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 UII  LP  LCoww  Mrttma Uecovb  Ugialatlvs AtMkWtf  Victoria, B.C,  VOL XI.  NO. 37  KELOWNA BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY, JULY 31, 1919.-4 PAGES  T  $1.50 Per Annum  #*  ijoyable Garden Fete  The^^oir^MeMrtfan Chapter,  I.O.D.E.,  held  a  moat enjoyable  farden fete on the lawn of Mr. D.  Joyd-Jones on Thursday evening,  July 24th. The beautilul grounds  were shown to advantage by the  Delco light and lanterns, which  provided excellent illumination  and which was kindly installed by  Mr. Trenwith.  A fish pond for the children  proved a great attraction, under  the management of Mrs. Trenwith.  The fortune-teller was alao very  busy being patronized by both  old and young, Miss Nicol kindly  taking, charge of this. A beautifully-decorated flower-stall was  under the management of Mesdames Cross and Packham, where  many flowers were readily sold.  An excellent programme was  provided under the direction of  Mrs. Ambler as follows and rendered after a few opening remarks  by the Rev. E. D. Braden:���  Piano Solo   Mr. Dilworth, ot Victoria  Dragon Fly Dance   Patsy Anderson  Solo When Love is Kind  Misa Annie Fleming  Solo  Dear Old Pal of Mine  Mr. J. Bamling  Solo Yesterday and To-Day  Mra. J^ H. Trenwith  Dance    Patev Anderson  Duet A Lover and His Lass  (Encore)- The Keys of Heaven  Mr. J. Bamling and Miss Annie Fleming  Dance Mendelssohn's Spring Song  Pupila of Mrs. Anderson  An orchestra composed oi Mr.  and Mrs. Rouse and Mr. Gore,  played during the evening and  was very much enjoyed. After the  programme dancing took place on  the lawn which proved a pleasant  ending to a most enjoyable evening.  The proceeds, which amounted  to almost $100, will go towards  the I.O.D.E., who are striving to do  their ahare towards the War Memorial.  Wants More B.C. Wheat  A. C. Noakes, representing the  Victory Flour Mills at Vancouver,  was in the district today with the  idea of reviving interest in wheat  growing. The Victory Mill is  really the former Enderby plant,  which some time ago was moved  to the coast, but had to shut down  owing to the decrease of wheat  production in the province.- The  Victory Co. have taken the matter  up again and are erecting a 400  barrel mill. They are advocating  the growing of a soft milling wheat  as more suitable for their purpose  than the hard wheat of the prairies,  and which this province only can  grow to perfection.  [Will Organize Farmers'  Union of B. C.  [To Combine Farmers' Institute  and United Farmers  Plans were completed last week  [for (he organization of the Farmers'  I Union of British Columbia, which  j will be an organization of ten thou-  | sand members and will embrace  fi the membership of the Farmers'  [Institutes and that of the United  ���(Farmers of British Columbia. This  ris a result of the resolution which  I waa passed at the conference of  ofarmerj held laat month at Smithera  [when it was thought that as these  [two associations work more or less  I along the same linea, that an amal-  | gamation of interests would be to  [the benefit of tho farming industry  r generally. As a result a committee  I was named made up of three  I members of each association, with  1C. E. Barnes, president of the B.C.  i Fruit Growers' Association, aa  5 chairman, to deal with the matter.  The committee met in Vancou-  I ver, and after thoroughly diacus-  [ aing all the various phases of the  [ question it was unanimously of the  [ opinion that it waa a move in the  ' right direction. Those on the com-  j mittee representing the advisory  board which is the governing body  of the Farmers' Institutes, were Jas.  Bailey, Chilliwack; W. F. Harrison,  'Kamloops, and C. E. Whitney-  Griffiths, Metchosin. Those representing the United Farmers were  >R. A. Copeland, Lumby, president;  George Clarke, Sidney, and S. T.  Elliott, Kelowna.  A apecial committee consisting  of Measrs. {Barnes. Copeland and  Bailey, interviewed the Hon. Mr.  Barrow, miniater of agriculture,  and told him of the new move.  He heartily endorsed the plan and  authorized the committee to proceed with the plans for the bringing into effect the Farmers' Union  of Britiah Columbia, which name  has been adopted pro tern.  Any work the committee has  done during its session will have  to be ratified by the thousanda of  members of the two associations  scattered throughout the province.  It is certain to come as a matter of  course.  The United Farmers as an organization became effective three  yeara ago when the association  was first established. Since that  time it has grown fairly rapidly,  but aa there was a general opinion  throughout the province that the  association should link up with the  institutes in one body, thia meeting  confirms this idea. The institute  members have also been of this  mind, and now the two associations have come together and have  laid plana for what is expected  will be the strongest agricultural  association that British Columbia  haa ever seen. In other provinces  the farmera have become so well  organized that they are mighty factors in their own sections.  A joint meeting of the Farmers'  Institute and the United Farmers  ia to be held in Kelowna on Friday  next, Auguat 8th, at which Mr. R.  A. Copeland, president of the United Farmers of B.C., and Mr. Bailey  chairman of the Advisory Board of  Farmers'Institutes, will be present.  May Send District  Exhibit to Vancouver  Mr. J. T. Little, representing the  Vancouver Exhibition Association,  waa in town today for the purpose  of awakening interest in the sending of a district exhibit from Kelowna to the exhibition in September. A $500 first prize and other  money prizes are offered, and the  management is prepared to make  a generous grant towarda the expense of such an undertaking. Aa  the Vancouver Exhibition is likely  this year to be the biggest affair of  the kind ever held in the province,  it might be a good thing to take up  this proposal if only as a valuable  advertisement for the diatrict.  Tpr. E. C. Small, of the Mission,  who left in May two years ago  with a 2nd C.M.R. draft, from Vernon, returned Monday. He was  transferred overseas to the Royal  Canadian Dragoons.  Results of School  Entrance Exams.  Gov.-General's Medal for Dis  trict Goes to Penticton  The results of the High School En  trance examination -which waa held  June 23-25 at 107 centres in the  province, were announced laat  weekend, by the department of  education. There were in all 2280  candidates, of whom 1546 passed  In addition 1666 public achool  pupils have been granted High  School Entrance standing without  examination on the recommendation of the principala of the various  schools in citiea ot the firat and  second class, making a total of  3212 pupils promoted to High  School. The honor of securing  first place for the province rests  with Sadie Boyles, of South Vancouver, who obtained 872 marks  out of a possible 1100.  Of the ten bronze medals given  annually be the Governor-General  the winner for district 7, embracing  the Okanagan Valley, was Helen  J. Armstrong, Penticton.  Following are the results for the  various schools of the district:  KELOWNA���Wrote on examination in competition for medal, 3 ;  granted entrance standing without  examination, 29 ; total, 32. Promoted to High School, 32.  