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 ��' ���   '  V  _���>  A'  aV,  VOL. 12  GREENWOOD, B. G.,- FRIDAY, OCTOBER  18,  1907.  No. 6.  _m__s ts*BMtu*MiM.m ��w ,w*.**t_���__-* ��� ���  In Up-to-date Patterns and Colors  Straight from the Looms.  We are showing a fine line of Smyrna Rugs in rich  colorings and handsome designs.  They are of various sizes, and range in price from  $1.00 to $40.00  We have-aboitt everything else you require in the  way of Furniture and Floor Coverings,  !-.  Phone 27  HOUSE FURNISHERS  Greenwood, B.C.  )0<S_5_____-_Z)i-  We-strongly recommend you to see  our stock this year.  QUALITY.  VARIETY.  VAUdE.  STY  We are showing something very neat  in  the  Fox  and  Sable Stole effects, with  Muffs to  match'.' Give us a call.    We can suit you.  Dry Goods-  Millinery  COPPER FUTURES  Walker's   Cheery   Copper  Weather-  MARKET NOT OVERSTOCKED  Consumers Get Ready to Buy Copper  ���Unmistakable Signs of  Clearing Weather  =CC"  ANNUAL   MEETING  "I feel very confident that there  will be decided improvement in  the metal market very soon. Unmistakable signs of clearing  weather are beginning to appear."  Following the confession that  the copper  market is    decidedly  mixed, Geo. L. Walker, the Boston copper authority comes to  this cheerful conclusion. Mr.  Walker's reasons for so doing are  in the following welcome facts.  "Consumers are watching the  market a erood deal more earnestly than heretofore. It is known  positively that a great many of  them are all ready to buy copper.  There is also basis for the reports  that speculative interests are getting together and preparing to  take over the surplus copper held  by producers if the price is offered  down. There is more life aud  snap to the situation at present,  therefore, than at any time previous in two months.  A representative refining interest, who declared that electrolytic  copper is obtainable-in reasonable  amounts at 14 cents, was found  to regard the future outlook as  hopeful- He thought that the  situation might continue neryous  for a short time, but that it  would soon be better. "There  are about 500 buyers of copper iu  this country, and 700 in Europe;"  he said. "Their stocks of copper  are.practically nil. Suppose only  500 of these 1,200 buyers should  come into the market and take an  average of 100 tons each. This  would amount to 50,000 tons, or  100,000,000 pounds. It would  not mean much of a buying movement, but it would cut in half the  present available supply of copper. If only a few consumers begin buying copper to the extent  of their requirements, the price  must remain firm around the present level; and if anything should  develop that would force consumers to buy, the price will  harden.  The reports that China is again  buying copper in this country ia  confirmed.. Several purchases  havebeen made and inquiriesare  With the exception of .Toll n B.Heeney  whose place was filled by Judge J.V.  O'Doriiiel of Chicago.All the directors  w .ire reelected at the annual meeting  o: the Providence Mining- Co.on Tuesday last. Mark F. Madden, the presi-  d:nt has been in the city all week sup  ervising the plans for. the extension  work decided upon. The shaft will be  s'iuk 400 ft.: farther making a total  depth of 1000 feet. Bonds to the a-  mount of 550,000 will be issued to cover the increased workings. They will  be taken up almost entirely by the present stockholders. Mr. Madden left on  Friday morning for Chicago. The  interests of the Company here will be  underthesuperindenccof W M. Madden.  J.D. Spence was appointed Solicitor  for the Company in the'place of A.M.  Whiteside.  IS IT ANOTHER SMELTER?  The two, hundred thousand dollar  bond held by F.A. Heinze ou the  McKinley in Franklin Camp mines  expires today, October 18. Considerable interest is excited as to whether the  bond will be taken up or not. Several  well known p-ospectors who have properties on the North Fork of the Kettle River claim to- have already been  approached by parties who are anxious  to bond their claims with the understanding that they will be included in  the McKinley group. It is also known  that representitives of the Butte Millionaire are already up the North Fork  and it is claimed that the object they  have iu view is to bond e.iough properties to supply a smelter of their own.  SMELTER CLOSES  Dominion Copper Co. Ceased  Operations Tuesday  PRESIDENT MILLER COMING.  Street Rumors  Point to Re-Organization���Nothing Definitely  Announced  MIDWAY & DISTRICT  - C. L. Thomet moved into the  Swanson building on Sunday last.  The house has been entirely renovated from top to bottom, and is  now the coziest place in town.  MINE IS THE MINE-  WHOSE IS THE TIMBER?  A JAPANESE VISITOR  W.Chessier,of T^holt.wasthe defendant in an action brought before Magistrate McMynn on Wednesday by S. McOrmond, also of  Eholt. The plaintiff claimed that  Chessier entered on his mineral  claim and had cut timber. Chessier admitted cutting the timber  but   claimed that he had done so  Examines   Smelter  Mines Here  and  through   a   mistake  concerning  The Sidley mail which, has for  a long time been carried on the  Cudworth stage, is now despatched via the V.V. & E.  W. TI. Morris will shortly commence the construction of a iive-'  roomed addition to his residence,  the lumber for which was hauled  this week.  ft  ll  are now  going   round  for about  1,200,000 pounds more."  During the month of October  we will sell a Fine Seven-  Jewelled Watch in a Nickel  Screw Cascfully guaranteed for  ��� o ���  J\b  JLm*^my%JiJr\M.^. %&* ^^_-/o  WATCHMAKERS AND JEWELLERS  Copper Street Greenwood  What appears to have been' a  bold case of horse stealing occurred in town on Saturday evening  last when a mare belonging to A.  Restell,who was in J. H.Harrison's  office, was stolen. Mr. Restell  tethered the animal at the rear of  the building, and during his fifteen minutes' abscence the animal  disappeared, together with saddle  and bridle, and no trace'of it can  be found so far.  NOW IS THE TIME TO ORDER  Charles Dietz, Hon7 President  of the Kettle River and South  Okanagan Pioneer's Society and  one of the first white men in this  district,died on the 9th of October  in the Old Man's Home in Kamloops. He was in his eightieth  year and it was in 1850 when a  young man of 22 years, that he  rounded the Horn and turned up  into the western seas. He hai  been a sailor but when he reached  California the lure of the yellow  metal drew him fromtheseas and  he placer mined there for seven  years. In 1857 he went to Victoria  and came from there by way of  Hope, Similkameen and Rock  Creek, before placer mining was  begun on tbat creek, on to East  Kootenay where he placer mined  for several years.  Leaving there he mined at Pind  D'Orcilli River for a little while  and then returned to Rock Creek  and ��� struck QWhite's Bar where  considerable gold was taken out.  At Camp McKinney he waa one of  the: early prospectors and stiil  held some interests there..'  He was a German by birth, being a native of Stetlin, Germany.  He was born on August 28tb,lS2S  He will be well remembered by  many of the oldest inhabitants o.f  ihe Boundary.  It is stated on good authority  that a standard guage spur will  be built from Toroda Creek to the  Barton mineral claim, situated a.  short distance south of Ferry on  :the"6pp08ite-^side ^cf^the���riverr  The spur will be built by, the  Mountain View Mining Company,  which has a bond on the property.  Considerable development work  has already been done, with highly satisfactory results. Mr.Sneed,  of Bodie. is the moving spirit in  the undertaking, and has interested New York capital in the  property.  On   Tuesday   morning,   at 10  o'clock, the Dominion Copper Co.  at Boundary   Brails closed   down  it's Smelter aud the Rawhide and  Sunset mines which were working  up to that time,    Manager W.C.  Thomas,   when   interviewed   regarding the shut down   on Wednesday morning said that it   had  come as a bolt from the  blue   ou  instructions  from the   president  of the company, Senator Warner  Miller,   of   New York, who had  wired him to cease all  operations  until his arrival.    Senator Miller  with H. N. Melville, one   of  the  directors,    will   leave New York  tonight (Friday) for the Boundary.  