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 llio  iilat-ari   ���  $t#-\. : .Llbrar  f  0  1  ��  Vol. 7.  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17  1902.  No. 8.  r  -**-���  Percy F. Godenrath Returns  From Similkameen.  Development Work Carried on During  Summer,  Canada's Share in the Fair  Percy F. Godenrath returned to  from the Similkameen district on Monday last and left for Spokane to be absent about 10 days. Speaking of the  trip he said : "It is nearly a year since  I was last in the Similkameen and during that period much has been done to  demonstrate the fact that valuable  seams ot coal underlay what is described as the Princeton eoal basin.  This basin, according- to William Black-  more M. E., who is consulting engineer for the Ashnola Coal Company, is  roughly nine miles in length by from  seven to eight miles in width. It contains both lignitic and bituminous  seams of coal. During the summer  three different companies have been  exploiting the coal, measures at depth  by the aid of bore drills. The Ashnola  Coal Company's drill was sunk to a  depth of 1,000 feet, on landJadjoining  the Vermilion .Forks Mining & Development Company. At a depth of 700  feet the drill passed through a six foot  seam which is believed to be- bituminous. With a six inch shale parting, a  second seam was encountered four feet  in thickness, making practically a ten  foot-seam, i These are the'upper seams  in a series which consists of three zones  and it is estimated that the whole of  ��� the coal bearing strata will be passed  through at a depth of 1,500 feet. This  fully demonstrates the predictions  made by Mr. Blackmore, last fall, and  also establishes the fact that whether  or not coking coal is found, the coal  will make a high grade steam and domestic fuel  "From Mn Earnest Waterman, manager of the Vermilion Forks Mining &  Devetapment Company, an English  company, I received considerable data,  regardjng^J:he_i_operation1--of^his--,:Coni-.  pany's bore-drilling. This company  has two coal leases one for 312 acres,  immediately adjoining the townsite of  Princeton and another for 640 acres.  The bore operations have been confined  to the townsite, and two holes have  been sunk respectively 280 and 303 feet,  and a third is being put down. On the  lirst, at a depth of seventy feet a seam  18 feet five and one half inches was  passed through, as also two other  seama four and six feet in thickness.  Below the larger seam no other coal  was struck. In the second hole at a  depth of 202 feet a five foot seam was  passed through. The third hole at the  time I left Princeton was down 110 feet  and in sandstone. The analysis of the  sample of coal taken fram the second  showed 47 per cent carbon, and when  one considers that the coal is more or  less mixed in with the sandstone drillings the per centage is good. Samplings ofthe coal taken fpom the pit1  give as high as S3 per cent carbon.  In fact it is a high grade steam and domestic coal.  The third drill was in charge of  Alexander Sharp, M. E., representing  the Holt syndicate. Absolutely no information was obtainable in camp re.  garding what was encountered, beyond  the fact that several seams of coal  were penetrated;' The information I  obtained, while not authentic, stated  that the bore was sunk 823 feet.  Certain it is that Mr. Sharpe expressed  himself as pleased with the results obtained,  "The Osoyoos & Similkameen Coal &  Exploration Company which I represent has acquired 10 coal claims, in  different sections of the basin. After  title has been obtained the ground will  be surveyed. We have some splendid  showings of coal."  Will be Represented in all Important  Departments*  World's Fair, St. Lotus, Oct., 20���  President Francis has assigned to Canada a commanding site for its building  at the World's Fair. ' It will be near  the Administration Building and near  one of the main entrances. Mr. William Hutchinson, the Canadian Com-  miisioner accompanied by W. H. Hay,  chief decorator and superintendent of  installation, has been here to receive  the allotment. The Dominion will not  only have a special pavilion of its own,  but will also be represented in the  principal departments. The exhibits  from that country will be representative of agriculture, horticulture,  mines and minerals, forestry, livestock  and manufactures.  Canada's pavilion will be a rendezvous for Canadian, visitors, and will be  tastefully decorated of trophies made  up of fruits, cereals and ' grasses.  While in the.city Commissioner Hutchinson conferred with President Francis  and other officials of the Exposition,  He will now make estimates of the  ���pace required in the exhibit buildings.  The commissioner has available for  his purposes about $125,000, and he  has also the machinery of an established and permanent exposition bureau  which forms a part of the department  of agriculture.  Il  IMG  How the Day Was Spent in  Greenwood.  II  Delightful at Home Given by Local  Oddfellows.  Mining Notes.  A rate of $2.50 a ton has been made  by the Kettle Valley lines for trial  shipments of ore from the Republic  mines to the smelters at Trail and  Nelson.  Immense deposits of high grade iron  ore have been discovered . in the Cascade mountains in the state of Washington by prospectors from Everett.  Blessing" of the Bell.  Interesting Service in Sacred Heart.  Mining in Surnpter, Ore., is enjoying a mild boom caused by a rich  discovery having lately been made on  the Cracker-Oregon properties.  C. W. H. Sansora will start work in  a few days upon the Gold Finch. This  property was bonded and leased a few  months ago by Jas, Sutherland and  Phil McDonald of Greenwood and  several cars of high grade ore were  extracted arid shipped to the Trail  smelter, netting the operators a handsome profit. . Now _ihaLJMr._-jSa.nsp.nr  has got the property back in his own  hands he will do some mining on his  own account.  Several large nuggets have been  picked up on Dragon Creek about 15  miles from Barkerville. One of the  nuggets was worth $110. The property is owned and operated by  Tacoma capitalists.  A trial shipn.ent of 165 tons of ore  from the Iron Mask mine at Kamloops  to a Boundary smelter yielded a net  profit of $20.00 per ton.  It is announced that a new company  has been formed for the purpose of  acquiring the Rathmullen group in  Summit camp.  The Cariboo Gold Mining company  of Camp McKinney will declare a  dividend of two and a half per cent on  the capital stock next month.  Sloean Star Fatality.  Do you use Blue Ribbon Tea ?  The Sloean Star mine has had its  first fatal accident. On Thursday  evening David Kerr, tl.e son of a P.  E. I. doctor, who has been an employee at the Sloean Star for several  years was crushed to death by the fall  of about a ton of rock in the tunnel  connecting the above property with  the Silversmith.  Kerr was clearing the track of muck  preparatory to running out his car  when the mass of rock fell striking  him on the back and head killing him  instantly.  $5���$10 - $15���Sewing machines for  sale or rent A. L. White & Co. New  O. I, C, Store.  Thanksgiving Day was generally  observed in Greenwood. All places of  business were closed and many took  advantage of the glorious weather to  spend a day in the open air.  In the afternoon a shooting tournament was held at the athletic grounds.  There was a large attendance of spectators, who thoroughly enjoyed the  efforts made to hit the bull'seye. In  fact it appeared as if some of the contestants were shooting under a misapprehension. They evidently considered that the object of the contest was to  avoid piercing the bit of canvas placed  against the hill. From this point of  view they succeeded admirably. On  the other hand, some exceptional scores  were made, when it is considered that  it was the first shoot ever held in  Greenwood, and that the rifles were of  every age and make.  There were two contests, both 200  yards. In the first each contestant  was given five trials, the possible score  being 25. There were twenty entries.  W. Hi Webb and G. E. Richardson tied  for first place with a score of 17. * The  first six were as follows :  -;���"���**' W.H. Webb.:..vU;.......:.J.:.'J-..'.-17;  G. E. Richardson..  17  A. Logan 14  C. E. Merritt 13  A. D. Hallett. ...13  W. G. McMynn... ...11  Webb arid Richardson in shooting  off the tie again tied, but finally Webb  hit the bull'seye while Richardson got  an inner.  In the second contest the contestants  had three shots, with a possible score  of 15. A. Wilmot was the victor, the  highest scores following :  A. Wilmot 11  ^^^GrEjRichardson"trr*?;:^r:t:":::::10 *" ~"~  A. Logan  9  J. G. Martin   9  A. D. Hallett  8  F. W. McLaine .....8  J. R. Porter  8  The most exciting contest was that  between W. M. Law and J. L. White.  It  was  decided  that  they  shoot until  one or the other hit the target,  when  the  fortunate one should be declared  the victor.   After  several   rounds   of  ammunition had been used, the scorer  announced  that Mr. Law was the better shot, a3 he had succeeded in making  an outer.   Mr.  White states  that  he  has evidence that the scorer had become tired  and  that he made this announcement simply to end the contest.  It is likely that this charge against  the scorer will be investigated further.  