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 ffefototta  VOL. IV.   NO. II.  KELOWNA. BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY,  FEB. 8, 1912.  $1.50 Per Annum.  Meeting of  City Council  Appointment of Licensing and  Police Commissioners  There was a full attendance at  the meeting of the city council held  Monday last.  The minutes were read and adopted and the following accounts  referred to the finance committee  for payment:  Earl Blackwood, hauling 4 loads of  wood $   6.00  Crawford At Co., stationery  2.10  W. Paisley, bal. of Jan. salary  116.66  Dr. Knox, prof, service Mr. Gardner 7.00  do.           do.       prisoner..  3.00  G. Mnrkhnin;  cleaning   office   and  fire hall  12.00  G. Markharn, cleaning court house.. 3.00  Chas.    Harvey,   surveying  Wilson  1        subdivision          21.50  C. H. Dunn, sal. and petty cash  146.00  P. T. Dunn, assist, clerk's sal  60.00  Dr. Keller, rent of council chamber 15.00  Ian MacRae, constable's sal  90.00  D. Fitzpatrick, night const, sal  70.00  Power house paysheet for Jan  558.67  G. F. Teal, Jan. sal    100.00  A. Quinn, Work on Park & streets. 31.00  W. Haug, fuel  25.99  C.P.R. freight and express  14.33  O. K. Lumber Co., lumber  4.00  Dalgleiah & Glenn, wood for gaol... 10.00  T. Lawson Ltd., supplies  6.15  Morrison Thompson Co., supplies... 133.50  Willits tx Co., stationery  4.45  G. F. James, (lashlrght battery 75  Kelowna Sawmill Co., lumber   and  hauling sawdust  110.10  A letter was received from the  Provincial secretary conveying the  information that Aid. H. W. Raymer and Mr. E. Weddell, had been  appointed members of the Board  of Licensing Commissioners; and  that Aid. R. A. Copeland and Mr.  Geo. Rowcliffe had been appointed  members of the Board of Police  Commissioners for the city.  A letter was read from tl (a Canadian Westinghouse Company, in  answer to a complaint which had  been made respecting the working  of the new generator at the power  house. The company promised to  look into the matter and expressed  its willingness to remedy any defect due to bad workmanship.  Aid. Millie had a grievance in  respect to the matter. He complained that as a member of the  light committee he had a right to  know all the circnmstances connected with the unsatisfactory work  ing of the generator. He had not  been shown the correspondence  relating to the matter and knew  nothing about it until that morning.  He asked if any report had been  presented by the engineer regarding the working of the generator.  A report from engineer Colquette  which had been forwarded to the  Westinghouse Company was read  by the clerk. The report pointed  out that the generator showed that  the temperature rose very high in  one spot, indicating a defect in the  winding of the armature. The matter had been brought to the attention of the Westinghouse Company  and they had promised to have the  defect remedied.  In answer to Aid. Millie's charge  Aid. Sutherland said that the detect had been brought to his notice  by Aid. Millie himself, along with  the engineer.  Aid. Sutherland reported on be  half of the special committee ap  pointed to enquire into the local  telephone charges. The committee had conslted Messrs. McPhil-  lips and wood, lawyers of Vancouver.  They had delivered a lengthy  opinion upon the matter, the substance of which waa that the new  company had powers to enter the  city under a provincial charter, and  that the rates charged were subject to approval only of the Lieutenant-Governor in council.  It was decided that the committee appointed should stand  for the present to go into some  other features of the matter.  Aid. Copeland, on behalf of the  Board of Works reported that some  steps had been taken towards  draining off the surface water from  the streets. Not much could be  done, however, on account of the  frost. A temporary drain had been  put in on Water street, opposite  the old cannery, and in various  places all old drains which were  available had been opened up.  The Board proposed to proceed  with tin building of the tool shed  as soon as plans could be submitted.  Dr. S. C. Richards waited on the  council regarding a stable which  he was desirous of erecting to the  rear of his house. A question had  been raised as to whether the  building would comply with the  by-law. A public stable built in  that location had to be of fireproof materials and over $1,500 in  value. Dr. Richards claimed that  his stable was not intended for a  public one, but was purely for his  own private use.  It was decided to refer the matter to the city solicitor.  Aid. Sutherland pointed out that  the Light and Water Committee  would soon have to get to work  ordering supplies. There was also  the new intake to put in. There  was about $1350 on hand, and it  would be well for the council to  authorize the committee to use  this.  A resolution was passed " that  the Lignl and Water Committee be  empowered to purchase supplies  necessary for their department and  that they have power to use the  funds on hand for that purpose."  Mayor Jones mentioned that it  would be necessary to look out  for someone to take charge of the  assessment work for the city. The  former assessor, Mr. J. L. Doyle,  would not he available this yeat.  it would be well to advertise for  someone to fill his place.  An alteration in the plan of the  Wilson subdivision which had  been approved of at a former mooting made it necessary to rescind  the motion then passed, and substitute another in il-i place. The  alteration had been made to enable Cawston Avenue to go straight  through to the city limits.  Aid. Sutherland drew attention  to the inconvenience which was  being caused the city clerk by the  number of real estate men w  came into the office to consult the  city map. There seemed to be a  great many real estate men in town  now, and very few were in possession of a map of the city. He sug  gested that a fee be charged for  searches made in the city office.  He thought it would be a good  thing if the office were supplied  with a counter.  Mayor Jones said it waa desirable  that the city should have offices  where a vault was available for the  storage of valuable documents.  They whuld have to take that into  consideration before undertaking  anv improvements in the present  office.  Aid. Taylor thought the city  would do better to build its own  offices. They would never have a  more suitable time for the securing  of a central site.  Aid. Raymer agreed that the city  should own a suitable building.  Aid. Taylor suggested that for  the present the clerk should make  use of the safe deposit boxes that  had been installed by the Royal  Bank.  Aid. Raymer asked if any com  munication from the People's Trust  Co., in reference to the erection of  a tourist hotel to which the clerk  replied that there was not.  The following resolution was  pnssed :-  " That a charge of 25c. for every  search made in the office of the  city clerk be made hereafter, except  in cases of tax certificates, when a  charge of $ I will be ii.ade, also  that the office be divided into two  parts."  Aid. Raymer mentioned that  complaint had been made to him  by Mr. Storey of the use of a vacant lot by Dr. Boyce for storing  lumber.  The danger of piling lumber in  close proximity to buildings was  discussed, and it was suggested  that it might be advisable to introduce a by-law dealing with the  matter.  Aid. Blackwood pointed out that  the Lumber Company's teams were  diiving over the cement sidewalk  and chipping the edge.  The meeting then adjourned to  Monday next, February 12th.  At the request of a number of  citizens the Board of Trade ia holding a public meeting in Ravmer'a  Small Hall, Saturday evening, Feb.  10th, at 8 p.m., for the purpose of  discussing the formation of a local  telephone company.  Laymen's Missionary  Banquet  Enthusiastic Gathering at  the  Methodist Church  The visit of the Rev. Dr. White,  Superintendent of Missions for  B.C., and the holding of the third  annual Laymen's Missionary Banquet, were events of unusual  interest in Kelowna Methodist circles during the week.  Dr. White, who is an old-timer  of the district and a moat genial  personality, conducted the services  all day Sunday in the Methodist  church Preaching in the morning  on missionary work, and to the  children in the afternoon on " Imagination and Babies," Mr. White  seemed to reserve his best for the  evening service, when, preaching  in a racy style from Matt. x. 34, he  showed how the Gospel affected  the great social and industrial revolutions of to-day, and incidentally p-inted out the bitter animosity existing between master and  man generally.  Banner day, however, was Monday, when about 140 friends sat  down to a sumptuous missionary  supper, prepared by the Indies of  the W. M. S. Chicken, veal, and  ham were amongst the dainties  spread in a most tasteful manner  on the three long tables, at the  head of which Mr. J. A. Bigger  presided as chairman.  Supper over, Mr. W. A. Fuller  led the company  in  singing "On  ward    Christian     Soldiers,'  after  which Rev. J. W. Davidson, R.A.,  B.D., pastor of the church, in a few  fitting words welcomed the guests  Cupt. Knight having pioposed  the health of His Majesty King  George, and the company responding with a stanza of the National  Anthem, Mr. W. E. Adams proposed the second toast: "Our  Debt to the Foreigner." We were,  he said, living in the most critical  period of the world's history, and  if the ideal���" The world for Christ  in this generation "���it was up to  them as Methodists. The foreigner  had just the same right to live as  they had.  Mr. W. E. Cooper, seconding  the toast said, We owe a debt of  sympathy to the foreigner we could  only pay by love, and that, given  modern educational facilities, the  colored races were every whit  equal to the white.  " Our W. M. S." was proposed  by Mr. L. Dilworth, who confined  his remarks chiefly to interesting  statistics regarding the Society, and  said it was one every woman  should sustain  In seconding, Mrs. J. W. Jones  gave a moat interesting account of  the birth of the Society in 1801, at  Hamilton, when it raised $5,000  for missionary work. Last year  it raised $ 136,000. At the present  time, she said, there was not one  Methodist circuit in Canada where  the W. M. S. was not represented,  and the Kelowna branch was the  strongest in the Okanagan district,  Mayor Jones proposed " The  Chairman of Our District," and  spoke in appreciation of the work  of the Rev. John Robson. A  future was before the church they  could not span or even conceive.  Replying, Rev. John Robson,  B.A., Chairman of the District,  gave a brief sketch of the growth  of the church in the surrounding  circuits, bringing in some remarkable figures, showing how rapidly  it had grown. Railways, he said,  were fast opening up large tracts  of land, and men were settling in  in lonely places without either  church influence or religious en.  vironment. Travelling missionaries  were badly needed, but that again  meant funds, and wheie were they  to come from ? It rested with the  church people.  " Our Superintendent of Missions," was next proposed by Mr.  J. A. Bigger. Dr. White, he said,  had been in the work no less than  35 years, and 9 years as superintendent. He was a man beloved  by all, especially the loggers  amongst whom a great part of his  work had been accomplished.  Kelowna friend" should and did  feel honored by his presence.  Acknowledging the toaBt, Dr.  White remarked on the warm welcome that had been extended to  him.   He waa afraid he might be  Continued en psf. 9  Rutland News.  From our own correspondent.  Ihe Literary society meeting  took the form of a box social on  Friday evening last, the school  room being well filled. The evenings entertainment was in the hands  of the musical committee of the  society, and an interesting programme was arranged. Amongst  those who contributed were the  following:-- Miss Craig, Miss Mc-  Gee, Mi's Duggan, Misses Alda  McDonald, Gladys Bird, Flossie  Dilworth, Ida and Amy Fleming,  and Fanny Duggan ; Messrs. Wade  Whiteway, J. Fleming, E. Fleming,  P. Dilworth, and Tom Duggan. A  number of very tasteful boxes were  offered for sale by Mr. Wade, the  proceeds going towards the expenses of the society. To-morrow,  Friday, Mr. A. R. Lord, B.A.. of  Kelowna takes up the subject of  "Canadian Immigration Problems"  and next week is to be a debate  the details of which are to be arranged.  Mr. H. Brandon and wife are  visiting his sister, Mrs. W. Schell.  At the Sunday evening service  at the Methodist church, about 12  new members were received by  the pastor, Rev. W. Vance.  Mr. E. C. Goodrich has been on  the sick list for several days, suffer.  ing from severe rheumatism, and  has not been able to attend  business.  Mrs. Craig had ihe misfortune to  slip on the frozen ground last week  and sustained n badly broken wrist.  She was taken to the Kelowna hospital lo have it set, and is reported  to be getting along satisfactorily.  Black Mountain School  1 he following is a list of pupils  gaining percentages worthy of mention during the month of January  1912. The figures relate to conduct, regularity and punctuality,  and studies, in the order named.  1st DIVISION  Merriam Woolsey  Loraine Woolsey  Winifred Leathley  Earla McDonald  Rita Maxwell I.  Lillian Sproul I  Consuelo Woolsey  Everitt Fleming   I  Elwood Eleming I  Joy Fleming  Minnie Campbell /  Verna Dalgleish   I  Dora Pease  90  90  90  90  90  90  90  90  90  80  90  90  90  100 79  100 73  95 77  97 71  92 74  99 67  100 65  89 70  92 67  100 68  80 76  85 71  83 72  School Trustees Hold  Their First Meeting  Mr. Thos. Lawson Appointed  Chairman  The first meeting of the new  Board of School Trustees was held  Friday, January 26th, at 8 p.m.  Trustees elect: Messrs. Thos.  Lawson, Geo. S. MacKenzie, and  W. R. Trench, handed the secretary, Mr. G. H. Dunn, their statutory  declarations in accordance with  the law.  Mr. Thos. Lawson was elected  chairman for the year, on motion  of Trustee Trench.  After the minutes had been read  and adopted the chairman announced that Miss DeWolf had  been released from her position  on the teaching staff at her own  request, she having provided a  suitable teacher to act in her r lace.  A resolution was passed accepting Miss DeWolf's resignation and  confirming the appointment of  Mrs. K. Graham at a salary of $65  per month.  TIib engagement of Mr. Clarence  Fulton as teacher of the third  division at a salary ol $70 per  month was also confirmed.  