Mr. Thomas could not  offer  any  explanation of the fact other than  the present   extremely low prices*  of copper and the very high operating expenses in the way of labor had   compelled   them to close  down     On Wednesday   morning  a few meu were still being employed about the smelter,dumping the  ore into the bins and cleaning up  around the   furnaces.    A considerable supply of coke is on  hand.  Up to th*e day of the shut down,  208 men had been   employed   by  the company.    Previous to  Sept.  21, there   were   very many more  than this.    A late report   credits  Mr. .Thomas with saying that'the  shut down is only,  temporary, in  order to make some necessary repairs.  The rumors on the street are  instructive as axanvass of the  situation. The opinion that the  Consolidated Mining and Smelting Co. wi11 take over the properties of the Dominion Co. gained  considerable acceptance yesterday. The tonnage of the smelter  here, it is estimated will form  over one per cent, of the entire  freight haul of the C.P.R. and is  a considerable item to that corporation. It was pointed out that  such a move would go to prevent  the Great Northern from tapping  this trade.  The other b'ueruiu tendency is  to lay the situation at the door  of financial manipulation. Hard  times will have a very appreciable  influence upon the chances of  President Roosevelt  for   a  third  the lines which   marked   off   the  claim.  Whether the right of a holder  of a mineral claim include ownership of timber upon il, is a point  that has never been tested before  here. On account of this fact,  .heMagistrate imposed no penalty  but stated emphatically that the  defendant had no right whatever  to enter on the claim and cut timber. Nor could he remove the  timber already cut thereon.  This case is important for the  community because it touches a  practice all to general. It clearly  establishes the fact that the man  who enters upon another man's  mineral claim to cut and draw  wood therefrom is guilty of theft.  Judge Hallett appeared for the  Plaintiff; J. D. Spence, for the  Defendant.  MINING IN SUNNY JAPAN  Low Wa_es���More Men���Manufacture  Copper Products at  Mines  THE REBEKAH'S DANCE  A large force of Italians is at  present engaged loading up the  steel in the materials' yard west  of town, for shipment to Feruie,  where there is a shortage of steel  for the grade work already completed. This steel was originally  intended for use between Keremeos and Princeton.  The Riverview Farm Co. have  just received a pair of fine young  pure bred hogs from Indiana.  They came by express, the charge  by the railway company being  $72, which makes the hogs rather  costly-. ��  term and it is thought to be the  wish of the large financial., interests all over the United States to  harass the trust-breaking President.  What all these theories really  are worth, it is verv hard to say.  So far as the Boundary district  is concerned all the facilities here  are such that, giveu ��� the same  labor_conditions ore can be mined  here more cheaply than anywhere  else on the continent aud there  is every reason to have great  faith in tbe future, immediate as  well as distant, of the country.  The Dominion Copper Co; will,  it is expected announce their intentions definitely after the arrival of the President early next  week.  "Are you sleepy ? Never mind.  It was the best time of our lives."  The sun was just beginning to  think of rising when the persis+ent  strains of '-Home Sweet Home"  warned; the young people at the  R.ebekah's dance on Thursday  morning, that it was time for them  to g�� home. The music which  was provided by Messrs.McHenry  and Moore remains unequalled in  Boundary festivities and the dances were thoroughly enjoyed.  When it is. announced_a_-ain ;that  the Rebekahs will look after -a  supper the feast of Wednesday*  uight will be remembered. The  decorations were arranged with  great taste and after all, it did  break, up shortly after -three  o'clock in the morning.  CITY COUNCIL  At the meeting- of the Council on  Monday night last, th-jre were present,  Mayor Buiititiij, Aldermen Di*srosiers,  Sutherland, Nelson and Sullivan.  It wad decided ihat ihe re.-ervpir on  Providence C'reik t>e not campleteJ on  account ot the lateuess of the season.  C complaint had b-.*en laid with the  members of the Council - that runaways were too frequent tin the sireets  The Chief of Police was instructed to  see that the. By-law governing tho  leaving- of horses on the streets bo <*n-  forced.  -=HF">!lowing-accounts-Vrcrc ordered paii':  Pacific Coast Pipe  Co ..........S-405,85  E. W. Bishop     <J0 35  Bubar & McKay    27 50  W. H. Moor..e       4 55  Thos. Park       5 50  The Ledge......      5 00  Greenwood Waterworks Co  133 25  PERKINS-DAMM.  Up to the time of writing nothing has been done in the matter  of appointing a postmaster here  in place of the late Ed. A. Hain.  Apparently the fact that a vacancy exis'ts has been forgotten by  the authorities.  R. Meyerhoff, who has been on  a vitis to Southern Idaho,returned home Sunday evening.  A little silver button, on which  a dancing, bear on a pole has  eunded, is on exhibition in the  window of P.W.George &Co.It is  from a sample of ore taken from  the Duncan mine, the property of  the Wallace Mountain Mining Co.  This particular piece of ore wben  assayed was worth more than  $9,000 to the ton. The assay was  made some.weeks ago on the basis  of 68 cent, silver. Look for it.  This is what tbe Boundary can do  Nothing has yet been done towards securing a railway station  for Anaconda. A little concerted  action on the part of the citizens  in the form of a petition might  do much toward convincing the  C.P.R. of the need for at least a  flag station here. ��� Anaconda  News. . _  Charles An grove, an old timer  miuer of the Boundary' is ill with  lung trouble in the hospital at  San Andreas, Cal. Angrove left  Greeuwdod only about the first of  September last and as he was one  An interesting   visitoj   at  the  Smelter and  mines   of the  B.C.  Copper Co. on Tuesday and Wednesday was F. Yainada, engineer  of  the   Ashio   Mine, mined   and  owned by the Furukana Mining  Company of Tokio.    The properties of the Furukana Company are  situated about 80 miles from Tokio and comprise about  30  mines.  In many respects the methods of  working differ  from  those used  here   although   the    process   of  smelting'and converting  is  clone  right at  the   mines   themselves:-?"'  Labor   is   on   the contrary very  cheap, although   this   year,  the  men's wages have been raised to  40 cents for a day of eight hours.  "We have no coke shortage* i-rr  our   mines," said   Mr.   Yam ad a'.  Mr. Taranosuki who owns all the  stock of the company, is the owi_-  er of all the mines in .the district."  Mines are not mixed up the  way  they are here.    We have a   great  deal of coal  in this  district  and  from some of it, we get a plentiful  supply of coke."  The largest of these mines produces20 tons of copper a day.  The ore carries about 4 per cent,  in copper. It is concentrated to  11 and= 12-per*-**cent, before .it---is**-  smelted. About 1,200 tons of  copper ore is shipped from the  mines yearly.  ''The veins in our mines are  not so regular and are thinner  than here," said Mr. Yamada.  "The convolutions of the earth's  crust are smaller and more irregular than this country."  Another interesting fact about  the Furukana mines is that they  have 2 Electric Refining processes  each capable of handliug about  12,000 tons a day and 2 wire manufactories operating on their own  limits. About 10 per cent, of  their output is made into wire. A  great deal of the rest is exported,  now mainly to South China and  India. Formerly a market was  fouud for some of it in Hamburg,  Germany.  "^MrTYamail a" i s~a~ g r ad u a te- of"  the Imperial University, Tokio,  He came to .Canada to inspect  some mines located in the Queen  Charlotte Islands. He spent some  days at Rossland and Trail, and  after leaving the Boundary is going south into the copper fields of  Arizona and Montana.  The marriage took place on  Wednesday evening at 7 o'clock,  ol Benj. Perkins, formerly of  Westport,Ont.,nephew of the late  BejHJ.Perkins, of Greeeuwood.and  Miss Hanna Damm. The ceremony was performed by the Rev.  