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Barb Wire Fences.   The Repairing of the  Irrigation Ditches
Aquatic Association Agreement Accepted.    A. & T.
•' '"   . Aissdciation.    Police Report.
a :good report, and also}wished^ta
bring before.the councir the fiact of
a very clever arrest having been
made on Friday during the football
match when Pomeroy  was "found
Hits Penticfi
, A  fair   crowd   was   present   to
. witness    the   football    match   on
j with a suit of clothes on hisgperson J Good Friday, but owing to the un-
! stolen 4 months ago from ,theLake j tertain state of .he weather  many
! View hotel.
A full council sat on Monday
night and discussed quite a lot of
business.    ,    "
Mr. Meurling was present with a
plan of the proposed extensions of
the Royal'Hotel.,_ It was proposed
.to build an extension over tKe yard
at the back of the hotel/ the* same
to be "raised on "12 ft. 'pillars made
of concrete^    .■*      'v r    > /
Mayor DeHart wanted to know
if the fire arrangements .had been
gone, into at this hotel.   ■,   '
Aid.1 Bailey explained that at
present it was fully equipped in
case of fire and ' Mr. Wheeler had
promised to extend a suitable
"equipment to the.new portion to
be erected. Under "these circumstances'1 permission was granted
for the extension." ■
Mr. Ma'nsel attended on the
council and asked if it anticipated
buying a scavenger wagon, power
' or horse,roller, as he would be
happy-to supply any should they
require it/ 7'    ' '      >   *
Mayor DeHart replied that although a 'power .roller,,was necessary'for the "roads, he thought it
best'tq use the .grader firlt." \ As
far assa scayeng&r yagpntwas concerned the council  had  in mind
        t ,   'Chief Hidson asked the  council
/ 1 to consider supplying a life, buoy,
pool of water in the neighbourhood ropes  and  grappling  iron,  a-  in
, Coiincil would  considers ife, when
they were deciding.**! 7$    "3* *\ \
' Mr. Wilks .approffc^dAe^cojin;
»7cil for_eave<to,,use'"tne3^ajk .gn-jthe
24th~bf May, as he" wad' organizing
a Marathon race, for that day  and
would rt like,r~- to -see -. some .good
healthy sports ruin  in  conjunction
with this race. ^ \ ^ .       ><•/-,) ^   ,,
Mayor DeHart replied -that "the
council would give the matter their
attention  and'' would "advise  him
further in respect to this.    (< j; ^7"]
The question of Carting sawdust
from the mill was next set, before
the "council.,';   <;(     "„  (Ui\ r/*
Aid. Ball believed  it could be
'  done cheaper than it is atv present.
,„ Aid. Elliott pointed., out that the
matter had been'taken  up"' before
, and* figures had been gone into,
and it was found that the, carting
. was being done as. cheaply as .possible, the' only >. suggestion, that
could be made was that the .'council had a horse and cart of their
own, this might cut .doiyn the- expense a little, but as there-was no
knowing how long the sawmill was
likely to stay on this side of _ the
lake, it might not prove a very
profitable investment for 'the city.
, A discussion next arose severely
criticising the number of barb wire
fences that bordered on the side-
„ walks of some of the principal
streets. .<;
Aid.  Bailey  remarked  that  he
thought a by-law; was madewhere-
hy such fences''- Weri_ not*' allowed.'
The ''council agreed that these
fences were  very  dangerous and
7referred the matter for, Mr. Qailey
to look into, and if necessary .have
these fences, removed..) ,„„.   , .
The Mayor suggested that it was
time grading was commenced on
some of the streets, and- in .'pointing out the state of the roads • between Richter, Street and Glen
Avenue, also between the school
house   and   Harvey Avenue,   re-
. marked that the roads last fall
were in a terrible condition owhig
to !the  overflow    of   water from
, the!-irrigation ditch, it was time
these ditches were fixed, and any
"repetition of the overflow wap ar-
.rested.. t... T ^, / \- ;'.. J\
Aid. Ball thought the owners
*_■_    _l*t_-_____t      in        «____a______        *__«*_l__
the1'ditches in question' ought to
have them put in a good! state'.of
repair, and did not' see what the
council wanted to do the work for,
he,took it that the owners or users
of the water were liable _or any
damage done to f property, and! if
the'ditches were not fixed this year
the',, council tcoul<^come, jupon the
users of that water, for damage to'
'the'road. Mayor DeHart replied
that it was very near a case for, the.,
council1 to take up last year, as one
of the citizens had threatened to
-uethecit. forhavinya stagnant
which was detrimental to health.
„ Aid. Ball suggested that the
whole matter be - referred to the
Board of Works, and that they
should see the city Solicitor and
report at next meeting.
I Mayor DeHart said the matter
ought to receive immediate attention, as it would not be v_ry, long
before water was turned on' for
irrigation purposes. He suggested
that a' water meeting should be
called this week, and it was finally
decided to make arrangements for
this meeting to be' on Thursday,
15th, in Lequime's Hall.
Mr. G. Rose attended on behalf of the Aquatic Association to
submit to the council a term of
agreement for the erection - of a
suitable building on the lake shore
in the park. This matter was fully
gone into, and it was agreed to accept, the agreement made between
the Aquatic Association and the
Park Committee. \ • <
Mr. L. C. Aviss attended and
asked permission to draw his
boats up op the beach, and also
asked leave to. build a landing on
the'.site "> or1 the old boat house.
Leave was granted until' more
satisfactory regulations could \ be
gone into." ' - " , :(
„' y_he question of .the sale of the
A. & T. Grounds -was put before
the counciLby the.Mayor, It'was
suggested Jhat an agreement, pe
made'wjth'the^A. & T. as follows :,
, 1 he unconditional sale or property to the.cit£for $5,500. „ .,'...
,The A.' & T. Association to erect
av$2,500 building,on' land leased
by the city in the Park. ■* ,v
The city to have the use of
building / for any special civic
The Mayor had already spoken
to several members,of the,A. & T.
association and they had endorsed
the arrangement as being in every
way "satisfactory.
« Letters were read >from  the  following:".   i\  -
Kelowna Land & Orchard Co.,
altering statement made by Messrs.
Marty Bros; at,the council'meeting
on .April 5 th and stating that the
company; would give 33 feet along
tl}e south side of lot twelve for the
purpose of a ..roadway instead of
45 ft! as stated by Messrs. Marty.—
,, sLetter from D. T. Cameron, reinstalling water mains.—Referred
to-\f-.ter Committee.'    ' ''
From Dominion Securities Cor-
re purchase of debentures.1    '
James and Hamuld re , purchase
of debentures.—Filed.
The following accounts were
referred to the finance committee
and'if found correct'paid.,
Courbesley ■
Bell   -
Syser - ; ".
J. Patterson
T. Lawson, salt etc., $ 2 55
Kelowna Sawmill Co., lumber  I 84
Kelowna Sawmill Co., carting fuel 94 50
Morrison-Thompson, hardware... • 17 12
Hinton Electrical Co  54 50
Hinton Electrical Co.,...-.  80 00
S. D. Colquette, 2 days work  5 55
Waterous  Engine   Works,   ho se
connection.  36l50
Collett Bros., teaming '... 52 25
Willits & Co.! disinfectant for jail. I 50
Davfes & Mathie,vpolice uniforms 37 00
S.'C. King, washer* for hydrants. 2 00
W. C. Blackwood, grading streets 24 00
Kelowna Carriage Works, repairs
to grader V.  " 9 15
D. Letkie.1 hardware.'.S..v ,....» 40 29
H. H. Millie) phone'and telegraph 13 37
Ashcroft & Marks  4 60
Canadian Fairbanks Co., balance. 6001 25
Orchard City Record, printing.. .  3 00
Gills fit Hungford,  gravel  150
case of accident around the wharf
he would have great difficulty in
saving life or recovering dead
It was proposed by Aid. Rowcliffe, seconded by Aid. Bailey, that
the citv provide two life buoys and Penticton
ropes to be placed on the CP.R.
wharf and ferry wharf, also a
grappling iron to be used in case
of accident.
Discussions arose on the system
of a code of whistles being estab-
Jished so that people might know
in which direction a fire was. Also
a system of fire alarms was suggested by Aid. Elliott.
It was agreed that a hook and
ladder brigade was greatly needed
in the town, and the matter was
referred to the fire and water
committee. 7,.
The following motions were put
forward and carried." . '. , .
Elliott - Rowclifie —\That ' .he
agreement between the Aquatic
Association and the city council be
accepted, and that the Mayor and
and City Clerk be instructed to
sign. , /
.Elliott- Rowcliffe—That the'eourt
bf revision be held in the Council
Chamber from 10 .to \2 o'clock,
on the first day of June, 1900, arid
that all the members of the council
act on the revision. ' *'
Elliott-Ball--That Mr. Middleton"
be given permission to cbimect
with the city water works pipe,-
providing he startfd all the expense.
The work to be done to the' Jsatis-
faction of the fire and water" committee. < ' ,,/ ' * • , '1 "-
Rowcliffe-Bailey —That the ^ire
and Water committee be instructed
to communicate with, the Vernon
city council re the purchase of a
fire wagon'and to purchase same
if a satisfactory arrangement can
be made,' also to arrange with . the
engineer./, at the power house,
signal whistles to be used in case
of fire to locate same.' ' _- , ,1
The crack in the sidewalk caused
by the moving of Raymer's building across the street, was next taken up. The council thought -Mr.
Raymer ought to be- informed that
he would have to pay for the damage, and left it,in*the hands of" the
Board of Works.   ^
tThe council then adjourned (c
meet" on Monday, April 19th, at
7:30 p.m.
urummona Kecitai
The oolice^port was then read
Arreste^ three. Persons assisted to home, one. Summons for
small debt, seventeen.
On March 3rd Chief Hidson took
saddle horse off street after it Had
been left there 7 hours%
On; March-26th took two horses
off the street.
(Jhief Hidson wished to < point
out the decrease in crime this year,
only ten being recorded, against
twenty-nine for the same three
months last year.
The Mayor /thought the chief
ought to be- commended - on  such
The recital given by the Rev. D.
E. Hattf at the Baptist Church last
Tuesday evening was received
with great admiration by those
-*At intervals some vocal selections were given by Messrs. Chap-
pell, Harvev and Hill. The bulk
of the evening ,was taken up listening to Mr. Hatt. His elocution io
unsurpassed, his voice being heard
to advantage through the church
His rendering of tKe "Dream" and
"Pro Patria" were really first class,
and it is to, be hoped that we shall
be able to listen to him again in
the near future. ' t
;The music throughout the recital
was furnished by Miss Smith*   '
1  .. '    ' .
McAulay -Bowers.
would-be spectators kept at home.
Enthusiasm goes a long way, and
had quite a lot to_ do in carrying
the Kelowna boys to victory. Penticton arrived in^time to see a-bit
of the town, and to get used to the
climate before wending their way
to thetpark. < The Juniors had a'
short game early in the afternoon
and managed to get beaten »by
juniors. The score
being three goals to one. They
played a good game and on both
sides many could be picked out
as likely to be useful seniors in a
few years time". The great game
started at' two thirty when the
seniors took the field, the line-up
was as follows.
r back
1 half,
1 inside-
1 outside'
r outside
- .The whistle blew at 2:30.    It was
now a cas'e-of "when Greek meets
Greek."     Slowly   but surely  the
home team pressed towards   Pen-
ticton's goal/ A skirmish, a shout,
and Kelowna had one.goal put to
her credit.   The half time came as
a pleasant relief after a hard battle,
the score standing  at two  to nil.
The 'arrival ''of' the  "Okanagan"
-dwindledJ down fthe> number   of
spectators, - but soon- .he-- teams
were hard at it again.     Smith was
still oncth<_'look   out  for a  good
shot in goal,  and  very soon  the
opportunity came. ,v The' harcUpart
was practically oyer now, and Kelowna held the day, as long as   she
could'defend her  own ^preserves.
The whole time score was four to
nil, and a good game  was, alas.at
an"end.    Penticton^played a 'good
game from start to finish, and   the
chances are, it may not be so easy
for our boys to win when they are
met in a "strange field.*   ''
The - Penticton team returned
soon after supper, and were > given
a hearty send off. Cheers being
given and received by those on
the wharf, and boat. The saying
of one of the finest schoolmasters,
a Rugby man, crept into the mind
as the little "Clo'velly" bore the
visiting team r home.' "We love
'em and lick em, but love them
The Board
.   »*
of.. Trade
-,h\\ y
' Hudson
D. Mills
D. Lloyd
The meeting of the City Board
of Trade was held on Wednesday
night, a number of the members
being present, Mr. Pitcairn ,taking
the chair. , The minutes having
been read by the Recording' Secretary, Mr. McTavtsh, and adopted.
