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THE CELEBRATED: BLACK CAT BRAND FOR BOYS.  ...SPLENDID ASSORTMENT OF.:.  fi   i  Carpets arid Linoleums  U       -        "   I  By Percy F. Godenkath.  ���^��f����������^��M4^����8>��*W*^^^^  <&>  b     \  V-  ���  "1  t  ���,!   ���  ���?  V  - V  *_  - V  '.f  t  * - '                  '               ���             - -'   ?:  V , If your\watch shows any irregularity or gives other evidence that X  V **"       -��< .- '                                    i *                                                l ��-*��  >*" something* is wrong with it, better have it examined by a competent .*,  *t4 watchmaker^   You won't find any more skillful or more experienced  ��  V -*   * *l                                     �����  X anyyqjfrere than right here.   We clean and repair all sorts of watches  #t#  X thoroughly and quickly, and guarantee our work'as well as oar prices., X  ���**��� i  If your watch chain is beginning to show signs of wear, or if you'd  �����  ���>  like a new chain for any reason, we are prepared  to supply you with  v  A . V  ���  the best'gold' filled ever made at a moderate price.   We carry the  v  ��J��  Simmons' make, the best khown and most strongly guaranteed chains  ���>  ; V  ?  _��**,   Hr./I_T  Official Agent for REGINA WATCHES.  <MM$^M*>fr<><*-<HK*-*-*>��K-'-*^^  Specia ��ate of Ladies Ready-  Ho- Wear Goods.  Ebeiy Item is of Special Interest to Ladies  of Greenwood.  " THE SUNSET,  Good progrers is being made nnder  Foreman Morrison in the work of developing tlie Sunset on Copper mountain. This .property, now controlled  by the B. C. Copper company, will undergo thorough exploration and prov-,  ing before the bond matures. Some  very fine ore hag been taken from the  bottom of'the shaft,, now at a depth  of about two hundred feet. Mineralization seems tp increase with depth  as noted by the large flakes of bornite.  In the bottom of the shaft native copper in a fissure vein of talc is exposed.  Every thing is working smoothly for  machinery that has been so long idle,  and quarters for employes are com-  fortaole. The Sunset is the' best developed property on Copper mountain  and its progress is sure to be of interest  to mining nien\ It has already, in a  large measure, solved the future of  Copper .mountain as_a_ mining_camp  and other companies may now take  heart and follow their leader and  pioneer mine.���Similkameen Star.  STRIKE ON HIGHLAND QUEEN.  Ladies white Underskirts with  'deep embroidery frill and inser-  , tion, worth $2.50.  Sale Price $1.50  Ladies Fine White Cambric  Gowns, worth S1.15.  Sale Price 75c.  Ladies White Cambric Drawers, cluster tucks and embroidery  trimmed, worth 85c. '  Sale Price 50c pair-  Ladies Corset Covers,  made of  fine English cambrics, worth 60c  Special Price 35c.  Ladies Shirtwaist Suits made  of fine English chambroy and  linen, worth $8.00.  Sale Price $5.50  Ladies Shirtwaist Suits made  of fine English Gingham, worth  36.00.  Special Price $3.75  Ladies Fine Dongola Kid lace  Shoes; worth $3.50.  Special Price $2.50  Ladies  Ready-to-Wear Hais i all at  '������' -i;7::''"'. Special Prices.\:      --:7'���> ���-_". ���'.-,_,  During the past week the ore body  was struck on the*- Highland Queen in  the tunnel at a distance os 34 teet from  the portal.  The property is under bond to Foulds  Bros, and Penny, who have been de-  developing it for the past three months.  As yet the lead has not been %crosscut,  and its extent is not known, but the'  samples brought into town would indicate that the ore is high grade. When  the lead has been crosscut it is the intention to (\ritt north and south, and  regular shipments made to the smelter. These shipments should, after  deducting expense of raining, freight  aud shipment charges, net a handsome  profit to the owners.  Tomorrow, Saturday, at White Bros*  store, every fifteenth cash caatomer  will receive a basket of chocolates.  ANOTHER ORE BODY.  At the Mother Lode mine a new ore  body has been discovered recently in  trie mule tunnel by diamond drill. A  hole was drilled near the mouth of the  tunnel to the southeast. The first 8  feet was waste, then for 48 feet the  drill continued in very nice ore, when  the waste was again struck. The drilling will be continued ��� some distance  farther. It is not known whether this  body has a connection with the new  ledge near the shaft or if it is an independent chute.���Anaconda News.  Tenacity ! Enterprise! Embodied  in these words is the history of the  founding and subsequent up-growth'of  the City of Greenwood���the financial,  commercial and mining centre of the  "Boundless Boundary." Ten years  ago this coming fall, the site that now  marks Greenwjood was thickly covered  by a, forest growth of tamarack, bull  pine and popular with dank marshes  caused by the' overflow of Boundary  Creek as it made" its tortuous, way-  through the heart of the mountain enclosed, valley southward to the Kettle  river. It was here in 189S that destiny  lead Robert Wood, a pioneer merchant  of the Okanagan, to'found a city. He  purchased several hundred acres, and  laid out a townsite two miles in length  by half a mile wide. A log store was  erected and the timbered acres christened "Greenwood."  The j'ear following George Arthur  Rendell and Ralph Smailss, who conducted a trading post at Boundary  Falls, amalgamated th'eir business  with Mr. Wood; and, with the uplifting  of the bond on the Mother Lode mine  in - Deadwood camp, by New York  capitalists���a momentous event for  the new camp���a., real impetuous was  given the outside world, already stirred by the boom at Rossland, to participate in the possibilities of the, em-  byro city and the truly remarkable  mineralized.1 country> that backed, it.  That same year C. Scott Galloway also  became interested in the -.townsite.  From "that time ion the town grew  apace; roads to the numerous nearby  camps were built mainly 'by local  enterprise, and the trade .thereof  swelled the business of the merchants.  In August, 1897, the place had assumed such proportions that it was incorporated and its people took over the  responsibility of self government.  Gradually the forest was cleared off;  Boundary Creek straightened out and  confined at a cost of $25,000; streets  graded "and miles of walks laid and  system, of waterworks, telephone and  electric lights installed. It became  moderin-zed. Then followed the completion of the Columbia & Western  branch of the C. P. R., and with the  advent of the "steam horse" Duncan  Ross1, now M. P., changed the Boundary Creek Times from a 'weekly to ,a  daily paper. Well does the writer remember those next six montns, as he  held down a strenuous job combining  the functions of telegraph editor, reporter and proof-reader. During that  brief fleeting period it -v, ere easier to  pick up $20 gold pieces for an article  luau ipl uOvt,   liic p-LlC-c  vi    a***- suuavnjJi*  ion to The Week.  If Greenwood ever experienced the  sensation of a "boom" it was during  1899-1900. Certainly good times reached a high-water level. People flocked  in; real estate and mineral claims  changed hands daily, a smelter was  nearing completion and scores of business blocks and hotels were going up.  