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 12/  T  Vol. 10  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY, APRIL 18,  L902.  No. e��r. 3%.  Mr.  Dewdney's Report  Very Encouraging.  Not  Brief Summary of His Report to The  Government-  The report of Mr. Edgar Dewdney  on the Coast Kootenay line of railway  over to the Ho pe mountain is not such  as to encourage hope that the road will  be speedily built. We subjoin pediment portions of Mr. Dewdney's report. '',  Victoria', B.C. Dec. 23,'UKM...  Hon. TV. C. Waws. '.'  Chief-"Commissioner of Liaiidsaitd  Works, Victoria. '   *  Six: Having" received instructions  on the 23rd July last frqm you to , take  charg-e of the exploratory work in the  Hope Mountains, which ' the" Goirern-  raent proposed to make' in. order to  obtain reliable information as to"the"  practicability'-br otherwise of a route  for a railway through the Cascade  range at that poiut,- I now beg-to report that "two parties /were organised  by me to carry out this work, one  . under the charge of Mr. H. Carry, C.  E., who had- a t general; supervision of  the whole of the work,' and the other  under'Mr. F. Moberly, C.E., both competent and reliable^raen. They left  for Hope on August 1st, and on the3rd  got into camp, . ���    v  No. 1.���The line coloured black from  Hope  commences at a point on the C.  P,   R. line surveyed this spring from  Abbottsford to Hope, and tans up the  Coquhalla1 27 miles,  where, it crosses  i   ' the river,'down the Coquhalla arid up  Unknown' Creek over Railroad Pass,  '    and down' Railroad  Creek   and the  $    Tulameen   to a poiii t  on the   located  ��    line of the C.P.R.  at  Allison, where  ���?    that  line-turns northerly   up' Graved���yard Creek.--The mileage of Ko. 1 line  "'    is 79.28 miles; the survey of this section, connecting as it does both east  and -westwith the CP.R., gives a continuous chainedline.frdni* Coast to the  eastern boundary of our Province, aud  , is the only one. ''."-  No.'"2.~I��in'e coloured blue, from  Hope via the Nicolum,vSumallow;;an<L  Skaist, throtig-h Cedar7 Flat Valley to.  the summit pi-AUiso.h Pass,.'and,.'thence  down the south.branch'of the.Similkameen by the mouth of Roche River to  Princeton, with an*..alternative cut-off  through Wol'f Creek Valley.  The estimated distance of thtsliiie  from Hope to the point of junction of  No. 1 line with the C.P.R., on the  Similkameen at Allison, is 101 miles,  but should the Wolf Creek cut-off be  adopted, 9 miles shorter; this would  leave both Princeton and Allison some  10 or 12 miles off the line, and would  not reduce the cost of the line,'  No. 3.���Coloured yellow on that portion of the line between where it leases  No. 1 at 27.63 miles up the Coquha.Ua,  and where it joins No. \ line at "Tulameen." It runs -from Hope tip the  valley of the Coquhalla, following sur  reyed-line .No. 1 as far as 27,63-iuile,  and continuing to its summit ��� 7 miles,  thence down the Cold water 9}4 'intks,  where the line turns to the south east  until it reaches the headwaters of the  west branch of Otter Creek, 1 miles,  following' it to its junction with the  niain Otter Valley about 5)1 miLes,  thence to; the junction of Otter and  'Tulameen Rivers, where if joins line  No. 1,' 17 mile, making the last portion  from Tulameen to end-of No. 1 line  V>'/i miles, common to both No. 1 and  No. 3 lines, and the total mileage 87.13  miles."  Should a line be built on the south  bank of Fraser River from Chilliwaok  up and be continued over the Hope  Mountains by this route, grade could  be made by leaving the Fraser River  some 5 miles before reaching Hope,  and with continuous grade of 3}< per  cent, the summit could be crossed, but  the. line at Hoj>e would beSOO feet above  the ftat; and the Hne would traverse  rocky mountain sides the whole distance.  After lea-ving- the; Sumallow, to the  svmntit the grades would not exceed 3  per cent. l?rom the summit to Princeton the profile, prepared from Mr. His-  lop's survey, shows that they are not  excessive, although' the work for some  20 miles would be very heavy.  Some two miles Ibelow Hope a creek  called siLver creek runs into the Fraser.  An exploration up this creek to its  summit, and east to the Skagit River,  shows it to be feasible for a line, and  the summit > less attitude than Beavei"  I/ike, hut as it strikes the Skagit at a  considerably lower elevation than  Cedar Flat the loss of grade makes it  alL the more difficult to overcome the  main summit at Allison Pass.  No. 3.---This line, which follows No.  I to the 27j�� mile on the Coquhalla,  would have to face the same heavy  grades, tunnels and protection works  which 1 have alerady referred to, besides a, similar character of country  which would have to be encountered to  its an ni mat of 1 miles.  This, however, is the lowest summit  through' this range, being 3,515 feet;  but according to Mr. Sanford Fleming's report would necessitate'grades  ranging" as 'high as 172 feet per mile  and five miles of tunnelling.' Further  surveys show that this estimate is excessive. Heavy snow slides, which appear to vary with the seasons, are prevalent, and in 1861, when ail examination was made by Mr. Turnbtill, one  of the Royal Engineers, no less than  IS are^shown on his plan.  This exploration was made in the  latter part of April and the beginning-  of May, when 8 feetof snow was in the  valley from Boston Bar Creek to the  Summit.    ,   ,  The line on the north" and'east of the  Summit would. however, "be of a much  more favourable character, and its copt  not exceed probably $15,000 per mile  for grading-, while its gradients would  also'be fairly satisfactory. This line,  from the junction of the Tulameen and  Otter VaLley, is a portion of No. 1 line,  and has been already referred to. The  tota' leng-th of this line would-be about  87.L3 males.  The result of the surveys shows that  the Hope mountains cannot be crossed  without: encountering serious engineering difficulties, vyliich would necessitate a very large expenditure of  nioney,-aadI know'-of nothing so pressing, either iu the way of development  along any line that might be determined on. to warrant its construction, outside of' aJiew prospects that have been  brought in by miners. .There is nothing- at present to give encouragement  for this expenditure, except the existence of; some very fine timber on the  westsiope.  TBe remarks I have.made in regard  to tfye probable immediate traQic on  this mountain road are not encouraging, but the serious difficulties are the  hfa.vy grades and very costly work,  the topographical nature of- the country  necessitating a considerable length of  tunnelling'and protection work, This  will entail a heavy charge for maintenance, and must ' be taken -into  serious consideration should anyone  undertake this important work.