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 WSfete.jajitgfr.i-;  ���~^rt-.J-,--r������������,...  Published Weekly in the Interests of the Boundary Creek Mining,District'.  tr*  CD  OQ  I-"  t/>  /    t-'  I    P>  ���>. c*  CD  H  t��  t-i  S��el>  CO  Vol. VI,  GREENWOOD, B, G, SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2,1899f  No. 18  S^^^^^t^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ssSis^Qi^^^  Contractors for the design and construction of complete Stamp Mills, Concentration,  CMorination, Cyanide and Smelter Equipments,  >*  %  u  o  a  ��� ��-<  o  O  ��� u  pp..  ��-(  o  m  sa  <u  bo  <  '  OJ.  o  CO-'  8  G  1  O  .4h  . O  CO  c8  o  ���v  O  O  ���>��������'  3  o  U  >>  .���:-3; S  o  O   .  o  M  * <$  pq  .8-  5�� PC  n  o  WORK IS STARTED  BY  ENGINEERS ON SMELTER  SITE  Paul Johnson, M. E., and His Engineers Working at the Mouth of Cocper Creek���C. L.  Portman Makes a Big Strike Near City.  "Si  - >    V n i.tti    i  sU.  KO&  ��*  <^:  - <-*-  �����<  CO  o  CO  o  ore*  n  CD  S3  CD  CO  a.  o  o  CO  CO  CO  o  ST  >  crq  W  l-h  O  bd  .1?  Head Office and Works ���  Branch Offices*  Vancouver, B. ���., Rossland, B. C,  And Greenwood, B.C.. harry howson. Agent.  Mail irfactu red by the B  c, Portland Cement Co.  at Vancotivcr and fiiar-  antccd oqtial to ain- im  ported cement in the  country  Agents for British Columbia  BOYD BURKS& Co.Vancouvcr.B.C ���  Wholesale Dealers in  Plumbinir andiEniTiiieerinj,' Supplies  HARRY HOWSON  Local Agent  GREENWOOD, B. C.  ..CAULFIELD'A LAMONT.  -**r  ���*vr-  Paul Johnson, M. E., lost no time in  petting- to work on the smilter site.  Early Monday morning- a force of surveyors were at work running levels at  the mouth of Copper creek.. Copper  creek runs into Boundary creek opposite Mr, Keffer's residence,, about  three-quarters of a mile from the center of the city. It is reported that  negotiations are on foot for the purchase of all the land in the vicinity  held by private individuals.  Messrs. Hunner & Hanson have been  doing assessment work on, the Hawk-  eye, near the .Buckhorri. They encountered a ledge from which they  secured an assay value of tl89 in gold.  Several samples were taken from the  same ledge to another assayer who  gave values ranging from' $89 to $200.  Messrs. Hunner arid Hanson have decided to further develop  the property.  William Hall and J. Richardson  have done a large amount of development work one the Lone King, in Pass  creek camp. . A 100 foot tunnel has  been run along- a ledge.' Recently another ledge was uncovered. There is  from 8 to 10 feet of copper ore giving  good values. Messrs, Davis, Rees and  Murray will shortly start work on the  Colt, an extension of the Lone King.  A big strike has been made near the  the city. C. L. Portman, the brewer*  has been working- a property on the hill  above the city. He encountered a ledge  from which he received values" of $568  in gold. Mr. Portman has decided to  further develop the^property.  The Review, McDonnell, McEntire  & Co.'s Chesaw, property, continues to  astonish mining men. As development work proceeds the vein becomes  stronger and richer. A strong company is being floated to take over the  Review.  DEALERS  IN   SHELF  AND   .HEAVY    HARDWARE  .,. GRANITE WAKE, ETC,, ETC, ,. ,  Dowsncll Wasliers,> Ajex and Royal Canadian Wringers, ��� Wire Screen Cloth, ��� Screen Doors.  r1   i>   i>  i>   /  A  Large  Consignment  of Window Glass Just Received,  s / ��� *><>  We carry a full stock of -merchandise iitcludiiifj-.all kinds of staple and  ifancy groceries. .     (  Flour, Feed, Vegetables, Fresh Eggs, Fruits, Cured  Meats, Fuse, Caps, Powder, Earthenware, Glassware,  Crockery.  NOTES.  J. Lukor, a Trail merchant, was in  the city last week, with a view to engaging in business here.  Ralph Smailes, manager of Rendell  & Co., has gone to Winnipeg. He is  purchasing a heating plant for the  new block and goods for the dry goods  department.  Sig Delsheimer, the Collville merchant, has let the contract for excavating his lot adjoining Rendell & Co.'s  block. He will erect thereon a handsome block  ALL KINDS OF BUILDERS AND MINING HARDWARE  A, H,~ SFERRY & 'CO,,  Copper Street,     <>     ���     ���      Greenwood, B, C,  fe$$ft$��  ||mmm??!mmmmmmm?nm  Now Is the Time to  Furnish Your House 3  H RECEIVING NEW  ���� GOODS   DAILY . .  Latest consignment, containing Screens, Mirrors, Shades, Curtain  Poles and Fixtures, Picture and Wall Mouldings, Refrigerators,  Etc. Etc.,  Just  Arrived     ---------------  Furniture, Undertaking  and Embalming.  T.   M.  GULLEY & CO.    Copper St. Greenwood,   ^  A. McMillan, the Camp McKinney  merchant, is in the city.  Wm. Law has returned from a flying  visit to Chesaw.  The new Methodist church will be  Opened on Sunday.  H. C. Shaw, of Hallett & Shaw, is  expected back from the coast today.  A. E. Ashcroft leaves for Penticton  today to meet Mrs. Ashcroft and  family.  . The firemen had a drill on Thursday  evening. They succeeded in turning  on the water in quick,time.  There are a large number'-'of buildings under course of- erection in the  city and plans are being made for  others.  F. L. Mosher of Rossland passed  through the city this week on his way  to the West Fork, where he will spend'  the winter  developing his  properties.  J. W. Ellis, who is developing the  Edith, a claim adjoining the Athelstan  in JWellington camp, has uncovered a  good body of ore  at a depth of 15 feet.  The railway track reached Grand  Forks this week. The contractors are  confident that the rails will reach  Greenwood by October 1.  J. Y. Bell, came up from Rendell  Thursday afternoon./ He reports considerable activity in the West Fork  country, and that properties that are  being developed are looking well.  J. W. Nelson, of the Pioneer hotel,  has returned from a visit to Minnesota  where his father resides. He enjoyed  the trip immensely. Mrs. Nelson will  return about October 1.'  Miss Gibson's kindergarten school  will be reopened on Monday next. The  hours will be from 9 to 12 o'clock. The  school has already proved useful and0  attractive for the little ories.  John Norborn, of the Union Iron  Works,. San Frencisco, returned to the ',  city on Monday. He was accompanied  by Mrs. Norborn. They will remain  in the district during the summer  months. ������''-...  The Queen Cigar company with I.  Robert Jacobs as manager, will open  in the Imperial hotel block in a few  days. A large stock of choice-cigars  and general smokers' articles will be  carried.  Eber C. Smith was in the city the  other day. He recently sold the Rossland Record to W. K. Esling, of the  Trail News. Mr. Smith is hunting a  location and he has almost decided to  start a daily paper in Grand Forks,  just to keep his old friend Jno. R.  Reavis company.  MIDWAY NOTES.  Mr. Clabon.of Rossland, was in town  this week.  Randolph 3tuart paid us a flying visit  on Wednesday.  Mrs. Frank Davis has returned from  a visit to her parents in Idaho.  F. Mortimer Lamb leaves for Victoria this week, going over the Hope  trail. "..''���  ��� J. P. Lockwood, Great Northern  agent at Bossburg, spent several days,  here last week.  Geo. Cunningham, Jr., and W. Mc-  Boyle have returned from doing assessment up the river.  H. P. Jarard came up from Victoria  this week to take a position with J. P.  McLeod, barrister.  F; W. Groves, P. L. S., and party  are engaged in subdividing the Lamb  ranch for townsite purposes.  S. Beiierman and Henry Strauss  have returned from doing assessment  on the Foothill and Lowland on Canyon  creek.  Messrs. Fletcher and Norborn came  in on Tuesday, via the.river road. Mr.  Norborn was accompanied by his wife  and child.  Messrs. S. R. Reeves, of Wilbur, and  J. Hooker, of  the  Spokane  Chronicle,  j were in town Tuesday,  en route to thfc  iOkanagon.  G. A. Knowlton, who has been in  charge of the Great Northern location  survey from Republic to Midway, was  in town Saturday.  Messrs. Tudor J. A. Licdinann, of  San Francisco, inspector of the Scottish Union and National Insurance  company, and Charles E. Dickinson,  representing R. P. Rithet & Co., of  Victoria, were hereon  Monday. THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  I. II.   IIAI.I.KTT.  H. C. SHAW  HALLETT <& SHAW  GBdmsfers, Mdititoxs,  NOTARIES    PUBLIC.  Cable Address: "iiallictt."  { Bedford WKeill's.  J> room hall's  jMoreiny A; Neal's  Leiber's.  Conrcs  Greenwood,  B. C.  )RINGLE   &   WHITESIDE,  Barristers and Solicitors,  (notaries (ptififtc, etc.,  Bakkrtt Block, Coppkr Stkkrt, .  c.kekxwood.  R.  B.   KERR,  Barrister and Solicitor,  NOTAKV   PUllI.IC.  GREENWOOD, B. C. ���  T.K.  11KOWX.  J. s.  .\t,r. iiAr.i., i.i.. it., ii. c. l  M. MOKKISOX,  I..I..11.  fgdff, (gvom 4r (Utorrtson  Barristers and Solicitors, Notaries  Public, F/rc.  Naden-Flood Block, Copper Street  Oreeiuvood.  cr*    W.   GROVES,  Civil & Mining Engineer  Provincial Land Surveyor,  GREENWOOD,   B.C.  Mineral Claims Reported upon.  Underground Surveys'.  MIDWAY NOTES.  B.   A.  'GUESSJ'M.A.    "    ' .   II.   A.  GUESS,   M.A.  Guess Bros.  CHEMISTS AND ENGINEERS.  Mining' Properties Examined and Reported on.    (Estab. 189S).  Greenwood, B.C.  QMARLES AE. SHAW,  Givil   Engineer,  ��omi'm'on on& (prooi'nci'of fian& gsurEegor,  GREENWOOD,  \\  B.C.  ARTHUR MOWAT,  (ttXimng, (gtoX &&t<xtc  rin&' 3h6urdnce (��xoUx.  Greenwood,' y ' <���*  y    '    B, C,  Ii.   n. /KEEPER,  Real Estate and Mining Broker  OFFICE   OVER 'BANK   OP   B. N. A.  GREENWOOD.  prORBES   M.   KERBY,  Assoc. Mem. Can. Soc. Civil Engineers,  (protnttctef ��dnb jjumg&r ,  AND . CIVIL ENGINEER,     .  -- Qtofnrg (pufittc ��� MIDWAY,   B. c.  1/1/. ROSS,  MINING AND SHARE BROKER,  COLUMBIA, B.  C.  Boundary   and    Camp   McKinney   properties  i.'ivcn especial attention.  . S. KEITH, M. K. 1'  KEITH & KETCHUM  KETCHUM.  GREENWOOD,   B. C.  Mining Properties Examined  AMD    REPORTED    ON.  REAL ESTATE AND MINING  PROPERTIES.  GAUNCE & WICinYIRE,   ^rfenwood.  W. A. BAUER: C.E., P.L.S.       . A. E. ASHCROFT.C.E.iP.LS  VANCOUVER  GREENWOOD  BAUER & ASHCROFT  (protn'net'cit fianb fjurttegore.  (ttjtnms nno Ci'Dt'f engineering.  Mineral  Claims  Survcvcd and Crown Granted  I,and and Engineer! hit Surveys  Ekmd-Naden Block, -   -    GREENWOOD, B C  Relayed in transmission.]  Alex. Wallace came down from Rendell this week.  G; Mahon, of Rossland, come down  from the Jewel today. .  T. S. Stanhope leaves this week for  a trip to the old country.  Napoleon Wells, of New York, is  spending' a few days in town.  T. P. Keane, of the- Cariboo, Canip-  McKinney, was iu town Tuesday.  F. M. Kerby, P. L,. S., is at Camp  McKinney surveying- some claims.  Mrs. G. Sawyer leaves this week for  a trip to Chilliwack and ceast points.  C. Andren, of Nelson, B. C, was  here today on his way to Rock Creek  and vicinity. ��� .  Miss Richards, of Columbia, has returned home , afer a few weeks stay  Mrs. Sawyer.  J. H. Blome, photographer, o�� Ashcroft, has pitched his tent next to the  Midway Trading company.  A survey is to be made shortly on  the north half of the Colville reservation for the allotment of Indian lands.  Ralph Harron, representing the Cutting Packing company, of San Francisco, drove in via Curlew on Wednesday.  W. M. Wolverton, of Cascade City,  is in town today. He is on his way to  Phoenix, where he intends to open a  store. ���      .,     .  C. P. R. construction work here was  completed Monday night. Mr. Hughes  has moved his gang to work on one of  the branches.  H. ,C. Rice, of Marcus, has leased the  G-uess building on Fifth street and  will open a flour and feed store about  Sept. 1st. Mr. Rice has purchased a  lot for residence purposes.  fMessrs. Johnson, Norborn, and Keffer have been in town this week looking over possible smelter sites. It is  understood they have secured an option  on what is considered the best site  here.  Bert Ingram's house, on the Kettle  river, near Rock creek, was destroyed  by fire last week. Mrs. Ingram was  alone with the ababy when the fire  broke out, but started to get out what  she could, calling for help each time  sheian out. A man passing-heard her  and by his energetic hustling succeeded  in saving nearly all the ftiniture, etc.,  in the building. He was a whole fire  brigade in, himself, but modestly admitted in explanation that he had been  on an eastern fire brigade for eleven  years', and Mrs. Ingram is inclined to  believe it.   ,  Double wires will' be put up between  Curlew and Greenwood, making a loop  over the 23 miles between these two  towns. This is considered'better than  to have a single branch line, as the  loop will include all the towns on one  circuit.  The extent of the new telegraph line  to be constructed is nearly'.100 miles.  The rig-ht of building in British Co-  lunibio is held by charter given by the,  Canadian government to the Yale-  Kootenay Telegraph company. This  latter conipanj' is practically the same  as the Spokane Falls and Northern  Telegraph company.  . When asked if the line would be extended beyond the points included in  the present route, Mr.   Corbin  replied:  "We are in that country for all the  business and will go to any town in the  Boundary country that,will justify us  in making-the extension."  The Spokane Falls and Northern  telegraph line was constructed at the  same time the railroad was built to the  north, the work having been, com-  niencedin 1889. It was not sold President Hill of the Great Northern, at the  time the railroad cdeal was made, and  is now owned and operated by D. C.  