendered that service, he was  children. This, to her mind, was the confident that he would carry the  kind of legislation ,that was most polls on December 1st. ~  needed and most beneficial, and was At the conclusion of"his- address  a step in the right direction. Of Dr. DrJ MacDonald said he .had been  MacDonald she said -he had ever handed a ietter from the city of En-  shown himself ready to go into every derby asking his support for legisla-  part of his district to discuss roads tion looking to enlarged sources of  or any other matter affecting the!revenue for municipaiities, and. with-  people, and had faithfully served hisj0ut committing .himself as to definite  constituency t the best of his abilityi^^ he gaJd he.fully reaiized. the  and. for this reason she appealed tojposition   Qf   the    munIclpalities   and  promised to   give   serious   considera--  tion to any legislation whicli" may" be'  brought down in their aid. --  ���������������������������   On   the   prohibition -question   Dr.  a'i clean ;mart  ..Therefore, if-we 'w6ura.'j^[acI)onald vwa8>eqii������������������l^^c!wr.p^e^^,-Br^^^j  keep politics clean~:Twe--mu^ influence   to. .' -      I  clean men in politics; we must,show havewenacted in the proposed liquor  them, that we appreciate them being J law legislation giving effect to "the  clean, and this can only be done hy will of the people as expressed on the  returning   them   to   represent   us - in  parliament.  Dr. MacDonald was very fair and  quite non-political in his speech. He  said he had even changed his views  in some respects but did riot indicate  the nature of the respects. He was  positive that in his public life in the  past four years he had never questioned a man's politics w.hen it came  to a matter of public business. His.  policy had been to give every mail a  square deal and to demand the same  Dr. MacDonald also took the position that the question of roads and  bridges was secondary to that of  the advanced pension legislation put  cn_the_,.statutes__by_Premier_PHver_;s  question of - moderation, a policy that,  while making- liquor more accessible  under government regulations, would  at the same time protect the .home  and the "good name of the Province. -  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  X       HULLCAR���������������������������DEEP   CREEK       X  XXXXXXXXXXXXX*  Dr. K. C. MacDonald held a meeting in the Hullcar hall last Friday  evening, Mr. M. C. Dunwoodie occupied  the chair.    The addresses given  Government. This, he deemed to be  the most important legislation in the  public interest.  Dr. MacDonald spoke clearly and  was very easily followed in his line  of thought. He impressed one as being tired and weary of striving in the  public ��������������������������� interest and then coming up  against that lack of appreciation  which confronts men in public life. He  The letter referred -to by Dr. MacDonald, but not read, set forth the  position in which the municipalities  of the Province find themselves, and  contends that "there is not���������������������������cannot  be���������������������������any real reason why sources of  revenue enjoyed by the Municipalities in other Provinces of Canada  should be denied them in this Province. It is therefore suggested that  the municipalities should be granted  (1)   the  whole of the  personal  prop-  erty tax collected within tfijeir-Hm-  its; (2) The whole or the amusement  tax collected within their limits (this,  in the smaller municipalities, would  amount only to a very triflinj? sum):  (3) A fair share of tno automobile  tax, corresponding zo cost of road  and street maintenance for automobile traffic; and (4) a larger school  grant   (the   grant   now   made   to   the  followed   closely   the   work   of   the! municipalities  in  aid  of education  is  by   Miss   Seymour   and, Dr.   MacDon-. Liberal Government since it came i  -- ������������������* _._��������������������������� ,1           ^***!__. .lis.      _.������������������. ��������������������������� ��������������������������� ������������������_.        '     4  n        ���������������������������*���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������      2m        ��������������������������������������������� _d nl.n������������������i,l ** rv      4 li _-_       ������������������V\ r_ ������������������  aid were well received, a goodly number turning out to hear them.  Mr. W. F. Laidman, the Farmer  candidate for the Provincial house,  held a meeting in the hall on Thursday evening. On account of the inclement weather there was but a  small attendance.  Mrs. Archibald of San Diego, California, mother of Mr. B. R. Campbell  of Deep Creek, is here on a short  visit.   ;  Mr. Dave Lawson was a business  visitor  to  Salmon Arm  last  Monday.  Mr. John Gillick is at present baling hay on his farm in Deep Creek.  Mr. James Duncan and Mr. Donald  Lindsay were among those who shipped their hogs last Tuesday, Mr. F.  Murray of Armstrong being the buyer.  Polling day next Wednesday, Dec.  1st. Be  sure  and  register  your vote.  Order your Christmas greeting  cards this week. Stock just opened  up.    The Walker Press.  to power in B. C, showing the many  obstacles it had to face as a result  of the collapse of the old boom-day  policy  of  the   former  administration.  At the very outset, he said, his  government had been forced to adopt  a policy of retrenchment; pay-as-you-  go; as the banks refused to allow advances beyond the assured revenue.  At the same time the government  was called upon to meet the obligations of the old government contracted under the period of frenzied  finance  and   railway  construction.  