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The Orchard City Record May 19, 1910

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Array Job Printing
Special Facilities for
Executing High-
Class HalfrTone and
General Letterpress
Meeting of City Council
A '
By-law .Providing
Passed   -
for Sprinkling  the  Main   Streets   Finally
No Tents to be Erected in City Park.
A short session of the city council was held last Monday morning,
the Mayor, Aid. Leckie, Stirling
and Cox being present.
The minutes of last meeting
having been read and adopted, the
following accounts were referred
tb the finance committee to be
paid if found correct:
O. K. Lumber Co., lumber during
Sept. 1909 ;.... $   4 32
G. Markham, cleaning Fire Hall.     1 50
2 50
3 00
1 00
I 95
9 23
97 19
100 00
3 00
7 5 Off
34 30
30 50
'   R. Golightly, portage, etc.
Miss J. Wilde, typewriting by-laws,
Crawford and Co., files,	
P. B. "Willits, stationery,.	
B. C. Gazette, statutes for 1910     2 50
H. H. Millie, phone and  telegraph
for April account....;     16 35'
Crane Co., steam  siren  for  power
house    62 75
Collets Bros. Grading sidewalks     85 75
. C. C. Josselyn, candles...         50
-A. R. Davy, teaming April....     21 00
Kelowna Carriage Works, repairing
.hose reel.......	
T. Lawson Ltd. supplies for power
house..!... ... 7  .
Morrison  Thompson   Ltd.  April
supplies ..'....y..y.	
Kelowna    Sawmill,   lumber, and
hauling fuel for April.......	
Wm. Haug, cement for power house
A* Q. Brunnette, care of fire engine
Sundries re do..	
Ke}. Ladies Club refund: of overcharge on Dec. light account.....
Orchard City Record April /account
C.P.R., express on casting........:....
■" C.P.R.. freight on,wood pipe';.,.,.,..
C.P.R., freight on siren..............77
Wood, Vallance and Leggat, barrel
black Japan.1.. ......v.......	
Van. Eng. works, pipe bend	
Water works, pay sheet to May 14 313 25
The following motion was prepared by Aid. Stirling, and seconded by Aid. Leckie: "That the
Mayor and Treasurer be authorized to borrow from the Bank of
Montreal the sum of $1000 for
general expenditure, and that this
resolution be substituted for that
passed at the meeting of the .council 'of April 9th.
A letter was read from H. Willis
asking the council to grant him
permission to erect a tent in the
city park/ at the mouth of Mill
Creek. He said he would be willing to comply with any requirements which the council might
mention. Mayor Sutherland, in
commenting on the letter, pointed
out that whatever action the council took, in this instance, would
govern their course in future cases
of the kind.
Aid. Cox said  that similar re
quests had been made of the last
_ council, and_thought—emphatically
that they   should not   allow   the
practice to be started.
Aid. Stirling suggested that the
council might perhaps set apart a
certain part of the park^ for such
a purpose.
Aid. Leckie said that the difficulty would be that the council
would have no control over the
class, of people who might want to
use the park, and the privilege
would be open to much abuse.
After a little discussion, the application was rejected.
A report, submitted by the school
trustees, was referred to the finance
committee for consideration.
On the motion of Aid. Cox and
Leckie.the "sprinkling by-law," No.
73, fpr levying a special rate for
watering the streets in the business
part of the city, was reconsidered
and finally passed.
Mayor Sutherland said that several people had suggested to him
that Friday, the 20th, the day of
the late King's funeral, should be
made a public holiday./ There
was to be a memorial service at
St Michael's church in the afternoon. Moreover most of the towns
in the province were observing the
holiday, and he thought perhaps
it would be aa well if Kelowna
followed suit.
• Accordingly a motion was passed that Friday afternoon be de-
. clared a public holiday, and that
steps be taken to acquaint the people with" the fact.
Mayor Sutherland said it might
be advisable for the council  to
meet next Monday morning, as
there was considerable business on
hand, and considerable data- had
been collected with reference to
the installation of fire alarm boxes,
which could be considered then.
Mr. Elliott attended with reference to the construction of streets
near his subdivision on Pendozi
street, near the creek. In the absence of certain plans, hbwever,
the matter had to be left for" future
. Mr. G. C. Rose, who was present
said that he had with him a rough
draft of the lease of the site of the
Aquatic Association's building.
He found, however, that he could
not present it owing to an accidental omission which he had
discovered. He asked the council if they would discuss the matter
in committee during the week, so
that it would be ready to be dealt
with.at the next meeting.
The council then adjourned to
meet again on Monday next, May
23rd at 10 a.m.
Since the motion proclaiming
Friday afternoon a Jioliday was
passed by the council, a proclamation has been receiyed from the
Governor-General of the province,
directing thatthe whole day "should
be observed. The mayor's proclamation has; therefore .been
tended accordingly^' A/'.
Kelowna Tennis Club
A well attended meeting was
held last Saturday for the purpose
of discussing the formation of a
tennis club for the district. Last
year Dr. Boyce in his enthusiasm
for the game laid out extensive
grounds in Harvey Avenue. These
were carefully leveled and a high
wire nettingferice erected all around
and generally equipped as a first-
class tennis court.
It h_^s been felt for some time
that a club should be formed to
take advantage of the facilities thus
offered, and the proposal has now
begun to take definite shape.
Mr. F. A. Taylor was elected to
preside over, the meeting, Mr. H.
J. Hewetspn acting as secretary pro
tern.      <    .   ■
The first business was the election of officers, Dr. Boyce being
unanimously elected president.
Mr, F. A. Taylor being made -vice-
president. Mr. J. B. Whitehead was
appointed honorary secretary and
treasurer. A committee of ten was
then formed consisting of; Messrs.,
Mande, Meugens, Metcalf, Mappin,
Mallam, Peters, McTavish, Ford,
Leckie and Dr. Huycke.
The subscription was fixed at
$10 for gentleman residing within
a mile of the city limits $5 for■•■ ladies,- and $5 for country members.
Family subscription were fixed at
$ 15 (limited to three members), $3
being payable for each additional
member of of the family. An age
limit of 14 years was fixed, no person under that age being elligible
for membership.
Already the committee.are getting
bu3y and are entering intpnegpeia-
tions with Dr. Boyce for the
Friday's Funeral
The funeral of the late King will
take place tomorrow. All over
Canada and indeed all over the
Empire preparations have been
made to commemorate the occas-
sion. Memorial services are being
held in most churches, and the day
is to be observed as a general holiday. <
In the case of British Columbia
the following proclamation has
been issued by the Gpyernor-Gen-
" Whereas Friday, the twentieth day
of May, has been fixed for the obsequies
of His late Majesty, King Eld ward the
Seventh: And whereas the said day
has, by His Excellency the Governor
General, been proclaimed as a day of
mourning, to be observed by all persons
throughout the Dominion of Canada:
And whereas it is considered advisable
to appoint by Proclamation the said
twentieth day of may as a Public
" Now therefore, We have thought fit,
. by and with the advice of our Executive
Council, to appoint the twentieth day qf
May instant to be a Public Holiday, to
be observed as a general day of mourning
within Our Province of British Columbia."
ther. I know that my dear son and
daughter-in-law will do their' utmost to merit and keep it.
King George's Address
to the Navy
Jessie McLachlan Concert
That Miss Jessie McLachlan has
lost none of her popularity was
evidenced by the reception accorded to her last Monday night. Her
exquisite rendering of the old
favorite Scottish airs was a treat to
her audience, and the Scotch portion at least, were stirred to the
wildest enthusiasm. -". Lochloman,"
"Bonny Dundee," and thcrest,
songs which never lose their power
to delight, received quite a new
The humorous recitals of Mr.
Craighall Sherry kept everyone in
a state of good humor, and the
songs of Mr. Barnaby Nelson formed a pleasing variety in a highly
interested programme. As pianist
Mr. Robert Buchanan,
talent oi high order, and altogether
the conipany was voted one of the
finest ever visiting Kelowna.
- The programme ended with the
singing of ""Auld Lang Syne," and
the National Anthem, but the enthusiasm of Miss McLachlan's
countrymen did not, by any means,
end there. A band of "braw
laddies," headed by Piper Graham,
conducted the popular singer to
her hotel, and the skirl ofthe pipes
and the singing of her admirers
was kept up until the hotel closed
its doors. But neither door nor
bolt can put the extinguisher on a
Scotsman's ardour, and the party
adjourned to the park, and until
well into the morning the air was
rent with their fearsome melody.
Notwithstand the short time
which some of the serenaders
must have had for slumber, a
number of them were on the
wharf Tuesday morning to see
Miss McLachlan and party on to
the boat, on their way to.fulfil
engagements up the valley.
The New Fire Alarm
The silent echoes of the evening
were rudely awakened- Tuesday
when the new fire alarm just installed at the power house called
the boys of the brigade to practice.
The unearthly screech, or\yell, or
howl, or whatever it might be called
is well calculated to awaken the
soundest sleeper, and its dismal
tones were only equalled by a dog
which lives somewhere at the rear
of the Bank of Montreal, and
whose unearthly yells may be
heard at times during the day and
- The steam siren, of course, had
not been " adjusted," and the first
attempts sounded as though all the
showed power house staff were jammed in
the machinery, and were loudly
calling upon the mayor for help.
The sound cannot, of course, be
confused with any other whistle,
and is certainly penetrating.
Westbank Notes
From our own correspondent.
In the Old Country the funeral
ceremonies will be of the most impressive nature. Altogether, thirty-
two countries will be represented.
Eight kings and emperors, four
ruling princes, and eight queens
will be among the mourners.
