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VOL. I.   NO. 29.
KELOWNA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 1909.
$1.50 Per Annum?
City Council
Chief of Fire Brigade Creates Lively Discussion
Team t(J iPlay in Park. '
Baseball
A meeting of the city council
was held on Friday last, a full attendance of aldermen being present, the mayor in the chair.
The minutes of the previous
meeting having been read and
adopted the following correspondence was'filed,  i
A- letter from R. B. Kerr re
Meugen's accident.
Canadian Westinghouse Co.,
re installing plant.
Mayor DeHart explained that it
was advisable for the city to get
two wheel scrapers, as they were
badly needed for the old A. & T.
. grounds and Park.
• Aid. Elliott thought one might
be bought, but suggested trying to
borrow one from Mr. Stirling* or
" else a Government one. He knew
of three or four hand scrapers, and
was of the opinion that they might
do. They already belonged to the
city. - ■
_The Mayor and .several bf the
Aldermen did not know  of their
existence, and a «proposition was
set forth by Mr. Ball that an inventory should be  _.ade  of  the  city
property and kept in  the  council
chamber.     He also  suggested  a
brand being procured so  that all
. city goods could be branded with
the city's name. - The proposition
■   was immediately taken up  and - a
'motion was' carried that a branding
iron should be-ordered for branding the city tools.'
'   The  Mayor "explained  that the
^' race"___t had been surveyed and
"it was found necessary toTii&'U_r. a
./slough."'For this'work" a wheel
. .scraper was  necessary.* Jt .would
--also come in7handy7 for  .he park
.   and roads;   It was'agreed to  procure one at  once, and  to  fit up
box culverts, 2  feet-wide  and ^2
feet deep with a 2 inch  plank on
top.   The Mayor also  asked  Mr.
Bailey to have the road  running
alongside the track repaired so  as
" to allow traffic Jo pass in safety.'
Aid.   Cox   asked   if   the   new
Cannery was to be started, on..
The Mayor was of  the opinion
that it would start building soon,
but reports had been" sent about of
frozen crops,   and * nothing   had
been done inthe matter since that
-  view was taken of the situation.
The   question xof building the
power house was  next discussed.
It was set forth  that Mr.. Thomas
had plans for the walls ready, but
had not yet had  time  to  go  into
frame work.
. The Mayor waB of the   opinion
 thst  yr!_- ~ on * tH* foundstions.
could go ahead at once. As far as
he could see by the present plans
the door waa too far away from
the smoke stack. The plans were
to provide a galvanized iron .roof
and a sawdust bin, and carrier
would be provided to work by the
machinery of the power house.
A cement .flbor for the boiler room
was figured on, and the total cost
set out was $4,000, The matter
was left in the hands of Aid. Rowcliffe to see what he could do in
the way of starting* the foundations.
The next question raised was
the painting of the Exhibition
buildings which are now removed
into their place.
Aid. Elliott suggested a fire proof
paint being applied. But the rest
of the Aldermen thought the red
color would look ungainly and too
glaring.
1 - The. fylayor, wished to' explain
that • the building had- been repaired and that Mr. .Raymer had
had instructions to put in glass as'
soon as painting was completed.
Aid. Ball wished the word A. or
T. to be dropped in future in connection with the building, and that
it should in future be  called the
Exhibition building and grounds.
Aid. Elliott explained that   he
* had seen Mr. Samson' with reference to the account sentjn by him
. and had tried to adjust it, but- Mr.
Samson did not agree to any adjustment.   He explained  that the
, money was wanted for fixing up
the fire hall with linoleum.
Mr. Elliott thought that Chief
Hidson ought to be given another
room and that the whole fire hall
should be used by the fire brigade.
Aid. Ball pointed out to the
council that a time would come
when they would have to obtain a
larger safe. He suggested that as
various valuable papers were kept
in the ofnce.and the safe accommodation was not enough, a galvanized iron box might be procured
and placed in a position where it
would be easy to get at in case of
fire.
, A plan from Dr. Huycke asking
for the council's permission to build
a shed between Willitt's stable
and the ice shed, was referred to
the building inspector to make
arrangements.
The council then adjourned to
meet again on Monday, June .4th,
at 8 p.m.
' i
A meeting of the city council
was held in the council chamber
on Monday night. Acting Mayor
Bailey, Aldermen Rowcliffe, Ball,
Cox and Elliott being present. The
minutes of the previous meeting
having been read and adopted the
following correspondence was
dealt with.
Letter from T. W. Thomason, re
audit of accounts.    Filed.
' From Claude P. Jones, re  plans
of city park. ' _.    ~  ,    -
' 'Mr. Jones informed  the  council
in his letter that he was unable - to
compete for the'prize owing tbtu»
time being' too short.        , _-#
' The ' clerk   was , instructed   to
write asking for the return "of  the
plans.
An estimate for the concrete
foundations of the power house
was also read and filed.
Aid. Elliott called upon Chief
Samson, who was present, to explain why he would not accept
the adjustment of his account.
Chief Samson explained that a
certain agreement had been made
verbally with the council, which
made the charges legitimate, and
he could not see why-the account
could not be paid' as' sent in. •• His
salary had been agreed upon both
for watering the streets and for
looking after the fire hose.
By Aid. Cox it was explained
that no special amount was ever
agreed upon, but that- some provision ought to be made for the
care of the hose and the equipment in the fire hall. \
 Chief SamsQn_r,ointed_out that
his work had been heavy. He had
to look after the boots and waterproofs, and collect them after a
practice. He also had to hang up
the hose to dry. Last year, he
added, the hose had.not been hung
up and properly dried, consequently it had rotted.
Aid. Elliott was of the ppinion
that a quantity of the work was
done on the city's time, but the
chief explained it was all done
after five o'clock.
Acting Mayor Bailey"was of the
opinion that it was absolutely
necessary to have the hose- well
looked after, and this had been
done by Chief Samson after sprinkling the streets.
Aid. Elliott did not think the
street sprinkling contract had been
carried" out. He had not seen the
work done every other day as the
contract stated, and could .mention
four or five occasions when the
work was left undone. .
, Chief Samson did not know of
any- occasions, except when the
streets were not watered owing" to
rain having < fallen during .the day.
Aid. Ball thought that if they
were going to be sprinkled in that
way all the year through it w_s
not worth paying for".
Chief Samson went on further to
state that no charge had been
made for watering the park for'the
sports committee. ,
Aid. Ball said that had nothing
to do with the council; the - sports
committee had to pay for that and
the matter could not be dealt
with until it was put before the
council as a charge. He did not
think the council ought to pay for
aervices not rendered.
Mr. Samson said that there was
a mistake in the charge for false
alarms which would be rectified.
Aid. Ball and Elliott were willing
to give what was right but did not
like to be imposed upon.
Aid. Elliott said the fire brigade
had always appeared antagonistic
towards the ciiy council. He did not
know why, but from the start- the
fire brigade had thought they could
impose upon the council and practically run them.' He further
explained that the fire brigade gave
a certain amount of time to the
city, and- at the same time the
council were giving more than the
fire brigade.
Mr. Samson explained that at
Vernon, $1 a man is paid for
practice, $1 an hour for first hour
of fire and 50c. every subsequent
hour, and he thought some arrangement ought to be made to that effect here.
Aid. Elliott said he knew,* and
belonged to the Vernon Volunteer
Brigade when no such sums were
paid.
Aid. Ball suggested a^ grant being made.
Acting' Mayor Bailey thought
the discussion had better be disposed of. %
Aid. Ball explained that'in his
estimation the discussion was only
"with Mr..Samson, and not with the
Fire Brigade.    ,     _- »
Mrl Samson urged a decision.
Aid.   Bailey   said r the    council
would decide nothing further, and
therefore Mr. Samson -need - carry
no report away with him. ',
; Mr.-Eastman attended and asked
leave to grade a certain portion of
the park so as to provide for a good
baseball diamond, Aid. _ Elliott
wished to know if the .team would
like permission to use the exhibition grounds, but Mr. Eastman
thought the park more central and
the exhibition grounds practically
useless, except in the case of a holiday. Mr. Eastman was informed
that the matter would be taken up
again during the evening and he
would be advised. It was considered by the aldermen a good clean,
lively game and permission was
afterwards granted. '
Aid. Ball explained that a deputation consisting of Dr. Boyce,
Chief Hidson, and himself had
made .an inspection of the Royal
Hotel premises and had ordered a
cSsspool 8 feet by 18 to 24 feet to
be put in with a uniform ditch to
reach water line. This was on the
same plan as the Lake View property had been done.
Ald.Cox said MissMartin wished
to hold a strawberry feast in connection with the Methodist Church
Aid. Cox had given permission for
this to be
done
the
and_wish-_
same verified by the council.
Aid. Ball contended that permission should be given provided
there was an understanding that
the paper left was cleaned up.
The attention of the council was
next drawn to the cuttings which
were being hauled from the mill, it
being set out that several were
hauled through the street and
dropped off the wagofis. The following motion was carried:
Ball-Elliott—Attention having
been called to the state of Bernard
Avenue being littered with blocks
of wood, that Chief Hidson be instructed to require the party or
parties responsible for the same to
have these blocks removed within
24 hours of the chief's notice. Chief
Hidaon to be requested to keep a
close watch over this business with
a view to prevention in future.
Aid. Cox said that the plans of
Raymer's building had not been
submitted.
< Aid. Elliott thought the opera
house ought to be looked into as
there was not sufficient ventilation.
,. Aid. Cox in an animated speech
wished it to be known that he did
not a'gree with the report made in
the press, that the men employed
by the city should be cut down in
wages. He was -surprised at Mr.
Rowcliffe making mention of $1,50
a day, and pointed out that it was
impossible for a working man to
live' on such a wage.   He had sym
pathy with the working man and
thought that no work should be
contracted under $2.50 a day. He
had spoken to Mr. Clement, who
employed big labour and had
found that he paid $2.50 a day and
in some cases $2.75 for an extra
goocj man. Cox went on further
to say that if the city expects people
to work for $1,50 a day they will
soon have nothing but Chinamen
to work for them.
It was agreed to sell the rails
round the A. & T. Grounds for the
best price obtainable, the motion
being put as folluws:
Rowcliffe-Cox—That the chairman of the Agricultural and Recreation Grounds be authorized to
dispose of fence rails at.best price
obtainable.
The following acounts were referred to the finance committee to
be paid if found correct:
Kelowna Farmers' Exchange    $   28'80
Frank Russell   12 50
J. L. Doyle, Assessment salary   150 00
J. Humford  7 ..    '.      8 65
J. Rathenburg     10 00
Thompson Stationery Co     12 50
M. Wilde By-laws...      5 40
Collett Bros. Teaming          9 50
P. B. Willits & Co. Chloride of lime .     2 40
H.H Millie Phone and Telegraph...    12 98
Hop Lee, Washing jail blankets      3 25
Recreation Park Weekly Pay Roll   294 00
Chief Hidson attended and
asked for leave to haye a screen
door.   Permission was granted.
The chief was also asked to look
out for a newsroom, as hia-.quarter«
would soon be given over to the fire
biigade.
;The tender of C. G. Clement for
the foundation of the power house
was' discussed and it was decided
to ask him to quote for the work
by the cubic foot. The Police Report was held over until the next
meeting.    -       _
»   The   following    motions    were
carried:  - " .'
Rowcliffe-Cox—That the chairman of the Fire and Water Committee have Chief Hidson's room
provided with a screen door,
. Ball-Cox—That the acting Mayor
be empowered to sign cheques.,,
' Ball-Rowcliffe—That Aid. Cox's
name be added to the Light Com-
mittee'during the construction of
the power house.    . v"'
The speed of automobiles was
discussed, and it was decided to
pass the following resolution:
' Cox-Ball—That the counil request the drivers of motor cars to
drive with utmost care within city
limits, at a speed not to excee 10
miles an hour.
Elliott-Rowcliffe—That Mr. Eastman be given pel mission, to level
off a ball ground in the city park,
the same to be done to the satisfaction of the park committee and
that he be given permission to use
the city's' water to sprinkle the
grounds  for match games   under
fito    __iv_a_nfi_*_r_ _nF +1___  Hi___ £_1___    AX/a .AT
Committee.
The meeting then adjourned to
meet again at the call of the Mayor,
Baseball Match
Dr. C. Wright has decided to
leave for Chicago about July 1 st, He
is offering his automobile for sale
for $650.
The following programme has
been agreed upon by the city band
to play at the Strawberry Social, to
be held in the city park on Friday
evening, June 18th.
Conductor    and    Leader    F.   S.
Robertson.
March: "Siba" R.B.Hall.
Walter    v "The Social Whirl"
G. E. Holmes.
Selection: " Bohemian Girl"
Balfe.