M. D. McKee. In the evening a  wedding supper was served at the  residence of Andrew Sater, in I of the first miners to come into  whose employ the bride has been, j the district will be welt , remeni-  Mr. and Mrs. Perkins will reside j bered. He was last employed at  at Mother Lode. -" ' the Mother Lode Mine.  A NEW COMPRESSOR  The installation of a new compound duplex   air   compressor at  the Crescent Mine was completed  Ibis week by E. G. Wnr-- *:i of the  Electric Light Co,    The machine  will make 800 cubic feet of air per  minute and will handle   approximately six 37 inch   machines.  It  is driven bya 125 horse-pov;er in'-  ductiori'    motor.    The   motor   'is  three phase and operates at a pressure of 2,200 volts. Power wili-bd  supplied   by the West   Kootenay  Power and Light Co. and as soon  as some, pump fittings which   are  necessary to supply water to cool  the jackets of the compressor  arrive, the machine will be  put   in u  immediate operation.    The mine  is now equipped with   a  six-drill  compressor, an electric hoi^t and  au electrically driven ventilating  fan.   The shaft has been sunk already about 250 feet and it is expected that the  increased  equipment will bring some surprisingly  good results for   Crescent   stockholders.  ���fljflgfiKiE^ S^P��3^^^^^^>S*^^'__S-y^^a^__^^g_B  THE    &��\3fl3ARY   CREEK   TIMES.  m fflffiamffifflM  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  ���J***  CF*  o=*l  c"H  -=���  CP*  cF*  c_s<  '7-=--��  cr*  CF*  CF*  CF*  C_^  ���CF*  CF*  (F*  BB  Capital, all paid up, $14,40MOo!        Rest $11,000,000.  UNDIVIDED   PROFITS   $422,689.98  Hon   Presideut :   Lokd Strathcona and Mount Royal, G. C M. G.  President *.    Sir George A. Drummond, K.C.. M. G.  Vice-President and General Manager *.    E. S. Clouston,  THE BOUNDARY  A Unit with the Inland Empire���What it Does, Boundary Will Do.  Branches in London, Eng. \ ci_e_ _!n~ "Canada, r  \��&^*��&..\ New York, Chicago.  Buy  and sell Sterling Exchan-j. and Cable Transfers *, Grant Commercial au  Travellers' Credits, available in any partjof the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest allowed at current rates  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manaeer.  wmMMMmammmmmmMMmmiiMm  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital,$10,00,000.   Reserve Fund. $5,000,000  HEAD OFFICE. TORONTO.  B   E. WALKER, President. ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager.  H. H. MORRIS, Supt. Pacific CoaBt Branches.  BANK money orders  -8BUEO AT "THE rOULOWWJO RATE8��  S3 and oadet    9 CBBta  Over $5 and not exceeding $10    Scents  "   $10      ** "        $30  10 cents  ��   $30      **. " $30  15 cents  '"hese Orders are Payable at Par at any office in Canada of a Chartered Bank  (Yukon excepted), and at the principal banking points in the United States.  XIOOTIABLE AT A FIXED HAV�� AT  THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE, LONDON, ENG.  They form an excellent method of remitting small sums of money  with safety and at small cost.  Savings Bank Department  Interest allowed on deposits from SI upwards at current rates.  Greenwood Branch   -   -    -   -   J. T. BEATTIE Manager  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  I. H. HALLETT  Barristkr, Soucitok,  not__y ptbuc.  C��t��l�� _ddr��e��:      "H_llktt."  I Bedford M'Nelll'*  C����B8 ��| S_ot��in|r A No��l'*.  QmmaNwooD. B.O.  I.Laiber'i  :���BOUNDARY   VALLEY   LODGE  No. 38.1.0.0. F.  Meet* ��Y��ry   Tueidaj  Eve-lug at 8 00 In the  I. 0. O. V. Hall.     A. cordial lnrl tttloa U *x  tended to all sojourn'riK bratbem.  A. E. BRAITHWAITE, 1*7 SPEARING,  H. G V. G.  J. SANDERS, Rec. Sec.  Boundary Creek Times  Issued every Trictav  BT  TUB  Boundary CM Printing and Publishing  Co., Limited,  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Per Ykak    2 0��  Six Monthb...... '..     ���  1 25 -  TO FOREION  CODNTRIBB.  2 SO  <UNIO^|gAB__>  Telegraph Company are being  repressed and that it is quietly  withdrawing from the fray with  the Western newspapers. The  old news service is being* restored  unconditionallyto the newspapers  outside of Winnipeg at the same  rates as were in force before Aug.  1st.  The only difficulty that still a-  waits adjustment is the fixing of  the relations between the C.P.R.  and the Western Associated Press,  to which most of the newa papers  of Western Canada now belong.  This is to be gone into an a conference between representitives  of the two organizations, and  with the resumption of. amicable  relations between the newspapers  and the telegraph company it is  expected that no difficulty will be  experienced in reaching a satisfactory arrangement,  As usual the "Canadian Pacific Railway at headquarters disclaim any knowledge of the  change" which has caused the  trouble.  Geo. L. Walker, Editor of the  Boston Commercial, last summer  made an extensive trip over this  country and in a recently published review of the Inland Empire Electrical Railroad System  j has some things to say of its resources and of its future. The  article is written with reference  mainly to the country more immediately surrounding Spokane  but includes as well the Boundary  District of British Columbia.  Inexhaustible Natural Resources.  ���'The Inland Empire, as the  Spokane country is known locally,  comprises 150,000 square miles  and extends for a distance of 150  to 200 miles in all directions from  Spokane, an area three times that  of the New England States. Spo-  ane is the chief metropolis between  St. Paul and the coast cities and  is the natural, as well as commercial, distributing point of this  vast area.  This Spokane country is not dependent upon any one resource}  but has a wonderful diversity of  natural advantages. Its forests  in 1906 produced 1,2.0,000,000  feet of lumber, the output of 400  sawmills, valued at over $30,000,  000 Its wonderful mineral deposits in the famous Coeur d'Alenes  100 miles east, and in the Boundary country of southern British  Columbia have figured largely in  prosperity and   growth of Spok-  for  the   great mining  camps of  the Northwest and of all   Alaska  will be raised in this country, and  a goodly portion of the  shinning  gold accumalated  b7   successful  Alaskan minerals already  being  **-.'*-*  used to   purchase   and   develop  homes in the cities  of   Spokane,  Tacoma, Seattle and Portland.  oooooooooooooooooooooo<��<*oo  t  THE FUTURE OF COPPER  Daniel   Guggenheim,   head   of   the  American Smelting* and Refining* Company is reported to have discussed the  future of the copper situation a day  or  two ago in Salt Lake City when  there  on a tour of inspection of the company's  plants in the  west.    Mr.  Guggenheim  says the Garfield plant of the company,  near Salt Lake, and the plant at Ely,  Nevada,will be crowded to their fullest  Speaking of the recent curtailment of  copper output he states that this was a  natural-outgrowth of the fact that  the  world   is   doing   about  5 per cent, too  much business for   the   money it  has.  He   does  not   anticipate   serious hard  times, and declares that as soon as biisi.  ness shrinks to a par with the  amount  of capital to be invested, the  financial  situation will be relieved.     Copper, he  says, is as good as ever.and as soon as  money is freer the cfamand for copper  will.be greater than ever."  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in   Sash,   Doors,  Turned Work  and  Inside Finish,  Etc,  ESTIMATES FURNISHED.  GREENWOOD,   :   B.C,  5 PHONE 65.  Ch0OOOO0<><>0<>0<>O0<><K><>0<>OOO<Vd  <**v  PHONE NO. 20  - ��� FOR   FRESH FISH    FINNAN HADDIE  SALT HERRING  FIEA'r  C  AT THE CHURCHES  FRIDAY   OCTOBER 18 1907  THE PROTECTION  OF THE  CHILDREN.  Attention was called rather  forcibly on Monday Afternoon to  the fact that the City By-laws  governing the leaving- of horses  untied upon the streets were not  been enforced. Within an hour  or so, two horses went careering  down-Copper Street on and away  from the sidewalks, free and  driverless.  Usually at that time in the afternoon there are, it is said, some  twenty or more children playing  or in charge of Nurse girls on this  section of the street. The danger  to them and to human life generally is too easily and 4oo lightly  passed over. The time for the  removal of the danger is now, and  sot after some serious accident  kas taken place.  We understand that the thing  has been brought to the notice of  the Council and that the Chief of  Police has been notified to see  that the By-Law is enforced.  