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 0  !  * ^o> ^  Vol. 9.  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 l%4.  No. 3  COMPANY, LTD.-  NO TWO ALIKE  OUR NEW EMBROIDERED CASHMERES are cut in waists  lengths only.    If you have one of these there will be no other  like it in this community.   Very handsome goods.  F  R E NC H  LANNELS  WRAPPER-  ETTS  The new stripes and figures are  exxeptionally pretty. All the  popular colorings are shown and  must be seen to be appreciated.  A good assortment of Fancy pat  terns���striped and figured. Prices  range from 12^ c to 25c.  HEADQUARTERS   FOR  LADIES' AND MISSES'   COATS  We not only have a nice selection of these  made up, but can supply the goods. A BIG  SPECIAL for Misses' and Children's coats will  be found in our 52 inch Ladies' cloth, which  we offer at - $1.2S  ^WASSORTMENT  OF  Ladies Fancy Collars.     Dlegant in   style.  Reasonable in Price.  ASK TO SEE  The EPINGLE "LIANB" Hair Pins.  NEW LINES OF  LINENS, TABLINGS,  TOWELINGS, HANDKERCHIEFS  | Fall Goods Arriving!  We are showing' t'n  nicest   line   of   all*  wool clothing' at;��  ever brought in tow  Fall and winter underwear ranging- fromJ/ZV"  a suit. The Wolsley at  $5 SO a suit,guaranteed  $1151  II nrfl ^L n*ce ^ue ��^ Slater's Invictus Shoes  iL r\ Jus* *n* which we can highly recom-  }[     [i)()*:--=-tnen.d,-_and..at prices to  suit  the  times.  Stetson Hats best quality from S4.00 to $5.50.  ' �����  In shirts, collars and cuffs we carry a neat range of the g~  W. G. & R. goods, ^  IRUSSELL-LAW-C4ULFIELD CO., Limited.!  4��  4��  The  Original  ���'Juli a  Marlowe"  LacBoo t  + witli elastic  % instep  t $5.00  * =====  Rich's Famous  lUUA  $ AMERICAN SHOES %  ===== 4,  "Julia %  -c Marlowe" *  ^HOES Lace Oxford |  Shoes, fine +  Elastic  Instep  With or Without "Elastic Instep"  TH�� GENUINE ILAYE THE NAME ON EVERY SOLE.      J  ACCEPT HO SUBSTITUTES.  Kid with  elastic  instep  $3.25  4> THE NEW "Jtf LIA MARLOWE" LACE *  + BOOT WITHOUT ELASTIC INSTEP        $.  50 f  ^* We announce with great pleasure that we are the j[  4��  4��  exclusive agents of this famous make of fine shoes  and have in stock a variety of the best styles.  RENBELL & C0.  Agents for Mason & Risch pianos.  RAILWAYS  RIJMING RACE  C. P. R. and Great Northern  the Contestants.  10   I   SIMILKAMEEN  Both Companies Are Closely Watching Each Other-  ^^*^-*|.** + ^*^*^^*^***^'f' + 'f'^'��''f'*6  Will the Great Northern go into  winter quarters or will it continue to  fight for territory on the Canadian  side during- the winter? This is a question which the C. P. R., would like to  h^Eve answered. The big- Canadian  company is ready to give battle to its  principle enemy on the hills or in the  valleys of the glorious Similkameen  but it is not particularly anxious to  continue hostilities while the mercury  sinks below zero and the Italian  navvy chatters his teeth and spends  his time in longing for the warm rays  of sunny Italy rather than in making  railway grades. But if fight they  must they have got the men. they have  get the charter and what is still more  importan'- they will have the money  in a short time. The Canadian Pacific Railway Companv is making a  raise of some twenty-five odd millions  of dollars, and with this, in the inside  pocket, it does not propose to allow the  Great Northern to get all the, trade in  the Similkameen arid Nicola.  In the meantime the officials of both  companies are kept busy watching  each other. When they meet they  give each other the glad hand and  their smiles are always childlike and  bland but friendship goes no further.  The Great Northern has been sending  its best and brainest men to size up  i lie situation and figure out the amount  of tonnage in sight, and it has also  sent out its engineers to find a feasible  route over the divide between Kettle  River and Okanogan. Last year J. H.  K-niicclv followed instructions of J. J.  Hill ami surveyed a road on a 1 per  cent ifrnrle over the mountain. The re-  Mill was TiTHT~a~Ton^detouFriad "to" be  made into the United States before the  Okanogan valley could be reached. It  was gently hinted to Mr. Hill that the  country to be traversed was not a one  per cent country and that it would be  more profitable to supply the power to  haul trains over the mountain on a  two per cent grade than build and  maintain a road on a one per cent  grade. So the Great Northern engineers this year are finding a new route  with more grade and less distance.  Already Chief Engineer Hogeland and  Chief Contractor Shields have been in  the Okanogan, and this week R. C.  Morgan, superintendent of the S. F. &  N. and the V. V. & E-. and John C  Eden, general traffic manager in the  west' left Midway for the.west. They  are looking for tonnage and as it can  easily he found no doubt they will  bring in a good report of the promised  land.  The chief scout of the C. P. R.  forces is Harry E. McDonnell of  Nelson. He can make a 100 mile ride  on horseback and return as gay and  deb*-nair as ever, or he can smell a ton  of freight if it is within reasonable  di-i;mce of the C. P. R. line. Mr.  McDonnell journeyed into the Similkameen a lew weeks ago and his report  to his superior officers would be gladly  welcomed by men who have Similkameen mines to sell. Mr. McDonnell  was here on Wednesday last and on  Thursday he went out into the west.  Somewhere between Midway and the  City of Tulameen he will meet R. C.  Morgan :>ml J.-hn C. Eden. They will  meet :is brothers. Railway yarns will  swapped :mi<1 other things done, but  Harry MclJ**niiell will not tell the men  of the Great Northern when the C.P.R.  is troing to invade the Similkameen.  This much is certain. When the actual fighting commences the hills will  reverberate   with   the  blasts from the  railway camps, and the good people to  the west, whose hearts have been made  sick by hope deferred, will see not one  but two railways building into their  district.  PLEASED WITH WEST  R. T. Riley of Winnipeg an Interested Visitor-  R. T. Riley a well known financial  man of Winuipeg was in the city last  week after having visited the coast.  Mr. Riley made some investment here  a few years ago and he does not regret having done so. He believes that  British Columbia mining is beginning  an era of better times. The wheat  growing sections and the manufacturing centres have had their season of  prosperity; a change is sure to come  sooner or later and when it does come  money which is now required in carrying on the extensive industrial institutions of the east will look for investment in British Columbia mines.  The days of wild catting have disappeared and the second boom will be  on a legitimate and  permanent basis.  NEW USES  ACQUIRED  Montreal and Boston Company Buying Properties.  And Sudbury���Force Under Superintendent Collins Increased.  The Montreal and Boston Consolidated Mining & Smelting Company  are acquiring more properties. Recently the Lancashire Lass in Summit  camp was bonded from W. G. McMynn  and Thos. Hardy. This week the  Sudbury, in Deadwood camp, was  bonded from J. Graham. Both properties have ledges of good copper ore.  Superintendent Collins has already a  force of .men-at work on the Lancashire  Lass and work on the Sudbury wil" be  commenced in a few days.  Good progress is being made in enlarging the shaft on the Brooklyn;  Work was commenced last week on  the Rawhide and this week on the  Stem winder. With all these properties working the company will soon be  in a position to commence large and  regular shipments of ore to its smelter  at Boundary Falls which will be blown  in early in October. Coke is new arriving for the smelter and a good reserve will be in the bunkers when  smelting will begin.  The company made a substantial  payment on properties recently acquired. The original owners of the  Athlestan, who are principally local  people, being among those paid.  General Manager Pemberton left for  Spokane Tuesday. He will meet A.A.  Munroe there who is coming here for  the first time since the big amalgamation was successfully floated. Mr.  Munroe will remain here for several  days.  Gorman West and G. O. Guise are  down from the West Fork.  The Providence Mining Company  has declared a fourth dividend of ten  cents a share.  H. J. Baron,representing the Mining  Reporter, a high class mining journal  published at Denver, was in the city  this week.  The list of property to be sold for  taxes will be published in about two  weeks' time. Those who can arrange  to pay their taxes before date of publication will save some expense.  W. Macey, Phoenix, who is interested with O. B. Smith in the Skylark  bond, was in the city tliis week and  confirmed the report published in the  Times last week that a deal had been  niade for this famous property.  BONDED THE  E. P. U. MINES  Duncan Mcintosh Secures  For Himself and  I  Messrs- Beecher and Honey Again Invest in Boundary Mines-  One of the best developed high grade  properties in the district again changed hands on Monday last when Duncan  Mcintosh, acting for himself and some  North Dakota capitalists, secured the  E. P. U. mines. The bond is in the  name of W. F. Honey of Park River,  N. D. Associated with them are D. H.  Beecker and Geo. E. Towle, both of  whom are identified with the banking  interests of Grand Forks and Park  River, N. D. Messrs. Beecher, Towle  and Honey were associated with Mr.  Mcintosh in the original Winnipeg  company. They sold out some years  ago and are again turning their attention to mining in the boundary.  