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Array immmmmmrmimamiw^'s^*'**  inmsssnespssstmssmssTsassisssmisstsmemssssasisssmitwtsssaitsisssssisswm^   ��P"'  dmm ttctori)  VOL. IX.   NO. 18.  KELOWNA BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY. MARCH 22. 1917.-4 PAGES  $1.50 Per Annum  Regular Meeting Of  tity Council  Pendozi Street Bridge is Again  Topic (or Discussion  Tha proposed repairs to ths Pendozi  street bridge again formed tha subjeot  of discussion at Monday morning's  meeting of tha oity oounoil. In accordance with tha plans and specifications submitted at tba last meeting,  tenders had been obtained from several  local contractors. Tha lowest of these  was S5!M> for tho whole of the work as  laid down in the original plan, namely, concrete retaining walls or abutments built with a viaw of some day  reducing the length of tha bridge by  filling in behind thewallsT with earth.  The price given for an alternative plan  of merely putting in concrete mod sills  andthnber supports was ���280.  ��� Several of the aldormen seemed to bd  of tlie opinion that the latter arrange  ment, though not so permanent aB the  other would probably B��rve the pur-  pole for many years, and avoid the  extra expense at the present time.  Aid. Harvey, however, contended that  the former, though involving st Bret  a greater outlay, would in tho and bo  more economical.  Finally Mr. P. W. Groves was called  in for a consultation, and it waB   de  oided toplaee ths matter in hia hands  to report to the council ss to the best  plan to put Uie bridge into a satisfactory state of repair.  It waa decided to call for tenders for  .he operation of ths street sprinkler  for the season.  Aid. Harvey reported that hia com  mittee had made an investigation into  the request of Mr. D. McMillan for  permission to run an irrigation ditch  down the lane north of Bernard epen.  irom i Ethel street in order to put  water on to his land on Biohter street.  The committer) believed the drtoh could  be put in without ^convenience to  any property owner, and recommeuUed  that the permission be given.  A resolution waa passed to that  effect.  An application from Messrs. Crowley  & Co. for the cancellation of a Tub-  division of Blocks 43 and 46, Map 46%  which had been passed by the etiuaoil  bus never registered, waa leceivad i.nd  a resolution passed aB desired.  Aid. Harvey reported that a lvquest  had' been made by Mr. G. Chick for  some improvement work to be done on  Willow avenue* but as ths work would  cost considerable money, and only two  people would be served, it was decided  to inform Mr. Ohiok that his request  could, not be granted at present.  Mention was made of the disou3slon  whioh had taken place at a previous  meeting on the feasibility of reduehg  the water rate for gardening purposes.  Aid. Buck stated that he had   tallied  Annual Meeting of the Sonlh  The annual meeting of the South  Okanagan Liberal Aasn. waa he!  on Saturday in the Board of Trade  room, at 10 o'clock. Mr. W. C.  Kejley, of Summerland, preaident,  wns in the chair, and fifty-four  delegates from all parts of the riding, were in attendance.  The election of officers for the  coming year resulted a? follows.!  Hon Pros., Premier H.C.Brewster,  hon. vice-pres., L. V. Rogers, pres.  D. W. Sutherland, Kelowna; vice-  pres., A. Town, Peachland ; 2nd  vice-pres., K. Hogg, Summerland,  sec.-treas., C. H. Jackson, Kelowna.  Executive: T. J. Garnett, Summer-  lire matter over with the chief engineer  snd -had found that it waa not posed  ble to do anything in the matter  Aid. Rogerson, however, suggss.'.id  that tbe whole council should pay a  visit to the power house and make an  investigation.  An oiler from Mr. Cal. Blackwood  accompanied by a cheque to iecl��m  his property, forfeited at the tax sals;  was accepted, and arrangements mads  for- the execution of ths neces-mry  documents.  Several turns oi .correspondence were  dealt with, and a list of aocounta  passed for payment.  land; P. S. Roe, Naramata; J. H-  Harrington, Peachland; J. L. Dob-  ���bin, Westbank; H. C. Chaplin,  Bear Creek; H. Hill, Okanagan  Mission; Jl E. Reekie, East Kelowna; D. McEachren, Benvoulin;  S. T. Elliott, Rutland; J. F. Guest.  Ellison; G. C. Hume, Glenmore;  D M. Clarke, Woods Lake.  Various matters referring to the  irrigation problems were dealt with  as well as the general welfare of  the riding.  It was decided to arrange a new  constitution and the executive were  empowered to arrange the details  to be. ratified bv each of the local  organizations.  A unanimous resolution was  passed endorsing the government's  proposal to pass a Cjvil Service  Act.  Review of Valley's  Financial Condition  Well Attended Meeting Hears  Interesting Address by-  Mr. W. G. Benson  there was a large attendance lues  day evening at what wvs one <f the  moat interesting meetings oi the Uoara  of Trade held lor along time past.  An interesting ftatiks ol the meeting  was an address from Mr. W. ti. ttenson  on the suuject of the present linancial  condition ot the valley.  in discussing the linancial situation.  Rutland News  The matter of recommendations ho aaid> w�� had to bear in mind taut  for government appointments was,41"8 was ��" agricultural district, anu  under discussion, but resulted in a that our prosperity depended antiioy  resolution being given effect lhat ul,on the products oi the form, iwoa-  no recommendations for appcint ty years ago the total value oi agu  ments were to be made, as it was cultural products was oohua.'utiveiy  felt that the government's hands, small, but probably lhe per ruiita  should not be tied and that such'value was greater than it is today.  matters should come under the Inis value was derived priutupul-y  new civil service regulations. A trom cattle, gram, and nay. ills far-  recommendation was also approv-'mers were prosperous, and that prc-i-  ed of that the Association take'perity in its limited jay would prtb-  steps to enable women to become auiy have continued had not Usiei-  membera. . 'events    wiped   out  the  two     m��n  A vote of thanks was extended ' sources of income���Oit'Je and g'aJ.  to the retiring president, Mr. W.'VYitn the coming ol ttaf Und m-ciiuiatoi  C. Kelley, for the very efficient the herds oi cattle disappeared, and  work he had done.  iS     - m  1 WAR LOAN I  Sfi ======================== g<.  DOMINION OF CANADA  Issue-ef $150,000,000 5% B6nds Maturing 1st March, J937.  -   Payable at par at Ottawa, Halifax, St John, Charlottetown, Montreal, Toronto,  v Winnipeg, Regina, Calgary, Victoria, and at the Agency of &  I the Bank of Montreal, New York City.  INTEREST PAYABLE HALF-YEARLY, 1st MARCH, 1st SEPTEMBER.  PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST PAYABLE IN GOLD.  1  SI  IS!  ��  M  1  IB  il  ISSUE PRICE 96.  A FULL HALF-YEAR'S INTEREST WILL BE PAID ON 1st SEPTEMBER, 1917.  THE PROCEEDS OF THE LOAN WILL BE USED FOR WAR PURPOSES ONLY.  m  m  ��  i  The Mikistib of Finance offers herewith, on behalf  of the Government^ the above-named Bonds for Subscription at 96, payable as follows:���<���  10 per cent on application;  30     "        16th April, 1917;  30     "        15th May, 1917;  26     " ISth June,. 1917.  