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 *���������������������������  v <?.  _���������������������������-*  v\  \������������������tf  nt / 3 2o Vr  /$  ./,  IP OC; ��������������������������� -'> *  V'^ J/6/>LV-  0mm0%tt  IN WHICH IS MERGED THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  Vol. 13, No. 49, Whole No. ^.,-J  THURSDAY, FEB. 24, 1921  Subscription, $3 a year  Enderby Hospital Society Closes  Its Most Successful Year  The annual meeting of the Enderby!     It was decided to ask E. R. Peel to  General   Hospital     Association     was, act   as   auditor   and   the   report   of  held in the City Hall last Friday  evening, February 18th. The following mem.ebrs were present: President Hawkins in the chair; Aid. Gaylord, Aid. Nichol, Mrs. Jno. Folkard,  Mr. Chas. Oppertshauser, Board members; and Mrs. McPherson, . Mrs.  Walker, Mrs. H. ,W. Keith, Mrs. Jas.  Graham, Mrs. Jas. McMahon, .Mrs.  13. Gray, Mrs. Jas. Martin, Mr. Jno.  Lucas, Constable Bailey, H. M. Walker, acting secretary.  The following report of the Board  under  date  of  Feb.   18th,   was   read:  "We have pleasure in submitting  herewith statement of receipts ancl  disbursements for the past year, and  wisli to congratulate you on the very  satisfactory state of affairs therein  disclosed.  "During tho year 1920. with the  generous aid of the people of Enderby, we have been enabled to erect a  much-needed addition to the Hospital  and it. is hoped 'that the new wards  - will shortly < be ready for occupation.  "We trust that it will be found possible at an early date to remodel the  entrance-hall, so that stretcher-patients can be more conveniently .carried in; to repaint the entire exterior  of the building and make- several minor improvements: also to complete  the furnishing of the new wards and  to add to the general ^equipment of  the  institution.  "The.thanks of the society are duo  to Mrs. Walker and those associated  with her in the formation and efforts  the  secretary-treasurer  was  accepted  subject to  the  auditor's'report..  At this juncture it was announced  that the annual membership fee of  $1.00 would have to be paid to entitle  members, to vote in the election of  ollicers and sixteen names were enrolled.  Mrs. Jno. Folkard; Mrs. E. Gray,  Chas. Hawkins and Rev. W. ''J. Stott  were elected members of the Board.  Eight names were vplaced in nomination.- " -. -,  A letter from the. city named Aid.  Nichol and Aid. Gaylord as the city's  representatives  on  the Board.  On motion "of Mrs. Walker, seconded by Mr. Gaylord, a vote of thanks  was unanimously passed expressing  the appreciation of the Enderby hospital Society for the generous support  given by the people of the district iri  the Hospital Drive held in May, and  throughout the season; and especially to the Okanagan Saw Mills for the  liberal discount given on all lumber  used in the erection and completion  of the new wards.  _  Mr. Hawkins, on behalf of the old  and new Board members, expressed  the deep sense of gratitude the Society owed to Mr." Rosoman, who had  rendered much-needed .assistance to  the Board during the- past year.- A  vote of thanks was passed by the So-'  of the Ladies' Auxiliary.    This  Anx-.   ..__..,-���������������������������- ,  ,_    ���������������������������  iliary. is a most useful and necessary,cietv to Mr- Rosoman, and to .Nurse  link between your Board and the  public,.and we cannot be too grateful  for the good, work which it has already accomplished and which is sure  to. continue in the future, with ever-  increasing helpfulness and enthusiasm. '" . _v ' < "j  ��������������������������� "ft is likely "that "representatives of  ,'Mie Provincial* Government will shortly be appointed by the Municipal  Council and those elected by yourselves on the Board  of Directors.  "We have now completed the term  of office to which you elected us, and  lay down our duties thanking you. for  the confidence which you have reposed in us and glad to have had the  opportunity of assisting in the worthy  work to which you as a Society are  devoted���������������������������the development of- the community equipment and the alleviation  of suffering. "    " '  "Signed on behalf of the Board of  Directors.  "CHAS. HAWKINS, President."  A statement of receipts and disbursements from Jan. 1st, 1920, to  Feb.   18th,   1921," was   read   showing:  RECEIPTS.  Bank of Montreal:  Balance as at Dec.  31,   1919    $171.06  Less    cheques   outstanding    104.70  McPherson, matron, for the able man  ner- in which she had carried, on the  Hospital. '"     :; .       '  =1"  "66736  953.00  Government   Grant  Empire   Day   Celebration':  Gate   receipts    $540.S5  Dining  room    , 250.00  Dance         65.00  Tags  receipts      125.65  Refreshment booth.      90.2S    1,071.78  Public   subscription      819.00  City of fnderby:  Donation     $500.00  Less advanced for ex-  - penses    of   Empire  _ V   New Board  Meeting.  ���������������������������'" Following,,the.- ajmual, meeting ,*ot  the' Society   the   newly-electedc Hospital Board met for organization pui-  poses.     Mr.   Hawkins   was   re-elected  president*  Mrs.   Gray  vice-president;  Rev.  Mr.  Stott  secretary-treasurer.  The second Friday in ��������������������������� the month  was set as the regular meeting night  of the Board.  Several routine m,aCtcrs of business were disposed of, when Mrs. McPherson, hospital matron, ..reported  to Uie Board the nature of the affidavit she had to take in her report  to the Health Department: That she-  was not keeping in the hospital' any  one not requiring hospital and medical treatment; that Mr. Bilsland did  not require such treatment; he was  physically fit;, and in her opinion  it was inhuman to keep him confined  to" a small room without reasonable  freedom to get about.  On motion of Mrs. Folkard and Aid.  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  X ENDERBY   BRIEFS X  *XX XXXXXXXXXXX  Good  morning!     Know of a  house  for rent?  S. Poison left on Monday for the  coast on a visit.  John Mallory and family leTt this  week for Vancouver to reside.  Mrs. N. E. .Landon visited Mrs* J.  B. Gaylord from Armstrong last week.  Mr. and Mrs. Charlesworth of Mara  were visitors in Enderby on Monday.  Messrs. Bennett and Harvie of Deep  Creek were "in Enderby on Saturday  on business.  Dr. jSumner will be in Enderby on  Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of  next week.  Mr. ahd Mrs. Geo:. Heggie of Vernon,  were visitors of Mrs. A~. L. Fortune  on Friday last.  Mr. and Mrs. Ben Hamilton are  leaving next week for Coeur d'Alene  City, Idaho, to reside.  Miss Bessie LaRoy left on Thursday last for Three Hills, Alta., on a  visit to hcr sister, Mrs. H. Clark.  Thos. Sharpe, representing the U.  F. of Deep Creek, left on Monday to  attend the convention at Vancouver.  " J. F. Moore and A. L. Glen left for  Vancouver ^Monday to attend the annual convention of the United Farmers held there this Jweek.  Mrs. Wm. Garrett, who was operated upon in Vernon Hospital last  week for appendicitis,-is expected to  return to her home*, early next week.'  "���������������������������Win." Broom,. after ' spending two  weeks visiting his- mother and sisters in Enderby returned to his position with the C. P. R. at North Portal, Sask.,'this week., 3 - .>'_,-_.,  The marriage of _ Miss, Emma"{Carl-  son to ,Mr..-."Se"vefhei''J6Kh8toh,->:to6k  pla������������������e,at',Vernon^qaiSaturday,;and von"  "Pied Piper of Hamelin" Plays  Inspiration Into Children of Mara  Day celebration  Membership  fees  .92.6E  107.35  13.00  $3,060.49  DISBURSEMENTS.  Hospital  Building:  New   addition    and    alterations  to  old   portion $1,7SQ.15  Repairs            31.85  Furniture  and   equipment....     