Those taking part thoroughly enjoyed the outing, and  judging   by   the  large number of entries and the  interest shown by the spectators, there is  no good reason* why a strong rifle association should not be organized here.  In the evening the Oddfellows  were  at  home in   their   comfortable   lodge  room'to about one hundred  members  and their friends.    Cards and various  other games  were played, an interesting programme  of songs,   music and  speeches  was carried  out,  and   tasty  refreshments  served.     Everyone  was  made to feel at home and the committee in charge, Messrs.  Holmes, Mortimer and McKenzie, were congratulated  on all sides for the success of the affair.  At the various homes the day  was  quietly spent.   Mrs. Caulfield gave an  afternoon   at   her   cosy   residence on  Kimberley avenue, which was  attended by a large number of ladies.    Turkeys and other good things were plentiful at homes and hotels.    While there  is  no  boom in Greenwood, it is something to be thankful for that there is  no distress, but that all have plenty.  His Lordship Bislicp A. Dontenwill  of New Westminister, "owing to the  train being delayed, missed the boat at  Arrowhead, Friday morning and consequently cannot reach here for Sunday. The interesting and impressive  service of blessing the bell is therefore  delayed until the following Sunday  when at ten a. m. the service will begin  His Lordship will be assisted by Rev.  Father Bedard O. M. I,  The new bell which is to be blessed  on Sunday at the Sacred Heart  Church was purchased from "TheC. S.  Bell Co., "Hillsboro, Ohio, U. S. A.  It is made of an alloy of Cast Steel  and Crystal Metal peculiar to that firm,  and is the best of its class; it is 34 iuches  in diameter and weight 487 lbs. complete, except ropes, the bell and mountings weigh 764 lbs.  GROP  An Exceptional Harvest on  Anarchist Mountain.  l.UI[I,J.P.,i8��I  He  LOCAL   AND   PERSONAL.  E.  J.  Wilson  has  visit to Spokane.  returned, from a  Thos. Parker, inspector of weights  and measures, is here on official business.  Blake Wilson of P. Burns & Co. and  F. B. Black the firm's auditor was here  this week. ���  R. L. Cawston came over from Ker-  emeos this week with a bunch of cattle  for P. Burns & Co.  Explains Matters in Connection  With the Waterloo.  Born���At Greenwood, B. C, on Saturday, the 11th inst.. to Mr. and Mrs.  Thos. McDonnell, a son.  Mrs. A. E. Godenrath came over  from Grand Forks to meet her son  Percy, and will remain here for some  'time.   . ���" '       *'���'"."������''''���,     .'������ '  The old court house is being  to  the new government site.  Bros, have the contract.  moved  Smith  Thos. McDonnell is wearing a broad  smile these days. There is a recent  arrival at his house.   It is a boy.  R. L. Ford, agent for the Chicago,  Milwaukee and St. Paul, with headquarters at Spokane, was in the city  this   week.  Jas. Anderson manager of the Bank  of B. N. A. Rossland is here spending  his holidays and seeing his numerous  old time friends. ���  R. G. Sidley, J. P.. Anarchist Mountain, was in the city this week. Mr.  Sidley reports an exceptional harvest  this year. The yield was prolific, and  the splendid weather permitted harvesting the crop in the very best shape.  Mr. Sidley himself has tons of grain,  bnt he is in the same predicament as  other farmers in that vicinity���without  a market. They are anxiously awaiting the advent of a railway, when the  Anarchist Mountain district will become one of the most important agricultural sections of the province.' The  acreage is there, the soil is rich and  seemingly inexhaustible, and the climate perfect.  In the meantime the farmers are  feeding the most of the grain, and selling cattle and hogs. The long haul on  wagons would eat up the sale price for  grain at the nearest market���Greenwood.  Mr. Sidley's name has been connected with the alleged jumping of the  Waterloo claim in Camp McKinney.  The facts are that Mr. Bennett, who  re-staked the Waterloo, held a claim  near the Waterloo in conjunction ���'with-  Mr. Sidley. This claiin rati out, and  Bennett re-located at midnight in another's name. At three o'clock the  following morning the then foreman  of the Waterloo jumped Bennett's  claim and adversed his record. He  went to Mr. Sidley for advice, and as  the latter is a Justice of the Peace and  well versed in the mining law, he  pointed out that as. the Waterloo company had allowed its free miner's license to lapse, the Waterloo claim was  vacant and open for re-location. Bennett promptly relocated the claim, and  now negotiations are underwayjfpr a  cessation of hostilities.  The Clarendon after being renovated  and refitted throughout has been reop  ened with Fred. Munn in charge. The  bar fixtures and decorations are tasty  and everything attracts the thirsty.  Are you using "Blue Ribbon Ceylon  tea" ?  .__  I. Ostroski of the Greenwood Trading Company was called to Spokane  last week by the serious illness and  subsequent death of his wife. Mrs.  Ostroski had been ill for a long time  and lived in Spokane to secure medical  treatment. The interment took place  at Spokane. Besides the bereaved husband she left two sons who are going  to  school in Vancouver.  Neck broke, eyes out, house upside  down. "Old Cap" will clean your  chimney etc. etc. Leave word at  Queen's Hotel or O. I. C. New & second  hand store.  Old Timer is Back.  pio-  this  For sale the finest 6 foot show cases  in the land. 2nd Hand A. L. White  & Co.  W. A. Keith of the firm of  Keith  &  Ketchum eame down  from Beaverdell  on Tuesday.    He reports   times   very  quiet up  the West Fork.    Only about  15  men  are at work on the properties  around Beaverdell  and there is no one  left at Carrni and not a single miner is  working between   West    Bridge   and  Beaver Creek.     This state of affairs  he of course  Jays to the non-completion  of  the  West Fork wagon road, as  all the properties in the district upon  which  development    work   has   been  done are looking well, and several of  them are  in a position to begin shipments as soon as there are any  transportation   facilities   to  the Boundary  reduction works.     Mr. Keith returned  to Beaverdell on Wednesday.  Charles M. Rendell one of the  neers of the Boundary returned  week from Newfoundland where he  resided for the last four years. Mr.  Rendell was accompanied Mrs. Rendell and they will reside here in the  future, probably at Eholt. Mr. Rendell  came to Kettle River about 15 years  ago and engaged in mining and rarich-  uiitil 1898 when he returned to his old  home iu Newfoundland. Having once  breathed the free and bracing air of  the west he couldn't remain among the  fish and fog and decided to come back  for g-ood. All the old timers were glad  to see his genial countenance and hope  that he may get fame and fortune here  He is a brother of Geo. Arther Rendell  of Rendell & Co.  "Hello, Bill." answer to the call "advertise." Note us, the O. I. C. New &  Second Hand Store, A. L. White & Co.  opposite A.  H. Sperry Co.  Ralph W. Trotter Coming.  Rev. Ralph W. Trotter, of Columbia,  will give an address at the first public  meetingof Greenwood Socialist League  No. 50, at the City Hall on Friday  evening, Nov. 7. A good musical programme will be provided. A special  invitation is extended to the ladies.  Everybody welcome.  A. S. Embreh, Sec'y.  \\ THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  ** * ��i as �������-&����##�� a * �� ft �� $*��� s> ft * st�� ��is Sf ��<��� *# w s* # ����;* *:*��� S:.:; s* v *;* s. a �� e ��*���:*��� *���:. **.*��� * * ��*���;*���  * ' *  |     UNION -; THE BEST WORKMANSHIP *  ��       LABEL ? *  �� 5 EVERYTHING GUARANTEED. ��  ���ft   _   <m all C  ��  ���ft  C. a I infills. ^ CLHAN'INC. l'KBSSINC  AND KKIV.I K IXC,  DONE. %  ���ft  �����  ft  a  ��  ft  a  ��  THE LATEST GOODS  THE LOWEST PRICES.  COPPER STREET,  GREENWOOD.  W. EL  Merchant Tailor   % ��� OPPOSITE WINDSOR HOTEL,   J*  Premier Dunsinuir, instead of trying  to satisfy some of the political rumors  that were circulated during his absence from tlie province, is quietiy exploring some of his vast dominions, in  the centre of Vancouver island.  For Sale.  Scrip for 1G0 acres  of  land.    Apply  at this ollice.  ���O 000000*0-000000-00-000000OOOO:S O OOOOOOOOOOOO OOOO OOOOOOOOO  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOftOOOOOOOOOOOOO OOOO OOOOOOOOO  Established 18.16.      Incorporated by Royal Charter.  We have just received a fine line of  neu- harness and all parts of harness,  saddles, bridles, spurs, whips, snaps,  etc. The O. I. C. New & 2nd hand  store, A. L. White & Co.  Found���A bunch of keys. Owner  can get same at Boundary Creek  Times Office.  Cbc  Boundary Creek Times  Issued every Triday  Dhncan Ross _ Managing Editor  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Per Year ". S 2*00  Six Months ;... 1 25  To Foreign Countries  2 50.  FRIDAY, OCTOBER IT, 190:..  AN OPEN LETTER.  To the Honorable W. C. Wki.t.s,  Chief Commissioner  of Lands and Works.  