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Array ,-��v  c  :.nW-  LVOJV. 14.  >\*f  ��*<=>- A* �����  GREENWOOD,   B. C,   FRIDAY, JANUARY 14.   1910.  sgi  No. 19  ^..-i  -r=^i  WINTER FOOTWEAR  Our stock of Ladies' and Chil'  dren's Overshoes and Rubbers is  very complete in ail lines/ Best  makes represented,  GIVE US A CALL  GHAS.    F.   STORK  DRY GOODS AND MILLINERY  ^  Greenwood's Big Furnitjutre Store  =^  FOR  LD GOODS  all on T. M.  Gulley & Co.  i a shack or a mansion  at prices to suit all.    .  Agents for Ostermoor Mattresses.  Agents for Bell Pianos and Organs.  Agents for Edison Phonographs.  Everything in the  Furniture Line.  /F  ^  AND  For That Cough  See that our name Is on the label  THOMAS DRUG & MUSIC CO,  THE STORE OF QUALITY.  ?��/  r'  P. BURNS & CO.  Wholesale and Retail Dealers in  i  Poultry and Game  Copper Street, Greenwood, B. C.  THE BOUNDARY MINING  AND EXPLORATION CO.  Outline of the Plans of the Organization and Description of the  Midway Coal Property.  The Boundary Mining; and Exploration Company, Limited, is incorporated under the "Companies'  Act, 1897," as a limited company,  having a capital of one million dollars in shares of one dollar each. Of  the capital stock 740,000 shares are  in the treasury, and 40,000 shares of  this treasury stock are now  offered to  acres, recently sold for a mill site.  An extension of the Canadian Pacific  railway from Midway runs the length  of Lot 637, its present terminus being immediately below the working  tunnel on the property.  The following distances to points  where there is a good market for the  output of the mines will  give an idea  the public to provide funds for the development of the coal properties of  the company- situated about two-and  one-quarter miles west of Midway,  B. C. The company owns 538  acres, more or less, of land oh the  Kettle river, at the point of the coal  discovery, some of this acreage being  fruit land of the first quality. The  company further owns certain mineral  claims and interests in claims which  are considered valuable, and which  will, in time, be developed sufficiently  to be bonded, or sold. It also holds  options on a large number of mines,  mineral claims and timber limits which  are being handled by representatives  of the-company at various points in  the east.  Jt is not proposed to become an  operating company, but rather to act  along the lines of exploration and development, with the view of proving  the values of properties in order to  sell or bond them profitably. In this  province there are great opportunities  for an organization doing business  along these lines, there being many  instances where the expenditure of a  few hundred dollars will increase the  value of a property ten fold. In this  work we are aided by an intimate  knowledge of local and general conditions. We are very conservative in  our operations and have thus far been  able, while adding materially to our  holdings, to keep the balance well on  the right side of the ledger.  The purpose of the present offering of stock is to provide funds for  the development of the coal properties of the company, situated west of  Midway. Only the amount of stock  mentioned in this prospectus will be  sold for the purpose, and we believe  that stock will be at least doubled in  value as soon as we begin our coal  shipments.  LOCATION.  The coal mines are situated on  Lots 422 and 637, in die Similkameen  (formerly OrSoyoos) division of Yale  district.' The lots are owned by the  company, with the exception  of ten  from coal samples from this seam return 66% carbon, 31% volatile matter  and 3% ash. This one seam, if found  of fair width in the tunnel, should  return several times the amount received from the outstanding stock of  the company up to the present time.  OTHER  SHOWINGS.  There are surface indications of  five other coal seams on the company's property. Their extent and  value is as yet entirely problematical,  as no development work has been  done on any of them. It is proposed  to prove the property by drilling at  various points in the flat below the  present workings.  OTHER   HOLDINGS.  The company has staked three  square miles of land to the west of  their ground and proposes, as soon as  the necessary authority is received  from the government, to drill the land  thoroughly. Surface coal is already  located at one point on this acreage,  and the general indications are ail-that  could be desired. The company also  holds under options approximately  three square miles additional, extending west. At two points on this optioned ground coal has already been  proven.  IN GENERAL.  The directors of the company believe that the stock now offered by  them is an investment that is speculative only to a small degree, while the  possible profits are very large. They  can promise an honest and conservative administration of the affairs of  the company. That they have the  confidence of the people "of their locality is indicated by the list of stockholders, all of this vicinity.  I. O. O. R INSTALLATION  of the exceedingly favorable situation:  Midway, 2 X miles.    . ;.-  Greenwood; IT maes?'''  Grand Forks, 28 miles.  B. C. smelter, 10'miles.  New Dominion smelter, 7 miles.  Granby smelter, 28 miles.  Republic, Wash., 38 miles.  Spokane, Wash. ,17-1 miles.  In addition to the above there are a  large number of cities and towns  which are comparatively close at hand  and where the demand for .coal for  domestic and steam purposes . is very  large.  WORK DONE.  The following development work  has been done on the property:  Fifty-foot tunnel on the outcrop,  cutting the seam matter throughout:  Thirty-six-foot shaft, drift and incline, all in seam matter.  Eighty-foot shaft and incline, following the seam between well defined  walls which shows no signs of a break  of any character  Working tunnel from the flat be  low the coal showings which will  crosscut the proven seam at a vertical  depth of about 150 feet. This tunnel is now in about ninety, feet and is  being rapidly pushed to completion.  The initial work, as may be seen,  was done for the purpose of proving,  at the smallest possible expense, the  existence of a considerable body of  the coal. The working tunnel now  being driven will give approximately a  mile of drifting ground irq the main  seam, besides proving the nature of  other seams which show on the surface. The entrance of this tunnel is  sufficiently high above the flat to allow  a gravity tram to be constructed to the  railroad, distant about 500 feet, or a  short spur may be built to the tunnel  entrance.  THE NUMBER ONE SEAM.  The seam varies in the surface  workings between five and ten feet in  width. It is fair to assume that at  least a five-foot seam will be found at  depth, a width most satisfactory for  economical  working.    Assays   made  THE FRECHETTE  ATTACHMENT CO.  The Frechette attachment" company, now being organized to acquire  the patents issued or applied for by  A. A. Frechette, of this city, will  have a capital of $10,000, in ten  thousand shares of -$1 each. The  company is composed of local business men, who intend to manufacture  the inventions of Mr. Frechette, a  steel horse collar guard, and a novel  metal snap for use in harness, and  put them on the market throughout  Canada. American patents are being applied for. It is understood that  the Canadian company will acquire  an Interest in the American patents.  Much local interest is being manifested in the ingenious inventions of  Mr. Frechette, who is an old time  Greenwood citizen.  