Then followed the envitable depression  caused through overdoing things.  Many predicied that the bottom had  dropped out altogether, and, so departed for new fields of effort to again  flirt with Dame Fortune. The  rest, who perchance had sunk their  little all, either could not, or, realizing  that time only was needed to bring  out the temporary chaos, stuck and  some won out.  The past two years has wrought  wonderful cHangs in the fortunes of  several of the tenacious ones. The  opening up by local money of the  "high grade" prospects overlooked  for years in the scramble to obtain big  "low grade" ore bodies, resulted in  capital again coming to the front and  owners were enabled to sell for cash  or bond at good figures. Today,  Greenwood is not the city of the  "years of plenty"; with streets alive  with happy-go-lucky, prospectors,  speculators and the crowd that follows  in the wake of every mining boom.  Instead, it strikes the casual visitor as  infernally dull, relieved perhaps by  the continual toot-toot of a passing ore  train and the rumble of powder blasts  that come up from the earth and echo  and re-echo throughout the valley.  Look deeper, and one learns another  story. Wild speculation has ceased-so  too has the merry tinkle of the roulette  wheel, more sober methods are in  vogue. All down the line���banker,  merchant, miner, clerk and even padre  are investing their dollars in "high  grade" prospects and mines.  Immediately surrounding the city,  go where you will, every point of the  compass has its scene of mining activity within an hour's walk of the pOBt  office. Again, on a larger scale, if a  circle were discribcd with Greenwood  for its. centre and a radius of about  eight miles, the circumference would  pass through or include at least a'  dozen seperate mining camps. ', Within the first mile are working a score of  properties and it is this new, ever ex-  panding'pay-roll of the "high grade'*,  mines that local "capitalists" have  made that is vitalizing, and bodes so  much for the future' prosperity,of the  city. To this must be added the substantial pay-rolls at the smelters ofthe  British Columbia Copper Co., and the  Montfeal & Boston Consolidated M.-&  S. Co,, directly tributary, together,  with the big mines of Deadwood camp.,  Of its business men let me tell what  a well known drummer of a Victoria  house said to me in sizing up the present commercial.situation:     "Whole-'  salers, have long recognized the super-  ior"class of business men that.the city  possesses,  far   above   the average of  new camps.  t For this reason Green- ,  wood has had practically' no failures.'  in^itsi commercial life.   In other  interior' mining camps the number that  have,gone under���well let's; ^forget ;it.'  Business here is good."   Yes, it is' not .  flattery to add that Greenwood's busi i  nessmen are wide-awake and enterprising,  and it   is, to, this fact-that,.the  city  owes much of its progress and  stability.  ' AtTa glance the many business   blocks,   hotels, ��� churches, *civic  and provincial buildings, and numerous private residences���the ensemble,  of the town, as it were,  would hardly  be credited by a stranger to thegrowth  of less than a decade of Years.   Few  places there are in  the province, with"  double the age, equal to the "Commercial Metropolis of ,,the Boundary.".    .  , '  - A visit to the nearbV  mines, princi-"  pally located in' Providence and Sky- -  lark camps, is one of never failing in- \  terest, and just at the present/moment  they are attracting deserved attention  at the hands of mining men representing capital.    While the veins are invariably small, they are exceptionally  rich.     Perseverence   is   an   essential  requisite to   successful mining  here,  but there are-many examples already���  set���as    the   writer   has   given���that  should   be encouraging.   When   it is  remembered that nearly  two*thirds,of  the claims are owned, or are being developed by lc-cal men,  the outlook for  the high-grade   mines   is to say the  least, optimistic.    Within the year the  city will have at its doors a mining  camp that should double its present  population���and that is what is needed  in its upbuilding.    The following bri<*f  notes of the various properties tell a  story of mining activity, for which th"e  writer is indebted to the various mine  owners:  Starting at the northern boundary,  the claims lie on each side of Bound- j  ary creek and extend a mile beyond  the city. What is locally known as  The Alphabetical group,* at one time  consisting of twelve claims, owned by  the Boundary Creek Mining aud Milling company, now defunct, has been  split up. An American syndicate has  bonded some of the claims, including  the Spokane, and started development.  On the Gold Bug, formerly one of  the group, a 300-foot crosscut tunnel is  being driven by contract, which is now  in over 200 feet. In early days several  carloads of rich silver and gold quartz  ore were shipped to the smelter, a,nd  the present .owners believe with the  striking of the vein, at depth, the mine  will yield as prolifically as-ever.  The Boundary-Elkhorn MiningCo.,  limited, recently incorporated, and  controlled by Philip McDonald and  James Sutherland, the origidal owners of the Elkhorn group," is expected :  to resume development at once. Nearly  Concluded on page 5,  '1  _  "1  '? I  *  ' '\  �� H  ���I m  ���   s7"l  *-m  ���Tl,  ���I tr-i  7fMi  i S* 'I  I--  m ...��. afir:-t��i noBnaiMcivi.  WB^BBBmaaw  ^M^^ssHsss^^ms^^^ismi-ym^B  j!  I 1  I .*��� <  i-J.  ' '  ����WHl��li.-��-/II/-*f(l-J' *1J.UIttM*��.1l 1 b-��.��__.-- -  ���mttmrWLsAilSJXKtto iMv  'i\< tV   *��iwk  \. *"  THE MINING RECORDS.  i ���  hi  li!  t  I-'  '-'  i <' _  "If  I'll  I!  7  ll  It !  in  Following are the records made at  the government office, Greenwood, for  the month of May:  ���    May 1���Dark Horse,  Lind  creek, S.  McRae and A. Cameron.  Florence Fraction, Greenwood camp,  John Rogers.  Oyama Fraction, Camp McKinney,  Hugh McGraw and H. Nicholson.  May 2���Keystone, Ingram creek,  Sydney M.Johnson.  4���Nellie,Horseshoe mountain, N. E.  Peterson,  6���Industry, Summit camp, Steve  McNeill.  8���Brooklyn, Longlake, C. Gamsby.  Anchor, Longlake, E. Shonquist.  9���Gilt Edge, Long  lake, T. Corkill.  12���Sunnyside and Lakeview, Eholt,  M. Tebo.  New York, Long lake, M. McDonald.  17���Missing Link, Smith's camp,  Jno. G. Boyd.  16���Oversight, Long lake, A. G.  Davis.  18���Fairplay Fraction, Beaver creek,  Geo. M. Miller.  Planate, Beaver creek, Geo.M. Barrett.      ' *_   :  Imperial Long lake, E. Shonquist.' '  20���O K'Fraction, Skylark camp, J*.  Mutzenberg.  Preston No. 2 Fraction, Skylark  camp, Alex. Miller.  Nugget, Cranberry creek, E. Collier.  Black. Bell, Cranberry creek, J. P.  Andeison.  25���Trust, Summit camp,, T. H.  Corkill. '   \  Imperial, Perkins camp, E.L. Steves  Independence, Smith's camp, M.  MiUer.  27���Horseshoe c-Fraction, Smith's  camp, D. Buchanan. . *-"  29���Caknar, Providence camp, Chas.  E. Johnson.  Ontario, Greenwood camp, *M. McDonnell.  30���Galena, Deadwood camp',;'T. M.  