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 Afev   7--  /M^:>;7 ���'���-������,-urv  ;*;  1 (  VOL. 14  GREENWOOD,   B.C.,   FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17,   1909  No   2  MIDSUMMER SALE  For the next ten days we will offer  for sale our entire stock of SUMMER  GOODS at greatly reduced prices.  Our stock of Ladies' Waists and  Whitewear is very complete, and at  the prices marked, real bargains.  BARCLAY e&. CO.  DRY GOODS BOOTS & SHOES���'MILLINERY  r?  Greenwood's Big Furniture Store  ^y  WE ARE OFFERING  CARPET SQUARES  At prices from $3.50to $50.  LINOLEUMS  Printed and Inlaid.    Laid without extra charge.  The kind that gives satisfaction.  Agents for Edison Phonographs and Records.  Agents for Bell Pianos and Organs.  Everything in the  Furniture Line.  T. M. Gulley & Co.  HOUSE FURNISHERS -   -   Phone 27  V  i��  /f  fY   1  MENKEN'S FOR MINE  Sen Yang Talcum Powder  Unexcelled for the Toilet.  Borofoam Tooth Powder  A new Mennen product, is a really good  article at a low price.  We received this week another gross  of " Kleanwell " Brushes, the common-  sense tooth brush.    We have never had  t  a tooth brush that gives the satisfaction this one does.        :        :        :        :  **!*-  THOMAS DRUG & MUSIC CO,  THE STORE OF QUALITY.  J  r  SOME RESOURCES  OF GREENWOOD  Gold, Silver, Copper and Coal Mines.���  Fruit Farms, Cattle Ranches, Logging Camps, Railways, Stages,  Good Roads, Live and Energetic Business Men.  P. BURNS & CO.  I  Delicious Steaks  Iu both flavor and prime quality are cut from our choice  meats. We defy anyone to  aay tliat tbey can procure a  tenderer or more juicy sirloin,  porterhouse or round steak  anywhere than they can from  thi�� market. All of our meats  are chosen to suit the tastes  ���f the meat critical in Greenwood by ua.  u,  Copper Street, Greenwood, B. C.  .(Continued from last week )  In the Rendell block, and adjoining  the Bank of Montreal, is the firm of  Barclay & Co., successors to Rendell  & Co., the oldest firm in Greenwood,  who commenced business when the  town-was laid off 14 years ago. John  Barclay bought out the business in  October, 1908, after being manager  for the company for some years, and  carries ladies' dry goods of every dis-  cription and only the best grades  With Miss Goddard as accountant,  Miss Dines and Mr. Barclay in the  store, and Miss Brown as milliner,  the firm has eyery requisite for the  ladies of the Western Boundary, and  if obliging politeness and accommodation count for anything, Barclay &  Co. richly deserve the patronage of  the district.  T. Gulley & Co., furniture dealers, came to Greenwood in 1897, and  opened up in their present quarters on  Copper street, in the fall of that year.  The store originally was a two-story  board* building, on one lot, and the  upper part was used as the first meeting place of the Greenwood Masons.  Since those days the store has been  greatly enlarged, and on the lot immediately behind the store undertaking parlors have been erected. T.  Gully & Co., under the able management of E. Foyle Smith, are the leading furniture dealers in Greenwood.  Jack Clark has charge of the undertaking department.  Holmes & Kennedy, stationers,  candy, tobacco and notion dealers,  have been in the business since May,  1904, and cater to the wants of all  who smoke, read and enjoy the sweets  of life. They have a comfortable ice  cream parlor, which is largely patronized. Fred Holmes is the senior  member of the firm, and has been in  Greenwood since January, 1896.  Fred has turned his hand since then  to anything and everything and has  made a success jn all he has undertaken. Both Mr. Holmes and Mr.  Kennedy are well known and liked,  and the store is the meeting place for  all who enjoy a smoke and a good  yarn.  Ed. W. Bishop, plumber, etc., has  a store on Copper street, and enjoys  the entire patronage of Greenwood.  Mr. Bishop has been here about 9  years and is one of the most popular  merchants here. He is the owner of  a well appointed residence overlooking the town. In his absence the  business is ably managed by George-  Clerf.  L.   L.   Matthews,   who   runs the  A-l cigar store, next door to the Pacific hotel, is a man of many duties.  Besides his large tobacco business,  Mr. Matthews attends to the receipt  and shipment of goods by the Midway, Phoenix and West Fork stages,  also taking orders for the B. C.  Transfer Co., which is owned by  Wm. Fleming. Mr. Matthews  bought out the previous owner last  June and has already built up a substantial business.  Logan & Co., jewelers, are located in the Guess brick block, Copper street, and came here in October,  1902. They bought out the business  of George Miller, and have since enjoyed the patronage of the district.  For the size of the town, they have  a very large stock of cut. glass and  jewelry to suit every taste and are a  most obliging and ��� accommodating  firm. Every kind of repairing in  watches and jewelry is attended to  promptly.  The harness and saddlery store on  Copper street is conducted by A. A.  Frechette, a Boundary old timer, who  came to the district eleven years ago  and originally located in Grand Forks.  Mr. Frechette moved to this town in  1907 and attends to the equine suitings of the whole Boundary. Anything for horses made of leather can  be procured or manufactured by Mr.  Frechette. He also runs a. bicycle  repair shop and has many good machines for hire.  The Greenwood Liquor Co., proprietor James McCreath, is one , of  the oldest firms in town. The wholesale liquor business was originally run  by R. Wood & Co., on Government  street, in the early days. They afterwards became the Rendell Co., and  sold their wholesale liquor department  to R. Griegor, wfoh ormed the British Columbia Liquor Co. in 1899.  James McCreath came to Greenwood  in 1899, to open up a hardware store,  but he joined W. W. Howe in establishing a bottling works for all  kinds of soft drinks. Mr. Howe left  Greenwood in 1902, and Mr. McCreath two years later bought out Mr.  Griegor and incorporated the Greenwood Liquor Co. in 1904 The  business is conducted in the Sperry  brick block on Copper street, and the  bottling works are in the same capacious building. Mr. McCreath carries a. $20,000 stock and handles  cigars, wines, ales and all the requisite  soft drinks, and does a large business  throughout the Boundary and the  Similkameen. He is assisted by his  son, Jim McCreath, who is the proud  possessor of Greenwood's only auto  car.  This article continued next week.  LANDMARKS  ���Y>V��M^  *��.W'"7 ������'  'Z'-Wyy.-���-..  DISAPPEAR  TEN YEARS AGO  I  �����  (Prom  Houmlary Creek Times of Sep. 16 18W.)  Robert Jacobs will open a cigar  store in the Imperial block this  week'  James Atwood is doing assessment on the : Wake, in Summit  camp.  Tbe C. P. R. have uncovered a  big ledge of copper ore on the  Oro Denoro.  Keremeos town lots have been  put on tbe market by a syndicate  represented by Geo. R.   Naden,  A company bas been formed to  install a Steam Laundry here, tho  machinery has already been  ordered.  Rev. W.  A.   Robins  has  been  offered the charge of the Church j  of England missions here, and  is  expected to arrive from  England  next month.  MIDWAY NOTES  Suspension bridges, made of  iron chains, were first used by the  Chinese 2,000 years ago.  J. H. Bush returned last Sunday from a trip to Ontario.  Mr. Stevenson, of Sutton, B.  C, is visiting his son, Frank  Stevenson at Midway.  The Rock Creek Threshing Co.,  started business last Monday at  the ranch of Sam Larsen.      ������  Mrs. Black and daughter Ava,  of Spokane, formerly of Midway,  are visiting Mrs. A, C. Mesker.  Miss Pauline Heilscher of  Greenwood is spending a week's  vacation at the home of her  parents here.  Observations announced by  Professor Lowell, the astronomer,  indicates the presence of oxygen  in the atmosphere of Mars. " Professor Lowell is convinced that  oxygen in the air would make  life, as known upon the earth,  possible on Mars.  Sweet are the uses of advertisement.  . The tearing down of five buildings at once,  on  the corner of  Greenwood and Copper streets, to  make,  room   for   the new  brick  block, marks the disappearance of  old Greenwood   land  marks, dating from 1895,   and  brings  back  memories of   tbe early days of  this.town.   On ''rreenwood street,  the  largest of the board  buildings was originally a quick lunch  counter, which gave place to the  Bank of Com'meree  for  awhile,  and which relapsed into  restaurant ways when, the  bank  moyed  into  its present quarters  in the  Naden-Flood   block,   on   Copper  street.    