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 Viefc'��s1at-ve /-._sQ/  W,^  %\  JUL .311906  Vol. 10.  GREENWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY   JULY 27, L%6.  No. 47  SOCIALISM EXPOSED  Hawthornthwaite's Duplicity Is Fully Revealed.  are  SOLE AGENTS  in this district for  Nobel's Gelignite  TOOL    OF    CAPITALISTS  He Deserts the Laborer and Votes for  C. P R. Land Grant and Kai-en  Island Deal.  Does your Watch need a new Spring,  Crystal, Hand or any other part, or  does it need cleaning or regulating?  If there is something wrong with.it  nniMP    IT  Greenwood  A. Logan & Co.  Official Agents.  Midway  J. H. Hawthornthwaite, the socialist  leader, addressed two meetings  in the  Auditorium on  Monday and Tuesday  evenings last.    On Monday evening he  openly boasted that he had driven J.  A. Macdonald, the Liberal leader, from  the hall.   He aimed to give Mr.   Macdonald credit for having had'the courage to   face   him,   but  in  Greenwood  neither Duncan Ross, M. P., nor J. R.  Brown, M..P. P., were present.   They  were too cowardly to come to a public  meeting and face him on the platform.  Mr. Ross was chairman of the meeting  addressed by Dr.  Kilpatrick and Mr.  Brown was confined to his bed through  illness.   These   facts   were known to  Mr. Hawthornthwaite at the time, but  he couldn't control   his   weakness for  vain   boasting.    On Monday evening  he   dealt   with   theoretical   socialism,  saying nothing particularly new or important.   He announced a meeting on  Tuesday night, when the  political  application  of socialism   as   exemplified  by his own actions in the local legisla-  1 ure. would he fully explained.  \lAs it was announced during  the day  that   both'  Mr.   Ross   and Mr. Brown  would be present, there was a very large  attendance   at  last   Tuesday's   meet-^  ing.    Fred Hazelwood, president of the  local  branch of the Western Federation of Miners, occupied the chair. He  announced that Mr.  Hawthornthwaite  would open  the meeting, Mr-   Brown  would then be given half an hour, Mr.  Ross half an hour, and Mr. Hawthornthwaite would close the meeting.  Mr. Hawthornthwaite, in opening,  told the audience how he was going to  pulverize the two worthies on the platform with him. He told what Conservatives stood for, what Liberals  claimed they siood for; he dealt very  gingerly with his own record on the  question of taxation and treatment ,of  railway corporations, ridiculed Mr.  Brown's record in the local legislature  and urged his audience to send down a  Socialistarepresen.tatiy_eJ:o_suppj^tJnm_^  He   also   charged   Messrs.   Ross   and  Brown with being the representatives  of the capitalistic class.i According to  Mr. Hawthornthwaite VV. B. Mclnnes,  Ralph Smith, J. A.. Macdonald aud  other well known Liberals, were snide  shysters, traitors, etc., etc.  J. R.   Brown,   M.   P. P.,   followed.  Although still  suffering  from illness,  he manfully defended his course in the  house and discussed the K-uen Island,  C. & W.,  B.   C.   Southern  and  other  matters.     He   pointed   out   that  Mr,  Hawthornthwaite openly boasted that  he held  the balance of power  in  the  house.    Did he use that power to force  through the eight hour bill?   He made  McBride swallow himself ou the Settlers'Rights bill.    He forced  the government into exempting the E.  &  N.  belt  from   the   provisions   of   the iniquitous Education acts although other  cities within   other   railway  belts exempt from taxation,   were equally entitled to such exemption, but he never  used  the   slightest   effort to club the  government into passing an eight hour  bill, and then this loud mouthed friend  of labor and apologist for the McBride  government blamed  the Liberals  for  its     non-passage.     Mr.      Hawthornthwaite's record in connection with C  P. R. legislation was also referred to.  Mr. Brown closed amid applause with  an appeal to the people to vote preferably for a liberal government,  but if  not, then   for a straight conservative  government, rather than the Conservative-Socialist   combination    which   is  controlling the destinies of this  province today.  Duncan Ross, M. P., was loudly applauded when   he   rose  to speak.    He  congratulated the audience upon  having seen and heard the greatest political curiosity in this country.    Robert  Louis      Stevenson     in    the   wildest  stretches   of   his   imagination   never  created   a   Dr. Jeykll and Mr.  Hyde  which presented such  sharp contrasts  as   did   this   same J.   H.   Hawthornthwaite.    Last   night   he   entertained  the audience with a travesty on  the  Socialism of   Karl Mark, tonight he  gave them the real Socialism according  to   the   gospel   of   Richard   McBride.  What right had this  man .to say  that  Mr. Brown and the speaker were  representatives   of   the capitalistic class,  when     his     whole   -record'   in     the  local   legislature   since  he  became   a  Socialist leader, showed <*hat lie was  nothing but a man Friday  to Richard  McBride, and a tool of the Canadian  Pacific Railway.    He was not without  his   cunning   when   he   addressed   a  Greenwood audience. He ridiculed Dick  McBride's curly locks,  suggested  that  some of them should be pulled.    This  was done to deceive the workingmen,  but when   this   same brazen, boastful  J. H, Hawthornthwaite got into the  legislature he was as meek is a lamb  and voted as McBride decided. (Laughter and cheers.)  Mr. Ross, in the brief time at his disposal, did not intend to discuss theoretical Socialism, but he did intend to  give,some^illustra.tions^of^the_,Social^  ism practiced by J. H. Hawthornthwaite  in  the. local legislature.    He  ummer  CLOSES SATURDAY, JULY 21st.  Only two  days  more  in  which   to   buy staple   and fashionable goods at  greatly reduced prices.    Do uot fail to take advantage of this opportunity.  For the benefit of late shoppers we will place on sale Friday and Saturday  a great many new lines, to fill in, in place of goods sold out.  The best advertisement we have for this sale is hundreds of satisfied  purchasers.  Remember this sale  Closes Saturday evening.  first instanced the case of the Midway  & Vernon Railway, a project in which  local people were interested, and upon  whose success much depended from a  local point of view. It is a project  which has been mercilessly pursued by  the C. P. R.. which has almost succeeded in ruining it and those connected with it. In this nefarious work  this powerful corporation has been  aided and abettel by the McBride government and J. H. Hawthornthwaite.  The speaker pointed out that some  time ago the local people succeeded in  inducing Eastern capitalists to become  interested in the enterprise of a syndicate headed by one Loss, took  a six months' option on the  charter, paying the sum of 310,000  therefor. Loss and his associates  said aud did nothing until the six  months had almost expired, when he  coolly informed the Midway & Vernon  people that he had no inteutiou of exercising the option aud in a few days  he bobs up serenely with a fat C. P. R.  contract to build the Nicola Railway.  After Loss threw up his optiou, the  Midway & Vernon people had within  20 days to tile plans of the entire route  from Midway to Vernon with the minister of railways at Ottawa, and to  make the necessary payments  otf capi-  Ottawa who had some influence with  the    government,    and   by   possibly  stretching the strict letter of the law  a six months'  extension of   time was  secured.   Mr. Smailes, who had charge  of the Midway & Vernon  affairs, then  succeeded   in   interesting   New   York  capital in the enterprise.   Work was  commenced, the bonds were being sold  through Kuhn, Loeb & Co., and  there  appeared to be nothing  that could interfere with the  final   success of this  project which means so much for the  Boundary  district.     But   there is no  limit   to   Canadian   Pacific ingenuity  when it comes to a matter of knocking  a small   fellow.    In   some mysterious  way Sir Thos. Shaughnessy, the president of the   C.   P.   R.,   received the  information from Capt. R.  G-. Tatlow,  erstwhile    representative   in    British  Columbia    and   present   Minister   of  Finance, that there was a grave doubt  as to the   validity   of the   provincial  subsidy   and   that   in any   event the  subsidy would not be paid without a  reference to the courts.   In an equally  mysterious way Mr. Clouston, the general manager of the Bauk of Montreal,  received   this   information   from   Sir  Thomas.   Equally mysterious was the  method in which the manager of the  Bank of Montreal in New York got  this infotmation and by some mysterious   method,    known   only   to   high  finance, the New  York   people   interested   in   the   Midway &   Vernon  received the startling information  that  they had bought a law  suit with the  Midway & Vernon.   They immediately  wired Mr. Tatlow, who lost no time in  confirming   the   information  so mysteriously  con veved  through * so  many  channels from Sir Thos.  Shaughnessy  down to the New  York  people.   They  were not buying a law  suit in British  Columbia, and they dropped the project,  leaving the men   unpaid;    Mr.  Tatlow  knocked the deal at just.the right time.  Had he waited a  few hours, longer he  would have been  .fighting New .York .  capitalists, not..Robert.Wood and Ralph  Smailes   and   Duncan   Mcintosh   and  other local people, and  the New York  capitalists could then  have easily established their rights in  the courts as  subsequent events   proved.      