Dr. MacDonald referred briefly to  the legislation of the Oliver government and went on to show that as a  result of the enforced policy of retrenchment followed from the start,  the credit of the Province had been  brought back to its former stable position. This had meant an increase  in taxes to each and all, but the government .had to have the money and  the most equitable means was adopted to   get   it.     Road   appropriations  in.'exactly the same in amount as that  of ten or fifteen years ago, when  teachers' salaries and the general upkeep of the schools were only fifty  per cent of what they are now).  Alternatively to the adoption of  these proposals: (1) A grant In aid  of all local rates, computed on a population per capita basis, might be  made; or (2) the Provincial Government might take over the entire  school system, thus relieving the  municipalities of their greatest ��������������������������� burden.  A similar request from the city was  made of Candidate Laidman.  Leap Year Dance, December 10th,  in Enderby Opera House. Good time  guaranteed. Refreshments served.  Admission, $1.50 couple; single ladies  $1.50; extra gentleman, 50c. Proceeds  to go to Boys' Hockey Club.  Have your personal greeting cards  prepared for you early. The Walker  Press. OKANAGAN  COMMONER  THURSDAY. NOV. 25, 1920  #ltauagait Commoner  In which is merged The Enderby Press and Walken's Weekly  Published every Thursday at Enderby. B..C  by the  Walker Press,  at  S3 per year: J1.50 six months. .  H. M.  WALKER  (Member  of the  United   Typothetae  of America)  .���������������������������-ilv.Ttisiiitf Kates  Contract or Regular���������������������������10c a single-co'iumii inch up to  half page:  ovor half-page, SOc an inch each insertion.  Transient or irregular���������������������������5Of an inch; cash to accompany copy to insure publication.  Wain Ads���������������������������20c: per line fir.st insertion, 16'c per line  each subsequent insertion. Count  U words to line.  Local  Notices���������������������������L'.'c-  per  line;   Local  readers,  10c line.  Cards of Thanks, $1.00.  Ll-jtuI Notices���������������������������J fie per line 1st -insertion; 10c per  !ine o.u-h subsequent insertion.  Water Notices���������������������������15 0 words ancl under," $10.00; each  additional 5 0 words, $ 1.00. hand Notices, Timber Licenses, Certificates of improvement, $ I 0.00 for 60 davs,  $7 for 30 days.  THURSDAY- NOV. 25, 1020  A MacKelvie Victory  Hwas llu1 handsome majority given bc. Ihc cily  oi' Vernon and adjacent lerrilory lhal won lhc  contest i'or Editor MacKelvie���������������������������a genuine, practical recognition by llie people who know him best  of his many excellent qualities', and an appropriate way oi' settling an account long past due  General Federal Election  7ov services rendered in ihc interest oi' the locality where hc has made his home. Whal was said  at the outset oi" lhis campaign by lhc Commoner  wc wish to say again. '"Editor MacKelvie has  long heen a staunch Liberal Conservative, and  iu's services in thc j nleresl of the party surely entitle him lo any recognition lhat could bc given  him. His long residence in the Okanagam and  his broad insight info tlie needs and possibilities  of lhe district especially fit him for the position  lo which hc is now an aspirant and lo which hc  has since been elected. No man could be better  fitted to undertake lhc work laid down by the  Hon. Martin Burrcll."  Col. C E. Edgett, Ih.c defeated candidate, need  i'cel no heartburnings owing to thc outcome of  the contest.    Hc put up a clean fight and made  a remarkably good showing, when his inexperience as a campaigner and as a public speaker,  and  his  poorly-constructed  platform   arc. taken  into consideration. Not only had hc lhc strongest  arid cleanest old-parly man  in the fight againsl  him, but even the Premier of Canada, probably  the strongest  campaigner  in   the  Dominion, assisted.by other powerful speakers, with abundant  campaign funds, were" put. in  thc field in order  to   beat'hi in.     It    is    apparent   from   lhc  majorities given, him Where the Farmers were organized, that thcy, as a body, stood true to their  organization anclo lhc Soldier-Farmer Candida lc.  By. (lie same token, il is apparent that organized  Labor either did  not  vole  or  voted  against the  Soldier-Farmer candidate, anti the same may be  said of the Liberals, who, by their district organization, were pledged to support Col. Edgett.   Tl  would seem  that Col. Edgett lost morc than hc  gained by this endorsement.  Thc result of the polling in the different localities proves conclusively that nothing of importance can bc gained in an election without organization. Take the vote at Enderby. Armstrong  ancl Oyama, for instance. At these centres' thc  United Farmers are well organized and arc prepared to work to better their condition and the  condition of thc country generally. At each of  these polling places Edgett was given a major-  itv. On the oilier hand, where localities were onlv  recently organized, or the .organization was oi  thc old non-working type, the,, results were thc  reverse, and the Government nominee won' out.  If the United Farmers will lake a lesson from  this .campaign^ and by it J earn thc importance of  "effective organiziitYon'\TiHlVl1^^lT^itliT^^6"f"^t"lVcT  and unorganized political entanglements, thcy  will havc gained quite tis much as could have  bcen gained bv them bv lhe election of Col.  Edgett.  In Ihe Provincial campaign the United Farmers havc no unorganized political entanglements.  They can hack their candidate, Mr. Laidman, a.s a  farmer���������������������������one of their own class, and a man wilh  a clean record and of ability. Mr. Laidman has  won supporters till along the line in the campaign  lie has been conducting, and in some localities is  mccling audiences numbering twice and three  limes those wliich gather to hear Dr. MacDonald.  