The chairman stated, that contrary to the general rules, he wished to make a suggestion:—Owing
to the correspondence taking so
much time, he would like to see
any fresh business taken up before
the letters were, read and gone into fully. Transportation had hitherto taken up much time, in fact
more thar^was due to it, as more
immediate'matters were at hand.-
He also wished to state . that the
Secretary had letters from various
people which were never read at
the meetings, he did not know this
until a few days ago', and thought
it his' duty to inform vthe ' other
members of the board of the' fact".'
These letters were' mostly frorri
land seekers, and he did not wish
to blame Mr. Kerr . forf keeping
them from the board, but he
would like the other members 'to
put forward their views. ' ''
Mr. Kerr in reply stated that
that the letters in question, asked
for information concerning the
temperature, as to whether chickens th'riv'edNvell Here", "or whether
there was much__tn,'in his opinion
.1.1 'i-fji;   _      1, /T»-   <
it was ridiculous  to  read  corres-
ppndencevof this -nature,  and  he
Mr. Ellison thought that as it was
possible that in the near future * _
permanent place"would '< be^estab-
lished in the park for the. show „of
these diplomas, th'e whole1 sliould
be kept by. the secretary until this"
place was erected.'.   j>r<;   f_r?t«b<>&
Mr. Stirling thought it
ought it. better" to
will. tKe? cif-cretion
from- the.
->_r_i J I /fA
Board   of
Uinfnnin llmr BInnnflinn  Dnnn
ribiui ia uajrinai uuiun uuuc
The marriage took place ( on
Wednesday last, ^ April 14th, of
Malcolm' McAulay and Lillie
Maud Bowers. The ceremony was
performed'at the v home of the
bride'ajparents at Pleasant Valley.
Mr. McAulay is one of the old-
timers of the Valley, having settled
in the Similkameen in the early
days. He now resides' at Keremeos, for which point 'the happy
couple left by Wednesday 8 boat.
'Quite a little .excitement was
caused by. the announcement, that
a Marathon race would be run
over a ten mile course in Kelowna.
The date set for'this event is the
24th of May, Victoria Day, and
entries are coming in,fast from all
quarters. The course, which is
open to all comers is from the
wharf to Stirling's orchard, turning
down by Pridham's orchard to-
ward8>the five bridges, thence by
way1- of the Vernon road to the
Benvoulin corner, this point will
mark the course about half way,
the second half being via Davy's
slaughter house up the new road
to Pendozi street, finishing up at
the starting point. The route will
be lined with, marshals-who will
tender very/soft drinks to the competitors, aud direct the course.
After the race an afternoon of
sports is suggested, and the whole
ought to afford quite a good time.
For the great race four prizes of a
substantial nature will be offered,
and as soon as the figures can -be
arrived at they will be made pnblic.
^»A'strong >committee has been
appointed to look after theA whole
affair, and it is likely that they will
approach the' A. & T. Association
at their 'meeting next Saturday
week, with a view to get their
grounds -for the/occasion. i Owing
lo some misunderstanding the
whole affair wa& called off during
the week, but, is now going as
8trong\a8'ever,' ■"    \  • '
Trade. He 'would *nbw 'proceed
to deal with^the^corre-pondence'
and various letters were 'then'" read,
which were taken-up) again ..during
the evening. a*        -**.*<■ i
A letter from the C.P.R.'Comp-
pany at Winnipeg;stated-.hat the
attention of the company had been
called to the advisability of change
ing the name Sicamous Junction
to _ Okanagan u Junction, such <• a
change would be, confusing, and
they" did not see the advisability
of making any alteration. Also
they would look into the fact that
Armstrong was (not marked, on
their folder.- In, reply rto 'the'(desire for a daily service during',he
winter, he wished to state that the
line at present* was not, quite, as
paying' as it might be,' and the
company could not see its way
clear to continue the daily service
of 'boats ,for, the time being, ^but
however,'stipulated tnat the daily
traffic   up   and    down    the   lake
distribute them'  _„„
of the Boardi of{ Trade, in- any pase
they ought to be formally returned
to the Board.
Mr. Pitcairmpointed «oiit that the
diplomas.were lentto Mr.-Dic_son<"
of Vernon} by the Board'of Trade,
and had  since  been. returned »_o
Mr. DeHartiJ ,<'. '..      . ,,;,•.- .j   ^
v It was finally proposed..by< iMr. ^ - ']
Jones, secondedmby-Mr.* Stirling/1 t'\ '
that the diplomas be-handed* oveV_M \i
to the Board of_Trade;i and.* _ha. )<V> -'"'
the Board spay Mr. DeHart foi _the: '*.' '• .
frames and special box tcVcohtain-<■)>.. '■'"
same.       " M/ii, -4.ve.-f1 •»>«/■„ u*.--'^^r
' The resolution-was carried,  and rfii ■- v*
it was  agreed utW*thtt''dipioirias<f'-   ." ^
be distributed to ^die ;va_iousvreah_-7,/S"
estate, people^whb^iare?membersstsj '=i"f,
of the Board of Trade;:at^ the*dis-^;i. ;~^
cretion of the secretary/;-.<■ *<i>*.      j>*,_- .'t'>>]
Much discussion' arose >iri':-on-
nection-with the sending of I _iplo-_.t- .,
mas to the Tourist. Associations inv-^- 7%
yancouver,- to'advertisfe <the>stawnji»<*_y?;j;
and a motion-wa_ putcforwa_doby- %**?%
Mn-Leckie, that a-lette. beT*ent>t6i)'%}$-\
this'rassociation.askirtg theih if.th-j**&vg_ f
would like: to; showe'thes* diplomWvtf^;'
This v mbtion_Wasi_ostif Mr/Elliqtt_oi? §-
ones .would be?oub-n->«tv_. weekVX**' ,**^J
time, it would-be*b_st.to.trefertit_ef^-t<f [
letter to- the next meetbig,nM Vl %_j^T^l
| Mr. Kerr did not agree withithiaUi-^J
arrangement, as he.had.'decided:toT';4Tf_l
them       •' "   ■*'•   ■"   «-"■ ■•"-*■
this .core.
!-    Mi   4'Atj .S'«'*-_£*'■
wouidstart-on""May istri909r~—
A letter - frbm v Hewetson andL
Mantle was next read," with reference to obtaining some pfrthe diploma certificates won by Mr. De-
Hart at the Spokane show.' The
chairman was of the opinion that
these diplomas"wer<- the" property
of the Board of Tradej-and, that
they ought to" be left in the 'hands
of the-board to distribute as they
thought fit. ,    r
Mr. DeHa'rt stated that the ''diplomas had been framed at his expense, and he was at present displaying them in his' real' estate
office. The total cost of framing,
etc., was $22.50, and if the Board
wished to distribute' them among
the real estate people' he1 was* of
the opinion that itWas a very commendable action. v . *?►>'!».<
Mr. Mantle endorsed Mr.JDe^
Hart's statement, and stated it was
better to convince people of the
value of land in Kelowna by showing them'a diploma won4'at the
Spokane ,8haw,,'than nby,$ simply,
giving ''verbal ', information"' that
might be believed, or disbelieved
at leisure. As far as the frames
wete concerned he was 'willing to
pay for^them.       ' v       »
Mayor,DeHart did not ^consider..- -,,
it advisable toi let' ther.rnatter <6fa>.rf j
sending away a'diploma,dro_v_nd _# ^*
proposed that the secretary*?-.end-vA!-. t»
the:be8t diploma, to tthe»secretary.5j.Vrt'^if!
of the'Vancouver Tourist 'Associa-^j'^;^
tion to be recalled<''aththe .option^r/jS|
of the Board 'of Trader _This prop-* <#,/■'£
o_ition^ was 'eventuallyt-secondpdv. - r?;
by Mr. .Knowles and'carriedii . *o ^ttcfS
■> The "questionjof .a* lectures\.\ _&•.-, *}%
next put b'efore'the board; theSec->^,ff.
retary- remarking- thab he. thought-tj >j?\*i"J
a.very good plan for,- Kelowna x.to'.i„'__
sendTone of ."Its citizens V to«tlectur_j)r:'/.- xr
on fruit .in the United States.^ -He.,yA;^l
suggested the name of M_.DeHert^"j£|£j
That gendeman did not .think hl^s^t-»^f
ness would permit liim leavin&,toe#ii#f$J
town, ,but Mr. Kerr insisted- that"_s\*^ifj|
,the .Government desired vto«tfind^ati-_?l
Hart's,name be mentioned^to^thel, ^
Government as.a suitablei lecturejf.i... .^
After,some discussion this proposal',:-.7li-
i^^,*^1""6*1, '     %»l ^ A > ",s «'V«'_5 '-A ^K>aH
j The1 reports, of„.)the,, copamitteies^lo
were next,taken,;,.:',-.r>*L^^,(t> .^%i^tH,
The   transportation ^^vcomft^ittee,i>5i4'',l(r,^
reported they had'.gone,;.^'';^^^!
uSual passenger, rates,nanda f,ound^l||
that five,cents).per^mile;kw-8{'the^.^W
usual rate charged, in soB^placetf^ii^V
it was over five scents ,1pefti_il_jj5' '«M
w:„ £  .__ c j.__.,A';_
that in the large cities parcels, _3$.§|
often v delivered Miree0ib«cau8eJat^\r
comes •- cheaper-/ to,L,.the
company, than
age space, thevV
\yas .much chance '•
here, b,.,^^^^ tefi^&h^M
I Mayor, DeHart rem^ked'^h'^ ^v*1
obtained a refund^6f,$32.1$^ithe^
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Socialism and the Rights of
Private Property.
Some journalistic definitions of Socialism
which we hove read remind us of Sheridan's
famous criticism of newspapers. "The newspapers! Sir, they are the most villanous,
licentious,     abominable,     infernal .
Not that I ever read them! No, 1 make it
a rule never to look into a newspaper,
and truly it would almost appear that some
ofthe bitterest opponents of Socialism went
so far as to make it a rule never to read
anything about it. So appalling, is the
general ignorance of its primary principles
that we have seen it described by such
adjectives as abominable, and infernal, by
one paper, and Utopian, by another, and
these notions are supped in like pap without
any chewing whatever by the man in the
street. As these descriptions emanate from
the opposition it is not necessary to disprove
both. Socialism is engaged in casting out
devils from our industrial system and it
cannot be reaaonably argued that she casts
them out by the power of Beelzebub.
If the other objection does not show a
clear grasp of the subject, it at least indicates that the writer is so astonished at its
high ideals that he cannot think it will ever
come to pass. To hint to such a i_an that
it is already coming to pass is t» immediately lead him beyond his'depth. But we
claim that Socialism ia being realized, and
, that there is a steadily growing social con-
' science, not only in this, but in most civilized countries today, and Socialistic legis
lation is being forced upon our national
The roads in England were at one time
owned by private individuals. But the free
use of the roads was i necessary for the
welfare of the people, and smash went the
I toll-bars. That was' Socialism. That was
interfering with the property rights of
individuals. • Some day the land question
will be settled in a similar manner, but the
time is not yet ripe. We are told that the
state should not interfere with the property
rights of individuals, but the- state does
interfere, and our city interferes. You
cannot put up a building in the city as you
like.' You cannot own an orchard without
having inspectors coming and telling you
what you have to do to keep down insect
pests. " Yes," you say," but the state and
the city only interfere with my 'property
rights in so far as they affect the well-being
D._.«_,_k1*f    an«l ___A-i IM what
-»  i6V*owi/| «■••%• *■■«■* «  •   ——
would happen under Socialism, but the
principle would be more generally applied.
Is must be clearly stated, however, that
although, the private property rights of
individuals will be regulated in a Socialist
state' as they are now, the ownership of
private property will not be interfered with.