But  the  C. P.  R.   knew   when   to knock, and  Capt Tatlow gave out his information  at the psychological moment.  The local people did not intend to'  give up, and immediately applied to  the local government and legislature  for such legislation as would'remove  any matter of doubt. Haying friends  of both sides of the house who in-  insisted that these people should have  a square deal, the government was re  luctantly forced to bring in the necessary legislation. Then Mr. J. H.  Jlawthornthw-^^^^o-^ m^his deadly  work in the interests of the C. P. R.  He placed ou the order paper an  amendment thai the act should not  come into full force and effect unless  all wages were paid on or before February 28th, 1906.    He knew  full well  it was   absolu'ely   impossible  for the  local peopleto pay these wages unless  they were given an opportunity  tt refinance the project.    He knew-full well  that under the provisions of the gen-���  eral railway act no Dominion  subsidy-  is   paid   until   all   the   workingmen's  wages is first pros-ided  for.    Knowing  these things, hi: kepi   this amendment,  like the sword of Damocles,  over the  heads of these poor people.   But, what  happened?      Men   like   Price   Ellison  and   Archie   Macdonald   of   Lilloott,  were determined  that the Midway A  Vernon  people were   going   to  get a  square deal despite the opposition of  Mr. McBride aud Capt. Tatlow and Mr.  Hawthornthwaite.    When these worthies found the measure would carry auy  way, they made the best  of it  and let  it   go   through   the   house.    Did   Mr.  Hawthornthwaite   press    his   motion?  No,   he   dropped it  like a  hot potato  when he found it would  not  be effect-^  ive in killing the  bill.    There  was no  concern   for  the   poor   working man  then.   This   is   the   Socialism   which  J.  H.  Hawthornthwaite   practices   in  the   legislature   of   the    Province   of  make tne neccssitii   uurmtuii!   "����� ^��-r**-   : ......       c     ���   ,  Zas required by the act,  and  had  to j British Columbia-U .sn't   the  Socuil-  enter into a subsidy contract with the  government at Ottawa. The C. P. K.  well knew that it was humanly impossible to do these things aud  chuckled at having so successfully put  the poor Greenwood men who were  interested in the Midway & Vernon  Railway out of business. But fortunately for the Midway & Vernon Railway people  they  had  some frie.ids at  ism which he preaches to the working-  men of Greenw< od. (Loud Applause.)  Mr. Ross also referred briefly to the  C. & W. land grant. He pointed out  that lasjL^x^ar the C P. R. sent aa  arm^oTforoe/^rotected by provincial  p^ice, to a/tf^ ttje V., V. & E. graders  it the  right ����> Ytay   beyond   Miday.  ��L ^ Boundary Greek Times  Issued every Tfidav  11V THE  Boundary Creek Printing and Publishing  CO., TvIMITEl), ,  Duncan Ross .- PKKsruKNT  II. O. Lamii ..Managing ICoitok  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Per Ykak    2 'JO  Six Months  I 2��  To   FOKKHiN  COUNTKIICS.  2 SO  FRIDAY JULY 27 I'Wi  NEVER SATISFIED.  Phoenix today is us well equipped with postal facilities as any  other town of its size in the Dominion of Canada Two years  -ago Phoenix had a daily mail  service by tlie Canadian Pacific  railwa}-: today Pnoenix gets an  additional daily mail by the Great  Northern. Two vears a��-o Phoe-  nix had no custom house; today  Phoenix has a customs and inland revenue officer. Notwithstanding" .what has been done for  Phoenix in the face of an adverse  vote, the Pioneer is continually  fiudiug- fault with the Dominion  government for neglecting Phoe-  nix. It is* now tearing its hair  because the Canadian Pacific railway, for reasons best known to  its officials, refuses to furnish a  direct connection with the tram  from Greenwood at Eholt, aud  consequently the Greenwood mail  does not reach Phoenix the same  day as it is posted. How the Dominion government cau be held  responsible for the acts of the  Canadian Pacific railway company the Phoenix Pioneer alone  knows. There is a board of railway commissioners " to ' regulate  such matters and it would naturally occur to the disinterested  outsider that if the..Pioneer was  as anxious for a remedy as,it is to  have a grievance against the Dominion government, it might  make its kick in the proper  quarter. Asa matter of fact the  controller of the railway mail  service has taken up the matter  with a view to securing a more  prompt mail service between  Greenwood and Phoenix.  If the Pioneer could have a  few^reflectiA^^moments^it^could  readily see that the Dominion  government might weary of its  well doing for Phoenix if the only  reward it is going to secure is  continuous abuse. Phoenix is an  important mining center but during- the last two Years in the mat-  ter of additional postal facilities,  in the matier of securing a customs office, it has received greater  consideration than any other town  in Yale-Cariboo, and for that  matter in the Dominion of Canada.  UNFAIR TACTICS,  A renegade newspaper is always  the bttterest and unfairest in  criticizing its quondom friends.  The Vancouver Province, who,  a short time ago, saw nothing,  but good in R. C. Macpherson,  M. P., has nothing but abuse for  him now. Unbiased observers of  Mr. Macpherson's career as a  public man are not slow to give  him credit for his untiring energy  in the interests of the city of  Vancouver and the province generally. Two sessions ago he was  one of the solid seven who fought  for and secured railway competition in Southern British Columbia  against the combined efforts of  the Canadian Pacific railway and  its newspaper organs. Since  then the Province has lost no Opportunity to villify Mr. Macpherson and the other B. C. members.  It has a new grievance against  Mr. Macpherson. It endeavors  to connect him with the release  of oue Brothier from the penitentiary. Brothier lived off the  earnings of fallen women, and  getting into the clutches of the  law, he was convicted and sentenced to imprisonment. Having  considerable money, he succeeded  iu interesting- Sir Charles Hib-  bert Tupper, an ex-Minister of  Justice, iu securing his pardon.  Representations were made to  Hon.Chas. Fitzpatrick, then Hon.  Minister of Justice. Mr. Fitzpatrick had one weakness. He  was always too anxious to please  his political opponents. He  earned the encomiums of the Conservative press, he escaped the  severe criticisms of Conservative  members in the liouse, but unfortunately, as iu the Brothier  case, this was secured at the expense of political friends aud  party prestige. Had Mr. Fitzpatrick asked for aud secured the  advice of Mr. Macpherson, the  local member, instead of listening to the blandishments of Sir  Chas. Hibbert Tupper, au ex-Minister of Justice, the Liberal par ty  in the west would have been  spared the odium of the Brothier  pardon. It is sometimes dangerous and expensive to be too courteous to politicians of the Sir  Chas. Hibbert Tupper type. The  public interests are sometimes  better served by turning a deaf  ear to their representations, but  how Mi\ Macpherson can be held  responsible for something, of  which he knew nothing-, and to  which his attention had never  been drawn nutil after the mischief was done, the Proviuce 'in  its bitterness alone can tell. . Mr.  Macpherson's responsibility^ is as  great and no greater than that of  every other supporter of the* government.. There are sometimes  some things done for which responsibility must, be assumed by  those who are not directly responsible, but it is unfair for the  Province, in this instance, to endeavor to place all the blame on  Mr. Macpherson's shoulders.  DOG DAYS.  Mongrel dogs are not the only  things which go mad in July  weather. Sometimes newspaper  editors are afflicted. ���*��� The worst  case of "dog days" is that of the  Vancouver World, which is now  wildly suggesting that party  lines should again be abolished  in this proAance. If ever there  was a province which suffered  from the blighting- influence of  hermaphrodite governments it is  British Columbia. The e-ditor of  the World should take a stroll  down to English bay aud plunge  into the ever cold waters of the  sea. It is surely a case of overheating. What is wanted in  British Columbia is a good Liberal government, and this is what  British Columbia will soon have  if newspaper editors, of whom  much is expected, will quit getting rabies in the dog days.  PLAY  FAIR.  The Hedley Gazette, like the  Phoenix Pioneer, is never satisfied so far as the Dominion gov-  eminent and the member for  Yale-Cariboo are concerned. Iu  its issue of July 19th its editor  writes two columns bewailing the  fact that railwav construction  has beeu delayed because the  minister of railways refused to  make a certain order approving  of the plans of the V., V. & E.  into Hedle}-. Possibly the readers of the Gazette might have  been spared this sorrowful Jere-  maid if its editor had known that  the order to which he referred  was made nine days before the  publication of his  article.    The  granting of this order had no.  more to do with delaying railroad  construction in the Similkameen  thau had the editor of the Gazette  with the authorship of the decalogue.  