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 Keremeos Trumpet
Vol. I.
KKRKMKOS, B. C, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 1908.
MISS LOWNDES,
Teacher of Pianoforte and Accompanist
(certificated Royal College ol' Music, London) gives lessons in  Keremeos Station
lown  Hal1 every   Friday   and   Saturday,
and is open lo ongagvinonl for accompan-
imenis.    Terms on application.
Hmunr, B.C.
Nursing Sister E. A. Hancock,
A.N.8.R., C.M.B., l-on. Rag.
Will receive a limited number of eases
requiring nursing on and after llie t-Sth of
September.
Telephone 33, I'entieton.
GEO. KIRBY,
Notary Public.
1.KAI. ESTATE,
MINKS.
Agenl for i
London *c Lancashire Fire Ins. I'o.
Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.
Kkri.mios, H. l'.
EZRA MILLS,
Contractor and Builder,
KEREMEOS, B.C.
C. A. STOESS,
B. C LAND SURVEYOR.
IRRIGATION WORKS.
Residence al  Old  Townsite,  or  inquire
at this office.
JOHN KNUDSON,
CONTRACTOR and BUILDER.
Estimates furnished.
Workmanship i'■intrant cod.
J. A. BROWN,
Notary Public.
CONVEYANCING. CUSTOMS BROKERAGE.   FIRE INSURANCE.
Omca   -   -   -   -    Ki ki mi KM, B.C.
SIMILKAMEEN
L.O.L. No. 1770
Meets Tuesday on or 1'ol'oiv
Ihe full moon in each month
in   Kereineos  School  House.
Visiting members cordial!)  invited.
IX J.  Innis, W. M.
I).  Mill nnv.K. S.
Social Evening.
The ladies of the GtliM scored a
decided success in their supper and
social evening given in the town
hall last Friday. The eatables were
excellent, while the dance which
followed vv as one of the most enjoyable social events ever brought off
in Keremeos. The admission fee
of 50 cents which was charged was
altogether too small for such a
splendid supper and entertainment.
The program part suffered by
reason of Miss I.owndes' unavoidable absence, but a solo by Mrs.
Hrown with encore and a comic
song by George Kirby were well re-
ceivtd. The proceeds amounted
to about $50, and we understand
will be made the nucleus of a fund
which the ladies aie starting for use
in deserving cases.
Who May Vote.
As the date of elections approaches we frequently hear the question
asked "Have I a vote?" It is a
question which every man can easily
answer for himself. In Hriiish Columbia, as in some of the other
provinces ofthe Dominion, the provincial voters' lists are used for federal elections, and only those whose
names are on these lists are entitled
to vote. As personal application is
necessary to gel 00 the lists everv
man will know tor himself whether
his name is there or not.     No name . quick    sale    at   a   very    reasonable
Fruit Without Irrigation.   V   /
>****-*r
This week R. C. Armstrong left
on our desk some apples of very
excellent quality and size, grown on
his ranch in the lower valley. Owing to impaired health on his own
part and a nervous breakdown on
the part of his wife, Mr. Armstrong
has been unable to stay with the
ranch this season and look after it.
He is offering the property, which
contains lf>0 acres of excellent bench
and bottom land, with comfortable
buildings and a small   orchard,   for
can be placed there without the man
knowing it.
For the information of those of
our readers, who, having been in
the   province   but   a   comparatively
figure. The apples which Mr. Armstrong left with us were grown without any irrigation or attention whatever. They indicate to some extent   what   might   be  done  on the
Stage Lines.
Kl.lKK Si viii:.
I—lea Keremeos daily, exeepl Sunday,
ai aeen, arrives al lleillev .' p.m.
Leaves   lledlev    d.lily,    exeepl    Sunday.
,,| Ha.m lives al Kereineos II a.m.
Onh through temiectlna stage between
Penticton, Keremeos, Hedlej .\ Princeton.
j. K. Rovi k, Proprietor.
Kmi MKM Hi i'i >i  Nan. si V!..:.
Leaves Kcienieos dailv. exeepl Siinil.it .
.it 1 p.m.; arrives In lledlev al 5 p.m.
Leaves lledlev daily, exeepl Rand iy, al
7 a.in.,   n nves In Kereineos al 11 a.in.
IX J. Innis, Proprietor.
khhi not i'i nm to* tttm ti wa.
Leaves Keremeos lor I'onlicton on Mon-
■lavs, Wednesdays and Prideya, al noon.
Leaves Penticton on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Satindavs at fa. m., aim in* in
Kereineos ill noon.
\V. V. U'ii.hv, Proprietor.
Similkameen Land Dletrlct.
nisi ku i  Of v vi k.