The total allotment of bonds of this issue will be limited  to one hundred and fifty million dollars, exclusive of  the amount (if any) paid for by the surrender of bonds  as the equivalent of cash under the terms of the War  Loan prospectus of 22nd, November, 1915.  The instalments may be paid in full on the 16th day of  April, 1917, or on any instalment due date thereafter, under  discount at the rate of four per cent per annum. All  payments are to be made to a chartered bank for the  credit of the Minister of Finance. Failure to pay apy  instalment when due will render previous payments liable  to forfeiture and the allotment to cancellation.  Subscriptions, accompanied by a deposit of ten per  cent of the amount subscribed, must be forwarded through  the medium of a chartered bank. Any branoh in Canada  bt any chartered hank will receive subscriptions and issue  provisional receipts.  This loan is authoriied under Aot of the Parliament  of Canada, and ��� both principal and interest will be a  charge upon the Consolidated Revenue' Fund.  Forms of application may be obtained from any branch  in Canada of any chartered bank and at the office of any  Assistant Receiver General in Canada. .  Subscriptions must be for even hundreds of dollars.  In case ,of partial allotments the surplus deposit will be  applied towards payment of the amount due on the  April instalment.  Scrip certificates, non-negotiable or payable to bearer  in accordance with the choice of the applicant for  registered or bearer bonds, will be issued, after allotment,  in exchange fof the provisional receipts.  When the scrip certificates have- been paid in full and  payment endorsed thereon by the bank reoeiving the  money, they may be exchanged for bonds, when prepared,  with coupons attached, payable to bearer or registered  as to principal, or for fully _ registered bonds, when  prepared, without coupons, in accordance with the  application.  Delivery of scrip certificates and of bonds will be made  through the chartered banks.  The issue will be exempt from taxes���including any  income tax���imposed in pursuance of legislation enacted  by the Parliament of Canada/  The bonds with coupons will be issued in denominations  of $100, $500, $1,000. Fully registered bonds without  coupons will be issued in denominations of $1,000, $5,000  or any authorized multiple of $5,000.  The bonds v.ill be paid at maturity at par at the office  of the Minister of Finance and Receiver General- at  Ottawa, or at the office of the Assistant Receiver General  at Halifax, St. John, Charlottetown, Montreal, Toronto,  Winnipeg, Regina, Calgary or Victoria, or at the Agency  of the Bank of Montreal, New York City.  The interest on the fully registered bonds will be paid  by cheque, which -will be remitted, by post. Interest  on bonds with coupons will be paid on surrender of coupons.  Both cheques and coupons, at the option of the holder,  will be payable free of exchange at any branch in Canada  of any chartered bank, or at the Agency of the Bank  of Montreal, New York City.  Subjeot to the payment of twenty-five cents for each  new bond issued, holders of fully registered bonds without  coupons will have the right to convert into bonds of tbe  denomination of $1,000 with coupons, and holders of bonds  with coupons will have the right to convert into fully  registered bonds of authorized denominations without  coupons at any timr; on application to the Minister of  Finance.  The books of the loan will be kept at ths Department  of Finance, Ottawa.  Application will be made in due course for the listing  of the issue on the Montreal and Toronto Stook Exchanges.  Recognized bond and stock brokers having offices and  carrying on business in Canada will be allowed a commission of three-eighths of one per cent on allotments made  in respect of applications bearing their stamp, provided,  however, that no commission will be allowed in respect  of the amount of any allotment paid for by the surrender  of bonds issued under the War Loan prospectus of 22nd  November, 1915, or in respect of the amount of any  allotment paid for by surrender of five per cent debenture  stock maturing 1st October, 1919. No commission will  be allowed in respect of applications on forms which  have not been printed by the King's Printer.  SUBSCRIPTION LISTS WILL CLOSE ON OR BEFORE THE 23rd OF MARCH, 1917.  Department or Finanoe, Ottawa, Maroh 12th, 1917.  M  m  i  m  i  ii  i  i  si  ii  IS!  1  1  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  i  IS-  il  M  m  i  M  1  m  i  i  M  m  i  grain growing waa abandoned. For u  I lew years inter, the money in circuit,  tion waa brought in by new-comers,  'and by remittancos and borrowing,  'from abroad. Credit waa easy. lie.  chants ran up large accounts on iiioir  boons, and money cou.d ba obtained  from tha banua almost ior the asuing.  Most of the money was spent in development worn by companies and iu  dividuals, and created a prosperity  which ia itself waa not lasting, but  whioh should havo laid a solid iouui-  ution for our agricultural industry,  liniortunately the real estate boom  which swept over the whole coonry,  inundated this valley, and espoiU.ty  the, oity, with all ita ovils. Baal estate Droning became the popular pursuit of many man who by training and  experience were unqualified to hsudle  matters of thia kind. To their incompetence oan be traced many of tne  losses whioh axe being carried today.  The declaration oi war, continued  Ur. Benson, created a financial panic  throughout Canada, and gre.it credit  was due to ehe Bankers' Association,  who practically Control Canadian  finance, for the manner in which they  had mastered the situation. Credit  was tightened everywhere, merchants  endeavored to collect in their accounts  and to get on to a cash basis, and  the banks exerted pressure to call  loans, and practically ceased making  new ones.  This forced the people back to the  land and the products of tha soil lo  pay their debts and to earn a livelihood. The year 1914 was the '.urdest  in the history of the district, and the  outk)ok in 1915 was farfrom reassuring  The Cannery, however, was reorganised  and a Creamery established, and these  two institutions were responsible for a  large proportion of tbs money circulated at that time.  In 1916 high prices prevailed and  were taken full advantage oi by  increased production. A notable fact  was that for the first time for many  years, beef, pork, and looal made butter were sold on the coast markets.  The importance oi this could soared,  be exaggerated, as showing that we  had overcome tne adverse trade balance, having previously imported Urge  quantities of these products.  The season of 1917 promised a very  heavy crop, and it seemed likely that  high prices for farm products   would  Crsss ess own Oomsooixfciit.l  Mrs. S. T. Elliott and Pearl left on  a visit to tbs coast yesterday.  ������,.-..  -T-  ..-.fl-jsaB  C. H. Craig haa enlisted in the  Foresters.  The Enterprise Club has decided to  postpone indefinitely the eoneert arid  dance whieh they were arranging.'  Miss    Jennie Clever had tha ramie*  tune   Tuesday   to slip on the ice uud '  injure her knee.  News was received Tuesday 'liat  Clarence Whittaker had been wouutled  in France. He sustained a slight  bullet wound in the wrist.  