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Array I Legislature Library  Published Semi-Weekly in the Interests op the Boundary Creek Mining District.  Vol. 'V.  GREENWOOD, B.C., SATURDAY,   FEBRUARY  11, 1899.  no  No. 26  ^vvv*^ BUILDERS   OF  J&MJ&fzrrjrjrA  Contractors for the design .and construction of complete Stamp Mills,, Concentration,  ".,, Chlorination, Cyanide and Smelter Equipments,  ���s  u  o  .���a  m  tJ  ,0  .a  3f  ap  O  ^  O  o  r3  >  a  ��� r-l  o  U  ^  PQ.  h5  u  CO  o  d  m  o  w  CO  c3  OJ '  bjo  a  <  o>  f-H  o  03  w  d  J3  o  ,bQ  o  o  o  "I  II  o  O  o  <5  o  W  X  CO  o  o  n>,  P��  >  crq  a>  n  ��  o  ���r+-  0} '  CO  Hh  O  co O  f-t  >(f  :W  co S  ���   rt-  ��       f-+-  co-  a*  -tr*.  o  t���i  o  CJ  CO  ��  0)  ���-t  B  .-t-  o  cr  a*  {U  ���  H  o  H-.  o  o  ���-s  Head Office!and Works i  Branch Offices  MacKinnon Building, Vancouver.  ���'.-33.  .Head Office and Works at  -..;- Beiaevii,i,e, OtfT.  Branch Office and Works at  o        Trail, B.C.  E  ft/Ox Limited*  Manufacturers of  Air  Compressors,  Rock  Drills, Hoisting and Stationary Engines,' Boilers,  Ore Trucks, Ore Cars, Ore Buckets, etc.  Our  Shops  at  Trail are most  complete,   consequently  we  are  in  a position   to handle   all  kinds of Repairs.   If you are troubled with your Drills freezing-, or wish to  ��� save money buying-repairs, then USE   OURS.  J. J. Caulfield  . , Neil H. Lamont  -DEALERS IN-  STOVES AND TINWARE AND  BUILDERS' MATERIAL,  PAINTS, OIL AND  GLASS  Goods Arriving Daily,   One Car at Penticton, Two Cars t'��� Marcus, One Car in Transit,  Reserve Your Heavy Orders Until You Can Se'   Our Goods  and  Prices,  Copper Street, Three Doors Below the \  lk of Montreal.  Sell tfc   jdest Groceries at the Lowest Prices,  GIVE   US   A  TRIAL.  Copper Street, opposite International Hotel, Greenwood.  IS THE BEST HOTEL IN GREENWOOD. A New Building-, well iiti-nislicd. First-class  Service in all departments. Choice, Wines, Liquors and Cigars.��� Headquarters for Mining-  and Couimercial Men.  LAWYER'S  OPINION,  SOLICITOR    ADVISES   COUNCIL,  Aid. Naden Witlidrwas His Resignation.���Act-  tion to Fill North Ward Vacancy Deferred  Until Monday.  Thinking- possibly that the city  council would put on another act in'the  farce coniedy.at the special meeting-on  Thursday evening, a few spectators  graced the bare chinkless wall of the  court room with their presence. The  farce was reserved for another nig-ht  and the council did a turn in the heavy  legal parts of the municipal programme. The leading- man was the  city solicitor. He was armed with the  consolidated statutes and extracts  from the decisions of learned.judges in  the province of Ontario where they  sometimes have municipal troubles of  their own. His worship Mayor Hardy  presided and seated around the council  board were Aid. Naden,- Galloway,  Sutherland and Campbell.   ;  Aid. Naden rising- to a question of  privileg-e announced that as the council  had refused to take action on his resignation he decided to withdraw the  samei Aid. Galloway moved amotion  to the effect that Aid. Naden be allowed to withdraw his resignation. The  motion was seconded by Aid. Campbell and carried unamioiisly.      ,  Aid. Naden's withdrawal of resignation shortened the list of matters upon  which the city solicitor was to advise  the council. Mr. Leamy dealt with  the matter of-resignations however  and quoted the law to the effect that  a council was quite free to refuse a  resignation and that the courts could  issue a mandamus forcing- an alderman to serve for the term for which he  was elected.  Dealing- with the vacancy created by  Dr. Jakes' resig-nation Mr. Learning-;  believed that the council could follow  the same course as they did in Ross-  land and under section 82 of the Municipal Elections Act appoint a duly  qualified man to full the vacancy. Mr.  Leamy was always of the opinion that  Dr. Jakes was not qualified. He held  that since he was not properly qualified the council could appoint a man to  fill the vacancy. The alternative was  to order a bye-election.  Aid. Galloway asked about Aid.  Nelson's qualifications. . Mayor Hardy  replied that they had no word from the  coast yet. The3r were waiting- for  some of the " would be purifiers of  municipal politics " to take action to  unseat him.  The council adjourned until Monday  when the question of. filling-1 the  vacancy will be finally settled.  No Change Wanted.  The g-ood people of Nelson and Ross-  land are getting- unduly excited over  the customs ports in the Kettle River  district. The residents of Nelson be-1  gau by petitioning the Dominion  government to have the customs offices  in the Kettle River district attached to  4  ^^>  t wjfrn-wpiim. .  Klondike and,,  Shanty Pattern,  For Office and  Pocket Use ,,,  iV& .��/. Ml  '<!? 'if fft*  SMITH  &  McRAE,  Books, Stationeiy, Wallpaper, Notions  and Fancy Goods,  GREENWOOD,     B.C.  ^>-  the office   in   that  city   instead' of   the  New Westminster office as  at  present.  The people of Rossi and  at once  took  the matter up  and   passed the  following- resolution :  To  the  Controller of  Customs,   Hon.  William Patterson, On t.','Dear Sir:  "Whereas, it has come to the attention of the Rossland Board of Trade;  that a movement is on foot to attach  the custom outports and preventive  offices in the Kettle River district, B.  C, to the Nelson port of entry, said  offices being attached at present to the  port of New Westminster ; and  Whereas, Said offices are- all within  the. boundaries of the Rossland Provincial Electoral district is in most intimate business relations with the said  city of Rossland and in no way connected with the city of Nelson, therefore be it  Resolved ; That the citizens of Rossland protest respectfully ag-ainst the  customs outports and preventive offices  of the Kettle River district being- attached to any other port of entry than  Rossland, and be it further  Resolved, that said customs outports  and preventive offices ought to be attached to the port of Rossland until  such time as the customs business of '  the said district warrants one of the  said outports being- created a port of  entry."  