"PAX! NOTICE lha* Qam v ****** s""'""
1     „i Kama  **C. intosda lo appli  ler far-
„„.,;„„ ,„ |,„r, haaa 3 .*-)'"..... s ..I l''>; ■£"''. "."
Sirnilkamarn IWviaton « t ■'!> Dlalncl.
I'miie   V. Si..,«
17th Augu.t. I**- **
Vice-Royalty at Keremeos.
In the early hours of Tuesday
morning a Special train pulled quietly into the yards at Keremeos. On
board were His Kxcollcncv, Karl
Grey, Governor General ai Canada,
and party, consisting of Lord Stanhope, Messrs. II. I.owther, Rex.
Benaon and Capt. Pickering, Aide-
de-Camp.
Accompanying them were tbeir
own mounts and I full compliment
of attendants, including three members of the mounted police.
Early in the forenoon they detrained and after ■ visit to the home
ol Mr. F. Richter, who had received ;i wire the day previous oi the
honor to be paid him, proceeded on
their long title over   ihe   mountains
to Okanagan lake where thty purposed spending a few daya, the
steamer   Okanagan   having   been
placed at their disposal.
They return to-day and will be
mcl here hy their special which was
taken to Orotille on Tueeday evening for fresh supplies. Those
who bad the honor of meeting the
Karl declare him to be a most affable gentleman. He certainly rides
like a prince and is ■ good judge of
horses. May he often visit the Similkameen.
l-.iter. A wire received just as
we go to press slates lhat ihe tiov-
ernor-tieneral has altered his arrangements and ordereil his train
sent to Oroville, where he will join
il instead of here.
Church Opening.
Opening services will be hold in
the new church as follows : Sunday Oct 4th, Dedication service ll
a. in.., song service .it 7.30 p. m.,
Rev. G. A. Wilson, Sunt of Presbyterian Missions, in charge. Oct
I Ith, morning and evening service
conducted by Rev. Mr. Hibbert,
Methodist minister of Penticton.
Oct 1 Wtli, morning aiul evening
service. Collections at all these
services to be applied to building
fund.
short   time, are   not   familiar   with ranch   with   proper   care   and culti-
the Election Act, a brief description (ration.
of how the  lists   are   prepared   will
prove of interest. The Political Pot.
Twice a year, on the first Monday
In May and November, courts of re- The lirst taint sign of a ripple on
vision are held in each electoral dis- the political pot was occasioned on
trict by registrars appointed for the Wednesday when Pr. K. C. Mc-
purpoee. At such courts of revision, Donald, Returning Ollicer for Yale-
and at them only, names are added Cariboo, and li. A. Harris of Verio and struck off the lists. Any non arrived here. The former was
male, who is a British subject by posting nomination proclamations
birth or naturalization, who is of and the latter making arrange-
thc full age of 21 years and has re- ments for I meeting for Duncan
sided six mouths in the province Ross, M. I'., an advertisement of
and one month in the electoral dis- which appears on page 2 ot this
trict p:ior to the day of application, issue.
is entitled to apply to have his name       It is difficult, however, to enthuse
put on the lists.     At the   same time the   electors    of   Vale    when    they
and in the MUM manner   .in   oppor- know   that   they   are   not  to be al-
tunity is afforded tO purge the   lists lowed   to   cast   their   votes until at
of any names that should not be on, least   one   month   after   the   actual
and also to have a name transferred contest is over.
from one electoral division   lo   an-       The   date    upon    which     Martin
other. Burrill will address  the   electors   of
As there will not   be   Mother   re- ihis district has not been lixed,   but
vision between now and the tlate of it will be some time after the middle
elections only   those   whose   names ot lhe month,
were   INI   the   lists as   revised    hist
May   will  have lhe privilege of voting.
In Vancouver the  Liberals have
accomplished a master stroke in
the newspaper field. Hy the one
deal they have established an organ
of their own and apparently gained
Honors For Keremeos Fruit,    fa support of what was generally
conceded the most independent   .unl
IX   P.   Jelly,   who   lias   been   at- Influential   paper   ia   tM    province.
lending   the   NcUon   Kair   with   an Mas!   How has the mighty fallen ?
exhibit of fruit,   returned   home   on The new paper la the Pacific   Globe
Tueeday and reports   the   result   of published    from    lhe    office   of  the
his trip its most gratifying.     Out of Saturday Sunset.
