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 /"  4  1iw*M^nhw,ii|ipii|i^nn^im^ii^j|i^Biiitt^>itilE,m,lgu ,1, i ���>w,^|^tJ ^ 1<_,__t  1  ,P-  >  '��  . ^ fn  Vol. 9.D  GREENWOOD, B. Q. FRIDAY, MAY 19, W05.  No. *r  ��    -  \  0  7V#ff    JS/O  The  Big  Store  \y  *v  <��� > j <  >,,**���.,��� ;,. - :��� Jill.  .MEW. WO0O FJMStf  "Wears Like Iron" It makes Old Floors, Front Doors, Wood.  >   work* Oil Cloth, Linoleum and Furniture, look like new,;  \ _^^ . : i-f:  j i  *    \.                        "���     i .**      kV  ���O   ..       .*!'-. -   - '     ��� r  /                ' -       i-  ' .        i  ' fip*- *j   ** *   T    -*1 ^ l  < i Y**' - *, ..-i     -* '  f  V    i     ��  A- y  v    - ��<-rL        . tf"  '  >- *���      'I  -"\J ,  It Stains and Varnishes by one  Process;  ���i- ,i V ' t,,.  I 'J A P "'.^IWJL*JrL>L the new finish,, is e s^ _  ' pecially adaptecl;for> Floors ,ancU Interior Wood-work -  where extreme durability'of finish is desired, "It is  made in theiollowing 'colors^! 'O'akr Walnut, Mahbg- "*  /if -- \      *��� "i1;    ,. -" > t ^- ���     --1      '      ,   ' ' "  any,.Cheery.'Malachite, Green;'Osvblood Red, Brillant  Bla'ck, Dead^^Black, Natural, Ground,-Gloss White,- Flat ,  ' 'White, Enipire'Bbe.''',  K-  /    -  Wants to Know About Baltimore���Sally  to Increase  Force���Ore in Both Drifts of Rambler.  The Jewel Being Unwatered���Work to Start on the  Providence���A Bond on the Texas.  <^^ifr.^<'ft-*^-**iiiS��ft^Si^*^<3">^3?>��><>-����>^  I  ?  t  V'  . v ���  4 '  f  Y  <    A  X H your watch shows any irregularity or gives other evidence that �� .  % something is wrong- with' it, better have it examined by a competent 'Jt*  ld'any more skillful or more experienced , ��  clean and repair all sorts of watches ��  guarantee our work as well as o^r prices. %'  '  ��� y   '      -        \ 4�� -  If your watch chain'iS'beginning- to show signs of wear, or if you'd ���?.  ',- > '    ������-. , _ ��j  ���> like a new chain for any reason, we are ��� prepared -,to supply you with ��>  ��> - I ^ |       j-1 I m*f  '.' the uest gold filled ever made at a moderate price.    We carry the ���>:���  y        ' " *Jf  y Simmons'-'make, the best known and most strongly guaranteed chains ���:���  �� - '\. .... ' ' ���'   ' - ' . *?  ^*_ever���sold/. _ x,    I ���      ,[< - �����-, ,   . i Y  Y  f  ?  Official Agent for REGINA WATCHES.  mM4*m**l>*X*m>1>*>*l*><itt*&^  Special Sate of Ladies Ready  . fo- Wear Goods.  ^^rjj /^em �� of Special Interest to Ladies  of Greenwood.  MINING "NOTES.  W."M. Merriman and J. Kellerschon,  of Duluth, Minn., returned Sunday  from the Similkameen. The gentle-i  men have been in the district for the  past three weelp examining the mines  and prospects of,the Similkameen, and  brought away with them sixteen sacks  of ore for sampling. They left Monday forythe east. '   ,  J. P. Anderson came down "from  Beaverdell on Tuesday. He and his  partner, J. Bell, did somefwork on their  claim, the Highland Fraction, with  good results. A ledge was uncovered  a foot wide, the paystreak being fiv6  or six inches, and an assay tak^n gave  $326.74, principally ra silver. <  R. T. Longly, superintendent of -the  Carmi mine on the West Fork, arrived  in-the city Tuesday and left for Spokane Wednesday, presumably to consult^ with the owner, U. H. Thurston,  "whois afpresent in^that city."- Roy H.  Clark, a mining broker of Spokane, accompanied him.   -  A directors' meeting of the Provi  dence Mining company will be held in  Greenwood on^the 25th inst., at which  plans for the future development will  be brought up and discusse'd. Other  important business will rfeceive the attention of the board.  A letter has been received at this office from John Beuttenmiller, of Stratford, Out., asking about the Baltimore  Copper & Gold Mining company, with  head offices at t,ondon, Ont., and owning mines in Copper camp. The gentleman is a shareholder in the company and can get no information from  the secretary. There is no company of  the name mentioned operating mines/  prospects or wildcats in Copper camp,  and no one here appears to know of a  Baltimore Copper & Gold Mining company ever doing development work in  this district. "The company may have  located ground in Copper camp, but  the only development work done must  Jiave been in the sale of stock to East-  fern people. The writer of the letter  made a mistake in investing in a promotion emanating from "London in  the Bush,'" in the first place, and in  the second placev he should have written to Greenwood before he invested.  The people in the' Boundary country  are only too anxious to expose fake  promotions, owing to the great injury  done to the mining industry. There  are dozens of companies operating in  thei^ Boundary that are good investments. The wildcat companies are invariably organized in the Hast, and do  business there. We hear nothing of  them here, so are unable to warn the  investing- public or expose the promoters. If the people in the East, before  investing, would subscribe to one of  the local papers, they would see from1  time to time references to the-work  being done by ^ the company, if any,  and, as-thc names of ','fake'/ companies do not appear in the local papers  unless they aie domg-sde^elopraent  work, or - have / acquired promising  properties, there is little chance of'mistakes being made by the investing  public. <  John Meyer came down from the  West Fork Wednesday, where v he has  been wording on the. Rambler for the  past six weeks. After crosscutxing  for 106 feet at the 70-foot 'level fora  supposed fault without: encountering  the ore body, work was resumed on the  east and west drifts and the lead was  found in both, trom 18 to 20 inches of  clean ore being uncovered, linking  has, been commenced on a new shaft,  which is down 14 feet in 5 feet of pay  ore. Messrs Nelson and Ratubo, the'  owners, will at once increase the  force on the Rambler. Drifting and  stoping will be carried on in the old  workings, and the new shaft will be  sunk to the 70 foot level and connections madejvith the old shaftjbvdrift^  ing on the ore body for a distance of  about 200 feet. The assay values received yesterday from the new shaft  at 14 feet depth, 316 ounces silver,  value $181.70; east drift, 105.4 ounces,  value S60 60; west drift, 89.2 ounces.  value $51.29. The^e values., were estimated on silver at 51J�� cents an ounce,  and the assays were made by T. F.  Sutherland of Greenwood.  Ladies white Underskirts with  deep embroidery frill and insertion, worth S2.50.  ~ Sale Price $1.50  . Ladies, Fine   "White  Cambric  Gowns, worthS1.15.  Sale Price 75c.  Ladies White Cambric Drawers, cluster tucks and embroidery  trimmed, worth" 85c. .   ,  Sale Price 50c pair-  '   Ladies Corset Covers, mUde of  fine English cambrics, worth 60c  Special Price 35c.  Ladies Shirtwaist Suits made  of fine English, chambroy and  linen, worth SS.00.  Sale>rice $5.50  Ladies Shirtwaist Suits made  of fine English Gingham, worth  $6.00. I  Special Price $3.75  i, /  Ladies Fine Dongola Kid lace  Shoes, worth $3.50.  Special Price $2.50  ll at  Ladies  Ready-to-Wear Hats   a  Speaal Prices.  A rich lead 14 inches in width and  carrying free gold has been struck in  surface work commenced on the Twin  this week.  -,���  ���������  Tbe shaft on the Sudbury, near the  Gold Bug, is down nearly fifty feet  in an ore body about three feet in  width.  * ���������__  Five met^are working on the Strathmore and two on the Freemont, with  very satisfactory results in both mines.  It is reported that eastern capitalists  will examine the Elkhorn mine this  month with a vew to purchase it.  The-tunnel on the Golconda in South  Deadwood camp is in about 450 feet.  Why Suffer From Rheumatism ?  Why suffer from rheumatism when  one application of Chamberlain's Pain  Balm will relieve the pain ? The quick  relief which this liniment affords  makes rest and sleep possible, and that  alone is worth many tiines its cost.  .Many who have used it .hoping.only  for a short relief from suffering have  been happily surprised to find that  after a while the relief became permanent. Mrs. V. H. Leggett of Yum  Turn, Tennessee, U. S. A., writes; "I  am a great sufferer from rheumatism,  all over from head to foot, and Chamberlain's Pain Balm is the only thing  that will relieve the pain." For sale  by all druggists.  The Jewel mine in Long Lake is  being unwattered. This will take  about three weeks, as there are, besides the shaft, 1,300 feet of drift* and  stopes to clear of water. It is provable that as soon as the water is taken  out of the mine, the drift will be continued into the Denero Grande, recently bonded by the company from  Mrs. McAarthur and C. J. McArthur.  Long Lake camp carries the richest  ore in the district, and and it has always appeared strange that development has not been continuous, instead  of by fits and starts. This has been  the rule with a large number of the  Old Country companies operating in  B. C. They expend a large sum in  development, and when shipments  should be made and results obtained  for work done, they suddenly quit  and nothing more is heard of them  for years, when they as suddenly appear again and take a catch-as-catch-  can fall out of the property..  The Sally wagon road from the government road to the mine is now completed, and a shipment of ore will probably be made next week, and thereafter regular shipments will be made  from the mine. The force will shortly  be increased to 25 men and work commenced on the No. 2 lead. This lead  is from four to six feet in width of  galena and lies between diorite and  granite.      It   has   been   developed to  some extent by shaft and tunnel, and  prospected throughout the entire length  of the claim by surface crosscuts. By  many the No. 2 is considered the  best lead on the Sally group, although  the principal work has been done on  and better assay values received from  the No. 1' lead. With the completion  of(the wag-on road and development  commenced' on the No. 2, large shipments may be expected from the Sally.  