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Array McbM-nisdVeaiVttxif >���>��������.  4/  NWOOD, B. C. FRIDAY   MARCH 9, l<>06.  No. 27  TtiE    J&E&      &TOIZJ&  For Men Who Care  ��� to Dress Well.  This is the motto of the  BARRY SHOE, and you  witt find it upon every  box containing a pair. It  describes the shoe to a  nicety* Nothingmore is  required The "BARRY,'  fills the highest require/  ments as to style, wear  and comfort JSC X'X-'.a.  We received a large ship/  ment the other day, and  consequently we are in a  position to suit the most  fastidious'  PBIGES $5, $5.50 AND $6.  [jtfEREISPRlbtiW * WATCH WHEN  IT  KEEPS   THE  CORRECT  TIME  ABSOLUTELY  GUARANTEED  We have a complete  line of this famous make  in prices to Fit Your  Pocket. Solid Gold and  Filled Cases in Charm-  ing=Designs:^ ������������  SILVERWARE ��� Sterling and Plated Knives,  Forks, Spoons, and Sterling Silver Novelties.  A. LOGAN & CO.. JEWELERS.  ,  pat-  Seeing is Believing  VALUES   ''ALK  Come it; and examine the largest and most complete range of staple  and fancy goods for spring ever disolayed in Greenwood.  *���*  WASH GOODS���Our English and Canadian* Print*-*, Ginghams  .���ind Muslins, are the finest we have ever shown. All fast Colors.  The very latest patterns and fine values,  DRESS GOODS���we particularly desire to draw your attention  i<�� this department. Nothing hut ihe very latest in cloths, colors  and patterns shown. In staple and fancy Mohairs, Eolennes and  Venetians we defy competition.  READY TO WEAR���Our spring- coats ?nd snirts are particularly  aitractive. All the most modish and fashionable cloths, patterns  mid styles are represented. Make your selections early while the  lines remain unbroken.  It is impossible for us to tell j ou in this space of the many fine  lines we are showing. Come in aud see for yourself. To do so  carries no obligation to buy.    It is a pleasure for us to show goods.  RENDELL & CO.  THE WATER WORKS IEMPLEMAHELECIED  Supply  and Demand  Are  About Equal.  CLEAN   YOUR  PREMISES  City Council Warns Householders to  Clean Away, Rubbislf and Avoid  Polutiner Boundary Creek.  FURNISHINGS  DRY GOODS  Council : met Monday night and  transacted the usual routine of business. Those present were Mayor Naden, Aldermen Bunting,'Mathison,  MeRaeP Wood, Nelson and Sullivan.  City Solicitor Gray acted as clerk in  the absence of City Clerk Taylor, The  mayor reported for the water and light  committee that he had inspected the  source of the city's water supply, and  found that the available supply is being- well taken care of and that very  little was going to waste. In view of  the fact that the supply is little more  than the demand, he intimated that "it  might be found advisable at some future time to discontinue the' supply for  the two water motors now in use.' He  stated, however, that no .action would  be taken in this without good and sufficient notice being given.  Alderman Mathison reported that  steps would be taken to repair Copper  street opposite the Miners' hotel.  The question of the city's fire protection came up and caused some discussion. - Alderman McRae reported  that he had asked for estimates of cost  for the installation of telephone and  electric alarm systems, The local  manager of the telephone company had  been asked to suoplv figures fuid.also  EG. Warren of the Greenwood Electric company. The matter had not  yet been gone into fully and a complete  report would be submitted later. Aid.  McRae was going to Phoenix and  wouid inspect the new system there.  There was a general feeling among the  members of the council that steps  should be taken to improve the fire  alarm .system. Alderman McRae  pointed out that at night there is only  one place in town from which an alarm  can be turned in and he doubted if one  per cent of the people knew where it  was, and it transpired that even some  of thejcouncil did not know.  CLEAN  YOUR  l'KEJIISKS.  The board of health drew attention  to the necessity of householders, and  hotels,=especial!y-,=-cleaisi:ig---=i!pH*!ieir-  yards as soon as the soft weather would  permit. Complaints had been heard of  people throwing refuse into Boundary  creek near the smelter footbridge, and  the board was instructed to' soe that;  the public health was fully protected, and that this he stopped  The cemetery and pound committee reported that D. A. Banuermnn was willing to keep the pound for 1906 provided the city was willing to collect  the fees. This was favorably discussed  though no action was taken.  The question of a water supply for  the cemetery was discussed. The  mayor suggested that a hydraulic ram  be placed in the creek, the water forced  into a tank and a supply thus secured.  No action was taken.  The request of Mr. Rendell lor a  light to be placed near his house was  referred to the power and light com-  ���nittee with power to act.  The license bylaw was again discussed. Alderman Nelson reported  that he had secured signatures of hotel  and saloon keepers which pr.ctically  decided that five would apply for  saloon licenses and eight for hotels.  Four signatures favoring saloons had  been secured bit the council was  anxious to secure another before further action be taken and the matter  will be taken up again ct the next  meeting.  The following accounts were passed  and ordered paid: Laundry, S3.75; E.  W. Bishop, S3.85; White Bros , =1.35;  E.G. Warren, $4; Cameron & Huff,32.40.  Well Pleased.  An out of town subscriber writes:  "Hike the Boundary Creek Times  very much and it comes regularly to  hand."  Victoria Honors the Liberal  Candidate.  DECLINE   OF   SOCIALISM  Details Show Largre Gains for the  Liberals While the Other Parties  Lose in Strength.  The Conservative stronghold of Victoria buried party differences last Tuesday, March 6th, and elected to the  house of commons Hon. William Templeman, minister Of inland revenue.  Mr. Templeman's majority over J. L.  Beckwith, Conservative, was 686, and  over both Beckwith and Marcon, the  Socialist, 378. The total vote polled  was 3,728, of .which Templeman received 1,553, Beckwith 687, and Marcon  308. At the last general election the  figures were: Rilev, Liberal, 1,690;  Prior, Conservative, 1,192, and Walters,  Socialist, 336. This week's election  shows the Liberal majority largely increased; though the total vote was  smaller, while the Socialist vote shows  a decrease.  After, the returns were announced,,  the citizens of Victoria gave the new  cabinet minister a splendid demonstration in honor of his victory..'       "*'"���"  The election of Hon. William Templeman to the house of commons is the  people's endorsement of the federal  government's choice in making him  a member of the cabinet as minister of  inland' revenue. It gives British Columbia the representation in the privy  council of Canada she has long been  demanding-.  <��.  WORK IN PROGRESS  Day and Night Shifts on the  V., V.&E.  AN   800   P00T   TUNNEL  A Bi? Undertaking Well Under Way.  Tracklayine to Start About  the First of May.  ORE SHIPMENTS  Another Record for Boundary Mines���Granby's  Big Increase.  A new record was established by the  Boundary mines when the week ending March 3rd saw the shipments run  up to 28,590 tons, an increase of 3,910  for the district. The Granby shows  the largest increase, their total shipment being 19,463, an ^increase of 1,295  tons. The Stemwinder comes second  with an increase of 1,156 and the  MoTHeTl^d^  set j imped 427 tons and the Oro Denoro  totaled 660, or more than double the  output of the previous week. The  Providence appears in the shipping  list and small increases are recorded by  the Rawhide, Mountain Rose and  others. The new record is the third  since the new yeBr and with spring  rapidly approaching and with numerous mines preparing to make shipments during the next few weeks it is  reasonable to expect the succeeding  %veeks to establish new records that  shall far outclass any previous ones.  The following are the shipments and  smelter treatments in detail :  BOUNDARY.  MINK. WEEK.     YKAR.  Granby 19,463 146,858  Mother Lode...  3,360 23,428  Stemwinder  3,276 22,826  Sunset  1,050 7,593  Oro Denoro              660 3,951  Emma       332 3.045  Rawhide        193 2,463  Providence        40 300  Mountain  Rose  ��� 216 512  Other mines  649  Total  28,590 211,625  ROSSI.AND.  Center Star  3,854 33,361  Le Roi  2,754 16,939  Le Roi No. 2      342 4,650  Jumbo      360 2,320  Other mines  2,418  Total  7,310   50,688  SMELTER  TREATMENT.  Granby  Co 19,370  B. C. Copper Co  4,165  Dominion Copper Co  4,838  Total 28,373  Increase ���  1,399  Midway, March 8.���Work on the V.,  V. & E. is progressing as rapidly as  circumstances will permit. Every effort is being put forth and day and  night shifts are working on several  portions of the road between here and  Molsan. A great deal of work had to  be done here preparing the large yard  room reuuired, but that has been well  completed and the new depot is now in  use. At the Myers creek tunnel,about  six miles west of here, about 300 feet  have been opened. Until recently  work was being carried on at one end  only, but shifts are now excavating at  both ends and progress is now much  more rapid. When completed the tunnel will be some 800 feet in leingth and  will represent one of the most difficult  portions of the road. The, completion  of this work has been dne of the first  objects of the engineers, for until this  was finished little could be.done in  the way of track laying, ahd now that  the end is within reasonable sight it is  expected tnat the work of laying the  steel will start about May 1st. Some  of the other smaller tunnels have been  completed.  MYERS  CREEK BRIDGE.  Another engineering feat of great  importance was the erection of the long  i.yenii-circie 'fc-estle^whichX takes the jh  road across the valley at Myers creek,  approaching within twenty feet of the  American boundary before the curve  turns to the basin of Rock creek. This  will be one, of the prettiest and most  thrilling sights on the road.  There is also heavy work along the  south bank of Rock creek, but good  progress has been made with this all  winter and it will be out of the way as  soon as the tunnel is completed.  Several biidges between Myers  creek and Molson will delay tracklay-  ing as the upper structure of these  bridges is rarely put on until brought  up on the track. Each of these bridges  will in all probability hold up the  track laying for a week, but most  likely theballasting will  be.kept well  up so as to permit of traffic as soon as  possible after the trains arrive, and  after the track is ballasted to Molson.  that will likely be the terminus for a  few weeks; for the bridging of the  Okanagan and Similkameen at Oro-  vill will take too long to warrant them  in holding Midway as the terminus  until trains can run into Oroville.  Between Keremeos and Hedley the  work will be pushed forward as rapidly  as possible. Large gangs of men will  be put on and every effort,made to  rush the work to completion.  MIDWAY NOTES.  P. W. Hart ha�� disposed of his furniture and undertaking business to T.  M. Gulley of Greenwood.  The surveys for the V., V. & E.  railway as far as Princeton have been  practically completed and the parties  are being dispersed, t  W. E. Gosnell hrs returned from  Princeton where he has been supervising the construction of his new  btewery. He reports that survey parties are returning from Princeton,  having completed their work to thp  westward. . He understands that the  connection with the main line will not  be at Hope, but much farther west  towards Mission Junction.  The monthly At Home given by the  ladies of the Methodist church will be  held next Tuesday evening, March  13th, at the home ot Mr. C. E. Peterson, Anaconda. A railroad trip will  be the feature of the evening. Games  will be provided in the waiting room.  Train leaves at 9 o'clock sharp. Refreshments at end of the journey.  Fare   for   round  trip   only 25 cents. BOUNDARY   OREEK   TIMES  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  J. P. MO LEOD  Barrister and Solicitor,  Offices in  RENDELLULOCK  Over B.uil< uf Montreal  P. O. Box 31.  Phone 81  GREENWOOD B.C  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE.  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  RcMi-l-.ll Block, Greenwood, B.C  W. H. JEFFERY.  Consulting Mining Engineer.  Pr-1parties cxamiucil  ainl   reported   on.    Will  lake chaive- of development work.  Correspondence solicited.  .GREENWOOD,  B.   C.  T.F. SUTHERLAND  S. Sc.  ..PROVINCIAL ASSAYER  Shippers' Agent. Entire charge taken  of consignment of ore. Checking,  weigh in j;-. sampling and assaying  of samples.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  F. EDWARD BROWN  Accountant and Auditor  Commercial and Mining Accounts  solicited. Acting secretary for Mining  Corporations. ��� GREENWOOD, B. C.  province. The results show most  clearly that his choice was both manly  and wise and in addition to being a  silencing answer to his harping critics  it has tremendously strengthened his  position and greatly added to its usefulness  FOREIGN CAPITAL.  ���3S��|����l*fe 80UNDARV   VALLEY    LODGE  ^vmjsi!^ No. 38. I. 0.0. F.  ' Mi-ets every   Tuesday  Evening at 8 00 in ihe  I.'G.'O. F. Hall.    A cordial in vi tation is ex  tended lo all sojourning-bretliern.  H.  H. HUFF, S. E. BELT,  N. (.;. Kee.-Sec  Cbc.  Boundary Creek Tiines  ^Issued every fridayS  nv tiik  Boundary Creek Printing and Publishing  Co., Limited,  Drnca.v Ross '..'. ..........Pkrsident  H.   O.'IrAMn...! - MANARING   EDITOR  RURRCK I PTIOKS TN ADVANCE.  I'KK   YBAK   .......     - ... ...  .Six Months ....  �����-���  To Porkion Countries   2 00  1 li  2 SC  Foreign capital i.s again seeking investment in British Columbia. Scarcely  a day passes without some notice in  the provincial press that such is the  case. The investments vary in amount  and are made in different enterprises,  while the money may come in one case  from one country and then from another. Great Britain and the United  States are the two countries from  which the bulk of these investments  have come, although within the last  few months there have been German,  Freti-.li and Australian capitalists  who have put money in British Columbian enterprises, Eastern Canada is  also coming to view that capital invested here is likely to return larger  profits than could be obtained at home.  While the losses sustained some years  ago by people in Toronto and other  towns in the' East, who purchased  shures in wildcat mining schemes are  not forgotten, people have come to  realize that there are many sonnd enterprises in a new country as rich in  natural resoiwces as British Columbia  is, that will yield good- returns ou the  capital invested in them. A large  amount ot foreign capital has gone  during the last two years into timber  and mills in this province, while there  has been-, more... inclination to risk  money in the exploitation of our  minerals, in this case chiefly by  Americans. Rear estate in the province has also been found attractive to  both British and American investors.���  Nicola Herald.  using it for advertising purposes, demeaning the flag and taking from it  the respect with which it ought to be  viewed. Resolved, therefore, that the.  president appoint a committee to act  with kindred associations, or otherwise  in endeavoring to secure a discontinuance of the practice of using the  British or'Canadian ilags for such  purposes."  If you sympathize with our "object  'will you, through your paper, urge the  discontinuance of this practice now  thoughtlessly indulged in ? If the  press generally would take the matter  up we would .soon have such a public  seutimerit of respect for the flag that  it would n*> '��� ii: i-r be- put to the indignity oi o.i. .n.; attention to the sale  of soinepu >r man's furniture or his cow.  W.-u.TKK H. Bi.k'.ht, Chairman.  Toronto, Ont.  ^mmmsnmmmmmi^^  Roll and flat top standing desks, revolving and all kinds of chairs, letter  presses, 2.n8 feel draughting board and  trestles. TheOICNew aud Second  Hand Store. Phone 16, A. L,. White. 28  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  99  Capital, all paid up, $14,400,000,  Rest $10,000,000.  UNDIVIDED   PROFITS   $801,855.41.  President.   Lord Stkatiicona and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:    Hon. Geobgk A. Drummond.  General Manager:    E. S   Glouston.  Branches in London, Eng. ]auUTt1nPrcSkl New York, Chicago.  Buy  ;ind sell Sterling Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial aii  .Travellers' Credits, available in any pari of the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates  Greenwood Braiic-h,-   W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  *=*��)  *=*��>  ^ \   T  MODERN  METHODS   IN    SHAFT  SINKING. "] ..  <v ><^fi3��^*  -4. tJ-'-~7~  FRIDAY MARCH 9. 1006.  TEMPLEMAN'S ELECTION.  The election of Hon. William Templeman in Victoria last Tuesday  should be a matter of satisfaction to  the people of this province generally.  In electing Mr. Templeman, Victoria  not only honored the man but she has  honored herself and has lent distinction andhonor to the whole province  of   British   Columbia.     To   be   repre-  sen tedTin~The~f e3eral"cX6i n et~is~1Tpf-i y i~  lege that must necessarily come, to  only a few cities and those who are so  honored usually reap some reward  worthy of their importance. British  Columbia has long sought representation in the list of cabinet portfolios  and she has at last gained her wish.  There are events in public affairs that  call for public expression regardless of  party ambitions and the election of a  cabinet minister is one of them. The  interests of a large city and of a rich  and rapidly growing province were too  important to be sacrificed for the sake  of Conseruative cravings lor power,  and the citizens of Victoria, wilh commendable intelligence, foresight aud  wisdom elected Mr. Templeman as the  representative of the people rather  than of a party.  The results of the contest rshed round  the successful statesman an atmosphere  of dignity and strength. When he was  appointed to the cabinet he held a seat  in the cabinet which entitled him to  his new honors. He might have retained his senatorship and avoided the  turmoil of an election. His bantering  opponents hinted that he feared.the  verdict of the people and would not  seek election to the house of commons.  Actuated by motives that were above  the conceptions of narrow-minded  politicians, Mr. Templeman prepared  for an election to the house of commons, where he could prove his right  to a cabinet position and do the very  best work for  his constituency and his  A few years ago there would have  been no benefit in using large engines  during sinkHig, as the progress of the  work at the bottom of the shaft was so  slow that the debris could easily be  wound by self-contained engines, with  a drum of 3 or 4 feet; in diameter. But  now that the sinking progresses more  quickly it is essential to wind rapidly.  Of ^course safety must not be overlooked, as it is certain to be a serious  matter if anything happens to the  bucket whilst it is in the shaft or when  it is being unloaded at the top. By  means of the ropes and rider the bucket  is steadied during its journey, and  passes up and downthe shaft at a rapid  rate   more  safely  than   was  fo  possible at a slow wind. By using  folding doors many dangers during  .banking are avoided, as the pit top is  completely closed down during the  greater part of the time. It will thus  be seen that although the use of large  engines may at one tiice have been of  doubtful advantage there is no reason  for doubting their advantages whenever the winding arrangements described are installed.  Other important additions lo the  winding arrangements are safety detaching hooks and locked-coil winding  ropes.  The look-coil rope i.s an excellent  one to use for winding of any kind, but  it is especially suitable for sinking  and few colliery managers who have  once used this type of rope will care to  adopt any other form in subsequent  sinkings.       OUR COUNTRY'S FFAG.  Unscrupulous dealers have been  known to place inferior boots in  our cartoons aud represent them  as "Leckie BOOtS" 'Den't be  imposed   upon.     There   are   no  (| others "just as good"  The above  trade   riirk   is   in-   J  ?$  delibly   branded   ou the  sole   of  3,  every   genuine " LtCkie   P.OOt  h it stands for all leather boots [j  I  made  -to'-resist   '.he    roughest  |j  western wear,  H       Ask for and insist on   getting  |] Leckie, Boots-   ..* .,  I MANUFACTURED BY  .id  Tl  VANCOUVER, B. C  House, sign and all exterior and  and interior painting and decorating promptly done. y  WB'B-fl  iMAtttti/t:  !'$**'^rlTBI'RJkjr  Send in your spring orders.  Cbompson # Houston,  Box 255, Greenwood.  Shop Government street.  S.BARRY YUILL  To THE ElilTOK. ''   '   '  Sir : Believing that the press will be  the most effective means of accomplishing what our association aims at,  I desire to direct your attention to the  following resolution passed at the recent annual meeting of the Veterans  of 1866 association :  " The flag of our country being ihe  emblem of Britain's might and glory,  it ought, whenever and wherever displayed, to evoke feelings of patriotic  pride in every British subject, but this  association views with regret the  prevalent and increasing custom of  making it the medium of calling attention to auction  sales and otherwise j  PKAC.TICAI.  All work.  WATCHMAKER       AND  I KWELJ-ER.  .-.-���-.teed    GREENWOOD  (?  Greenwood Barter Shop  For ;i -rood refreshing  BATH  25    ...  CENTS    ...     25  ..Wm. Frawley, - Prop, j  Farming   Lands,   Timber    Limits,   Mining   Claims. ������  *  ���4��'  .+  Financial and Insurance Agents.  We are making arrangements for the exclusive handling of 2,006 acres of the' best  Similkameen land/.-'of. which' particulars will  be   furnished -later! .,;���   :.    .;^>.-;; .*  ��  ��%* ���& ��A> *8* ��A> ���& ��A> (JJLjjjU tX�� iM. ��& ��J����> <Jf*$^  THE C ANKDIAMCBANK  Paid-up Capital, $10,00,000. Reserve Fund, $4,500,000  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO , .    . /  ' B. E. WALKER, General Manager ALEX. LAIRD, Asst! Gen'l Manager  BANK MONEY ORDERS  ISSUED AT THE FOLLOWING RATES:  $5 and under     3 cents  ' Over  $5 and not exceeding $10     6 cents  "    $10       " " $30    10 cents  "    $30     fl" " $50    15 cents  hese 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   FIXUD  RATE AT  ���THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE, LONDON, ENG.  Tliey form un cxccllMit ln-'lxd orrcmitting small -sums'of'money.  -.'.'":', l      '.-.- .with 'hufuiy and at sma!! cost..  Savings Bank Department  Interest allowed on deposits from Si upwards at current rates.  Greenwood Branch   -   -   -    -   W. ALLISON; Manager.  DEALERS IN  FD  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  COPPER-STREET,  GREENWOOD.  ��~x��<>��:����>-*>:��x<-<-*n&^^ *  a**XK��<~H~HK*K,<K��X',<~X^  ?  f  i  I  THE BARN WHERE IS KEPT  THE BEST OF DRIVERS AND  RIGS AS WELL AS SADDLE  AND PACK HORSES ARE ALWAYS   AT   YOUR   DISPOSAL.  y  *?  f  t  t  v  t  Y  I Our Hay. Grain wi Feed Store!  Can supply you wants in all kinds of  Chopped Feed, Hay or Grain    :    :  Livery Phone 19G Feed Store Phone 124  GEO. H.  Proprietor,  Y  ���^{-^k-mKmx^^:^^ <\/  ���oy H. F. Gadsby. Among- the other  je dable contents are : " How Men Get  Rich   Now,'  The   First   Self-Made  Man   in   America,  The   Future of  The   Menace  of  Enor-  De  Electricity,  mous Fortunes," "The Greatest  teclive Agency in the World," " Nurses, Stenographers and Matrimony,"  '��� The Best Remedy for Weary Brains,"  "The Durable Satisfactions of Life,"  ���'Reciprocity in Men," etc. These  article.-, have been yieaned from dozens  and dozens of current magazines and  represent the very essenceof their contents.  CALL. UP A 86  BAKERY  ' -i        ''" Courtesy of Nelson News.  HON. WILLIAM TEMPLEMAN,  .   .  The new minister of Inland Revenue.  \  1  I    \  -,\  BOOST YOUR TOWN  .  .,     _      -  What an Expert Thinks of Municipal  Advertising1.  Last week the Times published an  editorial on municipal advertising-  which reviewed some of the work, that  Western cities' are doing- along: that  line. There seems to be considerable  interest being taken in the subject by  other newspapers also. The .Nelson  News in a recent issue treats the/matj-  ter in the form of an interview with  W. T.- Robson of Montreal., ni'anag-er  of the C. P. R. advertising department,  and naturally an authority on the subject.  The first question asked was, ".Should  municipalities advertise ?"  Mr. Robson replied, "Certainly they  should; that is if they are alive to the  benefit of advertising-."  " Suppose you owned a municipality,  would you.advertise ?"  "Most assuredly I would ; just as I  should advertise my-own business."   .  " But a municipality is not a business.!'  "No, unfortunately'^ judging by the  usual way their business is conducted."  "Now, will you please say briefly  just How a -municipality, should adverr  Use?"   . : -,'".-  ��� ���" Weil, in the first place let me'say,  I.have a very, high regard for the local  ..newspaper.  ...Too, -often    its good.  Where there is always on hand a good  supply of  HOME MADE BREAD.  CAKES,' BUNS. Etc.  Fresh Stock of Groceries always kep  Photic us your order.  Cook's Cotton Root Compound,  The only wile i-ffurttin 1 monthly  medicine on which women can  depend. Sold in two degrees of  strength���No. 1. for ordinary  cases, $1 per box; No. 2, 10 degrees stronger for Special  Oases, $3 per box. Sold by all  drvygixts. Ask for Cook's Cotton Boot Compound; take no  substitute.  The Cook Medicine Co.,     .Windsor, Ontario.  n  ��� work for ' the municipality is overlooked���-as day after day it devotes  valuable space gratis for the benefit of  the community,in ... wliich it is located,*  and, like many other blessings, its  value," by the unthinking-, is not  recognized. The trouble with municipalities is divided effort; there is  riot united action in any one direction.  If the place  has 'sonic;.exceptional ad-:  * vantages, such as location for manufacturing, scenery, water power, fishing, hunting, or as a holiday resort,  local jealousy may easily inte'ferewith  the development, because the, people  do not see that if the merchants, hotel  keepers, or any other class is helped^  the benefit must circulate among the  community.'Then good streets, neat;  dwellings and stores, all add attractiveness, and are good advertising;  Uitt frequently y<m will notice the worst,  roads and bail (tings rijjht around the  station, where they can be easily seen  by any ont; passings-through by train,  which is something no business firm  will tolerate, if they were looking for  customers'." "Make your place attractive, otherwise you cannot reasonably  expect .to. draw business. Unfortun-  ately, in most places, the work cf exploiting the village or town is left to a  ��� very few public-spirited men who carry  the load, While .others profit by their  labors. I think, every municipality  should hoist the, work over to their  merchants, and call it a board of trade  or tourists' association, or any other  name.. The whole municipality receives the benefit, then, why not put  the burden where it. rightly belongs,  upon the municipality.    