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Array ALL THE NEWS  While it's  ews  M  The Oldest Established  Newspaper  in the Boundary.  VOL. 15  GREENWOOD,   B. C*   FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 1911.  No. 19  New Year's Greeting:  Fancy Groceries���Everything Fresh  Cranberries, Sweet Potatoes, Nuts of all sorts  Big variety Fancy Biscuits  Raisins in cluster bunches.- also in 1-pound boxes  Malaga Grapes in beautiful condition  Fresh Dates, Navel Oranges, excellent apples  An immense stock of Confectionery  Russell-Law-Caulfield Compy  i^ Hardware, Crockery, Groceries, Men's and Boy's Goods  GREENWOOD, B, C.  V  DO YOU KNOW  We sell Edison Phonographs and  Victor Talking machines at the  the same price as any dealer in Canada, When you send to" Winnipeg  or Vancouver you pay the express,  when you buy from us the express  is already paid.  We sell on easy terms when desired.  Everything in the Furniture Line.  T. M. Gulley & Co.  HOUSE FURNISHERS -   -  Phone 27  Mcintosh wins the  MAYORALTY CONTEST  Mr. Holmes Fails to Land in the Mayor's  Chair By 26 Votes.  H. H. McArthur, F. McLaine, F. C. Buckless,  Jas. McCreath, j. Sutherland and H.  McKee Are the Aldermen.  liberal trade relations in the future. Public opinion in the United  States is hardly ripe vet for anv  sweeping changes.  J)  s  New Year's Choice Meats  AT  P: BURNS & CO.  Specially Selected Stock for Your  New Year's Dinner  Fresh Oysters, Fish and Dressed Poultry  Beef Mutton, Veal and Pork, all choice  stock perfectly fresh. We cannot fail  to please you.   Call or Phone.  Copper Street, Greenwood, B. C.  V  I  The city election yesterday for mayor and six aldermen passed off quietly, and yet it was a spirited contest  from the start. The early morning hours saw many of  the candidates and their workers hustling over the city  in order to secure the early morning vote, which every  wise politician knows means much to obtain an early lead.  The day was an ideal one for an election. While the  thermometer stood at 6 below early in the morning, yet as  the day advanced the atmosphere became milder and the  air just crisp enough to give vim and activity to those  who were interested in seeing their favorite candidates  win. Sleighs were run back and forth from the polling  place all day, and any voter in the city who did not get a  swift ride behind a fiery pair of steeds have themselves to  blame.  The two candidates for mayor, Mr. Mcintosh and Mr.  Holmes run practically on the same platform. Both gentlemen gave out anti-election - promises that they would  give the city an active, business administration and a  square deal to all, Both leaders were backed up by alder-  matic candidates whose reputations for good citizens is  above reproach, and it made but little difference which  of these gentlemen should come under the wire first.  The defeat of Mr. Holmes is not attributed to any particular cause. He is a stable business man and would  have made a good mayor. He stands well in the community, and his many friends regret his defeat.  Duncan Mcintosh's re-election is4 an indorsement of his  administration during the past year. The city has been  run on an economical basis, and retrenchment has been the  watchword all along the line. Mr. Mcintosh has probably  done more for Greenwood than any other one man. He  has not only induced capitalists to invest thousands of dollars in the Boundary district, but he has spent his own  money here, and his election to the chief executive's seat  for a second term is but a just reward for the many good  turn�� he has done Greenwood..  The six aldermen elected are all good men well known  for their-sterling yvorth, and the citizens of this city can  rest assured that the affairs of Greenwood municipally are  in good hands for another twelve months.  THE VOTE  For Mayor���Mcintosh. 86     Holmes   For Alderman South Ward���Mckee, 56;  Sutherland, 45; Fleming, 41; Dixon, 36.  For Alderman North Ward���Buckless, 42; McLaine, 35;  H, H. McArthur, 29- C. J. McArthur, 25.  Rock Creek Notes.  G. S. Mead returned on the 23d  inst, to resume his work of surveying for the Kettle Valley. Ir?  rigated Fruit Land Co., Ltd.  Tom Cave came down from  Westbridge last Sunday and paid  a visit to his fruit farm on the  Kettle river.  Mr. Buckless, of Greenwood,  drove through Rock Creek last  Friday on his way to visit his  logging interests above West-  bridge.  At a meeting of the Myncaster  Farmers' Institute, held at Lar-  sen's Hall on the 4th inst. It  was decided that the name should  be changed to that of "The Rock  Creek Farmer's Institute."  A record deer head was brought  in by Mr. H. Witing last month.  The outside measurement was 29  inches; greatsst spread, 43}inches;  point to point, 25 inches; around  base of horn, 9 5-8 inches; points,  12 and 10.  Logging camps are in full  swing and report says that about  17 million feet of lumber will  leave this district in tbe spring  flood.  The temperature recorded in  this district for the month of December is as follows:  mau and child in the United  Kingdom. To appreciate what  this means we may add that it is  equivalent to an investment  abroad by the people of Victoria  of 16 millions of dollars. These  figures give some vague idea of  the enormous wealth of the United Kingdom. They show why it  is that London is and is likely  to remain the money center of  the world, and thoy are worth  more than a passing thought in  these days when so many people  are endeavoring to make it appear that the Mother Country has  become weak and decrepit.  I  ttmm  Jaynes' Sew Year's Bulletin  Mince, Apple and other Pies. Fruit and Plain  Cake, Cookies, Etc. Fancy Confectionery, High  Quality of Nuts of every variety. Fruit of all  descriptions specially for this season.  JAYNES, GROCER   _  60  McCreath,  45;  ELECTION NOTES.  The election .passed off just  about as elections generally do.  Quietly.  The best man is always supposed to win, but he don't. In  this contest, however, it was a  hard matter to tell who were the  best men.  Weather Report  The following thermometer  readings for the week shows the  temperature as registered each  day and furnished by R. G. Hargraves:  Friday 14 below frz  Saturday -.4 below frz  Sunday 6 below frz  Monday 4 below frz  The women cut  some   ice in|Tuesday 26 below frz  Women cau ! Wednesday zero (wind)  Thursday 6 below zero  Day  Max.  Min.  1  42  33  2  42  34  3  45  33  4  43  30  5  42  30  6  47  33  7  45  32  8  48 '  32  9  46  30  10 v  42  25  11 ^  36  30  12  40  32  13  44  26  14  39  30  !5  39  29  16  39  28  17  38  27  18  40  20  19  35  27  20  33  26  21  ���  44  18  22  28  12  23  34>;  22  24  38  12  25  28  2  26  44  15  27  38  12  28  38  10  29  30  13  30  35  12  31  38  6  The First Game of Hockey.  The lirst game of hockey to be  played in Greenwood this season  will be pulled off at the new rink  on Monday evening next between  the Greenwood and Grand Forks  teams. Both teams are said to  be exceptionally fast this year,  and an exciting contest is anticipated.  Grand Forks has played two  games thus far this season with  Phoenix, the first game resulting  in a tie and the second 10 io 4 for  Phoenix. This, however does  not prove that Phoenix is the  stronger of the two teams, as the  hockey season has barely opened,  and very little practice has been  done owing to the late ice formation. Especially does this apply  to our home team, as it is but a  few d-sys since the completion of  the new $7,000 rink.  Naturally do the people of this  citv hope for the success of the  Greenwood boys, and alj should  attend the game, rooting and giving not only moral support, but  financial aid as well. The price  o-f admission is 50c for adults and  25c for children.  DID PAPKE HOLD  THE FIGHT TITLE?  If So Dave Smith is Now  the Middle1 Weight  Champion.  iwood Phoenix Stage Line  tves Greenwood Daily at   3 p. m.  ves Greenwood Daily at 10 a. m.  C&EENW0OD  OFFICE:    L   L.  MATTHEWS'  CIGAR  STORE     "  ������-*' t��rompt attention to Express and Freight.  IS & L.AING, Prs.  yesterdav's election  generally pick out a good man  from a bad one, especially after  they have lived with one for a  few years.  Just a lack of votes was the  cause of defeat, gentlemen. We  are all aware of yonr popularity  and good citizenship. The other  fellow just hustled a little harder  than you did.  ; The new administration gaye  us an anti-election promise to  *'do things." Now let's see them  up and at it.  A min never learns just how  popular he is until after he enters  1 politics.  Reciprocity  Hon. W. S. Fielding and Hon.  Wm. Patterson will take up in  Washington the consideration of  a reciprocal agreement for the  freer interchange of certain articles of trade between Canada  and the United States. T, hey expect to return to Ottawa with a  well defined proposal to lay before their colleagues for consideration.    While  it is   improbable  Man to Man  An article on "Victoria, a Metropolis in the Making," by Ernest  McGaffey secretary of Vancouver  Island Development League, appeared in the December number  of "Man to Man" magazine published in Vancouver. It is beaut-  ifull illustrated with half tones  showing prominent buildings and  scenes in and around the city, and  is a splendin advertisement of the  recent growth of the capital.  