The E. P. U. mines l-ave been developed to such an extent that there  can be no doubt regarding the value or  permanency of the property. The  group includes the E. Pluribus Unum,  the Lancashire fraction, the Marjorie  and the E- P. U. fraction. The property is locatytl a s'.lort distamce above'  the city hall on Twin creek.  D. H. McVicar and associates bonded  the property some two years ago from  Pittock and Sluggett. Sincethen considerable work has been done on the  property and over 250 tons of ore shipped which netted, after freight and  treatment charges, over $60 to the ton.  The work includes a 300 foot tunnel  and shaft 85 feet in depth. The vein  is a true vissure one and the values  are in gold and silver.  A well built gravity tram was constructed last year to carry the ore from  the mine to the wagon road above the  city resevoir.  Mr. Mcintosh took the property over  on Tuesday- last and immediatelyin-=,  stalled James Drum as foreman. He  has 12 men under him. Regular shipments of high grade ore will be made  from the property.  The new owners intend forming a  joint stock company which will be run  as a close corporation. No treasury  stock will be issued.  WORKMAN'S   DAMAGES  Case Held Under the Act at Greenwood Courthouse.  Mrs. Christensen, widow of the late  N. P. Christensen, and her two children are seeking damages from the B.  C Copper Co. under the Workman's  Compensation Act. The evidence in  the case was heard at the courthouse,  Greenwood, this week, His Honor  Judge Leamy sitting as arbitrator.  S. S. Taylor of Nelson appeared for  the Christensens, arid H. C. Shaw for  the defendant Company. Christensen,  while working at the smelter in April  last, was seriously injured and died at  the hospital two day*? later.  His honor reserved his decision in  the case.  Next Thursday evening- at the Audi-  torinm, the  Greenwood Citizen's band  will be hosts at   a  concert and dance  given for the purpose of raising money  to   pay   for   the   handsome   uniforms  which tho band boys 3 re now wearing.  The band is a cred't to  the city and  I district   and   should   be    encouraged.  I For this reason alone there should be a  bumper house, but those who buy tick-  ; ets will have  the  additional  satisfac-  ! tion of attending a  concert and dance  i well worth the full price of admission.  j     Thos.   Macaulay,   proprietor of   the  ! hotel  at  Beaverdell,   was in  the city  this week. BOUNDARY   OREEK    TIMES  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  an   announcement  will  be  made  in a few davs.  HALLETT& SHAW  Barristers, Solicitors,  Notariks Pur.r.ic.  Caliln Address :       il ai.i.ktt."  Hertford M'Ncill's   Greenwood,  Conns  :!S   ") Morciitir * Neat's  ( r.eibpv's.  I. H.   HAM.I'.TT.  B. C.  II. C. SI1AU  McLEOD & BROWN  Barristers and Solicitors,  Notariks Public, Etc  Offices:  Wallace-Miller l.lock. Copper street,  P.reenwoort, K.C.  J. R. JIhown. J. V. MeL-Koi,.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE,  BARRISTER and SOLICITOH  Rcndoll Block, Greenwood, B.C  CHARLES AE. SHAW.  Civil Enoinker,  Dominion    anp     Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Office with Gaunce <fi Wickwire.  Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD,    .-���     ;       ;       ;    B.   C.  4. E. ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial   Land Surveyor.  ���lining and Engineering Surveys.  Underground Work a Specialty.  .Viwiil   r.lnt'K- (next Customs office.)  (". KKHNWOOI). 1!. C  PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR  RICHARD TTaRRINSON,  A. M. Can- Toe- C. E.  Surveyor and Civil Engineer.  Surveys  on   Kettle   River   and   West  Fork promptly attended to at   regular  prices.  Address :    FAIRVIEW   P.   O., B. C.  GREENWOOD  BARBER SHOP.  W. D. Fi.inn, Prop.  Sharp Razors. Clean Towels  Porcelain Bath Tubs.  Copper Streei.       -     Greenwood, B.C.  -s^pl-lser   BOUNDARV   VALLEY    I. )DGE  '''Zfir.'sfr' Ho. 38. 1. 0. 0. I*.  Meets  every   Ttiesdav   livening! at   .<"  in   the  I. O. 0. 1'j. Hull.     A* cordial   nivi iihi.mi isex  tended to all sojourning biv.h.-rn.  G. R. Nadbn. Fkid's It. llut.Mr.-i.  JN. G. Km-.-Sec.  Boundary Creek Times  "Issued every Trtdav  I'i'ncan Ross _ Managing Epitok  SUBSCRIIJTI0I*"S IN  ADVANCE.  I'hr Yeak    Six Months   'Co Foreign Countries   .    2 00  ... I 2s  . 2 50  PKI nAY,- SEPTEMI!KI< 1 f.,-ITO4 ���  DOMINION ELECTIONS.  It now looks as if the Dominion  elections were going to take place  this year. For some time the  general impression prevailed that  another session of parliament  would be held before appealing  to the country. It is quite possible that this will yet be done.  The government undoubtedly  possesses the confidence of the  people, it has a large majority in  the Utilise of Commons and it  would be justified in carrying on  the affairs of the country for the  full life of parliament without  appealing to the people.  There are two good reasons to  advance for an early dissolution.  A new redistribution bill was  passed two sessions ago and the  electors are entiled to representation under that act at the earliest  possible date. Then again the  people should have an opportunity to express their approval of  the Grand Trunk Pacific scheme  and thus stop the insane criticisms that disappointed Tories  are directing against a project  which means so much to this  country. The exact date of the  election vill be decided by Sir  Wilfrid Laurier. No doubt he  has consulted his colleagues or  will at an early date regarding  this important matter. If the  elections are to be held   this fall  NOT  WANTED.  Holding up railway trains is an  innovation which will not be appreciated in thiscountry. Canada  has been particularly free from  assaults of this kind, and it was  worth something to thiscountry  that its denizens and even strangers within its boundaries had confidence thai person and property  were always safe. Our reputation in this regard is too valuable  to lose and every effort should be  made to apprehend the daring  men who held up the C. P. R.  train this week. When they wc  captured,our courts can be depended upon to inflict such pun-  men t as will be a warning to desperadoes not to ply their trade  on this side of the international  boundary line.  MINING ACTIVITY.  The news columns of the  Boundary Creek Times this week-  tell a story of remarkable mining  activity in Greenwood and vicinity. Not since the early days of  the camp when outside capital  made investments here, has there  been such a boom in mining.  This activity is of the greatest  possible advantage to the camp  because in the majority of instances it is local monc}' which is  being invested and paid to local  men and which is consequently  being expended and distributed  in the city. Every new deal  means the employment of more  men and distribution of more  money among business men and  others in the city. Greenwood's  high grade belt means much to  Greenwood, and there is every indication that in a short, time  every property of merit will be  exploited.  Those who have to do with His  Majesty's customs should bear in  mine that changes have been  made in the Customs act during  last session. An Order in Council was recently issued deal in a;  with duplicate invoices, new certificates and declarations on invoices rind changes in the oath on  customs bills of entry. Such  changes take effect on October  ���lst,���wlieu-.dup]icatc--iuvoices-will  be required with bills of entry.  Parents- are .again urged to'sent:  their children to's'chool. The at  tendance at present is not at all  in keeping with the size of the  t'itv. It is tptite evident that  there are a number of children of  school age who are not being  educated. A strict enforcement  of the compulsory attendance  clause may be necessary.  The Grand Trunk Pacific officials have, returned to the east  without giving out any information regarding the western terminus of the transcontinental  road.  Victoria is making a bid for  the western terminus of the  Grand Trunk Pacific.  There  is  something  doing iu  the high grade belt.  Greenwood   is   a   high   grade  camp,  These   are   growing   times in  Greenwood.  v'"S-;")  ci*  EALED TENDER"5, addressed to tlie l'nst-  wJ master General, will lie received at Ot-  Ui\."i until Niiivii. mi Friday. 7tli !,'ct.il>er ue.\t  for the conveyance, of Her Majesty's Mails, on  a proposed Contract 1'or four years, twelve  times per week eacli way, tietween Anaconda  and Greenwood from 1st. November  next.  Printed notices containing further information as to conditions of proposed Contract may  he seen and blank forms of Tender may he  obtained at the Post Otlices of Anaconda and  Greenwood and at this office  I'(1ST OkI'ICK  rxSI'BCTOKS Ol'KICE I  Vancouver, U. C, 26th Anu., 1W4. f  JOHN K. GRIiKNFIIiLD,  Host Ollice Inspector  NOTICE  IN TIIK MATTER ofthe Kail way Act, and  Aiueudinu-Acts, and In tlia Matter of the  Columbia mid Western Railway Company  aud portion of Lot 534, Group 1, Osoyoos  Division, Yale District,  liritish  Columbia.  