Two Step: " The Hearts of Rome "
Ellis Brooks.
" Meditation "\
' \ C. S. Morrison.
Waltz: "Will You Love Me In
September" Gray.
,' " Old Homasteader "
Keifer.
Selection: VSongs of Ireland"
C. W. Bennett,
Two Step; " The High School Badets
.   Soiisa,
i God Save the King.
The whole will be given under
the. auspices of the Ladies' Aid of
the Methodist Church. The band
will be in attendance for the first
time this seaspn,
An interesting game of baseball
was witnessed last Thursday on
Dr. Boyce's field when the Kelowna team met Summerland in a stiff
tussle for victory.
During the afternoon the Summerland team arrived by the
"Naramata," and directly made
their way to the field of action. At
the start the score remained about
even, and very slow scoring was
the order of the day, but after the
sixth innings s Summerland forged
ahead, and made the home team
somewhat uneasy as to the result.
A good move was made byvJKel-
owna in the eighth, and at this
point the exciting part of the game
commenced, Kelowna regained
confidence and the forms of several of the players were seen stealing
bases. Eastman seemed to loose
his head, he played a good^ game
as pitcher, but lacked in batting
powers.
The Umpire, Mr. Daniels, was
several times needlessly approached • by the opposing team, but
eventually a satisfactory decision
was made in which Mr. Daniels
shined as a first-rate judge.
The opposing team certainly
played a good game, and evidently
came down with the idea of. beating their antagonists, perhaps with
a good .margin. This would have
been the eventual outcome of the
game had not Kelowna made, four
good well earned" runs in, the
eighth innings. The result-however fell in favor 'of Summerland
who played „ an excellent Jgame,
scoring ten.\_ runs 'against, .their
opponents nine. '
. The Summerland boys having
won, their game dined at the Lake
View Hotel.and .afterwards mem-
bers^of" hotht_earris attended the
show at the Opera House, where
they heard their doings severely
criticised by that inimitable comedian, Teddy -Webb..
. The fair sex were among' the
best rooters, taking quite an interest in the .game, and . severely
chastising (byword of mouth) those
that had the misfortune to make a
false strike or a miscalculation between the bases. Some • of the
best games in the large cities
could not have been more interest-,
ing or excitable than' that which
was played last Thursday.
Kelowna Beats Vernon in
Football Match.
Few spectators were present to
witness the football match between
Vernon and Kelowna in the city
park last Wednesday, but despite
the poor attendance a good game
was experienced. The'Kelowna
boys had the --est of the gamff
throughout, although it waa only
by good combination that they'
won the game. About six thirty
the referee blew his whistle and a,
hard tussle for supremacy ensued,,
The teams lined up as follows:
Goal
Backs
r.
'halfA'
c.
half
I.
half   .
o.
right
in.
right"
c.
forward
in.
left
o.
left
Vernon
-    Phair _
Simmonds
* Feathers''
Nicholson
Morrell „,
Howell ■
Leigh
McQyiston
Dicker
Smith  ''
Seymour
Kelowna
Finch,'
Hudson.
'- Qjjinn    -
Petmann''
H.Lee.
.Whitridge
D. Lloyd,
G, Smith i "*
t Davies  "'
Scholl-
Willis
San Francisco Opera Company
The San Francisco Opera Co.
gave a first rate performance of
Florodora before a crowded house
last Thursday. The play was acted
under difficulties, and many of
the scene luxuries that usually   at-
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tend hrst-class productions, had to
be foregone because the hall had
not yet been supplied with suitable
machinery for holding the scenery.
The scene which remained the
same throughout the production
was constructed from pieces of
"Queen Esta," "She Stoops to Conquer" and the "Pirates of Penzance," all local shows given here
in which the management found
use for the machinery.
The chief character was Mr.
Teddy Webb, a favorite in' these
parte ,and ' a first-class comedian.
He was ably supported by his
wife, Miss Amy Leicester, as Lady
Holywood, who sang her song
Tact" in full operatic strain. Another success was scored by Miss
Mabel Day as Dolores, her song
"The Queen of the Phillipine
Islands" being encored several
times.
Mr. Teddy Webb as Tweele-
punch, was inimitable, the jokes he
made to a crowded house kept
everyone in roars of laughter. His
skit on the baseball boys was very
amusing, and owing to the Summerland team being ' present,
brought the house down. The
Company have a long, tour ahead
of them lasting over fourteen
weeks.
Mr. and Mrs. Webb have signified their intention of "rusticating"
It was not long before G. Smith '. ';
scored an easy goal for Kelowna,
and goaded on by   their fire, hi-    v"
umph the  home   boys   put  their, '  h
heart and soul into the game. The',
ball travelled from one goal to',the , -.- \\
other, but it .appeared ,aa_ though    "'•
Vernon missed the ball, and.-.'gave ;*.'']
their opponents what should.hot,V*  ",
have fallen tov them. ^ At orte time v.
the ball wi» 'dangerously ae_urthe "   *"
Kelowna goal,, but a good save .by ^, I ^
Finch, saved the situation.   In f.the-\ *^.
latter part of the first half KefownaJu - i.
8Core^;a?a.ubtfulA goal, Ue}._a_;>'-
Barely crowing the1 goal line,fne4e£yd,;
theless the ireferee gave his Heci_on! * A' X
in favour.of a. goal. :A slightdel-ry:; -^
owing^to'ik split in the ball oceuredL>'-~ V
but du-Lnt-tcause mqcEnincoiiven.  v.. ._
ience/^-^.7       &*£??*^i&yj*4
1 In'&e^ri&a hatt Kelowia^kad^- '<^j
to play up „ill,\ anct. consequently !,,-;''.'
put more eh_rgy_nta the game..'It "   ^ -
was not long before Vertqn.fcored7^,-;
one of these good solid, goal* ofr -V"'
which there is^ no dispute..\The "|   .
game after this point _<£ted'1ehhr..yr.   ...
with Kelowna.    They- passed the - X __
Vernon goal, and .playedc aVicora-V>'-*
bination, only met within first fclaBB ._'. "
matches : lingered"pit .by-yernpn's^^-v
goal at the start of the secUnd-naif,     _^)
and by the' fact -that"-.they were1:.;•£
playing up hill; and  against win'cl,," „$■'
the team went hammer'and tongs - -
into the game.   To single; owt. .theN
good players would be a hard task'.,
as all were in excellent form faults?;
1_
are more easily pointed .out'
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Hudson as,usual put his energy';-*^!
into the game, and. made - seyenJ-V^S
frantic   rushes - forward'lWith  the;'.'^||
ball, leaving his-post' of~'full-_'ac_;\?$?
to bejooked after by * hisApeatnct^'^y^-
F. Quinn.    He is certainly a handy'; ,<£'
man in any portion  of the field, VC<'-|
but ought not to forsake his, post.~a__
irTor^erTo-iolhe wprk7>nne_e.t- .77""
half and the forwards.'. Pettman
playing right-half put"."up .-a good .^1
game,   keeping, in „his.-, position- H:
throughout the. game. ;fiThe./oij».<'
looker was at once taken with  the "7;'; f!|
way each opponent was"-harkeH,"%^
an art in  football  that .Very'few, '~K-
except professional teams,- are responsible   for.     D. LJoyd'tnade
some very fine centre-'passes, 'that,'
ought  to  have  been - taken rbyf".
Davies at centre forward.' Several"
good tries for a goal ""were __.de'
by Lloyd, while Williss on the but-
side left wing made .several -gqqd
passes, finally,scoring a good goal:. V£
with a well judged shot;   *, / , - J^r, ;||
'  The game which did "not. finish y£
until  8  o'clock" was '; mtaattintf i, y
from start to (finuii^^md/ig-verur^
onlookers pronounced'it, the;-, best7f7||
they had seen inj the\\vall^^_i>r^?|
some time.   The' score 'wntuafljtVjjA'1
l|| -  —r. _ _.*..  „_     .   k     *. __.___(     S£__
recorded   was   3-1
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THE ORCHARD CITY RECORD
Published every Thursday at th* Office,
Kelowna, B.C.
JOHN LEATHLEY, Editor.
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Subscription $1,50 per annum.
Tt- United Statu $2.00 per annum.
Advertising rates upon application.
a bad name in the sight of its
employees, and would not be a
good start for a  new  concern
The Westbank Sawmill is
now turning out lumber in
great quantities, and a talk with
the manager, Mr. Meurling,
brings forth the fact that no
less than twenty-two men are
engaged by the mill itself,
while some fifty or sixty families are located about the
townsite. It is possible that
this burgh will grow into quite
a large centre before many
years have gone by.
At present the conditions of
transportation are very difficult, and it would seem as
though the little town is ignored by the C.P.R. officials. The
best way to reach the locality
is by way of Hall's Landing, a
point that the C.P.R. boat does
not touch. It prefers to
stop at Gellatly's. Here, for
some reason, a padlocked gate
is stretched across the road
that leads to and from the
Westbank townsite, and should
a team wish to come to or from
that point it is bound to travel
via Hall's Landing, and thence
by way f of Z tKe foreshore to
Gellatlay's, or else travel the
roundabout route to the ferry
landing.   Taking into considr
./eratidn'vth^
road runs direct from Hall's
Landing to V(.estbank, it is a
wonder thatthe G.P.Rv boats
do not "touch there in preference to .stopping where a pri-
Tyate road is blocked by a' padlocked gate and direct team
communication shut off. The
traffic from Gellatlys. is practically nill, while a connection
at Hall's Landing would be a
boon to Westbankites, both for
their provisions and general
transportation.
Communications ■>.
Under this bending c.mmiiiiicaHona'icill
be receicod upon any subject of interest.
Letters must be signed, be brie., scold
personalities. The Editor does not nec-
e.Bar illy endorse opinions gicen beloio.
Editor Orchard City Record
Dear Sir:
Could you tell me the best way
to can peas so that they will keep
for a long time. I have tried the
many different ways advertised in
books, but have found them to be
useless if the peas have to be kept
for a long time.
Thanking you in anticipation,
A Lady Reader
N.B.—We have not the desired
information at hand, perhaps some
of our readers will help by giving
a reply.—Ed.
"'rHBffi"-WWy»'"««'*few.-B»awc_»-
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Tke report given by the
M-iybr to Aid. Cox, with Vek.
erehce to, the new Cannery on
Manhattan beach will not be
received very favorably by the
majority of farmers; The conditions that were set but in the
early spring, the display of
==pIans^and^the=submission=of
tenders, together with the report thatthe building was to
be finished by the first of June,
in many cases prompted farmers to put in a larger acerage
of tomatoes, small fruits and
vegetables, ih the hope that
they wpiald be repaid for their
trouble, and would get higher
prices for their gooojs. Now,
although the report goes that
the Cannery may start building thia year it cannot be ready
|$i|jtar.thes tomato crop, and a glut
|^^bf^^iis,;^riety of-fruit: is likely.
ltli;T!ie.:;fro^^
idii&tpra of the new Cannery
did^hot do
Kelowna, B.C., June 14, '09
Editor Orchard City Record
Dear Sir,
In the report of the city council
meeting in your last issue I notice
that Alderman Rowcliffe stated
that he had men working for him
at $1.50 per day, exclusive of
board and lodging and that they
were glad to work for this rate
of pay.
In the case in question Aid.
Rowcliffe managed to obtain labor
at the above rate by getting greenhorns fresh out-N from the Old
Country, who had not been in this
country long enough to be acquainted with the rate of wages
and the cost of living here. These
men getting an offer of work were
glad to accept same without
further enquiries.
Another instance of this method
of employing fresh arrivals is
shown in the case when the worthy
Aid. got men to clear bush at $15
per acre, he being well aware that
no man could do this and make a
living wage. The usual price for
this work is $25 to $3.0 per acre.
How. would Aid. Rowcliffe himself
like to work for such a wage?
Would it he possible to pay board
and lodging in this city, let alone
putting'any thing aside for a rainy
day; on the above mentioned sum ?
When the City Tathers set the
example of this method of sweated
labor they are opening the door to
aliens entering the city, and driving out the respectable hard working man. The business men in their
own interests and that of the
ratepayers know that cheap labor is the dearest in the long
run and such labor reduces the
expending capacities of the city.
TYours truly,
7      ' A Working Man.
HENRY'S-
Garden Tools
i^ Spraying      s|
Bees Supplies 7
;.'. Fruit and Ornamental tress, home
grown, hardy, tested and proven.
Our trees do not have to be fumigated; .- "'.
____jThey^«r«_grown an. the- only— part=
of the continent  not "infested   with
the San Joia scale.
157 Page Catalogue Free.'"'■:'.
M.J. HENRY     :
Oresnhouas and Seedhouse "'
3010, Westminster Rd.
VANCOUVER, B.C.