225.11  Electric Light rate           4S.12  Allowance  towards  salary  of  assistant (13 months at per  month  $25.00)-      325.00  Christmas  Gift  to  Matron...       50.00  Public opening of new wards   .  15.25  Postage     7.25  British Columbia Hospital Association,   membership   fee. 5.00  Sundries           13.00  Balance:  Bank of Montreal, as  per pass book, Feb.  18th,   .1921   .......$591.78  Less     cheques     outstanding   .........    32.02  559.76  $3,060.49  GRAHAM ROSOMAN,  Secretary-Treasurer   pro   tem.  Nichol, the secretary was instructed  to call the attention of the City Council to the complaint of the Matron,  and to ask the city to take some action in the matter, as Mr. Bilsland  was being kept in the hospital as a  city patient at a cost for special attendant on Mr. Bilsland and hospital  fee of $7.00 or $8.00 or more per day.  Tho 'ladies of the Hospital Auxiliary handed to the Board a list "of  furnishings required in the new wards  which it was estimated would cost  $150, ancl .on motion of Mr. Nichol and  Mrs. Folkard, Mrs. McPherson and  Mrs. Gray were empowered to make  the purchase of the furnishings listed,  not to exceed the estimated amount.  XXXXXXXXXXXXXH  * GRANDVIEW   BENCH X  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  James Baldwin had the misfortune  to be badly kicked by a "horse a few  days ago.  Jesse Tomkinson was a business  visitor.to Salmon Arm on Saturday.  Mrs. Dorothy Woods spent the  week-end with Mrs. Jack Monk.  Louis Wagner, who for some time  was working for E. Schindler, has returned to his home.    '  It is rumored there is to be a wedding on the Bench shortly.  Frederick J. Dysart add Miss Daisy  Boesch visited Mrs. David Laing Watkins last week.  _X-.-������������������*ii������������������_>^^_atfJ3^^  Monday :Mr:-:and .Mrs.^. Johnson-> left  Enderby fqr Minneapolis to reside.  G. Perret of' Saskatchewan, who  lias, been spending a few days in, Enderby, moved his carload of household goods to Vernon Tuesday because he could not get a residence to  live in here. - -        -  In a hockey tournament, being held  at Salmon Arm as we go to press, in  which teams from Enderby,' Salmon  Arm and Chase are entered, Enderby  won the first of the games with Salmon Arm team.  C. Rutherford, harness dealer some  years ago in Enderby, but later o.  Kelowna, was-in town last'week and  rented the brick block -next to .Geo.  Sharpe's butcher shop, and will "reestablish himself in the harness business here March 1st.  E. B. Dill, who was taken to Vernon hospital  Saturday the 12th, inst.,  All roads led to Mara last Friday  night, though all were riot roads, in  condition for traffic.    However, it was  _������������������  a record crowd that gathered in  Mara to witness the presentation of  that delightful children's opera, "The  Pied Piper of Hamelin." And there  never was a better pleased audience  in Mara hall. The performance could  lot have been better produced by  professional  opera children. ���������������������������  Under the direction of, Major Feilden and the training o'f Miss Stewart  the children sustained their parts excellently and there was not a. hitch  from beginning to end. -  Bertha Gray, as Elsa, showed decided talent and sustained a long and  varied part .exceptionally well for so  small a girl.  James Bell, as Hans, Ella SHvon as  Gertrude, and Dorothy Davy as the  Major's daughter, each showed some  very good  acting. r  Mary Bruico, as the ' schoolmaeter,  played the role - well, while Manley  Patterson as the mayor of- Hamelin  looked  quite a seasoned  actor.  Major Feilden as the Pied Piper,  could not have been improved upon.  He is an artist in stage setting and  creates an** atmosphere most true to  the time and place in which the part  is cast.  The performance of the "rats" delighted the audience and these little  fellows had to respond- to a hearty  encore. ������������������ _ S'���������������������������' 7  Muriel McCready and Johm Buttery  worth showed - to\|>artJ.cular,-'a'dyantage,  iii'" the VBallet::d^^fcttJg^$&K' '^ySj.  in a very critical condition from sep-.  tic poisoning, has made a most remarkable recovery under the special  treatment there given, and is expected to return to his home next week.  The Maori quintette entertained a  fair audience in the Enderby Opera  House Saturday evening. As the  singers were suffering from colds  they did not appear at their best, but  there was novelty In "their performance and a haunting sweetness in  their music that was much* appreciated.  Mr. and Mrs. Jno. Folkard motored  to Lumby with Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Boll  and Mrs. Jas. Graham, to attend the  funeral of the late Coel McDonald,  whose death took place last Thursday  from heart failure. Mr. McDonald  was one of the early pioneers of the  Okanagan. Burial   took   place   on  Sunday.  Last Saturday afternoon the boys*  hockey team of Armstrong came to  Enderby for a game with this town's  hopefuls. They had the game all  right, but didn't score. Enderby's  coming champions shot ten goals,  then took their visitors out for refreshments and sent them home satisfied if not happy. Harry Oppertshauser was in goal for Enderby,  Ralph Stevensoji and Ernest Bhoom  right and left defense, Alvin Woods  centre, and Jackie'Jones and Everett  Dunn right and left wing.  applause^frbmiaU^parwiof-HheJhan.V,  "l"'"The"Vs'oenes."''ofrthe '���������������������������' 'JWateK.' Gate  Hamelin,'and the Round Tower.show-:  ed .the rare artistic skill of Major  Feilden and were greatly admired.  It is safe to say that nothing like  so ambitious a performance has ever-  been ' attempted at Mara by school  children,  and  certainly no    perform  produced in the Enderby . Opera  House this (Thursday) evening, starting at. 8 o'clock.  The Mara performance was -a delight to all who saw and heard the  children, and when it was learned  that Major Feilden and Miss Stewart,  Miss Allen and the school children  would be pleased to repeat the performance at .Enderby as Mara's con-J  tribution to the Enderby Hospital  Fund for furnishing the new wards,  a few friends decided to bring the  Pied Piper to Enderby to give all���������������������������  and especially -the school children���������������������������  an opportunity to enjoy it. -As a re- -  suit of- the efforts of these friends  Enderby will have the opportunity to  .see the Mara school children in this  successful performance, . presented'  with all the special scenery and orchestra accompaniments.  Every school child will ,want to see  these children cf Mara .in the Pied  Piper. # The price of admission has  been put at 50 cents for adults and  25 cents for children., . .  -  The   ritara   children   will   come   to __  Enderby  by   sleighs* at  the  close  of'."  school  this  afternoon.    Nearly ,50  of,  them  are  in  the  cast and  they, wJUlvV-.-'  be  accompanied   by  10  to  15 . adults: JVV  Preparations  are being made ��������������������������� by . the W>:  . cac |  AsSi'S'y&i  yss?yi!&  ^JjT-tl-S-^L  ladies of' Enderby toiprovidea tSo66^fSS-^S'-'S^:^  time for .the children on their. arrlva1jj^^fVI%-^Jji^&  -   ���������������������������  *-      i    ���������������������������   ������������������������������������������������������'.;."'xi.r\:*.;*.,Ai.A^W^rS  ateof.-preparlng.j,^  J������������������V.n_?_;__^:-*-l_ia'.^S_^^  UNITED  FARMER'S  SOCIAL  Another oC-those delightful"social  evenings characteristic of the Enderby Local was held in Farmers'  ance" has "ever"been "carried 'through jHa������������������ ,as* Thursday evening. The hall  so successfully. It was a revelation jwas Crowded, and r-r.y in-the audi-  to see the talent brought out of the|ence were of the ������������������Pinion rthat this  children by Major Feilden and Missiwas the best socIal of the winter's  Stewart.    They  deserve  great  credit. s������������������nes'  for the good work done, and for the1.   