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 e.  i)i-T*  11905  11  /V  /  5  V/ol. 10.  GREENWOOD, B. C: FRIDAY   NOVEMBER 24, l<)05.  No. 12  Store  THE-    JQMO  7&  Store  jiiumiMiw    nti-imnnioia  hristma  ;A FEW   SUGGESTIONS   FROM   OUR  DIFFERENT DEPARTMENTS  MAY AID  YOU IN YOUR SEARCH FOR A SUITABLE GIFT.  FOR A LADY  A PAIR OF KID GLOVES  Ask for   the' famous   "Reynier"  brand.  The most stylish.  SOME SILVERWEAR  is   always   acceptable.    Rogers'   famous  "1847" maice lasts a life-tirne.  A DAINTY HANDKERCHIEF    l  We have some in Japanese silk with lace  / border.  A CARPET SWEEPER  The "Bissell" makes sweeping easy.  A CENTER-PIECE  ���   Appeals   to   every   woman.      Especially  a "Battenberg."  A SILK FASCINATOR  A special line in silk and white.  A PRETTY TIE  Something in Chiffon and  L,ace,   or  Silk  ��� and Lace.  FOR A GENTLEMAN .'-.  A "GILLETTE" SAFETY RAZOR  Makes shaving a pleasure.-  A HANDSOME CARVING SET '  An English made set is always  the  best;  A GOOD POCKET KNIFE  An "I.X.L."  or  "Boker"'   is  the correct  thing. ���  A PAIR OF HOUSE SLIPPERS  Something vn leather or felt.  A CASE OF HANDKERCHIEFS  Containing six fine  linen  ones.    A most  useful gift.  AN ASCOT OR DERBY TIE  We have some special Christmas patterns  A PAIR OF GLOVES .  Our  Silk   and  Mohair  lined   gloves   are  unequalled.  While our stock is complete is ihe''time to "make  selections for your Xmas gifts. Come in and choose  what you wish and haAre us reserve it for you. See  our display of DORFLINGER'S CELEBRATED  Including :    Carafes,   Napps,  Salad Bowls, Tumblers, Cream and Sugars, Vases, Tankard Jugs.  SEE   OUR   WINDOW.  MIDWAY  ^B��"  A. LOGAN & CO.  JEWELERS  B89I  GREENWOOD.  .aauJ  RENDELL & CO  5  gllj^ all this week  lb  Deep Cutting in Prices Order of the Day.  Ladies Overshoes, high button, red flannel lined, regailar  $2.50.    For $1.50 pair.  Ladies  Fine Douglas  Kid shoes, regular $3.50 and S4.50.  For $2.50 pair.  Ladies Felt Slippers, regular 65c, for 40c pair.  Boys Overshoes, all sizes, regular $2.00.    For  SL.25  pair.  Ladies Silk Waists made of fine Japanese Taffeta in Black  and Cream, all new stples, regular $4.00.    For $2.75.  50 yards double width, Black Dress Goods,   iu poplin   and  serge.    Regular $1.00 yd. f5r (>5c yard.  Men's Storm Overcoats, regular $10.00 for $5.00.  Men's Shoes, assorted   styles,   regular $2.*'5.     For $1.50 a  pair.  Kerb W. Edwards' Injured.  Herb W. Rdwards of Des Moines,  Iowa, got a fall on an icy walk last  winter, spraining his wrist and bruising- his knees. "The next clay," he  says,. '.'thej/.vv.'-rcvAb sere and stiftM was  afraid I would have to stay iu bed, but  I rubbed them well witn Chamberlain's Pain rial m and after a -few applications all soreness had disappeared. I feel that this bottle of Pain  Balm saved me several days' time, to  say nothing oi" the suffering;." This  ointment is for  sale by   ali druggists  Geo. W. Rumberger, mayor or Phoe-  nx, was in the citp this week.  Neil McCallum qf Grand Forks was  a visitor to the city this week.  Editor Keffer of the Anaconda News  has fully recovered from his illness.  Bubear Bros, are building a large  livery barn at Beaverdell on the West  Fork.     *  INCREASING   VALUE  Granby Company's Shares  Will Be Increased.  PAY REGULAR DIVIDENDS  After Chan-re Takes Place���Increasine  the Output.  Agents For Mason ana Risen Pianos.  IW  OPEN UNDER  NEW MANAGEMENT  Having rented the dining  room and lunch couuter  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  Cuisue   Excellent  WM. JOHNSON- -  PROP.  1 Hymwrniili mm m ��^ tfi^fi+Qflifimmmu^  Late of Camp McKinney.  The Granby mines having for ever  passed the .prospect stage, a further  step has been taken to place the company operating these properties on a  better basis in connection with the  payment of regular dividends. A meeting of the shareholders of the company is called for December 1st to raise  the par value of the stock from $10 to  S100 a share. As the tnit-.es. are now  on a ��� permanent paying basis this  change is thought desirable. A further reason is advanced ,to the effect  that the broker's on the Boston stock  exchange charge S12 SO for selling 100  shares of Granby, the same commission as would be paid if the par value  of the stock was $100 instead of $10.  Discussing this matter the Boston  News Bureau says :  " When the Granby company increases the par value ol itsshares from  610 to SlOO and reduces the number of  its shares from 1,350,000 to 135,000  it will probably immediately start  dividends al the rate of $6 per share  per an num.  " The company is now earning at the  rate of about SI per share upon its  present 1,350,000 shares, or $10 per  share upon its proposed new capital of  155,000 shares.  "On the present market value of the  shares, [)}<, the new stock would have  ;i market value of 95, and Granby interests claim that the present earnings  of .S10 per share justify this price ;  that as a matter of fact when the company is able to operate its full battery  of eight furnaces interruptedly, it  should be able to show earnings on 15  cent copper of between $13 and $14 a  share.  " The Granby company has this year  increased its mineral area in British  Columbia over 100 per cent and has  started in to systematically open up  its new proper!ies which show copper  bearing rock from the grass roots, as  do most of the Boundary district copper properties.  " When its properties are thoroughly  opened and the company's power facilities  are  increased  to prevent any  recurrence-of-the-troublesincitrred-this  summer by reason of insufficient  power to operate its smelter full force,  it is not unlikely that the Granby company will again materially increase its  smelting capacity, and the company  wiil have. 15.000 shares of .treasury  stock which it can dispose of for this  purpose, probably at a new par value  of $100 per share. This, however, is  something for the future."  PROVIDENCE APPEAL.  Decision of Mr- Justice  Irvinjr Reversed by Full ECourt.  Word has been received here from  the c<mst that the appeal in Madden  vs. Diamond has been allowed by the  full court. This case originated out  of the difficulties between the local  shareholders in the Providence Mining  company and the Chicago shareholders.  At a meeting ot the board of directors  it was decided lo buy the Diamond  fraction, adjoining the Providence, for  1.G00 shares of the Providence stock.  Mark F. Madden, on behalf of the  Chicago shareholders, asked to have  tlie sale set'���aside, and Mr. Rudolph,  another Chicago shareholder,, made a  similar application in connection with  another meeting at which only local  directors were present. These and other  cases came before Mr. Justice Irving  at Nelson, who found for theplaintlffs,  or Chicago interests. His decision  in the Diamond case has now been  reversed. Owing to recent purchases  of shares by the Chicago owners, the  decision will not affect the control of  the "company, but the local people  theroby   escape'a  heauy   bill of costs.  Xo infonnaloti has been received regarding the Rudo'ph vs. Maceyrase.  Victoria Times Deals With  Further Railways.  MIDWAY    AND   VERNON  Will Ae a Factor in Large Scheme of  Railway Development.  In the Victoria ���Times of Saturday  there appears an article dealing with  the question of furlher railway extensions in the province. The article is  palpably an errbr in some of its details. It is quite true that those associated with Messrs. Arthur and Cain  in the construction of the Midway and  Vernon railway are also interested in  a Vancouver Island charter which may  connect with a Port Angeles railway  scheme in which they are also interested. It may bo possible that the  Harriman railway system is backing  up these enterprises with the object of  securing northern connections and for  the purpose of invading Hill territory,  but it is not at all likely that the Spokane and International railway will  ever figure in the scheme. The Spokane and International is being built  by D. C. Corbih and his associates to  connect with the C. P. R. at the international boundary line. To do this  the C. P. R. is building a branch line  from the Crow's Nest railway at Yak  to the international boundary line. As  Yak is some 200 miles east of Midway  and separated by two mountain ranges  it is not at all probable that a prolit-  ������.ble connection can be made between  the two. Asa matter of fact the Midway and Vernon railway has no connection with the C. P. R. tip to the  present, nor is it being constructed  with and understanding with that railway company. C. P. R. officials believing that it was a Great Northern  enterprise felt justified in showing  their hostility. They attempted to  take advantage of the road by rushing a crossing on the lands of the  Midway and Vernon. The. Midway and  Vernon may, be extended northward  and southward, but if this is done it  will be not with the assistance of the  C. P. R.. but in spite of its opposition.  The Times says in part:  Messrs, Arthur and Schmidt, so  prominently connected with the trans  portation project referred to are also  back of the Midway and Vernon,which  is now being ouilt. Just what an independent company wanted of an iso-  lated-line4ike-like-thut of-the-Mtdway^.  and Vernon has likewise been the cause  of considerable speculation. It has all  along been felt that that road would  have to have an ou'let either by way  of the north or by the south. One outlet it was said would be found, and it  is reported that it is by the Spokane  and International, which has all along  been understood to be the means in  contemplation by which the C.P.R.  was to get into Spokane.  It would therefore appear as if the  relations of the company which Messrs.  Arthur and Schmidt represent are not  to be antagonistic to the C. P. R., but  that mutual running* rights ov<;r feeders of each may be exchanged. For  that mason it is quite probable that  should the scheme looking to a railway  line from Vancouver Island be carried  out the new company would only extend the E. & N. to the north end bf  the Island, coining to a mutual understanding'for an exchange of running  rights between the two companies concerned in providing a railway for each  throughout the whole length of * he  Island.  This evidence of friendship   towards  ItheC. P. R. prompts the  belief in well  informed circles that   the corporation  i really back  of the  Port   Angeles and  I Vancouver   ��Island   scheme   and    '.he*  j Midway and Vernon and   Spokane ami  | International line is   the Chicago. Mil-  1 waukee ana St. Paul,  which ir. <r.;di!i'd  with seeking to reach the Pari tie. This  ! is supposed to have  secured  terminals  at Taeoma. and  Seattle,  and   if  these  ': surmises  b_* correct   also  sock   to get  ������ them at Victoria, the tiist   port   of call  (Concluded on  Page 2.) BOUNDARY OREEK   TIMES.  