.in exhibit of   10   entries   Keremeos
fruit captured 8 prises, 6 fusts and      ...    „     . ...    . ,,
, _       , Charlie   Armstrong   is   ill   al the
2 seconds,   besides attracting con-   ..   . *
siderahle     .mention     and    eliciting tl,U" C*mP,
much favorable comment. Cuns .md ammunition oi all kinds
Mr.    Riehter's   exhibit of grapes, Wt   *•   right   prices.        P.    Richter
he says,    were   not   approached   by • - ompany.
anvlliing there and woe   a   rcvclat-        |.'     \\',     Ross,    manager    oi  lhe
ion io many what British Columbia  Dab Reduction Co., paeeed through
CM produce in thai   KM.     Partial*   on Tueeddy On   his   return   from   ii
larly gratifying is the fact thai ia
what   is   COMedod   to   be   lhe   two
leading varieties oi apples   Yellow
Novvtons and Jonathan our exhibits carried olf lirst honors BgaittSl
all competitors from the Kootenay
and Okanagan.
The fruit exhibited was   from lhe
Orchards   ot   P.    Richter   anil Wm.
Por cheap light  buy "Eocene,"
10-gallon cisc tor 81.50 al the Ker-
emeos Hardware Store.
trip to the coast.
(ireenwood had a $10,000 tire
l.isi week. The careless use of
gasoline   by   a    lady   cleaning   old
ckiihes wits responsible.    As usual,
the insurance was light   in   comparison with the amount ofthi hiss.
Kdw. Hurt left on Monday via
MaMiy. The onlv regret is that IVnticton and the C. P. R. for Cal-
Ihe exhibit could" not have been g'»>. Alta., and vinous places In
nude linger and more impressive Southern Manitoba and North Da-
and been accompanied by   a   liberal   •■"•■•■     Ml- Burl is  taking   a   whirl
amount of advertising of Kerens ***** of the real estate business and
os   and    Hie    Lower    Similkameen   ike   0B>Ct   of  his trip east is to m-
t alley. Iciest investors. LOCAL NOTES.
A carload of Ogilvie's "Royal
Household" flour will arrive in a few
days.    Keremeos Commercial Co.
J. J. Armstrong made a trip to
Molaon on Monday returning Wednesday, Difficulty in securing supplies   of  lumher   for   construction
work on the ditch and bridge necessitated the trip.
A bunch of about 20 horses belonging to a V. S. survey party,
who have been at work on the International Houndary line at Sumas
Prairie, were taken down the valley on their way across the line on
Wednesday. Work on the survey
h;ts been suspended for the season.
On Tuesday afternoon as our
local butcher, George Cawston, assisted by Charlie Richter, was
rounding up some cattle on Daly's
Island just across from the slaughter
house, they put up a fine b'.ick-
tailed buck, which Charlie herded
while George rode to Dune. Campbell's for a rifle. Next day there
was venison on the market. That's
g-etting 'em easy.
R. C. Morgan, Supt. of the S. F.
& N., and J. M. Doyle, Asst. Supt.
of Spokane, accompanied the train
which brought Karl Grey and his
party in here on Tuesday. They
returned to Oroville by special in
the evening, Mr. Morgan having
spent the day in a hunting and fishing jaunt up the Ashnola, and Mr.
Doyle in visiting F. Riehter's orchards and other places of interest
here.
From a notice in the B.C. Gazette
it would appear that the V V. & K.
are contemplating abandoning their
entrance to Ilurrard Inlet over the
old short line of the V.W. & Y.
and seeking another entrance. It
is ot little interest, however, to the
people of the Jimhillkanieen valley
■OW they get there so long as they
get there. The company is also
having some difficulty with the
Municipality of Delta over right-of
"way on the old Ladner highway.
The "Cornwall" and "York," the
two handsome, special cars in which
the Governor-General and his party
travel, are the ones that were fitted
up for the Duke and Duchess ol
York on the occasion of their tour
of Canada in 1902. As we have
been contemplating getting something of this sort for our own use
we were naturally interested in
these, and no serious objection  be
ing raised, we had a good look
through them as they rested on the
siding here. We decided that with
a few minor changes they could be
made to answer our purpose fairly
well, and will likely place our order
when Uncle Jim sends word that he
is ready to begin track-laying.
In passing the school house on
his amy out of town on Tuesday
His Excellency, the Governor-General, considerately dismounted and
entered the building. After a few
remarks directed to the teacher and
pupils he instructed the former to
give the children a holiday next day.
That His Excellency made a lasting
impression upon the children cannot
be questioned, but it is equally
certain that they failed to grasp the
full significance of the occasion as
one of the pupils, in relating how it
happened, said : "That feller, the
one they called the Earl, whoever
he is, said we were to have a holiday, and we are going picnicing."
When In
Keremeos
etop at the
Central Hotel
Okanagan College,
Summerland, B.C.
The Fall Term will begin on
Wednesday, Sept. 23, 1908.
College Matriculation, Junior
and Senior.
Commercial Course.
Stenography and Typewriting.