Branch Kurasry • South Vsncouesr
•NURSERIES
iflpSHvaiye their plans, did not do
^K^fhe5;amount of damage ;report-
plSSfflji^ywllfe^lthatthey
Royal Hotel     City Lots and Fruit Farms
pf^8e_m#__rd;.tQ.-ee a^iot or trait ;
pl^peg^if^r/tl^^rit^bf    J. E.7WHEELER,  Prop
f|§|Mn_-^&^ ;yy>y;'^y-.. 'yyy-:-'
||S^||J^ipiwe5|o8^t^ork
Facing the Wharfe.
If you Want Your Jams to keep, they
should be put up with
a.ne - 5"agar
All B. C. Sugar Refining Company's Products
Consist Solely of Pure CANE SUGAR.
MANUFACTURED AT VANCOUVER,  B C   BY
___* British Columbia Sugar Refining
Company, Limited.
The Kelowna Manufacturing Co.
Window Sashes Hot-bed Sashes
Office and Store Fittings
SIGN WRITING AND LETTERING o. all descriptions.
•Windoio Frosting, etc.
We have just made considerable additions to our premises, including a
seasoning shed for lumber. Having purchased a quantity of No. I clear
Pines and Fir we are in a position to execute orders with despatch, shrinkage
inseparable from the use of seasoned wood, will be avoided.
Place your orders early. We shall be pleased to quote prices on any
work required. -^-"
Corner of Lawrence and Pendozi Streets.
CALL AND SEE US.
Cook in Comfort
You cannot do this unless you have one of - our
new Hollow Wire Feed Stoves, a sample of
which can be seen at our extensive workshops.
The usual gasoline stove has always been attended with a certain amount of danger from the
gravity feed.tank, not so with the line we carry.
You can have your tank any distance away ' from
the stove.
Water can be boiled in seven minutes, and
there is practically no heat. -
There is no risk of fire from "tank explosions,
and the wire feed can be fitted as easy as an
electric light wire.
Come and see them    You are welcome to inspect them any day
CAMPBELL BROS.
The Kelowna Electric Light and Bicycle Supply Co.
BOX 160 - PHONE 82
PROTECT YOUR TREES
These destroyers cannot live where trees have been treated with
WARNOCK'S   JREE   PAINT      7,
Pear Blight, Rabbits, Mice, Borers, Canker Worm, San Jose Scale; Oyster
Shell, Bark Louse and Sun Scald.   The cost is very small.   It will not wash off.
One application las/s for two years. Warnoclt's Tree Paint is not an experiment. It has
stood the test for 5 years in all parts of the United States. It is an absolute Preventative and u re
for Pear Blight    We invite investigation    The Arkansas Experiment Station has used this tree
fiaint for three years.   November, 1907, they purchased 50 gallons for free distribution among
eading orchards.   Send for 16-page free booklet to ..
Agent
MR. C. H. CORDY,
SUMMERLAND, B.C,
G. R. LAWES, Enderby, B.C.
""    Sole Manufacturer for B. C ,,
Wood and Coal    Wm. HAUG
_. DEALER IN
Masons' Supplies
AND MANUFATURER OF     -
Dunn Hollow Cement Blocks
Box 166
- .   KELOWNA,
'Phone 66
B.C.
We have a splendid list of
Well Sinking and
Ditching
for Sale. \
If you are looking for a home
call on us, and we will drive you around and save you
Time and Money.
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Real Estate Agents
KELOWNA. $, C. . .Phone 63
(ox 185
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Hi-Up
Hi-Up
Fresh
Dry Batteries:
These cells are high ib Amperage,;up /
in Voltage <   ;
They read 20 to 22 Amperes, _
V
Efficiency Guaranteed
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HARDWARE STORE
The Season for Irrigating
Is alt Hand
We are Contractors for all classes of this work—Open   . —..
Pitching,* Fluming, Stave  Pipe Mains, Pumping Plants
using Steam, Gas, Gasoline or oil as fuel. "        ~.       ;,_
We are now installing a small plant of 205^gallons _7
per minute'capacity, the fuel for engine costs  30 per
cent, less than gasoline. '    '_L
Ask us About This at Once
It Settles Your Difficulties
-, * We have a Snap in Electric^Mcitors
For driving washing machine, ssmall pumps, sewing machines, etc.
Get our Hand-book.-
Our prices are the most reasonable in town. ;. '.
WE HAVE AGENCY FOR - ^% ', ~
Auto-Buggies and Automobiles from $250 up.
The correct thing for this district. -  .
${p Job Too Large or Too Small
The Okanagan- Valley Engineering Company
BOX 8      '    - - - - KELOWNA
D. CAMERON, M.E., E£.,(Late Sup.. Engineer Contract*, Mather & PUtt,
Manchester) MANAGER. ■>
Mrs. LEGGE-WILLIS
Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medallist
London Academy of Music (Eng.)
is open to take pupils for Pianoforte Lessons. .
Personal interview any morning at the house of Mr. R. C. Reed, corner of1,
Bernard Avenue and Ethel Street, when terms and dates-can be arranged.;
J. G; HINMAN
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New Century Shoe Store
I beg to announce that I have taken the-premises,lately
occupied by Mr. J. M. Lang and am opening afohce with a
First-Class Stock of Boots and Shoes
Boots repaired and made to order Prices reasonable
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Note new address—Lang's Old Stand,'Bernard Ave.
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Carriages,
Go-Carts,
and Folders
in  stock, and  at  prices  to
suit all customers
KELOWNA FURNITURE. CO.
WA
HAR VEY &i CO.
- Manufacturers of
Builders9 Bricfc, Drain
Tile and Hollow Brick
'PHONE 28
KELOWNA
G. H. E. HUDSON
Portrait and Landscape
Photography
i¥i-*j:-V,
- .       Portraits by appointment - '.''>
Look out for my new booklet (60 views 75c)
i* On sale everywhere.
This space is reserved for the
Opening Announcement
of-
Shaw's Jewelry Store
Send
us your
Printing Order
We can execute them neatly and
cheaply, and give you satisfaction
every time.
THE RECORD
JOB PRINT
DEPT.
<PHONE 94
THE  CONCIERGE.
Tyrant   Rule  of   the  Autocrat   of the
Parisian Flat House.
The "concierge" is considered to be
the bane of the Parisian Hat dweller's
existenee. His functions iiro supposed
to be the following:    ' ,
The first nnd most Important is to
collect the rent on quarter day; .ifter
that he must .see that the tenants do
not surreptitiously remove. The latter
precaution seems to be" somewhat un-
necessary, as rents in Paris are always
paid in advance.
He should also bring up your letters
at least twice a day, but as the con-
clergo is generally a stout, middle aged
woman who has a decided objection to
climbing -tnlr. the latter regulation remains somewhat of a dead letter.
In Paris the front door of most
houses Is generally closed at 10 o'clock.
After that time admittance can only bo
obtained 'by ringing a bell. The concierge Is obliged to open the door, and
she does this, as soon ns she Is awake,
by pulling n rope which hangs by her
bedside.
If she Is u sound sleeper and you are
accustomed to come home late at night,
the best thing lo do is to look for another flat, as the concierge will put you
down as a ''bad tenant" aud make
things as unpleasant for you as possible.
If you never stop out late at night,
receive very few friends nnd fee her
heavily at Christmas, the concierge
will consider you as a "good tenant"
until you give notice to leave., when
her interest in you suddenly vanishes.
As there Is nothing more to be expected from you and the incoming tenant is obliged to give a substantial tip,
called.a "denier a Dleu," she is anxious to "speed the parting guest" as
much as possible.
The concierge does sometimes make
it-final effort to extract something more
from you by attempting to make you
pay a franc for every nail knocked in
the walls of your flat, but this has been
decided to be illegal and may be safely
resisted.
But the Parisian concierge is really
unpopular because she represents a
landlord.—London Mail.
Old Country News     Richter Street
A. DELAYED  LETTER.
And What Happened When the Missive
Was Finally -Recovered.
The vagaries of the postal service
are sometimes beyond the understanding of the layman. In. March of last
year a man in.New York received a
letter from a friend In England, written when on the .int of sailing for
Philadelphia, urgently requesting him
to return a loan of $10. The. man who
wrote the letter needed funds and
would the debtor kindly send the
money to'him, care of the steamsh.p
Hne at Philadelphia? The man in New
York saw that his friend would reach
Philadelphia within a "day or two, so
he promptly clapped a ten dollar bill In
an envelope and addressed end mailed
It. A week later he was apprised by
mail that the money had not arrived.
Both men made a diligeut search for
the missing letter. But it could not be
found. So the debtor gave his friend
a check and forgot about his $10, set-
.ting down its loss to the dishonesty of
some intermediary who had handled
the envelope.
Imagine his surprise "when one day
eight months later he received his letter from the dead letter office in Wash-"
ington. It .was covered with postmarks and much battered, for it had
traveled many thousands of miles.
back to England, around the United
Kingdom and to America again, but
the money was safe inside.
Chuckling, he met his friend a few
minutes  later  and   showed   him   the
ten dollar bill.
"How's that for luck?" he queried
"Great," replied his friend. "Say. old
man, you couldn't lend me that for a
day or two, could you?   It's like picking money up In the street for you, and
J^could make use of It Just now."
Sadly-tbe bill was handed over
"What's the use of such wonderful occurrences?" .ruminated the "lucky"
man.
Fatal Daah for Liberty
As the 10:45 train was proceeding from
Bath to Bristol, a remarkable attempt at
escape from justice was witnessed. When
the train was running through Manyots-
freid at a speed of abot 40 miles an hour,
the communication fcord was pulled violently. When the train stopped an exciting • ]
chase was in progress. A man who was
evidently badly wounded was being chased
by two others. After a considerable distance the pursued man was caught up, but
within a short time died of his injuries.
It appears the man .was travelling from
Bournemouth with two detectives,and suddenly made a dash for liberty. The detectives held a portion of his clothing, but
he jumped out onto the line and made off
as fast as he could. His injuries hampered
his running, otherwise he might have got
away.
Shelter for Stray Cats,
The Marchioness of Donegall has formally opened a shelter for stray and starving
cats, which has been established by Our
Dumb Friends League at Esherly Road
West Green, Tottenham. In a speech
Lady Donegall said the shelter was needed
in a good many places, nothing was more
pitiful than to see the poor animals starving in the streets in anguish, when people
have gone for their annual vacations. Already thirty residents are in the shelter.
Car Conductor as Detectioe.      .
In the early hours of the morning a man
jumped on a car in the Balham Road and
took his seat in the corner ofthe car. The
conductor noticed that the man was weary
and had his head badly cut, this was on
April 23rd, and very little attention was
paid to the man. Shortly after the passenger had left the car, the conductor heard
of a large jewellry robbery in the High
Road Balham and associated his passenger
with the affair. He did not see the man
again until May 14th, when he boarded
his car at the same place.' When the car
reached Clapham Road he called a policeman and had his passenger arrested. He'
who gave his name as Frederick Morgan,
struggled with the policeman, but was
taken into custody. In his pockets were
found rings, tie pins, and various other small
articles of jewellry. It was then discovered
that the shop had been again broken into
that morning. In committing Morgan for.
trial, the magistrate praised the conductor
on his shrewdness, at the same time remarking that he ought to be rewarded. ' '
Killed b\) Falling Derrick
While unloading a steamer at the London.
Docks, two men named Cook and Wallace(
were killed. The cause of the fatality was
the snapping of a shackle that let loose a
derrick weighing about 4_ tons. The
structure fell crushing the two men, striking them on the head, and dashing out
their brains. Others standing near by had
narrow, escapes.
Great Pianist Considered Mad.
8 acres in corporation, suitable
for subdivision, 15 'minutes
walk from Post Office. 1 acre
in 8 year-old trees, remainder
in 3 year-old. Good five roomed cottage, stable and chicken
house.
Price $6,000, on good terms
Apply to
E. L. CLEMENT
KELOWNA WEST BANK
STEAM FERRY
Prices Quoted to Any Point
on the Lake
Ferry to Bear Creek every Friday.
L. HAYMAN
Box 66 Kelowna, B.C.
Come to ,
McLELLAN'S
for a   '
Good Glean Meal
Fresh Candies, Fruit and
Tobacco
ICE CREAM IN SEASON
HOWE'S OLD STAND
Call and aee us
Get your name on
the honor roll.
Subscribe for the. Orchard
City Record.
A. McGEE
UPHOLSTERING
neatly done.
All icork guaranteed .Ir^t-cloea.
All kinds of Furniture
Repaired.
EXPERT CARPET LAYIR.
Address, Post Office;
or Shop, cor. Weit of K.L.O ,»Wic«.