Graves. s  "    Dixie, Providence cat-rip, D. A. Mc-'  Donald. __   -  Imperial, Providence camp, Antoine  Portman. - ^        .  Nellie and C B G> Deadwood camp,  Clem Gamsby.  CERTIFICATES OF WORK.  May 2���Alexandria, J. H. McDonald.  Mavis and Nightingale, 'two years,  E. T. Wickwire.  Gold Bug, E. Rorke.  Windsor Fraction, and Crystal Butte,  E. Collier.  4���Galena* and Broadwater, vtwo  years, C. M. Ball.     * .  '  Iron Horse, Comstock, Yellow Rose,  two years, and Comstock No. 2, J. A  Tuzo. '   ,    -  Mountain Bell and Mount Pleasant  Fraction. Thos Cnrry.  .   6���Wellington, two years, J. T. Henderson.  Triumverate Fraction,  J. S. Birnie.  Old Dublin, two years,-Putnam, and  Eureka, Jno Matthews,  8���Little Home Fraction, J. J. McDonnell. .  Alexandria, D. J. McDougall.  'Jem, Fred Mosher.  11���Ruby, Ed. Pape. ^  12���Bounty Fraction, R. Donagin.  St. Claire, F. Harris.  Springdale, E. T.. Wickwire.  13���Open Door Fraction, H. Morgan.  E'P. Q Fraction, W. T. Hunter.  --   15���Blue-Bucket-and Horseshoe, H.  Huffetal.  Hill Fraction, M. A. Holbrook.  Rayanook Fraction, Dave Good.  16���Buildmore, Fritz Haussner.  Butterfly, A. C. Dale.  Bounce, Monte Cristo and L Fraction, R. O'Hara.  Hardscrabble, N. W. Smith et al.  ^ Rob Roy, Alice M, Hard Times and  Tunnel Fraction, V.  & B. C. D. & M.  Co.   *  Caledonia, Dan Palerson.  19���Sylvester R Fraction, A. Sercu.  Badger, two years, Ben Perkins.  20���North Star, Steve McNeill.  Salamonica Fraction, two years, Dr.  Oppenheimer et al.  Bell Flower, S. Bennerman.  22���Perseverence, F. Bagshaw.  23���Granite, P. Goodreau. ,  New Denver, P. Goodreau.  # Albion, Ed Jamea.  Morning Fraction, Geo! M. Bennett.  25���Monte Carlo, Dellmar, Eugene,  and No 3, .No 5 and No 7���2 years, J  A Chenier  26���Columbus, Jas Cunningham.  Mable Fraction, J Mulligan  27���Springtide,    two    years,^   E   T  Wickwire  Caber Fraction, Gray Eagle and No  3, D Buchanan  29���Consolation   and   Orphan   Boy,  E O Lewis  Blue Jay and California, M H Kane  Emma, Clem Gamsby  30���Woodstock, A Sercu   '  Colllng-wood, C7H Fair  Standard 2 Fraction, W H Rambo  31���Kay and Queen, Bailey & Murray  Kenb, F M Kerby.  Beaver, Ed Maloney. -..'���.       '--..���.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  3���Harland Fraction, Tuzo and Cook-  ston -:J.: ��� '. - ������ ' 7 "   - .   ������'  Barnato and B Fraction, Larson &  Swanson  31���Gold Standard, Law, Piper and  Mathison. .;���-.>;  ���- 7 N."  TRANSFERS.;      7  5���Broadwater,  N Morrison to C M  Boyle  *������BBS��!33S1H_  12���Lakeview, y�� interest, E Tebo to  J H Graham  Sunnyside, % interest, E James to  E Williams.  E H E'raction (conditional) Jas H  McDonald'to T Hcin.merle.  26���Preston Fraction, J_ interest, J.  Mtttzeuberg- lo'Alex Miller  Preston Fraction, *_ interest, G H  Thompson to AlexMiller  Preston 'Fraction, all interest, Alex-  Miller to L T DickaRon  29���Vernon, all interest, Thos Kane  to M H Kane  30���Hapgy Hoolihau and Independence, M Miller to Thos Wake  31���Red Bell and Star, J_ interest,  Jno McArthur to F C Woods  Ottawa Fraction, J/"* interest, F C  Woods to Thos Hemmerlee  '.    !'�� J-*-,  "v.f."_C*   .  in. !���#���<)���i  Sprained Ankle.   Stiff  Neck,   Lame  Shoulder,  These are' three' common ailments  for'which Chamberlain's Pain Balm'is  especially valuable. If promptly applied it will save you time, money and  suffering when troubled with any one  of these ailments. - For sale by all  druggists. / '  "The Hottest Coon in Dixie.".  What / Frank Daniels and 'Francis  Wilson are to recognized *comic opera  so is Arnold & Blondy to the rag-time  revelation, " The Hottest Coon in  Dixie." These colored comedians are  uniquely original in method, possessing the itistinc tive spirit 'of fun, and  and their every, move 'and saying is  provocative of unrestrained merriment.  The prima donna of the organization,  Miss Mamie Bla'nlon, has been truly  termed' the Lillian Russell of the  colored stage, the possessor of a-voice  whose every note is linked sweetness.  The other members of the cast are exceptionally talented, while the chorus  rejoices in a rich dusky beauty of its  own. ''The Hottest Coon in Dixie"  plays here Thutsday, June 15, in the  Auditorium.  EXCURSION RATES*  <���      ,  -,���  The Canadian Pacific railway announce low'return rates* to eastern  points to following canventions: Imperial Council Mystic Shrine,.Niagara  Falls, N Y., $76 2S;1 Inter_ation.il Sunday School Convention,Toronto, ��76.65;  InteruationalTuriierfest. Indianapolis,  Ind., "$67.65; National \Educatiot\al association, Ashbury Park", N. J.; SS5.35;  Christian Endeavor convention, Baltimore, Md.. $81.25; American Institute*  of instruction, Portland, Me., S92.70  annual/meeting,.B P O E, 'Buffalo,  N Y., $76.25.   All''tickets good for 60  nONEY TO LOAN  "Private Funds to loan at current  rates on. approved collateral. _F. M.  ELKINS, Rendell Blk. city.  /f  Greenwood Opera  .. House��� ���   ir  _...��� .. .  E. WILLIS PRESENTS  e  A JINGLING MUSICAL  COMEDY  .COLORED  ARTISTS  Special   Augmented   Orchestra,  New and Catch*)- Music,  Complete Scenic and Lighting.  ..���'.' Effects. ��� _  Large Chorus of Pretty     7  Octoroons,  Handsomely Costumed,    ;  SEE BIG STREET  PARADE  Id  IS G!  Seats on Sale at White Bros.,  and Thomas' Drug Stores.  days. For dates of sale, particulars of  routes', and berth reservations, apply  to local agents, or write J. S. "Carter,  D P A, Nelson, B. C.  .K- OF P. OFFICERS.  Wednesday evening last Greeuwood  lodge, No. 29, K. of P., elected officers  as follows: Jas. Cameron, C. C ; A.  C; A. Thomas, P.; A. In-  A.JD. Hallett, K. R S.; C.  F.; K. C.'B. Frith. M. E.;  A.; Martin Anderson, I.  Grier, O. G.  Haloerg, V  glis M. W.  Dunne,   M.  F. Steel,  M.  P.; Jas. W.  Installation of officers will take place  the last meeting in June. Substantial  progress has been made during the  present term, over twenty members  having been added to the loster.  A Good Family Liniment,  Every -family should be supplied  with a bottle of Chamberlain's Pain  Balm. For cuts, bruises, burns, scalds  and similar injuries, which are of frequent occurrence, there is nothing so  good. It .soothes the wound and not  only gives instant relief front pain  but causes the parts to heal in about  one-third the time required by the  usual treatment. As it is an antiseptic all danger from blood-poisoning is  avoided.    Sold by all druggists.  m.AN EXTRA-PROVINCIAL.  ' COMPANY.  m  _ < !���  COMPANIES'  ACT, 1897.  AND  i*/" ���*>/" **^  UMXra^oWIK-CIKfU 1 TCUM IUL.3I1*MM.-K.W  m  PLUMBER  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE*  To Charles N. Collins, his heirs and administrators, or to any peison oi persons He may  have tiausfened his liileiest in the Hard  Cash nuneial claim, situate on Wallace  Mountain. West Foik Kettle Kiver, in the  1 Giecmvood ,Mming- Div isioii of Yale Dis-  ti let. r  You are heieby notified that we have expended the sum of SSOO.for voile on the above-mentioned claim an d S12.50 for lecoidmg the same  foi as^essmeitt work foi live ytais,siiclibe'iig-  icci in led ai.cv necessary to liolil-%atd claim *i"or  the years ending-the 2nd July, WOO, 1901, 1902,  1903 ami 1904, under the provisions of the  MincialAct and Amending Acts, and if at the  expiration of lllllet^ davs from the date of first  publication of this notice in the Uouudai v  Cieek /rimes, you fail or refuse to contribute  yonr portion of such expenditure together with  "all costs of advertising, > oiu interest in thesaid  mineral'claim shall become ;ln\eslcd in us,  voai co onneis, upon nliiiffm the proper'cthc.  in thafbehali tlie.aflidaTitt cquired by section  I of the" "Mineral Act Amcndinjr Act, 1900."  