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VOL. I.   NO. 45.
KELOWNA. BRITISH COLUMBIA, -THURSDAY,' OCT. 7, 1909.
,$l.50 Per.Annum.' ,l
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Meeting of City, Council.
Police Report Shows Increase of Petty Thefts .„- > The Question
of City Control of Irrigation Discussed - .Mr. Millie
.Finds Gaol-birds Unpleasant Neighbors.
Literary
Institute
Elect
Officers
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A'short session was held in ;the
Council Chamber last Monday, the
adjournment being made soon after
nine-thirty. { Much important business, however," was touched upon,
but -£,very little business "« was
actually transacted.   . .
After the minutes of the^meetihsf
held on Monday last had been read
and adopted, the clerk read the
following "correspondence:
,G. H. E. Hudson, asking for
permission to,place a. window in
the passage between Axel  Eutin's
hacf
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office'and the Harness Shop, in
order to display and sell postcards.
The matter was left in the hands of
the building inspector. L"'      ; A
Senator , Boetockr -, stating"- that
arrangements would' be made for
the Government dredge to dredge
Mill -Greek, provided the' corporation would bear'the expense.,,   It
was decided to leave the_matter in
the Rands of the'chairman  of  the
* Board   of * Works,   to   find   out  if
possible,"* the ^length  of1 time   the
'„ -    dffe'dge would require, to-finish the
',/." work,'and the cost of operating it.
N\    "W.    T.    Ashbridge,-   enclosing
'•'. measurements of sidewalk on the
, West side of Pendozi street Filed.'-
TKe Police Report, "whenVread
gave notice of ar large*'number of
petty thefts," having been committed
- during the, past month." w - -   J, ^ ]
'"" The maypr'rernffrke'd that it^was
, the worst -report yet. receivjed^ and
""only went tS^shov^th^'necessity of
1 % having a night watchman on duty,
■> \, as the majority of the;'report dealt
withv matters» that ,had<-happened
'> during We^h't/fiHe-TJlwIpTealed
' to be able^to^8t&te7 that- a night
*- if constablee-had^'been Appointed - in
'" ,the"person pf .Mrh Robert McKay;
,'   whom  he'-had'.hee&H-'was, doing
i \,very,, satisfactory V work. ; < He con-
•••   sidered the .work of theft was being
y 'K'ddfie b^'€hiiiMnen.f;. y. .--    *■>.
"',*• t ^ The'mayor also'pointed out^that
1    ., Mr. Aviss^as .desirous' of^ finding
v  oilrt what portion of ;the^ foreshore-
^the^ci^would^grantjhim, as he
-wished.to get an idea of the grant
i,,-. before the'vcouhcil' obtained  their
V.   ' leaselv Jt was'agreed -to*' look' into;
-   'matter and\tos* report at the next
meeting of the council.." "'['»>,   "X4 _J
Aid.   Bailey, reported^*' on-4..the
prospective, gravel pit, aqd the cost
'   *   of same. "* He had "ascertained that
15c. a load-was ^considered affair
\       price, but had yet to find out other
"   *   estimates.    ' He had al few  prospective  pits  in  view,  but 'would
.       bririgTthe '..matter ■ up  at  another
meeting.   ,      " ^     j"    '   •' _
Mayor J-eHart called-the attention of the chairman bKthe Board
 of Works- to ;'thfe' fact that a Paee
'wire  fence,''running„along Ethel
street,     and-   opposite     Captain
Knight's residence wtw projecting
into the sidewalk. '.. He suggested
that-the owner should be communicated with,,and the. fence strengthened."   -He. pointed  out   that   a
»    pprBohof ,thej sidewalk.Jon, Glenn
-'    Aveuup had been taken up in order
to allow the bricks to be taken into
'f" 'the x'eserve'ror'-the "'schtfol/1 'This
''/     had made a drop,' sufficient to en-
'   danger the public who  made  use
,    of the sidewalk at night," and he
-,  '   thought it 'should Jbe'seen to.
Aid.: Ball did not think that, any
sidewalk should be taken up with-
'' \    out permission from the chairman
?    of the Board-'of Works.
Aid.    Bailey^; replied"  that phis
:    permission s f wSs..   asked \ r with"
t        "if .:-.■* *'i>'  '_* 1 •    *■ j    (i.(
reference to the takings up ot the
y<"  sidewalk for *tHet5puVp;b!_e of, buildi
ing the Presbyterian Chbrch, ,but
.[' * that he,had notjbeen approached
1 T with { reference ' to    the * school
, >    lbuilding, -,It was agreed, to see that
the gapVas filled in;,with gravel
,    at once, so as to rrfake'the chance
^      of an accident impossible.        t   /
1.   Aid. Elliott reported on the test'
ing of .the  new- hose  pipe,  and
stated that Mr. Russell was devising
sam*3'<plan,f ,whereby, a, Ijest^ could
be made, v      ^
u,   j   jTho mayor suggested „thpt by
\r -.closing the ends of the pipe and
.   «HfinK\-an   air1 -pvuriPi. .su^ficjent
the    - ....
jhe matter,   to  aee^if  '.he'wh.bf
wt •- .1 0v J,
*" ^f 1% Afc v ,'. v Cw<. v., ,*_C -v.   -   Jltv
engineer
offer.
"The mayorvsaid that it had been
agitated in the council for the past
two years, that a private bill be
procured,by'the City, to control the
irrigation system, but that it7had
been found in both cases to be
impracticable,' owing to the fresh
council coming iii at a time when
they were unable 'to advertise for
the required length of time (before
the" House met. He suggested
that' an advertisement might , be
put in the B. C. Gazette and in the
local papers, advertising the coun-
-il's. intention to apply for the
privilege, so as to give * the fresh
council a chance" of .Carrying it
through.
x' „Ald, Bailey endorsed the mayor's
suggestion,, saying it .would be a
good thing to have the advertising
done so as to*have-it ready should
the next council desire to'work upon it; •>••.,,'',-.
" Aid Ball did not think the citizens
wduld take the.matter up.. y ,"
" The mayor did not see it in, {hat
light and suggested that Mr. Billings
of' Vernon, shoulq^' be communicated with, in reference to the matter,
so as to, have.,the bill1 prepared.
He\was ,of. the* opinion that the
present system of allowing the water»
to'run intottKe streets, would- have
to, be controlled, and - suggested
that the matter-should'he left to find
o\it the feeling' of the" rate-payers.-
"Aid.. Ball was"'of opinion*thatut
would' be ,a pity to' go«to,T:he'*ex^
pense" of drafting a'bill'and advertising" .if Jit Was not going to "be u_e'd.-
He hadiUnHerstorod that ffi.'Sulh-,
erland'had" stated that'there1 \yAs-a
clause- in--the present^ bill" whi6h
showed that the city' was* able to
take up. the distribution ofA water.
Mr. G. C. Rose,- however, pointed
but that it was",not,the case, and
that .activate bill was necessary.
The ma'tterrwas then dropped.^
>It^as^8Uggested that the painting 'ofithejpbwer house roof* should*
1      1   r. jail's ■>"-'• ' .,' '    L
be left,ror,a year.i as someone who
knew^-Siad * informed • one' of' rthe
aldermeiifthat-therdof would have
to be exposed for 8om.c time, so as
£6 get qwdized, otherwise the paint
would nibt'^cling'to^the .•iron.'*"; "Mr.*
Millie/whb^jvas. present,, pointed^*
out thatf experience had shown hirh
that su<^h,was the case. ^ He said
that a white1 kind of skum would
form on* the roof in course of time
and unjil'this formed, it w'as'useless
to paint it.L It was decided to make
further enquiries,"and to bring the
matter up at next meeting. • . ' 1
' Aid.'  Cox    reported    on   the
r>Trir>r>agd     nddifinn    .0 Mr..G."  C
Josselyn's store, and said that plans
were to be before the council- that
night.. (They were, however,'- not
present, and the matter would have
to be held in abeyance.
A general discussion then ensued
as to the amount of revenue that
was being derived from the pound
it,being stated that neither 'Mr.
Blackwood nor Mr. Beatty had
given" in'a^eturn. -■'--'
' It was suggested that a dfferent
mode < of ^collecting pound" dues
8__6uld-be made and that persons
who' had- theii',stock impounded
should make their payment direct
to the t city "clerk, and that the city
clerk should issue a cheque ta the
pound keeper monthly, in payment
of his'seiyices. - The matter -was
left in ..the hands of Aid. Elliott, to
see the persons in question, and „to
collect from them a statement.   '
Aid. Cox reported on the fire hall
having been'cleaned up, and; that
four men were sleeping there now.
Two of thesq, att.any. "rate, 'would
knowthow/to'runtbe engine. " 7-
Cupboards'-welre yet to' be built
to' accommodate the 'wearing
apparel of the. brigade, and this-is
.to be done by "one qf the brigade.
K'AltL Rowcliffe'stated Mr.. Russell was making the necessary additions and changes m the pipes, at
the power house, according to
Inspector Peck's report. The cost
would be about $125.
- lAld. Cox asked if the Dog Tax
was being looked 'after.      '       v.1'
A   meeting   of    the    Kelowna
(Literary   Institute   was   held   last
[ Friday in the   Reading   Room,   a
very poor attendance being present.
The president in commenting
upon the financial standing of the
jnstitution stated 'that about $40
w^s still required to put the institute on a level basis, this however
could not be considered as a, debit
for the furniture and fittings'of the
room, if taken as an asset > would
figure to the extent cf about $,100
to the good. He reminded those
present that the year of h's office
as president was up, and ' asked
that somepne should be nominated
in his place. The secretary ,Mi.
McTavish then read a letter asking'
if permission could be obtained to
use the room for debating purposes.
It was agreed to leave the matter
in the hand^ of,the newly appointed officers to make arrangements
with Dr. Boyce as tp whether ' he
would allow'debates, to be carried
on. tf , <■*'
The work of electing officers was
then undertaken, and* it was the
unanimous^ wish thatMr Leckie and
Mr. McTavish should again hold
office,'but both these .gentlemen
'desired to be relieved o£ their
responsibility. It - -was r therefore
decided to elect Mr. R. Mathie „ as
presideht, and Mr. D. Leckie" as
vice -president. - Mrv V. D.^ -Wa'de
being elected secretory. After a
vote.of thanks had been passed to
the retiring officers for the "good
Work they had done in connection
with tKe> in'stituie, ,and alsoto Dr.
Boyce'for the free use'of the'room
for .literar^/purposes,jhe. meeting
adjourned to. meet again on'Friday
October 15th.at 8 oclock. '' ',„   '-
Presbyterians Lay Corner Stone
of Fine New Church
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,.fjSTATEMENT.OF'INCOME'AND    -
^"-'-V'"'; EXPENDITURE.    -.',   .
^ y y,.^   .      _vw > .   '7 ;
INCOME "as per list of subscribers . $338
t.    A':';"   EXPENDITURE
Furniture a'dd Fixtures act.    ',    !  $140.96
Newspapers, Magazines, etc',   , '
\      •      (exclusive of donations)     ,32.10
Caretaking      .  ■ ^ 114.25
Lighting'  ."    .    .. 44 01
Fuel . 17.50
Oil for floors     ■    ,.       .     '   3.10
Stationery,  Advertising,  and       '
. Printing". r 17.60
\ .     ■ 'Total E-
Less outstahding acco
' 'Crawford & Co.*1
' pv.b: wiihts & Co.
'   D. Leckie    ...   .. .
t,Kelowna Courier .
M. J. Curts      ' .
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Kpendit
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unts:
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Bank!
ure
* <
.30
14.85
14.20
. 11.00
.   800
196 46
320.97
4855
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3ook
"*'•'    'c_     '
Lash as per
320.97
17.03
$338.00
LIABILITIES   '
Outstanding accounts as above..
^ ASSETS
Cask in Bank. . .   . 17.03
Furniture and fixtures 140.96
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 i^im  v.u.... ..^.fc........—■—■ ■ ■ '
,     say 25 per cent,
48.55
35.24
 105.72
Apcloudy sky sowewhat marred
the attendance at the ceremony of
laying the corner stone of what is to
be the finest chu'eh in I^elowna1;
possibly in the valley. Despite the
fact, however, that rain had fallen
during the forenoon, and there
were strong indications of more to
followa fair number were present
to witness one of the most interesting ceremonies ever held in Kelowna. '
Among those present who took
prominent parts in the proceedings
were Mi. Price Ellison, M P.P.,
Rev. and Mrs. A. W. K. Herdman,
Mr. D. W. Sutherland, Mayor De
Hart, Revd. > Logie Mc Donald
(Vernon), Rev. C. White (Peachland), JFiev. S. J. Thompson (Methodist), and the Rev. D. J. Welsh
(newly appointed Baptist minister).
