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 T^^P  VOL VI.  N0.4I.  assin��9BSB  IfELOWNA. BRTrisH COLUMBIA. THURSDAY. SEPTEMBER 3th, 19M.-8 PACES  $1.50 Pen* Annum  trmrts liyefje fin  Mpfc's Vgrt  Suggest Swearing Member* as  Special Constables  At tha metaling of the oounoil  r'ridav. Mr. F. tt Bookland ettenoed  on behalf of the Kelowna Fire Brigade  He said he had been asked to bring to  the notios of the oounoil the great!  inconvenience and hindrance to the  work ot the brigade during fires by  pedestrians, automobiles and vehicles  blocking the streets in the vicinity oi  a fire. They wese often very seriously hampered in laying hose or moving  it from one place to another. Drivers  of rigs and automobiles would deliberately pass right over the anas oi  hoes. In addition to the damage thus  done, there was the danger that the  water supply might be entirely out  off, whioh in the midst of a bad firs  might be disastrous. Be suggested  that the publio be requested through  the press to assist the brigade by  keeping to tbo side walks and by  drivers of vehicles keeping away from  the hoes lines.     ...  Mr. Buokland suggested that sums|  means be arranged to give the members of the brigade power to hold the  publio in check and to preserve order.;  After some discussion of this latter  point it was decided that the only  way in whieh t ie council could give  any Batch authority to the members ol  the brigade was to have them sworn  in as special.polios officers, and in,-  struetions were given to the clerk to  inform the brigade that the neoeseary  arrangements would be mads.  A further letter waa read from Mr.  B. L. Lowe, assistant commissary  agent for the O.P.B., requesting the  council to plaoe fSUO to bis credit in  the Bank ot Montreal on or before  ' September 31st, which amount be con-  sidered to be an equitable contribution from Kelowna toward the cost  of erecting a kiosk at Sicamous tor  the display of Okanagan droits and  iregetsbass,  Ths stark woe instructed to reply  that adthostgh the oouncil waa entirely  in sympathy with the erection of such!  e building owing to ths present finan-|  oial condition thsy were unable to  contribute anything this year.  QUARANTINE REGULATIONS  \ letter waa received Irom the Provincial Booid anrsneing particulars of  the length of time for mkim. hows  la which oertain ' lnfeetfous diseases  were present ahosld bs' quarantined.  For small-pox, diphtheria, scarlet fever, spinal saenJagitis and infantile pa-  ralyais^the hones must be quarantined  for various periods. For met  whooping rough and typhoid fever  the quarantine was not necessary, but  a placard must be fixed on the door  as a warning to everyone to be oau-  tious.  The clerk was instructed to request  that ths Medical Health Offioer, Dr.  Boyce, see that the regulations were  enforced.  An inauirv was read from the resi-  dsnt engineer of the C.F.B., at Bevel-  stoke as to whether ths city oould  oould undertake the charging of storage batteries at its electric plant and  as to the unit charge for such work.  A reply was sent to the effect that the  city oould charge smell storage batteries from ths exciter.  A letter was reoeived from tbe Bank  of Montreal requesting that payment  of taxes be need to reduce advances  against ourrent revenue.  Mr. C. H. Seddon wrote oskisg the  oounoil to extend tbe eleotrio light to  his lot on the laksshore between Itcy-  al aad Cadder avenues and also to  oonstruot the 200 feet of road ut the  rear of the lots joining the above  streets.  The clerk waa instructed to reply  that owing to shortage of. funds the  council would bs unable to oonstruot  the road, and the matter of the en-  tension of the light Was handed over  to the oommittee oonoernsd.  A letter waa reoeived from Mr. J.  A. Bigger,.stating that owing to the  present financial conditions he would  perform the duties of building inspeotor as heretofore from Sept. 1st to  Marsh 1st, 1915 for the nominal sum  of IS per saonth.  The oounsiD paassd a resolution ex-  German Advance Continues  But al Terrible Sacrifice  Allies Massing Stronger Fortes May Turn Tide ���  Naval Victory Has Strong Moral Effect  Important News Expected Soon  British  aCnallaeia oa rase a.)  Items from Ellison  Cham ser 01  ^^^^^^^^^^^  Mrs. Whitaker left on Monday   las'  tor Lashburn, Sask., where she    will  spend the fall with her daughter.   ,  Mr. M. Hereron left for Sicamous on  Monday last with his daughter, Nellie  who bt going to college at Edmonton,  Alberts.  The literary sooiety   will   hold   Its  annual meeting on Friday next,    thai  11th inst., at 8 p.m. AU welcome.  The Bev. A. V. Despsrd will conduct sen less in the school room on  Sunday, Sept. 18th.  . - i O  Magistrate Guernsey, af Pentioton  was ssriouslv hart laat week by being  thrown from a gasoline speeder whieh  left ths trash while rounding a curve on  tht Kettle VaBsy Has.  Loci   lot Coming Fall Fair  Interesting Suggestion Should  Meet Ready Support  For several years tbe idea has been  mooted that the various surrounding  districts compete against each    other  in a general, display of fruit and vegetables at the fall fair, but up to   the]^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  present nothing has beon done.    Thisl    Kor real delinite knowledge of   the on tbe Biver Scheldt; 1* Cateau  year however this defect has been rem-Jprcres, 0f    the war during the past  fourteen miles   oast by   southeast  edied and a scheme has been   drawn  we#k   ���,��� not    mU)!ll   farther     than Cambrai.  un. whioh will no doubt prove to be ia,t week.   Out of tho scraps of con-     "It had been intended    to  one of the most interesting'features of (������;���,, information which gets, to us it the retirement at daybreak    on    the  m.      '     . ., seems impossible.to make any    really 26th. but the German attack, in whioh  The association is offering a sub- coherent narrative, or to form any no less then five army corps were en-  stsntial prue, the nature of which has clear idea as to the actual progress gaged, was so close and fierce that it  not yet been decided for the best dis- 0[ the, fight. It seems however clear was not possible to carry out this telnet exhibit of fruit and vegetables.    ! that although the German advance in-  tention until the afternoon.  For the purpose of the contest, the to Franco haB been continued in spite' "Tho battle on thu day, the 26th  following districts would no doubt be ���f the efforts of the allies to stop was of a most severe and desperate  the most convenient: Glenmore, Elli- thorn a>et it has been done at a fright- character. The troops offered a superb  son and Rutland. K. L. 0. Bonoh ful sacrifice of men. If ono.half the and most stubborn resistance to the  and South Kelowna. stories of awful butcherv are true, the tremendous odds with which they were  The exact limits of these would, need German ranks must already have been confronted, and at length extricated  to be defined, but roughly perhaps considerably weakened, huge as they | themselves in good order,, though with  thoy represent most nearly the natural  ���e, I Mrioui jo��� snd ^fa the heaviest ar-  divisions of the district. |    T���   8pite of the persistence of    the tillery fire.    No guns were taken    by  A space of twelve feet square would Gorman advance however which has the enemy except those the horses of  be alloted to each district, which now brought them within 40 miles of whioh had been killed, and those that  would give ample scope for a good the French capital evidence is aocu-. had boen damaged,  exhibit of fruit and vegetables and the mulattos-,    though   carefully guarded, nniTi��n insHPH  exercise of artistic talent in its   dis-  that the allies are   rapidly gathering muiian l.uonr.B  "lav. , , j their armies together and even    now     "General    French    estimates    that  The time   is short however, and it   judging by the way in which  censor-  during the whole of these operations,  is necessary that each district get busy [ Bhip has been tightened, almost cutt-1 from the   23rd to the 26th inclusive  at once and appoint its committees to -me 0g even tho meagre details   whioh I his losses amounted to 5000 to 8000|  undertake the collection of the    fruit have been corning,    another tremend-' men, while    on the other hand     th*  oils strup'de is proceeding which   may losses     suffered    by the Germans   hi  have decisive results. | their   attacks    across the open,    and  A statement    waB issued    by Lord through thoir    dense   formation   are  Kitchenod Monday which briefly sum-' out of all   proportions to those   wr  Diarizes the events of the past    week! have suffered.  during which a terrible battle was in j g^,, Beinforcements  progress all along tho lino. ,,���.       ..    ������., .  . ._  Lord Kitchener's statement     which'   "S,m" th��u 3gth' ?Part 'rom cavalnr  was issued through the medium of the ^ta*- _"? Bri!'*   ��rmL1 h". n��H  * bn~���   ���������"��� ibeen niolested.   It has rested and st  and the planning of the exhibit,   O   Chinaman Attempts Burglary  An unsuccessful attempt was made  last night at burglary in tho Messrs.  Casorso Bros., butcher store, and the  culprit, a Chinaman, now awaits trial  to-  official information "bureau, says: |������ .    ..    'imtaw^BBmaxtwemaxsmejasmw  "Although   tho   despatches    ol Sir l,.Wed <*,ter & m0Z!m "*%F, "**  John French as to    the recent battle k1o"ou>     neluevennmts..     Heintorce  ^^^^ ments, amounting to double the loss-  whicb haa been postponed until  morrow, (Friday). ..     i Bave not     t been received, it is pos-  Awaksned during the night by ring- Lib|e now to 8taU what has been tbe  ig of the burglar alarm which     has* Britishshare in the resent operations.  "There has been,    in fact,   a   four  ing ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  been recently installed, Mr. Joe Ca-  sorso, who rooms above the store, got  out of bed and hurrying to the balcony at the baok caught sight of the  head and shoulders of a man who was  looking out of the back window of the  sausage room back of the butcher  store. He recognised him aa a Chinaman who works at the restaurant next  door. He awakened bis brother, and  thev planned to guard both the front  dave battle��� on the 23rd, 24th, 25th  and 26th of August. During the whole  of this period the British, in conform-;  ity witb a general movement of tbe  French armies, wero occupied in resisting and checking the German advance and in withdrawing to new  lines of defense.  , "The battle began at Mons last Sunday, a week ago, during which    day  and back dawre untilthe police oould:;^" irl'oT the" night, the German at  be summoned. But before they could tliek wUch WM Stubbornly pressed.  do so the burglar who was evidently .**...  provided with skeleton keys, let himself out of the front door and ini.de  off, locking tho door behind l.im. He  was however arrested later.  Mr. Casorso claims that for a long  period, systematic thefts pf most huve  been going on, on an extensive Male,  but they have been unable to trace  the offender. It was on this account  that the burglar alarm was Installed.  Whether thev have now secured the,  culprit who was responsible for the.  rest of the robberies remains   to   be  es sustained already have joined. Kv-  erygun has beon replaced and the  army is now ready to take part io  the neat great encounter with undiminished strength and undaunted spirit.  "It must be remembered throughout  that our operations in France are vast  and that we are only on one wing ol  the whole field of battle. This strategic position of ours and our allies is  such that .decisive victories ol our armies in Francs probably would bs fatal to the enemy. A continuance of  resistance bv the Anglo-French  unon such   a scab as to keep in thr  Arrange for Pwltry Show  At a meeting of the Poultry Association held on Wednesday evening September 2nd at 8 o'clock in tho Sons J  of England room, Messrs A. .Volley,  A. Weddell and E. L. Ward w,re appointed to draw up the prise List for  ths poultry show on November 25, 26  and 27.    Mr. Stockwell stated that it  Sas the wish oi the Agricultural and  ortieultural Association that the  Poultry Association hold a bee at the  show building and olean up ready fori  ths fall fair. This was arranged to  bs dons. Mr. C. C. Prowse was appointed as delegate to attend tbe convention at Vanoouver instead ol Mr.  Stockwell, who was unable to attend.  Next meeting will be held on Thursday, Oct. 1st.  Mr. 0. C. Prowse kindly offered to  donate the silk badges for the Poultry  Association this year.  Mr. E. L. Ward, seoretary of the  Poultry Association is offering a special priss for sohool children for cora-l  petition at the faH fair. A prise of  15 is to be given for the best sssay  on tha subject, "Why should every j  rancher have a cow, a pig, some pure  bred hens and grow his own feed?"  The competition is open to pupils at  env school In tho district, Points will  bo given for neatness, brevity and for  practicability. A committee will be  asked to act as judges. A similar  oriie is also to be given to adults ior  an essay on the same subject.   O   Alto AccMeit at Peachland  Badly injured as the result of an  automobile accident at Peachland last  Thursday Mr. G. A. Lang, a brother  of Mr. Hamilton Lang was brought to  the Kelowna hospital this week.  11a aad Mrs. Lang with a party of  ladies were travelling along the lake  shore road north to Peachland when  in a bod plaoe the outer wheels  sank In ths soft sand and the car  completely overturned. The ladies  were fortunately all unhurt bift Mr.  Long sain id a oosspound fracture oi  tha lag and serious sate and bruises.  and"repeated, "wis M^pUtely d^iked! olo����.t, ��riP ��>�� onemy's best ' iroops  i  ,1��� r��_:.j_a_  t * I oan. .if nrolonared.    lead  hut  to      otia*  bv the British front.  "On Mondav the, 24th, the Germans  made vigorous efforts in superior  numbers to nrevent the safe withdrawal of the British army, and to  drive it into the fortress ai Mauberge.  Frustrated by British  "This effort was frustrated by the  steadiness and skill with which the  British retirement was conducted,  and as on tbe previous day; very  heavy losses,    tar in excess of    any  can, if nrolonared,  conclusion.'  