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Array s^krattttHHsHH  Victori,, B.C.      ^^^  fWyeSTA  tfrlotuna  tttitfa  VOL. VIII.   NO. 26.  KELOWNA BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY, MAY 18, 1916.���6 PAGES  $1.50 Per Annum  Council to Defend Action Brought by C.N.R.  i    Considering Raising Water  and Light Rates  There was a full attendance of members at Friday morning's meeting  of tho Oity Council. '  |  Aid. Sutherland reported at~consid-!  erable length on. the result of his re- ]  oent visit to the coast which had been :  mado for the purpose of consulting  counsel as to the city's course in tho  action which had been commenced by  the Canadian Northern Railway Co.  against the city with the objcot of  obtaining an order declaring the sale  of their property for taxes illegal.  The company possesses considerable  land,within the city, only aportlon of  which, is comprised in their right-of-  v:ay. Tho company claim exemption  from taxes for all their property under the terms of an agreement winh the  provincial government. The city-  claims that as this land.is not used  for railway purposes* the company is  liable for taxes, and proceeded at the  recent tax sale to sell the proporty in  tho usual way.  ��� After a careful consideration of Aid.  Sutherland's report the council decided to authorise tho Finance committee  to use their discretion in engaging the  neicessnry counsel and instructing thu  city solicitors to proceed with the defence.  ^ Aid. Harvey had a report to make  regarding tho proposal to lay a wntor  service pipe tt> thc cemetery, a matter  which came within tho provinco of the  Parks committor. Aid. Harvey stut-  ��� od that he had boon offered a quantity  of.3 inch woodon pipe for 9$ cents per  foot, nnd 2 inch iron pipe at 32 cents  per foot. The cost of new 2 inch  pipe would bo 45 conts  per foot.  It was decided to authorize the committee to purchaso the wood pipe. if  it was found to be in good condition.  Aid. Millie, on behalf ot the ; Fire  committee, stated that he had interviewed tho Firo Brigade on the Bug*  postion made nt the last meeting of the  council that the caretaker of the Firo  Hall, Mr. Nash, should also undertake  the cleaning of the city offices. He  said that no objection would be raised by the Chief if tho oaretaker waa  paid an additional $10 per'month.  It was considered that thc small  sum which could be saved by such an  arrangement would not warrant the  additional risk which would be Imposed by the absence from the Fire Hall  of Fireman Nash while ho was cleaning  the offices, and it was decided to continue the present arrangement with  Mr. Markham.  Mayor Jones reported having attended a recent meeting of the Firo  Brigade, and was pleased to note that  tho newer members were taking a very  keen interest in the Brigade. iThis,  ho considered, was a very good sign,  and meant an assurance that tho  Brigade's roputation would not suffer  in any respect from the faot that so  many of the experienced men had  been called away from" the city.  Aid. Millie recommended that tho  Fire Hall bo thoroughly cleaned and  kalsomined. IThe work would " bo  done by the caretaker, so that tho  only expense ontoiled by the oity  would be for the cost of the material.  Aid. Sutherland reported that as a  result of an interview with the Kel-  , owna Sawmill Cfo. they had offered  to supply tho city with sawdust fuel  from their mill for $300 per month.  The city waB to undertake the hauling  of the sawdust from the hoppers.  The matter was referred to the Light  and Water committee.  Tho Chief oonstable submitted his  report for the month of April, showing' a total of five cases before the  magistrate, and fines amounting to  $82 imposed and paid. He also  ferred to the fact that during the  month three bicycles had been stolen,  but all had been recovered-. Two of  them were found in the shed at the  back of the old barracks on Glenn  avenue, and the third in 'the lane at  the roar of the same place.  With reference to a recent application from the wholesale houses in the  oity for a reduction of the rate of  their trade licence fee. it was deaided  that on account of ii�� being necessary  this year to spend a considerable sum  of money in the-wholesale district for  street repairs, etc., the request oould  not be granted. The clerk was therefore instructed to boo that tho fees as  laid down by the by-law were collected  from thrteo concerned.  Tt- was suggested that the Light and  Water committee make a thorough In-  M (mf^mm j Board of Trade Meeting        j  An   announcement   has  already been ' *J  fS��H���5    Discusses Single lax Principle  the local Farmers' Institute, ut.d these -   interested aro reminded that all entries Wjj, y        C ;j        Ad        p    y h   Saving-farmers Insti-  should be, made as soon as possible in �� .     , .  order that they may be,forwarded  to tute Rent Rooms���Want Mail Car Service on Kettle Valley Line  Victoria by June 1st.  :--   Death of Pioneer Settler  Liberal and Conservative at East Kelowna  The competitions chosen  .re.���  Orchard, 6 years and over, 5 acres.  Potatoes (any variety), ���fc acre.  Ontons        do. \ acre.  Corn do. 1 ntye.  ithe first prize in each competition is  $20, second, $15, and the third $10.  Send the entry foo of 50c to the'secretary of tho Kolowna Farmers' Institute, and notify him or the director  nearest to you which competition you  will enter, and remember that entries  close May 31st.   O���   There are many old-timers throughout the Okanagan who will hear with'  regret    and    sympathy of tho sudden  death    of    Mr.    Joe Christian at Ms  Roth Candidates  Address  Big  home last night.     Sheer old age was       /���,    i ���     c  L     1L  apparently    the only cause of    death !      fathering in ScnOOlhOUSe  He was sitting at supper last evening | .... ..���  when    he    suddenly laid back in the \  chair in a state of collapse, and tho'  ! The difficulties attending the collection of taxes at the present time, and  the need of moro equitable distribution  of tho burden of municipal up-koop,  formed tjje subjects of a little  debate    which   followed    thc  was not at all what we hud here.  Henry George's idea was that by placing all the tax upon land, the tying  up of vast tracts of land by the spoc-  nformal ulator would bo prevented. People  regular  requiring      land    for    furm    pur]  he was given immediate attention, 1:  expired within an hour. The funeral  will take place tomorrow (Friday)�� a  service being held in tho Catholic  Church at 10 a.m.. The deceased has  been resident in the valley for close  on half a century, and indeed in said  to have been the first white man to  sottlo here.   O   Kelowna Volunteer Reserve  monthly meeting of tho Board of 1 rado would   thus   be   able   to get it at a  on Tuesday evening. reasonable price.    As the scheme work-  The regular business nf the masting, ed out in cities like Kelowna the tax  arising chiefly out of the Oorrbap^hd- on bare land became so heavy that it  once was first disposed-of. would   soon not   bo worth paying at  The first item was a letter from D. all.  E. Gellatly & .Sons, drawing tttoutl.-.i He instanced a place in Kolowna  to the rapid rlu of tho lake level, where a field of eight acres was uss-  which it was staged had gone up two eased ut $12,800, which at a 25 mill  inches during the last twenty-four rate meant over $300 a year in taxes,    hours. The board was Urged to use or about $38 per aero- He under-  Considering a strong ooftnter attrac- its influence to have tho obstructions stood that th(! usual rental charged  tion, tho attendance at the .weekly at the outlet near Pentlicton removed, to -laps or Hindoos for truck growing  drill of the Kelowna Volunteer Reserve It was decided to communicate with was 810 por acre, so that tho tax men-  was fair, and the members present en- tho Penticton Board of Trade on tho cloned waB absolutely extortionate,  joyed   a   rare treat in being initiated matter. and   people    would  into the mysteries of tho new   Swedish:   Mr.    Ii.    1,.    Dalglish   of Okanagan paying it.    Other, instances wore mon-      a    r.iftt:v a  physical   drill   by Sergant Moon, who   Mission wroto asking tho Board's sup- tioned of the same kind.    . ���    friend  kindly    consented   lo    teach   tho new   port for the "Daylight Saving" scheme     It  movements. and enclosed a clipping* showing   that  taxes to a reasoname moil,, anu mis ^      motor t    V  Squad  Interesting Local Wedding  A wedding of considerable local interest took place yesterday when Provincial Constable P. A. McDonald Was  married to Miss Fanny Copeland. a  daughter of Aid. K. A. Copeland.  Tim ceremony, which was a quiet  ono,       t ook        pi ace        at the  An interesting political meeting was  hold last evening in the East Kelowna  school-house at which both candidates  wore present. There was a considerable attendance, a large proportion,1  however, going up from town. Tho  meeting was organized by the Liberals  and Mr. L, V. Rogers was tho first  speaker.  I Much of the ground covorod Is al-  I ready familiar, and thc government  was given a sevoro raking on account  of the Dominion Trust failure, tho increase of the public debt, the growth  of the civil service expenditure, and  the railway policy. The "eleventh  hour policy" of the government in  bringing in the Agricultural Aid bill  was also -criticised, though the Liberals would be willing to carry out the  provisions <>f tho Act if elected. Objection was raised to the partisan  commission who wero at the head    of  home of the bride's  parents,  and  was  soon got-tirod of   attm(led    hv    memhera ���f the fumily  it, and also to tho clause relating/ to  and     a few intimate  foreclosure for default. ^        The Rev. A. Dunn officiated.1    Ma>'or JoneP WM f,1Cpd with an ttl"  was    a question of .reducing the Aft(,r & mncheon th��� hftppv pair went   most impossible   task    in    lhe    short  inclosed a dipping.showing   that  tuxes to a reasonable limit, and this |)V    motm. to Vornon   jn which place "t'me at m'8 <H"P��**1 to deal fully with  and    platoon drill was also   tlie matter was being taken up aotiv- could only be done by taking some of'    j    ,  Kamloc ns  honeymoon  practised, but under difficulties, owing uly by Cheat Britain ami other coun�� the tax off tho land and putting it on  . .  to scant numbers. - .tries. to    tho    buildings,    as a certain sum    Constahle MSD  Sergant Chaplin has kindly consent- j   Mr. L. E. Taylor spoke in favor   of must be raised to provide for the neod  ed   to    take a class of young mon in the scheme, pointing out somo mistuk- of the city,    if the tax on land in the  tho   SwediBh    drill    if they will hand en   ideas in connection with it.     