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 ..___��-  ���raw-  i  VOL.'X.   NO. 17  C. KELOWNA BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY. MARCH 14, 1918.-4 PAGES  legislative assembly Library   a  Victoria. B.C.  ^��tw*~.w*u~��...  $1.50 Per Annum  Seed Growing Presents  Great Opportunities  ��� If the farmers of British Columbia fail to take hold of the opportunity presented to them of getting  into the business of seed growing,  and making it a permanent and  substantial industry, it -will not be  because of lack of government,  assistance and encouragement. U ���  to the present time, it wns pointed  out by Pfof. Boving. of the University of B. C, at a meeting yesterday  in the Board of Trade room, 95 to  66 per cent, of the seed used has  been imported into Canada, a large  amount of it from Germany and  other parts of Europe, and this  notwithstanding - the proven fact  that Canada could produce the  greater part of this in just as satisfactory a manner. Prof. Boving  has spent .many years in eastern  Canada experimenting in this matter, but has come to the conclusion  since his residence in this province  that while the East can produce  most varieties satisfactorily, he  doubts if there ia any country in  the world where seed can be developed to greater perfection than  in British Columbir.  The growing of seed, Prof. Boving pointed out, is a business where  careful attention to details can  make a great difference in both  the yield per acre and the quality,  and he'therefore advised growers  not to attempt too much at the out-,  set. He counselled rather concentrating on one or two varieties in  order to establish the best possible  strains.   .  The business was a very profitable one, though he admitted there  seemed too great a spread between  the price paid to the grower,, and  the price at which the seed Was  sold to the user.  The professor gave a very detail  ed and interesting explanation of  the methods adopted in producing  different kinds of seed, with the  probable yield and returns to be  expected. A. an instance mangel  seed should show an average yield  of 2000 lbs. to the acre. The contract price was 25c. and with a subsidy of 3c. would give a return of  $560. The cost of growing had  been worked out at $150 to $160  per acre. Two years were required to produce the Beed crop.  Mr A McMeans, who is connected with the Seed Branch of the  Dominion Department of Agriculture, gave some startling figures  regarding the immense quantities  of seed demanded by tho market.  California had already gone extensively into the business and he told  of one concern which had raised  9000 acres of sugar beet seeds at  a cost of 8c. which compared verv  favourably with the former price  for imported seed. There was no  reason wh> B. C. should not enter  this business and make a success  of it.  Mr. McMeans announced that he  and Prof. Boving would be in Kelowna until Friday, and had authority to make contracts with farmers  who desired to do so. They would  be pleased to give all necessary information, '  Rutland News  The local secretary for lhe Prisoners of War Fund reports the receipts during February, including  the balance brought (rom January,  to amount to $160.26.  The expenditures were aa foi.  lows: Paid to Prisoners of War  Fund $95 (including $5, share ol  proceeds of Billiard Tournament  from Mr. Whitehead), paid to Red  X Society $51.75, balance retained  to cover expenses $13.51.  The following donations were  received: G. McKenzie Co. Ltd.,  ter; Casorso Bros., butter; Kelowna Meat Markf t, butter; Jas. H.  Trenwith, china for prize.  Enemy airmen bombarded Paris  last Friday. There were some  casualties. Berlin says this is in  reprisal for alleged allied raids  over Manneheim and Trier.  Coyotes and cougars are playing  havoc with the deer in some parts  of the Okanagan this spring. In  the mountain sections there is a  heavy crust on the snow which enables these marauders to approach  their prey with ease. One settler  reports that in a distance of a few  miles above Lumby he saw recently tha bones of seventeen deer.  (frees oer own Oorrsstmadsetl  The social held yesterday under  the auspices of the Methodist Ladies' Aid proved one of the'most  successful of it* kind ever held.  The chief item on the programme  was a sketch entitled "Sewing for  the Heathen," in which Misses  Alma and Abbie Wilson, Earla  and Jean McDonald, Edith- Gay,  Joy and Amy Fleming and Ray  Elliott took part. Pianoforte duets  were given by the Misses Homuth  and the Misses Dalgleish, whilst  Everett Fleming, Leon Fitzpatrick  and others gave- recitations, Mrs.  Griffiths contributing a violin solo,  and Miss Morrison a pianoforte solo  The programme was long arid varied and the ladies sincerely thank  the contributors of the items. The  sum raised waa $45, which will go  towards the purchase of new hymn  books.  The Rev. John MeNeill, of Westminster Hall, Vancouver, will  speak in the Methodist church  Sunday evening on the work of  the Sunday-school,  Leslie Richaids has secured a  position as steward on the S.S.  Sicarm us.  At the Rutland United Farmers'  meeting on Monday next at 8 p.m.,  Mr. L. V. Rogers will give an address on Proportional Representation. As thia is a subject coming  strongly to the front and should be  understood by all, the meeting will  be an open one. Farmers bring  your wives along.  Benvoulin Notes  Mr. D. McEachern, from the  Prairie, is spending n week with his  parents, Mr. and Mrs. D.'McEachern.  The drawing for the box of apples donated by Mrs. J. Conlin to  the Benvoulin Red X Society, took  place on Monday afternoon, the  luckv number being 104, and Mrs.  Johnston of Penticton held the  number. ���.  ��� The Beyvotilin Red X Society  will meet at the home of Mrs. G.  Scott on Thursday, March 21st.  Mrs. T. Munson arrived home on  Saturday, after spending the winter  with her parents at Olds, Alta.  Mrs. A. Burrell is visiting friends  at Armstrong.  Mr. and Mrs. Dan McPhee are  moving to Hanley, Alta,  May Exempt Improvements  .. A petition to the government  from 1800 farmers of unorganized  districts of British Columbia asks  for the exemption of farm improvements from.taxation and also dts*-  cusses what the farmers consider  is the excessive taxation burden  they have to bear at present.  The government is asked to remit  and abolish the surtax brought into  force last year by which taxation on  lands in unorganized districts was  doubled. It is also requested that  oourts of revision appointed under  the Taxation Act be composed of  n county court judge assisted by two  competent'assessors residing in the  district,  It is understood that the govern-  ment'proposes to provide for exemption to farm improvements.  ��:  i    o  The payroll ir. Vancouver is  trow estimated at 31,000,000 per  month.  Following a dance herd in a  Ruthenian schoolhouse about five  miles south of Harford, Sask., three  dead bodies were found in the  snow and one young girl is missing. The tragedy occurred during the blizzard laat week-end.  After Mr. E?D. Barrow, ML.A.,  Chilliwack, had explained the.  workings of the Frazer Valley  Milk Produceia' Association to' a  meeting of some 60 milk shippers,  representing southern Vancouver  Island, committees were appointed  to organize the island from Che-  mainus south. If 80 per cen*. of  the shippers will come in on the  scheme the organization will proceed along the line* adopted on  the mainland.  