The last clause of the above resolution should convince the Minister of ��� ���  Customs that there is no necessity for  a change. The Kettle River district  can stagger under the incubus of being attached to New Westminster until transportation facilities are afforded  when Boundary Creek will be a greater  arid more important district than  either Rossland or Nelson and it may  then be in the public interests to attach  the offices in those too ambitious citys  to a central office in Boundary Creek.  The Engineer's Figures.  The report submitted by the. city-  engineer at the last meeting of the  council should be carefully considered  by the ratepaj-ers. The very first  item $2,350 for completing the waterworks is entirely inadequate to meet  the requirements. It is quite possible  that the sum will lay the pipe and  patch up the present dam. More is  wanted however. With a proper dam  and reservoir no better system for fire  protection can be found anywhere  than that which Twin creek will  afford. Neither the present dam nor  the reservoir can be considered permanent. The present basin is too  small and it will scarcely be filled nn-  less something is done to stop the flow  of water which percolates through  many portions of the dam. A suffici-  cient sum ought to be voted for waterworks to .build, a /substantial dam, to  clean a large resevoir and to do everything that will make Twin creek  servicable for fire protection purposes  for years to come.  ICE HOUSE COLLAPSED.  Several Men Injured by The   Roof of an Ice     ���  House,Falling in.  Several men were injured  yesterday  afternoon when the   roof of the  building in which Hugh McKee was storing  several tons of ice fell in.    There were  about a dozen men in   the  building  at  the lime, packing ice when  without  a  moment warning   the roof came tumbling down.    Mi's* ���������'  " 'ped  with   serious   I..               ,  shall was pint''-  He was taken oiu  sonie difM;ulty, a.;..: __.../--.J.*  his leg had. been broken aboi?e the  knee. I-J- was taken to the Ottawa  house where Dr. -Schon" attended to  him. The break" is, an ugly one and it  will be some, time before he will be  about. ItV is supposed th.it as the  building became'filled, the ice pressed  out the sides, causing the roof to fall m.  G. Mart Corns who has a contract  for the crosscut tunnel on the Combination mine in Providence camp was  in the city this week. The tunnel is  now in about 45 feet. It is expected to  tap the ledge at 400 feet. The tunnel^  will tap the ledge at a depth ol 200 '  feet. The Combination has -a vein of  exceedingly rich ore. Ass<i\s as high  as SI ,000 to the ton have been teceived.  There is a CS foot shaft on the property. The Combination is owned by  the Combination Mining Co'rp-inj in  which Spjkane parties arc prmcip-illy  interested.  ..������'������ V':a:K!J:.;i-?-ilt��';?^  <���<!��� THE. BOUNDARY    CREEK   TIMES.  .*     H.   HALLETT,  $&6.rmitxt J^oftcitor,  '��� NOTARY   PUBLIC.    .  GREENWOOD,   B.C.  IWcLEOD,   PRINGLE   &  WHITESIDE,  Barristers and Solicitors,  (notaries (pufific, etc., ,' ;.  Barrett Block, Copper Street,  greenwood.  ORSES   M.   KERBY,  Assoc. Mem. Can. Soc. Civil Engineers,,  AND CIVIL ENGINEER,  (Jtofnrj! (p.uflfi'e.-- midway,   b.c  pr     W.    GROVES,  .'���������' Civil & Milling Engineer  Provincial Land Surveyor,  GREENWOOD,  11. C.  Mineral Claims Reported '.upon.  Underground Surveys.  <;. A. guess, m.a.  II.   A.   GUESS,  M.A.  Guess Bros.  Assayers & Chemists,  Thoroughly familiar with Boundary Creek  and Fairvie'w mining districts. Properties  examined, assays and analyses of ores, fuels,  furnace products, etc.  Greenwood, B. C.  QMARLES AE.SrlAW.  Givil    Engineer,  "Somi'mon ano  (prot>inciaf gcm& ^urBejor.  GREENWOOD,       -       B. C.  J      CHRISTIE,   M.R.C.V.S.  (HDIXllUKGII,  SCOTLAND)  Dominion Veterinary, Inspector.  Alt'.Domestic   Animals   treated   on   scientific  principles.  Residence   -   -   -   -   GREENWOOD,  B.C.  Gteett*ood Assay 0ffj^  JOE C LUCKENBEL, Prop.  GREENWOOD    :    :    :    B.C.  W. S. KEITH, M.E.,  GREENWOOD     -    -    B.C.  Mines Examined and Reported on.  MOWAT d PALMER,  Mining and Real Estate Brokers  GREENWOOD.  REAL ESTATE AND MINING  PROPERTIES.  . . . THE. MART. . ���  W. G. GAUKCE & CO.,   AgentSGreenwood.  The Presbyterian Cburcb,. Greenwood  Tlios. Oswald, Ordained Missionary.  Services held in Rendell & Co's Hall  every Sabbath evening at 7:30.  Sabbath School and Bible Class every  Sabbath afternoon at 3:30.  The Sacrament of the Lord's Supper  is dispensed on the last Sabbath of  January, April, July and October.  VISITORS   IN  TOV/N  CORDIALLY  INVITED.  All Are Welcome.   Seats Free.  Kcrby's Map of Wellington Camp.  Candies,   Tobaccos,   Cigars,  Druggirts' Sundries, Stationery, etc,  H. B. MUNKOE, Greenwood.  QEfouhtatp Cteefi Cttne#  I'UIILISIIKD  SEMI-WEEKLY  BY  The Boundary Creek Printing & Publishing  Company, Limited.  Duncan Ross : Editor.  ,W. J. Hakiiuk Manag-er.  Advertising Rates are Twenty-five Cents per  inch each insertion, or Out Dollar per inch per  month for the Wednesday or Saturday edition  separately. Legal notices, 10c. and 5c. per line.  No "quack" or remedy ads. inserted at any  price. Subscriptions are due in advance ; other  accounts payable monthly.  Address all communications to  The Times,  Greenwood, IJ.C.  SUHSCKII'TION,  $2.0)  l'EH   YliAK,   IN   ADVANCE.  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1899.  ENOUGH IRREGULARITIES.  With all due deference to Mr.  Leamy's leg-al opinion, we think the  council has been ill-advised throug-h  his suggestion that the vacancy in the  North Ward caused by the resignation  of Dr. Jakes can be filled by the council  without reference to the electors. The  case and that in Rossland to which he  referred are not analogous. It is a  moot question weather the Rossland  council did not stretch the law in appointing Aid. Clute. In Rossland Aid.  