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 1'  Wa  I     '"  I VOI/. 13  GREENWOOD,   B.  C,   FRIDAY, JUNE 4,   1909.  No. 39  IF  ��� ^  Boots & Shoes  Our stock of Boots and Shoes for women and  children is large and complete. We are showing a  particularly fine range of Ladies' Oxfords in all  leathers, in all the larest styles.      Prices right.  $2.25 to 4.00  /���V-Va*  BAROLAY & CO.  DRY GOODS BOOTS & SHOES���MILLINERY  (F  b�� j  =*v  House-Cleaning Time  FOR  Watdies and Clocks  Bring them to  L  A. Logan & Co's.  We will do them Right.  Official  Agents  for Regina  Watches.  The farmers of Rock Creek,  Rock Creek plateau, Bridesville,  Myncaster, and Rock Mountain,  have formed a co-operative company to purchase a threshing  machine to handle the increasing  crop acreage of that progressive  farming district.  At a meeting held in Riverside"  Hall on May 28ih, J. G. McMynn,  H. A, Pearson and J. Lindsay,  were elected Directors of . the  Rock Creek Threshing Co. for the  ensuing year, with S. T. Larsen,  Secretary-Treasurer; and a complete threshing outfit, separator  and engine, was ordered from  the J. I. Case Threshing Machine  Co. The capital stock of the  company is $1,800, divided into  36 shares of $50 each, which  amount will be easily taken up  among the farmers interested.  In the past it has been necessary to obtain permission from  the Dominion Government to take  a machine in from the U.S. side  of the Boundary line to accomodate the needs of this growing  community, which has now reached the position of being able to  furnish their own utilities.  Geological Survey '*..  Local Option in Greenwood,  (contributed)  i  <?  I  The Dominion of Canada and the  United States Departments of  Agriculture are using  ���GOPHER" DEATH*  On their experimental farms and  recommend same, for the killing of  all kinds of Gophers ;   we have it.  ^  I  Also  we  have   stocked  Messrs.  Blundell  &  Spence   Co.,   London,  ���PARIS GREEN'  This is the purest Paris Green made, conforming  to the British Government tests,  THOMAS DRUG & MUSIC CO,  THE STORE OF QUALITY.  Ss  ^  r  Do vou realize tbe great and  distinct advantage of Buying  Vour Shoes trom ns ?  ' It is not 'the price which makes our Men's Shoes  popular, but our Policy of always having the best  Shoes possible for the price.  Every Shoe we   carry is made specially for-us,  by the largest Manufactures in Canada and the States.  We are receiving daily shipments'^ all classes  of Men's foot wear.  The time is near at hand when you will be  looking for your Spring Shoes, Don't overlook the  fact that we can show you a larger range than all the  others put   together.  P. W. GEORGE & CO.  The only Exclusive Dealer in MenWear in Greenwood  U. ���  A meeting on this subject was  held in the Presbyterian church,  last Wednesday night when Dr.  Spencer, superintendent for B.C..  gave an address on the subject.  He said everv province in Canada  had a Local Option law except  B.C. To get this .law was the  reason of tne present campaign.  Fourteen hundred municipalities  were under local option in Canada, east of the Rockies, and the  tidal wave was making itself felt  iu B.C. In the United States  370,000,000 were living under  local option, eleven whole states  and parts of sixteen others had  gone "dry." It is uot a religious,  question but a business or economic one. The business men  were alive to the interests of  trade affected by the liquor and  were closing saloons at the rate  ��f thirty a day. B.C. has no  local option law. Liquor men  are donating many thousands to  block this effort. They do not  trust the people on this question  and yet the people keep on making the liquor men rich and themselves poor and in the train of  liquordom follows other evils,  while men of low morals in councils pretend they   are  necessary.  The speaker said when the men  of business and the workmen  generally make up their minds  tbis waste should cease it would  soon go, The Local Option League exists (1) to obtain a law (2)  to put it into operation (3) to  nominate clean men for the legislature and close the 700 bars of  the province. Thousands of hotels do run and can run without  bars and if the money worse than  thrown over the bars of B.C.were  turned into other and better channels of trade the people would be  well off.  Dr. Spencer 18 making a tour of  the province backed by 35,000 signatures to the recent petitions  and by fifty local leagues. A  plebiscite will soon be taken; the  vote of the province will be in favor of the people having the right  to say whether the liquor traffic  shall remain or not.  Dr. Spencer spoke Wednesday  evening to an attentive audience  on the subject of local option.  The Dr. speaks in Phoenix  ou Thursday evening and in Midway on Friday evening,  The Annual Summary Report  of the Ge logical Survey of rCan-  ada for 190S which is now i? the  process of distribution, amongst  a great amount of useful information has the following items  of local interest. '  Phoenix and Slocan  Mr. O. E LeRoy reports j (pp.  65 68) on the examinatiivn if  Phoenix Cam (j, British Columbia,  of which it is proposed to .publish a map on a scale ot 400, feet  to 1 inch, prepared' under the direction of Mr. W. H. B>yd '^ The  mineralization zone in this camp  has an exposed arei of about 120  acre*; within this area chalc-'p;,-  rite has been concentrated in rre  bodies of enormous size, carrying  fairly uniform values in gold,  silver and copper. The low-grade  character of the ore is offset by  .its fluxing qualities, the sizv and  favourable situation of the deposits and bv many economies that  can be practised ia the handling  of a large tonnage.  Sheep Greek Gold Camp. R. C.  An account (pp. 18-2L) is given  by the Director, Mr. R. W. -Brock,  of the promising Sheep Creek  Camp near Salmo. B.C., in which  are .-ma'Jiy apparently persistent  quartz veins carrying . good gold  value. It is expected that about  $2^0,000 will be recovered from  the limited operations of the  year, and the outlook is distinctly encouraging for profitable,  small mines.  A sketch contour map of Sheep  Creek mining camp, near* Salmo,  West Kootenay���scale 1 mile te  1 inch���has just been issirsd. (May  7) by the Geological Survey. It  shows the 41 gold claims staked  out north and south of Kootenay  Belle mine and Yellowstone stamp  mill,up to the end of the autumn,  1908.  ���aaja+aaamaiaimkBaaymammaittmva  j MINES m MINING!  ���������������������������������ftof ��*�������#*<��������������  The Argo trfnnel at tke south  end of the city is bow in solid  rock and two snifti are making  things look busy Say and night.  the Diamond-Texas are still  sinking and expect toon to encounter the Providence lead.  THE COAL STRIKE  The lessees ef the Crescent are  meeting with eriebnraging results  in the way of hlgH-grade ore.  The Greenwood-Phoenix Tunnel is in about 100 feet and the  work is proceeding in record-  breaking style. Kir. Armstrong  is expected back in a few days  from a trip of inquiry into tke  practicability at tiki new tunnel-  boring machine.  Tack Thompson of the Lucky  Shot Syndicate on Providence  Creek, reports the present workings on that property as very encouraging, and the ground will  be further tested with a diamond  drill.  