The men who  . have charge of this work should have  their printing done' by local printers,  and avoid;the^'traveiing fakirs, who  come along  with  ^special editions   of  write-ups in foreign papers. If you have  an 'attractive-town or village, send  photos and descriptive matter to your  local railroad and steamboat companies. They are always interested in  their territory, and it is to their interest to unite their efforts with yours  to make your advantages known to the  world. It is these simple' tilings which  cost little that arc the most important;  united effort by public-spirited officials ; a reasonable sum of money for  expenditure; some special advantages  to advertise, which if you have not���  well, my advice is to always make the  best of what you have and never run  down your own village or town as long  as you are a resident of it, but talk its  good points and endeavor to mend its  bad fortunes. I notice Toronto had  the opinion of three New York advertising men as to the best methods to  adopt to advertise the attractions of  the city. - One 'of them, Mr. S. Keith.  Evans, spoke of the good work done in  this direction by Dallas, Texas, a city  of'75,000 populution, where only about  ) seven months ago- there was a conferr  ence of business then, the "council, the  board of trade, and other associations,  the outcome of which was the formation of a.150,000 club, the idea being to  increase tho population to that figure  within five .years. The organization  planned the expenditure of $50,000 a  yeardior^five^years j���an d^ado.p.ted^t ha  "follow up" system of advertising. As  a result of'their first advertising, in  four applications tha'y got 1,730 enquii-  ies, and have already secured ' five  branches of *m tin 11 fact tiring industries".  " Canada"      ,  There has just come  to  the  editor's  desk a publication   entitled "Canada."  It is a   handsome  journal   printed  on  heavy coated book paper bound in book  form.    The  front cover is in colors reproducing the Ciiuidian houses of parliament surrounded   by   maple   leaves.  It is devoted   to  commerce,   manufactures, exports,   mining,   finance,   emigration, agriculture,   society,   politics,  literature and   sport.    It   is  evidently  intended for Uritish as well   as  Canadian readers, ami it aims  to   make the  resources   and   attractions  of  Canada  better known among tin1? best people of  the Uritish Isl,��is.v  For   this  reason an  ofiice is maintained   iu   Loudon, ICng-  land, while the. head   ollice i.s in Montreal and   a  branch   in   Toronto.    Con  sideratle attention i.s   paid to : lie prospects   for  Canadian   trade   in   Britain  and for this reason   it   should   be valuable to   Canadian   exporters.    To  the  people   of  Grcei:wood   and   vicinity it  has the  additional   interest   in   tliat it  contains a splendid  view  of the Snow-  shoe   mine.     All   the   details   of   the  camps   are   reproduced wilh   pleasing  clearness.    The  subscription    price  is  seven dollars  per year  and  should be  sent  to Henry Dalby, managing editor  "Canada," 180 St.   James street Montreal.  THE  BUSY  MAN'rt   MAGAZINE.  Over thirty articles are to be found  in tho February issue of The Busy  Man's Magazine, beginning wilh a  capital sketch  of  Hon. W. S. Fielding-  THE COMFORTABLE WAY.  S.F.& N..RY.  Daily  Leave  8:15 a.m.  8:15 a.m.  8:15 a.m,  8:15 a.m,  8:15 a.m.  PHOENIX  Spokane, Seiutle.  Everett. 1 tellin ir-  ham, Vancouver.  Victoria' and all  Coast points  Xpoku..u. I'Vi-iiie.  Winnipeg. Sl.I'anl  Minneapolis      Grand   Porks, Republic, Marcus   North oort,    Rossland. Nelsnii ;   Kaslo. Sainton   Daily  Arrive  6:05 p.m.  6:05 p.m.  6:05 p.m."  6:05 p.m.  6:05 p m.  Connecting at Spokane with the famous  "ORIENTAL    LIMITED."  2. -Dally  Overland   Trains   2  TjYom Spokane lor Winnipeg,  St. Paul, Minneapolis, St. Louis,  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.  *j'^A-i-,-;'f^^  IN THE COUNTY COURT  OF YALE  HOLDEN AT GREENWOOD.  obPritifttig  Of Every Description  Quickly and neatly *  executed*   �� �� �� ��  ester Printing  CANADIAN  ,R AILW AY!  infer  siatid  FEBRUARY  7 to 10th  Single Tare  Round Crip  February 7th, Sth, 9th.  Good to return till February 12.  FULL PROGRAMME  CANADIAN WINTER  SPORTS  For programmes, rates,  and  detail information,  apply   to  local  agents. ,  .E   R.   REDPATH,   AGENT.  GREENWOOD,      ,-..  E. i   C0YLE, J.S.CARTER.     '  G.P.A.Vancouver D. P.A.Nelson.  Tn one or more colors  Uie bave more type  and material for this  class of Printing than  any other office in the  Htiterierr"^  be ^imes-  IN THE MATTER of the Judement Act, 1899  and Amending Acts and  IM THE MATTER of the  Judgment obtained  in this Honourable Court  BETWEEN  COSENS BROTHERS.  ..      . (Plaintiffs  ���AND��� (Judgment Creditors.)  JAMES WILDER.  Defendant  ' [Judgment Debtor.)  NOTICE is liereby given that on the 7th  day of February, 1906, at eleven o'clock  in the forenoon, at the Court House at the City  of Greenwood, I shell effer for sale by PUBLIC  AUCTION for cash to the highest bidder, the  tands hereinafter mentioned, to satisfy a certain judgment above mentioned amounting* to  ?109.61. with interest accrued due from the 17th  day of September, 1904, to the date of sale at  five per cent. [5 por cent.] per annum and costs  of proceedings for sale and Sheriff's fees and  poundage. Following is a description of the  property,to be sold: The interest of the judgment debtor being an Equity of'Redemption, in  the South West quarter of Section eighteen,  Township sixty-seven (S. W. li Sec. 18, Tp. 6*7,  in the Osoyoos Division of Yale District, British Columbia.      . '���'���  The following   charges   appear   registered  against the said lands;  1. Mortgage in fee to secure payment of the  sum of $3,00.00, made by Jart es Wilder as  Mortgagor, iu favor of Joseph A. Devi in  as Mortgagee, registered the 20th day of  May, 1903.  2. Mortgage in fee to secure payment of the-  sum of $200.00 made by. James Wilder, as  Mortgagor, in favor of Joseph -A. Devlin  as Mortgagee, registered the 21st day of  April, 1904. a  3. The Judgment above mentioned, regis-  tered the 28th day of November. 1904. ���  INTENDING PURCHASERS must satisfy  themselves as to title-  -'"  Dated the 9th dav of January. A, D. 1906.  JAMES S. BIRNIE,  A.M.WHITESIDE, Deputy Sheriff,  solicitor for Judgment Creditor.  The above sale has been  postponed  until Saturday, 24th February, 1906, at  10 o'clock, a. m.  ���MINERAL ACT. '  Certificate of Improvement.  ''.*������ NOTICE.  "First Chance" Mineral.Claim, situate in the '  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District. Where located: In Smith's Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, .Leon XLontier  Free Miuer's Certificate-No. B91536, in-  tend,sixty days from tbe date hereof,to apply to  the Mining Recorder for a certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining crown  grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 20th day of January. A. D., 1906.  I,UON LCNTIER  -IV  Deputy Sherifi'.  IN THE COUNTY COURT OF YALE  HOLDEN AT GREENWOOD.  [fil IKY  FLOYD & COX. Proprietors  PURE  MILK   AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any part  of th*1 city.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "May   Flower.  Fractional"    Mineral   Claim,  si'.uate in the Greenwood Mining Division  of Yale District.   Where located: Skylark  camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Charles H. Tye.  Free Miner's Certificate No. B91699,  acting as agent for self and as agent  fur Duncan Mcintosh, Free Miner's Certificate No.B9149X.and Pat Hickev, Free Miner's  Certificate, No. B91636 intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the Mining  Recorder for Certificates of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of  the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 3"- must l>e commenced before the  issuauce of such Certificates of  I improvements.  Dated this 10th dav of November,, A. D. 1905.  CHARLES H, TYE.  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of Improvements;  ..       ,..,,    ,. ..NOTICE.,,,-.:^,. _,;     "'Jenrietta" Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greeuwood Mining Division of Yale "District. Where located: (On Beaver Creek,  adjoining the Beaverdell Townsite.'  ���-pAKENOTICE that I. Frederick Blackmail  X     Holmes,  as   agent  for  Sid ney   Rosen-  haupt   Free   Miner's  Certificate    No   B85451,  and Charles Phipps, Free Miner's Certificate  No. B91S04,  intend, Bixty days from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a  Cerfilicateof Improvements sor thepnrpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant to the above claim. '  And   further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificatesof improvements.  Dated this 10th dav of January, A. D��� 1900.  IN THE MATTER or the Judgments Act and  Amending Acts, and  IN THE MATTER of a Judgment obtained in  an Action in this Honourable Court  BETWEEN  THE YALE-COLUMBIA LUMBER COMPANY.  LI.MITKH,  Plaintiffs-Judgment Creditors.  --AND-  FRED FOREST TRAVIS,  Defendant���Jndgment Debtor.  NOTICK is hereby given that on the "ill da  of February, 1900, at 11 o'clock ii: the forenoo  al the Court House at the City of Greenwcod, I  shall offer for sale by PUHLIC AUCTION for  Cash to the highest bidder, the lands hereinafter mentioned, to satisfy a Certain judgment  above mentioned amounting to $2X2 51 with interest accrued I lie from tin* '15th day of May,  1902. to thi' date of sale at -five per cent (5 p. c.|  per annum and costs of proceedings for sale  and Sheriff's fees aud poundage. Following s  a description of the property to be sold: The  interest of the Jndgment Debtor, being an  Equity of Redemption iu Lot 1, Block "J", ac  cording to the registered map or plan of Oar  land's Addition of the City of Greenwood,  Osoyoos Division, Yale Districl, British Columbia, deposited in the .Laud Registry Ofiice  at Kamioops and therein numbered 40.  The following charges appear ou  the Register against the said lands:  1. Mortgage iu fee lo secure the sum of  $1,200.00 and interest thereon made by the  Judgment Debtor as Mortgagor, and the  Canadian Birkbeck Investment and Savings Company as Mortgagees, registered  the 29th day of May. 1901.  2. Judgment, Yale-Columbia Lumber Company, Limited, against Fred ForestTravis  dated the 15th day of May, 1902, and reregistered the 11th day of Mav, 1904.  INTENDING PURCHASERS  must satisfy  themselves as to title.  Dated the 9th day of Januarv, 190n,-  JAMES S. BIRNIE.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE.    Deputy Sheriff.  Solicitor for Judgment Creditors.  The above sale has been  postponed  until Saturday, 241h February, 1906. at  10 o'clock, a. m.  JAMES S. BIRNIE.  Deputy Sheriff.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is liereby given that f-0 days aftei-  date 1 intend to apply to the Honourable The  Chief Commissioner of Lauds and Wor*sfor  permission lo purchase 640 acres of land, situated in the Osoyoos Division of Yale District  (Similkameen Laml Division) British Columbia, described as follows:  Commencing atva post planted at the North-  East cornerof Lot 3240 in said Division, thence  running about SO chains East, thence 40 chains  N<*j;Ui,_j0.chaMis__East aiid__4fl chains North,  thetico SO chains \Vest, to the North-East corner  ol" the laud applied for by Win. G; McMynu,  thence Southerly following the. boundary of  said land applird for by Win. G: McMynn, to  the point of commencement.  Dated 18th December, l'X>5.  EDWARD B. McMYNN.  DOMINION COPPER [COMPANY, LIMITED  (Non Personal Liability)  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an extraordinary general meeting of the shareholders and members of Tlie Dominion Copper  Company, Limited���Non-I'ersonal Liability���  will be held at the registered office of the Company al Phoenix, lirilish Columbia, on February 12th. 1906, at two o'clock., p. m., for the purpose of considering, acting -upon, and, if  thought fit, passing the following proposed  special resolution:  '��� Rusolvku that the Memorandum of Association of the Company be amended by .striking out the 4lh Section or subdivision thereof,  by which it is provided that 'the capital of the  Company is Eire million dollars, divided into  Five million shares of One dollar each,' and by  substituting lu lieu thereof the following:  '4th. The capital of the Company is Five  million dollars-S5.(HX),000-, divlhed Into Five  hundred thousand���5O0,*nX>-.sliares of Ten dollars��� S10���each","  Notice is also given that a subsequent extraordinary general meeting of the shareholders  and members of the Company will be held at  said offices of the Company on the 27th day of  February, 1900, at two o'clock, p. m., for the  purpose .of considering, acting upon, and, -if  deemed proper, confirming said special resolution.  The transfer books of the Company will be  closed January 31st. 19C0, at 3:00 p. m., and will  be opened ou Februarv 23th,1906, at 10 a. m.  Dated, January 25, 1906.  Bv order of the Board of Directors.  ���WARNER MILLER.  Attest: President.  LEOPOLD HERRMANN, Secretary.  DON'T BUILD  I'll sell auy of my houses iu  Greenwood for half their cost.  Address  F. W. HART, MIDWAY  1  I  I  I' / 'v\/,'v\/��  ���      ���       o     s  o     o      ��    C  _~���   2  ^-'<;r"'./',  f-.-H-ns been a favorite  �� from, it birth, as is  ' evidenced bv is popul-  s arilv in all the towns  \ t  of the Bouvularv.  f :'For Sale..at all Leading  J. Hotels -either draaSlit or  I        bottled. "  ��'       Insist or having  r       "ELKHORN"  X    MADE HY THE  2  *.���  J'  I  I  t  <)<XKKK><>OO<>0<X>0<><><KK>O<>CK^0<K^  H, BUNTING"  CONTRACTOR  >   -AND BUILDER  Dealer   in   Sash,   Doors,  :.._Turaed Work and  .      Inside Finish, -  Etc, ...  ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  I GREENWOOD, ':.. B. C.  000��0<>0<>CK>0<X>000<X>CK>0<>000<>  A VISIT TO j  FACTORY  would prove a revelation to  many boot dealers  as wel  .as; . boot wearers. It is  equipped, with the most  modern machinery. Every  department is under expert  supervision, and none but  No.k 1 leather and findings  ever enter the doors.  tn this age. when all is  substitution aud adulteration, we confine ourselves  strictly to the best materials  that money will buy.  Is* it any wonder that  prospectors, loggers and  miners, far and wide, insist  on getting Lkckik Boots?  They are a Wkstkkn product for Western people.  Accept no substitutes.  (I  m l OU., Ll  VANCOUVER. B. C  tf  ^  Greenwood Barber Stop  For a good refreshing  25   ...  CENTS  25  Wm. Frawley, - Prop.  ��  MAXIMILIAN DICK  World famous violinist wno \yill give a concert in   the   Auditorium   next Wednesday evening, February 21st  B-  MJVF1  tiieliitelieii;  When looking oyer  your market accounts da  you reulize how .much of  what you pay for is  wasted ?  , '  Often the bits that you usually throw out-becsuose you. -  cannot serve them as they are, can be transiC*��iea "    ���  d'.rii.-ioLi.s,' toothsome  dishes  with   the help  of:  *     '     ���  BOVRIL.     Here's a dainty  Luncheon Dish fronV"   -  rem-1 ants of roast mutton: i.-inKor-simpo��i'slices ,%,  cooked mutton: lioiild i.  coated with a little stdiul-  oil anil vinegar mill left  awhile, tlien spread Hunt-  lv   wilh   13ovril,   routed *���  with thick frying,butter, ,  mid looked :. nico In own .  in hot fat. A little united -  olioeso  put on tins meat,  is a turtlicp imprnvuniont. ���  Drain wollauusirve very ;  hot. ���   ���  0M^ ^^jW  Eight pounds of prime beef is concentrated in  four ounces of BOVRIL.'  m    _ ������  ' Bbvril is prepared only by    .  t*J^3$!L      BOVR L LIMITED,-LONDON, ENG., and MONTREAL, CANADA    *  V     ^���H'/.<^W' -        By special appointment 1 >  Mf��^m  Purveyors to His Majesty King Edward VII.  'Save "Coupon oyer-heck of "IVoUl* u���d Uet Beautiful Premium Picture.  MARY QUEEN OF: SCOTS.  How did that fascinating/witch of "H  time, MaryStuart, really look? Oue  clever man���Andrew Lanjr,. to wit���  thinks he knows. ''As to her personal  beauty," he says in the I;ondon"'  ���Academy, "she 'remains'*a mystery, if  we do not take a great deal of trouble  in the criticism of the various pictures  which are said1 to be her portraits.  " But .."wlien . we/ Wave., taken, that  amount of pains, as I have done for  my ; apniSenieht',! we', know most 'precisely * what Mary's aspect was at'almost, every period: ofy,her life.' Mr.  Hewjet't has divined -her -.bodily, semblance in youth, and reproduced i,t  ..very well', I think, in Several-passages'  of 'The Queen's Quair-,' though he  probably never saw the. young- subtly  smiling queen of Iyocd Leven and Melville's portrait,' first' brought to the  world's knowledge in Mr. Foster's  work, 'The True Portraiture of Mary  Stuart.' Mary was a tall,' lithe beauty,  with a bright pallor of complexion,  very"1.delicate, "thin* and arched, eyebrows, wide apart, a lofty brow, bright  russet hair, red. hazel eyes, long and  narrow., with heavy,-, white'eyelids, a  subtle mouth with delicate curves, a  beautiful chin, and a rather long,  straight nose. The grace of the poise  of her head and neck in youth is best  indicated in a fine wax medallion (1559)  :at^the_:museum_ at Breslau, uninenz  tioned by "English writers about her/  portraits. :  "Thus we   know   the  aspect  of   the  queen, while friend and foe are unanimous as to  her  fascination.    In   Scotland, and in her English captivity, her  fascination was  almost   her only wea-j  pon in the warfare of lier life.    Doubt'-1  less she used   it   freely, in   the'hone tn j  win friends and allies, but she was not '  a cruel  siren; nor,   probably   was'.siie'  given to the style of  lavish  caressiiitr'  which  does  uot  please one   in   "The  Queen's Ouair.'" ��  .Everything "that Mr.   Lang   writes  about Mary is bound   to  be vividly, in- j  teresting, and   we  need  not apologize |  for quoting  the  following  paragr;iph ;  on the subject of Darnley's murder :      j  " His ways of injuring, insulting and j  sickening Mary had been 'innumerable I  He had been an   insolent  braggart, an j  abject coward, a brawling drunkard. ;i I  faine ant, an incompetent meddler, and  again aud again   a  traitor, before  her  eyes.    He  had  led  an attempt apparently calculated  to  cause her own and  her child's death, as well as that of he-  secretary ; he.had .turned  cur and betrayed   his  accomplices; without  love  of her, he was jealous  of  her : lie was!  doing his best, apparently,  to ruin lier j  with the  Catholic  princes of  Kurojn'. i  while he was alleged to be  planning a I  coup d'etat for   her  overthrow   at   the!  end of 1566, and he insulted   her again ;  by   a   verbal   message   in   the   early]  January of 1567.    This  conduct did as !  much as   anything   for   Bothwell. and, ���;  between   fear  of j   Bothwell,   and   tin.-  hatred, contempt and dread of the mis  chievous Darnley, Mary's royal nature;  was absolutely perverted. She broughtj  her  husband   from   Glasgow   and   his!  clan, the  Stewirts,   to  the  perils of a  remote and defenceless  house iu Edin-"  burgh, and so made his- murder a certainty. Al Glasgow, as Mrs MacCunn  says, she used no bl.iixlishinents ; but  a letter of Darnley's, in the Lennox  iiumuscripls, proves that she stooped  to these hypocrisies m Edinburgh", af  Kirk o' Field. The woman most.loyal  of uature betrayed and betrayed) with  a kiss. Lower no mortal could fall.  Her excellent nature had been maddened and perverted by six years of  the ferocities of Knox,- the insults and  caresses of Elizabeth;'by the' treason  of her nobles; by the whole loathsome  nature of Darnley. So the deeds .were,  done, the murder, and the miserable  marriage."���Winnipeg Telegram.  Increase-in Canada's Trade.'  Reports from Ottawa state that  Canada's aggregate trade for- the six  months ending- December 31, ,1905,  shows an increase of ��31,516.751 over  the returns for the same time in 19Q4.  The aggregate trade was 3273,556,221,  compared with 242,039,476; The 'imports including duitable and free goods  were ��133,814,210, a gain of $10,770,560;  the exports were 5140,213,846, an increase of ��21,218,026 compared with  the six months of the previous year.  The revenue shows au increase of about  one- and a half -millions; the exports  show an increase in all���- branches of  of trade. In the fisheries there was an  increase of over 52,000,000; in   animals  -    ll*(+��*^rm*mlj^*im��^rrm^.^Jfr.-?r,  }> Leckie Go,, Ltd  Sellmcr Agents  VANCOUVER B. C.  ^:  Before buying Ivots see me  / for prices  Frederi^W. McLaine  C."-P. R.-Ivand Agent.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  J  and their produce, of $4,500,000; while  there is an increase'.,of $12,000,000 in  agriculture; manufactures increased by:  oyer $1,000,000, and the output of. the;  mine and forest wealth remained the,  same as in tlie previous year.    For the,  month of December there was  a,n in~  -��� ..-.-������ f.  ���- . - .i. <i -.       ��� .---*-. ������������j ��� ���    ���  increase of about $3,000,000 iri imports  and''"bver"$2',006,oqO in exports.'-^'Wi*a-'  nip Commercial. /  Hobbery. ".  ' (Continued from Page 1.) ' ���]  Robbers catighI. stealing the low price's  on our line of carpets* and art squares.  Only a few left. Phone 16, A. L.  White & Co. . ���..-.-.- -���  MINERAL   ACT.  /  Certificate of Improvement.  Ai . '        NOTICE.  "Black   Wan ior,' Mineral  Claim, situate In   /  : the Greonwond   Mining-  Division of Yale /  ���!���    District.    Where   located:   In   Deadwood/  ������j,! camp. - ["'  TAKE. NOTICE that I. Ella J. Ar-liibald,'*,  Free" Miner's  Certificate    No.  B9164,   intend,/  sixty days from the date hereof,   to apply to/ *'  the Minitifr Recorder for a Certificate of Im-j'  proveriieiitsi for ;the purpose of   obtaining-   a  Crown Grant to the above claim.   .*.,-.-. \  Aiid further take notice that action, under I  section 37, must be commenced .before the'is- j  snance'of such certificate of improvements,  Dated tliis*27th.clay of Jaiiuary.-A, D. 190s  , ,f..'       ELLA J. ARCHIBALD.  MINERAL ACT.  S.BARRYYUItL.  J  PRACTICAL      WATCHMAKE1?       AND  JEWELLER.'  All workgttarauteed    QRERNWOOD  Wood's Hios$ieainer  The Great English Remedy.  A positive cure for all forms of  . _ . ��� _ Sexual Weakness, Mental and  bkfoue anu akter Brain Worry, Emissions, Sper-  matorrhoea, Tmpotr.ncy, Effects of Abase or  Excess, all of which lead to Consumption,  Infirmity, Insanity and art early grave. Price  SI per pkg., six for $5. One will please, six will  cure. Sold by all druggists or mailed in plain  package on receipt of price. Write for Pamphlet  The Wood Medicine Co., Windsor. Ontario.  Anglican, St. jude's diurcli  nRev. John Leech-Pokter, B. D.,  PASTOR.  1st, 2nd and 3rd Sundays, Holy Communion, 8 a m.; Matins and Sermon,  11 a. rn. '  4th [Sunday���Litany, .Holy , Communion and Sermon, 11 a, ni.    -  Evensong and Sermon every Sunday, 7:30 p. m.  Sunday School, every Sunday, 2:30  p. m.  Choir Rehearsal, every Friday, 8 p.m.  ALL SEATS  FREE,  Certificate of Improvements.  ..'/.''.' NOTICE.  "W S" and "Eajfle Fractional" Mineral claims,  situate in the Greenwood Mining Division  of Yale District.   Where located: In Boom  .     eranp Camp, West Fork Kettle River-  T'AKE * NOTICE.that-I-. Elizabeth Galloway, Free Miner'sCertificate No. B91652,  inteud, sixty days from the date hereof, to  apply to the Mining Recorder tor Certificates  of .Improvements for' thepurpose of obtaining  Crown Grants of the above claims.    .'.  And further take noticei that actions, under  section 37, muht be commenced before the iadu.  anceof such certificates of improvements.  Dated this*15th day of January, A: D. lOOu.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is -hereby, given that 6o days after  "^.ej-u'teiid-to apply lo The Honourable The  Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works ior  permission to piircbaso 040 acres of land, situated in the Osoyoos Division of Yale District'  (Sunilkameu'ii Laud Division), British Columbia, described as follows:  Commencing at-.a stake planted at the north-*  cast corner,)f Let (.41 in said division, thence  running :ihinit SO chains east, tlience 40 chains'  south, 2(> chains west and 40 chains south,  thence aho-ut 80 chains west to the east bouiul-  ary of Lot 470, thence northerly, following the  east bouiiAaries of Lots 470 and ��,41 lo the poiut  of commencement. ���> .  Dated With December, loos.-'  WM. (i. McMYNN-  Chicago, Milwaukee &  St Paul Railway  THE   MILWAUKEE   Pioneer Limited,  St. Paul to Chicago.  Overland Limited, Chicago to Omaha.  Southwest Limited, Kansas City to  Chicdgo.  TMo train in the service of any  1 ^i,?9ad in the world equals in  equipment that of the Chicago,  Milwaukee & St. Paul Ry.  They own and operate their  own sleeping and,dining car*  and give their.-patrons an excellence of service; not obtainable elsewhere."Berths in their  sleepers are Longer. Higher,  Wider, than in similar, cacs.on  other lines. Tbey protect their  trains   by  the  Block System.  H. S. ROWE, GEN. AGENT  134 Third  St��� Portland,  Ore. BOUNDARY   OREEKl TMES.  the Nickel of canada  One of the Most Valuable  ';. ^Mineral Deposits in  :i :i>AV  ������*.*. i---c**';-  For!years-1 it' has : been  the pride of  *������ A- -^'-V.Cah'kdi'ahs 'well informed  on -mining  ���    -.:>subjects-that  one of  the  two   really  ��� ,,.,;.valuable nickel  deposits  of  the world  ��� i-..was located in tlie Sudbury district of  '" ': Ontario. Ithas been a matter of satis-  .-    ,, faction -and, profit,  that    the   armor  plates of Britain's  biggest battleships  have been niade bullet proof by means  ���    of , Ca'nAdian'. nickel.    To   Canadians,  ._, jt-h��n,..,the.-   "following-   review   of   the  nickel', .industry -of ..Canada from ...the  ��� ';/ '-mining World-will be interesting :   ,*���*..  '���There are only   two  places on the  ��� ���-���'--"gibbe'wliere,'as"far ^as yet discovered,  nickel exists in large quantities.  '.One-  is oh the .eastern : shore  of Australia ;  the other,in the-Sudbury district, a few  miles'.north of Georgian Bay, in Cana-  i       da.    In the latter region, it is said, the  ore is practically inexhaustible.   There  are shafts at Copper Cliff, four miles  from Sudbury, which, are 1,200 feet in  'depth, and ore is still rich and the de-  --posits persis-tent.   Twelve  miles from  Sudbury  is  the   Creighton  mine, the  ^Cbiggest nickel   property in   the   world.  ' ~HenS,' as a resultof the- mining operations  conducted  during  the  past few  years, there is a great open  pit, much  "like those on the Mesaba iron range in  "Minnesota, 600 feet  long and  300 feet  > ., in. width, with  millions of tons or ore  still in sight.  " Both the Copper Cliff and Creighton  .v,i"properties, together   with  20,000' acres  ,   .of  nickel-bearing  lands in the district  -. .    in   which  the  mines  are  located,  are  owned by the so-callea   nickel " trust,"  which has a monopo.ly   on 'he business,  and to a-Iarge extent controls the trade.  \i~\ 'This corporation, dominated by Ameri-  ���'   ��� can capital, is the International Nickel  company,  which  is  a  combination of  ^ L the   Canadian   Copper   company, .the  mining department,   and  its associate  companies of the United States, which  reduce the matte and  handle  the  pro-  ���'duct.     The   company  anuually   ships  from   its   Canadian    properties    from  14,000,000 to 16,000,000 pounds of nickel  ������  matte.      jt   -owns   the   largest   nickel  smelter  in   the  world,   and it controls  "'   the best   known   process of getting the  nickel out of the matte after the latter  .conies.from the smelter.  "The Canadian Copper company,  first organized to produce copper, was  launched by Cleveland, Ohio, men in  1886, among the incorporators being  Senator Henry B. Payne. The Canadian ���-Pacific road -had- laid bare the  nickel deposits several years before,  but no one had looked upon   the ore as  .nickel, and it was considered valuable  only-for the copper it  contained.    The  ���Ohio company, capitalized at $2,500,-  "' 000, opened the mines at Copper Cliff.  ,'/. It sent part of its copper to New Jersey for refining, and a portion of the  product, to Wales. The New Jersey reduction   works  looked upon the nickel  ' Mechanical; Ventilation of mines is  becoming more general, and is accomplished by nieans of various types of  fans, either exhaust or force fans Regarding the particular advantages of  one systenrover the other depends entirely on ^conditions and the intelligence of the.man behind the machine ;  this, of course, applies to machinery of  all descriptions. The exhaust or  vacuum system possesses advantages  over the pressure or plenum system,  especially in deep mines or dangerous  workings where gas is likely to be  found. This system keeps the mine  below atmospheric pressure; should  the motor or fan become disabled from  any cause, the increasing pressure of  the atmosphere would hold the gases  back, and thus eliminate one of the  most dangerous conditions���a sudden  rush of gas at a time when air is not  circulating through the mine. The  pressure system would cause a fall in  the mine: pressure if the fan dr motor  stopped, hence would allow the gases  to rush out and fill the air passages  with an explosive mixture.  as valueless and permitted it to run off  with   the   slag.    The  Wales   smelters  paid only for the-'copper and retained  ���   '   the' nickel   for   their'  -own   .financial  .'    'benefit..  It..was not long, however, be-  ''    fore   the   Canadian' Copper   company  came to the conclusion   that the copper  , -,: -. was not -the. most  valuable  portion of  ���";��� .the ox'e; and since then, the  nickel has  ���- '*.*-��� been the principaHtem of .profit,'-.  .'..pi-j 7, ''THe smelters at. Copper Cliff are of  "���j;.-ilarge size,' the location, in all, covering  ^groundrun'n-i-ri'g'iwell up in the acreage.  '"'���'The 'machinery  is  modern  and  labor  saving,   and   the  ores  are reduced at  <!   ���niitiimuin'sco.-vliiyr In    addition,     new  ��,ft.. ��� ~.-f rj;--T',**������ l*.i*-. -i. v**. ���  *-��- Works-will'shortly go into commission,  and the development of a water power  28 miles'distant 'will-give the company  10,000 Horsepower. The ore is first  crushed and screened, and then spread  ���.-������   out in'great heaps on beds of cordwood  to  be. roasted.<    Hundreds of  tons  of  .the coarse pre; are piled upon the wood.  "'and   t'he'tiner   ore   dust   spread   over  -': them. Tire is'"started and the ore  gradually burn's' 'away, day aftei day,  ���f<xt\ a. period ,.pf ? two- more months or  liipre.,.This roasts out 15 to 20 per cent,  o'f sulphur. The output has run about  700 ions of matte a day, or something  like 200,000 tons annually, all of which  is sent to. the refining works al Constable Hook, N._ J., where the various  elements are separated and the nickel  of commerce is made.  "'���"���'The ore from the Creighton mine,  it 'is understood," 'carries about 6 per  cent. ..nickel,, 2 .or.3 per cent, copper,  40 per. cent, iron, and from 25 to 55 per  cent. Sulphur. This equals about six  pounds of nickel to the hundred, or 120  pounds'to the ton. At the selling  -V: Yprice of 40 cents a pound, each ton of  " o're, therefore, contains S47. worth of  nickel alone."  A Favorite Remedy for Babies-  ���*rlt's' pleasant taste and prompt cures  have made Chamberlain's Cough  Remedy a favorite with the mothers  of small children. It quickly cures  their coughs and colds and prevents  any danger of pneumonia or other  serious consequences. It not only  cures croup, but when given as soon  as the croupy cough appears will prevent the attack. For sale by all  druggists.  THE COMFORTABLE WAY.  S. F. & N. RY.  Daily  Leave  3:15 a.m,  8:15 a.m.  8:15 a.m,  8:15 a.m,  8:15 a.m,  PHOENIX  Spokane, Seattle.  Everett, Belling--  ham, Vancouver.  Victoria and all  Coast_ points  Spokane, Fernie,  Winnipeg, St.Paul  Minneapolis   Grand Forks, Republic, Marcus   Northport.   Rossland. Nelson ;   Kaslo, Sandon..  Daily  Arrive  6:05 p,m, I  6:05 p.m.  6:05 p.m.  6:05 p.m.  6:05 p.m.  Connectinfj at Spokane with the famous  "ORIENTAL   LIMITED."  2    Daily  Overland  Trains   2  From Spokane for Winnipeg,  St. Paul, Minneapolis, St. Louis,  Chicego 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  FLOYD & COX. Proprietors  PORE  MILK   AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any part  of th*1 city.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE.  "TriumviJate Fractional" Mineral Claim, situate in the Groenwood Mining Division of  Yale District. Where located: In Skylark  Camp, adjoining the Skylark mineral claim  TAKENOTICE -"hat I, James Stuart Birnie,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B9i558,iine:id.  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to  to the Minintr Recorder for a Certificate' ot  Improvements, for the purpose of obtainiuir a  Crown Grant of the above elaim.  And furtlier take notice that action, umidsection 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.  Dated this 15th day ;of February, A   D.  i'JOS.  MINERAL ACT.  ff  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "May   Flower,  Fractional"    Mineral   Claim,  situate in the Greenwood  Mining*. Division  of Yale District.   Where  located: Skylark  camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Charles H. Tve.  Free Miner's Cert ficate No. B916W.  acting- as agent for self and as a��--i>*  for Duncan Mcintosh, Free Miner's Cer  ti ficate No.B91498.and Pat Hickey,Free MinerV  Certificate. No. B91630 intend, sixty davs from  the date hereof, to apply to the "Miii'ii"  Recorder for Certificates of Improvement",  for the purpose of obtaining-a Crown Grant oi  the above claini.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37. must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated thi-*; 10th day of November., A. D. 1W  CHARLES H, TYE.'  iR'AI L WAY!  ���y  FEBRUARY  7 to 10th  Single Tare  Round Crip  February 7th, 8th, 9th.  Good lo return till February 12.  FULL PROGRAMME  CANADIAN WINTER  SPORTS )  For programmes,'rales,  and  de-   X  tail information,   apply to  local A  agents. *  ,E   H.   REDPATH,   AGENT. I  GREENWOOD," S  E.      .C0YLE, ���:*.'������'* J. S. CARTER.' <  G.P.A.Vancouver D.P.A'.Nelson. *?  MINERAL ACT. ;      \  CeriM'ikijte of Improvement.  NOTICE^  "First Chance" Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greenwood Miiiiiiir Division of Yale District. Where located: In Smith's Camp.  TAKE NOTICE ^hat' I, .Leon Lontier  Free Miner's Certificate No. B91536, in-  tend,sixty daj-s from the date hereof,to apply to  the Mining Recorder for .a. certificate of Improvements, for the'purpose of obtaining- crown  grant of the above claim:  And  further take  notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certilicate of Improvements.  Dated this 20'th (lav of January, A. D., 1906.  .":", LUON LONTIER  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICE.:   V.  "Henrietta"   Mineral    Claim,   situate   in  the  Greenwood Mining- Division of Yale. District.   Where  located:    On' Beaver Creek,  'adjoining- the Beaverdell Towiisite.'  TAKENOTICE that I. Frederick Blackman  Holmes, as agent for Sidney Rosen-  haupt Free Miner's Certificate No B85451,  and.Charles.'.Phipps,, Free Miner's Certificate  No. B91S04, intend, sixty days from the date  hereof, to apply to t'.ie Mining- Recorder for a  Cerfilicateof Improvements sor the purpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant to the above claim.  And further take notice' that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificatesof improvements.  Dated tliis-lCtli day of January, A. U.. 1906.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that C-0 [days after  date 1 intend to.apply to the Honourable The  Chief Commissioner of Lands and WorKS for  permission to purchase 640 acres of laud, situated in tlie Osoyoos Division of Yale District  (Similkameen Land Division) British Columbia, described ns foilows:  Commencing at a post'planted at the North-  East cornerof Lot 3246 in said Division, thence  running- about SO cliaius East, thence 40 chains  North,, 20 chains East aiijL40_chai��s..North,  thencii SU"cliaufs~\Vest7~to"tlie"North-East corner  of the land applied for-by Wm. G. McMynn.  thence Southerly' following the boundary of  said land applinl for by Win. G. McMynn, to  the ooint of commencement.  Dated 18th December, 1905-  EDWARD B  McMYNN.  THE  DOMINION COPPER COMPANY, LIMITED  (Non Personal Liability)   ���  NOTICE IS JIEREMY GIVEN that an extraordinary sreneral iiH'etiuir nf the shareholders and members of The Dominion Copper  Company, L mi ted���Nun-Personal Liability���  will be held at the n:mistered office of the Company at Phoenix, Ilriiish Columbia, ou February 12th, 1906, at two o'clock, p. m., for the purpose of considering, acting- upon, and, if  thought fit. 'passing- the following proposed  special resolution:  "Resoi.veij that the Memorandum nf Association of the Company be amended t>y .striking* out the 4th Section or subdivision thereof,  by which it is provided that "the capital of the  Company is Five million dollars, divided into  Five million shares of One dollar each,' and by  substituting in lieu thereof the followin**,':  '4th. The capital of the Company is Five  million dollars���S5.oO0.ooo --. divined "into Five  hundred thousand���500.000- shares of Ten dollars��� =10���each"," ' -���.  Notice is also given that a subsequent extraordinary general meeting of tlie shareholders  and members of the Company will be held at  said offices of the Company on the 27th day of  February, 1906. at two o'clock, p. m., for the  purpose of considering-, acting upon, and, if  deemed proper, confirming said special resolu-  t.on.  The transfer books of the- Company will be  closed January 31st, 1'>C6, at 3:00 p. m.�� and will  be opened on Februarv 2Sth, 19of>. at 10 a. m.  Dated, January 25. 19i>6.  Bv order of tlie Board of Directors.  WAHSEH MILLER.  Attest: President.  LEOPOLD HERRMANN, Secretary.  DON'T BUILD  I'll sell any of my houses in  Greenwood for half their cost.  Address  F. W. HART, MIDWAY  E   nrOCT6SS " J "  StttJHJ'-O.tjgXKJ;! J3 ft  Progress and development are terms  closely identified with life in the West. In  a new country people are working dally  for the upbuilding of town, city and dis^  trict, and for the improvement of the con*-  ditions under which men and women are  called upon to live. Every act of daily life  that tends to bettering one's surroundings  makes directly or indirectly for the im/  provement of society generally. In all this  the local newspaper plays an important  part, Among its local readers it stimulates  an increasing interest in their home city,  keeping them posted oh all local happen/  ings, and becomes a welcome weekly  messenger, bearing bright and welcome  tidings. Amonv its outside readers it  forms a valuable advertising medium  making known the merits, advantages and  prospects of the city and attracting thither  citizens who want employment, business  firms looking for locations, and capitalists  seeking investments, In the upbuilding  of a town, city or district the local paper  is an important factor,  BOUNDARY CREEK   TIMES  C= The Boundary Creek Times aims to, do  �����: its full and complete share in the upbuild/  S�� ing and improvement cf Greenwood and  S~ the Boundary  district.    It is, not handi/  S�� capped in its work by any restraining bb/  ���j~ ligations to any party, clique or corpora/  ���� tion, but it is  free  at all times to rise up  gr and promote the be?;, interests of the City  S�� of Greenwood and its people.    To do this  g~ most thoroughly    and   satisfactorily   the  S�� Times must have the support and coopera/  S~: tion of the citizens of Greenwood.  t�� Every effort is being put forth to make  ��~: the Times   the   class   of newspaper  the  S~ people want,   Increasing attention is being  ��E continually  paid  to mining news, especi/  gp ally of that nature that will interest those  5~: employed in the work as   well as those  Sp whose capital is invested in the properties,  IE With this end in view we aim to have  p--^A-SDbscrib"eriB_Evei7~HoiM  ^. Asa result of the efforts that have already  S= been put forth, we believe that an increas/  ���^ interest is already being taken in its news  EE: columns,    We have evidences of this from  ^ the fact that the subscripiion list is already  S^ growing; the  street sales  are increasing  g~ weekly and  the news  dealers find more  tz- demand for each succeeding issue,    This is  ^ a satisfactory condition of affairs that acts  S^ in two ways,   It increases ihe revenue of  5~: the circulation department and it makes the  ��^ paper a first-class advertising medium for  j~ local business men.  2~ In handling local advertising every effort  5^ if put forth to protect the Greenwood mer/  g~ chant. The local page is reserved for them  Sz: and foreign advertising has been repeatedly  g~ refused because the  advertising  manager  ��r refused to disturb the positions held by local  ���~ advertisers.  *~ Business men of Greenwood, we are here  ���^ to protect and advertise you.    We are pro/  S~ tecting you! Do you advertise? Fead The  S^ Times, subscription $2,00 per year,  s-*i  1  SI  I  1>  ,-j\  . ���els'-  m ���  B Advertise in the Times, Rates Reasonable =s'  B The   Boundary  Creek   Tiines   Printing  and 3  ���F; Publishing-Co.. Limited.        �� 3  ��: Duncan Ross. Pres.      H. (). Lamb. Man. Ed. 3  ����: PhONE   -zq.                              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"Last winter I couched for three months and  thoucht 1 was Koinj into Consumption. 1 look al  sorts of nretlicincJ, l)-t nothing did mc any Bpod  until I used Shiloh's Consumption Cure, t-our  bottles cured mc. Thb winler 1 had a very bad  cold, was not able to epeak, my lungs were sore  on the side and had:. Si:: botl!e3 of Shiloh made  me well aaain. 1 have given it to several people  -nd every one of them have been cured.���U.  -   *     ~     '* ,   oot  Joseph, St. I-lyacinthc, Que."  Insist or having  "ELKHORN"  MADE BY THE  SUNDAY SERVICES.  Catholic.���Church of the Sacred  Heart.���Divine service 1st, third and  fourth Sunday in each month. Holy  mass at 10 a. m.; vespers and benediction at 7:30 p, m.; Sunday school at  2:30 p.m.JRev. J. A. Bedard, .1. M.T.,  pastor.  Anglican���St. Jude's. Rev. John  Leech Porter, B. D., pastor. Services  at 11 a. m. and 7.30 p. m ; Sunday  school, 2:30 p. m.   All seats free,  Presbyterian���St. Columba, Rev.  M. D. Mckee, pastor. Services 11 a.  m. and 7:30 p, m.; Sunday school 2:30  p. ni.  Methodist��� Rev.  pnsior.    Services   at  p. in ; Sunday school  H. S. Hastings,  11 a. in. and 7:30  2:30 p. m.  The Freshest Bread  Cakes, Buns and Pastry always on hand We also ca��uy  a lirst class stock of Staple  Groceries.  STAR ���BAKERY  MORTGAGE SALE  PHONE A 86.  Cook's Cotton Root Compound.  ���The only unto ���.���il'eetuiil monthly  ���medicine on which women can  depend. Sold in two decrees of  strength���No. 1, for ordinary-  cases, $1 per box; No.- 2, 10 degrees stronger for Special  CaseB, $3 per box. Sold by all  dmiagixts.. Ask for Cook's Cotton Root Compound; take no  substitute.  The Cook Medicine Co.,      Windsor, Ontario,  OF VALUABLE RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY.  Under and by virtue of the power of sale  contained in a certain Mortgage which will be  produced at the time of sale, there will be offered for sale by  PUBLIC AUCTION  by W. G. GAUNCE, in'front of the Postoffice,  at the town of Anaconda, B.C., on  Saturday,the 24-th day </f Marcti.1906  nt 12 o'clock, noon, the following property in  Anaconda, B. C:  tot 1, Block 23, Map 24, on which is erected a-  well-built S-roomed frame .dwelling, with good  outbuildings. Thin, property is In (rood condition.  For further particulars and conditions of  sale apply to  HARRIS & BULL,  Vendors' Solicitors,  Bank of B.'N. A. Building,  Vancouver, B. C.  Or to       W.G. GAUNCE,  Real Estate Agent, Greenwood, B. C.  February 24th, 1906.  "& 'W-Z'W'  ooooooooooooooooooooooeooo  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in    Sash,   Doors,  Turned  Work  and  Inside Finish,  Etc/   '  ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  | GREENWOOD,   :   B. C.  oooooooooooooo oooooooooooO  LITTLE CREEK GOLD  Report of Geological Survey  on Important Strike  in Alaska.  importance have a thichness of "between four and live feet, which increased to 16 feet in one instance where  the material removed formed a lenticular mass. Thin elongated lenses  or beds of reddish sand, called ruby  sand, the color of which is due at times  to small grains of red garnet and at  times to iron oxide, occur throughout  the pay gravel and often contain so  much gold that it can easily be detected, even in careless handling. Mica  schist, in which there are occasional  thin limestone beds, forms the true  bedrock, but the so-cailed ."bedrock"  on which the gold lies is sometimes tlie  schist, sometimes a clay streak, and in  one place it is gravel cemented with  calcite deposited by 'circulating waters  Part of the gold is fine, bright and  flaky, but pari of it is coarser and contains many nuggets worth five and  ten cents apiece and occasional ones  worth several dollars.  One important result of the Little  creek discoveries is that they have led  to more active prospecting in the  tundra gravels. It has been known for  some time that a small amount of gold  isjalmost always present there, but the  occuarence and position of. any other  beach line back of Nome can only be  determined by actual investigation, jt  is safe to predict that the Nome tundra  will be the scene of more extensive  operations during the present winter  tha!n any previous year.���The Mining.  World.     ;'-.'".'    *    .''   '���'     .  The shipments of iron -and mangan  iferous ores from Cartagena, Spain,  for the year 1905 amounted to 530.029  metric tons, as against 406,270 tons in  1904, showing an increase of 124,659  tons, or 30.7 per cent.  ��� Messrs^ Fred H. Moffit and Frank  L. Hess, of the U. S. geological sur-  "W5^s'p~Cht;lasl*"summer^iii*;the"Seward;  peninsula, Alaska. Of the many things  which they will report concerning gold  mining in the Nome district nothing is  more likely to appeal to popular interest than their description of the  strike on Little creek.  . It was a little over a year ago���in the  fall of 1904���that the productive claims  on Little creek*first came into prominence. Since then they have yielded  nearly one and a half million dollars.  Much the greater part of the gold taken  "out came from four claims located  within an area little gteater than one-  tenth of a square mile.  Little creek is a tributary of Snake  river, at the mouth of which Nome is  situated. The Bonanza claims of 1904-5  are near the tracks of the Nome Arctic  railroad, ouly three miles north of  Nome. The gold deposits He deep,  bhafts have been sunk as far asSOfeit,  but the average workings are between  30 and 35 feet below the surface.  Frozen muck aud moss, vatyiug in  thickness from Y.\ to 23 feet, form a  heavy covering for the gold bearing  gravels. Some of the grav��-ls are apparently well washed beach sands,  others were wtchout doubt deposited by  streams. Beds containing boulders,  sons of which weigh a ton, frequently  top the workable gravels and are a  constant source of danger in mining,  especially during the summer months,  when the roof is weakened by thawing.  These boulders occur sometimes on  bedrock and are sometimes found in  the muck that overlies the gravels.  Nearly all the deposits, from surface  to bedrock, carry gold, but the rich  graveis are found well down. In some  places they rest directly on the schist,  in other places they rise to a height of  five or six feet above it. The gold  bearing  gravels of  present  economic  Sleeplessness-  Disorders of the stomach produce a  nervous condition and often prevent  sleep. Chamberlain's Stomach and  Liver Tablets stimulate the digestive  organs, restore the'system to a healthy  condition and make sleep possible. For  sale by all druggists.  Job Printing at the Times.  SPRING CLEANING  By order of the Board of Health  all yards or alleys in connection  with hotels and private houses,  that have been used for a dump  for refuse, must be thoroughly  cleaned before the 15th inst.  Parties not complying with this  request will be prosecuted.   Adv.  NOTICE.  THE KETTLE RIVEK VALLEY KAIL-  WAY COMPANY will apply to the Parlia  ment of Canada at its next session for an Act  a. further amending Section 8 of its Act of Incorporation (I Edward VII, Cap, <>8) by empowering the Company  1. To cxtuul its railway from Midway,  British Columbia, to Hedley, in the Similkameen Valley, British Columbia.  2. To construct a branch northerly from  Hedley along- Twenty Mile creek fora  distance of about twenty miles.  3. To construct -a branch from a point on  the said extension, from  Midway to Hed-  -   ley, to Penticton, British Columbia.'  b. Giving- the Company running- powers and  rights over tho line of railway of the Columbia  and Western Railway Company now constructed and in operation between Grand Forks,  British Columbia, and Midway, British Columbia, together with all its branches and connections or any portion thereof, between the said  Grand Forks, and Midway, British Columbia.  c. Furtlier amending Section 4 of said Act of  Incorporation by increasing the capital of the  Company to Five Million Dollars.  d. Amending Section 10 of the said Aci of  Incorporation by striking out the words'"thirty  five thousand" in the .-econd line thereof.and  substituting therefor the words "forty thousand."  Dated at Toronto tbis Mil dav of Fsbruary.  1906. MACDONELL A: BOLAND,  24-23. Soliditors for Applicants.  Synopsis of Regulations Governing tlie Disposal of Dominion Lands within the  Railway Belt In the Province  British Columbia.  A LICENSE to  cut timber can   be  acquired   only   at   public competition.  A rental of $5 per square mile is charged  for all timber  berths  excepting  those  situated West  of  Yale  for  which the  rental is at the .raie of 5 cents per acre  per annum.  In addition to the rental, dues at the  following rates'are charged: ���  Sawnlumber, 50 cents per thousand  feet B.M.  Railway   ties,   eight  and  nine feet  long, lj4 and \% cents t-ach.  -   Shingle bolts, 25 cents a cord.  All other products, 5 per cent on sales  A license is issued as soon as a berth  is granted but in unsurveyed territory  no timber can be cut on a berth until  the licensee has made a survey thereof.  Permits to cut timber are also granted at public-competition, except in the  case of actual settlers, who require t'.ie  timber for their own use.  Settlers and others may . also obtain  permits to out up to 100 cords of wood  for sale without competition.  The dues payable under a permit are  $150 per thousand feet B. M , for  square timber and sawlogs of any  'wood'except''oak; from y2 to \l/2 cents  'per lineal foot for building logs; from  12>2 to 25 cents per cord for wood; 1  cent for fence posts; 3 cents for . railway ties; and. 50 cents per cord on  shingle bolts.  Leases for grazing purposes are issued for a term of twenty-one years  at a rental of two cents per acre per  annum,  Coal lands may be purchased at$10  per acre for soft coal and $20 fcr anthracite. Not more than 320 acres  may be acquired by one individual or  company.  Royalty at the rate of 10 cents per  tori of 2,000 pounds is collected on the  gross output.  Entries for land for agricultural purposes may be made personally at the  local land office for 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 ior the District, within  which the land is situated, receive au  thority for some one to make entry for  him.  A fee of $10 is charged for a homestead entry.  '������.  A settler who has received an entry  for a homestead is required to perform  the conditions connected therewith  under one of the following plans:....  fl) At least six months' residence on  and cultivation'of the land in each  year during the term of three years.  ^"I f i'sT t Kfe~p i" act i ce'-of ~ th e-Depar tm ent  to require a settler to bring 15 acres  under cultivation, but if he prefers he  may substitute stock; and 20 head of  cattle, to be actually his own proper y  with buildings for their accommodation will be accepted instead of the cultivation. -  (2) If the father (or mother, if tHe  father is deceased) or any person who  is eligible to make a homestead entry  under the provisions Of the Act, resides upon a farm in the vicinity of  the land entered for by such person as  a homestead, tiie 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 requirement* of the act as to residence may be satisfied by residence  upon the said land.  Application for a patent should be  made at tin- >nd of three years before  the local agent, sub-agent or a homestead inspector.  Before makinir an application for a  patent, ��� the settler must give six  months' noticn in writing to the Commissioner of Dominion Lands at Ottawa, of his intention to do so.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy of the Minister of the  Interior.  I  Before buying Lots see me  .,-'',- for prices  Frederic W. McLaine  C. P. R. Land Agent.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  #-  IN  THE COUNTY COURT OF YALE  HOLDEN AT GRAND FORKS.  Anglican, St. Jude's Church  r Rev. John Leech-Porter, B. D., .  pastor.  1st, 2nd and 3rd Sundays, Holy Communion, 8 a in.; Matins and Sermon,  11 a. m;  4th Sunday���Litany. Holy Communion and Strnion, 11 a, m.  Evensong and Sermon every Sunday, 7:30 p   in.  Sunday School, every Sunday, 2:30  p. m.  Choir Rehear.-al, every Friday, 8 p.m.  ALL SEATS FREE  NOTICE is hereby given tliat on the 20th day.  of February, 190t>, it was ordered by His Honor  Indue Clement, that A. C. Sutton, Official Ad-  nunistrator in and for the Grand Forks, and  Greenwood Electoral Districts, be administrator of all and singular the estate of ^Andrew  Johnson, formerly of Greenwood, B.X., deceased, intestate  Every person indebted to said deceased is required to make payment forthwith to the undesigned and every person having in possession effects belonging, to deceased is required  forthwith to deliver same over to undersigned.  ���Every creditor or other person having any  claini upon or interest in thedisfribulion of the  estate of deceased is required before the 24th  day of March. 1906, lo send by registered letter  addresser" to the undersigned, his name and  address and full particulars of his claim or interest and a statement of his account and the  nature of the security, if'any, held by him..  After the said 24th day of March, 1906._the  administrator will proceed with the distribution of the estate having regard to those claims  only of which he shall then have had notice.  Dated at Grand Forks, B. C, thir 21st day of  February, 1906.  A.C.SUTTON.  Official Administrator,Grand Forks, B. C.  Weed's S^oBjfesaine,  Tlie Great English, Remedy.  