Valuable Series of  Lectures to Farmers  A aeries of lectures arranged  under the auspices of the Kelowna Farmers' Institute were deliver-  tfd last week at various points,  commencing with Glenmore on  Thursday afternoon, when Prof.  F. M. Clement, of the B.C. University, spoke on the work being done  by the B.C. Fruitgrowers' Association, Mr. R. S. Treherne, Dominion entomologist, on " Bugs," and  Mr. J. A. Grant, Markets Commissioner, on " Prairie Markets."  Prof. Clement showed the many  advantages gained and to be gained by the organization of fruit-  ���growers into a province-wide association, which was able to keep  its members in touch with all  developments affecting their interests, and to make a united stand  in dealing with Federal or Provincial governments regarding legislative measures. The speaker also  outlined the proposed advertising  campaign to popularize B.C. fruit  on the prairie, and asked for generous support on the part of all  growers and shippers. Mr. Treherne adapted, his talk on "Bugs"  to the needs of the district and  drew particular attention to the locust, which tended to become a  very prevalent pest in Glenmore  and on the benches, aphis and  woolly aphis, with directions for  effective control in each case. He  atrongly advocated the use of power sprayed wherever possible as  being far. more effective than hand  methods.  Mr. Grant showed how conditions on the prairie were becoming  more and more favorable to the  development of a convenient and  unlimited market for the producta  of the Okanagan. He urged that  every effort,be made to avoid the  competition and price cutting  which resulted in unnecessarilv  low prices to the growers. By  proper co-operation the grower  could get better returns from his  labor and invested capital.  On Thursday evening lectures  v/ere held at three points simultaneously, namely, Rutland, Mission Creek and Kelowna. At  Rutland Mr. M. S.'Middleton, provincial horticulturist, gave some  timely advice on the top working  of winter injured trees, by cutting  them down below the lines of injurs and utilizing the old'root.  At Mission Creek Mr. Grant  spoke again on "Prairie Markets,"  while Mr. A. B. Tweddle, of the  Agricultural Statistics Branch, explained a very practical and easy  method c*J keeping farm accounts.  He staled that the department had  a supply of all forms necessary for  distribution free and would render  all assistance possible to the beginner. <  In Kelowna, Prof. Clement took  up the matter of "War Gardens."  An important addition to the  regular schedule of meetings was  a talk at Rutland Friday by Prof.  J. A. McLean of the B. C. University, on "Community Live Stock  Breeding." Prof. McLean, who  had made a special journey from  the coast bv request lo deliver this  address, pointed out thejmany advantages to be gained by confining  a district to one breed of cattle,  and concentration of effort lo improve this so as to gain a reputation for it.  The discussion naturally turned  on what breed should be adopted, j  and it was lelt that as the Holstein '  had already secured a consdtr-j  able hold here an effort should be I  made to adopt that breed of  cattle.  Hogs Can Kelp lo  Win the War  To boost the pig as a factor in  winning the war was the object of  a visit last week to Kelowna of Mr.  J S. Harris, of Moresby Island.  Mr. Harris, besides being an enthusiastic and successful farmer in  several lines, as well aa a breeder  of pedigree Jerseys, is a past master in the ait of hog raising, and  his talks on the Subject are lull of  interest for all pig owners. Mr.  Harris spoke at Rutland and Mission Creek, taking advantage of  the Farmers' Institute lectures.there  his own visit having been somewhat unexpected, and not known  of in time to be fully announced.  Mr. Harris prefaced his remarks  by referring to the present serious  shortnge of foodstuffs and the necessity for producing and conserving every ounce which can be  shippeb overseas to feed the Allies.  Bacon was one of the things which  contained a large amount of nutritive matter in proportion to its  bulk, and therefore was an easy  thing to transport just now when  ships were scarce.  He was not out to advocate extensive hog raising where the farmer had to buy a lot of mill feed  at the present high prices to do it.  He specially advocated spring pigs  to be raised on summer pastures  and sold in the fall. If all farmers  who could would thus utilize their  summer feed to the full extent, the  pig production might easily be  doubled without going to any great  expense for mill feed. Even weeds  and cut-offs from root crops and  other waste, could be turned into  pig with proper means. An outdoor cooker was a wonderful saver  of waste foods for hog feeding.  For the mill feed used he recommended dry feeding instead of  Mops, using a self-feeder to save  labor, and a self waterer.  In addition to these lectures, Mr.  Harris visited the Rutland and Kelowna schools and spoke to the  scholars on. the pig clubs which  were being- formed in various places.  He would be back again in the  district he said later in the fall and  would be interested to know just  what had been done.  Replying to a question in the  Commons Sir Gilbeit Parker representing the food ministry, declared  that until further orders no fiesh  grain may be used in brewing.  Roumania Forced Into Enlist Next Week as  Practical Surrender "Soldiers of the Soil"  Roumania. through the failure  of Russia, has been put into a position little less than tragic, said  Andrew Bonar Law, Chancellor of  the Exchequer, addressing the  House of Commons Thursday  night. At present, he said, peace  negotiations were proceeding between Roumania and the Central  Powers and it would not be right  to go further than to reiterate the  sympathy felt for the Roumanian  people and the regret that conditions absolutely beyond the control  of the Allies rendered it impossible to go to her assistance.  Referring to the Mesopotamia  and Palestine the chancellor said  he doubted whether it ever had  been possible to carry out decisive  operations by means of troops  transferred by*sea.  It was never expected, the. chancellor explained, that the Saloniki  forces would be solely on the defensive. There had been reason  to believe they would play a part  in another way, but the events in  Russia had made that impossible.  He intimated that it was not impossible the Saloniki forces might  be attacked, but predicted that the  Central Powers would pay dearly  for every yard they drive the allies back.  But for the position the Allies  were now holding Constantine  would still be on the throne of  Greece and the whole country  overrun by the Germans, who  would have been able to control  the Balkans from all sides. This  would have been a great accession  of strength he pointed out, while  the Greek harbour also would  have been at the disposal of enemy  submarines, and it would have  been almost impossible to keep up  communications with the east.  The Rev. A. Dunn and two child,  ten Jeft yesterday for Vancouver,  where Mr. Dunn intends to take up  his residence for the present.  Seven or eight German airplanes  made a raid over England last  Thursday. One of them reached  London and dropped bombs in  the northwest and southwest districts of the city. Eleven persons  were killed and forty-six injured.  Six other persons, it is believed,  are still buried in the wreckage.  With the purpose of getting the  "Soldiers of the Soil" movement  started in Kelowna an 1 district  the'Rev. J. A. Miller of V.r couver  was in town this week, and as a  result of his visit definite steps  have been taken in readiness for  "Enlistment Week," which is fiom  the-1 7th to the 23rd of this month.  