Situation doubtful in the Crow  Various reports have appeared  in B. C. papers of recent dates as  to the miners having . gone back  to work, but as in other cases they  have proved premature and unreliable. The conference at Mac-  leod, has at least placed before  the public in no uncertain manner the fact that the operators are  determieed to have there way or  no way. The success of arbitration proceedings under such conditions is indeed problematical.  The mine workers, on the other  hand, have given the board power  to frame an agreement in its entirety, It the operators will, as  the mine workers already have  done, leave the entire matter in  the hands of the board, there will  be a settlement; otherwise it is  difficult to say what the ont come  would be.���District Ledger.  Opening of the A.Y.P, Expo*-  sition,  inn.  Promising West Fork Property  to be Developed  A crew of eigkt men are making things lively at the Bay.  The postponed sale of the Dominion Copper Co's properties in  Greenwood camp is being keld at  Vancouver today.  W. H. Rambo, of the Rambler  mine on Wallace Mountain just  below the Alaska, has obtained  returns of 984 oz. of silver to the  ton from sn assay of ore taken  from tbe Rambler.  LOCAL NEWS.  W. L. MacKenzie King was  sworn in on Wednesday as Minister of the new Department of  Labor.  The Pacific hotel this week  presented a gala appearance with  a bevy of pretty entrance students  from points surrounding Greenwood.  It is definitely announced that  the V.V. & E. will have their  steel laid to Princeton by October  W. Wilson was rounding up  horses at Midway this week.  Services will be held in the  Methodist church as usual on  Sunday next. Rev. Rutherford  will occupy the pulpit.  The improvement to the Government street tennis courts have  been completed and the formal opening will take place tomorrow.  Messrs. Fair, George, Noyes  and Raven returned on Wednesday from a tour of inspection to  the placer fields of Rock Creek.  Tom Walsh, of the Kootenay  hotel, has taken the Bridesville  hostelry and will conduct that  excellently situated establishment  as a first-class tourists'_resort and  wayfarer's home. The rolling  plateaus of Anarchist mountain,  where the trout are as thick as  frogs in a pond and the prairie  chickens fly in flocks like crows,  will be the mecca of the health-  seeker and the sportsman from  Spokane to the coast.  The contention that the people  of- British Columbia have the right  to a local option law is unanswerable.  The '"wheel" trouble was settled  yesterday. Judge Brown dismissed the case.  It is said that at Peach land a  would-be fruit-grower from over  the pond planted his trees upside  dtfwn and pruned the roots.  The El Dprada mine at Allegheny, Nev , produced $100,000 in  sixteen hours.  Canadian Consolidated Mining  and Smelting stock is in strong  demand and has advanced to $98  per share.  The Harvey Peak tin deposit  the only mimable quantity of that  metal known in North America  is to be developed the litigation  of many years, fearing been lifted.  The Standard Oil Co. has completed all the pumping stations  and pipelines necessary to pump  crude oil in large quantities from  the Kansas: and Oklahoma oil  fields to the Atlantic seaboard, a  distance of 1500 miles.  As an insulating material mica  occupies a place- that cannot be  filled by any other substance.  On Sunday next at St* Jude's  church Mr. J. A. Birmingham,  who holds a licence, from the  Bishop for the purpose, will address the congregation, both  morning and evening, on work  among men by the Brotherhood  of St. Andrews. Mr. Birmingham is a fluent and interesting  speaker. He will address the  ch i ldren in the afternoon. Services at 8 a.m., H a.m. and 7.30  p.m.  Successful Westerners  For the first time British Columbia carries off the highest honors in the graduating class of Mc  Gills Medical school. The winner of the Holmes Medal, the big  prize, is E. H. Funk of Rossland,  B. C. Other western graduates  are: J. Clarke, Nelson, C. G. G.  MacLean, VictpriafS. S. McEwan,  Vancouver, B. C. D. Paton Vancouver, R. Underbill, Weyburn,  Saskatchewan.  Promptly at twelve o'clock, noon,  on Tuesday last. President Taft pressed an electric key in the Capitol at  Washington, and the Alaska-Yukon-  Pacific Exposition was formally opened to the guests from every part of the  world.  The opening exercises were conducted in the presence of a quarter of  a million of people. The ceremonies being held in the immense natural  amphitheatre on the shores of Lake  Washington. The "enormous crowd  stood silent and awed as the solemn  words of Invocation were uttered by  the Right Reverend Bishop Edward  J. O'Dea, Bishop of Seattle. Not a  flag or strip of bunting fluttered from  the thousand flag staffs and domes;  the entire exposition citv awaited with  suppressed eagerness the touch of the  President's hand.  With the first stroke of the bell  announcing the arrival of high noon,  the deep sounding whistle from the  University Power House taken from  the Rufiian gunboat that announced  the transfer of Alaska to the United  States years ago, gave response to the  flash from Washington, and every  wheel of the exposition machinery  was set in motion. It was the signal  for general pandemonium; and every  whistle, bell and siren of the great  manufacturies and steamers the sound  was taken up. and the great throng  gave vent to its withheld enthusiasm.  From the top of a giant flag starl two  hundred and fifty feet in height, the  largest American flag ever made,  broke loose and the exposition city  was blurred in- a cloud of flags, banners, and gay ly coloured bunting. Over the blue waters of Elliot Bay came  the thundering salute of twenty one  guns from ships of the American navy,  and re-echoing this rang back the  answering reply from the grim muzzles of the guns of the Mikado.  The program marking the most important happening of general interest  ever held in the Northwest, was particularly elaborate and interesting. Its  commencement was announced by the  firing of the National salute from the  guns of a mountain battery stationed  on the grounds, and this was the sig  nal for the movement of the military  march to the general review This  was made up of one thousand regular  troops, two batteries of mountain and  coast artille.y, two companies of cavalry, battalions of marines and sailors  from the Japanese cruisers Aso and  Soya. These were drawn up in parade rest just back of the ampitheatre.  The formal program opened with  the playing of Americana, by Innes'  Band at eleven thirty; this was followed by the Invocation by Bishop  O' Dea which was brought to a close  at the exact minute of twelve.  A magnificent display of daylight  fire works followed the throwing open of the fair, and was continued  throughout the afternoon.  The opening of the Alaska-Yukon-  Pacific Exposition was worthy of  the  occasion.        The   presenting   of   a  world's fair, complete   and   finished  was something remarkable in exposition history, and when the fair presented had justified the claims of its builders, and made good   the expectations  of being the most beautiful exposition  built, the natural   enthusiasm   of the  boundless Northwest    had   sufficient  cause for liberal expenditure.  