JANUARY 19  THE RIVERSIDE  SOLD EOR CASH  On Tuesday evening last, Boundary Valley lodge No. 38, 1. O.O. F.,  held an installation of officers in their  spacious lodge room on Government  street. The following Grand' officers  were present: D. D. G. M. F.  McDougal, P. G.; G. M.W. Cook,  PVa5 G.YW.yYWS.YB. Fleming,  P. G ��� G. R. ���&������ J. L. White, P. G.;  G. F. S., A. Logan, P.'G.-; Grand  Treasurer, W. McfCague, P. G.  The following oflicers of the lodge  were   installed:    N.    G.,   Fred  B.  Holmes, P.   G.;   V.   G. F. Edward  Brown, P. G; Rec. Sec, A. Logan,  P. G.; Treasurer, A. E. ,Braithwaite-  waite, P. G.; Warden, J. L.White,,  P. G.; Conductor, D.   A.   McDonald, P. G. ��� Chaplain, R. T.   Campbell; R.   S. S.,   W. L   Watson; L.  S. S.,   R. E.   Pemberton;   R. S. N  G., J. Jaynes; L. S.   N.   G., J. A.  McMillan;   R: ; Sy. V, G.,  L. L.  Mathews;   L.   S:/ V- G, A. Kier;  Inside  Guardian,   W.   B.   Fleming,  P. G.; Outside Guardian, W. Elson,  P. G.    At the close  of a very pleasant evening refreshments were served  by the Rebekahs.    There were many  visitors present from other I. O.O.F.  lodges  in the  neighborhood.     The  Odd Fellows of  Greenwood are a  splendid  representative  organization,  doing good on  every  side,   and the  local lodge has a membership of 109,  with several applications for membership in hand.    The total assets of the  order in Greenwood is in the ncigh-  bothood of $10,000, a great record,  and  one   that the Greenwood Odd  Fellows are justly proud of.   On next  Tuesday evening the  initatory degree  will be conferred on three candidates.  Hoot Mon! The Musical Highlanders are scheduled to give one  performance at the Auditorium  Wednesday evening, January 19  This promises to be one of the  most delightful eyents of the  season, and if the Highlanders  prove to be one -half as good as  the reputation they have established in other localities would  seem to indicate, ib is a foregone  conclusion that a rare treat is ln  store for local amusement lovers.  The company embraces both vocal and instrumental artists as  well as comedians, sketch artists  and a lady humorist and character impersonator. Prominent  among the companv are the two  Strangs, the well known vocalists  and delineators of Scotch character. Miss Strang is said to possess one of the best contralto  voices ever heard on the concert  stage, while her brother, Archie,  has attained distinction as a singing comedian. The various members are* handsomely and appropriately costumed, and to say that  the company is deserving of liberal support at the hands ot  amusement lovers is merely to  emphasize the belief that there is  a large aad legitimate field for  organization's of the Highland  type, which align themselves  squarely on the side of respectability and decency, without losing  any of tbeir merit. The Highlanders will play under the auspices of the Curling club.  U.  i  HOCKEY SCHEDULE  Jan.   1, Phoenix and Green wood, at Phoenix..   Jan.   5, Greenwood and Grand Forts, at Greenw'd  Jan. 11, Grand Forks aud Phoenix, at Grand Forks  Jan. 19, Phoenix and Grand Forks, at Phoenix   Jan. 24, Greenwood and Phoenix, at Greenwood   Jan. 28, Grand Forks and Greenwood, at G. Forks.  Feb.   2, Phoenix and Greenwood, at Phoenix   Feb.  7, Greenwood and Grand Forks, at Greenw'd  Feb. 11, Grand Forks and Phoenix, at Grand Forks  Feb. 18, Phoenix and Grand Forks, at Phoenix   Feb. 25, Greenwood and Phoenix, at Greenwood...  Feb. 28, Grand Forks and Greenwood, at G. Forks  SCORE  A Phoenix syndicate, known as  the Phoenix Riverside company,  consisting of J. E. Thompson of  Morrin & Thompson and many  other business men of our thriving neighbor town, have bought  the well known Riverside claim,  the property of the Perkins estate  for $2100.00 cash. William Perkins, a brother of the late Ben  Perkins, the original owner, sold  tbe claim to the new owners.  Some of the members of the purchasing syndicate are owners of  Badger, an adjacent property,  and it is understood that the two  claims will  be worked   together.  NEW CITY OFFICERS  Greenwood is indeed fortunate  in being spared the disturbing  excitement of a municipal election to say nothing of the expense. The following nominations for mavor, aldermen and  school trustees were filed at the  city hall on Monday last, and resulted in election by acclamation:  Duncan Mcintosh, mayor, nominated by S. P. Dixon and H. McCutcheon; aldermen for South  ward, Hugh McKee, nominated  by D. Mcintosh and D. A. McDonald; James Sutherland, nominated by C. A. Demsev and D.  Mcintosh; Sanford P. Dixon, nominated by C. J. Eales and W. W.  Craig; aldermen for North Warri,  P. C. Buckless, nominated bv H.  Bunting,W. B Fleming and J. L.  Coles; W. W. Craig, nominated bv  D. Mcintosh and S. P. Dixon;  Andrew Sater, nominated by S. P.  Dixon and Thomas Jenkin.  The following are the new  school trustees for the year: F.W.  McLaine, nominated by J. S. Birnie and I. N. Hallett; H. McCutcheon, nomiuated by J. S.  Birnie and I. H. Hallett.  THE BALL  The Bachelors ball does not  need any write up. It was right  up-to-date and everyone had a  good time. The Bachelors wish  to thank all who helped to make  it a success.  SEE THE RAJAH  Gwd.  Phoe.  3  2  G. F.  The musical comedy the Rajah  that is to be produced here has  enjoyed enormous popularity  wherever played, it is full of  mirth provoking situations, tuneful music and scenic effects and  with the full strength of the  Colonial Tourists should afford  a good clean evening's entertainment for tonight, Jan. 14.  The Colonial Tourists have  with them the famous Queen  City Quartette, and the three  comedians E. C. Hunt, Montie  Collins and Charlie Rice, whose  names above are enough to ensure many a laugh. It is to be  hoped that this company will  meet the patronage it desires so  that they will continue to include  Greenwood in their circuit.  Books, and more Books. See the  display in the window this week. Price  not considered. Do you want some  cheap reading? The O. I. C. 2-id-Hand  Dump, phone 18, A. L. White.  THE CANADIAN  BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital, $10,000,000     Reserve, 16,000,000  DRAFTS ON   FOREIGN   COUNTRIES  Arrangements have recently been completed under which  the branches  of this Bank are able to Issue Drafts on the principal points  ln the following countries:  Austria-Hungary  Belgium  Brazil  Bulgaria  Ceylon  China  Crete  Denmark  Egypt  Faroe Islands  NO   DELAY   IN   ISSUING. FULL   PARTICULARS   ON   APPLICATION  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  J. T. BEATTIE, Manager - Greenwood   Branch  Finland  Ireland  Russia  Formosa  Italy  Servia  France  Japan  Siam  Fr'ch Cochin-China  Java  South Africa  Germany  Manchuria  Straits Settlement*  Great Britain  Mexico  Sweden  Greece  Norway  Switzerland  Holland  Persia  Turkey  Iceland  Phillipine Islands  West Indies          173  India  Rou mania  and elsewhere  MOODY'S CLEANERS  " Electric " Hand Cleaner,  i  "Quick Shine" Stove Polish,  "Quick Shine" Silver Cream,  Are all good goods and  GUARANTEED  BY  The Hunter-Kendrick Co., ]  C1MITBD  HARDWARE MERCHANTS  l��*\��*-'W'W-'W-'W''WW ^V-*V^V��<Ao/ ��  i-W-  '���. .. Yy:y,.yr^yY!^Y^^^0yi. THE   BOUNDARY   CREEK TIMES  ^wwroymm^^^  Cr**  (?=��*  e*  e=<  <F**  <F*  <F*  Si  e*  <?-<  <&=��  ..Bank of Montreal..  ESTABLISHED 1817-  Rest $12,000,000.  Capital, all paid up, $14,400,009.  UNDIVIDED   PROFITS  $217,638.56  Hon. President:   Lord St**atbcoha akix Mot-jit Roy*-., G. C. M. g.  President:   Sir George A. DtUMUOtiB,K.C M. G.  Vice-President and General Manager :   Sir E. S. Clous-ton, Babt  Branches in London, Eng. \��&**\���i^.\ New Yort, Chicago.  