As already explained tbe in-ive-  ment seeks to enlist the services of  High School boys fiom 15 to 19  years of age to assist in farm work  and production during the coming  season. As'this hew youthful army  is expected to have,at least 25,000  boys on its roll in Canada, many  of whom have already had some  experience in farm work, the effect  on production this year should be  enormouB. 1 he scheme is not new  entirely for a similar plan was tried  with great success in Ontario last  year.  1 his great scheme, inaugurated  by the Canada Food Board, will be  under the direction of Mr. Taylor  Statten, the national secretary for  Y.M.C.A. boys work. Mr M.  Wright of Vancouver, will act as  provincial secietaiy. .  The Department of Agriculture  has undertaken to prepare a roll of  farmers requiting help so that no  time may be lost, while the movement itself will look after all details  of enlisting placing and supervising  the boys.  Recognizing that this is war  work just as much as other branches of nonrcombatant aervice. a  special bronze medal Will be  struck and boys who .can show  show three months' service with  the "Soldiers of the Soii" will be  entitled to wear it. Even boys  who are working on their father's  farms can enlist_and their services  will count just the same.      ,  Arrangements are being made  by the Department of Education  ao.-lh8t. boys wjm. thus, serve in  farm work may be released from  their studies with as little loss of  position and interruption in the  progress of their 6tudies as possible. I  Mi. L. V. Rogers, high school  principal, has undertaken the work  of enlisting the boys of this district.  Mr and Mrs. Smith, visitors from  the prairie who have been living  atthe Garth, returned to their home  this week.  New Surgical Discovery  A new surgical discoveiy, changing   the   whole method   of" blood  transfusion,  is   announced   nt   the  French    Academy    of     Medicine.;  From half  a   pint   to   one pint of i  blood can be drawn from the sub-|  ject   without    pain,   and   without j  wasting a drop of blood. It is then  chemically treated   and   bottled to  be saved until wanted for injection  into   the   veins   of  a   patient.    A|  small hypodermic needle   is  used  for both giving and   receiving the  blood, so   there is no danger, and  no pain to either party.  Income  Tax Forms  Are   now   available  Returns miist be filed on or before 31st March  THE Dominion Income War Tax Act requires you to fill in one or more of  the five special Forms provided before 31st March, 1918. In order to  assist the public to understand just what is required of them, Information  on each Form is given below. Read carefully, then get three copies of the  form that fits your case and fill ��� them in. Answer all questions fully and  accurately. For making false statements, ��� penalty of $10,000 or six months'  Imprisonment, or both, li provided.  Individuals.���All persons unmarried, and all widows or widowera without dependent children,  whose income is $1500 a year or more, must fill in Form Tl. All other persons whose income is  $3000 or tnore, us<; the same Form. Where any income is derived from dividends, list amounts  received from Cr nadlan and Foreign securities separately. Fill in pages 1, 2 and 3 only. Do not  mark on pa ;e 4. Partnerships, as such need not file returns, but the individuals forming the partnerships must.  Corporations e:id Joint Stock Companies, no matter how created or organized, shall pay the  normal tax on income exceeding $3000. Use Form T2���giving particulars of income. Also  attach a financi I statement- Under Deductions, show in detail amounts paid to'Patriotic Fund  and Canadian Kid Cross or other approved War Funds.  Trustees, Exact' tors. Administrators of Estates and Assignees use Form TS. Full particulars  of the distribute rt of income from all estates handled must be shown as well as details of amounts  distributed.   AI parate Form must be filled in for each estate.  Employers must use Form T4 to give names and amounts of salaries, bonuses, commissions and  other remunerat' m paid to all employees during 1917 where such remuneration amounted in the  aggregate to $10 J or over.  Corporation Li ts Of Shareholders.���On Form TS corporations shall give a .tatement of all  bonuses, and dividends paid to Shareholders residing in Canada during 1917 stating to whom paid,  and the amounts.  Figures in every ease are to cover 1917 income���all Forms must be filed by 31st March. For  neglect, a Hire cf $100 for each day of default may be Imposed.  In the case of Forms Tl and T2, keep one copy of the filled in Form and file the other two with  the Inspector of Taxation for your District.   In the case of T3, T4 and TS, keep one copy and file  the other two, with the Commissioner of Taxation, Dept. of Finance, Ottawa.  Farms may be   bullied from tha District InspwUrs <sf Taxation and fram th* Past-  misters at all hading contra*.  Postage must befaU m aB klttts  and documents forvmrdcA by mail  le Inspector of Tamiiost.  Dspartmtnt of Finance,  ��� Ottawa, Canada PAGE TWO  KELQWNA  RECORD  Thursday, March 14th, 1918  �����    PROFESSIONAL AND    "  BUSINESS CARDS      "  BURNE & WEDDELL  Barrister,  Solicitors and  Notaries Public,  8. C. Weddell.    ���   John F. Burne.  KBLOWNA   B.C.  KELOJtfNH RECORD  Published awry Thursday at Ketowna,  British Columbia  JOHN LEATHLET  Editor snd Proprietor  R. B. KERR  Barrister  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA.  B.C  PIANOFORTE  MH.   HAROLD   TOD   BOYD  Iras resumed his teaching classes and will  receive  pupils  aa  before in  his studio-  Trench Block, Kelowna.  P.O. box 374  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR t> BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given for publicBuild-  ings.Town and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  F. W. GROVES  M. Can. Soc. C. E.  Consulting Cioil and Hydraulic  Engineer  B.C. Land Suroeyor  Surveys snd Reports on imitation Works  Applications for Water Licenses  KELOWNA. B.C.  CLIFFORD G. BUCK  INSURANCE BROKER  Life, Accident, Sicltn.ss, Fire, Automobile.  . Burglary,   Fidelity  Guarantee  Specializing in Insurance, therefore service  to th. Assured  Phone* 217 and 216  HERGA  AMBLER  (Mr. J. 5. Ambler)  Coloratura Soprano  will receioe  a  limited  number of  pupils Km- oocal training, musical  monologues and the piano  HIGHEST   REFERENCES  For terms apply in care of Mr. J. Fumerton  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  All Rinds of Repairs  BERNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  AUCTIONEER  ! have had over 21 years' experience in the Auctioneering business,  particularly in the line of Cattle,  Farm Implement! and Household  Furniture; and this experience iu  at your disposal. It means better  results .from your auction sales.  Anyone wishing to arrange for an  Auction Sale should see   or   write  G. H. KERR  Auctioneer  P.O. Box 195 Residence at  Kelowna. B.C. GLENMORE  Mr. C. G. BUCK  Room. 1, Leckie   Block,   is  acting  as  agent  in   Kelowna, and will make all  arrangements for conducting of sales  Phone  217  ICE  Dairy Farmers should make arrangements now for putting up up ice  and ensure No. I Cream next summer.  