lhc Government candidate, if the Uniled Farmers profit hy llie experience in the federal elcc-  lion. and work a lillle harder for Iheir candidate  On > January 1st, this year the Commoner said,  speaking of the political outlook: "Just now the  political pulse feels quite normal. What it will  be a year from now, or two years from now, may  bc quite another slory. If a period of depression,  of hard-limes, of failure in business, is to follow  the presenl period of superficial prosperity lhc  countrv is enjoying, it will come in thc winler of  1020 oV early in 1921. Thc politician that can  look ahead will 'gel in ahead of thc slump.' Premier Oliver is not a political novice. He knows  when lo jump. And if wc can go by the signs of  the times, he will conclude to appeal lo life people  in lhe fall of 1020. By lhat lime he will have  demonstrated the belter part of his policy tmd the  workabililv of his legislation. Whal he cannot  show by the fall of 1020 hc will nol bc able lo  bring out in 1021. for condilions will bc less favorable. It is a safe wager, therefore, lhal thc  next Provincial election will bc held in 1020."  Whal wc said then has come Irue. Without  presuming lo prophesj* in connection wilh lhc  federal election, wc would point out lhal lhc  same signs which preceded the Provincial election arc now lo bc noted in connection with thc  Dominion. And it is almost certain that Premier  Mcighcn will go t'o thc people cither before or  directly following thc next sitting of the Federal  House. Dispile all we havc heard from Federal  speakers in thc byc-clcclion campaign just ended  about Premier Mcighcn having a mandate from  Ih.c people to carrj*- on, it is generally felt lhat all  this talk is dimply lo hold over until thc leaders  gel a line-up oif the situation. This Premier  Mcighcn has succeeded in doing on his recent trip  West. He has become acquainted wilh lhe people  nnd with conditions. That he will now put ihe  business of thc country into shape so as to appeal  .to thc people for a clear-cut mandate wc firmly  believe. Heretofore in Canada, Avhen.for any reason lhc Premier has had to resign and another  has been called to form a government, the governmcnl has been formed and an appeal made  to the people for a mandate to proceed. This the  present Premier has not done. He, therefore, is  in the uncomfortable position cf occupying lhc  seal of an autocrat; named by a few self-constituted governing individuals to carry on thc work  of Premier Borden, yet without sanction or authority from the people.  Premier Mcighcn gives promisc of being one  of Canada's greatest Premiers. He is a genuine  "lind" just at" this lime. He is too good a man to  become involved in thc aftermath of war commercial intrigues which havc, if reports be true  infested governmcnl circles at Ottawa since peace  was declared. If hc had lhe backing of a strong  mandalc from lhc people, he could exercise thc  power thc people want him to exercise and make  a clean' house of what is generally believed to bc  a very dirty one. Without such a mandate hc is  morcorless at thc mercy of the "inner circle" by  whose choice he became Premier.  piHCIVICfRI  \A\i\. work, and no pl^y n  Mates Jacfi. a Ju.ft;bby.  All worjfc and no jl/Ml  Gives merchants no joy.  100 CAN'T HAVE  A LAY  OFF!  t&L   II Shopping* otubsidfi;  All Running Store.Dowm:  ah iackofa������������������ic������������������Mi  MAKES JUST A DULLTDWH.  ^S>5irw;^5w������������������>-'_l  UY WHERE  ������������������feSJ3*S]  YOU LIVE   P* iL-   ; v  G&XS  Z&���������������������������  9  A Hard Road to Negotiate  LET US FIT YOU UP FOR  THE WINTER  Heating Stoves, : Ranges ��������������������������� McClary's  JPipeless  Furnaces  Everything to keep you warm during the winter months. ������������������*  Keep your floors clean ancl easy to keep  clean and warm. . Cover them  with Linoleum.    We have a large assortment of .patterns to choose from.  Price, $1.G5 per square, yard.  Foltol Floor Oil Cloth,  90c per square yard.  CROCKERY���������������������������Beautiful   Dinner   Sets, $22.00 to $35.00.  FANCY CHINA.  Logging .and wood cutting tools. Everything you  need for the camp.  Horse   Blankets,   Sweat   Pads   and Harness.  Plumbing,   Heating   and   Tinsmithing.  Fulton Hardware Company  Plumbing Heating  ENDERBY, B. C.  Tinsmithing  WE BUY  EGGS  CREAM  BUTTER  POULTRY  DRESSED MEATS  ETC.  We guarantee a fair  market. price for your produce and make  prompt payment.    Ship to  J*. Purns & Co. J-td,  Vemon  lhc   Provincial   House-  Mr.  Laidman   will  bc  overpowering ma-  has in thc Victoria  a majorily which  lor  uie  elected .without a doubt'.    Tht  jorily which  Premier Oliver  1 louse, like  lhc same" kind *ol  was given  eensiderec  in the McBride-Bowser regime,tis not  good for lhc people, and lhc Liberals  know  greatly  Men  eently  mak  'ell well  reduced  hat this  in lhis c  majority is  ampaign.  going  to be  or women  employed  are seldom  than   when  jf  ever more iniio-  Ihcy  arc  honestly  ing money.  With falling prices and unemployment staring-  men in the face lhcy will begin to question what  has brought it aboul.  Al school  lie studied.  one didn't expect to advance unless  flow ahout il afler we leave school?  You can'l scare Dr. K. C. MacPonald. Though,  really, sometimes lo retreat is the better part of  valor. Thc Doctor went up Mabel Lake road a  few days looking for voles hc lost somc time ago.  Wc do not know lhat hc found them as wc havc  not seen him since. That is just now the mosl  ahominably bad piece of wagon road in thc world  and for the government candidate to travel il in  search of votes���������������������������well, well. But Pr. MacDonald  has a "hunch." His "hunch" tells him that votes  from any quarter arc nol to be sneezed at. And  votes thai arc losl arc like lost sheep���������������������������thrice precious. Wc havc a mental picl'urc of the words  oJVl)hie.