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Array wrr-*  VOL. IV.   NO. 40.  KELOWNA. BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY, AUG. 29, 1912.  $1.50 Per Annum.  Meeting of  City Council  Glenmore Residents ask City  to Supply Light and Water  H. Rumblow,  do.'  J.' Mann,  do.  C. Hince,  do.  A. Karn,  do.  J. Nikos,  do.  J. Morria  do.  Tlie city council met Monday  morning, the Mayor presiding, and  Aid. Sutherland, Raymer, Blackwood and Taylor present.  The following accounts were  passed for payment:  Dr. Dickson, aalary aa ace. of Irrig.  Convention.    - $100.00  Luigi Curti, work on water exten. - 7.77  K.L.O. Co., payment on acct. of lot 9 450 00  Board of Worka, time   sheet   from  Aug. 5th to 12th. ��� ��� ��� 363.00  G. Feldman, sewer time check 10.33  - 11.67  ���   10.00  - 15.67  - 15.33  - 18.00  \W ���   15.67  C.P.R., freight on car of pipe -151.00  G. H. E. Hudaon, photos for Irrig.  Convention  8.50  Conies, Edwards  &  Gowen,  plate  for plow  1.25  Imperial Oil Co., gasoline        -       ��� 17.75  Canadian Pipe Co., wood pipe       - 722.96  Clark 6t Stuart Co., tracing cloth . 7.45  Kelowna  Irrigation  Co.,  aewerage  auppliea  10.80  D. LecVie, supplies, sewerage         - 42.84  ����:.   ..          ..          atreeta         - 24.65  ���CP.R, dockage on tank and roller 1.00  Burne At Temple, expense acct.     - 61.50  District manager Dobie and local  manager Webster of the Okanagan  Telephone Co., waited on the council in reference to the location of  certain lines of telephone poles and  these matters were discussed at  some length with them.  A deputation representing the  residents of Glenmore, and consisting of Dr. Gaddes, Mr. Prowse and  Mr. Drysdale interviewed the council in reference to the supplying of  water and light from the city plant.  Mr. Prowse said that the Glenmore  residents had decided to ask the  city council if they could supply  the Glenmore people with domestic water and electric light, provided the latter bear the expense of  putting in their own pipe and pole  line.  Mayor Jones pointed out that  the Municipal Act only made provision for supplying water and  light within the city limits, and for  outside users a meter would have  ��� to be placed at the city limits and  any further piping and wiring done  by the users. This had been done  in the case of Bankhead.  Aid. Sutherland said he did not  see any difficulty in the city supplying electrie light, but the water  supply was a different matter, owing to the elevation to which il  would have to be pumped. They  could not connect such a service to  the present plant, as it would mean  raising the pressure from 50 lbs. to  about 180 lbs. If the pressure waa  increased in this way, they would  have to aupply all the city at the  same pressure, which would not  be advisable. The only way would  be a separate unit and separate  main  Dr. Gaddes said the reason they  had come before the council at the  present time was that they thought  the committee might be increasing  the size of their plant, and they  wished to ascertain the disposition  of the council to. auch a scheme.  If the council favored supplying  water and light to outside users in  this way, they themselves were willing to get infoination as to the  feasibility of the scheme. They  had other schemes under consideration for getting a domestic water  supply, but they had thought that  as the bulk of the settlers were as  yet at the end of the valley near  the city, the latter could supply  them with water more cheaply than  they could with any plan of their  own. There were about fifty prospective users at present which  number would probably increase  to about 300, so that this end was  thickly enough populated to make  it a paying proposition from the  start. If the council were willing  to undertake such a contract they  would go ahead at once and get  an engineer's report as to the power  and pressure required to force  water up to Glenmore.        V  The members of the council in  discussion were of opinion that  such extensions might eventually  become a source of revenue to the  city, and the deputation waa given  to understand that there could be  no harm in securing data as to the  scheme.  Aid. Sutherland thought lhat  electric light could be supplied for  the present winter il needed. The  council would put a meter at  the edge of.the city, and the residents would take the current from  there, putting in their own system  and looking after their own collections. The only expense to the  city would thus be for the measuring device*) al the point where the  current was taken up. There was,  of course, the question of boiler  capacity at the power house, bul  that was only periodically, when it  was nee essary" to clean one of them.  To provide for this arrangements  had been made ta use a small boiler belonging to Mi. Munson.  After some further talk on the  subject the deputation withdrew.  Before the question of ligh' was  left, a resolution was put through  fixing a minimum rate for light  users. In last amending the bylaw dealing with light rates, the  Mayor explained, the minimum  rate had been unintentionally struck  out, and the object of the resolution  was simply to restore it to what it  was before, a minimum' charge of  $1.00 per month. The change  would affect the light bills for  August.  The following letter was received from the manager of the Bank  of Montreal and read :  " To the Mayor  Dear Sir,���This Bank has gone  to considerable trouble and expense in planting tiees on the streets  opposite the bank building. Several  times some of them have' been  broken down and within the last  week the long tops of two of the  trees on Bernaid avenue have  been deliberately broken off. I  would suggest lhat -your council  draw the attention of the public  through the proas to such outrageous behaviour on the part of  hoodlums or fools and that the  police be instructed to give their  attention to the proteclion'&f trees  on the atreeta.  Yours faithfully,  P. DuMOULIN,  Manager."  A resolution was passed authorizing the city clerk to issue a  cheque for $65.00 in payment of  debenture coupons Nos. 4 and 5,  By-law 38, which had been lost in  the " Titanic " disaster.  A letter was read from the Provincial Board of Health, advising  the city that the sewerage plans recently submitted had been approved and filed.  The Mayor read a number of  petitions from property owners requesting sewers to be installed under the Local Improvement By-law.  The petitions called for sewers  on:��� ,  1. The alley behind the stores  on the south aide of Bernard Ave.  from Ellis street to the end.  2. The alley north of Bernard  avenue from Water street to Ellis  street.  3. On Bernard avenue from  Ellis street to Richter street.  4. On Bernard avenue from  Richter'street to Ethel street.  5. From Bernard avenue along  Richter street to Glenn ave, and  up Glenn ave. to Ethel street.  The applications were filed for  the present, a by-law it was mentioned waa being prepared to deal  with the installing of sewers.  Mr. F. S. Coates attended in reference to the opening of the lane  behind the Lakeview hotel, a root-  house belonging to the latter being  built across where the lane should  run. Mr. Coates said that Mrs.  Newson, the owner of the property, had been in town last week and  he found that she had no papers  or records in her possession which  could give her any claim to the  ground on which the building stood  He had, therefore, had the building examined with a view to moving it but found that this could  not be done without destroying it.  He asked as the lane was not  immediately required, that the  building be allowed to stand until  the sewers had been put in. If he  pulled the building down he would  nave to erect a fireproof structure,  and he did not wish to do this  until the location of the sewers had  been fixed.  