The Wardens family and Mr. Milluh  Bird returned "this week iiom lbs  prairie to take up their reuduno* again  in Butland.  On Friday evening while dr.vaig  away in the darkness irom the conceri  in the Bchoolhouset Mr. Coventry rae.  with an unfortunate accident. In the  mis-up the shafts of the buggy were  broken, but happiiy no one waa seriously hurt.  At a meeting of the Urdwd fan itrs  Monday a plan was discussed ol increasing the number of telephone subscribers in the district win a viuw to  getting a reduction in the rate. A  movement was also starred to t-'jure  nprovements in the maij serviot*,,  A very successful Ijnai int ana concert was held Friday evening in the  Butland sohool-house to rease funds  for disabled soldiers. Then was a  large attendance from town and the  surrounding .district. Mr. S. T. Elliott  ed, and following the exoeLent  dinner, toasts were proposed to "The  King," "The Army and Navy," to  which Mr. D. Leckie responded; "Our  Boys at the Front," tie Bev. T.  (irifnths ma^ng a vary sympatuetic  response; and "lhe Ladies," to which  Mr. L. V. Rogers replied. Folloniug  the dinner an enjoyable concert was'  held. The handsome sum of S}i6tM  waa realized over all expenses. The  oommitte desire to thank the people oi  Butland, Ellison, and Kelowna for  their kind contributions and help, and  also the girls and boys who acted as  waiters,   ; * !   Commeuce Operations Oa  ��� New itiper liiotrv  A start is being made thu week in  clearing the site for the rebuilding ol  the liaymer block. Though oho plans  have not yet been definitely decided, it  is understood that Messrs. Lawsou,  Ltd., will have their old store again,  though the layout ofthe ground .plan  may be rather different. The old  Opera House is to be eliminated loom  Water street, and the stores exteaded  back to the lane. The site of Crawford's old store will probably1 lie reserved lor a new Opera Uous��, and  between this and Lawson's will bo  another store. Modern sto'e fronls are  to be put in, and the appearance of  the whole corner will be greatly improved. It is not yet decided whe tier the building is to include second  storey or not.  ment. This was a most practical and  economical solution oi the uillicuiiy.  and would avoid the.evils sure to lol  low if inexperienced men wore place r  upon the land and left to lerx-ad upon  their ability to make a .'ana pay. ���  In conclusion he emphasized tl.e importance of the irrigation ., >c.-iiun,  for if the water were a'-owed to fail,  it would mean the bankruptcy of   the  ootntinue for some eime after the war galley,   and   set 'is back to the days  Mr. Benson believed that the linanoial of *�����'y J���"* *t$ when wttI��   and  position oi the district was on a  sounder basis than ever before, the  foundation having been laid intelligently in hard times, and with a better  appreciation of the value of money.  He did not believe that a return   to  grain were the only.produotsi,  Mr. Benson was hastily th.i.wod [or  his interesting asMr-Ms. -    t .'  A report from the executive mentioned the fact that the Board hoid -in. /  over 1300 on hand with a paid   mem-  good times wouitl masn that r*tl cs- bership of 68. Satisfactory, esxaetarial  late prices would rsturn to their boom amu��em8ntil hftd nean'M86 <*'acost  level, but would mean increased busi of *10 P1* month; an* the publicity  ness aotivity in all lines. Propwly committee was prdraring-.data for tl..' ���  handled the increased produotion would "8��ing of a now boatle^ which was  mean increase of population, and the muon needed *�� satisfy, ifej n,any en-  general prosperity to follow would be a.uiriM wmoh **��� b��W{ 'r*^^ a1"  oi the soundest Brat imost daily. ;    J-;::  lie referred to the problem which I Messrs. Baldwrij.vLysofls,, (for, 11.,-rns  would be created by the returned ��nd Tranoh were ^ceopteij |a jiew rnwn  soldiers, and heartily approved   of       be" of the BaM*: '  suggestion ol Mr. J. 8. Dennis, of 11- | A resolution wn| passed! .Urging the  0. P. B��� that the army should not be government to take steps ,tb dear  disbandea immediately upon it return, Mission Creek of loose ttmbrt: and rub-  but that no soldier should fca .ii��-|bi*h which would t�� a msuet of dan-  Otis be had ssoared suiuloy. I (Onisssil sjgfws 4.1 PAGE TWO  KBLOWNA   RECORD  THURSDAY, MARCH 22nd, 1917.  ill  I  Si S  S  I   Mil  PROFESSIONAL AND  BUSINESS CARDS      ���*  ���������>!������ ��������������� m ��itil��j.|  |..>">i^i.e�� �� |  BURNE & WEDDELL  Barrister,  Solicitors and  Notaries Public,  E. G. Weddell.    ���   John F. Burne.  KBLOWNA, B.C.  R. B. KERR  . Barrister  ���,Mjd Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA,  B.C  P^OFORTE  MB.   HAROLD   TOD   BOYD  hss resumed.his teaching classes snd will  leceive pupils as tsefere in. his studio-  , Trtncb Block. .Kelowna.  P.O. bos 374  JQHN CURTS  CQNrRACTOK a BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given (or publicBuild-  ings.Tov.'n andCountry Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  F. W.;GuOVES  ,,M.JCwi.3oc.C.E.  Consulting Cicil atid Hydraulic  Engineer  B.C. Land Stiroeiior  Surveys sod Report, on Irritation Work,  Application!, {or Water Licenses  KELOWNA. B.C.  KELOlnlNH RECORD  Publwlwd mrmj Thttrsfey ��t KtWwna,  Britf* (MomMi  JOHN LEATKLET  Editor and Propristcr  SUB8CRIPTI0N RATES  11.60    oer    Tear:    78c.    ��!x    months).   United  Statw 10 oenti additional.  All iubicr.Dtloiu Dftvablo in advnuoa  Subscribe���   ai   tba  retrular  ra����   can  have  ���itra pnwra mailed to Mends *\ a distant*  at HALF RATE. I.e.. 76 cente per rear.  This epeclaf privita*   it   vranted   lor   the  onrpoie of advertiiloff the cltv and district.  REVIEW OF VALLEY'S  FINANCIAL CONDITION  (Oobttitoad Irom Page 1.1  Mrs. FRANCES A. PEDLAR  L.K.H.M.  Gives lessons in  Voice, Production & Singing  100, Graham   Street,   Kelowna, N.  CLIFFORD G. BUCK  INSURANCE BROKER  Life, Accidont, Sicltncei. Fire, Automobile,  Burglary,   Fidelity Guarantee  Specializing in Insurance, therefore service  . to the Assured  Phones 21? & 216 Room l.Uchie Blk.  J. GALBRAITH  ? Plumber and Steam Fitter  \P.O.: ��ox rj I        , Kelowna. B.C.  Fyrrtiture, ��� Doors  and Sash  REPAIR   WORK AND JOBBING l  Ssws Filed snd Set, Skates  Hollow Ground  ' >S.���1M. SJMPSON    .  One door south Fireball. Phone 312  KELOWNA-WEST BANK  STEAM FERRY  Regular scheduled service now  in operation as follows :  Leaves Kolowna, 9. a.m. 3.30 p.m,  ���   'Westbank 9.30 a.m., 4 p.m.  JgSPrt ^RyifE ON   '   ,  WEDNESDAY & SATURDAY  Leaoea Kelouma 11 a.m.  * Loaoes Westbanlt 11.30 a.m.  TERMS CASH  L. HAYMAN  ger at ths tiros of high water.  The roads and transportation committee submitted a revised list ol  recommendations regarding road work  in the distriot. These inoluded tha oiling and dressing of the maoadam road  from the city to Barlee's; the dressing  with crushed rock of the road from  Barlee's to Benfrew's corner, and the  grading of the road from there on 'to  Wilcox's corner; the replanking of the  main bridge at Five Bridges, and   th  one near Dilworth's. and the repairin  of ths bridgo Vear the Belle Vue Hotel  A proposal regarding a new stretch'  of road from Wilcox's corner north  through the Bulman property waa referred back to ths committee on account of the unexpected opposition of  Mr. Bulman himself, who pointed out  that it would work a serious hardship  .by cutting a valuable piece ol land in  two. The road had been started some  'years ago, but owing to represent*-  ' tions which he Blsd made to the ijov -  ernment it had been abandoned. lie  deprecated the action of the oonuni'Se<  in reviving the scheme without rim*  'suiting him as.owner of the property.  