Some very rich ore is being taken,  out of the Last Chance mine in Skylark" camp, principally ruby silver.  The paystreak , is about eighteen  inches wide in a ledge five feet wide'.  Upwards of one thousand feet of development in shaft/ drift and crosscut has been done. First-class ore  averages $200 to the ton, and second*  class from $25j;to $50., Fifty tons of  second-class ore are shipped weekly to  the Boundary Falls smelter. The  values are principally in silver.  Mark Kay will shortly resume development on the Toronto, lying near  the Skylark.   About $1,200 worth of  work has been done on the claim.   Mr.  Kay. hasjseveral times been   offered  $15,000 for .the property on a "wind" ,  bond,   but does not encourage .shoestring  promoters.    He   prefers   continuing development iu a small way K  until some mining man pomes along  with'a business proposition, either'for  cash or a working bond,,with net pro- '  ceeds deposited in a tianfc to meet payments on the bond. -  The new 80-horsepower boiler for the  Providence waa ttakco, up to^the mine  last week and is now in place. Development will in'a few days be resumed,  and it is believed the property will  shortly commence paying dividends  one* more. Those who ar,e ia thej"  ���Jknow" say that a large quantity of  ore has already beeu blocked out. The  strike in the crosscut at the'400-foot  level,'just before the mine closed down,  assures good pay ore at depth.   / '   ,  1 Colonel Weir, of New York, was in  tty? city last week, and went on to the  Similkameen. ,The colonel came to  the Boundary in 1895 and took a bond,  on the Mother Lode in Deadwood camp,  in which property he interested New  York capitalists, the result of which  is"one of the largest shipping mines in  the west. The price paid for the  Mother Lode was $14,000, and over  half a million dollars was spent on de-  velopmcntbefore shipments were made.  3erry ' Dale "cam,e down from���the-  WeBt Fork, Tuesday. He says the  Carmi was unwatered last week and  a thorough inspection of the property  made by Roy H. Clark, of Spokane.  It iB not yet known whether the object  is to purchase the Carmi or Spokane  capitalists to become associated with  E. H. Thurston and increase the plant  and develop more energetically than  heretofore. ���-  The tuanel being driven on the  Seattle mine is now in 190 feet, and  the rock is improving daily The work  is being done by five men vand a steam  drill. A gain of nine feet is made in  the face of the tunnel every forty-  eight hours. This property was recently bonded by W. T. Hunter and  associates, who are sparing neither  men nor money to make it a shipper.���  Grand Forks Sun.  President Hill, of the Great Northern, thought his Michigan iron ore  cars would hold the regulation 50 tons  of Granby ore, but 35 tons is about the  average. It is understood that Mr.  Hill proposes to haul 50 tons per car,  and has accordingly ordered new iron  ore dumpB. that will hold 50 tons of  Boundary ore.���Pioneer. ��� '."'-���.  The Foulds ��brothers are getting  along nicely on the tunnel of the Highland Queen, near Anaconda, and expect to tap the lead this week. As  soon aB the ��� lead is encountered drifting will be commenced, and regular  shipments made from the mine. A  sample from the lead has been sent to  Ottawa for analysis.  A deal is now pending for the purchase of the Texas, one of the high-  grade claims lying east of the Providence. It is said the amount named in  the option is $10,000, and the purchasers are Toronto people.  V  i        \ 11 ���rt>irK>rn<^J*����J��*jU��A��4- hi  ���~^.~^Ln* ii��j^*jjf*<ai\tr^WR^Ai^Wfi*7t�� wMiv^^  v;  i,,v  -\ /''..  MwVdMtwcwcrABucatt  <    '  BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  /.   H.   HALLET;  Barristkr, Solicitor,  No'fVKV  Public.  Cable Address ���       haUi-it."  ) DiMfoid jT'NeilTs  ) IVIoieiiiii- .^ Near1.  ( Leiber's  GutFiiu'OOD,   a.  Codj:s  J. P. MCLEOD  Uakkisxuk and Solicitor,  Okkici-.s 11. !'��� O. Ho\ 31  Ri:Nm-:LL nkocx p.iom. si  Ovisr Hank of Moiitie.il       GRC1ZNW00J) �� C  &. EA ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Alnlng and Engineering Surveys.  Residence:   Church St. 'Phono 1115.  GREENWOOD, li. C.  nalistic patronage. With two  papers in a small town like Armstrong-, relations are liable to become, strained between editors  and bank managers. However,  Tlie Advance shows a good paystreak in the face,'and with careful development may prove a dividend' payer.  ARTHUR M: WHITESIDE.  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendoll Block, Greenwood,',B.C  GHARLES AE. SHAW.  ClVH. E/NGINI5ER,  Dominion    anb>    Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Office with Gaunce & Wickwire.      .    '  .     x Telephone No. 32.    '  GREENWOOD.    .-      :      i      :   B.   O.  PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR  RICHARD fl. PARKINSON,'  A. M'. Can. Toe C. E.  Surveyor and Civil Engineer.  Survevs on  'Kettle   River   .ind   ^est  Fork promptly attended to  at  regular  prices.  Address :    FAIRVIEW   P.   O., B. C  Last week a letter from Dim-  can Ross, M.P., was reproduced  in�� this paper, taken from the Nelson Daily News. The communication was good enough to have  been published in The Times as  original matter, but ''the shoemaker's wife and the blacksmith's  horse" we suppose is the cause  for the article not being sent to  this paper. However, the staff  would be pleased to have the first  refusal bfv any communications  from bur member.  W. H. JEFFERY.  1 Consulting Mining: Engineer.  Properties examined  .ind  lepoited   on.   Will  take charge of dciclopmont work.  ���, Correspondence solicited.  GREENWO.OD.       -       -       -      B.   G.  YfIutheeai"  s. esc. \  PROVINCIAL ASSAYED  ShippSrs'JAgENT. EntireJcliarg-e taken  of consignments of ore. Checking,  weighing, sampling and assaying  of samples. - > ,  GREENWOOD, B. C.  Sbe  Those who are acquainted with  John. Roberts of Silverton will be  pleased to hear of his acqittal at  the assizes in Nelson- last week  on the charge of shooting through1  a window. There was really no  evidence to convict, merely a suspicion that he might have done  the shooting. Much of the evidence appeared, to have been of  the class known as "factory''  made. This trial, it is to be hoped,  will cud tbe "repeated attempts  to force Chinese uipon the people  of the Slocan. Iu /the Slocan  they do not v^ant Oriental labor,  and the opinion of the people  who are living there and developing the district should --receive  seme consideration from outside  capitalists.  that is'continuously keeping the  resources "of the town and district  before the public is allowed to go  unpaid. They will cheerfully  give $100 to an outside concern  and "stand off" the local paper  for subscription, or crown grant  or -forfeiture notice. They are  always anxious' to have their  prospects or mines written up by  the local paper, but when there is  any money to be expended for  "write-ups" the outside fellow  gets it.      Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  cr*  <S  CF*  Cr*  Cr*r  es  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  ���cr*  Cr*  \  Capital, all paid up, $14,000,000.        Best.-. $10,000,000.  , President.   Lord Stkathcona and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:   Hon. GbokgbiA. Drummond.  General Manager :   B. S  Clouston,  Branches in London, Eng. j AU^'^SSk. I- New YorK, Chicago.  Buy and sell Sterling- Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial aa  Tt.ivclleri1 Credits, available in any partjof the -norld.  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  *2 -  HJ  **%  HI  **%  *=%  w-*0  *=D  *=��>  *=9>  Boundary Creek Times  "Issued every Friday  *> Duncan* Ross   Managing 'Editor  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Per Yhak .... .   .'  Six Months  "To'Foruign Countries :  2 00  1 25  -2 50-  FRIDAY MAY 19, 1005  .It is reported that the u'orth  pole has at last been found. The  question now is, what to do  with it. *  The Sandon Standard has  changed ptoprietors, and is noW  under the editorial charge'of Geo.  Huston, who has had twenty  years experience in railroading-.  Notwithstanding' Mr. Huston's  railroad experience, he has improved The Standard editorially  aud typographically. The Times  wishes The Standard success and  also hopes that it will be successful in putting- some backbone in  the mine-owners of the Slocan,  who have for a dumber of years  been sitting around on the curb  kicking at the government, aud  the railroads, and the smelters,  while they have one of the rich;  est silver-sinc-lead districts in the  world. If they only had energy  jPLQUgl^to_build_ their own smel-  ter, and treat the ores of the Slocan, there would be no need for I  kicks or government aid.  The Nelson Daily News a few  days   ago published a   dispatch  from' Ottawa,   that in the near  future the senate representation  of British Columbia would be in",  creased to six.    Outside of shoestring fnine promoters, if there is  one crop B. C. has  been particularly short on, it is senators.    It  must be admitted that as a legis-  lative body it is useful;   in fact,  even more.useful  than the proverbial fifth wheel in a carriage.  The benefits  that would accrue  to this province from three additional senators will not, of course,  be appreciated. by the common  herd,1" but there will be at least  three men in  the province who  can fully appreciate the far-reaching benefits that will result from  their 'appointment.    Who  these  three will be,  it is difficult  at'  present to  even  surmise,  but if  tbe Daily News will' inform the  public the first date on which entries can be made, the Boundary  will put a couple of well-trained  and well-groomed, political steeds  in the, field,   that will put the  booking 'fraternity on the hike  when the wire is reached. ^The  Boundary 'will" not   be  satisfied  with less than two out of the  three senators.    It has a number  1 v ��� -  of truerfissure political veins, of  blind adherence to party, between  well-defined walls of mental density,- warranted .not to fault or  gouge at' any depth of political  iniquity, aud the; assay values  will'average beybnd'the hopes of  the most .sanguine lobbyist.  