Gotch Gets Present.  A wedding present of $20,000  was handed Frank Gotch by H.  H. Frazee, the theatrical man,  when Gotch and Miss Gladys  Oestrich were married on last  Wednesday. In return for the  present Gotch will be required to  devote 20 minutes of his time  each day during the next 20  weeks to vaudeyitle, for the gift  is in the form of a contract.  Frazee, who managed James J.  Jefferies' vaudeville tour when  the latter emerged from retirement two years ago, says that  Gotch is just as good a card as  the "hope of the white race" was  then, and Gotch's contract is almost a duplicate of that entered  into between Jefferies and Frazee.  If Gotch signs it he will class  with the highest vaudeville stars  in point of salary. ,  Many Chicago sporting men  believe Gotch will yet sign for a  match with George Hacken-  schmidt, the Russian wrestler.  British Investments  One of the staff of the Statist  has compiled a statement showing the amount of British investments abroad. The figures are  startling. He- estimates the total at $15,900,000,000, of which  very nearly one-half is invested  in India and the Colonies. Of  Colonial investments five billions  are placed in Canada, Australia  and South Africa. The foreign  investments are chiefly in the  United States and South Ameri-  'ca, Argentine coming in for a  large share. The vastness of  these   investments   will    appear  that any great fiscal changes will  be made,  it is very   likely that J-from the fact that it is a sum al-  a foundation will be laid for more* mosi So $400 lor every _.an, !wo-  Curling Game.  Skips Birnie and Russell played a practice game of curling at  the rink on Monday night which  resulted in Russell's favor. On  Tuesday night Skips McCutcheon  and McMynn indulged in a game  of the fascinating sport, Mr. McCutcheon carrying off the honors.  The ice is in fine condition and  some very expert curling is look-  for as the season advances and  the players get warmed up to the  sport.    Sims Reprimanded  President Taft has directed the  Secretary of Navy Mevers to convey to Commander Sims, a con-  spicious reprimand for tbe last  drop of blood speech which has  offended Germany.  Some persons say that under  the rules of the ring Bill Papke  has lost the world's middleweight  championship, which he assumed  at thc death of Stanley Ketchel.  Papke proclaimed himself champion before he entered the ring  with Dave Smith at Sydnev, N.  S. W., and agreed to let the title  go with the result. Smith won  on a foul iu the tenth round and  thereby captured Papke's assumed  title.  But it is  an   open   question   in  this country whether P^ke had a  right to defend the world'.- middle  weight championship  aid   ring  records are used  as pr > ���('   'hat  he has been masquerading ��m the  other side of the gloh ���.    Paj.ke it  is true stopped Ketchel mice, but  he was also knocked   out  in 11  rounds   and    twice    beaten    on  points, once in 10 anc| again in 20  rounds by ttie late middle-weight  champion.    There was no doubt  as to   the   mastery   of Ketchc.l.  He had the Indiau sign on Papke  and was Universally  regarded   as  a greater fighter in every particular.  But after K*tchel's six-round  bout with Sam Longford in Philadelphia it was generally con-  ceeded by ring sharps that Langford in a longer fight would surely have won. In fact, Ketchel  was broadly accused of side stepping Langford after that, and because of such action Langford's  prowess increased. Furthermore  Papke absolutely refused to fight  Langford at 158 pounds ringside,  giving 3n excuse that he had  drawn the color line  When Ketchel died Langford  claimed tbe middleweight title  and announced that he wou'd  make 158 pounds for any m.in in  the world.  As both Ketchel and Papke had  refused to fight him Langford's  claim under th�� rules was pronounced reason-able by many  sporting critics who still believe  that the Boston tar babv is tie  best pugilist at middleweight in  the ring todav.  Buf eliminating Langford for  the sake of argument, it may be  said that Papke has never been  regarded as a champion by Jack  (Twin) Sullivan of BoHton, Frank  Klaus of Pittsburg. Hugo Kelly  of Chicago and otlier middle-  weights. Sullivan, wbo is probably the best of this lot, has been  unable to secure a match with  Papke, although ready to meet  bim at anv time. Klaus a \ear  ago stood Papke off in a rough  six-round bout in Pittsburg, whi'e  two years ago Kelly fought 25  rounds to a draw with Papke at  Vernon, Cal., although several  months later Papke knocked him  out in a punch at Colma. In view  of this controver >v it is asserted  by American aportiug men, therefore, that Papke was not the recognized middleweight champion  of the world or of America when  he got into the ring with Smith.  Subscribe for The Times.  $10,000 For Mrs. Sullivan  The sum of $10,000 was raised  in two days at Spokane for the  widow and children of Captain  Hullivan, the Chief of Police, who  was so dastardly done to death a  few days ago.  TO LET���Furnished house, centrally  located, moderate Tent. Enquire of A.  L,. White.  4  1 THE   BOUNDARY    CREEK5 TIMES  sfrffmgffl  ��*S|  <F*  (/=���<  _<  c  </*-���<  <p��  <?^  -5*2  (?*-<  (P'er**  (~��  _<  0=**  ���<  ..Bank of Montreal..  ESTABLISHED 1817.  Capital, all paid up, $14,400,000.        Rest $12,000,000.  UNDIVIDED   PROFITS   $96i.789.11  Hon. President:   Lord Straibcon-. and Mount Rot��. "-��� ��-��� ���- -*���  President:    R. B.   Angus Esq. ���  ,   Vice-President and General Manager :   Sir E. S. Clodston, Bakt  BrancHes in London, Eng. ,��^.PT5_3U New YorK, Chicago.  Buy  and sell Sterling Exchan-re and Cable Transfsrs ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Crediu, available in any partjof the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates  Greenwood Branch.    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  Sa**S  >*��>  ���*��>   *^  * " " jj/'j  Cbe  Boundary Creek Times  Issued ���*9��rv Ttidav  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Pbk *Yka��    2 ����  Six Months  1 2S  TO FOKFIGN  COOKTIIBI  2 SO  Friday, January 13,1911  wood thaq are the citizens of  Phoenix, or are we just playing  to the grand stand?  GREENWOOD'S OUTLOOK.  Without a doubt the mining  intersts in the Boundary district  will assume greater activity during this year than that of the  vear just closed. There is every  reason to believe tbat the year  1911 will be a banner a ear in the  developing of rew proj erties and  the resumption of woik on old  workings in this section of British Columbia.  New capital is becoming interested in this field, and the comparatively easy access to the vast  mountains of mpper at ibe very  threshold of Greenwood will induce many investors to enter the  fascinating < ���ecu pat ion of delving  into the b��weis.>f tin*- earth for  the hidden treasure.  The day is not far distant when  the Boundary district will have  a far-reaching reputation as the  great copper center of the North  American continent.  Lack of sufficient capital to  thoroughly develop the prospects  surrounding Greenwood is the  only reason that thiB is not now  the greatest mining camp in the  Northwest.  Men who are old miners and  are familiar 'with every mining  camp within a thousand miles of  this district do not hesitate to  declare that underneath the surrounding hills lies dormant, millions of dollars tbat only awaits  the hand of man to bring them  forth to the light of day.  In the early spring many new  claims wili be worked. The  building of the Kettle River  Valley railway will cause a resumption in that section of the  Boundary. Lack of transportation facilities has been the only  reason why the mines at Beaverdell and the adjacent country  are now idle.    Thousands of tons! jt was  asserted,   was  to  depress  by long odds. While it is admitted that the success of the  tunnel means much to this town,  and that it will stimulate others  to make investments, yet, should  it be a failure, there are still  other claims here that are rich  and only need capital to make  them paving propositions.  It is highly probable that rich  ore will be reached in both the  Argo and Greenwood-Pboenix  tunnels, and should this prove  true, Greenwood will certainly  jump to an exbalted position in  the mining world  However, takiug the situation  as it now presents itself, and giving the matter sober, business  thought, the entire outlook is  bright and encouraging, and the  prospects for a great year in the  Bouudary district cannot be disputed.  AGAINST IMMIGRATION  Agitation for legislation in the  United States on the immigration question is growing in  strength, aud the movement is  quite generally indorsed by the  working men of Canada who now  have a petition before the Ottawa government bearing upon tbe  same subject.  