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 ���***  -*-f  i<mm  \  ^lisl'.Tf^  *v  ��\i  '?f  ���\\  <����� 'J?  A  .*V  '"���{**-%  ft,:  \w  fri  '/  5  VOL. 12  GREENWOOD,   B. C,   FRIDAY,   JANUARY 17   1908.  No. 19  O<K>OO0OOO<><>O0O��O<KKK>O010<>0OCK><>C^  Greenwood's Big Furniture Store  Purely  I.  A Sale  on all the Time  at    ,  Galley's  Personal  \  Bargains in Iron Beds,  Dining Tables/ Dining  Chairs, Linoleums,  Carpets    :      ��      :  Now is a good time to drop in  and make a selection from our  Big Stock* Always a pleasure  to snow goods       s       <        j  T.M Gulley & Co.  .   HOUSE FURNISHERS  ��� Phone 27  Greenwood, B.C.  * y .  >ooooooop-oo��oo<><K><><>oo<>��-->o^  :     I  :,���������  MIDWINTER SALE  On ol\londay, January 6th, we  commence our  Annual Stocktaking  At this time it is always customary to reduce  the stock to the lowest point possible and  these generous reductions in prices of seasonable goods lies in the fact that we take, stock  January 1st. Now is the time to buy Winter  Goods at prices that will interest you.  RENDELL & CO  Dry Goods.  fte/'r wprks shaftl/q  ^know them  99  eir performances alone are  them judged. Simplicity of  ibined with a skill in raanu-  the inheritance of genera*  'Mmm  good time keepers and  consequently comfortable watches to carry.  Tlieir efficiency is assured by a guarantee which enables  the,owner>to have any constructional defect remedied free of  charge by the nearest agent in any part of the world. They  are not made in grades which cannot be fully guaranteed.  Michael Kane, -from Phoenix,  voted here yesterday.      -    *  R. Greiger of Oroville, Wash.,  was in:' Greenwood yesterday  voting.  J. H. Wilson of Spokane wasia  visitor to busy Greenwood Wednesday.  J. E. Rover was in from Kere  meos yestetday to deposit his  ballot.  Superintendent Biesel of the  Snowshoe mine. Phoenix, was a  Greenwood visitor on Monday.  A. McQueen, representing the  Morena cigar,- was peddling  smoke to saloon-men Tuesday.  J. T. Beattie, manager of the  Bank of G omtnerce, returned, on  Saturday last from Nelson and  resumed his duties here.  C. Scott Galloway has been in  the city this v-eek, joining hands  with his bid time- friend, Robert  Wood, in the mayoralty election  contest.  Frederick Keffer went to Nelson  on: Monday to attend the meeting  of the Canadian Mining- Institute.  Mrs. Keffer went, over on  Tuesday.  Mrs. J. W. Nelson returned  yesterday from Spokane, where  she hasybeen since, Christmas  visiting her. sister who has been  very? dangerously ill-  Mrs; Trevanton, who has been  living at the Sunset; mine, leaves  for Rossland tomorrow to rejoin  her husband, who has secured  employment there.  S. E. Belt, head assayer at the  B. C. Copper Co-v leaves on Wednesday morning for a short h oiir  day at Bunker Hill. Illinois,  where his hotne is. He will spend  a few days in Spokane on his way;  - Dr. Mathisott' ���.-cleft ott-- Sunday  morning for Penticton, At the  same time Mrs. Mathison went to  Spokane. After spending a week  there she will go east to North  Dakota, on a visit to her sister.  Fred Starkey, one of Nelson's  solid wholesalers, was a visitor  Wednesday. ���������. Mr. Starkey is  president of Nelson's energetic  board of trade. He was accompanied by G. C. Hodge.  I. H. Hallett, E. H. Mortimer,  R. J.: Moffatt, I. Crawford, A.  Jacob, Eric Jackson, and Daniel  Buchanan of Greenwood, and  Thomas Hardy, mayor, of Midway,  all went up to Phoenix yesterday  to vote. " >  C. J. Wilson of P, Burns & Co.  has been across the line this week  buying cattle to fulfill a railroad  contract which his firm has in  Oregon. All the cattle for contracts in connection with work in  Uncle Sam's country have to be  taken out of Uncle Sam's own  ^barnyards.  L. Bruce Hodge, local manager  of the B.C. Telephone Co., has  received notice of his transfer to  the company's office in North  Vancouver. Mr. Hodge leaves  next week. His successor here is  W. J.. Dunlop, who came from  Vancouver on Monday. G. C.  Hodge of Nelson, superintendent  of this district, is in the city in  connection with the transfer.  Mr. and Mrs. Hodge have made  many friends in Greenwood since  their-coming here and their departure will be generally  regretted.  SNEVE-BOE  CIVIC ELECTION  HOTLY FOUGHT  Mayor Bunting Elected by Good Majority���Four New Members in  Council���Results in Phoenix  Give Matheson Winner  ELECTION SQUIBS  From  tbe Mass  Meeting  Held  Wednesday  Night  on  If You Wish  to  Yesterday's election was a surprise. The return of Mayor Bunting was'expected but even his  most optimistic supporters did  not suppose that his majority  would be so large nor that his  ticket would win out so sweeping-  ly. James Sutherland alone  broke the ranks and as he is. a  congenial spirit, there ought to  be peace and harmony and no  "mind readers" in the council of  1908; besides these men Alderman Gulley is the only member  of the old council returned.  The election indicates the decided opinion of the electors in  favor' Of a careful' yet progressive  administration of the city's affairs  That the defeat had to be borne  by Robert Wood is to be regretted  as the people of this city are deeply sensible of the personal sacrifice he has; endured, that Greenwood m\g}xigo ahead'. Thecam-  paigh was not against Mr. Weed,  personally at all, and under different circumstances, there is no  man in Gr^hwood,yto whom the  citizens would more'willingly do  honor.  i  -  The other great surprise was  the defeat of Duncan Mcintosh in  the north ward.  Like Mr. Wood,  he has been, and yet will be, one  of   Greenwood's   boosters.     He  would certainly have made goed  at the council board.    Alderman  Nelson  has   also  been   a   good  councillor and will be missed in  the council.  Four of the new council ar^  beginners. W. B. Fleming's big1  vote in the south ward buows his  popularity, and C. J. Wilson's  poll in the north comes next with  a like indication. A. F. H.  Meyer and E. R. Mortimer have  their civic reputations io make.  The results are as follows:  FOR MAYOR    ���  Bunting-  97  Wood '  62  Majority  35  ALDERMEN���NORTH WARD  Wilson, C.J .52  '  Meyer  ,  41  Mortimer  36  Mcintosh..  34  Wellwood ;  2?  The first three are elected, and  north ward will be well represented this year.  AXDBRMEN-r-SOTITH WARD  Fleming....;.....  56  Gulley..,....:;;.;.................... 48 .  Sutherland.....  43  Nelaon ....;.  35  Deirosiers  33  Cropley.......,..'......... ...31  South'ward voters are to be  congratulated upon their choice.  The three t<>p men, along with  the three from north ward, with  Herbert Bunting in the chair,  gives Greenwood an energetic  and progressive council.  ������;: .At. .Phoenix, the fSle^pnu jfM  hotly contested, esp^ially, for the  mayoralty. The Tj&ult is as  follows: ���'��''  POR  MAYOR  Mathiion   Rumbergcr ..'   ..128  .. 90  Majority  38  ALDERMEN-���KAST WARD  Robert Carson  71  Frank Knott.... 71  1,. Y. Birnie.............  65  Abner Hillier  50  Palmer Cook.... 50  M. H. Kane.....  50  AI.DERMBN���WBST WARD  MM  li I U1V/U11  What will the tunnel cost a  foot ? -  The meeting was well attended  and showed a good interest in  civic affairs.    Keep it up.  "Billy" Fleming was a winner  alright, W. B. has the art of the  campaign speaker down to perfection.  J. W. Nelson makes a good  speech. A little more experience  would make him a ��� winner there  too.  At the mention of water,. A. S.  Black, William Vaux and Cap A.  Chapelle left the hall. It was  too dry for them.  T. M. Gulley, A. F. H. Meyer,  and E. R. Mortimer made short,  straight speeches, endorsing H.  Bunting and asking for support."  "Hissing" should be called off  in public meetings, There are  lots of decent ways to show your  disapproval of anything or anybody.'  J. B. Desrosiers was the entertainer of the evening. The ex-  alderman was certainly in fighting trim and he rolled out bundles  of amusement.  Robert Wood's enthusiasm and  energy cannot be doubted. Duncan Mcintosh's tribute to the old  "war horse" was a fine thing,  splendidly done.  One thing in favor of the tunnel candidates was that they are  old timers, men who have spent  their money and time in making j    In this issue appears an adver-  &���?���<>?*Y*;M9��*$%&\._.,*-.:,.,< c tisement calling i^tention���io-the  Alderman Desrosiers' little pic- British Canadian Pulp and Paper  Wire us for Quotations  Our facilities for buying  Dominion, B.C., or  Granby. Stocks  on the curb in New York  or Boston are unequalled  i Even our competitors  1 acknowledge that we  can buy these stocks  [ cheaper than they.  