These are a few qualifications  that cannot well be,overlooked in  appointments to so exalted a position as that of Canadian se.ua-  m  tor.      .        ' .   >'  wmMmmMMmmmMMmmmmmMm,  ^4,4,4,4,4,^4,4,4,4,^4,4,4.4,4,4,4,4,4,^,^4,^,^  Stocks,  GEORGE   R.   NADEN  REPRESENTING:  The phoenix'Fire Assurance Co. of I<ondon, Eng.  I*iverpool and,l<ondon and(  Globe Insurance Company.!  The British   America Assurance Co.,' o'f Toronto.  The    Caandian   Birkbeck i  In-vestment   and Saving-s'  Co. '      '  Real  �� 4D  ~^J  1  Estate  M A N A G E R *  ���� ti^a ��^b ��^�� i$a ��^�� ��--|�� ��^�� mfy ty* J$. ty. ty. ty. ty. ty. mfy JJ* J��t J$. *%. J^t <%. JL Jf*  H  iW^-s^-   BOUNDARV   VALLEY   LODGE  ~<Zl-A^ No. 38.1. O. 0. F.  Meets every Tuesday Evening at- 8 00 iu the  I. ��. O. TP. Hall. A cordial uivi tfition is ex  tended to aU sojourning brctbern.  V.r. Ei-son      _Frf,d B. Holmes.  N. G. Rec.-Sec.  If no more useful employment  can be found for the provincial  police than that of herdiiig a few  Chinks in a sawmill at Salmo, the  province can well dispense with  their services. N-  In this issue our Midway correspondent calls attention to the  urgent need of a veterinary inspector at that point. At present  great inconvenience is caused to  .persons entering with stock from  the dela.j in bringing over the  inspector from Grand Forks.  The Nelson board of trade is  1  not indignant, but merely hurt,  badly hurt. The cause of this  hurtuess is the following communication from the trades council, read at the last meeting of  the board: ,  As -we notice from time to time the  board of trade go out of their way, not  only to oppose, but also to veorkagraiust  any proposed legislation for the benefit of working men, wc are determined  to stand no mere nonsense of this kind;  and unless such unwarranted opposition ceases, we shall use the best  means at our disposal to retaliate in a  manner which will be both surprising  and effective. Trusting this timely  notice will be sufficient, we are, on behalf of the Kelson Trades and Labor  Council,       Yours respectfully,  A. Guvv, President,  F. Pirri.tiPS, yecretary.  Tho country is coming to a  pretty pass, "when a board of trade  can be addressed in this manner  by the common people.  DR MATHISON DEHTISf  Opposite Post   Office  GREENWOOD      -     -      B  C  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE,  Paid-up Capital, $8700,000 Reserve Fund, $3,500,000  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO        ,        ' r  ��� B. E. WALKER, General Manager ALEX. LAIRD, Ass't.'Gen'l Manager  bank Money orders  . . .  ��� .    ���      .-     , I* ���  '    IS8UED AT THE FOLLOWING RATES:,    ���'  $5 and under     3 cents      '.   J    .       '  Over $5 and not exceeding $10......   ,6 cents  '.   "    $10       "^ "  '\ ,,$3q...|..J.  10 cents-" ~    -  "    $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.   ,  > '     { NEGOTIABLE AT A FIXED RATE AT ' 1  THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE, LONDON, ENG.  v They form an excellent method of'remitting'small sums of money   .  with safety and at small cost.   ( J  Greenwood Branch  -  -   -   -* W. ALLISON, Manager.  ��� * ���  t  WHOLESALE DEALERS IN  F. W. HART  There are at present ten bankers in the jail at Columbus, Ohio.  For years the jail has been the  almost exclusive resort of the  wandering element in America,  but the capitalistic class appear  determined to drive the hobo  from the last trench, and inonop-  olize even the county jails of the  country.  The Armstrong- Advance is the  latest candidate iu B. C. for jour  The Slocan Drill, published at  Slocan City, is going to "quit,"  the cause assigned ,being insufficient support. As a rule in mining camps, the mine owners pay  hundreds of dollars annually to  outside "boosters'' and neglect to  pay up two dollars for subscription to the local paper. Any  fake advertising scheme that is  placed before them will-receive  their support, but the local paper  Complete house furnishings. All  new and up to datfe, direct fronl the  leading markets. -    '    .  S.BARRY YUILL  WINES, LIQUORS and CIGARS   - -   i ; L  Sole Agents for PABST FAMOUS1 BEER.  Build up Your System With Iron Brew  JAS. McCREATH, Prop.,   Greeenwood  #����������0a����0#����������#������o��o������^0*��������tf����-����<(������o��O0������*��  PRACTICAL      WATCHMAKER      AND  JEWELLER.  All work guaranteed ' GREENWOOD  *  tt  tt  ft  tt  tt  ��  tt  tt  tt  ��  tt  ft  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  *  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  1   ' u   I ^r I'   -1 ,-���      . ��--*T,  FT���  1  1,  1 *   . ���.. ,?  h"A-.\  V  . I  I  I  ���l,\-A  1 I' .K  "/'I J  Greenwood,  B. C,  L_  ��  tt  tt  ��  ��  tt  tt  tt  ��  ��  tt  tt  ��  tt  ��  fi  tt  ��  tt  ��  tt  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  ��  -dttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttfittttttttttttttttttttfittttttfittttttfifittttfifitttttttt  ~25 cents per hundred at this office. i-i-j^ri,-V*1'*^ ' s* / "t*i*   „ it
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We envy odd pieces of legislation in
the United States now and then, such,
for instance, as that passed iu Missouri the other day, which forbids the
use as millinery of a long- list uf beautiful birds. We are not aware that a
single sound reason exists why songbirds and their fellows which are of
use in less disting-uUhcd ways Blionld
be sacrificed as they are by the thousand to decorate.hats and bonnets. Yet
the custom persists' in most parts of
the world. Ontario is about ready for
a law like that of-Missouri.—Ex.
dian Pacific would do well to employ a
425,000 traffic expert to bring prosperity to the territory. This latter gen -
tlenieu might undo Some of the other's
work, but a test trial, to see if the
money abstracted has really built a
plant that will endure in the face of
competition, would beiuoider.—Sandon Standard.
If every member of parliament who
ia appointed to a government ofiice
had to return to his constituency and
receive the approval of his electorate,,
as is thecn.se/with the cabinet ministers, there would be fewer instances of
this kind of bribery.
The only all rail ionic between points e ist
west and south lo Rossland, Nelson, Giaiul
Fotks and Republic.
Since the Dominion elections Avere
held last November, nothing.ha.« been
heard of public ownership. Are Mr.
Borden and his party going to allow
the issue drop out of sight? If they do
they will sacrifice the most lively and
potent economic issne that is likely to
arise for many.a day. It is true that
it may be easier to arouse the public
over such an issue, as the autonomy
bill, because that appeals to the relig-
iousv sentiment and prejudice of the
people, but public ownership is an
issue that effects the economic well-
being of the nation.—Winnipeg Tribune. , . /
'j • i
The introduction of Chinese in industries' in Kootenay from which they
have always been'excluded, has resulted in one man being placed on trial
' charged with a grave crime, and the
residents of a community 'being deprived of means of a livlihood in the
neighborhood of their homes. This is
the law, and no .matter how much tlie
injustice,' how much the disorder, how
much the injury to communities, the
law must be enforce'd. .If one man
-may gain thousands and a'hundred
others be deprived of their property
honestly acquired, what matters it?
Were .there no Chinese in Kootenay,
there would be the minimum of trouble
and worry in securing reliable domestic and other help. As long as the
Chinese remain in Kootenay, there
.will' be the maximum of trouble and
worry.'—Nelson Tribune.
A Good Suggestion.
Mr. C. Bv Wainwright of Lemon
City, Fla., has written the manufacturers that much better results are obtained from the use of Chamberlain's.
Cholic, Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy
in cases of pains in the stomach, cholic
and cholera morbus by taking it in
water as hot as can be drunk. That
when taken in this way the effect is
double in rapidity. "It seems to get
at the right spot instantly," he says.
For sale by all druggists.
9:50 ,a. m.
10:55 a. in.
9:20 a. in.
11:20 a. in.
9:50 a. m.
8:00 a.m.
Rossi :ii id
Grand  Forks
6:20 p. m.
4:55 p. in.
6'30 p. ni.
3:33 p. m
5:20 p, ni.
8:30 p. tn.
Buffet cais i un between Spokane ami Nelson.
Effective March 5th, 1<>05
In Connection With
Certificate of Improvements.
"Logan" Mineral Claim, situate in the Green,
wood Miuiuir Division of Yale District
Wlieie lor ited: Ou Wallace Mountain
ndioiuiug the Duncan mineral ci.iim.
TAKE NOTrCE tliat I, Svduey M. lohiison
Fiee Miiii'i's CoitilicaU' Vo. BR0515, and
as agent for F. M Ellcins, Fiee Miners Ceilif-
c.Ue No. HSflSiO, and Thomas Mm ray. Free
Mineis CeililiL.iteNo. H559J9, iulend,si\.tvdavs
from I lie (Kite lieieol.to applv to the Mining Re-
coiiIim for a certificate of Improvements, for
the peipose of obtaining aCunin Graut of
tliu above claim.
And fin Hum take notice   tliat  action,  under
section 37, must be commenced befoie tlie issuance of sueh cei ti licate of inipicnemeuts.
Dated tins 29th day of March. A.D. \"%.
" COMPANIES'  ACT, 1897."
General Cronje, of Paardebergfame,
and: his aggregation of Boers and
others have been on tour through tlite
Southern States,, giving the spectacular "reproduction" of fighting in South
Africa which was one of the entertainments "outside the eWorld's Fair
grounds at St. Louis last summer. The,
tour has not been a success. Tlie'idea
of-Cronje and' the Boers he has with
him making a spectacle of themselves
has grated' upon the sensibilities of
the chivalrous South, where it broug ht
to mind the impossibility oi, General
Lee or any other Southern leaders
fighting over gain for the money of
idle crowds the battles of their "lost
cause." As already noted iu the Free
Press, this show enterprise was denounced - at public meetings of the
Boers held last year in South, Africa.—
Winnipeg Free Press.,
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Through Palace and Tourist Sleepers.
