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 0  Bo  #  /Vol. 10  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY, AUGUST 15,   1902.  No. Sfr H-c  THE MINISTER OF MINES.  Hon. Col. Prior Visits the City and Districk���Addresses  public Meeting���Court House will'be Built Immedi-  =p -mAy ? ate^-^est Fork Waggon Road.  Ji? M K; �����"; ���.';  Hon. Col. Prior, minister of mines,  who is making a tour of the province  reached Greenwood ?from Phoenix on  Wednesday J evening.! ; Oh/ .Thursday  morning he met JjIV S. j3tanhope, ,S. M.  Joha��on, R. Kerr, J. W. Nelson and  others interested in the West Fork.  They pointed out the urgent necessity  of securing the completion of the  wagon road. Col. Prior was much  impressed vw.ith) the representations  made "tovhiin and wired Hon. C, W.  W.eU��t.QhieXcpm^��siqner, asking that  work ..on the roadr be commenced im-'  medi��tely;C :^XV,^. V V v' -.*.*;. . ' '  ,i-In the afternoon Mayor Naden,  Frederic Keffer," S. F. Parrish, E. J.  Wilton and Duncan Mcintosh took'the  minister to see the Mother Lode, Sun  set and B.,C. ^Copper company's  smelter. *$ V" ��������.'>', S;v^ .  vf^ednesday,,.^evening there was a  lagrge attendance at'the'public meeting  th'it'the city hall. Mayor Naden presided and secretary-';. Gaunce ;; of the  Board   of Trade'read the  following  wl&ress:.�����>< ,*:������;('i*     .*,���....,.���..',.���   . ���''-���>  ����      > S^i.^ssIS     U-'s'io- *'������������"'��� ���'��� '*    ���'������''  Tp1 The HoNourtXBkEE. G; Prior,  .xtje Minister of Mines.  ^.The^ officers ',��� and. members of the  Board>pf1 Trad�� ?,'$f 70t City of Greenwood,, desire toofficially, extend to you,  a. hearty.welcome, to the city and district. We wish -to. express the gratification which it affords us to know that  'da. the head of the important department of mines, you are making yourself personallyvacquainted-with thei  resources-and..'requirements��� of the'  various mining districts. Believing  that the .knowledge acquired, will be  used to 'eiiicotfrage the*chief industry  of the province. We trustfthat brief  though your stay must necessarily be,  you will take awa.y- pleasant, recollections of your visit to Greenwood and  ;that you will: take ^advantage of the  opportunity.:to.see the various mines  and ���melter's iu^he vicinity1 pf the city  #o as to become more fully impressed  -witK the valuW and importance of the  industries of tHe district.   The govern-  of the. assize court held here. (The  extract referred to urged the appointment of Mr. Cunningham as mining  recorder thus, relieving Mr. McMynn  of this portion of his multifarious  duties.)  STIPENDIARY MAGISTRATE  For several years the business men  of the city have been anxious to secure  the establishment of a small debts  court, but it was impossible to secure  anyone to preside over this court.  This difficulty might be obviated by  the' appointment of Mr, McMynn as a  stipendiary magistrate with authority  to hold small debts court sittings with-  in:tjie city. There is no stipendiary  magistrate residing in the district, and  the appointment of one would not only  be a oonvetiienceto busiuess in secur-  ing'the small debts court, but cases  often arise outside the. city that could  be promptly adjudicated upon by a  stipendiary magistrate.  WAGGON ROADS  .Wagon roads are an important factor  in encouraging the development of outlying, mining- camps. Both-, Copper  and West Copper camp, to the west of  Dea.dwood camp, are handicapped by  the lack of a good waggon road."There  are some splendid properties in both  camps that are being developed and  we would respectfully urge the necessity of making provision: for the extension of the Deadwood camp road to  these camps. Attached hereto is a  petition from the mine owners and  others interested in the West Copper  camp, which we have been asked to  submit to you for the early consideration of the government. We are  pleased to learn that the Boundary  district 'has been fairly treated in the  apportionment of the vote for the  Rossland: district. There are many  improvements needed on the various  waggon roads, particularly those leading to Long Lake and Kimberley  camps, but we have every confidence  that Mr. McMynn, the government  agent, ^wilLdp_hjs^bestw iih the, money s  mentfof^whiefry6itarsia,memberfcan  do much towards encouraging mining   placed at his dI8posal in making these  indotherinduitries incident  theretb. ^improvements.  We appreciate youi; publicly expressed J west fork road  desire 'to^leairn the yriews of those interested in   the  development   of  the  Although  the West  Fork district is  not in this electoral constituency,   it is  Mineral resources of the P^^ ^  in the Kettle River Mining Division  ,;in this connection,we _ and under the jurisdiction  of Mr. Mc-  dprse the views expressedin reference ff0vernttle���t  agent.    Many  tpthetwo:Percenttax^^�����*������*�� ofthe citizen, are heavily interested  tendered you by-the citizens of Koss-       ^ ^ . __ ���;_  land.  �� , PUBLIC SCHOOLS  in the mining properties in that dist  rict. They went to work with the assurance that a wagon road would be  - We desire to expiess our apprecia- built. For reasons which need not be  tion" of the fact that the government discussed here, the road was never  lias included in the estimates a sub- completed, and consequently mining  ���tantial.sum to assist in the erection of Uiere is at a stand still, and the dist-  much needed public school buildings in rict practically deserted. Ther- are  this city, work <on which will be com- several mines in the West Fork ready  "   ������'���'-��� to 8jjjp ore t0 the local smelters as soon  as the waggon road is completed.   The  menced at an early date. -:  '"       "COURT HOUSB.  The "urgent necessity of suitable  public buildings has been the subject  of numerous representations to the  government throngh grand juries and  other sources, and it is gratifying to  know that the necessary moneys have  been voted to erect a .'court house in  this city.-We desire to thank you for  the valuable assistance you rendered  us in'securing this appropriation. On  account of the utterly inadequate accommodation at the present government offices, and the additional expense entailed in building during the  Winter months, we *ould respectfully  urge upon you the importance of beginning the erection of the court house at  ��� the earliest possible date.  government officers  We think, too, that public business  ioiild be facilitated by are-arrangement of the present staff at the  eovernment office, and in this connection we includd an excerpt, which we  heartily endorse from the presentment  of the grand jury at the recent sitting  delay has crippled many who have expended large sums of money in developing their properties, and who  confidently expected that they would  be able to ship their high grade ores to  the local smelters. We note that S27,-  250, was included in the estimates for  the district of East Yale, and we  understand that part of this large appropriation was intended for the completed of the Weal Fork road. In the  interests of those who have invested  their money in the district, and with a  view to securing the opening up of one  of the richest mining sections of the  province, we strongly urge the government should lose no time in securing  the completion of this very important  and long delayed public work.  There are other matters that we  might bring to your attention, but we  dp not wish to weary you with numerous wants that are more or less incidental to every growing district. We  again extend to you a cordial welcome.  The city, the mines and the smelters,  are open for your inspection. We trust  that you will take away pleasant re- j  collections oi your visit and that you j  will come again and come often. J  Oreenwood, B. C, August 14th, A.D. j  1902.  GREENWOOD BOARD OF TRADE,  Geo. R. Naden, President.  W. G. Gaunce,  Secretary.  Hon. Col. Prior in reply said that it j  was a- little over a year since he first  visited this beautiful city. He was  then much impressed with it and looked forward to revisiting Greenwood on  this trip. He had been most hospitably treated since coming here. His  was/not a political mission. As minister of mines he was: simply giving  the people an opportunity to tell of  their requirements. He congratulated  Greenwood.upon having less grievances than any other place he had visited.  This was perhaps not because the  grievances did not exist but that because he found here a lot of level  headed business men who believed  they could be more successful by pressing one or two real grievances than  by bringing up numerous unimportant  details.  He considered the department of  mines the most important in this province and he was anxious to doevery-  thirig in his power to promote the  mining industry. He came to the  mines of B. C. 30 years ago and had  been more or less connected with them  since then.  Taking up the subject matters of the  address he said that he had been very  forcibly reminded wherever he went  that the root of all mining evil was the  two per cent tax.'I am not afraid to say  this that the two per cent is an inequitable tax which bears most heavily on  the low. grade.mines. The difficulty is  to find out a better system and your  mining men suggest nothing but its  abolition, but we must have revenue.  After I can get back to the coast I will  bring the matter before my colleagues  and if we have the ability, (our opponents say ,we haven't) to see any way  out of the difficulty, we will certainly  do every thing possible tp assist in removing the causes ! which retard the  mining industry." ��� r  Col. Prior then referred to the labor  situation.     