Why ? Because our  Eastern connections are  of the very. best.  The stock business is  a sideline with-us con-  y sequently we can  afford  to handle your business  on a very small margin.  Give us your limit and  we will fill your order at  a lower figure if possible i  We will wire you the  New York opening quotations daily, if desired.  McDERME>&  McHARDY,  NELSON,       *       B. C.  PAPER MILL FOR B.C.  A. D. Mackenzie  W.J.'Porter   Theo Biner..   Julius Carson.....  The first three  are elected aldermen.   52    50  ,  33    32  in each ward  L-oaan  Co.  Atthe Presbyterian manse on  Sunday, January 12th, Peter  Sneve and Miss Mary Bbe were  uuited in marriage by Rev.^JEq;  McKee. The ne*rtf^vtfmarried  couple, who ar. ./vet-* known in  Greenwood, have their home at  Molson, Washington, and returned there on Monday morning.  After the wedding ceremony the  bride and the groom with a number of friends partook of av wedding dinner at the home of A.  Sater, Government street.  ROCK CREEK RIPPLES  S. T. Larsen left on Tuesday  last for Vancouver. His daughter, who went with him, is attending business college there.  The famous Rock Creek bridge  arrived on Saturday last and is  now being put in position afe the  old place, nearH. S. Pittendrigh's  hotel. \  A "hard times" ball will be  given at Riverside hall on Friday,  January 31��t. Posters have been  circulated announcing the event.  Look for them. Everybody is  welcome in their, every day  clothes. Bush's orchestra will  furnish the music. Tickets include supper.  all the conditions were propitious  The margin at present in handling low grade ��res was too close  to permit of anything but the  harmonious working together of  all interests of whatsoever kind  in order to make a profit.  the" views ---��id con-H'stei  TKE SMELTER  In an interview given last week  J. E. McAllister, of the B, C-  Copper Co. spoke generally of the  It gives  ster has expressed right a'jag, only indicating more hopeful feeling. It  seems to be the opinion of the  company that good feeling between the men and the company  is an essential to the starting up  of the smelter. The manager  thought that the price of coke  would' be arranged satisfactorily  by the time operations would be  resumed. The copper market is  tightening steadily. But the  company would not r��sume until  AMONG THE CURLERS.  Following is result of play  to  date for Warren cup :  Bishop.... l..... 18   Frith 10  Beattie .....16   Warren 6  Dill 14   Johnson  !)  Dill 18   Birnie  6  Johnson 15   McCutcheon 4  Johnson 10   Beattie 7  Frith. 12   Birnie.... JlO  Frith 12   Beattie 6  Frith 16   Johnson  7  McCreath 16   Dill .12  McCreath 15   Frith .11  McCreath 14   McCutcheon 8  McCreath 12 McDonald ...... 30  McCutcheon .... 15   McDonald 5  McCu'cheon 18   Birnie 18  McCutcheon ....12   Bishop .11  McDonald 11   Warren .10  McDonald 11   Dill  6  McMynn 9   Bishop...  8  McMynn 11   McDonald 0  McMynn 18   Johnson  3  McMynn 12   Birnie 11  Warren 15   Bishop , 5  Warren 7   Birnie  6  Warren 18   McCreath C  ST&NDING OF RINKS.  WON. X.OST,  McMynn  4  McCreath  4  McCutcheon  8  Warrea  8  Frith.'.  3  Dill  2  McDonald  2  Johnson  2  Beattie  1  Bishop  1  Birnie  0  o  1  ���2  2  2  2  ��  8  ���2  3  5  tures caught the audience. Perhaps if the whole of his remarks  had been so well understood, it  would have spoiled the fun.  Dr. Spankie's ruling was correct. He made a good chairman,  and with the way,-the;-thing  evolved itself no injustice was  done. It's always best to stick to  your program.  The little flourish following  Dr. J. E. Spankie's ruling was  dramatic. Alderman Fleming  appeared in the wings and with a  wave of the hand said: ' "Boys,  I'll be there too." And!' he was.  Mayor Bunting's business-like  exposition of the city's business  and particularly of the development of the water supply from'  Twin, Lynn, and Providence  creeks was clear-headed and  made votes for him. ,  Duncan Mcintosh said that  within two months a proposition  would be laid before the people of  Greenwood to build this tunnel,  and all the promoters asked was  the moral support of the people.  If we don't giye them that, we're  chumps, alright alright.  Mayor Bunting declared for  the best possible police officers  and system. Thfe police force  seems to be about half an issue  in an election. Why all the  dodging? If the police officer  isn't alright, he ought to be told  so, and if he is, he ought to.have  something better than a halfhearted support and defence.  Duncan Mcintosh said we'd  never see Greenwood an open town  again. This is a good line of  talk. After all, what we. all  want is a decent town, a clean  town and a town that we can all  be proud of. Ii people > would  only keep up through the year  the interest we have at election  times, there wouldn't be any  doubt of this.  Co., limited, a company being  formed among representative  Vancouver men for the manufacture of news paper, buijding  paper, drug store fibre- wrapping.  paper, etc. A large tract of land ,  has been secured on Howe 'sound,  25 miles from Vancouver, and  the water rights' to Rainy river  obtained, for- thelocation of the  plant, which is to have a weekly  capacity of 450 tons of finished  paper. It is expected that the  pulp plant will be in operation by  November 1st, 1008. ' *  The rise of such an industry in  British Columbia is one of first  importance to everyone interested  in the printing business- The  time must come when this pro-*  vince shall have paper mills to  supply her own trade. Freight  rates, especially on news paper  brought from the east, amount  often to two-thirds of its original  cost and constitute a very decided  hindrance in this business-  At the Vancouver office of the  company a complete demonstra-j  ting plant is in operation. The  only way in which it differs from  the ordinary paper mill is that  Instead of using uniform cut  wood, refuse such as* sawdust,  slabs, discatded shingle bolts,  etc-, that is ordinarily burnt a  the local mills, is used.  X  ���V' :A.  ���-AV;  NELSON   BONSPIEL  ���  The bonspiel of the Kootenaj  Curling Association will be beld  in Nelson, opening next Monday,  ice and weather'permitting The  local curling club will send two  rinks, one skipped by MCMynn  and one by Dill.  Forty-eight hours notice is to  b* given the various rinks of the  association if the ice will not  permit the holding of the bonspiel theu,  M  v?  >*#  ���"--a  Y4  '^ ���  ���   if"  I miiam  mvmgiMBMa���^  r-Wt*  ^'3$HC'-^  SS*  THE   BOWNBARY   CRBK   TIfl-TSS.  ..Bank of Montreal.  ��>-*���  6=*  G***<  c=*-  <F<  Cr3*  CF*  CF<  CF*-  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  Q=<  ....$11,000,000.  x=5  eg  Capital, all paid up, $14,400,000.        Rest   UNDIVIDED   PROFITS   $422,6 89.98  Hon. President:   Lord Syra-ihcona.. ani* Mount Roval, G. C. M. G.  President:    SIR George A. Drdkmond, K. C. M..G. ���  Vice-Prfrsident and Genera" Manager :   E: S. CtousroN. ".,  Brandies in London,Eng. uretlS1..! New Ml,'Chicago.  Buy aud sell Sterling- Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grain Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available in any part[ol the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates  ir   Greenwood Branch,    VV. F. PROCTOR, Manager. &  PiimmwmsMMmMmMwmssmK  *=-?  ����5  *=?  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital,$10,000,000. Reserve Fund.$5,000,000  glad to receive from any one,  any suggestion or argument  favoring any particular reform,  but it will be idle and useless for  any man, whoever he may be, to  couple such suggestion with any  threat or attempt at intimidation.  This statement of policy is  purely that of the present management of the Times". That  management may be terminated  at any time, but if ever, it is because of adherence to the principles outlined above, the present  editor cannot be sorry but  grateful.  it. E.  HEAD OFFICE. TORONTO.  WALKER, President. ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager.  BRANCHES   THROUGHOUT    CANADA   AND  UNITED STATES AND ENGLAND  IN  THE  SAYINGS, BANK DEPARTMENT  ; BANKING BY MAIL  Business may be transacted by mail with any branch of  the Bank. Accounts may be opened, and deposits made  or withdrawn by mail. Every attention is paid to  out-of-town accounts.  EDITORIAL NOTES  Greenwood's predominant backing is its environing mineral  wealth, which present development has proven to be substantial.  Orer on the other side of the  line, when a married couple cannot travel peacefully together,  they ask for a nullification of  marriage. Divorce is too common.  