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Array ������*     *  iv^mm^r^mmss^^^^^s^^mm  \  Ii&����*-  VOU Ccja^t afford to be without a  ^-Refrigerator tbis hot weather.   A  good one will save you money every  time"     : :. : :     "   ' :  We handle a jihe that are made  on, correct and scientific^ principles,  ensuring , a perfect circulation of  cold, dry air,       :       *   :   ,        :        :  *>t We have them-in  sizes   suitable  for hotel or familv use.        :        : -  :  " -,  The Prices Range-from  $14.00 to 42.00  i  T.ffl.<ialley &Co  HOUSE FURNISHERS -   -'- Phone 27  ..*���      *. Gfcenwood, B,C.^v      " '   *  ^a| Always a Pleasure to IfSAj  ���'i Show Goo^s 1^1  JUL.... ,'������  i Ir    **A -<. , ���**  "^. v-'-^^^sS:*  -,-*-  .'<.'  Commencing     ;  July 6tt to JulyiStli  TWO WEEKS ONLY.  -*"  Don't Miss the Opportunity o�� S&  curing Summer Ooods'at Money/  Saving Prices,   Special Bargains in  all Seasonable Lines  TERMS      -      -      STRICTLY CASH  RENDELL & CO  000000<K>��<><>0<>000000000<KX>0<>0000<rK>00<>0000<**00<>0<>00<>^^  ..*���  Can be Saved by Pealing With Us,  Dealing   exclusively in   Everything   Men   .  ';..!:..Vear."���; Haying a large business in -Phoenix  as well as Greenwood, We are in a position  to purchase ^1 bur lines direct from the  Manufacturersof the;; World     *s   '   s    / t  Saving Me Middle Man's Profit  T^ Cash and  Y��l\se7      t ,' 'y*7_ ::.:"i7-: ::.r-'.:7'y7.-  s        :���'   '-.  Before filling your wants call- and examine  oijr different lines and you will be convinced  what we state is correct       s ���-..-������    .  P  r v  \j ��  The only Exclusive Dealer in Men'sWear^in Greenwood  ^o<K>000<>0<><>000<>00<KK>OOOOOOCC<>CK>00<><K>0<>0<>0<>0<>^^  .$  524 SO  435,00  2,305 00  23 00  130 00  2,575 00  313 45  7,804, 78  ..$    992 09  .   3,991 30  568 91  753 80  ..   1,919 79  218 35  Ih-e postponed jneeting- of the  City Council-was held last evening: Present���Mayor Bunttog*,  Aldermen Gully, Sutherland,  Fleming-, Meyer, Mortimer and  Wilson.  J. S. Martin, secretary of the  Phoenix Wafer Supply Co., acknowledged the letter of the City  Solicitor re damage to Providence  creek from th? outbreak of Marshall lake," and promised further  consideration.  - Ihe Greenwood Concert Band  ���asked for an allowance to cover  the expenses of music, etc. The  Council granted $20 a month for-  the remaining five months of the  year, on condition that weekly  open-air concerts were provided  during reasonable weather.  The clerk then read the"* statement of the receipts and expenditures of the six months ending  June 30. The report showed the  folldwing'items of interest:  RECEIPTS.  Police   Traders' licences....y..���. .  Liqiiot" licenses      ,  Cemetery stumpage    Dog tax   .    Water rates   Arrears of taxes, ,   Bauk of Montreal   EXPENDITURES  Streets and sidewalks.,.v   Debenture interest   Gen. ex and donations....  Street lights v....... ..  Schools   Advt. and stationery. .. .  Arnold D. Hallett aad R. J.  Sanders, appearing for the Audi-'  tprium Company, asked that the  favor extended for two years past  to the owners of the Auditorium  be continued with them!^ in the  matter of business tax, at least  until they saw whether the company could mate the venture pay.  No change will be made by this  Council .during its tenure of office.  "The Treasurer was instructed  to have last year's note* with the  Bank of Montreal for $2,��>00 retired on receipt of the license  fees, and the Mayor, the Finance  Committee and ..the-Clerk were  authorized to make arrangements  with the bank for covering the  present overdraft with necessary  paper.    v  In the reports of the committees the council considered a great  many details. The Mayor reported that the reservoir on Providence creek had been used this  week and worked perfectly.  Twenty-five curb boxes were ordered to be purchased, the business  to be placed, if possible, with the  Greenwood branch of the Nelson  Iron Works. The Pire and Light  committee reported "No fires and  plenty of light," while the Board  of Health ^smiled, "progress. 'I  The Finance committee recommended .the payment of the fol-  lowing accounts: r     .' ;��� ,;  I^aundry.^;.^...;   Jos. Wilmhutrst ..;......^���;.  E W. Bishop..'.....;...........  Et. McKee...;,.......;...:.......  Pacific Coast Pipe Co...;..  G. C. Waterworks Co. .....  G. C. Waterworks Co.......  A. A. Frechette..-...........:.  Greenwood l��ivery barn...  Rendell & Co i.......,.;...  John h. Coles.   Howard Moore...   Hunter-Kendrick Co   Rusuell-L iw-Caulfield Co  Kinney & McDonald   Then followed a general discussion on a' number of, things, collection of licenses, the pound bylaw, etc. After hearing Complaints of nuisances in the North  Ward, Aid. Fleming "was glad  to say that the are none of those  people living in the South Ward.  We're a, peaceable law abiding  Chinese colony down there."  1   ������    ���- ���        " ������-"���' ���-!-���-    ������"��� ���'    ���  Lone County Court.  County Court, which opened on  the. 23rd of June, adjourned on  Saturday, July 4th, uutil the 8th  of September, 1908. The resul ts  not before published are as follows:  Hunter-Kendrick Co. v. Providence Mining Co.���Judgment for  plaintiff.  In the cases against the Sudbury Mining Co., the plaintiffs,  Graham, Bung and Skene, got  judgment for; $145, $138.25 aud  $70.75, and costs, respectively.  The Greenwood City Waterworks  Co got judgment for $429 against  the same defendants.  In L/autard v. Bedard, the  plaintiff was given judgment for  $50 and' costs,' to defray the expense and time lost through a  mistake of the defendant in pro-  viding him with the wrong record  for pre-emption.  A cool evening, under the stars,  in a comfortable hammock, makes  life almost divine. Coles' keeps  the Hammocks.   See them.  Fire Takes Heart Out of Business Section of the City-OneMan Dead-  Possibly Another  �� 10 30  12 50  37 70  11 00  15 00  8 75  128 80  4 00  r 40 29  12 93  2 10  24 35  50  9 30  13 00  Special Dispatch to The Times  Grand Forks, B.C.; July 10.  The worst fire in the history of  this city started early'this morc-  ing, supposedly in the Square  Hotel, which wasvacapt, and had  made such headway before being  noticed that it looked as, if the  lower end of town, wlas doomed.  Two blocks and a ha,l| were completely cleaned out, aud the approximate loss, which can be ascertained at present will reach  nearly $300,000, with '-possibly 25  per cent cf insurance. '���  N. Barnetby, of ^{aloy, who  was sleeping in the Valhalla Hch  tel, was burned to death, his  charred remains being found in  the ruins.  The buildings destroyed were  the Yale Hotel, Alberta Hall,  yalhalla Hotel, Victoria Hotel,  Parry's barber shop, Bribilsky's  barber shop,  Milesl second-hand  - v  store, Waldron's barber shop,  Telephone Exchange, Canadian  Pacific telegraph office, Windsor  Hotel, British American Trust  Co., Eastern Townships Bank,  Downe-y'js cjgar ^stc-re., Province  Hotel, ..Clarendon Hotel,. Salva?  ,tion Army Barracks, Grand Forks'  Brides  Hotel, Band hall, Folger's resi-  dence, Horner's .residence, White's  jewelry store, Cp/Operative store^  Chappie's plumbing shop Woodland's drug store, Cochrane's law  offices, Dominion Egress office,  and practically aH the^lodges In  the eijy suffered a total loss,  these   peaces,   several  pigs' which  were not occu-  ecf were burned to the ground.  ''When it was seen how; serious  the fire was, the steam fire en-  girie.-was backed down to the  river, which, along with the big  tank, gave the fire boys plenty of  water.  In several of the hotels tbe  guests barely escaped with but a  few clothes on, and in some cases  people made a dash for the street  nearly naTced.  The west aide of First street  was threatened for some-time.  On account of two of the local  banks being unable to reach their  vaultsrowing"to ^this morning's  fire, Mayor Fripp has proclaimed  today and tomorrow legal holidays.,   ' s    ..    ,  It is stated that'another man is  unaccounted for since the fire.  REMEMBERED  THEIR  FORMER CHIEF  Yesterday afternoon the employees of the Dominkm Copper  Co., at theirrsmelter at Boundary  Falls, made Mr. W. C. Thomas,  the retiring manager, the recipient of a mark of, the esteem in  which they held .him by presenting7 him with a very beautiful  diamond scarf pin. Mr. Thomas  has always been exceedingly popular, not only with the men, but  with his office and executive staff,  and the men didn't want, to see  the man who had done such faithful work as Mr. Thomas has done  with them go away without an  expression of their respect and  kindly feeling; The presentation  was held at 4 o'clock yesterday.  B. M. Renaud, one . of Mr.  Thomas'oldest assistants, being  chosen to make the presentation.  At the same time, the men felt  that they wished also to remember Mrs. Thomas and their gift  to her took the form of a beautiful silver pudding dish. All the  men, 'over sixty in number,having  gathered on the feed floor at the  smelter the following address was  read :  Boundary Falls, B: C,   .  July 9, 1908.  Mr.   