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After "years "of "���  constant,^ trunuiugt; 'the, delicate/ parts -ibecome-^,.  ft I   f f.v\-*~OL*   '���- -f?>vv     -. ,l i  worn and]; weak,   a'nd; "will; ndt do  their Jwork"J ^  properly.    The only  remedy is ^to   replace   it  with   a ,new  pneVthat' carries ^a^Sfuarautee.''  Jl   .v'  FROM $7.00  SCHOOL REPORT FOR\SEFTEMBER.  , 'DIVISION I -J. I,. WATSON  Total attendance      ' ... . '459"  Average attendsnce.     ''..'        22.95  ;Pupus actually attending. -     , 26   ..  Percentage       88.23  Names of those who attended every  session:-Jack Allison, Leonard'Allison, Kate Bernard, Marjorie McAr-.  thur| Nellie McKay, 'Howard Nelson,  Ray Parker, Willie White, Vivian  Wick wire. ���'  DIVISION 1II���MISS C. M. MARTIN.  Total attendance 671  Average attendance. 33.55  Pupils actually 'attending-      39^  Percentage.   .      '..'.            86.03  Present eve .y session: Roderic Allison"; Riith Bernard, Beada Boak, T. J.  Boak,' K Alexander Hunter, Edward,  Hardv, Hazel Redpath, Graee Redpath,  Ross" Wood.'        ���  \   .  MIDWAY.  A1. LOGAN & CO.  JEWELERS  GREENWOOD.  ����9ao^.  .����� *   x >  r*  RENDELL 81 CO.  f***ri*arnm. M*.v��  The^e Chilly Nights  :* ,Make" ;Yoir Think of Heivier Underwear.  Read Our Special List for This Week:  AGENTS  Mason &  Risch. Pianos  5 arid , ���  .  i. >  Standard  Patterns.  /Men's sanitary fleece shirts and draweis  sizes 32 to 44, perfect fitting-  each : .' '.   Men's all-wool  unshrinkable shirts" and  very special. ^^k &�� ftS  502  shirts  ;  95  Men's all-wool  unshrinkable shirts  and  drawers,   very   beavyv ribbed  IpecSl each . ^    ^ �� CdCh  $1��25:  Ladies vests and drawers, full fashioned,  fleece lined. *5�� ^�� ��{<;  Save money  by buying- your tennis  balls at Smith& McRae's���three for $1  NOW  OREN UNDER  .   NEW MANAGEMENT  Haviugr rented the dining  room and lunch counter  of the Pacific Hotel, I  will open to the public  the large Dining Room.  Everything throughout  has been renovated, and  guests will find this the  cleanest and most comfortable dining room in  the city   Open Day and Night,  Patrons will find the  Cuisne   Excellent  WM, JOHNSON - - - PROP.  Late of Camp McKinney.  BLOODLESS BATTLE  C- P. R. Land Department  Doing Things.  FENCE IN THE V., V. ~& E.  Want Compensation For Lands Used  bp Riyal Company.  , A big- railway fig-lit in sight! So  thought those "denizens of the Boundary who enjoy a good fight, it matters  not whether the contestants are railway corporations or just ordinary individuals. 'On Monday night a/fence  was built across the V., V. & E. grade  byiCP. R. gang of workmen and  the bloodof the truculent ones flowed  more freely as they beheld visions oj  bloodless ; battles, . lawsuits, injunctions, quo warranto proceedings, and  and possibly one or two courts of nisi  prius or oyer and terminer, whatever  these terms may mean.  The situation bore all the ear marks  ofa good fight, to quote the language  of��the, mining [promoter. There was  W.Pearce,-assistant land commissioner  for the Canadian Pacific Railway company. There was Frederic McLaine,  his Fidus Achates in the'Boundary.  There was that 'necessary . evil, a  lawyer, in the perso 1 of .Mr. Han in g-  ton of Grand Forks, and there were  several railway navvies to complete  the goodly company.  ~ Building a fence across the grade of  a (powerful railway company like, the  Great Northern should prove as great  an incentive to battle as knocking the  traditional chip off th'e traditional  shoulder, but when Contractor/Johnston's track was thrown over the railway grade as well, it looked as if the  Kettle river would run red.  Groups could be seen in Midway, on  Tuesday seriously discussing the situation and wondering whether the C. P.  R.'was going to succeed in effectively  stopping the construction of the V.,  y. & e.  But the situation was not quite so  serious as it appeared. The C: P. R.  land department was responsible - for  all the commotion. The C. P. R.. for  some reason best known to its officers,  is not giving its land away for nothing. It wants to be paid for the land  it received from a grateful country.  Under the law the Canadian Pacific  company's land can be expropriated  for railway" purposes"as"~can the lands  of an ordinary individual, and the C.  P. R. is entitled to the same privileges  under the laws as are ordinary individuals. It has a right to protect its  lands until it is paid for what ii used  by a rival railway corporation. The  C. P. R. land department believing  that these little details were overlooked  took such steps as in the opinion of  Mr. Dennis were necessary to convince that awful man Hill that ��the  Canadian Pacific Railway company  was a landed proprietor iu the great  and glorious Boundary. So a fence  was built and Johnson's railway track  was thrown over the grade.  The above is tlie C. P. R. side of the  story, but-there is another side. It is  quite apparent that the land department is acting under instructions and  that it is a mere instrument used by  that corporation���a silly effort , to  obstruct the construction of the V.,  V. 0& E. In the first place, the  land in question may or may not belong to the C P. R. This fact is evidently apparent to the C. P. R. officials. After they succeeded in driving  sub-co j tractors off the grade with the  assistance of a provincial officer, who  was instructed to join tbe C. P. R.  forces, or was bamboozled into so  doing, urveyors were put on the  ground to definitely ascertain whether  the land belonged to the C. P. R. or  not. Possibly the C. P. R is acting en  the not unreasonable assumption that  everything in this province, the  heavens above and the waters beneath,  is the property of that corporation.  In connection with this difficulty it  is quite evident that there is an offensive and defensive alliance between  the C. P. R. and the  McBride govern  ment Lawyer Hanington's henchman  was the provincial constable at Midway, who. without warrant, exercised  his authority to interfere with subcontractors who'were peaceably endeavoring to protect their interests.  No explanation can be offered for such  an unwarrantable interference on the  part of the officers of the provincial  government, except that the C. P. R.^  is carrying out a well considered plan  of action to obstruct so long as they  can the construction of the V., V. &  E.,'and in carrying out this"plan it has  an understanding -with the McBride  government'.  The people of Southern Uritirfh Co-'  lumbia consider it bad enough to have  the railway facilities they want delayed by the dog-in-the-manger policy \  of the Canadian Pacific, but they indignantly protest against that company being assisted in this work of  obstruction by the officers of the provincial government.        ,  THEY GOT INSTRUCTIONS  And  Cave a License  to the Great  Northern at Midway.  Midway. Oct. 2.���The latest and  probably the last meeting of the board '  of license commissioners .for Boundary  district was held here on Friday last.  A'full board was present. The board  reconsidered its decision not to grant  any further licenses in Midway, and  B. Lequime was granted a license for  the Great Northern hotel.  Before adjourning Milton White, one ���  of the commissioners,  asked Mr. Le-  quime to state that he (White) had not  been   paid   any  money   by   him (Le-  quime) an an  inducement  to grant the '  license. Whether this was. intended  as a left-handed reflection on his  brother commissioners or was simply a  parade of virtue on'his. own  part, Mr. ,  White did not btate. ^'     ; ���,./,-''  Jas.  Dallas,"whoK-will  conduct"- the ,, <   . >   i.  Great Northern hotel, has lost nothing  by the advertising which  the peculiar  manipulations of the  licensing board ',  brought to him. The public generally  realized that, he had been unfairly  dealt with and that the board was denying the Great Northern a license because Lloyd A. Manley had built an  hotel across the street from the Great ,  Northern. Public opinion ^forced the  board to grant the license aud now  that the Great Northern has been  opened it is doing a business that will  compensate Mr. Dallas for the time  lost while the Manley grip held the  licensing board.  The Fera Perjury Case. I  After the grand jury retired to consider the case of J. Raffael, the Fernie  man charged  with  attempted murder,  the case oa-a? rank-i: era oi��� vireenwood,^ ���  -���  retrial of alleged perjury, was taken  up.    R. M.   Macdonald, .crown p*-ose- ,  cutor,  intimated a desire   to  enter  a '  nolle prosequi, but his lordship suggested that it would be more in the interest of the iprisoner that the case  should be submitted to a jury. This  course was adopted and the following  petit jury was empannelea:  John A. Hunter, foreman; J. P. Pax-  ton, D. J. Robertson, J. R. Robertson,  J. R. Dunlop, G. Horsvead, C. H. Benedict, H. Caine, J. Teague, W. Gosnel,  I. G. Nelson, H. H. Avery and C.  Jiczkowicz.  Crown Prosecutor Macdonald having  no fresh evidence to adduce, hi�� lordship directed the jury to return a verdict of not guilty, which was done, and  the prisoner immediately discharged.���  Nelson Daly News.  The acquaintances of  Frank   Fera  in Greenwood  will  be  pleased lo hear  of his acquital,  as it  was believed by  those  who have known him that there  were many  weak points in   thfe case.   j   A* Judicious Inauiry.  A well known  traveling "man   who  visits the drug trade says  he has often  heard druggists inquire of  custcmers  who   asked    for   a    cough    medicine,  whether it was wanted  for  a  child or  an adult, and if for a child th^y almost  invariably recommend  Chamberlain's  Cough Remedy.   The reason   for this  is that they know there is  no danger  from it and that it always cures. There  is not the least danger  in  giving it,  and for coughs, colds  and croup it is  unsurpassed. For sale by all druggists.  A. E- Anh��roft, C. E., returned this  week from surveying the C. P. R. land  along ttje Kettle river end West Fork  ������/���'  ��ffi������  <&�� BOUNDARY GREEK   TIMES.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  /.   H.   HALLETj  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary  Public.  Cable Address :      balmtt."  Cooes  Bedford M'Neill's  Moreinfr & NeaTs  Leiber's.  GBEr/UWOOD,  J. P. MCLEOD  Barrister and Solicitor,  Offices ik  RENDELL BLOCK  Over Back of Montreal  P. 0. Box 31.  Phone SI  GREENWOOD B.C  A. E. ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Alnlng and Engineering Surveys.  Residence:   Church St. 'Phone B15.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE,  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendell Block, Greenwood, B.C  CHARLES AE. SHAW,  Civil Engineer,  Dominion    anb    Provincial  IvAnd Surveyor."  