It is now the duty of the people of the city and particulary of  drivers and owners of horses to  assist the Chief in the keeping of  the law, and protect the public  against injury in this matter.  One result of  the  agitation a  gainst the immigration of Asiatics is that all the world  is   now  talking of    and    writing    about  British  Columbia.    In a   recent  issW theTNevT YorlT World TsaysT  The gentle  Hindu  is having  a  bad time of it in  the  Northwest.  He is imported  into Vancouver,  where as a subject  of King Edward he would  seem to have a  good right to go.    Vancouverites  chase him   across   the line into  United States and  the people  of  Washington   chase  him     back.  Statesmanship and brickbats  are  working hers at cross-purposes.  ane."  The Boundary Mines.  "The output of the Boundary  mines, 150 miles to the north of  Spokane is $15,000,000 per annum  in copper and gold. This district  in 1906produce'd 1.175,000 tons of  ore. The famc/us Granby mine  alone had an output of over 20,000,  000 pounds of fine copper arid paid  net profit's of $1,823,617."  One of the things we are most  likely to forget in the presence of  rich mineral deposits is suggested  in Mr. Walker's emphasis oh the  agricultural resources of the country. As the country develops and  comes more and more to a commercial basis, it will be found that  the valleys of Southern British  Columbia will have resources of  this kind which only a few observant people now recognize. Mr.  Walker says:,  ���'The moat important resource  any country can have, however, is  agriculture, and Spokane's territory it well provided for along  this line. In the production per  acre of wheat, oats, barley and  potatoes the records of the United  States Agricultural department  show that Washington and Idaho  lead all the pther states of the  ���Union -.-^=- ..^^^^^^t,^^^  Angucan-St. Jude's. Rev. John  Leech-Porter, B. D., pastor. Services  at 8 a. m., 10:45 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.;  Sunday, school, 12 p. m. All seats  free  Presbyterian���Services will be con  ducted morning and evening, 11 a.m*  and 7.30 p.m. Rev. M. D. McKee, Pastor.  Methodist���Rev. F. J. Rutherford,  B.A., will conduct services as usual at  Methodist Church morning and evening  Sunday School at 2.30.  Is  unexcelled, as  is  evidenced  by  its  its popularity in all the towns  of the Boundary.  For Sale at all Leading Hotels  Either Draught or Bottled.  Patronize home industry by insisting on having  ���ELEHOBfi" BOTTLED BEER  THL. 13S  LL-  Copper Street  sg-4"fr4"fr ty tytytyty tyty ty��tyty tytytytyty ty ty tytyty%  ty  ��� Catholic���Church of the Sacred  Heart.���Divine service 1st, third and  fourth Sunday in each month. Holy  mass at 10 a. m.; vespers and benediction at 7:30 p. m.; Sunday school at  2:30 p.m. Rev. J. A. Bedard;;.0.. M, I.,  pastor.  DON'T NEGLECT THE SKIN  A healthy skin is absolutely essential to HEALTH. HAPPINESS and BEAUTY, and the  natural and never-failing way to  keep a healthy skin is to treat all  injuries and eruptions promptly  with. Zam-Buk. Zam-Buk contains only the rich saps and juices  of health-giving herbs, and is  therefore Nature's Own Skin Remedy.  ZAM-BUK CURED  Mrs. A. E. Gardiner, Catalina, of Piles  Miss K.M. Bartlett.Montreal.of Eczema  Mr.  A.   Harrison,  Kingston, of Blood  * Poison.  Mr. Alfred Brown, Toronto,  of Rheumatism.  Mrs. Coggill,i_Wap_elUo(Sa8k.Jf pJf_Ab-  House, sign and all exterior and  and interior painting and decor  ating promptly done. -  And Kalsominiiig  Send in your spring orders.  Box 255, Greenwood.       .    o 7  Shop Government street.  Electric  current   supplied   for  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty   #**�������� ���_��**4-<*fr *���!���-���$������ -*f-#��frH'+*-frtfr1*'**-������*-$-��� �����$������ ���$������$*���-������?������ ���**���-���  Power, Lighting, Heating and  Ventilating. Power furnished  for Hoisting and air-compressing plants, with an absolute  guarantee of continuous -power  < .service for operating.   :  :_ :  Get Our Rates. We Can Save Yon Money  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  r"  ���I  Teat  Coffee  Spices  and Extracts  Received Highest Award  Dominion Exhibition 1906  8  NOTICE  mmwami  NOW OPEN  Next door to the Norden Hotel, Copper  Street. All Orders promptly attended to  L..  ���������aa  )_�����  Last week the Phoenix Pioneer  announced a Liberal convention  for Yale-Cariboo to be held at  Vernon on Wednesday November  13th. We believe that it was at  one time thought wise to bold a  convention at Vernon on this date  but all arrangements leading to  it have been cancelled for some  time. It is not at all likely that  any Liberal convention will be  held in this constituency this fall.  THE GENTLE  OCTOPUS  Latest advices tell us  that  the  furious   energies  of    the   C.P.R  YOU CAN KEEP DRY  Alnd .  .v ^-.v****-  IN THE iJtVj  HARDEST STORM V$H  BY WEARING       ' ���   '  f_g^ffjfr��{  *%Iff#  WATEPPROOF  OILED  CLOTHINO  ���lack e* -vcllo-*'  Clean Light Durable  Cuaranteed Waterproof  Ixjw In Pric��  WBtTt  TODAV FOB f��tC  ���oomjcT oe3ewiBtHO hahy  iihoi or wmt***oor  OARMCliTt  "Although the Inland Empire  country is located comparatively  far north as judged by eastern  standards, its climate is tempered  by the winds from the warm currents of the Pacific, and its winters are exceedingly mild. While  the Great Lakes farther east are  covered every winter with* three  or four feet of ice, Coeur d'Alene  which is in practically the same  latitude, remains open all the yew-  round. Steamboats ply back and  forth every day in January, the  same as in July.  Fertile Soil, Climate Ideal.  "The states of Washington. Idaho and Oregon, and the fertile  valleys among the mountains of  British Columbia just to the north,  are destined to grow rapidly in  importance. This section is capable of supporting a tremendous  population, The soil is as fertile  as the climate is ideal. It is a  land of high mountains, some of  them capped with perpetual snow,  providing bountiful rivers for irrigation and power, and encouraging rain fall to such an extent  that a very considerable portion  of the area produces excellent  crops without the aid of irrigation.  "It is a country of lakes as well  asrivers. of heavy timber, of gold,  silver, copper, lead and gold. It  seems to share every natural advantage that can be enumerated.  It has the resources, and the market is at ha��d.    The food supply  ce��ses.  All Skin Diseases Yield to Zam-Buk.  Obtainable from all druggists and  stores at SOc. a box. Send to Zam-  Buc Co , Toronto., for free sample box. Just cut out this offer,  write name of paper across it,and  mail with lc stamp to pay postage  Ladies' Calling Cards, Holland Linen, can be, had at  The Times Office, 50c a box.  Thomas Park, Proprietor  PROVINCIAL ASSAYER  AND  Ore Shippers Agent.  Samples receive prompt attention.  P.O. Box 123 GREENWOOD  INBS0R   t*!0TElL  ERNEST J. CARTIER, Proprietor.  Finest Furnished House in the Boundary  Steam Heated.    Lighted   throughout   with  electric lights.  First-class Bar.    Strictly up-to-date goods.  FIRST CLASS CAFE, OPEN DAY AND NIGHT  The Palace Livery Stable  '���' * THE ^ --* <  PACIFIC HOTEL  ���Bff  Is under the management of Greig and  Morrison. The rooms are comfortably  furnished, and the bar contains the best  brands of wines, liquors and cigars, in  the city.  DRAYING - We Can'Move Anything  F. C.  BUCKLESS  . PROP R1ET0R ======  Greenwood  Now is the time to  Advertise tor the  Fall Trade--You get  Sure Returns by Ad  vertising in The B.C.  Times.  _ J*���   -A   ,* iIj.  -������*-'������-"-i-Im  "*'-__���������      Vi    i. ���,!',  ��� _._Lil_L.l..   j._*dLT_. .-..  _ . 1 .'.- Jl j  ���ihmhi '-'���'���-s^r"i"^  THE   B����HBARY   CREEK   TIMES,  "Bine Ribbon" Carries Off Grand  Prize for Highest Quality  at World's Competition.  MEDALS   FROM  BELGIUM  Bare Trophies Won at the International Hygienic and Pare Food  Exposition at Antwerp.  MILWAUKEE, Wis., Oct. C���Valued  above the other hundreds of awards voted  to the Pabst brcwwlng .company by national and International expositions held  at various times in the past few decades,  a collection of awards which was received  by Col. Gustavc Pabst from Antwerp will  occupy a higher "place in the esteem of  the company than all the other medals  in the Pabst collection.  