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Array VOL. IV.   NO. 26.  KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY,  MAY 23, 1912.  $1.50 Per Annum.  Meeting of  City Council  Extension of Cemetery, Widening of Pendozi St.. and other  Matters  41.19  10.00  48.17  30.98  '. 60.00  . 60.00  . 60.00  . 6.00  24.00  A meeting of the cily council  was held Monday morning, acting-  mayor Copeland presiding, and  Aid. Sutherland, Millie, Blackwood  and Taylor being present.  The following accounts were  passed for payment:  Burne fie Temple,  registration  feet,  deed of Sewage Farm ��� .$22.18  C.P.R., freight on police cell book - 1.45  B.C. Anti-Tuberculosis Soc', care of  N. Krumer .... 30.00  B. Conkish, 2 daya clear, brush from  Mill Creek 6.00  J. McGonicle, work on water works- 35.57  A. Galhamet        -       do.  D. McMillan, digging two graves  Imperial Oil Go   C.P.R., freight on hydrants  G. Graham, 10 daya  cleaning   mils  ance ground.     ....  I.. Dent     -       -       ditto.  D. Mills    -       -       ditto.  D. McMillan, I day  -       ditto.    _ .  J. Munro, 4 daya        -        ditto.  Plans of subdivisions of Block 23  Map 202, and Block 19. Map 166  were submitted and approved.  Mr. D. McMillan reported to the  council on the tests he had made  of the land adjoining the cemetery  with a view to extending. He  had dug test holes to the north and  east of the present cemetery but  had struck shale and gravel. He  considered it impossible to construct graves in those areas. He  tecommended that any extension  be made to the west of the Anglican church cemetery, aB the only  suitable ground.  Aid. Sutherland reported that the  Light and Water Committee hod  found it necessary to order another  car of pipe and asked the council  to confirm the order. A resolution  was passed accordingly.  Aid. Millie asked when the new  intake pipe would be here. He  thought the council should endeavor to hurry matters a little.  The matter of widening Pendozi  street was mentioned, Aid. Copeland reporting that progress was  being made, only one man now  objecting.  Aid. Taylor waxed wrath over a  rumor which he had heard that  one of the Aldermen had been going around advising the people  concerned not to allow the ten feet  to be taken off their property as  nothing was being taken off the  other side. He thought the matter  had been fully discussed by the  council and no objection raised.  It was not a very wise thing or  likely to facilitate the business of  the council to have one of their  own members attempting to block  their work. Any objection which  was entertained should have been  brought out at the meeting.  Aid. Millie hastened to plead not  guilty. He was heartily in favor of  the scheme of widening the road.  Aid. Blackwood who was evidently the gentleman referred to,  said that it was not true that he  had "gone around" advising people  against the project. He had been  approached by several of the residents, and he had told them what  he thought about it, that he was in  favor of the road   being  widened  Continued en page 2  Rutland News  (From our own correspondent.)  A good number of ratepayers  attended the special meeting called  to elect school trustees in place of  Messrs. A. W. Dalgleish, and J. W,  Woolsey, who resigned office last  month. H. A. Elder was elected  to serve till July, 1912, and S. Gray  to serve till July, 1914. An annual  grant of $50 was voted to the sec-  treas. for clerical expenses. At a  subsequent trustee meeting held  next day H. A. Elder was elected  chairman of board, and S. Gray  secretary-treasurer.  The Ladies' Hospital Aid have  been obliged to postpone their  annual talent tea until Tuesday,  next, May 28th at 4 p. in. in the  Aquatic Building. All members  and friends are cordially invited.  Tho members will serve tea for  which a charge of 25 cents will be  made.  Board of Trade  Monthly Meeting  Campaign  to be Started for  Better Advertising of City  and District  The lowering of the lake, the  advertising of the city, and the  coming convention of the Western  Canada Irrigation Association were  amongst the important matters discussed at the meeting of the Board  of Trade Tuesday night.  With respect to the former Mr.  R. H. Parkinson urged that steps  be taken to induce the government  to continue the dredging of Okanagan river, which work had been  stopped in consequence of a petition sent by Mr. Leckie-Ewing and  others. He read a suggested form  of resolution which he had prepared and this was discussed in  detail, many new phases of the  subject being advanced. Mr. Parkinson held that the advantages to  Kelowna of lowering the level of  the lake and draining the low-  lying slough land were so great  that immediate action should be  taken.  Mr. S. T. Elliott contended that  it was not so much the lowering  of the permanent level of the lake  which was needed as the prevention of it rising in flood time above  a certain mark. This rising caused  the water to back up into the creeks  flooding ihe low-lying land on the  banks.  Mr. Pitcairn thought the object  to aim at was to keep the water at  a permanent level. No one wanted  excessively high water and 'here  seemed to be some objection to  unduly low water. He suggested  a committee lo confer with the  government engineer to get definite  information on the subject.  Aid. Millie spoke strongly in  favor of lowering the lake in order  to drain the urhealthy sloughs  which filled up at high-water.  President Kerr pointed out that  the Dominion government could  only deal with the matter from the  point of view of assisting navigation, and not on agricultural  grounds. The former must therefore be urged in any petition. He  proposed the following, resolution  which was carried :-  " Whereas the Dominion Government  has for several years been conducting very  valuable operations on Okanagan River  with a view to improving navigation, and  Whereas, certain persona have petitioned against the continuance of audi operations on the ground that it will injure agriculture by lowering Okanagan Lake :  Resolved, that the Kelowna Board < '  Trade strongly urires the Dominion Government to continue its operations not  merely because they are very valuable to  navigation, but because any lowering of  the lake which might happen, would be  beneficial to the great majoritv of persons  interested."  The growing demand for more  efficient advertising of the city was  introduced by a proposal of the  Progress Club of Vancouver that  the towns of the Okanagan valley  should jointly establish a permanent exhibit at the roast by taking  space for the purpose in their new  building.  Mr. John D. Kearns addressed  the meeting on behalf of the club  and explained its objects. The club  aimed at boosting the interior of  B.C. by establishing a permanent  information bureau in Vancouver  where most of the tourists and  settlers first landed. $25,000 had  been raised from contribution by  the Vancouver council, the provincial government, the C.P.R., and  private subscription. The various  sections of the province were falling in with the idea. Ample room  would be provided for exhibiting  the resources of a district, and the  display of literature and photographs. A space of 10 ft. by 30 ft.  was suggested for the Okanagan to  be shared by five towns. This at  40c. per sq. ft. per month would be  $24 each per month. Vernon had  already agreed and had suggested  that Kelowna as the centre of the  valley should have charge of the  arranging of the exhibits.  The idea waa received with considerable favor and a resolution  passed lhat the offer of the Progress Club be accepted.  The question then arose as to  where the funds were to come  from, and the matter of the city's  contribution to the Board for advertising purposes hotly discussed.  The grant  of probably less than  $500 which the city proposed to  give this year was felt to be entirely  inadequate. It was urged that the  plebicite on the question of setting  aside one mill of the taxes for  advertising purposes suggested to  the council at a previous meeting  be again pressed for.  Resolutions were passed that a  deputation of ten wait upon the  council to utge the granting of not  less than $2,000.  A futther motion by Mr. H. F.  Rees and enthusiastically adopted  was to appoint a committee to  solicit subscriptions from the citizens for publicity purposes. The  committee appointed for this latter  purpose were Messrs. S. T. Elliott,  H. L. J. Williams, F. R. E. DeHart,  H. A. Rees and Thos. Lawson.  Mr. Pitcairn on behalf of the committee  appointed to look after the visit of the  Irrigation Convention in August sketched  the progress which had been made in the  arrangements for entertaining the visitors.  The committee, however, i.had discovered  that the real arrangements were in the  hands of the secretary of the Association,  Mr. N. D. Rankin, who had approved of  all their plans. To avoid confusion, therefore, he recommended that the committee  be now discharged. This was done and  a vote of thanks passed for their services.  A letter was read from Mr. Rankin fixing  (he datea of the convention as August 7,  8 and 9, and aa it was feared that this  would conflict with the regatta, the secretary was authorized to communicate with  Mr. Rankin with a view to having them  changed.  Messrs. F. E. R. Wollaston and H, G. M.  Wilson were elected new members.  New Sawmill  Boat Launched  Obituary  Robert Henry Gowen  With startling suddenness death  removed one of Kelowna's highly  respected citizens last week in the  person of Mr. Robert Henry Gowen, father of Mr. Chas. Gowen of  the implement firm.  