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 i '--p u  Legislature  11.903 Librarv  Vol. S.  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY, AUGUST 5, l%4.  No. 4 V  >>  SHOE BARGAINS  .& ���'"**'��� FOR MEM  DON'T FROWN and say thai bargains are for Avomen. THESE  ARE FOR YOU.    WE guarantee "that your   time  will  not  be  wasted if you step in and look at our "Specials this week.  JOHNSTM^ FAMOUS    AMERICAN  SHOES  'STANFORD' I 'CLAREMONT  Box Calf, made in the Johnslon-  Murphey style, heavy sole, regular  S8.S0  value at    $6.00  'AVON'  Box   Calf,    medium     weight    and  medium sole, a  handsome, dumb  and  comfortable  shoe.   $6.00  j Brown Kid Lace, elegant stock and  I  workmanship.    The biggest cut yet  j $7.50 to         $4.85  | SUNDRY TANS  j r.ight and dark shades. The bal-  I auce of three or four lines in vari-  I ous weights and shapes. All high-  jest class goods,    now $4.85  CKS  "The Smeltermen's shoe".    Heavy,  Tap Sole, i.e. having an extra ply of  the ordinary heavy sole.    This is th<  yours for ,    .  pliable calf with  sole leather over  :   best   made���Its  $4>.50  **T B" SPECIAL.  You will be surprised at these values.      Will   please   those  looking   for a  low price calf working shoe.  CONGRESS $2.00  BLUCHER $3.00  THE  TORE  t  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  Y  r  4  4  Y  Y  Y  4  4  4  Y  V  T  "r  T  Y  T  Y  Y  4  X  ���?���>���;<  iMMieAOft6��4MK  ,x��<..><��x^:'*o<'C'��k^<k~:��C'<k~xk��x��x��x*��:"X��>  In order to make room for our fall stock of Clothing, we wish to get rid of every suit in the store  by that time, and to do so are offering the following inducements:  - $5.00  ���    6.  - 7.  20.00 Suits for   '. 12150  $18.00 English Corduroy Suits for $8.00  $10.00 Suits for  12.00 Suits for  13.50 Suits for  15.00-Suits for-  See  those snaps  in Felt Hats at Sl.'OO each.    Cotton Underwear for 50c, $1.25, Si.50. $2.00 to $2.50 a suit.  RDSSELL-LAW-CAULFIELD CO., Limited.  -xk~:-k~:~>*<~:��**<'*<��>*<~:��x^  % 4* ������� *��*��� <%��� * 4* 4* 4- 4- 4* 4* # 4 4 4- 4* 4- 4* 4- 4* 4- 4* 4* **  | AMERICAN SHOES, |  + Original  * Marlowe"  % Lace Boot  .* witli clastic  % instep'  Rich's Famous njUjja j  tf-jHAWE   Marlowe" I  -bliOES \m Oxford t  s, line *  Kid with |  clastic *  instep*  ic Instep"    M>*J���� J     ��$*  With or Without "Elastic Instep"  THE GENUINE 1UVE IHE NAME ON EVUIY SOLE.      �����������-���>����������<����    *��  ACCEPT NO SUBSTITUTES.  4, THE NEW "JFtfUA MARLOWE" LACE *  * BOOT WITHOUT ELASTIC INSTEP:       $4-.50 *  4��  ���������__���  ��|>  >* We announce with yreat pleasure that   we are the ***  ^ exclusive agents of tliis famous make of line shoes   *  ,       and have in stock a varietv of the l>est stvles. ;  4�� <%>  . Agents for Mason & Risen pianos. ^  *|e *f * <%* ���$����!}* ������ ���%* "f* *f�� *f* "P ^ "^ "?"��� "T *%* *t* "I" "P* *��* "t" *f* *f8 'fa 'fa 3���  HEALTH IN  THE CAMP  Many  Notables   Here   on  Pleasure Bent.  n  Greenwood   is   Becoming  a  Noted  Resort-  The number of men connected with  the Great Northern Railway that have  been in Greenwood recently is surprising. From all reports they have come  for mountain air and suphur fumes.  Within the la��t two weeks a dozen of  them have dropped into town and  dropped out again, silent doubtless because seeking health. Sickness makes  some men querulous, some silent.  The Great Northern people were all  affected in the sameway. They knew  nothing or if they did they didn't want  to talk.  First came Contractor Shields but  he passed quietly on his way. Then  came Supt. Morg-an of the S. F. & N.,  accompanied  by H. A. Jackson and J.  C. Eden. Great Northern officials all,  but they were simply refugees from  the cares that pressed them elsewhere.  Then came Chief Engineer Kennedy  last Saturday but he knew nothing  but what was on the blue print and  that he kept folded close and in his  pocket.  '   Wednesday of this weeK saw Louis  D. Hill and party in the camp but they  saw few people and about all they said  was to ask a few questions. t.  And last, but not least, friend De��-  brisay, right of way man for the Great  Northern, has come and gone many  times of late but he just knows nothing  about his company's plans.  In his article liFenzied Finance" in  Everybody's Magazine for August,  Mr. Lawson speaks of the law of  silence that controls the officers and  employees of the Standard Oil concern  but if the Great Northern officials cannot give Standard->Hl^-peoplc-lessons  in mysterious silence, the latter are  first-class mutes.  We have alvvay maintained that  Greenwood and Boundary Creek had a  very fine climate, but we little dreamed  I hat its repute would reach so far, so  soon. 13ut the climate and scenery  will have their effect. And so the sick  aud tired (and they who keep you sick  and tired waiting) from Spokaue and  Seattle and St. Paul have been with us  again and again of late, but they have  gone again. Not an uninteresting  looking lot either.  CHICAGO CAPITALISTS.  Mark F. Madden, president of the  Providence Mining company, arrived  in Greenwood on Thursday's Canadian  Pacilic train. Mr. Madden is making  his regular trip into Boundary looking  after his mining interests here. He is  acconipadied by Mr. J. B Heeney and  Mr. M. S. Hyland both capitalists nf  Chic go Mr. Heeney is a stockholder  in the Providence but had never seen  the property, his investments having  been made on Mr. Madden's recommendation. Mr. Heeney is president  of the E. Baggot company, the largest  plumbing establishment on earth.  Both gentlemen are much pleased wilh  the appearance of the Providence and  the camp generally. They report a  delightful trip across country and are  enjoying the cool salubrity of Boundary creek evenings and nights. They  count the change from hot pavements  and warm nights a veritable benediction and expect to realize largely by  their rest. Although ostensibly sight  seeing theseshrewcl men are not likely  to leave Greenwood without making  further investments, but whether  visitor or investor they are heartily  welcome not only because the guests of  Mr. Madden but because of their many  pleasing personal qualities.  FATAL ACCIDENT,  A most distressing accident occurred  near Phoenix on Tuesday evening  last. Preparations had been made to  explode a large amount of powder on a  piece of rock worlc in the contract of  Burns and Jordan on the V. V. & E.  railway. The powder had failed to explode and Oscar Turnquist had been  sent to investigate. Reports differ as  to the exact conditions of the affair  but from accredited testimony it would  appear as if Turnquist dropped a long-  steel bar into the ho'e resulting in the  ignition of the powder. The breast of  the rock was blown out, and Turnquist  disembowelled and his body blown to a  distance of 400 feet. This is the flrs-t  serious accident on the work.  UNION MEAT COMPANY.  The Union Meat company is resuming business at the old stand on Copper street under the management of  Mr. J. P. Flood. Arrangements have  been completed for a permanent supply  of first class meats, fresh and dried,  and the proprietor trusts for a share of  the public patronage.  THE BOUNTY.  J. W. Nelson who has just returned  from a trip up West Fork, reports work  progressing on the Bounty and Standard with very . flattering prospects.  Tbe Bounty never looked so- well as at  present. Conditions are favi.rable for  an early deal on this high grade  claim.  If you want good home made bread  go to F. Jaynes bakery, opposite court  house.  BOUNDARY  PAY ROLL  Wages Now Being Earned  in the Boundary.  $170,000 I MONTH  Prosperous Times in Sight for the  Boundary-  The Boundary pay roll is very large  at present and yet money appears 10  be very scarce. Within a very small  strip of country cf which Greenwood,  Phoenix, Graud Forks and Midway are  the business centres a large amount of  money is being daily earned. In this  small area there are at present employed approximately: 1400 railway  workers, averaging at least 560 per  month; 100 railway operators, averaging S100 jut month; 700 mine and  smelter men averagingSlOO pnr month;  a total pay ro'l of nearly 3170,000 per  month.  A large part of t'.iis money goes into  the regular channels of trade, some is  sent abroad, and considerable is banked. Money ought to loosen up a little  iu the Boundary soon. The mines and  smelters have been paying out large  sums steadily for some time now. The  Montreal and Boston Consolidated will  within the next two or three months,  to all appearances, have a monthly  pay roll of $20,000 say, all of which  will go into the currents of trade. The  inflow of money from railway building  during the next six months added to  the steady monthly roll of mines,  smelters and railway operating, ought  to make an appreciable difference in  the mone}- in sight, and ought to offer  a gmrantee that times will be good in  the Boundary the coining autumn and  winter.  