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Array TOW  If I.  fc f"  ���:J  ���X  :  V  A-  ytr*V  -���".. ,-f/���--"*"  ��L  #���;  rr   f  1!  I? i  SATURDAY,   JULY   9,    1898.  <lQn.  ���  ffi"'  f  iiiy^u|>�� ���������MiiilwwiwwMMwqa^'r'TTl'*���"''" '/ "TV  MMmmmJB&Maamrmvjaimu'xnMMiMAsuuiamviuMm  ��� e  MANUFACTURERS  OF  1. '"i?1  Concentrators,. Smelters, Steam  Water. .Wheels, etc.  BUMuajjiaraasBi-aagaaa  SAW,  PLANING AND SHINGLE  High Speed Corliss Engines,  .IT  i is %  Works i  Branch Office?  Building, Vancouver, -;*'.;-v  THE   BOUNDARY   CFEEK   TIMES.  - Tn.r*^r-��--'rLrf��s*ra^.Vi**-^afli��"-��i  C��S Ttyr^^^r^f**^rm^*'Prr-r'V Wl���r*WY-r*��'*'* ���^rK*'inry*���<:��pv'\-rt/wr*\*ir!ML* MnrmirTrrf^crv^rt^r  A  i^sd   '/  ��y  ^  ��  t:\  eiy  tKis, that no firm, in .the district :'..gives  more value for less .money than we do,: .Our stock is  ^ ano a,  eceive s  a  ome iirst^class  vervtnine  s  ir 1  \^    JLo  \TJt.  KIT.Jr'iir...'TinrrCT^ffl^'iym*.'f��'��,r��-^y*FT.^V-rrnSTf^7T--^'yT7r-r''*;*gTTTy^,TT^      ' ���"* "������*���"���'���'������ ��i.'--Jt'wgT��c����. w-u-tf .---i������vra.-.-j-r ��  a-M- r -rf u^-'M1*r"'uT ���t'^3BFg5ZSBc^ia^ttt!ka^��ittM��  =^^^SSSI^S3SEI3SSS^SS^^3Sj^ZKiSSI3S:BSE^^SS^S3��iSES^��^SSS  t3&jy**~&Sr=S9*k  Remember !    We are headquarters for Boots  and Shoes  and have a  fine line of Men's, Women's and Children's,  of both  American and Canadian manufacture.  White   Shirts.  Fancy Colored Shirts.  Neg-lig-e Shirts.  Outing- Shirts.  Summer Underwear.  Collars and Cuffs.  Summer  Hose.  Ties (beautiful line).  'Gloves.'  Handkerchiefs.  Towels.  &c, &c, &c.  IvATE)ST    STYIvFS    IN   SPRING   HATS.  The most complete stock of Staple and Fancy Groceries in the city.  ...... TENTS,   All  Sizes. ......  '.:���^.,^,n'V**'-'*rfc--'fl��.'-*'-*-''T*'r.*i-*TO^  mg  ^       f>       S       f1  o     '*���� a ;*���%  'V W  i-  i  A Weekly Paper published in the interests of- tlie Boundary Creek Mining District.  %  ��� ��� ��� ,..   .a-iaBngggsgidB-itaWlJMtMMI-ljtlJWtkV^^  gsay*'.^-yj*q****��-*-r-'Hr*THH-^?'M''r^  Vol. IV.  GREENWOOD, B.C., SATURDAY, JULY 9, 1898,  96  No/  Si'  p.  fc.:  ft!,-  ft'  '"������������"J"',Tir'"*''*7iffiii[-'ffiiwrriia  *fr���*Ynrmr',m:���m���"**WM'3**^mMB*m'*'t  The Opposition Will- Carry' the , Province  by  a Substantial Working, Majority,  The Government Will Lose Seats on the Island  .. ������ and No Gains on the Mainland "  ('    K  ��9i  T  The Turner government is doomed. The once lethargic  people of British Columbia have become aroused to the.necessity for a change. The old, fossilized order of things  must g*ive way to a more progressive form of government.  Next Saturday will introduce a new epoch in the history of  the province. Turnerism and Dunsinuirism will give away  to honesty and progress. ,  The government lack   the   genius   of  Theodore Davie.  "' They have invented no scheme to hoodwink   the   people   of  the Island and the untrammelled people will vote according  to their honest convictions.  Alberni is doubtful. Huff the government supporter is  a very estimable private citizen but a weak, vacillating-  politician.    He probably will be elected.  Comox is also doubtful. There are a number of sturdy  electors in the district who will resent the- candidature of  James Dunsmuir. But Dunsmuir has too many men in his  employ and his chances for election are excellent.  North Nanamio, the special preserve of the Dunsmuirs,  will return John Bryden, son-in-law of the Dunsmuirs.  Nanamio City will return the opposition candidate Dr.  McKechnie by a large majority.  South Nanamio will be a close constituency. Dr. Wal-  kein will be defeated by Ralph Smith the opposition candidate. ;-.,.'  Cowichan will return Wm. Herd the opposition candidate. .."���'.  Eisquimalt will return Hon. D. W. Higgins and W. H.  Hay ward the two opposition candidates. Their opponents  are Dunsmuirs'solicitor, Hon. C. E}. Pooley, and W.F.  Bullen.  North Victoria is solid for the .opposition candidate T.  W. Paterson. He will defeat J. P. Booth by a large  majority.  South Victoria will be close. Hon. D. W. Egberts the  attorney-general will probably defeat J. Stewart Yates,  Victoria   City   will  be  divided.    Beaveu   and Gregory  will probably be elected and   Premier   Turner   and    Harry  Helmcken. '.'-,.  On the Mainland the government will be- hopelessly  beaten. Vancouver will return three opposionists, probably  four but Mayor Garden's personal popularity will probably  carry him against Chas. E}. Tisdall who is a new man in  public life.  Unfortunately there has been a division* in the opposition ranks in Dewdney. Unless We a them can be induced  to retire, McBride the government candidate will be elected.  The light will also be close in Chilliwack but the opposition  will carry four out of the five New Westminster seats.  '   Eyiist L/illooet will return J. D. Prentice   the   opposition  candidate and West   Ivillooet   will  return   A. W. Smith the  government candidate.  The three Yales are solid  for  the  opposition.    Thanks  to F. J.  Dearie's   aggressive  fig-ht   Hon. Geo. B. Martin is  defeated and Messrs. Semliri and  Graham  are sure of election.  .*."..'. ���'���,���'���  .The government .won'tget  a smell in  West  Kootenay.  Four opposition members will be returned.  In East Kootena}r the  government will probably carry  both seats.  Cariboo will probably return two government members  and Cassiar will return two,  The winners follow :  Opposition������Dr. McKechnie, Nanamio;, Ralph Smith,  South Nanamio; Wm. Herd, Cowichan; D. W. Higgings and  W. H. Hayward, E}squimalt; T. W. Paterson, Victoria; Robert Beaven and Col. Gregory, Victoria; F. C. Cotton, J.  Martin and R.McPherson, Vancouver; J. C. Brown, New  Westminster; Thos. Forster, Thos. Kidd and A. C. Monroe,  New Westminster district; J. D. Prentice, I/illooet; F. J.  Deanc, C. A. Semlin and Donald Graham, Yale; James  Mart n, J. M. Kellie, Robert Greene and J. F. Hume, West  Kootenay.    Total 23. \ ���.'  ... Government and independent governnient supporters-  James Dunsmuir, Comox; Geo. A. Huff, Alberni; John Bryden, North Nanamio; D. W. Egberts, South Victoria; J. H.  Turner and H. D. Helmcken, Victoria City; J. F. Garden,  Vancouver; R. McBride, Dewdney; A. W. Smith, Ivillooet;  W. G. Nelson and Col. Baker, E}ast Kootenay; Joseph  Hunter and S. A. Rogers, Cariboo; Capt. John Irving and  C. W. D. Cifford,  Cassiar.    Total 15.  Opposition ,-..:'...>..:....   ......:,.....��...........    23o  Governments and Independents.., ....;.......:....... ........    IS  Majority for .the Opposition..  8  ^k  ���},i>  5%  GREENWOOD   HOSPITAL.  Dr. Jakes announces in the advertising columns this week  that after August 1st, the Greenwood hospital will be closed.  The doctor intends engaging in private   practice   after that  date.    The announcement does not come  as a   surprise; the  wonder is that the   doctor  did  not  take this step long ago.  The Greenwood hospital would do credit to any city   in   the  province.    It was established fully a  year before the development of the district wairanted such an institution.    Notwithstanding this it has received nothing  but  discouragement.    The Turner government year after refused   to   give  any assistance.    Money was lavished on similar institutions  in other parts of the province   but  the   Greenwood hospital  never received a dollar.    No institution deserved more, consequently it was treated with indifference   by   the   Turner  government.  The residents of the district appeared as indifferent':  about the hospital as they generally are regarding all public matters. The majority of them thanked God they were  never sick and allowed Dr. Jakes to assume a responsibility  in the care of the sick which should have been borne by the  entire district.    The natural result followed.  The necessity for a.-hospitabmust be apparent to every  one. The district cannot be without a place where the sick  and injured can be treated. Caring for the sick is not a  profitable business. It takes money to run a hospital. The  care of the sick is however a duty which the public, not the  individual, should undertake. Now that Dr. Jakes has  found that he can no longer shoulder the responsibility of.  the entire public, the people will probably come to the conclusion that it is time they should do their duty.  As far as the government is concerned it is useless to  say anything-further. Fortunately for the province and  particularly so for this district the Turner government has  but a few more days to live. A change will place this district on the same footing as other sections of the. province  and hospitals and other public institutions will receive the  treatment they deserve.  