Buy and sell Sterling Exchange and Cable Transfer* ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers* Credits, available in any partfof the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates.  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  **-*2  *=5  **��  K=��>  >=5  ***2  WQSSSSllOTffiOTSBlffillOTOTK  1836  THE BANK OF  1910  many other ways exhibited a  lively public interest in Greenwood city and district affairs.  So, here's to you, Mr. Bunting,  and may you succeed in all your  mining and business ventures���  and that soon.  EDITORIAL COMMENT  The new mayor smiles and  Greenwood citizens smile with  him.    Keep up the good work.  Goodbye Mayor Bunting. You  did well. May you have good  luck in everything you undertake.  have sent assistance to help  search for the missing boats and  crews.  Billy Murray, an old Boundary  pioneer, went east last summer  and staked several claims in the  Cobalt district, While there he  had an attack of typhoid fever  and will spend the winter in his  old home in Petrolia.  British North America  74 Years In Business.  Capital and Ri  Ovar $7,000,000.  Money Earning  Money  Small weekly or  monthly deposits  in a Savings  Account   soon  count up���Interest compounded at highest  current rates.  Deposits of $1.00 and upwards received  Greenwood Branch^-vF. A. CHESTER, Manager,  If those who owe back taxes on  their property' in Greenwood  would, this year of grace, make  an effort to pay up in full, or  even in part, Greenwood would  be on its feet, wonld bfi able to  hold itB owu, be able to do things  aud accomplish much in 1910  that it has been impossible to  effect in past years, There is so  much to be done, too, so come  along, make this effort as oue of  your New Year resolutions, and  pay, pay, pay your taxes.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  /. H. HALLETT  Barristbr, Soucitok,  Notary Ptbuc  Cable Address:      "Hallbtt."  j Bedford M'Neill's  Codes ���< Moreing & Neal's  ���\  Leiber's  Grbbnwooo. B.O.  JOHN D. SPENCE,  Bakristkk and Soucitok,  Rendell Block,  Grkenwood, B. C.  C. AE. SHAW.  Dominion and Provincial  Land Surveyor,  Qrbknwood. B. O.  V. O. Box 57, Phone 32.  WILLIAM FLEMING.  TRANSFER DRAYINQ  Furniture Moving a Specialty.  Leave orders at Matthews' Cigar Store.  H. W. FARMER A CO..  REAL ESTATE AGENTS,  Rock Creek, B. C.  BOUNDAKV   VALLEY   LODGE  ^m��**' No. 38.1.0.0. F.  Meets every Tuesday Evening at 8 00 In the  I. O. O. F. Hall. A. cordial fnvl tatlon la tx  leaded to all sojourning- brethern.  ALBERT LOGAN, FRED B. HOLMES,  N. G. V. G.  F. EDWARD BROWN, Rec. Sec.  Cb��  Boundary Creek Tiies  itcued everv f rlflav  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Per Ybak        ....   2 00  Six Months  1 25  To Fobbiqm Countries' 1 50  <U*'IC>N  FRIDAY. JANUARY 14, 1910.  ASSOCIATIONS  How large a part association  plays in our lives, what an influence it bears on our going and  coming. The old home, where  we spent our childhood, the little  stream where the first small fish  attached itself to the first email  line we sported, all the instances  of boyish happiness, all the small  cares and worries and early heartaches are recalled, often in some  far off land, in maturer years, by  some little token kept sacred and  preserved, taken care of for its  association sake, and when viewed,  reviving memories of home and  all that word meant, and still  means, to us all. A. faded photo,  treasured throughout the years,  packed away carefully on each  departure for new fields, can  bring the tears and smiles with  its peculiar association of childhood churns or school day pals,  and a little piece of ribbon, the  colors of the dear old school reminds one of the then- long-  seeming ages of school life, so  full of episode, so crammed with  play, adventure, discipline and  work, Then, too, there is the  program of the first grown up  ball we attended, cracked with  age, and illegible, but it  breathes of the first flutter into  the arena, the first peep at the  larger world, the farewell to the  old home, or the advent at college. Amongst all the old treasures of college days, perhaps  only an ink-smeared flyleaf of a  work we have long lost, a book,  a pamphlet perhaps, tbat at the  time was discussed in our rooms,  where we held sweet communion  with other keen Bpirits of our  college days���dear associations���  hundreds of them, all rush back,  life in the dim receding past is  lived again, days of eager endeavor, of such promise, flood  the memory at the sight of some  little token hoarded with the rest.  Not last, or least, is the lock of  hair of mother, sweetheart, wife  or child���all gone long since���tied  with a poor, frayed ribbon, bound  with her own dear hand. What  does it mean? Life and love and  the old days, everything that was  or is worth while���the sweetest  associations of all the many  such���speaking again the kiud  sweet words, loving thoughts  of years ago. No letters can renew our youth, or bring tears,  or smiles, as some such token  saved from the wreckage of the  toil and moil of life, with all  their inner hidden meanings and  reminders of what we were. So  much is callous, so much is hard  that these little treasures must  be kept and looked at from time  to time to sweep away the growing bitterness in life and the  sordid grind for our daily bread.  And when we ourselves must go  in due course, far from the old  scenes, far from the old friendships, perhaps if we have kept  the little things, with the associations attached, that mean  so much to us, others may treasure some little thing that will remind them of the short moments  when our life circle intersected  their life circles, and made, it is  to be hoped, a little more sunshine or a few less tears, for love  of association is love of others���  and that is all that is worth  while.  OUTLINES OF  CURRENT EVENTS  See the Rajah tonight.  Osoyoos lake is frozen over.  Cobalt shipped  30,000   tons of  ore during 1909.  Hosmer beat Blairmore New  Year's night at hockey by 4 goals  to 1.    It was fifty below at Brandon  and 36 below at Winnipeg last  week.  Vancouver will adopt an up-  to-date automatic telephone  system.  Revelstoke -will send a strong  hockey team to take part in the annual Rossland Carnival matches.  Antoine Lamphrone, who died  at Kamloops on Christmas Eve.  is believed to have been British  Columbia's oldest inhabitant���  certainly the oldest white man  in the province. He was 111 at  the time of his decease. He had  himself lost all count of the passage of years, but cherished an  old, old family Bible, in which  the fact was recorded of his birth  on March IS, 1798.  THE COMET  Have you a weak throat? If so, you  cannot be too careful. You cannot  begin treatment too early. Each cold  makes you more liable to another, and  the last is always 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.  ANEW NICKEL ALLOY  Governor Henderson of the  Yukon, says that quartz mining  is going to be a success in that  country. ���  Russia is offering the northern  half of the Island of Saghalien  for sale. Japan and the II. S. A.  are expected to bid.  The French aviator Leon de  Grande was killed at Bordeau  last week when his aeroplane  collapsed while he was making a  flight.   Construction and equipment  of the ferry across the Columbia  to connect the Tete Jaune Cache  trail with the Big Bend trail  from Revelstoke have been completed. '  A new company has been formed  in London calLed the British  Dominion Goldfield Ltd.. which  will take over several leases near  Beaver Pass and Lightning creek,  Cariboo.  It is announced at Paris that  over $200,000 has already been  subscribed to a fund of $1,000,000  to be used for prizes and expenses in a great aviation meet to be  in France next year.  