Deceased had been in poor  health for some time, but lately was  looking much better, and on the  day of his death was out in the  street and down to the Post Office  for the mail. During the night,  however, he had a sudden seizure  of his old complaint ��� a heart  trouble - and died almost before  a doctor could be summoned.  Mr. Gowen was fifty years of  age, and hailed from Norwich,  England, where the greater part of  his life was spent. He was  employed continuously for some  forty years as head shipping clerk  in one of the great mercantile  houses of the Old Country. Nine  months ago he and his wife came  out to Kelowna to join their son.  As a light employment he look the  position of janitor at the Roval  Bank. This, however, he was  obliged to relinquish some two  months ago owing to ill-health.  Although of a quiet and retiring  disposition, he was liked and respected by all who came in contact with him.  The funeral service was held in  the Baptist church and was largely  attended. A large number of  wreaths were sent by friends of  the family.  Little Girl Drowned at  Westbank  The sad drowning last Friday of  little Florence Dundas, the only  child of C. P. Dundas of West Bank  has awakened general sympathy  throughout the district for the bereaved parents. The little girl was  apparently attempting to cross on  a log which lay across a creek near  the house, and losing her balance  fell into the water, and was drowned before the accident was discovered. The creek in question is  usually almost dry, but has been  swollen during the last week or  two by the melting snow and rain.  The funeral took place Monday.  ' Orchard (-ity "  to be Name  of New Steamer  The Rev. Fergusson Millar, B.A.,  of Penticton, will preach in the  Presbyterian church Sunday next,  morning and evening.  The Rev. McLeod of Summer-  land preached in the Baptist church  last Sunday.  All preparations ure now completed for a big day of sports and  races to-morrow-Victoria Day and  given fine weather, which at the  moment seems highlv probable,  there should be a considerable  crowd at the exhibition grounds.  An event of more than ordinary  interest took place Tuesday morning, when in the presence of a considerable gathering of people, the  new boat which is being built by  the Kelowna Sawmill Co, to replace the old " Kelowna " was successfully launched.  The launching was arranged to  take place on the previous afternoon, but when the time came,  there was a heavy wind blowing  up the lake, and it was considered  advisable to postpone the ceremony until the following morning.  The launch was engineered so  well that there was absolutely no  hitch from start to finish.  When all wus readv Miss Beata  Lloyd-Jones, the youthful daughter  of Mr. D. Llovd-Jones, president of  the Sawmill Company, mounted a  platform at the bow of the boat  armed with a bottle of champaigne  which to save her hands from possible damage was tied to a stick.  " I name this boat the "Orchard  City",' said Miss Lloyd'Jones, and  dexterously smashed the bottle ac-  cross the iron-shod cut-water.  The liquid was still frothing  when with a few blows of the hammer, the last wedges were knocked  out, and the hull began to glide  slern foremost down the well-  greased ways into the water. Noiselessly and without a pause she  slipped into the lake. There was  no splash, and the surface of the  water was scarcely disturbed as  the beautiful boat glided gracefully  in and came to rest, straight and  ttue to the water line as easily as a  duck takes the water. A cheer  went up as she enterd the water,  and many were the good wishes  and congratulations which were  shouted after her. On board at  the time was Mr. D. Lloyd-Jones,  president, and Mr. W. Lloyd-Jones,  secretary, of the company, Aid. F.  A. Taylor and Mr. Geo. Ritchie,  and these waved their hats in answer to the cheering from shore. It  was a proud moment for the builder, when he thus saw the successful climax of his many months  work. But he was no prouder  than Mr. D. Lloyd-Jones himself,  who has closely followed the building process and purchase of the  machinery, and who will be the  "Orchard City's" captain when  completed.  The aid of the s.s. "Okanagan"  was secured to pull the boat off the  cradle which still floated under her.  She was then docked at the jaw-  mill wharf where the new boiler  and engines awaited her. Here  she will be completed and, it is expected, fitted for service in about  three weeks time.  The " Orchard City " which thus  so happily entered its native element, is a staunchly built and  gracefully proportioned boat, having a beam of 18 feet, and a length  over all of 90 feet, rather larger  than the old "Kelowna" and five  feet shorter than the C. P. R. tug  " Caatlegar," which latter however  has a beam less by two feet than  the new boat. Its twin 4ft. propellers will he opetated by a pair  of fine compound steam engines,  developing about 75 horse power  each. It is estimated that her  speed when running light will be  about 13 or 14 miles per hour. An  electric dynamo will furnish illumination.  The boat, although so graceful  in ils lines, is strongly and heavily  built, to withstand the rough usage  which the handling of heavy booms  of logs and the lake service entails.  It will be moreover powerful  enough to handle any of the barges  now on the lake.  She was designed by Mr. Geo.  Hale, of Nelson, the building having been carried out by and under  the superintendence of Mr. A.  Brown of New Westminster.  The machinery was built by the  Doty Engine Co., and furnished by  A. R. Williams and Co, of Toronto,  the boiler is from the works of the  Jenks Machine Co., Toronto.  There is considerable work still  to do of course, before the " Orchard City" can be used, but the  company are so urgently in need  of her that the work will be rushed  forward with all speed.  Wedding Bells  SWINDELL-COPELAND  One of the most notable weddings which have taken place in  Kelowna for a long time was the  marriage on Wednesday evening  of Miss Eva Copeland, daughter of  Aid. R. A. Copeland, to Lowell G.  Swindell, of Brandon, Man.  The ceremony was performed  by the Rev. Fergusson Millar, of  Penticton, at the home of the  bride's parents. The bride was  prettily attired in cream satin and  carried a handsome bouquet of  white roses. The bridesmaids |  were Miss Mabel Wilson, as maid  of honor, and Miss Fanny Copeland, sister of the bride; the  bridesmaids carrying bouquets of  pink and red roses. Mr. George  Richardson, of Broadview, Sask.,  acted as groom's man.  At the conclusion of the ceremony congratulations were showered upon the happy couple whose  popularity was evidenced by the  lavish display of presents which  they received on all sides.  Supper was laid in the dining-  room and parlor, the long table  being loaded with good things.  The decorations were in admirable  taste, the tables showing blooms of  white iris and tulips, and the walls  festooned with oregon grape and  lilac.  Some 150 guests were present  and the evening passed pleasantly  with music, games and general  merriment. The waiting at table  was in the hands of girl friends of  the bride.  The Copeland home looks handsome at any time with its background of tall trees and its fine  well-kept grounds, but it was transformed into a fairy scene later in  the evening by the electric lamps  in various colors which lighted the  lawn.  The party broke up near midnight, but a large number were at  the wharf this morning to wave  farewell to the happy pair as they  left for their future home at  Brandon.  The following is a list of the  presents which was headed by the  gift from the bride's lather of a  cheque for $1,000:  Fruit set; Arnold McDonald, Penticton ;  Sugar and spoon holder, Mr and Mrs W  McDonald, Penticton ; mirror, G McDonald  Penticton ; fruit basket, Mr & Mrs J W  Jones ; cut glass perfume bottle, Howard  Paul ; royal Doulton jar, Mr At Mrs J B  Knowles ; cut glass berry bowl, Or F Patterson, Grenfell, Saslc. ; cut glass celery  tray, I 1 While, Grenfell ; cut glass water  jug, J Copeland (brother) : velvet poker-  work cushion, Mrs Capt Phitp; silver vegr-  tablediah, D McDonald, Alix, Alt;, ; silver  fern dish, Mr & Mrs G RowcSiffe ; cut  glass berry bow], Milton Wilson ; cut glass  vases, Misses Harvey ; cut glass card tray,  Mr At Mrs Trench ; cut glass celery tray,  Capt and Mrs Knight . cut glass water set,  J I Pettigrew ; cut glass lemonade set,  Mr At Mrs Hepinstall, Vernon ; silver mustard dish, Tom Morrison, Glenmore ; cut  glass salad bowl and servers, Mr At Mrs  Wallace ; set table mats, Mra Timmins,  Vernon ; celery dish, Mis 1 T Smith,  Craik, Sask ; olive dish, Frank Carlisle ;  cut glass celery dish, Mr At Mrs F DeHart;  picture, Mi fit Mrs Cooper At Miss Whale ;  cabinet of silver, Boy At Girl Friends ; tray,  Sun.-sch. teachers fit officers ; biscuit jar,  Mr At Mrs D McMillan , cut glass marmalade dish, John 6c Ida Fleming . silver  biscuit jar, Mr At Mrs A W Barber ; silver  vegetable dish, Mr At Mrs N D McTavish,  silver fruit dish, Mr At Mrs T Lawson ;  silver serving dish, I MacRae ; Limoges  Plate, Wilfred Philps ; silver bread trav,  Mr At Mrs D Lloyd-Jones , J-doz. teaspns.  