Articles of Incorporation have  been issued to the Alaska Mining  Company with Joseph P. Kelly  President, James Drum, Vice-  President, J. P. Flood, Secretary-  Treasurer, and I. H. Hallett,  Solicitor, with offices of the company in the Bank of Commerce  building, Greenwood.  The organization is for the purpose of developing the Alaska  and Buster claims on Wallace  Mountain, West Fork of Kettle  river, The company is capitalized for 250.000 shares at a par  value of $1.00 a share, 100,000 of  which are to be held as Treasury  Stock.  The   first   50,000   shares    are  placed on the market at 10 ceuts  a share the money to be used solely in the development of the Alaska and Buster claims, on which  Joseph Kelly has  regularly done  the assessment duties since 1900.  This has been in the  nature of  shafts and open cuts which .have  proven a regular and continuous  silver-lead   strike   of ore   across  both   claims   which   varies     in  width   from two    and   one-half  feet to  four  feet, and which has  given assay   values   running  as  high as 600 oz. in silver   with   a  little gold.  The property is in shape now  to start drifting on ore, and it is  thought that $5,000 will demonstrate the property and put it on  a paying basis as a shipping mine  The Alaska-Buster is highly  recommeuded by reliable local  mining men who consider it oce  of the proven properties on Wallace Mountain, which locality has  a number of claims that show big  quantities of $30 and $40 ore  which of course ca.-'t be touched  on account of the lack of transportation facilities other Ih.iu  waggon haulage,  Tb�� proapects li<>k go vl f >r a  railroad up the West Fork next  year, aud just as soon as it comes  Wallace Mountain will become  one of the very best mining camps  in British Columbia wi'h tho  Alaska-Buster gr>up one of i's  banner properties.  Big Timber Deal  A deal involving $250,000 w: s  put through a few days ago by  which C. D. McRae of Calgary,  the well khown timber king, has  transferred his 63 timber limit on  Noitb. Thompson river to a syndicate of Toronlo men. Tbe  limits cover 40.310acres and represent over two million feet of  merchantable lumber.  METALS.  New York, June 2 ���Silyer,  S3 Electrolytic copper, 13'�� to  13-?8,  firm.  London, June 2. ���Silver 24fa;  lead, ,��13. 2s. 6d.  June 2 -Closing quotations on  the New York curb and Spokane  exchange:  Bid    Aski i  B. C. Copper  7.75       8.0o  Granby        95.00  Dominion Copper    .07  Copper Quotations.  B.C. Copper 8.25  Granbv     103.00 107. o��  .10  8..-0  Never be a pessimist, it hurt  Always   be an   optimist   becau   ���  optimism is the one   thing   th.u  1 makes life worth living.  /  *5 "I THE   BOUNDARY    CREEK TIMES  CP*  CP*  CP*  CP1  CP*  CP*  ���p*  CP*  Q=*  ff~  <3=*  CPk  CP��  cp-  CP  CP  c  0  ..Bank of Montreal.  ESTABLISHED 1817.  Capital, all paid np, $14,400,000.        Rest $12,000,000.  UNDIVIDED   PBOFITS   $217,628.56  Hon. President:    Lobo Strathcona and Moumt KO-val, G. C. M. G.  President:   Sik Gkobgb A. Drommok��,K.C. M. G.  Vloe-Pnwideot and General Manager :   Sik E. S. CtoVSTOit, Bart  Branches in London, Eng. U^WSaBU New York, Chicago.  Bny and sell Sterling Kxthanire and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credit*, available in any partgof the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  The wheat harvest has begun  in Texas,  THE BANK OF        1909  America  73 Years in  Business.        Capital and Reserve) Over $7,000,000.  It is reported that Admiral Sir  John Fisher willretirein October  ...? a ^     ��� .* .-  7,000 Jap laborers are on strike  on the Island "of" Hawaii.  Mrs. Julia Ward Howe recently  celebrated her 90th birthday.  Banking  foy il2a.il  is a great convenience to those  who live some distance from  town.  Deposits may be sent in, cash  drawn, or other business transacted by Mail, without  auy trouble or delay.  Write  or  ask  our  Local   Manager  to explain   our  system to you.  Greenwood BranclWH. F. STOW, Manager.  PROFESSIONAL  CARDS.  /���. H.  HALLETT  LU kkisthr. Solicitor,  Notary Htiilic  Cal>lt A.ldruss:       ���' Hali kit."  | K.dford M'NeiU'B  Greenwood. B. O'  Lefber's  ���t-'-^Uf'-u  iv.'lr**^  BOUNDARY   VALLEY   LODGE  No. 38.1. O.O. P.  Meetv Hvery iui-sil.iy Evening at 8 00 in tbe  1- ��. (>. Y��� iiaii. A cardial ;uvi tationisex  tended "nail sujuurn'n^ bretherr.  T). A. M.ACDONALD A. LOGAN,  N, ft. V. G.  K. J.SaUXDERS, Rcr. Sec.  Vhi  Boundary Creek Times  T&sucd ���o��rv fridav  Mii.LMt i Mavi'>sos. Lessees.  J. M. MILLAR  MAr-JAGKK  SUf'.S'.-KIl'TIONS IN  ADVANCE.  Pkr Yrak    2 00  Sat Months  1 25  To FOKKIOW COUNTKIRS  2 SO  FRIDA.Y. JUNE 4,1909  W. T. R. Preston has been  awarded $5,000 damages in his  suit against a Japanese newspaper which copied a libellous.article  from the Victoria Colonist. Pro  ceedings are being taken againsl  the Colonist.  Australia's labor ministry has  been defeated by the new united  opposition under the leadership  of ex-Premier Deakin, who will  again take charge of the administration.  That the department of mines  is taking an active interest in the  Kootenay is shown in the arrival  at Nelson of O. E. Le Roy who  will make a geological survey of  Sheep Creek district.  The continuation of negotiations looking to a commercial  treaty between Germany and  Canada is a virtual admission by  the former that this Dominion is  commercially important enough  to be worth looking after.���Globe  The power of the yellow press  has made itself manifest in Eug-  land to such an extent that several prominent, members of the nobility have set themselves to the  task of steadying the overwrought nerves of the British  people,  One belated war enthusiast.  however,is still on the jingo platform, and the other day at Winnipeg delivered himself of an effusion that is second only to the  nightmares of the National Review.  It really is about time that  noble warrior earls should begin  ta make their representations  through official channels before  proceeding to alarm the peaceful  inhabitants of the Canadian  wheat belt, with their sensational reports on the incapacity of  the British navy.  Farmars Take Money to  Canada  The Grand Trunk Pacific  Branch Lines company's million  dollar issue has been largely over  subscribed.  The Financial Times referring  to the successpf the Grand Trunk  Pacific issue says evidently there  it yet plenty, of money available  in the country and also plenty of  faith in the future of Canada.  Owing to the shortage of fleur  the price is expected to go still  higher.  AfJter spending $125,000, gas  of commercial value has been discovered east of Calgary. Tbe  well, which is down 3,000 feet, is  giving out 1,000,000 cubic feet  dail^  Who's Who?  time and time again. The Noble  Five is a rich property and with  systematic development will again  come to the front. It possesses  the first silver-lead concentrator  built in the Slocan, and although  some what out of date, with a  little remodelling will do effective  werk.  Stockholm. Sweden, will be  the theatre of Olympian games  in 1912.  