The proceedings were opened
by the singing of " All Hail,the
Power of Jesu's Name," the hymn
being set to the " Coronation " tune
with organ and cornet accompaniment. After thev' hymn, the pastor,
Rev.-A. W. K. Herdman, offeied a
short prayer, afterwards introducing
Mr. D. W. Sutherland 'to those
present, describing him as an old
timer in the valley, and associated
with the Presbyterian Church from
the start. He did not think anyone
was more fitted to perform the
present ceremony than) Mr. Sutherland, and asked for the trowel to
to be presented.        ,
The trowel,' a massive silver
article bearing an inscription, wds
then presented by Mrs. Herdman,
wife of' the -pastor. ' Upon the
blade *bf__the''trqwel,1the'i' following
words were engraved : ,*   •   ,'
"Presented to D. W. Sutherland    ,
,   i on the occasion of the      ,   ',
,    Laying of thS Corner Stone of the       '
Knox 'Presbyterian Church,
'   l Kelotona, B C.
September'30th, ,1909, J
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.7_ne stone,'which had previously
been* raised and swung into position
by ^means' of a derrick, was then
approached, and after a few preliminaries, Mr.Sutherland smoothed
the mortar and ordered the stone
to be lowered. He then declared
the stone to be rightly'and truly
laid.^
According to custom several
articles were then placed in the
cavity ins the stone, including .„ a
record of the history of the'Church,
current coins, Jubilee1 stamps, - a
Board of Trade pamphlet, photos
^of exhibits of,v fruit, and copies of
local papers. '
" Mr. Sutherland read a brief history of the Church in Kelownk from
its .beginning to the^ present day.
"Kelowna came into' existence in
122.75
Excess of Assets over Liabilities   $ 74.20
Literary Society at Rutland'
A .few of the neighbours gathered nt the
home of Mrs7 Goodrich, of Rutland, on
Tuesday evening last to put into concrete
forpn a .desire which had been freely expressed for the formation of a literary and
debating society.
A number of gentlemen expressed their
willingness to subscribe'towards the purchase of. the old achoolhouae at Rutland,
lately, advertised for sale, and having it
renovated -and moved pear the store. A
place of meeting for, all purposes was
felt to be needed, and an excellent method
of supplying the want wm thus presented.
Mr. Goodrich undertook to*'secure sufficient "subscribers to complete the purchase and moving of the building.
i The organization of the Literary Society
was then > proceeded with, and a v> eckly
(Friday) meeting decided upon, to be held
by i invitation at neighbours' homes until
the building is ready,       y
Mr. and Mrs. Goodrich kindly invited
the first meeting tor take place at their
house, Friday evening, October, 15th, being
the date' fixe<J, when the organizing,of'the
society will be completed.'
On October 22nd,' a1 musical eyening
was called for, and placed in the hands of
Mrs. Goodrich and. Miss Fullerton to
arrange, and on the-29th a pVibhc debate
was fixed, to be >rrangfed by Dr Baker
and Mr, Goodrich,, tho subject being,
" Woman's Franchise."   .  '   '    •
The organization is.uve understand, open
to anyone interested, and we are asked to
say that ft cordial irritation is given to anyone, in the district. -,
18^2. - The same year saw the beginning ot the Presbyterian Church
of Kelowna, the first religious services being held by the Rev. Paul
Langille, of Vernon. During the
following five years the pulpit was
supplied by theological students,
who were changed by'the Home
Mission Board semi-annually, their
names and terms of office b-ing
as follows: In the summer, of
1893 Mr. McVicar started the mission,, folio wed in the fall by Mr.
Reid. In the following spring Mr.
Millar took up the work, to, be
followed by Mr. Peck in the winter
of 1894-5. Mr. McGregor then
held office for six months, followed
by4 Rev., McKay in 1895, Mr. Wallace- in 1896, and in the winter of
'1896 by Mr.-Alex Dunn, M.A.~
,\n 1897 the Rev. R. Boyle was
placed in charge, and held the
position for three years. It was in
the same year that the church at
present in use' was built, being
.opened on Christmas, Day, 1897.-
Wn 1900, the Rev. P. D.<Muir
accepted a call, and held the office
,until 193, when he resigned' to accept a call in the east. <
The year 1903 saw the congreg_
ation 'raised from a Home Mission
Field to an augmented charge, with
the'Rev,(C. L Foote temporarily
in 'charge. This gentleman held
the office until June 1st, when^he
Rev. W. "Bennett was called and
entered,into his .duties in September of the same   year.   After "a
year of fruitful work he was compelled to leave the congregation
owing to ill-health, and resigned
his association with the church in
1905. During this year,th'e present ' pastor, the Rev. A. W. K.
Herdman, B<A., was , placed in
charge, and. still continues to do
good work in connection 'with the
church, and has worked hard to
attain the object for which the
congregation' were* assembled there
that day ..name the laying, of the
corner stone for one of the finest
churches in the valley. <
He mentioned the names of Mr.
Curts, and ' Mr. McQueen as old
timers who had been energetic in
the building up of the Pi esbyterian
Church, and how, from >a mere
handful,' the district had grown until
the old church was inadequate to
hold the congregation. He hoped
the church would not be too large.
The cosb he stated to be about
$18,000, an obligation which he
hoped would soon be worked'off
by'those interested.    ' •
The ReV. S. J. Thompson then
addressed* the assembly.<c He complimented ' -the Presbyterians on
being the.'fi'rst to, erect a 'church
which' would > be.,a landmark and
an asset to* the town. '-He^remark-
ed that1 although the i Presbyterians
were first:' then Methodists would
sqpn . foltaw. with' a'.nfew church.
To'put'up a church worth'$ 18,000
he looked upon as an'evidence" of
good faith, and "he" wished^them
every success in'thcenterprise.f z*.
r-The Rev. WelshjithenewiBaptist
minister;* gave ** af-/Wry'**eloquerit
speech in which<heisaid-that(40njys
having arrived that .'day-1, he was
sojjiewhat at a disadvantage. ''He
had not met Hany\ of his flock yet,-
witlrthe'exception of two', or three.
He * however considered he,, could
speak.with confidence in congratulating r the _ Presbyterian, people"'on
having the' foundation/ completed
of so fine a church. 7 ''.    . ,'•, '.
The next person to. address the
meeting-'was the Rev.yWhite,l,of
Peachland, who spoke of the1" very
large increase in- the' ministry;*
When he first arrived there' were
three clergymen " in''" attendance
in the'valley. 7 Nqw no less than
seventeen were working along the
shores of the lake, and he had
heard that another ,was'to arrive
soon. , • u,
Rev. Logie,McDonald, of Vernon
also added his congratulations to
the people ,ot Kelowna on, the
handsome church that was being
erected.        , ' \
Mr. Price Ellison, M.P.P,; was
the next speaker. He had tried,
he said, to induce his wife to come
came' here'six years ago, Mr. D..W.''
Sutherland was the superintendent ,<
of the  Sunday School, and  had/
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done  much' to  help''''the  churchy ^"":
'if.
along.   Mr. J. Ball and 'MrC'E.
Boyer   had  also    often occupied
the   Presbyterian  pulpit,   When j, w,
he first came the lapd upon which , -*?'.
the church now stands and extend-   '' */
ing "way  back* from that was all    _ V
open space, the only houses von      -r"i'
Bernard Avenue being ] those  of
Messrs. Lawson, Lloyd Jones, Ball,'
and another."' It was a tract of land
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of 164 acres with ye'ryj few- dwelling houses/and'now it waVone of
the mo8t'thickly>populated parts,of
,the city.., ,The church,-, too, from
the real estate man'» point,<>f view,,
was a valuable asset' to the'* town.
When*-prospective' settlers"asked
about''the'country, one of their
first questions .was: /''What schools
and what; churches have/you ?"
He congratulated the Presbyterians
on the move they were making.. '   .
A few ^brief words ""of -thanks , ,-
were then "spoken by the"1 Rev- A. (t
W. K. Herdman, followed by the
singing 'of, ^the   Doxplogy. - - The'
benediction'was then pronounced, -y/j,
and the interesting ceremony was   -, ».i.j
brbught'tb a close.-' '*-*  ~-\    T5 \<   .Tii
„WHAT. THE ;CHURCH WIL.L   '
;*-;  »LOOK LUCE';'.;   '   '
/•The building is tojbefjan^impos-,  ,
ing structure occupying a ?pace 'of. HAk
about "100 ^ 75 'feetV ^eiound^ ^!
afiori is of concrete dressed jBnoot_pVi**'<*''"
The building itself is to^'ofvtile
ii(i     ->   r.i t      * _* -  _ * "*»3i  -*  *t
blocks oi localmanufacturewith at'S
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walls above .will mark the entniices.'
' ;On the South'ia^;(.or^e.%illbe^
a,
l^^-aM:l»_^^J^^_*gg?^
decorated- in-keeping- witH''thei'irest $$$£
of the building iwidv artificial stone. i\ml
made in that direction at an eai
■■oe^m\
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date _   .,., w,     , t.
-'The heating will .b^fro^"»a^f«£^^
nace under the main^Wd^g^'anH^Js
will, include a? spedafe mode i^of '_$$*
ventilation , wnvch^^wilj^keipi); the    ■"
church at a tegular temperature -in'_$f{
ie winter'and cool in'summer.7 y&te
> *«!r-._
'summer.
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The   seating   capaci^^lilli.'beT^'
about-400, but'onspecial^p^asions^t^
this could easily be^incrc^^.'^-'!^^
Elli
m
again
down, believing ■ that it was; her
presence the people really wanted,
and possibly she would have' come
down instead of himself if" Mr.'
Sutherland had not called upbn
him and toldhim his presence was
required. He did not know why
they wanted him unless it was for
the manual labor lifting the stone.
He congratulated the people upon
the building they were about to
put up, and also upon their boldness in spending $ 18,000 on their
church. It showed a strong faith,
in the future of their town. 'He
himself was a strong believer in
the great'future which was in store
for the city of Kelowna. They
were wise, too he said in not waiting until they had the money. ' He
advised his hearers not to be afraid
of borrowing money. Every time
he had had a chance he had i borrowed money, andj tby doing so
had to7work to,,pay off,.the debits.
" Place obligations ^up'on 'yourselves" . he spid,- " and you will
work' to fulfil them." He .hoped
the church .would soon be paid forr
as th& sooner it was paid fpr the
better* \The i very .fact that a'Tdebt
was incurred-smeant that the c'6n«
gregaition^ would work together'to
pay off,the debt. \> i'1
Mayor DeHart followed ' in >~a
reminiscent vein, He said there
were'one or two names which had
not been mentioned, and he Would
like to say a< few wordd in afc>pre-'
ciation 6f their work.  > When'he
sloping flborj whichf-will''gradualh/^';' j
rise- from the platform;; giving the^7.jV
preacher a view-of7every 'penjbnV/*
7 i -       i_*"«» » -»>»    v     t '?'■     "
in. the cqngregauon., ;.Urdinary'r^
pews will'be.u8ed for.sea_tng,'jtheT^;!
ends being carved. v ,v; V"^,^*"!
v A space' will''be - left toi> a buUt \PA l
pipe organ/which'will possibly."be '" jl
installed at at a near date, \'7 j '
nr-l i 1-     i_*  1 _t 1(^j^
~~_ names itormeTspier^
elownas-main street;
me~8pienam TOeronv^
in street,'the* chuiirchv
will stand out" boldly' fk)rn,ita,sur-V7'|J
roundings,' arid1 > will'> be'**notable -f;fJ
additioni' -to,-.the. MftrchitTOtw-J'.'/t)!
features of^the town.',,\ >\ j^ „V?C * *"\' rAS'il
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G. A, Kirk left.,.for., the l coast >&|
today.       j       .  .        _, >-*•   .f;.,\Vi
, Mr. and Mrs.-Copeland xleft* fpr'7f^
.eastern points', |his morning.'. t (! ■»' * i*g\
A. McGeiei. returned n? from laV^J
business visit toSSumnierland^ this l4iJ
morning.,.,., ,.,, j^,.,.^).^ 'V./j'^J
fa large attendance*w^C'present^h|J
at the Dramatic '-"SocjelylB'V' choral ?$t
practice list Saturday wh^'it *wa*l|^
decided to, hold (tl»e iiwtconcert ihM
- -. with1* thp Uizstte «_Ma
the 'famous ,,-ixtt^r8on&tor:U^^m,>||j
Seattle will. (Hve"l ^a Vahow.ittfcdn^l*!
unction iwith thfe' sctciety^ ^dthe^p
concert   , is* scheduled ^for^Othi:
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THE ORCHARD CITY RECORD
Published coery Thursday at the Office,
Kelowna, B.C.
to Send Apples
to Spokane
JOHN LEATHLEY, Editor.
