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THE CHASE TRIBUNE
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THEY'RE   COMING   TO   CHASE     |
Vol. 1. JSTo. 45
Chase. B.C., Fridav. February 28, 1918
82.00 Per Year
Panoramic Cartoon of Chase in 1912.
Stetfon Five.
Drawn by J. Howard Smith.
Activities Are  In Progress On
Several Buildings In
The Town.
- Building activities begin in Chase
with the first hint of spring. February
weather thiB year is a trifle too cold for
anything very serious in that line. At
present work is confined chiefly to extensions and improvements on existing
buildings.
W. F. Barnes is completing the building he used last summer as a carpenter
shop. Double doors and a glass front
look as if the place is destined for gentler uses than the making of doors and
windows. The location is a suitable one
for almost any kind of business.
R. P. Bradley is building an addition
to the rear of his Btore to make room
for the enlarged stock that is arriving
for the general' merchandise business
he wil| open up in a few days. The new
part is twenty by thirty feet, and will
be used for a Warehouse and workshop.
The original building is thirty by forty
feet so the completed structure will be
seventy feet deep from the street.
In residences the improvements take
the form of adding conveniences for the
months when we forget that the thermometer ever was below zero or the
water pipes ever froze up. Geo, Kyle
and Louis Land are each putting on a
verandah that will spell comfort on
summer afternoons.
The house on Sicamous avenue owned
by Mrs. Charles Olaen, formerly Mrs.
McBryan, is being enlarged to such an
extent as to make it practically a new
building. -: "���-'���
IS
Late Pritchard News.
Some,.of our prominent citizens attended' the K. P. social in Chase on
. Tuesday evening.
The stores in this section are rushing
the times. Spring seeds are already
for sale; we take that as an indication
of early spring.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Martin drove to
Chase on Tuesday, returning the same
day.
John Clegg and Andy Bond of Chase
spent Wednesday in this promising
community.
On Tuesday, Basil Carr met With what
might have proved a serious'accident
While Mr. Carr was felling a tree, a dog
belonging to the family got crushed underneath, and on its master attempting
to release it he was bitten on the wrist.
Fortunately, Mr. Carr was working
close home, and the wounds were soon
cauterized. We are glad to report that
the patient is doing nicely.
Knights of Pythias and Their Friends
Spend an Enjoyable Evening
at Monthly Social.
The second of the evenings which the
Knights of Pythias at the beginning of
the winter decided to devote monthly
to cards and dancing fell on Tuesday of
this week. The proportions to which
the lodge has grown make its social
functions embrace half the town. The
entertainment committee are a bunch
of live wires all right for they learn
from one evening how to make the next
one even better,
The attendance was good on Tuesday
evening and the arrangements for a
good time were complete. Cards and
other games filled the first hour. Then
after a song by Mrs. Farris and a hum*
orouB reading by Mr. Harry Law, Past
Chancellor Bradley handed over the programme to Mr. Sainsbury as floor manager for the dance that with an intermission for supper lasted till after two
o'clock. The music by Mr. Gordon on
the violin and Miss Stewart on the piano
was easy to dance lo. These monthly
socials are becoming so popular that the
K. P. 's are adding rapidly to the list of
their lady friends.
5000 Facts About Canada.
The public will welcome the 1913 addition of "6000 Facts about Canada,"
compiled _y Frank Yeigh, the acknowledged authority on things Canadian and
the author of "Through the Heart of
Canada." Ten thousand copies are now
sold annually, which find their way all
over Canada and the Enipire.indeed the
world.
"The Facts booklet is stuffed as full
of information as sausage is of meat,"
is the happy and true way an English
journal puts it, and the new issue, which
includes many new features and improvements, such as colored map of the
Dominion, presents a striking story of
the wonderful advance of Canada in a
single year.   We now talk in billions.
The booklet is issued at 26 cents a
copy, by the Canadian Facts Publishing
Co., 688 Huron Street, Toronto, and is
sold by all the leading newsdealers.
The Quality of Its Soil Will Make Pritchard
One of the Best Farming Districts
In The Interior.
See the Cowboys.
Some of the liveliest wild-west films
that ever caused an audience to grow
pale with excitement will be shown at
the opera house to-night and to-morrow
night. They have been in Kamloops
most of the week. According to the
reports they make the Calgary stampede
look like a Ladies' Aid afternoon tea.
If you're broke borrow half a dollar
from someone who has two, and see the
pictures.   Read the ad.