Certainly an excellent evening's en-'  promptness  and  completeness  of  the tertatnment   was    provided,    and   all  several acts. &  . ,To Miss Allan, also, much credit is  due, for it was she who arranged the  dances, the cleverness of which added  so much to the success of the opera.  Mrs. George Butterworth;. accompanist, and Cyril Rosoman, violinist,  helped materially towards the very  successful=evening. ���������������������������  At the close a hearty vote of thanks  Wjis given to ~1I who had helped and  worked for the success of the performance, and especially to Major-  Feilden.  Many in the audience at the close  of the performance, personally co_.~  gratulated Miss Stewart and Major  Feilden, and urged them' to repeat it  at Enderby or some other valley town  and they would guarantee them a  crowded house. In fact, many expressed the thought that It would bo  a great pity If. after so much work  and skill, no further opportunity  should be given others to witness and  enjoy the  play.  We understand Major Feilden and  Miss Stewart and all children taking  part are willing to do so If arrangements can be made while the roads  are good for sleighing.  At the close the audience repeatedly called the performers, individually and in groups, to the stage and'  showered  them  with  applause.  After refreshments were served  dancing was enjoyed some hours.  taking part were to be congratulated  on the success of the affair.  Vopal selections were given by Mr.  Martin, Mr. Thos. Robinson, Mr. J.  A. Glenn, Mr. Gilders, Mrs. McNab,  and the Misses Kate'Broom and Winnifred Large, each of whom won the  hearty applause of the audience. The  cvent^of-^the^evening=-vas-=thc^comed>v  sketch "My Turn Next," so well given  by Miss Maxwell. Miss Jean Duncan.  Mrs. K. Glen, Mr. Gilders, Mr. K.  Glen and Mr. Robertson. It was put  ort exceptionally well and the acting  of all takingf)part���������������������������especially that of  Miss   Maxwell���������������������������was   greatly   enjoyed.  Refreshments were served and ���������������������������dancing- followed, the Mara orchestra  providing tho music.  PIED   PIPER   FOR   ENDERBY  It will be good news to the school  children of Enderby and vicinity and  to all Enderbyites to learn that "The  Pied Piper of Hamelin," that delightful children's opera which was given  at Mara lastr Friday evening will be  ENDERBY LOSES TO ARMSTRONG  Enderby's hockey team lost to Arm  strong on Armstrong ice last Friday  night. They were accompanied by an  enthusiastic bunch" of rooters, who  were prepared for a fast and furious  game. Thcy were not disappointed.  It proved all this���������������������������and morc. But in  the end the score' stood 4-5 against  Enderby. J  - Some say Enderby's failure to win  may be laid to the heavy if not brutal checking of Charlie Johnson by  Armstrong's heavy defense, who  hammered the boards with Johnson  most uninerqfifully.| Others declare  Enderby lost because of slow and less  effective passing and stick handling  than usual, and a weaker defense.  There may be other reasons. But  the fact remains, Enderby lost. And  in losing this game they dropped out  of the running for high place; while  the winning of the game put Armstrong on safe ground to top" the  League. V
OKANAGAN  COMMONER
THURSDAY, FEB. 2-1, 1921
������feaitagait Commoner
In which is merged The Enderby Press and Walker's Weekly
Published   every  Thursday  at  Enderby,  B. C .  by  the  Walker  Press,   at
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each subsequent insertion. Count t;  words to line.
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Cards of Thanks, $1.00.
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line each siib.-equeiu insertion.
Water  Notices���������150   words   and   under,   $10.00;   each
additional   TiO   words,   Si.00.     Land  Notices,  Timber   Licenses, Certificates
$7 for 3 0 days.
of  Improvement, Si 0.00 for GO  days,
THURSDAY, FI-:
1921
More Houses Are Needed in Enderbv
"o
We feel that wc cannot speak loo posi lively
lhe need ol* more residences in Enderby. Each
day the demand for houses increases, nnd Ihc
spring rush inlo lhc Okanagan towns' has
yel commenced. Tlie question is becoming
oi" vital importance, especially lo Enderby.
here we have had no increase in buildings in
pitst four yea:'s.    The increase in residences
not
onc
for
lhc
lias
becn confined almost entirely to (hc making-over
of* a  few houses  that were
enough lo live in before tlie i
demand is for3 twenty lo fifty
gooo
nol considered
scarcity.    T'o clay th
new houses in Enderbv.    People who have hccn renting are. in a
Bf I O
few instances, contemplating building their own
homes?- Tliis no doubt wi
for houses to some extent.
.i.
IV
ciable degree. Tl
built
lhan
not
11 reduce llie pressure
.bul' nol lo any appro;
or rental
thcy ever
vet as hia"h
lore must
purposes,
uive been
l)c a number of" houses
I-.en Is are noyv higher
in Enderby.    They are
tiiey siiould be when the rale
cl _v_i tlwil   cunt   yji     \icli^k.-5   alC   uu\cu   jmIu   cn_v-U(.l I i I.
There can be no better time to build limn llie
preenf.    The pric of lumber lias dro??oed from
o ���������%!}(> ner thousand" (base price.}-"And we
o
ft   1 !
undei'sland
j-"-1
lhe
nrn
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material
result iha
as was ])o
age  of
niOnM";*^ ^ lie*
or indirectly
we need them
lv
'c m
rcduc
.11
other
e<;
ncs of" building
iccordingly. -with the
one can build .almosL as cheaply' -now
siblccfivc or six years ago.    The shorthorn cs   has   been   acutely   felt-in . recent
as a  result,
noyv
, f-r
er.
step further and broaden out so as lo make sonic
practical use of thc information which has been
gathered at so much expense in lime and money?
Nothing is lo be gained if yyrc slop at knoyving
aboul the extent of the Dominion's natural resources, if no elfort is made to make practical,
use of Ihcse resources. Wc have an example of
lhe difference belyvccn knoyvledge and practice
in yvhat we can sec in thc changed policy in thc
United Slates. For years thcy stopped al knowing lhc extent of their natural resources in the
"mailer of water-power, jusl as we are doing Loday in Canada. Then, a fcyv ycars ago there yvas a
change in policy inaugurated. A system of dams
yvas undertaken, the construction ol* which cosl
the federal government millions of dollars. But
hundreds of thousands of acres of. dry kind yvas
brought under cultivation and millions of hqrsc-
p'oyvcr yvas developed for hydro-elcclric and
oilier purposes. Instead of turning over to private companies these immense undertakings, the
federal government there undertook to develop
thcwaler-poyver I'or the stale, and in this "way
lhc people populating vast districts yvcre given
all the facilities for light and poyvcr and irrigation, and at a very'- low tax.
Here wc have, an example of whftl can be accomplished by the slate by adopting a broader
policy and one lhat makes practical use of the
information at hand. Tf it can be done across the
border, it can bc done in Canada.
To mention a case in point. -Here, in lhe Okanagan yvc havc a number of towns���������^Enderby,
Salmon Arm, Armstrong, Vernon, Keloyvna;
Summerland and Pcnliclon, and all the counlry
between, struggling along under a heavy loud to
maintain individual lighting and powcr plants.
For lhc niost part these individual plants are
costing morc to operate than is laken in in revenue. And the services, are nol what they should
be. At thc same lime, we have, according lo thc
oflicial figures compiled by thc" federal conservation commission, water power going io wasLe
flowing past our door thai if harnessed���������at com-
         to
A tool you, &.re it yktu- ciecicLe.
para lively
1 liOJ
illcv.
sufficient
1 ll
V-
Iii lie expense���������would bc
tricily for all purposes for- llie whole
ind from onc powcr plant.