MORE EXTENSIONS.   -  (Continued from page 1.)-...������'  from the Orient, in   the advantages of  which the C. P. k\ would also share.  In the past the connection with Chicago for what are regarded us the Hill  lines, the Great Northern and the  Northern Pacific has been by means  of the Chicago, Burlugtoii & Ouincy,  which connects with the: Northern  Pacific at Billings.  The Chicago; Milwaukee & St. Paui  has naturally chaffed at the advantage  tuns obtained by its rival, and Burlng-  t-r.i, and is now-believed to be reaching  for the Pacific coast by means of the  new line which has heon projected.  The relations between the Chicago,  Mi'waukee & St. Pain and the C. P,:R.  have always been very friendly, the  former being reported to hold considerable stoc i< in the latter line. It is but  natural, therefore, that these two corporations should work to each other's  advantage iu competing .with their  mutual rivals, the Hill lines.  Iu connection with the Midway and  Vernon franchise il was stated some  weeks ago by one closely connected  with the scheme, that the line was  likely to have vast connections in different directions. It wns indicated  that it might be continued north of  the C. P. R. and also westward to the  coast. It was then suggested that any  Great Northern line 'built would probably find a rival road equipped.  The proposed extension of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul to the  the coast has given all the ports in the  United States from Portland, Ore., lo  Bellinghani, faith that they would each  be selected as the mam outlet in the  Pacific trade. Indications now point  to the fact -that Victoria has not been  overlooked by the projectors of the  road, and its chances are probably  brighter than any others on the Pacific coast.  company acquired an interest in the  Tacoma smelter, which was sold this  year to the American Smelting and  Refining company, the Bunker Hill  company's share being SI,500,000. The  Federal Mining and Smelting company, which is now controlled by the  smelter ti ust, has paid $1,000,000-in ,  dividends since January 1st. The;  company is operating the Standard,  Mammoth, Last Chance and Tiger-  Poorman mines, and last week purchased the Morning,and You Like  mines at Mullan from Larson and  Greenough for S3,000,00O. The Hercules company, operating the mine of  this name at Burke, is not incorporated  and the exact amount of its dividends  is not made public. It is known to be  about 348,000 a month. The same applies to the Morning and You Like  mines. On account of lack of water  and the option held by the Federal  company these properties have not  been worked at their full capacity.  They are said to have paid in dividends about $150,000 during the ten  mouths of this year.  Experience in pyrite smelting indicates that the production of a certain  proportion of metallic iron may carry  into a pure iron matte, gold value that  otherwise would not be saved.  YALK-COLUHBU LUMBER COMPANY,  NAKUSP, B. C.  Applications for Special Timber Licenses  GENERAL MINING NEWS.  Examinations for assayer.-s will be  held at Victoria or? the   4th December.  Word conies from Grand Forks that  free gold has been found in consider-  on Hardy mountain in a 14 inch vein-  on the Mabel N. claim. This claim is  owned by John Homey who has prospected the district for the past fifteen  years.  The directors of the War E" gle and  Center Star have decided ou an amalgamation. They agree that it would  permit of a more profitable working of  the mines. They have decided to sell  the War Eaglr stock to the Center Star  at a rate of ten shares- of the Center  Star for fifteen of the War Eagle,  will be a general meeting on November  23 to sanction the deal. .  The Nelson News describes the biggest lead smelting furnace in the world  which is being manufactured in Nelson by the Kootenay Engineering  works' It has been ordered for the  Canadian Reduction works at Trail,  Already the company has some very  very large furnaces, probably equal  ^orMiearty^equa-Hn-size-to any-others=in-  use anywhere* The one now ordered  from, and in process of manufacture  by the Kootenay Engineering works,  is half as big again as the largest one  now in operation   at  Trail.    It is to be  24 feet long and 5'4 feet wide and will  have 33 wind openings. It is expected  that it will lake between two and three  months to complete.  The Granby Consolidated has just  placed another order for machinery for  the main three compartment working  shaft at Phoenix. This order is for a  double conical drum electric hoist of  250 horsepower, the order being placed  ��� with tin* Jtmckes Machine company of  Sherbrooke, Que. According to the  contract Ihe hoist is to be shipped in  three months, and will be the largest  hoist of its kind in this section. It  will probably be early spring before  this machinery is installed and ready  for operation. The order just placed  is in addition to that placed last week,  which included a I'lake-Fairell 32 by  42 ore crusher, a duplicate of the two  crushers now in commission at the  company's mines, and a 250-horse-  power variable speed Westinghouse  electric motor to drive the eoist.  For the first ten months of this year  nearly^ 56,000,000 in dividends have  been declared by the mines of the  Coeur d'Alenes. Idaho Up to'the first  of November live mining companies  '< have declared dividends amounting to  55,705,000, which far surpasses all previous records of the district for the  same length of time. Of this sum the  Bunker Hill and Sullivan mine a I  Wardner, now claimed i->i Vie the largest  silver-lead mini; in tiie world, has paid  5*3,955,000. All this amount, however,  was -not directly from the earnings of  the mine.    Some years ago the mining  Take notice that thirtydays after date we  intend to apply to the Hon. Chief Commissioner  or tiaiuls and Works for a special license to cut  and carry away timber on the following- described lands in Osoyoos distridt:  4. Commencing at a post marked Y.-C. L Co's  north-west corner post, on the north side of the  main branch of tlie Kettle river, east of C. P.  R, Block 2704, about two miles south of Lot  3037. running east 40 chains, thence south 160  chains, thence west 40 chains, thence north 160  chains to point of commencement.  September 21st, 1005.  YAI.E-COMJM11IA   *TjU5tHEK Co., IjTl).  5. Commencing at a post marked Y.-C.\L.Co's  northwest corner post, on the main branch of  the Kettle river, about one mile south of Block  3637, and one-half mile east of Block 2704, run.  tiititr enst 80 chains, thence south 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains, thence nortli 80 chains to  point of commencement.  September T.st, 1905.  YALE-COI/UMllIA ,I<EMI3ER Co., LTD.  6. Commencing at a post marked Y.-C. L.Co's  northwest corner post, on the main branch of  the Keltic'river, about one mile east of Block  2704and south of Block 3637, running east 80  chains, thence south SO chains, thence west 80  chains, thence north 80 chains to point of commencement.  September21st, 1905.  'Yams-Columbia Lumiiek Co., Ltd.  i  PLASTERS AND  GENERAL MASONS.  TELEGRAPHERS  INEEDED  Annually,to fill the new positions created  bv Railroad and Telegraph Companies. We  want YOUNG MEN-.autl  LADIES of good  1'fal>ilB;~l6--������;-=^-^��������� ^^^^  LEARN TELEGRAPHY  AND R. R, ACCOUNTINGffiHmr  We furnish 75 per cent of the Operators  and Station Agents iu America. Our six  schools are tlie largest exclusive Telegraph  Schools in the world. Established 2o  vears and endorsed by all leading Railway  Officials.  We execute a *>2i)0.Boud to every student  to furnish Uim or her a position paying  from $-10'to $60 a mouth in States enst of the  Rocky Mountains, or from S75 to $100 a  moil th iu Suites west-of the Rockies, Immediately upon graduation.  Students can enter at any time. No vacations. For full particu'ars regarding  anv of our schools write direct to our executive ofiice at Cincinnati, O. Catalogue  free.  01  Cincinnati, Ohio.  Atlanta, fia.  Tcxarkiina. Tex.  Buffalo. N.Y.  LaCrosse. Wis.  San Francisco, Cat  iR A I L W A Y  WINTER SCHEDULE  Double service Main Line.  Kootenay Section, East and  "West, connects with Imperial  Limited,  SLEEPER SERVICE  WEST���Standard and Tourist  Sleepers leave Revelstoke daily  for Seattle and Vanconver.  EAST-Standard sleepers leave  Kootenay Landing daily for  Medicine Hat, connecting with  cars for St. Paul, Toronto and  Montreal.  TOURIST SLEEPERS leave  Medicine Hat Wednesdays and  Saturdays for Toronto ; Wed.  and Fri. for Montreal ; Fri. for  for Boston ; daily for St. Paul.  \ ATLANTIC S.'S. AGENCY���  \ Through tickets to and from  S England and the Continent. Ask  V for Christmas sailings. All lines  ��   represented.  5. For full particulars, first class or "_  ? tourist sleeper reservations, apply to ?  T    local agents or write ' '  i ,B   B.   REDPATH,   AGENT. C  f GREENWOOD, {  j> IE. J. COYLE,        J. S. CARTER.:-' }  >' G.P.A.Vancouver U.P. A. Nelson. }  ty*\*r>\A/ "**r'^j-/r\r*^/~\/''^j'/^jJ*\r*\r**if #  ������       il Himm wuTii.iMjjuHiinnrnii mm in< >wri MUJnnuwiiwinmi  fiM^M^.^., f|��i..rt��tu,-jiiu.iniiiiiiui��� iiiwiv.  H.  TR  "���asm  THE WELL KNOWN  her  of Vancouver, B, G.  will-be at  indsor Hotel, Greenwood  In the Matter of the Railway Act and  in the Matter of the Vancouver,  Victoria and Eastern Railway and  Navigation Company-  NOTICE is hereby given that tlie amended  plan, profile and book of reference of the Sec  tion of the Vancouver. Victoria and Eastern  Railway from Lot 6+1, Group One to Sections,  Towuship 66, which has been duly approved,  was, on the 13th day of September, 19(35, filed iu  the Office of the Registrar of Titles for tli  Dis*rict of.Yale at Kamioops, and that the  plans, profile and book of reference of the preliminary location coveriiiir said Section disapproved were filed in said registry ofiice on  the 16th day of June, 1902.  A. H. MacNEILL,  Solicitor V., V. & E. R.v. & N. Co.  NOTICE.  TSJoTicK is hereby given that I intend  to apply to the Hoard of License Com-  missieners for the City of Greenwood,  B. C, at their next sittings, for a  transfer of the license now held by me  for the premises known as the Victoria  Hotel, situate on Lot Twentv-fonr in  Block Twelve, Plan 21. City of Greenwood, B. C, to I. N. Bishop.  Dated this 4th day of November, 1905.  G. GUNDERSON.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements  ������������..: NOTICE  "Preston" Mineral Claim, situate in the Greenwood   Mining-  Division  of  Yale District.  