The bier bearing the remains of
the. late King will leave Westminster hall .for Paddingtbn' staticm
about a quarter past ten . that
morning, by which time the head
of the procession will be at least
half an hour on its way. The
moment the body leaves Westminster hall all cars of the tramway
systems in London will come to a
standstill, remaining stationary for
a quarter of an hour. It is announced that the period of deep mourning extends to June 17 and from
thence to July 29 half-mourning is
There is an extraordinary demand for seats to view the funeral
procession on Friday, £ 100 for a
well situated window being a
common figure, while it is stated
that, from five to seven thousand
pouhds have been offered for all
the windows of a house in a commanding position in Piccadilly, but
this offer has been declined.    The
One of the first messages issued
by King George, who has long
been known as the " Sailor Prince,"
was addressed to the navy. In it
the King says:
"It is my wish on succeeding to
the throne to make known to the
navy how deeply grateful I am for
its faithful and distinguished services, rendered to the late King,
my beloved father, who ever
showed the greatest solicitude for
its welfare and efficiency. Educated and trained in that profession
which I love so dearly, retirement
from duty in no sense has diminished my feelings of affection for
it. For thirty-one years I h^ve had
the honor of serving in the navy,
and such intimate participation in
its life and work enables me to
know how thoroughly I can depend
upon that spirit of loyalty and
zealous devotion to duty of which
the glorious history of our navy is
the outcome. That you will ever
continue to be as in the past the
foremost defender of our country's
honor, I know, full well, and your
fortunes will always be followed
by n_; with deep feelings of pride,
affection and interest."
"GEORGE R. and I."
Big Undertaking in
Kelowna District
South Kelowna Land Co. Will
Develope 6000 Acres
Private Nursing Home Opened
Touching Message
from Queen Mother
The large-house in Glenn Ave.
generally know as Hassell's boarding house, has been taken by Nurse
Lawrerice and is being fitted up as
a^ private nursing and maternity
home. That there has been a need
for an institution of this kind is
shown by the enthusiasm with
which its establishment is being
received, and although Nurse Lawrence is engaging the services of an
assistant, there is every prospect
,that she will soon be taxed to her
utmost. -.A'...
Nurse Lawrence has had a careful training, and considerable hospital experience in various parts of
the world.and is therefore eminently fitted to take charge of a home of
this kind and as the scale of charges
is to be very moderate, there is no
doubt that the undertaking will be
. Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Cameron left
this morning for the coast. The
trip is being made for the benefit
of Mr. Cameron, who has not been
in the best of health lately.
W. J. Curtis, Piano Tuner, will
be in the city this week.' P.O. card
to the city office will receive
prompt attention.
A Kelowna man was fined $6.25
including costs yesterday, for riding
his wheel on the sidewalks.
The recent rains have done much
good and everything is looking
fine here but the roads.
Mr. John Danielson who has
been working for some time with
Mr. Renwick's survey party, left
last Thursday for his home in Rossland B.C.
While out gathering, flowers the
other day Miss Effie Bouvette picked a handful of wild stawberries,
all nicely ripened,, how is that for
West Bank. /
Mr. H. McDougall left last Thursday for Summerland, where he has
a building contract to fulfil.
Miss Marie ' Lefevre of Rutland
who has been the guest of Miss
Emma Bouvette, for the past few
days, returned home on Wednesday.
The machinery for the new
mill arrived on Monday last by the
S.S. Aberdeen.
: A railing is badly needed on
the two bridges near the townsite,
as they are very dangerous, especially at night.
The widowed Queen has sent
the following very touching personal .message to the nation, written in
unassuming style and recalling
similar intimate messages which
Queen Victoria was in the habit of
addressing to her people. •
" From the depth >of my poor
broken heart I wish to express to the
whole nation and the kind people
we love so well my deep felt thanks
for all their touching sympathy in
my overwhelming sorrow and unspeakable anguish. Not alone
have I lost everything in him, my
beloved husband, but the nation,
too.has suffered an irreparable loss
by their best friend, father and sovereign thus suddenly called away.
May God give us his Divine help
to bear this heaviest of crosses he
has seen fit to lay  upon  us.   His
will be done,
Give him thought in your prayers which will comfort and sustain
me in all that I havegot to go through,
Let me take this opportunity of expressing my heartfelt thanksfor all
the touching letters and tokens of
sympathy I have received from all
classes, high and low, rich and poor
which are so numerous that I fear
it will be impossible for me ever to
thank everybody individually.
"I confide my dear son to your
care,who, I know, will follow in his
dear father's footsteps, begging you
to show him the same loyalty and
devotion you showed his dear fa-
. The competition held by Central Okanagan Lands, Ltd., for the
choice of a name for their Dry-
Valley holdings created - consider-
interest, and a host of names were
presented. The name of "Glen-
more" has been selected from the
Jong list. This was sent in by three
different competitors, Mrs. R. A.
Walker, Mrs. John Morrison, and
Mr. C. Martin. The prize of $ 100
will therefore have to be divided,
but $33 is not bad pay for five
minutes thinking.
-Arrangements are now complete
for the Sports on Victoria Day.May
24th, and the various officials who
have the different departments in
hand are looking forward to a
really successful day.
Yesterday was the day fixed for
the passage of the earth through
the tail of Halley's comet. Except
a few refreshing showers of rain,
which will put money into the
pockets of the farmers, nothing
happened worthy of note. Guess
we are safe through by this time I
Mr. Wallace Law, Grand Master
of the I.O.O.F. of B.C., has presented a lovely cup to the lodges in
Southern Okanagan for competition
in Degree Work. Kelowna, Penticton, and Summerland are the
lodges mentioned on the cup.
The inside walls of the Presbyterian church, Benvoulin, have been
improved considerably xwith new
Mr. Chas. Hardie has sold his
place at Rudand to Mr. David
Hartley at a good figure.
Another large undertaking,
which will materially increase the
already extensive area of irrigated
lands in the Kelowna district, is
that now being undertaken by the
South Kelowna Land Co., Ltd.
Under the management of Mr.
H. J. Hewetson, the con pany has
already a gang of some 45 men at
work building roads, and other
preliminary work in the hills in the
neighborhood of their extensive
watershed, which comprises some
2000 acres. As soon as this preliminary work is completed, the
force will be increased to 150 men
and the work of dam and flume
building will be pushed as rapidly
as circumstances will allow.
F. W. Graves, C. E., and Consulting Engineer Stoess, are engineering these extensive operations,
a series of lakes and creeks in
the mountains being utilized as the
water supply, an d it is expected
that the cost of the irrigation works
when completed will be in the
neighborhood of $200,000. The
work is being done in a permanent,
solid manner, cement being used,
where possible, and Mr. Hewetson
reports that .he work is progress- '
ing very satisfactorily, which he
expects will be completed and the',
lands, some 6,000 acres, placed on
the market early in 1911.
The land has a lake frontage of
about four miles, and is in one of
fKesp finest lpcatibns:on the"" lake".
The Kelowna Sports Assn. own a
tract of 17 acres, which they will-
lay out for polo, cricket, lawn
tennis, etc. v
The company recently placed
on the market a large number of
lake shore lots in the same neighborhood, for residential purposes, -
and which were very greedily
bought up, and it is expected that
the popularity of the" new land?
now being watered will equal that
of the residential sections.   „
Government Changes
Land Policy
A series  of nine  land  reserve
notices   appearing in the   Britihh,
Columbia Gazette of last week attest an important  change  in  the
policy of the administration of the
crown lands of the province, whu h
change will be welcomed  by  thf „
preemptor and homesteader as in A
menseiy- to ins  auvaruage Tfnirf
less acceptable to the land  speculator as seriously handicapping his.
Briefly, it is intended hereafter to,
restrict the operations of all -government survey parties to section*
of new land preliminarily reserveil
from sale or lease, and thus remaining available solely to pre-emptors,
and which lands will remain so-
reserved until all surveys thereir
are completed. University lands*
have been selected, all the lands
have been plotted and their bona
fide classification and price have *
been duly granted and entered in
the records at headquarters.
They may be gazetted as open for
sale or lease and sixty clear days
must elapse after such gazetting before applications for their purchase'
or lease will be entertained. ,Herei
tofore it is alleged it has been a^.^1
very common practice for certain \?4
provincial surveyors to give invatUAt^
able "tips" to speculative agent* &
with whom they have been in toiwhi||!
as to lands investigated by the__»;V$|.
frequently even before their reporWH^
have reached the employing d*7
partment, while other land ogentjT
have followed upon the heels of iffy!
surveyors in the field and even prhf
ceded them, stakirigspecially choke
areas asthe surveys havepyoceedfed.
Private surveys, and invariable; "JI
minimum classification ^haVe- jn**^.
volved confusion, expense and loss,"4
to the land department and the
treasury, which will by the contend
plated reorganization be made the
end of. -
ll«. The Orchard City Record.
Thursday, May 19
Trunk Road to Span
Entire Province
We  are  particularly well fixed     Th_  minister  of      bUc workg>
to execute  al   your orders  for has ^en speaking in NelSon lately
printing.   With new
machinery,    skilled    mechanics
and  every  labor  saving device
we   can   do  your  work   quick,
well and at reasonable prices.
Call up 94, we'll wait upon you
The Record Job Print Dept.
type, new Qn tj_e propoged trunk road from
the coast to the Rockies on the
eastern boundary of B.C.
"My   visit,"   said     Mr.   Taylor,
" is in connection with the trunk
road through the southern portion
of the province.   When completed
it will extend from Vancouver to
the  Crow's  Nest  on   the Alberta
boundary, a distance of 750 miles.
THE ORCHARD CITY RECORD The most difficult section is that
Published every Thursday ai the Office.       over Hope mountain, and for the
Kelowna. B.C. ascent to the summit we have de
  cided to make use of the old Sap
,nuv , catui rv c-jii Per8' and Miners' road, a very finr
JOH\ LEATHLEY, Editor. f.   , ,Vr, .        , .   •
highway.     When  the   descent  is
CHAS. H. LEATHLEY. Business Manager.   maJe on tJ-j9 s^c> we ^jj] connect
 _ vvith the existing road, which goes
Subscription $1.50 per annum.
