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 Bffffiffl^'^r^-r^'^^?^  i'flwff-n*wcr^-!wiw^'^w��iff^^  w ���^t*^^:^"^' ?vv^7'^^-^;/v/^.^:^^ r j ���: v^-v;;?^;.:^7  i^^^^^s^msss^ms^ii  rffl^-yit&F^'w'^'-'--rs  irf  4ll^*?��i  Vol. 9.  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4 LQ04.  No. 10  THE HOME OF UNDERWEAR t  H**********-**.** 4*--^  T Our range this season is large enough that we can designate this "The Home of T  j^ Underwear".    We aim to give our patrons the best goods obtainable at lowest prices, j.  ����*->  *  LADIES  The   Elastic  Ribbed  Combinations    do   not  shrink; they fit well and feel right.  Watson's   unshrinkable   suits   (separate)-  at  $1.00  a  garment; splendid value.  A cheaper line at 75c, worth $1.00.  ! MEN'S  ���+  MISSES' AND CHILDREN'S  Equestrian Tights (black). In Misses' as  well as Ladies' sizes, The proper thing for  walking and school wear. A complete range  of sizes in children's goods.  Penman's celebrated underwear,   and Watson's unshrinkable.    Every  piece stamped and guaranteed by the makers.    A complete line of Boys  fleeced and all wool goods.  A FEW BROKEN LINES  Broken Prices to Matctie  Hygeian Combinations. $1.75 values for  $1-25  - .   " " - 1.10 and 1.25   ../.     95  Health.Brand'Combinations for children at greatly  reduced , prices.   ��� Diamond   Brand   children's   and  Misses' drawers and vests, 50c, 55c and 60c va1ue��  at.  4*   35c and 40c.  OUR  LADIES' JACKETS  GOOD VALUES IN  Blankets and Comforters  Wrapperettes and Flannels  Flannel Waists and Wrappers.  MMae  Big-  Store  LAURIER AND  LIBERALISM  ARE AGAIN DECLARED FOR BY THE VOICE OF THE  PEOPLE OF THE DOMINION.  H ., - NEW  g  IPallGoods Arriving!  We are showing the  nicest line of all-  wool clothing at^5��~  everbrowght in town  $15  Fall aud winter under- ( |  wear ranging froin^*��" \ '  ;i suit. The Wolsley at . i  [)  S5.50 a suit,guaranteed  .Our   .Mackinaws    in  .English and Canadian  goods are union made  -   _ and guaranteed al:  A nice line of Slater's  Invictus  Shoes  .just in,   which we   can highly  recom-  ^^yjUJ^y-^mend^-and-at-prices -to-suit���the-times.-  3 Stetson Hats best quality from $4.00 to $5.50.  22 In shirts, collars and cuffs we carry a neat range  3 W. G. & R. goods, ';���'*'���'  IHUSSELL-LAW-CAULFIELD CO., Limited. 1  ^UlttUUUUUUUtUllUUllUUlUlitUUlUUUUUiUUUUUUUI^  I    AT THE     ;~���=;���; 1   I  1 BEGINNING  l    '' '������*�����' E  1    OF THE  1    SEASON  1 YOU WANT  I A TOP COAT  ~3 Our new stock has  *2S arrived and is ready  ~3 f��r y��ur. inspection.  TERRIBLE ACCIDENT.  The third fatality since construction  work commenced on the Phoenix  branch of the Great Northern occurred  at Summit City at 2 o'clock Monday  morning, when Salvator Dominica,  foreman Fred Johnson's camp, was  blown to atoms while cleaning out a  missed hole.  On Sunday evening a number of  blasts were set off. One of the charges  did not go off, and the men refused to  return to -work until an examination  had been made In order to save time  and to enable the force lo resume work  in the morning. Dominico went out  during the night to extract the missed  cfiargerwiiHThe~feiiiltrabove stated7  The. unfortunate man's remains,  which had been blown into small  pieces, were brought to this city yesterday for burial.  Dominico was highly thought of by  the men who worked under him, and  much regret is expressed at his untimely death.���Grand Forks Sun.  M OVERWHELMING LIBERAL MAJORITY  Is Returned to the House of Commons Committed to  The Grand trunk Pacific.  ZS :We are agente for  3' the  3- 20th CENTURY  H      CLOTHING  ���^3 See our fall samples  ~3 five hundred to pick  *^S and order suits from  Special attention is called to A. "Lt.  & Co.'s great clearance sale beginning  now. His ad. will be found on another  page.  A good job to all appearances is that  just completed by the city on the Twin  creek flume. The grade and direction  of the flume have both been changed  and the cross street levelled up by the  removal of part of the grade leading  southward to the east hill. A possibility of repetition of last spring's damage by freshet has,been reduced to a  minimum.  "When Dr. Russell one of the syndicate who underwrote the Montreal &  Boston Consolidated, was in Greenwood recently in speaking to the writer  o* our many fine stores, he said: "You  have as fine a display of meals up  there on the corner as you would find  in a New York shop." How is that for  P. Burns & Co. and their local manager  ' Julius Ehrlich.  It was with no uncertain voice that the people of Canada yesterday endorsed the past government and the present policy of Sir WIlfrid'I��aurier-  From ocean to ocean rolled one long, swelling wave of 'popular approval, its  crest only here and there broken by provincial dissent. Every province in the  Dominion with the exception of P. E. I. and Ontario gave the government a  majority and in the case of Ontario the parties today stand relatively just  about as they did before election. The recent adjustment of seats gave the  west a greater voice in the matter, and from Manitoba to the Pacific .the gov  .enimcn.t-ara.sjiustain.ed^ey.ery-.wh^^^ =   Of the 214 constituencies of the Dominion 206 voted yesterday, leaving  one in Ontario, three in theN. W. T., three in B. C. and one in the Yukon to  vote later. Of the 206 voting yesterday the latest and most reliable advices  give the parties as follows :���  labs.       Cons.  Ontario  ...���.,....   37 48  Quebec         54 11  Nova Scotia     18 0  New Brunswick       7 6  Prince Edward Island      1 3  Manitoba...     -6 4  Northwest Territories........      6 1  British Columbia .'.      5 0  73  Total  134  This means a clear majority of 61 to the government, about equal to  what it had in the House when dissolved. This is majority sufficient for any  government, but when the remaining constituencies vote it will be considerably increased. Most of those yet to hear from are liberal, and will be largely  benefitted by the building of the Grand Trunk Pacific and there is little doubt  of the outcome. All candidates in this constituency of Yale-Cariboo would  doubtless have preferred to have fought the battle out without any handicap.  As it is, the pleasure of Mr. Ross' assured victory will be slightly marred, as  doubtless some will think when the votes are counted that the issue here was  in measure affected by the party's success yesterday.  A CANDLE EXPERT.  |     RENBLL  J       & C��.  Provincial Attorney General Chas.  Wilson, with Oscar Chapmann Bass of  his department, have left for England  to present several appeals by this province to the Privy Council. One  touches the question of dominion or  provincial ownership of Deadman's  island at the entrance of Vancouver  harbor; another, and the most important, involves the right of this province to exclude by legislation Chinese  from the underground workings of  coal mines.  One of the most self-sufficient creatures in the world is the embryo mining expert, and the less his experience  the grea er his sense of self sufficiency.  "With some knowledge and more nerve  he will go up straight against anything and submit what to his mind is  a final analysis. Here is an instance:  "An eastern college graduate was sent  west to loDk up a mining proposition  and report to the eastern stockholders.  He was just out of college and ��� was  considered a bright, clever young man  The minebeing distant from a railway  supplies were hauled in in large quantities The day the young man arrived  a fresh supply of candles had been received. He was very much impressed  with the magnitude of the stock of  candles. The incident impressed him  particularly,   and   he   considered it a  very important feature of his investigation. He had made a discovery.  Economy being an important factor in  the success of all business ventures,  he embraced in his report the following: "I find on hand a large stock of  candles. There are thousands of  candles to be used ostensibly for light  ing the mine. I recommend that  henceforth mining operations be conducted in daylight and thereby save  the enormous outlay for candles."  A. L. "White & Co. are closing   out  their new funiture at "special prices.'  See the ad.  EATON'S JEWELERY.  Timothy Eaton lost $7000 worth of  jewelry tlie other day by burglary.  Somebody suggests that some western  man mav have taken this way of get  ting even.  *   ! BOUNDARY    CREEK   TIMES.  MANAGER WM. CRANSTON  Offer Theatrical Patrons of Western  Canada.Hi^h Class Comic Opera.   ���  Theatrical managers expend more,  money and: artistic labor in putting  high class comic opera before the public than in any other class of attractions. When-W. Cranston, manager  of,the British Columbia and Alberta  theatrical circuit, presents here F. A.  Wade's Beggar Prince opera company  in two of the most popular successes,  the patrons will be treated to one of  the best musical organizations, playing the one nighl. stand houses, in  America. The two operas that will be  given here are "Fra Diavolo"* and "La  Mascott". Each of these excellent  pieces require a large numberfc-pf ..first  class singers, much handsome scenery,  and a very high order of artistic ability. The plots are intense,* :the music  s*-andard, and the comedy opportunities the best. Theso operas^ffer the  most pleasing amusment programmes  ever presented in this part of Canada  and are a hint of the high quality of  others to be offered if the patrbnage  will warrant the financial risk.:. It will  determine to some extent the is-jlectiori  of future comparies. /,"; ;��� :������'���'>?���*.*.'..���'".;  The Beggar Prince'^compapy. will  appear in Greerlwobd opera houste,  Wednesday and* Thursday, Nov..9 and  10. Special party rates, have been  arranged by the C.P.R. fdr those wish  ing to come from neighboring towns.  Mail orders for tickets will be carefully  attended to. Every seat in the-.'hpuse  $1, reserved seats at White Bros';-.and  Thomat drug-stores. ''":���;'  GREAT  NORTHERN CONSTRUCTION  , /.' Tie' work of ������jtay'irjg_ ra'ils 'on ���' the  Phoenix* branch! is to tie/resumed at  once about "IS miies of fhe grade being  now ready for the steel gang. This  will bring the completed track to Sum;  mit City about half the distance between^ Grand,Forks.and Phoenix* The  balance of the grade which is very  heavy including much -rock work is  being pushed as fast as' possible but  can hardly be ready for the rails by the  time the latter reach Summit City!  That as little delay as possible may  occur double shifts -are being, employed  on the heaviest culsV *..