Next door was  the   fruit  store and eating bouse conducted  by Mrs.   Kerfoot,   long departed  from Greenwood.   Between it and  the White Bros: drug store, Wm.  Paton and his brother had their  mining   and   real    estate   office,  where many a good deal was consummated   ten   years   ago.      The  large corner  store  was occupied  by   the   Miller    Brothers'   drug  store and jewelry   business   for  five years,   by  the  White Brothers' drug  and  Logan   Brothers'  jewelry   business   for  ten years,  while   up   stairs   the  rooms resounded  many a night  with revelry,   song and   generous hospitality.    Again, next door  to the  corner,  was  the stationery  and  book store conducted by   Harry  King, genial good  fellow, whose  departure  from  Greenwood   was  universally regretted at the time  of   his wife's   sad   death.    The  premises were  later occupied by  the club conducted by Fred Munn  and were the general  headquarters for the mining population ot  that day.    Since then Torn Hemmerle located  his tonsorial parlors there,  only  to move to his  new  location  further   down the  street a  week  ago.    Next door  was the office of Arthur  Mowat,  Sir Oliver's son, and the Palmer  Brothers, who were interested in  stocks   and   real   estate.     What  tales these buildings could  have  told of the early days,  and now  they are gone.  A fine brick block  will replace them, but those who  remember the old days will be  sorry to see them go, even  for a  brick block.  WILL REVISIT  THE BOUNDARY  RETURNED AFTER  Father Bedard, of tbe Sacred  Heart church iu Greenwood, returned from Vancouver last Monday after a three weeks' retreat.  He spent a day iti Bellinghaui on  his way to Vancouver and says i be made out  the town is flourishing, and busi- j telescope  ness good in all the coast cities,  especially Seattle and Vancouver.  While in Vancouver some 22  priests assembled to meet the  venerable Archbishop Donteu-  will, formerly bishop of Westminster, and now Superior General ot the Oblates of Mary Immaculate, au order of world wide  influence and one which is devoted to missionary work in many  countries, of which Father Bedard is a member.  On Sunday, September 5, after  retreat, Archbishop Dontenwill  consecrated Father Joussard co.  adjutor bishop to Bishop Grou-  ard, of Peace River.  The parishouers of St. Peter's  cathedral presented Mgr. Dontenwill with a beautiful address last  month, and last week the citizens  of Vancouver presented the archbishop with a parting gift of  $1,000 and an address.  Before returning to Rome Archbishop Dontenwell will visit  many of his friends in the interior, and those who have  already had the pleasure of meeting his grace will be glad to hear  of his expected visit to Greenwood.  Halley's Comet, for which  Astronomers have been eagerly  watching, has been seen after au  abnence of 70 years, by professor  Wolff, of Heidelborg. Il could  only   with ;i   large  At present it is about 400 millions of miles away, but. is rushing towards the earth at a tremendous pace. There is no danger  of a collision as we shall pass in  October the spot at which the  comet will arive at the end of  next March. Its last appearance  was in 1835.  AERIAL ADVICES  A NEW MAP  BEAVERDELL NOTES  (ly a Recent Traveler.)  If you want a wet ask Bob Halcrow.  The West Fork Metropolis is  ideal for a holiday.  The mayor pricks up his ears  when the coyotes call.  The ladies doubt Ketchem's  ability to judge distances.  Scotland never produced such a  sporan as the broom that Kelcbem  wore.  H. F. Stow gained 17?4 pounds  while boarding al the Hotel de  Smith.  Contributions will be welcotn. d  for two new head pieces for our  leading merchants.  The Hotel de Smith is first-  class and has a native coyote orchestra every night.  Seventeen men are at work ou  the Sally mine and some beautiful ore has been struck in the new  tunnel.  Jim McCreath arrived here in  his auto car last week, but he forgot the most important of bis  commissions.  A recent visitor is a most efficient reconteur  and ascribes  his  ruddy hue to the magnificent air  of Beaverdell.  From the Sally mine to Beaverdell in ten minutes is tbe record  made by Worthington last week.  Uncle took some three hours and  applied heavier brakes.  i  A lady tethered her dog to her j  husband's sit upons by hissus-j  penders, while sleeping in a tent,;  and when the first coyote warbled;  it was goodbye to dog,���-���s  and four silver dollars, which the,  mayor had overlooked when mak- j  ing out his bill, j  A new map of the Railway  belt of British Columbia, has  just been issued by the Department of the Interior, Ottawa.  The map is handsomely printed in  colors on heavy map paper.  The information upon it is corrected up to July 1st, 1909. A  glance at the map will show a  person exactly how any particular area in the Belt stands, colors being used to indicate lands  that have been dealt with in any  way. For instance, all home-  steaded lands are marked in  yellow, sales, special grants,  mining lands sales, in red; lands  disposed of by Provincial Government in grey; Indian Reserves in  pink; forest reserves and parks in  green border; timber berths in  green hatching; grazing leases in  brown hatching. There are also  figures as to the acreage included  under each of these headings.  In addition all available information regarding railways, post  officies and topographical features of the- provincial lands adjoining the Belt have been inserted so that the map provides useful information with respect to  a comparatively large part of the  Province. In fact the map covers British Columbia from north  of the railway belt right down to  the United States border, including the Boundary country, the  Arrow and Kootenay Lake regions, and the Crows Nest district.  To make the map complete an  insert has been added, under the  title, showing the lower coast  line and a portion of Vancouver  Island.  The map was prepared under  the direction of Mr. R. E. Young,  Superintendent of Railvjay Land,  Department of the Interior,  Ottawa. It is to be issued to the  public tree and applications sent  to Mr. Young will be promptly  dealt with.  METALS.  New York, Sept. 16���Silver,  51 '/i; Electrolytic copper, 12 40 to  12.60.  London, Sept. 16���-Silver 23^;  lead, ,��12 13s 9d.  Sep. 16���Closing quotations on  tbe New York curb and Spokane  exchange:  Bid    Asked  B. C. Copper -       6.00  6.50  Granby   93.00 110.00  Ice equally suitable for refrigerators  or ice cream.   Phone B51.  Dayton, Obio, is to have au  airship inspector.  Count Zeppelin had the King  of Saxony as a passenger iu his  air ship last week.  Smuggling operations will be  largely facilitated by "airships  that pass in the night."  Henry Fartnan, the Eflgli*-h-  man. traveled 118 miles in one  magnificent flight at Rheims.  The latest aerial navigator in  Japan is Civil Engineer Nara-  hara, whose air craft is considered  perfect.  C. Foster Willard will attempt  to fly trom Toronto to Port Niagara this week, in his biplane,  the Golden Flier.  Russia has been invaded by a  German balloon, which was stepped at the frontier garrison, and  then allowed to proceed.  A Women's Aerial league has  been formed in London for the  purpose of fostering the development of aviation in England.  The French government will  supply Spain with a dirigible balloon of 6,000 cubic meters for use  at the seat ot war in Morocco.  The Rheims aeroplane regatia  has set an example which will be  followed by other nations. England will hold a similar meeting  soon.  The Bayard-Clement dirigible  balloon, which was wrecked recently in France during thc trials  at Maisons-Laritte, attained a  record height of 4,500 foet and  remained aloft for an hour.  ���Vancouver will hold a llyersmeet  at its exhibition next vear, and  $25,000 and a golden cup is being  used as bait to get Glenn Curtis.  Farman, Latham, Bleriot, San-  tos-Duinout and their rivals together.  The "peach basket" scoop-  shovel, merry widow, inverted  dishpans, decorated waste paper  baskets and like feminine adornments are now behind the times.  The aeroplane hat is tbe latest.  What next?  Lloyd George, chancellor of the  excequer, after a visit to Rheims,  says: "As to the use of the aeroplane in warfare, it appears ti>o  frail and flimsy to be taken seriously, and I apprehend no danger  of any airship invasion."  