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 f/    ���������������������������-  -ft-  -<vf ���������������������������  ���������������������������;v  ttajj&tt  IN WHICH IS MERGED THE ENDERBY PRESS AND WALKER'S WEEKLY.  Vol. 14, No. 24, Whole No. 704.  Thursday,   October   20,   1921.  Subscription $3   per year  Enderby Park Site and  Rink Question Nearly Settled  To   skate   or  not   to   skate, that is level, ancl several acres of .the south-  tho   question. | em portion are clear.    The balance is  t _...., n,��������������������������� v.���������������������������c ������������������.���������������������������,.��������������������������� .. ���������������������������    tt.    , lighty wooded with trees about 20 or  Long there has ^een the cry in En- j ^ f/et .��������������������������� height> mingled wit:h brush>  derby that we should have a covered ^d there is a fringe of desirable  rink for our-winter sports,, and this tress along the river-bank. It'is suf-  season the best start ever made in ficiently high above the river, and the  that dlrectUon is well launched. - | subsoil is of such a nature as tQ ensure   good   natural   drainage   at   all  At a public meeting it was decided,seasons of.the year.  to. incorporate  as  the Enderby Rink,! ! As   regards   accessibility,   the, pro-  Ltd,  with  a  cpp'Jtal  stock   of  $10,000 P������������������sed  site is not much further from  .    . .     *      ' .the centre of the town than the pres-  and shares at $10 each. ent recreation ground and if the road  Tho first day's soliciting for share- (along the river bank were opened at  holders put the names of eighteen or; least from Regent Street, the dis-  twenty of our businessmen on the list' tan=e would be considerably short-  for $100 apiece. j    Th"e   sitl,ation  is  breezy and  open,  Then Messrs. Smedly and Hartry with a most interesting and beautiful  agreed with the committee to canvass! Prospect in every direction: the native  the Vest   of   the   town.    Their first! J-?*8 are,of han^���������������������������������������������eand, /Vfw?  .    ��������������������������� , _ ,_   .  kinds, and many of bhem could be left  week of canvassing has not resulted, landing, so that, if the brush between  as satifactorily as was expected. Fol-' them were cleared away, the park  lowing isJthe list of subscribers thus1 "would have an ornamental and attrac-  far completed- j tive appearance from the very start,  H.   M.  Walker,  10  shares    W Sexton"0 ^^ DlanttnB'WOTe ""  A- C. Skaling, 10 shares'     100,    w      u;iderstand   \hat    Mr.    Poison  J. F. Murphy, 10 shares      -J��������������������������� I guarantees  the  transfer Jto  the  City,  Duncan Bros   10- shares      100  *  exchange for other (tax^ sale) lands>  ^ JeSr    i������������������ ?w*;  JnS i of   ������������������"   lots ' ex������������������ept the Willams lots,  ?_nS*i P_? ���������������������������'i.i    ,shaTn3 ,  IS! ! and, as Mr. Williams resides in east-  n,. ^V/\   Iain' ]������������������ SiarCS  ���������������������������- JSSiern Canada, and only took these lots  Chas. Johnston,^ shares  100 j ,��������������������������� a(ljustment of a debt, there is, no  doubt  that  they  can  be  acquired  on  an  exchange   basis, - also*.     There   is  Teece & Son, 10 shares   100'  E. B. Dill, 10 shares  .������������������..".  100  H. W. Keith, 10 shares   100  Geo. A. Rands, 10, shares    100  Jas. McMahon & Son, 10 shares 100  Enderby Supply Co, 10 shares .. 100  only one house which would  have to  be moved, and that is a very small one  and  could be moved at but little ex-  . pense.  Jno. Mackay, 10 shares       100  Mrs. H. Harvey, 5 shares         50  Graham Rosoman, 5 shares    50  C. H. Reeves, 5 shares ... S. __ 50  . A. E. Robertson 5 shares in work~ 50  E.   Waterson/ 2  shares  in  work " 20  . Ed: Larson, 2  shares    ..SS.. 20  P. G. Farmer, 1 share   ."... 10  Theo.  Adams,  1 share  10  G. Willett, 1 share ���������������������������.. 10  E. A. Winter, 1 share  10.  P.'  Mowat,  1  share   ... .t    .. 10  ' E.   Broom,   1   share     10  E. Sparrow,  1 share# '.'..   - 10  R.   Sparrow,  1  share     10  - E. A. Sparrow, 2 shares  20  L. H. Johnson, 2 shares  20  D^ S. Mowat, 2 shares  20  Chas. Oppertshauser, 1 share  .. 10  Jas.   Nichol,   1  share   ...;..:... 10  J.  Tompkinson,  Grandview,  1  s: 10  G. Sparrow, 1 share  :  10  M. J. Reid. 1 share    10  Monteith & Morton, 1 share  10  Jas. H. Miiller, 2 shares ���������������������������.. 20  V. Oppertshauser, 1 share  10  H. C. G.  Oppertshauser, 1 share 10  A. H. Olson,  1 share   <-... 10  This gives the committee* something  like $2200 pledged, with possibly five  hundred more reasonably certain if  not definitely set down.  It ls estimated the cost of a suitable  rink building will be $4000 or $4500.  Thus at the present time we find ourselves between $1500 and $2000 short  of the amount requlredJJ  It has been definitely, stated that  unless the amount required for the  building is pledged beforehand work  shall not start on the building. It is  not considered fair that the heavier  contributors should have to bear the  burden of completing the building  should any number of subscribers fail  to meet the obligations pledged.  Here, then, is the position:  At a meeting of the City Council  Tuesday night the committee.appointed to look into the proposed park  site involved in the selection of a site  for the proposed rink building, reported as folows:  We beg to report that, in accordance with your instructions, we. have  made an inspection of the - ands offered by Mr. Poison as a park site "in exchange for tax sale lands .held by the  city.  The lands offered are as follows:  Map 1445, Block 2: Lots 8, 9, 10, 15'  16 and 17, owned by -S. Poison; Lots  11, 12, 13 and 14 owned by Mrs. Gilroy.  -Map 1445, Block 4: Lots 1, 2, 5, 6, 7,  8, 9, and 10, owned by S. Poison; Lots  3 and 4, owned by R. S. Williams.  Map 1445, Block 5: Lot 8 owned by  ' S.-F. Hartry; Lots 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and  14, owned by S. Poison;  Lots 15 and  16, owned by0J. Gardner.  These lots, with the whole of Victor  Street, parts of Howard Ave, Poison  Ave. and Kildonan Ave., Lot 17, Block  5 and Lots 1 and 2, Block 1, owned by  the City, would give a total area of  about 10 acres.  .This  land has a frontage of about  one thousand feet to the river; it is  lieve the City of lands at present lying on its hdUds and bringing in no  revenue, and cause them . to become  tax-producing again;, and the basis of  the transaction, i. e.. assessment value, is fair, and equitable; and, as a  park is an indispensable part of the  equipment of every town,-and the proposal now under consideration offers  opportunity of -- obtaining ��������������������������� a" suitable  site, comparatively close to the centre  of the town, without the expenditure of any money except the trifling  sum involved in the. removal of one  very small house and the cost,of the  tranfer of the lands, we strongly  recommend that.Mr. Poison's offer be  accepted.  