Office with Gautice & "Wiekwire.  -   Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD.   :      s     's      :   B.   O.  W. H. JEFFERY.  Consulting Alining Engineer.  Properties examined and reported  on.   Will  take charpe of development work.  Correspondence solicited.  GREENWOOD.  S.,C  T. F. SUTHERLAND  s. at.  PROVINCIAL ASSAYER  Shippers' Agent. Knl ire charge taken  of consignments of ore. Checking,  weighing, sampling and assaying  of samples.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  ^Illl^jp:  BOUHDARV   VALLEY    LODGE  vsSSKVS^ No. 38,1. 0. 0. F.  Meets every   Tuesday  Evening at 8 00 in  the  I. ��. O. F. Hall.    A cordial mvi tntiou is ex  tended to all sojourning brethern.  J. McCkeath Frbu B. Holm us.  N. G. . Kec.-Sec  em  Boundary Creek Times  ���Issued Every Friday  Duncan Ross '. Managing Editor  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  J  Per Year        -      2 00  Six Months     -  1 2S  To Foreign Countries. 1 ..'2 SO '  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6, W05.  ANOTHER OUTBREAK.  J. J. Hill visited Vancouver  last week. Had he known how  seriously his presence there would  affect a certain newspaper called  the Daily Province, consideration  for the poor, misguided C.- P. R.  organ would probably have in-  influenced him in not doing those  things that harrow its patriotic  sensibilities. Apparently the  Province has a grievance against  Mr. Hill aud from a careful reading ot its lengthy editorials one  is forced to the conclusion that  the gravamen of the complaint is  found in the definite announcement by Mr. Hill that work on  the V., V. & E. is to be commenced from the Cloverdale, or  western end of the r6ad, this fall  and continuously continued easterly until connection is made with  the work which is now being  carried on West from Midway;  or possibly the indignation of the  Province of Vancouver has been  aroused by the equally definite  announcement that the terminus  of the V., V. & E. railway is to  be Vancouver, and that Mr. Hill  intends to do for Vancouver more  than had been done by any other  railway company.  The Province is filled with the  most patriotic motives and is  anxious to see the great natural  resources of the interior of British  Columbia developed, incidentally  believing that such development  will mean much for the city of  Vancouver. It holds equally  strong views regarding how this  development is to be brought  about. '��� British Columbia is a  preserve owned and controlled by  the Canadian Pacific Railway  company. Any one who invades  this preserve is a poacher and  poachers are "no account, nohow." Therefore' it follows that  Mr. Hill being ' a poacher anything he may do, any railways he  may build are a direct'menace to  the best interests of British Columbia.  There are people in British .Columbia who have the temerity to  hold views" diametrically opposed  to those which the Daily Province  of Vancouver is pleased to give  its readers from time vto time.  They believe that no railway  company has ,or should have a  grip on this province, that the  best results can be secured only  by the greatest' possible freedom  of of action in the development of  a railway policy; that no restrictions should be placed on the  construction of railways that ask  for no public .aid ; that while Hill  competition may be objectionable  to the Canadian Pacific railway  and its servile newspaper organ,  it is easily the best' for British  Columbia.       v '       "      '.-  The .editor of the Province  finished up the week's work by a  lengthy" editorial. in which he  proudly boasts that "the Province  has never ceased to ' warn the  people of Vancouver that that  was President-.Hill's object and'  his sole object in building in this  province." No doubt the people  of Vancouver ftilly appreciate the  motive' ,which prompted this  solemn warning ; no doubt that  the enterprising people of the-  what now is and is sure to continue to be the commercial metropolis of British Columbia will  show their appreciation of the  efforts oi- a Vancouver newspaper  that is at all times ready to sacrifice the best interests of Vancouver and , other parts of the  province to the interests of the  Canadian Pacific railway.'  Some good friend of the C. P.  R.'should advise one of its officials to muzzle its, Vancouver  organ. The doleful whinings of  the~"Daily" Province ^convey the  impression that Canada's national  highway is so weak that it is unable to stand competition. Such  a suggestion is a libel on the Canadian Pacific and its worst  friend could not heap greater  ridicule on the' management of  this railway than is done by the  silly twaddle which appears from  time to time in the editorial  columns of the Vancouver Daily  Province.        ' '  .whether the manipulations of a  Grand Forks gang are to be cou-  tinued in this district or not.  It is unfortunate 'that those interested in an honest and decent  administration of the liquor  license law should should not  have seen Premier McBride last.  He is so lamentably weak that he  always succumbs to the latest influence which is brought to bear  upon him. His decision to rescue  the Greenwood riding from the  hands of the gang evaporated as  soon as Fraser et al protested.   '  Possibly the attorney-general  may have more backbone than  his chief. We again callhis attention to the license now held  by Lloyd A. Manley for an hotel  in Myers creek canyon. 'This  license was granted in- direct  violation of the Liquor License  law. The hotel cannot in any  way be intended as a public convenience, because the site is not  .even near a public road. It is intended as a whiskey joint, where  men .employed in the heavy rock  work in the canyon, can conveniently get drunk and menace  the safety of their own lives and  those of others. "Under no circumstance should the license be  allowed to continue. If the attorney-general is anxious to secure'  a confirmation of these facts he  might consult Superintendent  Hussey who has investigated the  case..  CF*  CF**  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF1*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  <F*  (F*  CF*  CF*  Capital, all paid up, $14,000,000.        Rest '. $10,000,000.  President.   Lore Strathcona and Mount Royal,  ��� / Vice-President:   Hon. Gborob A. Drdmmond.  7 General Manager :   E. S  Cxouston,  Branches mlondon, Eng. \ ��&* V'&iHi.  Buy and sell Sterling: Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available in any partjof the world. ���> ,  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  } New Yortt, Chicago.  *3  *S0  7iMmmmMMmmmmmmmmmMW2  \  &&*+fy&fy%>&&&**&4'fy*&*fyfy$<lr'lr<l(i;x  NO BOARD.  It is stated that the Fraser-  Manley pull on the McBride government was too strong and that  no board of license commissioners  will be appointed for the Greenwood district. As a sop to public opinion Manley graciously  consented to allow the board of  license commissioners to grant a  license to the Great Northern  hotel at Midway, and it is felt by  the ring that this ought to satisfy  the people and that a new board  of license commissioners is not at  all necessary. The public generally are but'little concerned in  the Great Northern hotel, Midway, but they have an interest in  the proper administration of the  law. -The people of Greenwood  care little whether" the Great  Northern hotel, Midway, has a  license   or ' not,    but    do    care  One of the neatest advertising  booklets published this year has  reached the Times from Armstrong,' B. C. It tells about  Armstrong and vicinity, which it  succinctly    describes    as  The  Land of Opportunity and the Big  Red Apple." The booklet is well  illustrated with views of the  splendid farms in that section of  the country and a large amount  of interesting information is  given. With a combination of  enterprising people advertising  their district and .a district that  is easily the garden of the province, Armstrong is sure to grow.  .Hugh Aiken of the Nanaimo  Herald has entered the journalistic field in the Kootenay. He is  publishing the Rossland Star, an  evening daily, the first issue of  which appeared on Monday" last.  The Star is a newsy newspaper.  In politics it is Liberal.  Ten dollars is offered by Dr. Mecklenburg, the expert eye specialist, to  any person that he fails to adapt the  correct giaBses, foraf ter all others have  failed, satisfaction guaranteed.  BR MATHIS0H'  DEKTIST  Out of Town for a few weeks.  GREENWOOD  B  C  HOT AIR and a LICENSE TO  LIE for the balance of the year  1905.  We sell everything even to  bad accounts both old and  new.  The Timothy Eaton of the  Boundary.  The OIC New &  2nd.Hand Store  A, L.WHITB  Phone 16.  COMFORTABLE 7��RO0MED HOUSE  On Kimberley Avenue  ffifyfyfyfyfyfy^4tty&&fy4ity&tyfy&^&fy'&tf*'fyyi  * Apply to GEO. R. NADEN, Mgr.  4��  III ii  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital, $8,700,000 Reserve Fund, $3,500,000  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO  B. E. WALKER, General Manager        ALEX: LAIRD, Asst. Gett'l Manager  BANK MOKEX ORDERS  I8SUED AT THE FOLLOWING HATE8:*     '       '  $5 and under ;...'  3 cents ������  ,  ���   Over-$5 and not exceeding $10.....'.   fi cents   *.'';'  '",   $10^     *!. _ "       '$30 10 cents     , "     .^  /' <��.��   $30  '   ," " $50   15 cents  These Orders are payable at Par at any ofiice in Canada of a Chartered Bank '  (Yukon excepted), and at the principal banking points in the United Stated.  i      - NEGOTIABLE AT A FIXED RAIi; AT     .    " "  THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE, LONDON, ENgI  They form 'an excellent method of remitting small sums of money :*  ' ' with tjaicLv a��d at small cost.  Greenwood Branch  -  -   -   - W. ALLISON. Manager.  WE ARE SOLE AGENTS IN  ������BinailS^HnMaMMHi^lVflnaHnMHaWMnHMBHHHHHHHi  I ��� I  THE BOUNDARY FOR . . .  EJvariste  Dupont  &  Co's Clarets and ��� Sauternes.  Sanderson's Scotch Whiskies.  Fromy, Rogee & Co.'s Brandies.  . Deinhard & Co's Rhine Wines/        ~  Red Raven Splits for High Liver,s' Livers.  Kinderlen's  "Freebooter" Genuine Holland Gin.  Pabst and Calgary Beer.  GREENWOOD, LIQUOR COMPANY  We carry a full line of Bar-Fixtures and Glassware  *t"Z<*">z<��>:^z<<<<~z*~i~>^^  y  y  T  wnrsi  \wty  j  t  ?  T  Y  *  y  THE BARN WHERE IS KEPT  THE BEST OF DRIVERS AND  RIGS AS WELL AS SADDLE  AND PACK HORSES ARE, ALWAYS  AT  YOUR   DISPOSAL.  Our Hay, Grain speed Store  Can supply you wants in all kinds ot  -       Chopped Peed, Hay or Grain! :    :  Livery Phone 19. Feed Store Phone 124  GEO- H. CROPLEY,  Proprietor,  $*W'*Wf*&>**<rt*&*W&^ mm
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The Oburt ol Directors submits the accompanying Balance Sheet to the 30th June last.