Greeting : You occupy an important position in the g-ovemment of this  province. When you took charg-e of  the Lands and Works department you  inaugurated certain reforms that indicated a better condition of affairs  and the hope that the spending-department of the- government would be  exploited in the interests of the people  and with the view of developing the  natural resources of the pioviuce. But  like most men who abandon principle,  for expediency and endorse any leader  or any policy to retain position, you  hive proved a disappointment. The  Lands and Wo;ks department has retrograded to the position which it so  long and so consistently occupied and  through it, it is apparently impossible  for the people to secure any measure  of justice.  In nothing have you more griveously  disappointed than in the matter of the  "WestForkrbad^" This isTii'o He w "subject. Your attention lias been directed  to this important public work by delegation after delegation, by petition  after petition, by representatives in  the legislature, by your colleagues in  the cabinet and by the public press  who have made the most of the scandal j b0 that you can get out of the scrape  attached to the miserable   fiasco.    You j as  cheaply   as  possible.     But  things  uinbia that while other large constituencies received only 514,500 for  roads, streets, bridges and wharves,  East Yale received $27,250. The reason  you offered for this large appropriation  was that money was needed for the  completion of the West Pork roa'1.  When it was suggested to you that a  special vote should be made for this  purpose and the East Yale vote reduced to that of similar constituencies  yoti replied }hat such a course was not  necessary -but that the West Fork road  could be built with the. extra money  in the East. Yale appropriation.  The reason for-this unusual proceeding is now apparent. The East  Yale district was subdivided by the  redistribution bill. A new constituency was created south of Penticton  and Mr. Price Ellison was left in  p-aceful possession of the rich agricultural Okaiiagan valley. You and  Mr Ellison are evidently labouring  under the impression that the new  district south of Penticton is entitled  to no public money for public works.  While t'ie farmers of the Okanagan  are enjoying a plethora road work and  a saturnalia on public funds, it is impossible to secure the expenditure of  a dollar in necessar*.- public works in  the unfortunate, newly created district in the south. Is the whole of the  $27,250 going to be expended in the  vicinity of Vernon where Mr. Ellison  resides. That can certainly be done as  the vote is a general one, but it is not  keeping faith with the legislature.  It is said that you are never happy  unless following an ignis fatuus and  that one E- H. Thurston, a gentleman  of England, is it iu this case. Some  time ago Mr. Thurston offered to build  a cheap road up the West Fork and  you have been kicking yourself that  you did not accept this offer. You  hope that he may yet make a similar  pfl:er which  you  are willing to accept  have invariably promised to do something, but nothing has-been done. You  are aware that many people went into  the West Fork country and invested  their money there believing that the  word of a man occupying the prominent position which you hold was worthy  have   changed    with   Mr.   Thurston,  When   he   made   thai    offer   he   was  anxious to get a road lo haul out Carnii  ore.    Si nee  then he has offered to buy  adjoining  properties  but   thought the  price asked   loo  high.    He is wealthy  and   has    wealthy    associates.      The  of soma credence.    These   men   after j longer  the  construction   of   the   West  wasting three  hard   years   have left, j fork road is delayed the  easier it will  execrating  the  government and  con-, i,e t0 get   valuable  mining   properties  ditious  in  the  province.     Two  years! at   less   than   they   are   worth.     Mr.  ago you  promised  that the road would ] Thurston and his friend.*, having been  be completed  regardless of cost; one ' delayed at the outset,  can   now  afford  year ago you promised that it would be j to wait one, two or three years if need  completed  next summer; this summer j be.    A   London   chili   is   much -more  you   promised   to   complete   this fall; \ comfortable than a West   Fork  shack.  i  this fall you promised to  send in your j     Providence  may  intervene  to   help  superintendent.    It   is   now within six I you   out.     Willi    an   exceptional    fall  weeks of certain winter  and  not even j winter may be delayed until December.  the last of  these  promises has  been ] prompt action and placing the work in  fulfilled.    Your colleague, the minister ��� charge of the right man will   complete  of mines, during  his visit  here was so j the road   in   five   weeks.    Leave   your  impressed   with   the   urgency  of   this   he-stockinged   engineer   at   home and  work  that   he  wired   you   to do some- '������ send  a   practical   road   man   up  there.  thing immediately aud   you  did   noth-; He catl tl0 tSle   ���YOrk  before   the  snow  tlies.  This appeal   is  just as likely to fail  ing  You are not even keeping  faith with  the   legislature   which   voted   supply.  as  have  all others made to you in this  connection.    There   is   only  one other  If you turn to* page 267 of the statutes   puwer left to move you-the silent yet  of British  Columbia,  1902,   you   will   potent ballot.  there find in an act for  granting cer-;     ..        , ���  Hon. Col. Prior  strenuously-objects  tain  sums of money  for   the   public   t��� r(v-P���f r���^������������,* ,.,',..,  ���> r to receut resurrection   of   the  Messiah  service of  the province of British Col ( of the Provincial Conservatives.  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  A  CAPITAL.   A0I)0,00I)--$4.866.66G.(>6  Reserve Fund,^365,()0O--$l)776)333.33  London England.     1!. ST1KEMAN, General Manager, Montreal,  J. ELMSLY, Inspector. Montreal.  56      liranclies and nyoiits iu all tin: principal cities of  Canada and  tlie United States,  rtp and corruspoiKlciits in all pans of tlie world.  $2 GREENWOOD BRANCH :   Copper Street.  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO* 0000000000000000000000000-6  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO* OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  THE:-  Copper Street.  4  ^  12?  rwn^T*-.-tr*l*^Y^i.>r:n.-r  N*-^/"  Delicious Peaches, Plums,  Pears and Apples at prices that  are right for preserving' ; also  Tomatoes. You can't do'better  than to buy from us.  0   Wholesale and Retail Dealer.  6 Copper Street, Greenwood.  ���O OOOOOOOOOOOO OOOOOOOOO OOOO  MEAI.S  AT ALL HOURS  PRIVATE  ROOMS  FOR   LADIES.  #  Charles R Vittock,  *  *  TRY OUR  COl'im B  tProtfK  '������������. ,~X*AAAAAAAAA  Begs to announce that he  has purchased the -stock of  T- Q. Butler and will open  up in a few days with a  complete stock of  HARNESS  and SADDLES  and everything  that  is to  ^ ^ b^ found JjV^a. ^first-class  harness shop.  Call on him for prices.  Repairing of all Rinds  Done,  ABEL HALLBERG,  COPPER SI REET.  "fc  PACIFIC BLOCK,        Copper St.  SELLS  v.!  m  V;  FRESH FRUITS,  CONFECTIONERY,  CIGARS  and TOCACCOS.  Agent for tne delicious  Hazelwood Ice Cream   Cony Parlors.  ���jj   Dmi'! foni-et tliu plaec in   the   Pacific  ���i block neit to Windsor Hotel.  TO  R GRIEGER, Manager  Sff$?'JFJF)SF.J? t? & 2? !F I? IF & IF IF IF IF  c& I/?* -w"* ****** *<?* t��& t��� *5& ttfi t5* *w* **i5*  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  kk  'st S> s> ���.*-"<.����� -,���* v** &��#& *.�� *,*& ^ j* & �� i? ^ s-r ^ s-r ^ s-?i^ s?tf ^��? j? j? .J-? J? as*"'  <�� & Si S Si S- v>? Si Si -J* Si Si S> Si Si S- S.  X? 'Sf Jf J? J? J? ��** *'" 8? IF & & J? j? j? J? &  ���K! * S-HI* # ��H!f�� * * *!H!s��: # * *K*. M ^^  Is now iii full swing*.    Try our  ��� BULK OYSTERS.  Imported by us direct from  the  beds.    Strict!)' fresh '. g.  it  ��  !S ���  and of g'ood quality.  -P* Burns ,�� goi" J  | A   carload   of   Dressed   Poultry   now,, en   route  for     %  |      Thanksgiving.    Send us your orders at once. ... : ��� " *  -���C^K^K--**^^^  DEALERS IN  LINOLEUMS, ETC  COPPKK STREET,  GREENWOOD.    "?  f.  >frX��X~X��M'AAAAAA'X<'AA'l<'*'X^^  Just received, consisting' of Steel Ranges, Cook Stoves,      \  both Coal and Wood Heaters,  Oueeus, Box Stoves, &c.  A long", cold winter is ahead of us.    You may as well  be comfortable and get a new  Stove.    We  also repair  old ones.  A CARLO'Al  6R0CE  En route.    Orders now taken for future delivery.  n.sr'p  ^ i I- S  JilLOii  The cleanest and freshest stock iu the city. Hazelwood  and Jbiliiwack Butter, Nabob Tea, R.-L.-C. Co.  famous Mocha aud Java Coffee always in stock.  *    f  A ��  LEARANCE SALE  k;  fcl  *:  '*!  V  *:  k|  Of Ladies' Oxford Ties and Slippers, One Dollar only  for any pair of Low Shoes in the house. See display  in window.  i 1 ���$ Id? %& ^  OSES  afSLMW  ;UM|||  ?i* jr jf f" V? IF SF IF tF )F S? J** IK" i? fi" IK* Jf  LIMITED. /  J  V  THE  BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  Fast Steamers to Canada.  ft  MINERAL ACT-  Dominion and the Empire  Soon  to  Have Joint Service.  Boston, Oct. 11.���Sir Frederic Borden, Canadian minister of Militia, who  is a visitor in this city, in an interview  today made known the fact that the  Canadian and British governments had  decided to jointly establish a fast  steamship service between Halifax and  "Liverpool with an annual subsidy of  .Sl,l."25,000  i'or three years.  