There was some demur owing  to the fact that the limit of twenty-  one years during which the council  could claim its right to the lane  waa near at hand, and there was,  moreover! aome doubt aa to the  exact date when the shed was  erected. It was agreed, however,  to wait until the sewers had been  placed in.  Aid. Blackwood brought up ihe  question of the water connection  to thcexhibilion grounds. He said  he would like to see the council  provide free water and light as an  encouragement to the Association.  Aid. Sutherland said free light  had been given last year because  they had no meters in hand at the  time. As to free water, he pointed  out that the main pipe line had  been put along in the direction of  the grounds mostly for the use of  the Association. It was doubtful  if it would ever be used except by  the Association. Consequently he  thought that if the city placed a  connection into the grounds they  had done all that could be reason  ably expected.  Chief Sutherland drew the attention of the council to the condition  of the life-saving apnaratus on the  whaif. The life-belts were rotten  and new ropes were required. The  dragging apparatus too seemed to  be of very little use.  The matter was left in llie chief's  hands to see that the apparalus  was put into proper shape.  Aid. Blackwood introduced a  discussion on street grading, advocating a unilorm system, to be fixed  by a resolution of the council.  Aid. Sutherland pointed out  that no resolution they could pass  would be binding upon future  councils or prevent them from following their own ideas.  The meeting adjourned until  Tuesday next.  Sad Drowning  Disaster!  Large Crowd Visits  Peachland  Regattc  Between two and three hundred  people from Kelowna visited  Peachland Regatta last Thursday.  Most of these were carried on the  s.s. " Orchard City," which had  been chartered for the occasion by  the Fire Brigade boys. Two trips  were made, one in the morning at  9 o'clock, which included the Senior War Canoe crew who were  scheduled lo race in the morning  against Peachland for-lhe Forester's  cup, -and won it too by about half-  a-dozen lengths. The Junior War  Canoe race went to Peachland after  a good contest. Kelowna won the  Senior race for the Lang cup and  medals, but tied wilh Peachland  for the Robinson shield. In ihe  Mixed War Canoe race Peachland  carried off the honors. Foote of  Kelowna broke his piddle and  jumping overboard swam ashore.  Several of the other events were  won by Kelowna contestants. I.  Weddell won first in the boys'  swimming race for 12 years and  under, and third in the 15 years  and under.  The 60 yards men's swim drew  only three entries��� all Kelowna  men. Errington tied with Beale,  and swimming again Beale came  first.  The diving resulted, Neale of  Kelowna first, Batchelor of Peachland second and J. F. Burne third.  The Peachland committee were  favored by splendid weather, and  the result was a most enjoyable  day's sport.  Government Appoint Local  Irrigation Engineer*  The government has decided lo  appoint a number of local engineers to be stationed in the dry belt  of the province and to have charge  of the distribution of water tt�� the  farmers for irrigation purposes. It  will be their duty to decide how  much water each farmer shall have  in view of the kind of crop he is  growing and upon what days of  the week the waler shall be utilized  by each farmer. These engineers  will also help to collect data for  the provincial water survey, wliich  is now being undertaken.and which  when completed will constitute a  complete record of all the streams  of British Columbia ; their height  and flow at different seasons of the  year; the amount of power lhat  can be developed; the quantity of  water available for irrigation, und  any other information about them  lhat may be useful. It is probable  that tho new officials will be named  aa aoon aa the Minister ol Lands,  the Hon. W. R. Ross, returns from  his present trip to the east.  ���" Province.''  As the news of the sad drowning  accident which occurred last Saturday afternoon became 'circulated  around town, expressions of horror  and sympathy were heard on every  side. The victim, Mrs. Eva P. McMillan, while bathing near the  Aqualic building, got out of her  depth, and being unable lo swim  sank out of sight and was drowned  before help could reach her.  The deceased young woman was  the wife of Niel McMillan, formerly of Kelowna, now living at Seattle,  a daughter-in-law of Mr. Dan McMillan, and was here on a visit  from Seattle, where her husband is  at present working. She and her  sisters-in-law, Annie and Jessie,  had been down to the bathing  beach frequently during the past  lew weeks, and nn Saturday afternoon had followed their usual practice. They had been in the water  some little time when Annie McMillan heard her sister-in-law shouting for help. She saw that Mrs.  McMillan was getting beyond her  depth and swam lo her assistance,  but after a few frantic struggles had  the horrifying experience of seeing  the unfortunate woman throw up  her arms and sink from sight. Several people were in the water at  the time but it seems that only one  or two heard the pathetic cry for  help, and it -was not until some  lime after that even those in the  immediate neighborhood realized  that someone had been drowned.  As soon as they heard that someone had gone down Messrs. Willis,  Beale and Foote and others made  gallant efforts by diving at the spot  indicated lo recover the body but  at the time no trace of it could be  found.  Chief Constable Sutherland was  summoned and getting assistance  commenced dragging operations at  once. The accident happened  about four o'clock in the atfernoon,  and although dragging waa con-  tinued until midnight the efforts  were fruitless. Sunday morning as  soon aa daylight appeared the drag.  ging was recommenced and about  nine o'clock ihe body of deceased  was found in about 70 feet of water  some twenty yards out from where  she sank. Sadly the remains were  conveyed to the undertaking parlors to await an inquest.  A jury was summoned Monday  morning and the inquest was com'  menced before Dr. Boyce about ten  o'clock. The witnesses called were  the Misses Jessie and Annie McMillan, Rubv Raymer, Mr. Beale,  Dr. Knox and Mr Foote, the latter  in charge of the bathing cubicles  for the Aquatic Association.  The story of young Annie McMillan, who was practically the  only eye-witness of the dreadful  calamity was pathetic in the extreme, twice had the deceased, as  she slipped further and further  down the sand into the deep water,  grabbed her, but each time she  had managed to get free. She had  told the other girla near that Mra.  McMillan had aunk, but for a time  thev had believed her to be only  fooling them, and thua valuable  time waa loat before a general  alarm waa given.  It was this element of doubt  which waa the saddest part of the  unfortunate affair. No one seemed  to know juat what had happened.  The children were naturally excited and could not give any coherent  account, and thoae who had rushed  to the rescue and were diving in  search of the body were themselves scarcely convinced that the  whole thing was not a hoax. Mr.  Beale in hia evidence aaid it waa  fully twenty minutea betore he waa  quite aure that aomeone waa drowned. If the alarm had been given  at once the young woman could  have been aaved.  Evidence was given aa to the  nature of the shore which slopes  down gradually to a depth of about  six feet when the edge of a kind  of bench is reached beyond which  the water is of very great depth.  The Association has placed a rope  with floats to mark the limit for  non-swimmers, but aa it waa atated  bathers frequently take chances  and get out beyond the rope.  Mrs. McMillan was beyond the  rope at the time and it is supposed  that the strong wind from the  aouth and the waah from the s.s.  " Okanagan " which passed at the  Dominion Fruit Crop  Report  Apples Plentjful in Canada but  Short in Europe  The fruit crop report of the department of Agriculture issued last  week atatea that the prospects of  the apple crop are favorable. Frou.  most quarters the growth is reported to be excellent and in many  cases larger than usual.  