The awards were brought to Milwaukee  by special emissary from the International  Hygienic and. Pure Food exposition at  Antwerp, Belgium, and include the cross  of honor of Belgium, known as the grand  prize of the exposition, a gold medal and  a diploma elaborately studded with seals  of noted Europeans, and setting forth  that Pabst "Blue Ribbon," the beer of  quality, received the highest award for  purity and excellence at the great exposition held in Antwerp. - The awards  were made only after the severest tests,  known to enlightened science, and demonstrate, under the signatures and seals of  the Jury and commissioners, that the  product of the Pabst Brewing company  stood alone among hundreds of other  beers submitted at Antwerp for the exhaustive tests of experts.  The arrival of the special messenger  from Belgium was an event at the offices  of the Pabst Brewing company, and already the medals have been exhibited to  many Milwaukeeans interested in the excellence of this city's product as compared  ���with'that of the best known breweries in  two hemispheres.  GET HIOHEST POSSIBLE HONORS.  The gold medal, which Is about two and  a half inches in-diameter, bears on one  side the head ih relief of King Leopold  of Belgium, who was the patron of tho  exposition at Antwerp. On the other side  is a likeness, also in relief, of the huge  building at,Antwerp In which the pure  food and hygienic exhibit was held.  The cross of honor, or grand prize, is of  beautiful design, somewhat similar to  other high European orders. It bears  decorations of oak leaves set in gold and  red enamel. In the middle of the medal  proper is the coat of arms of the city of  Antwerp. The medal is attached to the  crown of Belgium, which In turn Is suspended from a ribbon of the tri-color of  Belgium.  DIPLOMA OF BEAUTIFUL DESIGN.  The diploma setting forth the fact that  "Blue Ribbon" beer was awarded the  grand Prix at the Antwerp exposition is a  beautifully designed document bearing  four idealistic figures. The entire wording Is In the French language, the court  language of Belgium. The body of the  diploma sets forth that the "diplome de  grand prlx" has-been awarded to the  Pabst Brewing company, of Milwaukee.  The ��� array of official signatures is tho  chief feature of the document.   The dlplo-  m: Is signed by the president of the jury  which awarded the honors, by the lord  mayor of the city of Antwerp, honorary  member; the administrator general, a;id  president of the committee of commercial  patronage.  The signatures of the exposition officials  are verified and attested to by the minister  of foreign affairs of the Royal Belgium  government. All these signatures are in  turn attested to by the vice and deputy  consul general representing the United  States government at Antwerp, the two  certifications being written in the lower  margin of-.the diploma and accompanied  by the respective seals of office.  The background of the middle portion of  the diploma sets forth-in dim outline a  view from the harbor.of the port of Aiv.r  werp, showing the great shipping interests  and in the extreme background the famous cathedral of Antwerp with'Its high  steeple. -     -.���%���.������.-���.  With the rising interest, much greater  in European countries than in the United  States, in pure foods and. the general subject of hygiene, the International Hygienic.  and Pure Food exposition' has assumed ai:  important place. To-day its exhibits are  the Mecca for thousands of manufacturers, scientists, legislators and workers for  the public good from every, corner of the  world. The awards of the juries are made  with suc-h unmistakable impartiality and  are so decidedly announced for or against  certain food products that the knowledge  gained from a visit to the exposition  serves as absolute protection against  fraud.  The exposition is held annually at different cities decided upon by tlio board of  LINMIELLBERG  COPIES OF THE GOLD A1EDAL.  Cross of Honor.  One Side Contains the Head of Kin;*;  Leopold of Belgium and the Other  the   Famous   Exposition   Building.  commissioners. In IflOC it was held in  Paris, this year in Antwerp and next year  it will be held in another^city of the continent .or in Great Britain. Crqwned..hea<5B  of Europe unite, in aiding Its welfare, and  every civilized country each year sends its  most noted scientists to participate in the  gathering together of experts from all  parts of the world. In Europe the exposition is annually given the greatest publicity throughout the different centers of  population, it being the understood object  to apprise the people of what is good and  what is not good for their general welfare.  The expositions of 1001! and 15107 were attended by thousands of tourists from  America, the recent rise of public interest  in the subject of pure foods encouraging  investigation in the products of the world  brought together in one vast exhibit.  The department of brewing at the Antwerp exposition was one of the chief features. The fact that the first beer was  brewed in what is now the kingdor. of Belgium added to the interest in the exhibit  and inspired wonderful showings from the  different interests of the world. .- All the  great breweries of Germany, America,  England and other countries made efforts  to excel In their exhibits, and when the  time came for the highest awards interest  was at fever heat. ���  The tests of the hundreds of samples of  bottled beers were most severe. The jury  which made the exhaustive tests of the  brewery products was made up of scientists, university professors and chemists  of note appointed by the Belgium minister  of education.  SUBJECTED TO HEAT AND COLD.  The jury's task was a severe one, the  tests of each beer extending over a considerable time. Pabst "Blue Ribbon" beer,  along with all the others, was for weeks  alternately subjected to extreme degrees  of heat and cold. Of all the beers 60  tested Pabst "Blue Ribbon" beer was the  only one found upon examination to retain  all tlie properties originally contained in  the brew. It was finally determined that  the "Blue Ribbon" beer took first: place  among air the other varieties submitted  by American and European breweries.  Consequently the highest possible honor*  of the exposition were awarded.  The fact th-tt the American beer took  first place -was all the more remarkable  froni the fact that it wns necessarily  transported a great distance, a factor that  might ordinarily have been a decided  handicap as against other beers sent to  Antwerp. The time that the beer was in  transit from the brewery in Milwaukee  was something like four weeks, and "it its  a generally accepted theory that beer loses,  through transportation.: The Pabst beer  apparently was unaffected. Its durability-  and pureness were found upon examination to be without fault.  The exposition at Antwerp this year waa  held during the months of June, July and  August, the months in which the tourist)  travel Is largest1 It was opened by King;  Leopold, under whose protectorate it was  held, the- various monarchies and the  French republic appointing delegates to  represent them in the. international show.  The exhibits...were placed in the great  building erected several years ago at Antwerp and designed especially for large ex-,  positions of the nature of the pure food  show. The juries appointed to make testa  in the several departments of the exposition were appointed by the Belgian minister of education .-nrtth the.approval of the  'different natrons" participating in the gathering, the members being selected with  special view to their peculiar fitness to  judge of the merits of the products coming  under their examination. One of the noted  members of the jury Which undertook the  stupendous task of testing the bottled  beers and awarding prizes waa Prof.  Alfred Jorgensen.'.'of Copenhagen^ Denmark, than whom there is no better known  authority on the subject of scientific and  hygienic brewing. Others on the jury  were men of undoubted ability in their  line} The fact that the host of exhibitor*  in the department of brewing unanimously  approved of the membership of the jury  bespeaks their ability. _.'���������.  