BC Historical Newspapers

BC Historical Newspapers Logo

BC Historical Newspapers

Kelowna Record Jun 27, 1912

Item Metadata


JSON: xkelownarec-1.0180920.json
JSON-LD: xkelownarec-1.0180920-ld.json
RDF/XML (Pretty): xkelownarec-1.0180920-rdf.xml
RDF/JSON: xkelownarec-1.0180920-rdf.json
Turtle: xkelownarec-1.0180920-turtle.txt
N-Triples: xkelownarec-1.0180920-rdf-ntriples.txt
Original Record: xkelownarec-1.0180920-source.json
Full Text

Full Text

 VOL. IV.   NO. 31.  KELOWNA. BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY, JUNE 27, 1912.  $1.50 Per Annum.  Meeting of  City Council  City Will Loan Sinking Fund  at 8 per cent.  There was a full attendance of  the council Monday morning.  The correspondence, which was  read firat, included a letter from  Messrs. Aemelius Jar/is and Co. in  reference to the purchase of city  debentures ; a letter from the Rev.  D. Campbell, of Enderby, thanking  the city for the use of the park for  their Sunday-school excursion, and  the mayor for the kind attention  and hospitality ahown them; from  the Hon. Martin Burrell, in reference to the lowering of the lake.  The following accounts were  handed to the finance committee  for payment:  Dominion Express Co. - - - 9.00  Joe Alexander, work on water ws. 17.15  Joe Smith, raising electric li't poles .83  C. Lancaster ditto - .83  J. Lindstrum ditto - .83  K. Smith ditto -        .83  B. C. Anti-Tuberculosis  Society,  care of N. Krumer '. - 21.00  Board of Worka paysheet, ending  June 22,1912-       -      -      - 1171.00  The C.P.R. submitted a blue  print map of their trackage to the  north of town, with some recent  additions to accomodate the new  cannery. The city was asked to  ratify the plant which had to be  aubmitted to the railway cjm-  misaionert.  Some question arose as to  whether the content ot property  owners concerned had been obtained for the extensions of the  tracks, and it waa thought advisable  to make tome inquhies on the  point. Dr. Boyce was summoned  by telephone and a consultation  held which elicited the information  that the lots had been .old cubject  to the right-of-way for the company's tracks.  A resolution was passed approving the plant.  A sub-division of plan of Blocks  44 and 45, Map 462, adjoining the  ���' exhibition grounds on the north  and belonging to the D. W. Crowley Co., wat submitted and passed.  A rough draft of a sub-division  of the Bertram corner, owned bv  Metsrt. Elliott and Copeland, was  handed in by Mr. Copeland.  Consideration was alto given to  the matter of lending the city's  accumulated sinking fund.  Mayor Jonet mentioned the city  had now power to loan the money  on approved firat mortgages and it  seemed advitable to take advantage of it. Before any atept could  be taken, however, the council  would have to appoint valuators.  Applications were already in for  three loans which appropriated  $10,000 of the $18,000 available.  The following resolution waa  passed: " That the city loan 75  per cent, of it's sinking fund on  first mortgages bearing interest at  the rate of 8 per cent, per annum.  Loans to be appraised, and passed  by the council."  Several suggestions were made  aa to the appointment of valuators,  and it was finally decided to leave  this in the handa of the finance  committee.  Aid. Copeland reported having  investigated the application of Mr.  H. G. Meugens for a crossing, and  had found that it wat a private  crossing into his own lot which  was asked for. It was the usual  cuttom for ownert to provide these  at their own expense.  Aid. Copeland also mentioned a  complaint which had been made  to him of water having backed up  over a street rendering some kind  of a temporary plank bridge necessary. He pointed out in this  connection that it would be advisable for the council, before passing  new subdivision plans, to go over  the ground and inapect the proposed streets. Many plans had been  put in lately with streets requiring  very extensive fills, and he thought  these should be put in by the own-  era, a suggestion which met with  general approval.  Mr. E. Newby waited on the  council to atk if any objection  would be raited to hit firm enlarging their boat-building premises.  More room waa necessary and they  contemplated putting up on the  tide nearest the shore a corrugated  iron building.  Mr. Newby wat informed that  no other formality would be need'  ed but the regular permit from the  building intpector.  Aid. Copeland had some remarks  to make on the street work of the  Board of Works. He said he  would like, if funds allowed, to put  in a little more work on Pendozi  street. They had done a good  deal of work there and it seemed  hard to have to break off at the  present point. There were other  other places, however, which needed attention.  Aid. Millie asked and received  three months leave of absence,  which he intended to spend on a  holiday for the benefit of his  health.  He also mentioned the jumping  net which had been requested by  the fire brigade, and hoped the  council would see its way to getting one, as it was very much  needed.  The committee were requested  to obtian prices and other information.  The fire committee also arranged  to go over the city with the fire  chief to ascertain where new hydrants were needed. Several requests had been made and these  were to be investigated.  Aid. Sutherland mentioned that  the Light Committee had placed  an order with the sawmill company  for 1000 cords of slabs as fuel for  the winter.  Aid. Blackwood stated that the  Parks Committee were cutting a  a sonsiderable amount of wood  from the clearing of the new recreation ground, and suggested that  the city make use of it at the power house.  Aid. Sutherland brought up the  question of the day load which was  now running at the power house.  He aaid that last year all kinds of  complaints had been made about  the city not having a day service.  People had raised a big howl about wanting to put in motors, but  so far none had been p.le in. The  new electric irons, heaters, etc.,  which were used had made no  appreciable difference to the light  bills.  Replying to a question he said  they had no intention of discontin-  ueing the service, but he thought  people should endeavor to take  more advantage of it.  The meeting then adjourned.  The council held a special meeting Wednesday to consider an  amendment to the subdivision plan  recently submitted by the Kelowna  Land StOrchard Co., and passed by  the council.  The reason for the amendment  was an objection from Mr. R. B.  Kerr, who informed the council  council that he was the owner of  property shown on the plan as subdivided into five lots. As he did  not wish to subdivide his property  at present he requested the council to amend the plan and show his  property all as one lot.  Mr. R. H. Parkinson said the K.  L. O. Co. did not learn of Mr.  Kerr's objection until the plan was  presented to him for signature. As  no plan of subdivision can be registered without the signatures of  the registered owners of the land  affected, the company were anxious  to comply with Mr. Kerr's request.  Aid. Blackwood asked Mr. Parkinson whether an agreement had  been made between the company  and Mr. G. F. Budden in feference  to some land in dispute and affected by the plan.  Mr. Parkinson said the company  was quite satisfied with its title and  intends to apply for registration of  the plan immediately. It waa probable that Mr. Budden would file an  objection with the Land Registrar  against the registration of the plan,  in spite of the fact that Mr. J. F.  Burne had convinced the chief  clerk to Mr. Mclntyre, (who was  acting for Mr. Budden in the matter) that the latter had no legal  right to the land.  A resolution was passed authorizing the amendment to the plan.  The induction of the new minister of the Presbyterian church, Rev.  A. Dunn, B. D��� will take place thi-  evening in the Church at eight  o'clock, The following ministers  are expected to take part in the  service : Rev. G. M. Milligan, D.D  of Toronto, Rev. R. J. Wilson, M.A  of Vancouver, Rev. C. O. Main,  B.D. of Vernon and Rev. Mr. Daly  of Summerland.  New Subdivision Has  Magnificent View  The unprecedented activity in  local real estate has brought many  fine sub-divisions on the market,  and none seems to promise better,  from a strictly residential point of  view, than that of " Lakeview " on  the hill to the east of town.  Messrs. Duggan and Davies have  acted together in securing 26$ acres  of land immediately adjoining the  Bankhead ranch, and on a gentle  rise from which is obtained an uninterrupted view of the city and  the stretch of lake beyond.  The property, contains some 110  lots, which are shortly to be placed  on the market by Messrs. Bevan,  Gore and Elliott, of Victoria, who  have undertaken its sale. This firm  is to conduct an extensive advertising campaign at the coast and  back eu.it, and incidentally Kelowna should get a good boost from  their efforts. The lots will no doubt  find a ready market owing to their  attractive situation, and their close  proximity to town, the main street,  Bernard avenue, running through  them sortie half-mile only from the  city. City water and electric light  is already to the edge of the property and the main streets are  already levelled and graded. The  price of the lots ranges from $250  to $600.  Mr. R. G. White, reptesenting  the selling agents, is expected here  during the next few days. .  Probable New C.P.R. Hotel  on Shuswap Lake  A large hotel, to be built at some  point on Shuswap lake, is stated to  be one of the items on the programme the C.P.R. intends to carry  into effect in the very near future.  Many sightseers prefer to travel  only in daylight through the mountains and as some of the most attractive scenery in the west is that  east of Kamloops, it is intended to  make the daylight run both east  and west,|terminate at a suitable  point west of Sicamous and east of  Kamloops, and it is understood a  location will be found on Shuswap  lake and Chase is named as the  possible location. Sicamous hotel  is too small for the purpose intended and it is stated that the new  hotel proposed will have accommodation for 300 guests.  Promotions at Mission Creek  School  From Ist Primer to 2nd Primer,  Michel Mornac, Violet Gordon.  From 2nd Primer to Ist Reader,  Beatrice    McClure,    Constance  Gillard.  From Ist Reader to 2nd Reader,  Roxie McClure.  From 2nd Reader to Junior 3rd,  Alice Swordy, Alice de Pfyffer,  Cyril Gillard, Annie Swordy.  From Junior 3rd ta Senior 3rd,  Ruby Lytle.  Promoted on condition owing to  absence:���   -  From Junior 3rd to Senior 3rd,  Charlie    de    Pfyffer,    George  Swordy.  From Senior 3rd to Junior 4th,  Sidney Lytle.  The annual patrotic service in  connection with the Presbyterian  Sunday School, will be held on  July 7th. Thia will take the place  of the regular morning service at  11 o'clock.  Rev. A. Dunn, B. D. will preach  in the Presbyterian Church next  Sunday, both morning and evening.   There will be special   music.  A party of five, including Mr. T.  P. Hill, motored down from Vernon Sunday last to attend the funeral of the late Mr. D. McCrae.  They returned the same evening.  Have you read A. W. Barber  fit Co.'s advertisement, if you havn't  do so.  Don't forget the Over Seas meeting Thursday evening next at 8  o'clock in Raymer's Hall. A musical programme has been arranged.  The organiser, Mr. Evelyn Wrench  will address the meeting. Ladies  and gentlemen interested in the  club are cordially invited.  Plans Selected for  New School  Lethbridge Architect Submits  Winning Designs  The Board of School Trustees  held a meeting Monday last at  8 p.m., when several important  matters were dealt with, chief  amongst which was the acceptance  of a plan for the new school building, that submitted by Mr. G. E.  Nobles, of Lethbridge, being selected from some seven or eight others.  The plan shows a handsomely-  designed school with ten rooms  and assembly hall.  Several changes in the teaching  staff at the conclusion of the present term were discussed and applications considered. Miss F. M.  Currie, who was formerly on the  staff but lately in Vancouver, was  appointed at a salary of $85 per  month. The resignation of Mrs.  K. A. Graham was accepted.  It was decided to offer Mr. C.  Fulton the position of first assistant  to the public school principal at a  salary of $90 per month. Mr. L. V  Roger's salary was increased by  $5 per month from July 1st.  The secretary was instructed to  advertise in the " Toronto Globe "  and " Vancouver Province" for  three teachers, two for the junior  grade and one for the intermediate  grade.  The   following   accounts   were  passed for payment:���  Kelowna  Furniture Co.. 45 adjustable deska      .... 226.15  W. H. Paisley, removing ashes 9.00  City of Kelowna, water and scaven-  geringforpublic school - - 4.92  Ditto for high school - - - 7.84  D. Leckie.  53  feet  of  hose,   with  couplings and sprinkler - - 13.85  T. Lawson, Ltd., janitor'a supplies- .70  O.K. Lumber Co., lumber for fence  repairs    .       .       .       .    ��� .     2.39  Country Girls' Festival  What proved to be a most successful event was the holding of a  (at the present time popular) strawberry and ice cream festival on  Saturday last under the auspices of  the Country Girls' Hospital Aid.  Mr. Reekie verv kindly placed his  lawn and automobile at the disposal  of the ladies and various friends  residing on the bench made generous gifts of fruits and cakes.  A musical programme which drew  much applause was rendered at  intervals by the following friends :  Mrs. Lindsay, Mrs. Rose, Mrs.  P. Brooke, Mrs. Dunn, Mrs. Shaw,  Mrs. Soames, Miss Crowcroft, Messrs. Soames, Tollitt, Wallace, and  Moodie, whilst a male quartette  was given by Messrs. Pedlar, Good,  Weeks and Wade.  The ladies wish to thank all the  friends who so readily helped to  make the occasion such a success.  The proceeds totalled about $60.  Mr. W. Gay, of Rutland, returned  Tuesday from the coast.  