It is   practically   decided,   Sir  Frederic said, to establish   without delay   a  service beg" inn inf.-; with 20 knot boa's to  be accorded a subsidy of $750,000 a year  from    the   Canadian   government and  $375,000   additional   from  "the British  g-overnment.    He   could not   say  yet  whether the Canadian Pacific company  - or syndicate of steamship companies  -comprising- the AllatisyElder/Dempster  and other lines would get the contract  The  steamers will make their terminus, in the winter at least, at Halifax.  The terminus iii  the United   King-dom  will probably lie Liverpool.  Touching the siibjvel uf reciprocity  with tile United States, the minister  said that the Canadians had made advancements at various times in the  list 20 years, but he declared that'they  had met such cold receptions at Washington that they latterly have become  -csnviuced that the government there  was no''disposed to m ike a fair agreement,, and Canada therefore turned her  alsewhere ��� with    splendid    results.  To Jolin   F. Johnson  and  any others  concerned.  Yov are hereby mitillcil dial I liave expended  iii labor mill iiiiprovuiiiciils on ;lic ITiicln-Sinn  mineral claim in SK.vlai-l; i:am|>. in the Keltic  Kivor Mining Division of Yali: District. Uritt.li  C.iluml.ia, tliesimi of One Hum! red Dollnts,;uid  $2.50 for recorilimr tlie s;i:m*. such lieintr I lie  ainiHiiit ivi|iiiruil ii'ii'I neces'iarv lo hold Hie said  claim for the j-earoliituitr tlie Is! day of J Hue,  r.XM. under the provisions of lile ������ Mineral A el"  and Amending'acts, and if at the. expii'Milnti of  ninety (lays rroni Ihe dale of the lirst public-  attoii of ihis notice iu the Houndary Creel!  Times Vou fail or refuse to contribute your portion of such expenditure, uanielv 5.U.U.. to-  pelher with nil costs -of ad venisiliy. your interest iu said mineral elaini shall become invested in nie [your eu-o\Viierj upon SHiutr in tin*.  proper oflicu "in *tli:it behalf the aflidavlt required bv Section 4 of Hie "-Mineral Aci Amendment Act, 1W0."  Dated this 20tfi dav of Juno. 1TO2.  JiMANUKr, J'A.STKONK.  Last publication Sept. 20.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE-  To George Beardsley of Greenwood, B.C.,and  any person or persons 1c whom he may  Itave have nansl'ened his interest In the  "L,5." Mineral Claim, situate in Skylark  Camp In. the Kettle River Mining Division  of Yale District.  YnUAItK   hereby notilied  that   1   have expended fili.r.O'J ill  ordi-r  to hold   the said  ! mineral   claim   under   Hie   virovisio..s   of   ihe  ��� Mineral Act. Ui.'t you should contribute 5102.50  a**, your  portion   <>(  the  said   stun for vour im-  1 dlv'ideil one half  interest iu said claim  and if  wil iii ii tin days from Hie lirst  insertion  of this  notice yon I.iii or leliise to conl.ibulc the sum of j  iH.i2.."ll'\v,liicii i.u now due bv y���ii,  tiijretlier �� itli  all costs of ���dveitisiue'. yoiiriiuoresi in tlie said  liiiuer.il  claim   will become I lie. property of tlie  subscriber under section lour tif an Act entitled  the ������Mineral Act Amendment Acl." l'JOO.  Dated al  (.reeuwOod.  13. C,  the 2(ith day of  Sepieiuber, 1002.        ROIHvRT PE.M t'STJil*.,  First insertion Sept. 20.  Last insertion Dec. 2d.  4' <#' '#' 4* "f* 4* #4* 4* 4" #��� # 4* 4* 4* 4* 4" 4* 4�� 4*  "WELL  Is what they all say about  E NEW GEM SAFETY RA  Impossible   to   cut  the   face'   shaves  easily, quickly and cleanly,  ���MORTGAGE -SALE.  *  4>*  4��  4��  4��  .+.  *  4��.  .-��*&���  4*  4" .  ����>*|--.*fs ���$* #�� "f* *f* 4> *��* 4* 4s *t **$��� 4* *#* 4 4 #* 4 ������� 4s &���& *f> wfWf  Illustrated booklet free.       Mail Orders promptly; filled.  c freely..  Wholesale Hardware Mercliants,  122 Cordova Street,  VANCOUVER, B. C.     V  To Edward; Nasli and William II. Asiiuitlt,  both -formerly* of the City of Greenwood,  Brltisb- Columbia; Piiiut rs, and to the  Consolidated Stationery Company. Limited.  . I, George R. Nadeu, of the Citv of Greenwood,,  in lit ilish Columbia, tlroker, hereby give vol! I  notice that I-demand  pavment of tlie sum" of  Two'Hundred and 'Eijrlitv'-five ..Dollars.  beinir principal and*'interest due andpavable  to mc upon a.certain niort^aire. made bv vou,  the said" Ed ward Nash and William H.'Alqiiith,  to me, dated the 27tli dav of Februar.-, 1TO1,  and '-cjristered at the Land Rejjistrv Oflice at  -Kamloops ou-tlie Gill d.-iv of March, 1'Wl. in  .Charge Book, Vol. II, Folio 721, as No. 2..I5-I.  The lands included in the above mortgage  are :  All those certain parcels or tracts of land situate in the District of Yale, iii said Province of  Kritish Columbia, and being-tuore parttcularlv  described as follows':'���  A.11 that pieceof land sitnato In. the Osovoos  Division of.Yalc District and described as" Lot  f.;uneen (14) itr Block thirty-two (32] iii1. the  Town of Midway, as the same is shown on the  map or plait of said Town deposited in the Land  Kegisiry Oflice at Kamloops and 'minitiered  three   3.1.  Also all that piece of land situate, lving. and  being- composed of Lot twenty-three 123) in  Block "J," ac-ctrdiug to a map or plan deposited iu the Laud Registry OfEccatKauiloo] ��  aiidnumbered'forty-six t4(j), of the subdivision  of partof the ���'Maimiiont" Mineral Claim,being  Lot879,in Group I, on tbe official survev of the  said Osoyoos Division. - "  And also that piece of land situated in said  City of Greenwood, and being composed of* Lot  . eighteen [1-*] in.,Block "N,"'according to the  plan of the subdivision of said "Manimoiit"  Mineral Claim, deposited in the Laud Registry  , Office at; Kamloops and numbered fortv-six  [*3J '*'..  And take notice that unless payment of the  said mortgage money and interests and costs  be made within three weeks from the first publication hereof, I will proceed, with or without  any_ coiiscnUoc-concuircnceon-youi-paitraiid-  witliout any further notice to you.-to enter into  possession of tlie said premises, aud to sell and  absolutely dispose of thesaid lauds and premises, either by public auction or private sale, as  I. the said George R. Nadeii. niitv deem proper,  either for c.ish 01 upon such terms of credit as  I may-think proper, and to convev and assure  the same when so sold unto the' purchasers  ��� thereof, as I shall direct or appoint.  Dated at Greenwood. II. C, this 10th day of  October, A. D. 1902.  GEORGE R. NADEN,  HALLETT & SHA\y, Mortgagee.  Solicitors for Mortgagee.  . Under and by virtue of the powers contained  in the above recited mortgage, which will be  produced at .the time of sale, the above mention-  ' ed'and described lauds and premises wilt be  offered for sale by Public Aucticu at the Post  Oflice iu the City of Greenwood in liritish Col-  uMbiaon,Monday the Third dav of November,  1902, at the hour of Twelve o'clock noon.  ,'On one of (helots in Greenwood, are a house  and paint shop aud a two room shack, and on  the lot in Midway a shack.  Dated this 14lh dav of October, 1902.  GEO. R. NADEN,  MORTACI'.U.  For terms  and conditions of sale, apply li  "STRONGEST IN THE WORLD"  Assets .. $304,568,063.49        Surplus.  . $66,137,170.01  H. ALLENBERG, Manager,  605-f)06-607--Empire.-State Building-,       ������"-- Spokane, Wash.  CHARLES T. KIPP, Cashier-  Office Tel.-Brown, 211. Residence Tel. South, 801,  P. O. BOX 296.  'PHONE 179  WHOLESALE GROCERS AND AGENTS FOR  TUCKET CIGAR CO., UNION LABEL CIGARS.  BRANDS.  MONOGRAM,' MARGUERITA, BOQUET, OUR SPECIAL.  EL JUSTILLO,       EL CONDOR,       SARANTIZADGS,   SCHILLER  Corner Alexander Street and Columbia Avenue, Vancouver, B. C.  Sj- . ����;'��.tato**---  T   YOUR   INTERESTS.  s3  i'1  ' LL A. Small & C5os  H  ^^ &>  Hallett  &  ��haw,   Solicitors  Greenwood, 11. <J.  for    MerlKatfee,  Certificate of ImprovemeHts.  COKNWALf/ Mineral Claim situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Osoyoos  Dislrl.'t. Where located : About "two  miles Nortli eist of Camp McKinuey ou  McC'urren Creek.  TAKE NOTICK that 1, Sydney M. Johnson  .actiiifj- as a;,'eui for P. ii. S. Stanhope,  Free Miner's Certiiicate No. l!-:5422, intend,  sixty days from date hereof, to apply to the  Mining-Recorder for Certificate of improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be'commenced before the issuance of such Certiiicate of Improvements.  Dated this 3rd dav of Ju'v. A. I). 1902  Sept. !S. '     SI1JNEY M. JOHNSON.  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICK.  "ROB ROY" Mineral Claim, situated in tne  Kettle River Miuin-.' livision of Yale District. Where located : Providence Creek  camp,-west of aud adjoiniii��r "Iron Mountain" mineral claim.  TAKK XOTICE that  I.  James   Alexander  Macdonuld, acting- as a^eut for James  J.  Warren,   Free Miners  Certiiicate   So.  U573W-I.  iutend,  sixty  days from   the  date  hereof   tci  apply to the Mining Recorder for u Certificate  of Improvements for the  purpose of obtaining  Crown Grant of the above claim  And further take"notice  that notion,  undor  Section ;I7,   must  be  commenced   before   the  issuance of such Certi'"- inte of Improvement.  Dated this 22nd day of Septembcr.A. D., i902.  J. A. MACDONALD.  Clothing  ���C3  Then See a__  That this proicc-  tion label is in tha  inside coat or  overcoat pocket.  /'/"  -���\    ;/-,<-'������*-���-,     /f ^  V-��---*^v^V,"':-.;"'"J:v*:3iiB      |  \K  ...