T» United States $2.00 per annum.
Advertising tales upon application.
clear through to Rossland.
" At Trail it will be necessary to
construct a bridge over the Columbia.     At  or  near Creston on the
■ Crow, the Kootenay river will also
. ... ... . .    have to be bridged.    In addition to
A new highway regulation act is    ivin   accMS fiaft and west(, hope
now in force, and the   Provincial ?~   _._._   _l.„   ._.„i.    i   „:.,_.  .u„
r.      __ rr> ii-   W7   i        j       to  see  this  trunk  road   give the
Department of Public Works order.        yince  access  tQ  the States on
that    wagons   and    four-wheeled the  south  b     connecting  at   the
vehicles shall not carry a load m border   with   their   trunk   roads
excess of the following:    On tires Alth      h . have not yet taken up
under three inches in width, 2000 Ae m j fcel 8uregovernrfient8
lbs    On tires thiee inches in width  _f stateg to the gouth Washington
and under four, 3000 lbs.   On four and Idahc)j wilI be willing to co.
inch tires and under five, 6000 lbs te {n a m of internationai
On five inch tires and over, 6000 t£nk road8
lbs. and over. „ ~ , ...     ,
_ One result would be the spnng-
^ _ ing up of a great tourist automobile
Government to Enquire into traffic from states into Bridsh CoI.
Market Conditions.        ,   umbia and the reverse.   The gov-
  ernment of Alberta is already co-
Mr. J. C. Metcalfe of Hammond, 0perating by a trunk road in the
B.C., has been sent by the Provinc-        .r . .      ..i        ,  ,_    i
. | Ji, ..  .   .r   M     . w/   .  south to connect with our  trunk
lal Government into the North West . .       . . ,
Provinces on similar work to that roa\ at   the   boundary   in   the
conducted by him last year, i.e., to Pass."
enquire into problems affecting the
When you toant a choice
cut, gice us a call,
or ring up 24.
Frank Batotinhimer, Manager.
Best Selection of
Local Post Cards
and Views
Largest Studios in the Interior
Portraits by appointment.
Pendozi Street   -     Kelowna
Smith Street     -    Penticton
St. Michael and All Angela' Church.
Holy Communion, first and third Sundays in the
month at 8 a.m.; second and fourth Sundays, after
Mornine Prayer,
Litany on the first and third Sundays.
Morning Prayer at 11   o'clock;   Evenine Prayer at
REV. THOS. GREENE, B. A., Rector.
Knox Presbyterian Church, Kelowna.
Morning Services at I I a.m.; eveninpservicesat 7:30
p.m.   Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.
Weekly Prayer Meeting on Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
Benvoulin Presbyterian Church.
Afternoon service at 3 p.m. Sunday School at 2 p.m.
REV. A. W. K. HERDMAN. Pastor.
Kelowna Methodist Church.
Sabbath Service at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday School at 2:30 p.m.
Midweek service Wednesday at 8 p.m.
REV. S. I. THOMPSON. Pastor.
Kelowna Baptist Church, Ellice St.
Sabbath Services at 11 a.m. .and 7:30 p.m.
Sabbath School at 10 a.m.   All welcome.
Wed . 7.30. Rev. D. J. Welsh, Pastor.
transportation and marketing of
B.C. fruit in the Prairie Provinces,
and generally do all that he can to
further the interests of the fruit
growers of the Province.
Mr. Metcalfe will  issue  reports
The correct word for describing
a place where the train stops to
take on or set down passengers in
Canada is the   good old   English
from time  to  time  as  to  market one, "station," or "railway station,"
conditions,   etc.,  at  the   different not " deepo,"   nor   " daypo," nor
centres, both by wire  and  letter. yet  " deppo."     Some   Canadians
This information will  be  dissemi- are forming tne habit of using that
nated to the rruit growers from the
Department of Agriculture immed-
execrable Americanism in one of
iately it is received, by all channels its many forms of corruption— Sat.
available. Sunset.
Do You Know
real estate investments are the best in the
Okanagan   in   quality   of   soil,   location,
prices,   etc.,   and   that   they will triple in
value in ohe year ?    Have you stopped to
consider?      If  not,   just   remember  that
Westbank will be the largest, most industrious, and influential place in the valley.
Now is your opportunity.    Most excellent
bargains.   The lots are cleared, cultivated,
fenced, and have young orchards oh them;
well  irrigated,. and   have   good domesti
water.   Prices, $175 to $200 per acre.
Other most valuable land bargains
$25 per acre up.
W. Curtis Hitchner
Westbank    -   British Columbia
The sailing schedule of the S.S. Okanagan during the summer months is as follows.
Daily Except Sundays     Read down
Read up
Okanagan Landing
Okanagan Centre
Short's Point
Donations of vegetables, fruit, dairy produce, eggs etc. will be gratefully received
at the Kelowna Hospital. If more convenient same may be left at the shop of Messrs.
Crowley  Co ; Ltd.
The Kelowna Hospital Society have an
Insurance in force which they wish to
bring before the notice of the public.
For the sum of $10 bachelors or married
men may obtain a Hospital Insurance
Ticket which entitles the holder to Free
Hospital Attendance for one year from
date of issue for any sickness or accidents
except contageous or infectious diseases,
which are not be admitted to the hospital.
Applications for tickets or for further information should be made to the secretary, P.O. Box 69, or Room 4, Keller Block,
Kelowna, B.C.
If you Want Your Jams to keep, they
should be put up with
Cane - Sugar - Only
All B. C. Sugar Refining Company's Products
Consist Solely of Pure CANE SUGAR.
The British Columbia Sugar Refining
Company, Limited.
And fine business stationery will give
a higher tone and dignity to your
business, whatever line.
Wood and Coal    Wm. HAUG
Our 20th Century Clothing ranks first in the Canadian Clothing World for Fit, Style, and Finish.     Remember,  20th
Century Clothing is made by best union tailors, and our prices compare with goods made by cheap labor at half cost.
20th Century Clothing was always, and is to-day, the first and finest in the realms of high-grade tailoring.
We are showing the very latest creations in 20th Century Suits, the finest of the
season.        Come along and give us the pleasure of showing pur range.
Special Measure Orders guaranteed in three weeks.    No charges extra.
Our range of Trousers, Two-piece Suits, and Boys' Clothing lead them all.
Saturday Specials at Lequime's.
Don't miss taking note of the wonderful values offered in our Saturday Special lot
Specials for Men.
Men's Fine Lisle Socks, 35c. values, 4 pairs $t   ,
Green's, Tans, Smock, Navy, Fancys, and Black
Specials for Women.
Women's Dress Skirts, 25 per cent, discount
Have your choice Saturday at 75c. for the dollar.
The Newest in Fabrics, Shades, and Styles you will  find
here.   Styles to suit all.
35c. values, 4 pairs for $1
Fine Lisle Hose, Black and Tans, with Plain or Fancy
Lace Ankles.
$1.25 values Special 90c.
Women's Fine Cotton Nightgowns, high or low neck.
Saturday, 65c. Suit
Fine Balbriggan Underwear.
Job lot of Men's Plain and Fancy Silk Handkerchiefs,
Regular 50c. and 65c. values,
Saturday, 3 for$l.
•f* wit,   \
ft*      ,
Established 1850.
New Hats, Straw,
Panama, and Fur. ;-^|
Thursday, Mag 19
Orchard Gifcg Record
Heintzman Pianos
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, 7] octaves, in Mahogany or real Walnut,
guaranteed for ten years, for $275.
Kelowna Furniture Co.
A business that is not worth
Advertising is not worth
The value of persistent advertising has
been repeatedly demonstrated.
Keeping everlastingly at it is what
We  are   open   to
take  contracts for
Moving Buildings
Pile Driving
Clarke & Byrns
Box 131 Kelowna
Offer* the best and only reasonable real
estate investment in the Valley. If you
want to pay $1000 for a poorer soil, that's
your business. Glencoe offers the best
soil in the Okanagan Valley at $fj0 per
acre. Quarter down, remainder in three
/ears. 5 per cent off on tracts of 160 or
over. 5 per cent, off for cash. Ideal opportunities for dairy and mixed farming,
hay, fruit, berries, and vegetables.
W. Curtis Hitchener
Westbank, British Columbia.
A want ad in the
Record brings results.
Sutton's Seeds
Tomato Plant*
Cabbage Plant*
Bedding Plants
Asparagus Roots
Rose Bushes, etc.
Belleoue Hotel
Rates, two dollars per day.
Beautiful situation on'the lake
front, close to the new wharf.
Fishing, shooting and boating,
and tennis.
Gilbert Hassell, Prop.
D. W. Crowley Co.
Wholesale & Retail Batchers
Goods delivered to any part of
the City-
We give our prompt attention
to mail orders
Phone 12
We can supply an unlimited number
of customers with good rich milk daily
Our method of handling ensures absolute cleanliness,
and we guarantee our milk
free from any adulturation.  l
S. M. GORE, Manager.
Although She Has Besn Offered Fabulous Prices by the Bi»»e$t Firms
Jn   the  World  Sh3   Has   Steadily
__ Refused tb Let Her Memories of<
Great Men of the Nineteenth Cen-
tary See the Light of Day.
M. Jules Clarelie has made public
eome of the facts about _h« spurious
edition of the ex-Empress Eugenie's
"Memoirs" which is said to be now
ready for the market. Tho present
writer can add further information.
received direct by him from a friend
and confidante of the ex-empress.
Some four ye.'irs ago this grant
lady_ did consider seriously the pos-
a&iliiy of giving lo the world some,
at leaet, of the priceless letters and
documents in her possession—letters
which, it _i said, would make it
necessary for historians of the Franco-
German war, and the reign of '■ N»-
poteon III. to re-write their work to
a considerable extent.