.A^���������
Another Jail Break
Tl
ic hole in "..life
City Hall yvhich is
o
in thc basement of  thc
for lhe holding of pris-
We need homes, and
It was the. high cost of lumber and of labor thai slopped bidding. But there
cannol bc this excuse now. Building material is
coming down in price.    A reduction of twenty per
cent in lumber costs nVtisl be followed by
auction in Inbi.
bcrmen arc no
,i;
a re-
ami otner budding costs.    Lmu-
)repared lo sell at rock-bottom
hi
yvall
used
Lei's was again broken on Monday morning and
a man by'the"name of Harry Mitchell, alias" Morion, got away. Mitchell was arrested Friday lasl
i'or passing a cheque on. a Vancouver bank with
which hc had no account.    He. appeared* before
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If a promising opportunity should
come to you this year rcquii ng a
payment ot $1,000, what would your
position be? Yet a small weekly saving Cor the last five years "would have
given you that thousand dollars,
ready to make money for you and
available by the mere writing of a
cheque. Start today. Another five
years will soon go by. .  ,
QF HAMILTON
J>.0.  SMART,. Local _U.ii_ng.ei-
ENDERBY,
Magistrate
Barnes   Salurdav
morning
lime for
;1
and "was
invesligav-
remanded'for a yveek to allow
lion.    The" man  registered al Uic
hole] as A. E. Moi^an, and yvas in loyvn bul a day
when he passed a cheque on a ' Vancouver btuil
King Edward
prces. The- increase in freight rales will, . of
coui's", make lhe cosl to the builder heavier than
it used lo bc. bul yvii! not add lo lhe cost as much
for
ihe
$70.00
Li������
cheque
in favor of E.
by lhc name
signed
as (he difference between living cosls today and
those of lhe pre-yvnr period. That yvages yvill be
reduced  lo meet lhe reductions in olher lines is
cerlain. But whether Ihcy come down noyv or
later will nol. materially lessen ihc xieed for immediate rcsumplion of homc building in Ender-
ny..   <>s
ahead of
Ihe time
ll-   ;��������� ::t.'>lu
supply  lb
s communilv centre w
fall back."   \\7e
lo slarl is now.
'.    ': ���������'���������    IO
need
:!.
must cither get
cannot stand still.    And
To-^waiL uulil the sum-
invite failure, for if we cannot
or houses  lo live  in  yve must
expect lo see lhe people \vi
homes move on lo oilier tow
more nlenliful.
:0
ns
come
when
here  lo
houses
ffct
r->"-1
arc
What is a Policy
He
Thc siis-
of 'Constable Bailev yverc aroused when
T. Abbofi.
of .Mitchell.
pICJOl
a y\irc came back from Vancouver lhal lhc man
had no-account with the bank, and Mitchell yvas
laken into custody. A description of the .man
yvas sent to the coast cilics, and by Sunday Constable Bailey had orders lo hold bim. from both
Vancouver and Noyv Westminster, yvilji other
localities making further- enquiries about him.
.ihese requests from the. coast police and thc
numerous other enquiries convinced Constable
Bailey thai' he had in.his keeping a much-yvanlcd
man, and hc doubled his precautions against his
getlng away. He yvas al the City Hall until one
o'clock Sunday morning and again Sunday night
until 12.:>() ?vionday morning, when he left for
]Tanoi^aIU.ci^Luuniiag^oJf^aJlJigLi-UJ.n^lh(^CLL\^J5t'^
VICTORY BONDS
T7IC.TORY BONDS,
^ other securities and important papers should be
kept safe from fire and biir-
glary.
Safety-JDeposit-Boxes 'may
be rented in the vaults of
this Batik" for a small charge.
BANK OF MONTREAL
A conservation policy lhal
Ihe monopolist and an open
df-veVi.rr and home builder
h
is a closed door to
Between thai hour and daylight Mitchell
.-ceded  in  loosening a  board wherc  the hot
.���������liters the cell from Ih.c furnace and
m
suc-
air
some wav
scantling inlo
lhal
I i ve
Vol
out
I
.split the
This enabled  Ihe
bars and wilh  lhis
pressed lhe hoi air
iole   large  enough   f
without  much
yvhich Ih.c iron bars yvcre
man io draw oul one of
nd
door lo  the aclual i-qc>
is   the  only  policy jl^
Canada should adopt. Conservation is efTcc
only when  il is undertaken  before  the con-:"
of natural resources have-passed
oi' tin- hands of  the people al la
posse-ion of individuals.
A.-ling upon llie ivi ommendation of lhe Norlh I This is lhe third or fourlh lime a prisoner has
American Com-rvalion Conference. held in kscaped in a similar milliner from thc cell in lhe
Washinuion. D.C., carlv in  1������(){), the Parliament ICilv Mall basement. Each lime lhe hole has bcen
irrevocably .Ihi'O"*.'1
r"c inlo lho'Viico Constable Bailev
ling call al y "���������-���������'
8 o
the
CiOCK
lird
he [)ried cif the radiator
pipes backward, making
or him to get his body
dillicully. He was away
came lo make his m,orn-
Ol     (..
nieni
lion
aunda then enaelcd a hiw for the establish- j rep.uref
f a p'M'iuaiH-nl Commission of Conserva-
Ibirtylwo members. The woi'k of lhe
Commission has heen purely investigative, con-
"-ullalive and advisory. In the years lhal have
intervened since' the Conservation Commission
w ��������� . c lahlished. invesligalions have been made
along all lines showing lhe extent of lhe Dominion's natural resources. Reports are lo'be had
giving lhe ex len I of these resources, and where
Ihev are mosl abundant. They can tell us lo a
fraction jusl what the Dominion Hits, in possible;
water-power, forest reserves, land capable of agricultural development, etc.
Rul when one asks yvhy the federal government does nol take some steps lo make use of the
mass of detail gathered, by developing these "resources for the good of lhe slate and the people,
lhe reply invariably is, "Il
o
reply
the governmcnl.
What.  then,  is a
is against  lhe policy
���������)
riiangcaiMc.'     (
ment?   Cannol
an
lie
policy /
here  be
federal
And is a policy un-
no  further  dcvelop-
govcrnmenl
take  a
in   Ihe
nexl prisoner lo
known, il i.s not
.nine weak, yvay, ready lor llie
make his gel-ayvay. And. be il
lo lhe discredit of the men who
get away lhal lhcy make the allc^mpl. Anything
in lhe shape of a man lhal would passively sub-
mil lo heing confined lo lhat hole in the yvall
woidd havc to be in either a drunk, a funk or a
stupor of imbicilily.    If is a fit hole for a Siwash
Established over 100 years.
Enderby Branch
Total Assets in excess of $500,000,000.
* C*-
J. E. Leslie, Manager
3
Yon tnako
-to-open.to.
a big mistake
..hav_o_
.your.
if vou   wait for the auto season
Bf
machino__ov_orha tiled. NjCLWLIS.
TBE TBIE,   and   THIS   IS  THE .PLACE.    We cj
give you the service that satisfies."
m
Jas. McMahon & Son Enderby
\"%\3    L
A name that stands for tlie best in hotel service
JCing Edward Hotel     LS'C5URPHY       Enderby
������'-
lo sleep off a jag in. but  I'or anything else it is J
thing else
worse lhan unfit.    These periodical escapes from
lhe Enderby jail yvoukl be amusing if the consequences were not' liable lo bc so serious.
Under thc Highyvays Act the Government may
confiscate a parcel of land for the purpose of
constructing and maintaining highyvays, and no
compensation shall bc aid for any land so entered upon, except in eases: (a) Land on' yvhich
lhere is any building; (b) Land yvhich interferes
with an orchard or garden, or, (c) When the land
taken is found lo exceed!-20 of Ihc total acreage
of the land comprised    in     the    original
in
croyvn
grant.
Are your Jams and Fruits
Gettiug* Low ?
If so we can help you out.
We carry a good line of Jams a nd   Marmalades: at  reasonable
prices.
Try a lin of Keller's Old Country Marmalade.
Fleishman's Yeast every Tuesday.