The facts are briefly as follows:  J. W. Stewart, who has. the contract for building the V., V. &  E. from Midway to Molson, also  secured the contract for constructing the road from the International Bouudary line through the  Similkameen valley. An effort  was made to haul in steam shovels, other heaA'-y plaut and all  necessarv supplies from Midway  over Sidley mountain. The contractors soon found out that the  cost of hauling in supplies- by  this route were so heavy that the  pi'ofits from their contract would  be wiped out aud' refused to continue any further work under  such conditions. Thev suggested  Peutiction as a base of supplies,  thus obviating the heavy haul  over Sidley mountain, but for  obvious reasons the Great Northern was not anxious to route supplies "and.' plant flvia Penticton.  It was then decided to defer  further construction into the  Similkameen until the track was  laid to Oroville, when all. supplies would be hauled over the  mountain "by rail. The decision  was arrived at early iu the year  aud was known to the member  for Yale-Cariboo before he., went  east to attend the session of parliament.  Last summer Mr. Keuuedy, the  chief engineer of the V., V. &  E., informed Mr. Ross that his  survey was on the opposite side of  the river from Hedley; that they  couldn't get into the tcwu without interfering with the G. P. R.  if this were done. Mr. Ross told  him to go ahead, aud that he'  would assist him before the minister of railways, and. if necessary, before the railway*- commissioners. The change was made  in the survey and submitted to  the minister of railways for his  approval. As was anticipated,  the C. P. R. violently opposed  the change. Mr. Ross, backed  up by the resolutions of the Hedley Board of., Trade and citizens  generally, made as strong a plea  as he knew how for the town of  Hedley, with the result that Mr.  Emniersou then and there said he  would  give  the necessary  order  Cr*  Cr*  CF*  Cr*  CF*  CF*  CF<  Cr*  CF*  Cr*  CF*  CF*  Cr*  CF*  Q=<  Ct^  CF*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr<  Q^i  Cr*  G**  Cr*  as soon as he secured certainTaxl-  ditional information t not then  available. As soon as this information was received the order  was granted on July 11 th. Keeping iu mind the fact that the decision to defer construction iu the  Similkameen ��� was arrived at  months before the application  was made for the approval of the  amended plaus, the position of  the Gazette becomes absolutely  silly and viciously partizau. It  even went so far as to accuse the  member for Yale-Cariboo of having in some way delayed construction in the Similkameen iu  order to get the Greenwood  branch constructed this summer,  when as a matter of fact the  member for Yale-Cariboo was at  all times in touch with the Similkameen situation and at all  tiines watching the interests of  Hedley.  Did it ever occur to the editor  of the Gazette that in pureh-  local matters, in which there  should be no politics, but. all  should pull together, the member for Yale-Cariboo is deserving  of somewhat kinder treatment  than columns of abuse, particularly when he was at all times,  so far as it was humanly possible,  protecting and promoting the interests of Hedlev and the Simil-  1 ' * '  kameen.  Capital, all paid ap, $14,400,000.  ..$1.0,000,000.  UNDIVIDED   PROFITS   $922,418.31.  President.   Lord Stkathcona and Modnt Royal,  Vice-President:   Hon. George A. Drummond.  General Manager :   E. S   Ci.ouston.  Brandies in London, Eng. [<��-^h!/^U New York, Chicago.  B113'  and sell SlerliuB* Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available in any partjof the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates.  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  *=*9  tnmmmmmmmmmmwiiSmWR  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital,$10,00,000.   Reserve Fund. $4,500,000  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO  B. B. WALKER, General Manager        ALEX. LAIRD, Asst. Genl Manager  BANK MONEY ORDERS  J88UEO AT THE FOLLOWINQ BATE8J  $5 and under...    Scents  Over $5 and not exceeding $10    6 cents  "   $10      �� �� $30... .\ 10 cents  44   $30      " ." $50...... 15 cents  These Orders are Payable at Par at any office in Canada of a Chartered Bank  (Yukon excepted), and at the principal banking- points in the United States.  .     ' ' NUGOTIAHLU AT A FIXED RATE AT  v* THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE, LONDON, ENG. ,  They form an excellent method of remitting small sums of money  Avith.safety and at small cost.  Savings Bank Department  Interest allowed-'on deposits from $1 upwards at current rates.  Greenwood Branch  W. ALLISON, Manager.  tt\tvM-m%mMVf^-V^MTmmr^v>st-N^ wimc ��* ifw-iveurr  In Greenwood and Midway.    The best building1 lots  available for sale at reasonable prices' and on good  terms.    Buy before prices go up.  Frederic W, McLaine  ( C. P. R. Land AgentyG keen wood, B. C,  T  t  X  1'  Y  THE BARN WHERE IS KEPT  THE BEST OF DRIVERS AND  RIGST^WEEIT^S^SADDLE  AND PACK HORSES ARE ALWAYS   AT   YOUR   DISPOSAL.  T  x  I  ay,.. Grains? Feed Store}  Can supply you wants in all kinds of  Chopped Feed, Hay or Grain    : , : ��  Livery Phone 190 Feed Store Phone 124  GEO. H. CROPLEY,  Proprietor,  I  ?  Y  V  .����#�����:  LIMITED.  The Jungle, by Upton Sinclair, the  story of Packing-town, 85 cents and  51.50.    Coles & Frith, 46-47  *i  ������l  ^fi!  Electric  current   supplied    for  M ��$������ 4,4** fr 4* *? 4- 4* 4* 4*<4����l-4"fr'fr*,fr'fr��;    &  Power, Lighting-, Heating and  Ventilating. Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absolute  guarantee of continuous power  servict for operating.   :  :  :   :    :  ��� ����4  Get Our Rates. We Can Save You Money BOUNDARY   GREEK' TIMES  MORE WORK STARTS  Active Operations at the Meadowlark  and Snowshoe.  Work started last Monday ori the  Meadowlark claim on which a bond  was secured some weeks ago by R.  Dal y Morkill of Phoenix, for a syndicate of local capitalists. The claim  adjoins the well known Skylark mine  and is a very promising- property. The  bond covers a period of eightet-.u  months and it is the intention of the  bondholders to fully prospect the property. The members of the syndicate  are: Chairman, G. W Rumberger;  secretary-treasurer, M. M. Stephens;  managing committee. G. W. Rumberger, W. J. Porter, J. h. Martin, R. D.  Morkill and J. J. Caulfield Others interested are J. A. Morrin, C. H. Reeves.  William Delahay Dr. J. 13. Spankie,  A. S. Hood, W. G McMynn and W. I).  I^awson.  Work started on the Snowshoe this  week also under tho management of  Charles Biesel., Men were put to work  getting the machinery into good si.ape  and otherwise preparing for extensive  operations. Denny Lynch formerly  at the St. IOugene mine, at Moyie, is  the foreman at. this property, and the  present s nail force of men will be  augmented as fast as they cau be utilized to advantage.  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  The following table jjr'ives the ore shipments of the Boundary mines for 1TO, 1901, 1902, 1903,        :^  VJ04, 1905 and 1WG, as luporled t'o the Boundary Creek Times:  NATURAL CEMENTS  Natural cements are produced, .by.  burning a clayey'limestone, containing  ��� 15 to 40 per cent of silica, alumina and  iron oxide, without preliminary mixing  and grinding, at a temperature Unit is  usually little, if any, above that of an  ordinary lime kiln. As the burning  mass will not slake if water is poured  upon it. it is necessary to grind it  rather line; after it is ground, if the  resulting powder (natural .'���.ementj be  mixed with water, it" will harden or set"  rapidly, either in the air or under  water. Satisfactory natural cement  materials are widely f'istrjbuted aud of  common occurrence. Hardly a slate is  entirely without limestones sufficiently  clayey to be available for natural  cement '-''manufacture. The sudden rise  of the American Portland cement in-  d ustry, htfwever; has acted to prevent  any,great expansion in the manufacture, of natural cement. Natural  cements vary widely in composition  and consequently are of,varying, industrial '.'importance: It has become  customary to give natural cements  local geographical names,  indicating  , the place ..of their manufacture, as  "Rosendale." "Utica," "Louisville"  aud "Milwaukee." This is especially  appropriate, as the natural cements  made ina given locality have the same  general characteristics, being all made  from the same sedimentrary rock. The  manufacturing methods of a natural  cement plant.are of the simplest kind,  including merely the burning of the  cement rock arid the pulverizing of the  product.!  Slag cement is a by-product of the  blast' furnace and is made by intimately mixing granulated blast furnace slag of proper composition with  slaked lime and reducing this mixture  to a fine powder.  .MINK. -.-     CAMP.  Grauby Mines. Phoenix  Snowshoe.  I'houn ix  Mother Lode Deadwood  Bonnie Belle..  Deadwood  BrooMyn-Stemwindr, Phoenix  Butcher Boy Midway  Rawhide Phoenix  Sunset Deadwood'  Mountain T*oru Summit  A thelstati-Jnckpot, Wellington  Morrison Deadwood  B C Mine Suture it  K Bell ;:Su.mmit  Emma ���..Summit  Oro Denoro Summit  Senator........ Summit  Brey FotfU! Summit  No. 37 Summit  Reliance Summit  Sulphur .Kluj* .....Summit  ���Wiuuipeir... Wellington  Golden Crown Wellington  K'nifr Solomon \Y< Copper  Big- Copper.... W. Copper  No. 7 mine. , Central  City of Paris White's  Jewel.- lion**! Lake..  Carmi ........West Fork  Rambler ';... West Fork  Sally ......'  .West Fork  Providence Greenwood  Elkhorn Greeuwood  Strathmore ��� Greenwood  Prince. Henry Greenwood  Preston  Greenwood  Skylarl} ;G reenwood  Last Chance... ..Greenwood  E P TJ mine Greenwood  Bay Greenwood  Mavis... Greenwood  Don Pedro .....Greenwood  Crescent Greeuwood  Helen Greenwood  Ruby. Boundary Falls  Republic... BoiWBkry Falls  Miscellaneous, : ....  Total tons,.....;   Smelter treatment���  Granby Co   B. C. Copper Co.   