Pass List-Howard Leathley, 759;  Alberta Small, 748; Margaret  O'Neil, 708.  Recommended liat-Div. I: Frances Anderson, Percy Andrews,  John W. Birch, Lulu Bouvette, Alice  L. Brown, Clifford Cunningham,  Frank Latta, Dorothy M. Morrison,  Grace McCarthy, Hugh M. McKenzie, Reta Rickson, Frank Sinkinson, Reba Willits, Rosalie Wilson.  Div. 2 : Jack Buckland, Harold  Dore, Christina Ferguson, Arthur  Geen, Winnie Glaiater, Dennis  Gore, Beatrice M. Harvey, Peter  Hewetaon, Audrey Knox, Sybil  McKenzie, Arthur Packham, Nellie  Patterson, Edward Small, Jean  Swerdfager. Gordon Wilaon.  RUTLAND���Number of candidates 9, passed 5: Olive White, 720  Evale-n Harrison, 648; Evelyn M.  Sproule, 634 ; William Price. 569;  Bert Dalgleish, 558.  ELLISON���Number of candidates 2; passed I : Agnes Conroy,  648.  KELOWNA EAST-Number of  candidates 2; passed 2: Harold F.  Gilmore, 741; Richard J. Gilmore,  608.  KELOWNA NORTH���Number  of candidates 2 ; passed 2 : Harry  G. Ward, 630 ; Frank A. Lewis,  590.  MISSION CREEK-Number of  candidatea 6; passed I : Annie E,  Swordy, 550.  OKANAGAN SOUTH-Number  of candidates, 3 ; passed 3 : Dal-  ziel Walker, 726; Joan Fuller, 711;  Arthur Clarance, 634.  PEACHLAND-Number of can-  didates II; passed 8: Archie Hamilton, 610 ; Ruby G. Cousin., 594 ;  Alice A. H��hensee, 590 ; Thomas  A. Hamilton, 587 ; Nelson Keath-  ing, 563; Elsie Law, 556; Thomas  E. Drought, 550; Albert Town, 550.  Interesting Local  Wedding  The wedding took place last  Thuraday afternoon at the Presbyterian church, of Arthur Lemon,  lately returned from overseas, ro  Miss Jean Walker Louden. The  church was prettily decorated  with flowers and the ceremony,  which was performed by the Rev.  E. D. Braden, was largely attended,  both the bride and groom having  a wide circle of frienda in the diatrict. The bridesmaid waa Miaa  Jean Black, the bride being given  by Mr. T. Black. Mr. Lome Lemon, brother of the groom, acted aa  best man. Mr. H. Tod Bovd presided at the organ and a solo waS  sung by Mr. G. McKenzie. Following the ceremony a reception was  held at the home of Mr. and Mrs.  T. Black, of Woodlawn. After a  honeymoon spent at the ranch  near Black Mountain, Mr. and Mrs.  Lemon will take up their residence  on Cadder Avenue.  Lish Bailey returned from the  coast last Friday.  Dominion Convention  of War Veterans  Col. Belson Makes Interesting  Report of Proceedings  Last week we published a report  presented to the local G.W.V.A.  by Col. Belson, who waa aent as  delegate to the provincial convention at Vancouver. This week we  have received some notes regarding - the Dominion convention  which took place shortly after.  Delegates to the number of 265  were present, representing 450  branches, and a membership of  150,000. Many small branches in  eastern Canada were unable to  send delegates on account of the  expense involved in the long trip  to the coaat, but other delegates  held their proxies. In this connection opinion at the convention  seemed to be in favour of eventually making Port Arthur or Fort  vVilliam the permanent convention  headquarters.  The financial statement ahowed  a surplus of assets over liabilities  of about $19,000. In the ten  months ending April 30th last, the  Association has adjusted 20,000  cases for veterans and dependents,  or an average of 80 cases a day.  The "Veteran" magazine, the  official organ of the Association,  had 75,000 subscribers up to June  last, and the last two months is  showing a profit. It should be  more widely supported.  The Dominion secretary, Comrade C. G. McNeill, is a moat capable official and waa the most popular man at the convention.  It is intended to publish a report  in full of the work of the dominion  executive for the past year. This  report should result in many, veterans joining the GW.V.A. who  at present are -outside all soldier  organizationa. They should realize  lhat the G.W.V.A. works for all returned men, and at the aame time  for the best interests of Canada.  The government were asked to  refund the passage money of all  dependenta, including that of Canadians who joined the Imperial  aervice, and make the present order apply to the whole period of  the war.  The following clauses of the reaolution dealing with pensions  were of moat importance: I. Equalization of pensions paid to all  ranks on the basis of the present  pensions payable to an officer of  captain's rank ; 2. Citizens of Canada before the war, who joined the  British or French armies, to receive  the same pensions aa members of  the C.E.F.; 3. No deduction to be  made from the pension of dependents on account of any other income or benefit whatsoever ; J4.  The pension of a totally disabled  man and of a widow without children to be equalized ; 5. That the  Board of Pensions Commissioners  be empowered to revise the scale  of pensions from time to time in  conformity with the increased or  decreased cost of living, as ascertained by expert investigation.  The Parliamentary Committee  on Pensions have recommended  an increase of 20 p.c. in the pensions of all ranka.  A message was read from Col.  Biggar, of Ottawa, suggesting that  amall pensions paid for from 5 p.c.  to 15 p.c. disability be commuted,  jf desired by the pensioner, This  was approved.  The $2,000 bonus proposal led  to a strenuous debate of about  aeven houra, many of the speakers  rising to a high level of eloquence.  The delegatea favoring the proposal made it clear that this bonus  was not asked for in payment of  war servicea, but for rehabilitation  in civil life. There were many  cases of doctors, lawyera and other  professional men, who had lost  their practices, and had to atart life  anew, with the added handicap of  loss of professional knowledge,  and this applies also to skilled  manual workers. It waa also said  that this be a cheaper mean a of  re-establishment than the present  government schemes with their  large overhead expenses. On the  other hand, it waa pointed out that  this bonus would increase the public debt of the Dominion by at  least $600,000,000. and that the  aoundest system was to loan men  up to $2,000 without interest, on  the same system as the Soldiers'  Settlement Board.  An amendment strongly support-  Changes in School Staff  There will be several changes in  the school staff at the commencement of next term. Three of the  teachers have resigned���Miss Eva  Thompson, who has been married  at the coast, Mrs, Bowser and Miss  Ravmer. Owing to the growth of  the school population an extra teacher haa been appointed in addition to the three required to fill the  vacancies. The four new members  of the staff are : Miss Minnie Harvey, of Kelowna, Misa Austin, ot  Kamloops, Miss Bell, from Chilliwack, and Mias Kate Fullerton  The appointment of the latter will  be welcome newa to many who  knew Mias Fullerton during her  previous residence here, when she  was a valued member of the staff  for many years. She left Kelowna  four or five years ago for Toronto  to train as a deaconess, and for a  considerable time has been engaged in mission work amongst  the northern Indians at Norway  House.  Mrs. Jawsey was a passenger to  Ottawa this morning.  