Samuel Gompers, president of  the American Federation of Labor and others have been invited  to address a mass meeting in  Chicago on the subject of restricting immigration. The invitation is the result of action  taken Oy the Chicago Federation  of Labor, which was stirred to  action by a communication from  Everett, Wash., trades council.  The Everett resolutions urged  more stringent immigration regulations.  This question is entering into  a more acute stage than it ever  before presented, owingjof^course  to the greatly increased cost of  living in the United States. The  Everett communication states  tbat in the year ending June 30,  1910, there were admitted into  the States over 1,000,000 aliens,  600,000 of whome came from  southern and eastern Europe and  Western Asia. It was claimed  that these aliens were the most  undesireable immigrant known.  The affects of the  alien  deludge  The assassination of ex-Chief  of Police, John Sullivan of Spokane, is really uo surprise to anyone who is posted on the internal  workings of the police department of the Inland Empire. Sullivan has been a terror to evil  doers of a certain class, and at  the same time is charged with  protecting another class of lawbreakers. A few months ago be  was deposed as chief pending an  investigation of his alleged  wrong-doing, and the charges  that he accepted hush money from  gamblers and lewd women is  generally credited by citizens of  Spokane. However this may be,  the fact that be came to his death  by a bullet fired by a red-handed  assassin, is deplorable in the extreme, and no effort should be  spared to bring the guilty party  to a quick and just retribution.  A GREAT MAGAZINE  We are in receipt of the British  Columbia Mining and Engineering Record for this month. The  features of the issue are: A review of the progress and development of mining and metallurgy  in British Columbia by Thomas  Kiddie, one of the pioneers of the  mining industry in the Province:  an account of the mining operations carried on by the Consolidated Mining and Smelting company; California Oil Flotations,  by L. E. Audbury, State Mineralogist; notes on the industrial  work of the San Juan Mining and  Manufacturing Company, Ltd.;  lode mining in the Yukon; a full  description ofthe principal properties ot Portland Canal and results of development work there  so far; notes on the Amalgamated Development Company operat-  ing the oil fields at Katalla; gold  occurences on Steamboat Mountain and vicinity; particulars of  the operations of the Red Cliff  and Portland Canal mining companies up to date. The issue is  illustrated by a number of photo,  engravings, the series of photographs on Portland Canal being  probably the best  yet  published.  $1000  " I wouldn't take a thousand  dollars for the good VINOL has  done me. 1 was told that Cod Liver  Oil was the medicine I needed for  my weakened condition and poor  blood. I could not take the greasy  mixture, and when our druggist told  me that VINOL contained not only  tonic iron but all the medicinal properties of Cod Liver Oil without the  grease or oil or bad taste, I made  up my mind that was the medicine  for me. I tried it and to-day am  strong and well."  Mrs. J. T. Snyder,  Greensboro, N. C  We guarantee tbe genuineness of tha  above testimonial,  We sell VINOL with the  understanding that if it does  not give the purchaser perfect satisfaction, we return  his money without question.  Will you try a bottle. under these conditions?  J. L White, Druggist, Greenwood  SCHEDULE OF GAMES  The following is the schedule  of jgames to be   played  by   the  Boundard Hockey League teams:  Phoenix and Grand Forks���Grand  Forks Jan. 2.  Grand Forks and Phoenix���Phoenix  Jan. 9.  Greenwood and Phoenix���Phoenix  Jan. 12.  Grand Forks and Greenwood���Green-  wood Jan. 16. ���  Greenwood and Grand Forks���Grand  Forks Jan, 20.  Phoenix and Greenwood���Greenwood  Jan. 24.  Grand Forks and Phoenix - Phoenix  Jan. 27.  Phoenix and Grand Forks���Grand  Forks Jan 30.  Grand Forks and Greenwood���Green-  wood Feb. 3,  Greenwood and Phoenixr���Phoenix  Feb. 6.  Greenwood and Grand Forks���Grand  Forks Feb. 9.  Phoenix and Greenwood���Greenwood  Feb. 13.  Coal and Oil Notice  Notice ia hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply tothe Chief  Commissioner of Lands for a license  to prospect for coal and petroleum on  the following- described lands in the  Similkameen District: commencing- at  a post planted at the northwest corner  Lot 422; thence west 80 chain's; thence  south 80 chains; thence east 80 chains;  thence north 80 chains to point of commencement, containing 640 acres more  or less.  Located this 16th day of December,  1910. C. M. Kingston,  J. H. East, Agent.  Goal and Oil Notice  Notice is hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply to the Chief  Commissioner of Lands for a license to  prospect for coal and petroleum on the  following- described land in the Similkameen District: commencing at a post  planted at the southwest corner of lot  2337; thence south 40 chains; thence  west 160chains; thence north 40 chains;  Ihence east 160 chains to point of commencement, containing- 640 acres more  or less.  Located this ISth day of December,  1910. James McArdle,  J. H, East, Agent.  of ore now in the old dumps only  await the advent of the railway  to haul it to the smelter.  This is no idle pipe dream with  a fairy tale tinge or Aledine  lamp attachment. These state-  meats are facts, hinged upon  actual high grade copper and  gold ore from the surface down  that is crying for release to make  the world richer, and men who  possess dollars with nerve enongh  to spend them will reap the reward which the Almighty has  placed conveniently within their  reach.  And not only is this apparent,  but, as development progresses,  so it is with all other lines of  trade. Many additional miners  will be required and more business firms will be established to  meet the demands of the increased population that is certain to  materialize.  The failure of the Greenwood-  Phoenix tunnel to strike rich  bodies of ore as it progresses does  not seal  the  fate of Greenwood  the wages of and to destroy the  possibilities for employment for  thousands of working men of  America. The influx of Greeks  into the city of Everett and other  coast towns was referred to as examples of the results of immigration on the living conditions of  America's present population.  It is no longer said everywhere  in this country and by everybody,  "there is room here ior all comers." The pressure of population  on the nation's resources has put  an end to that kind of talk and  the feeling is spreading that  America is no longer able to take  care of Europe's surplus of labor,  to say nothing of the hordes from  Western Asia,  Our neighboring city of Phoenix can pull off a boxing contest  at any time and there is nothing  said about it, but the minute  Greenwood thinks of promoting  a stunt of this sort, there goes up  a big howl. What's the matter?  Are we more moral here in Green-  Defective Laws the Cause  In a Pennsylvania jail a woman  convicted nine years ago of murdering her husband, is still awaiting final disposition of her case.  Succeeding govenors have refused  to take upon themselves the decision of her fate, which has  been thus delayed by public protest against executing  a  woman.  In Texas a man is about to be  tried for the third time for the  slaying of another man more  than 20 years ago. The two  prior trials resulted jn disagreement and technical legal battles,  causing a delay that would have  permitted a middle-aged offender  to die of old age before the final  adjustification.  It is such cases as these that  arouse popular indigation against  tbe inefficiency of - the American  system of administering criminal  justice and inspire a demand for  the reform of legal procedure.  Coal and Oil Notice  Notice is hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply to the Chief  Commissioner of Lands for a license to  prospect for coal and petroleum on the  following described lands in the Similkameen District: commencing at a  post planted at the southeast corner of  pre-emption Lot 685, thence 80 chains  west; thence 80 chains north; thence 80  chains east; thence 80 chains south to  point of commencement, containing  640 acres more or less.  Located this ISth day of December,  1910. S. J. Miller,  J. H. East, Agent.  Coal and Oil Notice  Notice is hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply to the Chief  Commissioner of Lands tor a license to  prospect for coal and petroleum on the  following described land in the Similkameen District: commencing at a post  at the southeast corner of Pre-emption  Lot 685, thence south 40 chains; thence  west 160chains, thence north 40chains;  thence east 160 chains to point of com-  mencement, containing 640 acres more  or less.  Located this 15th day of December,  1910. \      G. M. Fripp,  J. H. East, Agent.  Stomach Blood and  Liver Troubles  Much sickness starts with weak stomach, and consequent  poor, impoverished blood. 'Nervous and pale-people lack  good, rich, red blood. Their stomachs need invigorating  for, after all, a man cap be no stronger than his stomach.  