It was points! out that rhs ''Oil!'  mittee had been iiniV.r the impression  that the toad was already gazetted,  but as there was no desire to ride  rough-shod over 'anyone's interests, it  was agreed to refer the matter back  ior further information.  The committe had alao made investigations regarding the road Irom Me  Cullough to Carmi, and believed that  the total 1.94 miles oould be put into  good condition for 910,000.  ,Th�� Board *hoidad to endorse . the  action of the B. C. Dairymen's 4bso-  cietiorr in seeking.better facilities from  the Dominion Express Co. for the shi��  ment of milk and cream.  Mr. P. B. WilKts pointed out that in  Alberta farmers were given special  rates up to 200 miles, while in 13. C.  the radius was restricted to 75 mil's.  Ths Kelowna Creamery, whieh waa  urgently needing more cream in order  to satisfy demands for its pro Inns,  had lately had enquiries from nr.jr.ijfe-  tivc shippers from Princeton und ct'ri6r  points to Penticton. As Eentijion was  I counted 65 miles by the bint, roost ol  these places were outside tho nvUni.  In this connection there was also the  ���' difficulty regarding the boat.connection  at Pent clon, cream having to stand  over for twenty-four hours at that  point.  | It was decided to sund a delegate to  ' present these matters before tha Hn.il-  way Commission at "Nshon.  ] A good deal ot discission arose out  of the situation created by the British  apple embargo, conoa. ivng which, ne  tion was being taken by >hc B. C.  Fruitgrowers' Association.  I Mayor Sutherland suggotvd aliat thi  Board take up.the quests'u of through  telephone connection with tho const,  and Mr. J. Ball recjiiminilsd that nu  attempt be mads to make th? weekly  half-holiday mora uniform, aa some  werej now observing I bflradty nn'  nonic Saturday.  Orders for  Local  Scouts  "ve PREPAP.cn-     Kelowna Troop  Troop First; Self Last  Edited by Pioneer.  Mar. 20, 1917  Orders by command (or week  ending 31st of March.  DUTIES: Orderly Patrol for  week, Beavers; next for duty,  Curlews.  PARADES: The combined  troop will parade at the club room  on Wednesday, the 28th instant at  7.15 p.m.  The rule applicable to Second  clnsn scouts, published in last  week's column mean thut all must  ouss nt least five of the tests for  First class badges by the end of  n xt June, or obtain one proficiency badge. As an alternative  within that dime and by the end of  January next year, they must either  have completed the first class tests  or have obtained two proficiency  badges. We hope that we shall  have several badges before the end  of Junr, to present at the concert  wlrch will be held about the end  of April or beginning ol May.  Patrols wishing to have time  to practice basket ball by them-  srivrf, should arrange wilh the  scoutmaster for this immediately.  Tl e Be ivers are out with a challenge to any other patrol in the  troop for a game. The troop is  also out with a challange to any  otlur team in town.  On Friday ol this week at 7.15  h.n. we shall have a game between  two trams of small scouts, and at  8 o'clock between two teams of  bigger boys. We shall be glad if  a; y fiiends of ours interested in  the game will attend at these  ^mes and see how it is played, as  well as any others who wish to  le^r-n riow it is played.  We publish below some more of  the new B.C. Rules;  Procedure   prior lo   enrolment;  1. A boy wants to join.  2. Give him a recruit form, and  tell him to bring it back, filled in  next meeting.  3. On receiving back recruit form,  qive him a membership card, explaining that he will not be reg-'  estered until he has been enrolled  <\�� a scout (see rule 15-investUure  of scouts.)  He must pass his tenderfoot  examination within three months  from date of joining. He must have  perfect attendance and good conduct n.arks.  (All tenderfoot instruction must  be given bv irunder the supervision of the leader of the patrol to  which he is attached.)  Examination - verbal.  Standard necessary to pass - 85  per cent.  4. When he is formally enrolled,  the troop secretary shall enter his  uame on the troop register,  together with other particulars required. His troop number will  be the next vacant number.  5. A troop number does not effect  any case of seniority.  Procedure after Enrolment.  Tenderfoot Scout. A tenderfoot  scoit must pass an examination  (verbal or written) in at least four  of the required tests in second  class work ithin four months from  date of becoming a tenderfoot  scout, and within 9 months he must  pass a lull examination in second  class and tenderfoot work - standard necessary to pass second  class examination, 75 per cent.  t  W*mrJ  off  ..Il  Duty  the Coast of Canada.  Applications for immediate service as officers in  the Canadian Naval Patrols are requested from ex-officers  in the Royal Navy, the Naval Reserve, or men holding  Officers' Certificates in the Mercantile Marine.    Seamen,  Stokers and Engine Room Ratings are also wanted at once.  'PAY 0fficers  from   $2.50  per day and  $30.00 monthly-and  ���)*!* upwards to dependents.    Men  from $1.05 per day  ant  ��� separation allowance. Must be sons of British subjects. Ages 18 to 45.  Men from 18,to 38 are wanted also for immediate service in  th* Overseas Division of the R.N. C. V. R.   Experience not  , necessary-accepted recruits proceed at once to England  tot training.   Pay SHO a day wd upwards.  Separation <n in C.E.F.  Apply le the  Nearest Naval Recruiting Station  ' to tjaV HstsI Recruiting; Secretary,  MIS Wellington St, Ottawa.  Xxwvwnw'  Will Start Labor Exchange  The Kelowna Farmers' Institute  have arranged to start a Labor Exchange to bring together those who  want help and those who are looking for jobs. It will be run on lines  similar to those of the British Labour Exchanges and the local exchange will be in close connection  with the government exchange  which they promise to start at the  coast.  Mr. R L. Dalglish, the secretary  of the Institute, will take applications each afternoon from employers needing help and from those  who want employment. He will  also be glad to have  suggestions  ade to him as to how the labor  exchange can be made most useful. It is proposed to keep in touch  ilh all the lake points, the immigration officer at Penticton, and  with other places from where labor  can be brought.  It possible, the women of the  listricl who are willing, will be organized for fruit picking and other  light work, and the elder scholars  also will be given a chance to  olunteer for national service and  help in the labor shortage.  J. A. BIGGER  BUILDER AND CONTRACTOR  Estimates Furnished for all claates  o( work  Seed  Good seed corn is very  scarce this year. We have the  only   large quantity   of  B.C.  grown NORTH WEST DENT  CORN, from specially selected seed. Local growers of  ensilage corn should order  now before outside districts  securer all our seed.  