Dining  and'Buffet  Smoking Library
2 Fast Trains Daily 2
For rates, folders and full information regarding trips, call on or address a agent of the S. F. & N. Railwav, or
H. A. Jackson,      *        H. Brandt,
g. f. & p. a., c p. & T. A.,
Spokane     ■   7sl W Riverside Ave
Wash. Spokane, Wash
Our attorney-general, who upon en
tering publie life some years ago, ad
mitted in an election address that his4
moral nature had been - developed to
a aegree that-unfitted him, to some extent, for public life, can plead that the
moral deterioration which has'followed
his participation in politics is in ac-
cordance-~with~ what- one- celebrated-
writer on the philosophy of politics regards as, a general principle. It was
Sir Henry Maine who declared that
"the party hero or leader is debarred
by his position from the full practice
of the great virtues of veracity, justice'
and moral intrepidity." Mr. Campbell has certainly" not been practicing
of late the virtues enumerated by Sir
Henry Maine; perriaps he might plead
that the exigencies of being attorney-
general in the present Manitoba government forbid him to speak the truth,
deal justly, or make any display of
moral courage.—Winnipeg Free Press.
. ..RAILWAY,. ..
Daily till Sth. May, Low Settlers'
Rates Westbound, from
Manitoba, Ontario. Quebec,
Alaritime Provinces,
New. England; and.
United States Points to
Kootenays and Pacific Coast
Certificate of Improvements-
LITTLE RUTH  Mineral   Claim,- situate  in
the Gtce.-twood  Mining- Division of   Yale
District.     Where   located:     In  Deadwood
Camp, adjoin!tig-,liie Moreen Mineral claim
TAKE NOTICJE that 1, Sydney M. John-
sou, actiiiir as atrenl for Frank J. Miller
Free Miner's Certificate No. B 80502, Wm. M.
Law, Free Miner's Certificate No. 15 80518 and
Joint Lucy Fiee Miner's Certilicate No. B 80301,
intend, sixtv davs front the date hereof,
to apply lo the Mining Recorder for a certificate of"Inipiovemenls, for the purpose of obtainiuir a crown Grantor the above claini.
And further lake  nolice that action, under
section 37,'must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.   \
D,atcd this 3rd day of March, A. D., 1905.   \
NOTICE is herebv (riven that The Vancouver, Vicloi in. and Eastern Railway and
Navigation Company, will apply to the Parliament of Canada, at the present session thereof,
for an Act declaring that the said company is
aud been since its railway was by (JlVictma,
chapter 89, declared to be a work for the general
advantage of Canada, a company under the
legislative jurisdiction of the Parliament of
Canada ant authorizing the company to con-
stinct and operate In extension of the undertaking already authorized a railway front Olivers ou the "line ol , the Victoria Terminal
Railway and Ffcrry Company to the south bank
of the Fraser'River near "Liverpool and to a
connection with the Bridge over the Praser
River near Liverpool with power to connect
with railways operating in the State of Wash-
In;: ton and with the Vancouver, Westminster
and Yukon Railway Company, Tlie Victoria
Terminal ard Ferry Company and The New
Westminster Southern Railway Company or
auy of them, and extending the time limited bv
the Acts lespecliug Ihe company tor theconi-
menccmenl and completion of its undertaking-,
and foi othei purposes. ,
Dated at Ottawa this 31st day of Marcrti,*1905.
Solicitors for the applicants.
Corporation of'Tlie City of Greenwood
NOTICE is hereby given that the assersment
roll for 1905, has beeu returned, and can be inspected bv any person having an interest
therein until' the sitting- of the Court of
Revision. The first sitting of the Court of
Revision on the said assessment roll will be
held in the City Hall,'Greeuwood City, on Monday, the 29th day of May, 190s, at ten o'clock a.
m. Any person, desiring- to make complaint
against his or her assessment must give notice
iu writing to the Assessor, staling the ground
of his or her complaint, at least 10 days before
the. said date.
C. M. C.
Greenwood, IJ. C, April 6th, 190s.
Send for your friends while low
rates are in effect. Prepaid
Tickets delivered by ' mail or
telegraph without additional cost
Lv. Montreal Sundays and Thursdays
I/V.'Toronto Tuesdays and Saturrdays
Lv. St. Paul Daily.
The press has it that the highest salaried man in British Columbia is the
manager of the Canadian Smelting
Works. The average of the amounts
given is $25,000 per annum.
This manager is responsible and reports only to the president of the Canadian Pacific railway, who iu conjunction controls the policy relating to the
mineral traffic of this railway in the
province, wherefore these' gentlemen
are answerable for the fruits of the
said policy. The smelter manager is
deserving of great credit for the "fine
metallurgical centre he has built up at
Trail, and for his sticktoitivene&s in
perfecting the treatment processes. It
has cost a. mint of -money, and this
money has had to come out of the ore
treated. But this mistake in policy
has been made: The power of the railway has been used to shut ont competition until the plans were perfected.
As before noted, the ore having, to
stand it, it follows that the smelting
industry has been built up by a inon-
^opoly instead of under the force of
competition, which competition would
have assured to the producer more just
returns than received from the monopoly, consequently there would have
been more money for the creation of
further tonnage. This policy is one
utterly at variance with the principles
of railway traffic creation.   The Csana-
For rates, tickets, tourist sleeper berths
and complete information apply to
local agents or write
E. R. REDPATH,   Agent,
J. S
C&ilificate of Improvements.
"Superior"   Mineral   Claini,    situale    in   the
Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.   Where ^located:   Iu   Tripple  Lake
TAKE NOTICE *-hal I,' John Grav. Free
Miuer's Certificate No. BS0551, "intend,
sixty days from the date hereof, to apply lo
to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of
Improvenients, for the purpose of obtaining- a
Cro.wn Grant of theabove claim.
And further take notice that action, under
section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvenients.
Dated this 17th day of April. A. D. 1005.
TO J. P. WELLS or to any person or persons
'to whom he may have transferred his interest in the Astro fractional mineral claim
situated in the Greenwood Mining- Division
of Vale District. ,
YOU ate hereby notified that I hare ex-
oeuded the sum of ?100.00 (one hundred
dollars for assessment work on above mentioned claims, such beiutr required aud necessa^- to
hold the same for tho year ending 29th Dec.
1104, under the provisions of the Mineral Act
aud Amending Acts, aud If at tne expiration of
ninety clays from the dale'of the fust publication* of "this notice in the "Uoundary Creek
Times" vou fail or refuse to contribute your
portion of such expendituie namely $25.63 due
by you J. P. Weils., together" with all
costs" of advertising, ybnr interests in said
mineral claim shall become vested in me
(your co-owuer(iipou filing in the proper office
iii that behalf the affidavit required by section
4 of the "Mineral Act Amendment Act 1900."
Dated this 34th' day of February, 1904.
15 J. COYIvE,
.G-P.A. Vancouver.
P.P.A.  Nelson
Certificate of Improvements.
No. 9 Mineral Claim, situate in Uie Greenwood
Mining-Division of Yale District. Where
located: In Det'dwoori Camp adjoining
the Buckhorn Mineral Claim.
AKE NOTICE that I Sydney M. Johnson,
acting- as agent for Pat-Hiclfey, Free
Miner's Certificate No. B. S0-t9<>, Frank J. Miller, Free Miner's Certificate No. I! S0502, Wm.
M. Law. Free Miner's Certificate No. B, SOs'.S,
H. Ii. Morg-an, Free Miner's Certificate No.
B. 80448, and Duncan Mcintosh. Free
Miuer's Certificate No. USS697, intend, sixty
days from the date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certi licate of Improvements
for the purposeof obtaining a Crown Grant of
the above claims.
And furtlier take notice that action, nnder
section 37, must be commenced before the
issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.
Dated this 3rd day of March, A. D.. 1905.
In tbe matter of the Estate of Gus Schilling,
late of Greenwood in the County of Yale,
Free Miner, deceased^/   ..
NOTICE is hereby given that all creditors
and others huving- claims against the
estate of the said Gus Schilling are required,
on or before the 1st day of June, 1905, to send
by post or deliver the same to nje at the Court
House, Greenwood, IJ. C, with full particulars,
and thcfutl securities, if anj-, held bv them,
and further take notice that after such mentioned date I will pioceed to distribute the
assets of the deceahed among the parties on-
titled thereto, haviiiir regard only lothe claims
of which I shall then have notice.
A 11 parties  indebted to the said estate are required to pay the amount of said indebtedness
to me foithwith.
Dated this 28th day of April, 1105.
Acting Cold Commissioner.
Certificate of Improvements.
Ruby Fractional Mineral claim, fituate in ihe
Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District. Where located: Tu Smith's Camp '
TAKE NOTICE that wc, George Cook. Free
Miner's Certificate No. B85503, aud M.
McMynn, Free Miner's Certificate BS5,~>02, intend, si fly days from the date hereof, to apply
to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Im-
piovemeuts for the purpose of obtaining a
Crown Grant to the above claim,
And further lake notice that action, under
section 37, must be commenced 'before the issuance oLsuch-Certificate of Improvements...	
Dated this 28th day of March. A. D. W'15.
Province or BkitishColvmhia.    f
No. 259.
HIS IS TO CERTIFY that "The Montreal aud Boston Consolidated Mlning-
.iii.d Smelting- Company, Limited," is authorized and licensed to canyon business within
the Provinceof British Columbia, and to carry
out or effect all or any of th« objects of the
company, to which the legislative authority
ot the Legislature of British Columbia extends.
The head ofiice of the company is situate at
Toronto, iuthe Provinceof Ontario.
Tlie amount of the capital of the company is
seven millloM five hundred thousand dollars,
divided into one million five hundred thousand
shares of five dollars each.
The head ofiice of the company in this Province is situate at Greenwood, and Arthur Murdoch Whiteside,** Barrister-at-law, whose address is Greeuwood, is the attorney for the
Given under my hand aud seal of office at
Victoria, Province of British Columbia, this
2nd day of May, one thousand nine hundred
and five.
fr.. s.] S. Y. WOOTTON,
Registrar of Joint Stock Companies.