Oregon Grown Fruit Trees
Send me  your tree bill for  my estimate for Fall, 1909, and Spring
I 10, planting.    I furnish the very finest grade of Genuine Nursery
Stock at as low prices as  other responsible firms  furnish tha'sani* • -'
grade of stock. - Catalogues on application.
R. T. HESELWOOD
KELOWNH, B.C. P.O. B0X 364
A^ent for
CheapFire lfa_
Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, limited
will deliver Cuttings from trimmer for
50 cents per Cart-load
for short hauls.    Price of this wood- just cost of hauling.
Orders-filled in rotation.-
The Best Laid Plan.
Husbnnd (who Is going to tbe then-
ter with his wife)—There; I took time
by the forelock tonight. Here I am nn
hour beforehand, with my eveulng
clothes nil on nnd everything ready.
Now I'll go downstairs nnd hnve n
quiet suioko while you get ready.
Wife—Oh, darling! Can you ever forgive me?
"What's tho matter now?"
"Why, the cook tells mo the furnace
(Ire went out this afternoon, ns the furnace mun failed to come. The baby
hns n cold, yon know. Would you
mind going down In the cellar and
innklng It over? You've Just got time,
love."—New York Herald.
Successful Ugly Women.
Successful women were not always
of irreproachable beauty or modeling.
Thus the Princess d'Evoll of Louis
XV.'b time was one eyed; the silt of
Montespan's mouth reached her cars;
Mmo. de Malntenon was thin, meager,
yellowish; La Valllere lame, Gabrlello
d'Estrecs ono armed, Anne Boleyu six
Angered.
He Dodged.
' Mr. Meek-'Dld you trump my ace?
Mre. M.-Yes. What of It? Mr. M.-
N-nothing, ray dear. I'm glad it was
you. If ono of our opponents had done
It we'd havo lost-tbe trick.
Viadimir Pachmann, the great pianist,
whose eccentrictics are as well known in
the States as they are in England, has now
become so wild in his habits that is found
necessary to have him always accompanied
by an attendant. Lovers of music have
often believed that Pachmann's " Monkey
Tricks" at the piano are merely the pose
of a genius, but it has lately been known
that he is so irresponsible for his actions,
that he has to be carefully watched. At a
concert given -^lately Pachmann went
through all ihe gesticulations of wringing
out his shirt and collar, to the immense
amusement of his audience. He asked the
ladies present how they would like to
-"Ghopinaic--On »-hot-doyroria-Kept-Up-a
running fire of conversation throughout
the performance. In the street he is care,
fully watched, having more than once
stood in front of an oncoming motor bus
and tried to deliver an address on Chopin
He has had many hairbreadth escapes
from being run over. He however, still
keeps his- standard of playing, which "is
wonderful, drawing packed, houses, consisting of ladies who besiege him at every
performance with demands for his autograph.
Vanderbilt's Friend Commits
Suicide
Thq London papers gave a statement
that Mary Agnes O'Brien Ruiz, who was
divorced about a year ago from Antonia
M. Ruiz, a Cuban diplomat, and whose
name was connected with the divorce
case of Alfred G. Vander built, committed
suicide at her home on Grosvenor Street,
shooting herself with a revolver.
Lorcl Maqor Entertains Press
Delegates
, The Lord Mayor entertained delegates
to the Imperial Press conference nt the
Mansion House Inst week. Among those
present were ,Lord Strathcona and the
agents for Australia, New Zealand and
the Transvaal. The Lord Mayor welcomed
the delegates. Stanley Reed of Bombay
responded on behalf of his guests, and
Dr. Engelenberg proposed the health of
the Lord and Lady Mayoress.
BIGGIN & POOCE
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High Class Grocers,
Bakers,
and Confectioners
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One Loaf of Uur. bread proves- its;
Goodness
We know its warm, but we ..have ■-$.
remedy in our
Ice C
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Pari
or
Afternoon Tea Served
Right Grocery Prices
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The Smart Ones.
"Do you bpllevp that the world owed
us nil it living?"
"Ypr    hut   the  strut..;>r  fellows are
fulled Ing the i .> t fi i un mi nn 80 per^80n"
v.ul .(,ti|t_Is_!.ii7   Boutin. Transcript
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Judge—-"It seems to me I've   seen   you
before."   Prisoner—"You have,  my lord.
I used to give your daughter singing les-
Judge—"Twenty years."
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Phone No. 39
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Thursday, June 17
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PROFESSIONAL AND
BUSINESS CARDS
J. F. BURNE
Solicitor,
Notary Public,
Conveyancer, etc.
KELOWNA,
B.C.
R. B. KERR
Barrister
and Solicitor,
Notary Public.
KELOWNA, ::
B.C
CHAS. HARVEY
B. A. Sc., C. E., D. L. S., B. C. L. S.
CIVIL ENGINEER and LAND
SURVEYOR
Kelowna,   B. C.
W. T. ASHBRIDGE
CIVIL ENGINEER
Alloc. Mam. Can. Soc. C. E       Graduate Toronto
University
Waterworks end Sewerage Systems, Pumping and
Lighting Plants, Concrete Construction, etc.
KELOWNA, :: B.C.
RICHARD H. PARKINSON
BRITISH COLUMBIA LAND
SURVEYOR.
CIVIL ENGINEER
P.O. BOX 137 KELOWNA
Office:   Keller Block
News of the Valley.
Dr. J. W. Nelson Shepherd
DENTIST
P. 0. Box I _ 'Phone 66
Office in Dr. Boyce's Building.
Barnard Ave.
C. A. Stoess will arrive here this
week to take up his abode as permanent resident engineer of the
Belgo-Canadian Lands Co. He
will be accompanied by his assistant F. Reynolds. The work of the
syndicate will be on an immense
scale, and will entail about two or
three years work on the land
around Black Mountain. Mr.
Stoess who is a civil engineer of no
mean ability, will have a wide
scope in which to exercise his
talents, and taking into consideration the wonderful work he has
done in connection with the Keremeos irrigation works is sure to
make a success of the irrigation
problem now before the Belgo-
Canadian Lands Co
W. K. Gooding of the Grand
Forks branch of the Eastern Townships Banks arrived at Keremeos
on Monday to take charge of the
bank at that point. It is expected
that the manager, Mr. Longhurst
of Grand Forks will be appointed
manager, but owing to press of
business he is unable to leave at
present.
The Summerland council received a delegation at their last
meeting asking for protection
against automobiles, and asking
that immediate steps should be
taken to avert accidents on the
narrow and precipiton roads. The
delegation was informed that the
matter would receive careful
attention.
ANGLICAN
St. Michael and All Angels' Church.
month at 8 a.m.; second and fourth Sun
Holy Communion, firat and% third Sundays in the
indays, .after
Morning Prayer.
Litany on the first and third Sundays.
Morning Prayer at 11   o'clock;   Evening Prayer at
7:30.
REV. THOS. GREENE. B. A., Rector.
PRESBYTERIAN
Knox Presbyterian Church, Kelowna.
Morning Services at II a.m.; evening servicesat 7:30
p.mi * Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.
Weekly Prayer Meeting on Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
Benvoulin Presbyterian Church.
Afternoon service at 3 p.m. Sunday School at 2 p.m.
REV. A. W. K. HERDMAN. Paitor.
METHODIST
. Kelowna Methodist Church.
Sabbath Service at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.
Midweek service Wednesday at 8 p.m.
REV. S. I. THOMPSON. Pastor.
BAPTIST:
Kelowna Baptist Church, Ellice St.
Sabbath Services at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sabbath School at 12:15 p.m.   All welcome.
IV. C. T. U. Notes.
Conducted by the Ladies of the Kelcwna branch
of the W.C.T.U.
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
W. Simpson has been appointed
inspector of orchards at Summer-
land. The action of the council
in this appointment has been received with general approval.
News  ofthe Prairie.
M. J. MONCKTON
Irrigation Engineer.
Assoc. Mem. Inst. C.E.   Mem. Concrete
Institute.     Late Irrig. Dept. of India and
Capo Colony, and with Central Ok. Co.
^        Agent for Steel Flumes.
KELOWNA Phone 88
JOHN CURTS
CONTRACTOR & BUILDER
Plans and Specifications Prepared
and estimates given f or publicBuild-
ing8,Town and Country Residences
JOHN CURTS, KELOWNA
PHONE No. 93
G. A. FISHER
KELLER BLOCK       KELOWNA
Fire, Life, and Accident
Insurance.
Money to Loan.
MUSIC
Mr*. Hislop, Teacher of the Piano
has had a  number   of years experience
in teaching pupils in all grades.   Especial
attention to touch and technique.
Beginners for the first six months taken at
a reduction.
For particulars,  apply  residence,  corner
of Water Street and Eli Ave.
A large and commodious post
office is now under course of construction at Melville, Sask., to take
the place of the one at present in
use.
James G. Thompson, manager of
the Grenfell Investment Co., of
Grenfell, Sask., has been missing
for some days, and it is feared
that he has been drowned in the
Crooked, Lake. Search parties
have set but but no trace so far has
been found of him.
The new Hotel on Main and
Third Streets is to have a 100 feet
frontage and is to be four storeys
high.
The provincial government intends installing a telephone system
at no distant date.
The purchas of the Saskatchewan
Telephone system by the government for about $ 150,000 has been
confirmed, and the system will be
taken over on July 1 st.. The system comprises 260 miles long distance with Moose Jaw, Roulean
and Estevan, and about thirty small
offices.
The temperature on the prairie
of late has been hovering between
the   seventy   an_   eighty    marks.
Wheat as well as garden stuff has
been visibly growing, and  by  the
end of the week will be as forward
and about fifty per cent  healthier
than at   the   same time last  year
=Farmers=who ^were=afraid=of _oss
and  resorted  t6  the  growing  of
course grain, are now kicking themselves for  not having  gone  into
wheat and oats more  plentifully.
All   the  seeding  is  through  and
root crops are being planted.
Facts and Figures Shoioing Actual
Conditions—Business Benefited
Drunkenness Decreased
The statements that are made wherever
a campaign is- on were made most emphatically at.Toronto Juction. "It will kill
business." "The grass will grow in the
streets." " If you carry Local Option you
will be able to fire a cannon down our
Main street and hurt no one." Some believed this and voted to keep the bar.
What are the conditions to-day inToronto
Junction ?     ,
The papulation has increased fifty." per
cent., and the assessment is seventy-five
per cent, greater. The average wealth in
1903 was $470 per head, and in I9Q5 it
was $542.:L-The assessment for 1906 is not
yet compiete. Hotel property is assessed
for more to-day than when a bar-room was
a part of the outfit. This does not look as
though Local Option destroyed the value
of the hotel property.        J
One banker said, "We have $100,000
more in our savings department than we
had three years ago.
Land values have increased. Lots that
sold for $40 a foot in,bar-room days have
since sold for $80 per foot and "are now
held for $100, and rents for places and residents have advanced very greatly.
That is the business side.    What about
the morals of the town ?    I quote an extract
from a statement signed by the Chief of
Police:.." The closing of the bar has had a
wonderful effect on the young men of the
town.   It is a rare thing to see any of the
young men of the town under the influence of liquor;   in   fact,   drunkenness  is
seldom seen on the public streets compar-:
ed with what it  was   under   the   license
system.   It has done away with the treating system that was such a common practice.     The   hotels   have   just   as    good:
accommodation for  the  travelling  public-
as under the license system." ■• ''
An ex-mayor, a merchant here for many
years, predicted dire results if the act was
passed, says he is free to admit that he
was mistaken. Local Option has been a
great benefit 'to the town, and the man
who votes to bring back the bar-room runs
a fearful responsibility.
A dry goods man says: " Notwithstanding increased competition, my business is
much better to-day. Families that had
.little-o spend-in thedays of _ee-bar-_oon_
are spending more now, and are bnying a
better class of'goods. Some who asked
for credit, and were slow to pay, pay cash
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verware for th<
line Weddings
Our stock °f the above goods is especially
large, this year, both in Electro Plate, Sterling,
Flatware, Cut Qlass, and Fine China.
INSPECTION ALWAYS APPRECIATED.
KNOWLES,
The Jeweler
Kelowna, B. C.
ggpHse
Such a development cannot be explained by the general progress of the country.
It most certainly indicates that the money
that was formerly spent at the bar is now
being spent upon the necessaries of
life.
A prominent manufacturer said: "Local
Optron is a great blessing to Toronto Junction and to us. Formerly many of our
men simply could not pass the bars on
their way to and from work, and we had
much trouble. We built a stone wall be-
tween us and one of the hotels, but with
very little beneficial result.. That is a
thing past, and our men are better in every
way."
A business man who had voted against
Local Option, one month after it came into operation, said, tp a neighbor : " It is a
good thing forme that it carried. I have
saved already two dollars in treats that I
would have had to put up for the boys.''