Dated 9th June, 1905.  GEORGE M. MIL,_ER  WII-IiIAM KINTZ.  .     NOTICE.  Application for Transfer of Liquor*License  Notice is hereby given that thitty days'after  date \\e willappl-s to the Boaidof Licensing  Commissioners of the cily of Greenwood foi a  tran^foi of liquor license held by us for the  Ciaieudort hotel, copper street, Hituatcd on lots  13 and 14. in block 12, Citv of Gtccn-nood, to R.  A. Nicholson."- BRUCE CRADHOCK.  K   A. NICHOLSON.  Bated this 13lh day of May, 1904.  'O  Estray Notice-  , A-bucksliiiiJioise. w Ithblack _mane and tail,  came into my place���the~Uo/.er~ranch,"Rock  cieek luountalu���last Jan.iary. JU.iuded on  light shoulder with, fiirurc two, with a crobk  on lower end of litrure. "Weisrht about eig-lit  hundred pounds. Owner can ha\e same by  ppyinor for his keep aud a(l\ertisinpr, otherwise he will be *.old. T>. McPHERSON.  Dated this 18th day of May, 1905.  RAILWAY'  SUMMER SCHEDULE  Effective June 4th.  <_^-4  11 BIB  min i  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of .Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Logan" Mineral Claim, situate iu the Green  wood Mining- Division of Yale District  Where located: On Wallace Mountain  adioiuiiifr the Duncan mlnci.il claim.  TAKE NOTICE that \, Sydney M. Johnson  Fieo "Hiuei'"? Ceuihcaie "Vo. 1180515. and  as ayem for "P. M Elkn.s, Fiee Miueis Cerlif-  cate No. B80536, and Thomas Murraj, Free  Miueis t-eri ti ficate No. 1155599, Intend, si\ty days  from the date hereof, to applv to the-Mining Re-  coider for a certificate of Improvements, for  the purpose of obtaiuiiifr a Ciowu Grant of  the abfive claim. -,,,  Aud further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of suoh certificate of impiovemenls.  Dated thi*, 29th dav of March, A.D. 1995.     _  . Sydney m. johnson  NOTICE Is hereby- g-iven that The Vancouver, Vicloiia.aud Eastern Railwav and  Navifration Company, will apply to the Parliament of Canada, at the pLeseut session thereof,  foi an ActNdeclarinsr that the said-company ib  and beeu since its railway was bv 61 Vict jria,  chapter 89, declared to be a woikforthc general  advantage of Canada, a company under the  leg-islative juiisdiction of the Parliament of  CanadaanJ authonyiiiR- the couipanv to construct and opeiate in extension of the undertaking already aullioii/.ed a i au wav from Olivers on tlie line ol the Victoria Terminal  Railway and Ferrv Company to the south bank  of the "Fraser River near _ncipool and to a  connection with the "BridR-e over the Fraser  River*near Liveipool wttU power to connect  with railwavsoperatincr in the State of Washington and with the -Vancouver, Westminster  and Yukon Railway Conipmv, The'Victoria  Terminal and Feny*Company and The New  Westminster, Southern Railway Company oi  any of them, and bxtendinp the time hmlted by  the Acts lespectingr 1 he1 company for the commencement and completion of its undertaking-,  and for other purposes. '  Dated at Ottawa this 31st day of Mai elf, 1905.  /        - ^McGIVERIN c_ HAYDON,  Solicitors for the applicants.  !______ '  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  TO J. P. AVELLS oi to aiu person orpeisous  to whom lie ma.v ha\e "liart^'ci red hi" interest in the Astro fractional mineral claim'  situated in the Greenwood Mining Division  of Yale Disti ict. . **  YOU are heiebj notified that I have expended the sum of S100.00 (one hundred  dollais for assessment work on above mention-  cdclaims, sucli beinp- req lined and iiecfsary to  hold the same, -for the yeir eudimr 29th Dec,  1904��� under' lhe> provisions of the Mineral Act  and Ameudtnp- Acts, and If at tne evpiration.of  ninety days from the-date of the lirst publication' of this notice iu the "Houudary Cieek  Times" yon fail or refuse to contribute your  poition o_ such expcndiUiie namely S25fi3duc  by" vou J. P.Weils' together -n ilh all  costs of advertising, your interests" in said  mineral1 claim .shall become vested in tui  (your co-owuer(upou filiucr in the propei office  in that behalf the affidavit required by section  4.f thei'Mineral Act Amendment Ac* 1900."  Dated Hi is 24th day of Februai y, 1904.  S. H. STINGLEY.  MINERAL   ACT,  Certificate-of Improvements.  -     - NOTICE.     * N'>      -  Rubv Fractional Mineral claim, situate in "the  Greenwodd Mining-Division of Yale District, i Where located: In Smith's Camp  TAKE NOTICE that we, Georpe Cook.Fiee  Miner's Ceitificate No. BS5503. and M.  McMynn, Free Mi iter's ^Ce.iti ficate "_85*>02, intend, sixty davs from life date hereof, to apply  to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for.the purpose of obtaining a  Cio-wn Grant to the above claim, ���  And fin ther take notice that, action, uuder  section 37, iuustr'be commenced befoie the issuance of such Certificate of "Improvements.  Daied this 28th dav of Match. A. D. 1905.  MINERAL, ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  ^NOTICK.  "Fremont" Mineral Claini, situate in Greeu-  ._ wood  Muling   Division  of   Yale  Distuct.  Where located: In Piovidence Camp, ad-  .    joining- the "Providence*' mineral claim.  '7PAKE NOTICE that" we, Elizabeth  Gallo-  'JL     \vaj   and  Robert   Wood,   Free  Miner's  Certificate Nos. *B857">6 and "B8**415, respectively,  ^intend, sivty da3 s ftoni date hereof, to apply  to the Mining- Kecorder for <i_Certificate <jf Improvements,  for  the purpose of obtaining- a  Crown Giaut of tlie above claim.  And further take nolice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of sucli Certificates of Inipro\ements.  Dated this _4th day of March, A D., 1905.  CANADA: ,     )  Province or British CoiaimihaI     j  No. 259. * '  j HIS IS TO CERTIFY that "The, Montreal aud Boston Consolidated Mlnlnp  and Smelting- Company, Limited," 18 authorized and licensed to cairy 011 business within  the Pioviuceof British Columbia, and to carry  out or effect all or any of the objects of the  company, to which the leg-islative authority  of the Legislature of Uritlsli Columbia extends.  The head office of the company Is situate at  Toronto, inthe Piovince of Ontario*.  The amount of the capital of thu company is  seven million five hundred thousand dollars,  divided into one million five hundred thousand  shaies of five dollars each.  The head office of the company In this Province is situate at Greenwood, and Arthur Murdoch Whiteside, Barristei-at-law, whose address is Greeuwood, is the attorney for the  company. *���    '        *  Given under my hand and seal of office at  Victoria, Province of British Columbia, this  2nd day of May, one thousand nine hundred  aud five.  I*!., s.] s'< _   S. Y. WOOTTON,  Reg-istrar of Joint Stock Companies.  