Barrett resigned because he was not  properly  qualified, just  as Dr. Jakes  resigned. The Rossland council accepted the" resignation just as the  Greenwood council did and ordered a  new election. Nomination day was  fixed and the electors nominated four  candidates. Before election day all  of the candidates withdrew. The  council then took the position that the  electors had neglected to fill the  vacancy and appointed Aid. Clute.  Judging from Mr.Leamy's remarks,  he bases his contention on the leg-al  belief that Dr. Jakes was not qualified  and consequently the.people had not the  legal right to elect him and having  neglected to elect a properly qualified  person, the council may under section  82 of Municipal Election (Act appoint  an alderman. Mr. Leamy will agree  with us that this is a question of law  and not of fact. His opinion nor the  opinion of the council has no author-  ative weight as far as Dr. Jakes'  qualification is concerned. The council  has no authority to act on the assumption that Dr. Jakes' was a legal disqualification without a decision from  the courts. In the absence of such a'  decision the council is legally bound to  assume that he was regularly elected,  that his resignation was regular, that  the acceptance of that resignation was  regular and that the onlyi legal course  left for the council is to order a new  election.  There have been already too many  irregularities to warrant the council in  encouraging any more. No candidate  whom the council might appoint would  accept the position when his right to  take the seat would be questioned, and  when he and the city would likely be  plunged into litigation.  Section 82 of the Municipal Elections  act reads as follows : "In case, at any  annual or other election, the electors  from any cause fail, decline or neglect  to elect the requisite number of members of the council of a municipality  on the day appointed, the new members of the council elect shall appoint  as many qualified persons, including  mayor or reeve, if not elected, as will  constitute or complete the number of  members requisite ; and the persons so  appointed shall, if they accept office,  make.the necessary declarations under,  the same penalty, in case of refusal or  neglect as if elected."  A prominent ratepayer has sent  The Times a letter dealing with Aid.  Naden's resignation. As Mr. Naden  has withdrawn his resignation since  the letter was written, the writer will  agree with us that the necessity for its  publication has been removed.  SI'-    $V'    $.'���    &'������   iV*   i!'s    iV'    *V^    i1'*  ^t?      'it?      tip     -trF     "7i��     ���%��      "*ft?      trp      v/f  Thos. McDonnell. R. M. McEntire  McDonnell i mime,  Mines and.  Real Estate  GREENWOOD   and   CAMP McKINNEY  i'i*       iV4      iVi      vVi  $Y4    iV'<     *a     iVS     g��  %5    -����5     -Jit?     ���$<?     %-  o  n  o  o  'A  w  ��  s?  1 *c w  5 bo  �������  rt-a  %l  3 "  Is  g  OS  ���a  a  o.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that at the first  sittings of the Hoard of License Commissioners for the City of Greenwood held after  this date, I shall apply for a transfer of the  License to sell liquor held by Hugh McKce for  the Commercial Hotel in said City of Greenwood to inrself.  ARTHUR BRANSON.  Dated this 3rd  February, 1899.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that I will on Wednesday the 8th day of March next present'apply to the Board of License Commissioners for the City of Greenwood for a license  to sell by retail spirituous and fermented  liquors on the premises to be known as the  "Kooteuay Hotel " situate on Lot 16, Block 7,  Copper street in the said Citv of Greenwood.  THOMAS WALSH.  Dated the 6th day of February, 1899.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that I will on  Wednesday the 8th day of March next  present, apply to the Board of License Commissioners for the City of Greenwood for a  license to sell by retail spirituousaud fermented liquors on the premises to be known as the  '���Miner's Hotel "situate on Lots 3 and 4,Block 5,  Copper street, in the said City of Greenwood.  WALTER WATKRLAND.  Dated the 8th dav of February. 1899.  the Wfiite Front Store, from the 1st  of February to the 1st of March  at a Discount of  Fifteen Cents on the Dollar Discount.  Our Annual Sale of Clothing-, Boots, Shoes, Rubber  Goods, Shirts, SNyeaters, Blankets, Gloves, Mitts, Suspenders, Hats, Caps, Underclothing-, etc., etc. .  Just Remember!   For every Dollar's worth of Clothing  we allow you Fifteen Cents Discount. ,  Note our Address _��*oon������^_^t)  0I*S��H   &  (Next door to the. Postofnce)     ' GOVERNMENT STREET.  P.S.���Our Grocery Stock is complete, comprising Canned Goods of every  description, Teas, Coffees, Cocoas, Cheese, Bacon, Hams, Eggs, Butter,  Flour, etc., etc. .' o   .  All mail orders receive prompt attention.      Goods delivered free to all parts.,  THE PIONEER;-HOTEL.  Greenwood City, Boundary Creek, B,C,  We are prepared to welcome Guests and provide good accommodation.  Headquarters for Mining Men.       Best of Wines, Liquors and Cigars  A Comfortable Sample Room.     Heated by Hot Air.  J, W, NELSON  Proprietor*  JC&.'fc 4* 4* 4* 4* ^ 4"&* 4* 4* 4* 4*4r 4* 4* 4* 4"i" *& 4* 4* 4* 4* j?  FOR  Turkeys, Geese, Ducks, Chickens, <fr  Oysters, Fish, and all kinds of J  fresh and cured Meats, go to       ^  ^   Head Office for Boundary Creek division at GREENWOOD  ^ Shops at Cascade, Grand Forks, Niagara, Greenwood and Midway.  k'f fy ty ���$��� 4* ^ *!* 'f* $* fy 4* *f ^ *f* ^ *?* *?* *?* ���& *f* *f* ^* *f* *?* **  THE   PALAOE   LIVERY   STABLE.  IN   THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   DISTRICT.  Extra Well Fitted for Long Drives,    Saddle Horses  and Pack  Ponies,   Feed Barn,   Hay and Oats For Sale,  A. W.ROBINS   ������   -   PROPRIETOR.  Are the only direct Importers on the mainland of British Columbia of  CUMBERLAND  BLACKSMITH  Coke, Cement,  Firebricks, Fireclay,  Lime,  Sewer  Pipe,  Plaster,  etc,  etc, etc,   0 ���  For full particulars as to prices, etc., write  EVANS, COLEMAN k EVANS ���  Vancouver, B. C,  *  mi Feed, Prod  Dealers in Hay, Grain, Potatoes, Butter, Eggs, etc,  ivi     aV*     *-,f4      ��-1'i  ���3f�� 9ft*        ���J)**' Vn~  HEAVY   WAGON   SCALES   IN   CONNECTION   WITH   OUR   BUSINESS  Silver Street, Greenwood, B.C.  ank of Montreal  Capital, all paid up,  $12,000,000.  