Surely these facts and testimonies ought to'"
count for something with business men in
other places. If Toronto Junction is dead
then 1 know many towns that would like'
to be dead in the same way.
It is said that liquor is brought in in large
quantities from outside, and that there is
as much consumed as before. Some liquor is brougt in, but the quantity is very
small. The desire that must be satisfied
in this way is the product of the license
system. Local Option does away with the
very instrument that creates this condition
and makes it possible for our" boys to
grow up without the open bar, to whose
temptation their fathers yeilded and fell."
—Christian Quardian.
wnen
want it
and that's what you can always get at the
Everything you want to eat.
HEINZ PICKLES
Sweet Midget Gherkins
Sweet Mixed Pickle^
Tomato Catsup Mandalay Sauce
Chili Sauce
ARMOUR'S
Pigs' Feet Sliced Smoked Beef
Potted Ox Tongue
AYLMER & Co.'s
Boneless Chicken, Turkey, and Duck
for your Picnic
White Swan Butter
We have made a contract for a regular supply of this
creamery.    Always reliable.    3 lbs. for $ 1.
Largest Assortment of Biscuits in the city
Prize Tea, 50c per Ih.
For a Summer Drink try GRAPE JUICE
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Why heat yourself over a stove baking bread when we
, can supply you every day with
Good Wholesome Bread
The LIGHTEST, the WHlTEEST, and the SWEETEST
in town.
One word about our   ICE   CREAM
It is the Best.
cjannett &
KELOWNA, B: C.
PHONE
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e a
amera
With You
Whenever you go
[upon outings or vacations take a Camera'with you. You
will see more and
' remember more of
what you see. You
will have a pictorial
record also that can
be referred to for a
lifetime.
Modern Cameras
make it possible for
the most inexperienced to photograph
successfully.
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Provincial and General News ,
P. I IBIS 1 Co.
DRUGGISTS and STATIONERS
\   • Kelowna.     B. C
A; R. DAVY
Wholesale
Butcher.
and Retail
Cattle, Sheep and Horse
Dealer.
KELOWNA,      _:      B.C.
Beresford Will Come to Canada.
Lord .Charles Beresford has informed
some of the Canadian delegates to the
Imperial Press Conference, that he intends
to visit Canada in the fall of this year.
During his visit he will take the opportunity
of discussing the naval defence with leading men.
British Mails in Quarantine.    .
The usual heavy British mail which the
Victorian was carrying has.been quarantined in Montreal following the discovery
of a case of small pox on board the boat,
This„will delay the delivery considerably
throughout the provinces, and no dcfinate
details as to release can be procured.
Bridge Opened at McLeod. .
A few days ago the functions in connection with the opening of the new bridge
across the Old Man River were carried out
with due ceremony. The day was observes a holiday and flags and bunting decorated the whole town. The Lieutenant-
Goveronor_ Bulyea cut the tape, which
officially opened the bridge for traffic. The
premier said .that indications were that the
C. N. R. would reach Calgary this fall and
there waa ho' reason why the line should
not be extended to McLeod about a year'
later. The G.T.P. were building to Calgary and McLeod, and would be finished
by 1911.
DAVIES & MATHIE
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"" Ladies' arid
Gents' Tailors
PENDOZI STREET
Repairing and Pressing
promptly attended to.
L. CY AVISS
Boat Builder
-   Launches, Sail Boats
Skiffs, Canoes and Scows
Row Boats and Canoes
for hire.
KELOWNA, B.C.
K1RKER & McKAY
The City Shoeing Shop
NEXT FIRE HALL
REPAIRS OF ALL KINDS
Horse-shoeing a Specialty
A Gruesome Find.
While hunting for homesteads four men
came across a gruesome sight ninety miles
north of Bassano, and fifty miles from any
habitation, in the shape of the dead
body of a man. Before their return they
informed the Chief of- Police at Berry
Creek, who at once set out to the position
indicated. He reached Gleichen wtih the
body of the ''unfortunate man, at which
point an inquest was held. The body was
in a very bad condition, having been eaten
by coyotes and a prairie fires had burned
over him destroying the clothes. Therewas
practically no means left of identification.
The body is beleived to be that of a cow-
puncher named Harry Scholfield, who.has
not been heard of since Christmas.
Experiments Made With Fireproof
Paint'
Interesting statements have' been made
before the Railway Commissioners at Ottawa to the effect that' experiments have
been in progress with reference to
the effciency of fireproof paint as a means
of protection for wooden trestles and
bridges. After a trestle had been painted
an engine was run over and the ashes
shaken out, nothing resulted. The engine
was then brought to a standstill in the
centre of the bridge and a heap of red
hot cinders shaken in a heap.on the painted ties. The fire went out in a few
minutes. In a similar test it was found
the paint was burned, but no fire resulte'd.
The tests will  go on   and   further  details
looked into by the Commissioners.    ^ -
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Half Cent Stamps      -    \
While official announcement has not
yet been given out at Ottawa, it is learned
that no more half-cent stamps will be
issued. This will mean that collectors will
buy up the half-cent stamps in the hope
of making them absolete. The half-cent
variety is very little used, and when it is'
used it is chiefly by publishers and persons who issue religious pamphlets.
They are sometimes used as curiosities,
being sent to foreign countries, and stamp
collectors always try~to~gefa~8pecimerT" for
their collections. There is a large supply
on hand throughout the Dominion, so that
it will be a number of years before they
are unpurchasable.. A number also are
on hand at the various stamp dealers, and
so anyone who wants to make money out
of the issue will have a long time to  wait.
Liners Refuse to Carry Wheat
As a result of the low rates for carrying
grain many of the Atlantic liners have refused ' shipments tt the current - prices,
preferring to take water ballast. This remarkable state of affairs is due to the fact
that many of the leading passenger boats,
leaving New York are carrying grain
across the ocean free, the only charges
being those' of loading and unloading
The American lines have reduced their
rates between Buffalo and New York in
their endeavor to take away the trade from
Canadian Channels. The matter is expected to take a different course soon, as
the New York steamship Companies will
get tired of taking grain at the cost of
handling.- In the meantime New York is
getting all the free business and the only
person who gains by" the extraordinary
condition of affairs is the grain broker.
The farmers and the transportation companies are not cutting any melons. just
now.
Large Orders Giben for Strawberries
The largest order for locally grown
strawberries hns been given to Revelstoke.
The order came from Calgary and is for a
1000 cases, and indicates that there is a
great market in the city for all kinds of
fresh fruit.
Wireless on Passenger Train
The train that left San Francisco last
Saturday was equipped with the wireless
telegraphic apparatus, and reports of baseball and other news were given to the
passengers enroute. The plan ip to publish and edit a daily pgper aboard the
train, and with the use of the daily bulletins give the latest scores in baseball and
other events.
Outlato Caught Napping
Asleep under a tree, his hand clasping
a small revolver, Chns. Phillips the notorious bandit was found by the police. He
was wanted'for the murder of two officers
of the law in the state of Washington.
Constable Anderson who is responsible
for his arresL and who with the assistance
of six men finally brought the outlaw to
bay writes in his report that he traced the
man to the position by following his
horses hoofs for hours', finally sighting
him as he was taking a rest before proceeding further.
New Lake Steamboat Seroice
A new steamboat line from Salmon Arm
to Kamloops has been inaugurated. The
Andover, the first boat to be placed on
the run made her initial trip a few days
ago and it is expected that the, boat will
cover the distance between the two towns
in less than a day.
Hedleij Old Timer Dies
The sudden death occured a few days
ago of Thomas Currie, who expired on
the trail up Dry Creek, about four or five
miles from Beaverdell. He and his part-
partner were en route to work on their
claims on the south fork of Dry Creek.
A feeling of faintness came over the man
and he sat down on a rock remarking to
his partner that he was getting short of
breath. A few minutes afterwards, he'
toppled over dead. The remains were
taken to Greenwood for interment. His
home was at Boston and although living
in B.C. nearly all his life had never become
naturalised. He owned quite a lot of
mining property on the Kettle river and
on Wallace Mountain.
- The Wild Man of Ashcroft
A wild man has been seen at Pemberton
Meadows, and has terrorized the Indians.
The chief wrote a letter to the nearest
town, Ashcroft, stating that the mad man'
had burned his tents and frightened his
children. The report further states that
the man is dressed in buckskin and wears
a long beard. It is also reported that he
allows no one near his tent, being absolutely uncivilized, he cannot understand
the proceedings of his fellowmen.
Quebec Toion Wiped Out
The little town of St. Francois was almost completely wiped out by fire last
week. Out of twenty four dwellings only
one remains. The railway track was also
destroyed, but the exact loss has not yet
been made public. The cause of the fire
is not at present known, but much suffering is experienced by homeless families.
Neio G.T.P. Steamer Launched
The steamer Operator was launched
last week fronj the yards of the Cameron
Lumber Company at Victoria. The vessel
was duly christened by Mrs. Johnston
wife of Capt. Johnston, underjvhose supervision the steamers of the Skeena river
have been progressing. The Operator, is
similar ftTtheDistTibutoi\b~uiIt"lastyear/and
the Conveyor which was launched just
previously. This makes ' the river fleet
consist of three. The machinery will be
put in her at once, when she will proceed
north.
Adulterated Tincture of Ginger
The civic health department has received a report from Ottawa to the effect
that examination of various ttamples of
tincture of ginger taken from different
parts has been made. Vancouver shows
up worst in the analysis, as of five samples
taken, three are' reported as adulterated
and one as doubtful.
Great Northern Trains Collide
A terrible collision resulting in the
death of three trainmen and the injuring
of five passengers occurred between
Burrard and Burnaby lake stations last
Thursday. One train was a mixed local
which had just left Vancouver, the other
was the Vancouver Seattle Express. The
officials of the Great Northern Depot refuse to give information until after the
inquiry, but from news gathered unofficially it appears that the engineer on the
local train either misread his orders or
else thought heliad time to jump to the
swith at Burnaby lake ahead of the express which he knew was running on time.
It took over twenty-four hours to separate
the two locomotives, which were locked
together. All the outgoing and incoming
trains transferred their passengers at the
scene of the accident. A report from the
General Hospital where the injured are
being cared for, stated that all wera progressing favourably.
AN IDEAL FRUIT RANCH
HAVE YOU EVER CONSIDERED THE  ADVISABILITY OF OWNING ONE?
"W/ITH   Kelowna winning the highest awards at the different Fruit
*"   Exhibitions, this district will receive considerable attention from
homeseekers and investors in the Prairie Provinces, United tates and
Great Britain.	
NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY
Come and get our list of 10 and 20 acre Fruit Lots, ready for planting
next spring, in the centre of a beautiful valley.
CHEAP RESIDENTIAL LOTS
In our Woodlawn Sub-division, between Richter
and Ethel Streets. Prices, $250 and upwards,
on easy!terms.   .        .        .        .        ...
WRITE   FOR   OUR   ILLUSTRATED   BOOKLET
Central Okanagan Land& Orchard Co.
KELOWNA, B.C.
PRACTICAL
IRRIGATION
IfKou are interested in the comparative   merits  and   economy  of
gravity ditches and small pumping
' plants,   write for  our  Booklet  on
Practical Irrigation.
We ^have installed many hundreds of successful pumping plants
all over the arid west.
• We also have a new instructive
bulletin on "How to Spray and
When to Spray Fruit Trees" which
may interest you much.
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Canadian-Fairbanks
w   COMPANY
Vancouver, - B. C.
and "other principaTcities, or
E. NEWBY, Kelowna
Pi
iano
Miss P. Louise Adams
A.T.C.M.
Scholarship graduate in piano
and Teacher's Course of Tor:
onto Conservatory of Music,
late Teacher in Westminster,
College, Toronto.
Pupils prepared for examina-
,tions for Toronto Conservatory
of Music.       X,
Successor to Miss Edith L. Smith
Temporary Address:
Lake View Hotel
lummer
" Nico Soap " the King of Insecticedes
The most effective and cheapest
summer   spray on   the. market
One pound makes 40 gallons ;
of Spray, guaranteed to kill green,
and black Aphis, bark lice, scale,
caterpillars, moth, etc. '.    ,-"'.',
Sold at 75c. per lb., by.
^Morrison- Thompson
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RS.—We have testimonials, from several large fruit
growers in British Columbia and Eastern fruit.
districts'
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Importer and Dealer in all binds of
AGRICULTURAL
IMPLEMENTS
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The Celebrated. Adams wagon
Hamilton Wagons—both one and two-horse.   Also all
kinds of .one and two-horse Cultivators, Plows,
Harrows and Spring-Tooth Cultivators... ••;.'" "^ \
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EXTENSION and REVERSIBLE DISC ., r\ £,
If you want a First-Class Carriage go to $liott's.    We,hahdlt lytthktg ■■
but the best McLaughlin and Canada Carriage. <. ■;-  \
Every Rig Guaranteed
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The KeloiDna Land
and Orchard Co.,
LIMITED,
Watch this space foi next week's
announcement
J. A. Bigger
BUILDER ae_ CONTRACTOR
Pirns acd Estimates Furnished
Resid
ence,
10  Lawrence
PHONE 95
Ave
Belleoue Hotel
SOUTH OKANAGAN
Rates, two dollars per day.