DuriCan  BrOS. Enderby's Quality Grocers
Counter Check Books
Can   be
supplied
by your home printer at a saving to you, Mr. Merchant. lb  Tl-iUKMJAY, bEB. 24, 1921  OKaNACtAN   COMMONER  PREPARING   FOR   THE   BREEDING  SEASON.  Any time of the year is time to  prepare for the breeding season. If  it is too late to, secure proper conditions for this season it is not too late  to  get  ready  for  next  year.  No matter for what purpose breeding is carried on, to get best results  it is necessary to know what is back  of each individual in the mating.  From a practical standpoint "the  hen that lays is the hen that pays,"  so it is from this standpoint that the  mating of. the pens will be considered.  First of all to know Uie individual  pedigree of each bird it is necessary  cither to use single ma tings or to  trapnest, and, you can bank on it, it  you are to do go_od, careful breeding  either one'of these methods jnust be  followed.  Tho single mating system served  its purpose; it was good but extravagant. By the use of trapnests a male  may be mated to a flock of females  and the same accurate results obtain-  ed as was the case where the individual mating was  used.  If trapnesting has, been practised,  a number of the most vigorous high  producing hens will have been reserved from last year's layers. If no trap  nest records are available by which  to select your breeders, dependence  will have to be placed upon selection  , from  external   characteristics.  Providing they arc in good, vigorous condition, the late moulters may  safely be retained as the best pro-"  slucers.  These yearlings  should  make most  valuable   breeders.        Do   not   try   to  .  force them, let them come in to lay-  injg   natually   and   they   should   be   in  'the   best   possible   breeding   condition  at the proper time.  Early,   well   developed   pullets   may  also   be   used   to   advantage.     Again  the trap nest records should  be used  as a basis for selection. ''If it is not  . possible  to  trap  the  year  round,  try  to  trap-for "the winter moutiis.���������������������������ii������������������ing  "those records" as_,a basis for selection.  Tf trap nesting is out of the question,  select,, those--pullets   that- have   been  _ laying heavily, up to the time of mating.    This can readily be told by the  fading of-'the shanks'.  To these females that have been,  selected should - be mated, either,  cocks that have been tried out., and  whose   daughters   havc   been   .heavy  If you have not been doing careful  individual  breeding,  it  will  be  advis-  tafcion: . Early or infixed grain,'loniger time. The m*ost important - May gels should be harvested! be-  mangols, grain seeded with clover, point in getting a good caltch is fo fore severe frosts occur. They  able to-secure breeding-males from or grasses, 'hay, 'pasture. About one'have the seed damp enough, so that should not be topped so close that  a breeder who has and on whom you, Waif of ���������������������������Ulne manure (12y, tons) is it will not dry out, 'and-'to Hiave the' they will bleed, and. should "be  can depend. i applied ��������������������������� to   the   .barley   stubble   and soil   pressed   firmly  .about  t'he^seed. handled  carefully  if  they  are  to  be  In selecting the breeders both male' l1' 'owed   under   in   the   autumn;   the It    pays    to     take   extra   time   and stored    for    a    long    peniod.       They  and  female vigour should ever be the' balance,   (12y,   tons)   is worked  into trouble to put the seed in .right even should   receive   plenty  of  ventilation  watchword.  i lhe 1-an'u as soon-as it is fit to work if  it "is  necessary 'to make  a wench  when- .in  storage.     The   "Yellow   In-  Do not use stimulants to force pro-'in   tlle  spring.     "When  fche  land  has for   the  seed   with   the   hoe  and   to termediate"   is  easily  harvested.     It  duction;   be   careful   not   to   get   tliC'loeeu   v''orl':e^'  so   eliat  ^ As   mellow cover a,n*d pack the earth clown with is one of the best yielders ancl con-  birds   over   fat;    feed   sparingly     on i  and  friable it is thrown up into low tho feet.  tains a large 'percentage of dry mat-  whole grain especially to tlie old I fll'illls" 30 inch'es al>Ilrt and- the tops -As soon as the .plants are up in ter.���������������������������J. A. Cla  hens, and make them "scratch for alllor 'theso ������������������l������������������BSed off with a pcfe or rows they sboifd be ed,ged with a Dominion Exp.  thoy   get;    feed   lots   of   green   feed, j fem'e wiH' . Thc sec(l is  then sowecl hoe  or  hand  ^Uvator.     The  latter_ lottetown.  As  soon  as the iplants  are  up  in ter.���������������������������J.  A.  Clark,  Superintendent of  .exlmental   Far.m.Chai-  such   as  success.  Husbandman  1  MANGEL   GROWING  New Manager For C.P.R. Hotels  Mr. Frank L. Hutchinson, after  many years service has .resigned hia  position as manager in chief of Canadian Pacific hotels tocengage in  other business, and Mr. Andrew Al- ���������������������������  lerton is appointed general superintendent of Canadian Pacific hotels -  ���������������������������with offices at Montreal.  These announcements   have   been  The > growing   of   mangels, has   re  ceived a great impetus  in  many dis  triots" owing  fo   tho   serious-loss   ofr  turnips,   caused   by   club-root. -" The  man<gol  is  attached "by  very  few  insects or diseases,  and   when  successfully       grown     .produces     immense  y(;el-ds  -of   succulent   fee'd,   so   neces-  sar.y   for  livestock   Uh.raugh. t-h,e  winter and spring months.  iSoun'rt* .iiresh plump seed s'hould  be secured ancl large quantities of  producers or vigorous, well-matured ' the very best home-grown seed "are  cockerels tho sons of hens that have , now. on the - .market. The 'mangel  been    heavy    producers    ancl    whose   requires    p"cnfy    of    moisture ' ancl  Wholesale Arrests  Canadians With Ccn-chs  Halt!    \\lio  goes  there?    S  wi th   a   cough.  "Someone  .... ,      'about IV.  inches deep, at from 4  to will   straddle  "the   row   and   do   bolh   sprouted   oats,   clover   hay;, /- ���������������������������.       ...       ���������������������������,        , r..,      . ,,..,.    I   -op that Uhe breeders are kept healthv  G  l>0,,mls l)er acre������������������ 'according to the sides at once.     Ihe horse cultivator,,  investigation  is being made by the  ancl  hustm-   -md   the  resu't  will  be ���������������������������C!ualiLy   oI  thc  sccc1'       The   "planet sh'oultl    Lhea   bo    run    trough   th������������������ Department of Mines  into a vast de-  "'' Geo " Robertson '    PoiiRrv'Jun,or"   oulUvator   and   seeder   is   a rows GVery w*ek ?r aCtei" every raiu Posit  of  soluble  clay   which  is   close  "   very satis factory ini'plom*en<t  for this until    the    tops    cover    tlie    ground. to Tvierritt.    It is believed that it will  work.     This  is  followed   by  a iheavy Thorough,  persistent cultivation will p,"ove t0 ])Q (jie very valuable beilton-  volter   firmling   the'earth   about   the add'^greatly to  the crop b'y conserv- jte     Bentonite  is  used  in  arts  as  a  WHO AM I? seed, so   that   it   may-get   sufficient ing  moisture and   destroying  weeds.1 f.]ler  for  finishing paper an'tl  ce|.Lai|,  moisture,  for   germination.   During  a The iplants slhould  be  thunned  to   10 textiles.     