Dominion Copper Co '..*.,.  Total reduced   191)0  04/>53  297  , 5,340  1901         1902 1'I03 .    1901 190S      - WCIi  231,762   309,853 39S,718 5*19,703 fi53,S89 '483,931.  1,731.   20.800 71,212      *..    99,034 141,326 138,079 174,298 174.567  75,433  32,330  55,731.  1,200  19,494  802  550  47.405  650  7,455  15,731  150  14,811  560  8 530  1,076  2,250  160  1,040  875  665  2,000  350  785  625  5,646  3,339  19.365  22,937  15..-V37  363  2.435  3,070  3,250  1,759  4.586  37,960  16,400  3,450  iy,  364  25,108  3,056  4,747  9,485  * 3,007  1,833  S6.461  12  9,057  32,433  1,282  8,869  6,376  3.230  96,600  62.387  ,S0  3,456  482  2.060  890  219  33  150  38k  993  400  79  726  325  30  32  145  770  150  20  167  52  =0  300  60  750  3J5  689  155  73  20  : 40  90  80  ���20  500  57  63  790  15  92  15  20  393  140  80  20  --        We have bad 20 years experience in  Cleaning  Dying  Pressing and  Repairing  Gentlemen's wardrobes kept in -first-class  order by monthly contract.  Ladies line garments  cleaned in the most  delicate manner.  Copper Street.   Next to the Victoria Hotel.  Ma  325 500  390,800   5J.-i.S76   6-10,419 'W.S03. 933,516   705,905  230.828   312,310  117.611 ' 143,600  401,921 596,252 687,938 489,308  162,913 210,484 210,830 82,729  132,570     30,930     84,059    114,231  62,389     318,439   460.940   697,404   837,666   932,877   686.268  20,423  18,575  4,274  22,849  SOCIALISM.  {According*  to  the Gospel of J. II. Hawlhbru-  thwaite.)  Place additional burdens upon  the masses for education...   ;  We,  NOTICE  _tlie..jiudersiiriiect" retail  by   ^ __ merchants  of  creenwood and Anaconda, B^Crraffrec"tcrclb'R<*r  our places of business at 0 o'clock p. m., executing Saturdays, when we ajrree to close at 10  o'clock p. in. This agreement to g*o into effect  on Wednesday^ August 1, 1906.  The  Hunter-Kendrick- Co., Lt'il, bv' W.  T.  Hunttr.  The  Russell-I<aw-Caulfield   Co.,   Ll'il  Proctor Joiner.  Rendell & Co., per Barclay.  P. AV George & Co.  Anderson Bros., per E. Anderson.  T. M. Guller & Co.  T. Thomas  A. Log an & Co.  P. Bums & Co. ���  Henry J. Clint.  J. P. Flood.  W, Elson..  Galloway Bros. "  Greenwood T^iquorCo., per McCreath.  Keep tlie lauds of tlie Canadian  Pacific railway immune from taxation, iu violation of the law and  against all principles of equitable  taxation.  Give,the Canadian Pacific railway lands to which it is not entitled. Workingmen don't own.  the land, -therefore give it to the  C.-.P. R.       _____  Stand iu with adventurers (male  and female). They are the friends  of Dick and Bob.  KILLED AT ROSSLAND  LAND NOTICE  NOTICE Is hereby given that sixty days  , after date I intend to apply to the* Chief  Commissioner of Idiiid and Works, Victoria,  to purchase the following described lauds, situated in the District of Osooyoos, Division of  Yale, aud near to Beaver creek:  Commencing where a post Ins been placed  a I the southwest cornerof V. Dynes' pre-emption, aud marked P.. M. Dynes''southeast corner, thence west ten (10) chains, thence north  eighty (80) chains, thence east thirty (30) chain*-,  thence south twenty (20) chains, thence west  twenty (20) chains, thence south sixty (60  chains to place of commencement, containing-''  120 acres, more or less.  B. M. DYNES.  V. DYNES, Agent.  Dated at Beaverdell, July 19,1106. 47.55  We* have one,  a;ooc\ as new, worth  S22, price $14.  A. L. WHITE & CO.  A grievance '. wanted, not a  peaceful remedy in connection  with an eight hour day in the  smelters.  Vote for me, J. H. Hawthornthwaite. J am your leader. I  .am^al5a.-���D.ic.k^_MgBr^e|sjji^_  Friday.  . Socialism is based ou some sort  of economic .principles (on the  stump). Its practical application is to provide a safe position  for J. H. Hawthornthwaite. I  can always stand in with Dick  McBride and the railway corporations so long- as I cau make you  believe that I am a Simon pure  socialist.  I would rather be a doorkeeper  for Dick McBride thau dwell in  the realms of consistency.  Robert Inches Falls Ninety Feet to  Instant Death.  ''���A distressinr*; accident occurred last  Friday morning- when Robert Inches  was instantly killed bv a fall from the  top of the Le Roi headwords," says the  Rossland Miner. "The flagstaff on  the top of the headwords: had been  bent" by a recent windstorm, and Mr-  Inches and Alexander Dunlap, assisted  by several others, were instructed to  take it down and replace it with'a new  one. In carrying- out the instructions,  Mr. Inches insisted on going- to the top  of the headworks, while Mr. Dunlap  and those assisting them remained in  1 a portion of the works near the top, tn  order to lower the flagstaff by means  of a rope. Mr, Dunlap offered to go,  but Mr. Inches said he preferred to do  so. A smairrope was to be used but  Mr. Dunlap insisted on a larger one.  This was tied by Mr. Inches around  the portion of the flagstaff which was  to be lowered. A pully was fastened  to the lower section of the staff, which  projects immediately ab >ve the roof.  A rope was rieved through this pully,  and when everything was ready Mr.  Dunlap asked Mr. Inches if he thought  Whkn W. M. Law left here on  Sunday last, Greenwood lost one  of its best and most enterprising  citizeus. In the early days of the  city no man was more indefatigable in its upbuilding. Tempted  by a promising business offer iu  Omaha, he. has left here temporarily, but. be hasstill many valuable interest-*, in the locality and  the community will gladly welcome him back after he has se-  cused fame aud fortune iu thej  neighboring renublic. |  the knot l^"lTaTt~tie~cl=afoufi1d"the"flag--!:  staff would hold.  "'It will hold foi ever,'replied Mr.  Inches.  "Mr. Dunlap and the five or six men  with him began to lower the upyer  portion of the staff, which was 45 or 50  feet in length, while Mr. Inches stood  by on the root* and guided it. Suddenly  the knot on the flagstaff began to  loosen under the strain, and it slipped  vthrough the rope and came down as  lightning, the ball of the staff striking  Mr. Inches with such force that,he was  thrown from the rooF and fell a distance of 90 feet. In his descent he  turned twice in the air and struck ou  the rocks on the east side of the head-  works with his hands outstretched and  his head down. The impact was so  forcible that the face from the month  upward and the front portion of the  skull were crushed like an eyjj shell,  and his brains wer-: -scattered around  where h3 fell.  "Death must have been instantaneous, for not a muscle of his body  moved alter he tell. The body was removed tn, tlie 11111.I1-> taking i-;.tai)iish-  nient ol J. M   J>ii��.I..ii  "Mr. liu'.iu'.-. lias ii;..-n .��� ������<*���������!���-!.t ���>;  Kossiand fur ine past ten yearn, anil  during lliar jjerio-l lias followed the  occupation of carpenter.  "K'.*r   .seven   or .eight   ycar.s past   he  ha*   been   onintanlly   employed   at the  As   a.  c; !]>e> ter   he   It .id   'nut  ���ffigss*..'-^,      >**.   *.-*;,,.y.v  M&m��AJ i-1 -j V,-tes&M c  "  ,vj!..... ������ -Py \ %\ (*���$%     ���  Solid Oak  ressers  rfilfili S j I   For'beautv, style, dura-  ul^M'ifi     ��� ���"���' ���'������'������"  ,1 bility    and     usefulness  oinbined   with   moder-  aie price our  Dressers, Stands, Sideboards, Dining  Tables and Chairs  have no superior.  We are leaders in Furniture.  T. M. GULLEY8CO.     I  Furniture Dealers and Undertakers.   Greenwood arid Midwaay.       %  ���t-��I"I��<MX*Kw>*CM!Mi<Mi*,-fX-'��><" ���>**<Mi~X~i',">*C***<^^  TEL  mmmmm ����W  mS^HmlW  ERNEST J. CART1ER, Kroprietor.  Finest Furnish ed House in the Boundary  V  Steam Heated.    Lighted   throug-hout   with   electric  lig-hts.  ���JS^^ffer^|>g^i_jn..dj^_ements_. to  travellers  as we have the  finest sample rooms in the city!    CTuf~~bar��� ~excelTssT;ll~dthers."  FIRST-CLASS CAFE, 0PEN;DAY AND NIGHT  w-  m  icyclies  xi am ���^ayjwig3itript^ocpi��:^*atf��aJ��gt MUM.xtc7u:M  w?ssa  1H1W ifc^iMt.afafiti^  Just arrived a full stock of Bicycles  and supplies.    Our uew repair shop  is complete and up-to-daie.     Also a  stock of new and second band bikes   ���  for sale.   :���::.::::::    :  WHY  WALK TO WORK WHEN  YOU  CAN  RIDE  Pianos  THE i.ii-.LL.  the best on the market on easy terms.  ���A  Nicely Furnished RooHisp-^'^r^r?'',!y^?  J | ~u-.uiy    Oiiniivy uu-itl       lie   u as ;i  mo.l'j  sewing Machines  ,*ct^*j�� * jr^ r" j��v  ���/'�����i^!S^'^^KS5!S33i^S3SSBSSfl  Wc i'.itv;.- them. 31(1, S]5, an��l up to  S70. SS a month takes the celebrated drop head Singer, vour mothers machine.  CALL AND SEE O'JR STOCK.    Opposite Postoffice.  I  ��.!  Single or en Suite.  ilUSltfESS LOCATION.  Connaerciai Hotel.       Copper Street.  For RexT���Furnislied house, four  rooms, Sl6. Furnished cabins, 58, S5.S0  and S3. H. J. Cunt, Copper St.  j i.-ii'a.-u in i-vi r_v rcsjii-  t. ;i   kiin!    i;niivr  1 uiiit liUhb-.iiil. ;i ,...in   v.-iiu.-*:   (ii-aiii i.^  ;:  grcal lvj.->- I" tins o-jieui'mtiy.  "Mr.   Liicl)i.-s   was u   native ���>!  S_u:  land   and   ag'etl   .i'imjiu   45   years     tie  leaves   n.   widow   rnd   nine   children,  three .sons and six daughters, tojnourn  his demise.    Two daughters are mar-  'A.,    COPPES   STPF.F  AGENT.  Ji  vm-ii,  Mrs. Dr. I-'ro-Mor. of  Vici>,ri;:. :; nd  will bi- iit-id us tin- 1-ansc of death was  plain i!:a'. there   is   no i*ecess:ty for  ui   intjuisi: ii.ii.  Mrs   Ernest Morrison of thisr.ity.v.'hi e j .  his   oldest    s-ttt,   Ri.btrt    Ino'in.'*,  is   at  present at Seward, Alaska. No inquest       Flowers at Mrs  Bernard's, phone A31  ��� a^z^wrrra-KT-uri:  :rsnrgt.r'K��**TlC^:fl37,a';^;^^ vsa*.  