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Array \ t^iiinny-,1 u  .q>  0^ V  s>     \   *���**���*  . r*T .  ^*%vV  '^/f^  4,  ���ft \  Vol. 8.  GREENWOOD,  B. C. FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 1904.  No.: 27  THE LATEST NEWS  RRINTS  GINGHAMS  OHAMBRAYS  There are no "left overs" among- our prints, ginghams  and imported chambrays. We offer a bright, new stock  of staple and new effects. A large range to select from  and each and every piece guaranteed absolutely fast  colors.  EMBROIDERY  AND  INSERTION  A new and nifty stock of latest designs,  over, you will find all widths and prices.  Look them  COTTONS  Notwithstanding the sharp advances in cottons, we are  still selling all cottons, muslins, sheeting, etc. at the  old prices. This is a snap, aud means a considerable  saving to anyone purchasing now.  See the new pedestrian skirts. They  will be in demand for a few weeks now,  A very desirable assortment of Black and  Oxford Greys, in plain or fancy stitching  effects.    Don't let someone else get the fifrst choice. ���  THE  BIG   STORE  ^^^f4^tfy?^^^^^^^^^^^j4^^^^^fi}f^t^��t^^^^^^.^^^t?4?t  %  X  T  X  X  X  X  X ���  X  X  X  X  w-  COMPANY,   LIMITED  I  J  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  I  Having- completed the heaviest years business in  our history we start right in preparing for a much  greater increase for the coming yeaa.  FURNISHINGS  We  are stocking  the highest grade Boots aud Shoes,  First-class Furnishings and Clothing.  STAPLE AND FANCY,  can be proa*red.  The freshest and best that  HARDWARE  SHELF AND HEAVY.     Don't  forget our  Muralo,  Wall Finish, Paints and Varnishes for spring cleaning  X  '4  I  X  ���>  X  x  x  X  v  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  J?  X  ���Y  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  ?  X  X  X  >> *.  Leave your  orders  early.    We close at 7 p. m. every  evening, excepting Saturday and evenings preceding holidays  <~;..;��X��*>><��-X">,><"X"M"><*<',>**^  t  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  1  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  I  t  X  X  X  X  X  X  ���>  !  X  *  X  I  X  y  I  I  New Goods-New Goods  This week we have opened large ship/  ments of spring goods* See the follow/  ing  lines before buying.  Canadian prints light and dark colors -g cts yd.  32 inch Canadian prints, fast colors I2JA c^s jd.  Best English prints  /��> cts yd.  New Ginghams 12% c*s yd.  New Chambrays /Q cts. yd.  New Blouse Cloths.  New Vestings.  New Matting cloth QQ cts. yd.  Call and see the new  goods for  Spring and Sum*'  mer, at new prices,  RENDELL & CO.  t  X  X  X  X  *  ���  !  X  J  *  *  V  X  X  y  y'  y  X  t  I  !  y.  The Bruce Group of Five  Claims Bonded.  8  Only A   Few   Miles  Southwest  of  Greenwood.  CONSERVATIVES MEET.  Martin Burrell. Their Nominee For  Yale-Cariboo, Hands the Party a  Few Bouquets���Nominate Assola-  tion Officers For*Campaign.  This week the Timks is "pleased to  record another deal in mining* property  of importance. Not only important because of the value of the claims involved in the bond, but because of the fact  that Frederick Keffer, general manager of the B. C. Copper company, and  J. E. McAllister, superintendent of the  company's smelter here, are the parties  named as having bonded the property,  the assumption being that the trans-action is in the interest of the strong  mining company they represent.  The deal includes five claims, known  as the Bruce group, iii Graham's camp,  six or seven miles southwest of Greenwood, the Bruce, Jubilee, Pride of  Perth, Northumbrian and Durham.  The bond was given by J. C. Haas,  Sydney M. Johnson and associate owners. The amount of the bond is not  stated by the principals in the deal,  but is said to be between $50,000 and  $75 000.  Something- like $3000 worth of work  has already been drjne. on the group,  principally on the Bruce claim, which,  has a 200-foot tunnel, some open cuts,  and the ledge has been stripped for a  considerable distance;  According to the terms of the bond,  work on the group must commence before the 2?.nd of this month and proceed continuously during the life of  the bond, or eighteen months.  The character of the ore is said to  rank among- the hig-hest grades of copper ore properties in the Boundary,  and.alsocarries some=gold- and silver.  The Bruce group was staked in 1894  by A. Symons and J. Wallace who allowed their reeords to lapse, and was  afterwards restaked in 1895 by Mr.  Haas,  This deal was put through by G. R.  Naden, manager of the Bealey  Investment company.  Chief of Police Receives Additional  Instiuctions.  The Chief of Police of Greenwood  has been served with the following  letter of instructions, signed by the  new police commissioners, Sutherland  and Parker:  The Chirk of Pouch,  Greenwood, B. C.  Sik:���  You are hereby instructed to carry  out the provisions of section 7, chapter  124 of the R. S. of 13. C, as to closing  all places where liquor is disposed of  by wholesale or retail between the  hours of eleven o'clock Saturday night  and one o'c ock Monday morning. Also section 3 of the Liquor Traffic Regulations Act, Amendment Act, 1899, as  to gambling* for money or for checks  or other devices that represent money.  Yours truly  James Sutherland, | Police Com-  F. H. Parker, j* missioners.  Al J. Burnside Gone to Skaeit.  A. M. Andrews, from the Bank of  Commerce, Kamloops, arrived in town  Wednesday. Mr. Andrews comes to  fill the vacancy in the Bank of Commerce here, resulting in the transfer of  teller A. J. Burnside from the local  bank to a like position at Skagit,  Alaska. Mr. Burnside has been a  faithful official of the local institution  for nearly two years, and had made a  Lost of friends who regret his departure today for his new field of labor.  '��*v  Wednesday evening Greenwood Conservatives assembled in the Board of  Trade rooms in the Windsor hotel to  place themselves on an organized  foundation for the coming Dominion  contest. The gathering was held under the auspices of the local Conservative association, one of the purposes of  which was to officer the organization  for the campaign, and another was to  listen to an address by Mr. Burrell,  who is sizing* up the situation now and  then by a sortie from his own town into neghboring sections. The election  of officers resulted as follows: Dr.  Spankie having declined to act further  as the actual president of the association, owing to pressure of professional  duties, was elected honorary president;  Sydney M. Johnson was chosen president; W. B, Fleming, vice-president;  E.G. Warren, secretary.  An executive committee consisting* of  five was made up as follows: Arthur  Rendell, John S. Coles, F. M. Elkins,  J. P. Myers-Gray and Phil McDonald.  A resolution expressive of regret for  the retirement of Dr. Spankie from the  presidency of the association, and also  eulogistic of the valuable services he  had rendered it as its former executive  head, was heartily adopted.  The question of holding- a public  meeting was discussed, but it was  thought better"! to defer such until the  return of Mr. Ross, who will contest  Yale-Cariboo riding with Mr. Burrell,  as the Liberal nominee.  Mr. Burrell's remarks were listened  to with interest and appreciation, and  he was enthusiastically endorsed as the  party's nominee for Yale-Cariboo.  Mr. Burrell left Tuesday for a trip to  Rock Creek' and Anarchist nibutftain,  to round up those of his political faith  and cheer them with some of his well  known eloquency of speech.  TO BOND  THE HELEN  Claim   Adjoins   Anaconda  Townsite.  HAS II III! FOOT 811  Deal Will Go Through and Work to  Commence 1st April.  Panther Ate His Dog.  Last week A. Castleman of Boundary  Falls had an experience with a panther,  which he does not care to repeat, although, fortunately, no one was hurt  but the panther and Mr; Castleman'*  pet dog*, which were both killed. Mr.  Castleman went"to "the" stable^in*the  morning to feed his horses, and upon  opening the door saw what he supposed  to be a dog partly hidden in some hay.  He reached down to touch the dog  when the animal, which proved to be a  huge panther, sprang out and ran  down a little gulch a short distance  away. Mr. Castleman in company  with his son, James, both armed with  rifles went in pursuit and after firitig  several shots, all of which took effect,  they succeeded in killing the panther.  It was afterwards found that the animal was taking a breakfast off Mr.  Castleman's dog when he was discovered beneath the hay in the stable.���  Midway Dispatch.  A B. C. LUMBER CO. IN TROUBLE.  Liberal discunts on all winter underwear at Hunter-Kendrick's.  Composed of Americans Who Would  Evade Stumpagre Tax.  John Murray of. Vancouver,  forest ranger for the provincial  g*overnnient, has seized log*s, lumber and a logging camp outfit,  valued at S30,000, and has tied  up a sawmill at Sidney, B. C,  all because the American owners  of the same are alleged to have  evaded payment of the government tax of 50 cents per thousand  feet cut. The unpaid tax due the  government is estimated at $2000.  The confiscated logs measure a  million feet and the lumber in  the milVyard aggregates 800,000  feet and was ready for shipment  to Puget sound. The company  owning the logs, lumber and mill  is composed of stockholders residing in Tacoma, Seattle and  Blain.  The Helen claim, adjoining- Anaconda townsite, on which considerable  work has been done, but which has  been idle for some time, is about to resume work, or at least by thefirst of  next month. It is understood that the  company owning* the Helen group,com-  posed largely of local people, is negotiating- with outside parties who desire  to bond the property. In fact it is  stated that the deal has been closed,  with the exception of the signatures of  the principals who are seeking the  bond, who only await the reeurn of  their representative from Greenwood.  To-night, hockey match between the  Greenwood seniors and Phoenix seniors at skating rink.  Warren Cup Won by J. S. Birnie  A great came was the final match in  the Warren Cup competition played  Tuesday evening between the rink  skipped by J. S. Birnie and that skipped by J. A. Russell. The game was  in doubt until the last end, fiVst one being in the lead and then the other but  the Birnie rink won out by a margin  of 5 points. The rinks,were made up  as follows:  Jas. McCreath, Sr.,  W. F. Smith  W. Cooltsou  J. S. Birnie, skip���17  H. H. Madden  W. S. Keith  A.M. Whiteside  J. A.Russell, skip���12  A large number of spectators were  present, the lidies being in the majority. At the conclusion of the game  hearty cheers were given for both victor and vanquised. Coffee and cake  were then served in the club room and  all joined in making a good time.     As  nated four gold charms, emblematic of  curling, and Messrs. Coles & Frith  four boxes cigars.  The points games are being played  this weelt and are to be finished Monday evening. Mr. T. B. Winnett has  very generously donated a handsomly  mounted deer head as a prize in this  event.  Rinks have been drawn for the married vs. single matches. These games  are to commence Tuesday evening.  CURI.1NG  KINK   ECHOES  Tee length.. "Canny" Draw....On the  broom, Sir... Wick in....Musth'vecaught  a straw ...Bring her over the wire....  You're a Curler .Oh I'm nairow.....  Sweep h-a-r-d... See it. Nicely put away  ...Be up.... Well laid down....I can't curl  on tnat ice. She falls away on this end  ....(Whoa! Yagh! Hey! Whoo!)....A-ll the  way hard...Well swept....We'U get *er  next time... She never borrowed a bit  ....Blame the straws....Bring her in the  house boys, she looks good to me....  You're a curler, Mc... That's curling...  