History repeats itself. The story of
the west is the story of ihe discovery
that what were supposed to be only
grazing lands were the most fertile of
farms'if properly cultivated. That 1b
happening at Pritchard.
The new-comer will meet old settlers
ln the district who will tell him that the
country west of Shuswap is no good for
anything but a range for cattle unless
it is irrigated, and that irrigation on
any extensive scale is too expensive to
be practicable. That there are those
who disagree with him Is evidenced by
the continual influx of prospective
farmers into that same country. And
they are making good.
Perhaps no one ever believed in the
possibility of dry farming until the miracle was performed before his eyes. It
is probable that a large percentage of
tho bench and bottom lands around
Pritchard will eventually come under
irrigation,as a small percentage already
is, but in the meantime the ground will
not lie fallow.
The yearly precipitation at Pritchard,
is greater than at any point in central
Alberta, and on the benches back from
the river it is still heavier than along
the railway. Yet there are few more
productive sections of the continent
than Alberta. Some of the farmers in
the Pritchard district have made a study
of dry farming and their neighbours
will not be slow to profit by their example when they see the results. To
take a piece of ground that in most
moisture as to make it produce profitable
crops each season without fall takes
farmers with intelligence, farmers who
are not set on doing things the way
their grandfathers did.
But the farmers of Pritchard are taking
their work seriously. They are taking
advantage of all the facilities afforded
by both the Dominion and Provincial
governments to Increase their knowledge of the latest methods. They look
upon farming as a science, an art and a
business. In our day'it has become'all
three.
Within ten miles of Pritchard as a
centre there aire not only thousands but
tens of thousands of acres of good land.
Probably 'even the most optimistic have
but a faint Vision of what is in stpre for
this favored locality. One thing is certain, it is destined in the not far distant future to carry a population running in the thousand, with a thriving
little town seated prosperous and secure
at its centre.
During the past year two stores and
a temperance hotel have been opened
at Pritchard siding. The freight shipped
from there runs Into a good many hundred cars per annum. The residents are
becoming urgent in their requests for a
station agent and for a bridge to connect the increasing number of settlers
on the north side of the river with the
railway, A recent advance step has
been the opening of a mail route from
Pritchard to Penintan. Those who keep
their eyes on Pritchard are due to see
years burns bare with the sun early minings happen there in the next year or
the summer and so conserve the natural two.
Will Hill.
There's more rhyme than poetry in
his name. If you want to know who he
is, he's the Quaker man who was in here
last week. He's not the silent sort of
Quaker man that waits for the spirit to
move him. He's out after the business.
He represanta the people who sell Quaker oats and all the other Quaker
things.
His firm have recently purchased.a
flour mill in Saskatoon and they are going
to push their product in British Columbia. Just now Will Hill is doing the
pushing. While in Chase he sold a carload of Quaker flour to R. P. Bradley.
It will form part of the stock for the
general store that he intends to open up
in a few weeks.
Thick ancl_Thin.
Paul Einili* Lamar-he, who sits lor
N.colet. in the Canadian House ol
Commons, and Captain Tom Wallace,
of -Woodbridge, an close personal
friends, although Lamarche is the
thinnest and Wallace is the fattest
member Id Parliament. During tha
navy debate. Captain Tom was sitting directly in (root of the little
French-Canadian while George Gra-
h-m was making his fighting speech
against the Government - proposals.
Suddenly Lamarche tapped the captain on the shoulder, after attempting
to peer around his bulky frame ana
whispered:
"Say, Tom, do you mind sitting
sideways for a moment. I want to
see who is sitting on the (root Opposition benches."
A Local Edison.
A wireless station! That's the latest
of the modern conveniences tn this (up-
to-date town. It is sure modern enough
but so far isn't much of a convenience,
except for the experimenter In his shop
to get the call to dinner from the house
a few yards away.
Percy Weaver haa been putting in bis
spare time lately rigging up a despatching statioa^in his hopt and a receiving
station in the shed on the back of the
lot His materials for construction
were the bowels of burnt out transformers and other discarded electrical junk
that happened to be lying round. It is
this haphazard nature of the material
used that makes the achievement noteworthy.