He said the eight hour law  was here  to  stay.    He had met Geo.  Dougherty,   secretary    of    the   local  Miners   union   and   president   of the  district organization that morning and  found   him   an   intelligent    educated  gentleman.     If   labor   unions always  had such men at tlieir head he felt sure  there would be  no strikes and he was  glad to find that there never had been  any-this-rtistrict.-=-He-hoped-that-there  would be no labor  troubles during his  tenure of   office,  and if they  had to  come   he   hoped   that   employers and  employed would refer their differences  to arbitration.     He was glad that the  people of  Greenwood    were   satisfied  with  what the  government  had done  for   the   schools.     He   found   that   a  government building  was badly needed  here  and  he had  telegraphed Mr.  Wells asking that work be commenced  on the court house at once.   There had  been some fear'expressed    that   the  court house  might  be built elsewhere  but , there was  no   earthly chance of  that.    "The government realizes" he  said "that Greenwood is a town situated  among  magnificent mines, and is  bound to become  au   important city.  The high reputation which the address  gave the local agent Mr. McMynd was  gratifying to himself but he could assure them that Mr. McMynn  stood   no  higher in their estimation   than he did  with the government.    He would refer  the requests for the  rearrangement of  the offices to the attorney-general  and  unless  there was some strong reason  he felt sure the change would be made.  In reference to roads  he promised to  bring the requests to the  notice of the  chief commissioner and made a similar  reply to that given  the deputation in  reference to the West Fork road.  He closed by thanking them for  their cordial welcome. When the  political battle came, he would be glad  to come here and address them on  political issues.  Hon. Col. Prior was given a vote of  thanks and three hearty cheers and the  meeting adjourned.  Friday morning the minister visited  school and court houst- sites, also the  city hospital and the Sunset smelter  and Midway. He left by the afternoon train for Nelson. From there he  will proceed to the Sloean and Lardeau  districts.  0  i r  Direct   Connection    With  train to and from Spokane.  W TWENTY-FOUR HOURS  Regular Service Established on Road  to Republic-  Passengers leaving Greenwood in  the morning can reach Spokane at 5:45  the same evening. Passengers leaving Spokane at 9:25 in the'morning  can reach Greenwood the same evening. Percy S. Stanhope has placed a  fast stage on the route between Greenwood and Curlew. This stage leaves  Greenwood in the morning in time to  meet the Spokane bound train at Curlew and remains at Curlew until the  arrival of the train from Spokane in  the afternoon. The distance to Curlew  is about 21 miles and the trip is made  in three hours. A change of horses is  made both ways at Midway wliere Mr.  Standhope has a stable.  The 6tage line and jjrunniug of regular trains on the great Northern to  Republic make a big difference in  travelling to and from the Boundary.  It saves 24 hours to all points east and  west.  This travel will make serious inroads  into the business of the C. P. R. and  will also affect the hotel business of  Rossland where all passengers were  forced to wait to make connection with  the trains.  The new service began on August  15th."**''"    '  Death of the   Founder of  the Town of Midway.  H Hill  YEARS 1  Organized the Adams British Columbia Company.  Local and Personal.  Are you using  Tea.  'Blue  Ribbon "Cey-  J.  S.  Deschamps, the Rossland mill  man visited Greenwood this week.  Sig. Delsheimer, a business man of  Colville, was a visitor to the city this  weekl '.  Robert Denzler, one of the early  pioneers of Boundary is again visiting  the district.  J. B. McKilligan surveyor of taxes  for the province, is making a tour of  inspection of tlie various provincial  offices. He was in Greenwood ou Friday accompanied hy  Miss McKilligan.  Geo. Andrews who has been working on the Golden Gate in Deadwood  camp, has uncovered a vein ol rich ore.  The Golden Gate wnich adjoins the  London is situated north of the Sunset  ii.nd Crown Silver mines.  Hugh McCutcheon is being congratulated upon the arrival of an assistant collector of customs. A wire  from Kamloops where Mrs. McCutcheon is visiting friends, brought tbe glad  tidings to the proud father.  A Montreal press dispatch advises  tlie sudden death on 11th inst, at Sed-  wick, Maine, U.-S. A., of Capt. R. C.  Adams, for many years a well-known  resident in Montreal.  Ten   years   ago    Robert    Chamblet  Adams, under the guidance  of the late  H. P. Palmerstou, Midway's first town-  site  agent,   visited   the  City   of Paris  mineral claim,  in White's camp, and  the Old  Ironsides and   Knob  Hill   in  Greenwood camp.    In   those  comparatively early days in   the  history of the  Boundary it would not have been difficult to have procured the   latter claims  at a figure that now would be properly '  re'garded   as   ridiculously   low.      But  there was little or nothing iu the early  nineties to induce capitalists   to invest  in   prospects   in    an   isolated  district,  such as the Bounbary then was.   Capt.  Adams   did,   however,   think''well'of  what was then known   as Eholt's.'and  in the strong belief that   an important  town would be built up at   Midway induced other Montreal   men to join him  in  the   purchase of Eholt's.    Midway  was platted  in   1S93  in the summer of  which year the first lot  sold there was.  sold to John Douglas.  .   Ivater' Capt.   Adams   succeeding  in  organizing, in. England    a   company  known as the Adams British Columbia  company, the object of which included  the   acquirement   :uu!   development of  mineral claims.    This company  spent  a lot of money in developing claims in  the   Sloean,   at   Osoyoos,   and   in the  Boundary," but unfortunately, without  making any return to its shareholders.  Still,   under   the   direction    of   Capt.  Adams as  managing  director, persistent efforts were  made to win the success it merited.    In   this \vay:���both in  connection with   the  endeavor to build  Iip~a"prdiipei;ou s"'Towri^a~t~"MidWnyiand"'  with  mining operations Capt. Adams  labored hard to invest capital in British  Columbia enterprises.      Notwithstanding that he m��t with little but failure, -  he deserves credit for   lii^ good intentions,   For  he   showed   faith in the province  by   investing   in   it   much of his  own   capital   as   well as  by inducing  others to follow his example.  In his private   life Capt. Adams was  genial find sociable; a   much-travelled,  well-informed man; a  most  entertaining     conversationalist,    disposed    to  hospitality and taking n   keen interest  in certain favorite   pursuits.    He  took  a father's pardonable pride in his only  surviving   son,    Walter   C.   Adams,  a  mining   engineer   well   known   in   the  Sloean.    The news of his death scarce  ly conies a surprise, since it   was quite  evident   ot   late  years   that physically  he was failing.    Kequiescat in peace.  A. W. Strickland, assistant manager  of the Bank of Montreal received a  telegram on Tuesday informing him  of the sudden death of his mother at  the family home at Lakeside, near  Peterborough, Ont. Mrs. Strickland  was about 65 years of age. Mr. Stride  land has the sympathy of a large circle  of friends in his sad bereavment.  Coronation Day was spent quietly in  Greenwood A large number took in  the excursion given by the local lodge  A. F. & A. M. to Midway. Many  spent the day along the banks of Kettle  river and Boundary creek, while others  witnessed the game of ball between  Greenwood and Midway, the latter  winning.  Dr. Montizambert.  Dominion Government's Chief Medical  Officer Visits Greenwood.  Dr. Montizambert, chief of the Dominion quarantine department was in  the city this week on a tour of inspection. In company with Dr. Spankie,  Dominion medical utfieer. he visited  Midway, the Mother Lo-ie mine, the  smelters and Phoenix. Dr. Montizambert directs the work of those who are  keeping infectious diseases out of this  country. On the sea ooard*-, and along  tha international boundary line, officers watch that' no smallpox or other  infectious disease are brou^'it into this  country.The com pa rat i veYreedoMi from  uch epidemics fru.n ooean to ocean is  sthe best evidence that the work is well  performed. .^���.t^��n'J��r^1rt^wA*��^����i��i^^  StoewiwaatwWiWRWi  ^.^^-^wrac-ta^  THE BOUNDARY CREEK TIMES  H"IH  W. T. Hunter, manager of the  Hunter-Kendrick company left this  week for South Dakota where he has  extensive, interests.  \V. li. Fleming is away  on a visit to  his brother at Fort McLeod.  ��  THE LATEST GOODS  #-  THE LOWEST PRICES.  -#  COPPER STREET,  GREENWOOD.  9  .Merchant Tailor.  ��##����#***��##5S#������*#***-����#��*��!fS!*Sf ��*��***��*��*��������*����*��#*������#  Cbe-  Boundary Creek Times  Tssued every Ttiday  Dbncan Ross Maxagikg Editor.  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Pbr Yeah S 2 00  Six Months:  1 25  To Foreigx Countries: 2 SO  INVEST AT HOME.  FRIDAY, AUGUST IS, IW..  COL. PRIOR'S VISIT.  