Tlie city   remained   too   high   that   which;       . ,,  their names to oilhor him or the O. C, effect   here,   he Baid, would simply be might   bo   used   for   garden   purposes       ,    , ., ,    .  ir    Vi       *    j       tt      <ii    i       i ii ,l i .*  ���    i     .u      i    i u nil *. *. * .and- he     wil proceed  at once to  Mr. Crawford.     He will also drill any thut on a certain day the clocks would would be loft vacant. . ,.  mon desiring instruction on any oven-  be forwarded ono hour, and after that      There was another difference between  ing of the week they wish. no    ono    would know   any difference, this city and a 'largo centre where the  No other town in B. C, has thc iaci- '-The actual saving iu light bills,    and single lax might work better.     In    a  lities for learning manly'exercises that the   advantage   of    gaining an extra large city the bigger houses wore usu-  Kelowna    has   at present and the ex-  hour of daylight would bo very great, ally grouped in one district where the  ocutive    of    tho    Kelowna    Volunteer      Iho    idoa    was generally favored in land was assessed high wi.iU thc poor-  Reserve strongly urges tho citizens to the    discussion    which   followed,    tho er   houses   were in a different quarter  uso these advantages while available,   difficulty    apparently    being'to deviso where tho assessment was low.    Thus  The drill has been changed to tho old some way of putting the scheme into (ho   wealthy    classes    wore paying a  hour, namely 8 p.m. every Monday.      effect.     It was finally decided that    a high rate and the poor a much lower,  The   N.   C. 0. class is on each Wed- deputation consisting of Messrs. Ox ley -producing a fairly, equitable taxation.  negdtf? evoning at 8 p. in; -        - Meikle    and Taylor should wait upon' Here,   however,    the large and   small   the   city council, asking them to tako houses were mixed together,  and      a  vestigation     for the purpose of asccr-  tho    necessary   step by changing    tho rich man with  a largo house  was  pay-  taining  whether it  wns advisable   .to time of the power house whistle. ing    tho   same taxes as a poor man  increase the rates  to Hght and  water     Tho l'enticton Board of Trade wrote next door with a small house -but with  consumers. asking for,support in a petition for a his lot assessed attbe same rate.     He  The    Mayor reported that    he    had postal car service with mail clerk   qo considered this an injustice,  lately received several complaints from  the Kettle Valley lino.     It waB point-     We wero approaching, he concluded,  ownere of property on the lake shore ed out    that the Hope cut-off ��� would a    stage where if taxes were noft im-  the    vicinity of the waste   water be completed about July 1st, and that proved it would be almost impossible  drain Jroiu the Kelowna Steam Laun-   a through train would be put on mok- to   collect    theme.       This would be a  dry.   ' Ho requested the Health   com- ing the run from Vancouver to Nelson disastrous    situation,    ahd    the only  mittee to investigate the cause of the  in "20 hours.     It was contended that remedy was to lighton tho tax on land  same. n mere baggage car service would noi and tax buildings.  An estimate of the proposed expen- be satisfactory, but that in the inter-     Some of Mr.  Kerr's arguments wero  diture of the Public Works committe? ests    of trade and commerce a proper subjected to vigorous criticism* in the  for tho 'year was submitted as follows:   mail cur with clerks was needed. discussion which followed.  Cawtton Avenue, gravelling ...8 150.00     It was decided to support the request     Mr. Leckie pointed out that the per-  Water Street, gravelling     300.00 which   was   to    be forwarded to   the son referred to had had 820,000 offer-  Pendozi Street, from Bernard Av. Hon.    Chaso   Casgrain and tho   Hon. ed for his "field" and had refused   it.  to   bridge, grading and gravel, Martin Burrell. He said the high  assessment of such  ling     450.00    "It was   decided   to rent the Board's lots* was due to the boom which   had  General repairs rtnd gravelling   300.00 rooms   to tho   Farmers' Institute for run up the price of lots beyond their  Sidewalk repairs        500.00 the   euni of   #200 per annum, and tho value.     He objected to "soaking"  will  r  id,  stationed  in   Kelowna  years, has juBt been transferred to   i  post    on    the North  Thompson river  hit  Boy Drowned in Lake  Early this afternoon a little boy  named Davis was drowned in tho lake  near the C.P.R. car slip. He was  playing with some companions on the  bank of sand thrown up recently by  thc dredger and itccidecfly rnll��*d in.  His playmates ran to give tho alarm,  but before he could be got out he was  beyond recovery. He was about live  years of age, and the son of Private  Frank Davis, who ts away on bridge  duty. ..   O   Lecture on Manual Training  Proportion rd. forem. sal .  Tho   following accounts wore  for payment:  G, Markham, cleaning offices ...  W. R. Glenn, power house sup.  J. B. Knowles, repairing clonk  Kelowna    Garage and Machine  Works     Co.,   charging   tank  on fire truck    Burno & Temple, attending  Police   Court     Commercial Livery and Transfer,  300.00 executive were authorized to expend a man who puts up a big house on his   sum of not more than $40 in making property,   because   he was benefitting  $2,000 the   alterations to the front office   as the town more than the man who left  passed  required to fit it for the occupation of hig lot vacant.  the    Dirtrict Fruit Inspector, Mr. Ben Aid.  Sutherland said that up to    a  s 1-2.00 Hoy. few years ago the city had taxed both  3,75 Mr. L. B. Taylor explained that tho land and improvements, but such a  3.75  Farmers'  Institute intended to    make largo   percentage   of lots    had    boon  the   room a convenient meeting pja.ee bought by outsiders, and held purely  for farmers with library and reading for speculation, and it was to get  1.50 room.      Tho  room  would  be open at more taxes out of them that the single  all times while tho secretary, Mr. R. tax had been adopted. As a matter  2.50 L.   Dalglish   would   attend on Wednes- of    expediency,    however,   and apart  day and Saturday afternoons.        ^      from any question of principle, it was  teaming       4.50     Attention was drawn to the danger- probable that the efty would have  to  L25 ous condition of the road to Mr. Dun- tax improvements again this year.  i.50 das'   place   ovor   the  point   of   Knox }   Tho evils of undue sub-division were  V46 Mountain,   a    serious accident having also    touched   upon, Aid. Sutherland  '0 00 been narrowly avoided a few days ago. expressing    the l>eliof that municipuli-  45.20 Tt was suggested that the government ties Rhould be given the power to pre-  58.30 road   superintendent   should be asked,vent    sub-divisions    Which    were not  K.  Lumber Co., lumber     50.30 to    have it fixed.     Some doubt, h'ow- needed for residential purposes.  B.  Willits,  stationery     ���6.50 over, was raised as to whether it.was     Mr.  Leckie said people who- sub-div-  Morrison Thompson Co., Blip. ..  Crawford & Co., stationery    Tmporial Oil Co., oil for sewer  J, F. Burno, expense re C.N.R.  Kelowna Sawmill, lumber, otc.  Kelowna Courier, printing, etc.  0.  P.  Max Jenkins Co., wood   120.51 not a private road. ided   land    away out caused tho city  do. general ace      6.25'   Mr. Hereron said that a government expense for water and light lines and  S. M. Simpson, repairing tools     I.% road had been planned around tho foot streets, and he "did not soc how they  A.  R. Davy,  teaming      19X0 of    the   hill near the lake, instead of could    expect! to have their property  Quong Tape, interpreter's fees... 2.00 climbing tho hill. He did not think assessed a^ "fields." People should  City" Park Res., prison meals... 2.C0 the government would spend any pay the penalty for their mistakes,  Stewart BroB., trees for streets   10.00 'money    on   the old road, which   was nnd not want ^o soak other people to  D.  Leckie,    supplies  .,      5.99   hopeless. ����� do it for them.     Ho bolieved in single  H. Dillon, teaming     12.00 | 'It was   finally   arranged   that   the*tax for this or any other place.  W. Si Fuller, trees for streets...   50.00 owners    of tho property sorted by the i    A. Mophnm, work on streets ...   24.50 road should,forward a petition to the  H. Maidment,   .work sower dep.   25.50 governmont   superintendent    when the '  P. Coffey, general work .i    22.25   Board could lend its support.    Max .TenkinB Co., wood.-eont.... 724.121   " SINGLE  TAX KKNNICDY-On    Thursday, May 11th,  Aid. Sutherland, expense aco. to -       ! ' . !  to the wife of A. Kennedy, a son.  Vancouver   re C.N.R    68.10 I   This concluding the business of   tho  ���TaB. Copeland,  'payment wood   32.25' ovening,    Mr. R. B. Kerr then opened GOVKN���On  C. Ambrogio, payment wood ...   46.37 an interesting discussion on tho merits  BIRTHS  Sunday,    May 14th, to  the wife of J. Goven, a daughter.  the many sweeping assertions which  had been made, and was moreover  who has been 8llhjected to considerable interruption  for some three *''om *ne ^iheral supporters who had  turned up in strength. He recalled  the condition of the province when  the present government was called to  power in 1903. Public affairs and  finances wore in u state of chaos, and  there was an enormous public debt in  proportion to the then comparatively  small population. Only a strong and  progressive government, could have  brought the administration of affairs  into order, and the great development  of the province since that day was an  evidence of this progressive policy.  He dealt with the much-criticised  railway policy, which had been twice  overwhelmingly endorsed bj' the people  und which would yet prove an enormous -benefit in opening up the var-  ous parts of the province to settle  ment and providing an outlet f*jr its  products.  Tho Agricultural Credits Act was  admitted by all to be one of the most  progressive pieces of legislature any  government could bring forward,   and    i he pointed out the incalculable benefits  Mr. John Kyle, provincial organiser which had resulted from similar sys-  of technical education, will bo in Kel- terns in New Zealand and Australia,  owna tomorrow (Friday) ovening, and . Touching upon irrigation matters, he  will lecture, at the Public School at related what had already been accoin-  8 p.m. on "Manual Training, and its plished in inducing the government to  place in the school system." Parents s,.nd an expert to thoroughly invest!