Miss E McDonald; apoon tray, John Copeland ; embroidered guest towels, Miss A  Knight : case of salt dishes, Miss R Mc-  Alonen, Vancr. ; old Greek tea set. Mr At  Mrs Calder ; i-doz teaspoons, Mr At Mrs  McAlonen, Vancr. ; salt At pepper cellars,  laabel At Lois Copeland ; fruit spoon, Miaa  K Glenn; cut glass salt cellar, Miss M Tait,  Prince Albert ; silver gravy boat, Misses  L fit M Wilson ; cold meat fork, Mr At Ms  H Newbr ; souvenir spoon, Mias G Ethe-  ridge, Victoria ; Marseilles bed sprend  Miss M Vernon . copprr serving dish, Mr  Ac Mrs Armstrong ; linen sheets fie pillow  cases, Mr At Mra Meikle , bon bon dish,  Mrs Angave, Summrrtand , fruit basket,  Mr At Mrs W H Fleming ; table and tray  cloth and sideboard scarf, Mrs Leinan ;  ���ilver-mounted bread board, Mr Ac Mn  S V Bray ; sugar longs, Rev fit Mra Herd  man ; cruet, Mr At mra McKay ; electric  toaster, Mr fie mrs Leckie ; royal Doullon  flower vase, Mr fit mrs. W E Adama; ailver  mounted bean jar, Mr At mrs R Morriaon ;  brass vase, Dr Ac mrs Knox ; oak biscuit  Jar, Misa Bird ; brass crumb tray Ac brush,  Mr fie mrs F Davis ; cold meat fork, Mr  T A Hardy, Vancr. ; silver snoot, tray, A  D \i Timmins, Kamloops ; silver pudding  dish, R Munson ; tatted D'Oyley, Miss A  Armstrong ; blouae act of gold coins, H  Copeland ; silver fruit bowl, Mr Ac mrs  II Millie ; silver relish dish, Mr fit mrs J  Morrison . nippan china sugar Ac cream,  Mr At mrs G McKenzie ; Japanese s,.tin  cushion, Mr At mrs Webb ; brass vase,  Mr fit mra Parker;   crown  derby sugar At  McDougall  and James  Both to Hang  James Makes last Attempt to  Escape���Saws Through  Leg-Irons.  1 he calender at the Vernon  Spring Assizes which opened last  Wednesday was an unusually  heavy one, and marked too hy ihe  serious nature of the cases to be  tried. Two cases of murder, one  of attempted murder and several  of theft, bribery and robbery. 1 he  presiding judge was His Loidship  Chief Justice Hunter.  In the West Bank murder rase  in which Albert McDougall was  on trial for shooting his cousin,  Dave, accused was found guilty  and sentenced to hang on August  9th at Kamloops.  His father who was held as ��� a  witness for the ciown pot into  trouble himself while in Vernon,  being sentenced to six months in  jail for assaulting his wife during  the progress of the trial.  James, ihe desperado whose sensational hold-up of the store at ihe  Mission, murder of constable Aston  escape and recapture furnished so  much excitement in the district a  short lime ago, was also sentenced  to death, the judge referring to the  murder as one of the most cruel  and cold-blooded he had had to  deal with. James was defiant lo  the last, and is said to have re-  ti arked that if he had his revolver he would shoot the whole court.  His father was present at the trial.  The day before he was brought  from Kamloops to Vernon he wi s  found lo have made a desperate at  tempt to escape by sawing through  his leg-irons. His father who visited him in jail is suspected of having furnished him with the saw  which James had stuck under the  sole of his boot. He was also  found to have in his possession a  length of copper wire and two  heavy bullets, presumably lo construct a weapon. Fortunately, however, these preparations were discovered in time, and it is scarcely  likely he will he given another  chance.  The case of his companion, Wilson, who was simply charged wilh  escaping from lawful custody was  put back until the fall assizes.  The man Roberts who held up  the bank at Lumby and attempted  to shoot the manager was sent up  for 12 years hard labor.  Tom Jim, the Kelowna Chinaman  who attempted to bribe Chief Sutherland was found guilty and sentenced to 9 months hard labor.  Mr. Thacker of West Bank had  serious mishap with a shatp axe he  he was using Tuesday to cut kindling wood nearly severing his hand.  Dr. Knox was summoned and the  injured man was removed to the  hospital.  Percy Sautelle, the jockey who  was reported killed at the Calgary  races arrived in town today with a  horse for to-moirow's races.  Mr. P. T. McNaughton, nephew  of Dr. McNaughton, arrived Sunday on a visit.  Births  3PENCER-On Sunday, May 19th  to the wife of W. Crichton Spencer, a son.  PEARSON-On Friday, May 17th  to the wife of W. B.  Pearson,  a  cream, Wm Pettigrew ; Japanese sugar Ac  cream. Mack Copeland ; cake server, Dr  t\ mrs Gaddes ; table cloth, Mr At mrs  Johnston ; fruit spoon, Mr fir mrs Dayton  William. ; silver serving dish, J C Nelson,  Cobalt ; copper spirit kettle, Mr fit mrs T  Morrison ; table cloth, Mr fit mrs D Campbell ; sugar shell and butter knife, -Mis  l-letcher Ac Mis Wilson ; brass jardinierr.  Air At uir. J N Thompson ; afternoon teaspoons, Mr At mrs A Thompson ; fruit  spoon, Mr Ai mrs Braithwaite, Nokomis ;  silver butter dish, Mr At mrs P O Bird ;  silver card receiver, Mr fit mra B McDonald ; orange spoona, Fanny Copeland ;  scarf, Ruby fit Heather Watt ; table cloth,  and napkins, Mrs C Faulkner, Broadview  Sask.; cheese spoon, Mr At mrs Buckland;  mahogany serving table, Mr Ac mrs D W  Sutherland ; leather travelling trunk, Mrs  Copeland. Cheque from Grandmother. The Orchard City Record.  Thursday, May 23  THE ORCHARD CITYRECORDi  Mii/iiW every Thureday at the Office,  Kelowna. B.C.  JOHX LEATHLEY, EdHor and Proprietor.  Suieciifttion $1.50 per annum.  To Untitd States $2.00 per annum.  Ad��ertieti\g rates upon application.  MEETING OF CITY COUNCIL  Continued from p,x,c I  but believed it was not fair to take  all the land from one side.  Aid. Sutherland said there had  evidently been a misunderstanding  that the people on the east side  only who were selling the land  had to pay for the extension. That  of course was not so as the residents on the west had to pay just  the aame. It was vety desirable to  widen the street and was a scheme  which had been tried for years.  Aid. Copeland said the committee in charge had spent a great  great deal of time interviewing the  owners and had made clear to all  concerned that both sides were to  contribute to the cost. Every one  had fallen in with the plan when  the facts were made clear to them.  The little breeze over, the business of the meeting was resumed,  and By-law No. 115 reconsidered  and finally passed.  Acting - mayor Copeland announced that he had seen the contractor in reference to the missing  locks on the implement shed. He  had agreed to have them fixed at  once.  To prevent a possible misunderstanding, Aid. Sutherland jocularly  suggested that an explanation  should be made as to why city  teams were hauling soil fiom the  excavation for his new building.  Aid. Copeland undertook to  make matters clear. He had seen  a team start to work hauling the  ���oil and it had occurred to him  that it would be very useful to the  city to fill up holes in the streets.  On behalf of the Board of Works  he had approached Aid. Sutherland  and asked that the city might take  the soil. Although several people  had been anxious to have it Aid.  Sutherland had consented to his  suggestion. The city was thus  getting the soil very cheaply and  it was a very short haul.  Aid. Blackwood reported that  the teams had been got to work  and the nuisance ground cleared  up. He mentioned that the scavenger desired to have the rule en  forced that no one should place  rubbish there without his permission. People were in the habit of  dumping refuse anywhere and he  had to clear it up.  It was pointed out lhat the bylaw expressly prohibited such a  practice.  Aid. Taylor raised a strong protest against the expense incurred  in clearing up the ground. It had  been understood at a previous  meeting that the scavenger was to  have the assistance of a man and  team for a dav, and as it was three  teams had been engaged for ten  days or more. The work should  have been done by the late  scavenger.  Aid. Copeland aaid the work  had been well done and although  it had run into more expense than  had been expected it had been  very necessaro.  Aid. Taylor suggested that the  council ought to take up the mat  ter of lowering the lake in view of  the petition which had been sent  by certain people to the govern-  Ald. Millie thought the council  should send a strongly-worded  petition to counteract the one sent  by Mr. Leckie-Ewing.  It was decided to let the matter  stand until the Board of Trade had  had an opportunity to discuss the  matter, when the council could  suppoit whatever they decided  upon.  The meeting then adjourned.  Communications  Under thia heading connnuaicaklona u ill  ba racatead apoa ana aablact ol Interest  Letters must ba aignsd, ba brlal, acold  psraonalltlaa. Tha Kriltor does not asc  saaarllu endorao opinions gloen beloic-  To the Editor of the  " Kelowna Record,'  Dear Sir,���I would be glad if you  would allow me to thank on behalf  of my mother the many friends  who showed their kind sympathy  in our bereavement.  This sympathy indeed helped to  bear the pain.  Trusting that you will be able to  find room  for  the publication ol  this and thanking you in advance,  I am, very truly yours,  C. R. GOWEN.  Okanagan Centre  Fiom our own correapomlent  Mr. F. Rayburn has now three  irrigation gangs at wotlc putting  water on the 600 acres of orchard  now planted out under his management for the Okanagan Valley  Land Co.  The C.N.R. survey party is now  camped on Mill creek near Mr.  Morrison's place in the Ellison  district, having moved a week ago  from their previous camp ou  Wood's Lake, near M. P. Williams'  ranch. Ihey have completed the r  preliminary survey to Kelowna  and are now busy with the location, which they hope to have  completed in another week.  Mr. W. Scott is again running  his auto stage and passes through  the district one hourearliet Veinon-  bound and two hours earlier  Kelowna-bound.  A deal is under way hy which  Mr. J. A. Mackichan expecls to sell  his 10-acre fruit farm along the old  Vernon road to Mr. D. McSherry.  If the deal goes through it is Mr.  Mackichan's intention to leave for  the coast with his wife and family.  An unusual sight was presented  last Sunday morning when a deer  was chased up out of the bottom  by two large hounds belonging to  Mrs. Woollen. The dogs had  evidently given it a long run for il  seemed pretty well fagged out.  Passing through Messrs. Watts and  Newton's places it got into the  main Kelowna-Vernon road nnd  following it for some distance disappeared in the bush again. 