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 Published in the Interest of Princeton and Similkameen District.
PRINCETON,   FEB.   22,  1902.
THE HASfiU
™   MINING CAMPS TRIBUTARY TO PR!
uended the THEIR   LEADING CHARACTERISTICS.
isk^'aud i Copper Mountain, Kennedy Mountain, Boulder Creek, Aspen
in c-xceiicnt Grove, Summit, Roche River, Friday   Creek,
st Lawrence, Sterling   and Five   Mile Creeks,
"ijoyabie oue COPPER, GOLD, SILVER, LEAD, COAL, IRON.
LOCAL AND PERSONAL.
-
Mr. Chas.  Whee
■jrolp-atiy- Mr.   Ale
BALL ROOM GRINS.
y looked like a bloated monopol
The oreshipmen
m£	
Junsiuoor and Hitch-
of24,000"tons for/the
wagon road and about 20 miles from this Iv; The ore bodies are in a dioritic rock in
There appears to  be a: number of par-   of hills running north  and  south.    The
j'elel^ieads in this camp'',some of which   Big Souix was the first claim located and
daimld that the Cousin Jack lead can be   covered iu the camp.    The ore is copper
best properties  are  located  on this lead                           To be Continued.
Did you see the little cowboy trying to
smoke the cigarette ?
The Doc- certainly looked like the
"devil."
Public opinion seems to be that Bertie
should pay for the costume.
Copper is rising,  and  no considerable
quantity can be  obtained   for  future delivery for less than 13 cents.    The Boundary need not worry about the future.
 2
TH
THE SBHH.KAMEEN STAR L»
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PRIUSETON,  B.   C,
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-BY                                                             «I
THE PRINCETON  PUBLISHING CQ. inten
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su^CRi.-Tioxu.vri*.                  ^
THE    SIMILKAMEEN    STAR
Feb. 2:nd, 1902.
McCrossan is
of a new paper,
ibia Monthly
if Minneapolis.
b   the mining
I BUSINESS and PROFESSIONAL CURBS
bui
up
lding ot a li
the district
Th
hange appe
e C. P. R. 1
build, and  ;
A TEUE   DEEAM
PRINCETON
Brag & Booh Siore
FRESH STOCK OF
Drugs, Patent Medicines,
Books and Stationery.	
Mail Orders Receive Prompt Attention:    |||||| ™E  VANCOIVB  ASSAY   OFFICE
|E. J. DINSM00R,PDI0.B., «eml8i. c^T'SSU
' "' SMELTER Tl
AGTS. for : VIVIAN & SO
I mm        VANCOUVER, B. C.
W. J. WATERHAN, M. E.
F. G. S. Al. A, 1,'li. E., Etc.
Examination, Development and Management of Prospects, Claims
and Mines Undertaken.
I P. O. Address, PRINCETON, B. C
J. CHARLES MclNTOSH,
BARRISTER, SOLICITOR
 NOTARY PUBLIC      n*W -
TAX NOTICE.
RICHARD H.PARKINSON
I FARM FOR SALE
I JAMES HISLOP	
MINING AND CIVIL ENGINEEE
 Princeton.B. C     ^
NOTICE.
\ To JAMES WATTS,
IJOHN  W.   PECK & CO.,
Wholesale Clothing
Mens'   Furnishings.
VANCOUVER„;B.i C.J
nee Solicited from the Trade.
I Prompt Attention to all
iTTER ORDERS.
what part c
ill be  able to
rty to advant-
business will |
effect.    And
1 offer greater
ng multitude ? 1
wince cau   be
ation  of min
i
is the copper
ind the gold
doors are vast
*4-a
PC
tichto quickly
spare  for  the
WHOLESALE  DEALER   IN   CIGARS.
CHAS. E. THOMAS,
General   Merchant,
PRINCETON.
Complete Stock of
Groceries,
Dry Goods,
Boots and Shoes,
Hardware.
Large Assortment of
Rubbers & Overshoes.
I
I
I I   Won't ALL WORK
I 1    W an T, Promptly Executed
Your        We can save you monev   "
j Watch   on your Repairing.     J**
Repairing.
W. J. KERR, Kamloops. EL C.
B. C. POTTERY CO. j
CHIMNEYI PIPES,J[SEWER PIPES, Fjq
VICTORIA, B. C.