N NOTICE IS 11EKKHY GIVEN that the  said Rnihv:n- Company is the owner and  in psssession of ils'l-ti^ht of Way over the subdivided purl ion of the West Hair of the above  described lot. as shown on the map or plan of  the main line of the Columbia and Western  b'ailwav.on lile at the I,and Keifislry Ollice at  Kainloops, bv virtue of an agreement in writ-  inif dated the Sill day of Aiiirnst, A. I)., 1S')S.  made between Edward Ruckle and Francis  Ruckle of the one part aud the said Railway  Conipanv of Uie other part, according to the  provisions of the Railway Act,51 Vict.,Chapter  2'*, aud Amending Acts, an authentic copy  whereol is filed in tlie ollice of the Clerk of the  County Court of Tale, ill Greenwood iu thesaid  ANd'i'URTIIER TAKE NOTICE that the  sum of S2-.2.-I0, ttie amount of compensation lor  the saidilauds,;aud interest thereon, has been  paid into Court, and all p."sous ������laiuiinir an  interest iu or entitled to the said lands ��� r any  part thereof are. required to lile their claims lo  the said compensation or lile portion ilieieol lo  which tliey may claim to be entitled, in the  said ollice.  Dated this -Hit dav of September, A. I). I'm.  ' A. M. WHITESIDE,  Solicitor for the Columbia and  Western Railway Company.  To Kd ward Ruckle,- Francis Ruckle.I he Grand  Forks Townsite Company ami to a'l others  whom it may concern.  Cr*\  G*"**",  CF*  Cr*  <jr*  Cr*  CP-*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Or*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr��  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  a ��  Capital, all paid up, $14,000,000.  110,000,000.  ['resident.   Lokd Stkatiicona and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:    Hon. Gkokci-: A. Ukojijiokd.  General Manager:    E. S   Ci.ouston.  Brandies in London, Knt>.  Guy  anil sell Sterling Excl  Travellers' Credits, available i  Greenwood Branch,  ���:clt,LT,,,i���|,��3,a.f New York, Chicago.  liny  anil sell Sterliuir Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available iu any partjof the. world.  I. B. deVEBER, Manager.  >-=9  tei*  *���*�����*  *=��  *��>  *-=��"  >*��  7LMmmmWMMmMMMM2mmmMm$,  HE CANADIAN RAMOFfOMMERCE  With Which is Amalgamated  THE BANK OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  Paid-up capital 5   8,700,000  Kcst      3,000,000  Aggregate resources (30 Nov. 1903) over    83,000,000  New York Agency      a���'. Walker Wents  16 EXCHANGE PLACE.  In addiiiou the P.auk has 107 bran��lies and apeucies in Canada and  the  United   Sutes  lucludiutr the following in liritish Columbia and the Yukon Territory. '  ATf-IN, GREENWOOD, NANAIMO, VANCOUVER  CKANHRCOK,       [KAMLOOPS. NELSON. VICTORIA  DAWSON. LAHYSMITII. N.WESTMINSTER, WHITE HORSE,  1 l*.KM I K.  Branches in the United States:  NEW YORK;       SAN ERANCISCO.        PORTLAND,      SEATTLE,      SKAGWAY  Deposits received,  exchange; houtrht   and  sold   and  every description of    batikinu-  busiuess transacted. GREENWOOD   HRANCII,  W. ALLISON, Manager  London Office.  60 Lomtard St. E. C  Mines  Real  j^4*4,,^4'44,4,'^4,4,4'4'4,^4*'4'4,4'4*4,4,4,4,4,4,3?  ! Stocks  yr ^  \U       REPRESENTING:       H'  The  Phoenix Fire Assttr-)  mice Co. of London. Eng.  J Liverpool and London and'  ) Globe Insurance Company. ]  (The British   America  As-j  lauraiice Co.,   of Toronto.  The Caaudian Birkbcck!  , Iti-vestment. and Savings'  1 Co.  ���*  �������  Estate  GEORGE   R.    NADEN  MANAGER  ������X~X,****'X-><-'**<~>->*^  ^=:  a^SGsaaasfisa  Death of Herbert ^edpath  A most deplorable accident which cast a gloom over  the community and through which Herbert Red path lost  his life occurred at 8:55 this morning. The deceased was  breaking on the ore train which runs from the Mother  Lode mine to the smelter at Greenwood. The train was  in charge of Conductor Wells aud was made up.of the  engine and four cars. At the time of the accident, the  cars were being shunted 011 the weigh settles and Mr. Red-  pa tli was engaged in cutting off three of the cars. ITe  slipped and fell and the trucks of the empty car next to  the engine passed over his legs before the train could be  slopped. Tlis legs were horiblv cut and all the bones  shallered. Tie was immediately taken to the hospital  where a consultation of tlie medical men of the city and  Dr. Gordon of Phoenix was held. They decided that there  was no hope lo save his life by amputation as the shock-  was too great. The poor fellow passed away at noon today.  Herbert Redpath was about 23 years of age. He was  horn near Niagara Falls, Out., where his aged mother still  resides. He has lived in the Boundary for several years  and was a universal favorite with all who knew him.  Much sympathy is expressed for his brother E. R. Red-  path, C. P. R. station agent here with whom Herbert  generally made his home when in the city���  Mr. Redpath has decided to take the remains back to  Niagara Falls, for interment. He will leave either by tomorrow's or Monday's train. Due notice of the funeral  services here will be given  later.  !!*WSS83B"��ft-'L&S,1*i-*J  DEALfcRS IN  mini?*  ruffe  5  s.  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  v     COPPKK.STKiOET,  *  i>.x-^i^<.:m:-m.>.>.:-..x><.<.<>:->-{*><>:  GRlUiSNWOOn.  Y  Y  Y  Y  ������:������:��� *;��� 1: $^<w^ww<*>4<W4<}M*k<<>  GRAND F0RKS.--PR0ENIX--GREENW00D  DAILY STAGE LINE.  Leaves Greenwood 6 a. 111.    Arrives-at Phoenix 7 a.m., Grand Forks 10.30 a.m.  Leaves Grand Forks 3.45 p. tn.. Phoenix 7 p.m.,   arrives in Greenwood 8 p. ni.  Fare-<;rand Forks  S3.00.      Greenwood to Phoenix SI.00      Phoenix to  Greenwood SO cents.  Great Northern express rates   made known at oflice.  J. F. ROYER, Manager.  t�� �� �� �� a m �� �� �� * * st a �� * �� is *:i * w * �� a �� * �� *,t # * * -��* ���:*# #���� ������� * ������ *# ��t ��t�� # �� 0 # *��#  �����  �����  ii  ��  �����  *  a  �����  - - .. .    ..      ..  _.        *  3 SINGFR ANH   PAY   THF   RAI-    ��� %  ��  �����  -��  ��  a  ��  ���a  WHY RUN THAT OLD MACHINE WHEN YOU CAN TRADE  IT FOR A NEW DROP HEAD  SINGER AND PAY THE BALANCE MONTHLY v  The Singer leads and can be bought on you own terms. If  that will not do, try our stock of second hand machines of all  makes.    A full stock of needles and sundries for all standard  makes.  SINGER MANUFACTURING CO.  OFFICE AT:  T. M. Gulley & Co.'s Furniture Store.  N. H   LAMONT, Agent. ���it-ft^SeSSSSSffiStftS  A W  BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES.  T  P.BURNS BUYS COAL LAND  -ll^^^A^^  Boundary Ore Shipments.  Says  That  Alberta    Product   Beats |  Pennsylvania Variety  Factory   Selling*   Out--  Its now up to von,  come  and see.  The liuest line of Iron Beds (  Sprinus, Couches, Lounges, j  Pillows and all kinds of Mattresses, including Cotton-1'los-s  and Felt. The Floss and I' elt  Mattresses are guaranteed tlie  best on earth.  Come and sec and be convinced.  "NEW STORE"  National    Hotel   Block.  XXX AND XXX  PLUMBER  A mountain of hard coal lias \ieen  purchased by P. Hums & Co. for $320,-  OOt), says the Winnipeg Free Press of  September bth. The property is on the  Misty ratine, 36 miles west of Okotoka,  Alta., and comprises 16,000 acres. It  was discovered by an explorer, Julius  Kickart, D. 1'/. S., and a party of surveyors spent several weeks in the district and made a thorough inspection of  the coal seams as exposed in many tunnels made by the miners in the pass.  From information   gleaned   by   the  Okotoks Herald from Mr. Rickard  and  others members of the   survey   party,  there exist   a   veritable   mountain   of  pure anthracite coal.   The situation of  this phenomenal coal bed is most   picturesque.    Upon either side there tow-  | ers huge, precipitous mountains   thousands of high and nestling in a  valley  is this   mountain   of   coal,   which   is |  twelve miles long and three miles wide  in   extent.     The   formation   of    this  mountain differs vastly from  the   surrounding mountains, inasmuch as it is  covered   with   vegetation,    while   the  others are bare limestone.    The   place  selected and laid out   for   townsite   is  preetily situated.    There ar<i fully five  square miles of valley   to   build   upon  any quantity of pure, sparkling mountain dew and timber   iu   great   abundance.   The situation is   most   picturesque, the scenery being magnificent.  For some time past miners have been  engaged making tunnels into the mountain and succeeded in exposing 26 veins  of coal, which varies from four feet up  to forty   feet.    Samples   of   this   coal  were sent to assayers in Denver,  Vancouver and other cities, and   in   every  case remarkable   reports*  were   made.  The assays of this coal run faom 87 to  92 per cent, carbon.    The following   is  the report received of the assay of the  four-foot   vein:      Hydrocorpic    water  none, volatile matter, -4* per cent;   fixed  jarhou, 93    per   cent;   sulphur,   none;  ;ishes, 4 per   cent.    The   physical   dr-  .cipttou is briellv given in the   report:  Color of ashes, while; weight per cubic  yard, 2.6SO   pounds;    specific   gravity  1.5.4.  Granby  Mines  Mother Lode  B. C. Mint  Snowshoe.  Sunset   Oro Denoro  Brooklyn   Morrison  R. Bell  IS m ma   Winnipeg   Golden  Crown.   Athelstan and Jack Pot   King Solomon   No. 37   City of Paris   Senator   Elkhorn   Providence   13. P. U. Mines and Gold Finch  Rhoderic Due   Ruby, Boundary Falls  Carmi, West Fork   Jewel, Long Lake   Brey Fogle   Miscellaneous   Y  Y  Y  Y  Total Tons  <#?  .^  1904 Catalogue of complete Home Furnishings mailed free to any  address���1568 illustrations, valuable "m formation. It will help you  to furnish even if you  do not buy of us.  WEILER  VICTORIA, B.C  Synopsis of Regulations for Disposal of Minerals on Dominion Lands in Manitoba, the  Northwest  Territories   and   the   Yukon  Territory.  