CHAS. H. LEATHLEY. Business Manager.
Subscription $1.50 per annum.
To United States $2.00 per annum.
Advertising rales upon application.
There is an air air of cheerful optimism and confidence in
jhe future about the action of
the   Presbyterians   in   setting
about the building of the fine
church,  the corner -stone   of
which was laid last Thursday
afternoon,  which speaks volumes for the position of Kelo-
na in the minds of its citizens.
When a body of careful men
such as Presbyterians usually
have  the reputation of being,
have the temerity to embark
$18,000  in  the  erection of a
church, you may depend upon
it that their faith in the growth
and progress of their town is
firm and well grounded.   Trust
-f a 'Scotsman  for seeing a long
"way ahead; and although not
all the Presbyterians in Canada
are Scotch, yet there is always
a   sufficiently strong Scottish
element in any   Presbyterian
. church to leaven the whole.   It
is   a   well, worn   truism   that
where enterprise is safest you
are sure to find a " Mac,"—and
some will-add—-and where the
fight' is hottest you are sure to
find a "Mick"!    Be that as it
ma-y,  there can  be  no doubt
-■' that the new.church will prove
a safe investment, and incident-
- ally,  an   additional ornament
■ and asset to the city of Kelowna.
' Our worthy Mayor, who is
nothing if not a  "live" real
estate man, was not  slow to
-point but in his remarks at the
* * stone'- laying ceremony, the
S great advantage to the city as
,a whole by the erection of a
'[-permanent   > and     handsome
church   building,   which   will
probably be second to none in
the valley.
„Xhe beginning of Presbyter-
• ianism here eighteen years ago
was contemporary with the
beginning of the town itself,
and it is' fitting that now the
city bf Kelowna is assuming
the proportions of a prosperous
industrial community, that the
members of that' body should
—be accomodated with"anedifice
The following list of instructions
regarding customs entries consular
certificates, duty, etc., have been
received from die secretary of the
Spokane Apple Show:
1. Exhibits can be shipped from
Canada, shown at the Second
National Apple Show and returned
to point of shipment FREE OF
DUTY, provided the following
instructions are carefully followed
out.
2. All shipments should be
made through one of the following
points on the International
Boundary Line,—Eastport, Idaho ;
Blaine, Sumas and Seattle, Wash.,
and addressed DISTINCTLY the
National Apple Show, Spokane,
Washington, IN BOND. Shipments
made through other ports will
possibly be subject to duty before
permitted to cross the Line.
3. Exhibits valued at less than
$100 do not require a consular's
certificate, but the regular bill of
lading and invoice must be forwarded to Spokane for presentation to
collector of customs at the time of
arranging'Bond.
4. AS SOON AS exhibitors
haye decided DEFINITELY on the
variety and extent of their exhibits,
and provided same is over $ 100 in
value, particulars must be given to
the nearest United States Consul or
Consular agent, and a consular invoice obtained from him, a copy of
which MUST accompany shipment. Consuls or Cousular agents
are stationed at the following
Canadian centers: Vancouver,
Fernie, Nelson, Lethbridge and
Calgary. It is very IMPORTANT
that the consular invoice be obtained as early as possible before
shipment is actually made, so that
serions delays will be avoided.
5. At the time shipment is due
to arrive in Spakane, and' if
exhibitor is not already represented
there, the Secretary of the Second
National Apple Show will attend to
the customs entries, arranging of
Bond, etc' provided he is notified
and the bill of lading, invoice and
consular 8 certificate (if over $ 100
value ) are forwarded to him.
6. - If the apples exhibited are
sold in the United States, they will
be subject to a duty of 25c. per
bushel.
7. Exhibitors desiring to sell
theii apples after the show, will
please' notify the Secretary in good
time.
It is well that intending exhibitors
should act at once if they want to
send their exhibits the cheapest
possible way, as the time is now
getting very short. If any individual exhibit is being sent by any
farmer, he will save expense by
making   his    arrangments    right
Kelowna Public School
HONOR ROLL FOR SEPTEMBER
 «_
The following is a list of the
pupils taking highest rank in the
various divisions of the Public
School during September. Owing
to the illness of Miss Wade during
a large part of the month, no list
for Division II has been given.
DIVISION I.
Senior IV.
B. Thompson       A. Magee
S. Thompson
Junior IV.
M. Wilson       A. McLennan
A. Curts
DIVISION III.
G. E. Hunter, Teacher
Senior II Class.
D. Erins W. Bradley
E. Sleckley^
Junior II Class.
O. Jones A. Wallace
G. Sutherland
First Class.
D. Forest T. Erins
H. Herdman
Second Priii.er.
E. Fletcher       T. Crowley
N. Dahlberg
DIVISION IV.
M. Coppinger, Teacher
■      A
5. Stiff     R. Downing     D. Francis
J. McMillan
B
J. Marshall M. Hinsley
K. McKenzie        M. Wallace
A. Bawtenheimer J. Krimmer
C
V. Lawson
B. DeHart
D
G. Allan
I. Magee
M. I. Messenger,
Priti. (pro. tern.)
C. Gaelics
J. AndersS-i
P. Downing
News of the Valley.
W0MPERS OF Tn_ WEST.    ,
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Peace River Man Expatiates Uplarf
Wealth ot His District.,
The _ wonderful resources, magnificent distances and future possibilities
of the Peace River country lyere recounted to a Winnipeg Free Press reporter one day recently by an enthusiast in the person of J K. Cornwall, who has spent the last twelve
years there. He is not only impressed
with the development under way .in
the vast country northwest of Edmonton, but is using every endeavor to,
educate the outside public to the
riches lying there unexploited.
"People," he said, "are' gradually
becoming cognizant of the tremendous
wealth that lies buried in the feitile
northland, but it is really hard to
properly impress the public with the
extent of <he navigable streams, thp
wonderful productiveness of the soil,
the possibilities for cattle ranching,
and with what is of most immediate
importance, the necessity for development of the lumber.'fishing and raining industries.
"There are 3.500 miles of navigable
streams in the Mackenzie watershed." said Mr Cornwall "Can yon
appreciate that? and thov are in better shape for deyloninent to-day thun
is the mighty Mississinni with 'all it<*
tributaries, and eft«i, th<» United
States has spent hundreds of millions
on them for imptovements These
waters will serve the purpose of opening up the fine new country to th°
north, the same s's the Mississippi.'
the Missouri, and th° R«d did foT the
middle west in the earlv^days At
present there is en actual monev investment on the*? streams of $225 100
and the Hudson B"v Co has just completed a new steel steamer to run between the Arctic find the lower Mackenzie. It is eqnipned with electric
lights, baths and other modern improvements.
"ThereYarP prneticnlly onlv two
breaks in'the nevigubfe water* of
which T sneak. Qne of .heap is what'
is known as the ,Vermilion chutes on
the Peace river, about 50 miles below
Vermilion. These are a series of ranids
arid waterfalls about one and one-half
miles in extent The other is on the
Great Slave river, 100 miles south of
Lake Chinpewavan. where there are
16'miles of falls and rapids. affordine.
by the way, tremendous water power.
"The erroneous idea prevails that
costly wagon roads are7necessary for
opening ud the conntrv, nnd until this
is accomplished nmgress will be plow
Such an idea is I'b'urd. All that is
necessary to tap the country and ensure rapid develonment are two short
lines of railway to connect with the
waterways, i One of thesp should run
northeast about 250 or 275 miles to the
Athabasca river, an<f the other northwest about 400 miles to the Peaoe' river. That would do the trie).. Jtt will
not be long before these' lines are
completed.", .   ^ ■
THE
21 BRANCHES IN BRITISH COLOMBIA
Capital Paid'Up
Reserve Fund
/ _
-, $4,600,000
- 5,300,000
lotal Assets -       -       .       _       . 53,000,000
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v. SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT
C. B, DANIEi; Manager
KELOWNA,
B.C.
now.
Temperatures for Month of
September, 1909.
These temperatures were taken
about 50 yards from the lake.    -
Date     Maximum     Minimum
which will be in keeping with
, and reflect the general progress.
<The enterprise is   a   good
step in the advancement of the
town> though not the first,  for
Kelowna has taken many long
strides towards the establishment    of   a   handsome   and
attractive city; and it is a step
which will no doubt stimulate
'-.others to similar effort.
•' i The *** early struggles of the
old-timero to establish a church
in,the district form.a .narrative
, which has many a stirring incident of'the days before the
railway came'down the-valley
or-the'steamboats plied on the
lake.    Those   from   the   old
'country who have been accua-
•';,tomed to listen • to lectures on
vfche state of their town inthe
time of Queen Elizabeth, or to
;,tread' the hallowed, aisles of
i'.ii1'«."Aite'- vpre-Norman     churches,
M $,>'y,f.<'£_hay, smile at the ancient his-
;V)i   ' tory of a town not eighteen
. yftars old. •. But when in more
/rapidly moving communities of
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3
4
5
6
7_
8
9
10*
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12
13
14
15
16
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18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29   -'
30
75
75
78
73
74
73
"81"
47
48
50
47
48
47
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76 58
75 ' 52
68 50
69. 56
63 48
67 55
72 40
72 47
76 40
67 53
62 41
62 45
61 47
61 45
64 52     .
61   . 47
67 39
65 52 ■
59 48
61 38
59 48
58 54
55 51
Mean—97.7 48.0 '
Mean temperature of the month,
57.8. '
M. J. Monckton.
An employee at the Naramata
Sawmill had his leg broken last
week. The accident was caused
by the cant hook giving way at a
critical moment as he was log
rolling.
A cemetary is being laid out at
Okanagan Falls. Mr. R. Hody has
presented one acre of land and it
has been decided to purchase two
others by public subscription.
The plans for'the extension to
be made to the building occupied
by the Summerland Supply Corn-
pan}' have been received by Mr.
W. A. Peters, of Kelowna. The
structure promises to be of up-to-
date appearance.
J. C. Wallace, proprietor of the
Okanagan Planing Mill and Box
Factory was killed almost instantly
by being hit in the stomach by a
flying plank sent through the air
from a saw. Mr. Wallace attached
himself to the mill aboiit two years
ago, coming from Chelan, where
he waff engaged in the lumber
business.
 Fairs are now general throughout
the valley. Reports of successful
gatherings come from Armstrong
and Salmon Arm. Summerland'-
first fair is to be held today and it
is expected that quite a large number of exhibitors will enter.
Chas. Greer, of Penticton has
been appointed Provicial Government Road Foreman for the south
end of the Summerland-Penticton.
road. Meanwhile Mr. Michael
Hereron is making the road from
Westbank to Summerland. When
the two roads join a good direct
road will be made from Vernon to
Penticton.
Peachlanders have started a
Shakesperian Club for the coming
winter, and quite a few members
have joined. King Lear is to be
the first selection.
.McBride Fooled 'Em.
An ex-member of the Canadian
House of Commons at the Windsor
Hotel in Montreal recently told a
very interesting story touching-the
first, or preliminary, negotiations between the Grand Trunk Pacific Kail-
way and the Government of British
Columbia.!
It appears that a leading Conservative from-the' east was traveling in a
C.P.R. sleeper going to the coast and
on the safe train were four well-known
gentlemen who were on an important
mission to the British Columbia Ministry then, as at the present, headed'
by Hon Richard McBride Day after
day these gentlemen would come in
from the smoker end, discuss wavs
and means for bringing their mission
to a successful close rnd some of the
methods talked of wh^rebv the Prime
Minister of British ColnmDia'. who an-
parently was unknown to most of the
party, was to be worlcd 'would sound
better in a parlor car then if put info
print in the columns of c newspaper.
It happened, however, that ift' the
next seat was a strong Conservative.,
who all this time hod* b°env taking
notes and this gentleman at once
wrote to Premier McBride. telling him
of the coming delegation and relating
almost every word th.'t had passed
between the four. The G.T.P. delegation remained over one dnv in .Vancouver, while the tell-tale letter went
ahead of them into Victoria."  .   '
One after another of the theories
concocwu-so-eicverly-on-the-rail'vv'ay-'
train was met bv Mr. McBride in
such a manner as to convince the
astonished delegates from the east
that the Premier was truly a wonderful man. • ,
FOR   YOUR
HEATER,
STOVE; 0R
GO,
RANGE,
TO    '..-
b. ^egkje
HARDWARE STORE
Wood knd Coal Wrii, HAU&
Stitch!   Stitch!   Stitch
POSTERITY WOULD SHUDDER
r. ■: v
!-$i'V,,
w^y
"What do they put under the
corner-atones }"
"Oh, current   coins,   literature,
and the like.    We want   posterity
to    know    aoout     our    peculiar
cuatoms."
