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 ���5e.\ictyei  iiclat^im ftccorb  VOL. VTII.   NO. 18.  KELOWNA BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 1916.-6 PAGES  $1.50 Per Annum  City Secures Adequate  Bank Officials Satisfied  With  Condition of City Affairs  An extra meeting of the council was  held Friday morning to deal with several matters whicn hud been awaiting  the return of the Mayor from the  coast. Besides the Mayor then were  present Aldermen Copeland, Duggan,  Harvey, Ra/ttenbury and Sutherland.  His Worship reported the result ot  his financial negotiations on behalf  of the city -with rha provincial superintendent of the liank of Montreal at  Vancouver. The city's position in  view of further loons had been thoroughly discussed, and the bank had  expressed thoir entire satisfaction witti  the way in whioh the oity's business  , was being conducted at present, and  promised to recommend the granting  of the oity's application for a loan  of J3O.00O against current revenue.  In confirmation'of this a letter was  read from the local manager of the  Bank of Montreal, advising that thc  loan referred to had been granted.  This advance it was stated would  enable the city to pay up all accounts  including deferred salaries of the staff  and of the school teachers.  The question was raised as to whether the city staff should be allowed  interest on their deferred pay. It was  decided that as the school staff had  been promised interest at the rate of  8 per cent, the oity staff should be.  . given similar treatment.  Alderman Sutherland reported that  since the last meeting of the council  additional quarters for the looal military unit had'been required. They had  rented the old telephone office from the  Okanagan Telephone Co., at a rental  of 910 per month.  Alderman Sutherland also mentioned  that he had been approached by Mrs.  W. 0. Cameron and Mr. D. McMillan  for a special water rate to enable  them to irrigate their ten-acre blocks  of land in the north word for the pur-  y/oso of growing tomatoes. The council decided that they oould not grant  ,. the request an the present water sys-  / t tern had not been constructed for the  purpose o! supplying water in large  quantities for irrigation purposes. It  waB pointed out that during the aum-  ������j mar tho water plant was worked at  full oapaoity, and the granting of the  application would be in tke nature of  a special privilege which would be a  very' dangerous precedent to establish.  His Worship said' he had been informed that some of the merchants  were desirous of obtaining. a specie,  rate for the purpose of illuminating  ��� . the windows of their stores. Alderman  Sutherland' pointed out that this  would necessitate the installation oi  separate meters, and would also place  the merchants to considerable expense  in having the lights run on a liferent  ,. circuit.  The proposal however was disouwed  but it was decided that even if the  merchants were willing te defray all  costs in connection with the propoit.l  the city oould not afford at present to  make any reduotion in light rates.  The following accounts were panned  for payment:  C. C. Snowdon, supplies      80.60  (Continued on Pan IU       y  0   Conservative Association  Annual Meeting Friday 31st  The annual mcetinr of the Liberal-  Conservative Association for Kelowna  and distriot is to be held next Friday,  March 31st, when the officers for the  coming,year will be appointed. The  meeting is to be held in the Board  of Trade room at 8 o'olook. An open  and hearty invitation is given to all  who favor tho candidature of Mayor  Jones for the provincial legislature  ,and it is especially desired that every  distriot will be fully represented.  Kettle Valley Will Run  Daily Service in Summer  Intimation has been given by Mr.  Grant Hall who has just completed a  tour of inspection, that arrangements  arc being made for inaugurating daily  passenger servioe between Vancouver  and Nelson over the Kettle VaUey  route around by Hope and over the  Coquahalla mountains when the summer time tables are put into effect. Ihe  company intends to commence Us augmented service on tho first Sunday in  .lune, he said. The operation of tha  trains via the now railway - will furnish a Short route between tha coast  and the Similkameen, Oki nignn. th  Boundary and Koottnay districts. The  trains will "leave Vancouver in the, evening and arrive at Nelson the following evening; departing from Vancouver in the morning and getting to Nelson thc following morning. At present it takes practically two days to  make the crip via Arrowhead, Nakusp  and Arrowhead and S,ocan Lakes ro  Nelson. '  Treatment for Winter Injured Trees  By Ben Hoy, Assistant Provincial Horticulturist  Heavy fine for "Drunken  Midnight Brawler  Martin Kerrigan made his appearance before the magistrate Tuesday on  a charge of being drunk and disorderly, and received tho stiff sentence of  $25 ��5r thirty days. From tho evidence  it appears that the night before ho  was indeed vory drunk and "disorderly" waB almost too mild a torm to  apply to his conduct. After .gottin;  his cargo of spirituous' liquor aboard  Kerrigan set out to beat up the town  and indeed succeeded in disturbing the  peace of several citizens. Amongst  other things he walked into the house  of Mr. Jas, HaVvoy and being expelled  he went to Mr. W. Rennie's house on  the north side, and getting .inside at  n late .hour he knocked down the  srove pipes and smashed things around  generally. About a quarter past on-*  in the morning he tried to force his  way, into the homo of Mr. Jermnn  Hunt, but without success. The police  were telephoned for and although Kerrigan hud disappeared on their arrival  he waB traced and apprehended later.  He has boen placed on tho interdict  list.  Hon. Martin Burrell, minister of agriculture, who was so severely burned  about the head nnd arms in the parliament buildings firo as to be conlin .  ed to his room ever,since left Monday  for the south. Mr. Burrell has almost  recovered from his injuries and there  are hopes that he will not be permanently scarred. His doctors have ordered �� complete rest, however, and  the minister will be absent, probr/bly  for rwvwal wmks.  Will Help Investigators  The Legislature Monday afternoon  unanimously agreed to the request  submitted by Mr. M. A. Macdonald,  Liberal member for Vancouver, for the  appointment of a select, committee to  inquire into the payment by the province of $300,000 on account of the  purchase of the KitsilsAo Indian He-  serve. The committee will consist  of Messrs Ernest Miller (chnirm.ia),  Parker Williams, Thomas Gilford, L.  W. Shatford and M. A. Maodonald.'  In connection with tho resolution.  Premier Bowser once again took occasion to voioe the unanimous deei-  sion of the government that every  facility would be given to the opposition in tho letter's effort to investigate the aotions of ihe government.  He said:  "On behalf of tho governmont I  may soy thero iB absolutely no objection to the resolution.- So far us I  am personally concerned, I will welcome the mattqr being thoroughly  gone into. I can not too strongly  emphasize'the desire of Hie government jto assist the opposition in every  possible manner to inquire into cut  record. That promise I have made  on tho floor of this House before, and  I now repeat it."   O   New British Order Will  Keep Out Luxuries  A far-reaohing order-in-oouncil, which  will totally prohibit the importation  into the United Kingdom of n large  number of ,'artioles whioh come under  tho general heading of luxuries, will  be issued by the British Government  *t an early date. Among the thing.  which will be placed under the ban  will be automobiles for private use,  musical instruments, cutlery of all  kinds, hardware, yarns, chinaware  fancy goods and soap. The order  wilLapfly equally to all countries, including (He British dominions and  colonies.  Winter injury to fruit trees appears  in many different forms from the killing of the buds only to the killing of  tho whole tree. Some of the forms  of injury are killing of the buds, killing back the brandies and t.ho 'i|>s,  crotch injpry, trunk splitting, vr.jwn  injury, r0ot injury and black heart.  The killing of th* buds and spuis is  a common form of injury und theije is  a certain amount of it each yeftff. In  some instances the buds ana spurs are  killed, but usually only the bud is  killed. When the buds are killed out  right they turn brown throughout Hnd  the flower never opens, but when the  pistil (the central organ of the flowtr  which developes into fruit) is fulled  the flower will open nnd to an uacriti-  cal observer will appear perfect. ** To  determine the amount s0f injury in the  buds, a number of twigs and branches  containing fruit buds can be t.iken  and placed in water i.i a warm lVora  for a few days and the hea'thy buds  will blossom and the percentage^ of  perfect flowers can be dotermiued.  Another way to ettam^ the buds  is by cutting through them and examining them through a dissecting microscope or �� good magnifying glass.  Tho central portion of ihe bud should  be green for it to be sound. If brown  there will not bo any fruit.  Tn cuscb where tho trees are frozen  back from tho extremeties tho treatment is to cut them back to healthy  wood removing the dead and weakest  portions of the tree. If the bark  and wood appears dry below the dead  portions prune back severely so us to  concentrate the energy of the tree into  a smaller top and encourage wood  production. This will t nl to renew  the vitality of thc tree.  Trunk splitting appears-as cracks or  splits in the. trunk arid larger limbs.  If these cracks are long or extend  from bad crotches it is well to put a  bolt through the trunk or limb before  the wind or weight of the crop may  extend the injury. Where only the  bark*iH split and becomes loosened  from the trunk the treatment is to  cut ofT'the dead and loosened bark to  (the new bark growing underneath as  soon as growth starts, and paint over  the wound. Some people ha-Ve had  results by Bailing thL> loosened bark in  position.  Sun scald, crotch canker, crown injury and other froBt cankers are treated in much the same way. These in-  juriea..are all of a similar nature. The  bark is killed or certain portions     pi  the .tree and the treatment is to cut  out these dead ureas of bark, disinfect  and paint the wound.  Trees severely sun scalded or injured  about tho base of the tree can some  times be saved by bridge-grafting. For  this work all of the dead bark is out  out and the edges trimmed to healthy  sound tissue. Scions from two to three  ! inches longer than from the top** to,  the , bottom ol the wound are chosen  and each end whittled down to a'  wedge shape. The tn:ls are then inserted between the bark and the wood  at the upper and lower extremeties of  the wound. They should be numerous  enough to almost touch each' other.  After they are in, place bind them with  cloth and cover all parte with grafting  wax seeing that there are no exposed  portions.  Black heart results from the discol-  coloration of tho wood and the interior bark and does not show on the  outside of the tree. The discoloration  is sometimes So pronounced as to lead  many to believe that the trees are  dead, but with good treatment such  trees very often recover. By pruning  fairly heavy and giving good enre  throughout tho growing season so a>  to encourage wood growth trees will  sometimes fully recover. If trees ^re  very much weakened by this inyiry  and set a crop of fruit it is well trt  thin very severely, only leaving a very  small crop and in the worst ca^es no  crop at all.  When trees up to about throe years  old are injured enough to stunt them  badly and nnt -kill them, nev> "i'l often bo 'found to be sound below the  snow line (where thero has been a  good fall of snow before tho cold  weather) and if cut back to tho sound  wood, shoots will come up, the'best  of which can!be saved to build (1 row  tree on the old root.  