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Array ^W0&;;0im*y-  G  iy  ������.'���niKia  ,-ru    ti! ..-���  Vol. 7. -  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY, JUNE 5,'."t  No. 41  Story of a Greenwood's High Grade Mine���Practically Abandoned in 1892 Becomes a Dividend Payer Eleven Years Latter���Result of  Mr. Fowler's Intelligent Development and the Mining Company's Successful Exploitation,  On Monday last the Providence  Mining company paid Wm. Fowler  $12,500, the final installment of the  purchase price for the Providence  mine. The papers were taken out of  escrow and the property legally transferred to the mining company. The  incident concludes another chapter in  the history of a mine which has established an enviable record among the  high grade mining properties of the  world and which will from all indications, .make rich those men who had  coniidence in the merits of the property and the courage to invest their  money in its purchase.  It is now eleven years ago since  prospectors from all parts of the  Rocky mountains and the Northwest  were attracted by reports of the wonderful showings of both high and low  grade ore found on the slopes of  Boundary creek. Among the argonauts was William Fowler, a typical  pioneer mining man, who had been a  prospector for nearly thirty years, and  who had tempted fortune "in ' the  miueral bearing hills between Yukon  and Old Mexico.  THE FIRST   LOCATION  Some prospectors in the summer of  1892 were industriously prospecting  the Providence mineral ciaim situated  at the mouth of Providence creek and  about one mile from the business  centre of the present  city . of-Green-  .wood. There was no town in those  days. The only building where the  city now stands was a prospector's  cabin near Twin creek. Mr. Fowler  was not then working the Providence  but happened to be on tlie ground  when a piece of float assay iug ��478 to  the ton was found. The parties owning the claim redoubled their efforts to  find the lead from which this float came  but did not meet with success. Mr.  Fowler located some ground in the  vicinity, but there were no railways,  not even wagon roads in those days.  The district was hundreds of miles  from railway communication, and as  there was but little prospect of securing such communication   in  the near  "~f iJtufeiMrl Fowler"~ahd" 6tHef~"p"rospec-"  tors went south. He prospected  through Idaho, as far south as Mexico,  and joined the Klondike rush   in  1898.  THE BIG   COPPER   MINES  A new generation of prospectors  came to the Boundary. The copper  market was booming. Copper went  soaring up to 16 and 17 cents per pound  and capital was looking- for big bodies  of copper ore. Attention was diverted  from the smaller high grade leads aud  claims like the Mother Lode, Knob  Hill, Old Ironsides, BigCopp.-r, Sunset  and many others were lee-! i*c\ and  partially  developed.    The., -sold  to big mining corporations, railways  and smelters were built, and Boundary's reputation as one of the loading  copper producers of the world was  securely established.  THE   TRANSITION    STAGE  In the interval of ten years during  which these big properties were developed towns grow up and became  incorporated and the hills became  populated with working miners, bringing with them all the concomitants  of a prosperous mining camp, William  Fowler was prospecting in other  parts, but he never forgot that float  on the Providence. Too experienced  a miner to be discouraged by indications that might deceive others, and  confident that his judgment was not  in error, through all these years he was  satisfied that the lead was there and  that the Providence would make a rich  mine.  RETURN   TO  BOUNDARY  He determined to return to the  Boundary district. In 1892 he came on  the hurricane deck oi a cayuse; in 1901  he came in a passenger car; in 1892 he  camped   on   the   banks   of   Boundary  creek; in 1901 he registered at well  appointed hotel. But the Providence  was still there almost as he left it in  1892. Men were too busy developing  the big copper mines to give much  time or consideration to the Providence. But the claim had been crown  granted years ago. It was held by  people in Spokane and it required time  and the exercise of considerable  patience to secure the property upon  terms favorable to the man who was  ready to stake his all and use his expert knowledge in converting a mere  prospect into a mine.  DEVELOPMENT   BEGINS.  Finally in October, 1901, Mr. Fowler  succeeded in securing the claim under  a lease and bond. He secured the  services of Mr. Whitwell, another experienced high grade miner, and they  went to work. Experience, rare judgment, intelligence and hard work won  out. The lead was discovered in place.  The rich float found ten years before  did come from a well defined lead in  the vicinity and Mr. Fowler had the  satisfaction of knowing that he made  no mistake when he returned to the  Boundary.  LOCAL CAPITAL-  Mr. Fowler did more. He convinced  the business men and others in Greenwood that right at the very doors���aye,  even within the very limits of the  city, there were veins of gold and silver  ore that would bring prosperity and  population to any mining town. To  the credit of Greenwood's business  let it be said, that as soon as conviction  came they were not slow to act. Mr.  Fowler needed money for the further  development of the property and local  people took a half interest. Among  those who became financially interested were W. M. Law, J. A. Russell  and J.J. Caulfield. They puiciiased  a half interest in May, 1902. Development was continued and in June a  shipment of ore was made to the  smelter.    The returns were so  satis  0  factory and the ore bodies m the Providence had been so well developed that  there was-no-longer-any doubt-regarding the value and permanency of the  mine.  THE COMING OF MADDEN  The local people interested then decided to acquire Mr. Fowler's remaining half interest in the property and  as he believed he could develop other  high grade properties in the vicinity  he decided to sell, the price for the  miue being $50,000, in four equal payments of 512,500 each. The Providence  Mining company was organized with a  capital of $200,000, divided into 40,000  five dollar shares. While the company  was being organized  C.  J.   McArthur  For confectionery and other toothsome articles go to the South End  Grocery.    W. S. Graham.  wired Mark F. Madden, of Madden  Bros., real estate and financial  brokers. Chicago, asking if he would  take a small interest in the company.  Mr. Madden and Mr. McArthur had  been boys together back in Colling-  wood, Ontario. One went to Chicago,1  and with several brothers established  a large financial firm there; the other  came west and engaged in mining.  Mr. Madden is a typical Chicagoan,  always ready to make an investment  when there is a fair chance of success  and to his friend's wire he replied that  he would be glad to take an interest,  but wanted more than Mr. McArthur  suggested. He came, he saw and was  conquered. He was quite willing to  take all the interest the local people  wished to part with and he and his associates purchased enough stock to furnish the,money for the initial payment  and leave a working balance in the  treasury of the company. They would  have taken more, but the returns from  shipments of ore were so satisfactory  that the stock was withdrawn from the  market.  PROVIDENCE MINING   COMPANY.  During Mr. Madden's first visit the  Providence Mining company was  fully organized with the following  officers: President, Mark F. Madden.  Chicago; vice-president and manager,  Duncan F. Mcintosh, Greenwood;  secretary-treasurer, W. M. Law, Greenwood. -The board of directors comprise these and J. J. Caulfield, J. A.  Russell, of Greenwood, and J. H. Peat  of Spokane. It may be added that W.  Macey of Phoenix, went into the  original syndicate who purchased Mr.  Fow'.er's half interest and still retains  his interest in the company.  THE GOLDEN STORY.  The deal was made and company  organized in September, 1902. Since  then chapters of the story of the  Providence's golden greatness have  appeared from time to time in these  columns���not for the purpose of boost  iug the Providence mine because there  was no necessity for that because no  .^Y��:.Ut^ff^-i?Qii!AJ^.-g*^ned^^nceJhe.  Providence was able to pay its own  way aud did not depend -open a capricious stock market. The reason for  marking the progress of the Providence  was that its success meant much for  Greenwood and has encouraged others  lo develop high grade mines until today there are a half dozen high grade  shippers near Greenwood. Mr. Mcintosh the superintendent began in  September with a force of five men.  This force was gradually increased  until now nearly fifty men are employed, a hoisting plant has been added and besides the ore shipped n large  amount of development work has been  done. Sixteen shipments of high  grade ore have been made to the Trail  smelters and four shipments of second  class ore to the Sunset smelter. Below  are the shipments and smelter returns:  Pounds-weight Value.  20436 $2 688 35  25960  1 679 06  6580      804 72  36010  1 869 03  30940  2 027 17'  39500   1 892 67  40910  3 190 79  33420  2 442 09  42160...:  2 405 41  32550.......  2 047 55  41530..  :  3 338 82  39060  2 329 24  44270  3 674 63  41970  1 564 58  36350  3 513 13  41360  4 027 27  553 006 39 694 Si  Second class  48758   505 15  49350   502 14  47182   524 09  55638  :...,1005 30  200 928 2 536 68  To this should be added about 51,500  which the company has received from  the smelter on account of increased  price of silver. The figures are given  as shown by the certificate of returns  from the smelter.  Outside the inital payment these  shipments paid the installments of the  purchase price, the last having been  made ou Monday. The mine never  looked better, regular shipments will  be maintained and regular dividends  paid. Of . course there are always  chances in mining but the Providence  will belie all indications if it does not  prove a permanent mine and a handsome dividend payer. And the Providence is not Greenwood's only high  grade mine. Mr. Fowler set the pace ;  other mines have reached the shipping  stage, development has just begun on  some but there are several locations  that are lying dormant and which  could be developed into dividend paying mines.  Bank Changes.  Tntr Mytton^Appointed- Manager -at  Regina.  H. F. Mytton manager of the. Greenwood branch of the Canadian Bank of  Commerce has been appointed manager  of tne Regina branch and will leave  for there in a few days. The promotion is a substantial one. Regina  is the capital of the northwest territories aud is growing rapidly. The  branch of the Bank of Commerce was  opened there a short time ago and Mr.  Mytton is the first regular manager  appointed.  While congratulating Mr. Mytton  en his deserved promotion, general  regret will be expressed in Greenwood  at the loss of a very enterprising and  popular citizen. As president of the  Greenwood Board of Trade" and in  various other ways he was always to the  oundary Ore Shipments*  front  in  promoting the best interests  of the city and district.  Mr. Mytton's successor here will be  W. Allison at present with the Portland branch. Mr. Allison was manager of the bank of B. C. at Kaslo  some years ago but later this branch  was closed. He is a brother-in-law of  Hon. Richard McBride, premier of the  province. ,  Eholt Liberals  Association Organized at Eholt on  Tuesday Last  Tuesday evening the Liberals of  Eholt and vicinity organized the Eholt  Liberal Association. J. R. Brown,  president of the Greenwood Liberal  Association, and Duncan Ross, secretary of the Interior District Liberal  Council, were present and assisted in  the work of organization. There was  a representative attendance. Officers  were elected as follows: President, R.  H. Anderson, vice-president, D. J,  McDonald; secretary-Treasurer, J. W.  McKinnon. The above officers and  Fred Kaiser and Sam McGormand  constitute the executive. Several  liberals at the B. C. and Denoro mines  who had intended to be present, were  prevented by the very wet night, but.  they will join the association later on.  Boarding Schools  Rev. Dr. MacRae, pastor of the  Presbyterian church, will not be able  to return home for another two weeks-.  He has been arranging for the establishment of a boarding school at Calgary and has met with great success.  Similar school may also be established  in this province. These schools will  be under the auspices of the Presbyterian church. Rev. Dr. Herdman, the  superintendent of missions in the west,  is anxious that Dr. MacRae should  attend the meetings of the synod and  general assembly at Vancouver, and  explain the objects of and benefits to  be derived from the establishment of  these schools. Dr. MacRae has arranged that Rev. Mr. Kellogg, a son  of the late Rev. Dr. Kellogg of St.  James' Square Presbyterian church,  Toronto, will occupy the Presbyterian  pulpit here next Sunday and the Sunday following.  Granby Mines .'-.   Mother Lode   B. C. Mine   Snowshoe   Sunset -.   Brooklyn   Morrison   R. Bell ;  Emma   Winnipeg   Golden  Crown ,  Athlestan    King Solomon   No. 7 ..:: '.  City of Paris   Jewel   Elkhorn   Providence   E. P. U. Mines   Miscellanesus   Total Tons    kkk-<~xk~xk~xk~xk~xkkk~x~X":  1900  64 533  5 340 ..  19 444' ..  297 ..  150  1 076  2 250  1 200  2 000  160  3 230  99 730  1901  231 862  99 548    47 517    1 731  . 800  1902.  310 601  141 326  14 727  20 800  8 010  Week.  4 396  2 676  1 260  1 890  364  1903 u  144 452  38 892  10 220  18 490  4 316  8 866  i"  Y  r  r  r  Y  V  *  V  150  ��  560  540  t  ���>  .;.  .���.  650  =1 040    ��� 7 900  785  6Z5  t  850     665  .*.  532  *  325    v.  890  2 175  172  t  r   -'   .;.  _     V  3S9 618  507 Sli   11 426  ���J  For Good Health  Board of health matters were the  principal subject of discussion at the  meeting of the city council on Monday  evening. A letter was read from Dr.  Schon, medical health officer, regarding  the hog cholera; one from the police  magistrate reporting the imposition of  a fine on the city scavenger fot dumping night soil within the city limits;  one from a ratepayer complaining that  backyards were not kept in a cleanly  state-, aud a petition was received ask  ing that buildings partially destroyed  by fire should-be torn down, and also  outhouses connected therewith After  considerable discussion officer Currie  was appointed assistant sanitary inspector with instructions to enforce the  health bylaw; the fire chief was asked  to enforce the clause in the bylaw referring to partially burnt buildings,  and the board of health was asked to  deal with ti:e complaints against the  scavenger.  Cascade Liberals  Cascade liberals organized themselves into an association last week  with the following officers: President,  Donald Dunbar; vice-president, J. H  Macdonald; secretary-treisurer, R. G.  Kltchie; executive committee, James  Morrison, H. S. Turner, A. H.-Thompson, F. E Tebo. W. H. P. Clement  of Grand Forks, who represents that  district in the executive of the Interior  District Liberal Council, was present  and assisted in the organization. Page 2  Che  Boundary Creek Times  Issued Every f riday  Duncan Ross Managing Eimtok  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN  ADVANCE.  Pick Vkak $ 2 00  Six Months  1 25  To Foreign Countries..  2 SO  FRIDAY, JUNE 5,  1903.  AT   LAST  It is said that children cry for  Castoria; some children cry after they  get Castoria; but it is surely because  they are children and not from any  lack of virtue in the panacea.  The people of British Columbia proclaimed their belief that the only  method of securing responsible government was by the adoption of party  lines. A straight conservative government has been formed, and it is surely  the height of folly to cry now.  There were circumstances surrounding the calling of Richard McBride to  the premiership and the formation of  his cabinet that are open to criticism,  but these are. matters for the stump.  If there was treachery, if base ingratitude was shown, and if personal  ambitions have been thwarted, they  reflect on Mr. McBride and the patty  of which he is now leader and cannot  in any way prejudice the standing of  the liberal party with the people.  The great desideratum has been  secured; party government has been  established. It is a waste of time to  now quarrel with the incidents leading  up to the desired end. In every great  political crisis there are always details  that the hypercritical can find fault  with. But the people at such a time  looked to results and paid little  heed to the whining of the disappointed.  What they want are fighters���men  who will face the situation as they  find it and never flinch when their  opponents get an aOvantage.  It is quite true that theconsetvatives  have come out of the late embroglio  with a decided political .advantage  over their opponents. In these practical days it means much to have control of the reins of government and  the patronage.of the province. Speak  ing for ourselves, and ourselves only,  we are glad that the liberals are culled  upon to take the offensive side of the  battle. Read British history, read  ��� Can ad i an_ h is tor y an d j t wi 11 ._bei_.iaa nd  that the liberal party were always  marching upon the entrenchments  of the enemy and fighting unitedly for  a great cause in the interests of the  people. Had a liberal Lieutenant  Governor called upon a liberal to organize a government there would have  been a howl of pai tizanship raised;  there would have been further  intriguing and the desired end iu all  probability would have been frustrated.  Liberals should, and we believe will,  take   their   medicine   like ,-men,   aa^'  make the best of the situation.      ','  After all something was needed to  unite the liberal party in this province.  In the past in provincial matters they  have been active in fighting themselves  and slow in fighting their opponents.  There can be no excuse now for further internal bickering. They have  now a duty to perform���a duty to  themselves, to the great liberal party  of this Dominion, and above all a duty  to this misgoverned province. When  the battle conies, and it must come  quickly, the liberals should have for  their ammunition the very best policy  that the best and most experienced  minds in the party can evolve and  should have ro discord or dissensions  within their ranks.  History will repeat itself. British  Columbia will secure the highest type  of good government when the electors  return the liberals to power. That is  the destiny of the liberal party. That  carries with it a great responsibility.  It is no time to whine about what  might have been; it is time to fight.  The liberals of British Columbia are  built of different stuff from those who  struggled and won through all the  great battles that secured f'.r this  dominion the most perfect form of responsible government if they do not  now unite to give British Columbia  what is its greatest need���good  government.  