On Wednesday, after much experimenting, the thing was ready for testing. With Andy McConnell on the receiving end a test message was de-
patched from the house. The dots
came through all right but the dashes
got tangled up in the trees. When a
detector that is on the way arrives the
apparatus will work for further orders,
The first order is in already. It is for
wireless equipment for one of the boats
of the Chaso fleet, the "P. D. Q. of
Chase." When the whole fleet is thus
equipped passengers will feel an added
sense of security in crossing to the
warehouse or going up to Celista for a
picnic.
If You Can Shoot
Or think you can, get around to the
Underwood on Monday night at eight
o'clock and see what is doing. You'll
find a hot bunch of game sports with a
proposition to put up to you. And unless you're a dead one you'll bite. It's
a meeting to promote a gun club; not
the kind that holds one or two shoots
and then croaks, but a live club with
live men in it, that organizes to stay organized.
The meeting Is the sequel to the one
held Isst Monday night. It was there
that the plan was hatched, though a
few had been brooding over it for as
much as quite a while. The fathers of
it, or at least those who to date have
become members, are A. E. Underwood
Dr. Scatchard, C. L. Barker, F. E.
Gook, A. McConnell and E. A. McGoldrick. These elected from among their
number a competent staff of provisional
officers, It consists of E. A. McGoldrick. The staff can shoot some himself.
His favorite occupation between meals
is said to be throwing marbles in the
air and shooting them to pieces with a
rifle.
Be around onJMonday night and get
into the game.
Didn't Like the Attire.
As visitors to the capital know, a
statue of Sir John A. Macdonald, on
o Parliament hill, stands just a little
"above that of the late Queen Victoria
A rural couple, visiting "The Hill'
for the first time, paused before the
statuary. 'Pretty fine likeness of old
Sir John," remarked the male hall
of the delegation.
"Very nioe; very food, indeed,"
agreed his better half, aa she siaed up
the Queen Victoria monument, with
ita sceptre and flowing robes, "hot 1
don't care very much for the clothes
w*m by Mrs. Macdonald I"
OF
Operations of the Adams River Lum-
' ber Company for Ertsuiitg 'roar
Are Discussed.
The annual meeting of the shareholders of the Adams -River Lumber
Company, Limited, was held at tha
Company's offices on Friday of last
week. Those present were the president, J. P. McGoldrick, of Spokane,
Geo, A. Lammers, of Stillwater, Minn.*, -
T. H. Hornby, of Valentine, Nebraska,
W. F. Lammers, treasurer, und B. W.
Sawyer, managing director.
Some account of business done will
appear in our next issue when matter*
left open shali have been completed.
A Growing Trade.
In a district where the price of coal
is comparatively high, and where wood
is plentiful, traffic in firewood promises
to become important. W. Louie has
found it profitable and is preparing to
carry on the business more extensively.
He is getting a scow built for carrying
wood from points along the lake to
Kamloops.
The craft will be 62 feet long with a
18 foot beam, and will be propelled by a
26 horse power gas engine. The hull
will be three feet deep and decked in
tight on top, and the scow will carry all
ita cargo above the deck. The propeller
will be geared so that it can be raised
in shallow water and lowered in a rough
sea. The capacity of the boat will be
about 86 cords of wood.
H. A. Fowler of Celista is building
the scow and the contract calls for delivery ln May.
Wood retails in Kamloops at six dollars a cord. Mr. Louie has been at
work this winter selling and sawing
what he rafted down last fall. He has
6000 cords to cut on his own place in
Niskonlith Valley, which he believes
will pay for the clearing of the land.
Mr. Levi is a kind hearted, conscientious man, an example of what Maeterlinck calls "our anxious morality."
But he is also German, and spends the
pennies hard. He has a hired man who
says, "Mr. Levi's queer; he wants me
to work all the time he has me hired
for." Mr. Levi also has a young horse
that balks. "If you would just let me
take a whip to him once!" the hired
man expostulated, exasperated and yet
dominated by the other's point of view.
Mr. Levi looked at him uneasily; stood
first on one foot, and then on the other.
"Ain't there nothin' else you could be
doln?" he asked, "till he gets ready to
start?"
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THL  CHASE TRIBIXF.
We CHASE TRIBUNE
Published Every Friday  Morning at Chase. British Columbia
CHASE PUBLISHING COMPANY*
T. J. KINLEY  Managing Editor
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sed in any contributed ar!�����!'���.
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'THEY'RE   COMING   TO   CHASE"
FINISH THE PRODUCT.
There's something rotten in the farming conditions in British
Columbia. It is hart) to tell just where the rot is located Imt most
likely it is in several places near tbe surface nnd nit at the core. Il
may be, indeed, that tunny of the conditions that appear hard are nil
right in themselves and will become helpful if the farmers will adjust
their business to the circumstances.