-.,���  AGENTS FOR THE NOMINEES-  The following have been appointed  agents for the'different candidates'now  seeking the ^suffrage of the electors of  Yale-Cariboo: John Donald Swansorf  of Kamloops for Duncan Ross, John  Ralph Mitchell of Kamloops for Martin  Burrell, and John Joseph Caulfield of  Greenwood for Ernest .Mills.  AN AMERICAN BOY'S IDOL.  EarUHamilton Smith, son-of EberC.  Smith a former resident of Grand  Forks, B. C.,a lad aged seventeen, has  published a neat little brochure orl  "Teddy Roosevelt, an American Boy's  Idol.";-: The letter press is concise and  cleaa and the subject matter systematically arranged. The subject is  treated under tnree parts of six short  chapters, entitled:' Childhood, In  College, As a Legislator, His Accession, Cuba and the Philippines, On  Trusts. To these has been aded a  short chapter on the Philippines by the  father. The neat little pamphlet is  tastefully gotten up with a beautiful  embellished cover containing a picture  of the president and the American  flag.  LIBERAL RALLY AT EHOLT.  The meeting in the interests ,of Mr,  Ross and ��-pod government held at  Eholt on Wednesday evening was, a  great success.;.. Speeches were made by  John. R Brown, M.P.P., and Hon.  Smith Curtis. The reports comes that  several.Socialists after the meeting  declared their intentions to vote for the  government candidate.. ......  The ladies rof the Presbyterian  church are planning to give a Thanksgiving dinner Wednesday, Nov. 16th.  Further particulars next week.  PRESENTATION.  -Rev. W. A Robins was the recipient  of a very handsome walking stick last  Sunday, presented by St. Ju-les Sunday school. The cane was suitably  engraved and presented on behalf of  the school by little Misses Redpath  and Jones. *  St'. Petkrsburg, Nov. 1 ���It was  publicly announced here yesterday that  an officer from each of the Russian  warships which took part in the firing  in the North sea October 21 would be  detained to appear before the international commission and the squadron  would proceed. They are the watch  officers on duty at the time of the  affair. Their names are not disclosed.  Of course Admiral Rojestvensky is  not among them. They are returning  at once to St, Petersburg.  LIBERAL MEETINGS.  The foreign office decided to adopt a  course most unusual for it and in order  to allay the public ezcitement gave out  to the press the following statement:  "Before the Russian fleet left Vigo  instructions were'given to the Russian  admiral with a view to preventing injury} to d'eu'tral'shipping during the  passage of the'Riissian fleet to the far  east. In compliance with Russia's  agreement, four Russian officers have  been left ,beind at Vigo.  "The. two governments are now discussing the'terms with reference to the  international commission which will  be.entrusted with the proposed inquiry.  .; ST. PeterTburg, Nov. 3���There is  coasiderable anxiety here over the  military situation. Little '.'.news has  been received from Mukden. General  ���SakharofPs telegram of November' 1st  merely indicates that matters were at a  deadlock around Shakhe. The Japanese have'made some tentative moves  on pqth flanks which w$re checked, but  there are no signs of a general advance  by either army.  Foreign reports from; Port Arthur  abeg .gloomy. While the authorities  continue to profess confidence in general Stoessel's ability to hold out, the  popular feeling is that the.heroic garrison', \,y"hich has already made a gallant defence, must be near the limit; of  human endurance.  Now" is"y'our time to make a selection  of a lot or two on which to build yourself a happy home:-. Prices and terms  will be right���Apply to Ralph Smailes  agent for- the Greenwood Townsite Co.  . For Sale, or Rent���Sewing machines,  typewritters, bob stays, guns, wagons,  house furniture "pr any* old >-thing."���  A. L. Wi;ite' & "CoSsrpXevr" arid" 2nd  Hand Store.  <K>00000<>Op<>0<>0-00000<>0<><>0<><>  SCISSORS  y:;andfASlEPOT  ���6<>0<M>000<XK>0<KH>000<KKK><X>00'  Grand'Forks people have organized  a company to build and operate a skat  ing rink. The company is capitalized  at $5,000, divided into SOO shares of S10  each and no difficulty' is being experienced in disposing of the stock.  ' The work Of constructing the telegraph lirie'fr'o'm Okanagan Lauding to  Kelowna will be begun'just as soon as  gangs1 can be engaged to start work at  both ends. R. Swift of Vernon has  charge of the work arid will'hasten the  construction to completion at the earliest possible date.  Supt. J. S. Lawrence, of the C. P.  R., has returned to Nelson, after  spending a week in this district, inspecting the big railway company's  interests. Mr, Lawrence was highly  impressed with the business prospects  of this section. "I spent the whole  week in the Boundary," said Mr. Lawrence, on his return to Nelson, "and  am more than pleased with the business'outlook for the winter from our  standpoint. At the present time there  is more mining activity in the Boundary country than at any time in its  history. More mines are actually shipping- ore to day than ever before, and  there are more properties getting on to  the shipping list than at any time I  can' remember. I look for an exceptionally busy winter, as the three  smelters will be working overtime before long, and even then I question  whether they can handle the output.  LATEST WAR NEWS,  London, Nov. 1.���A Brussels despatch 'says that a Russian loan of  5270,000,000 was sigmd on Saturday.  The Rothchilds guarantee the success  of the'whole loan.  TENDERS WANTED.  Bids for hauling Providence ore for  six months and 260 ricks of two foot  wood. The lowest or any tender not  necessarily accepted. Further particulars at Providence Mine office.  Providence Mining Co., Ltd.  For Sale���Furniture and bedding of  a nine, room lodging house, large cooking sir>ve, tables, house plants, also 40  White Leghorn hens and pullets, apply  to Mrs. V. Dynes, Gold st. Convenient to smelttir.  Public meetings, in the interests of  Duncan Ross, the Liberal candidate,  will be held in the following places  and times during the next week:  Meeting at."Windsor Hotel, Denoro,  on Tuesday the 8th inst. at 8 p.m.  Meeting at Miners' Union Hall,  Phoenix, on Friday the "llth inst., at 8  p.m.  Meeting at Midway the 10th inst., at  8 p.m.  Meeting at Larson's Hotel, Rock  Creek on the 12th inst., at 1:30. p.m.  Meeting at Sealey's on Saturday the  12th inst., at 8 p.m.  Opposition speakers are invited to  all these meetings.   ���' ������ ���;  A Liberal'rally' will >be, held in 'the  Liberal committee rooms on Wednesday evening the 9th inat.  Smith Curtis, ex-M.P.P.., Duncan  Ross and others will be the Liberal  speakers.'  MINERAL ACT- 18%.  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE.  OWL Mineral Claim, situate in the Greenwood  Mining- Division of Yale District. Located  in Deadwood Camp joining the Tin tic M n  eral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. Johnson,  Free Mineis Certificate No. B. 5525C, actinpr for  self and as apent for Georpre R. Naden. Free  Miners Certificate No. B 41655, John N. Greden,  Free Miners Certificate No. B 55145, and the  Briti-ih America Development Co., Ltd., Free  Miners Certificate No. B 71612, intend, sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to the Mining- Recorder for a Certificate of Iniprovements,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of  the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 30th day of April, A, D., 1904.  SYDNEY M. JOHNSON.  THE BEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  "VICERuY" Fraction Milling- Claim, situate  in the Greenwood 'Mining Division of Yale  District.      Where   located:    Iu   Deadwood  ''camp, adjoining- tlie  No.*9 Mineral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. John-'  son, Free Miners' Certificate No. 15S0515,  acting for self and as. agent for Charles II.  Tye, Free Miners'Certificate No. B85703; Pat  Hickey, Free Miners' Certificate No. BS04%,and  Duncan Mcintosh, Free Miners' Certificate No'.-  B85697,intend sixty days from the date hereof,to  apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate  of Improvements;.fofthe purpose of obtaining  a Crown Grant*of-the above claim.; '  And fuither take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of-Improvenicnts.  Dated this 12thday of August,' A, D. 1904.  .*'....., '.. Sydney M. Johnson.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  :      notice.;  "Springfield" Mineral .Ctaini, situate in the  Gecenwood Miuiujr Division cf Yale District.     Where   located:���In   Beaver   Creek  Camo.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for James Napier Paton, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B62156, aud Ralph  Sniales, Free Miner's Certificate No. B5��521,  intend, sixty days from the date hereof to  apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate  of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining  a Crown Grant of the above claim  ���And further take notice that action, under  Section' 7.  must   be  rommen*"^   before   the  Issuance of such Certi" tate of Iinpiovemev.-*.  Dated this 3rd day of March. A. D., ]904.  .     I. H. HALLETT.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  TO RICHARD   McCULLOCK or to any person or persons to whom he may hav* transferred his interest in the Klondyke   and  Nordac mineral   claims    situated    in   the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale district.  You are hereby  notified  that we have  expended the sum of S400 iu assessment work  on  the above claims togetaer with  flO.CO for re  cording the same, such work being required  and necessary to* the said claims for the years  1902-3 ending August 2nd, 1903,  under the provisions if the Mineral Act and Amtiiding Acts;  and if at the expiratio.-i of ninety days from the  date of the first publication   of this notice in  the  Boundary Creek Times, you fail or refuse  to contribute your portion of such expenditure,  namely S153.75. together with all costs of adver*  Using, your   interest   in   said mineral claims  shall become vested in us (your co-owners)npon  filing in the proper office in that behalf the affidavit required by section 4 of the Mineral Act  Assessment Act, 1900.  Dated this 22nd ds.v'uf April, 1904.  MINERAL ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Gold Drop Fraction" mineral claim situate in  the Greenwood   Mining   Division   of   Yale  District.     Where   located:      On    Wallace  Mountain,   joining   the    Gold    Drop   and  Alaska Mineral Claims.  TAKE NOTICE that I,- Sydney M. Johnson,  acting   as   agent  for   Wilfrid   Cookson,   Free  Miner's Certificate No. B85419, and Thomas W.  Murray, Free Miner's Certificate   No.   B55S99,  intend ,sixty days from the date hereof, to apply tc the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of  Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a  Crown lirant of the above claim.  