 THE    SIMILKAMEEN    STAR
CHEAP FUEL FOR BOUNDARY.
r Substantial Cut on Price of Coke to
British Columbia Smelters.
ialfroi
Grand
ndent: "It is re-
ipon excellent au-
hc eKef business
took Messrs. Graves
t,   of  the    Gi
the follow
Forks coi
ported he
#5$iority tl
which rec
and Fliiu
smelter, to Toronto and M
was the very important in
securing a reduction in the
coke. And what is of even
importance, to the Bounds
trict, is the assurance that t
cmelter men were successful
mission, and that in couseqi
the
•isit th
rill effect
melters t
the
ing of capable smelting men. In
the course of his interview it will
be remembered that Mr. Johnson
said if a reduction of io per cent,
could be effected in the cost of fuel,
it would mean a saving of $14.40 a
car to the Greenwood smelter. For
this reason it is pleasing to be able
to. say that the management has
effected a saving in the cost of fuel
not of 10 per cent.,  as was hoped,
bti
>per
trust\
ithys
^respondent is informed that
hile in the East Messrs. Graves
ad Flumerfelt laid the searious-
ess of the present cost of fuel be-
THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE
WITH WHICH IS AMALGAMATED
THE BANK OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.
HEAD OFFICE—TORONTO.
PAID-UP CAPITAL,   ...      -      $8,200,000
RESERVE FUND, 2,000,000
Aggregate Resources over $65,000,000.
B. E. WALKER, General Manager.    J. H. PLUMMER, Asst.Gen. Manager
LONDON 0FFICE-60 LOMBARD STREET, E. C.
The Bank has 68 Branches extending  throughout  Canada  and  elsewhere, in-
weeks
, the high price of fuel was
considera-
f the low
idary, and
y decided
>er market
reak. In this interview
ited out by Mr. Johnson
melting of the Boundary
ores constituted 65 per cent, ofthe
cost, and that the fuel charges were
the main consideration for the rea
son that any further economies in
smelting must be effected in them,
as labor charges had been reduced
to a point which admitted of no
further reduction,  and  the retain
becoming a very sen01
tion in the treatiucn
grade ores of the B
one whish received a
emphasis when the c
tli
be made with the coal  company on
the charges for coke on the cars at
•nanage-
he work
the coke ovens. With tli<
ment ofthe coal company
of the smelter managers
difficult, but with the rail
pany's offer of a sweeping
in the transportation rati
them in the face they- were in the
end forced to yield, and an understanding was arrived at that the
charges to smelters fur coke should
be reduced from $4.75 to $4.00.
The railway company then more
than met the coal company, and
cut its transportation rate from
$3.00 to $2.50, thus making the
cost of coke to the smelters $6.50
instedof$7.75."
BRANCHES
NEW York,   San Fran
UNITED STATES:
Savings Bank Department. Interest at 3 per cent, per annum will be allowed from August 1st, 1901. Gold dust purchased, and every description of
banking business transacted.
W. H. PEGRAM,       -       Manager Kamloops Branch.
9<r>r>t^m>^
■^-f^O-OOO. «-**-. €">€>€
CLARMS
STAGE
LINE
es Kamloops for Quilchena and Nicola Lake
Lake for Kamloops every  Friday at 6 a. m.
Nicola, Coiitlee's, Nicola Lake, Granite Creek and Princ
at 6 a. m.    Leaves Princeton  for Spence's Bridge arid
every Sunday at 8 a. m.   Carry Mail and Express.
■y Monday.   Leaves Nicola
:aves Spence's Bridge for
very Thursday
nediate points
VVVVVV--)»N*N*VVVVV-VV^>A*\*VS*VVS>N-V
Similkameen   Butcher-
ing Co.,
RICHTER & SUMHERS,
PROPRIETORS.
WHOLESALE and RETAIL
Dealers in iTeats.
Orders Filled for any point in the Similkameen Valley.
LIVERY, FEED STABLE and PASTURE.
Saddle Horses to All Points in the Similkameen.
FRENCH St DAY
Tinsmiths, Gunsmiths, and Plumbers
Boot and Shoe Repairing.
Repair work  of    Every   Description.
Princeton Meat Market
WARDLE & THOMAS
Orders for Mining Camps promptly attended
to and delivered.
Hotel Tulameen
The Eargest and Most Homelike Hotel in Princeton is now
open for the travelling public.