gs-^csrsagB^aMflSB-in^^  }|  PROSPECTOR'S GUIDE  (By A. Harry Hook, Assayer.)  This week we will take up copper  and its ores. During- the last ten  months the price of copper has been  steatiily rising- and this has caused  considerable interest being- taken in  the Boundary' of good copper properties, and if the copper market continues to be strong it is probable that a  great number of properties will be  opened up within the next six months,  especially up the Norlh Fork of the  Kettle river.  The demand for copper has kept up  with the supply, owing- chiefly to the  great strides being taken in electrical  development, which requires so much  copper. Indeed, if copper went higher  than at present, it would be in danger  of being- partially superseded at any  raite by the newer and lighter metal,  ��� aluminium, for power lines.  Copper is the metal of the Boundary,  and with the increase of capacity and  lower costs of operation of the local  smelters-there is a bright future.  JNext week our article will be ou  "Iron and Its Ores." ' -  Copper was known and mined in  ancient times. Phoenician relics have  been found in the Rio Tin to copper  mine, and it is known that the Romans  got out large values. Copper is one of  our most useful of metals. Without iV  the present high state of efficiency of  electrical appliances could not have  been attained. It is the base of most  of the brass founders' alloys, suclji as  brass, ��� bronfces, arg-entan, etc. Pure  copper is very ductile, and may be  drawn out into very .fine wire. It can  not be well poured into moulds, because  it contracts on cooling very unequally  and does not fill out the moulds. For  casting it is used with zinc, tin, etc.  It has the property of having a high  conductivity for electricity and is  mainly used in electrical work. Copper  is very easily soluble in dilute nitric  acid, but hydrochloric acid hardly acts  upon it. It forms two classes of salts,  the.cuprous and cupric, hence the various colors of copper ores and their  great variety.  '���*'*."    NATIVE CpPPKK. '  .This variety is. found in great abundance around Houghton,. Michigan. It  has a-hardness of 2.5-3 and specific  gravity of 8.8-S.9. Its luster is metallic, color copper-red and streak metallic  shining. It is composed of pure copper, often containing- some silver, bismuth, mercury, etc. It dissolves readily  in nitric acid, producing a deep azure  blue solution svith amm'oni.i. Native  copper occurs in beds and veins accompanying- its various ores, especially  cupriti, malachite and azurite; also  with the sulphides, chalcopyrite, chal-  cosite, etc. It is also often abundant  in the vicinity of dikes of igneous  rocks): also in clay slate and sandstone.  In   the   I^ake   Superior   region,   near  rjBEEMEBTOgsgro aitroigna  ^^-���\ jC-XV * i '���  it ��� 'DOTS     --v  C* IAZ'   '��� ������������    ," ���   -    ��� ���  %A   '  Has   been   d   favorite  from   it  birth,   as   is.  evidenced by is popularity in all the towns  of the Boundary.   ��  1> Sale at all Leading  Hotels either draught or  buttled.  Insist or having  "ELKHORN"  MADE BY THE  ipjppj  Will come back clean  and smell as sweet - as  the flowers in May, if  you   send  them  to   the  GREENWOOD STEAM  LAUNDRY CO.  j   PHONE 59    {  �����  0OOOO00O00O0<KKKK>00O0(X��0O  S3  \a  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in    Sash,   Doors,  Turned  Work  and  Inside Finish,  '   Etp(.  9        ESTIMATES FURNISHED.        8  | GREENWOOD, ':   B. C."|  OOOOO-CrOOOO-OO-OO ooooocooooo-o  S.BARRY YUILL  IF  ///Wl   ��  ���������-.-piS'  <��&?���'AZfA-~-  JMSACTrCAL      WATCHMAKKK       AND  JEWELLER.  All workguaran teed    GREENWOOD  Keweenaw Point, the copper occurs in  both amygdalodal dolerite and sandstone near the junction of these two  rocks.  CHALCOPYRITE.  ���So!netimes=called-copper-^pycites,^is.  the most common ore of copper, especially in British Columbia. It has a  metallic luster and its color is a deep  brass yellow, often tarnished. It is  readily distinguished from iron pyrites  by being more easily scratched by a  knife and by its having a deeper yellow  color. This mineral is composed of  copper 34.5 pe>- cent, iron 30 5 per cent,  sulphur 35 per cent, and is a sulphide  of copper and iron. It may or may noi  contain gold or silver. It is soluble in  nitric acid, formmg a green solution  which turns to azure blue*- on adding  ammonia and allowing tlie precipitated  :nt;tal to settle. Chalcopyrite is a  widely disseminated mineral. It occurs  in veins and deposits in gneiss aud  crystalline schists, also in serpentine  rocks, often mix 3d with iron pyrites,  sin-rite, tetrahedrite, etc.. aud some  times with pyrrhotite, with   nickel and  brittle.    It is found  massive  at  Butte (  City, Montana, in Ian e quautities.  TETRAHEDRITE.  Or gray copper ore, has a metallic  luster. Its color is between flint-gray  and iron-black, arid its streak is like  the color inclining to brown and cherry-  red. This mineral is rather brittle aud  con-tains 52.1 per cent of copper, 23.1  per cent sulphur and 24.8 per cent  antimony. It is distinguished by its  form, when crystallized, by its deep  black color on fracture, and brighl  metallic luster. It is much softer than  magnetite and is often associated with  chalcopyrite, pyrite, sphalerite, galend  and various other silver, lead and copper ores.  CUPRITE.  Commonly called red copper ore. It  occurs massive, granular, and sometimes earthj'. Its luster is adamantine  or sub-metallic to earthy, aud its color  red of various shades, particularly  cochineal red, sometimes almost black.  The streak is several shades of brownish red, shining. It resembles hematite, bui i.-> softer, and does not become  magnetic in reducing flame. It is  somewhat like cinnabar but differs in  the color of its streak and also in its  blowpipe reactions. Cuprite is composed of copper 88.8 per cent, oxygen,  1 2 per cent.  MALACHITE.  This mineral is a basic carbonate of  copper and contains 57.4 per cent copper. The luster of its crystals is adamantine inclining to vitreous; of  fibrous varieties, more or less silky.  The color is bright green and streak  pale gresn. It occurs commonly alcng  with other copper ores and as a product  of their alteration. It is distinguished  by its green color and by its efferves-  cecce in*acids.  AZURITE.  Azurite is also a base carbonate of  copper. It contains 55.2 per cent copper but has an azure blue color. Its  luster is vitreous, almost adamantine,  and its streak is blue, slightly lighter  than copper. It also occurs along with  other ores of copper and as a product  of their decomposition.  ���'���' BOND THE RUBY  THE STOCK MARKET  Local Company Secures Another Promising Copper Claim.  The B. C. Copper Co., Ltd., have  secured an eighteen months' working  bond, on the Ruby claini and will  shortly start active-development work.  The Ruby is situated near Bouudary  Falls and is a chalco-pyrite proposition  carrying copper and geld. Considerable development work was done some  years ago and the results then obtained  indicate ihat it will probably develop  into a profitable mine,. .  During the past few months the B.  C. Copper Co. have been remarkably  'active in securing several promising  claims within easy working distance  of their smelter. Among the claims  secured are Oro Denoro, B. C. Copper  and the Lone Star and Washington  groups in the state of Washington.  BAND^CONCERT  The Greenwood band gave a most  successful entertainment in the Auditorium last night. The audience  though not large comfortably filled  the hall and were highly'pleased with  the excellent numbers rendered by the  skilful musicians. Mrs Oliver, Mrs  Frith and Miss Hallett rendered a  vocal trio in a highly acceptable manner and Mis j Bsldon's cello solo was  much enjoyed, Mrs Oliver also rendered a vocal solo. The Misses Hen wood  was to have rendered a vocal duet but  were unable to be oresent much to the  disappointment of the audience.  THE COPPER MARKET  Le Roi Shares Touch a High Mark.  White Bear Sales. ���  Le Roi shares reached the highest  point  in   the last four  months   when  ^1 17s 6d. was quoted a few -day's ago  on the Loudon market. Four months  ago the price was qi oted one shilling  higher, but this week's quotation is  the highest since then. Quite a number consider the shares worth at least  ��2 each, and are not inclined to sell  for less.  A few thousand shares of White  Bear have changed hands during the  past week and the price is 5% cents for  full)- paid up stock. The mine will  resume shipments this week. It will  probably be on a small scale at first.  There have been some fairly large  sales of Sullivan of late. The ptice is  3)4 cents asked and 2% cents bid.  Following are'the latest quotations:  ASKED. BID.  American Boy 01% .01  Canadian Goldfields ..      .08 .07>-<  Cariboo  McKinney....      .02y> .02  C. M..& S. Co. of Can.135.00 133.00  Graubv  13.00 11.00  Giant." 02 .01  Hecla     2.00 1.90  International Coal       .66 .55  Jumbo... .-.       .20    *-..    .08  Ram bler-Cariboo\.........      .24^ .22  Sullivan                       .03>4 .02^  White Bear :...:..       06 .05%  Roselle         25 .23  Poplar Cre'k(Moliican)      .12 .10  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "The Cairngorm  Fractional"  Mineral  Claim,-  situate in  the Greenwood  Mining Division  '   of Yale District.   Where located:    In Long  -Lake Camp.  TAKK NOTICE 'hat I, M. J.   M.   Wood,  . Agent lor tlie Vancouver and Boundary  Creek   Developing &   Mining Company, Ltd.  