J. T. BEATTIE, Manager  Greenwood  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  /. H.  HALLETT  Ba KRISTER, SOI.ICITOK,  NOTAJtY PTBI.IC.  Cable Address:       ���'HalIKTT."  Bedford M'Neill's  Coit.s i Moreing & Neal'fc  I Leibfer's  Ghbmnwood. B. C*  C^fSS'i-  BOUNDARV   VALLEY   LODGB  '*#-.-i.���*.-*-~ No. 38.1.0. 0. F.  Meeis c-ver* Tuesday Evening at 8 00 In the  1. ly. O. V. Hall. A cordial ft-vi teuton U ex  tended to all so'ottrniHg brother*!. '  F.  SPEARING,     . S. E. BELT,  M. r.. V. G.  FRED 1-5.   HOLMES. Rec. Sec.  Gftc  Boundary Creek Times  Issued every 1-ridav  Boundary Creet Printing and PubltsMng  CO., LlUITBD,  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Pub Ybak      .....   2 00  Six Months -  1 V  TO FORBION COOKTMBS  2 19  ED'TOJI  A. D. Macfam-ake  . liWJJJ jm-WI AAU,.JiLJ���1-i-iM.jumjt-  FRIDAY,   JANUARY  THE TIMES  ,1908.  When a boy in a crowded city  throws a stone he never can tell  whether he is going to be applauded for making a good shot  or fined for breaking a window.  It is much the same in journalism.  The illustration and the remark  are not our own, but ibey might  be anybody's, and we use them  for our purpose. What the  editor considered a very harmless  paragraph in last week's issue  was made the occasion by at least  two men for remark as to what  the Times should print. The  paragraph may be recognized by  the fact that it contained quota-1  tions from Bret Harte's famous  line:  " For   ways  that   are dark, and tricks  that are vain,"  and while the criticism  made of  m  this g.f.j- is not taken too seriously by the editor, it is perhaps  well thai, alter occupying this  position for three months the  editor of this paper should make  some statement of its policy and  pretensions.  paper is held at the present time  by Duncan Ross, M. P. In our  exchanges from time to time full  advantage is taken of this fact.  We do not for one moment evade  the issue that it entails. Yet Mr.  Ross has never since the present  management began, dictated for  one moment the policy -of. this  paper. That it should be good,  serving the best interests of the  community stands as his only  expressed desire to the present  editor. That being so, the editor  has always considered and is today of the opinion, that he has  free and perfect right to use his  best judgment as to what causes  it will advocate and what oppose.  In politics and out of it, in  every one of the myriad questions  ���personal, social aud" political���  that confront the newspaper  public today, tbis paper has only  one great principle���fair play.  To capital and to organized labor  alike it will be not only fair but*  independent. It believes in organized labor and it certainly  recognizes the fact that the world  today is operating- under the so-  called capitalistic system. In  Cauada this paper looks for and  will advocate the careful control  of both these great social forces  by the government of the people  and will always insist on compliance from them with the laws  of the land.  Further, it is a Canadian paper.  The Boundary country is a part  of the Dominion of Canada and  not an annex to the United States,  and with all due respect to that  portion of our population born  acros? the line, we must do everything in our power to foster and  develop here a Canadian national  spirit. And perhaps it may not  be out of place to insist here that  Canadianism if it means anything  at all means both the strict observance and the enforcement of  our country's laws.  We look for the progress of this  common ity. Full of faith in  Greenwood and in the wonderful  riches of our great ore deposits,  with real optimism for the future  co-operation of all the differing  elements which make up a mining  camp, we hope to be ready to assist every reasonable, practical  scheme to improve the conditions  Phoenix is a very bad village.  With sneak thieves and poultry  snatchers abroad,' the devil at  the Pioneer had better invest in a  "scrub" or they'll be swiping the  ink from under his finger nails.  A Manitoba editor throws up  the sponge with the remark "that  it don't pay to run a paper in a  community where the people's  literature is composed of Tim  Eaton's sweat foundry catalogue  and an almanac, and where the  business men pick their teeth  with a tail of a herring."  The Mining World this week  has the following to say x>f the  copper prospects: Just now, after  two or three months of retrench-  mej^pin production and "house-  cleaning," the copper trade is  assuming^ a somewhat better  atmospheric appearance. Prices  show a fractional recovery, and  with easier money even the copper share market is improving.  Some time ago we 'suggested that  the price of the metal would  eventually be held around 14 or  15 cents per pound. So far there  has been no reason to change our  early opinion; and if we mistake  not, the undercurrent in tbe copper market will lead to continued  improvement.    \  WERE  I  SAE  DAFT  Op"0O0O0OOOO0<>0O0<H>0-0<KKK>0<>  |   HOME-MADE  4' PI "  '|  0<XM)O<><XKKM>0<>O<>0<><>0OOO0<KK>  Yesterday the Times received  a story from one of Boundary's  talented authors. It is entitled  "Pi, or a Knight that' Passed in  a Night." As we w%ant to encourage budding genius, we throw  this remarkable piece of "Pi" (not  like your, mother used to make) at  .Times readers:  One Day, a few Summers ago,  I heard a Russell (rustle1)   in the  Green-Wood and came near Bunting, into a lady Hunter Anderson  (and   her    son)   Spearing Eales  (Eels) in a Gulley with apiece of  Hawtree.    I stopped in  tbe Red-  path to Paterson   (pat her son)  on the head and to have aTait-a-  Tait (tete a tete)  with   the  Fair  Fisher.    I   admired    her  Brown  Mcintosh,   but   when    I  Calder  (called  her)   Archibald   (Archie  bald), Oh Shaw! she was a Madden (mad one). Her Hart (heart)  was Iron.    I tried to Ward off the  Frost,   but  it  wasMundy [Monday]   and   I   had   no   Mortimer  rjnore time or]   Wellwood   (well  would) I would have been able to  Parry More.  I thought "I Wilsop (will soon)  diSpence with this Tees [tease."]  Just then I saw the Good   Black  Smith in the  Lane looking  for  Coles [coals]   and I  managed to  Palmer   [palm her]   off on him.  He can get Holt of her and Carter  [cart herj or Wheeler off to have  a drink of Porter wherevhe Dynes  [dines.]     I     Wood   Rutherford  [rather ford] the Frith with  the  Swain, with the Green  Belt, the  Lord   Bishop,    the   Mason,' the  Taylor, the Baker, and the Bank  Clark to watch the experimenter  or Trimen (try man) as he Burns  a  Brandon   the   Shanks  of the  Glover's   horse   with   the Dunn  Hide.    T hope, they will Tye it  Wright' with a Diamond Hitch so  that it will Buckless.  Once a horse got Luce (loose)  and a Manchester (man' chased  her) across the Dale through the  Meyer (mire) and across the  King's Warren into the Miller's  field where the Hay was Browning in Cox (cocks) and the Cropley  (crop lay) in a Rowe of Stookes  waiting till he could Stowe it  away for he had neither Haus-  ���ener (house nor) barn Ready because the Dyer (dire) calamity of  a Rising Flood had swept many  Holmes, (homes) in the Dale  away.v The Miller was no Napper and, in a Huff at these Cummings and goings, he brought  the case before a Jury in Chambers al the White town Hall.  Friend Houston, this statement  of thine doth smack of unearned  increment. *'  Work is being pushed upon the  Canada zinc plant at' Nelson.  The building is practically completed and little remains to be  done-but the assembling of the  machinery.  followiflgv.  until the Saturday  An advertisement of the; special  attractions of this ice "fest" appears'in this issue of the Times.  The carnival is a credit to Rossland and deserves the support of...  the entire Kootenay and Boundary  country.  ><  Rosslarid's eleventh winter  carnival will open Tuesday,  February 4th, and will continue  ��� ��������>��������������>���������>���>���������������������������������  In politics this paper is liberal.  of tWs city> but ia every case we  The principles and the spirit of  the traditions of the liberal party  it believes in and will advocate.  A majority interest in the stock  of  the company publishing  ihis  must hold to the privilege, of  using our judgment in choosing-  the good from the evil in every  scheme rthat is proposed. We  shall,  however ^>. any  time be  Were I sao daft's ta fa' in love  Wi' ony lass,  .Though   weel   'tis   kenned  by pooers  above  I'm nae sic ass���  But gin I were a feckless loon,  I'd ken the lassie mickle soon.  