Reginald Hunt, a carpenter of  Edmonton, has constructed an  airship. After three vears his  efforts were crowned with success  last week and residents of Ed- .  monton were startled at tho ap-  piration of an airship high over  their houses carrying the inventor.  Every cent you spend in your  own town helps the townspeople  and comes back to you in some  way. But the money you sen.i  to Eatou's or else where stavs  away and does not come back.  Cut out the foreign dealing and  do your buying at home.  "Everything comes to him who  waits," but if at times, it jogs  along too slowly, why not go and  meet it half way?  For Sale or Rent���Pianos, Hewing  Machines. The O. I.e. New and 2nd  Hand store.    A.   L.   White,   Phone 16.  naas THE  BOUMDARY   CREEK QTIMBS  ^ffflffiromwmmm^^  Q=<  CF*  <F+  <F-  <F*  **��  <F*  <F*  <F*  CF*  Q=<  <r~-  CF-*  CF*  CF*  *=-*>  CF*  CF*  Cr"  cr  (J.-,.-  Cr-  tv..  ..Bank of Montreal.  ESTABLISHED 1817.  Capital, all paid up, $14,400,000.        Rest $12,000,000.  UNDIVIDED   PROFITS   $217,628.56  Hon. President:    Lokd Stkatbcona and Mount Koy/u.. l��. c. m. i��.  President:   Sir G khrbk A. Drommond.K.C. M. G.  Vice-President and General Manager :    Sik E. S. CLorJ9TON, Bakt  Branches in London, Eng. ���! ^l^'S, I New York, Chicago.  Buy  and sell Sterling Exclianife and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credha, available iu any partjof tbe world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  J2  *-*9  >*e0  **9  THE BANK OF  Capital and Reserve Over $7,000,000.  Banking  by Mai!  is a great convenience to those '  who live some  distance   from  town.  Deposits niaj* be sent in, cash  drawn, or other business transacted by Mail, without  auy trouble ur delay.  Write  or  ask   our  Local  Manager  to  explain   our  systt-m to you.  Greenwood Dranch^-'H. F. STOW, Manager.  'ROFESSIONAL CARDS.     /. H  .  H&LLETT  IU kki:-  tkk, Solicitor  Xci'l -AKY   1"  THr.rC.  .'.-.>.i~  \d.lrcrss:  ���' 11 am.in r."  i,:,i-.<  ���  l.r.lf.ir.  - Muicin  / I.Kiti.-r  1  M-Nfill's  GiHfKMfjnr.D, B  C.  JOHN D. SPENCE,  llAKKISTi-.K   AMI   J-Ot.ICITOK,  Woiu'lf'l   Hlock.  Greenwood. B. C  Q-.i\ nuthorir.ies.     It lies with the  people  of   cadi   province   to  see  that this legislation is  enforced.  While: here in Greenwood we have  no  present   cause   of   complaint,  the same cannot be said of  many  olher  small   towns,   and   private  abattoirs must d*appe.ir entirely  t >  produce   the  desired   results.  We need meat inspection in every  town in the province   to  prevent  "ithe   sale  of diseased   and   other-  ; wise   unsound   meats,    and  even  i where   we   are    assured   of   the  i cleanly   business   of   h*cal   meat  I markets, regular   inspection   will*  do   good   only   and   ensure other  centers the   same  satisfaction we  may have here.  While the Federal government  does not attempt to con'roi provincial conditions in this regard,  their attitude of advisory warning  as  to  the  abattoir  and  its  t.U. JO. I. V. V. r. 1  Mr*,--* tv.e.-;- -ii!.-.i...v icvc-i.!.!-- ;������< Ni*1 i�� the; abuses   is  worth  serious   atten-  ;. (>. o. '*���'   Hall.     A  cordial  hiv: wtic.ii ise>- ,  tended i.. aii v...i..-.ir���lnK btethcru. ! tion.    The  cost  ot   frequent in-  ALHKKT U/li.\N. l-'KI-.t) 11. IKM.MKS, , n  N-'������ v-li-     ! spectiou will be  more  than  bal-  F. UDWAKI) ISKOWN, Rec. Sec.  ��_.���rr:-y^-^,j.--!\ - li = | anced  by   the  public health and  local authorities or the state?   It  is a grave problem at best.  Will the householder, when the  aviator becomes entangled with  his conservatory, have a right to  treasure trove or capture? Will  you and I calmly listen when the  reckless minion of the air drops  through our roof, and does not  stop till he gets through more  than one story?  The birds of plumage, gay and  bright, the birds, who cheer us  heavier bipeds with their song,  will leave the shores of civilization and soar to parts unknown,  when the ambitious bird man invades their hitherto exclusive territory and mars our heavenly  skies with his extended wings.  Will the editor, whose flights  have up to now been limited to  his imagination, be allowed to  soar in the infinite blue while he  collects his copy and uh accounts,  the latter being often in the air.  It is a hard world, and a free  flight to a cool cloud will he a  welcome diversion, but someone  will have to pay the chauffeur,  and in the meantime we want protection from the birdmau for non-  fl yers.    OUTLINES OF  CURRENT EVENTS  Cobalt    is   suffering   from    a  typhoid fever epedemic.  E. H. Harriman's fortune  was  $150,000,000.  Cranbrook  Fair   was held   on  September 14 and IS-  Monday, October 25 has been  fixed on as Thanksgiving Day.  drive   aU  country.  rodents    from    the  J. C. Woodrow, of Vancouver,  the owner of a fine fruit ranch at  Keremeos, died suddenly last  week in Vancouver.  CAE. SHAW.  Il.l-.iiNldN    AM)    I'HOVISCIAI.  I,AM)   MRVKYOK,  Ghclnwood, B. C.  V. n. l;(>.    7. I'liuiii  FRIE~  OLPH  WERNER.  < i N \  )i   \TK   (!!���  \\ A K  .-.taut, S\v ,  1 1 > N s r. U  V.VI 1)  ;v.  Will   l.i:   1 ���  it'!ihlur       i tn.t .1 ll.i  V i.tliii iii   11 rvt'ii-  \\(MM  i-.ei'v Mon.  lay ;t��� ���<  1  Tm-sday.  EOUMJAhV   VALLEY    LODGE  ho. F.  A thirty thousand dollar fire  occurred  at Saskatoon last week,  A rich copper strike is reported  on tbe Mountain claim near Kamloops.  Seattle day at the A. Y. P. E.  had a record breaking attendance  of 117,013.   Tbe Lusitama crossed the Atlantic last week in 4 days, 11  bourn and 42 seconds,  The Daily Mail offers $50,000  for a flight in a heayier-than-air  machine from London to Manchester with not more than two  stops.  It is reported that the Great  Northern will have an eight mile  tunnel through the Hope mountains to get a good grade on the  V. V. & E short line between  Kootenay and Vancouver.  /  f  en You Think  OUR SCHOOLS  r.fce  ! security.  B'FDMEN  Boundary Creek Times!  " I    !*i!*m��d Gvery Trldav j    I     This is the age of aerial   navi-  snivBii'Ti'it'siN ah����ni:e. jgati.iii. England has been invaded by a Frenchman, M. Ble-  riot,    monoplanes   and   byplanes  r r. i*    I ����� .. -i  fl)   HlKl.lliN   COUNTKIKH.  I 00  1 I'-  2 50  I-KIUAV. >KI'TEMlIi;i'  IT. pun.  ; are being tested by all the   great  j powers  and   will   soon    be   quite  i  common, if not thick.  Whereas,   the   automobile   has.   'ruled supreme, for   the  past  few  MEAT INSPECTION ' years,   as a means  of locomotion    ; a'*d pleasurable   enjoyment,   uow  There is   im  doubt   that, since' we are only   interested   iu   flight.  the it-velaUurr. iu   Ohirat-o, pres-   But with the advent of tbe bird-  At the meeting of the Dominion Educational Association held  at Vancouver, B. C, recently,  Prof. Robertson of MacDonalds  College, is credited with saying that no people on the face  of the globe claiming to be intel-  lgent spent a smaller proportion  of their income upon schools than  Canadians. The entire amount  of our outlay for last year was  $12,000,000, and whe*. the liberality of some of the larger centres  is accounted for the general'"at-  fcitude, especially that of rural  districts, toward the common  school, as expressed in their cost  ot maintenance, is discouraging.  There is no work in the community to be compared with that  which is accomplished by the  common school. There is no  person to whom society is under  as great obligation as the common school teacher, and yet the  man who labors on our streets is  paid better wages. Our ideals  in this respect are certainly capable of improvement.  The Crescent building at Oroville was burned to the ground  last week.    Loss $5,000.  Dr. Cook sailed from Copenhagen last Friday and is expected  to land in New York today.  J. S. C. Fraser, manager of the  Bank of Montreal, Rossland, has  bought 2 lots in Prince Rupert.  'lermany's attempt to float her  first dreadnought, the battleship  Westphalena, has resulted in failure.  Theodore Roosevelt has been  invited by the crown prince of  Abyssinia to a great elephant  hunt.  Canada will start a war on rats  and  measures  will  be  taken  to  Which do you think won ?  Not long ago two men, atji'.etes, went  into a contest to see which could stand  erect and hold his arms stretched out  full length at either aide of his body  for the longer lime. One man had fed  on steaks and chops, sausage, ha.