The Public School closing exercises take place to-morrow, commencing at 10 o'clock. Parents  and friends of the scholars are  invited.  Messrs. R. and B. Gardom, prominent Vancouver real estate men,  and Mrs. Gardom, sister to Mrs.  R. H. Parkinson, have been staying in town for the past few days  visiting friends.  Mr. J. L. Doyle has resigned his  position as customs officer. The  business of the office has increased  so rapidly during the few months  in which it has been established,  that Mr. Doyle found the work  becoming too heavy for him. Mr.  Albert Buyer,' who has acted for  some time as assistant, has been  appointed to fill the vacancy.  Mr. Jay W. Nelson, representing  the Sask-Alta Realty Company of  Calgary, Alta., is in the city selling  Moosejaw property. He has interested a number of the best people in town in his property and expects to do a very good business.  The property Mr. Nelson is selling  is in the direct line of growth of  Moosejaw, which in six months will  have a payroll of $1,000,000 per  month. As Mr. NeJson states the  property can be handled on very  easy terms and is a splendid buy  at present prices.  Government Grant to  Dominion Exhibition  The Dominion Government has  voted $50,000 for the purpose of  making the Central Canada Exhibition, Ottawa, September 5 th to 16  an event of national character.  The Dominion Exhibition has  now come to Ontario for the second time. It was held in New  Westminster, B. C. in 1905. Every  year it grows in importance. Hon.  Martin Burrell, minister of agriculture, who was the first to grant the  application of the Ottawa exhibition management for the national  grant is taking much interest in ihe  approaching event, and his co-operation is thoroughly appreciated.  One of his last acts was to instruct  the experimental farm to prepare  a suitable display from the government's chief agricultural station.  Chief amongst the improvements  adopted for the Dominion Exhibition is the increase of all cash prizes  by 50 per cent. A total of $25,000  will be paid out to live stock men,  farmers, fruit growers and other  competitors. Not only will the  money awards attract a monster  collection of entries but the business advantage of showing at this  big exhibition is appealing to all  interests. Manufacturers will fi|j  four acres of space in the pavilions.  To accomodate the large displays  a new $100,000 machinery hall has  been erected. More space is demanded for live stock, the number  of horse entries being estimated at  five hundred.  Railway companies enlarged the  territory over which low rates will  prevail, the area ncv being extended wejt to Port Arthur.  The Exhibiton Association pays  freight on all exhibits coming from  beyond a radius of 100 miles of  Ottawa. Any one of these shipments returning direct home will  be carried free by the railways.  In keeping with all other improvements, innovations have been  made in the amusement line.  There will be daily balloon ascen-  tions, fifty midway shows, scores  of vaudeville stars, chariot races,  horse races, famous bands including the Scots Guards of London,  Eng., military pageant and fireworks.  Indian Outrages  Alarm Nicola  Obituary  It is with the deepest regret that  we have to chronicle the death last  midnight of little Edylhe Robison,  daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George  Rohison, of Glenn Avenue. The  little girl, who was nearing her  tenth birthday, had been ill only  for about two weeks. At first it  was thought that her complaint  was measles but symptoms of  typhoid developed and in spite of  the utmost care and attention which  has been lavished on her. she  gradually grew worse, her heart  failing at the last to stand the  strain put upon il.  The sad occurrence has cast a  gloom upon her playmates in the  neighbourhood and at the school,  and the greatest sympathy will be  extended to the bereaved parents,  especially to Mrs. Robison to whom  little Edythe was beginning to be  a great help and comfort. She was  a bright, yet thoughtful child and  fond of school, one of her chief  regrets during her illness being  the lad that she was unable to take  pait in the examinations. She was  comforted, however, by the message that she had been passed  owing to the creditable nature of  her work during the past vear.  The funeral is to take place from  the house on Saturday at 2.30  After a brief illness. D. McCrae  passed away on Saturday last at  " The Garth," where he has been  stopping since coming to the city  from Vernon about three weeks  ago. The funeral took place on  Sunday afternoon, the service being  conducted by Rev. J. Ball.  Mr. A. Patterson and family desire to express their sincere thanks  for the kind sympathy extended  to them from all sides in their sad  i bereavement.  As the direct tesult of ihe tailure  to bring to punishment to Clinton  Indians who murdered a half-breed  and a constable, says a Merritt  despatch, Indians of the same tribe  have become restless and outrages  are becoming common.  On Sunday last Squamisken, one  of the best known hunters in the  Nicola, was murdered in his home  on the Springs rancherie. George  Toodlakin, an Indian twenty-four  years old, is in jail charged with  the murder, and his wife, whom he  also attacked, is in a dying condition.  On the same morning another  outrage occurred in the district.  As Joe Coutlie, foreman of the  Douglas Lake Cattle Company, was  starling from Merritt to eo home,  an Indian jumped up behind him  on his saddle, pinioned his aims  and stabbed him no less than ten  times. Eyewitnesses, when they  recovered from their surprise, went  to his rescue, but the Indian escaped. Coutlie was taken to the  hospital,  Thursday last, during a thunderstorm, Constable Smith was shot at  and latet Chief Strang arrested a  man who was boasting he would  get the constable next time. He  declared the policeu.an had shot  one of his friends at Ashcroft. It  took five men to place the Indian  in jail, and during the struggle  Chief Strang was bitten on ihe arm  and hand.  Masonic  Grand  Elected  Officers  Two huudred and fifty Masonic  representatives from all parts of  British Columbia met last Friday  in grand lodge at the Vancouver  Masonic temple and elected officew  for the ensuing year.  The officers elected are: Mr.  J. M. Rudd, Nanaimo, grand master; Mr. A. H. Skey, Kamloop3, reelected grand senior warden ; Mr.  James Stark, Vancouver, grand  junior warden ; Dr. DeWolf Smith,  New Westminster, re-elected grand  secretary; Mr. H. H. Watson,  M.L.A., Vancouver, re - elected  grand treasurer; Mr. T. Michel,  senior grand tyler; and Mr. F. J.  Burd, immediate past grand master.  The Australian governmei t has  inaugurated a bonus system for all  babies botn in Australia. The  bonus (or each child is to be $250.  Edward Stowe. the S..imon Arm  farmer, charged with ihe mutch r of  an aged neighbour, John Cavan, in  February last was found not guilty  at Nanaimo Friday.  Winnipeg has been choien as  next year's place of meeting I y ihe  International Association of Real  Estate Dealers of America which  finished its convention Saturday at  l-Ouisville, Ky.  The fifteenth Republican national convention at the end of n long  and tumultuous session re-nominated William H. Taft, of Ohio, lor  president, and James S. Sherman,  of New York, for vice-president.  President Taft received 561 of ihe  1,078 voles in the convention, or  21 more than a majority. Furmer  President Roosevelt was nominated  for president on an independent  ticket.  Between 15 and 20 persons were  drowned, and a number injured  when a fifty-foot wharf at Eagle  Park Grand Island, Niagara river,  collapsed under the weight of 250  persons, precipitating them into  twelve feet of water.  Aa part of Its plan for the electrification of its line from Calgary  to Vancouver, the C.P.R. has taken  up the water rights of the Adams  river a few miles from Chase. The  river is very swift and carries an  immense volume of water at all  seasons of the year. It is estimated  that 100,000 horse power may be  developed at two different points  along its course.  Birth  TODD���On Thursday. June 10th, to lha  wife of Mr. A. I'ocld, a aon. aVMNMNHaWaVRI  ammmmitfNniff m" ��*****  The Orchard City Record.  Thursday, Jufte ?. 1  THE ORCHARD CITY RECORD  Published xery Thmnetay at the Office,  Kelowna. B.C.  AJH.V LEATHLEY, Editor and Proprietor.  Subscription $1.50 per annum.  To United States $2.00 per annum  AduerMnf lales upon application.  Who Can Attend Irrigation  Convention  It la seldom so representative a  gathering of men of influence in  all the many spheres of agriculturaf  activity is got together as will be  present at the coming inigation  convention,  The basis of representation established by the constitution is as  follows :������  The Governor-General of Canada, Members of the Dominion  Cabinet, the senate and the House  of Commons, the Dominion Commissioner of Irrigation, Director of  Forestry, the Director and Superintendent of Dominion Experimental Farms, five representatives ol  ihe Canadian Society ol Engineers,  two representatives from each  Canadian railway, and one frum  each agricultural paper in Canada.  From the provinces of Manitoba,  Saskatchewan, Alberta and British  Co'uinbia:--  The Lieutenant-Governors, the  Members of Legislatures, the Deputy Ministers of Provincial Departments, Provincial Irrigation Commissioners, Chief Forrester uf the  Province of British Columbia, three  each of all Irrigation and Irrigation  Colonization Companies, two each  of all Agiicultural, Forestry and  Live Stock Associations, live each  from all cities, appointed by the  Mayor, two each for Boards of  Trade and similar organizations,  two each from all town, villiage, or  rural municipalities, to be appoint-  ed by the Mayor, Reeve or Overseer, two each for all Canadian  Clubs,to be appointed by the president, the Superintendent, or representative appointed by him, for  each experimental or demonstration farm, three representatives  from other irrigation associations to  be appointed by their presidents.  In addition to representatives as  set forth in the forefoing list, all interested in irrigation and agriculture will be welcome.  The number of homestead entries  made during the month of April in  Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta  and Britiah Columbia was 445 I. Of  the settlers making entry I ll)9 were  American, 598 English, 100 Scotch  39 Irish, 132 German, 31 3 Austrian,  14 Dutch, 149 Swedish, 207 Norwegian, and 209 Russian. Of the  total number 12 16 were Canadians  351 frum Ontaria, and 310 from  Quebec. Manitoba received 405  of these homestead entries, Saskatchewan 2263, Alberta 1684 and  British Columbia 29.  Armstrong will have the distinction of holding first aeroplane  flight in the interior. On July I si  Stark, the great Canadian aviator,  will make two flights. This will no  doubt be a great attraction and It  is ceitain tn draw a big crowd.  The C. P. R, has engaged the  services of fiveSwiss guides to head  the par.ties of tourists who wish to  climb the mountains in the vicinity  of Glacier, BanfT and Laggan. The  guides are fresh from the Alps, and  know ihe mountaineering game  from all angles. They with their  families will occupy collages nt  Golden.  "Phone 194  P. O Hox 12  OrTice Crowley Block  E. ENGLAND  BUILDER  | Decorating & General Home Repttra  ! General House Repairs will be  1 speedily attended to and absolute satisfaction guaranteed.  ! Call  at  office   if   in   town, 'phone  or  write if at home.  When your child hai whooping cough be  careful to keep the cough loone and expectoration eaay by giving Chamberlain ���  Cough Remedy at mav be required. Thia  remedy will alao liquify the tough mucin  and make it eaeicr to expectorate. It haa  been uaad lucceeefully in many epidemic*  and ia ��.f�� and sure. For aale by all  dealen. {  -f, OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOGC ooooc  W X  a   l_\ THE SCIENTIFIC MOULT)   X  OOOOCXXKXjOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  k QUICK FBEICJHT HAM>LEK  Easy    ��nd   Inexpensive   Method    of  Haul) Dug  Goods  to  und   from  Storujfe Flats.  Some iAOfti expeiiitiouB means uf  handling foods tn warehouses,  whether they bf crates, boxes, buleB,  or what not, han toug been necessary  to supplant the slow, antiquated  methods of doing this by manual  labour, especially In regard to transit  between building .and street. This has  been found In u new type of simple  conveyer that has recently been de-  vlat'd, and which lu now in successful  operation. It comprises a number of  trusties supporting a continuous series of wheels or rollers, oarrtecl ou  two rails like a light, narrow-gauge  railway. Ths wheels are employed  when boxes have to be haudled, and  the rollers fur bales and crates. The  system works entirely by gravitation,  a fall of about thirty Inches In one  hundred feet being advocated. Demonstrations with this simple appliance have sufficed to prove that  goods can be expeditiously and safely  transported by this means, and that  Sharp curves ceu be negotiated successfully. In a lofty building where  goods have to be discharged from  different levels the same system Is  adopted spirally, the gradient being  so arranged that tlie descending goods  do not acquire an unnecessary down-  Ward Impetus. The conveyer has been  adopted on one of the wharves of  Thames-side, and another larger Installation Is lu operation ut a Iielfast  factory, this latter plant handling  packages weighing up to five hundred-  Weight. The system Is stated to be far  cheaper and more efficient than the  ordinary belt conveyer, the cost of  Installation being very low.  THE ULOW-WOHM'S LIGHT  learned Men Differ In Opluolu as to  the Source aud  Nature of the  f Light.  