-  nnd all interested are invited, and it gate conditions in thc valley, and  is hoped there will be a Targe gather- whose report had just been presented,  ing in view of the fact that.n decision The assurance had also been obtained  will havo to be arrived at shortly ns that the government would stand be-  to the future of the classes in Kel- hind the systems in the meantime to  owna school. J safeguard tho users from any possible  loss due to the failure of supply.    He  believed   ji    definite policy would     be  Irafted by the government  this year,  and   would    do his,best to socure   a  policy along the lines of   government  Keports  from  Idaho  state  that    re-  storage and main ennals, with the dis-  peated  frosts have completed  the des-   tribution loft in the hands of the users  truetion    of    tho southern fruit crop,  thomselves.  The state horticultural inspector suid! He promised the audience thut ho  that thero is little life iu tho apple would endeavor to take another .oppor-  orop, while prunes, poaches, pears, and tunity of deulinir more, fully with somo  small fruit wore totally destroyed, of the points which he had been obli-  i'he loss to growers is estimated from ged to pass over somewhat rapidly,  one million to two  million dollars.  The resignation of Mr. W. M. Fd-  wnrds ns secretary of the Agricultural  Association waa considered at a meeting of the directors last Monday. Mr.  Edwards is leaving for Vern'on. wune  he will probably remain all iho suTimer. The resignation was accepted  with regret, and Mr. Edwards was  thanked for his energetic services (tiring the past year. Mr. K. R. Bnil'jy,  one of the directors, undertook to act  as secretary pending a further regular  appointment.  The eleventh annual convention    of  the   Women's    Christian    Temperance  .Union     for      the       Okanagan      district    wilt    bo   held in Kolowna noxt  iThursdny and Friday.     The guest  of  honor will bo Mrs. Gordon >Wright, of  London, Ont., president of the Dominion W. C. T., tt.   The regular sessions  of   the convention will be held in tho  ^^^^m^^^^_^^^^^^_^^^^^^^ Presbyterian Church, Friday   morning  L. S. Kliuk, dean of the Agricultural in tho Opera House both evenings   at  College at Vancouver, who will no tine; 8 o'clock.     On Thursday evening ad-  of   the    speakers,   at the forthcoming dresses will be given by Mrs. Gordon  Will anyone willing to entortain  delegate to tho ^r. C, T. U. convention  next Thursday and Friday communicate at once with Mrs. Swerdfager.  G.  A. Robinson, teaming       1.36 "of single-tax as applied to local con- DeHART-On Tuesday, May 16th,    tolannual convention of the Western Cun-|Wright    and   Mr. L   V  RogerB  C. H. Dunbar, feoB for filing tax jditions.    He contonded that tho B.nglo      the   wife      "   ~  ~   --���_..   1   .     _   _   ���     .   ������_-        |_ _ .      ..        .'.*',  sale redemption certificates ...     3.15 tas idea advocated by   Henry  George'   daughter.  On  of   F. R. B. De Hart,   a|ada   Irrigation    Association at Kc.ni-1Friday evening there is to be a floW  loops, July 25th to 37th.  Medal Contest.' PAGE TWO  KELOWNA   RECOM  THURSDAY, MAY 18th, 1916  KELOWNK RECORD  Pnoli.WJ .nry Thtntay at Kolowna,  Britlr* Cchrmbi*  JOHN LEATHLEY  Editor and Propriator  <^  SUBSCRIPTION  BATES  11.50   par   yw:   "ft*:..   "i*   months.   UnlUd  sin to* 60 cents additional.  All lubtcr.Dtions uavabto ia advance  Subscribe���    at   the  reiiular  rate   ran  have  aitra Danere mailed to Irienda at a distance  nt HALF KATE. I.e.. 75 cente per vear.  Thia   special   privilege    is    grnntwd    tor    thu  unroot* ol  advertising the citv  ind dwtnOt.  ADVERTISING HATES  LODGE NOTICES. PROFESSIONAL CARPS.  ETt\. i IS cente ��er column inoh per week.  LAND AND TIMBER Nn.TICES-30 davs. |6i  60 dave 87.  WATER NOTICES���$9 tor five Insertions.  I.EOAT. ADVERTIHING-Flret insertion. 12  cents per tine: each subeeauent insertion. S  cents per line.  CLASSIFIED ADVERTISEMENTS -2 cenle  per word tirst insortion. 1 cent per word  enc.h subset)uent insertion.  DISPLAY ADVERTISEMENTS - Two inches  and under. SO cents per inch tirst innrrtlon  over two inches 40 cents per inch tir.it Insertion: 20 cents per inch each subsequent  insertion.  , ROYAL  YEAST  MAKES PERFECT BREAD  Would Enable BX.  Lumber to Reach Markets  Tribute to Premier Borden;  All charn/es in contract ryivertisementR must  U in the hnnds ot the printer bv Tnesdav  rveiiinu to en* ure publication in the next  isine.  "As a private Individual nnd citizen  who happens to bo a member of parliament, I have no time for criticisms.  I am behind the clear-eyed purpose iof  tho Premier of Canada, and so are thc  people of Canada. The demand now  is to stand under the llntf we love and  to stand behind a government whom  history has recorded, has done so  well. I am behind this government  and 1 belkue the people are behind  \ this 'government until the war is beyond all doubt."  I Such was the striking statement  | made by Dr. Michael Clark, the Liber*  I oral member for lied Deer and a very  j prominent member of his party. Whilst  j it naturally caused some sensation  'amongst the Liberals, and came somewhat, as a surprise to all, yet, at the  flame time it portrayed the right  spirit, nnd was, incidentally, a fine  and fitting tribute to Sir Robert Borden    nnd the members of his govern-  Daylight Saving Proposition  Gradually Gains Favor  It may bo news to somo that on  May 1st Germany, anil probably Austria and Holland, will set their clocks  ahead on hour. Kven this announcement is not likely to croato any  serious prejudice in these parts against  the daylight saving movement. On  the daylight plan in general, the Dublin News says:  " .Some time ago, when the world  was loss ombarrisingly endowed with  things to talk about, there was agitation for a plan of gaining an hour of  daylight by setting all clocks abend  an hour during the summer months. It  is interesting to note the reappearance  of this plan as a by-product of war.  The federal council of Germany has  directed, that ufter May 1st all clocks  in Germany are to be set ahead one  hour. Of course the purpoBo is to got  people into bed un hour earlier so us  to stive the cost of an hour's artificial  lighting. They must save everything  in Germany, and this is the latest  economy. Though it never came to  anything but talk, much of it rather  silly, especially the discussion about  the effect of the change, when it was  broached in this country, there really  in merit in the plan. During the  months when the sun is broad for  many hours of thc day, tho change  would work out beautifully. After  a day or two nobody would notice  the difference, but the fact would be  thnt everybody would ruise un hour  earlier, thereby adding to every day  one hour of daylight. Having been  adopted in Gormany as a war measure, it would not bo at all surprising  to see it stick and, later spread."  The Minneapolis Tribune has this to  say on the scheme : "This simple expedient will y, .id the people an hour  more of daylight for waking use each  day of the summer. Without apparently changing their daily routine as  ordered by the clock, the inhabitants  of these countries will, in fact, rise  an hour earlier each morning. They  will have an hour more of daylight  for recreation in the late afternoon.  The time-tables will not have to be  changed in the least. All the ordered  things of life���the hours of meals, for  evening gatherings, and so on���will be  precisely as before, except, that in foct  an hour of light will be redemed from  slumber, and an hour more of darkness devoted to it. The same plan  has been strongly urged in this country, but the difficulty is to get it  officially started. Neither cities nor  states can order the change individually, because of tho dislocation of  relations with other cities or states.  The- railroads might possibly achieve  it by general agreement, just as they  established standard time, but they  havo no particular motive for undertaking it, as they operate day and  night. Whethei the federal government could order the change each May  day. is a question. The difficulty is  just another example of the inconveniences to which our peculiar form of  federal government sometimes subjects  us."  The daylight saving question was  discussed in England long before it  wns mooted, en the continent, and  there seemed to be a very general  manifestation of approval. There is  a great deal to be said in favor of any  movement that means more outdoor  life for the people of countries, at  least, where all-day indoor life is practically enforced for several months in  t he year.  Is Your Subscription to the  Record Paid Up?  Transatlantic Air Flight  Will Be Made Next June  Mr. John Wanmaker, millionaire  merchant, of Philadelphia, in n letter  to the Aero Club of Americu, '.as announced his intention t<, attempt a  Transatlantic 'light in a heavier -than  air machine, next I'lino. Mr. Waia-  maker, it will l,e rcmo.nb-jred, i' ' Tided to make un effort in the summer of  19H with Lieutenant -John l'orte.U.N.  now Commander, ns navigator, when  tho European war stopped his plans.  The now machine with which Mr. Wan-  amakcr hopes to cross the ocean ip  one flight is now being constructed by  tho Curtiss Aeroplane Company. it  will be a sea plane of huge proportion, and will have .on tirm-s the  power of the old, Am 'ri -n. It will be  equipped with six twelve-cylin-hr  motors of Hflf) horBe-po'./er ejneb, ond  will probably bo aWo to mil*.! 100  miles nn hour with a crow of' hs and  n full load. It fa expected that the  flight, the object of Which will be to  make a "purely sclentiilo tost of aeronautical power," will lake r.bout !-0  hours.  British Columbia coast mills havo a  capacity of Tun.000,000 feet of lumber  annually. Of this 280,000,000 foot is  availuble for export. The government's bill to provide for loans to  ship-builders nnd the payment of a  conditional bonus after the war, is  being "brought down for the purpose of  providing the ships without which the  280,000,000 feet of lumber cannot be  shipped to the 810,500,000 overseas  market in Australia, tho $2/)OOiT,000  market in New Zealand, the $6,000,000  market in South Africa, and the big  markets in South America, India,  Japan, Straits Settlements, and ICast  Africa.  At present, because of lack of ships,  Canada is only selling 8205,000 worth  of lumber to Australia, whereas the  United States, which has ships,, is  selling 87,000,000; Norway nnd Sweden  ure selling $420,000; and llussia, OT,  1)00 worth. In addition Australia is  buying 8110,000 worth of box shooks,  of which SO per cent, is supplied in  normal times byGermany, Sweden, and  Norway, und practically none by Canada.  These and similar ligureB, showing  that other countries are supplying the  demand, wen' given by Mr. If, B.  Thompson (Victoria) on the second  reading of the bill.  