Owing to abnormal snowfall this  winter wt are being put to great expense in keeping our pond clear  and shall be obliged to raise the  price to  $2 PER LOAD  (approximately IJ tons)  loaded on pond  All orders will be executed in  rotation, so phone your orders early  to avoid disappointment.  Bankhead Orchard  Company, Ltd.  PHONE 8  Dr. MATHISON  Dentist  KELOWNA   ::   B.C.  SUBSCRIPTION   HATE8  11.60    per    rear;    7fto���    six    months.   United  States 10 osnts additional.  AH subscr.Dt.oni Dn.vn.bte in advaaos  Subscribers at the ictnilnr ra'e can havs  extra papers mailed to friends at a dlitnno*  At HALF RATE. i.e.. 78 tents per rear.  This special privilege Is granted lor the  purpose ol advertising *hs eitv *ad diatrict.  ADVERTISING  RATES  LODGR NOTICES. PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  ETC.. 1.B cents per  column loch nsr wesh.  LAND AND TIMBER V-TICKS-SO dars. |IV  60 dare  S7.  WATER NOT1CES-J9 lor live insertions.  LEGAL   ADVERTISING-Firet    insertioa.    12  cents  per  line: each  sobssauent  (asertloa.  ft  cents  oer  line.  CLASSIFIED    ADVERTISEMENTS  -I asm*  per  wurd    first Insertioa,   1   seat  per  word  saoh subasauent Insertion.  DISPLAY    ADVERTISEMENTS - Two   inchee  and  under. 60 oents per Inch lint  insertion  over  two inches 40 cente  per  iuoh tirst   In-  ���ertion:    20  oente  per Inob  each  subsequent  insertion.  All changes In contract advertisements mast  lie in the handi of the printer br Tnesdix*  evening to eniure publication in tbs nsxt  leans.  Purchase Seed as Soon  as Possible  Farmers who have not already  made provision for securing the  seed grain necessary (or the crops  they plan to grow during the present year will now have great difficulty in obtaining good selected  seed. Throughout the Dominion  of Canada and the United States a  great scarcity of practically all  kinds of seeds exists, and those  who have not as yet filled their  requirements would be well advised to take immediate steps to do so.  The Department of Agriculture  is receiving daily many requests  from farmers asking that they be  supplied with seeds of different  kinds. It is obvious that it would  be an impossibility, neither would  it be sound policy, for the Depatl-  ment of Agriculture to undertake  to meet the requirements of all  those people who ask for assistance of this kind. It is the duty of  cultivators of the soil to make pro.  vision themselves for their seed  requirements, and all progressive  farmers under ordinary conditions  do so. *  Instances occur, however, when  there may be a total or partial  crop failure in certain districts  where the assistance of the government in the way of supplying seed  grain is, in the public interests,  both necessary and advisable.  In these times, when the greatest crop production is essential (or  the well-being and very existence  of our British Empire, it would be  nothing short of a calamity if any  lands ready for crop were to lie  idle owing to the owners being  unable to secure the ^necessary  seed.    '  GOVERNMENT METHOD  The Hon. Minister of Agriculture  has therefore authorized the purchase by the Department of a  number of carloads of wheat, oats  and barley, which will be placed  for distribution at those centres  where there is the greatest need  for seed. The "Seed Grain Act"  introduced on the opening day of  provincial legislature, gives authority to the Minister of Agriculture  to purchase seed grain to any  amount not exceeding $20,000, at  any one time, for distribution to  farmers, the recipient of the grain  to pay the actual cost of same, or,  in the event of hia being unable to  do so on delivery, he shall sign a  promissory note which shall be  payable on a date to be fixed by  the Minister, not later than December 3 next, following the date  of the sale, with interest payable  thereon at a rate not exceeding 7  per cent, pel annum. As an additional security for payment of seed  grain, th* Minister shall file for registration in the Land Registry  Office for the district in which the  lands ' described in the application  for the seed grain are situate, a  certificate which establishes a first  charge against the lands as additional security for the seed grain  supplied. A number of carloads  have already been purchased by  the Department of Agriculture, but  farmers are advised not to rely on  this source of supply, as it is highly probable that, owing to the great  seed scarcity, it may be impossible  for the Department to fill all requirements.  NOT RESPONSIBLE  In undertaking this work the Department of Agriculture accepts no  responsibility whatsoever. Every  effort will be made to secure the  best seeds procurable at the lowest  prices prevailing, but  it must be  $     Orders for  Local  Scouts  ���*e PREPARED"      Kelowna  Troop  Troop First;   Self Last  Edited by Pioneer. Mar. 12, 1918  ORDERS by-command for week  ending March 23, 1918.  DUTIES: Orderly patrol for  week Wolves ; next for duty, the  Eagles.  PARADES : The combined troop  will parade at the clubroom on  Wed. and Sat. Mar. 20th and 23rd,  at 7.15 snd 2.15 respectively.  1 he offices of Troop Leader  and Secretary-Treasurer have been  divided. P.-L. Richard Parkinson  has been appointed Troop Leader  and P..-L. Henry Crowley will continue to act as Sec.-Treas., with  P.-L Chas. Gaddes as his assistant.  Scout John Groves has been appointed assistant librarian.  Recruit Edward T. Groves has  passed the required tests for his  Tenderfoot Badge. T.-L- R. Parkinson has passed the First-class  Signalling Test and Second George  Mantle passed the required tests  tor the Horseman's Badge before  Mr. A. Cameron on March 2nd.  Mr. Cameron has set Saturday  the 16th, at Guisachan, at 9 o'clock  in the morning, as the time and  place for all those scouts to re-try  the tests for the Horseman's Badge  who failed to pass the same at the  first attempt.  Commissioner Heneage passed  through Kelowna on Friday afternoon last on his way to Summer-  land, thence to Penticton and the  Kootenays. He will be back in  Kelowna for the concert.  There are two troops in Vernon,  one attached to All Saints' Church  which is going to endeavor to carry on tinder the care of the Rev.  Laycock, and the other troop is  going to try and carry on under  its Leaders alone, as senior officers  cannot be found. We wish these  two troops every success and have  always felt that there should be a  good strong troop at Vernon.  At the local theatre last 'weeTc  one had an opportunity of seeing  some American Boy ' Scouts at  camp, &c, and was able to judge  between the respective appearance  of the American Scout's uniform  and our own. We do not think  there is much doubt but that shorts  make a far neater uniform than  knee breeches.  The Otters took a fall out of the  Beavf rs at basketball last Friday,  by the small score of 3 to 2, after  a very close game. On Friday of  this week there will be two matches commencing at a quarter to  8, and any of our friends who  care to see the game played will  be welcome.  Coming Events���Easter���Mbck  trial and all-day hike. End of  April or first of May, Concert. July,  Camp.  We have sent away for the following musical instruments: I  boy scouts drum; 18 kazoos; 2  sonophones ; 2 kumanotones.  These are for the concert, so " Be  Prepared."  Correspondence  To the Editoi, Kelowna Recprd,  Dear Sir, I understand a petition,  asking the Minister of Agriculture  to authorize the formation of a new  pound district, is now being circulated. Being a resident in the district, without any voice in the election of poundkeeper, I would respectfully suggest, to those concerned, that, it is a splendid opportunity  to do something for one of the returned soldiers in their midst.  