Corbin. Its messages at this end of  the line are received at the Western  Union telegraph office. The principal  terminals to the north are Republic,  Rossland and Nelson. There is telephone communication now with the  towns in the Boundary country, but  this is the first telegraph line to be put  in there.  M.    3PR��TTc  Greenwood, B. c.  NEXT DOOR TO TELEPHONE OFFICE.  TELEGRAPH TO GREENWOOD.  G. M.HILLARY, B. Sc.  ASSAYER   AND  CHEMIST,  Graduate   of   McGill   University    in    Miiiiiifr  Kiifriiicerinj.'-.  GREENWOOD   -   -    B. C.  Q  H. ELLACOTT  Ii. Sc. A. M. Soc. C. E., D.L.S., P.L.S.  Surveying and Engineering  undertaken in any part of  British Columbia.  Mining   Work    a    Specialty,  COLUMBIA, B. C.  Kcrby's Map of Wellington Camp.  -Candies,   Tobaccos,   Cigars,  Druggirts' Sundries, Stationery, etc.,  H. B. MUNROE, Greenwood.  Boundary   Valley   Lodge  No. 38. I.O.O.F.  i\\ BETS ovcrv  Tuesday  /   V    Evening   -it   8.00   in  their lode;e room al Greenwood, 11.C.   A cordial  invitation is extended to all sojourning bf'etli-  ern. Thos. M. Gui.lky, N.G.  Du.sxa.v Ross, Rcc. Sec.  &    JK.    M.  VGKICENWOOI) r,ODGE.|A.F. & A.M.  Regular   Communication   first    Thursday    in  cverv montli.    Sojourning brethren   cordially  invited. J.   C.   HAAS,  C. Scott Galloway. W..M. Secretary  New  Line to Be Built in the Boundary Country.  "Within 30 days we will have our  telegraph line constructed into Greenwood and within 70 days will have telegraph connections completed with all  the towns of the Boundary country,"  said Austin Corbin, manager of the  Sdokane Palls and Northern Telegraph company, this morning.  Mr. Corbin returned last evening  from a trip to the north, where' he decided upon the route of the extensions  that are to be made from the present  line of his telegraph company.  Work has already commenced on  these extensions and the construction  will be pushed rapidly. A crew of 20  men will be employed iu the work: and  if all goes well the circuit through the  Boundary country will be completed in  but little more than two months. At  the present time the Spokane Falls and  Northern Telegraph company has a  branch line running into Republic  from its main line. This goes from a  point about four miles north of Marcus  and is called the "state line."  The construction of the new line has  been commenced from Republic. From  that town the route chosen goes  directly to Curlew. From Curlew the  new line will go across the line to Midway and continue from that place to  Greenwood. The circuit from Curlew  also goes to Nelson, and from that  point across the Boundary line to  Grand Forks. Cascade is the next  town on the route, and then the line  will swing back to Marcus.  This is the route that will be followed  by the constructon crew; Within a  month the line will have- been built  from Republic to Curlew, Midway and  Greenwood, giving Spokane telegraph  connections with those busy mining  towns. In five or six weeks more it is  expected that the construction of the  line from Curlew to Nelson, Grand  Forks, Cascade and Marcus will have  been completed.  As soon as the circuit is completed  from Marcus to Republic by the way  of the northern mining camps, the old  state line running direct from Marcus  and   Republic   will     be   taken   down,  mmmmmmmmmmmmm  B. C. Assay Office  G=*s��=5  AI&.        Mg.       .y^.  yiiF     *'i.*     'if  REEIABEE WORK.  GREENWOOD,    -     B.  C.  uiuuiumiuimmuimuiuiuii  Established 1802.  {���',;*  ' fiHiJ^I&S�� Furniture.5  Carpets  Linoleums  Cork Carpet  Curtains  Wallpaper  Complete House Furnishings.  A   larpe  stock   of  Fine   and   Medium  Priced Goods in above lines.  Scud for Samples and Prices���free.  I  WW BROS., VICTORIA. B.C.  To Commercial Travellers  and Public we are prepared  at all times to give you a  first class   at a reasonable rate to all  points south of Penticton  to Cascade City if desired,  SCHUBERT & BARNES  Penticton, b,g     Proprietors.  QREENWOOD is the financial  and commercial centre of the Boundary Greek district. It is the supply point  for che mining camps. From the city,  roads lead to the. . . . / . .  ^^V^ :o :^U-��<^  Greenwood/  Deadwood,  Copper,     Summit,  Long Lake, Skylark,  White and Atwood,  Wellington,  Smith's,  j  ���And- Other Boundary Creek Camps,,  ^>^f^-:u:^  1  pree Cfyavtmb (��an&$  Have Branches in the City.  ^:o:-c^2��<^  For Price of Lots and other information, address  Robert Wood or C. Scott Galloway  Greenwood, Boundary Creek, B, C.  Or Apply to the Agents :  C. F. COSTERTON' A. K. STUART, J. B. JOHNSON & CO.  Vrknon,  Vancouver.  Rossland.  GREAT  9     9  W'ltf'lftg '  Prospectors save packing by buying your outfits at West-  bridge 10 miles above Rock Creek.  NOTE A FEW OF OUR PRICES.  Hams 1VA cts.       Rice 10 lbs for SI  Bacon 1<J�� cts       Powder 19c  case lot  Dry Salt 15 cts      Fuse $1 coil  Sugar 8.35 cut      Caps $1 box  Flour..  .2.25 sack      Jessop Steel ISc lbs  A Full Stock Now on Hand of Miners' and Prospectors Supplies.  Boots and shoes. Groceries, Hardware, and Gent's Furnishings.  SUCCESSOR TO  HERBERT & GUISE, z*z>e=e��iimtlnx2sKxiZi2*2'Zi  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  GRAND   FORKS   MINING   DINISION.  Records of Mineral  Locations for the Week  Ending August 9th.  August 10.  Moonlight, North Fork Kettle River, F. Madden. '       ' . '.���������'  Old Bricks, North Fork Kettle river, M. Hanson.                 . (  August 11.  Homestake, 5 miles northeast of Grand Forks,  J, Pounder.  Quartz Ledge, Knight's camp, H. Hillyer.  August 12.  Beaver,  Carter's camp, east of Glasgow, Ellen  McEweii.  Grub Stake, Hedges' ranch, near Ningara, W,  Hedges.  R. R., Central camp, adjoining S.  S., R.  S.  Deatch.  Hard to Find, Central camp, R. S. Deatch.  S. S., Central camp,adjoining R. R., R.Frasier.  Sunshine, Central camp, P. J. Dermody.  Bullion, Franklin camp, North Fork, J. Meyerl  Franklin, Kettle river, C. L. Waterhousc.  Homestake, Kettle river, Wolf. Coryell, el al.  Apex, Kettle river, Wolf. Coryell, et al.  Laura McCrea, Keltic river, D. D. McLaren.  Deadwood, Kettle river. Wolf. Coryell, et al.  August 14.  Fisherman. Mill creek, C. F. Stoll.  ' August 10.  Dick,  Wellington   camp,   H.   Couitre and   J.  Coultre. b' ���  Lizzie L., Castle mountain, adjoining Daisy,  W. Tomelnsou.  Daisy, fraction, Castle mountain, A. McMillan.  Mohigan, Wellington camp, adjoining Big Six,  J. P. Shannon.  Ramy, fraction, Wellington camp, G. Cook.  McKinlej-,    Brown's    camp,   adjoining  Mayflower, H. P. Toronto.  Enterprise, East Fork, H. Benson.  August 17.  White Flag, Wellington camp, relocation Clif  ton, C. L. Bellus.  Jim Blaine, fraction. Burnt Basin, adjoining  Gold Nugget, J. Donovan.  Burnt Basin,  rraction, Burnt Basin, J. Donovan.  Cock of the North. Fisherman creek, G.'C; McGregor, W. H. Ellis and W. Wilde.  Obrue, north end of Burnt Basiii, G. Keller and  Joseph Kerr.  Comat, north end Burnt Basin, T.  Keller-and  Joseph Kerr.  Lanark, north end Burnt Basin, G. Keller and  Joseph Kerr.  Silvcrton, Wellington camp,   adjoining  Wol-  Ford, A. L. Rogers.  August 18.  Richmond, Brown's camp,  adjoining Diamond  Hitcli, J. Pringle.  Derby,   Brown's   camp,   adjoining   Diamond  Hiteh, F. McGuire.  August 19.  Ocenic, fourth of July creek, J. T. Gill.  Laurie,   fraction.   Summit    camp,    adjoining  Tamarac, A. A. Sutherland and P. Harkins.  Ninety Nine, Brown's cBnip, adjoining "37," C.  A. Hagelberg.  Sample Room, Brown's camp,  adjoining "27."  C. A.'Hagelberg.  August 21.  Lavis, Sutherland creek, J. C. Atkins,  Chaniplain, Sutherland creek,  relocation Copper Standard, J..-C. Atkins.  Lime Bluff, Wellington canuveastof Overland,  D. E. Lareva.  Certificates of Work.  ^mmmmmmmmmmm'fes  ^uiiiuiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiuiuiuiaaiiiiiiiiiiiiiaiaiiiiiuiiiiiiiiaiiiiiiiiiiiii^  IS THE BEST HOTEL-IN GREENWOOD. A New Building, well furnished. First-class  Service in all departments. Choice, Wines, Liquors and Cigars.a Headquarters for Mining  and Commercial Men. ������������������.'  Gopper Street, Greenwood;  El Crepusculo,  Por Larranaga,  Benjamin Franklin,  Manuel Garcia, Alonza  El Ecuador  Bock and Africana  La Flor De R Fulton  ..Turkish and Egyptian..  CIGARETTES.  Pipes and Smokers  Articles........  STATIONERY.  H.A.KING&Co.  COPPER ST.  ^H!!!!fnt!!!?!f!!!H!!!fnHH?!!!?!?!!H??n??H!f!!!Hn!n?H!f!?fn!n!n!H!!!n?n!!!!n!!Ht!!n!!!r!!!tI?ls:  LIVE AND LET LIVE.  Buy Your Bread and Pastry at the  Tiaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaiis;  August 10..  Headlight, A. Loiselle.  Twilight. F. Madden.  El Paso, Pasadiua G. M. Co.  Olive, Pasadiua G. M. Co.  August 11.  Topic, A. Gainer.  Blue Bell, Shaw and McDonald.  August 12.  Banner. F. McFarland.  Amazon, J. Pringle.  Blue Monday, Pringle, Cuiuniings, et al.  Puck, J. Caufield.  Judge, C. J. McArthur.  August 14.  Klondyke, W. B. Davy.  Kingston, Graham, et al.  Fleshertou, Graham, et al.  Mass Battery, Gordon, Lemay, et al.  Alliance, J. P. Kelly.  Lizard, W. Bogle.  Auguse 15.  Cougar, R. Haiinau.  August 10.  Chester, F. Flouruoy.  Lizzie L., B.  C. and  Rossland-Slocau Syndicate.  Martha May, B. C. and Rossland-Slocau Syndicate.  Daisy, B. C. and Rossland-Slocan Syndicate.  Boyden, B. C. and Rossland-Slocau Syndicate.  King County, A. McMillan.  Salmaucia, S. S. Schuler.  Hartford. E. H. Willett.  Mountain Chief, J. Seale.  Lotta B.. C. L. Young.  ., Augustus.  Fairplay, fraction, F. M. Kerby.  August 19.  Niagara Falls, J. Burou.  August 21.  Humphrey Davey, Z. Colby.  Transfers.  August 14*  Sinbad, ali, Kelly and Selby to F. Reddy.  Grand Union, \i, J. Hammer to R. Chase.  Four Hundred and Delia, all, T. Falley to Wellington Mines, Limited.  August IS.  Copper Wedge, all, S. M.  Kirkham  to J.  A.  Smith.  August 16.  "21," all, G.H.-Sutherland to J.  A. McMaster.  Acorn, fraction, %, F. Simmouds to E. L. Beer.  Iron Dale, Quadry and Good  Luck, all, J. A.  Marshall to R. Petrie.  August 17.  R. Bell, Rami ngton, and Delatnar, H.  McCartney, notice of option.  August 18.  Derby, all, F. McGuire to J. Pringle.  Richmond, all, J. Pringle to F. McGuire.  August 19.  R. Kipling, </3, C. D. C. Rogers to G. Cook.  August 22.  Grand Union, J. Hammer to J. H. Hayes.  nix especially being- on the up grade.  About 500 people are at that camp,  and considerable building- is being-  done.  Mr. Thompson brought with him  samples of ore from the Oro Denero  property on which a strike of great  importance has just been made. On  this group, in -which Rosslanders are  the chief shareholders, a shaft was  sunk to a depth of ISO feet on a very  promising ledge. In the meantime a  a new discovery was made in-stripping-  the surface showing, a big parallel  ledge being found about 100 feet distant  from the first. Open cuts demonstrated  that the new vein carries full 30 feet of  almost solid chalcopyrite ore, from-  which copper assays of 30 per cent hav  been obtained. A large specimen of  the ore is in the Miner window.  The intention of the management is  to run a crosscut from the bottom of  the present shaft to the new ledge, thus  gaining considerable depth at comparatively slight expense. Eighteen men  are at work on the'group.  The main object of Mr. Thompson's  western trip was to arrange for the installation on the Zalla M., in Sheridan  camp, of a boiler and 4-drill air compressor. This machinery will be in  place about the end of next week.  Twenty men are working. The owners  of the Zala M. consider it the highest-  grade property on the reservation. On  the ISO-foot level there is a drift 100  feet long, in ore averaging five feet iu  width and $150 to the ton.���Rossland  Miner.  ;yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaai|;  | R. F. Coates & Co. j  i Contractors |  1     And Builders |  CCS GtRKKnwood,   B.C. ����:  ���. ��m i^i     ��>%.    ^fa m-~~-  ^2    Store Fronts & Fixtures a Spe   alty    g��;  ^mmmmmmmmmmnK  The Boundary and the   Reservation.  "The Boundar.v country has never  beeii'in such prosperous condition as at  present," said Ross Thompson, who returned yesterday from a two weeks'  trip to that country.  Mr. Thompson reports that all the  Boundary towns are  booming.    Phoe-  And LUNCH COUNTER.  Meals at all hours.  Open Day and Night.  Private Boxes. Lunches put   up  and delivered.     Ice  cream   in   season.  Telephone  WERNER & PITTOCK. Proprietors,  COPPER STKKET G14KENWOOD.   B. C  Mineral Act, 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  IVA' LENORA Mineral Claim, situate iu the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District. Where located : In Smith's camp.  TAKE NOTICE that 1, Isaac II. Hallett, as  agent for the British Canadian Gold  Fields Exploration, Development and Investment Company, Limited, (Foreign), Free  Miner's Certificate No. 2M''a, intend, sixry days  from tlie date 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 ommeneed   before  the  issuance of sucli Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 30th dav of June, 1SW.  I. H. HALLETT.  BAKERY  Guaranteed   free from   adulteration.      Once  yon tr\' it you will al\va3*s buy it.  BRIDE'S CAKE TO ORDER.  Cromer & Pickthall, - Prop's  GREENWOOD STREET.  A"4  Thos. McDonnell.  R.M. McEntir  -McDOR'ILL X MURE,  Mines and.  Real Estate  GREENWOOD    and   CAMP MCKINNEY  DEALERS  Proprietors  of the Fletcher & ,  Goodhue sawmill, is prepared  to furnish all   kinds  of Rough  and Dressed  LUMBER,  'Lath, Mouldings,  Etc.. Etc/  Greenwood  Office���Corner  of Mineral  and Kimberlev.streets.  A Choice Line of Staple and Fancy  FRESH X ANB X. CURED X MEATS  Fish, Poultry, Oysters and Game in Season.  