At the same time all apples are  likely to be smaller than uaual, and  the average in parts of the St. Lawrence Valley districts is less than  half a crop, and in some instances  total failures are reported.  The conditions of the market so  far as Canadian apples are concerned is fairly re-assuring. The apple  crop in Europe is short, and thia  shortage has a direct influence on  the export price of Canadian  apples.  Germany imports an average of  three million barrels of apples from  ihe surrounding continental countries annually, and there seems no  reason why there should not be a  splendid opening this vear in Germany and probably other countries  on the continent.  The prospect for improved transportation from Canada direct to  Germany is good. France may be  expected to take fairly large quantities of the late winter varities of  apples, and the British markets,  where there is undoubtedly a general shortage of fruit, offer more  than ordinary attractions this year.  In Eastern Canada pears are light  and in the Lake Ontario country  north lo Sharbot Lake and Georgian Bay, they are almost a failure.  1 he grape crop is excellent.  The report states that the small  fruit crop ol Canada is suffering a  decline, the causes being difficulty  in gelling packers, the inadequate  liansporiation facilities, and sometimes low prices.  Rutland News  Mr. Geo. Meikle returned  terday from his holiday at  coast.  yes-  the  Mr. J. W. Jones and his daughter  Winnie left for Sicamous thia morn-  ing.the latter on her way to Whitby,  Out., where she will attend college.  The Court of Revision held three  lengthy sesaiona Thursday laat considering complainta against the  assessment roll. These were num.  erous, some 60 or so, but only a  small proportion were allowed.  Monday ia Labor Day and the  opening of the ahooting aeaaon.  Local Nimroda have been making  preparations for a long time for the  auspicious occasion, and a good  many rifles have received their annual clean up. In town the Sports  Association will hold their annual  Gymkana at the polo grounds.  Fire broke out thia afternoon at  the residence of Mr. Harker on  Abbott street during his absence at  the tennis court. The rear of the  houae waa badly damaged, but  the remainder of the houae and  its contents eacaped thanks to the  fire brigade whoae uaual promptness averted what might have  been a aerioua conflagation.  time had awept her from her feet.  In the examination of the witnesses an endeavor waa made to  aecure auggeationa aa to how auch  an accident could bp avoided in  future, and it is probable the Aquatic Association will take the matter up.  The jury'a verdict waa to the  ffect that Mra. Eva P. McMillan  was accidently drowned, and a  recommendation was added that  the buoy rope be extended along  in front of the grand stand, and  that some alarm be placed in a  suitable position wilh instructions  as to its use.  The sorrow'- stricken husband  who was wired for to Seattle, arrived by Monday'a boat, accompanied by hia unfortunate wife'a sister. He left again Wednesday  morning taking his wife's remains  to Seattle which had been her  home previous to their, marriage  about two yeara ago, for interment.  Neil waa well known in Kelowna  which he had left about four veara  ago, snd the sympathy of everyone  is extended to him and the two  families in their sorrow.  From our own correspondent  Mr. John Charlton haa aold hit  20-acre bench lot to Mr. E. Kelly.  Mra. Sam Cray and Arthur have  joined the stampede to Calgaiy  for ten daya.  Mr. and Mra. Lee have left for. a  prolonged visit to England.  Miss Edna Wanless, of Fort  William, is visiting her couain Mill  Gladys Bird.  Mr. A. W. Dalgleish and family  returned from Winnipeg on Tuesday.  Mr. W. Schell'a new two-storey  house is to be 22 ft. by 25 ft.  The friends of Mr. and Mra.  Vance will be sorry to hear of the  aevere illness of their little child at  Winnipeg.  Mr. J. Clever is putting up a  aubstantial two-storey residence,  16 ft. by 30 ft., with addition. 15 It.  by 16 ft.  The school flag is once more  flying. Mr. Warden reports several  children who are attending school  for the firat time.  Mr. and Mra. J. W. Ford and  family, of Sarnia, Out., have moved  into the district. Mr. Ford has  bought the Rilev orchard.  Mr. Ford's house is to be a two-  storey one, 18 ft. by 26 ft. He is  alao building a good sized barn  and atable.  A few Kelowna friends gave a  surprise visit to Mr. and Mis. J.  Stoddart on the occasion of the  20th anniversary of their wedding  day.  Mr. W. McDonald is completing  a temporary bungalow and will  commence the permanent building  later on.  Building operations have taken  a sudden boom and four houses  have already been started and  others are being arranged for.  Messrs. Schell Bros, are working  on three houses.  Miss Ruby Hunter, of Kelowna,  has been appointed to the position  of second teacher. She come* well  recommended and we hope she  will be welcomed and made to feel  at home amongat ua.  The Methodiat Bible Class picnic  was not very largely attended and  many who drove to Woods Lake  were caught in the heavy rain  which would tend to put a damper  in a double sense on the day's  pleasure.  Okanagan Centre  (From our own corresponds)  Born. ��� To the wife of ��� James  Lidstone jr., on Saturday, the 17th  inst., a aon.  Born.���To the wife of Rev. D.  Robertson, on Tueaday, the 20th  inst., a aon.  A farewell dance and supper  waa given at the residence of Mr.  J. Goldie on the Rainbow Ranch,  in honor of Mias Goldie and her  friend Miaa Ross, who after a moat  enjoyable visit extending over several weeks, left for the easi on  Monday'a boat.  Another of the fortnightly aeriea  of "At Homes" held by the Okanagan Centre Tennia Club took place  place on Saturday last. The dance  in the evening in the Westburv Hall  was attended by the members of  the tennia club, and a number from  the outside including parties from  Rutland and Ellison districts.  Mra. W. T. Ashbridge and family  returned Saturday laat from a visit  to the coast.  A gay little party consisting of  Mr. and Mrs. Chaa. Regenery,  Capt. and Mrs. Bertram, Mr. and  Mra. Downing and Mr. Storey,  apent last Monday picnicing across  the lake at Mr. Pease's orchard,  amongst the ripe peaches. Perhapa  thia will explain the sounds of  revelry which were heard floating  across the placid waters during the  forenoon.  ' The Orchard Citti Record.  '���'! mm  Tlajrsdat), August  THE ORCHARD CITY RECORD  r\kllehed every Thursday al the Ogice,  Kelauma. B.C.  /0//.Y LEATHLEY, Edllei and Proprietor.  Sv.scrtptlc.il $1.50 per annum.  i. United Stale, $2.00 per annum.  Advertising -ates upon application.  Communications  llndar tain baatllnu, comrmiakaitutta n III  9. rscatcad apoa sum; Btiblect ol Intarsat.  l.attara muat b* SlflSSd, as brlal, arold  paraoaatlllsa. The Editor doaa not aac  ��� saarllH aadoraa uplaluoa sltsn bslow*  Io ihe Editor of  The " Kelowna Record,"  Dear Sir j-  I would be glad II you would  acknowledge through your press  the receipt by me of the following  amounts, subscribed (or llie purpose of erecting a monument in  memory of the late William Constable, who met his death by accident on the 4th of March lasl.  Thomas Clarke $5. W. II. Green  $5. S. S. Ross $5. J. W. Roberts $5,  G. Ralle $2, J. W. Edwards $2, A.  McLaughlan $2, F. M. Bryan, $2,  W. Wescolt $2, E. H. Thomas $2.  J. Lawrence $2. J. Burl $3, A. W.  Tbompnn ?"). II J, Johnson $5,  1. MacRae $2, I I. Atlliura $2, Geo.  Wallace $5, If. T. Chapman $2, A.  Taggart $2, R. Stenhouse $2, D.  Chapman $5, G. C. Hume $2. A.  R. Reed $5. Geo. IWIe $5, Lee  Brown $5, F. Royle $5, Kelowna  Irrigation Co. office staff $10, D.  Sullivan $2, J. Constable $4.80. M.  Perry $5, C Buck $5. Total  $115.80.  