Vocal and Instrumental Music.
For further particulars address  the
Principal,
Everett VV. Sawyer.
C. L. CUMMINGS,
GENERAL   BLACKSMITH.
Tweddle & Reith,
Special attention tt>
Commercial Men,
Tourists
and Land-scckcrs.
Headquarters for all
Stage Routes.
Livery Stable
in connection.
Good table.
Large, airy and
comfortable rooms.
Free 'bus to and from
all trains.
Proprietors.
Horseshoeing
Carriage Building, Repairing and Painting
STAND :
Opposite the Central Hotel.
Mr. Duncan Ross, M. P.
Candidate in Um Liberal interests for Vale-Cariboo,
will address the electors of
Keremeos
IN
Armstrong's Hall
ON
Monday, Oct. 5, 1908.
The opposition is invited to be present.
Chair taken at 8.15 p. m. Every body come.
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The Big Store.
The
Keremeos
Commercial
Company
wish to announce to their many
customers that they are here to
stay and will protect them with
the best prices going.
" Royal Household" Flour   Ogilvie's Best Brand.
Rolled Oats.     Bran.     Shorts.     Feed Wheat.
Look over our stock and get prices.
Keremeos Commercial Co The Keremeos Trumpet
PuMahed aasij l;riil;i\ .it the otsaat
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SuLsmption $2.00 a yoar, $1.00 lor h(x monlhn,
in adv.une.
AdvSftWlMJ Kiitt's. l.t'i;;il notiivs, l.V per line
Hrst insertion. HV |MT line eaeh suhveqin-nt insertion.
I.anJ notiees Caftlficataa of improvement,t'U\. $8.00
for 60_tay notiees, $5.00 lor .lOnlay notices. C'ontraet
display .-uhcrtisinir. 2.V. per ineh per week. Transient advertisements, sueh as Lost, Found, Wanted,
etc.. not exceeding one ineh. $1.00 first insertion, or
three insertions lor $J.0O. laxal reading notiees,
2V. per line first insertion. l.V. eaeh subsequent insertion.
J. A. BROWN, Publisher.
FRIDAY, Ol'TOHKR 2,  190S.
Disfranchised Electors.
When potling day for the pending
federal elections arrives many men
in Itritish Columbia who, possibly,
have never been outside ot the
Dominion of Canada in their lives, !
will find themselves disfranchised.
We refer, particularly, to those who
hav e moved into the province from
some other part of the Dominion
within the last year. Take, for
instance, the case of a person who
came from Manitoba to this province during the present year or the
latter part of last year. His name
is struck off lhe Manitoba lists and
the earliest possible opportunity he
has for getting on the lists here will
be at the revision on November 2nd,
too late to exercise his franchise at
this election.
That this is a clear injustice goat
without saying. Any citizen, not
otherwise disqualified, who has resided continuously within the Dominion should be entitled to t vote
somewhere in tbe Dominion, just as
a person, who has resided continuously in the province is entitled to
VOte in one or other of the electoral
divisions of that province.
The mix-up is the result of using
provincial lists for federal purposes
under Existing conditions. The
remedy lies in improving the exi't-
ing conditions rather than discarding the carefully compiled provincial
lists for ones hastily and imperfectly
prepared by partisan officials on the
eve of an election.
To any one who will take a moment off and read the B.C. Election
Act as it relates to the preparation
of voters' lists the objections raised
by certain liberal members in the
house last session, will be found to
be utterly without foundation. In
the preparation of these lists there
is not the slightest shade of advantage to either party. The fullest
and. freest opportunity is afforded
even man entitled to vote to place
his name upon the lists, and the
same applies to purging the lists of
all names not entitled to be on. If
a man entitled to vote is disfranchised it is entirely his own fault; it*
tlead men's names are allowed lo
accumulate on the lists it is inexcusable negligence on the part of
those whose duty it is to see that they
are removed and not any fault in
the provisions of the Act — Duncan
Ross to the contrary.
What is true in regard to the H.
('. lists applies with equal force to
those of Manitoba which are similarly compiled, and every resident
of these two provinces should heartily commend the  determined   stand
which the opposition in the house
:il Ottawa last session took to prevent the provincial lists beinf* overridden by that objectionable clause
in the Aylesworth Bill.
How then can provincial lists be
made suitable for federal elections ?
The answer appears simple. By
having the date of all elections
a fixture, as in all reason they
should be. This would materially simplify the work of preparing
the lists as the time of revision
could be made to conform with the
date of the election. Provision
should alao be made, for purposes
of federal elections when necessary,
for the transfer of names of electors from the lists of one province
to thdse ot another in the same
m;inner as for provincial elections a
name may be transferred from one
electoral division to another.