Thanking you for giving me  space in your valued paper, believe  me to be,  Yours very truly,  J. R. BEALE.  clearly understood that they do not  guarantee either quantity or quality  and that the main object will b-  to have a supply on hand for distribution to those farmers who by  reason'of crop failure last vear, or  through other legitimate causes, are  not in a position to secure for them,  selves the necessary grain seeds  for seeding lands that they have  ready for crop.  Auction  Being instructed by Mrs. C.  PROWSE, I will sell at her residence in Glenmore, 2} miles  from Kelowna. on THURSDAY  MARCH 26th,all her neat household effect?, live stock and  movables, comprising:���  Bay Horse, good worker, weight 1200  lbs., large Black Horse, good worker,  weight 1500 lbs , pure bred Holstein Cow  (freshen May I), Shorthorn Cow-(freshen  May I), pure bred Holstein Heifer (fresh,  en soon), 60 pure bred White Leghorn  Pullets and Cockerel, 10 Rhode Island  Red Hens. Household Furniture���Mahogany Parlor Suite (4 pieces), Mahogany  China Cabinet, .small Mahogany Table,  Smoker Cabinet, Mantle Clock, Fumed  oak Sideboard, cost $90,2 Aladdin Lamps.  C��rpet Squares and Stair Carpet, 2 Heat,  ing Stoves, I ace Curtains, Kitchen Table  and Chairs, Brass Bed, White Iron Bad, 2  Bos Mattresses and Springs, Sanitary  Couch and Mattress, C. R. Prowse range,  Wood Box, DeLaval Separator, Baatty  Bros.' Churn, small Churn, Fruit Jars,  Doll's Table and Bed, small Rocker, Kitchen Utensils, Wash tuba and Wringer,  Milk Pails, 2 sets Double Working Har.  ness, Set Double Driving Harness, 2 sets  Single Driving Harness, 2 Horse Blankets,  Single Wagon, with hex and fruit rack,  Dodble Wagon Box, Democrat, Top Bug.  gy. Set Heavy Springs, Subsoil Plow,  Potato Digger, Plow, Large Roller, Set  Spring Tooth. Harrows, 2 Cultivators,  Planet Junior Cultivator, Hand Cultivator  and Seeder, Mandy Lee Incubator, "Reliable" Incubator, Brooder, Hot Water  Tank, 25-gal. Oil Tank, Wagon Pole,  Wheelbarrow, Large Vice, Corn Grinder,  Hot Bed and Sash, Lot of Carpenter  Tools, Sleigh, 5 bundles Page wire Fencing (hog tight), Lot of Chains, Forks  Shovels, Large Roll 9-strand Page wire,  Ace. Everything to be sold without reserve as Mrs. Prowae, ia leaving the place.  Sale at I o'clock sharp  TERMS CASH  G. H. KERR - Auctioneer  LAND REGISTRY ACT  (Section 24)  In the matter of an application for duplicate certificate of title No. 5268D issued  to Simon T. Elliott covering 79.61 acres  of S.W. quarter of Section 25, Township  26, Osoyoos Division, Yale District.  Notice is hereby given that it is my intention at the expiration of one month  from the date of first publication hereof  to issue a duplicate certificate of title  covering the above landa to Simon T.  Elliott, unless in the meantime I ahatf receive valid objection thereto in writing.  Dated at the Land Registry Office,  Kamloops, B.C., the 15th day of February,  A.D. 1918.  C. H. DUNBAR.  14-8 Diatrict Registrar.  NOTICE  In the matter of the estate of Rembler  Paul, late of Kelowna, in the province of  Britiah Columbia, deceased.  Notice is hereby given that all creditors  or other persona having any claim or demand against the eatate of the above  deceased, who died on the 18th day of  November, 19)6, and Probate of whose  Will was on the 31st day of October, 1917  granted to The Rdyol Trust Company,  are required to send in their claims to  The Royal Trust Company, 732, Duna-  muir Street, Vancouver, B.C., the executor of the eatate, on or before the Tenth  day of April, 1918, after which data the  estate will be dealt with having regard  onlv to the claima and demands then  received.  Any claim over $5 must be verified by  statutory declaration.  R. B. KERR,  of 7, Rowcliffe Block, Kelowna, B.C,  16-0 Solicitor for the Executor.  WATER NOTICE  DIVERSION AND USE  Take notice that Francis J. Nicholas,  whose address is Rutland Post Office,  B.C., will apply for a licence to take and  uae 500 gallons per day of water out of  Buck Creek, which flowa South and drains  into Mission River about centre of Lol  4086. The water is to'be diverted from  this stream at a point about one half mile  north nf Mission River and will be used  for Domestic and Irrigation purposes upon  the land, described as lot 4086. This notice was posted on the ground on the 18th  day of February, 1916. A copy of this  notice and an application pursuant thereto and to the requirements of the "Water  Act'* will be filed in the office of the  Water Recorder at Vernon. Objections  to the application may be filed with the  said Water Recorder, or with the Comptroller of Water Rights, Parliament Build,  ngs, Victoria, B.C., within 3o duys after  the first appearance of thia notice in a  local newspaper. The data of the first  publication of the notice is Feb. 21, 1918.  14-8 FRANCfS J. NICHOLAS.  J. A. BIGGER  BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR  Estimates Furnished (or all classes  of work  Will Soon Be Here  Merry Easier Wil Demand. Merry Attire 1  Bloom out in one of our Easter outfits, from your  Hat down, and you will be happy from the ground  up I The ground principle of our business is to please  our customers, not only when they buy our clothes,  but while they wear them  Men Save $10  And buy one of our Bachelor Suits for business or  for dress. We guarantee the- fit and wear.  THE PRICE IS   -   J&1T.50  You will be surprised how we can sell auch a good suit for  so small a price. The reason is the "quantity " we are selling.  You sacrifice nothing in style and you can put the ten dollars  you save into government bonds and help beat the enemy.  The Bachelor hits your purse lightly and at the same time  strikes a blow (or your country. Come in and see the new  spring patterns we are showing.  You Will Need a New  Hat or Cap for Easter  We are showing some .attractive values in up to date  styles at down right Low prices   -   75c up for Borsa-  lihos, and Stetsons at $5 and $7.50  Easter Neckwear  for Men  and  Boys, in new Spring  patterns, moderately priced from 26c up  Ladies9 and Children s  Department  Early showing of Straw Hats, Infants' and Children's  Silk and Silk Poplin  Bonnets, Corduroy Hats and  .    Caps; White corduroy Coats.  EASTER WAISTS in fancy and plain silks, white  Voile, with touches of colored embroidery work,  all over embroidery Voiles.'silk Crepes.  MIDDIES. New Russian Middies, Middy Waists,  Coat Middies.  zKIRTS. White P.K. and iedford Cord Skirts, fancy  pearl button trimmed.  EMBROIDERIES. New embroideries for Easter  trade. A very wide range of all widths from the  narrow up to .wide flouncing, suitable for children's  Dresses and Skirts. . Priced very reasonable.  SHADOW LACES for Camisoles or fine underwear,  in nice quality  40c per yard up to $ I  What About That  Grocery Order?  We can fill it to your satisfaction. The best brands  of Canned goods, the purest of Foodstuffs, the  best of Service. Start to-day to buy your Groceries  from us. They will be the best and cost you less.  We have the low down Cash Price on everything  Fancy Crockery  Fancy or plain white Cups and Saucers ... 15c the pair  ���    or clover, leaf     ���       ���       ���f    ...20c   ���    ���  ���    Decorated ���       ���       ���       ...25c   ���    ���  ���     Decorated Teapots, at .'. 65c, 75c and 85c  Plain Brown Teapots      50c, 60c and 75c  Milk Pitchers, in plain and fancy 25c up to 85c  ChinafCream Pitchers in assorted patterns '..35c each  J. F. FUMERTON & CO.  