French entomologists have been just  lately devoting much attention to the  study of the glow-worm, particularly  with reference to the source and  nature of Its light. It is found that  both male and female are luminous,  although In the former the light Is  much feebler. Even the eggs and  larvae are faintly luminous. The light  ts produced ou the last three segments  of.tho abdomen. It may perhaps ne  worth pointing out that tho glow-  Worm Is not a worm, but an Insect  belonging to the great order of beetles  tho Coleoptera. Luminosity among  Insects Indeed Is chiefly found In the  beetle order. The Mexican fireflies  Pyrophorus, for example, are  bottles. Somo of them give out sufficient light to read by. Waterton  sometimes used them lu this way to  write up his diary when wandering In  the South American forests.  In adult life the glow-worm Is a  vegetarian, feeding on tender leaves  of plants, but while a grub It Is carnivorous, feeding on snails and slugs.  The light of the glow-worm aud fireflies has been called phosphorescent  and attributed to phosphorus. Jousset  de Bellesme has stated his conviction  that It is phosphoretted hydrogen gas  Stored up In the cellular tissues uud  In communication with the nervous  and respiratory systems.  Fabre finds that phosphorus does  not enter luto the composition of the  luminous substance of the glow-worm.  Under the microscope it Is seen to be  a sort of white plaster covering the  epidermis and full of branching tubes.  Tke Miincliurlan Bean.  The "Japan Herald" has drawn attention to the fact that Mauchurian  beans were formerly used only to  make tofu, mlso, and soy. About fifty  years ago Chinese near Tlehllng and  ICalyuan first produced oil from them  by a process similar to that employed for sesame aud linseed. This  oil waa used for fuel and for cooking, aud the residual for buan-cake  fodder. In the winter of 1908 It began  to be exported Into Europe, where It  fco* found to be better than cottonseed for fuel, soap-maklng, and feeding cattle. This success has marvellously Increased the area devoted  to the growing of the beans, and has  caused the farmers lu the north of  Mauchurla tu give up wheat-raising.  The Shantung farmers discovered that  bean-cake was a first-rate fertiliser,  and after the war with China this  beau-cake was largely exported to  Japau. The oil Is used lu Manchuria  for lighting, lubricating, aud cooking,  and in soutli China lu mulling waterproof cloth, paper umbrellas, uud lanterns, and Is often mixed with lacquer  for making varnish mnl printing-Ink.  Tbe Chinese lilt Upon the principle of  rotation uf leguminous with cereal  crops quite accidentally, without  knowing anything of the scientific  explanation.  vHhaiIon-Proof  Electric Lump  One of the drawbacks to the  metallic filament Incandescent electric lamp Is the extreme fragility of  the filament. The averuge lamp, if  submitted to a Jar or vibration such  as occurs in a large manufactory  where machinery Is running, Is apt  to break down. This disadvantage  counteracts the many attractive  features which the lamp possesses.  A recent invention seeks to obviate  this dsfSOt In this case the Btrands  of the filament, Instead of being looped over hooks, as is ihe usual prac-  tloe, are passed through small rings  whioh are carried on the hooks, hut  In such s manner as lo huve a little  free-play. By this arrangement tho  filaments are not held so rigidly, and  the effect of vibration Is uot so forcibly conveyed thereto4 It may be  pointed out that a lamp which suddenly gives out can often be given a  little longer life by turning on the  swltoh and giving the bulb a few  taps to cause the broken ends to  come together or fall across another  strand, when, immediately lighting up  and becoming Incandescent* they fuse  together.  ANGLICAN  St. Michael and All Angela' Church.  H��ly oramtialon, first    and third Sunday* in the  month ot S a.m.', laco-id and fourth Sundayi, uher  Mornini Pr��jr��r.  Litany on lha fir... and thiid Sundaya.  Morning Prayar at 11   o'clock;   Evening  Prayer al  St. Andrew's, Okanagan Mission,  lint Sunday in the month, Holy omunion at8 a.m.  Matini and Litany, 11 a.m.  Evennonn 7:30  Second Sunday, Matini and Holy Comuniou at   II.  Evemong 7:30  REV, THOS. GREENE. B. A., Rtctor.  Rev.   H. MEYRIK.    Aiaiitint Prieit.  PRESBYTERIAN  Knox Pregbyterian Church, Kelowna.  Morning Servim ut II a.iti ;ayanii.| wrticiiil 7:30  p.m.   Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.  Weekly Prayar Meeting on Wedneadaya ��t  I  p.m.  Benvoulin Pregbytetian Church.  Ailei.it  ice at 3 p in. Sunday School nt 2 p.m.  METHODIST  Kelowna Methodiat Church.  Sabbath Service at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.  Midweek neivice Wednesday at fl p.m.  REV   J   \V. DAVIDSON, .A., B .D..  P����tor.  BAPTIST  Kelowna Bopt.Bt Church, Ellice St.  Sabbath Sei vicci at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Sabbath School nt 10 a.m.    All welcome.  Wed . 7.30. Rev. D. J. Weigh. Paator.  KELOWNA HOSPITAL.  Donations of vegeteblep, fruit, dairy produce, egu�� etc. will be grntefully received  at the Kelowna Hospital. If more conven-  ent aame may be left at the shop of Meggrg.  Crowley   Co ; Ltd.  ���'HOSPITAL INSURANCE."  [he  Kelowna  Hospital Society have an  Insurance   in   force  which   they   wish  to  bring before the notice of the public.  For the mm of $10 bachelor* or married  men may obtain a Hospital Insurance  Ticket which entitles the holder to Free  I lottpilal Attendance for one year from  date of issue for any sickness or accidents  except contageinis or infectious diaeaaea,  which are not be admitted to the hospital.  Applications for tickets or for further information should be made to the secretary, Room I. Keller Block, or P.O. Box  275, Kelowna,  MODERN WOODMEN OF  AMERICA  KELOWNA CAMP 14398  Lodge meetingg held in the old School-  house Ist and 3rd Monday in each month.  P. BROOKE, Clerk.  Canadian   Pacifc Railway  Time Table  Shuswap and Okanagan Branch  Daily   trains  both   ways  Landing.  South hound  lead down  9.45 (Lv.)  10.18  10.3-3  10.46  11,15  11.10  12.00  12.15 (Ar.)  Kxti  STATIONS  Sicamous Jet.  Main  Grindrod  Enderby  Armstrong  Lai kin  Vernon  Ok. Landing  Round Trip  13,10 (Ar.) Ok. Landing  lo   Okanagan  North bound  read up  (Ar.) 17.45  17.00  16.44  16.29  16.00  15.52  15.15  (Lv.) 15.00  Daily  (Lv.) 12.55  Okanagan Steamship Service  .Htmr. " Okanagan '' runs daily  between  Okanagan   Landing     and Penticton    as  follows :  South bouud North bound  IC-.d cluWCl cr.il up  H.I5<lmly Ok. Landing 12.15 daily  Wed. oidy Whiteinan's Creek  Mon. and Fri. Ewiug's Landing  Wed. oidy Sunny wold  13.55 daily Ok. Centre 9.35 daily  Wed. only Wilson's l.dg. Sal. only  15.10 Kelowna 7.45 daily  Wet!, only Ok. Mission  15.30 daily Westbank 7.35  15.40 daily Crllntly 7.15 daily  16.15 daily Peachland 6.45 daily  17.10 daily Summerland 5.55 daily  daily Nararnata daily  18.30 daily Penticton 5.30 daily  H. W. BRODIE, CHAS. CLARKE.  Gen, Psaf-nenger Agent, Agent,  Vancouver, ,C. Krluwna, B.C.  SUMMER JEWELRY  Our New Goods are coining  in  daily. Among the latest to arrive  are I- -  Hat Pint from 50c. upward  Dutch Collar Pim5oc. to 11.5o  Wailt Pins from 25c. to 2.5o pr  Black and Pearl Beads  From Soc. to $10  J. B. KNOWLES  Jewrle,  KELOWNA. B.C.  Dr.  MATHISON  will  be   out   of   town   until  about the middle of August  DON'T BE  TAKEN IN  Of  course you dont'  want to be  taken in, but  I  do���  Taken into your Confidence  Your custom and your confidence  should be together, also like the fox  you should always be on the lookout for snaps.  Come and see me.    I have several very good ones  LEVI 1 1, The Homeseeker's Friend  Any property you have for rent, sale, or if you are looking for such  see me and I will try to meet your requirements either by finding a  tenant or buyer, o if you are wanting to buy by putting you next to  some good snaps.  J. LEVITT,  :   Crowley Block   :  wffice open every evening after supper.  P.O. Box 495.   'Phone 194.  SAY: BUT ISN'T IT HOT?  i  The  Weather in Kelowna at the  present time is a very Hot Subject  Everybody is looking  for a nice cool  SHADY SPOT  Or something nice  and cool  TO DRINK  We want to make life a little more comfortable for you by telling you  some of our excellent  :   LIME JUICE   :  Or   some of   our different   Syrups that help to quench the thirst:  Rose's Lime Juice Cordial  Montserrat Lime Juice  Lemon Squash  Raspberry Vinegar  THESE GOODS WE CAN  RECOMMEND  Place your order this week for Strawberries  FRESH EGGS ^^--J-^a    D��^��      JBLsPatx       HAM. BACO  40c. dozen   LeqUlIIie DrOS.  & tO.     26c. lb.  Telephone  11 Thursday, June 27  The Orchard Gitu Record  I want YOU  to look at this space next  week and following for an  important announcement  P. BURNS & Co., Ltd.  a '  Wholesale and Retail  MFAT MERCHANTS  Fresh Meat  Daily  Full supply of Hams  and Bacon  Fresh Fish in  season  W. LUDLOW, Manager  KELOWNA  Phone 135  OK.LUMBER CO.,Ltd.  Are now completely equipped to  supply all your lumber   needs  We have now a large stock of  local and coast  ROUGH AND FINISHING LUMBER  of   high-grade quality   and   in  splendid condition.  A complete line of  DOORS  AND  WINDOWS  LATH AND SHINGLES  FOR  SUMMER WEAR  Nothing ia nicer tlinn u Necklet for  a lady, young or old.  The lace yoke that ia an invariable  feature   of   the preaenl dav frock  calla   for juat audi  a dainty neck  ornament.    We  have  them  In  all  the newest designs and our pricea  are alwaya RIGI11.  With every aale    -   Quality  With every repair    -    Satisfaction  or money refunded  We live up to our advta.  W.1H. PARKER & GO.,w.",tlt"  Crowley Block ��� Box 316- Barnard Ave.  All repairs absolutely guaranteed  Roynl Naval College of Canada,  Halifax, N. S.  Tl��e next examination for the entry of  Naval Cadets will be held at the examination centrea of the Civil Service Corn mis.  jaion in Novembei 1912| parents or guard-  I iana of intending Candidates should apply  ! to the Secretary, Civil Service Commit-  aion, for entry papers before lit of Octob-  | er next.  ! Candidate muil be between the agei of  14 and 16 on 1st of JANUARY. 1915.  I Cadets are trained for appointment as  Officers in the Naval Service, tbe courae  at the college being three yeara, followed  by one year in a Training Cruiser, after  which cadets are rated aa Midth.pn.un.  Further detaila can be obtained on   application to undersigned.  C, J. DESBARATS,  Deputy Minister of the Naval Service.  Department of the Naval Service.  Ottawa, May 6th, 1912. 31-3  Okanagan Centre  (From occr own correspondent)  Tennis is now being played on  the new court near the wharf.  A meeting of the directors of  the O. K. Canning Co. took place  on Saturday, last.  Mr. Curry, fruit tree agent for  tSe Coldstream Estates Limited,  motored through the district last  week taking orders for trees.  Mr. W. A. Butchard, manager of  the Royal Bank at Vernon, was  down for two days this week looking up some matters in connection  with the Renier Estate.  The sale of the Bolton lot near  the reservoir took place recently,  Mr. S. O. McGwynne, being the  present owner. Mr. McGwynne  resided all winter in the residence  on the Lee lot.  A large consignment of concrete  pipes arrived by the s.s. Aberdeen  on Friday for use on the new government road. These pipes replace the old wooden culverts formerly in use.  The small bills are out in connection with the Dominion Day  celebration, and announce a very  good programme of land and  water sports. With favorable  weather conditions a most enjoyable day is in store for all those  ho will come.  The auction sale of Mr. P, V.  Fosbery's property on Okanagan  Lake, 3 miles south of Okanagan  Centre, takes place in Kelowna on  ]uly 9th. Mr. Fosbery purposes  making a short trip to the Old  Country after the sale, and to return again accompanied by his  wife and daughter.  Mr. and Mrs. W. Swalwell left  >st week for Vancouver, Victoria,  and other coast points, It is their  tention to stay at the Coast all  summer. Mr. Swalwell has rented  hia farm to E. J. McCarty for the  balance of the season.  A son and daughter of Mr. J.  Owen are recent arrivals from the  Old Country, and are staving with  their father who is caretaker of the  Boyd orchard at the head of Duck  Lake.  Mr. J. McClure has sold eight  acres of his Woods Lake property  to the C. N. R. Co. This eight  acre tract includss the house and  other building.s. We understand  the price to be in the neighborhood ol $4,000. Mr. McClure still  retains the remaining twenty acres.  He is at present contemplating the  purchase of a property on Okanagan Lake opposite Peachland.  Mr, and Mrs. A. G. Austin left on  the s.s. Okanagan on Tuesday for  Calgary, after spending some two  weeks with Mr. Fowler, manager  of the Duck Lake Fruitlands Co.'s  extensive orchard. Mr. and Mrs.  Austin were on their wedding tour.  Mr. Austin is a shareholder in the  company, and partner of Mr.  Humphries' in Galgary.  Mr. J. N. Eakins has bought the  ten acre lot formerly owned by  Mr. W. Goodwin. This lot is situated on the slope from Okanagan  Lake and just above the new road.  Mr. Eakins intends planting this  lot out to fruit trees next spring.  Mr. Goodwin was manager of the  first general store opened up at  Okanagan Centre Try Lawson &  Ball nearly six years ago.  An unusually high wind on the  night of the 20th inst. played havoc  with a number of wharves along  Okanagan Lake, Messrs. Ward,  Gibson and Caesar being the heaviest losers. Some of the smaller  ones were washed completely  away. A number of large trees  throughout the district were blown  down. A quantity of brushwood  was also hurled up on the Woods  Lake beach road.  Wilson Landing and  West Side Notes  (From our own correspond.nl.)  Mr. G A. Batchelor is returning  from a European trip.  Miss Orton left on Saturday last  for a visit to Vernon and later to  Okanagan Centre.  Mr. and Miss Reid and Mr. and  Mrs. J. Porter were visitors at Enterprise ranch on Sundny last comparing notes on the prospects for  the fruit crop. A generally good  one is the unanimous opinion.  Mi. and Mrs. R. A. Ramsay were  here for a short visit. They leave  on Wednesday for Osprey lake  where they expect to spend the  summer. They have made a number of friends during their stay in  this district and will be much  missed.  