Beautiful situation on the lake
front, close to the new wharf.
Fishing, shooting and boating,
•nd tennis.
Gilbert Hassell, Prop.
K.L.O. Office, Leon St, or
Manager's Office,, at Orchard.
Kelowna Shaving
Parlor
FOR A_FIRST-CLASS COM-
FORTABLE SHAVE" OR
-HAIR-CUT.        ::        ::        ::
Hot and Cold Baths
J. BOUCH, Proprietor
D. W. Crowley & Co.
Ksl«WM
Wholesale 4. Retail Butchers
Goods delivered to any part of
th» City     •
We give our  prompt attention
to mail orders
Phon_l2
Lake Shore Lots For Sale
We have ten lake shore lots for sale by the
new sports grounds. 66 ft. frontage. All
grass. One mile from city limit. You will
need a lake shore lot and these are all we
have left.        -        -        -      . -   .* -  7 —.
South Kelowna Land Co. Ltd.
H. J. HEWETSON, Manager;
Gray's Photo Studio
ROWCLIFFE BLOCK.
KELOWNA
Will open on May 24th and every
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Other days, by appointment only
Lifting and
Moving Houses
AU vrerk Giaraat __.
Clark & Ferguson
Geo. E. Ritchie
BUILDER   .
—Plana a_d_E-_im«e8
•n application.
Box 105      Kalowna.
q A WANT AD. in the
Record will bring apeedy
result*.
Cool and
Drinks,
ing
and Greens
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Montserratt and West India Lime Juice, 50c and $1 sizes
|,fJ Lemon Squash, 25c per bottle        Grape Juice, 35c
! Raspberry Vinegar   Cambridge Lemonade Powder, 20c pk.
/       Eiffel Tower Lemonade Powder, 25c pk.
(Lerrib__8 ahd Oranges    Onions, 5c   Radish, 5c   Lettuce, 5c
''' Pit_j_te-,S&iices, and Relishes, all prices       Cheese, 12 varieties      Potted Fish and Meats
EVERYTHING FRESH AND TASTY.
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Social and Personal
J. Gibb, who attended the Spokane show last year as expert
packer, left on Saturday for Penticton to perform professional services at that point.
Mayor DeHart left on Saturday
for Seattle to make further arrangements for his professional attendance at the 'Seattle provincial
fruit exhibition at that point.
F. Budden left on Monday on a
trip to Vernon.
P. M. Monckton left for Vancouver last Monday to enter his apprenticeship as a surveyor at that
point.
Mr. Dobson who has been
camping at S. Sproules left for
Vancouver on Monday accompanied by his brother who has
been paying a »hort visit to these
parts.
Miss Hall was a visitor at the
Belle Vue Farm last Sunday.
F. Woolaston left on Tuesday
last for Sydney, Australia, where
he will remain for some time for
the sake of his health.
Messrs. D. W. Sutherland, P. B.
Willits and S. T. Elliott left for-the
Coast last Tuesday to attend the
meeting of Odd Fellows at that
point.
J. L. Pridham left on Tuesday
for Banff where he will undergo
a course of treatment at the Hot
Springs.
Mr. R. Paul left by Tuesday's
boat for Vancouver. He anticipates purchasing a motor car when
away.
W. E. Megaw of Vernon arrived
here last Monday on an extended
business trip.
J. A. Birmingham traveling, general secretary of the St. Andrews
brotherhood, arrived from Vancouver on Monday. He is making a
tour through the valley.
MARRIED     ,
At the Methodist Parsonage,
Kelowna, by Rev., S. J.Thompson,
on Saturday June 12th 1909 Mr.
Ernest John' Pettigrew to Miss
Blanche McGuin.
BERTHIAUME
& MARTY
Contractors and Builders of
Houses, Flumes, Coffer Dams.
Hardwood Finishers.
Stair Building a Special.)'.
All work guaranteed to be satisfactory.'    Plans and specifications
furnished.
Residence: Pendozi St., Kelowna
P.O. 87
Digging the foundations of the
new power house started last Monday. Messrs. Russell, Crowe, and
Samson are busy taking to pieces
the machinery and putting together
what parts can be used again.
Mr. and Mrs. J. F. Burne left for
the coast last Friday. Their house
during their absence is being
occupied by Mr. and Miss Hudson
pending1 the finishing of their own
house.'
■The Kelowna Manufacturing Co.
have made extensive additions to
to their premises, having taken over
the adjoining warehouse belonging
to T. Lawson, Ltd. They have also put up a seasoning shed for their
lumber.
A social evening will be held at
the usual League hour, on Monday
next, at the Methodist Church.
Everybody welcome.
Messrs. Stirling & Pitcairn have
opened a new "bianch of their
business at Penticton. They anticipate doing a large trade in the
fruit shipping business this year.
In consequence of the boiler inspector being present the Kelowna
Sawmill was shut down Monday.
Work however was resumed on
Tuesday.
Dm ing the week the framework
for the new sidewalk on'the North
side of Bernard Avenue has been
put""up.i The concrete mixer is
now busy turning out a sloppy
mess that will eventually become
a first-class sidewalk.
Professor Thomas - Wilkinson,
C.T.S., is among us, and will during
his stay here teach many-the noble
art of swimming. He has had
considerable experience, being associated with the Royal Life Saving
Society, and Instructor - to ~ the
Montreal Amateur Athletic Association. During his. life he has
written a book on '-'Correct' and
Graceful Swimming." He will
possibly -- attach , himself to the
Aquatic Association.
Sutton's Seeds
ORDERS TAKEN NOW FOR
Tomato Plants
Cabbage Plants
Bedding Plants
Asparagus'JRoots
_.  . ■ _Rr__i__ R_igli-.iL.  *__,,_	
H. LYSONS
Kelowna.
Greenhouse.
Pure Bred Shire Stallion
"Mona's Rocket"
No. 25,438 (Imported)
Foaled June, 1905.
The property of
J. HAYTON and E. W. MORRELL,
Oyama P.O.
"' MONA'S 'ROCKET " is a grand
bay.   Four white legs and nice flinty
bone of the right sort;   the best of .
feet and joints.    Present weight is
1,900 lbs.
Won 1 st Prize and Reserve Champion as best foal at Bodedern Horse
Show, 1905 j 1st Prize at Toronto as
a three-year old, 1908; 1st Prize at
Vancouver Spring Show, 1909.
This horse will trayel between
Woods Lake and Kelowna, and will
■, be found at Blackwood's Livery,
Kelowna, every Tuesday night until
Thursday morning, and at the'Home
Ranch, Oyama, Friday until Monday-
morning.
Mares kept at-pasture.
Term).' $20 to ensure; $15 for the
,   season; $ 10 single leap.
For, furi-her particular* apply to
. ; owners. ,"     , , .
Messrs. Stirling & Pitcairn have
been building'a large packing .shed
on the K.L.O. ranch-and will possibly extend their business to other
centres in the near future.
The date of the Kelowna Amateur Regatta has been fixed for
August II th arid 12th. It is expected to greatly excell its predecessor last year.     "
The' Baseball team have arranged to play a match .against Summerland on the 24th'of June and
have chartered the . Clovelly" to-
take the team down. Any spectators wishing to take the trip can
do so by giving their names to Mr.
Eastman.
A Garden Party promoted by
the members of the Ladies'
al Aid of the Methodist Church
will be held on Friday evening
next, in the park.   -
The Baseball boys * will play
Armstrong this afternoon, and hope
to pull off the event. The manager,
Mr. Eastman, is having a'' good
level diamond prepared by means
of"a~grader. The city park will
be more shady for the spectators,
so turn out and view the game in
comfort.
■ Mr. Layritz, of the Layritz Nursery, who has been travelling.for
the past few days throughout the
district has purchased for cash ten
acres of the Old Dell property
from Mr. T. MawHinney. A Nursery is to' be established, and as
soon as the hay crop has been
taken off the land, the whole will
be plowed up and buildings erected. Mr. A E..Boyer is to be the
branch manager. The move made
is the outcome of the large trade
that Mr. Boyer has worked' up in
this district. The purchase price
is not definately stated but runs
about $500 per acre.
Dr.. Mathison, dentist, next to
Poet Office.   Phone 89.
20th Century
Barber Shop
Bernard Ave.
_
Hair-cutting,Shaving orShampoo
ing. Facial Massage a Specialty
Everything disinfected.
CROOK & MACDONALD
■. ' " Proprietors
Miss Smith will soon be giving"
up her music teaching, and her
place will be taken by Miss P.
Louise Adams; A.T.M.C. Until
lately Miss Adams was a teacher
at the Westminster College, Toronto, she is a brother of Mr. W. E.
Adams now associated with the
Central Okanagan Land Co.
F. R. E. DeHart left for Seatde
on Saturday last. During his absence his place as Mayor will be
taken by, Mr. E. R. Bailey.
„Mr. A. V. Steeple, connected
with the Canadian Bible Society, a
branch of the British and Foreign
Bible Society, has been in- town ■
for the past few weeks. He left-i"
for southern ports last' Monday,
having established a branch in-this,
locality.
The cricket team left last Mon-"
day to play their first  match' with -
Revelstoke.
Mr. G. H. E. Hudson has been
successful  in  taking  one   of  the
most remarkable  photographs  of
the- recent  power  house  fire.   It,.
was taken'during the conflagration
about half an hour after the  start,' -
and shows the buildings and - lights
poles a mass of .flames.   The  first
photo  printed  was "presentedT to
Mr. Robertson who  was visiting
here as average adjuster in connec- •
tion  with  the" fire,  and  he  pronounced  it  as  king' among   the' '
many he had in his collection.    -
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Mr. Brodie is at work- again, he   •
has taken up his stand  with J. G.-
Hinman at the  old  centre.     The -
store will now be run  on  a partnership plan. -    -    -
R. Layritz paid a  visit  to  Sum-    ■
merland - on  Monday he left for
Victoria on Tuesday.    "
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Mr. Beatty crossed'on'the ferry -'
Monday with a tent  and  fixture's.
He intends staying over thei-other
•ide for a few weeks.
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Mr. Birmingham, general travelling secretary of the' Brotherhood -
of St. Andrews, was in town this r-
week, and at a meeting held in the   ',.
English Church gave  a" lucid  ex- •
planation of the objects and scope ..
ofthe society.   'Mr." Birmingham   ',",
left on Tuesday for Summerland,-  -•
there to  explain  his -mission the
same as he has here. *       ' "   '•   i.
Mr. J. W. Wilks   has  taken   a   .
fishing tour across the* lake.'    At
ChaplinV rocks _ he managed to
hook eleven fish-on. Sunday and
four"on   Monday-all -being taken-.'
with a grass hopper.   - *   .-.v"' •
, Strawberries were sold in' town -
last Saturday at seven 'dollars a "-
crate a repeat order being bought -
for   the same . price' on^Tuesday  •
Fifty pounds of green' 'peas ^in-\
pod were also sold at-seyen -cents  ;|
the pound.-  The :produce\w_ich . ,-
came   from   Mr.- H.> V. Chaplin's
ranch near Bear-Creek were-very   -
fine samples. *
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The Summerland Dramatic.Soc- v
iety have booked the Opera House
for June 24th, when they will enact
Jthe farcical comedy pyA.W.Pinero _.
entitled     "The    Schoolmistress." ^
The performance will be given. in
aid of the 'Summerland Hospital, -■
and'will commence at 8 oclpck.
The S. S. Aberdeen are < running -
a special trip down the lake today,
the occasion being the first of the
three regattas held at Naramata.
Quite a fair crowd left the landing. The event of the day will be
the war canoe race in which >Kel«.
owna will take a prominent part. ;
Vocal \
Instruction
Miss Catharine
Cleveland Davison
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■   Pupil bf -   ^
FRANK E. MORSE
Organizer,of Normal Course'
of the New England Conservatory of Music,'and
Madame GERTRUDE
' FRANKLIN,SAUSBURY
of the International School of'
Music   of -Boston,  Florence,
arid Paris.
Experienced Teacher, Choir/
and Choral Director  .7
, St\idio over ROYAL..BANK, '-: _
KELOWNA. "    .