Whers located: In Skylark Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. ���Arthur Murdoch  Whiteside, as agent for Livingston Thomas  Dickasou, of Chicago, 'llinois, U. S. A),  Free Miner's Certilicate 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 underscc-  tioii 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 3rd dav of October, A.D. 1905.  OcG. '        A.M, .WHITESIDE.  DEC. 1st, FOR'ABOUT TEN DAYS.  This will be; your only opportunity for some time to  obtain first-class photographic work, as the visits to this  city of artists of Mr. Trucmati's standing are very rare. Mr.  Truemail's work is too well known to the people of the city  to require any special mention.  Remember, the dates���Dec. 1st���-ten days.    ,  ���  Before buying Lots see me  for prices  LANiE  C. P. R. Land Agent.  "  greenwood; b. c.  ��TEL  ���;. ERNEST J.. CARTIER, Proprietor.  Finest FpisW 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.    Our  bar  excells  all others.  .  Dfnw*a iw UiMU rmiurti^attitnoamtitwwm  ��:��**<*-��xmx<h;-<^  MINEKAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.    ���  '^Bulldog" and *"T"iill<log Fraction.-***' Mineral  CiaimT^ltmite=IVi~tire=GreemVdod=!^iiiirtK=  Division of Yale Oistrict. Where located :  Iu Providence Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Albert E. Ashcroft,  acting- as agent for Charles Kintiev. Free  Miner's Certificate ' No. B91517, ' intend  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to  the'Mining Recorder for a Cerliiicate 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.  suanceof such certificate of improvements.  Dated this;2nd day of October, A. D. 1905  Oc 6.        ALBERT E. ASHCROFT. P. U. S.  MINERAL ACT.  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?' Map 28. Greenwood  City.-  WHEREAS  Certificate of Title cf Fran  cesco l"era, being Certificate Number  304x1. to the above  hereditaments, has   been  lost  or  destroyed   and   application has been  made tn me fora duplicate thereof.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a duplicate Certificate of Title to the above hereditaments will be issued at the expiration of  one month from the date hereof, unless in the  meantime valid objection to the contrary be  made to me in writing.  Land Registry Office. Kamioops. B. C, August  IS. 1905.  -    " W. H. EDMONDS.  District Registrar.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  'Hard Cash" Mineral Claim, situate in tlie  i;reenwood Mining Division of Yale District. Where located: Beaver Creelc camp.  TAKE NOTICE that we. George M. Miller,  Free Miner's Cerliiicate No. B8580:', and  William Kinu, Free Miner's Ci-rlilicaie No. 1*  S*iQ4, intend, sixty d.ays from the date heroof.tu  apply to the Mining Recorder tor Certificates  of Improyenieiits for the purpose of obiainiiij.  Crown Grants of tlie above claims.  And further  take notice  that  actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issu-  auceof such certificates of improvements.  ���-  Dated this 20th day of September, A. D. 1105.  iwry  M r-mwuanmiv tt jmj iKmarmxaot r*m )u*u  THE BARN WHERE IS KEPT  THE BEST OF DRIVERS AND  RIGS  AS   WELL  AS  SADDLE  ^AND^BAGKJIDeSES^ARE^AL-u  WAYS   AT   YOUR   DISPOSAL.  t4 wmnxxtiiwam; as-WM m in ��� urn ntn ���if-vuiva-*'new*  1y, Grain ^Feed Store!  Can supply you wants iu all kinds of  Chopped Feed, Hay or Grain'  :    :  Livery Phone 19,  X  X  X  X  '*���  Feed Store Phone 124 |    Y  GEO. H. CR0PL!  Proprietor, !  \^/*"\r>"V��- <"'v-*��v-^V-~>j"V/v*W ���V*^/--"  JAMES   BUCHANAN''&   CO'S  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  To Philip B. S  Staniiopb or to any person or  persons to whom he may have transferred  his interest iu  the "Prince of Wales" and  ���'Princess Louise" mineral claims, situate  in  West 'Jop-jer camp, in  the Greenwood  Mining Division of Vale District.  You   are hereby   notified   that   I  have expended the sum of S257.to in  assessment'work  on the above claims, such work being- required  and necessary to hold ths said claims for the  years ending' the 10th day of July, 1905, and tl.i;  13tndav  of  August, 1905.  respectively, under  the proVisionsof the Mineral Act and'amending acts, and if at the expiration of ninety days  from the date of the first publication of iliis  notice iu the Boundary Creek Ti mes, you f;iil  or refuse to contribute your portion of such  expenditure,  namely, 542.94. together with all  costs  of  advertising,   your  Interest   in   said  mineral claims shall become  vested   in  me.  vou*<co-owner,uponmy tiling in the proper office  "in that behalf the affidavit required by .--ectioii  4 of the Mineral Act Amendment Act, 1900.  Dated this 13th dav oi October, 1905.  ROBERT LEE.  >telr  hiskey  Pronounced by Royal Commission  ABSOLUTELY   PURE  The  "Buchanan" Blend and  "Black and White"  as supplied to  THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT.  Greenwood Liquor Co  GREENWOOD, B. C. (4  TALK ON NICKEL PLATE  Superintendent' of. Mill   Speaks   of  y ?? I Medley- .?.?;  ..-While rival railroad comp-?nies are  fighting in the courts and occasionally  in the open for rights of way in Southern British Columbia, one of the richest mineral districts in the province is  being quietly and steadily developed.  The delay, in securing- transportation  facilities 'is undoubtedly retarding the  growth of mining camps into towns  and cities, and it has made the cost of  mining supplies and/operations very  high, but it has 'not' prevented the de  velopment and profitable operation of  one of the richest and biggest gold  mines in America.  '-'.'���The' Nickel Plate group in Hedley  camp, the property of the. Daly Reduction company,-has been worked  steadily for two, years. During the  past.year regular shipments have been  made to the Everett smelter. Concen.  trates have been shipped for treatment-  The sand has been cyanided in the  company's own mill at Hedley, and  the/bullion has been shipped also to  Everett, .. / ���;;M"''  ? TThe croute-from (< Hedley, to Everett  and-o'iher'coast points' is ari extremely  roundabout one". Everything- in the  way of���p.J*qv'��iQns, mining machinery  and'supplies is taken -in, and the out-  putput of the mines sent out, by way  of -Penticton, - the ,Okanagan lake,  Sicamous and the main-'line ot the C.  P R. to Vancouver.  ,The distance from Hedley to Penticton is" 45 miles, and the cost of packing  is $20 a ton for every kind of freight.  It will readily be seen-that under such  circumstances only very rich deposits  can be worked at all and the best only  by companies with abundant capital.  The Nicke4]Plate group consists of  fifteen claims of which- only two have  yet been developed, the Nickel Plate  and thei Sunnyside. The amount expended to date by the' Daly Reduction  company is between $2,000,000 and  $2,500,000. In return for that amount  the company, in addition to all that  has.already been shipped, has in sight  more than $4,000,000 worth of ore.  /A". H. Brown, who is retiring- after  two years' service from the superin-  tendency of the company's cyanide  mill, spent yesterday in Nelson on his  way to the coast. To a repaesentative  of the Daily News, Mr. Browa said :  *��� In spite of all the' difficulties it has  had to contend with from the beginning and appnrently will still have to  face for some time, Hedley is all right.  ���r'\ When the country is opened by a  railway and supplies and machinery  can be taken in at reasonable rates a  large number of very rich mines will  be operated, and Hedley will become  the premier camp of the province.  "So far the Daly company has done  nearly all the work that has been done  in the camp. Its operations are on a  very lrge scale. Of -the fifteen claims  contained in the Nickel Plate group  only two, the Nickel Plate and the  Sunnyside have had any development  done on,them sofar. A;..  ..""The- mine is at an elevation of  5,850"������feet.Tand the camp 1,470 feet.  The ore is brought down by a system  uqfj2'Jram%'j=elM  per'''"centy'arid a gravity tram, interrupted iu the?middle, with a grade  probably averaging 36 per cent.  ���'The ore is concentrated in Hedley  and?.the'-'concentrates are shipped to  Everett. The sand and. tailings are  cyanided and the bullion also shipped  to Everett. ��� Everything is shipped by  way of Penticton.  ���'The amount of ore actually in  sight ? It is hard to say, certainly  more than $4,000,000 worth. The ore  varies greatly in value, but it is ah  high grade.  "I don't know very very much about  the mines in the district other than  those owned by the Daly company.  Some splendid samples have been  shown, and it is reason aole to suppose  that many other properties are also  very rich and extensive, but they are  mostly in the hands of men who cannot afford to operate on a large scale  under present conditions. Thej' are  waiting, with" what' patience they cau,  for thelong promised railway connections.  " There'are probably about 300 peo-  people -in. Hedlep. Quite a number  have brought in their families. There  is .no doubt about the permanence'of  the camp, but'living is still rather  expensive ":  Cook's, Cotton Root Compound.  The only safe effectual monthly  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 Specisil  Cases, $3 per box.  Sold by all  ��� drvgffists. Ask for Cook's Cotton Koot Compound; take no  substitute.  The Cook Medicine Co.,       Windsor, Ontario,  No  Poison  in   Chamberlain's Cough  Remedy  From Napier New Zealand, Herald  two years ago the Pharmacy Board of  New South Wales, Australia, had an  analysis made of all the cough medicines that were sold in that market.  Out of the entire list they found only  one that' they declared was entirely  free from all poisons. This exception  was Chamberlain's Cough Remedy,  made by the Chamberlain Medicine  Company, Des Moines, Io*.va,U. S.-AV  The absence of all narcotics makes  his remedy the safest and best that  can be had; and it is with a feeling of  security that any mother can Rive it to  her little ones. Chamberlain's Cough  Remedy is especially recommended by  its makers for coughs, colds, croup  and whooping cough. When taken in  time it prevents pneumonia. This  remedyis    for sale  by  all  druggists  Unless perfc; maps oj old workings  are available, the driving of across-  cut tunnel to.I. u a shaft for the pur-  purpose of tin .\ atering is very dangerous. .���:���:���''.  Anthracite coal has sometimes been  called stone coal to distinguish" it from  soft or bituminous coal. The term  stone coal is now obsolete.  DR MATHISON  DENTIST  Out ot Town for a few weelcs.  GREENWOOD  ���<   C  HORSES WANTED-  Wanted to buy one or two horses,  weight between eleven and c twelve  hundred. Would also like to buy a  buckboard in good condition. Also  wagon and set of sleighs. Apply at  this office. 