Coal.���Coal lands may be purchased  at 310 per acre for soft coal and S20 for  anthracite. Not more than 320 acres  can be acquired by one individual or  company. Royalty at the rate of ten  cents per ton of 2000 pounds shall be  collected on gross output.  Quart-/..���Persons of eighteen years  and over and joint stock companies  holding free miners' certificates may  obtain entry for a mining location.  A free miner's certiiicate is granted  for one or more years, not exceeding  five, upon payment in advance of S7.50  perauimm for an individual, and from  $50 to $100 per annum for a company,  according to capital.  A free miner, having discovered coal  in place, may locate a claim 1500x1500  feet by marking out the same with two  legal poslr.. bearing location notices,  one at each end on the line of  the lode  or vein.  The claim shall be recorded within  fifteen days if located within ten miles  of a milling recorder's office, one additional day allowed for every additional   ten   miles  or  fraction.    The fee  According to   these figures it will be    for recording a claim is S5 00.  At least $100 must be expended on  the claim each year or paid to the min  insr  recorder  in  lieu  thereof.     ",T*1���  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE. 5  "DIXIE" mineral claim, situate in the Green- ?  wood Mininir Division of Yale District. {  Wheje located: .In Deadwood camp. *  TAKE NOTICE that I, Robert Wood, agent  for the Vancouver and Boundary Creek Developing aud Mininir Con pany, Limited Liability. Free Miner's Certificate No. B8541S, intend,  sixty days from tlie date hereof, to apply to the  Mininir "Recorder for Certificates of lmprovemeiits, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grantof the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under h  section 37, must be commenced before the is- fi  suance of such -Jertificateof Improvements,        ji.  Dated tltis.totli dav of June. A. D. 1904. i  ROBERT WOOD.       ;J  MINERAL ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Gold Drop Fraction" miueral claim situate in!  tlie Greenwood   Mining   Division   of   Yale!  District.     Where  located:      On    Wallace!  Mountain,   joining   the    Gold    Drop   and|  Alaska Mineral Claims.  TAKE NOTICE that I,  Sydney M. Johnson?  acting   as  agent   for   Wilfrid   Cooksou.   Freel  Miner's Certificate No. B8541'), and Thomas W.l  Murray, Free Miner's Certificate  No.  B555*S,1  intend .sixty  days from tlie date hereof, to an*I  ply  tc the Mining Recorder for a Certificate ckl  Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining ai  Crown Grant of the above claim. L  And 'urther lake   notice   that  action, under!  i section 37, must lie commenced before  the issu-"  ance of such Certiiicate of Improvements,  I     Dated this 14th day of June A. D., 1904.  S. BARRY YUILL  PRACTICAL       WATCHMAKER       AND  jKWl-.Ll.KK.  ,���irnni,-*.d    liRERNWOOD.  All woi k  THE  luxi  of a  ��� - -J  '-������.pVffJSB  ��� .fi ���A-'-TOpSfKi  observed    that    this   coal   excels   lite  Pennsylvania article.     VVnat particularly  attracted  the  attention was the  total absence of rock,   and in   burning  there is practically no smoke,but a blue  blase.    A   test  was  made in an ordinary coal stove, it being filled with coal,  which   burned   for 71 hours.    Upon investigation   they   found   only a small  amount of  white ashes,   without any  signs of   clinkers.     The  coal   ignites  easily, and from   their   experience  in  burning   it they feel satisfied it excels  the well known Pennsylvania coal  The advantage of working this mine  is a great consideration. In driving  | the first tunnel at right angles to the  strike, theaverage dip-being..about 50  degrees, it will cut the first vein at  about 100 feet, and from Mien vein after  vein at your pleasure. They ran  chambers to right aud left of main  tunnel, which has a r'se of six inches  to every 100 feet whereby practically  no machinery is required for taking"  water out of the mine.  Julius   Rickard,   the   discoverer   of  this mine, has had a varied experience.  Three years ago  it was that he landed j  at Banff and inspected   the  anthracite  coal  nitues  there.-   Since then he has  been searching   for  the   mother  lode.  Arriving at  Okotoks in August, 1902,  he drove out west, and  after exploring  the mountains ne at last discotiered the  real thing.    Producing samples,he got  Pat Pi urns greatly interested, with the  result that   the   latter  paid   out to tlie  government 5320.000 for the 10.000 odd  acres of coal land   which   he   now possesses.   Mr. Burns is highly elated with  his purchase, and is of the *>pinioin'hat  it will develop into   the largi-sl mining  camp  in   the   I).'minion.    Of late that  gentleman   lias  examined  tlie  ground  on several occasions,and only relumed  on Saturday from a trip, in which it is  said   he  was   c-mtemplatiiig   'he  pur-  Chase of more territory.    The whole of  the country  we.-t  is  one   huge  bed of  coal,  but  up  to   the present   the  ;*.oft  variety was the only  coal in evidence.  first year,  and $10 per  mile for each ' MINERAL ACT.  subsequent year.     Royalty,  same   as  placer mining.  Placer mining in the Yukoii Territory���Creek, gulch, river and hill  claims shall not exceed 250 feet in  length, measured on the base line or  general direction of the creek or gulch, i  the width being 1,000 to 2,000. All '  other placer claims shall be 200 feet  fcarr-'  v^iaimes are marked by two 'egal  posts, one at each-end, bearing notices.  Entry must be obtained within ten  days, if tlie claim is within ten miles  of mining recorder's office. One additional day allowed for each ten miles  or fraction.  The person or company staking a  claim must hold a free miner's certificate.  The discoverer of a new mine is entitled to a claim of 1,000 feet in length,  and if the party consists of two 1,500  altogether, on the output of which no  royalty will be charged, the rest of the  party ordinary claims only.  Entry fee $10.    Royalty  at  the rate  of two  and  one half per cent, on the  value of  the  gold  shipped  from   the  Yukon territory to be paid to the. Com-'  dtroller.  No free miner shall receive a grant  of more than one miuing claim on eich  seperatc river, creek or gulch, but the  same miner may hold any number of  claims by purchase, and free miners  may work their claims in partnership  by filing notice and paying fee of S3.  A claim may be abandoned, and another ob'ained on the same creek,  gulch or river, by giving notice and  paying a fee.  Work must be done a claim each year  to the value of at least of $200.  A certificate that work has been done  must be obtained each year. If not,  the claim shall be deemed to be abandoned, and open to occupation and entry by a free miner.  The boundaries of a claim may be  delined absolutely by having a survey  made and publishing notices in the  Yukon Official Gazette.  Petroleum���All  unappropriated  Do  minion Lands iu Manitoba, the Northwest Territories and within the Yukon  TerrifoVy"arei"open to prospecting-for-  petroleum,  and   the  minister  may reserve   for   an   individual or  company  having  machinery   on   the  land to be  prospected, an area of 640acres Should  the  prospector  discover  oil in paying'  quantities, and satisfactorily establish  such discovery, an area not   exceeding  640  acres,   including  the  oil well and  such other land as may be determined  will   be s*.ld   to  the  discoverer  at the  rate of Si.00 an acre, subject to royalty  at   su;li   rale  as  may   be  specified by  order-in-council.  JAMES A. SMART,  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.  Department of the Interior,   Ottawa.  i��X<'<rtt"X~X"X<<<~X<<"X~tt"&*X">A  in  IN KEACH 0*"- EVERYONE.  See the wonderful YOHO  WATER HEATER, the latest  invention,  ;it  Hunter-Kendrick Co.,  LIMITED.  Sole  Agents.   Greenwood,  B.  C.  -^XK~:-X<->:-X~:��X->':��>->>X":~W  Comfortable Rooms.  Everything First Class-  ITU'* SWAYNE  HOUSE,  Silver Street,  Greenwood,  tug   h-^uivl., ... When  $500 has been expended or paid, the  has been expended or paid, the locator  mav, upon having a survey made, and  upon complying with the other requirements, purchase the land at SI.00  an acre.  Permission may be granted by the  Minister of the Interior to locate  claims containing iron and mica, also  copper, in the Yukon Territory, of an  area not exceeding 160 a civs  The patent for a mining 1-iration  shall provide for the payment of royally on the sales not i-xceeding live per  cent.  ���  Placer Mining,   Manitoba and   the  N. W. T., excepting the Yukon  Territory."���"Placer min iiigclaims-geuerally.  are 100 ft. square; entry fee, S5  renewable yearly.    On the North Saskatchewan  river   claims   for   either   bar  or  bench' the former being  100 feet long  and extending between  high and low  water  mark.    The  latter  includes bar  diggings, but extends back to the base  of the hill or bank, but  not exceeding  1000 feet.    Where steam power is used,  claims 200 feet wide may bj  obtained.  Dredging in the rivers  of  Manitoba  and   the N. W. T., excepting  the Yukon Territory.���A free miner may  obtain only two leases of five   miles each  for a term of twenty years,  renewable  in the discretion of the Minister of the  Interior.  