-i.  roast beef, etc.; the other ate heartily,  but confined himself to such foods as  Quaker Oats, rice, macaroni, etc.  Which do you think held out longer?  The first man lasted twenty-two minutes. The Quaker Oats-macaroni-ricc  chap concluded to stop after he had  been at it more than three hours.  There's more strength and economy  in eating lots of Quaker Oats than most  people imagine.  Every family should eat plentifully  of Quaker Oats at least once every  day; breakfast is the best time. Ii  ������trengthens you for the day. Tht big  mills of the Quaker Oats Co. at Peterborough, Canada, are one of the big  industries of this country.  Regular size packages for city trade,  large size family packages for those  who are not convenient to the stores.  Grocers sell both of these. The large  package contains a piece of handsome  china for the table.  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Tlie  Bobbs-ftlerrill   Company.  the career that had made him shunned  even in this rough town, a course  which she, had she beeu faithful to  her vow "for better, for worse," might  have turned to his redemption? God  forgave, but she had not forgiven.  Smarting tears scorched hor eyelids.  For Harry Sanderson the music was  the imprisoned memory, crying out  strongly in the first tongue it had  found. The slumbering ciutilities that  had stirred uneasily nt sight of the  face on tho balcony awoke. Wiio he  was aud had been he knew no more  than before, but the new writhing self  consciousness, starting from Its sleep  with almost a sense of shock, became  conscious of the gaping crowd, the  dusty street, the red sunset and of  himself at the end of a vulgar brawl  sawing a violin iu silly braggadocio In  a hotel doorway.  The music faltered and broke off.  The bow dropped at his feet. lie  picked it up fiiniblingly and turned  back Into the oflice as a man entered  from a rear door. Tlio newcomer was  Michael Halloran, tho hotel's proprietor, short, thickset and surly. Asleep  in his room, lie had neither seen the  fracas nor heard the playing. He saw  instantly, however, that something unusual was forward and, blinking on  the threshold, caught sight of the man  who was handing the violin back to its  -owner. He clinched his fist with a  ���scowl, and started toward him.  His wife caught his arm.  "Oh, Michael, Michael!" she cried.  "Say nothing, lad! Ye should have  heard him play!"  "Play!" he exclaimed. "Let him go  fiddle'to his side partner, Prendergast,  and-the other riffraff he's run with the  year past!" He turned blackly to Harry. "Take yourself from this house,  Hugh Stires!" he said. "Whether all's  true that's said of you I don't say, but  you'll not come here!"  Harry had turned veiy white. With  the-spoken name���a name how familiar!  ���his eyes had fallen to the ring ou his  finger���the ring with the initials H. S.  A sudden comprehension had darted to  his mind. A score of circumstances  that had seemed odd stood out now in  a, baleful light. The looks of dislike in  the barroom, the attitude of tlie street,  this angry diatribe, all smacked of acquaintance, and not alone acquaintance, but obloquy. His name was  Hugh Stires! He belonged to this very  town! And he was a man hated, despised, forbidden entrance to an uncouth hostelry, an unwelcome visitant  even in a barroom. He turned to Felder and said in a low voice to him,  not to the*'hotel keeper or to the roomful:  "When I entered {his town today 1  did not know my name or that I had  ever set foot In It before. I was struck  by a train a month ago and remember  nothing beyond that time. It seems  that the town knows me better than I  know myself."  He turned quietly aud walked out of  the door. Pavement and street were a  hubbub of excited talk. The- groups  parted as he came out, and he passed  between them with eyes straight before him.  As he turned down the street a fragment of quartz thrown with deliberate  and venomous aim flew from the saloon doorway. It grazed his head,  knocking off his hat.  Tom Felder had seen the flying missile, and he leaped to the center of the  street with rage in his heart. "If I  find out who threw that," he said, "I'll  Re-     him up for it, so help me God!"#  Harry stooped and picked up his hat  aud as he put it on again turned n  moment toward the crowd. Then he  walkecCon down the middle of the  street, his eyes glaring, his face white.  Into the dusky blue of the falling twilight  ���***fN-  C Kapler 14 (>  HE scene In the hotel office had left Jessica ln  a state of mental dis-  truction in which reason was in abeyance.  In the confusion she  had slipped into the little sitting room  unnoticed, feeling a sense almost of  physical sicknesB, to sit in the half  light listening to the diminishing  ndlses of the spilling crowd. She was  wind swept storm tossed, in the grip  of primal emotions. The surprise had  shocked her, and the strange appeal of  ���the violin had disturbed her equipoise.  The significant words of awakening  spoken ln the office had come to her  distinctly. In their light she had read  the piteous puzzle of that gaze that had  held her motionless on the balcony.  Hugh had forgotten the past���all.of It  Its crime, its penalty. In forgetting  the past he had forgotten even her,  his wife. Yet in some mysterious way  her face had been familiar to him. It  had touched for an instant the spring  of the befogged memory.  As she spurred through the transient  twilight, past the selvage of the town,  and into the somber mountain slope,  she struck the horse sharply with her  ���crop. He who had entrapped her, who  had married her under the shadow of a  criminal act, who hud broken her future with his, when his whole bright  life had crashed down in black ruin���  ���could such a one look as he had looked  at her? Could he make such music  that had wrung her heart?  All at once the horse shied violently,  ���almost unseating her. A man was lying by the side of the road, tossing  and muttering to himself. She forced  the tnrwfiKng animal closer and, lean-  ins from the saddle, turw who it was.  '/t'x Stires.'  In a moment she was off and beside  the prostrate form, a spasm of dread  clutching at her throat tit sight of the  nerveless limbs, tlie chalky pallor of  the brow, the fever spots iu the cheeks.  A wave of pity swept over her. He  was ill and alone. lie could not be left  there. He must have shelter. She  looked fearfully about her. What could  she do? In tliat town, whose intolerance and dislike she had soeu so Actively demonstrated, was there no one  who would care for him? She turned  her head, listening to a iicariugsound���  footsteps wore plodding up the road.  She called, and  presently a pedestrian cnierg-  cd from the half  dark and came  toward her.  He bout over  lhe form she  showed him.  "it's Stires."  lie en Id with  a chuckle. "1  heard he'd come  back."Tliocliue-  kle turned to a  cough, and he  t shook his head.  J^ "Tliis    is    sad!"  S*** ** You could never  believe how 1  have labored  with the boy, but"���he turued out his  hands���"you see, there is the temptation.    It is his unhappy weakness."  Jessica remembered the yellow,  smirky face now. She had passed him  on the day Tom Folder had walked  with her from the Mountain Valley  House, and the lawyer had told her he  lived in the cabin just below the Knob,  where she so often sat. She felt a  quiver of repulsion.  "He is not intoxicated," she said  coldly. "He is ill. You know him,  then?"  "Know him!" he echoed aud laughed���a dry, cackling laugh. "I ought to.  And I guess he knows me." He shook  the inert arm. "Get up. Hugh!" he  said.   "It's Prendergast!"  There flashed through her mind the  phrase of the surly hotel keeper, "His  side partner, Prendergast!" Could it  be? Had Hugh really lived in the cabin on which she had so often peered  down during those past weeks? And  with this chosen crony!  She touched Prendergasfs arm. "He  is ill, I say," she repeated. "He must  ,oe cared for at once. Your cabin is on  the hillside, isn't itr_.  ."His cabin," he corrected. "A rough  place, but it has sheltered us both. I  am but guide, philosopher and friend."  She bit her lips. "Lift him on my  horse," she said. She stooped and put  her bauds under the twitching shoulders. "I will help you. I am quite  strong."  With her aid he lifted the swaying  form on to the. saddle aud supported  it, while Jessica led the way.  "Here is the cutoff." he said presently. "Ah, you know it!" for she had  turned into tlie side path that led  along the hill, under the gray, snakelike flume���the shortest route to the  grassy shelf on which the cabin stood.  Tlie byway was steep aud rugged,  and rhododendron clumps caught at  her ankles, and once she heard a snake  slip over the dry rustle of leaves, but  she went on rapidly, dragging at the  bridle, turning back now and then  anxiously to urge the horse to greater  speed. She scarcely heard the offensively honeyed compliments which  Prendergast offered to her courage. ���  It seemod-au eternity they climbed.  In reality It was scarcely twenty minutes before they reached the grassy  knoll and the cabin, whose crazy  swinging door stood wide to the night  air. She tied the horse, went in and  at Prendergasfs direction found  matches and lit a candle. The bare,  two room interior it revealed was unkempt and disordered. Rough bunks,  a table and a couple of hewn chairs  were almost its only furniture. "The  window was broken and the roof admitted sun and raiu. Prendergast laid  the man they had brought on one of  the bunks and threw over him a shabby blanket.  "My dear young lady." he said, "you  are a good Samaritan. How shall we  thank you, my poor friend here and  I?"  Jessica had taken money from her  pocket, and now she held it out to  him. "He must have a doctor," she  said.  "You must fetch one."  The yellow eyes fastened ou the bill,  even while his gesture protested. "You  shame me!" he exclaimed. "And yet  you are right. It is for him." He  folded it and put it into his pocket.  "As soon ns I have built a fire I will  go for our local medico. He will not  always come at the call of the luckless miner. All are not so charitable  as you."  He untied her horse and extended a  hand, but she mounted without his  help. "He wili thank you one day,  tbis friend of mine," he said, "far better than I can do."  "It is uot at all necessary to tell  him," she replied frigidly. "The sick  are always to be helped in every circumstance."  She gave her horse the rein as she  spoke and turned him up the steep  path that climbed back of the cabin,  past the Knoli, and so by a narrow  trail to the mountain road.  August Prendergast stood listening  to the dulling hoof beats a moment,  then re-entered the cabin. The maD on  the bunk had lifted to a sitting position. His eyes wore open, dazed and  staring.  "That's right" the older man said.  "You're coming round. How does it  feel to be back in the old shebang?  Can't guess how you got here, can  you ? You were towed on horseback by  a beauty, Hugliey. my boy���a rip staving beauty! I'll tell you about It in the  morning If you're good."  The man he addressed made no answer. His eyes were on the other. Industrious and bewildered.  "I heard about the row," went on  Prendergast "They didn't think It  was in you, and neither did I." Ho  looked at him cunningly. "Neither did  Moreau, eh, eh? You're a clever one,  Hugh, but the lost memory racket  won't stand you in anything. You  hadn't any call to get scared In the  first place.   1 don't tell all I know."  He shoved the candle nearer on the  table. "There's a queer look In your  face, Hugh!" he said, with a clumsy  attempt at kindness. "That rock they  threw must have hurt you. Feel sort  of dizzy, eh? Never mind, I'll show  you a sight for sore eyes. You went off  without your share of the last swag,  but I've saved it for yon. Prendergast  wouldn't cheat a pal!"  From a cranny in the clay chinked  wall he took a chamois skin bag. It  contained a quantity of gold dust and  small nuggets, which he poured into  a miner's scales ou the table and proceeded to divide In two portions. This  accomplished, be emptied one of the  portions on to a paper and pushed it  out.  "That's yours," he said.  Harry's eyes were on his with a  piercing intensity now, as though they  looked through him to a vast distance  beyond. He was staring through a  gray midst at something far off, but  significant, that eluded his direct  vision. The board table, the yellow  gold, the flickering candlelight, recalled something horrifying. In some other  world, In some other life, millions of  ages ago.  He lurched to his feet, overturning  the table. The gold dust rattled to the  floor.  "Your deal!" he said. Then, with a  vague laugh, he fell side wise upon tbe  bunk.  August Prendergast stared at him  with a look of amazement on his yellow face. "He's crazy as a chicken'*  he said.  He sat watching him awhile, then  rose and kindled a fire on the unswept  hearth. From a Utter of cans and  dented utensils in a corner he pro  ceeded to cook himself supper, after  which he carefully brushed up the  scattered gold dust and returned it all  to its hiding place. Lastly he rummaged on a shelf and found a vial  This proved to be empty, however,  and he set it on the table.  "I guess you'll do well enough without any pain killer," he said to himself. "Doctors are expensive. Anyway, I'll be back by midnight"  He threw more- wood on the fire,  blew out the candle and, closing tbe  door behind him, set off down the  trail to the town, where a faro bank  soon acquired the bill Jessica had civ-  en him.  T was pitch dark-whet  Jessica reached the.san  itarinm, though she went  like a whirlwind, tho  chill damp smell of the  dewy balsams In ber nostrils, the dust rising ghostlike behind  the rapid hoofs. She found David  Stires anxious and peevish over ber  late coining.  She felt a relief when the old man  grew tired and was wheeled to-bis  bedroom.  Left alone, her reflections retained.  She began to be tortured. She (tried  to read. The printed characters swam  beyond her comprehension. At length  she drew a hood over her head: and  stole out on to the wide porch.  It was only 9 o'clock, and along the  gravel paths that wound among the  shrubbery a few dim forms were stroll  ing. She caught tbe scent of a cigar  and the sound of a woman's laugh.  The air was crisp and bracing, wltb  a promise of frost and painted leaves.  She gazed down across the dark  gulches toward the town, a straggling  design pricked in blinding yellow  points. Halfway between, folded ln  the darkness, lay the green shelf and  the cabin to which her thought recurred with a kind of compulsion.  There was no moon, but the start  were glowing like tiny green gilt coals,  aud the yellow road lay plain and  clear. With a sudden determination  she drew her light cloak closely about  her. stepped down, sped across the  grass to a footpath and so to the road.  As she ran on down the curving stretch  under the trees the crackling slip of  bank paper that lay in ber bosom  seemed to buru her flesh. She was  stealing away to gaze upon the outcast who had shamed and humbled  her���going, she knew not why, with  burning cheek and hammering heart  She slipped through tbe side trail to  the cabin with a choking sensation.  She stole to the window and peered  in. In the firelight she could Bee the  form on the bunk, tossing and muttering. Otherwise the place was empty.  She lifted the latch softly and entered.  The strained anxiety of Jessica's  look relaxed as she gazed about ber.  She saw the vial on the table. The  doctor had been there, then. If be  were in serious case, Prendergast  would be with him. She threw back  her hood, drew one of the chairs to  tbe side of the bunk and sat down, ber  eyes fixed on his face. The weakness  and helplessness of his posture strode  through and through her. Two sides  of her were struggling In a chaotic  combat for mastery.  "I hate youl    I  hate your' she  (Continued next week.)  British Columbia has been  host to some most distinguished  visitors this week- Lord Strathcona: Sir Edward Clouston, general manager of the Bank of  Montreal; Commissioner C. C.  Chipman of the Hudson's Baj  Co., and others.  Sidney Oliver, phone B 51, will supply your ice needs.  |MINES AND MINING I  0o����*����*��0����������0a.,����c-��H-<����a  Biickhorn is the name of a new  district   in   Nevada,    in   Eutcki  countv.  Machine dills urn at work on  tbe 600 and 700-foot levels of tht-  Le Roi mine. Some Si men are  employed.  Shi'-merits fr< in C .halt for one  week, ending August 21, totalled  $976,110.           R. K Raven has re'unif.f from  h tuur of inspection d' niiiiin-..  proper lies in iUt- Sitii.lk..ii>'-.*n.  Tin* Alaska mineral .'xlunit   at  tin- A. Y. I\ E. contained gl.lSO,  000 worlli of gold Inns   .ml    ug-  gets.  J'l he imports of iron ore inlo  Belgium during il��p fust six  ��� nonlhs of 1109 Hiiiduutid to 2,-  057,207 tons.  