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The Orchard City Record Mar 16, 1911

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VOL. III.   NO  16.
$1.50 Per Annum.
Meeting of City Council
Petition Against Early Closing of Pool Room - New By-law
Introduced to Regulate City's Burial Ground
The usual meeting of the city
council was held Saturday last, the
Mayor, Aid. Leckie, Cox, Jones
and Copeland being present.
The minutes of the, last meeting
were read and adopted, and the
following accounts referred to the
finance committee to be paid if
found correct
J. F. Burne, special legal opinions....$20 00
*•  Kel. Carriage Works,  power  house
supplies    2 00
Orchard City Record, printing    4 00
W.R.Barlee, milk....; 4 12
Mr. R. H. Parkinson, who was
present, said that the Park Committee had asked him to furnish
them with a copy of the plan he
, had made some two years ago for
the laying out of the public park
and for which he had been awarded the prize in the competition the
city had held to procure a suitable
design. This he could not do, as
the plan sent in had been the
original one drawn on tracing
linen, and he had no copy on tile.
He pointed out that no survey had
been made of the roads in the
park. He kindly offered to give
his time free if the city would pay
for any necessary assistants. He
guaranteed that the cost of this
work would not exceed $25.
Mr. Parkinson- was thanked for
his offer, and a resolution passed
that he be requested to make the
new plan of the city park.
A petition was received frpm a
number of property, owners on
1 Doyle Avenue 'abd St Paul street
for the construction of a sidewalk
As the petition stated that the work
was not to be done in accordance
with the Local Improvement Act,
it was decided that the council
take no actiom
A number of property owners
on Richter and Wilson' streets attended to remind the council of a
'K^etition which'they had sent in last
year for a sidewalk to be constructed as a local improvement. The
petition was shelved at the time
owing to the fact that the number
of applications for sidewalks did
not represent a sufficient sum of
money to make it worth while to
issue debentures. The petitioners
now asked that the sidewalk be
constructed at once.
The Board of Works
structed to investigate the petition,
and if found in  order to proceed
with the construction forthwith.
Mr. R. B. Kerr attended with a
petition requesting the council to
strike out of the by-law. now under
consideration. for. the regulation _ of
^>ool rooms, and billiard halls the
clause compelling them to close at
11 o.clock each evening.
Mr. Kerr spoke at some length
the matter.    He appeared, he
council had decided that sidewalks
be constructed only under the
provisions of the Local Improvement By-law, under which the
property owners were responsible
for the cost. SinceY that time no
sidewalks had been put down
except under this by-law. He had
been given to understand by the
owners of property affected by Mr.
Kerr's proposal" that they would
not consent to such an arrangement.
He did not think, therefore/that
the council would be justified in
establishing a piecedent in the
present case by constructing the
walk out of the' city's general fund.
Mr. Kerr pointed out that Harvey
avenue was a main thoroughfare,
which should over-rule such an
objection. He suggested that the
council give his proposal their
serious consideration.
The matter was finally referred
to the Board of Works.
A new by-law, No. 88, the
"Cemetery By-law/'
introduced and read
The object of this measure is to
reduce to defipite shape the rules
governing the city's burial ground.
The cemetery has recently been
properly surveyed and a plan prepared. A copy of this plan is to
be seen at any time at the city
clerk's office. All applications for
interments are to be made to the
city clerk, who will keep, all
necessary records, and issue burial
permits, without which no interment
can take place., A caretaker is to
be j_ppl_nted by the council, whose
duty it will be to dig'all graves, cut
the grass and weeds on all unused
lots, look after the paths, and roads,
and generally keep the cemetery
in order. A scale of charges is also
fixed for the opening of graves,
The council then adjourned
until Saturday next, at 8 p.m.
was    then
a first time.
Interesting Lecture
on Chinese Empire
The Young People's Socities of
the Presbyterian, Methodist, and
Baptist churches me. together on
Monday evening last to hear a lecture by the Rev. Mr. Morgan, who
has lately returned from mission
work in China. The lecture was
illustrated by limelight views, which
included many interesting pictures
showing various phases of life in
the Celestial Empire.
Mr. Morgan had much to say cjf
the terrible famine which is devastating portions of China, the cause
of which was the sudden flooding
of the rice fields. Money was ur-
genlty needed for the relief of the
sufferers who would otherwise die
off in thousands. The lecturer estimated that $ 1.50 would keep one
man from starving until the famine
was over. The cost of living was
so low in China that the average
wage for a skilled workman was
seven cents per day, while such as
coolies received only five cents.
The highest wage paid was not
more than 25 cents.
The missionary was accompanied
by a native teacher who also addressed the meeting, and in very
good English. The teacher also
addressed his countrymen at several meetings in Chinatown both
Monday and Tuesday.
After the meeting a collection
was taken up toward the famine
relief fund amounting to $49 This
was handed tb Mr. Geo. McKenzie
who will hold it until next Tuesday in order to give those who
were not present at the meeting an
opportunity to subscribe. The
total sum will then be forwarded
to Vancouver to swell the fund
being raised there.     < ■
As a result of the consultations
of the native teacher with the local
Chinese, it seems probable that a
misssion will be started amongst
them. A
Meeting of
Board of Trade
Will Make Special Effort To
Advertise the District
Rutland News.
(From our own correspondent.)
Rev. C. W. Morgan, Supt,
Asiatic work in Canada for
were ira^ Methodist church, gave an interesting lecture on the Chinese missions
at the church on Tuesday last. The
route taken by the missionary, in
going to his field of labours was
illustrated by lime light views; and
the three montha.journey from the
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The province of Szi-Chuna in
North west China, is set apart for
the estblishment of missions by the
Canadian Methodist church..
said, not on behalf of the proprietor
of the pool room,- but for the
petitioners whose names appeared
on the sheet. These included 142
voters and 112 residents of the city
who objected to the early closing
for the following reasons (given in
the petition): (a) That billiards are
a healthy and wholesome recreation
and it often happens that perfecdy
respectable and capable citizens
wish to play billiards at a later
hour than II p.m. (b) That minors
are in any case excluded from
billiard halls and pool rooms, and
grown-up persons should be left to
judge for themselves at what hours
they will play, (c) That the only
billiard room in town is very well
conducted, and no complaints
whatever have been made by any
responsible person as to the hours
at which it is kept open, (d)
That it would be a great hardship
to impose a fixed hour for closing,
because players do not like to stop
a game in the middle, rind few
games would be commenced after
ten if -the hall had to close at
Mr. Kerr also had a request to
present to the council for a sidewalk on Harvey avenue from Ellis
street to Richter street.
The mayor informed Mr. Kerr
thpt during the   yeaf   1906   the
Mr. Geo. E. Yale has leased his
house and orchard for three years
to Mr. Longstaff who will take
poression early in April, Mr. and
Mrs yale will reside in Calgary during that period.
The church/has been improved
by the addition of twelve feet
which is added to the front and
will give sufficient eutra accomodation to the congregation.
Pruning and spraying are die
two important items of work just
now, and also form unfailing topics
of conversation.
Mr. W. McDonald is building a
stable on his orchard property.
Rutland population is increasing
by leaps and bounds, our number
being increased by 19 so. far this
The Hon. Price Ellidon was in
town this week in company with
Mr. Hamilton Lang, road superintendent for the district.