There  is  a  greatly   ihcrcas-  m morc powerful than the com-  d������������������T 'Period it  is  well- to seed  in th'e inches apart in the row* by the time in��������������������������� demand ������������������or u'   '   ������������������ -      "      '      V  b-neil armies of Uie world evening  so  that -zhe  earth   m'ay   re- they   get   foor   leaves,   and" hoed   a    I am more deadly than bullets and   mahl   clrjm'P   aiJouir'd   the   seefl   for   a  sec������������������nd tinfe bef'?ro 'the r0ots Sv''e11  I have v,-rec'.ked*"moro homes than the  mightiest   of   siege   guns.  "  I steal in Canada alone - over  $30,000,000  each  year.  T spare no one, and find my victims among the rich and poor alike,  the young and tho old, the strong  and the weak; widows and 'orphans  know me.  [ massacre thousands upon thousands of wage earners ui a'^year.  I lurk in unseen,places and do most  of my work silently.  You are warned against 'me, but  you" heed not.  T -am relentless, "i am everywhere;  in thc home, on the street, in the factor!', .at railroad -crossings, and on  the sea..  I   bring   sickness,   degradation   and  death, and yet few seek to avoid me.  I destroy,, crush and  maim.    I give  nothing but take all.  I am your worst enemy.  <f>  m^mmmmm  ANT  11   ALI.ERTON  New C.P.R. "Chief of '  Hotel System.   '  daughters, the sisters' 'of the cockerels, havc indicated that tlfey will  be  heavy producers.  ?.hcuI'd, be planted in good well tilled  land, early in tho' season. It works  we" 1 with  the''following five-year ro-  jnade in a circular issued by Mr. C.  J. E. Usr-her, passenger traffic man-  *ser of the C; P. B.     ���������������������������    ---     .  Mr. Allerton', who is well known  to T.Iontuealers through his success  as manager bf tha .Algonquin Hot*>l,  St. Andrews by the Sea,- and the  Place Viger, Montreal, entered the  service of the C. P. R. in 1890 in  the dining car department. In August, 1893, ht was appointed manager  of Windsor Street Station Pining  Jiall; in June, 1894, he became dining car conductor. . Jin January, 1897,  he was attached to tht Chateau  Frontenac, Quebec, and in February,"  1905, he became clerk in the Place1  Viger Hotel, Montreal, of which he  became manager in April, 1906.    Jn  June, 1906, he vrua appointed maiK  ager - of the Algonquin Hotel, New.  Brunswick,   and    sine*    November*  1919, has been managing both the;  Plact Viger Hotel, Montreal, and til*  Algonquin.  Mr. HutchinBon, who is tmde������������������stoo*.  to" havt purchased a large farm inj j  Vancouver Island, where he intend! j         _,   _  to reside, was bom in London, Otf- ��������������������������� VV. K. Buckley, Limited, 142- Mutual  tario, .on   August   10th, ,1.869.     H������������������,J   St:, Toronto.   Don't allow a "cough or'  entered the" service of the ������������������a*nk of.rj  -cold to-linger with you.    Away with  " it! '.Ifail'Buckley's'Mixture and have  cough nrrcslfifl. This remedy never  fails.' On every bottle is a-guarantee  lo refund the money if not satisfac- .'  tory. - Delays - are dangerous. Order  now from your, Druggist . * .       20 '  Pass-friend!      Ston  cough! ������������������011 are .under arrest.    Tlious-   .  ands  of siich  arrests are being made  every day in all parts of Canada. Too  long   have   coughs   and   colds   evaded  .-justice and caused untold suffering to  humanity, but at last ihcy have been  cornered   and   overpowered   bv     Canada's famous  cough  detective"���������������������������Buck-   '  ley's  Bronchitis   Mixture.     Did   vou  ever licnr. of this wonderful remedv ? - .  "Why, -everybody is talking and writ-     "  ing about the great work it is doing  in   curing   coughs,   colds,   bronchitis,  asthma, etc.- ^  ril   The  following  is one  of  thousands''   -  of  letters  received:���������������������������"Kindly  accept-  -my sincere thanks for the" benefit, my . .  wife derived by the use of one of vour ...  bottles   of   Bronchitis   Mixture. ' "For  oyer  thirteen  years  she  has  suffered  ���������������������������acutely.    After spending dollar after  dollar  upon   various  remedies," no  relief  was  obtained.   .Hearing  of j-our '  most marvelous remedy she decided,to:-  givc it a. trial" and'1 am glad to'say - ���������������������������"  ono bottle has made her'well; - You "  are -at- liberty   to  use  my  name  ancl  should be only too pleased to answer '. JJ  any  inquiries.    Sincerely, yours, John - ~"-  Holmes,   Yorkvillc   ATve."     The.orig-    . -  inal   of   '.his  letter "may   be -scen'.at  Montreal in 1SS5 and remained ther#  until 1901 when he bceame a member.  of the Montreal Stock- Exchange. J*'  March. 1908, he joinea* tht C. P. Jfc>  service as assistant to the manager*,  Chateau Frontenac, Quebec, beeom-J  ing manager in March", 1900. J*  June, 1911, he became assistant to  the manager in ��������������������������� chief of botejf,  Montreal, and in April, \$\\\r man"  ager of the Hotel Vanewnrtr.  July, 1913, he resigned from the  P. H. to manage the Windsor Hot*  in Montreal but in April, *9X5, ht  rejoined the service to become {Of**  agey in chief of hotelf.   -*-   M"  ill  prtigrammf  durtatn at H \\.\\\.  The remarkable success ot this  delightful children's opera at Mara  last Friday evening has induce^  a number of friends to bring it to  fnderby, where it will be staged  in the Opera House by 43 of the  school children of Mara, under the  able direction of Miss Stewart  and Major Feilden, with all the  special scenery and orchestra accompaniment there shown. Po  not miss seeing it. It is being put  on as Mara's contribution to the  Enderby Hospital Fund. No local  entertainment has been put on in  recent years that has met with  such spontaneous success.  See it!  -^^pnLi-zC^l-i���������������������������^t*ri*;}*1tn :������������������i. -  '-$.$^^n\-yi\-.  Founded on  Robert Browning's poem.  Music    by   John    Farmer.  CAST   IN   ORDER   OF   THEIR   APPEARANCE   ON   THE  STAGE  School Children���������������������������  Elsa    ���������������������������    Bertha   Gray  Hans  ���������������������������. e    James   Bell  Gertrude         Ella   Silvon  Gretchen, the* Mayor's daughter,  The  Schoolmaster    ...*..  ........   Dorothy Davy      r-.Iai'v  Bruioe  The Mayor of Hamelin    *.    Stanley Patterson  The  Pied  Piper      Humphrey  Feilden  Chorus    The   Burgher's   Children  Townspeople���������������������������E. Robertson, T. Collison, R. Robertson, II.  Putula,  Cora Dale,  I-Telvie Witala,   Esther Witala,  Grace  Dale,  Hazel   Dale,  Beatrice  Cutler.  Rats���������������������������Silver   Rats,   Muriel   Macready,   John   Butterworth  ���������������������������Gray  Rats    David   Rimmer,  Katie   Gray  ���������������������������Brown . Rats    Jennie  Bell,  Madge  Robertson  ���������������������������Tawnoy Rats   ....   Eric Rosoman,  Isabel   Robertson  ���������������������������White Rats   Tules Callens, William  Cadden  Qhoncv @ut.s  GEO. R. SHARPE  Wholesale   and   P>etail   Butcher  Enderby.  B.  C.  W. J. I.n.MKK  W.M.  A.F.&A.M.  Enderby Lodge No. 40  Rcfi.ul.ir meeting* first  Thursday on or after the  full moon at 8 p. m. in Masonic Hall. Visiting  brethren cordially invited  C. II. T.EJiV.ES  Secretary  ACT  ACT  ACT  , IHs. Feb. 24th  1.���������������������������The Water Gate, Hamelin.  [I���������������������������The Round  Tower, Hamelin.    Ballot des Rats.  The Rats enter in high revelry and uancc in uninterrupted  possession  of mc  Tower  Room.  A pause:    Qutside    a    cat    is    at    hand.     No   cat  frightens  them,  however,  and  the  dance  continues.  Suddenly   the   Magic   Pipe   is   heard   outside.     