In the meantime we-would humbly suggest that the people quit trying to -'siuff" their public duties upon individuals and take steps to pi'operiy arrange for the care of the sick. THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.   m.mu.  i  GREENWOOD AND   DISTRICT.  J. R. Brown of Osoyoos came over  on "Wednesday as a witness in the  Witte perjur*y case.  Rev. Mr. Guy who until a few weeks  ago resided in Greenwood is seriously  ill in Vancouver. ..���;'���  James Schubert superintendent of  roads arrived in Greenwood by Wednesday's Penticton stag-e.  Messrs.   Neil   Lamorit   arid   George  McKague   have   opened a   tinshop on  ���Copper street and  are  prepared   to do  all kinds of work appertaining to their  trade.  -  One of the boilers for the Mother  Eode is now on its way from Marcus.  It required 14 horses to move it off the  ferry at Marcus. Fear -is expressed  that the ferry at Hall's will not be able  to' carry such an enormous weight.  manager  of the B. C.  Mr. F. Keffer  Copper Company last week took up the  bond on the Primrose adjoining the  Mother Eode. The amount of the  bond was $7,000. Messrs. W. G. Mc-  Mynn and J. Schofield beingthe owners.  Messrs. McDonald and Sullivan have  struck some rich looking ore on the  Smuggler claim in Wellington camp.  Messrs. McDonald and Sullivan are  experienced miners from Rossland and  they are of the opinion that the Smuggler is likely to prove one of the big  properties of the district.  Karl Nelson who was working with  R. Robinson on the Northern Belle and  Golden Grant claims, Pass Creek  returned to Kaslo this week. Messrs.  Nelson and Robinson ran 57 feet of a  tunnel across both claims and uncovered a large lead of rich looking quartz  ore carrying copper and g-old. Mr.  Robinson will continue to work the  properties.      [ ���  , The small residence of Mr. Munroe  on the Garland addition was destroyed  b3r fire on Tuesday morning. Mr.  Munroe was at work and Mrs Munroe  was berry picking when the fire started. All the household goods;, were destroyed as well as the building. The  citizens contributed generously to enable the unfortunate family to make a  new start at housekeeping.  The police court had no small audience on Tuesday when Police Magistrate Hallet adjudicated upon a number of liquor cases. The proprietors of  the brewery pleaded guilty to selling  beer by retail and were fined $25.  Hotel keepers appeared to answer to  the charg*e of selling liquor on Sunday--.  The charge was not proven but the  Magistrate announced that as drunken  men had been seen coming from the  hotels on Sundajr no liquor selling on  that day would be allowed. Gambling  in saloons was also tabooed.  i 'xyj-.-car tzprKxzxztzjTzxxvKttzx  n.TEiSKcrc22i2ra  cj*-'^fe^vc^  A  SITTING of  the Comity   Court  of  Yale  ���will  be  holclen  At Fairview, B.C.,on Monda3% the 15th  day of July, 1898,  At the hour of 11 o'clock in the forenoon.  Bv command.  C. A. R. LAMBLY, Dep. R?r. C. C.  Osoyoos, B.C.. 11th June, 1S9S. 93-4  w.-'x-s  ��5��  ���swsD  ���=BS2.  "������$&  SEES  'W-a-S  :m  =^  W  '���-*��  m  m  $S  sv.SS*.  3��  ���$W5D  i��  ���'58J5  w��>a*-a ���  cngag  IS THE   ���  POPULAR STORE  Is evidenced by the steady increase in our  business during the past six months,  9  Increase  is  a showing  that we defy our  competitors to equal.  Our  Stock   is  not  the  Largest  but it  Noted for its A 1 Quality, v  is  ^%  m  m  SiS  SiS  SiS  SiS  SiS  ���m  SiS  sis  SiS  m'  SiS  m  sis  W-  SiS  sis  sis  >.AS  C-X*7v>>  SiS  SiS  sis  SiS  SiS  sis  m  sis  sis  sis  sis  m-  sis  m  sis  sis  sis  sis  tmrr^Tprrrn-a^wmr&T?iF7'jrifttnttm���**<*suc>a*rfCtmzlsz  ��hHnt>iM-'t��iAJ^ha  Louis Blue.  A. Fisher.  'IlLr/L/1  JVIILLS     AND      YARDS"   AT  Lit  m  >S!\^JJ  Manufacturers  of Roug-h  and  Dressed  vg^HSU^SSSS  (BlWfwwBUBafc  Ihiiu  r*  ���>.'S*  ALL KINDS OF FACTORY WORK.MADE TO ORDER  Lumber delivered to any place in. the City or l-o  Mining Camps  ������awf ia B&&=m^ws~,?&^"^rT&.t*FiS'3~;.'?.  ^���^.r-aggafCTt-riBiMHto'gingfJia-mi'^^  Do ��01 Want a.Sewinff'Machine  w ��  If you do, Never Forget that we have placed in  stock with our other lines of Household Furnishings-  some FIRST-OLASS MACHINES. We buy  them direct from the manufacturers and are prepared  to sell at prices to suit the times.  We call your special attention to our new  HEAD   MACHINE  Which   can   be   seen   at our  St  COPPER STREET, GREENWOOD CITY, B.C. 11  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  Vw  1-   J    ?'  -j-r���-  ��  FO/?  TUNNELS, MINES   AND   QUARRIES  I'  ��� ��� ��� ,        .       . v -, "       . "        i , .  Straight Line Duplex and .Compound-.  COMPLETE   MINE ���EQUIPMENT.  JAMES    COOPER    MANUFA^ COMPANY,   Limited  MONTREAL,  P. Q  Branch Office, ROSSLAND, B, C,  JAMES D, SWORD, Manager,  A   HOT   MEETING.  W. J. Nelson, McKane's silver tong--  -ued orator will not forget his reception  in Greenwood. By abuse and threats  he succeeded in so enraging the larg-e  crowd who had gathered in Rendell's  hall on Monday evening-, that he was  hissed and hooted"and it was with difficulty he could g-et hearing-. While Mr.  McKane was ill at ease and delivered  a weak and halting- speech he secured  a respectful hearing-. There were  plenty of wits in the hall���men well  posted on provincial politics and. they  picked Nelson's bubbles almost before  he blew them.  Gerald T. Hodgson took the chair  without an invitation from the audience and seated on the platform with  him was his twin brother, in affliction,  Andrew Eeamy returning-officer.  W. J. Nelson was the first speaker.  He started in by stating- that he and  Mr. McKane had been chasing- around  the country for two weeks trying- to  catch Mr. Martin and they had never  succeeded. Greenwood was only a  small portion of the district and would  not cut much figure in the election.  He then refered to Mr. McKane's platform which he cooly informed the audi-.  ence had been stolen by James Martin.  He delivered a eulog-y on the Turner  government who he maintained had  done much for this district. (Eoud  cries of��Oh ! Oh !)  A Voice���You are not posted.  Mr. Nelson then essayed a defence of  the liberal railway policy of the Turner  g-overnment (derisive laughter) and  made the assertion that Corbin wanted  two years to commence and seven years  to build into Boundary Creek. He  said the government had spent much,  money in building schools and public  works and the reason why Boundary  Creek had been neglected was because  the people were foolish enough to  oppose the government. (Hoots and  laughter).  Several voices���"No threats."  Mr. Nelson then told the audience  that with the exception of Cassiar  every constituency in the province was  formed on the basis of population.  This was too funny, the audience simply shrieked with laughter.  He then told the audience  that F. C.  Cotton was a murderer of the Queen's  English���a mediocre and then proceeded to roast the Boundary Creek  Times and Mr. Ross., Mr. Ross was a  man who had his hand out and he had  been creditably informed that he had  received$1,000 from Corbin and "more  in Spokane.  The audience almost to a man resented this kind of political warfare. Mr.  Nelson was hooted and hissed. There  were loud cries of "take it back" and  the speaker was forced to turn his attention to something else before he  was allowed to proceed. Shortly afterwards Mr. Nelson told a filthy story  which drove a couple of ladies who  were present from the room and then  offered to stand a drink for the whole  crowd.  Mr. Nelson spoke about the  reforms  necessary in the mineral law which he  called the criminal law  explaining; the "  slip by stating that he was accustomed  to defend criminals.  A voice���You are defending one now.  (Eoud laughter.) ���'...��  He took the audience into his confidence and informed them that he had  been many months in Toronto without  a brief. He threatened the people with  awful things should they dare to oppose the Turner government and maintained they would stay disfranchised  for a century if they did not support  the Turner government. He resumed  his seat in silence after speaking one  and three-quarter hours.  Duncan Ross after listening to Mr.  Nelson was very much reminded of the 'k  fox's description of a cowbell���"A long ^  tongued, rattle brained fellow." (Eoud  laughter and applause.) He refered to  the personal charges made by Mr. Nelson against himself and stated that the  assertion that he received $1,000 or any  other sum from Mr. Corbin or any one  else except the people of Boundary  Creek was a deliberate and unqualified  lie and that the man who made the  assertion was an unmitig-ated liar.  (Eoud applause.) Mr. McKane was  very much mistaken if he expected to  gain votes in Boundary Creek by bringing a "wind bag" to make unsubstani-  ated charges against residents of the  district.  Mr. Ross pointed out that Mr. James  Martin had waited in Grand Forks for  Mr. McKane and had met hini in a public meeting there. He said that Mr.  Nelson was equally unreliable in his  other statements. The claim that  James Martin had stolen McKane's  platform was a tissue of falsehood.  Mr. Martin's platform was adopted at  the opposition convention on May 8th.  It was published May 9th and Mr. McKane's platform never appeared until  June 27th.    (Hear! hear!  Mr. Ross pointed out Mr. McKane's  position. He was pledged to support  the main policy of the Turner government at the same time, advocating reforms which had been discouraged and  refused by the Turner government.  He also refered to the railway policy of  the Turner government and to the redistribution bill and closed by an appeal to the people to remain firm in  their determination to fight for good  government reg-ardless of the threats  of the windy advocate of Turnerism.  The awful   roasting   which Mr. Nel-  . son had  received  from the   audidence  apparently    had   made   Mr.   McKane  nervous    and   uncomfortable   for   his  speech    was   a     disappointment.    He  spoke   but  brieflv   and said but little.  He told the audience about Jim Martin  refusing to  run  as  mayor of  Vernon  and maintained that he was taking the  correct stand in this election so far  as  Kootenay  was concerned.    What   the  people wanted was a  good man to re p-  resent them.    He denied being a straw  man, called "Mitch" a Scotsman much  to the amusement of   the   crowd   and  closed by an appeal for votes.  . As the hour was then  late,   no other  speakers appeared.    The audience gave  three  rousing cheers  for James Martin, three   more   for The  Boundary  Creek   Times and also three   for   the  chairman.    Some  one suggested three  for McKane but no one responded.  Vote for Martin and Graham,  F. S. Barnard, ex-M. P. for Cariboo  district who arrived in Greenwood last  week left on Tuesday for Nelson. Mr.  Barnard was well pleased with the appearance of Greenwood and showed his  confidence in the future of the town by  investing in real estate. He is of the  opinion that Greenwood should be made  the divisional point on the line of the  C. P. R. as it is the centre of the important mining district. p  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  jLvuutmjLamxmMj&  11  GREENWOOD AiND  DISTRICT.  A bear weighing 400 pounds, was  shot near the Ironsides bunk house by  R. Veatch this'week.  Mr. Mowat a son of Sir Oliver Mowat  is a guest of Mr. T. A. Garland's. Mr.  Mowat will probably invest in the district:' \      . ,'."'������'  T. G. Holt who is interested with  Messrs. McKenzie & Mann in the  Brooklyn and 'Stemwinder''arrived'in  Greenwood on Wednesday.  This Times is issued two days earlier  than usual this week in order that it  may be in the hands of the majority of  its readers before election day.  Mr. lyej'son finished his contract on  the Bruce claim, near.-Midway ' this  week. The tunnel is in 190 feet. Work  will shortly.be commenced on the shaft  on, the property.  Alfred Woodhouse,. M. I. M. M., arrived from England on Wednesday  last. He will remain but a few days  in the district. His mission is in connection with a smelter for Boundary  Creek.  Jas. Sutherland has three men at  work on the Canadian in Skylark  camp. The Canadian is a property  upon which considerable work has  already been done with very encouraging* results.  The Fourth of July was spent very  quietly in Greenwood. In the evening  several enthusiastic Americans expended considerable money in the way of  fire crackers. A picnic was held at  Anaconda in the afternoon and those  who attended had a very enjoyable  time. Several went over to Nelson to  join in the celebration there.  TO   MAKE   A   KICK.  Another, matter discussed at Wednesday night's meeting was the wretched  ���mail service between Greenwood and  Grand Forks. The secretary was instructed to write strong letters to  Hewitt Bostock, M. P., the postmaster-  general and the postoffice inspector,  requesting that a daily service be at  once established. In the meantime an  effort will be made to secure a daily  service by private subscription.  oters   reg  in  Ross.-  lane!    or   Trail  can   vote   in  Greenwood  Vote for Martin and Grahanl,  r<-^X^.V?J$��X.r??��X2 ?^.2JZL&-��7Z!Xn?&^^3��!2XIXZ2&Si  Circulating -.Library  ���Q^-^9   Subscription, SOc. pzr Month.  ,    ALL    THE    BEST    NOVELS.  Greenwood Book Store,  9 '        GOVERNMENT ST.  NOTICE  M OTICE is hereby ���riven that, sixty days  from the date hereof, I intend to appU*  to the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works  for permission to purchase the following* described laud, situate in the Osoyoos Division  of Yale District, B. C, viz.: Commencing* at  the south east corner of .Frederick Hanssener's  pre-emption on Boundary creek, thence east 40  chains, tlience north 40 chains, thence west 40  chains, thence south 40 chains to the place of  commencement, containing- 160 acres more or  less. FREDERIC HAUSSENER.  Dated at Greenwood 15. C. June 2,'18'JS.     92  Is prepared to supply the trade with first-class Bottled Beer  manufactured  by   the   " Ivion   Brewery   Company,   Iytd.,"  of Rossland.    The beer is shipped in  bulk,   and  bottled by  steam   in   Greenwood.    Manufacturers   of, Soda   Water   and  All Kinds of Soft Drinks.  L/eave your order with  ��i�� A* . P,  ���''Columbian Steam Bottling Work's, near the Saw Mill, Greenwood  ��t*j** J^Jj^^JI��<fyJ$*J^J^J^J^J^J]^ ���*�������;������. ��|U Jf* *fy> Jfc Jfc> *|* ��|u ��|��<%*$&  II  5*  Wholseale and Retail Dealers in J ,  FRESH   AND   SALTED   MEATS  HAMS, BACON, LARD, Etc. : : :  GREENWOOD. GRAND FORKS, & MIDWAY.  Boilers,  Pumps,  Gars,  Wheels,  Electric  teries  and Fuse,  ft  Stamp Mills-  Compressors,  Drills,  Oils & Waste,  Pipe & Fittings  Gongs, &C,  STOCK     ON     HAND     J\T     ROSSLAND.  O        0  o     o  ��  ��  <2  F.   R.  MENDENHAL.L,   Agent,   Spokane  and   Rossland.  ��OT  First-class Accommodation.   Good Stabling.   Stopping Place for Stages.  ���McAULEY & KEIGHTLEY, Proprietors,  n 1  Ii!'  f  I  ��� I-  T  v.V;'  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  tn.'iaRlut.l.p.^.Lm^rzmET^xr-' j-.w-m ir.^irimcx-rrtnriBaitf^i.vr.nuFuxsrini  FIRE   DEPARTMENT.  A well-attended meeting was held in  JRendell & Co^s hall on Wednesday  -evening, for the purpose of discussing  the organization of a volunteer fire department. Mayor Wood presided and  D. C. McRae was appointed secretary.  M. McEean, an ex-chief of the Rossland department, volunteered to give  all the assistance possible, but he was  afraid that much could not be done  ttntil'- a water supply was secured. The  advisability of, combining the offices of  night watchman and fire chief was  discussed, and it was decided to postpone the appointment of a chief until  the opinion of thejjpolice commissioners  -could be ascertained. Messrs. Smailes,  McRae and Coates were appointed a  committee to secure volunteers for the  department. Several volunteered to  become members of such an organization at the meeting.  KETTLE  RIVER  MINING   DIVISION.  3Record  of Mineral  Locations for  the  Week  Ending July 5th, 1898.a  June 28.  Belcher   and , Siskyrii,  Copper camp,-Edward  Spencer."  June 29.  creek,  F.  Darrag-li   and J.  Poorman,  Canyon  Murphy.[  Toronto Boy and   Gold   Coin, Cah3-"ou   creek,  Wesley Phillips. I     . ��� -  Eeoua,  Canyon  creek, Mrs. I. S. E. Colebrook;  June 30.  Golden Slipper, Main Kettle river, C. Stooke.  Golden  Rule, Rose and  Giant  Copper. Kettle  ��� river, John   Gill an..  '���.'. July 2.  . '  Tenderfoot, Long Lake camp, A. S. Kerr  Lilly, Skylark camp, P. McAicar.  Dominion, North Deadwood camp, J. Wallace,  July 4.  Cumberland, Welling-ton camp, Thos. Murray.  Wild Bee, Rock creek,  M. O. Berg- and W. J.  Wartman.    '���'"..'  iRing-, Canyon creek, P A Linberg-*  Hercules, West Copper camp, L Fish and H  Bailey  Gi-eeu Mountain, Eholt creek, W J Hurley.  Tehanna, Graham camp, J A Uusworth.  Thoug-htful, Central camp, Edward Kelly.  Tin (ffractiorial), Central camp. B  Fitzpatrick  July 5.  Abe Lincoln, British  Lion,  Cedar creek, Wm  Smith and Wm Miller  Rochester and  Sampson,   Slcylark .camp, P J  Dermody  White Hawk, Greenwood camp, G Beardslej*-  Maine, Skylark camp, Dan Curreu.  Dewey, Skylark camp, R SVeatch.  T.  Certificates of Work.  June 28.  