Since the above was written Mr.  Martin has tendered his resignation as  leader to the executive of- the Provincial Liberal Association. In doing so  Mr. Martin has shown that he is willing to sacrifice personal ambitions iu  the interests of the party. His resignation was accepted. Mr. Martin's  action will do much towards uniting  the party in this province.  OUNDARV   CREEK   TIMES  Board of Trade  Business Transacted at the  Regular  Meetinsr, Wednesday  The regular meeting of the Greenwood board of trade was held on Wednesday afternoon with President  Mytton in the chair. W. G. Gaunce  acted as secretary. Communications  were received from the passenger  agents of the C. P. R., Great Northern,  aud Northern Pacific in reply to letters  sent by the board urging that more attention be given to tourist traffic  throughout the Kootenays.  Premier Prior and Smith Curtis,  M. P. P., acknowledge receipt of communications referring to the creation  of a new assessment district.  The New Westminster board of trade  asked the co-operation of the Greenwood board in securing radical reform?,  in "the "present-- cost���of ���litigation. -  Litigation is now so expensive and  there are so many opportunities for  costly delays that only the rich can  indulge in the luxury, and the poor  man with a good case often hesitates  before entering suit. Barristers  Whiteside and Brown were appointed  a committee to report on the New  Westminster communication.  The president aud the secretary were  appointed a committee lo see provincial officers with the view of ascertaining- whether all precautions are  being taken to prevent the spread if  smallpox on Anarchist mountain, and  Hot Wave Expected  SUMMER APPROACHES and with it the  necessity for numerous articles on which yon  can save money if bought right. Our hardware is purchased only in car lots. We pay  bottom prices and give -our customers the  benefit.  See Our  Ice Cream Freezers���All sizes.  The White   Mountain   (triple   motion)  Leonard"cieanable" Refrigerators and Ice  Boxes.  Screen "Doors and adjustable window screens.   Wire  screening-���assorted widths.    Garden  Tools.   Rubber  and  cotton hose.    Poultry netting-,   all sizes.  MINING   SUPPLIES   A   SPECIALTY.  e efrent of the information not  being satisfactory, the committee was  empowered to wire the premier urging  more slringent measures. The board  then adjourned.  Court of Revision  The municipal council sat Monday  morning and evening as a court of  revision and equalization. The complaints were few. IT. W. Hart,  Phoenix; J. B. Cameron, Wallace,  Idaho; Matie Dean, Kaslo, and one or  two others complained against a too  high valuation, but as the assessed  value of their properties was similar  to that of property in the immcdiale  vicinity, no changes were made.  Property owners should remember that  if the assessed valuation is low, the  rate of taxation must be correspondingly high. A certain amount of  revenue has to be raised to run the  municipality and should the assessed  value of property be reduced it would  mean the imposition of high and  special rates.  LINES, B  SPOONS,        B  LEADERS.     B  ^     RODS.  =��     REELS,  31     FLIES.  ^S The largest-line and the best value ever shown in S^  -������SI ' " * ' " "��� " ��� 9+~~  -* the__cli strict^    You   will   save   money  by  buying B  ^2 your tackle from S��  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Keiser, the popular hosts at the Commercial hotel,  JUholt, have been investing in Spokane  realty. Last week they secured two  handsome residences on the corner of  Main and Division streets for which  they paid $10,000. They have also a  fine fruit farm a short distance from  Spokane.  ijt|��|=||   BOUNDARY   VALLEY   LODGE  ~^%M^* No. 38,1.CO. F.  Meets every  Tuesdav Evening at 8 00 in  the  I. O. O. 1>\ Hall.    A" cordial invi tutioii is extended to all sojourning brelliem.  D. A. Bannerman, Fkkh B. Uolmbs.  N. Ci. Kec.-Sc-c  SOME DENTAL   HINTS  Careful cleansing- of the teeth  is the foundation of all care of  the mouth.  Rational care of the teeth and  mouth seeks to free the cavity of  the mouth of all foreign substance.  Tartar must be removed from  time to time. Loose roots and  stumps must be extracted. Decayed teeth must be filled, or  treated and filled; or extracted.  Artificial substitutes must be  inserted in place of natural teeth  which have been lost.  The sooner a diseased tooth is  treated the more rapidly, painlessly, and cheaper can it be rilled  For this reason teeth should be  thoroughly examined at least  twice a year.  Jt is money well spent to have  diseased roots and such as are  still firmly implanted filled, and,  where necessary, provided with  artificial crowns.  DR. MATHISON  DENTIST  Naden-Flood Mock. Greenwood. B. C.  =ig&:e&:e@g-:S-:S&:e@��-:g-:g-:SfSSg-:%.  TRY OUR  FINE LINE  OF  CHOCOLATES  ! COLES & FRITH  �� Successor to J. X,. Coles.  S��  Books. Stationery. Office Supplies, Etc.  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FINUCANE, /Hanager.  mMMmmMMMMmmmm&  *=3  *=9  fc=r9 THE    BOUNDARY    CREEK    TIMES  &  Business Directory.  MEATS, ETC.  P. BURNS & CO.,  Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants.  AGENTS, COLLECTORS, ETC  FRED B. HOLMES,  Agent,    Collector,     Janitor.       Larg-e  warehouse for storing- g-oods.  P.O. Box 25     Residence opp, city hall.  ASSAYERS-  WALTER E- SEGSWORTH  Provincial Assayer and Chemist.  Control Assays a Specialty.  Greenwood, B. C.  TAILORING.  WILSON & CO.  Merchant Tailors. Greenwood, St.  PARTY LINES AT LAST  Con iniied from page 3.  W. ELSON,  Merchant Tailor.  Copper Street.        Opp. Windsor Hotel.  BARBER SHOPS.  GREENWOOD  BARBER SHOP.  W. FkawuJv, Prop.  Finest Bath Tubs in city.     Baths 25c.  Razors Honed.  Copper Streei.       -     Greenwood, B.C.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  HALLETT& SHAW  Barristkrs, Solicitors,  e Notaries Pubuc.  Cable Address :       hallett."  Codes  i. h. hallett  Bedford M'Ncill's   Grfk.vwood. -  Morelnif & Neal's t-_ Ci  Leiber's.  committee  will  consist  of  the following :  Vancouver Island���R. Hall, W.  Sloan, J. Jardiue.  Kootenay���The interior district Liberal council, D. Ross, secretary.  Lower mainland���J. Martin, J. C.  Brown, J. Oliver and W. J. McMillan.  Middle country���S. Henderson, tl.  G. Muller, M. P. Gordon, R. Borland,  L>. Stoddart.  John Houston, chairman of the  Conservative association executive, today declared that the action of the  Liberals was the most rational yet  laUen. What is the sense, he said, of  a convention declaring- some man  leader who may not be in the next  house, and pledging the support of  candidates to him ?  Conservatives here seem to repudiate  McBride in his new role, and the Colonist sharply lectures him and appeals  to his partly loyalty to s-*.ani'. out of  the way.  Ac the house sitting this afternoon,  Tatlow reported for the special committee, approving the o'iginal estimates in the main but recommending  retrenchment in carrying them out.  The estimates were passed.  Hon. R. McBride partially completed  his cabinet tonight. He retains the  post of chief commissioner of Lands'  and Works. R. G. Tatlow is minister  of Finance and Agriculture, A. E.  McPhillips, Attorney General and R.  F. Green minister of mines. Charles  Wilson will be sworn in as President  of the Council in week. The port of  provincial secretary has not yet been  tilled. The first cabinet meeting wii;  Ije lield tomorrow.  ISoOK   1.  Mav 21.  Cll.U'Tl-'K   1  Struck It Kiel!  Tlie O. I. C. Company h-ive struck  .-some rich bargains in new and second  hand furniture which tiiey are going  to give their customers. Call early  and avoid the rush.  Fogg's   Chemical    Chalk   and P<m-  linti for sale at Coles & Frith's.   J12  ��Taci,*Bi.'j.*T.r��*-.-i-^r-rjc.riruL*T^vr.=-v-jrrT^n.-:.r^  |p*3^E��ss!EffiaaKP_��ra.'K3^^  O.i  the  Dunii)  The O. I. C. have thrown many nick-  nacks, sue!) a.s fishing rods and tackle,  smokers' utensils, bicycles, baseballs,  firearms, watches, dinner pails, etc.,  on the waste dump, to be sold at prices  that will astonish the natives.  11     !������������������  ^.JL*,  Assays High  The O. I. C. Company have some  new and second hand pianos for sale  or to reut that assay high in tone and  finish.  Up-to-Date jewelry  We would advise all teamsters and  liverymen iu need of horse and mule  jewelry to give us a call.  Cowbell Shall Not Ring Toniz&t  That's a beautiful piece; but what's  more beautiful and pleasing- ihaii to  wake up in the morning and hear your  cowbell.    We have 'em in all sizes.  plll��i?li  ; *- ~. - r*vwny*zxjKiir  IWITUKE  CARPETS     1  CROCKERY   I  GLASS \Y ARK 1  CUTLERY |  SILVERWARE!  BAR GOODS  Pool and billiard  tables  for  sale  or  rent, A. L. White & Co.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  The   largest   hotels   and   finest  residences in B.C. were furnished by us throughout  Victoria, b. c. |  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  To William .McDonald and tu any person or  ���persons to whom lie may liave transferred his  inn-rest in tin-"Irene" mineral claim situate in  Smith's tamp in the Keltle River Mining Division of Vale District, liritish Columbia.  