Free y Delivery > to ^ all v Mining ��� Camps,  TELEPHONE No. 2.  P. O. BOX 9.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  - MARKETS'AT-   CASCADE,   GRAND  FORKS,   GREENWOOD   and MIDWAY.  Has Arrived.  EVERYTHING   FRESH.  ���$�� We want your patronage, �������  n. e. rRAZEE,  Grocery and Bakery,  Hamill Block, Copper Street, Greenwood.  TO THOSE ���  wlii) desire ���  to prepare for*  the series, of ���  Winter Dances j  Mrs. Foreman j  will irive in-j  Ktruclions     in *  ! Summer Classes  j AND  ? Summer Prices,  <  ^ViS BUSINESS /^  OP GREENWOOD.  vV  jpgBMUmWO  iVt  m  &  B  3f-  TN THE MOST UP-TO-DATE STYLE  -*- aiiythiue; in the line of Job i'rinliiitf. A  merchant who uses "cheap and nasty" stationery and printing does his business a serious  injury���it is dear at a erift. Moral: Use none  other but ours::ihd  #  * round dancinjrand the Lancers' on Tues- J  I days and Saturdays. {  |   WEDNESDAY   EVENINGS���New   litf-1  I ures of the " German Cotillion." i  J   Admission, each  class,   Gentlemen   fifty!  $ cents, Ladies' complimentary. J  McELMON  TBofc^(ttldftMft'  Greenwood St.  Opposite ReudelPs  New  UlocU  Hiiving- quit the .shtg-e  express office I will devote  my whole time to the  watch repairing- business.  rii  I  I  IS.  II MM  UL Ml  ETT,  Insurance, ���{Mining'and T^c-al  Estate Broker,  GREENWOOD    -     -     ii. C.  A thorough acfjtiaiutauce  with   tlie  IJoundary  Creek and Kettle River miiiiny districts.  Mines Examined and Reported on.  Save Money by purchasing your Ticket  direct  from Greenwood to points on the Coast or East.  OCEAN     TO,    OOE/VN  Without chancre of Cars, via  YOU PROSPER  s>&  And S00 PACIFIC LINE  The "IMPERIAL  LIMITI-D."  ihi-    Atlantic  The   fastest   train   between    the    Atlantic  and  J'acitic.  iCasthoutid leav��'s Stcomons Jet. at .   . 2:3?  Wi'sthotint lea\es Sicouintts al 2Z;lu  Connecting steamer leaves I'enticton.  TUESDAY, THURSDAY. SATURDAY. 7:30 a.m  Connecting steamer arrivt  MONDAY,    WEDNESDAY,  s at JViuioton  FRIDAY.    17:30  Accelerated  ervice intn the Kootenay" Mining  District.  Cpe   QBonnbarg   Creeft   t,\mt%>  ...Naden-Flood Block...  OOPPER ST.        - -        GREENWOOD, B. C.  riiroujib Tickets lo all Eastern Points  I AT LOWEST RATES.  I      I-'or   full   in formation   as to time, rales. Ew\  | also   dn-  copies of, C.-iii.-idiaii   l'acilic K:tilw:i\-  IMiblit-ai'Mtns apply to  F. T. ABBOTT. - Asent. Greenwood  Oik.   E. J, C0YLE.  Vancouver.   II.   C.  Asst. General   I'assont.'er A ert-ul.  Mrs. L-'oretuan and Mrs. Nichols  Teachers of Dancing and Physical  Culture.---Otliee Hours 11 a. in. to 1 p.  ill.      KV-. ' '.once in  School Mouse.  / THE   BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIME  QJJounbar^ ���reef? &imt8  I'UiM.isiiKD %vi:i:k;.v jiv  The Boundary-Creek Printing & Publishing  Company, Limited.  Dlvvcax Ross '...: '. Editor.  AS'. J. IIakhhk Manager.  SATURDAY,   SEPTEMUER 2,  1SW.  GEMS FROM PAUL JOHNSON.  A mining man cannot afford to flatter or exaggerate, and as a mining  man,.I (ell you that the biggest mines  on this continent'will be right around  Greenwood.  I want to tell you this,' that the natural center of this great-mining counts Greenwood.  AVK akk going to build the smelter  as near the center as possible.  A-J'.r. OKKS will naturally gravitate to  Greenwood. It takes money to put on  steam; it costs. nothing to put on  brakes.  You have here a place that will beat  Butte.  I have told you you willf;have the  smelter. That is sure. It will be between Greenwood and Anaconda and  it will be going full blast next summer.  It is poor policy to haul ore up hill  and haul it down again.  ,    This  smelter   will  be   running   full  blast next summer.  efforts, irrespective of what may be,the  result. A fire bug should be shown no  mercy.. The attorney-general's department should spare no expense and  leave no stone1 unturned in bringing  the fire bugs to justice.  ' The ridding of the country of the  monster, who endanger the lives of  several people by setting fire to a  hotel while they slept, should not be  left to private individuals. It is one of  the unpleasant duties of the state.  SHOULD ACT AT ONCE.  A.N'O'J'HEK week has passed and the  children of the city are still denied the  advantages of those educational facilities which a paternal government has  been pleased to grant other sections of  the province. The parents are in a  measure to blame. They should take  steps to act at once. If they immediately call the attention of government  to the want of a school, it is reasonable  to suppose that steps will be taken to  secure temporary-quarters until a new  school building is provided. ;  SHOULD CONTRIBUTE.  The volunteer fire department have  written the Board of Underwriters that  the city had recently purchased S2,200  worth of hose and other lire apparatus,  that there is now a paid fire chief in  charge and that an effort is being  made to secure a hose wagon by public subscription, the city to furnish the  team. The department suggests that  as it is in the interests of insurance  companies that the most effective system of fire protection should be in  vogue, they should each contribute SSO  towards the cost of the wagon.  We do not believe in unduly taxing  any individual or company carrying  on business -within the city. It is a mistake to impose exorbitant licenses on  insurance companies, as is done in:,  other cities, but it is nevertheless a  fact that such high licenses are imposed and consequently the companies  should treat generously a city which  has heretofore imposed no license at  all. Under the circumstances the request of the fire department is a reason-  , able one and should receive a favorable reply from the board of underwriters.  Sknsations are being manufactured  rapidly around Columbia and Grand  Forks these days.  000 feet of hose from the Guttapercha  and Rubber company, all of which go  to prove the popularity and reliability  of this company's^ goods in the several  fire departments in the west. The  contracts . for the"~above hose and fittings was placed with Mr. A. G. Mc-  Kenney, the British Columbia representative of the company, who left for  Rossland today.  m # ��& 4* 4" 4* * 4 4* 4 4* ���fra?  4��  4��  03  >-*  52  ��  >  4��  4��   r+  Grand Forks with a smelter gets  only par for its debentures. Greenwood  got 101 before the smelter.'        . r  Greenwood is the mining, commercial, banking, smelting center of  the Boundary country.  ��� NEVER mind Midway. < It will be  your turn next. There will be other  smelters built.  Paui, will plant, Boundary Creek  water and Greenwood will get the increase.  Trains   will be running to Greenwood by October 1.  Who said Grand Forks?  FIRE SUPPLIES PURCHASED.  THE GOVERNMENT.  The coast papers are busy counting  members' noses these days and figure  out the government in the majority or  minority, according to their respective  political views. Considering the defections of Jos.. Martin and D. W.  Higgins and the reported desertion of  Hon. Helgesen and R. MacPherson,  the government is numerically weak  at best; but its greatest weakness lies  in its lack of ability. Outside of Mr.  Cotton there is not one man on the  government side who can put up a  strong fight; all the fighters are now  on the other side. The government  was weak in, members when it began,  but Jos. Martin is a host in himself  when there is any fighting to be done.  If the government lives until the legislature is called, it will be only to meet  its death at the hands of an opposition  that is now stronger than itself.  With its death will come a condition  that will be extremely unsatisfactory.  While those who no longer support the  Semlin government may be strong  enough to defeat it, their strength  ceases if they were placed in a similar  position themselves. Their destructive  power rests with Joseph Martin and  Joseph Martin as the real leader of another government is an   impossibility.  THE  SMELTER.  Gkeknwood is to be congratulated  upon the establishment of a smelter at  its very door. A smelter can not make  a city, but it is no unimportant agent  in bringing business to a city. The  Mother Lode smelter will be in such a  position that'any advantage derived  from its operation must necessarily  fall to Greenwood. As a mining center Greenwood's future was always assured, but the establishment of a  smelter here also centralizes what  many people believe is the better-half  of the mining industry.  THE  FIRE BUG.  Tin-: Columbia Townsite company,  who it is understood employed detectives to locate the fire bug, deserves  the.    very    greatest    credit   for   their  By the City Council from the Cutta Percha  and Rubber Company.  The committee who were appointed  by the city covncil /;to deal with the  matter of purchasing additional fire  hose and supplies, met last Tuesday  forenoon, and after considering the  several brands and makes, unanimously decided to place the order with  the Gutta Percha and Rubber Manufacturing company of Toronto for 1,500  feet of their Paragon rubber-lined fire  hose, 3^ inches, coupled complete, at  90 cents per foot; also three-ply pipes,  three controlling nozzles, three shut-off  connections, hose expander, and other  necessary fittings required by the fire  department. A fire-bell of 700 pounds  weight and helmets for the firemen  were also purchased. Last week the  corporation of Grand Forks  bought 1,-  <��'  s  ��  o  6  E  8��  h  o  m  <  itt  *  n  i  fc.  *> ,  ^ k  ^ 0  0*  r* ��  mo  i  *  m  D.  c  0  rn  D  ���4*  ���Z:&  0 �������  4>  4��  P  %of <��> of of, *f> of of ��f of, of of%  THISTLE : :���  is the Best Scotch Whisky   AND���  SEAGRAM'S  The Best Canadian.  SOLE agents:  R. P. Rithbt & Co. Ltd.  VICTORIA     B.C.  F.' J. MITCHELL  SPRING 0 SUMMER  SUITINGS.  PERFECT PIT GUARANTEED.  Greenwood   St.      Greenwood,  KOOTENAYiBELLEk  LITTLE GEM  . .GIGARS  Full line carried by   W. F. ASKEW, Grand Forks,  Why Smoke Cheap Eastern Cijrars ? B. C.  THE   RALAOE   LIVERY   STABLE.  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   DISTRICT.  Extra Well Fitted for Lone- Drives,    Saddle Horses  and Pack  Ponies.    Feed Barn,  A. W.ROBINS   -  Hay and  Oats For Sale,  -   -   PROPRIETOR.  OFFICE ������    NADBN-FL.OOD BLOCK .COPPER ST.. GREENWOOD, B. C.  Oraditaie   Pennsylvania College of Dental   .Surpcry, Philadelphia.     Licentiate  British Columbia....   ��OTOJIBf  Midway, Kettle River.  FrKST-cr.ASS Accommodation.   Good Stabling.   Stopping'Place for Stages.  McAULEY & KEIGHTLEY, Proprietors,  ^*  The Best Beer in Town is Made by The  *S*  lELKH@RN;BREWSRYl  f jf. V -  i   HARTIffGER",/' ^.  1L.ASK   FOR  *     ��� ������'/WOOSHXf  A-PORTMAM^  roprictors. v ��� *f  Lager Been  PATERNIZE HOME INDUSTRY.  4* '  o^ ,    ' ' .       ^^^^ti?'^. ."        ��� *S^  ���^*    The 131 khorn Lager Beer contains only pure Malt and Hops.      Try it!   **f*  ���Jt*    It is kept on draught or in bottles by all the leading hotels in the district��|��  ztfyu of. sg^,*j of^^^^f:st^% jf.-%0f.3i *f x+n &���%$#���  W. B. RICKARDS & ;da.�� ��  Fire, Life a,, i Accident ...Reiil.Estate and Financial Agents.  insurance. -  MINING BROKERS.  ���MIDWAY. B. C.  LIMITED.  Late MacFarlane & Co ...!..  VANCOUVER, B. C.  We are Manufacturers and direct Importers, and carry a larg-e stock of Balances, Furnaces, Fire  Clay (roods, Scientific and Practical Books, Glassware, Platinum Goods, Acids, Chemicals, and all  other Assayers' aud Miners' requirements. Sole apeuts for Morg-on Crucible Company, Battersea  Becker's Soils'Balances, Etc.   Catalogue and full particulars sent on application.  Rossland.  ^&WJ  investment ui  Greenwood.  ff\&,      **      ' LIMITED    LIABILITY. ~      %Jf\  (Reaf (Befafe <xnb (lUtntng QB^roftete, '  Financial & Insurance Agents  6EO.   R.   NADEN.   Manager.  OUR MILL OUTSIDE MILLS.  Grinds B.C. wheat. Don't  Pays taxes in B.C. Don't  Mires men in B.C. Don't  Spends   all  earnings in B. C. Don't  nakes the best flour Our Brands of Flour Are The Very Best  on the market Don't on the market.  couutSrvUP thC Don't OKANAGAN FLOUR MILLS CO.  Ltd,  U        U   3 U ' ARMSTRONG, R, C.  lM  4�� ��� GREENWOOD ��� +  HUH    MUIIIIII/'C  Dealers in Hay, Grain, Potatoes, Butter, Eggs, etc.  HEAVY   WAGON   SCALES   IN   CONNECTION   WITH   OUR   BUSINESS  Silver Street, Greenwood.  LIME !  LIME!!  LIME! !!  The only first class White Lime in the Boundary.  e  '*f  Is now prepared to furnish lime on short notice  in any Quantity :   Enquire of .  . E. ME DILL, mgr.  ^ssxssssiesaiaiiassBwemiss^siwmLmiesasi  ^X-3ftgseg;@g&:@gS��6-��gg;g:SgSS;Sg.:g-:gegs@g-gg@g:S;g-eg@gg5:g:gg-ge.  THE GREENWOOD MARKET...  H.  STOECKE, PROP.  fa  Prime   Beef,    Pork,    Mutton,'   Poultry,    Fish,   Ham,  Bacon, and Lard.  The  public are respectfully invited to give us'a trial.  COPPER ST. GREENWOOD, B. C.  ^���eg-:e@gg-gg-:eg;��-:&:g-:g;egS-:eeg:-@&-&-eg-:g-:g  W  OS  m  w  ��s THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  wl  I ./  CHARGED WITH ARSON.  Two Men Arrested'at Grand.Forks for Burning  Columbia Hotel.-  Last week Robert Cameron and  .Chas. Mullen were arrested and lodged^  in jail at Grand Forks. Cameron was  found near Spokane by detectives and  induced to come across the line where  he was arrested by Officers Dinsmore  and Darraugh. Mullen was arrested  in Grand Forks. Cameron is charged  with setting fire to the Hotel Columbia,  on July 17th,, and Mullen is held,  charged with paying him for doing so.  