BRITISH NAVAL VICTORY  Considerable excitement was manifested last week-end by the news ol a  groat victory achieved by tbe British  lleet after a daring dash into the very  jaws of ths enemy. A detachment of  cruisers, destroyers snd submarines,  under    command     of    Rear-Admirals  thing suffered by us, were inflicted on' Besttv, George and Christian, and  the enemy, who in dense formation: Commodores Keyes, TrrwhKt and  and in enormous masses marched Goodenough stole round the island of  forward again and again to storm Heliogoland under tho very guns of  the British lines. the enemy, anf], after drawing out    t  "The British retirement proceeded strong force of the German squadron,  on the 35th with continuous fighting, began engagement lasting about eight  although not on the scale of the pre- j hours, in which three German cruisers  vious two days, and on the night of and two destroyers were sunk, and  the 25th the British army occupied others badly damaged. Later reports  ths line of Cambrai, Landrecies and claim that at least eleven of the ene-  Ije Cateau. Cambrai ia a forti- mv's ships were destroyed, but that  find town in the department of the is not confirmed. The British fleet  north", forty-two miles north of   Lille Buffered only slight damage.  ' Great Britain has asked ths United States to take cars of her diplomatic interests in Turkey in oase of a declaration of war on the Allies by thi  Porte, which is momentarily expected  The German advance has been checked bv their terrible lueses during ths  last few days.   They even asked for an armistice to burv their, dead.  The censorship on all news of ths military operations in northern France  is exceedingly strict. The afternoon nepers of Paris cams out recently  with all reference to the progress of military events blocked out.'  Moveable turrets containing rapid-fire guns, plaoed in the oornere of the  Eiffel Tower, are turned every fifteen minutes, in preparation for an attack bv aeroplane.  Great Britain has joined with France in objecting to tho purchase by  the United States of any German liners in connection with the plan to build  up an American merchant marine.  , An unsuccessful attempt to wreck a troop train on the Canadian Northern railway about 90 miles east of M ontreal by placing an Iron rail across  the tracks, was mads early Sunday morning, according to announcement bu  Lieut.-Col. Craelman. oommander of the Twenty-first Battery of Montreal)  Running more than forty miles an hour, the train brushed aside the oh  atruction into the ditch.  France is considering the advisability of moving tho seat of her government from Paris to Bordeaux, as a precautionary measure, according to official advices received at Washington. The French foreign office haa discussed the idea of moving the capital with foreign dinlomats, so that thsy  could make proner arrangements. It is considered probable that Ambas��v  dor Herrick will remain in I'aris, in order belter to care lor Ameri, .-.ns  should Paris bs invested by the Gorman army. In the Franco-Prussian war  of 1870, tho capital was temporarily established at Bordeaux.  If Turkey declares war against Creese, Italy will declare war against  Turkey, is the assertion made by the Temps. This paper usual!., - speaks  with official inspiration.  Additional French foross, totalling (00,000 men, will be ready for active  service in about six weeks as a result of the decision announced Monday to  call out ths 1014 young men and the elder classes of tbe reservists. Tbe  reservists will bs equipped and read)  for the field in a few days'.  Mr. J. J. Warren, president of tbe  Kettle Valley Railway, who has been  resident at Pentioton for the past I wo  years is severing his connection with  that plaos, and moving with Vs li roily ta Toronto,  Mr.   W. Esston is   removing    this  week from    Bernard avenue to Lawrence ave, opposite the Burbank Motor  Co.'s garage and requests his several  J patrons to take notice.  CONFIDENT FRENCH TROOPS LEAVING PARIS  A French regiment, singing the Marseillaise and full of confidence, marching, through the streets of Paris to entrain for the German frontier.  Everywhere the soldiers were loudly cheered as they passed through tbe  city. The whole French nation is baok of them. Internal polities for the  moment are forgotten in the face of danger from the Germans.  This time the French army is beitter equipped, better trained, and has  more fighting spirit than the army of Napoleon III in 1870. Gen. Joffre,  the commander-in-chief of the army is an experienced warrior having served in the Franco-Prussian war and as a soldier for France ever :>inoe.  Railway Building  Will  Anticipate Early Start on the  Kelowna Branch Line  In connection with the different projects of the C.N.R., in the province,  and the fears that bave been entertained that in viewdof ths war it  might bs necessary to stop all  struction, Sir Richard McBride made  an important statement at Victoria  Monday: nm^l^l_���  "We have just concluded a three  days' conferenoe with Sir Donald  Mann, vice president of the Canadian  Northern," said Sir Richard, "and I  am very happy to be able to say that  much of the difficulty which appeared  to confront and complicate the situation, as a rseult of the war, seems  to have vanished.  "The main object of the conferenoe  was to endeavor to devise ways and  means to accelerate construction, and  from statements mads tb me by Sir  Donald, we are hopeful that arrangements will be completed during the  course of the next few days, which  will permit of the finishing of the  main line within the next few months,  with connection being established with  the principal ooast cities immediately  thereafter.  'Tracklaying was commenced last  week <jn tbe Canadian Northern Pacific on the mainland from Yellow-  head Pass west, so you will see that  the line is already well advanced  toward completion. On this section  100 miles of rails are on hand, ready  to be laid, and ths tracklayers are  working at the rate of thirty-five  miles por month. It is anticipated  that the last spike will be driven  about the middle of December next  This interesting and historic ceremony  will take plaoe at the main Thompson  River canyon.  "With respect to the /Kelowns tins,  Sir 'Donald expressed a great deal of  concern, because of tbe necessity, in  his view of giving the Okanagan [  and adjoining territory the benefit of  the Canadian Northern service at tbe  earliest possible moment. Tbe oom-  nany has expended much money on  surveys, right-of-way and other items  of construction, in addition to which  there hss been a large outlay on the  development of tho Coteau Power  Company, which system is to be used  connection with the electric railways proposed to be established in  the Vernon district in association  witb the railway. The line as laid  out extends from Kamloops to Kelowna via Grand Prairie, with a branch*!  to Lumby. It is anticipated that an  early opportunity will develop which  will enable tbe oompany to push dor-  ward its plans in connection witlfthis  section,"   0   Mr. Fred I.awrie, of Kamloops, confectioner, is in ths city on business.  �����   Praotioally one and a hall million  fast.if lumber belonging to the  plant  of the Canadian Pacific Lumber Co.,  Port Moody, went up In amoks in a  Hera blare whieh broke out in the big  iber yards,of the mill early Patur-  r morning. Every able-bodied man  in the city turned out to eombat the  flames which burned with tremendous  sasrgy for eeveral hours. The  will total over l��,O0S.  Movement to Orpize  St. John's Ambulance  Meeting Called by Mayor for  Monday Night  An effort is being made to stimulate  interest in Kelowna in the work of  the St. John's Ambulance Association  ae one of tbe means by which non-  combatants may lie instrumental in  helping in ths present- crisis by relieving distress or by training bodies of  men or women to assist in the work  of earing for the wounded.  In a circular just received from the  B. C. Council of ihe St. John's Ambulance Association several ways ore  indicated in which help may be rendered through the association. "���  1.���Monies may bs collected. This  may be used locally, or it may be  sent forward to be need as directed by  the individual or centre giving it.  2.���Clothing may be mads and collected. This would probably be suitable for use at the front. Advice will  be given as to what to make.  3.���Monies, not needed locally, and  clothing will be received by the British Columbia Council from individuals  or centres and disposed of as indicated by tbe donors.  To carry on this work effectively, It  is recommended that centres be established in all plaoes where doctors  con be obtained to give lectures In  "first aid", "home nursing," ete.  Those suoosssful in passing the examinations in these subjects should then  be organized into ambulance aad nursing divisions in aecordanos with the  St. John Ambulance Brigade and Overseas regulations.  These can act as centres of activity  for collecting monies, tasking end  distributing clothing, and assisting  the local needy.  PUBLIC MEETING IS CALLED  A number of Kelowna ladies have  presented a petition to the mayor to  call a public meeting together for the  purpose of discussing the organisation  of classes in "first aid" to ths injured  in ordsr to form a corps of the St.  John's Ambulance Prigade in the Okanagan.  A meeting has accordingly been arranged lor next Mondav evening at 8  p.m., in the Board of Trade rooms,  when it is hoped that all ladies and  arentlemen Interested will attend.  The following is a list of ths i  of the ladies whose signatures  peered on the petition:  E. C. Wlllita. Marjorie Shepherd, J.  G. Fisher, Ethel H,_Moop, Entitle E.  Moon, H. Doffett, H. J. Benson, Dora  F. Kerr. Phyllis M. Gore, M. E. Boyce  Molly E. Harvev. M. Sutoliffe, Marv  E. Dykes. Eva I. Groves, A. 0. Bia-  ger, O. M. Temple, W. M. Mitehsil  Olivs Corruthers, S. Seon, and M. t\~. ���  Mantle.   . (J   Tha pros ml covernment of Mexico  has decided to repudiate notes to the  amount of 110,900,000, issued by the  Provisional Government of President  Carbejel.  ���P*  Eo further steps have yet bean taken  in regard to the forming of a "Home  Guard." A masting of ���the committee  ie to be held   Friday to eorwdsr ths   ..replies to ths letters whieh were seat  loss to Major Snyder mi others, aad   ���  ssabHe masting will then hs srrssassV  :'A,ti PAGE TWO.  KELOWNA RECORD  THURSDAy, SBPTRMBBB 3, M4  KELOltfNH RECORD  Published every Thursday at Kelowns,  British Columbia  JOHN LEATHLEY  Editor and Proprietor  Subscription Bates:  ���l.��0   ear nan   TSa.. all   awDtba     Cnitsd  Statsa SO eaatt aaVMUeal.  All ascaerlsllaai savsble la advenos.  Advsrtislng Kates:  Lonaa notices, pbofbssional caiids.  BTC.. SI one per oolnnn tech car weak.  LAND .IMP TIMBEB N0TICE8-80 d��vs. 15:  SO sen. 17.  WATHs HOTICBS-SS lor live insertions.  I.EOAL ABVaRTlSWO-lVst    insertion.    II  aaala ear Use: sees subaaqaunt iaasrlioa. S  eaata sw Haa.  CLASSIFIED ADVEBTISEMENTS-2 ������� SO  1 aaat ow word ua,  D18PLAT.  ADVBBTISBMENTS-Two aa���l��� .  pan ausaST.iO saaU psr incb first Insretioa  arm two laekaa 40 oeete psr lash tint la  atrtioa- SO aaau psr iacb ��ea-b sulassaausna  Sssruaa.  iSaasss ia eeetreei adva,na^*aai"nu uaaa.i  taa aaada at taa prioUr br   Tussdat  a   aaaara paibllaatioa is  tba    wil  recorded, the minister may. if he  deems it advisable, authorise the cancellation of the brand last recorded, or  (with the sanction ol the owner) ol  any brand previously recorded, and  may allot another in lieu thereof  without charge. ��  Application forms may be obtained  Irom recorder's1 office, or Irom the  local government agent. Copies of  the Brand Act may also be obtained  on application to W.T. McDona,d, recorder ol brands, Victoria, B.C.  The directors ol tho Fall Fair, once  having made up their minds to go  ahead in spite of difficulties of war  und hard times, are putting every energy in making the event a BuccesB.  So far as the lair itself iB concerned  everything depends upon the farmers  and fruit growers themselves, and if  they will realize that not only is their  UBual support needed, but un extra el-  fort as well then the whole thing will  go off with a swing. There is no  doubt but that il the lair can bo sue-  cesslullv carried a,ut without financial  loss the society will bo in a very mucb  better position than if it had been  abandoned.  Once the lair wob dropped it would  undoubtedly bo a difficult matter to  revive it again.  II everyone will do his best unselfishly undor the circumstances, surprising  results might he achieved. There ie a  splendid crop of fruit of all kinds in  the dislrict this year, and on that account there should be no difficulty in  getting logethiT the finest collection  which has ever been shown here.  The gathering ol a big live stock  exhibit should also preBa-nt fewer difficulties now than in thc post, lor it  has been evident to all that o fooling  is beginning to grow in thc minals  ol all the farmers of the district that  more mixed farming methods are neces  sary to establish settlement on a permanent basis.  A new feature and one which will no  doubt bo taken up with enthusiasm is  the idea of "district fruit exhibits" in  whioh thc various districts of Glenmore, Rutland and Ellison, K.L.O.  Bench, and South Kelowna will be  invited to take part. There is nothing so stimulating to progress as a  little healthy rivalry, and we predict  that these district exhibits will prove  in the luture to be es keenly contested as ever the war canoe races are  at the regatta.  The stampede which proved so successful last year is to be iriven again,  anal we hear that already llieie are  maud nroapectB of a large entry. The  round-up is more than anything else  a characteristic western spairt. calling  lor nualitics of courage and endurance  of no mean order. The enthusiasm  with which it was received last year  justified the lieliel that the "Kelowna  Hound-up" could be developed into an  event oi pratvincial importance which  would draw |)cople here as the lamous  Pendleton round-up does to that place.  Al any rale it is worth trying.  Duke of Connaught  Will Open Exhibition  His Royal Highness, the Duke ol  Connaught, hns advised tho Vancouver F.xhibition Association that he  would be very pleased to open tho  lair am the night of Soptcmbor 3rd, by  pressing n button nt Bideau Hell nt  Ottawa nnd thereby sending tbo electric spark all thc way across tho continent to open tho gates to tho exhibition grounds, and flash on thousands ail electric lights.  Tho opening ceremonies of thc Vancouver exhibition, like everything else  appertaining to that exhibition, wil1  be more elaborate than any yet held  in Vancouver. Some of British Columbia's best speakers will lake part  in that ceremony, and a feature will  be the singing of tho mass chorus of  school children.  The big pavilion, which stands just  opposite to the grandstand, will be  used lair lhe opening ceremony,  Sham at 8 o'cloek, Vancouver time,  anal 11 o'clock, Ottawa time, His  Royal Highness will press the button  which will release dozens ol electric  switches on Ihe exhibition grounds,  thus throwing the lair open ',o the  ;aiublic.  