--and-crimson, _and..yellow, and pink���������������������������  colors lhat swear at each other loudest���������������������������'wliich  were served up lo Dr. MacDonald along the. way.  Wc wouldn't dare reproduce Ihem, even at election time. "Remember Roberts' Hill" is thc elections-day slogan of thc people of Mubcl Lake. II  has been sel lo weird music, and scared upon thc  backs of men.  "When Is the Turn Coming?'  That is'lhc question on the lips of all business  men. After discussing pros and cons of lhc  whole silualion wilh bolh bankers- and business  leaders, I would submit lhis as the majorily analysis of the outlook: Severe unsetllement prevails today. Things probably will become worse  until the turn of Hie year. Already quite a number of concerns arc receiving emergency treatment from banking interests. Others are to bc  lei sink. Thc year-end failures arc likely to be  very numerous. Price declines arc looked for in  all lines which have not yet undergone thorough  readjustment. On the olher hand, raw materials  and commodities which havc already tumbled severely arc expected to begin shortly to exhibit  ���������������������������firmness. When .-retailers lower their prices to  levels in harmony with lhe cost of raw materials,  a spirited revival in buying is looked for. This  recovery, il is figured, should begin to make its  appearance very early in 1921.���������������������������B. C. Forbes, in  Forbes Magazine.  Ewjerfay Community  Wo**  Undenominational.  Director, Capt. Hev. J.  G. Gibson.    Club rooms,  Metht  odist Church and Drill Hall.  Monday   Night���������������������������Pollyanna's,   Mentoress. rMs. Gibson.  Intellectual  Night���������������������������A special Course in   French  Language-and-- Literature  will be given.  Wednesday   Night���������������������������The  Cubs,   for boys up to the age of twelve.  Friday  Night���������������������������The  Olympic's, boys over  14  and  under  IS.    Boys  desiring  to join this Club must put in their application a week in  advance.  Saturday Afternoon  at  3  p. m.���������������������������Tho Campfires, girls from ten to thirteen.  Prices arc tumbling at thc coast cities.    Sugar  _y  com-  is now selling at 16c and it is predicted by a  mcrcialwriler that' il will be selling three pounds  for 25c before spring.  Christmas Cakes  NOW IS THE TIME TO MAKE.THEM  Just arrived: fresh stock of Raisins and Currants,  Lemon, Orange and Citron  Peel  Molasses and Dales       Spices of all kinds  Almond and Walnuts Shelled  PUTlCan 3rOS. Enderby's Quality Grocers  Now is the time to get  that Overlan4 4  A reduction of $140 has heen made on the "Willy Overland Four. This  will be the price until July 1st next.  We have a few cars now on hand, and these Ave will sell at the old  price less ������������������140. The difference in buying one of these cars and a car to  come in later is the sum of $35 in favor\of the customer. The $35 repre/  sents the difference In the freight.  You should see the Canadian-made Overland in action; understand its  exceptional riding qualities, its stamina and its gasoline economy���������������������������the  car that made an ocean-to-ocen trip on 32.6 miles to the gallon, that won  the Scottish fuel-saving contest, that is getting Canadian owners up to 35  miles per gallon.  Call and allow us to demonstrate.  Jas. McMahon & Son        Enclerby ("������������������  *-'. V  <jb  THURSDAY, NOV. 25, 1920  OKANAGAN  COMMONER  AGIC  BAKING  POWDER  Q Contains no alum  We unhesitatingly recommend Magic Baking  Powder as being the  best and purest baking  powder possible to  produce. It possesses  elements of food that  have to do the building  ������������������\ip of brain and nerve  matter and is absolutely  free from alum or  other injurious  substitutes.  ���������������������������8  Under the automobile act, motorists, meeting with accidents are  compelled to report to the ipolice  within six hours, if^such occurs in  a city, and within twenty-four hours  if the accident should '���������������������������take place in.  a district municipality or in an unorganized district.  The True Principles of Citizenship  Speaking on the question of Farmer candidates  in the Provincial election, the United Farmer, of  Vancouver, puts the matter most fairly in these  words:  "We must have our leaders in parliament, not  to promote class legislation, but to see that the  farmers' interests are protected. Considerable  criticism has been leveled at the United Farmers,  but .'let me assure the doubters that the United  Fanners of B.'C. are not sending representatives  to parliament, thej' are going there as straight  Farmer candidates, and as such are independent  to do as Ihcy think, providing il is in lhc interest  of lhe Province is a whole. Il makes no difference what he was before, whether hc was Conservative or Liberal, if he is true t'o his organization, hc is now independent of all classes and  must support legislation- if it is beneficial to the  community as a whole, no matter from which  parly the legislation emanates. This is true independence, and wc arc pleased to nolc that in all  thc recent conventions lhal wc have attended the  delegates have been given a free hand to vote as  lhcy liked and to speak as thcy thought.  "This is,as il should bc in any organization, for  if our delegates arc not broad-minded enough,  and our members of parliament arc not far-seeing cnoug to support the old party only ..insofar  as it works'in the interests of - the people they  represent, then lhcy should not be placed in these  positions of trust. The coming election on December 1st will reveal thc fact of how many people arc really independent, as there is thc largest  showing of Independent candidates in thc field  lhal has ever been known in a Provincial election  in this Province." v  The Wrangle Debacle  'It's''Going to Rain  and you'll sure need a pair of our  lubbers to keep your feet dry and  keep from catching cold."'  