The following are the objects for which the
company has been established:—
To carrv on t he business of mining and
smelting, and also to manufacture and deal in
iron, stone, mauganese. coal, coke, copper, oil
and other minerals, timber and lumber, and to
manufacture and deal in the products thereof
and the manufactured articles in which such
products are utilized, aud also to construct,
maintain aud operate buildings, machinery,
engines, cars, docks, bridges, elevators, canals
and other waterways and'other works; to apply
■for,purchase, lease or otherwise acquire patents
and patent rights, trade marks, improvements,
inventions aud processes, and to exercise, develop and grant licenses with respect thereto;
and (b) for the said'purposes:'
1. To acquire by purchase, lease or"other-
wise, and upon such terms and conditions as
may be agreed upon, real and personal prop-
eity and estates, and interests therein, including quarries, mines, wells, water powers, lakes,
ponds, streams and watercourses:
2. To acquire by lease, purchase or other- t
wise,find noon such terms,and conditions as
may be agreed on, rights, powers, concessions,
privileges aiidfrauchises.to enable the company ,
proporly to exercise aud carry on all., or auy of
the rights, powers, concessions, privileges,
ftanchises and .objects ot the company:
3. To acquire by purchase,' subscription or
otherwise, and to hold aud dispose of stocks,
bonds or auy other obligations of auy corporation, formed for, or then or theretofore engaged in or pursuing any one or more of the
kindsof business-purposes,' objects or'opera-
lious above mentioned, or owning or holding
any property of auy , kind hereinbefore described, or of any corporation owning or holding the stocks or obligations of anv such corporation: ' '.      ,    1      ' *
4. To enter into any ariangemettt for sharing
profits, union of interests or co-partnership
with any person or company carrying on. or
about to carry 011, any business or-transaction
which may be of benefit to the company hereby incorporated:
5. To hold for investment or otherwise to use,
sell or dispose of, and to guarantee any stock
bonds or other obligations of any other corpo
ration: - -' '      ,
6. To aid in. auy manner any corporation
whose stocks, bonds or other, .obligations -ajre
held or are in any way guaranteed by the company, aud while owner of any such stocks,^
bonds or other obligations to exercise all the
rights, powers aud privileges of ownership
thereof, and to exercise any. and all voting
power thereon:
7. To acquire and carry on all or any part of
the works, propert3', franchises, aud to undertake any liabilities of any person, firm, as»o
ciatiou or company engaged in or pursuing ,
any one or more of the kinds of business, purposes, objects or operations above Indicated, or
possessed of property suitable, for the business
purposes of the company hereby incorporated,
and as the consideration for the same to pay
cash or to issue any shares, stock, debentures,
bonds or obligations of ,the 'Company hereby
incorporated: . ( m
8. To sell, assign, transfer aud convey to any
persons or corporations having power to
acquire the same, and on such terms and conditions aud for such considerations as maybe
agreed on all, or from time to time, any of the
works undertaking, real and personal properties, rights, powers, concessions and privileges
of the company: 0 • '
—9.-T0 do all acta and exercise-all powers, and—
carry on all business incidental to the due
carrying out of the objects for which the company is incorporated and necessary to enable
the company to orofitably carry on all or any
of its undertakings. 36-39.
,   MINERAL ACT     ■
Certificate of Improvements
"Robert I." Mineral Claini siluatein the Greenwood'Mining- Division of Yale District.
Where located:   In Can von Creek camp.
TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett,
Pree Miner's Certificate No. BS0140, 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 abdve claim.
And further take notice that action undersec-
tion 37, must be commenced before the issuance
of such Certificate of Improvements.
Dated this ISth dav of April. A.D. 1904.
U624 '   " I. H. HALLETT.
Certificate of of Improvements-
"•Putnam" and "Eureka Fractional" Mineral
Claims, situate in the Greenwood Mining
Division of Yale. DHitrict. , Where located;
Iu South Deadwood Campj
TAKE NOTICE that T, IsaacII: Hallett, :is
agent for John Matthews, Free Miner's
Certificate No, HS|*4S3. in lend, sixty days from
thedate liereof, l» apply to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of-Improvements, for
the purposeof obtaiuiug Crown Grants of tlie
above claims.
And further take  notice that action, under
section 37, must be commenced  before  the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.
Dated this 22nd dav of April. 1005.
* Certificate of Improvements.
■ * •
"Fremont" Mineral'Claim, situate in Greenwood  Mining Division   of  Yale  District.
Where located: In Providence Camp, ad-
'   joining the "Providence'.' mineral claim.
'"PAKE NOTICE that we, Elizabeth Gallo-
X     way   ami   Robert   Wood,   Free  Minei's
Certificate No-.. B857s6 and BSs41S, respectivelv,"
intend, sixty days from date liereof, to apply
to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of I m-
proveiueuts,   for  the purpose of obtaining a
Crown Grant of the above claini.
And further take notice thai action, under
section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.
Dated iliiH 24th day of March", A. D., 1905.
Certificate of Improvements.
"Messina" Mineral Claim situate in the Greenwood Mining Division uf Yale District.
Where located: On Copper creek on Main
Kettle river.
TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as
agent for Alfred Cameron.-Free Miner's
Certificate No. U80591. Edward Tetinessen, Free
Miner's Certificate No. B7C157, aud Charles
Stooke, Free Miner's Certificate No., IJS0454, intend, sixty days from thedate liereof. to apply
to the Mining Recorder fora Certificateof Improvements, for Ihe purpose of "obtaining a
Crown Graut of theabove claim.
Ard 'further take notice that action, tinder
section 37. must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements'.
Dated this 1st dav of April, A. D. 1905.
HG 21 ' I, 11. HALLETT.
Certificate of Improvements.*
Garnet," "Garnet Fractional"   and  "Minneapolis  Fraction "  Mineral  Claims, situate in  the  Greenwood   Mining  Division of
Yale   District.   Where   located:   -'Garnet"
and "Garnet Fractional" in Smith's Camp;
Minneapolis Frnct ion" in Head wood Camp.
AKE NOTICE that 'I, Isaac H. Hallett. as
agent from   for   Kenneth   Ii. Frith. Free
Miuer's   Certificate  No.  ISSS129,   intend, sixty
(lavs from the date hereof, to ripply to the Milling Kecorder for Certificates of Improvements,
for the 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 Certificates of  Improvements.
Hated this 15th dav of March. A. D. 1905.
Certificate of Improvements.
"American Eagle" Mineral Claim, situate in
the Greenwood   Mining  Division  of   Yale
District.    Where located: In Skylark camp.
TAKE NOTICE that I. John   P.  McLeod,
FreeMiner's Certificate No.   BS5652. aa agent
for John 12. Desrosiers, Free Miner's Cerriflcatc
No. lJS.:-r>3'), intend,  sixty  days  from  the date
hereof,  to apply to the Milling Recordei fora
Certificateof  Improvements for the purpose of
obtaining a Crown Grunt of the above claim.
And further  take  notice   that   action, under
sectittn 37, must be commenced   before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.
Dated this Sth day of March. A.D. 1905.
Certificate of Improvement.
"Gold Standard" Mineral Claim, situate In the
.Greenwood   Mining  Division of Yale District.   Where located: On Cranberry creek.
TAKE NOTICE that I.Albert E. Ashcroft,
acting as agent for W. M. Law, Free Miner's
Certi ficate No. I!80s78, A. L. Piper, FreeMiner's
Certificate No. B02O4O, and Robert Mathison,
Free Miner's Certilicate No. B85060, intend,
sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to
the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a
Crown Grant to theabove claim.
And further take notice that actions, under
section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.
Dated this 4th day of March, 1905
Certificate of Improvements.
"La Tour" mineral claim, situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.
Whore located:   In Copper Creek camp.
TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett as
agent for Kenneth C. B. Frith. Free Miuer's
Certificate No. H.55359, andCharleB Elting Mer-
rjtt. Free Miner's Certificate No. B80141, intend,
sixtv days from the date hereof, to apply to tbe
Mining Recorder fora Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown
Grant of the above claim.
And further take notice that action, under
section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.
Dated this 18th day of April. A. D. 1904..
Dissolution of Partnership.
Notice is hereby given that the partnership
heretofore subsisting between Bruce Craddock
and R. A. Nicholson, as hotel keepers at Greenwood. B. C, i.s dissolved by mutual consent.
All debts due the said firm are payable to R.
A. Nicholson, who assumes all liabilities
against the firm.
Greenwood. B  C, Mav 1st. 1905.