Rest       ..... ...$6,000,000.  President:  Lord Stkathcona and Mount Royal.  Vice-President:  Hon. George A. Drummond.  .General Manager.......'..;  ..E. S. Clouston.  ..    ,���':-;" ���'.;# # #.'  '   ���    .-.,.,.  Branches in London (England),  New York, Chicago,  And in the principal cities in Canada.     ,  m  Vf-  Euy and Sell Sterling Exchange and  Cable Transfers; Grant Commercial  and Travellers' Credits, available in.  any part of the World.  Drafts issued, Collections made,  etc.  Greenwood Branch*  F. J.   F1NUCANE, Manager.  THE   CANADIAN  Head Office \J TORONTO.  Established 1807.  CAPITAL  $ 6 000 000,  Rest   [Six MillioiiDollars.]   :-   .;...;.........;$i.ooo.ooo.  PRESIDENT. \.  HON.   GEO.   A.   COX.  B. E. WAI.KER,  ,      J.  H; flvUMMER,  General Manager.     Asst. General Manager.  This Bank has the largest number of  Branches of any Bank in Canada, with  Agencies at New York, Chicago, New  Orleans, Skagway and Dawson City.  Accounts of Corporations, Merchants,  and Individuals received on favorable  terms.  Drafts, Commercial Credits',  Travellers' Credits, and Circular Notes issued :  available in any part of the World.  Approved Notes Discounted, Collections made. ! ' ~: :���':  :: '���''; ��� .���>��� ;���������-'.  A general Banking business transacted.    ....GREENWOOD BRANCH....  D. A.  CAMERON,"'"?>  i '  -, ���' Manag-er.^.:  THE   BANK   OF  Established in 1830.   ;. .     "-���'  Incorporated by Roj-al Charter.      ������   ^  Paid-up Capital:  $4,866,666.   :.  Reserve Fund $1,387,000.   '  London Office :  3  Clement's  Lane,   Lombard   Street, E.C.-���  Court op Directors :  J. H. Brodie, John James Cater, Gaspard Far-  rer, Richard H. Givn, Henrj-1. R. Parrcr, Ed.  Arthur Hoare, H. J. B. Kendall, J. J.  Kings-  ford, Fred. Lubbock, George D. Whatman.   ..  Secretary���A. G. Wallis.  Head office in Canade : St James-st., Montreal  H. Stikeman, general manager.  J. Elmsley, inspector.   S��4   Branches in Canada : . ���  London, Brantford, Hamilton, Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Kingston, Quebec, St. John N.B., ���  Brandon,-'Wiiinipeg, Fredericton N.B., Halifax  Victoria, Vancouver, Rossland, Kaslo,' Trail,  Ashcroft ; Dawson City, Klondike, N.W;T.,-  and Greenwood, B.C.  Agents in the United States :  Spokane���Traders' National Bank, and Old  National Bank. New York���(52 -Wall-street)  W. Lawson and J. C: Welsh, agents. San  Francisco���(124 Sansome-strcet) H. J. McMich-  ael and J. R. Ambrose, agents.  London Bankers:  The Bank of England and Messrs. Glyn 4 Co.  Foreign Agents :  ' Liverpool���Bank of Liverpool. Australia���  Unior. Bank of Australia. -New Zealand-rUn-  ion Bank of Australia, Bank of New Zealand.  India, China and Japan���Chartered Mercantile  . Bank of India, Loudon and China, Agra Bank.  West Indies���Colonial Bank.' ParisVMarcuard  Krauss & Co.   Lyons���Credit Lyounais.  J. ANDERSON, Manager, Greenwood, B.C.  CORYELL'S MAP, Price $1:25".  Kcrby's Map of Wellington Camp, $1.00  A fine line of  Pipes,   GigarsA  Tobacco  id just Received.  and Pouches J  J. A. isWORTH,  Druggist" / Midway.. -  1R, F. Coates & Co. 1  1 Contractors      It  CS Greenwood,  B.C. g^:  ""��� .*    ft    * ���"--  ^��w> y&     ?tf     IP g>-r-  ^g Store Fronts & Fixtures a Specialty g^;  ���M  / 11  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  Victoria;  J. M. Kellie, M.P. P., is the father  of the Truck Act. The object of the  measure is to make it a penalty for a  company to force men to board at the  company's boarding house or buy  goods at the company's store or pay  men in time cheques in lieu "of cash.  The provisions of the act apply only  to incorporated cities or within three  ' miles thereof. Mr. Kellie believing  c that the scalping of workmen's time  cheques is an abuse has introduced a  bill to amend lastyear's act making it  an offence punishable by a heavy fine  to scalp time cheques. *S��3��3  L. G. McPhillips member for Victoria has given notice to amend the  Alien'Labor Law. His amendments  are intended to rerhove the disabilities  against British companies which the  act now contains. He also intends  that all persons not British subjects  may purchase claims and own them by  inheritance or bequest.  Hon. Mr. Martin addressing a public  meeting in Victoria last week stated  that the government did not consider  ihat the magistrate should be a member of. either the police or licensing  boards. They did not consider that in  connection with licenses he should'be  mixed up in any way with matters  ���which might ^ come before him as  magistrate. As a police commissioner,  the magistrate conld hot fail to be  acquainted with the operations of the  police, and he was virtually their head,  yet under the present.system he had to  go into court and try cases in which he  was virtually the prosecutor. "We  propose to change the law," said Mr.  Martin, "so that' the magistrate shall'  not be a member of either of these  boards." -.''������'���'���  An act has been introduced cancelling all such appointments on June 30.  Old appointees may of course be reappointed.  Until recently the Dominion government was in the habit of appointing  Queen's Counsel. The Privy Council  decided that the appointment lay within, the rights of the provinces. The  Attorney-General has introduced an  act to appoint two Q. C's yearly.  Minlning And Commercial.  The regular meeting of the Mining  and Commercial association was held  in Rendell's hall on Wednesday evening. President Anderson was in the  chair:"* A letter was read from D. J.,  Matheson of Cascade, acknowledging  receipt of petition re the appointment  of resident gold commissioner and  government agent'and stating that  the taxpayers association of Cascade  would take the matter up.  In. response to a letter from J.  Roderick Robertson president of the  Nelson Board of Trade, the association  decided to urge upon the government  the desirability . of appropriating a  sum necessary to assure a B. C.  mineral exhibit at the Paris Exposition.  Other matters ��� relating to the district were discussed and the meeting  ���adjourned.    .  A gentleman who has just came over  from Nelson stated that there is a  warm contest between Hon. J. Fred  Hume and A. S. Farwell. In his opinion Mr'. Hume will be returned by an  increased majority.  KETTLE   RIVER   MINING  DIVISION.  Record of Mineral  Locations for  the  Week  Ending February   7, 1899.  February 1  Rosebud, Greenwood camp,   Wm.   Smith.  Spotted Tail, Greenwood camp, W. H. Harris.  Ben Bow, Greenwood camp, W. H. Harris.  February 4  Gipsy, Greenwood camp, J. Cunningham:  February 6  Bachelor, Dead wood camp, W. L. Nicholson.  Aspen, Deadwood camp, R. Guuu.  Black Tail,  Central camp,   T. T.   White   and  C. Priuglc.  February 7  Ida L., Deadwood camp, H. L. Jones.  Lancaster (fractional,) Deadwood camp, D. M.  MacMartin.  Four in Hand, Providence camp,  E. C. Brown.  . Certificates of Work.  February 1  St. Lawrence.. J. Fisheret al.  February 2  Myrtle, R. M. McEutire et al.  February 3  Nelson, C. S. Galloway.  Blue Bell (fractional,) F. W. Groves.  February 4  Dudley, J. Moran,  February 7  McKinlcy, A Castlcman et al  Transfers.  February 1  St. Lawrence, K interest, Wm. Lewis to  L.  S.  Moulton-Barrett.  St. Lawrence, ��� V\ interest,   Wm. Lewis to G. T.  Hodgson'.  February 3  EPluribusUnum, % interest, J.'M. Kellar to C.  R. Pittock.  February 4  Brittania,   \i   interest,. A.   Dorais  and   W. J.  Noble to J. Pairer.  Brittania,   \i   interest,   A.  Dorais   and   W. J.  Noble to J. Garesn.  February 6  Crystal Gold Mine,   O.K. Fraction,  Evening  Star, Forest Belle and Rock Hill,  % interest,  Joseph Keen to Austie Megraw.  Brittania,  Ms  interest,   Alex   Dorais   to Thos.  Legacy.  95, 'A interest, Pat Hickey to R. W. Jakes.  February 7  Oregon,   J<   interest,  J.   J.   Winters    to  J H  Morrison '  Before  ordering, your  OOE Rl ES  It would be well to call on A,  H, SPERRY cl CO., who have  the most complete stock of  Staple and Fancy Groceries  to  be found in  the  city,  JEWELLERY,  POR    PURE    DRUGS,      DRUGGISTS'     SUNDRIES.  PATENT MEDICINES. COMBS, BR'^Sl-li :S.  ETC.,   ETC.,   GO   TO ,    .,.  Louis Blue. '  ��� ,1  A. Fisher.  MILLS     AND     YARDS     AT  ��� Manufacturers of Rough and Dressed -  Opposite International Hotel  H    Shannon   Files,    if  H        Letter  Clips,  j| Stick Files,  I World Almanack,'W. i  % Chicago News  "   '99.  g Canadian,   -   "   '99.  Tocket Diaries.  itmm.  Greenwood City    %    Eholt Greek, B, G  '   Manufacturers of ]  ShinglesrLath, Mouldings, Sash and Doors,  '���' ��� i"i       iY4       i^'4  .-���/���'.. '. %T  - ���$?     ���?*& .   .  ALL KINDS OF FACTORY WORK MADE TO ORDER  .Lumber delivered to any place in the City or to Mining Camps  Rossland.  investment m& jrt  Greenwood.  <^t-, -.LIMITED    LIABILITY. *      (Jq  Financial & Insurance Agents^  i  |�� ���'"���'���     Copper Street. ������ f|!   '  Greenwood Brickyard  BROTTEN   &   CO.,  Proprietors.  Manufacturers of First-class  Bricks supplied in any quantity.  For prices and all information address  BROTTEN   &  CO.,  Box 21, GREENWOOD, B.C.  GEO.   R.   NADEN,   A\anager.  OF   EVERY. DESCRIPTION. UPHOLSTERING,   ETC.  The Largest Stock in the District.  COPPER STREET, GREENWOOD CITY, B.C.  estaurant  And LUNCH COUNTER.  Meals at all hours.  Open Day and Night.  Private Boxes. Lunches put up.  Fresh Eastern Oysters Daily.  ���    ���   ��� i'& :  WERNER & PITTOCK, Proprietors,  COPPER STREET - - - GREENWOOD,  B.C.  Camp McEinney Hotel,  HUGH CAMERON, Proprietor.  Best Brands of Wines, Liquors and Cigars.  Good   Staiiling.  ��OTME��  >��Mh  Midway, Kettle River.  First-class Accommodation.   Good Stabling.   Stopping Place for Stages.  McAULEY cl KEIGHTLEY, Proprietors,  W.: Miller,  MERCHANT TAILOR  GREENWOOD CITY, B.C.  ���83"  Perfect fit guaranteed.  If your Watch is tired  TAKE   IT   TO  - - THE - -  WATCHMAKER,  greenwood  And have it fixed right.   Over 30 years' experience, and the most complete stock of material  Willi which to do work correctly.  GREENWOOD , is   the   financial   and   commeralci  centre   of  Boundary  Creek  district.      It   is   the   supply  point   for   the   mining   camps-       From   the   city,    roads  lead  to   the  GREENWOOD, DEADWOOD,  COPRER, SUMMIT,  LONG   LAKE, SKYLARK,  WHITE AND  ATWOOD,  WELLINGTON, SMITHS,  AND   OTHER   BOUNDARY   CREEK   CA/nPS.  Three  chartered  Banks  have  branches  in  the  city.  For price of Lots and other information, address  ROBT.  WOOD  or  C.   SCOTT  GALLOWAY,  GREENWOOD,   BOUNDARY   CREEK,   B.C.  Or apply to the Agents :  C. F. COSTERM  Vkr^om  X   A. K. STUART,  J. B. JOHNSON & CO.,   J  their lodge ro.-i'i.  invitation is <������ i,  >ren.  Duxca.v   l<:���'.-..  Boundary  Valley   Lodge,  No. 38. l.O.O.F.  \\ EETS everv  Tuesdav .'  7   V    livening   at   8.00   iii  ���Greenwood, B.C.   A cordial  i��'-ri to all sojourning brelh- ,  .Tlfs.-Ji.   (IL'LLKV,   N.G.  Jhr  ���&, /v. rvi. ���  \GKEEAT\YO .]j  LUDGE. A. F. & A. M.  Regular   Communication" first  ���'Thursday    in  every  mouth.    Sojourning  brethren  cordial]v  nivited. j.   c.   HAAS, "  C. fceorr Galloway, W.m. Secretary.  COPPER   ORE  DRY    ORE  LEAD    ORE  PURCHASED, and payment made as  soon after the'receiptof ore as samples  can be assayed. ���    '     ���  Quotations given upon the receipt of  samples.  The Hall Mines, Limited,"  123-4 Nelson, B.C.  Okell & Morris,  FRUIT 4- PRESERVING * COMPANY,  VICTORIA,   B.C.  Manufacturers of :".  Candies,  Mincemeat,   Orang-e,, Citron  and Lemon Peels.   Preserves and  Marmalades.    Pickles and  Vineg-ar. ��    ,  We claim without exception to make the  Purest and  Best-Selling  Goods  in  Canada.  Ten Gold Medals and 20 Diplomas and every  prize in Western Canada for purity.  THISTLE : :'  Is the Best Scotch Whisky  .-���.-.    ���AND���  SEAGRAM'S  The Best Canadian.  ��� ��� sole agents:  R.  P.   RlTHEJT ���&  Co.   Ltd.  VICTORIA     B.C. ,  WOOD FC)R SALE  All Lengths, from 10 to 48 inches.  Orders promptly attended to.  .#'. #. #..        ;'  Office at the Greenwood Flour and Feed  Store, Silver Street.  JOHN M.  CROPI.EY.  MINERAL   ACT,    1896.  Certificate   of   Improvements.  NOTICE.  