They were up for a hearing before  Justice of the Peace Chas. Hay, of Co-  ' lumbia, but were remanded for eight  days. ���'���',.-,��������� ,.  The arrests and many of  the rumors  connected therewith, have made one of  the greatest sensations of the province  It appears that the.Columbia. Townsite  company   believing  that the  fire was.  the   work  of   aii  incendiary,   secured  Pinkerton   detectives.     They   worked  quietly   and   scarcely   any  one knew  their presence in the district  until  the  ,., arrests were made.    One of the detectives was here  about  two  weeks ago.  He registered at the Imperial hotel  as,  M. F. Donahue, of Denver,   Colo.    He  claimed to be a mining man  appeared  anxious  tp figure on   the purchase of  the water power  at Boundary   Falls.  He was  in fact hunting for Cameron.  One of the theories of the detectives is  i that  the Columbia  hotel  fire arid the  burning of four  hotels in Greenwood  ���were the handiwork of the same gang.  Robert Cameron lived in Greenwood  for a short time., During the Dominion  Da)' celebration he secured evergreens  for decorating the streets and knocked  about town for several days before going to Grand Forks.    Mullen  is a well  known  gambler.    He  ran  a house in  Seattle  in  the  boom days and was  at  one time reputed to be  wealthy.    During recent years he lived in Vancouver,  Spokane  and Rossland.    He came  to  Grand Forks v few months ago, and at  the time of his arrest  was running  a  game in L- A. Manley's saloon.  There are many rumors connected  with the arrests. Further developments may be expected.  THE CITY COUNCIL.  here last week.    The Republic Pioneer  describing the run away says:  The incoming stage from Grand  Forks met -with a serious accident  Saturday afternoon about a half mile  from town. ,: In coming down the steep  grade east of town the horses became  unmanageable and ran away, overturning the stage and injuring several  of the passengers and the driver, Frank  Anderson. -  It was a terrible dash down the hill,  and it is most remarkable that the  casualties were not more serious. It'  was a piece of good fortune that there  were not some deaths.  When the stage reached the brow of  the hill, and just as the decent was  commenced, Anderson reached for the  foot-brake. He caught it, but his foot  slipped down upon it, and before he  could catch it again the heavily loaded  stage began to crowd upon the horses  and they commenced to run. In an instant they were on the jump, and gaining speed as they deceuded the long  grade. It was now evident that it  would be impossible to check them,  and the only thing to do was to keep  them, if possible, on the road.  There were six passengers inside  and one with the driver, and they were  all thoroughly frightened. Some  thought of leaping for their lives, but  before they had time to do it the stage  was going at such speed that to jump  meant death.  Down the hill the horses flew, the  stage swaying back and forth like a  ship in a choppy sea. Every small  obstacle encountered tossed the vehicle  in the air; one instant it was on two  wheels, then on none at all. At each  little turn in the road the passengers  were tossed violently about, and in  this perilous condition they remained  until the crash came. On a level piece  of road at the foot of the grade the  stage went over.. The cargo of human  life was dumped out and away went  the horses and the empty vehicle upside down. Before any one could regain their senses the runaway team  was out of sight.  OUR:  KETTLE   RIVER  MINING   DIVISION.  Action  for Damages���Kick   Against  Taxes-  Routine Business.  At: the regular meeting of the city  council held Monday evening, the  mayor presided and Aid. Wood, Sutherland, Beath and Fisher were present.  The Yale Lumber company offered to  supply the city with lumber at $17.50  per thousand. Received and filed.  Permission was granted John A. Coul-  son to use Deadwood street while building the Fletcher block. Sidney M.  Johnson, Geo. H. Collins, D. Smith  and 25 others petitioned the council to  have Gold street graded to the  southerly limit of the city. Tabled for  future consideration. Fire Chief Hen-  ton submitted his first report which included an inventory of the available  assets of the department. He also reported haying condemned eight buildings using stovepipes and instructed  owners to put in brick chimneys.  Pringle & Whiteside, on behalf of  Rolt & Grogan, protested against taxes  to the.amount of $189.50. They considered this exorbitant and complained  of not being notified in time to appeal  at the court of revision. Referred to  the city solicitor.  Hallett & Shaw wrote as follows:  "Messrs. Rendell & Co. have retained  us to write you, calling your immediate  attention to the fact that the street  work now being- done by the corporation in front of their premises, at the  corner of Greenwood and Copper  streets, is greatly damaging their property. The building thereon was placed  on grade under instructions from the  city engineers in office during its construction. If the street and sidewalk are  not at once replaced at the level at  which they were last week, we are instructed to commence action against  the city for damages." This communication was referred to the city  solicitor.  Aid. Sutherland gave notice to introduce a by-law to amend the water rate  by-law. The treasurer reported the  final payment on the Hull ranch. Aid.  Wood brought up the matter of properly  advertising the city. The question was  referred to the board of trade and the  council adjourned.  Record   of Mineral  Locations for the Week  Ending August 30,1899.  Aug-ust 23.  Vancouver, West Copper camp, J. P, Sprate.  Short Be ml, West Copper camp, J. P. Sprate.  August24.  Crown, fraction, Welling-taii camp, F. W.  Gro-  vers.  Seth, Long Lake, G. Mahon.  Jerry, Long- Lake, G. Mahon.  Esmond, Rock Creek, A. M. Jones.'  Yukon, Boomerang- creek, D. McLean.  Star, Boomerang creek, D. McLean.  Aug-ust 25.  No.   11,  fraction,   Providence camp,  John   A.  Douglas.  Why  Not,  fraction,  Greenwood  camp,  G.   L.  El kins.  Excelsior, Long Lake, I. H. Hallett.  Fifth of August, Copper camp, L. Ouellette.  August 26.  Agnostic, Deadwood camp. P. W. Qninliu.  Old Q., Deadwood camp, P. W. Quinlln.  Queen Maud. Deadwood camp, J. J. McCarty.  Dictator. Providence camp, John Dempsey.  Woodstock, Providence camp, John  Dempsey.  Boston, fraction. Greenwood camp, John Dempsey.  Tiger, Providence camp, Alex Douglas.  August 28.  Automobile, Myers creek, R. A. Robertson.  Governor, Deadwood camp, L. 'Johnson et al.  August 30.  Gem, fraction, Long Lake, Wm. Rowe.  ���.+o*.��m*:*.+*^*.��9*+*.*��^.. ���> ��� <��o> ��� ����� ����-*.��#��-fr������.��^����^<a��.��.�������.����a*����o> 9 ^ . ��� ���  LTD.  kO-MZsn  SHOES FOR  THE MASSES.  oBBtworn  ��3  SizfiTOL//^. Complete'ostock, of Ladies', Misses'  e and Children's Shoes and Slippers,  w  �� FOR..  & Men,  fij Women  4S       and  tffi  ^ Children, tft  3gS  We 'catty American and Canadian Goods, prices  are  always right as we buy direct from the makers,  IT'S ALWAYS a pleasure to show goods, and  have customers examine this well assorted stock.  ty*a*-9*��+B,"i9*+4B9*o-*%**-��-��- m-f*-��<o> m ������������������������������������������������������������������������������ <����� a ��t��-��-<tM^����K-����*-t-��f^t^�� ������  LONDON, ENG  VANCOUVER, B. C.  TURNER, BE ETON   <&   CO.  WHOLESALE  MERCHANTS,   SHIPPERS   AND  IMPORTERS.  KOOTENAY*  LIQUORS,  Tobaccos,  Boots,  BRANCH    ,    ,  CIGARS,  Carpets,  Tents,  NELSON, B, C  DRY GOODS,  China Matting,  Ore Bags,  Certificates of Work.  August 24.  Jupiter, John Fitzgerald.  August 25.  Sappho, 2 years, Et. R, Elliot, et al.  Cracker Jack, Harry Nash, et al.  lilue Jay, Harry Nash, et al.  World's Fair, fraction, Geo. R, Naden, et al.  August 20.  Loudon, D. A. Holbrook.  August 28.  Dixie, Robert Wood.  Morning Star, fraction, S. S. Edwards.  Com, J. P. O'Rourke,  Dinnmo, Anton Portmann.  August 30.  Adirondack, M. II. Kane.  Transfers.  August 25.  Sterlingham, all, J. G. Gordon to Wm. Farney  Wellington Jand   Wellington   No. 2, all, FraiiA  Kiger to W. J. Harris.  Welliugt No. 1, all,   II. A.   Harris  to   W. j.  Harris.  Dig Thunder, '/���, Geo. Ueardsley to L. Spencer.  August 18.  Kankakee, all, St.   Clair   Inkster to  Kankakee  Gold and Silver Mining-company.  Pilot   Center,  all,  J.  J.   Inkster  to   Kankakee  Gold and Silver Mining company.  Canadian, all,   Jas.  Sutherland  to   Kankakee  Gold and Silver Mining company.  Notice Claiming; an Interest.  . August 24.  Lottie F. Magnolia, Edward Jcnnessen.  WRITE   F=OR   CATALOGUE.  ammmmmmmmmmmmm?^  Head Office and Works at  Belleville, Ont.  Uranch Office and Works ;  Trail, B.C.  ���%> ^ *%> >%> ���& *f> *?* *f> ���%��� ���f3 *#> ���%> *f* 4s *1h *f' *%* "P bl* 'f3 "f8 *?*. *$* ���f3 *f* #*f* *?��� 'fc *��* *fc"f3  THE   flTtAC  nUACHINE  ���0,  Limited,  Manufacturers of  Air  Our  Compressors,   Roc  Drills, Hoisting   and Stationary Engines, Boilers,  Ore Trucks, Ore Cars, Ore Bt ickets. etc.  Agents for Knowles Steam Pump Works.  Shops  at Trail are most complete,   consequently   we  arc  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.  Agreement.  August 30.  Lottie    F.     Magnolia,    Sterlingham,    Irvine,  Feeuey and William Farney to  W.   S.   Keith  and F, F. Ketchum.  II.   KEMP....  STAGE RUNS AWAY.  ....J.   HOLMES  KEMP & HOLMES,  Republic Stage Makes a  Bold  Race  Down a  Steep Grade.  John    Schroeder,    of    the    Chesaw  1  Townsite  company,   was   in   the  city |  this week after a  short visit to Repub-!  lie.    He  wore  a  decided limp, the re-1  suit of being- a passeng-er in   the stage !  to Republic which ran   away Saturday |  afternoon.    A   fellow   passeng-er   was |  Sip Delzhemier, of Colville,   who  was :  OFFICES,   STORES AND   WINDOWS  ���CLEANED.  Capets Sewn, Laid and Cleaned.  PRIVATE NURSING  FOR GENTLEMAN....  Leave Orders at Henry Sauve's  Stand, Copper street,  ^uuiiiuiauaiuamuiiiiuiiaiiiiuiiuauiiyiaiuiaaiiaiiuaauiiiaaiiiuiuiiuuaaiiiiiiiai^  FOR   TUNNELS,  MINES   AND   QUARRIES  Straight Line Duplex and Compound  OOMRELTE   MINE   EQUIPMENT.  JAMES   COOPER   MANUFACTURING COMPANY,  Limited  MONREAL,  P. Q.  Branch   Office, ROSSLAND, B, G JAMES  D, SWORD, Manager, 6"  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIME  IS A WORLD-FAMED EXPERT.  Edgar B. Rathbone \yho Has Been in Camps  AH Over the World;  Edgar B. Rathbone, a mining engi-  gineer of world-wide reputation, has  arrived in Cascade direct from London,  England, and for a month or two will  make this his .basis of investigations  in the Boundary creek and Christina  lake mineral sections, that being one  one of the special objects of his visit at  , this time.  Mr. Rathbone was for two years mining inspector for the Boer government,  in the Transvaal, being the only  Englishman who was ever entrusted  ' with a position of that importance by  Oom Paul Kruger. During that time  he had bout 50,000 miners who worked  underground, under him. In addition  to this Mr. Rathbone has visited and  examined mines,., in every American  mining state, in South and Central  America, in East, West and South  Africa, and almost every camp in  British Columbia. He was the one who  introduced' Colonel I. N. Peyton to Lord  !������ Duferin and Whittaker, Wright, the  the prdmoters of the British America  Corporation in London, and it was  largely on the strength of Mr. Rath-  bone's report of the great Le Roi mine  that the sale was finally consummated  for $3,000,000.' He is therefore in touch  with the leaders of the greatest money  centers of the world.       -        .___���._  While in and around Cascade it is  Mr. Rathbone's purpose to look over  some of the best properties within a  day's ride of that city. He doer not  give out what will be the result in case  his investigations are satisfactory, but  it is fair to assert that he will not be  slow in interesting the deeded capital.  Mr. Rathbone is already interested  in Cascade, being a director of the  British Columbia Mercantile and Mining Syndicate, limited, of London,  England, the head office and store of  which in this province is located Jin  Cascade. He expresses himself as much  pleased with the result of the concern's  operations thus far, in the year it has  been established, and it is likely that  more capital will be put in at an early  day and both the mercantile and mining features of the concern considerably  extended.  June 28, J. L. Scardorf, of Camp McKinney, paid duty on 54 pounds of tobacco to Mr. Sidley, as customs-officer;  subsequently Mr. Sidley. got information that Scardorf had brought in 210  pounds, and not being able to find the  tobacco brought suit for the value of it.  Mr. Nicholson appeared for the defendant and in an eloquent and able manner endeavored to prove that the defendant had paid the duty or that the  person from whom he bought it had  paid it to Mr. Kruger at Osoyoos.  There were several witnesses examined  and the case lasted till 7 o'clock in the  evening. The court held that the case,  as to the amount of tobacco was not  proven and refused costs to several of  the witnesses, owing to the unsatisfactory and contradictory nature of their  evidence. These were J. P. McCuddy,  S. H. Hayes and J. Loucks.  Immediately after the conclusion of  the case, Mr. Sidley laid a criminal information against Scardorf for importing tobacco without reporting the  same to the custom house. The defendant plead guilty and was fined $50.  Why Advertising Does Not Pay.  