10-13.  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrhoea Remedy. This is the most  successful medicine in the world for  bowel complaints, and is the only-  remedy that will cure chronic diar  rhoea. Every bottle is warranted,  For sale by all ruggists.  NOTICE-  Application for Transfer of Liquor  License.  Notict* is hereby given that thirty  days after date I intend to apply to the  Board of Liceuse Commissioners for  the City of Greenwood for a transfer  of the license for the sale of intoxicating liquors held by me in respect of.  the Arlington hotel, Copper street,  situate on Lot 22 in Block 7, Map 21.  Greenwood, B. C, to Alexander Greig.  - -DntedNovemher 14th. 1905-.^.i-i?_.._.  11-14 . E. Simpson.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  .' .   . NOTICE.  "May''Flower? Fractional" Mineral Claim,  situate in the Greenwood Miiiiiitr Division  of Yale District. Where located: Skylark  cam*).  TAKE NOTICE that I, Charles II. Tye.  Free Miner's Certificate No! IWKi'.W,  actin<r an agent for self ami as asrent  for Duncan Mclntosli, Free Miner's Certificate N'o.BOl-MS.aml Pat Hickey, Free Miner's  Certilicate, No. l.!9Ui36 intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the Mininy  Recorder for Certificates of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Kraut of  the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37. must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificates of  Improvements.  Dated this 10th dav of November. , A. I). I��'0>.  '      CHARLES H, TYI*.  23  S. BARRY YU ILL  *E|   jjf**'^  "-���Wi*  ���WO  ���^xi-ji  ������*���*-��  *������-�����  You may think you are making money by sending to an  eastern firm for your clothing,  We think we can convince you that it  is DOWNRIGHT  ECONOMY to buy at home,  Our prices, the quality of the goods, workmanship, everyv  thing  that goes to make good clothes at reasonable prices  we can show you,  Come in and see our stock and talk the matter over,  epairina' Department Mm  T TAILOR, 1  3    Copper St. Greenwood. Next door to C. P. R. Telegraph office-    sr  PKACTICAI,       WATCIUIAKl'K        ANI*  JKWP.U.RK.  All work iruar.-int^'l    i;i?l'"KN'V.'Oni>  4*^ #r*w��     -���*,.��*_,  ^4V>-'CiSi-;-^i-.ri*i3-^Sit.'.5!^  Synopsis of Regulations Governing ts Disposal of Dominion Lands within t e     ���  Railway Belt In the Province  British Columbia.  A LICENSE to cut timber can be  acquired only at public competition.  A rental of So pet* square utile is charged  for all timber bertlis excepting1 those  situated West of Yale for which the  rental is at the rate of 5 cents per acre  per annum.  Iu addition to the rental, dues at the  following rates are charyed::���  Sawn lumber, 50 cents per thousand  feetB. M.  Railway ties, eight and nine feet  long', lyi and 1% cents each.;  Shingle bolts, 25 cents a cord.  All other products, 5 per cent on sales  A licence is issued as soon as a berth  is "ranted ���->u'- "��� uusurve3'ed territory  no timber can be cut on a berth until  the licensee has made a survey thereof;  Permits to cut timber ;i re also granted at public competition, except in the  ciise of actual settlers, who require tlie  timber tor 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  Si 50 per thousand feet B. M., for  square timber and sawlogs of any  wood except oak; from % to ljA cents  -pcr-4ineal-foot-for-buUding^logs;--from'  12>< 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 pet-  annum,    c  Coal lauds may be 'purchased at S10  per acre for soft coal and S20 for anthracite. Not more thau 3?.0 acres  may be acquired by one individual or  company.  Royalty at the rate of 10 cents pet-  ton of 2,000 pounds is collected on the  gross output.  Entries for laud for agricultural purposes map be made personallv at the  local land ofiice for the. district in  which the land to be taken i& situated,  or if the homesteader desire', 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 laud is situated, receive au  thority for some one to make entry for  him.  A fee of 510 is charged for a homestead entry.  A settler who has received an entry  for a homestead is redtiired to perfoVm  the conditions connected therewith  under one of the following plr.tis:    o  (1) At least six months' residence on  and cultivation of the land in uach  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 lie actually his own property,  with buildings for their .-icc'rmniod;i-  tion 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 homes'eod entry  under the provisions Of the Act, resides upon a farm in tlie vicinity <if  the land entered for bv .--.:.*h per.vni ;is  a homestead, the rorjiiit-eniru's of the  Act as lo residence prior 1o' obt-:i:iing  patent may'be sal is.'i-.-.', !.y such person  residing with the father or mother.'  (3) If the settler has his peimanent  residence upon.farming land owned-by  him in the vicinity of his homestead,  the requirement's 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 I0C3I agent, sub-agent or a homestead inspector.  Before making an application for a  patent, the settler must give six  months' notice in writing to the Commissioner of Dominion Lands at Ottawa, of his intention to do so.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy of the Minister of the  Interior.' .''���'-'  FLOYD & COX. Proprietors  PURE  MILK   AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any part  ������������===of^t-h^ei-t-y.r==^-=���  RAILWAY.  The only all rail route between points east  west and sonth to Ro'sslinid, Nelson, Grand  Forks and Republic.  Lbave Arkivb  9:45 a. m. .';;      Spokane 6:20 p.m.  11:05 a. m. Rossland 5:15 p. m.  9:20 a. m.           Nelson 8:45 p. m.  11:30 a.m.     Grand Forks' 4:25  p. m  10:00 a.m. Phoenix .6:00 p, m:  7:00 a. m..? Republic 6:30 p. m.  Buffet cars run. between Spokane aud Northport  Bn-ectiyeMarcH'5th,,lf'05.���..  In Connection With  TICKETS All To POINTS  SHORT LINE .TO  S_T.._,_PAUL,_:_JDU^^  Stylish  ULAIU tAZfUmtXiiA U *MM*  9  h r  f, i     ���>���'  1  i  I!  The new Maple Leaf  samples include models  for French, Cuban aud  Military heels. They  are a little ueater and  daintier than you ever  imagined Rubber footwear could be made.  Ask yowi* dealer for  MA Pi  z*jcausjzd  BRA?  l"   riievi eost no more than the  ?'"  i S ordiuarv makes.  ii  III. LECKIE CO.. LTD.  VANCOUVER. B. C.  POLIS, CHICAGO and AH JOINTS  EAST. SEATTLE, TACOMA   VICTORIA, PORTLAND and all 1-ACIinc  COAST  POINTS.  Through Palace arid Tourist Sleepers.  Dining   and  Buffet  Smoking-Library  2 Fast Trains My 2  For rates, folders and full information regarding-' trips, call on or address a agent of the S. .I<\ & N. Railway, or  H. A. Jacksok, H. P.KANnT,  G. F. & P. A., C. V. & T. A ;  Spokane 7sl \V Riverside Ave  Wash. Spokane, Wash  ween s  Dining Room  \  Our aim is to suit  the most ��  fastidious.    On the table    j  will be found all the de-  liciesof tbe season.  A new cook  havinir  taken )}  charg-e ol the cullinery de- ;;  parttnent    vour    wants j!  will cheerfully be t-'iveu   ��� \\  the utmost attention. *;  Special Rates to  Steady [���.carders and Roomers.  mMMMMMMMMMMl BOUNDARY QREEK   TIMES.  BARGAINS    1  &  in g  lie wks  ;~3 make a very en-  ~Z joy able gift for  3   the  little people.  that the best time to buy  your  CHRISTMAS PERFUMES is not  the dav before Christmas but  ���OR���  Folding Pocket  Kodaks  For the Big People.  j when the Christmas stock has just been opened up   and  you  get  j     i  i   . ��� first choice .  AT  |  5=  DISPENSING CHEMISTS  OPTICIANS  LOOK  Compare Prices and  quality  IB  IB  flmmmmimrtmmmmmmmm^  Boundary Creek Times  "Issued -Every fridavS  Duncan Ross Managing Editor  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  ���*B�� Ybak    3 00  .Six Months ,  12*  To Forkion Countries. 2 SO  FRIDAY  NOVEMBER     . I<i05.  TRULY LOYAL.  "A c clipping- from tlie Boundary Creek Times recently appeared in our columns dealing  with certain obstruction tactics  allegedly pursued by the C. P. R.  against the Midway and Vernon  railway, and imputing to them  petty and discreditable motives  in that connection. We are reliably informed that the C. P. R.  succeeded in laying their track  across the Meyerhoff property  without any hindrance or trouble  on the part of the promoters of  the Midway and Vernon, and we  regret that even a clipped statement in the Vernon News should  have placed the company in a  wrong light as to motive or  action."���Vernon News.  ���Greater-1 oyal ty���th an-this^even  the Canadian Pacific Railway  company could not expect from a  corporation journal. Such solicitude for the fair name of a railway company should be exploited  in a more righteous cause. Is it  any wonder there was no hindrance or trouble ? The Canadian  Pacific Railway company again  adopted brute-force tactics and  rushed their mob into private  property against the protests of  the owners, who are law-abiding  citizens, and who did not adopt  methods that are insulting to Canadian law. Even when an arrangement was made with the  Canadian Pacific railway officials  to discontinue work pending a  settlement of the difficulty, the  Canadian' Pacific deliberately  violated the contract and, during  the night, attempted to do those  things they had agreed not to do.  i! The more the acts of the Canadian Pacific Railway company in  connection with the V., V, & E.  right-of-wav and the Midway  and Vernon crossing are considered, the mere one wonders  why a big and powerful corporation that is a national institution  should wantonly destroy its prestige by such petty methMs.  ronto Globe pertinently suggests  that the authorities should take  such action as will prevent a recurrence of the disgraceful substitution of mob'law for British  justice in connection with railway  enterprises in this- country. The  Globe says :  " Reports regarding a conflict  between railway laborers at Midway, in Southern British Columbia, show the need of immediate  and decisive'action on the part of  the authorities. We have no  room in Canada for any such disturbances, and the men who are  responsible should be made to  ser<*e the purposes of such a lesson as will free the Dominion  from all such dangers tor years  to come. It would be worse than  useless to punish the ignorant  laborers tempted into a conflict  the cause of which they could not  understand. In their innocence  they naturally followed and supported their leaders. The ig-  noranceon which the guilty parties seem to have 'played ���������was the  real source of the danger, and  that it did not lead to a carnival  of murder is due to fortuitous accidents. We have many examples  from continental Europe of the  results of releasing and inciting  ignorant passions, and the railway men who are prepared to  make use of such means to further  their financial interests should be  held to a strict accountability.  " This is not a matter to be  lightly-passed over=and-forgotten.  with the cessation of the violence  that disturbed the public mind.  Not only the crimes actually committed, but the possibilities of  passions let loose, must be taken  into account. The torch of the  incendiary is none the less crimi-  nol because the fire does not become a= conflagration. The matter should be thoroughly sifted  and, the guilty parties brought to  trial. Canadian, justice may be  slow, but we must see that it is  sure. Slow let it be, if necessary,  for this is a matter too serious for  haste. If it takes time to discover the real instigators of the  conflict the time will be well  spent. If they are allowed (o  escape it will be a standing disgrace to the Dominion and a  direct incentive to others who  may see a chance of furthering  personal and financial interests  by a criminal use of the ignorant  strength of foreign laborers."  staff. She is honest, straightforward, with the courage to lift  the profession to which she belonged for a quarter of a century  out of the mire'of snivelling sveo-  phantry. Her reputation as an  educationalist is not only national  but international. She succeeded  in inculcating in the boys and  girls under her charge some of  those splendid qualities with  which she herself is so richly endowed, and had she been allowed  to continue-her good work she  might have succeeded, through  the rising generation, in rescuing  Victoria from that mossbackism  to which its residents cling so  affectionately. But the board of  school trustees in their wisdom  dismissed Agues Deans Cameron;  The primary reason for the dismissal is as characteristically  Victorian as the dismissal itself.  An individual named Blair made  wholesale charges of dishonesty  against pupils in Victoria and  Vancouver schools in connection  with certain drawiug lessons.  Miss Cameron alone had the  courage to defend the honor of  her pupils. She did this so effectively that the board of trustees evidently thought her dismissal was necessary to maintain  th status quo in the city of Victoria. We hasten to congratulate  Victoria on its board of school  trustees and upon .the dismissal  of Agnes Deans Cameron.  atttBtffflmamm^^  o=*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr5**  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  CF*  CF*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  e!  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  OO  ank of Montreal.  Capital, all paid up, $14,400,000.*  Rest -...$10,000,000.  President.   Lord Strathcona and Modnt Rosai,  ���       ��   Vice-President:   Hon. George A. Drummond.  General Manag-er :   E. S  Clodston.  Branches in London, Eng. j cme?Vrc"SV-f New ^ CWc^0,  Buy and sell Sterling- Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available in any partjof tlie world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates.  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  7iMamm^mamma3mmammmassi  S4- *-$-��� 4* ���%> 4* 4r *-$*��� 4�� ���$��� * * * -h 4- ������� 4* 4* -* *h4c*h *k ���fc+ac  OUTBREAK   OF  NESS.  LAWLESS-  In a trenchent editorial the To-  OUITE RIGHT.  Agnes Deans Cameron, principal of the South Park school in  the city of Victoria has been dismissed by the board of school  trustees. Miss Cameron should  have been dismissed years ago.  She has not the necessary qualifications to sarisf actorily fill a position   on   the   Victoria teaching  ^^Unjder^tJrie^JLuSfy^^  meriting- upon the Hon. Sidney Fisher's  defense of the indefensible salary  grab, the Province makes a contemti-  ble attack upon R. G. Macpherson, W.  A. Galliher, Duncan Ross, Geo. Riley,  Wm. Sloan and Senator Templeman,  making thinly veiled insinuations  against their integrity. If the Province were, as it pretends to be, a  Liberal journal one might appiy to it  the old saying that "it is a dirty bird  that fouls its own nest." but the Province is not a Liberal paper. Neither  is it a Conservative paper. It is merely  a corporation-owned���body and soul-  paper, and the cowardly attack upon  the gentlemen mentioned is prompted  by that corporation's auimus against  the stout champions of railway competition by the building of the V., V.  & E.���Kamioops Sentinel.  4>  LARGE  COMFORTABLE 7--RO0MED HOUSE  On Kimberley Avenue  Apply to GEO. R. NADEN. Mgr.  nt  +  % *$��� *f" ���$��� *?�� *|* ��f* -f* ��f* ��$* ���!���. *f* ���^, ^ --f* �����* *^* t^* %^�� *f�� ��^�� ��j. ��j* ^�� *f^^[  ��*��  f  They Look  Well  and our patrons are  delighted      with      rooms  papered with our  Choice Decorative  Styles  Always Pleasea to Show Them  ^  COLES & FRITH  Book&ellers,  Stationers,   Wall  Paper Dealers, Etc., Etc. Etc.  ^  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital, $8,700,000 Reserve Fund, $3,500,000  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO  B. E. WALKER, General Manager ALEX. LAIRD, Asst. Gen'l Manager  BANK MONEY ORDERS  ISSUED AT THE FOLLOWING RATE8:  $5 and under     3 cents  Over $5 and not exceeding $10......    6 cents  "    $10       " " $30    10 cents.  "    $30       " " $50......  15 cents ;  These Orders are Payable at Par al any office in Canada or a Chartered Bank  (Yukon exc:epu��<.l), :uul :it. tho principal banking points iu the United States.  NEOOTUIiLli at A FIXIiD RATI* AT  THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE, LONDON. ENG.  They form an excellent method of remitting small sums of money  with .safety nnd at small cost.  Savings Bank Department  Interest allowed on deposits from $1 upwards at current rates.  Greenwood Branch  W. ALLISON. Manager.  'XKK"X-KK*<^X'->>��><K*��^^^^  ^  DEALkfiS IN  %  <��  <-  I FURNITURE, x CARPETS,  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  $    COPPER-STREET,  GKSfiNWOOD  4>  ^*^:>**w^--->*-*��:":��"~^^ ��<��<'->��&���*������->-�� h1  BOUNDARY   GREEK   TIMES  im\M*\t*'*\***\^''\*r'\*f'*\f*^f!\J^,"\+^  Has  been  a   favorite  from  it birthj   as  is'  evidenced by is popularity in all the towns  * of the Boundary.  Foi Sale at all Leading  Hotels either draught oi  bottled.  Insist or having       >  "ELKHORN"  MADE BY THE  ���*-  %'*W'WA��/-">'V'V^*'^'^^W-"*>/> ">*V-"*'"W -i  These handy little Brush Seta for  Hall Service are  extremely useful  and inexpensive.  They come in ma-,  hogany and ebony  finish,, plated tit-  tings, $2.00 and  $4.00 a Set.  BATH TIDIES  "We are reminded of another helpful  article for. Bath Room in the shape of  a Lavatory Mirror-with drawer for  brusheo and rail for towel. Size, mirror plate, 14 x 10, finished mahogany,  price only $4.00 each. Our catalogue  contains cuts of many such novelties.  Have you a copy ?  j03sm  >lCTORIA,B.C  90<K>C<-k>00<>0<��00000000000<��00  H. BUSTING"  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in   Sash,   Doors,  Turned Work and  Inside Finish,  Etc,  ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  GREENWOOD,   :   B. C.  OC<>000<>000000<>000000<><>000<>  CALL UP A 86  STAR ^rBAEERY  "Where there is always on hand a good  tupply of  HOME MADE BREAD.  CAKES. BUMS. Etc.  Freah Stock of Groceries always kept  Phone us your order.  BARTENDERS���You can get neatly  printed cards with the following on  them: "Tom and Jerry" * Fresh  Buttermilk", "Hot Whiskies", "Egg-  nog" Ect., which are business bnngers  for|the bar, the same to be had at 3Sc  a piece at the Times Job Dept.  COWARDLY  MENDACITY.  The fight for railway competition in Southern British Colum-  dia was objectionable to the Canadian Pacific Railway company  and to the Canadian Pacific newspaper organs. It was particularly objectionable to the Vancouver Daily Province,' whose  editor .and alleged proprietor  knifed those who rescued him  from obscurity in order to become  chief mudslinger for the Canadian Pacific Railway company.  Since the railway fight at Ottawa  last session the Province has  never lost an opportunity to  malign the members from British  Columbia because they stood for  the best interests of British Columbia. Having exhausted every  other method of abuse, last Monday.,, there appeared a lengthy)  editorial denouncing the British  Columbia members because they  are not wealthy men. It is the  kind of denunciation one would  naturally expect from the editor  of the Province. It is not so long J  ago since he himself was poor���  before he sacrificed principle in  order to become the creature of  a powerful railway corporation.  The member for ' Yale-Cariboo  is particularly fortunate in Being  poor, and also in having incurred  the enmity of the Canadian Pacific railway and its organ. The  cowardly insinuation contained  in the following extract from the  editorial referred to is an indication of how the C. P. R. and its  organ feels towards one who did  his best to secure a railway for  Southern British Columbia. Here  is what the Province has to say :  "But the most shining example  which this province can produce of a  member who has suffered in pocket by  his acceptance of a seat iu the parliament of his country, is the representative of Yale-Cariboo, , Mr. Duncan  Ross. A comparatively unknown  figure except in his own locality until  the electorate of that interior riding  insisted upon him giving the benefit of  his large ability to their public affairs,  Mr. Ross was compelled by the surrender of private business to narrow  his expenditure to the meagre allowance of $1,500 which his country paid  him prior to the last session. With  this, he found it impossible to continue that large but unobtrusive aid to  great projects in the Boundary eountry  which had before enjoyed the benefit  of his recognition, and he was compelled altogether to abandon his assistance to the many benevolent interests which had previously thrived  under his especiat care. Can it be  wondered at that under the circumstances Mr. Ross should have estab-  li8He^_arraiHaTOe^'f6r~the~prbse"cution'-  of an immense commercial and industrial undertaking with an alien promoter in order that his reputation for  philanthropy should not suffer complete eclipse, and if he made his party  and the government parties to what  must appear a defeat of the interests  of the people of British Columbia,  surely he had a sufficient excuse in the  parsimony of the country and his  suprem v necessity."  The references to Senator  Templeman and the other British  Columbia members are equally  mendacious. With the introduction of mob law in the Boundary  and cowardly itiuendo in its newspaper organ, the Canadian Pacific  railway is using the only weapons  it knows how to handle. This  once po^ erful corporatioa is fast  becoming an object of pity.  