YAli are hereby notified tliat 1 have expended  JlOO.OOiu order to hold tlie above.named ���'Irene'  mineral claim under the provisions of the  Mineral Act, that you owe tne a balance of  S30.P0 on your proportion of the said sum for  your undivided five sixth's interest in thesaid  claini on thelast assessment done ou said claim  and that you owe me a balance of $16.87 for  your share of the previous Assessment ou tlie  said claini and'if within 'JO -.lays from the first  insertion of this uotice you fail or refuse to  contribute the sum of $52.87 which is now due  by vou, lR|r��llier with all costs of advertising,  your interest in the said mineral claim will become the property of me the subscriber, vour  co-owner, under section 1'our of an Act entitled  the "Mineral / ct Amendment Act, 1900."  Dated at Greenwood, B.C. the 16th day of  April, 1903.  McLeod & Brown, EMMANUEL PASTRONI  Solicitors       Julv 17  II. c. SHAW.  MfOLEOD & BROWN  Barristers and Solicitors,  Notakiks Pubuc. i-;c  Offices: Wallace-Milk'.-block. Copper sir-ei.  Greenwood, B.C.  J. R. Brown. i. V. McLiion.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE,  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendell Block, Greenwood, B.C  CHARLES AE. SHAW,  Civil Engineer,  Dominion    ahs    Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Office with Gaunce & Wickwire.  Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD,    .-       :       ;       ;    B.    C.  A. E. ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Mining and Engineering Surveys.  Underground Work a Specia.lry.  Wood Block (next Customs oflice.)  GREENWOOD, B. C.  For Sale���Best vacant corner in  Greenwood, lot 13, block 7, al three*  fourths assessed valuation for 1903; lot  20, block 13, al one-half assessed value.  O.AOKMnikT & Hall, 703 N. Vf. bloi U,  Aentilt,  Wash.  Take a Rubber  What you don't see, ask for. We  can-}*- everything- from the straw that  broke the camel's back lo a cannon.  Tlie 0, I. C. New and 2nd  Hand Store.  A. L. WHITE & CO.  P.S.��� Yes, we still sell stoves at  prices so low that people imagine: we  stole them.  MORTAGE SALE  DF MUMf FREEHOLD" PROPERTY;  Under and by virtue of the power of sale contained in a certain mortyafre, which will be produced at the time of sale, there will be offered  for sale by PUBLIC AUCTION by W. G.  Gaunce or E. T. Wickwire, in the town of Anaconda, B. C, at the mortgaged properly, ou  Monday the iSt day of June A. U. 1903, at 12  o'clock noon, the following property: ���  All and Lingular those parcels or tracts of laud  and premises in the town of Anaconda, in  Osoysos Division of Yale District, British Columbia, being composed of Lots 13 and 14, iu  Block 16, according- to the Subdivision of a portion ofthe North half of the Soutneast quarter  of Section 32,-iu Township 70. according to plan  deposited iu the Laud Registry Oflice al Kamloops as No. 24.  Erected ou the said lots are two dwelling  houses, containing5 rooms each.  For further particulars and Conditions of  Sale, apply to  HARRIS & BULL,  Vendors Solicitors, Vancouver, ]��. C.  Or to GAUNCE & WICKWIRE,  (ireeuwood, B. C.  Vancouver, 4th May 1903.  MINERAL, ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  GOLD FINCH Mineral Claini. situate in  the  Kettle    Kiver    Mining-   Division   of   Yale  District.   Where  located :    Skylark camp  TAKE NOTICE that I, John P. McLe��i  Free Miner's Certilicaie No. U54*J54 as  agent for Ch;iiles W. Ii. Suiisr.ni. Free Miner's  Certificate No. Li. 54-J7t>��� intend, sixty days from  the date iiereof,-to apply tothe Mining h'ec  order for a Certiiicate of Improvements for  the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant to  the an��v-- claim.  And fin'ther take notice that action, under  secti'.-n 37, must be commenced before the is  suance of sucli Certificateof Iniprovements.  Da:e i thi.-; 13th day of December. 19)2.  J. P. McLEOD.  Last issue March  A crowded hotiie greeted J. M. Mc-  Closkey, the blind entertainer, on Saturday evening- last. Mr. McCloskey  gave some interesting recitations depicting western life. Mrs. Oliver,  Miss Bertha Flesher, Litt1e Gladys  Harvey and Tom Murray contributed  to the entertainment; Miss Wilson  acting as accoinpaniest. W. G.  Gaunce, who was chairman, introduced Mr. McCloskey in au eloquent  address.  Firs at Deadwood  Tne Columbia hotel at Deadwood,  B. C, was completely destroyed by fire  Friday afternoon. The fire was first  noticed tin the second floor above the  kitchen stove. It soon spread, and in  a short time the hotel, stables and outhouses were completely destroyed.  The hotel was owned by J. Thompson  and occupied by'Bert Lay, who leased  it a short time ago. There was SS00  insurance on the building. I^ay had  no insurance and lost considerable  liquors, furniture and supplies.  To C. D. CAMPBELL, and PETER Me  BRIDE, late of Greenwood, ia Yale Dis  trict :~-  St'KS : You arc hereby nolihed that I have  expended One Hundred Dollars (S100.00) in having the "Admiral" -Minora. Claim, situaie iu  Providence Camp iu the Kettle Kiver Mining  Division of Yale District in British Columbia,  surveyed, to count as au assessment, and the  further sum of -2.50 in reeordiii"- sueh survey  as un assessment in order to hold said claim  under the provisions of Section 24 of the "Mineral Act," as will, appeal-, by a Certificateof  Work recorded in Ihcolliceof tlie Mining Recorder for the ICettle River Mininir Division of  Yale District, on the 12th day of May. 1TO2;  such expenditure being the auion.il required to  hold the said claim for the year ending on tlie  14th day of May, 1002;  And if within ninety days after the publication of this notice, you, or either of you fail or  refuse to pay or contribute your portion ofthe  expenditure' required under said section 24, to  gether with your portion of all costs of advertising, the interest of such of. you a.s fail or  refuse to contribute your portion of said expenditure and costs of advertising, shall become vested in the subscriber (your co-owner)  under section + of tlie. "Mineral Act Amendment Act, !'>��.-'  Dated at ���. ree il wood. B.C.,  this  13t!i   dayof  March, VS<~>3.    Last issue June 13.  llAi.Lin-i- fc Shaw,     THOMAS HEMMERLE.  Solicitors.  A FARMER CURED OF'RHEUMATISM  ���' A man living ou a farm near here  came in a short time ago completely  doubled up with rheumatism. I handed him a bottle of Chamberlain's Pain  Balm and told him to use it freel3' and  if tot satisfied after using- it he need  not pay a cent for it," says C. P. Ray-  der, of Pattens Mills, N. Y. ''A few  days biter he walked into the store as  a string-and-haiided me-a-dollar saying, 'give me wiother bottle of Chamberlain's Paim Balm. I want it iu the  house all the time for it cured me."  For sale by J. h. White Greenwood and  A. fi\ Thomas Midwav.  We  are   still   doing   business   at the  South End Grocery.      W. S, Gkakam.  Neatly and Quickly  executed at the::::::  lll%'4# VIE  RAiLWAY.  ;URS10N  RATES  %-��V5j=*tJWR.*3,��-v��rs<K,?r;-.a  JUNE 4, 5, 24f!i to  30th  JULY 15, 16, AUG, 25, 26.  FROM GREEMW00D  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICK.  "COPPER TRUST  FRACTIONAL", -SCR-  ANTOX     FRACTIONAL"    and     "OTIS  FRACTIONAL"  Mineral Claims,   situaie  in   llic   Kettle   River   Mining   Division  of,  Yale District.    Wliere Located :    In   Dead-j  wood camp. o  TAKE NOTICE, that I, Isaac II. Hallett. as  airent lor Francis J. Finucane, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 1141713, intend, sixtv davs from  the date hereof to apply to tlie Miuiuji' KVcrder  for Certificates of Improvements for i lie purpose of obtaininjr Crown Krauts of the above  claims.  Aril furtlier take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before tliu issuance, of melt Certilicates of Improvements  Dated tliis 2>ud dav of April. A.I).. l'Jli.l  Ju'.v 31 I. ii. IIALLKTT.  When  You  See  It  Iii  The  Times  It  Is  SO.  In  Other  Paners  XX  v.A   ' ���v v1. ./  ST. PATJD  MINNEAPOLIS  DTJLUTH  KANSAS CITY  I  CHICAGO  TORONTO  :dTtfl5RAI/ ACT.  Ceilhiujte of Improvement.  NOTICE.  ARLOTV,,   ii-.A YOUNG GEORGE Mineral  Claim-;   iii M'.tc in tlie Kettle River Mining-  Di visit it 11 Yale District.   AViiere located :  Pass C>m.*i. Camp.  TAKE   <vr.C-)CE  that'I. John  P. McLeod,  Free Mine.'! ''.'ertificate No. DS4954 as agent for  Andrea Pr.j   ; . Free Miner's Certiiicate No.B  30252 and   :-':2i.i!b J.  Finucane Free  Miner's  Certificate      N'o.       B74202       intend       sixty  days   frott   .1,; J.o.te hereof to apply   to    the  mining; re.t':i-;i   for     icertificate ot iirprove  ment  for  i-.c   purpose  ,    .oblainini    ?  crown  grants for..' !iwe claims.  And  fui'i'i:!    ike notice that action  -j.-.dei  section 37  :i  iu  be commenced befo;i the issuance of , .-ill certificate of improven-ats  Dated t'.t'.' !";<' dav of December,��    0., 1902.  J. P. McLEOD.  Last issue Marcli 23  MINERAL ACT, 1900.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE  "MAYFLOWER" "LILLIE MAY" and"7:3o"  Mineral Clainis, situate in the Kettle River  Miniiifr Division of Yale District.  Where Located :    On Horseshoe Mountain.  TAKE NOTICE, that I, Isaac II. Hallett, as  a^eut for Herbert R. Davidson. Free  Miner's Certificate No. B 41905, intend  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Miu!u<r Recorder for certificates of Iniprovements, for the purpose of obtaining crown  grants of the above claims.  And further take notice thai action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certilicatesof iniprovements.  Dated this 10th dav of Februi.-ry, 1903.  *May27 '        I. H.  HALLETT.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "MYRTLK" Mineral.Claim,   situate- in   the  Kettle   Kiver  Mininfr    Division   of    Yale  District.  