The best friends of British Columbia both at Ottawa and Victoria are  those who know the province best. At  the federal capital, it is difficult to get  auy one to enthuse over anything connected with the Pacific province,  except those who came and Saw and  were conquered. There are many  met) in the Dominion parliament who  do not know this province, but stranger  still there are some men iu the provincial house who are ignorant of the  resources and possibilities of British  Columbia. We even had minister of  mines who considered they had fulfilled the duties appertaining to their  office when they drew their pay, attended afternoon teas and stood off as  best they could the importunities of  the chronic kickers from the mining  district. No minister imbued with  any sense of responsibility can travel  from Golden to Greenwood without  being a better citizen, more enthusiastic in his country's interests. It is  a graed and glorious country uotwith-  The action of the prosecuting attorney of Ferry county in attempting  to confiscate the Hot Air Line, because  the majority of stock in the company  is held by Canadians contrary to the  anti-alien ownership law should be an  object to those Canadians who think  that investments on the other side  are more profitable than those of their  own country. The merits of the dispute which is effectively tying up the  Hit Air Eine is a matter for the courts  to adjudicate upon, but if a railway  can be harrassed by a law such as in  force in the State of Washington so  can every other company similarly  situated. The Northport smelter, the  Republic mine, and several other properties are controlled by Canadians  who can tie filched out of their holdings if the law is invoked.  It is difficult to understand why a.  progressive state should keep such an  absurd law on its statute books. It  has already prevented the expenditure  of foreign capital iu the state, and the  action of the Ferry county- attorney is  likely to make outsiders more chary  regarding investments there.  E. W. Monk of Phoenix has been  appointed local agent of the Hamilton  Powder company to succeed E. Wool-  rich. Hi.s headquarters are at Greenwood and his territory extends from  Cascade to Penticton.  <XKK>O<X><><XK>0<K>O<><><>O<>CKK><>^  000<X><M>0<><>0<>CK><><>(><>000000^ '"  hr  Established 1836.     Incorporated by Royal Charter.  Lord's Day Alliance.  General Secretary Shearer Will Address Meeting".  The Rev. J. G. Shearer, general  secretary of the Lord's Day Alliance  of Canada will address the citizens of  Greenwood on Wednesday evening,  the 20th instant, at eight o'clock in  the Presbyterian church. "The liberty  of rest for each man demands the law.  -of"rMt"for~'air'^m^  Trades and Labor Unions  arc co-oper-  iting with this alliance.     They recog-  standing the growling and grumbling j nise ,.hat  ��the law of the Sabbath is  of those  who  see failure in every in-! the     magna     charta     of     industrial  cident. Ileberty."     Mr.   Ralph  Smith,   M. P.,  well known   to  everv   labor   man   in  To come in and see  our stock. We can  convince you that we  can give you better  value for your money  than can be secured  elsewhere.  CAPITAL,   A000,0OO��$4,866,666.66  Reserve Fuii(U365lOOO--$i)776,333.33  HEAD  ������   London England.     H. STIKEMAN. General Mansfor, Mostrcal, \  J. ELMSLY, Inspector. Montreal. - \  ���'' ; " ,  Branches and agents iii all the principal cities of Canada aSd the United States,,,:  and correspondents in all parts of the world.  GREENWOOD BRANCH :   Copper Street.  ���6oOOO<K><>0<>0<K>0<><X>CKK><K^  ��0<>0<><><><>0<><>0<K>0<KK>0<><K><><>��0^  : THE v  Copuer Street  "*5==  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT, j  MEALS AT AI.L  HOURS  PRIVATE ROOMS  FOR  LADIES.  TRY OUR  COFMMW  GROCERY AND  BAKERY.  Wallace-Miller  Block.        Greenwood.  t  5*  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  Hon. Col. Prior has taken the very  best mean of equipping himself forthe  important oflice he holds.    The mini-  Canada, a vice-prc&ident of  this Canadian Lord,s Day Alliance says :  "It is important for members of  ster of mines can do a vast amount of j labor utrons to remember in the dis-  goodwork if he is thoroughly acquaint-, cussion of the observance of the  Sab-  ...   ,, . .     c .i        ���   ��� .    i bath as a dav of rest, that to relinquish  ed with the requirements of the mining | -. ' *       H"'a"  I any opportunity ol rest is ultimately to  industry  and   enthusiastic   regarding ! labQl.  wherc  ^  migM  rest> and t[lat  the benefits to be secured from a well fol- the same wage. Whilst we may  formed and well directed policy. What j benefit for a short time by the disposal  is needed  in  the mines department is I of   certain   privileges   for    what   wc  ,.,.,,,,, . ,      I think is an extension of euiovment, to  life.    It should not comprise a number !      .       ,.  , J - u'  gain which we compel  fellow workmen  of men who are organized to meet the  kicks of those who are dissatisfied  with present conditions but  men wi'h  to labor, in the end wc ourselves may  be compelled to do tlie same by the  power of  capital and ultimately to do  ideas of their own and the courage to j so for llle waJTc vve llow receive for the  .  ., . , , .   ,. ,       ,  shorter week.     Anv  privilege to our-  stnke out for a new and better order of      , ,. , ;      ,        ��  i selves which compels others to labor is  things. |  As minister of mines, Col. Prior will  have plenty of opportunities to demonstrate that a successful  business  man  can   make    a    successful   statesman.  There is plenty  of  work to do.   The  contrary to trades union principles.  "If, through neglect or indifference,  all the salutary restraints of law are  gradually swept away; if man's greed  for gain is to prevail over natural and  imperative phj-sical laws, the time will  come when labor on  every daj- of the  man with energy, push  and determin- j week will be the rule for the majority,  ation can make a record  for himself in ! and rest  the  privilege  of the favored  i few "  that department. I        "  Hon.  Col.  Prior   says   this  is  not a j "  political   trip.       But     the   successful  Charles R, Pittock,  5.  if g' & j? jp if ��?** *" ��?> \f jf if if \f j? Jp. ^^s.ststs.jt j* j�� j�� j��JMJftfjUj***  to  Greenwood  ���r..evk-  A  .������'��  ���   ���..:?';S  *":'VWi  vrllfcfc  .--      fr;%k  i.y>Nk"  * ��alaary Bser; :;&  ���* Si st Si Si st st st & st si st s< j* st & st S!?��?����?����Sfifi!��!SSE����:S!L  Si St & Si Si St St & Si St St St St St St Si St  iP��PjPj<,lPlPjP.|P����,|P|P'iP��P|PjPsP|f?  * * * Pabst and  �� *&  R GRIEGER, Manager.  Makes Your House  a Home.  If   you   intend   to   paper- your  house, see us.  We have the newest designs an d  will guarantee  first-class workmanship.  ��� ���:���  * ��  J  Etc, Etc.  For Live Stock I  We have received a car of Salt, the right kind  for Cattle and Horses.  Price per Con $32*00v  It's also good for freezing Ice Cream.  P. Burns $ �����.  ��  ��  ��  .��  *  *  *  : *  ��  ^tta*###��*������o����#*##^'��##<,#����#��'****��**#******��****��������*  ���>��X��X<��?m>44^��*3^4��&^  DEALERS IN  1FURITURE, x CARPETS,  | LINOLEUMS, ETC.  t    COPPER STREET,  A  GREENWOOD.  politician is always sawing wood.    He | jj  About 1:30   Saturday   morning   the  j tire   department   were  called   out to a  near   A.   H.   Sperry    company's  is more likely to make  friends by tak- j store.    A  small   cabin occupied by "W.  ing a  keen   interest in matters apper- j Lindsay, was ablaze.    The   cabin and i  taining  to  the  mining   industry than j contents   were   destroyed.       The   fire j  .       .,        ..      .    . c     , ., .   ..        was caused bv the  upsetting of a coal  bj- attempting to defend the reputation ;   ., , - �� ��.  ; oil lamp.  of the  government  with  which   he is |  rDn  Ui  roi  connected.  He   will     be    stronger  H. F. Mytton. tnanager of the Can-  politically by burying the past and | adian*Ban*K of Conimcrce paid Nak-nsp  doing things in the future. a business visit this week.  Shop on Silver Street  near  Government Street.    :j:  TELEPHONE NO. 33. ���!���  ���>  SEASONABLE GOODS  IN ALL OUR DEPARTMENTS.  Groceries  A complete line of summer good��, Canned Meats, Fish, Fowl  and Fruits. Bottled goods of all kinds. New Cheese. Hattl-  wood and Eden Bank Creamery Butter alwaya in stock. Goods  are new and fresh.  Hardware  Lawn Goods, Garden Hose, Screen Doors and Windows, and &  complete assortment of Hardware, Household Goods, Cooking  Utensils, etc. etc.  Furnishings  Summer Clothing, Hats, Underwear and a full line of Furnishings.  SSELL--LAW-*GAULFIELD CO,  LIMITED.  V.  / ifi  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES.  n '        ~ ���     *  llnr  il  ...Jtl:. I'.  A List of Firms Who  Are  Doing  Business in ��  Greenwood. ;*���  BANKS.  THE BANK OF MONTREAL.  F. J. FlNUCAHE,      '���   .-'������.      ;Matia^'  THE BANK!',OF BRITISH NORTH.  - AMERICA.     . '���������.. v.:.- ���;  W. g,h.bki^,;' - ���*;-���   M��er-  THTB CANADIAN BANK OF"  ������'���:' -;:,., '/COMMERCE.  :    ':'���'���'   ',."  Henry F< Mytton,     '-' -.,   'Manager.  DRY GOODS AND CLOTHING  '   RENDELL & CO., \;  Dealers iii Dry Goods-, Men's Ftirnish-  ings, Boots and Shoes,JMasoh & Risch  REAL ESTATE AND INSURANCE.  BEALEY -INVESTMENT & TRUST  COMPANY,5 Limited.  .George R. Naden, ���     -       Manager.  Insurance, Mines, Stocks, Real Estate.  -THE MART.  ' Gaunce & Wickwire.  Real  Estate. ��� Money  to   Loan.   Fire  Life and Accident Insurance.  TAILORING.  ;   _WlivSON & CO.  Merchant Tailors.'  *.   , Greenwood, St.  ASSAYERS-  Pianos., etc., etc.  GREENWOOD ^TRADING; CO'?'.,  Limited.'  ' General Merchandise.   :    ' Copper .gfc;  GROCERIES AMD HARDWARE,    a  RUSSELL--LA"W-^CAULFIELD CO.,  ',..'���'   ���'������.���������..'iS:WJmBD;,..,*   '., V.^^'.V',  Dealers in  Hardware, Groceries  aud  Furnishings'. ' ���������'������-��� -���  ���A. A. CROWSTON,  Proriaio^M^hant. '     -     Copper St.  