A rough ginnite cross has been  purchased and erected at llie grave  al a cost of $85, leaving a balance  of $30.80. With the balance it is  intended to purchase a granite  curbing lo go around llie grave,  this cm King will be placed in the  spring of 1913 when the earth will  be well settled  Yours faithfully,  W. R. REE D.  P.S.��� The inscription on the  stone is as follows:  " In Loving Memory ol William  Constable, (late ol Scarboro, Yorkshire) who met his death by accident on 4th March, 1912. Aged  38 years. Erected by his friends  and co-workers."  Vaccine to Prevent Typhoid  The provincial Board of Health  has issued a bulletin ou the value  of inoculation as a protection  against Ivphoid fever. I he vaccine  may be injecled by a doctor or by  a trained nurse and three injections  are sufficient, at intervals of ten  days. Dr. Baply, in the bulletin,  slates that after the lint injection  there mav be a alight feeling nf  illness and headache, but seldom  sufficient tu cause a man to abstain  from work, while the subsequent  injections cause no discomfort.  Statistics, he adds, have shown  that of those properly inoculated  wherever it has been tried practically none hnve taken typhoid  within a year, and protection is  probably affmded for a much  longer period.  " Wore all medicines as meiitoiious as  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhuca  Remedy the woild would be much belter  off and the percentage of suffering greatly  decreased,'' writes Lindsay Scott, of Temple. Ind.    for sale by all dealers.  EXTENSION OF TIME  NOTICE ia l.rrrl.v K-veii that tlir lime  for the reception of tender* for I no construction of the Victoria I Urhour, B. C,  Breakwater, ti ritent.rd to Wednesday,  September 18. 1912.  By order,  K. C. DESROCHERS,  Secretary.  | Department of Public Worlti,  Ottawa, August 23. 1912.  SYNOPSIS OF GOAL  MINING REGULATIONS  1 Coal mining rights of the Dominion in  : Manitoba, Saskatchewan and All-fit.., the  j Yukon Territory, the North-west Tenitor-  | ie.s, and in a portion of the Province of  '��� British Columbin, may be leaied foratrrm  | of twenty-one yeara at an annual rental of  $1 an acre. Not more than 2,560 acrea will  be teased to one applicant.  j Application for the leaae must be made  , by the applicant in person to the Agent or  ! Sub-Agent of the district in wliich the  ! rigbts applied for ate situated.  In surveyed territory the laud muat be  described by sections, or legal subdivisions  of sections, and in unsurveyed territory the  tract applied for shall be staked out by the  npplicant himself.  Each application must be accompanied  by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if  the rights applied for are not available, but  not otherwise.    A royalty shall be paid on  the merchantable output of  the   mine   at  tbe rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating the|mine shall furnish the Agent with sworn returns accounting for the full quantity of merchantable  coal mined and pay the royalty thereon. If  the coal mining rights are not being operated, such returns should be furnished at  least once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining  rights only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface  rights may be considered necessary for the  working of tbe mine at the rate of $10 an  acre.  For full information application   should  be made to the secretary of the Department  of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or  Sub.Agent of Dominion Lands.  W.W.CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  Nil. Unauthorized publication of this  advertisement will nol be paid far.  $2,500        $2,500  IN PRIZES  Vote Standing  " Vernon News " Great   Prize  Voting Contest  Votes  Eiliel Brown,Sum'latid - 1,410,000  Editli Cbiswell, Vemon 1,220,000  Mrs. Laura Sdiindeis, Ver.- 11,000  Hattie Wilson, Vernon - 1,261,000  J. M. McCarrigle, Vernon-1,320.000  Greta Hart, Vernon - - -203,000  Dorothy Oliver, Vernon - 1,000  Winnelred Hillier, Vernon 229,400  Mrs. Racluel Pralt, Vei non 3.000  Jas. M. Elliott, Ellison -175,000  Mrs. J. Traynor,Armstrong 583.600  Norman F. Robb. Ok. Falls I I 3.400  Olive Robirison.Salm.Arm- 122.900  Daisy Sewell, Enderby - 1,025,000  MissC. MrD.)u8al,P'chl'd 287,800  Mrs. P. Brooke, Kelowna -100,000  W. S. Bnuyette, Kelowna - 3,000  Mrs. H. Coiilin,- Ok. L'nd'g I 1.000  Pearl Elliott, Kelownn- - 21,000  Ida Hemming, R. R. No. I -878,000  B. E. Palfney, R. R. No. 2 - 11,000  Alice Kierstead, Penticton -   10.000  " I was cured of diarrhoea hy one dose  of Chamberlain's Colic. Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy," writes M. E. Cehhai.lt.  Oriole, Pa. There ia nothing better. For  aale by all dealers.  Short term exclusive listings wanted.    Prices must be right so that  the other fellow can make good  H. G. HILLARD  REAL ESTATE  MORTGAGES  INSURANCE  Agreements Representative for Kelownn and District llOUS<*9   lor  Sale  for sale                  The Manufacturers Life R   13"d,.R1eI *'(  .  n       i         i i                        ,.          .    ���         , Kesidential Lots in  Purchased Insurance   to.   or   Lanada all parts of the city  SNAPS  For Sale, one of the best buys in the Okanagan to-day  114 Acres of Bearing Orchard (good varieties)  good House on property  Crops this year should net $3,000.        Price is $12,600.  Terms:   Half cash, balance if 1,000 per year.  5 Acres close in with I House (valued at $6,000)  Barns, 6tc, also Two Cottages on Property rented for $36  per month. This property will sub-divide to good advantage  For further particulars inquire.  New House in course of construction on Paul st.  Modem and every convenience.     Price $3,500.   Terms.  80 Acres, about 4i miles from town,  with Buildings.    Best of water records " free at that."  The Price is $250 per acre.  Here is an opportunity (or tlie buyer lo double bis money within two years'  Good terms.  ROYAL BANK CHAMBERS  KELOWNA, B.C. P. O. BOX 304  Be Sharp  as every day you put off buying  property means you are losing grand  opportunities, as a  Small Investment now means  A Good Return later on  and if you don't speculate you cannot  accumulate.  1 Acre, with House, &c, on Pendozi  street (close in)   -       -   $3,000.  House   and   Two   Lots   on   Glenn  avenue        -       -       -   $3,000  House and Lot on Bernard avenue  Price  - $2,800  All on easy terms  Any property you have for rent, sale, or if you are looking for such  see me and I will try to meet your requirements either by finding a  tenant or buyer, o if you are wanting to buy by putting you next to  some good snaps.      ���  ��  J. LEVITT,  P. 0. Box 495..   'Phone 194.  :   Crowley Block  Office open every evening after supper.  WALK ABOUT  in  WALK-OVER SHOES  and you will always travel FIRST-CLASS  AGAIN  we  must   remind   you   of   the  approach of the fall.   Boxes and bales  of FALL AND WINTER GOODS tumble in  on us every day.   Amongst the most recent  arrivals in our Fall and Autumn stock are  'Walk-Over' Boots  For Men and Women  This brand of boots requires no introduction to the people who wear boots. There are  No Better Shoes Made  in America  it's a pleasure for us to sell them as we  know the purchaser will be satisfied and  will be a .walking advertisement for us as  long as the boots wear. Come in and see  them;   it's no trouble to show goods.  Remember you are under no  obligation to buy  $5.00 $6.00 $7.00 $8.00  We invite comparison.  LEQUIME BROS. & CO.  Telephone  22 1 Thursday, August 29  "    mi i aa  The Orchard City Record  LOOK  If you are in need of Heavy or Light  HARNESS  come and see om stock.   We carry llie best line in  Team Harness also Light Harness, Stock and English Saddles  (both ladies' and gents'),   All kinds of  Whips, Bits, Bridles, Robes, Fly Nets, Trunks,  Valises, at right prices.  Come and  see  our  stock   before   buying   elsewhere  Now is the time to give your order.  r\6p��Qnng is our special feature  Buggies,  Wagons,  Democrats,  &c.  