W.  6. Thomas,   Boundary  Falls, B. C :  . Dear Sir���We, the employees  of the Dominion Copper Co. at  Boundary Falls, who have worked under your leadership for the  past two years, and si nee you  have decided to leave us. it is our  sincere desire tp prove to you, in  a suitable manner, our regret at  parting with you, and to prove  to you .how deep in sympathy and  high esteem you are held in our  hearts, for the sympathetic manner you have always been ready  to lend an ear to our grievances,  personal or common,-and it has  never proven too great a task for  your ability, to solve the problem  for the good c( all and satisfac  torily to all parties concerned.  But, as circumstances have made  it impossible by the *long shut.,  down, to be as liberal as we would  like to be in offering you something that will speak for itself.ia  expression of our sentiments, we  therefore, resolve to present you  this scarf pin.  We hope that it will be accepted in the same spirit in which it  is given, not for' its intrinsic  value, but as a token of the esteem in which you are field in  our hearts, and it will serve as a  memento, in future days, when  we are all scattered in this broad  land, that still there remains a  soft spot in the hearts of the  Boundary Falls boys, and deep  feeling for the welfare and prosperity of our friend aud leader,  Mr. W. C. Thomas, when Manager of thej>ominioh Copper Co.  Good wishes  to you and your  loved ones.  Mr. Thomas leaves tomorrow  with Mrs. Thomas and their  children for Salt Lake City. They  intend, in going, to go first to  the coast, visiting Vancouver aiid  Victoria, and then on clown Ihe  coast to San Francisco. Mr.  Thomas returns practically to  the position which he had when  he was first sent by Mr. New-  house to reorganize the smelter  jot the Dominion Copper Co. His  will be a sort of a roving commis-  mission, doing special smelter  work on the Newhouse properties, and his headquarters will be  in Salt Lake City, Utah. Speaking of his residence here, Mr.  Thomas stated that though he  had remained a great deal leager  than he had intended when first  coming here, he had made many  cloee friends whom he found it  hard to leave behind, and expressed himself as greatly pleased  with his lifenn British Columbia.  Diamond Drilling at the Lone Star.  At the B. C. Copper Co.'s Lone  Star  and   Washington  property,  exploratory  work  with  the diamond drill is being, carried on in  a more systematic- way and on a  larger scale than has yet been attempted in this company's mines.  Holes are being drilled at regular intervals of 60 feet over the  entire area to be explored,  the  holes being arranged, in such a  manner as to use raises previously  made in place of two.   Fourteen  of these holes have bean completed to date, 'and have blocked  out a larg-e amount of ore.  Two diamond drills are employed in this work at present  the second machine having been  started on June 22. The holes  now being drilled are all started  from the surf ace, and a shaft is  sunk through the soil and gravel  to solid rock in preparation for  each. Much, difficulty has been  experienced in some of the holes  on account of caving ground, the  rock in "the vicinity of *the Lone  Star mine not being as firm as in  the Mother Lode and Granby.  These difficulties are largely being overcome, however, by the  use.of two sizes of casing, within which the drill is operated.  The smaller size of casing fits inside the larger one, thus making  it possible to run the casing to  twice the depth feasable with one  size. '���'..'.'  Power for running the drills is  obtained from the old steam plant,  which, up to the beginning of  diamond drilling,; had not been  in use since the^B. ��. Gopper Co.  took oyer the property; A. crew  of six men is employed in thi3  work, which is the only thing being done at the mine at present.  BOARD OF TRADE.  The monthly meeting of thie  Board of Trade was called for  8:30 Wed. night,   and was thinly  attended, owing to a' conflicting  installation in the Odd Fellows'  lodge and a meeting of the k;of  P.'s.   The secretary reported a  j large amount of correspondence  attended   to.    There  were  440  tickets sold for the Kilties concert, and receipts of $652.75, leaving the Board $126,35.  Expenses  amounting to about $66 had been  incurred,  leaving a net profit of  $60.  The only other matter of more  than routine importance that  arose was the dangerous wagon  road at Boundary Falls. The  C. P. R. had failed to implement  Jtheir promises regarding it* and  the secretary was authorized td"  place the matter before the Do^  minion' Railway Commission im.  mediately, and also to ask. Duncan Ross, M. P.1, to see that something was done to safeguard the l  life and property of the citizens  of the district in this matter.  ���-^l  m  >1  y? tss  10  -m  mm  m  :y.4-:}iM0$i  :B7*mm  "' ""!$%  :*m  iim  ���.'-���'^..SU?*  ill  KICKS.  The smelter of the B. C. Copper Co. this week treated 13,052  tons of ore. distributed as follows: Mother Lode, 9,479 tons;  Oro Denoro, 3,416 tons; others,  157 tons.  Bie Profits for W.K.jr\ h\ t. Co-  Thraugh the Bank of .Montreal, the  We��t Kobtenajr Pofeer -&. J^ighC Company has been offering nr��t mortgage  bonds bearing-6 per cent interest for  $1,200,000; the subscription list closed  on July 2nd. The bonds form part ef  a total authorized issue of ��308,21?, at  which some ��68,000 have already been  sold.. The auditors' 'certificate'shows  that the net profits of the company  and subsidiary companies since 1901,  as the (result of the sale of 4,000 horse  power, which was all that wasrvailable  up to the edd of 1905; have been as follows: 1901, $77,324; 1902, $67,618; 1903,  $55,397; 1904, 73,81lJ 1905, $95,181; 1906  $109,230, and 1907, $148,195.40. The  most interesting- part of the advertise ���  inent offering the bonds for sale is the  announcement that the C. Pi R wUl  probably require power from the W.  K. P. & L. Co This means the electrification of the line from Proctorto  West Robson and up to Rossland, a  scheme which has been discussed for a  long time and which now may be carried out. Incidentally it is stated that  L,. A. Campbell is to leave the service  of the company and take up Mr.  Graves' plans in Spokane, but whether  this ia true or who will succeed.Mr  Campbell -as manager is not announced.  A few weeks ago,   Superintendent *  Coleman, of the C. P. R., stated to The  Times, that the change in the road at  Boundary Falls would be made in time  for the opening of the smelter.   The  necessary appropriation bad been made  for the'work and it was only a niatter  of getting the men at it.   Th^amelter ���=  at Boundary Failo is- now'cer^i-flyf;  doing business and the 'C.7..PVJL&itfy:.l  not undertaken to put into effect its;:  promise. It is stated that they'.are������iiowV-������  attempting to postpone action until the '7  return of Mr. Coleman from the coast.  The road as it  now   is has been, condemned by the grand jury twice; in its  present situation   it  is a menace to  human life, ajid it's up to the citizens  to see that the new road is built before,.  some fatality occur*.': The; C. P: rV  i  has been altogether too slow in satisfying their acknowledged responsibilities in this matter.        ���'Sy^~-'-:~: ������"  , ... _     ~. ���'*'*"'���.;- i' . '   .' ���: ������ "..  A business matt from the Rock Creek  district said he was afraid to come to  Oreenwood because of having to come  through the, C P. R.'s death trap at  Boundary Falls. This can't be. The  ^wbrk can be done for very little, and :  it's ap to the C. P. R. tp get busy.      ' ^  That  the  Dominion ����Copper  Co.'s  mines at Phoenix are turning but pretty  steadily,the kind of ore for; which thefe  superintendent has been looking for  some time and only getting  glimpses  of, is  the statement of the man best  qualified to know outside of the officials of   the company.   The report is;*~  that they have been getting some good ���;  quality of ore from the Brooklyn. ;,  Anaconda School.Resort  Fplllowing is the report of the Ana"  conda school for the month of June:  No. of pupils attending 82  Average attendance..............27 fS  .Percentage of regularity .'..,.. .92.62  Pupils present every session: Beada  Boak, Robert Murray, Edward Nelson,  Theodore Boak, , Dottie Wescott, Elsie  Hartman, Mable Craigie, Annie Wilcox.  Mary Intilla, Walter Johnson, Genieve  Wilcox. A. L. Reading, Teacher  Wm  7mm  ��� ������ .i;7r'S\k^  m  :"9;*-'r'.'��i;;a  M  m  7^'07&^  7'70^i  WW,  ���������'.������. ������.;.^��:^  ���". yyVfivi  ���-���y4M&F,M  -mm.  :t&*3sm  m  Mm  7*77m7.  mm  ;ss  m  ���~-:?W��r.  yy:y:m&..  .������VS-.-'-\vV;i^^6  y7zi7&;''  ���;rv> *$&  ���."���*������** !�����>��  -���������>^*>&?-'  ii  . v:;.;,y;3  ���*7x-''i~  Jnlr    10>08  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE  The following table gives the ore thi(intentR of Boundary mines for WOO, 1901, lWt, 1903,  1904, 1905, 1<*6 and 1907, a�� reported to the Greenwood Tiroes���  1  Mink.   "  l'-OO        1901  1902        1903.  1904  1905        1906.  1��07  1908  Past  Week  ' y77'%  Granby Mines...  64.S33   ZH.762  309358   391,7W  549,703  653^89   801,404  613^37  S60.744  17499  '���'<-A  Snowshoe........  