JEWELLRY;  WALTER E. SEGSWORTH  Provincial;-Assayer and Chemist;  Control Assays a.Specialty.  Greenwood, B. C.  :^mii^mi.i^^  )IL  :~3       For prices of lots and other  ^3      information address    Greenwood  is  the financial and commercial centre;01 the * Sz������" " �����  Boundary Creek District.    It is the .supply point  for the ��~   -    '  Mining camps.    From  the city roads lead to Greenwood. ST  Deadwood,  Copper,  Summit,  Long-Lake, Skylark, White S��  and Atwood, Wellington and other Boundary Creek camps. gr  Robt, Wood or G. Scott Galloway, Greenwood    f��  i.e James  :r--  *��-  -MONTREAL,; QUEBECr  . MANUFACTURERS' OF  ���**  ���*���  iercoH��$$fftea  ROGK DRILLS; STI^IJGHT xi^SSH  i UPLEX andCoEBSlufCoMi't^l    pressors '.'���>. ..,     ;.'..:;.;��� f:2L^3;;  '�� ���.....-./:      BOILERS, HOISTS, PUMPS, Etc; ^��^%^^PJf^^-^/-W^:  S^    Agents For The Bullock Diamond Drills.   stock carried IK ROSStAWD/..   ���-. ;;������  ��� ���  ���.���..  Dtug'gis.t;  DRllCGISTS.  T'ii&OiY WHITE,  Copper St.'  AGENTS, COLLECTORS, ETC^ .  .'*".   . FRED B. HOLMES,_^ ���   _.  Agent,    Collector, ... Janice'^.^Large  warehouse for storing 'gcfodsV'  P.O. Box 25     Residence opp, city hall.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  ���  MILLER BROS.    :.  Jewellers and Opticians.ii:  ;:  P. BUfeNS & CO., .   ;  Wholesale:and Retail.Meat.Merchants.  ���.���������.rfr.iMioir.M  �� SHAW  1 barristers, solicitors,  -���������;'.".'���'���   Notaries Public  CaWe Address :   "hallett."  r���nTI.  J Bedford M'Neill's   Greenwood  LODES   -<  Morei||g. & Neal.s  ( Leiber's.  I. H.: HALLETT.  a. c.  H. C. SHAW.  (^NDYJFACTORy.  ri;C. -y;\.^^ERADi,';"^v . ��� ��� -. :  Candy Factory arid Ic'e'Cr^amParlors,  'Fruits;etc!?:::';-r- -  MC LEOD & BROWN  Barristers and Solicitors,  ,,.,..'.,,   .      Notaries Public, Etc.  Offices: Wallace-Miller block. Copper street,  L      i Greenwood, B.C.  J.R. Bkovvk. ...   J. P. McLeod.  - SMITH. & McRAEii  Dealew in Stationery^Sk^ooks,  Wall Paper, Tobaccos,  Confectxonery.  .   -   'V-B.. B. MUNROE,  Daaler in Confectionery,-Stationery,  Tobaccos, Fruits, Etc.  , J. L. COLES, / ���  ; Stationery,   Newspapery, Periodicals.  *H. A. KING &��� CO.^'    '  Tobaccos, Cigars,  Smokers Sundries,-  Books, Newspapers' andTPeriodicals. ���  QHARLES AE. SHAW,  "���'���'.������'���  : .'Civii.. Engineer,'. ..       . '  Dominion    and ,  Provincial  "^^"i7"T^ND"STJRVBV0RiJ^^-^==i77r"vir-ii  GREENWOOD,-  B.   C.  HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS.  THE GEM RESTAURANT,  C. R. Pittock, - Proprietor.  CLARENDON HOTEL,  Corner Copper and Greenwood Streets.  CLARENDON..HOTEI, Co'Y; Ltd.  Proprietors.  T. M. GULLEY & CO.  Dealers in Furniture, Carpets and  Linoleums, etc.  A. E. ASHCROFT   Dominion and ��� ���  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Mining and Engineering Surveys. ,  .      > Underground Work a Specialty.  Wood Block (next Customs oflice.)     ���  GREENWOOD, B. C.  SI St St St Si Si St Si &&'Si St St Si Si St st  ^:  !.'���'���.'������ -."fc  iHii*-' ���!  *>   -. V;  ^  Corner Copper   and Greenwood  *  2    !       ���      .      Streets. <��  * ��� !      ��� <*  ^ Steam Heated J  ?s"\ Throughout. J  % Rooms 50 Cents %  %���   . and up. %,  2 Fine Assortr.uat.. . .. ^  w Liquors and Cigars.   ^  %    ��� %  tv* ar sf af 9? a?* sf ae* s** a��* af af a? ar as* ar af*  THE ELKHORN BREWERY  Portman & Portman,       Proprietors.  In draft or bottles at all leading  hotels.  WHOLESALE LIQUORS  THE GREENWOOD LIQUOR CO  R. Greiger, Manager.  Agents for Pabst and Calgary Beer  NOTICE.  Letters of Administration .of the  estate and effects of the late B. Harvey  Beach have been . issued to theonider-  signed.      .   :���  All persons indebted to said estate  are requested to make payment to the  undersigned, to whom all .; claims  against  the said estate arc to be pre-  ented. Andy Sater,-  .   Norden Hotel  Greenwood, B.C., June 25th, 1902     .'  K. H. C. mcnallVt Kossland, B..-G.  I   ���..':;��  I.  l^^:.;^'  ���<.;:<���"���'  ��L' *p  THE BOUNDARY CREEK  ....Greenwood, B. C; i.^ivifjyr/js^sWTM;Xa!KM^w��^  :.-.3^3W��a;*)��A*ttwi*ie*-,  <��a>raaMa*JI*^JK��C5SaEaa'a3��SiffiiSi��K��  ��������M��BBOMaSna��B��oa!iwaBO(^^  THE   BOUNDARY: GREEK   TIMES  MisssPauline Johnson and Mr. Mc-  Mye at the Auditorium.  Mits.F. Pauline Johnson  the   Mohawk p&eteaa and  Walter McRaye a  pOpul*t-/eutertainer appeared  in   the  Auditorium laat evening    under  the  auepicen of the: .Presbyterian, (ihurch..  The audience .was large -arid:- apprecia  tive.   Mf���� Johwaon i�� clavier and vlvar,  cious with a ���: rerfiatkable' ppwer:  for  mimicry;.     The -rendition of. her.own.  poems 'was   very   effective,   and   the  clever .wjiy in which interaperaed d!j|ji-  criptidiii'of thtThuraoroua-iHcid��nit��,:ini  her public career was|appreciate<f. -Miss  John.dp'^yreill^-JiL'di'tf^Koui'persoh  to be   abroad.     Nothing   apparently  tacajVef *KeSf l!Mohaiftc' 'ieye'inSiEr each  towh*s^e(:fin<*��i^<^al4f(>f;l*iite^ui-4  ing   tUsitfi&L';1 ftfei^ikltt" oW'liiod^ii'  ���ocietjftrrere true to life.   Mr.^McRaye  ia youtig," clever and rvers*iile. IHe is  a good.jelpcutioniat atii^haSjJFpleksing,  phi tforfi'v. presence.     The two make a  itrong-^eam that are  bound . to draw  large Houses wherever they go.  SKliLS, STENCILS,   HICE  MAJORS,  FJUjr.TinG      WHEELS,    . NUMBERING  MjfcCJJINES, BANji" DATING AND NUM-  B��HJHG STAMPS,  CHECK FUOfSJU*.,.   .  O.UBJ-T.   RUBBHK   ,' TTPB,   :: PRINTINe   .A A.  PMSBSE8, BTC.   ..."I1)'--.,.'���.��� &V  \.T;.-vf-.. -v'  FRAN||N STAMP WORKS, Vancouver.  soti^#wssoii(Af of WM0  NOTICE is hereby iriven that the partner-  ' nership hereto subsisting between us the  undersigned Jas. F. Cunningham and W. M.  Dudlow, carrying on business in the Orodenoro  Hotel has this day been dissolved by mutual  consent.  All debts owing to the said partnership are to  be paid to VV. M. Ludlow, -who still continues  the business and by Thorn all claims against  the partnership will be settled.  Dated at Orodenoro, B. C, this i9th day of  July, 1902. W. M. LUDLGW,  Witness : JAMES F. CUNNINGAAM.  S. H. SMITH.  IttJTuet^  "Caxadiak   Contingent   Exemption   act.  1902."  Crown Grant of the above claim  : Aud < further .tr^ey notice-tli^t  action, under  section 37, must 'be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 12th day of June, 1902.  First insertion'June 12,  Last insertion'Aag- ��2...  ��    ��i  i:  Notice of Dissolution.  Notice is-hereby given that'the partnership heretofore .subaiating between  u��, the undersigned,- Harvey A. Cameron and Dougal'E. Cameron, carrying on ��� ��� bUsmesi as1 -tjivery Stable  'keepers, i'-,at>*: Green wood',/- B.; C., ''tinder.-  the firm name of Cameron Bros., has  this day been dissolved by mutual  coijaent,    ...     ., .-,     ,-...-.  ���i*-. Allidebta owingVto theaaid partnership are to be paid to Harvey A. Cam-  erbti.bytwhom jail'clairewagieinibthe1  partnership will be settled.' -  "^.Dated.at Greenwood, B,C, thia 24th  day-of ;Juiy, 1902  '��iy'^*i';.V-��i.,r, : ��� 135A.RVBV, A;, Cameron;  ���y^Ifmeaa : -DougxlE; Cameron;-  Ca*S.:A, Dbmpshy.  \l KOTICEJ  '  ApplicatioaJForMnsferiiquoEittCiinceJ  Notice is hereby given .that thirty  days after date I will apply to'the  l-'Boar(lof'-I/icrensingv-Commi.ssioner8 of  Jthe^City of-Greenwood fori a^ iranier^  .'UqM'oici: License' held by ; m*��f or;-:tJtjft  Com mercial Hotel, Copper street; situ>;  ates^nc^Lot'S (in Block 5, Map 21, CJJ��  of Green wood,.taG. H Collins. V$f.:  ...   .:.;'��'ti^.^-.^TBR ANDERSONi  Dated ,at Greenwood, .B.C.,.tfc'ia'l:5W  day of July. A. D., 1602.1   .... -i.ri . ./*���*  SOCIETIES.  BOUNDARY   VALLEY   LODGE  No. 38.1.0.0. F.  Meets every Tuesday Evening at 8 00 in their  flodge room at the V.rond, -Jlall,.*   A cordial lnvi  tatlon Is extended to all sojourning brethern.  ;W. E&son, N'.G.     ,.   A.i.D. Hallett, Ree. Sec  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  "!'    :   "     :���':'    >"i!V".!'     'tV .  NOTICK.  INDEPENDENCE Mineral claini,situate in the  ( ,    K*Ule^lAer Mining Division, Yale District  Wheiwlocated :   In copper camp adjoining  the copper mine.  TAKE.N.Q'KICE thatl, Clive Prlngle.- Free  Miner's certificate No. B40314, intend  sixtv days from tho date hereof to apply to the  Mining .Kecorder ;lor a -certificatcof improvements for the purpose-,o.f .obtaining.C^own  of the above clalm-.-  A��d further take notice that action ander  VecHoii'r37-must, (ie commenced bpfore <the,is-  'suance of such certificateof improvements.  Dated this 16th day of May, A.D. 1902.  ���.'..<������ - ���.'.���>���?>���.?.'>.������)���:���-' ��������� ���CWYB PRINGLE.  First insertion May 23rd.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvement.  '     , ��Vt ���li"'t'.NOTtiditlif5 p-  No:9'amlfN6.il5uMlneraliJCtalma situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District.   Wherelocated Central camp.  TAKE-NOTICE that I, C. A. E. Shaw as  agent for the Vancouver and Boundary  Creek Developing and Mining company. Limited Liability, Free Miners Certificate No B 55-  454' intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to  jibply t^the Mining Recorder for a. Certificate  -cjf Emprorenfertts; for the.-ourpqse of-obtaining  t( C^wriftrantJpff-thle.abff^eclaims^v .'���'������"; '.: s-*, ,  Aiid further'take rietlce thaV'action^' under  8ectiont-37,-:must"be-commenced^before. the is^.  Suance of suehi.Gertlficateuof-Jraprovements. '-'"'  i ,Date4ttl}..is3t-a 4��y;pfJulyl(A.iD. 1902.  Tftnlt. Usu��s;JSly .<�� gV y  {-. , fc.i A. E. SHAW.  NOTICE OF PORFEITURE.  c-t  ;*'-    ;,MINERAL ACT..1895.,.,  ^-   Cit^ific^o^Mnptowmeirt^  NOTICE.  