The Profits for the Half-year, including £0,500 9s. 7d. bi ought forwaid from last account,
amount to £40/613 18s 0d., out of which the Directors have now to report the declaration of
an Interim Dividenl of 30s. per Share, payable free of -Income Tax, on the 0th October next,
being at the rate of G per cent, per annum, leaving a balance, of £9,505 Os. 5d. "to be carried   forward.
The Dividend  Warrants will  be' remitted to the Proprietors on  the  5th  October  next.
The following appropriations from the Profit and Loss Account have been made for the
benefit   of   the  staff,   viz.: /
To  the Officers'  Widows'' and  Orphans'  Fund         £513    14s.   Od.
To'the Officers'  Pension Fund    ".     £595      83.   7d.
Since the lnsl'rcpoi (  a tyrnnrh has-been opened  at  IJpdley, 'Rritish  Columbia.
And bincc the end of the half-yi'.u Hi,inches have been opened at Belmont, Manitoba; Oak
Hiver, Manitoba; and'a Sub-Branch i»t Hamilton, Ont.,   Victoria   Avenue.
London,  5th September,  1U03.
*   Balance SJieet, 30th Jane, 1905
Dr."  _ . '
To   Capital    "..."....'.	
20,000  sh'aies  of   £50  each  fully   paid.
To'Reseive  Fund   	
To  Deposits and  Current  Accounts   	
To Notes in Circulation    v '	
To'Bills Payable and other Liabilities, including Provision   for   Contingencies
To  Rebate   Account   ....'... ..'	
To  Liabilities on Emloiscmcnls* 	
To  Profit  and   Loss  Account—    .
Balance biought foiusud fioin'oUl  of December, 1'JOJ
Dividend paid Apiil,  1005 -.	
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.$ 4,8GG,6G6.Cf
. 2,041,000.00
. 18,202,135.12
. 2,721,830.33
. 15,740,701.01
100,017.2')
882,48S.'P
-Your eyes thoroughly examined by
Dr. Mecklenburg, the celebrated and
sixteen-year-experienced eye-specialist
Possessor of four Diplomas from chartered institutions, who guarantees to
fit you with proper glasses after all
others have failed. Come and see for
yourself. At Thomas Drug Stores
Phoenix. Oct. 20-22; Greenwood, Oct
23,'24 and 25; Midway, Oct. 2G-27.
Dolls galore!   Our fall stock of dolls
have arrived.—Smith & McRae.
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Finest wines, liquors and
cigars at Bar.
First class Dininsr Room in
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FINELY FURNISHED ROOMS.
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FLOYD & COX. Proprietors
PURE MILK .AID CREAM
Delivered Daily to any part
of th^ city.
.$   17S.073.CG
110,000.00
Net  profit for the half jcar  ciul'iig tM«
rent  charges,  and providhic
bad
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$  107,054.30
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Officer?'   Widows'
0(liceis\ Pension
and   Oiphans'  Kmid  ^....: W.jOO.OO
I'nml    "   ..." 2,890.53
5,306.53
The best
rodueer
KNOWN
GREEN BONES, CUT FRESH
THREE TIMES PER WEEK
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Balanee available foi OlIoIiui
Uimk
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.$   '192,257.
$43,867,660.1'.
Cr.,    '
By  Cash and Specie at  Hankers* and   ii
By   Cash  at  Cull  .iml^ 3hoit„ Notice <.\
By   Investments—
Consols,'   £253,000   at   g(l ".- '. >.t.
National  War  Loan,    .CGO.OOO  ate.'M)    ,.
II mil..
 ^,330,514.33
 7,570,409.92
-$11,919,014.2-
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Dominion of Camd.r, Bonds,
Other  Securities    '
\    . .    ' -  $1,277,8S').33
.CIIO.OCO ,\"t, 17      :....'.      060,803.33
 .' "        753,150.84
By~Bjlls Receivable. Loans on-Spemily  ami Oil) 'i   Accounts    ; '.	
By Bank Premises  etc.,  in-London,  and at  the Blanches     ;_...' '	
By Dcpouit witli  Dominion Government  lequiiud by  Act   of Parliament   for"Security
of   General Bank* Note  Cuculatior.    '.	
ftfif  ■'■ifit   i     i<"     ,'   ' ,   v    i
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•$ ?,601,033.«i
2S,21tt, 141X2
885,104.11
        155,176.40
SM3.8C7.669.12
.NOTE—The latest monthly, ltet urn" received from Dawson is that of the 31st May, 1905',.. and
the figures of (hat Return aie intiodu'eed into this Account. Tlie balance' of the transactions
for June with th.it liianch lias been carried to a1 suspense account, pending the receipt of the
June  accounts. ,       | ' . > , •
We have  examined  the above Balantfe Sheet with   the  books\in   London,   and   the  Certified
ltetums -from, tlie  Branches,   and  find   it  to  piesent a true statement of the Bank's affairs.
s~' EDWIN   WATERHOUSE,
i  -    "•     ~      -. . , GEORGE  SNEATH,
'      ,        t      -' - , Auditors.
Of  the  film   of  Price, Watcrhouse It  Co.,   Chartered  Accountants.
London,   21th   Avusi     • ■  , '
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LOCAL NEWS ITEMS.
M. Tebo left this week to visit the
'Dominion fair at New Westminster.
W. J. Cook snd G. D. Clark of Grand
Forks were callers at the Times office
yesterday.
Hugh Grant," who has been driving
ThTW^V^orTTslage for""the_past-four
months, is taking- a rest.
Lowery's   Claim has been resuscitated.    It contains  nothing-   startling-
except eulogies on  the mayor and al-
j ermen of Fesnie.
The new pipe' for the Waterworks
has been laid as far as Greenwood
street, and is being- extended to Dead-
wood street.
Could Not Be Better.
The uniform success of Chamberlain' Colic, Cholera aud- Diarrhoea
Retneda' has won for it a wide.reputa-
tion and many people throughout the,
country will agree with Mr. Chas. W.
Mattison, of Milford, Va., who says:
" It,works lik'j magic, and is the best
preparation I know of. I couldn't be
any better." He had a serious attack
of dysentery and was advised to try a
bottle of this remedy;rwhich he did,
with the resjlt that immediate relief
was obtained. For sale by all druggists
LOW SETTLERS',RATES,
W. J. Cook,   O.   D. G.
afficial visit to Greenwood lodge No.
T.8, A. F. & A. M.f last evening. There
were present a number of visitors from
-Grand Forks and Phoenix. After the
lodge closed a lunch was served in the
banquet room.
Teams are being formed for bowling
contests duriug the winter mouths.
Captain Swayne says the"" following
have announced their intention'of getting up teams: Mayor Naden, A. T.