AN APPRECIATION  With the election of a new  Mayor, and tbe retirement of ex-  Mayor Bunting into private life,  we take this opportunity of expressing our sincere appreciation  of Mr. Bunting's work, as a citizen, and as our City Father tor  the past two years. Mr. Bunting  has attended strictly to business,  and has invested his hard earned  money in local enterprises, and in  John Burns, who represents  the labor union element in the  British parliament was assaulted  in Staffordshire after a political  meeting last week by an unknown man.  The first sitting of the new  Court of Appeal was opened in  the Supreme Court room at Victoria Jan. 4. All the most prominent leaders of the legal profession in B. C, were present.  Monel metal, a new alloy of  nickel recently put on the market,  contains 68 per cent of Nickel,  1.5 per cent of iron, and 30.5 per  cent of copper. It is silver white  and takes a brilliant finish which  it retains indefinitely, It is said  to possess a tensile strength about  25 per cent greater and an elastic  limit about 50 per cent higher  than the best rolled steel, ..and it  has, besides* the additional quality of incorrodibility. The mechanical possibilities open to  such an alloy 'are endless. For  example, the small cast propellers used in hydroplanes or high  speed motor boats are subjected to  enormous strain. Some propellers used in such boats make 1500  to 2000 revolutions a minute.  The strain on a blade thinned  down to an eighth of an inch, is  so great that an extraordinary  metal is required for this use.  Manganese bronze bends at the  blade tip and becomes uselesB, hut  monel metal has been fully  tested in such service and proves  to be absolutely rigid.  There arc now two comets visible  in the sky. One of these is Halley's  and the other has not yet been identified with any previous visitor. The  latter is about as bright as the former  was a month ago; that is, it is visible  in a small telescope. It is thought  that perhaps it is the comet of 1867  returning on a second observed visit  to the Sun. Whether or not it will  ever be more than a telescopic object,  cannot now be determined.  Halley's comet is now receding  from the Earth, but as it is approaching the Sun it will increase in brightness. It is now near the planet Mars,  that is, it is apparently near that  planet, and as it is said to be visible  to the naked eye, it ought to be possible for a sharp-eyed person to find  it on a clear night. Mars is the bright  red star which is seen to the eastward,  The comet is expected to grow brighter during January and February, after  which it will be so close to the Sun  that it will be invisible in the rays of  that luminary, until the latter part of  April, when it ought to become again  visible in the morning, just before  sunrise. - It will disappear about the  latter part of May; but just before  disappearing it will be visible as an  evening star. This will be during  the last ten days in May. It will  then be only 14,000,000 miles from  Earth, but its position will be so low  in the western sky that to see it one  must look for it just as soon as twilight fades. Just how brilliant it may  be is a matter of conjecture. Astronomers have noted that its brilliancy has  been exceedingly variable.  The Tenderfoot Farm  It wps one of these experimental farmers, who put greet?  spectacles on his cow and fed her shavings. His theorJ  was that it didn't matter what the cow ste so long as sk  was fed. The questions of digestion and nourishment 1  not entered into his calculations.  It's  only-a "tenderfoot" farmer  that would   try suclj  an experiment with a cow.    But many a farmer feeds hit  self regardless of digestion and nutrition.    He might almost as well eat sha\i  ings for all the good he gets out of his food.   The result is that the stomac!  grows "weak" the action of the organs of digestion and nutrition ore impaired-]  and the man suffers the miseries of dyspepsia and the agonies of nervousness.  ~ To strengthen the stomach, restore ��Ai�� activity ot the or.  Sans of digestion and nutrition and brace up the nerves,  use Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical Discovery.  It is an an. .  tailing remedy, and has the confidence ol physicians as  well as the praise of thousands healed by Its use.  In the strictest sense "Golden Medical Discovery" is a temperance medicine, lt contains neither intoxicants nor narcotics, and is as free from alcohol  as from opium, cocaine and other dangerous drugs. All ingredients printed on  its outside wrapper.  Don't let a dealer delude you for his own profit. There is no medicine foi  stomach, liver and blood "just as good" as "Golden Medical Discovery."  Electric  current   supplied  X  -fr  *  *  ���fr  +  ���fr  ���fr  fr  ���fr  ���fr  * Get Our Rates. We Can Save You Money  <f�� ��f�� ��f 4�� 4*. 4* �����?��� -$��� -fr���!��� ��fr 4* Jf -fr -fr -fr -fr -fr-fr��f��-f"l*-*|*-l*-fr ���!������-���]  Power, Lighting, Heating and  Ventilating. Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absolute  guarantee of continuous power  service for operating.  The busiest and mightiest little  thing that ever was made is Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets.  They do the work whenever you require their aid. These tablets change  weakness into strength, listlessnesB  into energy, gloominess into joyous-  ness. Their action is so gentle one  don't realize they have taken a purgative. Sold by all druggists and dealers.  KIDNAPPED  Lord Rondaldshay, member of  parliament, was kidnapped last  week following an address he delivered at a political meeting.  This meeting was broken up by  rowdies, who carried Lord Rondaldshay to a nearby Socialist  gathering.  The kidnappers had to fight off  Rondaldshay's friends, but thev  succeeded in carrying their victim  to another hall and there bombarded him with questions.  He was compelled to spend several hours answering the critics,  and was in a state of collapse  when liberated.  CARDINAL SATOLLI  A terrible gale visited the Nova  Scotia coast last week and forty-  one fishermen are missing. The  marine and fisheries department  Cardinal Satolli died last Saturday. He was born in 1839, in  Marsciano, Italy. Of noble family, he was in great favor at the  Vatican, and a close friend of  Pope Leo. As ArchbiBhop of Le-  pantohe was universally popular,  He later came to the United  States as apostolic delegate and  he received the red hat in November 1905.  George Washington died the  last hour of the dav, of the last  week, ofthe last month, of the  last year, of the last century.  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.  A BIG DAM  The second largest dam in the  ���world is to be erected to span the  Mississippi river at Keokuk, Ia.  Contracts have been taken by  three St. Louis concerns to furnish power from this dam to nearby cities. The cost is estimated  at $15,000,000. One thousand  men will be employed on the  structure of reinforced concrete,  5,800 feet long. *-.   .  A Minister, having walked  through a village churchyard  and observed the indiscriminate  praises bestowed upon the dead,  wrote upon the gate post the following:  "Here lie the dead, and here  the living lie."  A petrified man was recently  dug up in Arizona. He was probably a relative' of the merchant  who thinks he can do business  without advertising.  For Bronchial and Throat Affections,  Allen's Lung Balsam is unequalled.  0000000000000000000-0000000  Kiel  Pacific Hotel  Grieg & Morrison, Prop.  The Pacific is the Headquarters  for Commercial and Mining Men  Is steam-heated, electric lighted;  the rooms are large and cosy.  