-.',.  ��� '-*. ��� '     -.\h         /y  r<.-..  ������:���'.     - :.: >:> .*;���*,     ,--������>  (���''���  :��� ������;'.���;.?-:���.: ������\   e-sy   , r���-   f'-f  '-���^-rAtK.^f^  " Rovaj Brand" is Tailor-made.  *-*���  "Royaj Brand " is superior iu Fit and Finish,.  " Fvoyai Brand " costs no more than poorly  made Clothing.  "Roy:.! Brand'' is guaranteed to give entire  satisf-.icl.ion.  "Roy::! Drand" makers are founders in  Canada of Tailor-made Clothing ready-  to-wear.  T'!^''-'y~''---^-^-.--������������d-.-" '  Tor Sale &y P, m�� ieorge # go  ���*  GREENNWGOD, B. C.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICK.  TACOMA Mineral claim situate in  tlie  Kettle  River Miuiutf Division  of Osoyoos District.  Where located :    Near Houndary Falls and  adjoiuiuy Ihe Don't Know miueral claim.  '"���pAKI:" NOTICIC that 1. Sydney  M. Johnson  .L      acting as ajrent for S-mi .1.  Jensen.   Five  Miner's   Cer'lilicalu   No.   il   -HT'."'!    and    Annie  Christeuson.    Kive.    Miin;r's    Certificate    No.  I!     5'l''l5.       intend      sixty    davs     from     the  date hereof,  to   apply lo   ihe M inin-r ]*.t*col'der  i-.il" a ('eriilieiile of luii.iroveiiieiils. for  ihe purpose of obtaining  a crown  frruut of the above  claim.  Aud   further take   notice  that action,   under  seel-on  .**7. nnist  be coiiinieiit-eil   before the is-  suaiicoof such eertilicaie of improvemeliis.  Dated this 6th dav of Julv. A. I).. l'i(*2.  Sept. IS. "   svu':ev M, J011XSOX  MINERAL ACT.  (ertificate of Improvements.  NOTICK  HOYT.AND .PHACTIONAL Miueral claim,  situate iu the Keltic River MiniiijfDivisioii  of Vale District. Where located': Heaver  Creek camp.  TAKE NOTrCE that I. C. J$. Sl'awas.-i'.reut  for John A. Tuzo. Free Miner's Certificate No. 1555*12.'! aud Wilfred �� oolcsoi.  Pree Miner's Certificate No 1}."027(', iutend  sixty days from the tlaie hereof, to apply to the  Miii'iii,--,Recorder for eertilicaie--. of Improvements, for the purpose' of obtain lug- crown  trrant ofthe above claim.  And  further take notice that action, under  -eetioii 37, must b5 commenced  before tlie issuance of such certificates of iniprovements.  Dated this5th day of August, 1-X12.  C.JE. SKAW, P.* h. S.  First insertion Aitfrust I5  RAILWAY  WORLD'S SCENIC   ROUTE  Direct route      |  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTici;.  SPOKANE Mineral claim, siluateiii the Kettle  Kiver Mining Division of Vale Pistrict.  Wiiere located :    Iu Providence camp.  TAKENOTrCE that 1. C. JR. Shaw atrcut  for C. E Peterson. Free Millers Certificate  No. 115M75 intend sixty days from the  date hereof, lo apply to the Mining Recorder  f<��r a Cei-iilic:ito of Improvements, for the  purpose of obtaining a Crown Oraut of the  above claim.  And   further take  notice that  action, under  section   37,   must  In; commenced  before the is*  suance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this l5'.h day of An<.rust, I'.'tC.  C. /Tv- SHAW, P. h. S.  I'irsl insertion Aityust 15  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICIJ.  RAMBLER FRACTION Miueral Claim situate iu the Kettle River .Miuiiijj- Division of  Vale District. Where located : Beaver  Creek camp.  T"AKE  NOTICE that  I. C./K. Shaw agent  JL for P. J. Finucane, Free Miner's Certiiicate. No. H 403(17. J. W. Nelson. Free Miner's  Certificate No. I*. -1(1532. and W. II. Ranibo, Free  Miner's Certificate No. 1155413, intend  six 13' days from the date hereof, to apply  tothe Minim,' recorder for a certificate 01 I in.  provemeiits, for the purpose of obtaining a  crown Giant, of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of Iniprovements.  Dated this Sth day of August A. D. 1902.  C. ,-e. SHAW, P. L. S.  First insertion August 15.  EAST  Winnipeg-  Toronto  Ottawa  Montreal  St. John  Halifax  Bostox  New York  ���     WEST  ;  New Westminster  ���"Vancouver  Victoria  Skagway  Da.wsoii  Seattle  Poi-tlaticl  San Francisco  Lake Route  From Fort William, the favorite  slimmer route for all eastern points.  Via Soo Line  For St. Paul, Dnlnth, Sattlt Ste. Marie  Chicago, etc.  ��� .Through Tourist Sleeping Cars  E? A Q.T I.caves Dun 111 ore Junction  L��/-tw5I daily for St. -Pint; leaves  Kootenay 'L-htiding'Tuesday'and Saturday for Toronto, Montreal and all  eastern uoints.  Leaves    Revelstoke   dajly  <J & for Seattle and Vancouver.  Through  bookings  to Europe via  all Atlantic lines. -  Prepaid  tickets  at lowest rates issued  from all European countries.  Complete Equipment  -Unequalled in the West  For  time  tables,  rates and.full particulars apply to local agents,  E REDPATH, Agent.  Greenwood,B- C.  J. S. CARTER, E. J. C0YLE,  -���-DP-rAvi' Nelson;��� (3;PrAf��-i n cou ver  SliALS, STENCrl-S, PRICE MARKERS,  PRINTING WHEELS, NUMBERING  JrACIIIN'ES, BAND DATING AND OTH-  11EKIKC staSivs, CHECK PERKOKAT-  OHS,        KU1IHER        TYI'l!,        1'RINTINe  , PR15SSES, liTC-  FRANKLIN STAMP WORKS, Vancouver  Spokane Falls &-:Mtlicin-.Railway Co  Nelson & Fort Slieppard-Railway Co.  * Red Mountain Railway Co.  "Wasliington & G.K. Co,  Van. Vic.-"&E,-Ry.-&'.K. Co.  The only all rail route,between points  east, west and south to Rossland, Nelson, Grand Forks and Republic. Connects at Spokane with the Great Northern, Northern Pacific and O. R. &  N. Co., for points east, west and  south: connects at Rosslaiid . and Nelson with the Canadian.Pacific Ry.  Connects at Nelson with the K. R.  and N. Co., Kaslo and K. & S.  points.  Connects at Curlew with stage for  Greenwood and Midway, B. C.  Buffet cars run on trains between  Spokane and Republic. .  Effective Augr. 17tli, 1902.  LiiAVi-: Arrive  9:15 a. 111. Spokane 5:45 p. m.  10:30 a. m. Rossland 5:10 p. m.  7:15 a. in. Nelson 8:00 p. m.  11:07 a. 111.   (Millers, Grand 3:58 p.m.  Forks)  9.20 a. in. Republic 5:45 p. m.  H. A. JACKSON,  Ge 11 enil Passenger Aggn t,  Spokane, Wash  -**-K--*.->-->--:^  MUNICIPAL NOTICE TO  t  Y  Y  Y  Y  ****<<<>****>:���>>:��>*���:'**  Public [Notice is hereby given that  all taxes due the Corporation of the  City of Gi-eenwood, must be paid to  the undersigned on or before  . October 31st, 1902  to entitle the taxpayer to a rebate of  of ONE^SIXTH on the general tax for  the year 1902,  Householders are notified that be/  fore they can make the necessary  declaration entitling them to be placed  on the municipal" voters' list for 1903,  the road tax for the current year must  be paid on or before Nov, 1st 1902,  G. B. TAYLOR, Collector,  Greenwood, B. C, September 8th, 1902.  Y  ���*�����  f  Y  Y  Y  Y  v  9  V  *�����  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  I  I  I  -t  i  Y  ���;���  ? THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  The Spokane Fair.  High Values  Postmaster Frith, Chief of Police  Hallett and Geo. Miller returned on  Sunday from Spokane where they had  been attending the Interstate Fair.  They report the fruit and stock exhibit  as good but the other exhibits were  far below their expectations.  The racing was pronounced first-  class. W. A. Clark, Jr. of Montana  had a fine string of horses at the park.  Financially the exhibition   has been  a succoss  and   as  an   annual  affair is  welcomed by the people of the  mining  towns   of   British   Columbia     as   an '.  opportunity of  taking a  short   vaca-j  tion in the outer and larger world. I  On the return from Curlew the stage]  upset,  but   fortunately    uo   one   was  seriously injured.  Secretary Gaunce of the Board of  Trade is collecting ore for the immigration office at Winnepi-g, the chief of  which asked for a collection through  A. J. McMillan some time ago. Samples were secured from the surrounding  mines, including the Providence. An  assay as secured of a sample taken  from the Providence dump. The return was 836 ounces silver and S6 in  gold.  iS^$SS^%f��2r\ ..-0=  ���.    <r='  COURT HGIJSE.GREERWGQD  NOTICE.  875���$150���S200���Pianos for sale or  rent. A. L. White New and 2nd hand  store opposite A. H. Sperry Co.  SOCIETIES.  BOUNDARV   VALLEY   LODGE  No. 38,1. 0.0. F.  Meets every Tuesdav Evening at 8 00 in their  lodjre room at the Wood Hall.    A cordial invl  tnti'on is extended to all sojourning- brethern.  W. Elson, N.G. A. D. Hallett, Kec.Seo  For Good Rigs  and Saddle Horses  ���GO  TC  THE-  "��  nf?  ft  r i  w  ������i  t  8  '  y  i  4  10  V  LI  i  j  A. C. DAVIES,  Manager,  Near McNeill's Feed Store.  LOTS 1 and 2, Block 4, Map 34, a valuable  business site, situated on Government  Street, Greenwood, near the Armstrong Hotel,  will be sold by Public Auction to the highest  bidder, for cash, on.Thursday, October 30th. at  1! o'clock a. ni. The sale will take plao* upon  the premises. Intending- purchasers will satisfy themselves as to title. The documents of  title may be seen at the office of  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE,  Barrister-at-law.  Rendell Building-, Greenwood, B.C.  SEALED TENDERS, property endorsed, will  lie received by the.undersigned up to and  including the KHli instant for the erection and  completion nr a Court House at Greenwood,  II. C.  Tliedrawings, specifications and conditions  of tendering and contract may bo seen at the  Public Works Emr'niter's oflice, Lands and  Works Department, Victoria, It, O. ; at the  Government Agents' offices at Nelson and  Greenwood, B. C, and the oflica of George I).  