Take it by the handl-:....It's a pig  ....More ice .. Right on the button....Al-  right sir���(stone a yard astrav)....Thank  you! Thank you!... Well curled, -*iir....Up  brooms....Hard luck, old man....Get'er  over....Stick gto it.. Let'er borrow-  now bring her ..She's a dandy....Up, up  UP, UP BROOMS, (d���)....Hold your  hand....Come on with her....See that  stone���its from Phoenix, take it out...  Don't be long....Get her pa��t the guard.  Ore Ready to Ship.  The Frement claim is being worked  by the owners, Galloway and Robison,  who report it as looking well, and that  they have a few tons of ore ready to  ship. The Fremont is located ju��t  southeast of the Providence, the noted  high grade property.  Wanted.���Cook Stoves aud  Furniture at Clint's, opposite Pacific Hotel. OUNDARY    GREEK   TIMES.  A "Chum" Government.  The Sloean   Drill,   eUted  and  says  iv.'or  owned  by  a   Conservative  that   the  Jolly-McBride   government overlooks Conservatives in  making appointments in  Slogan  riding.    The   Drill   labors  ni'iiK-i*  the delusion that British Columbia  has  a   Conservative government.    It has not.    It has a government made  up  of    "chums1*  who belong to the same fraternal  societies.    They recognize no obligations to party.    They receive  high office -from a  Liberal,  and  they are kept in oflice by two Socialists and   a  Labor  man   from  Sloean.    They could not remain  in office a day through the  votes  of Conservatives. Imagine "Bob"  Green appointing  a Conservative  to office  in   order  to strengthen  the Conservative party !  Imagine  ���"Dick"   McBride    appointing   a  Conservative to office ! "Charles"  Wilson does not know what the  word Conservative means !    Captain Tatlow is from the North of  Ireland !     Fred Fulton  of Kamloops is a Conservative; but then  he- is only president of the council !    No;   British. Columbia has  at present a government made up  of non-descripts, kept in office by  a combination  of Conservatives,  Liberals,   Socialists  aud   Labor-  ites. ,.It -represents  no   political  principles; it has no policy; it is  merely a small  baud   of  chums  with but one idea.    The one idea  is, if  we lose  office we are nobodies.���Nelson Tribune.  l'orks  Nelson, Lesli*.  15. Kiri.iy; !.\V.v  Vancouver.  Victoria,  K.  v    W.    Rumberger;  : I! ill; Rossland, IS.  elst-ike, M.  K.    V.    McLenr  DowdiK'v;   Yale,  1C. llowse, D. \Y. Monro.  Cci!  ,**n\T!  ikjte  I-.'A I..  ACT.  of Improvement.  NOTICI-..  v."    '-Ki-'l    J:'.L-lo-r-    riuil   "  r;il claims,  v-i i urM t*   in    tin-   <I  uihit    Division  of   Yale  His  ciitcil:  Oil Cli.iiii Crest, on  "Lucliv    "  Sweat" mini  WOOil     M  Whore 1  Korl; of Kettle river.  TAKE NO'|*fcl'* thai Svilm-y ,M. Johnson,  five .Miner's I'l'iiil'icali- Xo. 11*11751 for  s.-lf ;iiirl ;is -uri-nt for ('.en. K. Xadcn, I-Yi-i"  Miller's Ceriilicate Nn. IM1ii55: \V. (.. (latino-.  l*"ree Miner's Ce.nilic.-ile Xn. iiSttiiiaiTlie I'.rilislt  American Ili'vo'.opmeul. Co.. Ltd., Free Mini i'*s  t'ertilii-ate Xii. ]'.71(,12. and I*'. 1*'. Ket-Cliiiin. free  .Miui'r'sCi-rli'ieatc No. !!.-*.",> 'ii.iuteiKl, sixty days  frum Oie date hereof, tri apply to lile Miiiint; Ke-  curder for a ceriilicate of 1 injn-.ivomc-iits. for  iIns piiop.iso of obtainiuir a crown (".rant ot the  above claims.  A ml f u ri In*-:- tal.e, notice tliat action, utitler  section 37. must in: eonitueiuvd 1��efo*e the issuance of sucli ceri: licate of improvements.  Dated this 20tli day of Kebrtiary, A. 1). 1104.  Siijithv M. Johnson.  Vl  \3    %} I L.LL  SHOES AND DIES  RUSSELL, LAW, CAULFIELD, Co., Ltd.  AGENTS, GREENWOOD.  It Still Lives.  * The Provincial Miuing Association, notwithstanding some  internal difficulties and the with-  . drawal of some branches, held a  very enthusiastic meeting- at Victoria on the 25tli ult.  .A committee from the association waited on the government  and asked for an outline of modifications they proposed to the two  per cent tax aud the government  in reply thanked the committee  and said they would be glad of  suggestions for an alternative to  to the tax mentioned.  The convention also passed a  resolution urging tlie Dominion  government to appoint a minister  of mines from the Pacific coast.  Senator Templeman's name was  -mentioned- in- connection-with- the  matter.  Another resolution urged the  government to issue crown grants  for mineral claims within fifteen  days after application had been  made for the same.  Another resolution asked that  passenger steamers be allowed to  ���carry explosives under proper restrictions.  Messrs. Keen and Hobson were  re-elected president aud vice-  president respective^', amid great  enthusiasm, aud Rowland Machiu  resident vice-president, vice D.  W. Higgins.  The electoral district representatives on the executive were  elected as follows: All in, J. II,  Brownlee; Cariboo, John Hopp;  Cowichan,   P. J. Pearson; Grand  MINERAL 'ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  XOTICI*.  Makkiiam.,   MAUKUAr.i.    I-"***; action-.    Litti.k  Annii'., Litti.k   I! hows   Mineral   Claims,  situate, in   the  (".reenwixid Miniiijr Division  of Vale District.   Wliere located- -In ('.reeu-  wood   cam-),   al   the   head   of   Providence  creek.  TA ICE NOTICE tliat T. Sydney M. Jnlinson.  nctiu!*-*   as  aj;eiil    for   James    NfcKnlty,     Kree.  Miner's Ceriilii-a.te !\'n, 1 -155171, .1 ohu 11resiiali.-in,  Kree   Miner's   Cerii lieale   A'o.   I!.'-020S.    flauie'  i'rcsu-Uiau. l-'ree Miner's i'..-riilu*-ate '"o. Ii5sl7(),  and Thomas Ci.'ir'.*. Free "Mi uer's Certiiicate No.  11552'!", intend,  sixty days   from tile date Iiereof. lo apply to tlie   Milliner  recorder   for Cert -  ficates of Improvements, for the i>nn>rsc of ob-  Iniuinu* Crown (! rants of the. above claims.  And further tal.e notice thai action, under  section e". must he eon'.meuced before tin- issuance of *:ucli Ceriilicate ol" Improvements.  Dated this 22nd duv of .lannarv. A. D. 1"01.  apl SYDNEY   M. JOHNSON.  Certificate of hnurovements  No-i-tc:*:.  inOUDAXD MAY.   THUNDER    UTTyO  and  ('���<"> ED EN NlI(l(*E'f*T Mineral   Claims situate in the fi ree u wood Miilin*/ Division of Vale  District.     Whe'o    I invited:     Ou    Horseshoe  Mountain near Silver Dollar Claim.  TAKI*. NOTICK thai I.  Sydney M. Juliusou,  l-'rec   Miner's   Certiiicate     No.     .1(41751.     intend sixty   days from tlie. (late, hereof, to apply  to the   Mining" recorder  for a certificate oJ Im".  proveiuenls,   for   tlie   purpose   of   otitaiutii*!*' a  crown Orants of the above claims  And  further lake   notice  that action,   under  unction 37,   must be coniineni-ed   before the issuance of such certificate of Improvements.  Hi) led this 1st dav of November. A. 1*1. l')03.  Ap">0 "   ^SIDNEY M.   JOHNSON.  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  In the Maiiek ou the Estate oi'Gkokbv,  Smith, Late ot.- Gkeat P'Ai.r.s im tiik  State   ok    "VTonta-n-.y,   Cahi'enteh,   ije-  CKASKI>.  KOTIC'H is hereliy jfiveit, pursuant to the  "Trustees and 'Executors Act." tli.il all  creditors and otliers liavinu; claims afrainst the  estateof tlie said Georire Smith, wtio died on or  about Hie 3rd day of December. 1002,, are rc-  quiri'tl.oii or before tliolsl day of April, 1TO4,  to send by post prepaid or delivered to me ;tt  my ollice in Uie Rendell lilock. in tile City of  Given wood, tlieir oil isiian and surnames, addresses and descriptions, the full particulars  of tlieir claims, tlie statement of their accounts,  and their claims, tlie nature of tile securities, if  any, lield by them.  And furtlier tal;e noticit lli.it after sucli last  mentioned date, I will proceed to distribute the  assets of the dei-ea;*cd anion*-' the parties entitled thereto, haviiiir regard only to lite  i-.l.'tinis of which I shall then have notice, and  that I will not be liable, for the said  assels or miy part thereof to any person or  persons of whose claim nolice shall not have,  been   received^by_ me attlie  time of sucli dis-  "tl   illllfioil. *  :---..-..-.������ -,__..���*.:,  Dated this 1st day of Marcli, 110-1.  1. II. HALLETT,  MINERAL, ACT  18%.  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE.  '���Caledonia" and ''Gold Dollar Fractional'-  mineral claims, situate in the Greenwood Min-  iiij_r Division of Yale District. Where located :  Ou   Horse-shoe  Mountain,  Main   Kettle Kiver.  TAKE NOTrCE that we Alex. Waddell, E.  Sullivan aud JI. MeMviin. Free "Miner's Certificate Nos. 11X0,266; I'S0,2f>5, and US0.1S2 respectively, intend, sixty days from '.lie dute  iiereof to apply to the Mining" Ueeorder  for Certificates of.Improvements for the purpose, of obtaining Crown Grants of the above  claims.  Ai-d furtlier take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certilicates of Improvements.  Dated lliis 7th day of September, A.D., 1903.JE"J  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Iinprovemeat.  NOTIC'I'".  (".em, Ijifj Demi * and More.ua Fractional mineral claims, situate in the Greenwood Min-  intr Division of Yale District. Where located:    In Skylark Cainp.  TAKE NOTICE, that I, It.hi- II. Hallett,  Free Minor's Certiiicate No. 15S01-10, for myself,  aud'as a-reiit for George 1**.. Naden, Free" Miner's Certificate No. Ii416j5, and Edmund II.  "Mortimer, Free Miner's Certiiicate No. 1)81)224,  intend, sixty days from the date  Iiereof, to apply to" tlie "Miniii-,' Recorder  for Certilicates of Iniprovements foi; the purpose, of obtaining Crown Grants to tlie above  claims.  And furtlier take, notice, thai actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certilicates of improvements.  Dated this 10th dav of December, 1003.  I. II. HALTvET*:  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  CITY   OF   PARIS .Mineral    Claim,   situate  in     the      Greenwood     Miuin*,'     Division  of Yale. District.   Wliere located:   On Wallace Mountain.  TAKE   NOTICE   tliat I, Isaac H.   Hallett,  Free Miner's  Certiiicate No. IJ S0140,  intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Kecorder for  a Ceriilicate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grantof tlie above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improveinents.  Dated this 1st day of September, A. D., 1903.  Jan. 15 I. H. HALLETT.  NOTICE  NOTICE  sixty (  IS HEREBY' GIVEN THAT  days after date we intend lo apply  to Hi-' Chief Commissioner of Lauds and Works  for permission to purchase the following described lauds: Commencing at the northwest  corner of lot No. 2036; Ilieuce west alonu north  boundary of lot No. S49; theuce to the cast line  of lot No. 2337; thence north alone; east line of  lot 2337, to tlie southwest corner of lot 2336;  thence east iilon-,'south line of lot No. 2336, to  the northwest corner of lot No. S4S; tlienee  south alonfr west boundary of lot No. 84S, to  point of coittiiiencenieut, containing**; about 147  acres.  R011EMT HAMILTON  SAMUEL   G.  STOOKE.  Dated the first dav of Jatuiury, 1904.  nil-4t  Administrator of said Estate.  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  ���'RICHKMEU" Mineral Claim, silnau.   j the  Greenwood  Mining  Division of Yale District.   Wliere located :    Ou Nclse Creek ou  West Fork of Kettle Kiver.  TAKE NOTICE that 1", Isaac H. Hallett  as ajicitt for Wellington II. Craitjf,  Free Miner's Certiiicate No. BS0223, aiid  William Wellington <"'raitf,Frec Mincr'sCerlifi-  cate No. US0222, intend, sixty days from the  date hereof, to apply to the Mininir liecorde  for a certiiicate of Improvements, for the  purpose of obtainiuir crowu-jrr.iut ofthe above  claim.  And   further  take  notice thai action, under  section 37, must be. commenced  before the issuance of such certilicdtesof improvements.  _I.)ale<U1ie30lli_ilav_i>f_O<*:toher, A.D. 1003.  "Jan. 30"  ""irHniALCETT. "~  N(  In the Mattkk ok the Est.vi-koi* II. IIakvkv  DkaciuLate oi* the Mutiiek Lour. Mine  IX  THE    I'll STH H.-T    Ol*    Yai.e,    CAUI'KXTKR.  