A picturesque band of gypsies  crossed the lake last Monday on  their way north, travelling, if you  please, in three big touring automobiles I They were held up in  Kelowna for a while and three of  the women had to go back with  provincial constable Graham, to  face charges of theft and fortune  telling. Being released on suspended sentence they were finally  able to proceed on their way.  ed was to refer lhe whole matter to  a referendum of the members.  This, Col. Belson sav, appeared  likelv to show just as strong a division in the Association as was  apparent at the convention, and,  after approaching the Calgary delegatea and their moat uncompromising opponents, and finding them  willing to compromise, he got the  two following resolutions r passed,  which eventually resulted in the  Convention passing practically  unanimously the resolution endorsing Bonus paymenta as the most  equitable system of re-establishment, and that the amount be only  limited by the country's ability to  pay. The resolutions referred to,  moved by Col. Belson, were as  follow!: " That the rules of order  be suspended in order that an attempt at compromise be made on  the Bonua Resolution and Amendments at present before the Convention." "That, as all speakers  seem to be in agreement on the  principle of a Bonua for the rehabilitation of the returned citizen, the  movera and seconders of the  resolutions and . amendments  should meet immediately with  Comrade Whittaker as Chairman,  to draw up a resolution embodying  these Principles."  "Personally," Col. Belson states,  "I am of opinion that the Resolution  as passed practically shelves the  question, because I believe that  after pensions to disabled men,  widows and orphans are put on an  equitable basis, this country will be  unable financially- to make any  Bonus payments, and I do not think  that any man in full posession of  his health and atrength should appear to want to capitalize his patriotism. This demand would never  arise in a country where military  service was compulsory, but if the  Dominion chooses to rely on volunteers it must always expect demands ol this nature. The irritating presence of the slacker in the  community after a war of this kind  ia apt to make the veteran value  his services rather highly, and justly  so, and the fact that the Government hsve taken no steps to make  the profiteer diagorge, caused more  bitterness at the Convention than  anything else."  Calder, of Montreal, made the  beat speech during the Convention,  in pleading for a better understanding between the French and English Canadian. He strongly attacked Sir Sam Hughea for the way he  handled recruiting in Quebec at the  commencement of the war.  The lunch tendered by the Canadian Club to the delegates on the  opening day, at which Premier  John Oliver and the Leader of the  Opposition were present, was  interesting through the impressive  way President Purney warned the  politicians that they would be held  to their promises.  Provincial Conservatives  Get Ready for Action  Will Hold Convention in Vancouver During September  The provincial Conservatives  have decided to gird their political  armor on and get into the next  campaign. The British Columbia  executive has chosen September  29-30 aa the date for the firat convention since 1914. It will be held  in Vancouver and the date ia arranged so that the 500 delegates  may visit the New Westminster  fair when they are not in convention.'  The principal business of the  convention will be the choice of a  provincial leader. The last official  assembly elected the late Sir Richard McBride to continue in command of its political fortunes, and  while Mr. Buwser was the choice  of the members of the House following upon the departure for  England of the former premier, he  has not vet been formally elected  provincial leader. The outside  delegates will be given an opportunity next September of either endorsing the action of the former  members of the legislature or of  bringing forward new talent. A  new party platform will also be  considered.  Baseball and Lacrosse  The Kelowna lacrosse team  went up to Armstrong last Thursday full of hope and determination,  but alas I although they made a  good showing and nearly vanquished that doughty foe, they fell a  little ahort and had to acknowledge a lost game by 7 to 6.  The baseball match between  Enderby prid Vemon, at Vernon,  was rather a surprise packet. Vernon has been rather out of the  running ao far in baseball and a  safe bet for the bottom seat, but  they managed to put it over the  favourites in the league race to the  tune of 13 to I. This opens up  fresh possibilities and perhaps  Kelowna���well, who knows?  To-day Kelowna is visiting Vernon where both the lacrosse and  baseball teams will play.  LEAGUE  STANDINGS  BASEBALL  Games Rubs  Tesm Playact   Won    Lost    Foi Ag'nst  Enderby    7        5        2      57      59  Kelowna    6        3        3      53      50  Vernon.    7'      .2        5      51       52  LACROSSE  Grunss Goals  Tesm Plsyed   Won'  Lost    For  As'nst  Armstrong....   7^6        0      55      25  Kelowna    7        2        5      28      41  Vernon  6        I        5      21       38  Wm. Dixon waa fined $10 and  costa yeaterday for being drunk  and disorderly.  '#35  CANADA  OFFER*  Y��rg  >5$��ftr$422.  ���pOR every War Savings Stamp whlclf you can  *" purchase today for a fraction over $4.00 the  Dominion of Canada is pledged to pay you $5.00  in 1924. If you cannot make an outlay of $4.00 at  one time, accumulate sixteen 25-cent Thrift Stamps  and exchange them for a $4.00 War Savings Stamp.  C Should circumstances compel you to realize on  your investment, your money with accumulated  interest is always available,  NATIONAL WAB BAVDTOS COMMITTE!  (British Columbia Division)  Vanoouver, B.O.  Buy Thrift Stamps PAGE TWO  KELOWNA  RECORD  Thuraday, July 31,1919  SYNOPSIS OP COAL  MINING  REGULATIONS  KELOWNH RECORD  Published every Thurs**��y at Kstowna,  BritlA ColnmbU  Ooal mining rights of the Dominion  in Manitoba, BMtfatohewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the Northwest  Territories, and In portion ot" the Province of British Columbia may be loosed for a term of twenty-one years at  an annual rental of $1 an acre. Not  more than 2,500 acres will be leased to  one  applicant.  Applications for the lease must be  made by the applicant In person to the  Agent or Bub-agent of the district in  which the rights upplied for are situated.  Bach application must he accompanied hy a fee of 15, which will be refunded If the rights applied for ure not  available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable  output of the mine at the rate of five  cents  per  ton.  In surveyed territories the land must  bo described by sections or legal subdivisions oi section**, and in unsurvoyed  territory the tract applied for Bhall be  staked  out  by  the applicant  himself.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish the agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity of  merchantable coal mined and pay the  royalty thereon. If the coal mining  rights aro not being operated, such returns shall bo furnished at least once  a year.  The lease will Include the coal mining rights only, but the lessee may bo  permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may be considered  necessary for the working of the mine  at the rate of $10 an acre.  