Yon wil 1 save money by buying- you
furniture and stoves from   H. J. Clint,
1 Copper street,. n-Wg-MiiMMa^WwctwldWtfrt**^^  1,    ���   t1'  BOUNDARY   OREEK   TIMES  i -,  ISSUE No. 37, MAY 19, 1905   t  SUPREME COURT.  '#��'<^(t)''(l)''(l^<t^^  Just One Case Before tlie Court, the  Others Beinff Tried in Nelson.  Au assize court was held in the  court house, Greenwood on Tuesday  last, his lordship, Mr. Justice Martin  presiding-.  Court waa opened at 11 b'clock'by  Sheriff Kerrnan of Grand Forks, when  the following grand jurors answered  to tlieir names and. were sworn by  , Registrar Cunningham: W, Allison  (foreman), W. G. H. Belt, Proctor  Joiner, J as, McCreath, W. F. Proctot;,  Greenwood; J. Ri Ferguson, Midway;?  W.JGrutz, Wm. Dinsmore, J. W. Jones,  Wm. Graham, A.' D. Morriion, J. Ij.  Manley, and H. T. McCallum, Grand  Forks.  His lordship expressed his pleaaure  at the ge'nera.1 air of prosperity  throughout the province and particularly the mining industry, in which he  took' a very great interest. He had  visited the mines at Phoenix on Tuesday and was very much impressed  with the extensive mining- operations  being carried on there. He informed  the grand juay that there was only one  case, that of Johnson, charged with  ' theft of timber from a mineral claim,  which would come before them for consideration. After explaining the legal  phaseB of the case to the grand jury,  the 'judge left the bench and court was  adjourned until 2 o'clock.  The grand jury found "no bill"  against Johnson and the prisoner was  discharged and the court adjourned.  K. OF P- GRAND OFFICERS.  At the meeting of the Grand Lodge,  K. of P., held in New Westminster  last week the following officers were  elected:  P..GJ C, A.G. Ferguson, New Westminster; G. C, Geo. Johnson, Nanaimo; G. V. C, Wm. Irvine, Nelson)  G.'P., G. T. Mallory,,Kamioops;.G. K-.  of R. and S., E. Pferdner, Victoria; G.  M. of F., Thos. Walker,'Victoiia; G.  M. and A., J. Hammer, Grand Forks;  G. I. G-., Ha. Brown, Reyelstoke; G. O.  G., R. H. Townley, Vancouver; Grand  Rep., Noble Binns, Trail; C. F. Nelson",  New Denver '  METHODIST CONFERENCE.  At the Methodist church conference  held at, Vancouver last week, Rev. J.  A. Wood, of Salmon Arm, was elected  president. In this district the following are the persons who will, for the  next three years, give spiritual advice  to the people of the respective towns  in which they are stationed:  Nelson���W. W. Baer.  Kaslo���^S. J. Green.  Sandon���H. J. Hastings, transferred  from Hamilton conference.  Rossland���J. D. P. Knox.  Grand Forks���E. ..Manuel.  Greenwood���F. A. Magee.  Phoenix���C. W. Whittaker.  A PROTEST.  To THit Editor: In a recent visit to  Greenwood, during the session of the  supreme court, I had the honor of an  introduction toJudge Martin. In the  conversation that followed I addressed  the"g"entleman~as "MrrMartuV and  was immediately corrected with "Mr.  Justice Martin, if you please." Of  course I knew the gentleman was a  justice. All judges of the supreme  court are justices, Everybody knows  that. People on the coast think we're  all fools up here.   Yours truly,  .'*,."'.''*' Subscriber.  A Good Family Liniment,  Every family should be supplied  with a bottle of Chamberlain's Pain  : Balm. For cuts, bruises, burns, scalds  and similar injuries, which are of frequent occurrence, there is nothing so  good. It soothes the wound and not  only gives instant relief from pain  but causes the parts to heal in about  one-third the time required by the  usual treatment. As it is an antiseptic all danger from blood-poisoning is  avoided.   Sold by all druggists.  Estray Notice.  A buckskin horse, with black mane and tail,  came into tny place���the Hozer ranch. Rock  creek mountain���last January. Branded on  right shoulder with figure two, with a crook  on lower curt of figure. Weight about eight  hundred pounds. Owner can have same by  paying '.for his keep and advertising, otherwise he will be sold. D. McPHERSON.  Dated this 18th day of Mavr1905.  MINERAL, ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "San Jnan" and "Champion Fractional"' Mineral Claini situate inthe Greenwood Min-  ���ag    Division    of    Yale   District.     Where  ". located:   In Providence camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett.Free  Miner's Certificate No. B38S34. for myself, and  as ag-ent for Joseph Martin. Tree Miner's Certificate No. B805f>8, intend, sixty days from the  date hereof, to apply tc the Mining Ret-i.rder  for Certificates of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of the above  claims.  And farther take notice that action, nnder  section 37, must be commenced tiefore the issuance of snch Certificate of Improvements.  Oated this,4th day of March A. D.. 1SOS.  LIS 10 I. H. hALLETT.  You can save money by bti3ring your  Vfiix, Paper at Smith & McRae's.  ->W/  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 snd much improved facilities for treating  at a very small cost, the continued opening up of new high grade properties and their successful and profitabl  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 $50,00 up,"at terms to suit the pur/  lake it early/- .- ^Sl _,   :����-<-  &���  m-.  iviafce your-selection-and  /%*,  --<&*���  9  1AGENT FOR THE GREENWOOD TOWNSITE COMPANY  * ^  -t  ^''i��1"  9  ^####;##.##''  ���r  V   4 a$,c  Synopsis of Regulations Governing the Disposal of Dominion  Lands  within the  Railway Belt in the Province of  British Columbia.  A LICENSE to cut timber can be  -"���acquired only at public competition.  A rental of SS per square mile is charged for ail timber berths excepting  those situated West of Yale for which  che rental is at the rate of 5 cents per  acre per annum.  In addition to the rental, dues at the  following rates are charged :���,  Sawn lumber, 50 cents per thousand  feet B. M. , ���     ���  Railway ties, eight and nine feet  long, Tyi and 1% cents each.  Shingle bolts, 25 cents a cord. !l  All other products, 5 per cent on-  sales,  A license is issued so soon as a berth  is granted but in un surveyed territory  no timber can be cut on a berth until  the licensee has made a survey thereof.  Permits to cut timber are also granted at public competition, except in the  case of actual settlers, -who require the  timber for their own use.  Settlers and others may also obtain  permits to cut up to 100 cords of wood  for sale without competition.  The dues payable under a permit are  S1.50 per thousand feet B. M., for  square timber and sawlogs of any  wood except oak; from % to 1% cents  cents per lineal foot for building logs;  from 12J-2 to 25 cents per cord for-wood;  1 cent for fence posts; 3 cents for rail  way   ties;   and   50 cents per cord on  shingle bolts.  Leases for grazing purposes are issued for- a term of twenty -one years at  a rental ot two cents per acre per annum. ���:      ��� '    .  Coal lands may be purchased at $10  per acre for soft coal and $20 for anthracite. Not more than 320 acres  may be acquired by one individual or  company.  Royalty at the rate of 10 cents per  ton of 2,000 pounds is collected on the  gross output.  Entries for land for agricultural purr  poses may be made personally at the  local land office fot the district in  which the land to be taken is situated,  or if the homesteader desires, he may,  on application to the Minister of the  Interior at Ottawa, the Commissioner  of Immigration at Winnipeg, or the  local agent for the District, -within  ���which the land is situated, receive  authority for some one to make entry  for him.  A fee of S10 is charged for a homestead entry.  A settler who has received an entry  for a homestead, is required to perform  the conditions connected therewith  under one of the following plans:���  (T) At least six months' residence  upon and cultivation v of the land in  each year during'the term of three  years.  It is the practice of the Department  to require a settler to bring IS acres  nnder cultivation, but if he prefers he  may substitute stock; and 20 head of  attle, to be actually his own property,  with buildings for their accommodation, will be accepted instead of the  cultivation. ... ���**..     ���'���,���''  (2). If the father (or mother, if the  father is deceased) iof any person who  is eligable to make a homestead entry  under-the provisions pf the Act, resides upon a farm in the vicinity of  the land entered for by such person as  a homestead, the requirements, of .the  Act as to residence prior to obtaining  patent may be satisfied by such person  residing with the father or mother.  (3) If the settler has his permanent  residence upon farming land owned  by him in the vicinity.'of his homestead, the-requirements,-of the Act as  to residence mav be satisfied- by residence upen the said laud.  Application for a patent should be  made at the end of three years before  the local agent, sub ;agent or a homestead inspector,  Before making an application for a  patent, the settler must give six  months' notice in writing to the Commissioner of Dominion Lands at Ottawa, of his intention to do so.  *W. W. CORY,  Deput}- of the Minister of the  Interior.  Ottawa, February 4th, 1905.     x  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  A Safe Coasir Remedy for Cfiildren.  In buying a cough medicine for children never be afraid to buy Chamberlain's Cough Remedy. There is no  danger from it and relief is always  sure to follow. It is especially valuable for colds, croup and whooping  cough.   For sale by all druggists.  To John Nelson, J. A. Muuson and H.  Mag-n'nson or to any person or ptrsonsto whom  they may have transferred their interest in the  Morning Glory-and Rainstorm'Mineral Claims  situate on Cedar Cioeli, main Kettle River, in  the Greenwood Mini:!*? Pivision of Yale  District.  iiYou are hereby notified that we have expended the sum of S400 for work on Ihe above mentioned claims and S10 for ��� recoi ding the ��ame  for assessment worlc for two years, such being  required and necessary to hold said claims for  tlnvyears ending the6th of June, 1903 and 1901,  under tlie provisions uf the Mineral Act and  Amendinir Acts and if at the expiration of  ninety days from I lie date of lirst publication  of this notice in the Utmndary Creek Times,  you fail or refuse to contribute your portion of  such expenditure together with"all costs of advertising, y0ur interest in said mineral claims  shall become invested in us, your co-owners,  upon filing- iu the proper office in that behalf  the affidavit required by section 4 of the "Min  cial Act Amending Act, 1900."  