297      1*,741  20,800    -.1.212          8,426  135.001  367  .-������ ���' ���'������-''*'���'  B.C. Copper Co..  .   - .  ."."-Kvji  Mother Code...  S.340     99,034  141^26   138.079  174,298  147,576   105.90C  208,231  49,114   8,944  B. C. Mine   19,49��     47,405  14,811      19,365  1,488  !,*!��  . ��� ...��A  Emma              650  8,530     22,937  37.960  9.485     11.804  18J74  ���".-���y'im  Oro Denoro   .   -      ,         15.537  16,400  3,007      3.177  14,481  15,540  2,200  Ronnie Belle    ���  20          ��� - '-���*���'?���?(&  Dom. Copper Co  *  ������������������.',..Y'gS  Brooklyn-Stem  _      32,350  55,731    140.686  43,295  1,360  720  ' 'K'''";:-^  Idaho   2,960  12.253  ......  Rawhide   _ .'.  3,070  25,108     26,032  64,173  3.5lp  2.170  ������".'- ���%u/^  Sunset   .   -          802  7,455.     I&731  3,250  3fiSb     41U90  31,270  726  72*  Mountain Rose  _  ���   1.759  4,747      3^5S  31^58  Athlestan   .   1,200         550          5.646  4.586  .; .'  :-  -77m  Morrison���   -  ....     ...u .. -  150       3J39  .'........  649  .......  R.Bell              560  "������������H'.::'w  Senator                363  3,450  1^33        Brey Fople.    v  '  222     ...'......     No. 37.   .   ���.   364     ,  ��� ���       ������,.-.. ���*.:;;/-.%  Reliance   33  Sulphnr King   _ .'  .,   33    .<   .... '....     \.\L-.>?;i  Winnipeg-   1,076      .1/40  785      2,435     150       ........  ...��.  ���--^v;"^|  Golden Crown   2J50   ....;...:  625          '. ." ������-. i7?77^i  King-Solomon             875   ,,, ..._  Big Copper _.      ,,.���  .,             586     "'������'���,-         ��� ^"i;1",'  No. 7 Mine..              665  ���82        City of Paris          2,000  _   m     '"    "*"��� '^  Jewel.   160         360  2,060          ..\,.~..     Rlrerslde,.      90  ��� ;"������-     ���  -.,"^  Carmi   . .....    .........  890   30      \ 30  .     :...  Sally   ��� ..,,     79  145         106  65   120  40  Rambler    ,-;__              76  Batcher Boy   .......    ........                    9  ��� ,-/'i  Duncan   .......    .........               18  40     ProTidence-   _ .���   219          993  726  770       1,140  '     700     Elkhorn   . ..    . ....               400  325  150            40  20  "';;'".'-:'S  Strathmore..    i..  20          140  55  ��� "'."���W:l  Goldea Eagle   60  ���. -\^j  Preston   20  "''-"��� *3lH  Prince Henry   . ..    .......                  15  "t^a  Skylark             .....  52  .    *j35          589  224  ..- ^giffl  Last Chance   50  689        tt^fjHj  E. P. U. Mine              167  300  255        ^  Bay......     .  _      73        30  Mavis.   .  m   20        ;%S  Don Pedro   40            45  Ceesccnt   90      "  ���..-.53  Helen   80        Rhby.���            so  ��� -'7^f^m  Republic..    .....    "... .  60  20        ��� '      ^'-:Vr-?j?5?S|a  Misccllladeons.   .   3.230       3.4J6  325         500  750  500           yy^^m  Total, tons...   .  O-..I.00   3��O.S00  50i876  6*0.419  829.8C8  933,5481,161,5371,148,237  631,633  32,229  ���y?3@Sm  ��� ���.-';-*Ss��l  smelter  treatr.i~jn ���-  ^  '��� '^Wm  Granby Co    < 2 SX7   230^28   2124*0   ��1,">21   5%,2S2   687.S88   82M79   6C  7S626  525.023  19330  B.C. Coprvr Co  .      117,611  148,600   162,913  219,484  210330   123^40   341,952  65,160  13.052  ;^W^^8  Dom, < op  i.'i.....  ���~     ~ -       132^0  30,930  84,059   218311  153,439  6/X4  :,879  ��� '"'���7^m  Total rrdui-'-d  (.2^*39   343,439   460.WO   697,404   837^66   982,8771,17^4031^33,017  546,630  29,94fl  -  �����'; ,.'���  "���  * -    "  '..  '-Waa\ E-^W^-v  *.-  ���/���v.': '"���'ii *'**C7*i  l''*lt*x'iwTTj^'nfTOajRnn l'i'n' ' ;'    -jt    *  THE BOUNDARY  CREEK TIMES  <p*  cp*  CP*  CP*  <p*  <p*  CP*  tp*  E  P  CP*  ..Bank of  $11,000,000.  Capital, ill paid up, $14,400,000.        Rest   UNDIVIDED   PROFITS $422,689.98  Hon. President:   Losd Stmathcona aud MotrifT Roval, G. C. M. G.  President:   8�� Gsoxas A. Dkummond, K.C. M. G.  Vlcs-Piealdent and General Manager:   E. S. Cwhjbtok,  Biasclies la LoodoB, Eng. UtUhi��Pri��BaiU &w York, Chicago.  Buy and sell Sterling Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an-  TraTellers' Credits, available; ta auy partjof the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  . Interest allowed at current rates.  P\ Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  *4  Ml  mmmimmmmmmmmmmBmt  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  HEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO  B. E. WALKER, President  '  ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager  ESTABLISHED 1807  Paid-up Capital, $\ 0,000,000  Reserve Fund,v -   5,00 0,000  Branches throughout Canada, and in the United States and England  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Deposits of $1 and upwards are received and interest allowed at current  rates.    Accounts may be opened in the names of two or more  persons, withdrawals to be made by any one of the  number or by the survivor. ***'���  J T. BEATTIE MsMf��r  -   -    -   -   Greenwood  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  /. H. HALLMTT  Bamustkb, Soucxtok,  ko��amy fxbuc.  Cable Address;     ��* Haimtt."  I Baslisrd M'KslU's  Comas 1 Mmiy * HsaTs  aaaamwvoa.m.O-  BBUrtDAIV VALLSY   LOME  lu.st.i.o.e.r.  Msets otstT Tassdaj Srsaiaa- at a 00 la tke  I. 0. O. T. HalL A. CMfJallavl tatioa Is ex  tended to all sojoaratng s-ratham.  W. B. FLEMIXG, a 8T0RER  M. e. . V. G.  FRED B. HOI.MS8. Km. Sec  day Night -would acknowledge  that a man wbo fulfills the-condition* of its last sentence probably knows what the possibilities  of his presence in Ontario on a  few occasions before election  would do toward dissipating foolish and ill-judged criticism of  his government.   .        -  CtH  Boundary Creek Tines  Iffu��4 Svery f rldav  BY TM��  Boundary Creek Piiitii* art Piblisliil  Co., IiHutbd.  8TJKBCRIPTIONB IN ADVANCE*  Pax Tbaa  ...     ���_   2 00  Six Moiitm ...._..��� ....... _.. 1 25  To Tokbioh Covmsras ....... ...... 2 80  Editos  A. D. MacItablarx  ���<uwiia  SD  FKIDAY, jni,V 10,1908  The Toronto Saturday Night  has this to say of the elections.  It may be remembered that this  paper a few weeks ago made a  similar statement about the influence of the Ontario elections:  "The Dominion elections will,  no doubt, be held within a year,  and in view of Mr. Whitney's  success, people are discussing Sir  Wilfrid Laurier's chances in Ontario. At present this province  sends to Ottawa a Conservative  majority of ten.while in the local  house Mr. Whitney has now a  Conservative majority of sixty-  eight. But the sweep made in  the Provincial contest has" little  significance in federal politic?.  The forces line up in quite a different way for the Dominion  elections,. Probably the Con'  servatives will show up considerably better than ten of a majority from Ontario in the nest Parliament, although not enough to  imperil the safety of the Liberal  government. From varions causes  Sir Wilfrid has lost ground in  this province, which, perhaps,  would not have been the case had  he visited Ontario more frequently. No public man has  been able to arouse' more popular  enthusiasm than he, and a few  visits up this way would have  worked wonders." In reference  to Sir Wilfrid's visits and their  value politically, even the Satur-  The Hedley Gazette has worked itself into a fury over the decision of the County Court Judge  in the appeal of David McBride,  of Bridesville, reported, in this  paper two weeks ago. ' The -editor of   this  paper was not in  court during the progress of this  case, but the statement of- the  case as it appeared in this paper  was approved as correct by those  most competent to judge outside  of the judge himself.   The Gazette says the case was not fairly  stated; it does not show in any  particular where this occurs.    At  the. conclusion of the report The  Times, made  the  remark   that  "The decision is. particularly im-.  pertant inasmuch as it will make  it more difficult for injustice to be  done to landholders by M. P. P.'s  disposing of the monies voted for  roads in. ways that shall* react to  their political advantage rather  than to the general good."    This  reflection, which the Gazette is  pleased  to   call   "a lying sentence," can referin the mind of  the Gazette only tp h.  W.  Shat-  ford, the provincial member for  the Similkameen.    Perhaps there  is some justification for  that being the natural inference on the  part of the Gazette, but so far as  The Times is concerned, we-are  quite prepared to leave  it to our  readers to judge whether not the  observation   is   one    that    can  rightly be  made.   It was made  generally,   but   if   the   Gazette  wishes to put the cap on the head  of   Mr.   Shatford,    the   Gazette  should know whether it fits, and  perhaps ihe operation is interesting to his constituents.   In the  last day or two we have  been informed by men  from  the  Similkameen riding that it does fit, but  that we do not know personally.  