For full Information application  should be made to the Secretary of tbe  Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or  to the Agent or sub-Agent of Dominion  Lands.  W. W. CORY.  Deputy Minister of the Interior  (N.B.��� Unauthorized   publication   of  this advertisement will not be paid for).  The Fish Market  Nearly opposite wharf  We sell all kinds of Fresh Fish in  season and Shell Fish  Phone 243 Delivery  O.W.  AUCTIONEER  and  General Commission  Merchant  Second - Hand Goods  Bought or Sold on  Commission        '  Flour and Feed Always  in Stock  Next to the C.P.R. wharf,  Kelownn  ���JOHN I.EATMLEY  Editor and Proprietor  SUBSCRIPTION   IUTK.X  til.HO   psr   vear;   7Bc.   six   months.   Units.)  Minim 10 osats siMllloul.  Subscribers   at   ths reanlar rats   can havs  .stra papers tnallsd to friends  at a distance  at IIA I.l'' RATE. I.S.. TI esnts per rear.  This  spsrlal  privllsse   ie   tranter!    for    ths  nrrriMtse ot Mlvsrtislnir the iritv  vsd district.  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LANE  (Army and Navy veteran)  Box 489       - -        Kelowna  AUCTIONEER  Having concluded satisfactory  arrangements with Harvey,  Duggan At Davies to look after  my interests in Kelowna and  district, 1 am now prepared to  place at the disposal of the  public my 27 years experience  in the auctioneering buaineai-  This experience has covered  auction of every description  but more particularly in the  line of Cattle, Farm, Implements and Household Furniture. 1 am also prepared to  make an qffer of purchase on  all movables such as Farm  Stock, Implement! and Household effects. Arrangements for  sales and any information required can be obtained at thc  offices of Harvey, Duggan Ac  Davies.  G. H. KERR  Plastering  BY   SKILLED  WORKMEN  ���������  J. ROSSI  P.O. Box 110  St. Paul Street    Kelowna  'When using NN  WILSONS  FLY PADS  \ read directions  |\   carefully and  -^-.follow Them/  ,,5.^)    EXACTLY/  Far more effective than Sticky Fly  Catchers. Clean to handle. Sold by  Druggists and Grocers everywhere.  Orders for  Local  Scouls  *fc�� prepared"       Kelowna Troop.  Troop Firat;   Self Last  Scheme to Settle  Britishers in Canada  Details of a scheme o{ far-reaching effect which the British government is ready to put into operation  for settling Britishers in Canada  were given in an interview on  Sunday by Lieut.-Col.. J. Obed  Smith, commissioner of immigration for Canada in London, who  said the Biitish government has  framed and is ready to put into  immediate operation as soon as  Canada is ready to co-operate, a  scheme for granting free transpor-  ation to some point of landing in  the Dominion to the following four  classes of people:  1. "Imperial ex-soldiers and ex-  sailors and their families,  2. "Widows nnd ftmilies of imperial soldiers and sailors killed in  the wsr,  3. "Women war workers, such  as those in the land army, the Women's Legion, etc.,  4 "Orphan children of ex-service  men."  Mr. Shanks, a former Rutland  resident, was an arrival Tuesday  on a visit to the district.  Mr. C. Wharry of Vulcan, Alta.,  is at present visiting his sister Mrs.  Geo. Cross.  Probably the most successful  dance held in the district for some  time was the one held last Friday  evening in the schoolhouse. In  fact there was a rather larger turnout thnn had been prepared for  and in consequence the refreshments were none too plentiful  The committee regret this and pro'  mise to rectify the deficiency next  time. Notwithstanding this every  body had a good time.  There is some talk at present ol  forming in Rutland an amateur  athletic association. Although the  local sports have been much betler  arranged this year, and much more  interest shown, there is need of  better organization in order to keep  the young men together. It is  likely that a meeting will be called  in the near future to discuss the  idea.  On Friday afternoon* boat an  other of lhe 172nd boys came  home���Pte. Wilfred Horsley, of  Rutland. He was in the famous  Vimy Ridge battle with the 54th  nnd has been in man) of the later  actions of the war, being wound- cl  at Bourlon Wood. His stay here  was very short as he left Tuesday  for Kamloops to pass the qualification board as a farmer, and wi  lake up land at Salmon Arm.  The third of a series of baseball  games between town and country  teams was played in the park before a very meagre crowd on Tuesday eveniug. This time the position was reveiserl and the Kelowna  team defeated the Rutland-Ellison  combination 4 3, The game was  fast and errorless for the first three  innings, but in the laat ofthe fourth  the country boys let things get  away from them and with a little  assistance from the umpire Kelowna succeeded in scoring four runs.  The visitors made a determined  effort in the fifth to tie the score  but were unable to do so. The  score by innings was as follows :  Kelowna ��� -0004 x-4  Rulland-Elison -0001 2���3  Umpire: "Pinkv" Raym-r.  Last Thursday evening the Kelowna baseball team paid a viait to  Rutland wilh the avowed intention  of avenging a previous defeat .at  the hands of the Rutland-Ellison  team. Luck, however, was not  with them and they finished up at  the small end of a 6���5 score. The  game was fairly snappy throughout and apart from the first innings,  errors were not numerous. Kincaid was in the box for the visitors  but it was soon appaient that he  was not in form, for the local boys  collected six runs before he was  relieved by DeHart. Quigley pitched a steady game throughout for  the locals and received pretty good  support from the rest of the team.  The line-up was as follows:���  Rutlsnd-Ellitran Kelowns  Armstrong..  c  Ferguson  Monford         1st b     DeHart  Fleming        2nd b    Thayer  Hereron        3rd b       Anderson  Carney  s.s.         Patterson  Conroy    1. i  Hill  W.nles.        c. f Wright  Berard          r. f  Fumerton  Quigley        p  Kincaid  Score by innings; ���  Rulland-Ellison���4 I 10 0���6  Kelowna -    ���10 2 2 0���5  Umpire: Mac Copeland.  O  Kelowna    Regatta   and   Peace  Celebration, August 13th and 14th.  Edited by "Wolf."    July 22, 1919  On Wednesday of last week a  business session of the Court of  Honour was held and as an outcome of this we are now able to  make an estimate of the expenses  and receipts of this year's camp.  We find that food, transportation,  wages otc, cost us $234 06. These  figures are much in excess of last  year but then we had forty scouts  at camp this year in comparison  with about seventeen last year.  Also we would like to point out to  some of our newer members of  the Troop in connection with the  food that when they go to camp  they cannot expect to live like  kings, and the very fact that they  did not starve may be shown by  the amount of grub that was eaten  this year. It has become very obvious that the smaller the scout the  bigger the appetite, and we had a  lot of small scouts this year.  With regard to the receipts we  find that camp fees of $3 a head  and donations amount to $135.15.  This includes the money which \vie  realized by auctioning what grub  we were not able to return to the  grocers, amounting to $5.15. Our  1919 camp will therefore cost us  $98.91 and we do not consider this  excessive when we remember what  a large and long camp we had.  