OTICE is hereby ���rivcu. pursuant to ihe  I'rnstees und Excciiin.is Ac." that al!  creditors and ol hers lia viiiLt* claims a-raiust the  estate oi* llio said It. Hurvev lleiu-h. who died oil  or about. .1 he Pnli dav (if.luiie. 1W2, are required,  on or before llio 251I1 Mii.rch. l'KH. to send by  post prepaid or 'ielivi-r to Me-srs. Hallett i  Shaw, at their ollii-e in the Kcudell liloc.k, in  the Citv of fiivi-nivn'id, yulicimrs foi Andrew  Sater. Ihe .-Klniiii ist rator of lhee^ta:e and i-i'fects  of tin* said ('eceased. llieir clnistian and .surnames, addresses aud de.-cripiioris, ihe. full iiar-  licul.'irs of their i-laiuis. I lie statement of liieii-  aivi'iiuts. mid tlie nature 01 the securities, if  any, Iii-ld by tliuin.  And further lake notice thai. a fter such last  mentioned da"', the hi id administrator will proceed lo distribute 'ho assets of lile deceased  aniontr'.he parlies cutil led lliercto.havinir regard  only to the claims of which In- shall then have no  lice,:iud that the seid execnnir will mil In- liable  for the said a-sets 1,r ail;,* part thereof to any  person 01* persons of wlinse claim initio- sbail  not have been received by him at tlieiiuieof  such distribution.  Dated this 2."tll*day of February. l'KII.  II.\t.1.etc ,t Shaw.  Solicitors l'���r the said Administrator.  NOTICE  Notica is hereby given that the business of  the Greenwood Liquorconipativ has been -purchased by James McCreath, who will continue  ihe business under the same name. All debts  due by the Greenwood Liquor company up to  the Is'tof January, 1904, must be presented to R.  Orieirer, by whom the same will be paid, and  all debts due to the Greenwood Liquor company  to the same date must be piid to tlie said R.  Clrictrer.  Dated this 7th day of January, 1904.  witness R. GRIEGER  If.   C.   SHAW JAS. McCREA  TH  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  To PETER McBRIDE, Pioneer Hotel, Greenwood, }-'.. C.  You are hereby required to take notice that  we. the undersigned, have caused to be done  and have paid for the whdle of tlie assessment  work forthe year ending May 14, 1003, on the  ''Admiral" mineral claim situate iu Providence  Cituip iu the Greenwood Mining Division of  Yale District mid your are hereby required  to contribute* your proportion of such assessment aud of the costs of recording the Certificate of work, together with the costs of advertisement, amounting "' all to ?35.62H which you  li ave tc pay.  if you fail or refuse to contribute the last mentioned sum of S35.62M asa foasaid jour interest  in teesaid mineral claim shall, at theoxpiration  of ninety clays become vested in us, your co-own  ers, under the provisions of tlie Mineral Ac  and amending acts.  Bated this 11th day of September 1903.  Hugh McKee  MINERAL ACT-  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE. !  Ghanite Mineral Claim, situate in the Greenwood   Mining  Division of  Yale   District.  Wliere located���In Skylark camp, joining  the Smuggler mineral claim,  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. Johnson,  acting as agent for M. H. Kane, Free Miner's  Certificate   No.   B80171,  and  I.  B.   Breslauer,  Free      Miner's      Certificate      N��       B SS286,  intend,    sixty   days   from  the    date   hereof  '.o apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certifi-  tcate of Iniprovements, for thi? purpose of ob-  aitiing a Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take uotice that section 37, muBt  be commenced before the isu<;iance of such Certificateof Impiovemeuts.  Dated this 25th day of January, 1904, A. D.  apl SYDNEY M. JOHNSON.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICE.  "Alma" and "Scorpion" mineral claims,  situaie in the Greenwood Mining division of  Y>.lc disfrict. Whero located : At Camp  McKinney joining the Pendre mineral  claim.  TAKE NOTICE that Sydiiev M. Johnson,  acting for Philip B. S. Stanhope free miner's certificate No. B5s4S7, intend, sixty pays  from the date hereof, to applv to the Mining recorder for a certiiicate of Improvements, for  the prrpose of obtaining a crown Grant of the  above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 30th day of January A. D., W04,  Sidney M. Johnson.  ,?<'���x�����x���*x���������>'^���<������^���^���'^���>^"  I  X  X  X  I  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  x-  Mineral Act 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPHOVEWENTP.  NOTICE.  MAY  DAY, DEER TRAIL, AND DIAMOND  JOE Fractional Mineral  ('lain s, situate iu  the   (Ireeuwood  Milling Division   of Yale  District.    Where located:    Between   Greenwood and Summit camps.  TA KE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett. as  agent   for Jane  Russell,   I-'ree    Miner's  Certiiicate.   No. 1!5S2'>3, AVelliugtou Elson, Kree  Miner's    Certiiicate    No.    I*S**532S,   ai:i    Ev.ni  Pany,       l-'ree       Miner's       Certiiicate      No.  UKOlil,       intend sixty        days from  the date hereof, to apply lo the Miuing  Kecorder for Certificates of Improvements, for  the purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of the  above   l.iiius.  Aud   further take,  notice that actions, under  Section  37,  must   be commenced  before the issuance of sucli Cerlilicales of Improvements.  Dated this 30lh dav of November. A.D. I'TO.  "'Mar4 " I. II. HALLETT. \  MINERAL, ACT,  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  ���'Alice" aud "l'liocbe*' Miueral Claims situate  iu the Kettle Kiver Mining Division of Yale  District. Wliere Located: Near to Baker  Creek.  Taki: TCoticb that we. David McllrMe,James  (,. Mc My ii ii and M. Mc.Mvini. Free Miner's  OiirlilieaU'. Nos. 1141.S25; I!-U,%4 ami 1.154902respectively, intend, sixty days trout the -late  hen i, to apiilyto the "Mining Recorder for  Certilic; tes oflniprovciiicuts, for the purpose of  obtaii   ngCrowu.Giant of the above claim.  And furtlier lake notice that action, under-  sectiou 37. must be commenced heforetheis  suance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 11th day of J ti ly. W02.  , David  McUkiok,  James G. McMynx  M.   .\icMYNX.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  MINERAL ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "GLOBE" mineralclaini situate in the Greenwood   Mining   Division   of   Yale   District.  Where located: on Horseshoe Mountain, on  Main Kettle river.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  Agent   for   James   Anderson.    IVec   Miners'  Certificate No. B7S339, intend, sixty days from  the dale hereof, to apply tc the Mining Recorder  for a Certiiicate of Iinproveineiits, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above  claim.  Aud further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Impiovements.  Dated this 12th dav of December, A. D...1903.  iueh252 * I. H. HALLETT.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOT1C13.  IliJNGAi, and Bristol mineral claims, situate  it-the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale  District.   Wliere located:   In Smith's camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Arthur Murdoch  -Vv'hiteside, agcnt-for****Henry*-=T*.-.Machlii,---Eree  3.1 ner's Certiiicate No. B. 80136. intend, sixty-  days from the date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of Improvements,  forthe purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of  the above claims.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such ucrtificateof Improvements.  Dated this 28th duv of Jauuarv. A. D. 1904.  '      A. M. WHITESIDE.  Spolianc Falls & KortHcrn Railway Co.  Nelson & Fort Slieppard Railway Co.  Red Mountain Railway Co.  Washington & G. N. Co,  Van. Vic. & Ei 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 Rossland 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.  Leave  Spokane  Rossland  Nelson  (Millers, Grand  . ,,��� ���.���_,_,.,._i-._,=,^6rksV.  9.15 a. m. Republic       5:40 p. m.  9:25 a. m.  10:15 a. m.  7:00 a. m.  11:00 a. m.  Arrivk  5:45 p. m.  5:10 p. m.  8:00 p. m.  4:00 p. m  H. A. JACKSON,  General Passenger Agent,  Spokane. Wash.  D. A. MacDONALD, Proprietor.  "3 5 J \  IF ITS GOOD  DROP IN AND  HA) L;  err  CORNER COPPER  *5.x��x��x-:*-��:-:~x-x-x~X"  AND  GREENWOOD  STREETS  .������..*���>���-���������..������*..  TO DA VIC   HEATH, HENRY SHIELDS, or  lo anv person or persons to whom they  niay  have    transferred    their    interest   in    the  Paymaster   mineral   claim,  situate _iri: the  Greenwood Minin*.*- Division of Vale district.  You are hereby notified that I have expended  the Ainu of SUX' "for surveying the aliove  mentioned claim and S2.50 for  recording the same  for au  assessment,  such buinjr    required   and  necessary to hold the said claim'for the year  endim; October 11. no.i, under the  provision  of  the Mir.'-r'*.l Act and Ameudiutr Acts; and if at  the expiration of u uety days Iron:  the date of  the   first   publication   of   "this   uotice   iu     the  i:i>uiiii*-.i-y CrtCi;  Times, yon   fail  or refuse to  cmii'.-ibnte your   t.oi-.i-.ut   of  such   expenditure,  u.-im^Ly. "*5i.2.">. loLrctlu-r with all costs of adver-  lisiu*/.   yniir   i*.t��-r(-sts   in   said   miiienil claim  sli-ilt lu-cutre   invested   in   me (your co-owner)  upon   liliiiu'  iu the proper oflice iu that behalf  ilu: afiida vit rcjuiredhy section 4 of the Mineral  Act Aineiidnu'iit Act. TWO."  Dated this 25th dav of Jauuarv. 1904.  o22 ROBERT WOOD.  E. A.S  Royal Brand . . . .  Tailor made ClotMiu  READY TO WEAR.  [s not made as ordinary ready made Clothing,  nor are inferior cloths and trimmings employed.  Clothing advertised jas being sold cheap, when  the material and workmanship are likewise  cheap, is dear at any price.  hi order to ensure your getting Tailor made  Garments, wilh good trimmings, a perfect fit,  value unsurpassed, see that this label is attached to the left hand coat pocket.  TDAoe  V><r>  CWI  CLOTHING  R EG I STEREO  J) iegiBlatur*  -2Aaaa_  J-iJ1.XLmji.1r  Ugiiiaiii/  i-   /!.  /I**..  ^  /li'  BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES.  W��*'-.v--***.  ^  fo>  v***:*******^  <-x��x��:��x��x��:-��k��:��x-x��x--x  .������.������ ���I***.*0*I**>I'*  Y  Y  I  V  ?���  Y  f  t  ���:���  X  X  ���>  t  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X.  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  Y  oundary Ore Shipments  $>  Granby Mines   Mother Lode   B. C. Mine   Snowshoe   Sunset   Oro Denoro   Brooklyn   Morrison   R. Bell   Emma   Winnipeg- :....  Golden  Crown   Athelstan and Jack Pot   King* Solomon   No. 7   City of Paris   Senator   Elkhorn   Providence   E. P. U. Mines and Gold Finch..  Miscellaneous   1900  64 533  5 340  19 444  297  1901  1902.  1903  1904  231 862  310 601  393 718  102 740  99 548  141 326  130 492  29 226  47 517  14 727  19 365  1 731  20 800  8 010  71 212  15 731  15 537  800  8 270  Week.     ���*>  10 8S0     X  4 096      *  150  Total Tons  1 076  2 250  1 200  2 000  3 230  99 730  ISO  560  650  1 040   850  665   325  389 000  3 339  7 900  785  625  22 937  2 435  5 646  532  400  172  993  167  569  5 254  2 836  66  1 636  180  180  115  264  40  40  20  507 811        682 541     151 592       16 225  ^X^^X^X^X**^^  >*^*^***^***��**V*��*%**V%* *���'*  Business Directory.  MEATS, ETC.  P. BURNS & CO.,  Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants.  AGENTS. COLLECTORS, ETC  FRED B. HOLMES,  Agent,    Collector,    Janitor.      Earg-e  warehouse for storing goods.  P.O. Box 25     Residence opp, city hall.  ASSAYERS.  J. G. LANG  Provincial Assayer and Chemist.  Late  Control   Assayer   I-enore    Mine   Mount  Sicker.  Control Assays a Specialty.  Greenwood, B. C.  TAILORING.  WILSON & CO.  Merchant Tailors. Greenwood, S}.  BARBER SHOPS.  GREENWOOD  BARBER SHOP.  W. D. Fukn, Prop.  Sharp Razors. Clean Towels  Porcelain Bath Tubs.  Copper Streei,       -     Greenwood, B.C.