EXCEliSIOR ^Mttfetali'eialm j-siwated In'the'  Grand Forks Mining Division of Yale  District.   Where located :   Central camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, C. M. Shaw, agent  fef'WMjancouver^iid Bopt^MfjBwsek  Devetoplhg *fi,<l Miiitatr*, compan3'-,- XitfUted/  LiajftUity, E^ee nftirtecf^ Certificate ifSo.V  B5��5.4 intendjJi'sixtjrtj^dars; fromffij^jsie^ite  her^-pf. to app^y tp-tbfit^lhiing RffCordeUffor  a Certificate ofv Imprpvenieftts for the pu<opse.<  of pbM%^gMa' QfiPwn Gcajat ,94,Jh�����?&>ve)  claim.'-T.iu,.'"^'   At.    ������...,-���-.;U. ������A-r-'Vivrivte .!  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 3rd day of Jti!y,:i902.  First issne July 4.       : Vj.As E. SHAW.  To Walter' Deathman* aiiy person or jersoni  to whoiiti1 im niay haVeitr��irsfeh,e(llilS1ii-  terest-In the Diamond Joe, Doubtful, Deer  Trail "an*"May-day   mineral claims  all  .   situate In < Greenwood Camp In tbe Kettle  '���** SIverMhilnirDlvlsloiiKrt-YaJfiDistricts '-  "W"OU are  hereby- notified that I have  ex-  .�����! .i ���PeaAedu?fW>,!o .'n 9.rd.er.'�� ho:|<1 the sa*(I  "Wltieral claims-nnder -VHS-'-''ji'irovlilbfi's-'o'f"thfc'  Mineral Act, thac you should contribute $82.00  as your proportion of the said sum for your undivided one fifth interest in said claims, and  tha.Vjion.^fe $10.00 in arrear for vour share of  ftfio prorifitjs assessment and if within 90 days  rfrom the^Jrst insertion of this notice you fail or  ^${HseJtp$pntribute the sum of $92.00 which is  ^OTCs4w>!iiby you, together with all costs of  Advertising, your interest in tha said mineral  ^jlalnis \jul become the property of the subscriber trader section four of an Act entitled  the "Mineral Act Amendment Act," 1900.  Dated at Greenwood, B. C. the 9th day of June  1902. JOHN W. POWELL.  First insertion Iune 13.  Last insertion Sept. 13  ���ii Hwgaewr  ALL South African Volnntsers entitled to  avail themselves of the privileges of the  above Act are requested to communicate with  the undersigned without delay, as also the next  of kin of those deceased, or otthose sfkoj^ave  not vet returned to^Bfittsb .#��mq%S��SlW;0.r:*��?  other persons interestfil.. in ,|pinin^,i properties  held by such volunteerBifL...'vi''       ������>'.������ j,. ji;f  - The latest date for recwring applic^tlioiis.for  exemption under the abowj Act is ,tHe 2I'stAfV  of September, 1902. :���������;��� (wj .^  EDWD. $A WLEJfcPRIORj'ti  Minister of Mines,  Department of Mines,  Victoria, B. C, 4th August, 1902.  MINERAL AQ.  Certlfljyrte of Improvements.  "   ���iw'*~*^o*t^i'*v*S:   t&'\  HAYLANi), FRAfiiriONAL  Mineral-.- claim.  sltua^^^tt^Rl^fli^fcngilJWsion,  of Yn^DlstrictctiWhere locaj^d :r.;Bestver:  .Creejgfcamp.  .#(f./?- ,i^     . i;     >,-,,.',.-'  TAKE'lWMM^EHthatJItjei^^Sha^as agsitt  for JoKu A. Tugo, Free Miner's Certificate Ko. B55423 and Wilfred Cookson  --Free^Mlaer's_J>rtiflc��teI_Noi._B30276,i_, intend  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Kecorder for certificates of Improvements, for the pufpoa��ro>| ;#tHainin(j,.,crfwi  grant of the above clfijnii t;    fj '    "i  ;;. V  And further tafefejp'ojtice that action, under-  section 37, must bs floimencfld before,.the is-1  suance of suchceru8iSUfl��,<��f .ipsprovemeifta,   ,'  Datsd this 5th day of August, 1902.  V C. vE. SHAW, P. L. S.  First insertion August 15  M1HERAL ACT  Certificate of Iaprovements. -  NOIICB..  SPOKANE Mineral claim, situate in the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale District.  Where located :   In Providence camp.  TAKENOTICE that I, C. JF.. Shaw agent  for C. E Peterson, Free Miners Certificate  No. B66975 intend sixty days from the  dptt 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 37, mu��tk*e commenced ibefore the is-.  suauct of such Certificate*' Improvvmento.  Dkted this ljth-^ajc*' Aagust, 1902a-.   -..  4��y     C^E.SHAW, P. L. S.  First insertion Apgust 16..-     Mt.-v iv        ;.  Entlneers and Mine  [Superintendants will find  it to tbelr Interest to refer to us when in need of  anything In the Pumi  W0}yft maKfelPofifeS'ot;  every'dfescrJitten- fci*'all  servicer- >vV*"'".*~' *'  Pump Catalogues and  iSpeclflcatlons sent upon  Sreauest.   We manufact  ure alsp I��rttity;^��;tnnd   - -s  Gasoline En-jlne^-cheap��� *uFi  Bjwdv*safe. ISend for >n-i  jBookil..  RCuqUffe ft McMillan.  S Agents, at Rossland B.C.  'jyaritjouver EBtincerlni  iTorksi.: aientstiiat Van-  ouver, B. C.  KlnistS^rr  .is-a '   li.; ' ' PC S-?" ti- aS  MINERAL ACT,   .  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICB.  KAMBLS&<FftASCTION-iVlneral Claim :sit-i  uatefat the Kmi&t Riv^rj-Mlning Division ot:  YaUlaftivricv.-,. Whei^e taqated :  . Beayrtt  Cree((j|tlKB��C��v;'       sr��    ��� c�� ^Htiver;  nr*'tifa NOTIfflB thafc.fr <?. JR. Shaw agenti  1     SfipJ. J. Flsgica��. Free Miners Certift;  cate N��S��B iOXT&XM. StUo^^rOfiSgOt^V,  Certificate Ko. B 40S82, and W. H. Rambo, Free  Miner's    Certificate      No.      B554U,      intend  sixty    days    from   the  date hereof, to apply  tothe  Mining recorder fora certificateoffm.  provemsnts,  for  the  purposed of f,obt��iirU:g a  "crown Grant of the above clajm:- -,,,k...       . j >  And further take notice th��|, action,..under,  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of Improvements.  Dated this Sth day of August A. D. 1902.  C. JR. SHAW, P. L. S.  First insertion August 15.  Ill!lto&^7ttt~  Certifiable o'riWrovesieats.  ��!'^-fort&d?.v'Vfll i5  KOCK C��E��K Mlnsral. claim, situate Ir the  Kettle Hiver Mining Division of Yale  .Dbtsict. Wherei����Ud : On Rock Creek  at STdjiraU cr��)igng ��ear>junction with  S��9th��rk.       ->^f -i.. -iaIt!*'  <-pAKE"��OTICE.;:tfcat I, /. Ji��le^.��S|*��**  tand.  W the Mining ��v^^.��� . - ���-.-���r---,  ��� 1  yroveaents, for the pnrpoi*  of  obtaining  * 1  1 .MS -, Mff.  i-5       - - t:   I j ��rt -        ���i-j:     il*   f* |~  is sold 611 ife merits.  Manufactured by  E. A. SMALL & CO.  This label is your guarantee.  What is claimed by the makers  of Royal  jFit_  .up to date      correct  Finish���  Labor-  Cut-  .unexcelled  ������skilled  _su  Value.  iperipr  -unquestioned  ywn��\wtmmmmm  1 i w^.s��jL!i;��i,.:;^ujji jsaa.ms^..A.  |��f |^le iby P. SP. George $ e$.,  *   "   ' CREENKW0OD, B. C.  V6J   v-  MINERAL ACT;  To Leonard Simpson, J. R. Simpson, Charlti  O'CdUnor and'aoyothers cSnc'raed :  You are hereby notified that' I have expended1  In labor, and Improvemeats, on the "Jewfl"  mineral claim, situate in Triple. Lake campj in  tlie Kett,le River'Mlning Division ?f Yale Diat--  rict, the sum of One Hundred Dollirs, and $2.50  for recording the same, such belnip the amount  required'aud nccesBary to hold the said claim  for the'vear ending the nth day of Mav. 1902,  jndtr the provisions of the, .���(Mineral .Act", aiid  Amending acts; and if at the expiration of  ninety days from tbe date of ,,the first publication of-this notice <>n the 1 -Boundary .Creek  Times you Jail or reiURc to contribute your portion, of such expenditure, namely. J76.88, together With all costs of advertising, your interest in said mineral claim shall become iu-  vested;in me [your co-owner] upon filing in the  proper, office .iu; that..behalf^tte affidavit tpe-  qujred by Section 4 of the "Mirieral'Act'Amendment Act, 1900."  Datedthls Sth dav of June, 190?.  1 .'-  ��� W. fiLSON  Date first publication, June-6th. ���< '���;,-.,  Date last publication September Sth.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements;  A.-..   ..Iv.,1" ���   -uti' .!.!��"���'.IV   . i:i.:i'*.'>'.  NOWCB-  IRONSIDES FRACTION' Mineral' Claim,  situate in the Kettle Riyer.Miiiing Division  Of Y��le District.'' ���  Where located-:���  In Greenwood camp west  of Banner Mlrieral.claim.   .,,..,,       , .  ,...',  TAKE-NOTICB that I Sydney Mi Johnson'  ��� acting:.-as-.����8ftt:-;forJ'Alex-:W.- Ddilglas;'  Free Miner's Certificate. No,, ,B4,0491.1 Intend,  sixty days from the date lte'reofj>to a^jiply to the  Miningr.Recprder-for ^.Certificate, of,.Improve-,  .ments, for the purpose of bbtainiitjgwpcown  ,Gra.nt of the abov�� claim: ���     .,  ;v. -w .;.?, w;.-  ;.An'4: further take notice that acti��bj-under  'sectjon,31, must'.be'^commenced bejore the 1s-  suaap^p^suchjCer.tificaJfvo,!; Improvements. .  "Datea this 21stdayo'f-Mayi A. D.,i902." '  sf-.--. - :r ' SYDNEY M. J.OJINSON.  First insertion May 23rd. ���'��� -  -.-:.v ��� - ��� ���  .  ������-''��� '^    --. ,  MINERAL -ACTiSj -:  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICB.,  "L"  Fraction  Mineral'Claim'situate  in the  Kettle Rl'ver'Mlntng^Dlvision of Yale Dis  trict.   Where located :   Boomerang camp.:  TAKE NOTICE''that-Ii' Johtf -P.-McL'eod.  P Free Miner's Ccrtll)cate ,flo..i)340687 as:  agenti for Philip .S. StanhoKei'Fr-ee Miner's.  Certificate No;B40S18 and, -Roger,- ,OJHara'..Free  MlnertsCertificateNo;'ip304<)yiltenarfi)ctrrdays  from the date he'feof^to'.lappty -idJBU^Iiiiing  Recorder for,,a Certi.ficate,flf Improvigpents,for  the purpose of obtaining jt.Grown Grant of the  above'claim,. ,,,,,., ;v..,,. ^'Uli.r-.,. ,., ������-���   ,-. -   .  And- further take notice that' actiohr under  section 37, mu��t!;be,..coB��$iencedibefore: thp issuance of such Cartificate 'of Iniprovements,'  Dated4hi*30th4ay,.of-A.pril, A..P^1903. s  i"::'- ���':���.:������$������ ���:..:!. Jr.P;.McLEQp.  NOTICE TO DFLINQUENT CO-OWNER  To Cbarles N. Collins, or to any person or per-  . sons to frhfcra he may have transferred his  Interest' In ��� the Amaniy^ mineral claim, situate In the Kettle Rlver-Mkbing-Dhflsjoa;of  Yftle i District. In tlte: PifoVlnte; oflBrft|sh  Columbia, land to a\V others co-owners'- tn  said mineral claim. ;i  You are heteby notified that I have expended  the sum of One hundred  ($100) dollars In each "  of.  tli.