We take this opportunity of thanking Messrs. Campbell, Fumerton  and Casorso Bros, for discounts  allowed and the McKenzie Co. Ltd  for a donation of $10. We also  wish to thank Messrs. P. B. Willits  & Co. for replenishing our First  Aid kit and Mr. Cross of the Dominion Canners for a gift of evaporated onions and potatoes, which put  the finishing touch to the excellent  mulligan we had at the railroad,  In connection with the Court uf  Honour several things were decided ; first, Second Leonard DuMoulin was appointed Troop Secretary  since both the former Troop Secretary, P.L. George Mantle and  Asst. Sec. P.L. Davis are absent  from town and there is considerable  work to be done in connection with  the expenses of camp.  Another thing that was decided  upon at the meeting waa that the  troop would take part in the Peace  parade which is to be held on Thursday.  August 14th in the City Park. Of course  the troop will parade in uniform so we  would ask all scouts to make sure that  their uniforms are intact, as the Regatta is  close at hand now. We have also decided  to have a scouts' relay race at the Regatta  instead of a scout handicap. This will  not necessarily be a patrol relay race but  will probably be a relay race composed of  three or four teams as nearly matched as  possible. All scouts who intend to go in  for it must have their time taken, which  can be done any time by the Scoutmaster  or Mr. Foote, only do not wait until the  last minute.  There are still some scouts who have  not yet paid up their camp fee. We drew  attention to thia in last week's column and  do not want to have to do so again. The  $3 is not at all an excessive price as we  have figured that each scout consumed  approximately $6 worth of grub during  the camp. Our accounts must be cleared  up soon now and until all the fees are  paid we cannot do this.  The first instalment of the winning camp  diary wil) appear in the next issue of the  column.  An order ot the Minimum Wage  Board of British Columbia, which  goes into effect on August 16, provides that the minimum wages for  girls employed in office work under the age of eighteen, are as follows: For the first six months of  employment, $11 per week; for  the second six months, $12; for  the third, $ 13; for the fourth, $14;  thereafter, $15. The latter rate is  the minimum for girls over eighteen.  Tractor  Work  We are prepared to contract for Ploughing, Discing  or Grading with Cleveland  Tractor.  Power Belt work up to  20 H.P.  Bankhead Orchard Co.Ld.  KELOWNA  Professional Cards  NURSE M. BENT  P.O. Box 396  Phone Mrs. Windsor's residence, Harvey  Avenue, Kelowna  BURNE J- .VEDDELL  Barrister,  Solicitors and  Notaries Public, i  G. Weddell.    -   John P. Burne.  KBLOWNA   B.G.  R. B. KERR  Barrister '  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA, ::  B.C.  Official figures show that 259  tons of food products, chiefly eggs  fruit and canned goods, were destroyed by cold,storage houses of  Winnipeg each vear during the  war, presumably because they  could not be offered for sale without lowering prices.  Premier Oliver is on his way to  Ottawa, where he will confer with  the federal cabinet regarding the  sale of the Pacific Great Eastern  Railway to the Dominion government. He will also endeavor to  have established the exact status of  the Kitsilano .reserve, in which  $300,000 of provincial money is  invested. He will attend the  Liberal convention in Ottawa in  August, but denies any desire to  be picked as the federal leader of  the party. "I'm not looking for the  honor," said he.  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR & BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given for publicBuild-  ingsTown and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  1 F. W. GROVES  M. Can. Soc. C. E.  Consulting Gioll and Hydraulic  Engineer  B.G. Land Suroeyor  Surveys and Reports on Irrigation Works  Applications for Wster Licenses  KELOWNA. B. C  Dr. J. W. NELSON SHEPHERD  DENTIST  Pendozi Street   and   Lawrence   Avenue  W, G. SCOTT  Plumber and Tinsmith  Jobbing and Repairs  Phones: Business 164:Residence91  P.O. Box 22  J. A. BIGGER  BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR  Estimates Furnished for ell cla  of work  Motor Car Owners  Now is the time to get your car overhauled ready fo  the fine weather. "A stitch in time saves nine," an  a amall adjustment  may save you a big bill later or  The SMITH & McCUBBINl  GARAGE  All kinds of Accessories Agents fc  Dodge Bros. Touring and  Business Cars  The best car on the market to-day  The Famous Chalmers Car  With the "Victory" motor  Republic Trucks and Tractors  For all hauling and farm work  Agents for COODYEAR  TIRES  LA WRENCE A VE.   Phone 232. Night phone 144  CREAM PRICES  from June 13th, 1919  Kelowna prices: No. 1 -  60c per lb. butter (at  No. 2-  58c  KELOWNA CREAMERY, LTD.  Premises on Lawrence Ao.  Woodcraft  Manufacturing Co. -��-.�����  For Furniture of all kinds made to order, Store and  Office Fittings. Good storage to rent.  Building Contractors' Estimates Furnished  Second  Hand  and  Antique  Furniture and Goods of all kind*  bought or sold on commission.  Sewing machines cleaned, repaired and overhauled.  Upholstering done on the premises.  Just Arrived���a carload of  Agricultural Lime  Try some on your lawn or vegetable garden  WM. HAUG  Phone 66  A LOT OF POWER  is stored up in this Exide Storage Battery for autos.  If you've never used it, begin to-day and learn how to  economize in the use of electric current on your car.  The EXIDE BATTERY is a wizard in this respect.  Lasts long and gives splendid service. Try iton our say.  so I   Storage batteries recharged and repaired.  GOODYEAR 7ires service station  Gas Coal Oil Lubricating Oils  THE OIL SHOP  Corner of  Pendozi   &  Lawrence  J. W. B. BROWNE, Proprietor  DAY and NIGHT  SERVICE  Telephones  D.y 287  Night 67 Iiursday, July 31.1919  KELOWNA  EECOED  PAGE THREE  OUR ANNUAL SUMMER  Clearance Sale  Commences Saturday, August 2  A large assortment, of merchandise will be placed on  **��� sale at 8.15 on Saturday morning. These extra  reductions should be taken full advantage of as auickly  as possible. Many lines will be sold out early Saturday morning and cannot be repeated.  Navy Blue Suits, at $15.75  An extraordinary price on Navy Serge and Lustre Suits. These  are worth in the ordinary way up to $30. Note price, $15.75  Silk Suits, in Navy, Saxe and Sand. Regular price up to $45.  To clear at :  $27.75  Gloves on Sale    *  Women'��� Fabric  Glovet in colore Grey,  Natural, Khaki, Black and White...$|  Grey Fine Lisle Gloves in Fownes' make,  sizes 5$. 6, 6J  65c pr.  Hosiery specially priced  Women's  Silk   Boot   Hose,   in   Fawn,  Pearl, Grey, Gunmetal 6t Brown.. 35c  Children's White and Black Fine ribbed  Lisle Hose.   Sale price, pair 45c  Hats at $l.oo and Half Price  In our Millinery section we aim to make a clearance of all  surplus stock, so the prices will be found to be below the  average marking down.  One line of Hat we have marked at the exceptianal price of $1  All other Hats are reduced to   Half Price  Values in Shoe Dept.  