Respectfully submitted,  J. B. GAYLORD  ^ . JAMES NICHOL  Committee on "Park Site.  By unanimous vote .the Council accepted the report of the park site committee hnd the detail in connection  with the transfer of the properties involved is "now being worked out with  Mr. Poison.  With the-motter of sile as good as  settled giving Enderby the finest recreation park in the valley, it will be  for those who pledge themselves to  take shares in the propoed rink Ho  decide where the building shall be  erected. The free site offered by Mr.  -Walker���������������������������facing-the���������������������������park���������������������������ground���������������������������and-  virtually part of It, still is open for acceptance.  The question then'is. Do the citizens of Enderby want a skating rink  building and agricultural park" combined?  With twentya'businessmen pledging  themselves to contribute $2000, toward the rink project, ls $500 or $600  all that can be expected of the rest  of Enderby's citizens?  ThV.s project is a big thing. It  means everything to the future of Enderby and district.  After making so good a start are  we to fall down when the first pinch  comes? '" *���������������������������  We each must face these questions.  It isn't for somebody else to answer  them for us.  Each must satisfy himself as , to  whether he is doing his best or is attempting to side-step* the issue.  The whole p.oject will succeed or  fall in the measure of each individual's patriotism.  We can have a rink and.agricultural park if we are prepared to work  for it.  We shall not have it if we will not  work for it.  Which is it to be?  ^xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  A ENDERBY   BRIEFS X  ������������������xxxxxxxxxxxxx  Henry and Wilfred Simard returned  on Wednesday from  Calgary.  Mrs. A. C. Skaling and child returned from the coast oti Friday.  A. A. Rogers left this week on a  business trip  to  Minneapolis.  J. E. Bogert" contemplates going to  Grand Forks next week on a short  visit.  Mrs. Miles of Whitman's Creek ls  visiting with her daughter, Mrs. Wm.  Duncan.       n -  Born���������������������������At   their   residence,   Oct. .JSth,  to Mr. and Mrs.' G. E. McMahon, a  daughter.  Endeby Local, United Farmers, are  giving an informal dance in their hall  October 26th.  Born���������������������������At the Enderby Hospital,  Oct.  17th, to Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Johnson,  a daughter.  Miss Nellie Mathie Is visiting Mr.  and Mrs. Avery at Vancouver, leaving  for the coast this week.  The Anniversary- Services and supper in the Presbyterian church  brought $420 into -the. funds of the  church. S "���������������������������-  ��������������������������� Jas. Dickson .had an attractive display of fruit in his window this week,  especially the plate of Grimes Golden  apples. " -      -       J   :  Miss Oliverus. arrived direct from  Bohemia on Friday to visit her  brother, whom she has not seen for  15 years. - .  Cliff street was made to appear  like a city thoroughfare this week by  the cleaning up - of the grass and  weeds "along the curbing.  " Mrs. Coote, eri-jroute to her home In  New Westminster after a visit to the  Old Country,c;stqpped-^>fT at-Enderby.  Wednesday to "visit her daughter, Mrs.  J. E:.Leslie.  ./* -"'*.?'       -       -  Campbell, owner of- the Vancouver  World who brought suit against  Cromie, editor of the Sun, for criminal  libel, lost his case, which was tried  before a Jury last' week.  A special meeting of the shareholders" of the Enderby Growers'. Association will be held on Saturday afternoon,- Oct. 29th, to devise ways and  means to purchase the Poison property. ' --;  Messrs. Rogers an'd Schue returned  from a hunting trip into the Cariboo  on Friday last, bringing with them- a  fine moosehead and Na bear pelt or  two. They report having .had a delightful time; fine weather, fair roads  and plenty of game.  Mabel Lrfke settlers in the vicinity  of Ashton school are determined to  have a new schoolhouse, and the work  of laying the foundation was started  Iat^w.eek.===The_.biulding^w.ill^be^locat-  ed at the interection of Triniit'y Valley road with the Mabel Lake road,  the site being well chosen in the grove  of birches at this point.  Word was received at the Enderby  post office this week that the post  office department had granted the tap-  plication for Enderby Rural Route No.  2, which has been so long standing  and that a call for tenders for delivery  of mails would immediately be made.  This route covers the Enderby-Mara,  east road as "far as Grindrod, then  crosses to Glen Mary ancl along the  upper Sal mon Arm road back to town.  Hospital Donation ^At Home"  Proves Very Successful  Possibly the most successful Hospital Donation Day the Hospital Auxiliary ladies have held was. that of  Saturday afternoon last. Officers and  members of the*-Hospital Board were  invited to participate in the reception  at the hospital and those participating  felt well repaid for their efforts by_see-  Ing the 'surprise and pleasure experienced by their visitors, many of whom  never had visited the hospital before  and did not realize the measure of perfection achieved there through the efforts of Matron McPherson and the  Hospital Board and Auxiliary.-  It has been said before, and by the  inspectors of hospjtials himself, that  Enderby's hospital is one of the com-  pletest and best conducted small hospitals in the Province, and it was easy  for those visitors who saw it last Saturday afternoon to realize this, for the  rooms from the entrance hall to the  laundry chute and from garret to basement, were gaily decorated with flowers from the hillside gardens of Mrs.  Robinson, and looked spotlessly  clean and cheery;. ,  "  -  Several patients were in the different wards, and these were looked  after- by Nurse McPherson while the  Auxiliary ladies arid members of the  Boafd conducted visitors through the  wards and served tea.  Many visitors brought with]them articles suggested by the Auiliary ladies,  and these were placed on the tables -  napkins, ���������������������������' pillowslips, pillows, bed  spreads, blankets, bath and plain towels, table cloth, baby hlanket, air  cushion, two ice- caps, one bottle bor-  ated gauge, half dozen teispoons, one  eiderdown, ' pudding .dishes, sauce  dishes, glass fruit dishes, jar of fruit,  old linen, batey shawl, flowers and  sack of apples. #    .  Then in the blanket box, the sum of  $21 was found? and in the operating  table box (for raising $50 to pay oft  the .balance still owing) Jthe sum of  $12.25 was found, to which was added  a balance of $8.75 left from the Mara  entertainment fund after the purchase"  of surgical instruments stand," giving  Matron McPherson $21 for tnis purpose..  "And, best of all, in addition' to all  these generous contributions by visitors, the Auxiliary ladies secured the  help of .sixteen ' new members who  signed' the Auxiliary membership- roll,  and became active in lending assistance in the good work which is being  carried on by the ladies and members  of the board.   "  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  X . MARA ITEMS    - X  * * XXXXXXXXXXXXXX  Major Charleworth and, Geo. Little  where visitors to. Vernon last week.  Gerald Little/was a-.week-end visitor returning to Vernon .on Tuesday.  Mis Landon left on Thursday for  Victoria where she has accepted an  engagement in a private hospital..  Messrs. Cyril Rosoman and Geo.  WeHs I������������������ft on Saturday night for  Bowie to play  Sunday.  Mr. Clayton, of Penticton, one of  the contractors on the Mara-Sica-  mous Road "came up on Saturday to  inspect theJ road. '  ' Miss Wanship gave another of her  concerts and dance on Friday and delighted the large crowd with her  varied selectj^n of songs. There  wero many from Enderby and Grindrod. The Mara orchestra supplied  the music for the dance and it was a  very enjoyable evening., to all.  for a dance, returning  *4  The highest road in the world is the  famous Oroya road, in Peru,'which  pierces the mouritains by the Crucero  tunnel at a height of 15,654'feet  Bob Airth. was quite seriously injured on Friday while at work In the  pole yard. The guy pole snapped and  allowed one of the poles to swing  around, striking the unfortunate man  from behind and throwing him wltn  tremendous force against the pile of  poles. His face and r chest received  Injuries which for. a time were  thought might prove fatal, but his  wonderful recuperative power and the  excellent care given him at the Enderby Hospital in a few days brought  him out of danger, and he is now able  to sit up and take his meals.  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  X   GRANDVIEW BENCH NOTES   X  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  Lawson Stroulgar is? having some  improvements^made^-on^his-^housef^^  A. E. Dysart was a business visitor  to Salmon Arm on Monday.  T. Dysart and T. W Lidstone attended the quartely meeting of the  U. F. of B. C. in Enderby last Thursday.  A special school meeting was held  in the school house last Monday night  to vote on borrowing money to build  a now school. It was decided to borrow $2000 and build a frame building  22x30, tenders to be let as soon as  possible.  Whose Business Is It?  The latest giant is John Anson, a  Norwegian, who stands 8 feet 9 inches, and weighs 503 pounds, and is  18 years of age. He wears a No. 21  shoe, and nine yards of cloth are re.  quired to make a suit for him.  Since the Provincial authorities accepted tho Vernon Road-Belvidere-  Knlght street way tlirough Enderby  as the primary highway through  town, the public works department  hasn't done a tap of work on the  roadway to put it in condition and  from Cliff street to the Salmon Arm  road the roadway Is the worst it has  ever been. Under the Act the provincial governme nt allows 60 per cent,  of the cost of up-keep for the maintenance of primary highways through  municipalities. But nothing Is said  as to who shall do the work nor how  the money shall be collected after the  work is done. And, with so much  work to be done on other streets, the  primary highway has gone shy of  much needed repairs and is a source  of real danger tp auto drivers.  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  X NORTH DEEP CREEK *  XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX  Miss H. Beddington is visiting her  aunt, Mrs. J. Enoch.  J. Petman -Is visiting Mr. A. E.- Hay--  hurst for a.,few days.' "' '- N  Wilfred and Andrew' Johnston have  left on a hunting trip. -        '-"  ��������������������������� Messrs. I., and C. Watkins have^re-  turned "home from the prairie  where -  they have spent the last few weeks.  Miss   Beddington   won' the   ladies'  first   prize.    A.   Sharpe,   consolation,  Mr.    Albert'  Hayhurst,    gent's    first;  J   Enock,   consolatiion... _ After   cards  lunch was .served, followed by dancing.  Owing,.to there being other socials  or entertainments, in the ad joining-  districts, the card and dance social  held by the United Farmers on Friday  evening was not very well attended"  but all present say they had a nice  social time. _- -  Will  Be No  farmer Candidate  Farmers of Yale riding will not-  place a candidate in the field for the  tho coming election. The convention  assmbled at Penticton last week.  Although at first all were unanimous  in wishing to see a candidate put for-  "ward to represent them, when th~e~  convention came to the point of nom-������������������  Inations there was so much dissension  that a deadlock resulted. The following names were put before the meeting: L. W. Makovski, Armstrong, Col.  C. E. Edgett, A. T. Howe, Brig.-Gener-  al A. R. Harmon, Vernon; T. J.  Guinan, Princeton, and R. A. Copeland, Lumby.  As a result of the discussion all the  nominees withdrew their names with  the exception of General Harmon,  who was not present. Col. Edgett  who was the Farmcr-Soldior-Liberal  candidate at the last by-election, withdrew on the ground that he believed  the United Farmer organization would  suffer if a candidate was placed In the  field.  Tenders for Gravelling  At a special meeting of- the City  Council Tuesday night the following  tenders were/ opened for gravelling  Knight street:  W. L. Mackay   sq.  Wm.  Blackburn  ......   sq.  P.  G. Ruttan       sq.  Fred  Garner    sq.  f. H. Teece    sq.  J. Carefoot    sq.  On motion of Aid. Coltart and Aid.  Nichol the the tender of J. H. Teece  was accepted and the Clerk and.  Mayor were empowered to prepare a  contract for the work with Mr. Teece.  yard $ 80  yard  1.50  yard  80  yard  1.35  yard  80  yard  8S  -' -I  ll  V   ,1  --'ll OKANAGAN  COMMONER  Thursday, October 20, 1921  #fcanagan Commoner  In which is merged The Enderby Press and Walker's Weekly  Published  every Thursday at Enderby, B. C.  by the Walker Press.  S3 per year; $1.50 aix months.  H. M.   WALKER  at  (Member  of the  United  Typothetae of America)'  Advertising Rates  Contract or Regular���������������������������4 0c a single-eoAumn inch up to  half page;  over half-page, SOc an inch each insertion..  Transient or irregular���������������������������oOc-^an inch; cash-to accompany copy to insure publication..  "Water Notices���������������������������150 words and under, $10.00; each  additional 50 words, $1.00. Land Notices, Tim'ber Licenses, Certificates of Improvement, $10.00 for 60 days,  $7 for 3 0 days. "  Want Ads���������������������������20c per line first insertion, 10c per line  each subsequent insertion. Count C words to line.  Local Notices���������������������������20c per line;  Local readers,  10c line.  Cards of Thanks, $1.00.  Thursday.  October  20, 1921  Seizing the Opportunity  The reporl of llie committee composed of Aid.  (Vivlord nnd Aid. Nichol, appointed by lhe Cily  Council to inquire into lhe proposed- park site on  the river, submit led in connection with the proposal lo erect a skaling rink building lhal could  as well be utilized in. connection witb summer  ancl fall fairs, etc.. was made to thc council al a  special meeting held Tuesday evening, and, acting on this reporl, the city will proceed to get  from Mr. Poison nearly ten acres of park land in  exchange forocity lots 'tnkon over by the city at tho  tax sale a vear atro or more. This exchange, wc  understand, will be made on tbe assessed value  of lhc properties involved. It will enable the city  lo acquire an ideal aulo and recreation park site  al no cost in money, and will put jnlo lhe bands  of Mr. Poison cily lots which can be used by him  in (he general development of Ibe lown. Tbe  deal should bc most satisfactory to both ihc city  and Mr. Poison.    And. from Ibe viewpoint of the  iilic inleresl, it should prove morc than salis-  pul  factory. It seems to us  gel the proper location  winler recreation, fall 1  and   communitv   picnic  to be the one chance to  for bolh summer and  irs. aulo nark, family  park,   balhing   houses,  boating, etc.-. The location is very close in, when,  ils many advantages are considered, and the securing of it by the cily. provides a way by which  our river asset can bc made of commJunity and  districl benefit. .   -  As'far a-, the cilv and Mr.Polson are concerned  and Mr.\Va!ker5who olVers a free site, for the rink  building il is proposed lo erect in connection  witb lhe proposed park site, there has been nothing lel'l undone, nor will there be any ennse for  delay in commencing work on lhc building on  Ihis'score.' Our business people, loo, have come  up lo Ihe scratch willingly and I'rcelv. Bul ,we  regret to sav. that Ihc generous, sacrificing work  market. And the towta,-' too, that exists as the  market centre for the farming community, will  have to co-operate with the farming community  or quit. This" thing of expecting" to do business  for and with farmers without co-operating with  them in the disposal of their produce or in pro^  viding the facilities for them, lo get the most oul  of lhcir produce will not last. Il must come lo  an end.  Here is the opportunity:. In gelling behind the  Enderby Growers Association, as it is now managed by Mr. C. Reeves, you not only will bc putting your money into a going concern that is  paying dividends, but you are lending your support to an enterprise lhat is doing more lo bring  lhis section of the Okanagan inlo ils own than  any other enterprise wc havc.  Shipments this season from Enderby, of grain,  hay and fruil, have been thc largest in many  years, particularly of apples, and all these havc  gone through Ihe Enderby Growers, al good  prices. It is the most encouraging season thc  fruit men havc had. Every producer, and every  citizen, is directly or indirectly interested in the  fuller development of Enderby's shipping organization. If businessmen1 and all were lo coooper-  alc with il in enlarging its scope J'or thc handling  bf produce, it Would make lhc .marketing facilities for produce much better, and then there  could be no reason for the cry "no market." And  with tliis excuse removed, perhaps then we  should sec morc production.  Resumption^of Work on C.N.R.  "II is rather nnfor-  Ihe resumption of  Mi  nx'  discouraging.  Smedley and  Mr.  Hartry  And1  il   is   safe to  :l week's ca ii-  ii ex I Aveek of  rink will nol bc  <>l   canvassing  has becn mosl  assume lhal. if lhc icsults of lhe" nt*  vassing are indicative of what Ihc  canvassina will bring forth, tht  creeled this winter.  II should be understood by eacb  citizen,  lhal  Ihis matter of rink and  a  combined  rccrcalv'on  park on lhe river, concerns him as much as anyone else.   You canT "lei George do it."   Each has  lo acl. and lo acep! his share of the load and the  responsibility.     Il  must  bc   made  a  community  affair in carrying the load as well as in enjoyin.'f  Ihe pleasure.    And unless wc arc each prepared  lo neeopi i! in lhis spiril, if cannol be marie a success.    A glance over the li?f of conlribulors Will  miickly   indicate  wbo   is   interesting   himself   in I  Ihe project and who is not.  Work on the. C.N.R. from Kamloops to Kelowna has'not been resumed yet, bul a rcnort is current that work is to begin again. This induces  our tried and Irlic fellow worker. Br'cr Rose, of  fhe Kelowna Courier, to sayr  lunate lhal announcement of  work on llie C.N.R. branch should coincide with  the impending general"election. There has bcen  a feeling currcnl in lhc dislrict lhal lhc C. N. R.  project was being made a political "calspaw, and  llJiis suspicion will bc deepened by thc peculiar  season selected lo resume lhc work. Had it been  undertaken���������������������������or rather, carried, on without intermission���������������������������when Boards of Trade, and olher public  bodies were pressing for completion of lhc line  if. would havc been".laken for. granted that the  government was yielding lo a popular demand  for a necessary addition to lhc present channels'  r>f- Irnnsporlnlion, without seeking to gain any  political prestige.thereby; but. 'coining at. Ibis  lime, it will bc dil.icull lo convince many of the  eleclo'ralc lhal il is anything oilier-lhan a bait  dangled before lhcir noses to induce them to vole  'riifht.' Thc history of British Columbia bristles  wilh similar ins lances of political trickery, and  Uv faiHi of the people has been badly shaken.  "To give Mr. MacKelvie bis due. he fought toolh  end nail for completion of Ihc C.N.R. during, hi������������������  attendance at the last session of parliament, and  any resentment that may now be manifest has  not been earned by him but by the governmcnl.  hc supports."   .  Practical Communitv Good  When lhe Enderby Growers' Assr������������������cia!ion Was  incorporated, in August. 1013. we look a share of  slock in lhe Association al $100 a share. We  were not looking I'or dividends, nor had wc nny-  Ihing lo sell Ihrough lhe Association, bul we considered ii a good thing for lhe community and  desired lo help il along. Tin* Association has hud  dillicull sailing, al limes, bul lhe slorms. have, nol  pul il oul of business. On Ihe contrary, the Asso-  eiulion has conlinued lo grow, in influence and  service,  and   loday  il   is   paying  dividends.'.   We  r  week.  or  I wo  dividends  Ibis  dividend,   however   small.  received  a   cheque  No Hi ing   big.   but   a  makes one feel good.  Whal we cannot understand is Ihc indifference  of farmers themselves toward' an organization  established absolute!}- and wholly for .their'benefit. Nol only, do Ibe maiorily of tbem refuse or  neglect lo become shareholders in thc Association, btit lhcy deliberately choose to sell their  product tlirough independent buyers, who obviously are in business lo make money out of them  in handling whal they have to sell. Tl is a fact  that some farmers! arc prepared to put themselves and all tbey havc lo sell in the bands of  independent commission agents, who must make  money out of Ihem, or go broke, who will nol  IciuL.aid to or support a co-operative association  established lo help tbem and conducted on a cooperative basis to help each other.  .Some day tbis is going to bc changed.. The  farmer who will nol co-opera Ic with others in his  line of industry will  Ihen have lo whistle for a  ' "The JJ^st Parade"  ���������������������������Another gift book has been published by Mrs.  C. F. Bigge under Ihe above title. This book of  poems is in no way similar to that other delightful child's slory by the same author, "The Silver  Hove." bul deals in warm-hearted sympathetic  adulation of things and events nearest the heart  of all. men and women alive lo lhc imntilsc of Ihe  home and Motherland. "The Last Parade." in  mr-moriam cf the Kootenay Regiment, which wc  take Ihc liberty to reproduce, is indicative of lhe  quality of the verse and ils patriotic sentiment:  ""T Rtan(lV������������������TVtlfe^l(l"P^'1^1^0rWnicl  Once active ancl busy with life,  We came from the West, a thousand strong,  We marched into camp with a smile and a song,  To take our part in the strife.  For  many weeks  we lay  there  On thc slope of a Surrey Down,  Watoning the weary ebb ancl  flow  Of thc battle's* tide as the hungry foe  Crushed many a beleaguered town.  Ouv turn came at last;  we were moving;  .    Wo marched  one  wintry  night;  As we came  from  the West.a  thousand  strong,  So we tramped  away with a' smilo ancl  a song,  . To take our share in thc  fight.  By the banks of the slow Somme River,  Wc fought thro' the short Spring day,  When night came clown thro' the twilight pale  And tlie moon shone faint thro' her storm-rent veil,  We held the foe at bay.  From  the crest of a hill  in the far-off west,  From the slope of a Surrey Down,  ���������������������������   I hear the echo of some old song  Sung by the boys as they march along  Thro' a little shell-swept town.  I stand-on the old Parade Ground,  But 1 see a distant hill  And a camp aglow with the evening light,  Active and busy from morn till night,  Now empty and cold and still.  I stand on the old Parade Ground,  And I think I hear someone say,  "Where are  those men,  a thousand  strong,  Who came from the West with a smile and a song?  You are ninety, all ranks, to-day!" _  The camp is forgotten, deserted;  Where we worked ancl trained with the best,  They stand beside me, those silent men,  And I bow my head as I say, "Amen;"  They have all gone home, and West.  A Complete  Banking Service  Small traders and great industrial corporations���������������������������workmen with modest savings  accounts and farmers with their banking  business���������������������������find in the Bank of Montreal  the banking service they require extended  to them with courteous attention.  The facilities of this Bank are equally at  the service of every class in the community.  BANK OF MONTREAL  Established More Than 100 years  Enderby Branch: J. E. LESLIE, Manager.  Armstrong Branch: C.  B. WINTER,  Manager.  TOTAL ASSETS IN EXCESS OF #500,000,000  ESTABLISHED 1872  :s* as ������������������������������������������������������  WINM'PEC-;*f^=_=_  OFFICE'55^1  " The Bank of- Hamilton wants to  be the friend ot the farmer, the  fruit grower, aud the producer. Jn  the financial development of legitimate enterprises it is ready to take  its part. AU transactions carefully  handled, in strict confidence.  AMI QF HAMIUQN  New pflKHFVft WW*  $883 f.o.i). Toronto  A year ago tbe price was $1455  Hqw is that for price reduction ?  Jas. McMahon & Son       pwjerby  PRESENSATJQN APPLES  For the 014 Country  We will deliver all charges paid to any part of England,  Scotland and Wales, a box of specially-packed O.K. Apples  for $4.75. Orders must be received by tis not lat^r than  October 22nd, and accompanied by Express money orders  or marked check, with exchange added. Write the address  plainly so as to avoid    mistakes.  OKANAGAN   UNITED  GROWERS,  Ud.  VERNON,  B.C.  KING EDWARD  A name that stands for the best in hotel service  King Edward Hotel     k&SS3*���������������������������*      Enderby ^  Thursday,-'October "   1921  OKANAGAN  COMMONER  n  ��������������������������� It  y  ys  Clothing  Come in and see  our new styles  for the Fall  School Days  Quality Goods in onr Grocery  -Department  DUNCAN BROS.  Phone 75    Enderby .  Green Manure  Crop Values  Importance   of   Crops   Grown   to   Enrich  the Soil  Meat Economy  The wise housewife1 when buying  meat studies well the most economical cuts. Sho knows it is not  economy to buy poor cuts at any  price.  GEO. -R. SHARPE  Wholesale  nnd  Retail  Butcher  B   . Enderby, 13. C.  CITY OF ENDERBY  NOTICE is hereby given that,  under thc provisions of thc Municipal Elections Act, Householders  and   License   Holders   desiring, 'lo  " have their names .-placed on the  Voters' List for the year 1922 are  required to make <ii statutory declaration of _ qualification, which  declaration must bc delivered to  the    clerk    of    the.   municipality  ' within 'two days afler it is made,  and not later than 5 (five) o'clock  in the afternoon of the 31st day of  October, 1������������������21. ,    -'  Form of declaration can be obtained at the City Hall. ��������������������������� V '  GftAtfAM   ROSOMAN,  o6-4c .        ��������������������������� -   City Clerk  Fnderby pxlge J*q. 40  Regular meeting* ��������������������������� flrtl  Wednesday on or gfter Wit  full moon at 8 p. ro. in Mft*  sonic |Wh ��������������������������� VMgM  brethren cordially Invfteq  C. B; TOJBVfS  SacreWmy  J. M3MKE  W.M.  PNPERPY   fjQVGV  No. 35. K- of ?>  Meets 1st & 3rd Monday eve  in Masonic Hail.   Vtsitorscor-  4ialiy invited to attend.  f. A. R*NDS��������������������������� C. C  .M- WAUU5B.K.K.9  . J. COLTART. M-F.  ^C. SKAJ4NG, p. A;  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary Public.  INSURANCE  Ppll 3lk.       .^npprpy, B.C.  EUREKA LODGE NO 50  I. O. p. F.  Meets every Tuesday evening at 8  o'clock. Visiting brothers cordially  invited. -I..****  G. S. DUNCAN. N.O.   E. A. SP ARROW. V.G.  ,������������������. A. TBFCE. 8ec.  Notary Public  Insurance amd General Agent  , JAS. PICKSON  Be\\ PlocH fnderby  fl. JJ. O. BAB&Y, W. P.  U M- C. C.  Registered    Physician    ana   Surgeon  throughout the British Empire .  Office In Pell Block, Enderby  John Wickenberg  SHOEMAKING and   REPAIRING  Harness Repairs  Enderby   Hotel   Building  Enderby  The farmers of the Big Bend  country, up and down the Columbia river, receive 15 cents a dozen  for eggs and 30 cents a pound for  butter.  Much misconception has existed  concerning the terms "catch-crop,"  "qlover-crop," and "green-manure  crop." A, catch-crop is one that is  grown between the periods of other  crops, such as cabbage following early potatoes, as is often seen among  the Chinese gardens of Britih Columbia. A- cover-crop is a crop grown to  prevent injury and losses to soils,  such as might arise from erosion or  leaching. It may help to collect  snow under prairie conditions, and  prevent rapid freezing or thawing in  some locations. Incidentally the cover crop may afford protection to the  trees or plants growing on the area.  Greeir manure crops are those grown  for the purpose of enriching fche land,  and as such should have a larger  place in modern agriculture.  