Silver Champion, Arthur Morgan  Mountain Lion, J E Hooper  Honolulu, Georg-e Naden  Copperopolis, Georg-e Riter  June 30.  Granite Mountain, J R Riter, et al  Hidden Treasure, Ned Bennett  Ethiopia, B C. Gold Fields Co.  July 2: '  Winning-   Card   and   Hidden   Pearl,   Colin   L  McRae. ,  ������':'��� July 4.  Miruada, J C Haas  No. 2, and Dominion, G A Fxnch et al  July 5.  Hamilton, Georg-e Knudson.  Pioneer, Wm Forster and J Braithwaite.  Transfers.  June 28  Honolulu, all interest, G R Naden to Geo Riter  June 30  No. 7 (fractional), all interest, James Fisher to  F Keffer   .  Denver, all interest, Salmon River Consolidated  Mining- compaii3r. to Olive B Jones.  Peacock, JA interest, CH  Brown to  G R Naden  and E H Mortimer  Paacook, % interest, R W McLean to  C Brown  July 2.  Butte City, y2   interest, J   P   Harlan   to   E  T  Wickwire and E C Carg-ill.  And East Yale  Vote to Defeat the  s Spent $5 for  aianes  To Every Dollar  iridges  n tne m  9  ternem  le  lers-0n  *Silverv��r��  ,;B  &0  The Pioneer Jewelers,  GREENWOOD.  _ W *iin.-��iin*:B \  . ...v.,,rtr< ���^���������"^���AWliht^i^^r?^  ��  ffl ��  A Typewriter is a Necessity.  It paj-s to buv the Best.  Tnc "EMPIRE"  Has many point's of superiority  And is fully GUARANTEED.  THE    PRICE    IS    $30    CASH.  -il/,       M(.       .Vj,  %���:      -J?*.-?     ~.te  ''fr      ������'.f      -S'/f  For circulars and testimonials address  THOMSON  STATIONERY  CO.  Ag-euts for British Columbia,  VANCOUVER  AND   NELSON,   B.C.  .   ���f.k���    ���  -5.V*  The EMPIRE is manufactured by  THE WILLIAMS MABDF'C CO., Ltd.,  MONTREAL,    P.O.  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SATURDAY,  JULY 9, 1898.  ������0-4e^0^a>-e^a��-0-4a��0'4a^0^a9>-e*��i0>-e*4es��-0^0^a^e^a*40>'e--4aT  ��� a  J A blue pencil mark in this space iudi-  f cates that your Subscription is due   ��� . ������ T  0  ��� 0    '    .      ' ��� A  A>-��-^>s>e-��a>-e-<JO>-o-*(o>-��-��st>-��<oPe(-o-<o>o-<e>-��>-<oi>-o<c>o-4ffi��>o-��Eo  -rmrf.jrTHmm-n.rT-r.mxTT'-^,   i .1��� .-..���..��� ��� l^..^.ryr^r.^rpj^T^r-T^i^;^-|  AN    IGNOMINIOUS   RETREAT.  John McKane, Joe Windbag Nelson,  Q. C,   and   the   sub-treasurer   of   the  campaign   committee,   were  last  seen  on   the   Colville   Indian    reservation.  They were making  frantic endeavors  to   put   as   much   distance  as possible  between    themselves    and    Boundary  creek.    Evidently they had   no  desire  to meet a second   audience   in  the district, for they neglected  to   attend the  Midway meeting called by themselves.  On   Monday    morning    Mr.   Miller  came to The Times office  for posters  announcing  a   meeting   in   McNicol's  hall at Midway on  Tuesday  evening.  Two loads of Greenwood  electors went  down in  the   evening  to  take  in   the  .meeting.      When   they  reached   Midway they were  told  by  the  residents  that, Messrs. McKane   and Nelson had  shaken   Midway  dust   from   off  their  feet   about   two   hours   before.      Mr.  Jacobs had told them a story about an  enraged Irishwoman who had told certain Irish haters  to  go to   h���1,   they  would   find   no   Irish   there,  and   suggested the same warm retreat to escape  the opposition.    "An   excellent  idea,"  said Mr. Nelson.   " Iyet us go to Grand  Forks." e  The electors of Midway were anxious  however to hear public questions discussed, and a meeting was called in  McNicol's hall. Considering the short  notice there was an excellent attendance. Mr. Jacobs was voted to the  chair. He regretted, amid laughter,  that lie would not now have an opportunity to give the little speech he had  prepared for the special benefit  of the  government speakers. He was pleased  to announce, however, that he had  gone to Mr. Graham's meeting at  Rock Creek the evening before, and  that everything appeared encouraging  in Bast Yale. [Applause.] Mr. Graham delivered a ver3r able address.  He was followed by Mr. , Paton of  FairviewY who confessed he knew  nothing about provincial politics. Mr.  Paton was unmercifully twitted about  the government not paying the road  men.  ' W. S. Keith of Greenwood, at the request of the audience, gave a graphic  description of the Greenwood meeting.  He also reviewed the chances of the  opposition,pointing out that they never  had a better opportunity to defeat the  Turner , government. He expressed  the hope that the people of Midway  would do their share towards securing  a change for the better.   [Applause.]  Thos. Hardy was the  next  speaker.  He made a laughing   leference to  the  flight of the'governnient speakers.    He  criticized the  speech of Mr. Nelson on  the evening previous.    Mr. Nelson appeared to   assume   that no one who did  not agree with his views was possessed  of any sense.    Mr.   McKane was a different  stamp   of  man   and while   his  politics  were  bad he appeared   to   be  acquainted with the ways of a gentleman.    Mr.   Nelson  made  a great mistake  when   he   attempted to threaten  and drive and bulldoze people those in  whose veins  runs  Anglo-Saxon blood.  (Ivoud applause.)    Mr. McKane the following morning had admitted that Mr.  Nelson's speech was a mistake, that it  had  hurt   his   cause   and that he was  very sorry Nelson had made  the statements he did. . Mr. Hardy then turned  his attention to the  railway   policy   of  the government.    He  pointed out in a  very able manner that  from the start  the  Turner   government had   delayed  railway construction   and   saddled the  province with debt.    He refered to the  Island railway   where  the  Dunsmuirs  secured   one-third   of   the  Island free  from taxation, for the construction of a  railway which was never completed; to  the    Shuswap   &   Okanagan   railway  which was delayed for   years and   the  best bargain the government could get  was to saddle the province with $40,000  a year to pay interest and sinking fund  on the bonds; to the Nakusp   & Slocan  to the British   Columbia Southern and  Col. Baker's connection therewith and  to the iniquitous legislation in connection  with  the  Cassiar  Central where  free miners practically became the servants of a railway company.  Mr. Hardy pointed out other weak  points in the government's record and  after delivering a very able address  sat down amid the loud applause of the  audience.  Mr. Jacobs then stated that Mr. Graham had told his audience the eveniner  previous of the very active measure  which was taken to push the construction of the road from Penticton to  Boundan- Creek. The magnificent  construction plant already at Penticton consisted of eig'ht horses some feed  for the same, a few tools and   no shov  els nor scrapers. This was the plant  to construct 100 miles of road while Mc-  Kenzie and Mann had sent 13 carloads  of plant to construct 50 miles of railway in the east;    (Hear!    hear!)  Mr. McNicol spoke briefly. He would  do all he possibly could to defeat the  Turner government.  Mr. Hain pointed out that the government had made no efforts to meet  the requirements of the district. He  instanced the flimsy ferry that had.  been built across the West Fork and  which had not yet been paid for. He  intended to support James Martin..  (Applause.)  Jas. McQueen of Grand Forks was  the next .speaker. He was greeted with  loud cheers when he announced that  Grand Forks would give James Martin  a  big majority.  Duncan Ross spoke briefly. He  pointed out the inconsistencies of John  McKane's candidature and urged the  people to poll every vote on Saturday.  Mr. Jacobs briefly pointed out the  absurdity of Mr. Nelson's criticisms of  Mr. Cotton. Three rousing cheers  were given for Mr. Martin. A vote of  thanks was tendered to the chairman  and one of the most enthusiastic and  successful meetings of the campaign  was brought to a close.  Awarded  ig'hest  Gold  Fair,  A Pure (irape Cream of Tartar Powderv  40 YEARS THE STANDARD.  t> <* y  Si**  /*   S   t*  PRACTICAL  *   ?��� *>  TINSMITHS AND PLUMBERS  All   Kinds    of    ](  Roofing,   Etc,  Workshop one door north of Furniture Store  Copper Street.  MUNICIPAL TAXES.  NOTICE is hereby g-iven that on and after  July 2nd the City Collector will be in the  office of W. B. Paton, Government street, from  10 a.m. to noon, and from 1 p. m. to 4 p.m.  daily (except Sunday), for the purpose of receiving- municipal taxes for the current 3rear. 95 f  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  oM  TW  KB��iiM2t2��JUB,,*i* *��  I1  "<���  rib  tWfyofcBafcxB of DjintB,  J^uot* ctnb Ctcj&tB.  