A remedy is surely needed, but
by all means let it be in the right
direction and in the right way.
Clothing.
Now is the time to buy  your
winter clothing.
Our sale still continues.    We
are making a clean sweep
of everything   and   you
cannot afford to miss so
many good bargains.
We have 75 men's suits ranging in   price from $7 to
$20.    100 pairs of men's
pants from $1.25 to $4.
We have just received our
Fall and Winter samples
and are prepared to take
orders for tailor made
suits. A perfect fit guar-
tced or money refunded.
Let us save you money
on clothing as well as
everything else. The fact
that we are selling more
shoes every day proves
that the price and quality
are unexcelled. We have
secured the only agency
for the famous WALK-
OVER shoes. Our stock
will arrive in the spring.
It will be to your advantage to let US show you
our goods and quote you
prices, even if you do not
care to buy.
Be sure to see our IMPORT
ORDER OF JAPAN-
KSF GOODS next week
This sale will only  continue
for a short time so do not
put off" coming until  it is
too late.
If eremeos Hardware
Buy your Machine Oils at  the  Keremeos  Hardware
and save money.
Buy a "New Century" Washing Machine   and
save mother.
XX
"Paroid" Roofing,
the most easily and quickly laid, most durable, and altogether the most desirable roofing material to be had.
The price is low for the value.
XX
A full line of "fboenlx" Paints and Oils—none better.
E. M. CROOKER.
Alkazar Hotel
Keremeos, B. C.
PERCY  MARKS     -      -      PROPRIETOR.
B.C.
Livery, Feed & Sale Stables
KEREMEOS and HEDLEY, B.C.
*v-——^^^.
Good Rigs
Careful Drivers
F. Richter & Co.
Comfortable
and
Commodious
Stabling
for Teams
Draying
of all kinds
Prompt attention to all customers.
Land-seekers and  Tourists invited to give us a trial.
D. J. INNIS,
Proprietor.
HUGHES & MILBURN,
Builders and Contractors
Horn, iVincni, iYmumii Blocks ami Brich tor sale.
Plastering   Masonry   Painting   Paper-Hanging
Kstim.tlis B^VM for all and nnv kind of I'einont Work
and Umiiiini; ffeemtaXy.
Write us for prii-es. Distance no object.
E. J. HUGHES.
G. MILBURN. An Outsider's View.
VV. I). Lyman, Protestor of
Whitman College, Walla Walla,
who has been supplying the Spokesman-Review with travel sketches
lately, has concluded with a postscript dealing with conditions as he
found them on this side ol the line.
Referring to Hritish Columbia he
says :      "It   is   by   tar   the   richest
province in latent resources.    It is
the province of the future. As our
own state of Washington is plainly,
destined to be one of the greatest
states of the union by reason of vast
natural resources and a world-key
position, so Hritish Columbia is
sure lo attain a similar   importance
in Canada."
In the field of politics his impressions are a trifle more at fault. He
describes the liberal party as the
French element and the conservative party as comprising practically
all of the English element. Sutn-
tning up the present situation he
makes the amusing icinark that
"Hriiish Columbia and Ontario are
the only provinces out of the seven
of the Dominion which are conservative, lhe English influence
predominates    in    these   provinces,
whereas the French is strong in the
others."
ENTIRELY NEW
AND FIRST-CLASS
FAMILY HOTEL.
Headquarters in the Lower Similkameen
for Commercial Travelers and
Mining Men.
HOTEL KEREMEOS
OPPOSITE G. N. R. STATION.
GEO. KIRBY,
MANAGER.
Keremeos, B.C.
SALE OF LANDS tat unpaid delinquent taxes in the Kettle Kiver Assessment   District,   I'rovince  of  British Columbia.
I hereby give notice that oa Friday, the 9th day at October, A. D, I9M, at the hour of twelve o'clock noon, I shall sell by
public auction al Fairview, the lands hereinafter set onl for the delinquent taxes unpaid bv said persons on Ihe 31 St day of
December 1W7, and for interest, costs and expenses, inoluditiK tlu'cost of advertising the said sale, if the total antoin'
Wtt is nol  sooner paid.
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N vmk Of Pkkson
AsSKS.NKH.
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Tasaa
Five Roses (lour the best ever.
F. Richter & Co.
Eocene, the oil without a peer,
$4.50 a case at the Keremeos Hardware store.
Ryan, the hero of (he gun play
in Keremeos recently, was given
one year in which to reflect upon
the error of his ways.
Mrs. \Y. II. Armstrong and the
Misses   VV'oodrow   of  Vancouver,
who have been spending the past
month with friends here, left tor
home via Penticton on Tuesday.