To suit all purchasers  Feed  Hay,  Oats,  Bran,  Wheat,  Barley &  Oat Chop  W. R. GLENN & SON  Dealers in  Farm and Orchard Implements  Pendozi Street & Lawrence Avenue     -     KELOWNA  'Phone 150  ^jhoJSSwf-  mb. moneu*>baveb:~  if you wibh a]hug fob that hoom  uou ton find it hifht now-, we  abe making bueh a temptation bale  on the hugb we have that theu ahe  bailing hight out of ouh btohe.  let a leautiful buf bail bipht  into uoub home and bhbead itbelf  out on thatflooh.   the whole family, eon enjou a niee new hug.  KELOWNA FURNITURE CO.  -We Mak* Homes Happy"  t'liona" 194 P. O Boal 2  Office Crowley Block  E. ENGLAND  BUILDER  Decorating & Genere.1 House Repairs  General House Repairs will be  speedily attended to and absolute satisfaction guaranteed.  Call  at  office   it  in   town, 'phone   or  writs if at home.  A. CMcKEOWN  KELOWNA  Agent for the  PENTICTON STEAM  LAUNDRY  Laundry despatched twice a  week.  Prompt attention and careful  work.  Canadian Forestry Conven  tion at Victoria.  Everything is now  in   readiness  for the Canadian Forestry Conven  tion in Victoria, September 4, 5, 6.  The association is providing a  strong program with the leading  authorities on fire protection, lumbering, reforestation and forestry  education in Canada and many  prominent men will come from the  United States.  The government of British Columbia has taken a keen interest in  all the arrangements and Sir Richard McBride and Hon. W. R. Ross,  Minister of Lands, will address the  convention. Among those from a  distance are the Minister of Crown  Lands for Quebec, Hon. Jules  Allard ; Dr. B. E. Fernow, one of  the leading forest engineers on the  continent; Aubrey White, Deputy  Minister of Crown Lands for Ontario ; Hon. W. A. Carlton, ex Minister of Crown Landa, of Ontario ;  R. II. Campbell, Dominion Driector  of Forestry; Clyde Leavitt, Forester  of the Commission of Conservation;  E. T. Allen, Forester of the Western Forestry Association, Portland,  Leading lumbermen and timber  owners from all parts of Canada  and the United States will be present. Mr' James Lawler, the secretary, has been for several weeks in  Victoria, making arrangements and  a strong local committee has been  lor.i.ed to look after the social arrangements which include a reception by the government, a garden  party and a banquet at the Empress Hotel. / The railways have  granted special rates and everything promises one of the most important conventions ever held on  the coast.  First Convocation of the New  B. C. University  The first convocation of the new  University of B.C., held last Thursday resulted in the appointment of  the following executive:  Chancellor.���Hon. F. L. Carter-  Cotton, Vancouver.  Secretary. ��� J. S. Cordon, Victoria.  Treasurer.���C. D. Rand, Vancouver.  Senate.���Messrs. R. E. McKech-  nie, Vancouver; F. O. Howay, New  Westminster; N. Wolverton, Nelson ; J- S. Gordon, Victoria; Mrs.  J. W. de B. Farris, Vancouver; W.  P. Argue, Vancouver ; F. C. Wade,  Vancouver; W. D. Brydone-Jack,  Vancouver; J. M. Turnbull, Trail;  E. W. Sawyer, Summerland ; Mrs.  M. A. Watt, Victoria ; C. D. Rand,  Vancouver; G. Hunter, Victoria;  J. M. Pearson, Vancouver; and E.  P. Davis, Vancouver, and Bishop  A- U. de Pencier, New Westminster, tied for the fifteenth and final  place on the Senate.  Executive Committee. ��� Dr. L  O'Brien, Nanaimo; Mr. C. H.  Lugrin, Victoria ; Mr. W. H. Mc-  Innis and Mr. Cecil Kitlam, Vancouver; and Dr. Walker, New  Westminster.  Over five hundred were present.  Professional men and educationists  from all over the province were in  attendance.  The deliberations of the convocation were marked by the unanimity of purpose shown and the  earnestness and dignity attendent  on an event which everyone present regards as marking an epoch  in the progress and advancement  of the province.  Dr. Young, minister of education  looked forward to degrees being  conferred at the Convocation in  1914.  At present it is expected that the  average yield of grain in Manitoba  will be 20 bushels per acre. In  Saskatchewan and Alberta the yield  is expected to average 25 to 30 per  acre. Twenty-five per cent, of the  crop has been cut about Medicine  Hat and at Lethbridge ; fifty per  cent, at Calgary ; thirty per cent at  Langcloni forty per cent, at Irricana  and twenty five per cent, on the  Crow's Nest line.  In the presence of all the Salvation Army commissioners and the  principal officers in London, General Booth's testament, entiusted lo  the army's solicitor twenty two  years ago, uppointing the late commander-in-chief's son, Mr. Bram-  well Booth to succeed him, was  opened and read. Bramwell Booth  who has been chief of staff of the  Salvation Army since I860, accepted the succession formally with  much feeling.  A vast amount of ill health is due to im  paired digeation. When the stomach fails  to perform ita functions properly the whole  system becomes deranged. A few doses  of Chamberlain'a Tableta is all you need.  They will strengthen your digestion, invigorate your liver, and regulate your  bowels, entirelr doing away with that  miserable feeling due to faulty digestion,  Try it. Many others havo been permanently cured���why not you ? For sale Ly  all dealers.  DEPARTMENT OF WORKS  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS  SEALED TENDERS superscribed "Ten.  ders for School-house, North Kelowna,"  will be received by the Honourable, the  Minister of Public Works up to noon on  Wednesday, the I Ith day of September,  1912, for the erection and completion of a  large, one-room irame school house on  concrete foundation and detached toilets.  Plans, specifications, contract and forms  of tender may be seen on and after the  22nd day of August, 1912, ot the offices of  the Government Agent, Vernon; the Secretary of the School Board, j. S. MacfCen.  tie, Kelowna, ami the Department of Public Works, Parliament Buildings, Victoria,  B. C.  Each proputnl must be accompanied by  nn accepted bank cheque or certificate of  deposit on a chartered bank of Canada  made payable to the Honourable, the Minister of Public worki, for the sum of $200  which shall be forfeited if the party tendering decline to enter into contract when  called upon to do so, or if he [ail to complete the work contracted for. The  cheques or certificates of deposit of unsuccessful tenderers will be returned to them  upon the execution of the contract.  Tenders will not be considered unless  made out on the forms supplied, signed  with the actual signature of the tenderer  and enclosed in the envelopes furnished.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily  accepted.  J.E.GRIFFI.H  Public Works Engineer.  Department of Public Works,  Victoria, B. C, 19th August. 1912.  40-1  20th Century Shoe  Repairing Shop  BERNARD  AVENUE  All Kinds  of  Boots and  Shoes Repaired ProTnptly  Ladies' and   Gents' Rubber   Heels  of the Best Makes  When  you bring your watch or  clock to us lo be repaired  you can rest assured lhat  it will receive the best of  care and  attention.    We  want your confidence and  are daily striving  to deserve it by conscientious  workmanship.    We   can  make any piece of jewelry to your own design  and   guarantee the price  to be as low as (he lowest  Expert Watch, Clock  and Jewelry Repairing is our specialty.  Try us.  W. M. PARKER ft ^Itt!  Crowley Block - Box 316- Bernard Ave.  All repairs absolutely guaranteed  A Photograph  of the Children  will be a pleasure now and  a delight to you in years to  come. Your absent friends,  too, will appreciate such a  picture.  Bring the little ones down to  GRAY'S STUDIO  ROWCLIFFE JLOCK  Jl specially is made of child studies  Open Thurs., Friday & Saturday,  From 10 till J  KELOWNA-WEST BANK  STEAM FERRY  Leaves Kelowna 9 a.m., 3.30 p.m.  Leaves Westbank 9.30 a.m., 4 p.m.  Extra Service on  Wednesdays & Saturdays  Leavei Kelowna 11 a.m.  Leaves Westbank 11.30 a.m.  BEAR CREEK SERVICE.  FRIDAYS  Leaves Kelowna 10 a.m., 4.30 p.m.  Leaves Bear Creek 10.30 a.m., 5 p.m.  