If. however, Mr. Shatford follows  elsewhere   the   tactics ' used'--.in  placing the Rock Creek bridge,  we fear the observation is very  pertinent to his case.  which history holds, and it is particularly fitting that we, as Cau-  adiaus, should remember the  landing there of the man who  held on there for twenty years  with so great bravery and almost  impossible hope.  But there is another reason why  Canada should remember Quebec.  It was there that the great drama  was played which determiuedCan-  ada's future. Is it not well that  these thingsshould beremembered  by ��atfadians born, arid impressed  on the hew Canadians who are  streaming constantly into bur  wide territories past the ancient  citadel. Many people will echo  the words of the Colonial Secretary, the Earl of Crewe* spoken  recently in London.   They are:  Surely it is a good thing that  as each emigrant arrives at the  gate of. the New World, one of  the most beautiful spots on which  the eye of man has ever rested,  he should be encouraged to bare  his head to the . memory of the  glorious past, even .if it be for  only one hour that he is able to  visit the scene of that great historical encounter.  The pageant that will be opened in a fortnight in Quebec will  be one of the most brilliant celebrations ever held on_ the American continent. The pageant,  which will be a.' feature of it,  will be the first representation of  a complete series of historical  events ever held on this continent. It is gratifying to- Cana-  dians to hear the favorable opinion of critics that among: all the  historical dramas of the past  there is none more cdmplete in all  its details, none more altogether  satisfying, than that 'which was  played in Canada in the middle  of- the eighteenth'century.  OIL LANDS IN  EAST KOOTENAY.  Reserve Raised���Locations Made by  Government Employe.  The" Kootenay Liberal'calls attention to what looks' very much  like more trouble ahead in the  Bast Kootenay coal and oil lands:  IS THIS ABOVE BOARD ?  There is something- doing in  Southeast Kootenay. Just what  it is is not yet quite apparent.  But that it" is something is certain... A glance at the B. C. Gazette, any of- the May issues, will  confirm this statement. At one  time, the whole of the Flathead  section was supposed to be under  coal and oil reserve���particularly  the latter. A short: time ago  notice that the reserve, was about  to be raised.was published in the  Gazette. ��� This meant that -the  land was,to be thrown open for  purchase. Someone noticed this  ���someone   with   a  name  well  i  The Tercentenary celebration  at Quebec in the latter part of  this month, has attracted attention not only throughout the entire length and breadth of Canada, but from end to, end of the  Empire. Quebec holds a story of  great fortitude and wonderful  pertinacity. In its history are  some of the most thrilling scenes  known in Kootenay; and'particularly in Ymir. And that someone at once got' busy. The fact  that he holds a responsible position with the government did not  deter him. As a result we have  a whole grist of applications to  purchase centering around one  name���and that name is weight.  There are Wright's of various  descriptions,   probably 'some   of  them related to the Wright* but  the fact remains .that bhey are  S5?rights and that the moving  spirit is Wright, Seventeen sections in all have been located on  the Flathead, and of these several oyerlap coal and oil areas  already under license.  WHERE IT PINCHES.  This is where the story of the  Southeast Kootenay activity finds  its head. These existing coal  and oil licenses are th* ones over  which there has been so much  trouble due to the government's  bungle in granting several conflicting", licenses for the same  areas.** That tangle has almost  been straightened cut through  lengthy litigation; but the litigating licenses are now threatened with greater evils than, those  from,-which they are escaping.  The raising of the reserve and  the throwing open of the lands to  priyate purchase means a serious  thing for the license holders; it  means that the purchasers can  Hold them up and hamper them  in their operations almost at will.  It means that their holdings will  be so encumbered that they may  become almost worthless to them  and that, rather than continue  the intolerable situation, they  may forfeit the license fees already paid and drop their licenses^ -The purchaser who stakes  over their holdings stands toy?in  6n a double-count; first, by making them disgorge cash in return  for privileges; second, by securing control of the, license for  himself if he can succeed in cold-  shouldering the original holders  out of their possessions.  WRIGHT'S QUICK MOVE.  The remarkable things about  this are twofold: First, that the  government should precipitate a  condition which must inevitably  lead to wholesale trouble and contention; and, second, stat it should  step in at the earliest moment  and take advantage of the raising of^the leserve. It always  looks fishy when one on the inside circle, to whom information  denied'the public is supposed to  be available; makes application  for valuable public concessions at  the firsjt-moment when those concessions become available. The  relation of Mr. Harry Wright,  gold commissioner, to the seven-  teen sections staked for purchase  we do not definitely know; but  we are aware that if one J. Fisher were to divulge the knowledge  he has concerning the transaction  it would provide very interesting  material*. .We have heard a great  many things during the past few  months through Conservative  sources of unfair partiality shown  its friends by the Liberal government at Ottawa; but, after investigation, the majority of the  \ instances cited have been proved  to have been foundationless. In<|  other cases, the offenders have  been punished. Here we have,  right at our own doors, something  which bears on its very face the  marks of peculiar dealings; and  it is the Conservative McBridei  government, not the Liberal  Laurier government, which is.at  fault. Further reference will be  made to this subject in a later  issue.  der. A large number ot men.  have been busy all week blowing  out stumps and otherwise clear-<  ing the property. A ereat deal  of labor will be required to put  the ground in shape, but_the  Miners? Union have taken hold fa  earnest and will haye a'spleudjid  park when completed. It. w  include a first-class baseball  diamond and 'will be fenced in.  The ground will have the advant-  age'of being high and dry, and  yet shaded by surrounding* trees.  It has been decided to have the  formal opening of the. ground on  Labor Day, Monday. September  7 th, for which arrangements  have already been made for a big  demonstration in Phoenix. There  will be a fall program of attractions���-baseball tournament, foot-  ball, races and various athletic  sports. An effort will be made  to eclipse all previous celebrations here.���Phoenix Pioneer.  AT THE CHURCHES  For the Sterol f3H$tf[erfk a* which D��  Plorce's medicines are composed, asfelven  by leaders in ail tbe several Schools of  medicine, should have jar more vrefghjb  medicine, snouiuuavw-.-ar iuuiu we-gaj,    ducted mornine- and evenioe  *  "^ ^-�� ���    -��*i ���*-.   "        >-������- ���~*    -H   ST- -Tt���   --*��� TV������-   -*rff*���*ffc      a\m m  timonials. Dr. Pierce'sTavorite Prescription has the badgk of bonesty on every'  bottle-wrapper, in a full Hst of all Its in  Ji yen are an.invaild woman and suffer  ,to*ylache, backache^ggaw^  stomach, periodical pains,*"  attd 7.3>Wp:m  tor;  Soewn��rSftPJSfe{ttr iflttdtrfftSff  kind  ness,  organs,.  fir. Pier  The hfstlt&\, surgeon's KrtiTelgafiffira-  ting taliefmay be avoided by ftre jimeljS  Use of %Favorite Prescription'' in sucij  cases.   Thereby the obno\lqus examln-  dfiteanjjeroenfcoOhe fejnlnjnejj  can not do better than take  Favorite PiescrlptJiSjp. ���-�����  ations aimjocai trerumpiffH of ft��� family  physician can be jtvoiiVd and a thorQii^n  cpjirseoi snccessluj treatment carried oiTS  in TR!rTffrTrff5**"?**RriT"inTTrtmi?*^*rvjiiy|j|>j��Q  e very best  J rrqsnur^nPjM at* trm  ' Prescription" Is composed ol  native medicinal roots known to medical  ccience.forthe cure of woman's peculiar  .dlmenta, contains no alcohol and bo  harmful or habit-forming drugs.    - .  Do not expect too much from "Favorite  Prescription;" it will not perform miracles ; it will not disolvo or cure tumors.  No mediolne will. It will do as'much ta  establish vigorous health, lft most weak>  nesses and ailments peculiarly Incident to  women as any medicine can. It must be  given a fair chance by perseverance In-ita  women as any medicine can.  II must he  ��� _ nee  use for a reasonable length of time.  . XSa     "     "    "  trum.  Presbyterian���Services will be co  11  Rev; M  Methodist���  B. A., will conduct  ���Vmi f an't, afford t/i_ne7-ppf. ^ ��wwt n^.  urn as a substitute f��r th> roma/iy ^  i��.wn composition. ^  ^^  l  Copper  HANDBOOK.  >  (New Edition^ issued March^ 1908.)  Size :  Octavo.   Pages *��� 1228.  -  - Chapters : 2S. v  Scope: The Copper Industry  of the  World.  