Curtlh, Esq., architect, Grand Forks, Ii. C., on  and after tlie 4th inat.  Each tuuder must be accompanied by an accepted bank cheque or certificate of deposit,  made payable to tlie undersigned, for the sum  of one thousand ($1,000) dollars, as security for  the due fulfilment of the coulract, which shall  be forfeited if the party tendering declint to  enter into contract when called upon to do so,  or if he fail lo complete the work contracted  for. The cheques of unsuccessful tenderers  will be returned to theiu upon the execution of  the contract.  Tenders will not be considered unless made  out on the forms supplied and signed with the  actual eif nat.tre of the tenderers.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  W. S. GORE,  Deputy Commissioner of Lauds & Works.  I/anda aud Works Department,  Victoria, B. C, 2nd October, 1902.  IS  *  ���Sf  a/3  ^ft-Mfltr  ''       9  ^'���i4 *  Dah��5  Engineers and Mine  Superintendents will find  it to tiieir interest to refer to ps when in need of  anything in the Punu  line, We make pumps ot  every description for all  services.  |   Pump  Catalogues and  Specifications sent  upon  request.   We manufacture also Northey Gas and        _  'Gasoline Engine���cheap��� THE  handy���safe.     Send for ���  Booklet.  Cunliffe& McMillan, id  Agents at Rossland B.C.  Vancouver Engineering  |Works, agents at Van-  ouver, B. C.  *- ri% #*$�� #*��*% ��#���*. ,K -**�� >����� >-. >% >�� ���#**%���>% A. >�� >% >���* A, >���% A. A%. *$% A% *k\C$  ���)�����^^<l)�����)^<#^^##'��"��^^''^^##���'i)�����^u^,  WHEN YOU WANT.  That is printing. When yon want cheap nasty printing  send east for it. Our stock and work is always the best;  our prices are reasonable. The oflice now has power  presses and everything necessary for good work and  prompt delivery. We pay the highest wages and get the  best workmen.  The "Boundary Creek Times*  ���w.  ��f>(f"Cf>Cf'C|Kf>CfKf'(f  ��P  -gsf-*-  ^iiiiiiiiiiiiiuiaiiiiiiiiiiiaiuiiuiitaiitiuuiuauiiuuiiiuiiiiiiiiiiaiiiiiuiiiiuuuiiiiiiuuitiui^  in ik if.  Greenwood  is the  financial  and commercial centre 01 the ��r  Boundary Creek District.    It is the  supply  point  for the j^  Mining camps.    From  the city roads lead to Greenwood. gz*  ' Deadwood,   Copper,  Summit,   Long Lake, Skylark, White " ��^J  and Atwood, Wellington aud other Boundary Creek camps. ��*;  o���~*  =1    SformatloS addre^..0!..1.���        Kobt. Wood or C. Scott Galloway, Greenwood ||  %AAAAQAAAAJjfAJ$AAAQAAAAAAA%AA.AAA^^  Y  A List  of Firms Who  Are  Doing  Business in %  Y  Greenwood. %  % ,)1^^^^^aaaaaaaaaaaaaa  BANKS.  THE BANK OF MONTREAL.  F. J. Finucane, - Manager.  THE BANK  OF BRITISH NORTH  AMERICA.  W. G. H. Belt,       -       r      Manager.  THE CANADIAN BANK OF  COMMERCE.  Henry F. MyTTOn,       -       Manager.  DRY GOODS AND CLOTHING-  RENDELL & CO.,  Dealers in Dry Goods,  Men's Furnishings,  Boots and Shoes.'Mason & Risch  Pianos., etc., etc.  GREENWOOD TRADING CO'Y.,  Limited.  General Merchandise. Copper St.  HUNTER-KENDRICK CO., Limited.  General Merchandise,  Copper Street, Greenwood.  GROCERIES AND HARDWARE.  RUSSELL-LAW--CAULFIELD CO.,  LIMITED.  Dealers in Hardware,  Groceries   and  Furnishings. .  JEWELLRY-  MILLER BROS.  Jewellers and Opticians.  S. BARRY YffllLL  Practical Watchmaker   and  Jeweller.  Greenwood, B. C.  MEATS, ETC.  P. BURNS & CO.,  Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants.  CANDY FACTORY.  C. V. SEMERAD,  Candy Factory and Ice Cream Parlors,  Fruits, etc.  ^n?n!?ntnn?t!!n!!!1!n!^t1H^Hinn!!fn??!nn???H??!ffnf!!!H!!f!!!nnH!H!!!!!!1!!n!^!H!Hn!m!H  STATIONERY, ETC  . SMITH & McRAE,  Dealers in  Stationery,   Blank  Books,  Wall Paper, Tobaccos, Confectionery.  H. B. MUNROE,  Daaler in  Confectionery,   Stationery,  Tobaccos, Fruits, Etc.  J. L. COLES,  Stationery.   Newspapery, Periodicals.  H. A. KING & CO.,  Tobaccos,  Cigars,  Smokers Sundries,  Books, Newspapers and Periodicals.  HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS.  THE GEM RESTAURANT,  C. R. Pittock, - Proprietor.  -MONTREAL. QUEBEO  MANUFACTURERS OF  1 Ttiflersoll'Serfleai  ������  acDitiery.  �����  ROCK MILLS, STRAIGHT LINE  DUPLEX and CORLISS AIR COMPRESSORS . .  g BOILERS, HOISTS, PUMPS, Etc. C0MPT'%ES^DUFMENTS ^  S~     Agents For The Bullock Diamond Drills.   stock carried IN ROSSI/AND. -^-o  5= R. B. G. mcnaliy, Rossland, B. C. 2  ^iiaiaiiaiiiiiUiUiiuuiuiiiiuiiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiyiiuiiiuaiaiaiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiia^  FURNITURE.  T. M. GULLEY & CO.  Dealers in Furniture, Carpets and  Linoleums, etc.  BREWERIES.  THE ELKHORN BREWERY  PorTman & Portman,       Proprietors.  In draft or bottles at all leading  hotels.  THE MART.  Gaunce & Wickwire.  Real  Estate.    Money  to   Loan.   Fire  Life and Accident Insurance.  TAILORING.  WILSON & CO.  Merchant Tailors. Greenwood, St.  W. ELSON,  Merchant Tailor.  Copper Street.       Opp. Windsor Hotel.  ASSAYERS.  WALTER E. SEGSWORTH  Provincial Assayer and Chemist.  Control Assays a Specialty.  Greenwood, B. C.  DRUGGISTS.  J. L. WHITE,  Druggist, Copper St.  AGENTS, COLLECTORS, ETC  FRED B. HOLMES,  Agent,    Collector,     Janitor.      Large  warehouse for storing goods.  P.O. Box 25     Residence opp, city hall.  REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE.  BEALEY INVESTMENT & TRUST  ���   COMPANY, Limited.  George R. Naden,        -       Manager.  Insurance, Mines, Stocks, Real Estate.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  HALLETTA SHAW  Barristers, Sowcitors,  Notaries Public.  CaWe Address:   "hallett."  r���D���  J Bedford M-Neilt's   Greenwood,  uides  < MoreilI(, & Neat's '  ( Leiber's. B. o.  1. H. HALLETT. H. C. SHAW.  MCLEOD A BROWN  Barristers and Solicitors,  Notaries Pubwc, Etc.  Offices: Wallace-Miller block. Copper street,  Greenwood, B.C.  J. R. Brown. J. P. McI/BOD.  CHARLES AE. SHAW.  -,_^-,_^IVII,_ENGINEER,^���---^=----------- .���.-  Dominion    and"  Provincial-  Land Surveyor.  GREENWOOD,   ;      ;      ;      .-   S.   O.  A. E. ASHOROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Mining and Engineering Surveys.  Underground Work a. Specialty.  Wood Block (next Customs office.)  greenwood, b. c.  WHOLESALE LIQUORS  THE GREENWOOD LIQUOR CO.  R. Gkeiger, Manager.  Agents for Pabst  and Calgary Beer.  MINERAL ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "SILVER DOLLAR" Mineral Claim, situate  in thu Kettle River Miuiujr Division of Yale  District. Where located : About live miles  North of Canyon Creek and about two miles  West of the ^faill Kettle River.  TAKE NOTICE that we.'charles Newman,  of Camp IvIcKiimuy in the said Division,  Free Miller's Certiiicate No. B 40,489 and Jacob  Peterson, of the same place, Free Miner's  Certiiicate No. B. 40,44<>, intend, sixty days from  the date hereof,- to apply tb 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 Certiiicate of Improvement*.  Dated this 31st day of May, A. D., 1902.  CHARLES NEWMAN,  JACOB PETERSGN.  Last issue Nov  30.  Mineral Act 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  "NICKLE PLATE" Mineral Claim, situate  in the Kettle River Mining Division of  Yale District. Where located : About five  miles North of Canycn Creek and about two  miles West of the Main Kettle River.  TAKE NOTICE that we. Charles Newman,  N. E. Peterson and P. A. Linberff, all of  Camp McKinney in the paid Division, Free  Miner's Certificate Nos. B. 40.489; B. 40,447. and  B. 40.44S ressectively, Intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply- to the Mininir Recorder for a Certificate ol Improvements, for the  purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant ofthe  above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37,   must  be  commenced   before    the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  CHARLES NEWMAN.  NILS EDVIN PETERSON  PATRICK AXEL LINDBERG  Dated this 31st day of May, A. D. 1902.  Last issue Nov. 30.  Do jou use Blue Ribbon Tea ?  '^ <?. '���  I  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  .j"i<*jM..W-*<-*!-**!-H{*^  <XKKK��<)<><KKXKH><X>0<)<KKHKW<>0; '.00*00<>CKXK>0<><X>0-0<K>0*0<H>0*0*<X><>  THE EDITOR'S  JL.t  00000.>t>000-*>0<>0<K>*0<?OTKX>.^^  <<*<.h:.h:��-<-��x.��x��-m^  Ottawa, Oct. 11.���In view of the row-  raised by the salmon canners of British  Columbia, against the introduction of  black bass to waters west of the Rockies, the Department of Marine and  Fisheries has decided not to stock any  of the British Columbia mountain  lakes.  As the bass had already been removed from the Government ponds near  Belleville, and all arrangements made  for their shipment -west'before the can-  ners' complaint was received, it was  decided to.place the.fish in the lakes in  Alberta lying- between Calgary and  Edmonton. ��� The special car conveying  the black bass will leave Ottawa today  for Calgary.  The above despatch will not prove  interesting reading to the people of the  interior. After long and continued  effort they succeeded in arranging with  the Department of Marine and Fisheries for the transplanting of black bass  to some of the interior lakes. As these  lakes find an outlet iii the Columbia  river, and as the salmon in the Columbia do not rise above the Dalles, it is  difficult to understand why the salmon  can tiers interfered. The stocking of*  these interior lakes would not have interfered with their business in anyway. In any case they should not,  like the coal baron of Pennsylvania,  have assumed that they are possessed  of divine rights and every whim of  theirs must be obeyed.  