And 'urther take   notice  that   action, under  section 37, must be commenced before   She issuance of such Certificateof Impiovements.  lated this 14th day of June A. D., 1904.  Certificate of Improvements-  SNOWSHOE, DIAMONfl. and TOLEDO,  Miueral Claims, situated in the Greenwood  Mining Division of Yale District. Where  located:    At Camp McKinney.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Hugh Megraw,  Free Miner's Certificate No B87303, acting as agent for William Claude Fox, Free  Miner's Certificate No. BC2076, intend sixty  davs from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant ofthe above claim.  And further take notice that action, undei  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Iniprovements.  Dated this 7th dav of July. 1903.  HUGH MEGPAW  PORTMAN   & PORTMAN  Proprietors  ASK FOR  lit1  1 he Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hops, Try  ! Uiskeptondraught or inBoitletby  sli t ] heading Hotel  *������*#���.,*��* **##��*���� #$���**��*#�����& ��#ft0tt0����*e��a*��e#<HeH��e#��w<HOH��ft  ���������  WINDSOR CAFE.,  HARRY C0UTTS. Proprietor  MEALS  AT ALL  HOURS  NIGHT OR DAY  ��  ���a  ��  ��  ��  ft  ft  ft  ft  Dining Room  in the  Windsor  Hotel���Everything J  First-Class. f  ��  EUROPEAN  PLAN. %  .... ��� ��  ��ft��<fO����0��ft0ft��ftftftft��#����ft������ft��ftftftft����ftftftft����ft����ft����ftftft  CANADIAN  ��� ^-    ;f ^  RAILWAY . . .  Lowest Rates  Best Time  Toronto,     -Montreal,    New-  York,     Martime Provinces,  New Ji/ngland.  WEST  Vancouver, Victoria,  Seattle,     California Points.  Unequalled    Passenger   Service,  sleepers, tourist, couches, dining  cars.  Tourist  Sleeping Service :  WPP'p Leaves Revelstoke daily for  fiJJOl   Seattle and Vancouver.  V ACT Lv. Duninore Jet. for St. Paul  ftritjl daily. Toronto, Wed., Sun.;  Montreal', Monday, Boston. Friday.  For rates, Folders and Tickets apply  to local agents.  li*. J. COYLE, J. S. CATER,  A.G P.A. Vancouver D.P.A.Nelson.  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Barnato" and "Barnato Fractional"  Mineral  claims,  situate  in ilie Greenwood Mining  division  of Yale District.   Where located:  Horses'nOc Mountain.  TAKE NOTICE that wc, Victor R. Swan-  son and Samuel T, Larson, Free Miner's  Certificate Nos. B80579 and B80320, intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to  the Mining Recorder for a certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining- crown  l*rants of the abave claims.  And   further takes notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of suchcertittcatesof improvements.   .*>  Dated this 20th day of September, A. P.. 1901.  VICTOR R.SWANSON.  SAMUEL T_ LARSEN.  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE. ' ���  "Surprise No. 3" Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greenwood Minine Division of Yale District.     Where located: In skylark camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. F. W. Groves, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B -72155 intend, sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mfninp Recorder for a Certificates of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant to the above claim.  And further take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificates of iniprovements.  Dated this 22nd day of October, 1904  F. W. GROVES.  ��  RAILWAY.  The only all rail route between points east  west aud* sontli to Rossland, Nelson, Grand  Forks and Republic.  Buffet cars-tun between Spokane' and North-  port. ^     ���   '  Effective June 14th, 19ff5."  LEAVE  8:45 a. m.  10:40 a. m.  7:20 a. m.  10:35 a. m.-  8:30 a. m.  Spokane  Rossland  Nelson  Grand Porks  Republic  ArrivS  6:15 p. m.  4:35 p. m.  7:20 p. m..  4:00 p. .iti*  6:15 p. m.  In Connection With  GREAT  NORTHERS  RAILWAY  TICKETS All To POINTS *  SHORT t/INE TO  ST. PAUL,, DULUTH. M NNEA-  POLIS, CHICAGO and ALL POINTS  EAST. SEATTLE, TACOM/ VICTORIA, PORTLAND and all tACIFIC  COAST;POINTS."'   '       "'':  Through Palace and Tourist Sleepers.  Dining  and Buffet  Smoking- Library.  ��� ���    .    ��� ca r.v   ���     >       -���:���/������'  2 Fast Trains Daily 2  For rates, folders and full  information  regarding trips,  call  on   or ad-.*  dress  a agent  of.theS. F. &,N. Railway, or '.     :���  ���      ' ' - - ���  K. A. Jackson,     .   .     H. Brandt,    ���  G. F. a P. A., \ '    C.--P..-& T. A., '  Spokane        7sl W Riverside Ave <  Wash. .   Spokane, Wash-  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of improvements.  NOTICE. '  "Briston." "St. Louis" and "Toronto"' Mineral  Claims,   situate In the Greenwood Mining .  Division of Yale District.    "Where located: ���  On Cranberry creek.  TAKE NOTICE that I. A. E. Ashcroft, act- .  inp as ag-ent for John N.. Greden, Free-  Miner's Certificate No. BS0547, intend, sixty"  days from the date hereof, to apply to the Min-.  tnjj Recorder for a Certificateof Improvements .  foi the purpose of obtaining- a Crown Grant of ;  the above claims. ...*,.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37,   must   be  commenced   before    the ..  isRimnc? of such Certificate of Improvements. ���  Dated this. 1st day of October, A. D., 1904.  Albert e. ashcroft, p.l.s.  Get fat by eating at the Gem restaurant. Good cooking and quick service day and night.  The patronage of Greenwood and;  Phoenix business men is wanted at  the Pioneer hotel, Greenwood. ���: g^^]^*|mm,^^rap^<i^^>>t'iT*iTr1'  ��iSi!2��!��K12��^  ^yffl.-^^^"^^  ^jS^^^^SjjffgrjV*;-*  ���tl^^^^-j^l^g^g^-j^]  7 </  BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES  Head  Stoppedup  BAD COLD  Week's Break--up--a-Cold  Tablets do not "buzz" or  "roar" the head, nor do  they nauseate the stomach  or gripe the bowels--But  they do knock out Gold in  the Head and accompanying fevers as quick as anything we know of.  TC CTS.  &**   PER BOX.  Same Price by Mail.  ^fHITE gROS.  Dispensing Chemists  GREENWOOD, B. C.  mmmmmmmwm  . ���  h  SCHOOL BOOKS  SCHOOL BOOKS  SCHOOL BOOKS  ' Complete stock of Text  Books, Scribblers Exercise Books, Pencils, etc.  ROCK BOTTOM PRICES  COLES & FRITH  Books,   Stationery,  Cigars,  .:; Wall Papers, Etc.  imimimummmm  ALLKINDS  ALL PRICES  AM Each Watch  the latest of its  kind, whatever the  kind  We  mend   watches too  mend them in the right  way.  A. LOGAN & CO.,  Greenwood, B. C.  GREENWOOD BARBER SHOP.  W. D. Flinn, Prop.  Try Our New Massage  Porcelain Bath Tubs.  Copper Stree;,       ��     Greenwood, B.C.  AN OPERA COMPANY COMING.  Manager W, Cranston Presents F. A-  Wade's Famous Beggar Prince  Opera Company.  On a very large guarantee Mr. Cranston has engaged the above musical  organization for a complete tour of the  British Columbia and Alberta Theatrical Circuit. Greenwood is to have  two nights. On Wednesday, Nov. 9th,  Auber's beautiful romantic opera "Fra  Diavolo" will be presented, and on  Thursday night, Nov. 10th, "La Mas-  cott" or "The Beggar Prince."  , Mr, Wade's company has been a  most successful one for'the past twelve  seasons throughout the central*, and  southern states, and this summer on  their first Canadian tour, they played  to capacity business for three weeks in  the Winnipeg theatre and repeated  their success in Brandon. The personnel of the.company has remained  practically unchanged for the.past five  years, and includes some of the "best  comic opera talent in America. Miss  Iroene Dalmer is the prima donna,  soprano, supported by Addie Mumford  and L-ilian Thorn, Gertrude Hutchen-  son and Winefred Peterson are the  contraltoes, F. W. Walters and Jay  C. Taylor tenors, G. Bryon Bronti and  Carl L-eburg, baritones. The minor  parts are in capable hands and Mr. F.  A. Wade and Jack Spaulding play  comedy parts. Ivan Rudesal is the  musical director.  There is perhaps no class of amusement more entertaining than good  comic opera, for it combines a plot or  story dramatic situations. and sidesplitting corned}', all capped with ex-r  cellent music. And there is no company playing the one night stand  houses more capable than Mr. Wade's  Beggar Prince opera company. Every  heat in the house $1. Reserved seats  at White Bros', and Thomas- drug  stores.  ��j*  FOREIGN TRADE.  ���a*  In the last eight years of Tor-y  rule in Canada, the country's  foreign trade grew -515,000,000,  while in the last eight  years  of  V Liberal rule it grew 3215,000,000.  * The iate of increase for the Conservative regime in the eight ��������  years was IS per cent., while the a  rate for the eight years  under X  5* Liberal rule was 84 per cent. J*  ���> ����  &fA&tt<*A#vv^>AAAAA<"yzK"Z<&AA  PRESS NOTICES OF MR. ROSS-  Mr. Burrell is a pleasing and fluent  speaker but ��� his exuberant verbosity  cou-d hot withstand the cold logic of  facts dispassionately presented by  Duncan Ross.���Kamloops Sentinel.  In closing, Mr. Robs said he was  sure the. west would come to the aid of  the best government the Dominion had  ever had, and'which was building this  great-road-toopen^out-the^jwest^^^The  G. T. P. would be run by business men  for business, and the only way they  would git it would be by building feeders; This they would do. He was sure  they would send him down to help the  government carry out this great  policy. The meeting then closed with  three cheers and a t'ger for Mr. Ross.  ���Armstrong Advertiser.  Mr. Ross concluded the meeting. He  referred to what he called Mr. Semlin's  half-hearted support of the Conservative party and of his unenviable position in this respect. As to the Dun-  donald incident he instanced a precedent in the case of General Colville of  the British service who had been dismissed for a similar offence. The government had no alternative but to  dismiss the G. O. C. who had violated  his own regulations as he undertook to  show. The speaker referred to better  terms. He referred to the prime minister's promise of readjustment and  thought that enough for the present.  He pointed out Mr. Borden's promise  in that respect, that.it really meant  nothing; it was mere words without  meaning. He concluded with a brief  summary alleging that the present  government deserved a contiuation of  the support hitherto given it and he  believed that the "best government  Ca,nada ever sav would be continued in  power for another term on Nov. 3rd.'  ���Ashcroft Journal.      '  J. G. LANG   PROVINCIAL-  ASSAYER  Specialties:   Checking   Smelter  Returns,    Concentration,   Cyanide    and  Amalgamation Tests.  GREENWOOD,    ;   :   B. Q,  In The Supreme Court of British  Columbia.  