BUTTE CITY mineral claim, situate in the  Kettle River mining- division of Yale district.  Where located : In Deadwood camp.  TAKE   NOTICE   that we, C. R.   Garland,  _   free   miner's certificate No.   14;116a, W.  14,234a, intend, sixty days from tiledate hereof,  'to apply to the Mining- Recorder for a certificate  of improvements, for the purpose of obtaining-  Crown grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 3rd d.-yy of January, 1S99. 122-9  MINERAL   ACT,   1896.       ,  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  BEE mineral claim, situate in the Kettle River  mining division of Yale district. Where  located : In Deadwood camp.  TAKE notice that we, D. A. Holbrook, free  miner's certificate No. lS39Sa, and II. S.  Cayley, free miner's certificate No. 8058a,  intend, sixty days from thedate hereof, to apply  to the Mining Recorder for a certificate of improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a  crown grant of the above claim. : .  And further take notice that action under  Section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 19th day of November, 1893. 116  MINERAL   ACT,    1896.  :  Certificate   of   Improvements.  NOTICE.  STANDARD   mineral   claim,   situate   in   the  Kettle River mining division of Yale district.  "Where located : In Greenwood camp.   .  TAKE Notice that I, Isaac H. Hallett, agent  for William T. Smith, free  miner's  certificate No. 14046a ; Edwin H.Tonilinson,   free  miner's certificate No.'33381a ; and   Donald  D.  Maun,  free   miner's   certificate  No."'8654a,  intend, sixty days from the dale hereof, to  apply  to the Mining Recorder for a certificate of improvements,   for ,the purpose   of obtaining, a  crown grant of the above claim.  And further take  notice that action,  under  , section 37, must be commenced before  the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 18th day of November, 1898. 11  NOTICE  TS HEREBY GIVEN, that Spencer Bener-  J_ man has retired from the partnership now  carried on under the name.of " Rickards, Jieu-  . crmau & Co.," and that the business of the said  firm will hereafter be carried nu by the remaining partners under the name and style of " W  B. Rickards & Co.," who will assume all liabilities of and collect all debts due the said linn  of Rickards, Benerman & Co.  SlMiNCIiK   HENERMAN.  W. II. RICKARDS  & CO.  Midway, January 10, 1899. 124  W. J. Snodgkass & Sons, Pkoi"\s.  leaves 1'euticton at 7 a.m. on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays for Camp MclCinncy,  Rock Creek, Midway, Anaconda, Greenwood,  Carson and Grand 1* or.es.  Returning leaves Grand Forks at 7 a.m. each  and every day except  .Sunday for Greenwood  and leaves Greenwood for I'entictou on Tuesdays. Thursdays and Saturdays at 1 p.m.  Carries the Mail*, Passengers and Express.  tij>" Will sell   through Tickets  to  Vancouver,  Victoria, Seattle or Portland.  Financial and Insurance Agent  '. Qlofai-2 (puBfic ;  VERNON.    B.C.  AGENT   FOR  :rica.  Vancouver.  Rossi.and.  l lie i^oihkiii a: i_an.i(ii;tu rire ins. (_0.  Dominion Building- A lyoau Association.  MTKAISEK   I'OK  The Canada Permanent Loan i: Savings Co. THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK, TIMES.  ���J$^W&&2��&&  The Weather is Cold,  the-Snow is beep;  THEN CALL IN THE.'. ���  Post-'Office- Block  And take a peep  At the fine stock of   ,  PIPES,  CIGARS,  TOBACCOS,  .   CONFECTIONERY,  STATIONERY, ETC  ...And Also a Full Line of...  Watches,  ��� Clocks,    ���   And  Jewelery  Of eyery description both plain and  ' fancy.    ';.'...  I am sure I can suit you  at prices  that will   charm  the heart   of   a  -   ���.        a.      .  , , ..       -   .��������� ������  drunken cattyotto.  ���HENRY-SADVE~  Postoffice Block, Greenwood.  Money Made  Is Money Saved  You can  make   money .by-  buying your  GREENWOOD   AND   DISTRICT.  Ronald Harris and J. Edward Leclrie  returned from Rossland on Friday.  W. J. Wilson, Nelson, manager for  P. Burns & Co., was in the city this  week.     ���������<-���  D. B. Vincent, the well known mining-expert is examining- properties in  the Smilakameen district.  H. B. Munroe returned from Spokane  early in the week with a large consignment of fresh fruits.  A. T. Kendrick of the HunterK-en-  drick Mercantile Company has returned from Rossland and Northport.  G. P. Spiendler has returned from  Sandon to work his properties in Pass  Creek camp. He expects to remain in  during the year.  J. L. White a graduate of the Ontario College of Pharmacy has opened  the Greenwood Pharmacy in the  Banner man building.  The firemen are going to make the  ball on St. Valentine's day a success.  The best music has been procured and  all the arrangements point to an enjoyable evening.  The report that Mr. F. -Elkins is an  applicant for the position of night  watchman is unfounded. Mr. Elkins  is not an, applicant for this or any  other civic office. e  The Golden Eagle claim on the North  Fork is to be developed by a company  which is being incorporated in Greenwood. There is a large body of rich  ore on the property.  The official Gazette contains notice  of the Hunter-Kendrick Co. There  is a cash capital of S50,000. The  ofiicers are, President, James Hunter,  Rossland; Vice-Presidend, Chas. S.  Siawson, Northwood, Dakota; Secretary and General Manager, A. T.  Kendrick. Robert Hunter,' Rossland ;  John C. Hunter, Fargo, and Robert  Riddell, Minneapolis,- complete the  board of directors. Business will be  carried on at Greenwood and Grand  Forks.  The Seattle mining case is again  being" heard in the courts. The Seattle  Mining Company represented by Cum-  mings & Manly of Grand Forks are  the plaintiff. In 1897 Robert Clark  sold the Seattle to Hay & McCallum  and afterwards Cummings & Manly  induced Clark to sell to them. Hay &  McCalium brought suit to confirm the  sale to them and were successful.  Cummings & Manly are now endeavouring to recover Clarke's interest  in the 'claim after Hay & McCallum have been satisfied. Messrs.  Tupper, Peters and W. A. MacDonald  arc fighting the case at Nelson for  Cummings & Manly and E. V. Bod-  well is defending.  R. M. McEntire is away on a business trip to Rossland.  