In one of -he.most recent outbursts
against Socialism (by Roosevelt in " The
Outlook ") this fact,- so elementary, is hopelessly and wilfully mangled. '
The public property which Socialists demand should be owned by the' people is
the p'toperty which Is necessary for the production and distribution of wealth.   This includes
7  the air, the wiler and tho land, the mines,
7, factories, railroads, mail, express, telegraph
'<" and telephone service,' light, water and
7; heat plants, stores, etc., .o that private
£>;! monopoly,'and Graft, Rent, 'Interest and
V7 Pro8t will b-'abolished, and all may have
'[:>' the full prodUoJ of their labor.   Of course,
- /nobody has cbmered the air, yet, but why
7' should they not > l Any argument ag-inst
i' the private dWnterthip of air" is equally
7 'powerful 'against the ownership of land
-'* and water by private 'persons.   Yet men
%;, seek, not only to own the earth; but they
{«'Kactually claim the rain from heaven, which1
Zr-God, in his bountiful morcy/bestows u£6n
A th^scmS-arid region.  But you say, "Grant-
f 'ed that the natural resources should be'
\^ collectively owned, An What grounds' do
£' the'Socialists' claim that factories, mines;
IftsnUondo, _ore», etc., should be owned by
, .'the community?"   The basis of the claim is
'"'■ that these things have All been produced
'-, by the workers themselves.   But, we are
|>; told» the workers didn't produce^ the nee.
,7 "ettwtfi tmmey to make and build the**
_  msdib^'factories, railroads,_te.   This is
ed out long ago by John Stuart Mill.
People forget that the machinery of production in use today has been practically
all made within the last ten years, out of
the profits of the last ten years which'have been
taken from the workers.
Moife6\_r, the money that is owned- today by capitalists did not exist centuries
a_6;' as 'some. would have us believe.
Under thepresent system capital is continually reproducing capital. The Duke of
Westminster today is not living' on money
he 'inherited from his great great grandfather, who ..inherited it from his great
great ancestor, who originally stole the
land from the people. Not at all. He is
living today on the rents of today which
have been earned by the xoorkers of today.
A man in business ten years is not work-
on the capital he started with, but he is
working this year on the profits of last
year.    Let us illustrate the point. \
Approach a contractor ih a town who is
giving orders to some workmen, and say to
" Why do you order those men about
like that?"
" Oh," he replies, " because I pay them
three dollars a day."
"Where do you get the money from
with which to pay them ? "
" I sell houses."
" Who builds them ? "
" The workmen.*'
"Then why don't they own them ? "
" Because I have to furnish the money
for the raw materials."
"Where did you get that money? "
" 1 sold houses last year."
"Who made the houses you sold last
" The workmen."
And so you would find that the so-called
capital in use today is really the product of
the workers' toil. Hence the claim of the
workers for the machinery of production
is only a claim for what they have created
and what belongs to them by right.
Whether a Socialist state would compensate the owners or not would be a matter
for the people to decide when the time
comes to take over the public property.
We are only concerned in proving that it
belongs to the workers, and in the event
of the present owners being forced to'give
up their claims, we cannot see .anything
unjust or immoral in it, as we are unable
to believe that God brought a few men
into the world ready booted and spurred,
to ride, and millions-ready saddled and
bridled, to be ridden.;
Say, Old Man!
It's time to pull down that,
old rail fence and put up a
new one, or if you have; no
Get the Best, tit a reasonable price-
heavy and strong and that will not slip
erected'complete if desired.-
Tjhe Great West
Woven Wire Fence
'General Agent for Okanagan District
Royal: Hotel
Facing the Wharfe.
Rates $1 per day.
J. E. WHEELER;   Prop
Schell & Brown
Builders and Contractors
Plans and Estimates furnishc
All work promptly and
carefully   executed   at' ,
reasonable prices.
Address   -    Rutland P.O.
Fertilizer for S^tle
I'll « common mistake, and,was clearly point.]f,.-1^.,.,..!, ...rm
|,r\>   *  ,( , i    A       , . '•
'All kinds of the  best
fertilizer carried by me
Parties interested in the
growing of all kinds of
fruit and vegetables call on
t    > !     '   '•
for prices on this fruit
and vegetable producer.
li you Want Your Jams to keep, they
should be put up with
ane - 5ugar
AU B. C. Sugar Refining Company's Products
Consist Solely of Pure CANE SUGAR.
■'.■'.■■' '
?h? British Columbia Sugar Refining
Company, Limited.
The Kelowna Manufactoriog Co.
Window Sashes Hot-bed Sashes
Office and Store Fittings
SIGN WRITING AND LETTERING of all descriptions.
Windoto Frosting, etc.
THE SPRINGIS GOMING. We are open to gioe
estimates on all kinds o. Buildings such as
Bungalows; also complete Furnishings for
Summer Houses.
Corner of Lawrence and Pendozi Streets.
Who said Bicycles?
7 Call and see our large stock of
■ ■'.-■•'■' '"•■•:  '.' ■ 7-' '
Bicycles—New and Second-hand
Also our big stock of BICYCLE ACCESSORIES
All work done by experienced hands. We
aim to give satisfaction, .and our prices are
The Kelowna Electric Light and Bicycle Supply Co.
BOX 160 - PHONE 82
These destroyers cannot live where trees have been treated with
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 lasts for two years. Warnock's Tree Paint _ not an experiment. It has
stood the test for 5 years in all parts of the United States. It is an absolute Preventative and Cure
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 '.
G. R. LA WES, Enderby, B.C.
Sole Manufacturer for B. C
Wood and Coal    Wm. HAUG
This may interest you.
As Planting Season is here again and I am going out of the
Nursery Business, I will sell my stock at much below the prices
regularly paid for nursery stock.
1 year old Apple trees from 10 cts. to 15 cts.
,.     2      " " " 15      "     20    ■
3     " " "        25     "    30
Grape Vines
2 year old, 5 cts.       3 year old, 50 to 75 cts. (th<?_e
will bear this year.)    Large Rhubarb roots ,50 cts..
Ornamental Trees and Shrubs at half regular price.   Some
Fine Roses for 25 cents each. ,
This is a fine chance for you  to get a fine  lot of home • grown
i    nursery stock at half price.   Call early and get first choice.
TIME to Paint.
- Make.yourfckiitd-
ings-brightand clean
this Spring. We have.
the best and most economical paint fo- you
|    to use.
fflffiMsb    P^'Li. PREPARE-
^SSpfthe paint that:
pWiOSS^'spreads   farthest,-
Swears longest,
% looks best.' "JMa>de
,,__'? of purest materials..
__.. i^-Xi^**-   A record of forty,
*- " years of good paint'
making behind' «■_
S herwin- Will lAut
jQ . i u -r r,     MV& THE tLM9£ST, AI/J-tMT,
i .
The Season for Irrigating
Is at Hand
We are Contractors for all classes of this work—Open'''
Ditching, Fluming, Stave  Pipe; Mains, Pumping Plants i
using Steam, Gas, Gasoline or (_il as fuel.
We are now installing a small plant of 205 gallons Vl
s per minute capacity, the fuel for engine costs ^ 30.per,
- cent, less than gasoline.
Ask us About This at Once
It Settles Your Difficulties
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We have a Snap in Electric Motors   r
For driving washing machine, ssmall pumps, sewing,machines„?tc.
v Get our Handbook.       > -'
Our prices, are the; most reasonable in >town.
W/P   _JA\/I7    A^rTMZ-'V   !?/■__
Auto-Buggies and Automobiles from $250. up.
The correct thing for this district
5Vp Job Too Large or Too Small
The Okanagan Valley Engineering Company
BOX 8 -- -, KELOWNA'
D. CAMERON, M.E., E£.,(L_te Supt. Engineer Contract^ Mather fie Piatt,
, Manchester) MANAGER.
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.. Thursday April 15
The Orchard Gitg Record
Big Sale Still on
With '
>ar gains
We have a-ftill line of ' , '
Tennis and Foot Ball Shoes
.V -       . _:-~  . at prices unheard of before.
A few lines of Furnishings reduced away
below wholesale price..
Children's Shoes have had another
slice taken off their price.
•/'   -
.r. t ,   }'   \      Manufacturers ofc    ,,.;
Builders9 Brick, Drain
■    i?\j«-<yyt 'j , ■  ~ a,- ' '• '■>-,-   "\
Tile and Hollow Brick
™_W2_ 25"
:,   i .    _ i.
. r" \ s- *   i-     a '
G.;__.iE. ^HUDSON
For/raff and Landscape
Portraits by appointment only.
Come and make your appointment.    Satisfaction guaranteed.
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I have fa rfull line oft Light « '
and Heavy ^ Harness on
hand, also a good assort-
Y*<<_..    rV«£J   ;'.
ment of
Trunks, Valises and Saddles
j fCaH»aiid see?* our fetock.
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[j   Harness-maker.
All of the Several Varieties Are Heavier Than Water.
. Eibouy was known and highly es
teemed by the ancients as an article of
luxury and was used by them foi a
v/irlety of purposes.
In India lt%is said that It was em
ployed by kihgs for scepters add also
/or. Images.    On account of Its supposed  antagonism, to  poisons  it   wus
n__ largely for drinking cups.
The name ebony is given to the wood
of several varieties of trees. All _luc_
of ebony are distinguished for their
great density and dark color Tbe
wood In all varieties Is heavier than
water The heaviest varieties are the
darkest. The other grades require a
considerable .amount of staining to
make ihem black.-
Ebony Is of ,i uniform color throughout and will uot show any deterioration eveu/from long continued use
There are three varieties of ebony
well known in commerce. The ebony
Iron) the Gaboon coast of Africa is the
darkest The .Madagascar ebony Is the
densest 'I he M.uassar ebony furnishes the largest pieces It is sold by
Imitations nl eliony can always be
distinguished by their lighter weight,
and the cbe.ipei imitations can be detected by nieivh scratching the surface
How are these for Bar sains ?
Iron Beds (all'sizes) -v at $4.00 each
Restmore Felt Mattresses at $9.50 each
Inlaid Linoleum  --    at 75 cts. per yard
In the Daily Colonist of April 2nd, Weiler Bros., of
x Victoria,   advertise  the  above   mattress-at $12.00.
The  Bloody   Mark   That   Appeared
Cardan's Finger.
Who shall Hay that spectral'warnings
are entirely cliiniericalV History has
many ins taint . 1.1 the contrary Thus
tbe once well I mil tragedian .John
Palmer died on i »■ stage at Liverpool
At the same Ihh.i and minute a shopman in Ltyidoii -leeplng under a counter, saw tlisiip. ;iy his "shade glide
through the sln.p open the door and
pop Into the street. This au hour or
two Liter he men Honed very coolly, as
if Mr .Palmer ln.oself had been there
Caiiian. the noted Italian philoso
pher. saw on the ring Anger of his
right hand the in.irk of a bloody swmd
and heard at the same time a voice
which bade lilm go to Milan. The red
ness progressively increased until midnight The murk then faded gradually
and disappeared. At that miduiglit
hour his son was beheaded at Milan
The father of Dr. Blombey was captain in an army serving in America
We are told by Dr. Rudge that sK
officers 300 miles from" his position'
were visited after dinner by this modern Banquo. who sat down in a vacant
chair One said to him. VBlombey. are
yon mad?" He rose in silence and
slowly glided out at the door. He was
slain ou that day aud hour.—St .lames'
Stop! Look!
Before it is Too Late!
You are in good health to-day. Only
those in Good Health can secure protection
in a Fraternal Beneficiary Society. You
may become very ill to-morrow: why not
join a society that makes provision to. care
for sick members?
The Modern  Woodmen of America is
such a  society.   In  its   great Sanatorium
any member who becomes ill from Tuberculosis will be treated free of charge. This
with.     She   was  completely  dismantled  one feature alone is worth much to every
Gales on the South Sea.
Great gales and storms have been prevalent on the Dorset, Devon and Cornwall
coasts, during the last week, and quite a
lot of wreckage has been washed upon
the neighborhood of St. Ives. It ia feared
that more than one ship may have come
grief. Several local coasters and fishing
vessels are over due, but it is the general
opinion that they are safe. The schooner
"May Queen', arrived at St. Ives leaking
badly, having experienced one of the
worst squalls the  captain   had   ever  met
ome to, -
and it is probable she will not be  able to
put to sea again.
Paupers Haoe Less Brandy.
The Lambeth board of Guardians granted permission to buy one bottle of brandy
for the use of invalids in the work  house.
It was mentioned that under  the  present of Amcrica furn;,hea themean. hy^
emperance policy of the board not  more the wife can keep the family with her.
than eighteen shillings a week  was spent Are vnn « _..,__.._    it     .           l    ij
„„ ;...„-■             _ i       r         -                i you a member ?    If not, you should
on intoxicants.   Only a few years  ago the „.. ;n _„ fL„ „„„,._ . „             ■ _
-_,„,j          u   l       ,i   .„ «rv, get ,n on the ground floor, and become a
records would show that £1.000 a year was Charter Member.
If you find it hard to pay interest on the
mortgage and meet every-day living
expenses of your family, how do you suppose your wife could pay the interest and
keep the family together if you should
happen to die ? '
A certificate in the Modern Woodmen
A National Theatre.