THE CASH STORE " It Pays to pay Cash "  Dry Goods phone 58;   Grocery phone 35  Regular Delivery Hours':  Morning-9.30 and 11       Afternoon-3 and 5 Thursday, March 14th, 1918  KELOWNA  RECORD  MBS  New Silk & Voile Waists  ON SPECIAL DISPLAY this week are the new  arrivals of Silk and Voile Waists.   The values  are remarkable and styles in keeping with present day fashion.    There are many numbers in Swiss  Embroidered Voiles and good   quality washing silk.  Prices from   $1.50 to $6.50  New Millinery of Distinctive Merit  Styles that will predominate the Spring Season are splendidly  represented here. Those looking (or a new Hat before Easter  should view these new models and make selection as early ai  possible. A great number of new colors~*l��nd styles are being  shown this year and we have an excellent assortment from  which to choose.  (SC^U^  Phone 361  Kelowna  Your SPRING SUIT  In the spring the young man's fancy lightly turns to  thoughts of    .    .    .     New Clothes, Hats and Shoes.  We Have a Large  New Stock  now in transit and due here in the  next few-days, comprising the latest  and best goods from such well-  known* firms as  The House q( Hobberlin,  Lailey-Trimble Co., and  W. E. Sanford.of Hamilton  Look over these goods before making your purchases.   They  are  of guaranteed quality) and  in  nothing does quality pay  higher dividend* than in the purchase of clothes  Oak Hall Clothing Company, Ltd.  "THE HOUSE  OF FASHION"      1  A CHEAP Suit  look, well only for  a few weeks and  then is a constant  annoyance until it  ia worn out.  A GOOD Suit  keepa on lotking  well and give, more  satisfaction than  two or three catalogue bargains.  New Stock Wall Papers  My new stock has arrived, and includes all the newest  things in Wall Papers���  Textiles,    Mosaics,   Aligator Leather  Varnished Tiles*     Cheap   Hall,  Kitchen & Bedroom Papers  Cut Out Border", Strappings and   Plain Borders and  Ceilings.   A nice assortment and at the RIGHT PRICE  CALL  AND LOOK  THESE OVER  J, C. STOCKWELL  -  Keller Block  �����������*��� ������������ fc*-,�� ��� ',��***iTi* ~-**-*^*i^-*.i*.iJY^--Li^r\ru>rsJ*i_i%  1  1  | TOWN AND COUNTRY NOTES  *  1  Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Trenwith  were visitors to Vemon Tuesday.  Mr. L. Stocks leaves for Penticton this afternoon to relieve his  partner in business there, Mr.  Willis. The firm recently opened  up a branch at the south end of  the lake and are running it in connection with their business in town.  Mr. D. Leckie is expected back  in Kelowna tomorrow after an extensive trip to eastern Canada and  the States. During the past few  weeks he has been laid up with a  severe cold, but is now better.  Next Sunday morning in the  Baptist Church the Rev. W. Arnold  Bennett will expound the Second  Chapter of Revelation, "Marks in  the Character and History of the  Church." At the evening service  his topic will be "God's Great Gift  and the Devil's Snare." After the  evening service the Sacrament of  the Lord's Supper will be adminis  tered.        >  Mr. J. E. Reekie was a passenger  Tuesday for Victoria. -  A special meeting of the Farmers' Institute will be held on Saturday, March 23rd, at 2 p.m., to  consider important matters in con.  nection with the Pound Districts.  The first of a series of food conservation demonstrations will be  given Monday, March 18th at  3 p.m., in the Domestic Science  Kitchen, on Richter Street, by Al-  berta M. Macfarlane. Subject,  "War Bread for Patriotic People,  All are welcome.  The Department of Agriculture  has notified the Farmers' Institute  that they have purchased 50 tons  of fertilizer which will be sold to  farmers at cost, namely, $72 per  ton f.o.b. Victoria. This fertilizer  analyzes 12.4 nitrogen against 15.5  nitrogen in Nitrate of Soda, so that  it takes 2500 lbs. whale fertilizer  at a eo* of $90 to equal 2000 lbs.  nitrate of soda at $127, showing a  saving in favor of the whale fertilizer of $37.00. On page 267 of  the February Agricultural Journal  farmers will find some particulars  of this fertilizer. Applications  must be made at once and when  approved, cheque to cover cost  must be sent to the Department.  Messrs. Harvey, Duggan & Davies report considerable activity in  real estate during the last three  months. The following properties  have changed hands: 13 acres the  property of A. Cowan, Benvoulin,  to Mr. T. Hargieaves, Lethbridge,  Alberta; 23 acres, H. Francis, Rutland, to Mr. P. Alimonti, Kelowna ;  13 acres, R. S. Aitken, to J. Matthews; 21 acres, W. Kinnear, to  N.Marshall, Lethbridge, Alta.; 10  acres, Central Okanagan Land &  Orchard Co., to C. Dore, Lethbridge, Alta.; 10 acres, J. H. Johnston,  to D. Hartley, Rutland; 16 acres,  R. Casorso, to G. E. McPherson,  Calgary ; 13 acres. H. B. Lloyd, to  Messrs. Budgen & Taylor, Edmonton and 20 acres, the property of  C. S. Gaspell, Rntland.  East Kelowna News  Mr. P. P. Gulseth ban returned  home after spending the winter  nt his old home in the Slate of Wash  ington.  Mrs. Sedden's babv met with a  nasty accident Tuesday when it  fell from the platform of the packing shed, knocking its front teeth  out.  The Ladies of the K.L.O. Benches  are working over time at their Red  X meetings every Tuesday, at the  home of Mrs. Pooley, setting ready  for their sale in Kelownn on the  6th of April. All members are re  quested to attend next Tuesday.  March 19th.  Important News  NEXT   VEEK  About MEW'S SHOPS  I am still doing Quick Repairing and Selling Men's Shoes  CHEAP  DARK, the Shoeman  Oppoiite Royal Bunk      -   Kelowna  Mr. J. W. Jones, M.P.P., has  been made a member of the following standing committees for  the present session: Public Accounts, Municipal and Agriculture.  Misses Marjorie and Dorothy  Leckie arrived Saturday from Hartney Man., where they have been  spending the past few months. On  their return journey they stayed  for a few days in Winnipeg.-  The Right Rev. A.J. Doull, D. D.  Bishop of Kootenay purposes visiting Kelowna, and will officiate at  the parish church on Sunday next  March 17th. He will preach at  the morning service, and confirm  a class of candidates at W0 p.m.  The hours of service will be as  usual, except that Evensong will be  said at 7 o'clock,with Confirmation  at 7.30. The Bishop will be the  guest of Mr. DuMoulin during his  stay.  Mies Pearl White returned this  morning from her home at Clover-  dale. Mr. White, her father, was  a visitor in town this week, leaving  yesterday afternoon.  Professor John T. McNeill, of  Westminster Hall, Vancouver, will  be in the city on Sunday next and  will occupy the pulpit of Knox  Church at the morning service. In  the afternoon he will address a  Sunday School rally at the same  place and will hold a Sunday School  Workers' conference at the close.  In the evening he will speak at  Rutland.  A military whist drive is arranged (or Monday evening next in  aid of the Prisoners of War Fund.  It will be held in the room on  Pendozi Street.  Mr. J. J. Duggan, of Edmonton,  Alta., is visiting his brother, Aid.  W. C. Duggan. Mr. Duggan is  connected with the Edmonton  School Board, being chairman of  the finance committee.  The Kelowna Groweis have decided not to operate their spray  factory this year, but have a supply on hand for growers needing  same.  The evaporator has opened up  again on a government contract,  and will also clean Up many of the  onions at present stored locally.  