Thomas, E. B. Dill, Saul Crouse, Jno.
Mcintosh, Ted McArthur, S. Belt and
W. Elson.
The Canadian  Pacific railway have
j placed on sale daily till 31st October at
Winnipeg, St. Paul and all points east
M., paid  an j 0f these terminal points, low rate, one-
CUSTOMS RETURNS-
Following are the customs returns
as received at the chief port of entry at
Grand Forks for September:
Grand Forks_     57,63+ 30
Greenwood... . 1,419 98
Midwav	
 '..,'.   4,293 89
Cascade-^.... .............. ...
        1SS 94
Sidley; ..:....
           75^75
...........        31 52
Osoyoos....... : ......
21 02
Fairview......;  	
14 05
           5 25
way colonist excursion tickets to all
Kootenay and North Pacific coast
points. Send for yonr friends while
the low rates are iu effect. Full particulars from J. S. Carter, D. P. A.,
Nelson.
How to Cure Corns and Bunions-
First, soak the corn or bunion in
warm water to soften it; then pare it
down as closely as possible without
drawing blood and apply Chamber-
lain'ss Pain Balm twice daily, rubbing
vigorously for five minutes at each application. A corn plaster should be
worn a few clays to protect it from the
"shoe. As a general liniment for sprains
bruises, lameness and- rheumatism,
Pain Balm is unequaled. For sale by
all druggists.
WqecL'Sii Hwssfoaaine,.
The Great English Remedy.
A positive cure for all forms ot
 ,    Sexual Weakness, Mental and
before and afieb . Brain Worry, Emisgicms, Spermatorrhoea, Impotency, Effects of Abuse or
Excess, all of which lead to Consumption,
Infirmity, Insanity and. an early grave. Price
31 per pkff., six tor $5. One will please, six wfll
cure. Sold by all druggists or mailed in plain
package on receipt of price. "Write f or Pamphlet.
The Wood Medicine Co., Windsor, Ontario.
Synopsis of Regulations Governing t s
posal of Dominion Lands within t e
Railway Belt in the Province
" British Columbia.
*A EICENSE,to-eut timber can be
acquired .only at-public competition,
A rental of $5 per square mile is charged
for all timber berths excepting those
situated West of Yale for which the
rental is at'therate of 5 cents per acre
per annum.
In addition to the rental, dues at the
following rates are charged:—
Sawn lumber, 50 cents per thousand
feet B. M. '    -,
Railway ties, eight and nine feet
Ion g, V/> and 1%. cents each. ,     ,
Shingle bolts, 25 cents a cord.
All other products, S^Ser cent on sales
A license is issued as soon as a berth
is granted.but in unsurveyed territory
no timber can be cut on a berth until
the licensee has made a survey thereof.
Permits to Cat timber are also granted at public competition, except in the
case of actual settlers, who require the
timber for their own use.
■' Settlers and others may also obtain
permits to- cut up to 100 cords of wood
for sale without competition.
The dues payable under a permit are
$1.50 per thousand feet B. M , for
square timber and sawlogs of any
wood except oak; from )4 to 1}4 centB
per lineal foot for building logs; from
12j£ to 25 cents' per cord for wood; 1
cent for fence posts; 3_ cents for railway ties; and 50 cents per cord on
shingle bolts.
Leases for grazing purposes sre issued for a term of twenty-one' years
at a rental of two cents per acre per
annum,
• Coal lands may be purchased at $10
per acre for soft coal and $20 for anthracite. Not more thau 320 acres
may be acquired-by one individual or
company.
Royalty at the rate of 10* cents per
ton of 2,000 pounds is collected on the
grass output.
Entries for land for agricultural purposes map be made personally at the
local land office for the district, in
which the land to be taken is situated,
"orif thehomesteader-desires; he may^
on application to the Minister of the
Interior at Ottawa, the Commissioner
of Immigration at Winnipeg, or the
local agent for the District, within
which the land is situated, receive authority for some one to make entry for
him.
A fee of $10 is charged for a homestead entry.
A settler who has received an entry
for a homestead is reduired to perform
the conditions connected therewith
under one of the following plans:
(1) At least six months' residences
and cultivation of the land in each
year during the term of three years.
It is the practice of the Department
to require a settler to bring 15 acres
under cultivation, but if he prefers he
may substitute stock; and 20 head of
cattle, to be actually his own property,
with buildings for their accommodation will be accepted instead of the cultivation.
(2) If the father (or mother, if the
father is deceased) or any person who
is eligible to make a homesteod entry
under the provisions Of the Act, resides upon a farm in the vicinity of
the land entered for by such person as
a homestead, the requirements of the
Act as to residence prior to obtaining
patent may be satisfied by such person
residing with the father or mother.
(3) If the settler has his permanent
residence upon farming land owned by
him in the vicinity of his homestead,
the requirements of the act as to residence may be satisfied by residence
upon the said land.
Application for a patent should be
made at the end of three years before
the local agent, sub-agent or a homestead inspector. * ■  '
Before making an application for a
patent, the settler must .give six
months'notice in writing to theCom-
missionerof Dominion Lands at Ottawa, of his intention to do sol
W. W. CORY.
Deputy of the Minister of the
Interior.
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A Real Fair This Year 2£ Better Than"'Ever Before
The Twelfth Annual
SPOKANE - INTERSTATE
FAIR?
OCTOBER 9 TO 15,1905
'        OPEN DAY AND NIGHT
Wonderful displ ays of Pain's Fatnous Pyrotechnics, presenting *' The Fall of Port Arthur" in Flaming Fireworks ,
Larger Exhibits in every department of, the Fair.    Me. -'s
Relay Race during the '"Whole Week.    Eight entries.    The,
Finest Show of Live Stock ever held-in Washington.     , *
Up-to-Date Vaudeville Program every   afternoons andv
' evening. - Beautiful Fruit Displays for Cash Prizes.    Five
or more Exciting Races-Daily. . Spokane Kennel Club's'
Big Annual Dog Show. " Indian Village and Indian Races
and dances.,    , •-•'.*'
Reduced Rates and Special Excursions on All Railroads.
Concessions for Sale.' HOWELL W- PEEL. Pres.
Write for Premium List and Race Program ROBT. H. COSGROVE. Mgr.
Before buying Lots see me
for prices
LANIE
C. P. R. Land Asrent.
GREENWOOD, B. C.
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COPPER-STREET,
GREENWOOD.
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INB5©R   M©TEL
ERNEST J. CARTIER, Proprietor.
Finest Furnished House in the Boundary
Steam Heated. Lighted throughout with electric lights.
We offer special inducements to travellers as we have the
finest sample rooms in the city.    Qur bar excells all others.