The lessee's right is confined to the  I submerged bed or bars of the river below low water mark, and subject to  the rights of all persons who have, or  who may receive entries for bar diggings or bench claims, except on the  Saskatchewan river, where the lessee  may dredge to high water marl: on  each alternate leasehold.  Tlie Ussec shall have a dredge in  operation w'uhiu one season from the  dtite of the lease for each five miles,  but where a person or company has  obtained more than one lease one  dredge for each fifteen miles or fract  ion is sufficient. Rental, S10 per annum for each mile of river leased.  Royalty at the rate of two and a half  per cent collected on the output after it  I exceeds 310,000.  Dredging in the Yukon Territory���  Six leases of five miles each may be  granted to a free miner for a term of  twenty years, also renewable.  The lessee's right is confined to the  submerged beds or bars in the river  below low water mark, that boundary  to be fixed by its position on the 1st  day of August in the year of the date  of the lease.  The lessee shall have  one  dredge iu  operation   within   two   vent*-*,   from the  date  of  the  lease,   and one dredge for  [each five miles, within six  wars   from  I such date       Rental   5100   per   mile for  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of Improvement:  NOTICB. I  THE KNIGHT  RAM ISLF/R   Mineral   Clai..  situated in the C.reenlvood Mining DIVlsio  of Yale District.' Where located:,  In^Catff}  McKinney, ad joining the Foutenoy Minerl  al Claim on the cast.   . '      '"��� "  TAKE NOTICE that I.  Henry Nichblsonlj  Free Miner's Certificate No;-'>8g$H)i act!  in If as agent  for W. A. McKay .���Free Miner'*  Certiiicate No.  B41841. and ,VJ.' H.  McKeiizief  Free Miner's  Certificate No: B; 41847, iiiteud|.,  sixty days from the date hereof,; to apply to tin;$*  Mining Recorder'for a Certificate of Improve; :  nients for the purpose of obtaining a Cirowr'j.  Grant of the above claim. .���-';'       !  And further take notice that action, undei;'  section 37, must be commenced before the is" j  suance of such Certificateof Improvements!  '    '  Dated this 20th day of  May, A: D., 1904.j     . ;J  HENRY NICHOLSpt*' ;   '   '" ���������*'"���    J'  |g8.T-jTqW>a<--.mi--'.  CAHiipiAN  (  . RAILWAY ...   ^  s.c  Rates    jl  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  GREENWOOD TO  ST.  LOUIS   CHICAGO :.   TORONTO   MONTREAL I*.    ..  HALIFAX ........-...."...���  NEW YORK ...:  NINETY DAYS LIMIT,  DATES OF SALE:  September 5, 6   7.  $62.6?  67.7|  90(  100.<  124.  103.  TO DAVID BKATII. IlKNKV SHIELDS, or  In any person or persons to whom they may  havc'trnusfeiTcd their interest in   the   Paymaster mineral claim, situate in   the Greenwood Mining Division of Y;ile district.  Von are herohv notified ihnl I have expended  the sum of 51mm fur surveying  lite above   mentioned claim and sj>,5n  for   recording  the  same  fur an  assessment, such   being   rec|uired   and  necessary lo liuld the said   claim   lor  the year  ending October 11, l'H'3. under ihe  provision  ol  the Mineral Act and Amending Acts: aud it at  the expiration of ninety dn> s  from   the dale of  the lirst publication of this notice in the lSoiuid  aiy   Creek  Times, yon   jail   i.r refuse  to oiu-  irilmte your   portion    of    such    expeudiiiii".  namely. $S1.25. together with all costs of adver-  tisiuu**. your iuteresis  iu  said    mineral   claim  shall   become invested   in me, [ your co-owner]  upon   liting  iu   the  proper ofttee in that beluilf  the al'lidavit required by section +. of  'ho   Min  ���ral Act Amendment Act. I'KKi."  Daf.id this Dili dav .if June, VHH.  KD1JEKT WOOD.  Low Excursion Fares  for   all   easteiii    points   will   ^lao*.4'  quoted going via Port Arthur  all  \  or  lake  route  returning  same   or  Chicago and St. Louis.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICK  SNOWSHOE. DIAMONd. and TOLEDO.  Mineral Claims, situated in the Greenwood  Mining Division of Vale District. Where  located:    Al Camp McKinney.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Hugh Meg raw,  Eree Miner's Certificate No HS73hS.net-  ing as agent for '.Viiliaiu Claude Fox. I��'ree  Miner's Certificate No. V,b2t)~l,. intern! sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Recorder for a Certiiicate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant ot ihe above claim.  And  further  take  notice that action,  uiulet  section  .V7.  must be commenced   before  the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 7th dav of Julv. I'M.*.  'HUGH  MKGWAW  GRAND FORKS RACES AN!  STREET CARNIVAL  AUGUST 24, 25, 26, 27.  Tickets will be issued for above  e  Aug. 24th to 27th inclusive  and   third,   good   to   return  Kor   full   particulars  apiilv_,.toJ^|  agents.  E. K. REDPATH. Agent,  Greenwood.  E. J. COYLE,  A.fi P.A. Vancouver  S.   CATER,  D.l'.A.Nelson!  NOTICE  Notice  is   herein-  given   that "we  intend--  apiilv lo ihe Hoard of   Licence  Commissions  for a  transfer of the  licence  now held V  for the oiemises known as the  Arlington lieil  situate on Lot 22. Ulnck 7- Copper street, <iri**-J  wood, lo E. Simpson.  Tims.   1'IECKAK I  l'llll.     McDONALi  atedJlny   I-.,  Pl.ll BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES.  5T00KE BROS  Having something else   in   view  oll'er their well known  Kor Sale  706 Acres  150 acres suitable for cultivation  balance pastures and range.  100 foot hay and cattle sheds.  First class fencing.  Extensive Hog pasture��� creek  running thro���well fenced���pig  proof.  Young Orchard just coming into  bearing stock at option ot purchaser.  SO  acres  Grass.  Timothy-Clover-Brome  Barns  all  floored-  root houses.  -chicken   and  Current prices paid ranchers for  dressed meats, etc. Pork 8 to  10c' Beef 8 to 10c. 'Eggs 35  to 60c dozen. Butter 35c lb.  Oats 50c bushel, wheat SI.00  bushel.  There's Money in Ranching at the  above prices���you can't get away from  it. There is no section so well adapted  to stock raising or fruit growing (as  Boundary Creek) that produces so little  of what it consumes. Market at your  door.   The Freight is yours-.  The Boundary for the  ; rancher is an empire of  its own.  ,   Our market is protected on the East by  '   the C P. R-, on the south bythe Custom  t   House, on the West and North by Land  limited and undeveloped.  For further infotmation see:  '{ flTi  *  #>-'W*A��/-/W--* >w  Sliefiffl  RAILWAY^  The only all rail route between points east  west and South lo Rossland, Nelson, Grand  Forks and Republic.  Buffet cars run between Spokane and'North-  port.  .   Effective June 14lh. 11i��.  Leave a k rive  8:45 a. m.           Spokane 6:15 p. m.  10:40 a. in.           Rossland 4:35 p. m.  7:20 a. in.           Nelson 7:20 p. m.  10:35 a. m. Grand Forks 4:00 p. in  8:30 a. m.          Republic 6:15 p. m.  In Connection With  GRET  NORTHERN  RAILW Y  TICKETS To All POINTS  SHORT  LINE TO  ST. PAUL, DULUTH, M NNEA-  POLiS, CHICAGO and ALL ��� OINTS  EAST. SEATTLE, TACOM/ VICTORIA, PORTLAND and all l-ACIFIC  COAST   POINTS.  Through Palace and Tourist Sleepers.  Dining   and   Buffet   Smoking Library  car.  2 Fast Trains Daiiy 2  For rates, folders and   full   information   regarding   trips,  call   on    or  address   a  agent   of the S. F. & N. Railway, or  H. A. Jacksok. H. Brandt,  G..I*\ a. v. a., c. i". & T. a ,  Spokane 7sl W Riverside Ave  ,1%     ���"���?-^>~*,  c^J.'.^zfl��i*iS<J>ii*-'��,2)  SALE OF LANDS FOR UNPAID   DELINQUENT TAXES IN KETTLE   RIVER    ASSESSMENT   DISTRICT,  PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA  1 HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that on Wednesday the 12th day of October, A. D., 1904, at the hour of eleven o'clock-  forenoon at the Court House, Fairview, IL C. I shall sell by Public Auction, the lands in th'J list hereinafter set  out, of the persons in the said list hereinafter set out, for the taxes remaining unpaid by said persons on the thirty-  first  day  of   December,  A.   D.,   1903, and for the costs and expenses of said sale, if the total amount due is not sooner  paid.  List Above Mentioned.  Name of Person Assessed  Almquist, Wm,  Andrew, Chas.  Bell, J. T   Carey, F. -H   D'Eath, W. L. -  Kerr, Jas   Kelsey, J?   Teclrow, Lucian (estate of).  Wood, Robert   Wheatley, J   Beaverdell Townsite Syndicate  Keremeos Townsite Syndicate..  Short Description of Property  Pre-emption No. 1602, C. G   Lot No 615, Group 1   Part of Lot 1545, Group 1    Lot 2454. Group 1   N'/2 of N Wtf Sec. 35, T P 53   M',4 of N EX Sec. 36, T P 53   Pre-emption No. 2S24, C. G   Lot 346.  Group 1   W,* Sec. 4, T P 66, C G   Lot 515, Group 1     Lot 2351, Group 1      Part of Lot 1466, Group 1   Block 2, Block 3, Lots 3-10, 13, 14,  15, 28-32, 37, 38, 40, 42-45, 49,  52, 53-57, 90-97, Block 4, Lots  1-19, 22-25, 28-45. 49, 52-60, 62-  72, 75-78, 85*87, 100-102, 11*  113, Lots 1466, 1250, and part  of lot 1565. Group 1    Blocks 1-19, 33-35, 39-52, Block 20,  lots 1-16, 13, 14, 16, 17, Block 21.  lots 1-11, 16-18, Block 22, lot 1-  10, 13, 18-20. Block 23, lot 1-20,  Block 24, lot 1-20, Block 25, lot  1-20, Block 26. lot 1*8, 11-20,  Block 27, lot 1-5, 7-20, Block 28,  lot 9. 10, 13-20, Block 29, lot 5,  7, 8, 11-16, 18-20, Block 30, lot  3-20, Block 31, lot 1-20, Block 32,  lot 1-8. Block 36, *.ot 1-7, 9-20,  Block 37, lot 3-9, 11-20, Block 38,  lot 1-8, 11-20.  Dp.i.inooisn't Taxi:s  Taxes  16 00  4 80  4 80  12 80  12 00  4 80  9 60  25 50  ���48 00  6 40  18 20  92 00  74 40  Interest at  date of sale  20  20  60  54  20  40  15  00  30  82  4 14  Cost of  Expenses.  