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Thompson
and family returned Wednesday
from their trip ejast.
Bank of Commerce to
Open Branch Here
A branch of the Canadian Bank
of Commerce is to be opened in
Kelowna during the next week or
two. Premises have already been
secured next to the Royal Bank in
the store occupied by H. D. Chis-
holm, who is giving up business
with the intention of returning east.
Mr. Chas. M. Durrant, manager
of the Vancouver East End branch
of the Bank of Commerce has been
in town during the week, making
all necessary arrangements.
Band Committee to Meet
A meeting of the above organization is to be held in the Band
room above the Royal Bank on
Tuesday^ March 21 st, at 8 o'clock
prompt to which the attendance of
all Committee members and Bandsmen is strongly urged. A special
invitation is given to all interested
citizens to attend this meeting. As
there is a lot of important work to
be done and matters.to be discussed, a good attendance is desired.
We feel sure it is not the desire of
any of our loyal citizens to think
of such a thing as being without a
band for the coming season. As
this is an open - meeting any
suggestions from those present will
be welcomed as regards the future
of our City Band.
A pleasant evening was spent at
the Social given by the Baptist
Church Choir on Tuesday evening
last. A good audience assembled
and showed to the full extent their-
appreciation of the musical items
and readings rendered. The
guessing competition proved very
interesting. The Rev. D. J. Welsh
spoke on the work which lies
before a choir, and thanked those
present for their presence and
help. Refreshments were served
by the choir members.
The Board of Trade held their
usual monthly meeting last night,
the new president, Mr. J. W. Jones,
In his opening remarks Mr. Jones
said he was deeply sensible of the
honour conferred upon him by his
election to the position of president.
The present year promised to be a
most important one in the history
of the city, and the Board must
keep in touch with all lines of
development. The publicity committee had not been able to do
much in th« way of advertising last
year, owing to lack of funds. There
was now no advertising material
on hand, and the publicity committee would have tb take matters
in hand at once. He referred to
the railway development which
was going on at the lower end of
the valley, and suggested that
Kelowna endeavour, as Peachland
and other places were doing to
get the Kettle Valley company tp
lower their grade so as to enter the
town. They should also try to
induce the Canadian Northern to
biing in their line without delay.
He hoped the members would
attend the meetings and do all in
their power to help things along.
A batch of communications from
various sources was read, including
letters from the Natural Resources
Security. Co., concerning the $500
which they had 'donated as a.
special prize to the National Apple
Show. As the letters were not
-satisfactory the secretary was instructed to communicate further
with them.
The president brought up again
the matter of extending Richter
street south. He suggested thai a
committee be appointed to Wait on
the road superintendent and bring
the need before him. He pointed
out that the government appropriation for roads in the Kelowna
district was. much larger than
previously, and he thought that all
roads leading into the city ought
to be kept in good shape.
It was decided by motion that
Mr. W. C. Crawford and the
president wait on Mr. Hamilton
Lang at once.
Mr. S. T. Elliott urged that the
city be asked to do something'
towards the widening of Pendozi
street, which was far too. narrow
for the amount of traffic which
passed over it.
Mr. R. B. Kerr asked the
to take up the proposal
sidewalk on Harvey avenue.
was, he said, a main road and one
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through the city. It was the connecting link between two sections
of the town and the nearest way
to the schools and churches. The
absence of a sidewalk for just one
block made it a most uncomfortable
street to walk on especially in
muddy weather.
Mr. F. R. E. DeHart said that
although the city now constructed
sidewalks only under the Local
Improvement By-law, he thought
an exception might be made in
this case. The block in question
was not built on, nor likely to be
for years, and therefore no sidewalk would be made unless the
council n.ade it out of the general
A motion was carried that the
council be asked to provide the
It was also resolved that the city
be asked to extend Elliott avenue
through to the city limits.
The night of meeting of the
board was changed to the third
Tuesday in the month, the meetings to be held in the secretary's
office in the Keller block.
A long discussion then ensued
as to the steps to be taken by the
publicity committee in advertising
the city. The amount of funds
available would of necessity determine the extent to which the Board
could go, but it was felt that owing
to the small amount of advertising
hitherto done in comparison with
Taking the Census
Millions in the British  Empire
to be Counted on April 2nd
The Imperial census ts to be
taken on April 2nd, next. On that
day the inhabitants of the British
Empire in all corners of the globe
will be counted—which means that
nearly one quarter of the human
race will be entered on the official
The census of the British Empire
is taken once every ten years, and
on the same date. The 1901 census showed the population of the
empire to. be 396,294,152, a substantial growth from 1891. By no
means all the people have been included in any of the four decennial
censuses, for it has been found almost impossible to convince everyone that the enumeration is not the
prelude to a new tax.. In India the
country is particularly difficult, for
there, questions of caste mysteriously obtrude. On the occasion
of the last census it was said that
hundreds of thousands of Mussulmans and Hindus hid themselves
in the forest all night rather than
be counted, preferring to face the
terrors of the jungle rather than the
questioning of a government clerk.
Many of the frightened natives
even killed their dogs so that their
barking should not reveal the
whereabouts of their cowering
masters. ...„-'
The work in Canada, is, of course
under the supervision of the Dominion government, which pays its
army of enumerators a small sum
for every name collected.
for   a
Serious Floods in
Southern California
Over one thousand acres of rich
bottom land has been washed into
the sea by the raging Santa Maria
River, in the northern part of
Santa Barbara County, California.
The river is: still rising, as a result
of continued storm* in -.7 the
mountains. The loss to live stock
has been heavy.
The total damage due to the
floods in various parts of Southern
California is said to be over five
million dollars. In the Santa Maria
district over 10Q0 acres have been
devastated of crops. The 70,000
gallon reservoir of the Union Oil
Company is a complete wreck.
Los Angeles and vicinity have
suffered to the extent of $250,000.
The loss to alfalfa and garden truck
alone is placed at $100,000.
other towns a special effort should
be made this year to get out some
good literature.
On the motion of Mr. S. T. Elliott it was decided to ask the council to donate $750 towards their*
advertising campaign.
Before adjournment Mr. Kerr
spoke at some length on the advisability of drawing the attention
of the government to the necessity
for more advertising of British Columbia in the United States. He
pointed out that the majority of
those who were settling in the North
west were Americans who as a rule
had more money than any other
class of people, and he did not
see why this province should not
get some of these settlers. A resolution was carried embodying Mr.
Kerr's suggestions.
B.C. Poultrymen Want
Experimental Station
The ^Executive of the British
Columbia Poultrymen's Association
at a meeting in the department of
agricultural last Wednesday ad--
dressed a strongly worded resolution expressive of the association's
regret that provision has not been
made by the government for meeting the recommendation of the
association that an experimental
station to be established for the
working out of the poultry problems affecting the successful
prosecution of this industry in ihe
The resolution urging the date
stamping of all eggs placed on the
market as fresh was also reaffirmed,
and the Dominion government
memorialized for legislation to
make such dating of eggs compulsory.
Preliminary arrangements for,
and a grant of $ 1,000 in behalf of
the provincial poultry exhibition to
be held in Vancouver from the 15 th
to the 20th of January next year
were also made, and R. D. Stewart
and L.■--- Sasalle, of Vancouver,
appointed respectively as secretary
and superintendent for this big
show. The entry fee per bird was
made 50 cents, and individual
prizes of $2, $1 and 50 cents for
first, second and third birds.