A claim from Mr. Neil Gregory  for $40, balance of wages as  janitor, was allowed and ordered  paid.  The   following   accounts   were  also passed for payment:���  II. H. Millie, telegrams -  Kelowna   Furniture   Co.,   furniture  for high school        .  Chas.   Harvey,   taking    levels   for  cement walks -  W. R. Trench, stnlionerv (Dec.)  Wm. Haug, 13,400 lbs. coal   -  O.K. Lumber Co., 2 loads saudust -  Morrison.Thorupson   Co.,  suppiies  P. B. Willits and Co.. books   .  W.  Budden, removing   nnd   fitting  up desks, o.-c., in high school -  G. A.-Fisher, auditing for 1911  Trustee Irench was appointed  n committee of one to look after  supplies and teachers' i equipments and reports, and Trustee  McKenzie to attend to j nitor'a reports and care of grounds.  An older for seventy-five desks  was placed with the Kelowna  Furniture Co.  It waa resolved to follow the  rule that all orders for supplies  should be issued by the secretary,  a duplicate of all orders being  kept on file in the secretary's office.  2nd DIVISION  Amy Fleming  Mabel Duggan   [  Jeanie Warden  I  Margery Lanadowne  EHsha Monford  Elva Fleming    )  Evelyn Sproul   >  Mona Woolsey )  Bessie Duggan j  Mary Pease r  Donovan Woolsey )  Stanley Duggan I  Jenny Lock        I  Willie Lanadowne  75  100 80  80   93 80  80   94 78  75   87 82  75 100 66  65 100 70  65   98 72  65 100 70  75   80 76  65   97 70  65 100 66  65   92 71  75   66. 67  75   87 64  Items from Ellison  (From our owneorre.pondent.)  At a committee meeting of the  Ellison Literary Society, it waa decided to hold a concert on Friday,  February 16th. A goodly array of  talent will be provided, and the  admission fee will be 25c, children free,  A rock slide occurred on the  new road to Vernon last week, about eighteen feet of road being carried into the lake. The road is  now being repaired by Mr. Monford and his gang.  The railway surveyors have now  left the Mr. Chtistian's ranch and  gone to Oyama. It ia to be hoped  that the railway will soon be in  evidence and not be scared awav  by a few hungry hogs rooting up  the track.  6.47  67.50  11.50  4.70  79.57  3.50  19.73  13.75  3.00  15.00  Fire Destroys One of  C.P.R. Freight Sheds  The fire brigade were culled out  at 10 o'clock last night to an outbreak of fire in one of the C.P.R.  freight sheds. There was a little  delay in getting the alarm turned  in to the power-house, and the fire  had gained considerable hold before the brigade arrived. The  flames were soon subdued, however, when the two powerful jets  of water were brought to bear  upon them and very soon all  danger to surrounding buildings  waa over. There was, fortunately,  very little wind at the time, and  that was out to the lake and away  from the other sheds, the one in  ���vhich the fire occurred being that  facing the lake.  The shed contained some fifteen  tn twenty tons of baled hay, some  of it belonging to the Farmers'  Excnange. Two Gourlay pianos  consigned to the Kelowna Furniture Co. were badly burnt, and n  showcase belonging to W. Parker  and Co.  The sale of W. B. M. Calder's  store to P. Burns ot Co., was put  through by D. H. Rattenbury.  The carnival which was to be  held to-night at Fullers' rink has  had to be postponed for a week  owing to the weather. Too much  like summer for a skating carnival.  Try again next Thursday.  East Kelowna News  An interesting debate took place  Friday last, namely, " Should  Asiatics be Excluded from Canada ? " Messrs. T. L. Gillespie and  McKie supported the affirmative  and Messrs. Beaty and Leggnll iho  negative. After the set speakers  had finished a lively discussion  look place in which almost all present joined. On a vote the affirmative won by a large majority.  On Friday. Feb. 9th, Mr. M.  Cnrpendale, who is an enthusiastic  Gar'ic student, will give a paper  on " Early Gaelic Literature."  Mr. T. Duggan left Saturday  morrir.g last for Alberta for the  purpose of buying a car of horses  for himself and Dr. Richards.  Mius 1 larlin who has been confined to her room with sickness for  the past two weeks is still, we regret to hear, under the doctor's  care.  Anniversary services will be  held in the Baptist church next  Sunday. The Rev. C. W. Corey, of  Kamloops, will preach both morning and evening, and will also  address the brotherhood in the  afternoon on " The isolation Problem." On Monday evening the  choir, under the direction of Mr.  S. A. Good, assisted by Miss M.  Duggan, Soprano, Miss Barbara  Hov, contralto, Mr. Fred Pedlar,  tenor, Mr. S. Weeks, bass, and Miss  Delossa Fraser as accompanist, n  well assorted progiamme will be  rendered.  A movement is on foot to form  a squad of the Baden Powell Boy  Scouts. A meeting is being arranged for sometime next week for the  purpose of organizing.  C. James Bancroft as the 'Private Secretary The Orchard City Record.  Thufsdaij, Feb. 8  THE ORCHARD CITY RECORD  Publithtd every Thursday at the Ctfce,  Kelowna, B.C.  JOHS LEATHLEY, Editor and Proprietor.  Subscription $1.50 per annum.  To United Statei $2.00 pet annum,  Advertising  ates upon application.  Lecture Courses on  Fruitgrowing  Interesting  Program  by Government Experts  Very much greacer efforts, we  have been promised, are to be  made this year by the Department  of Agriculture to foster the fruit  industry, which year by year is  assuming proportions which make  it a matter to be reckoned with  amongst the many industries of  the province. Largely increased  grants, we understand, are to be  set aside not only for systematizing  the industry and securing the latest  information on markets and marketing methods, but in spreading  a knowledge of the most up-to-  date scientific cultural methods,  which must be adopted if fruitgrowing is to be placed upon a  permanent and successful basis.  Last year the horticultural branch  undertook to give short coursis of  instruction in the various fruitgrowing districts, and the scheme  met with the most favourable reception all over the province.  This year the couises are to be  repeated under the auspices of  I armors' Institute, on a much more  efficient and better arranged plan.  Instead of, as last year, Kelowna  having one course,split up amongst  (he various districts, each section  is to have its own complete course  of one or two davs as the case  may be.  Tho public is cordially invited to  be present at all or any of the lectures. Not only fruit-growers and  vegetable gardeners, but men in  all branches of farming, will find  the lectures on soils, cultivation and  plant growth of valne to them. The  courses are free to everybody.  The complete schedule of lectures is as follows :���  Okanagan Minion, February  12 and 13.  Monday Evening :--  7:30.���Orchard plant and Planting,  M. S. Middleton.  8:30.���Cultivation of orcliardi,  B. Hoy.  9:30.  -Lecture, illustrated   with   lantern  ���tides.  Tuesday Afternoon :--  2:30.���Culture of small fruits,  J. F. Carpenter.  3:30.���Pruning demonstration,  H. Thomber.  Tuesday Evening :--  7:30.���Commercial   potato   and   tomato  production. P. E. French.  8:15.���Irrigation in orchard and garden.  H. Thornber.  9:00.���Orchard pests and their control,  J. F. Carpenter.  Glenmore, February 12th and 13th  Monday Evening :--  7:30.���Practical orchard irrigation,  Hi Thornber.  8:15.���Commercial vegetable growing,  P. E. French  9:00.���Soil cuitivation and Fertility,  J. F. Carpenter.  Tuesday Afternoon :--  2:00.���Culture of small fruits,  B. Hoy.  3:00.���Pruning demonstration,  M. S. Middleton.  Tuesday Evening:--  7:30.���Orchard plans and planting,  M. S. Middleton.  8.30.--Orchard pests and their control,  B. Hoy.  9:30.---Lecture  illustrated  with   lantern  slide*.  K. L. O. Bench. February 14th.  Wednesday Afternoon :-���  2:00.���Potato and onion culture,  P. E. French.  3:00.���Demonstration in pruning,  H. Thornber.  Wednesday Evening :���-  7:30.���Planting and care of young  orchards. B. Hoy.  8:15.���Practical Irrigation,  H. Thornber.  9:Q0.���Soil cultivation and fertility,  B, Hoy.  Rutland, February 14th and 15th  Wednesday afternoon :--  2:00,���Culture of amall fruits,  J. F. Carpenter.  3:00.���Pruning demonstration,  M. S. Middleton.  Wednesday Evening :���-  7:30.���Planting and care of young orch.  anli, M. S. Middleton.  8:15.���Cultivation of orchards,  J, F. Carpenter.  9:00.���Lecture   illustrated   with   lantern  vi' v *���  1  3:00.���Practical irrigation in garden   and  orchard. H. Thornber.  Thursday Evening: ���  8:00.���Orchard pests and their control,  B. Hoy.  9:00.��� Budding and grafting demonstration, H. Thornber.  Ellison, February 15th and 16th.  Thursday Afternoon :--  2:00.- -Culture of small fruits,  j. F. Carpenter.  3:00. Pruning demonstration,  M. S. Middleton,  Thursday Evening :--  7:30. -Orchard   cultivation,  J. F. Carpenter.  8:15.-   Planting and care of young  orchards. M. S. Middleton.  Lecture illustrated with lantern slides.  Friday afternoon :--  2:00. -Potato and onion culture,  P. E. French.  2:45.--Practicul orchard irrigation,  H. Thornber.  3:30.���Orchard pests and their control.  B. Hoy.  Kelowna, February 16th  Friday afternoon :--  2:00.   Orchard plans and planting.  M. S. Middleton.  3:00.- Culture of small fruits,  J. F. Carpenter.  Friday Evening:���  8:00    How plants feed and gTOw,  J. F. Carpenter.  8:45. - Fertilizers, composition and uses.  B. Hoy.  9:30.-- Lecture    illustrated    by    lantern  slides, M. 5. Middleton.  Kelowna Public School  A MODERN W1ZA11D.  Love   Analysed   its   u   Disease,   and  Medical itfuu Offers Treatment  for Misplace*? Affection.  A London doctor has been analysing  the disease calli'd love. From a psychologist's standpoint he defines what  Is popularly known us "falling in  love" as a mere crystallisation of a  whole set of emotional tendencies and  ideas round some object. This  "nucleus of Ideas may become  solidified and grow in strength," and  to see that It dot'.-' .so is the tank of  the psychologist, always providing, of  Dourae, that the remuneration makes  It worth bin while to cull Into play  hie weird and wonderful powers.  Granted a generous reward on an  cash butilH, our psychologist adviser  will "unravel our mental tangles and  cure our bud habits." But these  trifles are merely dealt with by the  way, when trade U bad and lovers  possibly may be scarce. Under ordinary circumstances the task Bet  himself by the psychologist is "particularly to remedy cases of unrequited love or Jealousy " This gentleman will "educate and divert these  Ideas - provided the subject is willing ��� so that the loved object may  become a men* annoying incident In  one's life." Further good news 1b  contained in the declaration that  'husbands and wives who set bored  with each other ma) he made happy  and contented in each other's society." It is altogether a glorious  vista that 'his modem warlock opens  up to humanity His subtle spells  and magically amu!rod powers will  give us ��� at a certain fee per head  - a taste of the fearful joys uf a  charlatan's etyslum We smugly pride  ourselves thai we live In an enlightened age; hut the appearance of the  psychic treatment for misplaced affection and other Ills to which we are  heirs suggests some doubts on the  fact.  Report for Month Ending  January 31st, 1912  Attendance  No. on roll    Average  Div. 1 20 18.99  Div. II 40 26.89  Div. Ill 33 32.1!  Div. IV 36 34.50  Div. V 46 43.89  Div. VI 40 36.72  Div. VII 36 33.44  Attendance percentage : 94.80  Honor Roll  Entrance Class���Dorotliy Leckie.  Annie McLennan; (equal). Louie  Evans, True Davidson, Beatrice  Campbell.  Sr. IV���Dorothy Evans, Will Bradley.  Jr. IV���Dorothy Forrest, Margaret  Clarke.  Sr. Ill -Ian Weddell, Thos. Duggan  Lawrence Lemon.  Jr. Ill���Marsh Davidson, Harold  Herd man, Henry Crowley.  Sr. II���Pearl Downing, Bert Davis,  Allie Bawtenheimer, Lloyd Day.  Jr. II���Gladys Ling, Ray Elliott,  Almeda Oakes, Terence Crowley.  Sr. I���Leslie Richards, Hairy Bawtenheimer, Edythe Robison, Joe  Bouvette.  Jr. I���Flora Ball, Emile Marty, Nellie Jones, Leonard Gaddes.  Sr. II Primer���Bessie Haug, Violet  Dillon.  Jr. II Primer ��� Winnie Longley,  Geo. Oliver.  Sr. I Primer���Kim Chapman.  Jr. I Primer, (A) Grace Hinks, Geo.  Clement, Arthur Burnette, John  Dillabough.  (B) Wilbert Witter, Ettie Clem-  ent, Reginald Weddell, Henry  Witter.  (C) Matilda Oakes, Wong Kam,  John Buckland, George McLel-  land.  DAMPNESS WD DISEASE  Three   flood   and   Sufficient   Reasons  Why    lli.i.n.i.it).   Should   Keep  Auu.\   from  a   Mulsl  Environment*  Dampness is Injurious because of  the favourable environment It provides for bacterial growth; It affects  Ihe health by reducing the supply of  life-giving oxygen and il prevents the  hody from performing its norma)  function of elimination.  A damp atmosphere makes us feel  t��old This In turn uffeets the sweat  ducts, which lire to keep in the,  animal warmth of the body, and the  iweat glands ceaaa filtering out of  Ihe blood the Imimrltles they are intended to eliminate, These impurities  are then thrown hack on the kidneys  and littles fur removal, or are retained  within the system to crystallite in  the   form   of   uric   acid,   and   cause  rheumatism or Rout.  In the Becond place, the average  person, when en.-aged In ordinary  pursuits. Inhales from .3 to ti. cubic  feet of air per minute. Naturally, if  this air Is taken from a place where  [he air Is pure und of normal quality,  tlie amount of oxygon available for  the blood Will be appreciably more  than If taken from a dump place  where the humidity in the air has  reduced the amount of oxygen and  the air Is tainted with musty odors  and gases of putrefaction and decay.  UtBtly, a moist, warm environment  is the most BUltable for low forms of  vegetable life, like yeasts, bacteria  and molds.  For a aprain you will find Chamberlain's  Liniment excellent, it allaya the pain, remove! the aoreneM, and toon restores the  parts to a healthy conditien. 25 and 50  cent bottles for sale by all deatera.  They Make Good  Why?  They Are Made Right  That means a whole lot  in reference to any piece  of machinery. Waltham  watches are splendid specimens of the advanced  art of watchmaking and  embody all the latest and  best ideas known in the  watch world. No advertisement can do them jus-  tice.and we would ask you  to come in and let us  explain each and every  minute part that go to  make up these reliable  time-keepers.  No trouble to show their good points  Host   Pojl Ion   II)   Iti'il  There can be no particular rulo in  mioh h matter, enys a medical expert  on sloop, Blnce everyone must take  the position which is most oomfort-  nhle to him. the preat thliiR being to  have the body thoroughly relaxed.  