Winners of First Prizes Provincial Seed  Fair Armstrong District Corn compet:tion  ALSO  Sunnybrook  .Earliana Tomatoes  Specially selected hand cleaned seed  Parsnip Onion  Strawberry Plants  Raspberry   Canes  Bankhead Orchard  Company, Ltd.  '    SYNOPSIS OF COAL MINING  REGULATIONS  Coal miniag rights of the Dominion  io Manitoba, Saskatoksnaa and Alba*  ta, the Yukon Territory, tke Northwest Territories, sad in j, portion ol  the Provinoe of British Columbia, may  be leased for 0 term of twenty-one  years at an annual rental of tl aa  acre. Not more than 2,600  will he leased to one applieaat,  Applications for tha lease must ba  made by the applicant in parson to  tke Agent or Sub-Agent of the distriot  in which the rights applied for ar*  situated.  In surveyed territory, the lai  be described by sections, or legal subdivisions of Motions, and ut unsurvey.  ed territory ths tract applied for  Bhall be1 slaked out by the npplisaat  himself.  Eaoh application must bs sooom  uanied by a fee of S5 whioh will be  refunded if the right applied for sre  not available, but not otherwise. A  royalty shall bs paid on ths merchantable output of the mine at the rata of  five oents par ton.  The person operating the mine dials  furnish ths agent with sworn returns  ao0unting for ths full quantity ol  merchantable ooal rained and pay tha  royalty thereon. If ths ooal miniag  rights are not being operated, snob  returns Bhall bs furnished nt least ones  a'yeat.  The lease will include- the Ooal mining rights only, but the lessee may  be permitted to purohass whatever  available surface rights mtty be  sidered necessary for the workhsg ai  the mine at the rate of $10 an n**.  For full ' information application  should be made to the secretary of  the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to the Agent or Hub-Agent  ol Dominion lands.  W. W. COOT  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N. 1). ���Unauthorized publication of  this advertisement will not bs paid Isr.  BUY OUR  NDERWEAR  ANOHOSE  OUR UNDERWEAR is " pre-shrunk," it will  not" draw up" after you wash it so that  papa's shirt will just (it Willie. You are  going to need a big lot of Underwear and Hose for  your whole family this spring. Come to us for it  now when all sizes are in stock and prices are just  about tbe same as last season. You wi'l save money  by coming to our store for your underwear and hose  and everything you need because we sell the BEST  and sell it at the LOW price.  Ladies' Light weight Underwear, with  or without  sleeves, at 25c, 35c, 50c and 60c  Ladies-' Kumfy-cut Combinations, at  $1  Ladies' Porous Knit Combinations, at   90c  Ladies' Fine Balbiiggan Underwear, at  50c  All sizes in Misses' and Children's Underwear, ranging in price per garment from  15c up to 35c  Girls' Black Satin Bloomers, age 2 to 6 at..35c; 8 to 10. 40c  Girls' White Cotton Drawerc, with lace and Embroidery trimming  35c to 50c  Wearwell and Clin Knit Hosiery  Ladies' Plain Knit Cotton Hose in  a good  spring  weight, seamless and shaped leg. Special 25c pr.  Ladies' Fine Ribbed Cotton Hose, wear guaranteed...35c  These are extra value.  The same line in Misses' and Children's size*.  Boys' and Girls' Heavy Ribbed Hose, at...20c and 25c pr.  Ladies' Black Cashmere Hose, seamless foot, shaped  leg, nice quality " Wearwell" brand. Special...75c pr,  Vl=n's Merino Cashmere, heels and toes reinforced  for durability, specially priced at 50c pr.  Men's Union Sox, in Oxford Grey.    We guarantee  the wear    35c pr.  Men's Mercerized Lisle Hose, spliced heels & toes,  double soles.   Our special price  35c pr.  Men's Black Cotton Hose, plain knit, ribbed top 20c pr.  Ladies' New Collars and Ties for Easter  7  In all the very newest shapes and styles, from 25c to $1.75  Another large shipment of D. & A. & LaDiva Corsets    -  ranging in price from  $1 up to $5  A nice range of Brassieres    60c up to $1.25  Crockery Specials I  Specially priced for this week selling  Quart size Milk Pictures, in gold leaf and assorted  colors, at      25c each  6 inch gold leaf Vegetable Dishes  20c each  Medium sized gold leaf Bowls  2 for 25c  Heavy Glass Cream Juga  25c each  Heavy Glass covered Sugar Bowls   35c each  Heavy Glass covered EJuttei Bowli  35c each  Buy Our Wholesome Groceries!  They will keep you and your family smiling and  happy and the chances are they will cost you less  because we sell at the low Cash Price  l-lb. tins canned Chicken     35c  4 tins potted Veal, Beef, Ham or Tongue for  25c  4-lb. tins driver's Plum Jam, reg. 85c, for  55c  Pride of Canada pure Maple Syrup, in half-gallon tint,  Assorted Pickles, in glass jara with acrew top  35c  l-lb. Glasses Lemon Marmalade    25c  l-lb. Glasses Orenge Marmalade  25c  Crosse & Black well's l-lb. tins Semolina  25c  J. F. FUMERTON & CO. |  THE CASH STORE        " It Pays to pay Cash  Dry Goods phone 58 ; Grocery phone 35  Regular Delivery Hours:  Morning 9.30 and 11        Afternoon-3 and 5 THURSDAY, MABCH 22nd, 1917.  KBLOWNA   UBCOB*  MO�� TfflUBE  m/  ��� uMtrWo   <arge Assortment of  Trimmed  and Untrimmed Hats  ^HE many new styles that we are now showing in  our millinery section are well worthy of special  attention.   Smart styles in small and large size  lata. Come in now and make your selection for Easter.  \  New Spring Suits  fhe new Suits for Spring are well represented here. We  We many of the newest and smartest styles to choose  from. You will be agreeably surprised when you see  how easily we can suit you in fit and price.  'hone 361  Kelowna  HARD TIMES  HARD times follow good times, and vice versa.   If  times were always good people would speculate  ' instead of work;   and as these times do not warrant  speculation is it wise to try various brands of Tomato  Plants of no known standard values ?   Isn't is safer to  order Campbell's Quality of Tomato Plants now than to  ' wishf you had later on ?  P. E. CAMPBELL  Tomato and" Cabbage Plants our specialty  Corner St. Paul Street and Cawston Avenue Kelowna  f We, have what you want in both Common and Finished  LUMBER  (Doors Windows Shingles  Prices right.       Delivsrr prompt.      Satisfaction guaranteed.  Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited  rD. LLOYD-JONES^ - - - Mahsging-Director  1  Wanted to Purchase  Old Bicycles & Parts  or will take in trade for New Machines or Accessories  Bring them along to���  J. R. CAMPBELL'S  BICYCLE WORKS  Corner of Abbott Street & Park Ave.     P.O. Box 221, Kelowna  The uaual monthly Church of  England service will he held at  Rutland on Sunday next, at 3 p.m.  The W.C.T.U. have arranged to  hold a uie of home cooking on  Easter Saturday, April 7th.  A bridge and five hundred drive  in aid of the Prisoners of War, ia  to be held April 11 th. The time  and place will be announced later.  Mr. and Mrs. Monford and family take this opportunity of expressing their sincere thanks for  all kindnesses extended to them  in their recent sorrow.  The annual meeting of the 'Kelowna Tennis Club is to be held  next Monday evening, March 26,  at 8 o'clock in the office of Messrs.  