'i rees will sometimes leaf but and  blossom and appear to be making  normal growth until July or August  and then gradually begin to wea* en  and sometimes die before the find of  the season or thoy may live for two  or three seasons before dying. This  is usually the result of root freezing  or crown injury. When it is about  the crown it can be remedied very  often by bridge grafting, but where  the roots are killed thsre is no remedy.  If the rootB are only partially k'lled  and the trees start out well, severe  heading in to offset the loss of the  root area may Rave.the tree.  New Federal Government  - Liquor Legislation  Formal notice haB been given by the  Dominion government of its intention  to introduce liquor legislation. The  government bill is entitled "an act in  aid of provincial legislation prohibiting or restricting the sale of intoxicating liquor."    s  By the terms of the bill the Dominion government will not assume" tho  responsibility for preventing the importation of liquor into a province  which has adopted a prohibition law.  It will simply provide a means by  which that may be done provided a  province haa decided that it iB not  legal for a man to import linuor into  the provlnoe in whl h Ii r;s'dse , for  his personal or household uae.  The responsibility for deciding that  liquor shall not be imported into n  province will continue to rest with  the legislature. Under the provisions  of the proposed act, heavy penalty will  bo impoHed upon dealers who allow  liquor to be taken into any province  which has decided against its importation. >   '  After a debate which at times was  bitter, the British House of Commons  lias passed the government bill providing for a navy of 35(1,000 men. The  naval estimates of* 1914-15 provided for  a navy of 151,000 men.   o   The Russian occupation of Kerind, a  city of Persia, only 125 milea from  Bagdad, is an intimation 'that the day  of the Turk in tho Tigris vallcv neai'B  an end. A range of mountains to the  west of Kerind must be surmounted  before the RusBiana roach the Tigris  watershed, and it. is hoped that in another month the British army of the  Tigris and the Russian army of Persia  will have joined hands.  Songhee Reserve Deal  Is Investigated  The public accounts committee during the past week has been investigating the Liberal charges that money  received by Mr. J. S. H. Matson, in  connection with the Songhees Heserve  purchase in 1911 were improper, but  up to the present the investigation has  not produced any sensations. Mr. M.  A. Macdonald, Liberal member tor  Vancouver, is chief inquisitor. Mr.  Matson has filed va complete statement  on the question, showing details of  expenditures made from the seventy-  five thousand whioh he received aa 6a  percentage commission in putting the  deal through. He shows that of this  sum he was able to return less than  $25,000 for himself, the remainder having gone in various expenditures, including payments to several' friendly  Indians and to others who assisted in  the transaction which required many  long^ and tedious negotiations. Mr.  Matson, flatly denied that any. portion  of the money had ever gone to any  member of the government or legislature, or any civil servant, nor did he  himself use any of the money for political purposes. The Songhees Reserve  now owned by the provincial government is almost in the heart of Victoria and is worth millions. The province made a ffood deal when Mr. Mat  son bought the reserve.  Volouteer Reserve Will  Ballot for Officers  On Thursday afternoon, March 16th,  after a very pleasant drill under Sergeant Seeley, some twenty-five members of the Kel'owna .Reserve met in  the old school to consider the boat  means of reorganizing for the oomiug  season.  Dr. Boyee on taking the chair called  on Mr. Beale, as chairman of the  previous meeting, to outline the various views expressed by different members of the Reserve.  Mr. Beale referred to the ctajllent  work done by the old organization and  the genpral desire of those interested  to keep it active so long as the war  lasted. Several of those, who now  proposed to join had not been -n the  ranks in the previous year, and ihey  and the vast majority of the old members desired reorganization, hence the  present meeting.  Mr. Denison, in reply to certain remarks, voiced the opinion that all  the old officers should resign and allow the new organization to choose  its own leaders. He thought that the  object behind the Reserve wftB s0 good  and the enthusiasm so keen, that no  ono would mind sinking his own personal feelings in U.e interest of the  movement as a whole.  After considerable discussion, in  which Mayor Jones and others took  an active part, Mr. Hicks expressed  the now generally accepted fact that  the people of Kelqwria are too modest,  in many cases, to air their views in  open meeting, and that practioally the  only way to obtain a really popular  and representative choice of officials  would be to ballot* for them. This suggestion met with general approval.  The meeting appeared unanimously  in favor of a -email executive consisting of a president, secretary and 0.0,  It was suggested that the two first  named officials should be well-known  citizens whose organizing abilities Hnd  prominence would peculiarly entitle  them to* occupy such important positions.' The 0. 0, (commanding officer)  completed the trio composing the executive and was to carry out their  program and take charge of all parades and drills.  Dr. Boyee, in his capacity as chairman and with the approval of those  present, nominated Messrs. Denison,  Hicks and Beale as a committee to  see that publicity was given to the  decision to ballot for officials and that  everyone interested had an opportunity to vote. Tho ballots are to be  sealed and left at the" Courier office  before Saturday night.  The meeting for the opening of the  ballots and the subsequent elections of  officers was fixed for 3 o'clock on the  evening of Monday, March 27th in the  north back room of the old school,   s  It is hoped that everyone interested  wjll make a special effort to be present in order to give the movement a>  good start.  Messrs. Denison, Beale and Hicks will  endeavor to get in personal rouch with  all those who have signed on for tha  coming season, in order to deliver ballot papers,. They trust that anyone  seeing this notice, who may have been  accidentally overlooked-- will call on  one or the other of them with a view  to recording his vote, i They feel that  it is in the interests of all concerned  that a heavy vote should be recorded.  Premier Bowser and  Blue-Ruin liberals  Campaign  of  Suspicion   and  Pessimism is Hurting Credit  of thc Province  In Eaut Africa ("Jeneral SmutB is an  the move. He has advanced against  the,Germans in thc Kilmanjaro region  and seized the crossings of the Lumi  River, with an insignificant Iobb, afterwards repulsing German counter- attacks- The chief invasion iB seemingly to be from the north. The Mom-  basfia-lTgandft railway is being used to  bring up tho troops.  The    province of Ontario, according  to     the   provincial treasurer's budget  speech, last year gave Wl, 102,006   fo  patriotic purposes.  British Columbia's population has  declined 25 per cent since the war began owing to enlistment, cessation of  railway work ��nd other causes  A mutiny took place among the men  of the German garrison' a*> Shavli, a  town in the Baltic provinces, owing to  insufficient food, but it was supposed  after an officer and three soldiers had  been killed, and a large number of men  wounded. Nine of the ringleaders were  courtmartiailed and shot.  Recently the Belgium Cabinet decided  unanimously that Belgium's neutrality  shall never be renewed. The neutrality of Belgium, secured by treaty, lull  ed the country into a false sense - of  security, so no effort to create an adequate military organization oould meet  success. But for this Belgium would  have had a force of between five and  six hundred th0usand men to oppose  Germany.  Any assertion which the Liberal  workers may have made that Premier  Bowser was failing both physically "and  politically must have been rudely  shocked last Monday afternoon when  the provincial Conservative leader  made his first extended speech of the  session in the House. Premier Bowser  spoke for over an hour, dealing with  the political issues which have been  used by the Liberals during the past  two months for the manufacture 0fso  much political capital. Tne Premier  was in good voice and showed no  signs of fatigue. A largo crowd sat  in the gallery and heard Hon Mr.  ser score the Liberal party for its  blue ruin policy.  One of the first topics taken up by  tha speaker was the retirement from  the Premiership of Sir Richard Mc-  Bride. There were a great many unkind remarks to the effect that he had  forced Sir Richard out of office. Ihose  who knew former Premier McBride  however Vould realize that it would  take a>better man then himself, said  the speaker, to force the prestnt Agent  General to leave his position. As a  matter of fact, for the past two years.  Sir Richard McBride had made up his  mind to go to London, his ambition  being to take greater strides in the.  Imperial politics. Premier Bowser declared that there was no man of his  age in the Empire s0 persona grata  that the leaders of Imperial thought  in London as Sir Richard. With Ex-  Premier McBride as her representative  the present therefore was' British Columbia's opportunity.,  Premier Bowser gave some interesting details regarding the recent conference with the opposition over Contentious measures. He told the House  that Mr. Brewster had at that (itimo  demanded that Agricultural Credits  matter be laid over for this session,  apparently, Mr. Brewster's idfla of,  that in the event of winning the election, he would J)e able to make the  thirty-six appointments contemplated  by this act. "For the purpose of getting thirty-six jobs for the hangers-on  of the Liberal party, and Mr, Brewster has hundreds of them today,"  sajd the Premier, "the leader of the  opposition would make the farmers  wait for their money. I may say  that it is the intention of the government to proceed under this act without delay. On account of the war  wo are unable to get the amount of  money we would desire but we are now  calling for tenders for one million dollars, which we, will be able to borrow, I am informed, at less than 6  per cent, nnd can lend to the farmers  from thirVvy to thirty-six years at  1 per cent additional.  Dealing with the financial situation  the Premier produced figures to ah>w  that the fiscal year ending Maroh 31,  WIS, the government had retraced  over a million and a half from assessments for the year, that is to say, it  had not spent within that amount of  money of the total estimated at the  beginning of the year. He pointed  out that Mr. Brewster was. only twelve  millions,out in his statement about  tho amount of aid to the P.G.R. and  thirteen and a half millions astray  in his figures on "Agricultural Pro*  ducts." He asked what was Mr.  Brewster's policy on ship-buiWing, agricultural aid, returned soldier's aid  and the Pacific Great Eastern. So far  lhe Liberals had not announced any  platform whatever, but spent lh>|r  time in denouncing the govemmmt  nnd knocking tho financial credit of  tho province.  "The independent voter at this time  ia badly affected by political revelations in cither provinces" declared Premier Bowser, "and thc people of B.C.  (Continued on Pace Phi  There was a good attendance last  night at the Opera House to hear Mr.  and Mrs. A. J.. Sonnies, and an amateur company in "The Importance (,{  Being Earnest." a clever .plav by Oscar Wilde, which haB enjoyed a long  and extensive- measure of popularity.  Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Soames wer0 supported by Mr. Eric Dart, Mr. A. Shaw,  Mr. C. R. Roid, Mr. Lynn Harvey,,  Miss Anderson, Miss Daisy Coubr0ugh  and Mrs. C. R. Reid. PAGE TWO  KELOWNA   RECORD  THUKSDAY.MAHCH 29, 1��1��  KELOWNH RECORD  Published amy Thunday at Kelowna,  Britiik Columbia  JOHN I.EATHLEY  Editor and Proprietor  SUBSCIHITION  BATES  $1.50    per   veer:   76c.   .ix    months,   tjniled  States 60 cents additional.  All subai-riDtions imvnblo in advance  Subscribers nt the ruirular rate can liavo  -xtra papers moiloil to Iriends at a distance  at HALF HATE. i.e.. '�� cent. Der year.  This  anecial   wlvltew    is    rrrantcd    lor    the  purpose ol advertlihw lk�� rttv vA dlrtriol.  ADVERTISING BATES  LODGE NOTICES. PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  ETC.. '.�� cents rjet column Inch nor week.  LAND AND TIMBER NOTTOBS-80 Uavs. |.V  60 dava 87.  \V\THR NOTICES.-,!! lor live Insertions.  LEGAL  ADVERTISING-Elrat   insertion.    12  cents per line: eftch lUDMQUOat  loMrtlon; s  cents ner line.  CLASSIFIED  ADVERTISEMENTS -2 ��nt��  ner word lirat insertion. 1 cent per word  each subsequent insertion.  DISPLAY ADVERTISEMENTS-Two inches  and under. 60 cents Der Inch lirat IjuerMpn  over two inches -10 cents per inch lir.nt insertion: 20 cents per inch each eubaement  insertion.  All cbanirea in contract nuvertiaementu inual  be in the Imnds ol ihe nrinter bv Tucadav  evi-ninir to ensure publicution in the next  issue.  Helping the Empire  Mr. Urn. K. Scott, the deputy minister of agriculture, in tha initial number of the Agricultural Journal, which  is published from the government offices in Victoria, gives some valuable  suggestions to the farmers and fruitgrowers of British Columbia. He deals  at some length with th.1 difficulties  which have beset the way of tha man  on the lan.l for some time, and inspires thero with new hope, and asks  all to put their sIiiuUIts to the wheel  and make agriculture thy first industry of the province. Under the caption of "Helping the Empire" he says:  In these stressful times, when the  countries of Europe are being ravaged  and laid waste by the barbarities "of  modern warfare, it behooves all of us  to do all that wo possibly can to help  our Empire towards she victorious eon  elusion of the war, s(1 that a perraan-  enr peace may be established, jvhen  the warring countries will be able to  heal their wounds nnd repair war's desolation, j  The farmers of B. t'., can and will  do their share, by striving to keep  things going and increasing production  This does not necessitate increasing  acreage under crops, but rather increasing returns by the adoption of  better farming methods.  Sow cleaner and betterG seeds and  you will secure better crops. Prepare  your ground thoroughly; see that you  have an ideal E��ed bed; cultivate your  crops sufficiently; irrigate with intelligence. All this means larger yields  and better quality.  Dairymen, weigh your milk and use  a Babcock tester, and find out which  are the paying cows un] which are the  boarders. Breed from }l carefully selected sire. Remember that .the sire is  the foundation of the herd. Set yourselves a standard of milk yield, and  tjftt rid of those thai fall beneath it.  Keep th(. heifers from your best cows,  and you will be surprised in a few  years to see how you hive rais d your  standard of production.  Poul'trymen, also, remember, the, principle of breeding from selection, and  increase your epg yield by its adoption.  farmers, be more busln issltke. Keep  a careful record of your farm operations. This cm easily be d( n > by a  simple system of bookkeeping. Be methodical. Lot there be a right place  for everything, and a, right time for  doing everything. Persevere] bo industrious; pay attrition to detail and  study economy in production, and you  ���will bP rewarded, nnd have the Batis-  Jfaction of seeing your returns inOre&BO  materially.  Our province is undergoing a severe  financial strain by importing many  millions of dollars' worth of beef, mutton, pork, dairy and' poultry products, 'fruits and vegetables, which  with our matchless oKmate and fertile  Boils, wo can produce to good advantage in our own country. It is our  duty as farmers to make good ns far  as wc possibly can this wastnge.'nnd  it is also the duty of the consuming  public to demand home grown produce and home raised stock in prefer-  once to tho imported artick. How ^rn  our province enjoy the fuHest degree Gf  prosperity when it is undergoing such  a needless financial drain? What ' a  difference it would make if this money  were kept in circulation amongst our  own people, and there is n:> reason  why it should n:>t. Farmers, let us  make up our minds to produce what  iu needed for home consumption.     By  increasing our production/we shall be  well serving our Country anl empire.  Farmers, why are you not getting  the price for the produce of your farm  to which you are justly entitled? The  8JQ3Wer is not far to seek. Individual-  llTO is the nightmare ol farming. You  have no method in your marketing.  One farmer is selling against the other,  and by so doing, you are giving a  splendid opportunity, ,,f which he is  not slow to take ddvcnUige, to th*  man who buys your produce. You  now have to accept what 18 offered to  you. Is it riot time ih-tt you had a  Boy     yourselves     in. the    price (>f    'he  commodity you have for Hale?       Flow  can this be done'' Vqu will ask. 1  would reply, K killing ihis Individual'  istie spirit, and setting up In its place  thc oo-operative spirit. Thus,, who  handle and market your produce arc  well organized. Become ��o yourselves  or you will always be tlie under don.  Co-operation carried out along irood  business lines and loyally supported by  all farmers, will remedy this, and allow you to have n say in the price  of your farm products, and will do  away with the present anomaly iii  farming, which is the only business  where the price is fixed by tho purchaser and not by tho producer, ns it  should be.  Away tIn n with rivalries, differences  and jealousies. Corns together, and by  united effort put forming in the position in which it should be. viz, the  first  industry  of our  province.  It has been truly said that successful cooperation is built ui< on the  ashes of failure. Do not let that be  the case with us. Act at once. Re-  member, however, that this is n matter for the farmers themselves to undertake. No go i n n nl can ojtab-  Ush cooperation, but they can and  will give iUevery liudtimnte support.  In conclusion, may [ axprosa tho  hope that this new vinture of lhe department of agriculture will receive  the approval and support of thos> who  aro making their living off the land in  our province, and that by means of  the cordial cooperation of farmers,  our monthly joutn d wh'uh starts  with a modest beginning, may rapid*  ly increase its sphere of usefulness and  ttnd towards a sympath.'tic co-ordination of effort for the betterment of  agriculture between farmers and this  department.  Let us hope that th' present year  will witness the conclusion of this terrible conflict, and that better days arc  ahead. Meanwhile, do not let us be  downhearted. Kememher that the sun  still shines behind thc clouds and wjll  again break out in aJlHlfl g*��*y, and  let all of us farmers, who cannot serve  our empire at the front, do our duty  at home. Keep things going; raise  more and better crops; keep more and  better stock. By BO do'ng; we will l>e  rendering the best service to our King  and Country.  Co-operative Egg Circles  The Live Stock branch of the department of agriculture at Ottawa has or  ganized a system of Kgg t'irclos to  unable farmers to secure good prices  by the co-operative marketing of cg^s  A large number huvu already been or  ganized in the east.  Members pay an entrance fee of 50  cents to cover the cost of a stamp,  with which th.1 eggs-are marked for  identification. Bach branch has a  board of seven directors. Business is  done by a branch manager who  curves 1 or 2 cents per dozen for eggs  according as they arc delivered to him  or collected from the fanners. Tanners  are bound to gather eggs, twice daily,  keep them in a cool place, and ship  once (l week. When the eggs t,ro can  filed and graded, the farmers arc paid  accordingly. Results show that members of egg circles havo received from  18 to 22i per cent, higher then lpOal  store prices, and great stimulus has  been given to poultry raising.  In spite or the increased duty on apples 3300 boxes of American fruit were  received in Victoria the week ending  February 26th.  The Co-operative Growers.of Fentic-  ton* has taken a forward Btep with  regard to the importation of power  spraying machines, and has arranged  fo>' the shipment of a carload of the  sprayers. There are IS rnachiniis in  the shipment. This move on the pari  of the co-operative growers will do not  u little in giving support to the protective associations being organized  throughout tho province.  Better write right now while you  think of it, to the department of agriculture, Victoria, B. C, and aBk  them1 for their latest advice con^ernin,?  any problem of farm or orchard management which confronts you. If it  doesn't happen to fit your caso you  are n0t compelled to use it. But write  for it anyway, you may find it Is just  what you want,  MAGIC R^D THE  BAKING"6"  "um POWDER  Balloon Against Zeppelin  A. scientific writer in n British Iradi  paper believes, thnt Zeppelins could bo  nttivcketl effectively by captive bal'oone.  He suggests a likely plan would bo  Id have these balloon'* fixed at cer- j  tain distances on the outskirts ol each  town or district likely to be visited by  Zeppelins. Tliey would lie attached  to light  steel cables fixed  to windlnjf  ���al' to I'aise or lower lliem.  I'lie balloon would he filled with a  light and highly explosive pas, tfhioh  ould be fired through the steel cable  by electricity from the ground, and  his " would cause such a treiuei dous  'xplosion and atmospheric dis-turb-  alice in the clouds that neither Zeppelins nor aeroplanes could withstand it  and would be instantly disabled.  The balloons would havo no weight  to carry except the light steel cuhlo,  and as there would be nothing to  fall to the ground except tho stoel  cable there would be no risk of it doing any damage if the balloon shed  was in tho suburbs, dear of dwelling  houses. If the balloons were raised  one mile 'high, end exploded at that  height the force of tho explosion v ould  travel both upward and horizontally)  so that it would not cause any damage below, and the effect would be felt  over manv square miles up aloft.  The balloons oould be raised from  tho ground to oin mile high in four  or five minutes, ?o that they would  be ready for trn Zeppelins long fceforo  they arrived, and, even if thc Zeppelins wero a mile of two higher up  than the balloon, the exp'o ion would  be just as effective. The gas to I"'  used to fill th' balloons can be made  at a low cost from min-ral oil rc-i  lues, and OOttld be sum-d in ster-1 cyK  Sudors under high pressure so tha tie  balloon could speedily be filled ready  for ascent.  Auction Sale  The following articles and household effects will be sold al the  res.dence of Mrs. P. PEARCE,  on Layritz'-property, Vernon rd.,  on TUESDAY, MARCH 28th:  One Ruggy; sot Light Harness; set Iron  Harrows; set Spring-tooth Harrows;  Horse Cultivator; Planter (Planet dr.)  I.awn Mower; Shovels; Hoes; Forks  and Rakes; Spraying outfit complete  Curtains and Poles; Karn Organ; McClary Range (new); Coal Stove; Kitchen Table & Chairs; 3 rookers; 8 ohair  Lounge; two Hanging Lamps; Sewing  Machine; Iron Bedsteads; two Dressers;  Hug. i) x 11 feet; Rug, 7 x II feet; Toilet SetB; Mntresses; Curtains; Dishes  and Kitchen utensils end other articles  not mentioned.  Sale at 1.30 p.m.       Terms CASH  Importance of Archangel  Tlie trade and commerce department  at Ottawa has received an interesting  description ot the development of the  Russian port of Archangel, which is  now the only Russian port in Europe  which shas , direct sen communication  with the outside world. 'Che sea is  kept open by icebreakers, two ol  which went from Canada to the assistance of the beleaguered Russians.  