H er bonny figure hnunts me min',  Her soncy face,  And thraws mc logic to the win'  Wi' scanty grace���  The forward hussy, thinko' it,  To muddle sic a bonny wit.  She wears a snood each gusty day,  An' draws it tight,  An' gin the win' tweeks out a spray  O' hair, in spite,  She laughs and gies her head a toss,  Wad tak old Plato at a loss.  My reason tells me love's a hoax,  Repeats it aft ;  An' nane's sae mad as lover folks,  Nor near sae saft.  An' it maun be the truth I tell,  They maist admit it's sae theirsel'.  My mither bids me marra late,  Or iiocht at a',  An' ii ta fa' in love's my fate,  Min' whaur I fa':  "She mauu ha' love not money till her,  Butdinmi love -wi'out the siller."  I ken she's richt, she's ane  that's wise  (Mysel's anither),  But she has brown and winsome eyes���  That's nae me mither���  An' in the depths o' her eyes ava  My arguments seem fri-jhtfu' sma'. .  Now dinna think I'm serious,  In a' I've sayde,  Nor that I'd take delerious  For ony jade.  It's just a humor e' me ane,  Whilk I indulge in feckless aa'in'.  ���L. O. in Some Undergraduate Poems.  HOME-MADE   MEDICINE  ������   Said to Relieve* Kidney Trouble  and Rheumatism  One ounce Fluid Extract Dandelion ;  One ounce Compound Salatone;  Four    ouncea   Compound   Syrnp  v, Sarsiipiirilla; '  v' M ixed and taken in teaapoonful  doses after meals and at bedtime, is  slated by a prominent physician to  -ivc most excellent result* in kidney  or urinary afflictions, aad also in  rheumatism and sciatica. - The mixture opons the clogged pores of the  kidneys, thus assisting tbern in their  work of filtering ail waste and poisonous matter from the blood, and expels  these in the urine. To allow this  poisonous matter to remain means  that it will settle in the mwoular  tissues or joints, and cause the untold  misery known as rheumatism.   '  The mixture is composed of harmless, vegetable ingredients whieh can   '  be purchased at any good drag store,  and mixed at home.  Anyone suffering from any of these   \  afflictions will no doubt be pleased to  learn of so simple and highly recommended remedy.  �����������������������������>�����������������-)����������  SHILOH'S WM CURE  ���Mma\\\mmamVmaa\%\W9\mmmamamWmmm^^  Get a bottle to-day from your druggist.. If  it doesn't cure you quicker than anything  you ever tried he'll give you your money back  -��� ��� * * - .  Shiloh's is the best, safest, surest and quickest.medicine for your children's coughs  and colds.' It has been curing coug-lis and colds for 34 years,-- AU druggists���  25c,.�� 50c, and $1.00 a bottle.. '    ''   ��L:  .Electric current   supplied   for  Elkhorn Beer  4*  +  4*  4-  4��  4*  4��  4-  4*  4��  *  4-  4-  *    Power, I/ighting, Heating aind  Ventilating. Power furnished  fqr Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absolute  guarantee of contiiuu-.ut- ro-wer  service for operating.  Get Our Rates. We Can Saye You Money  4��  4>  *  4��  ra  Rossland and Grand Forks as  well as Nelson elected their  mayors by acclammation. P. B.  Macdonald of Rossland and G.  M. Fripp of Grand Forks are the  new mayors.  John Houston ot the Empire,  Prince Rupert, has just issued his  first financial statement. He has  $10 in the bank. Six months ago  he landed there with $2.50, a  lead pencil and brains. He has  paid himself for the use of the  brains, bought a new lead pencil  and his profit of $7.50 makes his  rate of return on his investment  600 per cent per annum.    Surely  "You may be able to  \get along without a  WERPR0OF SUIT  OR SLICKER  But can you afford to?  THESE GARMENTS ARE  GUA9ANTEEO WATERPROOF  UOHT - COMr<mAfMX-DUflABI.e  LOW   IN   PRICE  MUD BV AU. RELIABLE OUUM  yont UMOwn uiMr��.  Is unexcelled, as is evidenced by its  its popularity in all the towns  v     of the Boundary.  For Sale at all Leading Hotels  Either Draught or Bottled.  Patronise home industry by insisting on having  'ELKHORN" BOTTLED BEER  TBL. 1SE5  Painting  House, sign and all exterior and  and interior painting and decor,  ating promptly done.  (Uall Papering  Hnd Kalsotnining  Send in your spring orders.  -8eo*fiXbotnp$on  Box 255, Greenwood.  Shop Government etrtet.  Tea  Coffee  Spices  and Extracts  I  Received Highest Award  Dominion Exhibition 1906  I  I���.  4-T  ���  ��� ^   ���   >��� ���>���-���������������������^���-w  ERNEST I. CARTIER, Proprietor. ;  Finest Famlshcdv House in the Boundary  Steam Heated.    Lighted   throughout   with electric lights-  First-class Bar.    Strictly up-to-date goods.  FIRST CLASS CAFE, OPEN DAY AND NIGHT  The Palace Livery Stable  eooooooooo��ooooooaooftM40o  fl. MTING  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in   Sash,   Doors,  Turned Work and  Inside Finish,  Etc.  ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  --���*,  B. C.  PHONE 65. 6  ^iK��0-000000��0<K>0000<>0000000  Ladies' Calling Cards, Holland Linen, can be had at  ^The Times Office, 50c a box.  The Fines  this in lie  iff  4  Extra Weil  DRAYING �� We Can Move Anything  P. C.  BUCKLESS  I /flZH-f,"  PROPRIETOR  -*-'---,*<><-*--><--<K-'<><><>0^^  '.' > THE  ��� /--V  PACIFIC HOTEL  Is under the management of Greig and  Morrison. The rooms are comfortably  furnished, and the bar contains the best  brands of wines, liquors and cigars in  the city.  Copper St.  Greenwood  0<>0000<>0<>0000000<K>-ftOOOOOOO-&0000<>0<>0<>0<>000<>00000000-00  'S': %:.  \  I.--'.'  i  IPiiill^^  pYYiYy  i: y:? y s-x#yy^y i/^-ps  i::''>:;V^':';y^yy^|l^  . l';.;  ������.'��� ��� '''���'. '������YY"ti;:'YY~y - .'iviv'"  Q-4L  THB, B|��^NBARY' CREEK'  T1HEE.  Provincial Items  Tbe    provincial      legislature  opehed^yesterday in Victoria.  Opie P. Read, the -celeprated  author, lectured on Tuesday night  ' in Grand Forks.  S. S. Taylor was elected mayor  of Nelson by acclammation.  This -would not have happened  had John Houston been in Nelson-.'  The Kaslo Kootenain has cut  tlo*wn its space. Too.much, "I  take, you give," in the merchants  of Ivaslo is the reason. The  merchants -who refuse to take advertising space in the local paper  and then send to an eastern scab  print.shop for their envelopes  can't kick if the papers don't  thrive.  mercury down/ to 48( belo\y. In  August itjbumped up to 102. The  publication of so exhaustive a  weather report will certainly do  something.tb turn away the vengeance of, the gods which the  non-appearance of Robert's annua! aroused.  A delegation from the British  Columbia Teachers' Association  waited on Hon. Dr. Young last  Friday to ask for free text books  a ad medical inspection for the  pupils., .-  The weather report of. the  Anaconda News weather bureau  was issued by; the' News.last  week. In 1907 there were ISO  degree*' between the highest and  lowest temperatures, yet the  average temperatures for the last  four years range only from 42.31  to 45.72. or 3.41 degrees, ^ast  winter was an exceedingly cold  one, and King Frost shoved the  - The provincial government has  recently confirmed the report that  they would follow in the footsteps of Manitoba and have the  Union Jack 11 v on all the public  schools in British Columbia.  The church people of Cran-  brook'are roasting the editor of  the Herald for the stand he is  taking in the, city election. The  skypilots ought to puir-in their  little hammers. Did not the "old  man," a few years ago, go on the  bonds for the building-of one of  CranbTook's costly - palaces of  worship?  By   a   vote of   156 to 85 the  miners of the St. Eugene, mine at  Take, a Cup  of "BOVRIL" at  Eleven o'clock  a, m< or p, m��  It does  not matter which*  It will give you vigor  and energy  r       BUT  see  it is  BOVRIL  Mrs. A. E. Grass, St. Catharines,  says: "One box of Zam-Buk healed  my little girl's'face of Eczema. W��  use it for cuts and sores also."  Mrs. G. A. Kerr, Deubeig-h, Ont.,  says: ''My b-yj^'s legs were so bal  with Eczema: that' I could not keep  stockings on her. , A box of Zatn-Bul*  cured- her after the doctor had failed.'*  Dame J. R. Smith, Havvkeabury.Ont,  writes: "After three applications I  wis better of Eczema and before 1 had  used half a box I was cured."  Zam-Buk cures Cuts, Burns, Scalds,  Ulcers, Ringworm, Itch,- Barber's  Rash, Blood Poison, Bad Leg, Salt  Rheum, Abrcsions, Abscesfes and all  skin injuries and diseases. ' Of all  stores arid druggists sit SO cents or from  , Zam-Buk Co., Toronto, for price. Six  boxes for $2.50.  Moyie voted on'Sunday night to  return to work under the wage  scale offered by the board of arbitration. The mine had closed  down, on Friday, but it is expected that, it will reopen immediately.  