The.Best Cuisine between  Winnipeg and the Coast.  4* ��$��� *$> -J* ��$��� �������� -fr fr ��fr  AT THE CHURCHES  Methodist���Rev. W. J. Williams  will conduct set vises in the Methodist  Church every Sunday. Morning, 11  a. m.; Sunday School, 3 p. m. Evening.  7:30,  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. m.; Sunday school at  2:30 p.m. Rbv, J. A. Bedard, O. M. I.  pastor.    Chdrch of England (St. Jude's)���  Every Sunday, Morning and evening.  Matins, 11 a. m. Evensong, 7:30 p. m.  Sunday school, 2.30 p.m. Holy Communion, 1st and 3rd Sundays at 8 a.m;  other Sundays   at  11 a. m.  Saints' Day services as announced  in  Church.  Rev. F Vernon Venables, Vicar.  r  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer in  all   kinds  of  Rough and Dressed  Lumber,  Mouldings,  Windows, Doors,  Shingles,  Bricks,  Cement, Etc.  ESTIMATES FURNISHED  GREENWOOD,   - B.C.  PHONE 65  oooooooeeooooooooooooooooo  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE. "  "Paymaster Fractional" Miueral Claim, situate in tbe Greenwood Mining Division of  Yale District. Where located: In Graham  Camp, sonth of and adjoining- Granada  mineral claim.  TAKE NOTICE th'at I, Georire R. Naden,  Free Miners' Certificate No. B27297, intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to apply  to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for tiie purpose of obtaining a  Crown Grant' of the above claim.  And farther take notice that action, under  Section 37,  must be  commenced  before  the  issuance of such .Certificate  of Impro cements.  Dated this llth day of October, A. D. 1909.  28 GEORGE R. NADEN.  GREENWOOD  and MIDWAY  "^fi  Leaves  Greenwood at 7 a.m. .to  connect with Spokane train; and  at 2 p.m.  with Keremeos train.  J. McDonell.  Ik  J&  Snynopsis ol Canadian North-West  HOMESTEAD REGULATIONS.  ANY available Tominion Lands within till  Railway Belt In British Columbia, may bi  homesteaded by any person who is the sole hea|  of a family, or any male over 18 years of age  to the extent of one-quarter section'of 160 acres|  more or less.  Entry must be made personally at the loc^j  land office for the disrict In which the land  situate. Entry by prosy may, however, bl  made on certain conditions by the fathe-f  mother, son, daughter, brother or sister, of aj  intending' homesteader.  The homesteader Is required to preform tj  Conditions connected there with uuder one  the following plans;  1) At least six months' residence upon aul  cultivation of the land in each year for thrq  years.  (2) If the father (or mother, if the father is i  ceased), of the homesteader resides upon a faf3  in the vicinity of the land entered for,   the t|  qulrements as to residence may be satisfied  such person residing with the father or motueij  (3) If the settler has his permanent residenc  pon farming land owr.ed by htm in the vicisj  ity of his homestead, ���thejrequirements as to ti  idence may be satisfied by residence upon thj  said land.  Six   months' notice in writing should tegive  to the Commissioner of Dominion Lands at Ojj  tawa of intention to apply for patent.  Coal.���Coal mining rights may be leased forjj  period of twenty-one years at an annual rentrj  of $1. per acre.   Not more than 2,500 acres Bha  be leased to one Individual or company.   A roll  alityatthe rate of fire cents per ton shall  collected on the merchantable coal mined.  W. W.' CORY,  Deputy of the Minister of the Interlo  N. B.���Unauthorized publication of this af  vertlsement will not be paid for.  LIMITED  Runs Daily Except Sunday  Leaves Greenwood 10 a. m., 2 p. m.  and 8:30 p. m.  Leaves Mother Lode Mine 8 a. m.,  12:30 p. m. and 6:30 p. m.  Fare    SOc  Round trip .$1.00  Trunk ".  1.00  Grip     25c  Blankets    SOc  Parcels    25c  Late stage leaves Greenwood Saturdays at 10 o'clock.  Head office, Mother Lode Mine.  Greenwood office, Norden Hotel.  Copper  New Edition of the  COPPER HANDBOOK  Vol. VIII., issued May, 1909, cbntai  1,500 pagea, with nearly 50 per ce:  more matter than the preceding editid  The chapters with, mine descriptio  and on statistics -have been caref u  revised and the bulk of the mat  therein ia  ENTIRELY NEW  There are 25 chapters.   '  Covering Copper History. Geolo^  Geography, Chemistry, Mineralog  Mining, Milling, Leaching, Smeltinjj  Refining, Brands, Grades, Impuritia  Alloys, Uses, Substitutes.TerminoloJ  Deposits by Districts, States,CountrS  and Continents, Mines in Detail, S1J  tisticsof Production, Consumption, If  ports, Exports, Finances, Dividend  etc.  The Copper Handbook is concedec  the  World's Standard ReferenJ  Book on Copper.  The Copper Handbook contains, ���  this new and greatly enlarged editir  about 50 per cent, more matter thi  the Bible���though not necessarily])  better book because of its great buq  It is rilled with FACTS of vital f/j  portance to.  THE INVESTOR  THE SPECULATOR  THE METALLURGIST  THE CONSUMER  THE MINE*  Price is $5 in Buckram with gilt t$  or $7.50 in genuine full library morocgj  TERMS are most liberal. Send  money, but order the book sent to yi,  all carriage charges prepaid, on <M  week's approval, to be returned if  satiRfactorv, or paid for if it suits. Oi  you afford not to see the book and jur||  for yourself of its value to you ?  WRITE NOW to the editor and ptf  Usher,  HORACE J. STEVENS  36, SHELDON BUILDDMG, HOUG^  TON, MICH., U.S.A. |INES AND MINING S  %  -����*������->*��*��a->����<��^*##f��##��o  New; York    recently    200  /ares of    Hedley  Gold Miniug  fa  stock were sold  ori the curb  ^ $20 a share. Itwas the first  Iransacfcion ia this stock in New  fcork.   .'           / An interesting amendment to  the criminal code of Canada is at  present receiving consideration  in the house of commons at Ottawa, its author being Mr. Gordon of Nipissing, the bill having  its origin in the failure of the  law officers of Ontario to secure  the conviction of certain parties  much more than suspected of  ore stealing in the Cobalt district.  The new bill proposes to place  the onus of proof on the defendant instead of upon the crown iu  such very special cases as are the  perpetual curse of mining camps.  The measure will excite special  attention in tbe mining districts  of this province. It reads as follows: "Everyone is guilty of an  indictable offense and is liable to  two years imprisonment who,  having in his possession or upon  his premises with his knowledge  any rock, orev; mineral, stone or  other substances containing gold  or silver or any un smelted or  untreated or unmanufactured or  partly smelted, partly treated, or  partly manufactured gold or silver, is unable to prove that he  came lawfully by the same."  year. The prediction that copper  would sell at 14 cents before January  1 has been verified, and the anticipation that it will go to 15 cents should  be realized soon. Consumption is  now increasing more rapidly than  production. There is likely to be a  decided scarcity of copper within  three or four months and the price  may go well above 15 cents. The  use of water power for the generation of electricity and the electrification of manufacturing' plants and  transportation lines, the extension of  electric lighting- in various fields, including for advertising purposes, and  the steadily growing use of the tele-1  phone in rural districts are combining  to greatly increase the consumption  of copper the world over. When  the work of electrifying the great  trunk lines of railroad between the  principal cities of the northeastern,  central and southern portions of the  United States and the electrification  of the mountain divisions of the several transcontinental lines gets fairly  under way the price of copper will  again advance to around 20 cents and  remain at approximately that level for  two or.three years. We believe that  plans for this railroad electrification  are being laid out now and that they  will be adopted within a year or two  and the work well under way within  three years. There is every prospect  that the average price of copper in  1910 will be 15 cents, and there is  reason to hope that it will be maintained at approximately this price until consumption so far exceeds production as to cause a further advance.  