A remedy that makes the -Jtontach strong and the liver  active, makes rich red blood ond overcomes and drives  out disease-producing bacteria end cures a whole multitude of diseases.  *���>..  - Get ria of your Stomach Weakness and  Liver Laziness by taking a courts of  Dr. Piirce'is Golden Medical Discovery  ~the great Jtowach Restorative, Liver  Invlsiorator and  Blood Gleanser.  You can't afford to accept any medicine o�� unknown  composition as a substitute for "Golden Medical Discovery," which is a medicine of known composition; having  u complete list of iugredients in plain English on its bottle-wrapper, same being attested as correct under oath.   Or. Pierce's Pleatwat Pellets regulate and iavisorate Stomach, Liver anil Bowel*.  thence west80 chains; thence north 80  chains, thence eaat 80 chains to point  of commencement, containing* 640 acres  more or less.  Located  this  16th day of December,  1910. A. H. Noyes,  J* H. Easl, Agent.  Coal and Oil Notice  Notice is hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply tc theChief  Commissioner of Lands for a license to  prospect for coal and petroleum on tha  following described lands in the Similkameen District: commencing at a  post planted about 40 chains south of  the northwest cornerof Lot 422: thence  south 80 chains; thence east 80 chains;  thence north 80 chains; thence west  80 chains to pointof commencement,  containing 640 acres more or lea*.  Locateo this 15th day of December,  1910. Martha W. Kingston,  J. H. East, Agent.  �� GRE  X^-fr.fr mfp .fr % 4, 4, ,fr ,fr ��, .frp.fr .frfr,fr ,fr ,fr + + + fr fr fr  ��**  *  *++*+** *fr-f*+*+;$+++-fr+* *f -f -f-f***  E-lectric current supplied for Power, Lighting,  Heating and Ventilating. Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with  absolute guarantee of coatinuous power service  Get Onr Rates. We Can Save Yon Money  1  i  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy  never disappoints those who use it for  obstinate coughs, colds and irritations  of the throat and lungs. It stands unrivalled as a remedy for all throat and  lung diseases. Sold by all druggists,  and dealers  Subscribe to your town paper���the  Boundary Creek Times and keep  posted on all that is happening���only  $2.00 a year in advance; $1.00 for  six months.  Have you a weak throat? If so,  you cannot be too careful. You cannot begin treatment to early. Each  cold makes you more liable to another and the last is always the harder  to cure. If you will take Chamberlain's Cough Remedy at the outset  you will be saved much trouble. Sold  by all druggists and dealers.  If you are a subscriber of the  Times and not paid up, $2.00 from  you would be very acceptable.  OVER 08 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  Tradc Marks  Designs  Copyrights Ac.  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Sold by  all neindeslen.  ���SS �� J5t***rTubtsct  Coal and Oil Notice  Notice is hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply tothe Chief  Commissioner of Land and Works for  a license to prospect for coal and petroleum on the following described  lands in the Similkamjen District:  commencing at a post planted at the  southeast corner of lot 424, thence east  80 chains; thence north 80 chains;  thence west 80 chains; thence south to  point of commencement, containing  640 acres more less.  Located thiB 16th day of December,  1910. Frank L. Smith,  J. H. East, Agent.  Coal and Oil Notice  Notice ia hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply to the Chief  Commissioner of Lands for a license to  prospect for coal and petroleum on the  following lands in the Similkameen  District: commencing at a post planted  at the southwest corner of Lot 424;  thence north 80 chains; thence east 80  chains; thence south 80 chains; thence  w*st 80-Jchains to point of commene-  ment, containing 640 acres more or  less. Located this 16th day of December 1910. F. H. Knight,  J. H. East, Agent  Coal and Oil Notice  Notice is hereby given that 30 days  from date I intend to apply to the Chief  Commissioner of Lands for a license  to prospect for coal and petroleum on  the following described lands iu the  Similkameen District: commencing at  a post planted at the southeast corner  of   Lot   687:   thence   south 80 chains-  Do you owe the Boundary Creek  Times for your subscription? Your  paper label tells the story. Bring it  in.    It will be very acceptable.  FRATERNAL SOCIETIES  Pacific Hotel  Grikg & Morrison, Prop.  The Pacific is the Headquarters  for Commercial aad Mining Men  Is steam-heated, electric lighted;  the rooms are large and cosy.  Phe Best Cuisine between  Winnipeg and the Coast.  aimam aZ_ aammai mBa mBa uHA aJL, ^Ha ^fl_  ^9wa *^f ^mt^ ^*^ ^my   ^mr   ^_^ ^^a,    ^V^  WATER NOTICE  r  GREENWOOD  and MIDWAY  KJt  Leaves   Greenwood at 7 a.m. to  connect with Spokane train; and  at 1 p.m. with Keremeos train.  J. McDonell.  ik  A  NOTICE Is hereby -riven tbat an appll  tion .will be made nnder part V. ot  " Water Act, 1909.V to obtain a license In tl  Sim ilka-maStr-Dlvision of Tale District.  (a.) TUe name, address and occupation of th  applicant. Jerome McDonell, Anaconda, B. C  Farmer.       .....  (b.) The name of the lake, stream or sonrcf*'  Spring- oin Little Frank mineral claim on SontV  Xind creek.    . % >  (c.J  The point of diversion Is at the spri  close to the northwest, corner of Little Fran]  mineral claim.  (d.l The quantity of water applied for,  cubic feet per second, is Ten'(10) inches (ll  cubic feet).  'e.) The character of the proposed worl  Pipes and flumes.  (f.) The premises on which the water te  be used.   My pre-emption No. 293S.  (g.) The purposes for which the water is  be used.   Irrigation. >  '  (h.)   If for Irrigation  describe the land  tended to be Irrigated, -firing- acreage,  pre-emption  No.  2935, consisting of 28 ac:  more or less.  (jj   Area of Crown land Intended to be  pied by the proposed works.   None.  (k.)   This notice was posted on the lOttt  of September, 1910, and application will be  to the Commissioner on the 25th day of Octi  ber, 1910.  (1.) Give the names and addresses of -an  riparian proprietors or llcencees who or whot  lands are likely to be affected by the propose  works, either above or below the outlet. * Tb.  pipe will cross Hamilton mineral,claim, owne  by W. J. Harris, Spokane, Washington,  Little Frank mineral claim, owned by Ji  J. McDonnell, Anaconda, B. C  JEROME McDQNELL. _  Anaconda. B.C  soccqi  MASONIC  Regular monthly meetings of Greenwood  Lodge No. 28, A. F. & M., are held on the first  Thursday of each month at Fraternity Hall,  Government street. Visiting brethren cordially  welcomed. W. ELSON, W. M. J. S. BIRNIE,  Secretary.  I. 0. 0. F.  Boundary Valley Lodge No. 38, meets every  Tuesday evening at 8 p. m. lu the I. O. O F  hall. F. E. BROWN, N. G. GREV POND,  V. G. WALTER MURRAY. Rec. Sec. A  hearty welcome to all visiting brothers.  KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS  Greenwood Lodge, K. of P., meets every  Wednesday evening at 8 p. m. in K,P. Hall.  W. JOHNS, V. C. AUSTIN LOGAN, K. of R.  and S.   WM. LAWSON, CvC.  W. F. M.  Greenwood Miners' Union No. 22, meets every  Saturday evening in Union Hall, Copper street,  at 7:30 p. m., and at Mother Lode mine every  Friday evening at 7:30 p. m. LESTER MACKENZIE, Secretary.  REBEKAHS  Greenwood Rebekah Lodge No. IS, I. O. O. F.  meets first and third Mondays of each month  at I. O. O. F. Hall. MRS. THOMPSON, N. G.  MRS. AGNES FLEMING, V. G. ROBERT  HALCROW, Rec. Sec.  IMLtSIl!  CO., LT'D.  ���p ip *��� ip ��c ir��? if jc ir ip ar jc ��r ** ��p **c  k  %  %  *��  *��  1  ���I  Saturday last* stage -leases,."���  Mother Lode6 p.m. Returning*, J  leaves Greenwood 10 p. nu Z?   ���    ���_-, *  Green-wood Office 5  NORDEN   HOTEL*  * ���"'.���.��������������� ]-v  jtjitjiijit ji ji ji ,* jt ji ji jr ji ji ji-ji dt  New Edition of the  COPPER HANDBOOK  Vol. VIII., issued May, 1909, contain  1,500 pages,. with nearly SOporcen  more matter than the preceding editiojfc  The chapters with mine description  'and on statistics have been carefnU  revised and the bulk of the matti  therein is-  Leaves Mothei Lode  9.30  a.  ta  6:30  P-  rn.  Leaves Greenwood  ; 2:00  p..  m.  8:30  P-  m.  AT THE CHURCHES  Methodist ��� Rev. I. B. Hibbert  will conduct services in the Methodist  Church every Sunday. Morning, 11  a. m.; Sunday School, 3 p. m. Evening.  7:30,  Presbyterian���St. Columba. Services will be conducted morning and  evening, 1] a. m. and 7.30 p. m. Sunday School 2.30 p. m. Rev. J. A.  Petrie, minister.  Anglican���St. Jude's. Services:  Holy Communion at 8:30 a. tn., on 1st,  3rd, and Sth Sundays; Holy Communion at 8:30 a. m., 1st, 3rd and 5th Sundays; morning prayer at 11 a. m.;  evening prayer at 7:30 p. m.; Sunday  school at 2:30 p. m. Rev. F. M. Hilton, vicar.  Catholic���Church of the Sacred  Heart.���Divine service 1st, thirdand  fourth Sunday in each month. Holy  mass at 10 a. m.; vespers and benediction at 7:30 p. ni.; Sunday school at  2:30 p.m. Rev. J. A. BKP-.RP, O. M.I.  pastor.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  /. H. HALLETT  Barrister, Soucitok,  Notary Ptblic.  Cable Address:      ���*Hjozxtt.'K '���  (Bedford M'Neill's       ' .  