Mr. L. E. Taylor is giving a lecture to-night in the public school  on some wonders of bird life. The  proceeds are to be donated to the  hospital.  Mr. and Mrs. Atkin desire to  convey their appreciation of the  sympathy and kindness ol their  many friends in the recent sad  death of their daughter Mary.  The following resolution was  passed at the last meeting of the  Kelowna Equal Franchise League,  and sent to the Hon. John Oliver,  M.LA.: " Whereas Hindoos and  naturalized Japanese are allowed  to vote in every province of Canada except British Columbia on  the same terms as white persons,  and whereas there is no justification for the offensive discrimination against Hindoos and naturalized Japanese in British Columbia;  Resolved, that the Kelowna Equal  Franchise League requests' the  provincial government to introduce  and pass an Act giving the franchise in British Columbia to Hindoos and naturalized Japanese on  the same terms as it is granted to  white men and women."  PsaasW.lv Aay-  wksraforOiuC.it  per 100  Why  pump wator br hand when  a Leader Homo  Wuter  System  wltl deliver tt under high pressure  ��� anywhere ��� for  less than lo psr 100 gallons ?  Ther. I. . Leader outfit designed to fit  every possible requirement���deep well  ���shallow well��� cistern���lake���spring  of river.  HOME WATER SYSTEMS  Pump and tank go I n basement or  other convenient place. Rememb.1  no persons! attention is required for  satisfactory opcr-  stlon ofthis outfit.  At the turn of a  aucet you will  have ptenty of  water anywhere,  any time.  We .re ready to  instsllasystsmfor  you now.  THE DeLAVA  Separator Sure Gets the Business  Don't let anyone fool you on  the cream separator sit ua tio  DeLaval has been the leader for nearly forty years, ���  and the gap between the DeLaval and the next one  behjnd (a long way behind) is certainly growing  wider with the years  W. R. GLENN & SON  Pendozi Street  AGENTS  Phone 150  FEED CORN  Owing to failure of crop, in Ontario thi. year Seed Corn i very scarce and  local farmers  are  advised to book their ordera with u. without delay a. we  can dispos. of our entire output in other  diatrict., but would prefer to  supply.[local demanda first,  Selected North West Dent, price 15c psr lb.  BANKHEAD ORCHARD CO., Ltd.  for Better Gardens  "r<VBRY back yard should be used for the cultivation of fruits and  W* vegetables"���says the Food Controller's Bulletin. Market Gardens  *" must be worked to capacity.   But all this effort is wasted unless  the seeds sown are capable of producing sturdy, vigorous plants.   Plant  Rennie's War Garden Seeds and insure a full crop I  pkt If*. Maa.   o*|   xn>  Cabbage  .10  0.90 2.76  Danish Summer Roundhead  Cauliflower  Rennie's  Danish   Drouth-  Resisting 161.26 1.00 1.16 3.6010.00  Calary  Paris Golden Yellow (Bain   -  Select)  16  Onion pkt.  Rennie's Extra Early Rad .06  Radish���Cooper's Sparkler .06  Tomato���Market KiV 10  Rennie a Improver! Beefsteak .10  Pansy���Rennie's XXX Exhibition Mixta* '.26  Sweat PUM���Rennie's XXX Spencer Mixture ... .16  Nasturtium���Rennie's XXX Chameleon Mixture. .10  Stocks���Rennie's XXX  Large Flowering  Globe  Mixture 20  .60 1.10 2.00  oa. Wlb.  .36 1.00  .20 .66  .60 1.76  .76      2.60  lb.  3.76  2.20  ���LOOK FOR THE STARS-  Our 1919 Catalogue should be In your hand by now. It is your patriotic duty  tn consult It at every opportunity. Our Government Insists we must produce more. Start right, then, and be nre nnd row good seed���RENNIE'S  SEEDS, I,oolc for the special star border bargains in our Catalogue���it  wilt pay you to do so.  THE WILLIAM RENNIE CO., Ltd.  872, Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C.  Also at Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg  WM. HAUG  Masons' Supplies  HARD AND SOFT COAL  Phone No. 66  liWALL PAPER M  Wall and Cei'ing Papor      -    10 cents per roll  Oatmeal Paper -        -   30 cents  ���    ���  Varnished Tile Paper -    30 cents  ���     ���  A postcard will bring you a sample book  KELOWNA FURNITURE COY.  The KELOWNA THEATRE  Saturday (March 16th)���A Fox feature and 2-act Fox Comedy.  Tuesday���Jack Pickford  and  Louise  Huff  in "What  Money  Can't Buy."   Also a good comedy.  Thursday���Gloria's  Romance; 2-Act  Drama;   Reel Life and  good Comedy."  March 25th���Skovgaard, great Danish violinist  Two Shows, 7.30 & 9.  Adminion, 25c & 18c PAGE FOUR  KBLOWNA   B.BCOBJQ  Thursday, March Nth, 1918  ( WANTED! )|  CANARIES FOR SALE. Apply Mrs. R. j  W. Butler, Strathcbna Avenue, off Perr-  aozi Street, or phone 5803. 52tf     ! 1  VINOL IM  IN VIEW oi tlie large acreage which will  be planted to Tomatoes this year, farmers would do well to order their seedlings or plants early. Orders may be  left at the offices of Okanagan Loan &  Investment I rust Co., or at Mr. Stirling's  Greenhouse, Pendozi Street.  FOR SALE,   haled   Hay,   Timothy   aud  .Alfalfa. Applv Kelowna Feed Co., S. T. I  Elliott, Rutland, Manager.    Phone 3108  lltf  rWELVE ACRES of good vegetable  land at Rutland, with fruit trees, for  sale, very cheap.      Apply to R. 13. Keir,  __ 7, Rowcliffe mock, Kelowna. 14.7.  FOR SALE,   work   Horse.     Apply Law-!  i ence, Glenmore. !6-9p  LOST, near Mission School, black Cocker  Spaniel, answers to "Fed." Please leave  information at Record Office. !6-7p  MANGANESE and Chrome wanted for  immediate development. We understand the former to be in the vicinity of  Kelowna, Write M. G., 200, Belmont  1 Itnise, Victoiia, B.C. l6-8p  FRESH COW For Sale. A. E. FUrTTson,  Rutland. 17-op  FOR SALE, Shetland Colt (filly), 2 years  old next May. Very gentle; partially  broken.     Apply to J. Ball, Kelowna.  17  FOR SALE, young Sows, about 200 lbs.  each, all well-bred Berks. Apply (Ja-  aorso Bros. 17.0  FOR SALE, 200 feet of 4-inch galvanized  iron pipe, suitable for irrigating, practically new. About half price. A. H.  Johnston, Rutland. |7p  And Invigorates Old People  Any doctor will tell you that the  ingredients of Vinol as printed below  contain the elements needed to improve the health of delicate children  and restore strength to old people.  j ��� Cod Liver and Beef Peptones, Iron  '   u J " ���.���-..."   ���'������ PeptonateB, Iran and  Amman] un   Citrate, Lime  and   Soda  GlyccfOi-'horpttiites, Cascarin,  Those who have puny, ailing or  run-down children or aged parents  mcy prove this at our expense.  BesideB the good it does children  and the aged there is nothing like  Vinol to restore strength*and vitality  to weak, nervous women and overworked, run-down men.  Try it. If you are not entirely satisfied, we will return your money  without question; that proves our  fairness and your protection. Millions of people have been convinced  this way.  Sold   by  P. B. WILLITS & CO.,   Kelbwna  Also at the best druggist in all British  Columbia towns  OIL SHOP  COAL OIL  33c per gal..  GASOLINE  Buff Orpington and  White Wyandotte  Cockerels  These birds are bred and carefully select-  ed for   egR  type   and   utility and are big  strong   vigorous birds.  Prices $5, $3 and $2 each, according to their egg type  A. W. COOKE  Kelowna Field.  Box 663, Kelowna.  