COPPER   STREET  GREENWOOD,   B. C.  ii,��ii.y������.Hiiiiui��i��i*irin *M*w*��Miuiuu*��j*ut��a^  The Greenwood City Mercantile Co. has been appointed agents  for the 0KANAGAN FLOUR MILL CO.'S FLOUR; It is the best all-round  Flour on the market. Try it once,and you will use no other. Their  brands are ''Hungarian, " ' " XXXX,'' ���" Strong Bakers','' "Economy, "  and ''Superfine.'' The flour is made from wheat grown by the shareholders in the mill, and is made by the latest improved machinery.  Okanagan  Flour  Mill   Co. 's  Flour  is   THE  BEST !  S?UHfir.,l.'�����HMf  TIME   TO   WAKE   UP,  The very honorable Wm. Mulock  postmaster-general has sure.!y gone to  sleep. His officers including* the post-  office inspector for the province of British Columbia have followed his example  Greenwood today is in a worse position  as far as mail service is concerned  than it was two years ag*o. It is a most  striking- commentary upon the laxity  of post office officials that after repeated promises from them that arrang-e-  iiients would be made to maintain a  daily service, mail reaches here but  three times a week.  Now the postoffice department should  either attend to this matter at once or  announce that they do not intend to  establish a daily servise. If the latter,  the people will do in the federal matters as they do in provincial matters,  carry out work which should be undertaken by the government and pay  for hauling the mail themselves. The  postoffice department appear afraid to  say no and to lazy to do its duty.  We think that since Mr. Bostock's  attention has been called to this matter he will shake up the sleepy post-  office department. He has always  taken an active interest in looking  after the wants of his constituents and  we believe he will act promptly in this  case.  In this connection we desire to point  out that no mail reached Greenwood  from Rossland since Saturday until today. .__   A Heavy Purchaser.  During Mr. F. S. Barnard's visit  here he purchased real estate to the  extent of $5,000 and gave contracts for  the erection of substantial buildings  on the lots purchased. Among Mr.  Barnard's were two lots on Copper  street near the International, two lots  on Government street opposite Mr.  Barrett's residence a lot on Government street opposite The B. C. Times'  office and a lot on Copper street near  the tailor shop.    These properties were  secured through the Townsite company  and Mr. Barrett. Mr. Barnard intends erecting business blocks on the  majority of his lots.  Mr. John Keough of the B. G. mine  was also a heavy purchaser of Greenwood real estate this week. He purchase the block on which Munroe's  bookstore stands also some property  on Copper street. The deal was made  through Mayor Wood.  Rev. Mr. Oswald arrived in Greenwood last week to take charge of the  Presbyterian mission here.  NOTICE is hereby jyiven that thirty days  after date, we intend to applj- to the Commissioner of Lands and Works for a special  license to cut timber on the following- described  piece of laud, situate on Cranberry creek, a  tributary ef the West Fork of Kettle river, in  the District of Yale, B. C: Commencing- at a  stake on the west side of Cranberry creek, 60  chains from the mouth of said creek, thence  west 120 chains, thence south -20 chains, thence  west 120 chains, thence south 40 chains, thence  east 120 chains, thence north 20 chains, thence  east 120 chains, thence north 40 chains to place  of commencement, containing- 900 acres.  Dated 22ud June, 139S.  RALPH SMAILES.  95-4 W. B. PATON. THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  ���"Test PfjTBar-  ���Ti*-1 ������n-T?' rT^gJit^U.Ma?A--^^^7yKffTC-��5WgC  W. J. Snodgrass & Sons, Prop's.  L/eaves Penticton at;5.a-m= "Tuesdays, Thurs-  daj^s, and Saturdays for Camp McKinney-j  Rock Creek, Midway, Anaconda, Greenwood,  Carson and Grand Forces.  Returning- leaves Grand Forks at 7 a.m. each  and every day except Sunda}- for Greenwood  and leaves Greenwood for Penticton on Tuesdays, Thursda3rs and Saturda3rs at 1 p.m.  Carries the Mails, Passeng-ers and Express.  JQ&F Will sell  throug-h Tickets  to  Vancouver,  Victoria, Seattle or Portland.  MINERAI,   ACT,   1896.  Certificate of improvements.  NOTICE.  C. O. D. Mineral Claim, situate hi. the Kettle River 'mining- division of Yale district.  Where located: Deadwood camp, north of the  Sunset Mineral claim. .       ..  TAKE Notice that I, Robert Douag-in,.free  mhiers's certificate No. 14074a,.intend, sixtj-  da3-s from the date hereof, to.apply to the Mining- Recorder for a certificate of improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining- a crown .g-rant of  the above claim.  And further take notice  that action,  uudei  section 37, must be commenced before the issu-  ��� ance ofsuch certificate of improvements.  Dated this 13th. day of June, '1898. 95-8  MINERAL   ACT,   1896.  Certificate   of   improvements.  NOTICE  CIMERON Mineral claim, situate in the Kettle  River ruining- division of Yale district.  Where located.: In Greenwood camp.  TAKE notice that I, Georg-r'W. Rumberg-er,  free miner's certificate, No. 83A, intend, sixty d'd.ys from the date hereof, to apply  to the Mining- Recorder for a certificate-, of  improvements, for the j>tu"pose 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 9th day of .'June, 189S.    . .     .. 93-9  MINERAL,  Certificate  ACT,    1896.  movements,  NOTICE)..  3. A.'R.,'.J." A. C, S. F��� D. A., C. S. & H., Big*  Ledg-e, E. C B., Prospective, O. B., P. H.. S.  H. B;, Fred D. and Spokane mineral claims,  situate i-n the Kettle River Mining* Division  of Yale District. Where Located : Deadwood  and Providence camps.  XAKE Notice that we, the Boundary Creek  Mining- and Milling- Company, (Dimited  LiabilU}-), free miner's "certificate, No. 72 A,  intend, sixty days from thedatehereof. to apply  to the Mining- Recorder for a certificate of improvements, for the purpose of obtaining- a  Crown  Grant of the above claims.  And further take' notice'that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 37th day of May, 1898. 908  MINERAL    ACT,    1896.  Certificate   of   improvements.  ���notice.  PHOENIX Mineral Claim, situate in the. Kettle River   mining-  division  of  Yale  district.  Where located : Greenwood camp.  -^pAKS   notice   that   we, C.   E.   Gait,    free  X      miner's   certificate   No. '351   A;   Robert  Denzler,  free  miner's certificate No. 14025 A;  Thos. Tig-he, free 'miner's  certificate  No. 14024  A;    Franklin    Farrell,    free   miner's    certificate    No.    50    A,    and   W.    T.    Smith,    free  miner's     certificate,    No.   14046    A;     intend,.  . -sixt\- da3rs from the date hereof, to appl\r 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 improAremeuts.  I)cited this 9th  day of June, 189S. 92-9  MINERAL    ACT,    1896.  Certificate   of   improvements.  NOTICE.  ���GEM (fractional) mineral claim, situate in the  Kettle River ruining' division of Yale-district  Where located :  Deadwood camp.  ���AKE   notice   that    we,   John   Dunn,   free  miner's certificate No. 25866; E. A. Bielen  berg*,   free miner's   certificate   No.  29,867, and  Ma���*������.-   Garland,   free   miner's   certificate   No.  14117 A; intend, sixt3- days from the date hereof,  to 'ipply to  the Mining- Recorder for a certificate of improvements, for the purpose -of ob  tain in g- 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 improvement.  Dated this 3rd dav of June; 1898. 92-9  0k-o-<e>o-4a9*��e^  ��2t 7?S2V1W*4!Ai.lW. 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SglttiaieSl&BSaea  I  r  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES;  OFF   TO   THE   WAR.  A most enjoyable gathering- was  held in Rendell .& Go's, hall oh Wednesday evening* when about fifty of  Mr. J. P. Harlan's friends tendered  him a complimentary smoker. Mr.  Harlan leaves to enlist in the regular  army of the United States arid fight  for his country in Cuba. He is one of  the oldest residents of the district and  the many flattering*  references  to him.  during*   the   evening*   showed   that he  ������.���������.���[��� ���  made .��� ma'hy friends during* his residence here.' Indeed he stated that his  was no ordinary "send off." Other  soldiers received the plaudits of their  own countrymen, but he was in the  peculiarly fortunate position of receiving* an ovation from representatives of  the thistle, the rose, the shamrock and  the-maple leaf.  During* the evening* many patriotic  and humorous song's were sung*; some  excellent speeches were also delivered.  The loyal Britisher appeared to enthuse over the war as much as the  Americans. The demonstration was  probably more on account of Jack Harlan's personal popularity than because  of the excitement occasioned by the  present war.  