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 Uns\>,  \^cXck��Owt^  Kctofcma Ikcarti  VOL. X.   NO. 39  KELOWNA BRITISH COLUMBIA. THURSDAY, AUGUST 15. 1918.���4 PAGES  f 1.50 Per Annum  Lady Evangelist  Visits Kelowna  Addresses   Large Gatherings  in Baptist Church  A visitor who excited considerable interest in town during the  past few days was Mrs. Frances L.  Neth, a well-known evangelist who  is in charge of the Christian Institute, Vancouver, a body which  makea a special study of Bible  prophecy and the interpretation of  Scriptural teaching. She is now  touring the Okanagan Valley and  commencing laat Thursday has  addressed large gathetinga in the  Baptist church. Possessing a pleasing personality and exceptionally  eloquent delivery, Mr. Neth has  attracted increasingly interested  audiences night' after night. She  waa to/ eight years wiih the famous  Dr. R. A. Torrey in the Los Angeles Institute.  The meetings opened last Thursday evening, Mrs. Neth speaking  twice on weekdays and three timea  on the Sunday. Referring to the  trend of the times she said that  God had a great plan for thia  world and had worked accordingly  ever since the day of Adam. We  ourselves were in what is known  as the Day of Grace, and from the  signs of the times this Grace Day  was fast approaching its winding  up. " It is most evident," contended  Mrs. Neth, " from a casual reading  of 2 Tim. 2, 1-5, that the perilous  times, the last days are right now  upon ua. We could see the covetous, hear the boasters, and everyone knew who was the notorious  truce - breaker who dabbled in  "scraps of paper." All these ars.1  other signs, she believed, foretold  the end of this dispensation.  The afternoon meetings were  devoted to the instruction of new  converts.  On Sunday the church waa  crowded when Mrs. Neth dealt  with the "Second Coming of  Christ, the next great event." The  world had aeen nothing in all its  history so terrible as this present  world-war, and nothing ao drastic  in its swift revolutions in national  life and custom. She thought she  could see ahead into a future uniform world governed from one  centre. The jews once again resident in their own beloved Palestine now so providentially evacuated by the intolerant Turk, According to Scripture warning, at  the very inception of thia 'world  federation' the Saviour would appear auddenly and take the Church  out of the world unto Himself.  " Do we see anything that hints at  this happening to-day > " asked  Mrs. Neth. " Yes, the very lineaments of prophecy are being traced out to-day and events are  tumbling over each other in their  haste to fulfil the never-failing  plan ot God."  By special request Mrs. Neth remained over two extra evenings  and addressed eager audiences,  and many expressions of thanks  and gratitude were tendered upon  her departure. A social picnic of  interested friends was held in the  park on Tuesday afternoon in honor ot Mrs. Neth's visit to Kelowna.  The pastor, Mr. Bennett, reports  that the visible results are excellent,  a number have been converted,  backslidden Christiana have -been  helped back to the path of Christ-  duty, and altogether renewed interest in the Bible phophecies has  been aroused in many mihda.  Mr. R. P. Hughes was a passenger to Olds, Alts., yesterday.  Rutland News  ��  Ifreat oar owa eoiresnonaeatl.  Miss Torrance, of Vancouver, is  visiting Mrs. W. Gay.  The Girls' Enterprise Club met  on Tuesday at the home of the  president, Miss Monford.  Mrs. Blenksrn and family are  leaving tomorrow for their home in  Kamloops, after (pending a holiday of six weeks at Mrs. S. J.  Craig's ranch.  At the Kelov/na Women's Institute flower show there was a special display of exquisite sweet peas  grown in Rutland by the Rev.  Griffiths. The specimens of Re yal  Purple Spencer, Wedgewood Blue  and Elfrida Pearaon i were greatly  admired.  Kamloops buainess men have  been notified by the B.C. Telephone  Co., who operate the telephone  system in that town, that a raiae of  $1 per month per 'phone will be  made, starting with this month.  A dividend at the rate of five per  annum for the first half of thia vear  has been declared by the Okanagan  Telephone Company. The company haa been empowered by the  provincial government, from which  it holds its charter, to make certain  increases in the telephone rates,  adjudged necessary to meet the increased cost of operation and continue to give efficient service.  Meeting to Present  Medals to S.O.S. Boys  A public meeting is being arranged for Saturday night, Auguat  24th, for the presentation of badgea to " S.O.S." boys. The Hon.  Dr. McLean, minister of education  has been asked to be present. Full  particulars will appear in next  week's paper.   o      ���   ' -'     ���  Canada is to send a force of  4,000 men to join the international  army in Russia.  British airmen brought down a  German Zeppelin on Monday in  flames off the east English coast.  The machine was one of the largest and newest of this type of  oircraft.  The anti-Bolsheviki movement  in Russia is growing rapidly, the  Bolsheviki Soviet organization having virtually gone to pieces.  The important town of Mont  Didier, which was approximately  at the apex of the German salient  aouth of the Somme, has been  captured by the Allies.  Since the. beginning of the Allied  counter offensive on July 18 the  Allies have taken more than 70,000  prisoners and more than one thousand guns, the Echo de Paris states.  In addition it estimates that more  than 10,000 machine guna have  been captured from the enemy.  The Austrians are reported moving  an immense amount of material  and great numbers of troops in the  direction of Italy and are expected  soon to attempt another offensive  on the Italian front.  Recruits to the number of 13,941  were secured for the Canadian Expeditionary Force in Canada, the  United States and EngLind during  the month of July, according to  the official statement of the militia  department. During the same  period, the total wastage waa 4222,  leaving a net gaits for the nionth of  9715 men. Enlistments in the  Canadian Expeditionary Force  since the beginning ot the war have  reached a total of 566,920.  General Kikiao Otan, one of  Japan's most distinguished soldiers  has been chosen to command the  Japanese section and will be the  ranking officer of the American  and allied expedition in Siberia.  Gen. Otana in effect will be commander-in-chief of the combined  forces, with the consent of the  various governments' participating.  The general, who is 63 yeara old,  waa a staff officer during the Chi no-  Japanese war and commanded a  brigade in the Russo-Japanese war.  When the Japanese entered the.  world war he waa aasigned to the  forces which captured the German  colony of Tsing-tau.  Canneries Wili Soon  Be in Full Swing  Big Tomato Crop is Ripening  Up Fast  The tomato crop has been maturing verv fast lately, and in all pro.  bability the different canneries will  all be running full blast inside of a  week or ten days. The B. C.  