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  ���"Tola  1 due  18  72  7  00  7  00  15  40  14  54  7  00  12  00  28  65  53  00  8  70  21  02  98 14  Meets everv Wednesday evening  at 8:00 in the K. of P. Hall.  All Brothers welcome.  A. D. lTAT/r/RTT, A. S. KlIHUEE,  k. of r. and s. C. c.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  2 00  79 75  Fairview, B. C, 7th, September, 1904.  C. A.  R. LAMBLY.  ASSESSOR  AND COT*I,KCTOK,.  Kettle River Assessment District,  ���LIKE THE OLD FRUIT FAIRS''  ELEVENTH  ANNUAL  SPOKANE, OCTOBER 3 to 9  With Large Displays in all Departments.  $2000 Offered for Fruit aud Fruit Exhibits.  More than 330,000 in Premiums and Prizes.  Five or More Exciting Races Each Day. ��12,000 in Purses.  Down Town Carnival Each Night.  Fifth Regiment British Artillery Band.  Free High Class Vaudeville Attractions Daily.  Fine Miueral Display,  Dog Show,  Art Exhibit, Etc.  Remember-Low Rates aud Special Excursions ou all Railroads.  Conci'esioii Privileges I'or Sale. Write for I'Miiiuni T/isl and Race Pmurraiii.  KOI'.T.  H. COSGROVE, Secretary an.I -Manager.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Bay ' Fractional Minora' Claim, situate in tlie  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale Dis-  tricl*.    Wlio.ru located:    Iu Sky lark camp.  TAKE NOTICE lliat 1. Henry Fuller. Free  Miner's certificate No. liSOSSO. aetiujr for  sell" aud as airent for David Manchester, Free  Miner's certiiicate So. 1IS0.-V1.S. and Frederick  Hall, Free Minor's certiiicate No. IW05S7, intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to apply  to tlie Mining recorder for a ceriilicatcol' Improvements, foi Hie purpose of obtaining a  Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And further take' notice  that  action,   nuclei  section 37, must lie commenced before ihe issuance of such certiiicate of improvements.  Dated this 1st day of August A. D��� 1904,  HENRY FULLER.  TO RICHARD   McCULEOCK: or to any person or persons to whom lie may liave traus-  fo.rrod   Ilis interest  in   tlie   Klondykc   and  Nordac  mineral   claims    situated"   in   tlie  OroenwiKid  Mining   Division   of Yale district..  You  are hereby   untitled   that we  have ex-  ponded lite sum of ir400 iu assessment  work  on  the above claims  togetaer with  ��10.00 for re  cordintr tlie  same    such   work  beiusr required  aud necessary   to  the snid claims for the years  1002-3 eudinir Auirust 2nd, :00S,  under the provisions   f the Mineral Act and Aiuciidiiifr Acts:  ami if at tlie expiratio.; of ninety davs from the  date of the  first publication  of this notice iu  the  Doiindary Creek Times, you fail or refuse  to contribute your portion of such expenditure,  namely ?l,s3."5. together with all costs of adver.  tisiuir. your   interest   iu   said   miueral   claims  shall become rested in us (vour co-owncrs)upoii  lilinir in the proper ollice iu thar behalf the affidavit required  by  section 4 of the Mineral Act  Assessment Act. 1000.  Dated this 22nd cloy of April, 1904.  Geo. A. McKacuis,  llAHKY   A. SltAl.r.Bri'IlKKGKK.  MINERAL   ACT,  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Aiitflo-Saxon"   "Doer Del I" and "Xittlp. Fete"  Mineral Claims, situate in  tlie  Greenwood  Mininir Division of  Yale   District.     Where  located : On Saw or llalcer Creole ou or near  Anarchist Mountain.  TAKE  NOTICE   that  I.  John   P.  McLeod,  Flee Mill   r's Certiiicate  No.  li K0240, acliuir as  airent   lor  Thomns  McDonnell,   free   Minor's  Certiiicate No  15 55.181   and   Mart-   A.    Dcsro-  siors,   Free   Minor's   Colli lieutc   No.    li   N015S,  intend.      sixty days       from        llio       date  hereof, to apply to the Mininir Recorder  for Certificates of Improvements for the purpose of obtainiuir Crown Grants to the above  claims.  And further  take notice  that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced   before  the  issuance of such certificates of'improvements,  Dnled Uiis2Sth dav of Mav, 1904.  "J. P. M'EEOD.  ERNEST J. CARTIER, Proprietor.  Finest Furnished House in tlie Boundary  Steam Heated. Lighted throughout with electric lights.  We offer special inducements to travellers as we have the  finest sample rooms in the city.    Our  bar  excells  all others.  ���a��#��(#��ns��t#����if#*��a��������n������������#��#��*��' �������������-��� #������#��#��#��#*��*��$����-��  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Springfield" Mineral Claim, situate iu tlie  Geeenwood Miiiiujr Division of Yale District. Where located:���In Beaver Creek-  Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  airent for James Napier Paton, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B62156, and Ralph  Sinales, Free Miner's Certificate No. 1J55521,  intend, sixty days from the date hereof to  apply to the Mining Recorder for n Corlificnte  of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining  a  Crown Grim I of tlie above claim  And further take notice  Hint net ion.  tinder  Section ��� ".  ni'js'.  he  rommeii*"*'*1   before   tha  issuance of such uei'ti'"*ate of hnviovuiu<i\...  Dated :hin 3rd day of March. A. D., i904.  I. II. Hau.ktt.  MINERAL ACT  1896.  Certificate of Improvement  NOTICE.  OWL Mineral Claim,  situate in the Greenwood  Mining Division of Yale District.     Located  iu Deadwood Camp joining llio Tiiilic   Al u  oral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE that 1, Sydney M. Johnson,  Free Mineis Certiiicate No.   D. 5525C aclinir for  self  and as airent for  Georjrc R. Nadeu, Free  Miners Certiiicate No. 15 41055. John N. Greden,  Free Miners Certificate   No.   H   55145.  and   the  liritish America Development  Co..  Ltd.,   Free  Miners  Certificate No.   I!  71612,   intend,   sixty  davs from the date hereof, to apply to the Mininir Kecordor I'or a Certiiicate of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtainiuir a  Crown (.rant of  the above claim.  And further take notice  that   action,   under  section    37,    must   be  commenced   before   the  issuance    of    such     Certificate     til    Improvements.  Dated this 30th day of April, A. I)., 1904.  SYDNEY M. JOHNSON.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Paymaster" Mineral  Claim,   situate   iu   the  Greenwood Mininir  Division   of Yale District.     Where  located:     Near Beaverdell.  West Fork Kettle River.  '-pAKE NOTICE that I, Robert Wood, Free  J_      Miller's   Certiiicate No. 'USD 115,  intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mininir Recorder for a Certiiicate of  Improvements  for  the purpose of obtaining a Crown  0 rant of tlie above claim.  And   further take notice Hint action,  under  section 3S, must be cniitiuouccd   before tlie issuance of such Certificateof Improvements,  Dated this 1st dav of Auirust. A. D.. 1904.  K'JBERT WOOD.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICK  "VICEROY" Fraction Mininir Claim, situate  in the Greenwood Mininir Division of Yale  District. Whore located: In Deadwood  camp, adjoining?  tlie  No. 9 Mineral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. John-  sou, Free Miners' Certiiicate No. M80515,  actiiifr for self aud as atront for Charles II.  Tye, Free Miners'Certiiicate Nn.JI.--.5703: Pat  Dickey, Free Miners' Certificate No. UStWii.aud  Duncan Mcintosh, Free Miners' certificate No.  i;S5fi97.intend sixty days from the date hereof,to  apply to the Miuiiijr Recorder for a Certificate  of Improvements, for the purpose of obtainiuir  a Crown Grunt of the above claim.  Aud fuillier take notice that action, under  section 37, ni list be commenced before the issuance of such Certiiicate of Improvements.  Dated this 12th day of Au.irust, A. I). 1904.  Svnxiiv M. Johnson.  Head Office : 204 Dearborn St., Chicago, 111.  AGEfCTS  MINING    PROPERTIES    OF    MERIT    PURCHASED   OR   ��� EVELOPED.  $*0*B��#����#-89����B9S��������#*��t>-����*��*S*��*��S*  Wash.  Notice    is    hereby   given   that   the ! FOR   SALE  undersigned willc not   be   responsible  for any bills contracted by Frank Mil- l     Six ronnicii house and out buildings,  ler.a minor, who left his home on the I s*'*'"'-d ������'- Everett avenue, Anaconda.  Lath and  plastered   throughout,   good  l.>th instant. 'o.-llar. Lvim Creek water at door.   Can  Judck Mu.r.KK. I i,e piiri-i a-t-d ei*eap and on easy terms.  Apply: 15  J. CAMERON, on premises.  MINERAL ACT. \  CerlTfiyte of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Lttckv   Hoy,"   "Kcii    Jacket"    and   "Never  Sweat" mineral claims,  situate  iu   the   Greenwood   Mininir    Division  of   Yale  District.  Whore l.icated:  Ou China  Creek,  ou West  Fork of Kettle river.  TAKE NOTICK that Sydney M. Johnson,  Free Miner's Certificate No. 1141751 for  self and as airent for Geo. R. Naden, Free  Miller's Certificate No. IS4I655: W. G. Gaunce.  Free Miner's Certificate No. 15S020S:Tlin Ilrkisli  American Development Co.. Ltd.. Free Miner's  Certiiicate No. U71M2. and F. F. Ketchuiu, Free  Miner's Certificate No. I!SSf>00,iuteud, sixty days  from the date hereof, to apply to the Miuii'ifr Recorder for a certificate of Improvements, for  the puopose of obtainiuir a crown oranl of the  above claims  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issu-  auceof such cert:Iicate of improvements.  Dated this 3Uh day of February, A. D. 1904.  Siiutkv M. Johnson.  Spokane.  Wash I      Aiipconda, B.C., Jttlv 22nd, 1904.