-The Wooing of the Woodcock. -
The wooing ol the woodcock is oue
of. those sights to witness which ,i
lover of nature in all its moods will
make a journey of miles. The scene is
enacted at twilight, and the setting Is
of willow or alder bushes whose
branches are just beginning to show
the tender green of enrly spring' Slid
denly from tbe damp ground a bird
'form shoots upward like some swamp
spirit until it Is outlined against th.-
gray of the evening sky. Then It clrcle-s
above the branches, and the song of
the wooing liegius. Hidden- in the
darkness of the thick lower growth is
the object to which this love son« is
directed The. bird above circles per
haps a score of times, then drops back
to tho damp thicket, making n_soun<l
which can be likened only to tbe drop
ping of water into a woodland pool
Again the bird soars nnd circles, pinging still the love song. This is repeated time after time until the last gleam
of light has faded nnd 'night- darkness conies down.
It has been decided that a national
theatre shall be built in London, and a subscription list has been started. A gift
of $350,000 has been promised by an
anonymous person and quite a few other
promises of smaller amounts have been
made. An estimate puts down the
amount wanted at two and a half million
dollars, to be alloted ine the following
manner: For the site $500,000, stage and
equipment $250,000, endowment $1,250,-
The theatre is to be called the Shakespeare National Theatre, and will be opened in 1916, but subscription lists will be
closed in 1911.
Mill Hill Blaze.
Quite exciting times attended a disastrous fire which occurred at Mill Hill
Grammar School, and it was lucky that
the boys were away on a cross country
run, otherwise the blaze might have been
responsible for a greater disaster. The
fire started in the basement and with
alarming suddenness attacked the large
class room, and several of the smaller
ones. The school is about 100 years old
and was considered one of the finest
buildings in the locality. It was only
owing to the quick attendance of the fire
brigade, that the scoool was not completely gutted.
Death of Sir Edward Boyle.
The death is announced of Sir Edward
Boyle, which occurred suddenly after only
a few weeks illness. It was only last
month that deceased retired from his seat
at Taunton where he had sat in the conservative interests since last general election. The late baronet who was. respon-
sible fpr many publications is succeded in
title by Mr. Edward Boyle, M.A., barrister
at law. ^
Cost to join:   $5 and   medical, examination.
Apply to C. R. IMERSON,        „
District Deputy H. C. M. W. of A.,
Royal Hotel,
for a
Good' ClealirMeal
Fresh Candies, Fruit and
, Call- and sec uo
 /1 p . ,T   \i     . j	
Get your name on
the honor roll.. 7<>,,,.
Subscribe for tKe Orchard
City Record.
The Life Saving 8ervice.
The flrst stations of a life saving
service in this country were established by the. Massachusetts Humane society, nt LoveH islniid'and Cohasset. All
efforts for saving life and property In
society till 1837. when the president of
the United States was authorize- to
employ ships to cruise along the shores
and render assistance to distressed
navlga'tbi- In 1848 congress passed a
law creating a few life saving stations
between Sandy Hook and Little Egg
harbor. New Jersey. From this has
grown the splendid system which now
takes in all the coasts of the country.
A Watch Tip.    <
-Jo  you   lost   your   watch   In   the
«*wd,   eh?"    Lecoq,    the   detective,
raeered.   "Well, I'm ashamed of you.
Too ought to know after your long
friendship with. me that there's only
mo safe way for\n man to carry a cost-
\j watch—Id the right band vest pocket ;Wlth tbe chain running Into the
_S_t and left pockets
Tbe thief always-snatches at the
left pocket, and of course by my sys-
tMB bo gets onlj a key or a cheap coin-
Qulte Unexpooted.
-The Mistress-What Suzanne, going
to leave me? Going to get married'!
This Is most unexpected. The French
Maid—Oul, mndame, but eet ees not inv
fault, Eet was .only last night «u
your son   proposed  to  mo.
.Why They Doubted Him.
'""Hewitt-Figures, won . lie. .lewett-
That's what I tell ,hevfieople I meet in
business, but Jhey, won't believe me.
Hewitt—What Is your business? Jew-
ett—I'm collector tor a gas~couipany.-
Town and Qouutry.
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A landlord can iilwva,vs raise the rent
That Is more th.-ui many of his tenants
can,do.   h   . ,     A   J.„ti, .»,
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Lord, Bere-ford Gices up Command
■ Lord Charles Beresford who has for
the past nine years had his flag flying as
Commander-in-Chief of the Channel fleet,
has given up command.
The commander took leave of the fleet
off'Portsmouth amid stirring scenes. The
battleship King Edward VII got under way
off Portland and steamed slowly down the
line of battleships and cruisers. As each
ironclad was passed, the bluejackets, who
were lining the sides, threw out their
farewells in cheers, mingled with the refrain of "Auld Lang Syne." Lord-Beresford stood on the  bridge  of  his  flagship
and »cknQw!edged__the_ farewell of—the-
fleet. ,
Landing at Portsmouth, Lord Beresford
had to encounter a fresh crowd, and it
was only with great difficulty that the
carriage containing the commander was
able to proceed to the station.
At Waterloo, London, a crowd had congregated to witness the arrival, and the
efforts of the police were completely overturned. As the train bearing Lord Charles,
steamed into the station the crowd broke
through the barriers, and it was only after
some time that the commander was allowed to mount his motor car, which drove
off among the cheers of warm' hearted
Gets War Medal at Last
John Waplington, of Atherton, Bolton.has
just received his war medal for active service
in the Indian Mutiny. • The Bolton Veterans
United Association drew the attention of
the War Office to the fact that the medal
had not been received, and found that his
name had been accidently missed by that
department when compiling the list. Waplington saw service as a private soldier
in the mutiny withthe 6th Royal Regiment.
"Suppose,", hissed the villian,
our plot should leak out?" >
"That's all right," said his accomplice,
consolingly.Vit can't i Don'tyou remember
telling me ■ live minutes ago that it had
thickened I"  -
j Grouch: "The'Rev. Mr. SmileyY scheme
to pass around the cigars and let the men
smoke during services has proved a failure."
Blink:-' *'Wh_t waa the trouble?" Grouch:
"His wife bought the cigars."
a.:mcGEE. /
/'neatly done.
All work guaranteed first-class.
All kinds of Furniture
Address, Post Office
or Shop, cor. West ot K.L.O. office.
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 the same
'   grade of stock. V _  '-■    Catalegue* on: applicatian:
_R. T. HESEL1_00D
KELO-iNH, B.C. P.0;B0X;364
Agent for '  ' >-'l-'1
Cheap Fire Wofrc- !
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Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited
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will deliver Cuttings from trimmer for
50 cents;:per Cart-load-
for short Hauls
Price of this wood 'just cost of* hauling
Orders filled inVotktion.'! ",'i  * **«
j- OiV
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Is notonly an art, itis also
a business, which: to r/ex-
ecute promptly and = at^a •-«*
■A     . -   .'■. v    f''[ '"•"»'  i --iw r--_-7v«
J reasonable price, requires, ,n;
a complete modem plant,
handled by experts.^ . >
, All thi
JU „.
us is at your'f'ser-
vice, and we can, promise
you a pleasant surprise
when you place youoies.,
r \ order\withiull.* Tv*.      i,
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The Orchard _il^ Record.:
A^aa^'aS^ h  $ 'h*:h:it {_ "      j
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Notalry Public,
Conveyancer, etc
and Solicitor, <
Notary Public.
B. C.
B.A.Sc.,CE.,D.L.S.I EilC. L.S.
Kelowna,    B. C.
'CIVIL engineer    ■
Ahoc. Mem. Can. Soc. C. E       Graduate Toronto
Waterworks and Sewerage Systems, Pumping and
Lighting Planta, Concrete Construction, etc.
KELOWNA     :    :: B.C
SURVEYOR.     7:  .
.7   ,     aVILENaNEER  ,:;,
-Office:-  Keller Block     1;
Dr. J. W. Nelson Shepherd
. 0. Box 1 _l 'Phone 66
Office, in'Dr. Boyce's Building.
Barnard Ave.
Horses bought and sold on commission.     Dray meets  all  CP.R.
boats. - AIL kinds of heavy team
work. 'Phone 20.
Irrigation Engineer.
Assoc Mem. Inst C.E.   Mem. Concrete
Institute.     Late Irrig. Dept of India and
Cape Colony, and with Central Ok. Co.
Agent for Steel Flumes.
KELOWNA Phone 88
Netos of the Valley.
Salmon Arm Farmers' Exchange
are advertising for a manager. .
Messrs. Jackson & Parker, contractors of Salmon Arm, have
made an assignment to their creditors.
A movement is on foot to form
a Farmers' Institute in Penticton, an
organization meeting has been called for the 23rd of April.
A Review representative was told
a yarn yesterday which it is hard
to swallow, and yet the narrator has
a reputation for veracity. The story
goes that new settlers in the district
planted a lot of trees last year and
planted a large proportion of them
upside down. This spring they
carefully pruned the roots and are
at a loss to know why the trees are
not thrivin£f.---Summerland Review-
While walking through a patch
of brush hear the foot of Liong
Lake, where he is getting out logs
for Johnston & Carswell's mill,
' Isaac Johnston felt something clinging to his leg, thinking it a piece of
brush he was about to detach it
with a sweep of his hand, when to
his horror he found a three-foot
rattlesnake of the diamond species
clinging to the back of his leg a little below the knee. He killed the
reptile, and upon rolling up the
heavy mackinaw pants with which
his legs were clothed, found that
the fang had punctured the skin.
He at once made tracks for Oyama
where the wound was treated by
Dr. Irvine. It is pretty safe to say
that had it not been for the heavy
nature of the material in his trousers Mr. Johnston, would have had
a hard fight for his life. He says.
that since he has been: logging on
this section of the lake he has
killed hundreds of rattlers from little creatures out of the egg to monsters three and four feet long and
as thick as a man's wrist.—Weekly
. All Saints Church at Vernon is
the oldest in the Okanagan, and
the pioneer residents here decided
to celebrate the next anniversary
in a manner which is not only
commendable, but also shows a
good example of the French bell
founders' art. The bell which
has come all the way from Paccard,
arrived by the Blue Funnel liner
" Oanfa " a few days ago, it" bears
the inscription, " To the Glory of
God this bell is presented by the
old-timers of fifteen years and over
to All Saints' Church, Vernon."
St. Michael and All Angels' Church.
Holy Communion, first and third Sundays in the
month at 8 a m , second and fourth Sundays, after
Morning Prayer.
Litany on the first and third Sundays.
Morning Prayer at 11   o'clock;   Evening Prayer at
7 30.
Knox Presbyterian Church, Kelowna.
Morning Services at 11 a m ; evening services at 7 30
P m    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, Pastor.
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. I. H. WRIGHT. Pastor.
Kelowna Baptist Church, Ellice St.
Sabbath Services at Tl a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sabbath School at 12:15 p.m.   AH welcome.
W.C.T.U. Notes.
Conducted by the Ladies of the Kelowna branch
of the W. C. T. U.
^ Plans and Specifications Prepared
and estirriates given for publicBuild-
ings,Town and Country Residences
PHONE No. 93
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Fire, Life, and Accident
.   Insurance.
-    Mbnetj tb Loan.
Definitions and axioms in " Euclid for
Suffragettes,"-published in Messrs. Hath"
ard'a literary circular, are smart and amusing:
Here are a fewof them:
A" rush " has magnitude but no point.
A woman who is equal to three months in
Holloway, is equal to anything.   ,■
A " demonstration" consists of a series
of plain figures bounded by no laws, to
whom all wrangles are right wrangles.
A " rumpus " in which unemployed and
suffragettes are equal is said to be a "regular
rumpus."   -
Two suffragettes who meet at any point
cannot contain themselves.
During a raid a policeman may be drawn
from one point to any other point.
Lioerpool's Experience.
Prior to A. D. 1890, in the streets of
Liverpool drunkenness and its attendant
vices were so conspicuous as to make that
city almost notorious and arouse the authorities to the necessity of reducing the
number of licenses and enforcing existing
law more strictly. This has been done, and
Liverpool, the greatest seaport in the world
is now one of the cleanest and most law-
abiding cities in the United Kingdom.
From the license records of Liverpool
we quote the following: .   1
Liquor Licenses for
Year. Cut off. Drunkenness.
Boots Repaired and made
to order. ....
Small line of factory stock
carried. ' 7    ....
1890     10 14,680
1891      19 11,343
1892      30 9,005
1893    36 -      7,936
1894      21     ~ ,5,657.