Evaporators (Kelowna Packers,  Ltd.) have already a large enough  supply of ripe tomatoes delivered  and in sight to warrant the announcement that will commence operations Monday. They are unxious  to secure all thejocal help possible  by that time, especially women and  girla for peeling, and are also bringing in about 80 girls from the coast,  whd are expected to arrive within  the next few days. The Casorso  rooms which were rented for their  accommodation have been put into  shape and all arrangements made  for boarding them. The canning  plant has all been installed in the  reconstructed B. C. Growers building, leaving the evaporating plant  undisturbed. By this means it will  be possible at the end of the tomato season to switch over in a few  days to vegetable evaporating  which will likely be continued  through the winter months.  The Occidental cannery has been  running for the past five or six weeks  on soft fruits. Cherries, finished  some time ago, were a big pack,  and ve.y fine fruit. Apricots, plums  and peaches will occupy the plant  for a few days yet," when the  tomatoes will be taken up and all  possible help secured to put up a'  big pack. Just how long the tomato  canning will last of course depends  upon the weather, but with anything like favorable conditions the  prospects at the present look extremely good. The recent rains  helped a good deal, and will pu>  weight into tha fruit. When the  tomatoes are disposed ofthe Occidental expect to switch to canning  apples, thus lengthening out the  season for the operatora until well  into December.  The Western Canners, Ltd , are  also preparing to open up, and in  fact have already received a large  quantity of tomatoes. The plant  has been thoroughly reorganized,  and n big output is expected this  year.  The Orchard City Evaporator is  still continuing the work of fruit  crystallization, and by (he time the  apple season opens a large stock  of ciystallized cherries, apricots  and peaches will have been manufactured. As the season progresses  evidence is abundant that the demand for thia class . of goods will  be enormous this year. Mr. Calder  also expects to turn out a greatly  increased pack of apple rings this  year, having enlarged his plant in  aeveral ways. It might be as well  to point out that this year in view  of lhe great desire to conserve  food supplies of all kinds, culls  and windfalls should be�� carefully  picked up for the evaporator.  Waste is not to be tolerated this  year.  Mrs. Chas. Quinn returned to  Kelowna yesterday.  Percy Bird is a visitor this week  from the coast.  Mr. and Mrs. Stiell left for Victoria yesterday.  Miss Babbit, of Summerland, is  a guest this week of Mrs. Ambler.  Anglican service will be held at  East Kelowna Sunday next at 3  o'clock.  Mrs. Howell, Miss Hollinsworth  and Mr. Duncan, of Vancouver,  are staying this week with Dr. and  Mrs. Telford.  Lieut. Bruce Cash, 102nd Regiment, is to take over the duties of  Quartermaster at Vernon Internment Camp, in place of Hon. Capt.  H. A. Langford.  The next list ot subscribers to  the Canadian Patriotic Fund will  be published immediately after the  end of this month. Will those in  arrear kindly hand in their' subscriptions to the secretary as soon  as possible,  Rutland Takes Dp  Manual Training  Will Join Kelowna  in Using  Instructor's Services  Manual training as a achool subject is now out of the experimental  etp.ge so far aa the Okanagan district is concerned, and it is extremely likely that within a short time  even the smaller rural schools will  all be equipped for this work.  Seveial schools are coming into  line thia year, and the number of  teachers is b-ing increased. Up to  thc present Kelowna and Penticton  have been sharing in the services  of an instructor, but following plans  which have been made during the  past week or two by Mr. John Kyle  the piovincial director of technical  education, thia arrangement is to  be discontinued. The Rutland  school board having decided to  obtain the necessaiy equipment,  Mr. Mitchell, the instructor, wilt  wilh the opening of the new term  in September, adopt a schedule  which will allow him to divide his  time between Kelowna and Rutland. Several of the other district  schools were considering the  adoption of manual training classes  but financial and other reasons have  prevented the completion of arrangements in time for this year.  Minister of Agriculture  Pays Kelowna a Visit  Is Sizing Up Agricultural Conditions in Valley  The Hon. E. D. Barrow, minister  of agriculture, paid a visit to Kelowna last Thursday in the course  of a tour of the Okanagan valley,  mainly undertaken for the purpose  ot getling acquainted with the  working of the department'a organization in thia part of tbe country and as a practical farmer in  sizing up conditions generally.  While at Vernon Mr. Barrow  paid a visit to the Coldsteam ranch  which the Land Settlement Board  has recommended the government  to purchase at a price of $900,000  for returned soldiers. He waa  accompanied by Dr. K. C. MacDonald, M.L.A., F R. E. DeHart  and Ben Hoy.  From Kelowna the hon. minister  passed over by ferry and motored  down to Summerland, accompanied by Mr. L. V. Rogers.  Demand Increase in  Allowance  Soldieis' wives and dependents  of Winnipeg are atarting a nationwide movement demanding that  they receive an allowance of $100  a month instead of the $42, which  ia now given them. This was the  decision reached at a mas-meeting  held oniFriday afternoon in the  Labor Temple at which more than  300 wivea and dependents of soldiers attended. The Tradea and  Labor forces of Winnipeg declare  that they will back them up to tbe  limit and will intereat the whole of  organized labor of Canada in this  much-needed increase in the allowance paid by the government to  the aoldiera' dependents.  The Ottawa street railway system  is completely lied up as the result  of a strike.  Mrs. Dixon and daughter left  veaterday for Calgary.  Mr. W. Huckle has generously  given a sorrel mare to the Canadian Patriotic Fund committee,  who desire to find a purchaser  immediately. The deacription given with it ia as follows: About 10  yeara old, sound in wind and limb,  about 14. hands in height, good  saddle horae and in excellent condition. If not previously sold it  will be auctioned in the city park  by Mr. Stockwell at 5.15 p.m., on  Thursday, Auguat 15th.  tr  .I ��� .ii  2>  *t-*sv-k\A A-.'*-��,  [L.SJ  CANADA.  PROCLAMATION  GEORGE the FIFTH, by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of  Great Britain and Ireland and of the British Dominions beyond the  Seas, KING, Defender of the Faith, Emperor of India.  To all to whom these presents shall come or whom the same may in any  wise concern,���GREETING:  A Proclamation of conditional amnesty respecting men belonging to  Class 1 under the Military Service Act, 1917, who have disobeyed our  Proclamation of 13th October, 1917, or their orders to report for duty,  or are deserters or absent without leave from the Canadian Expeditionary Force.  E. L. NEWCOMBE,  Deputy MlniBtur of JiHtlot,  Canada.  \ WHEREAS consider-  I able numbers of men  belonging to Class I under our Military Service Act, 1917, called out on active service in  our Canadian Expeditionary Force for the  defence of Canada under Our Proclamation  of 13th October, 1917, although they have thus  become by law soldiers enlisted in the Military  Service of Canada,  Have failed to report for duty as lawfully  required of them under the said Military Service Act and the regulations thereunder, including the Order in Council duly passed on  April 20 last,  Or have deserted.  Or absented themselves without leave  from our Canadian Expeditionary Force,  And it is represented that the very serious  and unfortunate situation in which these men  find themselves is due in many cases to the  fact that, notwithstanding the information and  warning contained in Our Proclamation aforesaid, they have misunderstood their duty or  obligation, or have been misled by the advice  of ill-disposed, disloyal or seditious persons.  