The opening ceremonies 9 ill 1 e informal and the public will bo idiiitt-  eal free of charge on the opening light.  Magic  bakino  J"-WDEB  A Novel Way of  Growing Potatoes  Changes in Stock  Brand Act  British Officers Prophesied War this Year  Germany's making ready has not  been accomplished in the dark, 'lhe  rest of Europe has kept itsolf fully  informed of what haB been going on.  In this connection it is interesting  to note an assertion and a . prophecy  attributed to Commander Carlyon Bel-  lairs, one-time member ol parliament,  retired officer ol the British navy, author ol an article on navies in ths  ''Encyclopedia Britannica," and Who  is known as a critic on naval subjects.  Commander Bellairs was in Montreal  in September 1912. As related by n  correspondent writing to the Boston  "Transcript" Commander Bellairs told  Montreal friends that he felt no feui  ot a German, outbreak at that time,  since, so far as he could see, the German program ot army and navy expansion would not be complete until  1914. But he expressed the expectation that "about midsummer, 1914 the  Germans would seize, upon any pro-  text to precipitate a "European conflict," nnd added that the probable  excuse would be . some fairly trivial  incident, "likely some outbreak in the  llnlkans."  01 course, this is not the German  view of what happened, but it is very  likely to lie lor all time the British  view-, and even in his1 own country  Commander Bellairs will be honored  as a prophet.  Earl Kitchener's Career  A new aot respecting Stock Brands  in the province ol British Columbia  has recently been passed by the legislature and is of considerable importance to stock breeders, some of whom  will bo obliged to change their brands  so that those ol one district will not  oonllict with those of another. The  following is a summary of some of  tho chief points of the act:W  Tbe presence of recorded brand on  any horse of head of cattle is "prima  facie" evidence of exclusive right of  ownership, whioh is valid only on  the period of tenure for which such  brand is alloted.  Anv person who brands or assists in  branding any stock with an unrecorded brand, or who brands with bis  own brand any stock ol which he is  not the owner, without the authority  nf the owner, or blotches, defaces,  or alters any brands, renders himself  liable to a penalty of two hundred  dollars.  From June last the work of recording brands for the whole province ol  British Columbia has beon in the  hands ol the recorder ol brands, Victoria, B.C., to whom application for  registration should be mode on the  proper forms, accompanied by the prescribed fees.  Brands for cattle should consist ol  ont less than two characters, and Ae  position of tbe brand on the animal  should be stated.  Where the sams brand ie used for  both horses and cattle it must be  nvristersd as two distinct branda.  The fee for recording a oattle brand  is one dollar.   .  Anv horse brand selected by the ap-  plicanl may bo registered, provided  thnt it does not conflict with brands  already recorded. The position oo  lhe animal must he indicated. The  fee for recording a horse brand is ons  dollar, t  Registration ol a brand under this  act provides legal ownership for a  term of four veers from the last day  of December, 1914.  If any two or more owners of stock  havs the same'  or conflicting brands  NO ALUM  -\HOR>ori  From Barn Doors  of Farmers  Earl Kitchener, who iB-ono ol our  greatest and most illustrious soldiers,  was born in l.istowel, in Ireland, on  June 24, 1850. His lather was an army officer and young Kitohouer, following in his footsteps, entered the  Boyal Engineers in 1871, alter having  when just out of his teens, seon not-  vioo on the defenders side of the Fran-  co-Cerman war, and ho was on the  Palestine survey from 1871 to 1878,  which period of servico he followed up  by another four years on the Cyprus  survey. He was then (1882) appointed  to command tho cavalry in Egypt.  With the history ol that country hia  name will long be associated. He  spent sixteen strenuous years thore.  After distinguishing himsoll in the Nile  Expedition he became governor ol Sun-  kirn, which post he hold till 1888. In  the following year he helped, as adjutant-general to * defeat tho Dervishers  at Toski. After ths battle ol Omdur-  man he reoeived tlio thanks ol parliament, was raised to the peerage as a  baron, received a -rant of ��30,0110,  and was promolod G.0.B, In 1890  ho becamo Sirdar in succession to Lord  Grenlell. ft ia a matter of history  that hs planned with consummate rarity of purpose the reconquest of the  Coudsn. He also accomplished sterling work in the South African war,  during which he was appointed as  Lord Hoberts' chief of staff, and for  the best part of three years ho remained there���after the first few  months as commander-in-chief, when  Earl Huberts had returned home. On  the termination of the Boer war Lord  Kitchener was promoted lieutenant-  general and general, created viscount,  and received the thanks of parliament  and a grant of ��60,000, Lord Kitchener's tenure on the Indian Command  followed (1902-1909) and as soon- as it  terminated he made an important tour  of Imperial inspection, whioh resulted,  inter alia, in Australia adopting compulsory service. Hie next appointment was British agent and consul  general in Egypt in 1911, whioh post  is to be kept open for him. At the  last birthday honors an earldom was  ��� conferred on Lord Kitchener.  Iu thc gardening world another iu  stance has beon found of many most  alutd discoveries coning to light  through chance happenings. This is  nn entirely new method of growing potatoes for tho early markets, ono  wh'ch is so simple snd effective that  it cannot lail to be universally adopted, and is oertainly ourious enough  to be placed on record. A few years  since, on a large private e.-tato in England, a ojuuntity of potatoes had beon  placed aside in a dark shed, stacked  in a heap on tho floor. Not being re-  quired lor use, the tubers were _ left  in that position for the beet part ot  a year, and it wus not until tne autumn following that they were examined with the idea ol throwing them  away, it being concluded that after  the long interval they oould not i.e  ol any use. A few spadefuls wore  shoveled into the light, and it was  then that the tubers started to do a  very remarkable thin,;. Every specimen was crowned with little potatoes,  quite white and about tho size of ths  tip of the little linger. More out of  curiosity th n anything else, a number  of thc old tubers wero placed op a  darkened shelf and left there for a few  wee'.s. At the end of that timo it  was found that the small tubers had  Increased very much in s'ss, being as  large as walnuts. A number of the  finest were gathered and cooked, and  were found to bo excellent. Indeed  they wore pronounced by experts to  be superior to the ordinary run of now  potatoes, in thit the consistency of  the tuber was firm, but 1 si in'lined  than usual to waxinesB. Soon after  the discovery, nn exhibit ol the novol  mode ol growing the potatoes was  made at the horticultural show, London, and this caused u great deal of  speculation as to how the nw tubers  wore produced. Latterly a full explanation of tho method has como to  light, and further experiments havs  shown that the discovery is ono which  should rank as of first class importance in gardening circles. It will  doubtless be of interest to outline the  chief points in.the treatment, which  is peculiarly attractive to the country  house owner.  Almost any kind of potatoes usually  grown for keeping purposes is weH  suited for ths novel culture. It ia  better to produce tubers of a good  size, and when making tbe selection  the biggest examples should be pioked  out. Freedom from any blemish  disease is of the utmost importance us  a��y rotten patches on the tubers  might easily spread aud onduDjor the  whole crop. The potatoes employed  must be those which are technically  known as "two-year-olds"; that is.  they are products ail tho previous season's yield. On this account to get  the neoessury stock tbe tubers will  bave to be slo'tod a season ahead.  To those who wisn to save trouble it  may bo roontioned, that it ia always  easy to buy "old" potatoes in tlas  month of July, und these will bs reedy  lor starting ths following September.  It is Bsoossary to find a perfectly  dark place In which the potatoes may  be stored. The absence of light II an  important feature of the oulturs ns s  very little Illumination, il it Is regularly experienced, will make the tubers  expend their energies in sending out  ���hoots rather then in tbo budding of  small tubers. Very good crops might  be produced in .a cellar or tbe comer  of a basement; on the oth>r hand, II  would be quite a simple mutter to  fix up a cupboard suitable for the purpose, some rough sholves on which the  potatoes may be placed. Theso should  be arranged wilh a bordering which  projects tin inch or so above ths level  of the shelf.  Now obtain a quantity ol fine dry  mould and spread this evenly over tha  shelves to the depth of about an Inch.  Tho material should be clean and  sweet and free from any atones.  Ths early fall is about the best time  to start ths culture ol the potatoes-  even if the tubers have already been  sorted, go through them again, making quit* sure that none is In any  way.   diseased.   As     a precautionary  The C.P.R. is reported to be arranging for the adoption on a large scale  of a system of supplementary transportation by motor wagons in the  prairie provinces which will practically bring the railway to the barn doors  of evory farmer in its territory. Every  freight station will be made a depot  for a "fleet of motor wagons" of a  type specially devised for this service, the number varying according to  tho size and importance of the distriot  served. It is expected that important  stations will have from 12 to a score  of these cars in service.  Tho cars, which, owing to the nature  of the prairie territory will not havs  to negotiate any heavy grades are designed to carry about one-sixth of a  railway carload of merchandise and  nre particularly adapted for the transport of grain. The ohiol importance  will, of course be in connection with  the moving of grain harvested in autumn Ind tho belief of the authorities  is that sufficient servioe can be made  of cars for delivering supplies to farmers and so assisting in the establishing of homesteaders on their land as  to justify koeping them in servico all  the year round. Otherwise it is evident that tho Investmont would hardly  be justified.  Dentist.���Have you been anywhere  else before coming to me?  Patient.���I went to seo the druggist  in our village.  Dentist.���And what idiotic advice did  he give you? ��� '  Patient.���He told me to come and  see you, sir.  measure, wipe each tuber with a slight  ly moistened sponge, thus removing  the germs of sny fungoid growth whioh  ure so destructive of vegetable tissue.  II any of the potatoes have started  to shoot from the eyes or growing  points, the buds must be out off. cars  taken nol to bruise the tubers.  Now take each potatoe separately  end place it on the shelf, so that it is  hall buried in the mould. Bo not allow tho tubers to touch one another,  and settle them all woll down Into ths  soil. The, ii Ib nothing moro to bs  dono, now save to give an occasional  glanoe at the potatoes to see that none  are rotting. After a short while il  will be observed that the old tubers  are beginning to be covered with tiny  white points, which a law days later  resolve themselves into little potatoes  increasing very rapidly in size unti,  they are lurge enough to handle, when  tho first instalment ol the, crop is  ready for gathering. When all ths  sizable pott, toes havo boon picked of),  'be old tubers may be placed in their  former position, where thoy will go on  producing. In a few weeks it will be  possible to'gather another orop, and  this will go on through a regular succession of gatherings.  Now and again it will be found that  the old potatoes will endeavor to start  outgrowths and these should at onoa  be removed. <  The trouble in this direction will not  be great if tbe apartment is really  dark, the light only being let in on  the few occasions when it is necessity  t0 examine the tabers. Even then it  is better, if possible to make use ol  an artificial illunvtnant, as very .iule  daylight seems to excite the tubers to  send out shoots. It will be found  that the budding off process will go  go on until there is nothing left of ths  old potatoes but dry skin. Indeed, it  has been stated that the tubers will  send off more than their own weight  weight in little potatoes, though how  (his oan be so it does not set n racy  to explain.  Up to the present time the only way  in which new potatoes out of season  could be secured was by the ooetly and  diffloult method of forcing tho plants  in frames. This haa nover been a satisfactory matter, as many gardeners  can boa*' witness, the crops thus  cured not being of particularly good  quality or large in amount. Moreover the season lor the lorood article  is comparatively restricted. Under the  new system it is possible to havs a  succession ol crops of new potsto?B  from September until about ths time  when tbe outdoor growth supply Is  available.  As has already boon Indicated, the  chief points about the potatoes produced in the manner described above  are that they are ol excellent Itavbr  and consistency. Moreover, thoy have  a skin whloh is so thin that there  is no need of scraping or peeling.  Owing to ths manner in whioh I hey  are produced, very littlo cleaning is  required.  For thoae who are interested In the  culinary aids of the question it may be  useful lo add a word as to the cooking of the potatoss. It Is declared to  bo a desirable feature of ths preparing  that the little potatoes should be put  into cold water, and then kept boiling  briskly for about ten minutes. Nat  mora of ths potatoes should be gathered than can be used at ons tints.  as thsy are rather likely to shrivel by  kseping.-8. Leonard Bastin.  In the best society the  luncheon gooses used  are the kinds we sell.  That means that when you wish  to give your family or friends a  treat you show wisdom in choosing from our extensive stock. Our luncheon  goodies add to your reputation as a hostess and  give increased delight to your family. A selec-  of all the best and most delicious is carried. You  can pick delicacies here to please all tastes-  Big Cash Special for Saturday-  Pickles, sweet, sour, &c, &o, Reg. 40c and 45c  Saturday, 30c bottle  THESTOREOFPLENA  lEOFPLENp/  *---*  Ludlow's Meat Market  NOW OPEN  Ws beg to inform the public that we have now opened our  New Meat Market on Water Street North, behind Bank of  Montreal, and shall be glad to welcome old nnd new friends  ���������-������^-~~ if they will give us a call. '  We  have arranged to  handle   only  Fresh Local Meat  of the best quality  Fresh and Cured Fish, Hams, Lard,  Bacon, Sausages, ox.  