��';.'.vears���18()9, 1900 and 1901 iii;wp<-k, labor .  and- improvements '��pon the- above mentioned  mineral claim in order to hold the. same under  the provisions of the "Minpral Act," R..S. B.C.,  -Cap. .135,'. and "ameii'diiig. Acts, aud   If; Within:  ninety (90) days from the date of this notice you  fail or refuse to.contribute your portion of such  expenditure, together with all costs of advertising, your Interest in the said mineral claim  will become vested in and the property of the  undiSrsipn'edunder'Section^^f the Mineral Act  Amendment Act, 1900. t  , .  Dated at Rossland,  B. C, this Z9th dav of  June; 1902." "'..-' :.. '���"��� -  .-...,/..<.,.....,.  ..,,      :        , JAS. HUNTER.'  Date last publication Sept,,2<hV-, > j  MINERAL ACT.  To John-.F.' Johnson and any others  concerned.  ��� "Yopfrte 'hereby notified that I have sXpended  in lstbpt antt'iratorovementsontheUnqieSam  mineral-claim in Skylark camp, in the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale District, British  Columbia, the,suiji of One Hundred.Dollars.and  $2.50 .for recording- the' same, sucli .KeiHg..the  amount required and necessary to hold the aaid  :cla)m for the year ending "the 1st day of June,  1902. under th>;p.roy,l>J3ns;of,the,'('Mineral,Aj^!?,  and'Amend ing acts, and if at the e'kpiratfbri-o'f-  ninety'daysfrom the datejof .'theii^r^tjpublication of. this .notice  in the   Boundary Creek  ,T.i��nes;yo'u fail'or refuse to contHbute.y��Wpbrr  tiou bf-.*sup5t,.expcii4.1t(ire, namely  $34.16,  together with all costs of 'advertisln'g;:iyour:i��-  terest in said, mineral clalrp shall become Invested |ln me [your'cb-o'wtaerT4ipoii''ftllii|f^la tlie'  proper office in Jthat  behalf the affidavit re-*'  quired! by Section 4 of the '-Mineral Act Amendment Act, 1900."     '../  ,    ;-,   . j   'i.'-iVl   ', ���< ���/,  Dated this 20th day of June, 1902."        "  ..I ���;!.-'���;I'.iJi/ir  -EMANUEL,PASTRONE.  Last publication Sept.-,20. '  Mf.- ���-~- ��� ���������������  Ck��i^flMte::^fimprove^tiik-'''     |  .    ' ,   N.OTICB.-,. . ', I  CORNWALL -Mineral Claim, situate in the..  .... Kettle River Mining Division bfOsoyOos  f.   Districts t-,. Where,  locat^dk!:..-- Aboitt f.twp  ' ': Vmiles No'rth-east of'Camp:McKlhney'Jan'  MpCarren Creek  sixty davs from date,,hereof,; to,, apply ato-:the  Mining feecorder..for .Certificate: pf 'Impfove-  mentsj  for the^purpose of''obtaining a Crown  Grant of the aboveclaim., .'..--���'.,, - ........  And further take notice that actions,' under  Bectlon 37, ..must be commenced .before the is-  suancp of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 3rd day of July. A. D. 1902"  Sept. 18. SIDNEY M. JOHNSON.  MINERAL ACT-  Certificate of Improvements-  I ���������'" '-"'      '"-' ���-^������������������-^���  NOTICB.  TACOMA Mineral claim situate'ln the Kettle  River Mining.Division <��f,Qsoyoos,Disfrict.  Wliere located :   Near Bbnndary Falls and  adjoining the Don't Know mineral claim.  >-pAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. Johnson  ���J-:,   iacting as agent for Sam J. Jensen, Free  Miner's Certificate  No.  B  41799   and. Annie  Christenson.   Free    Miner's   Certificate   No.  Bi,.' 54915,      intend     sisty    days    from     the  date hereof, to  apply to  the Mining Recorder  tor a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a crown grant of the above  clainu__.^_ ^ ^    _-ii,^-_- ---��� ^_--_- .... ^-_,^  And further take notice tliat action, under  section .37, must be commenced before the Js-  suauceof such certificate of improvements'.  Dated this 6th day of.July, A. P...1902.  Sept. 18. SYDNEY M, JOHNSON  MINERAL ACT-  Certificate' of 'improvements.  ALldE,NELLtE and Ma>r Mineral Claims.'  situated in the Kettle River Mining' Division  of Yale District.  Where lbcated : Ne��J to Dry Creek and  Spencer's ranch, about three miles from tlje  toW�� "af Anaconda.    ���  ���  ' ���-'  TAKE NOTICE that we, John N. Greden.  ^Nicholas Tholl, Don?ld;r>f..McIiar*��n-and  William G. McMynn, Free Miners Certificate's  Nos. B40626, B40627, B41523, C406O1 respectively,  iutend sixty days from the dateliereof, to apply-  to the Mining Recorder Ipr- p^rt|ficates, of. Ilfii-  proventcnts, for the'purpose, of 'obtaining  Crown .Grants of the above claims.    -.  .-,  ,  An�� further take notice, that action, under  scct!onv-37, must be commenced before the is-  suance-of such Certificates ofImprovehients  Dafedthls 16th day of April, \,D.,W^  JohnN. Greden, Nicholas Tholl, boaatdfo.Mc-  Larbn, Wm. G. McMynn, ��� ...   .-���       ���  Certificate of Improvement-  NOTICE.  BALTIMORE Mineral Claim   situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District.   Wherelocated:   In Copper Camp.  npAKE   NOTICE   that  I, J. P. Myers-Gray  J.   1 jis agent for John A Moody, Free ^diners  Certificate No. B41498,intend; sixty days front  the date hereof,-to  apply Ito the Mining Recorder, for a Certificate,of >IiUprovements   for  the  purpose   of obtaining  a Crown  Grant of  (he above claim.  And  further take notice that action  under  Section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated the 28th day^ of April, 1902,  J. P. MYERS-GRAY.  MINERAL, ACT,  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICB.  TAM O'SHANTER Mineral Claim, Jsituate in  the Kettle River Mining-Divfciion of Osovoos  District. Where located': " In Deadwood  Camp adjoining the Herbert Spencer.  TAKE NOTICF that I. Svdney M. Johnson  ���' actii- ��� as agent for H. E. MacdoneH; Free  Miner's Cei ficate N0.BSO801. A.M. Mcintosh,  Fre* Miner Certificate No. B50349, John A.  Kirkpatrick.Free Miner's Certificate No, B38774  Alerander Stewart Free Miner's Certificate  No.i S2313, Cecil R. Forde, Free Miner's Certifi-'  cate No. B50149 and George Kydd, Free Miner's  Certificate No.' B50l5��>, intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply lo. the Mining Recorder  fora Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose A obtaining a Crown Grant of the above  claim.  And further take notice that action, uuder  ection 37, must be commenced before the 4s-  suance of such.Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 3rd day of July, A. D., 1902.  First Issue JulyA       SIDNEY     JOHNSqN  ���=, MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements  \ NOTICE.-v.: t  CLYDESDALE    and     MOUNTAIN    LION  ! 1- -i.Mljneral claims' situate in-' -the Kettle tRlvfcrv  .^Milling Division of,Yale DUtrlcfe..^. ^,...  ���..���;-.; Where located :   In Deadwood camp.  ^ *'AKE NO'TIOE that Uf. JohftVRobectBrowu,,.- ���  ���^rtfe-Miner's Certificate No. B40688,''"as aglsSt'���'  idr'Davld- -A.-���Goodi-Fre&.^Miner.'a. Cectiflcate  |Io'.^1B40451,   intend    sixty   days    from" Yfii-"  date herebf.; to.V appl^- V to j the" mining-recorder..  for a certificates of lmprovements,fpr'th�� pur-';  pose O; obtaining   crown grants' '-it', the above  -claim'.-'.- ������    -.--���: .-a,-., -A;..   ,.,,.,...,i-1.,_.,(  ._.,;   ..,__.  ,..And,further take notice-that action, under"  section 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such certificate of Improvements* -���  ^Dated this 2nd dajnof'Ap'rii;n902.i   .>,-���/.  -I-                                   I.R.BROWX.   * '__ '"iVjkvjs'ln -c ...  MINBEAIi   :AGT/;;  Certificate, of Imcro-rement.  NOTICE.'"".  DEER HORN mi nerit 'claim,'.- situate Un th ..  J- ������ ���KettU River Miuing Division of Yalo Dis  tript   -Whiir��leeateoi; '..Dsad^ood.fftmji, r  Take Nokpice^tfca*!'^ J. P. Myers-Gray, Frsa  Minet's Ceftlficat��?B&l-B54SB7^agenfc fpr.��oa��.,.  C. Davey-, Free Miser's Certificate No. B5444j,  intend, sixty days froM; the. ~dste-?her*M)f to  apply>to the Mining Recorderfor a"Cortlflcst*  01 Improvements for-tho purpose.of obtnlning  a CrownGrant of the above claim -..  And'further take, notlcerthat faction, tinder  Section 37,. must, be, commenced .before the  issuance of such CertWi'ate of Improvement:''<���������  Dated thls:20th day of. Juue,A.;D.,i?P2-.   '....���> J. P. MYERfrURAY.'  MINERAL AtK  CERTIFICATE ^ifi^i^VEWEIfTS.  ' :'      '-: '���"���  '��� ":'..-NOTiGfelgl?-���     ,*,-,....;..  HOMESTAKE Min��atctafiS situated In the  -.-  Kettle  River'' Miiiiij&;' Division   of   Yale  ' ���   District;  ��� ..*,>.*���?= ,~*?t,..,. ;   Where located :..' Tn Dayton .camp, adjoin- '  ing the War Eagle claim, L. 1879.  TAKE NOTICE that' I, Sydney SM.' Johnson,  Free Winer's Cert'.flcateNo. BE120. for self and  as agent for Ainsley"Mejgraw;" Free  Miner's-  Certificate No.   B30349 ,and.  S.   G.,   Dstchon  Free Jllner's Certiflcate'-Nb.  B37825,' i-liitand  sixty' daypsfromTthe-Tdaterihereof^tp^appiy"  tothe Mining.R.ecp>der-for" Certlficaiea o'f'Im-'  provements. for the purpose of obtaining Crowa  granti of the above claim.   And further take notice that action, uuder  section 37, must be commenced before: the issuance of such Certificate of Improvemeute.  Dated this 22nd day of March 1902:'     '   "���  MINERAL ACT.  ,  Certificate of improvements.  -.-;;?  ���.-!-> NOTICE::������':��<.'-��� ���: il  BUKNS and   BURNS  FRACTION   Mineral  Claims situate in the Kettle River Mining  Division of Yale District. . Where located :  In Deadwood Camp.  THAKE"��� NOTICE:: that I. Isaac 11 Hallett  X--'   as agent for Fraacjs J. Flnncanc, ,Frea'  Miner's     Certificate      No.      B40367, ' Intend  .sixty    days, -from the date  hereof, toapplt  to the Mlriing Recorder for Certificates' oflm'.  &royements,. for the, purpose, of,, obtaining,,  rqnr n Grants of the above claims.1' ���-    -J.   ���'.  