Lty.,   Free Miner's Certilicate No. B93038, and  Charles L. Tliotnel,  Free Miners' Certificate  No." 156589, intend, sixty days  from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mininir Recorder fora  Certificate  of Improvements, for the purpose  of obtaining a Crown Grant of llic above claim.  And  further take  notice that action, under  sectiou 37,must be commenced  before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 22nd dav  of June, A   D.  1906.    .  42-50 M. JVM. WOOD.  0<>ooCKK><><>CK>0<K><KXK>O<XX>0<>0<>  ���{CANADIAN  [R AIL WAY!  Winnipeg  Exhibition Rates  From Cranbrook, B. C.  $20.25  ROUND TRIP  Good to return until  Aug.  2nd  Next Selling Date  Eastern Excursion Rates  August 7-8-9, Sept. 8-10.  St. Paul, Chicago, :  Ontario, Quebec,  Maritime Provinces,  =Eor-;rates,^bertlureserv.ations and^J  6   detailed   in   foemation,   apply to  ro  local agent or write,  E.   R.   REDPATH,   AGENT.  GREENWOOD,  E. J. COYLE. J.S.CARTER,  o  6    G.P.A .Vancouver D.P.A.Nelson.  OOOOOOOOOvw^oOOOOOOOOOOOOO  \\  New   Yokk,   'July    26���The    metal  market shows a slightly improved tone.  This is due rather to the  united  stand  of tho producing interests than   to r.nv  cobalt sulphides, as  at  Sudbury, Out.   increase in the buying demand.    Lake  ���  ( ituKNiTK. copper is   being   held    firmly   at  18^  Bornite  i*-.' Vnfiiiiti'iiies  called   horse- | cents and electrolytic at   1SJ*< cents per  flesh copp**-!' oi peacock copper ore.   Its I pound, and .some smalt  lots  have been  sold at these prices this week.    No dis-  luster i.s metallic and color between  coppvr red and,brown or fle.->'t fracture  Its .sire.ik is pale grayisu black. This  mineral is cmip-scd of copper 55.5  per cent, iron 16.4 per cent, sulphur  2S 1 per cent, and is a sulphide of copper and iron. It i^ distinguished from  chalcocite by its familiar redish* color,  also varigated trom purple to blue and  often has a i-riili.int tarnish. This is  rather ;; common ore of e<ipp?r and is  v*?ry brit tie.  CH.U.COCITE. !  This niini-ra! is genera'ly >-a/* d ' H>m  copper gliucv.-. ll Contains a high percentage <>f "copper, being 79 S per cent  copper and 20.2 per cent sulphur. It  has a metallic luster and color and  streak bl: ckish lead-gray, often -t.ir-  ntshetl1 biiie or green. Chalcosite resembles   argentite   verv   much   but  is  position to get nervous is discoverable  among t.'w-. producers. Spot copper is  exceedingly scarce and tin- output of  the mines is sold up to the middle of  September.  THE CO&1FOH7AQLE WAY.  S. F. & N. RY.  Daily  Ii icave  8:15 a.m.  8:15 a.m.  8:15 a.m.  ft 8:15  a.m.  1^8:15 a.m.  PHOENIX  Spokane, Seattle.  Everett, Belling-  liam, Vancouver.  Victoria and all  Coast points  Spolca.-.e, Fernie,  Wiunipetr. St.Patil  Minneapolis   Grand  Porks, Republic, Marcus   Xorthport.    Rossland. Nelson  ���   Kaslo. Sandon   Daily  Arrive  6:05 P.m.  6:05 P.m.  6:05 p.m.  6:05 p.in  SW  ducted ma-.iv par;Us to the   south   and  West      I always c:>rry this   remedy and  have used, it successfully   ���������;!   many oc-  j distinguished   by   being   much   more i casions."    Sold by all druggists.  Saved His Comrade's Life.  "While   returning  from   the  Grand  Army    encampment    at    Washington  City, a comrade from   Elgin,   111.,   wa.-.  taken   with cholera morbus and was in  a   critical  condition,"  says  Mr. J.  K. . M  _ hiand. of   EJidon.   Iowa.    "I gave j Kb  inn; Chamberlain's Coiie,  Cholera am! ; JS  Diarrhoea Remedy   and   believe   saved > ^  his life.     I iitve  I  woik   and  year�� ui   linmigrauo  n engaged   for ten I ^  Rtj Connecting at Spokane with the famous  fi "ORIENTAL. LIMITED."  P 2    Daily   Overland  Trains   2  jj�� i'Voin Spokane for ^Winnipeg,  Sfj St. Paul, Minneapolis, St. Louis,  j|j  Chicago and all points east.  For     complete      information,  rates,   berth   reservations,   etc.,  call on or address  ���M. M. STEPHENS.  Agent. Phoenix.  S. G. YERKES,  A P.A..Seattle.  FOR SALE OR RENT  Tents,  Guns,   Fish   Poles,   Sewing  Machines, House Goods, old or new.  The O. I. C. New and Second-Hand  Store. A. L. White & Co.  House, sign and all exterior and  and interior painting and decor  ating promptly done.  Klall Papering  End Kalsomining  Send in your spring orders.  Gbompson $ Rouefon,  Box 255, Greenwood.  Shop Government street.  MINERAL ACT 1896  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  'Prince Henry"   and    "Abercraiff"    Mineral  Claims, situate in the- Greenwood Mining  Division of Yale District. * Where, located:  In Skylark camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Arthur. Mnrdoch  Whiteside, as ag*ent for George Arthnr Rendell, free miner's certificate Nj. B2182; Georpe  Birkett Taylor, free miner's certificate No,  B2O58; and James Ernest Spankie, free miuer's  certificate No. K1049. intend, sixty days from  the date liereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of Improvements, for  Uie purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of the  above claims. ..--.'  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificati of Improvements.  Dated Ihis 4th dav of June, 1906.  40-49 A. M. WHITESIDE.  ADMINISTRATOR'SNOTICE  . ...        .0......  ��� NOTICE Is hereby gi veil that by au order,  made in the supreme court, by ��� Mr. Justice  Morrison, and dated the 14th day of June, 1906,  A. C, Sutton, official administrator, was appointed administrator of the estate of William  Meadows, deceased, lately residing near Rock  Creek, B. C. Every person having any claini  against above estate is required to file samt  verified by statutorv declarations with the undersigned on or before tlie. 1st day of 'August,  1900, stating what, if any. security, is held for  such claim.  Every person indebted'*.trr-paid" estate is required to make payment forthwith to the tind-  ersigui'd. and every person having in possession property, or effects of said, deceased is required to deliver same to undersigned forthwith After said 1st August the administrator  will proceed to distribute said estate, having  regards to those claims only of which he shall  then have had notice.  Dated at Grand Forks, B. C. the 27th Jnne,  1900; A.C.SUTTON,  Official Administrator,  43-47 ,*" .   Grand Forks, B. C.  MINERAL ACT. ���  Certificate of Improvements.  '.'-.:���.- notice. /.;.;  ������ ��� "-: :  "Climax". Mineral Claim, situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District  Where located:    In Skylark Camp.  TAKENOTICE that I, Ed. ,H. Mortimer,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B2014. acting  as agent for Arthur -M. Pelly .Free Miner's Certificate No. B85787, 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. .1. .'-...-���  And further take notice that action under section 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 25th dav of June, A.D. 1900.      43-51  Synopsis of Canadian Homestead  Regulations.  0 ������ ..-���������  ANY available Dominion Lands within the  . Railway Belt in British Columbia, mar  be homesteaded by any person who is the sole  head of a family, or any male over 18 years of  age, to the extent of one-quarter section of 100  acres, more or less. -."'-.:  Entry must be made personally at the local  land office for the district in which the land is  situate.  The homesteader is required to perform the  conditions connected therewith under one of  the following plans:  (1) At least six mouths'residence upon and  cultivation of the laud iu each year for three  years.  (2) If the father for motlier, if the father Is  deceased), of the homesteader resides upon a  farm in the vicinity of the laud entered for, the  requirements as fo residence 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 viciu-  itv of his homestead, the requirements as to  residence may be satisfied by residence upon  the said laud.  Six months' notice in writing should be given  to the Commissioner of Dominion Lands at  Ottawa of intention to apply for patent.  Coal lands may be purchased at $10 per acre  for soft coal and $20 for anthracite. Not more  than 320 acres can be acquired bv one individual or compauv. Royalty at the rate of ten  cents per ton of 2,00 pound? shall be collected  on the gross output.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be pa'd for. 32-59  MINERAL, ACT?  g&gS3ic5^SS33��S:  fcertificate of Improvements  NOTICE  "London" Mineral Claim, situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.  Where  located:    In Deadwood Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Arthur Murdoch  Whiteside, acting as agent for F. F.  Ketchum, Free Miner's Certificate No. B93037,  and George M. Foster, Free Miner's Certificate  Vo. B6554, intend, sixty days .Srom the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a  certificate of Improvements, for the prrposeof  obtaining a Crown Grant of their interests in  the above claim.  And further take notice that action, nnder  section 37, must be commenced before tie issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this lrth dav of June, A.D. 1906.  42-50 A. M.WHITESIPE. BOUNDARY   GREEK  TIMES  Lots  Now  on the  Market  -^S^HIS town is beautifully situated, 42 miles from Grand Forks,  on' the banks of  ���^ the North Fork of the Kettle River and is surrounded on all sides by the largest and richest Copper showings in British Columbia; namely,-���The McKinley,  Gloucester, Banner. Jumbo Maple Leaf, M. S. Victoria and many others. ���  The Townsite streets are cleared. The Government wagon road has just  reached the town. The Kettle Valley road is now rushing construction to this  camp. The Great Northern surveyors are in the field and it is definitely announced  that sixteen miles of the road will be built this Summer.  