1895       27 5,205
1896     22 5,026
1897     20 •       5.105'
1898     24 4,329
1899     29 4,069
1900     57 , "    4,180
1901     35     '      ' '4,227
1902   figures not presented.
1903     81 ' ; 5,115
1904     66   ' " 7,507
Total  Licenses  Cut Off     486
It will be noticed that there was a considerable increase in the number of persons
arrested for drunkenness in 1903 and 1904,
but in 1903 and 1904 the population increased from 684,958 to 716,810, and during the
entire period of reduction the city grew
from a population of-629,598 to 716,810.
Notwithstanding this increase in population, the cutting off of 486 licenses resulted
in a reduction of the number of arrests for
drunkeness from 14,680 in 1890 to 7,507 in
It should be stated that the chief constable
of Liverpool says:
"I venture to state that the increase in
prosecutions in 1903 and 1904 is proof, not
of increasing number of offenses, but of
stricter administration of the law."
"Thus by a simple process of reducing the
Cash   Watch   Sale
From April 17th to May 1st inclusive
This Sale Covers ^Every Watch in the store;
reserved. . ■<•
A Few ofthe Special Values
Gentleman's Cold Filled, 7-jeweled
Regular price $13.00,,
Gendemai-i_jSilv*r6id;\ 17-jeweled
V ,(Regular price'$20.00
Lady's GoJtO-llecl, 7-jeweled
'^'R_fftd|iV"pYicfe* $17.50   "Special $14.00
Also a good $5.00 Watch.for $4.00        ..  „■
Special $10.00„
Special $16.00l
All watches sold under 0\_ 'personal guarantee', thus
' ensuring absolute satisfaction. •"■ '
The Jeweler.-.
Kelowna,1 B. C.
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licenses, Liverpool has changed from being^
the black spot, on the Mersey into one of
the soberest of the great English towns." "~
'That the principle of license reduction is
effective when applied to a large city is fully
established by the experience of Liverpool.
That it is equally effective when applied to
the more extended area of England and
Wales is indisputably proven by the blue
books,. "Judicial Statistics," page 18, and
"Licensing Statistics." page 3, issued by the
Government of Great Britian.
The Lord's Prayer on a Pin.
Probably we have all heard of one-dollar"
gold pieces with the Lord's Prayer engraved
on one side.   Several years ago these were
worn by many as watch charms. < Occasionally even now one may be seen thus worn.,
Such ' minute    engraving   may   well   be •
considered skilful work.
,  But recently this has been made to seeth,
at least by comparison, quite a simple matter
(says a writer in the January  "St. Nicholas"), because Mr. William L. Stuart, ayourig''
man engaged in business in New York City,,
has performed the seemingly impossible feat
of engraving the^gsntire Lord's  Prayer on i
the head of an ordinary pin.to which he has
added his ndtnesnd the year, making altogether two hundred and seventy-six letters arid
figures.1 .•..■-''•'..       - '
' , Mr. Stuart did the uwork at odd times,
during his regular employment, and with
very ordinary tools which seemingly are not
adapted to such, line engraving. The pin
was set in a block of wood, and a common
engraver a tool was used. A simple micro-
scope, costing only about twenty-five cents,''
and known as a "linen tester,", furnished the'
necessary magnifying. .'
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, It is reported that the Holt line who hitherto have only been running freight boats
across the^ Pacific, will start a new passenger service in the near future. Four new'
lines bearing the Blue Funnel are already
in construction and passenger accomodation
will be one of the great features in these
new boats. Asteady service will be established at an early date. i
Saoed a Child's Life
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Only through remarkable^ presence of
mind was engineer Arthur Denman of the
CP.R., able to save the life of a two-year-
old'child. The west bound Boundary train
was travelling at a good speed towards Riverside Avenue crossing, Grand Forks, when
a little child was noticed by the engineer to
be on the crossing. Denman knew he could
not apply the brakes in time, and at once
threw open the throttle and reversed the
engines. The escape was hairbreadth even
then, for as the train drew up the little girl
was actually against the cow-catcher.
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The Cricket in the Ring
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^ In Philadelphia's Chinatown there is a
Pekingese set that pursues cricket fighting
madly. Cncket fighting, a national sport in
the Celestial kingdom, is odd to see.
'Crickets are trained'. They 'are exercised
and dieted, and daily, before a match smaller, weaker crickets are' opposed to them,
that they may workout for themselves good
fighting systems.
<ln matches the betting is very high. The
Chinese who are tremendous gamblers,often
lose fortunes over crickets, as American
millionaires lose fortunes over racehorses.
A'good cricket fight will last half an hour.
" The opposing crickets, each in a tube
like a box stall, are dropped 'into a ring
with a wall around it about six inches high.
;A^ combatant,,, to win, must throw,his
rival over^this walLfclean. out^of the ring.
; Tiny bells are rung by the seconds. These
bells have a peculiar timbre, and excite
the crickets to a very frenzy of fighting. \
.< A cricket with a good record ,will sell for
five, or, ten dollars, while champions often
fetch fifty dollars. . ,
.Coast Steamer a Total Loss.
The San Francisco Pacific Co.'a steamer,
Indiana,'is reported ashore at Megdclena
Bay, wtth fourteen feet of water in her
hold.' ,The passengers and their baggage
have been transferred and landed safely on
the mainland. The owners of the ill-fated
vessel consider her a total loss and value
her cargo at $500,000.
Prairies Will Haoe Telephones.
The use cf the telephone has become
so general, and the towns that have had a
telephone system installed have grown so
rapidly, that the governments of Manitoba
and Alberta have each decided to undertake the^uildingof 800 miles of telephone
lines in the most needed places.
Japs Fire on Train.
Three Japanese were" charged at Vancouver with firing on a'C. P. R. train as it
was proceeding east/ The passengers in
the train had a narrow escape, as the.*Japs
emptied their revolvers in quick succession,
and it was quite by mere chance that, nobody was killed. The, evidence showed
the" affray to be the result of a drunken
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I,   have the .well-known
Five Roses Hour
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at prices that should interest you.
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Strong Winds do Much Damage..
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'Winds have'been general all over the
country last '^week^and reports' come^ in
from all quarters of damage^done"to some
property or other.' Western Ontario has
suffered im6re7 than "the other provinces,
St. Thomas being' one of the1 towns^ worst
attacked. London had the "chimney "and
part of the roof blown off h'er schoolhouse,
and a freight car at Michigan centre ■ had
the whole roofi blown off. Victoria „is
another sufferer and damage to the extent
of a thousand dollars (is'reported.     As far
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as is at present known,  no  damage  or ,a
serious nature has been done in" this district, save the breaking of glass in Hunter-
store) but it is certain that anybody on the
lake would have met'with serious disaster
from the wind that occurred last Friday.
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Regina Chosen' for Saskatchetoan
7   \ Unioereityl       *   '
A board of governors have been touring
the large towns, in Saskatchewan, withthe
view.of choosing a site suitable for. a. Un-
' A f I*
iversity^ Last Thursday they visited Regina, and ,.have j practically settled,<on a
site, south'east 9f the parliament buildings.
It contains 650 acres, and (is ideal for the
purpose to which it will be devoted. ". t ,
The City of Reginarwill7it^tisi expected
purchase the site, aF-TTeasonable-figure,
and hand it over as a gift to the University of Saskatchewan.
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'    Counterfeit Half-Dollars.
!i(< i ' >   is -l\;u /t{    ' i   .
Quite t* few storekeepers have been
badly, left the last.few days, .Victoria-suffering the most. A number,of lead half
dollar pieces have been placed,in circulation by some unscrupulous person or persons. The coin is,tendered during a rush
of business and is dropped into the till
unnoticed -mil the time for cashing up is
at hand,     _ t     ^
* The false coin is a facsmile of ther real
article'and can only De told by the ring it
gives out when thrown on the counter,
lthough it is slightly lighter than tbe true
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Furthest South.
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Following Nansen . expeditions to' the
North Pole, and Scott's voyage in^the
"Discovery" to the South Pole, Lieutenant
Shacklelon who was one of the officers in
"Discovery" expedition, decided to have
another try to reach the goal aimed at by
so many explorers. -      >
in 1907 he fitted up the Newfoundland
.whaler "Nimrod" to battle with the ice
floe's of the arctic regions, and from pre'-
vious knowledge equipped '' the ' vesssl
with every comfort procurable, for a long
and perilous journey to fhe South _PbIe.
The vessel itself was fitted with auxiliary
engines, of.60 horse power,, and left, the
Thames in August 1907, with ' a, crew, of
twenty-one men, and provisions,roc-eighteen months. The last call on the English
coast was at Torquay, leaving there for
New Zealand on August 7th, 1907.      -
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;,      Ice Jam in.St. Lawrence   „  ,
During the past few days, ice has been
coming down,the St. Lawrence in.great
quantities. * Owing to, a Jain the old .CP.R".
sheds «t Montreal have i been completely
destroyed) a_4 the low level wharves are
completely submerged.   The town ol .La
Prairie is .partly under water, and is in
sifi T, >inJ ' ' Y  ' J.t    .'"'_     i       ,L
great danger unless the ice breaks up.
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Edmontop to Athabasca Railway
One of the first lines to be built as a result
or the government guarantee or bonds vyiu
be the CN.R.line to Athabasca. It is expected to. be finished this year, the survey
being no^injprogress, work on the line will
■tart aa tbon as the frost is out of the gronnal.
Thw railroad willopeii up a new 'country
and make, room'for an increased traffic in
oil from the Athaba-caoil'minai. '    :-  >
Lieutenant Shackleton did not .join"the
expedition until New Zealand was reached,
he together  with  twelve  other  scientists
having  gone  on ahead.    .The  start for
the Arctic regions was made  in January.
1908, from this point.
The "Nimrod" was nine months on  the
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voyage from" Lyttleton,   New  Zealand, to
Cape Royd, at which point Shackleton left
the ship on October 29th.' 1908, in company with Lieut. Adams, Enc Marshall
and Lieut.i'Shirk, to travel, further south
over the huge fields of ice. Manchurian
ponies were used to draw the sleighs, and
also to supply food for the explorers.      ',
After a perilous journey a point 111
miles, from the pole was reached,. and
owing to fatigue and lack of sufficient
food supplies, the travellers were bound
to turn back. The nearest point reached
by other explorers waa 450 miles from the
pole. Shackleton having t explored r 340
miles south of Scott's expedition  in -1902.
The return journey was more difficult
and four of the Manchurian ponies died.
Marshall was taken sick and had to be
left behind when only a few 'days severed
him from the "Nimrod.", Adams and
Shackleton went on together, to get, help
and food from the ship, and soon brought
their comrade into safety.    4 r J   .     ,
The expedition has discovered ~ new
mountain ranges and volcanoes and will
prove to have made valuable additions to
our geographical knowledge. _ Records of
temperature were regulariy~_ept,;^iind~it is
the opinion of Schackleton that the South
Pole can be reached.^.,, j a ,    ~    ,.
The Queen sent congratulory telegrams,
to the,explorers when'she heard the news
and the Victorian Order was confered on
Lieutenant Shackleton.
A list of the famous expeditions to the
South Pole may not be out of place.
In 1774 Cook reached a point 1200 miles
from the pole.   . ,'    _     ' * >
In 1823 Weddell came within 1050 miles.
In 1841 Ross came within 850 miles.
In 1902 Scott came within 450 mile's.
In 1909 Shackleton has broken all pre'
vious records by attaining a point only 111
miles from the pole.
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Immigration Less Plentiful.
The statistics of the immigration depart'
ment are?to hand and show, a decided
decrease, for the fiscal years just endedi
Thp number, rejected (j at port of entry
exceeded 5000, as compared "with T|2?2 last
year! and,while 7,452 Japs entered Canada
in 1907-8 by virtue of the agreement' less
than 500 have landed this year.
,Sale of Prince Pupert Townsite
'The saler of, Prince'Rufcfert townsite lots
will commence in Vancouver'on Tuesday,
May 29th and continue through the weeki
A total of between 2,000 and 2.400 lots
are to be sold at this sale, including, as far
as possible, lots in every "block in the townj
site; both in the business and residential
districts. The terms agreed upon provide
for a cash payment of one quarter of the
purchase price, and the balance in on.e,two
And three ye*rs,' in equal payments, with
interestat"six per ceht.—Weekly Okanagan,
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TJ^ITH  Kelowna winning the highest awards at the different Fruit
™\    Exhibitions, this district will receive considerable attentionf _rom
homeseekers and investors in the Prairie Provinces, United States and
Great Britain.^	
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next spring, in the centre of a beautiful valley.