Dated 3rd March. 190g.  CHAR.LES E. JOHNSON.  JOHN BERGMAN.  - O. S. FLOYD, Proprietor.  PURE  MILK   AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any part  of tli'3 city.  - /I I*.   A   'I I   -*>�����"    i    r  "- i<A  \ I '"- '  Hsu  '      , \     *  BOUNDARY OREEK   TIMES.  Good  Sport  at  Capt. Swain's  Bowling  >  Alley....  Clarendon 'Block,.  Copper Street..  WHO  WAS  We don't  know his full  pedigree but he'had ideas  of his' own    -',-"'  r " '-'  ABOUT COMFORT  and invented the chair above,  illustrated^ probably, the'  most\popular piece, of furni-,  ture made.      *  -PRICES IN-  Denim $9.00, Tapestry $10.00.  Tapestry���best quality $12.00.  \  Moquette $15.00.   Leather $18.00.  *V|CTORIA,8.C  SIGNIFICANT  TRADE MARK  TRADE  MARK  Indelibly branded on the sole of  > ' "���-���  all " LECKIE BOOTS." It stands  ���tor "tetter footwear for the  Same money"���honest western  footwear, made by western people for western trade. They are  all leather and ibuilt for service,  without sacrificing,appearance.  Ask your dealer for "LECKIE  BOOTS," and look for the,above  trade mark on the sole.     :    :    :  Manufactured by  ll  LTD.  VANCOUVER,   B.   C.  Suit Case Free!  In order to establish customers  throughout the western country  we &T6 giving FBEE -with, every  Suit order a. Handsome Suit Case  which *jre ship the Suit in. ,.'*''  Suits Made to Order $12 Up  Yonr choice of a Taiiety of colcTings and weaves  including all the newest patterns. All trimmings  ard the very best Fit and vroibmanship guaranteed. Pants made to order $3 np/and other ear-  ments at correspondingly low prices. AU Clothes  made exactly to your measure, subject to inspection and return if not satisfactory. Self Measuring  Chart and Samples of Cloth free.   Address:  A.BREHNER, CARP, ONT,  MIDWAY NOTES.  Mra., Kerr is visiting- friends in  Greenwood. ' '���   '       '  J. E. Salter, of they Spokane, visited  G-reenwood, Monday.  An effort is to be made to rebuild the  Presbyterian church, recently burned.  Wadds Bros., 'photographers, are  "takin' picturs" of the residents and.  their residences.  H." Bunting-, of Greenwood, is building the Dominions disinfectant tank  here. It will be completed in about  two weeks.  C. L. Thomet has rented the Oakland hotel building to Grand Forks  parties, who will shortly open it up  for business.  S. A. Crowell, of the Crowell house,  intends opening- a livery barn shortly,  in cpnnection with the Royer stage  line from Phoenix to Hedley. s  Spencer Bennernian is doing assessment work on the Bellilower, near Bear  Lake, in Summit camp. The claim  has had four assessments done on it  and surveyed, and will be crown-  granted thia year. t  J. J. Cameron, who built the first  hotel in Poplar, during the excitement  there, and made a pile of cash, is here  waiting- for the railway construction  to commence, when he expects to atart  business at some point alone the line.  Great inconvenience is being caused/  through the government not having a  veterinary inspector here. Often delays of two or three days are caused before the inspector can .come over from  Grand Forks. A. veterinary inspector  should be located at Midway, as there  are often as high as twerity outfits here  in a day for inspection.     ' i  Sunday 'lasL Albert,'Irving was  drowned in the Kettle river, about four|  miles from here. He and his brother,  James, and Otto Hanson were in a  boat which capsized, S. Cannon, who  was*" near by, -succeeding in 'saving  James    Irving,    and    Otto     Hanson  *H ART, K  The Kanataj Acme and  Vitor Art  Squares are,  best made both in pattern and durability. - We  are overstocked in this  :' line and must clear them  out.    They are  all this'  , seasons patterns and are  in sizes 7*4 x 9 up to 12  x 12 feet, will fit most  any   room,       In    price  they range from  $4.00 to $15.00  i  RED FRONT J  FURNITURE STORE    J  A. L. WHITE) ��fc CO.,   ,    Proprietor?.   5  OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOCK>0000*X>Oi  H. BUNTING  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in   Sash,- Doors,  Turned Work and  Inside Finish,  Etc,  %       ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  j GREENWOOD,   :   B. C.  CK>OO0<>OOO0<>0OO(X>OO<HX>0OCKK>  K* j? ��c ss* if s^ ��r ��<��� af jc ac af t��* ��f s? sr jf.  fc  S. A. Grierson  HOUSE  SIGN and  ORNAMENTAL  MIHTER  .%  v  'mm  w  *.  \%  %  'mm  f.  ���*>  %  *? -8? jr if %<" V as* ��*" 1? ��p jp j? ar af $����� ��r jev  ���t.  t.  \\  %.  Mice Stock of Wall  Paper to choose from  Opposite'theB. C. Hotel in Building formally occupied by the  Postoffice.    Phone 15.  Greenwood, B.d  managed to reach shore without assistance. The river is being dragged  to recover the body of the drowned  man. Altjert N. Irving was about 25  years of age, and was a native of  Nova Scotia. '  ITEMS FROM PHOENIX.  Building operations at Phoenix are  lively these days. Consequent upon  the increased payroll' of -the camp a  number of private residences are being put up. Alderman Marshall, who  has been on a visit to the Old Country,  is expected home any day, and the announcement has already been made  that on his return work will be started  immediately on the construction of a  three-story frame hotel. The new  building will replace the Brooklyn  hotel, destroyed by fire. C. \V. H.  Sansom, architect, formerly of Grocn-.  wood and now residing in Spokane,  has prepared the plana. The hotel  will have a frontage on Dominion  avenue, Phoenix street and the Great  Northern railway depot. The cost will  be $20,000 furnished.  Alderman' L. Y. Birnie is having  completed a frame business block on  Knob Hill avenue, and -an addition is  being put to the McHale block. The  Miners' union is negotiating for a  more central site for their uew hall.  The Mint hotel is to be enlarged.  Danny Dearie has moved into the  Marsh block on Dominion avpnue and  fitted the place up as an hotel. It will  be known as thej)eane hotel.  tfully $10,000 will be expended this  year by the Great - Northern Railway  company on street improvements. The  work will be done on Church and  School streets and Dominion avenue.  These thoroughfares are to- be re-  graded and broadened.       '  The Golden Eagle^ claini, adjoining  the Stemwinder, has been surveyed  into blocks and lots and is now on the  market Judge Williams, who represents the owners, reports the sale of  fifteen'lots. Several residences have  been completed, and as soon as lumber  is available, it is the intention of purchasers to erect homes. A waterworks  system is to be installed and the,  streets graded. Situated as-the addition is, on the sunny side of the gulch,  commanding an excellent- view of the  entire city, Golden Eagle addition,  promises in the years to come to be the  residential section of Phoenix.   '  PRIZES FOR SCHOOLS.  New Westminster, May 18.���A British Columbia r school exhibit is to be  made one of the features of the Dominion Exhibition. The educational advantages enioyed 'by residents of this  proviuce, with various samples of results, -will be shown to people from  other parts of the world, and in order  that the display may be on as large a  scale asjpossible, it is necessary that"  teachers and pupils begin at once to  prepare exhibits. Handsome prises  will be offered for collective displays  and for individual work.. These will  include products of manual training,  kindergarten, brush work, penmanship, drawing, composition, btc. The  minister of education, who is deeply  interested in the proposed exhibit, has  been aaked' to permit the superintend  ent of education to take charge of it.  the  Chamberlain's  Cough   Remedy  Very Best-  "I have been using Chamberlain's  Cough Remedy and want to say it is  the best cough _medicine_ I_have _ever  taken,'' says Get>. L. Chubb, "a merchant of Harlan, Mich. There is no  question about it being the best, as it  will cure a cough or cold in less time  than any other treatment. It should  always be kept in the hojise ready for  instant use, for a cold can be cured in  much less time when promptly treated.  Por sale by all druggists.  To Rent.  Furnished house in a desirable location. Parties renting can have usejof  piano and sewing machine if desired.  Apply at The Mart.  Eggs for Hatching.  Single and Rose comb White Leg  horn. Also White Wyandotte. Apply  box 282, city.  mnteiD  THE LEADING TOWSORML PARLOR  IN THB CITY ���  BATHS 25 CENTS  WM. FRAWLEY, : '.Prop.  CALL.UP A86  STAR ilrBAKEM  Where there is always on .hand a good  supply of *    ��� '  HOWE MADE BREAD,  CAKES, BUNS, Etc.  Fresh Stock of Groceries always kept.  Phone us your order.  ^4��t|*^4����l��4��4^4'^4,4'f4t4'4>4*4'4^^'fr4,4'4*i'ae  *  est**-  <=�����  4��  it  *  4��  the���m  Blectric  current   supplied   for  Power, Lighting,   Heating and  Ventilating.     Power furnished  for' Hoisting  and  air-conipres-  sing  plants,   with  an absolute  guarantee of continuous power  service for operating.  Get Our Rates. We Can Save You Money  ft.fr-^^4444^*^^4* 4^^^$ ^^^^^'f'g* <$*���$*%  WE WANT YOUR TRADE  t       ^ T X��tt-rB,TRrftTT |  mi ^ST _'____ __ SHI *  ��  &  -Sift  % and are always wide awake to satisf)r your  ji: wants--not like the policemen who sleeps his  *     '  ' ' shift through.  For a fiood Dinner  or Short Order I  f     ,.;Tfj -The..,  ��  -a  3'-:��*;*��#*,���#����������������� *.t#-��*^^  ��B$  .HARRY C0UTJS. Proprietor  Call up  Made that' resolution to begin the ne$  year right by buying your, Meats, Fish,  Etc.  at the, UNION'.MEAT   MARKET.  ilTliat's us  *,  s  -ABOUT THAT ACCIDENT ANDTS!CK -INSURANCE  ��� In the largest Accident and Sickness  Corporation in the world. Has paid  over .$900,0*00.00 in claims in Canada  during the past eight years.  ���^X^X^XK-^-C'^1**^  DEALERS IN  J/��u  LINOLEUMS, ETC  ���>   copper. street,  ���-*-*s-^*-*<^n:~>:"X^  TEL  ERNEST J. CARTIER, Proprietor.  Finest FurnislM House in the Boundary  Steam Heated. Lighted tb rough out vritti electric lights.  "VVe offer special inducements to travellers as *sve have the  finest sainplc rooms iu the city.    Our bar  excells  all others.  ii-  ���v  ,-o DHAMW>U��UI  K  We will be pleased to  furnish estimates for  Wall Papers for any  kind of room,  small  large  or  Largest variety of-patterns to  select from in the Boundary. It  will pay yoli to see our stock if  you contemplate doing-papering-.  