Wliere Located :    In Greenwood Camp.  TAKE NOTICK that I, Isaac H. Hallett a  ajroiil'for James Sutherland Chris-  holm Fraser, Free Miner's Certificate No.  H 42433, intend sixty davs from the  date hereof, to apply lo tho Mining Recorder  tor a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a crown grunt of the above  claim.  Aud further tal<e notice that action, tuider  section 37, must be commenced before the a-  suauceof such certificateof improvements.  Dated this 2nd day of February, A. D. 1 903.  Last Issue April 23. I. H. HALLETT  MINERArACT.  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICE.  KAFFIR KING Mineral Claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Y'ale District. AVhere loeated : On Horseshoe  Mountain, Main Kettle River, lying -sou(Ji-  erly from the Ilarna'o mineral claim,  TAKE NOTICE that we Alex. Waddell,  E. Sullivan, J. S. Harrison and M.-McMvnn, Free Miners' Certificate Nos. li -10,450;  )i 40.449; 13 30,500, and 1140,602 respectively, in-  tend sixty days from the date hereof, to apply  tothe Mining recorder for a certificate of Im.  provements, for the purpose of obtaining a  crown Grant of tlie above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37. ���must lie commenced before the issuance of such certificate of Improvements.  Dated thisSlsl duv of Mav, A.D. 1902.  flip IH1  j MONTREAL,  !NEW YORK  I       \    e �� >    '-S3  J   lphiv.\iU  Coi'iesipoiidinfj K-ites to all  EASTERN POINTS       T  Tickets available  via   LAKE ROUTE i  int'l tidiiu;- niBitls ami berth. :  For  time  frtbh's rates  and in-  foriiKstioii. ai'ply to local ngvnt  E. R. K13PPATH. Agrciit,  Greenwood.  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  EOURTH-OF-JULY, Miueral Claim, sitjatc  in the Knttlc River Mininir Division of Yaje  District. Where located:���Hear to Canyon  Creek. Main Ketlle. River.  TAKE NTOICEtlint we Alex. Waddell and  K. Suiiivan. Free Miners' certilicaie Nos.  !'��� 40,450 and 15.40.449 respectively, intend, sixty  .i:i .-- from tlie date hereof, lo apply to the  .'\ii:i r-LT N'ecordcr for a Ceriifieale of Improve-  ii-K-:!!-. f >: the purpose of obuiiniuga Crown  Cvnip ot iin- tihove claim.  And iunlK'-r take notice lliat aetiou uudrr  .-,-,- ilnii Ai. ii.u��t l-,e colli iiieiiceil before tlie issu-  an, i- of such Certificate of I mproveniouts  l):i-.ed this 31st. dav of Mav. A. D. 1902.  Z. J. CO VUC. .1. S. uATICW,  A.C- 1". A... V a-km im-r. ]).!'.A. Nelson  &UUttliUiUiUiUUiMJUiU^  priMiTiiifi  i Jii&lei  ji'1'" in  JlillRU  ie Bronciies eu ilie cilj.  For prices uf lots and othe;  information ntkires:1  *%L  Greenwood is the financial :mo commercial ec-nlie ci :hi.-  .Boundary Creek District. It is tlie su]:pi_v i.�� iii It t iiic  Mining' camp;-,. From the city roads lead to Ci'ecr-.vi.i.t;.  Deadwood, Copper, Smiuuii. Lent;; Lh'kc, Skylark. White  and Atwood, Yvrelling-t.on and other Boundary Creek camps.  V.' ���'  Mineral Act 1896.  CliBTlFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  "UI'-.III.AND  LASS"  Mineral Claim, sitt-ate  in tlie Keltle Kiver Mining Division of Yale  llistlict.  Where located : In Deaver camp.  rT"AKI! NOTICE, lliat I, Isaac II. Hallett.as  .1 tiL'eui for .loliii Tliomas Dell. I'ree Min-  er's Cri'ii ii(.:iti-Xi,. ll.-S5t'��o. :md Oeoii/i: Arthur  Kendeil. l-'ie- Miner's Certilicaie No. I!4I'J03,  intend.        sixty       d;iy* from     the        dale  heicnl. to apply lo the Minimi- Kecorder for  Certili(*ates of 1 lupr.iveiueuts, f,jr the purpose  ot obtaining Crown Orant ol the above claim.  And further t.-it.e noiice tlmt aclion, under  seetiun 37. must be comme.uced before the i,;-  su:inceof such Certilicates of Improvements.  !>;iled th'-sJiilh dav of I-'ebruarv, l'lo2.  -May 27 ' 1. II. HALLETT.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  RO't.Wocd :r C. Scoti G;:l;ow:iy,  To J...S. MoCLINTOCK, JOHN REYNOLDS  and any others concerned :  You are hereby notified that I have expended  in labor and improvements on the ���'Deerhorn"  Mineral claim.'sit uated iu   Dead wood Camp, in  the Ketlle River Miniiifr Division  of Yale Dis.  trict. the sum of ���JliM.Oo, and ~2.',li   for recording  tile same, such beiue- the  amount   required and  necessary   to  hold   the  said   elaini    und^r  the  provisions of !he -"Mineral   '":!--nrid A mend int.'  Acts: and   if at   tlie o.\i*'   ..i,,-.i   of nin,-t\* davs  from   the tl.ise <f  the   lir.-i   pa'ulicaiioii of tliis  C j notice   in  ihe   I'.oimd.-iry  Creek Times you fail  to contriliTi-e your portion of  such ex-  iiely -f' 7.l'7 together ivith  all costs  iutere-t in   si-d   minentl  ;>...   ; claim shall become vested in nui ivoiireo-owner,  o��� i upon hliiiir iu the   pn.pei   oflice  in   thai  behalf  .'.".~. ' the r.flidavi; re,|i:ired by 'sec'inn 4 of the -'Min-  ,--���    eral Ae; A un-mlment Ac'. l''^t"  Dated this.",rd dav of r.i.ircli. l')fG.  i:fiSE C. DAVEY.  Last ptiblicativit June I.s.  ;...  j pend it are. n.'iinely -r-7  ------    of  :olvertisin;r.   -.-out  lt|  .1 THE.  BOUN >AY CREE5K   TIMES  PageS  PARTY LINES  AT LAST  Richard McBride Forms a  Tory Government  II  An Early   Appeal to  the   ��Iectois  Will Follow.  Victoria, June, 2.���The party line  line issue iu British Columbia politics  is at Jas.t clearly drawn.  Today Richard McBride, who yesterday was leader- of his majesty's opposition in the house, is no longer at  the head of that body. He has dissolved his following-, and will seek  support from those with whom he is  associated in Dominion political  affairs.  The outcome was not unexpected.  After the rising- of the house yesterday  afternoon, certain members of the McBride party indicated that their vote  in favor of adjournment would be reversed today unless McBride formed a  straight Conservative, government. It  then became patent that at the opposition caucus to, be held last night a  determined effort would be made to  foJce that view on the party.  Events proved that what many predicted would happen actually took  place. The majority of the opposition  were agreed in the opinion that the  party which had won the fight, and  whose leader had logically been sent  for, by his honor to assume the control  of affairs, should commonly participate  in the fruits of that victory. At the  same time due recognition was accorded to the clamor throughout the country for party lines, and the opinion of  some of the members seemed to be  that to go to the country on any other  basis would be.to, invite defeat.  Finding this sentiment prevailing,  the L/iberal members gracefully ac  cepted the situation and intimated, that  after what had been expressed they  could only, lose in dignity by consenting to serve longer in their old relation, No vote, so.it is stated, was taken  but the situation.was tacitly accepted  by all.present.  At a late hour last night McBride announced:that he had decided to form a  government on party lines. It would  be a Conservative ministry, and he  would attempt, if possible, to pass  supply in the house.  This morning Tatlow was sworn in  as president of the council.  The new premier, realizing the debt  heLowesLtQ:_the Jarge.Jc^lQwjng^pf^l/ibr  erals who have assisted very maceri-  ally in placing him in the position he  today occupies, says he is prepared to  deal fairly with them. In the supply  which is proposed to. be voted, he wants  no unfair advantage to be taken. He  is satisfied that the estimates to be presented for consideration of the house  to cover necessities of the time intervening before the netf house can be  called together, should be fairly distributed.  In line with this idea, a committee of  theJiQ.use, composed of five from each  side, were,asked this morning- hv McBride to undertake a n.\. . . ^f the  estimates, and tp consider any items  which might be of a contentious  character. This committee went to  work, and cansisted of Semlin, Paterson, Tatlow, Fulton and Kidd, for the  old opposition, Clifford, Houston, Mclnnes, Hall and Ellison for the old  government party.  The step which has been taken has  caused a good deal of bitterness. Conservatives regard this step of the opposition leader as rather sharp practice  on his part in supplanting the recognized head of the party, and in response to a telegram Charles Wilson,  the leader, came down from the main-  latid last night. Houston, of Nelson,  chairman of the Conservative executive, is a gentleman who is supposed  to accurately represent the views of  the party. Houston looks very much  askance at the new chief, and if any  one wants to make the Nelson leg is  lator warm he need only ask him his  opinion of the probable outcome for  the Conservative party in the Kooten-  ays with its, aggregation of dismissed  and discredited chiefs and its new  leader.  Among   Liberals  there  is a disposition to accept the situation philosophi  cally. Men like Munroe, Oliver and  Paterson are recognized as heavyweights of the old opposition party,  and without their prestige much of  what has been accomplished could not  have taken place. It is probable that  the disintegration of the party would  have come sooner had not Mr. McBride  repudiated as an error and a slip of the  tongue, on the day of the defeat of the  Prior government, a statement that he  favored an appeal to the country at  once on party lines.  Smith Curtis, on the other hand,  warmly approves the position Mr. .McBride has taken.  On every hand Liberals are insisting that the party must 'now be got together, its differences healed and a  united front presented for the approaching fight.  