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Trees "and- Frails
in-the-Farm Garden
■v In   laying   out  a   new   garden,   space
•hould be provided always for trees, and
,* 'shrubs.   While the trees  are  very small
.they will occupy fSo 'more  ground  than
ordinary vegetables.   Other crops may be
planted to within"1 one  foot  of a  row  of
seedling trees/and no injury-will be  done
to either." "But in a  few -yea.s  the trees
will take the moisture from a larger space.
They will also'shade the ground, and   this
, _   alone will prevent most  vegetables  from
" attaining to perfection of growth.   At least
eight feet of extra space should be  aliow-
_ ed inside a windbreak of trees.„   At first
'this space may.be filled  with' vegetables,
but later on it should be merely kept free
from weeds.,.
'  For the windbreak 1 would strongly rec-
, ommend the  various  willows,  and > ash-
leaved maple,-. , They both grow v bushy
and thick near the ground, and if the ends
of the branches are clipped off, allowing
.  them' to extend from two to three feet be-
[ - .   yond the trunks of the trees,  then> an, al-
f ^ most solid wall of green ,will be produced,
f. A -y'.^ a small amount of Work.   The clipp-
* ing should be done in June, so as to allow
_ the ;f wounded   branches   to  heal  before
-. winter sets in. "If done much earlier  _han
- "June, some trees are liable -to, bleed  pro-
u^.     fusely.   Bleeding is to  be  avoided-when
.^ possible,' as it materially weakens the tree.
i Another/ reason  for^ recommending  the
^ma'ple and willow for planting around' the
-_ .farm garden is'the fact; that neither ol
i -> them send out suckers. Trees',that"-grow
'-„ many^ suckers should not be planted close
*  _ to, a "garden! as  they' will  come  up   like
.weeds and give trouble. * -
'""J, The commonj lilac, 'planted 'about  one
'  foot apart, will make as tight^ a  hedge  as
"any.. 'If it is seldom pruned,-it 'will  grow
"-'".very close  at the  bottom. s"This inside
;: \ is not really necessary. _ Either the'willowa
or the maples will be sufficient protection
_fof the garden.''-.   1A   ' '       •.     *-
- '   Poplars should be kept at  a respectful
_„ 'distance from  the  garden.  -  They  will
- send out their  suckers to  a  distance  of
' twenty or thirty feer from the main trunk.
*-- The suckers'*run quite close to the surface
of the ground, drawing sustenance   there-
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"'    >' For Vlarge garden, where grounds  can
-..„*■     ■"      *** ._ ■ ^w -   •
■ ,i be laid out for appearance as well, as   use
- there'are dozens of hardy trees and shrubs
,' .ithat may be worked in "with   good" effect
/There is a  great'variety  to.be held-in
-'  foliage color*hand for winteceffects there
.7 is such-variation in the color of'-bark "and
B       young growth that it ia* quite" possible- to
't   make the .winter garden" pleasing  to  the
t,7,4"""eye. ^Really beautiful effects may;be pro!
'*   Educed by the ^introduction I of 'tKe, white
•* -spruce, scotch pine, blue spruce'and some
other evergreen tree? that' have been
tested and foundvhardy'at the experimental farms. These take longer to grow than
the deciduous treea, but even when they
are quite small they add greatly to the appearance of the garden both winter and
summer. -
Each year a few rows of trees may be
planted next to the garden. If the trees
are planted three'feet apart each way, they
will soon branch and shade the ground so
that they will need no cultivation. While
they do need it, they can be cultivated
with the garden. It is a~good plan to start
tree seeds in the garden proper, transplanting them to the wood lots as soon as
they are large enough. Tree seeds ,are
best planted in the late fall, while cuttings
should be planted yery early in the spring.
The cuttings should be cut from the new
wood. . They should be eight inches Jong,
and nearly one-quarter of an inch thick.
Both ends should be cut evenly and the
slip set deeply in the ground, leaving only
one or two buds exposed. Most kinds of
poplars and willows grow readily from
cuttings. ^    -
t Strawberries should be. grown more
than they are. To be sure some of the
plants may winter-kill at times, but as a
rule a good supply can be easily grown in
every garden. The ground for strawberries
should be prepared much as for raspberries.
My experience has been that they stand
exposure in winter better when ■. planted
on clay-soil, than they do on sandy soil.
If the slope of the ground is towards the
north, the spring sunshine does not thaw*
the plants out so quickly," and they are less
likely to be injured by _ heavy -frosts
Strawberries need clean cultivation', and
should be well covered with''clean wheat
straw in winter. The(coveriiig should- be
left oh until'the ground. is .hawvd out
under-it. ■ Then > it should be'jemoved
gradually.       3( ,      >, -    ~      ,
Hardy apples are grown 'now success-'
fully., Much dissapointment may be met
with unless great care is taken to procure
the right stock. Much eastern and southern grown stock is sent out, by salesmen.
It may not always be the fault of! the
salesmen^ I know of one case where 'the'
company for .which a salesman .worked
promised to supply good Manitoba grown
apple trees.-* The company,, in turn bought
the stock from a well-known and suppose-
to-be reliable nursery." The apple trees
sent out .O'the fanners could not have
been grown at the nursery- where they
were originally .ordered. " Few" -of,. them
grew,,the first season, fewer „. survived   the
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winter. .. ,    .
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^ Cherries are now being produced in one
or two orchardsT' We have great hopes
that this delicious fruit may yet be ,grojvn
extensively here? _   * ?   ,. r .-'7
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Electric Light Wiring and
Installations
A full line of Fittings, Fixtures, Shades,
Lamps, etc.
- Our work has never yet failed to pass inspection.
We have never yet been sent back on a contract.
. Everything for the
Motor Boat or Automobile
Repairs done-by experienced men only
;    Call andihspect our stock     -,
AUTOMOBILE GARAGE
The Okanagan Electrical Supply and Machinery Co.
JAMES BROS.
P.O. Box 90     '   * * Pendozi Street '       'Phone'84
FOR FRUIT-TREES,
Ntiw is the time to get after.Aphis     r- 7
and all .insect pests.   One of the best
sprays advised by the Government
Inspector of Fruit Pests is  - . -        * - -    «
Whale Oil Soap ___i
Quassia Chips
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small quantities.
W. R. TRENCH^
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Druggist,   {        ,   Stationer >»     -»>-   Optician,.
We issue Dominion Express Orders     ' „ '
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Fertilizer for Sale
All kinds of  the" best  « ,       '
fertilizer carried by me
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Parties  interested   in  the
"   . growing   of all kinds  of
fruit and vegetables call on
"AIR DAVY--..
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for prices on this fruit'     * " "
and vegetable producer/    ■- -
SpKell .& Bf own
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Builders and Contractors .
Plans-and Estimates  furnisheH'
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, ^ 'All, work promptly and \~/t
•   ^^carefully1 executed/ at*""'j
--,'^reasonable^prices. * " A~ " *"]
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Address ' -    Rutland P. 5.
Advertise for
Situations Free
In order to help when help is
most needed, we have decided
to insert
"SITUATIONS WANTED" ADSf
Free of Charge   -
j! Such ads. must be limited to thirty
words.   The  replies  may be ad-*
dressed direct to the advertiser or
to  a  private box at the  Record <
Office.
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BROWN BROTHERS VI, NlSERMit
LIMITED, of ONTARIO.-
rowers of all lands of Fruit Ti
my? ~.__. ou_ •• . .ose», Shrubs, and Ornamenl
planters of Orchards, choice trees, true to name.
Are extensive growers of all lands of Fruit Trees,' and other Nnr-'* " <
sery Stock, such as Roses, Shrubs, and Ornamental Trees, and offer to ,
nlnnfs.a r\C _*I_>_>1_ ■> _v)_     <_1__«r«._. S^_._.^    *«____ *_  _._._•__. 1 **
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All other .Want.ads;
at our special low rate of '• '*
Two cents per word    :,
first inseitipn
One cent per word
following insertions
The most experienced planters realize that young trees 'grown in '
Ontario, under somewhat similar conditions ns prevail in the Interior of
this Province, are the best.-. '
'We are prepared to furnish "One year old trees," on' a three year
old root, or a two year old tree on a four year old root, aa desired, at, r
prices that will be considered reasonable.' >
We grow the Duchess Dwarf Pear very extensively, which is being    -
used as a filler by a good many planters    ~~
Our Peach, Apple. Pear, cherry and Plum trees are all of first quality well grown, well rooted, aad will please the most critical buyers.''
Thorough cultivation in our Nurseries ensure a splendid root system    -
which of course is most necesoary in a young tree.
During the past two seasons' we have successfully shipped our stock
to all parts of the Province, and can 'guarantee satisfaction to all our
patrons J      ^ %j t     , , i-  » -       , »
The members of our firm are all practical'-Nurserymen,-with longi^
experience, ard they are giving their whole tiroe. to this, one, business, , t
constantly overseeing every, detail of the' work bf growing   packing,
.   shipping, etc    The fact is, we hveJqmong the trees, "watching "with > -
zealous care the development of every acre of our-yast plantings. ,j'i        ■ -
This is a Canadian enterprise of 25 yean standing, «nd our reputation is behind all our dealings, give us your order and you will not regret it. > T - _   , '   ''   y
/ We want a good reliable man to look after our business in Kelowna
,     and vicinity. , ~ t . •   ^ ~? * *  -.--.   *       -^     ->i~r* v ' ^'^
Apply for particulars in regard to prices and >terma to salesmen to'   V*  'J-^l
our Bnush Columbia Branch Office. .   v    >-nr ^ . >   .,-i.p^^^ r» ji^iW
CHAS.' L: TROTTER,' ManageV.'ll25 ethAve.^-^!:
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; y~; ^ Gommenping tb we place on sale a great ,
vquantity: of-Wpmeii srNigKtgo^   Petticpats, Corset Covers and;.
,rDrawei:s.i%These;garments _ufe,as yoii wbulcl'have"tliem,  fresh
":* and new and[of excellent^^^ qualities.  7       -.;   t\l_c >  -yy^ ^  .
This.sale of June Whitewear«should prove the~ greatest of
its kind ever inaugurated at .this store, for prices were never;
»lower, nor' diainter garments shown.     \\   /   .     .
a\ Read the following items, and view window display this week ,.
See Our Showing of    ~
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65c.   . "   .  ".    45c.
75c. to 85c. "      "      55c.
$1.00     " A" "      75c.
1.25 to 1.35 "• ■  J!      90c.
1.50-   '«?    •«, $1.10
.   . Here' you will/find all-that, is new in Wash Suited
.come in all the, new: vnoyeltyniabrics, Shirt Waists^
Princess and Coat Suit styles.7, i?,-Prices from -$4;50?;
to $11.50. /    ' /
Be sure and see our-Styles
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Some Startling Values    . .. .
Ladies' Knitted Vests
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Ladies* Vests, fine white Cotton, high or low neck,
,      v ,  special 15c. each.     ,.   r. \y
Ladies' Vests, extra fine white Cotton, nicely finished,
high or low, neck, special 25c. each.
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Vests, prices 35c. to 75c.
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This store can supply your Corset nee^-iiifall^
the new styles. Corsets to suit all figures. .PrifcesTi
$1.0.0 to $3.50.   ---*      - 7>
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^HuBdai^JuH^s17
Br:
Express Companies
And Big Profits
Startling evidence as to the enormous
profits of express companies , was elicited
by the Dominion Railway Commission at
its sitting here. Mr. W. S. Buell, Council
for the Board. As the result of a long investigation submitted' the following table
of statistics with regard to the three principal companies in Canada.
Can. Dom.      Can. Nor.
OrisinalCap. $500,000   $100,000   $1,000,000
Stock Issued 275.000 300.000
Stock Paid Up 27.520       24.520 5,000
Paid Ori«inal Co.    660.000 295,000
Pros. Property Val. 212,719 592,239 38,396
Annual Net Profit 213,729 529 320 57,402
Percentage on Vel.        100 .92 .152
The Grand Trunk Pacifiic Express Company has been in existence only since
October last and its profits so far have
only been $725
The Canadian Express Company was
organized in 1865 and was bought by the
Grand Trunk in 1892 for $660,000 or 24
time* the amount of the original capital invested. The capital stock has been increased to $3,000,000 but there is nothing
to show that any more money haa been
put in than the original $27,520.
In connection with these figures it is interesting to note that the Railway Commission has also expressed the opinion in a
very recent judgement that it has imperfect control over these exceedingly prosperous companies which are entirely aub-
sidary to the railways and afford them a
sort of side avenue for the increasing of
their profits.
It is also worth noting that Mr. J. W.
Stout, President of the Dominion Express
Company, stated that the tolls on the
transportation of fish from British Columbia
to Eastern Canada and the Eastern States
last year exceeded $300,000.
These figures will set people thinking
anew about the plank in Mr. Borden's
platform which demands control of all
public utilities and the development of the
Railway Board into a Public Utility Commission.