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  HALLETT& SHAW  Barristers, Solicitors,  Notaries Public.  Cahie Address :      hallett."  ��� ���_  J Bedford M'Nelll's   Greenwood,  CoDEb  ���< More!ll,, & Neal's _  ���  Leibcr's.  I.  II.  HALLETT.  H. C SHAW.  ]\flCLEOD & BROWN  Barristers and Solicitors,  Notaries Public, Etc  Offices: "Wallace-Miller block. Copper street,  Greenwood, B.C.  J. JR. Brown. ,J. P. McLeod.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE.  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendell Block, Greenwood, B.C  CHARLES AE. SHAW.  Civil Engineer,  Dominion    anb    Provincial  .Land Surveyor.  Office with (iaiince.it Wickwire.  Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD.    ;      ;      .-      .���   B.   O.  A. E. ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor.  fining and Engineering Surveys.  Underground Work a Specialty.  Wood Block (next Customs office.)  GREENWOOD, B. C  II   1  0- S. FLOYD. Proprietor.  PURE  MILK   AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any part  of the city.  City Council.  The citj council held a regular  meeting Monday evening, the 29th  ult. There were present'Mayor  Naden and Aldermen Bunting,  Parker, Caulfield and McNeil.  Communications were read by  the clerk from Crane & Co.,  which was referred to the city en-  gineei; from the Provincial Secretary re appointment of local  'commissioners, which was filed;  and from Auditor Hodges, asking*  for leave of absence for three  months.  Major Van Buskirk avIio had  come here to assist iu itivestgat-  ing matters relative to the city's  proposed new water system, addressed the council, giving it an  outliue of his report, which was  not yet ready in detail, but which  he promised for the next meeting  of the council.  The usual annual petition re  enforcement of statutes beariug  on sale of liquor and gambling  was referred to the license commission.  A committee consisting of  Mayor Naden, Aldermen Caulfield  and Parker was appointed to  proceed to Anaconda and interview the citizens of that place in  the matter of water supply.  Liberal Leader Speaks-  The leader of the Liberals in  the local legislature, Mr. Mac-  donalr!, was interviewed by the  Rossland Miner on his return  from -Victoria-and- has the following to say on the premier's railway programme: "Of the McBride railway policy, the premier  had promised one before the election and had reiterated the pledge  in the speech from the throne.  He also promised on two or three  other occasions to declare himself  on this important subject before  the Christmas recess. Nothing,  however was clone until after recess, when, after repeated questionings from the opposition, he  promised a definite pronouncement before prorogation. Evcry-  body knows that the legislature  was prorogued without cither the  house or the country being satisfied in any single particular. We  are no wiser than we were six  months ago. The result of such  tactics is obvious. These uncalled for and preposterous delays  are retarding the development of  the country to a very serious extent, and evidence is not wanting  of no little dissatifaction, even  among McBride's supporters in  the house."  fork of the Kettle river. It was  given out a short time ago  that the company was prepared  to go ahead with this branch as  soon as provincial aid was guaranteed, and although the government did not formulate a railway  policy at the last session, yet it is  pretty well understood that the  Kettle Valley company has the  assurance from the McBride government that the promised aid  will be granted. George A.  Fraser, M. L,. A., who has just  returned from the session recently  closed, says there is no reason  why the company should not be  at work on the road in .".) days.  This is taken to indicate that  the questiou of provincial aid is  practically settled.  Wanted Surveys.  Scarcely a day passes that does  not bring with it an enquiry regarding the climate, land available for settlement aud other information respecting this district.  Many of Sthese enquiries are addressed to this office, and to each  every available scrap of printed  information is sent together with  additial written response to special questions. A large proportion  of these seekers after information are very anxious to know all  that can be told them of the valley  of the North Thompson and its  resources.  It seems au absurdity that, tak-  iug* into consideration the enor-  mous civil service pay lists and  the large sums spent annually in  government surveys, none of the7  goverment officials or departments  are capable of supplying the information these people want.  Nor is this state of affairs confined to the Kamloops district.  The same conditions exists in  Okanagan, Similkameen and other parts of the province; it is odd  that they should obtain in those  parts of British Columbia best  adapted to fruit growing, agriculture and stock raising. These  art: the industries that will give  our province stable prosperity  and yet, beyond mere generalities,  there is no Government official  to whom intending settlers can  turn for definite information with  any hope of getting it.  One of these days the province  may be blessed with a government that, will see the wisdom of  FRASER STILL HAS FAITH  That McBride Will Give Aid to Railways Up North Fork.  Grand Forks, B. C, March U���  It is stated on good authority  that the Kettle Valley Kailwav  has ordered its surveyors to make  immediate-prepartions to complete  a survey* of the NorthFork branch,  which will commence at this citv  and terminate at the Franklin  camp,   50   miles    up   the   north  An Attack of Pneumonia Warded off  "Some time ago my daughter caught  a severe cold. She complained of pains  in her chest and a bad cough. I gave  her Chamberlain's Cough Remedy according to directions and in two days  she was well and able to go to school.  I have used this remedy in my fan ily  for the past seven years and have never  known it to fail," says James Prender-  gast, merchant, Annato Bay, Jamaica,  West India Islands The pains in the  chest indicated an approaching attack  of pneumonia, which in this instance  was undoubtedly warded off bv Chamberlain's Cough Kemeiiy. It counteracts any tendency of a cold toward  pneumonia. For salt; by J. L<. White  Greenwood and A. F. Thomas Midway.  I must make room  for my large Spring  shipment, and have  slashed the prices  of all suits  TWEED SUITS  Selling now at  Now is the time to  look  in   my   Store  OPPOSITE    POSTOFFICE)  surveying and mapping its lands  suitable for settlement and make  an honest effort to fill up our fertile valleys with industrious farmers, the backbone of a country.  At the present time we can but  express regret, and not for the  first time, that the best interest  of the province are not considered by the men who are now and  have been in the past entrusted  with the administration of public  business. Systematic settlement  aud development of the large  areas of the province will never  be possible until proper surveys  are made and- governmental officials at all points provided with  maps and data for the use of enquirers for land.���Inland Sentinel.  Sore and swollen joints,sharp, shooting pains, torturing* muscles, no rest,  no sleep���that means rheumatism. It  is a stubborn disease to fight, but  Chamberlain's Pain Balm has conquered it thousands of times. One appli-  gives   relief.    Try   it.   J.   L  cation    gives   relief.  White Greenwood and  Midway, sell it.  it.   J.  F.   Thomas  . DRINK  A LIFE  SRENEWER  On sale at all tlie hotels.  BOTTI-ED BY  JAMES M'CREATH  "Bottlers of Fine Lager Beer and  Manufacturers of all kinds of  Carbonated Hcvcrages.  NOTICE  NOTICK IS HEREHY r.IVEN THAT AP-  |ilic.*ilioii will be made to tlie Legislative  Assembly of tlie Province of liritish Columbia  at tlie i.-fcsciit session thereof by the Q an by  Consolidated Mininir, ' Siiielliiic* and Power  ���'onipiiuy, Limited, for an act lo amend 1 lie said  company's special act of incorporation beinir*  chapter 75 of tlie acts of tlie said Legislative  Assunbly, 1901, so as to empower '.lie said company to drive or construct a tunnel or tunnels  under, tliroiiirli or in the mountain on which the  mines of Uie said company al Phoenix, in the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale district,  are located. The portal or porials of said tunnel or tunnels to be at some point or ooiuts on  the side or base of said mountain to be selected  by said company from which point or points  the said tunnel or tunnels may be driven or  constructed th rough any crown lands or any  occupied or unoccupied lands, pre-emptions or  mineral claims of any person or persons, company or companies situate on or iu said mountain, to and into the mines or mineral claims of  said company; with power to construct, equip  and operate a line or lines of tramway iu said  tunnel and to transport ore and other freight  thereover; with liberty to enter into agreements  with the owners of mineral claims or mines  through which snob tunnel or tunnels may be  driven, for the transportation of their ore or  other freight for hire, and with the further  power to acquire by purchase expropriation or  otherwise thai Portion of the lands through  which such tiinnu*. or tunnels shall be driven as  shall be actually occupied by such tunnel and  required to protect from injury the walls, roof  and lioor thereof: aud further to acquire by  unrchase. expropriation orotherwise such lands  adiaeeut lo or iu tne neighborhood of theporlal  nr" portals of soch -.unnel or tunnels as said  company may deem requisite for the erection,  equipment ami operation thereon of works for  the milling, smelting, refining or otlierwise reducing or treaiing ores or ni.iner.vls, and for the  purj.use of providing dumping grounds for the  wast-.r rock, tailings, slags, or other waste  ni-ileri'ils rebelling from the company's oper-  .nioii-. rttnl als., sm-h lands or other property  a:;d ric;n-- a*, may be injuriously affected by  ilu- o'*;!;i.'i:i v'-. undertaking and works.  Dated November lM.ll, 10tG.  f).   -.VHITESIDK,  Grand forks, It. C.  jaus Solicitor for Applicants.  WHEN IN NELSON  STOP AT THE  HOTFL,  ft  The new manager B. Tomkins  has made it the leading hotel of  the Kootenays.  ">��XK">*,>,X*"><~><"><"X*��M*-,XK*,<��<*MI��  NEW  and the  BEST  Just Received���Iron  Beds, Springs, Mat-  trasses, Kitchen,  Dining* and Rocking*  Chairs. A fine line  of Crockery and  Glassware, Lamps,  Cutlery aud Plated  Ware  "Razor sriPockerKhtvesr  Scissors and  Carving Sets.  Hot and Coal Stoves.  We bit}'* what you have  to sell and sell what  you have to buy.  vvvw  y  ?  X  X  X  Y  X  X  X  y  x  y  x  x  x  x  x  y  x  x  x  0.1. G.  y  %  A. L. WHITE & CO.  Next to National Hotel  Y  Y  %  i  ���������:-x~k-:-:��k~:-:-:~x~:-:'hm>��  i  FURNITURE  CARPETS  LINOLEUMS  CROCKERY  GLASSWARE  CUTLERY  SILVERWARE  BAR GOODS  The   largest   hotels  and finest  i H residences in B.C. were fur  nished bv us throughout  WE1LER BROS.  VICTORIA, B.C. BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES.  j^: "We   live  to eat, and eat to Live" is an old axiom ^  ZZ. but in order to live you must get the best to eat, Si  Iff PllllolQ PhlM  B       OYSTERS, FISH AND GAME IN SEASON  1 The Hew INDEPDNDEST MEAT MARKET  S*~-   'Phone  S*=  No. 20.  eat Company 2  Boundary Creek Times  'Issued every friday  Duncan Ross _ Managing Eijitok  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Per Year    2 00  Six Months  1 25  To Foreign Countries.  2 SG  FRIDAY,   MARCH 4,  1904  Some of our citizens who find  themselves overstocked with merchandise or realty, chafe under  the, to them, slow progress of  the community, while the fact is  that, taken, as a whole, and this  section in particular, the Boundary never enjoyed a more substantial growth and better promise  for the future than at present.  