We shall so expect. With motl.er  earth yielding up thousands of dollars  daily the,money current must perceptibly grow. The evolution of course  comes slowly if steadily, but the quick  turning loose of a million more or less  for railway building in this district  cannot do otherwise than make the  money market easy while it adds to the  facilities of doing the staple business  of the country more cheaply.  HIGH GRADE  DISTRICT  The Camp Rapidly Changing its Reputation.  A   Distinction   Will   Be   Necessary  Hereafter.  It looks now as if Greenwood particularly was rapidly losing its reputation for being a low grade camp. The  Boundary is known far and wide as a  low grade district, but Greenwood  keeps butting in and knocking the old  name over. True the big ones are all  about us, the great big low grade  mines with ore enough in sight to keep  thousands of men busy for a generation. But the little ones, those of high  grade ore, keep showing up so steadily  and so persistently all about Greenwood that the repute of the camp as  "low grade" is fast being gratified.  The fact that the 750,000 tons of  quarried ore yielded and smelted in the  Boundary during 1903 averaged $5 to  the ton justifies the term "low grade".  But with this true the profits were  larger than in the Rossland and other  camps of higher grade, due to the excessively cheap cost of mining and  smelting. But these great deposits  of low grade ore which doubtless will  a] way remain the backbone of the mining industry here, cannot Unger dominate the reputation of the camp.  The high grade ones are coming in  so fast and so surely that cognizance  must hereafter be taken of them.  VVithin two years the complexion of  things has changed, happily changed.  The Providence started the music and  has kept it up, and at the 300 foot level  has better ore and more of ic than  ever.  The Elkhorn followed after and has  not repented. The E.PU. group set a  lively pace for value at the start and  has k;pt it up. The Helen and Barbara are cojUentjtojrnake records away  above the SF100 mark. The "Silver"  Cloud is crowding the S180 line if  numerous assays are to be believed.  The Bay's ledge, and it is a fine, large  one, touches the $120 mark and shows  lots of free gold. The Mavis, promises  to justify her right to be in the company of the Bay and Silver Cloud and  Skylark and is yielding S100 ore to the  bondholders.  Thus these claims promise to rapidly  change the old familiar term of "low  grade". But what a magnificent combination i.s afforded. Individuals and  small companies may operate the high  grade mines profitably, the millionaire  aggregations may increase their millions out of the low grade ones.  Big profits in one instance and big  pay rolls in the other, are thus secured  to the camp. But what about the  name? If we say "low grade" we  must qualify, if we say "high grade"  we must qualify. So we suggest the  euphonious "high-low" as being the  correct thing.  For inasmuch as these high grade  ones are closer lo the town, crowding  the corporation limits on the north,  the east and the south, than the ethers  they have the right to the first part of  the combined name���and so '"high-  low" goes.  MEAT SUPPLY.  An anonymous correspondence post  marked Vancouver, arraigning the  meat supply of the province, has been  received at this office. A correspondent whose convictions on a question  are not sufficiently strong to justify  the signature of his name cannot expect a newspaper to vary its rules and  assume a responsibility he evidently  declines to take. The Times cannot  publish a rellection of this character  without the name of the complaining  witness.  / BOUNDARY   OREEK   TIMES.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  HALLETT& SHAW  Makki.stkks, Solicitors,  Notakihh Pinii.ic  ��� ���j'.ii"  ArMi'ess :       ha 1.1.kit."  \ liedfnnl M'Nelll's  i-Mui'eiiijr to Ncai's  l.i'iljc.'r'N  IIALLKTT  a. c.  II. C. SHAW.  MCLEOD & BROWN  Hakkistrks and Soucitoks,  notakiks puuuc, etc  oiliii-s: Wallace-Miller block. Copper street.  Greenwood, H.C.  j. rj. iskown. ���>��� P. McLeod.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE,  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendell Block, Greenwood, B.C  CHARLES AE. SHAW.  Civil Enoineer,  Dominion    an��    Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Ollice with Gaunce & Wickwire.  Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD,    ;      .-      .-      r    B.   O.  A.  E. ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Ainlng and Engineering Surveys.  Underground Work a Specialty.  W'imhI  Ulock (next Customs office.)  GREENWOOD. B. C  GREENWOOD  BARBER SHOP.  \V. D. Flinn, Prop.  Sharp Razors. Clean Towels  Porcelain Bath Tubs.  Copper Streei.       -     Greenwood, B.C.  BOUNDARV   VALLEY   LODGE  -'.������HK**- NO. 3 8.1. 0. 0. F.  Meets every   Tuesday  Evenitii; at 8 00 in  the  I. O. O. F. Hall.    A* cordial invi tation is ex  tended to all sojourning- brethern.  G. R. Naden. Pked 13. Holmes.  N. G. Rec.-See.  Boundary Creek Times  "Issued every fridav  iuincan Ross Managing Eoitok  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE,  Pi:k Vkak   Six Months   To   KOKKION  COUNTKIBS'.  2 00  1 2��  2 5G  FRIDAV.   AUGUST 5 1004  OFFICIOUS OFFICIALS  The Times hastens to congratulate Mr. J. B. McKilligin  surveyor of taxes for British Columbia upon the strenuous efforts  which he is making to earn his  official salary- Everyone will  recognize the fact, even the overburdened rancher that the new  assessment is so perfect in all its  details and the incidence of taxation is so equitably adjusted  that there is little scope for the  display of genius on the part of  the surveyor of taxes. It is not  surprising therefore that this  very active gentleman should  take up the cudgels in defense of  the much abused Canadian Pacilic Railway company and use his  official position to protect that  overtaxed institution against the  assessors of those municipalities  which have been specially legislated against by an all wise provincial government.  It would be unkind to suggest  that the municipal act provides a  remedy for alleged grievances  against the work of the assessor.  The C. P. R has just as much  right to appeal against tbe finding of the assessor as the  most humble tax payer and if the  railway company cannot get redress from a court of revision, it  can appeal to a higher court. Of  course it is much simpler to have  the surveyor of taxes butt in and  tell the assessor that "you must  do this or do that and certain assessments against the C. P. R.  must be cancelled.'" In fear and  trembling we respectfully beg to  point out to that distinguished  personage, the surveyor of taxes,  that he should   acquaint himself  with the provisions of the Municipal Clauses Act and lie would  then discover that the assessor  has no authority to cancel any  assessment. The assessment roll  was returned to the municipal  council, passed upon by a court of  revision after those taxed had  been given the statutory time to  appeal if they so desired. That  assessment was then final aud  the assessor has no authority to  mutilate it even at the suggestion  of the surveyor of taxes.  The Times has  been  laboriug  under the  misapprehension   that  the surveyor of taxes was  a  provincial officer, and that the young  and     struggling   municipalities  which  were  denied   the right to  tax railways, although that  privilege  is extended  to  the older  and larger municipalities at least  would not be subjected  to  interference from  provincial officers.  However since   Mr.   McKilligin  thinks he is in duty bound  to instruct officers of the municipality  of the City of Greenwood on the  question of C. P. R.   taxation,  it  might be just as well to add that  the C. P. R. right of way has not  been  taxed,   that the municipal  officers of the City of Greenwood  are too well acquainted  with the  provisions of   a  railway   assessment  act   which    viciously   discriminates  against   the   smaller  municipalities,   and   that  in any  .event, the C. P. E. failed to take  advantage of the right of appeal  and  cannot now  succeed  in  escaping  the small amount of taxation it is asked to pay although  backed up by a provincial  officer  who   is   more   ornamental  than  useful.  If Mr. McKilligan is anxious to  serve the public 'we would draw  h's attention to a letter written  by one John Oliver, farmer and  member of the legislature. Possibly Mr. McKilligin may have  heard of the gentlemau before,  we would direct his attention  more particularly to the following portion of Mr. Oliver's  letter;  "If you take the case of a man producing- hay or grain, or both, for  market you will find that on 160 acres  of land, which with its improveinents  is valued at 1612,000, the fanner will require at least SI,000 worth of stock and  implements. His average annual  sales, even in the good times which  we have, enjoyed for. several-yearspast  will be from two to four thousand dollars, or an average of three thousand.  His case would stand thus:  Assessment on land and improvements, $12,000; assessment on stock  and implements, SI,000; assessment on  gross value of produce, S3,000. Total  assessment, $16,000. Taxation at one  per cent, $160.  