Mr. Thompson pointed out that the  construction of ships in this province  would be of benefit to the province at  largo ns well as to the lumber industry  nnd thnt they would on their return  voyages carry goods to British Columbia, and that they would be needed for grain carrying purposes. He  urged that Lumbermen should co-nper-  uto with the government by keeping  their products up to specificutions,  und recommended the establishment of  a lumber grading bureau which would  issue official grading certificates as is  done in the ense of wheat and cheese.  Tie also urged that the Dominion  should exempt from duty all materials  used in ship-building, pointing out  that ships could be constructed in  Great Britain out of duty-free in ntoral r and then brought out to this  country and "Compete unfairly with  Canadian built ships.  Mr. Thomas said the bill was a  practical measure which would havo  tho effect of attracting capital,to construct ships, and that the province  was thoroughly protected by the ample security thnt wus provided for.  On the other hand lumbermen'yould  !w   protected    by     the regulation of  Small Fires Mark Opening  of Fire  Advices to the Minister of Lands,  from the southern interior of the province mark the beginning of the fire  Benson, small tires being reported from  the Crunbrooke, Nelson, and Vernon  forest districts. The late spring is  retarding tho growth of vegetation so  essential as a chock upon fire running along the ground and burning the  carpet of pine needles, twigs, dry  leaves, etc.  Farmers nnd settlors nro reminded  thut permits are required for all fires  set from the beginning of May, for  which application should be made to  the local .fire wardens. hampers,  sportsmen and travelers aro urged to  exorcise every euro in extinguishing  camp fires, and the co-operation of pll  sections of the community is desired,  iu order that damage to property may  be avoided. It is worthy of mention  that in 1U15, 305 fires out of a total  of 1031 outbreaks, were traced to  campers and travelers; while 267 wore  caused by lund clearing operations.  Damage by fires to the timber in 1915  amounted to 8109,000, and other property, viz : logging equipment, farm  houses and buildings, etc., 858,000*.  The majority of all ifires in 1915 were,  as usual, due to human agency, nnd  were therefore preventable. Particular  ly this seasoni when tho empire Is engaged in a vast and wealth destroying  war on a scale hitherto unthought of,  it is the duty of every citizen to assist  in preserving our resources from avoidable destruction.   O ���  Intellectual snobs who talk smugly  of "the higher planes"- arc usually tho  people who have proved hopelessly incompetent in lower onos.  Animal world states that the total  number of horses treated by vets, in  the hospitals in Franco up to -Qio ond  of July, 1916, had been 81,134; of  those 47,192 had been returned us  cured, 4,266 hnd died, 4,813 hud been  destroyed, nnd 1,482 had been sold,  while 22,991 still remained under treatment.  freight  rates to fhefigui'es charged to  the south of the line.  "British Columbia at this time is in  the position ol a grocery store which  is trying to run ies husinosswithout a  delivery wagon," said Mr. Thompson.  "Ships would enable it to ship ita  lumber overseas, und would prove one  of the greatest factors in bringing a-  bout prosperity which could be do-  viaed."  Chevrolet FourNinety  "THE PRODUCTION OF EXPERIENCE"  Regular Equipment.     Mohair Tailored Top.     Envelope  and Side Curtains.     Electric Horn.     Clear Vision Ventilating Wind Shield.   Speedometer.   Electric Starting and  Lighting System.     Ammeter and Licence Brackets  We use the Stewart Speedometer. Two-unit "Auto-Lite"  Starting and Lighting System, with Bendix Drive, same  type   and   grade as  used  on  the  highest - priced   cars  SPECIFICATIONS  MOTOR���Four cylinder, valve-in-head, 3   11-16-in. bore,  4-in. stroke.  CYLINDERS-Cast en bloc, with upper half of crank caie.  Head detachable.  VALVES���I j-in. diameter.  CONNECTING ROD BEARINGS-1 7-8-in. by 1 3��fl-in.  CRANK SHAFT BEARINGS-Front 2 5-16-in. by I 3-8-in  centre I A-iu. by I 21-32-inch; rear, 2 ll-16-in.by If-in.  Centre bearing ia bronze back, babbitt lined.  CAM SHAFr BEARINGS-Front 2 3-8-in. by I 5-16-in.*  centre I l-8-in. by I 9-32..n.; rear I 7-16-in. by I 1-4-in-  OILING SYSTEM���Splash with positive  plunger  pump,  individual oil pockets.  CARBURETOR���Zenith improved double jet.  IGNITION��� Simma' high tension magneto.     Where elec  trically  equipped, Connecticut  Automatic Ignition ii  used.  CLUTCH-Cone.  TRANSMISSION Selective type, sliding gear three speeds  forward and reverse.  COOLING���Thermo-typhon system, cellular radiator qf  extra size, with large overhanging tank carrying head  of water over valves at all times. *  REAR AXLE���Three-quarter  Boating, wheel  bearing is  carried on the wheel hub and in axle housing, lhe  load is carried on axle housing, and not on axle shaft.  [Patent pending). Nickel steel shafts and gears.  Hyatt roller bearings.   Ratio 3J to I.  FRONT AXLE���Drop forged, I-beam with integral yokes  of special steel, double heat-treated; tie rod ends,  steering spindles and arms of Chrome Vanadium steel,  heat-treated. Wheels fitted with cup and cone ball  bearings.  BRAKES���Emergency, internal expanding; service, external contracting; 10-in. brake drums (patent pending)  WHEELS���Wood artillery type, clincher rims, Urge hub  flanges.  TIRES-30-in. by 3J-in.  DRIVE���Left side, centre control, spark and throttle underneath steering wheel.   Foot accelerator.  STEERING GEAR���Compound spur and sector-adjustable for wear, [Patent pending). 15-in. stearipg wheel.  SPRINGS���Front, quadruple, lateral, quarter elliptic shock  absorbing. Made of Chrome Vanadium steel. (Patent  pending).   Rear, long, Cantilever type.  BODY���Five-passenger touring type, streamline with deep  cowl and dash, Extra wide doors with concealed  hinges.  FINISH-Black.  WHEELBASE���One hundred and two inches.  Price Complete $775, f.o.b. Kelowna  ** v  Burbank Motor Com'y  DO NOT WASTE A YEAR  cultivating a dying tree. Examine your orchards and replace  at once with varieties that will stand the winter. I have some  first-class trees, one and two years old, of the following varieties-  Yellow Transparent Liveland Raspberry Duchess of Oldenburg  Fameuie (Snow) Mcintosh Red Wealthy Canadian Baldwin  Delicious Jonathan Orinco Golden Ruaaett Newtown Pippin  H> slop Crab Applea          Tranacendant Crab  I have also the following Seed-Dent Corn, Oats, Marquis Wheat,  Radish Seed, and Early Potatoes ��  THOS. BULMAN (Cloverdale Ranch)  Phone. 3206, 306,116  i is ume Now All Right  Though a Little Behind Schedule  |Brighten your home to conform to external conditions  You will require:  New Wallpaper  New Linoleum  New Draperies  tomST'' New Rugs  WE HAVE THEM  The quality, the variety and our prices will please you  Kelowna Furniture Company  Wanted  Buggies, Democrats  Single Work Wagons, Double Work  Wagons,   Ploughs,  Harrows, Cultivators; Seeders, Single Driving Harness,  Single Work Harness, Sewing Machines, Refrigerators,  Dressing Tables, Side Boards, Kitchen Tables, Sets of  Drawers, Kitchen Tables, Chairs of all kinds, Cook  Stoves, Ranges���  Anything you have for sale sold  on commission  K you want to buy or sell anything see  STOCKWELL, the Auctioneer  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 pro-  minent letters the'words  "DAIRY BUTTER."  The tact is also emphasized that all butter  in such package* 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 to labelled  even when mixed with  dairy butter, and dairy  butter retains ita 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:  100PATS&SrG$1.50  200   ���    ���    2.00  500   ���    ���     2.75  1000  ���   ���    3.75  These prices include Both lhe  Paper, which is lhe best obtainable  for the purpose, and the Printing  of same. i Please note this.  Kelowna Record  msmm THUBSBAY, MAY 18th, 1916  KELOWNA   RECORD  PAGE THBEB  THIS IS YOUR  ss  OPPORTUNITY   ���  to Buy Merchandise at Money-Saving Prices for the next two weeks  .1 ���   ,. H    '   l i ��� ���  As the business changes hands June 1st, we  are cutting prices deeper than ever before in  order to clear out all the goods possible before  that date. Dont overlook that the time is  short to take advantage of this Wonderful  ��� Money-Saving Opportunity =���  Note a Few of our Convincing Prices  Sheeting  30c UD    Heavy Drill reg. 30c | 7,_ ..J      Prints and Ginghams at... j 0|f. vr]  Good Flannelette at..  Circular Pillow Cotton 22iC Up   LaWn" '"" '*"' ^ ' 5c  up  1 2jc yd.  Sheets  '.. .   ���IU.U    -I B ������ .  Pillow Slips, each   $1.95pr  Chintz or Comforter Cloth..  , _ Ladies' and Misses' Summer. ,.  I /AC.       Underwear in great vari-1 JC Up   =-��� ety Per garment  Denim, Kahki Duck and Ticking at���  17iC             Wholesale Prices Men'8 good Worki"8 Shirt8 at  50c  -���~���-                                mmj^mm,mm u        ���  . ,      .    ,     Men's Hals and Caps II   If D.*.'   bleached ;��� many.]ine8 at ... Halt THCe  White Turkish Toweling... J 7ir-lin Canton Flannel, bleached or unbleachet   ^ "r -   7 and 8-oz. duck ?flr vrl  Glass cloth I <;_  _^. Sag y,  1 - ^ l _J-   _.|_|___  ���      Mr  Curtain Muslins..  Cream Bar Muslins, White Pique, Middy  Ladies' Hose, in silk,, _ . .   ~ - Cloth, Striped Ratines, Fancy Cotton-  20r        U��le and Cotton. 1 5ctO $1 .25 ads, Pretty Coral Crepe���  Per pair from..  All at Sale Price  Boot and Shoe Department  Children's Boots, in Tan, Black- and Red,    Little   Gents1 Box Calf, sizes   II   to   13,     Little Gents'School Shoes, sizes 6 to I Oi  Sizes 3 to 7, reg. $1.50, Sale 75c        reg. $3, Sale price is $2.25        reg. $2.50 and $3, Sale price i8 $1.65  Misses' Box Calf School Shoes, reg. $3,  Sale price is .$2.25  Little Girls' Boots in Dongola Kid, reg.  $2 and $2.25, Sale price is $1.65  Men's Fine Boots, in Box Calf and Vici  Kid leather, all Reduced.  Boys' Fine Box Calf, sizes  I  to 5, reg:  $4, Sale price is....' $2.75  Men's Kip Bluchers, a good soled leather Boys'  Box  Kip,  sizes   I   to 5, reg. $3,  working boot, reg. $4 & $4.50.,.$2.95        Sale price is    $2.45  Men's 15-inch Leg  Kip Boots, in large Leckie's High Cut Boots. Regular value  size, reg. $6 (fine working boot)..$3.40        $7-   Sale price is $5.25  Children's Strap Slippers, sizes 5 to ] 0J Leckie's Working Boots for men.   Reg.  reg. $2 and $2.25, Sale price $1.50        values $5.   Sale price is $3.45  Misses'  Strap  Slippers, sizes  11 to 13, Ladies' Slippers, up to $2.50. Sale price  reg. $2.50, Sale price is $1.75        is $1  Boys' Suits  Up to size 26  At Half Price  Rae s Store  JAMES RAE  Ladies1 Slippers  Up to $3.50  For One Dollar  NOT SUCH A FOOL  Those whom we are pleased to' look  down upon as "under-witted" are not  Holdom very mueh better'equipped with  native shrewdness than we realize. In  a Scottish village lived Jamie Fleeman  who waB known as the "innocent" or  ��� the fool, ol the neighbourhood. People used to offer him a sixpence or a  penny, and the fool would always  choose the big coin of small value.  