This promise for the future is not  based on hot air either. It is  based on the expenditure of large  sums of money in the past four  or five years to prove the ore deposits and make mines out o.f undeveloped prospects. This development work and its results  has laid a foundation for the  building of a great and wealthy  commonwealth in the Boundary.  Of course in the rush of the boom  many men acted under the influence of a stimulus that led  them into many excesses, from  which they are today suffering,  but the day is nearjit hand when  the demand for their surplus  realty and wares will lift them  out of the slough of despond, as  it were, through which they have  been struggling for the past  three years. So with the prospectors and claim holders who  have almost swamped themselves  doing assessment work aud paying government fees. Their  time is coming too, and that  soon.  The reader may say "hot air,"  "where is the writer's bright star  of hope?" Everyone may sec it,  who will stop to look. What are  the investors who have demonstrated their faith in the country  by their works doing ? Are they  not enlarging their plans all the  time? ��Are they not bonding  claim after claim? Are they not  consolidating and fortifying  themselves? When the Montreal  & Boston Copper company and  the Dominion Copper company  have completed their plans of consolidation; when the Snowshoe  company and the B. C. Copper  company have done likewise;when  the V.,V. & E. railway branch  is completed, as it be will this com  ing summer, thus bringing to the  front many valuable mining prospects now inaccessible; when the  Granby company erects another  8-furnace smelter plant, as Mr.  Graves says his company will,  and when it begins that long bore  for which it has secured permission from the government, then  the Boundary will be full of **I  told you so's,"  but who have iu  the past ridiculed their local  papers for their efforts to encourage their patrons by continually  looking ou the bright side of conditions, though suffering* more  than any other institution from  lack of deserved support.  The Republican papers, over  the high fence to the south, are  wasting much time and space in  an effort to bury Wm. J. Bryan,  who has been politically iu a  comatose condition for a long  time; but many of these journals  have a fear that he may recover  consciousness again and g*ive  them a pain. They had better  pay less attention to Mr. Bryan's  case and keep their eyes on W.  R. Hearst. Billy's mama is iu  possession of more than a modicum of this world's goods, and  her beloved sou, who also has a  goodl}- bank account, can draw  on the old lady for anywhere  from one to ten millions, aud she  promises to call even7 million the  trusts put up for Roosevelt.  There is a war on in Grand  Forks that puts;the disturbances  in the far east in the shade, so  far as that town is concerned.  And Its all about the manner in  which the city's financial statement for the past fiscal year was  made up. The person who has  heretofore audited the city's accounts didn't get the job this  year, hence he is roasting the  fellow who was employed to do  this-workt-audyi as -succeeded -in  making some of the tapayers who  don't pay any taxes think there's  a nigger in the woodpile. The  local newspapers are quite important factors in the case, too.  Geo. A. Fraser, it is alleged,  has given his constituents, who  are clamoring for coal aud oil  licenses, a written pledge by  McBride that they will be issued  May 1st. Georg-e has also promised that the North Fork railway  scheme will receive a bonus boost  iu the "good old summer time."  Stay with it George. Don't let  your stock of promises run down,  if you would go higher in the  political way. If your constituents become restless and do not  tbrieve on promises, try the doctrine of Christian Science on  them.  the Northern people answer "I  guess so," and those of the South  say "I reckon so." The answer  was because the people of the  North could guess better than  those of the South could reckon.  The Phoenix Pioneer estimates,  which is equivalent to a guess,  that 1,300 men are employed in  the Boundary mining industry,  and that this small army requires  a pay roll of $140,000 per mouth,  or $1,000,000 annually.  The following from' an exchange will prove a help to many  who are trying to keep informed  on the Japanese-Russian embro-  lio: Readers of the war news  need not be troubled in trying to  pronounce Russian names. Any  old name that ends with "ski"  will do; for instance, Bullybluff-  ski, Killajewski or Skinuafinnski.  It remains to be seen if Scalpa-  japski will ever become an appropriate name.  The annual report of J. S.  Martin, secretary of the Phoenix  General Hospital, makes a good  showing and pleasing reading to  the enterprising citizens of that  place who so generously and persistently labor for the maitenance  of so worthy and beneficial an  institution. . Besides paying its  running expenses it has made improvements costing $1400 which  are all paid for. One hundred  and forty patients were treated  at the hospital during the past  vear.  From the showing the Crow's  Nest Pass Coal Co. ought to deal  liberally with the men who get  out the coal and place it ori the  market. The last annual, report  rendered recently shows that the  net profits for the year are $310,-  492.28. Four quarterly dividends  were paid of 2}4 per cent.  Several ranchers down ou  Fourth of July creek are in luck.  The V. V. & E. railway, in order  to get right-of-way without delay, have surveyed the pre-emption claims for the claimants, in  order that crown grants may be  obtained.  B-  THE AGENCY FOR  ��s  It is reported that the C. P. R.  is to expend $50,000 this coming  summer at Calgary for a new  station and general offices, and  $10,000 at Medicine Hat for a new  station building.  It is believed that the recent  reduction of ore hauling rates by  the C. P. R. will result approximately in a saving to the mining  industry of the Boundary of $75,-  000 annually.  The  Dominion Parliament reconvenes on the 10th instant.  DR. 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E2  fr Copper Street,          -          GREENWOOD, B. C. g  An   immigrant   to  the United  ! States  once  asked   a friend why  Gained Forty Pounds in Thirty Days  For several months our younger  brother had been troubled with indigestion. He tried sever.il remedies  but got no benefit from them. We purchased some of Chamberlain'sStomach  and Liver Tablets and he commenced  taking them. Inside of thirty days he  had gained thirty pounds in flesh.  He is now fully recovered.���Houey  Bros., Merchants, Long Branch, Mo.  For sale by J. L. White. Greenwood,  and A. F. Thomas, Midway.  MERGIAL HOTEL  RE-ORENING OR  DINING   ROOM ...  The Dining Room has lately been refitted aud refurnished  and  and will be run iu first-class style.  EVERYTHING   IN   SEASON  Meals 35 cents. Special rates to steady boarders  CF*  CF<  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF<  <��?  &  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  �� ��  Capital, all paid up. $13,973,560.  Rest.  ..$10,000,000.  President.   Loud Stratiicon-a and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:   Hon. Geokge A. Drdjimond.  General Manager :    E- S   Clodston.  Branches in London, Eng. .j CuUlliuprcaci551a. f -New York, Chicago.  Buy  and sell Sterling Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available in any partjof the world.  Greenwood Branch,       L. B. deVEBER, Manager.  *=2  *=9  >��=0  >*=**9  ���te-2  ���**=��>  >��=5  s���n  *���*=��  *-*-=-?  ���teO  ���������������=9  TissBiamiMsnimaiimmimMmmmM  THE f AM AM KAMI OF COMMERCE  With Which is Amateamated  THE BANK OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  Paid-up capital $   8,700,000  Rest       3,000,000  Aggregate resources exceeding    83,000,000  HON. GEO. A.. COX, President.      B. E  WALKER, General Manager  .The Bank lias 104 Briiiiclies  well  distributed throughout the Dominion and elsewhere, including the. following in liritish Columbia and the Yukon Territory:  1  ATLIN,  CRANBROOK,  DAWSON,  FERNIE.  GREENWOOD,  KAMLOOPS.  LADYSMITH,  O  NANAIMO, VANCOUVER,  NELSON, VICTORIA,  N.WESTMINSTER, WHITE HORSE,  new york;  SKAGWAY  Branches in the United States:  SAN FRANCISCO.       PORTLAND,      SEATTLE,  Deposits received, exchange bought   aud  sold  and everv description of   banking!  business transacted, GREENWOOD' BRANCH,  W. ALLISON. .Manager.  wmmsm  Two Dispatches From Baltimore  -��� WHICH TELL THEIR OWN STOREY   '���Richard F. Post was appointed a receiver for tlie  Peabody Fire Insurance Company of Baltimore. The  Company lost 8700,000 by reason of the fire and it had  assets of $300,000."  "The Liverpool and London and Globe Insurance  Company's Baltimore loss one million ($1,000,000.)  Will pay by draft ou Home Office, so as not to disturb  American or Canadian investments. Company has  subscribed ten thousand ($10,000) to relief fund.  THE LIVERPOOL & LONDON & GLOBE has over  three  million dollars invested in Canadian Securities.  When insuring why not be sure of indemnity in case of loss ?  Bealey Investment & Trust Company, Ltd.  GEORGE R. NADEN, Manager  Agents for The Liverpool & London & Glole.    The Phoenix Assurance Company of London. Eng  The British America Assurance Company of Toronto, Oat.  GRAND FORKS.-PHOENIX-GREENWOOD  BA1LY STAGE LINE.  Leaves^Greenwood 6 a. ni.    Arrives'at Phoenix 7 a.m., Grand Forks 10.30 a.m.  LeavesoGrandlForks 3.45 p. m.. Phoenix 7 p.m.,   arrives in Greenwood 8 p. m.  Fare���Grand Forks iS3.00.      Greenwood to Phoenix SI.00     Phoenix to  Greenwood 50 cents.  Great Northern express rates   made known at office.  J. F. ROYER, Manager. tegiBlatur*  SUma -     T.ihravv  BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES  il  IfViRYIMG  'E T  IE REST  FHE     BEST  PTJ**^  ions  This is our most particular department. Wd make it a point to  have a full line of the very best materials for filling prescriptions  written by any doctor. We have a thorough system for doing the  work and no prescription can get out of our store until filled right  and double checked.    We do it for your safety.   It pays us to do so.  om  GRANBY SMELTER.  General Manager Graves Says it Will  Be Much Enlarged.  Spokane. March I.���"We are working* on plans for an eight furnace addition to the Granby smelter at Grand  Forks, B. C, which would increase its  capacity from 2100 tons to 4800 tons a  day," said Jay P. Graves, general  manager of the Granby Consolidated  company, yesterday.  "H. N. Galer, assistant manager,  has completed the survey and is working on the plans. I shall submit the  plans to the directors of the Granby  company on my return trip, and they  will decide on carrying them out. It  was at first planned to make the addition a six furnace plant, duplicating  the present smelter, but we are now  figuring on an increase of 33 1-3 per  cent over that plan."  must be suppressed, and the board of  licenss commissioners last year made a  start in that direction. The good  work "must be kept up. Any town allowing its'decent business men to be  boycotted and crushed by a half dozen  vicious liquor dealers will soon become  a byeword of reproach."  Just arrived, a choice assortment of  candies.       Chocolates a specialty, at  Galloway Bros.  Nelson and Greenwood  Editor Times: Dear sir���It would  perhaps not be out of place for the citizens of Greenwood to have an opportunity of reading the comments of a  citizen of Nelson on a live question which is apparently causing some  trouble in that city. It seems to the  writer that there is something in common between the condition of affair*  in both cities.  If you will kindly publish the enclosed clipping from the Nelson Tribune of the 27th u'.t., you will confer a  favor on,       ���   Yours truly,  A Citizen.  "Is Nelson to be ruled by two  hotel-  "\v hole-  keeper s" oni Ver"noia streeit and  gale liquor dealer who has tried to use  the board of license commissioners as  a bad-debt collecting agency ?   These  two hotelkeepers have  made between  $30,000 and S40,000 in four years selling  liquor to workingmen, and since they  have acquired their thousands have become arrogant and swelled up.    One of  them wanted to be  made alderman at  the last election; the other  wanted  to  be made mayor.    Because their  wants  were over looked, they did, as they had  done on former occasions, 'knifed' the  man they professed   to  be supporting.  The wholesale liquor  dealer is not satisfied with carrying  on   business as a  wholesaler,  but he  must have   retail  liquor  places  as well.     He  also   has  polLical   aspirations,    and    imagines  they  can   be realized  if only  he can  control  the  saloons  iu   Nelson.    The  board of license commissioners at its  last sitting refused to renew two saloon  licenses, and two members of the board  have been subjected  to no end of personal abuse by the two political hotel-  keepers and their frieurls.   The action  of the board  is in the right direction  and in the public interest and it will  stand,  notwithstanding   the fact   that  the new license board, mere creatures  of the two Vernon  street hotelkeepers,  say they will ignore  the action of last  year's board.    Since Nelson's incorporation, the hotelkeepers  and saloonmen  ���who  are  respectable  and fair-dealing  business men have endeavored to keep  the   wide-open    disreputable   element  within   bounds,   knowing  that if the  business of liquor selling was not conducted  within   reasonable  limits, the  time would surely come when the religious eastern Canadian element would  get  control  of  the  municipal   offices,  and the Stown would then  be changed  from a most liberal one to a paradise  for    narrow-minded    and    intollerent  bigots.   In ordc-tosafeguard the town  from the rjle of bigots, the wideopen,  law-defying saloon aud hotel element  Story Discharged.  Ii. W. Storey, ex-night operator at the C. P. R. depot, who  was arrested recently at Spokane  on a charge of stealing clothing  from the local offices of the Dominion express company is free.  His preliminary hearing was  fixed for Wednesday afternoon  before Police Magistrate Cochrane. At the appointed hour  Provincial Constable Dinsmore  announced that the crown had no  evidence against the accused who  had been out on bail. E. Miller,  counsel for the defense, then  moved for the discharge of Storey.  The application was granted.  Storey subsequently paid various  bills before taking the train for  the south. On his behalf it may  be stated that he gave the C.P.R.  the usual notice before leaving  its- service- and- th at -he* g*aAre instructions as to the disposal of  his unpaid salary.���-Grand' Forks  Gazette.  Reductions from  25 to 50 per  cent will be made  on Every Piece  of China during  February  c  ,-gSS1-:Se��*S!gg:@g:&:&'S-:S*g-:e��<@@6g'jg!     o<>ooo<>oo<XK)000<H>ooo<X��oo<>0(X><>o<>oo^  Japan Is At War With Russia  Now is the time to get in on the ground  floor. The price of Coal will go up l00  per cent in a few weeks.  The International Coal and Coke Co. Shares are just the thing  to put your money in, they can be procured at present at a low figure.  They are already shipping nearly 200 tons a day and expect to increase  in a short time to 2000.  Buy into something that will net you a snug income with a, small  outlay of eapital. ..-*..-  I have an option for a limited amount of shares and when* they  have gone it will cost you considerabls more to derive the same'benefit;  Remember procrastination is often the thief of a good annuity.  I have also 3000 shares of DENORO for sale.    These are a snap,  as the Denoro is now ranking as one of the big shippers of the district.  For full information app'y to  Successor to J. I*. Coles. %  ft  i   Books, Stationery, Office Supplies, Etc.  j,  i .%  "*d-S*as��-9Sa.-3:-����aS-SS:-Saaa:-S:-��r��<I:-S:  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC COO-O  0 O  0  0  A PIPE  CINCH  Not a lead pipe cinch; tun we have a  cincli on smokers' utensils in Greenwood camp. We carry every kind, from  the hitrli-priced Meerchaum to tlie low  priced clay dab. Also the finest '��� r^ni.  of   Smokliifr   and   CUewhiir   Touaccos.  E W,  McLAINE  Real Estate and Insurance  Opposite Postoffice. Greenwood  ?<>0000000000000000000000000<>00000<>0000<>00000<>0��><^^  THE BEST BEEF IN TOWN IS MADE BY  LKH0RN BREW  WANTED  Speciai, Representative in this  and adjoiniug territories, to represent and advertise an old established  business house of solid financial standing. c Salary S21 weekly, with expenses, advanced each Monday by  check direct from headquarters. Expenses advanced; position permanent  We furnish everything.  Address The Columbia, 630 Monon,  Bldg., Ci-icago, 111. mi-lit  OOO OOOOOOO O OO 00000000*00000  0 o  A, LOGAN & Co,  Futl  CIGARS  TO BURN  Hue of tlie best Imported and  Domestic Ciirar.s. Try'em before they  go up in sninkc. We do not carry  smokeless ciirnrs.    Drop in  and  see ns.  H.A.KING&C0  Smokers' Outfitters  Coppek St.,    -    GREENWOOD  O-oOOOOOOO OOOO OOOO OOOOOOOOO  PORTMAN  ASK FOR  & PORTMAN  Proprietors  The Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hops, Try  It! It is kept on draught or in Bottles by all the leading Hotel  >���:��:������:  .'���>��:�����:������:������:������>������:<���;���>���:��',.������:������.  ���..;..;..;..j..j..J<*>>*>>i'  Watchmakers  And ......  Jewellers,  g WATCHES  g DIAMONDS  o JEWELRY  9  O  �� Copper Street, Greenwood  ID  BICYCLE AND  MACHINE REPAIRS.  ���SKATES SHARPENED.  PAINTING AND.  SIGN WORK.  i Copper St.    Greenwood.  Greenwood liquor f��o  WHOLESALE DEALERS IN CHOICEST BRANDS OF  WINES,   LIQUORS   AND  CIGARS  Sole Boundary Agents for  Pabst Brewing Co's Celebrated Milwaukee Lager Beer  Also Manufacturers of all kinds of Carbonated Beverages  DRINK IRON BREW, a Life Preserver  JAS. FIcCREATH, PR0P  GREENWOOD,  B. C.  fi#,->��(#����tt����#����������-***��*O09*a��3*��o��o*0oe��00o*����^  | Head Office : 204 Dearborn St., Chicago, 111.  oooooooooooooooooooooooooo  Sore and swollen joints, sharp, shooting* pains, torturing* nutsdes, no rest,  no sleep���that means rheumatism. It  is a. stubborn disease to fig*ht, but  Chamberlain's Pain I'alni oris conquered it thousands of times. One application f4*ives relief. Try it. J. I*  White Greenwood and A. F. Thomas  Midway, sell it.  ! *-**���  FINANGIAL �� MINING AGENTS  r   MINING    PROPERTIES    OF   MERIT    PUR-  | CHASED   OR T1EVEL0PED.  2**;*?*-a#0*!>��o*aoovO*0����**ooooo*o��e��o��O0#i>*o09O����e��-��O'��* BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES  AROUND GREENWOOD  Angus Cameron and Wm. Forrest,  of Cascade, are in town.  Mr. Leggett, a barrister of Midway,  ���was in town today on legal business.  The auction sale of the stock of H.  A. King & Co., has been in progress  with more or less success today,  under the persuasive eloquence of Auctioneer Sampson.  C. A. DesBrisay, V.. V. & E. right-  of-way agent was in town today. His  presence always renews hope that the  Great Northern people mean business,  the.truth of* which is soon to be demonstrated by actual grade building on  :the Phoenix branch.  It is said that the changes proposed  in the Grand Trunk Pacific contract are  acceptable to the London stockholders,  and that both the government and the  company will begin work as so as possible.  ��� - H. A. Sheads has been appointed  . chief of police in Grand Forks. The  mayor's economical Hammer does not  seem to have knocked out many bills  of expense by a reduction of the number of salaried officials.  ���'    Word conies from Grand  Forks that  ���the'city has tired >of traveling in the  paths of virtue, and that after the ISth  instant its gates will stand ajar for the  ���welcome  of   tinhorns,   machine garri-  ,.bling, etc.  .', There was'an important case before  Police Judge Hallett today, but in the  interest of justice aud the. punishment  ' 'of the guilty, his honor requested the  reporter to refrain from a mention  of  "facts in detail*.in,:the columns of The  Items of interest recorded by The Times  Reporter during* the  past week.     :     :   :    :  Times. It is not admitted generally by  courts ard officers of the law, but it is  a fact, nevertheless, that there is no  other agency so potent in the uncovering of crime, and the bringing of  criminals to justice as that of the publicity of the press.  Thursday the 11 months old child of  Mr. and Mrs. King Kees, while supporting itself by a chair, fell backward, striking its head violently on  the floor, which rendered the child un-  conscous and in which condition it remained for several hours. Dr. Spankie  was called to attend the unfortunate  little one. Aftei a time it regained  consciousness, and today is said to be  enjoying itself as usual. This is said  to be the fourth time the child has met  with a similiar eccideut with similar  results.  Conservatives Issue a Challenge.  The Conservative curlers wish to  meet two Liberal rinks at the curling  rink any night after the married vs  single competition. The total points  of the two games to decide the contest  of the coming elections. Now what  do you say Mr. Liberal ?  Positively no Socialists will be allowed to enter. A. Conservative.  Will the Licenses Now Be Issued ?  Word comes from Ottawa that the  Dominion government will not interfere with the action of the B. C. legislature in withholding from the C. P.  R. the famous blocks in southeast  Kootenay designated as 4S93 and 4594.  This removes the last    excuse of the  McBride government for further delay  in the issuance of the coal and oil  licenses  applied  for   in   those  blocks.  The officers of tlie Liberal association recently formed at Ma-  lakwa, are : Hon. President, Ii.  Bostock; President, J. H. Wolsey;  Vice-president, E. R. B. Bayncs,  and F. R. Reid, Scc'y-Treasurer.  The regular monthly meeting of the  Curling Rink Club will be held in the  club room at rink Monday evening.  The-final game of the season between  the Greenwood and Phoenix  came of  at  the local rink   last  night, and re  suited   in a  score of 8 to 3 in favor of  the home team.  The hockey match last night between Rossland and Nelson at the  Rossland rink resulted in Nelson winning b}' a score of 2 to 1.  Notice to Creditors.  In the Matter of the Winding Up Act and  Atnedln? Acts; and IN THE MATTER of  The Boundary and Beaverton Mining; Company, Limited, Non-Personal Liability.  '"T^HE Creditors of the above named com-  X -pany are required, on or before the 5th.  day of April, 1904, to send tlieir name.*! and  addresses and the particulars of their *lebts or  claims and the names and addresses of their  Solicitors, if any, to William Curtis Sampson,  of The Board of Trade Building*, Victoria, the  Official Liquidator of the said company, and if  so required by notice in writing* from  the said Official Liquidator are by  their solicitors to come in and prove their  said debts or claims at the Chamber Court  iu the Court House, Bastion Square, Victoria,  at such time as shall be specified in such  notice, in default thereof tliey will be excluded  from the benefit of any distribution made before such debts are proved.  Tuesday, the 19th day  of April, 1904, at 2.30  o'clock in the afternoon, at  the said Chamber  Court, is appointed for heariiiu- and  adjudUai-  inpr upon the debts and claims.  Dated this 1st day of March. 1904.  HARVY COMBE,  Deputy District Rc-jfistrar  OCH>0<><>0<KK>00<K>00<><><*>CK>-0-CK>0<> -CK>O<>0-0<K><>0<><>OO<K>O<X><>CH>a<>O<>  ROSPEBOUS YEAR  The Condition of Canada Seven Years Ago, and  the Condition of Canada Today  The story of the seven years of fullness is succinctly told in a poster  issued by the Liberal Association of Leduc, Alberta.   