Mr. Harlan belongs to a family of  soldiers and in all probability he will  make a mark for himself in Cuba unless he is unfortunate enough to be a  mark   of   a   Spaniard.    Bven if he re-  y.  turns as General Harlan he expects to  re-visit Boundary Creek. He promised the boys that if he could find any  iron capping* in Cuba, he would stake  them all in.  NOTES  Boundary Creek will make a fight on  Saturday next for her political rig-hts.  Her champion is Mr. James Martin.  The victory will be most decisive if*  every elector will poll his vote and sees  that his neighbor does the same.  A vote for James Martin means a  vote for a new order of things, for the  expenditure of a fair share of money  upon needed public works, for proper  representation in the parliament of the  country and for that consideration  which ought to be accorded a free people living* in a free country.  A vote for John McKane is a vote  for Turnerism, for Dunsmuirism, for  the Chinese, for viscious legislation,  for departmental neglect, for political  inequality, for monopolies,���a vote  ag*ainst the plain people,���a vote for  the classes.  Be not like dumb driven cattle. Be  a man, a patriot, a loyal Boundaiw  Creeker and vote for James Martin.  Magistrates Court.  On Wednesday before James Kerr,  J. P., Theo. Wittt was charged with  perjury. The case arose out of litig*a_  tion in connection with assessment  work on a mineral claim. A. Iveamy  appeared for the prosecution and J. P.  McLeod and A. S. Black for the defense. The magistrate held that there  was not sufficient evidence to commit  for trial and dismissed the charg*e.  The same day J. Tormey was charged with threatening the life of R. Don-  egan. He was bound over in two sureties of $250 each to keep the peace for  one year.  Rev. Thos. Oswald will hold service  in Rendell & Co's. hall on Sunday  evening next at eight o'clock.  Cuban, Union Jack,  British  Merchant,     Stars,    and  Stripes, Etc., Etc., E)tc.  E  ���    AT    ���  ho.  Books, Stationery, Wall Paper, Fancy  Goods and Notions,  GR!}E}NWOOD...':    :    B.C.  MISS   O.   MEDILL-,  Dressmaking and Alillinery Parlors.  Sample Hats, in the latest styles, will  arrive in a few days.  COPPER  STREET,   GREENWOOD.  A.l Cedar Shingles,   in  any quantity,  for sale by  Boundary Greek Milling & Lumber Co.,  Greenwood, B. C.  RAILWAY.  SON I II SMEPPIRD.  iLWrs,  The  only  All  Rail  Route,   without  Change of Cars, between  Also between Rossland and Nelson.  DAIIvY, EXCBPT SUNDAY.  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June 21, 1898. 94-8 =>f A  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK    TIMES.  -r-*-*y* .****���*���ir  zzzszsrxxzMMizsezxaxawKw ���jy&rwr*irxzrs,  i ^-ii;<r--jrK^T.-3:.'*#.J3��iX-��-T-r-s.-,:i  VZZSLZl'��L*-jrjr.?Z"��T22Z,  A   PARTIZAN   RETURNING   OFFICER.  Andrew  LVeamy   is   anything   but a  prudent man.    The miserable pittance  that   is  given   to   a   deputy-returning  officer is surely  not  sufficient   inducement for a lawyer, a venerable lawyer,  to act the blind  partisan while clothed  with a commission to  act  impartially.  But   Mr.   Leamy's   conduct  since  receiving  the   appointment  would  lead  one to suppose that  he  has  been   paid  to make himself  obnoxious   in   the interests Of the  government, and  not to  act   as   an   impartial   public   servant.'  When   a   returning   officer   goes   to   a  party   convention,  takes   a  seat  on a  platform  with   part3--   men,   sneers at.  statements of  political  opponents, he  shows that he is peculiarly unfitted for  the, position to which he   has   been appointed.    The duties of  the  returning  officer    are    important.      He    is    the  guardian of the people's ballots ; he is  supposed to see that the people's views  as -expressed  through   the  ballot  box  are not tampered with.    What security  have the   people   that   the   returning  officer will do his duty, when, since his  appointment, he has shown  himself to  be a bitter partizan?    The distrust becomes   more   acute   when   it   is known  that   the    Greenwood    votes   will   be  placed in  charge  of   a .man  who has  -made every effort  to show  that  he is  bitterly opposed to views of ninety per  ���cent, of those who are forced to entrust  their ballots to his tender mercies.  It is surely worth more than the  few dollars paid to a returning officer  for a professional man to show that he  is unacquainted with the ethics of his  profession, as far as they relate to a  lawyer acting in a public capacity.  jr      a  a       a  Is the Best Scotch Whisky  -AND-  The Best Canadian.  SOLE AGENTS  R. P. Rithbt & Co. Ltd.  VICTORIA     B.C.  Financial and Insurance Agent  * (ftofarg (pufiftc ?  VERNON,    B.C.  AGENT  FOR  The Sun Life Assurance Co., of Canada.  The RoyalTnsurauce Co.  The Scottish Union & National Ins. Co.  The London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  The Insurance Company of North America.  The Loudon & Canadian Fire Ins. Co.  Dominion Building* & Loan Association.  APPRAISER   FOR  The Canada Permanent Loan & Saving's Co.  NOTICE is hereby g*iveu that, sixt\- da}-s  after date, I intend to apply to the Chief  ��� Commissioner of Lauds and Works for permission to purcha.se the following- described  land, situated in the Osoyoos division of Yale  district. B. C: Commencing- at a stake twenty.,  chains north of the north-west corner of section  twenty-live, township fift%'-three, thence 40  chains east, thence 80 chains south, thence  40 chains west, thence 80 chains north to place  of commencement, containing-320 acres.  CHAS. M. SHAW.  Dated 24th day of June, 1S98. 96-8  H.   HALLETT,  NOTARY   PUBLIC.  GREENWOOD,   B.O.  ORBES   M.   KERBY,  Atasoc. Mem. Can. Soc. Civil Engineers,  AND  CIVIL  ENGINEER,  (Ttofar-g (pUfiftC ������ " -MIDWAY,    B.C.  JOHN   A.  CORYELL,   a.m., b.c.a.  Provincial Land Surveyor and Draughtsman.  Irrig-atiqn Projects, Engineering* and Survey-  Work, with plans and Estimates in any portion  of the province, immediately attended to.  ' -Maps, and'Plans of ' airy portion  of Osoyoos  district and milling*, camps of Kettle River Mining- Division. ���'���-,.  Residence   -   -   MIDWAY.  Qtofdrg (pu&ffc,.'(gtining %%tni  Mining Negotiations Transacted.  Office .���Camp McKinney.  N'B.���Some   valuable   Mining*   Properties   in  Camp M.cKinnej** and. vicinity for'disposal. '  G.  A.  GUESS, M.A.  H.   A.   GUESS,  M.A.  Assay ers &.'' Chemists,  Thoroughly familiar with Boundary Creek  and Fairview mining- districts. Properties  examined, assays-and- 'analyses of ores, ftiels^  furnace products, etc.  Greenwood, B. G.  QHARLES AE. SHAW,  Givil    Engineer,  �����omtnton arid (proinnctft-f -gattb ^ur^e^or.  GREENWOOD,       -       B.C.  W.  SUCCESSOR  TO  d.   P.   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Line to Japan and China  These twin-screw steamers are in every respect superior, to aii3-- ships that have 3-et sailed  the Pacific ocean. The route is 300 miles  shorter than via any other Trans-Patific line.  aSfs.     'A?/*  "  Canadian-Australian Steamer L,ine  ���TO���  Honolulu, Fiji and Australia.  \  The shortest line to the Colonies. These  steamers carry an experienced medical nian  and a stewardess on evei-y vo3rag-e.  For time tables, pamphlets, or any information, call on or address a-  H. S. SCADDING, E.   J.   COYLE,  Ag*.ent, Dist. Pass. Ag-ent,  PENTICTON. VANCOUVER.  Authorizing an Extra-Provincial  Company to  Carry on  Business.  Companies' Act, 1897."  CANADA, PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  THIS IS TO CERTIFY that "The Stratford Exploration and Development Compaq*, Limited," is authorised and licensed to  cany on business within the Province of  British Columbia, and to carry out or effect all  or any of the objects hereinafter set forth to  which the legislative authoritj*- of the Legislature of British Columbia extends.  The head office of the Company is situate in  the City of Stratford, Province of Ontario,  Canada.  The amount of the capital of the Companj^ is  thirty-- thousand dollars, divided into thirty  thousand shares of one dollar each.  The head office of the Compaq-- in this Province is situate in the Cit3r of Greenwood, in the  District of Yale, and Sj'duej- M. Johnson,  whose address is the CU3- of Greenwood, aforesaid, is the attoriiej; for the Companj'.  