Mantle & Wilson.  More names have been added  this week to the liat of casualties  affecting the district. Newa came  in Tuesday that Pte. Hartwick, of  Rutland, Henry Berard, of the  Mission, and Clarence Whittaker,  of Rutland, had been wounded.  The first dsyy of spring was heralded by a heavy fall of snow,  which made things look aa thongh  we had stepped back into mid  winter. The temperature, how-,  ever, did not fall to any extent,  and by night most of the beautiful  had vanished.  The new school at Okanagan  Mission isjapidly nearing completion, and a " house warming "  in the form of a dance is to be held  on Thursday, April 12th, in aid of  Red Cross funds. Further details  will be given later.  We have been asked to draw attention to the fact that the period  fixed by the government for the  filling in of the " National Service  Cards " expires on the 31 st of this  month. There are still a large number of people in the district who  have not yet filled in these cards,  and notices are being sent out urging such to comply with the regulations without delay.  The regular monthly meeting of  the Ladies' Hospital Aid will be  held in the usual place on Monday, March 26th, at 3.30. . As important matters are to be discussed  all members are requested to be  present.  A public lecture on "Japan and  European Civilization," will be  given by Mr. K. Iwashita (at the  request of the Equal Franchise  League),, on Monday, March 26th,  at 8.30 p.m., punctually, at the  Board of Trade room. A collection will be taken at the door for  Prisoners of War relief.  Recruiting officers G. L. Allen,  E. W. Wilkinson and Lupton have  been busy in the district for the  past week seeking recruits, and as  a result of their efforts a contingent  of eleven left Monday morning for  Vernon to go through the business  of signing on. Bert Ellison, Douglas Hestor and H. B. Kennard  (Nahun), are making application  to join the Flying Corpa, while W.  McTavish, T. McNab and Wm.  Woods, of East Kelowna, E. Small  of the Mission, C. Craig, Rutland,  Harry Williams, Ellison, and A.  Smith. Kelowna, aie joining the  overaeaa draft of the C.M.R.'a.  Bob Stillingfleet is joining as a  bugler.  SPRAY TALK  BY  Kelowna Growers' Exchange  PHONES 29 and 37  ORDER NOW-  Lime-Sulphur. Per Gal., 22c  Manufactured by us in Kelowna from the best of materials and guaranteed I  Black Leaf Forty Arsenate of Lead Blue Stone- Paris Green  Soluble Sulphur Whale Oil Soap Quassia Chips  Wanted, Erftpty Spray Barrels, in good condition  Mias Marjorie Leckie returned  from the coast yesterday.  Mr. and Mra. W. T. Ashbridge  arrived yesterday from Toronto on  a visit to Kelowna.  Mrs. G. Patterson left this week  on a visit to her daughter Rosa, in  response to a telegram, announcing sudden illness.  A dance in aid of the Red X  will be held in the Mission creek  schoolhouse on Friday, March 30.  Mr. E. Newby, who has juat undergone an operation for appendicitis in the hospital, ia reported  to be progressing favorably.  Reserve Good Friday evening,  ao that you can attend the ' Messiah," to be rendered with a chorus  of thirty, in the Methodist church.  That a second member of his  family had given his life in the  war was the aad newa received in  a wire Tuesday by Mr. D. K. Gordon. The information was brief  and to the effect that hia brother,  Sapper John Gordon, with the  British Expeditionary Force in  Mesopotamia had been killed.  Early in January another brother,  from Summerland, was killed  whilst serving with the Canadians  in France.  Mr. Geo. Ward had a stroke of  bad luck this week. Monday morning he started in with a gang of  men to take down the remains of  the opera houae walla in preparation for rebuilding. He had mounted to the top of the front wall and  was standing over the arched  door, when a loose brick upset his  balance and he fell a distance of  some sixteen or eighteen feet. He  sustained a broken arm and was  considerably shaken and bruised  about the head and body.  The Kelowna Women's Inatitute  had a very gratifying attendance  at the Shamrock tea given by them  on Saturday last in the home of  Mrt. L. V. Rogers. The houae and  tea tables were prettily decorated  in keeping with the day set apart  to the patron saint of the Emerald  Isle. Dainty refreshments were  served to the guests by Missea McNaughton, Weddell, Leckie and  Sutherland. Solos rendered during  the afternoon by Mrs. Ambler,  Mrs. Trenwith and Miss Chesterfield, were greatly enjoyed. The  total receipt! amounting to $40 are  being given towards aiding the  Y.M.C.A. work among the soldiers.  The Right Rev. A. J. Doull, D.D.  Bishop of Kootenay, visited Kelowna, on Monday last. He arrived by .car with the Rev. H. A.  Solly who motored over from  Summerland and Peachland.where  the bishop had been holding confirmations. In the evening he confirmed a claaa of nine candidates,  who were prepared and presented  by the rector; The bishop's address was on the Christian warfare,  based on Eph. vi. 11 -" Put on the  whole armour of God, that ye may  by able to stand against the wilea  of the devil." The church was well  filled with an attentive and deeply  interested congregation. The bishop left Tuesday morning for Vernon. During his stay he was the  guest of Mrs. W. C. Cameron, of  Guisachan House.  "How" Boob  ip you do not know how to do  something and wish to learn  come in and select a book from  our stock.   We have���  Bee Keeping  Feeds and Feeding  Candy Making  Poultry Culture  House Furnishing  Bssket Making  Milk and Cream Testing  Apple Growers' Guide  Canning, Preserving At Pickling  snd many mora on different subjects  P. B. Willits & Co.  REXALL DRUGGISTS  Phone 19 Kelowna. B.C.  JHE'DeLAVAU  IS TESTED & TIME PRQVED  Why experiment���what'a the use of taking chancea with a  machine you know very Hide afrout ?   You know that a  DeLaval ia recognised everywhere ss the world's standard  ��  We can sell you a DeLaval  Cream Separator  on such terms that it will pay for itself while you use it  W. R. GLENN <5c SON  Pendozi Street  Phone 150  SEWING MACHINES  New Singer Rotary   $50.00  ,   Vibrating Singer, 5-drawer    45.00  Rotary White      50.00  Vibrating White    40.00  White Cabinet Machines    35.00  od-rivfcke.      $20 to $28.50-  We keep a full line of needles and supplies  Don't be taken in by an agent who charges from $15 to $25  more than we do for the aame machine.   It  you  have  no  use  (or the $25, give it to tha Patriotic Fund I  Kelowna Furniture Co.  COAL  COAL  Pennsylvania Hard, $17.50       Taber Smokeless, $11.00  Princeton Lump $8.00 Princeton Nut $7.00  TERMS CASH  Phone  66  W. HAUG  P.O. Box  166  O.K. LUMBER CO., Ltd  Are now completely equipped to supply all  your lumber needs.  We have a large stock of local and coast  ROUGH AND FINISHING LUMBER  of high-grade quality and in splendid condition.  A complete lint of  DOORS AND WINDOWS  LATH AND SHINGLES  KELOWNA THEATRE  Saturday (Match 24th)-" The End of  the  Rainbow,"  with  Myrtle Gonsalez.    Bluebird Feature.  Tuesday-Wm. S. Hart in "The Dawn Maker"; "Vampire  Ambrose."  Thursday" The Iron Claw," and other pictures.  Two Shows, 7.30 & 9, Matinee Saturday.   Admission, 20c & 10c ������"���  PAGE POUR  KELOWNA   MCCOED  THURSDAY, MARCH Mod, 1917.  ( WANTED! ]  WANTED, to rent, bearing orchard. Apply with full particular!! in first instance,  to Box Y, Record Office. 7tf  TO RENT-On west side of lake. 420  acrea, fenced, 20 acrea in cultivation,  Good irrigation ayatem. Modern six  roomed dwelling, stables. Ate. Telephone  connection. Three years' lease, with or  without live stock and furniture. Apply  P.O. Box 274, Kelowna, B.C.        I2if  WANTED, to exchange for mixed farm  land in Okanagan, one quarter-section,  three miles from town, fair buildings,  good land, rolling, also another quarter,  about 2i miles from town, in central  Aberta, beat mixed farming section,  Address C. H. Leathley, Bashaw. Alta.  FOR SALE, well-equipped 20-acre fruit  and dairy farm, close to Rutland school  and store.   Box J. Record Office.    17-8p  NURSERY STOCK. Small quantity of  flint-clans apple trees for sale. Thos,  Bulman. 16-9  BALED HAY for sale. Timothy and  mixed. T. W. S. Taylor. Creek Side  Ranch, corner Vernon and Black Moun  tain roads. 16tf  SEED, Southport Yellow Globe Danvers  Onions, grown from selected bulha; Im-  proved Sunnybraok Earliana Tomato  seed ; also Parsnip, Radish and Danish  Boldhead Cabbage.    Thos. Bulman.  16-9  FOR SALE, pure-bred Percheron Stal-  liins, 2 two-year olds, and I three-year  old. Will exchange for work horses or  cattle. Time given to right parties.  M. L. Bright. Royal Hotel, l7-8p  FOR SALE, general purpose Mare, quiet,  used to orchard work, 12 yean old,  1200 lbs. J. McMillan. City Power  Mouse. 17 9P  TENDERS will be received for 200 to 300  cords green cut wood (fir preferred), or  slabs, to be delivered at the Cannery,  before 1st July, 1917. Terms cash on  delivery.    Western Canners Limited.  18  LADY wants Work of any sort auch as  laundry woik. cleaning, chambermaid,  &c.   Box 95, Kelowna. !8-9p  REWARD of $7.50 will be paid for each  of following-Black Horse, weight 1100.  slim built, branded (HA together) on  left hip; Bay Horse, weight 1050, branded (horseshoe inverted over 24) on left  shoulder, wire cut on lett front foot. To  be left at Chamberlin's shop before  April 10.17. I8-9P  BOY wants work on farm, ^pply Box E  Record Office. I8p  FOR SALE-Fresh jersey Cow and young  heifer.   Apply F. E. Hunt, Rutland.  I8-9P  CARTER'S "TESTED" SEEDS, on  sale  at the Greenhouses, Richter Street.   I7tf  Ladies   Wishing   to   Order  SP1BELLA   CORSETS  can meet  MBS. J. H. OAVIKS  �� Saturday    of each week, or    ally  tn Room No. 1. Oak Hall Block, between the hours of 3:30 and 5:30 p.m.  Automobile For Hire  O. D. CAMPBELL  Phone 219  The Corporation of lhe City  oi Kelowna  Tenders for Street Watering  Tenders will be received by the undersigned up to 12 o'clock noon on Saturday,  31st March, for a team and driver for the  city's street sprinkler, for the months of  April, May. June, July, August and Sep.  tember .of the current year. Forms of  tender may be obtained at the office of  the City Clerk. The lowest or any tender  not necessarily accepted.  Kelowna, B.C.,  March 20th, 1917.      G. H. DUNN,  City Clerk.  LAND REGISTRY ACT  (Section 24)  In the matter of  an application for  duplicate  Certificate of Title Number  3202D,   issued   to   Clara   R, Duncan,  covering Lot 2, Map 736,  NOTICE is hereby  given that   it   is my  intention at the expiration   of  one month  from the date of the first publication here  of   to  issue duplicate Certificate -of  Title  covering the above lands to Clara B. Duncan unless in the meantime I shall receive  valid objection thereto in writing.  Dated at the Land Registry Office,Kamloops, B.C., this 15th day of February, 1917,  C. H. DUNBAR,  14-8|i District Registrar.  STOCKWELL'S  AUCTIONS  Saturday, March 24th, at 1.30  My Own Household Goods on  Bernard Avenue  Saturday,  March   31st,   at   2  At Blackwood's Livery Stable  March 3rd, 10th and 17th are open sales,  You can bring in anything you wish sold,  and I will sell it.  Wonted���Horses, Cows, Farm Impie.  ments, Wagons, Harness, Ate.  J. C. STOCKWELL, Auctioneer  Ferry. Kelowna, Okanagan Like  In accordance with chapter 85, U.S.B.C,  1911, "Ferries Act," the government of  British Columbia invite applications for a  charter for a ferry to. ply between Kelowna and a point on the opposite side of  Okanagan Lake, known as Westbank  Ferry Slip.  Applications, endorsed " Tender for  Ferry, Kelowna, Okanagan Lake," will be  received by the Honorable the Minister of  Public Works, up to 12 o'clock noon of  Monday, the 26th day of March, 1917.  1 he charter will cover a period expiring  on the 31st March, 1918.  The ferry shall make two trips each way  every day, weather permitting.  The time of departure from and arrival  at Kelowna shall be arranged so thut connection can be made with the Canadian  Pacific Railway Company'i steamer*.  Applicant shall give a Uesciipuon uf the  vessel or vessels it ia proposed to use,  which must conform in nil respertu to the  requirements of "The Canada Shipping  Act, 1906," and amending Act.  All children who ate travelling to and  from school shall he carried free of charge.  Applicant**, shall state the tolls they propose to ask for ���  Each adult pmweiiKer.  Each child (not in aims) under thirteen  years.  Each head of cattle, horse, mule or donkey, etc.  Each calf, sheep, goat ur swine, etc,  Each vehicle with one Korea and driver.  Each rart or wagon with one horse and  driver, loaded  Each vehicle with two horses and driver,  Unloaded.  Each vehicle with two horses and drivr,  loaded.  Each automobile and driver.  Each parcel of 25 lb. and  under.  [���'fright, per 100 lb. and under, non-  perishable Roods.  Freight, per 100 lb. and under, perish,  hide goods.  lo the successful applicant,the Govern.  men! of British Columbia will pay, nt thc  expiration of every three months of satis-  fnotnrv service, the sum of two hundred  and fifty dollars ($250).  The Government of British Columbia is  not necessarily hound in accept the lowest  my application submitted.  J. K. GRIFFITH,  Deputy Minister & Public Works Engineer.  Department of Public Works,  Victoria, B.C., March 8th, 1917.  EGGS for Hatching from   pen   of  White  Wyandottes.     Good laying strain, $1.50  per sitting.    A. Ashworth, Bay Avenue.  18-Op  Eggs for Hatching  From Single-Comb and Rose-Comb Rhode  Island Reds.    Utility and exhibition stoc^.  Two to Five Dollars per Betting.  J, M. HARVEY  Box 122, Kelowna.  15-3  Buff Orpingtons and  White Wyandottes  Eggs (or Watching from strong, healthy,  vigorous stock, specially selected lor  Egg Production and good WINTER layers.  Special pen, $5 per 15  I si pen, $3  per   15;   $7 per 50;  $11   per 100  2nd and 3rd pens, $2 ner 15;  $6 per 50; $10 per 100  A [n White Wyandotte Cockerels left  $2, $3 and $5 each  A. W. COOKE,  Kelowna Field.  Box 663, Kelowna  Eggs For Hatching  Barred Roclcr& Single-comb Reds  Hogan tested, imported males  $2 per sitting  S.J WEEKS  City  17.20  White Leghorn  Eggs For Sale  From birds of  finest utility strain  $1   per sitting  J. M. CROFT  Shoe Store  18.0p  YEAST  MAKES PERFECT BREAD  Westbank News  (From our own Corrtsnondsat.l  Mr. C. Butt, of Gellatly, paid a  visit to Kelowna last week-end.  Miss L. Morrison, of Peachland,  who has been here taking the  place of Miss Weeks, lettirned to  her home on Friday night.  