Where there are more than 30
birds competing these prizes are
raised to $5, $3 and $2.
It is recommended that a district
exhibit can be provided for
competition by each of the local
associations. J. R. Terry and Elmer
Dixon, of Oregon City, and E. C.
Drew, of Lindsay, Ont, were
named as judges for the provincial
exhibition, vwith "one .other to be -
nam**!,"repT&Sutjsj. Milton; Pruns, pf
Wendell, Idaho, who finds it impossible to act. Mr. Terry will
judge the utility classes, and $ 100
will be given by the association
for the egg-laying competition at
the Vancouver local show.
S. T. Elliott enters a new ljne of •
business this Week. A car of first*
rate -motor boats and skiffs arrived
this week. These, we understand,
are first-rate goods and'well worth
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Mia* Verna Fallon
Starring with the Allan Players at the
Opera Houte, March 27th.
Debate on Reciprocity
■  Agreement Tomorrow Night
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Burning Question of the Hour to be Threshed Out at Public
Meeting in the Opera House
The all-important question of
reciprocity with the United States
is to be made the subject tomorrow
(Friday) night of a public debate.
The Opera House has been kindly
loaned for the occasion free of
charge by Messrs. Brandon Bros.,
and the entire proceeds are to be
handed over to the Hospital.
Messrs. R. B. Kerr and D. Leckie
are to present the case in favor of
the tariff agreement, while Maydf
Husband of Vernon, and Mr. A. R. ,
Lord, B. A., principal of the Public -.
School, will oppose it.
An interesting discussion t of tin} ~
problem, which directly atf«cj»y
each individual, is expected. Aln .
admission fee of 50 cents is to h^A,
charged, the proceedings c&fa* *
mencing at 8 p.m.
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The Orchard City Record.
Thursday, Mar. 16
The Kelorona Land
and Orchard Co.,
Cadder Avenue        Abbott Street
Willow Avenue
On Easy Terms
Under Irrigation and Domestic Systems
K. L. 0. Co.'s Office, Keller Bib.
Read what the Deputy Minister of Agriculture has to say
about Pendray's Lime and Sulphur Solution:—
Office of the Department of Agriculture,
May 6th, 1910.
This is to certify that Messrs. Pendray & Sons* Lime
and Sulphur Solution has, whensver tested by Officials
of the Horticultural Branch of the Department of Agriculture, conformed to the standard strength of 32
degrees Beaume or over.
(signed)   Wm. E. Scott,
Deputy Minister of Agriculture.
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Town and Country
Mr. G. Barber returned last week
from Saskatchewan.
Mr. M. J. Crehan, of the firm of
Crehan and Mouat, accountants, of
Vancouver, along with several
assistants, has been in town this
week auditing the books for several
business firms of the city.
The Ladies' Aid of the Methodist
church intend holding a St. Patrick's
Tea on Friday (tomorrow), March
1 7th, at the home of Mrs. C. Martin,
Richter street, both afternoon and
Mr. Frank Fraser is at present on
a visit to Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. Ashbridge returned
Saturday last from Toronto, where
they have been spending the
winter. t
1 he ladies of the Equal Franchise
League will meet on Thursday,
March 23rd, at the Old School
house, 4 p.m. All friends are
welcome. '
The Rev. A. W. K. Herdman
left Wednesday morning for Vernon, where he is to moderate in a
call to a minister to succeed the
Rev. Logie McDonell, whose resignation was lately accepted by the
Jas. McEachren returned last
week from Brandon, Man., where
he has been during the past winter.
Mr. G. E. Boyer preached last
Sunday in the Benvoulin Presbyterian church in place of the Rev.
A. W. K. Herdman, who was
recovering from an attack of " la
The many friends of Dr. Martin
will be sorry to learn that he is at
present laid up with a serious attack of pneumonia.
The old fire protection well at
the corner near the Presbyterian
church was filled in this week, an
eyesore and a source of considerable danger to the school children
being thus removed. Too bad the
old flume could not go with it, and
so clear up the whole corner.
Wonder if the ch»rch officials
intend to fix up the vacant space
in front of the church this year. f\
little grass and a few shrubs would
certainly do much to soften and
beautify the bare outline of the
Tuesday's boat brought down a
carload of eighteen horses which
were being shipped in from the
east by some of the new settlers in
Mr. A. W. Davidson left Monday
for Montreal. He will return to
take up his land here as soon as
his wife is sufficiently recovered
from her illness.
Mr. Maclnnis, formerly of Prince
Rupert, was amongst the arrivals
by Thursday's boat. Until recently
he was proprietor of a newspaper
at the new northern seaport, but
has sold out his interests there, and
is contemplating taking up land
here as a fruitgrower.
Notary Public,
Conveyancer, etc.
ahd Solicitor,
Notary Public.
B. A. Moorhouse,
C. Harvey,
B.A.. Sr.., C.E., D.L.S..
and B.C.L.S.
Phone 147.
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Corner Peneozi Street and      /
Lawrence Avenue.
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Glenn Ave., Kelowna, B.C.
Phone 134
Horses bought and sold on commission. Dray meets all C.P.R.
boats. All kinds of heavy team
work.   " 'Phone 20.
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indicate refinement, and have a refining influence.
They cheer and brighten the home when the liver is
out of order and the stomach refuses to work.
We have a
New Stock of Pictures,
New Frames, New Moulding,
and an expert framer.
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These  curved   lenses   are
now used  by the leading
opticians  and    oculists in
preference to the flat lens.
We stock them.
Jeweler - and - Optician,
Oh improved property also other securities
Fire, Life, and Accident
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P.O. Box 174, Kelotona.
The Secretary of the Hospital
Society acknowledges with thanks
the following subscriptions and donations since the beginning of the
D. W.Sutherland $ 25 00
Tho*. Renwick  5 00
CEDowning  5 00
W. H. Gaddes...;  25 00
N. D. McTavish  10 00
T. W.Stiriing  100 00
Kelowna Club  100 00
Country branch-Young Ladies'
Aid  100 00
C. W. Dickson    25 00
G. R. Binger..'      5 00
Ladies' Hospital Aid  200 00
Capt. Woodma*      5 00
' Rev. J. W. Davidson       5 00
Rembler Paul     10 00
E. D. Langille     10 00     ;
D. McEachern     10 00
Pet' F. Graham Tollit proceeds
of dance       7 50
Do you know that of all the minor ailment* cold* are by far the most dangerous?
It is not the cold itself that you need to fear
but the serious diseases that it often leads
to. Most of these are known as germ
diseases. Pneumonia and consumption
are among them. Why not take Chamberlain'* Cough Remedy and cure your
cold while you can ? For sale by all dealers. ■ .. ■
Studio     open
Thursday, Friday, and
Rowcliffe Block
If you have trouble in getting rid of
your cold you may know that you are not
treating it properly. There is no reason
why • cold should hang on for week* and
it will not if you take Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy.   Sold by all dealer*.
You will soon want to decade the
question of Paint for your house. But
remember most paints look.alike even?
after the cans are opened but ''Old •
Daddy Time" who inake liis sun.to
sfiine, his wind to blow, his rain, snow
hail and dew to descend shows them up
with unerring ac-uracy.     '■..-   :
The Martin-Senour Paint
is the Inst word on quality, the proof of
purity, the y..rd stick of economy to
the onsumrr.