Men's,  Women's  and   Children's  hi  ordinary light weight.       ^  Men's  and   Boys" in    white,    grey,  ��������������������������� red and black, in three, four, and six  hole lace.  Come  in  and   inspect  them  before  buying  elsewhere.  flnflerby Supply Co,  Notary PhW*c  Insurance and General  Agent  JAS. PICKSON  PeJJ Block Encjerfry  When France lent financial and military aid to  General Wrangle and sent him inlo Russia to set  up a government independent of the Russians  and to oppose the Soviet government, England  refused to go into the scheme, and left France to  handle the "Wrangle invasion alone. Tliat invasion was the beginning of the end of all Allied interference with thc Russian government. For the  past Iwo years or morc thc Russian people have  been bled'white by the hand of war thrust upon  them by none other than thc financial interests  of Europe, backed,by Britain, France and Italy.  One army after another was equipped and sent to  invade Russia/then Poland \yas egged on and did  assist. This failing, then Wrangle was sent into  Southern Russia and thcrc set up a form of gov-  !eminent which was recognized by France.  No^c .we see the end. of that, invasion���������������������������like thc  end of every invasion in Russia���������������������������a miserable  route. Here is the way it is described in a dispatch from Constantinople: "Sebastonol is thc  centre today of a wild debacle. Rs harbor is  filled with watercraft ranging from war vessels  to0rowboats, all-carrying human cargoes away  from the rising Red wave. General Wrangle's  army, is in eoljanse and the conquering bolshevik  troops occupy the city. The .White troops were  practicallv wiped out in their defense of the narrow neck of the peninsula, where three divisions  checked twenty-two assaults Jay- twenty-eight  divisions of the enemy."  What irony lhere is in thc fact that all the  troubles from which the unfortunate peoples of  JSiirope are now suffering are the direct result of  the interference and the meddling of the larger  nations who, today just as of old, are attempting  to use the little fellows as pawns on the great  world checker-board for pelf and vpower���������������������������and  these the nations which pride themselves unceasingly on their adherence to the principle of "self-  determination" for the little fellows. By the  same token, the cable inform the world that now  since the people by popular choice have voted for  the return of King Consfantine to power, both  France and Britain have declared that the will of  the people of Greece must not be carried out. It  is a funny world over in Europe, isn't' it?       ������������������  Insuring Against Want  Merc continuous effort, accumulation without  a fixed plan or system, niggardly economy on  the onc hand and reckless prodigality on thc  olher, arc not specifics for old age. Wc well  know, that strict attention to business, a policy  of "sawing wood" or thc process of spending  little and accumulating much docs not always  work out in the accepted dramatic formula of  "living happity ever after" fifty. A deliberate  study of results compiled by the Magazine of  Wall Street by an eminent statistician leads to  somc amazing revelations1, which prove that the  aforesaid good intentions do not materialize in  practice.    The figures prove:  1. Al thc age of forty-five, only 4 per cent have  accumulated anything���������������������������and kept it.  2. After fifty, not one in a hundred can recover  his financial footing, and not more than 2 per  cent are independent.  The world has been looking a long time for  a meaner man than the onc who avails himself  of thc pleasure of reading the homc paper a  number of years and then orders it returned  to the publisher marked "refused." At last the  search has bcen. rewarded. A scientist some  place down in "-Georgia recently put a setting of  alligator eggs under a hen lhat wanted to set.  Of course it was for scientific purposes. He  wanted to stiuty hen psychology. Thc first egg  brought out was enough for Biddy. She started  north and.is slill going.  ies  Pipes  Tobaccos  Cigars  Cigaretts  All  the, choice  brands   and  flagrant mixtures  A. Reeves  Druggist and Stationer.  ENDERBY  >*--..  "������������������������������������������������������sysKf"  Most people think that when thej' havc responsibilities they must carry them all on their minds  every minute. But. responsibilities are not to be.  carried"; they arc to bc met and solved. To  carry them, around on your mind is useless; besides, such a practice will so weary your mind  that you cannot think clearly enough to meet or  solve anything. If you have responsibilities, and  wc all. have our share^filc them where you can  get at them when their turn comes; but do not  load them onto your mind.���������������������������Christian P- parson  Jf you could control the energy which you  waste in anger and direct it along constructive  lines, as you can do if you wish, you could reach  any position in -life for which you aim. No man  "finefs himself" until he has learned to "control  himself."���������������������������Hill's Golden Rule.  As the snow falls  so do the wages  Also the price of meats at  Tho Cash Meat Market  ���������������������������sf  Cash paid for new-laid eggs, good dairy  butter and poultry  F.W.DUNN, Cliff St.Enderby  The ultimate of an excessive wage rate is at  hand. Hosiery workers 'at'J-owcll, Mass., are now  asking to have their wages cut, preferring lower  wages to idleness.   