Codes < Morelng & Neal'a  I Lelber's  Qaaaawooo. B. O.  C. AE. SHAW.  Dominion and Provincial  Land Sohvbyor,  Gaaaawooo, B. O.  P. O. Box 57, Phone 32.  ENT1RE_V N_W  '*$  m  1(1  WILLIAM FLEMING,  TRANSFER BRAYING  Furniture Moving a Specialty.  Leave orders at Matthews' Cigar Store.  H. W. FARMER eft CO.,  REAL ESTATE AGENTS,  Rock Creek, B. C  For Sewing Machine Needles and  Oil see A. L. "White, the Stove and  Furniture man.    Phone 16.  ���: '- v."-r   '���! y -"S-Y%  There are 25 chapters. *  ��� jCoverin'g 'Copper History, Geologj  Geography, Chemistry, Mineralogy  Mining, Milling, Leaching, Smelti: *  Renting, Brands-, Grades, ifmpjt'ritii  Altoys, Uses, :Sn-b-stitn*t_,Teir_i*aoli  Deposits by Districts, States.Count  and Continents, Mines in Detail, S'  tistlcs of Production, Consumption, Ib  ports, Exports, Finances, Dividend  etcj   ;.���'-'      ���'���",': '  The Copper Handbook is conceded!  the ' ' ���' * j  World's Standard Referent  Book otfCoppar.    /  The,; Copper Handbook cont���nsj-ii 1  this new and greatly enlarged edition I  about 50 per cent. ���more matter, tha  the'Bible-ithoughr riotv riccetairily?  better book because of'its great bulk  Itis filled with FACTS of vital im  portahce to.* *' ��� ���  THE INVESTOR >"  'THE SPECULATOR  THE METALLURGIST  THE} CONSUMER   ';  ;;���-. .,..., THE MINER'  Price is $5 in Buckram with gilt to-fl  or$7.50in genuine full library morocc<|l  TERMS are most liberal.   Send nvf  mone'y, bufcorder the book sent to yoiv  ad carriage  charges   prepaid, on on,*  week's approval, to be returned if  nr  satisfactory, or paid for if it suits. Ca��  ybp afford col to see the book and jui  for yourself of its value to you ?'  WRITE NOW to the. editor and put  lisher,  HORACE X SEErVENS  36, sheldon building, hougi  ton;m2ch., u.s.a.  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE  TIMES  - �����!--r���� *��.-T.  i*8*?*^!^ ���?'��.;������  ...n. THE  BOUNDARY CREEK TIMES  FIREMAN  TO  ..-:-. George H. Duff us of Robertson St., Fort William, a  C. P. R. fireman, says: " The water gauge of my locomotive  burst and scalded the whole left side of my face terribly. I  had a box of Zam-Buk in my pocket, which I was using for a  sore on my lip, and when I had recovered from the first shock  of the accident, I produced the balm and had it applied freely  to the scalded parts. I was suffering acute agony, but within  a wonderfully short time Zam-Buk gave rne ease. I was able  to continue my journey and upon reaching home, I obtained  more Zam-Buk and continued the treatment. Zam-Buk acted  wonderfully well, and in a few days had the wound nicely  healing. I don't know anything so fine as Zan>Buk as a  healer of burns, scalds, cuts, and similar injuries, which  workers' are so liable to, and, in my opinion, a box of Zam-  Buk sh.-ulJ be kept handy in every worker's home."  Similkameen Valley at or near Allison  or Princeton and thence by the most  feasible route tp the Granite Creek  coal areas near the junction of Granite Creek wtth the Tulameen river.  They will petition parliament at its  next session for authority to build this  line to Granite Creek. The Kettle  Valley has already announced its purpose of constructing several other  branch lines in Similkameen and  Southern Okanagan-  down of some part of the plant, an  accident, or any emergency affecting  both life and property, justifies many  times over the investment paid.  Zanr.-li-il- wid ��!<�� on i nml a sure cure for cold sores,  ohartpe-l liau ;m, t.-- > ��� '���.'. , nl.ni>, blooil-jiuison, varicose sores,  jii .'i-', ��.? tip .<. iv.< ;in_; i ini. in United patches, babies' erup-  lii>.ia und cu. jilted jj.u.'ij., lu ��,. burns, br.nses, and. skin iu-  .j-.uii's i-i-fittihy. All (1 uggistt and stores sell at SOc. b.ix or  ���.������i��nt heo liom Zaru-i'nk Co.. Toronto, u_.ini l'oceipt of price.  FREE SOX  Send this Cou-on  and a lu. st imp lo  Zam-Buk Co., und  troo trial box of  Ztrn-Bnlt will bo  untiled you.  [MINES AND MMNGf  ��� ��� ��  The annual convention of the District Association No. 6 of the Western Federation of Miners, was held  in Nelson, starting Tuesday, Jan. 10.  A contract will soon be. let for 50  feet of tunneling on the coal property  at Bergen, mine 9 miles west of Midway. _^   The deepest vertical shaft in the  world is in the Tamarac mine, near  Houghton Mich, lt is 5,353 feet  deep.    The Fife mine, on Christina lake,  is to be thoroughly explored by a  .diamond drill. A contract has been  let for 5,000 feet.of diamond drilling  on the property.  j  From the New Dominion Copper  company's Rawhide mine,  Phoenix,  about 600 tons a day has been going  to Greenwoods    An increase to 1,000  , tons a day is expected from this mine.  will result in a production or over 25,-  000,000 pounds of copper at a cost of  not oyer 10/-2, and possibly under 10  cents a pound. This will give the  company net earnings of $4.50 to $5  per share with copper selling at 13  cents a pound.���Boston Commercial.  A general meeting of the shareholders of the St. Eugene Consolidated Mining Co., the Rossland Power Co., the War Eagle Consolidated  Mining &��� Development Co., Ltd.,  and the Centre Star Mining*Co.,  Ltd., is to be held at Rossland on  Monday, Feb. 6 next for the purpose  of receiving the liquidators' reports.  Mother Lode mine has well maintained its ore production, its out-put  for 1910 having been placed at 364,-  000 tons. A large tonnage is to be  required from it, for efforts are being,  and will continue to be made to keep  its production up to 36,000 tons  monthly.    The Oro Denoro shipped.9,339  tons during the year, but has not recently been worked. The company  has for years owned a three-fourths  interest in the Emma mine situated  near Oro Denoro, but production is  not likely to aeain be made until a  satisfactory agreement can be made  with the owners of the smaller interest.   The Jack Pot group shipped 16,783  tons of ore in 1910. The C P. R.  company during the year completed  a three-mile-spur from its Eholt-  Phoenix branch to the mine, and since  then ore has been shipped regularly at  an average rate of about 100 tons  daily.    '    The Lone Star has available a tonnage estimated at about 300,000 tons  of gold-copper ore. An aerial tramway, 29,000 feet between terminals,  is nearily completed.  v Granby's new management is making plans to operate the property this  Vear to the full capacity of its smelt-  ing plant.    Itis anticipated that this  Ontario's silver output last year  was 27,000,000 ounces according to  the annual report of the department  of mines* The total value of the  mineral output of the province was  about ��43,000,000 or practically half  the total of Canada. Deputy Minister  Gibson states that there is ground for  the hope that the long record of disappointment in connection with gold  mining in Ontario will be broken.  The Kettle Valley Railway company purposes the construction of a  branch from a point on its main line  already authorized to a point in  the  Atthe company's Napoleon mine  there is an estimated quantity of about  100,000 tons of oxidized ore overlaying the sulphide and a 10 stamp  mill has been erected and is being  equipped to treat this ore.  Herosim in Mine  The conspicious heroism displayed by the late F. D. Alder-  son of Hosmer in connection with  the recent lamentable disaster at  the Believue mines in the neighbor Province of Alberta, has been  recognized by the Provincial Government in the passage of an or-  der-in-council granting- to the  widow of the deceased a gratuity  of $500, supplementing the  amount of the public subscription  iu her behalf which have recently  been made by the people of the  Kootenay. These subscriptions  when completed will, it is- expected, amount to between $1000 and  $1500.   Parliament of G. B.  The programme for the new  British parliament has been set  forth succinctly by Winston Chur-  chll in these words: "The Unionist Party have got to make up  their minds to the Liberal solution of the great problems of the  day. 'Abolition of the Veto of  the House of Lords; Disestablishment of the Welch Church,'  'Maintaince of Free Trade.'  'Grant of self-government for  Ireland.' and 'Abolition on plural  voting."'  Correction  la our summary of City Council proceedings last Wednesday  evening, it was made to appear  that the Council consented to  grant a license for the boxing  match. It was not so, as the council referred the matter to the  police commissioners' for them to  deal with.  New Scale of Advertising.  The newspapers of Phoenix,  Grand Forks and Greenwood have  adopted the following scale of  prices for legal advertising for  the year 1911:  Application for liquor license,  30 days, $4,00.  Certi6cateof improvement notices, 60 days. $7.50.  Application to purchase land  notices, 60 days, $7.50.  Delinquent Co-owner notice;*,  90 days, ��10.00.  Water notices, 30 days, $15.00.  All olher legal advertising nol  included in the above, 12 cents  per single column line for the  first insertion and 8 cents a line  for each subsequent insertion.  