^  New goods direct from Great Britain  juit arrived at MitchelLs the Tailor.  in  Development Work is Very  Encouraging  LIKELY I III III  Ricli Ore and lots of It Bein? Ex-  tractedfFrom.  Without any flourish of trumpets or  any effort to attract public notice Mr,  Fowler began work on the Providence  claim, right adjoining the townsite,  last October. Ha.ving obtained a very  favorable bond thereon lie made arrangements for the winter's work,  Associating with himself Mr. F, White-  well, these gentlemen late in the year  set; to work to exploit the property,  The experience of Mr. Fowler in many  mines in many sections c uring many  years  served hian   well  md like the  burglar with the safe he appeared to  know just where to get in his work,  The crew has since grown but a limited number of men has been engaged,  Today Mr. Fowler has ore enough on  hand and stoped out to pay for his  bond. Already two or three prospective buyers are seeking to gain control  of the property and we expect to shortly announce that it has.'passed into  hands that will work it on a. large  scale. The Providence and Elkhorn  and Gold Bug will some-\day redeem  the camp from its repiiter ot being exclusively low grade. While for permanence and pay roll the low grade  properties are the reliance of the camp  we are glad that we can also point to  properties of a highgrade'order. Such  and such a per cent of copper is aLl  right for the big ledges, but several  ounces of gold and hundreds of ounces  of silver to the ton sounds a31 right too  we confess.  LOCAL IMPROVEMENTS I  The Birnie.Blackliome in the south  end is being injproved with fence and  lawn.  Mr. Geo. Collins has recently,painted  his residence and is now fencing and  beautifying his lot.  The painters are putting the finishing touches on Julius Ehrlich's pretty  cottage on Silver street.  A thousand dollars worth of paint  would make many thousands dollars  worth of improvement on the appearance of the town.  It looks bad to see the sides of so  many stores and buildings placarded  with show and other signs, Bill boards  and an authorized bill-poster would  check this disflgurment.  B  The Great Northern Having  its own Troubles.  Asking For Nothing, But The Rlzht  to Build.  Messrs. Elkins and MacLaine at the  north end of Kiniberley street are  showing public spirit and taste in the  improvements they are making to their  cosy cottage homes.  If the city council has the power it  might be acting wisely to have that  old tent at the foot of Copper street and  the partly burnt buildings on Government street removed. They are an eye  sore to the city and a menace to the  safety of the children who play about  them. ,'���  WANT OF CONFIDENCE'  THE COL LENS CASE.  _ Mr. Collins who left_ Green woocl__re-  cently for Rossland to establish his  innocenceof any,wrong in the case of  Miss Nellie E,ake is not having very  good success. He is before the court  there and the evidence as-' reported in  the Rossland Miner would indicate  that he and his friend Graham are one  aiid the same, that he has a wife and  several children" in England, that he  was quite attentive to the lady at home  and has carried on a correspondence  under name of Graham with her since,  The appearance of the oBicers at the  opportune moment would seem to have  prevented a reconciliation between th-c  parties. The exposure of Collins'  course would thus at least have been  deferred. The case has been sent to  the county court.  50 Pants patterns to choose from at  Mitchells.  The want of Confidence motion in  UieDunsmuir government proposed-by  the leader" of'-t^e-���3ppr5SHl3S^4affB^f  feated Tuesdaj by a vote of 19 to IS.  Others of similar tenor with similar  resuLts are likely to follow, -  WHAT DOES IT MEAN ?  It is understood that C. P. K. auditors are expertim"- the books of the Hot  Air railway novices, Their presence  and action is a matter of much conjecture. It is asserted that there have  been some very handsome rake-offs in  the purchasing and freighting departments, and that soane.of departed employes drew down large stakes, but  why C. P. "R. officials are sent out as  tracers, is a troublesome mystery to  the inquisitive.���Grand Forks.Sun.    ;  Gea.nd Forks, B.C.,April 12.(Special  to Times.)���Yesterday afternoon Chief  Engineer Kennedy of the V. V. & E.  railway received a telegram from clerk  of supreme court at Victoria notifying  him that Jndge Walkem has granted  injunction restraining the road from  either construction or operating on  their line in county of Yale from the  present time until May 6th. This  necessitates cessation of work begun  yesterday at Manly ranch where pre- ���  vious injunction has been on, and also ,  precludes operation of part pf line already built in Canada.  The application for the injunction  was made on the grounds (1) that work  on the line was not commenced until  after the expiration of the charater  granted to the V. V. & E. railway. (2)  That the powers of the company have  beed delegated to an American corporation, viz., the Great Northern Railway., compaqv. (3) That the pre��ent  work is not for the purpose of building ,  the-Coa.it; to Kootenay railway,'but  from" Cascade'to Carson, aa a part of  the line designed to run from Republic ���  to Marcus, a continuation of the Nelson & Fort Sheppard railway, and instead of bringing the Republic camp  ores to the Granby smelter at Grand  Forks, a smelter in Canada, it is in-"  tended to carry them through Canad��  ian territory to the smelters at North  port and other United States points,  and thereby frustrating the express intentions ot the V., V. & E. charter.  CARD OF THANKS.  MASS MEETING.  An enthusiastic mass meeting called  by Mayor Naden was held in the city  hall last evening and resolutions passed favoring the building of the Great  Northern Railway.  CAPT. HOWE'S DEATH.  -Last-week we briefly announced tlte  accident to Capt. Howe in the Waterloo mine at McKinney. His remains  were brought to Greenwood on Sunday  and placed under the care of Gulley &  Co., undertakers, who embalmed-the  body and shipped it to Spokane, Tuesday. Mrs. Howe accompanied the dead  body of her beloved from McKinney.  The grief-stricken widow bore her  trial bravely. The story of the accident is not clear, but it would appear  as if in descending the mine Jin the  bucket the head-beam broke and striking the Captain across the head killed  him. Another person was in the  bucket at the time and with* the dead  man fell to the bottom of the shaft. It  is" presumed that the force of the drop  was. broken by. his falling upon the  body of the manager. -���'���'���  Col. and Mrs. Armstrong ministered  to to the grief of their old friend, Mrs,  Howe, as fully as possible, while she  wajs here.  