Few people, however, retillse that the  mind Is an Important factor In this  matter If on waking yon find you  have been clenching your hand tightly, shutting your Jaw rigidly or keeping the legs tense, thlB la a positive  proof that both mint] and body are  tense dur!ng the day. Some effects  of such unfortunfito dally habits may  be counteracted by thoroughly  stretching the body on gelling Into  had. liaise first one arm then the  Other above the head, an I while pushing and stretching them up, push  downwards with Ihe legs. Do this  vigorously, for a few momenta and  follow It by a complete letting go or  relaxation of all the muscles uf the  body. Turn your mind to pleasant,  unexciting thoughts, repent a few  lines of verse or tlie like, and the  effect of this Will he felt on the body  Which will naturally assume a restful attitude. Very few people ll�� perfectly Htlll all ulght, and It lu no uso  trying to compel oneself to llu In a  certain position. That would at once  produce the tension one deslreB to  avoid, and would be like staying  awake to find out how Uj sleep.  Kail) School Text.Booki  The earliest text-book fur the instruction of children was the hornbook. Invented in 145(1 and used up  to thu cloae of Ihe eighteenth century. A thin slab of hardwood was  covered with parchment, on which  wore printed the capital and small  loiters, numerals, and somo elementary syllables and words. Over  this a thin sheet or transparent cow's  horn was placed and firmly bouud.  This, the Bible, and the sampler on  which little girls painfully stitched  the letters of the alphabet, and a  border of "herring-bone Htltch," or  Bome conventional pattern of Impossible flowers and foliage, comprised  tho bulk of the education given until  the commencement of the eighteenth  century.  W. M. PARKER & C0.,rw.fc.:  Rernsr'l Avenue, Kelowna -   Box flC'  Alt work absolutely guaranteed  Some folk are under tlie erroneous  Impression' that Ivy on the outside  walls of a houso tends to make It  damp. A thought on this subject. Is  enough to convince one of its fallacy,  since the Ivy mu.,t perforce extract  the damp from brick or none work in  order to live, for this moisture is  sasentlaNjo the plant.  "Some men are born great; some achieve greatness;  others have greatness thrust  upon them." - Shakespeare  Were You Born Great ?  Have You Achieved Greatness?  ill You have Greatness thrust on You ?  After asking yourself these three  great questions consult  LL VI1 1, The Homeseeker's Friend  who  has  the  finest  list  of  snaps  in   this beautiful City of  Kelowna  and is willing to assist you to achieving success which leads to greatness  One Lot on present railway track already in use $1,100  Enquire quickly as this is a quick money-maker  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, or if you are wanting to buy by putting you next to  some good snaps.  J. LEVITT,  P.O. Box 495.    Phone 194.  Corner Abbott St. and Lawrence Ave.  Office open every evening after supper.  Stock-Taking is Over  And we are busy opening up many lines of  New Spring Goods  Preparing for the Advent of Spring  In the men's furnishing department our  stock of Men's Working Gloves is complete; lined and unlined. Made up in  Chrome Tan Horsehide. Warranted  heat and water-proof. Will not harden.  Price $1.00 to $1.50 pair.  Working Shirts  We have a nice assottment of the  famous " H. B. K. " working shirts for  men. Full sized double seams, buttons  sewed on by hand.   Prices   -   $1.00 up  We wish to draw your attention particularly to our Children's Wash Dresses,  suitable for school wear. Made in all  colors and all sizes.  Prices from $1.27 to $2.50.  Remnants  Some exceptionally big bargains on our  remnant counter  Overalls  Good, strong Denim Overalls, any style.  $1.00 to $1.25  Leather Label Overalls  Fully guaranteed. Wears like a pigs  nose. Sitting room in every pair. Money  refunded if they prove unsatisfactory in  any particular.   Per pair -       -   $1.50  Odd Pants  Odd Vests, Hats and Caps, in  endless  variety.  Ladies' House   Slippers  Odd sizes.    Your choice  -       -    $1.00  Ladies' Oxford Shoes.   A lew  pairs (broken lines)   -       -       -   $2.00  Special Discounts  We are giving special discounts on  Dress Goods, Silks, Satins, Voiles, Lustres,  Lace, Linens, Flannelettes, Wrapperettes,  he.; and any material which is sold by  the yard. It will pay you to look up  your wants in any of these lines. We  can save you money.  Bargains  A few very nice Waists, in Silk, Nets,  and also Wash Goods, going at very  special prices.  'Phone 22  Lequime Bros. & Co.  'Phone 22 Thursday, Feb. 8  Orchard Oittj Record  PHONE 150  DALGLEISH & GLENN  IMPLEMENTS  FOR THE FARM  AND ORCHARD  We carry only the best lines of these goods, which will give  you satisfaction every time.  Buggies,    Wagons,   Democrats,   &c,  to suit all purchasers.  SPRAY OUTFITS  It is becoming every year more obvious that  spraying,  to be effective, must be thoroughly done.    The cheapest and  best way to handle an orchard of any size is with   a   power  outfit.   We carry the  I. H. C. Power Spray Outfit  complete with I, 2 or 3 h. p. engine wagon and   tank.   This  is giving satisfaction in some of the best fruit districts.  A New Departure  By the purchase of I. Cooper's Harness business we  have added a new branch. We are now carrying a  big stock of first-class  HARNESS   AND   SADDLERY  Repairs of all kinds by competent men.  FEED   ::  Hay,   Oats,   Bran,      heat,   Barley,   and  Oat   Chop.  DALGLEISH & GLENN,  Pendozi St. and Lawrence Avenue.  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.    -    "tf���  Horses For Sale  Dr. Richards and T. Duggan will be  shipping into Kelowna by March 1st,  Draft and General Purpose Horses  Each horse will be guaranteed to be as represented.   Orders  taken now for any class at  Office of Dr. RICHARDS  Residence   -   Pendozi Street  P. O. Box   -   346 Telephone   ���   42  JOB PRINTING  If it is an order for Printing you can make no mistake  in sending it to the  &ecorb (Bliitt  ��� Provincial and General News -  A. E. L. Jones. Armstrong's only  policeman died last week from an  attack of pneumonia.  A percentage of all winnings by  the public in gaming houses all  over France may be claimed by  the government soon. A bill taxing these winnings is now before  the Chamber of Deputies.  Throughout the Canadian west  there were 44,479 free home-stead  entries during the last fiscal year,  representing a total acreage of  7,116,640, which is an increase ot  nearly 3,000 entries over the previous year, hitherto the largest in  the history of the department.  Lake Superior, it is said, ia believed to be freezing over its entire  area. If so, it will be the first time  within the memory of the white  man. The ice field is now so great  that open water can only be seen  from a few points on either shore.  With Feburarv here, and its fame  as an ice-making month, there is  great reason for believing the entire surface will become solid.  Wet grain in the west is said to  be a serious problem just now.  Hundreds of thousands of bushels  have been exposed to the weather  all winter for want of storage facilities. At Veregin, Sask., in one  pile is 500,000 bushels covered  with snow. 1 his belongs to the  Doukhobor colony. The Free  Press estimates that there are 30,-  000,000 bushels of damp wheat in  the West.  Consumption of Box Lumber  The reported consumption of  lumber for boxes and shooks in  Canada during 1910 was over one  hundred and fifty-tight million  feet, valued at two million two  hundred and seventy-three thousand dollars. The figures were  compiled by the Forestry lianch of  the Department of the Inlei ioi from  reports received from one hundred  and two box factories, over one  half of which are in Quebec.  Hit Him Again  A church home in a certain rural  district was sadly in need of repairs. The official board had called a meeting to see what could be  done toward raising the necessary  funds. One of the wealthiest and  stingiest of the adherents arose and  said that he would give five dollars  and sat down.  Just then a bit of plastering fell  from the ceiling and hit him squarely upon the head, whereupon he  jumped up, looked confused and  said: " I er~I mean I'll give fifty  dollar?," then again resumed his  seat. After a brief silence a voice  was heard to say, " Oh Lord, hit  'in. again I"  It's generally the fellow who  does not know any better who  does the thing that can't be done.  You see, the blamed fool doesn't  know it can't be done, so he goes  ahead and does it.���Ex.  This is the Mason of the year when  mothers feel very much concerned over  the frequent colds contracted by their children, and have abundent reason for it as  every cold weakens the lungs, lowers the  vitality and pave* the way ot the more  serious diseases that ao often follow. Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is famous for its  cures, and ia pleasant and safe to take. For  sale by all dealers.  Chinese revolutionary chiefs declared that immediately any world  power formally recognizes the proclaimed republic of China as an  actually existing state, the Chinese  revolutionists will be given $250,  000,000 to support the new nation,  a powerful syndicate of American  and British financiers, including interests affiliated with the Standard  Oil Company, having guaranteed  this tremendous sum. In return  for this enormous loan, New China  grants to the syndicate a monopoly  on the development of oil and  mineral wealth in China.  Three young boys set fire to  Holy Cross College at Farnham,  Quebec, causing a Ior-s of $125,000.  A disastrous fire occurred in  Penticton last week destroying the  building of the Penticton Mercantile Co., and doing damage to the  i xtent of $ 18,000. The telephor e  system suffered about $300 loss by  wires melting etc.  The two new turbine Canadian  Par ric Empresses for the service  betwien Vancouver, Victoria, Yokohama and Hongkong will be  vessels of war as well as of commerce.  The Duke of Fife's successor to  the earldom of Fife will be Jekyl  Chalmers Duff, who has been, for-  several years a policeman in Australia.  For the purpose of obtaining the  aid of the government in moving  8,000 Doukhobors from Saskatchewan to British Columbia, Peter  Veregin, their leader in the former  province, is visiting Ottawa to see  Premier Borden. According to  Mr.Veregin, two thousand already  have gone to British Columbia,  where they hnve obtained 12,000  acres near Nelson for the purpose  of fruit growing.  1 he Canadian Northern is building roilways faster than they can  provide rolling stock to equip them  They have a standing offer to any  construction company to take from  diem all the rolling stock they can  build for five years.  A deliberate attempt to wreck  British Columbia Electric power  system, with the evident object of  destroying the lighting and power  system in Vancouver, was unearthed by the Burnaby police.  In the House of Commons, Ot  tawa, Hon. Robt. Rodgers announced that the Dominion Govern,  ment would systemize the work of  advertising Canada abroad, with  the co-operation of the various  provinces.  All that is left of the old battle-  ship Maine is to be floated out of  Havana harbor by March 1st and  sunk in the deep waters of the  Gulf of Mexico.  Another of the unfortunate class  A submarines of the British navy  two of which had sunk previously,  and on board two others of which  various members of their crews  had been killed or injured in explosions, went to the bottom of  the sea last week at the entrance  of Spithead, with a loss of fourteen  lives ��� four lieutenants and ten  members of the crew. Not one  man escaped.  Do you know that more real danger lurks  in a common cold than in any other of the  minor ailments > The safe way is lo take  Chamberlain'a Cough Remedy,a thoroughly  reliable preparation, and rid yourself of the  cold as quickly as possible. This remedy  is for aale by all dealers.  Day 'Phone, 33 Night Phone, 88 P. O. Box, 114  I We Specialize  IN PIANOS  Heintzman   and Gouilay Pianos and  Players always in stock.  Our Prices are lower than elsewhere in Canada.  Kelowna Furniture Company  Undertakers and Embalmers  The Okanagan Steam Laundry  Batchelors  are invited to send us their laundry, and  save  themselves any  furiher trouble  in  this  line.   We will  call for,  deliver, and  Mend  your Clothing, and wash it with least possible wear on the goods.  "Cry our collar worr\ {'phone 195) and  Get the   Best Satisfaction  Sr\fj> Express charges  Down Town Office       -       -        J. B. Whitehead's Pool Room  Rough and Dressed Lumber.  Shingles, Siding, Doors, Windows,  Mouldings,  Etc.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited  One of the Best  Revenue-producing Buildnings  In  the  Business Centre of Bernard Avenue  50 ft. Frontage  PRICE $12,500.  HEWETSON and MANTLE, Ltd.  KELOWNA-WEST BANK |  STEAM FERRY  Leaves Kelowna 9 a.m., 3.30 p.m.  Leivet Westbank 9.30 a.m., 5 p.m.  Extra Service on  Wednesdays & Saturdays  Leaves Kelowna 11 a.m.  Leaves Westbank 11.30 a.m.  BEAR CREEK SERVICE,  FRIDAYS i  Leaves Kelowna 10 a.m., 4.30 p.m.  Leaves Bear Creak 10.30 a.m., 5 p.m.  A new and Fast Gasoline Launch now i  in commission for hire.  TERMS CASH  E. E. HANKINSON  'Phone No. 108.    Resi.1. Phone, 105.  An ad. in the Record is the  hall-mark of a progressive business. Insist upon people knowing you're there.  ERSKINE & CAMPBELL i  Builders and  Contractors.  Plans & Estimates Furnished !  Residence, Park Ave.  P.O. Box 75.  Bouvette's Livery  New Premises:  Next to FIRE HALL  Careful and prompt attention  to all orders for  LIVERY, EXPRESS  and DRAYING  Rigs for Hire turned out in  good style.  GLENM0RE FRUIT LANDS  Situated within one half mile of town, and being  ���bout loo feet above the lake, it command* a beauti-  ful view of the town, \fkr and ������mounding; country.  Ideal Fruit Soil. Abundance of Water.  Close to Town and Market.  There it only one GLENMOKE. Don't miss the op.  portuntty of selecting a few acrea of thia desirable  property.  If you wish a cheap building lot or an acre of land call oh ua and we will  ���how you our sub-division  d>   WOODLAWN   ��  Just four blocks from the centre of the town.     Prices low.   Term* easy,  monthly payments if ao desired.  Fire Insurance  We represent only the best board companies.  The Central Okanagan Lands, Ltd.  KELOWNA, B.C. The Orchard City Record.  