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is a  very valuable medicine for throat and  lung troubles, quickly relieves and  cures painful breathing and a dangerously sounding cough which indicates  congested lungs. Sold by all druggists and dealers.  Before you take your departure from  Greenwood subscribe for your home  paper, Si for six months, or $2 a ye*i.  You will find it full of interest to you  wherever you are.  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is  .not a common, everyday cough mixture. It is a meritorious remedy for  all the troublesome and dangerous  complications resulting from a cold in  the head, chest or lungs. Sold by  all druggists and dealers.  MINING EDITORIALS.  From the B. C. Mining Record:  One of the best oil experts of California writes us: "There is no question but that many of these promotions  in oil have absolutely no chance of  making money except for the promoter."    An Eastern mining engineer who  has been examining conditions in  Kootenay is credited with the opinion  that the country is favorable to deep  development and that if such a policy  is adopted many of the old mines will  develop into profitable enterprises,  while conditions are favorable to the  opening of new producers.  The busiests and mightiest little  thing that ever was made is Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets.  They do the work when-ever vou  require their aid. These tablets  change weakness into strength, list���  Iessness into energy, gloominess into  joyousness. Their action is so gentle one don't realize they have taken  a purgative. Sold by all druggists and  dealers.  Cough Insurance  Insure  yourself against colds  ' and coughs with a 36 cent bottle of  Mathieu's  Syrup  .   of Tar and  Cod Liver Oil  This famous  preparation is not  only a cure, bnt  a preventive of  throat and lung  troubles. Take it  in time.  It is the most successful Cough Remedy in Canada.  l,arge battle 36 cents; sH dealers.  J.i.Hs_esC��^rMs/s.  _trke��_��. ��ac  For Sale by J. L. White, druggist  The Damper Lever of a  Wood Furnace  is where it ought to be���at the front, readily reached without  groping in the dark or taking unnecessary steps. A turn of  the lever instantly changes the draft so the fire is quickened  or checked, at will. Turned on, McClary's Magnet Wood*  Furnace produces the strongest heat in a few minutes; and  the nickelled steel tubes radiate this heat for hours after  the draft is shut off. because of this stored heat McClary's  Magnet Wood Furnace is economical and a continuous roaring fire is unnecessary. The heat that goes up the smoke pipe  of ordinary wood furnaces, goes into the register pipes of the  Magnet. ��� Like the position of the damper, the Magnet Wood  Furnace is sight all through. Right in principle, right in construction; right in materials. See the Magnet at the McClary  agent's in the nearest town. Write to nearest McClary branch  for booklet, giving a detailed description. Free, postpaid.  Clary$  That mining investment is the  soundest and most profitable of all  when made under the advice of competent engineers and managed with  capability and integrity, is evident  from the fact that for the first eight  months of last year 120 mines paid  $48,301,333 in dividends, and this  despite the abnormal prices of all  metals. What other industry or system of investment can snow such results? It the same period seven  smelting companies paid dividends  amounting to $11,269,600.  511  London, Toronto, Montrtal, WlnnlpsQ, Vanoouvor, 8t John, Hamilton, Calaary.  "All mines should be equipped  with telephones." That sentence  has been repeated thousands of tim es  The far-sighted operators are responsible most wisely to the appeal, for it  requires only a few minutes' figuring  for them to see that with standard  apparatus to be used at reasonable  prices, the installation of a system of  telephones throughout their property  is a most profitable investiment not  only from the fact that it affords safe-;  ty to a very large degree but because  of the* economies of time that it affects  in the mine management. A reliable  telephone system enables a superintendent to communicate instantly  with the important parts of his plant.  The saving in time and money which  it effects by reliably transmitting and  receiving orders where there is a temporarily suspension of power, a shut-  ttltfBk.S)y. FtfOIL cuAs.  MADAME CURIE  The Famous Discoverers of Radium  All the known radium in the world could be put into a tablespoon, yot  thia less than an ounce of the magic metal has set the scientists of two continents guessing at this new conundrum of nature. The answers are very  ���wonderful, very stimulating, but very unsatisfactory, so far as the theories  are concerned, that seek to explain this rebel element which seems to defy  so outrageously Nature's strictest laws. To M. Pierre. Curie, a modest chemist, and his wife, belongs the honor of discovering the miraculous metal.  They are poor, hard-working people, consecrated to science,, caring little  for wealth or fame or position. Reserved and conservative, they speak with  extreme caution as to their discovery made in 1898; although the non-scientific world has just awakened to the revelation in the past two years.  In a little, old-fashioned house at the extreme end of Paris, near the  outer boulevard, whose criminals have given the section an unsavory nam".  Uvea the devoted couple with their one child and M. Curie's father, who is  also a famous chemist. Some years ago Mile. Sklodowski, a poor Polish girl.  went from Warsaw, her native town, to Paris to study. She had talent ana  pluck for the double fight against poverty and opposition. Her first trium;>ii  was when she entered a compe'ttive examination for higher mathemntirs.  Her success was so overwhelm! i*-g that the other competitors were eclips-i'-l  and eliminated. Not having nion^y enough to enter one of the regular sclioo -���-.  she entered a municipal working-class institute, where M. Curie directed tins  laboratory.   Soon she was his assistant and a little later his wife.  Some of the experiments of Becquerel ou tho adio-activity of uraiiui;*-  specially, appealed to her, and she determined to experiment on the r<-fu.'�� ->������*>  of pitchblende, from which uranium !*����� taken. It was then considered ��**>:���':*.���  less. like the culm of our coalfields. She drew her husband irto th" s--v ��� h  and it took four years to get'-mongh traces of this metal, worth thro? t'noi-  rand tinifs its w-.-iglit in pure gold, to show its properties. IIer *������-;'���' <>~  radium won fnr her the degree- of Doctor *>r Physical Science.  As -i prain ot' musk will perfume u ior.ni for a. century or more ������'������v  stniitiy thiov.in:* off fine particles without d-jcrenKing its v.oij-l*.t. -o ���:���:"���-.  b"*mba-*'i'' ;!:" 'ther with lifr'r.t. heal, energy, and half a do-en -rYcc- r ���������..'���  lo*.**" rT*-"-!'.'. ������i:'-*.*",i ���,*,:>i-ec'-Jb!f- loss 'irei i:i ;i lliousand mill:-*:* ���������-���?r* :l ���-.)������'  lia.'t? Ic^t ur.'i-y '.i-*.-Tniiiicnth of its h'lll; i: i* th- ������n'li'^v *.',o::' ������ :.-��� .->* ;"...  laetals. i--:-::>*t :*-'' ���* ***i<-*iitg but never gr ���kihk mei..su;auiy j.uao.:-.  Piping Hot Water Always Ready  for every occasion, v, ii!; ihe K'.ri,:,Mi;,v Ste;-! Raiij1^,  without " driving " tin- nr.-- .,r \va-;,iiii�� fuel.-, 'flu:  generous firebox is builL .������> th'tt it,.- v.'aier in-itts wry  rapidly as it passes 'lin.ii.yn \],v Avai.-r -'runt; and  gives a plentiful supply. One Uiili iiMinliy eirfpties  the boiler heated by an wi'dinurv runv-c.-with the  result that the rest <;1' the family must v*.;,it fur more  water to heat. Not ---, v.i'l: vl- i.-il.r attached to  the water front of a  KOOTfNAY  because the Kootenay never fails tu heat as much  water as is required and a? fast ,-)S n is used. The  nearest McClary Agent will make clear to you the  reasons why you ought, to -;rn ,\  Kootenay'. 50  M-Claiy's  London!    Toronto,'   Montreal,    Winnipeg,    Vsncnuver,    St. loha, N.B..    H-milton,    Cnljary  For Sale by Ru'ssell-Law-Canlfieid Co.  THE  Boundary  Creek  -IS TIIK ���  PIONEER WE  -OF THE----  Crock iii ill  Send for the paper,  Subscribe for it,  Advertise in it  And let us do  .0  -%..  .?    *-��_ Wfrt^i+����^u^-W>-*^-^U��~��fc*fc"'.i-M^tlM*AlMrf -..,C1J��^  THE   BOUNDARY CREEK TIMES  LO  "The use of alum and ealts of alumina  food should be prohibited."  ���Prof. Wood, Harvard i  Safeguard   Your Food  by Using Aiways  GREENWOOD GRIST  Items of Interest   Picked  Up  Here and There For The  Times Readers,  CREAM  imm-.  BAKING POWDER  Made from Grapes  Its purity, wholesome-  ness and superior  leavening qualities  are never questioned.  Fifty Years the Standard  PHOENIX WINS  Greenwood Unable to Cope  With the Mountain Team  Score 10 to 3  Greenwood and Phoenix hockey  teams met on the ice Thursday  night for the first time this year.  The game at the start was fast  and furious and somewhat rough.  