Alex. Dick,' the well known mining  engineer, came over from Rossland  yesterday. r       '  Okanagan lake was frozen over this  , week. The steamer Aberdeen was unable to make Penticton on account of.  ice on Monday night, consequentry  there was no mail on Wednesday. The  government haivng granted the request  to have all mails froni Boundary Creek-  routed by American lines, the. inconvenience on account of no Penticton  mail was not so serious as it would  otherwise have been.  Gen. Manager Rogers of the Parson  Produce Company', Winnipeg, and P.  J. Russell manager of the local branch  at Nelson, B. C. were in the city for  several days this week. Mr. Rogers is  making a trip through the mining district with a view to opening branches  at commercial centres. He was most  favorably impressed with the advantages Greenwood possesses as a distributing point and decided to open a  branch here in April.  Voting on the by-law sanctioning  the agreement between the city and  the Boundary Creek Telegraph and  Telephone Compaq' will take place in  the court house on Wednesday next.  The only opposition to the by-lay conies  from those who believe 25 years too  long a time to grant a franchise.  There is considerable strength in this  objection but it should not be forgotton  that the defeat of the by-law means a  monoply for a company with a perpetual franchise. Under the municipal act if the the by-law is defeated it  cannot be taken up in an amended  form this year unless one-fifteenth  of the electors petition the council to do  so.  sg 4? 4* <# # # 4s # <%> 4* 4" <# M  at Bannerman Bros,, Copper St,  Best cooking  and eating apples in  the market.    t '��� General.'.'-    f  Copper Street, Greenwood,  A Choice Line of Staple and Fancy  .'4>  <=���� Barrett Block, Copper Street, ^  4�� ���      " ' :   <#>  *����    '      GREENWOOD. 4��?  4-  THE   WINDSOR   HOTEL.  GiliflD ffllt!  Is, now open under, the  Management  of ... .  - - J. L. WHITE     -  Graduate of the Ontario  College of Pharmacy... '  Present quarters are in  The - Bannerman - Building,  Copper street'.    A full  line   of   the  following  JU  Has Arrived.  EVERYTHING   FRESH.  ��!�� We want your patronage, �������>  /n.E. erazee]  Grocery and Bakery,  Hamill Block, Copper Street, Greenwood.  ICO.,  will be carried  Sunday Dinner From 5:30 to 8 O'clock p. m.  Menu :  Oysters:  New York points and California fries.  Soup:  Consomme Imperial  Fish:  Baked Halibut, maitre tl'hotel  Boiled:  Ley of Mutton, sauce pequan.te.  Entrees:  Breast of Lamb, a la jat'dinier  Boston Cream Puffs, vanilla filling  Roasts;  Stuffed   Turkey and  cranberry.    Prime  Ribs  of Beef, an .jus.  Vegetables:  Boiled and Mashed Potatoes, Mashed Turnips.  Pies:  Hot Mince and Pumpkin  Pudding:  English   Plum    Pudding-,   hard    and    brandy  sauce  Jellies:  Port Wine and Sherry Wine  Ice Lemon Sherbet, Assorted Cakes, McLaren's  Imperial Cheese  TOILET ��� ARTICLES  English, French, Canadian and American . .  PERFUMES.  Soaps,   Drugs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines.  ...Prescriptions a Specialty...  NOTICE  IS hereby (riven, that I will apply to the License Commissioners for the City of Greenwood, at their next sitting (February 13th, for a  license to sell by retail spirituous and fermented liquors on the premises known as the,Ottawa  House, situate on lot 3, block B, in the said city.  Dated Greenwood, January 21st, 1899.  123 H. 'D.  TOMPKINS.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that the undersigned intends to apply to tile City of  Greenwood at their next sitting for a license to  sell liquor by retail on the premises knows as  the "Arlington Hotel" on Lot 22, Block 7, in  the Cilv of Greenwood. JOHN E. HOOPER-.  Dated this theOtli clay of February, 1S99.  /niDWAY.   B.C.,  lESflllflfflCIB  MINING BROKERS.  Fire, Life and Accident Insurance.  4�� (Bofoen 45a<$Pe      ��k  "<*    i��00 SHARES ONLY.    *S*  | AT 5. CTS0 J  ^ CALL, AND SEE US ^  4* MOWAT & PALMER, <#>  ������ GREENWOOD, B C ���        ������  Corporation of the City of  Greenwood,  BY-LAW     NO.     13.  Boundary Creek Telegraph and  Telephone Company, Ed., Right  OF Way By-Law, 1899.  A BY-LAW to authorize and ratify the  execution by the Mayor and City Clerk o*  a certain document relating- to the right  of way granted to the above named Company, withinthelimts of theCityof Greenwood.  The Municipal Council of the City of Greenwood enacts as follows:  (1)    That the mayor and clerk of the  City of  Greenwood be, and they are hereby authorized  to execute a certain agreement ' made'  I ween the corporation of tjie City of Greenwood  parties of the first part, and the Boundary  Creek Telegraph and Telephone Company,  Limited, parties of the second part, to be dated  . the day of the final passage of this by-law,  which said agreement is marked "A" on the  first page thereof, and published herewith.  (2) This bj--law may be cited as the "Boundary Creek Telegraph and Telephone Company  Right-of-way By-law, 1899-"  Done and passed in open council the 30th day  of January, 1899. ���.  G. B. TAYLOR, THOMAS HARDY.  City Clerk. Mayor.  Take notice that the above is a true copy of  the proposed by-law upon which the vote of the  electors of the city of Greenwood will be taken,  at the Court House, Grecnwood,on Wednesday,  the 15th day of, February, A. D., 1899, between"  the hours of 8 a. m. and 4. p. m.  G. B. TAYLOR,  City Clerk.  AGREEMENT A.  