The  Rats   listen   enchanted   and,   as   the   last   notes   die  away,  dance wildly in  search  of thc Pied   Piper.  Incantation by the Pied Piper.  (Flute music by Rossini ancl Ohenbach) *  III.���������������������������Next   day,   Hamelin.     Scenery   by   Humphrey  Feilden.  Adults, 50c; Children, 25c  Accompanist���������������������������Mrs.   George   Butterworth.  First Violin���������������������������Mr. Cyril Rospman.  Chorus Master���������������������������Mr. Rimmer.  Stage  Manager���������������������������Miss   Stewart.  Dances arranged by Miss Allen.  Produced by Major H. Feilden.  ENDERBY   LODGE  No. 35. K. of P.  Meets 1st & Hrd  Monday cv������������������  In Wusonic Hull.   Vlsitoracor-  dlaUy invited to attend.  O. A, RANDS.. Q. C  H. ||. WALKER, K. R. S  H. 3. COLTART. M.F.  ^C. SKAHNS, B. A.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  INSURANCE  Bell Blk.   n     Enderby, B.C.  EUREKA LODGE NO 50  I. O. O. F.  i  Mecls every Tuesday evening at 8  o'clock.   Visiting brothers cordi.ally  invited.  W. A. RUSSELL, N.G.       G. S. DUNCAN.V.G.  H. A. TEECE. Sec.  Notary Public  ,*  Insurance aaid  General* Agent   -  JAS. DICKSON  Bell Block Enderby OKANAGAN  COMMONER  THURSDAY, FEB. 24, 1921  x a X. a sc xxsj! xx xxx x x x  y CHURCH   SERVICES X  sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr  sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr    ..  *% js js  js   js  js js  #. *. js  *. j** js  rs js   js  BAPTIST CHURCH  Sunday   School  and   Bible   Class   at  10 a.m.    Everybody invited.  METHODIST   CHURCH  Pastor, Capt. Rev. J. G. Gibson.  "Prayer Service, 11 -a. m.  Sunday School at 2.30 p.m. ^  Ashton  Creek at 3 p.m.  Evening   Service   at   7.30;   subject,  "The Secret of the Great Unknown."  ST. ANDREW'S CHURCH  Minister:   Rev.  John   \V.  Stott," B.  A.  Morning at 11: ''The Sixth Beatitude." Sermonette, "The Golden Rule  of Life."  Evening at 7.30: "An Eternal Question, o  Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Mt Ida  at 3 p.m.  Enderby Wins  Hockey Tourny  Thanks to Enderby Central, here are  the results of the hockey tournament  played off last night at Salmon Arm:  Enderby won from Salmon Arm, and  Kelowna from Chase. In the final the  Kelowna team was defeated by Enderby, 3-1.  -    ST.  GEORGE'S  CHURCH  Minister, Dr. Robertson  Morning service at Grindrod.  Evensong at Mara, 3 p.m.  Evensong at Enderby at 7.30.  y x a x m ������������������ ������������������ i? x x y  X COMING    EVENTS X  X All ads under this head, 15c line K  sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr  *."������������������ sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr  sr    sr  .s   is.   j\   #������������������, .#* ...   j;   js   ..H JS   #s js   js   j.   j������������������������������������ js  The regular meeting of the Enderby local D0 F. B. C. will be held in  Farmers' Plall Thursday, March  3rd.  X  The Presbyterian Ladies Aid are  having a sale of cooking, cancry and  tea ih the basement of the church on  Saturday, 2fith  February.  ENDERBY   OPERA   HOUSE  FEB.   25th   and   26th  Pathe   News���������������������������Toprcs   of   the   Day  J.   Oi .*    1   _1 til  Owen   Moore   starring   in  '   "PICCADILLY   JIM"  Show starts,, at S.30 p.m.    Prices 35-15  CARD OF THANKS  We wish to express through the  columns of the Commoner our sincere  thanks to friends' and neighbors for  ���������������������������t>heir- kindness and sympathy shown  us in our great bereavement. ������������������  ' JOHN MILLER,  and Family-  Want Ads  3c ii word first insertion. 2c ��������������������������� word each insertion thereafter: 25c minimum charge; 10c extra  where cash doe* not accompany, order.  EMBDEN GANDERS For. Sale or will  K X XXX XX XXX X X X XX X  X ..-,   HULLCAR���������������������������DEEP   CREEK        X  XXXX XXXX XliXX X X XX X  The'regular meeting of the J United  Farmers, Hullcar local, was held in  the hall on Wednesday evening of  last week, President Martin presiding. Among othcr business taken up  was tho electing of a delegate to attend the annual convention held in  Vancouver on February 22, 23 and 24.  Mr. E. R. Weller was chosen and left  for the coast on Monday's train. After the meeting adjourned a whist  drive was held followed by refreshments and a few hours of dancing.  The winners of the first prize at whist  were Mrs. W-. B. Hilliard and Mr. Willis Hunter while the consolation  prizes went to Miss Evelyn Packham  .Aii.i     iwi,     l,.ct.lj)__    u _iul..ou.  The Hullcar Literary and Social  Society held their entertainment in  the hall  on Tuesday evening last.  We are glad to report that Mr.  Henry Hill is able to be around again  after a severe seige of bronchitis.  It is with feelings of "deep regret  that Ave chronicle the death of one  of our most esteemed residents in  the person of Mr. A. T. Pyott who  passed away in tho Armstrong Hospital on Monday evening after an illness of several weeks, death being  due to a clot of blood on the  brain which caused partial paralysis.  The late Mr. Pyott was a native "of  ���������������������������Scotland coming to .tin's country several years ago and, took up a .homestead in the Hullcar districl. He  leaves to mourn-his loss a wife and  three daughters, Jessie, Jean ancl  Amy Edith. The sympathy of the  whole community is extended to Mrs.  Pyott and family in this the. hour of  their  great sorrow  and  bereavement.  5? X X X X X X X X X X XX X x x  X MARA   ITEMS X  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  Cyril Rosoman and Mr. Coel, of the  Mara orchestra journeyed to Enderby  to take part in the United Farmers'  social on Thursday night.  J. Bell and Mrs. Cadden were passengers  to  Enderby on Friday's  train.  The sad news was received on Friday that Coel McDonald of Lumby  had passed away. He is well remembered by the old-timers here during  the construction, of tho branch line,  he having been in partnership with  .lames Bell and ran a lie camp licre.  Sincere sympathy is expressed to Mrs.  MacDonald in the great loss of a husband.  TENDERS  WANTED  wood:  to the  before  For   10   cords   of   green   fir  split, cut 42-in long.    Delivered  Presbyterian    Church    on    or  July 1st.   '  Tenders to be in bv March 1st to  A. FULTON,  for Board of Management.  SCON  Lhc walks will be covered with soft  sloppy snow  You will  need rubbers  Until Saturday, Feb.26  jWe will allow a Special discount  off Heaters  to clear  97-piece White and Gold Dinner Sets;  ������������������**��������������������������� _^  regular, $35.00; to clear at   $27.50  McMAHON & MACK  HEAVY    AND    SHELF    HARDWARE     "   PLUMBING   AND    FITTING  DUSTBANE  ��������������������������� Absorbs germ-laden dust. Its adoption in tho homes, schools,  pitals and all public 'places where liu man beings are congregated a  hours   each   clay  is  a  necessary sanitary precaution.    Our guarantee:  lios-  few.  One  For  week's   trial.     If  satisfaction  has   not been obtained, return thc balance of  package  to  lis  ancl  get your  money back.  OLD   C!TY   JAM  ' Regular  STRAWBERRY���������������������������1-lb $ .65  2-lb    1.20  4-lb    . ., 2.25  RASPBERRY   1-lb    G5  2-lb       1.20  4-lb       2.2u  Next Week only   $ .55  .:  1.05    .  2.05   55      1.05      2.05  exchange.  Enderby."  W. B.' Hilliard, Route 1,  FOR SALE���������������������������Team of heavy mares;  rising 5a and G years. Apply, Col.  ���������������������������Scottr   Salmon   Arm,   Phono   L14S.  