W. Yolen Williams is examining the Ir dependence giMip ,.n  Bear creek, Similkameen, now  under bond lo Jay P. Graves.  A LAWYERS' UNION  A 40-foot vein has been struck  in the Arlington mine, near Con-  con ully, samples of which run  $105 in gold, copper and silver  A H. Noyes and John East  have returned to Greenwood from  \ bard trip to Mica mountain, in  -be Clearwater district, having  secured a valuable deposit of marketable mica.  Representatives of Messrs.  Clarkson, Cross & Helliwell, are  auditing the books of the old Dominion Copper company at Boundary Falls, under an order obtained by B. W. Lincoln, of New  York, and the Shareholders' Protective committee.  H. Tonkin and associates, of  Webb City, Mo., have closed a  deal with the Granby Mining &  Smelting Co. for a 45-acre lease  developed by the Hill Top Co. at  Oronogo. The new owners announce that two new concentrating plants will be erected here in  the near future.  . Zinc, tbe once despised of all  metals, is now having its turn.  The steady and very marked advance in spelter is causing an active revival in a large number of  mining camps in every part of  the United States. Many mines,  idle for some time past, are being  reopened and will return handsome profits.  The mica mines at the head of  Yellow creek, in thd Big Rend,  whii h are being operated by J. P.  M n*die, pri mi^e to be unusually  extensive. A modern plant will  b' i:st;illc(l at once and Mr.  Moodii bus liiid plans for operating on an extensive scale. The  Canadian General Electric company has promised to take all the  mica that this mine will produce  and thus is Mr. Moixlie assured  of a market.  We are accustomed to thinking  that unions have to do exclusively  with     miners'     bricklayers,    engineers,    printers     and    kindred  trades, but it  would   appear  thai  we have a union   among lawyers,  and that this union   is mire arbitrary   in   its   methods   than   au\  other   would   dare    to   he.    Th  other  day   on   the application <.f  the Upper Canada Law si.cieiv, ;  St.   Catherines   barrisler,   J.   A  Keves   bv   name,   was  struck of!  the roll of barristers, the   olfenc  being that   the  said  K*\** ove  the    Liw    s-icie'y   817 50   du ������  CMjile recently in M<i**tn*:tl a I.ia  yer was  brought up short bv l.i  confreres   for   accepting   a st;.:.'.,  salary   from ri colhcting   ;h;ci*<v  in place of charging  llu-   regulation fees. In the Inner iust;*rc.> the '  merchants employing  the aiicncyj  were having their collecting done  at comparatively   small   c .st, but  as this interfered with   the union  scale of the lawyers, it was lortli-  wilh stopped   bv   process of law.  As the   law   makers  of the   land  have for generations been mainly  lawyers,   they   have lu. ked to   it  well   that  no   one   may   infringe  their copyright.���Toronto Saturday Night.  FOR A FISH LADDER  Steel  The oven door  of the Kootenay  drops down and  provides a shelf  upon which to  rest; the pans  drawn from the  oven.  The door is  strongly braced  The following petition, signed  by the leading residents of the  West Boundary district, has been  sent to the Hon. Louis P. Brodeur, Minister of Marine and  Fisheries, at Ottawa:  The petition of the undersigned residents and voters in the District o.  Yale, Province of British Columbia,  showtth:  That the Kettle River in British  ColumbiaVerripties into the Columbia,  river, and Hah come up from aud out  the Columbia river into and np the  Kettle river.  Some years ago a dam was built  across the Kettle river, at Cascade, in  the above district, without putting in  a fish ladder, thus preventing any fish  from continuing there from up the  Kettle river.  The attention of the Inspector of  Fisheries was called to the matter by  the Kettle river Game and Fish Protective Association and others, both verbally and in writing, and he no doubt  took the usual steps to have the proper  parties notified; but no results have  been obtained and no fish ladder built,  and the consequence is that the fish in  Kettle river above the said dam have,  year by year, depleted until at the present time they are almost extinct.  Your petitioners therefore pray that  the necessary steps be taken to compel  the proper parties to put in a fish ladder at once, in the above mentioned  dam at Cascade, in accordance with  notice previously received.  Apply Bearine (prepared from the  grease of the Canadian Bear) and save  your hair, when it begins to fall out or  is brittle.    50c. a jar.  Castles in Spain nowadays have  to be bomb-proof.  "I saved that rose you gave  me last week, for, though it is  withered,  it  still reminds me of  you.  'Sir!''  The Quaker Oats Company is advertising Quaker Oats griddle cakes.  They say that these cakes are the  most popular dish served in their New  York cereal restaurant. Children especially should delight in Quaker Oats  griddle cakes: the kind tliat you can't  *eat too much of.  "Did you ever have a bad accident?" The lady chauffeur bit  her lip. " I met my husband by  accident," she admitted.  YOU Can't dOisre them all. Mosquito  bites, sunburn, bruises, skin injuries,  tome of them will attack you this  season sure. Have m tin of Davis'  .Menthol Salve on hand,   25c, per tin.  The highest clouds are not  more than six miles high, and  everyone has a silver lining.  MCCIAR  For sale by the Hunter-Kendrick Co,, Ltd.  Application ior Transfer of License  Take notice that I intend to apply to tlie  Hoard .if License Commissioners of lhe city of  Greenwood at their next sittintr for atrauKfer  of my interest in the liquor license now held by  nie for the Wi ndsor Hotel, situate on lots 31 and  32, in block 7, plan 21, city of Greenwood, B. C���  toCkarles McCluiitf.  Lated tliisStli August, 19OT  JAMES H. GOODEYE.  Phone B51 if you need ice.  Application for Transfer of License  Take Notice that I intend toapply at lhe  next sitting of the Hoard of License t ommisw-  ioners fora Iran, fer of Ihe license now held l,y  me, to sell liquors in the Clarendon Hotel Copper Street to J. II. ('..ode*..*.  Dated this 5tli. day of August l'H.i.  DAVID MANCHESTER.  Does the milk sotr ?    Phone B 51 for  ice.  TUu�� B��twffltairy's  IB'toffl����^ Ir%p��iro  Cbe...  Boundary  Creek times  is   tlie  Pioneer Weekly  of the   Bou lid a ry Creek  Mining District.  Magistrate F. Raomussen, of an,  Marquette Street, Montreal, writea  to the Zam-Buk Co. aa follows:���  " Clentlamcn,���For many years I wai  troubled with a serious aguptlon of the  ���kin, which wa* not only unsightly, but  at time* very painful. I first tried various  household remedies, but all these proved  altogether useless.  "I then took medical advice. Not one,  hut several doctors in turn wets consulted,  but I was unable to get any permanent  relief. Some time back I noticed a report  from a Justice of the Peace who had been  cured of a chronic skln-dlsease by  Zam-Buk, and I determined to give this  balm a trial.  " After a thoroughly fair test, I can say  I am delighted with It. I have the beat  reasonsforthis conclusion j because, while  everything else I tried���salve*, embrocations, washes, soaps,- and doctors' preparations���failed absolutely to relieve ray  pain and rid me of my trouble, three boxes  of Zam-Buk have worked a complete cure.  "In my opinion Zam-Buk should ba  even more widely known than It ta, and  I have no objection to you publishing thia  letter."  For edema, eruptions, rashes, tatter,  Itch, rlnrworm, ant! similar skin diseases,  Zam-Buk is wtthouUcqual. It also cures  cuts, burns, scalda, piles, abaosaecs,  chrenic sores, blood-poisoning, etc All  druggists and stores at 90 cent* a box. or  post free, for price from the Z*m-Buk Co*,  Toronto.  iiilui  1 The Times lias the  most complete Stock "of  Type, Inks, Paper, in  the Boundary.  ^] The Times is improving its stock, enlarging  its circulation, widening  its interests e ve r y  month.  1 The Times, in Job  Work, Advertising, in  News Getting and (jiving- can deliver the  goods.  SEE IF IT CAN'T.  ^| Subscribe For,Advertise In, Send Your Job  Work to the Boundary V  Leading Paper. tmem  THE  BOUNDARY sCREEK TIMES  HamBaking Powder  No alum, no lime phosphates  As every housekeeper can understand,  burnt alum and sulphuric acid���the ingredients of all alum and alum-phosphate  powders���must carry to the food acids  injurious to health.  Read the label.   Avoid the alum powders  <?