If the present low prices of some productB will lend ns to see the
error, of our ways and drive ns into selling pork and beef and eggs and
butter instead of hay and grnin and potatoes, the final result will lie
good. Helling grain and potatoes iB selling raw material, while beef
and pork are manufactured articles. Every farmer must farm accord,
ing to the local conditions imposed on liim, but in general the more
finished he can make his product the better. Sometimes it will pay
best to sell the raw material; it means less work on the farm and a
consequent cutting down of the wagebill. In most instances,*however,
it pays in the long run to do ns much work on the farm as possible.
The farm should be something of a factory.
This spring there are thousands of tons ut potatoes in the country
that will not be used. Big iu bulk and small in value, they cannot be
handled at a profit. The smaller the bulk of any product in proportion to its value the better is the chance of fiti'Mug a market A pound
of butter can afford to go farther in search of its consumer than can a
bushel of potutoeB. Tho finished product is a better traveller than the
raw material, and, other things being equal, deserves a preference
from the business farmer.
TELEPHONES FOR FORESTS.
The following extract from the report of the Chief Forester in the
Forestry Branch of the Department of Lauds contains information of
interest to all who value our iiumeuse timber resources;
"The Chief Forester observes thut in the nuture of the country it is almost impossible to extinguish tires in many parts of the
Province without tome menus of getting men quickly ou the
ground. To this end trails, telephone lines, tool Cliches, and
ranger cabins are absolutely necessary. He regards a total mileage
of 295 miles of telephone lines und 10- miles of trails as intlis-
pensible for the.coining year, and urges for construction iu the
very near future an additional 1020 miles of telephone line. Work
on cabins and too) caches iB to begin almost immediately. Already
bids have been asked on six launches for coast patrol and two for
the Kootenay und Arrow lakes.
"The creation of forest reserves in which permanent im
provements for the protection und harvesting of the timber can
be piade, is strongly recommended. In many districts these reserves nre of most consequence in equalizing the flow of water
needed for irrigation.
" One of the moBt important duties of the Forest Branch iB
to investigate the lands which are supposed to be covered with
timber und to report upon those which nre more fit for agricultural crop* than for trees. To this end, and to secure accurate
data upon the extent of timber, the necessity for permanent iui
provements, etc., there wire placed in the field last year twelve pur*
ties of reconnaissance surveyors, who covered 4,700 square miles,
and nre now Bending in their returns to Victoria,"
Chase Opera House
:WO   NIGHTS   ONLY
I
Feb. 28 and March 1.
The Wonderful Motion Pictures of the
Greatest of all Entertainments
The 1912 Pendleton Round-up
"Where the Cowboy is King."
SEE
The Great Parade
The Great Stadium
The Cowgirl Pony Race
The Cowboys' Relay Race
The Steer Riding Exhibition   .
The Steer Roping Contest
The Great Bulldogging Contest
Trick and Fancy Riding
The Maverick Race
The Stage Coach Race
The Indian Camps and the Corrals
Jason Stanley, in his Famous Drunken
Gallop
The Pony Express Race
The Indian Squaw Pony Race
The .Bucking Horse Contest
Lariat Throwing Exhibition
The Cowboys' Pony Race
And Last artd Best of all seethe great
Wild Horse Race, "Let'er Buck"
and all the other features incidental
to "The Round-Up"
DANCE
AFTER   FRIDAY
NIGHT'S  SHOW
Admission
including the <ui hour and forty |fiv?   ("A
minutes of movi-fi**- pictures, adults      OwC
IN CHASE TOO.
The principal of tho school has asked us to give publicity to the
fact that the law requires every child from the a^es of 7 to 14 inclusive
to attend school every school day during the year during school hours,
the only excuse being illness or other unavoidable absence. The law
requires an excuse hik! the excuse must be of such a nature ns to be
valid nnd the penalty for the first offence in this regard is $5.00 nnd
every subsequent one $10.00, There is no excuse for parents keeping
tlieir children home unless for sickness or other serious cause and it is
so tlieir own advantage to send them to school where they can with
practically no cost enable them to have an education second to none iu
the world, aud to deprive a child of ils scholastic training is abusing
the privilege and duty of a parent, besides handicapping the child in
its future career.���Kamloop. Standard.
RED HAS A RIVAL.