In British Columbia, stable manure  is very scare, and usually cannot be  purchased at any price, while chemical-fertilizers are too high in price to  permit of their extensive use. Green  manure is the "logical solution, at least  in part, pf the problem.  Any crop may be used as a green  manure, but all plants have not equal  value for the purpose, as some are "nitrogen gatherers"- while others are  "nitrogen consumers." The legumes,  so far as we know; are the only plants  which, have the power of taking nitrogen from the air as. well as from the  soil. The term legume is applied to  the clovers, vetches, peas, etc." and to  other plants which produce seeds in  pods. -A' legume, when plowed down  for manure, give back to the (soil not  only Uie plant food-taken up by the  growing plant, from ,the soil, but considerable quantities ._. of nitrogen  obtained, from  the air.-  How the legumes are able to accomplish this" work ihas bee"n the subject  of much study;., Gradually^the truth  was learned. Minute soil organising  live in. nodules pn, the roots of the  legumes, fn return' for their house  rent they under take to board their  host, or at least to furnish a part of  the ration. If these bacteria are not  present in. the soil the clovers, etc.,  are thrown on their own resources  and must search for what food there  is in the soil, as other plants are obliged to do. If a soil is lacking in this  way science has shown, how they  may be supplied for a few cents���������������������������  simply by obtaining "the proper culture and inoculating the soil.  -- In addition to the legumes,' buckwheat,-rape, turnips and many other  crops have been used as green manures. They have value, for the growing crops take up nitrogen which  otherwise might have been lost in the  drainage water. They also add humus to the soil^ hut it must not be lost  sight of that plant food returned  through their decomposition was first  _contained._inJ;he..isoil,_and,.thaUthe=re-_  turn of .the' crop to- mother earth is  no gift.  Nitrogen of soda is-one of the most  valuable of our fertilizers. It is possible for a leguminous crop, employed  as a green manure, to return to the  soil as much nitrogen per acre as is  contained in 500 pounds of nitrate of  soda. What is that worth to you?  It costs from 3 to 5 cents per pound,  depending upon locality, and is equal  to fche nitrogen usually contained in  ton of mixed fertilizer. ��������������������������� E. M-  Straight, Supt. Experimental Station,  Sydney, B. C.  At   the   "Moderation"   Centre  A man slightly the worse for that  which inebriates but does not always  cheer, was on his way home after  being to Vernon the other night when  he collided with a box picket fence  which had been placed around a tree  to protect, it. Being somewhat unsteady on hl3 limbs," the man grasped  hold of what he supposed was a  picket fence ar.d started to feel his  way along. After rotating around  the tree for half an hour he appeared  somewhat puzzled at the extraordinary length of the fence, but he kept  bravely on for some time. Finally  however, his courage failed him, and  he sank down at the foot of the box  fence with a groan of . despair.  "Fenced in!" he moaned.  ment  is,, acute ��������������������������� and  conditions is slow;.  the restoration to' pre-war,.  While Canada is in a much.more favorable condition,  -than many countries, yet there is evidence of stag-J  nation, instability, unemployment au4 lack of confidence. '������������������������������������������������������'.-���������������������������  Taxes are heavy because of the country's efforts in  the Great War, but have become burdensome on  account of the misconceived policies and blunders  of Governments that <Jirecte4 Canada's affairs prior,  torn;.     :.   .-  These ^nditions are largely the direct aftermath of  the war, but they mustcbe dealt with fearlessly an<j  constructively.. This is no time to consider experimental changes, or the theories of visionaries.  b  This is no time for Crerar an<J his Free Tracje policy.  This is no time for King and his wobbling "charted"  policies, varying with each provincial boundary.  ft is the time to cling to orderly, stable Government  in the interest of all the people; to be guided by the  experience of the past, proceeding upon hues that  have been proven sound.  Jt is the time to place the destinies of Canada again  in the hands of a Government led by a sane, courageous Canadian who has safely brought the country  through the trying years of reconstruction, and upon  whom, we can rely to retain and initiate policies in  the interest, not of a group or class but of all the  people.  It is the time to support Arthur Meighen and his  Candidates,  lti������������������Lr%4<&  61  Tbe National Liberal and Conservative Party  Publicity Committee  he Last Parade  (In Memoriam 54th  Kootenay Regiment)  <-  Author  of  "The   Silver   Dove,"  The  National Crisis  "My appeal is to the tvhole people; to  every man and woman who muants to do  right by this country ; to everyone teho  breathes the spirit of our fathers who'  founded this British Dominion."  ���������������������������ARTHUR MEIGHEN  THE Election to be held December 6th  will���������������������������be the most momentous in  Canadian history; for as men and  women vote will depend the economic  stability, the political stability and,  indeed, the national stability of this  country.  o  _____ k  Today we find group striving against group,  class against class, the industrial and financial  structure of the country assailed by false and  unsound doctrines and theories, while our  great "neighbour to the south has adopted a  trade exclusion policy directed against Canada's  vast agricultural interests.  The currencies of nearly every country in the world  are depreciated. The Canadian dollar in the United  ' States is subject to a heavy discount causing a loss  of lover one hundred, million dollars in exchange  annually.  Europe is overwhelmed with war debts���������������������������unemploy-  Tired  - All day the busy feet have trod  the garden paths; all day the' merry  voice echoed through the rooms;  but now, when twilight is deeping  into night, and the lamps of heaven  are being lighted, the noisy feet grow  still, the childish voice is hushed to  the low-breathing of the evening  prayer, and as the brown head sinks  wearily to rest upon the pillow the  red lips murmur faintly, "So tired."  Ah, tired "one, ofttimes thy feet will  falter and grow weary ere they reach  the prime of manhood; and to thee  will come hours when not as now the'  innocenttsleep of childhood will bring  thee rest.  Often from 'other lips than childish  ones has escaped a sigh,  the burden " ,  of which has been, "So tired!"   Eagerly   we   toiled   for an   independence  which some day ln the far-off future  is to bring us rest; but as night aftei  night we laid our weary heads upon  our pillows, we' are still .looking forward,   still ' unsatisfied;   and   thus   it  will  ever be with us till  the  Master _  calls.      Sometimes   ambition   is    the ���������������������������-.  