LITTLE GIRL'S FACE  COVERED WITH ECZEMA  CURED WITH ZAM-BUK  That terrible skin disease eczema is  no . respector of persons. It attacks  the new born baby as readily as the  aged, but in Zam-Buk we have Nature's  Remedy for combating and overcoming  this tormenting and aggressive diseass.  The following cases testifying to the-  marvellous cures brouglit about by  Zam-Buk is convincing argument that  in Zam Buk we have t";ie very best skin  cure offered to this or any other  country:  %  %  %  & & & & �� & Jt & & & & & & & & & �� & ��* & �� & & & & & �� J* ����� �� Jt J* J* J*  Elventli    Annual  BETTER  THAN  EVER  HandsomeTrophies  and Prizes  A   GRAND J-"  PROGRAM  From Tuesday Night Until  Saturday Wight.  Reduced TransportationRates  ���UNDER THB  AUSPICES OF  3��I0CI(EY  Cha-*pion8hip,of BC.  %   .  tSki Jumping and Running  tjj-,-       Championship of Canada.  t Snowshoe Races championship  0  ��� OI  xi.ls.' ���  % Skating*    Championship   of the  fcgR*UU? .Province  *ToWg^an1ng        '  -* Curling Bonspiel  ��* Horse Races   ]  Jj and other Events  V---'-"--;- ���������'��� "      ������''  * Masquerade and Dance  �� ;   Good Music  #&#ifmi'��'##i?*'# ^^��p^��?j?^����,>Pj��-����-tf-tf-**J?,J?s��-  V;  fe  fe  fe  fe  fe  '*  <��  fe  ft  ft  *ft  ft  'ft  *  %  Vi  Vi  Vi  Vi  Rossland Carnival fe  Association      %  J. S. C. FRASER,  President  ���ft  ft  -fe  Feb. 4 to 8, '08J  -���'������������������~    "Vi  .  For information, apply to ^  A. B. MACKENZIE,     ��  Secretary and General Manager     *  For Business Men.:  Letterheads,  Envelopes,"  Billheads,  Statements,  Receipt Forms,  Business cards,  Posters.  Dodgers,  Shipping Tags,  For Rpnt cards,  '-" For Saje cards,  Blotters,  Etc.  %  Society Printing :  Wedding Invitations,  Invitations for Balls, Etc.  "    Dance Programs,  Concert Programs,  Professional Note Paper  Private Calling cards,  Lodge Printing,  church Printing,  Score cards,  Fine Half Tone  Printing,  Note Paper.  LOOSE LEAF SYSTEM  We -have the necessary machinery for doing this class of -work, and caa furnish you  with billheads no matter what systom you are using.  Mining Co.'s Printing:  Prospectus,  Handsome Stock Certificates,  ��    Legal Documents,  Notices of Meetings,  Special Receipt Forms,  Time Cards,  Mining Reports,  Shipping Reports, Etc.  %  Colored Poster Printing:  We are equipped to turn  out the l>e��t color poster  printing in Southern  British Columbia.  Work done  in t*wo or three  colors or  in combinations.  NEATNESS AND PROMPTNESS  and the-quality of stock used are the main, factors that have built us up the largest job  printing business enjoyed by any printing house in the Boundary country.  The Times  Government Street,  Phone 29  Greenwood,, B. C.  ^  AT THE CHURCHES  Anglican���it. Jude's. Rev. John  Leech-forter, B. D., pastor. Services  at 8.30 a.m., 11 a.m, Sunday school,  12   p.m.     All seats free.  Presbyterian���Services will be con  ducted morning- and evening, 11 a.m.  and 7.30 p.m. Rev. M. D. McKee, Pastor, i   Methodist���Rev. F. J. Rutherford  B.A., will conduct set vises aa usual a*  Methodist Church morning- and evening  Sunday School at 2.30.  Catholic���Church of the Sacred  Heart.���Divine service 1st, third and  fourth Sunday in each'month. Holy  mass at 10 a. ta.; vespers and benediction at 7:30 p. m.; Sunday school at  2-30 p.m. Rev. J. A. Bkdard, O. M. I.,  pastor. ��� |  Making Good.  There is no way of making Tatting  friends like "Making Good;" and Doctor  Pierce's medicines well exemplify this,  and their friends, after more than two  decades of popularity, are numbered by  the hundreds of thousands. They have  "made good" and they have not made  drunkards.  A good, htonest, sonare-deal medicine of  known composition is Dr. Pierce's Golden  Medical Discovery. It still enjoys an im-  roense sale, while most of the preparations that have come into prominence in  the earlier period of its popularity have  *gone by the board" and are never mora  heard of. There must be some reason for  this long-time popularity and that is to  be found ia Its superior merits. When  once given a fair trial for weak stomach,  or for liver and blood affections, its stipe-,  rjor curative qualities are soon manifest;  lience it ha.s survived and grrown in popular favbr, while scores of less meritorious  articles have suddenly flashed into favor  for a brief period and then been as soon  forgotten.  For a torpid liver with its attendant  indigestion, dyspepsia, headache, perhaps dizziness, foul breath, nasty coated  tongue, with bitter taste, loss of appetite,  With distress after eating, nervousness  'and debility, nothing is so good as Dr.  Pierce's Golden Medical Discovery. It's  un honest, square-deal medicine with all  its ingredients printed on bottle-wrapper  ��� no secret, no hocus-pocus humbug,  therefore don't accept a substitute that  the dealer may possibly make a little bigger profit. Insist on your right to huve  what you call for.  Don't buy Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription expecting it to prove a "cure-all." It  is only advised for woman's special ailments. It makes weak women strong and  s*ck women well. Less advertised than  some preparations sold for like purposes,  its sterling curative virtues still maintain  its position in the front ranks, where it  stood over two decades ago. As an invigorating tonic and strengthening nervine it is unequaled. It won't satisfy those  wh.o want��booze,1" for there is not a drop  of alcohol in it.  Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellet*, the original Little Liver Pills, although the first  pill of their kind in the market, still lead,  and when once tried are ever afterwards  in favor. Easy to take as candy���one to  three a dose. Much imitated hut -never  equaled.  THE  COPPER  HANDBOOK  (New edition issued Nov. IS, 1906)  Is a dozen books in one, covering lhe  history. Geography, Geology, Chemistry, Mineralogy Metallurgy, Terminology, Uses, Statistics and Finances of  Copper. It is a. practical book, useful  to all and necessary to most men engaged in any branch of the Copper  Ihduetry.  Its facts will pass muster with the  trained scientists, and its language is  easily understood by the everyday man.  It gives the plain facts in plain Eng-  'ish without fear or favor.  Its* lists and describes 4626 Coppor  Mines and Companies in all parts of  the world, descriptions running from  two lines to sixteen pages, according  to importance of the property.  Thc Copper Handbook is conceded to  he the  I  Every Case  We Treat  OU* OUAXANTE3S:  NO FA�� TOXjra CUKBD  Whea Yea Reed a Spe-  WUft  Mr  Darliw ��  >��fa-#-><  ant, a cmo i�� I  rmtm,  > Em tout-  WtfiiwatM wit������ a Bftteot  ettf toe TMtMnrit. Hf> trntrnt, Vnit-  psl OtadmMttaM, Ste* vUStda Bls-  ���mm, rtmmtatta Tr���Mia, mat, Rs-  tuto, Lea at VH-d mn, KUtaoy,  BUddtr aa* IpMtal MniMt, W��  es-MtiaBy aUtor war wntamtataaia  who an affltet*i wtta waaknau u a  rwafttfthatr-MraMto-iara-UMtta.  --���-'   \..-  "- Ow aathoia art rra la data, aad  ara andaraad hy tb* Uwbatt madUaJ  astaarttlea dr Baraga aad Amntot,  Haaaa mme aaamuIn Om iraatmana at  dally la Bmtta* la thadkmaaaaf XBM  and MSB aabt.  Wa-M-rarttemftmftaU-aTBcrveiij,  ���turotti*,*  coifSDLTAran ntftx  Urm (MMtcAvitto fair!  SCOTT  MEB1CAL COIIFAMY  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of IniDrovements.  NOTICE.  GRANl'TE   MOUNTAIN and IRON   KING  MINERAL CI/AIMS, situate in the Greenwood   Miuiug-   Division  of Yale   District.  Where  located:    On Eholt Creek.  TAKE NOTICE that I. C.JF,. Sha-v.agent for  James Sullivan, Free Miner's Certificate No.  B6721 and Jerry Driscoll. Free Miner's Certificate No. B6720, intend, sixty diivs from tbe dale  hereof, to apply lo the Mining Recorder for -t  Certificate ot Improvements lor the purpose of  obtainine a Crown Grant of the above claim,  And further talte notice that action, under  section 37, must he commenced oefore the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 8th day of November, A. D. 1907.  C. JR. SHAW,  B.C.L.S.  Application No. 12535a.  LAND REGISTRY ACT.  The Mining Man needs the book for  the facts it gives him about inines,  mining and the t-detal.  The Investor needs the book for the  facts it give* him about mining, mining investments and copper statistics.  Hundred of swindling- companies are  exposed in plain English.  Price i��$5 in Buckram with gilt top;  87.50 in fall library morocco. Will be  sent, fully prepaid, on approval, to any  address ordered, and may be returneJ  ���within a -week of receipt if not found  fully satisfactory.  HORACE J. STEVENS  ��  Editor and Publisher.  453 Postofiice Block, Houghton,  Michigan.  