Customs receipts for the Port of
Entry of Keremeos for the month of
September exceeded all former records by $()4.57. The Bgures show:
free goods, $2i3h; dutiable, $5471 ;
duty collected, $1108. It..
Keep your eye on the Keremeos
Meat Market. A large shipment
of smoked al salt Hlood Red Sock- |
eye and Silver Salmon now on the
wav and due to arrive anv dav.
100-lb. half barrels and 50 and 25-
1b. kits.
While prevented  from  attending
the provincial fair in person, Mr.
Richter has done lhe rif,rlit thing
by the districl in sending an exhibit
of fruit to New Westminster. Keremeos fruit always carries oil' highest honors wherever exhibited and
this is one of the most effective
methods of advertising a district
abroad.
lieo. Cawston is erecting a stable
on the rear of his lot and also intends remodeling his ice house and
Increasing the siM of his butcher
shop. GeorgS and his right bower,
Mac, have quitted their summer
residence on the banks of the Similkameen and will spend the winter
keeping bachelors' hall with Doc.
McEwen in his sini},' little cottage.
Snoki Dascaimos or Paonsnrv.
John Matties Subdiv. No. 29 of l.ol 110, T«p. H | 16 90
W. I.. O'Kath tt,   '.. of N.E.   \  of See. .14, N.  ', N.W.  '4 Sec. .I.i Tp. 53  16 00
Wm. Johnston,' S. IC.  '4 Sec. 28, N.W.   '4 Sec. 22, Tp. 13.  60 00
SlniltlfMorth Batata . . l.ol dliti Tp. 86 \     9 00
Dugakl GiUesok N.E. U Sec. 14, N.W. ',+ Sec. 13, Tp. M  25 20
A. A. I'm ant    l.ot J1K6 Tp. 89  15 20
K. H. Carey l.ol 2454 Tp. 67     6 00
T. J. Smith' Subdiv. No. 28 of l.ot 4 I'. 7 and Sabdiv. No. _>8\ of l.ol 11.7. 10 H
A. J. Alcock Subdiv. No. 44 of l.ol I I'. 7 and Subdiv. No. 44\ of Lot 5 I'. 7 . .
Lots 4 and 5 Block B of l.ot 4 li 7  10 26
J. E. Balell Subdiv. No. (>4 of l.ol 5 I'. 7 and Subdiv. No. 64.\ of l.ot 115	
Subdiv. No. 77 of l.ol 250  tt  34
Unknown owner Subdiv. No. 5.1 of l.ol 250  4 05
I'nknown owner Subdiv. No. 85 of l.ot 250  2 40
A. Wilson Subdiv. No. 68 of l.ot 115 and Subdiv. No.  118 of l.ol 116	
Subdiv. No. 120 of l.ol 116  21  60
W. A. McLean Subdiv. No. 86 of Lol 115  5 40
S. J.   Kinnev Subdiv. No. l»8, 99 and 112 of Lol 116  9 00
Win. Grayson Subdiv. No. 109 of Lot 116  5 40
K. D.  Docksteader   .   l.ol 1105 11 1  7  20
C. IL Crouse Lot 2.112 G 1  9 00
Gilbert McConnell Lot 7 Block 2, Map 47l>, Penticton  3 00
\V. K. Welby Lois Id, 17, Block 2, and l.ol I block l.t. IVnticlon Map 479. ... 57 50
Unknown owner Lots 3. 4, block 10, IVnticlon Map 479  5 00
I'nknown owner l.ol 27, block 25, Penticton Map 179  60
P. H. Jones Lois <>, 7, 8 and 9, blo.k 26, Penticton Map 479  2 40
Dr. Steward Lois 1 and 2, Hocfc 27. Penticton Map 479  9 00
John 1'hilip Lots 11, 12, 15.ind 14, block 1, Penticton Map 269  27 00
G. R. Thompson Lot 1 block A, Penticton Map 169  6 00
[oka llamill Lois 26 and 27, block 4, be.neidell  11  40
I. P. Anderson Lot 29H  3 60
School
T.,Si-_
$ 1  08
7 50
9 22
7 15
7  18
5 42
23 75
50
1 18
8 S5
17 10
2 n.s
Interest
i„ Data
of Sale
$ 0 80
75
2 70
45
I 45
60
50
1 05
Statute*)
Cms
and
Bxpansaa
$ 2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
$20 08
18 75
64 70
11 15
.*> 15
IS :i)
8 .10
22 55
00
85
20
10
2 00      20 41
1 00
25
40
40
55
60
15
2 75
15
0.5
32
95
2 00
65
50
15
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
2 00
21  57
I. 25
4 50
24 60
7 65
II  40
II 22
9 75
II  tiO
5 15
66 00
5  15
2 M
5 90
20 80
48 10
II  60
15 90
5 75
Fairview, B.C, Bapt 5, I'HI8.