SCISSORS AND PASTE.  A serious accident occurred at the  Granby smelter between 8 and 9 o'clock  this morning. A small piece of steel  rail lodged in the small ore crusher,  clogging -it. In their attempt to remove ihe chunk of iron, Foreman  Frank Hutton and H. H. Spinks used  a long steel bar as a pry. When the  crusher again started the spokes of  the wheel caught tl-e bar and hurled  it with terrific force against the right  side of Mr. Spinks' face, drushing the  cheek bone and splitting the ear. Mr.  Spinks was rendered unconscious by  the blow, and. was immediately removed to the cottage hospital and  placed under the care of Dr. Kingston.  At 6 o'clock this evening he. had not  regained consciousness, and it is  feared that his injuries may prove  fatal. Mr. Hutton had a very narrow  esGape, the iron bar almost grazing  his face. After hittirig Mr. Spinks  the missile was hurled a distance of  about fourteen feet, when it struck a  post, making an indentation in the  wood almost large enough to hide a  man's hand.���Grand Forks Sun.  While the cessation of the publication of the Nelson Tribune may have  been somewhat hastened by the departure of Mr. Houston, the real cause  is not difficult'to understand. The  field in Nelson is not large enough to  afford legitimate support to two newspapers and one or the other was bound  to succumb unless kept in existence by  subsidies or other, support for partisan  or other objects distinct from the  legitimate sources of revenue for a  newspaper���subscriptions and advertisements. Nelson is not the only  place in British Columbia where the  newspaper business is overdone. While  journalistic .enterprise is to be com-  mende.d if well directed, we fail to see  why the merchants of a town should  be compelled to advertise in every  newspaper that'some one may see fit  to establish, or people be expected to  double or treble their subscriptions  because one or two new journalists are  eager to enter a field already fairly  occupied. There is only a certain  fund available for advertising ' and  subscriptions? It is in the interests of  both the newspapers and their patrons  that the number of the former should  not be unduly multiplied and while  being an unnecessary burden on the  'community, only obtain a precarious  existence.���News-Advertiser.  U4ch 4"fr4"S"fr4"$"fr ���fr'frf'fe 4* ,fr **"-*"&��� 4c *b4c *fr 4"fr%  ��*��  *  ��8��  +  <��  THE  LIMITED.  Electric  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  Sff-f-^-f ���|a-f'4^^#^^^W^*^*fs*l*,f-*l**f''f'*l''?**^3kl  Blake Wilson of P. Burns & Co. was  in the' city this week.   ��� ���   ��� .   .  W. G. Gaunce of Midway   was a visi-  Ic^ljn^hgvCity:..this week.    .  Hfc BOUNDARY   VALLEY' LODGE  '^SP55" No. 3 8.1. 0. 0. F.  Meets every 'l'nesilav Eveniii}�� :it 8 00 in.the  I. O. O. V. Hall. A" cordial iiivi union is ex  leritled to all sojouniinu bretiieru.  temled to all sojou  J. McCkeXth  N. G  Pmsu I!. Hoi.mks.  1'ec-Sec  tf  ^  Holiday Room  SALE OF NEW FURNITURE.  ONE    SIDEBOARD    finely    polished   oak,    regular  $37.85.   Sale Price $34.45.  ONE DRESSER AND COMMODE birch mahogany  piano finish, regulor S31.S5. Sale Price $27.30  TWO BUREAUS five drawer, regular  $17.00.    Sale  Price $14.70.  ONE EXTENSION TABLE, six feet, regular $13.00."  Sale Price $10.80.  ONE EXTENSION TABLE eight feet,   regular  $15.  Sale Price $12.50.  One set of Six  Solid Oak  Dinning  chairs,   regular $14.50.  Sale price $11.75.  One Large polished Oak Dresser and commode, regular S25.10  Sale Price $21.55.  Arm Rockers, upholstered, No. 92, regular $4. Sale price-S3.10  cobbler Arm Rocker No. 91, regular $3.40.    Sale Price $2.70.  A. L. WHITE & C��.  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Harry Coutts,  S2S!?-  far,  >>'-\~*  WW  ���&&  *��.'**���<  m-  ^ntain View  Hotel.  SITUATED AT SIDLEY, B. C.  ****��  P  On the direct travel between....  MIDWAY, ROCK CREEK, OSOYOOS, FAIR-  VIEW, KEREMEOS and HEDLEY. B. C  >|| Rigs and Saddle Horses can  be supplied at  short  notice.  55a--  5^ Travellers will   find   this   the   best   aud   shortest  route   from   Greenwood   to the Siuiilkameen   and  i>  &3  *-;��'*!  ! 33$  ��� ���is*"'-  Okanagan Valley,  m  m  m  >��Xz  SfcS  m  m  *^v>  m  *$5 BOUNDARY GREEK   ft ME A  THE PLACE OF THE PRESS  j. A- MacDouald Discourses on Evils  of a Suborned Press.;  Rev. J. A. MiLcDoii.-Jd, editor of the  Toronto Globe. ;tt the opening- exercises of Queen's university, King-.ston,  a few. clays ago, delivered an address,  from which is taken vthe following- :  '* The growing niena.ee of corporation in Flueucc, b'lt'h within and without legislative halls, is a dang-er. To  the sinister and selfish influences  operating in parliament: must be added  similar influences affecting" public  opinion Now that the platform has  fallen into neglect and the politicians  li:ive abdicated their, positions as tho  le.iders and educators of public opinion  the chiel; opportunity and the largest  responsibility in informing' and in  organizing'ii'r'd di-ecting public opinion rests with the public press Asub  orned press, u purchased press, an  irresponsible, fren'/.ied, vulgarized  press���from that plage may the g"ood  Lord deliver this country. And that  plag-ue has in a measure come upon  both the United Stalls and Britain,  The same thing- is possible in Conada.  and all who care for our national well  being iriiibt be concerned for the integrity and and the independence ol  so great au instrument, of national  service." -  FIT FOR A KING.  Is the Oriental Limited of the Great  Northern Railway.  The greatest luxury of travel is aff-  orded by the Oriental Limited of the  Great Northern Railway A distinct-  feature of this train is the new compartment ol^ervalion library car. In  the const ruction of these cars the purpose in view has been to furnish the  travelling" public with evei"y comfort  and luxury which they could secure at  a first-class hotel or at their club.  Ease, elegance and excellence is the  combination sought and obtained in  the building of these car's. The observation rooms of these cars are finished in vermillion wood and the  chairs are upholstered in green leather, the remainder of the furnishings  being- in harmony with the general  "color scheme. The card room is finished in English oak, .with green  leather seat covering's. The four state  rooms, are unusually large, are fin-  in mahogany, coco, vermillion. and  tonquin, while the furnishings are  olive, reddish rose, green and maroon  plush, in the order named, The drawing room,is finished in mahogany and  all furnishings are golden brown  plush. -;.'"'������  The rear half of these cars is devoted  to observation room, handsomely  funished with easy chairs, writiug  desks, etc. . Wide plate.glass windows  afford unobstructed views of the surrounding country. Those who enjoy  being in the open air will find comfortable seats on the protected rear  platform.  Current periodicals, a branch of the  Booklovers' Library, also the latest  newspapers" . obtainable at starting  poitit uind en route are| always at  the'service of patrons.  ?V"go6dirieTLi~eTTcliances the pleasure  of a -journey, apoor one destroys it. It  is safe to say that of this important  feature of modern train equipment  the Great Northern Railway lias established a, standard for excellence  which��helps make an overland journey  something to anticipate. All meals  served  a   )a  carte.  The term stratum in geology refers  to a unit in classification in the scale  of geological formations. It is a section of a geological series, composed  throughout of fhe same material, as  shale, limestone, sandstone, coal, etc.  The stratum may be subdivided into  beds, of which there may be many in  in a thick stratum. The bed may  again be divided into layers of which  there may be stveral"in one bed. A  stratum indicates a uniform condition  condition of deposition during its formation. When strata are folded and  the tips of the folds worn away, and  later other strata deposited upon the  eroded or truncated edges of the older  strata, the two series are said to be unconformable to each other. When  strata are inclined instead of horizontal  the angle of inclination from the horizontal is called the angle of dip, while  the direction which tha edges of the  inclined strata makes with a horizontal  plane is called the direction or strike.  The intersection of the stratum with  the surface of the land is called the  outcrop, and the strihe and outcrop of  inclined strata agree in direction whenever the surface of ihe land is hori  zontal.  The word Tonopah is Indian, aud  means water brush, a desert shrub  whose presence  points  to  moisture in  . Word has been received here from  the coast that the appeals in Madden  vs. Diamond aud Rudolph vs. Macey  have been allowed by the full court.  These were two cases originating out  of the difficulties between the local  shareholders in the Providence Mining  company and the Chicago shareholders.  At a meeting of the board of directors  it was decided lo buy the Diamond  fraction, adjoining the Hrovidence,for  1.GC0 shares of the Providence stock.  Mark F. Madden, on behalf of the  Chicago shareholders, asked to have  the sale set aside, and Mr. Rudolph,  another Chicago shareholder, made a  similar application in connection with  another meeting at which only local  directors were present. These and other  cases came before Mr. Justice Irving;  at Nelson, who found for the plaintiffs,  or Chicago interests. His decisions  have now been reversed. Owing to  recent purchases of shares by the Chicago owners, the decision will not af-  the control of the company, but the  local people thereby escape a heauy  till of costs.  Greater care should be exercised in  fastening- caps to fuse. Carelessness  in this work is responsible for many  miss fires with their subsequent dangers. Caps should be crimped with  tools provided for that purpose in such  a manner thut the fire in the fvse will  not be choked, and water will be ex-  ud.deNeedless to say the piactlce  of "crimping it with your teeth" is  foolhardy and reprehensible.  a In. connection with the state of affairs that existed between two big  railway corporations at Midway, we  are lead to wonder why two such companies were able, or allowed, to set at  defiance the statutes pertaining to law  and order. Why two large .bodies  should be allowed to face one another  in what was practically battle array  certainly demands elucidation. And  if bloodshed and murder (yes, it would  be murder if any had been killed), had  resulted, who would be responsible?  It is, we think, only another instance  of "One law for the rich, and anothe  for the poor."���Enderby Progress.  The power of Niagara Falls has been  variously figured out by scientists.  