A positive ouro for all forms ot   , ._   _ _    SexualWeaknesB, Mental and  before and after Brain Worry-, Emissions, Spermatorrhoea, Impotency, Effects of Abuse or  Excess, all.of which lead to Consumption,-  Infirmity, Insanity and. an early grave.. Price  $1 per pkg., Bbc for $5. One will please, six will  cure. Sold by all druggists or mailed in plain  package on receipt of price. Write for Pamphlet.  The Wood Medicine Co.��� Windsor. Ontario.  MINEEAL   ACT.  NOTICE.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Black  Warrior,' Mineral Claim, situate in  the Greenwowd   Mining  Division of Yale  District.     Where  located:    In'  Deadwood  camp. .-... :  TAKE NOTICE that I. Ella J. Archibald,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B9:64,, intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to  the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a  CrownGraiit to theabove claim.  And further take notice that action nnder  section 37, must he commenced before the issuance of such certilicate of improvements.  Dated this 27th day of January."A. D. 1905    "  ELT^A J. ARCHIBALD.  MINERAL ACT.  To James Wilder, Joseph A. Devlin  and Cosens Bros;  TAKE NOTICE that the Vancouver^Vic-  toria and Eastern Railway aud Navigation  Company require from you for the purposes of  their railway all and each of your estate and  interest in the lands hereinafter described, and  will take under the provisions of the Railway  Act, 1903: .'.'  ALL AND SINGULAR those certain parcels or tracts of land and premises situate,  lying aud being in- the Osoyoos Division of  Yale District and being the portion of the  South-WRStquarterof-Section-lS.���Township 67,  iu said Osoyoos Division of .Yale District, described as follows: A strip of land cl,780 feel  more ot less in length, extending from the west  limit to the north limit of said South-West  quarter of section 18, and 99 feet in width, being  495*2 feet on each side of the entire line of the  railway of the Vancouver. Victoiia and Eastern  Railway aud Navigation Company for a dis- ���  tance of 892.3 feet from its intersection with \  said west limit and thence 300 feet in width' ,  being 100 feet on each' side of the said center I  line for a distance of 200. feet, and thence 99 feet  in -width, being 49}4 feet on each side of said  center line for a distance of 587.8 feet more or  less to its intersection with the north limit of  said qnarter section, and containing 4.04 acres  more or less; the course of said center line  being particularly described as follows: Beginning at a point in the west limit of said  quarter section, 361.4 feet south of the north-  west angle thereof, thence ��asterl v by a tangent  272.3 feet, thence by a 3 degree curve to the  right 430 feet, thence by a tangent 490 feet,  thence by a 6 degree curve to the left 587.3 feet,  more or less to a point in the north limit of  said quarter section 920 feet from the middle of  said section IS, and being according to a plan  of the i-aid railway approved by the Board of  Ruilway Commissioners for Canada and de~  positrd in the Laud Registry Ofiice for the District or County of Yale at Kamioops.'  AND TAKE NOTICE that the power intended to be exercised by the said Railway  Company with regard to the lands above de-  scrib��d is the taking of the said lauds in fee  simple for the purpose of constructing the said  railway and uorks thereon and operating the  s ime.  AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that the  Vancouver, Victoria and Eastern. Railway and-  Navigation Company are ready and willing and.  hereby offer to pay the sum of two hundred  dollers as compensation for the lands above described and"for any damages caused by the  exercise of their powers therein.  Dated at Rossland. B. C, this 19th day of  January, 1906.  A. H. MacNEILL,  Solicitor for the Vancouver, Victoria and  Eastern Ro ilwav and Navigation Company.  Certificate of Improvements.  . "���'.",   NOTICE.  "W S" and "Eagle Fractional" Mineral claims,  situate in the Greenwood Mining Division  "of Yale District.   Where located: In Boom  erang Camp, West Fork Kettle River-   **'. ���  TAKE NOTICE that I, Elizabeth Galloway, Free Miner'sCertlficate No. B91652,  intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to  apply to the Mining Recorder ior Certificates  of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining  Crown Grants of the above claims.  And further take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before tlie issuance of such certificates of improvements.  ������" ��� ���'--���-���'������   '-���      -- ���  p.jqo,;.   __  For Sale.  3   Buff   Orpington   Cockerels,  $2.00 each.  1 White-Leghorn Cockerel Si.50  Pure Stock.  COOPER BROS.,  26-9    Box 53, Grand Forks. B. C.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that 6u davs after  date T intend to apply to The Honourable The  Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works /or  permission to purchase 640 acres of land, situated In the Osoyoos Division of Yale District  (Similkameen Land Division), British Columbia, described as follows: 0  Commencing at a stake planted at the northeast corner of Let 641 in said division, thence  running about 80 chains east, thence 40 chains  south, 20 chains west and' 40 chains south,  thence about 80 chains west to the east boundary of Lot 470, thence northerly, following the  east boundaries of Lots 470 and 641 to the point  of commencement.  Dated 16th December, 1905.-  WM. G. McMYNN-  Chicago, Milwaukee &  St Paul Railway  THE   MILWAUKEE   Pioneer Limited,  St. Paul to Chicago.  Overland Limited, Chicago to Omaha.  Southwest Limited, Kansas City to  Chicago.  No train in the service of any  raiiroad in the world equals in  equipment that of the Chicago,  Milwaukee & St. Paul Ry.  They own and operate their  own sleeping and dining cars  and give their patrons an excellence of service not obtainable elsewhere. Berths in their  sleepers are Longer. Higher,  Wider, than in similar cars on  other lines. They protect their  trains   by  the Block System.  H. S. ROWE, GEN. AGENT  134 Third St,, Portland, Ore. EEKT IMES.  f*fO:  PROVIDENCE MINE.  President of the Company  Finds Things in  Good Shape.  -Mark F. Madden of Chicago  has been a familiar figure around  Greenwood for some  days.    His  ... old friends are pleased to see him  and new ones find pleasure in his  genial acquaintance.. Mr. -Madden, who is well known as the  president of the Providence Mining company, is a native of Canada, born in Ontario, a:: few niiles  east of Toronto. He is one of  the many Ontario boys who left  the farm at home to seek their  fortune in the growing city of  Chicago, and like some others he  he has been successful. He is  also one of the many other Canadians who in these latter days of  Canadian prosperity return with  their American wealth to develop  the rich resources of their native  land and here again he has been  successful. Mr. Madden came  to Greenwood. to examine into  conditions at the Providence mine  and he has found everything  most satisfactory. Work is being  continued along the usual lines in  charge of John Angrignon, who  is superintending the work in the  ���absence of P. J. Dermody, who  is now looking after his ranch  at the coast. Mr. Dermody is  expected back-to take charge in a  few weeks.  i . i( ;real' "estate business.  .':, Ih-'.Chicago;. Mr.'   Madden   is  : known- as a- real estate broker and  an influential .member of the  board of trade. His operations  have not been  confined either to  ' Chicago or the American states,  but they have been  extended far'  " into the Canadian Northwest. A  large tract'; of-prairie- land' has  been secured oil the' main" line of  the Canadian Northern'' railway,  stretching in alternate sections  from the Quill plains' in central  Saskatchewan almost to the  boundary of . Alberta. In discussing his real estate as well as  his mining operations Mr. Mad-  . den   adheres   to   a . conservative  ..statement of., facts, and he consistently discourages colored statements that that tend to harmful  boosting. His descriptions pf his  of hisland holdings iri the West  were modest and tame and tended  to underestimate -their real value  ~~ but"~to"~one 'familiar-with- real  estate conditions in the Northwest they represented extensive  tracts of fertile lands whose values  are more*enduring than even those  - of a gold mine.   Mr. Madden will  be.iu the city for some weeks be-  . fore returning to Chicago.  Whiteside,  who  expressed   the   senti  ments of  all  present   in   a  few   well  chosen words. ��� Mrs. Sutherland made  a  brief reply,   heartily   thanking   her  friends for their kindness.  The evening was most pleasantly  spent in games. and music Mrs-  Sutherland won the book contest and'  Mrs. Bishop was awarded first prize  for naming most of the object.vin the  "Art Gallery." Miss Whiteside, Mrs.  S. Oliver and others contributed to  the musical programme. A dainty  supper was served, after which the  g-uests departed wishing- Mrs, Suther-  a safe journey.  -    A BRIGHT FUTURE.  Eastern Capitalist Has Faith  in Greenwood.  Y. P. Buck of Sherbrooke, Quebec,  is staying- at the Imperial. Mr. Buck  is a paper manufacturer and has been  identified with that industry for a  number of years. He is also interested  in Greenwood mines and is here inspecting- his claims. None of them are  being worked at present but if prospects warrant Mr. Buck will be^in  operations and develop his properties.  It is five years since he visited Greenwood last, and he finds a big difference  in the appearance and activity of the  city and district.' ��� He believes ��� Greenwood has a bright future .ahead and  expects to see marked development  along all lines. .Mr. Buck will be in  town for several weeks.  CITY  OF  NELSON  WINS.  Full Court Decides Against  West Kootenay Power  :    Company;  n.'erchant himself. Of course he has  his windows washed and new shoes  put in them once a week, but still they  do not co in e and he wonders how it is  that the dry g-oocls department and the  larg-e shoe stores yet the business and  he docs hot, but still he does not go  out and look over his windows and  compare them with his competitors ;  nor does he stop to consider that an attractive display window is the best advertisement he could have and will  bring-mcre customers to his store.than  most any other means he could devise  Of course there are many shoe dealers  who do the best that they know how'  and many others who are careless as to  tlie condition of their windows. To  the careless ones, their condition  serves them ri^ht, but to the man who  is ambitious and willing to learn,  there are many schools of window  trimming where he can gain a great  deal of useful information and valuable powits with, but little expense  which would, without a doubt, increase  his patronage and place him among  the successful.  NOTES.  Amethyst is a color that is seen more  frequently as the season advances.  It is predicted thai the demand for  sweaters the coming season will be  very 5-ood.  The tendency to use light weight  materials of all kinds for suits is extreme^- marked. '  Blouses of satiny leather in. white or  colors are the modish shirt waists for  motoring or driving.  Merchants can look forward to a big  demand in skirts of cream mohairs,  scrtres, flannels and veilings.  Even   though   handkerchiefs are absolutely staple,  sales  can be increased  by showing a  variety  of fancy   num  hers.  Many of the spring models in suits  are showing the Princess effect, either  by special treatment of the girdle or by  a continuation of the skirt about the  belt line.  For Sale���Sewing machines in good  order from SF5 to $25. We rent machines  or anything. O I C New and Second  Hand'Store.   Phone 16,  A.  L. White  "'& Co. ���'���'���' '        -'        '*��� 28 ;  AU REVOIR  Mrs. J. M. Sutherland Entertained on the Eve of  aa-a>  Her Departure;  j In ' the ' action between the West  Kootenay Power and Light company  and the City of-Nelson,; in which the  former sought to restrain the latterfrotn  dumping rock into the Kootemiy river  while excavating for the municipal  power plant, judgment was , celivered  on Tuesday in favor of the city- The  case has been a long and uitterly  fought one, avid after passing through  the local courts was finally argued be-r  fore the full court at Victoria with the  result above stated. E. V. Bodwell,'  K..,C.,' and W. A. MacDonald, K. C,  appeared for the city, and A. H. MacNeill, K. C, and R.'S. Leiinie fur the  power company. Immediately upon  the rendering of the court's decision  MacNeill, K. C, applied for and obtained leave to appeal to the privy  council direct. This means that v> hile  a temporary settlement has been  reached an   absolute  settlement  is by  no means assured.  The case arose out of the action  commenced by the West Kootenay  Power and Light company on May  10th last to restrain the'City of JJol.sou"  and their contractors. D. McBeath and  W. P Tierney, from dumping rock  into the Kootenay river in the course  of their work in erecting the municipal  power plant. Mr. Justice OulV gruiiicd  an injunction a��ainst the city and i.;it-  work was practically tied up.��July 12t.i  was appointed as the date ol trial -ind  at the conclusion judgment was re  served. On A.ugust 8th judgment w;is  given, finding that it had not bi-fn  proved that damage would not n -nit  to the power companj- from the w.jik  undertaken by .he city and its contractors and the injunction was continued and the city held liable for the  costs. During November 'further evidence was,secured by the city and the  case carried to.the full court, with the  result that the decision just handed  down by Chief Justice Hunter-'means  a victory for the City of Nelson. The  full court was composed of Chk*f .1 n> '  tice Hunter, Mr. Justice Martin ;n.tl  Mr. Justice Morrison.  n  WHEN ARE YOU  COMING m T  %= =^  GREENWOOD, B, C-  I OPEN DAY AND MIGHT  8  mi    ..  