It is said that black bass "are voracious, but in this respect they are not  in it with the salmon canners.  .The people of Greenwood aud Cascade went to considerable expense in  arranging- for the shipment; They  sent men to Revelstoke to meet the  fish and all are greatly disappointed.  The department we think exercised  undue haste in listening to the complaints of people, who were not interested in the matter. .As was stated it  is difficult to understand why B. C.  canners should be so anxious about  black bass who if they started seaward  would reach the ocean only by the way  of Astoria, Ore. Possibly the canners,  J i^ejhe-TOgues. alls tan d^ tp g gthg j=atidi  that temptation might be for ever re  moved from those who .stettl ami tho.-o  who borrow but return not again, ami  we be left in peaceful and regular pus-  session of our literary food.  Yours admiringly  and respectfully,  C. '& W. Land Reserve.  they were looking after the interests  of their American brethren.  Newspapers have a nasty habit of  never reaching the persons to whom  they are addressed. It is difficult to  say where the fault lies. A number of  reasons could be suggested but the  indignant subscriber in nearly every  instance blames the poor publishers.  Every week brings one or more protests. The language is sometimes  moderate���sometimes it isn't. It is  not often however that we are blessed  with an effusion similar to that received from an esteemed subscriber in  Liverpool, England. The mail service  must have been treating him in a  shameful way before he could be induced to pen the following to the  'editor of the Times :  Dear StR : Reading the cheerful  and seductive remarks burst upon an  admiring world from your Editor's  Easy Chair on the'Sth of September,  we feel that what has at long been a  profound mystery to us has at last  come to the light of day, as in one of  the "big commercial centres of Great  Britain" it has puzzled us to account  for its non-appearance on many occasions during the year. Now we  understand that our copy is some-  ttmes borrowed (and not returned) and  sometimes stolen by an admiring but  uuder-.-icrupulous non-subscribing public. As "we greatly appreciate the  news, the wit, and the humor, of your  honored publication we should rejoice  greatly if all the inhabitants of the  Boundary district would become subscribers  to  the Green-wood Times, so  By a curious anomaly governments  by their passivity ignore the very  functions for which they exist. A concrete illustration is the failure of the  Dunsmttir administration to the reserve  on certain government lands in the  Boundary district, thus retarding, or  more strictly speaking, obstructing the  development ' of vast resources only'  awaiting the application of capital and  labor to be converted into tangible  wealth. Some years ago this entire  district was blanketed with an official  reserve iu order to enable the C. P. R.  to select land it was entitled to under  a clause in the charter of the Columbia  & Western railway. The C. P. E.  having made its selections, and the  balance remaiuing vested in the government no reason exists why this governmental interdiction should not be  abolished with all possible speed. As  long as this reserve is maintained prospectors are debarred  from making  lo-  A'A.X^AAAAA*X^X^nX4A<^<KKMX*AAAAAA  V    . ' .-''  1  I  A  cations  for   coal  or  prelrolemn.    The  executive  promised nearly   a year  a:.ro  to abolish the reserve and we are  credibly    informed   actually   prepared   the  official   advertisements,   but   for  some  mysterii.iu.-:    reason    n'.-ver    published  them in the OI*ici;-;l Gazette or the d;:-*.  iri*-t press, an a* I of procedure re-jinr-el  by l.nv.    Only   ���������v.i: --.enti met: t   prevtiils  in  the lion mi:-v.- rr-s,:a'*-i ir<.;- flu: <*;i! v of  Hi'*' ������.'.���V;:!'!'merit i ;i rega n! To the in,-! !i,*r.  The   iV.-Iiug   i*i  a   guvd   deal   stronger  than the \-A it ieiaii.--. imagine ami :n!c ��� <  relief   is  :;ra i:ti '! fori h ���*.��������� th   it will   n-  sii'iie   propiirtio i ���'.   that   can not   much  lo-.iyerbc unlio*''i* d at Victoria,    If Ll-:-  ge,veniin.;nI.  stylos itself  "a   busbies**,-  mail".*-,   administration"   it   should   get  a  move  ou   and not   belie ils  boasted  pretentions.    Coal and prelroletuii arc  known to exist in the region  embraced  in the government reserve but so  long  as ihe reserve���coii'.iuues, pioneers who  spy out our natural riches are debarred  from    the  fruits    of  their, toil.    The  question    is "a   still   broader   one  for  ���every resident of the Boundary   wants  the development of the country to  proceed apace.    If  the government  realises its duty to the district  it will lose  no time in complying- with the  unanimous   wishes   of the   people.    Hard  workins.aud honest prospectors  under,  existing conditions are not unlike the  coral   insects:    "They  toil,   but  they  enter not m.'r���Grand Forks Gazette.  *.i  Cr*  0="'*  G"*-**  Cr"  6"*-'  Cr  C"^  G"-*  Cr<  Cr**  Cr*"-  In  evBdM    Ol  Capital, all paid up, $12,000,000.  Rest $8,000,000.  l're.siileiu .    Lui:n Sthatiico.va and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:    Ho.w C.iionoi*: A. Dkummond.  ('.cnrral .Manager :    I". S   Ci.oes-roN".  Brandies in London, Eiig. \ ^VV^&L \ New York, Chicago.  IJny  :iiid sell Sterling ICxcbiuuj-o. run! Cable Transfers ; (Irani Commercial an  TYavelliM-.s'' Ctc'i!its. available1, in any pari'of i!u�� worltl.  Greenwood Branch,   ' F. J. FINUCANE, Manager.  *=0  >=r9  *=��>  J��=��*  ��-=��*  *��>  ifctO  ^��>  ^=5  ^mMmmmmmmsmmmMmmmmM  '���Information Wanted'.  Information-is'wanted of the address  of Fkakk . Kicrsox-ian, formerly of  Edmonton, N.-W...T., who about two  years ago was a i-esident of the City- of  Greenwood, B. C. A small legacy has'  been left in his favour.  H'ALLETT.''-& SHAW,  v*. .  ' Solicitors, Etc.  Greenwood, B ,C, Sept 24th, 1902.  tC*PVfir��M4V*>  it & ma &&���!*& 4  W. H. Covert begs to  *���:*  *,-  A  announce   that    on    or  *?  about October  15th,  he $  will be able to suppiy'all *  the    Boundary   market *  Y  with     delicious     home '4  grown prunes  from  his  �� own   orchards.      These  prunes will not be picked  green as are prunes ship-  ;!; ped from a distance but *  ���!���     . . X  t will be allowed  to ripen **������  ���*���*** A ���**  ��� on the trees, thus secur. *  �� ing   a   delicious   flavor, ?  The price will be cheap- *>  *.   ���  er  and   quality   i)etter. '$  ...  There   will   be  enouu-h ���:���  Y  i' for everybody and hottse- *  ���? keepers and  others   are ���  y *���*  f strongly advised to wait y  ���    j. j ,     " i ���>  y tor    the    home  ���:���  <��� product.  grown  ���I*  ?  n  SB 5  f)f\i*r\  I   i W^u I  <  F 3 1  sf  S   gal  ���-Hiss   ill  %fi   <=r      a    lax i. c   M  Hi ran, b.c  nlpmfsQr  j  j.i M/  I  V V L- ���  ANK OF COMMERCE  With Which is IncorporatecTthe  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO.  Capital, $8,000,000.       -      Rest, $2,000,000  HON. GEO. A. COX, President;   B, E. WALKER, General Manager  'MANAGER GREENWOOD BRANCH.  El ) J i t* 3  B  1 l]]f -pa! SiiMf rilio Inr  ]i Now received on day-of         '���'.*  li issue.                           ?l  ;;t Subscrip'ion  S1..00    per   month.   %  # Delivery in central district.         w  ii. -A.  ItiiTU  a  ��   ��� AGENTS. ���      "Si  i^ * ijf * * * *?:-; * * * * itj tI? o su A;? ss *i* >n j;* w * w ^ * S  S43U acJ9^n>CTMXC  c-fip*-  SjSESSSSSiSSeBSfSSSS!  I!   lr-,?*7^"S33'  �� M I  J(*S--r>��>   Jig  :^i'^  '���I    I!'I  ti A?  F.l  Ili'iJ ^^^W���7:^-*-"';. :ci       *t',\  %  CARPETS  LINOLEUMS |  CROCKERY |  GLASSWARE f  CUTLERY J  SILVERWARE I  BAR GOODS S  The  b-irgest   hotels  and finest  residences in B.C. were furnished bv us throughout  Wi  I PB P!J  *.j"Lj��-fi>   Oi;'**  VICTOR5A, B. C. p  iiSES53*33ra!nS33ES!!HH3S3C��-lI3S KHEEWSBKraMBES.'*!  (V.INERAL ACT  Certificate of improvements.  ���Jjp-BUCIC",   '-NORTH    END",    '���JUUIT.KK",  '''^^'^I'MIDE     OV     PERTH        I-'KAC'l'IOX"  ������.M-uiN-rc'riME"   iiiut   -Foe.   noKX'*  iriuorcil  Claims. :i!l   siiti;it��   in   the Kettle  River Miiiin.r Division of ^"ak- District.  VTlnirc located :   In (Jr.iliam's Cjuujj.  ���-p/.K'-Z NOTICK Hint I, Isiiac H. iiallctt, as  j, ' airi-iit fur J. C. Ilius. l*'m;  Miner's Certiiicate  y.n.   I141''i3.  atul  Sytin.*y   M.  Jolirsiui.  Free   Miner's   Cuniiicatf!   r%'u.   D41751.   iuveitd,  sixtv 'lays from Ihe date hereof, toapalv to tlie  Miniuu Recorder I'm- a Certilica-.e  ol''Improve-  nieiils.   for the  ininio-B of obtainiiii;* a Crown  Grants of the above claims.  And   further  take  notice that  aoiion.  loitler  sectioii  .-".T,  tnnst.  he onnnicno-d   l*efore tiie is-  sttanc*.-��jf sn.;h Certificates of t inj-rovetnents.  Dated this 3"!Jil: day of Aiiiu-ir-t. A. B., JW.:.  I. !!. IIALLKTT.  DOWNS  if!c2:e cf Improvements.'  :-;otici*:i'  .ii.l    11L"KNs   I-'KAfi'tOX   .