The following- are the objects for which tbe  company has been established: ���  To carrv on the  business  of   mining; and  smelting-, and also to manufacture and deal m  iron, stone, manganese, coal, coke, copper, oil  and othei minerals, timber and lumber, and to  manufacture and deal 111 the products thereof'  and the manufactured articles  in which such  products  are uttlis-ed, and also to construct,  maintain   and operate buildings, maclilncry,  engines, cats, docks, bridges,'elevators, canals  and other waterways and other works; to apply1  for.purchase, leasoor otherwise acquire patents   ,  and patent rights, trade marks, Improvements, ���  Inventions aud processes, and to exercise, develop and giant licenses with respect thereto;  and (b) for the said pm poses: -    * ' *,  1. To acqnire by purchase, lease or otherwise, and upon such terms and conditions as  tnayvbe agreed upon, real and personal property aud estates, and interests therein, including quarries, mines, wells, water powers, lakes,  ponds, streams and watercourses:    ,  2. To acquire by lease, purchase or otherwise, and uoou such terms and conditions as'  may be agreed on, rights, powers, concessions,  privileges and franchises, to enable the company  properly to exercise and carry on all 01 any of  the tights,, pow.rs, concessions, privileges,  franchises and objects of the conipauy:     . ��  '3. To acquire by purchase^ subscription or  opieiwise, aud^to hold and dispose of'"-tocks, '  bonds or any other obligations of any corporation formed for, or" then or theietofore ten-  gaged lit or pursuing any one or more of tke  kinds ot business purposes, objects or opeia-  tious above mentioned, 01 owning or holding  anv property of any kind hereinbefore described, or of any corporation owning or holding the stocks 01 obligations of am- such cor- ,  poration:  4. To enter into any ariaugement for sharing  profits, union of 'interests or co-partnership  with any person or' company carrying on. or-  abouttocarrj on, any'business or transaction  which inav be of benefit to'the*company hereby incorporated:       *,_ .,   '  5. To hold for investment or otherwise to use;  sell or dispose of, and ^'to guarantee 'any stock  bonds ol other obligations of any other corpo  ration: -*  6. To aid in any manner any corporation  whose stocks, bonds or other obligations are  held or are in any wa> guaranteed by the .company, and while owner- of,, any such stocks,  bonds or other obligations to exercise all the  rights,, powers aud privileges of ownership  thereof, and to exercise any aud^ all votingi  power thereon:        \    -      ' v  7. To acquire-aud carry 011 all or any part of  the works, property-, fianchLses, and to undertake any liabilities of any person, firm, asso  ciation or company engaged in or pursuing  any one or more of the kinds of business, purposes, objects or operations above indicated, or  possessed of property suitable for the business  purposes of the company' hereby incorporated,  and as the consideration for the same to pay  cash or lo Issue any shares, stock, debentures,  bonds or obligations of the company hereby  liicoiporatcd: *   " ,**���  1 '  8. To sell, assign, transfer and convey to any  persons   or   coiporations   haying   power   to  Require Lhe sa\ue, and on such terms and conditions and for such considerations as may.be  agieed pn all, or from time to time, any of the  works undertaking, real and personal properties, rights, powers, concessions and privileges  of the company": ' ~~ ~       '*" **"       ���-- ���  9. To do all acts and exercise' all poweis, and  carry on all business incidental to the due  carrying out of the objects for which .the company is incorporated and necessary to enable  the company to profitably carry on' all or any  of its undertakings. 36-39.  \  \  ii  -*v_  I  MINERAL ACT.  UI  Kootcna}  Section Connects With  IMPERIAL LIMITED  East and West. -  SUPERB NEW  S. S- "PRINCESS VICTORIA"  Between Vancouver, Victoria and Seattle.  For rates-, tickets,, tourist sleeper berths  and complete information apply to  local ag-ents or write  E. R. REDPATH,  Agent,  GREENWOOD, B~. C.    -  J. S  I E J. COYLE,  G..P.A. Vancouver  CARTER,  D. P. A.'Nelson  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Garnet," "Garnet Fractional" and "Minneapolis Fraction" Mineral Claims, situate i 11 the Greenwood Mining Division of  Yale Distiict. Where located: -'Garnet"  and "Garnet Fractional" iu Smith's Camp;  "MinncapolisFr.-iction"iii Deadwood Camp.  '-T^AKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  X agent from for Kenneth Ii. Fiith, Free  Miner's Certificate No. TJS5G29, intend, sixtv  davs from the d.ite hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of Improvements,  for the pmposa of obtaining Crown Grants of  the above claims.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37. must be commenced before the  issuance of sucli Certificates of Improvements.  . Dated this 15th day of March, A. D. 1905.  1. H. HALLETT.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of -Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Messina" Mineral Claim situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.  Where located: On Copper creek on Main  Kettle river.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  airent for Alfred _a;neron. Free Miner's  Certificate No. US'591. Edward Tennesson.Free  Miner's Certificate No. B7-157. and Ch irles  Stooke, Kiee Miner'*- Certificate "Nc. B80454, intend, siv.tv dav s from the date hei eof. to apply-  to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for ihe "purpose of obtaining a  Crow n Grant of the above claim."  Ai d further take notice that action, under  section 3"f^must be commenced beforsr the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this l*=tday of April. A. D. 1905.  li 6 21 I. U. HALLETT.  - MINEBAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE  ^ v *  "Gold Standard" Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.    Where located* On Cranberry creek.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Albert E. Ashcroft, '  acting as agent for W. M. Law, Free Miner's  Certificate No. B80.S78, A. _-. Piper, Fi eeMiner's  Certificate No. B62040, and Robert Mathison,  Fiee "Miner's Certificate No. B85660, intend,  sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to  the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining "a  Crown Giant to the above claim.  Aud further take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced befoie the issuance of such certificate of improvements,  Dated this 4th day of March, 1905  LT510 ALBERT E. ASHCROFT, P.L.S.  t    (f  MINERAL ACT.-  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "LaTour" mineral claim, situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.  Where located:   In Copper Creek camp.  TAKE N OTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett as  agent for Kenneth C. B. Frith, Free Miner's  Certificate No. Bs*359, and Charles Elting Merritt. Free Miner's Certificate No. B80141, intend,  si\ty davs from the date,liereof, to apply to the  Mining Recorder fora Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a' Crown  Grant of -the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.  