/ VOL. 11, NO. 5, OCT. 6, 1905  THE WASTE DUMP.  Antimony le^d is used in the manufacture of" an excellent quality of  chilled shot.  With the solid concrete, the reinforced concrete and the block method  of construction, there is no form of  building which may not be economi.  cally constructed of cement.  Tin miriinp: is carried on in a desultory way in Lower Burma, in a district 200 miles long by, 40 wide. Tin  oceurs there in place and in alluvial  deposits. The natives work these deposits about one-half the year and produce a concentrate sunning- about 70  , per cent tin. It is reported that systematic operations should be exceedingly profitable.  Asphaltum iB a term  rather loosely  used in commerce for any or all of the  varieties   of  hydrocarbon compounds  which the mineralogist knows as as-  asphaltum   proper,   wurtzilite,   alber-  tite, grahamite, uintaite, ^ilsonite, etc.  , The petroleum of. California yields, on  1 destructive distillation, a residue which  ' so closely resembles asphalt that it is  called "oil asphaltvm."  | The theory af construction in cone  drum hoisting engines is that , as the  weight of the rope in the shaft in-  . croases'lhe radius at which it acts correspondingly decreases, tnereby equalizing: the work of the engine. Naturally ouch construction must be calculated for each particular case, and  such>drums would not fulfill the purpose of their design if used under circumstances other than those for which  '   they were intended.  Wolfram is of a black-pr deep brownish black color and has a lustre some-  ��� what resembling black glass, but with  a metallic or sub metallic tinge., In  breaking it usually cleaves ' along flat,  shining surfaces, very much like antimony, and in this respect is very different from chonchodical fracture of  broken glass. . Where exposed on the  surface this cleavage is not, always  present. On handling,the mineral one  is impressed with its specific gravity,  it being heavier than iron.  The use of a tail rope is necessitated  when hoisting operations are conducted with two cages in a double com-  ^ partment shaft, according to the Whiting system.    This tail  rope  is  of  the  ', same size and weight per foot as the  hoisting rope.   It is fastened  to the  ', bottoms of each cage and,  at the bot-  , torn of the shaft, runs -under a sheave.  'The hoisting rope is thus-counterbalanced, and each skip exactly bal-<  ances the other. The load on the  engine, therefore, is the exact weight  of the material hoisted and is the same  - at all points in the shaft, which would  not otherwise be the case.  One of the most effective means for  disposing of the culm and refuse from  breakers a: coal mines was hit upon a  number of years ago in the vicinity of  . Wilkesbarre, Pennsylvania. The  scheme resulted f rem the necessity of  providing a suitable receptacle for^the  dustTladen wash water, which the  companies were prohibited from turning into the rivers. The experiment  of running this into the old workings  ' was so successful that the plan was  adopted of flushing the culm and other  waste into worked out chambers,, where  it formed a compact and satisfactory  filling. As the water drained away .to  lower parts of the mine it was again  pumped to the surface and used.  Antimony is a white, very brittle  metal, of laminated and crystalline  texture. It fuses at a low tempera tvre  and readily" vaporizes. It is not used  in the pure state, but formr several  valuable alloys and compounds. The  most important alloys of aneimony are  tyye metal, britanuia, pewter and  anti-friction metals. The type metal  consists essentially of lead and anti-  monp, often with small quantities of  tin and nickle or copper. Britannia is  a white metal alloy of antimony with  tin, copper aud bismuth, and is much  used for table ware. Pewter is a similar alloy, but it contains a smaller  percentage of antimony than britan-  nia. There are several anti-friction  alloys which usually go under the name  of babbitt metals. One of these consists of 50 parts of tin to 5 of antimony  and o.ie of bismuth, but other propor  tions are in use. The addition of antimony to lead hardens it, and the addition of a small quantity of bismuth  gives the alloy the property of expanding at the moment of solidification from a molten state, thus producing a perfect cast from a mold.  Fuller's earth is chiefly employed  abroad for fulling wopl, but in America  it is used mainl3' for deodorizing,  bleaching and clarifying fats, oils and  greases. For the purpose of clarifying lard and cotton seed oil a small  quantity, 2Jto three per cent of fuller's  earth is ground to a gneness of 100 to  120 mesh, and is added to the hot oil.  After a thorough agitation the hot  liquid is passed through a filter press  and when the earth and coloring impurities have been removed the oil is  nearly white. It is understood that  fuller's earth has almost superseded  bone black in this process. A small  quantity of fuller's dearth is also marketed in powedered form, specially  specially prepared for removing  grease spots. It might also be used to  advantage in removing calcium carbonate from water used for boiler supplies and thus prevent deleterious in-  cruotations on the inside of boilers.  The United States geological survey  has on hand the investigation of curious phenomena known as blowing or  breathing wells. In the course of ool-  lecting well records the hydrologists of  the survey have ��� observed many wells  that emit currents of air with more or  less force, sometimes accompanied by  a whistling sound which'can be hear,d  for a long distance. The beft known-  examples of this type of weli are found  throughout the etate of Nebraska.  Blowing wells are also found in southern Louisiana. The force of the air  current in one sf the Louisiana wells is  sufficient to keep a man's hat suspended above it. The cause of sauch  phenomena is mainly due to changes  in atmospheric pressure or changes in  temperature. During the progress of  a low barometer storm over those regions the air is expelled from the  blowing wells. With a i ising barometer the blowing becomes rapidly less  until the current is' finally reversed.  Differences in the temperature of the  surface aia and the air in the soil also  l  produce similar effects. When the interstices between the 'grains of sand,  gravel, etc.. in which the well is deiven  are filled with water, the phenomena  of blowinS is much less noticeable.  Some Seasonable Advice.  It may be a piece of superfluous advice to urge people at this season of  the year to lay in a supply of Chamberlain^ Cough" Remedy. It is almost  sure to be needed before winter is  over, and much more prompt and satisfactory results are obtained when  taken as soon as a cold is contracted  and before it has become settled in the  system, which can only be done by  keeping-the remedy at hand. This  rsmedy is so widely known.- and so altogether good that no one should hesitate about buying it in preference to  any other,   For sale by all druggists.  High mountains exist on the bed of  the ocean. A number belonging to  the submerged Atlantic continent have  been located and their elevation determined. The loftiest of these mountains is Mount Sainthill, located in  latitude 32 deg. SO min., longitude 42  deg. 20 min., which was  discovered in  NOTICE.  Having rented the  dining room and  lunch counter of the  Pacific hotel, we  will not be responsible  for  any  debts  contracted" by _n^\Y~rnanageiiie"nt~  Greenwood, B. C, Sept, 22,, 1995.  H. B. Madden.  S.A.  Madden.  i  I have been instructed by the  Canadian Pacific Railway Co,  to sell the undermentioned goods by  PUBLIC AUCTION  pursuant to the provisions of the Rail-  w: y Act, 1903, owing to the non-payment of tolls or freight charges against  the &<-. id goods: 18 carloads best quality  Michel coke, shipped by the Crow's  Nest Pass Coal Company, conl.iiniug  in all 973.900 lbs.  The sale will be held at the Canadian  Pacific Railway Station at Greenwood  B. C, on the  12th Day of October, 1905  at the hour of 11 o'clock in the forenoon.  Dated this 22nd day of September,  1905.  RANDOLPH STUART,  Auctioneer.  1842, This peak rises to a couple of  feet of the ocean's surface and is a  trifle over 11,000 feet in height, thus  giving the ocean a depth of almost two  miles in that locality.  The old California Stage company  ran a line of stages from Sacramento  to Maryville, Nevada City, Downie-  ville, Stockton, Jackson, Moklumne  hill and other towns in the mining regions of California. They first ran in  1849 and continued for some time  thereafter. The capitalization of this  stage line was a matter cf curiosity, it  being $1,000,000, but it was never  known how much was paid in.  The mineral wealth of Roumania is  quite considerable. In the vicinity of  the Carpathian mountains are vast  beds of rock salt and the .salt beds of  Wallachia'are probably inexhaustible.  Petroleum and asphalt occur plentifully and sulphur is found in several  places.     Copper    is   the   only   metal  Dining Room  Our aim is to suit the most  fastidious.    On the table  will be found all the de-  licies of the season.  A' new cook having taken  charge of the cullinery department > your   wants ,  will cheerfully be given  1   the utmost attention.  Suecial Rates to Steady Boarders and Roomers.  miimjmtmmMm  For 33 Years  Shiloli's Consumption Cure, the ' Lung  Tonic, has been before the public, and  this, together .with the fact that its sales  have steadily increased year by year, is the  "best proof of the merit of ' ,  Shiloh  as-,a(cuie for , Coughs, Colds, and all  diseases of the' lungs and, air passages.  