It was noticeable lo the spectators that the Greenwood boys were  not familar wit'i the Phoenix  rink, it being small, and the  mountaiu boys, showed that they  were wise to every posilio-i that  would win tbe "ja'nie. Lack of  practice and team work on the  part of Greenwood is attribu'ed to  the uneven score which was 10 to  3 in favor of Phoenix. When  Phoenix comes here on January  24th they will find a much different team to face, as the Greenwood boy will then have worked  more (ogethor and will be able to  put up a stronger contest.  The attendance was large, and  the size of the crowd is evidence  much interest is being taken in  the sport this season.  13 cents and electrolytic 12 3 4c a  pound. Safes of smail lots of the  later at 12 5 8c bave been reported recently. A break in metal  prices at present is practically  impossible. Producers ..have sold  all their surplus accumulation  they desire to, and many of them  have disposed of their output as  far ahead as tbe end of January.  There is no one to offer prices  down, and it is practically certain that consumers will come into the market and buy heavily  within the next week or two.  TEN YEARS AGO.  (From Boundary  Creek Times ot Jan. 13 1901.;  Civic elections now on, Dan-  can Ross offers for election for  mavor.  Since its opening the skating  rink has been crowded nightly.  An amalgamation of the following firms namely: The Bussell  Hardware Co., W. M. Law Co.,  and Caulfield & Lamont, which  in future will be under one head  of the Russell-Law-Caulfield Co.  They will start business about  the 15th January.  On Sunday the town bell will  be rung for the first time for  church services.  The Metal Market.  Copper    continues   very   dull  with prices unchanged.    Lake is  Master Printers Will Meet.  The second semi-annual meeting of the Boundary and Kootenays Printers' Board" of Trade  will be held in Nelson on Satur.  day, Jan. 21, commencing at 10  a, m. The object of these meetings is to promote a better feeling and understanding between  the employing printers of the  district, and to formulate a uniform scale regulating the price  of legal advertising and pb printing.  Resigns His Position  The retirement of John A McCallum from the position of city  clerk, of Grand Forks, is verv  honestly regretted by our neighbors, but is by no means confined  to that burg. Mac has been too  good a man, not to haye his good  heart reflected among the adjoin-  tng- towns and his friende are  legion.  His successor has his work cut  out for him to fill the bill as  worthlv as our old friend. Aylmer  McCallum.  Sale of Lots \ in Vancouver.  Lots 1 and 2. corner of Venables and Gordon drive; double  corner 66x122 feet; car line will  be through inside of six months;  good opening for a business corner; �� blocks from Hastings street,  church and school in close proximity; concrete sidewalks within  three blocks: streets graded past  property. Price $4,500 cash or  on terms for $5,000; $1,250 down,  balance 6. 12 and 18 months at 7  per cent. Apply to R. J. Muir,  box 3, Greenwood, or C. E. McAllister. Sherman hotel, Vancouver.  I  I  1 Do you want (��li iEmjltal? initial note |  jl paper  and  envelopes  to   write   your jj  I letters on?    If you do  Call at THE TIMES OFFICE  Prices moderate ��  j_-^V��5*>5a*H3NS;>��>55r>5_^_v5^S5^s^  John East made a trip  to  Greenwood from Midway last Saturday-  Alex McDonald went  to  Spokane  on a mining deal last Friday.  Uncle Tom's Cabin at Auditorium  on Friday. Enjoyable for both old  and young.  Gilbert Kay, of Phoenix, secretary  of the Typographical Union, was a  Greenwood guest on last Sunday.  Grand parade of the brass band of  Uncle Tom's Cabin troup on Friday  afternoon at 3:30-    Don't miss it.  Jake Saunders returned from the  coast on Monday, where he has been  sojourning for the last two week.  The Reading club will meet on  Monday next at the residence of Mrs.  Burnet's.  A. L. White's trunk line from  Toronto to Greenwood. He has  got it all stored at the O. I. C.  store.  Mr. and Mrs. Dan Stuart left on  Monday for Slocan City, where they  went on business. They expect to be  gone about ten days.  A. Harry Hook who has been in  Vancouver for sometime, but recently  returned to Greenwood has accepted  a position with the B. C. Copper company.  For Sale���An A. 1. cutter practically new, with pole, $35.00. Apply  A. L. White  Miss Stanton has accepted the position of stenographer in the office of  F. W. McLaine, recently held by  Miss McDougall.  Married���At the home of the  groom Kimberlv Ave, on the evening of Monday, Jan. 9, by the Rev.  J. A. Petrie, Alfred Pontesso and  Beda Aronson, both   of Greenwood-  Father Bedard is going to St.  Mary's hospital, New Westminister,  for a complete rest up until perfectly-  restored in health. His successor is  Rev. Father Lambat, O. M- I. D.  D., formerly director of St. Louis  Colleague, New Westminister. '  The Star Theatre has a change of  dates this week owing to other attractions, especially the Uncle Tom's  Cabin troup who performs on Friday 13th, and on Monday the 16th as  a courtesy of our Hockey boys. See  posters for changes.  The Argo tunnell is now in 400  feet, and working full handed. A  few days ago they bored into a seam  of very good looking rock of the na-  ture of gold bearing quartz  Miss McDougall, who has held the  position as stenographer in the office  of F. W. McLaine, left on Monday  for Nelson, where she has accepted a  similar position. Miss McDougall  has many friends in Greenwood who  will regret to know of her departure.  Mr. and   Mrs. Guy  Wright,   who  were married recently at the   Mother  Lode left last week for Winnipeg   on  their honeymoom trip.    Mr. Wright  ���  is a conductor on the  smelter   train.  They expect to be away two weeks.  Peter Hermanson, of Phoenix,  walked into the Granby office at Phoenix and demanded a million dollars  cash down. His action clearly showed  him in a demented state. He was  taken in charge and will be sent to  New Westminister.  An Italian at Phoenix named Antonio was arrested for carrying concealed weapons. This has brought to  light a mis demeanor on the part of  some merchants who are selling shooting arms indiscriminately contrary to  theact in the criminal code.  Under the auspices of the Greenwood   Hockey  club" a boxing match  evening at the Auditorium. There is  every indication that the event will  prove one worthy of patronage, especially to those who are lovers of the  manly sport. The main bout between Smith and McCarthy is the attractive feature, but two good preliminaries is promised to furnish great,  sport as well.  Tlie annual vestry meeting of St.  Jude's church took place on Wednesday evening last. The- rector,  treasurer and secretary reports read  and heartily approved. The auxiliaries reports were also of a very pleasing nature. G. B. Taylor rectors  warden, and E. R. Redpath as  peoples warden are again elected for  the ensuing year and also Robt Wilson as secretary and treasurer.  A public meeting on Wednesday  evening was well attended. The  platform of the nominees for mayor,  Messrs. Mcintosh and Holmes, who  enunciated their views and purposes  in a lucid and emphatic manner. A.  number of those present also expressed  their views and opinion and especially  the remarks of C. J. McArthur were  most sensible md to the point.  The following were registered at  the Imperial this week: I. M. Doyle,  W. C. Webster, E. D King, Spokane; C. V. Brennan, D. W.Campbell, D. C. Fraser, Nelson; A. M.  Whiteside, Thos. Allice, H. J. Bid-  deson, Vancouver; Chas. Bissell,  Phoenix; J H. Methot and child,  Myncaster; Chas H. Bush, Denver,  Col.  The annual meeting of St. Judes  Guild was held on Tuesday, Jan. 10,  in "the Hall" when the officers for  the ensuing year were elected- Mrs.  Proctor being unanimously chosen as  president, and Mrs. Shaw vice-president It was decided that in future  the weekly meettng should be held  each Tuesday in "the Hall" at 2:30  p. m.. New members will be welcomed. The Guild is willing to undertake orders of needlework on application being made to the secretary  Mrs. Musgrave Hilton.  The Greenwood Typographical  Union met in the Ledge office last  Sunday. The regular business of the  meeting was transacted. Two applications were received and will be  balloted on at the next regular meeting, which will probably be held in  Grand Forks. The members enjoyed some good cigars, a present from  Dr. Matheson, of Kelowna, who is  an honorary member of the union.  The annual meeting]of St. Columba Presbyterian church, will be held  on Thursday evening, January 19th,  at 8 p. m. Reports from the board  of managers and other committees  will be presented for consideration by  the congregation- A full attendance  of members and adherents, would be  very gratifying to the pastor and officers of the church.  Installation"of the newly elected  officers for the ensuing year, of  Boundary Valley Lodge 1. O. O- F.  took place on Tuesday evening last.  The instalation officers being assisted  by their brother officers of Gateway  Lodge, Grand Forks, and also Snow-  shoe Lodge, Phoenix. After the installation a banquet was served- the  members and officers-elect. The following officers were lected: Noble  Grand, Grey Pond; Vice Grand W.  C. Murray; Rec Sect., W. Phillips;  Fin. Sect., A. Braithwaite; Conductor, R. Halcrow; Warden, W.  