IN THE MATTER ofthe MuniciDal Clauses Act  and Amending Acts and  IN THE MATTER of the City or Greenwood  Real Estate Tax Sale Bylaw 1904  IN CHAMBERS (    Law  I  Before the Chief Justice J. Stamps >���  The 25th d.iy of October, 1904. |   S1.3C    \  ORDER  UPON hearing Mr. Gray of Counsel for the  the Corporation of the City of Grten-  wood and upon reading- the affidavit of George  B. Taylor, filed herein the 24th day of October,  1904.  IT IS ORDERED that service of the Notice  of Tax Sale, required by the provisions of the  said City of Greenwood Real Estate Tax Sale  Bylaw 1904, by sending- a copy of said notice  by prepaid registered post to the last known  address of C. F. Alston; Laura Ward; Tena  Branson; Mary Ag-nes Cornwall; W. A. Cor-  bett; R. P Coates; Lonis Ernst; Corriene  ���Castlebar; J. B. Cameron; R. F. Coates; J. A.  Cameron; Alexander Cameron; H. C. Davis;   -Munroe;   Ellwood   C.   Brown; Lena  O.  Cortes; Minnie Cameron; J. H. Wallace; Wal*  ter L. D'Eath; H. R. Elliott; R. Davidson;  Adolph Fisher; Sarah Dear ing; Fred Fischer;  Alexander Fraser; Harry' A. Guess; Jane  Galloway; J. H. Hendrickson; A. B. Hart;  Olivia Hart; John'Keough; Attwood Keough;  J. *W.- Keough; Delarin A. Holbrook; D. M.  Linnard; George W.* Richardson; Walter J.  Lemon; Bernard Croft Murray;.Edward Nash;  William H.*.*'Asquith; James McMahon; Fred  Munn;<F, F..McDowell; Thomas F. McDowell;  Mrs. W. D. Palmer: Annie Jane "Palmer; Das-  cow Hol,brook;EarV'Smith; Daniel Sheehan;  V. C Younghusband; James E..Hoy; Angus  Nicholson; Jamas. L. Steele; William Perry  Smith; "Ronalfl Harris;-A. A, Barnett; William Galbraith; Henry C. Keedy; Hugh McKay and Laura Sbonquest, respectively, shall  be a good and sufficient service of said Notice  of Tax Sale udon said persons.    ���  AND.IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that  service of the Notice of Tax Sale, required by  the Provisions of the said City of Greenwood  Real.Estate Tax Sale Bylaw 1904, by sending'  a copy of: saidi Notice by prepaid registered  mall to Fr'ancisJ. Finucane addressed to Spokane,'-Washington, United. States of America,  shall be a good and sufficient service of sa'd  Notice of Tax Sale upon the estates of R.E. LV  Brown,' deceased, and E.. A. Bielenb'erg, res-  pectlvelv. .''';'���*..        '    '.-���".   ������'-'���.-  AND IT IS FURTHER''ORDERED that  service,of.the Notice of Tax' Sale required by  the provisions of said City of Greenwood Real  Estafe .Tax Sale* Bylaw 1904,;by personally  serving-acopy of said Notice upon t. H. Hallett  ofthe Qity of Greenwood, British Columbia,  shall be'a good and sufficient service of said  Notice of-Tax Sale upon F-. B; Smith and upon  the estate of Annie Larkins deceased;   :.  AND.IT IS .FURTHER*. ORDERED that  service ofthe Notice of Tax .Sale required by  the provisions of said City, bf Greenwood Real  Estate Tax. Sale Bylaw ��� 1904,\by * personally  serving a' copv.of said ;Notice"njjon James N,  Pator of the City of Greenwood,. British Columbia..shall be a'good and sufficient service of  said NoHee of Tax Sale upon ; the estaw. of  William B, Paton, deceased. -.*..'..      ,...  AND IT IS- FURTHER- ORDERED that  service of the Notice of Tax Sale, required; by  the provisions of said City*, of Greenwood Real  Estate Tax:SnleBylaw,' 1904,'by sending- a copy  of said Notice by prepaid registered mall addressed to'John Ray Miller, Colruan, Alberta,  shall be a :good and "sufficient service of said  Notice of Tax Sale upon the estate; o'f Thomas  Miller, deceased. .     ->'' ������. ���'���������   ���-.*.' :,  AtfD :IT IS.. FURTHER' ORDERED that  service (if. the Notice ol Tax Sale required! by  the ptovi��i'o:is of said City -of Greenwood Real  Estate Tax- Salp Bylaw", 1904, by sending a copy  of said Nptlce by' prepaid registered maiKad*-  dressed to The ��� California Wine Company,  Limited, Nelson, British Columbia, shall be a  good and sufficient service of 'said; Notice of  Tax Sale upon the said California'. Wine' Company. ..'* :��� '���:���;���'.  AND IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that  this order shall be published foi ��� at- least, four  weeks, prior to said sale under said Tax Sale  Bylaw. In the Boundary Creek Times, a weekly  newspaper published in said City of Green-'  woodl ...���������'  Da-.ed the 25th day of October, 1904.  1   Greenwood,   ) T. HUNTER.  < Oct, 27, 1904  \ ��� C. J,  I    Registry.     )  Entered October 2Tth, 1904.  W. G. M.  R.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that all creditors  and persons havintr claims against the estate  of the late Adolphus Ferguson, who died on the  9th September last, 1904, are required on or before the 31st December, 1904, to file a statement  giving full particulars of. their claims duly  verified, the statement of their account and the  value of their securities (if any) held by them.  . And further take notice that after such last  mentioned date the Administrator will proceed  to distribute the assets of the said deceased  amongst the parties entitled thereto having regard only to the claims of which he then shall  have notice and that the said Administrator  wiltnot^beliable -fo t^thejaid assets or any part  thereat to ariv person or pers6ns"d"whnsc~  claims notice shall .not have bean received by  him at the time of such distribution.  Dated this 14th dav, of October, 1904.  T. H. PATERSON, Greenwood.  Administrator of the estate of the late Adolphus  Ferguson, deceased.  MINERAL, ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  ' NOTICE.:  ': ���' "'  uBay:' Fractional Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District. Where located: In Skylark camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Henry Fuller, Free  Miner's certificate No. B80S86, acting for  self and as agent for David Manchester, Free  Miner's certificate No. B80S98, and Frederick  Hall, Free Miner's certificate No. B80S87,- intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to apply  to the Mining recorder for a certificate 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 issu-  ance.of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 1st day of August A. D., 1904,  HENRY FULLER.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICE.  "Strathmore," "Callao, and "Nelson" Mineral  Claims  situate in the Greenwood   Mining  Divisib of Yale District.     Where located:  In Providence Camp, near to the Defiance  mineral claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Elizabeth Galloway,  of Greenwood aforesaid,Free Miner's Certificate  No.B85"5G, intend.sixty day's from the date hereof, to apply to theMining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the.purpose of obtaining Crown Grants on the ahbve claims.  And further take notice that   action,   under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 16th day of. September, A.D. 1904.  EDIZABETH  GALLOWAY.  MINERAL ACT.   .  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Paymaster" Mineral  Claim,   situate   in   the  Greenwood Mining  Division  of Yale District.    Where located:    Near Beaverdell.  West Fork Kettle River.  '-pAKE NOTICE that I, Robert Wood, Free  J.      Miner's   Certificate No.  B8541S, intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of the above claim\  And further take notice that action, under  section 38. must be commenced  before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 1st day of August, A. D., 1904.  ROBERT WOOD,  & 4* * 4* & -fr ��fr * * * * * * * 4�� ���*�� * * * 4* 4- 4* * * * x  . + ���  II! IIS  REPRESENTING:       T  The  Phoenix Fire Assur-'  ance Co. of London, Eng-.  J Liverpool and London and  i Globe Insurance Company.  jThe British  surance Co.,  America As-  of Toronto.  Stocks  i The Caandian Birkbeck  | In-vestment and Savings  i Co.  k-  Real  J  Estate  GEORGE   R.   NADEN  MANAGER  ^fyfy^fyfyfyfyjfrj^j^jfcjfc<fyjfr>fyjfrj��i<%tj^^.^.tfy<^.^.ii  SbifflTO^  0=<  a=<  G=*  a=<  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  .Bank of Montreal  ���'  Capital, all paid up. $14,000,000.        Rest $10,000,000.  President.   Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:   Hon. George A. Drummond.  General Manag-er :   E. S  Clouston.  .Brancbes in London, Eng. \ cmePin^ckS. }��� New York, Chicago.  ��� Buy and sell Sterling- Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  -.Travellers' Credits, available in any partjof the world.  Greenwood Branch,       L. B. deVEBER, Manager.  TimmMMmmmmmmmmmmMmm  Witli Which is AmaUramated  THE BANK OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  Paid-up capital...... ;....... -..$   8,700,000  Rest.......      :...:.......���. '.'.: :. ���'      3,000,000  Aggregate resources (30 Nov. 1903) over    83,000,000  London Office. :���.*������,,, . _*,���   . Wm. Gray      j Aeents  60 Lomliard St. E. C. New York Mmy     h. B. Walker |Agents-  16 EXCHANGE PLACE.  In audition the Bank has 107 branches and agencies in Canada and the United  States,  including the following in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory.  A-TLIN, GREENWOOD, NANAIMO, VANCOUVER,  CRANBROOK,      [KAMLOOPS, NELSON, VICTORIA,  DAWSON, LADYSMITH,       r     N.WESTMINSTER, "WHITE HORSE,  .FERNIE.  Branches In the Unltea States:  NEW YORK; SAN FRANCISCO. PORTLAND, SEATTLE, SKAGWAY  .. Dejpbsits received, exchange**t)Ought and sold and every description of banking  bnsiness transacted( GREENWOOD BRANCH,  W.ALLISON, Manager.  TE^jnGHESSLAMABJD>  AND  GOLD  MEDAL  HAS BEEN GIVEN TO THE  "SALAD" Tea Co.  AT THE ST. LOUIS EXPOSITION.  �����y^���^<��l���^���v*���^��/*W������^*/������^���������^/,'���^^  Union  Meat Market.  SPRING  CMGKENS  FOR YOUR  SUNDAY DINNER  !��� P. FLOOD,     Prop. BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES  'Boundary Mines in 1904  have Mined about  700,000 Tons  all of which   has   been  treated at local smelters  EDITORAIL  RAGE  DUNCAN   ROSS,    MANAGING   EVITOR  SUBSCRI'PTION PRICE  "\? -v -v  t^m     %Sm*     *s&*  $2.00 PER ANNUM IN ADVANCE.  The Times Job Printing  'Department  Is The Leader  For Neat, Clean and attractive Printing  HOPE  REALIZING.  British Columbia shows signs  of throwing' off its old time  lethargy. It has so long been  the victim of   misrule and  mis-  - management that only its great  natural resources have sufficed to  .keep'heart in its people. But' a  brighter day appears to be dawning.     And in no part of the pro-  > vince are evidences of coming  betterment so manifest as.* in its  southeastern'; part.; ' "The': fine  farming and fruit growing sections of the Okanagan are being  sought after by people who have  slowly come to realize the merits  of the soil and climate; the mining resources of the Similkameen  and West Fork and the Boundary  are proven*.as .to> value and  large  -. capital is being invested in. their  J.'-' development; and th e lumber and  coal and oil-wealth of the Crow's  Nest and Flathead, regions is now  admitted. And all these districts  , are interdependent and mutually  supporting.     