SCOUT'S PATROL SONG  The following comments on the  future of the copper market from the  Boston Commercial are most assuring:  Copper is stronger. Lake is 14 cents  and electrolytic is 13 % cents per  pound. Considerable sales have been  made at these prices within the past  few days. The consumptive demand  has increased to such a point that  ^^ii^'i^ii^h.^&iii&i *te; conic  inter, '-'the- rtiwrktrV tod producers are  iu^iffi^ ;tp?';^ tftetal- s^  &*jl^yio^;;*p'rMi��^ wjij^ly ha^pfSvaSted  through  the  greater  portion  of  the  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is not  a common, every-day cough mixture.  It is a meritorious remedy for all the  troublesome and dangerous complica-  tions resulting from cold in the head,  throat, chest or lungs. Sold by all  druggists and dealers. _  TRAINS TO TIBET  (Rudyard Kipling)  These are our regulations���  There is just one law  for the Scout,  And   the first  and the last,  and the  present and past,  And. the future and perfect is "Look  out!"  I, thou, and he, look out!  We, ye,.and they, look out!  Though you didn't or you wouldn't,  Qr you hadnJ.t or you couldn't;  . You jolly welt must look out!  Look out when you start for the day  That- your kit  is packed to your  v. '��� mind;  There's is'no use going awav  With half of it left behind.  Look out that your laces are tight.  And your boots are easy and stout.  Or you'll end with a blister by night.  ���Chorus) All patrols look out!  I*ook out for the birds of the air,  Look out for the beasts of tho field;  They'll tell to you how and where  The other side's concealed.  When  the  blackbird bolts   from   the  copse,  And the cattle are staring about,  The wise commander stop.  (Chorus) All patrols look out!  L,ook otttf,when your front is clear,  And you feel you are.bound to win.  Look out for your flank and your rear���  For that's where surprises begin,  For the-rustle that isn't a rat,  For the splash  that isn't a trout,  For the boulder that may be a hat:  (Chorus) All patrols look out!  Por the innocent knee high grass,  For the ditch that never tells,  Look out! Look]out ere you pass���  And look out for everything else!  A sign mis-read as you run '  May turn retreat to a rout���  For all things under the sun:  (Chorus) All patrols look out!  Look out when your temper goes  At the end of a losing game;  And your boots are too tight for your  toes,  And   you   answer   and argue and  blame,  It's the hardest part of the law,  But it   has to be. learned by the  Scout���  For whining and shirking and "jaw;"  (Chorus) All patrols look out!  MOTHERS BLESS ZAM-BUK  EVACUATE MACAO  The Chinese governmant have  notified the Portugese government to evacuate Macao. Macao  is on an island of the same name  at the mouth of the Canton river.  China holds that tor some years  all dependencies and tbe city of  Macao have been  occupied  illeg-  BUFFALO MEAT  Buffalo meat is on sale in the  the market of New York for the  first time in many years, 2,800  pounds, representing four buffalo,  are offered and the meat brings  75 cents a pound.  The hides are on sale for $1,000  each.     Thirty   years   ago   they  ally  by  Portugal,   and  that the could have been  bought  for $5 a  only concession of territory  ever piece.  made to Portugal was the town of  Macao.    China insists that   the  territory and adjacent  islands be  evacuated by Portugal.  THE SOUTH POLE  England. Prance  and U. S. A.  are all sending expeditions to the  At  the  Hongkong   conference South ^ .Jf ^ a]] ^ ^  the Chinese delegates  refused to ....   , .        ,  �� it will  have enough red,  white  recognize Portugal's claim in  Macao or to submit the question  to arbitration. Later the Portuguese government sent General  Machedo to China in the hope of  reaching an amicable settlement  of the dispute, but be failed in  this mission.  " The D. & L" Emulsion will build  you up, will make you fat and healthy.  Especially beneficial to those who are  "all run down."  A GREAT HEIGHT  As part ol the campaign of the  Chinese government to control  thtfTibetans, the couflcil has de-  Jgrmined to promote the building  ol'i'a railway from Changtu to  irfttkssa. The survey for the line  will be commenced forthwith.  Read How It Gives the Little Ones  Ease.  BUY STOCK  IN THE  ARGO  MINING  AND  TUNNEL  GOMPANY,  LIMITED.  Hubert Latham, the French  aviator, has eclipsed all flight  records in a heayier-than-air machine. He reached a height of  3,600 feet. His machine rose  gracefully at Mourmelon, iu  France, last week, and mounted  higher and higher on each turn  of the course till it was a mere  speck in the sky.  Owing to the disturbed political condition of Greece, the  Olympic games will not be held  this year.  and blue bunting to look like a  barber's pole. It will be a close  shave to whoever gets there first,  anyway.  A BIG SALE  The Dominion Trust block at  New Westminster was sold last  week for $140,000, This block  was built in 1907 and has a frontage of 66 ieet, It is six stories  high.    " Is your married life one grand  sweet song?" "Well, since our  our baby's been born it's been  more like an opera, full of grand  marches, with loud calls for the  author every night."  SEND FOR WWES  The Hindus of Vancouver are  sending a Hindu priest to India  to bring out their wives and  sweethearts. The priest left on  the steamer Monteagle for the  east to gather up the wives of  men now at the coast and a  choice of women for those who  desire them.  I  Makes Solid Flesh  Because it creates an appetite.  It buihls up the jack-il, run-down  system in a natural way  5()c. anil SI.00 bottles at all druggists.  Be sure you get the genuine.  Davif Si Laurence Co.. Montreal.  ji jt ji jt j�� j* j*j�� j�� ji j* j�� jtjtjn jiji j* ji j* ji jt ji jijiji jtji jijiji ji j* ji ^  ��YSTER COCKTAILS  AT THE  WINDSOR HOTEL  greenwood. b. o.  Open Day and Night  ERNIE CARTIER, Manager  ���^Jt^ljljljtjtjljljtjljljljljljljljljtjljijcjljljijijijijijljljijljl^i  It sometimes happeneth that  a thing of no intrinsic value may  lend value to its environment,  like the unobtrusive rock in a  load of hay.  Severe earthquake shocks have  been felt in Yucatan and the  West Indies this week.  LADIES  i Do you want (��lb iEttgltHlf initial note  J; paper  and  envelopes  to   write   your i  j letters on?   If you do  Call at THE TIMES OFFICE  Prices moderate  Greenwood-Phoenix Stage Line  Leaves Greenwood Daily at   3 p. m.  Arrives Greenwood Daily at 10 a. m.  GREENWOOD  OFFICE:    L    L.  MATTHEWS'  CIGAR  STORE  Prompt attention to Express and Freight.  GILLIS & LAING, Prs.  25 Cents a Share  Capital Stock $125,000, Divided into  500,000 Shares at 25c Each,  A  NON-PERSONAL  LIABILITY  Now running a tunnel On 200 feet)  under valuable claims adjoining  Greenwood Townsite on  Skylark Mountain,  A most important thing* for mothers  to watch is the treatment of rashes,  chafed or chapped places, etc. When  you put an ointment on to a child's,  skin it gets into the blood through the  pores just as surely as if you put it  into a child's stomach. Did you ever  think of that? How important, there  fore, that the salve or balm should be  pure! Zam Buk is absolutely pure;  contains no animal fat; no mineral col  oring matter; no acid astringents; no  burning antiseptics���yet it is antiseptic!