W. LUDLOW & CO. "Ttflsr"  WATER STREET (Behind Beak of Montreal)  Notice of Removal  Mr. W. EASTON  Picture Framer and Cabinet Maker  Begs to snnounce that he has  Removed his workshop from  Bernard Avenue, lo  Lawrence Avenue  Opposite Burbank Motor Garage  General Jobbing     Furniture Repairs  Shop Fitting   Picture Framing THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1914  KBLOWNA  RECORD  rim  Driving and Work Harness  TRUNKS  SUIT CASES  CLUB BAGS  Large stock to select from  All Repair parts for same  This department is in chsrge of Mr.  W. R. Birtch, who will give you prompt  and efficient service  FEED  DEPARTMENT  Wheat     Flat Oats     Bran     Shorts  Whole Oats        Crushed Bone  Oyster Shell   Beef Scraps  FIVE ROSES FLOUR  W. R. Glenn & Son  Dealers ia  Farm and Orchard Implements  Pendozi street <k Lawrence Avenue   -   KELOWNA  PHONE 150  42  Moth Proof Cedar Chiffoniers  Size, 4-ft. wide, 5 drawers, $7.75  ,. 38-ins. ���   3 $6.00  These goods were purchased at 50c on the dollar and are sold  at half price  20  o  Discount on Baby  Carriages, Go-Carts,  Grass Chairs, Upholstered Goods, Musical Instruments, &c  Restmore Felt Mattresses    -    $7.50  Gusranleed for 10 years, full size, reduced from $10  Kelowna Furniture Co.  Rough and Dressed Lumber.  Shingles, Siding, Doors, Windows,  Mouldings, Etc.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited  Tolstoy's Vision of War  An Extraordinary Prophecy Ly  Count Leo Tolstoy  Washingtonians are recalling a pro-  plecy made by Count Tolstoy In 1911,  concerning the coming of "The Second  Napoleon," for which tbe stage appears to be set now in Europe.  The aged Russian foretold with considerable accuracy the state in which  Europe now finds herself. Whether he  was correct as to his vision of a singls  man again holding the destiny of the  old world for a decade remains to ba  seen.  Emperor William of Germany asked  the Czar of Russia three years ago to  obtain for him a message from Tolstoy something that he had neve  written before. The Gear, anxious to  oblige, commanded Countess Nastasia  Tolstoy,' grandniece of the sage, to  interview Leo Nicolaevitch, aa he was  familiarly called, and tq. secure from  him the desired document.  This prophetic message iB known ss  "Tolstoy's Vision" by his admirers.  Printed in Russia in 1912, it was  translated and first circulated among  friends of the Mosoovite philosopher as  a privately printed' and little known  pamphlet.  Following the royal command, Countess Tolstoy visited her granduncls at  his oountry estate and explained very  briefly her mission. He listened curiously and replied: ,  "Very strange. I would be glad to  send a message to royalty, but ths  trouble with me is that I have written  all my life messages for tne mob. I am  not accustomed to lhe conventions of  court diction. However, I will think  the matter over."  A few moments afterward her aged  host asked the countess to write, as  his hands were then paralyzed. Tolstoy slowly leaved back in his chair,  covered his eyes with his hands and  remained absolutely silent. Then,  straightening up like one in a trance,  he began in a low and hollow voice:  "This is a revelation of events of a  universal character, which must shortly oome to pass. Their spiritual outlines are now before my eyes. I see  floating upon the surface of the sea of  human fate the huge silhouette of a  nude woman. She, is���with her beauty,  her poise, her smile, her jewels��� a  suner-Venus. Nations rush madly  after her, each of them eager to attract her especially. But she, like an  eternal courtesan, flirts with all. In  her hair an ornament of diamonds  and rubies is engraved her name,  'Commercialism.' As alluring and bewitching as she seems much destruction and agony follows in her wake.  Her breath, reeking of sordid transactions; her voice of metallic character,  like gold, and her look of greed ars  so much poison to the nations who  fall victims to her charms.  "And behold she has three gigantic  arms, with three torches of universal  corruption in her hand. The lirst. torch  represents the flame of war, that the  beautiful courtesan carries from city  to oity and country to oountry. Patriotic answers with flashes of honest  flame, but the end is the roar of guns  and musketry.  "The second torch bears the flame of  bigotry and hypocrisy. It lights the  lamps only in temples and on the  altars of false institutions. It carries  the seed of falsity and fanaticism. It  kindles the minds that ars still in the  cradles    and follows   them to    their  Remarkable German  Denunciation of  Present War  Germany's Defest Would Mesn  Her Ultimate Solvation  Professor F. V. Biethdorf, of the  staff of tbe Woodstock College, and a  former German soldier, has written a  remarkable letter in denunciation of  the German ffiaiser. After stating  that the quarrel in the present war  is not with tbe German people. Professor Riethdorf says:  "We must deeply sympathize with  the German people in tbe sufferings  and dangers brought upon them by  their ruling classes, by an oligarchic,  insane, military government. It is the  Germany of the 'clinched fist' and  'drawn sword', of the 'shining armor'  and tho 'sabre rattling in the scabbard,' that calls for no sympathy on  our part. It is the Germany that  has precipitated the monstrous world |  struggle of the day that fills us all  with horror and indignation.  "I am a native German and a former German soldier. Hy own position in this struggle is porfoctly clear.  My loyalty to the British Flag makes  me stand against any and all enemies  of Britain. If need be I should even  fight against Germany though with a  bleeding heart. Furthermore, I desire disaster to the German army in  this war, for the reason that it will  mean restoration of fellowship among  the western nations for one of the  greatest peoples of Europe. A liberated, free democratic Germany will  start a new and lasting era of prosperity, of peace, arm in arm with  England and France.  "Germany's defeat will mean the  establishment of a German republic,  and the elimination ol William II, and  all that he stands for.' Such things  as 'divine right' and 'mailed fist' are  anachronisms, an insult to the intelligence of the people of the twentieth  century. William II, is tbe common  foe of Europe, and he must be eliminated. Defeat of Germany in this  war means ultimate salvation and  freedom for her; Germany will be the  greatest gainer through defeat."   a   A PROBLEM FOR SCHOOL BOYS  A decided economy in fuel consumption is  effectedJbyjirUngjDJckelled steel in  M'ClaryS  'fanje  oven. It attracts and hoIUs the  heat far better than most oven  materials. See the McGlary dealer. n  On Sale at the Morrison-Thompson Hardware Co.. Ltd.  $1.00  40,001l|  450.  18,0110  Find the value of a kay in school.  1.���The average educated man  earns per year    In 40 years he earns    3.���The   average     uneducated  man   earns   per year    In 40 years he earns    .���The value of the first man's  education equals the difference between $40,000 and  $18,000 or ...    22,000  4.���The time' required    to secure   an   education is 12  years of 180 days each, or  2,160 days.  5.-122,000   divided   by 2,160  equals $10 plus.  6.���Therefore each   day   spent  in sohool is worth $10.00.  O   A brief dispatch from Ottawa is to  the effect that R. W. 'Brock, director  of the Geological survey, has resigned  to become head of the faculty of  mines at the University of British  Columbia.     Professor. Brock has oeen  ��� THE ���  "WIGWAM" TEA ROOMS  (Three doors north of Bank of Montreal)  English Cooking. Tasty, daintily-served meals at moderate rates  AFTERNOON TEA  15 cents  Orders taken for Crumpets, Home-made Cakes, &c.  BREAKFASTS LIGHT LUNCHES      , DINNERS  WE HAVE ON HAND A SPLENDID STOCK OF  Brick, Hollow Brick, Building Blocks,  Agricultural Drain Tile  IN VARIOUS SIZES  SAND FOR SALE  THE CLEMENT - RIGGS. Limited  PHONE  .   104  graves.  "The third torch is that of the law,  that dangerous foundation of all   un | j����iisaaas������Baeaa��������B����������B������������������  authentic traditions, Whioh first does director of the geological survey since  its work in the family, then sweeps 1908 and is author of numerous re-  through the    larger worlds ol Ktera- !porU 8nd p,���,,.    a, ig Am ���     ^^  ^jS tSSSft wlllstart'-"' ���*�� "I <* H..    He took  about 1912, set by the toroh of   the ,hl�� *���-*����� degree at Queen s University  first arm in the countries of    south- and thon proceeded to Heidelberg.   He  eastern Europe.   It will develop into'is a councillor of the Canadian Mining  a destructive calamity in 1913. In that  mlitaU ������, ^ o( Q      ,   jj*^  year I see all Europe in flames   and I ....        , , ,  bleeding.   I hear the lamentations   of f*> snd WIow ��* "'"������ le��roed   "��-  huge battlefields.    But about the year .oieties  1916 a strange figure from the   north  ���a' new Napoleon���enters the    stags  of ths bloody drama.    He is a   man  of little militaristic training, a writer,  or   a journalist, but in his grip most  of Europe will remain till 1925.  "The end of the great calamity will  mark a new political era for tbe old  world. There will be left no empires  or kingdoms, but the world will form  a federation of the United States of  nations. There will remain only four  great piants���the Anglo-Saxons; the  Latins, the Slavs and ths Mongolians."���Washington Star.  FALSE-BOTTOMED BEBSY BOXES  DOOMED  The well known strawberry and  raspberry box'with the false bottom in,  may be doomed after this season and  a box Oapable of holding a full pint  of berries made compulsory by law.  Mr. K. M. Winalow, the horticulture.  list for the department ol agricultural  at Victoria, is considering ths question, and a pronouncement In favor of  the full pint box may be made In time  to bseoms la* for next season. Ths  present type of box only holds four-  fifths of a pint.  The aotion of the British Columbia  department of agriculture follows on  thc aotion of tho Washington authorities whioh has abolished the old false  bottom boxes, and mads a full pint  box compulsory by law. A letter from  Ms. George B. Bryant, one of ths  leading Washington growers of strawberries, endorsing the new system was  read before a fruit growers' convention at Viotoria recently and was favorably reesivsd, ���_  Dr. MATHISON  Dentist  KELOWNA  ::   B.C.  X��^^.^.*\��^*��>.��%/V^i/S^\^S<^.^*^,r\a��^��^^*S^V%��*^,*^>a*>X  GRAYS  PHOTOGRAPHIC  STUDIO  h open on  Thursday  Friday &  Saturday  10 a.m. lo 5 p.m  New mountings have arrived���sad  will plesse you ,  Rowcliffe Block   u^muuu  Guns & Ammunition  JUST RECEIVED: our Fall Stock of  Rifles & Shot Guns  Dominion, Imperial Regal and  Sovereign Shells, The New Canuck  See Our Windows  i  Dalgleish & Harding  Hardware  Furniture  mmmmf^  m'   it ��� PAGE FOUB  KEIvOWNA  RECORD  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1914  Delicious!���Cooked by Electricity  "This is the finest steak I ever tasted."  "Why. Harry, it's my 'Hughe* 33.' I find new  things about it every day. Now this steak is broiled  on top with live, radiant heat. The Juices can't run  off before the surface is seared. The broiler slip?  right out and I turn it over. Then when it is done,  I turn off the current and it keeps nice and hot in  the oven till you get home."  Hughes Electric Ranges  The Hughes Electric Range, Mr. Master-of-the-House, not only  saves hours of work each day���not only brings a cool, clean, sanitary kitchen, but adds the perfecting touch to cooking.  The heat is uniform���always the same so it cooks evenly and  thoroughly, It really roasts and broils meats where other ovens  bake. The live, red heat by direct contact sears the surface and  retains the flavor.  Remember that a Hughes Range preserves health and beauty.  The foods are heated���not the kitchen and the cook. The fire is  absolutely soil-less. And the kitchen is as cool and pleasant as  theparlor.  Coma into oar office and see this range. We will give you  rests that will astound you.  James & Trenwith  THE ELECTRIC SHOP  BERNARD AVENUE KELOWNA. B.C.  117" __ J | Dry Pine and Fir, 16-in.  W   T    \J\J\f��m ��� Guaranteed drv wood ready for burning  CASH PRICES  One to four ricks...$2.75 rick    Five or over....$2.50 rick  Delivered anywhere in town TELEPHONE 183  Maclaren & Co.  Orders may be left with the Ckanagan Loan & Investment Co.  (Phone 98)  I Want to Say  that when we intimate that we Repair Lealher Goods, we mean  EVERYTHING made  of  Leather���including Harness, Boots  and Shoes, Grips, Leggings, Bells, &c.  If it is made of Leather we can repair it  WATER STREET  KELOWNA  THOMLINSON, Harnessmaker  Next door to 25c Store Phone  347  Milk From Healthy Cows  Our cows have al) been tested durii g the past week by  Dr. Ilsley, government veterinary inspector, and have  been certified  FREE FROM BOVINE TUBERCULOSIS  THE A. L. L. DAIRY A. Lance  Our Dairy and Afternoon Tea Room is now opsn  on Pendozi Street, for aale of Teas, small (mils and cream  Prop.  Two Deliveriea Daily  TERMS CASH  Retail Dairy, Pendozi Street, Phons 27  Ranch I'Uame, 3307  mford  Lower Prices on Ford Cars  Effective August lat, 1914, to August let, 1915. and  guaranteed againat any  reduction during that tima.  All cara fully equipped f.o.b. Ford, Ont.  Runabout - - . $540  Touring Car - - $590  Town Car -       -       .   $840  (In Ihe Dominion ot Canada only)  Buyers to Share in Profits  All retail buyera of new Ford cars from August 1st,  1914, to August lat, 1915, will ahare in the profits of  the company to the extant of $40 to $60 per car, on  eeehjpar thay buy, PROVIDED: we sell and deliver  30,000 new Ford cara during that period.  Ask for particulars  Ford Motor Company  OF CANADA,LIMITED.'  BURBANK MOTOR CO.   .   .   KELOWNA, B.C.  