J. P. Roy, president of   the de  funct bank of St. Jean, convicted  of issuing   false returns   to  the  Dominion  government, was sen-  - v.  tenced to five years   in   peniten-  tiary. '  Hon. F. R. Sutherland, ex-  Speaker of the House of Commons, has been appointed to succeed Judge Anglin on the Ontario  Court of Appeals.  Earthquakes have been felt   in  Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin.  The U. S. army is busy Ightinj  Moros in the Philhpines.  The next Presbyterian General  Assembly will meet at Nashville,  Tenn.  " The Montreal Board of Trade  has rescinded a resolution favoring free trade wiih the empire.  At Cobalt $4,400 was taken in  at one'haul from people selling  illegaly, which system is analogous to high license.  A benevolent old gentleman stopped  at the sight of two similiar-looking  infants in a baby-carriage.  "Ah, twins," he said to the nurse.  ''And how do you know them apart?  which is which?"  "This one," answered the nurse,  pointing, "is this and that one is that."  "Quite so," said the old gentleman. "But"���indicating the second  one���"might not thisone be this also?"  "It might," replied the giri; "but  then that one would be that."  "And how do you manage to separate them?"  "We put one in one room, and  the other in another "  "Indeed! and which one do you  put in one room?"  "Sometimes this one, and sometimes that."  ' 'And how do you know which one  you're putting in which room."  "We look and see which one is in  the other room, and then we know  that the other is in which room."  ''Good!" said the gentleman.  "But if one of them was in the house,  and the other was away somewhere,  would you be able to tell which was  in the house?"  "Oh, yes, sir!" replied the girl earnestly. "All we would have to do  would be to look at him, and then  we'd know that the one we saw was  the   one   in   the house and then, of  course, the one away somewhere  would be the other.- There are only  two of them, you see, which makes it  very easy.'.  Pacific Hotel  Grikg & Morrison, Prop.  The Pacific is the Headquarters  for Commercial and Mining Men  Is steam heated, electric lighted;  the rooms are large and cosy.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  HEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO  B.-E. WALKER, President  ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager  ESTABLISHED 1807  Paid-up Capital',-$10,000,000  Reserve Fund, -    5,000,000  Branches throughout Canada, and in the United States and England  Pfl 11MTD Y Q11CIM EC C Every faciKtynfTorcled to farmers-and:  bUUillnl DUOIilCOO others for the transaction of their  banking business.    Sales notes will be cashed or taken for collection.   ;  BANKING BY MAIL  this way with equal facility.  J. T. BEATTIE, Manager  Accounts may be opened by mail, and  monies  deposited  or  withdrawn  in  115  Greenwood   Branch  The Best Cuisine between  Winnipeg and the Coast.  <%* 4* ��� ** 4* ��� *f 4* 4*  Noble Five to Start  0000000000000000000000040A  H. BUNTING  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer in all kinds of  Rough and Dressed  Lumber, Mouldings,  Windows, Doors,  Shingles," Bricks.  Cement,    etc.,   etc. ���  ESTIMATES FURNISHED-  GREENWOOD,   :   B. C.  PHONE 65.  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  Copper  HANDBOOK.  (New Edition  issued March, 1908.)  Sire:   Octavo.   Pages :  1228.  Chapters : 25.  Scope: The Copper Industry   of  the  World.  Covering ; Copper History. Geology,  Geography, Chemistry, Wineralolg-y,  Mining, Milling, Leaching, Smelting,  Refining, Brands, Grades, Impurities,  Alloys, Uses, Siibstitates.Tefmiaology  Deposits by Districts, States,Countries  and Continents, Mines in Detail, Statistics of Production, Consumption, imports, Exports, Finances, Dividends,  eic.  The Copper-Handbook is conceded ly  the  AT THE CHURCHES  PKB8BYTBWAN���Service* will be con  ducted morning and evening, It a.m.  and 7.30 p.m. Rev. M. D. McKee, Pastor.  John Svanberg, the Swedish  champion, won the ^Chicago  Marathon Derby.  A correspondent of the Victoria  Times protests against the sew  regulation placing a bounty on  tbe big horned owl and the golden eagle. It is claimed that  these splendid birds are a benefit  rather than otherwise and in any  case it would be a pity to have  them exterminated.  A.n old American farmer frotn  Des Moines, Iowa, lately walked  into the immigration offices'"' at  Winnipeg, remarking that be  wanted to buy a farm and would  first look around; that he knew  nothing of banks,'but bad confidence in the Dominion government. He therefore asked his  officials to take care care of his  old wallet until be had picked his  farm. On opening the wallet  the officials found j$25,000 in  greenbacks. It was banked for  the old man in the name of the  government. This is a good sample of the class of immigrants now  rushing into Canada from the  states. Nearly thirty homeseek-  era. from the United States reported at the immigration office at  Winnipeg Tuesday, and the smallest sum that any one of them had  in cash was #5,000.  The State of Illinois has abolished'capital punishment.  The duties under the new U.S.  tariff bill will be higher than  those impesed by the Dinglev  law which the Rept-plican administration was pledged to reduce.  There appears to ba no limit  to ihe gr<_ed of ihe piutectte  trusts, and the Payne bill will  undoubtedly cause the next po  tical battle in tbe U.S. to be a  straight fight between plutocracy  and democracy.  The Tower Building, the first  steel skeletonframe office building  built in America, is to be torn  down. The site it occupies, together with the premises, 44 to 48  Broadway anl 43 to 47 New  street, New York city, will be  improved with a thirty -zigh t story  office building, to be erected at a  cost of ��3,475,000,  Tbe Monetary Times says that  the finances of the Dominion are  in excellent shape.  Spring vibeat is well abo, e tbe  ground on tbe prairies and a bumper crop is expected.    There  is a  aod increase of acrca  Calgary now has an incorporated grain exchange.  The Keotenaion is responsible  tor the statement that a report  comes from Sandon that the Noble Five mine will shortly start  up again. This property, which  was one of the big shippers in the  early days, was purchased by  mortgageto Lieut.-GovenorDuns-  muir about seven years ago and  promptly closed down. It has  been idle ever since and miners  have tried in to vain   to   lease it  The oven does  the baking, the  fire-box controls  the oven heat,  and the grates  hold the coal or  wood that produces the heat, so  THE GRATES  are important.  \ Double  \JJuplex  Grates  "Sask-alta" Double Duplex Grates are made  in four pieces, each grate shaken separately.  Ashes over one grate can be shaken without  wasting good fuel over other grate. No poking  necessary, thereby saving fuel. Dampers at both  ends of fire-box secure perfect drafts. When  grates are inverted for wood a patent clamp  retains them in position. The easiest-working  way is the surest-serving way ��� and that's  "Sask-alta" way.  Hotel...  Ladysmith  Close to the Smelter.  The Best Appointed Work-  ingmen's Hotel in the City  Lighted    throughout   with  Electricity.    Hot and  Cold Baths.  The finest of Bars Stocked  with the Best Wines,  Liquors and Cigars  GREENW00D,3B.C.  