Dated this 18th day of April, A. D. 1904..  LI5 10 I. H. HALLETT.  6  ���a  1  Dissolution of Partnership.  Notice is hereby given that the partnership  heretofore subsisting between Bruce Craddock  and R. A. Nicholson, as hotel keepers at Greenwood, B. C, is dissolved bv mutual consent.  All debts due the said firm are payable to R.  A. Nicholson, -who assumes all liabilities  against the firm.  Greenwood, B C, Mav 1st, 1905.  BRUCE CRADDOCK.  R. A. NICHOLSON.  You will save money by buying- you !  furniture and stoves from H.-J. Clint,  Copper street. i  J  r.*.-*\*��i.a&*z:�� ���  ll   *..      v  1. iw-  i__a_E^a��3_U*_dtfem3*(^_Xtof*__Iia3^^  __,._____<fflil^HiSKSESSS__85��^^  1 \  lc3Uduai_a__><M]r��Uuw  '     *  1*   , '  *��� I  >f'  ��.<-'���  , ,"1  /I *  ��� V*; a  - (;���.*.���  -'!.'  ' Li'  ��� ���'���"..  v, ���;,  7.,  '.''  1 .*-������ ' A -  ',���->.' _ "  V  l' 1 J  ���a i"-  I  fi  ^;*  &.i  _  V,  :v  ���,  i;  /  BOUNDARY   GREEK TIMES  LTHIS AND THAT.  L_  , A splendid" way to build up  your town is to send out for your  supplies. Some of the "booze  foundaries" in Greenwood, send to  other towns for their stationerv.  The board of license commissioners for the city meets on the  '14th inst. As none of the hotel-  keepers have complied with the  act, this is likely to be a prohibition city for thirty days.  Nothing has yet been done towards celebrating Dominion Day  in Greenwood. How would it be  to start now on a celebration for  say 1910. There might then be  some live hotel men in the city.  '���a  %  *--.*  There are two kinds of Chinks  in the West���one uses chopsticks,  the other buys his clothing in  the East. They." are bitter enemies, although brothers in principle. Is their any difference between the bleached * and unbleached-variety ? ,   - ., -  If the boys don't put up better  ball than thev have been playing  the police should stop the Sunday  games., The ball being played-  'is a greater crime in the eyes of  baseball enthusiasts than Sunday  playing can possibly be. to the  Sabbath observance people.,.  " The interest taken' in municipal affairs by ratepayers was  shown Monday, when no nominations were offered" to fill the vacancy at the council board.  The majority of ratepayers ton-  . sider they have done their whole  duty .when they walk once a -gear  ,to the polling booth , and vote  straight party or plump for a  personal" friend. Others do nothing but criticize/ The ratepayers  have left the appointment of an  alderman to the council���perhaps as satisfactory a ".method of  filling the vacancy as'any.      v.  To show,- the necessity for a  railway run on business lines and  paying dividends on its merits,  and not as a ward of the nation,  a consignment of -paper for this  office was shipped over the C. P.'  R. from Montreal on the 9th May.  It is still in the care of the American-managed''Canadian nursling. It is likely to be with them  for^months to come. The American managers,of the Canadian  Pacific have to devote so much  time to the enactments of parlia-  men that the business of the system is"neglectedr~'Western freight  from the East appears to go oh  the catch-as-catch-can principle.  It may get here in a month or  a year, it is all the same to our  parliamentary advisers.  The railway situation at Ottawa remains unchanged, but the  C. P. R. appears to be gaining  ground. In British Columbia  there must ^ be' very potent influences at work, when the editor  of the Nelson Tribune���the self-  appointed and continuously  heraided champion of the people  as against monopoly���opposes  railway competition for the Similkameen. There must be very  potent influences at work in Ottawa, when members of the house  of commons will hesitate for a  moment to grant privileges te the  people of the Similkameen already possessed by every other  portion of the Dominion. There  can be no reasonable argument  used in opposition to the V., V.  & E. legislation now before the  house. We know the influences  that are at work in-B.'C. with  the object of creating-a sentiment  ���against an American road, still  there is-only one question that  should be considered, and that is  Is the development' of the Simil  k^meen to  be  retarded   simply  to make a preserve for the Cana  dian Pacific Railway company ?  The Canadian sentiment is all  rot. We doubt if there is a single  Canadian, not in the pay of the  C. P. R., in the district affected  who is opposed tb the Great  Northern extension. Most of the  persons .shouting "Canada for  the Canadians" are those who  have changed their allegiance  every time they have crossed or  recrossed the 49th parallel. If,  after receiving hundreds of millions of dollars in cash and land'  subsidies from the Canadian peo��  ple.'/the Canadian Pacific Railway  Co. cannot compete in an open  field with a man who, a few years  ago was running a dog train out"  of St. Paul, it is time call a halt  on sentiment. If the Canadian  r-t>ad, managed by Americans,  can not or will not give the peo-'  pie the service necessary to develop the resources of the coun-  country,,there is no reason why  an American road, managed by a  Canadian, should not be allowed  to relieve us from the extortionate ' charges   of . the    American  managed Canadian concern.  ^ ..   Whooping Cough in Jamaica*   ,  Mr. J. Riley Bennett, a chemist of  Brown's Town,' Jamaica, West India  Islands, writes: ''I cannot speak'too  highly of Chamberlain'b Cough  Remedy. It has proved itBelf to be the  best remedy for whooping* cough,  which is prevalent on this end of the  globe. It has never failed to relieve  in any case where I have,recommended  it, and grateful, mothers, after using  it, are daily thanking me for advising  them." ' This remedy is for sale by al  druggists. i     ,   ���   ->  . A,Snap.-  A five-roomed house and furniture  for sale at less than half its cost. Good  well on'property. Inquire at this office  MMM.  mmuB'  ,   Made big enough for a big  man to work in with comfort.  j ** ���'  i   ������ i  Has more material in it, than  J' any other brand of shirt in  Canada. - Made on the  H.B.K. scale it requires 3��J��  to 42 yards per dozen, whereas  common shirts have only* 32  to 33 yards, i  That's the reason why the  H.B.K. "Big" Shirt never  chafes the'armpits, is never  tight at the neck or wristbands, is .always loose, full  and   comfortable  and  wears  well.  1  Each shirt bears a tiny book  that tells' the whole history  of   the   "Big"   Shirt,   and  also   contains   a'  notarial  declaration  that the H.B.K.  "Big"   Shirt contains   39J_  to 42 yards of material per  dozen.     7  TSold at all dealers but only  with this brand:���-  '  _!�����__!___!-��. ---  HUDSON BAY KNITTING CO.  Montreal  *������/.���.  Winnipeg  Just What Everyone Should Do.  