It is probable that the awards now In  the care of the Pabst Brewing company  will be placed on exhibition at an early  date, it being the,desire of the officials to  permit the public at large to examine th*  medals and diploma signifying the par excellence of Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer. ,  The home of Mr. Dagman of  Anaconda was the scene of a quiet  but pretty wedding on the evening of Wednesday October the 9th,  when Mr. Alfred John Line],  foreman at the B,C. Copper Co's  smelter and Miss Gerda Tharesia  Mellberg of Anaconda were  united in marriage by Rev M. D.  McKee. '  Mr. and Mrs, Lind are widely  known and highly respected in  the city and they have the very  best wishes of a host of friends.  They will live in Greenwood.  MUSICAL.  ' ���AC4rt"lrAA<^r'tt'��tt"Z~l">AA<. <.<~l"Z.'l"Z..Z..Z~Z~:"Z~Z~Z"Z"Z~Z~Z~>.'."!:��'.":'-  . *:*<"*-~c-:-:"��x-:~:-<~:��:��:��X' *:*':**K**x**:**:��i">*:**:��k*'i'*>>.--:''K'*>.-  MRS. MURRAY, Graduate in Vocal  and Instrumental Music is prepared  to receive pupils in Piauo ar" Voi-**.  Latest Conservatory Methods  Taught. For further particulars and  terms apply at Studio in Miller Block  room 1.  NOTICE TO CREDITORS  THE USES OF COPPER  The average man, if asked to name,  offhand, the uses of copper, would  b2 likely to reply that the metal was  used mainly for coining pennies and  making-wire, yet these uses employ  barely more than a quarter of the copper that i* produced. On second  thought he might smile at naming copper coinage as an important consumer  of the metal,, .yet.rWis first thought  would be nearer right than his second,  for the Chinese Empire has used SO,00��  -tons of copper for making new coins  within the past two years, thereby increasing the circulation medium of the  country to the extent of 4 ounces for  each inhabitant���for while 50,000 tons  of copper is a large quantity of metal,  sufficient to load 1,000 freight cars of  the heaviest type used on American  railroads, it is but a quarter of an avoir-  dupoise pound per capita when  divided among 400,000,000 people.  Only the expert or those engaged  most actively in the copper industry  have the slightest idea of the diversified uses to which copper is put. Cop-  -per enters into, almost every form of  human activity, and the multiplicity  of its uses is most surprising. Electric  light, power and traction are immense  consumers of the met il in the form of  wire, and, telephones and. telegraph s  find it iudispensable,yet electricity requires only a trifle more than a quarter  of the metal,marie. The, 'engineering  trades consume more than half of all  the copper produced, mainly in1 the  form of brass, but there are : about a  score of friction metals and alloys,  each having ite specific use, into which  copper enters as a component part.  NOTICE is hereby ffiven thai on tlie 14! li day  of September 1907, it waa ordered by His Hon.  Judtre Brown,Local Judtfe tliat A. C. Sutiou,  Official administrator in and lor the Grand  Forks and Greenwood electoral Districts be ad  minlstrator of all and singular the estate of  Edward A. Hain formerly of Midway B. C,  deceased.'intestate.  "Every oerson indebted to said deceased-is required to make pavment forthwith tothe undersiirn-  ed and evervperson havinir in possession effects  belonirimr to deceased is required'forthwith to  deliver same over to the  undersigned.  Every creditor or other person -bavin? any  claim upon or interest in the distribution of the  estate of the deceased is required before the 20th  day of November W07. to scud by registered letter addressed to the undersigned, his name and  address and full particulars of his claim or  interest and a statement of his account (verified by statutory declaration) and the uature  of the security  if any held by   him.  After the 20th day of November 1007, the administrator will proceed with the distribution  of tlie estate liavinir regard to those claims  only of which he shall then have had notice.  Dated at Grand Forks, 11. C, the 10th October  1907.  A.C. SUTTON,  Ollicial Administrator  Grand Forks, B.C.  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT.  District of Yale.  Tnke notice that George K. Wilson, of I'nrk  KapidB, Minn., occupation, timbennuii, intends  to npnlv for permission to 'purchase the following described land, near North Fork of itock  Creek:  Commencing nt' a post planted 10 chains  northerly from the north-east corner of Henry  St.rtui.s8' purchase applied for; thence north 120  chains; thence east JO chains; thence south 120  chains; thence west 40 elm ins to point of commencement, and containing -ISO acres, more  or less.  GEORGE R.  WILSON.  Bv Itenry Strauss, agent.  Date, August 21,1907.  ���:�����>*.���  B  v ���������  II  __���  *..  1  LAND REGISTRY ACT.  TAKE NOTICE that an-amplication has  been made to retrister Edmund T. Wickwire as owner iu Fee Simple, under a Tax Sale  Deed from George Birkett Taylor, Collector of  Municipality -of the City of Greenwood, to  Edmund T. Wickwire, bearinirdate the 16th day  of August, A.D. 1907, of all aud singular'that  certain parcel'or tract of land and premises  situate, lying and being-in the City of Gre n  wood, in the I'rovinceof "British Columbia,more  particularly known and described as���Lot Nine  ('���) Block Ten (10) Map Thirty-four (3+) in City  of Greenwood.  You and each of you are required to contest  the claim of the tax purchaser within forty-Bye  days from the date of the service of this notice  upon you, and in default of a caveat or certificate  of lis pendens being filed���and in default of redemption���within such period, you will be for  ever estopped and debarred from setting up any  claim to or in respect of the said land, and I  shall register Edmund T. Wickwire as owner,  thereof.   ...  .-'   Dated   at  Laud   Registry Office* Kamloops,  . Province of  British   Columbia, .this  Twenty-  Ninth day of August, A.D. 1907. '������ 7. ���.,'.'  W. H. EDMONDS,' 7  -.-,-��� District Registrar.-  To SAMUEL BOND, Esq. ��� 7t ...  New Westminister. B. C.  ^%.:��x��:..;..>>.>.>.:��-.^  ^-^mx-^wk-m--**-:-^^  Synopsis of Canadian Nortli-west  Homestead Regulations,  Ladies' Calling Cards, Holland  Linen, neatly printed, Times-  Office, $1.50 per box.  ANY even numbered section of Dominion  Lands in Manitoba. Saskatchewan ana  Alberta, exceoting Sand 26,. not resarved, ma**  be homesteaded by any person who is the sole  head of a -family, .or any male, over 18 years ^oi  age, to the extent of ouo-quartcr section of lb"  acres, more or less.  Entry must be made personally at the local  land office for the district in which  the land is  situate.  The homesteader is required to perform the  conditions connected therewith uuder one of  the following plans:  -(1) At least six months'residence upon and  cultivation of the laud in each year for (lire-  years. "-.'      - ' -  (2) If the father (or mother, if the father is  deceased), of the homesteader resides upon a  farm in the vicinity of the land entered for, the  requirements an to residence; may be satisfied  by such person residing with the lather or  mother,     ...  ���- (3 If the settler has _i�� permaden t residence  upon farming land owned by him in the vicinity of his homestead, the requirements as to  residence may be satisfied by residence upon  the said land. .".--.  Six months' notice in writing should be given  tothe Commissioner of Dominion Lands at  Ottawa of intention to apply for patent. ���  ...-���'���    W. W. CORY,    ':  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior  N.B.���Unauthorized  pnblicaticii  of 'this    ad  er'tisenientwill not be paid for. t        32-59  000000<X>000000<K>0<>00000000  6  DIPLOMA AWARDED THE PABST BREWING COMPANY AT  THE INTERNATIONAL PURE FOOD EXPOSITION.."  Highest Honor Given the Pabst Brewing Company in a Competition in Which Beers From All Parts of the World Were Entered. At  T_U Exposition Pabst "'Blue Ribbon" Beer Was Pronounced by International Experts to Be the Purest and of the Best Qualltl".  ���cJNjmI^  R-A.I L W A Y  Cheap Rates 'from all points [  inO_taii'Q;:& Maritime   |  Provinces |  y   ON SALE DAILY <>  Sept. 1st to October 31st]  Unexcelled  Service, Fast Time, V  Through   Sleepers   and Tom ist A  Gars.        Two   Transcontinental O  Trains daily in each direction. %  Toronto,   Guelph,   Gait. Owen  Sound. London, Windsor. Detroit  To Greenwood  $39.45  Montreal, S46 10,   Ottawa, S44.S5  Halifax, S56.40.    Rates  to   other.  