ThiB week we break our established rule and publish a contribution from a writer who neglected to tell us his name. We wonder
what brand of nectar they hand out nt the Tempernnne Hotel in
Ijnfchard that niakeB poets of the drinkers. There's nothing like it at
tbe Underwood, nor has Charlie .Byers anything thut will bring on the
peculiar frenzy. The unknown author of this week's effusion is to be
congratulated upon his modesty in .withholding his name.
An interesting letter from Faxton Valley is held over/till next
issue for want of space.
CANCELLATION OF RESERVE.
Notice is hereby given that the reserve existing by reason of the notice
publishedin the British Columbia Gazette
of December 27th, 1907, is cancelled in
so far as the ssme relates to the following described lands, so as to permit
of the sale of the timber standing there-
We carry a full
line in all the
popular magazines
and periodicals.
Commencing at a post on the west
shore of Adams Lake, Kamloops District, which post is situated 7 miles and:
73 chains north and 42 chains east of
the north-east corner of Section 80,
Township 25, Range 11, west of the 6th
meridian; thence west 16 chains; thence
north 80 chains; thence east 32 chains,
more or less, to the shore of Adams
Lake; thence southerly along the shore
of Adams Lake point of commencement;
containing by admeasurement 198 acres,
mors or less.
Commencing at s post planted on the
east shore of Adsms Lake, Kamloops
District, which post is situated 6 miles
and 44 chains north and I mile and 86
chains east of the north-east corner of
Section 80, Township 28, Range 11, west
of the 6th meridian; thence 20 chains
east; thence 60 chains south; thence 10
chains west; thence 20 chains south;
thence 20 chains west; thence 20 chains
south; thence 44 chains west to the
south shore of Adams Lake; thence
northerly along the shore of Adams
Lake to point of commencement; con t% ���
taining by admeasurement 283 acres ' j_Ici\I*y
more or lass.
Commencing at a point planted on the
east shore of Adams Lake, Kamloops
District, which post is 61 chains north
and 83 chains west of the north-east
corner of Section 30, Township 26,
Range 11, west of the 6th meridian;
thence 78 chains east; thence north to
the south-west corner of Lot No. 1831;
thence north along the west boundary
of said lot and continuing north for a
total distance of 198 chains in latitude
from the point of commencement;
thence west 6 chains to the 'shore of
Adams Lake; thence southerly along the
shore of Adams Lake to the point of
commencement; containing by admeasurement 970 acres, more or less.
We also have a
first class selection
of modern works
of fiction.
CZZD Imperial [
Bank of Canada
HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO
U. R. Vf-LKIE. P-es.     ::     Hon. U. JAF.'RAY. Vi.e-Preb.
R, A. l.ETHUNE. Manager Chase Hbanih
Savings BanK
Department
Interest Allowed On
Deposits
From Date of Deposit
Special   0   Attention 0 Given 0 To
Banking By Mail
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Agents in England:-Lloyd's BanK, Limited, London,
ana Branches
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If you take a look
at the toy department you will be
sure to get something for the bairns
MACDONALD'S
DRUG  STORE
!
ROBERT A. RENWICK.
Deputy Minister of Lands.
Department of Lands,
Victoria, B. C,   December 11th, 1912.
MERCHANT
TAILOR
Chase,
B.  C.
C HA8.E   HAH   A   FIRST
'     0 I. A H 8
LAUNDRY
All Our Work Guaranteed First
Class
H. 0. POY, Proprietor
Knights
of Pythias
Chase Lodge No. 47
Nlet-ts  Eviry  Tni'-sduy  Night.
C. L. Barker, C.C.
R. M. Law, K.ofR.&S.
Visiting Kniuhts are Welcome.
W. P. PRITCHARD
v   HAS OPENED A
General Store
In his new building.
Our Stock is  now complete and contains
a   fine   assortment   of  Groceries,  Gents'
Furnishings and Hardware.
FLOUR, FEED AND CHOPPED GRAIN.
Your Patronage is solicited.
ONE   PRICE   TO  ALL.
Pritchard - B.C.
MISS   BOND
TRAINED NURSE
Medical, Surgical and Maternity
CHASE,   ���   B.C.
For Sale
Tons of Hay
4 0
Tons of Potatoes
Apply
G. G. CHASE
CHASE,   B.C.
The
Music
Man
Gerard-Heintzman Pianos.
Columbia Gramophones.
All Kinds of Records and Supplies.