Swayne; O. G., A. Logan; T. G.,  S. P. Dixon; R. S. N. G., W. B.  Fleming; L. S. N. G��� J. A- Jaynes; R. S. V- G , Robt Muir; L. S-  V. G , Emile Clerf,  prople of Greenwood and especially so to those who have had the  pleasure of knowing this company  elswhere, as the fact that they  have made a speciality of Uncle  Tom's Cabin and have been touring the U. S. and Canada for  over 30 years, should be sufficient  guarantee of their ability to produce this famous play at its best.  Grand parade and bmss band  selections, on Copper street, Friday at 3:30 p. m., Jan. 13th  NOTICE is hereby given that application will be made to the Legislative  Assembly of the Province of British  Columbia at its next session for an Act  to incorporate The Greenwood-Phoenix  Tramway Company, Limited, with  power to run,'construct excavate and  maintain a tunnel through and under  the mountain lying east of the City of  Greenwood, in the county of Yale,  from a point on the Nels in mineral  claim, which claim' adjoin the cist  boundary of said City of Greenwood  to a point at cr near the Victoria mineral claim under the City of Phoenix;  and for the purposes of the undertaking to run exploring and branch working tunnels from the main tunnel; also  to sink or raise mining, working or  ore shafts along the line or course of  the said tunnel or its branches; to explore for minerals by the use of drills,  shafts or excavations; to construct,  maintain aud operate by electricity"or  otherwise tramways and roadways for  the purpose of carrying ores, or as may  be otherwise required to erect and  maintain crushing, electrical, hydraulic, concentrating or smelting works or  for plants and deal in the products of  the same; to supply, sell and dispose  of light or power, and to erect and  place any electric line, cable or other  electrical apparatus, above or below  ground, along, over and across streets,  bridges and lands; to erect, constru t  and maintain any darn, raceway, flume  or other contrivance, or plan for diverting aud utilizing water, or for  drainage, and to construct all works  necessary to obtain and make water  power available; to carry ou the business of mining in all its branches; to  purchase and deal in ores; to enter into  any agreements and make contracts  with persons or companies owning  any interest iu mining lands or otherwise, contiguous to the said tunnel  and tb receive compensation for the  use of the tunnels or works of the Com  pany, and for drainage or other benefits derived from the tunnels or branches; to acquire and takeover the busi  ness of the Phoenix Tramway Com-  yany, a company incorporated under  the Tramway Company Incorporation  Act, and to acquire and obtain all  concessions, bonuses, or other rights  and privileges belonging to said Company; to purchase, lease or otherwise  acquire and hold patents, machinery,  lands, premises, buildings and all real  and personal property necessary lo  carry out the objects of the Company  with all necessary or incidental rights.  powers and privileges as may be necessary: incidental or conducive to the  attainment of the above objects or any  of them.  Dated at Greenwood, B. C, this 24th  day of December. A.D, 1910.  I. H, HALLETT.  Dec. 30. Solicitor for Applicant.  MINERAL ACT  Form F.  Certificate  of Improvement  Notice���"Arlington" and "Head  light" Mineral Claims, situate in the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale  District.    Where   located���In    Arlington Camp.  Take Notice���That I, Isaac H.  Hallett, as agent for William Frederic Proctor, Free Miner's Certificate  No. B29169, intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of the above  claims.  And further take notice that action,  under section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of suce Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 15th day of September,  A. D. 1910.���  I. H. HALLETT.  Collection Letters  "Vancouver Merchants have given  systems a three year trial and are satisfied."  I will send copies of three specially  drafted "COLLECTION LETTERS" upon receipt of ONE DOLLAR, and invite you to investigate  the statement at the top.  Thos- Connor,  Room 3, Court House Block,  Vancouver, B. C.  For Sale at a Bargain���One  Solid Oak Show Case, also  One Solid Oak Hall Rack  with Mirror. The Hunter  Kendrick Co., Ltd.  Hot house lettuce and raddishes received fresh each week at Russell-  Law-Caulfield Co.  Make use of thc want ad. column.  It will do the work for you at less cost  and be more effectual.  Dig up your subscription to your  home paper���terms are in advance  Let us have it, please.  Uncle Tom's Cabin  The  announcement  of   Uncle  Tom's  Cabin  to   appear   at  the  Auditorium, on   Friday,   Jan. 13,  under the management of Mason  and smoker will take place tomorrow   Bros.    Will be glad news to  the  JAMES  Photographer  aataaamaaammmmamsmasaiMUUJMsatBam  DIC AD WOOD  ST.  GREENWOOD,   B, C.  Has   a   new   equipment for  Photo work and can turn out  as good work as any in the  land.    Give him a trial.  B. C. Hair Goods Emporium  Announces to the ladies of British  Columbia that by recent importations  theis stock of Hair goods is most complete in all particulars. Wigs, toupees,  transformation pompadours, switches,  puffs and curls, all of which will be  furnished at less money than you can  obtain by ordering abroad. This  business is my especial calling, and  being thoroughly understood, we are  in a position to guarantee perfect satisfaction to those who favor us with  their patronage. Our new catalogue  will be mailed on application by post  card, and which will be found most  useful. We also make up switches  out of your own hair combings, prices  ranging from $1.00 to $2.50. Our  mail order department has the most  prompt attention.  LEO MUELLER  Masonic Temple,  Vancouver, B. C.  YyYI  SEALED TENDERS address.-f#to  the undersigned, and endorsed "Render for Public Building, at Glqind  Forks, B. C-" will be received atf  this office until 4.00 P. M., on Wednesday, December 28, 1910, for the  construction of a Public Building at  Grand Forks, B  C  Plans,   specification  and  form   of {  contract can  be  seen:., and  forms of  tender obtained  at  the . office of Mr/.,  Wm.   Henderson, resident architect,/ f  Victoria, B. C, at the  Post  Officei  Grand   Forks,   and   at this Depart \  ment-  Persons tendering are notified that  tenders will not be considered unless  made on the printed forms supplied,  and signed with their actual signatures, stating their occupations and  places of residence. In the cases of  firms, the actual signature, the nature  of the occupation, and place of residence of each member of the firm  must be given.  Each tender must be accompanied  by an accepted cheque on a chartered  bank, payable to the order of the  Honorable the ' Minister of Public  Works, equal to ten per cent (10 p,  c.) of the amount of the tender,  which will be forfeired if the person  tendering decline to enter into a contract when called upon to do so, or  fail to complete the work contracted  for. If the tender be not accepted"  the check will be returned.  The Department does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender. _    :  By order,  R. C. DESROCHERS,  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, November 24, 1910.  Newspaper will not be paid for  this advertisement if they insert without authority from the   Department  ���i.  aaass^fiS  Nomac Investment Co.  419-420 Lindelle Blk.  SPOKANE, WASHINGTON  Exclusive Brokers for the sale of the Western  issue of the Greenwood-Pnoenix Tramway Company. We shall be glad to answer any inquiries  regarding this stock. We also handle the stock  of the Boundary Mining and Exploration Co.,  Ltd., and of the Freemont Mining Co.  !Ay  *%.  AT  OUR STORE.  i/STOP THE. CAR.  !j 0. -1. C. Store \����  ���==���'-is\  *7^,  :-li'!   ���;;��� ���������:!'.��� ���-.������:���-������ ,:nn;:i,i   il  ���������?*.*&?>;XY^*i:--<?��r-ijpi2ffi  #-*  :���>���**������  1. .    r! '   ��� -*'�����" '-.-��� .i'm*-'^--!���**'���)j��i*ii  This Is  No recollection of  the past;, no exaggeration of the present, but should b���e a  forecast of the future  A. L. WHITE  this week received hia large  semi-annual   consignment  of   ;��� Y-...y.::.Y.'.  Tinnts, Valises &Snitcases  On account of ihe absence of street troleys ha  had to requisition Mb sled  for transportation from the  depot. Truly the prominence of Greenwood on the  map does not warrant this.  Certainly the size of the  shipment does not.  Call and See It  A.L.WHITE  r  Phone 16  Greenwood, B. C.  ^H^i^3^?��^>S^?S^&&&^�������^S^4  The Coining Year  You will do well to drink  our beer exclusively. You  will find that our  Papst Beer  not only has superlative qualities, but is nourishing. If  you don't know the goodness of our beer begin 1911  by becoming acquainted.  There's both pleasure and  profit in the acquaintance.  Greenwood Ciquor 0o��  IMPQRTERS GREENWOOD  We extend to all our Patrons and  Friends our best wishes for a  Happy and Prosperous New Year  BOOKS, STATIONERY, FANCY GOODS, MAGAZINES, ETC,  ��� ���sy  ��

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