-Mineral  !**S5  CP'i**:  S3.-S  WA  m  REPRESENTING:  The Phoenix Fire Assurance The British America  Assur*  Co. of L,ondon, England.  The  Western Assurance Co.,  of Toronto.  ance Co., of Toronto.  The Canadian  Birkbeck  In-  ,   vestment and Savings Co.  STOCKS,  REAL ESTATE.  THE BEST BEER-IN TOWN IS MADE BY  ' VIA  ( )  PORTMAN   & PORTMAN  Proprietors  ASK FOR  '^���-.A,��  . .it.*--.-'  -^-yv*.*--;:   Thq Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hops, Try-  It ! It is kept on draught or in Bottles by all the leading Hotel  "FT?  1  We beg to announce that v.-e  have disposed of our Jewelly  business to Mr. A. Logan. We  desire to thank our many iriends  for their liberal patronage during the s:!x years we have been  in business in Greenwood aud  asik i'or our successor the same  kind treatment that has been accorded ourselves.  U!.        ii-ti!  Division  in !V:ulv  i "aVi..,.-;  Mister"; ('<  sixty (i:���.^���'  to iiit; Mlnin  l)rov.:i!;.-.iis,  Cro-.v:i *.r ���;;������:;  section ,-.7. i!  aiiatic.-' of si*  Dated t hi -  v e r  >.!!  i in n  oca ted  ������.-1 V";''il'iV.."'"'1   t'TIC'i:     - If.it   I. Isaac ':   ilatlctt  it   'or   i'l-.-ii.cis J.    i'illllC.-lilC.    J*';e.-  n.kicato       No.       D40��iT.     intend  fio*m   ; lie date   iiereot. toapjjh  :-*:*<:ord.:r  for Ceniiicans  ���| ) .,i  ���or   ti;.-  ^-e:*j:o*-*f   of    oi.!ai:l''*;!,cr  ������������'   '!.*��������� cuKif!! o.l   !���*l'ore   lite   i.-* j  r*th dav of jitiv. A. 1).. i'.'W. '  l.'lt.  HALLETT.  ^fhkiif��u    all OB  Hi bi *s a b si .'-b^ S  *?$  SMOKE ? ?  TRY  ONE OF HUM'S  CIGARS.  ����i��*��#i:t*ft*t'tj��),'ti*ij.*��-i!t �����*���**��###*  ��  �����  ��  ��  *  ��  *  *  ���ft  *  ��  THE BEST LINES iN  I CIGARS,  I        TOBACCOS  !    (111(1 ClliA  Newspapers,      Periodicals  Stationery.  1 A Full Line Choice Candy |  September 20th, 1902.  *  Greenwood,   -e*  H. B- MUNROE  %t  5   Copper Street. fcaasttEBjyftafa&tf  t*tsa*jfiiM*i*1*-M  THE BOUNDARY CREEK TIMES  .37*1  ^"^a.  Bring your Plates   and  Films to us for development and having your prints  made     -���  - - -  We g-uarantee our work first class in every particular. Give  us a call and we will very soon convince you of above fact. Prices  Riffht. We also carry a complete line of  Eastman Kodaks  and PHOTO SUPPLIES.  Domirion Express Orders sold and cashed.  SMITH & fflcRAE.  Books,   Papers,   Photo Supplies, Etc.  FOR SALE.  A lot assessed this year at $400 for  $250 cash. Lot 4, Block J, Greenwood.  Will send deed to any bank in Green-  wool to suit purchaser. No incumbrance, all taxes paid. F. M. HATCH,  South Bend, Ind.  We have just received a fine line of  new harness and all parts of harness,  saddles, bridles, spurs, whips, snaps,  etc. The O. I. C. New & 2nd hand  store, A. L. White & Co.  For Sale.  Scrip for 160 acres of land.    Apply  at this oflice.  THE NEW  as  To be Held in Greenwood  on October 27.  IRElBIfflS  Some   Interesting  Civil   Suits Will  Be Tried.  In that learned,legal language, which  is always so unique and expensive, a  sitting of the Supreme Court as a  Court of jjAssize, Nisi Prius, Oyer  and Terminer, and general gaol delivery, will be held in 'Greenwood on the  27th inst. Owing to the criminal cases  originating in this district having  been tried at Nelson, there will be  none- here unless some citizen is good  enough to take the rather unusual proceeding of seriously offending the law.  It has not vet been announced who is  coming here to preside, but as the  Chief Justice is taking the interior  circuit, it is likely he will decide to  Cyme in here.  There will be some interesting civil  suits. Among the��e will be that of  the Greenwood EUctric Company, Ltd..  vs. t|ie Waterous Engine Company,  Ltd., for damages for breach of war-  :���raiity.iof-.-.aii.i engine. -^-The--plaintiffs  allege that a McEwen Simple Engine  18x18, purchased by Duncan Mcintosh  as trustee, for them in November of  1899 and received in the following January, was not properly . constructed,  was defective mechanically, and consequently was not first class machinery  according to wairanty. They accordingly claim (a) cost of removing defective parts of engine and replacing  same with properly constructed machinery, f.945, and (b) for loss of fuel  caused by said defective construction,  438 tons per annum, or in two years  and a half 1,095 tons at S5.6S per ton���  $6,186.75 ; total $7,131.75. Defendants  deny warranty as alleged or otherwise,  or that plaintiffs have suffered alleged  or any damage by reason of any act or  fault of defendants, and make counter  claim for S341.75 for repairs made on  two occasions to engine at plaintiff's  request.  Another action pending, one, however, that in the absence of the defendant from the province is not likely to  come . before the court just yet, is that  of S. F. Parrish vs. R. Wallace Jakes,  to obtain specific performance of an  agreement re a one-half interest in the  Bell mineral claim. This claim is reported to be one of the most promising  of a number situate on Wallace mountain, near Beaverdell, West Fork of  Kettle river. The half interest that is  the cause of this action was. a couple  of years ago, willed to Dr. Jakes by  Alex. Wallace, an old time prospector  in the Boundary, who died in Dr. Jakes'  hospital about the time mentioned.  This interest was sold to Mr. Parrish,  who requires completion of the transaction.  S75���S150���S200-���Pianos for sale oi  rent. A. I,. White New and 2nd hand  Store opposite A. H. Sperry Co,  A new bridge is being erected across  the Kettle River at Nelson, Wash.,and  will be completed by the first of the  year. The new structure is a Howe  truss with a 90 foot span and is being  built far enough above high water  mark to avoid any danger of being-  washed out during the spring floods.  The bridge will cost $3,500.  Help! Help! fix up this D��� - old  stove, "Nit" says I, "Trade it of to 2nd  Hand White or get'Old Cap' to set it  up."  Found���A bunch of keys. Owner  can get same at Boundary Creek  Times Office.  Remodelled, Renovated and Refurnished. Only the best Liquors and  Cigars. Prompt servicer Courteous  Treatment. Good Rooms. Modern  Conveniences.  Fred B. Munn,     Manager.  n*.  FOR*  E. W. BISHOP  STEAMFITTIKG, HOT  WATER HEATING.  Estimates Given.     Satisfaction Guar  anteed.  Naden-Flood Block,  Greenwood'  We   are  retiring from  the  Grocery    Business   and  wish  to  dispose  of  our   stock   of  as quickly as possible.  EVERYTHING MUST  BE SOLD  regardless of price during the  NEXT 30 DAYS.  Get  your winter's supply at ex-  ������ ceptionally low prices.  Harness  AND ALL KINDS OF  HORSE GOODS.  Special prices to Greenwood customers.  Mail orders  promptly  attended to.  It Is getting  You will want to send your  friends     east     something.  They are interested  in  you  and   consequently    in   the  city ond district where you*-*,  live... Why  not send  thyt&aH  the Times for a year, ���"it"''  will   cost   you    only    Two  dollars; mailed  direct  from  this office to anv address.  Ii  ^*^jll*^*~  *o  F re! Fire! W. A. Chappelle, Better  known as "Old Cap," will act as Chimney Sweep, clean and set up your stoves  leave word at Pioneer Hotel or O.  I. C. New and 2nd hand store.  Gorgeous  Display of....  All the Leading Styles including several exdusive  creations at sensationally low prices.  ELECENCE AND EXCELLENCE IN APPROVED  Fur  s  HIGH-CLASS KNIT UNDERWEAR  JUST RECEIVED.  COLD WEATHER FOOT WEAR.  t  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  T  ���  Y  T  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  8  **mk.<k��k��x-**^^^^^  Hunter-Kendrick Co., f  WMITED. 7   X  _ ������"     . ���,  .;     ������������������������������ ���-���   - ���   *   ��  ^oritHesUate-^���^  ��� ��� ��� ��� . ������ ���?  ���      -       ��� 4  ��� %  About  buying   your   Winter   Underwear. ;��� By $  buying now you get the benefit of Low Prices and a $  Complete Stock to select from. |  Beet's Celebrated Fine Footwear.  *>  Y  Y  t  THE HUNTER-KENDRICK COMPANY, LIMITED.  |  GENERAL MERCHANDISE, GREENWOOD, B. C. A  4K.*��K--*<-��X^^^  Two in One.  We have combined onr two  storeB, and may now be  found at the corner of Copper and Greenwood streets,  where we can give you better service and better values than ever before.  t. L. WHITE,  The 'Druggist  Connections with  Western Union Telesrraph Company-  [22,000 offices ia U.S.A.]   AND   Great North-Western of Canada.  [2,00 office.*; in Canada.]  CABLE SERVICE TO ALL THE WORLD.  J. C. HELM, Office Manager, Greenwood, B.C  TELEPHONE NO. 12.  <<��><l^<^^^^l^^t*>^>(>^M^*>^^(^^*^>  A ���.���  t  X Well heated rooms at moderate  ji* prices.    Also   first  class board  ���$ by day or week.  y  %       THE SWAYNE HOUSE,  ���*��� Silver Street,  % Greenwood.  Y  Y  Y  Y  f  Y  y  V  V  Y  r  y  y  Y  y  y  -****->-*fr*-X*-<-^H��>^^^  a*0-*��#������####0e**ftaft:#��e.ft*-ft  and supplies can be procured  at right prices at  3. C. goles,  Books,   Stationery,  Supplies, etc.  Office  Kodaks and Materals, etc. etc.  Phone No. 33.  ft  ��  ��'  ��  ft  ft  ��  ��  ��  ft  ft  ft  ��  ��  ft  *  ��  ��  ft  ft  ��  ft  ft  a��*������9ftaft9ft*-��f��a��*.f��$��$3f$  "'v I  ��� VI  i*i  I  V 0  'A

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