Here it is :  Seven years ago last June the Conservative government was in  power. Today the Liberals are in power and this is part of their record  for the seven years past:  Seven years ago our revenue was $36,618,591; today it is $63,739,271,  or nearly twice as much.  Seven years ago we had a deficit of $330,000; this year we had a  surplus of over 513,000,000, or a betterment of a little over 813,000,000.  Seven years ago our foreign trade was $239,000,000; today it is  $459,000,000", or about twice as much.  Seven years ago the number of homesteads entered during the year  was 1,857; this year it was 31,343, or a little over 17 times as many.  Seven years ago our cattle trade amounted tc $104,451; this year it  was $11,342,634, or say eleven times as much.  Seven years ago we exported in oats $273,861; this year we exported  $2,583,171, or over nine times as much.  Seven years ago we exported in flour $718,433; this year we exported  $4,699,142, or say six times as much.  Seven years ago our Territorial grant was $267,000; this year it was  $957,000, oi say four times as much.  Seven years ago our.bank note circulation was $31,456,297; this year  it was $60,414,740, or say $2 to $1.  Seven years ago we exported bacon to the value of $3,802,135; this  year we exported $15,455,174, or about four times as much.  Seven years ago we exported in butter $4,000,000; this year we  exported $7,000,000, or say twice as much.  Seven years ago we exported in agricultural implements $593,464,  this year we exported $2,284,904, or say four times as much.  Seven years rgo our min-eral export was $4,419,170; this year it was  $31,064,861, or say seven limes as much.  Seven years ago it took the bonding of three quarter-sections of this  land to buy a bushel of seed grain from the government. This year lots  of this same land sold for one and two thousand dollars.  And last, but not least, seven years ago tons of Tory literature were  strewed   over   the width   and  breadth  of  this land abusing Mr. Israel  5   Tarte in every way imaginable.    This year it is:    "Come to  my arms,  5   Israel, dear, bid your friends in the Liberal cabinet good-bye."  0<><><>CK>0<>00<>0<>CM'K><*'^^  All the Mining Nevus  is recorded in The Times. ! legislature   110113 Lihr.ar.v_  y"   \ ttfi-ii-iiiii/ij u ,  -  1  BOUNDARY    GREEK   TIMES  ST0��KE BROS  Having something else in   view  offer tlieir well known  For Sale  706 Acres  150 acres suitable for cultivation  balance pastures and range.  100 foot hay and   cattle   sheds. <  First class fencing. i  Extensive   Hog   pasture��� creek ��>  running thro���well fenced���pig 3  proof. \  Young Orchard just coming into \  bearing stock at option of pur- f  chaser. ?  50 acres Tiniotfly-Clover-Brome )  Grass. *>  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 $1.00  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 }  j its own. ^  \ Our market Is protected on the East by \  < the C. P. R-, on the south by the Custom f  \ House, on the West and North by Land \  1 limited and undeveloped. \  For further Information see:  >   Five Miles North of  Midway,   B.   C,   \  ftr*\j**\f.A^j*t^j^^rA^S\^*^J\^J\^J*\/.J)^/ Ijt  AUDITORIUM  Thursday, Friday and Saturday  March 3-4-5  Mr. Aaron Johnsoni  And his Company will present the popular modern  four.act drama  Here and There  In the absence of a clear understanding of the racket in the far  east the Nelson Economist stuns  up the situation in this wise:  "Many a big* bully has traveled  on his size and created terror  among the timid until some little  fellow has taken htm by the neck  and thrashed the ground with  him. And that seems to be  about the matter with Russia. "  Which shows that Editor Carley  is good in an emergency case.  Mayor Rumberger of Phoenix,  is working the King claim in  Summit camp. Three men are  working the Rathmullen in the  same camp. The Granby smelter  is treating the ore from the  Jumbo, Rossland. Before many  moons Dr. Averill expects to ship  ore from the Minnie claim in  Summit camp.  At the annual meeting of the  Le Roi, Rossland, held in London  last week, it was stated that the  profits for the month of January  of the present year were 350,000,  and that the profits for the year  ending December 31st were  8400,000.  The Athelstan, in Wellington  camp, along with the Jack Pot,  au adjoining claim, is to be incorporated, it is reported, and in  the meantime shipments of ore  will be discontinued.  Mr. L. P. Duff, of the law firm  of Bod well & Duff, Victoria, has  been appointed to a seat on the  Supreme bench, made vacant by  the retirement of Justice Walkern.  The net returns from 24 tons of  ore from the Mountain Con. after  deducting freight and treatment  charges, amounted to 82,800.  J. W. Power, who has just completed a miuing timber contract  for the Star, has beeu given another for the Ivanhoe.  The seven hundred bars of bullion sunk on a car in Sloean lake  some time since have nearly all  been recovered by a diver.  Efforts  are  being made to es  tablish  a telephone line between  Armstrong and Kelowna.  Citizens of Irish decent in Nelson have organized a St. Patrick's  society.  Points of Difference-  After reading the following  comparison of the Jap and Russ  you can guess again about the  probable outcome of the passage  at arms between them:  The Japs have a little country  and are land hungry.  The Russians have the greater  part of all Europe and Asia and  are land surfeited.  The Japs are concentrated.  The Russians are spread out.  The Jap is an islander and seafaring, a naval as well as a land-  fighter.  The Russ is a landlubber, but a  plodding fighter.  The Jap is fighting in his own  back yard.  The Russ is fighting five thousand miles from home.  The Jap is a teetotaller.  The Russ is a hard drinker.  yy,The Jap has short legs.  The Russ has long ones.  The Jap has the sympathy of  the Englishman, of the Yankee,  of most of civilzatiou.  The Russ has few friends outside of his country, has incurred  the just hatred of the world-wide  Jew.  A choice line of the above good just  received.  ���*  ana  Stewart's  ���f)oco!ate$ ������.  A Large assortment of  English Ju Juhes and other  fancy'candies.  Copper Street.  P. BURNS & CO  WHOLESALE AND RETAIL   DEALERS  FRESH %  AND CURED MEATS, FISH AND POULTRY       |  0<KKKXK>0<>00<K3<XK><>00<><>0<K>0<>  HAVING ADDED A  ^TINSHOP  To my Plumbing ���Establishment  am pr��"oared to do all kinds of  TINSMITHING AT  SHORTEST NOTICE.  Burnacc   Grates   and   Stove   Repairs  E W, BISHOP  The   Most   Complete   Stock   in  the Boundary.  Phone 38      Naden-Flood Block.  <K)0000<MKVO<K>0<KK)000<H>0<>006  S. BARRY YU ILL  PRACTICAL      WATCHMAKER      AND  JEWELLER.  All work guaranteed   GREENWOOD.  ����<>0<>000000<>0<>000<>00000000  THE  NEW  LEAR  The first of every year we  make a resolution. It is a  resolve to make our Drug  Store in all of its departments better than ever be-  o  fore.   It is our intention to  make the year 1904 mark  another onward step in our  business career, We shall  continue our high standard  of quality in every line. We  shall aim to make our service the best possible in caring for your Drug Store needs  J. L. WHITE  3 Druggist  -     -      Greenwood ?  0<>CK**K>0<KXKH><>--^^  CANADIAN  . .. RAILWAY . . .  World's Scenic Route  Direct line.  East.  Winnipeg  Toronto.  Ottawa.  Montreal  New York  Lowest rates  West.  Vancouver  Victoria  Seattle  Portland  San Francisco  via Soo Pacific Line.St. Paul  Chicago and all U. S. points.  S. S. Service From  Vancouver  to  Seattle  ALASKA, JAPAN, CHINA, HAWAII,  AUSTRALIA  Tlirouirli bookings to Englaud and  the Con  tinent via all Ocean S. S. line  For   rates,   timetables   and  further  particulars apply to local agents  E. R. REDPATH. Agent,  Greenwood.  E. J. COYLE, J. S. CATER,  A.G P.A. 'Vancouver D.P.A. Nel son  In the Superior Court of British Columbia  In the Matter ofthe Land Registry Act  and Amending Acts  AND IN THE MATTER OP AN APPLI-  cation b.r the Granby Consolidated Mininir  and Smeltinir Company, Limited, and the  ('riaiiby Consolidated Mining, Smelting? and  Power" Company, Limited, for liberty to  amend or altera plan or survey of a subdivision of lots eight hundred and ninety-  four (S94). nine hundred and twenty-two(922),  nine hundred and thirty-three (938), and five  hundred and eighty-nine (589), group one (1),  Osoyoos Division of Yale district, in the  Province of British Columbia, deposited lu  the Land Registry oflice.  BNeforeAtheEHonourable lW��*X**JW &  The Chief Justice f of October, A. D. 1903.  Upon the application of the Granby. Cousoll  dated Mining and Smelting Company", Limited  and the Granby Consolidated Mining,.Smelting  and Power Company, Limited, upon hearing  read the affidavit of George W. Woost'er, sworn  herein on the 13th day of September, 1901, aiid  the exhibit therein referred to aud duly filed,  the affidavit of Oren B. Smith, sworn herein '  the 13th day of September, 1901, as to tha service and publication of the summons herein,  and upon hearing- Mr. J. A. Macdonald of  counsel for the applicants:  It is ordered that the said Granby Consolidated Mining* and Smelting* Company, Limited,  and the Granby Consolidated Mining. Smelting  and Power Company, Limited, be at.vltberty lo  amend and alter the said map or survey of a  subdivision of lots eight hundred and nlnety-  fohr[S94], nine hundred and twenty-two [922],  nine hundred and thirty-three [933], and five  hundred and eighty-nine [589], group one [1],  Osoyoos division of Yitle district, in the Province of British Columbia, deposited lu the  Land Registry office at the City ��� jf ���' Kamloop****.  in the said Proviuce and therein numbered  sixty, 60, snch subdivision being commonly  known as "Phoenix Old Ironsides Subdlvislony'  by straightening out Old. Ironsides avenue  mentioned and shown On' said plan or surVey  by continuing the said stieet or avenue from the  northwest corner of lot fourteen, 14, in block  twelve, 12, as shown on the said plan orsurwjy,  in tae same straight line as that portion of the  said street or avenue which lies to the east of  the said northwest corner of said lot fourteen.  14, as shown on said plan or survev, by altering*  and amending the measurements and 'sixes of  lots fifteen, IS, lo twentv-nine, 29, inclusive In  said block twelve, 12, accordingly, and by cancelling such cordon of the sftlo plan or surrey  as sub-divides any part or said subdivision, or  lands lying to the south of such portion of said  street or avenue proposed to be altered and  amended, such alterations end amendments  being more particularly shown in red ink on a  bine print of the said planorsnrvey altered and  amended as sought in this application, marked  ns exhibit "A" to an affidavit of George "W.  Wooster sworn herein and duly filed:  And it is further ordered that said Granby  Consolidated Mining and Smelting Companv,  Limited, and the Granby Consolidated Mining,  Smelting and Power Company. Limited, be at  liberty to file or deposit the same map or plan  as amende I in the Land Registry office at the  City of Kamloops aforesaid,and that the Regit  trarof Titles at the said Land Registry office  do forthwith after tbe expiration .of the period  hereinafter mentioned, which application may  be made to set aside this . order, amended and  alter said registered map or numbered sixty,' 60,  in said Land Registry office in accordance'with  this order;  And it is further ordered that a copy of .this  order be inserted once a week for four consecn-  tivo weeks iu the Boundary Creek Times, published at Greenwood, in the district in which  the s-iid lands mentioned in the said plan are  situate:  And it is further ordered that any person or  persons, firm or firms, corporation or corporations, interested in the subject matter of this  order may be at liberty to move before a judge  of this Court in Chambers to set aside this order  at any time within one month from the first  publication hereof as aforesaid.  