II. A. TURNER, Deputy Assessor and Collector,
Kellle River Assessment Districl.
Similkameen Saddlery Go.
Harness
Saddles
Whips
Bits
Boots
Shoes
JEWELLER
And Watchmaker.
X
Complete stock including
Optical  Goods,
UADDIC   The JEWELER
n MIT mO       Penticton.
Kr^islr.u  iif  MeUTtagC l.iivnst'v
5 per cent, oft" for cash
Keremeos, Hedley & Princeton. P"  BROMLEY,
Model Livery, Feed and Sale Stables.
KEREMEOS, B.C.
County Court of Yale.
A SITTING el llie County Court ofYsIa "Ml l„
haUal Fairvirw, H. C. en Tuesday. Oetolvr
l.lth, I90H, al the kow el 11 eVlock in tile RJISaSIIII.
H\ OOMBBSS,
J. K. MKOVVN,
K,Tisli ii County Court.
Hav anil drain Store in connection. Seeil VVIicat and Harley fui sale.
J. F. ROYER, Proprietor.
GENERAL
BLACKSMITH.
Horse-shoeing a Specialty
KEREMEOS, B.C.
CO TO TMK
Boosters Barber Shop
and Bath Room
A. J.  SAUNDERS,   Prop'r. m
Keremeos Property is
a Good
Safe Investment.
3-ACRE LOTS
Ready for
Planting
$300
Per Acre
8 and 10 Acre
Lots
$200
Per Acre
■
1-3 Cash,
Balance in
3 Payments at
7 per cent.
Shut in by the mountains and only to be
reached by stage, the Valley was not known. Now the Railway is completed to Keremeos and they are busy grading on
to the Coast. When completed this will place the Valley
within 185 miles of Vancouver.
Prices of
TOWN LOTS
We have laid out a Town Site at Keremeos, and the surrounding land in 3, 5 and 10 acre plots. A
COMPLETE SYSTEM OF IRRIGATION is under construction and is expected to be completed this fall.
Now is the time to come and get a piece
of this property while it is going at the present price, for
when the water is running on the ground it will double in
value.
7th & 8th/"*.:
$250.00 each
5t.ii Ave.
$200.00 each
n
Home-seekers or excursionists from the
East have a choice of routes to Keremeos. The Great Northern Railway, which taps the Prairie Provinces at numerous
points, furnishes a quick, comfortable and convenient means
of reaching the Similkameen at rates the same as to corresponding points on the C.P.R. Or excursionists may come as
far as Midway over the Crow's Nest branch of the C.P.R. and
the remaining 90 miles over the Great Northern.
4th Ave/
$100.00 eacfi
Half carl.
Balance in
one year at
7 per cent
FOR FULL PARTICULARS APPLY TO
Keremeos Land Co., Ltd.
J. J. ARMSTRONG, Manager.
V     KEREMEOS. B.C. LOCAL NOTES.
Shorts onlv $2 per  hundred.    F.
Richter __ Co.
Lost—On Tuesday last, a blue
necklace. Kinder please leave at
this office.
The village of Michel, near Fernie, had a $20,000 fire on Tuesday,
nearly wiping the place off the map.
VV. C. McDougall of Princeton
was in town yesterday to meet I..
11. Moffat of Rossland, who arrived by V. V. & B.
There is talk of arranging for
some sports on Thanksgiving Day.
What's the matter with the matched horse race we have heard so
much about?
Though not announced in Brad-
streets, it is understood that Jo.
Kruno, altera brief but merry flutter
in the business arena, has suspended operations, and a compromise,
for the benefit of those interested,
would be in order.
A copy of the local paper is always appreciated by friends at a
distance. By placing their names
on our list you can do away with a
lol of letter writing. Resides, it
helps lo advertise the district abroad
which is always desirable.
President Dewey of the Okanagan electric line, says that the tale
of bonds for the building ofthe road
is nearly completed. The northern
terminus of the line will be Nighthawk and it will pass through
l.oomis, Okanagan and other points,
with branch lines to Concunully
and Riverside.
Yesterday morning the mountains
presented a brilliant and variegated
appearance. The highest peaks
were capped with snow while lower
down the frost-touched leaves of
the deciduous trees wore beautiful
tints that contrasted nicely with the
pines and fits; lower still, below
the frost line, all is yet green.
Our friend Osborne,  formerly  of!
the corner store, has drifted hack to ,
Keremeos afler an absence of about
six weeks spent in visiting Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle. He
has not been able to decide upon a
place in which to re-open business
and will remain here until after the
sitting of County Court at I'airview
on the 13th, when he has to appear
in the case preferred by J. R. Armstrong.