BAND DANCE.  Jt made one wish he were. young  etiough to be attractive and fond  enough of hard work to like to dance to  see the company of fair women, tripping the light fantastic at the Auditorium Monday evening last. The band  boys had embraced the opportunity to  secure good music, afforded by the  presence of the Cosgrove Orchestra iit  to-wn, to give a fancy dress ball. About  eleven o'clock a Times reporter wandered down to the Auditorium. He  took a seat in the gallery and looking  down, straightway lost his head and  almost his balar ce, and came near falling at the feet of one or more of the  festive ones. High-class Japs, lo-w  class Chinamen, courtLy cavaliers,  powdered pages, and plain every-day  gentlemen everywhere smiled into the  faces of fair partners who honored  them with waltz or schottische, It as  needless to say that the ladies looked  particularly fine.  Nice refreshments were served at  midnight. The social aide of the  affair was more to the taste of the  management than the financial.  The C. P. H. have resumed their  1/a.rdo service, commencing April 14 to  twice a week, Mondays and Thursdays  on the present schedule.  Mr. J. S. Johnson of the Jewel mine  who went east Monday with the remains of his brother the late George  Johnston of the-Mother Lode, requested before leaving that his thanks'be  extended to the friends of the deceased at the Mother Lode and Greenwood  for their many expressions and acts of  sympathy. The tuneral was very  largly attended and we recall no procession in Greenwood eq nailing it except that on the day of the memorial  services to Her Majesty the late Queen  Victoria,  New  goods   at  reduced   prices   at  Mitchells.  ',~i'.yz~i'"Z'*i"Z"'M**i"i''?,"t'>^^^  |  ?  X  *  I  ?  x  I  f  r  X  %  x  x  X  t  r  ?  ?  r  I  x  ?  y  ?  I  A..'  Record to April 16th, inclusive, of the  B. C. Copper Company's Smelter, at  Greenwood.  Began operation February 18th 1901.  In operation since 409 1-2 days.  Ore smelted tu 190L- -    117 565 tons.  Ore smelted since to April 16th -     43 789 tons.'  ��� Total 161 534 tons.  Nominal capacity of furnace 240 tons daily.  Average for first month -. 237 tons daily.  Average in October last had reached 400 tons daily.  Average to date since beginning   394 tons daily  Average since January 1st last 435 tons daily.  A second furnace of equal capacity now ready for operation.  Of the above total the Mother Lode Mine  alone has supplied 137,965 tons.  <*x������:~k~wk^>w^x~X":kkK'^��>'X^x^x->*<^��*<^ THE    BOUNDARY   CREEK TIMES.   ti _~as  lversiae  ivursenes  (grand ~?t>rh$- ��     ��     UMartin Barren, Prop.  Maples. Kims. Mit:Ii'ii,Moiuii:t-iii Asli. Cnl;ilji:is. Cni-U.-n( Hircli.  A tlne selnctimi nf Hoa-it'iiii* sliriths, including Kiviieh anil J'cisiaii T.ilucs,   II vilniiitrwin,  Smm-  tuills. Sinrwi. Knscs. i'lv.  Siieciiil'.y suloetiMl strain of 1-inwn Gi-nss Sivil,    I-V11U Trws.   ISi'rry liuslios. Slra.vvben-v   I'l.iiits,  mill -Asiiarii^us Roois.  SPECIAL ATTENTION GIVEN TO ALL ORDERS.  V. A X. I'HONK 1~.  Zht  Boundary Creel Times  Issued Gcery ? rulay  Duncan Ross .Manauisg Editor.  SUHSCRIPTIONS.IN ADVANCE.  therefore the secretary be instructed to  write Mr. Holland and request his resignation in the name of the citizens.  Strong-resolution also adopted censm'-  ing g-overnment over its action regarding- V. V. & E.  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICE.  'HEkEN", -I.ADY OF THE LAKE", "GLAS  COW FKACTION',. McGREGOR", "FANNY II. l.'RACTION":uiil "TRIPOD FRA J.  TION" Mineral Claims, situated in the  Kutllu River Miiiliiis Division of Yule District, Where kiciitctl :- lu Central camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Ilallelt, its  ii^uiu for the No. 7 Mininir Company,  True Miuei's Cortilicule No. li-106q(), intend  sixty ilays from date hereof, to apply to tlie  .���Wiifluy-'Reconler fin-   Certilicates ot  I  O-0<K>O<>O<K><>CK}<>00<M>O<>OO-0<HD<>^  0-^-0<>0-aO<><KX><M>0000<>^  Established 1836.  r JnjTjpjj i nn  r ill 1  Incorjsorated by Royal Charter.  Improve- .  litems, "for the purpose of obtaining    Crown  Grants ot the above claims.  And furtlier take notice that actions, under  Miction 37, must be .-'������umenceil before Ilie Issuance of such Certi tic ii.-s of Improvements.  Dated this 14th dav o, April. A. D. 1902  3m-t. 1. H. HALLETT.  CAPITAL,   ^,0u0,OOO--$4l866,666,66  Reserve Fun<U3b5,000--$l,776,333.33  KAMLOOPS MEETING.  Pek Yeak '..' S 2 00  Six Months -  1 25  To Fokeigx Cou'ntriks  2 -?0  FRIDAY, APRIL 18, W~  5        BRIEF-LETS.        1  John  Moran   has   returned   front  a  prolonged visit in Spokane.  v  Torbes M.   Kerby,   P.L.S.   is over  from Grand Forks. . ���<���  J.  C.  Haas recently from Spokane  lias returned there for a short time.  Sydney M. Johnsou is surveying up  Kettle River. ,He wil be g-one two  ���weeks longer.  , The meeting- of all the reform forces  of the province in convention at Kamloops the past week was a success.  Delegates were present from all the interior tovvns.of the province. /  The Miners' convention, District  No. 6, Western Federation, elected the  { following officers : President, G-. F.  Dougherty, Greenwood; vice-ptesident,  Angus J. McDonald, Sandon; secretary-treasurer, Frank Woodside, Rossland,   ;  The Labor convention elected J. A.  Baker of Sloean, chairman. At the  Labor convention tlie sentiment was  favorable to allowing aliens to vote but  not to hold office. . Chris. Foley was  elected chairman of a platform committee. Woman's suffrage forms one  plank in the platform.      -;'*,  NOTICE.  Xntice is hereby given that at the next-  iniv-intr of the I,iceiicc C����iumissii.'iiers of liu-  City uf Ureeinvood, I intend to apply for a.  transfer of the Liquor License held by me for  the Uambrinus-hotel, situate ou lot 16, block li,  Silver street, to tlieLadvsmilh Hotel, situaie ou  Gold street. LOUIS FORSCHNER.  Dated this 4th day of April. lylG.  HEAD OFFICE  London Enelana.     H. STIKEMAN. General Manager, Montreal,  J. ELIASI.Y, Inspector.Montreal.  5     Brandies and agents in all the principal cities of Canada and the tTalted States,  p and correspondents in all parts of tlie world.  �� :  GREENWOOD BRANCH :   Copper Street.  <M3OOOO<X��O<K>OO0<KXKXMX>OOO<> �����OOOOCKX><>0<K>00<>0(><><X>bo<>:0<>6o-  <K>OK>0<K><>0<>0<K>CK><K>00<K>0<>0-00-ft <>(>CK>0-0<K><><K><>0<>0000<>000<>0<><>  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby iriven that the partnership  heretofore subsisliuir between R. W. Jakes anil  Sidney S. Oppenheimer, as Physician1, and  Surjreons, was this daj- dissolved by mutual  consent.  The practice mid business of the firm of Jakes  & Oppenheimer will be continued by Tit. Oppen-  licimer to whom all  debts owiiiif to tlie said  li nn must be paid forthwith.  