guiding"star   spurring   us   onward to   ���������������������������  the temple of fame.    But the path is -  a  thorny  one;   the  footsteps   falter;  the brain grows dizzy, and from the  heart goes forth the cry, "So tired!  -Yet temptingly a siren voice whispers  of glory  and  of  rest  and   again  the  feet press   forward,   till   the .goal is ~  reached.    But, alas! for the rest that -  ambition brings.    Too often with the*  cup of.gloryts mingled the poison rof  .  envy,  and  again is  heard' the bitter  cry, "So tirel!"    'Tis thus we are all  weary.    And yet," we would not fold  our  hands   ln  idleness,  because perchance,    we    may,, sometimes    grow  "faint  with  the  burden  and  heat  of  the  day."    To  us  has  been  given  a  glorious "privilege to press forward In  the battle of life,' and  if our chosen .  path be that of truth  and  right the.'  assurance  of well-being - will  be our ������������������������������������������������������  sweet   reward _when,   by-and-by,   we  shall  partakej- of that  joy  and peace  of which tlie_ blessed-never tire.���������������������������Exf- ,  The Tired Tiger  "Have.I told anyone I wished to;reenter politics?'! replied Ciemericeau,  the Tiger, to a recent inquiry. "I ask  only one thing���������������������������to  be  left  alone.'',   .  'And such, we may infer, is the profound desire, of Woodrow. Wilson..lir  bis "mute retirement. "'   -  Of  the  great  figures  who  shaped  the destinies of the, world at the climax of its Great Upheaval only three  short years:ago Jjloyd  George  alone-  still   grips "the  reins   of-, power,   but  largely   shorn, of   his, glory. ' These  men. remained   supreme   while   the  work  of destruction  continued.    But  once the work of construction began,  the old legend of the tower of Babel  was re- enacted:   In fche confusion of  tongues they lost their popular prestige.      The    Tower    of    Peace    tbeyv  sought to build to surmount any future flood of war remains unfinished, -  and   their   weariness   bespeaks   their  sense of frustration and defeat.  -=^But=-though=!ndividuals-=are=spent,=  the  race- must carry on.    And  what  it  needs  most  now  are leaders  who  will make peace with the same force  and  singleness  of  purpose  that  animated      our      iwar-makers.���������������������������Leslies  Weekly.  and Other Poei  By Mbs.'C. F. Bigge  Buy It!  FVicc, SOc  Read It!      Send It Home!  Excellent Christmas Present.  On  sale  at     REEVES'  BOOKSTALL.  We have the most  exquisite and the  largest selection of  ������������������ Private Christmas  Greeting Cards ever  shown by us Will  be pleased to show  you samples, and to  take your order for.  December delivery.  WALKER PRESS, ENDERBY OKANAGAN   COMMONER  Thursday,   October   20,   1921.  v  CHURCH   SERVICES  mr   mr   mr   mr  ___    _._    ���������������������������   s^  METHODIST   CHURCH  Pastor,  Gapt. Rev. J.  G. Gibson.  Sunday school at 2:30 p.m. Bible  class at *2:30-p.m. Header Mr. Piper.  Ashton Creek at, 11:30 a.m. .Evening service at 7:30, subject: "Lesson  of History." Everyone cordially invited.  CRERAR    ISSUES    MANIFESTO  ST. ANDREW'S CHURCH  Minister:   Rev.  John W.  Stott. B. A.  Morning   at   11   a.m.     "Filling   thc  Waterpots." Sormo'nette:   "Off to  Cal  Position    of    Farmers'    Party    Clearly  Defined   by   Its   Leader  -.bar.'  Lord.  Evening:  Tire  Light of the  Tlie Children's choir will sin.  "Living   for   Jesus."'    Sunday   school  at 10 a.m.    Mt. Ida 3 p.m.  )r   sr   sr   sr   sr  sr   ^* sr  sr ..sr  sr   sr  sr   sr   sr  sr  s   js   #������������������ js   js   js   js   js   js:-rs  Js   j. js   #. rs  rs  X COMING    EVENTS X  SC All ads under this head, 15c line X  sr   sr   sr   sr   sr   sr  sr   sr   sr  sr   sr   sr   sr   sr  sr   sr  rs   js   rs  #^ js  -^ j',  js  js  js   #���������������������������> _���������������������������% #������������������ j* rs   rs  Dr.   Clayton   D.   Sumner  will   be   at  the King Edward Motel all next week.  CARD   OF  THANKS  The  ladies   of  the   Hospital   Auxiliary' take tliis means to convey thanks  ���������������������������and  appreciation  to all  who helped in  making   ihe   Donation   Day   reception  such a splendid success.  Mrs.  Jas.   McMahon,   Sec'y.  Want Ads  3c a word first insertion, 2c a word each insertion thereafter: 25e minimum eharj.c; 10c extra  where cash does not accompany order.  FOP SATiE���������������������������Macintosh Red Apples,  apply to H. V. 'Cowan, or Mr.  Reeves at the Enderby Growers.  O20-2p  FOR SALE���������������������������White Wyandotte cor.k-  ercJs (Solly's pure-breds) W. B.  Gosnell,   Enderby ol3-tf  BRICKS���������������������������$20.00   per   thousand   cash;  at tlie yard.    You  can drive to ,the  yard  and  get them  any  time,   from  "the   foreman'   who   is   living   there.  Enderby Brick Co.,  Ltd. o-20tf  WANTED���������������������������One upright wood hea.tor.  ���������������������������Must be in good condition. Apply,  F.  M. A.'  Walker Press. lc  FOR   LIMITED    SFRV1CR���������������������������A   young  'Jersey hnll. i.-J. Gold, Enderby. a2Stf  DANCE  -at  Grin4ro4 Hall  OCTOBER  21st.   1921  FLOQR  MUSJC  and EATS  mm dance  Oct. 26th  Soc.nl and informal;  ecood supper.  Grindrod-Mara Orchestra.  Admission. 0O0.     Ladies bringing  T^fTCflfufenTsT'fi'f'C.  Farmpri' H������������������ll       MRS- D  tones  rarmeri    r������������������ail������������������       Sec.   Enderby   L<  oca!  E. WATERSON  ENDERBY,   B. C.  Estimates given on any job of brick  R- Kionn work; building of fire places  and  chimneys, etc.  Hon. T. A. Crerar, leader' of the  National Progressive Party, on Monday made "public an address "To the  People of Canada," dealing with the  issues of .the-present general election  campaign.  "The tariff is an issue, a very important issue," says Mr. Crerar, "but  the supreme issue today is whether  our government is to be free or fettered, and whether legislation in the  future shall be for the1 few or the  many."  Tbe address concludes with this  brief statement of the position of the  National   Progressive   party:  "What, then, _are our proposals?  Our goal is tho ultimate elimination  of the principle of protection in our  fiscal policy. But wo recognize that  changes must be brought about in a  manner that will give a fair opportunity to Canadian industries now  enjoying protection to ��������������������������� adjust themselves to them. To the end that our  agricultural resources may be developed in the fullest degree possible,  jve propose removing the duty from  agricultural implements; ancl also  from much of mining ancl sawmill  machinery for the encouragement of  these industries. To lessen the cost  of living, a substantial reduction In  the general tariff should be made,and  especially upon those things that  come witihih the category of the necessities of life. Essential" fpods we  shall also placecon the free list; ancl  I would invite the attention of the  Canadian peoplo to = this, when our  opponents, by misrepresentation, accuse tho farmers of Canada with  seeking only selfish legislation. We  believe that in this way the wealth  of Canada can best be developed, the  area of prosperity can best be cn-  enlarged ancl the general happiness of  all the people best promoted.  "But our opponents say: 'If you do  this, where will you get the revenue  to run the country?' Let- us look at  this tiling squarely. A. tariff that is  put on goods for protective purposes  is not intended primarily to produce  revenue. In othcr words, the tariff  can   be   framed   for  revenue  and   not  for protection, and thus by wise adjustments and modifications^ it can.  still be used to produce aTery substantial revenue. In the main, however, as far as our revenues are concerned, we must rely on direct- taxation; and * the . tax������������������s imposed must  be levied in accordance with sound  principles of taxation. Taxes must be  levied on the basis of ability to pay.  Under the indirect method of raising  revenue, through customs tariff, the  man least able to pay very often pays  tihe most."  Hullcar Literary Social  "Whether you are members of our  little band or not we extend to j-ou a  hearty welcome, and ask your co-operation to make our meetings a success"  said a Hullcar citizen to the Commoner. "If you caniioL help in the entertaining wc shall appreciate your suggestions as to any subjects for future  discussion." This thought was also  expressed by the preident of the-Liter-  ary Society at tho opening , meeting  held last Friday evening' at the hall,  when a large gathering assembled, to  enjoy Dr. MeKechnic's talk on "Greece  and Egypt." A good musical program  was also given and the president  voiced their appreciation of the Doctor's very interesting account of his  travels and stay in Salonica and the  countries round ahout, and the great  change that has come since Turkish  rule had given place, to more enlightened government.  Miss Jean Lindsay, Mrs. Colin Harris, the Misses Pyott- and Howard all  sang, Miss Jean Pyott recited and  Miss Ruth Hilliard gave a piano solo  which was executed with ='much 'expression. Mrs. Kenny was the accompanist. If- the first meeting of  tho season is any criterion, we think  a very happy time is in-store for the  coming winter.  A negro who had. an injured head  entered a doctor's, oflice.        0  "Plello, Sam!    Got cut again, I. see"  "Yes, sah! * I done got carved up  with a razor, Doc!"  "Why don't you keep out of bad  company?" said the physician, after  he had  dressed the wound.  "Deed I'd like to, Doc,'but I ain't  got 'miff money to git a divorce."  Fine Piece of Work Completed  Fourteen loads of gravel wore  shovelled from the Enderby pit on  Tueday by two men and tho work of  finishing the upper Salmon Arm road  from the school corner to the city  limits by the property owners along  the way was finished. When the  work of gravelling Knight street is  finished it is the intention of tlie city  to drag all tbe streets gravelled this  season and put tho street roller to  work on them, thus giving the proper  finish to a very creditable lot of work,  the main portion of which was undertaken and* completed by property owners working co-operatively in the public interest.  NOTICE  TEkEJPSQNE HATES  The revised Schedule of Rates and Tolls effecting this Company's Service, was approved by the Provincial Government,  under Order-in-Council No. 1219-1, dated September 29th, 1921,  and is effective as from October 1st inst.  By this Schedule   all   rentals   effecting   the   various Exchanges  throughout   thc   Valley   have   been   standardized,   and   adjust-  _ments_will__be_made . as_._soon_.as._the__,various._services.-can���������������������������be_  checked up. ^ ���������������������������  .All Business and Residence Rates wilhin Enderby Exchange  are raised fifty cents (SOc) 'peiw month and an additional fifty  .cents. (50c) on all Business Desk Sets. ���������������������������  Rural Line Rates are subject to a mileage charge of fifty cents  (50c) additional for each five (5) miles beyond the,initial six  (G)   miles from Exchange.  Subscribers effected by the new rates kindly accept ihis notice  iind if desiring any change in present equipment, notify  Company's Agent.  OKANAGAN TELEPHONE CO.  ���������������������������A man died owing a Saskatchewan  editor six years' umipaid subscription  to the paiper. Tlie editor did not send  any flowers. He attended the funeral and ���������������������������pfaced a palm-leaf fan ancl  a  block  of  ice  on  the  casket.  Vatne  $780 complete with starter  When it comes down to a question of value for your money, the  odds are all in favor of the Ford. You get ail the.refinements of a  big car, at a fraction of the cost. In gasoline and oil consumption  and tire mileage no car can show the same enviable record. Ford  Service is obtainable, wherever you go, at a standardized low price.  No other car has such a high resale value.  GEO. A. RANDS, Ford Dealer  Enderby  Now iso Good Time lo  Gel Ready ior winler  Wood and Coal Heaters  Beaver Board at Reduced Prices  Tar and Building Papers  Linoleum in 2 & 4-yd widths  Linoleum Rugs  Let us overhaul your furnace  and have your old stove relined  McMAHON&MACK  HEAVY   AND    SHELF    HARDWARE    PLUMBING   AND    FITTING  Fail styles hi Men's wear  Look over our samples  of Suitings  See our lines of Men's .  Underwear, Boots & Shoes,  Neckwear, Hats & Caps.  E/O     fYtT   t      Men's Clothing, Boots & Shoes  ���������������������������   ���������������������������������������������_>���������������������������   LJLsUrsL*   Groceries, Etc.      Enderby  CKwnimuiti ware  Come and See our Peal '   * '���������������������������  Puy your Groceries for Gasfi  and Get the Benefit  Every $7*88 gets you a Qenl  Teece & Son     Ph<we 49   FJowr, Feed & Grocerief  Ladies'* Mines' Shoes  The newest styles and most dependable quality; also for  the School Girls and JPoys.    Examine our stock.  We sell  for Less  9  Move  Cliff Street, Enderby  fl  '*i|  Opening Announcement  IShe QUAUTY STORE  SALMON   ARM,   B.   C.  Opposite  Monte  Bello  Hotel  GENTS' FURNISHINGS  All the latest styles in Gents' Furnishings  including  FASHION-CRAFT   CLOTHING  LADIES' FURNISHINGS  Suits,   Coats,   Dresses,   Waists,  Spirella and  P.C.  Corsete,  etc.  ART NEEDLEWORK  Stamped Goods and a full line   of   Fancy   Work   Meterials,   Peri-  Lusta and D. M. *C. Threads, Paton's,   Baldwins'   ajid   other   makes  of wool,  etc.,    Free  instructions in Fancy Work given customers.  MILLINERY,   DRESSMAKING  INFANTS' WEAR  MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS  Heintzmen,   Bell,   Weber   Pianos.  Victor,   Brunswick,   Stewart   Phonog raphs.  VICTOR RECORDS  Sheet  Music,  Violin   Supplies,   Mouth Organs, etc.  You are invited to call and inspect   OUR .up-to-date   stock  C. JR. BJEBR, Prop.  ��������������������������� "1

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