In our Wpodlawn Sub-division,, between Richter
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The Orchard Gity Record
Thursday April; 15
The Kelotona Land
and Orchard Co.,
Haoe for sale the following oarieties:
Northern Spy Wealthy
Yellow- Netoton Duchess
LieDland- Raspberry
Yearling Trees,
Glean, ffell-grpton Stock.
Buy at Home and Saoe Money.
Order at once as the stock is going fast.
K;_.Q.-Office, Leon St., or;
Manager's Office, at Orchard.
J. A. Bigger
Plans and Estimates Furnished
Residence,    10   Lawrence Ave.
Belleoue Hotel
Rates, two dollars per day.
Beautiful situation on the lake
front, close to the new wharf.
Fishing, shooting and boating.
Boats for hire.
Gilbert Hassell, Prop.
Kelowna Shaving
HAIR-CUT.        :: :: ::
J. BOUCH, Proprietor
D. W. Crowley & Co.
Kelowna and Penticton
Wholesale & Retail Butchers
Goods delivered to any. part - of
the City.
We give our prompt  attention
to mail orders
'      "    'Phone  12      ""   *:
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== ri-ife,   Sickness, 7
We only  represent   tKe      Plate GlaSS.
Strongest ompanies : '.,-..y.A\ A. ■. ] l-_, 777.
Royal, Guardian, Sun, Law^ Union, Atlas,
London & JLancashire,      onfederation; Life.
Wishes to announce that he is opening a
Iii theRWcliffe'Mock
+* ^fS./n ,->%*■»*    f**s" „   *+^
About MAY 1st
Ttoenty-fioe yean' experience In Portraiture has.enabled him to.attain,.
success in this brunch'.    The latest mounts will be kept in stock-
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Now is the- time to buy your .       < \
Ginning varieties a speciality.    Send for '
catalogue of Seeds and Fruit .Trees
Rosefield Nursery, Gellatly/ B.C.
Lifting and
Moving Houses
All work Guaranteed.
Clark & Ferguson
Geo. E. Ritchie
Plans and Estimates
on application.
Box: 105      Kelotona.
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Chester Newson who has had
bad health for some time past,
left on Thursday, together with his
family for Selkirk, Manitoba, in the
hope that the change will do him
Sergeant-Major Schoof, who has
been lecturing here the last week,
left on Thursday's boat for Nelson,'
Mr. Seddon has been making a tour
of inspection through the country
and is reported to have bought land
in this valley.
Miss Sharpe, who has been for
some time in the care of the nurses
at the Kelowna Hospital, left for her
home at Peachland on Monday.
J. S. Reeves arrived from Vancouver last week and has taken up a
position with Mr. J.Bouch. He has
had great experience in his line and
we wish him sucess.
M. C. Cloughton who for some
time has been associated with
Summerland, has decided to stay
in Kelowna and open up a bowling alley and perhaps a rifle range.
The site chosen is the old- curling
The Rev. Hatt arrived last Saturday from a trip down the lake,
in order to take the services in the
Baptist church on Sunday. A report of his recital will be found on
another page.
'- Messrs. Stocks, R. C Sharff, D.
C Sendourne and A. M. Beck, are
fresh arrivals in town this week
from England.
Chas. MarshaU left last Friday
for Summerland where he intends
staying for some time. Many
friends were on the wha'rf to say
"au revoir" to him, but not one
would breathe the words "Good
P. Johnstone arrived by Monday s
boat from a visit to Vancouver. He
has purchased'a confectionery store
in that locality, and as soon as he
can get matters fixed will start business. ,  '
Hugh Rose is with us again, and
will not leave- us again until the
thickens .have finished moulting.
Miss Eva Copeland returned, by
Monday's boat from Vernon having
'remained a few days visiting friends
after the Sunday School Convention
Mr. Copeland also returned by the^
same boat having come from Grand
Prairie. ' ,   .
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, Miss Renwick and Miss Mcintosh
who.have been spending their Easter vacation at home, returned on.
Monday's boat to resume their-stu
dies at the Svmmerland College.
CButler was a passenger on Tues
day's boat for Vancouver.
< Chief Hidson left on Tuesday
taking with him prisoners Pomeroy
and Fu Schimi, the former bearing
a sentence of three months the latter
one month, both for theft.
Miss Buchanan left for Saskatoon
on Tuesday. 1
"Mr.'J Muir, district organizer for
the Canadian Order of Foresters,
is in town and staying at the Lake
View this week.
Mr and Mrs.Paul left on Tuesday
for Vancouver where they intend
s^endintr the summer.	
Mr Sullivan returned by Tuesday's
boat from a prolonged trapping
expedition in the mountains.
Edward Grant arrived in this town
at. three o'clock Saturday and was
arrested for vagrancy at six oclock
and given six hours to get out of
the city.
J: F.'Smith, the principal of Vernon Public School was- in town on
Good Friday.
Mt\ Murray, who has for the last
few years,' been principal of the
school at Penticton, left that part
on Saturday.   He will stay a few
lays  here,   afterwards   going   to
Messrsi Morgan Bros, and Jones,
the celebrated concert musicians
have returned from Penticton after
playing' at the Masquerade, Ball.
!Mi.]W.A. Hunter has sold his
interests in the bakery business to
H.' "W. Biggin, and'the change will
take place' in about three weeks'
time. The new firm will go under
the name of Biggin & C6-, and Mr.
Hunter will stay'and'look after the
bakery. Mr Biggin is away at ,the
coast at present and'when he returns,, more definite details will be
made, public.,  ,*, (    ,',      ",   f
; Mr. Laidlaw has been appointed
teacher at the Mount View School,
and is taking up his cjuties- there
this week.
,« Dr. 'Mathison "will return from
Summerland 'about < the; 22nd of
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The concert held on Good Friday in aid of the Football Club
was a decided success, and the
numbers were -very well selected.
We would like to see a meeting of
the boys more often, as besides
aiding sociability, it tends to introduce local and fresh talent into the
circles where it is greatly  needed.
Quite a few ladies are getting
ready for the blouse competition,
and the stores are busy giving the
best value for a dollar in the way
of material. This figure must not
be exceeded, and the blouses con
tributed will become the property
of the Hospital Bazaar. All persons are eligible to compete for
the two prizes which are to be
The Vancouver boom has
caused quite a few Orientals to
leave here for ,that, part /)f the
province. Saturday's boat "took
away 7 Japanese and 3 Chinamen.
Born—At Miss Hancock's nursing home) Penticton, Monday,
April 5, to Mrs. A. H. Wade.ason.
The football team have decided
to charter the "Clovelly" to take
them down to Penticton on Thursday next.     >'.■..-
_Tut-Tut is the new name for the
Skoocum now she is painted up.
When she is seen in the water
again it may be our time to say
The formation of a football
league is in steady progress, and
before long we may be able to
publish details. The team.is very
strong this year and will surely
pull off some great events if given
the chance..
Chief Hidson arrested.Fu Schimi,
a Jap, on Monday night, and
charged him on Tuesday morning
with theft of $20, the property of
M. Carruthers. " Fu Shimi, who
pleaded quilty, was- awarded one
month hard labor, and - left- ;the
same morning for Kamloops'to
undergo the penalty there.-
G! H. E7Hud8onV studio was
attacked by atribeofMink,Wea8el,
Martin and Coyotes., • They'all had
their photos taken, afterwards
going..away with their commander,
Mr. Sullivan. They, are truly a fine
display, of skins, and, Mr. Sullivan
must be congratulated on having
trapped such fine specimens.
- Mr. arid Mrs.'R. A' Pease who
have been to the old country, re<
turned" on Monday,, to' Kelowna,
arid left on Tuesday'for their ranch
at West Bank
A meeting of the Rifle ' Association will be held in the' Fire • Hall
on Wednesday next. Thirty names
have already been given in and it
requires another ten,members to
claim its own rights. All-who are
contemplating.joining ought to be
at this meeting, it will start at'7:30.
We1 have to 'acknowledge receipt ,of $2.50. from Wm. Huckle,
on. behalf of the fund for Sam
Lister, which amount will be duly
handed over. Mr.' Chas. Marshall,
who has had the fund in hand until just recently," has left for Sum-
merland,  and    Dr.   Huycke   has
agreed to take over the management of die fund in Mr. Marshell's
absence'.  . -
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Quite a few new houses are
practically finished on EHis. Street.
Messrs. McRoberts, S. Grabll and
Middleton being the contractors.
J. Middleton is building a rooming
house for Mr. M. J. Monckton, and
when completed will let furnished
rooms at a low figure.
There was special Easter music
in- the Presbyterian church, last
Sunday, arranged for by, Miss
Smith and a full choir. In addition
to anthems by the ,choir, 'Mr. T.
Hill and, Mrs. J. W. Thompson
contributed solos much appreciated by the large congregation which
filled the church at both services.
In the morning Mr. Herdman
preached on the Resurrection of
of,our Lord. - ,•
• The wharf has been well stocked with timothy, prairie wool and
straw lately—hay comes "in and
hay goes out, but the price holds
up for ever.  ' -      ■   - »-•-t  < «
The'first annual Chess Club Tournament is now in full swing!' aud
every Monday-and Thursday some
good) games can be seen1 in' the
Reading Room. Tiwoi prizes, are
to be given, the tournament being
due to finish at the .end of May.,
Great comment was caused when
a"new hearse arrived by Wednesdays freight boat. .Very little use
is found in this healthy locality for
such a carriage, but still,we suppose 1
it is a necessity.'.   ' . • u
Quite a few of our friends left on
Monday's boat for Penticton to take
part in ther Masquerade Ball. The
"Okanagan' Trio" -are- supplying
the music. ■ - A --~-
To-morrow, Friday will be the
last chance you will have.of hearing the Jubilee Singers.
The Pirates will take a trip down
the lake as far as Penticton on
Thursday 22nd., and any who contemplate coming with them, as
supporters, ought', to -be at' the
wharf not later than two o'clock.
The boat has been chartered and -
will transfer the whole < concern,
and return the same night after the
show.    ,tf   >.       r        ,       ,  .
The following cases were heard
at the court house on Saturday
Wm. Cuneen. was fined $ 15.00
and cost for being drunk when in-
Ed. McDougal fined $20 for being drunk and disorderly.
Wm. McQueen was fined • $20
and costs for supplying lliqiior to
interdicts..     .. •   rx  ?;' *    •'"
To appear well dressed at a football match is'every ones desire but
it is not policy _o put on clothesbe-
longing to some one else, as R. J.
Pomery found out last Friday. It
must have been very unpleasant to
have been' asked where "the' suit
came from, and then arrested for
having on his person clothes, belonging to D. Whiting, and which
had been missing for the last four
months.. On Saturday Pomeroy'
appeared, at the court house - to
answer the charge of having stolen
the suit from the Lake View Hotel''
on or about the'tenth of December
last and was awarded three months
hard labour.     .,>-.-'        -    f    '
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-Hie blacksmith' shop previously .■
run by Mr. D. Cameron has. been"*'
taken over by  Mr.^ McKay,  from
Vancouver, and" Mr.' Kirker,' from s
Gananoque, Ont. Mr. Cameron will
devote the whole of his  attention
to the engineering part/of his bu.
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" A "meetin of tKe" Foresters wiH'be
held on Saturday night at 8 o'clock
in Lequime's Hall. Six new mem--
bers are to be initiated int6 the.
mysteries -bf-N Forestry: -_ A good
muster is asked for, and sojourning
brethren will be heartily welcomed.
- _Tie Ladies' Aid of th,e Methodist
Chu'rcl-will hold.a Neclctie "Social
at the home "of" Mrs.* Hunter; on
Monday, April 19th. '
. Notices are out calling a water
meeting in the. High School Room,
Keller Block for April J 5th, at 8
o'clock; all .interested in the irrigation and'the ai-tfib'ution'of water
will do well to be present.