Russia's Enormous  Military Strength  Could put Millions of Men in  the field  In considering the potential strength  of the armies which RuBsia, in the  course of a long war, might put in the  field, says a writer to the New York  Sun, it may he pointed out that military service in that empire ol more  than 171,000,000 people is universal  nnd compulsory. Service under the  Hair begins at the age of twenty and  lasts lor twenty-three yearB. Usually,  it is proportioned as follows: Three  or lour years in tho aotive army, fourteen or filteen in tho Zapas, or first  reserves, and five years, in tho Ppol-  chonie, or Becond reserves. For tho  Cossacks, those lighters who are a con  spicuous' element of Russia's military  strength, there is hardly a cessation  in discipline during their early manhood. Ifolding their lands by military  tenure, they are liable to servioe for  life. Furnishing thoir own equipment  and horsfiB���The Cossack is almost invariably a cavalryman���they pasB  through three periods of four years  each, with diminishing duties, until  they wind up in tho reserve, which replaces casualties in timo of war.  Russia^ field army alone consists  of three divisions: The army of European Russia, the army of Asia, already referred lo, and the army ol tho  Caucasus. Tho Kuropcan Russian lielil  army consists of twenty-seven army  corps���each corps comprising, at lighting strength, about 36,1)00 men ��� and  some twenty odd cavalry divisions, ol  4,000 lnarsemen each. With the field  army of thc Caucasus and the first  and second reserve divisions of the  Cossacks, the total would be brought  to nearly 1,600,000 men. , Wilh tho  Asiatic armj', tho grand total, neennl-  iog to tho latest figures, would give  the Kussinn armies a fighting' strength  ol 1,850,000 men, ol whom it would bo  practicable to assemble, say 1,200,000  in u single theatre ol war.  With respect to tho armies fthieh  could be. put in the field in time ol  war, there are conflicting citimntts.  It Booms oertain that Russia's wi'i  strength iB more than 4,500,000 men.  but, of course, tho train servico and  the artillery (or such a lorce iB lacking. Two and three-quarter million  men could probably be mustered at  ono time. As far as arms go, the  Russian infantryman carries a fairly  effective rifle, though not tho most  modern. It is a .299-oalibro magazine  gun, holding five cartridges, and it ia  sighted to 3,000 yards.  In the event of a prolonged war, in  which the tide ol affairs shoulal put  Russia strictly on tho delonsive, shs  would be less easily invaded than any  iargo country of Europe. The very  extent of hor empire, protected by natural barriers at almost every aids  whore she touchos northeast Europe,  would present almost insuperable difficulties to tho invader. Napoleon  paid dearly for his fortitude in pushing his columns into Moscow. The only conditions under which a repetition  of such a feat is conceivable are not  likely to bo found during the sort of  European war whieh is now on. German and Austrian troops, will be too  much preoccupied with lighting within and along thoir boundaries to be  able to give their undivided attention  to such a problem as a successful invasion of RuBsla.  Russia's military defences, too, are  formidable. The Baltic and thu Black  Seas, two avenues of approach, ars  defondsd by Russian Hoots. Kronstadt  the chief Baltic baso, is heavily fortified, as are sevoral other Baltic ports.  Sevastopol, on tho Black Sea, and  headquarters lor that fleet, is strongly fortified, and other Black Sea  ports are not without adequate defences. A Russian flotilla on tho Caspian Sen is a guarantee that communication will not bo broken into In  that quarter. The Gulf of Finland  whioh is blocked with ice for a part  of tho year, susceptible of protection  by mines and submarine*, of whioh  Russia has a large number.  By land Russia's frontier ia guarded by numerous fortifications. Four  strongholds delend Poland, Novogeor  gievsk on the Vistula, Warsaw and  Ivangorod, also on the Vistula, and  Brest-I.ltovsk, on tho Bug. And  through tho heart ol the province ia  the likeliest land npproaoh to ths  now and the ancient capital ol Russia.  To mako matters wairse (or the Austrian or German invader, their own  provinces whioh mareh with Russia's  are for the most part strongly disaffected. These Polish provinces, how-  over unfriendly toward Russia as ons  ol tho dismemberers ol the Polish  kingdom aro after all strongly bound  in blood and H|Kech lo tlio Russian  nation. Ths Poles are brother Slave,  and are likely to remember it in any  conflict which may be made to resemble an issue between Pan-Germanism  and Pan-Slavism. Tho Polos of sast  Prussia havs an ingreained hatred of  their German masters and havs been  Death of John P.  Holland, Inventor  of Submarine  John Philip Holland, inventor of the  submarine, used by practically every  navy in the world, died recently at  his home, 38 Newton street, Newark,  Bays a New York press dispatch of  recent date lie had been ill since  early in July. Pneumonia waa the  direct cause of his death. 'He was 72  years old.  John Holland was born in Count  Clare, Ireland, at Liscannor, February  24th, 1842, and was educated at the  school of the Christian Brothers, < at  Limerick. While he was yet a stu'  dent, he became imbued with ideas of  Irish independence to be won by foroe.  To that ond, he thought it would be  necessary to devise some means of  breaking the power of Great Britain  on the sea. The story of Robert Fulton's partly successful experiments  with Submarine torpedo boats directed  his attention to the construction of  such vessels.  Before' ho was out of his teens he  became a school teacher, and continued in thnt work for fifteen years. All  that time he was engaged in studying  niarine engineering and other branches  of science which would enable him to  fulfil hiB dcBigns. He also saved what  monoy ho could from his meagre salary for tho same purpose. Then he  came to America, settled at Peterson,  N.J., taught sohool there for five  years, and continued his experiments.  In 1875 he laid before tho Navy  department of the United States plans  fur a submarine boat, but reoeived littlo encourngemont. Two years later  he built his first vessel of that kind  at Piiterson. It was a crude affair,  of wood, with a clumsy engine, and  wilh the diving rudder in the central  axis���the wrong place. The boat was  14' feet lone and 3 feet wide,  Finally Mr, Holland decided tho boat  was too small, even for experimentation; so ho took out the engine and  loft the hull at the bottom of the  Passaic. Then he came to New York  and built another boat at Bolometer's  shipyard, at West 13th streot and the  North rivor. This was 31 leet long  and contained a petroleum engine.  This vessel in turn proved unsatisfactory.  In 1893 the new department, as the  result of a competition, awarded Mr.  Holland a contract for the construction of a submarine boat at government expense The result was a boat  85 loot long with a petroleum engine,  whieh nover could be operated.  Then Mr. Holland, who had organized a company for building submarine boats, transferred his activities to  the Crescent shipyards at Elizabeth,  K.J., of whioh Arthur L. Busoh, was  superintendent, and undertook the  building of a boat entirely according  to Mb own plans, without the interference of others, to whieh he charged  tho failure of the government boat.  The result was the Holland, a boat  nearly lifty-lour feet long, more than  ten feet in diameter, and with a displacement of seventy-five tons. This  boat was launched, .taken to Perth  Ambov and there successfully tried hy  Mr. Holland on St. Patrick's Day,  1808.  Yield Not to Panic  Tho man who takes to the cyolone  cellar aB soon as there is an unexpected ohange in commercial conditions is not doing hiB duty to the  empire. Tho man who decided ho  should hide his cash in a hole in tho  wall and dismiss hia employoes and  pull down tho shutters is an unpatriotic man and is stabbing tho empire.  The man who talks blue ruin and does  business on tbe blue ruin plan is unworthy ol a place is a rising city like  this. The patriot who docs not yield  readily to panic and who does his  part to keep the Hag (lying at home  is doing service (or the empire. And  his part just now is to go upon his  work seriously and without undue  alarm.���Calgary Albert an.  embittered by political oppression almost to tbe point of revolt. Thoso  along Austria's eastern border aro only less bittor. It is possible that a  Pan-Slavic battle cry would line them  Russia's strength, Galley 3   up with thc Slavs of thc Balkan's at  Russia's side.  Within the boundaries of Germany  herself, over 3,000,000 Slavs, chiefly  Poles, aro to bs reckoned with, aud of  Austria's ontiro population of 30,000,-  000, all but the third whloh is German may be classed as Slavonic. The  Slavonic stocks include some 6,000,000  Czechs, 5,000,000 Polss, and about 4,-  750,000 Ruthenlans snd Slovones. Hungary contains an ovon greater proportion oi Slavic peoples. Thc Magyar  population ol 10.000,000, snd Hin  gary's 2,000,000 Germans, are not  much in excess of those who might be  expected to have an aversion to Pan-  Gorman supremacy. This clement includes, roughly, 2,000,000 Slavoks,  500,000 Ruthenlans and 3,000,000 Set-  bo-Croales, all of whom are Slavonic,  and about 3,000,000 Roumanians,  whose sympathies and interests would  probably bs with ths Slav. Montenegro is of course a stout ally of Austria's enemies, for her hall-million of  population are Slavs of the Siberian  branoh.  , The Kelowna Machine Shops (Abbott Street), announce  that they have just aecured the jarvicea of Mr. W.J.  GIBBON, of Vancouver, to take entire oharge of their  automobile repairing department. Mr. Gibbon hss had '  many ysara factory and workshop experience both in the  old country snd on thia aids. Being a thorouhhly trained ���  automobile engineer we are in a position to guarantee  thst sny work placed with .him will be handled In a  satisfactory manner  Kelowna Machine Shops  PHONE 240 Abbott Street (facing park)  COAL  COAL  PER TON  Famous Taber Lump - $ 10.50  Pensylvania Egg - 17.50  Pensylvania Stove - 17.50  Pensylvania Nut -   17.50  Phone  66  CASH MUST ACCOMPANY ORDERS  W. HAUG  P.O. Box  166  P. BURNS & Co., Ltd.  Wholesale and Retail  MEAT MERCHANTS  Fresh Meat Daily  Full supply of Hams and Bacon  Fresh Fish in season  H. R. MAUNDRELL, Manager  KELOWNA, B.C.  Phone 135  TRY A RECORD WANT AD ���m  THUBSDAT, SEPTEMBER 3, 19J*  KELOWNA   RECORD  riswrni  ���Bssssssssssse  It is Hot  But you will forget that it is  hot if you come to our parlor  for a Pure Ice Cream Soda,  Sundae or dish of Ice Cream  Our Parlor ia cool and  restful; our Ice'Cresm  ia delicious and abao-  lutaly pure���snd you  /will think so, too, after  you have tried it  Try our  Hortick's Malted Milk  . with or without egg,  and properly mixed  with our new "Cyclone  Mitei." Itaaimply great  And don't forget���For the best go to  Alsgard's  ��� PHONE 110  KELOWNA-WEST BANK  STEAM FERRY  Smsgagm^gfjgm^SJSmfSmmmmmmmm  Leaves Kelowns 9 s.m., 3.30 p.m  Leaves Wsttnsak 9.30 s.m., 4p.m.  Extra Service on  Wednesdays & Saturdays  Leaves Kelowna 11 s.m.  Lsstm Wesftsnk 11.30 s.m.  TERMS CASH  JAMES I. CAMPBELL  'Phons No. 100  G. H. E. HUDSON  Landscape and  Portrait  Photographer  Largest Studios in ths Interior  Portraits by appointment  Pendsri Street,   -   Kelowna  CONCRETE  WORK  I have a complete plant of power  mixers and all appliances for concrete  construction of every kind, sad am  devoting all my attention to this work,  ia which I have had many years'  experience.  All Kinds of Cement Work,  Concrete Buildings,  Foundations and Sidewalks,  Excavating Contracts  H. WITTER  OFFICE i RESIDENCE:  C1cti.hi a Rio.' oBc, WoalaalarAr.  Ramur Block fticherSeraat  PHONE 104 'PHONE 4)04  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  AU kinds of Repairs  BBRNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  R. W. BUTLER  BUILDER ft CONTRACTOH  Estimates furnished on all dsscriprJona  of woodwork  Plans snd Specifications prepared for  town snd country reaideneea  THREE HOUSES FOR SALE  OR RENT, sll fitted with bath rooms,  W.C., hot water, etc.  P.O. Box 185  J. A. BIGGER  BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR  Estiavataa Furnished for all claasaa  of work  Gleanings of War News  Five surviving members of the crew  of a Scotch fishing craft which was  sunk by a floating mine off Myth,  were landed at Hull Friday.  . .��� .  A despatch to tbe Exchange Telegraph Company from Antwerp says  that the Belgian government declares  officially that several of the forts at  Liege are (till resisting.  .  .  .  The Frenoh war office gave out the  following official statement: "The  Russian army has completely invested  Koenicrsberg and occupied Allenatem.  both in east Prussia. The Germans  continue to retreat.  . . .  Germany has called to thc colors all  ths last reserve (Landstrum). - Many  of these reservists are more than 00  years old, and are veterans of the  Franco-Prussian war: The usual  strength of the Landstrum is 660,000  Turkey has issued a warning to the  shipDlng companies that merchant vessels passing through the Dardanelles  must dismantle their wireless installations and leave their apparatus behind.  a   a   a  Three German merchant ships, the  steamers Frisia, Hainametal and 1'ak-  lat, were captured and taken to Wei-  Hai-Wei. A number of refugee women  and children from Tsing-Tau, on  board the Paklat were transferred to  another vessel and taken to Tien-Tsin.  ���   .   a  A despatch from Geneva says that  the German emperor and his staff are  making their headquarters at 'Mainz  and Cologne. The emperor is passing  continually between the two cities taking personal oharge of arrangements  for sending men on to Belgium.  .  .  ���  The embargo placed upon the exportation of all foods from Great Britain  at the outset of the war, has been  raised. This further emphasizes the  .confidence of the government in the  ability of the navy to keep open the  British trade routes.  . . .   .  Canada's gift of flour to the Mother  land is coming from the mills. The  first of the million bags haB .appeared.  Each contains 100 pounds. The bag  is stamped in large blue letters  "Flour", with "Canada's gift" in  slightly smaller type beneath.  ...  The directors ol ths Canadian Pacific railway voted 2100,000 to the  Canadian iNational Patriotic Fund. It  is expected that the employees of ths  road wiil give a full day's pay, aggregating another $100,000, aa air Thus.  Shsughnessy, president of the C.P.H.,  has requested this.  .   a  a  British Columbia has contributed approximately 3600 men to the first contingent of overseas forces sent to  Valoartier preparatory to departure  for service abroad, according to figures compiled by Lieut.-Col. Duff Stuart, commander, and Major H. S. To-  bin, brigade major of the 23rd Infantry brigade.  . . .  That ths Kaiser WulheUn der Grosse,  once a trans-Atlantic liner, but linos  the war's outbreak a German commerce destroyer, sank several snips  before it was sunk by the British  cruiser Highflyer, is learned in London. Those sent to the bottom were  the British steamships Tubaloain, Kai-  para and Nyanza. Their crews were  landed at Las Palmaa, Canary Islands  ...  