Of the S3.000 received from the sale  of products from $1,300 to SI,800 will  be required to pay for labor, wear and  tear of implements, twine, wire, sacks,  etc.  If you place his net income at Si,SOO  (a high average under the circumstances) you will find that you are taxing  him at the rate of 10.66 per cent, on  his gross output. Are you prepared  to accept the odium of   tliis   (supposed  to be legalized) robbery?  If you take the case of a man en  gaged in stock raising you will find  that even if his expenses arc smaller  than those of the man engaged in  raising hay or grains, his assessment  on account of stock is much higher and  the taxation imposed will work out in  a similar ratio.  If you take the dairy man, whilst  his gross returns will be much larger,  hi.s assessment on account of stock  will be much larger and his expenses  on account of labor so much more that  when his products are assessed he will  be no belter position than the others  mentioned.  Compare the burden sought to be  placed upon the agriculturist with  those imposed upon other classes and  you will find it substantially as follows.  A farmer taxed 5.33 per cent, on his  net income, with no deductions what,  ever.  Taxation on the income of other individual is 150 per cent., and the following deductions are allowed:  1. Amount exempt under the stat-  uto, $1,000.  2. Outgoings or necessary expenses  actually incurred and paid out in the  production of the income by the taxpayer.  3. Interest on borrowed capital,  from which borrowed capital an income is derived, if such interest is  paid to the lender, who is an actual  resident of the province, or if such  interest is paid to a company doing  business iu the province, and which  pays taxes in the province, but not  otherwise.  4. Losses and lad debts arrisi lg  out of the business from which an income is derived, irrecovertable and  actually written off .during the year,  but not otherwise.  5. For premiums of life insurance  o;i the life of the taxpayer, if paid, not  to exceed one-sixth of the annual income of to taxpayer. Received therefore to be produced to the assessor on  demand.  6. For municipal taxes and rates  paid on real property, from which an  income is derived, but not   otherwise.  7. For repairs actually expending  during the year on real property from  which an income is derived, but not  otherwise.  7. For repairs actually expending  during the year on real property from  which an income is derived but not  otherwise.  8. For all incomes derived from  shares, or dividends, from companies  or corporations are assessed and taxed  under the headings in this act of "Taxation on Mines and Minerals," and  "Taxation of Corporations"; or where  the real and personal property and income of such companies are assessed  and taxed under this act, but not  otherwise.  Or in other words, a farmer on a  grots income of i'3,000 or on a net in  come of $1,500 is required to pay $160  annually. Other classes on the same  'ain'o'utif'of iiet'incom^we"required" to  pay 87.50 annually.  "Banks on the same amount of net income are required to pay $37.50, Other  corporations on the same amount of  gross income are required to pay $30  annually.  Thus, a farmer pays over four times  as much as a bank, over 21 times as  much as a financier, lawyer or doctor,  and 5 times as much as corporations,  other than banks."  ^mmmmmwmmwmmmiimmmii^  Cr*  Cr*  <r*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  <r*  (r*  (F=*  CF*  Cr*  Cr*  S?  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  (r*  Cr*  Cr*  ��� e.  ank of Montreal.   $10,000,000.  Capital, all paid up, $13,973,560.  Rest.  President.   Lokij Stkathcona and Moont Royal,  Vice-President:    Hon. Geokcik A. Dkummond.  General Manager:    IJ. S  Ci.ouston.  Branches in London, Eng. \ ��&��lV*&L \ 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.  *-8  3��2  TimmmsmmaammmimmmmmiK  THE CANADIAN RANK OF COMMERCE  With Which is Amalgamated  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  L��"WE!SW St. E. C. New York Agency     n.^fker I Aleuts.  16 EXCHANGE PLACE.  In addition the Bank has 107 branches and agencies in Canada and the United States,  including the followinif in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory.  ATLIN, GREENWOOD, NANAIMO, VANCOUVER,  CRANBROOK,      [KAMLOOPS. NELSON, VICTORIA,  DAWSON, LADYSMITH, N.WESTMINSTER, WHITE HORSE,  IERNIE.  Branches In the United States:  NEW YORK; SAN FRANCISCO. PORTLAND, SEATTLE, SKAGWAY  Deposits received, exchanges-bought and sold and every description of banking  isiness transacted, GREENWOOD BRANCH,  W. ALLISON, Manager.  & 4* 'ir 'ir 4�� *$��� *����� 'ir 4�� 4* 'ir 4* 4* ^ 4? 4* 4* 4* 4* ��$��� *$? $��� ���$��� 4* *4* $?  REPRESENTING  r^  j The  Phoenix Fire Assurance Co. of London, Eng.  J Liverpool and London and j  �� Globe Insurance Company.,  The British   America  As-  i surance Co.,  of Toronto.  HI fifi  Real  Stocks  > The    Caandian    Birkbeck  | In-vesttticnt   and Savings  > Co.  �� ^)  A  GEORGE   R.    NADEN  Estate  s  MANAGE R  %% t^a tMa 9^3 *8a iMa ��$a it. tfU a& ��*& tX. t& tX-i t& t& A t& fcfc A ��& t&> tA> <JK��' Jt*  ���Z-H%***��*,\.��9.*,.**9*..***^*.*^*',.*,.^^  *  *  DEALERS IN  FURNJI  X,  CARPETS, |  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  *     COPPER..STREET,  GREENWOOD,    V  y  DR. MATHISON  DENTIST  NT;uleii-FloiKl   Ulock. Greenwood, li. C.  / ���*\**r'W/s'V'/vV*V A**^A��/'A/' ���#  Union  Meat Market.  I beg- to announce to the people of Greenwood  and vicinity that I have taken the business of  the Union Meat Co., over, in this city, and  ask for a share of your patronage. My  wagon will call mornings for your orders and  the greatest care will be taken in filling of  same and prompt delivery. Everything carried in stock that can be had in any up-to-  date butchering establishment. Trusting  you will favor us with an order  Yours etc.,  GRAND F0RKS.-PH0ENIX-GREENW00D  DAILY STAGE LINE.  Leaves Greenwood 6 a. m.    Arrives-at Phoenix 7 a.m., Grand Forks 30.30 a.in.  Leaves Grand Forks 3.45 p. ni., Phoenix 7 p.m.,   arrives in Greenwood 8 p. m.  Fare -Grand Forks S3.00.     Greenwood to Phoenix $1.00     Phoenix to  Greenwood 50 cents.  Great Northern express rates  made known at office.  J. F. ROYER, Manager.  O0<f��ttia������i����*ttw*o*atta#��o*oo)>)��0����#KMs##��0��<��^��lt#��t#��#<��<i��#��,��  J, P. FLOOD,     Prop.  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 aud sundries for all standard  makes.  SINGER MANUFACTURING CO,  N. H   LAM0NT, Agent.  OFFICE AT:  T. n. Gulley & Co.'s Furniture Store.  tit  tit  tit  ��  tit  #  o  ��  tit  tit  *  *  9  tit  tit  ��  tit  tit  tit  tit  ��  ft  tit  tit  tit  tit  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ftftftfta������ftftftftft^ftftft��*ftft��^ft��#^*ftftft*i?f��*��fta^ft��Oftft^ifft��!^#i)ift^  ^ 0  BOUNDARY   OREEK   TIMES.  [ ST00KE BR&S  Having something else  in  view  offer their well known  For Sale  706 Acres  150 acres suitable for cultivation  -   balance pastures and range.  100 fbot hay and cattle sheds.  First class fencing.  Extensive   Hog   pasture��� creek  running thro���well fenced���pig  '   proof.  Young Orchard just coming into  bearing stock at option ot purchaser.  50 acres Timothy-Clo'ver-Brotne  Grass.  Barns all floored���chicken and  root houses.  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.prlces���you can't get away from  It. There Is no section so welladapted  to stock raising or fruitgrowing (as  Boundary-Creek) that produces so little  of what it consumes. Market at your  door.  The Freight is yours.  j The Boundary for the  ) rancher is an empire of  ^ its own.  X Our market ls'pro'tected'oh the East ty  < the C- P. R., on the south by the Custom  j House, on !theNWest and North by Land  limited and undeveloped-  For further infotmatlon see:  ENTRAPPED.  It looks now as if, possibly Ktiropat-  kin, great general and fighter, had delayed seeking escape from the torrid  climate of Liaoyang and vicinity too  long. Even St. Petersburg fears that  unless he has withdrawn a large part  of his army Mukden-ward already, lie  ma3' find it impossible to extricate his  forces without great loss, by a foe he  has professed to despise. Kuropatkin  holds the record as a back down any  way.  For sale, National Cash Register,  S75.00; Imperial Cash Register $25.00.  One safe, weighs 1250 lbs, $85.no. One  safe 1600 lbs. SU5.00. One pool table  $125.00. Slot machines galore and  anything you  want,  A.   L,.   White  &  (b) Over one fourth of the year's  mineral production (exclusive of coal)  was yielded by Yale.  (c) Not one of the thirty tine illustrations in the book illustrating things of  interest in the mining world is taken  from Yale.  (d) The county of Yale alone pro  duced more value in minerals,'exclii-j  sive of coal and nickel, during 1903,  than all the provinces of Canada combined, if British Columbia and the  Yukon be excepted.  Get your pies at  the Vienna Bakery  (Saturday). 1  INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT YALE,  A perusal of the report of the Minister of Mines of British Columbia for  the year 1903 disclosed some interesting facts regarding the mining industry.  (a) One third of all the claims crown  granted in British Columbia during  the year were in the Yale district.  CHOICE FRUIT-  Some very fine strawberries are coming to town from the ranch of Lafayette Spencer on the old Anaconda road.  The fruit is among the choicest of the  season and the entire crop-is being  handled by Gallowaj' Bros., grocers on  Copper street.  Cookies two dozen-foi 25 cents at the  "-���*^'':--"<"*���' ' **  Vienna Bakery..  .;,;.-;.,.,.' ., -,  3   Five Allies North  of  Midway.   B.   C,  ft'^W'WA*/-' iv  iilllii  RAILWAY.  The only all rail route between points east  west and sontli to Rossland, Nelson, Grand  Forks and Republic.  Buffet cars run between Spokane and North-  port. .  Effective June 14th, 1903.  LSAVE  8:45 a. m.  10:40 a. m.  7:20 a;5mi  10:35 a. rt;  8:30 a; m. ���  Arrive  Spokane        6:15 p. m.  Rossland       4:35 p, th.  .-,, /'Nelson - 7:20 p.m.  Grand/Forks       4:00 p. ni  Republic   '    6:15 p.' m.  In Conn ect ion With  TICKETS To All POINTS  SHORT LINE TO   -  ST.   PAUL.    DULUTH,     M NNEA-  POLIS, CHICAGO and ALL J OINTS  EAST. SEATTLE, TACOM/   VICTORIA, PORTLAND and all t ACIFIC  COAST  POINTS.  Through Palace and Tourist Sleepers.  Dining  and Buffet Smoking Library  ca r.      !i  2 Fast Trains Daiiy 2  For rates, folders and full information regarding trips, call on or address a agent of the S. F. & N. Railway, or  H. A. Jacksok,  g. F. & p. A.,  Spokane  Wash.  H. Brandt,  c. p. & t. a ,  7sl W Riverside Ave  Spokane, Wash  ..THIRB ANNUAL..  Race Meeting ^ Summer Fair  Under the auspices of the Grand Forks  Driving Park and Athletic Association  GRAND FORlS  A��G. 25, 26, 27,  '04��  THE OFFICIAL PROGRAMME IS AS FOLLOWS  First Dav���Thursday, August 25th,  2 p. ni.  No. 1���Running, % mile dash;purse  $50.  No. 2���-Running, % mile; purse $250  No. 3���Running, y$ mile, in heats;  purse $150.  No. 4���Running, Grand Forks Derby, 1 mile; purse $400.  No. 5���Cowboys' race, 300 yards,  two turns; $40 in prizes; entrance  free; post entries.  No. 6���Running, ji mile; purse $150  Second Day���Friday, August 26th,  ; 2 p. ni.  No. 7���Gentlemen's Saddle Hoise  Race, '4 mile, owners up; purse  $40.  No. 8���Running, yi mile, heats,best  two in three; purse S200.  No. 9���Pony Race, % mile, 14J<  nandsand under; purse $50.  No. 10���Seagram Cup, distance %  mile, all ages; winner of Grand.  Forks Derby to carry 7 pounds additional weight. For a cup valued at $500, donated by J. E. Seagram, of Waterloo. Ont., and $300  cash added by the association,  cup to be won two years consecutively  by  .same owner to be-  - --come"private���propertyV'-^-Purse  divided.  No. 1'���Cowboy Race, % mile,three  turns. Purse $20; first $15; second $5; post entries;   entries  free.  Cansolation races will be run on the  third day, August 27th. They  will be open to horses which have  failed to win prizes in the other  races. Prizes will be appropriated from 90 per cent of the gate  receipts on the thjrd day.  Horse Exhibits���Parade before the  grand stand on August 25th or  26th.j Liberal cash prizes will be  offered in the following classes,  namely:'  Best tnoroughbred stallion,  Best saddle horse.  Best standard bred stallion.  Conditions; Four to enter in each  competition. Prize in each class  $10.  The conditions for the horse races  will be as follows: Ail purses  . divided 70, 20 and 10 per cent.  The rules of the New California  Jockey club to govern.  Entrance f(ee 5 per cent of purse,  with 5 per cent; additional from  winiiers. In all races four, to  enter and three to start.  Entries in all events close with the  ~ secret a ryrYale h dt'el rAiigtist 24th1  at 6 p. m.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Bay-' Fractional Minora' Claim, situate in tlie  (''���remwond Mining Division of Yale District. Wherelocated: In Skylark camp.  TAKE NOTICK that I. Henry Fuller, Free  Miner's certificate No. B8058(i. acthiir for  self and as agent for David Manchester, Free  Miner's certiiicate No. B805'>8, and Frederick  Hall, Free Miner's certiiicate No. H3U537, intend, sixty days from tlie date hereof, lo apply  to the Mining recorder for a ceriilicate of Improveinents, foi the prrposc of obtaining a  Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And further lake notice  that  action,   under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certiiicate of improvements.  Dated this 1st day of August A. D., 1904,  HENRY FULLER.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Paymaster" Mineral  Claim,   situate   in   the  Greenwood Miniuu Division  of Yale  District.    Wliere located:     Near Beaverdell.  West Fork Kettle River.  '"PAKE NOTICE that I, Robert Wood, Free  1      Miner's   Certificate No.  B8541S,  intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Minincr Recorder for a Ceriilicate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining-a Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And furtlier take notice that action,  under  section 38, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 1st dav of August. A. D., 1904.  ..      .    ���    " ROBERT WOOD.  SPECIAL RATES  ON ALL RAILWAYS  LLOYD A. SMANLY,  PRESIDENT.  W. A. HARKIN,  SECRETARY.  MINERAL ACT  1896.  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE.-  OWL Mineral claim, situate in the Greenwood  Mining- Division of Yale District. Located  in Deadwood Camp joining the Tintic M n  eral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. Johnson,  Free Mineis Certificate No. B. 5525C. actinglfor  self and as agent for George R. Naden. Free  Miners Certiiicate No. B 41055, John N. Greden,  Free Miners Certificate No. B 55145, and the  British America Development Co.. Ltd., Free  Miners Certiiicate No. B 71612, iutend, sixty  davs from tlie date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certi ficate of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining- a Crown Grantof  the above claim.  And further lake notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificate oi Improvements.  Dated this 30th day of April, A. D., 1904.  SYDNEY.M. JOHNSON.  TIWERAL ACT.  Cei'HV-Jte of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Liickv Boy," '"Red Jacket" and "Never  Sweat" mineral claims, situate iu the Grcen-  ."    wood   Mining-   Division of  Yale District.  Where located:  On China  Creek,  on West  Fork of Kettle river.  TAKE NOTICE that Sydney M. Johnson,  Free Miner's Certiiicate No. B4175I for  self and as agent for Geo. R. Naden, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B41655: W. G. Gaunce.  Free Miner's Certificate No. B80205:The British  American Development Co.. Ltd., Free Miner's  Certificate No. B71U2. and F. F. Ketchum, Free  Miner's Certiiicate No. BSSoOO.intend. sixty days  from the date hereof, to apply to the Mining- Recorder for a certificate of Improvements, for  the puopose of obtaining- a crown oraut of the  above claims  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before tlie issu-  anceof such certificate of iniprovements.  Dated this 20th day of February, A. D. 1004.  SmuEV M. Johnson.  Meets everv Wednesday evening-  at 8:00 in tbe K. of P. Hall.  All Brothers welcome.   ���  A. D. HALLETT, A. S. EM11RRE,  K. of K.' a*ld S. C.   C.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  TO RICHARD   McCULLOCK or to any person or persons to whom he mav have trans-  ...     ferred  his interest in  the  Kiondyke   and  Nordac  mineral   claims    situated    in   the  Gieemvood  Mining- Division of Yale district. :  Yon  are hereby  notified'that we have expended the sum of S400 in assessment work  on  the above, claims  logetner with  f 10.1,0 for re  cording- the same   such  work being requircti  and necessary  lo the said claims for the vears  1902-3 ending August 2nd,  :903,  under'the' provisions A tliejMineral'Act and Amending- Acts:  and if at the expiration ol ninety dayifrbni the  date of the first publication  of this notice iu  tbejBoundary  Creek Times, you fail or refuse  to contribute your portion nf such expenditure,  namely $153.75. log-ether with all costs of ad ver.  tising., your   interest   in   snid mineral  clainis  shall become vested in us (vour co-owhers)upou  filing in the proper oflice iii thai behalf the afli-  davit required 'bv section 4 of the Mineral Act  Assessment Act. 1900.  Dated tliis22nd.doy;L.f April, 1904: ..,,.     .;,  :   ..'���';   :���'���'��� Ge6:!A!. McKacoe,''A-    ������'  ���   ���-. '���    Hakkv a. Shaxmjniiergkr.  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvement.  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 in the city.    Our  bar excells  all others.  i  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  Mahshai-i.,   Marshall   FnAC'rioN,    Little  Annie, Little   Biiowx  Miueral   Claims,  .   situate iu  the Greenwood.Mininir Division  of Yale District.   Where located���In Greenwood   camp,   at   the   head   of   Providence  creek.   -  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. Johnson,  acting -as-agent  for^-Janies���McNultyr" Free  Miner's Certificate No.'UjSni, John Bresnalian,  Free  Miner's  Certificate   No.  