1 he  hounds were scared off the scent  in passing Watt's camp and ceased  their pursuit of the deer. Attempts  were made to catch it on foot bul  it was not tired out sufficiently to  permit of Its being caught thus  easily.  The creeks have been very high  for the past two weeks and as a  result Duck lake and Wood's lake  have risen considerably above the  ordinary high-water mark. Along  the Woods lake beach section of  the highway between Vernon and  Kelowna the water is now up to  the level of the road in a number  of places and in two places at  least the road is now under water.  The lake is at least a foot higher  this spring than the two previous  springs.  Mr. N. H. Caesar, piesident ol  the local Conservative Association  has received word from the Hon.  Price Ellison that work will be  commenced on the new main road  through Okanagan Centre townsite.  This road ia to branch away from  the main Kelowna-Vernon highway at a point on Mrs. Wilson's  property on Woods lake, und then  gradually ascending the hill go  through the Rainbow Pass to the  Okanagan lake side, and following  the present rocd down the Rainbow Gulch, branch away through  Mr. Caesar's property and on  through the townsite following the  lake shore for some two miles, then  gradually climbling the hill and on  through a pass which leads out at  Max Major's place on the trunk  road again. This road is badly  needed and it is hoped the government will see their way clear to  complete this road this summer.  IIKCOKIII.NO  NAHTHOUAKES  Becentlj Introduced Instruments Cu  Record Earth Motions Honerer  Distant May Be the  Earthquake.  In tho now Magnetic Observatory  at Bskdalemuir, Dumfriesshire, Boot-  land, there has recently been fitted up  an Instrument to record the motion  of tho earth produced by an earthquake, however dtHtant the earthquake may be from the observatory.  The Inventor of the Instrument Is  Prince Qalltzln, the RusBlan scientist.  The Instrument consists of a horizontal pendulum suspended by wires,  so that when tha framework, which  Is attached to the earth by a pier, Is  moved the pendulum Is forthwith sot  In motion. In the absence of friction,  however, such a pendulum would  vibrate too long, ami tills fault hiiB  been corrected In the Ualltzln pendulum In an Ingenious manner by  allowing a copper plate attached to  the pendulum to move between ths  poles of a strong magnet. The Introduction of friction has one dlsatl-  'vantuge: It reduces the sensitiveness  of Ihe apparatus, but by a second  clever application of electro-magnetic  theory, Prince (lalllzln has overcome  this trouble. Mr. U. W. Walker, the  superintendent of tlie observatory, has  invented an electrometer for the  measurement o( electrical forces. He  haa also devised an original con-  Btructlon for ascertaining the 'electric  potential' of the atmosphere,  The first night university to be  established in the world is that in  connection wilh the University of  Cincinnati. It planned to start 'he  school in the fall. Complete courses will be offered and a separate  staff of instructors and professors  will be employed. Several hundred young men and women have  enrolled as students. The degrees  of B.A. and B.S. will be awarded.  A Titanic symphony, wherein  " Nearer My God to Thee " will be  the motif is being written by the  Russian Composer, Glazunoff. |t  will be called " A Song of Death,"  and it will bring out all the changes  in the ill-starred vessel's cruise, be  ginning with the joyful start from  Southampton and ending with Ihe  plunge into the depths in the icefields south of Cape Race.  Steamboating  E. E. HANKINSON, Kelowna, B.C.  Residence 'Phone : No. 105  Wharl 'Phone | No, 108  I am prepared to undertake all  kinds of  Lake Transportation  Well  equipped  with  Steam   and   Gasoline  Boats,  and also Scows  EXCURSION   P   RTIES  Catered (or  To All Part, ���f the Lake  Silt GEORGE GAKSEAU,  Quebec*  AS  INTERNATIONA!. SCIENCE  LANGUAGE.  The tendency towards o common  tongue whereby people of various  nationalities might be able to correspond and converse Intelligibly with  one another has been rovlved by Professor Uunnau In a strong plea for  hii International language of science.  He has collected and translated a  series of essays written by the most  celebrated luminaries of Europe upon  this perplexing question; for In the  development of science Ihe need of  a common cowprehenslve tongue le  more essential than In any oilier  ramification of human endeavour. i'p,  to a few years ago, comparatively  speaking. BClence was well siippl'.'l  In this respect, for Latin wns Ihe  vehicle for spoken and written com-  muulcatlous in Bdeuca; but the development of the liiter brought it1 out  the abandonment of this pi'0-t'ca.  Efforts to ihe same end have been  made by the creation of universal  languages such as Esperanto :ui 1  Volapuk, but these have now gone  tho way of all others, and are ns ilecid  as Ureek. The failure of Kspennlo  and Volapuk ia attributed by t "o-  feasor Lorens to 'want of rath n:il  development' nnd the fact thai f.iey  contain too much arbitrariness,  Hlood siain Discover'���.  It does not appear from the reports  In the dally presB and the scanty  Btatlallcs available, thai Ihe crime of  murder Is diminishing, notwithstanding the great social elfoiis thai have  been made, all the world over, lo Improve the race. However, what education and sanitation have failed to an-  compllBh, the chemist and II"' phy-  elclst may yet effect, by renderlnj i'ie  detection of crime eiiBlei' and the  "game" less worth the candle than  ever. Thus we have seen how  criminals may be tracked by fingerprint methods, and better still, of  late the very blood of the sliiliu Is  able to lull lis tule, whereas previously this was" a comparatively  ��� Ileal clue. In a recent murder case,  however, great progress was shown  In Ihe utility of the biological serum  test. Mr. Justice Darling, Eng.. remarked on the value of a discovery which  not only enabled the scientist to dls-  tlngulah between human anil Other  mammalian blood, hut likewise could  Indicate Ihe condition of the hlood.  Tbe blood proved lo be that ol un  anaemic person, and the murdered  girl had been shown to have been  treated for anaemia by a doctor.  The Age of Fish.  Until within recent years Ihere had  been ascertained no trustworlhy way  of finding out the ate of fish. II has  been shown that mere size docs not  Indicate the age. HelblBch, Helncke,  and others have discovered that many  of the boues, scales, mid otoliths of  fishes have annual age-rings, resembling those In tree trunks, and by  means of these Professor Wallace and  others have now determined the rate  of growth of plaice, showing that  some specimen! attain the age of 26,  or even as much as 29 years. Age  can now be correlated with size and  weight, although, It appears that the  sexes have a different rate of growth.  Have you Bought  Property in the City yet?  Values are increasing very   rapidly   so  don't hesitate.  If You Pont Speculate  You  Cannot Accumulate  Never mind how small or how large your capital, I can show you  good buys to suit your purse. Speak to some of my clients and  ask them what they  think  of their bargains.  FOR A FEW DAYS ONLY:  10 good Residential Lots, 50 ft. by  150 ft. and Two good Houses, two  minutes from post office, $9,500  Three Business Lots, $5,000 One Residential Lot, close in, $275  LLYl 1 1, The Homeseeker's Friend  Any property you have for rent, sale, or if you are looking for such  see me and 1 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, p-a-B  :   Crowley Block   :  Office open every evening after supper.  0x495.   'Phone 194.  /       Av  A       {*��/  ( \         !��j j  ���      if        **          1  I 1  f Jh^                 S.^%  W-Owrk  55\  s   \  THE  "Walk-Over" Shoe  Spring is in our store with the latest designs of  "WALK-OVER"  -   - SHOES -   -  The "Walk,-Over" Shoes are the real  thing  Step in and inspect the Spring exhibit  A nice pair of Shoes  is just what you need for this time of tl-e year.  We hnve also in stock  THE "McCREADY" SHOE  One of the High-Grade Canadian Shoes  This is an  up-to-date Shoe and  is  fast becoming a  very  popular one  DON'T FORGET  We are still in the GROCERY  BUSINESS  Everything you need to make life happy you can get at  M.l,NIS FOR V �� yrv q      gy ACENTS FOR  Was1Hk0?sver Lequime Bros. & to. Mcs�����iy  Telephone  22  Some people think tlmy work hard  because they get easily worked up  sboit other people's work. _ Ths Orchard Cltt) Record  Thursday, May ?S  The KelotDtiu Land  and Orchard Co.,  LIMITED.  We have the following First-class Nursery Stock yet for  sale to prompt orders:���  APPLES  At $25.00 per 100  Wagner,  Wealthy,  Jonathan,  Spitzenberg,  Northern Spy  Mcintosh Red,  Grimes Golden,  Newtown Pippin  Cox's Orange  Pippin  CRABS  CHERRIES  At $35.00 per 100  Black Republican,  Black Tartarian,  Royal Anne,  Lambert,  Bing.  PLUMS  Hyslop, At $25.00 per 100  Florence. Tragedy.  PEARS  At $40.00 per 100���Doyenne du Cornice  'Phone H2 or write  THE  PRIEST'S ORCHARD  P.O. Box 209 :: KELOWNA, B.C.  Prepare for  Hot Weather and Flies  Refrigerators   -     - all sizes  Ice Cream Freezers   ���    ���  Screen Doors -     -   ���    ���  Screw Windows   -   ���    ���  Coal Oil  and Gasoline  Stoves in  1, 2 and 3 burners  Price the Lowest  THE 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.  Telephone  Just About Now is the Right Time  to call in and renew your subscription to the " Record.'  Town and Country  Mrs. L. Dilworth and Mrs. J. W.  Jones returned Irom the coast  Tuesday.  Mr. Frank Sharpe, B.A., B.Sc., of  Windsor, N. S., stayed last week  end with Mr. J. B. Knowles, leav  ing Tuesday to join a survey party  at Merritt.  