Mr. J. T. Barber of Irwinville, Ga..,  always keeps a bottle of Chamberlain's J  Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy  at hand ready for instant use. Attacks of cholic, cholera morbus and  diarrhoea some on so suddenly that  there is no time to hunt a doctor or go  to to the store for medicine. Mr. Barber says: " I have tried Chamberlain's  Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy  which is one of the best medicines I  ever saw. I keep a bottle oHt in my  room as I have had several attacks of  colic and it has proved to be the best  medicine I ever used." Sold by al  druggists.  ��*  1111"  FOR BOYS  is a great Boot -for that  * Vharuni-scarum" son of  yours.  It is made of all leather ��� and the best of  findings, to stand hard  knocks.  Yet it is a graceful  Boot, too, as Boys'  Boots go.  Just as well made and  .of as honest leather as  our Men's .Boots.  Tell your shoe dealer  that you want "THB  LECKIE} BOOT" and  look for the * trade mark  on the sole,  Manufactured by  I  J  LTD.  11111      *r_   'i hi  t   i_uv/iliL   VA    Uu��  VANCOUVER,     B.  C.  rj_;_s il\(r%.  &2&a~\T-"n*^  ai_J_fn*iy^rT---'' ���"*"=  paW.?}"* _  eta"  Cap.-  are now in order and we have a  full line of both Japanese and  Chinese���they make a useful  -and- inexpensive --floor��� covering  and the range of Patterns is  quite extensive.  ���36 INCHES WIDE-  20cts, to 50 cts. 'per jard  Substantial reductions on full  roll purchases. Samples on request.  JflfiEE  VICT 0 RI A. B.C.  x MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.*'  "Lillie James"   mineral Ciaira, situate in -he  Greenwood Mining- Division of Yale Dis-  tistrict.   Where locattd: In South Welling*.  ton camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Charles H. Tye,  Free Miner's Certificate No. I18570.'-. in-  tend,sixty days from the date hereof'.to applj- to  the iiininir Recorder for a certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaintjg- crown  grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such cert'tflcatesof improvements.  Dated this 19th day of May, A. D��� 1905.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Kingston," "Boston," "Houston," and "Kiugr-  ston Fractional" Mineral Claims, situate in  ' " the  Greenwood   Mining-  Division  of Yftle  District.   Where located: In Tripple Lake  camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Robert Wood, agent  for The Vancouver and Boundary Creek  Developing- and "Mining- Comoauy, iad. Lty.,  FreeMiner's Certificate No B85413,intend,sixty  days from the, date hereof, to apply to the  Mining- Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the- purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before tlie issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 22nd day of May, A D. 1904.  ROBERT WOOD.  Synopsis of Regulations for Disposal of Minerals on Dominion Lands In Manitoba, the  Northwest Territories   and   the   Yukon  Territory.  Coal.���Coal lands may be purchased  al $10 per acre for soft coal and $20 for  anthracite. Not more than 320^ acres  can be acquired by one individual or  company. Royalty at the rate of ten  cents per ton of 2000 pounds shall be  collected on gross output.  Quartz.���Persons of eighteen years  and over and joint stock companies  holding free miners' certificates may  obtain entry for a mining location.  A free miner's certificate is granted  for one or more years, not exceeding  five, upon payment in advance of $7.50  per annum for an individual, and from  3550 to $100 per annum for a company,  according to capital.  A free miner, having discovered coal  in place, may locate a claini 1500x1500  feet by marking out the same with two  legal posta. bearing location notices,  one at each end on the line of the lode  or vein.  The claim shall be recorded within  fifteen days if located within ten miles  of a mining recorder's office, one additional day allowed for every additional ten miles or fraction. The fee  for recording a claim' is $5 00.  At least $100 must be expended on  the claim each year or paid to the mining recorder in lieu thereof. When  500 has been expended or paid, th  has been expended or paid, the locator  may, upon having a survey made, and  upon complying with the other requirements, purchase the land at $1.00  an acre. ,'   *7 j  Permission may be granted by the  Minister of the Interior | to locate  claims containing iron and mica, also  copper, in the Yukon Territory, of au  area not exceeding 160 acres.  The patent fo. a mining location  shall provide for the payment of roy-  alty'on the sales not exceeding five per  cent.      o i  Placer Mining, Manitoba and the  N. W. T., excepting the Yukon Territory.���Placer mining claims generally  are 100 ft. square; entry fee, $5 renewable yearly. On the North Saskatchewan river claims for either bar or  bench' the former being 100 feet'long  and extending betweenf high and low  water mark. The latter includes bar  diggings, but extends back to the base  of, the hill or bank, but not exceeding  1000 feet. Where steam power is used,,  claims 200 feet wide may be obtained.  Dredging in the rivers of Manitoba  and the N. W. T., excepting the Yukon Territory.���A*free miner may obtain only two leases of five miles each  for a term of twenty years, renewable  in the discretion of the "Minister of the  Interior. *       (  The lessee's right is confined to the  submerged bed or bars of the river below low water mark, and subject to  the rights of all persons who have, or  who may receive entries for bar diggings or bench claims, except on the  Saskatchewan, river, where the lessee1  may dredge to high -water mark on  each alternate leasehold. y  The lessee shall have a dredge in  operation within one season from the  date of the lease for each five miles,  but where a person ,br company has  obtained more ��� than one lease one  dredge for each fifteen miles or fract  ion is sufficient. Rental, $10 per annum for each mile of "river leased.  Royalty at the rate of two and a half  per cent collected on the output after it  exceeds $10,000.  Dredging in the Yukon Territory���  Six leases, of five miles each may be  granted to\a free miner for a term of  twenty years, also renewable.  The lessee's right is confined to the  submerged beds or bars in the river  below low water mark, that boundary  to be fixed by its position on the 1st  day of August in the year of the date  of the lease. |  The lessee shall hav: one dredge in  operation within two yeats from the  date of the lease, and one dredge for  each five miles,.within six years from  such date Rental $100 per mile for  first year, a_d $10 per mile for each  subsequent year. Royalty, same as  placer mining.  Placer mining in the YuKon Territory���Creek, gulch, river and hill  claims shall not exceed 250 feet in  length, measured on the base line or  general direclion of the creek or gulch,  the width being 1,000 to 2,000. All  other placer claims shall be 200 feet  squarr,  Ciaimes are marked by two legal  posts, one at each end. bearing notices.  Entry must be obtained within ten  days, if the claim is within ten miles  of mining recorder's office. One additional day allowed for each ten miles  or fraction. '  The person or company staking a  claim must hold a free miner's certificate.  The discoverer of a new mine is entitled to a claim of 1,000 feet in length,  and if the party consists of two 1,500  altogether, on the output of which no  royalty will be charged, the rest of the  party ordinary claims only.  