^'7&7t��^ -., tr  Special Sale  l-'OK-  New a.sli Side Hoard, 42 inches  wide by IU inches deep, 2 small,  1 l.tr^e flr.twer. 2 doors at bot-  t in, 14x24 bc\*.*l plate mirror.  R.-Uiil.if price S24 Wi, sale pricc.S19 4.S  New n.ilt Side Board, 42 inches wide  bv IS iiii-l.cs (loep. 2 small, swell  . roit drawers. 2 doors at bottom,  If. <2S Ih-vi 1 p'ate mirror. This  is ;t li n<* ariiol.:. Regular price  $.V), sale price S22.00  We have a fine assortment of fcoth New and Second Hand  Side Boards at similar low prices.  .L.WHITE  The Stove and Furniture Man  Phone 1G  J^y^it]^J3&Z3S3ga&&tS*t&<i  Greenwood, B. C.  TOWN TOTICS  Mayor Ketchem from Beaverdell is in town.  Jas. Clark spend Saturday to  Monday in Trail  Harrv Evans is in the hospital  with apendicitis.  E. E Nicholson returned yesterday from Cobalt.  John Seward and Gerald Mead  are surveying the Rawhide mine.  The infant son of Mr. and Mrs.  Black, of Eholt, died on Monday  last.  C. P. R., operator, J. S. Supon,  has been moved to Castlegar this  week.  Gerald Mead returned to  Greenwood from the West Fork  on Tuesday.  P. Carapata, special provincial  constable has gone *>o the Coast  for a few weeks.  Born ���To Mr. and Mrs. Wm.  Innis, Mother Lode mine on September 11, a boy.  Is your subscription due? You  can ����asily tell bv looking at the  lab*, of your paper.  Father Bedard spent a week at  the Seattle Fair on his return  journey from Vancouver.  T. Stuart Palmer aud Percy  Morey were visitors to town from  the Jewel mine this week.  J. R. Jackson, of Midway, attended tbe Old Timers annual  dinner at Fairview Sept. 17.  Miss Rita Kirby, who has been  visiting Mrs. C. M. Shaw, returned to Keremeos yesterday.  E. W. Ruff, of Rossland, agent  for the Sullivan Machinery Co.,  is making an excellent map of  the country around Beaverdell.  The map will cover 14x17  miles.  E. Stripp, representative of  Trieufus & Sons, Holborn Circus,  London, the diamond merchants,  visited Greenwood this week.  Mr. Stripps travels all over the  American continent and visits all  the principle mines where diamond drilling is iu vogue.  GENERAL NOTES  Japan has presented  300 trees  to New York City.  A. Pullman service will be  in-,  augurated  between  Mexico City!  and Vancouver, partly over  tbe  Southern Pacific.  COAST NEWS  ��,'.  i  i  !  st the thing  CORBY'S SPECIAL SELECTED  ionaire will  rest  in a rock hewn  grave on the hillside  grave yard.  J. P.   Morgan has placed his  purse at the disposal of Dr. Cook  I to help him prove his polar dis-  covery, aud records of his inten-  Vancouver  is fiftb,   so far, in tjon to Ket there ahead of Com-  theNorthwestern Basebal 1 league. |mander Peary are coming to light.  J.   N.  J, Brown, the  popular    oarsman and single scull cham- E. H. Harriman died September  pion of B. C, will retire at tbe 9. He was a comparatively young  end of the present season. , mam,   being born  in 1848.    The  Sir Joseph   Ward,   premier Gf'funeral to<*  Pla��L?ast, S"nd!J*  New Zealand, made a notable ad-  at ArdeD' N* Y"    The dead mlU  dress  before  the  Canadian  club  last week on   "Imperial   Unity."  Over ten miles of steel pipe,  costing a million dollars or more,  has been ordered bv the Esquimau Waterworks Co, from S<ot-  land.  Thos. Foster, manager of the  Vancouver Fit Reform company,  has bought the motor yacht,  Whistle Wing, from H. Cotting-  ham for 85,000.  Thc president of th�� B. C.  Sugar Refining Co. denies the recently reported rise in the price  o$ sugar iu Vancouver, and says  the company is not a member of  the TJ. S. Sugar Trust.  W. Myers Gray, a prominent  barrister of New Westminster,  and the founder of the New Westminster Bar association, died September 9. His son, J. P. Myers-  Gray, practiced in Greenwood for  some years,  The directors of the A.Y. P. E.  have extended invitations to  Dr.  was a viHitor to town  this week.   Cook  and  Commander  Peary to  WHISKY  v.  ?.���  ireenwood Ciquor Co*  j'! IMPORTERS GREENWOOD  ***-���   -��.-���,  ���.*=r  ^J  Snynopsis ot Canadian North-West  HOMtSTfcAD  REGULATIONS.  AN V .i ���. j ii.i �����!������ i .in in Mm ...Hi'l- with in llu-  k'.ii]\,.-v licit in llni i ��� 11 C-.liiMiM-t. mu y In*  h.iitif^tf.-irlctl \>\ .ni v |".T-tMi w lin is the soli* he.'iil  ni ;��� I.iii.il \ . *'r.wi\ itiiili* itviw IS \cars u| :iim\  ��� it i , ii   mi- .i ii.i it* i   *-i*i*l i"ii "1  |ii";n'ii-���  i Hi.  I', n irv must I  I.U.I -Ml;. *������ l..r I  -it in if.    I'.inrv  r.Mil.* ��� mi   i <*i i -\ in   ��� i  in- >t liri. -.. hi. ��l;iuu It  l.\  iii* ���'t'rv--ii.tll*.     ;il    l Ih>    Im;,  -ml iii   u hi. li   lhe   l.i ml   is  pi .'\ v    m.i v.   Inm r\ it.   bf  .ii'tniiiti-    1>\      llu*     I.uIht.  i-i .    I.t.-i lif i ��M   si-.trr.   l.i ,111  i  trill! it'jj   llutil.- .t.-.i.l.i ,  'I'll-*   llM|n<--H*.l<!i'l     i"    M*.|llil'<l     Im  pll'loltll   thc   ! it i-iti*. . ...i n��>. ini    ih. i.-   u il li iiihli'i    t>ih'   m|  ii- |.ii!..*.i in-.' ;-t.iii-:  1,   \i  li-.i   i -.is  iMmiiiIi/   H'sn'.rin i'    ii|K'H    ,U1.1  ui! i *.r. ii.it  ������!   * II'*   1.1 n.i in     ���*.*<  11     MM I   I "I      llll.T  il tlu* I.il liri is ilf-  r'.iili"- tt|xni .1 f.ii'iu  Ufti-il lur, thc ro  ,iay   lit- siiti^lii'-l  t>v  n ii'V.tlinj.*- w hh iIir father or mother.  -ritli'i   li.i-liis  piTinaiU'iit   ri'siih-mc  .   I: ; \\r t.tt lur  >>i m' >i hi'  .M-.ii . m!  tlu   li.,iiH"-.|.Mii--r  II   1 III*   \  U  Mill \    .it   Ml''  I..ml  1 i)ilft)U*ir.s ;i-  l.i n'-ini'lU'i*  IK'll   pi'ls  I   If   111  ].ni  t;irniiiiu' land ins i.imI by   him in   tlio   vie in  i*\ ��� -. lii^ liMin.**~i,':td. llu* n*.|nii��MiU'nls as to re*.  i.i.-Mo.-   in.'iv   bf  -atisfu-d bv iv-Wli-nee upon  the  .iid land.  *������.,*< n �� .��� 11-* i . tire in \\ t it i .i^ i ln-nld le n'i veil  t-i ���. In- < 'i >ni mission cr of Dinniniou Lands at Ot  i.i w :< ��.t" in tc ni i. i it to apply for jiatcnt.  ,'n:il.    i'm:i! niittinu' rii/lit*** nirty bclcasi'd fora  ]*:-! iod . it t wciilv-oii*' yars at an   annual  nv.tal  ct rl- !"���' :u !'���*.    Not   ntort* tluin 2.*iAt ;invs Hliall  I..- lc:i*-��*d to out.* individual or company.    A my-  alil\ ai tb��*  i-   tcnfli-.c   icits |iit   ton   shall   bt*  nlli-M-n-d on I li'- metvliautablt* coal nuiu'd.  VV.  W. i.'OKY,  I (pputv i if th**-  M in is ter *��f tli** I titprior  N. fl. -Uuantliorizcd   publication of  this  ad-  vrtisHnuint will not be oaid for.  WATER NOTICE  WANTED ���Position a& hou.^ektep^r  or governess in British Columbia by a  l.ulv in En��!l:irid Atldrpss l.'tters to  " N," Tiiii-s otiice, Greenwood, U. C  NoTli.'K I*- Iht.'Iiv iriven thai an applica-  linn will lu- ni.iik' uiulvr part V. of the  " \\';iut Aci. l'Mi-i." li. oliiuin :i license in lhe  Simill<:iiiM-vii I li vision of Valt* District.  (a., TI..- iiaiiir.ailtlri'ss and occiipatiim of the  :i|i|.!ii-:tin. Thitiiias Williamsoii, Westhridirc  P..il.- I'isnici, 1!. C. raiicliT.  [l��. Tin-itaini* of iIn* lake, siroani i.r source  il niiiiiiiiir.l i In-ili-si:i-i|.tion is. A small creeh  Uniniiiit*. Williain^on rreck, which rises cai't  ol I.ot Mi.l. in sai.l district, nnd runs westerly  iInini'-li part nt -,iid I.ot lliil, anil .'inplies into  t he Ki'lt le riii-r.  .:., 'I'll.'point of ilirerstnii is aluuit liH> feel  i���.i���i*��� i Iy froiii wlii'i-.* s;iid creek crosses the east  UiHiiidarr ol said l.nt 14>it.  d. The '|iiaiilit.v uf water applied for ;in  ,- ii 1.i��- li'el per sec.iml J.    l-'onr.  e. ��� 'I'll,'i hurtu'iei of the iiropose.l u.irhs. A  dam with pi*.*�����, llunii's and ditches to distribute (lie water.  I.) The premise- on which the water it, to  I. ��� ti-ril ,descrilie santei. That ]>ortioii of said  I .nt MM, in said l>i\i-imi. I.vinif easterly from  the K.-ttle river.  <i!.. The purposes for tvliicli Ilie water is to  he used are agricultural purposes (itrifrHtioU  .mil ilonn-sti. purpose.s>.  <li.) If for irrigation descrihe tlie laud in-  teiuled to he irrigated, ^iviii'f acreage The  portion of said I.ot HH I.vinif ea-t of said Ket-  t'c river, and containiuir ahotit Xf) acres.  li.) Areanf Crown land intended to be occu-  pi'-tl hy the pro)iosed works.   None.  i.) This notice was imsted on the 9th day of  August, l'li'i, and application will be made to  thc Commissioner on the 20tb dav of August,  l'it.'��.  k. Give the names and addresses ol anv  riparian proprietors or licensees who or whose  lands are likely lobe affected bv the proposed  works, either above or below the outlet. Columbia and Western Railway company, over  whose lands pipes or ditches- will run tor about  lot) feet berore reaching east boundary of said  I.ot 1464, and on whose lands a dam may be  l.uilt. THOS. WILLIAMSON.  