Those who have used Shiloh would not  be without it. Those who have never  used it should know that every bottle is  sold' with a' positive guarantee' that, if it  doesn't cure you, the dealer will refund  what you paid f or it.   Shiloh  Has Cured  thousands of the most obstinate cases of  Coughs, Colds and Lung troubles.' Let it  cure you.  "Last winter'^coughed for three months and  thought 1 was going into Consumption. 1 took all  sorts of medicines, but nothing did me any good  until 1 used Shiloli's Consumption Cure. Four  lottles cured me. This winter I had a very bad  cold, was not able to speak, my lungs were sore  on the aide and back. Six bottles of Shiloh made  me well again. 1 Jiave given it to several people  and every one of them have been cured.���D.  Joseph, St. Hyacinthe, Que."      , 6oi  25c.  with   guarantee   at   all   druggists.  '                       i                                                   >   _ -  1  Cook's Cotton Root Compound.  Tho only safe effectual monthl7  medicine on which women can  depend. Sold in two degrees of  strength���No. 1, for ordinary  cases, $1 per box; No. 2. 10 degrees stronger for Special  Cases, $3 per 1k��x. Sold by all  druggists. A9k for Cook's Cotton Root Compound; take no  substitute.  The Cook Medicine Co.,/    Windsor, Ontario.  S  I  We pride ourselves in the  Loggers Boots our factory  turns out. They are all No.  I leather and manufactured  by men who know W.estern  conditions fromhaving lived/  the life of a Westerner. You  never imagined a boot could  be made to stand the wear  and tear like our Loggers'  Boots They are ending-, the  argument (for Eastern made  Boots every day.  For sale retail bv all good  dealers.  MANUFACTURED BY  RAILWAY.  The only all rail route -between points east  west and south to Rossland, Nelson, 'Grand  Forks and Republic.  Leave  - 9:45 a. m. Spokane  11:05 a. m. -    Rossland  9:20 a. m. .Nelson  11:30 a. m. Grand Forks  10:00 a. in. .    Phoenix.  7:00 a. m. t    Republic  Buffet cars run between Spokane an d Northpr rt  Effective March Stht 190 "5  . In Connection With  Arrive  6:20 p. m.  5:15 p. m,  8:45 p. m.  4:25 p. m  6:00 p, m.  6:30 p. m.  GREAT  NORTHERN  RAILWAY  TICKETS All To POINTS  SHORT LINE TO  ST.- PAUL,    DUL-UTH/   MINNEAPOLIS, CHICAGO and ALL POINTS  EAST. SEATTLE, TACOTVU'   .VICTORIA, PORTLAND and all tACIFIC  COAST-POINTS.       ���    ,' '  Through Palace and Tourist Sleepers.  Dining, andj Buffet Smoking- Library  car.  2 Fast Trains Daiiy 2  For rates, folders and full information regarding trips, call on or address a agent of the S. F. & N. Railway, or' s  ��� i     ,    .    .  H.A.Jackson, H. Brandt,  - g. f. & p. a.,    x ' < c. p. & T. A.,  Spokane 7sl ,W Riverside Ave  Wash. ' '   Spokane, Wash  In the Matter of the Railway Act and  in the Matter of the Vancouver,  Victoria and Eastern Railway and  ' Navigation Company. ���  , i-     \  NOTICE is hereby given that the amended  plan, profile and book of reference of the Sec  tion of the Vancouver, Victoria and Eastern  Railway from Lot 641, Group One to Section 3,  Township 66, which has been duly approved,  was, on the 13th day'of September, 1905, filed in  the Office of the Registrar of Titles for th  District ofi Yale at Kamioops, and that the  plans, profile and book of reference of the preliminary location covering- said Section duly  approved we're filed in said registry office on  the loth day of June, 1902. -'    \  ��� A. H. MacNEILL,  Solicitor V., V. & E. Ry. <fe N. Co.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  "Preston" Mineral Claini.Vituate in the Greenwood   Mining-   Division  of   Yale District;  "Where located: In Skylark Camp.  TAKE NuTICE that I. 'Arthur'Murdoch  Whiteside, as agent for Livingston Thomas  Diclcasou, of Chicago, Illinois, U. S. A.,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B91418, intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action under section 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of such Certiiicatepfjmprovements. -  Dated this Crd day of October, A.D. 1905.  Oc 6. A. M, WHITESIDE.  MINEEAL . ACT.  n     Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Bulldog" and-'Bulldog FractionM" Mineral  Claim, situate in the Greenwood Mining  Division of Yale District. Where located:  In Providence Camp. o  TAKE NOTICE that I. Albert E. Ashcroft,  acting as agent for Charles Kinney, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B91517. intend  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to  the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a  Crown Grant to theabove claim.  And further take notice that, action under  section 37, must be commenced before the is��  suance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this(2nd day of October, A. D. X905  Oc 6.        ALBERT E. ASHCROFT. P. L. S.  MINERAL ACT.  VANCOUVER,     B.   C.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Hard Cash" Mineral Claim, .situate lu the  Greenwood Mining Division of "Yale District. Where located: Beaver Creek camp.  TAKE NOTICE that we. George M. Miller,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B85803, and  William Kintz, Free Miner's. Certificate No.B  85804, intend, sixty (lavs from the date hercof.to  apply to the Mining Recorder lor Certificates  of Improvements tor the purpose of obtaininf  Crown Grants of the above claims.  And further  take notico that actions,under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such cert'ficates of improvements.  Dated this 20th day of September, A. D. 1905.  NOTICE-  In the matter of the " Land Registry Act." and  in the Matter of the Title to the South Half  of Lot 16, Block " D," Mao 28, Greenwood  City.-  WHEREAS Certificate of Title cf Fran  cesco Fera, being Certificate Number  3043a, to the above hereditaments, has been  lost, or destroyed and application lias been  made to me for a duplicate thereof.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a duplicate Certificate of Title to the above here-  dituments will be issued at the expiration of  one month fiom the date hereof, unless in the  meantime valid objection to the contrary be  made to me in writing.  .Land Rpgistrv Office. Kamioops. B. C, August  18,1905.        " W. H. EDMONDS,  District Registrar.  tR a I L W A Y<  On sale daily till Oct. 15  PORTLAND,  S22a15  Vancouver, -. Victoria,  ���Seattle.  OPTIONAL ROUTES  ���ALL RAIL via SUMAS or  S. S   PRINCESS VICTORIA  Vancouver'to Seattle  via Victoria.    ,*  -THROUGH   SLEEPING   CAR  s ARROWHEAD to'  { -   VANCOUVER.  SUN.  WED.  FRIDAY  *. For full particulars, flr-t class or  tourist sleeper reservations, apply to  local agents or write  .E   R.   REDPATH,   AGENT.  GREENWOOD,  E. J.r C0YLE. J. S. CARTER. ,  G.P.A.Vancouver D.P.A.Nelson.  PLASTERS AND  GENERAL MASONS.  5000  -TELEGRAPHERS  NEEDED  Annually, to fill the new positions created1  by Railroad and Telegraph Companies. We  want YOUNG MEN and LADIES of good  habits, to ,  LEARN TELEGRAPHY "  . AND R. R. ACCOUNTINGB^EB  '   <     i        \  We furnish 75 per cent, of, the Operators  and Station Agents 'in America.   Our six  'schools are the largest exclusive Telegraph-  Schools In the world. Established 2o  years and endorsed by all leading Railway ���  Officials. ,  We execute a ?2o0 Bond to every student  to furnish   him or her'' a position paying  .from S40 to$00 a month in States oust of the-  Rocky Mountains, or from 375 to $100 a  mouth iu States west of the Rockies, immediately upon graduation.  Students can enter at any time. , No vacations. For full particulars regarding  any of our schools \\ rite direct to our executive office at Cincinnati. O. Catalogue  free.i. "������  ���el  Cincinnati, Ohio.  Atlanta, Ga.-  Texarkana. Tex.  Euffalo. N.Y.  Lacrosse, Wis.  - San Francisco, Cal.  ^>4mS>4"^^^^^m^*&0*&*^��'w1m!Km��'"S��!m!m!v!*  DAILY STAGE  , leaves:  GREENWOOD     9:00 a. m.  MIDWAY     5:00 p. m.  ARRIVES:  MIDWAY  10:30 a. m.  GREENWOOD  6:30 p. M.  ?  f  x,  X  %  FARK $1 00, HOUND TRIP $1.50 j  I J. McDonell, Proprietor |  V-Uu^'  J���  SEALED TENDERS addressed to the undersigned, and eudoried "Tender for Indian Fisheries ofiice Bldg,, New Westniinqeer,  D. C." will be received at this office until Saturday, October 21, 1905. inclusi-tel}- for the construction of Indian and Fisheries office Bldg.,  New Westminster,  Plans and specifications to be seen aud  forms of tender obtained at the Department, at  the office of ft. A. Keefer, Resident Engineer,  New Westminster. B. C.  Persons tendering are notified that tenders  will not be considered unless made on the  printed form supplied, and signed with their  actual signatures.  Each tender must be accompanied by an  accepted cheque on a charteicd bank, made  payable to the order of tlie Honourable the  Minister of Public Works, equal to ten per  cent. (10 p. c.) of the amount of the tender,  which will be forfeited if the party tendering  decline into a contiact when Called upon to do  so, or if fail to complete the work, contracted  for. If the tender be not accepted the cheque  will be returned.  The Department does not bind itself to ac-'  cept the lowest or any tender.  By Order,  FRED GELINAS,  Secretary.  Department of Public Wcrks,  Ottawa, Sept, 20th, 1905. Uy    ,���  /J   <  BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES  {  tt-'WW  ,*v\.  Hlkhorn  Beer f m  I*-  l' Has been a favorite ��  from it birth, as is <  evidenced by is popul- \  arity in all the towns t  ��� of the Boundary.  -   \  For Sale at all Leading ^  Hotels either draught or f  , bottled.        ��  t     Insist or Having  "ELKHORN"  MADE BY THE  4(Ai^AA/An^w\^lA>/wV'wV<^M^MVr^V'v\4 ���*  ;  novelties in  Leathered oak  i   The above ��� illustration  repre-^  seats a very useful ar'ticlein any  home. ' t  CHINA SHELVES  ' for wall use, economisingl space  and a splendid ornament at the  same time.   .        * - ,1  "SIZE, 36 x 18 INCHES.  Upper shelf for plates and ornaments, center plate shelf, grooved  Brass cup hooks under lower  shelf. Price, ��2.75 each. Book"  shelves, similarly constructed,"  $2.50 eash;���Magazine stands for-  *floor, $3.50 each.  Have You Our Catalogue ?  New fall furniture arriving daily  I-  I        VICTORIA.B.C  MINING 'RECORDS  Following are the records made at  the government office during the month  of September: /  1   LOCATIONS.  Sept. 1���Hub Fraction. Frank Gome.  No. 2, Chas Tye.v  No 1, Theo Witte.  Owl, Jas D Graham.  Yellow Jacket, John Layeux.  Sept. 2���Norah, J R Jackson.  Sept, 5���Black Pine. I*. Bosshart.  Tamarack, Jos'Moak.  Spruce, R Denzler.  Willow, L Bosshart.  Sunday Fraction, John McLeod.  September 6���Mabel, h A Smith.    ,'  Tyillie May, 1/ Treherne.  Joker, Ben Peterson^  Sept. 8���Providence, Duncan Mcintosh.  Sept. 12���Wis and 111, M Bauer.  Ecuador. W Yonkin. ,,  Chloride, J I^uce.  Franklin, J S McClaue.  Twister Fraction, J W Nelson.  Sept. 13���Opal and O K, N A Peter-  sou. -% / -4  , Sept. 15���Lolido and*- Buckeye, Jos  Hringle.  Sept. 18���JGallaghar, J D Graham -  Shamrock, Dan McLaren. <���  Silver>King, Dan Bresnahan.  Shamrock and Anaconda. Chris  Johnson,  ���   Sept. 19���Nelson Fraction, J W Nelson. "   , ,  Ready Cash, H McKay.  ', Highland Chief Fraction^ W Boyle.  ��� 22���Bessie. H H Huff.  Ruby, Norris Bryant. -  Sept. 26���Winner and Eagle, W.  Frawley. ,N '   . \  ' St. Douis, John Williamson.  CERTIFICATES' OF WORK.  Sept. 1���Boundary l)inei Wm Green.  Sept. 2���Leghorn, Oscar Johnson.  , Sept. 5���Atlantic, Henry,-.Grayson.  Big Bend and Moretiai I HHallett.  Walla Walla Fraction, H St J Wright  'Sept.' 4���Copper Cliff,, Alabama and  Silver Tip, Jos Turpin. -��� ' ,   '  Sept. 7���King Solomon and Fore-  paw, Adolph Sercu.   ,  Sundown, Wm Morton. ' ;  1   Sept. 8���Florance, N HL,amont.   t  Sept. 9���Gold Mt, John W. Blough,  -Sept. riXJontention Fraction, M H  Chapmen.  ' Dominion No. 2, Wm Cookson.'  . Sept. 12���Sappho, John A Crawford".  ' Sept. 13���Sunrise, Geo Anderson.  Golden Gate, Geo Anderson.^  Sept. 14���Aackney, Wm Wilson.-  War King, C rn Crouse.        ' '  ..Yellow   Jacket   and Sentinel- Tohn  Glover. ��� - ;  Sept. 15���Gold Dollar, Dan Mc-  Glashan.        ,  Sept. 19���Rob Roy, Ward E Kennedy.  Sept. 21���Windsor Fraction, Adam  Scaia. ",   ��� -  Sept. 22���June Bug, and June Fraction, Frank Archer.  Mabel, D J Darraugh.' s.  Sept. 25���Minneapolis, I H Hallett  Sept. 26���Starbout Fraction, J W  Nelson.  Southboro, James Machell.  Dorothy, S M Johnson.  -Sept. 28���Doris, Chas M Hitch.  ^ Sept."30���G-ooden"rough,~A"ETPetitt."  Optic, E T Wickwire.  PROVINCIAL MINING.  COOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOi  H. BUNTING"  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in   Sash,   Doors,  ��� Turned Work and  Inside Finish,  Etc,  ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  GREENWOOD,   :   B. C.  ooooooooooooooOOOOOOOOOOOO  CAUL yP A 86  STAR 4rBAKERY  Where there is always on hand a good  supply of  HOME MADE BREAD,    .  CAKES, BUNS, Etc.  Fresh Stock of Groceries always kept  Phone us your order.  PLACERS OF SEWARD PENINSULA.  An interesting. and rather unexpected geological feature of the placer  region Nof the Seward peninsula,  Alaska, is that despite its arctic situation it shows no evidence of past gla-  ciatioq.  The gold appears not to have been  borne from great distance by ice or  water, but to be of local origin. Moreover, it is not derived, like that of  many gold placers, from prominent  quartz fissure gold-bearing veins in  the district, but rather from a general  and widely diffused distribution of  gold in the country rock schists as well  as in small quartz stringerB in the  schists. There are few quartz veins  in the district of sufficient size and importance to be worked for gold.  The discovery of prehistoric mammalian remains in the surface gravels  is not uncommon. The remains are  found on all the larger streams; they  are UBually contained in the muck  overlying the gravels, and are eqposed  by the cutting of streams and the caving of banks. In jsome cases the animals were mired "in bogs where" now  found; in others they were washed to  their present location. Large tusks  and-teeth are on exhibition at some of  the camps. The remains are principally those of mammoth .and musk ox.  The region near Kotsebue Sound  offers few attractions other than gold  to'+he prospector. Low, moss-covered  hills, natural breeding places.for mosquitoes jand black flies, traveling difficult, and fuel only low willows >  The region is damp in summer and  Yery cold in winter. The geology consists mostly of contorted schists and  limestones, which may be of Devonian  age, mingled with recent lava flows  ond older eruptive' rocks. Inferionlig-  nitc coal of Tertiary age occurs locally.  The best thabcan be said of it is that  it is superior to wood for cooking purposes. A hindrance to its use is that  when found it is frozen "solid and on  thawing slacks freely.  The^vaoiety and abundance of wild  flowers in the ev.rly part of the season  is surprising to, one accustomed to  think of Alaska only as a cold, barren  waste, covered with snaw and swept by  atctic winds.���Mining Reporter.,  ^4>4*4*^4��4'4*4'4*4>4*'l?^4,4>4t4*4*4��<l*4<4*4*^3g  4��  4��  4��  4��  THE-^  LIMITED.  IDlectric  current   supplied   for  Power, Lighting, Heating and  Ventilating. Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absolute  guarantee of continuous power  service for operating.-   :  : :   :  Get Our Rates. We Can Save You Money  4=  * *$��� "fr ���$* *$* *$��� ���1"^ Oh *$ ������f* *f*W �������� 4"%* �������� *$* *f *f* *f ���$��� *f 4* *  No argument is so,convincing as  practical proof. "Come in and let' us  show you that we can lit your eyes  with the proper' glasses after others  have failed..' Hearing appliances^and  artificial i eyes. SatisfJ ction guaranteed. Dr. Meckienburg, A. M., D. Sc,  the Winnipeg Eye Specialist, at the  Thomas Drug Stores,Greenwooa, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct.  23, 24 and 25; Midway, Thursday and  Friday, Oct. 25-27; Phoenix, Oct. 20-22  R. T. Ward, of Cariboo is forming a  company to l prospect for 'petroleum  located by him in Cariboo.  The Trail smelter is shipping two  touB^a week of silver to China for  coinage.  The uii'lling of a glacier has revealed  a body of high grade copper ore near  Wilmer in East Kootenay.  The Great Northern is getting the  hauling of ore from the 'Granby mines  dovn to a science. Orders have been  issued that up to thirty cars���or about  1,610 i r 1,700 tons���the outgoing trains  from here are to run with one train  crew and one engine. This means that  James J. Hill proposes to haul it just  as (cheaply as he can. When necessary, a pusher will help bring the  empties up the hill from Grand Forks.-  Phoenix Pioneer.  Wm. Yolen Williams, in charge of  the development work being done on  the L��akeview and Dividend claims  claims near OsoyOos^ uuder bond to  the Granby company, says that about  600 feet of work has been "done in the  last three months. Ten men are employed.  ~    ~~> ��� ���  Dr.  Mecklenburg,  the famous   eye  expert, will be at the Thomas Drug  store, Greenwood, Oct. 23-25; Midway,  26 27; Ph .enix, 20-22. Save your sight-  by consulting him. Headaches, cross  eyes, short sight, far sight and erery  defect of the eyes properly treated.  Satisfaction guaranteed. Difficult  cases especially invited.  ���'Dancing Girl" brand of crepe tissue 15c. per roll, all colors, at Smith &  McRae's.  Business cards, round or square  cornered, ladies and gentlemen's visiting cards, shipping tags, and any  color, quality or size in envelops. The  Times job department.        '  S. A. Grierson  %\  fc   %\ HOUSE  'a SIGN and  % ORNAMENTAL?  fc Nice StocK of Wall  it, Pacer to choose from  PAINTER  ��  Opposite the B.C. Hotel in Build-  �����      ing formally occupied by the      *  Postoffice.   Phone 15.  ^ Greenwood, B. C. 3  *" af ��p ��p ie tr ��p *? *p ����* K* X* s*" ** v.*" **  SvBARRYYtniX  In  the  art of" meat cutting _ is  what all butchers  .should-possess to ensure their customers of getting  .,   ',,,' ,just what they ask for.   , ,   .   '  * ��� \  '<  -   .   \ This knowledge we possess, that's why  the union Meat market  is so popular.  All kinds of FRESH VEGETABLES kept   in' big.-pans  especially prepared' in which, from a fountain - pure Lynn  'Creek water is constantly sprayed over them, keeping them  ' fresh and clean.  J...P. FLOOD,     Prop.  ,-.��  Maple Leaf Rubbers  BEST BY TEST  J. LEGK1E GO. LTD  Selling Agents for the West.  VANCOUVER. B. C.  T  f Windsor Caffe 1  Tirsi=c!ass Itkals Served  night and Day.  Harry C@��tts,  Proprietor  ��  ��  ft  ��  a  ��  ft  a  ��  a  ��  ft����ftftft*��a����ft����l����ftft��ftOftftft��ftftft��afttta��ftftaft��o��ft������ftOftft��ftft��  PRACTICAL,     WATCHMAKER      AND  .'.:. JEWE1.I.ER.  All work guaranteed   GREENWOOD  Mountain View  SITUATED AT SIDLEY, B. C.  On the direct travel between....  MIDWAY, ROCK CREEK, OSOYOOS, FAIR-  VIEW, KEREMEOS and HEDLEY J B. C  Rigs and Saddle Horses can be supplied at short  :���,   . ���   u "...   notice.  Travellers will find this the best aud shortest  route from Greenwood to the Similkameen ana  Okanagan Valley, BOUNDARY GREEK   TIMES.
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Choice apples and1 peaches at Galloway Bros.
L. Bruce Hodge and Mrs. Hodge returned Monday from   a four months'
* visit to England and Scotland.    .   '
Mayor  Naden  and   Mrs. Naden  left
Wednesday   on   a trip to   the , coast.
They will visit the Portland fair. ,
Hemmerle & Dmine have moved
their barber shop from the Pacific to
the Windsor block, three doors south.