Guitars. Mandolins,  Banjos.
Anything in the Music Line.
Kamloops - B. C.
Century Ten Cent Sheet Music.
Any Piece You Want.
Mail Orders Promptly Filled
Send for Catalogue.
The Tribune for All the News \'
THE CHASE TRIBUNE
THREf
The Gossip Corner
' Post Office Inspector Murray inspected
the post office here on Monday.
Louis Cummings made a trip to Pritchard on Sunday.
H. H. McKenzie, Inspector of schools
for the Kamloops district, spent Tuesday inspecting the public school here,
Mrs. Cameron paid a visit to Kamloops early in the week, returning home
on Wednesday.
Hon. F. W. Aylmer, Mrs. Aylmer,
Miss Lauder and Mr. H. A. Thompson
made up a party that went to Kamloops to see "The Girl From Tokio" at
the opera house on Monday night
Ernie Bradley returned to his home
In Chase on Monday after working at
Fleming's ranch at Turtle Valley for
the last few weeks.
- A special meeting of the Ladies Aid
will be held at the home of Mrs. Cameron on Tuesday, next. All members
Sre specially requested to attend.
Following so closely on the masquerade
ball it was not tbe intention of the
amusement syndicate to put on a dance
on Friday evening lot, but owing to
requests from numerous patrons they
decided to do so. An enjoyable evening
was spent by the many who attended.
The usual monthly ten cent tea given
by the Ladles Aid was well attended on
Thursday. The inferior sex, however,
were not represented in such large numbers as usual; but those present report
the tea as being first class.
[CONTRIBUTED].
Pritchard is now upon the map,
Its real estate is quite a snap,
You bet there is some real good land
- And its boundaries will Soon expand.
With two good stores and one hotel
You'll see we get a telephone bell;
An agent would we welcome gladly
For we need one very badly.
tt may come as a great surprise'
/ But a fair is our latest enterprise.
Pritchard spuds will be in demand
For they cannot be beat in any land
Pritchard is the place for sport
That can be had of every sort;
Back in the hills are bear and deer
And hunting men they have no fear.;
Board of Trade meeting on Monday
night next.
G, G. Chase was a business visitor
to Kamloops Wednesday.
W. E. Keyt of the Dominion Public
Works engineering staff has returned
from the Okanagan.
H. L. McLean's teams have been
busy for the past two weeks harvesting
the ice crop.
Frank W. Twiss, representing the
House of Hobberlin, will be visiting
A. S. Farris' store on March 20th. He
will be pleased to take your measure
for that new suit you want.
The Rifle Association, which is being
promoted by Messrs. Wilson and Mac-
aulay, has secured thirty members,thst
being the number required to forni an
organization.
H. J. Haylock had such a good time
when he visited Pritchard with Ms
neighbour G. Grant last fall, that he
accepted an invitation to make another
trip there thiB week.
Thy Crown.
Bartered or sold or lost?
Or tossed
Where the whirlpool draws it down?
That which thou hast
Hold fast,
And let no man take thy crown.
Lost for a secret thrill
Of ill,
Or a sudden sweet supsise?
Bartered for lustful sense
Intense,
That parades in love's dear guise?
Sold for a moment's charm
Of bar
That shall pall before the day?
Tossed to the sullen throng
Alnntf
The low curb of life's highway?
Bartered or lost or sold?
Pure gold
And the pledge of high renown���
That which thou hast
Hold fast,
And let no man take thy crown.
Temperance Hotel
.-**��� A New and ���*������
Comfortable  House.
W. P. PRITCHARD
PROPRIETOR
PRITCHARD,      -      -       B. C.
SALE
ONLY TWRTY DAYS MORE
As a new firm is taking over
this store on April 1st, for the
purpose of opening up a general
store, to reduce the stock as
low as possible in the next
sixty days/ I will give a
Discount of f Q S
On all Stoves, Graniteware,
Tinware and Furniture.
R.  P.  Bradley's
Hardware   Store
AlexUMcKay
Contractor and
Builder
Estimates   Furnished   un Application.     AllVurk Guaranteed.   Prices'Right.
Notch Hill, Shuswap LaKe
Harvey, McCarter H
PiiiKham
Dai bisters,   Solicitous.   Etc.
Offices:   I :nerial Eank
Revelstoke, B. C.
Typewriters
For Sale.