One day a stranger risked, "Do you  not know tbe difference in the value  that you always take the penny,"  "Aye, fino I ken the difference,"   re  A FORGETFUL WIFE  "Really," growled Cadby, "my wife  ib the most forgetful woman."  "Is that so?" said his friend, sympathetically.     "In what ways?"  "Well, for one thing, she can never  remember in the morning where 1 left  my pipe the night before."  ���; o���   "I swear before God and man that  I did not wish for this) war," is the  Kaiser's declaration printed on all  official notifications of death Bent to  German families.  plied the fool, "But if I took the sixpence thev would never try me again.  Mr. Common Citizen stepped into a  butcher's shop with a do-or-die look  on his face. "A pound of stake," ho  ordered, Tho steak, mostly bone.waa  thrown on the scales. "Look here,"  remonstrated Mr. Common Citizen, in  as firm n. voioe as he oould .comm-ind,  "you're giving me a big piece of bone,  aren't you?" "Oh, no, I aint," returned tho butcher blandly, "you'rn  payin' for HI"  They who fail in the human sphere  are not likely to succeed among the  seraphiniK  HOLLOW HOLLAND  Westbank News  (Prom oar own CorretDOOdsDi.)  Tlie Misses Whit wo ah, of Peach  land, were visiting here Saturday.  Mr. and Mrs. L. Petherstonhaugh  were visitors to Kelowna Wednesday.  Mrs. G. Roland Etter is in West-  bank on a visit to her mother-in-  law, Mis. O. C. Etter.  Miss B. Thompson, who is teaching school at Glenrosa, spent last  Saturday at her home in Kelowna.  Miss Kiltv Hewlett and Messrs.  E. and A. Hewlett were passengers  to Kelowna Saturday.  Mr. Steele has been spending a  few days at Okanagan Landing,  visiting his daughter, Mrs. Nuhalls.  Mrs. J. B. Knowles and son, of  Kelowna, spent the week-end in  Westbank, guests of Mrs. O. C.  Etter.  W. Ball, who for a few months  has been to the prairie, returned  last week.  G. Boughman drove up from  Penticton last week to look after  his fruit lot here while spraying  operations are on,  On Thursday last a meeting of  the local ranchers was held in the  schoolhouse, on which occasion  the government's plans for the control of the codling moth infection  in Westbank were announced by  Mr. Ben Hoy, assistant inspector  of fruit pests. Mr. Gore, president  of the Farmers' Institute, ably filled  the chair, and after a few introductory remarks called upon Mr. Hoy  to address the meeting.  In beginning Mr. Hoy said that  the codling moth was discovered  in Westbank,rtoo late last summer  to definitely check it, but this year  the government, knowing the enormous damage caused by this pest  when it becomes a permanent infection in any area, has determined  to make every effort to eradicate  the pest from Westbank and other  infected areas in the vallev. Mr.  Hoy added that the government  would establish a quarantine over  the whole district and would take  due supervision of all spraying,  bandaging of trees, and inspection  of outgoing fruit. For the spraying  the government has four large  power sprays ready to be brought  to Westbank, and these sprays will  be supplied to the local farmers  for use absolutely free. The only  expense the grower will be subject  to will be the cost of the spray  materials, and he will be expected  to supply a team oi horses for the  sprayer whilst on his own property, also a nozzle man.  Mr. Chesbro, of Kelowna, who  has been appointed to carrv ou!  the government plans in Westbank  this season, also addressed the  meeting and urged the necessity  of hearty co-operation between the  farmers and himself in order that  the pest might be permanently  stamped out.  Both speakers were emphatic on  the fact that if the first spraying is  done thoroughly the infection wi  be permanently checked and hence  will not damage the fruit in its developing stages.  Replying to a question Mr. Hov  said that Westbank fruit will b>  permitted to be shipped out as  usual after passing inspection,.  Rutland News  A Tin in  Time  may save your Onions, Tomatoes or other vegetables.  As the weather warms up  the CUT WORMS will get  busy.  We have a supply of BER-  GER'S  PARIS  GREEN,  and when it is done we can  get no more.  75c per pound  P. B. Willits & Co.  REXALL DRUGGISTS  Phone 19 Kelowna, B.C.  Keep your store or residence  cool and comfortable during the  coming hot weather by having  an Awning properly fitted, thus  permitting the cool breezes to  freely circulate, whilst the sun's  fierce rays are warded off.  Screen Doors & Windows  I nin making a Screen Door that will  neither tag or warp, and ia made to  last, priced at $1.90 up.  1 have a few doora of a cheaper line  equal to the best factory doors, at from  $1.50 up.  Manufacturer of Saah Doora, Furniture  Fruit Ladders, &c.  REPAIR WORK AND JOBBING  S. M. Simpson  One dooriouthof Firehall.   Phone 312  Ladies    Wishing   to   Order  SP1RELLA   CORSETS  can meet  MRS. J. H. 0AVIES  in Room No. 1. Oak Hall UUrtb, between tho hours of 2:30 and 5:30 p.m.  on Saturday of each week, or a*}'  other day by appointment. 7tl  Dr.  MATH1SON  Dentist  KELOWNA   i!   B.C.  NOTICE  Xotieo is hereby piven that at the  next statutory meeting of the Hoard of  r.iconsinjT Commissioners for the City  of Kelowna, I, Arthur Peabody, intend fo apply for a renewal of my  lieenee to sell liquor by retail in the  premises known as tlie Palace Hotel,  situated on the north side ofBcrnard  Avenue, between Water Street and  Pendozi Street, in thc City of Kelowna, R. C.  Dated this 15th day of May, 1916.  25-9  The Dutch people occupy a country  which contains 12,630 square miles-  little more than one-tenth of the size  of Great Bri?ain and Iroland, the population being just over 6,000,000.  Holland is not only Hat, It is hollow. Henoe its name���"Hollow-land"  Along the canals the meadows .aro 10  foet or 12 feet, sometimes more, beneath the water line. By the sea, at  high tide; there may be a difference in  the level of the soil and of the ocean of  quite 25 foet or mon.  (From oar awa Ci>rre....ii]dmit I  D. E. McDonald returned last  week-end from   a   visit to the hot  spqngs.  Don't forget the Epworth League  social on Monday evening the 22nd  at 8 p.m.  The Women's Institute met last  Thursday afternoon in the school  when Mrs. A Cross and Mrs.  Campbell gave a talk on " Salads."  with a demonstration of their making.  A meeting was held Tuesday  evening in the schoolhouse with  the intention of organizing a celebration for Empire Day. There  was, however, only a small attendance, and those present did not  feel justified under the circumstances in launching out into nny  extensive affair. It was decided,  therefore, to limit the event to a  basket picnic for the school children and their parents. All visitors will be welcome, and it is  hoped to have a very enjoyable  day. A programme of sports is to  start about two o'clock at the school  grounds' and there is also to be  music by the children and an address, The lunch will be served  on the lawn later in the afternoon  Ice cream will be provided and  every effort made to give the young  ���ten a good rime.  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  All kinds of Repairs  BERNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  '3P.  ;fJK.   faflMW,''  Now is  the time to advertise  your Eggs. Refeitoourcolumns  for the best local breeders PACE FOUR  KELOWNA   RECORD  THURSDAY, MAY 18th, 1916  New Silk Fibre  Sweater Coats  THE  FASHION BOOK  FOR SUMMER  The authoritative Key to the style situation, and see the delightfully comprehensive BUinmary of the newest and smartest  fashions presented there.  fashio:  We have managed to  procure a good selection of the smartest  and most up-to-date  Sweater Coats on the  market. These come  in beautiful colors and  cut with the latest  flare  *>    From $7.50  White Wash  Skirts & Middies  A large selection of  White Wash Skirts;  come in Repp, Pique,  Garbadine, Corduroy  & Honeycomb cloth,  ranging as low as  95c to $3.75  If you would dre.. wcll, if you would All kinds of new Mid-  keep in touch With all the affair, of fashion 1     ^aJsts   from  you   cannot   do   without  this  beautifully * .  illustrated FASHION BOOK. 95c to $3.75  JUNE PATTERNS  NOW ON SALE Ask to 8ee our selection  JERMAN HUNT  LIMITED  Phone 361 Kelowna  TOWN AND COUNTRY  i  NOTES  ���  Ford Owners  We have taken over the Ford contract and are fully  equipped for your repair work.    Satisfaction guaranteed  Kelowna Garage & Machine  Works Co., Ltd.  We have what you want in both Common and Finished  LUMBER  Doors Windows Shingles  Prices right.     Delivery prompt.     Satisfaction guaranteed.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited  D. LLOYD-JONES - - - Manoging.Director  Occidental Fruit Co.  LIMITED  Fruit and Vegetable Shippers  Flour and Feed Merchants Storage Warehousemen  Consult this  Company  regarding your   1916 crop of  Fruits and  Vegetables.    Our selling agencies are the  most economical and reliable  WE ARE  CASH BUYERS  Wanted: Ten Tons Potatoes for Shipping  CASH ON DELIVERY  THE LAKEVIEW HOTEL  UNDER NEW FIRST CLASS MANAGEMENT  REASONABLE RATES TO BOARDERS  Mr.. E. J. NEWSON �� - ;- Proprietress  Mrs. Capt. Allen was a visitor to  Vernon Tuesday.  Mrs. North and family left this  morning fo'r a visit Jo the coast.  Serg. Tom Allen is in town on  leave from Vancouver, where he is  connected with the Engineers.  Mr. George Fraser, who has  been for the past few month with  the Occidental Fruit Co, haa returned to Penticton for the summer.  Mrs. Thayer, with two of the  boys, left this morning for Delborn,  Alta., where she will make her  home for the present, Dr. Thayer  having joined the B.C. Horse at  Vernon.  A party of the boys who joined  the mounted horse regiment at  Vernon awhile ago motored to  (own Friday. E. R. Bailey, H.  Willits and C. Newby were members of the party.  The vacancy caused bv the  transfer of Prov. Constable McDonald to the North Thompson,  has been filled by Constable E. C.  Graham, who comt-s from Summerland.  Mr. C. C. Lamb, who for some  time has been on the staff of the  " Courier," left for the coast on  Tuesday morning accompanied by  his family. Mr. Dibb, of Calgary,  who took up residence in town  last Friday will fill the vacant position.  The members of the Fire Brigade  express their hearti-stthanks to al!  those who by contributing to the  programme, donating cash, or attending the concert, assisted in any  way to make their appeal for funds  productive of such good results.  