, "Then why not include one 'of
A woman in London, who has been
engaged in making clothes for policemen
and Territorials, earned 2d. for about four
hours' needle work. A farthing a pair
said the court missionary, was paid for
putting foot straps on cavalry overalls, but
the women for this hard work had ta use
an awl, and' it took at least half an hour.
The price for the handwork to make
Territorial riding breeches was 6d. * The
woman could not possibly make two
Woman wa* rescued
by^tho police.1  , .,  ,-" y
A  Nursing Congress.
The Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario
is in receipt of a despatch covering a
copy of a letter .ddrpssed to the
High Commissioner for' Canada by
the secretary of, a committee, of the
Liverpool Queen Victoria, District
Nursing Association,,stating'that the
congress is to commemorate the jubilee of the founding of district nursing
by the late William ^Erthbone, in 1859,
will take place , in' Liverpool during
tho first half of next May.
i Invitations to send delegates to
the congress will be sent to nursing
associations, etc., and it is the hope
of the committee thnt the invitation
be made known 'to all interested in
charitable nursing and to transmit to
such as may come within its scope
a cordial invitation'to,be nresent.
It is expected that Her Majesty the.
Queen, or a member of the royal family, will attend the ooenine meeting.
The Lord Mayor of Liverpool is president of the congress committee.
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over the        :: ,     ::
that I Haye taken,
i Accidents to Wo-k Peoole,
Industrial accidents occurring to
273 individual work ppoplo in Canada
during the month of December. 1908,
were reported to the Depei-tment of
Labor at Ottawa. Of th"«e. 85 were
fatal and 188 resulted in serious injuries.
In the preceding month there were
124 fatal and 198 non-fatel accidents,
reported, a'total of 32*1, and in .December, 1907, there were <*fl fatal nnd,
l%\non-fatal accidents, a total of 283."
To Improve Terminal"!.      .'
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arc about to mahe li>.£e.-(Iditinns.ro
the terminal fccilitio&vA PcM ..ithu.;
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in all respects
Facing the Wharf
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Bellecue Hotel
'SOUTH OKANAGAN     .
Rates,  two  dollars   per   day.'
Beautiful situation on the lake
front, close/to tlie'new wK_r_7 i
Fishing, shooting and boating,
and tennis.   ■   ■ A   <
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hpld|rB;";'a,nd^he;faciton_ and\otherlof-l;
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,Ac(^rding:;!:;,.p::-HLudsoi7;;Ba^^
; .fieialf reports .at'' the j;:£inie;:of?*;tl_eT^c&
the •^StorW'.J had'- ,6|i: . board 'I a -carga 6_:;
furs'^'.yalE^
,a^nual;::catch;:';pf'':'. the. ^previous v;ye&r7,
arid which '••'■ it*is i feared i is- totally'lbss7
Lloyd's:. agent ^a.1i;Mbd8e7Factory;;H.B;/;
reports.'*;the;I'■crew; £11 ;'saved,:• a,nd7the1
captain''ant^^
anothers&p^'while'the. crewtmarched
leisurely ;;;overlarid ■.■■'■''frpmV;'M6«se^;-;Pao::
■tory!tci .Montreal ;bh; sn6wshbes7v The
sailors .oh the ^Hudson. B^pbfs ships'
are, as■.*ay rule, recruited.;from.' the
Orkneysy^ahd-enter vwhen young-lads:;.
The*7captaink''*arev" chosenfor' theiri
splendid abilities as seamen.
The /'Stork" has probably the most
remarkable record of any modern
sailing ship. „ At, Lloyd's she was
known among ,the marine insurance
speculative biokers and others as the
"Spectre Ship." In the course of
nearly thirty years' seTvice the stout
old ship has been the cause of many
exciting incidents at' Lloyd's. > Perhaps her mpst' notable achievement
was last year,' when she had an1, unusually large cargo' of valuable furs,
and was many months overdue.
.According to Lloyd's the Teinsur-
ancej rates jumped seventj*#ve gui-
ncniJ per cent, and just after this
sudden rise the vessel was reported
as passing up the .Channel. ' Insurance speculators were badly hit, -as
the rates at once went down, but
again for several, weeks nothing was
seen or heard of her at any port along
the English or French coast.
The 'company's officials made enquiries off Land's End, and found
that the look-out had sighted, through
the blinding drift a vessel^ answering
tho description of "the 'mysterious
"Stork," having on her bows the letters "Str-H." Still the "spectre*''
did not reappear in the Channel.* The
insurance rates jumped up once more
and the "scare" gave large holders
of Hudson Bay stock a very "bad
twist.'and money was lost on all sides,
except Lloyd's, who seemed to feel
no great anxiety 'over the safety,of
the much-looked-for "Stork."' A few
days' following the sharp, acute pang
of the shareholders, the "Stork" calmly sailed into the Channel with'a fair
wind, and was again reported, from
Land's End. <-, ,       ,
Some four or five years , ago _the
"Stork" arrived in dock twelve
months .behind time, having got jammed in the ice in James' Bay through
sailing from Moose, Factory too, late
All hope of• ever seeing her again
was abandoned, and the re-insurance
rates rose to ninety guineas per cent.
On the 'whole the Hudson Bay Co.
have been very lucky in the safe
landing of their fur cargoes in their
centuries of existence."  **
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Rod  Hat  For Canada.'
t'A letter from Rome, published in
The Dundas .Banner and signed by
Mgr. Sattuto,  contains the  following
reference: .    --
"When this reaches 'the Dominion,
the date of the next Consistory  will
probably    be   settled,   although   the
names of those to be raised to the
.purple will not,be public, or even,
perhaps, decided upon. That a Canadian, will .be included is doubtful, although' it -is   -a pressing ,question.
There are!now, fourteen vacant hats,
.which is a large number, but present
indications   do   not   point   towards
either a Canadian. or' American cardinal, although that honor was half
promised to the former   during   the
Quebeo  festivities. *  The   Pontiff   is
f_n__sin his stand that the red hat
Bhall never be a reward "for anything,
it is  conferred"'for   higher   reasons,
and thus if  he gave a  cardinal   to
Canada just at this moment, it would
be said that it was a reward for the
Quebec centennial.   In.the.same way
hsi -is reluctant to   raise \Monsigndr
Bourne, Archbishop of Westminster,
to the cardinalate just at' this mo-
ment, so soon aiter_the__Euch_.ristic
Congress, butThe discontent of the
English Catholics, * at what they-consider neglect of their interests, has
risen to such a point that Pius X.
will  probably  give  way.    However,
Canada has been very patient in this
matter, having waited 1 eleven years,
and it is quite within the bounds of
possibility, I cannot'say probability,
that the Pontiff will concede "to them
also their desire,   and   thet  presence
in Rome-of Archbishop, Bfucheai  at
this moment may contribute to this
result."
:>Sir,:Ttioma8/Lipt6ri^^
■'j.{SiriThomas; Lijitpn1 the .well: known tea;
merchant, and ,,until, :iately:,:one of , the j
contestants in the- American..Cup.',','sailing
■'ifapes;'haa turned a!viator.- He .willmakea
'flight at Fort Borough;; with, S.onuel; H.
jGpdy" in his (aeroplane. ^'Captain7iGb_y -jig
^.e:|'holder/bf.;_i:croMVcpun^.:.flyihg record
in Great Britain, and i> has : macle .many.
su^<^(ul^£liglits';::::'.'a^.mp-Aid by his
.Wife. The last flights were made in7the-
presence' of a large' crowd, who'.. heartily
Vheered the.aviator, the flight being:' a'
distance of half a mile which was covered
in thirty five seconds. Both Captain Cody
and.his wife were "received by 'Sir Thomas
Lipton but Sir Thomas did not take, a'
^trip;inthe,'car. 7. -'Ay.
V   To Renboafce Wolfe's Tomb7 :
Mr. V. F. Masterman secretary for the
local government board was present in the
house of commons recently and remarked
that Wolfe 8 tomb at Greenwich was not
dilapidated as was originally put forward
by several prominent speakers. ■ If however
it was deemed necessary to have the tomb
renovated, the church officials Were willing
to entertain any proposal from Wolfe's
representatives for renovation. It was
decided that the matter required attention
and steps will be taken to have the tomb
renovated.
Harrods May Buy Hudsons Bay
Stores.
.A large move has been made recently
whereby it is conjectured that the large
wholesale and retail business of the Hudson
Bay stores will pass into the hands of
Messrs Harrods Limited, the well known
business concern at South Kensington
near London England. Representatives
of Harrods have been touring Canada
lately having visited the great business
centres to estimate the value of the business done by the Hudson Bay Company.
It has long been considered that the
pioneer firm of Canada have been contemplating selling out in order to extend their
business in the fur buying trade in the
remote regions of the north, and possibly
their interests in the general, mercantile
trade will now be handed over. The
deal is likely to be closed as negotiations
were considered very far advanced during
the recent tour of Lord Strathcona who is
governor of the Hudson Bay Company!
Millions of dollars will be involved in the
deal, if it goes through, but the information
has received a certain amount of contradiction from the heads of the Hudson Bay
who hold back giving any details.
Founder'of Moore & Burgess _
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and hardier than Coast"grown stock. i
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Two Mattawa men'who came to Ot*
tawa recently to show Sir Wilfrid
Laurier a work of woodsmen's art in
the shape of hand-carving had the unfortunate experience of being jailed in
Hull for a few hours owing to suspi-
, oions aroused when they attempted to
pass a check for $25 bearing the Premier's signature. The two shanty-
men,'by name Lecompte and Nault,
'were kindly received by tho Premier,
who proved himself a true patron of
art by giving them a check for $25
in exchange'for the result of their long
hours of - labor as self-taught-, wood-
carvers. But when they came to cash
the cheek at a Hull butcher store
the polioe were communicated with
and the innooeot neophytes in' art
were locked up on a charge of forging the name of the Prime Minister
to the check. Explanations followed
two hours later from Sir Wilfrid, and
the men were released.'
George Washington Moore, better known
as "Pony" Moore the founder of the  famous Moore and Burgess Minstrels died last
Friday at his  residence   in   London.   He'
retired from the active ^service list   of the.
troupe some few   years   ago   his*- health.,'
giving'away during the latter   part of   the
London engagement, his place being taken
by Mr. Plaisier.   The troupe is still touring
under the original name.' "'.
.,i Peary to Lecture in London.
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Arrangements have been made* for
Lieutenant Peary to lecture before the
Royal.', Geographical Society upon his
experiences and observations in the 'Polar
Regions. The invitation however has not
been extended to Dr. Cook, and it is
generally believed that his supposed
discovery .will have no'weight. The date"
of Peary's lecture has not yet been fixed,
but it is expected to take place about the
end df November.     '<■ A     ' ' .'
V \ Carnegie Apples The Beat.
Some of the stores in the Old Country
are advertising Carnegie apples for sale.
These apples are grown at the Carnegie
farm at Skibo, and the farm is run on a
strictly business basis. The price obtained
on ordinary apples is four or five' cents a
pound more than any other obtains, and
the stores are reported as having a general
supply from Skibo' and keep their custom,
era .well supplied with the variety they
require from the famous farm. Possibly
m«jy of^the apples sold as "Camegies"
are ""Okanagies", grown in Kelowna.
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Homestead Entries.
Figures  compiled  by   the. Interior
v Department show that during the first
**.<.•. months of 1908, 31,578-homestead
entries were recorded in the west, an
• in .reuae of 6,273 over the same period
in  1907.    Americans headed tho list
with 1,485 entries and English came L_ ' _ .     . t.i t
second with 785.    ! ' *       ;   7    . t ' W ^ere *mt° at llb?rt>r to do
Su-fragettea Forced to.Feed. '
A;»trange scene was witnessed at Birmingham, when nine , suffragettes decided
they^would starve themselves to death
sooner than eat prison food. Doctors tried
to break their fast by administering the
food by means of a stomach pump, which
caused a general break up of the prison
furniture.' Two of prisoners submitted to
being fed by force, and the others revolted.
They attacked the doctors and attendants,
smashed chairs, windows, and- other furniture, tearing their clothes in*1 the fight.
Eventually they were overcome, 4nd were
handcuffed and placed in solitary confinement.  ,
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Suffragettes Issue Writs on Police
Officials. •     ,
Writs have been issued agaihst ' Home
Secretary.Gladstone and the prison officials
at Birmingham in connection with an
acdon of assault made by them byforceable
feeding by means of a stomach pump.