AND WHEREAS we desire, if possible, to  avoid the infliction of the heavy penalties which  the law imposes for the offences of which these  soldiers have thus been guilty, and to afford  them an opportunity within a limited time to  report and make their services available in Our  Canadian Expeditionary Force as is by law  their bounden duty, and as is necessary for the  defence of Our Dominion of Canada.  NOW KNOW YE that we in the,exercise  of Our powers, and of Our good will and  pleasure in that behalf, do hereby proclaim and  declare and cause to be published and made  known THAT THE PENALTIES OF THE  LAW WILL NOT BE IMPOSED OR  EXACTED as against the men who belong  to Class 1 under Our Military Service Act,  1917, and who have disobeyed Our Proclamation aforesaid ; or who have received notice  from any of Our registrars or deputy registrars  to report for duty on a day now past and have  failed so to report; or who, having reported  and obtained leave of absence, have failed to  report at the expiry of their leave, or have  become deserters from Our Expeditionary  Force, PROVIDED THEY REPORT FOR  DUTY ON OR BEFORE THE TWENTY  FOURTH DAY OF AUGUST 1918. "-  AND WE DO HEREBY STRICTLY  WARN AND SOLEMNLY IMPRESS  UPON ALL SUCH MEN, and as well those  who employ, harbour, conceal or assist them  in their disobedience, that, if they persist in  their failure to report, absence or desertion  until the expiry ofthe last mentioned day,  they will be pursued and punished with all the  rigour and severity of the law, SUBJECT TO  THE JUDGMENT OF OUR COURTS  MARTIAL WHICH WILL BE CONVENED TO TRY SUCH CASES or other  competent tribunals: and also that those who  employ, harbour, conceal or assist such men  will be held strictly accountable as offenders  and subject to the pains, penalties and forfeitures in that behalf by law provided for their  said offence.  Provided however that nothing contained  in this Our Proclamation is intended to release  the men aforesaid from their obligation to  report for duty as soon as possible or to grant  them immunity from arrest or detention in the  meantime for the purpose of compelling them  to perform their military duty; Our intention  being merely to forego or remit the penalties  heretofore incurred for failure to report,  absence without leave or desertion incurred by  those, men of the description aforesaid who  shall be in the proper discharge of their military  duties on or before the said twenty-fourth day  of August, 1918.  Of all of which Our loving subjects and all  others whom these presents may concern are  hereby required to take notice and govern  themselves accordingly.  IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, We have caused these  Our Letters to be made Patent, and the Great Seal  of Canada to be hereunto affined. Witness: Our  Right Trusty and Right Entirely Beloved Cousin  and Counsellor, Victor Christian William, Duke of  Devonshire, Marquess of Hartington, Earl ol  Devonshire, Earl of Burlington, Baron Cavendish  of Hardwicke, Baron Cavendish of Keighley.  Knight of Our Most Noble Order of the Garter;  One of Our Most Honourable Privy Council;  Knight Grand Cross of Our Moat Distinguished  Order of Saint Michael and Saint George: Knighr  Grand Cross of Our Royal Victorian Order; Gov  ernor General and Commander-in-Chief of Oui  Dominion of Canada.  At Our Government House, in Our City of OTTAWA,  this FIRST day of AUGUST, in the year of Our  Lord one thousand nine hundred and eighteen, an 1  in the ninth year of Our Reign.  By Command,  Under-Secretary of Stare  SS= PAOK TWO  KELOWNA  RECORD  Thursday, August 15th, 1918  KELOWNK RECORD  Publisher, <jv��ry Thurtdfty at Iriowraa,  British Cotambift  JOHN LEATHLEY  Editor and Proprietor  SUBSCRIPTION   RATES  11.BO    ptr    thi:    7flo..    ill    montha.   United  Statu 10  .uoti addition*!.  All  sjubacrlDtioM  oavabU ia tdvanot  Subscriber*   at   th* rwular ra*��   oaa bav*  ���xtra  Dapert  mallod to frUndt  at  a  dlittUK*  at HALF RATE. ..��,. 75 matt dm war.  Thii  ���uecial orlvitoff*   tf   iraatod   loc    ih��  ouri-im ol advsrtiitas th" eitv aad diitrlot.  ADVRRTIHINU  RATES  LODGE NOTICES.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS  ETC..   16  oqhU iMit   column inch DMT wMk.  LAND AND TIMBER N0T10E8-90 dan. 16  60  ilnvi   17.  WATBR N0T1CBS-I9 lor Hv* insertion*.  LEGAL AnVKRTlHlNU-KiMt inaartloa. 12  cinu Mr Hot; ��ach labwaiwDt laatrtioa. "  ceoti oer Una.  CLASSIFIED ADVERTISEMENTS - I oent.  Mr word tint insertion. 1 oent ptr word  ���mil  labnequaat Inaertion.  DISPLAY ADVERTISEMENTS- Two inches  and unilar. 80 Mnti Dtr ineh lint iaaartlon  t.vnr two inches 4.0 csnta per inch lint insertion: 20 cents par inch uach eabwaoent  Insertion.  All i:linnifeH in contract advertittHnnnti tnuit.  he, in the hands of ths printer br Tuesdav  ���Tuning   to   eniurt   publication   ia   tbs   asst  Issue.  Harvest Leave for  Soldiers  A formal order applicable to all  pane of Canada governing harvest  leaves to members of the C. E. F,  was issued Friday by the militia  department.    It provides:  "Subject to the instructions of  general officers commanding, harvest leave will be granted by officers  commanding units to men who were  working on farms immediately b  fore thev joined for duty. The leav<-  will be to work on a soecified farm  but not necessarily on that on which  the man concerned was previously  working It may be extended to  men in medical category A, B and  C, and need not be preceded by  issue of clothing, inoculation, vaccination or more documentation  than particulars of recruits. It will  be without pay.  "Men now in districts other than  that in which they joined will if they  go to specified iarms in their home  districts be furnished with return  transportation to the headquarters  of that district, if they desire or require it.  "Harvest leave will be limited lo  six weeks and mav be cancelled at  any time by wire or letter. The  six weeks' period may commence  when the soldier desires.  "Men in categories lower than A  to whom leave has already been  granted, will be given an extension  in accordance with the local harvest  need to a total not exceeding eight  weeks and they will be immediately so notified by letter oril neces  sary by wire."  Cut in Sugar Rations  Reduction of household con  sumption of sugar in Canada to a  ration of one and one-half pounds  a person a month for personal use,  is requested by the Canada Food  Board in a statement just issued.  The utmost possible conservation  is urged in addition to the re  strictions now in force upon all  manufacturers who use sugar.  Householders are a'so asked to  use yellow sugar instead of the  granulated product wherever possible, because in ordar to get the  most efficient economic results  from the refining of sugar it is  necessary that about 30 per cent  of yellow sugar be produced by  the refineries. The Food Board's  appeal is made as a reault of a  conference of the internationa  sugar commission and a full re.  view of the raw sugar situation!  the balance of crop orv hand and  the Allies' requirements.  Members of the Southern Alberta Wool Growera with headquarters  at Lethbridge, have shipped 1,700,  000 pounds of  wool thus far this  Bicycle Repairs  Alao repairs to Baby Carriages,  Gramaphonee,  and    Electrical  Appliancea of all kinds.  