The fruit and pro-  . ������ diicei   of  the western/third will'  ���'. more than find profitable  market  ' ., in the non-food-prqducing mining  middle third which- in' turn must  . turn to the eastern  third  for'the  .-���  coal   and   coke   with   which   to  smelt   its' ores.     Two railways  ���  now run from the eastern limits  'of the province   into the Boundary and at least  one of these, if  not both', will next year be push-  ���: ed into the west.     The traffic on  . these   roads,   now   heavy;   must  ��� " constantly  grow, and  the   high  '. - wages paid , miner, and smelter-  ." man, and lumberman, ��� must. add  ��� each month to the circulating  wealth of the entire district. The  next few years promise to be big  with fate for all this region and  they who have waited and labored for what they believed A-its  future held in store, now see  bright promise of its coming fulfilment.  APPALLING SACRIFICE.  j- The total   casualities   of. the  Russo-Jap war to date mount up  to  the. appalling ctotal of nearly  200,000 men, about equally divided. . fn) .the  battles Of Liaoyang  and Sha river the Russian losses  nearly doubles those of the Japs,  but the terrible sacrifices of the  latter before Port Arthur nearly  equalizes the grand total to date.  ���  The total Japanese   losses in  in the 19 days of battle  at  Liaoyang and Sha river, and those at  Port   Arthur   are   about   equal,  ��� 50,000 in the siege and 50,000 in  the   battles,   while  the Russian  casualities at   Port   Arthur  are  about 25,000' and   in...'the  battles  named about 80,000. "' The ratio  . of killed to  wounded . was, consi  -derably   larger   in   the Russian  . than in the Japanese army.     At  the   battle   of   Liaoyang   about  425,000 men were engaged and at  Sha river about 465,000,  and the  total    casualities    reached    the  : enormous number of over 130,000  men.    This is war, war at which  civilization should stand shocked  'and sorrowing.  '.   Vote for Ross and  the  Grand  .Trunk Pacific.  phrases with which to incite the  people to vote for a party than in  educating the people to think for  themselves.  : According to notice of Wm. G.  McMynn, gold commissioner, ap-  ,pearing4nTthe"Gazette;-all: placer  mining claims and leaseholders  in the Greenwood* mining division may be laid over from Nov.  tst;'iust. to May 1st next.  Everything in the mining and  smelting line in the Boundary is  humming now as never before.  Larger payroll, larger output,  larger profits are present day  characteristics.  No higher compliment could be  shown the Hon. A. G. Blair's  acknowledged abilities than the  place he has held in the public  mind and press the last, few  weeks. The liberals on the one  hand showed an apprehension of  what he might do, and the an-  servatives on* the other a fear of  what he wouldn't do.  the celebrated Jasper, and so  must the civilized nations say,  when they see the British government, with the people at the  white heat of indignation and  crying out for redress if not re-  venge-for-the^Hull - 4rag-edyr  agreeing to submit the question  to a commission formed under the  rules of the Hague Peace Conference. 'Tis great to have a giant's  strength but 'tis greater to exercise it only justly, and with Russia so handicapped as she is,  Britain displays her magnanimity  in such a course.  To   The Electors of   Yale- Cariboo  Policy is good, administration  is better, but good administration  of a good policy is best of all.  More ingenuity is displayed in  getting   up    catch    words    and  We are pleased to see that the  local campaign is being carried  on with dignity on all sides. We  have failed to hear of a personality uttered either by Ross, Burrell or Mills. That is right,  gentlemen, stick to your text.  All Hallowe'en was rather  quietly observed around town.  The curfew called the younger  kids home at nine and thus shut  them out of the race, while the  elder kids appeared to be content  to misplace a few signs. The  taste for back alley depredations  appears to be disappearing yearly  "The world do move."  So said  Despite reports and inquiries it  may always remain a question  with many whether the Russian  fleet fired on the fishing fleet in  mere wantonness or whether they  actually saw one of. their own  torpedo boats belonging to another detachment and fired on it  or whether in order to provide a  means of escape from the eastern  situation they took it as a way to  seek entanglements that might  prove an open door for arbitration and settlement. Meantime  the Baltic fleet has the satisfaction of knowing it has not sailed  m vain.  Ralph Connor shows very poor  taste in his new novel, now running as serial in an American  magazine, by sneering at a character called "Father Mike," who  attends dances at the houses of  his friends and is ungodly enough  to use tobacco. His hero is an  easterner, a theological student,  talks wisely and sympathetically  on all kinds of pleasant things,  not   overlooking   infant damna-  As the 'Liberal candidate in this  electoral district, I'respectfully solicit  your votes and influence. ���'���.'���  --^JNo atternpt=-*--wilU-be=-made-to-discuss  the general issues of the campaign in  this address. Since receiving' the Liberal nomination in January last, I  have visited many parts of the riding  and made myself thoroughly acquaint  ed with its requirements. This work  will be continued until election day  but owing to the large extent of territory to be covered it is a physical impossibility to visit all sections or personally interview all the electors. I  therefore avail myself of this 6ppor:  tunity to ask for your suffrage.  Permit me to direct your attention to  some matters ' of ' local importance.  Yale-Cariboo fully warrants the expeii  diture of public money in its development. 'The government has already  done much in this direction. It has  granted aid to several, lines of railway;  government owned telegraph and telephone lines have been constructed; the  necessary money has been voted to  secure telephonic communication  through the rich Nicola and Similkameen districts, and telegraphic communication between Vernon arid Kel-  owna. In order that the practically  inexhaustible mineral, timber and  agricultural resources of the' district  may be fully developed, this policy of  governmental aid must be continued.  : portant that Yale-Caribou shall  return  as its   member  one   who   can  direct the attention of the governmen  to matters of vital importance to the  district and who .will support-the gov-  firjijAijejitiin^its^a'g-'gtiessiyje^pQticylof^der^  velopuient. - It is particularly important that the electors of this riding  should show their appreciation of i the  government's ,broad,: statesmanlike  plan of constructing anoth'er.transcon-  tinental railway which will be the  chief factor in opening- up the.nprthern  portion of the riding.' 'Branch .lines to  connect with the southern transcontinental lines will surely follow and the  whole interior of the provinde. will be  opened up,  ; Briefly, my policy, so far as Yale-  Cariboo is concerned, is a policy of development of all its important sections.  With'a'leader whose record fills with  pride all people of this country, irrespective of party affiliations; supporting  a government whose eight years* of  wise, progressive a'dministration Jhas  placed Canada in a proud position  among the nations of the world,'and  at the same time has more closely connected the . ties which, bind us to the  mother country, and fully endorsing a  policy which means so,much-to the  western portion of the Dominion, and  more particularly to the 'District of  Yale-Cariboo, I await with^confidence,  your verdict.  Yours very sincerely.  Doncan ROS8;  Greenwood, Oct. 6th, 1904.  tion. If Father Pat, of grateful  memory in all this country, is the  "Father Mike" of the story the  taste displayed is bad and the  judgment worse. The taste is  bad because Father Pat is dead,  the judgment is bad because it  will be a long time before any  other man will be found who will  traverse mountain ranges on foot  to visit lonely cabins, and settlements far apart, to* nurse the  sick aud preach the gospel of  manliness and truth, as did  Father Pat.  ��<&&&   BOUNDARY   VALLEY   LODGE  '���'- -.�����.*�� *���-���** No. 3 8.1.0. 0. F.  Meets every  Tuesday  Evening at 8 00 in the  1. O. O. F. Hall.     A cordial invi tation is ex  tended lo all sojourning- brethern.  G. R. Naden. Fred E. Holmes.  N. G, Pec.-S<jc, ^.ffiftis^^  ^^^r^-rety;^-^^  BOUNDARY    CREEK   TIMES.  IHl  T��&t  Having rented this space for two months, we intend clearing out our present stock, consisting of  New and Second Hand Furniture and all household articles at Great Discount Prices For Cash.  It will be to the interest of every citizen in town and country to watch this space and note the  prices we quote as tciey will compare favorable with the lowest of eastern prices,  Special Cash  Sale  Chiffoners., regular price $13.50  Sale Price $1130  Chiffoners, with mirror $16.00  Sale Price $13.20  |    Bureaus, large size   $17.00  Sale Price $14.10  Centre-Tables   $1.50  _ Sale Pride $210  Centre Tables $3.25  Sale Price $2.65  Centre Tables $5.00  Sale Price   ��3-95  Ladies' -Dressing Tables $3.50  ' Sale Price  $2.85  \    Child's Folding Cribs $6.50  I ? . '< Sale Price   S5.15  .' 6 ft. Extension Tables $13.00  ���        . Sale Price  $11.40  8 ft. Extension Tables  $15.00  '-���< Sale Price SI3.30  ' 8 ft. Extension Tables $18.00  ��� Sale Price  SI5 80  j    Dresser, regular price  $11.25  '��� ' ���'   ' Sale Price  $9.80  Dresser, bevel mirror  $12.50  ' ,  . ' Sale Price $10-70  Dresser, bevel mirror $17.50  .  . Sale Price $15.15  Dressers and Comodes $21.00  Sale Price  $18.00  Dressers with or without comodes       Sideboard, regular price  $18.85  Sale Price  $16.40  Sideboard, bevel mirror     $20.00  Sale Price ... -.SI7.50  Hall Rack, regular price $12.50  Sale Price   $9.90  We have a full line of  SPRINGS  AND MATTRESSES  KITCHEN CHAIRS  DINING CHAIRS  CHILDRENS  AND MISSES  ROCKING CHAIRS  20 PER CENT OFF  Take a Rubber at our  TRUNKS  20 per cent discount,  Single Beds, regular price $5.75  ���.    ,   ��� Sale Price  .: $4.80  Single Beds $7.00  '������'���'.'         ���                           Sale Price 5-90  ^ Beds $5.25      ...  Sale Price   *   4.45  Full Size Beds $5.50  Sale Price ..'.-..   4.65  Full Size Beds $7.00  Saie Price -6.15  Full Size Beds. .........$13.50  Sale Price.--'...'...   1190  Full Size Beds........-..: .........���..........$14.50  Sale Price     12.30  Full Size Beds................... ..$18.75  Sale Price   - ... 15.65  Full Size Beds;.;..:.... ...........