The suffragette leaders contend that such
proceedings were illegal and that/ if the
prisoners wished to go on a hunger strike
so.
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The Popular Frisco Co.
Few companies hold the reputation the
San Francisco Opera Company do herr,
and fewer actors can claim to have so
strong a hold on the affections of the play-
going public as Teddy Webb, for it was
largely due to him that so many peopje
flocked' to the Opera House last Friday
and Saturday to Hear "The Gay Parisiehne''
and "The Runaway, Girl,",.
"The Gay Parisienne," which filled the
bill   on   Friday, was  infinitely   the better
play, the whole, production going with a
swing  from" start to finish.   The musical
numbers introduced were admirable.    An
enthusiastic' encore'greeted   Mr.   James
Stevens  at  theiend 'of "La Marseillaise.*'
; Quite, a -.number-;of-French people were
present, and  it. was  hard, to keep them
still in their places .during the magnificent
rendering of their national anthem.
,   Miss-Mabel Day acted  the part of the
;   gay Parisienne with versatility and sorite-
liness, wiimig the affections of the audience
;   from her first appearance on the stage.
< Teddy i Webb's  voice   has  only • to be
heard  in   the' 'wings  to bring a round of
'  expectant applause, and when he got on to
the stage he made the terrible mistake of
singing  that  popular  song,  "Questions,"
the audience demanding from him no less
than  eight  encore verses..,, At the eighth
he switched on to "Oh, Be Careful," and
the audience let him go at that.
Other members of the cast did well in
their respective parts,. .working well together to make the play a great success.
Saturday brought out an even larger
audience to witness " The Runaway Girl."
The production was good, but lacked the
" go " of the previous*-night owing to the
play not being well enough rehearsed.
One song rendered by Miss Georgia
Campbell we noticed was'sung dangerously near the prompter's box, and although
the song was' all about the delights of
"Society," there was a look on Miss
Campbell's face which showed that she
did not quite like the society she was in at
that moment—the society of uncertainty.
A fine piece of acting was done by Miss
Aimee Leicester (Mrs. Teddy Webb), her
Lady Coodle being the work of an accomplished artiste, and one rarely met with in
touring companies.
Mr. Webb, transformed from v a braw
bonnie Scotsman to a heavy-weight jockey
kept the audience in roars of laughter
throughout the evening. He certainly has
a great way of finding out if the house is
full by conducting his train of followers in
his song, " Follow the Man from Cooks "
right round the auditorium through the
audience. His local hits at the sawdust
crossings, etc., and his dig at Billy Lloyd
Jones and his Great Trunk Mystery, were
received with a tremendous ovation.
A greater commedian has never before
graced the boards of the Kelowna Opera
House, and we look forward with pleasure
to his appearance here again, together with
his first-rate company.
Auto-Moo Bill.
"Honk I    Honk I"
Snapshot Sam, striding jauntily along
the lane with his new Kodak, skipped to
one side and waited. He waited quite a
minute. No motor having passed him in
that time, he turned round to see what
was the matter. Nothing was in sight but
an old farmer driving half a dozen Jersey
cows. " Curious I " muttered Snapshot
Sam, and continued on his way.
"Honk I    Honk I"
He turned round rapidly. The noise
was right behind him this time. Yet not
a petrol tank could he descry.
" Wasn't that a motor-horn | heard ? '*
he asked, as the old farmer drew up
abreast.
" Bless ye, na-o I " chuckled the farmer.
" That's only Bill. Other night Bill "e 'ad
the colic, y'see, an' I went da-own to give
'im a dose o' cow-medicine. But blessed
if I didn't make a mistake, an' give 'im a
pint o' gasoline; an' ever since, instead o'
goin' ' Moo 1 Moo I' like a sensible cow,
e's bin goin' ' Honk I Honk I' like one o'
them blamed automobiles I "
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A Hard Datj.
The owner of the farm had been enjoying himself at the county fair while his
hard working wife stayed at home to see
that the farm suffered no loss in his
absence.
"Well Sarah," said the owner, upon his
return, I'm about played out. Is the cows
in the barn ? "
"Yes, long since," replied his wife,
barely looking up from the task then in
hand.
Ms the 'hoses unharnessed and fed,"
" "Yes."
"Chickens locked up ? "
"Yes."
"Wood chopped for 'mornin ? "
"Yes."
"Waggon wheel mended, an' ready t'
start in th' mornin' ? "
"Yes."
"Well, then," concluded the exhausted
owner with a sigh of relief, "let me have
my supper, I'm goin' t' turn in. Fannin's
beginnin' t' tell on me."
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Campbell's Harbor of Refuge
i every time you have any trouble with
your motor car. If your helm won't
port then 'Pone 82 and we will make
a special trip and make matters right.   •
Your Launch Motor Needs Repairs?
Let us have a look at it, and we guarantee
to put it in good working order.
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PROTECT YOUR TREES
These destroyers cannot live where trees have been treated with
WARNOCK'S   TREE   PAINT
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 yearo. *\_ -mock's Tree Paint is hot an experiment. It has
stood the test for 5 years in all parts of the United States. It is an absolute Preventative and u re
for Pear Blight    We invite investigation    The Arkansas Experiment Station has used this tree
f>aint for three years.   November, 1907, they purchased 50 gallons for free distribution among
eading orchards.   Send for 16-page free booklet to
Agent
MR. C. H. CORDY,
SUMMERLAND, B.C.
G. R. LAWES, Enderby, B.C.
Sole Manufacturer for B' C.
The Kelowna. MaHiifactiiring Co.
Funeral Directors. *
Windoto Sashes'-' 0.ftce and Store Fitting's
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SIGNWRITING AND LETTERING of all descriptions.
Windoto Frosting, etc.
Have you seen our .new California Fruit Ladders ?   They
'  just what you \t/ant.     Come, and see samples:  7n
Our machine plant is ih better shape than ever, and we
wanting your orders for all kinds of Cabinet work,~etc.
Estimates given* on Cottages; Bungalows, etc. -.
Screen Doors and Windows a specialty.
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Shirt Novdities      ,
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New -Fall and Winter Underwear
All weights and only the best makes you will find here.     Fleece Lined, Flexo-knit, Turnbull's Celebrated
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Provincial and General News
No Fear of .Collision With Comet.
\ The remarks of Frank Seagrave, which
have paused so 'much comment, and
such widespread attention, have, to, a
certain extent, baen mis-interpreted. At a
meeting held after the report was circulated that there was danger of a collision, Mr.
Seagrave stated that at no time would the
comet come nearer the earth than it will
this year, the estimated distance being
over six million miles away. The earth,
however, will be caught by the fan of the
comet, and will find itself swept with
"star-dust." The spectacle will' be
merely a repetition of the time the Comet
Pan, passed over in 1861. -'  -
•Supplies what is needed
to restore the. organs to
proper working condition.
If taken as a hot tonic it
will greatly benefit the
most obstinate case.
Price, $ 1 per bottle.
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Kelowna.
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Large Theatre For Regina.
, A site "ias been purchased on*'Twelfth
Avenue, by Whitmore Bros., of Regina, to
build a new play house, with a seating
capacity of one thousand 'people; An
agreement1 is also signed whereby two
prominent persons in Regina will be the
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Canadian Artillery For England.
According to' the statements made by
Lieutenant Colonel Richard Costigan, it is
decided that next summer, a team com-
posed \of the Canadian Artillery, will
journey .to England to compete against a
representative team, consisting of the
members of the National Artillery Association. This association has sent an
invitation, and the'question only awaits the
government's'' sanction,
Rain, General Throughout Canada.
During the past few weeks, rain has been
general in Kelowna and the rest of the
Dominion, but Kelowna has had only a
very.,small portion of its share. The
Kootenay district has been covered with a
black sky for the last - two .weeks, while
Revelstoke has received perhaps more than
her'ahare of'the bad weather. The same
conditions have prevailed in the Northwest and prairie towns, including Winnipeg 	
and Toronto.   Bad weather has also bee_4Company have ^n notice that they w;n
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in the southern countries, down as far as
Southern Mexico, from where it is reported
as being two degrees below 'freezing, and
so the Okanagan is riot so badly off fifter
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Statue in Honour of Founder.
An , offer of $1,000 has been made
towards a fund to provide for a statue of
John Gait, the founder of Guelph, Ontario,
and another $1,000 to provide a drinking
fountain to comemmorate^ the opening of
the new, water works system. The^doner
stipulates that $10,000 must be raised by
at least half by public subscription.
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Fi8h Trap Thieoes.
Several cases, of theft from fish traps
have been tried before the magistrates at
Bellingham, and it has been deemed
necessary to hancl the cases over to a
higher court. Several cases have been
held recently, each to appear at a higher
court at a given date, and a surety of
$1,000 has been required in each case..
High Prices Rule in Lumber. ■>
' Owing to the heavy output, the prices of
lumber have * increased ,in the. prairie
provinces, and in the Kootenays prices are
ruling the highest they have been for many
years. A large quantity of lumber 'is required in order to supply the needs of the
great number of settlers in the North-west,
and the advance in price is not considered
at all satisfactory to them,
' Lord Northcli.fe Will Form
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Lord Northcliffe has just left'Montreal to
open his paper mill,' which he has started
in Newfoundland, at a cost of seven and a
half million-dollars. ■ The mill will employ
about 1,500 people,, and the news of the
opening has carried many north to be
ready at the opening. Lord Northcliffe has
signified his intention of starting a steamship line between Newfoundland and
England. The line will carry both passengers and freight, .
.Sc'arcetu of Water in North-icest.
J. Bruce Walker, Superintendent of the
emigration department, has issued a statement showing the, increase of American
Emigrants into the North-west during the
past year. He states that no less than
75,000 families have entered Canada from
the States, the average capital of
family amounting to $1,000. They
nearly all taken up homesteads.
each
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Owing to the ' dry, season, the sloughs
and wells in the North-west have been
drying up in many 'places, and water is
almost at a premium. , The threshermen
have been badly handicapped, in some
cases having to draw their, water eight or
ten miles. The fine weather shows no
sign of breaking up, and flowers are now
looking at their best, only such delicate
stuff'as cucumbers and marrows being
affected by the frosts of last week,. Rain
has fallen in torrent* further south, but
north of Winnipeg the dry state of the land
and the scarcely of water is causing no
little concern.
Fodder Plants for B. C.
Canadian Trade Commissioner, Ross, of
Melbourne, has reported a proposal to send
Australian Fodder plants to B. C where
the climate and toil are considered to be
favourable tor their cultivation. It is possible
that next spring experiments will be made
to test the growing capabilities of indigenous Australian plants in Canadian soil.
C. P. R. Extends Winter Seroice.
The headii of the operating department
of the Canadian Pacific Railway are conferring together with the idea of extending
the winter service in the Kootenays, and
also to run a double service on the main
line between Vancouver and Calgary.
This will possibly mean that the double
daily passenger service from Montreal will
go through to the Coast as, usual, instead
of only being carried to daigary, as in past
years. The reason tor the continuing of
the double service is the increase' in -the
passenger service from Calgary, west.      <>
cut off the supply to the city arc lights, unless their accoant is paid by the end of the
year. It appears that the charge of $90 an
arc light per annum is considered to be too
much by "the council, and the finance
committee will not agree to paying the bill
if more than $60 a light is charged. ;
No Bath Dioorce Case.
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An amusing divorce case was heard in
Seattle recently, when the plaintiff, while
giving her reasons for a divorce, complained that her husband 'had not had a • bath
since, Xmas, and was never clean or tidy
in his habits. The court ruled that such' a
condition    was  almost   unbearable,    and
granted a divorce.
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Rumor of Big Steamship Deal.
, It has been rumored in Montreal that
the C. P. R. have bought the Allan Line
Fleet and Atlantic Steamers. Repeated
efforts have been made to get the officials
of the line to make a statement on the
matter, but no reply has been received
either one way or the other. In the
absence of Sir Thomas   Shaughnessy,'  no
statement is forthcoming from,the C. P. R.
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Among financial men on the .street) however, the deal is the subject of much
ernest conversation, and many state that
the deal was completed last Thursday.
Great Pillmaher's Tour.
Joseph Beecham of St. Helens Lancashire
the world .renowned pill maker will be in
Vancouver in a few days. He , has been
making a tour through Canada stopping
off at Field and Banff, and after a visit to
to the coast he will return east via San
Francisco: He lias had to curtail his trip
owing to the fact that he has been nominated Mayor of St. Helens for. the
ensuing year, and has to return Joy - the
first week in November to take up his
mayorial duties.