Archangel is now a city of -111,001) inhabitants and the const ruction oi  transportation facilities is being rushed. Two years ago it had 0nly three  piers, today it has thirty-five. During  the past yeai'6 103 huge warehouses  have sprung up, but so great is tho  sea-borne trade that these are far  from sufficient and ships have to lie  for weeks in I lie stream before they  can unload. Thc chief drawback '1b  ice, and if it had not been for , this.  Archangel, with its 70 miles of waterfront would have been one of'the finest ports in thc world.  But there in a great system of inland waterways connecting Archangel  with all the interior of Russia and it  is possible to snip goods in summer  by water to nearly every town in the  country. Tho barged and river boats  carry up to 2j0Q0 tons each. There  lias been a tremendous congestion of  cotton at Archangel.  At Kola in Lapland, a port is lie-  ing developed- A railway to it will be  constructed very shortly and1 tho value  of that port is that the gulf stream  has '.'nough effect to keep it open all  the year around. With this railway in  operation, the whole of Itussia nnd  Siberia will' be linked together.  G. H. KERR, Auctioneer  Auction  Having     received      instructions  (rom Mr. H. D. R1GGS  1 will sell by Public Auction, at  bis residence on Ethel Street, on  THURSDAY, APRIL 6th,  his  first-class Jersey Cows, Horse,  and all movable properly ; also  bis  Residence  and   other Real  Estate.  KELOWNA OPERA .HOUSE  PICTURES  Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday  .  _    . Evenings 7.30 and 8.45  MATINEE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT 3.30  Best Film Service  Attractive Features  COAL  The followiny   is a   list of the property movable, and real for sale.  One    8-year-old    Chestnut    Gelding,  Running Stock; Good Driver and Saddle horse; 5-year-old Jersey Cow, heavy  milker. Iresh; 3-yeur-old Jersey     Cow,  heavy    milker, fresh milch; 11-year-old  Jersey Cow,    hoavy    milker, milking;  two   5-year    old   Jersey Cows, good  milkers;  7-year-old  Jersey Cow,     due  April    6th;    8-yoar-o'd   Grade Jersey,  Heifer,    fresh   milch; Yearling Hoifer,  Jersey, Grade Ked 1'ole Hull Calf; ton  pure bred    Black Minorca Hens     and  Cock, prize winning stook; pair    Buff  Cochin Bantams; pin of Indian r Runner   Ducks; Silo,   new; Hollow Block  Stable    20 x 28 feet; Covered Buggy,  (nearly now); Cutter; Set single Harness (driving)'; Stock Saddle and bridle; Collars; Ko0t Cutter; Strawberry  Trimmer;    Corn   Cutter;     Planet Jr.  Seeder  and  Cultivator;  rruantity     of  Lumber;  Chicken wire; frence wire; 80  Fence Posts, Daisy Clurru; Sweet Milk  Churn; Hand    Grain   Crusher;     Milk  Cans; Milk Box; pair Ice Tongs; Hay  Knife; CroBs-cut Saw; Chains; Shovels;  Hoes; Pruning Hooks, Pruning     Saw;  Jialf ton    Potatoes; Crowbar; Carpenter   Tools and Cheat; two '   Windows  5 x 7 .feet; Horse    Clippers'; Magner'B  Horse and Stock Hook; set of Radfords  Encyclopedia of Construction,^consisting of twelve volumes 'with five books  of plans;    A.B.C. of Bee Culture;     70  feet    5-inch    Galvanized    water pipe;  Bench   Vice; Blacksmith Anvil; Buggy  Jack;       refrigerator;      largo     quantity of Grain'sacks and H lot of small  articles,    too    numerous  to mention.  Als0 many household effects;   400 Hollow    Blocks;   15,000    Hollow -Brioks;  45,000 Bricks.  REAL ESTATE  Brick residence and lot, corner Ethel  street and Borden avenue. Lot contains about one-half acre. House fully modorn, 16 rooms. Brick stable  nnd Garage, Wood Shed and Hen  ITouse.  Part Block 30, adjoining the Briok  Yard, containing 2{ aores. Cultivated.  AN EGGSTRAGANZA FOR  EGGSPERTS  Whnt eggs are necessary  in answering  theso questions?��� Egg-actitude.  'What eggs aro always     overdone?���  Egg-aggerated.  What    eggs   are looked for?���Eggs-  pect.  What oe;g8 are high  up?���Eggs-alted.  What  eggs banish?���EggB-ile.  What eggs are athlotie?���Eggseroise.  What eggs h isti n?���Eggs-polite.  What oggs burst?���Eggs-plodo.  What oggs    investigate?���Eggs-umin-  ation.  What   oggs    are     bartered?���Eggs-  changc.  What    eggs    have    n  title?��� Eggs-  cellcncy.  What oggs" are models?���Eggs-ample.  What eggs are wide?���Eggs-panse.-  What eggs carry out   orders?���Eggs;  ecutc. .   ..'  What oggs    are      irritated?��� Eggs-  asperaited.  What eggs travel.���Eggs-pedition.  What eggs use effort?���Eggs-ertion.  Any person wishing to inspect  cattle and premises may do so anv  day before the sale.  Terms':  CASH, except on real estate  Sale at I o'clock  G. H. KERR, Auctioneer  NOTICE  Persons found taking wood or out-  ting trees on the properties of the'  South Kelowna .Land Co- Ltd., or the  Kelowna Land & Orohard Co. Ltd.,  without authority will be proseouted.  10-W W. G. BENSON, Mgr.  Ladies   Wishing   to   Order  SP1RELLA   CORSETS  can meet'  MRS. J. H. OAVtES  in Room No. 1. Oak Hall Ulook, between the Sours of 2:30 and 5:30 p.m.  on Saturday    ol each week, or   amy  other day by appointment. 7tf  A large stock of Bankhead Lump now on  hand. A carload of Briquettes will arrive on  March 3rd. More heat for each $i".oo in these  than any other fuel. TERMS CASH  D. LECKIE  Hardware  Wanted  Buggies, Democrats  Single Work Wa-  gons, Double Work  Wagons,   Ploughs,  Harrows, Cultivators, Seeders, Single Driving Harness,  Single Work Harness, Sewing Machines, Refrigerators,  Dressing Tables, Side Boards, Kitchen Tables, Sets of  Drawers, Kitchen Tables, Chairs of all kinds, Cook  Stoves, Ranges���  Anything you have for sale sold  on commission  If yo"u want to buy or sell anything see  STOCKWELL, the Auctioneer  www  ifrarmer;  lalProfiijI  O        WHAT THE        ti  FARMER  OAN DO WITH  CONCRETE  w.  It contains  information that has  saved them time and money  in making farm improvements.  It has taught them the economy of  F   building everythingof everlasting concrete.  There's  no other  building   material  ��   durable, 'a*  adaptable,as easy to use or as low in final coat aa concrete.  Practically everything that oan be built ol wood, atone or  steel oan be made better with concrete and this book tells  you how to do it. It la fully illustrated with photos and  diagrams and contains 52 practical farm plans.  If you haven *t a copy, send for ont today*    Keep it  handy.   Refer to it often.  It is free and will be mailed to you immediately upon  receipt qf coupon below.  CANADA CEMENT COMPANY LIMITED,  H.r.ld Bulidln,,      ���      MONTREAL.  CUT OUT AND MAIL  CANADA CEMENT COMPANY LIMITED, H.rslJ tWUbuj, MQHTr.EAl.  ,_��        Gentlcnco 1���Please eend me I free copy of  **�� .    "Whsl the Firmer oen do with Concrete."  Neme -.   I  Street  City  INo.  dtty ���_���...��. ���.��.... Proriaoe        Hj  LHfl IH HH HH H9 HH BB HSU I  Printed Butter Wrappers  According to the regulations recently inaugurated  in connection with Dairy Butter it is now compulsory  ,>toJ.ave Printed Butter Wrappers showing that the  butter offered for sale is Dairy Butter and by whom  it is made. "Call at the Record Office for samples  and prices.   We print with a Special Ink. THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 1916  KELOWNA   RECORD  PAGE THBM  There's a Difference  To keep your piano in proper shape  you should employ a men with yean  of valuable experience and who ia proud  of a good job completed. Piano*  kept at standard international pitch,  and well cleaned with a piano vacuum  cleaner, Retting the dirt when a cloth  or brush ia useless.  The Largest Piano Tuning  Business in the Watt  ���1 got this by giving satisfaction, with  years of factory and other experience.  It it with me a matter of business conscience to have every instrument at its  best, in fine.apion and tone. Regulating  as well as tuning, and no extra charge  for alight repairs. NOT A CHEAP  MAN. who will take anything to get a  job; Such men know their value, and  I am mistaken if this is any consideration for a good instrument, truenesa  and beauty of tone expected.  Strongly endorsed by Heintzmann &  Co., Morris fit Karn.Gourlay Piano Co.,  Dominion Piano Co.,Newcombe Ac Co.,  Gerhard Heintzmann House, Vancouver, B.C., Prof. J. D. A. Tr'pp, Vancouver, and others,  ALVIN E. PERKINS  will be in Kelowna some time during  the coming, week. Orders may be left  with Mr. Sutherland, Kelowna Furniture Co.  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  All binds of Repairs  BERNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  Mortgage Sale  Under and by virtue of the powers  of sale contained in a curtain Indenture of Mortgage, which will be produced at the time of the sale, there  will be sold on  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6TH, 1916  at 12 o'clook noon, at the offices of  HAEVEY, DUGGAN ii DAV'IES, Kelowna, British Columbia, the following  landa and proiniao. in the Oaoyooi Division ol Yale District, in the Province of British Columbia, namely:���  Lots 16 and It) and the Westerly 4.75  acres oi Block "C" in the Subdivision  of Distriot Lot* {our hundred and  eighty-six, eight hundred and five (806)  and eight hundred and aix (806).  Graup one oi the said Osoyoos Division  oi Yale Distriot, according to a map  or plan of the said subdivision deposited, in the Land Registry office at  the City oi Ktvmloops, and therein  numbered 761.  On the property there is said to be  a frame dwelling, stable and chicken  house. . ���  TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SALE  WILL BE . MADE KNOWN AT THE  TIME OF SALE.  For further particulan and conditions of aale, apply to Messrs. Williams Walsh MoKim & Housser, Vendors' Solicitors, 432 Richards street,  Vancouver, B.C.  Dated this 11th day of March, A.D.,  1916. 17-9  A Breakfast Fit  For a King  Swift*Smoked Bacon  25c and 30c per lb.  Special Bulk Tea, 3 lb*, (or $1  Waldron'i Grocery Store  Phone 132      -  NOTICE  In the estate of Edgar W. Harris,  late of Coronation, Alberta, Editor  deoeaeed.  Notice is hereby given that all persons having elalma upon tho estate  of the above named Edgar W. Harris,  who died oh or about the- 16th day  oi January, 1916, are required to file  with Astloy Cowper Harris, oi Coronation, Alberta, by the 39th April,  1?'6, a full statement duly verified ol  thoir claims and of any securities held  by them, and that alitor that date  the Administrator will distribute rfio  assets of the deceased among the parties entitle?! thereto, having regard  only to the claims 0( whioh notice has  been so filed, or which have been  brought to his knowledge.  Dated this   32nd day    of February,  1916. 6  COREY & J.00KE,  -' Solicitors for Administrator  17-9. Coronation, Afterta  Portugal in the War  Four days after the announcement 0i  a state of war between Great Britain  and Germany says, "The Nation,' New  York, the Portuguese Chamber entrusted- the government with full powers to  deal with the situation. The premier,  however, announced that .for, the  time being it had not seemed necessary in the interests of the understanding with England to abandon neutrality. Desultory skirmishing between  Portuguese and German troops in Africa was reported during the early  weeks of the war, but formal neutrality remained unimpaired until, the  Portuguese government by the reoent  seizure of German shipping invited thr  declaration of war which came recently from Berlin. Anglo-Portuguese  friendship is a matter of more than  two hundred years, 0r since tlie conclusion of the Methucn commercial  treaty in 1703, by which Portugal become economically dependent on Britain, not altogether to her own good.  The record of friendship suffered a brief  interruption in 1869, when colonial  troops under Serpa Pinto made an  attempt to bridge the gap between  Portuguese East Afrioa and Angola on  the west coast, and so interpose a  barrier to British expansion into what  is now Rhodesia. After a severe crisis  the dispute was adjusted with mutual  satisfaction. During-, the Boer war  relations were more than amicable.  