Owing to the exceptional demand for explosives of all kinds  at present, the price of stumping  powder has been advanced from  $6.50 to $7.25 per case. The  government, having purchased a  supply before the raise, a limited  amount can be purchased at the  old price. Orders should be given  at once to the secretary of the  Farmers' Institute.  Evidence of the lateness of the  season this year is shown by the  very recent arrival of the swallows  which for the past seven years  have raised their brood between  the first floor beams of the Record  office, entering just above the right  window. They generally alight  from their long trip on the electric  light lead about the first week in  April, and regardless of the noise  and vibration from the machinery  remain with us until the fall.  In connection with the convention of the Ok. District W.C.T.U.  which takes place on Thursday  and Friday of next week, the ladies  of the local branch to whom ia  given the task of entertaining the  visitors, are anxious to enlist the  services of three or four automobiles for Thursday afternoon for  the purpose of giving their guests  a trip around the country. Any  generous automobile owner who  feels disposed to help the ladies  out in this should phone Mrs.  H. H. Millie.  All lovers of elocutionary competitions will be pleased to know  that a Gold Medal contest will be  held in the Opera House on Friday  evening, May 26th, at 8 o'clock.  Five Silver Medalists will take part,  thiee from Summerland, one from  Vernon and one from Kelowna.  Solos by Mrs. J. N.Thompson, Mr.  Geo. S. McKenzie and Mr. Drury  Pryce together with erchestra selections will vary the programme.  Short addresses by Mrs. Gordon  Wright', Dominion President of the  W.C.T.U. and Rev. A. Dunn, B.D.  will be given. An admission of  25c will be charged 'o defray expenses.  Wednesday next is Empire Day  Serg. Paret was a visitor in town  this week.  Mr. Bernard Budden was a pas'  senger to Vernon Monday, returning Tuesday.  Lieut. L. B. Simeon, of South  Okanagan, was a visitor in town  this week.  Dr. Seon returned a few days  ago from a visit of some months  to the Bermudas.  Mrs. Smith, of Penticton, was a  visitor at the home of Mrs. Millie  over  the   week-end, returning on  Monday.  Serg. Moon came in from Kamloops last Thursday on furlough.  He intends selling his furniture and  effects before returning. The sale  takes place to-day.  The annual picnic of the Pres.  byterian Sunday school will be  held at Dilworth's Grove on  Wednesday, May 24th. The scholars will meet at the Sunday school  hall at I o'clock. Transportation  will be provided.  Mr. J. W. Eastham, the government plant pathologist and entomologist, iu at present in town.  I lis principle purpose is the investigation of the disease known as  " Pear-Wilt," but he will be glad to  hear from and advise anyone who  has orchard troubles due to diseases or pests. He is staying at  the Lakeview hotel.  A decided economy ih fuel consumption is  effected by using nickelled steel in  McClar/s  AUCTIONEER  I have had over 21 yeara' experience in the Auctioneering  butineai, particularly in the  line of Cattle, Farm Implements and Household Furniture; and this experience ia  at your disposal, It means  better results from your auction sales.  Anyone wiahing to arrange for  an Auction Sale ahould see or  write to ,  G. H. KERR  Auctioneer  P.O. Box 195,  K.lowne. B.C.  Residence at  GLENMORE  %n$@  oven. It attracts and holds the  heat far better than most oven  materials. See the McClary dealer. M  On Sale at the Morrison-Thompson Hardware Co., Ltd.  ^tmsrnmssmmssfmst��m%%^smiisms(��m^^m��^^  i  Benvoulin Notes  (Prom oar own Com.Dond.nt.)  Mr. Ernest Patterson is remaining in town this week.  The Mothers' Day services in  the Presbyterian church Sunday  were well attended.  Mr. J. McEachren is at present  assisting Jock Stirling with his  spring seeding.  Mr. and Mrs. S. Munson and  Mrs. F. Conkling motored down  from Vernon last Sunday, spending  the day at the home of Mr. R. S.  Hall, Mission Creek.  (Too lole for publication last week)  Mrs. N. Kennier left on Tuesday  morning for the coast.  Fred. Day, who has returned  from school at the coast, is at present in hospital.  Alex. Cowan is having a small  house built on his property near  Mission Creek school.  Mrs. Lund returned from Spokane last Thursday, where she had  been visiting her brother.  The Thursday evening fellowship meetings are being well attended.   Come and join us.  The many friends of Miss Alice  Renwick are glad to see her  around again after her serious illness.  A pleasant evening was spent  last Monday at the home of Mr. A.  Day by the friends of Miss Dora  Kirton, the special feature being a  shower of linen.  The marriage took place last  Wednesday afternoon, at 2 p.m., at  Rutland Methodist church, of Mr.  John Frederick Munson, of Clover-  leaf Ranch, Benvoulin, to Miss  Dora Kirton, daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. Kirton, of Olds, Alberta. The  bride, who was given away by Mr.  Allen, of K.L.O. bench, looked  charming in a gown of white silk  and wore a veil and orange blossoms, carrying a bouquet of lillies.  She was attended by Miss K Newman, while Mr. Howard Attchson  assisted the groom. After the sign"  ing of the register the couple left  by auto, for South Okanagan wharf  taking the bont for a short honeymoon to Penticton.  C, NicoU  Dray and Transfer Agent  Phone 132  Will move you quick and cheap  Glenview Dairy  When ordering MILK, order  the  BEST;  the cost  is just the same  Phone 2302 JAS. B. FISHER  Harness Repairs  Spring work will soon be on hand  and every farmer should see that  his harness is overhauled and put in  good shape before starting to work  Repairing done promptly and at reasonable rost  W. R. GLENN & SON  Pendozi Street Phone 150  Lawn Mowers Sharpened  by special machine and skilled mechanics.   Reasonable charges  Kelowna Garage & Machine Works Co., Ltd.     u.7  Printed Butter Wrappers  According to the regulations recently inaugurated  in connection with Dairy Bi tter it is now compulsory  ~ to have Printed Butter Wrappers showing that the  butter offered for sale is Dairy Butter and by whom  it is made. Call at the 'Record Office for samples  and prices.   We print with a Special Ink.  Builders' & Masons' Supplies  Hard and Soft Coal  Phone  66  W. HAUG  P.O. Box  166  OK.LUMBER CO.,Ltd.  Are now completely equipped to supply all   -  your lumber needs.  We have a large  stock of local and  coast  ROUGH AND FINISHING LUMBER  of high-grade quality and in splendid condition.  A complete line of ���',  DOORS  AND WINDOWS  LATH AND SHINGLES  J ���  THURSDAY, HAY. 18th, 1916  KELOWNA   RECORD  PAGE FIVE  ���.I...-.'..'   .    .   ���>    ....    ���    .'.M.I.    .11.    ....    ....  ������    PROFESSIONAL AND    ������  *���       BUSINESS CARDS      H  BURNE & TEMPLE  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, etc.  KELOWNA, ::��� B.C<  R. B. KERR  Barrister  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA, :: B.C,  E. C. ,WEDDELL  BARRISTER,-SOLICITOR, and  NOTARY PUBLIC  9, Wlllit'8 Bldfch   -   Keloiona. B.C.  PIANOFORTE  MR.  HAROLD   TOD _BOYD  ha. resumed hi. teaching dnmc. anrl will  receive  pupils   .ia before in hi. srirdio-  Trencl. Bloek, Kelowna.  P.O. box 374  F. W. GROVES  '    M. Can. Soc. C. E.  Consulting Cioll and Hydraulic  Engineer  B.C. Land Suroeyor  Survey, end Reports on Irrigation Work.  Application, for Water Licenses  KELOWNA. B.C,  Dr. J. W. Nelson Shepherd  I ENTIST  P. 0. Box 108 'Poooa 06  Corner Pendozi Street and  Lawrence Avenue.  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR a BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given for publicBuild-  ings.Town and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  PHONE No. 93  S. W. THAYER,  D.V.S.  VETERINARY SURGEON  (Graduate McCill University)  Residence : GLENN AVENUE  Mei.ages may be left at tbe office of Mr.  William., above Stockwell'a Auction Room  J. A. BIGGER  BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR.  Estimated Furnished for all classes  of work  Save 50 p.c.  on your Boots and Shoes  Have them repaired  Promptly,  Properly &  -   ,    Cheaply  by  up-to-date  machinery  Frank Knapton  Bernard Avenue  JAPAN RICE  6c per lb. (the superior quality)  RICE BRAN  IJc   per  lb. (an economical food for  the chickens)  The Japanese Store  Leon Ave., Kelowna  \ KELOWNA-WEST BAMK  STEAM PERRY  Regular scheduled service now  in operation as follows :  Leaves Kelowna 9 a.m. 3.30 p.m.  ���   Westbank 9.30 a.m., 4 p.m.  EXTRA SERVICE ON  WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY  Leaoes Kelouina 11 a.m.  Leaoetj Westbanh 11.30 a.m.  TERMS CASH  JAMES I. CAMPBELL  Phone 108 or Phone 100  Orders for  Local  Scouts  "B8 PHEPAHBD- KELOWNA  TROOP  Troop Firat!    Self Last!  ORDERS RY COMMAND FOR WEEK  ENDING MAY 27th, 1916.  Duties:  Orderly Patrol for weok, Kangaroos.  Next for duty, Wood PigoonB.  Parades and RehoarHals for Concert:  Monday: Rehearsal of Play at 5.15  at S.M. Weddell's office.  Tuesday: Regular parade tor ^whole  troop, singing, parallel bar, pyramid,  dumb-bell, and bridgo-building practice  and also rehearsal of Pay.  Wednesday: Notice of parades or  rehearsals for this day will be yiwa  on Tuesday.  Thursday: Rehearsal ofiPldy kI 5 15  at S.M. Weddell's office. Parallel bar  practice at 7 at the Club roim.  Friday: Dumb-bell practice at 7 ni  the Club room, followed by Iridpe-  building apd rehearsal ot Play.  Saturday: Regular parade for v.hole  troop in full uniform. Fit'the? notice  will be given of roheur-ials for this  parade.  Marching Drill practice in addition  to the above, of which notice will be  given.  As already announced, on Saturday  of this week at 3o'clock at tho Club  room, a photograph of he troop in  full uniform will ")0 taken. Patrol  Leaders are requedtad to ensure a perfect ^attendance of their Patrols* mid  are to carry their Patrol ilags.  The tickets have reOn printed for the  Concert, and will bo given out at  this parade to iho*.j who wilh lo sell  some. Prizes vill t>o gia��a ic the  three Scouts Belli*1]? ihe most. ! at't  year Scout Maul" if t.h*j 'w��fii"Hn,  headed the list. Who will it be ihU  year? There will bo 100 reserved seats  at 7fio each, and general admission  tickets for adults will he sold nc 50c.  and at 25c for children, the same as  last year.  Mr. Heneage is going to try his best  to be with us and present the badges  won since Christmas, but we are not  Buro yet whether he will be able to  oome or not. Wjecertainly hope he  will.  Recent tests passed have been the  Second ClaBS Cooking by Scout Mantle on May Gib, nnd Firat ('lass Cooking by Scout Whitehead. Also Scout  Rnlph Weddell passed his Ambulance  and Signalling tests, which now en-  titl? him to a Second Class Badge.  Get a move on, Tenderfoots, only 12  more days to got this badge, and the  last three days before tho Concert we  shall have a great many things      to  attend to without taking tests.  