One of the most acceptibre estimates  of the force there represented makes it  equivalent to 7,000,000 horsepower, or  or the latent power of 200,000 tons of  coal consumed every twenty-four hours  MIDWAY   AND   VERNON   RAILWAY  COMPANY.  TAKE NOTICE that duly certified copies of  the plan, profile ami book oi reference, as sanctioned by the Railway Board, of that Section of  the Midway and Vernon Railway Company  from Roclc Creek in the Province of British  Columbia in Wtisibritlge in tbe said Province,  were deposited with the Reatstrar of Deeds at  Kamioops. in the said Province, on the 10th  day of Nsvember. 1905.  Dated at Greenwood, B. .C, the 2lst dav of  November, 1905. A, R.POPE,  Managing Director Midway  12-14 and Vernon Railway,  You cannot be expected to have (aith in Shiloh *  Consumption Cure, the Lung Tonic, as. a cute fot  CoWb, Coughs and all diseases of the air passages,  if you have not tried it. We have faith in it, and  to convince you that it will cure you we guarantee  it. If it doesn't cure you it costs you nothing. lt  it does it com you 25c. That* fair. Try it  to-day.  has cured many thousands of the most obstmtt*  cases, and we do not hesitate to say that it will cure  any Cold, Cough, Throat or Lung trouble. If we  did not believe this we would not guarantee it  absolutely as we do. Shiloh has had an unbroken  record of success lor thirty years. It has ttrxxj  every possible test without failure. Isn't that proof  of its curative propeities.    Further  is found in the many testimonials of those who have  Iried Shiloh and been cured. Mis. Archie Taylor.  Asaph. Pa., writes: ���  " I bouuht a bottle cf Shiloli's Consumption Cure  and found it very beneficial. 1 have two children  and they had a terrible cough. 1 save them  everything 1 could think cf, but they got no belter  until one evening my husband bought a bottle of  Shiloh. We uave it ti tha dtildren when they  went ta bed. and they slftpt all night. It cured  them completely. I Uiall always keep it in the  house." . ���      ���' '5o?  NOTICE.  Application for Transfer of Liauor  License. .  Notice is hereby; given ! that,/thirty  days'3 after date I will apply ?to the  Board of License Commissioners for  the City of Greenwood for a. transfer  of the liquor license held, by me 'for the  Greenwood hotel, Silver street) situate  on Lots 21 and 22, Block D,, City of.  Greenwood, to J. M. Cropley. ���-;  Dated October 26, 1905.  W.J. SIMPSON.  25c. with guarantee wherever medicine is sold.  Woei's Fhos��fto32&e,  , The Great Eiiglisk Remedy.  A positive cure for all forms of  . _. _ _   Sexual Weakness, Mental and  be'-ork and after Brain Worry, JStnisaions, Spermatorrhoea:, Impotehcu, Effects of Abuse or  Excess, all of which lead to Consumption,  Infirmity, Insanity and an -early, grave,- Price  $1 per pkff., six for ��5. One will please, six will  cure. Sold by all druggists or, mailed in pfoin  package on receipt of price. Write for Pamphlet  The Wood Medicine Co., Windsor, Ontario;  For Sale���Queen's hotel, Greenwood,  B. C. I will sell furnished and?;g"ive  lease on property. Easy terms*.?: Reason  for selling, going- out of hotel business. Apply on premises to D. Manchester. 7-10  ������*4<*<��&<hM^5^��<m>��^5��{><k:^hJn��  i  DAILY STAGE  ���  UU.VES:        ���������>���- -^  g GREENWOOD.?.....,/... .9:00 :AvM./$  MIDWAY ...5:00, P.M.):  arrives:'1  .' '��� 'i!"   "i  MIDWAY ;.:..:....:.....   .10:30 a. "ii.i  GREENWOOD...?........6:30 p.M.[%  | FARE $1.00, ROUND TRIP $1,500  I J. McDoriell, Proprietor!  -��H)  4  ���^  Never in the history of the Boundary has the district had a brighter outlook than today. With the successful de*-  velopment of the immense large bodies of low grade ore and the enlarged and much improved facilities for treating  at a very small cost, the continued opening up of new high grade properties aa3 their successful ani profit abl  operation has made the Boundary famous as a mining centre, and every day adds more to the list of new finds and  bigger values, It is readily admitted that Greenwood is the Eldorado of the Boundary with all roads leading thereto,  and surrounded as it is, with such magnificent resources is destined in a few years to be a second Butte, If you  therefore want to participate in its future prosperity, now is the time to invest both in mines and real estate, For  NINETY DAYS we intend giving you a chance to make a safe and profitable investment. Every lot we own will be  put on sale at rock bottom prices during the above period, Prices ranging from $50.00 up, at terms to suit the pur/-  chaser,    Make your selection and make it early,  RALPH   SMAILES,  AGENT FOR THE GREENWOOD TOWNSITE COMPANY.  ���m  t*vjt* ii  PROFESSIONAL CARDS?  /.   H.   HALLET i  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary ?Pubi<ic.  Cable Address :      hai-i,btt."  Codes  es ���<  Bedford M'Nelll's  Moreing & Neat's  Tjeiber's.  GfiEE/��WOOD,  J  P. MO LEO D  Barrister and Solicitor,  p  OFFICES IN  RENDER BLOCK  Over Bank of Montreal  O. Box 31.  . Phone 81  GREENWOOD B.C  A.- e. ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor.  .-lining and Engineering Surveys.  Residence:   Church St. 'Phone B15.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE.  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendall Block, Greenwood, B.C  CHARLES AE. SHAW.  Civil Engineer, ���  Dominion    and   . Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Office with Gaunce & Wickwire.  Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD.   ;      ;      .-      :   B.   C.  W. H. JEFFERY.  Consulting Mining: Engineer.  Properties examined and reported   on.   Will  take charge of development work.  Correspondence solicited.  GREENWOOD.  B.   C.  T. F. SUTHERLAND  B. So.  PROVINCIAL ASSAYER  Shippers' Agent. Entire charg-e taken  of consignments of ore. Checking-,  weighing,' sampling and assaying  of samples.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  should not be neaier the notch than 10  inches, that the flow of water over the  notch may not be impeded. Neither  should the nature of the channel above  the board be such as to force or hurry  the-water to the board, but it should  be of omple width and depth to allow  the water to approach the notch and  board steadily and quietly. If the  water passes the channel rapidl)' it  .will*1' be forced over the; notch anda  greater quantity will pass than if allowed to spill from a large body moving slowly. When the depth of water  over the stake is known, the quantity  of water passing can be easily calculated. If we take H as the weight of  the water level over the weir or stake,  in inches, and Q as the quantity of  cubic feet per minute for each inch  length of wetr. when contraction of  area is reckoned at 62 por cent of full  area, we have the simple formula : Q  equals 0.4 multiplied by H square H��  In some of the catalogues issued by  different water wheel companies���in  which this simple plan of measuring  water is suggested���tables will be  found from which the value of Q can  be ascertained at once, without the  trouble of workingit out by the formula  When You Have a Bad Cold  You want a remedy that will not  only give quick reicf but effect a permanent cure.  You want a remedy that will relieve  the lungs and keep expectoration easy.  You want a remedy that will counteract any tendency toward pneumonia.  You want a remedy that is pleasant  and safe to take.  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy meets  all of these revuirements and for the  speedy and .permauent cure os bad  colds stands without a peer. Por sale  by all druggists.  OTmrnmn���  ��� ���*-*���,-*��  '������.'SO  THE WASTE DUMP.  The hundredweight of Great Britain  and the United Statea contains 112  pounds, and the ton is reckoned at  2,240 pounds. This is known as the  '���long" ton. In several states the ton  is by law 2,000 pounds. This is known  aa the ''short" ton. United statesjlaws-  make the ton equal to 2,240 pounds  when not otherwise specified. There  is also a metric ton ��� of 2,04 pounds,  which is employed by Germany and  othea foreign countries.  The inventor of the thimble is not  known. Copper and silver thimbles  are said to have been found in "-he  excavations at Herculaneum and it is  known that the Chinese in early ages  used the device for the protection of  their finger tips. It is estimated that  in the manufacture of silver thimbles  lu. the United States alone fully $100,-  000 worth of silver is consumed yearly,  representing a production of 125,000  thimbles.     At least S50,000 worth of  "gold ~~ is~-yearly "mace- into���thimblesr  though but very few of these are made  of the pure me^al. it being too soft for  the purpose used.  Where it is desired to measure the  flow of a small stream with a fair degree of accuracy, a good plan is to  make a weir-across it with an opening  or notch for the water to pass. The  weir can be made of {planks. When it  is couvenient. to use a single board,  select one that is long enough to reach  across tbe stream, resting irf the bank  at each end. Cut a notch in the board  sufficient in depth to pass all Ihe water  to be measured, and not more than two  thirds of the width of the stream in  length. The bottom of the notch in  the board should be beveled on the  down-stream side; the ends of the  notch should also be beveled on the  same side, and within one-eighth inch  of the upper edge of the board, leaving  the edge almost shary. A stake in the  bottom of the stream several feet above  tee board or dam should be driven  down to the' level of the notch in the  board, this level being easily found as  the water is beginning to spill over the  board. After the water has come to a  stand and reached its greatest depth,  a careful measurement can be made of  the depth of water over the top of the  ���take'. Such measurement gives the  true depth of water passiug over the  notch or the board, the curvature of  the water in passing would reduce the  depth, giving the improper measure.  Although,  where  accuracy  is  not re-  " quired, such a method will give a fair  estimate of the quantity of water; in  all cases it is best to make the measurement over the stake. The surface of  ���urface of the water below the board  Anglican, St. jude's Church  Rev. John Leech-Porter, B. D.,  l'ASTOK.  1st, 2nd and 3rd Sundays, Holy Communion, 8 a m.; Matins and Sermon,  11 a. m.  4th Sunday���Litany, Holy Communion and Sermon, 11 a, m.  Evensong and Sermon every Sunday, 7:30 p. m.  Sunday School, every Sunday, 2:30  p. m.  Choir Rehearsal, every Friday, 8 p.m.  ALL SEATS FREE.  &%��3ti5&3SSft  mffis&ffls&B&v.  