Witness: R. W. JAKES.  J. P. McLEOD.     S. S.  OPPENIIEIM'ER.  CANADIAN  Mr. H. F. Mytton, manager Bank of  Commerce, Greenwood, is out of town  on a brief visit. ,  Mr. Richter of Keremeos and Blalte  Wilson of Rossland have been spend  ing-several days'iii Greenwood.  : John McLaren and wife'made a visit  in  Nelson for"; a few days   this week,  ��� *   - r. *  J    ;  combining business with pleasure.  Mayor Rumbeirger of Phoenix was in  town Tuesdayv��� He L*>oks-T���ttlark&bLy  . well  after his sojourn   in  the land of  flowers. '.' ���;.;...'..;  j At least one mining concern in  I Southern. ' British Columbia is^ more  prompt iii collecting assessments than  iit is in .paying for its advertisemeuts  i which give it a legal status to collectthe  I nssessments.  Agift of $45,000 by Pierpont Morgan  has-been means of at last securing the  lighting of St Pauls Cathedral by  electricity.  Canada stands rea&y to send another  contingeut to South Africa.,  REWARD.  Mr. Fimicane.'thanager of the Bank  of Montreal, Greenwood, left on Thursday for a prolonged visit in the east  and Europe. ��� ��� <  J. P. Kean, manager of the Cariboo,  and E. W. Taylor, -secretary of the:  Waterloo, were guests at the Imperial this week.  Crowston  has removed  his grocery  ^storel!q theLh=uilding;^recentl.j?^Tacated  by A.  H.  Sperry and company, south  end of Copper street.  Mr.  Iohn MacBain and   family   of  Boston, Mass., arrived   in Greenwood  Wednesday last and have taken one of  the Holman  cottages in  North  Anaconda. ' ���  If you ever expect to do anything  that will place you in the clutches of  Deputy Sheriff Elkins do it now while  his heart is softened 'and subdued by  the sweet bit of young life that has  come into his home.  The B. C. Mining Record for May  will be devoted to the mining interests  of the Boundary. The letter text wil  be edited by Mr. E- Jacobs, oi Green  wood, which will be guarantee of its  reliable character. The issue will be  profusely illustrated and many copies  of it ought to be secured! by Greenwood  fur distribution abroad.  Wanted to know the whereabouts of  David Henderson of Greenwood, B. C,  Last heard of December, 1901. Reward  given- by communicating witli'T.'H;  Henderson, Fairview, B.C.  FOR RENT-  .. .3 or 6 rooms partly furnished for  housekeeping, Silver street, Fisher's  addition, formerly occupied by Frank  Miller. Enquire on premises of Miss  Brooks. .-.*.'.'.  LOST-  A Belt and Pin, between C. P. R. station and  Times office^--A-liberal-reward-will be paldifoi-  return to the owner.   MRS. SWORD.  MINERAL ACT-  Certificate  of Improvements.  NOTICE.  ALICE, NELLIE and Maj-, Mineral Claims,  situated in the Kettle River Mining- Division  of YaleDistrict.  Where located : Nea-i to Dry Creek and  Spencer's ranch, about three miles from the  town of Anaconda.  TAKE NOTICE ihai we, John N. Greden,  Nicholas Tholl, Donald D. 'McLaren and  William G. McMynn, Free Miners Certificates  Nos. H40G2&, B-U&27, B41523, C40601 respectively,  intend sixty days from the date^hereof, to apply-  to the Mining Recorder for-Certificates of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining  Crown Grants of the above claims.  And further tahe notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced, before the Issuance o( such Certificates of Improveinents  Daled this IMh dayof A-pril, A. D.,190.2  John N. (Ireilen, Nicholas Tholl, Donald  n. McLaren, Wm. G. MCMynn,  RAILWAY  WORLD'S SCENIC  Disect Lines,   Lowest Rates  EAST  WEST  Winnipeg  Vancouver  Toronto  Victoria  Ottawa  Seattle  Montreal  Portland  New York  San Francisco  .   via Soo L,ine.  St  . Paul, Chicago  and all U.  S. points.  TOURIST SLEEPING SEPICE'  EAST :   Leaves Kootenay   Landing- Tuesday aiid Friday,  Leaver Diiiismore Junction  -DAILY-  WEST :   Leaves Revelstoke daily.  Homeseekers Excursion Tickets ou sulc.  westbound March 1st to April 30.  Steamship Service,  From Vancouver  Alaska, Hawaii, China, Japan aud   Aust-  ���   ralia. " '  ���  ThroiiR-h booking's to Europe via all Atlantic  lines.  E REDPATH, Agent.  Greenwood. B. C.  HOT PEOPLE vs HOT AIR-  Gr\xt> Forks, B.C, April 18, 2902���  (SpecialtbTihies'.)���At a pttbtic meeting held here last evening, acting  Mayor Robert Harvev presiding, the  following resolution demanding the  resignation of Mayor Hollaue on account of obstruction to V. V. & E., was  passed :  Resolved, That the citizens have  come to the conclusion after observing  the course of recent events in railway  matters and the persistence of the  obstruction, being made toth�� entry of  the V., V. & E., in the district,, that it  is a public misfortune that the mayors  private interests should, since his  election tothe mayoralty, have led him  to take a stand to which this city as a  whole is opposed, and that a further  continuance of Mr. Holland in the  Mayor's chair can no long-er be considered   good   for   the   city, and that  O0OCK>0<>0<><K)<K>0<K>O<KHXK)0<K>0  5 THIS SPACE UELOKGS TO  0  6 Who will open in the CLAREN-  g DON BLOCK next week with a  ?   full  line of Fresh    Fruits   and  Candies.  <KKK>CK>0<>0<><>00<><>0<X><K>000<X>0  .��  *  DO YOU  SMOKE ? ?  OSE OF MUNROE'S  CIGARS.  g   THE BEST LINES iN  CIGARS,  TOBACCOS  and CIG  a  ���5  a  a  o  in  a  6  *  *  ft  ��  ��  a  a ���..  it  ���  ti  tk "  ��                      o a  # o  &   Copper Street. Greenwood,   a  a      . ��  Newspapers,      Periodicals  0 Stationery.  A Full Line Choice Candy |   .-. '.  o   _.  a  H. B- MUNROE  I  '-'��� '���i-"i--r'n-i*h��'mTW*vtiir��tTi  j.nirm  CARPETS  LINOLEUMS  CROCKERY  GLASSWARE  CUTLERY  SILVERWARE  BAR GOODS  The  largest   hotels  and finest  residences in B.C. were furnished by us throughout  WEILER BROS.  VICTORIA. B. C.  DIFFERENT  STYLES.  tiae$��  and:  Ht=  CHI 6uI!y$��o*  ���=^#k THE ^M8^���  Copper Street.  OPEN DAY AND  NIGHT. te  P  MEALS  AT ALL' HOURS  PL-UVATE ROOMS FOR I.ADIES.  *fc  Charles. R* ^Pittock,  TRY  OUR COFFEE  drop's.  ia* <i?* <^* (5* (5" i5* ir* v��� t5* e^* *?* ti/*1 (5* tc��� u���  <5* v& t5* (5* to* *5* i?" i5* <3* i3~ J* t9* <3* *J* *3^  w* w* <5* <5* t5* t^* to* (5* '*S* o?* *.?��� ur* v** il* ��r*   t5* i5* v^ t5* ����� w* w* i?* i3* to* tJ* i}& *5* w* J*  The Russell-Law  Co., Ltd.  Have been too busy to tell you about  JSC      their New Stock.     2C       2%,      X.  They will next week.    Meantime call  2k.      in and look the place over,    *%,    2C  jf.jf.jPj-1 j,"jj'-jci?j��ij?'afjf}?}?>j?>8i''jf5?^'jrjf,j?j!i,js:>K'a?,jfK'^'��P  Aft  , to*  JfJ?  Try an ad. in the Times.  usmess..  I "WELL THAT'S  T Es what they all say about T  t .THE NEW GEM SAFETY RAZOR, t  4�� -.    - 4��  2*' Impossible   to cut the  faces  shaves ju  t^ easily, quickly and cleanly, ����  i ���                        . &  4�� ���     ��� ' 4*  A Illustrated booklet free.      Mail Orders promptly filled. ^s,  | McLennan,   McFeely   &   Company V  4�� Wholesale Hardware Merchants, 4.  4�� 122 Cordova Street,                                             VANCOUVER. B. C. <l��  ����} ��?�� 33  THE   BOUNDARY   CR^EK    TIMES.  t  Road���Grand Forks. B. C. to  Republic, Wash.  I GRID HI DAY  The Enterprise of Mr.  Holfanfl And  His Associates.  Saturday last was a red-letter day  for the people of Grand. Forks'and  Republic as well as for the beautiful  strip of country lying- between. ' On  that' day the formal opening of the  Kettle Valley Railway took place attended by a larg-e number of invited  guests from the coast, Spokane and  interior British Columbia, The road  is completed to within about five or  six miles of Republic. ���   v  A grand dinner was given the visitors a-t Republic and sumptuous banquet  spread at the Yale hotel on. their return late Saturday evening-. The road  is about 40 miles long and is due to the  energy of Tracy "W. Holland, mayor of  Grand Forks. The construction has  been rapid and although people spoke  of itat first disparagingly as the "hot  air" line they have learned to esteem  the value of even hot-air.  The first sod was not turned until  June and the entire contract'not enter--  ed into until August. Eastern capital  built the'road.  BASE BALL  The Rocky Mountain Rangers and  Miller's Colts had a great ffameof base  ball on- the athletic grounds Sunday-  afternoon last. The Rangers did the  Colts up in grand style. In addition  to running up a score of 16 to 6 in the  first four innings they nearly killed.  the" catcher of the "Colts in the fifth.  Walter Lea veil who acted as catcher  for'the losing team didn't seein^to  realize how hard the ball was or how  fast it travelled until he got it in the  eye. Bruises, blood and stitches tell  the story. Mr. Leavell bravely endured the , blow and is at his work  again but the wound must have been  exceedingly painful.  CHANGED HIS QUARTERS.  Mr. C. V. Semerad has removed his  fruit and candy store to the Clarendon  hotel block, where he is waiting for  you ��f you want fresh fruits and vegetables or choice candies.  'HOT AIR" RISK.,  When insurance agents Cpperley,  Davenport and Bailey drove into town  in the same rig last Sunday, the Times  reporter thought there must have been  a serious fire somewhere hereafionts.  On inquiry however he learned they  were just returning from Grand Forks  where they had taken a "risk', on the  "hat air" line on Saturday last.  Simply been over the line and back  they said, but they bore marks of  having been'to aiire all the same.  The present indications are that the  Dominion Government will concede a  Member of the Commons tothe Yukon.  ft* <*��HMKH& *�����*��# ## ��*�����* C: *����*#��  * *  ft ft  ft Headquarters for ft  ft  Pishing  Tackle  A  complete stock of everything in that line,reasonable  prices.  3. C. goles,  .-',..   MINERAL ACT.    '  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE.  CLYDESDALE    ami     MOUNTAIN . LION  Mineral ciiUmn sitiinU in   llic Keltic River  Mi itlny Division of Vale district.  "Wliere located :   lit Deadwood canij).  TAKE NOTICE that I. Joint Robert Bnnvi'i.  Tree Miner's Certiiicate Nr>. JJ-I0GS8, as ilt'utit  for D;u-lcl A. Good, Free Miner's  Certificate  ~K��,   IUO-451,    hitfiiul    sixty    days    from     the  date Iiereof. to apply to tlie mining recorder  torn certilicates of imi>roveitietits,for tliu purpose a ���ottaltiuif,'   crown irraiUs of tlie above  claim , ��� v  And furtlier ulto notice that action, under  section 31, must be commenced lieCore tlie  issuance of sucli certificateof iinprovcmciitss  Dated tills 2ml 'Jay of April, W02.  ��� J. R. BROWN.  ft  a  ��  ��  ��  ��  ft  ft  ��  ��  e  s =  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft -        . ft  ft*       Books,   Stationery,   Office        a  ft ���-�����������-  ft Snpphes, etc. ft  ft ft  5    Kodaks and Materals; etc. etc.    |J  ft ���.        -..    ���-��� ft  4j Phone No. aa. g.  ft- .     ft  ^ftftft? ftftftftft9ft��ft��ft��*��*9fr*ftftft  MINERAI   ACT.  . Certificate of InLpie-vemeiit.  NOTJCI.  TIGER Mineral  Claim, situate in the Kettle  Hirer Mining Division of Vale District,  Wliere located :   In  Heaver Camp,  West  rork of Kettle River.  TAKE  NOTICE   tliat I, John P. McLeod,  Free    Miner's    Certilicaie    No.     7tW;S7,    as  agent  for; William   M.  X-nw,   Free   Miner's  Certilicaie      No.        U4-138E,      iulend      sixty  days from  tho date   li&rcof to npply to the  Jlhtlng Recorder for n Certificate ol Improvements for the purpose ol obtaining b Crown  .Grant of the above claim  And further take notico  that action,  under  Section 37,  must  be  commenced liefore   the  issuance of such Certi'' v-nte ol Improvement.  Dated this 20th <1��; of February, A.. D., i��)02.  Mar, 27���May 27. '"���  -J. P. McLEOD,  MIKERA.Ii ACT.  CERTIFICATE  OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE,  HOMESTAKE Mineral claim situa-ted in the  Kettle  River  Mining   Di-rtalon    of   Yale  District.  Wherelocated: In Davlon >camp, adjoining tlie War Eagle claLfn, L. 1879.  TAKE NOTICE that 3, Sydney M. Johnson,  Free Miner's Certifica-telKo. BSL20, for self and  as agent for Ainsley Mcgiavr, Free Miner's  Certificate No, J330349 anil S, G. Detclion  Free Miner's Certilicite No, B37825, intend  sixty days from tlie date hereof, to apply  to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of Impiovements. forthe purpose of obtaining- Crown  grant of the aliove claim.  And further tafce notice tliat action,  under  section 37, must te cointiidiced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated tliis 22nd day of Match 1902.  MINERAL ACT, WOO.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE  MYRTT/E Mineral Claim,situate in the Kettle  River Miniim Division of Yale district,  Where located :   Iu Bajtoti caniy, adjoin-  inir the Homestalte mineral claim.  TAKE NOTICE tliat I, Sydney M. Johnson,  Free Miner's Certificate No. Ii. 8129 for self and  as agent for Ainsley MejrraM-, l'ree Miner's  Certificate No. B303W, aaid Hugh. MegrawFrcc  Miner's Certificate No B3034-1,intend sixty days  froinjtlie'date hereof*-  to, apply to,the Min inj?  Recorder for a Certificate cf Improvements, for  tlie purpose of obtaining- a Crown Grant of the  aho-ie claim.  And further take notice -that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.  Dated this 22nd day of March., I<02.  <** & S J* & ��1 SI & J8 <J? &S JB ^J ,JJ ,^6 <�� jS  % fc  fc  fc  Clarendon  Hotel ���  J  Comer Copper  and  Greenwood  ��  2 ��� -Streets. .   fc  *V -     ��� y.  �� Steam Heated. .J  % Throughout. |  ���J '     6.  ^ Rooms 50 Cents ^  ����� &.  % and up. fc  ���   Fine Assortment  ���  ,    . ���  __ _.      ^  5?.��c a? a?1 & ���& j? *p af s? i? s?" a? j? n? sf aT-  Liqtiors aad Cigars.   &,  Mineral Act 1896.  ' CERTIFICATE OF WVPHOVEWEWTS.  NOTICE.  DON'T KNOW Mineral CUlm, situated in the  Kettle River Mining    Division    ot   Yale  District.  Wliere Located :      Smith's    camp,    near  Boundary Tails.  TAKE NOTICE tliat tu, Geo. 3t. N2den,  Free Miner's Certificate "Ko. 4M55B, and  Sydiiey M. Johnson, Free Miner's Certificate No. s 8120B intend sixty  days from the date Iiereof to apply to the  mining- recorder for a certificate ot improvement for the purpose of obtaining a crown  grant for above claim.  And f��rther talte notice that action under  cectlou 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such certificateof iniprovements  Bated tliis IStli day of February, A, D., 1902.  .     MINERAL ACT 1896.  ��� Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  WHITE .HORSE mineral clauiti In the Kettle  River Miuing Division of Yale,  Where situate :   In Copper Camp.  ,  T' AKE NOTICK tliat I, B. L. Wood, Tree  Miner's Certificate Ko. If. 41502, On behalf  ot myself and as agentfor James Graham, Tree  Miner's Certificate No. B^OMfflaud   Annie Hud-  -11, Tree Miner's CertiBchte No. B42634 and  margaret E. Mercer, Free Miner's Certificate  NO.B55805, intend sixty davs from tlte date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for  a Certificateof Improvements for tlie purpose  of obtaining- a Crown Grant of (lie above  claim. "        ���'  And further take notice tliat action, -under  section 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.  Dated this 16tli day of December, 1900.  First issue January 19. B. I/. WOOD.  NOTICE TO CREDITORS.  In the Mattel of the estate of Charles Wesley  Vedder, late of the City of Creeawood In  the Province of British Columbia, Insurance  Ageot, deceased.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in pursuance of the Rules of theRcvlsed Statutes  of British Columbia, 1S97, Cajj. 187, that all  creditors and others havl nir claims against the  estate of the said Charles Wesley Yddder, -who  died.on tlie 21th day of December, A. D., 1901,  are required on or before the l"th day of April,  A , D, 1902, to send by post prepaid, or deliver to  the-undersigned, solicitors for Mrs. Cora Mav  Vedder, Administratrix of tlie personal estate  and effects of tbe said deceased, their christian  names, surnames, addresses and descriptions,  ���u-lth fall particnlais of tlieir claims, a statement of their accounts and uhe nature cf the  securities (if any) held by them, duly verified,  And further take notice tliat after the said  17UC day of April A. D��� 1902, the said administratrix will proceed to distribute the assets of  the d eceased among the parties entitled thereto  liavlnff regard only to the clainis of which she  shall then have hart notice, and tliaCthe said.  Administratrix will not be Liable'for the said  assets or any part thereof to any person or  persons of whose claims notice shall not have  been received by her at the time of such distribution.  Dated at Greenwood, B. C, this 17th day of  February, A. D., 1802.  PR INGLE & AVKITESJDE,   ���  Solicitors for Cora May Yedder,  Administratrix.  NOTICE TO CREDITORS.  In The Matter of the Estate of Lucian Tedrow.  late of Anarchist Mountain, in the Province of British Columbia, farmer, deceased.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in pursu  ance of the Revised Statutes of British  Columbia, 1897, Cap. 187, that all creditors and  others having claims auainst the estate of the  said Lucian Tedrow who dieD on the 22nd dav  of November, A. D-, l9ol,are required'on or before tlte 17tk day of April, A. D-, 1902, to send  by yost, prepaid, or deliver to the undersigned,  solicitors for William Lawles*, Administrator  of the personal estate and effects of the said  deceased, their Christian names, surnames,  addresses and descriptions with full particulars  of tlieir claims, a statement of their accounts  and the nature of the securities, (if any] held b j-  them,duly verified.  u And further take notice that after the said  L7th day of April, A. D. 1902, the said Administrator will proceed to distribute the assets of  the deceased among the parties entitled thereto,  having- regard only to the claims of which he  shall then have had notice, and that the said  Administrator will not be-liable for jhe said  assets, or aay part thereof, to any person or  persons, of whose claims notice sliall not have  been received by him at the time of such distri.  bntion.     -  Dated at Greenwood, B. C, this 17th day of  February, A. D. 1902.  PRINGLE A: WHITESIDE,  Solicitors for Wil Ham Lawless,  Administrator.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Kmvrovemeflts.  NOTICE.  QUEEN, CALIFORNIA and ASTOR Mineral  claims, "situated in ttieXettlc River Mining  Division of Yale District,  located about V/Z miles sortli easterly from  Camp McKinnev.  TAKE NOTICE tli.il I. Theodore Lubbe  J? ree Miner's Certiiicate No. E6086S,  acting as agent for the Roclc Creek Gold Mines,  Ltd,. Xiy., Tree Miners Certificate Ho, BG0S6*,  intend sixty days from tlie date hereof, to apply  totheMiuiiiR- Recorder for a Certiiicate oflmprovements, for the pnqxifee of obtaining- a  Ctown Grant of the above claim.  And further tahe notice that action under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated thisatli day of Fcbruarv, A. D., L902,  THEODORE LUI5BE,  Aprent for the Roclc Creek Gold Eines, Limited Liability.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  SprgffiTOTOMffi^^^  (F*  <F*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  02  CF*  <��Z  CF*  CF*  CF*  <��!.  CF*  <Sl  CF*  CF*  S2  (2*  ��� 6  Capital, all pail up $12,000,000.  Rest  $7,000,000.  President.   I<oki> Stkathcona and Mocnt Royal,  Vice-President:   JIon, George A. Drommond.  General Manager:    E. S   ClOuSToN.  Brandies in London, Eng. j cu^V'caJSSL I New Tort, Chicago.  Buy and sell SttrUitir EKcbausre and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available hi any part of the world.  .   Greenwood Branch,    F. J. FINUCANE, Manager.  THE CANADIAN RAffi OF COMMERCE  "Wit* "Which is Incofuorated^the  THE BANK OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO.  Capital, $8,000,000.    ._:     Rest, $2,000,000  HON. GEO. A. COX, Presiflent-- B,-^ WALKER, General HaiWEQt'  HENRY F. MYTTON  MANAGER GREENWOOD BRANCH.  