BS020S,   Dauie:  15resiiahaii, Free Miner's Certificate Vo. BsslTO,  and Thomas Clark, Free Miner's Certificate No.  B55299. intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining recorder for Cert-  ficates of Improvements, for the purpese of obtaining Crown Grants of the above clainis.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be con.mciiced before the issuance of ruch Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 22ud dav of Jauuarv, A. D. 1904.  apl SYDNEY  M. JOHNSON. ���  NOTICK.  "Anglo-Saxon'   "Deer Bell" and "Little Pete"  . Mineral Claims, si mate iu the Greenwood  Mining Division of Yale District. Wliere  located? On Saw or Baker Creek ou or near  Anarchist Mountain.  TAKE NOTICE that I. John P. McLeod,-  Fiee Min r's Certificate No. B 80240, acting as  agent tor ;ThoniaR-McDonnell,'- Free Miner's  Certiiicate No B 553S1 and Marv A. Desro-  siers, Free Miner's Ceriilicate No. <B 80158,  intend. sixty 'days ... from . thie date  hereof, io apply to the Mining Recorder  for .Certificates of "Improvements for tlie purposed f obtaining Crown Grants' to tin*, above  clainis. .'���_..  And furtlier take uotice tlial actions,.-.under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificates of improvements...  Dated tbis-28th dav of Mav. 1004. .      ' ���'  j. P. M'LEOD.       '  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.      '  TOBOGGAN Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greenwood Milling Division of Yale District. Wliere located: At Hartford Junction.  TAKE NOTICE thai I. Sydney M. John-  -.: sen. Free Miner's Certificate No. B55250,  actiiiir for self und as agent for Joseph Bassett,  Free Mimrr's Certificate'No. ���'H55154; ��� Harrv   L.  Morgiin,  Free  Miner's,Certificate No.  B"55290  and James   Newby,: Free .Miner's, Certificate  No.    B 74437,   intend,i sixty    day's 'from';'the  date'Iiereof, to apply to the Mimng Rccorde  for   a Certificate   of    Improvements,  for the  purpose^of obt;iiujug_cro\viigrant of_tlie.ab��ve_  claim. ' ".'-.'��� A.-AAA'A:-- ,"'."' A ",'...'*., -�����-...-���J.-.,';.*>���.��..��� . .*.  And   further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced  before the issuance of sucli certilicatesof improvements.  Dated tliis lOtli day of April. A. D.. 1901.  SYDNKY M. JOHNSON.  Timber Notice  1 Head Office : 204 Dearborn St., Chicago, 111. |  FINANCIAL �� MINING AGENTS  MINING    PROPERTIES    OP   MERIT    PURCHASED   OR     EVELOPED.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  NDTICE.  King Solomon. Queen of Sheba and Jumbo  Fraction Mineral Claims, situaie iu the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.  Wliere located: . On Beaver Creek two nii.es  North of Beaverdell.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. Johnson  acting as agent for John A Crawford,  Free Miner's Certilicaie No. B.W20i. Wm.Olsen,  Free Minei's Certificate No. 1130572. ��� Win.  Klutz, Free Miner's Certilicaie No. HS">130 and  Joseph P. Kelly, Free Miner's Certilicaie No.  B5-'>389, intend, sixty days from tlie date hereof,  to apply to tliu Mining Recorder for a Certificate nf Improvements foi the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above claims.  Aud further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such   Certificate "of  Iniprovements.  Dated tliis 19th day of Marcli,-A. D., 1904.  SYDNEY M. JOHNSON.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Springfield" Mineral Claim, situate iu the  Geeenwood Miuing. Division r.f Yale-District. Where located:���In Beaver Creek  Camo. !l  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett. as  agent for James Niipier Paton, Free  Miller's Certificate No. B62156. and Ralph  Smales, Free Miner's Certificate No. B55521.  intend, s,xtv days from the date hereof to  apply to the Mining-Recorder for aCertificate  nf Improvements for the purpose ol obtaining  la  Crown Grnnt of the above claim-  And furtlier take notice  that action,  under  J s��etiop' ".   m".-"   be  ivimmen'"^   beforo   t'js  i iRduante ol such i;eitl"ate of Impioveinci...  i     Dated .his ird dm- of March. A. I).. iW.  | I. H. Hai.i.ktt.  Notice is hereby, givehthat thirty days after  date we intend to apply to the Hon. Chief Com-  uiissioner of Laud an<l.Works, Victoria, B. C  for a 21 yearOease to cut and carry awav timber from Hii following described lands: commencing a', a post placed on the West side ol  t'.ie main fork of Keille river near the mouth  of Canyon creek marked lfeylaud aud Haul 11-  ton's South west c.iruer post, theuce East 400  cliains,.thence North 400 chains, thence West  160 chains, thence North 800 chains, thence  (East 400 chains, thence No.th 400chaius, thence  East 640 chains, ilieuce North 4iK) chains,  thence East 1(A) chains, thence North 40o chains  thence West 4m) chai s, thence North 400 chains  theuce West filo chains, theuce Norlh 400  chains theuce Wesi 400 chains, thence South  ()4t) chains, ihcnce East ldO chains, thence  South 160 chains, theuce Easl 110 chains,  thence South 40.) chains, thence West 320  chains, ihence South 2000 chains to said place  of coilliueucoilrllt.  Dated this 12th dav of Mav. 1904.  A..R. HEYT AND,  W. li. HAMILTON.  Locators  DISSOLUTION   OF   PARTNERSHIP.  NOTICE IS HEREBY lilVEf that the  partnership heretofore existing between  Hie undersigned, under the firm name of Dempsey A McPhjrsou, carrying ou business as  Hotel Kcepi-is at ihe Boundarv Falls Hotel, at  Boundary Falls iu the Districtof Yale, is this  dav dissolved bv mutual consent.  Dated al Boundary Kails, B. C, June 27. 1904.  Witness. CHAS. A. DEMPSEY  Gko. H. Ckav. ALEX. McPHEKSON.  II  NOTICE  $999$<ii|ie��e��<}$ i����.iJ9<i����H|i�� cooo^O-tn50f<nnj-$-'-C!Oi!-o��C'-eiOo<ro,>  Notice is hereby given that we intend to  apply lo the Board of Licence Commissioner--  for a transfer of the licence nmv held by u^  for tin: premises known as the Arlington hotel  situate on Lot 22. Block 7' Copper -ireet. (ireeuwood. Hi I", fiillljir--i.il.  i ' Tll'lri.   I'IKCKAKT  I'llII.     Mcl'O.NAI.ti  Dated July 15. V��H.  0- S. FLOYD. Proprietor.  PURE   MILK   AND CREAM  Delivered   Dailv  to any part  of the citv.  Base BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES
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SEALED TENDER0, addressed to the Postmaster Geneial. will be received at Ottawa until Noon, oil Friday, 2nd September,
for the conveyance of Her Majesty's Mails, on
a pioposed Contract for four vears. twelve
tiniest per week each way, between Ana conda
and Givenwood from 1st uctober next.
Printed notices containing further information as to conditions of proposed Contract may
be seen and blank forms of Tender may be
obtained :ii ilie Post Offices of Anaconda and
Greenwood and at this office.
Post Op-kick Inspkctoks Office i
Vancouver. IJ. C, 22nn July, 1904. \"
Post Office Inspector
Saddles horses, harness, wagons and
buggies. See A. L. White & Co., New
& 2nd Hand Dealers.
Provinaial Officer Instructs Municipal Assessor.
The following letter was read at the
last meeting of the city council and
referred to the city solicitor :
Surveyor of Tazes and Inspector
of Revenue.
Victoria, B. C, 23rd July, 1904.
G. B. Tayi.ok, Esq.,
Assessor and  Collector Municipality of Greenwood.
Greenwood, B. C.
Sik: Mr. N. S. Dunlop, tax commis
sioner of the Canadian Pacific Rail-
wag company, has called my attention
to a demand made by you for taxes on
Lot 1, Block h, and Block H, map No
46, Greenwood, for the years 1901,
1902, 190s and 1904, and has requested
me to explain to you that your municipality has no legal right to assess
and tax the said property, as it is part
of the right of way of the company.
The municipality of Greenwood was
incorporated on 12th August, 1897.
The Municipal Clauses Act, Section
116, subsection "a", prohibits all
municipalities which are incorporated
after the' 21st February, 1895, from
assessing the land occupied and
claimed by a railway company as the
railroad right of wa3', or occupied for
railroad station, engine houses, freight
sheds, railroad buildings, sidings, or
any of the personalty property of the
company, including its rolling stock or
I have also to refer you to the railway Assessment Acts of the province
which contain a similar prohibition.
If you refer the question to your city
solicitor I am sure he will advise you
to cancel the assessment
I have been obliged to explain this
question fully to several municipalities, and have given them the reasons
for fixing the date 21st February, 1895,
mentioned in the acts, as well as to explain why the prohibition did not extend to all municipalities, and wny the
Crown alone had the right to tax under
the Railway Assessment Act, but I
need not trouble you with these explanations, but if your solicitor ihould
wish to have any information that I
able to give I shall be glad to supply
I  trust you  will  at once cancel the
assessmedt and notify  Mr. N. S. Dunlop,  tax   commissionei   C.  P. R. Co.,
Montreal, that you have done so.
I have the honor to be Sir,
Your obedient servant,
Surveyor of Taxes and
Inspector of Revenue.