$132.50
$45.00
$35.00
One new L.C.Smith,latest model, back
space key, tvrp color ribbon attachment, viBihle writer
One Smith P; emier,
rebuilt, a snap at
One Empire, in
splendid condition
One Williams, good to learn on, has
Universal kej board $10.00
These nre but samples. We can furnish you with new or rebuilt machines
of any make at regular prices.
We  also   handle   Cowie's   famous
" Sufiset" brand of typewriter car-
lions and ribbons. Write to
Chas. P. McRostie
61 Victoria Street
Kamloops   -   B. C.
:*��
-""^ IS_i
LUM
la All Its Different
Products such as:
DIMENSION
BOARDS
SHIPLAP
SHELVING
FINISH
MOULDING
LATH
SHINGLE, Etc.
ADAMS RIVER LUMBER GO.
CHASE,
B* e.
. gmMS&S��^m?!mim-z?& ^jaas,
W. F. Barnes
Contractor and Builder
_____________
Doom, nnd  Window Frame*,
Screen Doors, and   Window
Screens, Doora and Windows
Boats
Built to order
WANTED
CEDAR
POLES
From 20ft. to 40ft.
In carload lots or larger contracts
The Lindsley Bros. Co.
care of
J. A. DOUGAL
Enderby, or
A.  C. YODER
Nakusp.
:..  .j|V k, .���
By keeping your feet warm
and dry. Melting snow will
will soon test the quality of
your footwear. What you
need for men, women and
children can be found in
best quality at
MCCONNELL'S
-T% _*-��C FO0R
THE CHASE Tllllll'NE
After Wet* Drop In tad
Enjoy ��� Come of
P O O L
BILLIARDS
Full Stock Cigars
aad Tobaccos. A
Pint Clan Barker
SkoflaCoaaoctioB
Ideal
POOL
ROOM
R. J. MINER
s Painter $ *
$ Decorator J
Fall Line Sherwin-Williamt
Paints, Latest Designs
in Wall Paper
I
 ��5-����_%5*tf����-��*5*C<X>C*OOOOC
Electrical and Motor Boat
Supplies
Chase
Restaurant
and Bakery
Board and Booms, Bath
Good Table, Reasonable
Bates, Meals at All Hours
YEP HUM A CO.,
PROPS.
i
���4
H.L.
McLean
Baggage
Transfer
Storage
flay, Grain
and Feed
Rig's for Hire
Chase, B.C.
PresbyterianChurch
Notices
MORNING WORSHIP - 10.30 A.M.
EVENING WORSHIP - 7.30 P.M.
BIBLE CLASS, TUESDAY 7.30 P.M.
YOU   ARE   WEI-COME
Pastor: J. HYDE
Church of England
Services are held in All Saints
Church Room, Chase, as follows:
1st SUNDAY IN EACH MONTH
Evensong and Address at 7.30 p.m.
3rd SUNDAY IN EACH MONTH
Holy Communion   at 11 s.m.
and Evensong Address at 7.30 p.m.
From Our Neighbours
Item* Gathered by Our Special Correspondents
Pritchard.
J. Christian spent Saturday night in
L. Cummings and J. Cooper of Chase
called on friends in this vicinity Sunday.
Albert Boyd, Hugh Sinclair, Prank
Martin and Geo. Strange, were Kamloops callers on Wednesday ot Uut
week.
Miss Jennie Shiles of Ducks spent
Sunday with her sleter, Mre.
R. H. Brett, of Martin Prairie.
BA camp of civil engineers doing location work on the railroad whieh ia to
run through Grande Prairie, is located
on Monte Creek about six miles from
Ducks.
Mr. Tudge, one of the prominent
business men of Kamloops, was a
Pritchard caller one day last week.
Eight cars of cordwood was shipped
from Pritchard on Monday. That's going some���and yet we don't see a station
agent's manly form along the horizon.
Messrs. Grant and Haylock >f Chaae,
were business callers here on Tuesday.
Mr. Robt. Bell of Penintan, returned
Saturday night from a few days visit
in Vancouver. .He reports snow in
spots down that way but the spots
scarce.
Edward Kilmer is entertaining a fine
boil on the side of his neck this week.
Mr. Kilmer is in luck as it one of the
finest specimens we have seen in this
part of the country.
Peter Deroo has been busily engaged
for some days in breaking a colt to saddle work. The colt made Peter know he
waa riding, but he was there on the
job, or rather in the saddle all the way
through the game, and he now has the
aforesaid colt eating out of his hand.