Ths first enthusiasm for war has  disappeared and Berlin is panic-stricken, says an official despatch received  from the German capital. Travellers  arriving in Berlin from East Prussia  increased the terror with declarations  that the Russians would soon arrive  there. Ths soaroity of food in Germany is assuming alarming proportions.  ...  During the Crimean war the greatest  general ot all was Fever. The Germans evidently leave nothing to  chance and ths kindly offices of that  gentleman, for the grimmest touch at  present is the statement that the German army is accompanied by a corps  of gravediggers who have nothing olio  to do but to bury the dead. What a  picture that conjures upl  .     .    9  The ruthlsssness of tbe German  arms is revealed in the destruction ol  I.ouvain, the beautiful university city  of Belgium. The Belgian Minister of  Affairs bos issued a statement, showing that tbe German guard made a  mistake in firing on a German army  corps falling back on the city. The  explanation would not be aooepted by  tbe German commander who ordered  the destruction of a oity of 43,000 inhabitants with its splendid ohuroh oi  St. Peter, the university buildings, the  library and scientific establishments,  while several notable citizens wbo no  doubt protested against the wanton  destruction were shot.  Ths incorporation of a brigade ol  football plavers into Lord Kitchener's  now army is the latest proposal to be  made in England. Both tho war office  and the football association have received it with oonsidsrable enthusiasm.  The football association has a membership of 7000 trained athletes, who  It Is suggested, might be better employed in chaning the Germans on  tha battlefield than fn oharging each  other on the football field. The council of the association is to decide It  ths 7000 men shall be released from  their present engagements and tke  football fields turned into drill fields.  Last Friday the British torpedo boat  destroyer Wolland engaged and sunk  tbe German torpedo-boat destroyer 8-  90 in the China seas. .  a   a   a  A news despatch from Bucharest  states that King Charles of Itoumania  is seriously ill. It is rumored, according to tbe despatch, that he will  shortly abdioate.  . . .  ,T. Borden Harriman, who arrived in  New York Saturday from Europe said  the war is costing Germany twenty-  five million daily, and soon will bankrupt the nation.  a   a   a  A dispatch from Rotterdam says  that out of 60,000 inhabitants of Ma-  lines, only 300 are now left in the  town. Refugees slate that many were  killed by the bombardment and practically all of the others fled.  ��� . .  The Germans have ordered able-bodied Belgians in Liege and Tongres nnd  in the vicinity to proceed at ones to  Germany to assist in harvesting. The  news of this order is likely to swell  ereatlv the number of Belgian refugees  in Southern Holland.  .  .   ���  A despatch from Copenhagen says:  "Ordinary railroad transportation in  Germany has been suspended for tbe  present because the railways are en-  craped in carrying troops from tbe  west front to the hard pressed eaet  front.  .   a   .  The newly appointed Frenoh cabinet  issued the following manifesto to the  oountrv: "Frenohmen���the new government has taken possession of its post  of honor and of oombat. The oountry  knows it may count upon its energy  and that it gives itself with all its  soul to the country's defence."  ...  Five thousand pounds of chocolate  for the use of the Canadian contingent  and the naval forces has been offered  the government by Messrs. Cowan  Company, Limited, manufacturers. Tbe  offer has been accepted. The value of  chocolate in war time for war pur-  noses is well known. I  I          ...  There was great excitement at the  Lloyds, London office when news was  received that the Kaiser Wilhelm Der  Grosse had been sunk. The immediate  effect was a 25 per oent drop in premiums'on all vosse.s to South Africa  or South" America.  ..   a   .  Thu Frenoh newspapers are forbidden  to publish moro than one edition in  every 24 hours. Failure to observe  the order, which was issued by'Galas-  tin Hennion, perfect of police, and approved by General Gallieni, military  governor of Paris, will result in the  suspension of the newspaper ronicrned  and in the total suspension ��� f ai newspaper in case of a second offence.  . . .  The Manitoulin Indians are showing  their loyalty in a very practical manner by requesting the department of  Indian affairs, Ottawa, to pay to tha  Canadian War fund out of the Indian  fund various sums, ss agreed upon by  eaoh band. The Suoker Creek bud,  70 strong, unanimously \otsl I&00  from their funds,  ...  Wild indignation is manifested in  German newspapers over the aotion  taken by Japan in support of Great  Britain. Editorially most of the  newspapers refer to the Japanese as  blackmailers. Ths newspapers remind  their readers that Kiau-Chau has already cost Germany nearly 940,000,000  beside the immense sums spent on the  railways and mines.  .   .   a  The Imperial government have very  gratefully aooepted the offer ol the  Ontario government to send 250,000  bags of Hour. Ths government baa  also accepted the gift of 30,000 pounds  sterling from the people of Barber-  does. The gift will be made in the  form of sugar. A third offer has  corns from Prince Edward Island and  has been aooepted, contributing 100,-  000 bushels ol oats, delivered free to  any port.  .  . ������  Premier Asquith has decided to address meetings in tbe principal atlas  in the United Kingdom to make plain  the cause of the war and to set forth  that it is tho duty of every man to  do his part to make the issue a successful one for the British arms. The  premier has direoted letters to ths  lord mayors of the various eitiea  witb regard to these meetings,  a   a   a  When the captains ol the teams of  Canadian Patriotic Fund, at Toronto  were announcing their collections recently, Col. Chandler, of the Balva-  tion Army team, stated that he had  contribution.a ranging from a street,  car ticket 11 1300. A cry was raised  to auction the ticket and it was later  knocked down to Sir. Wm. Mulook for  $1,000. The inoident dosed witb Hires  cheers for the boy who gave tha ticket.  S.sai  A private letter received in London  from a British officer at the front tells  how a British cavalry regiment suffered severe loss through a russ of the  enemy. Ths regiment, it seems, sighted a Germay battery not far off firing  in a revorse direction and tho British  offioer decided thst the battery was  unaware of their presence whereupon  ho ordered a cavalry charge down  Into tho valley whloh lay between  thsm and the batten;. Unfortunately  the bottom of the valley had been  clnverlv studded with oonoealod barbed  wire into whloh a great portion of  ths regiment rushed before tho front  rank oould rive warning, immediately tbe German battery turned its guns  around. lsJUetlng heavy loss.  Frank Knapton  NEXT TO TAIT'S  SHOE STORE, ON  BERNARD AVNE.  REPAIRS RETURNED  PROMPTLY  Wood     Coal  Bee Keepers' Supplies  Pine, Fir and White Poplar  2 ricks -      .      .   $2.75 per rick  5 ricka or upwards- $2.50 per rick  Dry. Slabs (cut stove length)  Per rick    ....   $2.00  Fir Fence Posts   - 20c each  Merritt Coal -   $11 per ton  Whitehead & Co.  Office: Leon Ave.      Phone 307  ����  ENGRAVING-  ETCHINGS AND HALFTONES  ARE NOW BEING MADE IN  WESTERN CANADA BY THE  MOST SATISFACTORY PRO-  CESS KNOWN to the WORLD  THE "ACID BLAST" PROCESS  MAKES YOUR ILLUSTRATIONS   LITERALLY TALK   MANUFACTURED IN WESTERN CANADA  BYTHcClElANDDlBglEfMl"  I"0 FLOOR   WORLD -flLOC,'  V * M C O U V L  If   ,    U ,. C ?*rW.V  AGENTS  THE KELOWNA RECORD  "MY VALET  t| Suits made to order, Repaired, Cleaned and Pressed.  Dyeing and Cleaning of every  description.  J. E. THRUSSELL  P.O. Boa 621  Opposite Bosrd of Trade Office  MY SHOEMAKER  EXPERT SHOE REPAIRING  On Sale���Two Special Lines in Men's Shoes  Men's Strong Men's Fine    _   ,_ ���  work shoe 3#25       S1-oe��   3.75  Reg. $4 Reg. $4.50  THESE ARE EXCEPTIONAL BARGAINS  For Repairing Shoes as New ��� Try Us  C. DARK  BERNARD AVENUE SHOEMAN Opposite Board of Trade  GLENMORE FRUIT LANDS  Situated within one half mile of town, end being  about loo feet above the lake, it commands a beset*,  ful view of the town, lake and surrounding country.  Ideal Fruit Soil. Abundance of Water.  Close to Town and Market.  There is only one GLENMORE. Don't miss the op. '  portunity of ���electing a few acrea of thie desirable  property.  The Central Okanagan Lands, Ltd.  KELOWNA, B.C.  MILLINERY  At present we are showing a splendid assortment of  ready-to-wear  Hats.   These are not exhorbitant  but  reasonably priced.    A large consignment of new mil-  linery modes are expected here this week=  We have an Expert Milliner who will  be willing to suggest the best hat  to Suit  You for the Coming Fall  Natty Little Guest  Towels  These come in Scolloped af���pair  oOc  Hemstitched at  85c  White cotton sheets  These sre s special purchase snd come  2 J yards long, 2 yards wide. Psir Mjp  Turkish Towels  Rough   Brown   Towels, with  blue  colouring.    Large size.  Per pair 55c  Imported Direct  All-Wool Whipcord  material.    Colours'  Sue, Grey and Nevy,48-ins. wideQ^C  JERMAN HUNT  OPPOSITE THE CASORSO BLOCK PAGE SIX  kelowna Record  The Kelowna Land &  Orchard Co., Ltd.  (Incorporated 1904)       Proprietors of the Priests' Orchard  HAVE FOR SALE  Orchard Lands  on the K.1..0. Benches, in blocks of 10 acres  or more. Planted or unplanted. Under  irrigation and with Separate Domestic Water  System.  Bottom Lands  Suitable for dairy and general farming.  City Property  Lol.s, with or without Lake Frontage.  For particulars apply to  The General Manager       -   -       at the Head Office  Belgo-Canadian Block  P.O. BOX 274 PHONE 5  THE RANCH  Blackamithing done.     Weighbridge.    Oata cruahed.     Fence poats, Milk,  Potal.aea, Applea, &c, for Sale.  Apply to the Ranch Manager or Ranch Office.       Phone 5 ;  P.O. Box 209  OFFICE HOURS:  Head Office: 9 to 12;  1.30 to 5.30 throughout the week.  Ranch Office: 9 to 12;  I to 5.30, excepting Thursday, closing at 12 noon.  . 1  /  TOWN AND COUNTRY NOTES  I  This is Hunting Season  Provide yourself with a shot gun or rifle  and get out into (he pure, health-giving  air    of    the    hills   for   a   duy   or   two  We have a big selection of  Guns, Ammunition & Camping Goods  Cull and see tin in  Morrison-Thompson  Phone 44 [^(1^^   Co.,  Ltd.  We Have Funds to Invest  on First Mortgages  HEWETSON and MANTLE, Ltd.  O.K. LUMBER CO., Ltd.  Art now completely equipped to supply all  your lumber needs.  We have a largt 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  Mr. W. 13. M. Caldern loft Tuesday  morning for a visit to 'Vancouver.  a   ��   .  Mrs. .1. N. Cameron and baby aro  visitors at the coast this week.  ���   .   a  We nee by the picture on the screen  that Dave McGuirc's baby strongly  recommends  tho    use of    St.  Charles  Miss Thrusscl returned Tuesday Irom  Naramutu    to join     her brother and  sister here.  ...  Mrs. Corn  Vodder of San 1'rancissc  is a visitor in tho    city for a     lira  weeks, the truest ol Mrs. Mathieson.  ...  Next Sunday the servioes in Ihe  Methodist church will bo taken I'v iho  'lev. W. J. Beatty. The evening subject will be "What is I'opontance?"  a   .   .  0. 1'. H. Agent Swordfager returned  on Monduy Irom a week's visit to  Vancouver whore Mrs. Swordfager and  family arc at present staying.  ...  Mr. K. Webb, until recently proprietor' ol thc Club Barber Shop left lor  Vornon Tuesday, having severed his  connection with the business here.  ...  Miss Olive Wrigglcsworth left yesterday morning for Edmonton, Alta.,  whero she will make her homo in future.  ...  The Baptist Sunday School will return to their winter schedule on Sunday next,   holding    Sunday school at  2.3U in the afternoon.  ���  ���  .  Mr. Nicl Dalgloish returned to tho  city on Tuesday afternoon from the  K. M. It. camp at Kamloops, having  severed his connection with that organization.  ...  Tho new catalogues for the fall luir  are now out and those who have hot  received a copy by mail should csk  the secretary, Mr. T. E. Cooper, at  Trench's drug storo.  a   a   .  Complaints have been made to the  police this week of persistent depredations made by boys upon gardenB and  orchards in the city. An example is  to be made ol some of them, if the  thefts arc continued.  .   .   a  Numerous hunting parties went out  into tho surrounding country for the  opening day of the hunting season on  Tuesday report varying succcbs. Several fine deer and many ducks and  grouse were brought back.  .   a  ���  Mr. W, C. Clement motored over  from Kamloops ycBtorday. He was delighted to see the fruit crop bo large  in the valley and added "1 saw more  tomatoos yesterday than I ever saw  before in my life."  ...  Mr. A. E. Boyor, in charge of the  local Customs office has been notified  from headquarters that in view of tho  changeB which aro being made in the  tariff to provide tho sinews of wur,  all entries for the present are to be  taken subject to amendment.  ...  The W.C.T.U. will meot in tho Presbyterian Sunday school hall on September 8th at 3 p.m.  All mothers are especially invited to  attend this meeting whether members  or not, as the subjects under discussion will be of great importance to  them.  .   .   a  1*. A. Lewis of Glcnuore sullied forth  on Tuosduv to search for feather, but  had to be content with fur in the  Bhapo ol one femala coyote. There  will now be more chance for chicken  who wander afield, but not for long  as the coyote was accompanied by a  cub, which was luckier than its mother and got away. Dilworth mountain  is a convenient itilrcut for these vermin.  a    .   .  A now butcher Btore was opened this  week by W. Ludlow, who luis'resigned  his position as manager of P. Burns  & Co.'s local branch to start in on  his own. The firm will bo known as  W. Ludlow It, Co., and arrangements  havo already been made wilh several  extensivo local cattlo breeders for a  oontinuouB supply of fresh local meat.  Mr. Ludlow has been associated with  tho meat business in Kelowna for a  number of years in various capacities,  and we wish him evory suocess in his  new venture. The new store In on  Water street North, behind the Bank  on Montreal.  A welcomo announcement is made  this week by Mr. W,. Haug that he ia  reducing the price of the famous Tabor smokeless coal from $12.00 to  310.50 por ton. In these times ol  souring prices ihe householder will no  doubt be glad to hear that one at  least of the necessaries of life is to  be brought down in price.  