Thursday, Feb. 8  ARE POISONED  Brtrr   Year   Brings   Its   lU'eoril  Children    Who    Hnve    Been  Poisoned   Ah  A   Kemill   of  Bating    Berries    from  the Woods.  LONDON AM) PABIS  Th* British Capital Wears n Sombre  Face but the Laugh is Ever In  ) "Gay Paree."  London is the world'a male-city. It  ever remains a city, or If it take on a  0f Boul ft is that of uome terrific, almost  Inhuman, force. You never turn  smiling on It when you arrive, or  amile to yourself when you think of  It, as one thought of a loved one.  London receives you with a preoccupied alT, ia sombre, heavy browed.  autumn brings ^ ^an Berioue nffairs to think of, and  cannot relax to smile on you and  make you welcome, You cannot take  It by the arm and make free with it.  You  feel   there  would  he  wondering,  Erery aummer and  Its record of children who have been  -poisoned, sometime with fatal effects,  u  a  resudt  of  eating  some   berries  leaves, or other parts or plants which  they have pdeked in the woods.   One Kftttto��J*" on ff0. if yon {M nny  of tho ttnt things a child should ho "^8  which   would   brt  tourht   is  never   to  eat   any   berries monotony  of    he  usual  ' rou   must   walk   sedately,   he  of   the  break   the  sober  the ordered.  except the well-known harmless ones  ���uch aa blackberries, wild strawberries or raspberries. Little ones must  be watched till they are old enough  to recogndse edible fruits, but even  when very young they may be taught  not to try eating anything wliich is y0'("  unknown. The plants that are most  oomrnonJy responsible for illness and  even death when eaten by children  are privet berries, laburnum seeds,  aconite leaves, the brilliant red, juicy  berrleis of the arum (lords and ladies)  and the woody nightshade. The deadly night shade la pretty well known  to be puitsonouti, but it is tar less coiu-  BTOWd, keep on the pavement.  In Paris one who does anything,  however fooliBh. however odd, to  bring some colour, some variety Into  ife Is welcomed. Parisians love the  unusual, the Improvised, the daring,  know approving, sympathetic  "���yes on you as you parade your emotions, air your eccentricities, or defy  convention in any form. The French  lo not see why shows should be kept  !or theatres only; they would have  their streets a stage, with a thrill  it every corner That Is why the  llamboyant Bohemian, the poet, the  1 reamer, the lover, all half-mad souls  moo   than   the   woody   nightshade  or ,)l<Ht, whn Hrorn ronvpn,i()nH bpr(mae  biter-sweet.    The common hemlock is  h strong poison, but there Is nothing  to tempt chi'ldren to eat it; one danger, however. li*M In Its hol-low stem,  from which uh.M.es ,i.:.y he made,  and these of course when put to the  mouth will convey the poisonous  Juice to the membranes and the sa.Xe  by which moans It may reach the  stomach.  THE BUSINESS SPY  Each ol the Two Great  World's Oil  Trust* Hnie n Large Number of  Private Detectives lo Watch  Each Other.  In old days, before Patent Acts had  been passed to confer weal-deserved  monopolies upon inventors, the man  who discovered a new process In the Lntfisl Idea to Promote Raped Growth  their minds are on bigger things are  it home there.  The soul that looks out of the eyes  jf Paris is that of one who has lived,  *nd loved, and tasted life's many  pobletB, ami remained young, and gay,  ind above all tolerant in spite of nil  ler experiences She will look with  >n indulgent eye on your follies, for  ;!ie has known them, and will know  them again; she will laugh on a sigh  it your extravagances, knowing how  Meeting is the season when one dare  De exuberant; she will take you to  her heart, and with strange lures  make you forget she has had other  overs; she will let you go. the old  Salf-mocklng, half-tender smile still  )n her lips, (lone with her may be  four illusions and your faith, but for-  ?et her you cannot, ever.  CHLOUOFORMING  PLANTS  arts or in  mechanics too a  the most  elaborate precautions to guard it.  He worked behind locked doors; his  workmen wore pu>t under oath not to  reveal the process, aid wen.- searched  when going out, while all visitors  were rigorously excluded.  The business spy ot those days had  to resort to the most elaborate disguise, and he practically carried his  life iu his bands, Tho man who, in  177U, Btole the famous Huntsman process for malting steel, got access to  the Attereliffe works under the guise  of a half-frozen tramp, who begged  admission one bitter  winter night.  To-day the owner of a patent Is  protected by law from Infringement  In every country iu the world, yet  the trade spy ts far more numerous  than he was a century ago.  (   The Oil Business  There has been, and is, war in tin  of  Plants  In  tn  Compel Sleep.  One would think, at first sight, that  in anesthetic would retard the blossoming of a plant, instead of hasten-  ng it. The action would seem, however, to resemble that of a man who  takes u Bleeplng-draught in the afternoon so that he might get to sleep  tarller and wake at 2 a.m. to take a  train.  it was found by experiment that  in plants, as in animals, ether and  ���hloroform cause every Indication of  sleep, and during the past few years  'he system of treating plants in this:  way, to hasten them through the resting periods, has been adopted com-  Hally with extraordinary success.  Thus, "a lilac-bush may be lifted from  the ground at the cud of the summer,  while the leaves are still on It, nnd  ftept for several hours under the in-  oi'l trade.    The two great companies 'luence of ether.   By this means such  ��� one of  which draws  its  supplies ,n effect Is produced on the tissues  from America, the other from Russia *3 u would have taken Nature months  ��� have been out ting prices. i0 accomplish.    It is now easily pos-  Part of the campaign  ��� the most siD]e to flower lilac twice In the same  Important   part  ���   Is   conducted   hy pear by etherising the plant and sub-  Bplea.    The Standard  Oil,  it Is said, lequently forcing it in the hot-house,  employe no fewer than eight hundred Plants   to   be  etherised   are  brought  secret  police, many of  whom act as rirst into a dry condition at top and  laid employees In  tho works of the root, and  then  placed In an  airtight  rival company. structure.    The  door  Is   sealed,   and  Thus1 the  rival   oil   companies  are the   ether   applied   through   a   small  kept   informed  of  the yield  of their riole In the roof Into a vessel Is the  enemies' wells, of the names of the'r nouse, and  the fumes,  Delng heavier  customers,  the  wages  they  pay, and than the atmosphere, hang about near  particularly of the prime cost of the ihe  floor,  where  the  plants  are ar-  carrlr.ge   of   their   products   to   tho ranged.    The ether has the effect of  various  markets. drying up the moisture in tho tissues,  In   England,   many   of   the   great md it is thought that In tlie natural  Wholesale firms have their own corps reBt of plants there Is a gradual dry-  of  secret police.    There   is  at  least ,ng process at work, which, for want  one   firm   of   whisky   manufacturers jf   better   knowledge,   the   cultivator  whose secret agents constantly  visit inscribes   as   the    ripening   of   the  the rriaKors, their object being to see tissues."  that no inferior substitutes are offer  ed to customers In place of their own  brand.  The owners of woll-known brands  of patent articles, such as soap, drugs,  motor-car tyros, etc., also send round  Bad   limes for Nobles!  One   sign   of   the   prevailing   hard  Imes In Germany Is the appearance  the newspapers of advertisements  men, whom they tall "inspectors," to ^ noblomon seeking ready-made for-  see that tho re-Uii-1 firms do not Hell tunes with wives attached, The de-  thotr  products   below   the  advertised niand   for   heiresses,   American   and  prices.  How Dressmakers Suffer  The worst sufferers from trade  spies are the fash.ouable dressmakers.  Very large prices are paid to the  artists who design new fashions in  ladies' dretsea, and these, of course,  can he registered, and so protected.  Firms, however, that either cannot  or will not pay the best artists aro  always on the look-out for these designs as soon as they appear; for, by  making a few trivial alterations, they  elude the copyright, and so manage to  profit  dishonestly   by   tho   brains  of  others.  rtherwlae, was never so great as now.  Titles in the market range from  Princes downward, and even the staid  .ild "Vossische Zeitung" contains the  following advertisement:���  Prince, 28 years old, of noble appearance. Wishes immediate marriage  condition, $125,000.  This Is typical of many other advertisement*. It would seem also that  there are almost ns many heiresses  looking out for titled husbands, as  Witness the following tempting announcements:���  Refined, handsome young lady of  34, multi-iuarrlonaires, seeks a Count  In military service.  Countess, possessing millions, but  divorced, seeks a second match with  MANUFACTURED MILK  Cows are not numerous In Japan, a, gentleman hearing a noble title,  but the Japanese are fond of milk,  and to meet th.s demand In tho face  of a natural shortage they long ago  put their wits to work and evolved  a proiiuot that the average person  cannot distinguish from the regular  dairy article.  The artificial milk Is derived from  the soja bean. The beans are first  soaked,  then   boiled   in   water.    Pre  Lost Her Vi.uclly  A few days ago two young ladles  hailed a tramcar, entered It, and  found only standing room. One of  them whisperen" to her companion: ���  "I'm going to get a seat from one  af these men,    You  take notice,"  She looked down the row of men  nnd selected a Bedate gentleman who  eently tho liquid  turns white;  sugar bore  ���,��� ra,   Bcttled  uppeIirttnce  and  phosphate  o    potash    n   proper ��� a morrf1>d mnn.   S]le 8a(ft       ��  quangos are added, and tie bol kg |ljm   a������ ��� ������._  continued until a substance the tbiclc- ���M dcnr'Mr. Qroen, ,,ow ��� ��� M.  ness of molasses Is obtained. This , Btrang(,r. wlll , accop, vour �����at7  fluid corresponds very accurately We��� ,"������ fe(!, L,red  with  ordinary  condensed   milk,  and  ooooooooooooooooooooooooog  8   IN THE SCIENTIFIC WOULD  OOOOOOCOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  WIIKN XATIKE KICKS  >D   S  when water Is added cannot be told  fiom fre&h. If the present rro in the  price of British milk continues we  can foiesce a b.g run on soja beans.  Now, Jlr. M.lkrcu ;, Lowarc!  ,  A man should never try to keep  an/ secrets from his wife. Some  kind friend will come along and tell  her, anjiow.  ^^^^^^^ I heartily admit.   Thank you so much."  The sedate gentleman ��� ft total  stranger, of course ��� looked, listened, then quietly rose and gave her  his seat, saying:���  "Sit down, Jane, ray girl. Don't  often sec you out on a washing day.  You must feel tired, I'm sure. How's  jour mistress?"  The young lady goi her seat, but  lost her vivacity.  Science  Shows  that  Overfeeding Is  Responsible for Many Ills Unit  Affect Mankind.  It la surely a reflection on our present-day "civilisation" to find that we j  are still immersed In, surrounded by,  and suffering from an Incalculable  amount of Illness and disease In every  shape and form, says a scientific  writer, who claims over feeding Is at  the root of the evil, and suggests a reform In our dietary that would  eliminate disease, and maintain the  average human frame In sound health.  Advocating a two-meal-a-day plan, he  says:  "if we would only, after rising In  the morning, Walt some two or three  hours, exercise a little, or do some  work, the whole system would be far  more ready to digest and assimilate  the food; therefore, it would be Infinitely better for most of us If we  would lake our flrBt meal at eleven  or twelve o'clock, with nothing whatever before that, unless It be a little  fruit; then wait for some six, seven,  or eight hours before we have our  second meal; we should thus have  allowed sufficient time for the organB  of digestion to empty themselves  thoroughly; and be It remembered  again, that It Is not until such organs  are thus emptied of food that actual  Incorporation of food into the tissues  takes place. 1 must Impress on my  readers It Is only that which Is incorporated, and not what is eaten,  which nourishes us.  "This plan of two meals a day  would alone be the means nf renovating iu the case of many diseases. I  see men and women constantly whom  1 know will, sooner or later, have a  fit of apoplexy, simply because their  blood vessels are over-charged, or  have become degenerate through overfeeding. There are thousands of  deaths annually due to tills cause, and  most of such are preventable."  A NOTED SCIENTIST  It Is eighty years since the British  ABOBOlation first met. One of Its  avowed objects was the "removal of  any disadvantages of a public kind  which Impede tho progress of  Science." Science la able now to rehire the compliment. At last the  voice of Science, in the person of Sir  William Ramsay, the ('resident, has a  practical message that will bring tlie  country to a knowledge of the limitation of its national resources, and of  the nature of national economy. Sir  William Ramsay is a Scot. He was  horn at Glasgow on the second of  October, l.Siil Like so many other  famous Scots, he passed through the  Edinburgh Academy and the University. That was In tho days when  German learning dazzled thinking  Britain; so Tubingen marked his next  step. In 1874 he became Tutorial  Assistant of Chemistry at Glasgow  University, and at the age of twenty-  eight obtained his first Professorship  at University College, Bristol, a  "chair" wliich he held for seven years,  at the end of which time he became  Principal or the College. So far as  the general public is concerned tlie  two outstanding features of Sir William's life are his knighthood, which  was conferred in 1902,nnd his research  into the properties of radium. His  paper on argon, written in conjunction with Lord Hayleigh, lends us  into the purely scientific domain,  wherein the properties of helium,  radium and tho products of pitchblende are as yet sealed questions to  the layman. Scientific research has  reached a point at which the discovery of new practical qualities In  minerals and new arrangements of  heat or force-producing matter may  at any time be made. To Sir William  Ramsny In Britain and to Madame  Curie In France tlie mnn of to-day 1b  looking for developments.  