First Class in Every Respect,   Popular   Prices,  Of all the arts in all the books,  ji   The best is still the art of cooks;  jii   The wife who failed her mate to  $      suit  ti   Wa- ill-advised to feed the brute.  But nunc it is to do far more���  To tickle palates by the score,  To serve the dinners in  a way  That would ti:kel a gourmet.  The ladies of the Presbyterian  church gathered at the home of Mrs.  Whiteside-Monday evening and gave  a farewell tea to Mrs. J. M, Sutherland, who left Thursday for her home  in New Brunswick. Mrs. Sutherland  has been spending the winter with her  son, T. F. Sutherland, and during the  past five months-has made many good  good friends among the people1 of  Greenwood. Her removal from the  city is much regretted and in church  circles she will be greatly missed. A  feature of the social gathering on  Monday night was the presentation of  two handsome souvenir spoons to thft  guest of the evening. The gifts were  engrave! "Greenwood B. C," and  will be much prized by the recipient.  The  presentation   was  made by Mrs.  ^~j;"P."T0"RS.TEt;L"  t_--.ES (23253338233 03SSS5H  "PROPr |  a*r*rni^53-i) j.j*trii3.uLi^i?ti.*^: mxamuxc  g!^Q3@S��223!iESZS3SaHSB:  SHOc  js "  DEALERS  ATTENTION  THE MERCHANT'S CORNER  ^        HINTSON  WINDOW  DRESSING- j  There are many shoe merchants who i  wonder why it is that they do n -t j  draw auy new trade to their stores, as  thej' haye what they consider Al shoes  and are selling them at what thev  think are drawing prices; and some of  them go so far as to lay the blame on  their clerks, but the clerks cannot  makc sales unless they are furnished  the customers and  this is  up  to   iln.-  Our travelers will call on you  in   a  few  daj-s  with   the  new  Samples of  MAPLE LEAF  RUBBERS  They are the most handsome  line of rubber goods ever shown  iu ihe West. Don't think of buying until  you.have seen them.  J, Leckie Co, Ltd>,  Vancouver, B, G  Selling: Agents for the West."  THE--��  LIMITED.  4  4��  Electric  current   supplied   for  *$ty> ty,ty,ty,ty, ty, ty. ty. ty.ty.ty,ty.��ty.ty, ty, ty,ty.ty,ty. ty, ty.ty.4,4,g  Power, Lighting, Heating and  Ventilating. Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absolute  guarantee  of continuous  power  service for operating.  Get Our Rates. We Can Save You Money  4��  : __.  ^ ^-^ *^.*^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^ ^-^ ^^4* ^ ^ *��* ^ ^ ^ ^ *^ *f* *?* *f*9S  f-  M.&M.  Mosher & Moore, the new proprietors of the .  Pacific Cafe beg to announce that the Lunch  Counter and   Cafe   is   now   open   and that  patrons will be treated with the  BEST OF SERVICE COURTEOUS TREATMENT  CUISNE UNEXCELLED.  ^  PACIFIC GAI  ^  MOSHER & MOORE  Proprietors.  vJ  Turkeys  Por your Sunday Dinner. All Kiuds of  SMOKED FISH. ' Pull lines of the Best  Prime Beef Fresh Pork, Mutton and Veal.  Home   Made   Sausage   and   Cooked   Meats.  !��� P. FLOOD,     Prop.  No.  No.  No.  No.  No.  No  No.  No.  No.  No  Ten Days Only For Cash. These Prices  are the Real Thing, not an Apology. All  these are New Goods and Up-to-Date.  REGULAR PRICE. SALE  1 Kitchen Chair.....?.             $ .90 $ .75  2 "          "                      1.00 .80  100 ..:..".         "                      1.05 ,85  89   Diner       " ,               1.45 1.15  93       "          "                     1.C5 1.30  88)*^ Rocking- "     plain sewing             1.25 .95  89}^      "         "     brace arm               L95 1.40  94         '���         "        "        "                 2.25 1.50  91 and 91 ^j   Arm  Rocker, cobler  seat, in oak and mahogany...               3.40 2.35  92 and 92>�� Arm Rocker, upholstered, in oak and mahogany         .     4.00 2.80  ITE.  j  THO  Mk    A  }i- "!3sa=i5? jL.  -V* I'm   E '.f     /?>  4  .Hli^'w'  SPECIAL ATTENTION GJV  ONE DOOR SOUTH Of PO  ti*  CLEANING AND REPAIRING  >i-'FICI-:. GKEEMVOOD, B. C.  ;  INBS@R  TEL  ERNEST J. CART1ER, Proprietor.  Finest Furnished House in the Boundary  Steam Heated. Lighted throughout with electric lights.  We offer special inducements to travellers as we have the  finest sample rooms in the city.    Our  bar  excells  all others.  FIRST CLASS CAFE, OPEN DAY AND NIGHT  V^^^lhJ^^^^fi.'^^V-^i^^^  -fg'--*lBtf'.'^-.��UL.-��LMJ-ai BOUNDARY   CREEK   TIMES  ^&%'J  Keep Your Desk  It makes office work easy to  have a tidy desk. GLOBE  DESK   PORTFOLIOS    w i t h  capacity for hundreds of  documents have compartments for papers requiring  "Immediate attention"', "In  suspense", "Future consideration", "Bills & Statements"  PRICE $1.25  COLES & FRITH  Booksellers/Stationers, Office  ��� Supplies Etc.  TELEPAONE NO. 33  from the rock wounds on his limbs and  body, though he will of course be totally  blind for the remainder of his life. He  is only 26 years of age. His home is  in Prince Edward Island where his  mother resides.  Always Keeps Chamberlain's Cough  Remedy in the House-  " Wc would not be without Chamberlain's Cough Remedy. It is kept  on hand continually in our home,"  says W. K. Kearney, editor of the Independent, Lowry City, Mo. That is  just what every family should do.  When kept at hand ready for instant  use, a cold may be checked at the outset and <-ured in much less time than  after it has bocome settled in the system. This remedy is also without a  peer for croup in children, and will  prevent the attack when given as soon  as the child becomes hoarse, or even  after the croupy cough appears, which  can only be done when the remedy is  kept at hand. For sale by all druggists  MIDWAY AND VERNON  Success Crowns  the Promoters' Efforts.  TOWN TO TICS  Duncan Mcintosh returned last Monday from his two months' trip to Victoria where he and Robert Wood and  Ralph Smailes have been fighting the  case of the Midway and Vernon railway. When seen by the Times on  Thursday Mr. Mcintosh was reluctant  to: discuss the Midway and Vernon  question, because there remained one  small but important item to finish be-  '.fore the case was completely won. All  familiar with the case know that Mr.  Mcintosh went to Victoria to prove to  the government that the Midway and  Vernon were entitled to the financial  ���assistance at one time pledged by the  govern men ti'and up to the time of his  departure the mission had been attended with success. The only thing  still to be done was to prove that work  was started by a certain date and that  the position: of the company is perfectly bona fide. These details are in  the hands of Messrs. Wood and  Smailes.  WII.I. PAY  AT.T. DEBTS;  While it was impossible at the time  of. the interview to state absolutely  that the subsidy would be paidi yet  Mr. Mcintosh .was morally certain that  it' would. '-After that," he> said,"the  first step will be the payment of all  liabilities. The company will pay'its  debts "first. Work will be started just  as soon as the proper organization  work can be effected, men   secured and  .'.   all arrangements made.    Sonje of our  ..-. men expect the load will be completed  this  year,"   continued  Mr.  Mcintosh,  ���������:'"but I think it will probably take until  . the autumn of  1907.    The  work, how-  --' ever;will be rushed as fast as possible."  Dr. Mathison, Dentist.  Dr. Simmons,Dentist; open evenings  The Bowling Alley is now open. 30-  The beautiful weather is making  people think of spring.  An excellent grade of ore has been  found at the Preston mine.  Good ore has been  encountered in a  diamond drill hole at the  Emma mine.  The shafts of'the Elkhorn and Prince  Henry are being  sunk  another  hundred feet, '*...,:  Ladies call and see them. New  ready to wear and street hats now on  sale.    M. C. Henderson. 30  Preparations are under way for the  resumption of work at the Lake, adjoining the Last Chance.  A. M. Whiteside, who has been absent in the coast cities all week is expected home Saturday.  The old boilers of the B. C. smelter  are being removed and other preparations are under way for the erection of  the new furnaces.  Our special chair sale we will continue to the 15th inst. The Red Front  and O I C New. and Second Hand Store.  Phone 16, A. L. White & Co. 27  . Mrs. H. McCutcheon entertained a  number of young people at her home  on Thursday evening. A most pleasant time was enjoyed by all.  Development work is being prosecuted at the Providence this week. For  that reason the shipments will be less  for a while, but only temporarily.  Diamond drilling is in progress at  the Mother Lode at the 400-foot level.  Work ron the new four-compartment  shaft is being pushed rapidly. A  bulkhead has been put in as a protac-  tion against stray rock while loading  the big skip.  Work is to be resumed on the Crescent mine in the near future. Stoping  will be started at once. All the necessary machinery is now in readiness.  We are going to close  out  our. new  furniture.     Watch   our   smoke.     The  Red  Front and 0 1 C New and Second  Hand store. A. L. White, phone 16.   28  Blaine Bros are dyeing to live. French  dry and chemical cleaning a specialty  on  silks,   satins  arid  velvets     Blaine  Bros. Dye Works, Copper street.    26-29  For . Rent���Furnished    houses,   central and  desirable  location.    We  rent  anything.    The  O I C and Red Front  Furniture Store. A. I .White,phone 16.  Money to  loan   at  current  rates  on  approved   collateral   security.     Apply  personally or dy letter to F. M. Elkins,  inspector for B, C. of Sun  Life Insurance Co. of Canada, Greenwood.    31.  Excavating at the B. C. smelter is  progressing. A large number of workmen are now being employed. A number of the men haye taken up residence  in Anaconda and the house accommodation of the town is now taxed to the  utmost.  The Elkhorn brewery have been  making some improvements in their  equipment. An electric motor has  been installed and a new tank has been  erected. A power pump is now used  to pump the liquors into the receptacles and a new copper brew kettle is  under construction.  PHOENIX NOTES.  D.J. Mathison is preparing to erect  a building,tor his business requirements.  A fire alarm gong has been installed  in the fire station connecting with the  telephone fire stations and with the  Granby compressor room.  About one half of the mail received  in Phoenix comes over the Great  Northern.   Letters mailed at 7 a. m.  reach Vancouver the next morning.  This is a great improvement over the  old service.  Afflicted With Rheumatism-  ." I was and am yet afflicted with  rheumatism," aays J. C. Bayne, editor  of the Herald, Addington, Indian Territory,-"but thanks to Chamberlsin's  Pain Balm am able once more-to attend to business.' It is the best of liniments." If troubled wi^h rheumatism  give Pain Balm a trial' and you are  certain to be -more than pleased with  the prompt relief which'it affords. One  application relieves the pain. For sale  by all druggists.  SPECIAL VALUES  IN SUITS.  Spring Suits in latest styles'.  and colors, $12.50 to $20.00.  SHOES,  The Slater Shoe  in Patent, Vici and Box Galf,  from $4.60 to $5.50.  Nortli Star American Shoe  from $4.50 to $6.50.  HATS  Soft and hard hats in latest  styles. Fedora Flatirons, Stiff  and Crush hats in black, brown  gray and pearl.......  We g-uaranteefirst-classwork.  Give us  a trial  bundle  let us convince you.  and  Ring up 59  and    the  will   ca'l.  ENWOOD STEAM L,  Company, Greenwood, B. C.  CLOTHIERS TO MEN WHO KNOW.  1II  HARDWARE.       GROCERIES.       CLOTHING.  % ,,, Exceptional Values in ,  *   K  NICHOLSON RECOVERING.  MINERAL ACT 18%  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "Suiulay."   and   "Monday'"    Mineral    Claims,  situateiii the  Greenwood Mining Division  of Yale District.    Where located: On Wallace mouii tain.  TAKE NOTICE   thatl. C, JR.  Shaw, a^ent  for John  Frost,  free   miner's  certificate  N-��.  B91591; John Marshall, free miner's certificate  No. B91545: Fred Miitm, free miner's certificate  No.   B9158S;   George M.   Foster, faee   miner's  Certificate No, B91514, intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the Mining- Recorder for Certificates of Improvements, for  the purpose of obtainiuir Crown Grants of the  above claims.  And further talce uoticr that action, under  sectiou 37, must be commenced  before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvemente.  Dated this 19th dav of Februarv. MOO.  '     C. JE. SHAW. P. L. S.  Black and Blue  SERGES  !W. ELSON.  Sec Them.  *    Merchant Tailor.  Copper  Street.  ���x��:"X"X~:^kC-*^^  Pabst Celebrated  W. A. Nicholson, who lost both eyes'  at the Providence rniue. is progressing  as well .as can be expected. vHc is un-  Aei'r the!! care of Dr. Spankie at the  hospital where he is rapidly recovering  )T\  WE ARE  HEADQUARTERS  ���Sirj--. neoisiCAU  'NAME  ON   EVERY  PIECE.'  Chocolates  FRESH TODAY  Somebody at home will be waiting  tonight for a box.  The "Name on Every Piecen S  the guarantee.  FOR SALE DY  WHITE BROS.  Dispensing Chemists. Opticians  JTCI"  ���fail**  ~ju/:t*:~i^~-ci  V      We  have   just   received   another   shipment.    A  \    contracted   Liquid   Extract  from   Malt  and Hops.  Greenwood Liquor Co  GREKNWOOD, B. C.  lAKESePERieR  White Fish  HON. WILLIAM TEMPLEMAN, ffl. P.  Mr. Templeman was elected in Victoria for the liouse of commons by a majority over his Conservative opponent of f>86. His  election confirms his selection by Sir Wilfrid Laurier as minister of  inland revenue.    He will shortly take his seat in the cabinet.  ���J����0��9*��90����**>������*������e-��9<I09��*7*J<I��00<I6��*<I��##*��0����0��B��#(>��  #  p  ��  *  ��  tf  ��  a  *  ��  ��  o  -���*>  a  o  a  tf  o  ��  ��  >��  4  tf  s  ���-AND--  Atthe old reliable meat  Market  ip  *     I    9  CO,, Ltd. I  ��   -   -     ���__.-._     _ _ _.^ 2  tt *

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