Children's White Strap Leather Sandals, sizes 11 to  2.   Reg $275.   Sale price  $2.25  Odd lines in Children's, Misses' and Boys' White canvas Sandals, Oxfords and Lace Shoes, with  rubber soles ... 95c pr.  Women's White Canvas Pumps, Oxfords and high  lace shoes, with rubber soles 6c heels. Sale $2.15  Women's Grey Canvas High Shoes, wilh leather  soles and Cuban heel  $3.95  Women's Brown Canvas Shoes, medium heel, lea-  ther soles $3.50  A good grade of Grey Knitting Yam for winter socks  The Sale price is   $2.25 lb.  Our Piece goods Section  A large acsortment of Dress Materials which include  fabrics of  Armure, Tweed,  Serge,   Plaids and  Checks  $1 yard  All-wool Navy  Blue Serge, 42-inch wide, reg. $2.25  yard.   For the sale  $1.75 yard  White Corduroy Velvet.    An  ideal material for the  early fall, 27 inches wide    85c yard  An assortment of  large  Plaid Ginghams, 36 inches  wide  55c yard  Cotton Crepe, the ideal wash material, in Grey, Saxe  Blue, Pink, Purple, Pale Blue and Navy.,35c yd.  Check Ginghams  in  Pale  Blue,  Pink,  Green   and  Brown.   Sale price ....25c yard  About 200 yards of White Nainsook.    Is exceptional  value at  20c yard  Bathing Caps 50c  The remainder of our Bathing  Caps will be cleared at  the low price of   -   -   SOc  Women's Bathing  Costumes, in Navy Blue, in  sizes 36 and 38. Worth today $1.95. Sale price $1.25  Children's Bathing Suits for ages 10, 11 and 12 years 95c  These come trimmed with White, Gold and Red  Smaller Children's bathing Suits in plain navy, size 6,7,8..65c  Children's White Middies. Some of these come with striped  crepe collars and cuffs, others come in plain white.  Size6to 14 year*.   Sale price   $1.25  White Wash Skirts at - 95c  Women's white Drill Wash Skirts are made to button down  the front and arje a special bargain at 95c  Holland and Striped Wash Skirts, reg. $2.50, reduced to $1.75  Boys' Cotton Suits in sizes I to 5 years. Some of these come  in plain colors of Blue and Tan, others come in plain  White Duck or Drill, also striped Galatea.   Price up to  ��� $3.75, reduced for sale to $2.95  Corsets, 95c  Odd makes & sizes  in white Coutil Corsets, which will be  special value at this  time 95c pair  Siies 19 to 30 represented  Waists - $1  An assortment of  Voile, Organdie and  Muslin Waists that  usually sell up to  $3.75 for $1  All Waists Reduced in price  Striped Flannelettes  Many patterns in Striped Flannelettes will be  placed on sale. These were purchased by lhe Red  Cross Society ten months ago under exceptionally  favourable circumstances, but when the armistice was  signed these were left on our hands, and we now  offer them at a price they cannot be bought to-day  from the factory.   Note the price  30c yard  JERMAN HUNT  Watch This  space next weak  for Whits Sal*  PHONE 361  KELOWNA  V  TOWN AND COUNTRY NOTES  ���  Mis, Laura Wilson left Monday  morning to join the family at Chilliwack.  The steam roller has been busy  during the past few daya patching  up the main street.  Mrs. Millie and Mrs. Purves and  son left on Monday morning for a  holiday at the coast.  G. R. S. Blackaby went up to  Armstrong Monday to take a position in the Bank of Montreal  branch there.  1 he Rev. W. Daniels, superintendent of Baptist Missions in B.C.,  was in Kelowna over the weekend  and preached in the Baptist Church.  Sunday night.  The Regatta committee is offering a $ 10 prize to the performer in  costume providing the best comic  features during the course of the  afternoon programmes.  The Occidental Fruit Co. have  under construction a large new  apartment building on St. Paul  street, designed to accommodate  the employees during the canning  season.  The Jack McMillan Chapter,  I.O.D.E., will meet at the home of  Mrs. E. L. Cross on Wednesday,  August 6th, at 3 p.m., instead of  Monday, August 4th.  A last reminder of the Flower  Show to be held on August 2nd in  the Leckie building adjoining Jer-  man Hunt's. Open to public in  the afternoon. A good exhibit of  flowers and vegetables is expected.  Mrs. Wanless and daughters  Edna and Ruth, are at present visiting relatives in the district. Mrs.  Wanless is a sister of Mrs. J. Wf  Jones and also of Mrs. W. Sehell.  Aid. D. H. Rattenbury has thii  week commenced the erection of a  new building nexi to the Royal  Bank. Part of this will be occupi  ed by himself for office purposes,  and the rest has been leased to a  concern from Phoenix who are to  start an ice cream and refreshment  parlor and candy store.  Services of praise and thanksgiving for victoiy and peace, and  in commemoration ot the men of  the congregation who have falter  in the Great War, will be held in  St. Michael's and All Angels'  Church on Sunday, August 3rd,  at 6 a.m., 11 a.m., and 7.30 p.m,  All returned soldiers are cordially  invited lo attend the 11 o'clock  service. The regular Sunday-school  will be given up for this occasion.  A number of ranchers in the  Glenmore and Ellison districts have  been proceeded against this week  for the offence of allowing irrigation  water to escape on to the public  roads. Great damage has been  done in the past to the roads by  this practice. Each of the seven  defendents who were before the  Magistrate Tuesday and Wednesday were fined $5 and costs. This'  it was stated was the minimum  penalty, as all such -persons are  liable for any damage done to the  roads.  Many people will learn with  interest of the appointment of Mr.  A. R. Lord, a former Kelowna  school principal, to the position of  school inspector for the Okanagan  district, rendered vacant bv the  transfer of Mr. A. Anstey to Vancouver. Mi. Lord is to make his  headquarters in Kelowna, and will  be here some time in October. On  his leaving Kelowna aome five or  six years ago Mr. Lord was for a  time principal -of a Vancouver  school, and for the past four years  has been stationed at Prince Rupert  as school inspector for that district.  Mrs. Lord (formerly Miss McNair)  was also at one time a teacher on  the local school staff.  Dr. Telford returned Monday  from the coast.  T. A. F. Wiancko, of.the provincial dairy branch, was in town  over the weekend.  Mr. Wm. Shanks of Dacotah,  Man., is here this week looking  after his property interests at Rut-  and.  Misa Allanah Sutherland of Summerland, is spending the week  with Miss Nellie Jones in camp at  Manhattan.  Prof. Ira Dilworth of the Victoria  High School is spending a vacation  with his brothel Leslie, prior to  taking a course of study at Harvard  University.  Mrs. I). Cameron of Salmon Arm  is at present visiting with Mrs.  Saucier. Mrs. Cameron is a daughter  of the late Jos. Christian and one  of the pioneer residents of this  district.  Lang Lefroy, a west-side man,  and well-known resident of Bear  Creek, came home this week after  service overseas with the Strath-  conas. He has some good work  to his credit being mentioned several times in dispatches. He was  an old South African veteran.  Mrs. C. Burtch gave an afternoon  tea on Wednsday afternoon in  honor of her cousin, Mrs. E. Hall.  Edith Thompson returned home  on Sunday after having spent a  week or io visiting Mrs. McEachern.  Miss Allie Chamberlain has been  confined to her bed for the last few  days, suffering from tonsilitis.  