Cheap Aerophones  Anyone will be able to buy a complete outfit for aerophonlng for $100  in a little whllo. Sir Wm. Bull, tho  chairman of the Grlndell-Mntthews  Wireless Telephone Syndicate, told an  Interviewer that this would probably  be the price of Uie two necessary  small boxefl, and it Is expected that  before long the aerophone will be  lu everyday use. "One of the largest  firms of financiers In England,"  snld Sir William, "have taken  a great Interest In the Invention. They allowed us to  use their strong-room for experiments. The room Is built of chilled  ���teal, and Is air-tight, so that our  operator could only remain In It for  10 minutes. In thai time he got connected with another operator on the  roof of the building. Experiments have  also been successfully carried out  and I, myself, have In the early  stages of the Invention spoken  'through' the walls of a suite of  rooniB." Tho two boxes which complete the outfit are about nine cubic  Inches each, nnd aro made of mahogany.  Science for Its Own Sake.  Blr James Dcwar recently pointed  out that the whole cost of a century's  research of experiments at the British  Hoyal Institution has been only about  ��120,000. What an Insignificant sum  to pay for the benefits mankind had  received from the splendid luveBtlga-  tloiiB of Young, Davy, Faraday, Tyn-  dall, Dewar himself, and others. Yet  most of tho labours of Uiobc men were  carried out honoris causa, and not for  immediate  material  benefit.  She Was at Sea.  It was her first sea voyage. She  wsb continually troubling the officers  about whales. A dozen times a day  she besought, one or other of tho crew  to call her If a whale waB in sight.  At hint, the captain getting somewhat  impatient, said to her, "But, madam,  why do you concern yourself so much  about whales?" "Captain," she answered, "I want to see a whale blubber. It must be very Impressive to  lee such a large sea monster crying."  KELOWNA OPERA HOUSE  ONE NIGHT  s  Tuesday, Feb.  13th,  1912  Do you know that the distinguished English Comedien  is bringing the  Private   Secretary  And Company of English Artists of the highest standard,  with new scenery and costumes direct from England.  As witnessed under the patronage and immediate presence  of their Excellencies Earl and Countess Grey and Suite at  Ottawa, on October 4, 1911; and they were in poroxsyms of  laughter until they had to wipe their eyes and gasp for breath  It "s the funniest comedy ev r seen.  Prices:    $1.50, $1.00, 75c, 50c.  ON  SALE   AT   CRAWFORD'S  Let the Peerless  Incubator Make Poultry*  Raising Pay   You Big Profits  The Peerless Incubator, Canadian designed and  built, as the result of actual experience in practical  poultrying, is making poultry pay 20,846 farmers  in the Dominion to-day. The Peerless Incubator is  making poultry-raising pay in many a city back-yard  The Peerless Incubator can do the same for you,  and   the   Peerless   Way   will   show   you   how.  We publish a  handsome   book which tells   the whole story and   gives you  the proof.     You should read the book.   It is called " When Poultry Payg."  Send   to   us   for  the   book, and   we will gladly   furnish you with one copy,  postage   paid  and  without charge.     Send  to-day for "When Poultry Pays."  LEE MANUFACTURING CO., Limited,  150, Pembroke Street, PEMBROKE, Ont. Thursday, Feb. 8  Sore  Throats  i  Need Prompt  Attention.  Everybody is full of advice  when you are suffering and if  you tried them all you would  be busy, even if you did wait  until the inflamation subsided  in natural course.  Orchard Gittj Record  BUT  Ny,  aVs Sore  Throat Cure  used promptly, gargled frequently  according to directions  stops the  trouble in short order.  It is the best thing we know  of.  If that does not stop it the  first day see a physician and  make sure there is nothing  serious wrong.  Price, 25c  P. a Hits & Co.  DRUGGISTS and  Kelowna,  PHONE 19  STATIONERS  B.C.  The Churches  ANGLICAN  St. Michael and All Angels' Church.  Muly ���,u n anion, fn.t    and third Sundsv. in the  month st a a.m.; .acond and fourth Sunday., after  Morning Prayer.  Litany on the first and third Sunday..  Motnim Prayer St 11  o'clock ;   Evening Player at  7:30.  St. Andrew's, Okanagan Mission  Firat Sunday in the month, HolyomunionatSa.r  matin, and Litany,  11 a.m.  Evensong 7:30  Second Sunday, Matins and Holy Comuniou at  ...    tloly I.  Evensong 7:30  KEV THOS. GREENE. B. A.. Rector.  Rev.. H. MEYRICK, Asstst.nl Prie.t.  PRESBYTERIAN  Knox Presbyterian Church, Kelowna.  Morning Service, at II a.m.: evening..rvics.at 7:30  p.m.   Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.  weekly Prayer Mealing on Wedneadaya at I p.m.  Bonroiilin Presbyterian Church.  Afternoon service at 3 p.m. Sunday School at 2 p.m.  REV. A. W. K. HERDMAN. Pastor.  METHODIST  Kelowna Methodist Church.  Sabbath Service at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.  Midweek service Wednesday at 8 p.m.  REV. J. W. DAVIDSON. B.A.. B.D., P.Mor.  THE POYKBTr OF CIIISA  ! So   Poverty   Stricken   are   Certain  ClMiee that no Weed or Fungus  Escapes the meaner.  "Nowhere can the student of mnn'l  ���trufftlo with Mb environment find a  more wonderful spectacle tl.au meets  the eye from a certain aeven-  thous&nd-foot paae amid the great  tangle ot mountains In West China  ttktt give blTtli to the Han, the Wol,  and the rivers that make famed  Sandmen tho 'four-river province.'  Kxeept whore Bteepneas or rock-  outcropping forbids, the alopes are  cultivated from the valley of tlie  Tung-I.o right up to the .summits, five  tl.oi.aend feet above.  "Were it not for an agriculture of  InoredlHe ptrlnttaklng: the fertility of  the soil would have been spent ages  ago. In n low-lying region like Klaug-  ���u, for example, the farmer digs an  oblong seUling-bnsin, Into which  every part of his farm drains. In the  spring, from Kb bottom ho scoops for  fertiliser tho rich deposit washed from  his fields. It Ik true the overflow  from hia pond carries away some precious elements, but these he recovers  by dredging the private canal that  connects him with tho main artery of  tho district.  "No natural resource Is too trifling  to be turned to account by the teeming population. The sen Is ru'ted and  strained for edible plunder. Seaweed  and kelp have a place In the larder,  tlreat quantities of shell-fish, no bigger than one's finger-nail, are opened  and made to yield a food that finds  Its way far inland. The fungus that  springs up In the grass after a rain  la eaten. Fried sweet potato-vines  furnish Ihe poor mail's table. The  roadside ditches are balled out for  the soke of fishes no longer than one's  finger. Great panniers of strawberries, half of thorn still green, are collected lu the mountain ravines and  offered In the markets. \'o weed or  stalk eseapes the bamboo rake of 'lie  autumnal fuel-gatherer. The gruss-  tufts on the rough slope? are dug up  by the roots. The slckie reaps the  grain close to the ground, for straw  nnd td.al'f are needed to bum under  the rice-kettle. The leaves of the trees  are a crop to Le oarefully gathered,  One never sees a rottlug slump or a  mossy log. Bundles of brush, carried  miles on the human bn��k, heat the  brick-kiln and the potter's furnace.  After the last trees have been taken,  the far and forbidding heights are  soaJed by lads with axe :md mattock  to eut down or dig up tl e Beedllngs  that. If left alone, would reolothe tiie  devastated ridges.  Ti:\('l(t.\(J THK ��"()  The train:.]; or animals, to teach  them to perform all Borts of entertaining ir:il!s. Is a task that requires  talent on the |i it of the trainer, but,  above   all,   demands   patience   and   a  thoi slily     methodical     procedure.  Begin with the do;;, and see how he  s taught Ills tricks.  The first thing ever;- dog must  lenrn Is his name. Select a short,  sharp-sounding name, and stick to  It. .Never call him anything olse. If  rou have several dogs, Hie name la  (aught on the same prine'ple. Divide  their food, and then, placing a piece  Jn the ground call each In turn by  Us name, and give him the food when  lie comes for it. Send the others  back If they come forward out of  '.heir turu. By and by they will learn  that a certain name Is always asao-  slated with a certain dog. Ramble  miong the dogs, und cull out one of  their names every now and then. If  the right dog conies to you, reward  tilni with a piece of cracker. Pay  no attention to the other dogB. They  ��ill learn very soon; and the first  treat lesson ��� dependence and obe-  Jlence ��� will have been learned.  TOUT "il AT LlOrBS" MJUJ.8  A Well Known Phrase to Most People,  but Few are Familiar with Its  Real Significance.  In the first place, It may be aa well  to explain that Lloyd's It not an insurance company. It is simply a combination of Individual members, each  member transacting his own business,  but being bound by the common rules.  Iu other words, Lloyd's does not insure as a body, all business being  transacted by Individual members.  These members divide the rlBk, each  member taking a small proportion  only.  Thus, In the case of a policy for  15000 It Is quite probable that the  rlBk would be split up between ten  members. Each of these members  would sign the policy, stating the  amount of risk undertaken. As the  Blgnn'ures are written on the policy  one under the other, the meaning of  the term "underwriter" becomes apparent.  In the case of a large policy, there  may be columns of names, and so It  would happen that should a vessel be  wrecked no Individual person  would be responsible for the whole  Ios6, In Ihe case of disaster no member would have to pay more than  the amount underwritten by him. It  frequently happens that the fractional  risk taken'by an underwriter may be  underwritten again by other people,  who will thus shnre Mb loss, If Buch  occurs.  Lloyd's was started about the year  HISS by Edward Lloyd, the first of  the Lloyds, who kept a coffee shop In  Tower Street, and who at the same  time provided such facilities for  marine insurance that his name has  always remained as the title of the  association of underwriters who  transact  business under its auspices.  Lloyd's grew and prospered. So  much so that the members made  fortunes. The years 1811 and 1871  were red letter yeurs in the history  of Hie association, the former witnessing the organisation of the company on the lines on which It is still  conducted, and the latter tlie Act of  Incorporation.  In every port and upon every coast  Lloyd's are represented, and at the  present moment there are no less than  5000 agents stationed nil over the  globe. The movements of every ship  from point to point are known lo  these men, and, as they are In constant communication with headquarters iu London, the latter are in  a position to answer all inquiries relative to vessels in which Lloyd's aro  interested.  Marine Insurance and marine information are the specialities of  Lloyd's, but everv kind of risk is  undertaken. The underwriters will  insure any porson Pgnlnst practically  any Imaginable contingency.  PROFESSIONAL AND  I      BUSINESS CARDS  BURNE & TEMPLE  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, etc,  KELOWNA, :: B.C.  R. B. KERR  Barrister  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA, :: B. C  C. Harvey. B.A., Sc, C.E., D.L.S, B.C.L.S.,  and B.C.L.S.  CHARLES   HARVEY,  CIVIL  ENGINEER   and   LAND  SURVEYOR.  Kelowna,    B. C.  Phone 147. P.O. Box 231  FULLER SAYS  NOW is the time to have your Buggy or Auto  Painted.     Bring  them along at once.  Prices to suit all.  A Full Selection of Wall Paper  Your choice from Toronto, Winnipeg and Vancouver stock. A postcard or 'phone 113 will bring  you the Samples from which to make your selection.  No Trouble lo Shot) the Samples.  RICHARD H. PARKINSON  BRITISH COLUMBIA LAND  SURVEYOR.  CIVIL ENClNEER  Tlianki  g  you  for  past  favours  we  hear  solicit your future  patronage.  FULLER and SONS  P.O. BOX 137  KELOWNA  Dr. J, W. Nelson Shepherd  DENTIST  P. 0. Ilnx- eis  Corner Peneozi Street and  Lawrence Avenue.  Always lift "At Home" Day  CY.rpetiter-niason birds would probably own tho hornbills as the head  of their profession. A Lair of these  birds make their neat iu the trunk  of a tree, and the female, when about  to lay her eggs, enters Ihe hole and  does not come away until the eggs  are hatched. There is no way utit,  for her lord calmly fastens her in by  plastering up the hole through which  she has entered, leaving only a narrow slit through Which she can thrust  out her beak to he fed by hltn, The  male has a bard time in feeding her  and the whole family whioh Is presently hatched. Still, his family costs  hint less than does thut of the eider-  duck, whioh plucks tlie down from Its  .snowy breast to line her nest.  Birds build pretty well everywhere,  with   all   manner  of  material.    The  king-fisher  is  content  to  have  evil-  Havtog taught a dog to fetch and   fmellii"Si fish-bones   in   the   hollow  which  he  will  easily learn  BAPTIST  Kelowna Baptiit Church, Ellice St.  Sabbath Set vi>.ci ul II a.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Sabbath School al 10 a.m.   All welcome.  Wed . 7.30. Rev. D. J. Welsh, Pastor.  KELOWNA HOSPITAL.  Donations of vegetables, fruit, dairy produce, eggs etc. will be gratefully received  at the Kelowna Hospital. If more convenient tame may be left at the shop of Messrs,  Crowley Co ; Ltd. ��  "HOSPITAL INSURANCE."  The Kelowna Hospital Society have an  Insurance  in   force  which   they  wish to  bring before the notice of the public.  For the sum of $10 bachelors or married  men may obtain a Hospital Insurance  Ticket which entitles the holder to Free  Hospital Attendance for one year from  date of issue for any sickness ot accidents  except contageoui or infectious diseases,  which are not bo admitted to the hospital.  Applications for tickets or for further information should be made to the secre.  tary, Room I. Keller Block, or P.O. Box  275, Kelowna,  Lodges  MODERN WOODMEN OF  AMERICA  KELOWNA CAMP W398  Lodge meetings held in the old School-   house Island 3rd Monday in each month. Seen    generally    followed   by  P. BROOKE, Clerk. large corporations,  :arry  - the next thing Is to teach"him'to  go and get any object called for.  Place a glove on the floor; then aay  to the dog. "Fetch the glove," putting the accent on the last word.  