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "UTE" Fractional Mineral Plaini, situate iu  the Greenwood minimr division of Yale  district.    Where located:   Iu Copper camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, C. y"E. Shaw, airent  for John Moran, Free Miners' Certificate  No. Ii. $0433, intend, sixty days from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining .Recorder for a  Certificateof improvements, for the purpose  of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37. must bo comuionood before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 23rd day of July. A. D. 1904.  C. /K. Shaw V. ,L. S-  DISSOLUTION   OF   PARTNERSHIP.  MOTICIS IS IIIOKEDV GIVEN that the  partnership heretofore oxistiuy between  I In: iiudeisiirned. under Ihe firm name of Denip-  sey -X: Mel'h M'son, carryinir ou business as  Hotel Keepoisal the llniindary falls Hotel, at  Doiindary Falls in the District of Yale, is this  dav dissolved bv mutual consent.  Dated al linuudary Falls, IS. C, June 27, 1904.  Witness, CHAS.  A. DlCMt'SEY  gbo. ii. gkav.       alex. Mcpherson.  0- S. FLOYD. Proprietor.  PURE  MILK   AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any pari*  of the citv. >  y  BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES.  5;?V'.  I  I  I  I  f  BIG FIRE  AT MIDWAY  J.   McNicol's    Store    and  Other Buildings Burned.  mmmmmmmmm  is  The Midway Advance  Office is Completely Wiped Out-  Midway was visited by a disastrous  lire on Friday niefht. J. McNicol's big-  general store, the Advance office, the  barber shop and one or two vacant  building's were destroyed and it was  only by Dlowing' up a building' with  dynamite that the fire was checked  and the rest of the town was sared.  lortunately there was little or no wind  because on account of the lack of water  little could be done to check the flames.  The origin of the fire is unknown.  About half past eleven Friday night  James Bush was awakened by noise  and looking out of his window saw  llames running up the side of McNicol's  store. When he got to the scene of  the fire the stairway going up the hall  above the store was all in tlames and  i a looking into the store he could see  lire inside; showing that the fire had  started from the inside. As everything  was as dry as tinder around the store  it is presumed that a tramp had  thrown down a match or cigarette, or  some passerby smoking had carelesly  thrown his stub near the building.  Before the town could be aroused the  entire building- was in tlames, and  what little wind there was being from  the west, the Advance building soon  caught and was also doomed. In order  to sava Hain & Go's store and post  office, the barber shop run by Ed.  Mellville was blown up with dynamite;  this checked the tlames. Thomas'  drug store to the east of McNicols received a scorching as did also the  customs oflice across the street.  The losses are heavy and insurance  small. The largest loser is McNicol.  He is one of the pioneer merchants of  the district and carried a large stock of  general merchandise. His store buildings aud all his goods were completely  destroyed.    His loss  will   easily reach  CAPITAL $250,000  Divided into $1,000,000, at 25c Each.  The area of an oil field is the most valuable land known to commerce, its shares are a good investment because those that invest  now get in on the ground floor. Get a prospectus of the Company  read it carefully and ask yourself the question whether it is not a  fair risk that this company should come to occupy an equally commanding position in the oil industry.  SHARES ARE NOW FOR SALE IN BLOCKS OF FORTY AT TWENTY FIVE CENTS PER SHARE.  For Full Information Apply to      J^Te^TlC \^   McLailie  Broker & General Insurance Agent,  Copper Street, Greenwood.  312,000, with about $5,000 insurance.  The Midway advance was ��� the  pioneer newspaper of the Boundary.  It was established in 1894 by Norris  and Stuart. C. M. Crottse acquired the  plant and building about three years  ago an<* conducted the paper since  then. The Loss is about S2000 with  ��600 insurance.  There was no insurance on theGuess  building which years ago was used by  Guess Bros, as an assay office, but  which was vacant at the time of the  fire.  The building which was used for a  barber shop and was blown up was  owned bv Geo. Cunningham, the mining recorder. A small insurance was  carried.  GREENWOOD MEN  ���CKKK>0-CKX><>0<H>CK>0<K><>OCK>CX><>00  6  CONCERT POSTPONED.  Owing- to the sad and  sudden death of Herbert  Redpath a member of the  Citizen's band, the concert  announced in another column   is  postponed  until  a  later date.  00000*00<K>0��KX>0<>0<KKKK><KK)0  SCHOOL BOOKS  SCHOOL BOOKS  SCHOOL BOOKS  Complete stock of Text  Books, Scribblers Exercise Books, Pencils, etc.  ROCK BOTTOM PRICES  COLES & FRITH  Books,   Stationer}-,   Cigars,  Wall Papers, Etc.  Now Engaged in Mining and Smelting  in Alaska-  The Mining Journal published at  Ketchekan, Alaska co ttains an interesting account of the mines and  smelters of the Brown Alaska company. A number of familiar names  are mentioned in connection with the  enterprise as the following will show:  J.! J. Parker, a mine operator and  manager of ability and long practical  experience, has charge of the mine,  and unlike his predecessors is pro*  ceeding on a systematic plan of development looking to the largest production of which the mine may be  capable, and that his efforts in that  direction will be abundantly rewarded  may be fairly well consicered a-reason-  able certainty.  Dr. Paul Johnson, under whose personal supervision and direction the  plant was begun and brought to its  present state of perfection, stands high  among -the,-, scientific.ijjLl!iL^P���9.*J<?aV  smelting managers and operators of  the U. S., and to his signal ability and  indomitable energy is mainly due the  credit for the inauguration within so  short a space of time of an industrial  enterprise destined to be so prolific of  future, if not immediate, beneficial results to this immediate section of  Alaska. In this work he has had the  aid of an able staff of assistants���notably L-. C. Shaw, chief constructor of  buildings, C. Sorenson, master mechanic, R. T-iclen, draughtsman, and  Gus. Sunberg, assayer.  \V A. Hark'tn, who was in the city  for several days this week, bonded the  Canadian and Coro claims from James  Sutherland. The claims adjoin the  Crescent in Skylark camp, owned by  the Chicago & B. C. Mining company.  The Crescent lead passes through  them. The ore runs high in silver  and gold   and   assays   run from S100 a  ���.on upwards.  ..X****->:*-*>MK��M~>*<~X"X">***^  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  '4  Y  Y  Y  *  ?  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THE BEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY  We   mend   watches too  iirend=tlremJ inutile" right  way.  A. LOGAN & CO.,  Greenwood, B. C.  Notice to   Creditors  (������  PORTMAN   & PORTMAN  Proprietors  ASK FOR  E-Lt  The Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hops, Try  ItTItls&ei^onHrau^  .��� <k<��:~x��:~x~x~>w-:~-;"X"X~x<*'X*��:--':- ���:������:������  ���:���*���:-*���:������:*-������>  in the matter ofthe Estate of John Sullivan  late of Boundary District, Kettle River,  near town of Midway, British Columbia.  Deceased.  NOTICE is hereby jfiveil pursuant to tin:  "Tr slues and Executors Act" that all  creditors mid others having claims against the  estate ol tlie said John Sullivan who died on  or about tin* V>tli clay of February A. I). l'KU,  are i'ci|tiired on or before tlie 1st "day of October  A. I). VMM. to send by post prepaid or deliver lo  the undersigned their Christian and surnames,  addresses aud descriptions, the full particulars  of their clniins, duly voritled, the statement of  their accounts, r,iul the nature of lite securities  'if anv) held bv them.  AXD FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that after  sucu last mentioned dale Ihe executor will proceed to oistribute tlie assetsof thesaid deceased  anionjrsi tin. parties entitled thereto haviutr  rejrard only to the claims of uliiuli he shall  then have not ice and that thesaid exeutors will  not be liable for the said assets or any part  thereof lo any person or persons of whose  claims notice shall not have been received by  him at the time ot such distribution.  Dated this loth dav of Jim- A. D. 1904.  McPHlLLII'S WOOTTON & BARNARD,  Of IlauK- of Montreal Chambers,Victoria H. C.  Solicitors for tin? executor of the last will of  the said deceased.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  ''Stratlimor*.'." "Caltao. and "Nelson" Mineral  Claims siiu He in the Creeuwood Mininir  Division* Vale District. Where located:  In I'ro. i'l.-uce Camp, near to the Defiance  mineral claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Elizabeth Calloway,  of Greenwood a foresaid,Eree Miner'sCertilica'le  Xo.i:*57.:ii. i-ii- *nd.sixty days from the date hereof, to appl.- to ihe-Miiiiu^ Kecorder for it Certiiicate ot 1 mpi'ov ���MU'tits. for the purpn-M* ol obtaining Clown *'.r.*iMs ou tin* above claims.  And further take notice that aciion. under  section 37. i'-iu*-' be.coiiiutenced before llleissu-  m nee of srcll Certiticates of Improvements.  Hated tiii*. it.Hi day of September. A.D. ��H  EIUZAl.ETU   CALLOWAY.  Sifcs  Sfc**?.  m  m  Drink Old Fashioned  P MADE BY THE  1 LOUIS F0RSCHNER BREWING CO.  SILVER   STREET.  Union  Meat Market.  