East of the Sierras fake advertising  schemes no longer exist. West of the  Sierras the books, souvenirs, programmes, "specials" survive. East of  the Sierras no -one will advertise in  anything but a live journal with a  good circulation among probable buyers. West of the Sierras the smooth  talker is still able to coax advertising  from business men by telling what his  book or transient publication is "going" to be. East of the Sierras men  have learned that money so paid is  thrown away. i. West of the Sierras  men have not yet learned that no transient advertising scheme has any business claim to patronage, as it cannot  give any value for money received.���  Mining and Scientific Press.,  MINERS and : :  PROSPECTORS  should Wear   : :  Ames Holden Co.'s  "Columbia"  " Kootenay ".  " Vancouver "  %\W  All of which are First.class Foot Wear  Furnished Rooms.  |T|Neat, quiet, comfortable and well  furnished rooms at the Swayne House,  Silver Street. Reading room and warm  stall   rooms   on   first    floor.   ��� Priceu  moderate. ,.'���������.  H0TICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that the partnership subsisting between us, the undersigned, as  brokers and general agents in the City of  Greenwood in the Province of British Columbia,  has beeivthis day dissolved by mutual consent.  All debts owing- to the said partnership are to  be paid to Arthur Mowat at the City of Greenwood aforesaid, and all claims against the said  partnership are to be presented to the'' said  Arthur Mowat, by whom the same will be  settled. The business of the firm of Mowat &  Palmer will be hereafter conducted bv Arthur  Mowat. ,   ARTHUR MOWAT  ROBERT H. PALME R  Witness:   P. P., SHARPE.  Dated at Greenwood, B. C, this 21st davof  Julv, A. D. 1899. ���     ,   -  -  Nc  NOTICE.  OTICE is hcreb3- given that the under-  _ signed William C. McDougall will apply  to the Assistant Commissioner of Lands and  Works, for the District of Osoyoos in the  County of Yale, thirty days after publication  of this notice, for a license to prospect for Coal  on the following land; Initial post of Red  Bluff Coal deposit, cousistihgof four hundred  and sixty acres, commencing with the Initial  post, thence North sixty chains, thence West  eighty chains, thence South sixty chains,  thence East eighty chains to point of commencement. W. C. McDOUGALL.  Heteesen Bolts.  According to the B. C. Mining  Journal Hans Helgesen has rebelled.  He gives his views in the following:  "H. Helgeson, M. P. P., who returned to Cariboo this week, and is just  down from Atlin, where he spent the  season, says that Cariboo' miners are  good enough for him yet, and that  while there are good properties that  will pay for working in Atlin, everything is as yet undeveloped and the  country has been unduly boomed as a  gold camp.  "Politically, Mr. jjelg-esen said, in a  conversation with a representative of  the Journal, that the laws passed last  session .. had been in several cases  against his judgment, and that the  mining regulations now in force should  be radically changed. That he was unable last session to get absolutely  necessary appropriations for the roads  in Cariboo, and that many things  should have been done that were not,  to improve Cariboo's condition. It being suggested that had Messrs. Helgesen and Kinchant stood together and  made absolute demands, the government could not possibly have refused  any request of theirs, Mr. Helgesen  agreed, but stated that at that time,  for reasons it was impossible to give  now they did not do so. He is now on  his way to visit his constituency and  will give an account of his stewardship.  Mr. Helgesen authorized the Journal  to say as his unalterable conclusions,  first, that the eight-hour law was unwise legislation and .should not have  been passed, at least at this time, and  that various rulings of the commissioner mines must be changed; second,  that the anti-alien legislation was a  mistake, third, that if the present government does not at the very earliest  date repeal these obnoxious measures  and make new regulations in the mining department, amending the license  act, etc., and give to Cariboo the attention it should but has not received  at its hands, he will withdraw his support and will sit at the coming session  in the opposition. That this statement was made after careful consideration and as an expression of his views  to be given his constituenc3r. The conversation took place in the presence of  several mining men, residents of Cariboo and constituents of Mr. Helgesen,  who, to a man, assured him that his  present views were those of at least the  great majority if not of all of his constituents."  ��� OO  ��� We have paid special attention  to the construction of Pumping  Machinery for duty in mines,  our unsurpassed facilities and  methods have given our Pumps  a Dominion wide reputation.  They are fully guaranteed. Our  designs include all types of the  ordinary Piston Pattern Mining  Pump, Solid Cylinder single and  Duplex Patterns, outside packed  Duplex Plunger Patterns with  Pot valves, also Vertical Sinking Pumps, both piston and outside packed double Plunger patterns. Mine superintendents  and those interested in Machinery would consult their interests  by sending for catalogue and  quotations before installing their  plants.  Mineral Act, 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  LEVELLAH Mineral Claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District. Where located: In Greenwood  camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Issac H. Hallett as  agent for the British Canadian Gold  Fields, Exploration, Development and Investment coiupaii3-, Limited, (Foreign), Free  Miner's Certificate No. 2019a, intend, sixty  days from the date hereof; to apply to the Min-  ieg 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.  Dated this 30th day of June, 1899.  I. H. HALLETT.  nun  W. J. Snodgrass & Sons, Prop's.  Leaves Penticton at 7 a.m. oil Tuesdays, Thurs-  daj-s, and Saturdays for Camp McKinney,  Rock Creek, Midway, Anaconda, Greenwood,  Carson and Grand Forxs.  Returning leaves Grand Forks at 7 a.m. each  and every day except Sunday for Greenwood  and leaves Greenwood for Penticton on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 1 p.m.  Carries the Mails, Passengers and Express.  4SS", Will sell through Tickets to Vancouver,  Victoria, Seattle or Portland.  MINERAL ACT, 1896.  Certificate  of   Improvements.  ���NOTICE.'  RED. ROCK mineral claim, situate iu the  Kettle River Mining.division of Yale District. Where located: Iu Greenwood camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for George R. Nadeu, free miner's  certificate No. 14357 A, J. C. Haas, free miner's  certificate No. 18340 A, and the British America  Development Company, limited, (foreign), free  miner's certificate No. 41458 A, intend, sixty  days from the date dercof, to apply to the  milling 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 17th day of June, 1899.     .       24-0  ISAAC H. HALLETT.'  MINERAE ACT, 1896. -\  Certificate  of , Improuements.  NOTICE.  GREY EAGLE mineral claim, situate in the  Settle River.Mining division of Yale district. Where located : Iii Greenwood camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Joint F. Hemenway,  as agent for Jay P. Graves, free miner's  certificate No. 14296 A, and John Stevens, free  miner's certificate No, 18254 A, 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  graut 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 12th day of June, 1899. 2U>  MINERAL ACT, 1896.  Certificate  of   Improvements.  '    '    i NOTICE.  COPPER FARM Mineral claim situate in the  .    Similkameen   Mining   Division    of*   Yale  District.     Where  located:      On     Copper  Mountain adjoining the Vancouver mineral  claim on the West.  TAKE NOTICE that I, F. W. Groves, acting as agent for Charles Saunders,  free miner's ccrtificateNo. 19071A, intend, sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to the  raining 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 6th day of July, 1899.  f. w. GKOVKS.  LIMITED.  TORONTO,  / V   ���  ONT.  Sminreled Tobacco.  On Saturday last, August 19, a smuggling case was tried before C. A. R.  L/ambly, Esq., G. M.    It seems that on  ' Gunliffe & Ablett,  AGENTS AT ROSSLAND.  A\ackay & Walken.  AGENTS AT VANCOUVER.  Fairview Drug And Book Store,  $ JOHN LOVE & CO. &  Druggists and Stationers  * # *  FAIRVIEW and CAMP McKINNEY.  *    *    ��  A   full   line   of    Drugs,    Stationery,  Druggists Sundries.  Prescriptions   Carefully Compounded.  MINERAL   ACT,   1896.  Certificate   of   Improvements  NOTICE.  TIMER FRACTION mineral claim,situate in  Kettle River' Mining Division of Yale  District. Where located : In Greenwood  camp immediately west of.and adjoining  the New York mineral claim, -Crown  Granted.  TAKE NOTICE that 1 Prescott Campbell  McArthur, Free Miner's certificate No.  19237a, intend, sixty days from the date thereof,  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 improvement.  Dated this 13th day of July, 1899.  MINERAE ACT, 1896.  CERTIFICATE    OF    IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  PIONEER and REVENUE Mineral Claims,  situate in the Kettle River mining division  of Yale district. .Where located : In Dead-  wood Camp,  y.  mile west of the Morrison  mineral claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, John Howard Macfarlane, free miner's certificate No. 19,622a,  intend, sixty davs from the date hereof, to  apply "to themining recorder for a certificate of  improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a  crown grant of the above claim.  And Vurther take notice that action ;under  Section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated the 9th day of June, 1899.  MINERAE   ACT,   1896.  Certificate of improvements.  ��� ,  '       NOTICE.  HERBERT SPENCER Mineral Claim, situate  in the Kettle River Mining Division of  Yale District. Where located���in Deadwood  camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Fred K. McMann,  Free Miners Certificate No. 18414A, intend, sixty days from the date hereof to j apply  to the mining recorder for a certificate of improvements for the purpose of obtaining a  crown grant to the above claim  And further take notice that action, under  sectton 37, must be commenced  before the issuance of such certificate of improvements  .Dated this 13th day of June, 1899  Mineral Act. 1886.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  FALCON Mineral Claim, situate in the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale District.  Where located : In Atwood camp lying  south easterly of and adjoining the Rob  Roy mineral claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Mary Garland, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 19632a, "intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of lImprovements, 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 6th day of July, 1889.  I. H. HALLETT.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given, pursuant to the  Statnte, that I am "applying to the chief  commissioner of Lands and Works to purchase  320 acres of mountain laud, situated as follows  viz: Commencing at a post at the northwest  corner stake of Btichans ranch, Keremeos  valley, thence west 40 chains, thence south 80  chains, thence east 40 chains to the southwest  corner ofBuchans ranch, thence north 80chains  along the western boundary line of Buchaus  ranch, to the p". nt of commencement.  C. S. MORRIS,  Columbia, July 5th, 1899. Applicant  STRAYED.  From Phoenix, B. C, about 4th August, two  saddle horses, one a bay, branded �� on right  shoulder, and the other a sorrel, branded f on  right shoulder. A suitable reward will be paid  to any person leaving information at the  Pioneer hotel, Greenwood, that- will lead ty  their recovery. J. A. MUNSON.  Mineral Act. 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  GARFIELD Mineral -Claim, siiuate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale  District. Where located : In Greenwood  Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Geo. W. Rumberger,  Free Miner's Certificate No. 116450, as  agent for myself and Richard T. Daniels, Free  Miner's Certificate-No, B15075, Thomas Stack,  Free Miner's Certificate No. 33678a and Christ-  ephcr McDonald, Free Miner's Certificate No.  12524a, 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 Graut to 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 July, 1899.  G. W. RUMBERGER.  MINERAL ACT, 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF 1  PROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  FLORENCE Fractional Mineral Claim situate  iu the Kettle River mining division of Yale  district.     Where  located :     In   Deadwood  Camp.   '  TAKE NOTICE that I, John Howard .Macfarlane, free Miner's certificate No. 19,-  622a, intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to  apply to the mining recorderfor a certificate of  improvements, for the purpore of obtaining a  crown grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action under  Section 37 murt be commenced before the issuance oj such certificate of improvements.  Dated the 23rd day of June, 1899.  Mineral Act 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  ETHIOPIA Mineral Claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale district. . Where located : In Long Lake  Cam]}. .  