4'<-4t Westbridge, Yale District, E. C.  FOR SALE  A fine  horse and   buggy,  Henry   Browniug,  care  B.  I Co,, or the Times office.  Apply to  C. Copper  1  The Baden-Powell Boy Scouts  attended divine service at 8k,  Judes' church, on Sunday evening.  Lost���Ladies gold safety pin  with horse shoe of pearls. Finder please leave ac the Times  office,  E. Mills, secretary of the Western Federation of miners at Denver, is visiting Greenwood this  week.  There was an eujoyable dance  at Denoro last Friday night.  Phoenix orchestra supplied tbe  music.  Four feet of fiue galena ore has  been struck by Hugh Cameron on  a claim one mile east of Camp  McKinney.  Robert Keffer leaves tomorrow  for Pullman, Wash., to resume  his studies at the Washington  Stale college.  Her many friends will be sorry  to hear that Miss Ward is still  very seriously ill at the Greenwood Hospital.  Miss Gtbel Beldon is leaving  Spokane for Chicago where she  will follow her profession in violin instruction.  D. M. MacPherson. of the  Bank of B. N. A., left last Saturday for Victoria tor a fortnight's holiday.  Miss Florence Comber, who  met with an accident last week,  at thc Mother Lode mine has  quite recovered.  A birthday party was given by  Robert Wilson on the. 16th and  many old timer* were present  and had a good time.  Constable Bulger of Fernie,  was here on Saturday, to take  back Joe Croiuarthy who is wanted for theft of coal, at Fernie.  Toe Kelly, president of the Alaska Mining company operating  on Wallace mountain, returned  tothe West Fork last Saturday  from Spokane.  W. Craig, general merchant of  Boundary Falls has leased the  corner store Toom of the new  Hyde brick block and will establish a general grocery business  here.  L. Reinecke, with his assistant S. A. Wookie, of the Geological Survey Department, Ottawa,  meet and set forth the proofs of  their discoveries before an international board of geographers  and scientists ou a neutral ground  at tbe fair.  The Vancouver naval volunteer corps is in prospect of formation, 200 of Vancouver's young  men are ready to join. A resolution, signed by them, has been  forwarded to the Prime Minister  of Canada for his assent and  offering further assistance and  co-operation with anv plans of  defense.  One of the richest typographical errors that we have ever seen  and that in a publication for printers, appears in the July number  of the Nationalist printers-journal. Iu describing the Forestry  building, the largest log house  ever built, the article says:  "The dogs of the exterior of the  building are been left in the  rough, while those used in the  interior will have the bark removed."  "1 COULDN'T KEEP HOUSE WITHOUT  A SACK OF  urity Flour  AND  Universal Bread Maker"  Is what housekeepers  everywhere say.  You can get them at the store of  Russell-Law-Caulfield Co.,Ltd.  ALSO EVERYTHING IN  Groceries and Fruits  I -.CROCKERY.-  3*  WESTWARD HO?  The splendidly illustrated and well  balanced contents of the September  issue of Westward Ho! marks a decided improvement in this popular  monthly. The contributors, too, number several prominent magazine writers, including Cy Warman, Isabel B.  Macdonald, Bonnycastle Dale, Agnes  Lockhart Hughes, Ernest McGaffeg  and others. Among the features calling for special mention is a timely  character sketch of Dr. Torrington,  Canada's famous music master, by  William Frederick Tasker, and an instructive article by Percy F. Goden-  rath, the editor, on "Advertising a  City"���telling how Vancouver was  so successfully exploited at the Alaslca-  Yuken-Pacific exposition at Seattle.  The forthcoming October issue will  be a Homescekers' and Irrigation "  number.  FerrOVlDl is the pleasing: name of  the best preparation of Beef, Iron and  Wine ever placed on the markel. If  you or any of your friends are anemic,  generally rundown, pallid, easily  exhausted, try one bottle of Ferrovim  and you will be gratified by the result.  $1.00 at druggists.  Next winter you can get ice for yourself, but now you must phone BSl for it.  The National Poultry exhibition at the Alaska-Yukon Pacific  exposition September 27 to October 9, will be one of tbe biggest  special events of the year. J. L.  Anderson and Mrs. R. A. Moore  are in charge. Entries have been  assured from nineteen states.  Canadian fanciers will also be on  hand with their  best  speciineus.  We can save you money on anything  in Dishes, Glassware and Crockery of all  descriptions as we are determined to close  out  this entire  line at about half price.  COME IN AND LOOK OVER THE STOCK  The Hunter-Kendrick; Co. Ltd.  ���^mm^'tf'j^^  Most cases of baldness are  due solely to neglect. The hair  often becomes dry and dandruff  forms because the hair glands  do not supply enough natural oil. Nothing overcomes  this deficiency so effectively as  that delicately perfumed, refreshing hair pomade, Bearine.  Avoid baldness; apply Bearine  to your hair occasionally. All  druggists, 50 cts. a jar.  Palace Livery Stables  =��  See that you set the real thin?:���  Unscrupulous makers ar��-pt\tting up a  counterfeit of "The D. & L,." Menthol  Plaster. The genuine is made by  Davis & Lawrence Co.  For Sewing Machine Needles and  Oil see A. L.. White, the Slove and  Furniture man.  i   '     .    i   t >.:'. . v i.tn-..'i   .(.  vi i;i.���;;������; 17.1 .!;cr i>.:t���-, i i . ,;;��� ,-, :..::i!is.  'I'Iutc tnnjlii hut Iu I it- ;i l.iuiily i:i town  that needs any persuasion to tat this  wholesome and strength-giving food.  It's the most economical strength-  maker anyone can eat.  Sidney Oliver, phone BSl, will supply your ice needs.  WANTED���Girl for general housework. Apply at Mrs J. R. Brown, Kimberley areauc, Greenwood, B. C.  WILLIAM FLEMING.  TRANSFER OKAYING  Furaiture Moving a Specialty.  L,eave orders at Matthews' CigarStore.  Davis'"I��  A thick adhesive ointment, combined with  Japanese Menthol and Vaseline, two of the  most wonderful healing drugs known.  It soothes, heals and tends to restore those  who suffer from Plica. Earache, Rheumatism. Chafing, irritated and other  skin troubles.  The word "Salve" literally means te well  ot iu good Health.  Try Davis' RSeBSbsS  Salve and you will be relieved.  All Dealers.  DAVIS & LAWRENCE CO., Montreal.  LOST  A lady's black satin coat, between  B- inula ry Falls and Midway, on Friday, September 3rd. Finder will please  leave the same at the Times oflice, and  phone Plvenix Livery stable, No. 37,  Phoenix, and receive reward.  WATER NOTICE  WOTICE is hereby tfiveii iliat an application will ho. made miller I'art V of tliu  "Wau\r Act, VMI," to obtain a license ill the  .Siiiiillciinccii Waler District, Division nf Yale  District.  (a.) The Maine, adilross ami occupation of  Ilie applicant: Isaac H. Hallett, (Ireenwuod,  H. C, Solicitor.  lb.) Tlie luiine nf the lake, stream or source  is McCarren creek, a creek  arisinir  in  Central  ani|i, and emptyluir into Honrulaiv creek.  !c.) The point of diversion: On L,ot 3083,  and about the centre of said Lot.  (d.) The <iuautity of water applied for (in  cubic feet per aecond):   Two.  (e.) The character of the proposed works:  A dam with flume oi pipes leading therefrom.  (f.) 'file premises on which the water is to be  used Is the Garnet Mineral Claim, Lot '279*, iu  Siniilknnieeil Division of Vale.  (if.) The purposes for which the water is to  hi used: Irrigation purposes, and purposes  incidental thereto.  (h.) If fur irrigation describe llte-'taiiU in-  leaded to be irrigated, giviiiir acreage: Lot  2724, in Similkameen Division of Yale District,  coiitaiiiiiKr 51 acres.  (i.) Area of Crown laud iutetidcl to be occupied by the proposed works:    Not any.  ij ) TUis uotice was posted --Il the 20lu day  of August, 1*K)9, and application will be made 'o  the Cuimui-isioiier on the Fifth dav uf October,  190).  (k) GiTe tli.* names aud addresses of any rU  parlan proprietors or licenses who, or whose  lands, are likely to be affected by tin- proposed  works, eiiuer above or below the outlet. Mark  Ch isten.M>n, Boundary Falls, B. C, Robert  -'���'o��d and ass elates, Greenwood, B. C, S. 'J*.  Sin.th, Grand Forks, B. C.  I. H. HALLETT,  52-4t Greenwood, B. C.  DRAYING���We Can Move Anything  F.  C��  BUCKL  PROPRIETOR   . -V/rf-V/..'  THE CANADIAN BAN]  OF COMMERCE  UEAI>   OFFICE. TORONTO  ESTABLISHED 1607  B. E. 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