Full line of Brushes, Oils, Putty,
Varnishes, Floor Stains, Carriage
Paints,  etc.
Safe'frnrtHi'tfSlh ■- ifriit iMBfrt.-i
In the days of the tallow caudle prepared his
paint by rubbing between two stones his Lead
and Oil and color, the ne__rt step to perfection
enabled him to purchase his Lead ia one
package, his color in another, his oil in another
and his Turpentine and Drier in still another
with uo guarantee of purity. The finishing touch
was made with the appearance on the market of
The Martin-Senour Paint
100% Pure
it contains the same materials minus the
"stirring stick" and plus modern and up to date
_ machinery and the supervision of paint experts.
The result is "Old Daddy Time" has a big job
on his hands trying to wear it off.
See the  Fine display of above
and  many other lines at  the
E. C. Scott & Co,
'We own the moat beautiful, site for surburban
residence around Vancouver, cleared and ready for
building, etc. We desire an investment for pur
capital which will bring us fair interest. We will
build you a house according to your own plans and
let you pay for house and lot for rent you are paying now, or we will sell you a lot now at about half
its real value, and let you build at your convenience.
To carpenters and other building mechanic* we
will furnish all building material at cost for a home
and you build your house and pay for it on small
monthly payments.
Mr. W. C. BLACKWOOD, of Kelowna, has
thoroughly inspected this property, and has purchased four lots of 45 feet frontage, and we take pleasure
in referring any prospective buyers in Kelowna to
Mr. Blackwood, as to the value of the investment
You will never have as good an opportunity to own
your own home with as little effort.
Electric trams run though
the property.
Hundreds will answer this, and the first will secure
big advantages, as the prices, terms and  locations
are changing every week by week.
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Phone or Address
1108, Dominion Trust Building,
Phone 8365 or 614, Columbia St.
New Westminster, Phone 687
Open evenings until 9 o'clock. Thur»ciaij, Mar. 16
The Orchard Citq Record
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Onondaga   Runner   Has   Never   Been
Surpassed  by Any   Indian.
Since the advent of Tom Longboat
Canada has produced many Indian
runners, but thi-ra * : only one Longboat. -
Big Chief was the king-pin of them
all, but up to date none, of them hae
uhown anything that is likely to eh&k«
the Onondaga off his "pedestal as th«
greatett Indian runner of the age,
says Lou E. Marsh, who was one of
the> discoverers of the Indian.   7'
Since 1907 and J908, when Longboat
wai in the zenith.of his running career, eeveral hundred re J man have
pounded the reads in short pants and
jerseys, and while some of them have'
turned out to be runners of the first
class none of them has . approached
Longboat's records over the same
course. Take Levi Jamieson and Jim-
mie George, the two best Indian runners of the-year, for instance.
Jimmie George won the Hamilton
Herald race in 1909 and 1910 and the
Ward Marathon in 1910, Lut in every
instance his time was four or Ave
ffiiautes outside of Longboat's bast
tfaaa ov»r th* sum* course. That
ttMHU that had Longboat been in
eith«T event he would huve led George
tome'by !_>.'.. a half a mile to    mile.
Levi. Jamieson sprang into fame
when he won the Foster Marathon at
A* a matter of fact, the most dangerous rival Tom Longboat ever had
for his honors was Acoose. the Western Indian, 'i. e fc___lteaux;Indian beat,
Longboat la.i winter at Toronto,
;*rton the latter was choked up with
'-Veold.'and away out of shape. Acoose
was credited with.world's record time
•for fifteen miles, but the records were
discredited, but just the same the
Western aborigine is some runner. He
Would have been a top notches, too,
had anybody with common sens* taken hold of. him. The Indian had bad
feet, and those behind him knew no'
more about attending to his feet than
a baby hippopotamus does about the
nebular hypothesis,. . In New - York,
with .his feet rifrped all to pieces
Acoose at sixteen miles, tore off-the
finest and longest sustained sprint I
ever say in a long distance race. He
sprinted for eight laps and gained,
three-quarters of a lap ohi-euch men
aa Ljungstroai, the Swede, and Mea-r
do.ws, the Canuck. Then his bad feet
■killed him off. Acoose had the style,
build, and courage of a, world-beater,
and a good handler would have worked his feet into shape.
Jamieson is the most likely-looking
of the 1910 brigade., of redskin run-
.hers.. George is the ..better distance
man, but Jumieson hai the style and
courage. George is a'shuffler — an
easy-gaited -distance' man—while Jamieson .'. will improve. .Jamieson will
..be a grand 5 and.lO.miler next year.:
..Joe Keeper,: a Winnipeg Indian, ran
third-in the five-mile race at the Canadian championships at Montreal and
may improve, but he .is no Longboat.
Allen Hawk, the .Christian .Island
Indian, might do something with, expert handling, but none of the other
Indians around Ontario have shown
much this summer. -J .y.
In The- Halifax Herald and Mail
race of ten miles Thanksgiving Day,
eightlndjans started and the red men-
ran one., two.'and four. The only
one of any. real.; class in the bunch
was the winner, a Micmac Indian
from Prince Edward Island, who ran
the ten miles in 57,20.
Six Indians started in The Montreal
Herald race,. but a white man led
them all home. '.
Yes, there are lots of Indian long
"istance'.runners but only one Tom
Longboat, and just7while we are at
it, let me sny-JLongbbcit is in good
shape to-day.    '•■'. 7'   7. ' • "■■''■•
Give the devil his 4ue—old Tom
Longboat  was  a  wonder.      ^
Slaughter of the Innocents.
One of our up-to-date poultry men
had a thrilling experience recently
which he is not likely to forget for a
couple of moons..; It appears his much
admired flock of thorough-bred, hens
were vanishing by degrees and growing regretfully less:anaL leas until matters attainedysuch a. serious climax
that he decided to investigate the
matter the ntVr night-with a double-
barreled shotgun." After. patiently
waiting in the hen house- for several
weary hourshe. at1a;st~beheJd in the
dim light liis malicious enemy gently
approaching the objects of its visit.
Now was his glorious opportunity tb
deal out swift and awuu justice to
this exasperating nocturnal intruder.
He took infallible aim and fired—so
did the skuiik. But lovely horrors!
whf-n th*> uii?1.hnd rolled away, ten
high-bred hens lay dead, four others,
including tne husband, lay mortally
wounded, while that awful wall-eyed
skunk expediously took its departure
umid a reporcu.ssivo atmosphere that
would stagger n hero, After considering the matter very attentively for
several days our.previously highly-respected citizen and neighbor has decided to discontinue poultry raising
and offers for sale on terms suitable
to the purchaser, one hen house with
content0 p"*l n strong suit of ready-
made clothes; a double-barreled shot*
gun win ut> tnrowii into the bargain.
—Meaford Mirror.
It is a question as to what
will happen if you do hot
give your cold early attention
Start to day and the effects
will surprise you. A cold
simply cannot stay where
Laxacold is.
[If you are late, and the cold
[and the cough has started,
[and it will  give  up.
7 If it don t, see your doctor
at once... .
¥ Price 25c. 6 50c.
U Wits i Co.
Kelowna.     B. C.
J. A. Bigger
Plans and Estimates' Furnished
.Residence,   10 Lawrence Ave;
,      • PHONE 95
Ladies' and
Gents' Tailors
Repairing and Pressing'
promptly attended to.