TERMS CASH  JAMES I. CAMPBELL  'Phone No. 106  An ��� ad. in the " Record "  is the hall-mark of a progressive  business.     Insist   upon   people  knowing you're there  C. H. E. HUDSON  Landscape and  Portrait  Photographer  Largest Studios in the Interior  Portraits by appointment  Pendozi Street,  Kelowna  Sutton's Seeds  ORDERS TAKEN NOW FOR  Cut Flowers  Carnations  Chrysanthemums  Violets  H. LYSONS  Kelowna.  Greenhouse.  Rough and Dressed Lumber.  Shingles, Siding, Doors, Windows,  Mouldings, Etc.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited  HEWETSON and MANTLE, Ltd.  CAPITAL AUTHORIZED   -   S75.000  MONEY TO  LOAN  On First Mortgages  Agreements for Sale Purchased  FIRE,   LIKE,  AND  ACCIDENT   INSURANCE  Call in and see our splendid new display of  CHINA  CROCKERY &  GLASSWARE  Select your purchases from a large assortment of the choicest modern designs  Lamp Shades,  Electric Table Lamps,  & Electric Light Fittings  We have an exceptionally fine range of these goods  Marine and Stationary Engines,  Bicycles and Repairs, Launch Fittings  GEO. F. JAMES  PENDOZI STREET  P. O. Box 90  KELOWNA, B.C.  Telephone 54  ���si���nn������I  The GREENHOUSES  RICHTER STREET  (Belweao PresbyterianfcnewEnflish churches)  Perennials (in variety)  Cut Flowers  On ssle slso st Mr. Knowles' Jewelry Stole  Pot Plants  Ferns,   Begonias,   Colens,   Lnntanas,  Cyclamen, txt.   -    15-25 cents.  Orders taken for bulbs (or Ml flowering  PALMER &R0GERS0N-Box 117  Telephone   ���   M  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  All hinds of Repairs  BERNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  We Guarantee  The " Record" will record a record in your business  records if you will try it.   How ?   Why just advertise. The Orchard Citti Record.  Thursday, August 2(j  The Kelotonu Land  and Orchard Co.,  LIMITED.  FOR SALE-SPLENDID  TEN - ACRE BLOCK  PrWUlTINO ON  Pendozi and Richter Streets  Thisblocri cannot be excelled forsub-dioision purposes  In a sub-dioision of this block eoery lot tcould be a  FIRST-CLASS BUILDING SITE  No grading or Pilling required. No sloughs.  City water aoailable oia Pendozi Street  The Company's terms ure reasonable and innestors  in real estate toill find it roorth their while to call at  our office and make inquiry into this offer.  CALL OR WRITE  K. L. 0. Co.'s OFFICE  Keller" Block J- Kelotona, B.G.  of every description  The best our money  and  your money can  buy.  Here Are a Few Items:  Keen Kutter Carpenters' Chisels  Keen Kutter Carpenters' Planes  Keen Kutter Carpenters' Saws  Keen   Kutter  Carpenters' Axes  MORRISON - THOMPSON  HARDWARE CO., Ltd.  Coal!  Coal!!  Real Pensylvania Hard - $17.50 per ton  Nicola Coal (Lump) - $10.00 per ton  Wellington     -     -     -   $13.00 per ton  W. HAUG    -    KELOWNA, B.C.'  Telephone  M  Town and Country  Mi's.  Thos. Lawson  and  family  ! relumed Monday from Victoria.  Miss  Greenwood   left  Monday  : morning  to  visit   Iter   sister   near  Edmonton.  Mrs. J. W. Jones and family  returned  Monday after   a   stay at  1 Victoria.  J  Mr. and Mrs. T. W. Stirling and  family IcffMonday morning (or a  visit t�� llie Old Country.  Tliere will lie evensong as usual  on Sund.iy next al St. Michael's  church.  Mrs. A. Edwards will be at home  to her friends on T huraclay afternoon, September 5th.  Mrs. I lugh McAninch who has  been spending a few days with her  brother, Alex M. Cowan, Benvoulin  left for her home in Vancouver  yesterday morning.  The steam roller has been busy  during the past week on the government road between the end ol  Bernard avenue and the Five Bridges. Anuirh needed improvement  will thus be effected.  The Rev. D. J. Welsh is commencing a short seiies or addresses  ��� in Our Great Hymn Writers. 1 he  first will be given next Sunday  evening when the life of Isaac Watt  will be discoursed upon.  Mr. and Mrs. A. W. Barber had  llie great misfortune to lose their  only child, Delta, a little girl of  some nineteen months Saturday  last. 1 he funeral took place Monday morning, a large number of  sympathizers attending ihe service  which was held at the house.  1 he Kelowna War Canoe crew  were fitted out this year with handsome new uniforms presented by  Messrs. T. Lawson, Ltd., a generous and practical encouragement  of a manly spoil, for which they  deserve llie greatest credit. Bul  Lawson's are generally lo the front  with lhal kind of lliing.  Mr. D. C. Foster is commencing  next 1 u'-s.l.iy an auction sale of his  stock of crockery, as he has no intention, now that he has disposed  of ihe hardware lo Messrs. Dalgleish & Harding, of continuing in  llie business. 1 he latter firm require the whole premises.  Saturday afternoon last was hard  on delivery rigs. A saddle horse  tied to the fence on Abbott street  first pulled loose and bolted, ex-  lending an invitation to Lequime's  tram which stood near. 1 hey  followed wilh a bold dash leaving  llie rig a hide further on by the  side of a telephone pole with the  tongue broken and otherwise dam-  a red. A lillle later the Ml Kenzie  Co.'s learn stalled on a joy ride  down ihe back lane. The lig was  over timed and portions of it strewn  or a considerable distance.  Miss Edna Wattless who has  b'-en visiting friends in town, lefl  Wednesday morning for her home  ^t Fort William, Onl.  Dr. Gaddes, Mr. N. D. McTavish  and fvjj. C. A. MacLeay left Tuesday for Calgary to take in  the   big  " Stampede."  The Oak Hall Clothing Co. have  built a considerable addition to  their warehouse at the rear of the  store, and are making alterations  and improvements and redecorating the store ilself.  An innocent attempt to air a  damp bed uninlentionally caused  considerable excitement last Sunday afternoon, Mr. Norman Day  being the principal actor. Some  sparks fiom the stove set file lo the  lied, and lo save the house the beer-  was thrown out of the window.  Here  it flared up   and    seated   a  ��� m.ill boy who turned in an alaim  of fire. I he brigade rushed val-  lianlly to the scene, but the fire  had been extinguished with a g r-  den hose.  One ot tlie most common ailments that  l.arrl working people are afflicted with is  lame Ijack. Apply Chamberlain's Liniment  twice a day and massage the parts tho.  roughly at each application, and you will  Kel i|uiclt telief.     For sals  by all dealers.  Just About Now is the Right Time  to call in and renew your subscription to the " Record."  SUMMER JEWELRY  Our Now Coods are coming  in  daily. Among the latest to arrive  are :���  Hat Pint from 50c. upward  Dutch Collar Pini5oc. to ll.So  Waiit Pins from 25c. to 2.5o pr  Black and Pearl Beads  From 5oc. to $10  J. B. KNOWLES  -"*mi-i     "   '      y-OWNA, B.C.  PROFESSIONAL AND  BUSINESS CARDS  BURNE & TEMPLE  Solicitors,  Notaries Public, '  Conveyancers, etc.  KELOWNA. :: 0.C.  R. B. KERR  Barrister  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA. :: B. C  ( . Harvey. B.A.. Sc, C.E., D.L.S., B.C.L.S.,  and B.C.L.S.  I'he  CHARLES   HARVEY,  ENGINEER   and  SURVEYOR.  Kelowna.    B. C.  CIVIL  ENGINEER  and   LAND  SURVEYOR.  ��� 147.  P.O. Boa 231  RICHARD H. PARKINSON  BRITISH COLUMBIA LAND  SURVEYOR.  CIVIL ENGINEER  P.O. BOX 137 KELOWNA  Dr. J. W: Nelson Shepherd  DENTIST  l>. II. II.,* Its 'Phone 00  Corner Peneozi Street and  Lawrence Avenue.   ��, ���  Mr. B. (J. MEYRICK  Mr, slvss Pupil, si his Studio in the MORRISON  BLOCK fur Lessons lu  PIANOFORTE, VIOLIN, OHOAN,  SINGINO and HAKMONY  t yMfl* previous experience    Will pUy (ur Juncei  Address Box 257, Kelowna, B.C.  COLLETT BROS.  LIVERY AND DRAY  I lorses bought and sold on commission. Dray meets all C.P.R.  boats. All kinds of heavy team  work. 'Phone 20.  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR & BUU.DEK  I'Una and Specifications Prepared  nnd estimates given for public Build-  ings.Tov.-n and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  PHONE No. 93  IV. T. ASHBRIDGE  CIVIL ENGINEER  A.....   Mem. Csn. Soc. C. E       Crsituste Toronto  University  Waterworks end Sewarsge Systems, Pumpins snd  Lialilint Plants. Concrete Con*  alnjclion. ele.  : B. C.  KELOWNA.  PIANOFORTE  MR.  HAROLD  TOD   BOYD  1* xliibtrioner Royal Callfttr   of   Muiic,  ind lately  wild Kendrick  Pyne,   Mm.  Doc,  Organist of the  Cftlliedrnl, Manchester, Kim...  RECEIVES  PUPILS  At the Studio.  Tiencli   Block. Kelowns.  Mu.ic   of   every   description   .upplied.  PO    M4J7.  S. W. THAYER,  D.V S.  VETERINARY SURGEON  (Ctadusle McGill University)  Residence :    GLENN    AVENUE  (East   al   Ethel   Street}.  Messages   may   be  left  at   the   office   of  Messrs. Rattenbury At Williams  J. A. Bigger  BUILDER and CONTRACTOR  Plant and Estimates  Furnished  Residence,    10   Lawrence  Ave.  PHONE M  Steamboating  E. E. HANKINSON, Kelowna, B.C.  Reaidenco-'Phone : No, 105  OLD C.P.R. WHARF  I urn prepared to undertake all  kinds of  Lake Transportation  Well equipped  wilh  Steam   and   Gasoline   Boats,  and also Scows  EXCURSION   PARTIES  Catered (or  To AH Parti of the Lake  P. BURNS & Co., Ltd  Wholesale and Retail  MEAT MERCHANTS  Fresh Meat Daily  Full supply of Hams and Bacon  Fresh Fish in season   <  W. LUDLOW, Manager  Phone 135  KELOWNA  GLENMORE FRUIT LANDS  Situated within one hall' mile of town, and being  about loo feet abova the lake, it commanda a beautiful view of the town, If kc and surrounding country.  Ideal Fruit Soil. Abundance of Water.  Close to Town and Market.  There ii only one GLENMORE,   Don't inies tha op. *  portunity of selecting a few acrea of thia daairabU  property.  If you wiih a cheap building lot or an acre of land call on ua and we will  ���how you our sub-division  WOOPLAWN   ��  Just four blocki from t! e centre of the town.     Prices low.   Terma May,  monthly payments if ao desired. \  Fire Insurance  We represent only tha best board corapaniaa.  The Central Okanagan Lands, Ltd.  KELOWNA, B.C.  ..   THE  Royal Bank of Canada  Statement to the Dominion Government  Showing Condition of the Royal Bank of Canada on July 31, 1912  LIABILITIES  Capital Paid Up  $ 7,953.650.00  Reserve Fund  8,929,015.00  Undivided Profila  401,480.56  Notes in Circulation  7.270,702.44  Deposits  93.265,803.53  Due to Other Banks  6,547,570.99  $124,388,222.52  ASSETS  Caah on Hand and in Bank,  $22,175,807.62  Government and Municipal Securities  2,042,688.62  Railway and other Bonds, Debentures and Stocks 10,513.620.43  Gall Loana in Canada  5,201,611.09  Call Loans Elsewhere than in Canada  15,773.668.17  Depoait wilh Dominion Government for Security  of Note Circulation  374,705.39  $56,082.10132  Loans and Discounts     $65,403,230.17  Bank Premise, ���  2,902,891.03  $124,368,222.52  IV/IOMF Y   ^���w,y��M wants lo make it.   Here are a few bargain,  tvlWl 1 J-s I that cannot ba equalled���aura money-maker,.  1,045 acres, 14 miles from Penticton.  600 acres of it easy to cultivate. Firut-class hay or fruit land. Free  water. Price $25 per acre. \  1,000 acres, 10 miles from Kelowna,  500 acrea under cultivation. First-class Und now growing fruil and  hay. Thia property would easily produce 1.000 tone of hay per  year.   About 400 tone on it thia year. Price $70 per acre.  12 acres, 5 miles from Kelowna.  All in fruit, with good House and Outbuildings. Will be sold aa a  going concern, including crop this year. Price $9,500.  32 acres, half-mile from City Limits. s  Five acrea bearing orchard, balance in meadow. Good Houae and  Outbuildings. All for $18,000.  32 acres, 3 miles from City.  First-class meadow or  vegetable landa.    Good buildings.  Price 420,000.  Lots on Ellis Street, 50 feet by 140 ft, $1,000.  10 acres in City Limits.  Price $1,000 per acre. ..  192 acres on Lake, 5 miles from Kelowna.  Three-quarter, of a mile lake front. Houaa on property. Price $3,000.  ELLIOTT & COPELAND  'Phone 25  Real Estate and Insurance Broker,  KELOWNA, B.C.  mm UB  Thursday, August 2fi  Orchard Giti) Record  ind Girh  if you will look in our  window you will see the  swellest line of  Scribblers &  Exercise Books  ever shown in Kelowna.  These are not all. Our  whole stock of  :hool opening supplies  is the best procurable in  Canada and it much better and more complete  than any we have ever  handled.  i Sure lo See Them  before you make your purchases for next term.  . I Wits 4 Co.  and STATIONERS  Kalowna,     B. C.  HONE 19  OK.LUMBER CO.,Ltd.  re now completely equipped to  supply all your lumber   needs  We have now a large stock of  local and coast  ROUGH AND FINISHING LUMBER  of   high-grade quality   and   in  splendid condition.  A complete line of  DOORS AND WINDOWS  LATH AND SHINGLES  GEO. THOMLINSON  HARNESS MAKER  KELOWNA  the man with 30 years'constant  v      practical experience in harness  making and repairing  Invites Your Close Inspection  of his work when finished  Water Street, Kelowna  Next to Dreamland Picture Theat e  Wilson Landing and  West Side Notes  if asm ausewfa corrsapoadtat)  (Too lata lor last week)  Miss J. Wilson has relumed from  | a visit tp Penticton.    .  In spite of the abundance of fruit  [ that  has been grown here it seems  to be in fair demand on account of  l|s large size, good flavor and keeping qualities.  Mr. and Mr*. J. ft McKirdey  were visitors kere during the past  week. They report a bumper crop  ���f grapes at their place. Several  SOU0.V were noticed over thare  quite recently, being within a few  yarda of Mr, McKinleyV as they  drank at tke lake.  Mr. J. Somerset and his sitter  SDetjt (ho.day with the Misses  fottlMre <!* Tuesday last. Mitt  lomertett who with her mother has  lately arrived from England, seema  to be very interested and appreciative of life out here. Their arrival  marked a pleasant epoch io the  lives of their bachelor brothers.  One of our crying needs here it  a road that can be used. A small  road gang it out now patching up  to tome extent such a "one at we  have had, but it has been for a  long time quite inadequate. Until  now even for a few milet near tha  wharf it had not been fit to haul  fruit upon, and further touth the  road would make an excellent goat  trail only. When any of the residents here run out of hay, they have  to have it shipped in instead of  buying from a neighbor, who  though only a few miles south of  the wharf cannot be reached with  such a road. We have no road  communication with Weat Bank  which place would greatly benefit  by a through road. There hat been  much talk of a lake shore road, but  the already expensive attempts at  such should prove its futility. If  tuch a thing were' possible and it  wat used at a motor drive, one  would view the beautiful scenery  of.the country about as well by going down in a well and gazing aloft  at attempting to view it from such  a position.  DAVIES & MATHIE  Ladies' and  Gents' Tailors  PENDOZI STREET  Repairing and Pressing  promptly attended to.  What kind of a  silo will yours  be?  Wood���or  Concrete ?  a  IF you were to build two silos���one of wood, the other of concrete���aide by side, and  theh could see them as they will look after five yesrs of service, you wouldn't have  to think mica to decide which it the best material. In a few years more there  wouldn't be much of the original wooden silo left���the repairing you'd have to do would be  as troublesome and cost as much as the building of an entirely naw one. But the passage of  five, ten, fifteen or even twenty years will make no difference to the hard-as-roclc wall of the  concrete silo.  CONCRETE SILOS LAST FOREVER  WIND, rain, lire and Ijyhuiing are alike defied by concrete.      You need no Insurance against its  destruction, because it oannor be destroyed.   Concrete silos are belt lor another reason.   The  concrete keeps the ensilage at an even temperature, 10 that it "cures" better, and therefore contains  more food-value tor your stock.  