a  Small effort means small success*���������������������������there can't  be anything big achieved without big effort..  LAND   REGISTRY  ACT     ������������������  To all whom it may concern re part  Block 14 Subdivision part tot 837,  Map 423,  Enderby.   ���������������������������  -' Whereas proof cof loss of certificate  of title No. 22207A- issued to Alex.  Campbell and "covering the-- above  land   has .been   filed  in   this   office.  Notice is hereby given that at the  expiration of one month from the first  publication hereof, I shall issue a duplicate <)f the-said certificate of title-  unless ln the meantime valid objection thereto be made to me in writing.  Dated at the Land Registry Office.  Kamloops, B. C, this 12th "day of  October, A. D. 1920.  H. V. CRAIG,  Q28-5 District  Registrar.  Start your Christmas shopping.  I'd rather be a Could Be  If I could not be an Are,  For a Could  Be is a Maybe  With  a  chance  of touching  par.  To the Electorate of the North Okanagan Riding:  Ladies and Gentlemen,���������������������������In presenting myself to you in the coming Provincial election on Wednesday, the  first of December, I do so as a Farmer Candidate.  In standing as a Farmer candidate  I am placing Agriculture before party.  In soliciting your support as a  Farmer candidate I do so mainly on  tho ground that Agriculture is the  basic industry of British Columbia  and it is in the best interests of this  constituency and the province at large  that the personel of the Provincial  Legislature should contain a fair percentage of Farmer representatives.  In asking you to pass judgment as  to my ability to serve this constituency faithfully and to its advantage I  am relying on my record in the various local public matters with which  I have been connected in the last few  years.  I do not advocate thai the Agriculturists of tliis province should attempt  to organize for the purpose of forming a Farmers' Government.  I am positively opposed to class  legislation and believe that the various industries of this province should  receive   equitable   consideration.  If returned as your representative  on December .1st I will endeavour  among other things to secure legislation on the following matters:  Legislation with a view to encouraging and increasing the agricultural  production of. B. C. by the improvement of marketing methods and facilities.  Betterment of social conditions in  rural districts with a view to encouraging the rising generations to remain on the farm.  A thorough investigation in the  working of tiie various agricultural  departments with a view to avoiding  the present overlapping and duplication of work.  Efficiency in the departments of agriculture and horticulture with adequate salaries to the officials.  An equitable and definite road policy for the Province of British Columbia.  More economical administration of  the  Public  Works  department.  Government assistance to Municipalities and Hospitals on a definite  basis.  Development of the natural resources of the province with the removal of the present restrictions  placed on prospecting for iron, oil  and  coal.  Conservation of water by Government ownership and control of all  watersheds, and for ' Government  guarantee of bonds for development  of irrigation works.  The above are some of the principal  issues on which I venture to appeal  for your support, and if honored by  being chosen as your representative  in the Provincial House I am prepared  to devote my energies to the best of  my ability in your behalf irrespective  of your political opinions.      ���������������������������  Yours  respectfully,  W.   F.   LAIDMAN.  VOTE FOR THE FARMER OKANAGAN  COMMONER  THURSDAY, NOV: 25, 1920  \r  mr  w vr mr mr mr mr mr ms m* mr mr mr mr  vr %������������������  it  st s^r st  st st st st st st s\ st  st  st ** ry st  i? CHURCH   SERVICES X  St    St    St  METHODIST CHURCH  Pastor;*'Capt.'Rev. J. G. Gibson.  Sunday School, 2:30 p.m. Mothers'  Class and Bible Class held in conjunction  with  the  Sunday  School.  Divine service at 7:30 p.m. Subject  '"The Crowning Vision." Everyone  cordially invited.  ST. ANDREWS  CHURCH  Minister:   Ro\\  John W.   Stott,  B.  A.  Services next Sunday as usual at  11  a.m. and  7:30  p.m.  Sunday School at 10:   Ml.  Ida at 3.  Mr. Piper will conduct both services.   y a a a a a a x a a a x a a a x  y COMING    EVENTS H  ii All ads under this head. 15c line X  .r   ������������������.* sr   sr   sr   sr   fc-- sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr    sr  ,s   rs   ,s   js   rs   j* J.   JS   ������������������ JS   js   js   js   js   JS    JS  Keep January 10th open for ' big  Masquerade in Enderby Opera House.  sr  The Presbyterian Ladies' Aid intend holding their annual Bazaar on  Saturday,   Dec.   11th.  sr  A Cinderella Dance will be given  by the Ladies' Hospital Auxiliary in  Lhe Farmers' Hall son Tuesday night,  Xov.   30.    Admission   SOc.  sr  Be sure to attend the big social given by the United Farmers, Dec. 2nd,  in the Farmers' Hall, Enderby.  sr  rs  A special meeting of the Enclerby  Librarv Association will be-held in  the City Hall on Dec. 2nd, at 3:30 p.  in. All members are specially asked  to attend as owing to tlie resignation  of ihr> Rev. J. Gretton as chairman,  and Miss Seymour as secretary-treasurer, new officers must be elected, the  future of the library thoroughly discussed.  sr  rs  St. George's "W. A. will hold its  Annual Bazaar of sewing, home cooking, candy, rumage and tea on Saturday. Nov. 27th in Parish Hall.  ENDERBY LOCAL  Will hold a social evening on Thursday. Dec. 2nd, in the Farmers' Hall.  A full programme'has been arranged followed by . refreshments and  amusements. Admission 75c to each  and  all. ��������������������������� .  