We have a Very Com-,  plete Equipment  for general machine ahop work,  including an  Improved Welding Plant  for Brass, Aluminum, Caat Iron  and Steel. Save broken castings  Electric Wiring and Supplies  J. tt Campbell  Agent'"'"MeW Staples  Abbott Street, corner of Park Ave.  PhoneW  Canada's Own Air Service is Formed  Hon. A. K. McLean, acting minister of the department of naval  service, has announced the formation of the Roval Canadian Air  Service. This organization, which  will come under the direction of  naval department, has for its primary object the defence of Canada's  coasts but men enlisting in the  new air force will be liable for service outside the Dominion if  necessary.  Candidates accepted for the  Roval Canadian Air Service will  be entered as cadets, and will be  required to sign on for three years  or for six months after the duration of lhe war.  It was stated at the department  lhat pilots for seaplanes, airplanes  and kite balloons were required  immediately in connection with  the new organization. Only young  men born of naturalized British  subjects between the age of 17  and 26, and in the highest medical category will be accepted, and  arrangements have been completed  with the militia authorities under  which accepted candidates will be  released for service in the Royal  Canadian 'Air Service. Seaplane  cadets, it ia said, will be trained in  the U.iited States this winter, and  airship cadets will be sent to England for training.  English Women Wear  Standard Dress  Standard clothing for men and  women is the next step in economy  in England. Special clothes made  by government factories are now  on lhe market, so a nursing sister  who recently returned from England says. The women are taking  to these garments better than the  men, however. Although the garments are largely of the same pattern, nevertheless the people are  patriotically adopting them.  A good pair of shoes now costs  25s. where they previously cost  508. They are of a much better  quality and give better satisfaction  for lhe money than those made by  private concerns.  It is the sair.e way with the  clothing. Though not made elaborately they are simple and of  good material, made in a masculine style, and are of men's cloth.  "It doesn't make much difference  to the women anyway," said the  nurse, "as they are mos'ly wearing  trousers and coats to work in and  have been for some time."  Dr. MATHISON  Dentist  KELOWNA   i:   B.C.  J. A. BfGGER  BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR  Estimate;. Furnished for all classes  of work  Car for Hire  Gibs  i Garage  Phone 232  2M  BURNE & WEDDELL  Barrister,  Solicitors and  Notaries Public,  B. G. Weddell.    -   John V. Burne.  KELOWNA  B.C.  R. B. KERR  Barrister  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA.  B.C  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR 4 BUILDER;  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given for publicBuild-  ings.Town and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  F. W. GROVES  M. Can.Soc.CE,  Consulting Glcll and Hydraulic  Engineer  B.C. Land Suroeyor  Surveys snd Report, on Irriasrion Works  Applications for Water Licenses  KELOWNA. B.C  CLIFFORD G. BUCK  INSURANCE BROKER  Life, Accident, Sickness, Fire, Automobile,  Burglary,  Fidelity Guarantee  Specializing in Insurance, therefore service  to the Assured  J    Packet of    x,  WILSONS   \  FLY PADS)  \ WIU-Kill MORE FLIES THAN/  v $8��-WORTH OF ANY /  .STIfKY'fLY CATCHER/  Clean to handle. Sold by all Drug-  gists, Grocers :;nd General Stores.  Orders for  Local  Scouts  ���Bt PREPARED*     Kelowna Troop  . - . _ ��� Troop First;  Self Last  Edited by Pioneer. Aug. 13, 1918  Our Chief Scout, Sir Robert  Baden-Powell, believes that the  principles of scouting should have  a great influence in training boys  in their future responsibilities ol  citizenship. In the Headquarters  Gazette for June, he writes in part  as follows in an article on "The  School Prelect and the Scout Patrol  Systems," (he of course is referring  to the Old Countiy public  schools): ���  "As nearly every man will now  have political voting power, one  of the aims of education should be  to prepare the young citiz n for his  responsibilities in this line ....  Formerly the young man took up  lhe same line of politics as his  father had done before him���just  as he did in the question of religion���not from his own convictions  but from tradition. Now-a-days  wilh the rapid social development  and changes what his father thought  is out of date and behind tbe times  for the modern young patriot. It  is statesmanship rather than party  politics for which we want to prepare the boys.  We in the scout movement are  credited with supplying for the  boy who has not had the same  chance as one brought up in the  public school, an equivalent character training, especially ir> the  directions of responsibility and  discipline.  In the public school, authority  and responsibility are put upon  the prefects to maintain order and  tone among the rest of the boys.  Obedience to the authority of the  older boy is demanded on the part  of the junior as a point of discipline.  The practice of responsible  authority and obedience to it  among the boys is carried out in  the scout movement through the  patrol system, but it is on lines  rather more in accordance with  the spirit of the age than the prefect system .of the public school.  In the prefect system authority  is deputed by the masters to the  head boys. It is merely the delegation of autocratic rule and while it  puis the junior boy in his place  (not a bad thing at times), it is in  no sense democratic. It does not  give the boy freedom of action,  except at the risk of punishment if  he takes the line that does not  pleirae his superior. Whereaa in  the patrol system, where properly  canied out the leader is responsible  for the success of his patrol whether  in its games or in its efficiency, and  the scouts are impelled to carry  out the leaders instructions through  their desire for their palrol to excel, It is an expression of their  keenness and "esprit de corps" by  doing. In other words it is "Playing the game."  The leader realizes on his part  that to' gain . success he has to  foster this spirit by tact,and discrimination and by appealing to  the human side In the Court of  Honour (again if properly run) the  voice of the boys is heard and the  rules are made for their own guidance by the boya themselves.  Similarly in the) patrol leaders'  conference (again where properly  managed) the ideals and aims of  the movement are considered and  the steps to them'discussrd among  the boys themselves, so that they  become possessed of a wider and  less selfish outlook in realizing the  cons, as well as the pros, of the  question, which previously may  have had but one side for them.  Thus the patrol becomes a practical school of self-government."  a      ' a  a  We are wondering how many  of you  have read the wonderful  Pbooss 217 Bad 216  'GRANDVIEW'  Okanagan Centre  Summer  boarders  received.   Airy  roomi.   House right on lake shore.  Good cooking.   Tennis,  Moderate terms. 31 tl  See War on Many Fronts  Many Kelowna people will remember Billy Scholl, the writer of  the following letter. He was for  several years employed with Mr.  W. Haug, and in every way a popular young man.  