The floss and telt mattresses are
guaranteed to excel all others. "No
exceptions." New and just arrived;
see A. L. White & Co.
When Your Appetite Fails
 And i.  makes   you   dizzy   to even
think of eating. You need Ferrozone
the greatest of appetizing tonics. It
builds up the whole body, the taste
becomes aware of new flavors in food
you never noticed before. A relish
and after-satisfaction in eating is
another result from Ferrozone which
improves the digestion and convert*
everything eaten into nourishment for
the blooJ, and brain and nerves. Just
one Ferrozone tablets after meals,
easy to take and plesant. Try Ferrozone- Price 50c. at druggists. For
sale at Tonias Drug Co.
Mr. George William Cornist has secured a bond on the Electric mineral
claim iu Long Lake camp fiom the
Vancouver and Boundary Creek Developing and Mining company and will
begin operations at once. The Electric, adjoins the Roderic Dhu on the
southeast and is presumed to be the
same lead that has run so high on its
neighbor. Assays from the Elect tic
ledge, a foot in width, are very satisfactory and Mr. Cornish believes he
has the makings of a mine.
Notice is hereby given that the
undersigned will not be responsible
for any bills contracted by Frank Miller, a minor, who left his home on the
19th instant.
Judge Mim.ek.
Anaconda, B.C., Julv 22nd, 1904.
In the matter of the "Lang Registry Act" and
in the matter of the title to Lots* 13 and 14.
Block 21, Midway, 3, in  the Osoyoos  Division of Yale District.
Whereas the certificate of title number. 3059a,
to the above hereditaments has been lost or
destroyed, acd application  has been   made to
me for a duplicate thereof.
Notice is hereby (riven that a duplicate certificate of title to above hereditaments will be
issued at the expiration ef one month from the
date hereof, unless in the meantime valid
objection ,o ihe contrary is made to me in
W. H. Edmunds.
District Registrar.
Land Registry Office,
Kamloops. B. C., Julv 28,19U4.
Boundary Ore Shipments*
Granby  Mines        64 533
Mother Lode..
B. C. Mine	
Oro Denoro	
R. Bell	
Golden Crown	
Athelstan and Jack Pot	
King Solomon	
No. 37 .-	
City of Paris	
E. P. U. Mines and Gold Finch..
Rhoderic Due	
Ruby, Boundary Falls	
Carmi, West Fork	
Jewel, Long Lake	
Brey Fogle	
5 340
19 444
1 076
2 250
1 200
2 000
Total Tons
3 230
99 730
231 862
99 548
47 517
1902. .
310 601
141 326
14 727
20 800
8 010
393 718
130 492
19 365
71 212
IS 731
15 537
327 936
106 044
9 000
2 752
1 731
14 307
3 339
20 098
2 968
1 756
1 040
7 900
22 937
2 435
5 646
389 000
507 811
682 541  472 124  12 688
Synopsis of Regulations for Disposal of Minerals on Dominion Lands In Manitoba, the
Northwest Territories and the Yukon
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 years, not exceeding
five, upon payment in advance of $7.50
per annum for an individual, and from
$50 to $100 per annum for a company,
according to capital.
A free miner, having discovered coal
in place, may locate a claim 1500x1500
feet by ma-rking out the same with two
legal posts, 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 ior 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
may, upon having a survey made, and
upon complying with the other requirements,-purchase the land at $1.00
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 au
area not exceeding 160 acres.
The patent for a mining location
shalLprpyide for\the_.pajrjnent oJLX0?".
alty on th«j sales notexceecling five per
Placer Mining, Manitoba and the
N. W. T., excepting the Yukon Territory.—Placer mining clainis generally
are 100 ft. square; entry fee, $5 renewable yearly. On the North Saskatchewan river claims for either bar or
bench' the former beine 100 feet long
and extending between high and low
water mark. The latter includes bar
diggings, but extends bark 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 theN. W. T., excepting the Yukon Territory.—A free miner may obtain only two leases of five miles each
for a term of twenty y<sars, renewable
in the discretion of the Minister of the
The lessee's right is confined tothe
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 mart 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,
but where a person or company has
obtained more than one lease 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 output 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 vears, also renewable.
The lessee's right i.s confined to the
submerged beds or bars in the river
below low water mark, that b-uudary
to ,be fixed by its position on the 1st
day of August in the year of the date
of the lease.
The lessee shall hav: one dredge in
operjtion within two yeats from the
date of the lease, and one dredge for
each five miles, within six years from
such date     Rental S100 per mile for
first year, and $10 per mile for each
subsequent year. Royalty, same as
placer mining.
Placer mining in the Yukon Territory—Creek, gulch, river and hill
claims shall not exceed 250 feet in
length, measured on 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
^latmes 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 miles
of mining recorder's office. One additional day allowed for each ten miles
or fraction.
The person or company staking a
claim must hold a free miner's certificate.
The discoverer of a new mine is entitled to a claim of 1,000 feet in length,
and if the party consists of two 1,500
altogether, on the output of which no
royalty will be charged, the rest of the
party ordinary claims only.
Entry fee $10. Royalty at the rate
of two and one half per cent, on the
value of the gold shipped from the
Yukon territory to be paid to the Com-
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 partner*hip
by filing notice and paying fee of $2.
A claim may be abandoned, and another ob'ained on the same creek,
gulch or river, by giving- notice and
paying a fee.
Work must be done a claim each year
to the value of at least of $200.
A certificate that work has been done
must be obtained each year. If not,
the claim shall be deemed to be abandoned, and open to occupation and entry by a free miner.
The boundaries of a claim may be
defined absolutely by having a survey
tnade-and- publishing-nottces-in the
Yukon Official Gazette.
Petroleum—All unappropriated Do
minion Lands in Manitoba, the Northwest Territories and within the Yukon
Territory are open to prospecting for
petroleum, and the minister iii-iv 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, and satisfactorily establish
such discovery, an area not exceeding
640 acres, including the oil well and
such other land as may be determined
will be sold to the discoverer at tlie
rate of $1.00 an acre, subject to royalty
at su:h rate as may be specified by
Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.
Department of the Interior, Ottawa.
to any person or persons to u-lumi they may
have transferred their interest in the Paymaster mineral claim, situate in the Greenwood Mininir Division of Vale district,
Vou are hereby notified that I have expended
the sum of SlOOOfor survc.Cing the above mentioned claim and $2.£(l for recordinir the same
for an assessment, such being required and
necessary to hold the said claim for the year
ending- October 11.1503, under the provision of
the Mineral Act and Amending Acts; and if at
the expiration of ninety days from the date of
the first publication of"this notice in the Bound
ary Creek Times, you fail cr refuse to contribute your portion of such expenditure,
namely, fsl.25,'together with all costs of advertising, your interests in said mineral claim
shall become invested in me, [your co-owner]
upon filin-er in the proper oflice in that behalf
the affidavit required by section 4, of '.he Mineral Act Amendment Act, 1900."
Patad this 9th day of June, 1904.
Certificate of Improvements-
Mineral Claims, situated in the Greenwood
Mininir Division of Yale Dislrict. Where
located:    At Camp McKinney.
TAKE NOTICE that I. Hugh Meg-raw,
Free Miner's Certificate No B87303, acting- as agent for William Claude Fox, Free
Miner's Certificate No. B6207(,, intend sixty
rtavs from the date hereof, to apply to the
Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown
Gram ofthe above claim.
And further take notice that action, nndei
section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.
Dated this "th day of July. 1903.
Certificate of Improvements.
"DIXIE" mineral claim, situate in the Green-   .
wood Milling   Division   of   Yale  District.
Wherelocated:   In Deadwood camp.
TAKE NOTICE that I, Robert Wood, agent
for the Vancouver and Boundary Creek Developing and Mining Con pany, Limited Liability, Free Miner's Certificate No. B85418, intend,
sixty davs from the date hereof, to apply to the
Mining Recorder for Certificates of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining- a Crown
Grant of the above claim.
And further take notice that action, under
section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.
Dated this 30th dny of June. A. D. 1904.
Certificate of Improvement.
"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.   B55599,        _..
intend .sixty days from tlte date hereof, to ap-      ^
fly tc the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of
mprovements, 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 Impiovements.
Oated this 14th day of June A. D., 1904.
Certificate of Improvements.
"Connection Fractional" Mineral Claim, situate in tln> Greenwood Mining Division of
Yale Di.-uict. Where located: Skylark
camp. .    .'
TAKE NOTICE that I, J. P. Myers-Gray
Free Miner's Certificate No. B85695, agent for
James Sutherland, Free Miner's Certificate No
B855S7, intend, sixty days from the date hereof,
to applv to the Mining Recorder for h. Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant on the above claim.
And further take notice that  action,   under
section  37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.
D Dated this 17th day of June, A.D. 1904.
Certificate of Improvement.
THE KNIGHT RAMBLER   Mineral   Claim,
situated in the Greenwood Mining Division
"-""of YaleDlstrictr~ Where located;—In'Camp^
McKinney, adjoining the Fontenoy Miner
al Claim cm the east.