OLA UOFSTAD   ; Proprietor  mom  The Minor needs the book for the  facts it gives him regard in Geolog-y,  Mining', Copper Deposit' - i Copper  Mines,  The Copper Consumer needs the book  for every chapter it contains. It tells  what and explains how and why.  The Investor in Copper Shares cannot afford to be without it. The Copper Handbook gives statistics aad gen  eral information on one band, with  thousands of detailed mine descriptions on the other, covering the copper  mines of the entire world* and the 40  pages of condensed statistical tables  alone are worth more than the price  of the book to each and every owner of  copper mining shares.  Price : S5.00 in Buckram with gilt  top, or 97.50 in full library moreeco.  Terms : The most liberal. Send no  money, but order the book seat yeu,  all carriage charges prepaid, on one  week's approval, to be returned if un-  satiaf acterv, or pai��;for if it salt*. Can  you afford not teaee the book aad judge  for yourself of its value to you ? .  WRITS NOW to the editor and publisher,  HOUACI J. STSVIN8  463 SHKLDO NBUILDING, HOUGHTON, MICH., U.S.A.  Methodist���Rev.  F. J. Jeutlv : t r.i  B.A., will conduct sei vises as ui-ual  at'  Methodist Church morning and ev.nimr j  Services   every Sunday, morning ar<d '  Sunday School at 3.  Catholic���Church of the Sacked{  Heart.���Divine service lat, ttvrd.ii*!-;  fourth Sunday in each month. Holy  mass at 10 a. m.; vespers and benedio- |  tion at 7:30 p. m.; Sunday school at  2:30 p.m. Rev. J. A. Bhdahd, O. Mi L ]  pastor. ...  Church of England (St.-Jutfjhi) j  Every Sunday, Morning aad evening.  Matins, 11 a. m. Evensong, 7 JO p. m.  Sunday school, 2.30 p.m. Hel> Communion, 1st and 3rd Sundays at 8 a;m;J  other Sundays   at  11 a. m.  Saints'   Day services as anac micei  in  Church,  Rev. F Vernon Venables, Vicar.  St. Joseph's School]  NELSON, EG      f  PARE NT S who wish 'to secure; ic i  their daughter tbe benefits. <f  solid and refined edueation will do welt  to consider the advantages the  CV.ur  vect School, Nel^of, offers.  Tbe Convent is large and coroi.uilj  ious and.a large number of Bearrtcri  can be accomodated. The School id  superintended aud taught by the Si  teis, who have much experience iii<  training and educating chUdresv >  ; The course��f study oomprisesCliri.-l-J  ian Doctrine, Grammar, Geography,  Arithmetic, English and Caaa^fji'ii  History. Stenography, Bookker|>it-,|  Typewriting, Drawing, Algebra, (ic \  mctry, Needlework, Vecal and Inslr u-  nteatal Music, Vrench   and  Hygiene^  For further particulars apply toH:  SiarvR 8cntKioK,8T. Joaare'a Bciio- ij  Naworr, B. C.  Wm^EATHESWORH!  HEALTHFUL  PliASANT  ,j    IF YOU WEAR  ^aaaaaJ^^k\   BhaA^mAja^  <>M Everywhere  '.sagcy-"  YOUR  DOES THIS INTEREST YOU?  A prominent physician, funons for  hb ���uniim In the treatmen* of Ud.-  aar ana bladder diseases, attributes a  gceaftdaalef Us saooen to the following atmgla vegetable pneariptioa�����-  Or* ocnoe Fluid Extract Dandelion!  One onnoe Compound Salatone |  Four   ounoea   Compound   Syrup ;  Saraaparffla j  Mix, shake well, and take m tea- ���  spoonful doses after each meal and ���  again at bedtime.  Tour druggist can rapply the ingredients, and the adxtuxe can be prepared at home at very little expense.  This, the doctor says, sets directly  on the kidneys, assisting them to filter the poisons from the blood and ��� ���  expel same in the urine, at the same ;)  time restoring the kM&syo to healthy,  normal action.  We feel that a great many readers ][  wm be pleased to wamef this simple ..  pras<alpticn,aBditnewhigtheahflity  of the phyaidM whose formula b is,  we if not hesitate te resemmesd it '.',  to any saflsrer.  \yiND3eR   J*J@TICL  McCLUNO Md iOODEVE, Proprietors.  Finest FniTiisbed Bouse in the BoMdir|  Steam H��*t��4.    Lifkted   throughout   with electric lights.  Firat-elaaa Bear.    Strictly up-to-date goods.  FIR&T CUUS CAFE, 0PBM DAY AND NIWT  mwm fit  Electric current   supplied   for  +  *  *  i  Power, Lighting, Heating and  Ventilating. Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absolute  guarantee of continuous j f\ < 3  service for operating,  Get Our Rates. We Can Save You Motey  *** 4"*��4"f *4*��fr*.P''��',*4* * * **f+*���**  =ct  COME  TO THJS  Times THE   BOUNDARY CREEK TIMES  t/J��  Provincial  Vancouver police took forcible  possession of Deadman's Island.  : The sale of Prince Rupert lots  at Vancouver netted well over a  million dollars.  ���The following official telegram  from   Commissioner   Henderson,  5��  ���warn  of the Yukon, is a warning to  men who intended to go north in  search of work: "Dawson, Y.T.,  May 28���L*abor market overstocked here. Men seeking employment should not come to Yukon."  ,Arrangements are being   made  for a continuance of the subsidized  steamship   service between Vancouver and the Antipodes.  We "Give Ascvay  Absolutely)Freeof%Cost  The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser, in Plain  English, or Medicine Simplified, by R. V. Pierce, M. D.,  Chijf Consul��ir.g I'hyriclan to :he Ir /alias' Hotel and Surgical Institute at Huffaio, a beak o 1003 large pages and  over 700 illustrations, in strong pai :r covers, to anyone sending 31 one-cent  stamps' to cover cost of mailing only, or, in French Cloth binding for 50 stamps.  Over.680,000 copies of this complel Family Doctor Book were ecld in cloth  binding at regular price of $1.50. A'terwards, one and a half million copies  were given away us above. A new, up-to-date revised cu :ion is now rccdy  for mailing. Better send NOW, before all are gone. Address World's Dispensary Medical Association, R. V. Pierce, M. D., President, Buffalo, N. Y.  Btf. PIERCE'S FAVORITE PRESCRIPTION  THR ONE REftgTIDY for woman's peculiar ailments good enough  that us rr.al.eiB are .not afraid to print on its outside wrapper its  every ingredient. No Secrets���No Deception. .  THE ONE REMEDY for women which contains no alcohol and  no habit-forming drugs. Made from native medicinal forest roots  of well established curative value.  The Royal Bank of Canada will  open a branch at Cranbrook, making the third bank in that city.  Work has commenced on the  street improvements at Fernie  wnich are to cost the city some  $10,000 this year.  E��rl Grey will visit B.C. again  during September.  The Great Northern extension  at Vancouver has reached Burrard  Inlet.    :  R. H. Chapman and K. Chip-  m^n of the Dominion Geological  Survey will compile a topographical map of Vancouver. Isla*d  A Montana cittlemiii is en  route for Grand Prairie with 3,000  thoroughbred cattle and will establish one of the biggest ranches  north of the Boundary.  Tea  Coffee  Spices  and Extracts  Received Highest Award  Dominion Exhibition 1906  L  Vancouver   will erect   an arch  at the AY.P. exposition.  The Methodist conference was  held in   New   Westminster   last  week.  a fire which broke out on that  vessel while en route "to Prince  Rupert. Engineer Black and a  Jap fireman were severely burned  The Itn^rul branch will open  a branch at Moyie.  The Presbyterian Synod, has  taken action again race-track  betting.  Just as soon as the transfer   of  Prince   Rupert   real estate have  been made the work of   building  the new northern mitropjlis will  begin.  