YOU CAN BUILD ONE YOURSELF  NO matter whether yeu hays ever uaed oenorete er net. yeu can build a oonerett alio. Our book,  "What tha farmer Can Bo With ^Be/its," tlvea all the Information you will need, not only  about alias. Out about scores of ether uses fcr eonerete on the farm. It Isn't a aataloauo, nor an  advartlslng circular. A handsome book af 180 eaqee, wall Illustrated, and written for farmers. It la  free. Just ssnd your name end address en a poetoard or In a letter and the book will be eent free  by return mall.  AeWraas PuWiolty Msuaefor  Crmada   Cement   Company   Limited  SOS IlaraW Suildlna, MeotresJ  Ti/HEr/ yon bay Cement be tare  " Ihallhe 'Canada" label Is on  every bat and btsrrat. Cannda'e  Airmen /save found II io be the  AUCTION  SALE  D. C. FOSTER  having disposed of the Hardware  branch of his business to Messrs.  Dalgleish & Harding, is handing  over the whole  of  his stock of  CHINA & GLASSWARE  CROCKERY, &c.  to   the   Auctioneers for sale by  Public   Auction   to   the   highest  .   bidders, and absolutely  WITHOUT RESERVE  The stock consists of the very best  class of goods which are being  sacrificed in this way only because  of the necessity for vacating the   premises   Dinner & Tea Sets  is-        ������    i. ���"���    ii. ���  a ������ -i.i.i .���.���mi i ,     ��� i in i, ,    --..,  High-Class Fancy China,  Glassware & Silverware  Sal  e commences  Tuesday, Sept. 3rd  and will be held each afternoon  until stock is finished  J. C. STOCKWELL, Auctioneer The Orchard Cftu Record  .Thursday, August 29  Vou remember the old  saying: " T he proof of the pudding is the eating of it." It is  so  with our groceries and service.  Unless you try bolli .,011 cannot know that they are  the best you can gel in this town - bought and  planned to secure nnd keep your trade.  We know that a satisfied customer is the best advertisement we have. Try us a week. Send or come  with youi oidei 11 phone and a messenger will  call for it.  Here are some of the things that will make  you a pleased patron of this store :  New Laid Eggs - 50c. d/.   0'r Fresh Ground Coffee  Direci (rom tlie Farm The Rest Ever       - 50c. lb.  Swift's Premium Bacon        1. Refj R08e�� yen . 50c.lb.  'I lie Best in tl��- World - 33c. II). Ik Good !Vu  THE ST09EOFPLER  Telephone  f WANTED!  '.���  C.eitU per wont, Firm insertion anil  1 Cent per word each auns^ftucnt  i.isorlion, ���fliiiiirmitii 25'enU,  FOR .'Al E  Pony, I ..linens and (nit.     Pony is quiet  tu 1 tile or drive.    Carl nnd Imrness ure in  Knod  running order.   Price  and   fuillwr  p'iriiruliita npply IW B4, Kelowna.       37tl  ICE FOR SALE  Delivered lo any part of  citv.   Apply  II. H. Burtch. 38-41  POSITION AS HOUSEKEEPER  Witnted by l.ii'ly to widower oracoupli*  ,.l batchelnrs, Apply ^113 lili Slrrtt W�� st,  Cnli-nrv, Aha. 3M2  FOR SALE  Set   double   demociat   I laineu.   hraca  Irimtned, in limi clnH condition,   Also sri  li Hti��nv nnd leaiu llaineii. t lieop lo. p  Apply TI10.11lint.or-, ' \  SP-f^m M*-|K W��h%&  ���.s^E^fiSfav  .���^Maa**}   ��^3ts��.*aJ  1 2 Acres in heart of Rutland  District, for sale at $275.     Easy terms.  TEA  ili.itr pure]  I lames.  Mnl..-r,  or a time we have  had to disappoint cus-  egulator (or Mason & Hindi,  f/%movfi      lArnan        fkair  in Keiowna and dirtnet with. Itomers * wnen    tney  ked h  rxt    OiPHinlnnd,    Kel-  PIANO   IUNING INT.MA'IION  Mi    K.   Mitipoii'.e,   authorlcad   plum  tuner  nnd  I id., will i  in tlie next two weeks.      Oideis  left will  Mr Crawford v-.i.11 haveajroropt and  j fnl Attention   $25 DOLLARS REWARD  j    to anyone (tWlng Information leading to  : conviction  ��f peraon or pernons seriously  \ damaging mv flume t>y Mocking it up and 111 1      .  partly wmMntfj. 50 lutre.tlo,   Henry C.  pOUTld    blue packets.  3��MOj asked ror Lawson s  Tea, put up in one  Cyidert, Hear deck. Kelo  NOTICE  Trespaisers   on   mv   properly   at    Hear  Creek will l��o proaecutcd.      No  iishinp nr  slioolihK     allowed     without    permission.  Henry  C, Cliilders, Bear  Creek, Kelowna.  40.3  WANTED  I'Vinnle   Help  to work   in   the  cannery.  Good hoard and room furnished. Excellent  wagea [tuaranteedi The Kelowna Canning  Co., Ltd. 40if  FURNISHED ROOMS  to rent.    Mini.| he t"d for linlt liotise-  kreping.      Moderate   rent.      Apply   Mis.  Fuller. Laka Avenue (three hlocki from  main street). 40-1  FOR SALE  llonsr  nnd  Two  Lots. Apply at the  Louse, Glenn Avenue, ... M. M. Band,  Box 101, Kelowna. 40  PIANO FOR SALE]  Less than half price  IV ...mi,  We have had another  shipment;  this time  it is put in the same  style hut is called  McKenzie's  Tea  imks. c. i?URVis"Kaiyedgn, .acfWe always  recom-  ri,.Mevr.,��.i.i.wiii���otb.r..nona. mend this tea and so  Ible   fur   deute  conlrarlrd  without okIcth ,  Irom  the ratecutote, nr an  arrangement , Uj,,,    orrorvnno     \A?ri/-��  wilh them for a Una oi credit, i he,��. does everyone   WllO  cutora alone liuve a.itl.ontv to sell slock or j  i f��"p"'" for sale j uses it. If the tea you  1 A quantity ol fine Timothy I lay.  37.10  By Ordrr id the Executors,  per  D.''LLoYD!joNE.s.jare now using does  ��� i not satisfy you ask for  THE PEOPLE'S STORE  Headquarters for the Economical Buyer  Hot Weather Prices Prevail  inul (Hir "trick "f  Summer Clothing  mi lirtrul is still must cnmpli lo  *f ��'  SHIRTS  Wool  Taffeta   -  U. G. R. Regalia      -  Silk Stripe Flute  Raw Silk Negligee   -  Jap. Taffeta, pure white  Tr  $4 and $5 values for $3.25  $1.25 to $3.00, very special  . $1.75 values for $1.25  $3.75    ���     ���   $3.00  $3.25    ���     ���   $2.75  I luve  yOU H'Tn  our spriinl  Raw Pongee  Night  Gowns  find  Pyjamas  ousers  Cienni SfrM  .      $5.50 (or $4.40  Crriuu Scrnf, Blm k  Slripr,  $5.50 for $4.H)  Grain Mnnnrl  $4,00 1,11 $3.25  Grey Flnrinrl  $3.75 foi $300  White Do. k  $2.00, $1.75, $1.25  An   ixlra   spni.il   in  M  ens  H  ose  li.it   won I   |.i.,i   Ion).  iJr. to   75c. values  3 for $1.00  NOTICE. -The McKenzie Co., Ltd., have purchased'the Crocery Department of our  business, but they have not taken over our Grocery Book Debts. All  accounts up to July 31st are payable lo us at ihe old stand.  THOMAS LAWSON, LIMITED  Phones :       Dry Goods, 314;    Office, 143.  McKenzie's  I    Special  iof.in any event get a  sample and try it.  A lot of tea drinkers  like it; the quality is  good, the price is  moderate, and one  pound goes farther  than most teas.  McKenzie's  Tea  50c. per pound  The McKenzie Co.   ��, Limited ���  A  2 Lake Frontage Lots  for $500 each. (  4 Lots with Bearing Trees  Good assortment of fruit.   $350 each, terms.  Remember \  LAKESIDE  is the best buying in Kelowna  F,- R. E. DeHART  Sole Agent   -   KELOWNA'  WE HAVE NOW  EVERY  FACILITY  FOR DOING  HIGH CLASS  JOB PRINTING  The Three Guardsmen  The Gurney-Oxford Range ia fitted with three  device* which constantly and uncompromisingly stand  on guard to tee that the fire is always under perfect  control���that the coal bills are sheared down to the  lowest figure���that the oven is always evenly and  properly heated���that no clinkers obstruct the free  burning and propety.ventilation of the fire.  The Gurney-Economizer, fitted on the smoke pipe,  is the only draft you have to attend to; a small lever  put up or down entirely regulates the fire. It saves  one ton of coal in six. It carries little heat up the  chimney���only the smoke. It feeds the gases which  burn to the fire-box, and it cannot be had on any  other range than the Gurney-Oxford.  The Gurney-Oxford oven is surrounded by flues  that carry an equal amount of heat to all sides. This  almost guarantees results in cooking by providing an  oven evenly heated, without cold corners or variation.  The Gurney-Oxford Grate is the result of exhaustive tests to find the proper carrying surface for  the fire. The fire has abundant air to breathe, and  the less amount of coal burned is all consumed. So  then, the housewife who has the," Three Guardsmen "  watching over her range, will experience security and  satisfaction in cooking that is not provided by any  other range.  D. LECKIE - Kelowna  __-

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