TAKE NOTICE that I. Penry Nicholson,
Free Miner's Certificate No. B41S8S, acting as agent for W. A. McKay, Free Miner's
Certificate No. B41H4I. and J. H. McKenzie
Free Miner's Ceriilicate No. B 41847, iutend
sixty day* fiom the date hereof, lo apply to the
Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improve
ments for ihe pnrpose of obtaining a Crown
Grant of the above claim.
Aud further take notice that action, Uuder
section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificiite of Improvements.
Dated this 20th day of May, A. D., 1904.
.. RAILWAY . . .
World's Fair Excursion
ST.  LOUIS    $62.65
CHICAGO    67.75
TORONTO     90.00
MONTREAL       100.65
HALIFAX  124.45
NEW YORK   103.65
June 7, 16, 17. 18; July 1, 2,  3;   Aug.
8, 9, V0; September 5, 6, 7.
Low Excursion Fares
for all eastern points will also he
quoted going via. Port Arthur all rail
or lake  route returning- same   or via
Chicag-o and St. Louis.
For   full  particulars apply  to local
E. R. REDPATH. Agent,
A.G P.A. Vancouver D.P.A-N    un, J  BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES  ASPEN GROVE NOTES  (Simillcanieeii Star.  The Portland, with Jack Murray in  charge and Tink French at the lever,  are engaged in bailing out the water  in the shaft. A. VV. Wright and the  auditor are here at present and are  ; making an examination of the property. It is not vet definitely known  if develofment work will begin now.  Messrs. Murray and Larseti are doing development work on their property at Fish Lake and Mr. McDonald,  having completed his yearly mineral  work has started for the valley to engage in haying.  Mr. Eastwood, of Copper Standard  fame, has been engaged by Mr. Pooley  to do his butchering while thesaid Mr.  Pooley is searching for a partner-for-  life.  Haying is in full swing in Nicola  valley and men are scarce. A small  raise in daily wages might be of  benefit to the farmers in saving much  good hay.  Dad Allan and Messrs. Lowe and  Augstett are still pegging away, when  the mosquitoes are willing, and are  having splendid . results. The boys  are stayers and are entitled to a big  stake.  Mr. Smith, of the Big Sioux, is some  where in California looking for a lost  mine. With his usual good luck and  sharp penetration he will, no doubt,  find it.  The mosquitoes here are wonderfully active and more plentiful than  ever.  All the Aspen Grove properties are  looking well and everybody is enthusiastic about the future of the camp.  Mr. Potilton, wno has completed his  contract on the" Maggie and Little  Giant, is off for the lower regions(I  mean the valley) to engage in haying.  Messrs. Willarson and Johnson are  getting in double shifts on the Hit or  Miss with good results.       Ohskrvek.  HEDLEYPARAGRAPHS  {Siiuilkamceii Star)  We regret having to report the total  destruction by fire of the Hedley  brewery on Monday, 18th inst. The  fire, which originated in the boiler  room, broke out a few minutes after 1  p. m. and as the building was situated  some little distance from any others  and no means being at hand to speedily give the alarm, when help arrived  it was apparent at a glance that there  was no chance of saving the building  ���a light frame one. All that the  many willing hands could do was to  use the few minutes, e'er the building  was wrappeb in flames, in saving ;i  few.kegs and barrels of the stock on  hand, also a couple of pieces of  machinery from the soda watei works.  ^The=loss-is -estimated-at-S5,000. No  insurance  Messrs. Cahill and Yates have sold  the Climax and IXL mineral claim to  the Daly Reduction Co., the considera-  THERE  IS NO  about summer being the  time for cooling drinks.  WE HAVE THEM  READY FOR HOME USE.  LIME JUICE  The old standby.  LEMON SQUASH  As    the   name   implies   the  pure juice Lemons.  GRAPE JUICE  The     simple      au fermented  Juice of Concord Grapes.  APOLLINARIS  The best sparkling  mineral  water on the market.  HUNJADS  A  natural  aperiant mineral  water.  White Bros.  Dispensing Chemists, Greenwood  I have for sale some of the finest Ranches and Fruit Lands in the District.   These can be purchased for  cash or on easy terms. X Improved Land and Young Orchards which can be bought cheap NOW will  soon be worth considerable money and bring in large incomes to there lucky owners.  BE WISE AND BUY NOW.  For Full Information Apply to      l?"-**^ ft &"f��i f*  Broker , & General Insurance Agent,  W. McLaine  Copper Street, Greenwood.  tion, we learri, being in the neighborhood of $12,000. It may interest some  to know that the claims are situate  near the switchback on the company,s  electric tramway. j  The electric and gravity tramway  appear to be working smoothly and  regularly. The stamp mill is now  working steadily and running night  and day. Good progress is being  made installing the machinery of the  new 40-drill compressor���when it is  completed it will supply all power  needed at the mine and intermediate  points.  The new hotel is rapidly nearing  completion. It is equipped with a hot  and cold water system, lavatories, bath  rooms and everv modern convenience  usually found in first class hotels.  An addition is being made to the  Grand Union hotel which will greatly  improve ]ooks and facilities of that  well known hostelry.  Preparations are being made in  various part of the town to erect new  building's, principally residences, and  no doubt before winter many comfortable homes will be erected to accommodate our ever increasing-population.  It is reported that the Dalv Reduction Co., is endeavoring to secure the  output of the Kingston mine and parties are now iu the east to negotiate  with the largest shareholders to that  effect.  source of the trouble and cures deafness permrnently. Every sufferer  from impaired hearing should use Cat-  arrhozne which has effected many  wonderful cures. You simply breathe  it healing medicated vapor,���very  easy rnd plensaht. Do this- arid your  hearing- will be restored. Catarrhozone. never fails; it is guaranteed.  Two months' treatment for 31.00 at  druggists.���For sale at Thomas Drug  Co.  Catarrhal Deafness is Caused  By a thickening of/the lining mem-  of the middle ear owing to prolonged  inflammation from catarrhal germs.  The on cure is fragrant, healing Catarrhozone one which is carried by the  air you breathe to the remotest parts  of the throat and ear;   it   reaches   the  1  *   i  The water is down and now  is the time to go fishing  Rods.    ^Reels  Lines, ^Hest  and other tackle at  reasonable   prices.  COLES & FRITH  Books,   Stationery,   Cigars,  Wall Papers, Etc.  Co.  Greenwood,  B. C.  o  is  IS  IS  ��  IR  X-  a  a  ����**��s*:h:-!����0����&sh��s##����*��#*#��#*####^  THE BEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY  A big street Carnival will be held during the race Meet at Grand Forks, IJ.  C, August 24th, 25th, 20th and 27th,  19q4. The most novel attraction ever  held in the Boundary country. Four  days of general enterlainment and  merrymaking in which the whole  Boundary country is cordially invited  to participate. An interesting feature  will be  i  who will be elected by- popular vote.  Candidates are entered from Rossland,  Nelson, Greenwood. Phoenix, Republic, Northport and Gaand Forks, and a  close and spirited contest is looked for.  On the day of election the carnival directors will present the successful candidate with a purse of $250 for prepor  atory expenses of coronation. There  will be ,i  0  PKOVERH  What is more annoying  to a man or a woman,  who wishes to get tip at a  certain hour in the morn*-  in-; than to find that they  have overslept themselves?  for a valuable prize S200, in  which the  best drilling team   in the  surrounding  country will meet in competition.   Another feature will be  I  insure punctuality in get/  inf. to work "on time" in  - the morning. There can  be no "second nap" when  this alarm clock calls.  Isn't it well worth a lot of  money  for such services,  IE 8EI1 M Fi $1.50  PORTMAN   & PORTMAN  Proprietors  ASK FOR  The Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hops. Try  It! It iskepton draught  or in Bottles by all the leading Hotel  aw  assa  Drink Old Fashioned  m  '��������%  S2B  lti'->  Ca'fc  ���fi'Ai  m  m  MADE BY THE  LOUIS  F0RSCHNER BREWING  CO,  which will be stocked with novelties of  ever}' description. The gala attraction will be a Mardi Gras Gight when  everyone is invited to mask from 7 to j ...  11:30 p. m.. For further particulars j ��j"  see posters.  JEWELLERS, Greenwood.  ��'mTm%.>.>>T<��>,>��-.m;m>,*mTmTm:mTmTm'<.T<i  CARNIVAL    WEEK.  Board of Directors:-Alderman Feeney,  J. Temple, P. Donaldson. G.  Urlin,   J.  Ross, R. Pctrie   \I    White, J.   Leamv j Y  and C.  Hnhler. '  ' Y,  GRANB FORKS   jf  AUG. 24 to 27, '04iLx-x-,-x-:  Comfortable Rooms.  Everything First Class-  THIi  KWAVNK  SiK-pr  (,  Si root  rciMiivo.m  Having bought the Vienna Bakerv  and the Bakery conducted bv the  Greenwood Fruit Co. my intentions are to amalgate the two in one  first class bakery, excelled by no  other in the interior. My wagon  will call on you every morning with  a strictly fresh supply of breads  and pastrv.  