Steamboating  E. E. HANKINSON, Kelowna, B.C.  Residence 'Phone : No. 105  OLD C.P.R. WHARF  I am prepared to undertake all  kinds of  Lake Transportation  Well equipped  with  Steam  and 'Gasoline  Boati,  and also Scows  EXCURSION   PARTIES  Catered for  To All Parta of the Lake  IMPORTANT  REAL ESTATE AUCTION  TUESDAY, JULY 9th  At Kattenbury & Williams' Real Estate  Office, Kelowna, at 10.30 a.m.  "Lake Glen." 160 acres, 7 miles from  Kelowna, property of P. V. Foabery.  Good land, fine water, good house, on  good road. Beautiful lake view, quarter-  mile lake frontage.  For particulars see posters.  RATTENBURY & WILLIAMS  Real EaUte Broken.    jp C. STOCKWELL,  30-32 Auctioneer  Black Leaf 40  A Concentrated  Solution of Nicotine Sulphate  An advt. in the "Record"  really costs you nothing ���it  pays for itself.  Dominion Day  Celebration at  Okanagan Centre  Monday, July 1st  A Regatta and full program of Land Sports.  Fastest motor boats  on   Okanagan  Lake  will compete. Sail Boat Races.  Swimming and Diving Competitions.  Children's Sports to be held in afternoon.  Regatta commences 10.30a.m.  Meals will be served at the  GRAND VIEW HOTEL during the day.  Ice Cream  and  Soft   Drink booths on  the grounds.  This preparation has,  been used with great success for the destruction of  Green and Black Aphis,  Pear Thrips and Cherry  Slug.  It can be used in combination with Arsenate of  Lead for any leaf-eating  insects. The addition of  Whale Oil Soap gives the  spray better penetration,  cavses it to cover surfaces  more in the form of a film  and lessens the formation  of drops.  41b. tin makes    47 gals, spray  2��lb       240   ���    ���  lOJlb. ���     ���    1000   ���    ���  P. B. Wis & CO.  DRUGGISTS and STATIONERS  Kelowna.     B. C.  PHONE 19  Let the Peerless  Incubator Make Poultry-  Raising Pay   You  Big Profits  The Peerless Incubator, Canadian designed and  built, as the result of actual experience in practical  poultrying, is making poultry pay 20,846 farmers  in the Dominion to-day. The Peerless Incubator is  making poultry-raising pay in many a city back-yard  The Peerless Incubator can do the same for you,  and  the  Peerless    Way   will   show   you   how.  We publish  a   handsome   book   which   tells  the whole  story and  gives   you  the proof.    You should read  the book.     It is called "When Poultry Pays."  Send to us  for the book, and  we will   gladly   furnish   you   with   one   copy,  postage paid and   without   charge.     Send   to-day for "When Poultry Pays."  LEE MANUFACTURING CO., Limited,  150,  Pembroke Street,  PEMBROKE, Ont. The Orchard City Record.  Thursday, June 9.7  The Kelotona Land  and Orchard Co..  LIMITED,  FOR SHLE   SPLENDID  TEN -ACRE BLOCK  FRONTING ON  Pendozi and Richter Streets  Thisblock cannot beexeelled forsub-diDision purposes  In a sub-dioision of this block eoertj lot toould be a  FIRST-CLASS BUILDING SITE  Mo grading or filling required. No sloughs.  City tcater aoailable oia Pendozi Street  The Company's terms are reasonable and inoestors  in real estate tcill find it toorth their while to call at  our office and mahe inquiry into this offer.  CALL OR WRITE  K. L. 0. Co.'s OFFICE  Keller Block - Kelotona, B.C.  in great variety  By close study we keep  ourselves up-to-date in everything  concerning the newest ideas in screen  and door fittings. You may therefore be  sure of  finding the very latest in stock  always in tKin hardware store.  MORRISON - THOMPSON  HARDWARE CO., Ltd.  Coal!   Coal!!  Real Pensylvania Hard - $17.50 per ton  Nicola Coal (Lump) - $10.00 per ton  Wellington     -     -     -   $13.00 per ton  W. HAUG  KELOWNA, B.C.  I rltnillunf  Just About Now is the Right Time  to call in and renew your subscription to the " Record.'  Town and Country  Mrs. S. V. Hray will not receive  again until the (irst l-'ridny in  October.  Mrs. J. W. Janes will receive on  Friday, June 2Hllt, and not again  until September.  The wedding is announced for  for Wednesday next of Miss Ada  Lock to W. F. Bnuvelte, Jr.  Dr. Malheson I eft on Friday  morning for Belleville, Ont., to  be present nt the celebration ol his  p.ileitis' gulden wedding, lie expects to be bade about the middle  ol August.  The leaders ol the Methodist  church Sunday-' chonl wish to call  attention to the fact that the school  (including the Adult Bible Class)  will no longer meet in the afternoon  bul at 10 o'clock in the morning,  beginning next Sunday. Members  of the school are requested to make  special note of the change and to  make every effort to be present.  Messrs. I larvey ex Duggan are  acting for the C.N.R. in getting options on all property needed along  the right-of-way. Practically all  land necessary has now been  secured and it seems certain that  operations will be commenced al  no distant date.  Mr. R Duncan, the proprietor of  Dreamland, has purchased the  building he occupies and is about  to make several important improvements, including a sloping floor  and the installation ot electric fans.  All this will add to the comfort of  his patrons, lie is also doubling  his service of films giving a change  every day.  Dr. Stuart \V. Thayer, who is to  lake up   practice   as  a   veterinary  surgeon arrived Monday With   his  | family and has rented a   house   in  Glen Avenue.  The death took place Monday  morning of Mis. Patterson, wife of  Mr. Andrew Patterson of Benvoulin. The deceased lady's death  w.is not unexpected, ehe having  suflered for some years from an  incurable tumor. The family are  well known and highly respected  In the district and great sympathy  will be extended lo them in their  bereavement. The funeral took  place at the Kelowna Cemetery,  Tuesday, many driving out from  town to attend.  Mr. and Mrs. A. T, Johnson,  were amongst the visliors last  weekend. Mr. Johnson is an Old  Country agriculturist and journalist, and is travelling the west in  search of material f.ir a new book.  Mr. C. E. Lawrence, field commissioner, under the Dominion  Commission of Conservation, was  was in town the early part of ihe  week, gathering data for use in the  valuable reports issued Irom time  to time by the Commission. Mr.  Lawrence, whose work carries him  into all parts of Interior British Col  uinbia is an enthusiast on the Okanagan and its possibilities. Its  greatest need, he thinks, is publicity. Its wealth of agricultural  resources are not known as they  should be, and new comers are apt  lo think lhat B. C, means Vancouver and Victor in. Mr. Lawrence  Is greatly taken with the magnifi  cent crop prospectj; this year, fore  seeing, however, the difficulty of  labor anil transportation.  The new sawmill boat " Orchard  City," made her maiden trip Tuesday, going up the lake to bring in  n boom of logs. Although in a  very unfinished stnle she was needed loo badly by the company lo  wait any longer.  Mr. C. C. Josselyn nnd Mr. F. R.  F. Dellail have purchuscd automobiles during the week. The  total number owned in the Kelowna district must be about seventy.  MARRIF.D-On June 15th at the  English Church, John Alexander  Walt lo Alice Mary Notley.  For all the best lines of Old  Counliy bon-bons, pastilles, French  nougat, ju jubes, milk chocolate,  &c, go lo AlsgardV They have  nothing but the best of everything.  PROFESSIONAL AND .  BUSINESS CARDS  BURNE & TEMPLE  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, etc.  KELOWNA, :: B.C.  R. B. KERR  Barrister  ond Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KKI.OWNA, li B.C  C. 1 larvey, B.A., Sc., C.E, D.L.S, B.C.L.S.,  and B.C.L.S.  CHARLES   HARVEY,  CIVIL  ENClNEER  and   LAND  SURVEYOR.  Kelowna,    B. C.  Phone 147. P.O. Box 231  RICHARD H. PARKINSON  BRITISH COLUMBIA LAND  SURVEYOR.  CIVIL ENGINEER  P.O. BOX 137  KELOWNA  Dr. J. W. Nelson Shepherd  DENTIST  P. 0. Box 110 Tlic-ns BO  Corner Peneozi Street and  Lawrence Avenue.  COLLETT BROS.  LIVERY AND DRAY  Horses bought and sold on commission. Dray meets Till C.P.R.  boats. All kinds of heavy team  work. 'Phone 20.  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR & BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given for public Bnild-  irigs.Town and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  PHONE No. 93  IV. T. ASHBRIDGE  CIVIL ENClNEER  Assoc. Mem. Can. Soc. C. E        Graduate Toronto  University  W.tnmorks and Sewer.ge Systems, Pumping and  Liahtini Plant., Concrete Con*  .Inn In.ii, etc.  KELOWNA, :: B. C.  Mr. B. G. MEYRICK  Rrreives Pup.li at hia Studio in tlie MORRISON  Ml .OCX lor Lemons in  PIANOFORTE, VIOLIN, ORGAN,  SINGING and HARMONY  1 yenrV previom experience    Will play lor dnncei  Addreit Box 257, Kelowna, B.C.  PIANOFORTE  MR.   HAROLD   TOD   BOYD  Kxliibitioncr Royal College   of   Muiic,   and lately  with Kendrick ryne,   Mua. Doc, Oiganiit nf the  Cathedral, Manchester, Eng.,  RECEIVES   PUPILS  At the Studio, Trend,  Block, Kelowna.  Music  ol  eveiy  description  suppli.d.  P.0   o.��7.  MATERNITY  NURSE  Experienced  CASES  TAKEN  IN  HOME  Apply  Mrs. JARVIS, Ellis Street  20th Century Shoe  Repairing Shop  BERNARD  AVENUE  All Kinds  of  Boots and  Shoes Repaired Promptly  Ladies' and   Genta' Rubber  Meets  of the Beat Makes  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  All kinds oF Repairs  BERNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  DAVIES & MATH1E  Ladies' and  Gents' Tailors  PENDOZI STREET  Repairing and Pressing  promptly attended to.  J\ r 1 JlK you put your next  meal on the table, just sit  down and consider the layout  for a moment. Ask yourself  earnestly, " Have I got the  greatest value for the money  expended on this meal ? "  If you bought your groceries at this store only one  answer can be made '  ���you' have done all that a clever housewife can do���  your meal is the nearest approach to perfection that is  possible in a meal. But only the best groceries���the  kind we have built a reputation for, can assure you of this  Try some of our leader* and become a regular user :  Swift's Premium Hams       -       -   29c. lb.  ��� ��� Bacon       -       -   33c. lb.  Brooklield and Mayflower Butter-   50c. lb.  Strictly Fresh Eggs  35c. lb.  w  thestoreofplen:  Telephone  ..   THE  Royal Bank of Canada  HEAD OFFICE    -    Montreal. Quebec.  NEWYORKOFFICE - 65, William St.     LONDON OFFICE (Eat.) - 2.U.nkBld,..,Prin��..sSt.  Capital Paid Up    -    $6,200,000      Reserves   -    $7,200,000  Total Assets over     -      $i 09,000,000  -   Bank by Mail   -  Account! can be opened and operated b> mail.    Write for particular!, we ���hall  be glad to explain.  THE   SECRET  OF  WEALTH  lici in these four let ten  S ��� A  E  Start  a  Savings   Account   to-day.     Dapoait   regularly  and   watch it   grow.  Deposits of  One Dollar and upwards received.  Secure one of our SAFETY DEPOSIT BOXES and place your  valuables beyond peril or danger of fire.  Lodged in absolutely fireproof safe.  KELOWNA BRANCH VERNON BRANCH  H. F. REES, Manager W. A. BUTCHART, Mgr.  Bianchei and correipondenti throughout the world.  The Pleasures of a Motor Boat  depend almost entirely on the motor.   If your motor is  a satisfactory one, doing good service with a minimum  of trouble, then you need not fear getting your money's  worth out of the healthful pleasure of motor-boating.  Specify the  Roberts  Motor  In  your  new  boat  This  Is   tha   Roberts Motor Co.'s  FIVE YEAR GUARANTEE t  " We guarantee that Roberts Motors will not back-fire.  We guarantee that each and every Roberts Molor is thoroughly tested on  a propeller, that it ia in perfect running order and has developed ita full rated  horse-power before shipment.  We further guarantee Roberts Motors against all defects of material or  workmanship for five yeara from date of purchase, and will replace any  defective part upon return of the part to our factory properly marked, freight  or express prepaid.'  See J. R. CAMPBELL  Or  call  in " Record" office for descriptive booklets Thursday, June 27  Orchard Oitt) Record  PHONE 150  DALGLEISH & GLENN  For the best in all kinds of  AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS  AUTOMOBILES  We   are prepared   to   receive  your orders  for any   of  the  following reliable makes :���  "CASE,"   "HUDSON,"   "REO,"    "HUPMOBILE."  Come and talk to us about them  Buggies,    Wagons,   Democrats,   &c,  to suit all purchasers.  "PREST-0-L1TE"  Lighting system for automobiles.   Ask for booklet on this only really satisfactory system.  SPRAY OUTFITS  It is becoming every year more obvious that spraying,  to be effective, must be thoroughly done.   The cheapest and  best way to handle an orchard of any size is with   a   power  outfit.   We carry the  I. H. C. Power Spray Outfit  complete with 1, 2 or 3 h. p. engine wagon and  tank.   This  is giving satisfaction in some of the best fruit districts.  A New Departure  By the purchase of T Cooper's Harness business we  have added a new branch. We are now carrying a  big stock of first-class  HARNESS   AND   SADDLERY  Repairs of all kinds by competent men.  The famous "FIVE  ROSES" FLOUR  Lake of the Woods Milling Company.  ::    FEED   ::  Hay,  Oats,   Bran, Wheat,  Barley,  and  Oat  Chop.  DALGLEISH & GLENN,  Pendozi Street and Lawrence Avenue.  MMi JtoUaH /rnaid Mvy& you COMt  JmJim. (VloumA. mi OWi ^to\l without  ���"-I", ts  loo* ..���ounJy.nl  you will have foouMe tukninf  abound in ou\ sto\e without Suy~  infc Seeaute it ti full of new) fiesh  fiPin'Uuhe fo\ <fou\ home. Sut  when you tuhn into ou\ stoke uou  will not tu\n away without luyinf  what you want^ Seeaute you'll  Und not only tasty fu\mtu\e Sut  low hhrieei.  KELOWNA FURNITURE CO.  " We Make Homes Happy."  