Sir,���Just a gentle zephyr from  an old Kelownaite now slogging  away on one of the eastern fronts.  Being a lucky recipient every week  of the " Record" through its medium am able to follow closely  and keep well informed of events,  6tc, in and around the orchard  cily.  I observe from time to time Kelowna lads returning from the  western front pending their discharges through wounds and I  often think what lucky fellows���  in some respects. But alas, there  are some who have made the  supreme sacrifice and whose faces  we sadly miss.  Comparing my own experiences  I must admit that up to the present  have been extremely lucky, seeing  that I journeyed overseas to join  up just after the outbreak of war.  A lew weeks later was shipped out  to Gibraltar for a short period  thence proceeding to that land of  mystery, Er��ppt, where 1 was enabled whilst in the vicinity of Cairo  to visit the sphinx, pyramids, tombs  and some of the tamous mosques,  all highly interesting to anyone  familial with Biblical history. After several months on the desert  towards Tripoli rounding up the  hostile Bedouin and Senussi, who  had covetous eyes on Alexandria  and other Nile cities, eventually  putting the "kibosh" on them, we  were shipped to the most important theatre of war, France. After  fifteen months there, going through  some of the bitterest fighting, including the battles of Somme and  Airaa, eventually getting wounded  trying to head one ot Fritz's 5.9s,  resulting in losing a slice out of  my nose. However, after recuperating for a few months in dear old  Blighty was destined to see even a  new front and here I find myself  in Macedonia endeavoring to keep  King Tino quiet and making things  lively for the wily Bulgar.  So it seems that 1 am to see the  whole thing through to a finish  providing my luck adheres and  that I am able to sidestep the  "dead homers." Wonder if there  are any other Kelowna men serving who can approach a Cook's  tour similar to thia one.  Have tried hard to transfer to  Lt.-Col. W. H. Moodie's battn. (1st  Can. Pioneers), but through some  inexplicable reason it failed,so am  still serving with the famous Die-  hards���Middlesex Regt.  However, after all the bashing  and battering about we are all  feeling optimistic and looking forward to an early and successful  termination of hostilities.  Am keenly anticipating an early  retum to the peaceful environs of  Kelowna and renewal of old acquaintances. Have happened  across several Kelowna boys in  France and England.  Would like to give a more detailed narrative of mv experiences  whilst travelling under eastern  skies, but must have regard for the  poor censor, so will conclude,  wishing the " Record" every success. Yours sincerely,  Pte. BILLY SCHOLL.  story of the blocade of Zeebrugge  anrl Ostend by the British navy,  and the last plunge of the old battleship the "Vindictive" which now  lies at the bottom of the entrance  to Ostend.  We had an opportunity recently  of reading a little pamphlet giving  the story written under the non-de-  plume of "Keble Howard" whose  real name is J. Keble Bell, Second  Lieutenant, R.A.F., and we ahall  be glad to hand the little book on  to anyone who might care to read  it. He writes that "there ia nothing  more gallant nor successful ���there  could be nothing more gallant nor  successful in the annals of the  British navy. Sailors believe that  a ship has a soul. In the case of  the "Vindictive" at any rate, this  is true, for the soul of that noble  vessel will live in the British navy  so long as the white ensign patrols  the, oceans to preserve the peace  of the world." ���  Telling of the wonderful spirit  of the men, an officer relates the  following, more expressive, we  think, than a volume of high-sound,  ing phrases. He says that the men  when at the blockade of Zeebrugge  on returning to the "Vindictive,'  from the mole on which they had  landed, would insist upon bringing  back their comrades with them  whether dead or alive. In the  officer's own words:���" I'll tell you  one thing, the men were great. 1  saw one chap come staggering on  board with a pal in his arms;  whether the pal was alive or dead  I could not say and I doubt whether  he could but I heard him murmur  to him: " I wouldn't leave yer Bill I  Did you think I would ?"  MNK()FMQNTREAL  ESTABLISHED OVER ISO YEARS  Victory Bonds  Victory Bonds, other securities and important papers  should be kept Safe from fire  and burglary.  Safety Deposit Boxes in  the,vaults of this Bank at  Summerland may be rented  at a small charge.  IICA0 OrFICE.MONTREAL  D. R. CLARKE,  Supt. British Columbia Branches.  VANCOUVER.  P.  DuMoulin,   Msaaser,   Kelowna Erases.  BRANCHES IN OKAriAGAN DISTRICT  Aisutrsst, Psatktsa,      ���     Susuasrlsai,  Esfasr. ���     Friautsa,    '-      Ysrass.  WM. HAUG  Masons' Supplies  HARD AND SOFT COAL  Phone No. 66  We have what you want in both Common and Finished  LUMBER  DOORS .- WINDOWS SHINGLES  Prices right.       Delivery Prompt. Satisfaction Guaranteed.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Co., Ltd.  D. LLOYD-JONES, Managing-Director.  Help Win the War-  SAVE WHEAT  Effective July 15th���  The Food Controller requires that we sell one pound  of Substitute with every four pounds of Wheat Flour.  AS SUBSTITUTES WE OFFER  Rye Hour Cornmea! Shorts  Oatmeal Rolled Oats Bran  We strongly recommend the  use  of Rolled Oats, a  Canadian product, and the cheapest cereal  Get a recipe for use of substitutes at our feed store  NEW POTATOES FOR SALE  Kelowna Growers' Exchange  PHONE 29   ' '  Free delivery leave? at 9 a.m. daily  Weather Report for May, June and July  Compiled by G. R. Binger  Day  1 ..  2 ..  3..  4.  5 .  6.  7 .  8.  6  10.  II .  12  13.  14.  15.  16.  17.  18.  19  20.  21  22.  23.  24.  25.  26.  27  28:  29.  30.  31 .  Max.  67..  . 68 ������  . 66...  .. 65...  . 60...  , 60...  .. 55...  .. 65...  . 63...  . 68...  .. 74...  .. 74...  .. 67..  ,. 80...  . 58...  .. 65...  .. 60...  .. 58...  .- 61...  .. 58...  .. 60...  .. 61...  ,. 55 ..  ,. 59...  . 58...  . 62...  ��� 72...  . 72.,  70..  . 67...  . 57....  MAY  Min.  ..40   ..48   ..42   ..44   ..36   ..39   ..40   .4!   ..33   ..32.....  ..42   ..45   ..45   .43   ..49   ..45   ..48   .46   ..43   ..44   ..42   .37   ..45   ..31    ..36   ..31   37   ..39   .53   ..53   ..45   Max.  ...59.  ...58..  ...65:.  ...70..  ..73.-  ...69..  ...70..  ...75..  ...76.  ...79 .  ...83.  ...78 .  ...80..  ...66..  ...69..  ...76 .  ...80..  ...71.,  ...79,  ...80,.  .. 76.  ...86..  ...68..  . 76..  ..72..  .70..  69  "68  "'75'  "80  JUNE  Min.  .45...  .39..  .30-  .35-  .49..  .48...  .50..  .54..  .54..  .60..  .46...  .58...  .62..  .55..  .43..  50..  . 55..  ..47,.  .46..  .48..  .55..  .51..  58..  .53..  .49..  .51..  .55..  .44..  44  40  Mai,  ..83.  . 74.  ..68.  .71.  ..75.  ..79.  ..79  ..82.  ..83.  ..68  ..71  ..73  . 79.  ...78  ...77.  ...86.  ...94.  ...87.  .77.  ...74  ...77.  ...76,  ...76  ...75.  ...70  ...67  ;. 77,  .80  .79  ..80  ...81  JULY  Min.  .52  .54  .50  .45  .45  .53  .55  .51  .65  ..58  ,48  .58  .53  ..55  ,63  .60  ,:60  ..65  .63  ..57  ..52  ..51  ..62  .50  ..51  ..55  ..52  ..53  .59  .60  ..55  Means 64.03 41.74   Total Rainfall       .33  ,.72.36 48,8..  .88  .75.87 55.16  I.II Thursday, August 15th, 1918  \   KELOWNA  RECORD  fiat  Black & Coloured  Underskirts  EXCEPTIONAL Values  are here in Colored  and Black Underskirts in  such useful materials as  Heather Bloom, Silk, Satin  and Moirette, the special  features of which are their  long wearing qualities. Below we mention a few of  the lines <���  AT $2.75���Black Sateen and Moirette Underskirts.  AT $3.75���Black and Colored Moirette Skirts, made of  good quality material and colours such as Blues,  Greens and Purple.  AT $3.95���Black Satin Underskirts, an excellent soft  satin for useful wear.  Exceptional quality Black Taffeta Underskirts, full flounce  and dust frill  $4.75  Heather Bloom Skirts in an extensive  range of colors and sizes  i/ ������   LI/*f/rEO     ���  Phone 361 i * Kelowna  Kelowna Theatre  ONE^ NIGHT ONLY  Sat, Aug. 17th  "!��EUNITED PRODUCING!  COMPANY  In the tuneful musical play of to-day  THE  Girl From  o  ver  Th  ere  Reserved Seats, $ 1  Rush Seats, 75c Children, 50c  Seat Plan at Crawford's store  TOWN AND COUNTRY NOTES  J. M. Fleming was a visitor to  Vernon Monday.  Miss Sarah McClure left Monday  for Nelson.  Robt. Pearson was a passenger  Tuesday to the coast.  Miss Marie Sullivan left Tuesday  for Vancouver.  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Royle' left  Friday (or a three weeks' visit to  Vancouver.  Prof. Boving came in Tuesday  (or a few days visit in connection  with his work in the development  of seed growing.  Mrs. Baylis and her daughter  Frances left Monday for a visit to  Chilliwack.  Mr, A. W. Cooke is hauling out  lumber [or the construction of a  new dairy barn on his place at  Benvoulin.  By an order-in-council just re.  ceived restrictions relating to the  serving of pork or bacon in public  eating places are now removed. .  The Kelowna- Creamery has  found it possible to raise the price  of cream to, the farmer two cents,  making 50c for No. I and 48c for  No. 2. This will be welcome news  to shippers who are being faced,  with prospects of high feed prices.  Miss Edith Hull, off Vernon, who  has been some years in the Hudson Bay Co.'a grocery department,  has taken a position with the  McKenzie Co., Ltd.  Ex-Sergeant Anderson has been  appointed to the Dominion Fruit  Inspector's staff, under F. E. Loveday. Mr. Anderson returned to  town Thursday from a trip of inspection dov/n the lake and will  be located in the immediate district for some time.  Mr. M. G. Leggat, of the Van-  couver hardware firm of Wood,  Vallance and Leggat, motored up  Tuesday with his wife fron Penticton where they are spending a  short holiday.  Another automobile collision  occurred Saturday night near Barlee's place on the Vernon road  Mr. H. C. Collett was driving in to  town while Mr. W. R. Reed was  driving out to Rutland, and in en  deavoiing to pass they failed to  leave sufficient room with the result that their front wheels caught,  spinning the cars round and doing  considerable damage. Fortunately  no one was hurt.  Benvoulin Notes  The Benvoulin Red X Society  did not meet on Thursday last on  account of the heavy rain. Will  memoera please leave any work  they have completed at Mrs. Byrn's  as the ladies would like to send in  what they have on hard.  The young people of Benvoulin  gave a surprise party to Miss Lois  Mahan on Thursday night. Var  ions sanies were played and all  had a good time Miss Mahan  who left for Owen Sound on Mon-  day morning, will be missed by  the young people in this vicinity  Mrs. J. B. Fisher gave an afternoon tea on Wednesday last in  honor of her niece Miss Evelyn  Young, who has spent some time  in Kelowna and left Saturday last  (or Naramata and other points.  Miss Alice Byrns is slowly recovering from a-sprained ankle  and hopes to be around again  soon.  We have lost one of our friends  in the person of Mrs. Lund who  left last Saturday to reside with  her son on the prairie.  Camouflage  This it a word which many people  ���eem to think applies to the war  only. This is not the case, and 1  have just been reading some "camouflage" about shoe prices. They  are being sold in Vancouver for  $11. I can sell you the same ihoe  without any. "camouflage" around  the price, which  is, at  my   store���  $8.45 pair  DARK, the Shoeman  Quick  Repairs, Good Work  Opposite Royal Bank  s����3��*8KK��traec��<m^  Mrs. Chas, Quinn went up  to Okanagan Landing yesterday  morning,  The Hon. and Rev. T. R. Heneage, who had been camping with  the Wolf Cubs at Cedar Creek, left  Friday for Summerland.  Mr. and Mrs. G. Lock were arrivals from Vancouver Friday.  Mr. John Kyle, of the Education  department came up from Summer-  land Tuesday after making arrangements for maruial training at that  point.  Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Noble of  Calgary are visitors in town this  week.  Messrs. V. H. Molt, A. H. Fee  and L. Baillie were viaitora from  Kamloops Monday.  Mr. and Mrs. R. N. Young of  Vancouver were in town last weekend.  Miss Betty Gaddes who has been  studying and teaching music in  California (or the past year, has  returned to Kelowna. Miss Gaddea  has taken a special course in teaching and is a graduate of Kanter-  Coop Music Course. She expects  to hold a class this winter and will  be at her studio (corner Sutherland  and Richter) for piano instruction  on September 1st. Any information  before that date can be received  by phoning 250.  Next Sunday in the Baptist  Church will be observed as Anniversary of Pastor's settlement.  Special sermons will be preached  by Rev. W. Arnold Bennett, in the  morning on "Dealing with a Free  Hand." In the evening his topic  will be "Wash and be Clean"  Offerings will be taken for Foreign  Missions. The Sacrament of the  Lord's Supper will be administered  after the evening service.  Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Beese, of  Blythe, Ont. are visitors in town this  week, with Mr. and Mrs. Haug  Mr, Beese is a cousin of W. Haug,  but they have not met for fully  thirty) ears. Mr. and Mrs Beese  left home at the beginning of April  and are completing an interesting  tour of the States and Canada.  A proclamation is contained in  this issue to the effect that all  Class I men under the Military  Service Act who have up to the  present neglected or refused to  report (or service, will escape the  penalties provided under the Act  if they report on or before the 24th  of the present month. After that  they will be " pursued with all the  rigour of the law" and tried by  court marshal.  A Peachland boy named Fruen  had a bad experience last week  with a cow, being dragged for a  considerable distance entangled in  the rope he was trying to lead it  with. Finally the cow crossed an  irrigation flume and in doing so the  boy's (eet stuck against the side of  the din e,. when the rope broke  and liberated him. He was badly  brtiiaed and scratched but not seriously injured.  Runaways are becoming unpleasantly frequent again, and it would  almi'Bt seem that there is a silly  season amongst horses. A horse  and rig belonging to the Guisachan  ranch started Saturday afternoon  from the Occidental Co.'s warehouse, taking (right as it was being  untied. The driver, Mr. Phipps,  was knocked down and hurt a  little and the horse continued its  wild career down town. There  was a good deal of traffic on the  main street at the time and the  wonder is that not more damage  was done. Eventually it ran in  towards the sidewalk near Dark's  shoe store, smashing the whipple-  tree and thus liberating itself from  the buggy. It was then easilv  caught and put into the livery barn.  li.W.rilNMNljIlAM  AUCTIONEER  and  General Commission  Merchant  (Successor to J. C. Stockwell)  Second ��� Hand Goods  Bought or Sold on  Commission  Flour and Feed Always  in Stock  Next to the C.P.R. wharf,  Kelowna  Mowers & Rakes  McCormick Mowers, 4J-foot cut  McCormick Mowers, 5-foot cut  Deering Mowers, 44-foot cut  Deering Mowers, 5-foot cut  Rakes in 8-foot, 9-foot'and 10-foot lengths*  We also carry a good stock ot repairs  We have the best assorted stock in town of Valises,  Grips, Trunks, Hand Bags,. Club Bags, Straps, &c.  