It is upon England's invitation that  Portugal has very likely joined in the  fray at this late hour. But it ia also  probable that Portugal, was a willing  party. She may hav0 welcomed such a  step as one. way out of the domestic  troubles which have afflicted the country since the establishment of -the  Republio in 1910. Partisan differences  may be expected t0 disappear before a  common enemy. At the same time,  the risk is not a heavy one. There  is no way in which Germany can  strike at Portugal except by an isolated submarine attack on Portuguese  ships. Neither is there much chance of  Portugal's coming into contact with  the German forces on land. The Portuguese army would hardly be felt ii  by any chance it should be brought  to the front, und of that there iB very  little ohanoe. It is a safe war for  the little republic.  What, then, does England stand to  gain by her ally? The confiscated  German shipping may be oi some help  in the present heavy strain on tho  British commercial fleet. But that is  hardly the main motive. For Britain's real aim we must look outside of  Europe, to the South Atlantic and to  Africa. With Pgrtugal formally in the  war, her island possessions are available as operating centres for British  cruisers. Madeira lies some seven hundred miles southwest of Gigralter.  Eight hundred miles further south lies  the Cape Verde Islands. These islands  are On the great trade routes between  South Africa and Great Britain, and  it is along these trade routes that  German raiders did their heaviest work  at the beginning oi the war, and again  during the recent exploits of the 'Moe-  wo'. The case of the 'Appam' was a  blow to British pride, and Winston  Churchill might point to the 'Moewe'  and her bag of 60,000 tons of Allied  shipping as un instance of laok of efficiency on the part of she British  navy. Madeira and the Cape Verde Islands offer facilities fori a closer safeguarding uf the ocean routes to Afrioa.  For the situation within Afrioa the  action of Portugal may have broad  Bignifioanoe. Portuguese East Afrioa  or Mozambique and West Afrioa or  Angola, comprise noarly 800,000 squar6  miles, though with a thin population  of' less than ten millions. Rumors oi  the disposal of theso colonics to Great  Britain are not recent. It is not Impossible that part of the understanding between Great Britain and Portugal has reference to the letter's Afri-  oaa Umpire. Portuguese East Africa  lie* beeween Natal and Transvaal and  German East Africa. Its acquisition  would leave the latter surrounded by  British territory on the north and  south and Belgium territory on rhe  west. Angola lies north of German  Southwest Afrioa. The latter is now  in British possession, so that the ac-  -quisition of Angola would make the  British dominions on the west coast  Btratoh from the Capo to the mouth  of the Congo. Against German East  Africa an aotivf'campaign is now under way. Before the end of the war  thiB last of Germany's colonies is very  likely to go the way of the others.  In that case British territory on the  east coast would run* Irom the Cape to  the Sudan, and so to the Mediterranean. Tho dream of Cecil Rhodes  would be realized.  More Favorite Recipes For  Herman families losing members at  the front roooivo in addition to the official notification' a card with this inscription signed by the Kaiser; "I  swear J did not wish this war. I share  your sowow." T1�� Paris .'Figaro'  vouches for the truth of this ttory, unbelievable as it may bt.  Oyster omelet.���Make t a nioe ejg omelet and just before turning it over  fill the centre with souit; oyster filling  prepared as for patties. Asparagus  and mushrooms ran be used the same  way.  ��� *  ���  Ham SoutFb.��� Beat' the yolks of  four eggs until like cream; add two  tabtespoonfula of cream, a small cup  of finely grated boil oil ham, ft tea-  spoonful of chopped parsley, one itea-  spoonful of grated onion and 't little  cayenne. Whisk in the beaten whites of  the eggs, turn inro a hot buttered  pudding dish. Bake for six or eight  minutes in the oven. It should be  slightly brown and well apt,  S��u-ve at  once.  ��� ��  *  Venetian Rgijs.���Two eggs, one can  of tomatoe soup, one-ftuarber of an onion chopped fine, one pouncj of grated  cheese, one cupful of milk, Bait and  pepper to taste. Put the onion m the  tomato soup and bring to the boiling  point; add tho cheese ajtd stir until  melted, then add the eggs slightly  beaten and mixed in milk; w.ison to  taste with salt and pepper. Servo hot  on toast.       .  ���  Eggs with Asparagus Tips.��� Take  two large spoonfuls of boiled asparagus tips, six eggs, two level table*  spoonfuls of butter,' two of milk, salt  and pepper to taste; put the eggs and  milk into a saucepan with the seasoning, stir a second and add the a8Par&-  gus tips; then stir briskly around aQd  around until the mixture begins to  thicken around the edge and becomes  tho consistency of cornstarch custard.  Remove from the firo and serve immediately on squares of toast. Soften  tho toast slightly wirh hos cream.        j  ��� *  Southern Corn Custard: ���One can  of sweat corn, one pint milk, one table  spoonful melted butter, one tablespoon  ml sugar, one-half teaspoonful sttlt, 2  *eggs. Put the corn into a basin, add  the milk, butter, sugar, salt, the yolks  of the oggs well beaten and the whites  of the oggs beaten to a still' froth-  Turn into a buttered fireproof dish  and   bake in a moderate oven     until  the custard is firm.  ��� *  ���  Light French Omelee.��� Separate six  eggs and beat the yolks and whites  separately. Beat the whites until still  0nd dry, adding salt. Beat yolks very  light adding tt tablespoonful of cream  or water to each egg. Have ready a  smooth omelet pan in whioh has  been placed a tablespoonful of butter  Fold the yolks lightly into the beaten  whites until thoroughly mixed, then  pour into the pan. Allow the, Mixtur0  to cook over a moderate fire until it  commences to brown, then set in oven  to dry the top. Turn out on hot  buttered platter without folding.  ��� ���  Sunday, Night Scramble.��� Break six  eggs into a large soup plate and out  them across, both ways with a silver  knife, in order to break them up, but  not blending them perfectly. Put a  half pint of veal or chicken stock in  your chafing dish, half a grated white  onion, a sweet green pepper or ft pimento,, shredded. fine, and a little salt  and pepper. Turn in the eggs as soon  as the mixture begins to cook, scramble them slightly. Serve with thin  slices of bread well buttered.  �� ���  ���  Stuffed Eggs.��� Six eggs, one tee-  Bpoonful butter, quarter teaspoonful  mustard,, quarter teaspoonful salt, one  teaspoonful vinegar, pepper. Cook six  eggs 30,minutes; remove;the shell and  cut lengthwise; remove the yolks and  mash them, then add butter, salt, pepper and mustard; when smooth, add  the vinegar; fill the whites with the  mixture; smooth the top. Arrange  oaoh half on a bed 0f lettuce leaves or  fine parsley. Half the quantity of  chopped hum or tongue may be added.  ��� ft 4  ���  Pecan Custard.��� Two-thirds cupful  of chopped pecan*, six eggs, two oup-  fuls of milk, tw(. oupfuls of sugar, four  tablespoonfuls of flour, one tablespjon  fid butter. First mix the flour with  one cupful of sugar Cream the butter  with the second'cupful of sugar, then  add the eggs, well beaten, the Hour,  sugar and nuts. Beat the whole for  three minutes. Pour into a buttered  dish and bake in a slow oven. This  mixture may also be baked in a crust  as for pies.  *  ��� ���  Egg Salad.-*- Have ready some cold  hard boiled eggs. Cut them in halves,  remove the yolks, and fill the cavities  with mayonnaise or s0me highly seasoned boiled dressing. Place every  two cups m a tiny nest of white heart  leaves taken from a head of lettuce.  Mash the yolks, season nnd press them,  through a ricer over the whole, or  pile the masked, seasoned yolks in the  centre ��fobbed'of young lettuce, and  arrange the Httle oups of dressing  around them. A few capers or a  sprinkling of some cheese is often an  improvement, ,  SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING  REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the Northwest Territories, and in a portion of  the Province of British Columbia, may  be leased for a term of twenty-one  years at an annual rental of SI 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 Sub-Agent of the distriot  in which the rights applied for are  situated.  In surveyed territory, the land must  be described by sections, or legal subdivisions of sections, and in unsurvey-  od territory the tract applied for  shall be' staked out by the aPplioaot  himself. * f  Each application must be accompanied by a fee of 95 which will be  refunded if the right applied for are  not available, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall bo paid on the merchantable output of the mine nt the rate of  five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish the agent with sworn returns  ftcc0unting 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 be furnished at least once  a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights only, but the lessee may  be permitted to purchase whatever  available surface rights may be considered necessary for the working of  the mine at the rate of $10 an a0*6-  For full information application  should be made to the secretary of  the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to tho Agent or Sub-Agent  of Dominion^Jands.  W. W. CORY.  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N. B.-^Unauthorized publication of  this advertisement will not be paid for;  Is your subscription to the  Record paid up?  Winter is Gone���  Spring is Here  Brighten your home to conform to external conditions  You will require:  New Wallpaper  New Linoleum  New Draperies  New Rugs  WE HAVE THEM  The quality, the variety and our prices will please you  Kelowna Furniture Company  Occidental Fruit Co.  LIMITED  Fruit and Vegetable Shippers  Flour and Feed Merchants Storage Warehousemen  Consult this Company regarding your 1916 crop of  Fruits and Vegetables. Our selling agencies are the  most economical and reliable.  WE ARE CASH BUYERS  No. 1 Potatoes Wanted for Shipping  Cash on delivery and inspection  17.0  WOMEN SUCCEED  THROUGH THE ICS.  WOMEN nowadays enters fearlessly and confidently upon many fields once held  as man's special prerogative. There are women scientists, surgeons, architects,  lawyers, &c. During the present generation, by her success in erstwhile solely masculine activities, she has been winning her way against ancient prejudices until to-day she  is given respectful consideration for positions of the greatest responsibility.  The woman who would succeed in commerce or  industry can confidently place her training in the  hands of the LCS.,as the following examples prove:  NELLIE M. NUTTER, 168, W. Pike  Street, Clarksburg, W. Va.���Unemployed at the time of enrolment (or the  Architectural Drawing Course. Now  tuperviior of drawing at a salary of  $80 par month.  M MADELINE KELLY, 363, White  Street, Springfield, Man.���An office  assistant became atenographer and ad-  writer for the H. Strong Advertising  Agency.  GERTRUDE CHANDLER, 47, West  55th St., New York, N.Y.-Enrolled for  the Special Teachers' Course while  teaching in a small village in Vermont.  Advanced to a position as teacher in a  girls' school'at more than twice her  former salary.  Mrs. CLAUDE G. MANNING, Box  481, Tonopha, Nev.���Became show,  card writer and window trimmer at a  salary of $18 a week through her Show  Card Writing and Advertising Course.  EDITH F. ANDERSON, North Hanson, Mass.���A graduate of the Complete Commercial Course. Bookkeeper  for the American Shoe Finding Co.,  Whitman, Mass., at a salary three times  what she received on enrolment.  IRENE HENDERSON, Maryville,  Tenn.���A stenographer at the time of  her enrolment for the Complete Com*  mercial Course; has greatly improved  her work as the result of I.CS. study.  Since enrolment she has received three  substantial increases in her salary.  MARY ROSH, Remington, lnd.