Under tills heading communications will
bo r'e'eeteed upon ony subject ot interest.
Letters must bi> signed, bi brief, scold
personalities. Tbe Editor does not nee-
sssariltj endorse opinions gioen beloio.
Editor Orchard City Record,
Deair Sir: '■'.''
The question; whether, women
should be enfranchised is certainly
attracting much attention at the
present time. Nevertheless it is
hot generally understood" that the
legal injustices - inflicted upon
women, and the evils.which follow,
result from women having been
for so long without a voice in the
making of the laws.
We may smile at the child-like
simplicity of the old-fashioned man
who remarks:' "let every woman
have not a vote, but a voter," or
." / wouldn't like my wife to vote " ;
but it is surely a duty to make some
clear statement! of facts.
One of the worst laws made for
women without their consent is
that a' wife has no right to her own
children. The husband is the
parent by law; and can leave the
control pf his children by will to
some outsider, so that their mother
can have nothing to do with them.
A man can will all his property
away from his wife and  children.
A;  recent Tattempt. to  amend this
law,  though  brought  forward by
the Attorney-General, a few weeks
ago iii  the . legislature,  failed  because the needs of nonvoters attract
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no attention. .-w      '*•*»<«»*-■
The divorce laws are unequal
for men and women, and no prpper
revision ot them can be made by
men only. - A~:j£ 7
Women workers are shut out
from professions and occupations
in a way which would be impossible if their interests were protected by the vote. They are
denied " equal pay for equal work"
with men, even in work directly
controlled by government. But in
Australia this principle was at once
recognized and carried out, as soon
as the women were enfranchised.
The justice of granting votes to
women has been recognized by
Australia (for all elections in all
the States, and for the Federal
Parliament) ; by New Zealand ;-by
five American States (Wyoming,
Colorado, Utah, Idaho and Washington) ; by Finland and Norway ;
and Denmark will most likely, carry
it out this year. In Washington,
bordering on our own country,
women's suffrage was carried last
November by 52,000 to 29^00 of
the men voters. All countries
which have tried it pronounce it a
Nearly all literary men and
women and artistic and humane
people are earnest supporters of
women's suffrage. It is deeply felt
that the ideal of citizenship can
only be raised by entrusting it to
both sexes to; yyork for it in
common. y
It is for these reasons' that some
of us are forming a society in
Kelowna to promote the enfranchisement of women.
Yours truly,
When you have rheumatism in your foot
or instep apply Chamberlain's Liniment
and you will get quick relief. It costs but
a quarter. Why suffer ? Sold by all
Boy Wanted.
To learn the
Jewelry Business.
Apply to
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 j 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 $10 bachelors or married,
men may obtain a Hospital Insurance
Ticket which entitles the holder to Free
Hospital Attendance for one year from
date of issue for any sickness.or accidents
except contageous or infectious diseases,
which are not be admitted to the hospital.
Applications for tickets or for further in.
formation should be made to . the secretary, Room 1. Keller. Blpck, or'P.O. Box
275, Kelowna, B.C.
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BURNS & Co., Ltd.
Wholesale and Retail
If your business is
not worth advertising,
advertise it for sale.
Fresh Meat Daily
Full supply of Mams and Bacon
Fresh Fish in season
W. LUDLOW, Manager
Phone 135
Sutton's Seeds
Cut Flowers
Kelowna.   • Greenhouse.
A "Want" ad. in the Record
■]' w a sure dividend-paying
1$ W. Crowley Co.
WHiale & Retail Batchers
Goods delivered to any part of
the City
We give our prompt attention
to mail orders
Phone 12      7 A
Prayer for those who
There is a serious movement on
foot to add the words "by air" to
the prayer in the Church of England
to preserve all that travel by land
or water."
The suggestion originated with
the Rev.- Charles de Havilland,
Hampshire, rector and father of
Mr. de Havilland, an aviator^and
now the matter; has been taken up
by Archdeacon Sinclair.
" 1 think," said the Archdeacon,
" that in view ofthe great advances
in aviation and the risks run by
those engaged therein, it would undoubtedly be an excellent thing if
opportunity were afforded in the
litany to offer prayers for the safety
of flying men."
Never wastes time and horeeflesh]~upon faulty or worn-out implements.
A machine that will not do its wor'c right is %dear   at   any   price,   and   the
longer you keep it around, the more it is "eating its head off."
This spring, and it will be easy to   keep right.   Call  in and let us show
you how easy it is to get the right  start.
Our Cockshutt Plows and Adams' Wagons are the
last word in proficiency and reliability.
John W. Sickelsmith, Greensboro, Pn.,
has three children, and like most children
they t«ke cold. " We haye tried. several
kinds of coughs medicine," he says, " but
have never found ftny yet that did them r.s
much good.as Cham'.arlain's Cough Remedy."   Sold by all dealers. "--.
In the matter of. an application for
duplicate certificate of Title to E 4 of
Section 32, Township 26, Osoyoos Division
Yale District.
Notice is hereby given that it it my in-
tendon at the expiration of one month from
the date of tKe first publication hereof to
issue duplicate certificate of title to said
land* issued to Thomas Murray 'and
numbered 1010a unless in the meantime I
receive and vaKd objection in writing,
Land Registry Office,   District Registrar.
Kamloops, B. C., Feb.J5, 1911. y
The Intuitions of an M.P.
Henry Horton Miller, M.P., author
of the Anti-Gumbling Bill, is naturally well known in his home town of
As he .walked to his.office one day
an old man stopped him with ihe.
query: "Mr. Miller, do you know
what J want?"
Being an M.P., Mr. Miller is naturally one of our best little guessers,
so he was,ready'with an answer:
"I'm not sure, Bill," he said, "but I
think you want a quarter to got a
drink." ...
"Mr. Miller," said the old man,
"you show darn good judgment."
..      Hard td Beat.
Barry Bucks is some gardener. In
pulling his roots the other day he
came across n table beet that weighed
81-2  pounds.    It   was a  whopper.—
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This very fine property, adjoining the City of Kelowna; comprises; 20 acres- of
splendid land, being.- just outside the city limits, it is not liable to the city; taxes.
This is atf exceptional bargain* and1 will'only be on the market a' few" days: The
block as shown will be sold in one plot, or divided into small parcels of one or more
acres". If sold in small plots, the present owner will havie' the property surveyed
and staked out, and the the 33 feet as shown on the plan will be* reserved for street
or roadway- purposes. This is an opportunity to secure one or more afctfeSnof land at
a price not much more than the price of an ordinary lot:
For-ft.11 particulars-as to terms arid pride, apply tb1
Harvey ot Diiggatn, Kelowna;   Wl A MeKee, Kelowna;
or R. A. McGee, Wolseley, Sask.
Allen Players Coming to
Brandon Bros, have setu'riid1 the
the leading stock'company' of the
Pacific coast for one week'sengage-
ment at the Kelowna Opera; House
beginning, Monday, Match 2&'th.
The Allien Players afe ;sd well
and popularly known in the'larger
cities of the western coast and
through the Canadian wtest from
VariCQtivei' to Winnipeg tH'ht the
name is a household word'.