A sailor on the Union S.S. Co's  boat Coquitalan was suffoca'.edin  PILES  FOR FOUR YEARS  Only those who suffer from Piles  can know the agony, the burning,  throbbing, shooting, stabbing bains  which the ailment causes, and the  way it wrecks the sufferer's life.  Zam-Buk is blessed by thousands  who used to suffer from piles, but  whom it has cured. One such grateful  parson h Mrs. Elizabeth Taylor,, of  Greenwood Avenue, Toronto. She  says s���" For four Iodr years 1 suffered  acutely from bleeding piles. During  that time I spent an immense amount of  money oa ' remedies ' and doctor's prescriptions but got no ease. Zam-Buk  was different to everything else I had  tried, and It cured me, I am grateful  for the cure, and as I have never had  piles once since, I know the cure is  permanent."  Another thankful woman is Mrs. E.  A. Gardiner, of Catalina, Trinity Bay.  She says i���"In my case Zam-Buk  effected a wonderful cure. For twelve  years I had been troubled with blind,  bleeding, and protruding piles. I had  been using various kinds of ointments,  etc, but never came across anything to  dome good until I tried Zam-Buk, which  cared me. That this may be the means  of helping some sufferers from piles to  try'Zam-Buk, is the wish of one who  has found great relief."  Zam-Buk is a purely herbal balm and  should be In every home, Cures cuts,  burns, bruises, ecseQia, ulcers, blood-  TC|��onjUg, prairie Itqji, sunburn, blisters,  Mrs (wt. iu,mraer lores, and all diseases  and Injuries of the (kin, etc. All  druggists and stores at 50c box, or  from Zam-Buk Co., Toronto, for price.  am Buk  GREENWOOD THE HUB OF THE BOUNDARY.  Keep Both Eyes on Greenwood.  NORTH  The Gty of Greenwood is surrounded by Mining Gimps, which have great bodies of low*  grade ore, and some'of the richest high-grade veins that have ever been   discovered/  Greenwood has big Smelters and proven mines, and a mineralized area of boundless  possibilities,  There is now a revival of mining in the Boundary Country, of which Greenwoood is the  Centre.  The day is near when as many thousands of men will be employed in the Boundary mines  as there are hundreds now.  All that is required is more capital to work the wonderful deposits of mineral in the richly  favored Boundary.  For information. Address.  FEED'K. W. MeLAINE, Secretary Greenwood Board of Trade.  ���Bishop McDonald, of Victoria,  has entered upon his duties as  head of the Diocese of "Victoria.  SHE  Four noted crooks were captured in Vancouver.  Between 10,000 and 11,000 people attended the lacrosse matcb,  children under 14 admitted free  The receipts for the two games of  the series, after all expenses ware  paid, were $7860. Of this each  team received half, $3030.  Royal Standan  Flour Coupons.  W. H. Adams, for many years a  dealer in sporting goods in Victoria, dropped dead recently from  heart disease while shooting with  the Victoria Gun club. He was  a native of Ohio, and 56 years  old.  Henceforth there should be no  more complaints for divorce on  the grounds that a husband snor-  e and dej rives a wife of needful  sleep. A Seat'Ie wc man 1 as invented a snor�� silencer which is  on exhibition at the Alaska-Yuk-  <n-P. c'fic Exposition.  Pianos, sewing machines, stoves, etc., for sale or rent. The  O.I.C, Second-hand man, A. L.  White.  Phone 16.  FOR SALE.  For Sale���50 acres of black  sandy loam, partly cleared, well  suited for fruit growing, one-half  mile from railway station. Will  sell for $20 an acre in whole or  part. 810 will finish clearing.  Half cash, balance on ��erms.  Apply to Times office, box 150.  The following- are the lucky numbers drawn for May  41250 30133 48500 56852 48468  45637 31039 48192 39728 44143  Here are the names of someof tlie fortunate winners to date: -  Mrs. Goaltlev, Ros,land, B.C ; Mrs Conners, Nanaimo, B.C ; Mrs Shannon  1145-7th Ave Vancouver; Mrs. R J Smith, Little River, Comox : Mrs  Telford. North Vancouver. B.C ; Mis. Walds, Hamilton St . Vancouver: Mrs  A. E. Adams. Anaconda, B. C; Mrs. Crawford, Sixth Ave. Vancouver - Miss  H B Hutchinson, Lingley, B C : Mn. C. Adshead. Alderffrove, B C -' Mrs  VV. Rowe Harvey, Victoria, B.C.; Mrs. N. Higgins. Cotnox, IJ C. Mr W If  He nhton, Mission City. B.C.;    Mrs N.  Ferguson, Sannichton. 13.  C  These have each received, freeof all charges, a h ind.--oni�� dinner s��t of 109  piecei. Cut thisout and kep it fur njferen :<\ Al! the co.ipons bearing the  above number* have left "ur mills Ithoiigh some of tl:em nriy still h<- in the  hands of the deal ;rs. Pny.es will be awarded nonlaser when ihe lucky coupons ane retur. ed. We are giving- away 10 sets every month, and every 49 lb  sack contains a coupon.  Buy Royal Standard Flour and save the coupons.    Manufactured bv  VANCOUVER MILLING & GRAIN C0..LTD.,  Vancouver, B.C.  ���������������������0  ��  ��  ����t*������*ii*��*ft��**��*����o��st��������aa������e��o��a6e��Be  P. BURNS & CO., Ltd.  .. DEALERS IN ..  Tresb and Cured meals  Fish and Poultry.  a  o  t>  a  9  Vr  *  *  *  ��  a  ft  o  o  a  a  ��  a  a  a  a  a  e  <i  O  o  ��  1 I  i i  Snyiopiis of Canadian North-West  HOMESTEAD PECULATIONS.  ANY available C ominion Lands within the  Railway Belt in British Columbia, may be  homeateaded by any person who is the sole head  ota family, or any male over 18 year* of age,  to the extent of one-quarter section of 160 acres,  more or less.  Entry must be made personally at the loca  land office for the disrict in which the laud is  situate. Entry by proxy may, however, be  made on certain conditions by the father,  mother, son, danrhter, brother or sister, of an  intending- homesteader.  The homesteader is required to preform the  conditions connected there with nnder one of  the following plans;  1) At least six months' residence upon and  cultivation of the land in each year for three  years.  (2) If the father (or mother, if the father is de  ceased), of the homesteader resides upon a farm  iu the vicinity of the land entered for, the re  quirements as to residence may be satisfied by  such person residing with the father or mother,  (3) If the settler has his permanent' residence  pon farming land owned by him in  the vicin  ity of his homestead, the requirements as to res  idence may be satisfied by residence upon the  said land.  Six months' notice in writijfj should begiven  to the Commissioner of Dominion Lands at Ot  tawa of intention to apply for patent.  Coal.���Coal mining rights may be leased for a  period of twenty-one years>at an annual-rental  of $1. per acre.   Not more than.2,560 acres shall  be leased to one individual or company.   A roy-  allty at the rate of five cents per ton shall be  ollected on the merchantable coal mined.  W. W. CORT,  Deputy of the Minister of the Intsrier  N. Jt���Dnautborhssd publication of  this ad  vorUsement will not be paid for.  Tk�� B��tmimdlffiiry9&  Boundary  Creek times  Everybody  Agrees  that COD L1VBK OIL and ItON  are  beyond question the freatMt medicine* known. Then why dot* not  everybody take Cod Liver Oit and  Iron? Simply because most people  cannot take the Oil and few can diseat  the Iron in any ordinary form. These  difficulties have been entirely removed  by the introduction of FERROL, in  which the Iron is scientifically combined with the Oil, rendering the Oil  palatable and the Iron digestible.  