Coles & Frith  ^=  ^  TO.WN TOPICS  Bora to Mr. and Mrs. Homer Wells  on the 12th inst.7"a girl-  Miners'licenses, expire on the 31st  May.    Don't say you forgot  J. Crammer, of Phoenix, was the  guesb-of Miss Dynes last Sunday.  ,    R, G-. Sidley, customs, officer at Sidley, B.C., was in the city this week.  D. Tamblyn has assumed the duties  of Dominion veternary at Grand Forks.  Jas. Cunningham aud Mrs. Cunniug-  ham, of Summit camp, spent Sunday  in the city.  Mr. Juttice Martin, of Victoria, came  in on Monday's train to hold assize  court here. .. *  Mayor Rumberger, of Phoenix, is in  the city attending the sitting of the  supreme court.  The bicycle offered by Miss Manchester was won by C. McGilvery, holding ticket No. 101. ' I  Mrs. R. G. Mow at, of Nelson, is  spending a few weeks in the city visiting her sister-in-law, Mrs. R. U. Stevens. '  Nat Darling, traveling for the Mainland and British Lion cigars, manufactured in Vancouver, was in the city  Tuesday.  Duncan McPherson of Maude, B. C,  was in the city Wednesday, having  been summoned as a juror for the  sitting of the court. _  The Canadian Bank of Commerce  has opened a brancli at Penticton.  This is an indication that there will be  a large increase of business at that  point.  The police magistrate held a reception at the city hall yesterday. A  large number of householders called  and paid their respects and, also their  cash.  Last week, Jas. McCreath, Jr.. while  up at the Silver Cloud mine, severely  cut his fool in'chopping a tree down.  Eight stitches were required to close  the wound.  R. D. McKenzie, who has been in  the camp |pr a number of years, left  Wednesday for Marble Mountain, N.  S., hia old home, where he will visit  for some time.  Wellington Elson was taken to the  Sisters' hospital, Monday, suffering  from pneumonic His many friends  in the city hope to see him out and  well in a few weeks.  Owing to the absence of Mayor  Naden and Aldermen Bunting and McNeill there was no meeting of the city  council Monday night. A meeting  will be held next Monday.   -  The highest scores so far this month  for the prize-a offered at the bowling  alley aieBishop211-, Potter 201, Leamy  201, and Coles 200. The score of 211  will probably be beaten before the  end of the month.  Wrn. Densmore and P. T. McCallum,  of Grand Forks, called at The Times  olfice. Tuesday, being )'ere to attend  the sitting c*f the supreme court. They  report great activity in mining at  Franklin camp on the North Fork of  Kettle river.       r  H. B. DeVeber, manager of the Nelson branch of the Bank of Montreal,  returned from the Similkameen Sunday and went on to Nelson Monday.  Mr. DeVeber did not state whether the  Bank of Montreal would open a branch  in the Similkameen or not.  Geo. E. Winkler returned Sunday  from a visit to the camps on the West  Fork of the Kettle river, where he  went to gather material for an article  for the B. C. Mining Record on the  mineral resources of that section. He  left on Tuesday's stage for Princeton,  where he will open a real estate and  mining brokerage office. ��� Kelowna  Clarion.  John Gillan, of Hedlej-, is in the city.  He has purchased a plant and will open  a bottling works in the metropolis of'  the Similkameen. 'Jack was one of the  old-time prospectors of the Boundary,  and it is hoped he will have even greater  success in the manufacture of iron  brew and fizz producers than he had  in prospecting.  At Wednesday night's meeting of  thcK. of P., Grand Representative  Murray reported on, proceedings of  grand,lodge held} in Westminster. The  order is prosperous throughout -the  province, and there has been a considerable increase iu membership during the past year. ' F. C. B. Frith was  reappointed district deputy for Greenwood.  GRADE  DES1GMS  It will be decidedly to your interest if jou are con-v  templating the.purchase of a   Spring  pr-Summer  Suit to examine our large new ;stock of  ''Broadway  Brand" ,Clothing.     Among  them  are some-rather  striking- patterns,  yet refined.    In  fact our 'whole;  x - range is full of attractive designs and styles.,    .  -  We can^fit you, with one  of these high grade summer .suits givih'gy.ou a better.  fit and heater in design' and, workmanship "than.you  can be fitted elsewhere. ,-We are Leaders in Clothing.,,  \  Considerable enthusiasm is manifest  in ping-pong circles over the possibilities of the game for'the coming  season, caused tfy probable acquisitions to the ranks of votaries of this  very exciting recreation.- It is, perhaps, uot Outsi'de the realm' of possibilities that before the season is over  the City of Greenwood' will be as far  famed for its tennis players as .-the  Boundary district is. for its ore bodies.  Percy Godenrath,* representing The  Week, a Victoria publication, is in the  city in the interests of ,his paper and  writing up the resources of the district. Mr. Godenrath was press correspondent in Greenwood - for nearly a  year in 1899 and 1900, and is familiar  with mining as well as the other resources of the district. Arrangements  are being made by persons interested  in mining to indnce Mr. Godenrath to  locate here and furnish reliable mining  news to outside papers.-     . /  Saturday night" a thief entered the  store of N. H. I^amont and stole a bicycle and a bicycle lamp, the former valued  at $75 aud the latter at $5. Entrance  waa gained by, forcing the rear door.  Thethief took all the necessary tools  with hi.m for adjustment aud repairs  of the machine. He is now probably  in the "Land of the Free," perfectly  satisfied with having done up a Canuck.  The police were put on to the- trail but  the scent -was all taken up by other  perfumes.  Boundary _Eagfes "are-preparing" to  have the time of their lives on the occasion of the annual meeting of 'the  grand lodge of the province, which  occurs this year June Sth, 6th and 7th,  at Grand Forks. Something like 250  or 300 delegates are expected from all  over British Columbia, and the birds  of Grand Forks, Phoenix and Greenwood propose to make things pleasant  for them. One item on the program  will be a special train to Phoenix, aud  when a couple of hundred fivers reach  there there is likely to be things doing  in the place where the mines are*.  /  \ ���COMPANY, UIWITED���.,  Dealers in Shelf and Heavy Hardware, Groceries, Chinaware  headaches  or nervousness,  which is  caused by overworked" or strained'eyes,  often  SPECIAL NOTICES  First-class Side Saddle "'fox sale at a  bargain.   D.C McRae.' "Y  - Furnished cabin .for rent'at Boun-'  dary Palls.    H. J. Clint, Copper street.  , For Sale���First-class piano,, less  than half price. For particulars apply  to Wm. Fleming.*        ,,  ^ The remedy- is the wearing' of properly fitted glasses,  m which we can supply you at comparatively little cost. The-  ���*�� examination, which we guarantee will be accurate; is free.  Floor Lac isvthe latest thing, in^floor  "finishes, no varnisburequired.^ For sale  at Ru<isell-J^aw-Caulfield,Co.  ���%  ;Wahted - Second- hand cook stoves.  Highest price paid. .All kinds ,bf  second hand .goods b��uerht.    O I C, A.  L. ,White & Co. "     ,  *���- i  Dispensing  Chemists.  For Sale Cheap, a,pew ,3 .roomed  house in Anaconda, and lot) weir'fenc-  ed, good chicken' houpe, good'spring  water. Apply R.��G. Penson,Anaconda  ^yw^M\^/��^/^v^AiV/A<VW-iV^'^-'wV/tVJ,^r'ft  On Tr.esday morning as,C.-iE. Shaw  was getting- into his rig at Voigt's  camp, a wild, partly-broken horse  plunged madly and ran away, throwing Mr. Sha-w put and injuring him  badlv- Mr. Voigt immediately sent  for medical aid, which, in the absence  of Dr. Schon from Princeton, was not  to be obtained nearer thau Hedley. On  receipt of the news here, Dr. MsEwen  and Dr. Schon, who was in Hedley at  the time, started for Voigt's camp and  GOOD SOAP IS A GOOD THING, POOR SOAP IS WORSE THAN POOR, IT  "'���������   INJURIOUS. ''���"*'���;;-.*'-:��� v/r --*:;.  We have a very fine line of good soaps,   all' ;made from pure vegetable oils ahd  glycerine and containing the smallest possible portion of; alkali, perfumed and-  riot perfumed...-...'"    ;v     . "; ������ '���:���-'������:.���  ?��a.  Quality High  9  Genuine Shell Brand Castile Soap 3 Bars for $1.00.  at time of , going to press had not returned. Mr. Voigt, who was seen "by  the Gazelte, ,vyas of the opinion that  the injuries were very serious.���-Hedley  Gazette. ~ /  W. McCormick; one of the-original  owners of th�� Mother Lode, and now  ranching on the Kettle river near-  Rock creek, is vn the city this week,  under a doctor's care.  C. M. Crouse returned Friday last  from a business trip to Montreal, consulting with the members of the Midway company in reference to their  policy in the event of railway construction being commenced from that  point this season by the Great Northern and Midway and Vernon railways.  The local lodge ol Odd Fellows has  had a busy week. Tuesday two candidates received the first degree, and  on Thursday evening a special meeting was held to catch up with the degree work which the lodge has been  unable to attend to at the regular  meetings.  In the police court yesterday two  bartenders were fined S50 each for furnishing liquor to an intoxicated person. The magistrate said it was his  intention to put a stop to the practice  of saloonkeepers "blowing people in"  and when they were drunk and broke  putting them out on the street to make  an exhibition of themselves. The  hotelmen"should put their customers  in bed when they became drunk, thus  protecting them when they were incapable of protecting themselves.  NOTICE. ~'  ?/'!  LATEST STYLES  BEST VALUES  LARGEST VARIETY  Let us give you an estimate and show you how  cheaply your old rooms  can be made new, fresh  and clean. Or enough ��  paper for a room for  $1.00 and put it on your  v     , self.  25 per cent off on all last Years  Stock  i;  W  THOMAS  DRUG  �����  Application for Transfer of Liquor License  Notice is hereby given lhat thirty days after  date we will apply to the Board ol Licensing  Commissioners of the city of Greenwood for a  transfer of liquor license held by us for the  Clarindon hotel, copper street, situated on lots  13 and 1-4. in block 12, City of Greenwood, to R.  A. Nicholson. BRUCE CRADDOCK.  R. A. NICHOLSON.  _y Dated this 18tk day of May, 19W;  ^N  Tr.T--iiE��a������"a:  ���ZZZSiZSiiJL


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