���Enrolled for the Bookkeeping and Business  Forms Course while clerk in an office.  She is now bookkeeper and assistant  cashier in the State Bank. Her salary  has been more than doubled.  MRS. MAUDE T. YOHN, Avenue  Hotel, Madison, Wis���Enrolled for the  Complete Advertising Course while  working in a newspaper office. As a  result or her courae she won two capital  prizes for advertising. Her salary is  $125 a month.  E. LYLE McLEOD, Port Orchard.  Wash .���A school girl when she enrolled  fojf the General Illustrating Course, is  now a teacher of drawing in the Foster  Public Schools.  We have women students who are succeeding as Architects, Drafts-  women, Window Trimmers, Show Card Writers, Fruit and Vegetable Growers, Poultry Growers, Stenographers, Bookkeepers, Private Secretaries,  Accountants, Advertisement Writers, Saleswomen, Chemists, Illustrators,  Designers, Teachers, Translators, and in a dozen and one other lines. In  fact, there is hardly a profession we teach in which a woman might not be  successful if she, felt strongly enough the desire to learn it.  MARK AND MAIL THE COUPON RIGHT NOW  International  Correspondence Schools,  Box  826-E,  Scranton,   Pa.  Please explain, without further obligation to me, how I can qualify  for the position, trade or profession, before which  I have marked X  Bookkeeper  Teacher  Show Card Writing  Salesmanship Stenographer  Show Card Writing        Chemist   ^^       German, Spanish French, Italian  The above are but few of the Courses taught by the I.CS. If your requirement is not mentioned write it below  Illustrating  Advertising  Poultry Farming  Good English for Every One  English Branches  Architectural Draft a wo man  Name   Street and No,  Occupation   City..  ' Age   Prov.  Employer..  RALPH KENDALL, Local RePre.enLtiv��, S36, Bernard At., Box 598, Phone 223, KELOWNA PAGB P8UR  KELOWNA   RECORD  Hard Times  Hard times follow good timea,  and vice versa.  If times were always good people) would speculate instead of work. And as these  times do not warrant speculation, it is wise to try various  brands of no known standard value ? Isn't it safer to  order Campbell Quality of Tomato Plants now than to  wish you had later on ?  P. E CAMPBELL  Tomato. Cabbage and Bedding Plant.  Cornet St. Paul Street and Cawston Avenue      -      KELOWNA  TfcCRSBAtf, IrVMtGBr 3��, 1916  ���Mi     Important Display of New  Spring Millinery and Suits  This Wei  INTRODUCING   THE   MOST   FAVORED   FASHIONS  FOR THE SPRING SEASON  One of tlie new styles in Suits Tlie  New  Millinery   rather  is made ot Navy Taffe'a Silk filvor8 t|,e Sailor shapes and  trimmed   with    Navy    Blue i ��� .                    \t;   u    .    it  ���            -r, .            .. ' ,        , nigh   crowns.    We have  all  Setije.     I his combination ol .  Serge and Silk  is the lateBt lhc8e    ^^   ln   the   la,est  style idea. combination colorings.  Special Display of New  Wash  Goods  During the week we have had a large shipment of New  Ginghams, Prints, Zephyrs, Piques and Dress Materials.  These include the latest designs and colorings, which are  well worthy of special attention.  White Pique, 20c lo 40c yard  Ginghams and Chamhrays, 12Jc to 25c yard  JERMAN HUNT  Phone 361 Kelowna  We have what you want in both Common and Finished  LUMBER   .  Doors Windows Shingles  Price's right.     Delivery prompt.     Satisfaction guaranteed.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, limited  D. LLOYD-JONES . - - Managing-Director  MBM  mtamM  Spraying Materials  Lime and Sulphur Solution  Well known standard biands  40-gal. Barrels, per gal. 31 c     30-gal. Barrels, per gal. 32c  20-gal. Barrels, per gal. 33c  Large Fresh Yellow Globs Danvers ONION SEED  See them at our Feed Store.     Per pound $1.75  Full line of Spraying Materials and Field Seeds  Kelowna Growers' Exchange  PHONE 37  THE LAKEVIEW HOTEL  UNDER NEW FIRST CLASS MANAGEMENT    ���  REASONABLE RATES TO BOARDERS  Mr.. E. J. NEWSON - a -- -- Propriety..  TOWN AND COUNTRY NOTES  Mrs.  Ford left yesterday for n trip  to Calgary.  * *  I    Mr.  M.  P. William* o\ Alviwton WUS  in town yesterday. *  ��� . *   ���  Mr. Hamilton of i.udtiby, Attn.,  t'anu* in yt-stei'dny.    It is his intention  to locate in the  Rutland district.  * *  4  Corp. 11. Small of tho O.M.R.'s returned Saturday morning to hia dutieB  at Glacier, II. 0.  * ���      /  i  Mr. <!*���<>. 13. Ititohie was a paiwittgor  by this morning's boftt to N'ahun.  where lie has some worU in hand.  Mr. and Mrs. W. T. .Whbrid^. t,r.  rived Monday from Toronto for a  short stny n toyn. They are tho  guests ol fttr, and Mrs. S. I). Cdliuot,te  * a  *  Br. ('. \V. Dlokson returned $uejkK<  from Victoria where lie has hwn taking ;in 'otlicer's training Course. He has  received a commission as Lieutenant,  and will !m> Attached lo the Kelowna  company 6t the 172nd, now training  here.  v  Air. I'mwull and Mr. K euros, rop-  resenting the IV (\ i.iiV AsBuranOo Co.  wei'y in town tins wock and hiv,. made  arrangements with itfessrs, M.n'le and  Wilson to represent that company in  this district.  * ���  #  A     football     match  is  to  be  played  this    afternoon    in tha park between  teams  Selected  from  the civilians     o\  Kclown i and the 172nd "C Company.  The kick off "ill be at  3 o'clock.     A  oollecrion  is to bo taken  up for    the  funds of the overseas hoys.  *  Mr. I.. I.. Palmer, the government  assistant inspector stationed at Vernon desires it to |jq known thai pending the appointment of ;t fruit inspector for the Kelowna district all off.  qulries regarding fruit peats and diseases should bo addressed to him.  "The war as \\ te<l." will be the  anbjeol discussed by the AqV-Jftl Franchise League, Thuredq- ���������- n'n-, March  311th, at the home <>f Mr. and Mrs.  RiilTfU, on I-awson avenue, (first house  o(T Riohter stive!) ni 8 o'clock.' Dis:  ousalon to bo opened by Air. -I, L. Mo-  Croady.    Visitors welcome.  Mr.  Wilson    HaoDottald left for     a  visit to Vernon on Tuesday."  * ��  *  Mr. A. Homurth left this morning for  a short \ isit to Vancouver.  a ��  ��  Messrs. Dan and Adam DeShaue of  the    (Iraham    Co., left Monday     for  Vernon      *  * ���  *  Mr. Thos. Cooper left on Tuesday  morning for the coast where ho has  enlisted with the military forces    as  a harness maker.     t j  * '    *  ���  The stage via Olalla from Penticton  to Keremeosns no more. The Kettle  Valley railway assumes the mail contract.  * *  Mr. ftiigga and his daughter; MrB.  Soharf returned from the, coast Monday afternoon anil will take up. residence in town,  * *  *  The young ladies of the Uaptist  church have arranged an eveaing of  entertainment to bo held nt the church  next Thursday 'at 8 p.m. Tho collection to be taken up is in aid of foreign missionary work. Much time has  been devoted to the program which is  varied and deserving of a good at  tendance. A Coral a] invitation is ox  tended to all. .  AUCTIONEER  I have hod-over 21 yeara' experience in the Auctioneering  business, particularly in the  line of Cattle, Farm Implements and Household Furniture ; ��ud this experience is  at your disposal, It means  better results from your auction sides.  Anyone wishing to arrange for  an Auction Sale should see or  write to  G. H. KERR  Auctioneer  P.O. Box 195,  Kelowna, B.C.  Residence at  GLENMORE  TROOPS TO  Br  CAMPED AT VEH-  NON THIS SUMMER  Advices  from  Ottawa definitely confirm the report  that  the central mobilisation camp at   Vernon will      again  bo used this year.     'Acre is     stated  lo   bo a  strong probability of practically   all   the   overseas  battalions  now  at full strength and the proposed regiment   for which authorization has   already  been granted, being concentrated for training in thf Okanagan during  the    summer.      The 67th Western  Boots   of Victoria are not, of course,  included in this Oategory, as that unit  has received its marching orders.      In  the event   of all  the tmops being eon-  I cent rated    at  the    Vernon camp there  will  be  nearly   15,000 men under enn-  I vftfl there.    No transfer will be effected  i before May 1st, it was staled recently,  I this being considered the earliest lime  ; for n start   on summer training under  I field conditions.    Eleven infantry bat-  italions and possibly thirteen will     be  j under arms this summer. ,.  C. Nicoll  Dray and Transfer Agent  Phone 132  Will move you quick and cheap  Gold Fish  You will be able to take advantage of our GOLD FISH  OFFER   again   next   week  We expect the fish to arrive  about Wednesday, and while  they last will give Two Fish  and a Globe with each 50c pur*  chase of displayed Rexall  Goods. With each $2.50 purchase of Rexall displayed  goods we .will give Three  Large Fish and a Large Globe  P. B. Willits & Co.  REXALL DRUGGISTS  Phone 19 Kelowna, B.C.  *ms  Quick, Direct Results*  There is nothing to equal newspaper advertising for quick and direct results.  Watch the advertising columns and see the  class of merchants and manufacturers that use  this method of publicity. You will find they are  the most successful in their respective lives.  Many of them have tried other methods, but experience has shown them that newspaper advertising has no equal in bringing results. The reason for this is that the paper is read in the home,  when the mind of the reader is in a receptive condition, and on the lookout for anything that will  make life easier or more pleasant.  CCVRIQHTED IBM  I Sf-lCLE  SVNOICAT.  Ill���I ���    II      III  I III    llll |  ���  A decided economy in fuel consumption is  effected by using nickefled steel ia  WQsarfs  Kootenay  ^RflildG   ovcn* ^ a*tracrs and" ������*H the  MSg**Y     |,eat fm better than most oven  materials. See the slcClary dealer. ���  On Sale at die Morrison-Thompson Hardware Co., Ltd.  Harness Repairs  Spring work will soon be on hand  and every farmer should see that  his harness is overhauled and put in  good shape before starting to wbrlr  Repairing done promptly and at reasonable rost  W. R. GLENN & SON  Pendoii Street  Phone 150  FIBURATTHEOLDPRIGE  Bakers'Flour    9Mb. sac* $3.20  'Bran I OOUb. sack $1.20  Shorts  100-lb. sack $1,30  Oyster Shell 50 lbs. $1.00  Oats, Flatted and Chopped, Berley  Kelowna Poultry Association  At lhe top tn quality and the bottom in prices  It pay. to belong to this Association.   Fee only $1.    We buy (or member, of  (he Awociation only, nothing but the very beat gr.eie.  (The w.rehou.e i. near the G.P.R. track, on Elll. Sthet)  Builders' & Masons' Supplies  Hard and Soft Coal  Phone  66  W. HAUG  P.O. Bbi  166  wd*^*^*mm*tmmmk****Wtm****iMeWei^m  OK. LUMBER CO.,Ltd  -  ��i        ���  I  Are now Completely equipped to supply all  your lumber needs.  We have a  Wge stock or local and  coast  ROUGH AMD F1N1SH1NGLUMBER   -..������������        ���   Wi.���      ������    ,,,,n        ... i I , .,-.w,.��� ,.,    ,i.i,,.������. i    .i..  of high-grade quality and in splendid condition.  A complete line of  DOORS AND WINDOWS  LATH AND SHINGLES  i   i i hi i THURSDAY, MARCH 33, 1M6  KELOWNA   RECOM  PAGE FITS  ����� ii>i<i��mfie�� *.��ii- ���'���������*iitii��'i��i��!>������>���>������  ������    PROFESSIONAL AND   ���*  "       BUSINESS CARDS     *���  a>-W..��.���������������������<��� .��.��.^. ������t.l>���. ������!�����>������ ��-t..t<l��  BURNE & TEMPLE  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, etc,  KELOWNA �� B.C  R. B. KERR  Barrister '  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA :: B.C  E. C. WEDDELL  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR, and  NOTARY PUBLIC  9, Willit'a Bloch   ���   Kelowna, B.C.  PIANOFORTE  MR. HAROLD  TOD  BOYD  haa resumed hia teaching claaeea and .will  receive  pupils  aa  before in hi. atudio-  Trench Block, Kelowna.  P.O. box 374  P. W. GROVES  M. Can. Soc. C.F..   .'.  Consulting Cloil and Hydraulic  Engineer  B.C. Land Suroeuor  Surveys end Reports on Irrinetion Works  Applications (or Water Licensee  KELOWNA, B.C.  