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H: Hallett, as  agent for the British Canadian Gold  Fields Exploration, Development and Investment Company, Limited, (Foreign), Free  Miner's Certificate No. 2619a, 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  Grant of the above claim. ,  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commented before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 13th day of June, 1899.    \  I. H. HALLETT.  Mineral Act, 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  YUCON Mineral Claim, situate iu the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale District.  Where located :    Iu Long Lake camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Nichols Garland, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 19661a, 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 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 13th dav of Julv, 1899.  I. H. HALLETT.  License Authorizing an Extra-Provinicial  Company to Carry on Business.  "COMPANIES' ACT, 1897."  In The Matter of The Kootenay Development Company, Limited.   :o:���   NOTICE is hereby given that the creditors  of the above named company are required on or before the 30th day of September, 1899,  to send their names and addresses and particulars of their debts or claims and the names  and addresses of their solicitors (if anv) to  Arthur Thomas Kennedy of 22 Fencliurch  Street in the city of Loudon the Liquidator of  the said company and if so required bv notice iu  writing from the said Liquidator are by. their  Solicitors to come in and prove their said debts  or claims at such time and place as shall be  specified in such notice or iu default thereof  they will be excluded from any benefit of any  distribution made before such debts are proved.  EARNEST H. SAUNDERS.  63 and 64 New Bond Street,  Loudon, E. c. (England.)  Solicitor for the said Liquidator.  Dated this 24th day of July, 1899.'  MINERAL   ACT,    1896.  Certificate   of   Improvements.  NOTICE.  WREN   mineral claim situate  in, the  Kettle  River  Mining  division    of Yale  district.  Where located :   In Wellington camp.  TAKE notice that I, Robert Denzler,  Free Miner's Certcficate No. 19074A intend, sixtj- days from the date 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 4th day of August, 1899.  ACT,     1896.  Improvements.  MINERAL  Certificate   of  NOTICE.  HELEN H. GARDNER mineral claim, situate  in the Similkameen Mining Division of  Yale District. Where located : On Copper  Mountain, adjoining the Sunset mineral  claim on the South.  TAKE NOTICE that I, F. W. Groves acting  as agent for Jessey F. Miller, Free  Miner's certificate No. 14359A and R.Stevenson  Free Miners certificate No. S8596, 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  grant to 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 6th day of July, 1899.  J\  \V.  GKOVES!  Canada I  Pkovinck ok British Columbia, j"  No.156. ��� "'',.)!  THIS IS TO CERTIFY that the "Jewel  Gold Mines, Limited," is authorized and  licensed to carry on business within the Province of British Columbia, and to carrj- Out or  effect all or any of the objects hereinafter set  forth to which the legislative authority of the  Legislature of British Columbia extends.  The head office of the Company is situate at  lS.Philpot Lane, London, England.  The amount of the capital of the Company, is  ��80,000, divided into 80,000 shares of ��1 each.  The head office of this Company in this Pro-'  vince is situate in Rossland, and Gilbert Mahon,  agent  for the    Company, whose   address   is  Rossland aforesaid, is   the   attorney   for the  Company. ''  The objects for which the Company has been  established are:���  (1.) To purchase, take on lease, or otherwise  acquire any mines, mining rights and metalliferous land in British Columbia or elsewhere,  and any interest therein, or to acquire any  options to purchase the same or any interest  therein, and to explore, work, exercise", develop,'  and turn to account the same, and in connection  therewith to enter into and carry into effect,  with or without modification, the agreement referred to in clause 3 of the Articles of Association of this Company: ,  (2.) To search for, prospect, examine and explore mines and ground supposed to contain  minerals or precious stones and to obtain information Iii regard to the same:  (3.) To search for, crush, win, get, quarry,  calcine, reduce, amalgamate, dress, refine,  manipulate and prepare for market, auriferous  quartz and ore, and other mineral substances  (whether auriferous or not) and precious stones,  and generally to carry on any metallurgical  operations which;may seem conducive to any  of the Company's objects, and to buy, sell and  deal in bullion, specie, coin and precious metals: '  (4.) To buy, sell, manufacture and deal iu  plant, machinery, implements, conveniences,  provisions, articles and things capable of being  used in connection with metallurgical operations or required by workmen and others employed by the Company:  (5".) To carry on all kinds of promotion business, and in particular form, constitute and  promote companies, syndicates or associations  with objebts similar or akin to the objects or  some of the objects of the Company, and to  take or otherwise acquire, hold, deal iu, traffic  with or underwrite any shares in the capital or  any debentures, debenture stock or other interests of or in such companies, syndicates or associations:  (6.) To carry on business as financiers and  concessionaries, and as underwrite��� of shares  and securities of companies: ;  (7.) Generally to undertake and carry out all  such business and operations (except the issuing of policies of assurance upon human life)  as may be legally undertaken by an individual  capitalist:  (8.) To purchase or otherwise acquire and  undertake all or any part of the business property and liabilities of any person or company  carrying on any business which this Company  is authorized to carry on or possessed of property suitable for the purposes of the Company:  (9.) To construct, carry out,.maintain, improve, manage, work, control and superintend  any roads, ways, tramways, branches or sidings, bridges, reservoirs. canals, docks,  wharves, water-course, hydraulic works, gas,  works, electric works, factories, warehouses  and other works and conveniences, which may  seem directly or indirectly conducive to any of  the Company's objects, and to contribute to,  subsidize or otherwise assist or take part iu any  such operations:        ���'������  (10.) Tq enter into any agreement with any  Government or authorities, supreme, municipal,  local or otherwise, and to obtain from any such  government or authorityall rights, concessions  and privileges that may seem conducive to the  Company's objects or any of them:  (11.)' To enter into partnership, or into any  arrangement for sharing profits, union of interests, joint adventure, reciprocal concessions  or co-operation with any person or company  carrying on, orengaged m? or about to carry  on or engage in, any business or transaction  which this Company is authorized to carry on  or engage in, or any business or transaction  capable of being conducted so as directly or indirectly to benefit this Company, and to take  or otherwise acquire and hold shares or stock  in or securities of, and to subsidize or otherwise assist any such company, and to sell, hold,  re-issue with or without guarantee or otherwise  deal with such shares or securities:  (12.) Generally to purchase, take on lease, or  in exchange, hire or otherwise acquire any real  or personal property, and any rights or privileges which the Company may think necessary  or convenient with reference to any.of these  objects, or capable of being profitably dealt  with in connection with any of the Company's  property or rights for the time being, and iu  particular, any land, buildings, easements,  licenses, patents, ships, barges, rolling' stock,  and stock-in-trade:  (13.) To sell the undertaking of the Company, or any part thereof, for such consideration as the Company may think fit, and in particular for shares, debentures, or securities of  any other company having objects altogether  or in part similar to those of this Company:  (14.)   To invest and deal with the moneys of  the Company not immediately  required, upon ,  such securities, and in such  manner as may  from time to time be determined:  (15.) To lend money to such persons and on  such terms as may seem expedient, and in particular to customers of and persons having  dealings with the Company, and .to guarantee  the performance of contracts by members of,  or persons having dealings with the Company:  (16.) To raise or borrow or secure the payment of money in such manner and on such  terms as may seem expedient, and particular  by the issue of debentures or debeuture stock,  whether perpetual or otherwise, and charged or  not charged upon the whole or any part of the  property of the Company, both present ond  future, including its uncalled capital:  (17.) To draw, accept, indorse, discount,  execute and issue bills of exchange, promissory  notes, debentures, bills of lading, and other  negotiable or transferable instruments or  securities:  (18.) To remunerate any parties for services  rendered, or to be rendered, in placing or assisting to place any shares in the Company's  capital, or any debentures, debenture stock,"or  other securities of the Company, or iu or about  the formation or promotion of the Company or  the conduct of its business:  (19.) To do all or any of the above things iu  any part of the world, and either as principals,  agents, trustees, contractors, or otherwise, and  either alone or iu conjunction with others, and  cither by or through agents, sub contractors,  trusteesor otherwise:  [20.) To distribute any of the assets of the  Company in specie among the members, or any  class of 'members, or any individual members  of the Company;  (21.) To procure the CompaiiV'to be registered  or recognized in British Columbia or elsewhere  abroad:  f [22.] To sell, improve, manage, develop exchange, enfranchise, lease, mortgage, dispose  of, turn to account, or otherwise deal with all  or an}- part of the property and rights of the  Company:  [23.J To do all such other things as are in-  cidental or conducive to the attainment of the  above objects, and so that the word '���Company." "Syndicate," or "Association," in this  clause shall be deemed to include any partnership or other body of persons, whether incorporated or not incorporated, and whether domiciled iu the United Kingdom or elsewhere, and  the intention is that the objects specified iu  each paragraph of this clause, shall, unless  otherwise expressed in such paragraph, be in  nowise limited or restricted by reference to or  inference front the terms of any other paragraph or the name of the Company.  Given under my   hand and seal of office at  Victoria,  Province of British   Columbia, this  1st dav of August, one thousand eight hundred  and ninety-nine. S. Y. WOOTTON,  [l.s.]       Registrar of Joint Stock Companies.  NOTICE  NOTICE is hereby given that I intend to  apply to the board of license commissioners of  the City of Greenwood at their first meeting  after the expiration of thirty days, for a license  to sell liquor by retail on the premises known  as the Log Cabin Hotel, situate on Go%-ernment  street, near the city limits.     J. J. MILLER.  Greenwood, July 22,1899, '''-''^t..  ��� in&  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  Mr, Paul Johnson, M, E,, Takes the People Into His Confidence  at the Big Banqnet Given in His Honor on  Saturday Evening.  HE ELOQUENTLY TELLS THE PEGULlflR riDTIHTHES" GREEimOD ENJOYS  Asa Mining and Smelting Genter/^The Butte of British Gv  lumbia^Enthusiastic  Speeches   Delivered   by   Other ��  Guests^/An Event that Marks a New Era  in Greenwood"s  Progress,  Paul Johnson, M. E., has spoken.  At the board of trade banquet on  Saturday night he took the fifty business men present into his confidence  arid told them facts about the city in  which they lived that they did not  ��������� realize before. He told them that  they were residents of a city that is  the greatest mining center on the continent and that Greenwood will rapidly  develop into a greater Butte. He told  them that this was the most advantageous point and that the smelter will  be built here.  The banquet was in- every way a  success. Seats were prepared for fifty  guests and every seat was filled. The  Pioneer mauagement,in whose hotel the  banquet was served, did itself credit in  providing palatable edibles and in the  service. The other speakers were  happy in their remarks and everyone  was unanimous in their opinion that  the banquet was a great success. .  Scott Galloway, president of the  board of trade, occupied the seat at the  head of the table, at his right was Paul  Johnson, M. E., and to his left Frederic'  Keffer, M. E., the guests of the evening. F: J. Finucane, manager of the  Bank of Montreal,Mayor Hardy and D.  A. Cameron, vice president of the  board of trade, occupied seats at-the  head of the table.  ' The following were among those  who were present: T. M. Gulley, A.  T. Kendrick, W. M. Law, Dr. Oppen-  heimer, G. Arthur Rendell, A. Ferguson, E. A. Bielenburg, Harry Howson,  Aid. Cameron, I. H. Hallett, Julius  Ehrlich, Blake Wilson, James Kerr,  Dr. Schon, J. H. Macfarlane, J. W.  Smith, J. J. Caulfield, Robert Wood,  W. A. Campbell, Jno. McGregor, D. R.  McElmon.Geo. B. Eeyson,A. Branson,  Dr. Matnison, J. F. White, Geo. Cross,  R. E. Gosnell, Geo. F. Miller, M. E;  Miller, Duncan Ross. D. F. Mcintosh,  A. H. Sperry, M. Tebo, R. B. Kerr,  Thos.. Miller, Geo. R. Naden, W. O.  Robbins, A. Woolrich, D. Thomas.  