The slate of min sters which McBride  will ultimately submit to his honor was  stated by one pf his closest friends this  morning to be as follows:  Premier and chief commissioner of  lands and works, R McBride; minister  of finance, R. G. Tatlow; attorney  general, Charles Wilson; minister of  mines, R. F. Green; provincial secretary, J. F. Fulton; president of the  executive council, A. E. McPhillips.  R. E. Gosnell will continue to act as  the premier's private secretary.  Victoria, June 3���The resignation  of the laberal lea.dersh.ip by Joseph  Martin at the meeting of the provincial executive in Vancouver today has  enormously increased the prospects, of  victory for that party at the next election. There is now a disposition on  the part of the Liberals on all sides to  accept the decision of the executive  not to hold a convention but to allow a  committee to arrange the campaign  and allow the members of the next  house to. select their own leader. This  Continued on Page 4  Do you use B i-.i Ribbon Tea ?  WE WARRANT EVERY BOTTLE.  If troubled with rhematism, give  Chamberlain's Pain Balm atrial. It  will; .not-..cost you; a cent if he dpes,no  good.,, One; application^will Relieve the  pain. It alsq.ctires spraius andjbRuises  in one-third the time required' by 'any  other treatment. Cuts, burns, frostbites, quinsy, pains in the side and  chest, glandular, and, other swellings  are quickly cured by applying it.Every  ���bottle warranted;. For. sale by,.J. L.  W.hite,Green\\ood, and A. F. Thomas,  Midway.  MINERAL   ACT,  Certificate of Improvements.  ' NOTICE.    ' *      -    ���'������  OLD GUARD Mineral Claim, situate, in tqe  Kettle. River Mining-,. Division , of Yale  District. ��� Where locaied : In- White's  Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, John P. McLeod  executor of the estate of Alex. Wallace,  deceased, Free Miner's Certificate No. Bs4954,iu-  tendi sixty, days from the date here f, to apply  to the Mihing.Reeorder for Certifies tes of Improvements, for the purposeofobtaii, ag Crown  Giant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, ttnder-  section 37, must he commenced before the is  suance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 2Sth dav of January, 1903.  *Jul��22I_^_/__.:_^. _  _   J,JP, McLeod..^  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "DANDY" 51 d "SURPRISE FRACTIONAL'  MinerEt C aims, aituale in tbe Kettle River  Miniitf  >". ivision of Yale District.  Where . cated :   Greenwood Camp.  TAKE -.OTICE that I, John P. McLeod,  Free Miner's Certiiicate No. B��4954, as  ag-ent for Sydney M. Johnson, Free Miner's  Certificate No. B4175I, Intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the Mining- Recorder for a Certificateof Improvements, for the  purpose of'obtainiuir a Crown Grants of the  above claims.  And" furtlier take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced-before tbe  issuance of such Certificates of  Improvements.  Dated this 12th day of March A. D., 1903.  Last ins. May 13 J. P.McLEOD  Certificate of Improvements-  STARLIGHT Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.   Wliere located:���In  Skylark Camp,  TAKE NOTICE that I Frederic Blackmail  Holmes, Free Miner's Certificate No. B. 311593,  for myself and as Donald Alexander Canieren,  Free Miner's Certificate No. U. 30243 and Alexander B. Coutts Free Miner's Certificate No.  B. 41959, intend sixty days from the date hereof,  to apply to the Mining-Recorder fora Certificateof Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the aboveclaim.  And further lake notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of improvements.  Dated this 1st. dav of mav, A. D. 1903.  '      F. B HOLMES.  JUST WHAT YOU NEED.  Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver  Tablets are just what you need when  constipated; when you have no appetite, feel dull after eating and wake up  with a bad taste in your mouth. They  will improve your appetite.cleanse^atul  invigorate your stomach and give, you  a relish for your food. For sale bj-  J. L. White Greenwood and A. F.  Thomas Midway.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICK.  yucon   fractional  Mineral claim, sitttiile in  the  Kettle   River Mining Division of Yale  District.     Where located:���iu  Long Luke  Camp.  take notice that I Mary Garland Free .Miner's   certificate   No. B41754. intend,  sixty da3-s  from thedate hereof, to apply lo the Mining recorder for a  certificate of  Imprevemeiits, for  the prrpose of obtaining- a crown Grant of the  absve claim.  And further take notice  that  action,   under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  ' Dated this 5th day of May A. D. 1903,    Mary Garland.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements  JEWEL Mineral Clai.n, situate in the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale District.  Where located:���In Triple Lake Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I C. A. E. Shaw agent  for Wellington Elson Free Miner's certificate  No. B54904, iutend, sixty days from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a  certificate of Improvements, for the pnopose of  obtaining a crown Grant of the above claini.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this Twelfth day of September, A. D.  1902.   C. A. E.Shaw, P. L' S.  MINERAL ACT-  Certificate of Improveinents.  NOTICE  "TRAPPER". Mineral Claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale  District  Where Located : On Horseshoe Mountain.  '"PAKE NOTICE, that I, Isaac H. Hallett,  _L as afent for Herbert R. Davidson, Free  Miner's Ct tificate No. B4I9O5, and Henrv B.  Thoen, Free Miner's Certificate No. B41731,  intend, sixty days from the date hereof to  apply to the Mining Recorder for aCertificate  of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining  a Crown Grant of the above claim  And further take notice that action, under  Section 37,  must  he commenced  before  th  issuance of such Ceitifnate of Improvement.  Dated, this, 10th day of February,A. D., i903.  ���-���������������'���'���:���'��� I. H. HALLETT.  Last issue 13th May  Ka^lal^&riJCiJiiCii^iilfi/ ;  > Nelson, & Fort Sticppard Railway Co.  Red, Mountain-Railway Co.  Washington & G. K. Co,  Yan.Vic&E. Ry.&N. Co.  The only all rail route between points  east, west and south to Rossland, Nel-  ;Son, Grand Forks and Republic. Connects at Spokane with the Great Northern, Northern Pacific and O. R. &  N. ' Co., for points east, west and  south; connects at Rossland and Nelson with the Canadian Pacific Ry.  Connects at Nelson with the K. R.  and N. Co., Kaslo and K. & S.  points.  Connects at Curlew with  stage for  Greenwood and Midway, B. C.  : Buffet  cars run  on   trains betweeii  Spokane and Republic.  Effective Nov. 22, 1902-  Leave Arrive  9:25 a. m. Spokane        5:45 p. m.  10:15 a. m. Rossland       5:10 p. ni.  7:00 a. m. Nelson 8:00 p. 111.  11:00 a. m.   (Millers, Grand   4:00 p. m  Forks)  9.15 a. m. Republic      5:40 p. m.  H. A. JACKSON,  ._-. ^���_.Genera.LPassenger Agent,��� ���__.__  Spo   kane.Wash  NOTICE OF FORFEITVRE.  To A. BRANSON,  D.R.CAMPBELL, D. A.  CAMERON and any others concerned :  You are hereby notified that I have expended  in labor and improvements on the "Boston"  "Toronto" aud "St. Louis" Mineral clainis,  situate en Cranberry Creek, West Fork of  of Keltle River, in the Kettle River Mining-  Division of Yale District, the sum of Three  Hundred Dollars, aud S7.50 for recording- the  same, such being- the amount required and  necessary to hold e said claims under the  provisions of the "M' eral Act' aud Amending  Acts; aud if at the expiration of ninety days  from the date of the first publication of this  notice in the Boundary Creek Times you fail  or refuse to contribute your portion of such ex  penditure, namely $230.50, together with al  costs of advtrtising-, yotir interest in said  mineral claims shall become invested in me  (your co-owner) upon filing in the proper office  in that behalf the affidavit required by Section  4 of the "Mineral Act Amendment Act, 1900."  Dated this 28th day of October, 1902.  JOHN N. GREDEN  Last puplication Jan. 31,1903.  ���X"X'<K'<MX'K'��X'K"X',<'MX��X'��*<^  0-0000<KKX>0<>0-OOOC-OCK>0-000000 S O0-OCK>00-CK>CK>000<>-CK>0-O0-OOOOCK>  MINERAL ACT-  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICE.  "DIAMOND JOE" and "DOUBTFUL" Mineral   Claims   situaie   in   tli"!   Kettle River  Mining- Division of Yale Distiict.  Wherelocated in Snmmit Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. C.A. E.Shaw, agent  for Jane Russell Free Miner's Certificate No. B54807. James C. Helm, Free Miner's  Certificate No, B5S0S5. Wellington Elson. Free  Miner's Certificate Nc. B54904. Evan Parry,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B5SOOO. and William B. Peterson. Free Miner's Certificate No.  B 64807, intend, sixty days from thedate hereof,  to apply 10 ihe Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose ot  obtaining a Crown Grants of the above claims.  And further take notice that action, nudei  section 37. must be cuniMeuced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvement!-.  Dated this 26th day or March, A. D. 1903.  C, A. E. SHAW, P. L. S.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  AMANDY   Mineral    Claim,    situate    in    the  Kettle    River    Mining-  Division   of  Yale  District.    Where located :    In Long Lake  camp.  TAKE NOTICE mat I, C. JE. Shaw agent  for James Hunter, Free Miner's Certificate No.  