A publisher who was among the
first to hear the news, said to the
writer at the time:
"I consider thi.- book, if it can be
had, to be the most valuable work
tbat is available to the world to-day.
in the way of nwmoirs."
Offers to hei' majesty poured in
from all sides, ami l" understand that
flhe finally had in sight $100,000 for
ihe magazine rights and as cash
guarantee for the book rights, the
money to be pan! on tlie nail on delivery of the MS. to a French publisher who was conducting the negotiations on behalf of a syndicate made
up of one leading publisher in each of
the principal countries, this sum to
be augmented by heavy royalties on
the book.
There was much traveling of publishers to and fro between London.
Berlin,-Paris and New York, and the
■arrangements were so far completed
thai contracts were drawn up between
everybody concerned—all except with
the "grande dame" principally interested. ^
She, on looking over the documents
for which the publishers wore so hungry, decided, so I e.m told* that their
publication might throw too much
light directly and indirectly on the
eausea of the Franco-German war
which plunged France .into misery.
debt, and humiliation, and cost her
Alsace and Iiormm?, and likewise, her
majesty's husbavl and his throne in
1871. &
There were de'^.r_. too, that did
not show the amiable Napoleon III.
in the best light, and scat last his
■widow set her imperial foot down on
Hbe idea of publishing any of her
memoirs or her letters.
It was a trying time for the ex-
empress after that decision. Personal friends, induced, some of them, by
promises of goodly commissions, kept
on approaching her with all sorts of
arguments to prove that it was her
($lti_y,to the world to <rpen thos^,
precious safes at Farnboreragh, England, where she lives. Her personal
secretary, M. Pietri, was kept busy
answering letters and keeping off
impoverished marquises vpAh publishers' commissions in their pocketn.
According to her own statement,
not one line oi the forthcoming
"Memoirs" has slic written, or.read,
or authorized, and it was undoubtedly at her personal request that M.
Olaretie has made the announcement
that the "Memoirs" are bogue. They
have been offered' all over Europe,
and oame near being sold to at least
one American publisher. Now that
the facts have eome out, probably
tbey will be suppressed, although it
is said that a huge French edition
has already been printed.
Of course, the financial side of the
offers made to  the ' ex-Empress E»-
rnie did not appeal to her, for she'
extremely rich—probably one of
the richest women in Europe. Perhaps her own inclinations' were not
altogether in the way, either, for her
final decision was reached only a
short time ago, after a visit from ber
nephew and heir, Victor Napoleon,
who, doubtless, would be Napoleon
IV., emperor of France, at this mo-
inent, if the republic had not been
declared. sjt
He will inherit her millions. He
has never given up hope of getting
back to the throne of France, as soon
as he can be reiraforoed with tho
wealth of his imperial kins women,
and naturally he would not like to j
have the old scandals nnd discussions
revived—as revived they would be if
the ex-empress should tell a tithe of
what she knows, however carefully
that tithe might be edited.
The ex-empress has added to her
bouse at Furn borough an immense
annex of corrugated iron, in which
many mementoos are stored, including two of the magnificent state
coaches, lined with white silk, which
were once used by her. Among other
treasures is the beautiful little perambulator, a gift to the ex-empress
soon after the birth of the Prince
Imperial, from Queen Victoria and
the Prince Consort. Pictures of the
Bonaparte family abound, the most
Interesting, perhaps, of all being one
of the great Napoleon as a youth, and
another of the ex-empress herself,
surrounded by the ladies of the court.
At Farnborough, Eugenie has been
even as charitable as her great means
will allow. In the gayest of her days
Bhe had thought for the poor. When
she fled from the Tuilevies, and rude
hands were laid on her wardrobe,
fifty parasols were found in one
drawer, her furs were valued at
$160,000, and the whole of her wardrobe at $1,000,000. Yet she has been
lavish where charities wore concerned.
She holds the highest record in
sponsorship; for she is godmother to
3,600 children. When her only child,
the late Prince Imperial, was born.
Napoleon HI. announced that he and
his wife would stand sponsors to all
children born in France on the same
day; and, despite changed circumstances, tlio ex-empress Mill keeps an
exact li. ' of her godchildren, and has
sot r.side a legacy for each one now
News of the Valley.
The celebrations arranged for
•the 24th at Enderby have been
cancelled owing to the death of the
The Rev. Mr. Leach-Porter, of
Enderby, has been presented with
a handsome gig and harness by his
Armstrong has been having
some bad bush fires lately.
A fire occurred at the home of
Mrs. Perry on Otter Lake road,
destroying everything except a tent
occupied by Major Perry.
Truancy haa developed such
alarming proportions in connection
with the public schools at Vernon
that the police have been appealed
to for assistance in compelling the
attendance of scholars.
Vernon's Board of Trade is again
urging upon the Government the
need for a land registry at Vernon
for the Okanagan district.
The " Okanagan " newspaper is
being taken over by a new firm,
who are to considerably change
the form of the paper.
T. E. Crowell has been awarded
the contract for the large cold
storage • and fruit packing house
which the C. P. R. will build at
Vernon this summer, the price
being about $17,000.
The Summerland Hospital Soc.
has been incorporated, with Messrs.
W. J. Robinsn, J. C. Clouston, A.
Stark, E. B. May, J. C. Robson, J.
M. Sutherland, Jas. Ritchie, E. E.
Hutton and A. T. Robinson as
first trustees.
Mr. C. N. Burton received quite
a shock the other day—it was Monday—when he saw one of his
chickens with four legs. He rubbed
his eyes hard, but there it was, he
couldn't get away from it. Whether the bird will live to a ripe old
age and be the advance agent of a
new tribe of quadrupeds remains
to be seen, but it is still alive and
looking healthy.—Sum. Rev.
Regattas are to be held at
Naramata this year on June 23rd,
July' 28th and September 5th.
The S.S. Okanagan is now making a daily call at Naramata.
Mr. C. W. Johnson had his
shoulder dislocated as a result of
being thrown from his gig on
Wednesday afternoon.
. The Penticton council have de
dared Friday next, the 20th, as a
public holiday, that being the day
of the funeral of the late King.
Westbank Notes
From our own correspondent.
The "Wasp," a bright colored
boat of the improved (?) Siwash
type has been completed building
at the Kelowna Brewery. It was
li-ade from lumber belonging tb
Mr. Hehner, and which had been
washed up on the beach.
Mr. Chaplin will commence
cutting his crop of Alfalfa this
Strawberries will be ready over
this side in two weeks' time.
Mr. Garbutt is busy hauling his
wood away from the lake shore,
where he has some hundred cords
stacked. The rapid rising of the
lake, has kept Him humping some.
There will likely be a great influx of settlers this year over this
side. The " Red Bird " made three
trips one day this week, the boat
being filled with land seekers each
Mr. Bert Johnstone made a short
stay over this side the beginning of
this week. He absolutely denies
the " mare's milk " story — F. F.,
look out I
Green Peas are now in bloom
over here, and the peach trees
show a large crop. The. fruit is
now about the size of a pigeon's
Mr. Bert Johnstone has been
appointed fire warden for the
Mr. Hehner is building a large
addition to his house. His wife
will be coming from Toronto to
take up her residence here ih a
short time.
Mr. Joe Cowan killed his first
rattlesnake last Thursday.
Offers special values every day.
Cooked Ham - - per lb. 40c.
Jellied Veal - - - per lb. 40c.
Sliced Ox Tongue - per lb. 50c.
St. Ivel Tongues and Potted Meats,
all in glass, very appetizing.
In pint and quart bricks.
St. Chas. Cream,
2 cans for 25c, $1.40 per dozen.
Bread, Cakes, Pastry. Fresh Daily.
Phone 39 Phone 39
Prices Quoted to Any Point
on the Lake
Ferry to Bear Creek every Friday.
Box 66 Kelowna, B.C.
Boat Builder
Launches, Sail Boats
Skiffs, Canoes and Scotos
Rotu Boats and Canoes
a  for hire.
KELOWNA, B.C.    .
Cheap Fire Wood
Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited
will deliver 20 inch wood for
$1.50 per Rick
Orders filled in rotation.
J     . M
Kelowna Fruit Lands are   I   ,.
the Pick of the Northwest.
Lxuiiuna is me ric% oj me
Kelowna District
A Fine Home is for Sale at Rutland
Combining many of the comforts and conveniences of city life, with the pleasures
and profit of an orchard home.
Eight acres first-grade soil, planted to the
Apply in first instance, to
The Orchard City Record.
Kelowna, .C
■ V_        ■    ,-*l'"*"»__!
> The Orchard City Record
Thursday, May  Id
More Days
Bump Go The
Buy for the 24th
More Days
Down, Down,
t      s
Buy for the 24th.
Here You Go
Men's Suits
$20 Men s Suits, Whale price, $13.45
$/5 Do. do. $9.85
$/2 Two-piece Suits, do. $8.95
$1.50 White Duck Pants, w. p. $1.15
$5 Men's Shoes, whale price, $3.50
40 and 60c Ties, whale price, 25c
40c Hosiery, „       „   25c.
75c Belts,       - „       „    50c
$1.25 Working Shirts ,. „ 80c
75c Underwear - ,, „ 45c
$1.35 Dress Shirts, whale price, 75c.
Wash Ties    - „       ,,       10c
$_>._>(/ wmte onoes „ „ ^.ou
$1.50 Canvas Shoes „ „ $1.10
$2.75 Felt Hats - „ „ $1.50
Linen and 5traw Hats, Linen and
Karki Coats and Pants, and a host of
other things you need at prices that
will tickle you to death.
Everything for Boys.
At Cost or Less.
Boy's Suits, Boys' Boots, Boys' .Shirts,
Underwer, Hose, Knickers, Hats, etc.