Then, when he has done this several  tree-trunk in which it lays its eggs;  the hoopoe, similarly housed, has a  neat which smells vilely, apparently  aa a means of protection, A bare ledge  of rock for a sea-bird, a hole in the  sand for tile ostrich, a mound of decaying vegetation acting us u natural  times, place a shoe on the floor; and    l,lc"b,"or for lhe eggs of the brush  teach him to fetch this In a similar  manner. Now pluee both objects on  Ihe ground, and teach him to fetch  sillier one, aa asked for ��� rewarding  Mm when he brings you the right  me, and rebuking blm when he  fetches the wrong, which you take  from him and replace. He will soon  !oam to distinguish the articles, when  i third may be substituted, and so  ?u until u number are on the floor  Vou should then go Into the next  room, taking the dog with you; und  lend him to feteh any urtlcle you  mention. After a little time he will  bring you the right one every time.  Similar methods oan be adopted  with regard lo other articles and the  letters of tlie alphabet.  turkey; nesls of leaves, nesty of  spiders' webs, nests of dainty lichens;  nests shaped like cups, like bottles,  like hammocks, like sugar-loaves;  nests made from a s"ft of glue from  the bird's mouths���there Is no end  to the variety of nest-maklngi from  the simplest to the most complex.  The Itefort Courteous.  Workers are, doubtless, they who  thall inherit tlie earth. But certain  Indolent natures, gifted with wit, can  ifford to take occasional chuiicea aa  roalduary legatees. A writer In  Vanity Fair' tells of one such fellow,  i etudent In a noted philosopher's  betas,  Tlhe student, who was a lanky youth  (at in the rear seat. Hia attitude waa  (Drawling, and he waa either asleep  sr seemed about to go to sleep.  "Mr. Pruaer," said the philosopher  Sharply, "you may recite!"  Feasor opened his eyes. He did  sot change hia somnolent pose.  "Mr. ifroaer, what is work?"  "Everything Is work,"  "Wnat!    BTory thing la workT"  "Ye��, sir."  "Tten I take it you would like the  ���<��� to   tmiieve   that   this   desk   la  mockr  *Y����,' sir,"   wearily,   "woodwork."  Carting Oat the Tobacco.  The heads of the provincial Civil  Barrlce throughout British Columbia,  have Issued a circular to their various  Kffloea prohibiting smoking dining  offloe houra. The Canadian Pacific  Railway long ago Uabood tho use  of tobacco by their omplo.veea during  work+ng hours and Its example has  other  Opening Up (he IVesI Lands  One of the most remarkable  features of the railroading In Western  Canada this year lias been the un-  flagg.r energy of the Canadian  l'acllic Railway Officials In pushing  forward Its branch lines to completion. Despite the fact that the company has hud to pay big prices for  construction gangs, owing to the  scarcity, of labor, hundreds of miles  of new road have been built, and good  services Inaugurated, greatly to the  convenience of Incoming settlers.  What is probably Ihe longest of  these new brunch lines wus opened  for traffic early In November ��� the  Ilegina-t'olunsay branch. There were  really two brunches open, as at Vale-  port Junction, 1M miles from itegiiia,  a sub-line leaves the big branch and  runs to Bulyes. From iteglna tc Con-  lonsny It Is i:'3 miles, while from  Valeport to Bulyes it is 19 miles.  COLLET? BROS.  LIVERY AND DRAY  Horses bought and sold on commission. Di'ay meets all C.P.R.  boats. All kinds of heavy team  work. 'Phone 20.  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR ��t BUILDER  Plans and Specifications  Prepared  and estimates yiven for publii Buildings,! own and Country Residences  JOI IN CURTS, KELOWNA  PHONE No. 93  THOMAS. P. HILL  BANKHEAD,  Planting, Pruning, Spraying  Etc.  P.O. Box 174, Kelowna.  IV. T. ASHBRIDGE  CIVIL ENClNEER  Alloc. Mem. Can. Soc. C. E        Graduate Toronto  Univerailv  Waterworka and Sewerage System. Tumping and  Lighting Plant!, Concrete Con.  ���traction, etc.  KELOWNA, :: B. C.  PIANOFORTE  MR.  HAROLD  TOD   BOYD  Exhibitioner Royal College   of   Muiic,  and lately  with Kendrick Pyne,  Mm. Doc. Organ.it of the  Cathedral, Manchester,  Knb* ,  RECEIVES  PUPILS  At the Studio, Trench Block, Kelowna.  Muaic   of   every   description   supplied.  New term begin* September.        P.O. Box 437.  G. H. E. HUDSON  Landscape and  Portrait  Photographer  Largeat Studios in trie Interior  Portraits by appointment  Pendozi Street,   ���   Kelowna  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  All kinds of Repairs  BERNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  Sutton's Seeds  ORDERS TAKEN NOW FOR  Cut Flowers  Carnations  Chrysanthemums  Violets  H. LYSONS  Kelowna. Greenhouse.  D. W. Crowley Co.  Kelowna  Ltd.  Wholesale & Retail Butchers  Goods delivered to any part of  the City  We give our  prompt attention  to mail orders  Phone 12  J. A. Bigger  BUILDER and CONTRACTOR  Plant and Estimates Furnished  Residence,    10  Lawrence Ave.  PHONE 95  20 th Century Shoe  Repairing Shop  LAWRENCE AVENUE  (Wear Fire Halt)  Boots and Shoes Repaired  Quickly and Properly  Wear Rubber Heels to prevent  slipping on icy sidewalks  PUT ON WHILE YOU WAIT  JOHN  KING,  Practical Gardener  Pruning, Planting and Landscape Work,  Day or Contract.  P.O. KELOWNA  0SKAR TRESS  PRUNING  Many years experience  KELOWNA  Don't let repairs  eat up your profits  Whether they represent  only the time of yourself  are waste just the same  improvement���no matter  be���let it be permanent. Then it is a  thing on which you can realize in can  sell your property; and something tha  dividends in convenience, sightliness  the farm remains your own.  actual cash outlay, or  and your help, repairs  AVhen you make an  how small its coat may  real investment, some-  // should you decide to  t will pay you constant  nd comfort as long as  N>HT Too Lute  Cbarueter miiy lit) Improved, nrnl It  should 1h< guarded und kept bright.  Reformation ib praiseworthy, und it  le never too lute, for people Lo reform, und change und mend their  ways. Reformution proceeds from  within, and la independent of external circumstances. It limy be produced by uome good thought which  titters and Mxea on the mind, or It  may come from the light produced  from the flume developed by u spark  of goodness which entered the heurt,  and radiates, and transforms darkness into light over the whole character. There have been many Instances of people that have not seen,  or corrected, tlie errors of their ways  until thej reucheo middle age, and  they then turned over a new leaf,  and became good and useful member*  ot the community.  Concrete Improvements Are Permanent  They last as long as the very hills themselves. They do not  require experts to build them. Their first cost, in most cases,  is no more than for inferior materials.  Aren't you interested in the subject of permanent, modern  farm improvements?  Then write for the book that describes hundreds of them���  "WHAT THE FARMER CAN DO WITH CONCRETE"  It Isn't a Catalogue. Every one of Its 160 handsomely Illustrated panes la Interest.  Ing and Inatructlve. Th��y tell how to ml�� concrete, hnw to plr-e It, what can re done  with It    The book was printed to sell for 50 cents, but we have a copy for you, tree.  Send  ieYourBooi<  Your   name   and   address on a postal will hrinfl th!�� book  TO YOU ABSOLUTELY FREE  Mull the postcard to-day.     The book will witio to you by  return mat!.     Addreu  CANADA CEMENT CO., Ltd.  NATIONAL BANK BUILDING ��� . MONTRLAL, P.O.  .CEMENT Tba Orchard Cittj Record.  Thursday, Feb. 8  The Keloicna Land  and Orchard Co.,  LIMITED,  RESIDENTIAL LOTS  IN THE CITY  Cadder Avenue       Abbott Street  Willow Avenue  FIVE ACRE LOTS  WITHIN ONE MILE OF CITY  LIMITS  On Easy Terms  TEN ACRE LOTS  ON THE BENCH  Under Irrigation and Domestic Systems  CALL OR WRITE  K. L. 0. Co.'s Office, Keller Blk.  SPRAYING SEASON  o<   IS HERE   ?o  We are  handling the  best  lines of  hand and power  .   SPRAY PUMPS  Also the  Angle Friend   and   Spray  Motor   Nozzles,  Extension Rods, Hose, &c.  A shipment of Lime and Sulphur Sprays to arrive in few days  THE MORRISON-THOMPSON  HARDWARE Co., Ltd.  Furnace and   Hot-Water Heating a Speciality.  SECOND-HAND FURNITURE.  H. P. HORROCKS  Wishes to inform the public of Kelowna and  surrounding districts that he has now opened  premises in Water Street, and is prepared to  buy and sell second-hand furniture, etc., to  any amount, also goods  sold on   commission.  SALES CONDUCTED.  Just About Now is the Right Time  Town and Country  Tlie Country Girls' branch ol  the Ladies' Hospital Aid will hold  their annual rneeting and election  of officers at Miss Batchelor's on  Saturday next, Feb. 10th.  Mrs. Jamieson (formerly Miss  Rose Raymer), Is up from Vancouver on a visit to her parents.  Mr. and Mrs. Kennedy and  family, of Saskatchewan, are visiting Mr. and Mrs. T. Renwiclc.  Ihe ladies of the Benevolent  Sociely are sending a parcel ol  clothing to Vancouver for a needy  cause, and will be pleased to  receive contributions to same,  which may be sent to Mrs. Philp  b-fore the 15th inst. A special  meeting of the society is to be  , held at Mrs. f'hilp's on Thursday,  the 15th, at 2.30 p.m.  The keel was laid this week of  the new steamer to be built for  the Kelowr.a Sawmill Co. The  new boat will be a large one,90 ft.  in length, with a 20 ft. beam.  At the Young People's Society  of the Presbyterian Church Monday, Mr. Macdonald of the public  school gave a paper on " Canadian  Nationalism."  All ladies on the supper committee of the hospital ball are  asked to meet at Mrs. Peabody's  Monday next, at 3.30 p.m.  This (Thursday) afternoon and  evening a talent tea in connection  ' with the Ladies' Aid of Knox  I Church is to be given by Mrs. R. F.  j Morrison and Mrs. D. D. Campbell,  j at the home of the farmer.  The W.C.T.U.wiH meet Tuesday,  Feb. I 3, at 3 o'clock, at the home  of Mrs. C. Martin.    Mrs. J. Harvey,  ] snr.,   will   speak  on   " Ihe   Holy  ! Spirit: ihe Builder," and Mrs.  D, J. Welsh on "Some New  Methods in Child  1 raining." Spec-  I nil music is to be rendered, and an  offering to be taken, the  proceeds  1 of which are to be given to the  World's Missionary Fund. Visitors  always welcome.  1 he annual meeting of the  Ladies' Aid Sociely ol Knox Church  was held last Wednesday at the  home of Mrs. J. N. Thompson, a  large number of ladies being present. The office bearers elected  for the ensuing year were :  President. Mrs. F. R. E. DeHart.  Vice-Pres.- Mrs. J. N. Thompson.  Secretary. Mrs. Harold Newby.  Treasurer.  Mrs. Lemon.  1 he financial statement for the  past year showed a balance in  hand of some $450.  Two important business deals  were put through Monday. I'he  first was the purchase by Messrs.  P. Burns & Co., of the premises ol  W. B. M. Calder. The store, wliich  is one of the largest in town, is to  be fitted up with every modern  appliance as a first class butcher  shop. The other deal was the  purchase by the same firm of the  butchering business of Messrs. D.  W. Crowley Co. By this latter  move the whole of the meat business in the cily passes to the  Burns company. Mr. Pat Burns,  the millionaire head of the concern  was himself in town last weekend  arranging matters.  Mr. H. W. E. Canavan arrived  Tuesday on a few days visit.  Messrs. Knapton and Allen have  this week moved the indoor rifle  range on to the main street. The  store formerly occupied as a harness shop has been fitted np, and  makes an excellent range, some  eighteen feet longer than the old  one, Ihe move to the new stand  has been marked by an immediate  increase of interest, and the prizes  put up for competition are being  keenly contested. Mr. Knapton is  also running his shoe repairing  business ie connection.  to call in and renew your subscription to the " Record.'  subscribers will receive the bulance of the year free.  New  There it no better medecine for coldi  than Chamberlain'a Cough Remedy. It acta  on nature'a plan, relievea the lunga, opens  the aecretiona, aida expectoration, and re-  atom the the ayatem to a healthy condition.  For aale by all dealera.  Eyes are Valuable  ao don't neglect them  until it is too late.  Have them tested now  Jlb&mSSlt  -JIVE IT BIKROWIKG  Itabbit is Glriuff Up Ulgsjlng Earth-  Honies, and Bi'glus Nesting  Above (i round.  German natural historical periodicals are calling attention to an ln-  terestlng change in the habits of wild  rabbits, especially in the western  parts of Germany. The animals in  question are giving up their ancient  habit of burrowing, and have commenced In great part to Imitate the  hares, which, as is well known, nest  nnly above ground. The hares themselves were once burrowera, and  gradually went through the same  change in habits in this particular"  that appears to oheraeterl7e the rabbits at the present day - at any rate  iu Germany. In woods where the  undergrowth Is th'ck, and which are  therefore especially suitable to the  rabbits, they find biding places In  plenty for their nests; and even in  open country, unwooded - and the  rabbita seems to be taking more and  more to the open ��� they take refuge  in board-piles, ruhb'sli-heai'H. brush-  piles, brlclt-kilns, drnlli-plpos, and  ditches that are overgrown with  weeds. The female maVes little  fortresses for her yourig, to protect  them from the cannibalistic propensities of the mate; she liars the neat  warmly with fur from her own breast,  visits them secretly al n'ght, and  perhaps Buckles them once more  during the 24 honr.i; bill each time  that slip leaves them she carefully  plies rubbish before the opening  which Ip'ids to her defenseless family,  nnd defiles the obstructions with  ordure.  INTERESTING 0CEAS FACTS  Complete  Evaporation  Would  Leave  an Immense Deposit ol' Salt Two  Hundred   and   Thirty   reel  Th ek.  Oceans occupy three-fourths of the  earth's surface. At the depth of 3,500  feet waves are not felt. The temperature is tlie same, varying only a trifle  from the poles to the burning sun of  the equator. A mile down the water  has a pressure uf a ton on every  square inch. If a box six feet deep  were filled with salt water and allowed to evaporate, there would be  two Inches of salt left on the bottom  of the box. Taking the average depth  of the oceans of the world to be three  miles, there would be a layer of salt  280 feet thick over the entire bed  Bhould the water evaporate, The  water of the oce;iu Ik colder at the  bottom than at the surface, In many  places especially iu the bays on the  -oast of Norway, the water freezes at  the bottom before it does above.  