To '  George D. Edwards, and to any iierson or persons to whom lie maj lia-ve transferred his  interests in the uUncLe Sant" mineral claim  dud "First Cliance" inliieral  claim, both  situate in Sin-larkCa��i��|>in the Kettle River  Mlnliip Division o(  Tale District, British  Columbia-  -  Yoti are hereby notified tliat I have caused to  be exiiei'de-l 805.00 to hold the said mineral  claims imiler the Mineral Act, that the proportion yon should contribute for your undivided one-tiiird interest lueacli of tbeaboveclaims  isi=68,3J,aiid if within ninety days from tliefirst  publication of this notice you fail nr refuse to  contribute the said sum of S68,33, which is now  .due. with all costs of a<h-��rtisiitg-, your interest  in each of the said mineral claims will become  the property of me, the undersigned, one of  your co-owners, under sc-ction four of an Act  entitled  the   "'Mineral  Act Amendment  Act,  1900."  Dated at Greenwood, 2V. C, the 25th day of  March, A. D., 1<��2. '  EMAXDECE F-A.STK O KE  ��111 Mi  GEO. R, NADEN,  Manager.  REPRESENTING :  The Phoenix Fire Assuiaiice The British America Assur-  Co. of London, Enffla-tifl. ance Co., of Toronto.  The Western As-auracce Co.,  of Toronto.  The Canadian Birkbeck In-  vestment and Saving-s Co.  STOCKS,  REAL ESTATE,  * ��  ft  P, BURNS & CO.  *  ��  ��  �� ' ��  �� ��  �� ��  | ,  Wholesale and Retail Meat |  �� _ Merchants. |  �� _  %      markets at:   Greenwood, Grand Forks, Midway, and Phoenix.      %  *ftft��ft#ft��ft��#ft#ft#***#��*#*-****#��##*��*��**��*��#��*��*8*��*��������  THE BEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY  E ELKHORN BREWERY  PORTMAN   8r PORTMAN  Pf oprietors  ASK FOR  ll  \  ' ~*9.  ,i\f   V \ *  The Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hopsr Try  It! It is kept on draught or in Bottles by all the leading Hotel  ^wmroTOimmRm?���  The James Cooper Mfg, Co  ��5  *e-  -MONTREAL, QUEBEG-  MA.NUFACTUHJ5KS OF  -#���  1    ,,macbiiierv^      SS��C0RUSS m cm %  g BOILERS, HOISTS, PUMPS, Etc, CWPC,^ll^ya5?,nafT8 %  ������    Agents For The: Bullosk Dlamoni Drills. m^mmmmmwm. *        stock carried in ROSSLAKD, ^3  �� K. B. V. TOcnallY, Kossland, B. V,. 3  iiiiiuiuiuuuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiaiiaaiuuiiiiiiiiiiiiiuuiiiuiiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiaiuiuuu^iuauui THE BOUNDAEY' CREEK TIMES.  '.:r.'^rt���!i"t'mr.  .K^X^^K'^K'^X^^X^X^X-'X^j    ANOTHER FROM MR. MADDEN.  A Camera is  known i>y tha picture  taUes-nol bv It sine.  The Folding Pocket  Kodaks  have, the capabilities of cameras of twice  tlieir Milk. UMiouifli'sittiillof compass  tliey possess tbe vurv elements of successful picture talfintr���a simple mechanism, an optictil perfection.'  Kodaks^5,00/to $75.  We sell vou lli'e above at strictly, list  prices, Remember its Easlmau's  ICo<l>H< and the onlv instrument of tlie  kind on sale in eve'rv -Cu-ilizcd couiitrj  in tlie vrorld. Otir <l;ul>- room is at your  disposai-rfreeof charge. .    ... .... ,,:  n  "X   Uonlts,. Paper,; Office   Supplies, -"Wall  ��S 'Paper, Pliiito SniipliCM.       ;���'���-*  c<"X";*C'-*x��>c,<��c��<K-,>X'"><"X<'t��'X'<"  ?%  $4000 in Prizes $40001  ��&  mmd:i-:-A-  i-Wfk  Step uitb our Kodak department  and hear about the progress competition':* , $4000 in. prizes offered. ;  ���You have 200 *cha.nces to S'et;^,  prize gauging-, front :-S5-;*tq' $.15Q,.;'  Our dark room is a.t YOUR ser-  vice, ariybody'usitig-'th'e'supplieS'  we handle can compete;'" :aa  ,for B.C. Assay & Chemical! Supply! Co;'  A  large��� stock ��� to meet  demands of mining co's ^carried.  Successor, to Miller Bros.  Dispensing'. Chemist, Green wood  SWKWKW  H.iA. KIK"& COl  ft  ft.  ft  ft-  ft  ft  ft  *  ft  must  reduce their  large  stock   of  ft  -��  *  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ��  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  fFICrSUNDRIES:  '"''.'; They offer Brrg-ains  i; ���in���  i!r��fteft.iSft����)!MiH!Jft  '   ' ��  .0  ��  ft  ft  ft-  ft  ft  ..ft  "ft"  ft  ft  ft  ft  ��  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  Storiiwn  BiaiiK Jloolis,  Ms of all kinds,  . Typewriter. Paper,  -  ; ;'Writin^llaterals.  "~ IL A. KING STCOT  ftftft#ftis(#��ift*ft��ft����-eift*������n��ft������ ��  Q<K>0^>C><^<>00-0<><X><>0<K>0-0<>C>0-00-0-  D. ^Bannerman  JL  ll&e + e  . GROCER  Dosn't advertise very  much but ��e sells lots of  Good Groceries for Very)  Little Cash,    r   :    :     :  i Bannerman s  Cash Grocery.-%  6 ���       0  ^0<>00<KJO<><><KKX>00^>0<XK>0-OCK>0  S5.00 buys the 50 eprg Incubator at  ��b* O. I. C. 2nd Hand Store.  Rditok Turns ; I would prefere  that the party'who signed himself "a  citizen in your last issue had had the  courage of his conviction and came out  like a. mail and signed his name in full.  J believe a full discussion of these sttb-  .'. ��� ii-cts   will  ultiiiiak'l\   be  beneficial to  , , .j  the town, but do riot care t   li.tve it all  to say myself.  1 really do not consider that "a  citizens".letter in last weeks issue war  rants a replv frotn me. The article  does not -critisise my former letter to  any extent but: simply offers a few  suggestions,'some of which are already  under consideration by people able to  take care of thent, However, I >yould  like to call attention to the situation'bf  Greenwood as co'iapared with Nelson  and Rossland.  Nelson has no mines or other outside  industry within ea.sy walking- distance.  Kossland'iniries are almost in the toyVjir*,-  Ihe niercliahts can readily supply their  trade during the day time and the two  even iii g-s jSvhich stores: are kept open  for pay dayl There are no stores her  tween the mines and Nelson or Rossland but it is'differerit with Greenwood;  there are several of them between  Greenwood; and her-'tirade' aiid- they'  keep open as long- as there is a dollar  in. sight.',; Soine merchants often say  "there is no business after 7 p. mi, it  is only , working- ior nothing- to keep  open after that hour." If that is the  case why not let those who do -want to  keep open, do so. Those Who want -to  close can certainly- -ha.ve-no objection  to other sto'res. keeping- ���open if, as: they  ���sayi'-there istio.business :-fa'&o:.:a':a::a^a{  ; No doubt there is a great; deal of  ,'triutli-' inj-what';"a-citizen'?j.s'ayaabout  iGre'emvobd*; people sending ;to*! the '$&-  ipartmentistdresfor ;merchandise|;-they  could, buy", .sit -home. ���..,'Bat;i-I^;thiiik.-;',.'a  citizen'!'mistaken 'when he says, there  are, 'very , few-married miners and the  single men only require what they eat  and a few working; clothes. They buy  thei' Iveryiirtjestj ;of, - every thing they use.  ���and when theyv knew' the;, mpsf. stahdT-  ard brands theyiwill.tiuy:nothing else.  This class pf;,g-oods, .usually ;high,  priced is not liandled by small outside  stores, but the. Greenwood stores actr  ing  as warehouses furnish them  at a  " '. *l ' .;.j**.* ���" " .    * *"..r.':,:-:  small- margin. If "the little;':; store  makes a sale, well and good, if not the  goods.are returned.''