The menu was as follows:  Consomme.  Baked Salmon, Tartar Sauce.  Olives. Celery.  Shrimp Salad, Mayonaise.  Lamb Chops Breaded, French Peas.  Saute of Chickeni Mushroom Sauce.  Sliced Tomatoes. Asparag-ns.  Prime Ribs of Beef, Au Jus,  Brown Potatoes.  Pineapple Ice Cream. Assorted cake.  Fruit, Nuts' Rasins.  Rochefort cheese.  coffee. Tea.  President Galloway proposed- the  toast to the "Queen," and it was enthusiastically responded to. He also  proposed "The President of the United  States," Mr. Law replying in an eloquent speech: M. E. Miller also responded iu a brief but eloquent address.  Vice President Cameron proposed  the toast, "Canada, Our Own Country."  In glowing terms he pictured the rapid  development of the country and stated  that the greatest province of them all  was B. C. He did not believe in a  narrow selfish policy. He believed in  welcoming such men as Paul Johnson  and Frederic Keffer to develop the  wealth of this great province. (Ap-  plaus.) He coupled with the toast the  names of W. A. Campbell and M.  Tebo.  Mr. Campbell agreed with Mr.  Cameron that the grandest province of  all was B. C. It attracted men of  brains from all parts of the earth. It  attracted men aven from Mexico. He  had known Paul Johnson for four  years and he was a gentlemen that led  in the smelting world. His advice was  also sought after and always accepted.  The only fault the speaker had to find  with Paul Johnson was that his better-  half was in Sweden. (Laughter.) Mr.  Campbell referred to the smelter and  closed with an eloquent peroration on  this great country of ours.  Mr. Tebo also replied in a short and  witty speech,    A.  Furguson followed  in a song, the guests joining in an energetic chorus.  R. B. Kerr proposed the "City of  Greenwood." He eloquently described  the big properties that encircle the city,  referring particularly to the Mother  Lode with its 186 feet ore. The Le  Roi, which made Rossland, is satisfied  with 9 or 10 feet, bufc-'the Mother Lode  has 186. (Applause.) A great deal  had been heard about South Africa,  but an engineer who recently arrived  from' there stated that the Mother Lode  was worth all the mines of South  Africa. Mr. Kerr referred to the  smelting possibilities and congratulated the city upon having Mr. Johnson here to make the best of the  mineral resources- He referred to Mr.  Wood as the "Grand Old Man" of  Greenwood and coupled his name with  the host.,,.--..'''  Mr. Wood was warmly applauded  upon rising to, respond. , He referred to  the rapid development made by the  city, the^particular advantages which  she enjoys and welcomed the guest of  the evening to the city.  John McGregor also  spoke  briefly.  E.  A.  Bielenberg. delighted  the audience with one of, his inimitable songs.  F. J. Finucane then rose  to  propose  the   toast,   "Our   Guests."      He   con-  gratulatedthe city upon the presence of  his   friend,   Paul   Johnson.    He   had  known Mr. Johnson   for five years and  he could not speak too  highly  of him.  When   his   hearers ' knew  himlouger  the3' could appreciate him better than  he (the speaker) could tell  them.   Mr.  Johnson stood at the  head  of his pro-  profession.    He was the  biggest man  in the business (laughter), big in body,  big   in   intellect,  big  in haart.    (Applause.)  Paul Johnson easily led in the  smelting world.   The trusted expert of  the  Guggenheimrs ahd   other   financiers,  Greenwood  was to be congratulated���that the citizen of the world, the  "cosmopolite" was to become a citizen  of Greenwood,   to become interested in  her   future.     (Great   applause.)     Mr.  Finucane   then   read   Mr.   Johnson's  record   which   was   published   in  the  Times last week.    Continuing, he said  that Mr. Johnson's coming was of the  utmost importance.    Mr. Johnson was  going to tell them that the smelter was  going to be built in Greenwood. (Great  cheers.)   This   would   insure a   great  city   and. insure   the  success   of   the  mines.-   It meant a great industry and  he  understood the company   intended  to   treat all the ores offered.    Greenwood was to be congratulated upon the  presence of such able  men.    He referred  to  the success of Mr. Keffer and  other mining men  present,   but Paul  Johnson   was  a  Saul   among the prophets.    (Applause.)  MR. PAUI, JOHNSON.  Mr. Johson's reception when he rose  to respond was a most enthusiastic  one. Mr. Finucane's remarks regarding the establishment of a smelter had  aroused the audience and they made  the rafters ring in their welcome. Mr.  Johnson's very presence breaths encouragement. As he once described  the gentleman who introduced him, he  is hitnslf a "genial, jolly, jovial gentleman." Besides being a builder of  smelters, he possesses the additional  merit of being an excellent after dinner speaker. Sufficient accent has  clung to him to make his words sound  pleasant and he has the happy faculty  of saying the right thing at the right  time.  He thanked his audience for the kind  way in which they had welcomed him  to their city. He thanked his friend,  Mr. Finucane, for his very flattering  words.  "I knew Mr. Finucane some five  years ago," said he, "I was then in  Nelson. I was offered a big salary to  go to Mexico and I went. I was then  tendered a banquet similar to this one  and   I   told  my  friends  there  that  11  would come back to  British   Columbia  again,   because  it  was   the country   I  liked and I liked its people!    I kept my  promise and I was delighted to find my  friend, Mr. Finucane, was here to welcome me.   (Applause.) I have travelled  a good,deal, both   north and south,' but  I like the north better.    I was ,born  in  the north.    It is my country.    There is  a big difference between  the people  of  the north and south.     History tells me  that   if  we  want   men   of energy,   of  push and enterprise we can find  them  only in the north.    They are the choice  of my heart.     I also like the people of  the west.   Civilization  goes from east  to   west. , The  people of  the east are  slower than you are.    They are happy  and contented, no doubt, but you have  the go  and  push.    I like British Columbia,  so I am  here.    I had a great  many mountains to come over, that is  all right too. Mountains don't frighten  me because   they   are   needed in my  business.   Let  me   tell   you that big  mines   are   found   in  big mountains.  (Applause.)   I have seen a whole lot of  mines in my  time;���big mines���andi  don't talk bosh or nonsense when I tell  you,  that you   have got them   right  heie.    (Great cheers.)   I haven't seen  all  the   camps.     I'll   do   that   pretty  quickly.    But   I   have, kept  my   eyes  open since coming here.     I have' kept  niy wits about me.    From, what I have  seen, from what your mining men tell  me,  who  have been here a long time,  I must say that you  have large veins  and   large deposits of ore.    You have  big things and lots of them.  A mining  man cannot afford to flatter or exaggerate,   and   as  a mining man, I tell you  that  the  biggest  mines on this continent will be right around Greenwood.  (Great  cheers.)   I came  to Boundary  Creek to build a smelter.    There is the  Mother Lode and -there are other leads.  (Laughter.)    They  may not all be 186  feet  wide, but they are big���very big  and that means large quantities of ore  to be smelted  at low prices.    That is  going to  be our policy: to treat large  quantities of ore at  a lower price than  any body else.    (Applause,)  "I have seen a good deal since coming here " and I want to tell you this,  gentlemen, that the natural center for  this great mining district is Greenwood. We are going to build the  smelter as near the center as possible.  (Great cheers.) We are going to build  here, (Tremendous applause,) It is  the best place (renewed cheering); all  ores will naturally gravitate here.  (Cheers.) It takes money to put on  steam, but nothing to put on brakes.  (Laughter and applause.) We are going to build the smelter here in Greenwood, just between Greenwood and  Anaconda. Smelting can be done here  as cheaply as any place in Canada.  We want your hearty support in the  matter. We want all the ore you can  bring us and we will treat you square.  (Greet cheers.)  Mr. Mcintosh:- "We'llsend you ores  as long as you will smelt them."  Mr. Johnson: "And we'll smelt  them as long as you send them and as  much as you can send, and I will go  further and say, we will give you  cheaper rates than the other fellow.  (Cheers.)     ,  "Permit me to congratulate you gentlemen, upon your great advantages,"  continued Mr. Johnson amid the  ���greatest enthusiasm. "You have here  a place that will beat Butte. Other  places sound well.- Grand Forks is all  right, but it is poor policy to haul ore  up hill and down again. Greenwood is  the center; it has ore all around. You  can come, every manager can come  down to the smelter and see that he is  treated fairly.    (Applause.)  "I have told you that you will have a  smelter. That is true. It will be between Greenwood and Anaconda and  it will be running next summer. Work  your mines gentlemen. We will take  all the ores you can send us. We will  keep building as our business increases.  We will do your work cheaply and we  will treat you square."  It would be difficult to describe the  enthusiasm which was created by Mr.  Johnson's speech. He was cheered  again and again and when he concluded the audience sang, "He's a Jolly  Good Fellow," as it never had been  sung before.  MR. KEFFER.  Mr. Keffer agreed with the remarks  of the guest of the evening. He believed the smelter should be located at  a central point to the mines. Greenwood was certainly destined to become a large mining center. He felt  sure that Mr. Johnson's statements  were within the mark and if nothing  went wrong the smelter would be built  in a short time.  J.  H.   MACFARLANE.  Mr. Macfarlane, manager of the  Montreal-Boundary Creek company,  listened with a great deal of pleasure to  the speeches. One speaker had jumped  from theMotherLode to theOldlronsides  but he represented a property between I  the two which warranted the company  whom lie had the honor to represent in  installing the largest plant , ever  brought into the district. (Loud applause.) Mr. Macfarlane made a strong  and interesting speech and was followed by '  DUNCAN   M'lNTOSII.  President of the Winnipeg Mining  company. Mr. Mcintosh humorousU'  referred to the old timers like Mr.  Wood, Mayor Hardy, James "Kerr and  G. Arthur Rendell, and spoke about  the development of the mines from the  time they were mere prospects until  today. He paid a compliment to the  companies operating in the district.  Mr. Thos. Miller in a neat speech  proposed our municipal institutions  and Mayor Hardy replied. He felt  proud to be mayor of Greenwood that  night. He was sure that Greenwood  was going to be a lage city.  Duncan Ross proposed "Our Mines,"  and coupled the names of Mr. Keffer,  Mr. Macfarlane, Mr. Mcintosh, Mr.  James Kerr, and A. Ferguson of the  King Fungus Mining company, all  of whom responded briefly.  Mayor Hardy was again heard in a  neat speech in proposing "Our Banking and Commercial Institutions."  The bank managers and Messrs.. Rendell, Sperry and Kendrick replied in  well chosen speeches, but lack of space  prevents the publication of remarks in  detail. -,.'���' .���''���'���:  J. W. Smith proposed "The Learned  Professions," .and Police Magistrate  Hallett responded.  Toasts to "The Press," "The Ladies"  and "Auld Lang Syne," brought the  banquet to a close.  ...���MONEY SAVED -  Is Money Made.  YOU can  save money  by buying your, , , ,  ..GROCERIES.  -AT-  ���-COPPER STREET  GREENWOOD,  B.    O.  ant of Montreal  Capital,  Rest   all paid up.  S12.000.OO0.  $6,000,000.  j^Jns't Opened  PHOENIX  A. P. McKenzie & Co.  President:  Lokd Stkatiicona and Mount Royal.  Vice-President:  '' Hon. Geokge A. Dkummond.  General Manag-er......... E. S. Clouston.  }1i     ��V5     jVS  Branches in London (England),  New York, Chicago,  And in the principal cities in Canada.  i '-Of6-    &���    & ���  Buy 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.   FINUCANE, Manaeer  THE    CANADIAN  Head Office \J TORONTO.  Established 1867.  Paid-up Capital ��� ��� $6,000,000,  [Six Million Dollars.]  Rest $1,000,000.  m  $  m  m  Dining Rooms will be open- ��|[/J  ed on Sunday, August 13th.  MEALS AT ALL HOURS.  Log Cabin Hotel Near Brewery.  CORYELL'S MAP, Price $1.25.  Kerby's Map of Wellington Camp, $1.00  A fine line of  Pipes,   Cigars,p  Tobacco  and Pouches  Jnst Received.  PRESIDENT.  HON.   GEO.   A.   COX.  B. E. WAI.KES,  General Mauajrer.  J.   H. rtDMMER,  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.  J. A. MSWORTH,  Druggist' ' > Midway.  12 WORK MULES  9 PACK MULES  If desired tlie Vendors can fiirnisli aparejoes,  and pack saddles, and harness for the above.  These animals are in first class condition, and  are all well broken. Offers to be made to the  Waverley Mine, Limited, Albert canyon. The  aniuials'are pasturing in tile neighbourhood o  Ka in loops.  Accouutsof Corporations, Merchants,  'and Individuals received on favorable  terms.  Drafts, Commercial Credits,  Travel  lers' 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.   CAAvERON.  Manag-er.  THE   BANK   OF  Camp McKinney Hotel,  HUGH CAMERON, Proprietor.  Best Brands of Wines, Liquors and Cigars.  Goon   Staih-ing.  MINERAL,  ACT,   18%.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE:.  