ENDERBY     OPERA     HOUSE  YAlfE-GIVES   M'KELVIE   MAJORITY  The final returns obtained Wednesday evening gave MacKelvie a majority of 3S9, with five small polls yet  to hear from.  MacKelvie Edgett  We regret there was some dissatisfaction expressed owing to the non-  arrival of a comedy for Monday  night's show. Though we are in no  way to blame for this 'we have decided to put Saturday's show on at  regular instead  of advanced prices.  SATURDAY,   NOV.   27th  Wm. Russell in "Shod with  Fire" and  Sunshine     Comedy,     "Sheriff      Nel's  Comeback."    Prices 35c and 15c. Show  at S:30 p. m.  X  Provincial election returns will be  received at EnderbV, Opera House  on  Wednesday,   Dec.  1st.  Eight reel show in addition.  Come and cheer for your candidate.  Prices SOc and 25c. Show starts  at S p.  m. _________________  Want A^s  3c a word first insertion. 2c a wortl  each insertion thereafter:   25c minimum charge;    10c extra  ���������������������������where cash.iioes not accompany, order...  The ladies 01 the Catholic Church  wish to thank the people for their  patronage at their Home-cooking Sale  whiH.   netted   ������������������52.30.   FOR SALE���������������������������One team, weight 32S0,  logging sleighs and wagon. Apply  J.   A.   Morrison. nlS-lp  HAVE YOUR XMAS SEWLVO done  early at Mrs. C. Oppertshauser's.  Price,   reasonable. tf  FOR SALE���������������������������One Jersey cow. due  February; Ayrshire bull calf, registered stock; daisy churn Xo. 2;  blacksmith's forge. B. H. Morris,  Enderbv. nlS-2p  Vernon '���������������������������...;     S9S  Penticton     515  Armstrong    V     2-1S  Keremeos     160  Aspen  Grove          10  '���������������������������Falkland           11  Lumby            G5  .Mara          13  j Okanagan   Falls           GO  ! O'Keefe's           32  Oyama            95  Benvoulin            3G  Peachland     ."    14 S  Summerland     , ..     150  West  Summerland  ...    310  Mineola             2G  Cawston       53  Kelowna        490  Kaleden    ���������������������������   Princeton        Shorts       Reid's  Landing   ......  Enderby       Killiney      Hedley     -.   Griffin   Camp      Coldstream     \.. . ,  Glenemma       Lavington      Midway       Sidley       Copper  Mountain  Allenby       Tulameen   Coalmont       Bridesville       Cascade      Westbank      Naramata       Fife       North   Fork      Grand  Forks   (urban),  Grand   Forks   (rural)  Greenwood       Boundary Falls      Osoyoos      :..  Riverside    . ."   R.ock  Creek      Carmi -   Deep   Creek      East   Kelowna   '.'   Commonage       Grindrod        Okanagan   Landing   ..  Silver   Creek      Ashton   Creek      Blue   Springs       Okanagan  Centre   ....  Woods   Lake      Hullcar       Brown's Creek     Kenore   Holt      Ewing's   Landing   ....  Ellison      Glenmore       Grand  View "Bench   ..  Hupel        Trinity Valley    Kelowna (rural) ....  Kedleston    Mabel Lake    Rutland    Sq _sih=K el 0-w.n n .-.  2G  134  10  7  SI  9  55  45  S5  9  20 '  2S  4  9  23  '  9  P  11  11  47  75  3  7  191  76  90  4,  4  3S  32 .  ** 11'  6  70  ".'11  17  25  3  7  IS  39  51  15  7  4  11  67  53  1  7  2  12  19  96  ._SG   571  520  344  54  21  17  69  04  11  G  38  25  2S  129  296  10  4S  509  8  15S  4  195  7  30  G2  30  27  30  42  24  9  23  17.  12  42  42  39  37  14  26  163  90.  95  22  22  20  19  45  36  2S  S  43  IS  5S  23  1  4  36  50  16  9  4  30  20  25  26  19  i  52  .12_  HAPPY   COMMUNITY   EVENING  Pollyannas    and    Olympics    Entertain  Thdjir   Parents  at  a   Banquet  in  the Methodist Church. .  All telephone users are indebted to  "Central" for the patient and obliging  service in giving accurate returns.  East   Elgin   Vote  S.   S.   McDermand,   Farmer  3043  J.   L.   Stansell.  Government   .... 2S55  W.   G.   Charlton.   Liberal     1949  The Pollyanna and Olympic clubs  organized under the Community Plan  by Rev. Capt. and Mrs. Gibson, are  to be congratulated upon the excellence of the service and entertainment given in the Methodist church  last Friday evening. The affair was  one of the happiest and most sociable  ever given in Enderby and the character of the program rendered was of  a very high  type.  Nearly 200 plates were laid on long  tables extending tho full length of  tho body of the church. Those were  served by the Pollyannas, while the  Olympic boys helped in the preparations and the handling of the large  crowd, and the Canipfire girls acted  as ushers. All were appropriately  dressed in the costume and colors of  the clubs and presented a quaint and  pleasing appearance.  After the banquet was served and  appropriate toasts were given, the  following program was pleasingly  rendered, each of the children participating in a manner which showed  clever   training   and   supervision:  Following an address by Mr. Smedley the chorus "Good Pals" was given by several Pollyannas; than a recitation by Mae Eadie and a solo by  Sis Sparrow. Vera Sharpe gave a  recitation and Kate -Broom a song,  which was enthusiastically encored.  A recitation by Antoinette Paradis  was followed by short speeches by  members of the clubs giving information relating to the working and aims,  of their organizations. A duett by  Kate Broom and Grace Brash was  well received and was followed by  Mrs. Gibson who, gave a remarkable  characteristic recitation brincing viv-  idly to mind the horrors and cruelties perpetuated by the Turks in the  Sultan's name. Elsie Lucas was heard  in a recitation and Winnie Large-in-  sweet song with banjo accompaniment. "Darkey Eccentricities" were  given by Julien Robarge and Henry  Walker who were "made up" to bring  down the .house.  After brief remarks by Capt. Gibson on behalf of the club members  and a standing vote of appreciation  from the audience the evening closed  with  singing  the  National  anthem.  