Dr. J, W. Nelson Shepherd  -ENTIST  P. 0. rlos lie ��� Thorn, tt  Corner Pendozi Street and  Lawrence Avenue. ���  . JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR ��. BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given for publicBuild-  irigs.Town and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  PHONE No. 93  S. W. THAYER,  U.V.S.  VETERINARY SURGEON  (Graduate McGill Uruver.it.)  * Residence :  GLENN AVENUE  Meaaegae may be left at the office of Mr.  William., above Stockwell'a Auction Room  J. A. BIGGER  BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR  Save 50 p.c.  on your Boots and Shoes  Have them repaired  Promptly,  Properly &  Cheaply  by up-to-date  machinery  Frank Knapton -  Bernard Avenue  JAPAN RICE  6c per lb. (the superior quality)  RICE BRAN  lie per lb. fan economical food for  tne chickens)  The) Japanese Store  .    Leon At*., Kelowna  | KELOWNA-WBST BASK |  STEAM FERRY  Regular scheduled service now  in operation as follows :  Leaves Kelowna 9 a.m. 3.30 p.m.  ' ���    Westbank 9.30 a.m, 4 p.m.  EXTRA SERVICE ON  WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY  Leaoes Kelotona II a.m.  Leases Westbsnli 11.80 a.m.  TERMS  CASH ���  JAMES I. CAMPBELL  Phone 108 or Phone 100  ���w p-eparcd-       KELOWNA  ��� .  ITROOP  '   Troop Firstl    Self Lastl  Westbank News  (free, ear eve CecrMpoBdeel.t  Sir. A. Dobin was s visitor to Kelowna via the ferry last Friday.  ���        ���  Mile B. Thompson, teacher at Glen-  row school spent last Saturday at  her home is Kelowna. .���  .        .  Mrs. Nichols arrived on Saturday's  boat from Okanagan Landing on a vts*  it to her sister, Mrs. C. Marren.  Private G. Hewlett of the 172nd battalion of Kelowna spent last week-end  at his home here.  . e  Hi. and lbs. G. W. Martin of Kelowna are spending a few days in Vest-  bank as the guests of Mr. and Mrs.  Lost.  e .  Among the many Westbankers who  visited Kelowna last Saturday wero  Mr. und Mrs, L. Luke and family. Mr.  and Mrs. H. Jones and family, |Mis. L.  Featherstonehaugh, Mrs. Scott Blackwood, Mrs. 0. C. Etter, Mrs. J. Moffat-and. Messrs. W. Gore, H. Ettor, J.  Campbell and H. Moffat.  We all regret very much the departure from Westbank of Mr. and Mrs.  T. Sharpu and family who last week  moved to Rutland where Mr. Sharps  fans Beoured employment caring for  some fruit lots* there. Both Mr. and  Mrs. Sharps und the children will be  much missed by their, many friends  here.  The regular monthly meeting ot the  Westbank Farmers' Institute was held  last Tuesday evening in ithe school  house. After the customary reading  and adoption of the minutes of the  lust meeting a short time was spent  in disoussing a circular from the Dominion government dealing >vith a  proposed act to make it unlawful for  cold storage, preserved or foreign et-'gs  to be sold in Canada unlesB '..ho,, were  stamped or marked as such, the purpose of this legislation being to ensure a better market for Canadian  produced fresh eggs. After 1. brief  discussion on the various phases of the  question, all the members signnd a  pocition, thereby giving the government their support to the act. The  secretary, Mr. M. liussell oxpUiuul u  few details in regard to the packing  school now being held here old then  followed the real business of the evening���tho report ot Mr. W. Gore, who  hud attended the; Central Farmers' In-  stieute at Victoria as the delegate  from the Westbank Instotute. Mr. Gors  guve a very interesting a��d instructive  address on the proceedings of the convention, und went into detailed explan  ntioii of the various rcaolutions which  were brought before the convention by  the differenfl institutes of the province, explaining in each uase what action the convention had taken on the  matter. Mr. Gore was somewhat disappointed ut the result of the resolution carried by him from the local institute, whioh had been somewhat disfigured and manipulated to meet tha  wishes of ithe resolutions committee.  The resolution was as follows: "Besol-  ved that having in view the eatenuLe  tracts of arable lands which oould be  brought under irrigation, this convention urge upon the government the desirability of having, the provisions of  the BUI relating to ithe establishment  of Water Municipalities carried into  effect with as little delay as possible."  This resolution being on the same Hues  as, that advanced by the Martin Trui-  rie Farmers' Institute was discussed"  along with that, but according to Mr.  Gore received very little sympathy  from the coast -delegates, who took  the stand that people who settled on  land with a shortage of water, supply  knowingly courted trouble, and should  expect no relief from ihe government.  However Mr. Scott, the Deputy Minister of Agriouiture, gave the assurance  that the government wus carrying out  the water municipalities act as best it  could under present financial conditions, and also sta ted that the government would stand behind the present irrigation companies to ensure  that the farmer got tor irrigation purposes all water at present available.  Mr.G ore said that this was all that  oould be oxpectcd at present from  Victoria. Then trho speaker gave an  interesting review of u speech delivered  by Mr. A. Lucas, M.L.A., on the "Agricultural Credit* Aot," in whioh Mr.  Lucas dearly traced the helpful effeot  produced by similar acts in Australia  and jNew '/jts land nnd showed how it  would relieve the financial depression  in tho rural romrcunlties of B. C. ��� In  conclusion Mr. 'loro advised that all  fanners should (jive their support to  the proposed bill. A hearty vote 0'  thanks was tendered to Mr. Gore for  his excellent, y. -rl; -is delegate nfter  which the meriting adjourned.  (Too, LaU for last' Week)  Mrs. Majren was a visitor to    Kelowna last Thursday.  ��� a  Private. Thackor returned to Kclow-  $    Orders for  Local  Scouts  Orders by command for week ending  April 1st, 1916.  Duties. ��� Orderly putrol6 for week  i'.agles; next for duty, Kangaroos.  Parades.���The combined troop wiU  parade at tho club room on Tuesday,  March 28th at 7 p.m.  The Patrol Leaden will parade at  the olub room on Friday, March 31st,  ut 7.30 p.m.  The combined troop will parade at  the club room on Saturday, April 1,  at 2.30 p.m., in full uniform."  Patrol Lender A. DuMoulin und  Scout T. Tuylor, pussed the teet for  thoir Ambulance Badge before Dr. II.  I'Y Boyee on tho evening of Thursday,  March 16th. This badge haB to bo  won annually.  Al the game held on Saturday, 18th  inst., the three Despatch Bearers were  Scout l.uws of the Otters, and Scouts  Burtch and Wcddcll of the Curlews;  the scheme of the game was that the  club room, wns a besieged town, the  besiegers were the combined Wolf and  Kagle, Kongaroo and Otter patrols In  compuny with the Beaver and Wood  Pigeon patrols. Tho besieged town  was pluced inside certain boundaries,  which the besiegers were not to cross;  if thoy were inside thess boundaries  they could not catch the despatch bear  ers, who wer,, attempting to take thoir  despatches into thc besieged town by  whatever means they could, und without boing caught by tho besiegers.  Both the desputch bearers und tho  besiegers started at the same time;  the despatch hearers to get their despatches and themselves inside thc lie-  sieged town without bo'flg caught, ttnd  tho besiegers ' to catch their. Desputch Dearer l.uws was the only ono  who managed to run the gauntlot; he  succeeded in pasr'n f through the lines  of the besiegers nnd handing in his  despatch to the flenwa) commanling  the besieged town. His despatch was  hidden inside his stocking, under the  sole of his foot. The other two were  not bo fortunate, alter a long chase  they were cornerod and enptured by  Scout Copeland, backed up by the rest  of the Beavors, and Corporal Groves  found'one despatch inside the lining of  Despatch Bearer Burtch's boot. Scout  Marshall to' n I li oh r d spntoh hidden inside im apple which has been  hollowed out. Otlnr scouts must remember that the Beaver Patrol is the  youngest of all nni th it lh-4 must uphold-the honor of their own patrols in  the next game, but in th!s "All honor  to the Beavers."  e e  "Why is a cog.wheel  irritable?''  "Because it's teeth are on edge."  nu on Monday after a week's   leave of  absence spent at his homo here.  . e  Mr. Jones returned last week after  a brief trip through the Kettlo Valley  where he was looking into some land  suitable for settling purposes.  Mrs. L, Featherstonehaugh    returned  home last week from New York where  she has -been spending the winter with  friends and relatives.  ��        ���  Mise Sinclair who for some time has  been at Montreal train'n; as a nurse,  arrived homo last week on a visit to  her parents, Mr. und Mrs. ,1. Sinclair.  ��� a  Mr. W. B. Gore returned on Tuesday  evening from Victoria where he has  been attending tho Central Farmers'  Institute convention us delegate from  the Westbank institute.  a a  Messrs. Will and Georgo Hewlett further inoreased Westbnnk's honor roll  of recruits last week when they en  listed with .the 172nd battalion st  Kelowna, the boys already have a  brother serving at tho front and this  further response from one family merits  much praise.  a a  a  Mr. Bughman of l'entioton, n former'  resident of Westbank, arrived here  yesterday via the Peachland-Pentioton  shore road; Mr. Bughman intends to  remain in the distriot for some time  and hBs already begun work on his  fruit lot.  . a  a  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Gore of Kelowna  were passengers on Saturday's boat  from Kelowna and spent Sunday in  Westbank with Mr. Gore's parents.  Fred has just recently "tied the matrimonial knot," and his many friends  here, wish to expresB their congratulations and wish him muoh future happiness.  The Local Branch  of the  Canadian  Patriotic  Fund  Are Looking for  Your Assistance  Are YOU  Making Any  Personal Sacrifice  <s>  to Help Things Along? PAGE SIX  KELOWNA   RECORD  THUHSDAY, MARCH 33, 1916 -  [ WANTED! j  MEETING CF CITY COUNCIL  (Continued tram Pfttre 1.1  FOB   SALE  FOB SALE.���The prettiest home in  Kelowna will be sold very cheap and  on easy terms. Apply Box "E"' lit-  cord. SU.it  FOR SALE.-13 and 9-10 ACRES 0?,  land. 5 miles from Kelowna, all  fenced, seeded to timothy and clover  Snap for cash. Apply P. 0. Bom 251  Kelowna. 1-tf  FOR SALE OH EXCHANGB.-BUILD-  ing lot situated in the most desil  able residential section of Point  (Jrey, Vancouver. Will soil cheap  for cash, or exchange for stock or  farm property ia Kelowna. Apply  P.O. Box 448, Kelowna. x  FOB SALE.���A  FEW  TONS OF  SEED  wheat  ,   Marquis.  Vpply  S.  T. El-  liott,  Rutland  17-8  OATS FOR SALE.- GOVERNMENT  Banner oats tot seed. 935 per ton ot  $40 per ton delivered, Apply Dickson  Ranch, Ellison. 10tf  POB SALE.-YOUNG GRADE H0L-  stein cow, fresh this month.  Apply  <:. M. Wilson, Carr's Landing. P. 6.  Okanagan Centre. 17-9p  FOR SALK.-ONK PEERLESS IN-  cubator (900 etfn). and brooder in  first clans condition. Price $12, Apply A. H. Johnston, Rutland.      17-S  F UBS  A L E.  - WHITE  I.KI  IHOBN  eggs  fc  r    hut  ohlng,     V  mng  strain  J1.60  )er   dt  zeu.     Mrs.  .).  I). Wil-  liams.  Phone  Km.  17-d  FOR SALE.���SECOND HAM) 'F0HD'  touring oar. Apply Box "H" Record ollice. 18  FOB SALE. -110BSE,   RIO     A .\ I)  Harness.    ��7.", tha    outfit.  Afiply  II  F. Duggai  hake  KelowU'i.   .l^-'.l|t  FOB SALE.-FEW TONS OF I'.AHI.Y  White I'ri/e Seed Potatoes. Apply  H- It- Burtoh, isif  FOK SALE.���TWO TEAMS 0E.W0BK  horses  and  outfit,  going ohoap     as  owners have enlistnl.      Can he seen  at Ouicachnn    llaneh.    I'hoiie    17(11.  18-20p  FOB    SALE. - A    PAST   DRIVING  horse.      Will    exchange  lor heavier  horse or mare suitable lor rlomocrit.  Must be well broken for lady driver.  Will pay difference In value. Box  "L" Record ]8tl  ' SITUATIONS  VACANT  I.ADY HELP    WANTED.- (live1  in).  Apply Do* "E" Record. 18p  TO RIT  P. 1). McLaren,  Ltd, supplies .  Canadian Westinjhouse Co. Ltd.  supplies    Thompson Stationery Co   Ollice Specialty Mfg. Co. supplies    King's Printer, Adv  ...  