IIS6922 intend, sixty days from  the date hereof,  toapply tothe Mining Recorder fora Certificate  of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining  a Crown Grant of the aboveclaim.  And further take notice  that action,  under  section 37, must be commenced  before the issuance of sueh Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this Sth day of July, A. D. 1902.  First issue Nov. 28. C. A. E. SHAW.  #���THE��������  Established 1896.  Published   at  Greenwood,   B,   G  The Mining, Smelting and Conv  mereial Centre of the Boundary,  !��;-< iilK'iC*  Hi  !W7I|  m  lE'.'vi  ilea  to  Great  Britain* Canada  and; United States for $2 per an^  num> Other countries $2,50*  ^  Address  MINERAL ACT.  '    Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE.  "BEAVER" Mineral   Claim, situated   iu   the  Kettle   River    Mining   Division   of  Yale  District.  Where located : On Beaver Creek.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for John T. Bell, Free Miner's  Certificote No. B55460. Dnncan Mnrry, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B41715, and William  Black, Free Miner's Certificate No. B  54886, intend, sixty days from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a  Certificate of Improvements, for tlie purpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.  Dated this 12th day of March, 1903.  I. H. HALLETT  Last issue uaj 27.  GREENWOOD, B. C,  ���T  '?  T  '?  V  'f  T  ?  V  <r  '?  T  '?  <J  H'  T  T  t  T  '?  it  a'  ly  O'  <t  li  I  ?  >?  ,'t  rt  It  r  "t  T  r  6*  * ?>OCH>000<><><><>(>0<H>0 OOOOtXWOOv- ooo oooo ooooooooooooooooo-tw I (J  THE   HOQIs JAY CREEK   TIMES  r?tts  a-  Variety of Patterns  The Latest Goods  Best Workmanship  Perfect Fitting  Satisfaction Guaranteed  The Union Label  Suits That Suit  We Make no Others.  Wilson & Co.  TAILORS   Copper St.        Greeuwood.  PerfectSig  a matter of Foresight  Many  cases of eye trouble  are averted by early  application of proper lenses.   Pre  sent   neglect   means   future  trouble.  J. L. WHITE  Druggist and Optician,  Greenwood. B. C.  WHEN IN NELSON  STOP AT THU  HOTELS  The new manager B. Tomkins  has made it the leading- hotel of  the Kootenajs.  Residence Destroyed.  J.  B. Derosier's Home Cc...:!..:^a by  Fire Wednesday Evening.  The two story residence of J. B.  Derosier situated near the brow of the  hill almost opposite the C. P. R. railway station was completely destroyed  by fire on Wednesday evening. The  cause was a defective tttte. The tire  broke out through the roof about ten  o'clock at night. When Mr. Derosier  noticed the bla?.e the roof was a mass  of flames. There were no facilities for  extinguishing- the blaze and Mr. Der  osier turned his attention to saving the  furniture. But few people in the city  noticed the fire. J. R. Brown and one  or two others went up and helped to  remove the furniture to a place of  safety.  The loss is fully S2.000. Tqe house  cost S1,S00 and besides stables and out  houses were destroyed. There was  only SSOO insurance.  The estimates, supplimentary estimates were passed yesterday and the  ^legislature prorogued. Among the  votes passed was one of S7,000 lo complete the West Fork road. The other  estimates for this district were passed  as brought down about a month ago.  HIGHLY  PLEASED  Granby   Directors  Inspect  Company's   Mines.  mi rai mm  On the Athelston  Mine, Situated in  Wellinton Camp  Phoenix, June 3.���A party of leading authorities in the copper industry  of the North American continent, accompanied president S. H. C. Miner  to day on an inspection of the Granby  mines in this camp.  Included in the party were John  Stanton, the noted copper statistician  and president of the five large companies operating in the lake section of  Michigan; Clement S. Houghton,  capitalist, of Boston; A. L. White, of  New York; J.~~B. Francis Herreshoff,  vice-president of the Nichols Chemical  Co., of New York; which refines all the  copper produced in British Columbia;  W. A. Paine, of Boston, largely interested in the Michigan copper mines,  and Geo. Martin Luther, general manager of the Nichols Chemical Co., and  the General Chemical Co., all of whom  are Granby directors. With these  were general manager Graves, H. N.  Galer, A. C. Flumerfelt and A. B W.  Hodges, smelter manager, all of the  Granby Co.  The party thoroughly inspected the  company's property both above and  below ground and expressed themselves  as most highly pleased with the  general plan of development and the  bright prospects of the properties.  They left today for Butte, via Spokane  and Grand Forks, travelling in their  own special Pullman palace car, the  Lucania.  Operations are being resumed on the  Athelstan mine, one of the well-known  properties of Wellington camp. David  Oxley, foreman when the property  ceased operations a couple of years  ago, has been ordered by the management to secure a force of men and start  work at once.  The Athelstan is owned by the Athelstan Gold & Copper Mining company,  Limited, and has a capital of $50,000,  the officers being James Anderson,  president; John Mack, vice-president,  and- W. J. Morrison, secretary-treasurer. In 1900 it shipped about 1200  tons of ore, largely to ihe Gratiby  smelter, and in the fore part of 1901  about 550 tons were shipped to the  Boundary Falls smelter, afterwards  "acquired'by" the"Suriset"miiieownersv  It is understood that an arrangement  has now been made with the Sunset  smelter to treat the ore at low figures,  it being specially desirable for mixing  with other ores as a flux.  Last winter the announcement was  made that the Athelstan company had  disposed of its property to the owners  of the Morrison mine, whifh is located  n Deadwood camp, and which is preparing to ship to the Sunset smelter on  a considerable scale. This deal, however, was not finally carried through,  it appears, and the property will now  be worked by the company itself, and  the ore sent to the smelter on Boundary  creek.  The total development work on the  Athelstan consists of about 450 lineal  feet, which includes two shafts, 60 and  70 feet deep, respectively. The ore is  an arsenical iron, the chief value being  gold with a little silver. The mine is  directly ou the Phoenix-Grand Forks  wagon road, and distant from the end  of tbe Winnipeg mine spur about a  mile, whence the ore is sent out to the  smelters. The Athelstan will be the  first of the three prominent shipping  mines in Wellington camp to resume  operations.  J. P. Flood is spending a few days  in the city.  Curtis Acts  Victoria, June 5.��� [Special to The  Times.]���Smith Curtis has requested  the government to enforce the penalty  of $2 per ton on the shortage of coke to  Boundary smelters, according to the  ;igreement with the Crow's Nest  Southern railway. R. F. Green,  minister of mines, will investigate  immediately.  Officers Elected.  IP!m\ AW-PAHI FiPi  Last Tuesday evening the following  officers were elected by Boundary  Valley Lodge, I. O. O. F. for the ensuing term : Noble Grand, J. L,  White; Vice Grand, J. W. Kltis; Roc .  Sec, Fred. B. Holmes; Permanent Svc  relary, G. B. T.iylor: Tre.-isure:-, \Y.  Harvey- The other o!';ieei-�� will !.���.���  appointed at the lime of iristailiitlion.  BCJ  m  ^^y  LIMITED.  ���  ��� ��� ��� .-v^S^.u.--.  .-*^/^<-^       ���  ,.' ������2;-J*&2%Ze&'ii~* s^>.- ?*  ���iiiisf'r^f'^iA-^'rvef'^.  Greenwood Lw-'g--". Iv of 1'. elecleii  officers as follows : C. Dnir.it-, C. C ;  Geo. Barber, V. C; G.-o. Dougherty, P;  A, Lind, M. of W; J. I-I. McXeil, K ol"  R S; Chas. R Pittock, M of E; A i.��  Hallet', M at Anns; N McLeod, I G;  S Nelson, D G.  Eowney's,  ���*  and  <3>0$  A Large assortment of  English Ju Jubes and other  fancy candies.  unroe  Copper Street.  ���t|****'*twi^-**'**w*,**,**-***CM*~*M^^  Ji* }P s? Jf *? *?* K; & & *? as* S? %? J*1 8? *f J?  ThniSnol l tnocotates  ���AND-  Bon Eons  IN THE CITY.  ������Buy Cbeiti.*  For   Your     Sweetheart   or  Wife.  TiKiT<fco7  COPPER STREET.  ^5* t��5 t��* (��* t��5 ��5* ����* ��,5* i��* i��* tc* �����* *5* ���&* t��* w* *v*  he Storei {Where Goods an  iwaj/s Right.  ���*-MjM**.J*.*^0*^J..jMj4**..^^*����y.*#*^**..*^*#.*��*wJ^**.J^J.  K^:��X��<��K~X"t"I"X"K"t"M*,*,,��,4',<*"-*<|'  .11:  BICYCLE AND  MACHINE REPAIRS.  SKATES^SHARPENED.  PAINTING AND  SIG  W CRK.  CoppcTSt.'    Greenwood.  ��W*��><*W��X'����:��K-<��M��M��K'H'K'  < >  ��� >  < >  < >  ��� >  < >  < ���  < >  < >  < ���  *'.�� .   .   . 9.J.........    ......  Well heated rooms at moderate .*.  prices. Also first class board *s*  by day or week. ���>  THE SWAYNE  HOUSE,        g  Silver Street, j  Greenwood,,      .*.  E. W. BISHOP  STEAMFITTING, HOT  WATER HEAT IMG  Estimates Given.     Satisfaction   Guar  anteed.  Naden-Flood Block,  ' Green-wood  00<KKX>OCH>0<KK��K)-0<K>0<KK>C OOO'A. O'OO-OOOOOOf>-0OCOOOOOOOOOOOOO  OOOOOOOOO OOOOGOOOOOOOOO OO-O-;;- OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  P. O. BOX 2';6 PHONE 179  W    Pf ft!   M $  WHOLESALE GROCERS AMD AGN  Tuckett Cigar Co., Union Label Cigars  BRANDS : Monogram, Wargucrita, Bonnet-. Our Special, El Justllio, El Condor.  Sarantizaios, Schiller. Also Tucketts Union Label Cigarettes. Karnack T, &  B. V. C.  Corner Alexander Street and Columbia km\m Vancouver, B. C.  oooooooooooooooooooooooooo*ooooooooooooooooo OOOOOOOOO  00000000000000000000000000*00000000000000000000000000  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO OOOOOOOOOOOO ooooooooooooooooo  a  Hit  jlillMo   JidulllIC  ^7S--W X1TJ SWUT5I  ....CANADIAN RAND DRILL COMPANY,...  