Our bar is stocked with the
Best of Wines, Liquors and
Cigars. Special efforts will be
made in the Cullinary Department, and tables will be furnished with the best the market
affords.
PRINCETON,   B. C.
GEO. W. ALDOUS, Prop.
®rm
 THE    SIMILKAMEEN    STAR
Fbb. 2:nd, 1902.
EEVIVAL IN COPPEE.
Manager Makenzie's Opinion on the
Present Situation.
KEITH   & TOWNLtY |.—^^^^
REAL ESTATE AND* MINING BROKERS  V     I   , ,,    w .
: FOR :-
Corroapontlonco Invited.
315 CAMBIE ST.      . VANCOUVtR.
>*cA*><«AA\^/^*<W^
Joh
n Maeken
e L
i Roi, saic
nee
telephoni
ppe
hef
jrmer hie
HOTEL
KHEMEOS
JONH NEtt.
j Proprietor.
Stables in Con net ion.
i
:     "I think  that :
p to about 14 cents. '
: high price was too high ',
to be maintained.    The  low   price '
was too low. There is likely to be | o This hotel is Situated at
the Gateway to the
Similkameen valley, ot
Well Furnished Rooms.
Bar and Dining Room
BTJEIED IN ENGLAND. I >       Service First-Class.
" It is Said Father Pat Embraced the
Roman Catholic Faith.
the remains of Rev. H. Irwin,
(.Father Pat) who died in th_e Hotel
Dieu hospital after being found
wandering in ~he  woods  at Satilt
posure, will not be sent to Vancouver but will be shipped in a few
days to Eegland.
An official of the Hotel Dieu says
the patient was brought there iu a
most distressing condition early in
January.    He refused to  give any
relatives, but talked about every
thing else freely. A short time before death he embraced the Roman
Cotholic faith, but it was not until
his body had been removed to the
cemetery that his identity was dis-
s through a
to   a   brother
is in com muni-
Dt to Montreal
>efore his dis-
,   nearly dead,
that the second fur-
her Lode smelter
I and ready to treat
f March.
Thi;
We Gator Specially to
Mining Men
and Prospectors \
5
as  Flour and Feed U
l                wTber Wag-'. ^I^Sp^ l
I      Hardware, Stoves and Fhtings. Barbed Wire and Fence Wire. Harness. $
©                                                  Saddlery,   Etc., Etc. •
DRV GOODS. BOOTS & SHOES, f
C                        OVERSHOES AND RUBBERS IN ALL SIZES. '",' m
r- GO TO it
I  J.A.Schubert's Cash Store,   5
$ Penticton, B. C. j
- >c>«>c^«>c>c>*«^<>«>c>c>«
E.G.PRIOR&CO..
LITUTBD LIABILITY.
A FULL STOCK OF
Farming Implements
Always on hand.
tys get MACHINE EXTRAS for any MACHINE
Bain Wagon T0™L-LirT Light Road Wagons
WRITE US FOR PRICES,
YOU WILL FIND THEM RIGHT.
WE CARRY THE FAMOUS
riassey-Harris Binders, Mowers, Rakes, Ploughs, &c.
KAMLOOPS,       =       B. C
Prospectors
....STOP!
cheaply ■
KEREMEOS STORE
WM. HI»E:& Co.,
Mining Supplies
of Every
k stoves 10 Burn.
We carry a large stock and
can fill orders promptly.
Box Stoves from iSin.to 48m
Air Tights from 15'in. to 27m
Soft and Hard Coal Heaters.
jas. Stewart & Co's celebrated Cook Stoves.
Great Majestic Ranges that
have outclassed all rival!,.
Mail orders receive our car-*^
MCLennaD, Mcfeely&Co.
Wholesale and Retail Hard-
VANCOUVER,   B. C.
Princeton Coat
The Vermilion   Forks
Mining  Company
VRE NOW PREPARED TO SELL
COAL AT
$6 per Ton at the Pit,
or 50c. per Sack
' " Saddle Horses to all Po
II Similkameen District. fcsS? Trave
11! lers   from the Boundary District
PRINCETON   ASSAY can    secure    horses    through   to
D. J. INNIS
\Palace\
\ Livery \&.
Stable.
■   KEREMEOS, B. C.
O F F IC E,     c- B- karris'
Assayer and Chemist.