Money Back
Is the attitude of the Kelowna shoppers that Saturday and Monday are the last days of the big Whale of a Sale at Calder's.
This means Death to Prices, Down, Down, Down, and prices
bite the dust. The last days of lava-laden Pompei won't be a
circumstance to the crush and tumble of the crowd to
Get in on this Grand Wind-up.
It's your last chance to buy, and why wait until prices in the town
go back to their original mark. You are the masters of the situation, and dictators of prices. We cut, and cut again. In a word,
these two days will be a fitting climax which will add a triumph
to this greatest of all sales.
Stock up now for a long time to come.
*i_ i
jf not
We Want You
t'j? * _
/ hat's what many are doing, why don t you }   1 here 11 be many
a day before you can buy as cheap again.
Everything on the Slaughter Tables.
All our Staple as well as Fancy Dry Goods, have been knifed to
the limit, only Queen Quality Shoes reserved according to contract with manufacturers.    Ducks,  Sheetings,  Pillow Cottons,
Shirtings, Table Linens, Flannelettes, and Prints.
Bunch of Eye-
openers for
Women and Child'n
2 Days
Profits Thrown to the Winds.    Your Last Chance.
_3«     C«
15c to 18c Ginghams, in pretty stripes
and checks, whale price, 9c.
25c Muslins, - whale price, 10c
30, 40, and 50c Dress Linens, all
shades, and plain and fancy stripes,
whale price, 19c
$2.25 White Quilts whale price, $1.50
$1.25 Children's -Shoes, sizes to  10,
.Slippers, Oxfords, and Bab,
whale price, 75c
SHIRT WAISTS and all Ready-to-
wear Skirts, Underskirts, Wash
Suits, Dust Coats, Drawers, Corsets,
Corset Covers, Night Gowns.
Hosiery, Parasols,Flannel-
ettes, and Prints,
Girls' Dre8se8,Stocking8, Shoes, Gloves
Parasols, etc.
The Golden
are Swiftly
You Need Us.
MM! Thursday, Maij 10
The Orchard City Record.
The States are waking up to the fact
that Canada is fully competent to conserve
her natural resources for the use of her
own people, Time was when' opinion in
the Uuited States tended to regard Jack
Canuck as a hewer of wood and a drawer of
water for Uncle Sam. But certain expressions of a contrary sort that are now continually cropping up in the American press
show that this attitude towards Canada is
fast dying away. Here is a sample from the
editorial columns of the American Forestry
" Canada is measuring her timber re
sources and preparing to protect them by
progressive and drastic measures against exploitation for the benefit of wasteful foreign
countries.including her next door neighbor.
We cannot look to the.north for our salvation. We must husband all our remaining
resources and plant trees wherever they
can be grown more profitably than other
crops, in order that our own future may be
assured. This is the only way. Canada
has not the resources for her own needs
and ours too, and she is sufficiently wide
awake arid inteligent to guard her own.
The only way that pur timber resources
and Canada's can be made inexhaustible is
by application of the highest scientific
knowledge and the broadest common
The report of the Commission of Conservation stated that Canadian interests are given a
minimum consideration in the   company's
plans.   Of the total proposed developement
only a small portion (one sixth) would   be
developed on the Canadian side of the river,
The Canadian market, it states, cannot at pre
sent absorb its half of the proposed develop
ment and, should power be exported to the
United States, the vested interests it would
create there would prevent its subsequent
withdrawal to meet the future needs of the
Canadian industry.   Moreover,   the  company proposes a new channal for navigation
on the American side of the river, the approach of which will be beset  with  dangerous currents.   Thus, if permission were
given to build the dam, not only would it
be exceedingly difficult for Canada to proceed with the deepening of the  navigable
channel of the St. Lawrence, but an   all-
Canadian route from- Lake Supesior to the
ocean would become a dream of the pasti
A group of American capitalists are asking the Canadian and  the   United States'
governments for a very valuable  privilege
on the St. Lawrence river.   They want the
right to generate approximately 600,000 h.p.
of electric energy by damming that river at
Long Sault Rapids near Cornwall.   It is a
somewhat difficult matter to realize at once
just what that means; but  when  we  are
told that'it would take pretty  nearly  one
half of the yearly output  of  all  the  coal
mines in Canada  to  produce  the  same
amount of 24-hour horse power, it is readily seen how valuable  such  a  privilege
would be—to the capitalists at least.   To
Eastern Ontario, corporation control of that
enormous energy might not be so  advantageous.   Large corporations with monoply
privileges have  ever been noted for their
strict   adherence to the law of monoply
price, i.e. exacting as high  a  price  as  is
compatible with the greatest possible profit.   With them the interests  of  the  consuming public are but incidental to corp.
ation profits. x
But there other more serious objections
to the scheme. These have been concisely
set forth - by Commission of Conservation
in a report on the project made last February before the International Waterways
Commission— the tribunal that is to report
upon the advisability of the proposed dam. I
A Snap in
Fine modern house for
sale in the   highest   and
healthiest part of Kelowna
ten minutes walk from the
wharfs Large lot with
11 Oft. frontage on the main
street. House has four
large rooms on the first
flour, four bedrooms, bathroom, and linen closet, and
large concrete cellar. Complete plumbing, with taps
for hot and cold water, hot
water cistern and large
tank inside. Papered
throughout. Garden plant- .
ed with fruit trees. Concrete path. Will be sold
For further particulars apply
Orchard City Record
The Dangerous Fly
In an evening address at the recent annual meeting of the Ontario
Entomological Society, Dr. Hewitt,
the new Dominion Entomologist,
entertained and instructed  a very
large audience by an  account of
the common house  fly.    He  said
that these insects are  among  the
most   dangerous    of all,  chiefly
through the part they have ployed
in spreading disease.     Numerous
cases of typhoid are caused by them,
and the death of thousands of in
fants is shown to have been brought
about by the  agency.    The  main
way in which the flies carry disease
is by first frequenting. excrement
from sick patients,  or filth  laden
with disease germs, or sores of animals of any kind, and thus getting
thousands or even millions of germs
on   its   legs, tongue and   body.
Then, alighting on  the food  and
drink,   they contaminate it  with
these germs, and  thus  introduce
them into the human system.    All
mothers and housekeepers should
see that food, and especially milk
for infants is keep where flies cannot   get    to  it.      Moreover,  no
filth of any  kind,  but especially
horse-manure, should  be left exposed, because it is in   these  that
the flies lay their eggs and breed.
A single fly may  lay about   1,000
eggs, and these may all  turn  into
fulF grown flies in about  ten  days
after they are laid.
How After Giving Up Hope, Sbe
Was Cured of Dandruff
After reading this straightforward statement of Mrs. Elizabeth E, Anderson, of
Mechanicaburg, Pa., go to P. B. Willits &
Co., get a large bottle of Parisian Sage for
only 50 cents, and if it don't do for you
for you. what it did for Mrs. Anderson,
they will give you your money back. Just
read this letter, it's worth your while : .
. "I had given up hope of ever being cured
of dandruff when I purchased a bottle of
Parisian Sage. It has entirely removed the
dandruff, and has started a new growth of
new hair, and all this after having been
troubled for 15 years. I cheerfully recom
mend Parisian Sage."
Parisian Sage cures dandruff, because it
gets right down into the roots of the hair
and kills the thousands of pernicious dandruff germs.
Since the introduction of Parisian Sage
into Canada, it has been in demand by
thousands of of up-to-date society women.
Parisian Sage will turn harsh, lusterless,
ill looking hair into bright, luxuriant hair
in a few days. It is a delightful and invigorating dressing,- contain* no dye or
harmful'ingredients and is not sticky or
greasy. The girl with'the Auburn hair on
every package.
Suddenly and without provocation, on Saturday morning, May 7th, by
W. B. M. Calder, and on his own premises,
Mr. Hy. PRICE,
An old timer in the Okanagan Valley, and for many years in Kelowna.
The funeral will leave Calder's store on Saturday and Monday,
at 8,30 a.m. sharp.
Friends and acquaintances will please refrain from sending flowers
as Mr. Hy. Price will be buried under an avalanche
of bargains, and tons of merchandise selling at
less than manufacturers* cost,
Saturday and Monday, a farewell service to "Hy. Price" will be held
from 8.30 a.m. to 10 p.m. One of the Lord High Executioners of
The Evely Sales Co. staff will deliver the oration, and six of the
leading merchants of town (by request) will act as pall bearers.
Friends, Citizens, Countrymen, Ranchers, Out-of-Towners,
W.C.T.U. Women, every man, woman and child who wears
Clothing, Boots. Shoes, Dry Goods, Hosiery, Gloves, Corsets,
Hats, etc.,
All expenses of the funeral will be born by W. B. M. Calder.
Other papers please copy.
is the name decided on by the management of the Central Okanagan
Lands, Limited, for its lands until now known as " Dry Valley."  .
From the several hundred names suggested, the four following
were chosen as the favorites: "Glenmore," "Gleneden," "Homelands,"
and " Fruitaria." A vote was then taken which .resulted in a tie on
the names " Glenmore," and " Gleneden," and a further vote being
taken, " GLENMORE " was declared the winner,
The following persons gave in this name: Mrs. R. A. Walker,
Mrs. John Morrison, and Mr. C. Martin, amongst whom the cash
prize of $100 will be equally divided.
We take this opportunity of thanking those who took part in the
contest for providing us with so many beautiful names from which to
make our selection, and also to congratulate the winners on their
suggesting the beautiful name of " GLENMORE."
We respectfully request the public to adopt this name hereafter
in referring to this section of the Kelowna district.
First Sub-division of " GLENMORE " has
been placed on the market
The Company also wishes to advise the public that it has recently
placed on the market the first sub-division of " GLENMORE."   This
, sub-division comprises 320 acres of the property nearest to town, and
owing to its location, the quality of the soil, and the view it commands, is
The very choicest Orchard and Residential Land
in the district.