Miss Verna Felton-who has'been
starring' in famous roles- for the
past' several seasbns \i'at the 'head
of the Allen Co. Miss' Feltbn, although probably the youngest leading stock star on the American
stage, already has a most enviable
reputation, and press' critidutms of
the leading dramatic revie'ws' pW>-;
riounce Miss Felton among the
foremost'of the world's greht emotional actresses. To thisT brilliaiit
young woman has'been given' the!
artistic ability to handle" such1 roles
as^'Zaza." " Camille," ''Th6 second Mrs. Tanquerayv" " Saph6',''
" Magda," and numerous others of
the most complete' successes of
stage literature.
Mr. P. R. Allen whose keen appreciation of the public's dramatic
tastss has made him a' national
character as a theatrical manager,
has surrounded Miss Feltori with
an exceptionally clever supporting
The Allen players number some
sixteen artists. They carry a special car of scenerv, with each prb-
d'uctibn'complete in detail] With
the company is also their scenic
artist' and their productions are
never allowed to get " shopworn"
To the credit of The Allen
Players this season belongs a repertoire such as is seldom seen be-
ydnd the confines of the great commercial centres. Included in these
are " Zaza," "Magda," "M e r e 1 y
Mary Ann," "The Heir to the Hco-
rah," " The Ressurrection," "Helo
Bill," "The House bf a Thousand
Candles," "Ont of the Fold" "Second in Command," etc. For the
opening play on Monday, March
27th the Allen Players will present
"Merely1 Mary Ann," that most
pleasing- comedy drama' made
famous by Miss Eletior Rbb'son'.' !
- Poptilar prices will prevail. Seats'
at Crawfords.
The Blackwood Livery Stables, r^Ceiit
carried  on by A. R. Davy, is hoi
under new nTia^age^nenty
New Rigs and Teams have been
added, and everything conducted
in first-class city style.
Prompt and- careful attention to
orders for livery or express.
Beginning Saturday, Mar. fi,
As we are now leaving for the east everything must
sold-.   See handbills for particulars.
Variety Store       -      KeloWha,B.C\
/ Next to Royal Bank
New Clothes and Furnishing3 for Mem.
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Wife are a few of' the new Sbring Styles:
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Mi»hf8*Ne*r Spring^ of - Fine Cambric, made" irr coat
styles, all nqw designs.
Monibak—The new Hose^ with a guarantee.
Haif^loz box, $1.50.
 iinMI if!   tnn  ml   ■iUmmi nn..  I "
Spring Gloves; Spring Hats, Spring
Neckwear arid Spring Underwear.
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Orchard Gitq Record
The Mighty Reo."
The car with the get-there-and-back
wait until you have seen a Reo
before buying your automobile.
Impress upon your minds these two special facts:
Robin  Hood  Flour must satisfy you in two
fair trials, or you can have your money back.
It is the guaranteed flour.
Robin  Hood  Flour absorbs  more moisture
than other flours, therefore add more water
when you use it, and get a larger whiter loaf.
Oats, Bran, Wheat,
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Barley and Oat Chop
l&edn Glean Stock, Just In.
Buggies, Cutters, Wagons,
Bob-Sleighs, etc.
IHC. power:sprayer
Do your own and other spraying rapidly;, cheaper, and
more effectively.    Do all kinds off odd jobs  with the
engine—pumping, sawing wood, feed grinding, etc.
Dealers in Farm and
Orchard Implements
Pendozi St. and Lawrence Avenue.
All kinds off Repairs
Prices Quoted to Any Point
on the Lake
Ferry to Bear Creek every Friday.
Box 66
Kelowna, B.C.
Phone 11
Phone 120
Funeral Directors and Embalmers.
We haoe a lar6e consignment of the latest lines of
(:     Pioture Moudings JUST IN.
Now ia your time to get,all gour Picture Framing
done, at prices that DEFY COMPETITION.
Satisfaction Guaranteed. Office Phone, 86
Trustees: Rev. T. Greene, C. S, Smith, M. G. Gorrie, E. R. Bailey.
Librarian: J. B. Whitehead.
Subscription: $2 per .year, with deposit of -75c. returnable upon withdrawal.
Country members allowed 30 days, town member* 14 day■ for reading,-
The books are pfaced just inside the door of the Billiard Hall, and «Jj»n be obtained between tho hours of 10 a.m. and 10 p.m.
Borrowers wishing to do so may leave books for exchange with  Mr. J. M.
Croft, shoemaker, Bernard avenue, giving librarian choice of three books.
J. B. WHITEHEAD. Billiard Hall, Kelowna.    A
- Provincial and General News
Besides passing a resolution
strongly endorsing the reciprocity
agreement, the Saskatchewan Legislature has expressed itself as in
favour of an immediate increase in
British preference.
United States army officers have
been investigating the death of a
Papago Indian, whose tody was
found tied to the tail of a wild
horse. They succeeded in follow-
ingthe trail of the animal back to
the camp of the Indians, several of
whom were arrested. Persons
who art* familiar with the Papago
Indian customs believe the Indian
was accused of witchcraft and for
that reason was.executed. '..'.One of
the prisoners has further admitted
that the young Indian lived' in the
camp, but says he was crazy.
The Indians of East Kootenay
are reported to be increasing in
number, instead of decreasing,
which is the general situation*^
their race throughout America.
Careful calculation based on
figures from many souices show
that forty-five thousand women of
Winnipeg Wear furs aggregating in
cost four and a half million dollars,
the highest-priced individual set
being five thousand dollars.
Canon Camille Carron, chief of
the Grand St. Bernard monks, died
recently at Martigny, at the age of
fifty-nine years, after controlling the
destines of the St. Bernard and
Simplbn Hospices, which belong to
the St. Augustine monks, for the
last twenty-five years. During this
period the Canon saved the, lives
of hundreds of ..travellers on the
two passes, and entertained many
thousand others, without ■■ asking
for a penny, at the hospices.
Ata funeral service in Michigan
hew sensation was provided. Wm.
Faxson's voice was heard while his
body lay in a casketA Those gathered to pay a filial tribute, heard
two hymns by him, and also heard
him as one of a trio, including his
son and .daughter, in sacred songs.
When the: mourners hadifgathered
in the parlor of the Faxson home,
in which his open coffin lay, jhey
were surprised to hear |his voice
from behind a screen of flowers.
A gramophone was used.
.Thomas :Howell, head of the
Canadian Northern department of
immigration, in London Eng., states
that he has 4,000 .women as applicants as emigrants. The first 50
willleayexin April «nd 100 in .May
with further parties throughout the
year.. /.  ■■■
While crossing from Flint to the
Granite King mine, near Kaslo,
B.C., Messrs. Patrick *G. Johnston
and George Banbury were caught
in an avalanche, the former suffering instant death. Banbury saved
his life by throwing himself back
ward on the avalanche and moving
downward with it. On reaching
the bottom hie found himself buried
in snow. Struggling, he call for
help. The miners from the flint
mine heard the call and hurried to
the rescue.
On behalf of an American and
two Winnipeg syndicates; deals
were closed last Friday for the purchase of approximately nine hundred thousand acres of land in the
Peace River district of British Columbia. The amount involved in
the three transactions is about $5-,-
000,000, the vendors being the
British Canadian Securities Co., and
the Grand Trunk Lands Co., of
Vancouver. The new owners intend to engage in colonization
work on an extensive scale, adopting the methods which are so successful in settling Alberta and
A charter has been granted by
the government incorporating the
British Columbia Steel Corporation
with a capital of $I( 0,000,000. The
plant will be erected at Port Mann
near New Westminister.