Covering-; Copper History, Geology,  Geography, Chemistry,   Mineralolgy,  Mining, Milling',- Leaching, Smelting,  Refining, Brands, Grades, Imparities,  Alloys^lTsesrSubstitutes.Terjxiinology  Deposits by Districts, States,Coun tries  and Continents, Mines in Tietail, Statistics of Production, Consumption, im-.  ports, Exports,- Finances, Dividends,  The Copper Handbook is concededly  the  The Miner needs ths book for the  facts it gives him regarding Geology,  Mining, Copper Deposits and Copper-  Mines, _ v  The Metallurgist needs the book for  the facts it gives him regarding copper milling, leaching, smelting, and  refining.  |The Copper^Consunier needs-the~book  for every chapter it contains, ft tells  what and explains how and why.  The Investor in Co.pper Shares-cannot afford to be without it. The Copper Handbook g ives statistics and gen"  eral information on one hand, 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 hook to each and every owner of  copper mining.shares.    ��� "  -Price : $5 00 in Buckram with gilt  top, or $7.50 in full library morocco.  , Terms : The most liberal. Send no  money, but order the book sent you,  ail carriage charges prepaid, on one  week's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits. Can  you afford not to see the book and judge  for yourself of its value to you ?     .  WRITS MOW to the editor and publisher,  Sick women are invited to consult Dr.  Pierce, by* letter, frae. All correspondence is guarded as sacredly secret and  womanly confidences are protected by  professional privacy. Address Dr. Br V.  Pierce, Buffalo, N. Y.   "  Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets the best  laxative and regulator of the bowels.  They invigorate "stomach, liver and  bowels. One a laxative; two or three a  cathartie.   Easy to take as candy.  Church oj?":Engi,and (St. Jude's)���  Morning- and evening. Matins, 11 a.m.  Evensongy7;30 p. m. ~ Sunday school,  2:30 p.m. Holy Coirimunlonrlst, 3rd  and 5th Sundays at 8 a.m; 2nd and 4th  Sundays after. Matins at-11 a. mv  Saints* Day 'services ���as. announced  in Church. Rev. F Yeroon-Venables,*  Vicar.  N        Tasty Dishes.  In .a little booklet of recipes,  under the title.of "Tasty Dishes," .the author say&:  "GrOod-rfood necessarily 'pos-  sesses three qualities. It' is appetising, digestible and nourishing. The nutritive*, quality is  often sacrificed in the efjfort* to  make a'dish tasty, and quite ire^-  quently the necessity o�� digestibility is entirely overlooked, for  many dishes.pbssessing high nur  trative properties are not suitable  foods- for use under theebnditions  of present, day life." V .  The little, booklet gives a few  examples of dishes" which truly  {come under*the head of "Good  Food." T?e believe every housewife should have a copy * of  "Tasty -Dishes." Bovril, Limited, 27 St. Peter S.t, Montreal,-  will be pleased to _sendva copy,  free, on request.  Pacific Hotel  Grieg & MoRMSoN^Prop.1,1  'The Pacific Is the * Headquarters"  for Commercial and MiningHen'  Is steam--heatedy electric lighted;'  tbe rooms'are large and cosy.  The Best Cuisine between  Winnipeg and the Coast.  A^^a. A^aW AaWa  t^u svsmsi ai^La a^ssW ^aWat M^ahA  1  Ladies' Calling Cards,Hol-  land Ifinen, can be had at  Thi Times Ofliee, 50c a  V  Tea *' 7 , ::'/ :'x  Coffee.  Spices  ,.  said Extracts  I  <-A<"��  ?RS3  HORACE J. STEVENS  SHEI��DO NBUILDING, HOUGHTON, MICH., U.S.A.  Black  Watch  Remarkable for  richness  and  pleasing  flavor.   The big black  plug chewing tobacco.  228T  Mew Phoenix Park  Phoenix is to have a new park,  and one that-will be a credit to  the city;;'���the Pioneer being in��  formed that $5,000 will be expended in putting the ground in  shape. 7-7-"'..  The location of the new park  is on the New York townsite.  The 4 and has; been donated by  George Wi Rumberger and J.  Sercu, and the/ Granby Consoli-  dated Company donated the pow-  Hotel...  Ladysmith  ���   Close to the Smelter.  oo-ooopotxtooo-oaooocnoacttgeei  H.  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   iii . Sash,   Doors,  Turned Work and  Inside Fim��h,s  ������-���7."7'i.Etc y .'���  ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  GREENWOOD,   :   B. C,  PHONE ��5.    --  *<>0*00*OOQC<>^*��*800*��00'0��?0��i9ftOI><>  1  The Best Appointed Work-  ingmen's Hotel in the City  Lighted    throughout   with  Electricity.   Hot and  Cold Baths.  Received Highest Award  Dominion Exhibition 1906  i  L  I  J  \^7nbs��r H0TEL  'McCLUNG aid GOODEVE, Proprietors.     -  Finest Furnished Hoose in the Boundary  Steam Heated.   Lighted   throughout. with electric lights.  First-clasa Bar.   Strictly, up-to-date goods.  FIRST-CLASS CAFE, OPEN DAY AND NIGHT  A.  The finest of Bars Stocked  with the Best Wines,-  Liquors and Cigars  GREENWOOD, B.C.  OI<A L.OFSTAD,        - Propreilor  Dlectric current   supplied   for  Power, Lighting, Heating aad  Ventilating." Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absol-ute  guarantee of continuous power  [.service for operating.  Get Out Rates. We Can Save You Money  5t��f"f��f*��t'4'*4'***,4��^4'4'**+��f��f **+**  *  it ^»f»«^«te^ffvw
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era in this important industry in
British Columbia. It but foreshadows the time when regular
fruit refrigerator cars will leave
Nelson daily for the prairies."    /
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'is   the Pioneer Weekly
^  of the Boundary Creek
Mining District.
I
f The Times has the
most complete- Stock of
Type, Inks, Paper, in
the Boundary.
T" The Times is improving its stock, enlarging
its circulation, widening
its interests every,
' month.
IThe Times, in Job
Work, Advertising, in
News Getting and Giving can deliver the
goods. "   ,
SEE IF IT>CAN'T.
At the Calgary Fair, which
closed yesterday, the British Columbia: exhibit proved to be a
very great credit to the province.
It is, of'course,- impossible to do
Absolute justice to the illimitable
and inexhaustible resources of the
province, but as- exhibitions go,
this one seems to be a success.   -
The stand of the British.Co-
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lumbia government exhibit faces
the main entrance to the Agricultural Hall, and forms one" of
the most attractive exhibits, with
a/magnificent display of fruits,
fresh and preserved, and museum
specimens of fish and game from
the famous government museum
at Victoria.
The preserved fruits are-shown
in cleat glass jars, floating in
fluid, and include specimens of
apples-;, pears, peaches, grapes,
plums, cherries, • raspberries,
gooseberries"'and other small
fruits,"Tepresentative of the various fruit growing districts of the
province, placed in the upper fair
ground. Below these are splendid
specimens of 'packed 1 rait9, fresh
from provincial orchards and gardens, including strawberries,
cherries, gooseberries and currants. These are shown in commercial packages and put tip for
shipping purpones.
Below these, forming a bell
running round three sides of the
entire stand -are museum specimens of the principal food fishes
which are found in British Co*-
lumbia waters, shown in glass
cases, including a , .magnificent
specimen of the typee salmon,
also cohoe, dog and sockeye salmon, the latter is exhibited in the
egg and„embryo- form, showing
the development and growth of
the young salmon. Other cases.
contain specimens of steelhead.
Kamloops and silver- trout, and
inv sea fishes, black bass, rock
cod, red rock fish and black banded rock.fish.
In the background is a splendid
group of specimen game animals,
from the Provincial museum, in-
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1905. * &°og WW & 38,1060:*
1907. "   *.:: ^fiw,dder
Oyer one  million   fTu^'fre-e^
it'       'k
were planted in 1907\"and a i
larger number has been planted
in 1908. v ""   .  '
Ten years ago British Columbia did not grow enough fruit to
supply her own population.
Iu 1902 the fruit shipments aggregated 1,956 tons. -', -
- In 1907.the,fruit shipments aggregated 4,743 tons.  '
These facts - and figures show
how the industry is growing.
""* The* fruit growing "lands- of
British Columbia are of large extent, and include all the great
fertile valleys from the Rocky
Mountains to the Pacific coast,
and ,' from -the International
boundary ,north to Cariboo.
Apples, pears, cherries, "plums
and small fruits grow over the
area mentined; -  ■
Peaches, grapes, apricots and
other delicate fruits grow to perfection in the open in the soutb-
ern'districts.
The principal districts in which
fruit is grown en" a large scale
are: 4ancouver island anu &u**
jacent islands, New Westminster,
Lillooett, Yale and Kootenay.
Some of the favorite sections of
these districts, -in which fruit
growing is firmly established on
a commercial basis, are: Victoria, Vancouver, Salt Spring
and other islands, Lower Fraser
valley, Kamlocps, Lytton, Ashcroft, Spence's Bridge, Knderby,
Armstrong, -Similkameen, Vernon, Keiowna, Penticton, Nelson,
and Grand Forks.
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gught. c83^i3ra*l^£9^r3Qr,
TJfuesday   and   Wednesday;   Midwajr,
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Who's thinking of yesterday-and oJ
morrow—< ^ ~
Of things that have been,  and   that
may be once more
If   Fortune  will  ope   h'er -auriferous
store.