W. R. GLENN 8c SON  Pendozi Street  AGENTS  Phone 150  Printed Butter  Wrappers  According to the new  Dominion Government  regulations all farmers  who sell butter either  to the stores or privately, are required to have  it properly covered in  a wrapper on which  MUST appear in prominent letters the words  "DAIRY BUTTER."  The fact is also emphasized that all butter  in such packages must  be of the full net weight  of sixteen ounces, and  in default of same a  fine of from $10 to $30  for each offence is imposed. Whey butter  must be so labelled  even when mixed with  dairy butter and dairy  butter retains its label  though it be mixed  with the creamery product.  You can be supplied  with neatly - printed  wrappers for your  butter at the Kelowna  Record Office, for the  following prices:  100PAP^u^�����$1.50  200   ���    ,,     2.00  500   ,,    ���     3.15  1000   ���    ���    4.50  These prices include Both the  Paper, which is the best obtainable  for the purpose, and the Printing  of same.   Please note this.  Owing to the extraordinary rise in the price of butter  parchment (which has gone up over 100 per cent) we  have been reluctantly obliged to raise our prices slightly.  Nearly all this paper was previously manufactured in Belgium, and needless to say this supply has been entirely  cut off. Unfortunately there ia no guarantee against further increases, indeed, they are more than likely.  Kelowna Record  The Corporation of the  City of. Kelowna  TENDERS FOR CORDWOOD  Temlers will be received by the undersigned, up to twelve o'clock noonorTMan-  day IV1I1 Auguat, (or supplying the City of  Kelowna with SOO corda of dry wood and  | or 500 corda of green wood.  The wood muat be sound pine or  fir, cut into four foot lengtLa and of auch  a size as to be suitable for fuel at the  City's  power  houae.  The green wood must be cut and split  from w'lole groan pine or fir into four-  foot lengths. No saplings or dead wood  will be accepted.  The price quoted must include delivery  and pili ig at the City'a power house.  Delivery must be completed on or before  31st December, 1918.  Payments of eighty per cent, of the purchase price of the wood wil! he made from  time to time upon delivery. The remaining twenty per cent, will be paid upon  completion of the contract.  The loweat or any tender not necessarily  accepted.  G. H. DUNN,  Kelowna, D. C, City Clerk.  Auguat 7th, 1916. 38-9  Dried fruits, such as prunes and  evaporated peaches, which have  always been imported into Canada  in large quantities from California,  will not be available this aide of  the line this year. The United  States government has prohibited  the exportation of these commodities.- California canned fruits are  sure' to be equally short in our  markets so that Canada will have  to depend upon her own resources  for canned and dried fruits.  Fruit Juices  A limited quantity of  Cherry Juice and Apricot  Syrup for sale.  Apply  -  Orchard  City Evaporating  Company    -    Phone 131  W. B. M. Calder, Mngr.  New Harness &  s   s  The premises next to. the  Royal Hotel and opposite  the C.P.R.   wharf, Kelowna  "Kits mud*) of  Leather we can  ,    fix it"  Geo. Thomlinson  ���HM PAGE F0TJB  kbxbwka rbcqum  Thursday, August 15th, 1918  Selling Out At  COST  Now is YOUR chance.    Everything  must go.    All must be sold  before September 1 st   .  J. C. STOCKWELL  CREAM PRICES  from Aug. 1st, 1918  Kelowna prices : No. 1 -  50c per lb. butter fat  No. 2- 48c  KELOWNA CREAMERY, LTD.  Rhymes from the South-End Store  A Nickel walked into the SOUTH-END STORE j  "Say, mister," says he, "am I good any more  To buy anything in these days of the war?"  The storekeeper smiled a dubious smile  And thought quite hard for a little while.  " Why sure," says he, " don't lose all hope,  You're good for a cake of Oatmeal Soap,  Also a packet of Reckitt's Blue,  Though I should get Fifteen Cents for two ;  And here is some Gum and  Sweeties, too.  There are lots of other things, you bet.  That a good  little Nickel is good for yet."  Cash and Carry saves time and worry. Phone 4502  L. 0. BROWN Pendozi Street South  The KELOWNA THEATRE  TO-NIGHT���Viola Dana in " Lady Barnacle."  Saturday-At 8.15 p.m., THE BOSTONIANS.   No matinee.  Tuesday���" At First Sight," with Mae Murray.  Two Shows, 8 & 9.30.  Admission, 25c & 10c  I WANTED! )  WOOD FOR SALE. Good cotton wood,  well seasoned, length 10 to 18 inches.  Phone 178. 37tf  FOR SALE,  iwelve young Pigs.   Tele-  phone A. Rayrner, Bear Creek.     39-0p  SITUATIONS VACANT  GIRL WANTED, to assist with housework  and care of children. Apply Mra. R. W.  Thomas. 36tr  HOUSEKEEPER WANTED, widow pre.  (etred; child not objected to. Apply  Box H, Record Office. 39p  WANTED, a few good Men ; $4.50 a day.  Apply office ol Mr. McTavish. }7tf  MISCELLANEOUS'  CAR WANTED, S-passengar Ford preferred. State age, accessories, lowest  cash price, to Box T, Record Office.  38-9  Notes from the Prairie Fruit >  Markets Bulletin  By   Commissioner J. A. Grant, Calgary.  Latest advices from the Old Land  tells of the Food Controller order,  ing a reduction in price of dried  fruits. They are practically cut in  two. Pears and cota that were 2s.  6d. per Ib. are now Is. 4d��� prunes  and peaches were 2s. 4d. and are  now Is. 2., cuinnts and raisins  were 3s. and are now Is 4d. The  grocers are hard hit as no time was  given them to lower their stocks.  Strawberries were only allowed to  be sold on Saturdays and the n ax-  imuni allowed to each customer  waa 5 pounds. The government  price to growers was 4Jd. but the  retailers were allowed to charge 9d.  The following were the prices retail : Black grapes, 6s. ib.; strawberries, 9d. lb.; cherries (sweet)  4s. 6d. lb.; green gooseberries, 5d  and 6d; hothouse melons, 6d for  one; torn- toes, 2d.; bananas and  oranges, (id. each.  A Discovery.  A merchant in a Canadian city once made a discovery. He had purchased some goods that did  not turn out as he thought they would. Instead  of advertising "Enormous Bargains" he simply  said, "I bought them to sell at $10.00, but they are  not worth it; in fact I cannot recommend them at  all, but you will find them worth $4.00." He sold  them all and made some new customers, who  were convinced of his sincerity.  Nothing new about it. Truth is as old as the  hills and he simply told the truth. He discovered  that honesty is the best policy, and fortunately  very many advertisers are making the same discovery.  eopvmoHTiD ior.  iiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiMiiir  SSlCue  SYNDICATE  WHIPSAWING.���The Kelowna Irrigation  Company is prepared to pay $125 per  thousand square feet of 3-inch plank,  to ,be whipsawed at their dam on Mill  Creek, from logs to be skidded by the  Company at pit. Particulara from Diatrict Engineer's Office, Kelowna, or  W. R. Reed, phone 3404, Kelowna.  39-0  WANTED, empty Syrup Cana or Lard  Pails with lids. Boya, get buay and  earn monev by bringing them to Cunningham's.  