Lumber Yards Burned Out. -
The lumber yards belonging to Manley
Chew M. P. were totally destroyed by fiie
last FruTay. The origin of the fire is
unknown.but it is supposed to have been
caused by sparks from a chimney near by.
The loss is between three anc] four thous
and dollars and the insurance  is   not  yet
known. .   ,
Railway Legislation at Ottawa.
Railway legislature is piling up for the
approaching session of parliament. Nine
companies having charters for railways in
Manitoba and the North ' West will seek
amendments for extension of time for
completion of their projected Jines. The
Pine Pass Railway company will ask for a
charter to build a line from Edmonton to
Fort George B. C. through the Pine River
Pass. Fort George is situated on the
Fraser River and is a large prospective
shipping place.
PhyBieian Stricken With.'Paralysis.
While driving to his farm at Waterdown
near Hamilton Ontario, Dr. G.H. Hubbard
was stricken with paralysis, and fell out of
his rig severely cutting and bruising himself. He was one of the oldest and best
best known physicians in Hamilton, and
it is considered the stroke will seriously
impair his profession.
Canadian Volcano in Eruption.
Four citizens of Mission Junction which
lies directly north of Mount Baker have
announced that on Tuesday last they
plainly saw Mount Baker in eruption. A
column of smoke was noticed on Sunday
afternoon, and on Tuesday powerful
field glasses were obtained. A huge and
•teady mass of smoke and vapor could be
teen coming from the eastern peak followed shortly by a great outpour throdgh the
main top. Yhis continued until nightfall
when a general flame could be discerned.
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Plans and Specifications Prepared
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MUSIC
Mrs. Hislop, Teacher of the Piano
has had  a  number   of  years experience
in teaching pupils in all grades. _ Especial
attention to touch and technique.
Beginners for the first six months taken at
a reduction.
For  particulars,  apply   residence,  corner
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Teacher of Piano, Organ,
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Social and Personal
Born—to the wife of Bert Mc
Clure, on Tuesday, September 30th,
a son.
R. B. Kerr returned from an extended visit to the coast last Thursday.
F*rice Ellison, M.P.P., wa9 a visitor in town last week, being present
at the laying of the corner stone of
the new Presbyterian Church.
T. Luckett returned last Thursday after a few months visit to
Revelstoke. He came back to get
out of the rain.
J. N. Cameron left on Monday
for the coast, where he will spend
a few weeks holiday.
Mr. Burrows, of Vancouver, arrived here last week with the idea
of locating. He expresses himself
very well pleased with the climate
and conditions of the district.
Major Bennett paid a visit of inspection to the local Rifle Association here last Thursday. He
found everything satisfactory.
Rev. R. Lang, of Okanagan Falls
is visiting friends in town this week.
Mr. Lang has been associated with
this district for many years, and
even though close upon 80 years
of age, he still enjoys good health.
He preached in the Bethel Church,
Benvoulin, last Sunday afternoon.
Mr. Collins preached in the
Methodist Church last Sunday, in
the place of Rev. S. J. Thompson,
who was away at Enderby.
Mrs. Logan arrived last week,
and is visiting friends in the
district.
Price Ellison, M. P.P., left on
Friday for Victoria.
Mrs. J. S. Reekie, of Vancouver,
who was an old timer in this district, is visiting her friends in town,
and is staying with Mr. and Mrs.
D. D. Campbell.
Dr. McKecknie is scheduled to
arrive here to-morrow, and will
conduct one or two operations here
before his return to the Coast.
Mr. and Mrs. P. B. Willits and
Mrs. Bailey returned from a visit
to eastern points last Monday.
Mr. Stevenson, of the American
Type Founders Co., was a visitor
in town this week.
Mr. Stark, representing the
Dominion Securities Corporation,
paid the town a visit last Monday.
He was very impressed with the
permanent improvements that have
been made during the past year.
Alphonse Derrochers, who has
been associated with Blackwood's
livery barn for the past few months
left last Tuesday for Fernie, where
he has accepted a position.
W. L. Williams, of Peachland,
was a visitor in town last Saturday.
Norman A. Pope, of Peachland,
was here on business last week.
R. Layritz, of the Layritz Nursery
was an arrival here last Monday
from Victoria, in the interests of his
business.
Harry Bower, late part owner of
the pool room left on Tuesday for
Vancouver, where he will make
hisfuture'home: *~
A. Matheson, of Hedley was a
visitor in town last Monday.
H. M. H. Leir and H. G. M.
Wilson, of Penticton were business
visitors in town this week, arriving
on Tuesday last.
Dr. Mathieson, dentist, Rowcliffe
Block, Kelowna.    Phone 89.
Robert McKay has been appointed special night constable.
The thieving of oats and other
miscellaneous articles that are not
usually locked up has been a general thing of late, and in the majority of cases the thefts have been
committed at night. Now that a
night constable has been engaged
the trouble may be stopped to a
certain extent. Should anyone be,
suspected of loitering with intent
to damage or steal property, a
message should be sent to the
chief of police at once. Chief
Hidson will make a point of bringing these petty pilfererers to justice.
A birthday tea is to be given by
Mrs. S. Sproule at her home at
Rutland, on Wednesday, October
13th, ftorn 3 to 5 o'clock in the
afternoon. The party will be held
in connection with the Ladies'. Aid
Society of the Benvoulin, Presbyterian Church, and all who can,
are invited to be present.
Mr. Erskin has bought the property in Park Avenue,- until lately
owned by - Mr. Sproule Sr., who
with his wife is visiting their son's
ranch at Rutland.
Mrs. and Miss Shayler had an
involuntary bath last Sunday! when
visiting Bear Creek. They had .left
the "Clovelly," in a small boat,
when Mrs. Shayler expressed a
desire to return. Hei wish was
conceded to, and upon arrival back
to the " Clovelly," both of them
caught hold of the side of the
larger boat, but managed to push
the small boat away from under
their feet when trying to scramble
on board the other boat. Consequently a successful plunge was
made by both of them, into the
deep water, but willing hands came
to the rescue, and pulled them on
board. Both were about the
following morning, none the worse
for their experience. ■
Another accident occurred to
two girls belonging to the 'Frisco
Opera Co., as they were out boating.
The frail craft overturned close in
shore, and had it not been for the
prompt assistance given them- by
Mr. Dale, another member of-the
company, a more serious result
than a good wetting might have
resulted.
The Kelowna Reading Room
has been temporarily closed for
repairs. '
Next Tuesday, Professor J.
Shepherd will give an address in
the Opera House on Road making
and it is to be hoped a good
attendance will be present, at this
important lecture. It is scheduled
to start at 8 o'clo'ck.
Huntsman Currie left last Friday
together with a few others for a
hunting trip in the mountains,' and
will leave the lake shore for a
distance of about 30 miles inland.
Mr. Sullivan is acting as guide, and
will take them as far as * a camp
which he put up last year, and
where some very fine sport has
been found. -
The rains of the past week have
done_quite_a_little_-damage_to_the
second crop hay, and much was
already cut when the rainy season
started. The brilliant sun of the
past few days, however, has allowed the hay to dry and be taken
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give the $150 you save to the
Hospital,—Kelowna Furniture Co.
We have been asked' to point \
out that the law with reference to
property found by anyone, enacts '
that all articles should be brought
to the police-station, withbut delay^
If after a period of three months,
the owner of the property is not
found, the finder is allowed, to keep-
it. ' Several things have been stolen
and dropped in the street by the
thief, when pursued, to be picked
up by someone. Tf this'•'property
was found in their possession, they
are liable to undergo the same
punishment as the actual thief.
Rev. D. J. Welsh, B. A., B. Th.,
B. D., arrived here last Thursday to
take up his position  as  pastor  of
the Baptist Church  at this. point,
accompanied by Mrs. Welsh.   Mr.
Welsh has just completed a post-,,
graduate  course  in.   the,   Chicago",
University,  and   made f>his *>initial'-
bow to the people of Kelowna on
the occasion of the   laying  of  the-
foundation stone of the Presbyterian'^
Church, when'he, delivered W»very'-
eloquent speech.   He is son of Mr.
and?Mrs. Tom Welsh, of Summer-
land.      , ,    ,
To-day and Saturday-will "mark
the two last shoots for the
Dominion Salver. Inspector Bennet
has stipulated that sixteen members
of the Rifle Association'must shoot
to constitute a match, and has left
instructions that the last match,
which was so poorly. attended
owing to the inclement weather
shall not be included in the
schedule. i
Next Friday, a social will be held
in the Baptist Church in order to"
welcome the new   pastor/    The
proceedings will start at 8 o'clock,
and everyone is" welcome.
Miss Nora Conlam and Miss
Martha Gorman, who have been
associated with the* Royal Hotel for
the past six months, left on Tues? -
day for the Coast, wheretheyhave
accepted positions.* - A    r.
Robert Carly, of Nelson, B. C,
was a visitor in town . this week,
staying at the Lake View Hotel.
■ J. E. Hooper, representing the   '
firm of W. W. Dresser & Co.,  has v
been making a tour of this district, '
looking at land in the interests of
his firm.
•■The Belgian Syndicate'are calling
for tenders for 200,000 feet of lum- ■
ber for fluming purposes, to vJb'e '
taken  out in wood, logging, and ;
cuttings. j
J. A. Biggar is building a' large
house for N: 7 hacker on the'bench. *
Arthur  Raymer   is. building   a
small cottage on Manhattan'.Beach ",
to replace the one he lost in the
fire when Raymer's Old Hall was
burnt down.
Mr, H. W. Raymer, took, up the .
work again on the new school last.
Tuesday.
.J. Clark is building a house on-
Park Avenue.
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begs to acknowledge with thanks
the sum of $100 from, the Ladies ,
of the Hospital Aid"Society.
A movement'is on foot -to" again j
ceieBrate^St Andrews Day, by
giving a Scotch:concert;' Several;
Scotsmen are putting their heads * <
together with reference to selecting :
a committee to make the necessary '
arrangements. .   ,:s    .
During the past week the.fire
hall has been painted and kalso-
mined inside and  generally well.
cleaned,up.'
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HoIy^Comroun'.n, first and third Sundays
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Morninp Prayer at II o'clock j  Evening Prayer at
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REV. THOS. GREENE. B. A., Rector.
PRESBYTERIAN
Knox Presbyterian Church, Kelowna.'
Morning Services at 11 a m., evening services at 7 30"
...    _i   j"?•m-   ??n<JW School at 2:30 p.m
Weekly Prayer Meeting on Wednesdays at 8 p.m
Benvoulin Presbyterian' Church.
Aftefcoon service at 3 p.m. Sunday Schoolat2p'.m.
"" REV. A. W. K. HERDMAN, Pastor.'
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Kelowna Methodist Church.   '
' Sabbath Service at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p m.
• Sunday School at 2-30 p.m. **,
Midweek service Wednesday at 8 p.m
REV. S. I. THOMPSON. Pastor.
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Kelowna Baptist Church, Ellice St. '
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Canada Now Has Quite Respectable
List of Forgotten Bards.
Ontil quite'jeceiitlj, it used to be a
rjoke among^editort that one in every
ten of the pupils turned, ofit of the
nigh school in the average, Canadian
townr was a poet " I'n very truth the
spread of eduction, has produced
verse-writers -innurnw..'_le, most' of
whom, howevci, ^iireunity early to the
inevitable and accept 'more.hdmdrum
pursuits But it cannot belaid that
the number*; of. Canauiair'pbetr, has
increased in ratio to" the population."
Rather is the reverse true.'"       */
Comparatively few readers of the
present generation are aware that the
late Rev. Dr Dew art, who passed
away but two or thiee years ago, as
long ago as 1864 published an anthology entitled' "Selections. from' Canadian Poets, with Occasional Critical
and Biographical Notes, 'an Introductory Essay on Canadian Poetry.* By
'Edward Haitley Dewurt." This volume was published by John (Lovell,
81 Nicholas* street, MontieaL'.qnd is
now rather scarce, although its ^circulation was considerable.*'     "A J,
Now, in 1864 the population of Canada was much less than it is/tq-day,
yet the volume covers1 305 pages, ,apd*
,one counts* over' cightj contributors:
Moreover, in making his selections,
the young Mr. Dewurt of' that' day
was ^careful to choose the "work of
.yerse-wnters who paid heed>^to ^the
jaws of rhyme and metre.       \ •/"
These verses are not of the type'that
appeared in the poet's corner of the
old-fashioned country weekly1 by, any
means.. Some of the names' that-rfig-
ure m the anthology are still familiar,
even to the young' Canadian oj. the
twentieth century — those of D'Arcy
Magee, Wm. McLachlan, John Eeade,
Charles Sangster, and Charles I^eavy
Sage, to cite a few instances.     -*
Of i the many j oung ladies whose
names figure in Hie list, one -cannot
help "wondering what became of them
—whether they continued to (write
poetry after they got married. J'No
doubt in many a Canadian household
,of to-day thprq is a cherished copy
-of this old volume, precious''because
it contains'in clear print ?verses/'t"hat
grandma wrote when she" was£afyoung
girl."        .       „ . ..ff-riy- •-'-
-. It "will, be seen, also, that'the-poets
of half a century ago *we_e7by no
means "backward in seeking the fame
that book-covers are supposed t6^ bestow, for in many cases the selection
presented is credited to.some, already
published volume of the poet's _Qom-
,plete works. In fact, it isfjibv-ous
that in'that day," when literature,, in
the United States was, practically con^
fined to what i« known ag1 "the- New
England school," there was'a, local
impulse toward verse-writing and a
local market for its output. ,    ' ^
W.C. T.U.Notes.