Mr. Bert Clegg who has recover-  ed somewhat from hia recent ill  ness left Tuesday for Liverpool.  Sixty dollars was the round sum  raised by the Ladies' Aid of the  Methodist church last week, part  of which will go towards a new  organ for the church.  The Baptist church Young Peo.  pie's Society announce that the last  meeting of this season will be held  Monday night next, and a large  gathering of u.embers and friends  is anticipated.  W. J. Curtiss, piano tuner will be  in Kelowna about May 26th.  Orders may be left with J. B.  Knowles, or at the furniture store.  A " good luck " tea was arranged  by a party of friends last week in  honor of Miss Eva Copeland,  whose marriage took place yesterday. The chief feature of this  novel gathering was a duster-hemming contest (which was won by  Miss Nettie Tait), the finished  articles being handed to Miss Copeland as a useful souvenir.  Mr. T. J. Howe of Rouleau, Sask.  manager of the Howe Land Co.,  was in town this week, motoring  out Tuesday with Mr. A. W. Dalgleish, an old school mate. Mr  Howe was well pleased wilh the  progress the district ib making.  There seems to be no end to the  increase in automobile.. Messrs.  Dalgleish & Glenn have a shipment of three of the well known  "Hudsons" on the way���all sold,  the purchasers being Dr. Boyce,  Dr. Gaddes and F. E. R. Wollaston for the Belgo. Canadian Lands  Co.  The secretary of the Hospital  acknowledges with thanks contrib  utions received in the month of  April:  Mrs. Barclay, eggs.  Mrs. Willits, cream and butter.  Mrs. Bover, cut flowers.  Mrs. Reekie, apples.  Owing to his rapidly increasing  business, Mr. J. Levitt has been  compelled to secure assistance- in  handling the many enquiries for  local property which he is called  upon to deal with, and has engaged Mr. A. R. Robinson of Vernon,  who arrived by Tuesday's boat.  Never was rain more heartily welcomed than the refreshing showers which fell Monday night. It  means thousands of dollars in the  pockets of local farmers.  The plans of the new "Lakeside"  subdivision of the Grand Pacific  Land Co., are now completed and  are being forwarded to Winnipeg  this week. The layout of the property is a most attractive one, and  the various lots will no doubt find  ready purchasers.  Ensign W. Richardson of the  Salvation Army waa in town during  the week and feels grateful to the  people of Kelowna for their generous support to the Self-Denial  fund for the benefit of the general  social work of the Salvation Army.  A striking instance of the wonderful modern facilities for communication with distant parts ol the  world was furnished last week. Mr.  Chas. Gowen wired the news of  hia father's death to a brother in  the Old Country, receiving back a  reply within 24 hours.  Mr. J. B. Knowles is exhibiting in  his window a monster shark's  mouth brought home by Mr. Rembler Paul, from California.  Poor appetita ia a sure sign of impaired  digestion. A few doses of Chamberlain's  Stomach and Liver Tablets will strengthen  your digestion and improve your appetite.  Thnuaanda have been benefitted by taking  these tablets.   Sold by all doalers.  SUMMER JEWELRY  Our New Goods are coming in  daily. Among the latest to arrive  are:���  H��t Pitu from SOc. upward  Dutch Collar Pim5oc. to 11.5o  Waist Pins from 25c. to 2.5o pr  Black and Pearl Beads  From 5oc. to $10  J. B. KNOWLES  J.w.l.r      .   .      KELOWNA.  PROFESSIONAL AND  BUSINESS CARDS  BURNE & TEMPLE  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, etc.  KELOWNA, :: B.C.  R. B. KERR  Barrister  and Solicitor,  Notary Public.  KELOWNA. :: B. C  C. Harrey, B.A., Sc, C.E., D.L.S., B.C.L.S..  and B.C.L.S.  CHARLES   HARVEY,  CIVIL ENGINEER and   LAND  SURVEYOR.  Kelowna,    B. C.  Phone 147. P.O. Boa 231  RICHARD H. PARKINSON  BRITISH COLUMBIA LAND  SURVEYOR.  CIVIL ENClNEER  P.O. BOX  137  KELOWNA  Dr. J, W. Nelson Shepherd  DENTIST  r. 0. Boa 146 'Pbona Si  Corner Peneozi Street and  Lawrence Avenue.  COLLETT BROS.  LIVERY AND DRAY  Horses bought and sold on commission. Dray meets all C.P.R.  boats. All kinds of heavy team  work. 'Phone 20.  JOHN CURTS  CONTRACTOR 6c BUILDER  Plans and Specifications Prepared  and estimates given for public: Build-  ings.Tov/n and Country Residences  JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA  PHONE No. 93  W. T. ASHBRIDGE  CIVIL ENClNEER  Assoc. Mam. Can. Soc. C. E       Gradual. Toionlo  University  Waterworka and Saw.rag. Sy.trin.. Pumpini and  Lifhtini riant., Cor.ct.te Con*  ���tin. linn. ate.  KELOWNA, :: B. C.  PIANOFORTE  MR.  HAROLD  TOD   BOYD  Eih.bit.onsi Rov��l College   of   Muaic,  and lately  with Kendrick ryne,  Mm. Doc, Orgsnltt of tho  Cathedral, Msnchsitsr, Eng.,  RECEIVES   PUPILS  At the Studio, Trench Block, Kelowna.  Mueic  ol   every  deacriptton  mpplied.  P.O Box 437.  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   Gents' Rubber  Heels  ol the Best Makes  J. M. CROFT  Bootmaker.  All hinds of Repairs  BERNARD AVENUE,  KELOWNA.  DAV1ES & MATHIE  Ladies' and  Gents' Tailors  PENDOZI STREET  Repairing and Pressing  promptly attended to.  THE  Royal Bank of Canada  HEAD OFFICE   .    Montreal, Quebec.  NEW YORK OFFICE - 65. William St.     LONDON OFFICE (Eai.) - 2,Uai,kBIJa..,Prmc~aS<.  Capital Paid Up   ���   $6,200,000     Reserves   ���   $7,200,000  Total Assets over     ���      $109,000,000  -   Bank by Mail   -  Account! can be opened and operated by mail.    Write for particulars, we ahall  be glad to explain.  THE  SECRET  OF  WEALTH  lies in theae four letters  S - A  E  Start  a  Savings   Account   to-day.     Deposit   regularly  and   watch it  grow.  Deposits of  One Dollar and upwards received.  Secure one of our SAFETY DEPOSIT BOXES and place your  valuables beyond peril or danger of fire.  Lodged in absolutely fireproof safe.  Kelowna Branch  H. F. REES, Manager.  Branches and correapondent* throughout the world.  P. BURNS & Co., Ltd.  Wholesale and Retail  MEAT MERCHANTS  Fresh Meat  Daily  Full supply of Hams and Bacon  Fresh Fish in season  W. LUDLOW, Manager  KELOWNA  Phone 135  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  Thia  ia  tho  Roberta Motor Co.'a  FIVE YEAR GUARANTEE:  " We guarantee that Roberta Motora will not back-fire.  We guarantee that each and every Roberta Motor ia thoroughly tested on  a propeller, that it is in perfect running order and has developed ita full rated  horsepower before ahipment.  We further guarantee Roberta Motora against all defects of material or  workmanship for five years from date of purchase, and wilt replace any  defective part upon return of the part to our factory properly marked, freight  or express prepaid."  See jas~r7campbell  Or call  in " Record" office for descriptive booklets  Ideal Fruit Soil. Abundance of Water.  Close to Town and Market.  There ia only one GLENMORE. Don't miaa tho op.  portunlty of eelecting a few acres of this desirable  property.  If you wish a cheap building lot or an acre of land call on ua and wo will  show you our subdivision  ���   WOODLAWN   ���  Just four blocks from tha centre of the town.     Prices low.    Terms atey,  monthly payments if ao desired.  Fire Insurance  We represent only tha beat board companiaa.  The Central Okanagan Lands. Ltd.  KELOWNA. B.C. Thuradai), Mat) '.in  Orchard Oitig 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-O-LITE"  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 I, 2 or 3 Ii. 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.  5/    =��������"}����.;     ^A''  to Remain hapjiy the new- eou~  hle ntuM have a ehee\4ul and  attractive home, ouh, ItAnitvhe  inbtPieb doth hahhine&d and eom-  hM-one ConfteiMMeX oihebhetual  Slite. \H a\e anloa<iinf a ea\  o4dJMMW~\oom ia\n\Xa\e in iamed  and nUteion (ieu^n^. jAieeb a\e  lovtoh than eve\.  KELOWNA FURNITURE CO.  " We Make Htrntt Happy."  President of G.N.R.  Penticton  Visits  Commenting on the visit to  Penticton of prominent officials  of the G.N.R., the "Herald " says :  Ihe visit to Penticton of Louis  W. Hill, president of the Great  Northern Railway Co., and seven  of the most prominent officials of  his Btaff, lends color to rumors that  have been afloat for some time  past, with respect to the intention  of the southern railway magnates  to extend the track into British  Columbia, and through to the coast  at an early date. The statement  made by premier R. McBride on  March 18 last, that "J. J. Hill, of  the Great Northern, was also waking up, and it was on the cards  that the line would be continued  shortly from Oroville lo Penticton ;  in fact he might assure his audience  that construction might be commenced at once," was hardly considered at the time to be more  than an election cry. But evidence  has been forthcoming in the  renewed activity of the Hill directorate in pushing on work in the  Wenalchee valley, that the premier  was fully aware of the value of his  prediction. It is on the tapis that  grading from Oroville north, will  start immediately. This fits in with  the statement of president L. W.  Hill during his brief visit. " We  are out," he asserted emphatically,  " to do the best we possibly can  for the fruit growers of the Okanagan valley, and will shortly send  in men to report on trade conditions who understand the country."  With the growing traffic in the  valley and the increased fruit production, additional transportation  will be welcomed. With three  railways through the valley prospects are bright for the inhabitants  of this portion of British Columbia.  Death of King of Denmark  King Frederick VIII. of Denmark  died unaccompanied and un-  attended in a street in Hamburg,  Germany, last week of apoplexy.  