While  FERROL  is manufactured from the best quality  of Cod Liver Oil (the whole of the Oil)  and is richer in oil than any other  emuhion,and while it contains just the  right quantity of the best form of Iron  and Phosphorus, it is so scientifically  prepared that not one person in a thousand finds  any trouble in  taking it,  ind infants digest it without difficulty.  Moreover the well-established value of  the   Oil   and    Iron    is    immensely  enhanced by the process of manufacture, and as the formula is freely exposed it is not to be wondered at that  physicians    everywhere    have    fully  endorsed FERROL and used it largely  in their practice.    FERROL is invaluable for the treatment of any kind of  Lung or Bronchial troubles, while for  wasting diseases it has no equal, and  ��*You Know What  i You Take"  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE  TIMES  i*   the Pioneer Weekly  of the Boundary Creek  Mining District.  T The Times has the  most complete Stock of  Type, Inks, Paper, in  the Boundary.  *f The Times is improving its stock, enlarging  its circulation, widening  its interests every  month.  T The Tim��s, in Job  Work, Advertising, in  News Getting and Giving can deliver the  goods.  SEE IF IT CAN'T.  ^ Subscribe For,Advertise In, Send Your Job  Work to the Boundary's  Leading Paper,  i. THE   BOUNDARY CREEK TIMES  sssia  -c=5GT  <S��-  ^���..����� I.  Purely Personal  ��*>���*+.a*^i  i  m  ii   >fsn  i��~�� '1^  !���:/  II  SWEET  AS A NUT  Thafs what people say about bread made from  It is reliable.  It is appetizing.  It contains more nourishment than most flours.  WESTERN CANADA FLOUR MILLS CO., LIMITED  MILL9 AT WINNIPEG. GODERICH AND BRANDON  fi  P  till  �����  SOLE   AGENTS  Greenwood and Anaconda  Call aud see the new shipment just  received.  i-.  A.L.WHITE  ,fi Furniture and Stove Man.  Phone 16  R. G. Hargreaves left on a trip  to Victoria on Monday.  Bill   Beach   was   in from his  ranch at Christen a Lake.  J. A. Mc Vicar, C.P.R.   auditor,  if Nelson, is in the citv.  Rev. Henry Middle ton, of P.E.  [., is visiting J. N. Paton.  W. T. Hunter is on a trip to  the fruit belt in the Okanagan.  John D. Spence left for Victoria  oh Tuesday, to attend a sitting  of the Full Court.  James McCreath was on a business trip to the Similkameen  country last week.  J. A. Tuzo came down from  Wallace mountain on Tuesday  and is stopping at the Imperial.  A. S. Lock, of Winnipeg, who  is interested in the Bruce mine at  Midway, is at the Imperial.  Chief Bunbury of the Boundary  police, has had a serious attack  of the Grippe but is able to be  around again.  DE. Mallandaine, chief timber  and land ranger for the C.P.R.,  was in the Boundary this week  on official business.  Mrs. C. H. Fair will receive on  the first and second Monday iu  June and not again until October.  Registrar Cunningham issued  marriage licenses this week to  Wm. Paul Meacham and Miss  Kate Rabb, of Phoenix; and to  John Carman Cassleman and Miss  Florence Lillian Burkman, of  Boundary Falls.  Miss Hattie Graham & Miss Ida  Pearce were at the Windssr this  week while down to "try" tbe  exam.  R. K. Steven, the popular manager of the Greenwood club, returned on Monday from a month's  vacation at the coast.  W. Hazzard, of the C.P.R. location surveys, was in town on  Tuesday. The Boundary Creek  crew will be transferred fer a  time to Arrow Laie.  Miss Olive Roberts Vaves today  for New Westm'nster, where she  will enter the Royal Columbian  hospital as a nurse in training.  METHODIST   CHURCH  ICE   CREAM   SOCIAL,  To be held in tlie vacant Store on  Corner of Greenwood  and  Copper  Streets. THURSDAY, JUNE 17th  Ice Cream, Cake, Strawberries,  Under   auspices  of  Ladies'   Aid,  Methodist Church.  BE TURE AND COME  4��  *��  TO RENT  Fine 6-roomed modern house.  4-Roomed  Cottage.  Suite of Rooms in a Block.  One Furnished Room.  FOR SALE  City Lots at all prices,  Fine Ranch comprising 715  acres.  Bl  Bealey Investment & Trust Co., Ltd.  OPPOSITE THE POST OFFICE.  *  *  4  "   II.H        II H I  LAGER AND PORTER,  GINGER ALE, GINGER BEER,  ALL KINDS OF  CARBONATED DRINKS  PINT BOTTLES FOR FAMILY USE  Bottled and Draught Beer.  Phone 138, Greenwood  Phoenix Brewery Co., ISUWco  i\  ?!  f!  ?!  ft  i\  $  i  <*s  Subscribe for the Times.  ^  d-  TOWN lOTICo  -?  4  Hi L Git, AM  7 (PIANO)  PIANO, ORGAN, THEORY, HAR  MONY,     INTERPRETATION  At the   PACIFIC   HOTEL,  Monday of Each Week  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  Grand View Fractional, Mineral Claim, situate  in the Greenwood Mining1 Division of Yale  District. Where located: Long- Lake Cam p.  TAKE NOTICE tbat I, Bertha C. Thomet,  Executrix of the Estate of the lata Charles  L. Thomet, Free Afiuer's certificate No. B1426'.),  Intend, sixtf days from date hereof, to apply  to tbe Mining' Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining'a  Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action under section 37, must te commenced before the issuance  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 1st dav of May,  A.D. 19OT.  Bertha C. Thomet Executrix of   the   Estate of  late Charles L. Thomet.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  "Alaska" and>"Bu8ter" Mineral Claims, situate  in tbe Greenwood Mininir Division of Y le  District. Where located: on Wallace Mountain.  TAKE NOTICE that I.JIsaac H. Hallett, as  a^ent for Joseph P. Kelly, Free Miner's  Certificate No. B14241, and Kaie T. McKenzie,  free Miner's Certificate No. B26303, intend, sixty days from date hereof, to apply to the Mining Rerorder for Certificates of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining' Crown Grants of  the above claims.  Aud   further take   notice  that aotion.'under  section 37, mu*l be commenced before the   issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 1st day of May, A.D., 1M9.  I. II. HALLETT.  There is a rumour of railway  construction from Midway up the  Kettle river.  Regardless of the temporary  shut-down of the smelter B.C.  Copper is soaring around the 8.50  mark.  The Spokane and B.C. railway  will extend ifes line from Grand  Forks to Republic and w ill eventually build to Spokane.  The first sitting of the court of  revision for the city of Greenwood  and Phoenix will be held on June  29.  The death took place at Revelstoke at noon on Saturday of H.  A. Small, one of the best known  and most popular travellers in  the district. The late Mr. Small  tor many years while travelling  for Kelly Douglas & Go. of Vancouver made Nelson his headquarters. At the tim;of his death he  was selling for J MacMillan of  the former city.  Gopher Death is recommended  by the Department of Agriculture.  For Sale by the Thomas Drug  Co.  Rev. Ralph Hibbert M. A. B.  D. of Penticton will succeed the  Rev. Mr. Rutherford as pastor of  Greenwood me.hodist Congre��rat-  ation.  Mr, Ruthetord's new station will  be at Creston and he will preach  his farewell service on the last  Sunday in June.  The Phoenix hospital board  have secured the services of Miss  Kildow a graduate nurse of the  Maryland general hospital.  J. P. Graves, managing director  of the Granby Consolidated Company is recovering from an attack  of tvphoid. Mr. Graves is at his  home in Spokane and is reported  by his doctor to be out of danger.  W. D. Curriethe newlv-appoin-  ted provincial lecturer on irrigation will shortly visit tbe Bound-  dary.  