Pte. John Paul returned from  overseas on Thursday. He spent  the week-end visiting at the home  of Mr. J. B. Fisher.  Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Scott returned on Friday from the coast, where  they have spent the month visiting  friends.  The Benvoulin Auxiliary of the  Women's Missionary Society will  meet at the home of Mrs. Hamill  on Wednesday afternoon, August  6th at 3 o'clock The word for the  roll call ia to be "truth."  irv Co.  The Dollar is  worth 35c  according to a coaat paper of  recent data. Will, I think that  waa a misprint right enough, but  the way iotnt people spend  money auggeati that their dollars are down to the level of  dimes. To these I am not writing, but to the man who values  money in the proper way I can  offer assistance���1 can help him  out; 1 can compete with him  against these fool prices.  Chas. Dark  The Fair Shoeman  Benvoulin Notes  The Benvoulin United Farm Women met at the Manse on Thursday  last.  Pte. F. J. Day returned to Quebec  a short time ago, where he expects  to receive his discharge.  Mrs. DeMara returned Sunday  by moto> after having spent a few  days with friends in Vernon.  Mr. T. Wilkinson, from Olds,  Alta., is visiting Mr. and Mrs. Fred  Munson.  N. E. DAY GEO. BROWN  PHONE 146  Daily Deliveries of  Milk and Cream  Milk Tickets, 7 arts, for $ I  Cream, ptr pint     -     30c  Word & Baldock  CONTRACTORS        ,  Brickwork and  Concrete  Telephone    -   -    4804  HK>WWWODO^^  Travelling Requisites  We have a very comprehensive stock of  Travelling Trunks, Suit Cases, &c.  At all pricea  RUGS for travelling, automobile, or driving  Light and Heavy Harness  We carry a large stock and can also make any  part wc do not happen to have  HARNESS REPAIRS  W. R. GLENN 6c SON  Pendozi Street Phone  150  Wt&CftKM<��WK&Cj^^  The Jenkins Co., Ltd.  Service Day or Night  Phone 20  Up-to-date Livery  Auto Truck*  OVERLAND CAR  /   (FIVE-PASSENGER)  HARNESS and  Harness Repairs  We are now fully equipped for all kinds of Repaira to Harness  and Leather Work and will give PROMPT SERVICE  SECOND-HAND HARNESS BOUGHT |AND SOLD  New Stock of both Heavy and Light Harness on hand  At rock bottom prices  Everything here for the horseman  C. RUTHERFORD, Water St., Kelowna r  MMMHaM  ��  P.VfiE FOOT  KELOWNA   RECOID  Thuwday.JulySI.1919  Our Prices  on  s  ummer  Goods  are now so Low  that they will compel you to buy!  Ladies' Dark Color Gingham Dresses  values up to $12.75, for $7.50  Girls' Gingham Dresses, in assorted  colors and sizes, " Traveler's  Samples," values to $1.65 -95c  Children's Khaki Dresses, belted  style, brass button trimmed,  pleated skirt, one piece style,  at $1.75 and $1.85  Ladies' Khaki Overalls, sizes 32 to  44, special at $2.50  Ladies' Fashionette Plaid Hose, in  assorted colors, at $1.25 pair  Ladies' Utility Silk Hose, black and  white, at $1.25 pair  Penman's Full-fashioned Lisle Hose  at 95c pair  Silk Lisle Hose, in black, white or  tan, at 65c pair  Ladies' Silk Sweaters in good assortment of colors and styles, $9.75  to $18.00  Ladies' Silk Caps, assorted colors  and styles, at $2.75  Ladies' Silk Underskirts, shot effect,  at $4.75  Ladies' Silk Underskirts, colors sand  rose, cope, and purple, at $6.50  Boys' Khaki Overalls, with bib, in  sizes 22 to 32, at $1.00 to $1.65  Men's Panama Hats, priced to clear  $4.50 to 17.50 Hats, $1.00 off  Fresh Fruit and Vegetables at Best Prices  J. F. FUMERTON & II  THE CASH STORE " It Pays to Pay Cash."  Dry Goods phone 58 ;   Grocery phone 35  Regular Delivery Hours:  Moming-9.30 and 11       Afternooh-3 and 5  Veteran Meat Market  J. E, James   -   Prop.  I have  a. good supply  of  Steer Beef  thii week and 1 defy opposition and  know how to save money  Sirloin Steak  35c  Round Steak  30c  Sirloin Roast  32c  Rib Roast    30c  Nice Oven Roast .,  25c '  Pot Roast    22c  Boiling Beef ISc and 20c  Good supply of Veal and Pork at  reduced prices  Phone 183 Bernard Avenue  Cash and Carry  BURROUGHS  ADDING  MACHINES  Add, Subtract, Multiply & Divide  402, Pender Street, Vancouver  IN THE MATTER of the estate of  Charles .Hereron, late of Kelowna,  B.C., deceased,  And in the matter of the eatate of  Anastasia Hereron, late of Kelowna,  B.C., deceased.  NOTICE is hereby given that all creditors or other persons having any claim or  demand against either of the estates of  the above-named deceased, who respectively died on active service with the Can-  adian Expeditionary Forces on or about  the 6th day of November, 1918, and-at  Kelowna aforesaid on or about the 6th  day of May, 1902, and Letters of Adminia-  tration of whose estates were granted to  Michael Hereron, of Kelowna, aforesaid  on the 29th day of April, 1919, are re-  quired to send in their claims to.the said  Michael Hereron or to the undersigned,  at Kelowna, B.C., on or before the 25th  day of August, 1919, after which date the  said estates will be dealt with having regard only to the claims and demands then  received.  Dated  at  Kelowna,  B.C., this 24th day  of July, 1919.  BURNE & WEDDELL,  36-0        Solicitors for the Administrator.  Announcement  R. C. DUTHIE, V.S., D.V.Sc  Veterinary Surgeon  Office Phone 443  Residence      313  Vernon. B.C.  Commencing Wednesday, July 30th,  will be in Kelowna on Wednesday of  each week. Calls left with Dr. J. E,  Wright, Dentist, Willits Block, will be  promptly attended to.  Automobile  For Hire  H. B. BURTCH   -   Phone 180  MOTOR EXPRESS  and Heavy Hauling  D. CHAPMAN  Phone 287 P.O. Box 351  A NY woman who has supervision of  " * home likes to have a modern  I >a'broom���thc kind her guests admire.  Our* are the kind that charm, and  every rime we initatl one we know how  it delights the wife, and we know her  husband who paya for it, haa made an  inveitment that adds valua to their  property.  J. Galbraith  Hearing, Ventilating nnd  Sanitary Engineer  Phones:  Store 100 P.O. Box 81  Residence 5705  It has been decided to have the  Fire Brigade repreaented in the  light rowing fours at the regatta.  Thia crew has been assembled after a little trouble due to the bash-  fulness of the "old oars," and took  a trip last evening with most satisfactory results. Training proceeds.  Want Ads.  THE  Okanagan Brokerage  JAMES INGLIS  PHONE 116  We handle Real Estate exclusively. Rates of commission as follows;  5 per cent,  up to $5,000, and 2}  per cent, over that amount.  Random Remarks  FOR SALE���10 acres on Vernon  road, three miles from Kelowna.  All under cultivation. House,  Barn. &c. Price $6,500.  $2,000 cash, balance easy.  ELLISON  WE HAVE several Mixed Farms  in this district. Full particulars  at this office.  Miss M. E. WEBSTER  Public Stenographer  Terms moderate  -   THE   -  Okanagan Brokerage  OPPOSITE THE WHARF  KELOWNA  Phone 116 Box 116  FOB  SALE  FOR SALE, Piano (Kingsbury).' good  condition, $200. Mrs. C. A. V. Butler,  Pendozi. ]  FOR SALE, good milk Cow, freah. Phone  3506 (Craig Bros.). Rutland. 36tf  FOR SALE, Motor Cycle, 6 h.p. Bat. Jap.  twin, two-speed and free engine, chain  drive, specially adapted (or side car ;  very little used and engine never abused.  Steel studded tire on back. $50 worth  o( spares, including one inner tube, unused, one tire, one steel studded tire  cover, two driving chains, 1 plug, 2  springs, valve tappet, nuts, bolts, fitc.  