/ It is purely herbal, and thus meets  all the needs of the skin in that superior way in which nature always provides.  Mrs. R. Gentleman, of 1090 St. James  street, Montreal, says: " My two-year-  old daughter had eczema for over six  months, on face and body. Doctor  didn't cure; We tried various remedies  in vain, but could give the little one no  ease. When Zam-Buk was tried it was  very different. It soothed the pain and  the irritation; and the child ceased to  scratch. Perseverance with* Zam-Buk  brought a complete cure."  Mrs! C. W. Bowerbank, of 126 Deni-  son avenue, Toronto, says' her baby's  face was covered with a burning eruption, liittle-one was terribly pained���  scratched. a-jd^niade the places ~yery  bad. Zam-Buk cured.  . Scores of similar cases could be cited.  Zam-Buk should be in every home, because it heals\-sores, stops pain,, and  ends'skiu diseases. Eczema, itch, ulcers, bad legs, poisoned wounds, abscesses, cold sores,.era eked hands, scalp  sores, whether in", children or adults,  are cured by Zajn-B^k^.It .is also a  cure for piles, All druggists and stores  at 50c. a box, or post free from Zam-  Buk Co., Toronto, for price. Send a 1-  ceht stamp (to pay return postage) and  we will-mail you a free trial box.  CHAMPAGNE TRUST  N  n-r  11  COMPANY,   LTD.  OLA LOFSTAD,  President.  A. S. BLACK,  Secretary.  An effort is being made by  financiers in New York city,  according to reports received  from the grape regions of western  New York, to consolidate all of  the champagne and wine making  establishments of the United  States. J. P. Morgan, it is said  is at the head of the; proposed  combination.  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is a  very valuable medicine for throat and  lung troubles, quickly relieves and  cuie3 painful breathing and a dangerously sounding cough which indicates  congested lungs. Sold by all druggists  and dealers.  Two girls, that they might  catch an early train, ran through  the streets of Danbury, Conn., in  their pajamas. Evidently Dan-  bury is no place for the man who  oversleeps.  FIFTY  THOUSAND  SHARES  Of the capital stock of this Company are offered for sale at   ���  25 Cents Per Share, $1.00 Par  To provide funds for the development of its coal properties near Midway.  The company owns the coal rights of 2,458 acres of land and has options on  three square miles additional. Work has been done in development continuously since  September 2, and a tunnel is now being driven to cross-cut three seams which show on  the surface. Coal can be delivered from the mouth of this tunnel to the C. P. R.  tracks below by gravity,  Development work done thus far is as follows:  One prospecting tunnel on the surface of the seam, 50 feet in length.  One shaft and drifts, about 45 feet, all in the coal seam.  One shaft and incline, following the proven seam to the depth of 80 feet.  An analysis of the surface coal returns 66 per cent carbon and only 3 percent ash.  The Company owns other properties, including fruit lands, mineral claims,  options on mineral claims, mines and timber limits. Its coal holdings alone are  considered worth more than its issued capital stock. An investment in this stock at  the present price should be immensely productive.  This is an opportunity of which you should take advantage without delay.  Send applications or write for information to  ji n  [IP  u.  GREENW00B, B THE  BOUNDARY CREEK; TIMES  Made from  cream of tartar, derived solely  from grapes* All the ingredients  of Dr, Price's Baking Powder  are printed on the label They  are pure, healthful and proper*  When baking powders are peddled or  demonstrated, examine their labels. You  will find they are not made from cream  of tartar.   You don't want them  iee's  Cream  J?��Wd��r.  TOWN TOPICS  ���THE BONNIE BFIER BUSH"  FOR  SALE  Light set of Sleighs.with box, suitable for two seats $ 40.00  1 3-8 Spring Wagon, good  as new  150.00  Horse Blankets, new, per pair. $6 to 10,00  1 Set Single Harness, good      18.00  1 Set Double Harness, good aa new       30.00  Sleigh  Runners  for go  carts and baby carriages,  per set $1 to 2.00  Fur Coat, Bison       24.00  Bulgarian black lamb Fur Coat      30.00  Oat Hay, A-No. 1, in ton lots, at store, for cash only     22.00  1 10-year-old Horse, balky as h , worth $100 to  the right man      4000  1 6-year-old Horse, worth six  bits    150.00  A.L.WHITE  The Stove and Furniture Man  Phone 16  Greenwood, B. C.  ^mmmWWWttmmmmm(nmwmttmHm!mmwmmk!  *=9  We haye just received a  shipment of Clocks of the very  newest designs in JWartelized  Wood, Enameled Wood and Mis*  sion Finish. Also something  very nifty in Mantle Clocks.  Jl. Cogan $ Co*  I  (Uatcbmakers and Jewelers ||  Duncan Mcintosh is Mayor.  Kilties Kbming January 19th.  Tonight is the night? Ask the  Rajah!  There were only three run-a-  ways this week.  D, C. Fraser, of Nelson, visited  Greenwood on Tuesday.  The B. C. Copper company disbursed $45,000, on pay day this  week.  The bald headed row is already engaged for tonight at the  Auditorium.    The Rajah did  it.  There is a Knights of Phythias  Ball, at Terry's Hall, Midway.  tonight. Govern yourselves accordingly.  Thomas Jenkins makes an  excellent acting Chief of Police.  It is to be hoped this appointment will be permanent.  The Ladies Reading club will  meet on Monday afternoon next,  at 3 o'clock, at the home of Mrs.  Cummins, Church street.  Sid W. Brown, of Oroville, was  a visitor to Greenwood on Monday. Mr. Brown has just returned from the Southern states  and Mexico.  Hoot mon! The Highlanders  are coming. They will play  under the auspices of Greenwood  Curling club, on Wednesday  evening Jan. 19, at the Aditor-  ium.  The Acme Stock Co., gave a  performance of ''Confusion" at  the Sunset mine hall on Saturday evening last. The attendance from the Mother Lode was  good and the play much appreciated.  F. C. Buckless, of the Palace  Livery stable has moved to the  Livery barn next Holmes & Kennedy's store, and the Midway  Stage Co., which is owned and  managed by J. J. McDonnell has  moved its office to the former site  of the Palace Livery stables.  A sale by Public Auction will  be. held at the Messrs Loach and  Somers ranch, one mile from  MyncaBter station, on Tuesday,  February 8, at 10 a. m. of the  entire stock of cattle, horses,  farming implements etc, Henry  Nicholson of Rock Creek Auctioneer.  Work is progressing in the long  tunnel being driven on the property of the Boundary mining and  Exploration Co.'s coal property  at Midway. There are several  men working in the .tunnel and  the indications point to an early  arrival at the coal seams alread7  exploited on the surface.  The St. Jude's Guild met last  Tuesday, at the home of Mrs. J.  E. McAllister, to elect officers for  the coming year. The new officers are: Mrs. G. . B. Taylor,  president; Mrs. E. R. Redpath,  vice-president. The committee  is as follows: Mrs. McMynn,  Mrs. Shchrapnel, Mrs McAllister,  Mrs. Cummins. The next meeting of the Guild will be held at  the house of Mrs Proctor, Tuesday, 18. Orders for work will be  appreciated.  THIRTY/SIX FEET OF ORE  GITY COUNCIL  From start to finish an enthusiastic audience enjoyed the performance of "Bonnife Brier  Bush", on Tuesday at the Auditorium.  The play itself is of unusual in  terest and the company presented  it most artistically. Especial  praise is due Alex Milne for his  splendid interpretation of Lach-  lan Campbell. Miss Eva Walley  as Flora Campbell, a most difficult part,.was decidedly clever.  "Posty", perhaps the most delightful character in the play,  was in good hands, William Col-  vin has every qualification to  please. Dr. McLure, the Scotch  country practitioner who had  spent his life in Drumtochty, was  a most lovable physician and  Wm. Meikle was every inch the  doctor. ' The popular hit ot the  evening was the capital singing  and acting of Gertrude and Clara  Lindsay, two small girls with a  big future and Mrs. Lindsay has  every reason to be proud of her  bajrns. Her own acting as Margaret, a demure scotch widow,  was delightful. Tammas the  shepherd boy had a most difficult  part and did it well, to have to  be slow to kiss Annie, the most  attractive milkmaid Greenwood  has seen.  The last meeting of the 1909  City Council took place at the  city hall, oh Monday night, January 10, Mayor Bunting, Aldermen Dixon, Meyer and Buckless  being present.  The minutes of the previous  meeting were adopted as read,  and the following accounts ordered paid: B. C. Times, $16.40;  Ledge, $8.40; Dr. McLean, $58.  This concluded the business of  the 1909 council.  USE  ALLEN'S  LUNG BALSAM  At once when cltocked ly a Cough and  thus avert dar*-*crous bronchial and  pulmonary ailments   25c.  50c. and Si.00 Bottles.  Si-l��l everywhere.  '���  ���..���.���.VRTXC*-: CO., Montreal.  HOCKEY  ^uuuuiauuiiuiaiiauiii;iaauiiiiiiiiiuiiiauiiaauaiimii^  i'i  s  38  :2  BUY YOUR MILK  FROM THE  GREENWOOD DAIRY  Fresh Milk and Cream Delivered Daily  BOTTLED   MILK  A SPECIALTY  Fred   Jenks,   Prop'r.  Kamloops beat Nicola by 2 to 1.  The Shamrocks beat All Montreal by 6 to 3.  Revelstoke won a great victory  over the C. P. R. team by a score  of 3 to 1, last Friday.  Cornell won the final hockey  game of the series between Cornell and Yale last week by a score  of 3 to 1.  For Sewing Machine Needles and  Oil see A. L. White, the Stove and  Furniture man.  MINING CLAIM FOR SALE  In Wellington Camp. The property  known as The Golden Crown, with  plant and equipement now found thereon.  For terms and particulars apply to  G. R. Cor.DWEi.1.,  Brandon, Manitoba.  For Sale or Rent���Pianos, Sewing  Machines. The O. I. C. New and 2nd  Hand store.   A. L,.  White, Phone 16.  FOR RENT  Three room furnished house, water  and electric lights in the house, south  of Capt. Swayne's, Silver street, we  pay water rent, $15 per month.  Five room furnished house, water  and electric light in house, south of  Capt. Swayne's, Silver street, $21.50  per month.   We pay water rent.  Three room furnished house, by  Chas. Kinney's residenca, electric  lights and water, $15 per month. We  pay water rent.  Residence property for sale on easy  payments. A. L. Whits.  NOTICE OF SHERIFF SALE  Development on the Tip Top  mine, which is within half a mile  of town, has now shown up 36  feet of copper ore. Samples have  been taken of this ore body which  Rive $20 in gold values to the ton.  We may see another Mother Lode,  and one which will be of most  distinct benefit to Greenwood, at  our eastern gateway before long.  The owners are to be congratulated. This mine is being operated  under a bond for the half interest by the Consolidated Gold  Mines company, of Seattle.  WANTED  Good, live  business of any descrip.  tion.   Must be a paying proposition.  "   Vancouver Locators,  Loo Block, Vancouver, B, C.  FOR SALE  A horse, 1,000 ponnds, buggy, cutter,  single harness, riding saddle and bri  die.   All for $175 cash.    Apply to  Boundary Creek Times office.  Ia the County Court of Yale, holden at Greenwood, between Keith and Ketchum, plaintiffs,  and Hu-rh Cropley, defendant.  TAKE NOTICE That I have, by virtue of a  warrant of execution, issued out of the County  Court of Yale, holden at Greenwood, dated the  30th day of December, 1909, directing the sheriff of that portion nf the comity of Yale, not  comprised within the Grand Forks and Greenwood Electoral Districts, to make and levy by  distress and sale of the goods aud chattels of  the above named defendant, Hugh Cropley, the  sum of six hundred and fifty-nine dollars, fifty-  eight cents (S659.SS) and costs, to satisfy a judgment obtained by the above name! plaintiffs  against the above named defendant fo'rdeM and  costs, taken in execution and will sell, at the  Court House at Greenwood,at eleven o'clo*!*,  forenoon, on Thursday, the 10th day of February, 1910, the interests of the above named defendant iu tbe Homestake and Wellington  Fraction nr ineml claims, situated at Wallace  mountain. Beaverdell, Greenwood Mining  division of Yale district, unless the amount of  said warrant and costs has previously been  paid to me.  Terms of sale, cash.  JAMES S. BIRNIE, Deputy Sheriff.  Greenwood Auditorium  THE RAJAH  FRIDAY MIGHT  TRUKKS BMi-%4��>*  THE  VERY  LATEST  We have just received a new  shipment of  Trunks, Suit Cases,  Club Bats, Telescopes,  Trunk and Suit Case Straps,  Name Tags, Keys Galore,  : The New and 2nd-Hand Store  PHONE W  A.  L.  WHITE,  Proprietor  NOTICE  In tbe matter of the Land Registry Act, and  in the matter of. the Title to an undivided oae-  ttaird interest in Lot 1353. Oroup 1, ���' Palmetto "  mineral claim, Osoyoos Division of Yale District.  WHEREAS, the Certificate of Title to the  above hereditaments, being Certificate No.  7058A. in the name of Moses Burns, has been  destroyed, and application has been made to  me for a duplicate thereof,  NOTICE is hereby given that a duplicate  Certificate of Title to the above hereditaments  will be issued at the expiration of one month  from the date of the first publication hereof  unless iu the meantime valid objection to the  contrary is made to mc In writing.  \V. H. EDMONDS,  District Segistrar.  Land Registry office, Kamloops, B. C, December 30,1909.  INESS IS RUSH1N  WHY?  BECAUSE WE HAVE THE GOODS.  In our Grocery Department we have the very]  choicest that money can buy/  Our Hardware  and  Crockery Department is'  complete.    See our window next week for Christmas China.  In our Gents' Furnishing Department we  carry everything the well dressed man could wish  for, both in warmth and style.  Don't forget that we give 5 per cent discount  on all accounts paid on or before the 15th.  Russell-Law-Caulfield Co., Lti  HARDWARE,  GROCERIES and FURNISHINGS  Palace Livery Stables  '.'������"v*.t*E5j-;t-.-:>;~?:  Exlra Well  -..\''-:.l"WHHM['ivfvt�� &��<  tmrnmmr��  ���', ",��� ��� i- .;..-���    '...**������&,-*,'     -. -.-.*- *l-^,'.v*  ���������*-lf**i'S*3iV��*uLfi.-i\i'.,l  ���YYm^m^y,Y^^ir^��^m  -   - . ,���-������;    . ���������-���:���'������*..,..J   -i.--.wv. i  M&  :->.:;. i.^^^r~S':i-'.--��'^-S:-'CTivi  DRAYING---We Can Move Anything  P. C.  BUCKLESS  PROPRIETOR  F. JAYNES  COPPER STREET, GREENWOOD  SPRINGWOOD TEA  The Regular 50c Grade for  45c Per Pound  if  *  r  Hi  13 th Winter Carnival  ROSSLAND  Feb, 8-12, 1910  handsome prizes  Hockey Championship of B. C.  Ski Jumping Championship.  Skating Championship.  Every Known Winter Sport.  Masquerade and Dance.  Rossland, Feb. 812  Write to Secretary Carniral Committee for full information.  V.  I  I  J  \i  \i  \i  \i  \i  \i  Just the thin  CORBY'S SPECIAL SELECTED  WHISKY  Greenwood Ciquor ����.  IMPORTERS GREENWOOD  ���^S��^��^��^��^��^��^��^��^i^^  I  I ARE Y��H BRY?  i  il  H  I  I  I  I  U  I  Sfi ���'���������-������  -a  5*3r>i3��S--^5-ga��S5��g^^  WE BREW GOOD BEER AND  ALL KINDS OF SOFT DRINKS  Call up'Phone 138, Greenwood  Phoenix Brewery Co.  BEER       BEER       BEER  Y��  JOURNAL  Q  DAY BOOKS,  LEDGERS MEMO BOOKS  OFFICE AND POCKET DIARIES FOR 1910  Canadian Almanacs, 1910 Wnittaker's Almanacs ,1910  BOOKSELLER AND STATIONER,   KODAKS AND SUPPLIES  "���YY::y2-:^,^;Y*yt{?>i

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