-.<���; Green wood '.I'njeiv;  chants may be -perfectly ,satisfied to  wholesale, to the mines and furnish  small"outside stores for retail tibt:. casing whether the individual tradelcomes  to Greenwood or not, and wonder what  interest, the-Hotel's" have in stores keep-:  iiig.bpen.ii.__, >-y; %:j: ;;'���'';-*,'���'".,   "'%'���'���'-���������  It is simply this, we Spend considerable money with the merchants and it  is necessary that they help draw the  trade to town when the people have the  most leisure-time, : whicti is between  six and .ninev o'clock in the evening.  Greeliw=oocl~is"so~"sithat^^^  dictate the.hours.of trade but must get  it when we; can.;-'If merchants do net  care to help out in this matter they  need xiot be surprised if others join the  miners and the people "a citizen",  speaks of and all send to department  stores for what they, need. ..I. suppose  it would be simply awful if atiy one  should advocate keeping the stores and  post office open, one or two hours on  Sunday,; but mole prosperous towns  than 'this have done so to their advantage, and if it can' be arranged to do  that here I believe it would be a good  business proposition.  This vicinity has a good many pay  days each month in which Greenwood  is interested, viz, the smelter the Sth,  Phoenix the 10th, Sunset mine and  smelter the 19th, saw mills and the C  P. "R. the 20th, Mother I/ode and  Number 7 mines the 24-th. Several  other smaller industries which pay  Saturday night* and the first of each  month. This is a nice showing, many  a town would be proud of it. Many a  town (jwould nurse that trade with  jealoiis care, talciitg every opportunity  to show their appreciation of it.  What does Greenwood do ?   What does Greenwood say ?  It rubs its eyes leisurely and yawns  co^���come��� around ��� during ��� office���  hours���  Now, as to amusements "a citizen'  is right. Miners, saw mill men, railroad men and in. fact all kinds of men  spend considerable money for amusement and you cannot draw them to a  town where the stores are closed and  no amusements iu sight.  I can best illaistrate this by comparing a good sLrong man with heart  trouble, to Greenwood. He does not  like poison but the injection of a little  poison as a lieatrt stimulent makes an  artificial life until nature recovers and  the man is able to take care of himself  naturally.  Phoenix, Grand Forks, Rossland,  Victoria and many other towns have  seen the neces&it7 of injecting artifici  al life into their towns, some of -which  might be considered poisorio tes, but it  helps to keep up the,appearance of the  towns until they are firmly landed in  advance of.other tow its like Greenwood  which would adopt a restrktaye policy.  KOTICE is Here!,., LiitffciiihafcSrhhl.il.'sixty-  days from date I intttiul 1o apuly ��� to tlie  H(>iii>ttr;tl>li! Cluuf Coniniis-sloner or.Xaxds and  * Works for permission to purclta.5-c ihe foi lowing described liiiul. situate tiitbB Osoyoos Division pf Yale Distii^t,: CiMnmeii-c^np;. a.1 a,post  ���planted on the . Nortli-vcat coritc^oE J.cliii A.  Conlson's pre-ciiidlion, , (liimce T>!-'o rili 'twenty  'Cliains, thence eaWt forty chains., tlttnc* Soutlv  twenty cliains, 'theuce V-i'-ost Torty-oBiains to the  point of commencement, contal ii iuR [SO] acres,  more or less. : , JOHN A. COVLiaON, .  Dated. Marcli ICtli, 1902, IL  First publication April 4th, 3903.  '  '-Foil sale No. 5 Hydraulic, Rain.6 to.10-  gallb'hs water per,m";hi ater2iaich,<lrive,  1 inch1 discharge. ?: t-ee'-A;. E>, White ���  2nd Hand:Man. ;'        .;, ; ,  FOR SALE.  20 fresh - milk '-cows i-witli'ealves.- Par  iticulars under ,^']3?,.,t3iis.oSice,' . '.',',  ,  HJ^LETT^SHTAWa y. '���"  ;:i-:  ^.'Barristers, :So3vicii;ejaisi   -    ���-;  -;       A A-- . ���/-;��� ������iNOTARIES.'PpElIC.! ���������  CatilB.'Addresk :*��� ��� .".'HA-CtBXi..";-   ;:'    '���  Conies  ;BcdiorSiJI!Neii��'4r  ' More'ia'if. '& TTeXt's'  ���Ij.eitl'e'c's..'.'! V.:  HAX,i.ET?..:;:v;(i.   ,.'..;.. -;:���'  Q*��i:e��ivbdD,  "~ .' '    '        ���   B. C,  ;���:,.:;;- It, Cv SHA.  -i.l��-''!.;.'i;s!:!.;,,'.r-i;,:.fii"��:'-i(.-i:i-.-lf..L :i'-r,t-a*'i!;sni;.--  :../ v!Ba:rristers:'&i$-b: SoiwjiioKS, -C,'.,;  ; r^'-^'/-;: V.    'HNorkxiis;-P!irBu:c;:'G3Tc.;  Offices: Nadeii-PlooiLfclo'clCi-Cpipperstreet,;.,:  *>;*-ij-ii:;N'   '���'''.   ^ ^GreeiiwoparB.C.' v; ���'";.':.a(  J'J'-Ri'iBRowN.;���''''.,';';:-���.''������' .'��� * ;*;' ;,'l;_:J,:v)E'.McrJE6i).i  C^^LE^-'A^^��^^i'iiv:>-*'';':;  ���:������';,:Tv-;Civii;'fiN-f;iNiE;K,;-::;':*' ���?:->  AAA  *;*. :.���.'���      . , i'AA'. , "'-'������'���-A      '���' '-"������'5.' '.A->,A :-.  .;.;;.!.;;;;..'Dominion   ;ah"x>^ ZPRoyiirciAr,1  '   A^:A^j^p^^^^t^J^A:::X^} ^-'^.i  QREETJWOOD;*; :.Lr:'A 's':'a"{i. . B.   O.  ���Am-.  ASHCROFT.  ... ��� -a:a "���'.���'��� -;*-.''; ;:<'Dotninloif'aBdi'' :^ <���-:.-���-���  ".';���. ���/; ' * v^'-ftProylaitisl'ifUan^Siii^eyor^  ;.sv|VlinIng''anai:Engltee'rliig'Si3mys,'-iJa  ;:;'J!v"   ,���'.':r-ubdefgroiinil-Werk-*-Specialty.  Woo<l'j'Block (next Ciistoiils'^IBceO:^.:,-) .-.ii-'.'Jf ^y:  '.y~-A$:i:]'-: - a :i^?^q"B$^^pOT)i-"BS&  SQCIEIIES.  BOUNDXRV YXLE.SY:LODGE'  ^f~:,^r ;NoU$-8i l[piQiTU'}'���$ a a  Meets every-Tijes)daj;-Eyeniit'g-"iivt S.OO, in^theli^  'lbdpe'roViii.at.MiMbnltiJIaUt-.^vAk'-JcitrdJalv.fjiyl---.  tn tion is extehded'/to al^'sijbuKaLiLK^tetliert)^ *  Fjredj:B. :HoIiMBS,if.G..;--(ny-^ E'HtrHhlReeiSec  a:':  '��� ���  ' *":v;m -MFB!:'i;\'-'  j..caouGLaSv^i,wpr::;,:'  EVERYTHING FIKST-CLASS  THE   BEST.;- O^tFOR'EI&N;^AND ?  DOMESTIC W2NES^fi39CPORS-    5  ���������'-,   ���", AND   "CLGJkRS. "���-;; ���   ������-' $  FIRST-CIvASS    SAMPE/E'; KOOMS;  , FOR   TSAVEL,I/ING' MEN."   *'jj  t  ACCOMMODATION FOR-75 GUESTS  Assets  :-1  "STRONGEST IN THE WORLD'*  $304,;568,063.49 ;    _ Surplus'������: . $66,137470,01,  ,Hear the  orner of Gcvern meat and GreenwooJ |  '.'. Streets.;; -,, -.,'���;.';...���.};.  SO .00 in cash will Tmy a seven   drawer [ 605-606-607 Bmpire  new Singer.sewing macli5ci<e. At A. E.'j CHARLES T  White's. 2nd iHand Store, :i ;;i,..   ;,,   ... ..{ ,   ODice Tel.'Brown, 211.,  H. ALLENBERG; Manger,  State Buildings,'.';[��� ���:--..;������'.,,  ,   Spokane, Wash.  iciPP, 'Cashier;  .Residence Tel; South, 801,"  <>000<>0<K>-CK3<X>0<MX><K^^  SAONGE     WICKWIRE  Can sell you. a. lot for a home in any part of town.  Can lend you Money to build a home on easy terms.  Can insure; yqpr home in any ofthe following first-class Companies  ATLAS, GUARDIAN,  THEY ALSO DO A BIT  OF  LIFE.     FJDEUTYl,:.'  ACQlp&NYr'  PLATE GL.ASS A ND  steam boiler  insurance:'  ROYAL,  UNION,  NORTHERN,  CANADIAN,  CONNECTICUT,  LONDON AND  LANCASHIRE,  PHENIX OF-  BROOKLYN,  PHOENIX OF  hartford]  nationalof  IRELAND.


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