BIHTHS  BLACK.-On Saturday, August 29, to  Mr. and Mrs. W. Black, a daughter.  MEUEDITH.-On Saturday August 29,  to Mr. and Mrs. W. Meredith, a son.  NICHOLSON.-To Mr. and Mrs. Fred  Nicholson of Kamloops, at the residence of Mrs. John Dalgleish, Bernard avenue on Thursday, Aug. 27,  u daughter.  LAWLEY-PUHVES  False Economy ol  Cheap Spectacles.  Sight b too predous to trifle with.  When buying spectacles buy s good  pair.  We use perfect lenses.  They cost a little mors than ths  commoner kinds, but the difference  in comfort is worth many times thi'  difference In price.  The marriage took place at Vernon  on Tuesday afternoon at 3 o'clock  of Mr. Ernest Lawloy and Miss Eunioe  Purves, two of Kelowna's well-known  voung people.  The hapnv couple will spent a brief  honeymoon at various lake points and  will later take up their residence  Kelowna, on Fuller avenue.  BABY CONTEST  The "Baby Contest" which has-been  causing no little competition amongst  the proud parents of the city, came  to an end yesterday. The results, aB  follows were thrown upon the screen  at the close of the counting:  Firat Prize, S50. Donald McOuire,  2272 votes.  Second Prizo "SJ0. Ella Cameron,  1802 votea.  Third Prize, ta. Monica Edwards,  1657 votoa.  Severn prizes of gold rings as follows: Bernice MuellerweisB, Marjory  Treadgold, Philip Chaplin, Hilda Nash  Vincent Varney, Leslie Pearson, .Tack  Morrison.  B0WL1NC  Thc bowling game last night between two pioked teams, confuting of  some of the best bowlers in the oity  proved to be ono of the most exeiting  games rolled at the Dreamland alleys  since its opening.   .  Each team got away to a fine start  and rolled up a splendid score in the  opening game, but both weakened toward the finish and the team leal by  Captain 0. Griffin won the series by  a margin of 36 pins  Tho "Pick-upB" won the first game  after a hard fight bv 22 pins and looked to be away to a start that would  easily win them the series, but ths  steady and consistent work of the opposing team cut down thoir lead and  at the close ol the seoond game they  wero leading by a margin of 5 pins.  '0. Griffin' carried off the high score  with 221 while Purdy got the high  average.  The teams will meet again in a week  or so when a good game should result.  Following were the scoreB rolled last  night:  C. Griffin     221   154   140-515  Shiedlo     148   167   148-463  K. Griffin     180   171   149-500  Simmons     158   160   181-499  Panton ...  Rossi    Treadgold  Purdy ...  707 652 618-1977  166 140 161-467  157 170 149-176  197 150 126-480  209 158 158-525  729  618  594-1941  U*3:  i Zsr  J. B. Knowles  JEWELER At OPTICIAN  THE MILLION DOLLAR MYSTERY  Positively the most costly serial film  ever prodused is going to be shown  in Kelowna. Manager Dunoan of tha  Opera House is nothing if not enterprising and couldn't think of allowing  auch a superlative and arlstooratio  feature to pass without a showing in  Kelowna. Although "The Million Dollar Mystery:' .has been procured to  considerable extra expense the mtn-  agomont feel convinced thai the publio  will show their appreciation of suoh  efforts' by increased patronage. The  story is now running as a serial in  nearly 300 Canadian and American  newspapers, and has so far been eminently successful, not merely on oe-  oount of the faot that it was written  by Harold McGrath, the well known  writer, but also on account of ths  many remarkable and novel idaas introduced in the story all ol whieh are  fully illustrated in the moving jjcivros  You never have seen a aerial production of such magnitude as "The Million Dollar Mystery." In this won-  derful new photo drama you will sss  scenes never before attempted.  The falling of a balloon in mid-ocean  aeturl pictures ol tho sea bottom's mysterious life and vegetation���scenes ol  verv rare quality and remarkable educational value will be shown in this  stupendous million dollar production.  Everybody should Bee the lirst Instalment" of this astonishingly clover  story at the Opera HouBe on Saturday 12th inst., A special extra real  will bo run on this night whieh fully  exnlains the offer of tlO.000 prize to  be given for the best 100 word solution of the mystery.  Ask for a oamphlet at the Opera  House explaining ths conditions ol  this big contest.  THE RELIABLE JEWELERS  CROWLEY BLOCK PHONE 270 KELOWNA, B.C.  i^i^*WN.���*sfcO*vi/i*Nfc^a��\i/l*fd/vaA*'��<sfcO*^j/l��wwwa.  Camping Supplies  for the hunter. A-  gain the camping  season comes round  when everybody  wants to go and get  a deer. When you  go let us supply the  lunch. We alwaye  have what you need  Eats  HAM  Sugar cured, per lb...30c  BACON  ,   Dry smoked 30c  BROWN BEANS  3 lbs 25c  WHITE BEANS  3 lbs 25c  PORK AND BEANS  Clark'a.   3-lb. tins.. ..20c  2-lb tins 15c  3 Mb. tin. 25c  KOOTENAY JAM  5-lb. pails 95c  SARDINES  Psr tin l2'cto25c  COOKED HAM. Fresh  Psrlb 50c  CANADIAN CHEESE  Best.   Psrlb 25c  BUTTER  Brookfield.   Par lb.. 40c  SALMON  Psr tin 15c to 25c  Drinks  Sunbeam Tea, lb 50c  Coffee, Cocoa, Chocolate, Raspberry Vinegar, Limejuice, Grape-  juice, Bovril, Maggie's  Soups, etc.  Phon* us your  re&Kf&st-Food ?  Uncle Sam's Breakfast  Food.   A  perfectly - balanced  ration, endorsed by physicians,  ready to est with cresm & sugsr.  Composed of Aax sssd snd whole  whsst, flavored with salt and celery.  Keeps the stomach toned up, ths  bowels regulated, and assists nature  in a natural way.  Package.  ..35c  Preserving Peaches (early Crawford).  Preserving Peers [Bartletts],  Preserving Plums [Green Gsge]  20-lb crate, any kind 75c  wants in these lines  Store will be Closed Monday, September 7th, Labor Day  D. D. Campbell  Phon* Three Oh I Phono Three Oh!  Wilson Avenue  Dairy  D. M1DDLETON  Proprietor  tj All our cows have been  tested by Dr. Ilsley, government veterinary inspector, and certified free from  bovine tuberculosis.       u  a ai. ." -    '  ., " i. .  i  ���������. THTJBSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8,19U  KELOWNA   UtCOED  PAQ1 MTBN  ������    P:  *��    arte:  ss  iNAIvAND   *���  S CAMS     *���  BURNE & TEMPLE  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, etc.  HELOWNA. B.G  R. B. KERR  Banister  .J ������: and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA. B.C,  WEDDELL & QRIBBLE  BARRISTER, SOLICITORS, snd  NOTARIES PUBLIC  9, Wlllit's Block   -   Xslbwns, B.C,  P. EDMUND CORBY  Architect  Hcwetaon Block, Kelowna   ���   'Phone 206  P.O. Box, 509  C. Harvey, BA., Sa, C.E., D.L.S.. B.C.L.S.,  CHARLES   HARVEY,  QVIL ENGINEER snd   LAND  SURVEYOR.  Kelowns,   B. G  Phone I *7. P.O. Bos 231  PIANOFORTE  MR. HAROLD  TOD  BOYD  Organist end Choirmaster of Knox'Church  Kelowna, will Not Receive Pupila until  hia return from the Old'Country in September.  RICHARD H. PARKINSON  BRITISH COLUMBIA LAND  SURVEYOR.'  / CIVIL ENGINEER  P.O. BOX 137 KELOWNA  P. W. GROVES  M. Can. Soc. C. E.  Consulting Clell snd Hydraulic  Engineer  B.C. Land Surceyor  Surveys aad Reports on Imsation Works  Applications loi Wai., Licenses  KELOWNA. B.C.  |    a CROWLEY    . F REYNOLDS  A.M.In.t.C.E.A.M.CM.SaK.C.E. B.C.L.S.  ROWLEY & REYNOLDS  Cloil Engineers sad Land Suroeuors  Water Supply. Irritation, Subdivisions, Arc.  P.O. Box 261  Phone 131  3, Crowley Block  Dr. J, W. Nelson Shepherd  DENTIST  P. 0. Boa IM 'Ptoss SI  Comer Peneoii Street and  Lawrence Avenue.  Hr. B. 0. MEYRICK  gives lessons in  PIANOFORTE, VIOLIN and ORGAN  also  French Lessons  Conversational er otherwise  STUDIO���Morrison-Thompsen Block  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR It BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  snd estimates given for publicBuild-  ings.Town ana Country Residences  JOHN CURTS. KELOWNA  PHONE No. 93  S. W. THAYER, D.V.S.  VETERINARY SURGEON  (Ciadaele MoCill UeJversky)  Residence : GLENN AVENUE  ���MS mar be left at the office of  Messrs. Rattenbury 6t Williams  Mr. W. H. PARKER, A.R.C.O.  (Associate Royal Colleae ol Onanist.  London, Ent Und)  Organiat of St. Michael & All Angela'  Church, receives Pupils for  Offlsn, Pianoforte, Violin, Singing,  Theory, Se.  st his own or pupils' reaidence.  Special attention to children  P.O. Box 641. Telephone 12  Addrasa Abbott Street  WAR  Owing to the very unsettled conditions caused by  the European war, the prices  of a great many articles  will advance; in fact, we  are unable to obtain several  items at any price. As our  stock is in fairly good shape  our prices will remain unchanged until we have to  purchase new supplies.  P.B.Waiits&Co.  DRUGGISTS AND  STATIONERS        '  Phone 19  Kelowna, B.C.  ���Blade of tbe highest quality  talc money can buy���milled  to infinite smoothness, and  then perfumed with the  genuine "cossoh" perfume*.  /3 ���-    Ideal Orckid  msOrSOtl S Psstsadsr  Violet  Don't buy cheap. Interior talcs.  coarasty anillea and cheaply  scented, when by ashing Mr  COMOtrt you can aat tbsT.it.  Ask your Druggist  CHINESE CONTRACTOR  MEE WAH LUNG CO.  CHiatM Merchenti aad Employment Ofico  Contrite mi swttvjriasi undertaken  t won (ssjefMM^Q  . EU AVENUE  Tadephone  tmm  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING  REGULATIONS  Coal nulling rights of the Dominion  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan aad Alberta, ths Yukon Territory, the North-  wast Territories, and in a portion ol  ths l'rovinoe of British Columbia, may  bs lsassd for a term of twenty-one  years at an annual rental of II an  aura. Not mora than 3,600 aorss  will bs lsassd to ons applicant.  Applications for ths Isass must bs  made by the applicant in parson to  ths Agent or Sub-Agent of the .distriot  is whioh i the rights applied for ars  situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  bs described by sections, or legal sub  divisions of sections, and in unsurvsy-  sd territory the. tract applied lor  shall bs staked out by the applicant  himself.  Each application must bs accompanied by a fee of 15 which will bs  refunded if the rights applied for  art not available, but not othsrwiss.  A royalty shall be paid on the raei-  ohantable output of the mine at toe  rate of five oents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish ths agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity ol  merchantable ooal mined and pay the  royalty thereon. If the coal mining  rights ars not being operated, men  returns shall be furnished at least  onoe a year.  Ths lsass will include ths ooal mining rights only, but the leases may  bs permitted to purchass whatever  available surface rights may bs considered neosssary for ths working of  ths mine at the rate of 110 an acre.  For fu|l Information application  should bs made to ths secretary of  the Department of ths Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-Agent  of Dominion lands.  W. W. CORY.  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.��� Unauthorised publication of  this advartissmsnt will not bs paW 'or  Democracy at War  with Military  Aristocracy  Says Mr. Winston Churchill, Head  of Britain's Admiralty  In an interview granted a United  pross correspondent Friday Mr. Winston Churchill declared that the war'  was started and was being maintained  by the Prussian military aristocracy,  which set no limits io its ambition  for world-wide predomination. "In  a word," he said, "it is the old struggle ol 100 years ago against -Napoleon. The grouping of the forces is  different; the circumstances are different; the occasion is different; man,  above all, iB different���happily��� but  the issue is the same. We are at  grips with Prussian militarism. England stands right in ths path of this  ever-growing power.  "Our military foroe is perhaps  small, but it is good, and grows; our  naval and financial resources are  considerable, and with .these we  stand between this mighty army and  dominion which would certainly not  be content with European limits."  Asked whether the end of the war  would see some abatement of  the struggle of armaments, he replied: "That depends upon the result.  If we succeed, and if, as a result of  our victory, Europe is rearranged as  far as possible with regard to tho  principle of nationality and in accordance with the wishes of the people who shall dwell in the various  disputed areas, we may look forward with hope to a great relaxation  and easement.  "But if Germany wins, it will not  bo ii victory of the quiet, sober industrial elements in Germany, nor of  the common people of Germany, with  all their virtues, but a victory of the  blood and iron military school whose  doctrines and principles will then  have reoeived a supreme and terrible vindication.  "I cannot understand why Germany has not been contented with  her wonderful progress since the battle of Waterloo. For the last half  century she has been the centre of  Europe; courted by many; feared by  many; treated with deference by  No country has had such a reign  prosperity and splendor.  "Yet all this time she has been  discontented; solicitous ol admiration; careless of international law,  worshipping force and giving us all  to understand that her triumphs in  the past and her power in the present were little compared with what  she sought in the future.  "Now tho great collision has come,  and it is well that' the democratic  nations of the world���nations, I mean  where the people own the government  and not the government of the people  ���should realize what is at stake.  "The French, Tho English, the American system of government by popular election and parliamentary debate,  with the kind of civilization which  flows from suoh institutions, are  brought into direct conflict with the  highly efficient imperialistic bureaucracy and military organization of  Prussia.  "That is the issue. No partisanship  is required to make it plain. No sophi  stry can obscure it.  "British democracy" he concluded  with its limited monarchy and ancient  parliament, its ardent social philanthropic dreams, is engaged for good  or for ill, in a deadly grapple with  Ihe might ol Prussian autocratic rule.  "It Ib our system of civilization and  government against theirs. We are  conscious ol the greatness of the times.  We recognize the consequence and proportion of events. We feel that, however inadequate we may be, however  unexpected the ordeal may be, we are  under the'eye ol history, and, the ia-  suo being joined, England must go  ft>rwnrd to the very end."  all  of  Indian Troops for.  the War  That ths employment of native Indian troops was meant by Lord Kitchener was confirmed by the Marquis of  Crewe, secretary of state for India.  The marquis said:  "It haa been deeply impressed on the  government that the wonderful wave  ot enthusiasm and loyalty at the pres:  ont time passing over India is largely  due to tha desire ol the Indian people  that Indian soldiers should stand side  by side with thoir comrades in ths  British army.  "India is awaro of tho emnloymont  of African troops to assist the Frenoh  army, and it would bave been a disappointment to India if they had been  debarred from taking part in the war  in Europe.  "Our army will thus bs reinforced by  soldiers���high soulsd men��� of first-  rate training, and 1 am certain that  they will give ths best possible ao-1  count of themselves.  "I was told yesterday by the viceroy  of India that some of the principal  Indian princes had sent a gift of fifty  lacs of rupees (about *2,5O0,0O0) for  tha use of the troops in the Held, and  there have been several offers of ths  kind.  "I feel Qonfldent therefore, that thu  action we take will meet with a most  enthusiastlo reception in India, and t  helievo it will be approved by your  lordships, ths Rouse of Commons, and  bv publio opinion generally."  All tba editor's social calls are cancelled this week, says the Hcdley Gazette.;'he was smitten on the beak with  a hammer.  Orohardlsts around Groville are arranging a trip to Pentioton for the  purpose of studying the fruit blight in  the Canadian' OkanSffati* "The damage  done by the blight in the Yakima arid  Spokane districts Is estimated, this  rev at nearly two million dollars.  The RECORD  CLASSIFIED  ADVERTISEMENTS  Big Results for  Little Cost  r  A host of satisfied advertisers attest the power of  these little advertisements  to get results  One advertiser, who had inserted an ad. for two weeks,  called in recently to cancel the  second one as one issue had  brought him more replies than  he knew what to do with  Try One and be  CONVINCED  Tto rate is Two Cents per  Word   for first issue and  . ��� *  One Cent per week after  i  1 T  PAGE EIGHT  KELOWNA   HECOED  THTJBSDAY, ATOUST 37, 1914  I WANTED! )  Prepaid Bates: 2 oents psr word  first insertion and 1 cent psr word for  each subsequent insertion. No ad., inserted for lass than 20 osnts.  All classified advertisements must bs  paid for ia advenes owing to ths cost  attending ths booking and charging of  small items.  Copy may be received for these ads  up to 10 a.m., Thuraday morning.  FOR  SALE  HAY.FOB SALE. -Alfalfa, Timothy  and Clover. Also Mixed. Central  Okanagan Lands Ltd. or Glenmore  Ranch. S*U  lOIt SAM VERY CHEAP.- House  aad lot, $1250, oloss in. Apply Bon  US Kalowna. !'���>�����  MEETING OF CITY COUNCIL  (Continued from Pass 1.)  pressing  appreciation of Mr.  Jliggec's  offer, and nccepting same.  MUNICIPAL FINANCING  The Union ol Canadian Municipalities forwarded a copy of a lesolution  dealing with municipal financiug under present conditions, passed at. a  recent convention held at Sherarooke  aB follows:  "That in view of the prosent war  situation, although tho situation in  Canada is most favorable, the municipalities of Canada are recommended to  TIAMS FOR SALE.-Heevy draft and  general purpose. Apply .1. Morrison  K. R. I. Phons 3410. 28tf.  FOR SALE.��� Purs Brsd young Berk-  skira pigs. Abo two ssatsd surrey in  good condition. Apply Leslie Dil-  worth. 30tf.  FOR SALE.-About 70 yearling TVhite  Leghorn hens, Solly strain. Best  offer to F. DeOaqvray, Kelowna.  I , 38-41  FOR SALE.���Airedale pups. Price $5  each. Apply H. C. Childers, Kelowna. 40-3p  BEES FOK SALE.���Three hives complete. .1. Birch, Box 492. Kelowna.  41-4  FOK SALE.��� C.oiial motor car, five  passenger. Price 8250. Apply Box  ".I" Record. 41tf.  TO RENT  COR RENT.-8-roomed house with aU  modern conveniences on Bernard avenue, just east of Presbyterian church.  Rent very reasonable. Apply H. o.  Williams, or P.O. Box 616. 34ti.  r�� RENT.��� Seven room house on  Wilson avenue. Rent 812.00 per mo  Apply W. H. Fleming, Kelowna. Mtf  TO RENT.��� Brick house, all moden  conveniences, or would exchange for  fruit land. Apply P.O. Box 94, Kelowna. 40-3p  I oxcroise great caro and prudence -in  their undertakings and financings, and  especially to consult closely with tho  local bank authorities on the various  aspects of the situation, and to eo-  oporate with them and tho Dominion  and Provincial governments for the  best course of action."  Somo time ngo enquiries woro sent  out to various neighboring cities for  information respecting the lees in forco  for theatre and bank licences. Replies  had been received Irom Kamloops,  llovelstokc nnd Vernon, nnd an view  of the information given :.lie avncil  decided to make nn rcduotion in the  theatre licunca, and to pass a by-law  to levy a fee ol 8100 per annum for a  hank licence.  Saune antilicutinns woro doalt with  lor rebates and rolunds in connection  with the payment of light and water  rates,  FUEL SUPPLY RUNNING SHORT  The Light and Water committee was  nuked to investigate and report at  the next meeting on their arrange  ments Ior the obtaining of an additional supply of fuel for the power  house, as it was leared that the sup-.  ply in liitnd would not last through  the winter.  It was urranged that tho Board  of WorkB should lay off one of the  street sprinklers at the end of this  month and use the other for the business part of tho town only.  The following accounts were  for payment:  (Jovt. Agent,    maintenance of  prisonors, May k June...   S  Albert G.ibb, transportation  for himself and prisoner  (ieorge Lister, auto at fire  W. ,R. Trench, auto at fire ...  .1. L. Boyle, premium on fire  insurance on band stand  Koyul Bank of Canada, acct.  Can. Wcstinghouse Co....  Burne & Temple, legal fees .  Kclowna  Sawmill- Co.    slabs  fur power house    G. I'.. Ritchie, work and supplies    Kelowna    Record,     printing  advts,    etc,    lor 1914 to  July 31st    Kelowna Implement Co. Ltd.  Balance on steam roller ...  SITUATIONS WANTED  12.50  6.06  5.00  5.00  15.00  1   680.80  82.30'  2,772.00  11-1.85  432.9'  2,700.00  WANTED.���By young man, situation  on ranch. Apply Box ''it" Record  Office. x  DRESSMAKING WANTED.-by Mrs.  R. Lancaster, (experienced), late oi  Calgary, or would be willing to go  out by day or accept situation. Apply 0. Lancaster, Cawston avenue,  or P. 0. Box 541. 40-3p  - S3  BOARD-RESIDENCE    '  BOARD-RESIDENCE REQUIRED by  married lady for a month on form,  near lake shore, within driving distance of Kelowna. Terms and particulars to "Devonia", Record of-  fico 41  BOARD AND ROOMS.-House fully  modern. Apply Mrs. H. D. Riggs,  Kelowna. 41-4  MISCELLANEOUS  CALVES WANTED.-M. Hsreron will  pay ths highest market pries lor  heifer or bull calves ol anv ags, 31tf  WANTED-Two tons alfalfa. State  cash price delivered in Kelowna to  P.O. Box 462 41  SPIRELLA CORSETS  The council assembled again Saturday evening at a special meeting to  hear the report of the Light and  Water committee in reference to the  need for securing an additional supply  of fuel for tho power house.  Alderman    Sutherland said he    had  been along with Alderman Adams   to  examine the O.K. Lumber Co.'s   sawdust pile.    They had found a considerable quantity of sawdust in good condition.    Dr. Boyce had informed them  that the company would turn over tho  sawdust to thc city in exchange    for  light and water to the sawmill, office,  factory and store, during the tune the  sawdust was being regularly delivered  to the power house, and also     upon  condition  that one of the company's  teams be    used to haul the sawdust,!  Ior which u charge of six dollars (86) I  pur day shoukl be made by the company.   Thc minimum amount of suw-j  dust to be delivered each day to   be  twenty-five cubic yards.   In the event i  of this quantity   not being sufficient, I  the company would agree to put   on'  an additional team, and oharge for it I  at the samo rate per day.    Dr. Boyce'  also promised that all payments    for j  hauling    the      sawdust     would     be  promptly applied on payment of   oity  taxes.  Alderman Copelund asked how long  the city's present supply of fuel would.  last, and also if the Light and Water  committee conBidored it advisable to '  mako arrangements for an additional  supply of fuel before that on hand  had been consumed.  In reply Alderman Sutherland said  the chief engineer had estimated thati  the present fuel supply would be ex-i  hausted by the end of next February  at the latest. In tho event of this  estimate being correct the council for  Mrs. J. H. Davies will bs st Mr.  Matkis's (ovsr tailor shop, Psodosi  street) between ths hours of 1.30 and  ( p.m., Saturday ol each wssk to meet  ladies wishing to ordsr corssts. P. 0.  ���ox ��W, Kalowna.    . Mtf.  THEOSOPHICAL SOCIETY  "KELOWNA LODGE"  Meetings every Tueaday evening,atSp.m.,  in Sona of England room, Keller Block.  Public invited.    Lending library.  W.B. PEASE, S. M. GORE, Sec,  resident P.O. Box 382  AUCTION SALE  There will be sold on Saturday,  September 12th at 10 o'clock a.m., at  Stockwell's Auction Rooms, Kelowna,  B.C. One grey horse, about 10 years  old. weighing about 1100 pounds. Said  sale is inade by the South Kelowna  Lands Co., for one year's keep and  feeding ol tho above named horse. The  horse hnvino- been placed in tho keep-  in" of the above named company by  W. .1. MoCelvey.  -Dated September 1st, 1914.  J. 0. STOCKWELL  41 Auctioneer.  next year would have to secure an  additional supply during the coldest  period ol the year, when fuel would  be very scarce. Heretofore each coun-  cit had arranged for a fuel supply for  the first three or four months of the  following year and he did not think  it was fair to the incoming oauncil or  advisable in the public interest for the  present oounoil to do otherwise. He  also pointed out that if the counoil  approved of the arrangement it would  onlv cost in actual cash the amount  of Light and Water rates affected and  Ht the same time would cut down unpaid taxes.  It was finally decided to accept Dr.  Noyce's offer under tho conditions as  stated above, and a resolution was  passed to that effect.  Alderman Copeland reported that the  Public Works committee had examined  the concrete sidowalks constructed by  Messrs. Bigger k McGregor. The committee was unanimously of the opinion that the work had been done in a  very satisfactory manner, and that  the unpaid balance due under the contract be paid. Messrs. Bigger & McGregor had agreed to give a personal  guarantee for a portion of the Law-  son avenue sidewalk whioh had not  boen constructed striotly in accordance with the engineer's specifications.  It was decided to inform the contractors that the council would give  favorable consideration to their account when presented.  The meeting was then adjournvd until the following Friday.  Fall Fair  will be held on the 22nd,  23rd  and 24th of this month. The  director* are making every effort to  make the Fair bigger and better by  offering better prizes and attraction!.  In order'to make the Fair a sue-  ceu it ii neceiiary that the citizen*  of Kelowna and District do their  share by every one exhibiting something and attending same.  No matter how small your exhibit may be, the directors will appreciate your efforts in helping them  make our district Fair the best in  the interior,  DO YOUR SHARE  F.R.E. DeHART   T. E. COOPER  President Secretary  W. C. AITKEN  BUILDER & CONTRACTOR  Plana and Eatimatea  Finishing work a specialty  Office: No. 6, Crowley Block, Kelowns  P.O. Box SI I -  Ripe Fruit at  Reasonable Prices  STIRLING & PITCAIRN, Ltd..  in the courae of packing often  have tree - ripened Peaches,  Plums and Apricots too ripe to  ship out, but in splendid shape  for preserving.  Casli Sales        Do not deliver  Launch for Hire  for Picnics, &c  Apply to  Kelowna Machine Shops.  33ll  : MILLINERY :  Just arrived���Complete stock  of Fall and Winter styles  in Ladies' Hats  BIG VALUES & LOW PRICES MAKES  OUR STORE POPULAR  'CENT  TO  25CENT STORE  (MILLINERY DEPARTMENT)  Holland, Switzerland,  Belgium and Germany  are nil heavy producers of Condensed  Milk. It is, therefore, but natural that  as all these countries are for the pre-  , sent non-producers, that there should  be a shortage in Condensed Milk in  the near future. We have prepared  for this by having purchased largely  of Milk and Cream, so thit we can hold  our prices for some months at the old .  prices no matter where the market goes  Reindeer & Eagle Condensed Milk  3 cans for 50c;   $7.25 per- case  St. Charles & B.C. Evaporated Milk  Baby size   4 tins for 25c  12-ounce size, 10c can ; $4.75 case   -  20-ounce size, 2 for 25c; $5.50 case  , Hotel size, 25c each; $5.50 case  War Bulletin  The total advance made by the millers on Flour is from $1.10 psr  bsrrel to $1.50 per barrel since the beginning of the war.  The total advance on Sugar made by the refiners is II JO per hundred.  The incresaed tax on cut and plug Tobaccos on account of the wsr  is 10c per pound, and on Ggarettea from 60c to $2 psr thousand.  Ths wholesalers have advanced Cigars $2 psr thousand.  Reindeer Milk haa gone up 25a per case.  Ruaaian Caviarrt ia off the market except for aucb stocks as were  on hand.  Sardines are likely to ba scarce although prices are not much changed.  Wholesalers will not guarantee to make future delivery of any of ths  following:���Layer Raiai. a, Currants, Figs. Dates, Peela. Crystallized Fruits,  French Pees and Mushrooms, Almonds, Walnuts snd filberts.  The  McKenzie Co., Ltd.  Quality ft Service oar notte.  5 per cent. Discount for Cash  Monthly accounts nslt  Speaking of  Hats  ���there never was such  a complete showing of  hats for men, as the  wonderful assortments  of new Fall Stetsons  that grace our store today.  You've probably noticed them in our window. If you haven't,  then by all means take  a few minutes at lunch  time and come see what  a really remarkable  range we have here for  you.  Whether you want  a Soft hat. Stiff hat, or  a Self-conforming Derby\  you will find it easy to  make a becoming  Stetson selection.  New Velours:  Come, see our stock  LEAVE it to the  young fellows to  know what'8 what in  styles���and to recognize  the real thing when  they see it. For instance, this new Soft  Stetson,  We have full assortments of all the new  Stetsons here���it's an  easy matter for you to  select the one that you  will like to wear..   ���  On View  ���our new Fall  styles of Soft and  Stiff Stetsons,  Style that you can  recognize as far as you  can see the hat. and  Suality that will bear  ie closest inspection  under the magnifying  lens.  The prevailing style  tendency this year is  the higher crown and  narrower brim���and  Stetson has certainly  worked out a surprising range of different  blocks Dased on this  model.  Soft and Stiff Stetsons-  including a very interesting  display of Stetson Self-conforming Derbiet.  Thos. Lawson  :���;'���'"'.! ,i'.;. Limited

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