'Twere better by far in mere dollars
and cents
To say to  each one, "Get thee   instantly hence!
The past and the future, perhaps they
are thine, -
But as for the present, by jingo, that's
mine!'* '     ■   ,
--John Kendrick Bangs, in Munsey's
Magazine.
lars apply at room M,~PacifiC7H6teli"
day.   "For terms-and 'farther particn-
CANADIAN''■'.-•.
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landnoMdis
Simllkattieen Land
of Yati
TAKE NOTTCE that I, Janiei Crawford, of
Park Rapids, Mlstteaota.occupatlon Far
mer.intend to apply for p«rmlssl?H tajjiucjisse
TORTURED WITH SKIN
RASH.
Next Year Centenaries.
"The fact that a remarkable
number of centenaries of great
men will be celebrated next year
has been pointed out by Munsey's Magazine.  .Here 'are'rsome
of them:.' -
Felix   Mendelssob n -Bartholdy,
Grermah tnusician, born February
:3, 1809. .' -:-',/
Abraham, I/ihcoln, sixteenth
president; of the United States,
born February 12, 1809.
Edgar Allen Poe, AmericaiT
pact and writer of tales,^ born
January 19, 1809.
Edward^Fitzgerald. the translator of Omar Khayyam, born
March 31, 1809.
Richard Monckton Milnes(Lord
Houghton), statesman and poet,
born June 19, 1809.
Oliver   Wendell   Holmes,   the
American poet and essayist, born
eluding the rare kermode white j August 2% 1809.
b«ar, big' horn mountain sheep, ■    W. E." Gladstone, born Decem-
Zatn-Buk Brought Relief.
At this time of the year chirdren are
liable to all kinds' of torturing rafshes
and eruptions, and the advice of Mrs.
F. Rowe, of I Oxford street, London,
(Ont), is timely. She says: "'A horrid rash broke out on-my little boy's
body-: The child suffered acutely with
the burning and itching and grew
quite restless. A friend advised mo to
try Zam-Buk. I did so, and was surprised to see how quickly it cleared
away the rash. The very first application seemed to cool and ease the burning and itching, making the child rest
easier. -In several days l.e was com-
pletely cured, not a mark remaining on
the skin to show where the trouble had
been. Zam-Buk is the best healing
balm yet used."
AU druggists and stores, 50 cents a
box, or Zam-Buk Co, Toronto, for
price.
the fsllowin*; descrtbsd lands :fC*mtil
post planted at the North West'coraef
805 S, thence north 2Q.ch*ltta;■ thencs7^ea*t
chains: thence south 80 chslns; thopce wsst
40 chains, thence north 60 chains, the«ce west
40 chains to point of commencement, and containing' WO acres, more or less.   ■.•.-;(>'..?.■,;•
JAMBS CRAW*pli-DCT ^
.Pejr. Henry Stranss. A^ent
Dated Jnn* 12th, 1908.:,:- •" ■■'-'■''\;v-:-: '■ V-'^
COMMERCIAL
HOTEL Greenwood,
Rooms 25c and 50c a Night
M.GILL1S
"iCtOTICE Is hsrebv'.jrlfieti that by  order of
IV   the Honourable The Chief Jnstfce'iof
British Columbia made the twtnty-secon-i  day
of Jane, 1908, the time for registration of ascertain    morteage    dat«d;;'l«t    January,;-.11908^
made by the  Providence  Miniiwr   Company^
Limited, to The   Cbicaeo   Title and'T'rtUt
Company.-to Fecnre the I aoe «if debentures
as therein  set ont, was  extended nptoadd
Inclnsl-re of the Both day sf Jone. 1908, without
prcdjodlee to any rights Acquired  ajralnst  nr
affecting the property of.the^Conipany,acquir--
ed aijaltiot tie holders of  debentures th'rebr
sernred between theeapiratlonof the. time at
which said mortarapesheutd have betfa   tegls-
tered under the Companies'   Act .Amendment
Act 1906. atid tlie time of reffiitratlo <  thereof,
pursuant to this order.   AND TAKE NOTICE
that tue said mort(rase has been dnly rsg-tatered
pursuant to said order. ~
DATED this 24th day bf Juti»;i90S.
- JOHN D. S.PENCE
Solictor for the Mortr-a-jors.
From Greenwood to Winni
rtWllHam. Duluth. St. V,
icago, $72.50- St. IwouiB,S6ii§b
e**fiTTorfe.l08.50   Toronto. ^iMO
pntreal, 108.56   Ottawa, 1CT
John, N B.120:90 Halifax 13J
■* «, 7l S^P*y»'-C B., $136:90K
, Tickets on sale May 4 an^.
June 5, 6,19 and 20, July 6, R
MORTGAGEE SALE.
TTNDER and 1»y'virtu.** Ol the ppweraVcpn'
'-J. lained in a certain Mortgage. wltlcfa'Vill
be produced at the time of sale,'there wiilrbe
offertd for sal* by public "auction, at the Court
House, in the City of Greenwood, British Columbia, on Tuesday, Jhe 4th day of Annus',
1908, at the hour of 11 o'clock in (lie forenoon,
all and slmrular. those certain parcels or tracts
of land and premises, sitnate. lying and belhsr
in tfie town of Midway, in the Province of British Columbia, more particularly known and de.
scribed as Lots 16 (sixteen! and 17 fserenteen\
in block 4< (forty.firel, in the Subdivision of
l,otSnTr Group I, of the Osoyoos Division of
Vale District, In the ^Province aforesaid, ac-
ccidin-r lo map or plan of said subdivision deposited in the Land Registry Office in the City
of Kamloops, and therein numbered 3 (three),
with the store and buildings thereon.
Dated at Midway, B. C, tbe 22nd day of June,
1908.
C. J.'.ItBGCATT,
Solicitor for Mprtirsf.
Law-son Block, Midway, B. C
For terms and conditions of sale, apply to
the Mortgagee's Solicitor. '. :*     ,_        42
LAND NOTICE
Similkameen Land District.  District
of Yale   ~
TAKE   NOTICE, that  I,  Julia Shaw, o
Gieeawood, B.C., occupation Housekeeper,
intend  to apply for permission to purchase the
following described land: —
Commencing at a post planted at the North-
East corner of Lot No. 78SS. thence East 80
chains;* thence north *> chains, tbence west 20
chains, theace south-20 chains; thence west 40
chains; thence north 20 chains, thence west 20
chains, thenca south 40 chains to point of commencement, and containing 240 acres more or
less.
JULIA SHAW.
Per HENRY STRAUSS, Agent.
Dated Jnne 25th, 1908.
MINERAL ACT.
Certificate of Imcroveraents
" •   ' NOTICE
Boston Boy Fractional Mineral Claim, situate
in the Green wood Mining Division of Tala
District. Where located: in Deadwood Camp
TAKE NOTICE that I, C. X. Shaw, agent
f»r D. A. Cameron.Pree Miner's Certificate
No.-14,266; George Levson, Ifree Miner's certlfi
cate No. 10,122; W. W. Cralff, Fr*« Miner's Certificate No. 14465; J. W. Nelson, Free Miner's
Certificate No. 14287, intend., sixty days from
date hereof, to apply to the "Mining- Recorder
for a Certificate of Improvemeits, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above
claim. '
An* farther take notice  that acliou,un-ler
section 37, Must be caiameoced before the   issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.
Dated this 15th day of June, A.D , 1908
CM. SHAW, B.C L.S
MINERAL ACT,
Certificate of Improvements*
NOTICE.
Fanny Joe MineraTTlalm, situate in tjae Kettle
River Mining Division of Yale District.
Where  located: Wellington Camp (South;
TAKE NOTICE that I. Charles H. Tye, Free
Miner's Certificate No. B10018, Intend, sixty
days from the date hereof, to apply lo the Mining Recorder for a Certificate oi Improvements
for the pnrpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of
the above claim,
And farther take notice tbat action, nnder
section 37. muBt be commenced Mfore the issuance of snch Certificate of Improvements.
Dated this 6th day of May. A. H.XVS.
CHARLES H. TVE.   -
House, fign and all exterior and
and interior painting and decorj
atinp promptly done.
&)a!l Papering
Und Kaf sominind
Send in your aprtnjporderi.
6eo*13Xi)otnp$dn
Box 255, Gr««rrwecd.
Shop GOTcroiaest atreet.
I and 23,Aug«at 6,7, 21 and 22,1
» Firat clau, Round Trip, TKUi
! ■ Day tfimit ^ .
;  Rqutea—Thete Ucltets are good:
via any recognized routes in one'
>\ or both directiona, --To deatinat-
, v.jona east of Chicago are good via 'S
;«    the Great Lakes, For further inforniation,* rates. Sleep! —   car
reservations, etc, apply (-.
• J. MOBJ,    y.\y:7 R. J. --OYiB,
D.P.A. Neisbn .   A.G.P.A /-iicoii»er
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AGENT
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• Snynopsis or Ganadiau Korth-West
HOMESTEAD REGULATIONS.