Waves are very deceptive. To look  at them lu a storm one would think  that the whole water travelled. The  water slays in the same place, but the  motion goes on. BoinolimeB iu storms  these waves are forty foot high and  travel fifty miles per hour ��� nearly  twice as fust as the fleetest steamship. The base of a wave - - the distance from valley to valley on either  side  at   the   bottom Is   generally  reckoned at being 16 limed the height.  therefore an average wave, say one  :!& feet high, has a base extending  over 27!. feet. The force of waves  breaking on the shore is said to be  17 tons to the square yard.  He liuod Winter Traffic  No better evidence of tlie increased  Western traffic is needed than the  statement that this year certain rail  road services which In former winters  hove always been dropped, are this  year being retained, nnd In some  cases added to. A leading official  states that Ibis year the Canadian  Pacific Railway intends to run its St.  Caul-HeattJe through trains, all winter  whereas   In    former   winters    this  through service was always dropped.  The source or the increased traffic  between these two "its Is attributed  to the growing Interest in the Canadian Rooky Mountains. Kor the last  five or six years tourists from the  United States have been literally  pouring into Canada through C. P. R.  connections at St. Paul and Seattle  the greater number having the Rocky  Mountains and the resorts at Banff  Pleld, Emerald Lake and Glacier, as  their destination.  Electrocuted  i ������:-  It is possible that the peculiar taste  of a cold storage egg, which is something not easy to mistake, may be  removed If experiments now being  made by an electrical company are  successful. It is claimed that when  fresh eggs are placed In cold storage  the eggs are alivp; that they are slowly frozen to death, and that In spite  of the preservation nu.-Utlns of the  Ice the eggs do not tSSte good when  cooked. It is now believed that by  electrocuting the eggs the natural  fresh taste may be retained and not  removed when the eggs are placed in  cold storage. The eggs are "killed"  by placing a metal dip on each end  of the egg and then pnslsug through  them a current of 500 volts.  Geologic Work of Ants.  The   Immense   importance   of   ants  i    geologic    agents,    especially    in  opieal  regions  Is  being recognised,  it   burrows  hiiye  been  found   at   a  ipth of four yards, and they ramify  /or va��t areas.    The geologic  work  erformed   by   earthworms   has   long  in   recognised,   but   Prof.   Hrnnner  leve.s  that   the   ants and   termites  the tropic* bring a greater amount  earth to the surface than do the  .rthwormt  of  the  temperate  zones,  id are In many ways an equally Important   factor   in   the  changes   that  are going on  in  the upper strata of  the ground.  beon  bel  and  What's In a Name!  There is a bandit chief In Morocco  named CHIuIIi. He claims ai his ancestor an Irishman of the name of  Gllhooly, who wns caught and enslaved by Arab freebooters some two  or throe hundred years ago. Of course  Gilulli is aglu the government of Ho-  Lrocco,  THE  Royal Bank of Canada  HEAD  OFFICE    .    Montreal, Quebec.  NKWYORK OFFICE - 65, William Si.     LONDONOFF1CE (En��.) - 2,li��nkBlda..,Princc.��St.  Capital Paid Up   -   $6,200,000     Reserves   -   $7,200,000  Total Assets over     -     $109,000,000  -   Bank by Mail   -  Accounti can be opened and operated by  mail.    Write for particular!, we shall  be glad to explain.  THE  SECRET  OF  WEALTH  lies in these four letters  SAVE  Start   a   Savinga   Account   to-day.      Depoait   regularly   and   watch it   grow.  Deposits of  One Dollar and upwards received.  Secure one of our SAFETY DEPOSIT BOXES and place your  valuables beyond peril or danger of fire.  Lodged in absolutely fireproof safe.  Kelowna Branch  H. F. REES, Manager.  Branches and correapondents throughout the world.  KELOWNA   DAIRY  We beg to announce that we  are now prepared to deliver  FRESH MILK  AND  CREAM  To any address in Kelowna  KELOWNA  DAIRY  Phone L6  E. Saunders, Manager  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  KELOWNA  Phone 135  TWO NIGHTS ONLY  Dante's Inferno  A marvellous and gigantic $100,000 production  of the Poet'i vivid conception of  HELL AND PURGATORY  All over Europe and America this picture  has been exhibited with  Overwhelming Success    ..  and has been viewed by the best people all over the world  **     Why Not You?     K>  "DREAMLAND"  Monday & Tuesday. February 11th & 12th  I Thursday, Feb. 8  ^"����t��w>*M.M*saaiMMMi  Th�� Orchard Citu Record  YOUR   LAST   OPPORTUNITY  To Secure Stock in the Dominion Match Company  Machine   Leaves   Saturday   for   Calgary  Those who have not seen the  match machine should call at once at  Rattenbury and Williams' real estate  office and see it. This new invention  has startled the entire Pacific coast.  The money it will make, the dividends the company will be able to  pay their stockholders is almost  beyond comprehension. Canada  burns over eight carloads per day.  Eddie, of Hull, has made millions  from the match industry, and yet he  has been confined to the most expensive wood, white cork pine, at $60  per thousand feet, for match sticks.  The new process uses the cheapest  of wood���Alder, at $8 per thousand  feet���and eliminates over half of the  New Westminster, B.C.  December 21, 1911.  To whom it May Concern,���  At the time that the project of establishing a match factory in  British Columbia was first brought to the attention of the business men  in New Westminster, the Secretary of the Board of Trade, Mr. Wade,  went into the matter very thoroughly in the interest of the town and at  the request of the leading members of the Board of Trade. Mr. Wade  went to Tacoma and saw the plant with the Pacific Coast Match Factory  in operation there, using the Parker Process of manufacture. After  satisfying himself in all respects concerning the process and the men  interested in it, Mr. Wade recommended it highly to the Board of Trade  as an industry which Westminster should secure, and urged all the  business men to support it in every way.  I, alsoi had the pleasure of visiting the Tacoma factory only a few  weeks ago, and saw it in operation turning out first-class matches. Their  success is limited entirely by the amount of their output in my estimation.  I am also acquainted with the gentlemen who are interested in the  establishment of the Dominion Match Co., and am satisfied as to their  integrity, their standing in their own community, their absolute bona fide  in the establishment of the Dominion Match Company and the factory  which is to be built at New Westminster. Any articles or statements  contrary to what I have written are, in my opinion, absolutely unfounded.  A. E. WHITE,  President New Westminster Board of Trade.  hand labour. Think of the money  the Company will make. Come in  while you can. A few months and  the stock in the new Company will  be out of your reach. Come and see  the machine and back your own judgment with what money you can comfortably spare, and share in the profit  of the Dominion Match Co.  The factory is now under construction at New Westminster, B.C., which,  when completed, will have a capacity  of one carload per day, which will  net the Company over ��1,400 profit.  Counting 300 working days to the  year, there would be over $400,000  available for dividends, which would  be equal to 40 per cent, on the  entire capitalization of $1,000,000.  Stock selling at $10 per share (par).  m    Dominion Match Company Underwriters  WONDERFUL  High-class  Photography  At  GRAY'S  STUDIO  Rowcliffe Block.  Open Thursday, Friday  and Saturday  from 10 to 3.  DAVIES & MATHIE  Ladies' and  Gents' Tailors  PENDOZI STREET  Repairing and Pressing  promptly attended to.  A Young Boy Whose Wonderful Kre-  light   Is    Strong    Knuugli    lo  Penetrate Nubs nuces In Suiue  Pushlou an the X Itnys.  In the linrk.  They may be freaks ot Nature, but  all the iuk It la doubtful whether  there are tuore wonderful babied In  the world than those nieiit'ou. .1 In die  foUowlug article. There Is Arthur  Kerne, e alx-year-old boy, living with  hie parents ut I'euaUi, Wales, in whom  about a year ago, British medical men  were much Interested. The boy had  Uved on milk ever since hia birth, not  a par-mole of solid food being taken.  At six years of age he waa finely  developed a.*i healthy, und hia diet  consisted of thirty pints of milk per  week mixed wiUi sugar and u lltrle  water.  Thou there la James Adulph t'ody,  of Ohicago, who le two years and  three months old. He weighs Hit lbs.,  measure* 14 In. round the neck. 3tl In.  round the waiat. Id lu. ubove the knee,  and 13 In. below. He eats more tlnui  both his parents.  Kor breakfast young James eels  numerous biscuits spread with butter  and syrup, and drinks two glasses of  milk as weld as u couple of cups of  toffee. For dinner and supper be Is  supplied wlili a large plate or bulled  baoou and vegetables, and he gives  MA vent to s lust) pair of lungs If,  he le not given light refreshment  between  metis  X-Hay Kyes '  When Lionel Brett, a young boy of  Maaaaohusetui, was a buby lu urniti,  I'is mother noticed that there was  something peculiar about his eyes, and  touring that he was lu danger of  going blind she hud lilm examined by  several oculists. These gentlemen discovered that the child wns possessed  of tile most wonderful pair of eyos,  tile sight penetrating HiibxUincies lu  Uie same fashion as the X-rays.  Dr. VSrrronl, of Nnrbonne, and Dr.  I.nih.-et, of Montpelller, some ) cui .  back examined a young girl of Nar-  boiuie, and she was found lo possess  eye* similar to those of Lionel Brett.  Experiments proved U.ut she eoulu  ���ea through opaque bodies ua clearly  and penetratingly as If her eyes generated   Kontgen   rays.  Another child possessed of wundor-  ful eight was a Uerman lad mimed  Bohaefer, who created a furore lu  ���cientifdc circle* some time ago. There  wu nothing unusual lu his appearance, and yet he hud a very strange  pa��T of eye*. The usual order of  things waa rovereod; In the day he  waa practically blind, while In th*  oVarkneae of then igbt the kcenneas  of hde eight was astonishing. When  night came on, young Srhaefer could  see with an ncutoness which many  ordinary people would have given  much to possess even In daytime.  THK ITALIAN AT HOME  Sober,  Frugal ami   iVIIhnl, Cheerful,  the Italiuu In Ills Nutl.e Haunts  Exists  riciiMiruhli.  The Italian peusaut, poor und overtaxed, Is of necessity economical, but  he   le   by   temperuiiieni    sober   and  frugal In his mode of life.    Macaroni  and  olive oil seem  to  be  his staple  articles of diet.    Ileans with oil and  salt are held by the peasantry to be  u   dish   fit   for   the   gods.    Chestnut  trees flourish on  the Apennines, und  the nuts form a nutritive rood -- even  being ground Into flour und made into  a   kind   of  bread   ���   for   the   poorer  peasants of the rotintry. The dwellers  In the Italian towns are also, for the  most part, frugal and abstemious In  their   habits;    they   eat   and    drink  sparingly and are pood cooks.    They  are,   too,  addicted   to  such   harmless  pleasures as cafe or theatre visiting.  There on Sunday or Thursday night*  (the  latter  the  weekly  half-holiday)  the good  burgher nnd  his  wife may  be  seen   clod  In   their  Bundiiy   best.  They spend little, but seem lo enjoy  life.     The   Italian   woman   Is   clever  with   her   needle,  and   does   wonders  In the way of dress. Hut she Is proud,  and would rutber stuv at home than  look    shabby    or    iinfaahlouitble    In  public.   They dress carefully, and nre  careful of their dress, anil  men  and  women are invariably wall groomed  Away In the South of Italy, where  even tho aristocracy are Impoverished, those who cannot afford to keep a  carriage and a pair of horses (and  this Is imperative In such circles), a  number of families will club together  to use a common vehicle In turn on  certain days of the week, and by a  simple arrangement they are each  able to drive out In a coach that  bears on Its panels their own particular armorial device,     j  WAHS COST l!��  CASH  Military   Men  Calculate the  Ktilnoni  Cash Outlay Entailed In u Modern  KraiirO'licrniun Wur.  Wilson Sub-division  RICHTER STREET  21 of these Lots have already been Sold  Nowh  The Army aud Navy Ooiette calls  attention   very  appropriately   to  this  subject. The war of 1870-71 cost  France 12 milliards of frillies, while  some French writers set .down the  cost at ubout 10 mllliii'ils The cost  from July 17. 1870. to Ihe 18lh of the  following May, on which duy the  Treaty of Frankfort was ratified, was  1,9111,000,000 francs or about $386.-  000,000, tills being for war charges,  properly so called. Tills lUID works  out at something like Jl.6ii0.000 per  day. Hut, If other Indirect charge*  are Included, siul the vast Indemnity  of five milliards, with Its Interest be  added, the total cost of Ihe war Is  brought up to Ihe colossal figure of |  11,970,000,000, and to a rale of some  ���8,100,000 per day, The cost of ths  war to Germany Is estimated, with  contingent charges md the reorganisation of the Arniv, but not the  ordinary military budget, lo have been  $876,000,000. In modern conditions a  year of war would cosi France $2,260,-  000,000 while for Uerm'my Ihe outlay  would be something approaching the  vo*t sum of 18,800,000,000.  ere else in the City can Lots with 40 ft. frontage be bought for $250.  HURRY, or your chance will be gone  ��p2*5  wiH  secure  for you  one  of these Lots  ���    I ��� ��� | ���- M���g=gg  We also have the exclusive sale of the new  Clement  Sub-division  on Richter Street planted in Fruit Trees.  Lots 50 by 221 for $300      Lots 55 by 302 for $500.  EASY TERMS  A Real Snap  to an immediate   purchaser.    20 acres of  Meadow Land,  6 miles from Kelowna.   A crop of 2.1 tons to the acre last year.  ELLISON & WILSON  Phone 27  REAL ESTATE AGENTS  Raymer Block The Orchard City Record  Thursday, Feb. >"  STORE* PLENTY  Send Your  Orders  on Saturday to  OXLEY'S  We have some special bargains which will save you cash  Quality, the Highest - Prices, the Lowest  Specials for Saturday :  Kellog's Corn Flakes        - 20c. pkg.  Choice Sweet Oranges    - 30. doz.  Choice Picnic Hams 5 ib.boeu.'ch 20c. lb.  Come Early for these  Kelowna Canned Corn    - 2 for 25 c.  Best Japan Rice      -       - 4 lbs. 25c.  We have just received a shipment of the famous  "Red Rose" Tea  Put up by T. H. Eatabrook, of St. Johns, N.B.  We guarantee the quality of this Tea to be the highest on market  Try a pound, 'Price 50c. and 60c.  