The plasterers have been busy,
this week, and great time has been"
made on the new ^per^Houap
C'Clement Has the work in' hand.  ,
The peach trees on the other
8ide*of the lake _ave every "aign of
life displayed, ?the. Reaves, a;e. now
breaking, out ^frorrv the .bud/ a good
sign that the cold weather experk
enced during the winter months'
has done rib .damage.'.- • > .. "1
W. Blackman is leaving, shortly
for the coast/where he* is taking a'
position in.Mr. P. Johnstsqn's newi
store. !"    ' l  ' }
Rutland #6/eis.    \
• Mr. Wrigglesworth, brother-in-
law to Greig, moved in widva car.
load of effects thia .week,..Rutland
Bench being, their destination.   r. '
Mr. Hesselwood's trees -_me'.o
hand this week and were taken
out to'Mr. Sproul'8 placed. _tia arit
extra large shipment containing all
varieties 'and will. be"_ distributed
amongst the fruit-growers- of-1 the
Rutland Bench and vicinity. '<
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" MrV'R. Sproule is,putting in' 500
trees thi. spring. ,.Thii .completes
the planting of his_.pjace at "Rut^
land. x '    '• \
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Water was turned on in the
ditche. last-Wednesday^plenty o^
water being available, even, ^it, this
low water period.        , ,>>.• 5
A meeting .of lAe^.ratepayers of
the Rutland Estate was held in Mr,]
Craig'a barh rThuradayevening last
to'di-ciife the advisability of pubj
^ing some new flume in the main
ditch. About" 100 feet of the ditdhj
had,been >damaged on J. White'rf
pli_?eV,arid the ina|ority^ere of ^
opinion that' this'Had been caused
by bringing the,' Jowe^difch toa
closer Jt,.was.decidedito put,in a'
new flume a*nd'cKarge~ i&ttie to' Ji
White.'-     ''■-r-T''1. ]..
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|>. forgerje also ready to meet' that practice.
J|, with ithe tricks of the .rade"than his clients.1
[]. modern copy or pastiche of an old master
J is attached to thel canvas oV panel of some
lvV-'V'.^'  7f7-'''-    >!.■' :.».:.'.- V-'-': '" 'i- :--'i 'Y,'. ' .' *.■."..,'-:,.;! !".;ii'i,-i  !:.7i.'  '  . ■>
J;' genuipie but wqrthl _8 old fainting bought
' which] aiJc^.h___io_i_rIcerta_L^oof.:-^
age. A^ood-ashes and smoking in various
li degrees of j^ehgih, also furnish a certificate
§/of age7«»nd,;tqupric_ juice is m e-iMcipus
j! for curing pictures', as for curing coughs.
A. decoction of liquorice is rubbed carefully
over a canvas, thus producing that warm
golden tint that is the collector's joy.
Nor.do obstacles such as fly-epecks, the
incrustations, formed by the dust and dirt,
daunt the counterfeiter.   He ■ < lias a receipt
to meet even these.: Thus, to produce, fly.
: specks, a mixture  is make-of'weak' gum
tinted, with  China ink or sepia; into this is
dipped a' fine brush;,then standing at some
distance, the operator flicks the liquid upon
the canvas.thereby creating fly-marks that
appear • Nature's handiwork.   If too many
are formed this is easily, rectified before the
liquid has set.   In places where the copyist's
skill of hand deserts him (though this is rare,
for thpse  copyists are mostly  real artists)
he will irigas a certain soot pn his picture
J, just as anf uncertain speller before the type-
I writer days would judiciously blot a word
concerning,whose spelling he,,was,doubtful. -A  damp cloth  will then be  rubbed
over the, portion that is to  be obliterated.'
The action >of the, water upon the varnish:
gives,birth-to a minute growth  of mould,
which, carefully, manipulated; imitates to
perfection the results  that the real  damp
and time might have brought about.   Nor
are  those lines - forgotten which in stndio
slang, are knbwnf as; "penu'menti." i,e„  a
contour begun and then modified.
Many;a great masters,work shows such
"pei\£menti," and are valued as' ineezes of
his original, intentions. ^Could the, forger
overlook even this? As to signatures, only
the greenhorn regards^these as proofs of
authenticity. There are. men.who make a
spec^Ity of appending signatures. They
kno<M£all the methods of the masters, old
and  new, in  aigning^'aijdi'wdnldt take .in
7Bdil;a handfiil ;pf;wprmwpb'd :ij-jav^uart:
-bfTvjjnegariaiid 7^pji>ly: jtjhe: teams' hipt';as;'can ■
,beShorne:tp;a sprain or-brui^;thentrbH tK<>
•heati'7Repfeat';frequently until the swelling
ia gonev;7A'Ai■;77t;7;:77 7^77 7'' ATAA
wa^er On about thirty leaves qf_ garden sage,
and let stand   for'an hour; strain and   add
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vinjsgar enough tor give.ita pleasant acid
taste.-oweeten with honey.ohake well.and in
theiearly stages of .sore throat gargle several
times a day with it; ■ This is perfectly
harmless, and to swallow any of it will do
no harm     "'■,". .   . .■77'.''    -'"A' '
..A, great relief for tired,- swollen feet is to
bajhe them in a bath containing the follow*
ing:—Aliim, one oi^nce; rock salt, two ounce;
borax, two ounces;, uaing-one tablespoonful
to,each quart of water. Bathe the feet in
this (water every night for-a week,—"Faih-
ilyi Doctor."
.,' evenjthe  authors.   'A  favourite  dealer's
device  is to get. this; sign, placed  under
some, of the mouldy, s'pbtsioFwhich mention twas made  above, and, after assuring
their, {client' that in their opinion'the work
'is byjso-and.«o;leave*-,it to him'tot'make
' the d|scovery ofthe signature after'' he has
got tys purchase  home and has subjected
., it to'a little.of , that jatjia^eurj-gleaning so
dear^pjUie purchaaeV- ^eart.^ Then.the
The Elephant Fleet. '
Its elephant fleet is one of the strangest
and most deadly departments maintained
by the British Government in India. It is
a large fleet of coasting steamers specially
built for the transport of elephants.
India's population is one-fifth that of 'the
entire globe. All these people'use elephants.
They use them for draught.work and for
tiger hunting, and in the arenas of the native
States they even pit them against one another
and against wild beasts. The elephant fleet
transfers the animals from Dacca, the trapping and, training headquarters, to the various
districts'whence comes the demand.'
To get an elephant aboard ship is a difficult and dangerous task.' The animal m.ust
wade through the surf to a stout raft, and
this unknown surf, so white and tumultuoes,
often terrifies and maddens him. If in his
fury he slaughters a mahaut or two,,he
cannot be greatly blamed.        > „ ~ i
Once on the raft, his legs are tied to pegs,
and the'.slow'sail to,the ship is uneventful.
L. ,But now a great band must be arranged
under the elephant's, belly, < and a, crane
must hoist hin^u^aome twerttjr or thirty
feet to the deck, here again the elephant
cannot be jet down aa intractable if, losing
his head in that unprecedented-aerial journey, he murders some.more mahouts. >' '
?' Very prosperous,albeit stained a little with
mahout's blood, the elephant fleet for many
years has plied up,and down the Indian
cqast, embarking 'and disembarking its
heavy, unmanageable., freight. *'
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7 7-W^:are
price you cannot beat in any; cityof the Dominion.
A Full Stock p.;R^
Tlie Okanagan Electrical Supply ami Machinery Co.
Electric Light an<jl Power Engineer., etc.
P.O. Box 90. On call all hours. Phone 84. ■
;iM|ii_lv_l_i "
Mr. FisHe_-_iari,
If your stock of tackle needs renewing, come
and inspect our new supply. We carry everything
in the fishing line, including ''
Rods Trout Flies Fish {Baskets Lin&,
Leaders        Fly Books Hopks , > ,$£<?&
Otter Bails  Landing Nets Spoon Bails #c.
Note.—This being the first season to handle this line
of goods, all our stock is perfectly new.
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Druggist and Stationer. ' " -^    '
For The Spring Trade.
Seeds .or the Farm, gar-
derf/_a__ or Conseroat-
onj from the best growers in England, Prance,
'_    Holland, United  States
*   and Canada.
Fruit and Ornamental Trees
Small Fruits, English Hollies
Grown in the only part of the Am-
' erican continent not infested by the
San Jose   scale.   Our trees   do  not
have   to  be  fumigated and   consequently damaged.       %
FertUizers.'Bee Supplies        '.
--Spray Pumps
'i      '    , Spraying Materials
v'       Cut Flotoers, etc.
!    .157 Page1 Catalogue Free.   -•
-Greenhouse and Seedhouso ' ,
,8010, Westminster Rd.r  \l.
.' '   VANCOUVER, B.C/    ' *'
.    Branch Nurserg   •  South Vancoucer   '
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 have also now at Kelowna,
'   of many kinds, Shade Trees,
Lilacs, Spiraea, etc.
We would be pleased to have you visit
us and select your specimens.
Catalogue and Price List Free.,
A. E. Boyer
LIMITED, of ONTARIO, ,     .      ,
Are extensive growers of all kinds of fruit T;ee», and other Nur-
»eiy Stock, suchmRoim, Shtulp,andOnyunenttiTrees, and offer to
planter* of Orch»mi, choice tree,', true to mne,
' The most experienced planter* realize tha.t younr treea crown in
Ontario, under iomewhat ainularcoriditioniat prcvailmthe latui&t>6f')    ' l' >
this Province, are the beat. , '
We are prepared to fumith "One year old treea," on a thro* rear '
old root, or a two year old tree on a four year old root aa deaired, at
pricee that will be considered reasonable. ,.>,.,„.. , „   _
We «rpw the Duchess Dwarf Pear very extensively, which ia baing
used as a filler by a good many planters. ;\
Our Peach, Apple. Pair, cherry and plum treea are all of first aual- '  "
ity well grown, well rooted, and will please thejnost critical buysrs.
. Thorough cultivation in oJr Nurseries ensure a splendid root system     I
which of course is most necessary ,in a young tfte.^' f*f    i"   °* ? r,     >   " ?fAt *)J?
1. During the past two seasons we* have successfully shipped our stock'*'"'" '''''C'*,
to all parte of the Province, a_t—n guarantee s»tisfa_dn'*td»alli_w >**!»*,
i       '     patron*, s t        '     f
" The members of our firm are all practical Nurserymen,, wjthtlong-   ;■   >
experience, and they are giving their whole time to this one business,
constantly overseeing every'detail of the work oF growing, 'packing.
shipping, etc    The fact i», we live apiong the treea,! watching .with
constantly overseeing eveiy'detail of the work oF growing, 'packing,
shipping, etc    The fact is, we hve apiong the treea, l watching .with       ,
zealous care the development of every acre of our vast plantings. ' ^
This i» a Canadian enterprise of 25 years'standing, and our repuU-'   >' '"
bon is behind all our dealings, give us your order ana you, will not! re-..
gretif   _ -     i ,  . r   ■•   '""l   ■J*-'" ,'
We want a good reliable man to look after our business in Kelowna t<*~'?
and vicinity.
Apply for particulars in ru,__ -
our British Columbia Branch Office.
to prices and term* to aale*me»)to <
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'CHAS. U'TROTTER; Manager, l,l25.8th,Ajre.,y;. {'' ii\;%^)}
logue Free on Request.        „, A.    -Vancouver.'^-- )   Cvi^'l"'1
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A remarkable showing of all>the newest- style ef-
i<ect8 arc .hpre.v These suits embody Character,' Smartness £tndPerfect Workmanship., All the newest fabrics.
See our .window."'"•'' ' ' Pricesiftom.$4.00.to $1&00_
Dainty:N^w.'NecW^r  .
,'  '' ' in Styles That Please
New Linen" Embroidered wash collars, with
Plain or Fancy Embroidered edges      35 to 50 cts. each.
New Turnover Collars, in embroidered
LaWn and Linen   . J     25,jto 50 cts. ^ach.
New Fancy Frillings, in boxesi containing -  -
.   three collars .   ,, , 30 cts. a box
NewFrilli^sin the i>e'we|t, a^lKgw* W»ge '
we have' ever shqwm /Colors: rpkyj Rjn»;*
Straw, White, and'Black and White. 15 to 30 cts. a collar
'New Wash Belts in a jp;reat varie^r of new
"  styles        \< }*i
3§ to 75 4ts. each
f"   ^J(TVV'-"%:.%   v
jSee 6^^p\^^f.NewE_«i(jy LJr>^n
;    -   Our values -in1 theae«_he goods are something-out of .he
.{ordinary.   We bought these goods at a quarter less than
• ordinary price. > Wfc, are giving our custorners .the benefit of
i\Centreslr3parfes,,and, Tray Cloths in Batt^nburg, Drawn ,,
"MrlEiiSiWred^PUm.'"1^ •>'      .
.^Don't fail to sen thesjs vj
7 ^A 'i   .  >yV'L4  il'   . . •)[
Am-m$ §uns
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$8,50 to $15.00
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These suits are macfe in the very latest
styles and colors and fit like a S-yt'dpuble
the price ^~   ^~ "~
Have yoqr ,pick of ,the, patterns early. If your Summer Suit is
bought here you'll be satisfied with it. ,
A grand showing of Boys' and Youth's Suits in the celebrated
Lion vBrand.   Trousers double seat and knees.