William Patrick, who has for some
months past been employed in the log
harvest fields of the A. R. L. Co., near
Chase, has returned to his old stamping
grounds in this vicinity.
The government veterinary surgeon,
Dr.Paxton,is making his rounds through
the country inspecting cattle. We were
unable to learn if he had found any disease among the bovines of this district,
but we certainly hope not. If the price
af beef soars much higher fried snowball will be our regular diet. [Try Grant
and Ballard, Chase, for beef.���P.D.]
One of the most pleasant social affairs
of the season was held at the home of
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Martin on Friday
evening of last week. It was termed
a Hard Times Dance, and nearly a hun-
dsed people attended. Although the
entertainment continued nearly all night
every person present enjoyed them*
selves to the last minute, which speaks
volumes for the entertaining powers of
their genial host and hostess.
Fine ice and moonlight nights have
brought many of our younger people
from under cover and along the river
front. Each evening many couples may
seen gliding along hand in hand over
the ice and conversing in modified whispers, as the whispers and moonlight
seem to have a stimulating effect on a
person's energies, great things may he
looked forward to shortly around these
diggings.
Shuswap.
Visitors to Kamloops this week were
Mrs. Talbot, Messrs. Coburn, Byers
and Weaver.
Our worther editor waa treated too
well, to return home to write, up our
bridge aa over the North Thompson instead of the South Thompson; we will,
however, forgive him this tine.
Mn. Graham of Chase, was ��� visitor
here this week.
Mr. McKelvie haa opened a tonsorial
room, and ia giving first class satisfaction. It waa certainly needed and every -
one ought to patronise bim.
Mr. J. P. Shaw finished baling the
hay in his large barn list week and
shut down for the present.
The first car of lumber tor the bridge
arrived this week, so now things will
commence moving in earnest.
Mr. Geo. A. Coburn ia shipping two
cars of hay.
Our new school teacher, Miu West-
wood is expected this week and tha
school re-opens on Monday morning.
Mr. Walter Weaver haa sold his
ranch to Mr. Byers, Mr. Weaver is
is leaving for Penticton to look after
his property there. We all wish him
luck.
$5.00 Reward!
Driven from Martin Prairie range,
one roan horse, coming four years old,
with white in face, branded D on jaw.
Five dollars reward if delivered at the
Adams River Lumber Company's store
at Chase.
Anyone found harboring the above
after this notice will be prosecuted.
W. R. coy!
W. F. Fox of Duck Range was a
Pritchard caller on Wednesday.
On Sunday, February 16th, Rev.
James Prater of Foam Lake, Sask.,
preached in the Martin Prairie school-
house. Mr. Fraser spent a few daya
as the guest of his son Gordon Frazer.
of Martin Prairie, but has now returned;
to his home in the north west.
During the week past the Tribune's
representative had the honor of meeting
one of the gentlemen whom the Kam
loops newspapers did their best to freeze
to death; they apparently lost track of
him for one day and of course considering the weather in that part of the
world they came to the conclusion that
he had gone to glory via the frost route
and had his obituary published. The
other paper stated that he only had a
few feet frozen, but as they seemed to
pe unable to arbitrate the matter it was
up to the Tribune to get busy and dp
some Sherlock Holmes work. The result of our investigations was the finding of Mr. Joe Summerville all smiles
and no frost bites at W. F. Foxe's ranch
on Duck Range. Mr. Summerville stated that as he didn't like cold weather
he decided to leave the rigors of a Kamloops winter behind him and come to a
warmer climate.
Uf>e
UNDERWOOD
The Hotel
of Quality
CHASE - B.C.
PEN-ANGLE   HOSIERY
IS GUARANTEED
,
to fit you perfectly, not to shrink or stretch, and the Dyes
to be absolutely fast. It is guaranteed to wear longer than
any other Cashmere or Cotton Hosiery sold at the same
price.
If, after wearing Pen-Angle Guaranteed Hosiery any length
of time, you should ever find a pair that fails to fulfil this
guarantee in any particular, return the same to us and we
will replace them with a New Pair Free of Charge. ...
Chase, B. C.
A. S. FARRIS
Chase, B. C
���#���
The Cost of Living
Is a serious problem, but it
loses some of its seriousness
for those who buy their
Groceries and Provisions
from
Grant�� Ballard
Grocers and Butchers
CHASE, BRITISH COLUMBIA
We are never without the finest
Hams and Bacon.
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