After many vexatious dela\s in
securing material, and a heap of
trouble with the various builders,
the "modest church lhat caps the
neighboring hill," is now completed, or as completed as we believe it
is the intention to make il. Chairs
have been put in for seats and all is
in readiness for the dedicatory ser-
vice on Sunday. All except the
organ, which though on the way,
will hardly arrive in time.
It is staled that the Nickel Plate
people have thrown up the bond on
the Golden Zone, the amount AgUf>
iftg in the bond being $100,000. A
Syndicate of lledlev merchants was
in courts of formation to take over
the property and work it for their
own profit, but it is now rtated that
negotiations have fallen through.
Meanwhile the mill at the Golden
Zone is idle for lack of water. The
new WagM road fjives the property
accss to the railway at Hedley and
Keremeos and the steamboat at
Penticton.     Com.
Good cedar shingles, $...50 per M
while the) last.      I'"- Ri-htcr   & Co.
The close season for Willow
grouse ended on Wednesday.
Thanksgiving Day has been fixed
for Nov. 'Ith, the anniversary ofthe
kind's birthday.
The Ladies' Aid will meet at the
church next Wednesday afternoon
at three o'clock.
There is some talk, though nothing definite, of the stage route between here and Penticton being
changed back to the old route via
Clark's. It is claimed that the
latter is four miles shorter and a
better road during the winter.
Cheap rate return tickets over
the Ci. N. from Keremeos to Spokane, during the fair, will be issued
as follows : Commencing Monday,
Oct. Sth, good to return till Monday 12th, fare and one third; special excursion, Tuesday Oct. 6 good
till the 12th, single fare.
Apparently the fever scare is over
for this season. It is now about
three weeks since the last case developed and the patients are all convalescing nicely. It is to be hoped
that our citizens will profit by the
experience c*f the past two months
and take precautions to guard
against the recurrence of the same
another year.
KKXXXXXXXXXXX
GENERAL STORE
AND
RESTAURANT.
Bread Always On Hand
G. G. KEELER.
KEREMEOS, B. C.
(Opposite Kereasos I..ind Coy's Office.)
Acclimatized Tested Stock.
Seeds, Trees, Plants for the
Farm, Garden Lawn
or Conservatory.
Reliable varieties at reasonable- prices. No borers, no scale, no fumigation to damage stock. No windy aj»ent
to annoy you.
Kxtra choice lot of fruit trees now
Coming on fov the fall trade, consisting
of 50,000 Peach, Tear, Plum and Cherry; 70,000 Apple in leading varielies;
100,000 small fruit plants. Strictly
home gfOWn without irrigation and our
own propagation from bearing stock.
Tons of Hulbs for fall planting. Choice
jj;rass and j2;r.iin seeds always in stock.
Fertiliser*, Bee supplies, Spray
Pumps, Spraying materials, Cul Flowers, etc. Oldest established nurseries
_>n the mainland   of   H. C.     Catalogue
M. J. HENRY,
Greenhouse!   .1010 Westminster Road.
Branch nurseries:    S.   Vancouver.
Eastern Townships Bank.
ESTABLISHED   1859.
Hkad Oi ik i:,        . . . Shkkhrookk,  QvWMMC,
Capital and Reserve,
$5,000,000.00
Tinsmithing.
All kinds ol Sheet Metal  Work in
Tin, Copper, Sheet Iron, etc.
BAVRWOUOMMG a Spkciai.tv.
Plumbing.   Pipe fitting and cutting.
Pumps repaired.
o
Estimates furnished  on application.
o
Leave orders at
Keremeos Hardware Store.
H. B. Meausette,
Keremeos, B.C.
TRANSACTS A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS.
Savings Bank Department.
Deposits of SI.00 and  upwards received,  suhject  to no delay in withdrawal of all or any portion.
Keremeos Branch. R. H. CARMICHAEL, Acting Manager.
KEREMEOS MEAT MARKET
Choice Fresh Meats,
Cured Meats, Fish, Poultry,etc.
Lumber
and
FREE DELIVERY.
Special contract rates to camps.
Builders'  SUDOlieS Orders for Cured   Meats,   Fish  and   Poultry  promptly
tnd satisfactorily filled.
HIGHEST PRICK PAID FOR HIDES.
GEO. CAWSTON.
Estimates of cost cheerfully furnished to intending builders.
Contracts for all kinds of huild-
iagl in town and country promptly
executed.
J. KNUDSON,
Contractor .md Bulkier.
Kl'KKMKOS, B.C.
COLEMAN & CO.
Druggists and Stationers
KEREMEOS CENTRE.

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