Local people as a rule (and it is the same in every locality) are very slow in
seeing the opportunities at home, and afterwards regret that they were not more
far-sighted. We wish to impress upon the minds of the Kelowna people that this
is the only land ,in the district so desirably situated, and covered by such an irrigation system as is being constructed. This land which we now offer you in lets of
five acres and upwards, will in a very few years be the choice residential section of
this City and Valley, and be Worth many times its present selling price. Vancouver
people have been quick at realizing its value and future possibilities, and quite a
i, number  of its leading citizens have already purchased.   Later on, as the town and
district develope, you will be sure to want a piece of this desirable property, but you
will then have to pay several times the price we now ask. Consider the matter well
but do not delay too long. At the rate these lots are being taken up we will have
none left within a very short time.
JXCaps of the sub-division, together with information regarding prices and terms Will be
furnished upon request.
On View at the Kelowna
Farmers' Exchange
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The Orchard Oifci) Record
Thursday, May 19
The Kelotona Land
and Orchard Co.,
Cadder Avenue       Abbott Street
Willow Avenue
On Easy Terms
Under Irrigation and Domestic Systems
. C. T. V. Notes.
Conducted by the Ladies of the Kelowna branch
of the W.C. T.U.
The W.C. T. U. meet every second Tuesday of the month at the home of one or
other of the members. Visitors are always
K. L. 0. Co.'s Office, Leon St
Two five-acre blocks, partly planted in four-year-old trees.
Adjoining City limits.     Price $2,250 each.
Also some roomy Lake Shore lots near Cadder Ave.
suitable for Summer Residences.
Phone 58
Offices on
Leon Ave.
P.O. Box 273
We are specially* equipped for the production of
High-grade Job Printing
and you will be consulting your own interest in
letting us figure on your Work
"Record" Job Print Dept.
The Slaughter of the Innocents.
Mrs. Marther M. Allen.
In February, 1906, an Associated Press
dispatch sent out over the country a
statement by Dr. Harvey W. Wiley, Chief
of the Bureau of Chemistry of the Department of Agriculture at Washington,
D. C, that in his opinion, more than n
million American babies have died from
the effects of poisoning by morphine contained in soothing syrups, administered by
mothers in ignorance of the nature of what
they were giving their babies.
In Baltimore, Maryland, some months
ago, two children in one home disd from
the effects of a soothing syrup called
" Kopp's Baby Friend." The district
attorney, in connection with this case,
published a warning in the papers against
the administration of nostrums as family
medicines. Not long aftetwards a child
died in Utica, New York, from the effects
of the same medicine. A physician in
Omaha reports a case of poisoning by this
" Baby Friend." H; says, " The child
after taking four drops went into a stupor
at once, the pupils of his ey«s were pinpointed, skin cool and clammy, heart and
respiration slow. It took twelve hours
before my little patient was out of danger."
Many mothers of the poorer classes have
used these soothing syrups so that their
babies would require no attention while
they worked; and some mothers have
deliberately "doped" their infants that
they might thus secure freedom to go to
the theatre, or party, or other place of
These pleasure-seeking mothers are of
the class which think only of present
advantage. The idea of consequences
which work themselves out slowly through
all the after- years does not seem to occur
to them. Consequently the nsw law
which requires patent medicines which
enter into inter-state commerce to bear a
label telling of the presence of alcohol, or
morphine, may not. deter them from continuing to give their little ones these
dangerous "quieting" preparations. But,
even the selfish mother has love for her
child, and if she learns that her foolish
practise may result in permanent injury to
the brain and nervous system of the child
she will be more cautious about giving it
stupifying medicines.
A few months ago a W. C. T.U. speaker
was addressing an audience upon the evils
of self-medication with powerful drugs,-
and upon the dangers of patent medicines
containing alcohol, morphine, cocaine, etc.
At the close of the lecture one woman was
weeping; she told a friend that if she had
only known these facts while her children
were young she might have bean saved
great sorrow. She had used soothing-
syrups freely with her children; two had
grown up' to be users of morphine; one
had died a nervous wreck, and the fourth
was feeble-mended. Physicians who have
made a special study of the effects of these
morphine preparations upon children attribute to them much of moral, as well as
mental and physical ruin. The Massachusetts Board of Health said years ago,
"The sale of soothing syrups, and all
medicines designs for the use of children,
which contain opium and its preparations
should be prohibited.—
Among truants and m ^ths early years of
life, soothing syrups are the cause of untold misery, for seeds are doubtlrssly sown
in infancy only to bear the most pernicious
fruit in adult life."
The splendid work of Chamberlain's
Stomach and Liver Tablets is daily coming
to light. No such grand remedy for liver
and bowel troubles was ever known before,
Thousands bless them for curing constipation, sick headache, biliousness, jaundice
and indigestion.   Sold by all druggists.
Phone 34
Phone 34
35c lb., 31bs. for$l.
This is very Exceptional Value.
C. C. Josselyn
For Staple and Fancy Groceries.
Town and Country
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. E. Boyer left
Tuesday for a trip to the Old
County. They are visiting ther
daughters at Rochdale, and will
probably be away for a few months.
Mr. L. C. Aviss / has just completed a fine 28ft. motor launch for
Mr. Seddon, of Shorts' Point.
Mr. Tom Morrison, Mr. Robt.
Morrison and Mr. Dan Campbell
have gone for a two months'
holiday in the east, which will
probably extend to New York.
Mr. Tom Morrison has not been in
very good health lately, and it is to
be hoped the trip will set him on
his feet again.
Mr. John Dilworth returned last
week to Victoria.
All the available flags in the
district have been placed at half-
mast as a mark of respect for the
late King.
Mr. H. W. Raymer returned last
Saturday from the coast.
Mrs. (Rev.) Thos. Greene has
been staying for the past week with
friend? in Penticton.
Mr. J. W. Jones has been at
Nelson during the past veek attending the Methodist conference.
Mr. D. W. Sutherland returned
to town Saturday, after a few days
visit to Vancouver.
The government are inviting
applications for a charter to run a
ferry between Kelowna and Mc-
Lennan's Landing, a distance of
a mile and a quarter. The ferry to
make two trips each day and to
run so as to connect with the
"Aberdeen." The government will
grant the successful applicant $ 1000
a year.
Mr. Hamilton Lang was in town
last week end, leaving Monday for
Miss Evelyn and Mr. Phil. Dodwell and their cousin, who are just
out from the Old Country, passed
through on Monday ori their way
to Summerland, where they have
purchased a ranche at Prairie
Mr. Drinkv/ater, of South Okanagan, has taken the part of
prompter for the Mikado.
A very impressive and suitable
memorial service was held in Knox
church last Sunday evening for the
late King. The pastor, Rev. A. W.
K. Herdman, took as his text 2
Samuel iii; 38, and held the attention of the large congregation
present at considerable length,
especially eulogizing the Victorian
period. The National Anthem was
then sung; and with the congregation standing, the Dead March in
Saul was played. The pulpit was
tastefully draped with black and
purple cloth interwoven.
Howard Paul came up from
Vancouver Monday for a short stay
in town. He will take part in the
lacrosse motch at the sports on the
A memorial service will be held
at the English church on Friday
next, May 20th, being the day of
the funeral of the late King Edward. The service will commence
at 3 p.m.
Mr. R. A. Magee of Wooisey,
Sask., was in town this week. He
is the owner of property southeast
of town, near the Rowcliffe and
Reekie property which he is putting
on the market in one and two-acre
blocks.   He left by Tuesday's boat.
Dr. Baker, of Rutland is at present assisting Mr. W. R. Trench in
the drug store.
Dalgleish & Glenn have just got
in their car of Robin Hood flour,
and have put on a delivery rig to
fulfil their orders.
Capt. Knight.and Miss Hannah
Knight left Wednesday morning
for Winnipeg. They will probably
be 'absent two or three months,
visiting several points in the east.
Each boat brings in more men
for work on the many undertakings
which are in progress in the district,
and even then the supply is not
equal to the demand.
The nurserymen are already beginning to get busy looking up
orders * for the fall planting. Mr.
A. R. Muirhead set out by last
Tuesday's boat on his campaign
for the Layritz Nursery.
Dr. Mathison will be in Summer-
land until May 15th.
Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets
will clear the sour stomach, sweeten the
breath and create a healthy appetite. They
promote the flow of gastric juice, thereby
inducing good digestion. Sold by all drug,
Oats, Bran, Wheat,
Barley and Oat Chop
Fresh Clean Stock, Just In.
Car of Robin Hood Rom
Now arrrived.
Just placed in stock.
Dealers in Farm and
Orchard Implements
Pendozi St. and Lawrence Avenue.
Capital Paid Up    - $5,000,000
Reserve Fund 5,700,000
Total Assets 72,000,000
Special Attention Paid to Savings Depositors
Get Ready for Hot
Weather and Flies.
We  have a large assortment of
Refrigerators from $10.50 to $75
Ice Cream Freezers, all sizes.
Screen Doors,   Window Screens.
HARDWARE Co., Ltd. Thursday, May 19
The Orchard City Record
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Not sick by any means!
No, but somehow you do
not seem to have any appetite for your meals.
Don't feel like work either
Perhaps your digestion
is not right. Stomach
a little sour, some
slight flatulance.
What you want is a big
dollar bottle of
The greatest difficulty, we
hear, is the difficulty of
getting enough to eat after
taking it.
Nyall's Digestive Tonic is of
no use to a chronic dyspeptic
but if you are "Just a little
off," start in at once, on
Nyall's Digestive Tonic.
It is a great bracer. •
Provincial and Genera! News
P. B. Wilis-Co.
Kelowna.     B. C.