condition,  the  new  road  being  quite  impassable.  Mr. C. Garden of Glenmary was  here last Monday attending to his  duty as returning officer.  MAIL    CONTRACT   ������������������  Sealed   Tenders   addressed   to   the  Postmaster  General  will   be  received  at  Ottawa until  noon on Fridav, the  31st  December,  1920,  for the conveyance  His   Majesty's  Mails,  on  a  proposed  contract for four years, twelve  times per week on the route between  Enderby  Postoffice  and   Railway  Station,  from the 1st April  next,  j    Printed   notices   containing   further  : information   as   lo   conditions   of  pro-  ! posed   contract   may   be  c seen     and  :blank forms of tender may be obtained  at the Postoffice of Enderby,  and  at the office of    the . Post Office Inspector. -,  J.  F.  MURRAY.  Post Oflice Inspector.  Postoffice   Inspector's   Oflice,     Van-  couver, B. C; 19th  November, 1920.  The Enderby Hockey Club has  been re-organized for the season and  ice will be made when weather conditions permit.  CITY  OF   ENDERBY  Revision   of   Voters'   List,   Year   19121.  Notice is hereby given that the first  sitting of the Court of Revision will  be held at the City Hall, Enderby,  on Friday, tho 10th day of December,  1920, at S o'clock p. m., for the purpose of revising and correcting the  Voters' List of the City of Enderby  and of the extra-municipal portion of  the School District of Enderby, and  heaing and determining any application which may then be made to the  said Court to strike out the name of  any person improperly placed thereon, or to place on such list the name  of any person improperly omitted  therefrom.  Dated at the City Hall, Enderby,  this  25th   day  of  November,  1920.  GRAHAM  ROSOMAN. '  3t City Clerk.  "  =1  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  X GRANDVIEW   BENCH X  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  A. Turner was taken to the Salmon Arm hospital last week suffering from erysipelas.  The local U. F. of B. C. held their  monthly meeting last Saturday night  with a very good  attendance.  A few people took in the basket  social at" Deep Creek last Friday  night and report having a good time."  The  roads  here  are in a very  bad  =~  NEW    POLE   FIRM  li. C. SHOE REPAIRING���������������������������Quick and  sathf.K t'iry work. Xext door Bank  of  Hamilton.  'OR SALE���������������������������I have a few pure bred  White Wyandotte cockerels for  .sale. Thoso are all from L. F. Solly's special pen with a 252 egg  record. Price $5.00 each. W. B.  Gosnell.  R.R.   i,   Knderby.  FOR SALE  Furniture     ���������������������������  Carpentering Tools  Farm -Implements   (single horse)  One   pure-bred   Red   Poll   Cow  One   grade   Shorthorn   Cow  Driving   Horse  Double-seated   single-horse   Democrat  Buggy  One   set   brown   Driving   Harness   ���������������������������  One set black Driving Harness  One  Team   Harness  Chickens  Cook Stove  Heater  .Magazines,   Books,  etc.  Terms   Cash.  Apply    ROBSON    &   SEYMOUR  Brown   and   Company   Open   Office   in  Enderby and Are in the  Market  for  Poles  and   Posts.  Mr. E. T. Brown, late of Xew Westminster, moved his family to Enderby last week and has established an  office here for the purchase of poles  and posts. Mr. Brown and associates  are in close touch with the prairie  market, and are prepared to handle  any purchase however large or small  The newly established' company has  engaged to take over the business of  Mr. J. Monk, Grindrod, who has been  buying for the Imperial Company, and  of Mr. Blackburn, Enclerby, who has  been buying for the Great West Company.  ATTENTION!  I wish to announce to the public  that I have started a general draying  and teaming business and am open  to do any kind of work in that line  at reasonable rates. Prompt attention given to your orders. Phone 63.  J. A. MORRISON.  Now is the time to select your requirements for  Xmas.  Our store is well stocked with gifts  suitable  for   young   and   old.  WH-SON'S  THF.   POPULAR.   VARIETY STORK  Postoffice one door  Bast  ENDERBY,  B.C.  How Well  Do You See?  If you find yourself squinting  ancl frowning at your work, it  is an indication that' you are  straining your eyes. Continued  strain of this nature will seriously, if not permanently, impair your sight, and it may be  difficult to restore il to normal  If an Agricultural Constituency cannot return a  Farmer Member  ^ n   how can the Cities be expected to do so.  VOTE FOR W. F. LAIDMAN  to represent you.  When an Auto Comet Here  for Repair*  with unerring accuracy. Skill and  we locate the cause of the trouble  experience enable us to do that. And  once located we proceed to - remove-  the trouble ..with the same expertness  with which we locatedit. Remember  ns next time your car needs attention. Now is the time to- overhaul  your car for ncxt year. Just bring  or better still Phone 26 and we will-  call for it.  JIANP'S GAflAGp:  PNPWPY  When yow  buy SfanfteWs  you get  tfte best far  men  Also a complete line of Rubbers, Boots and Shoes,   Hats, Caps  and Gloves, of the most dependable makes.  Gents' Furnishings  shings Five  Hoses Flour  Groceries  again.  Today is the day if you need  glasses. This is the place. Come  here and be. fullv satisfied.  N. A. KOURY  Optometrist   &   Jeweller  Enderby  Groceries, flour  feecj & Crockery  Our full line of Xmas Fruit now in���������������������������  Raisins,  Currants,   Peel  Walnuts,   Almonds,   and  Desicated Cocoanut.  All  fresh and  nice stock.  Teece & Son     Phone 48    Flour, Feed & Groceri  es  KING EDWARD  A name that stands for the best in hetel service  King Edward Hotel     ?;.,^URPHY      Enderby

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