WANTED, Good Top Buggy. Apply Box  R, Record Office.  'GRANDVIEW'  Okanagan Centre  Summer boarders  received.   Airy  roomi.   Houae right on lake shore.  Good cooking.   Tennis. v  Moderate terms.      i    31 tf  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  AU Rinds of Repairs  BtsRNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  Penticton  Steam Laundry  Laundry will be despatched  from  Kelowna every  Tuesday  Afternoon  returning Saturday  Morning  R.H. BURNS, Agent  At the Club Barber Shop  BUY YOUR  GAS and OILS  FROM  The  Oil Shop  Tube Vulcanising  a specialty  COAL OIL  GOODYEAR TIRES  AND TUBES  ACCESSORIES  CARS FOR HIRE  Five cara available, with  Expert   ���   Courteous   ���   Drivers  Phone  287  Water St.       Prop.: Rear of  South J. W.B.Browne Oak Hall  FREE AIR  Women Can Not Sit in  British Parliament  Womenrarr not entitled to become candidates for parliament,  according to. a decision rerched  by the law officers of England,  Scotland, Wales and Ireland, who  were unanimous in their rulingp.  This settles the controversy which  arose out of extending the franchise to women. Some have held  that this gave them the right to sit  in parliament and several women  have announced their candidacy  for office at the next general  election.  i  r  ^^5^5*  raa  \  [  /wVa  C  "wT  jnji|8  SHreysrwa  The tomato plant was introduced into Europe from South America  early in the sixteenth century.  The Dominion government is instituting proceedings against those  responsible for calling the 24 hour  protest strike over the shooting of  the draft evader Goodwin, by provincial constable Campbell.  Dehydrated (dewatered) vegetables and fruits retain the flavour  of fresh products, you need no  sugar to preserve them. Try dry-  ng your vegetables and fruits this  New B.C. Agent-General  Appointed  The government has decided to  appoint Mr. F. C. Wade, of Van-I  couver, agent-general in London  to fill the vacancy created hy the  death of Premier McBride over a  year ago. An order-in-council  making the appointment will be  put through at once. For some  time rumor haa connected the  namea of Mr. Wade and Hon.  William Sloan with the position.  It ia understood that Mr. Wade  will proceed to London in the near  future.  Cent (Salad)  Cool Salads For  Hot Weather  WARNING  Any person found taking  possession of and cutting up  drift logs, the property of the  Kelowna Sawmill Co., will.be  prosecuted.  Kelowna Sawmill Co., Ltd.  33tf  SYNOPSIS Of COAL MINING  REGULATIONS  Coal aunts* ii(Me al she Domiarop la Maa-  itobe, Saskataksaraa aad Altwrta.' las Yako  atritalT, tks Nortarwset taniksriaa. aasl a  ortioa ol taa Prortess at Uriiisa Uolaaabia  ur ba basse) lac a tans ot iwaotvoae vsutn  I aa senual natal ol SI aa Mas. Not  lira taaa 2.J0U eewas snl ba baasot ta oas  ���aa anat ha assets bs  AMkUsatlaa lot Iks lease  as aoDlioaat la psrsoa '  g.nl ol lis sllatrios as  lied lor an attests*.  In sarvered tsrtttsssj tsW laeat aaast. h�� *V  orrW b�� ssetions ot aKsJ~e*b��lvUioa8 ol  ssUucs. easl aa aaasiasi f > satlsra tk  rest applies) te aaail bs staked aat be lbs  iiiilinat atsuesL  Beeh aprrUaation suet ba; snssjaasalsS bs a  ppllsd lor are aot aralCoU^at aot otbar-  Iss.   A roralir skall hs aaid aa Ike   star.  haatabls osteal al tks ssaas at tks rata   ol  vs osats ear task  Tha psrsoa risarallss tka sslaa shall Ian  ' son sesame essoeatlwr   , si atarrihsaialils aaal m  nd   oar   tke roraltr tbstaoa.   II ths    '   hsiaa  a  _ mB-MtkaS  ha sail qmsalttT  _  tor  miner!  ��S8   ���   ejsratsd.   sash  ha laraisasd at best eaat   a  Ths baas arm [assess tha aaal ralalae riebls  air. bat ths bssas asar ba ssrtMMsd ta astr.  baas abatstar araiesUs assSst ttsMs but  fnildsrsd asossaan ear ths aaiisas ol  he mine at tka tatt al IU aa a  For tal *-f���-��r��� senHnaltrra  sads to the tbontarr at the D��  ^A^fiSssitt  W.   W. OOM.  Uses* BUsjste si Hss  latartor  The Dominion government has  decided to revive the appropriation  of $7,200 for protective work on  the Kicking Horse River.  A street battle between blacks  and whites lasting for a whole day  and attended with serious casualties  has taken place in Philadelphia.  The Ford Motor Co. of Canada  will resume manufacturing next  Monday. Instead of the former  250 cars a day, the output will be  to 100. The reason for the decreased output is given as scarcely of  materials. Aa a result the working  force will be reduced about 50 per  cent.  A supply of substitutes for wheat  flour in Canada is being rapidly  augmented. The Quaker Oats  Company of Peterboro have installed a mill to produce corn flour,  corn-meal, oat flour and oatmeal at  the rate of 7,000 barrels a dav.  Two mills to produce 200 barrels  of substitute flour per day are be-  ing installed in London and Pene-  tang.  Canada's war bread is made from  90 per cent, wheat flour and 10  per cent, substitutes. This makes  the loaf a little darker but it is just  as palatable as ever, if properly  made, and just as nutritious. The  Canada Food Board warned bakers  not to use artificial means of whitening war bread.  The grippe epidemic in Switzerland is subsiding. The last official  bulletin announces a considerable  decrease, amounting to 2000 cases,  Since the beginning of the epidemic  10 per cent, of the Swiss population  suffered from the visitation. Of  the 15,000 cases in the army, 400  resulted fatally. In Berne there  were more than 300 deaths among  civilians. The death list in Zurich  was fifty, but in the Canton of Zurich it is estimated there are atill  more than 30,000 cases.  Salmon, Shrimp, Lobster,  Sardines and other fish  are splendid to mix with  your fresh vegetables for  a salad. We sell a lot of  Canned Fish and Canned  Meat, too, for salad these  days.   Did you ever try  using them ?  We have a big assortment.  The McKenzie Co.  LIMITED  Canada Food Board License No.  8-7864-Retail Grocer  Winning the war raata on the loyally  and sacrifice of the people.  ���Canada Food Board.  AUCTIONEER  I have had over 21 yeara' experience in the Auctioneering buaineaa,  particularly in the line of Cattle, ,  , Farm Implements and Household  Furniture; and this experience ia  at your diapoaal. It meana better  results from your auction sales.  Anyone wishing to arrange for an  Auction Sale ahould see or write  G. H. KERR  Auctioneer  P.O. Box 195 Residence at  Kelowna, B.C. GLENMORE  Mr. C. G. BUCK  Room   I, Leckie Block, ia acting at  agent in  Kelowna, and will make al  arrangements for conducting of sales  Phone 217  Automobile  For Hire  H. B. BURTCH   -   Phone 180  Advocating a straight payment  of $2 per day for all soldiers instead  of the present $1.10, the Winnipeg  branch of the Army and Navy  Veterans is attempting to find, a  solution to the sodie'rs dependents'  problem. By this means the soldiers' assigned pay would be doubled, and instead of the present $15  the men .could assign $30 to their  wives or dependents.  Classified "For Sale"or"Want"Ads. Order Form  Use this blank on which to write out your condensed ad., on* word in'each space.  Enclose, money order or cheque, and mail direct to THE RECORD, Kelowna.  RATE���Two cants a word first insertion, minimum price 26c j subsequent insertions, on* cant a worst.  '  -  **    '  i  Please publish t  Nan  Add  If desired, rei  are  to be mailed enclose 10c extra to cover coat of postage.

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