A man fell off a sidewak in Ferry,
Wash., one night last week and broke
his neck. Sidewalks roost high in that
town. '-,',' "
There was a slight flurry of snow in
Phoenix Sunday last. s It wasn't a
very heavy* fall", not more than 18
inches.'
The B. (X Telephone company has
put in an exchange,at Midway. The-
long distance charges are 10 cents a
minute.
G. C. Hodge, superintendent of  the
B. C. Telephone company, was   in*'the
I district this week  inspecting the new
, line of the company.   " ' / \n
_/ George Barber, in  charge of the C.
P.   R.   freight   sheds   here,   returned
Monday from a three-months' visit to
his old home in England.
A. H. Lawder has resigned his position on the board of license cbmmis-
l sioners for the Boundary.   Mr. Law-
I der is to be congratulated.
Thos. Hemmerle left on Thursdays'
stage for a month's visit at the coast.
He will take in the Portland, and Spokane fairs before returning.
The Greenwood baseball^ team jour-'
neyed to Midway Sunday last and defeated the Midway  team  by a score of
3 to 1.    It was a fairly good game.
T. Vernon of Victoria is filling the
 ,position_of.Teller Sherritt, of.the Ca-
" nadian Bank rof Commerce, who is
spending his vacation at the coast.
EJThis morning .Manager McVicar,
while going down the shaft of the Last
Chance mine,- fell a distance of between
twenty .and thirty feet, breaking his
right leg above the knee and the left
ankle and dislocating the right wrist.
There may be other injuries, but at
the time of going to press Mr. McVicar had just been taken to the hospital. It appears that the accident was
the caused by a shot breaking one of
the steps of. the shaft ladder, and Mr.,
McVicar possibly going down in a
hurry missed his footing. 'u
There will be a meeting of the
Greenwood Curling club thfs evening
in the old Bank of B. N. A. building
this evening     Important business.
The B. C. Telephone company has
completed the new long distance line
from Cascade to Midway, and the
men left Wednesday for Rossland and
Nelson. >
One hundred and forty tons ot ore
were shipped from the Helen to the
Trail smelter during the past month.
A compressor plant will shortly be installed at the mine.
There will be d shooting match for
turkeys at the Algoma hotel, Dead-
wood, October 15th. Rules are nny
rifle, any sight, any position without
artificial rests.   Distance, 100 yards.
The Rev. J. C. Herdman, D. T>., of
Calgary, superintendent of Presbyterian missions for 'the Synod of British Columbia, will p'reach in the Presbyterian church on Sunday evening
OctolJer 8th.
J. 0. Thompson returned from the
West Fork Friday, where he had been
working on the Lillie, a claim near
Carmi. The shaft is, down 45 feet on
a 3-foot vein. The ore is similar to
that of the Carmi and Butcher Boy.
Edwards and George ^have sunk a
30 foot shaft on the Silver Cliff. The
sinking was done on the foot wall and
the shaft is all in ore. The Silver
Cliff is about (two miles north of the
town, and is in the high-grade belt.
Engineer Snow of the Midway and
Vernon survey party has his" present
headquarters at Carmi. He is locating
line from that point over the summit
to meet'the party working south from
Vernon. Mr. Snow has sixteen men
in his party.
_. A force of'men left here yesterday
to protect C. ,P. R. property from the
encroachments of the foreign aggres-'
sor, Hill. It is not known that they
were armed with anything more_
dangerous than the necessary machinery for, manufacturing flap-jacks
arid bannocks.
For the past mouth Superintendent
Colbach has been testing the ore of
the Carmi and says that.it can be
profitably treated on the, ground if the
company will install the necessary
plant. If the funds- are provided the
tnineNwill be worked this winter.
,P. J. McArthur and Mrs. McArthur
of Butte, Mont., were visitors at the
homes of C. J.- McArthur and J. J.
Caulfield for the past two weeks, and
left for Butte on Monday's stage. Mr.
McArthur left Butte three months ago,
visiting eastern and southern points
and going as far north as Nome.
i Cap. Chapp'ell has recorded an assessment on~ the .Contention, better
known as the Diamond S raction, over
which there was a legal battle between
the two tactions of the Providence
compant. It is believed that, owing
to the evidence given in reference to
the claim, Chappell will be allowed
peaceable possession. v
Joe. Wilmhurst, sr., leaves today for
London, «Eng., to spend the winter.
He is anxious to see his mother who
completed her hundredth birthday last
August, and as_he _say_s,_tlshe_is_get-
ting on in years." Joe 'is 65 years old
himself, and deserves a well-earned
res$» He will be missed from the Club
and school house, where he acceptably
filled the position of janitor.
B. F. Wood has sold his tailoring
business,. which he has conducted in
Greenwood for the past six years, to
Thomas'Thomas, and it is Mr. Wood's
intention to spend the winter at some
point on the coast. Mr. Thomas, who
has worked as a journeyman tailor in
the city for the past four years, is well
known, energetic and alive to business.
He will no doubt make a sticcess of his
undertaking.    Attention  is   called   to
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fall buyers. . Our' variety is fascinating. ■ Styles'
were never before so elegant and effective. And low,
prices prevail—prices' consistent * with .high -grade
goods, it is not a question of value-in, our store—4
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Mr! Thomas' announcement in another
column.
R. Denzler was in the city  Wednes
dav.   He and Archy Aberdeen< are do-
are doing assessment   work in  Wei
lington camp.      {
Sid Rosenhaupt, Samuel Rosen-
haupt, and L. M. Babcock, ot Spokane,
who are interested in the Last Chance
mine in Skylark camp were in the city
this week^
Miss Phipps, who was visiting her
sister, Mrs. Proctor, left for her home
on the coast^last_Thursdays__Mr._and
Mrs. Proctor accompanied her as far
as Spokane and will ■ take in' the fruit
fair before returning.
The Rev. Archibald Ewing of Victoria, B. C, will give a lecture on
China and Japan, illustrated with
about one hundred slides, in the Presbyterian church, Wednesday evening,'
October 11.v Lecture to commence at
8 p. m.   Collection. •
His Honor Judge Clement was in the
city this week hearing some applications in chambers. He will leave for
the Similkameen next week to hold
sittings of the county court for His
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Honor Judge Spinks",  who   has" been
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The annual meeting of the Greenwood Curling club was held 'on Monday evening last. There was a good
attendance of veterans and some new
ones who are going to learn the-"roaring" game. President* Birnie occupied the chair. Officers were elected
as. follows: Hon. President, Duncan
Ross ; President, E. G. Warren ; Vice-
President, W. G. Mynn; Secretary-
Treasurer, W. Allison p Maua£ ing
Committee, Messrs. Jas. S. Birnie, K.
CfBrFrithrE- W. Bishop, and'George1
Findlay. A lengthy discussion en-
regarding the enlargement of the rink
to secure another sheet of ice, and the
purchase of additional stones. • Messrs.
Williams. Bunting'and Findlay were
appointed a committee to report on
the question of building^an addition to
the rink, and the secretary was instructed to purchase four sets of stones.
A special meeting will be held tonight
to receive the building committee's report.
' The Hoodoo club -held- a \ two-days'
session in - the city this week. The
principal questions. up * for discussion
were: Why Bankers refuse to loan
money on-Oroville town lota?,What
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is the difference between gray copper
and silver ,glance,, and, how   much ?
WWwill .get, next year!s tunnel con-^
tract on the Golconda,~andihbw', much
of his extra salary will' George^Eulus
put up ?   Ia the provincial '-government
to .Blame for th'e \'gushers^ in the Flat.N
head?* Why, the.Greenwood--baseball.
'team won? *JWni''the>U."'S4goveni-
ment send troops^ to" help" proteet. Jim
Hill's road from ;the , armed^force sent
ont by the C. P. R. ?/ Does it snow^in
JPhoenix ?   Can £loyd' Manley expropriate the McMynn" ranch .for, an hotel -
site ?  ^Will Grand ^Forks get the Dominion1 exhibition * next ■ year, or will
they be satisfied with another Summer
Carnival and? a couple more, smelters ?
-Will   Lowery's   Claim  eventually (be
recognized'as an? aid in Sunday school
work?   Will the Doukhobors join Joe
Martin's new party?    Who will be the .
next lietunant-governor, and ' whether
Grit, Tory or political maverick?  The
waterworks question also" came up for
discussion, but the chairman ruled it
out of order, holding that it was not'a
live- issue - at—the*T present-time "and-"
could, perhaps, be more intelligently
discussed generations hence. " /
In the Methodist church on Sunday
evening .,the Rev. H. S. Hastings will
preach a sermon to young men. vEvery-
person welcome, especially young men.
Letterheads in any color bounds; including the favorite Roman blue bond;
also good quality of flats, printed to
suit your ideas at the job department
of the Times office.
ANNOUNCEMENT
TO THE PEOPLE OF GREENWOOD
m
■^ - I
Having purchased the Tailoring business ,of Mr. B.
L. Wood. I beg to'announce that I am putting
in a very handsome stock of fall and winter
suitings.    In the meantime I am offering  some exceptional bargains in
any of the suitings in stock
A Trial Order  Solicited
Special attention "given to repairing and
o cleaning.
MERCHANT TAILOR.
5ext door to C.P.K. Telegraph office. ; G-REENWOOD.

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