Your  Order  is Solicited  J. D��CKSTEAE  PHONE 28. MANAGER. BOUNDARY   ORBEK   TIMES.  *\  NELSON FAIR  Second Annual Exhibition  of the Nelson Agricultural  and Industrial (Association  SEPT. 28  NEW BUILDINGS,  Fine Grounds,      *Big Premium List.  Novel Open <Air c4ttractions.    .  )easaaaetB��OI��MMISMi  >MtM��ea��M0����iie��i*aiaoMit9S��B��ict��ftoii��ai����t��i������ti��itea  I Sew York Life Insurance Co. I  WRITE FOR PKI55E LIST  J.  E.  cANNABLE,    Sec,   Nelson.  Wise and  Otherwise  Mrs. T. R. Morrow of Rossland is a  guest of Miss Gibson.  Try our Boston brown bread.���  Vienna Bakery  Alex McRae a brother of D. C. McRae of this citv will open a stationery  store iu lower town, Phoenix.  Mrs. E. G. Warren left on Tuesday  on a visit to her sifter Mrs. A. VV.  Strickland, New Denver.  Peter Lover is acting superintendent  of the Mother Lode mine in the absence of Carl Holman.  Whipped cream puffs at Vienna  bakery (Saturday).  Miss Gilchrist of Nelson has been  spending the past two weeks visiting  Miss McMillan at Deadwood.  Mrs. William Barker of Nelson is  visiting her two sisters, Mrs. Hancock  and Mrs. Rowe, of this city this week.  Rev. Father O'Neil. who is to supply  Rev. Father Bedard, during the latter's  vacation east, arrived on Monday last.  Mrs. C. H. Fair and son Worthitigton  left on Tuesday on a four months trip  to Minneapolis and their old home at  Collingwood. Ont.  In another columu will be found the  Grand Forks Carnival Company's ad.  It explains all that will happen in the  smelter town on the three big days  billed for.  It is reported that Fred Kiser is giv  ing  up the  hotel business in   Poplar  and will retur.i to the Boundary.    Mr.  Kiser   may   open    up   the   Clarendon  hotel in this city.  J. Moran of Poplar, was in the city  this week for a couple of days shaking  hands telling of Poplar Creek and  settling up some business, mainly for  which he came over for.  Mrs. "Sales, who has been ailing  for some time, underwent an operation  at the Sacred Heart hospital on Monday last. Dr. Spankie performed the  operation and the patient is now recovering as fast as could be hoped for.  A big drove of hogs from the ranch  of R, G. Sidley, J. P., Anarshist mountain, arrived here this week for P.  Buvhs"& Co7'MrrSidley"ra.ises a large  number of hogs and supplies P. Burns  & Co., with about SOO head a year.  Both Chesaw and Phoenix are preparing to celebrate Labor Day, next  month. Committees have been appointed and ate now hard at work  maping out the programme for the  days sport. _ What about it ye Green  woodites are we going to sit idly by  and let this day which we have in the  past celebrated be taken from us by  our neighbors? ,  John McRae of the well known  stationery Grin of McRae Bros, and  Smith, Phoenix, and Miss L. Oxley of  the same city   were  married Tuesday  afternoon by Rev. Mr. McCall pastor  of the Presbyterian church in the  smelter town. The happy couple left  on Tuesday's train on a honeymoon  trip to Banff.  Thos. G. Edwards, an old timer in  the Boundary but of late has been residing in Rossland, is in the city. Mr.  Edwards ir, waiting for his- partner  who is in the Kootenays when they  will do assessments on their properties  in Wellington camp.  Mr. Richard Cawston who has driven  thousands of head of cattle out oi the  Similkameen in the last quarter of a  century, renounced ranching last  autumn aud went east. He grew tired  of the cent belt however and has returned to the Boundary and embarked  in mining.  Duncan Ross left on Wednesday for  a three weeks'trip into a distant part  of the electoral field. The weather is  favorable for the editor joining in a  red hot campaign away mp in the  Lillooet direction, say.  J. W. Me ho.' wasiu town Tuesday en  route to England. We trust that a  trip across the Atlantic will restore  him to better health.  Messrs. Mayor Naden and his chief  Constable Currie made a quick trip  into the Okanagan the first of the  week looking for a desirable team for  the city. They report good horses  scarce and prices very high. The  weather was hot and the roads very  dusty.  George Findlay who has bten working a gang of men on the road between  Eholt and Summit city is inquiring  into the ..'asibility of the road  to Skylark camp as urged by the  Greenwood Board of Trade, There is  revenue up there for the government  at once if a small expenditure can be  secured for opening a passible road for  a very short distance.  The "Kelowna Clairon" and Oka  nagan Advocate, is a new arrival  among our exchanges. It is a five  colum eight page paper published by  R. H. Spedding at Kelowna, B. C.  Ably edited and for typographical  neatness it takes its place among  the leaders in the weeklies in the interior. That it is appreciated by the  business men aud the people of Kel  owna is very much in evidence by the  many columns of bright ads.  J. Campbell of Nelson. A car of ore  from the property came to the Greenwood smelter Tuesday.  THE GEM.  Messrs. Benerman and Wood are  loading a car of high grade ore from  the Gem in Long Lake camp The ore  is being shipped from the Burns' siding about four miles north of town, to  the B. C. company's smelter.  Is a Mutual Co., and paid and loaned to policy  holders in 1903  S50.000.0O0.  ��� ���������  ������������  ��� ���������  ������������  ��� ���������  ��� ��������  ��� ���������  ��� ���������  In September 1903, T handed to A. Lusk of  Camp McKinney, B.C., policy No, 3463S24, amount $2000.    On July  Uth, 1904���ten days after Mr.  tusk's   decease���his beneficiary received a check from the company for $2000 in full  ;::  settlement of claim.  ������������  ������������  ������������  ������������  ��� ���������  ������������  ������������  THE EMMA.  About 30 men are employed on the  banner claim of Summit camp. The  ore is being shipped to the local  smelter. About 600 feet of diamond  drill work has just been completed on  the claim. The machine drills are at  present being driven by compressed  air, the Denoro plant being utilized for  the purpose.  THE DENORO.  Only a feu men are engaged on the  Denoro ai present. The Great Northern is doing some heavy rock work on  the claim and it is expected that some  important developments will ensue.  This makes cheap mining.  THE LEAD KING.  The B. C. Copper company, which  has the Lead King under bond, is  shipping a car of ore from there to the  company's smelter. The claim is just  east of Anaconda in the vicinity of  the Arlington and Johannesburg.  THE   LULU-  The Lulu, just below Anaconda,  owned by W. S. McDonald is looking  well. The lead at the bottom of the  shaft is two feet wide showing well in  galena. A constract has been let for  considerable work on the property.  ...��  ...9  ..���*���  ��� ���������  ��� ���������  >���������  ��� ���������  ...��  -���������  .....  ....  ..0  ....  ��� ������O  -������a  ��� ���������  ��� ��������  ��� ���������  ....  *���������  ....  ...��  ....  ....  ....  ������������  ....  ....  ....  ...��  ��� ���������  ��� ���������  ��� ���������  ��� ���������    ���������-).e.t��tM����...i.*.��e��.��.i.iB.ea..ff.*...tt.t..iii..i��ic.��.fi.iMi..ii.Mii����.  The New York Life Insurance Co., fulfils its ���:���  obligations and it does so without delay.  F. M. ELKINS  a...  ������������  ������������  ������������  DISTRICT MANAGER,  GREENWOOD.  Greenwood Liquor Co.  Wholesale Dealers  in  Choicest  Brands  of  Wines.  Cigars.  Sole Boundary  Liquors and  ^ PABST fc  1)3 Brewing K  COMPANY'S  CELEBRATED  MILWAUKEE  LAGER  BEER  JAS. McCREATH, Prop.,   Greeenwood  Agents For  Drink Iron Brew  The Ideal Drink  THE EAGLE.  The Eagle in Summit camp showed  some fine ore last autumn, and is now  being un watered for further development.  THE WELLINGTON.  Messrs. Findlay and Henderson are  reported to have bonded the Wellington claim c^n Wallace Mountain, near  Beaverdell, owned by Ralph Smailes  and the Cropley brothers. The Wellington has a fine showing on it with  considerable development.  STAMP MILL-  Some Ohio people have bought for  cash the Harry Lily claims just south  of the boundary line on Myers creek  and are preparing to' erect a stamp  mill���on-the property. ^The~ surface  showings are very fine panning rich  in gold.  *  ��� ���!  alace Ewery Stable..  THE MOTHER LODE.  A large body of magnetic iron has  been opened up in one of the glory  holes of the Mother Lode within the  last week.  THE MOUNTAIN ROSE.  This claim adjoins the Denoro on the  north and is being exploi'ed by  Mr.  J.  LQNELY OLD MEN-  The abomination of desolation  spoken of by Daniel the prophet, is  exemplified in Greenwood these line  evenings. Wandering over the hill  sides and through Ihe valley wilh  faces sad and step so listless may be  seen M yor Naden, W. G. Gaunce, H.  McCtitcheon, Charles F..ir, IS. G. War  ren and several others whose wives  luxuriate elsewhere while the faithful  ' ones stay home and rustle life's necessaries. Some time the down trodden  husband mav have his dav.  The Finest  Turnouts  in Boundary  dec  District.  ..Bannerman $ Cewis..  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