TAKE NOTICE that an application lias  been made to reg-istcr Harcourt P. Dickinson aa the owner inFecSimple.uuderaTax Sale  Deed from George Birkett Taylor, Collector of  Municipality of the City of Greenwood, to  Harcourt P. Dickinson .bearing date tbe 7th day  of December,A.D. 1W7, of all and singular that  certain parcel or tract of land and premises  situate, lying- aud beinjr in the City of Greenwood, in the Provinceof Hritisli Columhia,niore  particularly known and described as��� llie North  3* feet ofLot Five (5), Block Klcvan (II, Map  Twenty-One (21), City of Greenwood.  You and each of you are required to contest  the claim of the tax purchaser within forty-five  days irom thc date of the lirst insertion of this  notice, and in default of aeavent arcertificalc  of lis pendens being- illed���and in default of redemption���within such period, you will be for  ever estopped and debarred from Bt'.ttliifr up any  claim to or in respect of the said land, and 1  shall register Harcourt P. Dickiimuu asownst  thereof.  Dated at Land Rec-istry Office, Kamloops,  Province of British Columbia, thi* Si.xlh  day of January, A.D. 1908.  W. H. EDMONDS,  District Registrar  To LAURA A. WARD- 7t  $50,000 DEBENTURE BONDS  ���or THK���  (Providence Mining Company, Limited,  Non-Personal Liability. Situated  near Greenwood, B.C., and incorporated under the Laws of  British Columbia.  lli s nn n  D  k*l      <  *-*t^uM��r��tirt f-viamr-m  HE BRITISH GGLUMBEA  DISTILLERY   GO.,   LTD.  New Westminister. B.C.  te���  LAND NOTICES  Form of Notice.  Similkameen Land District  of Yale.  .  District  TAKF. NOTICK tliat I Soen^er Benerman.  of Midway, B.C..occupation Miner.intends  to apply for permission to purchase the following-described land:  Commencing-at a p.ist planted ��l the North  West corner of Lot No 788s. thence north 40  chains; thence east SO chains: thence south 40  chains; thence west SO chains to point of commencement, and containing- 320 acres more or  less.  Dated the 14th dav of December, 1W7.  SPENCER BENERMAN.  Per h! STRAUSS, Agent.  Foun of notice.  District  Similkameen Land District,  of Yale.  TAKE NOTICE that I Frederick David  Long-, of Park Rapids, Minn., occupation  bookkeeper, intend to apply for permission to  purchase the followiupdescribed land:  Commencing at a post planted at the South  East corner of Purchase Record No. 264s,thence  north 80 chains; thence east SO chains; thence  south 80 chains; thence west 80 chains to point  of commencement, and containing 640 acres,  more er less.  FREDERICK DAVID LONG.  Per HENRY STRAUSS. Agent.  Dated the 25lh d��v of November, 1007.  LAND NOTICE  Osoycos Land District; District of Yale  TAKE NOTICE that we A J. Hughes and  Sam McOrmmid. of Eholt. B.C., occupation Carpenter and Store Keeper, intend to np-  ply for permission lo purchase the following  described lands:���  Commencing at a post planted 40 chains in a  southerly direction from aC P.R. Survey Part  marked N.E. Corner. Lot 27U1, ihence south 40  chains, thence west SO chains, thence north 40  chains, tlience. oast 80 chains to place of com  nicticement. 320 .teres more or less.  A. J. UTJGHES.  SAM McORMOND.  Dated October ltth, 1007.  Similkameen Land District.   District  of Yale  TAKE NOTICE That  Ellen T.nnj.'. of Pnrk  Itapiilri,   Minn., occupation    Hoiiseln'i-jier,  intends to apply   for   pprmissinn   to purchase  the following described lands:   Commencing at  ;i post planted at the Soul h East corner of Ap ���  plication"!   Purch'tM:  ki-cord   No.  2MS  Icing  Survey   Lot   Mo.  78SS:   thence cast  SOchains :  thence south 60 chains:   tlience went 80 chain-*:  tlience north 00 chains io point  of commencement, and containing 4SJ acres, more or   less  ELLEN LONG.  Por  Henry Strauss, Ageut  Dated December Wi, 1W7  yoo��(XH>��ao��-><Kwa>8W)>>t>a  '��^Y:.i'--Y'^'--  maWam\'amam\-^aamm*mamvl'am'-}'a^^'m   '.^aaWb/  tR-A I L W A Yi  For those whocotild not get away  during- tlie busy Holiday Seasoh  we r^corciuend  Banff  JUta.  This Far-famed Sanitarium with  its Sulphur S-pring-s and Unsurpassed accommodation is JUST  THE PLACE to build and get  a FRESH START,   '  Kates $2.50 per Day and Up  This Company* operates Through  Standard Slcvping- Cars   Dining-  Cars ind First Class Tourist  Sleep��rs.  For Bates, Reservations and any  information desired.  Call on or write,  J. MOE,  D.P.A. Nelson  B.   ft.  E. J. COYLE,  A. G. P. A .V atlcou ver  AGENT  BBOPATH,  GREBNWOOD,  oeooooooooooooooooooooocve^  BIDS .vill be received bv the undersigned  until Mondav. February 3rd. l'WS, 12  o?clock noon, for the purchose of the whole Or  any part of the Fifty Thousand *$3-,O00.0Cj  Dollars. These bonds will be dated January  lst, 190.S, and will mature January 1st, 1913.  payable at the First Trust and Savings Bank.  Chicago. Illinois, and secured by all of the pro-  fcrty af the Company, real and personal. b< ar-  n>r interest at six (6) per ��ent per annum, payable July 1st and January 1st of each year a-  the First Trust and Sa'viugs Bank, Chicago.  Illinois.  The miue has shipped over Four Hundred  $-I00,l0D.0() Dollars worth of ore to the smelter  in the past four yearn. These bonds arr  authorized by resolution passed at the Annual  (Stockholders' Meeting of October 15th, 1W7  The Committee leserte the riirht-U reject am  or all bids.  Information of any character pertaining-  t��.  the property ��r issue of the bonds will  be  fnr  nished by applying to  M. S.  MADDEN.  Secretary.  Room 525, No. 20t Dearborn st.,      Chicago, III,  District  Similkameen Land District  of Yale.  TAKE NOTICE'hat William Edward McArthur ol Circenwood, Hritisli Columbia,  by occupation Lumberman, intends to apply  for a special timber licence nvcr the following-  described lands: Commencing at apost planted  at about five chains distant in au easterly  direction from tbe northwest corner of A.  Fisher's pre-emption, Lot MM; tlience east  abont 3'i chains; tlience sonth '(��� chains to G  Eustace's northwest corner; thence en>-J 3".  chains; thence nonli 40 chains m Lontiisr's  southwest corner; tkettct' north 4o chains;  thence east 10 cha ns; tlience north M chains:  tlisncc west SO chains: i hence s^utli 80 chains  to the place of beifiiitiing and containing M0  acres, more or less.  Located thc 17th day of DecemhtT, 19fi7.  William Eiuvaku McAktiii'k.  Dated 27th December, 1907. iaj-St  Form of Notice.  Similkameen Land District.. District  of Yale  TAKE NOTICE tha'. C. C. Win des. of Nel-  so:t. Province of Hritisli C<>:ui;i!m:i. Inoccupation Accountant, intends t.i .vijiy for  j.crmission to purchase the following <lesen!>ed  land: ���  Coinnienciii-r at a post pianted' nt the North  East corner of (iorniai; \Vc-:-'s Lot No. *s47, on  the West Fori! of the Main Kettle Kiver, thence  south 40 chains: thence Kasi 4(1 chains; th.-nce  north 40 chains ; theme wi-st 4*1 chains to. point  of commencement, nnd onituiitiug loo acres  more oj less.  Dated November 2 ith.vl'luT.  C. C. Kitoi>i:s.  Pjr Joskimi II. I.KAMA, Al't-llt  Synopsis of Canadian Homestead Rep  .   lttiBBS.  ANY available Dominion Lands within the  Railway Belt is British Columbia, may be  homesteadeil by a,aj- parson -who is the sole  head of a family, or ��.ity male over i8 years of  ago, tc ihe extent of one-qnarter sectiou of 160  acres raoreorlete.  En1 -;y most be made personally at the local  land <-nice for the district in which the land is  situ e. Entry by -proxy may, however, be  ma' k on certain conditions by the father,  iu/ .her, sod, daughter, brother or sister of au  in.ending homesteader.  The homesteader ia. required to perform thc  conditions connected therewith under one of  the following plan*: j>  (1) At least six months.' residence upon and  cultivation of the la.ii d in each year for three  years.  (2) If thefalher for mother, if the father is  deccasod), of the homesteader resides upon a  .'arm in the vicinity of tl.eland entered for.lln;  requirements as to -residence may be. satisGed  by such person residing- with the-father or  mother.  [3J If the settler lias his permanent resideiioc  upon **>- ding- land <r\vtted by liim in th; ric;n-  ity it his homestead, the requirements as to  resident,; may be satin tied by residence upon  the said land.  Silt mouths'notice in writing- should begiven  o the Commissioner of Dominion Lands ut  Ottawa of intention toapply for  patent.  Coai..���Coal min ine I'Bhts may be leaded for  a period ot twenty-one years at an annual  rental of 51 per acre. Not more than 2.i>l)  acres shall be le����cd to one individual or  company. A royalty at the rate of five cent  per ton shall be collected ou the merchantable  coal mined.  XV. W. co::v.  