Don't fail to see our shewing of New Hats
All the latest English and New York Blocks.v Telescope,
. '       Nut Trooper, Crush, Fedora, Cow Boy, etc.
A large assortment of Straws and Panamas
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New Shirts inall the,Latest Spring and
Slimmer Colors
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Prices range from $1.25 to $2.75.
■ ' ' I'll,   "li,    \      ■ L '   '1HI     i'l[ | II'   I l)'4 " =
,V' i , ,,   W« are showing
A Natty^B_\3^e of Fancy Wash Vests
P_icei» $1.50 to $5.00
ft   '*>*l
We invite .your atteiition/tomui ,
values mvCfockery.; ,'We have just
received the greatest Bargains and
, Fine§t _?^eips^Dipner^are and
oifet .Ware.    .
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One 97-piece Limner, §Qt|npw design $15.00
One 97-piece  "M * *     " " %     14.00
One ten-rpiece Toilet Set, from 3.00 tp 8.00
Also, Stone Crocks,, all sizes; Stone Water Jugs, all
sizes; Stone-Jelly Moulds that do not rust; Glass Water
Jugs,   Water, GJass^.     ^f-ljnes complete at* very'
reasonable prices.      a >     < ?    '.
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,   Our Grocery stock is as complete as ever.   A car of
*      (OgO-^siBiftfJ. Household Floor
arrived this week.    Prices still the same. -A >\ >
, Flour will sq9,n(^ihigher \n price , x. ^ -7,; A > ,
B\JY PJOW and Sajre Mwqf*
' Best Cured, Hams, Bacon, Baclu and Rolled
1 • ' ?* ^ftfd'ew ) -     _.0^ per pound.     'r'-;N:
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ti,*i"'_H The Orchard City Record.
Thursday, April 16    ;'  (
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Record Essay Contest
For the Boys and Girls
of Kelowna and District
We are anxious to interest everyone in the columns of The Record,
and in this endeavor we must not forget the boys and girls. There is
often a good deal of literary talent lying dormant in the young people
and we want to give them a chance to show what they can do in this
We have therefore decided to offer two prizes each month for the
best essay written by any boy or girl under sixteen upon a subject
which we will announce each month. The first contest will be held
during the month of April, as follows:—
First Prize
Second Prize
There are hundreds of boy and girl readers of The Record on the
prairies who would like to hear of the good times which the young
people of Kelowna have during the summer months, so the above
prizes will be awarded for the best imaginary letter from a boy or girl
in Kelowna district to a boy or girl on the prairie, on
"Summer Life in Kelowna,
From a Boy's (or Girl's) Point of View"
The essays should be sent in to the office not later than April 30th,
and the prize will be awarded upon receipt of the judge's decision.
The contestant must be under 16 years of age, and the composition
must be his or her unaided work.
Your Last Chance
To secure a beautiful half-acre
lot on Glen Avenue at the exceptionally low price of $800.
If not sold by the end of April
the price will be raised.
Size of lot 75x295
For term* and particulars
Apply to
Prices Quoted to Any Point
on the Lake
Ferry to Bear Creek every Friday.
Box 66 Kelowna, B.C.
Rev. J. T. Jones, pastor of the
Baptist Church, Peachland, will
preach morning and evening in the
Baptist Church on Sunday. Mr.
Ward Duncan, of Okanagan College will sing.
The Jubilee Singers left by this
morning's boat for Vernon, where
they will give a show to-night.
They will return tomorrow, Friday,
to give another performance here
in the Methodist Church.
Quite a few attended the ball at
the Belle Vue Hotel last Monday.
The total receipts amounted to $50,
which was handed over to the
Hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Hassel are
to be congratulated on a very enjoyable evening.
A meeting of the A. & T. Association is called for Saturday, April
24th, at 2.30 p.m.
Peter Dahlberg is opening up a
new restaurant on Water Street,
nearly opposite the entrance to
the new Opera House. r
A weekly dray is to be run every
Thursday afternoon between here
and South Okanagan by Mr. Dalian.
Freight to be Fully Directed.
Mr. Clark, C.P.R. Agent, has received a
notice from the Board of Railway Commissioners putting forward rules for the
marking and addressing of freight in future.
All packages, bundles, and pieces of less
than a carload lot must be plainly marked
with information necessary to carry it to its
All freight C.L. or L.C.L. for lake or rail
transportation must be fully marked as
above required.
Freight consigned to places where two
or more names are the same must be
marked with state, province, or county as
tie locality requires.
When freight is consigned to a place not
located on the line of a railway, the bill of
lading must state the name of the railway
station at which the consignee will accept
delivery, or if destined to a place reached
by a water line the name of the railway
station at which delivery is to be made on
such water line.
Pasted labels or securely fastened tags
must be used in,cases where the character
of the freight will not allow of a stencil or
brush being used. The note is signed by
the Assistant Freight Managers at Montreal
and Winnipeg and will affect business men
of Kelowna to no great extent t
_ \     -,
2 Cents per word, first insertion and'
l.Cent per word each subsequent
insertion, minimum 25 Cents.
Board of Trade Meeting.,.
(Continued from Page 1)
would suggest that the money   over  after
I paying   for   the   pamphlets   be   spent   in
aure cash, or .                   . _ _ .
to Ernest Snowsell,  Alta Vista" Ranch,
Kelowna, B.C. 20-tf
PURE BRED Single Comb Buff Orpington
Eggs for hatching. $2.50 per 15, $4.00
30.   DUNN, P O. Box 334, K.L.O. Ranch
FOR SALE--A few pieces of furniture
(nearly new) including, sideboard, dining
room table and chairs, locking chairs,
kitchen range and table, bedroom furniture, etc, which can be seen at the
house any morning. Mrs. Allen, Pendozi Street. 20
HOUSE TO RENT—On Glen Avenue,
two blocks from school. Apply at
house. x-tr
FOR SALE—14 Acres on K" L. O. Bench
for particulars, apply to P. O. Box 261.
Kelowna, B. C. - 17tf
i newspaper advertising.   The 5000 pamph-
 j lets would   cost ^about  $350  and  would
•320 acres . land at$7.00per i '^ve quite a fair sum for newspaper ad-
25 on easy terms. Apply   vertising purposes.
Mr. Elliott wanted to know if 5,000
pamphlets was enough, he was, of the
opinion that the whole of the $500 granted
by the council was to be spent on pamphlets.
Mr. Rose pointed out that it was not the
intention of the Board of Trade to spend
all the money on these pamphlets, and had
estimated that 5,000 would be enough,, if
if that was the case why buy more than
i3 needed. As the committee was in the
hands of the Board of Trade, more
pamphlets could be got if they desired it.
A specification was next read from Mr.
Hudson asking if the board would like to
put up two frames in the CP.R. hotel at
Sicamous. A suitable place had been
selected, and he proposed filling the frames
with local views. These frames would be
75" x 40" and would contain twelve views,
each one 8" x 10". The cost being $45.
He guaranteed them being hung in a conspicuous position.
Mr. Elliott thought a better place for
these views would be in Winnipeg.
Mr. Taylor proposed, seconded by Mr.
Stirling that the purchase and location be
left in the hands of the publicity committee.
Mr. Knowles put forward a suggestion
that as the name Sicamous could not be
changed to Okanagan Junction, would it
not be best to approach the C.P.R. with
reference to putting up a board with some
such words as, "Do not leave the Okanagan without seeing Kelowna," or that some
sign or board be placed in a conspicuous
position saying that Sicamous was the
junction for Okanagan, and enumerating
the various stations in the Valley.
The chairman pointed out that the idea
had already been referred to the C.P.R.,
__t it might be as well to urge   it  further.
The name of Mr. L. Hayman was mentioned, and it was proposed by Mr. McTavish that he be asked to become a
member of the Board of Trade. The
proposition was carried.
At this juncture the meeting was closed
no other immediate business being on
FOR SALE—New No. 7 Remmington
type writer, slightly used, may be seen
at Central Okanagan Land & Orchaid
Co's  Office,  or  apply   Box   G   Record
TO RENT- House on   Glenn   Avenue,   5
rooms   down   stairs,   3   bed  rooms   up
stairs—$20.00 per month.
Apply, D. D. CAMPBELL,  Glenn Ave.
TO RENT—7 Roomed House in Kelowna.
Also House and small bearing orchard
in Victoria, B. C. for sale. Apply Box
V Record Office. 17tf
Would the party who boi rowed a Page
Wire Fence stretcher forom The Morrison-
Thompson Hardware Co., kindly return
same at once
WANTED—By experienced man, situation
on farm, by year. Apply, Box K.
Record Office. ,        ,19-21p
For Sale—Palmer piano, almost new;
also brand new Drop-head Singer Sewing
Machine, full Set of Dinner Dishes;
two Bedroom Set3. Sideboard and
Secretarj; Carpets, almost new.    Apply
A. McGee's Upholstering Shop,
19-tf Corner next K LO. office.
Plymouth rock eggs for sale, imported
-Stock $1.00 a setting of 13. No other
bree'd kept. Mrs. Daniel McLean, 3
miles from Kelowna  on   Vernon .Road
LOST—Between E. Newby _ and Sawmill
logging'chain. i Return to Record Office.
=0 0;
Is now here and we are headquarters for all
' kinds of No. 1 Seeds.
t \
Seed Oats and Seed Wheat
Guaranteed to be first-class.   Only a limited quantity left.
Onion Seed
Yellow Globe Danvers.    The freshest and best.
All kinds of Garden Seeds now on hand.
Flour and Feed
Ogilvie's Royal Household Flour—the ONLY flour on the market.    Bran, Shorts,
Chop, Feed Oats, Wheat, etc.   A full stock always on hand.
Qur Grocery'Department is just as well stocked as  ever.   All the Freshest •" and
Choicest Delicacies always oh hand.    " -"
EGGS FOR SALE—From a nice pen of
Barred Rocks, mated to imported cock,
bred from best laying strain in America,
$2.00 setting.   C. E. Weeks,   Benvoulin,
7 B.C. ,. ,, ,   -     .19-tf
TO LET—Six roomed cottage on North
Richter St. Apply Mr. Cornelius Martin
on premises,    ,      '        ' •   -    »    19-tf
FOR SALE—Good  cow, due  to calve > in
two weeks'   Apply H. W. Beattie, Black-
, wood's Livery.  ,   „.-'.. -19-tf
™~""""^■■■■«———^—^— 4l
On    Pendozi Street—some
in fruit trees—from"$600 to
$800 per lot.
'' -r-EASY TERMS-^-.'''
Notice is Hereby given that sixty (60)
days after date 1 intend to apply to the
Water Commissioner, of Vernon, B.C., for
a change in the point of diversion of my-
water record on Mission Creek from a point
500 or 600 yards in a South-easterly direction from the Schoolhouse in the Benvoulin
district to a point about one half mile
higher up the said Creek, or 60 or 70 yards
in a South-easterly direction from the
South-east corner stake of District Lot 126,
Group One (I) Osoyoos Division, Yale
District (late Evett's estate).
Dated at Kelowna, B.C., this 19th day of
February, 1909.
12-21 G. P. DOLSEN.
Notice is hereby given that all persons
posting notices on the electric light poles
or other City property afte^ March 1, 1909,
will be prosecuted.
I3tf City Clerk.
Advertise for
Situations Free
In order to help, when help is
most needed, we have decided
, to insert
Free of Charge
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
—      j.        ■    ■
The City Shoeing Shop
__ * /   .
Horse-shoeing 'a Specialty ''
Everyone recognizes their §
sterling -merit and , feels
confidence   when buying
It is1 therefore needless to
emphasize their superiority
See the instructive
Show of "K?9 Boots
nou) in our window^
The Kelotona-
it '
Outfitting Store
The Store of The Stylish Shoe
Boat Builder
- Launches, Sail Boats-
Skiff's, Canoes, and Scotcs
Roto Boats and Canoes
„ l .     _or, hire.
__'__ ______.-
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Sutton's Seeds
Tdmato Plants '-'
<    ..    -Cabbage Plants
„  Bedding Plants
Asparagus Koots~
Rose' Bushes, - etc.1
Kelowna. •
All other Want ads.
at our special low rate of
Two cents per word*
* first' insertion
One cent per word
following insertions:
tj r i _■____■__!
v Justr received from Toronto
the very newest designs'in"
See them displayed in bur show,! window this week; also a I fii>e .tahge; qf
Faneu Hose in Plain tlolors, Fancy
Silk Embroidered and Plaids
i'  The House of Fashion"» Y
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