CITY VIEW Mineral Claim, situated in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Vale District.  Where Located : In Skylark cam'l.  TAKE NOTICE that I. E. A. Bielenberg,  free miner's certificate No. 2S.H67 A,intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply u> the  Min'intf Recorder for a cerlilicate of improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  jrraut of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section" 37, must be commenced before the issuance of sueh certificate of improvements.  Dated this 12lh dav of August, lSW,        26-7  Established iu 1836.  'Incorporated by Royal Charter.  Paid-up Capital $4,866,666  Reserve  Fund $1,460,000  Loudon Oflice:  3 Clement's  Lare, Lombard Street, E. C.  ���$���  Coukt ok Dim:cTOKS:a  J. H.  Brodie, John   James  Carter.  Gaspai'd  Farrer, Richard H. Glvn, Heurv  I. R. Farrer,  Ed. Arthur Iloare, H.J'. B. Kendall. J.J. Kintrs-  ford, Fred Lubbock, Georjfe I). Whatman.  Secretary, A. G. Wallis.  Pead oflice iu Canada: St. James St., Montreal  H. Stikemau, ireneral manager.  J. Elmsley, inspector.  .    ���>Vfc���  Bkanchks in Canada:  Loudon,     Brautford,     Hamilton,    Toronto,  Moutreal. Ottawa, Kingston, Quebec, St. J"ohu,  N. B., Brandon,  Winnipeg, FredericKin, X. B..  Halifax. Victoria, Vancouver, Rnsslaml, Kaslo.  Trail, Ashcroft. Dawson City, Klondike, X. W.  V., Greenwood. Atlin and Bennett, B. C.  Ar.i-:nts in tin-: Unitbii Statks:  Spokane���Traders'  National   Bank  and   Old  National   Bank.     New  York���-(52   Wall  street;  \V. Lawson   and   J.   C.   Welsh,   agents.      San  Francisco���il24    Sausoiue    street:   II.   J.    Mc-  Michae! and 1. R. Ambrose agents.  London Uankkks:  The Bank of England and Messrs. Glyn & Co.  Fohkk-.n Ac'.knts:  Liverpool ���Hank of Liverjioot. Australia���  Union Bank of Australia. New Zealand���Union  Baud of ^ Australia, Bank of New Zealand.  India. China and Japan���Chartered Mercantile  Bank' of India. Loudon and China. Atrra Bank.  West Indies���Colonial Bank. I'aris-Marcuard.  Krauss ,�� Co.    Lyons���Credit Lyonnais.  F. T. SHORT, Manager,  Greenwood,  B.   C. THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES,  THE LELAND HOTEL.  J, W, Powell's New Hotel That is Now  Nearing Completion,  A  Beautiful Structure,  Jas. Powell's new hotel is nearing completion.' When built it will be the  most substantial and most comfortable hotel in the Boundary Creek district.  The Leland has been built for the comfort of the g-uests and not for show.    The  stone basement is fitted with a laundry, wine room, store room, and heating- fur  naces. There are fifty bedrooms with improve baths. The dining room is 35x40  feet. There is a spacious billard room,; a bar room, a sample room with cozy  clubrooms and a number of private offices. There is a broad piazza encircling  the building. The hotel is situated convenient to the business portion of the  city and yet sufficiently removed to be away from the noise and bustle. A first  class hotel man will be placed in charge.     < .  GREENWOOD   AND   DISTRICT.  Frank Fletcher, C. P. E. land agent  at Nelson, was in the city for several  days this week. ���:.���.-..  W. O. Wright, of London, Eng., arrived in the city on Thursday to spend  some time here.  Work has been started on the  Fletcher block at the corner of Dead-  wood and Copper streets. ' -  J. D. Sword,-of Rossland, agent for  the James Cooper Manufacturing company, was in the district this week.  James Kerr, who was recently appointed a justice; of the peace, was  sworn in by Police Magistrate Hallett  this week.  R. C. Campbell-Johnson, the well-  known Nelson mining engineer, was in  the city on Wednesday in connection  with a mining deal in the Slocan.  The school building on Long Lake  street has;been renovated and repaired.  It will be. occupied by Mrs. Foreman  and Mrs.. Nicholls, who will be glad to  receive a few priuate boarders, and  roomers.  The . south Kootenay board of trade  has issued a neat illustrated pamphlet,  descriptiveot the beauties and, advantages of Nelson. It is accompanied by  an excellent map of Kootenay and  Boundary Creek districts.  Madden & Dalias have decided to  rebuild on Copper street. Work will  be started immediately. It is not yet  definitely known whether the Windsor  will be rebuilt as word has not yet  been received from F. S. Barnard, the  owner of the building.  The big railway contractors are moving to the Rainy river district where a  line of railway is being built. On  Wednesday Jim McDonell, of McDonnell Bros., left Greenwood for Nelson,  B. C. He will proceed from there  direct to the Rainy river district, taking his plant and most of his men with  him. Other contractors who operated  on the C. & W. proceeded him. |  D. W. Morgan and Max Karter arrived in the city this week and are now  renovating the Imperial hotel. Mr.  Karter who is accompanied by his  bride, received the hearty congratulations of his many friends in the city.  Grahame & Parry have fully decirled  to erect a large three-story hotel at the  corner of Deadwood and Copper streets.  The plans have been prepared by J. M.  Ratterbury, the well known architect  of Victoria. They outline a really  handsome structure.  Grand Forks has made a compromise  with the officials of the C. P. R. When  the company attempted to grade  through the city, the city authorities  ordered that obstructions be placed  across the track. Messrs. Drinkwater  and Tye came and had a conference  with the city council and Townsite  company. It was finally decided that  . the station should remain as located,  one and three-quarters miles from the  Yale hotel, but that it would be called  Grand Forks.  Messrs. Thomas and Greiger have  purchased the wholesale liquor business of Rendell & Co. The stock has  been removed to one of the stores in  the handsome block recently built by  Robert Wood, at the corner of Dead-  wood and Government streets. The  business has been merged into a joint  stock company. Mr. Grieger will manage the Greenwood business while Mr.  Thomas will remain at Rossland. R.  L. Evans has been engaged by the  firm in connection with the Greenwood  business.  G. R. Naden will leave  on  Monday  for Keremeos and Kruger mountain.  Have you looked at your subscription label?  It will tell you whether you are In arrears  or not.  R. J. Mullen,an experienced teacher,  will start a private school in Rendell's  hall on Monday.  W. G. Gaunce, of the firm of Gaunce  & Wickwire, returned last week from a  trip to the coast cities.  Randolph Stuart thas purchased W.  G. McMynn's interest in the Calumet  and Hecla group, and has now control  of the property.  W. Martin, of Martin Bros., Rossland, was in the city this week, coming in by the way of Eholt. He was  astonished at the remarkable growth of  the city since his visit here last  January.  The Greenwood fire brigade will give  a ball in the new George block, Copper  street, Monday evening- next, Labor  day. The.band of the department will  give a free promenade concert from 8  to 9 o'clock. Grand march at 9 sharp.  Supper will be served in the Pioneer  hotel.  C. E. Dickinson, Victoria, manager  of R. P. Rithet & Co.'s insurance business, and Tudor A. Liedmann, a well  known insurance man of San Francisco, spent the week in the city. They  straightened out some little difficulties  in connection with the recent fire.  Both were well pleased with the substantial appearance of the town-and  also with the means provided for fighting fires.  G. A.Cross, the provincial manager  of the Canadian Mutual Loan and Investment company, was in the city for  several days this week. He succeeded  in organizing a local board of directors.  The secretary and agent for the company is J. L. White, and. the other  directors are J.J. Caulfield,W.F. Smith,  H. A.' King, Robert Wood, Thos.  Miller, A. B. Campbell and T. M.  Gulley.   .''"���'  So far the street work,has been confined to Greenwood and Copper streets.  A 2-foot cut is being made on Green,  wood street near Copper. This will  doubtless necessitate the digging up of  the water main and,sinking it deeper as  it will not be safe from frost with two  feet of earth taken off. It is the intention of the council to grade other  streets if any funds are available.  Seventy-five men are at present em-,  ployed.  John Love, representing the Consolidated Stationery company of Winnipeg, was in the city taking orders for  his firm this week. Mr. Love was one  of the first travellers for stationery  houses to visit the district and his business has increasd to such an extent  that he is this time around with nearly  a ton of samples. Mr. Love before  leaving presented the new Presbyterian church with the best bible carried by his firm.  Thos. McDonnell had a visitor last  Saturday night who was determined to  get into his residence without invitation. About 2 o'clock in- the'morning  Mr. McDonnell was awakened by a  noise at the window. He noticed a  light behind a shade jumping up he  alarmed the intruder who immediately  decamped. Mr. McDonnell found that  the wire gauze had been cut from the  window. The thief was evidently acquainted with Mr. McDonnell's movements. He evidently supposed him  absent at the banquet and was going  to take advantage of the opportunity  to ransack his room, '  ' t{'  :79r,^as*i^s?^,'w  7fi  Owing to tlie rapid manner in which wc arc putting- in stock  makes it necessary that we /should "get a move" on the  u-oods left over to make room for our fall purchases which are-  coming in daily. ,-���'.'.'.  :������.'.-  ������ -:o:���-,   ^v       \  A  mw  ��S6����33s=^ _  ....OUR  MOTTO IN BUSINESS....  Is always to keep abreast of the times, to do so we are offering at a price the goods we  wish to clear out  These goods will be exposed for sale on Saturday with a good large ticket on them marked  in plain figures for your consideration. We ask your inspection of the goods if they, do not  excel in value anything you have seen in the  district    we do not expect you to purchase,  CLOTHING,  PANTS, SHIRTS,  UNDERWEAR,etc.  ELL <&C��.  money cheeryfully refunded if the goods don't suit.  Some Special Drives  willM given in...  J. W. Astley was at the Snowshoe  mine last week.   ' '.*.���;  J.';Sl C. Morrison, the Grand Forks  barrister, was over on a visit to his  partner, J. R.'Brown. ,.'���.;   -.-.,  Geo. C. Tunstall,. agent for the  Hamilton Powder company, was in the  city over Sunday.  Henry Johns, superintendent of  the Sunset mine, and wife, have returned from a holida3' trip to Rossland  and Spokane.  Geo. C. Hodge, superintendent for  the Vernon and Nelson Telephone  company, has returned from a visit to  the coast. Mr. Hodge reports that the  company intend stringing another  wire, to better handle the rapid increasing business. The company is  now making connection with the C. P.  R. telegraph line at Cascade and consequently the rate for telegraphing  from Greenwood  has been cut in two.  Union Miners Meetings.  Greenwood lodge of the Western  Federation of Miners, meets every  Saturday at 7:30 p.m., in Barrett's hall,  Greenwood, B. C.       Walter Long.  Secretary;  ESCRIPTION  ���������o  ���*ee  ���*���*  ������������  ��� ���frO  ��� ������0  ��� ���������  ��� *oO  ���������o  ���������o  ������oo  ������������  ������DO  ��� ��������  >*��o  ��� ������o  -���O0  ��� ���oa  >���������  ��� ������e  IIK0O  ������00  ��� ���a  ��� ���o  ��� ���a  ���������  ��� et  ��� ���0  ���(���0  ��� ���o  ��� ���*��  ��� ���0  ��� ���0  ' Need special care in compounding1 as well as pure  drug's. "Many a broth is  spoiled in the making"." Any  cook may make rich, light,  pastry with the same materials  that another converts into a  soggy mass. A skillful  diamond cutter may quadruple  the value of a gem by artistic  cutting. Care in handling  and good material go hand in  hand. That is what we assure you of when you bring  or send in prescriptions to us.  ;;a    *.&    *.%  BRMSMESc  loss*  o����<  ��� ���������  �������>  ��� ������<  ��� Of  . ac��<  0tt��<  oc����  00*<  Oe��>  ��� ���������  I O0*<  0��*<  ��� et-  �����������  �����������  0S><  ��� ���������  ������������  00*.  OOf  �����������  ��� ��������  ���������'  0O��*  Oee*  ����������  0����>  ��� *������  COM  �����������  e����>  o����>  oa��.  e����*  ��� ��������  0S*>  o*��>  ������������  00*>  o����>  ���Sf  00*  e����  *������  00*  00*  The White Front Store, next door to Postoffice, are clearing  out the whole of their  AT  COST....  AT  ....COST  %BBBBBBB0BBBBBBB��BBBBBBBBBB*BmBB9BBm**BBBBB9BWBB*mm*BBBBBBBBBBBBBBB*BBBBBB*BBBBB9  i��D*ititg����*��iii*i����i������iiii��iiieeiii��iii������it>i0iit��ii��i*��iiiti����ii��io��iifi��i��i��  000000000000000000000000000��0eooeooo0oo0oooao00oeee*��o000000000000000000000000000  We have a particularly   fine  line of Brushes from 50c toS5.  (te*  ��� ������  ��������  oa*  ������o  ��� 00  DRUGGISTS  and JEWELLERS.  Also Are Carrying a Full Line of  BOOTS, SHOES, ANDJENTS' FURNISHINGS.  Branch Stores at Rock Creek and Rendell.  Carry complete line of supplies for Camps  and Prospectors.  OLSON & PHELAN  Government St,  Next Door to Po.stofilce  Greenwood, B. C.  W  D. BEATH,  R. D. OROK.  u  <��   BEATH <& OROK   <��  Have  secured a complete  draying outfit and are prepared to do  all kinds  of  heavy  teaming  on  the shortest notice.    Mining  supplies hauled to any part of the district,  A  Prompt Service ��� and > Safe  Delivery/  ;;;000000000000*90OOOO00OOOooeoooa-  maaBB*BBBBBBBB*WBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBBB  --GREENWOOD, B.C..."  <a��<

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