GORDON HUNTER.  janl-4t "*C. J.  TRANSFER OF LICENSE  Notice is hereby given that 30 days after date  I intend to apply to the Board of Licence Com-  niissiones for the City of Greenwood for a  transfer of the liquor lisenco now held by me  to Poupore and McVeigh for the premises  known as the Ladvbmith Hotel situate in Block  "F" in the Fisher addition to the City of  Greenwood.  Dated this 15th day of Februarv, 1904.  LOUIS FORSCHNER. ���  .>.X^Xm:m*KmXmXmXKmXm!k><>^4>^<0m&4>  ill  Comfortable Rooms.  EverytiilnrilFirst Class.  THE SWAYNE HOUSE,  Silver Street,  Greenwood i  Notice. ���'  In re Lot 1012, Group one, Osooyoos Division.  Yale District,  Whereas proof of loss of certificate of title  No. 2141a issued in the names of Robert Wood  ann Charles Scott Galloway has been filed in  the office.  Notice is hereby given that I shall at the ex-  fti ration of one month from the date of the first  iisertion hereof, Issue a duplicate of the said  certificate, unless, In the meantime, valid objection be made tome in writing.  W. H. EpMOJCDg,  District Registrar.  Land Registry Ofli< c,  Kamloops, B.C., February 1st, 1904.  The Best Remedy for Croup  This is the season when the woman  who knows the best remedy for croup is  in demand in every neighborhood.  One of the most terrible things in the  world is to be awakened in the middle  of the night of the night by a whoop  from one of the children. The croup  remedies are almost as sure to be lout  in case of croup, as a revolver is sure to  be lost in case of burglars. There used  to be an old fashioned remedy for  croup, known as hive syrup, but some  modern mothers say that Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is better, and  does not cost so much. It causes the  patient to "throw up the plegm"  quicker, and gives relief  in        a shorter time.       Give  this remedy as soon as the croupy  cough appears and it will prevent the  attack. It never fails and is pleasant  and safe to take. For sale by J. 1��.  White Greenwood and A. F. Thomas  Midway. BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES  > 0<K>0<><*K>0<>0<>0<*l<K>CK*t^^  o  Pain Reliver  Lame Back  ains and Braises  Rheumatic Joints  8  DRUGGISTS  COR. GREENWOOD AND COPPER,  ���C>o<><xx>0<>0<M**-0<*^^  AROUND GREENWOOD  Items of interest recorded by The Times  Reporter during the  past week.     :     :   :    :  :    Constable Darraugh was  iii the city  this week.  The city audit in the "Hot Air"  -town is still causing a rush of heated  atmosphere.  .*���  What happened  to Jones  when   lie  .forgot to buy  a box of L-illies' L,ivet*  Pills at White's Drug Store. 2tf  ' The "second annual meeting of the  Interior Liberal Association will be  held in Rossland March 23rd.  Judge Leamy held court in chambers  here Tuesday, only two or three unimportant matters coming before his  honor..  Tenders are being invited for supplying and erecting poles for the telephone line between Armstrong and  Kelowna.  J. H. Graham of Hartford, Ed. H.  Mortimer, Editor "Wilcox and Mayor  Rumberger af Phoenix, were visitors  in the city this week.  Attorney J. R. Wood has been confined to his house this week from  trouble with his eyes, the result of a  cold and a touch of la grippe.  " It is said the number of people  who took a stroll in the direction of  Anaconda Sunday last was very large,  and included some who have never  done much walking for either health  -or pleasure.-- =- --- --^- ^ _^_^..^.^.^i_^.^*_^.^.  The party who found a lady's fur  collar about January 1st, and advertised it in the Times at the time, will  confer a favor by leaving the same at  this oflice, as the article in question  has been called for.  Among the many donations to the  Phonix General hospital was one of  40 tons of coal from the International  Coal company, of Coleman, Alta. Mr.  A. C. Flumerfelt is president of this  company, which is almost wholly made  up of Boundary people.  Robt. Pctrie was up from the Forks  yesterday. Syd. Coulton and G. W.  Ragland, Phoenix; Dan. Nichol, Grand  Forks: Alan F. Eddy, Rock Creek; F.  F. Ketchum, Beaverdell, were among  the arrivals registered at the Windsor  this week.  The Spokesman-Review of March 3,  contained the following: S. F. Parrish j  manager of the Le Roi mine of Rossland, B. C, is seriously ill at the  Spokane hotel. He was operated upon  for a growth in the nose, and nose  ' bleed set in that lasted for two days.  Mr. Parrish is better.  A school of matrimony, at which  young men and women desiring to j  enter the wedded state are expected to  take a course of instruction and receive  a diploma, is proposed in a bill introduced in the Iowa Legislature by  Representative Daniel, a physician.  "Why Smith Left Home" drew a  good audience at the Auditorium Monday night. It was an entertaining  presentation of situations confronting  more people than the public knows of  ���true to life to many-- and many more ;  will realize it sooner or later. ;  The Salvation Army concert band  which came in last Friday, entertained  attendants at some of the churches in  the city Sunday, and in the evening at  Eagles' hall. The band was making  a tour of the Boundary, and came from  Spokane.  Grand Forks has a physical culture  society, presided over by Mr. and Mrs.  Warrington.  The C. P. R.'s January report discloses a net decrease of income of over  ���half a million.  The Greenwood Lo'ige A. F. & A.  M. are holding another of their enjoyable dances on Easter Monday.  J. Parker, inspector of weights and  measures for the interior, was on his  annual tour in this district last week  and visited Greenwood Wednesday.  A. Waddell, who went out last fall,  returned to the city this week, from  Spokane. Mr. "Waddell has a ranch  up the main Kettle river, as well as  interests in many promising mining  claims.  Mrs. Ed. Dill who has lately returned from California, stopped over in  Nelson for a few weeks to visit friends.  Mrs. Dill joined her husband here on  Monday last, who is manager of the  gent's furnishings department of the  Russell-Lavv-Caitlfield Co.  Owing to the pronounced success of  the Hendryx syanide process of treating the Mountain Lion ore, an enthusiastic citizen of Republic tells a Spokane reporter that there will be an influx of a thousand or more people into  that town in Hie next month, as it was  the one thing wanted there to create  new life.  A. W. Young, formerly of the Armstrong but latterly clerk at; the Windsor hotel, left today for an extended  visit to his Old Country home in  Gloucestershire, England. He expects  to be absent for six months or more.  "Red" desires to. keep in touch with  Greenwood and Boundary matters in  general, so he ordered the Timks sent  to his address abroad in the meantime.  A miner named A. Godette was injured at the Mother Lode mine Monday while operating a drill, it having  become in some manner deranged, and  hammered the man instead of the  rock, before he could succeed in shutting off the compressed air power. He  was taken to the Greenwood hospital  where at last accounts he was recovering rapidly, his injury not having  been of a very serious nature.  Greenwood was a veritable "closed  town" Sunday, the 17 hotels closing at  11 o'clock Saturday night and not  opening their bars till Monday morning. All trade inacliiiies have been  removed from the bars It appears to  be the intention of the hotel men to  give the city the full benefit of a strict  observance of the Sunday closing statutory regulations, aud incidentally retire some of their number from the  field of competition, by weeding out  the weaker ones.  A large rock crashed through the big  plate glass window of Karatofsky's  cigar stand and pool rooms, at the corner, of Knob Hill avenue and First  street, Phoenix, early Monday morning. It dodged around among the  show cases and landed in the pool  roomo. Other than breaking the  "largest plate-glass window in the  Boundary," no other damage was  done. Whether the rock came down  the hill from the glory hole of the Old  Ironsides, or some irate Jap, who had  been told that 'Tofsky was formerly in  the Russian army, hurled the missile,  is the question that worries him.  The contract work of sinking 100  feet on the Don Pedro is progressing  satisfactorily and the grade of the ore  encountered so far is more than holding to the average of values found  nearer the surface. Sixty feet of the  100 are already completed, and it is  thought the remaining 40 feet will be  finished inside of 60 days.  Chesaw Electric Road Plans.  Chesaw, Wash., Marcli 3.���Tlie  trustees of the Meyer Creek Elec-  trict Railway company held a  meeting here 3resterday and elected officers for the ensuing .year.  The following were elected: President, James P. Blaine, Chesaw;  vice-president, P. M. Blazing of  Ohio; secretary, Ernest Peck of  Chesaw; assistant secretai*}*, O.  E. Kinsley of Ohio; treasurer,  G. C. L,achtrop of Ohio; general  manager, "W. C. Pepy of Ohio.  The company is incorporated under the laws of "Washington. The  directors say work will begin as  soon  as the snow disappears.  More Editors Coming.  W. J. White, superintendent of  Immigration Agencies, Ottawa,  has completed arragements with  the allied press association of  Indiana for a tour through West-  ern Canada next summer. The  party will leave Chicago by special train on Wednesday, July 13,  to-visit-many parts -of-the Canadian Northwest and British Columbia, will comprise over 200 of  the most prominent editors in  Indian. Among others who will  accompany the party will be  Senator Bevridge and Senator  Fairbanks, who was chairman of  the Joint High Commission, Governor Durbiu, Congressman Tag-  gart and Henry Mayor Holtzman,  Booth Tarkington and James  Whitcomb Riley.  The Best Remedy for Croup  This is the season when the woman  who knows the best remedy for croup is  in demand in every neighborhood.  One of the most terrible things in the  world is to be awakened in the middle  of the night of the night by a whoop  from one of the children The croup  remedies are almost as sure to be lost  in case of croup, as a revolver is sure to  be lost in case of burglars. There used  to be an old fashioned remedy for  croup, known as hive syrup, but some  modern mothers say that Chr.mber-  lain's Cough Remedy is better, and  does not cost so much. It causes the  patient to "throw up the plegin"  quicker, and gives relief  in        a shorter time.       Give  this remedy as soon as the croupy  cough appears and it will prevent the  attack. It never fails and is pleasant  and safe to take. For sale by J. L.  White Greenwood and A. F. Thomas  Midway.  THE   TAIL.0R.  Just Arrived  New Spring Goods  They are the choicest that  have ever   ������been brought into Greenwood   IN PRICE  they range from  We carry the largest stock of any merchant tailor in Greenwood, thus giving*  our customers the benefit pf a large  assortment to choose from.       -"������"  Copper St.  Opposite the Windsor Hotel.  C"Xm:~x~>*$'^m^  DEALERS IN  FURNITURE, * CARPETS,!  i  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  C0Pl'KK.:STR3ET, GRfcjSNWOOT).    *  f.  : THE:  Copper Street.  (��������  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT.  ��2?  MEALS AT ALL HOURS  PRIVATE ROOMS FOR LADIES.  TEY OUK COFFEE  Charles R Tittock,     :    Trop'r.  The  Vienna   Baker  Having purchased and consolidated the  Vienna aud Frazee bakeries, I am prepared to furnish.  BREAD  at the old prices, notwithstanding* the  raise in prices elsewhere. I will give  you good service having had long experience in the business. "  I Robt. B* Hav  \  Silver Street,  Greenwood, B. C.

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