FOR RENT���������������������������I will 'rent my town  property after April 1st. Large 9-  room house; 5 acres land all plowed ready to plant to corn and sun-  llowcrs; good "J bearing orchard;  electric: light and water in house.  ���������������������������A. M. Baird. f25-2c  FOR  SAL  ������������������:���������������������������Large  G  -roome  1  cottage.  2  lots;  furnished  or   un  furnished.  Fu  ���������������������������ther  particulars.  apply  Box 233,  En  lerby  f24-3p  HOUSEHOLD GOODS for Sale. Apply to Mrs. Ben Hamilton, opposite  Telephone  oflice. f24-lp  WANTED���������������������������Elderly woman as general housekeeper. Three children. J.  Toiiil.itisoii,   Grindrod. fl7,2p  FOR SALE���������������������������One-ton Ford truck; in  good condition. Cheap for cash. J.  Jf.   Dale.  Knderby. flO-tf  WANTED���������������������������Three   hives   of   bees   for  May  J.  J. 13.Munro, Armstrong.  fl0-3  ���������������������������  ^  WE are wanting a few choice veals;  also poultry.  G.  II.  Smedley. fl0-2p  FOR SALI'Vor TUADK-Xo. 3 Chatham Incubator; holds 154 eggs; in  good order. What offers; cash or  trade.    J. Gardner. Mara ltd.    flO-tf  X X X X X X it X X X X X X X X X  X GRINDROD   NOTES . JC  i������������������ it X XXXX X X X X X X X X X  m '-  W. Folkard was a visitor to Enclerby last week.  Miss Helen Monk is spending a few-  days with hcr parents from Vernon.  Miss Bert- Tompson of Vernon is  staying with , friends here a short  time. .  The travelling library is now at  Grindrod, under the care ' of the  Farmer's Institute.  A number of farmers are busy cutting ice this week. It is not so good  as other years, but we mustn't grumble for it goes to show how mild our  climate is.  A largo number of Grindrod people  took in the children's opera at Mara  on Friday, and all join in saying it  was the best entertainment put on by  local people they had' ever seen.  The Maltese Cross brand are best.  -      SpkVby the  Enderby Supply Co.  Et3     F>TT   T     Men's Clothing, Boots & Shoes  ���������������������������   ���������������������������������������������-*���������������������������   J^A\l^s������������������ms  Groceries, Etc.      Enderby  RANDS t^AKAGE  THE  EXPERT  IS THE  MAN  who diagnoses the trouble with your  car when you bring it to us to have  it repaired. And the expert is the  man who does the repairing after we  have explained the trouble to you.  And WHEN your car goes out of our  garage, yeu know that it has had considerate  and   skillful   attention.       0  .ANTI-FREEZE���������������������������Now is the time to  fill your radiator with alcohol and  glycerine, the only safe and sure antifreeze solution. The cost of. filling is  very small^eompared with the cost of  repairing one frozen radiator.'     "-  ENPEKBY  STRAYED  To our ranch:  one Holstein  heifer;  no   marks.     Unless   claimed   and   the  exppnso of keep and  advertising paid  before March 5rh, animal will bc sold.  KISBY   Sr   ELLINGTON  Enderby. Fob. .'!, 1921.  FOR SALE���������������������������Brick cottage on Russell  street;    G-rooms -and   brick cellar;  In   good   condition.   Apply Walker  Press. fl7-tf  Advertisement   re.   Loss  of Title.  of  Certificate  LAND   REGISTRY  ACT  To all Whom it May Concern:  Re. Lot 12, Block 5, Map 211B, Enderby; Whereas proof of loss of Certificate of title No. 5S64D, issued to  Donald Alexander McLeod, 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 of the said certificate of  title unless in the meantime valid 'objection thereto be made to me in  writing. .    ���������������������������  Dated at the Land Regisfry Office,  Kamloops. B.C., this 9th day of February, A.D.. 1921.  H. V. CRAIG,  l'17-5cS District Registrar.  MILK  Wo tnaUo ro^iiliir doliv^ry from onr  (.l.'iiry. More customers wonted.  i. J. GOLD, CITY  INCUBATORS  BROODERS  We have the largest ancl  most complete stock of Poultry Supplies and Equipment  in British Columbia. We  offer only the best. Buy  from us and save money.  Discount   to   Soldier   Settlers.  CATALOGUE   FREE  A.I. Johnson & Co.  Look to your  3jea4tk  In the breaking up of winter  we find much to enjoy. At  the same time there is much  that should make us ponder.  Most of ail, there is the  question of health, and the  danger epidemics bring. It  is the proper time to build  up and strengthen���������������������������to 'get  reserve strength that will  enable you to withstand disease. This is the season to  g_e_t_^th_e_^g_oo.d-_o:a_t_=jQf_hyp_Ojr;  phosphates and the various  codliveroii emulsions.  A. Reeves  Druggist and Slalionor.  ENDERBY     ,  We carry a full line of  PINNER SETS  ���������������������������Also  Fancyware. and  Odd  Pieces.  Groceries  Full  line  of  Staple  Groceries  always  fresh   ancl  prices   moderate.  AGENTS   MASSEY-HARRIS  MACHINERY.  844 Cambie St.  Vancouver, B.C.  Auction Sale  FARM    IMPLEMENTS,    ETC.  I am instructed by F. U. E. DEHART,  Esq., who has soid his ranch, to sell  by Public Auction, on the old Fortune  Ranch, one mile south of Enderby, on  THURSDAY,   FEB.  24,  1921,   1.30  p.m.  Massey-Harris Binder, Sleighs, Cutter  one 10-ft heavy land packer, Cock-  shut 14-shoe Press Drill with grass  seeder; 14-disc Harrow; Drag Harrow; Hay Tedder, Rakes, Forks,  Cable and Car; Deering ancl McCormick Mowers; Fanning Mill (new);  Platform Scales. Cultivator, Plows,  Blacksmith Anvil; Bellows, Vice ancl  other tools; Hay Slings, Stack of  Straw, Forks, Tools, etc; also Spring  Bed-and Mattress, Marble-top Wash,  stand,  etc.  ������������������3*Special attention is called to this  sale, as Farm Implements and Machinery have advanced from 10 to 15  per cent, this Spring^ in addition to  the increased freight rates.. There  may also be some cattle and horses  entered  by other parties at this sale.  Terms, Cash.  MAT   HASSEN  Auctioneer Armstrong, B.C.  Teece & Son      Phone 48    fjour, peed & Groceries  The demand for buildings in Enderby is acute.  Houses must be constructed if we are to take  care of the increasing population. We are prepared to help to make building easv. Come in  and consult us. In addition to a reduction from  $46 to $36 in the base price of lumber we will  make you a further inducement. Let us explain  our proposition. Let us work with you to build  ��������������������������� up and maintain the spirit of community betterment���������������������������of progression���������������������������to the advantage of each  and all. Enderby's pressing need is more house*  to live in. We'll help to bring the building costs  down.    Let's talk it over.  Okanagan Saw Mills, 144  new rooks  JUST   ADDED   TO   OUR  LIBRARY  "She  Who. Was   Helena  Cass."  By' Lawrence Rising  "A World to Mend,"  By Marguerite Sherwood  "Whitewash,"   by   Horace   A.   Vachel  "The Slayer of Souls"  By Robt. W. Chambers  "Happily   Mariied,"   by   Cora   Harris  *2TWc are exclusive agents for  WILLARD'S   and   MOIR'S  CHOCOLATES  WILSON'S  THE   POPULAR   VARIETY STORK  Poitoffiee ���������������������������a* door East  KNDERBY. B.C.  Tenders for Poles  DEEP  CREEK   DISTRICT  Tenders will be received by the undersigned up till 25th inst. covering  the supply of approximately 280 cedar  poles; length 25 feet, not under 6-inch  top.  Prices to be quoted delivered in  piles of twenty every half mile for  seven miles along Deep Creek road  from junction of Salftion Arm-  Enderby road.   .*���������������������������'*.  Tenders to specify whether dead or  green cut timber. Green-cut preferred.  W    Lowest   or   any   tender   not   necessarily accepted.  OKANAGAN TELEPHONE CO.'  A. B. Godfrey, Supt.  Vernon, Feb. 15th, 1921.

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