The objects for which the Companj- has been  established are :  (a.) To prospect for, explore, contract for,  purchase, lease or otherwise acquire, develop  or sell, either on the Company's own account  or jointly with, or as ag-ents, or in trust for  other persons, and eitherabsolutelj-,optionally  or conditionallj-, mineral lauds and other  lauds for mining* purposes and mining- locations or interests therein, mineral properties,  niiniug*, water, and other riyhts and easements  and undertaking's connected therewith:  (b.) To acquire shares or debentures in any  similar compaii3- as the consideration for any  properties, easements or rig*hts sold b3r the  Companv to such similar companv in the  ordinaiy course of business, and to alienate  the same at pleasure.  Given under 1113- hand and seal of office at  Victoria, Province of British Columbia, this  third da3* of June, one thousand eig-ht hundred  and ninety-eig*ht.  [L. S.] " S. Y. WOOTTON.  93-4       Reg-istrar of Joint Stock Companies.  ���'���~*,i- 'f  1)1  ,.i     ������***��� ���  ���  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  POLITICAL   NOTES.  With partisan returning   officers the  ballot boxes will stand watching-.   /  The   hours  of   polling* on   Saturday,  will   be   between   '8.a.. m. and 4 p.   m.  Let ever}*vote be polled.  See that your ballott is placed in the  box before leaving the polling booth.  The Turner government's tastes run  to Chinaman and long stockings.  Electors registered in Rossland and  residing in Boundary Creek are ag-ain  reminded that,they can vote at Greenwood or at* any other polling-booth in  the district.  The much lauded Penticton & Boundary Creek railway is to be constructed with eight horses and a bale of hay.  The Turner government',. must have  the hig-hest appreciation of the credulity of the lOast Yale electors.  MORE   RAILWAY   BLUFF.  "It   seems   doubtful,   if  even in the  Penticton-Boundary    section    of    the  Vancouver, Victoria and-Lastern Railroad,   immediate   "business   is really  meant"   in, the  way   of  construction.  What is now being done   is,   it   would  appear, merely  by way of an electioneering   "blind"   or   bluff.    Thus    we  learn .on,good authority, that  but nine  men were sent out   from  Penticton, to  make a beginning- of the work.    They  had with them wagon teams,   but only  two shovels in all.    After "making believe" for a little while, to the  g-eiieral  amusement of the people of the district  it is stated that the nine  stalwarts are  passing- the time profitably and withal  not   unpleasantly     by    engaging     in  freighting     work.    They    were    only  sent for show and the show has  failed  to draw.    That is all.    A  very similar  bit of by-play is about to take place on  the New  Westminster-Chilliwack  section of the proposed short line to Kootenay.    There  will,   however,   be more  verisimilitude   about  the  latter effort,  as something of a trial   line   surveyor  surveys will be run by a d.uly qualified  Provincial Land Surveyor.    That how  ever implies nothing-  in the way of actual   and  immediately   following  construction, which is  what the people of  the   district want but will not get.    In  return the Turner Government just as  certainly will fail to get their   votes.���  News-Advertiser.  r*i ���*-***'v*rar**il'tt*-***��������� it**""���"-***������������� i-g-ww������������������ ^-nm-i^. j i p.11 ��� i-m-tti-t '���*ir-w -t-ittitt*'fr%  ��  -Q^o>=D-  SuBSCRIRTiON,   SOC.   PER  MONTH.  ALL    THE    BEST    NOVELS.   -.'  Greenwood Book Store,  GOVERNMENT ST.  NOTICE  M OTICE is hereby' 'g-iveu that, sixty da.ys  from the dale hereof, I intend to apply,  to the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works  for permission to purchase the following- described land, situate in the Osoyoos Division  of Yale District, B. C, viz.: Commencing- at  the south east corner of Frederick Haussener's  pre-emption on Bound a 1*3* creek, thence east 40  chains, thence north 40 chains, thence west 40  chains, thence south 40 chains to the place of  commencement, containing* 160 acres more or  less. FREDERIC HATJSSENER.  Dated at Greenwood  B. C., June 2, 1898.     93  KMRMarmi��m&MMBm  wuiJF*ejvB**jm>i*MOJBA��m.mtiiu  m>MMimrJttx'miM��*s9V4ibk,-i*~ji���* .*** ^ppn ���'���������������g-f-jr.'jJL'^'M  Rossland.  nvestment md ,fr  Greenwood.  Ik  L1A1TED    LIABILITY.  Bt&it <Xrib (JJliniitg--  r��  $  f      v  Financial.& insurance- -Agents  GEO.   R.   NADEN,   Manager.  SStjzzIb: Sr^ A r ���J-n'-Ew.-n r-jy.Tt n ��*J i3JMm7 ; ���ri^'-'"tl^*-��'-^'^-'---'*,T;ir',i'-**|1f 'j-*'"-' ���">*^ijTrt-^i*.-^M-i��1itw*i*;*31n*-i������i  ���^p-i^nr^^L^.-xtaraaigpaKVTJTl&lJXXX~,.WiJLJ~-rTZXrtZ?nZXlXJ!U*��J* XUrj^l .?BU UWOeBlSSaB*  Greenwood .City,. Boundary Creek, RG  iV<- ���>�������� &'*  We are prepared to welcome Guests and provide good accommodation.  Headquarters for Mining Men.        Best of Wines, Liquors and Cig*afs   -LlVKRY   STABIyK IN  CONNECTION.������j���  ���Vft-  ���ilf  sir  ELSON  ft  t>>  Proprietor,  B-*eBa��ia*,,g<Aii��.iWiiiiiii��ii��utiiiw>MiTM  Has Removed to New Store  Next' Windsor  Hotel,  Promptly and Correctly  Look for the Sign of the Watch,  otel,  HUGH CAMERON, Proprietor.  Best Brands of Wines, Liquors and Cig*ars.  Good   Stabling.  *a"'""rtTJ.|||IL'lffTrMilI"'**���' '' "*���TrT*J*vl***Ti'1l n. 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The electors of 3H}ast Yale should not  be slow in making a choice next Saturday. If the record of the government does not force them into voting  for Donald Graham, the government  candidate Price Allison certainly will.  There is no comparison between the  two candidates. Donald Graham is a  bright, intelligent.. gentleman who  made an admirable member and who  commanded the highest respect on  both sides of the house. Price Ellison  is a pompous ignoramus. As a legislator he would be a dismal failure ; he  would certainly make an excellent voting machine but a miserable representative for IDast Yale. Fortunately for  the district he has,not the slightest  chance of being elected. , Mr. Graham's  services during the last four years entitle him to the votes of all the people  in the district.  VOTE . FOR   JAMES   MARTIN.  Llectors should not become careless  because there is a certainty that Mr.  .James Martin will be elected. Lvery  vote should be polled as air indignant  protest against the treatment received  from the government. A larg-e opposition vote from this section of the constituency vHll bring* the district into  prominence. Unfortunately many residents properly qualified neglected to  register thier votes and consequently  the vote from Boundary Creek will not  be as "large as it. ought to be ; hence  the very great necessity for polling-  every vote on the list.  It is scarcely credible that any intelligent elector, knowing-the record.of  the Turner government as far as this  district is concerned Will cast his vote  for the government candidate. Mr.  Martin is a man who will make "every ���  effort to secure justice for Boundary  Creek and a unanimous vote from here  will  the district.  encourag-e.   him   in   his. tig-lit for  ��� ON.-'GUARD   FOR   THE   PEOPLE.  The Vancouver World professes a  fear that if Hoxi.oToseph Martin comes  into proximity to the British Columbia  treasury .-a dire and terrible emptiness  is all that will remain inside the walls  thereof.  The enemies of Hon. Joseph Martin  are nearly all of the class which empties public treasuries for private profit.  Canadians who are as anxious to  guard-' the asserts in the Dominion  treasury as the. Vancouver World is to  g-uard the assets in the provincial  treasury, would feel that their interests were a good deal more secure if  Hon. Joseph Martin were .closer to the  treasury at Ottaw;..  If Ontario were .selfish there would  be no sentiment against the British  Columbia government in this province.  A number of Ontario gentleman have  found that their dealings with the  British Columbia government and its  friends put them in pa3' ore from the  start. The public resources of British  Columbia  have   been   diverted   to   the  work of making- millionaires of Ontario gentleman who never did a hand's  turn for the people of that province,  and it is probable that these gentleman fully share the Vancouver World's  anxiety as to what would happen if  Hon. Joseph Martin should get close to  the British Columbia's treasury .���Toronto Telegram.  Vote for Martin and Graham,  [L. S.] THOS. R. McINNES.  VICTORIA, by the Grace of God, of the United  Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland,  Queen, Defender of the Faith, &c, &c, &c.  