The copious rain fall of the past  week has produced a luxuriant  growth of bunch grass.  The Svood of the Diocese cf  Kootenay will meet in Nelson  next week. The Lord Bishop of  | Kootenay will preside. Rev, F.  V. Venables accompanied by lay  delegates from the parish of  Greenwood will attend the Synod  At ihe examination for entrance  to biyh schools held in Greenwood ihis week with Inspector  Geo H. Deaue, of Nelson, as presiding examiner, there were 23  candidates in all. Deadwood  school sent 1 pupil, Eholt 2, Ingram Mtn. 1, Midway 5, Phoenix  9, and Greenwood 5,  Two Hands, a Brush,  I ji�� fll jj f  and a Can of J<* JJ-O-Ldt  Will work wonders in every House.  All sizes, 25c to $3.50.  Rome artie'e* oa which JAP-A I/AC should be used���Floors, Radiators,  P ate Racks, Porch Furniture, Chairs, and Irons, Refrigerators, Wicker  Furniture, Tables, Linoleums, Wire Screens, all Woodwork, Chandeliers,  Picture Frames, Weather Beaten Doors,  WEARS LIKE IRON.  Corporation of the City of  Greenwood.  NOTICE is hereby given that the  Assessment Roll of the year 1909 has  been returned, and can be inspected  by any person having au interest therein until the sitting of the Court of Revision. The first sitting of the Coutt  of Revision on the said Assessment  Roll will be held in the City Hall,  Green wood, on Tuesday, the 29th day  of June, 1909, at 10 o'clock a.m. Any  person desiring to make com paint  against his or her assessment must give  uoiice in writing to the Assessor, stating the ground of his or her complaint  at least'ten days before the said dale  Dated at Gre nwood, B C , May 20,1909.  G. B. Taylor, C MC.  MINING CLAIM FOR SALE.  In Wellington Camp. The property known as The Golden  Crown, with plant and equipment now found thereon. For  terms and particulars apply to  G. R. Coldwell, Brandon, Manitoba.  r  GREENWOOD  and MIDWAY  =1  Leaves Greenwood at 7 a.m. to  connect with Spokane train; and  at 1 p.m   .with Keremeos train.  J. McDonell.  h.  JL  NOTICE.  Administrator's Notice.  In the County Court of Yale holden at  Grand Forks,  In the Estate of Alexander Wilson,  Deceased,  NOTICE is liereliy given that on the 14tli day  of April, WOT, it was ordered by Bis Honor  J udire Brown, that A. C. Sutlon,'Officla1 Administrator tic adluinistralor of tbe estate nf  Alexander WiUo i, late of Midway B. C, deceased, intestate.  Every ocrson indebted tosaiddecea��ed-isrei|Uir  ed to make pavnieut forthwith to the undersiirit-  ed and every person having- in possession effects  bclonprintr todeceased is required to notify the  nndersigned.  Every creditor or other person having any  claim upon or interest iu the distribution of the  estate of the deceased is required before tbe 9tli  day of June, VM. to send by registered letter,  addressed to the undersigned, his name and  address and full particulars of his claim or  Interest and a statement ol his account, aud  the nature of the security (if any) held by him,  all verified  by statutory  declaration.  After the said 9th day of June, 1909, the ad  ministrator will proceed to distribute the estat  having- regard to those claims only of which  he shall then have had notice.  Dated at Grand Forks, B.C., the 19th May, 1909.  A. C. SUTTON,  Official Administrator,  Grand Forks, B. C.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that thirty  days after date, I, Frank Bell, of Anaconda, B.C., intend to apply to F. S.  Hu^sey, Esquire, Superintendent of  Provincial Police, for a renewal of a  retail liquor licence for the Vendoine  Hotel in Anaconda, B C.  Anaconda, B.C. FRANK BELL,  Maj 10th, 1909.  CAMADIAN  RAILWAY  RETURN  Excursion Rates  From  Greenwood  To  Seattle  $23.70  Tickets on sale daily, May  29th to Oct. 14th. Final return limit 15 days Corresponding fares from other  points.  TICKETS at  REDUCED RATES  will also be on sale on  June 2nd and 3rd,  July 2nd and 3rd,  August 11th and 12th, to  Eastern Destinations  in Canada and the United  States, with choice of routes  and final return limit of Oct,  31st. For full particulars  apply to J. E. Proctor,  D.P.A., Calgary, Alta.  E. R. Rjsdpath, Agent,  Greenwood, B,C.  Notice Is hereby given that I intend to apply  tothe Superintendent of Provincial Police for  a trans'er from me to Frank Hell of Anaconda,  B. C, of the Hotel Licence now held by me in  respect of the "Vemlome Hotel", situated on  Lot 8, Block 5, Map 24, in the Town of Anacorda'  iu the District of Vale.  Dated at Anaconds  B. C. April 15th, 1909.  J. W. O'Brien, Licencec.  Renewal of Hotel Licence  TAKE   NOTICE that  I,   L  E. Salter, of  Midway,Ii.Contend applying to the Suptr  Intendent of Provincial Police, at the expiration i'f one month from the date hereof, for a renewal of my hotel license for the premises  known as the Hotel Spokane.sitnate at Midway  B.C.  Dated at Midway, B.C.. ICth day of May, 19M.  Application for Liquor License.  Take Notice that I, S. T. Larsan, of Rock  Creek, Intend applying to the Superintendent  of .Police, at the expiration of one month from  the date hereof, for ft renewal of my Hotel License for the premises known as The Riverside  Motel, at Rock Creek. B.C,  Dated this 10th diy of May, 10J9.  SAMOKL T. LARSEN, Rock Creek.B.C.  Renewal of Hotel Licence  Take notice thai 1 Sivert Dahl,of Midway,! ti-  tend applying to the Snperintfndi'ntof Provincial Police, at thecTpiration of one month from  date hereof, for a renewal of ray Hotel Licence  for the pr,raises known as the Central Hotel at  Midway.  Dated this 10th day of May, 1909.  Sinned, SIVERT DAHL  Application for Liquor License  Take uot.ee thai l,i.\au o. L-��U.uf Boundary  Falls, B. P., intend applying to the Superintcn-  1 en; i��l !'i-.vitioi.il PuKce, ;.i the o-y'iatiun of  one month from date hereof, for a renewal of  my Hotel Licence fur the premises known as tbe  Smeltrr Hnt-1 nt flomiflarj- Falls R. C.  Daetd in is luunur of May. WiW,  Signed, E. O. Lewis  A SXAr���For Sale, the improvements on a ��ood Ilomcs'catl.  50 acres in wheat, 30 acres summer f^how. \�� iii s,eli nt a veiy  reps<>iinble ilgure. 9 miles from  Kerr", Wash. Come ?"d lnnk it  over.    Joe Ox, Ferry, Wash.  Estrar���A ft-e-r horse, about  1050 It's. Bra:-ded double-lazy  S oa ugLt shoulder. E. M. Cttd-  worlL, Brl<ks>ville, B.C.  Sole  Agents  THE  Hunter-Kendrick Co. Ltd  Greenwood's Big Furniture Store  SPRING GOODS  Special Values  in  CARPETS,  LINOLEUMS,  OILCLOTHS,  REFRIGERATORS,   GO-CARTS  Everything in the Furniture Line.  T. ffl. Gulley & Co.  HOUSE FURNISHERS -   -   Phone 27       '  ;  ^*v^v^  w ^^/rf**^^^rf*^^>/��^/>^^/>rf'^/l/'^f/^/^^^l^^^^^l^^l  Palace Livery Stables f  DRAYING���Wc Can Move Anything  P. c.  PROPRIETOR  ���^>-i<^><^^><^<f^<^>*><y^>^  MOVED  5E  TO THE)  Wallace-Miller Block  Next Door to P< W. Georfe's  J. L. WHITE  Successor to White Bros.  Just the thing  1     /  Bass and   ^g'  Guinness in Nips  Direct Importation.  Greenwood Douor go.  IMPORTERS GREENWOOD  Going Pishing?  If so, outfit with me and you will never be  able to say that if ycur tackle had been good,  vou would haveJanded tJhebig one.  BOOKSELLER   AND_STATIONER  THE FISHING  TACKLE  sell insures a good catch with the smallest  __jeiMntM^_oLI(^tJisL

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