Moving Pictures for Public  Schools  Mr. Thos. A Edison has on hand  one of the most interesting enterprises he has ever undertaken. He  is organising a scheme to introduce  moving pictures into the elem-  ' ntary schools of the United States  and if they succeed there, they are  pretty certain to be provided elsewhere. His idea is to teach science  and many other subjects by means  of pictures which shall " show  things being done." He has already had a number of films made,  among ihem one which shows,  magnified millions of times, the  process of chemical crystallisation  of certain substances. To watch  the process as shown by that film  is to be deeply impressed with the  fact that there is something controlling even the action of inorganic matter. Edison expects to  send into all corners of the earth  gathering materials for his films  When this task is finished the pupils of the future will have opportunities of becoming acquainted  with activities of the world and of  nature lhat adults of today have  not even dreamed of.  Grand Forks to be a  Divisional Point  To make Grand Forks a divisional point, to construct inline  diately a roundhouse of at least  ten stalls, machine shops, union  station buildings and to establish  joint terminals with the Kettle  Valley railway, was agreed to by  the C.P.R. at a special meeting of  the Grand Forks city council last  Friday. In return the city gives  exemption of taxation for ten years  and free right of way for additional  trackage that will be required by  transcontinental traffic that will  pass through the boundary and  Kootenay on completion of the  Kettle Valley line.  Plans for the round house and  machine shops are ready and the  initial appropriation of $200,000  Ims been made by the company  to commence work. The intention  is to rush the work through by  winter.  New Brunswick Provincial  Elections  The New Brunswick provincial  elections resulted in practically a  clean sweep for the government,  only two opposition men, Messrs.  Dugal and Pelletier in Madawaska  being elected. In Northumberland  where three Independent Conservatives ran against the government  ticket, two of them, Stuart and  Doyle, were elected. In St. John  city, York and Sunbury counties,  the opposition candidates lost their  deposits. Mr. A. B. Copp the opposition leader, was badly beaten  in Westmoreland. Premier Flem-  ming headed the poll in Carleton.  The results of the voting gives the  government thirty-eight seats, Independents two and Opposition  two.  The Bishop of London has met  his five brothers together for the  dm time in forty years at Fulham  Palace. The eldest member pf the  family is Archdeacon of Hereford.  The second is H. F. W. Ingram, a  farmer of Gravesend, Ont. The  third is an admiral, the fourth Bishop of London, and the youngest  an Indian adminstrator.  An increase of more than eighty  million dollars in imports from the  United States, and more than eight  millions in those from Great Britain is shown from the figures of  Canadian trade for twelve months  ended April 30th last.  Contracts for the double-tracking  of 550 miles of the C. P. R. from  Sudbury to Port Arthur have been  awarded. The work will be done  this vear and will cost $10,000,000.  Canadian Railways say that the  reason for the congestion of traffic  ia the inability of the car shops to  turn out the rolling slock ordered.  The dock strike strike in Southampton has collapsed and the men  resumed work unconditionally.  The railway board refuses to allow the Grand Trunk Pacific railway to change the location of the  station at Hazelton.  The mountain townsite of Laggan  was almost wiped out of existence  by fire on Thursday night and Friday morning.  The Saskatchewan elections are  fixed for July  I Ith.  Thera 'is no real need of anyone being  troubled with constipation. Chamberlain's  Tableta will cause an agreeable movement  of the bowels without any unpleasant  affect. Give them a trial. For aale by all  dealers.  ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE OF  CANADA, HALIFAX, N.S.  The next examination for the entry of  Naval Cadeta will be held at the examination centre of the Civil Service Commission  in November, 1912; parents or guardians  of intending candidates should apply to  the Secretary, Civil Service Commission,  Ottawa, for entry papers before 1st October  next.  Candidates must be between the ages of  14 and 16 on Ist October, 1913.  Cadets are trained for appointment as  Officers in the Naval Service, the course at  the College being two years, followed by  one year in a Training Cruiier, after which  Cadets are rated Midshipmen.  Further details can be obtained on application to undersigned.  G. J. DESBARATS.  Deputy Minister, Department  of the Naval Service.  Department of the Naval Service,  Ottawa, May 6th, 1912.  KELOWNA-WEST BANK  STEAM FERRY  Leaves Kelowna 9 a.m., 3.30 p.m.  Leaves Westbank 9.30 a.m., 4 p.m.  Extra Service on  Wednesdays ot Saturdays  Leaves Kelowna 11 a.m.  Leaves Westbank 11.30 a.m.  BEAR CREEK SERVICE.  FRIDAYS  Leaves Kelowna 10 a.m.. 4.30 p.m.  Leave. Bear Creek 10.30 a.m., 5 p.m.  TERMS CASH  JAMES I. CAMPBELL  'Phone No. 108  SYNOPSIS OF COAL  MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion in  Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the  Yukon Territory, the North-west 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  $1 an acre. Not more than 2,560 acres will  be leased to one applicant.  Application for the lease must be made  by the applicant in person to the Agent or  Sub-Agent of the district 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 unsurveyed territory the  tract applied for shall be staked out by the  applicant himself.  Each application must be accompanied  by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if  the rights applied for are not available, but  not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on  the merchantable output of the mine at  the rate of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall fur.  nish the Agent with sworn returns accounting for the full quantity of merchantable  coal mined and pay the royalty thereon. If  the coal mining rights are not being operated, such returns should be furnished at  least once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining  rights only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface  rights may be considered necessary for the  working of the mine at the rate of $10 an  acre.  For full information Application  should  be made to the secretary of the Department  of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or  Sub-Agent of Dominion Land*.  W. W. CORY.  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���Unauthorized publication of this  advertisement will not be paid (or.  An ad. in the "Record"  it the hall-mark of a progressive  business.     Insist   upon  people  knowing you're there  G. H. E. HUDSON  Landscape and  Portrait  Photographer  Largest Studios in tha Interior  Portraits by appointment  Pendozi Street,   -   Kelowna  Sutton's Seeds  ORDERS TAKEN NOW FOR  Cut Flowers  Carnations  Chrysanthemums  Violets  H. LYSONS  Kelowna.  Greenhouse.  Rough and Dressed Lumber.  Shingles, Siding, Doors, Windows,  Mouldings, Etc.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited  HEWETSON and MANTLE, Ltd.  CAPITAL AUTHORIZED   -   *75,000  MONEY TO  LOAN  On First Mortgages  Agreements for Sale Purchased  FIRE,  LIFE,  AND  ACCIDENT  INSURANCE  S. T. ELLIOTT  A. COPELAND  ELLIOTT &COPELAND  Real Estate and Insurance Brokers  R  oom  Crowley Block  We have some of the  Choicest Residential & Business Blocks  in the City on our lists, and amongst  them some specially good buys. Anyone  wishing   to   invest should see us first.  We are open to list any or all kinds of city or farm property, and  will sell it at list price. There will be no adding to the price without  the consent of the owner. Come in and let us show you some of  our best properties.     If you want to make money this is your opportunity BBBKSK  the Orchard Cltij Record  Thursday, June 27]  Tilt INDIAN SIM.IT.1H COINCIDENCES  B) Alcc Jonei* The "Delhi" is Wrecked .lusi Wlipu  >             Within twelve miles uf Calgary, a *>*m is Be*���� ^�� lhe ra"ilal  city of &U.000 people, uud with tele- "��   Other   AlUllZlllg  phone communication with that city, Coiubhmtlous.  the Sarcee Iudlans pursue their lives  and observe exactly as their (ore- Another of the remarkable coin-  fathers the ancient habits and cua- cldeuces of history 1ms taken place In  toms of their tribe. the concurrence of the holding of the  Two years ago there was a great Durbar in India at Delhi Bimultane-  iostival at which seven of the oldest ously with the wreck of the I'. and  chiefs related the stories of their 0. liner Delhi near Tangier, on the  exploits, which the painter of the coast of .Morocco, at which tlie Prill-  tribe preserved at the office of the cess Royal and her husband, the Duke  ugoiit of the Sarcee reserve. of Fife,  had  such  u  narrow  escape  While the history uf the palefaces from drawmng.    Ai the moment  tne  has been in the daily newspaper, the Delhi become a wreck the other Delhi  magazine   uud   the   Government   ar- was  being Created  the capital of lu-  chives,   the   Indians   have   ...��   (such diu.  means  of  collecting,   preserving   and   disseminating   information   of   their "Whut's lu u Name/"  great  men.    The   Indian   lad,   writes  Utile!      Hey don,      In      u      magazine Shakespeare has  reminded  us thut  relies on cainpfire stories aud a well there are more things iu heaven aud  tanned steer hide Covered  wilh queer earth than are dreamt of in our phllo-  characters   painted   crudely   with   a sophy, aud it muy  be that the name  sort   of   ink   made   of   the   Juices  of given  a  man, olty. or ship  ai  bin li  plauls. may have some occult Influence upun  These   records  are  not   haphazard, their   future   careers.     Un   the   day  but  they  ale  not  altogether  regular. Lord   Salisbury   dlt'tl  a   vessel  called  Wheu   several   chiefs   and    medicine the   Lord   Salisbury   was   posted   us  men of the tribe are growing old an missing  al   Lloyd's,    The Czar's sou,  assembly Is arranged where a famous the   Czarewitch,    was    born    within  Indian Interpreter and painter meets forty-eight  hours of the  time  when  the aged  men.   Oue by one the old Un* Russian battleship tlie Czarewltch  men   stand   forth   before   the   people had   her  disastrous   battle   with   Ad-  and recount the stories of their lues, miral   Togo's fleet off Japan, and she  They tell sJirUllug tales of the was Hie only battleship heavily en-  battles In which tfie) have fought, gaged. Un the very duy that the  of the scalps they have taken and ihe present Queen of Spain was married  horses they have stolen. These three King Edward's niece ��� a filly he-  achievement^ are regarded ua the longing lo King Edward, bearing the  three most honoiuL.e and var.JUd same name, Victoria, won him his  exploits of the grei. men. Compared flrt-i race of the year,  with these lite ��,...<��� man's e lee Uou The death of the King's aunt, .the  to Parliament, his appointmeui to Princess Alice, happened within a few  high office and his great commercial weeks of the dreadful accident to the  achievements are as nothing. vessel  Princess Alice in  the Thames.  Sometimes their meetings lasl sev- h may he argued that multitude of  eral days. The old men a re en- well-known people have died or been  thuslfisblc in their descriptions of hy- brought Into prominence by some  gone days; they recite rapidly and great occurrence without anything  gesticulate mum. The members of happening to their namesakes, but,  the tribe, sitting about them, listen on the other hand, the same coin-  eagerly, storing tne details to be toid cidences may have happened without  over and over aga.n to their sons and their being publicly known. And It  their son's suns, until they are tribal may be said that pure chance extraditions oi tne long past. As they plains the most extraordinary slmf-  talk the painter s.ts upon the ground larltles tho police-courts give us  with his sirer h.de spread before numerous Instances, But what of the  him aud paints w.,d his dyes rude cases where the similarity iu twofold  ���>       pictures to Illustrate the Incidents, or threefold?  A circle represents a barricade or ��� -  ���  encampment;  awkwardly drawn pic- Pwl Heals Fiction,  tures of animala stand for the horses Moal people remember the Hickman  he has stolen; a ga.iop.ng horse with poisoning case,   A lady doctor called  a man on Its back suggests the story Sophia   Hickman   disappeared   eight  of wild  flight uuoss  tne  prair.e he- years ago from a hospital, and  was  fore   pur&Uing   etitui.es;   a   flag   may found poisoned in B wood some days  mean   a   bioou}   hdtue   won   a   tan- Ir^er    The 'Law Journal' found that  poleike  mark  a sctupeJ   Indian. The thirty-seven years before a lady had  figures are very cruue, the drawings vanished In a very similar way am!  no better than those a lour-)'ear-old. was  never Boon  again.    This lady's  child  makes on  its  B'.ate,    But  some n :">.���� w��- also Sophia IMckinaii!  ingenuity Is exercited m the g.'ouping No      wonder      the      superstitious  and each Bltetch Is, iu a  way, a key gambler rushes to back the number  lo Uie thrilling  tales   which   in  time or name which Is in some way foiled  become history, on  his  notice.    The  racecourse  has  Hull  Head,  ihe i,..-t  tivar  chief of supplied us with vurlous curious culu-  thu Sarcess, died ou the reserve last cldenres.    A horse called   Togo beat  spring.    He ivus acknowledged to he P'g Qtin almost al the hour that out-  the most cautious and farseeing of the ^Idf Port  Arthur, and another called  tribe, and always  represent   in Bin in Stolen   Jewel   won   a  race   at   Hurst  any  dealings   ttitu   the   .vhltes,     'Ihe Park,within twenty-four hours of one  Indians are still m  h.,i   ol  him, and of   the   most   sensational   Jewel   fob-  think  that   his spu'it  haunts   the  re- berths   of   recent   rears.     When   Mr.  serve,   His record is pictured on the Chaplin, the Brit leu ex-Minister, lost  skins.    