To the Returning* Officer of the East Riding- of  Yale Electoral District :  WHEREAS His Honour the Lieutenant-  Governor of British Columbia has, by a  Proclamation bearing- date the 7th day of June,  189S, been pleased to dissolve the Legislative  Assembly of-the said Province; and whereas  it is necessary to hold Elections throughout  the said. Province to, fill the vacancies caused  by such dissolution, We command you that,  notice of the time and place of Election being*'  duly given, you-do cause Election to be made,  according* to law, of One Member to serve in  the Legislative ��� Assembly of the Province of  British Columbia, for the East Riding- of Yale  Electoral District, and that you do cause the  nomination .of Candidates at such Election to  be held on the 25th day of June, 1898, and do  cause the name of such Member, when so  elected, whether he be present or absent, to be  certified to Our Supreme Court, at the City of  Victoria, on or before the 31st day of Aug-ust  next, the Election so made, distinctly and  ooeulv under OurSeal duly indorsed uoon this  0\ir Writ.  In Testimony Whereof, We have caused  > these Our Letters to be^rnTade Patent under'  the Great Seal of Oav said Province of  British Columbia : Witness, the Honorable  Thomas R. McInnes, at Our Government  House, at Victoria, this seventh da}- of June,  inth'ej-ear of Our Lord one thousand eigiit  hundred and ninety-eig*ht.   ' .  Bv Command.  B. H. TYRWHITT DRAKE,  93-4 Registrar of the Supreme Court.  [L. S.] THOS. R. McINNES.  CANADA.  PROVINCE OF  BRITISH  COLUMBIA. ���  VICTORIA, by the Grace of God, of the United  King-dom   of   Great   Britain   and   Ireland,  Queen, Defender of the Faith,. &c, &c.,'&c.  To Our faithful  the Members elected to serve  in. the Legislative'Assembly of Our Province of British Columbia, and  to all whom  it may concern,���Greeting.  A   PROCLAMATION.  D. M. Ebekts," /.TlfHEREAS We have  Attorney-General. ( MM' fhougiit fit,'by and  with the advice of Our Executive Council of  Our Province of British Columbia, to dissolve  the present Legislative Assembly of Our said  Province, which stands pro.rog"iied until summoned for dispatch of business.  NOW KNOW YE that'We  do, for  this  end,  publish this our R03-3.1  Proclamation,  and do  hereb\* dissolve the legislative Assembly accord iugiy,  and  the  members  thereof are discharged from further attendance on same.  In   Testimony   Whereof   We   have .caused  these OurLetters to be made. Patent, and the  Great Seal of-British Columbia to be hereunto  affixed :    Witness, the Honorable Thos.  R.  Mclnues,-. Lieutenant-Governor of   Our said  Province of British Columbia, in Our City of  Victoria,, in Our said Province, this  seventh  da\-  of   June,   in   the  3-ear   of Our Lord one  . thousand   eigiit   hundred  and   niuctv-eigiit,  and in the sixt-y-first vcar of Qnr Reig-u.  Bv Command.  B. H. TYRWHITT DRAKE,  '-3-j- Registrar of the .Suprenie Court.  MINERA.lv  Certificate   of  ACT,  improvements.  I\ O *T ICE.  FOURTH OF   JULY   mineral   claim, osituate  in. the Kettle River mining- division   of  Yale  district.    Where  located: Green wood   camp.  ���"PAKE   notice  that  I, ��� Isaac H. Hallett,   as  X     ag-ent for Jay P. Graves, f reeminer's certi.  ficate No. OS-I-'M, intend, sixty days from the date  hereof, to  apply   to   the   Mining- Recorder for  a certificate of improvements,   for the   purpose  of obtaining- a crown g-raui of the above claim.  And   further  ta'k  u < > l n  action   under  Section 37 must be com minced before the  issuance of such certificate of improvement:--.  [L. S.] THOS. R. McINNES.  "CANADA.    ;  PROVINCE OF  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  VICTORIA, by the Grace of God, of the United.  King-dom of Great Britain and Ireland,  Queen, Defender of the Faith, &c, &c, &c-  To all whom these presents shall' come,���  Greeting. "        . -M~.  , A   PROCLAMATION.  D. M. EbIerts,     / TITHEREAS We are de-  -Attorne3--General. f  My    sirous and resolved,  as soon as m^y be, to  meet Our People of  Our  Province of British  Columbia,   and   to   have  their advice  in  Our Legislature, We do make  known our Ro3*al Will and'. Pleasure to  call a  new Leg-islative Assembly of Our said   Province ; and  do  further declare  that, b3* the ad-  yice of Our Executive  Council of British Columbia, We have this.day given orders for issuing*. Our Writs in due form, for calling- anew  Legislative Assembly for Our  said  Province,  which Writs are to bear date on   the seventh  dct3r of June, instant, and to be returnable on or  before the thirty-first da3* of Aug-ust next.  In   Testimony   Whereof We   have  caused  these Our Letters to be made Patent, and the  Public Seal of the said  Province to' be hereunto affixed :  Witness, the Honorable Thos.  R.   Mclunes,   Lieutenant-Governor' of    Out-  said  Province of British  Columbia,  in Our  Cit3'of Victoria, in   Our said  Province, this  seventh da3~ of June,-in'the- 3-ear of Our Lord  one   thousand   eigiit   hundred   and    uinety-  eigiit, and in thesixtj---first 3-ear of Our Reig-n.  B3' Command., ,-.,.'  B. H. FYRWHITT  DRAKE,-  Registrar of the Supreme Court.  .?$  *-fe?  Dated this 4th dav of J i:)\l\  92  Provincial Secretary's Ofeice.  8th June, 1898.  HIS HONOUR the Lieutenant-Governor  has been pleased to appoint Leonard  Norkis, Esquire, Government Ag-ent, to be  Returning-Officer for the East Riding- of Yale  District���; and  His Honour the Lieutenant-Governor, has  beon pleased to appoint and declare the Court  House. Vernon, to be the place for the nomination of candidates for election to the Leg-islative Assembly in the East Riding- of Yale  Electoral District. ' ,-" 93-4  ��� [L. S.]        THOS.R. McINNES.  CANADA.  PROVINCE   OF  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  VICTORIA, by the Grace of God, of the United  King-dom of Great Britain and Ireland,  Queen, Defender of the Faith, &c, &c, &c.  To all to whom these Presents shall come.���  Greeting.  D. M Eberts,' i"\ITHEREAS it is ad-  Attoruey-General, ��� ���*--���*���- visable to esiablish  the fo'iloAving- polling- plases in the several and  respective Eelcctoral Districts hereinafter  named. ���������������-.  NOW KNOW YE tnat, b\- virtue of the authority contained in the -"Provincial Elections  Act," the Lieutenant-Governor in Council declares that the following- polling- places shall  be, and the\- are herelrv, established for the  several Electoral Districts, the names of which  are set opposite' such polling- places, respective^-, that is to. sa\- :-.���  POLLING PLACES.    ELECTORAL  DISTRICT.  Rossland  ... ]  Trail  J  Greenwooclj..::  j West Kootenay���  Grand Forks ������('     RosslandiRiding.  Midwajv  I  Cascade City: J .  In Testimony Whereof We have caused  these Our Letters to be made Patent and the  Great Seal of British Columbia to be hereunto  affixed: Witness, the Honorable Titos. R.  Mclunes, Lieutenant-Governor of Our said  Province of British Columbia, in our Citv of  Victoria, in our said Province, this fifteenth  dav of June, in the 3-ear of Our Lord one  thousand eigiit 'hundred and 11iuet3--e.ig-.ht, '  and in the s i x ty -ii rs t year of Our Reigm.  15 y Command.  A. CAMPBELL REDDIE,  94-3 Depiitv Provincial -Secretary. '���'��� �� "���*������  :-��'���  Sip*  SI  .-   g;:  GREENWOOD CITY is the. central town and supply  point of the Boundary Creek mining camps. From this  new   town   roads   lead   to   the  GREENWOOD,  Si''  1;  Lots  are  selling  freely  and  are  a  good  investment.  -o-  m  For-price of Lots and other information, address  Greenwood City, Boundary Creek, I y;  Or  apply  to  the Agents s  ...   C.  F.  COSTERTON,  Vernon,  EC  A.  K.  STUART, Vancouver.  ���iiilii;-..-. ��� mn  Take heed lest ye ta  niai-ciQ^ -any ras  ather reflect on  the way.    Let caution guard you against  s array  * $  --1  st suit*   or* nee  s*5>  (������*!��  i x t  |iJii*yililjijliUljlsl*i-iJilllJjUiUiUitltHiliJlllJliliJjJjiiJJ  ft  e tor your money on any 01 tnese lines ZOM-  *n MJ  i.'  U  GREENWOOD CITY is the central town and supply  point of the Boundary Creek mining camps, From this  new   town   roads   lead   to   the  GREENWOOD,  DEADWOOD  LONG   LAKE,  SKYLARK,  WHITE AND ATWOOD,  Lots  are selling  freely  and  are  a  good  investment  -o-  11;  \ 'ty'-  m  it  ���! M  For-price of Lots and other information, address  Robt Wood or C S, Galloway*  Creenwood City, Boundary Creelf,  Or  apply  to  the  Agents j  C.  F.  COSTERTON,  Vernon,  B.C  A.  K.-��� STUARt,-Vancouver.  if ���" H��OS l-fWWSBI-Ci-S-���  ���   if  For Saturday .next; and exercise   your .^privilege/   That  tastes differ and opinions vary, is a fact daily .demonstrated  any people favor Martin, some.-McKane,':  t is well so,  people of the ��� district and the cheapest and best place for all  es in  f*  st  w\Cj��  e have on hand  for  your inspection  some A1 values and  very  samples  See them before you purchase,  es*!  can save you money,  Yours truly,  ��� ��.--'������

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