Any Scouts wishing to pass further  tests before the Concert must notify  one of the .Scout Masters beforo Saturday next,'in order that we can ar-  rango for examiners.  THE BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR  (Some faots about it)  Lord Nelson, as you know, commanded ehe British fleet, while Admiral  Villeneuve was' in command- ot tlie  combined French and Spanish fleets.  The British force consisted of 27 sail  of the line, 4 frigates, il schooner, and  1 cutler. Villoneuvo'B fleet amounted  to 33 sail of the lino, 5 frigates, and  2 brigs. - The British fleet was formed into two linos, that of the enemy  being a double line incloBO ordor.i Tt  was Nelson's intontion to break up  this formation, and just beforo tho  British fleet udvanced, the famous .signal was hoisted. It was not until  the battle was drawing to a close  that Nelson was mortally wounded,  and he lived to hear of his great victory.  HOW TO SUCCEED  "What is tho secret of success?"  asked the Sphinx.  "Tako pains (panes), said the Window.  "Never bo led (lead)," said tho Blue  Ponoil.  "Always keep cool," said the Ioe.  "Be up-to-dato," said the Calendar.  "Make light of everything," said  tho Gas.  "Spend much time in reflection,"  said the Mirror.  "Find a good thing and stick to  it," said tho Glue.  "Never take sidos, but be round  when you're wanted," said the Ball.  "Strive to make a good impression," said the S?al.        '    *  "Turn all things to advantage,"  said the Lathe.  "Never do anything off-hand/* said  the Glove.  "Make much of littl things," said  the Microscope.  Trained Bops at the Front  How They Serve the Frenoh  Dogs are being used extensively ly  the French as auxiliaries !.i the war,  and the various services to whioh they  are put are described by the Paris correspondent of the "Pall Mall Gazette"  in an interesting article. CotiU'ary to  what was thought at first, shooting  dogs do not make tbe oeat for tVr&y  work; the most suitable ftl*a nhoep and  mountain dogs. They nie rivided into five classes: w&toh dogs, patrol  dogs, messengers, ambulance o<gs, nni  pack dogB. All must be gentle and  obedient, and of course they must have  a good nose, but thero must bo no  attempt at thrashing them into o'heu-  ience. A frightened animal is a danger to all concerned. Bitches have  shown themselves hotter jtestags jarr-  iers than, dogs. They will take ft note  to a trench or position any distance  up to about four miles, and can l'o  relied upon to come baok with iho  answer without stopping or dwad'log  on the way. Shell or rifle fire does  noil worry them, nnd it is most unusual for them to got hit.  In the old days, the ambulance dogs  wero taught to bring back a wounded  man's cap or handkerchief. This is  quite an out of date method. Tho  handherbhief business especially was to  be condemned owing to the danger of  a dog mistaking tlie white gauze of a  bandage for a handherchiof and pulling off the dressing from a wound. A  modern trained dog would never think  of touching a bandage, although they  would pick up a handkerchief. They  aro taught to bring back anything  lying about or within a yard or two  of the wounded man���a pipe, a box of  matches, any piece of equipment, or  even a stone found near him, so long  as they come back with something to  indicate that they have discovered  someone requimg assistance.  A watch dog never barks; at most  he will use a low growl to indicate  the presence or approach of a hostile  force. Moro often than not the mere  pricking of.the ears or attitude of expectancy is sufficient to put his master  on his guard. As an indication of  what they can do, a newly trained  dog was brought into a front-line post  0tte night, nnd after sniffing tho air  a while, "pointed" obstinately at n  certain part of tho trench, and could  not he induced to come away. His  companion declared that there must  bo somo Germans around near by, but  tho habitual occupants of the trench  ridiculed the idea; the thing was impossible, they said. The dog's keeper  reported that nothing was impossible  when Germans and their heathen tricks  were concerned, and ho would stake  his life upon it that there were Germans about. '  Suddenly a soldier asked whether it  was possible that the.dog had struck  a listening post. Every one knew  that' there was ono about somewhere,  but no one had ever been able to spot  it. The captain was sent for, and  acquainted with the situation. Although sceptical, he ordered three fire-  rockets to be sent up in tho direction  indicated, and there, sure enough, was  to be seen three Germans posted in a  Bpot only a dozen yards or so off the  tronoh. The dog had nosed out in  less than a quarter of an hour a listening post whioh the entire regiment  had spent two months tryng to find.  Among French army dogs is "Cadet'  wjiose specialty is running down and  capturing enemy dogs. Not a day  passes but that ho brings in two or  three, often bigger than himself. He  has a way of catching thom by tho  ear and frog-marching them along,  which is inimitable, and has caused  him to bo mentioned in despatches on  more than ono occasion. Pack dogs  play less heroic parts, but have their  uses just tho same,and terriors are  utilised at tho front for keeping down  the rats.   O   UNITED GROWERS WIU, MARK'CT  FRUIT FROM B0UNDRY  COUNTRY  Recognizing the worth of the Okanagan United Growers as a selling  force in tho fruit markets, thero was  started a movement on the part of  several of the organizations and large  producers of the south-eastern portion  of this province to link up wit', the  organized growers of the Okanagan,  which ( it is Raid has finally resulted  in the Okanagan United Growers undertaking to act as selling agents for  growers in tho Kootenay and '.��ui.d-  ary districts.  Manager Jackson has just returned  from that seotion where he went by  invitation, and though the details are  not yet available, it is understood  that a large quantity of berries, soft  fruits, and apples will be marketed  from there by the growers, thus further guarding against price cutting.��� '  Summerland Review.  "Bo sharp," said the Knife.  "Make most of your good points,"  said the Pin.  ���Scout.  " $ 18,000 per year might safely be place as the  minimum amount that will be required to meet the  allowances to which the Kelowna dependants of our  soldiers are entitled."  " The total amount RECEIVED from the Provincial Branch until the end of April was $4,712."  "Kelowna's total CONTRIBUTIONS from all  sources to date amounts to $1,004."  ���Extract from Official Statistics  $4,712 Received  The Local Branch of the  c  di  anaaian  Patriotic  Fund  Needs Your Assistance  $1,004 Contributed  Are YOU making any personal sacrifice to help  this Fund along ?  Kelowna has contributed so far to the Provincial  Fund only one-fifth of the amount received from it.  Everybody is requested to assist.  An authorised representative of the Patriotic  Fund will shortly canvass your district for subscriptions, and will continue to do so periodically. Any  sum will be gratefully acknowledged.  Please be at home when the representative calls! PACE SIX  KELOWNA   RECORD  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING  REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, tho Northwest. Territories, anl in ft portion of  thy Province of British Columbia, may  bo leased for u term of twenty-one  years at an annual rental of $1 an  acre. Not more than 3��600 acres  will  be leased  to oua upptfoant.  Applications for the lease must bo  made by tho applicant in person to  thu Agent or Sab-Agent of the dlflbtiot  In whuh Lhe rights applied for aro  situated.  C In surveyed territory, lhe land must  bo described by sections, or legal subdivisions of soOtloQS, and in ujisurvey-  ed territory the tract applied for  shall be' 9takod out by tho applicant  himself.  Each application must be accompanied by a fee of 5"> which will !.*���  refunded if the rlghl applied for are  not availablo, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall bo paid on the merchantable output of tlie mint' at tho into of  five cents per ton.  Tho person operating the mine shall  furnish thu agent with   sworn returns  (lc'Counting for   the    full quantity    of  merchantable coal   mined and pay the>|  royalty thereon.     If    the coal mining |  rights are    aol  boing operated,   such'e  returns shall bo furnished at least ouce 5  Do Yoo Keep Qui  Feed f hem if you would succeed  Clam Shell - U  Oyster Shell - 3c  Crystal Grit - - 3c  Chick Ciit - - 4c  Granulated Bonn 4c  Pulverized Oats 4c  Chick Corn - 4c  Chick Food - 5c  Growing I'ood- 4c  Charcoal (willow)5c  Alfalfa Meal - 5c  Beef Scraps    -    6Ji  c pel' lb. For your ln> ing litr.u  ,,    .,     Good for egg prcduoticn  ,.      Makes tin.- egg shells fnm  ,,     Good lor lhe baby clucks  ,, All tin: liens need it  ., For fattening purposes  For l!ie litile fallows  n Chickens ijuiyi 1ifi\ i   it  ..      For   six weeks nnd  < vei  ..        Keep some before them  ii A wholesome diet  Tliey all need it  Some Reasons Why tne  Early Fly Should lie Swafted  International  Poultry Food for  ^eepmg the jlncl(  healthy, and International Lcaic Killer for peeping  them frtejiom Vermin  The McKenzie Co., La.  ' Thero are "hold-over flies" or "winter flies" whioh have been hibernating  during the cold weather, and wjiich  wake up at tho first warm" sign of  spring.  "Don't trust thc cold to kill them,:'  warns the North Carolina Bulletin.  "Don'l assume that they are dead  when you see them lying on floors or  window sills in unused rooms. Thoy  aro playing possum, nnd will recover  when the temperature rises. Clean up  l In' house and give special attention  Io every out-of-the-way place where  [lies may lurk. Make sure that there  fa nothing left whioh may harbor thoir  How Germany Captured  ihe Egg-Cup Trade  214  Our motto: "Quality and Servicr  a yenr.  The lea  so will  ing right  a only,  be    perm  tted to  available  surface  nidi'red n  joesaarj  the mine  at th->  HXtWtlim^ ; itFff.tWUB'��MIMT"'M���*  Include the coal minimi the lessee may  puiciiftse     whatever  rights m,iy be    con-  fo  If you don't adopt this strategy and  start now, hero is what you may be  up against, according lo tho computations of experts:  A female My surviving thy winter  may be expected to begin laying eggs  in April. Her progenoy will begin laying in May. Their progeny will be  lying by dune 1st  five crops by the first ofOctober. The  first crop alone is big enough, but succeeding generations quickly run far beyond the grasp of the hurnnn imagination. If all the eggs hatched and  developed into mature Hies, the ofT-  spring of that one By would amount,  by October 1st, to the appalling number of l31,220,000,000,000;000,oiS).  