J. A. Bigger
Plans and Estimates Furnished
Residence,   10 Lawrence Ave.
Ladies' and
Gents' Tailors
Repairing and Pressing -
promptly attended to.
Everybody reads our
"Want" ads.
Try one next week.
Is expressed in every
detail of your business
Our study is to improve,
not merely imitate, the
individuality and distinctive character of
your office supplies.
Let us convince you on your
next order; ,
The Orchard City
Record Job Print
Cranbrook has just had a civic holiday
for the purpose of " cleaning up."
The Irrigation Convention is to be held
in Kamloops on August 2nd, 3rd, and 4th.
There is considerable tourist traffic on
the upper Columbia, south of Golden, and
it is statated that the C.P.R. will build a
fine tourist hotel on Windermere lake, and
may also take over the Columbia River
Navigation Co.'s steamboat service.
A stump blown out at New Alberni one
day last week fell through the roof of a
new residence. Repairs were no sooner
made than another stump came through
the identical place.
The Kettle River Valley Rifle Association is laying out a new range at Grand
Forks.     '
The great development taking place in
Western Canada this year is causing a
great scarcity in work horses of all classes.
The demand for the past year or two has
been heavy, but this year it is greatly in
excess of the supply, and in some place*
the greatest difficulty is experienced in
getting suitable teams to carry on the
It will interest most people to know that
a boat built of concrete will not only float,
but has a greater carrying capacity, is more
durable and even lighter than a strongly-
constructed wooden boat. The Panama
Commission has just launched on the banks
of the Panama Canal a big barge built of
reinforced concrete, which weighs 60,000
pounds. Two other* will be soon finished.
These vessels, it is said, are practically indestructible.
The people of Elkhorn, Manitoba, are
greatlyconcerncd over the disappet-rance of
the two year old' son of Thomas France, a
catholic priest. Nearly every man in the
village abandoned work to join in the
hunt for the missing child, who is supposed to have been stolen, by Indians.
Federal game wardens report that at
least 50,000 deer have perished in southeastern Alaska, because of the unusual
severity of the winter. Flighty deer were
found sixty miles from Juneau in a ravine,
where they had sought shelter and perished from starvation.
One of the last acts of King Edward a*
a private gentleman was to pay his income
tax. It will be news to most people that
the king has to pay such a tax.
' Mr. T. R. Phillip*, of London, says h«
ha* invented an electrical apparatus by
which he can control a dirigible airship,
so that " I can.sit in an armchair in London
and make an airship drop a bunch of
flower* in a friend's garden in Manchester,
Paris, or Berlin, and with equal ease, I can
make it drop explosive* wherever I like."
. The Canadian Pacific Railway ha* purchased ihe Dominion Atlantic railway and
steamship*. No detail* are available, but
leading officials of the C.P.R. aire said to
h ve admitted that the deal is closed.
The Dominion Atlantic will be a valuable
adjunct to the C.P.R. particularly for the
apple export trade. .Among the improvements contemplated is a summer hotel at Digby, N. S.
A by-law to grant the new Y.M.C.A.
building at Nelson free water and light for
ten years at a cost of $1000 yearly was
voted on last week .and badly beaten. It
required a three-fifths majority0but failed
of a majority by eighteen.
Vancouver is inviting tenders on debentures to the value of $2,207,900. All the
bonds are forty year four per cent., and
the amount is the largest the city ha* ever
placed on the market.
All public schools in Vancouver are to
be draped in purple and black during the
official mourning for the King.
Sixty bonnie Scotch lassies passed
through Winnipeg last week for British
Columbia, where they will rejoice the
hearts bf sundry ladies anxious for domestic
Rain is needed at nearly all points in the
west, according to the weekly crop report
of the C. P. R. The report outside of this
one drawback, is very favourable, and the
wheat is now showing above the ground
at many points.
Local option in various cities, town* and
districts of British Columbia will now be
sought by the Local Option League of the
province under the terms and provisions
of the Canada Temperance Act, better
known as the "Scott Act."
Owing to the rapid rise of the Similkameen River, which washed out a portion
of the track four miles north of the
boundary line, railway service on th*
V. V. & E. Railway ha* been disorganized
and Keremeos, Hed ley and Princeton have
been several days without mail*.
By a referendum vote of 416 to 26
the ratepayers of Regina gave a mandate
to the city council to immediately proceed
with the construction of a street car railway
to be operated by the municipality.
Notary Public,
Conveyancer, etc.
and Solicitor,
Notary Public.
B. A.Sc.,C.E., D.L.S., B.C. L. S.
Kelowna,    B. C.
John D. Rockfeller would go broke if he
should spend his entire income trying to
prepare a better medicine thanChambelain's
Colic, Cholera, and Diarrhoea Remedy for
diarrhoea, dysentery or bowel compliant*.
It is simply impossible, and ao say* every
one that ha* used it. Sold by all druggist*.
Canada, being a nation of farmers, has to
pay a very large seed bill each year. Last
year our crops called for 33,000,000 bushel*
seed grain—wheat, oats and barley, and we
are constantly increasing our agricultural
acreage. This being so, the economy of
•owing good seed is a apparent. The advantages to be derived from it are like the
proceeds of a sum of money hud out at
compound interest—they are cumulative in
their effect and grow in ever increasing ratio. Some years ago a competition was
carried on in some 450 place* in Canada
to see just what the actual result* of using
clean pure seed would be, If we reason
with the results obtained by it, v/e find
that our grain last year would have been
increased by 190,000,000 bushels had clean
vigorous seed been sowed on every acre
under cultivation. Now. 190,000,000 bushels of grain would'fill 1,500 mile* of
railway grain cars. It is such 'a- large
amount that it is hard for the mind to
comprehend, but at «uiy rate, it goes to
•how that it would pay our farmere to be
particular about the kind of seed they sow.
Amoc. M.m. Can. Soc, C. E       Graduate Toronto
Waterworks and Sewerage Systems, Pumping and
Lighting Plants, Concrete Construction, etc.
P.O. BOX 137
Dr. J. W. Nelson Shepherd
P. 0. Box 14*
'Pfaon* «6
Corner Peneozi Street and
Lawrence Avenue.
A touch of rheumatism, or a twinge of
neuralgia, whatever the trouble is, Chamberlain a Liniment drive* away the pain at
once and cures the complaint quickly. First
application gives relief. Sold by alidruggists.
Mrs. LAWRENCE, Graduate Nurse,
Glenn Ave., Kelowna, B.C.
Phone 134
Horaes bought and sold on commission. Dray meets all CP.R.
boats. All kinds of heavy team
work. 'Phone 20.
Plans and Specifications Prepared
and estimates given for public Build-
ings.Town and Country Residences
PHONE No. 93
For the Farm, Garden,
or Field.
CATALOGUE   -   -   -   -   FREE.
Office and Packing Grounds,
3010, Westminster Rd.; Vancouver/
Mnisjcv xq loam
On improved property also other securities
Fire, Life, and Accident
Miss P. Louise Adams,
Scholarship graduate in Piano and
Teacher'* Course of Toronto Conservatory
of Music Late Teacher in Westminster
College, Toronto.
Will receive pupils for pianoforte
tuition at the studio.'
Lawrence Avenue, off Pendozi Street.
Address: P.O.. KELOWNA.
Planting, Pruning, Spraying
P.O. Box 174, Kelotona.
Pipe Fitter, Wells Dug and
Pumps,  Windmills, Drains,
etc., repaired and iistalled.
Haroey Aoenue, East.
By Public Auction
On Saturday, May 28th
' AT   2   P.M.
Davy's Livery Stables,
Harness, Buggies, Plows, and  everything that interests the farmer.
V. D. WADE, ;
Special Sales held at dates to suit the seller.
You Don't Have to Wait
Indefinitely for returns when
advertising in The Record.
You may confidently expect a generous   response   almost   immediately.
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Your Photograph
made at
Grai/s Photo Studio
can e mounted in the very latest
Call and tee samples and arrange for a sitting.
Rowcliffe Block.
T     w]
The largest and most Complete
stock of farm implements and
orchard tools, buggies, etc., in
the Valley.
Importer and Dealer in allj-lnds of v 7
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The Orchard Cittj Record.
Thursday, May" 19
The warm weather is now coming on, and one does not
really know just what they do want to eat.
Let us suggest something for you :
Boned  Turkey,  Chicken,  and  Duck, Roast  Beef  and
Mutton, Ham Loaf.
Canned Lobsters, ^Shrimps, and Oysters.
Olives,.. Stuffed or Plain.
For a Cool, Refreshing Drink,
Lime and Grape Juice, Lemon Squash,
and all kinds of Soft Drinks at our Soda Fountain,
Ice Cream in Bricks or any style.
Watch our Windows for
Saturday Specials
Green Vegetables        Lettuce
Everything You Want at
Wholesale and Retail
Fresh Meat Daily
Full supply of Flams and Bacon
Fresh Fish in season
W. LUDLOW, Manager
Phone 135
Phone 35
Phone 35
Ice Cream only.
Send us your
Printing Order
We can execute them neatly and
cheaply, and give you satisfaction
every time.
The People's Store
Phones:  Grocery, 214    Dry Goods, 314     Office, 143
Clearing Chinaat Half-price
[Large and  attractive
rooms and offices in the
Raymer Block
Apply, to     H. W. RAYMER
Bernard Avenue.
We offer you something in China which
we have never offered before. We are
getting ready for New China now on the
way, and are giving such an inducement
on our present stock as to enable you to
help us in cieanng off our China She!
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Our China has always been marked
in plain figures, and what we are
now doing is to cut the price in two.
In other words, in place of buying
any one article at a certain price,
you can get two of such articles at
that same price.
It depends on how fast the stock is cleaned
out as to the length of time these prices
will prevail. The sooner you come, the
bigger the stock, and the better the choice.