ANY eveti-nnrabered section of Dominion
Lands. In Manitoba. Saskatchewan and"
' ^}pP.tlK*ieapiliig.8and 26, not reserved, niay
be homesteaded bv any person who Is the sole
head of a family, orany male orer 18 years ol
age, to the eKteut of one^jnarter section of 150
acres, more .or less.     _ \;     .     . > ;i,;       '..:'■
^Application for entry-must be made in person
by the Applicant at a Domlnlen' Land Agencr
or Sub-agency for the district in which the lan-J
is situate. Entry by proxy may, however, be
made at. any Agency on Certain conditions by
the father mother, son, daughter, brother or
sister of an Intending homesteader.
Dotibs—(I) At least bIx months' residence
upon and cultivation of the laud in each year
for three years.
(2) A homesteader may, if he so desires, perform the required residence duties by living on
farming land owned solely by him, not lesi
than eighty «S0) acres in extent, in the viclnity
of his hoit estead. He may also do so by living
with father or mother, on certain conditions,
joint ownership in land will not meet tbis requirement. -
(3) A hontpMeader intending to perform his
residence duties in accordance with the aborc
while living with parents or on farming land
owned b.v himself must notify the Agent for the
district of snch Intention.
W. W. CORY,
Deputy of tbe Minister of the Interior.
N. B.—Unauthorized publication of this ad -
vertlsement will not be oaid for.
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LAND NOTICES
Similkameen Land District-   District
of Yale.
TAKE NOTICE that l Frederick Crsw-
ford,of Park Sapids,Minnesota.occnpatton
Farmer, intends to apply for perralsslou to pur-
chase the following described lands:
Comuienciug at .a post planted 60 chains Northerly from the North-west Corner of H.
Strauss' Pre-emption, Lot "No."JUTS, thence
north 60 chains; thence west 3u chains; thence'
south 60 chains; tbence east 20 chains to point
of commencement, and containing 120 acres,
more or less.    .
FREDERICK CRAWFOR D,
Per HENRY STRAUSS, Agent.
Dated the ISth dav of February. jftB:
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MINERAL JICT
Certificate of Iraproveaieats.
NOTICE.
No. 2 Fraction. Ko. 6 Fractiou and Hartford
Mineral Claim, situate in the Greenwood
Mining Division of Yale District. Where
located: Carmi Camp. West Fork of the
Kettle River.
TAKE NOTICE that I. Robert I>. Kerr,
Free Miner's certificate No. BfrSCO acting
for myself and aa agent for Jamss C. Dale, Free
Miner's Certificate No. B10104, and P. 1*. S.
&aithopc. Five Miller's CertiScate No. Bt-667,
Intend sixty days from the date hereof, to apply
to tbe Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the pnrpose of obtaining a
Crown Grant of the above claim.
And further take notice that action nnder section 37, must be commenced before the Issuance
ot ssch Certificate of Improvements!
Dated this Eleventh day of May, A-D.19QS.
ROBERT D.KERR '-J** V-. I    l'~,    __  t,  ����'  THE   BOUNDARY  CREEK   TIMES  fi  Brand  Your clothes cannot be neglected.  Every year it   is   becoming- still  more  important that the clothes you wear  should be welL-made.  THE BROADWAY BRAND  is made by the Chalcraft Co,���who  employ the most skilful tailors. Their  clothes embody the best shrunk Linen  Canvas,best Felt,best Silesia and Body  Linings, best Haircloth, best Wool  Pads, best Stays,  Well Worked - Perfect Fit - Correct Cut  Try  the  Broadway  for your Spring Suit '  THE.  W%   i  | AGENTS,  | Invictus Slater  Shoes,   Pitt Hats.  |"    SPECIAL SALE OF SPRING HATS   |  A Good Cool  Restful Bed makes you Fit for a  hard hot day's  work���Make Life  a Pleasure.  Phone 16.  Furniture and Stove Man.  Neat to Look Upon,  Sweet to Sleep Upon,  Easy to Call Your  Own* for  Bargain  Prices, at  A. L. White's  Purely Personal  Dr. Simmons, dentist, Phone 96  Wallace-Miller Block, open evenings  now    m  ^  &  TOWN lOTICo  The Palace Livery Stable  lite Finest  luinils in  mi?  \m lei  W. M. Law, formerly ot Rus-  rell-Law-Cau'lfield,    is  Prince Rupert.  Mrs. E. H. Mortimer returned  from a visit to her father's home  at Northport, on Monday.  Miss Gladys Ward, of Vancouver, is spending the holidays  with her sister, Miss Ward,  Gab. Eustis, of Anaconda, returned to his home here last week  after spending1 several months in  Oregon. ,'  (). N. Galer and wife, of Phoenix, and W. H. Docksteader and  wife, of Phoenix, were in Greenwood on Sunday.  Arthur English, formerly bookkeeper for the Hunter-Kendrick  Co., and afterward cashier for the  Nipissing mine, near Cobalt, is  now surveying for that mine.  Miss Caldwell, sister of Mrs.  G. B. Taylor, is spending her holidays in Greenwood. Miss Caldwell is on the staff of the Cranbrook schools.  The friends of Charlie Buck-  ston will be glad to know that he  is out of the hospital today feeling verv much better. He was  taken to the hospital the beginning of the week, the doctors fearing an attack of appendicitis.  , Miss Maude Moffatt returned  last week to spend her holidays  at her home here. The Kootenay Liberal reports a pretty presentation to one of tbe members  of the teaching staff of the Nelson schools who will not return  to her duties after the holidays.  We wonder who'it is.  Miss Murray, who left Greenwood last November, and has  since been on the Pacific coast, in  Portland, Seattle and San Francisco, returned to the city on Friday night last, Miss Murray  wag formerly on the staff of the  Phoenix hospioal, and now intends remaining in Greenwood for  some time.  : Regular practices will be held  by the Greenwood Football Club  every Monday and Thursday evening at 6:30 p. m. Anyone interested in the game is invited to  put in an appearance. The club  holds weekly business meetings  on Friday evening in Union hall.  The   many   friends    of   Miss  Stark, who left Greenwood a few  months ago to go to her sister in  North Vancouver,' will regret to  hear of her   misfortune-on  Dominion Day, as reported  in  the  Vancouver papers.    The following is from last Friday's News-  Advertiser:     "Miss    Stark    of  North Vancouver, met with a barf  accident while descending Crown  Mountain on Dominion Day. She  was tbe guest of one of the members   of the   Vancouver Mountaineering Club.    The party went  up to the top of Crown Mountain  and Miss Stark and  two gentlemen,   after  going half way up,  turned   to   desceryi.    Instead   of  sticking to   the   bush near the  edge, Miss Stark came down over  the snow banks, and suddenly slipping, fell down a a distance of 40  feet.    The young  lady struck a  tree stump, which was level with  the surface of the snow,  and a  gash was torn  in  her leg below  the knee.    Her friends hurried to  her assistance and made a sledge  of coats.    By the use of   ropes  Miss Stark was conveyed  to the  bottom   of   the   mountain,   and  then managed to walk, with  assistance,   to   the   camp   of   the  night before.   The trip was necessarily slow, and 7}4 hours were  spent from the time Miss Stark  met with the accident until the  camp was reached.    At it   was  impossible   for - her    to    travel  through  the brush to the Capi-  lano hotel, a tent wa&put up and  she remained there for the night.  Dr. Wilson, of Vancouver,  went  out yesterday morning, and after  attending, to   Miss   Stark's   in-  The Sally shipped a car of ore  this week to the Trail smelter.  Rev. F. V. Venables will conduct service at Eholt on Sunday  afternoon next at 3:30 p. m.  The B. C. Copper Co. today is  paying out $46,000 in wages.  This is tbe first normal pay day  ,siuce last November.  " Died���Archibald McKechine,  aged 75 years, father of Mr9. M.  D. McKee, died suddenly last evening at Inglewood, Ontario.  It is expected that the House of  Commons will be prorogued on  Saturday, the,18th. In that case  Duncan Ross, M. P., will return  to Greenwood before the end of  this month.     y  On Sunday next the Presbyterian and Methodist churches will  hold Union services. Service 11  a.m. in the Methodist church;and  7.30 p,m. in the Presbytern church  On Sunday afternoon the Phoenix and Greenwood football teams  will play a benefit football match  at 3' p. m. in the exhibition  grounds. The proceeds will be  directed to the assistance of the  man hurt in the Dominion Day  DRAYING���We Can Move Anything  F. C. BUCKLESS  PROPRIETOR  :-/w'  juries, superintended her removal  through the brush, a mile and a  half, to a conveyance waiting on  the Capilano road, and she was  taken to North Vancouver. Miss  Si ark is a, sister-in-law to Mr.  L. B. Hodge, manager of the  North Vancouver branch of the  British Columbia Telegraph Company.  Greenwood gave the Kilties a  game of ball on Monday afternoon. The Kilts traveled along  hitting a yery good pace until the-  last inning, -when Greenwood, unfortunately for the bandsmen, hit  their pitcher at will, and scored  just ten runs.. From the way  they did it, it looked as if they  could have done it earlier had  they wished.  D. T. Phillips,, a skip-tender at  the Mother Lode yesterday morning had his arm broken; He had  signalled for the skip and afterwards put his arm through the  shafting. The break was a simple fracture aud^the patient who  was. taken immediately to the hospital is doing nicely. Phillips  had been working at the Mother  Lode only a few days.  