WW
J   Run in Connection with
PRINCETON, B. C. [j! the Keremeos Hotel.
 FBB. 22nd, 1902.
•
SCALE OF PRICES ON LEGAL NOTIOES".  "
o
or 100 words and under, per notice  fc.00 "pHIRTI
^^e forest. s^Ura^nTland-rotteik) **   for a Hcei
•er matter 10 cenU first insertion and five cents  described
Fees Must Invariably be paid in advance. miles sou
THE    SIMILKAMEEN    STAR
NOTICE. NOTICE.
Spii^iSSS Notice^ndve; .that
NOTICE.
To JAMES WATTS,
"IT
Coal  Location   Notices.
Notices of Forfeiture
NOTICE.
Q. HURDOCH
Blacksmith ing;
and Horseshoeing
Shop on cor. Bridge and Angella
Avenue.
PR I NCETON,    B. C.
NOTICE.
"TEHIRT
QtlieC
fdraiHce
Improvement Certificates.
NOTICE.
NOTICE.
Situa.ein
T^ES#&^^
rs
sSuth!1!). 1..',',;'".'","','',,,";"','; ^t'i'i
lifS
Located and Feb., iwT *; REVELY' Locator*
hero?*?
NOTICE.
t.Hf2i
T^^^a^^Vrf^^^s
-Dated.th
NOTICE.
NOTICE.
TAl
T. C. REVELY, Locator.
~NOTICE.
THIRTY davs from date I intend  to apply to
tbe Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works
for a license to prospect for coal on the following
Princeton on the east' bank  of the  Tulameen
place of commencement, containing 640 acres.'
J. D'ARCY.
Dated this 13th day of Jan. 1902.
NOTICE.
NOTICE.
Princess May Mineral Cla
Yale District.  . Where    located :—
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NOTICE.
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GEO. McALPINE,
Applican
i   Locat
dDe
c. 8. iqoi.                      Princeton, B
. C.
NOTICE.
TAfsEagNe
Certificate
vith such othe
THOS. H. JOHNSON,
Solicitor for the Applicants,
lated at Winnipeg this 21st day of De
Canadian
Pacific
Railway
Daily Service to and from
VANCOUVER,
VICTORIA,
MONTREAL,
TORONTO,
'   ST. PAUL,
And all points East and West.
Fast Steamer Service from   Vancouver to
CHINA,
JAPAN,
AUSTRALIA,
ALASKA,
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS.
PASSENGERS    BOOKED    TO    AND    FROM
For full information and illustrated pan
phlets, &c, apply to any C.P.R. Agen
or to
E. J. COYLE,
A. G. P. A.
VANCOUVER, B.C.
Princetonians*J6«J6
When in Phoenix
The Victoria Hotel
B. TOMKINS,
G. L ALLAN
Boots and
<& SHOES I
VANCOUVER, B. C.
Try Our Own Mining Boot.
It       JJlHK'l*.
GRAND PACIFIC
HOTEL FW*$ 1. c.
The nearest hotel to the
Railway Station. Headquarters for all people
coming from Nicola and
the Similkameen.
Good Rooms.
Good Table
Good Liquors,
gP. A. BARNIIAOT, Prop.
 THE    SIMILKAMEEN    STAR
Feb. 2 n\ i9°3*
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The  Townsite  of
{PRINCETON
Lots for
PRESENT PRICES OF
LOTS
From $2.00 to $10.
Per Front Footed*
Size of Lots 50x100
Ft. and 33x100 Ft.
Terms: 1-3 Cash;
Bal. 3 and 6 months,
with interest at 6 per
cent, per annum. «#
British GoBuii
Government Head-
quarters For ie Similftameen District.
BEAUTIFULLY SITUATED at the Forks of the Similkameen and tulameen Rivers. The BUSINESS CENTRE for the following Mining Camps:— Copper Mountain
Kennedy Mountain, Friday, Boulder and Granite Creeks,
Summit, Roche River,  Upper Tulameen and Aspen Grovej
FINE CLIMATE
and pure WATER
ENORMOUS AGRICULTURAL AREA TO DRAW FROM
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Send for Map and Price List to «£ «£ <£ <£ *&
ERNEST  WATERMAN,
Resident Manager VERMILION   FORKS
MINING AND DEVELOPMENT CO.
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