The  Interpretation   is  necet. his seal in the House, the seme day  sarily  brief. a horse named CUaplln lost a race.  Circle and figures tn the upper part  '   of the column tt-11 the story ul one of Staging  It.  the   bloodiest   ami   most   disastrous  battles  in  Sarcee   history,   when   the A   leading  theatrical  manager told  Sarcees were ambushed by the frees a dramatle critic stories as he strolled  and lost over fiftj  warriors,   Looking In the bright, cold weather down the  closely one may discern a free who Strand.  has   been  shot   by   Hull   Head;   Hull "There was one chap," said he. "I  Head's squaw  crawled  out   and  car- couldn't gel rid of,   Dear me, he was  ried   him   In   aud   the   chief   scalped persistent.    1 refused his farce seven  him.     This   battle   occurred   at   the times   and   he  still   kept   turning   up  Vermillion Creek, near  Battle  Klver, with  It. re-written here and there.  iu   18thi. "The  eighth   time  he  came   1   told  Another   group   illustrates   a   sub- him  firmly  it  was no use.  Beu.Ueut   battle  win   the free.;,   when "'But,   sir,'   he   said,   Ms   there   no  Hull Head pulled a Cree warrior off possible way you could put my farce  his horse and scalped li.m,   Two horl- mi Ihe stage?'  /.oiital figures near the solitary horse "'Well.'   said   I,   'there's   one   way,  in the second gtotip depict this thrill- but   I   don't  know  If you'd  submit    '  ing deed.    The  Bplc/ch   of  tents  be- "'Oh,   I'd   submit!'   he   cried.    'I'd  low stands for the scene of another submit  to anything!'  battle with the Crees    Hull Head and "'Then,' sa-ld  1, 'we'll  grind  it up  Lis   followers   are   In   desperate   re- and use It as a snow-storm.'"  treat -- Hull Head's squaw falls from  '  her horse:  the chief stops and helps Auiu/lng Cnmliluatfuiis.  her onto his own horse.  To the left und a little below the Tak�� the Humbert case. The Paris  circle which represents a barricade, 'Klgaru,' during the Humbert trial.  Hull Head Is seen shaking hands w,ih discovered a play In which the prill-  a Cree whose life he saved; Cree and clpal character was a Therese limn  Sarcee were friends iu peace but foes bert (the same Christian name ami  <\ war. Immediately after Ibis de- surname as the distinguished etil-  moustration the Cree returned Lo his bezzlerl J the plot revealed the palace  barricade and the Sarcee chief to of the ruined proprietress, which was  his tribe to resume the fight. Hull sold up; there were hIiowii piles of  Head's record, whii h follows, shows "dos**ler��," and a wealthy nobleman  four men killed and scalped, five to- Is Introduced Into the house vefy  mahawks, two spears, five bows and much like Mine Humbert's "Mr.  two war clubs captured. Crawford." Yet this play was pro-  All the thrilling elaborations of duoed In public thirty years before  "these details are told to the children the Humbert fraud was perpetrated!  of the subdued redskins even now as Quite as remarkable was a play sub-  they assemble around their camp- mltted to a well-known London  fires within sight of automobiles theutr'ntl manager eight mouths be-  passlng fp'"�� Calgary along the new fore the Goudle hunk fraud. It fore-  government road through the reserve, stalled the aiMual events of thai Dele-   _  brated   case  In   no   fewer   than   four  PARMER NALLEJ HAS <TRK FOR part'cuiars: ill ihe robbing of a bank  T0XS0RIAMTI8. for the sal**- of gambling debts,  (2)  Nalley came to town for the live- fl pugilist named Hume fg. a char-  stock show aud dropped in on Charles acter named Marks, and (4) a Jockey  Berryman, a barher, for a shave, a named ICelv. How mnnv millions or  shave Is 5 cents In Clarence, Iowa, trillions of odds against such a coin-  but Nalley  was In a upending mood, blnatlon?  eo he placed  a dime on  the counter .���-   and climbed Into the chair.   When he s|Y\l.   1'P   WO SHIT I'P  came   out   from   under   Berrymati's ���      ���.,.,     trt.i           .                un  .p.11, he wm handed the following 0"-''vl11'  K,��"��  ����   '��  P""'  jjjjj. speakers: "stand up, so that you will  Head  massage.., be seen;  speak up, so that you will  'Hair cut $ .25 jjfl heard!  shut up, so that you will  ^|iave     ' 7R be   llkwl "    Kor   this/lasl   Injunction  Shampoo lb Kleiser shall be numbered among  Hair singe 2fi the     ^  Head massage 3d ���., noI|.C|l|.|rl!ilUI  rftCM j,, 110,   rtl.  Face massage do ,  t    the orf(cIft]  erf(J1.,M of |n)B.  Shoes shlneu 10 v                         ,        ,.  HfxU. (onto i.oo sionary organizations the cause Is lo  Nalley paid the $3.20. went out and he sought,  not   In   Hie  superiority of  got a  policeman  and   Berryman   was other religions to Chrisliuuily, hut iu  fined $10 In the Municipal court. the Inferiority ol the adventurers. the  Woman's views on   woman's worth colonists and the orfldajs or Christian  t.��Tvaried and far-reachmg turns. ftjgJJ" *$& 3?. W &��' r  Most   men   have  a   sense  of  satis- "^"k^S  .         faction   in   being able  to  attract ihe rfT���W��rt ...,,,  a  fortune   n .  notice of big persons. renzt,    I OS             a  toiiuue. jr  Women generally  rcard  their wo- know   on   ��� gs   :,:,  men associates with a feeling akin to       E'to;' . ;or,     ...   l.w.   lol     I   HUiplclmi. or iht.at?  %  pOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOCOOOOQ  fS  THE SCIENTIFIC WORLD   g  lOOOCOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  MOKE THAN FHIIT 4X0 WINE  ('outrun lo Popular Belief, Portugal  Is one uf tlie World's  Highly  Mineralised Countries.  In the popular mind Portugal is  generally associated with 'wine and  fruit as Its only industries and products, yet there are several Important  mining concerns which add materially  to the wealth of the country. For Its  size It is one of the most highly  mineralised countries In the world;  but while In the time of the Romans  It was the scene of much mining aud  metallurgical activity, in these du>s  its resources are not developed to the  extent that they should be.  The great belt of copper-bearing  iron pyrites which springs from the  Sierra Morena In Spain passes  through Algarve aud Kstreiuaduru iu  Portugal, and Is lost In the sea near  Lisbon. All through Its course it is  associated With manganese. These  are the only minerals south of the  Tagus. The Spanish end of the belt  is much wider than the part Which  passes luto Portugal, and is worked  by many large companies, the most  important being the Hlu Tlnto aud the  Thursis mines. The former Is the  largest mine of any kind in the world.  On the Portuguese side the largest  mine Is the San Domingos, in the  extreme south; farther north the Al-  Justrel mines, and nearer Lisbon the  Mlna da Covelru, Besides these there  are several others of less Importance.  This Is the copper district of the  country.  lu oue of the Portuguese mines  where the gossan atlains a thickness  of one hundred and thirty feet It la*  treated with marked success for the  small quantity of gold and silver  which Jt contains.  It Is a noteworthy fact that no  mine of any importance In either  Spain or Portugal has been discovered that has uot been worked by the  RomanB during their occupation of  those countries. Wherever mineral  outcrops appear the Roman workings  are to he found, and In many cases  heaps of Blag amounting to many  thousands of tons,  The Cry of the KDevlI.BIrd.H  Of all the awe-lnspliiug sounds  emited by wild creatures none is to  be compared lo that of the "devll-  blrd" of Ceylon, whose cry has been  likened to the scream of a human  being undergoing the most frightful  torture, Naturalists have Identified  this bird with the brown wood-owl  found in Hindustan, The "devll-blrd,"  ur ulatna, as the Cingalese call It, is  an elusive creature. The natives of  Ceylon regard the cry of this bird  With superstitious horror, for, it Is  claimed, its scream heard at night  presages the most dire misfortunes.  An official of the Ceylon civil service  has given some Btudy to this curious  bird. Its ordinary note, he states, is  a magnificent clear shout like that  of a human being, beard at a great  distance, and producing a flue effect  In the silence of the night. But the  sounds that have earned for the bird  Its bad name, and which this officer  reports he heard to perfection hut  once, are said to he well-nigh in-  deserlbable, the most appalling that  can be Imagined, and scarcely to be  heard without a shudder. It has been  compared to the, cries of a boy In torture, whose screams are being stopped  by strangulation.  H. G. HILLARD  REAL ESTATE.  MORTGAGES  INSURANCE  Royal Bank Chambers    -    Kelowna, B.C.  P, O. Box 304  SNAPS  For Sale, one of the best buyt in the Okanagan to-day  114 Acres of Bearing Orchard (good varieties)  good House on property  Crops this year should net $3,000.       Price is $12,600.  Terms:   Half cash, balance $1,000 per year.  50ft. by 120ft. on Bernard Ave., with Cottage  Renting for $16.50 per month.       Price $2,800, good terms.  145ft. by 207ft. on Bernard Avenue  Price $1,850.       One-third cash, I and 2 years on balance.  80 Acres, about 44 miles from town,  with Buildings.    Best of water records " free at that."  The Price is $250 per acre.  Here is an opportunity for the buyer to double his money within two years.  Good terms.  For further particulars apply to above  Stronger Hum D.riuiiiillp  Tho recent dentil ot the inventor of  the Japanese explosive, tdilmoae powder, which played such un Important  pari In the lliisalan war, adds Interest  to the announcement made hy U. P.  II Wright, a former professor of  chemistry at Harvard, that he has discovered u new explosive that la almost safe to handle and three limes  as powerful as dynamite, Of course  the IngivclleiitB are helng kept a  Bocret It Is said that the new explosive will uot damage anything unless fired lu an ulrtlght chamber. A  hag of It has been dropped from a  six-story window of the sidewalk)  grains of It have been pounded un an  anvil, and a rapid-fire gun hus been  shot Into a mass of It, all with no  explosion following. Mr. Wright  claims lhat II will stand S76 degrees  oi heal without Igniting and ho Ihe  danger of spontaneous combustion is  obviated, Il will nol freeze, and It  can be used 15 minutes after being  Compounded, Dynamite must be stored  UU days before It can be used.  Why Ifonr Fingers Crack.  Dr. Howard Marsh tells In a recent  paper that the "snap," which Is uften  bulb felt aud heard when a Joint thut  lias long been Hlltf or ut rest Is suddenly moved,is a phenomenon to which  lioiteaetters point as a plain demon*  stratloii that s bone was out and lias  been put lu. These Hnaps, however,  are not produced by the concussion  of two joint surfaces as they comu  suddenly into contact but, on the contrary, are due to the BUdden separation of two BUrfaces which have been  stuck together by a too viscid aud  tenacious synovial fluid (the synovial  fluid Is uf the consistency of white of  egg, uud Is Nuture's lubricator of our  Joints, In the cavities of which it Is  present). Many persons can make all  their fingers crack by steadily pulling  ut them till the Joint surfaces suddenly separate.  m ���^���^~ .".:" ���������;���, ~-~r~~-���-~-7-~~~r  Willjymi he one of ihe 108  farmers who will receive  our Prize Contest checks?  T  COUPON  CANADA CEMENT COMPANY  LIMITED  Harald Building, Montreal  Please lend me lull particulars of  the I9U Farmers' fliit Contest, and  a tree copy of your book "What the  Farmer Can Do With Concrete."  Name  Address  HERE will be twelve cash prizes in  each of the nine provinces (108 in all)  in the 1912 Prize Contest for Canadian  Farmers. The 1411 Contest was so successful in awakening interest in the use of Concrete on the farm, that a  second contest, in which three times as many prizes are  offered, was decided upon for this year.  The Contest this year is divided into three classes, "A,"  "M" and "t'," and there will be four prizes in each class. ( First  prize, SSII; Second prize, $ -'5; Third prize, $ IS; Fourth prize, $10.)  ThUI there are llirre SSI) Prizes, three ��JS Prizes, three SIS  prizes, and three $10 Prizes, for each province.  DESCRIPTION OF CLASSES  In Each t'la^s tlitrc will be First, Second, Third aiu! Fourth Prizes  t$S0, $25, *1S, and $1U) for Each Province.  CI .A: S "A"    rVUrt to beawndcJ tutbe four firium in ��cL prOrlim wbu use must  "Cltudi" Crwt?i-l un il nt Uftui In (lie jf-.u 1412.  CLAN "V"     Prlttl tube a-n.k.l tu tbe four l��imcis 111 rj.li ,u. . i... .��� wbu tend pltotu-  .ii.'.ii ut tbr btif CtmCrtU u-otk dene wilb "Caiutla" Cnnti.t un tbtif  ratlin in Wit  CLAU "C"���Prt*M tOtM IWirdcd tiillte (our farmen In mil pfwlW  "bit ��iiJ In  iln ���- -.\ rfVj. i ififi.in, trlji.i   li..v.   jut   piece ol COaWtM  vnk was June witb  "CanaJa" Cement.     Untiles lui ibll prize must be KCoupinlfd  by pbotu-  iii,.!,:- ut (lit work.)  Don't think, that yon mult UW1 large quantity of cement in order to  win a prize.    The quantity of cement used does not count in ClfUWI "K"  and "(.'.*'    Many of la it year's prixfl winner:, used very little cement.  When you enter tlie CoiHCit| you have a chtUteo to win a cash  prize of f5U an well as the certainty that yo* will add a permanent  improve merit to your farm. If you liaven't a copy, be sure and ask for  our book, "Whit the Farmer Can Do With Concrete." It will not  only suL^ext many improvements that you Can use in entering the Contest,  hut will tell you all about tlie use of concrete on the farm.  Just wilic your name an.UJilrri. un tbe attatbrd cuuputi, or tie a  puttal rani, aii<l *r will ieinl lull partkulan uf  thr Vil/e C'untcit  .in.i j (���',',- ul  "Ubatlbr  hjruiri Can  l)u  Wilb l oiitieic" tu yuu  abtulutely Iter.  Addresi Publicity Manager  Canada Cement  Company  Limited  501 Herald Bldg.     -     -     Montreal  '��������� i'yf,yAJztitti'j...  