White A: Bondon, stationery . .  Ur. B. P. Boyrv, wood    Canadian Albs ( hahnors Co,  Supplies    Imperial (lil Co., supplies    City Park Restaurant, meals ..  0. 0. Robson, supplies   C. II. Dunbar, registration fees  S. l>. Colquette, salary    IS,   Fowler,  salary     J.  L. Wilson, salary    F. Vuilley, salary    P, Freejman, salary    I). Ibiokham, rmulinj fuel ...  (',. II. Dunn, salary    P,  V.  Iloyle, salary    P. T. Dunn, salary    R. W. Thomas, salary    F. Swalnson, salary    A. I.. Nash, salary    B. Weddell, salaryy    ���I. A. Bigger, salary    Ur.  ILL.A.  Keller, rent     P.   M.  Buckland. rent     W.   Sabine,   salary   ,t   A.  R. Davy, salary   ...  Govt,   agent,   Kamloops,  pris-  ...  oners' mgihtcnanee ...,   11. (1. Blair, repair work    Kelowna Courier, printing and  stationery! Pobruarys   Kelowna Record, atlvts and  stationery, Oct.  to Feb.  ���  ���   ���  A.  U,  Davy, general work    Hume & Temple, legal fees ...  Wm. Crawford & S(,ns, fuel . .  1). Leckie, supplies    Morrison-Thompson Hardware  supplies      Kelowna Garage & Macliine  Works, genern] work    P.   Ii.   Willits & Co., stationary  F, \V. Ili'oves, services re foreshore lease      IV.  Haug, supplies    Burbnnk Motor Co, supplies k  work for lire dept   Max Jenkins; ii Co., teaming .  Kelowna Growers' Exchange,  supplies for park    McK.nzie Co.  Ltd.', supplies .  Crawford ,v  Co., stationery  ...  W. R. Trench, stationery . .  .  (I. K,. Lumber Co., lumber ... ...  Ill's. Knox ol- Campbell, services  ���lames II. Trenwith, supplies ..  P.  Bigger, thawing pipes    .1. Gslbraith, plumbing at bar-  rucks   '   Okanagan Telephone Co. tolls  and rentals    Pott) Cash for FobruaOy    Crane Co..  supplies    Canadian Fairbanks-Morse Co.  supplies    16.11)  12.51)  6.23  10.05  2.65  31.65  65.00  1.10  34.S0  11.75  3.00  1.15  135.00  itIO.OO  1)5.00  Sit 1,0  81.00  11.25  .150.00  1HD.00  00.00  105.00  80.00  60.00  57.50  5.00  15.110  025.00  00.00  125.00  ��� 30.00  11.75  27.15  231.50  3.00  33.00  22S.no  24.05  8.07  26,30  1.70  11.25  ���10.07  25.05  13.05  3.3*  6.70  1.60  6.65  1.25  4.00  21.25  '8.00  12.15  12.05  30.37  S! 2.32  3.54  FOR BENT.-F.IGHT ROOM HOUSE  situated on tho corner of Pendozi  street and ('adder avenue, haB City  water and electric light, also tele  phone if wanted. Outhouses ncliale  stable, chickm house, cellar anl a  woodshedi Vacant about April 1st.  Apply to P.O. Box 416, Kelowna, or  phone 158. x  MISCELLANEOUS  WANTED TO EXCHANGE 100 ocre  of land in Saskatchewan. Property  fenced, running water, good trans-  portation, part plowed, fair build  ings, for small fruit farm. What ol  fera.    Apply Box 251 Kelowna,    40tf  LOST, NECKLACE.- SILVER chain  und mauve Persian Stone pendant.  Lost on Monday, Munch 2'). Reward  if left  at BeC0rd Office. X  EGGS FOB HATCHING. - RHODE  Island Reds, good laying strain. Per  setting 82.00. Apply Mrs. Goodrich,  Wolseley avenue, l8 20p  STRAYED ON TO MY PLACE, ONE  roan cow, branded "M N" on ri[>ht  hi| . Owner can have same bj* paying expenses. A. R. Da\y, K.low-  nu- 10 0  WANTED.���TO RENT SMALL FARM  or orchard on shnreB, or to scenre  position (is manager of farm, stock  or fruit. Experienced in fruitgrowing  stock raising and general farming, nge 30, married. Apply "E.1L"  Record Office. 16-8  FOB SALE OR EXCHANGE.-100  acres at South Okanagan. Have a  clear title, free from all encumbrance,  taxes paid up. Would sell ehanp for  cash or exchange for Cattle. Apply  P. 0. Box 251. 1-tf.  Successor to S. Gray  McEWAN  PORTRAIT  PHOTOGRAPHER  IV /JR. McEWAN, who has taken over the  ����* business of Mr. S. Gray, in the Row-  cliffe Block, is a portrait photographer with  eighteen years' PROFESSIONAL experience  in some of the best English and Canadian  studios, and as he guarantees absolute satisfaction he will be pleased to book appointments for your Easier photograph.  McEwan, Portrait Photographer  Late of Armstrong, B.C. ROWCLIFFE BLOCK  PREMIER BOWSER AND  BLUE RUIN LIBERALS  (Continued from  Paee  1.1  think that possibly there may be  something rotten in the state of Denmark as fur ns this government icconcerned. That is i nj of thj reasons why  nn opposition was returned ut tho recent hv-eloclions for I lie purpose of  investigating lhe records of tho adimi.-  tBtTation. We now [jive the opposi-  tion every opportunity iu drive into  tha public aOOounts. If the Liberals dq  not fnjd this corruption they have t?o  freely churned us with we will see different results \\li n tha cental election  comes."  Discussing railway legislation the  Premier pointed out that th- provin v  would novor be called upon to pay  thf principal and interest of its Canadian Northern guarantees, beeauge thf  Dominion government hid loaned the  railway $45,000,000 and  this    became  Trans-Provincial Road  is Requested  Mr, 1,. A. Shatford, member for thu  Similkameen, speaking in the House,  on Monday urged upon the administration the necessity of proceeding  with the trans provincial highway "Ut  an early date as possible. This highway through ihe south-m part of the  province will link up th' coast and  the Okanagan* and Kootenay valWs,  and in addition to supplying settlors  with a transportation route for their  produce will invite the attention of  auto tourists. Tt will also aid in the  (taster development of mining areas.  ���o   a subse punl  oial ur||un ntc  Pacific Groat  the personal  firm of Polo;  the giiarantei  bvoii.   th" lin  in torscr of the provin  'n the mutter of the  .���.astei n thf province h id  covenant of the powerful  , Welsh &   Stewart     for  given 'h road. Tn any  i was line greatly needed  and  ish  thM  th.  ...��  Mi wh  hest   i  Ih,. retutn-d  sol Ii  ncnl   ait.l t'h it   the view  in'-ial     gOVl I'lWl ii'*.   ;���  uth(��ritiefl    al    "It lwi  (.ugbt, bo that  action  i \\ is possibly  irtions uf Brit  I'remier stated  ir's aid v us  if Ihe govevn-  of other pro-  well as th>  were bein r  light be taken  alon.; sonic common basis. Cl0s'ng  he said "Tn Ihis stage of our provincial history we desb'o optimism Bui  pessimism, o'.r as e��Ih are of such a  nature that  we should noM  fear     for  tlie   people;   th's   r   no   time   for       post  morl.nis.     These    pesaimisitib spcpehi's  of   the   .lO^osition   tin   tio   good       wnit-  ouor to the country.. Let us hav�� cour  age to face lhe future and all will ! ,  well." .  Buff Orpingtons and  White Wyandottes  lhe fan,mis Rarron strain of heavy ��?fd  producers, Stock birds frmn the above  breeds at piic'B to suit the timed  Hay For Sale  fimothy and Clover and nearly itrAighl  Clover 1 lay for sale.  A. W. COOKE  P.O.     ox 663, Kelowna. I 111  It is si at id that the preliminary  plans of the new parliament buildings  which will replace the structure practically destroyed by fire, will be completed this' week and submitted to  parliament;  Cabling that immediate pence is imminent in I'.urope, says a <"Ia\veston  despatch, q prominent ship chartering  firm of 1 ondi n Monday cancelled arrangements for large tonnage.  In the early hours of Monday a combined force of approximately fifty British, French and Belgian aeroplanes  nnd seaplanes, accompnni 'd by fifteen  fighting machines atttnektd th.< German  seaplane Btation at Tloultave, near  Zoobrugge.^ Considerabte damauo appears to lu^o been done.  Garden Seeds, field Seeds,  Flower & Grass Seeds,  Vegetable Seeds  We have practically all our seeds now opened up  including Package Seeds from the leading seed  houses of Canada, viz., Steele Briggs, Ferry,  McKenzie and Rennie. We also have a big stock  of seeds in bulk. Yellow Globe Danver Onions,  at $1.60 per lb. Corn for the garden and corn  for the field. Earliana Tomatoes, Swede Turnips,  White Carrots, Red CarrotB, Parsnips, Table Beets-  anil Cabbage. Sugar Beet and Mangel at 30c per  lb. Peas, both garden and field. Beans : White  Navy, Scarlet Runner and Wax, &c. Alfalfa, Red  Clover, Timothy, Lawn Grass and other Clovers  and Grasses.  If we have not got what you want we will procure  it for you.   We are Seed Headquarters.  ALL SEEDS SOLD FOR CASH ONLY  The McKenzie Co., Ld.  Phone 214  Our motto: " Quality and Service'  Seed Cats for Sale  '" G.irlon's Improved Victorv,"  from crop yielding over !�� tons  per acre, free from weed seeds and  other grains. Germination lest 93  per cent. Grown from seed imported from Delta last Bprinjf.  Pi ice $45 per ton f o.b. Kelowna,  cast) with order.   Apply  A. M. COWAN, Kelowna  Dr.   MATHISON  Dentist  KELOWNA   ::   B.C.  We Buy Chickens:  and Ducks  BEST PRICES PAID  The City  Park  Restaurant  Abbott Street     .    Kelowna  Glenview Dairy  When ordering MILK, order   the   BEST;   the  cost  is just the same  Phone 2302 JAS. B. FISHER  Renew for the Record  Auction Sale  At Stockwell's Auction Warehouse., on Saturday, March 25,  at 2 p.m.  I pair Work Horses  Single Horse  I Work Wagon  Ploughs  I Disc Harrow  I Logging Doily  I Mowing Machine  TERMS CASH  J. C. STOCKWELL, Auctioneer,  THE MAKING OF A NAME  Your dad or your ma nave you a name ; some  fulka call you names, but wlieu vou tttatt out to  mnkc a name for yourself you have lo get out  and make good.  When we say we are iioiny to make our name  famous for slioes we meanjiut tliat.  Shoes thai will wear a " path lo our door " for  more,  We know tlie Shoe business���know shoes���  know how to fit feet���and we hope we know  " what the people want.'* At least we've had  the yearB of experience.  Smart shoes. Sensible shoes. Shoes of all  sizes for men, women and children.  Shoes thai will weer and give honest satisfaction.  A dollar's worth of shoe for every dollar  invested.  A guarantee to " make good " if you're in any  way disappointed. All we ask tt an opportunity  to try and please.  We sell the beat hosiery for women and children, matching anything, even a tight purse.  Hartt Boots for Men  Mjny new as well as older lasts just received and  placed  in stock.    A decidedly new last Brighton  Cushion I  rTl  TREADEASY  made  in   Gun   Metal.    Balmoral "Mat   Top " and Russian Tan Calf on same last is some  shoe for young men  } Price $6.50  New Haitt Lasls in all stocks.    Box Calf, Velour, Vici Kid, Patent and Rugby Calf, in such  lasts���"Dinkey," "Sam  Sluk,"  "Pimlico," "Hum Dinger,"  "K'orker," "John Bull," "Wood-���  bine," "Senator," and many oilier just as good.    T,hese are real snappy.  We are'specializing this year on two prices of Welt goods, $4.50 and $5.    Box Calf and Velour, button or lace.    Also Tan Calf  at the same prices.  D���������'     F^QWnff tYIAnf     We have some  Boys'lines this year that take a lot of beating���  DUyh      IScpdl 11UC111     Leckies Beeswax Sewn at $3.50 is a trade holder.   Qur stock  of Boys' K's Is still intact.     Boy Scout lines at same old prices.     These should appeal.  Tan Conservative Lasts, recede toe $5 Black Calf Conservative Lasts, recede toe $5  Women's Footweai  See our west window for what in  correct in Women's Footwear.  Pump are still in good demand for spring and summer, also white canvas will be in favor. We have many good makers' goods���Classic-  Bells��� Empress��� K- Kingsbury, and a variety of other novelties.  Misses Children and Kiddies have not been forgotten. Gelly & Scotts'  "Classic" for value, wear and style have no equal in this country. The  "Classic Scouter" for rorryping children (boys or girls), are sure to win  favor with careful buyers.  CANVAS FOOTWEAR, JUST ARRIVED ��� Good News for the Athletes  Men's  White Canvas  Bals,   rubber  sole  Men's   White        ���        Oxfords    ���  Men's   Black ���    .   Bals ��� ���  Men's   Black ���        Oxfords    ��� ���  Boys'   White ,.        Bals  $1.50 Boys' White        ���       Oxfords   ���  $1.35 Boys'   Black ���       Bals  $1.25 Boys'  Black ���       Oxforda   ���  $1.15 Women's White Yachting Bals    ���  $j.|5 Women's White Yachting Oxfords  $1.00'  $1.15  $1.00  $1.50  $1.35  THOS. LAWSON, LIMITED

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