Ontario points and Maritime Pro  .vinces quoted on  application  to   X  Local Agent, or  J. MOE, E.J. COYLE,  A.G.P.A.Vancouver D.P.A.Xelsou  E.   R.    REDPATH,    AGENT  GREENWOOD, i  For Business Men:  Letterheads,  Envelopes,  Billheads,  ~~    Statements!"  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Work done  in two or three  colors or  in combinations.  ��*>  NEATNESS AND PROMPTNESS  and the quality of stock used are the main factors that have built us up the largest job  printing business enjoyed by any printing house iu tbe Boundary country.  THE  HANDBOOK  ��� ���-. (New edition issued Nov. 15, 1906)  Is a dozen books tn one, covering the  history, Geography, Geolog-y, Chemistry, Mineralogy Metallurgy, Terminology,. Uses, Statistics and Finances of  Copper. It is a practical book, useful  ��.o-a�������and���necessary���topmost "iner. err--  gaged in auy branch of the Copper  Induetry.  Its facts will pass muster with tht-  trained scientists, and its language is  easily understood by the everyday man.  It gives the plain facts in plain Eng-  'ish without fear or favor.  Its lists and describes 4626 Copper  Mines and Companies in all pat ts of  the world, descriptions running from  two lines to sixteen pages, according  to importance of the property.  The Copper Handbook is conceded to  be the  1  ti1  The Mining Man needs the book for  the facts it gives him about mini's,  mining and the metal.  The Investor needs the >* ��� ->k for the  tacts it gives hint about n .-ing, mining investments and copper st.-itistk.-,.  Hundred of swindling coinpanii**-; are  exposed in Dlaitj English.  Price is S5 in Buckram with gilt top;  S7.50 in full library morocco. Will be  sent, fully prepaid, on approval, to any  address ordered, and may be rcturne'-l  within a week of receipt if not found  fully satisfactory.  HORACE.J. STEVENS  Editor and Publisher.  453 Postoffice Block. Kong!;���<-:;.  Michigan. "  Government Street,  Phone 29  Greenwood, B. C.  ���|^^H|H|N|>^^  j You can double  j your Business by  | advertising in The  I Boundary Creek  Times    :    :    :    : issmrnxmrnsBm  mim_����m-��a-.  THE   B0BN��ARY   CREEK   TIMES.  sr-*-  JUST RECEIVED A CAR OF  No.  18 Wonder Air  Tight  ���    20       " ���������  -    22        "  24       " "        "  26  25  20  23  26  22 Rosedale Box  25  30       " "  36  Canuck Air Tight Metal Top  Premium Souvenir /  tt  /  l>  l>  /���*  >  3,00  3.50  4,00  4,50  5.50  12.50  12,50  15,00  20.00  9.00  11.00  14,00  18.00  " 15 Air Tight Souvenir/  tt ift    >*        >,            "     ���  " 12 Oak Souvenir          ���*���  h 14      it                tt                             ,,  /**  /  16  18.50  22,50  12,50  15.00  18.00  WIPED   OUT  THE   DEBT.  Call and see our stock.  L/  Ui. 1_L  COMPANY,   LTD.  HARDWARE  CLOTHING  GROCERIES  Always Ask for  ���fti  1 r  $  ll  J  000<>0<><><>CKX><>C*<X><>OOCK>00<><K>00^  Dr. Mathison, dentist, is out  of town until October.  Mr. Kendall's successor in the  Bank of Montreal will be J. A.  Gillam, of Vancouver.  Nothing reveais the tastiness  of a woman like the paper on the  walls of her home. Delicate shades  and beautiful tints are what you  will find at Coles' Book Store.  W. Anderson, recently of Cascade, manager of the B.C. Gold  Fields Co.was in the city on Monday.  P. M. Black and Mrs. Black, of  Nelson, are at the Imperial Hotel  this week. Mr. Black is auditor  for P. Burns & Co.  Keep Hallowe'en mg*ht open  for the.Odd Fellow's Dance. The  Rebekahs will serve another supper,  M. M. Johnson, chief engineer  of the Dominion Copper Co. left  on Monday for his home in Salt  Lake City. Mr. Johnson is expec-  to return to Greenwood in about  a week when Senator Warner  Mjller and a number of the directors of the company will come  with him.  Mr, Justice Clement will preside  at the sitting of the Supreme  Court, -which meets in the Court  House here on Tuesday morning  next. J. A. Macdonald of Kossland, the Liberal leader will appear as Counsel for the City of  Greenwood in the case of Leut-  field Por-tman vs the Corpora,**  tion of the City of Greenwood.  E. T. Wickwire returned on  Friday of last week from the coast  where he had been attending the  Liberal Convention and the Convention' of School Trustees.JMr.  Wickwire met agreat many people  whoare going intothe coast coun-  tryfrom Alberta, fleeing from the  bitter "winters of the Northwest.  The influx is not so great as it  would be, had not the poor crops  interfered with the selling conditions of land in the new provinces. -  The funeral of the late Clayton  W. Deaver "was held on Saturday  afternoon at two o'clock from the  undertaking parlors of Gulley and  Co. to the C.P.R. station.    Revs.  McKee  and   Rutherford,   nearly  SO members   of   the   Greenwood  Miner's Union and 40 Odd Fellows "Were in attendance to do  honor to " the remains. ������ The  body was taken on the afternoon  train to Vernon, B.C., the boy's  home, for burial.  Dr. Simmons, dentist, Phone 96  Wallace-Miller Block, open evenings  on  Harrv Johns and wife  left  Tuesday for Santa Barbara, Cal  They will stay there   about  weeks.  six  Methodist Church  Holds Anniversary  Services at which $ 3 7 0 is Subscribed  ���Dinner Enjoyed by All  Ladies' Calling C I ��� , Holland  Linen, neatly printed, Times'  Office, $1.50 per box,  Hugh Cropley is visiting friends  iu the city. Mr. Cropley came in  from the Wellington mina, Wallace Mountain, West Fork, on  Tuesday night.  Mark F, Madden, president of  the Providence Mining Co. has  been in the city since Monday.  E. R. Redpath is -taking his  holidays hunting the wild things  of the woods up the valley, Mrs.  Redpath is with him.  James Dale, guard of the quarantine, had the unpleasant duty  to perform of holding up Moses  Burns, one of the oldest of the old-  timers on Wednesday Morning.  Moses wanted tc see his friends  in town but the officer of the law  could not see eye to eye with the  miner, that his**being an. old-timer  had anything to do with his passport for a quarantine. After  being examined by Dr. Oppen-  heimer, Burns was allowed to proceed.  Work is in progress on the excavations-for the foundation of  the new compressor to be installed  at the Mother Lode mine, and a  start will soon be made on the  necessary stonework. The new  machine will be of the Rand duplex-compound type, with a capacity of about 3,400 feet of air per  minute. The compressor will be  furnished with a new cut-off device, by which the amount of air  compressed may be closely regulated; the machine running at 25,  50, 75 or 100 per oent. of its fnll  capacity, as required. The compressor' will be furnished with a  cast iron sole plate extending under the whole machine; and in  general is similiar to the machine  installed by the Rand Co. at the  Dominion Copper Idaho mine,  with the exception of being of a  larger size.    It will be driven by  The anniversary services held  this week in the Methodist Church  were an unqualified success. On  Sunday, Rev R. N. Powell of  Nelson was the preacher. His  sermons were earnest, forceful,  and eloquent and, in the evening  attracted a. very large congregation.  At the close of each service.  Mr. Powell mad a blackboard appeal for the removal  of the entire debt on the  church property. The mortgage  on the church had been reduced  by the efforts of the the late Mrs.  Pope to $365 and this amount,"  the preacher had apportioned on  the blackboard in square.s of $50,  $25, SLO and $5. This movement  originated with the off-r of  Mr. Victor Dynes of Nelson, formerly a member of this church to  subscribe $50 if the whole debt  were wiped out. The appeal in  the mornir.g was ai swred by $280  and in the evening this amount  was increabed so that only $45 remained to be raised on Mondav.  One feature of .the evening service was the solo of Mrs. Murray.  Her singing was muchappreci-  ated by the audience.  .  ' From 5.30 until after 8 o'clock  Monday Eve, dinner was served  to more than 200 people who  seemed thoroughly to enjoy the  ��� occasion. At about S.20 the pro-  ! gram of the evening began with  His Honor Judge Brown in the  chair. Rev. Mr. Powell in opening the first section of his lecture  on "People I have Met" had the  pleasure of announcing the success of his efforts to raise the  money necessary to complete the  debt. He also stated that the  proceeds of the dinner amounted  to about $125. Two intervals  were taken advantage of by the  lecturer, in the first of which  Mrs. Murray sang beautifully a  solo, 7'The Children's Home." In  the second interval Mrs. Oliver  and Mrs, McCutcheon rendered a  duet that was much appreciated.  