5ltf  WATER NOTICE  DIVERSION AND USE  TAKE NOTICE that Bernard Kitson,  whose address is P.O. Box 180, Kelowna,  B. C, will apply for a license to take and  use 500 gallons per day of water out of  Unnamed Spring, which sinks underground  and is situated n;ar the North-West Cor.  ner Post Lot 3111. The water will be  diverted from the stream at Spring 200  feet North of North-West Corner Post  of Lot 3111, and will be used for Domestic  purposes upon the land described as District Lot 2294 This notice was posted  on the ground on the 12th day of March,  1918. A copy of this notice and' an application pursuat thereto and to the "Water Act, 1914," will be filed in the office  of the Water Recorder at Vernon. Objections to the application may be filed  with the said Water Recorder or with  the Comptroller of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C., within  thirty days after the first appearance of  this ntffice in a local newspaper. The  date of the first publication of this notice  s March 14th, 1918.  SSU&Mi^l���^S'. SUEIZL^.  SYNOPSIS OK COAL JCTttNO  REGULATIONS  UwJ miniair rights al tU Doiuuioa ia Uaa  ttoba. Siiflkatthewa.. aad AiU-riu, tks Y.uku  armory, tba Wurtkwsrt Territorial, aad a  oriion ol taa i'taviaom o. Ifiitisb CulumLjia  inv bs luarti'd tor a Utm ol iwsatv-ona veins  ,  ao   n kin ail   rental ol  II   aa  men. Not  ora tana 8.500 aena will bt Ua*>d to cm-  applicant.  Atiuliuatloa (or ti* 1mm Mast H swda bv  k�� iuml.ei.Nt ia Demon to tba Aarat or Subset.* of tha distriot ia which tbs rlkrhta mo-  Wed lor  ar* situated.  In surveyed tacriteaw tha Uarf. ����  IH|UM      Ol  cribed  by  Motiona or  Mttoas,   ud   tat mm   raet applied lor shall bs ataked oat bv tbe  milinaat   blMMlL <%.  Eaoh applioatioo ssust ba accompanied bv a  Im ol Ii whieh will ba ntmadsd U tha rights  pptietl for an not ���volatile., hut aoi other-  iM. A royalty shall ba paid oa tht oiar-  baaUblt output ol lba ntm* at tha rata ol  ve oaata ntr toa.  Tht person oparttiae tha mint shall Corals, b  ba auunft with swora taturtis sorountlntr lor  bt lull qoantitv ol narchaatabhi eoal mined  nd iiiit tbt royalty thtraoa. II tht ooal  inioit ritrhti wa aot bairn: ouurattd. suoh  pturus abtill bt luroiihtd nt Itnst obm a  MM  Tht least will intladt tht taal miniar riglits  alv. but ths Imms mv bt mraittwd to but-  haM wkatevtv avntlalitt tarlaM ftthta mav  considered DtotMarv lor tha aaifctai o(  bt miaa at tht rata oJ 810 aa aon.  For fall inforowtloa apnliratloa thoaM b*  tadt to tha Secretary ol tht Iteptrteaeat ���|  b* Interior. Ottawa. M to tht aseat or  ���ih-Awnt of ftealaloa IbmIs.  w. w. amy.  DeHty MlalaAjv ol tha  Interior  CN. H.-Ukauthorisod nabllaattoa ��4 We w)  -rti..Ttit  will  �������* he hU  w i  Lndiw Within? to Orfar  SP1RELLA CORSETS  oan maei  Mrs. J. H. DAVIES  Room No. 1, Oak Hall   '.look   lw-  ween the houri nf 5.30 nnd 2.30 n.m.  n Saturday ot Mak wetk, or ht anv  ther time br aDPolntnumt.  17.1  BERNARD KITSON,  Applicant and Agent.  FOR  Souvenirs  Come and select from our  new lines of   ���  Curios, Silks and  Fancy Chinas, &c.  The Japanese Store  Kel,.  Phone   112  "I've come to kill a printer," said the little'  man.  "Any printer in particular?" asked tlie  foreman obligingly.  "Oh, any one will do. 1 would prefer  a small one, but I've got to make some  sort of a show Ht n fight or leave home  since your paper called my wife's tea  party 'a swill affair.' "  G. W. CUNNINGHAM  AUCTIONEER  and  General Commission  Merchant  (Successor to J. C. Stockwell).  Second - Hand Goods  Bought or Sold on  Commission  Flour and Feed Always  in Stock  Next lo the C.P.R. ;��harf,  Ke'owna  Pacific Milk  WILL WHIP JUST LIKE  FRESH CREAM  Mrs. Liddicoat will tell you how it  is done and will demonstrate the  many uses of Pacific Milk in the  house, in the camp, and on the road  Jlsk her to Give you some .  'Pacific Milk Recipes  Demonstration Will Close on  Saturday Night  The McKenzie Co., Ld.  ROWCUFFE'S  Grain Warehouse  We are not in the Government  Buildings yet, but just across  the street. In your search for  Feed and Hay you might look  us up  Grain -   Feed   -   Hay  PHONE 204  City Deliveries Tuesdays and Saturdays  Mens and Boys' Fashions for Spring- Opening Display  If you are a Young Man We  have the Clothes that will  Style tendencies this year are interesting. The attentively  dressed man will indeed be smartly & elegantly groomed   ,  without any spark of suggestion of foppishness. Let there  be no speculation on this matter. Quality is beyond any     jTlfifiCal to    Y OU,  criticism ; Prices will be found never more reasonable,    -t ���    r., . 1     n-   1        rorm-fitting styles, rinch-  backs and "Belters" at $5  Lower than Some Stores.  AN anyone  explain why  men are so  remarkably  keen for new  hats this season?  It's Springtime���everyone  welcomes  a   Spring  change.  Times are prosperous���  everyone has the habit  nowadays.  Men have better taste than  ���formerly, they want  dressy haberdashery.  We arc mighty glad that we feature Sletsons-for Stetsons are what  men and younger men are buying.  We arc told ills thc snappiest  lino wc have shown lor years.  Come look them over.  Men's Staple Department  It is a [act that our clothing business is "away  up," due tolravinc; the kind of clothes young men  want at the price they want to pay. Men up to  40 can "get away" with these styles if their personality is young, so dont be discouraged and  think that theBe rejuvenating clothes are not for  you. Drop into the store some day and try a few  on and get the facts. Between $22.00 and $30.00  you will find a collection of suits that are different to any in town. Other stores have rjome  styles similar, but no other store has'these styles  patterns and valuea.      *   -  Men's overalls & work  pants that are world-  beaters :  Khakr Duck      - $2.25  Khaki Denims   - $2.50  Khaki American  Duck     -     - $3.00  Stripe Denim, a real  special, at     - $1.75  Black, Blue & Grey Pant  Overalls, $1.60 to $2  Work and semi-negligee shirts at old-time  prices; big early buying  insures you for this season prices nearly as low  as last year, $1 to $2.25  Our Equalization system under present market conditions should  meet hearty approval.  Clothing Values and  Stocks for BOYS are  1 ��������ht���My���   fc  ���  the Best in Town  A very brief glance over the situation in other ���tore*  will convince you of this. We have reached that stage  in the war situation when our big buying for CASH  in advance of manv price increases is telling to some  purpose. Parents who want to make their money work  to greatest advantage must come to Lawson's. These  values are 25 per cent, better than some stores offer  you. while -the selection is far ahead of the next best  showing in town. We have the.snappy styles that boys  want���pinch-back styles, patch pocket effects, etc. Also many of the suits have extra trousers���a very good  point, for you will find tlie average coat will wear as  long as two pairs of pants. Between $6.75 and $18  you can get all the satisfaction it is possible to get today in boys' clothing. We will let the clothes convince  you of the truth of these statements.  Shoes of Quality, at  $6.50 and $7.oo  Featuring some of the moat pleasing Examples of the  Latest Smart English Las  Undoubtedly one  of the most interesting features of  tho Spring opening  will he ihe Shoe  Section. Combining  quality and style it  will be able to offer  pi ices   as low as���'  $6,50 to $7.oo  ��  Kemarkfibly good  leathers���both "kid  and call. Most want  cd shades of mahogany and tan and  black. New English pointed lasts.  ���f  sMBtu.  WMITKO  Boys' Bloomer Knickers, $1.50 to $2.75  Well made Knickers of strong Tweeds and corduroys, with Governor fasteners and belt  loops. Others are bloomer cut, extra full, the kind most appreciated, Values extraordinary  THOMAS LAWSON, LIMITED &

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