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior,  i K. B.���Unauthorized  publication oi  this ad  vcrtiscment will not be paid for.  Similkameen Land District-   District  of Yale  TAKE XOTICE lhat Joseph H. Leasia of  the District of Yale. Province of Hnii.-ii  Colnmbia.by occupation timber cruiser, nilcn 1 i  toapply f<irpi.'rntisfrion to purchase theiollotv lr.u  described laud: Commencing at apost inarko :  J. B. Lejsia's S.I*. Corner '"osi situated at th-'  North East corner r��( J,11, Feeney's applicruhm  Lot622; thence north. 2) chains; thenc-we.^t  20 chains; tlience soiuh'.0 chains; thenceeo-t  20 chains, to place of commencement, and containing 40 acres, more orless.  Joseph H. Leasia, Locator  Dated November 2nd. 1W7.  Similkameen Land District.   District  o*. Yale  '-p AKE XOTICE lliat Anna Wiis m. of i��;..i fe  J. Kapids, "Miiiit., occap.i'.ion Hou~eKe.*pei',  intends so applv for }>ernilssion to purchase  the following described lands: Comniencit::.-  at a vost planted, at the Snrth Ea-t corner of  W. H.iger's PTe-��iii|>t-ou Record Xo. 115S. bt-tng  Survey Lot Xo. "IK'S : thence East, so chains ;  thence south 60 chains; tbettce We��t SO chain.-:  thence north 60 chains, tn jioint of comriemw-  ment containing 4.4.- act es, more or less.  AXNA   WIIAOX.  1't'i- Henry Strauss. Agent  Dated December llth, I1**,  r -��� ��� 'M  I  Y  *  ���    :'"^Y  ���V  J.'  '-;*���*  1  ���f  ;- ���y-fJ\ I-  i  5  Y'YYY..'<-&',  &  #  ���      '��� $  >v  .'   '             '{���'���'  .;.    ���  ���' -pk  ������- ' --ft'  �� r ������  *���  .:��� ' J-'���;<-i':, ������y-.-  .*  ;.- ���    . ,������'?���'.''��  >  : h'^im  *  YfM?  Y-iiii  yY-yW  Y-Y-m  ���*-Yym  YYym  :\:t:.'$  .I.i'':yi$|  Y'Y':'.Y\  i '������'���;-;uv:i  ������.;,-.;isi*sa  ��� <-"���.' -.v'?. ���: ������������i?V'-%??W~Y$?t-i Yf/^-YiyY'YY:\-Y -yfy ���.;.-���  ������'��� :-'-'--:7-?^p4^V ������''���'��������� ���  .   (     'jW'ifc.".:-.,-  ���'.: ���'"Hf^'f'v'';'^-:.. ���'���;  '-.���'#*f^-;V;���'���'  .:.-.  - V-)?'���"-)'-"' Y  Y'YY'Yi-^Y  ieasonable Goods  r  I  We carry a full line of Cooking-,-  Heating, and Ranges from tlie best  makers. :        :        : *  Groceries  Our Grocery Department is complete and we can outfit the smallest  house to the largest camp.      i        s  CENTS' FURNISHINGS  We; carry none but the best inMen's  and-Boy's Clothing���In fact we are  THK OUTFITTERS in this line.  ill Iliiilfl  | COMPANV,   LTD. |  4 HARDWARE  CLOTHING  GROCERIES .!  i  Always Ask for  ft/  111  Q  Greenwood Ciquor ���o*  IMPORTERS  GREENWOOD  "Good Cheer"  *, Who Says haRd times ? We may haVe sEen  fit to     * change   our pRinter,       buT ���who will   thi-  nK    AnyThinG of a hTTle thing   like That?   IjMonEy Maj be a TRitle sCarce at the momEnT, f  and trBd-> a HTtle SlacK but-who of uS hAs the  slioHtest douBt of the -*reat futUre of this GlOrious  DominioN of ouRs? Our CouNtry conTains every  reQuired element of ��uccesS���including braiNS, and  thE situation is that It is simPly up tO eacH and ev-  erY one oF us to Get busy and dEveloP this, our  Noble inHeritauce       t       t t 1 1  TfWe aRe a naTion of worKers. Let us each dO  oUr sharE, and we'11 soon haVe the couNtry agAin  hUiaming -with enTer prise and in DusTrv- "j IT  ���tfBe therefore of "GOOD CHEER," and wE give  yOu a Hearty Hand GrAsp in wishing you a Bright,  Happy   and     ProsperOus     New YEAr.  Yours iSincErely,  A.  L.  WHITE  Phone 16  THE FURNITURE MAN  Old Stoves Taken in Exchange  :*-  THE  BOtSMBARY  CHEEK  TIMES.      J- < ^  |    Town Topics   *  Dr. Mathison, dentist, will be  absent from Greenwood for some  months. \    *���:������  . Remember the dance in Eagle's  hall every Friday night.  D. A. (Ror j) McDonald cast the  first vote in the municipal election  yesterday..  It   snowed   some  and some of the municipal candidates were covered up.  The pastor of the Presbyterian  church will preach a sermon nixt  Sunday evening on the subject  "Self Culture." Young -people  specially invited. '..  The ladies of the city interested in the organization of a  reading club are cordially invited to meet at the home of  Mrs. Keffer on Monday, January  20th, at 3:30 p.m.  "The Call and Life of the  Apostle Peter" will be the subject of the first ot a series of sermons next Sunday evening on the  call and lives of the apostles by  Rev. F. J. Rutherford in the'Methodist church.  "Hard times" dances are becoming quite popular in townB  and villages in the Boundary.  As there's no hard times in Greenwood the people are forced to  enjoy the good times dances.  A  Valentine    social   will   be  i--  given under the auspices of the  ladies' aid of the Methodist  church on the evening of February 14th, at the residence of Judge  Brown on Kimberley avenue.  Watch for ad later.  This week Nelson was well  represented in Greenwood. While  here not one of the visitors were  lost on our busy thoroughfares;  all of which goes to prove that  these savages have visited as  large a place as Greenwood  before.  The regular annual congregational meeting of the St.  Columba Presbyterian church will  be held in its building on: Mon-I  day. evening, January 20th, at  8 o'clock. All members are  earnestly requested to attend.  A meeting of the board of  trade is called for Saturday afternoon at 4 o'clock in the offices of  the Bealey Investment company.  The question of sending delegates to the meeting- of the  associated boards pf trade will be  considered.  Anderson Bros, are se'ling out  their business in Greenwood.  The grocery shelve* are already  vacant and the stock is being  steadily moved to other stores.  Ed Anderson, of the firm, will  take up business in Vancouver,  The Entre Nous club's first  dance was held Wednesday; night  in the Masonic hall and. was welL  attended. The music was furnished by Miss Hartman and Frank  Moore, and was the best ever. The  floor was excellent and the dancers  a jolly crowd.  A paragraph in the Oversea's  edition of the London Daily Mail  contains the information that one  Lowery is the heir to a large  fortune. He ceme to America  and was last heard of some 30  years ago. Colonel Lowery of  the Ledge is ready to receive congratulations. The amount is  sometb ing like ^700,000.  Arthur M. Whiteside, secretary  of the Royal Victoria Gold Mining Company, limited liability,  is advertising a special general  meeting of the shareholders of  that company to be held at the  office of the company in the Rendell building here on Monday,  January 27th, to discuss and. if  deemed advisable, to pass a resolution authorizing the directors  o:r oiHcers to sell or otherwise dispose of '���he assets of the company.  The monthly meeting of Greenwood Typographical Union was  held in Phoenix last Saturday  night. After routine business  the following officers were elected  for the ensuing term: President,  A. M. Davidson, Greenwood;  vice-president, Gilbert ��� Kay,  Phoenix; treasurer, 'W. Beach  Willcox, Phoenix; secretary, J. W.  Grier, Greenwood; executive, G.  Kay, and Fred Avouche( The  union is in a flourishing condition.  Dr. Simmons, dentist, Phone 96  Wallace-Miller Block, open evenings  Everybody     dances     at     the  Eagle's hall, Friday night.  . Wheu time hangs heavy on his  hands the new aldermen won't  object to J. B. Desrosiers singing,  "We're here because1 we're here.".  One of th�� reforms,muck talked  about last n'ght, was a semimonthly pay day. If it would allow the reduction of the credit  I'system and make possible the  carrying   on   of   business   on   a  TION       WIIX  .   BE        MATBRIAHy  i  Changed by the advent of the  new caudidate, as the majority  of Mr. Wood's interests are now  centered in other localities,  Beaverdell being bis present  headquarters.���Anaconda  News.  smaller margin il ought to be a  good thing-   Think of it-,  At the organization convention  ���f the B. C. branch of the institute of mining engineers being  held in Nelson, A. B. W. Hodge*  of Grand Forks was e'ected president. From Greenwood " Frederick Keffer and C. Varcoe are  registered. ���-.*.-  Ge,t your Trial Balance Books,  Gem Calendar Pads, Dtanes and  Blank Books at McRae Bros.  St.- Columba Young Men's  club,ithe society recently formed  among the young men of the  city, at their meeting last night  decided that American and  Canadian women have too much  liberty. It was a debate and the  affirmative won, but the perpetrators of the   decision   refuse to  CARD *0F THANKS  CRYSTAL BLEND  ���5.  divu  ge their names,    Now. girls,  it's up to you. The meetings are  held every second Thursday in  the Presbyterian church.  L. Bruce Hodge and Mrs.  