Mr. Powell's recollections of |the  people he had met were often  humorous, and, sometimes^ very  pathetic. The program closed  with a Scotch solo by Mrs."  Mur-  gains  Blue Printed   Cups   and  Saucers  $1.00  a  dozen  Pink  Printed*. Cups   and  Saucer  $1.00   a   dozen  Plates   to  match   both   patterns,   $1.00  a  [dozen  97 Piece Dinner Sets from  7.00 to 10.00  Plain White Cnpsand. Saucers        - '     90c a doz.  Plain White Plates from 65c up according- to size.  We are clearing but our entire stock of   Crockery  regardless of price   -,  ros.  m  When placing your  next order for  ..������������  don't forget  that we carry the-largest and most complete stock in the city.  GIVE  US  A   TRIAL  Our goods are always fresh, and we guarantee  satisfaction.  unter-Kendrick Co., Ltd.  "The Big Store"  >S ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty tytytytytytytytytf  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ew Offices  a 600 h.p. Canadian General El ec-j ray who in  this  number  played  her own accompaniment.  The entire services were marked  with great enthusiasm and though  as is usual in such things a great  deal of work fell upon a few people, the minister and workers of  the church are much pleased at  results which greatly exceeded  their highest hopes. *  trie Co. motor, connected   to   the  compressor by a rope drive.  The present compressor building will be remodeled so as to  accomodate the new machine in  addition to the old; thus providing a complete compressor plant  in duplicate, and obviating any  shut-down for lack of air.  :  ty We are now in the Basement  under  our  Old   Office.  ty < ' ���'-*  f Drop in and get some  Ground  4�� Floor   prices  on   Real  Estate,  ty Mines, Stocks, Shares and Insurance*   Houses to Rent  ty  ���-��*���.-. in all parts of the City,  ty " '  % Bealey Investment & Trust Co., Ltd. %  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  ty  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE  Percent.  Discount,   20 Per Cent.  o Just to introduce them we will offer Art Squares,  8 Matting* and Linoleums for the next 30 days at  2 20 per cent, discount.        Terms of sale, cash.   ���  1 A. L. WHiTE,   "The Furniture Man"  2 I-HONE lo  OOO CKXK><><X><>C*<KXKX><-K-M><^  'We have just received a shipment of fine  English Gccds for Fall and Winter Suits  and  Overcoats        s ���' : '  Best of Workmanship and no advance on  former Prices ��� ; ; '  iK_*t_i->--_35'*-a_5*-i"^  MIXK CAMP  Granby Mines Phoenix  Snowshoe ..Phoenix  Mother   Lode '..-   Deadwood  Brooklyn-Stemwiiider  Rawhide    Idaho, Phoenix      Sunset,   Mountain Rose   .. Phoenix  .. Phoenix  ... Phoeuix  Deadwood  .....Summit  1900       1901       1902       1903       1904  64,553   231,762 309,858 393,718 548,703  297 1,731 ' 20,800   71,212  5,340     99,034  141,326 138,079 174,2<*8  !_7^__^___^^__^ r���__!^_,g_^_  3,070  802       7,455   15,731  mere  COPPER ST,  GREENWOOD, B.C.  Atheist-) n-Jackpot    Welling-ton  Morrison Deadwood  B. C. Mine Summit  R. Pell , Summit  Emma     Summit  Oro Denoro   Summit  Senator ..Summit  Sulphur King Summit  Brey Fogle .....Summit  No. 37  Summit  Reliance     Summit  Winnipeg Wellington  Golden Crown     Wellington  King   Solomon "W.   Copper  Big: Copper W. Copper  No. 7 Mine Central  City of Paris White's  Jewel ..Long Lake  Carmi West; Fork  Sally '. ���   West Fork  Riverside ...'West Fork  Providence Providenec  Elkhorn Providence  Skylark Skylark  Helen Skylark  Bonnie Bell   Crescent   Don Pedro 7...  Mavis   Strathmore   Rambler..   Preston ;   Prince Henry .....Skylark  Last Chance ...; Skylark  E P U. Mine Skylark  Bay Skylark  Kuby Boundary Falls  Republiu Boundary Falls  Miscellaneous       1,200  19,494  5,646-  3,339  19,365  3,250  1,759  4,586  1905 1906  653,889     801,404  8,426  174,567     104,120 *  i**=5s;73r^*=r4o;685=i  25,108      26,032  2.960  3,056      48,390  4,747        4,555  550       ...  150  47,405   14,811  560      ....  650     8,530   22,937   37,960  15,537   16,400  363     3,450  222  364          '   7 33  2,435    ...    "  1076  1,040  785  2,250  ...  625  87S  ��  665  482  ...  ���2,000  ..  160  350 .  890  9,485  3.007  1,833  33  150  1,345  12,881  6,404  1907 whek  543,909 20,386  192,065 '   ...  190,694 4,250  -i44";0041==i==7T"-  63,219 1,504  15,092  29.949 ,640  4.192 60  649  1.370  9,750  11,955  -99  586  219  150   ...  SO    ...  ...  30  30  79  145  86  993  726  770  ��� 1  1,140  400  325  150  150  52  535  80  20  589  .,  90  ...  '.  40  45  ��.  20  ...  ..  20  140  ������  ...  76  20  15  50  6S9  ...  167  300  255  ...  55  60  700  20  212  J Opposite Post Office. J  ttty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty ty tytytytyty*  �� ��  ���Si,- ���  ��    _ ��� ��  ��  *  ���:  CO., Ltd  .. DEALERS IM  fresb and Cured meats  Fisb and Poultry*  ��  ��  ��  *  ��  ��  ��  ��-  ��  ��  0  ft  ft  ft  .��  ft  ft  0  ft  ft  ft  ft  tt  ft  ft  e*00a��a00����000000000000��000e00fta'W^W00000000������ft0ftftft0  20  30  60  3,230  3,456    325,,    SOO   750  20  500  171  Total  tons        97,600 390,500 SC6.816  690,422 829,708  Smel:er Treatment  Granby Co Grand Forks   62,387 230,823 312,340 401,921 596,252  B.C. Copper Co Greenwood      ... 117,611 148,600 162,913 210,434  Dom. Copper Co Boundary Falls      ... ... ...        132,570   30,930  ToUl tons reduced ��� 62,387 348,439 460,940 697,404 837,666  934,708 1,164,034    1,017,965 26,879  687,938 838,847 537,878 17,620  210,830 121,031 '313,892 6,603  84.059 218,811 156,900 2,140  982,877 1,178,689    1,008,670    26,363  Mr. Geo. M. Deaver and family  of Vernon, B.C., wish to thank  the men of the Mother Lode mine,  the members of the Miner's Union  and the Odd Fellows of Greenwood for the sympathy they�� extended and the many kindnesses  they showed to them in their recent bereavement. The entire  family are deeply grateful to the  many friends in Greenwood for  respect and consideration shown  for their son and brother,Clayton  W. Deaver.  THE GREAT DURABILITY  **5 WATERPROOF    "  QUALITIES ��*THE  FISH BRAND  POMMEL  SLICKER  Make it  First Choice  of the man  Who Knows  EVERY GARMENT  GUARANTEED  IF YOVR DEALER /S OUT  OF FISH BRAND. DONT  ,  CHANGE YOUR MIND. HAVE  HIM GET THEM OR SEND  ORDER ANOPRICS TO US.  *S^SO BLACK am YELLOHF  ���       - ��� ��� - _a^*AA? CO. AWWfBff  -Hfii-'illT J.I..JJHW  Synopsis of Canadian Homestead Regu.  lations.  ANY available Dominion Lands within tha  Railway Belt ia British Columbia, may be  homesteaded by any parson who is the sole  head af a family, or any male over i8 years of  ago, to the extent of one-quarter section of 140  acres, more or less.  Entry must be made personally at tbe local  land office for the district In which the land is  situate. Entry by proxy may, hawerer, be  raabe on certain conditions by the father,  mother, son, daughter, brother or sister of an  intending homesteader.  The homesteader is required to perform the  conditions connected therewith under one of  the following plans:  (1) At least six months' residenca upon and  cultivation of the land iu each year for three  years.  (2) If the father (or mother, if the father is  deceased), of the homesteader reside* upon a  .'arm in the vicinity of the land entered for,the  requirements as to residence may be satisaed  by such person residing- with the father or  mother.  (3JIf the settler has  his permanent residence  | upon farming land owned by him in  the vicinity )f his homestead, the requirements as to  residence may be satisfied by  residence, upon  the said land.  _ix months' notice in writing should be given  to the Commissioner of Dominion Lands at  Ottawa of intention to apply for  patent.  Coal.���Coal mining rights may ba leased for  a period of twenty-one years at an annual  rental of $1 per acre. Not more than 2J*A)  acres shall be leased to one individual or  company. A royalty at the rate of five cent  per ton shall be collected on the merchantable  coal mined.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.  X. B.���Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for.  A

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