The Ivory Supply,  in view of tiin rapid disappearance  of Uif hci'da of elephants which formerly Foamed tu Africa, h lid I lie  limited number of IIiohu anlmulH remaining In A.tjn, itUeiiiiou htiK been  culled to Liu* eiionnoiiH Ktiuply of  Ivory whioh uxUU lu the frozen Lun-  ilru�� of Siberia, und which, It Ib  thought, will probnbly auffice for the  world's consumption for many years  to come. This Ivory consists of the  tuskH of the extinct species of  elephant called mammoths. The tusks  of those animals were of grrit Rize,  nnd aro wonderfully abundant at  seme places in Siberia.  The GREENHOUSES  RICHTER STREET  (BtMwrrn Pfmhylctinn & new English churchu)  Bedding   Plants   For Sale  Annuals   ���       -   25c. per doz.  Bi-AnnuaU      -    50c.   ���    ���  PerenriiaU- 5c. tu 25c.   ���     ,,  According to aiie  ���Pol 'Plants- Ferns  An|)araKUe,M��id(!nhair.J*lerua, '5c. to25c. eucli  Begonina, Coleua, PriinuUi, 15c. etch  Lantanna, 20c. each   Cyclamen, 25c. each  Frcah Cut Cucumbers  Cut Flowers and Tomatoea at the end of  June  PALMER &R0GERS0N-Box 117  Telephone   -   88  A. G. McKEOWN  KELOWNA  Agent for the  PENTICTON STEAM  LAUNDRY  Laundry despatched twice a  week.  Prompt attention and careful  work.  J. A. Bigge  BUILDER and CONTRACTOJ  I  Plain and Estimates Furni��l  Residence,   10 Lawrence A  PHONE 91  \wm.sm Thursday,, June 27  Tha Orchard Clttj R����ard  Don t Forget  Our Special Prices  are good for balance ol month. Remember the Sugar  we are selling for $1.50 per 20-lb. sack is the Best  B.C. Sugar. You may buy other sugars for less money  but it is a gamble to use them for preserving. We  will meet any price quoted on B.C. Sugar for cash  or any other line of goods.  We Want Your Business  We carry the highest class of goods in Kelowna at most  reasonable prices  The Best Buy at Barber's  Is the best too good for you ?  Don't think because you get 18 lbs. of cheap sugar for  $1.25 you are doing better than buying 20 lbs. of Best  Granulated Sugar for $1.50 at A. W. Barber & Co.  A. W. BARBER & CO.  M  oney  -Maki  ing  Opportunities  WILL YOU REM THIS?  Money-making opportunities have come  end gone and vou have failed to take  advantage of them. Opportunity it again  knocking at your door and will show yon  how you can make money in one of the  fastest-growing citiea in Canada if you will  read every line of thia advt. and act  accordingly.  You can work until the other place  freezes over and you will never have anything to ahow for it but a bent back and  a broken apirit unlew you invest your savings now. Real Estate in a growing city  is the best investment on earth.  Look about you and aee who owns the  Urge buildings, the fine houses, and enjoy  the luauriee of life. It is the men who  invested their savings in good property  when it was cheap and resold at good  profits. Money will not arow in your  pocket. Moat of the men who are rich today were not born rich, and most of the  world's wealth haa been made in the  increase in value of real estate, for real  estate is the basis of all wealth.  You can do the same to-day, and you  are offered lots in Marriday Park, Moose  Jaw, less than two miles from the post  office and close to street oars for $150 on  terms as low as $15 cash and $10 per  month. You can pay that and you will  undoubtedly make from 100 to 200 per  cent, on your money in a year. Don't  delay. Get busy while you can get the  lots at this price.  Cut this out and mail  to-day  INQUIRY COUPON  JAY W. NELSON,  Lakeview Hotel,  Kelowna, B.C.  Kindly send me information regarding Marriday Park, Mooae Jaw.  NAME   ADDRESS   1. That Moose Jaw is the distributing  point of Saskatchewan, the grain-growing  Province of Canada and enjoys facilities  which are unexcelled ?  2. That Moose Jaw is the Grand Divisional Point of the Canadian Pacific Railway between Winnipeg and Calgary >  3. That Moosejaw ia the railroad centre  of the Province >  4. That Moose Jaw ia the largest industrial and manufacturing centre of Saskatchewan and is tho site of the largest  wholesalers f  5. Thst Mooae Jaw real estate values  are not inflated)  6. That Moose Jaw will be one of the  largest cities in western Canada 7  7. That Moose Jaw owns its street-car  system, electric light and water plants >  6. That Moose Jaw haa the lowest tax  rate of any city in Canada���12) mills >  9. That Mooae Jaw brick yards turn out  250,000 bricks per day >  10. That Moosejaw has the largest flour  mills in Canada)  11. That Mooae Jaw building permits  show an increase of 131 per cent., which  is largest in Canada for 1911, and that  12. Moose Jaw haa been chosen as the  location for some of the largest industries  and distributing houses in western Canada, and will within eix months have a  payroll of $1,000,000 per month?  Think what that means and then act.  SaskMta Realty Co.  814, 2nd Street, East,  CALGARY, Alta.  References:   Moose Jaw  Board   of  Trade, R. G. Dun  6t   Co., or any  bank in Calgary.  Athletics  The Kelowna corner of the world  of sport has showed some undulation lately. Truly the road to victory never was greased, and the  color of victories gained by Kelowna's three league teams has lately  been thrown into a deep shadow  by defeats or battles hardly won.  The lacrosse boys left home last  week in a very hilarious spirit, but  returned from Vernon defeated by  fl goals to 6, which team they had  beaten but a fortnight previous by  10 goals to 3 ; whilst the baseball  team took a longer trip the same  day and met with a reverse at  Armstrong.whom they beat at home  in the first game of the season by  9-3.  This, of course, has considerably  handicapped Kelowna on the  league tables, but there is yet  plenty of room for an optimistic  turn of mind. It is a recognized  fact that the chances of a win are  doubled if a team is playing at  home, and we note with satisfaction  that recent defeats have been by  very narrow margins and met with  in away games.  To-day's lacrosse match against  Armstrong will considerably aid  and strengthen Kelowna if they  capture the two points, besides  placing them in the envied position.  But they will have to go all out to  do ic. Following is the present  position of the teams in the  league:  Don't forget out picnic to Woods  Lake on the 12th July, particulais  later.  We learn that Charlie Hereron  is to join the staff of the Royal  Bank in Kelowna. Success,  Charlie.  We are sorry to hear that Miss  Lizzie Carney injured her leg bv  falling off the bridge near her  home, we trust she will soon re-  recover from her injuries.  We hear that Mr. T. Orchard  has two fine colts he is going to  enter in the stud owners competition for the best colt of this year's  foaling. Will there be any of Don-  Id's on view? Perhaps Bob will  have a sample on exhibition.  Have you seen the new potatoe  digger ? It was- to be seen Sunday  morning last in one of our well  known rancher's potatoe fields,digging up murphies and converting  them into poik, a case of record  time pork packing. No doubt  John will be open for orders.  Pl.yed Won  Lot)  For  Ag'at  Pointi  Armstrong 1      1  0  7  6     1  Kelowna  2     1  1  l(>  II     1  Vernon  2     1  1  3  13     1  The expected haa happened and  after putting up a good away game  yesterday Enderby (the cracks)  beat Kelowna 7-6. The gaining of  that much-desired one run would  have meant everything to the local  boys. As it is the Kelowna team  will have a long up-hill pull before  they are in a strong enough position to jeopardize Enderby. Below  can be seen at a glance how they  now stand :  Run.  PUyed Won Losl  For Alt st Points  Enderby    6 6 0 69 28 6  Kelowna    5 2 3 42 32 2  Vernon      4 I 3 32 40 I  Armstrong 5 I 4 20 64 I  Next fixtures July I st:  Kelowna v. Vernon, at Kelowna  Enderby v. Armstrong, at Armst'g  The postponed football match  between Kelowna and Vernon will  probably be placed Saturday.  When the teams met before Vernon gained the points easily with  a score of 4-0 and are now at the  top of the league, but a win for  the Kelowna boys will entirely  reverse the positions.  Coils  Plyed Won dr'n   Losl   For Ai'.lPt'l  Vernon 3 2     0 1 9 4 4  Sum'erland 4 2     0 2 8 6 4  Kelowna 4 2     0 2 II 12 4  Penticton 3 10 2 5 II 2  After a good deal of controversy  a match has been arranged between  the old local opponents, the Upper  and Lower Town Juniors, who  meet this afternoon on Dr. Boyce's  field in full battle arrav. As has  always been the case on these  occasions both teams are more  than confident of success and we  shall look with deep interest for  the result of the game which without doubt will be a fast one. May  the best team win.  A sprained ankle may as a rule ba cured  in from three to lour daya by applying  Chamberlain'a Liniment and obierving the  direction, with each bottle. For aale by  all dealer*.  Items from Ellison  (From our <  i correspondent)  " Empress  of   China"  Sold  as Junk  The s.s. Empress of China, which  until July 26 last, when she went  ashore on Shirahama reef when  nearing Yokohama, ran across the  Pacific from Vancouver and Vic  toria for the Canadian Pacific Rail  road Company from 1891 without  missing a trip,is to be scrapped for  the metal and other material, having been bought from the underwriters by Sassao Shojiro, a copper  and iron dealer of Yokomama, for  $65,500.  Each age of our lives has ill joys. Old  people should be happy, and they will be  if Chamberlain's Tablets are taken to  strengthen the digestion and keep the  bowels regular. These tablets are mild  and gentle in their action, and especially  suitable for people of middle age and  older.    For sale by all dealers.  DREAMLAND  (Where Everybody Goes)  Up-to-date  Moving Pictures  Programme  Changed  DAILY  Admission :  Adults 20c.     Children 10c.  Matinees (half-price)  Every Afternoon  At 3 o'clock  Evening  Performance  At 7.30 and 9 o'clock.  The GREENHOUSES  RICHTER STREET  (Between Presbyterian At new English churches)  Bedding   Plants   For  Sale  Annual.    -        -    25c. per doz.  Bi-Annuala       -    50c.   ���      ���  Perennials- 5c. to 25c.   ���      ���  Accenting to size  ���Po/ "Plants-Ferns  Aspsrague, Maidenhair. Pterin, |5c, to25c aech  BeRonism, Cnlrusi, Primulas, 15c. each  LanUmis, 20c. each    Cyclamen. 25c   rarli  Fresti Cut Cucumbers  Cut Flower* nnd Tomatoes at the end o(  June  PALMER & ROGERSON - Box 117  Telephone   -   88  GLENMORE FRUIT LANDS  Situated within one half mile of town, and being  about loo feet above the lake, it commands a beautiful view of the town, lsko and surrounding country.  Ideal Fruit Soil. Abundance of Water.  Close to Town and Market.  There is only one GLENMORE. Don't miss the opportunity of selecting a few acres of this desirable  property.  If you wiib a cheap building lot or an acre of land call on us and we will  ahow you our sub-division  PRINTING  There are few jobs which can not be done  on the ECORD presses, which are specially  adapted for the production of all classes of  commercial printing and illustrated advertising  matter  Call  and  see  us  RECORD JOB PRESS Tha Orohsrd City Record  Thursday, June 27  The Grand   Pacific   Land  Co.  has  decided  to  Advance the Price  of  Lots  in  the  LAKESIDE  Sub-Division  On July  10th  So Get   In at   Once.  F. R. E. DeHART  Sole Agent   -   KELOWNA  Now is the time to plan yeur trip to  the  Federal Capital  Central Canada Exhibition,  Monster Fair of the East  to be held jointly wilh  Dominion  Exhibition  OTTAWA  September 5 to  16,  1912  Dominion Grant of $50,000 and many spec-  ial Rranta to improve every feature. All  premiums increased 50 per cent. Exhibition Association  pays freight on western  exhibits.  Every province  sending its best from field  crop competitions,  Railway rates cut  in two and  Excursions  from all points east of Port Arthur.  Fruit Growers  Think over displaying your products at  this great all-Canada Exposition. Special  opportunities for enterprising fruit men.  Profit from increased prizes.  Hundred Acres of Grounds  Buildings worth $500,000  Grand Stand Seats $12  New Educational Features  Morse Races and Vaudeville  Entries close August 20th.  Do not decide till you write for price  list  and programme**^ attractions.  The Benefit of Publicity  will be felt mwhere more than in your own  business. It has been demonstrated times  without number that it is the bold yet intelligent advertiser who gets the biggest trade.  Haven't you noticed that ?  ( WANTED! 1  2 Cents per word, Drst insertion and  1    ent per word each subsequent  insertion, minimum 25 ents.  PINE WOOD FOR SALE  Delivered anywhere in city.    Apply  5tf Dalgleish Ac Glenn  SWIMMING COSTUME FOR SALE  Gents' two-piece [$2.50], Only worn once  $1.50 cash.    Sole   reason   for   Belting, too  large.   Address H. B��� Box 234. x  HOUSEWORK WANTED  by day, week or month, or would accept  situation as General Servant.     Apply Box  G, "Record" Office. 29-31  E. McMAHON, Manager,  26, Sparks Street, OTTAWA.  It is now well known that not more than  one case of rheumatism in ten requires any  internal treatment whatever. All that is  needed is a free application of Chamberlain's Liniment and massaging the parts at  each application. Try it and see how  quicHy it will relieve the pnin and soreness.    Sold by all dealers.  ASSESSMENT NOTICE  NOTICE that all lots and acreage will  be assessed to the lasl known owner unlesB  notified. I will be pleased to have those  interested call.  T. E. COOPER,  30-31 City Assessor.  THE PEOPLE'S STORE  Headquarters for the Economical Buyer  Hot, did you say?  Yes, we know it is. It is a shame  for any woman to stand over a fire  more than is absolutely necessary  this  weather.    Don't  do  it.  Feed the Good Man  on Salads and Cold Meats  Boiled Ham, sliced and garnished  with lettuce is good, or salad, with  Lobster, Chicken, Shrimps, or any  canned Fish or Meat, and use Royal  salad dressing, or if you prefer homemade dressing use  "Map of Italy" Olive Oil  in  it.  Then for dessert use Fresh Fruit or  Canned Fruit (the " Niagara " brand is  a good one), or better still a fruit salad  We will supply the Fruit for it  We like to suggest something suitable for you during the hot weather  THOMAS LAWSON, LIMITED  Phones: Grocery, 214;    Dry Goods, 314;    Office, 143.  