H..H. Melville, vice-president  of the Dominion Copper Co. returned to Phoenix las* night and  will arriye in Greenwood tonight.  About the 15th inst., M. M. Johnson, consulting engineer of the  company will be in. A_ survey  has already been made and plans  drawn for the aerial tram connecting the Idaho mine with the  Brooklyn-Rawhide. This tram  when completed will mean a saving of 15 cents per ton in the  handling of ore. At the Smelter  everything is working smoothly  and a good tonnage treated.  James D. Sword, now of Gold-  field, Nev., and one of the boom  day's men of Greenwood and the  West Fork camp is in the city today, accompanied by Reginald E.  Raven and A. N. Borton, both of  Goldfields, Nevada. They intend  leaving tomorrow for the West  Fork, where Mr. Sword has an  interest-in tne* Bell mine. Mr.  Sword says that tnere seems to  be more old-time Greenwood boys  in Goldfields than in Greenwood  itself, but they all recognize that  this country is the best. " It's  all right," said Mr. Sword. Jas.  Dale goes with them on their  trip, which will take perhaps several weeks.  The following officers" were  elected at the annual meeting of  the Y. P. S. C. E. of St. Colum-  ba's church on Wednesday: Pres.,  S. E, Belt; Vice Pre*., Mrs. K.-P.  McLeod; Sec-Treas., Miss B.  Smith. The following are the  convenors of the various committees: Prayer meeting, W. S.  Graham; social, H. McArthur;  missionary,. Mrs., M. D. McKee;  lookout, Rev. M. D. McKee. The  society will continue to hold its'  meetings during the summer  months. - \  Instructor Hargreaves of the  Boys' Brigade, last week refused  a couple of large donations offered him b"y strangers for the support of the Boys' Brigade. The  Brigade could use the money, but  they preferred to have-the money  they needed raised by small subscriptions. It is intended that  these subscriptions shall, not exceed 50 cents. The Brigade  wishes to purchase some new apparatus, and if the subscription  is raised in this way, tveryone  will have a part in it * and no one  will be burdened. Subscription  cards will be circulated for this  purpose.  The election for financial'sec-  retary of the Greenwood Miners'  Union last Saturday night, resulted in the selection as successor to Mr. Mathieson "of Geo.  Heather ton. who has been -.president of'the Union. Mr. Heath-  erton has been in the country for  12 years and is well known. He  left on Tuesday to attend the annual convention of the Federation at Denver. In his absence  B. de Weile is taking charge of  the office. The vacancy caused  by the resignation of Mr. Heath-  erton,' as president, has been  filled by the election of Chas.  Birce.    _  Lost���Between Judge Brown's  residence and Smith & McEwen's,  Anaconda, a gold bracelet, set  with Turquoise with gold dollar-  piece attached. Please return to  Rendell & Co.    Reward given  Owing to a-regrettable mix-up,  which was certainly no fault of  the Celebration committee, the  railway agents charged higher  prices for transportation on the  excursion trains to Greenwood  thah those advertised. ��� The company had offered the committee  two sets of rates; taking the maximum, the one charged, the difference between it, and the minir  mum reverted to the committee.  The committee clearly instructed  the railway authorities at Nelson  to charge only the minimum rate,  the same as they 'advertised, giving the public the advantage.  That this was not done, they  were as greatly surprised to learn  as was anyone else. The mistake  is clearly the fault of the department of the railway holding the  excursion.  Your tailor may make good  serviceable clothes, but  B3)�� thSj JLfflGlk SftyB�� f^  He can't help it���he merely  follows the leadset by the large  clothing makers and,of course,  is a season behind the styles. ��  - We can make your clothes to  measure and yet give them all  the latest touches of Style and  Finish.     v /  The reason,-is, that by our  system, the men who originate  the siyles,inake_ouT customers'  clothes  The jcost^of  a suit, specially  made, runs from $14 .to $20.  Come iu and let us tell you about the  iwn^;  4f  Special Order Seryice and show you our range of summer suitings.  .  THE HUNTER.KENDFICK  CO,, LIMITED    -/  9t * * * * * * * 4* 4�� * ���* * * 4* * * * * 4 * * * * * 4. i  4��  To Rent  Cottage, 4 rooms, xlose in.  '' 4 rooms, near hospital  4*       4 rooms, near Smelter  Log House, 4 rooms "    <v   "  Cabins and Rooms in all parts  of the City.  I Bealey Investment & Trust Co., Ltd. *���  ���j�� OPPOSITE THE POST OFFICE. ' ?  ^^���^^���f��*^^*��^^4*^^4*4*^^4��4��4*^*^,f,4,-,,f,4^  '���   ��� ��� 1 ���      1       ''    y '~ 1   aaaa#aam��o0aa*ma��*aaaam��a��aaa��aaaa9��v*ati��a��a^a#aa9ttti��  If. BURNS 4 CO., Ltd.!  The Greenwood branch of the  Nelson Iron Works has been  leased by Leslie Craufurd, recently of the Canada Metal  Works, Nelson. Mr. Craufurd  has been in'the engineering and  mechanical draughting business  for fifteen years, and with the  assistance of the sta-ff of the  branch, which he is retaining in  full, hopes to make the foundry  here larger and better" than ever.  The Iron Works has handled some  remarkably big contracts and is  at present busy with work from  the Boundary smeltersj If you  have work of this kind, your local  foundry will be able to give  service as good,-, and often better,  than you can "get elsewhere.  E. Foyle-Smith performed the  first installment of his new duties  as D. D. G. M. of the I. O. O. F.  by installing the officers of -the  Phoenix   lodge   on   Wednesday  night.   He was assisted by the  following P. G.'s who were appointed to the offices named for  the   occasion.    Geo.  Pow,  Marshal; G. B. Taylor,  Sec.; T. M,  Gulley, Ireas.; W. B. Fleming,  Warden; W. Elson,  Chaplain; E.  H.  Mortimer,  Guardian;   A. E.��  Brai{hwaite, Herald. The Greenwood and Phoenix Rebekahs also  held a joint installation, and after  it provided a banquet for the visitors,   who   broke  in upon   the  slumbering population of Copper  street just after 3 a. m.   Installation of officers at Boundary Valley lodge takes place on. Tuesday  next. .,.������',-.-  Followed by nearly, two. hundred of his fellow workmen, the  remains of the late Frank A-  Taylor were removed on Tuesday  afternoon to the station of the  C, P. R., and from there sent to  his relatives at Pugwash, Cumberland county, N. S. The particulars of Taylor's very painful  accident at the Mother Lode,  having his arm completely torn  out at tbe shoulder, will still be  very clearly in the public mind.  After an astonishingly brave and  successful fight for life, through'  which the deceased came with his  immediate injuries well cared for  and in as good condition as they  could under the circumstances be,  an affection of the brain set in  resulting in 'meningitis, which  took his life in two days. The"  funeral; was held on Tuesday  afternoon, work at the Mother  Lode being practically suspended  to allow the comrades of the deceased to.attend. The pall bearers were: ,J. F. Smith, W. Tur-  ney, J. Thompson, T.. Archam-  bault. M. L. Gordon and W. 'Bat-  terby.  s  .. DEALERS IN ..  fresh and Cured meats  Fteb and Poultry.  1  *  Si  *4  ��1   -a  *  ���WW**!  Get  5*^-f2��?3-Na*iS*S5��5S*S^v3WSH^  AND  DRINK PHOENIX BEER  THE " PRIDE OF WESTERN CANADA/'  Bottled and Draught Beer. Phone 138, Greenwood  Successors to the  TV*  M  ii  raoeux Brewery to.y -aBSKmSriiS  f!  il m  NELSON IRON WORKS  (Greenwood Branch)  IRON, BRASS AND COPPER CASTINGS OF ALL KINDSi  ���*�� **  Geo. M. Hoi/t, Manager. L. Cfaufubd, LesseJ  Cbc  is now under the Management bf Rondeau and Dupoi  Meals are served at all hours of the 4ay astd nigl  If you* want a good meal, well cooked, carefully serw  and promptly provided try the Pacific,   By attentiojl  and promptness, eating is made pleasant*    ;  New and interesting patterns  in Wail Paper for every room in  ther bouse and every one good  value, at McRae Bros. :   "  200 peopfe to eat Ice Cream,  Strawberries ^ and- Cake at  the Ice Cream Social given  by Ladies *" Aid of Methodist  Church at the, AridersoH  Store on WEDNESDAY,  JULY 15th. * Refreshments  served from 5.30 to 10 "p.m.  Program given from 8 p.m.  No Admission Fee.. ���  St, Joseph's Schoi  ,   *     NELSON, B. Q  PARE N't* who wiaH  to secure ;f��j  their daughter the benefits  of.  solid aad refined education will do '  to consider the advantages the Got  vent School, Nelson, offers;   '%'���_  /The Convent is large and/xapmniM  ibus and a large number of < Boarde|  can be accomodated. : Tbe School  superintended and taught by I he !  tets, who have much experience  training and educating children.  ; The coarse of study comprises ChriaS  iaa Doctrine, Gram mar, Geographji  Arithmetic, English aad Cau��dia|  History. .Stenography, Bookkeeping  Typewriting, DrawiHg, Algebra, Geo  merry, Needlework, Vocal ��nd luBtrc  mental Music, French   and -Hygien��j  For further particulars apply to���  Sistbk Sdp3eioh,Sx. Josbph's SchooJ  Nbmon, B. C.  am

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