HeKeptDnj.
Among a large shooting party on a northern grouse moor was a certain elderly
professor whose skill with his gun was
hardly epual to the profuodity of his intellect. Suddenly a heavy storm of rain
came on, and as there was no shelter on
the moor the shooters got thoroughly
drenched through. At least, all but one
suffered—the professor. He had mysteriously disappeared when the rain cameon,
and he did not rejoin the party, until the
sun was shining once more. To the amazement of the others the erudite one was
as dry as a bone. The others, drenched
and disgusted, inquired of him how it was
he had escaped a wetting. "Directly the
rain came on," replied the professor,
went off by myself,stripped off my clothes
and sat on them until the storm was over.
CP.R. TIME TABLE.
The sailing schedule of the -. S. Okanagan during the summer months is as follows.
Read up
Daily Except Sundays
Read down
10:45
Okanagan Landing
12:15
8:05
Okanagan Centre
Short's Point
Nahun
1:55
7:15
Kelowna
2:35
6:45
'       Gellatly
3:10
6:15
Peachland
Naramata
3:45
5:25
Summerland
4:22
5:00
Penticton
6:00
drinking
No Sign.- -
"John, dear, had'nt  you been
when you came in last night?"
"That's like a womanl Just because 1
had some little difficulty in getting in, because I couldnt pronounce a few words,
because 1 took off my clothes in the drawing-room, and wore my silk hat to bed,
why, you rush off to the conclusion that
I had been drinking."
A Contest.
Reciprocity—"Your family plays the
piano  later every night," said the   visitor.
"Yes,," answered the suburban resident,
"we're trying to keep the people next door
up so that they will be to sleepy to - mow
the lawn in the morning. And the're trying to mow the lawn so early that we
won't feel like playing at night."'
He Knew.
A small boy of an enquiring turn of
mind, says the Philadelphia Inquirer, looked at his father earnestly, and asked:
"Father what are wrinkles?"
"Fretwork, my son, fretwork," replied
paterfamilias, confidently.
Deseroed Death.
"Whole family pizened by eatin' colored
sweets." "There, Liza, yer as good as
dead, and serves you right not giving - me
a bit o' yours."
A Net© Recipe.
A weekly paper prints a recipe foi
making  sliced parsnips taste like   oysters
This opens up a wide field. A recipe
for making a stale bun taste like pate de
fois gras would be heartily welcome.
WANTED
2 Cents per word, first insertion and
1 Cent per word each subsequent
insertion, minimum 25 Cents.
FOR SALE—Two good general purpose
horses, also thorougbred White Wyandotte chickens. Apply, C. C. Josselyn,
Grocer. 28-tf
WANTED—By experienced married man
management of farm or ranch. Apply
Box C Record Office. 28-31 f
WANTED—Strong boy  to  learn   bakery
business.    Apply Biggin & Poole.     28tf
HOUSE FOR RENT. Apply C.C. Josselyn
28-31
ENGLISHWOMAN desires position on a
ranch on the Okanagan Lake, as housekeeper to bachelor or widower. Apply
Harris, Post Office, Vernon. 28-31
FOR SALE—320 acres of land at $7.00 per
acre cash, or $8.25 on easy terms. Apply
to Ernest Snowsell, Alta Vista Ranch,
Kelowna, B. C. ;^ 20-tf
FOR SALE—14 Acres on K' L. O. Bench
for particulars, apply to P. O. Box 261.
Kelowna, B. C. I7tf
STRAYED
Bay Gelding, 4 years old, white stripe
on face, white hind feet, branded "H" on
left shoulder. $10 reward. Wm. Grant,
Okanagan Centre. 29tf
— _.
The colonel of a German regiment sent
for all the sergeants and said: "There will
be an eclipse of the aun to-morrow. The
regiment will meet on the parade ground
in undress. I will come and explain the
eclipse before drill. If the day is cloudy,
the men will meet in the drill shed as
usual." Then the sergeants drew up the
order of the day thus: "To-morrow morning by order of the colonel, there will be
an eclipse of the sun. The regiment will
aaaemble in the parade ground, where the
colonel will come and superintend the
eclipae in person. If the aky ia clouded
the eclipae will take place in the drill
ahed." '-.,..
Th<
NOW IS YOUR CHANCE TO LEARN
Art of Swimming
and Life Saving
Professor T. Wilkinson, C. TV S.
open to receive pupils for a
of
is now
swimming
full  course
instructions
Terms, $1 per lesson, complete course of 12 lessons for $10,
payable in advance.   3 or 4 pupils together, half price.
Classes of 6 or more, 25c. a lesson.
Certificates of merit awarded to proficient pupils   7
Beginner's race for Professor Wilkinson's pupils will be  inaug-
erated in.the Regatta programme
All desiring a course should address letters to
PROFESSOR T. WILKINSON, Royal Hotel
c
f   I Tr
%
ampmg  lime
is now here and you will be wanting a
tent to camp in. We certainly can supply
you and size and price in 8 oz. Duck
or Drill.
Bathing Suits
Ladies, Gents and Children, all prices
and styles.
Then you will be wanting nice' refreshing drinks for
 __.___.■■..   _■-_-____„   .    .   ._-_   . _«■ ______   .      .     _       ....     ■■____.._ ___ -..: _ ________    _____
the hot days
Eiffel Tower Lemonade Welch's Grape Juice
C. & B. Raspberry Vinegar
Montserrat Lime Juice       C. &. B. Lemon Squash
Fresh Lettuce, Radish, Turnips, etc., every day.
Leave your orders early for preserving Strawberries,
as the crop wiflbe short this season.
Headquarters for the improved Gem Jar, Stone Crocks
and Jugs, of all sizes.
DONT FORGET, We have the best Bread in the
town, "Home Made"
AS LAW
Phone 214
NEq_H8>____K«BB___-VO_[
City of Kelowna
Tenders for Painting the Exhibition
Building
Tenders will be received by the undersigned up to Monday, June 28th, 1909, at
5 p.m., for painting the exhibition building with two and three coats of paint.
The lowest or any tender not necessarily
accepted.
Kelowna, B.C., June 14, 1909 ,
G. H.DUNN,
29-30 City Clerk
WATER NOTICE
Osoyoos Division of Yale District
Notice is hereby given that 1, George
Washington Collins, farmer of Westbank,
B.C., will make an application under
Part V. of the "Water Act, 1909," to obtain
a license 'for a supply of water for irrigation purposes, to the amount of one cubic
foot per second, by means of a flume and
ditch, from the stream known as McDougall Creek, the point of diversion to be 600
yares North from the North-west corner of
P.R., 4874. The water is to be used for
the irrigation of 30 acres of land on the
East half of P.R. 4874. The area of Crown
land intended to be occupied by the pro-
poseb works will be 80 rods of ditch.
.This notice was posted on the 31st day
of May, 1909, and application will be made
to the Commissioner on the 15th day of
July, 1909.
Signed,   GEORGE W. COLLINS.
29 Westbank, B.C.
WATER NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that an application will be made., under Part V. of the
"Water Act, 1909," to obtain a license in
the Osoyoos Division of Yale District.
(a.) The name, address and occupation
of the applicant.—Rosa Casorso, Kelowna,
B.C., the wife of John Casorso, Rancher.
(If for mining purposes) Free Miner's
Certificate No.
(b.) The name of the lake, stream or
source (if unnamed, the description is)—
An unnamed stream, flowing from a stream
rising 800 feet from North line of D. Mc-
Eachren's land in South half of Section 8,
Township 26.
(c.) The point of division.—At the
said Spring.
(d.) The quantity of water applied for
(in cubic feet per second)—2J cubic feet
per second, and 1-37 or cubic feet per
second for domestic purposes.
/_ \     TL-     _.l . ._:    .!_. _     1
—\c)—me—C.iaioc.ci— Or- me- proposed
works.—The erection  of a  dam  at said
spring and thence to convey the Water by
a ditch, flume or pipe to the place of use.
(f.)   The premises on which  the  water
is to be used (describe same)—South  half
Lot 132, in Group I, Osoyoos Division  of
Yale District.
(g.) The purpose for which the water
is to be used.—Is agricultural.
(h.) If for irrigation describe the land
intended to be irrigated, giving acreage.—
The South half of Lot 132, in Group I,
Osoyoos Division of Yale District, containing eighty-five acres more or less.
(i.) If the water is to be used for power
or mining purposes describe the place
where the water is to be returned to some
natural channel, and the difference in altitude between point of diversion and point
of return.
(j.) Area of Crown land intended to ba
occupied by the proposed works.—None.
(k.) This notice was posted on the
twenty-sixth day of May, 1909, and ap.
plication will be made to the Commissioner
on the Twenty.sixth day of June, 1909.
(1.) Give the names and addresses of
any riparian proprietors or licensees who
or whose lands are likely to be affected
by the proposed works, either above or
below the outlet,—None.
(Signature)   ROSA CASORSO,
(P.O. Address)   Kelowna, B.C.
Local Briefs
W. Glenn is building a large
house on Ethel Street.
The Vernon Football Team
journeyed home last Wednesday
in Campbell's boat, the " Amelia
C."
J. Clarke is building a house on
the K. L. O. bench.
Tenders have been asked for
the Aquatic Association's new
building in the park. The structure
is to contain about forty-four
cubicles.  Tenders close tomorrow.
Herr Krimmer is building a
small house on Ellis Street. ^
Mr. C. R. Imerson, District Organizer of the Modern Woodmen
arrived from Enderby last Wednesday.
Mr. Pridham, who was on his
way to Banff, found it necessary to1
return to Kelowna last Wednesday
owing to some unforeseen circumstances.
. Born—On the 7th of June, to the
wife of C. Webster, a son.
Miss'McKague of Vancouver is
visiting Miss Anna Knight.
A serious accident, but one
which might have been a deal
worse occured last Tuesday at the
West Bank Sawmill. John Hum-
ford, one of •the,' employees, was
edging off some lumber, when a
board struck him in the pit of the
stomach, and threw him over the
edging saw. Luckily he was
thrown in such a position that the
rollers did not carry, him towards
the saw and had not the blow
from the board been hard enough
to send him over .the delivery
frame, a more serious accident
and perhaps a fatal. The injuries
sustained are a broken wrist and
several bruises and cuts about the
face, hands and body. The patient
was immediately placed, in the
hands of Dr. Knox and sent to the
Kelowna Hospital. Later reports
show that he is progre8sing -favj
ourably.
q A WANT AD. in the
Record will bring speedy-
results.
is now / on m
swing
33 1-3 per cent,
count Of f
All Dress Goods
All Cold Muslins
All Curtain Materials
All Lace Curtains
25 per cent. Discount
Off
AU Blouses
All White Cotton Underwear
All Cloth Skirts
All Children's Dresses
All Children's Hats
20 per cent. Discount
Off
AU Prints and Ginghams  _
All Ducks and Linen Suitings
AU   Galateas   and   Oxford
.  Shirtings
Clothing Dept.
20 per cent. Discount Off
All Men's Suits
AU Boy's Suits
AU Odd Pants, (Men's and
Boy's)     /
20 per cent. Discount Off
AU Boots and Shoes, etc.
If you are looking for bar;
gains visit our store while
this sale is on
Time is Money
Very few people carry a
watch as an ornament. Now '
• if your watch is not keeping
time, bring it in and I will  -
report on it.   I will guarantee to make  it keep  good
• time or no charge. The
same applies to Jeweliy
repairs.
AU Work Guaranteed
A Trial Solicited
WALTER ML PARKER
WATCHMAKER & JEWELER
Bernard Avenue. • -
The Kelowna
Outfitting Store
W. B. M. Calder, Prop.
Kelotona
We can supply first-class one
and two-year-old trees, either
grown at Kelowna * or Victoria
(Head Nursery), in the best
commercial varieties of
Apples, Plums, Pears, Cherries, etc.
We haye also now. at Kelowna,
- Ornamentals
of many kinds, Shade Trees,
Lilacs, Spiraea, etc.
We would be pleated to have you visit
us and select your specimens.
. Catalogue and.Price List Free.
"ArErBoger
PHONE
MANAGER
no
It pays to advertise-
that is the opinion
of successful men.
To follow in their
footsteps is to get
there same way.
GO TO
The Oak Hall
FOR YOUR -
Summer Negligee Shirts, all the newest
colors and styles
Summer Underwear, all Weights, qualities, and prices ,    _     '
Summer Hose, all colors and prices
Summer Trousers, in,,White Duck,
White and Grey Flannels, and
Fancy Stripes
See our Hat Windows on Saturday
Cool Hats for the Hot Weather
  7
i' ■'
Oak Mall Clothing Co.|
The House of Faehioii-
mmijs
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