Thai number of flies, it is said, if  caught and pressed together compactly,would    occupy  Tho story of Germany capture* the  tytade in egg cups in Britain's own  ndian Empire is told by F. W. WUe  in a recent number of "Pearson's."  Some' Herman Consul at Calcitta,  pr Bombay, or Delhi���perhaps *t was  pnly aa. itinerant Weltbummbler from  lerlin or 1 [amburg���discovered that  the eggoupa Indians wero importing  irom England wero not comfortable  because they were made to tit tLe:  of eggs Knglish hens lay. Tiu.wi.i eggs  are smaller and the cups wore too  frig. Tho (Ierman analytical    mind  went to work. Presently evatft plans  and specifications nf the Indian egg  and of tho kind .if egg cup it ijeedcd  wero on their way to theFatherland.  Soon afterwards the best egg cups  ever put on the market in India were  ever put on thc market in India wero  being bought and sold there. They  were stamped "Made in Germany."  Malcers of English egg t.upa, whatever  the trade was worth, loit it. "lhey  We may reckon on I hud not taken pains to keep it.  That instance is typical, -Mr. Wile  asserts. It is capable of indefinite  multiplication". A German does not  rush into a new ,trado field preoipi-  eately. He first of all places its local  conditions under a microscope.  THURSDAY, MAY 18th, 1918  . i i * i        .      .  WANTED l)  FOR   SALE  FOB SALE.���Tho prettiest home ill  Kelowna will be sold very cheap and  on easy terms. Apply Box "E" Record. ��� 36tl  FOR SALE.-FEW TONS OF EARLY  White Prize Seed Potatoes. Apply  H- B- Burtch. 18tl  FOR SALE. - A FAST DRIVING  horso. Will exchange for heavier  horse or maro suitable for democrat.  Must be well broken for lady driver;  Will pay difTorenco in value. Box  "L" Record 18tl  FOR SALE.���Ford motor car in good  condition. Cheap Jor cash. Apply  box "H" Reoord Office. 20tf  SPRING WHEAT FOR SALE.-Mar-  quis brand, spring seed wheat. Apply  Ncwstead Rnn^h, or phono 3211, Kelowna. "      20tf.  FOB SAtBMSiOOO SXTRA LABOE  "Earliana" tomato plants. Will be  ready any time after May 1'Uh.  Prices on application. Apply Ca8.>rso  Bros, or Anthony Casorso.        22-5  FOR SALE-A few hives  of  Italian Bera  of $12 per hive.    L. Harris  & Son, box  212, Vernon, B.C. 25-7p  To spend 325,000,000 a day on  war,  to finance    about half the world,   to  raise a billion and a half yearly    by  space of 250,000   taxation and to do. it all without new  The Things a Man Reads  tho   working    of ,  ,    ,        ,           ,           ,���,  , _,rt A   certain   low   form  of  aquatic  um-  ot sin nn ���cre. ....          .         ,,   ,. ,              .      ���   ,  inal life anohors itseil  to a rock   and  For   full      information    application feeds on whatever tho current  brings.  should be made    to tho secretary    of Tlie    average   man   feed-: bis mind in  the    Department   of    the  Interior,   Ot- n,,h.|,  this way.      He falls into line for  taWttj or to the  Ag m  or  Sub-Agent current amusements.       lie rends only  Do  V   II.  this ndv  lands,  tmulho  onunl  of   tl  W. W  ��� rate  i-d  publi'  ll .ot be  CORY.  'at ion  of  paid for.  Recovered from y<  oltl  man?  Not entirely.  Why, you lo  ok  but  I  th.  current literature.     Ho listens to what'  happens     to    go   by.       He   makes  but  little sympathetic attempt to shut out  until  or lo put himself In line for  fit.        The     result   is a defective  l��>    of    human life that rarely ole-  "~  vales society, and often degrados.  (tack of grip      If  a man would  make the most    of  himself���and   that    is   manifestly   thc  (supreme purpose for which he was put  into  the  world��� it   is worth  his ���while  to    do  his daily  work   where  unclean  ell as over  doctor S15  things, mental and physical, are not  made common. It makes a good deal  ui difference in the worth of man today as (owheiher Ids reading last  night was "Jlanilef and "Isaiah" oi*  ���'The Other Man's Wife"; whether be  wont to the art instituto or the burlesque show.     An ancient teacher    of forms  cubic feet. That is to say, they  would probably fill solidly, from-collar  to attic, about ten ordinary houses.  Of course, the eggs don't all hatch,  and the little larvae and paupao don't  all grow up, and the adult, flies'don't  all earn- out this theoretical laying  programme. If they did, all other  f life in thc world would soon  machinery or oppressive import duties  shackling trade���history may yet decree  that tho most marvellous thing about  tho great war was British linanco.-���  Toronto Globe.  well-balanced mind gave this direction I  to his disciples as to tho topics to he I  selected for deliberate thought: i  "Finally, my brethren, whatsoever I  things are true, whatsoever things are \  honorable, whatsoever things nre Just,  whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever  things ore of good report. if there bo  :iny virtue and if there be any praise,  I hink on theso things."  To  think  ott>'*ih��s��  thinys  one "mu<t  buried under an overwhelming' availed of Hies, and -all (ho foodstuff in  i lie world would I.e devoured by them  Bui the facts are impressive enough  within this mathematical night-mare'.  Tho moral is plain. Swat the first  Mies, and you'll have only tens to kill  instead of tens of thousands.  po and hear these things. To see,  nd hear these things, one must make  n effort to do so.���Great Thoughts,  Tr^AT**";:-..:^' .���.?���*  T?-"^-T.'-V.^.''5.T;l.i W}V  ���  m  !  m few  ��� m.  pa  m  :W-'  C/C a la Grace 409  A general purpoie corset, made in  heavy Coutil, auitable for average  lo atout figures.   Slightly curved at  waiB'     All materials guaranteed.  C/C a la Grace 6/7  A new nnd very popular model, made in  fine   French Coutil,  medium  bust,   new  length skirt, suitable for medium to full  figurei.   Fully guaranteed.     .:" .��.,  C/CalaGwcc369  Corset made in Coutil,   for avrrage  figure. Mei!inm bust and ncwlength  skirt.    Four h-nvy hose supporters,  and !,;< t-'.'.i that wilt not rust.  ���\     ��� ,  Made in Canada for  Maids of Canada  A Special Model for  Every Figure  V  J  kii^   mam ^_  A Photograph of  Yourself or of the  Children would be  a pleasant surprise  for the old folk,.  Your  friends can buy anything  yon can give them-except your  photograph  McEWAN  'Professional 'Photographer  Studio RowolinV Blocks next door  to Post Office  V/.V-.  fr  ��� :*  ��  ��P  '���V-';,i'riil';iaf  Now \%  the rime to advertise  our Eggs. Referloourcolumns  for the best local,breeders  ��� ���>   We Buy Chickens  and Ducks  BEST PKICES PAID  The City   Park   Restaurant  Abboll Street     -    Kelowna  Piano Tuning Intimation  Mr. R. McGeorge, expert Piano  Tuner and Regulator (or Mason &  Risch, Limited, will be in Kelowna  during the next two weeks.  Parties requiring his services for  Tuning, &c, will kindly leave their  orders with Crawford & Company,  Stationers.  MASON & RISCH, Ltd.,  738 Granville St.,  25-6 Vancouver, B.C.  That Graceful Contour  That graceful contoui for which modern woman strives, it* made possible through tlie lines  of the Crompton Corset.  Tlie very co.islTiiction--the arrangement of  the steels, the height of the waist-line, the length  of tl��e skirt, the b( dy conforming fit, tends to  give graceful rounded lines.  These corsets are to-day without challenge  from any source, the standard corsets of .(he  world. They have by far the largest sale. They  are variously described by the trade as the  "standard" line, the "fool-proof" line, the  "bread-and-butter " line, the " backbone of the  department," the ���' line that sells itself," the " line  with the come bach again,"  THOS. LAWSON, LIMITED  Phw  #k 143; Slo,c2l5  PENTICTON  Divisional Point on the Kettle  Valley Railway  Conaiderable activity, not a vacant nowise  in town. More railway men coming in  continually.  Have client with neat brick cottage, 24  by 26, cost $1200, together with lot on  which house stands, coat $200, mortgage  $600. Will trade equity for good second*  hand car, Ford preferred, but would take  a five-passenger model in good shape, and  not big car.  Also have and would exchange vacant  lots near lake shore, short distance from  new CP.R. hotel and station. Correspondence solicited.   Write-  DYNES & SON  PENTICTON, B.C  25tf  FOR SALE-Second  hand  English Baby  Carriage.   Apply Melville, Glenmore.  25-6p  FOR SALE-Yellow Field Seed Corn. Apply H. B. Burtch, phone 180. 25-6  FOR SALE, Second-hand democrat, chrap.  Apply Kelowna Implement Co.; Ltd. (in  liquidation). 26p  TO RENT  COTTAGE TO RENT on Abbott Street  facing lake, Commodious, three bedrooms.    Apply Mantle & Wilson.     25tf  WANTED-by middle or end of May,  small furnished cottage in Kelowna or  on outskirts of town. Must be near lake  Write, stating all particulars, toN. Lantz  Box 2008, Olds, Alberta. 25-7p  SITUATIONS VACANT  WOMA.V WANTED ONE-HALF DAY  a week for washing. Apply Record  Office. " x  MISCELLANEOUS  WANTED TO EXCHANGE 160 acre  ol land in Saskatchewan. Property  fenced, running water, good trans- '  portation,* part plowed,1 fair build  ings, for small fruit farm. What of  fers.   Apply Box 254 Kelowna,    46tf  TO LET.���10 acres    orchard, 10 years  old, in good condition with   house.  " roothouse, arad outbuildings. Also 5-  roomed house to .sent on Pendozi St.  with   stable.       Apply H. H. Millie.  Government telegraph office.       ltHL  FOR SALE OR EX CHANG E.-BUILD-  ing lot situated in the most.desir  able residential section of Point  Gr-tty, Vancouver. Will sell cheap  for cash, or exohnngn for stock or  farm property ia Kelowna. Apply  P.O. Box 4*18, Kelowna. x  FOR SALE OR EXCHANGE.-160  acres at South Okanagan. Have a  clear title, free from all encumbrttnce,  t,axcs paid up. Would sell cheap* for  cash or exrhange for cattle. Apply  P. 0. Box 361. l-tj.  FOB HIRE. -LARGE  ROOMY, FIVE  . passenger automobile at current rate.  Apply    H.    B. Burtch, 'phone 180.  22tf.  WANTED-Second.hand Lady's Bicycle In  good condition. Mutt be cheap for cash  Apply p.o. box 548. 25-6  WAN! ED-English Springer Spaniel, liver  and white. State age, sex and lowest  price.   Box H, Record Office. 25-7  HORSES WANTED, for pasture. Good  fences. Apply S. T. Elliott, Rutland.  Phone 3108. . 26-9p  LCST���Three well-driving outfits. Any  information  as  to   the whereabouts of  , these or any part of them will be appreciated by D. Leckie, from whom they  were borrowed. 26  WANTED-to buy Bees. State what kind  you have, what hive they are in, and  price wanted to D. E. McDonald.     26o  WARNING  Kelowna Growers' Exchange check No'  474, dated November 10th, 1915, in favor  of George A. Gucat, for $252.44, ha. been  loot. The public ia hereby warned again.!  payment of the original of thia check.  KELOWNA GROWERS' EXCHANCE  26  Dr. MATHISON  Dentist |  KELOWNA   ::   B��.

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