The king was travelling incognito  on his return from a long trip to  the south, where he had been  convalescing after a seiious attack  of inflammation of the lungs. With  the queen and royal suite he took  quarters at the Hamburghof Hotel  About IU o'clock at night the  king left the hotel unaccompanied  for his usual stroll befoie retiring.  He had gone only a short distance  when he was overcome in the street  by a sudden attack of apoplexy  He fell unconscious to the pavement and died instantly. Not  being recognized as a person of so  great prominence his body was  rushed to the nearest hospital in  an automobile, and was there fourd  later by a partv who had set out  in search.  WATER NOTICE  For  a  License'to'Store   or   Ptn  Back Water  Notice is hereby given that Central  Okanagan Lands, Ltd., of Kelowria, B.C.,  will apply for a license to store or pen  back Two Hundred and Ten (210) acre  feet of water from Mill Creek, ft stream  flowing in a westerly direction and emptying into Okanagan Lake at Kelowna. The  water will be stored in a reservoir of 2,500  acre feet capacity, built at head of Mill  Creek, and will be used for irrigation purposes as authorized under a notice of application for a license to take and use  water posted herewith on the land described as S.E. quarter Sec. 22, Tp. 23,  Osoyoos Div. of Yale Dist.  This notice was posted on the ground  on the 25th day of April, 1912. The application will be filed in the office of the  Water Recorder at Vernon.  Objections may be filed with the said  Water Recorder or with the Comptroller  of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings,  Victoria, B.C.  CENTRAL OKANAGAN LANDS, Ltd.,  Applicant  By A. K. Mitchell, Agent  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 & Saturdays  Leaves Kelowna 11 a.m.  Leavei Westbank' 11.30 a.m.  BEAR CREEK SERVICE,  FRIDAYS  Leaves Kelowna 10 a.m., 4.30 p.m.  Leaves Bear Greek 10.30 a.m., 5 p.m.  TERMS CASH  JAMES I. CAMPBELL  "Phone No. 108  WATER NOTICE  For a License  to Take and  Use  Water  Notice ia hereby given that Central Ok  anagan Lands, Ltd., of Kelowna, B.C., will  apply lor a license to take and use 210  acre feet ol water out ol Mill Creek, which  flows in a westerly direction through  Kelowna Irrigation Co.'a reservoir and  empties into Okanagan Lake, at Kelowna.  The water will be diverted at Kelowna  Irrigation Co.'s headgate and will be used  for irrigation purposes on the land described as S.E. quarter, Sec. 22, Tp. 23,  Osoyoos Div. ol Yale Dist.  This notice was posted on the ground on  the 25th day ol April, 1912. I'he applica-  tion will be filed in the office of the Water  Recorder at Vernon.  Objections may be filed with the said  Water Recorder or with the Comptroller  of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings,  Victoria, B.C.  CENTRAL OKANAGAN LANDS, Ltd.,  Applicant  By A. K. Mitchell, Agent  Leave it Alone  John V/anamaker, the New York  and Philadelphia retail merchant,  on one occasion said :���  " II there is on earth anything  that a quitter should leave alone it  is advertising. To make a success  one must be prepared to stick to  it, like a barnacle on a ship's  bottom. Advertising doesn't jerk ;  it pulls. It begins very gently at  first, but the pull is steady. It is  likened to a team pulling a heavy  load. A thousand spasmodic, jerky  pulls will not budge the load,  while one-half the power in steady  effort will start and keep it moving."  Canada possesses no fewer than  537 telephone companies.  The s.s. Okanngan is now using  the new wharl at Penticton.  Floods on Penticton creek have  done considerable damage.  The Penticton council have  struck the tax rate for the present  vear at I 7J mills. This is '��� mill  less than last year.  The official vote of over 500  Methodist churches on church  union shows a percentage of almost ten to one in favor.  Rev. G. H. Rnley, the newly appointed Methodist president of  conference, is an Englishman by  birth, having been born in Barnsley  Yorkshire.  Steady progress is being made  on Kootenay Central construction  and steel is now being laid from  the Golden end. The new steel  bridge over the Kicking Horse is  almost completed.  There never was a time when.people  appreciated the real merita of Chamberlain's  Cough Remedy more than now. Thia is  ahown by the increase in sales and voluntary testimonials from persons who have  been cured by it. If you or your children  are troubled with a cough or a cold give it  a trial and become acquainted with it good  qualities.   For sale by all dealers.  WATER NOTICE  For   n   License   to   Store   or    Pen  Back   Water  Notice is hereby given thai Francis  Edward Wollaston, of Kelowna, B.C., will  apply for. n license to store or pen back  Thirty Nine 09) acre feet of water from  Mill Creek, a stream flowing in a westerly  direction and emptying into Okanagan  Lake at Kelowna. The water will be  stored in a reservoir of 2,500 acre feet  capacity, built at head of Mill Creek, and  will be used for irrigation purposes as  authorized under a notice of application  for a license to take and use water posted  herewith on the land described as parts of  Lots 30 and 40, D.L. 140, Osoyoos Div. of  Yale Dist.  This notice was posted on the ground  on the 26th day of April, 1912. The  application will be filed in tlie office of the  Water Recorder at Vernon.  Objections may be filed with the   said  Water Recorder or with   the  Comptroller  of .Water   Rights,   Parliament   Buildings,  Victoria, B.C.  FRANCIS EDWARD RICHMOND  WOLLASTON, Applicant  WATER NOTICE  For a License to Take and  Use  Water  Notice is hereby given that Francis  Edward Richmond Wollaston, of Kelowna.  B.C., will apply for a license to take and  use 39 acre feet of water out of Mill Creek,  which flows in a westerly direction through  Kelowna Irrigation Co.'s reservoir and  empties into Okanngan Lake at Kelowna.  The water will be diverted at Kelowna  Irrigation Co.'s headgate and will be used  for irrigation purposes on the land described at parts of Lots 39 and 40, D.L.  140, Osoyoos Div. of Yale Dist.  This notice was posted on the ground  on the 26th day of April, 1912. The  application will be filed in the office of  the Water Recorder at Verncn.  Objections may be filed with   the   said  Water  Recorder or with the  Comptroller  of   Water   Rights,   Parliament   Buildings,  Victoria, B.C.  FRANCIS EDWARD RICHMOND  WOLLASTON, Applicant  Sutton's Seeds  ORDERS TAKEN NOW FOR  Cut Flowers  Carnations  Chrysanthemums  Violets  H. LYSONS  Kelo  Greenhouse.  An ad. in the "Record''  it the hall-mark of a progressive  business.     Insist   upon   people  knowing you're there  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  ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE OF  CANADA, HALIFAX, N.S.  I'he next examination for the entry of  Naval Cadets will he 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 Ist October  next.  Candidates must be between the ages of  14 and 16 on 1st 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 Cruiser, 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.  AUCTION SAE:  at residence of  S. E. PHILP  Corner Ethel st. 6c Laurier av.  Wednesday, May 29th,  At 10 a.m. sharp  All the contents of house  House   will   be   open    for   inspection]  May Mill, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  J. C. STOCKWELl    ���   Auctioneer  SYNOPSIS OF COAL  MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion in  Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the  Yukon Territory, the North-weat Territories, and in a portion of the Province of  Britiah 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  if sections, and in unsurveyed territory the  tract applied for shall be staked out by the  applicant himself.  Each application must be accompanied  hy 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 furnish the Agent with sworn returns accounting for the full quantity of merchantable  coal mined and pay the royalty thereon. If  the coal mining rights are not being operated, such returns should be furnished at  least once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining  lights only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface  rights may be considered necessary for the  working of the mine at thr 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 Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���Unauthorized publication ol this  advertisement will not be paid for.  Lame back is usually caused by rheumatism of the muscles of the back, for which  you will find nothing better than Chamberlains Liniment.   Sold by all dealers.  A Photograph  of the Children  will be a pleasure now and  a delight to you in years to  come. Your absent friends,  too, will appreciate such i.  picture.  Bring the little ones down to  GRAY'S STUDIO  ROWCLIFFF.  BLOCK  Jl specialty Is made of child studies  Open Thurs., Friday & Saturday,  From 10 till 5  "Ph.  194  Office Crowley Block  P. O Box 12 !  E. ENGLAND  BUILDER  Decorating & General House Repairs i  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.  An advt. in the "Record"  really costs you nothing ���it  pays for itself.  - Thursday, Nay ��3  Ths Orchard Citu Rtwsrd  Lire-Giving  Dxygen  Oxygen is nature's own  fejuvenator ��� without it  we would not live. It  seeks and destroys all decayed matter, banishes all  foul odors and renders all  things scientifically clean.  When properly applied  to the skin it keeps the  pores open, renews the life  of the skin tissues, re  moves discoloration by  the sun and wind, heals  any abrasions or sores, tiny  or great.  |Tiat ii one of the reasons  ray Nyals' Face Cream  ft such a good thing.  A big pot for a quarter  \ I Wits I Co.  )RUGGISTS and STATIONERS  Kelowna,     B. C.  