I beg to announce to the people of Greenwood  and vicinity that I have taken the business of  the Union Meat Co., over, in this city, and  ask for a share of your patronage. My  wagon will call mornings for your orders and  the greatest care will be taken in filling of  same and prompt delivery. Everything carried in stock that can be had in any up-to-  date butchering establishment. Trustinjr  you will favor us with an order  Yours etc.,  I. P. FLOOD,     Prop.  .:..*'j|  ���Ml BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES  Second Annual Exhibition  of the Nelson Agricultural  and Industrial (Association  NEW BUILDINGS,  Fine Grounds, .    'Big Premium List.  Novel Open <Air cAttraclions.  WRITE  FOR  PRIZE LIST  J.  E.  cANNABLE,    Sec,   Nelson  STRATHMORE  IS BONDFD  C, Scott Galloway's  Property Acquired  of laO feet n-lieti extended and additional distance of about sixty feet. As  soon as this proposed work shall have  been accomplished, the management  will have little difficulty in keeping'  up the shipments, as ample sloping  ground will then be available Recent  assays of ore in the shaft gave a return of $198 per ton. The management anticipate that ore of that value  will be struck, as no attempt was made  to sort the ore in the earljr shipment.  The vein is a true fissure, occurring  in a contract between granite and  lime. Two others parallel veins on  the Strathmore also give promise of  disclosing equally high grade ore  when developed. They will ultimately be reached by the cross-cut tunnel,  which has already been driven ISO feet  in the direction of No. 1 vein.  A   High   Grade   Mine   in  the  High  Grade Belt.  Smith Curtis, Rossland, F. H.  Knight, Grand Forks, Alex. Millers  and others are a syndicate which have  secured a working bond on the Strathmore from C. Scott Galloway the  owner. Their intention is to incorporate a company to acquire and develop their high grade claim.  The Strathmore is a full claim It-  is situated in what is locally known as  tlie north belt, being separted from the  Providence by only one property.  A shaft 60 feet deep has been sunk  on the lead. At the bottom of the  shaft the vein was found to have faults  ed, and accordingly a rrnss cut was  run a distance of 60 feet, wli* u the  lead was again encountered. In this  working the vein is .[uite ,-lrong,  av;ra^ing six to eigiit inches in width  and in several places swelling lo a  width of twelve inches. Drifts were  also run from the 50-foot level of the  shaft in both diretious for nearly 60  feet. From these workings, and from  the sides of the shaft, considable ore  was extracted by the late owners. On  the surface there are numerous open  cuts and a deep trench opened up  along the course of the vein. Thus  far the property has shipped about  thirty tons of high-grade ore, some of  which was hauled in the early days in  sleighs to Marcus, whence it was shipped by rail to the Tacoma smelter.  The last shipment of three tons was  ���extracted from the- surface ^workings,  about a year ago. It was treated at  the Boundary Falls smelter and netted  S78 per ton in silver and gold. The  latter represents 10 per cent of the  total values.  The Syndicate intend to drift south  on the vein shown up on the 50-foot  level and extend the working Lo a  point underneath the trench and open  cuts from which the last shipment of  ore was extrated. Then the work of  stoping out the ore will be rushetl in  order to make a carload shipment before the end of next month. The  Strathmore also has a ISO-foot tunnel  which will crosscut the vein at a depth  Wise and  Otherwise  J. Lawrence, superintendent of the  C, & W. was in the city this week.  Miss Myra Thompson of Spokane is  visiting her sister Mrs.  Duncan Ross.  Alex Miller manager of the Helen  left on Tuesday morning for San  Francisco, his father being seriously  ill there.  Rev. Mr. D. McKee left on Monday  to attend a meeting of the Presbytery  of Kootenay which was held at Fernie  this week.  W. T. Hunter, manager of the  Hunter-Keudiick company left this  week on a business trip to North  Dakota.  Geo, D. Clark, a well known Grand  Forks merchant was in the city this  week taking a look at a genuine high  grade mining camp.  Mr. and Mrs. McDonald of Molson  were in the city this week accompanied  by their daughter Mrs. S. Breslauer  who is visiting them from San Francisco.  Sydney M. Johnson, C. E-, returned  this week from a professional trip to  the West Fork country. His work included the survey of Gauvereau's  ranch.  P. Welch manager for J. W. Stewart  was in the city this week and reports  that good progress is being made on  all railway construction under his  charge in the province.  The Thomas Drug Company has  moved to the Guess block. The new  premises have been specially refitted  for the drug store which is one of the  best equipped in the province.  Geo. R. Naden of the Bealey Investment company left this week on a  business trip to the Similkameen. E.  H. Mortimer of Phoenix is looking  after his business interests during his  absence.  Smith Curtis was over from Rossland this week in connection  with the  deal on the Strathinoje. The annual  meeting of the Denoro Mines, Ltd. was  held iu Rossland last week. A very  encouraging report was read by J. S.  C. Fraser the retiring president. All  the liabilities of the old company have  been paid and the directors were  authorized tj purchase new properties.  Mayor Rumbergerof Phoenix was in  the city this week.  J. Cuthbert Welch, superintendent  of Ihe Montreal and Boston smelter,  has returned from a business trip to  Spokane.  The f.uieral of the late Adolphus  Ferguson took place Saturday afternoon aud was largely attended. Services at the grave were conducted by  Rev. W. A. Robins. The pall bearers  were Messrs. G. A. Rendell, A. Patterson, A. S. Black, J. McCreath, Phil  McDonald and C. Scott Galloway.  E. H, Thurston of the Carmi mine  was in the city this week arranging a  contract for treatment of concentrates. The stamp mill and concentrator  on the property have been running for  several days. The plant is running  smoothly under the superintendence of  R. C. Longley. This is the litst plant  installed on the West Fork and its  success augurs well for the future of  that promising district.  At an annual meeting and dinner of  the Kettle River Pioneers Association  held recently at S. T. Larsen's, Rock  Creek, P. T. McCallum of Grand Forks  was elected president and W. Powers,  secretary-treasurer. The dinner was  an excellent one which did credit to  the host and hostess and was much  enjoyed. Speeches song and reminis-  ences of the glorious past made the  evening pass awajr ver_v quickly.  Chas. Wyatt,.met with a serious accident at the Emma on Monday last.  He had just goiij on shift after a blast  in the quarry, a large piece of rock  was overhanging and thinking it  necessary to blast it he was preparing  to do the same when the piece fell  throwing him over a pile of rock. The  bones of his arm were so badly shattered at the elbow that he was taken  to the Greenwood hospital where it  was found necessary in amputate: the  arm above the elbow. Wyait has a  wife living in Spoknne.  Louis Bosshart who recently re-  turned from the.jiiajjLKeU_le^iv.e_rdjsr  trict brought down with him some  magnificent specimens of free gold  from his claim on Cedar creek Cedar  creek empties into the main river near  Sullivan's ranch and Mr. Bosshart's  claims are located about 12 miles up  the creek. He has called t.he camp  Silver camp. He has exposed a rich  galena vein on the surface for about  1000 feet and has sunk a hhaft 12 feet  at the bottom of which is from lyi. to  3 feet of quartz carrying free gold.  The camp is practically a new and  undeveloped one and Mr. Bosshart is  being congratulated on having again  struck it rich.  UPw  WE BEG TO ANNOUNCE TO  OUR CUSTOMERS THAT WE  HAVE MOVED INTO OUR NEW  STORE, IN THE   9  .GUESS  AND TRUST TO RECEIVE THE  SAME SHARE 0E YOUR PATRONAGE THERE AS IN OUR  FORMER LOCATION  UG CO  COMBINATION  IS BONDED  Local Miners Secure a High  Grade Property.  r-.'"Tg^T?*-,*T*3S!EJS  IHE PHOVIDDKE CAMP  Rich Ore Taken From the Shaft Some  Years Ago.  D. McGillis, M. Carvlan and L,. .M.  Knowles, well known local miners,  have leased and bonded the Combination in Providence camp. The property is owned by a joint stock company,  the principal shareholders of -which  live in Spokane. The Combination is  located on Boundary Creek, immediately above the Elkhorn. It was bonded in the early days of the camp and  some magnificent specimens of high  grade ore were taken from the shaft  which was sunk on the claim. For  the past four years the "property has  not been worked. A narrow vein of  high giade gold and silver ore has  been exposed ou the property and  further development work is likely to  uncover new veins. Work was begun  on the claim this week.  TAKE   A  KODAK  ���WITH   YOU  liOdilKS,  Ipb 10 J)"/  at catalogue prices.  SMITH &  McRAE  GREENWOOD. B. C.  BR MATHISON    DENTIST  Opposite Post Office  GREENWOOD  -  -  B C  J. G. LANG  -PROVINCIAL,  ASSAYER  Specialties:   Checking   Smelter   Returns,    Concentration,   Cyanide    and  Amalgamation Tests.  GREENWOOD,    :   :   B. C.  Greenwood Liquor  Wholesale Dealers   in   Choicest  Brands   of  Wines,  Liquors and Cigars.  " PABST fe  Sole Boundary  Agents For  Brewing^*�� J  IA>  COMPANY'S  CELEBRATED  MILWAUKEE  ��� LAGER  BEER  Drink Iron Brew  The Ideal Drink  JAS. 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