Members of the Alaska road
commission party which surveyed
the proposed road between Nome
and Seward arrived in Seattle a
few days ago and reported finding
the body of John Olson, a prospector, on the trail near Distaket, 60
miles from the Iditarod, late ,in
Janurary. The body was in a sitting attitude on a sled frozen stiff.
A syndicate of Winnipeggers has
purchased the assets and plant of
the Fort George Lumber Co.
A team of horses and a load of
lumber for the Seymour Arm fruit
company disappeared through the
ice at Shuswap Lake last week.
The ice apparently strong, broke
under the excessive strain.
Ben Epp, a Vancouver cattleman
who followed a man all the way to
New York intending to shoot him,
committed suicide when he found
that his quarry had escaped him,
Mayor Taylor, of Vancouver, has
issued a pre-emptory order to the
police that the curfew bell shall be
rung each evenirig at 9 o'clock.
In their petition to the provincial
government asking for aid to defray the' expense of a trail from
Chilliwack to the Steamboat mountains, a committee representing the
Chilliwack board of trade will point
put the fact that thousands people,
will go into the Skagit river mining
district the coming summer. This
is only another manifestation; of
the interest which has,-been . awakened in the district ljyr_tfi'ejremark-
able showing of high grade ore
found on some of the properties.
Fires Destroy Seven-
eighths of Timber
"Harem"  and  ."hobble"   skirts
ere made the- su
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lation in a bill presented in the Illinois assembly last week. 'Hobbles'
measuring less than one and a half
yards at "the bottom are prohibited.
An absolute ban is placed upon
the 'harem* skirt by the bill, which
prohibits any-women appearing in
public in the garb.
Railway men in interior British
Columbia are circulating a petition
to Premier McBride and the provincial executive asking for the appointment of Mr. Thos. D. Caven,
M. P. P. for Cranbrook, aa minister
of railway's. The petition in favor
of Mr. Caven was drawn up by the
Cranbrook members of the Order
of Railway Conductors, and has
already received a wide circulation
and strong support, it is stated,
among railway men throughout the
The herring season, has closed
at Nanaimo with a total pack of
approximately 4,000 tons.
R. MacMillan
Inspectors of
Landscape and
Largest Studios in the Interior
Portraits by appointment.
Pendozi Street
Smith Street
For every foot of timber that has
been" cut in-Canada by lumbermen
at least seven feet have been destroyed by fire.
This startling statement is made
in a bulletin of the Forestry Branch
of the Department of the Interior,
lately issued (Bnlletin No. 9, 'Forest Fires of 1909").
The author, Mr. H
one of the assistant
Forest Reserves,  is
trained  forester, who _ has   given
much attention to this subject. His
figuies have   been based  on  the
latest obtainable data, including a
careful estimate of the stand  of
timber originally standing in  the
forests of Canada and that still remaining; the difference  between
these two, less the amount estimated to have been cut by lumbermen
represents the  amount  destroyed
by fire,
Even this estimate of the ratio of
timber burned to timber cut is not
as large as some given elsewhere.
Senator W. C. Edwards, the present president of the Canadian Forestry Association, and one of the
best known and most successful
lumbermen of the Ottawa valley,
is on record as saying that in that
valley ten times as much timber
has been destroyed by fire as has
been cut by lumbermen.
The past summer has brought
very prominently to public notice
the forest fire problem, especially
in regard to the fires in the states
of Montana and Idaho, and more
recently in northern Minnesota,
where so many towns were destroyed.
The Canadian Forestry Association has for years been endeavoring to arouse public attention in
regard to these fires, and of late
the work of the Commission of
Conservation has been largely directed in the same direction.
The Most common causes of insomnia is
disorders of the stomach. Chamberlain's
Stomach and Liver Tablets correct these
disorders and enable you to sleep. For
sale by all dealers.
Shrubs, Shade Trees, Roses, Ornamentals, and
general Nursery Stock.
Book your orders at once for spring planting.
The highest class of stock, true to name, and all the
standard varieties.
K.  E.   BOYER,   Manager.
Rough and Dressed Lumber.
Shingles, Siding, Doors, Windows,
Mouldings, Etc.
Kelowna Saw-Mill Company, Limited
Fire, Life, Accident, Employers7 Liability.
MORTGAGES negotiated.   AGREEMENTS OF SALE purchased.
Pleasantly situated at South Okanagan. Convenient six-roomed
house, stable, and usual out-buildings. Good water. 10 acres
of excellent pasture for cows, horses, etc.    2 min. from school.
$10 per month.
Situated within.one half mile  of town,  and  being
.   .. about loo feet above the lake, it commands a beauti- . ....
ful view of the town, lake and surrounding country.
Ideal Fruit' Soil. Abundance of Water.
Close, to Town and'Market.
There is only one GLENMORE. Don't miss the op.
portunity of selecting a few acres of this desirable
property. ,
If you wish a cheap building lot or an acre of land call on us and we will
chow you our sub-division   - ..■.■."-. 7/;..■■; ■■:■..'-';''•'.'■
Just four blocks from the centre of the town.    Prices low.   Terms easy,
monthly payments if so desired.
,£*M ■ Wi ?.w Fire Insurance
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We represent only the best board'eompanies.
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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.
lb? British Columbia Sugar Refining
Company, limited.   .
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The Orchard Gity Record
Thursday Mar. 16
Now, You Have It J
If it is only a five cent, purchase we
can save  you  money.
Insist to-day in buying all your Tea,
Coffee and Groceries where Bargains
and  High-class  Goods await   you.
Specials for Sat., Mar. 18th:
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No. 1 Laundry Soap, 7 bars for 25c.
Canned Tomatoes - 2 tins for 25c
Choice Bulk Raisens - - 31bs. 25c
Egg Plums and Bartlett  Pears,  extra
large tins, 25c tin.
Edwardsburg Corn Syrup  -  35c pail
H. & P. Mixed Biscuits -    -    20c lb.
Choice Fish, Finnan Haddie, Smoked
Halibut, Kippers, and Salt Cod.
To buy here is to buy wisely.
Bring or send your orders to
Phone 35       -        Phone 35
Good meals to be had.
Closes Tuesdays and Thursdays^ 9 p.m.
Misses Laidlaw.
Corner Water St. arid
Do your watcli, clock, and jewelery
repairing. I guarantee to do it thorougly
I quickly, and at reasonable price. Clocks
called for and delivered. Bring me
your jewelery and have it cleaned and
brightened up. No charge for that.
No job too ,large, No job too small.
Prompt attention given to all alike.
Bernard Avenue.
All work absolutely guaranteed
The Misses Hartin
will hold their
Millinery Opening qf
Spring Styles,
March 15 & 16,
Ladies' Cordially Invited. •■
The People's Store
Phones:  Grocery, 214    Dry Goods, 314     Office, 143
There are some'things as much a part of the month of March as the March winds.
For instance:
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Puro Pancake Flour, makes thin wafery Hot Cakes, and the trouble is
almost nil.       Per package, 25c
Delmonte Self-raising Buckwheat Flour, makes the kind of Hot Cakes
that melt in your mouth, per package, 25c.