Hodg-e, who leave on Monday  for North Vancouver, were the  guests last night of the choir of  St. Jade's church at the home of  MrsJC. J. McArthur. Mr. Hodge  has (been choirmaster of St.  Jude's for some time, and to him  and to Mrs. Hodge, who has also  been a member of the choir, a  large cut-glass bowl and a hand-  painted bon bon dish were given  in appreciation of their services  They have been in Greenwood for  six years and have been prominent in musical affairs generally,  Mr: Hodge being "one of the  original members and later president of the band. Mr. Hodge  has also .been one of the presidents of the fire brigade.  Confusion ! The day and .the  hour for Geenwobd are Friday,  January 24th at 8 o'clock. The  Greenwood Amateur Dramatic  Club will present the farcical  comedy, "Confusion," by the famous Joseph Derrick. Local people who hare seen the play (and  they are not interested parties)  declare it one of the funniest farces they have ever seen. The  company will be assisted by the  Greenwood Concert Orchestra of  eight pieces. Both 'dub and or--  chestra have worked up a great  deal of enthusi asm and frequent  rehearsals have been held, insuring good acting. A handsome  prize is offered for anyone who  can tell which is the baby and  which is the dog*. The villain of  the play is letting his hair grow  longer. ,  Mayor Bunting wishes through  the Times to thank his friends  and supporters for the very liberal support accorded td; him and  the aldermen on his ticket'in yesterday's election; Every member  of the board wishes the citizens  of Greenwood a prosperous,year  and also to express their willingness and desire to carefully consider and help along any measure  that looks to the, advancement  of Greenwood-/  The following members of the  hew council wish for themselves  to thank their friends for the  support they received and for the  hearty assistance given in the  election: T. m. Gulley, W. B.  Fleming, C. J- Wilson, J. Suther  land, A. F-H-Meyer and E- R  Mortimer.  COFFEE  We all have our notions regarding-  coffee, and it's not easy to "produce  a blend that will suit everybody.  But WE seem to have such a blend.  It's ail coffee and all good cpffee. If.  you don't like it you'll be the first  one.    Try   it-        Per   31b   package  I  -The HUNTER KENDRICK��p.,LTtij  ^������nH��a_>____B_t_MgaM���>_nanM__MMa_��0^  K. OF P.  INSTAL  Y.P.S.C.E.  The C. E. Society of the. Presbyterian church elected its officers for the next six months as  follows :��� President, Mr. S. E.  Belt; Vice-Pres., Miss B. McKenzie; Sec.-Treas., Mf. R. McCutcheon ; Organist, Mrs. S. P.  Dixon.  The conveners of the various  committees were appointed as  follows:���Missionary ��� committee,  M. D. McKee; Look-out committee, Mr. W. S. Graham ; Prayer-  meeting committee, >Mr. C. Hooper; social committee, Mrs. M. D.  McKee.  The society has had a successful year, and look for greater  things this year.  All young people of the church  and strangers are cordially invited to the meetings.  Wednesday evening- Ch arles  Dunne, P. C, assisted by A. D.  Hallett as grand prelate and  Fred Hall as grand vice-chancellor, installed the officers of  Greenwood lodge, No. 29, K. of  P. After installation a smoker  wrs held. Following* are the  officers: William Rowe, C.yd;  A. Rowe, V. C; D. O.McKay,_ P.Charles Bierce, M. of W.; A. D  Hallett, P. C. K. R. S.; Austin  Logan, M. of F.; William Em-  bree, M. of E.; Charles Vander-  grift, MVof-'A.; William Lawson*  I. G.; A. J. Morrison, P.CO. G.  #4. -* 4- $4* *-* ;-*���-*-**l-*-fr 4 ���'-*!���+4��**4*-:4 4*.^ II  *  4��  To Rcint  Cottage, 4 rooms, close in.  " 4 rooms, near hospital  V'        4 rooms, near Smelter  Log Ho'us��,4 rooms '* -   > "  ���:-'.-*;'l  8  "���:���'���*������!  ������V:--V'*:"l  *  ,  Cabins and Rooms in all parts  of the City.          1 ���  1 ���-                ":. '���:������'.   -��������� ���������������������  .* .            ���'.���"������- '.-v.-.,������.-���'.���'���:: *,';.���..":  f Bealey Investment & Trust Co.,  y * 1  Ltd. J'  -         mt��    ,  -��K.y"                    OPPOSITE THE POST. OFFICE.            ���;"���;,. Y^Y-j  S*��f�� -��fr ���!��� �����!�� ���!��� ��t�� ��f!.���!��� *���$- *$��� ���$��� ������.-i,*f,-l,'*%'^-4'il,*li..*l*:.*l��^*^-i''j'  '     ���    ������������������������������:--���������:: :���;_ ;....���   ;.     __ yy^-y.)  P. BURKS* CO., Lta.  For Sale or Rent Pianos, Sewing Machines, Organs, Etc. A.  L. White, The 2nd Hand 'Man,  Phone 16.  ��aaaaa��a^amiimaa0maa��aamaaammaa��*mamm0��aaa��0*m��*99a0��*it  a. ' '  ��  tt  ��  ��  ��  *  *.  DEALERS IN  *  ���  �� �����.  �����  ���  * ���  ��  *  ��  *  *���������.  *  *  *  *  * -  ��  * ���  * ���  * .  *  *.  *  �� ��� . ".-���;-��:.  mamamaaaaaamaaaaaaaa��am9amaaamaa^^>^.itaamaamamaaaam>9aim  ?re$b at;d (Kured meats  ���������������-���   ; .; -   '* ��� -.-���,������ '-v.'    :. ��� ��� ��� ���   <���..���-  Flsh and Poultry.  :  ��� ���'  .������������  I-  ������*'���  a  ytY  s -,-#������  . ������ .9:"  : >*���������  ��� *  .���'*���,���-  :. *-���=  :*���-���  ���Mr  M-'  ,. -a,-  < ��  ' - .* -���  Y*  :   M":  ��� '��� *'���  :r  ��� M '������  :. M--  f  THE CAUSE OF IT ALL  Since our last issue the aspect  of the coming municipal election  has become more complex, a  second candidate having entered  the field for the mayoralty.  However, notwithstanding the  excellent record! made by Mr.  Wood as first mayor of Greenwood, We DO NOT   BEUEVE   THAT  Mb. Bunting's chances of ei^c-  PULP & PAPER GO., LIMITED  313 Cordova Street; Vancouver, B.C.  " . ��� ������ ��� ,-      ���'-'���*,"'  We have established the townsite of Port Mellon on Howe Sound* 25 miles from Vancouver,  and secured the water rights of Rainy River, which is capable of developing from 2000 to 5000  horse-power, for the location of our mammoth plant for the manufacture of newspaper, building  papf��r, wrapping paper, etc., the plant to have a capacity-of 450 tbhs of finished paper per week;  the company hope to have the pulp plant in operation by November 1, 1908. -  We now offer for subscription the balance of our first allotment of Preferred Stock in  blocks of 100 at $1.00 per share; each 100 shares entitled to a bonus of 25 shares of  Preferred. .  r  Special notice.  All Applications for First Allotment Shares either for large  or small blocks in order to be entitled ito full allotment must be  received by the British Columbia Trust Corporation, Vancouver, B.C.,  on or before the close of regular business, January 25,1908.    fl  The preferred stock is entitled to a dividend oi 7 per cent, commencing November 1, 1908.   \r  A   ������.._!,     , ���_ .,... _.., .... ,- .,     , ,       ., ., stock.  1  There  The 7 per cent, dividend is due and payable before any dividend is paid upon the common  After 7 per cent, has been paid upon preferred both stocks thereafter participate-equally.  is no good reason why the preferred should not pay from 25 to 50 per cent, dividends.  The books of the corporation are open at any tihie for the inspection of the general public.  There is no watered stock, no inflated values, no ground-floor plan, or huge promoters' profits in  the enterprise. Unlike most corporations, instead of allowing-15 to 25 per cent, for advertising  and sale of stock, the entire commission, literature, newspaper advertising, brokerage, office expenses, etc., is limited to 10 percent.   ���  The public are cordially invited to visit our demonstrating plant, 313 Cordqva. street, and  witness the manufacture of pulp and paper from refuse material, such as slabs, discarded shjagle  bolts, etc., that is now being burnt at the local mills. ".        ..'  I  Directors*  CAPTAIN H. A. MELLON, J. P., AmericaA Lloyds  Agent, etc. .  W. H. R. COLLISTER, Manager Albion Iron Works,  . Vancouver.  FRANCIS J. P. GIBSON, British Columbia Truet  Corporation. --." '  J.C. W. STANLEY, -formerly General Manager  West London Paper Mills. London, England.  COL. T. H. TRACY, M.C.. Soc. C. E., P. L. S,,  D. L. S., Con.. En-*-., former City Engineer of  Vancouver.  FRED. SMITH, member Smith, Wright & Davidson,  Wholesale Paper Co., Vancouver, B. C,  H. M. BURRITT,  Western:  Co., Vancouver, B. C.  Manager Cor'tic'elli Silk  EUSTACE H. JENNS,  British Columbia.  Barrister, etc , Vancouver,  GEORGE E. CATES. Cates Shipbuilding Company,  Vancouver, B. C,  GREELY    KOI*TS,    formerly    General. Manager  Pacific Coast Coda Co.  ALL SUBSCRIPTION FOR STOCK MUST BE MADE DIRECT  TO  The Britisli Columbia trust Corporation  VANCOUVER, B.C.  FULL PROSPECTUS SENT ON APPLICATION.  "     _  HagtftEi  _l  r-nraiiMmw

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