AniJ, further, take notice that action   undei  section 37, must be commenced before the- i��-  suanije of such Certificates of .Improvements.  ;   Dated this 25th day oif Jtilv,*Ai-D,', W02.' '..  1. "H. HALLETT.  MINERAL ACT, 1900.  Certificate of Improvemeiits.  1   '   ' NOTICE^ ���   i'   :���  MYRTLE Mineral Claim, situate in the Kettle  ���River Mining Division of YaleDistrict:     '  Where located :   In Dayton icamp, adjoining (he Homestake miueral claim.  TAKE 'NOTICE that I.Sydney J��L Johusou,  Free [Miner's Certificate No! B. 8120 for self arid '  as agent for Ainsley Megraw^ -Free  Miner's  Certificate  No. B30349, arid'Hugh" Me'grawFree  Miner's CertificatcHo B30341, intend sixty daysi  from the date hereof,   "to apply'tothe Mininir  Recorder for a Certificateof Improvements, fur  the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the  above claim.  And further take notice that' action, under  sectiou 37, must be commenced before the \.-  suance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 22nd day of March, 1902.  Mineral Act 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMEHTS.  '    ":.    NOTICE/" ���"���'"���' "  DON'T KNOW Mineral Claim, situated in th��  Kettle  River  Mining    Division    of.   Yale  District.  Where Located :      Smith's-   camp,    nsat  Boundary Falls.  TAKE NOTICE that we, Geo. R. N2d'en  Free Miner's Certificate No. 41655B, and  Sydney M. Johnson; Free Miner's ' Cer  tificate ������'- No..... J120B. --intend ; sixty  daiys from the date hereof to apply to the  mining recorder for a certificate of improve  ment for the' purpose of obtaining a crown  grant for above claim.  And further take notice that action undei  cection 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements-  Dated this 15th day of February, A. D.r 1902,  fi  i  !  1   I  V  j  ��i> 0  di  THEJ   BOUNDARY   CREEK TIMES.  xm  0000��<>0<>00<>C>000<>0<>0000<>0<>0<KX><><��^  THE EDITOR'S  EASY CHAIR.  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO*   , The people of Rossland took a rather  unfair advantage of Col. Prior during  l]ia visit there. The hospitality of the  men in the golden city ia unbounded.  Whenever a .famous man cornea to  their city tttfcjri jrine him and dine him.  tjlany a good man has goat down before Rossland coast beef and wine and  political reputationo hare been lost at  the baaquettihg table. Col. Prior  having- beard of the Rossland banquets  at the outset expressed his pleasure  that it was hia good fortune to be  there. ��� So the mining men got the  minister of mines' there and they told  him the truth. Now someone has said  that he who makes truth disagreeable  commits high treason against virtue.  Col. Prior is a member of a government that needs several things very  badlT. ' It needs a' majority in the  legislature, it needs the confidence of  the public and it needs money to carry  on the affairs of the country. Previous governments have been piling up  deficits and no amount of ingenuity in  inflicting taxes will make both ends  meets. Taxation is a peculiarly unpleasant thing! anyway. No.matter  How fair or equitable people are bound  tp complain. ., Expediency is generally  the watchword with modern statesmen.  The government says "we need money  to run thia this blooming old province.  We'll get it honestly if we can, but  we'll g*t it anyway. The easiest way  to get it is the best way and what can  be easier than a big mining company !  Speak to a member of the government,  tell him-all about, the iniquity of the  two per, cent, tax and he will agree  with every word you say, but he always has an excuse to offer. "We  need the money and where else c*n we  get it ���'?���-:-���'-'..   The Rossland fellows considered that  as Col. Prior was new at the business  of administering the office of minister  of mines he would be more easily impressed. After loading him up with  good things to eat and better things to  drink they poured their, tale of woe into his ears. It was a reritable symposium of logical arguments against  the iniquitous inequitableness of the  two per cent tax. First came Edmund  B. Kirby the heavy weight; ~cif the War  Eagle and Centre Star. He traversed  history and ��� literature back to The-  mistocles to find'epigram metaphor,  invective and several other strong  things with which to excoriate the two  per cent tax. The two per cent tax is  a stone wall to prosperity, he said.  Will the government of British Columbia take down this barrier and enable us to revive mining in Rossland ?  But the gallant colonel thonght of that  big overdraft in the bank and said  nothing.  William Thompson manager of the  Rossland Great Western allied mining  properties called up the spirit of Sir  John A. McDonald and intimated to  Col. Prior that as a good tory he ought  to be ashamed of himself. Sir John's  good tillicums Charlie Mcintosh and  Mayne Daly were both against the  two per cent tax and why shouldn't  Col. Prior another of Sir John A. McDonald's friends and trusted lieutenants be against it ? He talked directly  to the Colonel and said that with such  a tax there could be no Treadwcll'a in  B. C. It was difficult to withstand the  spirit of the dead with the eloquence  of the living but that overdraft makes  cowards of even gallant colonels. But  the unkindest cut of all was Chas. V.  Jenkins, the financial representative  of the War Eagle company. Mr.  Jenkins as an accountant has become  famous. He can make a,meal on figures and enjoy it. He turned loose on  the minister of mines, took his own  report and the statistics it contained  and a whole lot of other figures and  turned them upside down and inside  out, with the result that he demonstrated beyond a shadow of a doubt that  taxation eats one-fifith of the total  mine product. Mining . history has  demonstrated the wisdom of exempting mities from taxation',, until the industry is firmly fixed. ' The mineral  tax might well be sacrificed for the  benefits which follow a policy of fostering the business of mining.  Col. Prior heard all ������ this and much  more and said nothing. The truth is  that the mining industry is an indulgent milch cow that feeds the hungry at  the coast. So long as the people of  the  interior  take   little    interest   in  politics and content themselves with  growling at existing conditions so  long will the cow be stripped. The  remedy is in their hands. All they  have to do is to send men down to  Victoria and they would soon discover  another way of covering that overdraft.  Dr. A. O. McRae has returned from  Calgary where he occupied the Presbyterian pulpit for three Sundays.  COMPANIES ACT. 1897.  IHE MORRISON MINES,  (Non-personal Liability.  Ltd.  Take notice that the shares iu The Morrison  Mines, Limited, (Non-Personal Liability] hereinafter described, have been declared in default  and will be sold at public auction to the hlg-hest  bidder for cash, at the office of the said Company, Rendell building, Copper Street, Greenwood, B. C, on Monday, the 8th day of September, A. D.,190J, at the hour of four o'clock in  the afternoon, to sxtUfy as3essments which  have been made thereon and are In default for  a period exceeding sixty days after notice and'  demand of payment of such assessments.  Certificate  No.  39  40  63  65  70  95  100  101  ISO  173  182  191  206  252  256  262  295  297  : 36i  J62  363  364  365  366  367  368  369  370  371  372  373.  396  404  405  406  4��  4?)  430  431  448  480  481  -482  485  "498^  534  693  706  720  742  744  748  776  795  801  803  812  813  1076  1077  1078  1095  1130  lW  1227  1264  1367  1408  1502  1535  1539  1548  1551  1555  1556  1585  1647  1668  1669  1708  17C9  1711  1712  1741  1745  1748  1751  1763  1777  1778  1812  1822  1830  1833  1834  1835  1838  1854  1856  1857 '  1858  1859  1860  1861  1864  1866  1886  1887  1916  1923  1933  1949  ISM)  1954  1977  1978  1981  1990  1992  1993  1984  No. of  Shares.  1 833  2 000  2 000  1 000  500  1 000  SOO  500  "2 500  1 000  10 000  1 050  1 000  1 000  soo  500  1 000  2 000  2 500  2500  2500  I 000  1 000  1 000  1 000  1 000  500  SOO  SOO  soo  soo  SCO  2000  2 000  21 500  500  SOO  SOO  '500  6f-7  1500  2 000  700  5000  -1-250-  2000  1 000  5000  2500  40 OOO  1000  looo  looo  2ooo  5oo  loooo  3 000  1256  loooo  loooo  loooo  2 000  3 000  5oo  25oo  2500  looo  5oo  looo  15oo  Soo  looo  looo  looo  looo  500  looo  Soo  500  looo  looo  looo  5 000  Soo  3 000  looo  looo  Soo  25oo  25oo  5ooo  5oo  looo  1 000  25oo  looo  5 000  1 o>>o  5ooo  5 000  5ooo  5 000  1585  2585  5 000  4ooo  looo  looo  looo  2ooo  3ooo  322  looo  2000  ��00  loo  looo  5oo  2ooo  5oOo  3 000  Amt. of   Asses.  Due and Unpaid  $ 3 67  4 00  4 00  2oo  1 00  4 00  1 00  1 00  5 00  4 00  4o 00'  4 00  2oo  2oo  1 00  loo  2 00  4 00  lo 00  lo 00  looo  4 bo  4 00  4 00  4oo  4 00  2 00  2 00  2 00  2oo  2oo  loo  4 00  4 00  43 00  1 00  1 00  1 00  1 00  1 32  6 00  800  80  60 OO  ~^2 5o~  800  2oo  2ooo  5 00  16o 00  4oo  4oo  ���2oo  + 00  2oo  2o 00  36 00  15 o7  2ooo  2ooo  2ooo  800  12oo  2oo  5 do  5oo  2 00  loo  12 00  3 00  2oo  4 00  2 00  2 00  2oo  2 00  12oo  loo  1 00  200  2oo  2oo  lo 00  1 00  6 00  2oo  12 00  1 00  500  5oo  looo  2oo  2oo  2oo  Soo  4oo  10 00  2oo  60 00  60 00  60 00  6000  19 o2  5 17  IO OO  800  2 00  2oo  2oo  4oo  600  66  2oo  4oo  1 00  20  2 00  loo  4oo  looo  600  StStSiJ)l&JtJtStSti*StSlAStStStSt  n   <*  <*  <*  A. BAMAM  PACIFIC BLOCK,       Copper St.  SELLS  FRESH FRUITS,  CONFECTIONERY,  CIGARS  and T0CACC0S.  Agent for the delicious  Hazelwood lee Cream   Cosy Parlors.  Don't_forget the place in  the  Pacific-  block next to Windsor Hotel.  