I PHONE 19  Marble Made From Ashes  All the world knows that ashes  are the last solid residue of combuf-  tion and compose the essence of  earthly materials, minerals, salts,  potash, soda, phosphates, etc. The  uses to which ashes may be put  have not been supposed various ;  they serve in the preparation of  various lyes, sometimes to improve  the character of the soil, under certain conditions in the manufacture  of brick, always with a view to  furnishing some desired chemical  property, but these applications of  ashes are always secondary.  Recently a German engineer has  invented a way to transform ashes  into marble of exceptional beauty  which is su seep tabic to the highest  polish. He refuses to divulge the  secret, though large inducements  have been made to him by owners of marble quarries. It is a matter chemical synthesis, of course,  but it is said that the only visible  apparatus is a small gas stove together with what resembles a copying presB. With these implements  plus the secret he holds, he has  manufactured a medium sized slab  of marble in half an hour.  The death took place last Thursday at Victoria of Miss Agnes  Deans Cameron, the well known  writer and traveler, who passed  away at half past ten in the morning, death being due to pneumonia  following an operation for appendicitis.  The Canadian Gazette contains  a notice that a meeting of the  shareholders of the Royal Bank is  to be held in Montreal on July 3.  The shareholders will be asked to  approve the by-law increasing the  capital stock of the bank from ten  to twenty-five million dollars.  Every member of the crew of  the steamship Olympic, which sail"  ed for New York last week after a  long hold-up because of a wrangle  over life-saving precautions, was  drilled in launching life-boats and  collapsibles before the vessel sailed.  The Olympic carried a total of 44  life boats, collapsible boats and  fe rafts.  Now is the time to get rid of your rheumatism. You can do it by applying  Chamberlain'a Liniment, For sale by all  dealers.  Ferguson & Qiapman  REAL ESTATE  Office over Oak Hall  WATER NOTICE  For a   License  to  Store  or  Pen  Back Water  Notice is hereby given that Robert Mc  Kay. of Kelowna, B.C., will apply for a  license to store or pen back Three Hundred and Seventy Five (375) acre feet of  water from Mill Creek, a stream flowing  in a westerly direction and emptying into  Okanagan Lake at Kelowna. The water  will be stored in a reservoir of 2,500 acre  feet capacity, built at the head of Mill  Creek, and will be used for irrigation pur.  poses as authorized under a notice of application for a license to take and use  water posted herewith on the land dea-  cribed as West Half Sec. 10, Tp. 23,  Osoyoos Division of Yale Dist.  This notice was posted on the ground  on the 25th day of April, 1912. The appli.  cation will be filed in the office of the  Water Recorder at Vernon.  Objections may be filed with the aaid  Water Recorder or with the Comptroller  of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings,  Victoria, B.C.  ROBERT McKAY, Applicant  By Central Okanagan Lands, Ltd., Agent,  per A. K. Mitchell  WATER NOTICE  For a License to Take and   Use  Water.  Notice ia hereby given that Robert McKay, of Kelowna. B.C., will apply for a  license to take and uae 375 acre feet of  water out of Mill Creek, which flows in a  westerly direction through the Kelowna  Irrigation Co.'a reservoir and empties into  Okanagan Lake at Kelowna. '  The water will be diverted at Kelowna  Irrigation Co.'s headgate and will be used  for irrigation purposes on the land des-  scribed as West Half, Sec. 10, Tp. 23,  Osoyoos Div. of \ale. I  This notice was posted   on  the  ground  ou the 25th day of April, 1912.     The ap-1  plication  will be Bled in the  office of the ,  Water Recorder at Vernon. j  Objections may be Bled with the said  Water Recorder or with the Comptroller  of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings,!  Victoria, B.C.  ROBERT McKAY. Applicant  Central Okanagan Lands, Ltd., Agent,  per A. K. Mitchell  WATER NOTICE  For   a   License  to Store   or  Pen  Back Water  Notice is hereby given that Charles William Adam Tail, of London, England, will  apply for a license to store or pen back  One Hundred and Fifty.Five (155) acre  feet of water from Mill Creek, a stream  flowing in a westerly direction and empty,  ing into Okanagan Lake, near Kelowna,  B.C. The water will be stored in a reservoir of 2,500 ft. capacity, built af head of  Mill Creek and will be used for irrigation  purposes as authorized under a notice for  a license to take and use water posted  herewith on the land described as part of  S.E. quarter Sec. 29, Tp. 26, Oaoyooe Div.  of Yale Dist.  '.his notice was posted on the ground  on the 26th day of April, 1912. The application will be filed in the office of the  Water Recorder at Vernon.  Objections may be filed with the Water  Recorder or with the Comptroller of Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.  CHARLES WILLIAM ADAM TAIT.  Applicant  By F. E. R. Wollaston, Agent  Made to Measure  There are men in this town who would not buy a  ready-made suit. For such men we have the agency  for Fit Reform Made to Measure Clothes. We can  honestly recommend the garments made by this big  tailoring house and respectfully request you to come  in and look over the range of Suitings for Spring and  Summer.  WE  SHOW  NEARLY 400  LINES  The Oak Hall Clothing Co., Ltd.  WATER NOTICE  For a License to Take and Use  Water  Notice is hereby given that Charles William Adam Tait, of London, England, will  apply for a license to take and use 155  acre feet of water out of Mill Creek, which  flows in a westerly direction through  Kelowna Irrigation Co.'s reservoir and  empties into Okanagan Lake at Kelowna,  B.C.  The water will be diverted at Kelowna  Irrigation Co.'s headgate and will be used  for irrigation purposes on the land described as part of S.E. quarter Sec. 29, Tp.  26, Osoyoos Div. of Yale.  This notice was posted on the ground  on the 26th day of April. 1912. Ihe application will be Bled in the office of the  Water Recorder at Vernon.  Objections may be filed with the said  Water Recorder or with the Comptroller of  Water Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B.C.  CHARLES WILLIAM ADAM TAIT,  Applicant  By F. E. R. Wollaston, Agent  "CIVIL SERVICE  ACT"  The qualifying examinations for Third-  class Clerks, Junior Clerks, and Stenographers will be held at the following  !>laces, commencing on Tuesday, the 2nd  uly next: Armstrong, Chilliwack, Cumber,  and, Duncan, Golden, Grand Forks, Kamloops, Kaslo, Kelowna, Ladysmith, Nanai-  mo, Nelson, New Westminster, Peachland,  Prince Rupert, Penticton, Revelstoke, Ross-  land, Salmon Arm. Sumnierland, Vancouver, Vernon, and Victoria.  Candidates must be British subjects between the ages of 21 and 30, if for Third-  class Clerks ; and between 16 and 21, if  for junior Clerks or Stenographers.  Applications will not be accepted if  received later than the !5th June next.  Further information, together with application forma, may be obtained from the  undersigned.  Section 7 of the " Civil Service Act"  provides that temporary clerks and stenographers, who have not been regularly  appointed by Order in Council, must pass  this examination.  P. WALKER,  Registrar, Civil Service.  Victoria, B.C., 1st May, 1912. 24-29  S. T. ELLIOTT  R. A. COPELAND  ELLIOTT &COPELAND  Real Estate and Insurance Brokers  Room 2  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.  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   y.  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, May 23  The GREENHOUSES  RICHTER STREET  (Uctween Piejbytenonflinc.w F.iigli.h church..)  Tomato [Earliana]  Cabbage  Cauliflower, &c.  Plants  lor  Sale  [Bedding 'Plants  All  Plants  well Haidajned  and   Tramplst-tod  PALMER &R0GERS0N- Box 117  I ,l..���l,..,���.   .   88  [ WANTED!]|  Yes���but it's more than the  quality grocery, it has the lowest prices  for the highest quality in this community  Here are the freshest goods - the most exceptional  values. And at this store you get that courteous  attention and prompt delivery of your purchases, that  means pleasant quality in service.  You are cordially invited to prove every word  of thia. Call to-day and look over our extensive  stock or 'phone a trial order. Our quality  and prices will positively cause you to give us  your custom then   and always.  A   lew   specials   this   week     quality   in   everything  Choice Cooked i lams, 45c. Ib,  Fresh Strawberries,  25c. box  |     Choice    Bananas,    45c.   doz  I     Fresh   Fruil   of   all   kinds  K. F. OXLEY  Telephone   -   35  Watches  Watches  Watches  From $1.25 to $100  And we can satisfy v<��'i no matter  what prica you wish to pay (not  only regarding price, for "quality"  is our motto). Money cheerfully  refunded if articles sold by us are  not satisfactory. We have various  customers who are quite willing to  testify to the time-keeping qualities  of the watches we sold them. We  will do the same for you. A  square deal to every one.  W.M. PARKER tCOs.l'ftabS  Crowley Block - Box 316- Bernard Ave,  All repairs absolutely guaranteed  2 Cents per word, first insertion and  1 Cent per word each subsequent  insertion, minimum 25 Cents.  PINE WOOD FOR SALE  Delivered anywhere in city.    Apply  Sif Dalgleish fit Glenn  EGGS FOR HATCIIING  Egg* from the following pens, pure bred  poultry : Barred Rocks, White Wyandots,  S. C, Brown Leghorns, S. C. White Leg-  hums; Koae-combed Rhode Islund Reds,  Al�� Seed Potatoes. J. C. Stockwell. Bar-  naul Avenue. 15tf  FOR SALE  Imihanks'   Seed   Potatoes, $20 per ton.  'Phone CI I. Apply C. J. Duncan, Rutland.  