Conducted by the Ladies of the Kelcwna branch
of the W.C. T.U. •
Ooer-Indulgence Brings Death.
In the inquest on the death of Alexander
Waugh, held at Gait lately, 'the jury
returned a verdict placing the blame for
death on self-indulgence, an overdose of
patent medicine,. , f "
The evidence submitted went to 'prove
that deceased was a habitual drinker, and
had been drinking just previously to his
death. The post-mortem showed no signs
of poison, but a bottle of a certain patent
medicine was exhibited, and1 it was affirmed that deceased had . taken the balance
after looking for a bottle of. liquor.
Under the Influence.
''The death of Wm. Hendrie, an ex-hotel-
keeper under rather peculiar circumstances
at'-Wee's Beach Hotel, near Sarnie, on
August 30th, aroused considerable interest
in that locality/ According to the verdict
of the jury which sat on the case this seems
to be another result of whiskey's influence.
The verdict was-as follows: "We. the
jury - empannelled to inquire into the
cause of the death of the late W. Hendrie
believe that the said W. Hendrie came to
his dead, as the result of falling on a
bedpost in his room in the' Wee's Beech
Hotel, on August 30th, which injury** in
our opinion, was caused by an accident
while said Hendrie waa under the influence
of liquor'."
A Fatal Spree.
George Hubbard, a young man of about
35 years of age, was found lying in a yard
near Streetsville 'early ^Sunday, morning,
dead, with aihalf finishe'd bottle of whiskey
in his pocket.' The man hed been' working for some y£mt / for Mr^\£leephki, a
gentleman residing near/Streetsville, but
was discharged-for drinking." He went'on*'
a spree and,ended up last Saturday .night
almost dead>'drunk in.; a yard near the
town. 'He was J Asunder a tree" by a
passerby, and ^ent' to .sleep apparently
quite happy." taffy Sunday, morning Mr.
Falconer, owner of ^the place,''discovered
him.Tpujje dead/ His face was black, and
there was blood around his mouth as if
the blood had rushed/to^his liiead' and
suffocated him.    '
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reliable lines of Clothing made in Canada.
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"promise to pay" back
the money if satisfac- -
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Reform suit.
In the last Parliament there 'were
200 native-born Canadians;'.in. the
new. .House the > native-born", "number
204.'" ^ ''.     ', '-,       '
There are six *English-borh,-as compared with four in the last House
Ireland sent four sons to the'old
^House, but there are only, two' members who were born ,in Ireland in .the
new House      y- 1' A \
• In each House'the membership included tliree men who were born in
the* United States. -
' Scotlahd rhad three lepre.entatives
in th^ last House;""now it has onlv
two. ^ ,s'}        '    ' .
The1 new' House  also includes one
member   who   was   born Jn   8oiith
^America. - -■
, ^By, religion the figures are equally
interesting. ^
The> Roman CntlioUcs' are of exact
the" same force aaun. the old House,-
the 'figure in each" case "being 70.   -.-
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new House; last\vear','they had'47.
The Methodist Clvich is represented by 50 in the new Honse, as against
40 in. the last Parliament
The Church of England has 41,
against 42 last time.
"The Baptists numbered eight in the
former House; in this'they are six.
' An addition to . th*> 7rolipjons is a
tJniversaliit. The ^Congregationalists
are two, the same as' last year. And
there ,is one Lutheian and, one Far-
ringdon Independent, just^as" there
were in the last Houge.
Reckless Drioing While Drunk.
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furiously, ^ Charles, Reckard     a    Dutch
waiter,'was saved fropi 'death   |jy   being
dashec} over the Niagara bank laaV Thursday. < Reckard said   he »had   secured- a
position as head waiter at a Buffalo  hotel.
He was to'', commence  -work,  on   Friday
morning   and   spent., the     day   viewing
Niagara Falls, j He realized^ that he   must
get to Buffalo, and   engaged   a  hack   to
drive him to-the   station   and   gave "the
driver "hurry" orders, showing a big roll
of bills.   The driver realizing   the   man's
condition and noting the large amount   of
money in his possession; left the  hack 'to
advise the police.' Becoming impatient at
the delay, Reckard whipped up the horse
and Arove'down the hill which   leads   to*"
the bank at speed.   The    horse   .dashed
towards'the precipice, with speecl increasing every minute,1 Chief    Kimmins   was
walking up Park Street and with   commendable   promptitude,   dashed   after  the
runaway, climbed into the rig, and checked
the horse just as it was about to leap over
the precipice.   Reckard was locked up.
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Sixty Years In Civil Service.
A. G. D Taylor,, clerk of the English journals House of Commons staff,
the oldest1 servant of the crown in tho
capital, wa8 honored recently by being sent .for by His "Excellency'Earl
Grey,* who congratulated him on the
completion of sixtv years in the public service, h6 having joined the ser:
vice'on Jan. 18, 1849.
Students of history willr recall this
as tho year the Parliament Buildings
were burnod dowp by nn ant-iy MontJ
real mob, who pelted Lord Elgin, then
Governor-General,-with stones. Taylor
was an eyo-witnespes of these nnd other, stirrnng events which marked the
introduction of constitutional government in Canada. i
In June last Mr Taylor received the
Imperial Service Order decoration, in
recognition of his long service to the
country.
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>   A  Klondike  Pioneer.
Alexander  McDonald, i once one of
the richest.men in the Klondike, drop,
pod^dead'ificently   at ( Dawson.    He
was "dredging    property^ pear Clear
Creek m tho Stownrt rivnr, country.'
»   The temperatjire wj»s 60 degrees be-
10w zero when  lip went out t(.  split
wood for his cabin  fire.   While getting the wood he tlted of heart failure.
McDonald went to" the Klondike during the first rush.   He q.iickly acquired many claims, securing several of
the best groups in the camp.   A London syndicate offered $11,000,000 but
MoDonald held' hia, claims at $30,000,"
000.   After encountering many mining'
reverses he lost most of his property.
His latest venture in dredging property in the Stewart district has not
as yet amounted to much.   He hoped
to realize good returns.
An exchange puts it this way : The tele
phone girl sits still iniier chair and listens
to voices from'everywhere L_SheJksars a!!
the gossip from everywhere, she hears all
news : sh^ knows who is happy, and who
is drinking booze.   She knows of our troubles, she knows of our strife,  she knows
every man who is mean to his wife-   She
knows  every time we are  out  with  the
boys, she -hears the excuse  every fellow
employs.   She knows every woman who
has a dark past; She knows every  man
who is inclined to be "fast." In fact there's
a   secret   'neath 'every eaUcy    curl   of
of that demure telephone girl.   If the telephone girl would  tell all she  knows it
would turn all her friends into her bitterest
foes.    Shejvould sow a small wind that |
would soon grow into a gale, engulf us in
trouble, land us in jail; she-could let go a
?°i1_t_ ^ 8ainintfin fofce ) that would cause
halFour wives Jo sue for divorce.'  She
could mix all the church people up, in a
fight, and|turn. all our days into sorro wing
nighti" In fact she could keep everything
in a stew if she'd tell a tenth ofthe things
she, knew,  now don't it make youre head
>n a "whirl, when you think what you owe
to the telephone girl.    -
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Arprospefous farmer sent his son to
Nejv .York to begin life as a clerk. After
he" had been imthe ' metropolis for six
months the farmer wrote the merchant to
ascertain how his son ' was getting along
and where he spent his ' nights. In due
time the merchant sent a reply to the
farmer which read: r -
"Your son sleeps in th. store in the
day time, I don't know where he - spends
his nifctits."
Mignonette is very much disliked Ety
flies; and in.a room where pots of this
flower1, are set no fly" will linger.
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.We purchase them direct from the factory and. can
save you $/50.    $/50 should be as good to you as
<. to a travelling agent.
.    Get our prices on these instruments.
* ' - We''handle other makes and can give you a full
size Piano, 1\ octaves, in Mahogany or real Walnut,
guaranteed for ten years, for $275.
Kelowna Furniture Co.
Local Briefs        CITY c0UNC!L MEETING
A parlor meeting of   the   l&dies
Contmurd from page I
The   city  clerk  said  that   Hidaon   had
of the W. CT.U will be held   at, 8ed t'0 look after both that and the
the home   of   Mrs. Allan Wilson,
. THE FONTHILL NURSERIES, TORONTO.
..       (Licensed by B C   Government)
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A first-class collection of Fruit Trees, Bulbs, Shrubs, etc.
,.-    ?      correctly named and scientifically grown.
•^Our trees are grown pn' limestone soil, and are acknowledged
1'A   ' by fruit'growers'to bebetter than coast grown stock.
' Before you buy other stock see   y
A. R. MUIRHEAD, Agent'for Kelowna.
He will explain. Box 353,
Richter Street, on 1 uesday after
noon at three oclock: subject for
discussion being equal, suffrage
The meeting will be in charge of
Mrs. S. J. Thompson, and a cordial
invitation is extended to all-" ladies
of the town whether members of
the W. C T. U. or not.
S. Norton Tayler of Gleichen is
visiting Bert Lambly at South
Okanagan. ,
J. W. Bowman of Iowa U. S. A.
has been driving around with Mi.
A. R. Muirhead looking over
property in this locality. He -was
so taken with the climate and conditions that he has decided to return
in the spring bringing his wife and
family with him. The lantl deal
is expected to go through in the
next few weeks. * *'     >
C.S. Gardiner left on Wednesday
for a few weeks visit to the. kcoast.
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y-'t>"' Windoto Sashes   Office and Store Fittings
SIGflUfVRITING AND LETTERING of all descriptions.
'   * Window Frosting, etc.
oad tax, as soon as he, obtained' a night
constablf s   ,
The following accounts wens referred to
the finance committee, to be paid if found
correct      ^ . * ~. __
Sin    Kee,   .Washing  Fire    Hall
Blankets'     ' $        I  50
H    H.   Milhe,   Telephone    and
Telegraph1  " 19 10
J Chaplin, Work on S icets. 2 00
A  Dalgleish,   Fence  Posts .        84 <60
Mrs Hidson, Meals to Prisoners 5 75
Van. Daily Province, adv't. act. '80
Special Constables .       30 00
H Tupper, Work , '      2 50
Salaries, Municipal Servant 258 £0
D. Mills, Scavenger Account , 125'00
Salaries, Municipal Servants 305 00
Dr .Cellar, Rent "      "     .     ' 25 00
J. A. Biggar, Work on  A.  & E.
Park .  __ 227 50
C. G   Clement,   Pendon   Street
Sidewalk •    1.754 84
Mr Mllie attended and asked for some
provision to be made to stop prisoners
looking out of the gaol windows and
shouting to passers by.   At nights, too, he
the   Opera     House   last    Tuesday complained of the noise, and of the obscene
when   Wilfrid L.   Small    the    boy language being used by the prisoners.    It
violinist gave a violin recital   to   a was   a   regular    public   nuisance.    He
small    audience. - He .     was    ably suggested that sides should be put on-the
accompanied through his evenings windows to prevent the prisoners  looking
work   by   Mn    Percy S. Hook   of out    He  also  thought   that  some  steps
Summerland, and showed   that he shouid be taken by the  City Council to
was   a    thorough    mas'ter    of    the have the prison building taken outside the
violin.    Several      encores       were city limits as  the , adjacent  property  was
given during the evening th
whole of the programme being o
a difficult nature and well rendered
e   being damaged   by   the   presence of  the
r   gaol Efnd Court house.
Chief Hidson also   attended   and   asked
Have you seen., our new- California Fruit Ladders ?    They are
just what you want.      Come and see samples.
Our machine plant is in" better shape than ever, and we are
wanting your orders for all kinds of Cabinet-work, etc.
Estimates given on Cottages, Bungalows, etc.