A large hotel and store buildings are now in course of erection. A water works  system is being installed. From one to two through stages leave Grand Forks  daily.  from  65.00  TO  $135.00  For full information, address  A. ERSKINE SMITH &  TERMS: One-third down; balance six and twelve months.  CO., Grand Forks, B. C.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  J. R. BROWN,   -  BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR  Tel. Q2. Notary Public  Offices, Wallace-Miller Block,  Greenwood, B. C.  P. M. LAMB,  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Office with F. AV, McLaine.  Copper Street. Gkeenwood, B. C.  ARTHUR NI. WHITESIDE.  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendell Block, Greenwood, B.C  W. H. JEFFERY,  Consulting Mining Engineer.  Properties examined  and  reported   on.    Will  take charge of development work.  Correspondeni-e solicited.  GREENWOOD.  B.   C.  A. HARRY H��OK  PROVINCIAL ASSAYER  Control and Umpire  Assays a Specialty.  ���/^"Samples received by mail or express, assays and returns  made next day.  Correspondence Solicited.  GREENWOOD,  ���    >>  B. C.  p. EDWARD BROWN  ,       Accountant and 'Auditor  Commercial   and   Mining  Accounts  solicited. Acting- secretary for Mining  Corporations. Greenwood, B. C.  3gg��jf|Se BOUNDARV   VALLEY    LODGE  rjSS/i&fe: No._38._I_.0_._0. F.  Meets every  Tuesday Evening at 8 00 in lite  1. 0. O. F. Hall.    A cordial invi tation is ex  tended to alt sojoiirninp brethern.  H. H. HUFF, S. E. BELT,  N. G. Rec.-Sec  The Freshest Bread  Cakes, Buns and Pastry always on hand. We also ea��\iy  a first class stock of Staple  Groceries.  STAR ilrBAREM  PHONE A 86.  DISSOLUTION OF PARTNERSHIP  NOTICE is hereby triveit tliat the partnership heretofore existing between McPherson &  Craig, hotel keepers, Boiinilarv Falls, lias been  dissolved.  June Wth, 1906.  4u-��0 AV. H. CRAIG.  Vendome Hotel  ANACONDA. B. C.  Has recently been reopened uider new  management.  The liouse has been thoroughly rer.o  vated throughout.  Conveniently situated ' so that employes of smelter will find a first-class  place to room and hoard.  MRS/ STANTON  PROPRIETRESS.  TOWN TOPICS'. If  Dr. Mathison, denist, will be absent  until September.  Fresh Lowney's Chocolates, IS cents  to$l, at Coles & Frith's.    . 46-47  See us for rubber Hose Cv I. C. new  and 2nd. Hand store. A. L. White  & Co.  Mrs. E5. T. Wickwire will receive on  the first Monday and Tuesday evenings  of August and September.;.,  If in need of blue print paper, tracing cloth, detail paper, etc, try Coles &  Frith.- \ 46-47  Miss Dahl sang for:a packed liouse  and in the presence of all the musical  celebrities. Her, voice has1 great  strength, is sweet and pure and i.f  considerable range.���Boston Journal.  Sorhethiug new and something nice  fancy and unique. Scolehware cups,  saucers and teapots, with catchy and  appropriate inscriptions, at Smith &  McRae's. .46-47 .  Grand Forks suffered -from a $30,000  fire last Monday morning. The largest loser was J. \V. Jones whose furniture store valued at $30,000 was nearly  wiped out. T. H. McCarter and Ed.  Knapp each sustained losses of about  $500.    ���  Nothing sets a table, off better than  handsome china. Fine Haviland china,  fancy cups and  saucers,   fruit  dishes,  cream pitchers, etc.,  at Smith & Mc  Rae's.       : 46-47  The music lovers of Greenwood and  vicinity may count upon the enjoyment  of such a treat in song as has never  before been offered in the smaller cities  of this province, when Miss Dahl and  Miss Smith appear at the Auditorium  on Tuesday, July the 31st.  _��� J?^^��?JJi��teffi th? celebrated Tone  Poet or Norway, says: "I~f eel ""con fi~  dent that Miss Dahl, with her attractive personality, will win the sympathy  and appreciation of music loving people in the far west." Miss Dahl will  give a concert iii the Auditorium on  July 31st.  At the tax sale held last Monday the  city clerk was successful in disposing  of a large number of lots. Local  dealers in real tstate were the heavist  buyers. The sale realized $1,300.  Some good lots still remain unsold and  another sale will he held at ihe city  hall on July 30th.  The  Times    has received    through  Frederic  McLaine, the  local   agent, a  handsomely illustrated booklet published by the  Canadian   Pacific   Railway.  It  is descriptive of  Southern British  Columbia and contains  a   fund of  in-  | formation for the homeseeker,   invest-,  j or sportsman, and tourist.  j     Olivia Dahl, the  Norwegian   singer,  i Gina   Smith,   pianist.    Arrangements  for the visit >>f Miss Dahl   and  Miss  Smith through interior British Columbia  are   now   completed.    The  ladies  will appeal iu Greenwood ou   the  evening of Tuesday, July 31st.  The Gazatte was pleased to receive a  call on Monday from an old friend,  Mr. C. B. Bash of Greenwood, who  was making a Hying trip to Bear  Creek. Old times and friends at Mc  Kinney and the Boundary was the  theme, and all know how pleasantly  on hour or two can pass under such  conditions.���Hedley Gazette.  The thought that ' no one cares and  no one knows'" blights many a bud of  promise. Be it the young artist at the  ease?, the workman at his bench, the  boy a* his mathematical proolems or  your little girl at the piano, give what  praise you can.  Dr. Simmons,Dentist; open evenings.  E. Jacobes editor of the B. C. Mining Record is in the city.  Cucumbers and tomatoes Helps out  many a meal. A fresh supply just  received.    Galloways Bros. 47-48  John Morrison principal of the  Challiwhack high scool was a visitor  to Greenwood   this week.  Fresh fruit is being received from  the Okanagan, peaches, plums and  apples.    Galloway  Bros, 47-48  Tliere will be no service in St Judes'  Hall next Sunday as was first expected.  Rev, J. Leech ��� Porter will remain in  Vancouver another week, returning to  reopen services Sundav August 5th,  NATION BUILDING  Learned Address Delivered by Prof.  Kilpatrick Monday Night-  Rev. Professor .-Kilpatrick, of Kncx  College, Toronto, delivered a splendid  address before a fairly gooc-sized audience in the- Presbyterian church last  Monday night on the subject, "The  Building of a Nation; Its Problems and  Ideals.'" Duncan Ross, M. P., occupied the chair, and in 'fitting terms  introduced the speaker, who proceeded  at once to deal with his subject in a  comprehensive and exhaustive manner.  He began by pointing out the great  heritage Canada has iu her people,  The Saxon race was rich in the accumulated strength of centuries, reinforced by the many qualities intro-  diu ed in times past by other peoples  who had mixed with them. The so-  called pure races were the weaklings  of the earth; the mixed races were the  rulers of the world today. In the  building of a nation he recognized the  necessity of accumulating wealth, but  he declared that sordid wealth without  the redeeming elements of education  and culture were an abomination anda  menace to any country. '  There was great necessity for more  thorouglTWIl^opttlar'e'dncatitin^HPhe'  people of British Columbia had before  them the opportunity to establish a  system which would make it possible  that every boy and girl receive as good  an education as their capabilities warranted,  In the course, of his address Mr. Kil-  datrick emphasized an important problem in nation building when he referred to the deplorable lack of public  spirit in Western Canada, especially.  He declared that the man who had no  interest in the country or town in  which he lived, beyond the mere money  he was able to accumulate therein, was  unworthy of the protection and privileges its laws and institutions afforded:  Throughout his whole address the  speaker appealed to the best ana highest instincts in human nature and.  decried the prevalence of indifference,  prejudice and ignorance of those elements most important to the building  af a nation. The meeting closed with  "God Save the King;" after wnich  refreshments were served.  <BKHft ���*��$*����#*��#��**��#����##������*�� J*-**-.ftftftftftftftft-ttftftftftftftftftftftft  ��  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ftft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  -ft  ft  ft  4  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ftft  ft  ft  ft  ft  . ft  With Buyers for our  PureSii  We have the El astic Felt or  Pure White Cotton, made in  fancy Satin  Ticking.    See them  and you will try  one, for they are guaranteed to be satisfactory.  Red Front Furniture  Store  O I C 2nd Hand  ��  a  A. L. WHITE & CO. 1  ft  �����  #ftftft!��ftftft*��ft*ft��ft#ft***ft.��������ft*  | Phone 16.  w     ���*.'-.���       ���  * ,   . *  ��?��      v   ' '���       "  -*    ~~      ���������*-���--��� ��*---  ^ .    s^5,     -       -   . *  JL A  well  furnished   Barber   Shop  on  Copper j,  <=���� street.    Good location., |��  T Also a furnished bed-sitting room. T  Houses and Cabins in all parts of the city,  FIRE INSURANCE A SPECIALTY  Do Not Neglect Your Bowels.  Many serious diseas'es arise from  neglect of the boweis. Chamberlain's  Stomach and Liver Tablets are a pleasant and agreable laxative. They invigorate the liver and regulate the  bowels.    For sale by all druggists.  CORPORATION CITY OF GREENWOOD  T^UE adjourned  tax sale  will  be held Mon*  L      day. July 30, at 11 o'clock a.  ni .  and not  on August 13th, as previousiv stated.  G. i:. TAYLOR,  ���17 Collector.  QRESSfMlNi  and all kinds of sewing  will be done by Mrs. C.  B. Taylor, at home in  Anaconda.  * =  ���* 1    I Bealey Investment & Trust Co., Ltd. X  ^5 <fr ���$��� -I* ���$��� ���$��� ��$��� ���$��� $* *$* *$��� $��� ^ *$* *f* + *$��� ���$��� + ���!��� *$��� ^ *$* ��f* ���!���&  ft oftoowftft ftft ����cft��ao��ftftft��i9�� oft ftft *��ftft����efteftftftftftftee����#��aftftft��  ��  ��  Ltd.!  DEALERS IN  ? resb ana Cured meats  Fist) and Poultry.  a  ft  -3  s  a  aeaaaftftft��9ftftocftoo0ft��ofteafto��ftftftft0OfteftftftftftftQftfte��ftftfta��ftft  ��  ft  ft  ft  ���ft  ft  a  a  ��  *  ft'  ft  ft  ��  ft  *  ��  ��  ft  ��  ��  ft  -��  �� SEEKING FOR COPPER  W.  T-  Smith  is Prospecting  in the  Yellow-head Pass.  W. T. Smith, one of the pioneers of  tlie Boundary, is off an a prospecting  trip to the Yellowhead pass. A short  time ago Northwest mounted police  followed a fugitive from -justice into  the pass and on the return trip one of  the party discovered some very rich  copper float. The attention of Mr.  McMichael, chief inspector of customs,  was drawn to this specimen. Mr. McMichael is interested in the Big Copper  and other copper mines in the Boundary, and as he therefore knows ricb  copper ore. when he sees it, he persuaded Mr. Smith to go into the pass  and endeavor to locate the ledye  whence the float came. The mision i.s  no new one for "W. T." He has been  a pathfinder in many a camp. He was  one of the first in the Boundary and it  is quite possible that when the history  of Northern British Columbia is written, when several transcontinental  lines of railway find their way through  the Rockies by means of the Yellow-  head pass, he will receive the credit for  having discovered a new and rich mining district adjacent thereto. Mr.  Smith went into the Yellowhead via  Calgary and Edmonton. As the information which he received is necessarily somewhat indefinite, it may take  him some time to discover what he is  seeking.  FIRE ALARM SYSTEM  Steps will be Taken to Install Un-to-  Date Equipment.  At the council meeting held last Monday night Alderman McKae gave notice that he would introduce a bylaw at  the next meeting to appropriate Si,000  from the money borrowed for waterworks purposes to be used for the installation of a new tire alarm system.  The question of puling in an alarm  system to meet the needs of the town  was thoroughly discussed in the council early in the year and it was practically decided that an electric system  should he installed as soon as sufficient money could be spared for the  purpose.  Tiie grade by-law changing the  grade of Kimberly avenue between  Deadwood and Providence street between Copper street anil Kimberley  ave.was adoped and finally passed.  The acting mayor and the city clerk  were authorized lo sign, on behalf of  the city, the agreement between +he  city and C. Scott Galloway releasing  the former from any damages that  may arise from changing the street  grade in front of the latter's residence.  The superintendent of waterworks was  instructed to repair and clean the Twin  creek tank and to make the pernament  intake on Lynn creek without delay-  Aid. Wood asked for two months leave  absence.0 Granted. Council adjourned  to meet in two weeks.  A BIG GRAND STAND  | Re-opened   tinder   nian-  l asrement of Mrs. E. H.���'!  Parker and Boyer Bros.  1  i  I  l ..'-������ . ���-    o ���.: I  I If you want a good room  j  &  *  and first class meals  try the  National  I  I  Popular Prices,  j  ��) I   >.  Uii  il l^fc��> t -*%mm 11   |_ II "��   ��� ����� "^  li~��i ��� f^��.����^  ������*  Seating Capacity for 5.000 People at  Spokane Fair.  The enlarged grand stand at the  Spokane Interstate fair this year will  accommodate 7,000 people and will  furnish actual seating capacity for at  least 5,000. This means its capacity is  nearly double what it was before. The  grand stand was crowded to its utmost  limits several times last year, and it is  believed tluit with greater accommodations in this respect, the crowds which  ���witness th; races will be much larger  than at any time in the past. Seven  thousand dollars have been expended  in enlarging the grand stand. The  .���stairway has also been changed so that  it will come to the top of the grand  stand and avoid all the confusion which  'usually prevailed last year around the  center of the building- where people  were constantly coming and going-  Chairs nre being installed to take the  place of the benches which were used  last year for reserved seats. This will  be a big  improvement,   and   will   be  _^csoirBro^  >P The  GROCERS.  ��.*.  4I^Hs^^VV^-A^aJDJA=C^3^u]ytaJ-I/-L_JS_R-._.B_.L_0 C _K _  Fruits  HAVE   YOU  TRIED 'IT ?  Vegetables  Bananas,  ITS NEW.  Lettuce  Oranges,  Asparagus  Lemons,  Quaker  New Potatoes  Pineapples,  Puffed  New Cabbage  Strawberries  Rice  New Onions.  If in a luirrv  PHONE 5Owc'lld0therest  WE WANT YOUR TRADE.  GREEN PEAS,   CAULIFLOWER,  HEAD LETTUCE,   CARROTS, )  RADISHES,    TURNIPS {  and NEW POTATOES   )  FRESH MEATS, \  FOWL AND FISH, i  BUTTER AND EGGS \  UNION   MEAT   C  Copper Street  I. P. FLOOD,     Prop.  greatly appreciated by patrons.  These improvements in the grand  stand will he enjoyed by the crowds  which attempt to see tbe races.on Derby'  day and on other special occasions.  With this gnind stand filled with 7,000  cheering people, if the horses are . not  able to run, it will not be because they  have not enthusiastic backers. In fact  there is everything to indicate Spokane  will have the finest racing this year  ever held.   '  Old Chronic Sores.  As a dressing- for old chronic sores  there i.s nothing so good as Chamberlain's salve. While il is not advisable  to heal old sores entirely, they should  be kept in a good condition for which  this salve is especially valuable. For  sate by all druggists.  SOCIALISM EXPOSED  The land was not then C. P. R. land .  It was Crown land. The C. P. R. had  no more right there than the speaker  but knowing full well what the government and Mr. Hawthornthwaite was  going to do three months> hence, it had  the effrontery in a British province to  send an armed force to drive a rival  railway company from the lands-of the  Crown. Three months i.fter a bill was  introduced in' the local legislature' to  give this land to the Canadian Pacific  Railway, over 800,000 acres of land-  land to which in law and equity it was  not entitled and the valiant promoter  of this rascally legislation was Mr.  J. H. Hawthornthwaite. He did this  ou the plea that workingmen didn't  own the land anyway, therefore the  proper thing to do was to give it to the  C.P.R.' This is the Socialism which  J. H. Hawthornthwaite preachesQin  the legislature of the Province of  British Columbia. It is not the.socialism which he preaches to the people of  Greenwood.    (Applause.)  This same J. H. Hawthornthwaite  was one of the first to support a measure increasing the taxes on the poor  farmers to provide the necessary funds  to support ail emasculated educational  system in this province, but he held up  his liands.in holy horror when it was  suggested thai the three anda half  million' of .acres of ; B. C. Southern  lands, owned by the C. P. R., should  be taxed in accordance wTith tlie expressed conditions under which it was  granted. Tax the poor farmer all you  will, but never, never tax the Canadian  Pacific Railway lands. This is the  Socialism practiced by J. H. Hawthornthwaite in the legislature in the  Proviuce of British Columbia. It iiti't  the Socialism which he preaches to the  workingmen of Greenwood. (Applause.)  Then Mr. Hawthornthwaite is particularly enamored of the Kai-en  Island deal. These lands, were under  reserve against South African':war  script, but there was no reservation  against Mrs. Jimmy Anderson. The  McBride government would grant no  tiat to those who wished to defend  their right in the courts. They placed  A_..ne.w reserve...on    Kai-en    Island  although- the old was valid against  locations. They gave the band of  adventurers (male and female) an op-  portunit}' to exploit lands which were  illegally denied to South African veterans, and J. H. Hawthornthwaite  fully .endorses the whole transaction,  government, adventurers (male and  female), lawyers and all. Nothing in  connection with the Kai-en Island deal  escaped the commendation of this  truly great Socialist leader. This is  the Socialism which he preaches at  Victoria. It isn't the Socialism which  he preaches to the people of Greenwood.    (Applause.)  J. H. Hawthornthwaite is not_ only  the greatest political curiosity in public life today, but he is also the greatest political fakir in provincial politics  today. (Loud applause.) Iu conclusion Mr. Ross stated while many  in the audience were honestly mistaken  in their ideas that��� Socialism was the  true panacea fot present ills, no one  could 'ic deceived by the Socialism of  J. H. Hav\ thornthwaite.  When Mr. Hawthornthwaite rose to  repiy he was furiously angry. He  called Messrs. Brown and Ross "dickie  birds," "ducks," "sucker?." and sev  eral other endearing terms. He  launched inlo a healed aud labored  defence of the McBride government,  particularly Mr.-Green and his connection with the Kai-en Island deal. He  called (he Midway & Vernon promoters  cheap skates and charter mongers.  He claimed tin: South African volunteers didn't go to South Africa to tight  for Queen and country, but for Joe  Chamberlain and Chinese labor in the  Transvaal. He glossed over as gingerly as possible the indictment  against his own record in the house.  Mr. Hawthornthwaite spoke Wednes.  day night at Boundary Falls and  Thursday at Midway.  served in first-class style.  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