For Satisfactian, &c, go to  K. F. OXLEY  GROCER  Phone 35 Phone 35  Attractive] Bniyalow  FOR SALE  Four  rooms   and   bath  room,  concrete cellar,  electric light.  Lot 50ft. by 126ft.  Price - $1,500  Write Box J. M.," Record "Office  ( WANTED! )  2 Cents per word, rtrst insertion and  1 Cent per word each subsequent  insertion, minimum 25 Cents.  PINE WOOD FOR SALE  Delivered anywhere in city.    Apply  Dalgleish & Glenn  5tf  EGGS WANTED  Wanted, about arcond week in March,  20O Barred Rock Eggs, nf good laying  strain.     C. H. Leatliley, Rutland x  MILK COWS FOR SALE  Jerseys, due   Feb. 16th, March 27th, April  8th.   Apply T. C. Kerr.  WHITE WYANDOTTES  Well bred pull'-ta for sale.   Apply  S. Gray, Photo Studio,  Or Rutland Kelowna  WANTED  Two   thorough - bred   Black   Minorca  Roosters. Apply Box D., " Record " Office.  10.11  FOR SALE  Team Horses; 4 years old; about  2,500 lbs. In good order and sound ; well  broken on heavy work. Or single. Also  Hursr, 9 years old, about 1,100 lbs. Also  first-class Range. Apply Paul Pirot. Box  312. Kelowna, B.C. 10-11  TO RENT  10 acres of Cultivated Land, wilh water,  at Rutland.    Send  offer to owner, Robert  Keriisdale, Vancouver, B.C. I Itf  FOR REN I  Large Rooms, recently occupied by  K<-lmvi,a Tobacco Co., over E'lint Building,  either in block or singly. Apply Coates,  Edwards and Gowen. 11  SITUATION WANTED  Married    couple (no children), accustomed  J to janch work.    Apply Box B,  Orchard City Record.  NOTICE  The business of the Kelowna Livery  and Horse Exchange having changed  hands, all accounts must be paid to R. A.  Copeland before Feb. 15, 1912. R. A.  Copeland, 11  THE PEOPLE'S STORE  Headquarters for the Economical Buyer  My Reserve is Almost Exhausted  This is the cry of nearly every housewife at this time of the year  when there are only a few jars of preserved fruit left in the cellar.  We would'nt dare to tell you we had something better than your  own make, for that would be presumption, but we do tell you that  we have the best that money can buy in Jams and Preserved Fruits  Noel's Afternoon Tea Apricot Conserve -  Robertson s jam, in dozen different kinds -  Okanagan Jam, a local product-  Robertson's Green Fig, Ginger, Pineapple,  Lemon, Tangerine & Orange Marmalade  Crosse and Blackwell's assorted Jams  i> ti ii ii  Sharwood's assorted Jellies, wine flavour  -  ���       Guava Jelly      -  Crosse and Blackwell's Marmalade   -  ii i�� n ii  Hartley's Jelly Marmalade  H it ii >i  Okanagan Assorted Jellies  Ten different kinds WagstalTs Jams, made from pure fruit, processed in the  most modern and cleanly plant in Canada, prepared in copper kettles, boiled  in silver pans and packed in gold-lined, 5-pound pails, each $1.00. And  here you go for a Special 40 Cans, 7 lbs. each, of Crosse and Blackwell's  Jam, Regular price $1.25, to be sold at 95c Also Four Tins, 4 lbs. each,  of Chiver's Raspberry Jam.   Rr.gular 75c, for 60c.  JXCake your own preserves last hy sandwiching in some of ours  cents pel  ib.  bottle  30 ,,  il  30 ,,  ii  30 ���  il  30 ,,  >i  30 ,,  il  50 ���  2  >i  30 ,,  ��i  50 ���  il  25 ,,  >i  40 ,,  2  il  30 ,,  II  50 ���  2  n  30 ,,  II  TU  at AM.  OMAS LAWSON, LIMITED  Phones : Grocery, 214;    Dry Goods, 314;    Office, 143.  Missionary Banquet  Continued from page I  .i hindrance rather than a help, a:  ihe Kelowna church had made  such remarkable strides since his  previous visit. The Christian man  should be a business man; the  time in which we live demanded  that. Much talk there was afloat  about real estate being a good (investment, but he knew a far better  one, viz., in the[work of the Church,  which spicad good around which  was lasting, nnd which not only  they but their children would reap  the benefit of. The idea of the  banquet was not to beg money,  but to get folks to place capital in  n safe investment, and one which  would yield large profits. What  were they as a body prepared to  invest ? Opposition to Christian  doctrine was open and strong  these days, but it waa a healthy  sign, and the religion of the friends  was to be lived, not preached.  Dr. W. H. Gaddcs proposing  " Our Present Duty to Missions,"  believed in "Charity beginning al  home "���but not stopping there.  They should be prepared to pay  for the benefits they were constantly  in receipt of.  Seconding which, Mr. G. F.  Thompson said the command to  " Go into all the world and preach  the Gospel " was still as forceful  aa ever it had been, but how were  they carrying it out ) Great and  grand examples had been set them  but it rested with each individual  lo do his and her share.  The toasts were interspersed  wilh selections of vocal music by  Mrs. Dr. Huycke, Mrs. P. Brook,  Mrs. L. Dilworth and the brothers  Fuller, all of which were well  received, Miss Winnie Jones accompanying on the organ.  Subscription lists having been  passed round, it was announced  I hat the lecord sum of $1,054 had  been given and promised, and  (his, coupled with $151 subscribed  by the Sunday-school, and $75  by the Epworth League, shows  how heartily the members both  junior and senior, responded lo  the untold needs of this vast work.  Last year Kelowna church gave  more per member to missions than  any ether Methodist church in the  province, and the sum subscribed  then was $1,060, as compared  with $610 the previous vear : so  that in three years subscriptions  have more than doubled.  At the Opera House  Mr. C. James Bancroft, one of  the cleverest of the younger English school of high class comedians  who is presenting " The Private  Secretary" is a Cambridge loca  centre man, who originally intended to go to Sandhurst with a view  of taking up military life. Aband  oning this idea, he came to America and for more than a year h  was a cowboy in Nebraska. Returning to England he went on the  stage where for many years he has  been the idol of the theatregoing  public. Mr. Bancroft brings his  wonderful comedy to the Kelowna  Opera House on Tuesday, February 13th.  "An Indian's Gratitude," ah epic  of the Great West at Dreamlandon  Friday and Saturday. The comic  features will be " A Modern Cinderella " and " Inside the Earth" a  hand coloured trick picture.  Dante's Inferno, a marvelous  $100,000 production will be exhibited at Dreamland on Monday  and Tuesday. These picture* have  been very highly commended by  the pre**, clergy and leading educationalist* of both Europe and  America.  COMPANIES ACT 1910  Notice ia hereby given that Herbert  Charley Last, Merchant, of Westbank,  County of Yale, British Columbia, assigned  to Clarence C, Joeeelyn, of the City of  Kelowna. British Columbia, real estate  agent, in trust for the benefit of hia credi  tora, all his personal property, real eatate,  credits and effects, which may be aeized  and sold under execution, which aaaign.  ment beara date the 27th day of January,  1912.  Creditora are required to aend to the  Aaaignee, Clarence C. Joaselyn, Kelowna,  B.C., on or before the 12th day of March,  1912, particulars, duly verified, of their  cloima, and of the aecurity, if any, held by  them.  A meeting of the creditora will be held  at the office of the aaaignee, Spedding  Block, Kelowna, B.C., on the ISth day of  February, 1912, at the hour of four o'clock  in the afternoon, for the purpoae of giving  directions for the diapoaal of the estate.  Dated at Kelowna, B.C., thia 1st day of  February, 1912.  C. C. JOSSELYN,  Aaaignee.  OOOOOIXtjOOOOOCCOOOCOCCOOOO  2 is t:;e wcsed or sciexce h  5 o  OOOOOOOCOOOOOOOGOOOOOCOOOC  THE   BLOOD  ASJt T-HK  BHAIN  To Got the Best lint u Wort the Blood  must be Mnliitiiliutl In Healthy  Condition.  As all brain action Is dependent  upon the blood ��� that is the heart  action ��� we frequently look for an  explantlon of unhealthy mental conditions In the state of the blood. Unusually low blood pressure Is generally associated with the mental states  characterising brain-fag, neurasthenia, etc.; anaemia or poorness of the  blood quality will produce ulso mental  Incapacity and dulness���a man whoBe  blood Is not healthy cannot be alert  and decisive. Bad food combinations  tsuch as cheese and tea together.) and  Ignorant eating Hre responsible for  much more than Indigestion, Berlous  as that Is lu itself. It Is by uch  mistakes that the blood Is rendered  less valuable to all the organs of the  body, Including, of course, the brain.  The powers of memory are directly  influenced by biliousness and un over-  acid condition of the blood. Again  vigorous brain action depends largely  upon the regulur and Bpeedy elimination of the waste products of the  body; If these do not get out by way  of the bowels nnd kidneys they are  taken Into the blood, und this, fouled  as It Is, Is yet sent by the wonderful  pumping mechanism of the heart to  the remotest corner of body and  brain. Simple food, plenty of water  to drink between meals, fresh air by  night and day, regulur exercise and  deep breathing will keep the blood at  its best, and that in its turn will do  good work for the brain.  The Latest In Uinis  During the recent extended manoeuvres of the German army there  w*r* many night attacks, In which  use wa* made of the newly-Introduced  illuminating pistols. According to  the new regulations, these are to be  employed wherever the configuration  of the land makes their use preferable  to that of the ordinary searchlight.  The machinery necessary for the UBe  of the latter device Is very inconvenient, and especially In rolling and  otherwise difficult country, where the  main manoeuvres take place, It cannot be used to advantage. The Illuminating pistols have not this disadvantage, aB they are easily transported. Further, the seurchllght is use-  lesB In valleys and deep-lying plalnB,  as their rays ahoot over these and  leave them apparently in still deeper  shadow. For this reason, such valleys  serve as excellent covers at night  against the searchlights. The illuminating pistols have done away with  this advantage of shelter, as the cartridges which they throw light up the  deepest and darkest gulleye. There  are two different sorts of cartridges,  producing respectively white and red  light. The white ones serve exclusively for Illuminating the country, the  red ones for signalling purposes between widely Beparated commands or  divisions, even where the distance between them is several miles. The  Illuminating cartridges develop a light  that makes everything within U5tl feet  visible, and lasts eight to ten seconds.  Edison's First1 Invention  The story of Mr. Edison's first Invention will bear rotelllng. One day,  when he was a small hoy of five, his  parenta missed him, and after a long  search his elder sister discovered him  in the fowl-house, where he said lie  Intended to remain three weeks. His  clothes were in a terrible condition,  being smothered with crushed eggs.  "What were you doing that for, Tom?"  asked his sister in alarm. "Well, I  thought If the hens could hatch egg!  by sitting on them I could." was the  reply of the youthful genius.  Mr. Edison has often been credited  with Inventing things which even for  him would have been remarkable.  Some time ago, an American paper  stated that he had Invented a wonderful shirt which would Inst a man  for twelve monthB without requiring  to be waBhed. This shirt, It was  stated, was made of MB layers of  material, the composition of which no  one knew but the inventor, and all the  wearer had to do to restore It to Its  original spotlessuess was to tear off  one of the luyers, when he would have  practically a new shirt. This announcement was reprinted in various  other papers, wl(h the result that Mr.  Edison received no end of orders for  the mystety shirt.  New White Metal Alloy.  Metallurgical Investigation has resulted In the perfection of a new white  metal alloy. 'Atherlum' It Ib called,  and It Is stated to be lighter than  aluminium. The metal is said to be  superior to the pure metal, to make  good, sound castings, und to work  well In rolling and turning. It can  also be soldered, welded, and forged;  It does not tarnish, and Is impervious  to corrosion and the action of sea-  water. It should prove an excellent  substitute for Qerman silver under  lliose conditions, and be effective for  a great variety of purposes for which  aluminium would bu used were it  stronger, and UghtnesB combined with  strength Ib the superlative consideration. Owing to Its electrical conductivity, the new alloy should be extremely useful In a wide range of applications In this phase of Industry.  To Locate Underground Water.  A French Inventor has contrived an  application of the microphone to the  discovery of underground water. One  end of a tube 1* Inserted in the ground  the upper end being attached to the  microphone. The sounds ot flowing or  dropping water are conveyed to the  ear from great depths. In the Marne  valley two springs were discovered  with thia apparatus at a depth of  about 50 feet below the surface of  the ground. It is believed that the  apparatus win be of great service In  mining operations both for indicating  the location of concealed springs and  tor communicating with Imprisoned  miner*.         ...    _..__  FOR SALE  On Lawson Avenue  100 feet of frontage by 150.  Two block* from proposed  railway. Ideal residential spot.  Good apple trees six years  old. Price $2,000, third cash,  erms arranged.  J. M. CROFT,  Bernard Ave.. Kelown*  DYING  MADE EASY  When you get tired of the  color of your clothes, bring  them to the Dye Works and  change their color. We will  make  them  look  li':e new.  Cleaning of full dress suits  and ball dresses a speciality.  Suits and dreaaea altered.  After Jan. I at, long kid gtovea, 25c;  Short ones, 15c  Detroit Cleanera and Preaaera.  R. S. FORD   -   Proprietor  Office next to Dreamland Theatre.  Office Hours :   8 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Saturday : 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.  A. G. McKEOWN  KELOWNA  Agent [or the  PENTICTON STEAM  LAUNDRY  Laundry despatched twice a  week.  Prompt attention and careful  work.  A "Want" ad. in tht Record  is a sure dividend-paying  investment.  WATCH  For Next Week's  Announcement of  our Big Clearing  . . Out Sale . .  W. B. M. CALDER  Here ii a message of hope and good  cheer from Mrs, C. J. Martin, Boone Mill,  Va., who ii the mother of eighteen children.  Mrs. Martin was cured of stomach trouble  and constipation by Chamberlain's Tablets  after five years of suffering, and now recommends these tablets to the public. Sold by  all dealers.

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