Manufacturers Boilers, Hoisting fciigifiee,   Narrow  Guzee Locomo-  " tives, Compressors, Drills, Etc.  -  :. P. WILLIAM  n&.  ��,  $   AGENT.  rt  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO O OO OO OOOO -ItOOOOO OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  GREENWOOD, B. C.  f  ,v  (Cliri^lLii.^or.'ri Addition)  %m> @. b. i ."p*  'A���1 /il    L^ Mirs:-' /-'  l..yXTS (^�� x 100)  yi ts\   5w\?r* &t1 f\?���!. f-  1^10   inVLbSUr*^ A   . Jii-st-ohiss    clumce     to  yu  obtain a siiilablcr site on which to erect a resi-  y-i  a-  *% dence for rental'  S TO SMELTER EMPLOYEES  Buv, build and own vour home  EASY TERMS.  m ELKINS & HODGES,  ^ Rendell Block. Agents, Greenwood. B.C.  GRAND FORKS,--PHOEf(IX--GREENWOOD  ��&s��r  ��L    & H. <��=&     ��i *?z?^      A<~.     ��~    .'s.   ���Jx>s z^xzi?  Leaves Greenwood 0 a. ni.    Arrives ;it 1'hociii.v 7 a.m., UrniKl Forks 10.30 ;i ni.  Leaves Grand Fork.-; 3.45 y. v.:..  Phocn:.--: 7 p.tn,,    arrives in Greenwood 8,i   -n.  Fare -Grand Forks  lo.(��>.      G-n '-.i-,-,.jod Vj Phoenix .-l.dO      Plioenix to  '���rc-.-:nvoo 1 -���' ���:<������:'.'*.  Great XcrtlnTn express rates   i:it���?���<��� :-ii--v:i :>i ���'I'A.-.-c.  J. F. ROYER, Manager. Page  THE BOUNDARY CREEK TIMES  ������:<-:��>:-x��:>':"K-<x��:">s"H"��">'��"  X Will, not go on  forever,  ���{���  '       "-v "--" ~ ~  ��� It   needs   fixim>-   some  times,  business  .��Q/  That is our  TC Don't wait  Local and Personal.  ���:������:��:��:������*��:�����:������:'���������:-:������>������:�����-:��*'?���':���":  *o'*l'WZ".*  James   Dale  Fork.  down from the West  until  your   watch  gets  X clogged  up   and   won't  Have    it  iro.  cleaned.  Si  I. Robert Jacobs has ,  port.  ;-oue to  North-  Dr.   Armstrong-,   V,  again in the district.  S.  of  Nelson is  IC. Jacobs returned today from a two  weeks' trip to the coast.  A. N. Pelly lias returned  from Ki>{.  land whete lie spent the winter.  J. P. Blaine of the C. P. R.   staff left  by to day's train on a   visit to tlie east.  15. J. Wilson manag-er of  the North  port smelter-spent Sunday in the city,  F. C.  Bailey  of  Spokane who owns  daims  on   Providence  creek  is in the  Watchmalcer  and Jcwelier,  GREENWOOD, B.   C.  .;��:^-.>>��:��:��<"XK**>,>��>>>X">M��*>C"H'<,<��  0- S. FLOYD, Proprietor.  iAiu  PURE  MILK   AND CRI  Delivered Daily to any part  of the city.  Born���At Greenwood, B. C, on May  31st, to Mr. and Mrs. George Maynard,  a daughter.  Ivarl Nelson, who had an hotel at  Hedley City, has sold out and returned  to Greenwood.  W. S. Graham leaves tomorrow to  attend the meeting of the Presbyterian  General Assembly at Vancouver.  Mrs. H. S. Simmons and Harry  Simmons returned yesterday from a  three months visit with friends in New  Brunswick.  ..;��j��.j..><j��.j��.��ili��j������>��l��<��t��l����t��<����> .  1  ''$3 fm     j~r.  f JL Wi,  ts^f  ft. sr"%  in  j. C- .nr��rut.>i/ixj tv*. f-J^i  ' JSLrtf jLr*6  r  ?  t  a   st-;-, .?--*.     /!   sv  sESsaig ^iiyvi-*  F. Morearity an engineer on the S.  F. & N. railway who is interested in  Wellington camp miueral claims including the Jack Pot, was in the city  this week.  BUNTING & DEMPSEY  Contractors and Builder  ESTIMATES    FURNISHED     FOR  ALL KINDS OF WORK.  GREENWOOD,  B. C.  Nest Sunday services will be conducted in the Methodist church by the  pastor at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p m. Morning class will meet at 10 o'clock and  the Sunday school at 2:30 p in. All  are welcome.  A. W, English and family leave to  morrow for Edmonton where they will  reside in the future. Mr. English is  interested in the Cunningham Electrical company who are doing a large  business in Edmonton.  The regular meeting of the Liberal  Association will be held in the Board  of Trade rooms next Wednesday even -  ing.    A full attendance is requested.  A  New   Restaurant  Run   on  to the  Live and Let Live Plan.  v��-  A LIFE  ^RENEWE  On sale at all the hotels.  BOTTLED BY  JAMES M  CREATH  Bottlers of Fine Layer Beer and  Manufacturers of all kinds of  Carbonated lieverag-es.  c.  Recently renovated and  refurnished, may be secured for balls, concerts  etc., at reasonable rates  Apply to     :     :    :    :    :  W. WILSON,   Secretary.  The regular meeting of the Greenwood Board of Trade will be held in the  Board rooms at 3:30 next Wednesday  afternoon.  J. M. Closkey, through 'heBoundary  Creek Times, wishes to (hank Mrs.  Sid Oliver, Miss Wilson, Miss Bertha  Flesher, Miss Gladys Harvey and  Tom Murray, for their very great  assistance in making the concert  Saturday evening a success.  S.BARRY YUILL  The municipality has repurchased  debentures amounting to ��.5000. The  purchase was a portion of the lirst issue  made in 1898. The money had accrue!',  in the sinking fund. Tlie debentures  were purchased a little less than par  and the purchase will save interest on  that amount for the fifteen years they  still had to run.  ���A  B. L. Wood has reopened  a tailor shop on Copper  -street (F. J. Mitchell's  old stand) and will be  pleased to welcome all  his old customers and  many new ones who  want  The Latest Goods  Best Workmanship  A Perfect Fit.  Where  Meals can  be secured at all  hours, well served and at moderate  prices,  OPEN DAY AND NIGH  food & Moslier, Proprietors  ���PCrRemember the place, next door to Arlington  Hotel.  <*<.{����*m;w;��.>��;m;��.;..>��;m:m>$��>*;^  M  im ��  >     'Merchant Tailor  \  {Copper St.  THE NEW  Albert I. Goodell superintendent of  the Sunset smeller returned tliis week  from Fernie where he endeavored lo  make arrangements for a better supply  of coke. He is not hopeful that the  situation will sufficiently improve to  keep the both funnies at the smelter  running.  DEALERS IN  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  COPPER STREET,  GREEK WOOD.  4  #��!����# Slip*::* �����!>*����  rf T(*V lit V V V ���  ill IMm  ;:��� * Si ���:,;-S;:.' * ��f�� SS Sf 8 �����',- jjf * * -ft ;!* &' tf �� * �� �� �� �� �� * *  ���A  f 1 i I h l\ &J  Remodelled, Renovated and Refurnished. Only the best Iviquors and  Cig-ars. Prompt servicer Courteous  Treatment. Good Rooms. Modern  Conveniences.  Manager.  Fred B. Munn,  ; V�� 5   5  IPs   B  w      T>i  WH0LSALE AH  \r-fr  it DEALERS IN  ����i g  ��Ji W i k  ov, \<i> y.]  s?\.i  r: v /!  *..  �����������/S- &x<rt>  yj s^-ft %��/^  v  PKACTICAI.       WATCHMAKER       ANJ  JHWKLLKK.  All work guaranteed    GREENWOOD-  Mrs. Galbraith of Vancouver is visiting-her son Malcolm Galbraith assistant superintendent of the Sunset mine.  The next   session   or   the provincial  normal    school     will    commence    on  Mark-ets in all the prinripie  towns  of   British   Columbia,  Albert.-' mu\ the Yukon.  Poultry Pointers *  W.   F.   Brace,   single  comb Brown i ~  TfCjfhoriis' specialist, won at the recent , :'-t>?(^Sti::-vS-  sho'.v hi.'l-l in Madison Square Gardens :  I (one if th.   hotlesl shows evil'   held   in ; :   j Ni-;,- Yurli).   .^i:-;   prixei--.    I  have  some  Monday,     July   6th,   at   the   Roberts j ;;nc ������;,.,]��� haiclicd 1'rtnii eyr--  froin the . .���r^i%-yi>-..T>'.''--T-M   - ;A. - A'/v-Xi^NI'^TO^KlTaSl'  M a i i.-i^AA^J^y^>Ai 'v.v v^^^-c'iiiaSa is  IU  ��  *  a  a  ���:*���-.:���: o>'.i ii ** * *;;;�� ,;(<(!��?��*;:!* a ft-s-ts-^SH;! -*����#*#*#  All   teachers who j same matin:;^, from which I will sell a j  '���ttMifjrs   at  fl.Stl   ;u-r   1.5.    First |  come, lirst. served.     O.u   also  spare a !  I few   tiioroup-libred    Mammoth     Pekii  duck   i-y.^-s, at:   ii?i.50   per   dozen.    Im  ported     stork.      J.   J.    B-inxkkmax  liouudary Falls.  School, Vancouver  are holders of certilicates, obtained j iew  under the old reg-tilatious, are eligible  to attend at this session. Forms of  application, and any other necessary  information desired can be procured  from the Principal Provincial Normal  School, Vancouver, B. C.  GREATLY ALARMED  By a Persistent Couih, Sat Permanently Cared  by ChaitiSerjain's Cough Kemedy.  Mr. H. P. Burbaye, a student at law,  in Greenville. S. C, had been troubled  for four of five years with a. continuous  cough whe says, "greatly alarmed me,  causing-   me  to   fear   that I was in the  The Denoro Mines, Limited, have  purchased through R. IJ. Anderson,  the superintendent of the mine, the  Iron Dollar mineral claim from J. W.  Cheer. The Iron Dollar is situated  south of the Oro Denoro. Mr. Cheer  did considerable development work on ' first sta^e of consumption." Mr. Bur-  the property and a la rye ledge of cop- i bag-e. having- sreii Chamberlain's  per ore has been uncovered. Since the Coug-h Remedy advertised, concluded  Denoro company was reorganized con- ; to trv it. Now read what he says of  siderable development work has been - it: "I soon felt a remarkable change  done under Mr. Anderson's si��� perin-; and after using two botth-s of ihe  tendence. The mine is in a po.-iti'.-n ' twenty-five cent size, was permanently  to ship as soon as the C. P. Ii. ��jiur iu cured," SoH by J. E- White, Grccn-  the property is completed. j wood, and A. F. Thomas, Midway.  sy  m  $31  rf\n  ill  h  iiu a  is  I \j.  fAKAWAN RAM OF COMMERCE  m  lAyA  m  m  m  x-ri  Wit?! V>'!iich is Incorporated  rep UhW (\t: PPITIQH r  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO.  �� Capital $8,000,000.       -      Rest, $2,500,000  HON. GEO. A. COX. President.   ?>, E. WALKER. Genci;ii Manager  HENRY F. MYTTON  MAMAC-ER GREENWOOD BRANCH.  m  ^  \-i-C\-- i'A'v.v  \Ay:kj>cA:i3s&��<

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