Screen Doors and Windows a specialty.   ■_,<
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Corner of Lawrence and, Pendozr Streets."
CALL AND SEE-US.
,been received'towards   the   Hank   'AH. Rowcliffe considered the cost of
"   " " '   . lighting should be shared with the Provin-
$'   .1.00   cia! Government,' but tlie city clerk pointed
.' 2.50   out that the council had agreed  to  supply
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by the   responsible    artistes.     The that the gaol and Court house- should   be
show certainly warranted a  better fitted with electric light..   He said that i.
attendance than was   present   that was difficult to have.to light matches and
night."--'1.       '    ^ V
. The cannery is turning   out   an ■ A_ present> an ^ ,amp had to be taken
average of 6.000 cans of. tomatoes ?n to* 8eart.h prisoner8i ancJ they had fre-
a day. K       ,    *•■' " '	
The  follo^wmg,  amounts
quenth/'broken the lamrS and  tned to set
have   fire to themselves,
Munroe Fund this week
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108.10
Total     114.60
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have decided to display the bulk of our new
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Goods for Fall just to hand.
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GENTS.
Come in and see our. samples, and order
your new Fall Suit.   'We certainly/ can
SUIT YOU.    ,^ ,        '
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price's .until we move, to our new quarters.   ,x
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1 Cent per word each subsequent
insertion, minimum 25 Cents.
FOR SALE—House and lot -Apply J. A
Morrison, Box 104, Kelowna, B.C
LOST—Bay, horse, branded on > shoulder
and stifle, n resembling a wine glass,
docked main, strap with .cowbell _ $10
reward upon return to Captain Ridley,
Kelowna, B C Anyone retaining same
after this notice will be proceeded
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FOR SALE—Canaries, pure Yorkshire,
aviary bred, $3 and „$5 each. Box ^4,
Orchard City Record.   "' . .    tf
AN EXCEPTIONAL BARGAIN
FOR SALE. Eight roomed house with
bathroom and pantry, 110 foot frontage on
Bernard Avenue.   Price $3,000. '( '""
Apply Box 293;l
44tf y A. Townsend.
Wanted * Improvers and Apprentices for
Dress Making Dtfpt. Apply 'Kelowna
Outfitting Store, W. B. M. Calder   Prop.
For Sale   Ladies Side Saddle.-   "Apply P.O.
Box 236.   ,    J   - . 45-7
For'Sale   Bulbs for fall planting and home
culture.   ApplyC.C. Josselyn. - " "45-6
two teams of   general
well   broken.    Apply
S.T. Elliott Kelowna. '   45-48
For Sale   Cheap,
purpose   horses,
light and fuel in return for the use of the
gaol. j      J ~'   '
Aid. Cox copsidered the matter should
be taken from the "point of view as being
dangerous, and that electric light should
be provided.  ' .
It was agreed to leave the matter in the
hands of tbe Chief of the Police to see
the,electricians"in town qs to^the cost- of
the installation and.wiring,.also'that that
he should get a quotation for putting up
a high board fence to prevent prisoners
seeing out into the street.
Mr. Stark," of the Dominion Securities
Corporation was present arid congratulated
the council upon^the1 business-like way_ in
which' they conducted the'troubles of the
town. ' He waTpleased to rneet the'council,
and's would 'be ' able ,to_take#back a ve\y
favqrable report to the head office. The
company had never received papers' in
better.shape than they were received from
the Kelowna City Council. The business
like way the evening's proceedings had
been dealt "\vith had added a feeling of
security, in dealing with the city's deben
hires.' iHe however warned the city to go
slow, .and to. obligate themselves .with
indebtedness very carefully. He was verv
much' encouraged with what he had seen
ih Kelowna and the permanent improve
ments made, but when stating that the
Corporation,-he represented would be
pleased to adyiseon any further business,
he did not invite indiscriminate borrowing
of money.
*» The mayor, in thanking Mr. Stark'for
hia',|remarks, stated' that'the city would
possibly require to borrow about $3,000 in
Gnnnee!ion_wi_h_the_finaI_paVrnent_onJ_e
power house, and asked what the present
terms would b*e.
' Mr. Stark advised a straight term bond
with,interest at five per cent., as the council should be able to look after a sinking
fund. y
' The city, clerk asked for permi»«ion to
place advertisements in the local papers,
and also to have' bills printed to inform
people that the last day they could get
their names on the voters' list was the end
ofthe present month. Some dissatisfaction
was felt that little publicity was.given to
the fact last yealr, and many were disop-
pointed at not having their names put on
the list. The city clerk was given per-
'mission to provide'for the necssary publicity of the matter.
He''also stated that several persons were
in arrears with their light accounts; and
asked what steps he should take to collect
same.. ' ,-» '   -
Upon motion of Aid. Elliott, seconded by
Ald/.Rpwchffe, it was agreed* that the
'delinquent should be given 10 days in
winch |d pay pp, anjj if the accounts \frere
not paid by that time the light would be
cut off and steps taken to enforce collection
of all back duetr,v *>
Two tenders for sidewalks to be erected
on Abbott Street, Beach and Park Avenues
were, read and ireferred to the chairman of
the Board of Works with power to act.
. The council "thin adjourned to meet
again on Monday October 11 thai 8 p.m.
I   A   WANT  AD.  in the
,   Record will bring speedy
0l *     -   I    ♦        .■_   *_ *>
LAND NOTICE
Similkameen District   ,',-.'
      ' i<
1, John Carsorso, Kelowna, B.C .i intend
to apply for permission to purchase 320
acres of land^-situate in the /vicinity_ of
Kelowna BC, Similkameen division.
From a post planted at, the north-west
corner of the north-east quarter of section
23, township 29, thence south "40 chains,
thence east 80 chains, thence> north' 40
chains, thence west 80 chains, to ''point of
commencement, and containing 320 acres,
more or less. l
JOHN CARSORSO,   \
Aug 4th, 1909 ~ Kelowna, B.C
' Agent, Joseph Carsorso
'.    WATER NOTICE
Notice is hereby, given .that^an' -application will be made under\ Part 'Vi* of the
"Water Act, 1909," to obtain'a ,-liceriqe . in
the Osoyoos Division of Yale District.
(a.) The name, address and( occupation
of   the .applicant.—Louis   Casorso,-. Kql-
(b.) The name of the lake, stream or
source.—A stream rising about SOO^'yards^
north of John Casorso's, south^vest corner
of the north half of section 5; township 26.
(c.) The point of diversion—Ditch
head from point mentioned.       »   *        .. <.
(d.*j The quantity of water applied 'for
—100 inches. -        7'      ."'      '"'*>7    '
(e.) The character of»the proposed
works-?Ditch and Hum. - v  ,
*(f.)   The premises on which  the ."water
is to be used—Louis Casorso.' s*y*
' *(g-)   Thfc purpose' for whicKthV* water
is to be used.—Agriculture.   -* ' ff - ,
(h.)" If fpr irrigation describe the, land
intended .to* be irrigated, giving. ;acre$_fe—'
A six acre lot, in section 6, tovfrishipe .26.
This lot is*- on the suith.east corner of
George FoVtine's land, bounded aa follows,,
thence south three hundred and nineiy^six
feet, thence west. six,~hundred' and'sixty
feet, thence north * three' hunnred ' and
ninety six feet, to the south boundary of
said George Fortine's land.,   .' ( ^
Q.) Area pf Crown land intended^to be
occupied by the proposed," worjes.^rjohn
Casorso. .-    ,   A- > > '
, (k.) This notice was ported pn the 1st
day of October/1909, and application, will
be made to the Commissioner ^on> -the 1st
day of November, 1909. *' A \
LOUIS CASORSO,
\. Kelciwna,.B.C.
WATER NOTICE.
Osoyoos Division Yale^District.
..*'  '_''i   «' -*'
Notice is hereby given that an application
will be made under Part 5 of the Water
Act 1909 to obtain a license in the Osoyoos
Division of Yale District. *"
(I.) Name (and address of applicant.
Michael Hereron, Kelowna, B, C.   _    .*""• -
» /.^ ,\T/.u. t/\^2«_.ia£d fcr-irji^ation slid
domestic purposes, from a spring or springs
rising on T. Bulman'o land on the S". W. corner of sub-division lot 121, 10, Clovereale
division,.by means of a cover ditch across
the Vernon road and corner jof Jot 146,
Cloverdale Division to a part in all 95
acres of lot 122. Land situate'en the west
side of Vernon Road. "v" -   "*
(3.) /The quantity of water applied for,
20 inches more or less.
(4.) The' character of the proposed
works to be a cover ditch/
(5.) Said water, to be used ^ on the
premises belonging to Michael Hereron.
(6.) The area pf Crown land intended
to \e occupied by the proposed works will
be a'direct linefrom'the S/vtf.,. comer of
lot 121 to tbe East^eidc of lot 146', across
the Vernon Road by meano bf a cover
ditch. *  /        ■*, _      ' -'.%*"
(7.) -This notice was posted on tne 31st
day* pf'August11909, and application will
be'madejto the"commissioner on the, 1st
day of October, 1909. ,.■*»•■•
•■ 1 - '-i.;.,>M_CHAELHERERON, ■.
■-»',,,'       ' Kelowna, B. C.,
«^
A**' '-NOTICE'
Notice* is hereby given that thirty days
vfter date/ we, „The*Westbank Trading Co.,
Ltd., of^.Welirtiahk'B.C. intend to "-apply to
the superintendent*of the Provincial Police,
F.S.Mussfcyof Victoria for a license for
the Grand Hotel situated at Westbank B.C,
on the west side' of the Okanagan Lake.
'The"WstbankTradi«gCo. >
October 1st 1909.
NOTICE      " . . ,
Notice is hereby given that thirty /days
after _ date, I,'Gilbert Hassel of South
Okanagan Mission B.C. intend to apply to
the superintendent of the Provincial Police,)
F.S. Hu««ey of Victoria for a" renewal of a
retail liquor licr"^ '- *u- "»-•-— "-'-'
.ocated.at Souti
on the east side.
,f ■;, ' '."Gilbert Hassel .
W    ^'*        K«lovrhaB.C.
October I at 1909.
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'      1
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Agent for vthe
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' Sovereign Fire
Insurance Co. '
of Canada
, , K        r^
and the
Excelcior Life
.',. Insurance Co:
"    of Canada.    ,
I,- /
Book-keeping in all/its
branches
. m
- ts
A large numheKpj "'
Second-hand\A Hides
always on sale.   ,
c 'I
For full particulars apply "* .
J. W. WILKS
Bernard Avenue4 "    %
*">
Half-acre Fruit, Lots
FOR SALE'on GLEN XvENl!lk-    ,
, ^ »- , Just room in front for 0 iuce-,r*"<,J
\   dwelling, the1 remainder of the '■I"" (
tef filled   with   five-year old '»
bearing fruit trees.- \'
"" „   "   For a short ttiriej offer these -i
^  yy beautiful *' lots  for the excepv .'
^ji'- tio'nally low_prict*of.$850 \    '"-  ^\
' s, "Iflyou   can "do better eli
where do so:  if "ndt apply i
" . ' *•     i  ,E: L. CLEMENT
-   i
KelotDiiia
; 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   .,     >   r
Apples, Plums, Pears, Cherries; etc.
We have also now at Kelowna,
" / ,*-.   Ornamentals . '*%#*.
-     _  < '. '       V    <
j. of meiny kinds, Shade Trees;-,
'"^ ' Lilacs, Spiraea, etc. >   ;L
We.would be pleased to hav« you visit
us/and select your'Specimens.  '
,J Catalogue and Price List .Free.
-luxn_nv*_jri_.H    -i '4*'.>"
PHONE
110
\ A
Well Sinking and
,   Ditching ,
'   done by contract
Apply A. GREEN, Box 185
.11
three scpp:
yeArS;'And\ten
t M    1 \ r.    \* J
" Istajoligfllfei'but we spend
y 'between'twenty and thirty yeats
in sleep.1: >'Not-iso ^toith jfour
A watch. ^Itsilife,h a long con-
tinual^round.of work, abuse,
"    and,jars,^andif it stops.\j6u
\     blame -the .watch' or the man
'  rvho s6ld:it: l - V -
, When it does slop, bring it to
me-and I will report 'on it and
if I fix it'will guarantee it to
"* _»eep good time or no charge.'.
A   '   , "v   "    :"*•.•   ' v   ■'■
Jewelery and Watch Repairing ,<
promptly and carefully Hpaifed. \.
WALTER M.PARKER
» WATCHMAKER & |EWE_ER "A
Bernard'Avenue.   ' /[■
"' *      ' AH work'guaranteed. ' ' ,'^t'
ft.' .    *.      / •  i ,
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