Mr, CUSTOMER-,  It is contrary to the laws of nature to disregard the beautiful  works of the Creator, It is also contrary to the laws of builds  ing up your own city to send East for your printing when it  can be procured as quickly, as cheaply, and, in many instances,  better, in your own town. Consider this matter carefully, and  in placing your next order give the people who spend their  money in your city a chance,  *'t5>  4> <tU>  *V  ���"J*  ��-4v  Its a grand school boot, a  splendid fall boot, a great business man's boot. It Gts like a  glove and it is a stylish-looking  boot, too, as heavy boots' go;  being made from No. 1 "quality  box calf let'ther with a heavy  sole, it will wear like iron. For  sale by all good retail shoe men.  MANUFACTURFE BY  ly  MR. SUBSCRIBER!  We trust that you will not overlook the litile circular sent  you last week. Tt is a small matter to you, but a lar^e one to  us.._J[.you_have_notj^tende_djojt_ yet, dcj_so today. This week  we have, added nearly Five.Hundred Dollars worth of material  to out* office, and to pay for it we must have what isJ|coming to  us on our Subset-lotion List,    ZC  ..e.  ^��-    ����,  *-v  .�������  VANCOUVER.     B.   C.    j  jM��^ ��*v��      ���v����*  SEALED TENDERS, addressed to the  Postmaster General will bo received at  Ottawa until lioon, on Friday, the 22nd December, for the conveyance of His Majesty's Mails,  on a proposed Contract for four years, si.\-  times per week each vaj-, between Greenwood  and Phoenix Railway Station. viaPIiomtj-jPost  office, from the Postmaster General's pleasure,  Printed notices containing" further in forma  tion as to conditions of proposed Contract may  be seen and blank forms of Tender may "tie obtained at tlie Post Offices r,f ('.reenwood and  Phoenix ami al the office of the Post Ofiice Inspector.  Post Office Inspector's Ofiice,  Vancouver. I;."... loth November, 1905.  JOHN R. GKEENFIEIjD,  12-14 Post Ofiice Inspector  m  JfcV    JsfjPm  IllMMUiMMM^^ BOUNDARY   GREEK  TIMES  tf  It's our idea to suit  vour ideas.  ^  12 Different kinds  to choose from  FOR BABIES  from $2.50 to $8.5()  FOR GIRLS  from $1.00 to $5.00  FOR BOYS  from 65c to S6.00  all kinds, all prices and  every -one ?good value.  XMAS  CARB5  Larger assortment than  ever. Don't overlook  our Xmas cards with a  local view and a local  verse.  Come Early  and  Get  your pick.  Books, Stationery, Wall Paper, Kodaks  and Photo Supplies.  GREENWOOD. - . B.   C.  TOWN TO TICS  A. M. Whiteside leaves this week on  a professional visit to Chicago and  Toronto.  Don. McVicar was taken to the hospital "this week suffering" from appendicitis.  Sleighs for boys, ���girls and babies.  Big- line, great values, at Smith &  McRae's.  Hold tips continue to be the rule in  and around Perry, just across theline  from Midway.  W. Anderson, superintendent of the  Cascade Power aud Light company,  was in tlie city this week.  W. B. Wilcox of the Phoenix Pioneer  was iri the city Tuesday enjoying the  sunshine for a few hours.  Mayor Naden left, on Saturday for  the Similkameen to settle up "some V.,  V. & Ei. right of way matters,  Get your Christmas tuakey at  Swayne's shooting gallery. Others  are getting them for two bits.  Smith Curtis is now handling fruit  lands along the Columbia river between Sayward and'Trail.  It is expected that the regular train  service to Midway over the Great  Northern will commence December 1st.  The Christmas tree of the Presbyterian church will be held on the Friday before Christmas, December 22nd.  M.K.Dickinson of New Westminster was a guest of Mr. and Mrs. Kendall this week. He is an uncle of Mrs.  Kendall  J. W. Nelson received word this week  from his partner, W. H. Rambo, that  there was 28 inches of solid ore in the  Rambler.  Mrs. Mulligan and Miss Ethel Mulligan, mother and daughter of Mrs. Dr.  Spankie, are soending the winter in  the city.  A car of new furniture (swell line)  will arrive at the Red Front Furniture  Store on or about December 15th, >A.  L. White & Co.  Xmas cards with a local view and  local verse; also a thousand other  kinds���-all the latest and excellent  value, at Smith & McRae's.  Wm. Pearce, assistant G. P. R. land  commissioner, was here this, week to  pay off the C, P. R. forces who were  engaged in the railway war.  C. S. Craddock and J. T. -Little of  Spokane, representing the Giant Powder'company, were in the city this  week en route to the Okanagan.  Next Wednesday evening the local  lodge. K. of P., will elect officers. At  last.meeting the rank of Page was  conferred on three candidates.  J.C.Haas, the well known mining  engineer, left with Mayor Naden for  the��Similkameen Saturday last. He  will examine some properties near  Hedley.  Five Roses Flour, the old reliable  brand, is still on the market giving  better results than ever. Try a sack  at Smith &McE\ven, Anaconda/B. C.  Ehone,21..^=-^���^:=^^^^^^^  Gus Wheately.the Beaverdell sawmill  man, was in the city a couple of days  last week. There has been a fair demand for lumber on the West Fork the  past three months.  Ore running from $200 to $800 is being taken out of the .drift at the 100-  footlevel on the Prince Henry. The  values are gold and silver. One assay  14 ounces iu gold.  ���xkk��:~x~xk.mj��x-��xk^  Perfect Harmony of Style and Good Taste:  an Even Balance of the Nicities That  Render Our Clothing Superior.  There is liarmcmy of taste aud fashion in our garments that instantly  commends them to particular men.  Following the newest . styles of the  day, they unite the fashion, the fabric  and- the color iu a perfect blend of  g-ood taste.  OUI 1 ^ the perfect square cuts as  shown in illustration and the latest  for winter wear, from  $7.50 TO $2��  OVERCOATS like the accompanying, illustration and are quick  selles, they range from  $12 T��  $20  UNDERWEAR  a  For men who wish an extra fine garment we highly recommend the ... .  Cheaper Lines and an extra good buy from $1,00 and up.  LL--LAW--  ELD CO'  LIMITED  I    ���  R. W. Coulthard, general sales agent  for.the0 Crow's : Nest Pass Coal company, was in the Boundary this week  establishing agencies- for the sale of  his company's coal for domestic purposes,  Jas. C. Dale left Saturday last for  his home at Carmi on the West Fork.  While here he made arrangements for  the erection and opening of a lar^e  hotel at Carmi in the spring. A local  hotel man will have charge.  Herbert Bunting is erecting a large  gallows frame for the B. C. Copper  company at the Emma mine in Summit camp. New ore bunkers will also  be added. More extensive shipments  are to be made from this property.  Dr. W. O. Dutton has secured the  medical work for the construction of  the Great Northern line to Portland.  Dr. G. M. Fester of this city has arT  ranged to handle a portion of the  medical worx on the V., V. & E.  To make good bread use flour made  from old wheat as long as you can get  it. We have Five Roses made from  last season's wheat. Every sack  guaranteed-togive satisfaction���Smith  & McBwen, Anaconda. ^ Phone 21.  J. T. Wilkinson, journalist, poet,  philosopher, horseman, and last, but  not least, insurance advocate, was in  the city this week telling the natives  how President McCall of the New  York Ivife earns his salary, "Wings"  has a new line of stories which he  acquired during his recent trip round  the world.  There is good sleighing at Phoenix,  ten inches of show having fallen. At  Greenwood wheels are still used.  Geo. C. Rose of Cascade was in the  city Thursday. He leaves tomorrow  for Kelowna to take personal charge  of the Clarion which was recently purchased by him. He has been succeeded as collector of custoirs at Cascade by Angus.Cameron.  Peter Larson, the millionaire railway contractor, is seriously ill. He  has returned from Minnesota to his  home in Helena. While the first reports regarding his condition were exaggerated, it is stated that he is a very  sick man. Mr. Larson is one of the  picturesque successes of the West. He  began railway work iu a humble capacity, and today he is rated at $20,-  000,00. He awns banks and breweries,  hotels and mines, and is a partner in  several big railway firms.  The Granby company has called a  special shareholders' meeting for December 1st to authorize au application  to the provincial legislature, under  whose laws the company is incorporated, ^fpr^pAOnisjiioji?,^^^  par value of each share from $10 to  S100. As the total capital is to remain  unchanged the number of shares will  be cut down to one tenth of the present  uumber. The meeting will also authorize an increase in the number of directors from twelve to fifteen, and will  make changes in the details of bylaws.  Rev. W. H. Barraclough, of New  Westminster, who wasofor three years  pastor of the First Methodist church  in Dawson, gave an interesting address on his northern experiences . in  the Methodist church Friday evening  last. The lecture was illustrated with  a large number of pictures which added materially in giving it a more than  ordinary interest. Mr. "Barraclough  dealt first with the trip over the trails  and the difficulties experienced, pointing out the the places of the greatest  interest and danger. Next came a description of Dawson, the metropolis of  the gold fields. He spoKe of the great  possibilities of the country, told the  story of the discovery of the Yukon  and the romances connected therewith,  and how quickly riches came to some  and how others found nothing to re.  reward them for their long journey,  toil and tribulations. The vastness of'  the British Yukon was alluded to,  being js large as several of the Pacific  coast states. A fine description -was  given of Dawson and its public buildings and the mode of living of its inhabitants. Next in order came a description of the flowers, fruits and  vegetables that can be grown in and  around-^Dawsonv=during^the-short;=  tropical summer that prevails there,:  which shows that the agricultural pos  sibilities are much better than they are  usually considered to be. He referred  to the giant fossils of great prehistoric  animals that are to be found in the  gulches. It was a remarkable fact, he  said, that these fossil remains of giant  buffalo, mastodon, etc., were usually to  be found where there was gold.  r  lORsa  PLAIN  FIGURES  ON ALL OUR GOODS, NO  CUTTING, NO   RAISING,  One Price  to AIL  IF YOU GET IT FROM  US  It's Good  PERFUMES  NATURAL  Ti~"-"~-"'',Ti'tfv--Tr-iTi- ���' -if.r"-. "- ���" *^-^  PERFECT  LASTING  ��.* ���mmL.:mTm*,r i   m  We will show this week a beautiful line of  CUT GLASS.  THE VERY FINEST ODORS  IN-  THE VERY FINEST CASES  SO CTS.i^^iTOSffia��15.00  THOMAS   DRUG CO., Ltd.  GREENWOOD  PHOEX1X  MIDWAY  Atomizers  INCUT  AND DECORATED  GLASS  To choose from  THE FINEST GOODS  EVER SHOWN"  IN THE BOUNDARY.  -0OB<  WWB  iwiuwiaiwawiaBMUMM^


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