$18.50  _ ������������.-.    ��� V                   Sale Price..  ... 15-45  Full Size Beds....:......... ...$16.00  Sale Price      :   13.80  Couches) finest figured velour... $10.50  '���'", Sale Price    - -   0.35  Couches, finest figured velour....1.$11.50  Sale Price-    965  Bed'Lounges, latest patterns $16.50  Sale Price ........ 14.30  Bed Lounges, latest'patterns ....$16.75  Sale Price:*.. 14.45  THINGS ARE  ���Manifested by the  I  At  Phoenix,   Where   Their  Chiefly Lie.  Alines  ' The three, great properties of the  Montreal and Boston now being hurried into shape, for large shipments are  the Brooklyn, Stemwinder and Rawhide. The Athelstan can now supply  all the ore the smelter can handle of  its character.'^ With, added furnaces  the .output from this, the highest grade  mine'iiiiPli.oehix so far developed, will  be increased. * Ore supply is now sufficiently .guaranteed to warrant the  early blowing, in of another furnace.  In a very short time we expect to see  three furnaces in commission at the  company's smelting plant below town.  The general manager, Mr. Pemberton,  the mine manager, Mr. Collins, and  the smelter manager, Mr. Welch, form  a trio which for.energy, fittedness for  assigned work and devotion to the  concerns of the corporation is hard to  beat. Each man is conscious of his  responsibility and knowing that with  stockholders nothing counts but results, is striving to that end.  The Brooklyn mine is now in good  shape for a steady output of ore. Improvements are completed and everything is in fine condition. The Stem-  winder will also presently begin to  figure prominently in the ore supply.  The mine and plant have been shaped  up and the ore dump is about to be  shipped to the smelter,  The largest operations, however, are  now in progress at the Rawhide, a  property that can easily be made to  yield 600 tons a day in a very short  time. This property unlike the Brooklyn and Stemwinder is a glory hole  proposition. An upraise has been  made from the end of the tunnel to the  mountain of pre above. The ore will  be quarried above, dropped down to the  level and trammed out to the ore bins  novv-in-process of-constructioni--A"Spur-  railway track is being constructed by  the C! P. R. to reach these ore bins!  Cheap mining and cheap shipping will  be a prominent feature of the Rawhide's future.  Without doubt the Montreal and Boston owns a better variety of ores for  economical and profitable smelting  than either of the other great corporations of the Boundary and being on  friendly terms with the management  of bolh, ought to derive out of their  experiences, benefits that will inure  greatly +0 the company. With the  Montreal and New* York end in position to so finance this concern that it  will --be in no way hampered in its  early coreer the future of the Montreal  and Boston is assured. Things at this  end of the line are moving right and  we have no doubt that they are all  along the line.  THE ADVENT-JIES Of  DR MATHISON    DENTIST  Opposite Post Office  GREENWOOD  -  -  B C  OKANAGAN FARMING.  Mr. Sword of Mission creek reports  the following crop taken from three  and a quarter acres of land this year:  Eleven tons of parsnips, seven and a  half tot's of onions, eight tons of beets,  eighteen tons of carrots and fifteen  tons of cabbages, aggregating a market value of S1056.S0. Farming in the  Osanagan pays.  FIRE,   LIFE   AND   ACCIDENT  .... INSURANCE. ���'; "���'������'  MINING AND REAL ESTATE  ..STOCK AND SHARES...  "Fr& Diavolo" Will be Rendered by  The Beggar Prince Gompany-  The lovers of comic opera will find a  charm in "Fra Diavolo" that is seldom  found in the popular operatic productions of the day. For over forty years  this masterpiece of Auber's has stood  the test. The plot is intense, the  music standard, the comedy good, and  in addition to its tuneful melodies  there are several daintv scenes of an  alluring character. When it is presented in Greenwood on Nov. 9th by  the Beggar Prince opera company it  will be seen in ��� the hands of capable  people. It is well staged, the costumes  are accurate and beautiful and the  whole effects carry the illusion well.  "Fra Diavolo" is the story of a Spanish bandit and the lady loves with  whom he meets on his looting expeditions. There is a dash of the old outlaw  about the character of fiction and G.  Bryon Bronti, the baritone, in the chief  role is an excellent "Diavolo*'. Miss  Irine Palmer, Miss Gertrude H. Utitch-  enson, Addie Mumford, F. A Wade.F.  W. Walters. Taylor. Burgess, Leiberg,  and u host of other talented people  contribute to the success of this entertaining story. Every se;>t in the house  SI, reserved seats at White Bros', and  Thomas Drug stores.  Coca! Meent for g.P.R. Eands  BONDS  OF   EVERY   DESCRIPTION   EXECUTED  JUDICIAL ONES A SPECIALTY.  Irederic m. mcCaine,  Opposite  Postoffice GREENWOOD  ���K~x~>>:~x<��^  ULLEY  DEALERS IN  I FURNITURE, * CARPETS,  ��5��  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  GREENWOOD.  %    COPPER-STREET,  ���> *_  GRAND F0RKS.-PH0ENIX--GREENW00D  AILY STAGE LINE.  Leaves Greenwood 6 a. m.    Arrives-at Phoenix 7 a.m., Grand Forks 10.30 a.m.  Leaves Grand Forks 3.45 p. m., Phoenix 7 p.m.,   arrives in Greenwood 8 p. m.  Fare -Grand Forks $3.00.      Greenwood to Phoenix $1.00     Phoenix to  Greenwood SO cents.  Great Northern express rates  made known at office.  J. F. R0YER, Manager, BOUNDAKY    CREEK   TIMES.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  HALLETT & SHAW  Barristers, Solicitors,  Notaries Public.  Cable Address :       hallktt."  LoDts  -^ MoreillK. & -jieai-s c  Leiber's. "  I. a.   HALLKTT.  n. C. SHAW.  l\/lcLEOD & BROWN  Barristers and Solicitors,  Notaries Public, Etc  Offices: Wallace-Miller block. Copper street,  Greenwood, B.C.  J. R. Brown. J. P. McLeod.  A.  E. ASHOROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial  Land Surveyor.  - .Alnlng and Engineering Surveys.  Underground Work a Specialty.  JVood Block (next Customs office.)  '     ' GREENWOOD, B. C  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE,  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendell Block, Greenwood, B.C  OHARLES AE. SHAW.  .'.;' CiyiL Engineer,  Dominion    anb    Provincial  Land Surveyor.-  Office with Gaunce &. Wickwire.  . ' ��� ��� Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD.    ;     .:    .. : -     :    B.   O.  PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR  RICHARD H. PARKINSON,  A. M- Can- Toe C. E.  Purveyor and Civil Engineer.  Surveys  on  Kettle   River   and   "West  Fork promptly attended to at  regular  prices. .     .  Address :   FAIRVIEW .P.   O., B. C.  11  1  0- S. FLOYD, Proprietor.  PURE  MM   AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any part  of the city.  S. BARRY YUILL  PRACTICAL      WATCHMAKER       AND  JEWELLER.  All work guaranteed   GREENWOOD.  THE  Luxury  of a  BATH...  leri  t  IN REACH 0C EVERYONE.  See the wonderful YOHO  WATER HEATER, the latest  invention, at  Hunter-Kendrick Co.,  LIMITED.  Sole  Agents,  Greenwood, B. C  OF PUBLIC INTEREST.  Chief Justice Hunter, D. M.   Eberts'j  K. C, and 15.   V.  Bod well,'   K.    C,  of j  Victoria, and J. II. Scnklcr, Chester B  McNeill and A.  B. Pottinger  of  Vancouver, have been appointed a commission to revise and consolidate the cules  governing the practice and proceeding  in the supreme court.  For house furnishings in all lines,  "old and new," see A. h. White, the  O I C store.  Canada is to have a mint for the  coinage of its gold and silver currency.  Tenders are called for the construction  of the mint building and the contract  for the work will be let next month.  According to the plans the building  will be sufficiently large-to suit all  requirements. It will be a handsome  structure equipped with all modem  appliances requisite in the minting of  a national currency.  ;..:..>x��:��:��*-x-��:��:":~:-����:":--<x��*>��>x����>>  -:���  n  iPfilMIE I  Comfortable Rooms.  Everything First Class-  THE SWAYNE  HOUSE  Silver Street,  Greenwood.  t  !  I  t  a .-.  A.*^^^^*^^+A.*^^^*frAAA.*^Mt^^*i^l^f��~.  Arrangements have been completed  for the holding at Calgary in the third  week of March, 1905, a three days'  Horse Fair under the auspices of the  Territorial Horse Breeder's association  and the Dominion and Territorial Departments of Agriculture. The event-  will be thoroughly advertised in eastern Canada, Manitoba .ind the Territories, and not the slightest difficulty  is anticipated in gathering buyers  enough to absorb all the horses entered  for the fair. Over one hundred horses  are already in sight, and every effort  w.ill be made, to have at least three  hundred on the grounds. The object  of the fair is to bring buyer and seller  together and all deals will be made privately in the same manner as at all  the large live stock centres in the  United States. Outside buyers are  generally deterred from purchasing in  the west owing to a lack of knowledge  ofthe country, and the time, trouble  and expense involved in', visiting indi-'  vidual ranchers to make up carloads.  The annual horse fair will solve this  difficulty effectively and is, therefore,  with the support of the breeders,bound  to be a success. *  H*B.K.  Webb's Chocolates, purest  and  best  always fresh at Smith & McRae's.  Coins of the Strait Settlements and  Hong Kong are circulating to some extent in Greenwood and in this district  generally being accepted by merchants  at their face value. It is stated that  they are being sent into the interior  by some sharpers at the coast, who  buy them at S3 cents on the dollar of  their face value and palm them off  on unsuspecting people at full value.  They will not pass current in coast  cities, and banks will not accept them  anywhere. Those who do accept them  at their face value may therefore count  on being loaded up with them. The  chance of loss is increased by taking  the Straits Settlements or Hongkong  20 cent piece for a quarter, as that coin  is intrinsically worth only a little over  10 cents. Several years ago two unscrupulous travellers bought up some  .$5,000_=ipf.,,itheJ_,cqins,J_n Jthe^east^and  unloaded them on the unwary people  in Victoria and Vancouver. They paid  for the silver at that time less than 50  cents on the dollar in gold, and. therefore made a handsome profit by passing them off at par. The coins were a  nuisance to coast merchants for a considerable time. ! If they are allowed to  circulate at par in the interior plenty  of them will be sure to float this way.  Made big enough for a big  man to work'in w'th comfort.  Has more material in it than  any other brand of shirt in  Canada. Made on the  II B.K. scale it requires 39*^  to 42 5'iirds per dozen, whereas  common shirts have, only 32  to *!3 yards.  .   That's the reason why the  H.B.K.   " B  12"  Shirt  never  chafes the armpit's, is never  tight at the neck or wristbands, i.-; always loose, full  and comfortable arid wears  well.  Each shirt bears a tiny book  that tells the whole history  of the "Big" Shirt, and  al.:o contains a notarial  declaration that the H.B.K.  " Big" Shirt contains 39^  to 42 yards of material per  dozen. '���.-'���'-���'-.        0  Sold at all dealers but only  with this brand:���   \  HUDSON BAY KNITTING CO.  Montreal        Winnipeg.       Dawson  ^?NBS��R   \\��TEL  ERNEST J. CARTIER, Proprietor.  Finest Furnished House in the Boundary  Steam Heated. Lighted throughout with electric lights.  We offer special inducements to travellers as we have the  finest sample rooms iu the city.    Our bar excells  all others.    !  Head Office : 204 Dearborn St., Chicago, 111.  ���a**��-0#*��#*��-*#*K*-������-*��*ft������**-��*##*^  *  �����  ��  a  a  ���a  ��  S  �����  ��  *  FINANCIAL �� MINING AGENTS  MINING    PROPERTIES    OF   MERIT    PUR-  %  CHASED   OR     EVELOPED I  ���  e)ji��M#^��.��<i9ijaecv*-j??����i$5��s����8a#$$#��*��-?-��9#����������9����  Synopsis of Regulations for Disposal of Minerals on Dominion Lands In Manitoba, the  Northwest  Territories   and   the   Yukon  Territory.      ���  Coal.���Coal lands may be purchased  at $10 per acre for soft coal and $20 for  anthracite. Not more than 320 acres  can be acquired by one individual or  company. Royalty at the rate of ten  cents per ton of 2000 pounds shall be  collected on gross output.  Quartz.���Persons of eighteen years  and over and joint stock companies  holding-free miners' certificates may  obtain entry for a mining-location.  A free miner's certificate is granted  for one or more j'ears, not exceeding-  five, upon payment in advance of $7.50  per annum for an individual, and from  850 to $100 per annum for a company,  according-to capital.  A free miner; having discovered coal  in place, may locate a claim 1500x1500  feet by marking- out the same with two  lejral posta. bearing location notices,  one at each end on the line of the lode  or vein.  The claim shall be recorded within  fifteen days if located within ten miles  of a mining recorder's office, one additional day allowed for every additional ten miles or fraction. The fee  for recording-a claim is $5 00.  At least $100 must be expended on  the claim each year or paid to the mining recorder in lieu thereof. When  $500 has been expended or paid, the  has been expended or paid, the locator  mav, upon having a survey made, and  upon complying with the other requirements, purchase the land at S1.00  an acre.  Permission may be granted by the  Minister of the Interior to locate  claims containing iron and mica, also  copper, in the Yukon Territory, of an  area not exceeding 160 acres.  rTh'e patent* for a mining location  shall provide for the payment of royalty on the sales not exceeding five per  cent.  Placer Mining,' Manitoba and the  N. W. T., excepting the Yukon Territory.*���Placer mining claims generallv  are 100 ft. square; entry fee, $5 renewable yearly. On the North Saskatchewan river claims for either bar or  bench'the former being 100 feet long  and extending between high and low  water mark. The latter includes bar  diggings, but extends back to the base  of the hill or bank, but not exceeding  1000 feet. Where steam power is used,  claims 200 feet wide may b:  obtained.  Dredging-in* the rivers of Manitoba  and the N. W. T., excepting the Yukon Territory.���A free miner may obtain only two leases of five miles each  for a term of twenty years, renewable  in the discretion of the Minister of the  Interior.  The lessee's right is confined to the  submerged bed or bars of the river below low water mark, and, subject to  the rights of all persons who have, or  who. may receive entries for bar diggings or bench claims, except on the  Saskatchewan river, where the lessee  may dredge to high water mark-'.'on-  each alternate leasehold.  The lessee shall have a dredge in  operation within one season .from the  date of the lease for each five miles,  put where a person or company has  obtained^more-^thaii-^ one-=..1ease^_ one.  dredge for each fifteen miles or fract  ion is sufficient. Rental, $10 per annum for each mile of river leased.  Royalty at the rate of two and a half  per cent collected on the out put after it  exceeds $10,000.  Dredging- in the Yukon Territory���  Six leases of five miles each may be  granted to a free miner for a term of  twenty years, also renewable.  The lessee's right is confined to the  submerged beds or bars in the river  below low water mark, that boundary  to be fixed by its position on the 1st  day of August in the year of the date  of the lease.  The lessee shall have one dredge in  operation within two yeats from the  date of the lease, and one dredge for  each five miles, within six years from  such date Rental $100 per mile for  first year, and $10 per mile for each  subsequent year. Royalty, same as  placer mining.  Placer mining in the Yu'Kon Territory���Creek, gulch, river . and hill  claims shall not exceed 250 feet jn  length, measured oh the base line or  general direclion of the creek or gulch,  the width being 1,000 to 2.000. All  other placer claims shall be 200 feet  sour-'  oiaimes are marked by two legal  posts, one at each-end. bearing notices.  Entry must be obtained within, ten  days, if the claim is within ten riiiles  of mining recorder's office. " One additional day allowed for each ten miles  or fraction.  The person or company staking a  claim must hold a free miner's certificate.  The discoverer of a new mine is entitled to a claim of 1,000 feet in length,  and if the party consists of two 1,500  altogether, on th**1 output of which no  royalty will be charged, the rest of the  party ordinary claims only.  Entry fee 310. Royalty at the rate  of two ard one half per cent, on the  value of the gold shipped from the  Yukon territory to be paid to the Com-  ritroller.  No free miner shall receive a grant  of more than one mining claim on e^ch  seperate river, creek or gulch, but the  same miner may hold any number of  claims by purchase, and free miners  may work their claims in partnership  by filing notice and paying fee of $2.  A' claim may be abandoned, and another obtained on the same creek,  gulch or river, by giving notice and  paying a fee.  Work must be done a claim each year  to the value of at least of $200.  A certificate that work has been done  must be obtained each year. If not,  the claim shall be deemed to be abandoned, and open to occupation and entry by a free miner.  The boundaries of- a claim may be  defined absolutely by having a'survey  made and publishing notices in the  Yukon Official Gazette.  Petroleum���All unappropriated Dominion Lands in Manitoba, the Northwest Territories and within the Yukon  Territory are open to prospecting for  petroleum, and the minister may reserve for an individual or company  having- machinery on the land to be  prospected, an area of 640 acres Should  the prospector discover oil in paying  quantities, arid satisfactorily establish  such discovery, ah area not exceeding  640 acres, including the oil well and  such other land as may be determined  will be sold to the discoverer at the  rate of $1.00 an acre,' subject to royalty  at su2h 'rate as-may'be specified by  order-in-council.  JAMES A: SMART, j  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.  Department of the Interior, Ottawa.  tWUA<<V(JW��  5TOOKB BROS  Having something else in  viev-  offer their well known   .  1  Por Sale  706 Acres  150 acres suitable fo?: cultivation  balance pastures and range.  100 foot hay and cattle sheds.  First class fencing.  Extensive Hog pasture��� creek  running thro���well fenced���pig  proof.  Young Orchard just coming into  bearing stock at option oi purchaser. "���'���" ;. .-;  50 acres Timothy-Clover-Brome  Grass. ; "*���  ;Barns  all  floored���chicken  ':���'���* -root house*.  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=:-$1.00L-  bushel.  There's Money in Ranching at the  above prices���you can't get away from  it. There Is no section so well adapted  to stock raising or fruit growing (as  Boundary Creek) that produces so little  of what it consumes. Market at your  door.  The Freight Is yours.  The Boundary for the  | rancher is an empire of  its own.  Our market Is protected on the East by  the C P. R., on the south hy the Custom  House, on the West and North by Land  limited and undeveloped.  For further Information see  IT  'I  >   Five Miles North of Midway,   B.   C.   V  �� -fW A-*//W^ j* -W-'W*'W'/W*'\AA*'*u^\***rf *'VV<I  LOST. STRAYED OR STOLEN  Strawberry roan mare, 14  hands high, weight 1400 lbs. A  reward of $25 will be given to  the person delivering same at  Bannerman's livery stable Greenwood.  J. D. MacAULAY.  Phoenix, B. C. Oct. 21st.  See frhose "old and reliable' in  quality, but "up to dale" in style, note  papers at Smith & McRae's, fl.*-**^-**-^^  ^���"���^^^"^y-^TCJ^.v-jrr'ffi ?cc-<r  [-^^^u^X&^^p^Xgg  'Il ?J b:^^1'^^*^7g^S^^Sgaa*.>j*-* i*-i*nr'"'^Sii!J^H^iil  S^^j^S=4*ggggsaai  /S9  BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES  ���<~:-*<..X--<K-<K-><">K^  Boundary Ore Shipments*       I  X  i  X  i  Granby Mines    Mother Lode "...  B. C. Mine. :...'...'.' ..:  Snowshoe   ��� Sunset   Oro Denoro   Brooklyn    Morrison '.   R. Bell  ...  Emma   Winnipeg '. ; :   Golden Crown ......  Athelstan and Jack Pot       King SolomonS'...'.;.:.....   ...  No. 37....:.:...'. :..... .,   City of Paris ..'....i.:. ....  Senator ......:".. '.   Elkhorn   Providence     E. P. U. Mines and Gold Finch..  Rhoderic Due .........   Ruby, Boundary Falls ..........  Carmi, West Fork ......     .................  Jewel,-,I��ong; Lake. ;.....;......;....;.���..  Brey Fogle...::..."... ..:...  ...J .  Mountain Rose.   Reliance   Bay   Miscellaneous   1900  64 533  5 340  19 444  297  1901  231 862  99 548  47 517  1 731  800  1902.  310 601  141 326  14 727  20 800  8 010  150  1 076  2 250  1 200  2 000  150  560  650  1 040   850  665   325  900  785  625  172  160  80.  350  890  Total Tons  3 230  99 730  389 000  1903  393 718  130 492  19 365  1904  439 340  147 044  Week.  9 000  2 944  71 212  IS 731  15 537  405  14 538  6 063  132  2 010  3 339  29 444  3386  346  1 954  305  661  246  20  22 937  * 2 435  330  5 646  180  400  993  167      222  1 090  33  20  569  90  569  ��#����������#$��#$��-s^c-ftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftftuftftftftftftftftftftftft  * ��  ft, ^^        ��  507 811   682 541  648 690  14 554  ^;��>>^:.