Remember Five off for Cash at Lawson's.
Headquarters for the Economical Buger
When having your
Piano Tuned
have it done by a reliable man,
backed by a reliable company.
A. R. KILBEY who is the authorized tuner of the Mason & Risch
Company, is in town, and can
guarantee satisfaction. Leave
orders with Crawford & Co.
and Richter street*. One of these
it a corner lot. Thia property con-
taint about half an acre of bearing
fruit treet. Price $2,200 with very
eaty terms.
Alto wanted a one horse wagon in
good condition.
A. FRANCIS, Kelowna, B.C.
P.O. Box 80.
The Man Who
Is Particular
About his engagements should have
the proper time. A watch is no good
unless you can rely on it to give you
the correct time. There is no occasion
to be ten minutes slow or five minutes
fast. Why not have it right on the dot ?
If your watch is subject to (its, bring
it in to me and I will determine the
cause and report the cost of fixing. If
it is merely a case of regulating, there
will be no charge. \
My repairs are all of the "come
again*' kind, for satisfaction is guaranteed.   A trial socicited.
Bernard Aveiiue.
All work absolutely guaranteed
THE WE" &:L.
Animajs a Hun
ta  Size.
is about six inches
A Formidable Fog to
(jA  dred  Tinr.es
Th- weasel is about six niches ir
length from tip to tip, which seems
very great compared with the height
erf the animal, which is not above; an
inch and a half. The wolf is not above
one and a half times as long as> he is
high, while the weasel is nearly live
times as long, an amazing disproportion. The tail also, which is bushy,
is generally two. inches long and adds
to the apparent length of the body.
The color of the weasel is a light
brown on the back and sides, but
white under the throat and belly. The
eyes are little and black. The ears
are short, broad and roundish and
have a fold at the lower part, which
makes them look as if they were double. Beneath the corners of the mouth
on each jaw is a spot of brown.
This animal, though diminutive in
appearance, is nevertheless a very
formidable enemy to quadrupeds a
hundred times its own size. When
kept in a eago it will not touch its
food while anybody looks on. It keeps
in a continual agitation and seems
frightened so much at the sight of
mankind that it will die if not permitted to hide itself.
For this purpose, says Fur News, it
must be provided in its cage with a
sufficient quantity of wool or hay in
which it may conceal itself and where
it may carry whatever it has to eat.
In this state it is seen' to pass three
parts of the day in sleeping and reserves the night for its exercise and
In its wild state the night is likewise the time during which it may be
. said to live. At the approach of evening it is seen stealing from its hole
and creeping about the farmer's yard
for its prey. If it enters the place
where the poultry is kept it never attacks the cocks or the old hens, but
immediately goes after the young ones.
Generally it merely suc_.'the blood
of the victim.
It is remarkably active, and in a
confined place scarce any animal can
escape it. It will run up the sides of
the walls with such facility that no
place is secure from it. Its body is so
small that there is scarce any hole but
that it can wind through. During the
summer its excursions $re extensive,
but in the winter it chiefly confines itself to barns and farmyards, where it
remains till spring and where it brings
forth, its young.
All this season it makes war upon
rats and mice with still greater success than the cat, for being more active and slender it pursues them into
their holes and after a short resistance destroys them. It creeps also into pigeon holes, destroys the young,
catches sparrows and ■ all kinds of
young birds, and if it has brought
forth its young hunts with still greater
boldness and avidity. In summer it
ventures farther from the house and
particularly goes into those places
where the rat, its chief prey, goes bo-
fore it. |*
The female takes every precaution
to make an easy bed for her little
ones and lines the bottom of her hole
with grass, hay, leaves and moss/and
generally brings forth three to five to
a litter. The weasel, like others of
its kind, does not run on equably,
bat moves by bounding, and when it
climbs a tree by a single spring it
gets a good way. from the ground. It
jumps in the same manner upon its
Crey and, having an extremely limber
ody, evades the attempts of much
stronger animals to seize it.
2 Cents per word, first insertion and
1 Cent per word each subsequent
insertion, minimum 25 Cents.
New Aspinal Potato Planter.   Apply box
160, Kelowna. 17tf
FOR SALE.—Twelve acres of good fruit
land on benches, with water record,
also an 8-roomed house on Park Ave.,
Kelowna.   Apply P.O. box 175.    13tf
Some Splendid White Wyandotte Cockerels bred from Fishel's imported stock
five dollars each. Also pen of pure bred
White Leghorns, Cock and nine hens to
clear; ten dollars.   Cosens. Kelowna. 15 tf
Eight-roomed house  (Morden's) opposite
Pridham's  orchard, with  half acre land,
small fruits, etc.   Apply Geo. E. Boyer.
A large  store  in  Water  Street.
Campbell Bros., Kelowna.
18 tf
white; wyandottes
We have choice stock and will sell eggs at
$2  per   setting.     Larger  lots at reduced
rates.   Schell Bros.. Rutland. 16tf
To let, with cellarage and stable M back.
$10. a month,  situated in Pendozi  Street..
Apply in first instance to  Box J,  Record
Office. 20tf
Pekin Duck's eggs, also pure white Wyandottes. Fishels.   Apply, Cosens.  Kelowna.
A brand new Singer sewing machine, drop
head, in use only a short time.  Cheap for
cash.   Apply, Box G,   Record Office. 20tf
A certain man, fettered by his instincts, married with a certain woman,
whose instincts likewise left her so
But after awhile they discovered
what the amount of it was and grew
"I am your slave!" protested the
woman. "I do nothing but cook for
you and mend your clothes."
"No; I'm your slave," retorted the
man, "for when I have earned so
much as will buy you hats and dresses
I've no time left for any thing" else."
Just here, however, a baby came
along. "Hush I You're both of yon
my slaves!" quoth he.
And in that view the man and tbe
woman forgot their bickering and liver" happily ever after.
Notice is hereby given that I, John E.
Wheeler, intend to apply to the Board of
Licensing Commissioners for the City of
Kelowna, at their next statutory meeting
for the transfer to Lavigne & Dunk of the
license which I now hold to sell liquor by
retail in the Royal Hotel, situated at the
corner of Bernard Avenue and Abbott
Street, Kelowna, B. C.
J. E. Wheeler
Dated the 15th day of April, 1910.
In Bernard Ave. Kelowna, one of the best
stands in city, doing a good. cash business.
Fresh, new stock. Investigation solicited.
Leaving district. Low price for quick sale.
Apply, E. J. Pettigrew.  Kelowna,        23tf
Tent in good condition, size Sft.xlOft with
a 3ft wall.   Nearly new   apply,   Box  314.
Kelowna, B,C. x
Clicking Poisonous Wound*.
Among all people the sucking of the
wound has ever been considered the
most effective remedy of immediate
application for snake bites. In Africa
a cupping instrument is employed in
emergencies of- the kind to draw oat
tho poisoned blood. The ancient followed the same methods, and when
Cato made his famous expedition
through the serpent infested African
deserts he employed many savage
Kiiake charmer-, caled "psylli," to follow .the army. Theoy performed npany
mysterious rites over mon wbo were
bitten, but the efficacy of their treat*
merit appears to have consisted in
sucking the wounds.
Parties wishing to drive a natty buggy
should bring it around at once to Fuller's paint shop. Varnishing $5.00.
Painting from $10.00 to $15.00. First class
job guaranteed.   FULLER & SON.    24-5
High   grade  English  bicycle,   used  only
three months.   Half-price.   Apply Record
Office. x
Improved 10 acre  lot,  house and  barn,
Lot 36, map 425.   Apply Box 140, Startler,
Alta. 24-27
Double scarf pin, man's face, with safety
pin and chain attached. Also steel fishing
pole in bag between Mission ck. and town.
Kindly return to Rembler Paul, Kelowna.
, Explained.
The self-made man, after the manner of his kind, was explaining at
great length, but, with a careful avoidance of details, ljow he had done it.
A shabby, genteel man, with a sneer
on his face, was among the listeners.
"I landed in this country without a
cent in my pockets," exclaimed the
self-made man proudly.
"Yes, but there were other pockets,"
suggested tho shabby genteel man.
The innuendo passed unnoticed,
however, as just then the self-made
man was busily engaged in counting
his small change.
Not being in sympathy with certain
actions of the hereditary branch of
the British Parliament, Tho London
Chronicle has been speculating on the
possible future of the word "lord":
"So far it has resisted the democratization that \\tii befallen 'lady.' No
one talks of 'chorus lords' or bc(Cki8
a speech with 'ladies und lords,' >"n
modern Greek, however, iot.k«'
moans siniply 'Mr.,' and it woulJ bo
rash to predict Hint our descendants
will uot all be 'lords' in the twenty-
first century."
Take notice that I John.Delbert McTavish
of Rossland, occupation Laborer, intend to
apply for permission to purchase the following described lands:— .
Commencing at a post planted half mile
west of the north-west corner of A. J. Ed-
wards pre-emption claim : thence west
eighty (60) chains; thence south'eighty (80)
chains; thence east eighty (80) chains;
thence north eighty (80) chains to point of
Date April 13, 1910. 24-31
i*yyy/, nWWii^^,
Notice is hereby given that an application will be made to the Water Commissioner to change the point of diversion
under a certain water record dated the 29th
day of January, 1900, and held by Joseph
Saucier, and numbered 719, the present
point of diversion being on Priest's creek,
and about five hundred yards from the
south.east half mile post of District Lot
360 in Group one of the Osoyoos Division
of Yale District, and the new point of
diversion is situated on the said Priest's
Creek, about 600 yards above the original
point of diversion hereinbefore mentioned
«nd is just below a small fall.
This notice was posted on the nineteenth
day of May, A.D., 1910, and application
will be made to the Water Commissioner
on the 25th day of June, A.D., 1910.
Joseph Saucier,
Kelowna, B.C.


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