This indenture made the day of  A. D., 1899, between the  corporation of theCity of Greenwood hereinafter  for themselves their successors and assigns  called the city,of the first part, and The Boundary Creek Telegraph and Telephone Company,  Limited, hereafter for themselves, their successors and assigns, called the Company, of the  second parti  Whereas the said Company is desirous of  installing, maintaining, and operating in the  City of Greenwood, in pursuance of the.powers  contained in its memorandum of Association,  a telegraph, telephone, and cable systciii:  ' Now this Indenture wituesseth , that in > consideration of the premises and of the sum of  one dollar now paid by tiie said Company to the  said city (tlie receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged) and of a yearly sum of Five Dollars per  annum, as rental, payable on the first day of  January in each and every year to the said  city, the said City hereby covenants with the  said Company, and the said Company hereby,  covenants with the said city, as follows, that is  to say:  (1) That in consideration of the ' covenants  on the. part of thecity hereinaftercontained,and  of the rights, powers and privileges hereinafter  granted, the said Company for itself, its successors and assigns, covenants and agrees to  and with the said city and its successors, that  the said Company willwithin six months from  the final passageof the by-law confirming these  presents, erect, install, equip and place in operation within the limits of the said City, a complete telegraph and telephone system for the  use of the public, and the said Company hereby  agrees to furnish to any and every citizen of  the.said city of Greenwood, requiring the same,  at any and all points within the city, wires and  telephone instruments, and; connection by  means of the same with the Company's system  of telephones at fair and reasonable charges  for installation and rental thereof. .  (2) And for the consideration aforesaid, and  mentioned in the last preceding clause, the  city doth grant to the said Company, for the  period of Twenty-five years from the day of the  date hereof, the right; privilege and franchise,  under the supervision of the city engineer for,  the time being, to erect poles and lay overhead  orruudergroutid wires, on along; or under.all or  any of the streets, roadways, lanes, passages  and other public highways and places of the  said city of Greenwood for the use, and transmission of electricity for telegraph and telephone purposes only, and for the purpose of  erection, laying, construction, maintenance,  alteration and repair of such poles and wires to  enter upon .any such streets, roadways, lanes,  passages, and other public highways and places,  and to make such excavations and to do such  acts and things as may be necessary for the  purposes aforesaid.  (3) The said company, will at all times daring the erection of any poles, the laying of any  wires, and the construction of any buildings or  works, and during repairs or alterations of the  same, take proper, care and precaution^ for the  safety of foot and other passengers, 'arid of  horses and carriages passing along the said  streets or any of them on which erection, lay-,  iug, construction, alteration or'repair is being  performed, and will not interfere with or impede the public right of travelling on or using  the same or in an}- waj- obstruct the entrance  to any'-door or gateway, or the free access to  any building.  (4) That after such erection, laying-, construction, alteration or repair, the said company shall and will repair and mend the said  streets, roadways, lanes, passages, and public  highways and places, and leave them in their  former condition in so far as the same is compatible with such erection, laving, construction, alteration or repair, and all such repairs to  streets, roadways, lanes,' passages and public  highways shall be performed as,directed by the  city engineer for the time being.  (5) And the said company agrees'to indemnify and save harmless the said city from all actions, claims, demands, and costs,nthat maj- at  any time during thecontinuanceof thiscontract  be made against tiie said City by reason of the  said Company erecting poles, or overhead  wires or any plant or appliances, under or over  any of the streets, lanes, passages, or public  highways of the.City or by reason of the operation of the Company's plans or equipments .  and from and against all actions, -proceedings  or suits at law, and costs thereof, that '.may.' be  brought against the said City by any person or  persons body corporate by reason of the said  Company so breaking up any streets, lanes, .  public ways or places and erecting poles and  laying wires, thereunder, thereon, or thereoveri  (6) This agreement shall not be taken as  granting a franchise to this Company to the  exclusion of other companies which may hereafter apply for like rights, privileges and  franchises.  ��� ��� In Witness Whereof the said Company has  caused the corporate seal thereof to be hereto  affixed and the sigdatures of the President and  Secretary thereof to be hereunder written and  the said -City has caused the corporate seal  thereof to be hereto affixed and the signatures  of the Mayor thereof and City Clerk to be hereunder written.  Signed, Sealed and  Delivered in the presence of.  ,d    I  NOTICE.  PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given to the  electors of the City of Greenwood that I  require the presence of thelsaid electors at the  Court House, Greenwood, on Wednesday, the  15th day or February, A. D. 1899, between the  hours of 8 a. in. and 4 p. m., for the purpose of  voting on a by law to authorize the execution  on behalf of the Corporation of the City of  Greenwood by the Mayor and City Clerk, of a  certain agreement between the said Corporation of the Citj- of Greenwood and the Boundary Creek Telegraph and Telephone Company,  Limited, which said by-law and proposed  agreement are published herewith.  Subject to section 76 of the "Municipal  Clauses Act, 1897," and to the provisions of the  "Municipal Elections Act,"any maleor female  being of the fullage of twenty-one years, who  is the assessed owner of land or real property  within the municipality, shall have a vote,  either confirming or rejecting the said by-law.  G. B. TAYLOR,  Returning Officer.  Greenwood, B. C, Jan. 31,1S99.  APPLICATION  FOR LIQUOR LICENSE.  NOTICE is hereby given, that the undersigned intends to apply to the Board of  License Commissioners of the City of Greenwood, at their next sitting, for a license to sell  liquor by retail on the-premises known as the  Rossland Hotel, situate on lot 30, in block 12,  Copper street, in the Citv of Greenwood, B. C.  Dated this 4th day of January, 1899.  122- ALFRED   CAMERON,   ���  Y  /

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