<<<��.:-h;..:��^^  STANDARD  BATH TUBS  XXX  AND XXX  LAVATORIES  ft��e��-��a#e��������#a��a#tt0-��:$����*#0-��*9*9##^  I ..Palace Etoery Stable.; I  *  ��  ��  ��  *  ��  *  ��  *  *  WHY RUN THAT OLD MACHINE WHEN YOU CAN TRADE  IT FOR A NEW DROP HEAD  SINGER AND PAY THE BALANCE MONTHLY  The Singer leads and can be bought on you own terms. If  that will not do, try our stock of second hand machines of all  makes.    A full stock of needles and sundries for all standard  makes.  SINGER MANUFACTURING CO.  ��  ��  ��  *  ��  ��  ��  ��  *  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ft  ��  *  ��  ��  ��  *  ft  ��  ��  ��  ��  ����tf������������������ftftft��ft��ftftftftft��ftft����ft����ftft��������ftftft��ft������  OFFICE AT:  T. M. Gulley & Co.'s Furniture Store.  N. H  LAJW0NT. Agent.  $  Drink Old Fashioned  The Finest  Turnouts  in Boundary  Cree  District.  t='    "-CT* w-r* J.,  i~-.^       ,* .  ������"A'.i.l'U- .  fH-    **       -  r   i     hop  PLUMBER  ..Bannerman $ Eewis  Proprietors.  ft  ��  ��  ������   %  ft  ft  *  ft ft  % Our Phone Number is 13. %  ft ft  ft��ft������ft������ftftftft��ftftft��ftftftftft����������ftftft������ft#��ft��ft��������ft��������������  MADE-BY-THE'  LOUIS FORSCHNER BREWING CO.  SILVER   STREET,  <^0b printing Caslefully done  ^    at this office  **#><i*-#---tMt^  g Otter.  The Boundary Creek Times has entered into an  ;' arrangement with The Victoria Times, whereby  it is able to offer the Boundary Creek Times and  0 !        Sp 7 the Victoria Times till the end of 1905 for the  following ratesj  Uictoria Daily times and Boundary greek times  i Cw!ce?a=UJeek times and Boundary Creek times  $4.00  2.101  ���m.  % The Sooner You Subscribe the More You Get.  OF THE CAMPAIGN  OF THE PROVINCE  OF THE SESSION  OF THE WAR  OF THE WORKD  Orders Taken at This Office  The Sooner You Subscribe the more You bet.       -       - Orders Taken at This BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES  (F  FALL AND WINTER  Suitings, Overcoatings  Trouserings  :%  All Imported Goods of  the latest design.  lo see them is to  appreciate them.  PRICES ARE SURE TO PLEASE  WORKMANSHIP   GUARANTEED  W. ELSON-  Copper Street,  THE TAILOR  Opposite the Windsor Hotel  %?.  J  That are Novel but Bene-  ficial Formed in ";p  And Which  Might Be  Profit.  Copied. With  Many mining flotations that have  had abundant merit have been ruined  in their start by having the initial  stock so placed ihat the least appreciation in ..value; oropportunity to sell,  resulted, in it being- sold at a figure  t'n at spoilt the market and destroyed  confidence. More than one mining-  flotation in British Columbia has thus  suffered. For illustration let it be  supposed that Messrs. A, B, C and D  unite to promote a stock company.  They capitalize at one million shares  of one dollar each, each of the four  men keeping 100,000 shares for. his  interest in the scheme, and putting  600,000 shares in the treasury. They  decide to sell the first one hundred  thousand at 10 cents and so advertise.  A market is developed and the money  obtained through sale of ^ freasury=  shares put into the property which  continues to look well. The four pro-  motors become weary of their enterprise or grow doubtful of. the outcome  and decide to unload their personal  stock-on the market, they as a company  have worlced up. They do so and each  sells his one hundred thousand 'shares  at the' market price of ten cents and  pocketing the ten thousand dollars,  loses all interes*- in the company. The  holders of the stock in small blocks  everywhere are helpless to carry out  the proposition and the market demand  has been met and satisfied not by  the  treasury but by the promoters, and the  enterprise languishes or dies. Or suppose that ;the promoters do not thus  destroy the market directly. Suppose  that they distribute stock at three or  four cents a share in payment of the  property, or seU the first block of one  hundred thousand shares to friends at  that price. They then develop a market, for the stock at ten cents a share.  What generally follows? The holders  of the stock that has cost three cents  immediately proceed to turn it loose  on" the market the company has worked up, at a price sufficiently below the  market to enable them to capture that  market to the detriment of the treas-  ury and to the destruction of the market demand.  A recent impoitant mining flotation  report in the Mining .World embraces  certain Interesting-features which prevent the above. The stock was put  on at par, which was five dollars a  share, three dollars of which was due  and payable at the time of subscription  and *l;e balance subject to call, but  each subscriber, in subscribing for the  stock, bound himself peisonally to pay  the assessments if called. Thus the  original subscriber cannot sell his  stock at an advance to take a profit,  for if he transfers the stock he will  still be liable for assessments. This  scheme is designed to keep out the  nien.wlio want to "scalp" on every  new mining venture that comes well  endorsed. Of course it has to be a  strong proposition that will stand any  such restrictions, but the arrangement  will certainly be effective in keeping  the company's stock off from the.trading market until- the company is well  started.  TOWN TOTICS^W  Bruce Craddock and Angus Nicholson have reopened the Clarendon bar.  ��� Webb's Chocolates are best,  purest,  and always fresh at Smith & McRae's.  Robert Wood went to Nelson on a  business trip on Monday last, returning Tuesday.  W. T. Smith has a car of ore ready  for shipment from the. L,ast Chance at  Boundary Falls.  J. P. Myers-Gray has been appointed book-keeper for the Providence  Mining Company.  Gaunce & Wickwire report the sale  of three lots and two houses and lots  the last ten days.  W. E. Hodges has returned to Greenwood after having spent several  months in the old country.  Chas. J. McArthur who has been on  the sick list some time is again moving around somewhat improved.  Xmas Goods arriving every week.  This year's stock is a wonder.���Smith  & McRae.  Herbert Bunting has just completed  a neat little cottage for Edward Perry  on Government street, north end,  Thos. Fletcher got his foot pinched  by a car at the smelter Monday last  The injury sustained was not rerious.  Chas. W. Wilson has joined the staff  of his brother R. S. Wilson in his  tailoring establishment at Revelstoke.  "The Silent Places," "God's Good  Man," "A.Ladder of Swords" are the  latest and best selling books.���Smith  & McRae.  W. G. H. Belt has returned to his  pos*. after several weeks in the east  He spent some time in the hospital  while away.  ��� Ratrick Dermody has assumed management of the Providence mine, in  place of Duncan Mcintosh who resigned several weeks ago.  : Mr. Del war Duffield one of the most  respected citizens of the Boundary, has  sold his ranch, just west of Boundary  Falls and is goiug to California,  Hon. J. A. Macdonald and Hon.  Smith Curtis were in town this week.  The latter is to deliver several addresses in the interests of Mr. Ross.  -.' The Hallowe'en, party to Deadwood  got an overturn on the homeward trip  that might have been attended with  grave results. Fortunately no one was  badly hurt.  , Duncan Mcintosh's regrets over the  Liberal victory are far more than-offset  by the joy he feels in the arrival at his  home of a bouncing baby girl. Life is  full of compensations.  Miss Jamieson who has spent several  years in missionary work in India,  gave an interesting address on missions in the Presbyterian church on  Tuesday evening last. .  The funeral of Florence, wife of  John Pickthall, took place on Sunday  last from the house of N.; H.. Laniont  at 12:30 o'clock. Services were held at  St. .Judes church at l.p.my  Thinking- ;of wall paper?. All we ask  is that you let us figure on your work,  either for piper only or paper and  hanging it on the walls. We can save  you money.���Smith & McRae.  Thos. Inglis who was recently hurt  at the smelter came out of the hospital  on Tuesday..1' He expects to be unable-  to work for three months at least his  back still troubling him much,  Miss Fisher who spent the summer  in the^e^st.^is .visiting^ ^  her sister, Mrs. Julius Erlick, and  incidentally looking over that bran  new neice, whose recent arrival escaped our reporter's notice.  Rev. E. Manuel of Grand F6rks .will  conduct the services'' in the Methodist  church here next Sunday morning and  evening. A special evangelistic service will be held each night during the  week at which he will preach. The  public are invited to attend any or all  of these services.  Tell your friends to stop at the  Pioneer hotel,.Greenwood. They will  all be satisfied.  <      NO  CIRCUMSTANCB  t  UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES  Will we permit any misrepresentation in our stores.    We believe  fully in  "HONESTY BEING THE BEST POLICY"  so when you get a prescription filled with us, you can be sure that  you get the best to be had.    Our goods are all fresh and strong,  and we want you to know it.  PRESCRIPTIONS  Every month has snown an increase in the number we have filled;  last month was a record breaker with us.   Why no give, lis yours?  WE ARE WINING ON OUR MERITS.  Thomas Drug Co.  & WICKWIRE  COPPER      STREET  GREENWOOD  Give Careful Attention to Business  Entrusted to Them  They Rent Houses,  They Buy and Sell Real Estate,  They Loan Money For Home Building.  They Insure Anything Worth Insuring. j  Agents For The Following Insurance  Companies:  ATLAS.  UNION,  WESTERN,  NORTHERN,  GUARDIAN,]  GANADIAN,  CONNECTICUT,  CANADA LIFE,  ONTARIO ACCIDENT,  PHENIX OF BROOKLYN.  PHOENIXOF HARTFORD,      EMPLOYERS' LIABILITY.  LONDON AND LANCASHIRE.  HARTFORD STEAM  BOILER,  S- WE COVER MOST ANYTHING LIABLE TO BLibw UP; "V: $  BURN UP OR BREAK UP  #-*����ftft*��**0������*��ftftO��0��������������  ft  ft  A  i- ft  ".ft  ���-��  ft  ��� ft  ft  ft  ft  * ft  s  ft  ���'�����������  ���������ft  .ft  ..*������������  ��� ft  -.��  ������- ��� ��  ' ���������  ft  ;   -'��*'  ��.  ��9������ftft������ft��fta����#��������o��tfftftft����tf����-����a��a��-��*��tt0#0����  Greenwood I  C,  Vj OOW>0<>0000<>0<><>00<K>00<)<><>ChOO CK>0^<>0<XH>OOO<>0OO<>0OO<>0OC><)f0  PRESSED HAY FEED, OATS  STRATHMORE JTRADING GO,  -DRAWER SSI-  CALGARY,        -        ALBERTA.  Dealers iii BAILED HAYi   Best Quality  Prompt Shipment.   Lowest Prices.  Satisfaction Guaranteed.  X   WRITE   US   FOR   QUOTATIONS.  OOOOOOCKKKKK>00<>CI<><X>0000000000<>0^^  /jv\fjv\/iA**-\/^**\/.y*  Greenwood Liquor Co.  Wholesale Dealers  in  Choicest Brands  of Wines*:  Liquors and Cigars.  | PABST fe  Brewing���  Sole Boundary  U   Agents For  COMPANY'S  CELEBRATED  MILWAUKEE  LAGER  BEER  Drink Iron Brew  The Ideal Drink  JAS. McCREATH, Prop.,   Greeenwood  *%Qb printing tastefully done  ^^^^^^    at this office


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