Mr. Curljs Hitchner, of Glenros.p  was a passenger to Kelowna on  Fiiday. He is expecting to go to  the praiiie in the near future.  Mrs. Masson Russel arrived  home again this week after a prolonged stay on the other side ol  the lake.  On'ce again the packing school  is postponed and this time indef-  inntely owing to the sickness on the  part of some friend of the instructor.  Westbank needs an exprees  agent appointing (or the coming  season. Why not ask Mr. Jones  to see to it while he is out there.  Get busy somebody and see to it.  News has been received thnt  Mr. Adams who purchased the  Mandeville place soTic time ago,  has dune his bit at the front, and  has been sent home to the convalescent hospital.  Mi. J. H. Campbell was over to  Kelowna this week, taking wilh  hiin his daughter Geraldine who  had to pay a visit to the dentists  again.  Misa F. E, Weeks who baa been  absent from school for about a  month has returned to her duties  again, paying, what we hope to be  ber final visit to the docter on Saturday.  Mr. Chesboro is in Westbank  again looking after the orchard  work in connection with the Dept.  of Agriculture, meanwhile being a  guest at the Lakeview Hotel. He  has given pruning lessons in the  Okanagan Centre district.  Mr. and Mrs. Linstrum and  daughter, left on Fridays boat for  Penticton, where they intend staying a short time, visiting friends,  and seeing the orchards in that  vicinity before their return to  the prairie for the summer.  The piledriver has been busy  thiB week on the new wharf Mr.  D. E. Gellately is building on the  Bushrie ranch. It will save a lot of  hauling, to load the produce there  and like the cellar will soon pay  for itself.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Michells and  son   of   Okanagan   Landing   are  SEED FOR SALE  Barley  and  Spring Rye  Okanagan Loan   &   Investment  Trust Company  PLANET JUNIOR  Seeders and Cultivators  Our shipment is expected to arrive any day. The Planet,  Junior seeders are the best, being easy to operate, never  miss, and always accurate.    If you require anything in  this line, call at once.  We are also agents for  The Massey Harriss Co.  and can supply you with Harrows, Cultivators, Seeders,  Wagons, Mowers, Plows, and, in fact anything  you require in Farm Machinery.  Don't forget the Massey Cream Separators, Rakes, Hoes  Shovels, 6tc, now in stock  Morrison-Thompson Hdwe. Co. Ld.  Auction  At residence at J. ,C. STOCK-  WELL, Bernard Ave., Kelowna,  SATURDAY, MARCH 24th, at  1.30 p.m.  Heintzman Upright Piano, cost $450,  2 large plate glass Mirrors, oak Divan  walnut hand-carved centre Table, Library  Table, 2 large oak Rocking Chairt, 2 fancy  Rocking Chairs, 2 carpet squares, 12 x 15,  empet square 9 x 12, oak sectional Book  case. 2 pairs Damask Portieres, sleeping  porch couch, springs and mattress, 6 oil  Paintings, several Framed Pictures, lot of  good Books, Indie's oak Writing Desk,  cabinet and collection of birds' eggs, ex-  ension Dining Table, oak Buffet, set of 8  oak dining Chairs, sewing machine, 3 verandah chairs, lawn seat, Fairy Queen  wood Heater, McClary coat Heater, rugs  and sofa cushions, hall elec. Statuette, 4  flinnll oak Tables, hall hat rack and mirror, 2 fancy Chairs, 2 brass beds and mat-  tressei, I Ostamore mattress, 2 hair mat-  tteflm's, wool Mattress, 3 wool mattress  pads, Silence cloth, lot of Quilts, Dresser,  Chiffonier, bureau, Magazine Rack, Glassware, Crockery, Cutlery, 8-day Clock, Mc-  Cliii v range, Kitchen cabinet and Table,  <"l. Refrigeratur, pots, pans, kettles, crocks  Economy jars, 25 sacks "Cold Coin" Potatoes for sted, and many other articles,  Terms Cash, special terms on piano  J. C. STOCKWELL, Auctioneer  Auction  On SATURDAY, MARCH 31st,  at 2 o'clock,, at COL. BLACKWOOD'S LIVERY STABLE,  the property of H. C. Childers���  Rod Spotted cow, due May 19th, Hol-  Stein cow, just ir��slr. Fawn cow. due May  16th, White cow, due June 5tli, Fawn cow,  due April 31st, Black Heifer, due June 5th,  Red and White cow, due May 25th, Red  cow and red calf, Thoroughbred Jersey  Bull, 2-yenr old Steer, 2 1-year old Steers,  2 I-vear old Heifers, Black and White  Calf.  TERMS  CASH  J. C STOCKWELL, Auctioneer  giissls at the Lakeview, while Mr.  Miclulls who is engineer   on the  piledrivej is at work  in   the district.  assjwaTfVsiitiwttir siuiiVMHisTSf nsaD  March Winds & House-  cleaning go hand in hand  WHEN "the south winds blow softly "the housewife  gets the housecleaning fever, and insists on making a thorough clean up from garret to cellar. We wish  to help along the good work by supplying the house-  wita with the house-cleaning necessaries -Brooms, Mops,  Brushes, Washboards, Baskets, Soap, Soap Powders,  Cleansers, Lye and Soda. We have everything needed.  Clothes Baskets, good, light sad strong, at   $1.25. $1.50, $1.75, $2 and $2,25 each  Whito Swan and Royal Crown Soaps  fj bars for 25c  Per case of 144 bars, $5.25  Pure Castile Soap, in big bars  ; 30c each  Sapotio, Hand Sapolio snd Bon Ami in cakes and in powder ... | 5c  Old Dutch Clsanser , |f)c per tin  Lye 10c and 15c per tin  These are only a few of the many things we have to  help the busy housewile in her Spring Cleaning.  The McKenzie Co., Ltd.  Phone 214  Our motto: " Quality and Service '  Notice to Car Owners  CHANGE OF  BUSINESS  The slock and epuipment of the Burbank Motor  Co., Ltd., has been taken over by Chas. E. Smith  who  will  carry business on in the old stand.  OUR REPAIRING is the kind whieh gives your car s new leas.  of life.   HAVE YOUR CAR  LOOKED AFTER HERE, w.  shall look for you back, but not so often.  The Chas. E. Smith Garage  Keep up the  Food Supply  and Help  Make Victory  Sure  1AM assured that  my people will respond to every call  necessary to the success of our cause���with  the same indomitable  ardour and devotion  that have filled me with  pride and gratitude  since the war began."  His Majesty Kino Gboruk  OUR soldiers must be fed; the people at  home must be fed. And���in spite of  Germany's murderous campaign to  cut off the Allies' Food supply, by sinking  every ship on the High Seas���an ample and  unfailing flow of food to England and  France must be maintained.  This is National Service-  Not to the Farmer only���  But to YOU���to everybody���  This appeal is directed  WE must unite as a Nation to SERVE  -to SAVE and to PRODUCE. Men,  women and children; the young, the middle  aged and the old���all can help in the  Nation's Army of Production.  EVERY pound of FOOD raised, helps  reduce the cost of living and adde to  tlye Food Supply for Overseas.  For information on any subject relating  to the Farm and Garden, write:  INFORMATION BUREAU  Department of Agriculture  OTTAWA  PLANT a garden���small or large. Utilise  your own back yard.    Cultivate the  vaeant lets.   Make them all yWd food.  WOMEN of towns can B��d no better  or more important outlet (or their  energies than in cultivating a vegetable  garden.  Be patriotic in act as  well as in thought.  Use every means available--  Overlook nothing.  Dominion Department of Agriculture  OTTAWA, CANADA.  HON. MARTIN BURRELL, Ministor.  mum  ���   **m

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