We also have Buckwheat Flour in 101b sacks, with which the Pancakes
are made like mother used to make.    Per 101b. Sack, 75c.
To thoroughly enjoy any of the above, you must have
And that same is found in the
Quart bottles or tins, 60c.     Half gallon tins, $ 1.   Gallon tins, $1.90.
We know this brand to be good.
Another line, popular at this time, is HONEY
Five pound tins Pure Ontario Honey $1.25
7   Headquarters for the Economical Buyer
mu_    '*SffQ£
VPe've just received our new
"Queen Quality styles for Spring
and they re beauties. Vv« did not
believe such footwear possible at the
£rice. ihe makers nave outdone
themselves. Smart, snajyfiy styles with
plenty of comfort and service—just
what you have been looking for. You'll
buy here eventually. viZhy not to-day ?
The Kelowna Outfitting Store,
The Store of the Stylish Shoe,
W. B. M. CALDER,   Prop.
On and  after  Monday,  March  6th,
the Livery business now carried on
Will be removed and carried on as
usual  at the
Mcdonald stable
At the rear of   Cameron's
Blacksmith Shop.
Mr. Davy hopes to meet all his old customers
at the new stand.
Now is the time to-get your
Buggy Painted or Varnished
And Fuller is the boy who can do
it in first-class style,
And at   Reasonable Prices.
We have the Finest Wallpaper patterns in Canada  to
select from.    A post card will bring the samples
for inspection.
Also agent for The Woman's Household Friend,
The Up-to-date
Vacuum Cleaner,
The cheapest and most sanitary machine made.
Does away with sweeping and pouncing carpets
and rugs.    Only $10 each, with wood floor attachment
Every house should have one.
W. S. FULLER,     Kelowna.
Cabinetmaker and
Certified Embalmer.
On call night and day.
James Bros. Block.
Phone 88.
The Kelowna Canning Co., Ltd., having
made arrangements for the installation of
an up-to-date Corn Plant, are now open to
contract for at least 50 acres of corn for the
season of 1911.
Intending growers are invited to
secure their contracts as early as possible,
as, in view of the cobs only being required
for canning purposes, the stalk will find a
ready market for stock feed, and in consequence this crop will prove most lucrative.   Lose no time., Apply early.
2 Cents per word, first insertion and
1 Cent par word"each subsequent
-insertion, minimum|25 Cents.
Mr. Harold Tod Boyd now receives pianoforte, pupils  at  tha studio, Trench Block/'
(Front room). Address box 374, Post office '*|
A   ~"       HORSES ~    '       \}\
All kinds broken to drive. Also all kinds ci
for sale. Horses clipped. Apply E. J. fl
Pettigrew. I3tf
Men wanted at once to do root grafting.
Apply Rosefield Nursery, Gellatly, B. C.
.       '  . 13-I6J
Length 33ft, beam  9ft.  First-
class    high-pressure    engine,
nearly new safety water tub*
boiler,  all   in   good   running^
order.    Will be sold cheap forj
cash.   Apply P.O. Box 160.
~ FOR SALE    ~        ~
Single comb brown Leghorn, single combq
white Leghorn cockerels, single comb black j
Minorcas, from stock of C. C. Sheemaker,]
Freeport, HI.   Craig Bros., Rutland.    15-7
160 acres of good fruit land, 2J miless
from Kelowna and J mile from school.
20 acres cleared, the rest is free from J
stones and easify cleared. Small houses
stabling for 6 horses also chicken house I
and other outbuildings. Terms, $40 per(
acre, $3,000 cash and balance to suit at j
6 per cent, interest per year. For further)
particulars apply to P. O. Box 448 Kel- j
owna. 10-tf
WANTED: More room for  the  breeding
season, so am offering for sale a few pure*
bred Buff Orpington  cockerels, hens, and.',
pullets.   Cockerels, $5 and $7.   Pullets. $2 L
Hens, $1.50.    My birds have only   missed 3
giving me eggs for 7 days since 24th  Dec_'f
!909.   At Ashcroft I won 1st cockirel, lstS
hen, 2nd pullet, and 3rd cock.   At Ender-
by 2nd  pullet,  2nd   pen,   and  3rd   cock.]
Eggs  for  hatching,   1st pen, $3 for 13, $5 I
for 26.   2nd pen, $2 for !3, $5 for 39.
Rutland, P.O., B.C.
Married man, must be practical farmer and']
experienced  with   stock.      Apply  R.  E.
Harris, Hawkesdale Dairy. 15-6
A  purse,  containing  a  sum   of   money.
Owner can have same by proving property \
and paying for. this ad.     Apply B. Calder.
Morden'a house, six rooms, With or  without land.   Apply G. E. Boyer. I6tf    '
The Westbank Trading Co., Ltd.,-
Westbank, B.C.
Under a Chattel Mortgage to the Royal.
Bank of Canada for the sum of $7,094.00, I]
Lien contract to The W. H. Petrie-B.C,..'
Limited, and by virtue of a writ of Fi Fa 1
issued out of the Supreme Court of British (
Colnmbia,-a Woodman's Lien-for the sum]
of $2,316.35 besides Sheriff s fees and other'/
legal expenses, and to me directed and {
delivered, and I have duly seized and'.j
levied upon the following property, to wit:|l
1st Saw Mill, Buildings and Machineiy/T
situated  on   Lot 24  according  to plan of §
suddivision of Lots 486, 805,   and 806,1
Osooys Division of Yale district,   B.C.,-1
known as We*tbank,-together  with  lease!
of said lot for three years, subject fo' renewal. -"
2nd  700,000 feet of saw logs,  more on
3rd  200.000  feet of  lumber,   more
less, in mill yard. I,
4th  Portable Engines and Sundries.
Notice is given that on Tuesday, the 4tfe|
day of April, at the hour of 11 o'clock of;
said day at tha Saw Mill, Westbank, I wil<
sell by public auction the above described
property or so much thereof aa will satisty
the claims and costs. .
Mill and property can be seen on apply ^J
ing to John Robinson, bailiff in charge  al
the Mill. Westbank.
Dated this second dav of Macch, 1911.
Yale County.
Laying hens and pullets.
Keiowna Greenhouses.
H. Lysons,!
.-. __ "71
io-o   —
Double set of work harness, in good  condition.     FOR SALE, smart driver  and,]
saddle horse, quiet and well broken.
Write or phone C. W. Dickson.    16tf
Windmill and 10,000 gal. tank. Apply POi
Box 149. 16
Above Trench's Store, also double room I
for light housekeeping. Rents moderate.if
Apply P.O. Box 257, or to W. Parker. I6tf(j
Fountain Pan, Conklin's self filler.   Findefc
rewarded on returning same to W. Parker^
Barred Rock Cockerels, now
is the time to mate your pens
for early hatching; also 280
egg incubator, will exchange
for tent, single harness, or anything useful.    C. E. Weeks,
Benvoulin B. C.
The Merchants and Business!
Men of Kelowna have agreed!
to close their places of business]
every Thursday, at 12.30 p.m.i
From April 16th to October]
26th, 1911,
Both Days Inclusive.
Provided that no weekly half-holidavj
shall be held in any week during which.M
a statutory holiday shall be observed, or a'I
civic holiday proclaimed. ' ;1
Provided also: that this agreement shall (|
be binding on the parties thereto  only  as'j
long as its condition! are observed by all \
the business firms concerned.


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