20ff  FOR SALE  Good work team of young mares;   also  five tons of loose hay.   Apply M. Hereron.  22tf.  FOR SALE  (���enrral purpoae horse, about  1,200 lbs.  double or single,    P. W. Sutclirfe, Rutland.  22tf.  FOR SALE  Matched Team of mares.    Weight 2,500  lbs.   Apply S. T. Elliott. 23tl  FOR SALE  Thoroughbred Jersey Cow.   Good milker.   Apply Boa 254. 23tl  A. G. McKEOWN  KELOWNA  Agent for the  PENTICTON STEAM  LAUNDRY  Laundry despatched twice a  week.  |j    Prompt attention and careful  work.  EGGS  Buff Orpringtons - s.c. White Leghorns  The White Leghorn stock is as good  as you can get in the province. Ihe  price is low because I have 45 laying  hens thai are non-sitters, Averaging 2  sittings per day. Incubator lots $7.50  per 100 eggs. Please visit our poultry yards  D. W. SUTHERLAND  STRAYED  On the Cloverdale Range on 20th, 1912,  1 wo Sorrel Stallions, one with narrow  white stripe on face, and one with white  hind feet, left front foot white. Both animals unbranded and 2 years old. If not  claimed within 30 days will be sold to pay  expenses. T. Booth, Cloverdale Ranch.  23_-26_  "   FOR SALE  Lone Pine Cottage and 50ft. lot on Manhattan beach.   Apply Dr. W. H. Gaddes.  24-26  FOR SALE  One heavy Team, about 3,100 lbs.; also  6 Colts from  three years  down.    Apply  R. E. Harriss, Hawksdale Ranch.        24tf  FOR SALE  Cheap, Two well-bred Horses, 3  to 6  years old;   well   matched;   will   make  splendid team.    Apply Daniel McLean.  24-26  FOR SALE  Brown Team and Harness (stallion and  ; gelding), 4 and 5 years ,   3,000 lbs.    Well  ! broken in.   Reasonable cash offer.   W. IV,  | Kelowna. 25tf  TO BEEKEEPERS  Persons   wishing   to   dispose   of   early  i swarms   or   good, strong, healthy  stocks,  \ wi ile " D." " Record " Office. 25t(  THE PEOPLE'S STORE  Headquarters for the Economical Buyer  KR0CKERY KRASH K0MING  We  want   to  sell  off all  our  ("rockery and  want  to  sell  it  now.  To prove that we are in earnest about this matter you have only to look at the  following prices:  16 Dinner Sets at Two-Thirds their Value  All $17.50 Dirtier sett will be sold for $11.67  ��� $20         $13.34  All $22 Dinner Sell will be told for $14.67  ��� $25      ��� ��� ��� $16.67  All Dinner Sets at a Discount of 33 and one-third per cent.  43   Toilet  Sets  at  Three-Quarters   their  Value  20 Toilet Sets, 6 pieces each, regularly $2.25, to be sold at $1.69  23  Toilet Sets,   10  pieces each,  ranging in  price from $3.25 to $8.50 per set,  to be sold as follows:  All   $3.25  Sets to be  sold  for $2.44  ���      4.50  ���      3.38  ���      5.25    ���  3.94  ���      6.00    ���  ���      4.50  ���      7.00    ���  5.68  ���      8.50    ���  6.38  All  Toilet  Sett   at   a   Discount  of  25 per cent.  Besides  all  this  we  are  selling all  our  China  at  heart-breaking  prices,  as  we  must  get   it  sold  and   sold   soon  See  our  25-cent  table  of Cups  and  Saucers  ALL   SPECIAL   PRICES   ARE   FOR   CASH   ONLY  THOMAS LAWSON, LIMITED  Phones : Grocery, 214;     Dry Goods, 314;    Office, 143.  WANTED  Married Man, to work on ranch.     Must  be   good   milker.     Apply   R. II.  Stubbs,  Benvoulin.          25-27  FOR SALE  Work  Mare, about 1,200 lbs.     Suitable  for orchard work.     Apply J. J. Hall* Vernon Road. 24tf  GIRL WANTED  To assist with housework.    May sleep  at   home   if   preferred.    Mrs.   Ashbridge,  Glenn Avenue. ___   _ 26-27  FOR SALE  Good quiet Team, weight 2,500 lbs,  Cheap.   J. B. Fisher, P O. Box 158.   26-29  '    LOST  Last Saturday on the Vernon road,  between Cloverdale ranch and Kelowna,  lady's grey Sweater. Finder rewarded on  returning to Buhnan'a Ranch or "Record "  Office. 26lf_  LOST  Between   Knox    Presbyterian    church,  Kelowna, and Capt. Ridley's store, K. L. O.  bench, via Benvoulin, gold nugget Bracelet,  with pan of nuggets drop.  Liberal reward  " rk  *  26tf  tor return to Parker's Jewelry Store.  APPLICATION   FOR   LIQUOR  LICENSE  Notice is hersby given that at the next  statutory meeting of the Board of Licensing  Commissioners for the City of Kelowna, I,  Arthur Peabody, intend to apply for a  renewal of my license to sell liquor by  retail in the premises known as the Palace  Hotel, situated on the north aide of Bernard Avenue, between Waler Street anj  Pendozi Street, in the City of Kelowna, B.C.    25.28  Well Drilling  Parties  desiring   Wells  Drilled  or   prospecting for water, coal, ore or other formation, please write  H. S.  WAKE      -     Vernon  2io  FOR SALE  HOUSE, 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, contain.  ing 4 rooms, Bathroom and Pantry, with  either one-lhird, 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 l],-p, Fairbank Gasoline Engine.  I large Water Tank.  Phonograph and about 100 records in  gooe condition.  Apply to E. NEWBY  MODERN WOODMEN OF  AMERICA  KELOWNA GAMP 14398  Lodge maetinga held in the old School,  house Ist and 3rd Monday in each month.  P. BROOKE, Clerk.  Get in First on the New  Sub-Division  'LAKESIDE'  The plans of Lakeside Sub-division  are now completed mid on their way  to Winnipeg to be approved of by  the Grand Pacific Land Co., who are  offering this beautiful Lakeside Subdivision for sale on very easy terms  which will be made known to the  public on May 30th at my office  (Raymer Block).  Call and see blue prints now and  pick out your Lake Shore Lot or one  with assorted bearing fruit trees on  close to the Lake. Remember all  Lake Shore Lots face on Lake Shore  Drive. '  F. R. E. DeHART  Sole Agent   -   KELOWNA  Liberals Win Out in Quebec  Elections  There was a triumph (or the  Liberal party in Quebec last week  when the Couin government was  returned lo power wilh a relatively  greater majority than it had in the  last legislature. Of the seven new  seatx created by the redistribution,  the liberals gained four and the  conservatives two, while a labor  candidate won the seventh. The  new house will thus be composed  of 61 liberals, 16 conservatives, and  2 labor representatives, of whom  Montreal nnd Quebec city contribute one each. In the last legislature there were 58 liberals and 16  conservatives.  Kelowna Aquatic Association  NOTICE. Tenders are invited by the  Aquatic Association for the hire of their  tea rooms and lunch counters for the season of 1912.  Applications by letter must   be   in   thi  hands of the secretary, Mr. A. L, Meugens  stating  definitely  the  amount    they  are  willing to pay, not later than 31st of May.  A. EDWARDS, Manager.  City of Kelowna  Tenders for Clearing  Tenders for the clearing, grubbing and  levelling of 4.28 acrea in the city parlt will  be received by the undersigned up to 5  p.m. on Saturday, May 25th. Plans and  specifications may be aeen at the City  Clerk's office. The lowest or any tender  not necessarily accepted.  G. H. DUNN,  Kelowna, B.C, City Clerk.  May 10, 1912.  AUCTION SALE  At the residence of  DR. S. C.  RICHARDS  PENDOZI STREET  On SATURDAY, JUNE  1st  At 1.30 p.m.  Household Furniture, Horse, Buggy, Car1  and Harness  J. C. STOCKWELL, Auctioneer.  26-27  J. A. Bigger  BUILDER ��nd CONTRACTOR  Plus and Estimate* Fnrniihtd  Residence,   10  Lawrence Ave.  PHONE 91  Wilson Landing and  West Side Notes  (From our own cotrs.pondsnt)  Several of our residents are in  Vernon attending the James' trial  at the assizes.  A Church of England service  will be held at Mr. G. Reid's on  Sunday afternoon next.  The yellow peril is not serious  here at present, but look out for  French mustard and yellow mustard. These noxious weeds are  very difficult to exterminate.  For the benefit of strangers coming here it should be stated that  besides the big weekly mail boat  calling here as stated in the time  table in papers, there is also a flag  service for a boat on alternate  daya, or to bring in passengers on  these daya.  You do not require field glasses  or magnifying glasses to see what  intensive cultivation can do on a  ten or twenty-acre ranch; you  have only to look at Mr. J. Ball's  fruit t.ees at 4 years of age. If  reflects great credit on the wny the  land has been worked does the  splendid growth of trees and  flourishing appearance of things  generally.  Cold and rubies have been found  in small quantities in the brook  running through Naramata, known  as camp creek.  A. S. Dawson, chief engineer of  the departmentof natural resouraes  of the C. P. R, announces that contracts have been let for $100,000,-  000 worth of work in the irrigation  block. This work includes a concrete aqueduct to cost $500,000.  Other concrete structures will coat  $300,000. Not less than 30 steel  bridges will be erected at a cost of  $100,000. The new works will  irrigate one hundred thousand  acres.  A dispatch from the Old Country states that Premier McBride has  practically decided that the new  British Columbia provincial offices  in London will be either in the  Strand, near the Savoy hotel or in  the Aldwich area, most probably  the latter. Before finally deciding  he will consult Premier Borden regarding the intentions for the new  Dominion offices. Premier McBride says while they are about it  it is better to do the thing properly.  The scheme will probably cost a  quarter of a million dollars. Mr.  McBride had a confidential interview with Mr. Winston Churchill,  the first lord of the admiralty.  It  would   surprise  you to know of the  J treat good that ia being done by Chamber.  ains' Tableta. Darius Downey, of New-  berg Junction, N.B., writes: " My wife haa  been using Chamberlain's Tablets and  finds them very effectual and doing her  lota of good." If you have any trouble  with your stomach or bowels give them a  trial.   Sold by all dealera.

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