Price $200 (or cash. A. W. Cooke. Box  126, Kelowna, B.C. 36t(  FOR SALE, Pony. Quiet, suitable (or  riding or driving. Apply W. H. H. McDougal, Glenmore. 36-7p  FOR SALE, pure-bred Holstein Bulk two  yeara old. Apply Thos. Bulman, phone  3206. 36-9  FOR SALE, general purpose Horse; also  wanted to rent, Pasture, close in. Jenner  Bernard Avenue, Kelowna. 37p  FOR SALE, old-style Singer Sewing Machine, in good order. Apply Miss Craig,  Rutland.   Phone 3506. 37-8p  FOR SALE, Milk Cow, three parts Jersey.  Apply Mrs. R. J, Sproule, Rutland.  37-8p  FOR SALE,  Young Piga.   Apply  R. S.  Hall, K.L.O. Bridge. 37.8p  SITUATIONS VACANT  WANTED, smart Young Lady Clerk. Ap.  ply Alsgard'a Confectionery. 28tf  SMART GIRL WANTED as Telephone  Operator. Apply Head Operator, phone  213, Kelowna Exchange. 30t(  WANTED, Help to work in kitchen dur  ing meal hours.   Apply Palace Hotel.  34t(  LOST  LOST, nickel plated Tail Lamp, for car.  T. Barber, Rutland, B.C. 37p  MISCELLANEOUS  HAVE Alberta Farm Agreements, gilt  edge. Would be willing to trade on  nice improved lot, with buildinga, or  close in (arm, with small orchard. Reply, with full particulara, to Box 9,  Kelowna. 37-8p  CANADA'S  BEST  BICYCLE  Bicycle Snppliei  Electric Wiring  and Supplies  J. R. CAMPBELL  Abbott Street, corner of Park Ave.  Phone 347  By lhe Chiel  "A ehiel'i attUkf ye ulrin' note* and feth. he'll  prent them.' ��� Binna.  <1 am quite looking forward to the great  sights promised at the Peace Regatta.  The airplane performances will in themselves be great and alio afford the returned men in our midst an opportunity to  aee an airplanes 1 ahould have aaid perhapt. the returned men in whose midst  we are���there are ao many around now.  But the great feature of the occasion will  be the monster parade reaching all the  way from O.K. Centre to Peachland, forming a procession of I don't know how  many mites in length. Eh, what? Well  the regatta bills say so anyway. The  responsibility for the statement lies with  the committee. A writer in one of the  coast dailies is sure, that if Robert Burns  the poet, who died July 21st, 1796, had  not died on that date, he would certainly  have died July 19th, 1919, of shame, be-  cause of the poor turn-out of the Scottish  element at Vancouver's peace celebration.  It struck me, that if this contingency had  happened, as supposed by F. P., the writer of the paragraph in question, we would  have been justified in considering the poet  to be getting quite an old man.  While on the general subject of peace  celebrations, thoughts of the many Memorial schsmes} very naturally suggest  themselves. It is to be feared that the  first burst of enthusiasm has waned somewhat. It will be revived, of course,, and  when future efforts are made to realize  worthy memorials of the fallen, I, for one,  trust that those efforts will be dissociated  from dances, card parties and junketings  generally. Better and more appropriate  to have a less pretentious monument, the  outcome of effort made in a sober, chastened spirit, than a showy or even magnificent affair, paid for by funds raised  through fun and frolic  Church weddings or home weddings���  which is best? There is quite a lot to  be said in favor of the church affair from  a speetacular and musical point of view.  "The voice that breathed o'er Eden,"  flowers, frills and furbelows, Ace., are all  very nice in a way, but 1 humbly submit  that such a matter is too solemn an one  to be made a public spectacle of���which  remark reminds me of a story.  The conversation of a group of ladies,  pne of whom was a very recently made  bride, turned on the subject of marriage���  a turn conversation is very apt to take  among ladies, by the way. At any rate,  the young bride, being an authority, of  course, remarked that " it was a very solemn thing, being married," whereupon a  spinster lady of very uncertain age rejoin,  ed: "But it is a far more solemn thing not  to be married."   Selah I  A cycling friend of mine declares that  the wheel in use to-day is no modern  affair. In proof of this he points out that  the Psalmist ���ay*, "my safety cometh from  the Lord." This is a rather irrelevant  story.   Is it irreverent, too, 1 wonder.  E.W. Wilkinson & Co.  Established 1893  Relrl Estate and Insurance *  Phone 254 Dext door to Pott Office  ST. PAUL STREET. 2-stor.y House,  fully modern, close in. $2,900 on term..  PENDOZI STREET. 2-storey House, 8  room., bath, hot and cold water. Lot  50x122. Barn and shed, root cellar,  $3,000, one-third csah.  CALL AND SEE our snaps in City Pro-  petty.   Lots from  $200  up,  on  easy  paymenta.  WE HAVE Mm. very desirable Lake  Shore Lots, situated on Lake Shore  Road, South Okanagan.  LIVERY STABLE AND LOTS for sals.  Going at a bargain.  Car For Hire  (McLaughlin Six)  Dsy Phone 116 Night Phone 5502  J. GRANT  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  AU kinds of Repairs  Bernard avenue,  KELOWNA.  KELOWNA REGATTA  Anyone with rooms to rent during the  Regatta week ahould communicate at once  with the -secretary, Mr. H. G. M. Wilson.  .,   36-8  Upholstering  Polishing & Furniture Repairs  Now ia the time to hsve  your Furniture overhauled,  re-covered or repaired. I  can re-upholster your auto,  or buggy seat and maks it  like new.  Mattresses Pianos, ike.  Re-made Polished  Coiey  Comers  Made and Upholstered  All Charges Reasonable  A. Homewood  Late with Kelowna Furniture Co.  The KELOWNA THEATRE  Saturday���"Norma Talmadge in "The Only Way."   Also an  excellent comedy:   "The Little   Teacher," with Roscoe  "Fatty" Arbuckle.  Tuesday���"The  Law of the North," featuring   the  popular  Charles Ray.  Thursday���"Skinner's Baby," with Bryant Washburn.   A film  full of humor.  Evening, 7.30 & 9.  Matinee Saturday at 3 p.p.  THE DARKEST DAYS FOR MANY YEARS  Auguat 4th and Sth, 1914  Rejoice with us in the victory of right over might  PEACE CELEBRATION  and Soldiers' Re-union Rally  VERNON, B.C.  August 4th and Sth, 1919  Two big days of Military Contests, Athletic Sports,  Games, Aeroplane Exhibition, &c.  UNION THANKSGIVING SERVICE, August 4, 10 a.m.  All Veteran, of the Great War are cordially invited to be in Vernon  on these two daya.  Ample sleeping accommodation.   Plenty to eat.   Lot. of fun.  Come to Vernon and join the joyous crowds.  Mrs. G. H Kerr left this morning on a visit to Wetaskewm, Alta  Wm. McGibbon was the automobile offender this week, being  fined $j> Monday for driving his  car on the wrong side of the road.  A alight auto, collision took  place Sunday afternoon on the  driveway at the rear of the aquatic  pavilion. Francis Buck and Alec,  Reid were the drivers concerned,  there evidently being a breach of  road rules on somebody's part, the  result being a head-on crash. Both  cars wero  tg a head-  damaged  Pat Woods left this week for  Grand Forks, where he will take  charge of the new packing houae  of the Occidental Fruit Co.  Mrs. McDonald and son of New  Westminster, came in Friday from  Penticton on a visit to Mrs. G.  Barrat.  Mrs. W. C. Duggan went up to  Notch Hill, Saturday, returning  1 uesday with her brother, Mr. H.  Lloyd.  Mra. Main of Armstrong, who  has been visiting Mrs. McEwan  for the pant weeks, returned home  Friday, nsotorins tt far as Vernon,  sn


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