LOST  On Glenmore-Vernon road, June 4th,  lonaf-leaf Note Book, Check Book, Royal  Bank Pbhb Book and two blue Prints, all  with name A. D. Thompson. Finder rewarded on leaving same at office of Central Okanagan Lands, Ltd., Kelowna.  29  ICE FOR SALE  Apply H. B. Burtch or phone 132.  30-3  FOR SALE  Ladie's   Bicycle   in   good repair.    New  tyres used only six weeks. Apply M. M. L.,  corner Eli and Water Street. 31  WANTED  Man   for   general   farm   work.     Apply  P.O. Box^ 141, Kelowna, 31 -33  FOR SALE  Young   pedigreed   Berkshire Pigs, two  months old. Apply R. E. Harriss, Hawkes-  dalr Ranch. 3ltf  WANTED  Competent   Girl for general  housework  Apply Mrs. Fuller, Lake Avenue. .     31-2  WANTED  Girl   to   assist with houiework.    Apply  tu Mrs. Ashbridge, Glenn Avenue.      31-2  WANTED  Pigs weighing from 75 to 100 lbs., apply  11. B. Burtch.  Competent Nurserymen  REQUIRED  for the Kelowna Land and Orchard  Company's Nursery  Apply in the first instance to the Office of  the Company. Keller Block, Bernard Ave.,  between the hours of 9 and noon.  FOR SALE  110USE, containing Reception - Room  Parlor, Dining-Room, large Kitchen, Bath  Room, 5 Bedrooms, Sewing Room, cement  Basement full size of house ; Outbuildings  include workshop and garage 18ft. by 24ft..  two stories ; one Acre of Land, fruit trees  bearing.  COTTAGE on Harvey Avenue, containing 4 rooms, Bathroom and Pantry, with  either one-third, one-half, or one Acre of  Land, to suit purchaser.  SMALL COTTAGE and half-acre of  Land in Bearing Fruit Trees, on Glenn  Avenue.  I h.-p. Fairbank Gasoline Engine.  I large Water Tank.  Phonograph and about 100 records in  gooe condition.  Apply to E. NEWBY  A Photograph  of the Children  will be n pleasure now and  a delight to you in years to  come. Your absent (rienda,  too, will appreciate such a  picture.  Bring the little onea down to  GRAY'S STUDIO  ROWCLIFFE  BLOCK  Ji specially Is made of child studies  (), i;;:ii HUTS  Itcil   Flimiii'l   'of   t',ke  und  Tinned  .Salmon lor Bus. Ait the Bii.ts  ut    tier    I'lWV'ddte  1'isnct'in.t.j,  Tlie old description oi fishing u��  "u Wt/i'lu ml oik: e-.d .ii.ii a iuoi al uiu  other' is no lunger apj...eaoie. .uaa  kind has fuuuu uut Mat' there are  nuany other dfehctw.aa Deques Uie  worm which v.iii aiWttCt tisu, aiiU  every year ihe list ol bails grow.  Go up any v.\zr un an August  day, aud watch tne Lank angler 111  pursuit uf Ihe wuy ooitb. he linn  a regular larder ready tu tempi tne  Ileh. Beef-tut; pluck siugs, crayt.sti-  taila, gentles, an.nil trugs all these  ure taken by ihis spurting, coarse  Huh. A little earlier hi the year the  chub will nold Isdaln a ripe cherry,  even when the barb uf u fine hook  Is skillfully Ikddeu In us juicy flesh.  Green Feus uud I'ola ees  One of the best baits for the shy  and sluggish curp la u par-boiled potato, placed on a small triangle by  means of a baltlng-hook. Green peas  are a'ao appreciated by Uihr fish, and  a paste of flour, mixed with honey,  will sometimes tompt a lusty teu-  pouuder.  Boiled wheat, wasp grubs, and  cheese all make good curp bait. Wasp  fruba are 'liked by most fish. They  are too fragile to plate ou a hook  while fresh. They should be steamed  to the comb, and then slightly hardened In a warm oven before use.  Tench have a curious preference  for congealed blood. The tench Is almost as shy aa the carp, and the hook  must be ao baited that none of It  chows.  The roach u the pel quarry of most  of the Saturday afternoon fishermen  In and around the cities. Roach will  take altnout any kind of paste, also  grubs In endlMi variety, aa well as  gentle*. One of the oddest baits used  for roaoh I* "eMk weed," a sort of  water plant found growing In many  rivers.  "Oreaves" it the technical name tor  the reruB* of (be fat*}' materials from  which tallow 1* made. It Is a good  bait for barbel, bream, and chub.  Pith la the spinal marrow of the  bullock or oow, and must be boiled  for about three minutes to prepare  It for u��e. It Is out Into pieces ubout  tbe ��1w of a hesel-nut  Th^ Sporting Sen Fish  The greediest of all our freshwater Hsh Is lbs pike, aud there is  I'ardly any bait which a pike will not  strike at, when hungry. A pike has  before now been euughl on u piece  of red flannel trailed upon u triangle.  He will go savagely for any sniali  fish, and one of the very best things  for Hre baiting Is a small goldfish,  a creature which the pike, of course,  has never seen before.  Sea fish have tastes almost is  Varied as their fresh-water cousins.  The favourite spoil of (be Australian  sea angler 'j t'bhlng tor ;h�� black  bream ��� a Ten'  spoiaaea  eustoiner.  It is found In almost al Inlets on  the east end south coaeta. and Is taken  with a small shrimp. But before beginning operations, the fisherman always ground baits the spot with a  mixture of cheese and tinned salmon  known as "berley."  The most sporting of Br*M��h  sea fish le the inns, a flue, silvery  fellow of line perch tribe, which is  found all round out coaeta, both on  rocky and e-\dy ground.  Open Thura., Friday 6t Saturday,  From 10 till S  WORT OF A CLOCK  By H. Thomas  It often falls to the lot ot those  "who go down to the sea In ships"  to pick up some curiosity with an  Interesting, and cometlmes tragic history surrounding It. To Captain  James N'orrls (now deceased) there  befall en adventure lu which be became the possessor of a very quaint  rosewood case clock, and the luei-  Bsuts altaoulug lo its selsure, und Ita  ultima.!, possession by Captain N'orrls, form un Interesting retrospuct  of the Indian .Mutiny, in the year  1867 Capt. N'orrls waa lu command  w the Chlun trading ship Watervllle,  ��� which time our Indian Empire wae  In the throes of mutiny. The British  Deveruuieut, uuxious lo render sail all possible haste, hurriedly commissioned ('apt. N'urrii snd  others to convey British troops who  were stationed at China to the seat  of war, Delhi. Ureat excitement pre-  .ailed amongst the troops, aud the  British populaiiou iu China, when the  mutluy becuine known. Capt. Norris  hud sole control and power given tn  kttn by tlie owner of the Waterwitch,  snd the very words, as expressed to  htm In his Introductions, were, "Go  whore you like und do n hat you like,  lo long as you make lite Job pay "  Success attended his commission, as  I result of whioh the eJock menllun-  fi*  came  luto  his   possession  His account of ihe looting of Uie  Palace of Nana Sahib at Delhi Is a  ilvld Impression uf the state of af-  lalrs existing at lhat time. The flight  ���f Nana Bahlb wus signalized hy an  Ixcltlng raid ou his palace, which  fres known to contain rare aud priceless treasures. One can cuucelvu of  Ihe avurloloua desire ou the part uf  the looters and the avidity aud determination displayed to seize anything  (f value, They set lo work lu a wild  lury, trampllug over one another tn  their efforts lo seize Uie many Irea-  lurea which mul the eyes ul every  point. Gold aud silver ornaments  aere heaped together In a promis-  in<nt" mass; gems of all kinds and  lizeu were littered about; Obeitfl con-  laluliig treasures representative of the  lavish wealth of the Kn.it were recklessly smashed.  A Derided Sotelty  The problem of pass-out checks was  luccessfully solved, at practically no  Ixpensc to thomsclvos, by some In-  {entous entertainers when they dc-  ilded to mark with a rubbor stamp  ihe hands of those of their patrons  , ho wished to leave the show during  the tnttervalls. The idea possesses  nany advantages, Including the lm-  loBsiblltty of transference.  C<XXX5O(XXXK0C<XXKXDOOOOO0OOO  2   IX THE 1V0KLD OF SCIENCE   8  rxjcxicxxxjoocioooooooooootxxx;  COMICAL   WAYS  OF  (IUIIS  Peculiarities    of   the   Crab    Before  Benching   the   Tinned    Stage  Awaken Curiosity of the  Naturalists.  The peculiar fascination of Crustacea consists largely In the extraordinary variety of bizarre forms which  they have assumed under the pressure  (so to speak) of their environment ���  infinite variations on much the same  theme of Joints and legs. Furnished  by nature with a beautifully articulated suit of armour (which they  are compelled to discard and reproduce from time to time to allow for  growth), evolution has had to play  some queer pranks with them to equip  them for the very varied sltuutlouB  !n life In which we find them ���  exaggerating or diminishing out of  all sense of proporUon (according lo  our Ideas of congrulty) a limb here,  a Joint or series of Joints there;  tucking one part of the body under  another; flattening luto a plate In  one case, drawing out Into u mere  thread in another; and thus und In  other ways giving rise to the quaintest series of forms to be met with In  the animal kingdom. Then their  curiously intelligent habits ure no  leas fascinating to watch ��� their  habit, for Instance, of carefully testing their envlrctment with their  feelers; their alternately retiring and  pugnacious disposition; their Inimitable gait and comical ways or walking  off sideways and of "backing." Ail  theBe fealures combine to awaken our  curluslty and strike our sense of  humour. Added to this -luck of dull  monotony In the group is the additional advantage to the student that  Crustacea, where they occur (and they  occur practically everywhere), ure  comparatively easy lo capture and to  keep in activity. They do not re-  (inire shooting or a laborious hauling  of nets,  or even digging up  to any  xlent. A dipping or a towing net or  simple trap Is generally all that 1b  eeessury to ensnare them. No wonder, therefore, that the Crustacea are  a favourite group with naturalists,  both  professional uud amateur,  A LIGHTNING PHENOMENON  Reports of the occurrence of  globular or bull lightning during recent severe thunderstorms In Europe have ugaln drawn attention  to this rare aud singular electrical  manifestation. Half a century ago the  reality of this phenomenon was much  doubted, but the gradual accumulation of trustworthy evidence has now  thoroughly demonstrated Its actual  existence, The records agree iu  describing the appearance as that or  a luminous ball, generally of a bluish  ���oluur, and varying in diameter from  i few Inches lo as much as three feet,  rile sphere h,is a sluggish motion,  either falling slowly from the clouds  ir drirtiug over the surface of the  fi'ound, the movement always being  such as to give the Impression that  lite thunderbolt Is of material heavier  than air, it [villains visible for several  let'i/nds or even minutes, and us a  ru'e finally explodes with great  Violence. The disappearance Is geu-  f't'iilly followed by a strong smell of-  ozone In the locality. During the  period or visibility the ball otten behaves In an extremely peculiar manner. Sometimes It seems prupelled  iluiig hurlzuntally by a feeble air current or by electric forces. Frequent-  'v It has been seen to follow the  course uf a conductor, such as a water  ' ain, and it almost always explodes  jn coming Into contact with a sheet  if water such as a pond or stream,  ''lie Immense store of energy which  'l.e hull undoubtedly contains Is evl-  iently nut held In Ihe shape of a  surface electric charge, as It Is not  lestroyed by contact with ordinary  conductors, Thus the ball may touch  larth, puns down a chimney, traverse  i room, and so on, without being dissipated, altliuugh It has thus had  lbtiudant opportunity of giving up  my surface charge of electricity. It  s Indeed this very tenacity of exlst-  ince which hits In the past caused  'rrtain physicists to he rather seept-  cul of the phenomenon, while so far  it least all attempts lo produce until-  Igous appearances experimentally  tave been entirely  Unsuccessful,  Bti'Ug'llg Trees  In the southern part of Formosa  ���crows a tree, sbdul Gift. In height,  having long leaves which possess Ihe  property of the nettle, and produce  i maddening Irritallon of the skin  .lit-n incautiously touched. The  actives call It chlao-lett-kuu, meaning  'ti'iiii-liitlng-dog." Mr. Tokutnro Ito,  >f Tuklo. who hus recently made a  lulunlciil exploration In Formosa, suggests the name "viper tree" as a more  distinctly warning title. There Is  tuullier species of "slinging tree" lu  Australia, which attains a height of  l!i feel, and the effect of whose touch  Ippears to be even more maddening  to nodi and animals. Horses stung by  tt have to he shot, aud dogs, when  affected by the poison of the leaves,  run ubout whining and biting themselves.  Rnlders' Thnvls In Astronomy,  'I'he cultivation for scicnlific uses  if certain species of spiders, solely  'or Ihe flue threads Ihey weave, has  'u Important bearing upon astronomy.  Vo substitute for the spider's thread  lsu yet been found for bisecting tho  icrow of tho micrometer used for  letermlning tlie positions and motions  of tho stars. Not only because of  Jie remarkable fineness of the  ihrcada arc they valuable but because  if their durable qualities. The threads  d certain spiders raised for astronomical purposes withstand changes In  '.emperature, ao that often In measuring sun spots Ihey sre uninjured  vhon the heat Is so great that tho  lenses of the micrometer eyepieces are  wrecked. These spider lines are only  me fifth to one-seventh cf a thousandth of an Inch In diameter, compared with which Ihe threads of the  silkworm are large and clumsy.  ���-  ttmmk\.\\Wk\\\M^\\\\\\\\\\\\Wt


Citation Scheme:


Citations by CSL (citeproc-js)

Usage Statistics



Customize your widget with the following options, then copy and paste the code below into the HTML of your page to embed this item in your website.
                            <div id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidgetDisplay">
                            <script id="ubcOpenCollectionsWidget"
                            async >
IIIF logo Our image viewer uses the IIIF 2.0 standard. To load this item in other compatible viewers, use this url:


Related Items