JC |P JP JP If |P tP��P Jf ��P *P 9P JP JP JP If If  FURNITURE  CARPETS  LINOLEUMS  CROCKERY  GLASSWARE  CUTLERY  SILVERWARE  BAR GOODS  The largest   hotels and finest  residences ih B.C. were furnished by us throughout  WEILERBR0S.  VICTORIA. B.C.  CANADIAN  bAMuMni  RAILWAY^  ANEW FEATURE  Parlor -Cafe  Cars  COLUMBIA 0- KOOTENAY  between  NELSON  and MIDWAY.  MEALS  A LA CARTE  or  TABLE} D'HOTE  Liquors and Cigars at  Standard Prices.  Complete Equipment  Unequalled in the West.  4-  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  <F*\  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  Cr*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  !F*  CF*  �����  Capital, all paid up, $12,000,000.  Rest.  ..$8,000,000.  President.   Loud Stkatiicoka axd Mount Kovau  Vice-President:   Hon. (Jkokge A. Dkummoxd.  General Manager :    E. S   Clousto.n.  j   Al) The Principal    I  I Cities    in    Canada, f  New York, imiwu  Grant Commercial .111  ���Branches in London, Eng.  Buy and sell Sterling- Exchange and Cable Transfers  Travellers' Credits, available In anv part'of the world. ���  F. J. FINUCANE, Manager.  Greenwood Branch,  '������**��>  ]mmmmmmmmmmmmmMms^  THE BEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY  THE ELK  PORTMAN  & PORTMAN  Proprietors  The Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hops, Try  It! It is kept on draught or in Bottles by all the leading Hotel  Look to Your Eyes  Dated A��ruit 6th, 1*0.  A. T. OX.I7ER, .-  SeCMtlry.  For time  tables, rates and full particulars apply to local agents.  E REDPATH, Agent.  Green wood,B. C  J. S. CARTER. E. J. COYLE.  DP.A-, Nelson.     G.P.A. Vancouver  Consult an Optician.  When your eyes dim and when you cannot con-  tinne for any length of time to reg-ard small  objects as in reading.  When you involuntarily frown or parily close  the eyes when looking at an object.  When things "swim" or become dim after being looked at for some time.  When the eyes ache, smart or water; when  your eyelids (jet inflamed often, or when  you havepain in the eye ball, orbit, temples  or forehead.  When you have any nervous deranpement that  you cannot otherwise account for.  Don't let the matter of expense keep you from  visitinX us. Si-g-ht is as precious to yon as  life itself, and we teit the eyes free of  charge.  MILLER BROS.,  0PTIC1AMS ASD JEWELERS,  ONE OF MONROE'S  Are you using-  Tea.  "Blue  Ribbon "Cev-  : -��'  �����  ��.  ��  ��  ��  a  a  a  ���a  o  a  a  tt  tt  ��  c-  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  THE BEST LINES iNT  CIGARS,  TOBACCOS  and CIGARETTES  Newspapers,      Periodicals  Stationery.  A Full Line Choice Candy  H. B- MUNROE  Copper Street.  Greenwood. ������**-��*..���** jv-viu ntrjw. tiz^rir&ttZXlP&SZX^  ^ST^KrrWf^WMwron i*>ie*nmci ���  ��*��OTI��HiMHtol*WWSxna*'NMi����ai**e3��ii��i��*:  rainalMagigm-g^  THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK   -TIMES  ^-tuMautxTU ���nwuini' fonuitu^-.'nmnnwtaK*  Crave  Is the tirst-cl;iss smoking- mixture in England   to-day,  As it has rapidly left behind all   others   in   England so it will do likewise iu Canada,  For a Tobacco that will   give   j'ou   more   satisfaction  aud real enjoyment than anything you ever  smoked before, use  ... CRA VEN MIXTURE...  We recommend it, tr3r it���it has no equal.  SMITH A  Books,  Papers,   Photo Supplies, Etc.  -m  ������>..  SO*.  ������������  ��� o��.  ������������  ������������  ��� e��.  ������������  ���a..  9.9.  9...  The 'Baths cure all Rheumatic  and 'Blood 'Poison diseases.    The  waters are unrivalled in the treatment  of Li1>er and Kidney Troubles.  Finest Fishing on Arrow Lake.  Free 'Boats.  ������������  ��� ��*���  SPECIAL 30 DAY RATES OK C. P. R. AND STEAMERS.  Terms $1.50 and $2.50 per Day.    Baths 25 e.  ML  ���spa  ���P09  ��� ���c6  ����������  *��������$)  ��� **>*  ������OO  ������so  �������������  ���tad  ��� �����$  ������Oft  ���too  ^-  ��� ���*��  ��� ���*��  n.  up*'a I  V* a \ ri 1  ��Y  ropnetor  ���**c  t*3(?  ���COU  -���oft  ��� >aC  ������oa  Interviewed on Mining Matters at the Coast.  ran -mmm  the crew were all well trained and  working- in perfect harmony and effici '  eiicy,'bnt it was impossible for the  company to keep them on iu idleness,  and in consequence a new staff will  have to be engaged and broken in before the smelter can again work with  perfect smoothness.  When the strike was declared, Mr.  Johnson wisely decided not to depend  upon the promises of the coal com pan y  to supply a limited quantity of coke,  prefering- to close down at once to  dragging- on from clay to do with unsatisfactoryresults. ������It---rcq-uircs-100-toas  Protests 'Against Industry Being at  Mercy of one Company.  Paul Johnson, M. E., superintendent  of the Greenwood smelter who is visiting the coast was interviewed by the.  Victoria Colonist. To the newspaper  man Mr. Johnson expressed regret  that, owing to the strike at Fernie, he  had been obliged to suspend operations  at the smelter on June 2, since which  time the furnaces have been cold and  the large stall of skilled work men has  scattered lo seek employment elsewhere. Thai was one of t.:e most unfortunate features of the chj.sc-down.as  of coke per clay to" supply the smeller,  and Mr. Johnson felt it would be impossible for the coal company to furnish that quantity if the strike lasted  for any length of time. Subsequent  vents have proved the wisdom of his  decision, as on" :;f'c~ another of the  other smelters were obliged to close  after struggling along intermittently  with a short sapply of coke.  The Greenwood smelter, which has  a capacity of 300 tons daily, will resume work as soon as a supply of coke  is assured, and lliat is expected���uow  that the strike i.s at an end���by the  1st of Saptember. Meanwhile tho. company lias not been idle, development of  the Mother Lode has progressed steadily and three or four glory holes have  been opened, which will greatly facilitate the getting out of the ore, so that  whek   work   is   resumed, tin-.12,000-tou  ore bins uf the smelter   will   always he  wall filled.  Besides smelting the company's ores,  Uie Greenwood smelter treats the ores  from many ue ;.-.'-'.;���/ mines, among  which are those of the British Columbia mine, Summit camp, the Snow-  shoe mine, Phoenix c-uup, the Winnipeg, Golden Crown, Kiug Solomon  anil others.  With the coal company again working its mines to their full capacity,  there should be no shortage of coke  and the mines should resume full shipments. There is therefore no very  great reason for the depressing reports  which have been sent out from the  mining camps, as the dull times, consequent upoi: l':e coal strike, was but a  temporary, if unfortunate, check to the  mining industry, from which it will  quickely recover. .  The mines of the Boundary district  are all right, for although the ores are  low grade, they are illimitable in quantity, and need only reasonable rates  for coke, transportation and treatment  to make them permanently profitable.,  What the country requires, said Mr.  Johnson (and Capt. Gifford heartily  concurred with him) is competition in  cpal mining. It is deplorablti that the  whole mini tig industry should be at  the mercy of one coal monopoly, which  at any moment, through some trifling  dispute with its employees, may paralyze the'business of'the country. If  two or.more coal companies were operating, a strike on one Would not be.  likely to tie up the others, and the  smelters would be enabled to continue  working.-Another reason why coni-  piilitisn should be encouraged is the.  fact- that while the Crow's Nest Coa,-  company, lives to the letter of the law  in supplying coat at S2 a, ton, the  quality of coal supplied at that figure  is generally so inferior, that people  prefer to pay a higher price for a better grade. Then the company is not  limited by its contract with the government . as to the price of coke, and consequently can charge what it likes.  Again, the higher, price which it can  .obtain jor coke in the United States  often tempts the company to ship the  bulk of its output across the line to the  detriment of the Canadian smelters;-It  lias been estimated by a competent  Authority that the Crow's Nest company has in its deposits $144,000,000,-  000 worth of coal at $2 per ton, so that  even at that price, it must eventually  make millionaires of every one of its  directors. A corporation with such a  g-lgantic monoply should br brought  under, control of the government, so  that the interests of the. province would  be safe-guarded.  A proposition is. now on foot to develop the coal measures at Blairmore,  and smelter and mine owners are hoping that it wi 11 take definite shape.  There is. also a report that J. J. Hill  has some intention of going into the  coal mining business,- which,.might  still further relieve the situation. : The  C. P. R. has acted very fairly in; the  way of transportation rates on ore,  'c^nrfid'Tcolc^'aiM^s^bih^every thing"  possible to assist in the development  of the country.  is  il ����'# *��(*  H *S # # # * * tl' * v v K*'!' * !|f f'J- * ���� # <S # * * * * S'  ! IH. A, KING & CO. I  must  reduce their  large  stock   of  OFFICE SUNDRIES.  *  *  *  ��  *  *  and supplies can be procured  at right prices at  3* E. goles,  They  offer Brrgains  ���in���  non Files,  MaiiK Books,  Inks of all Kinds,  Typewriter Paper.  \Y riling Materals.  Books,   Stationery,   Office  Supplies, etc.  Kodaks and Materals, etc. etc.  Phone No. 33.  H. A. KING ik CO.  ���-'   NOTICE./^-;,   V;.:  TENDERS FOR CCRDWOOD*  Tenders will be received 'by the  the undersigned for delivery of 20  i.ords at his block on Copper street,  Greenwood.  J. W. MELLOR.  Greenwood, August 6th, 1902.  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