Entry fee $10. Royalty at the rate  of two and one half per cent, on the  value of the gold shipped from the  Yukon territory to be paid to the Com-  dtroller.  No free miner shall receive a grant  of more than one raining claini on ei  eperate river, creek or gulch, but thech  same miner may hold ��aiiy number of  claims by*" purchase,' and free miners  may work their claims in partnership  by filing notice and paying fee of S2.  A claim may be abandoned, and another obtained on the same creek,  gulch or river, by giving- notice and  paying a fee.  Work must be done a claim each year  to the value of at least of S200.  A certificate that work has been done  must be obtained each year. It not  the claim shall be deemed to be abandoned and open to occupation and entry by a free miner.  The boundaries of a claim may be  defined absolutely by having a survey  made and publishing notices in the  Yukon Official Gazette.  Petroleum���All unappropriated Dominion L,ands in Manitoba, the Northwest Territories and within the Yukon  Territory are open to prospecting for  petroleum, and the minister may reserve for an individual or company  having machinery on the land, to be  prospected, an area of 640acres Should  the prospector discover' oil in paying  quantities, anc satisfactorily establish  such discovery, an area not exceeding  640 acres, including the oil well ^and  such other land as may be determined  will be sold to the discoverer at the  rate of $1.00 an acre, subject to royalty  at such rate as may be specified by  order-in-council.  '  JAMES A, SMART,  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.  Department of the Interior, Ottawa  "������:'  0* S. FLOYD. Proprietor.  PURE  MILK  AND CREAM  Delivered Daily to any part  .   of th*3 city. ; '  F. W. HART  Complete house furnishings. All  new and up to date, direct from the  leading markets. ,  I  ra  RAILWAY.  ___e only ,all_rail_route, between points east  west and sonth to Rossland, Nelson, Grand  Forks and Republic.  Leave  9:50 a.  10:55 a.  9:20 a.  11:20 a.  9:50 a.  8:00 a.  m.  m.  m.  m.  m.  m.  Spokane  Rossland  Nelson -  Grand Forks  Phoenix  Republic  Arrivk  6:20 p. m.  4:55 p. m.  6:30 p. m.  3:33 p. m  5:20 p, m:  8:30 p. m.  Buffet cars run between Spokane and Nelson.  Effective March 5th, l<-05  In Connection With  GREAT  NORTHERN  RAILWAY  TICKETS All To POINTS  SHORT "LINE TO  ST- PAUL, DULUTH, MINNEAPOLIS, CHICAGO and ALITTOINTS  EAST. SEATTLE, TACOMA VICTORIA, PORTLAND aud all I-ACIFIC  COAST POINTS.  Through Palace and Tourist Sleepers.  Dining  and; Buifet Smoking Library  car.  2 Fast Trains Daily 2  For rates, folders and full information regarding trips, call on or address a agent of the S. F. & N. Railway, or  H. A. Jackso.n*, H. Brandt,  g. F. & p, a., c. p. a T. A.,  Spokane 7sl W Riverside Ave  Wash. Spokane, Wash  ;  S3 |  f  r  P  r  .���~no=rr��r5ta tz^-v&zzeisrsms&^'zzsz^'^'-?**^ A KBIT V.J#D��HCUX>Miaaixi*. v.-r *> I *i -'.  il  ^M��l3l_^l^-flfti^\^  M��,i����i��f_f>  SSpi^^  *-��l��>il$  1  ���.V. (I  11  tf  4'  -<;��������  :;^,  I  '��� "!���)'' ���  m*  I-  I  7��  ���it  71  ������'���*��'.  - - Vi..-  ������ m  ��� -iV-J*''  7^  ������"���$������'  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  /.   H.   HALLET j  Barrister, ; Solicitor,  Notary . Public.  Cable Address:      haliitt,"  Codes  Bedford M'Neill's  Moreing- &-Neat's  Leibcr's.  Grrf.nv/ood,   a.  J. P. MCLEOD  Barrister and Solicitor,  Offices in  RENDELL BLOCK  Over Bank of Montreal  P. 0. Box 31.  Phosr Sl  GREENWOOD B.C  A.< E. ASHCROFT.  Dominion and  Provincial Land Surveyor.  ..Ining and Engineering Surveys.  Residence: .Church St. ��� ; 'Phone B15.  GREENWOOD, 13. C.  ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE,  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  Rendell Block, Greenwood, B.C  GHARLES AE. SHAW.  Civil Engineer,  ,      Dominion    anb ��� Provinci-.l  Land Surveyor.  Office with Gautice & WickTvire.  Telephone No. 32.  GREENWOOD,    :      :      :       :    B.   O.  PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR  7iitl  RICHARD H. PARKINSON,  A. ML. Can. Toe* C. E.  Surveyor and Civil Engineer.  Surveys  on   Kettle   River   and   West  Fork promptly attended to at  regular  - .. prices.  Address :   FAIRVIEW P.   O., B. C  W. H. JEFFERY,  Consulting Mining Engineer.  Properties examined and repofled   on.   Will  take charg-e of development, work.  Correspondence solicited.  GREENWOOD.  B.   C.  T. F. SUTHERLAND  ___���,   Sc  PROVINCIAL ASSAYER,  S (  ShippeRS';'AgENT. Entire charge taken  of consignments of ore. Checking,  weighing, sampling and assaying  of samples.    ,  GREENWOOD, B. C.  Zb*  seems to demonstrate the value  of the V. V. & E. in embryo to  British Columbia. Perhaps it  accounts for the fr ensued and  rathei* spiteful opposition of the  Vancouver Province lo the extension of the charter of the V.  V. and E. road.  The C, P. R. is a great corporation. The extent of its power  we are gaining- some conception  of by the trend of events at Ottawa. But a millioti and a half  of dollars is a good deal of money  and worthy of a strenuous light,  apart altogether from the value  of the preserve that is at stake.  The Province fought valiantly  aud courageously, althongh as  usual illogically and unreasonably, against tbe Grand Trunk  Pacific scheme, But in that case  the will of the, people and the  catise of-justice eventually prevailed. So it will iu'ihe case of-  the V., V: & E.- The defenders  of monopoly may be able to shield  themselves for a time behind the  absurd plea that a railway from  one side of the border drains  wealth one way and that a railway from *the other side drains  it the other way. But presently  the people will malce the fact.  clear that they cannot be deceived  by such fool tales.���Victoria  Times. '  Boundary Creek Times  "Issued every *..iday  Duncan Ross.���... ...........: Managing Editor  SUBSCRIPTIONS IN ADVANCE.  Per Yeak   Six Months........������.���..���.  To Foreign Countries .  2 00  2 S3  FRIDAY JUNE 9, 1905  FOOLISH DEFENDERS  The G. P. R. as one of the srreat  institutions of Canada is worthy  of the admiration, if not of the  deepest reverence, of all Canadians. , We are not sure-that the  power it wields iu the counsels of  the Dominion and of the provinces, is not actually awesome  in its effects. Its influence over  the railway committee of the  house of commons is both mysterious and impressive. Tbe  company has also the faculty of  inspiring, the deepest affection in  rather unexpected quarters. It  is seldom indeed that newspapers  cannot find a speck upon which  to found a criticism in the conduct of the affairs of a great corporation. There are journals in  British Columbia whose devotion  to the C. P. R. is almost canine  in its manifestations. * If the interests of the country and the interests of the public appear to  come in conflict, as they must occasionally, such newspapers as  the Vancouver Province can always be depended upon to regard  One of the most common and important uses of limestone is as a flux  i-.i the smelting of iron, lead and other  metals, The action of the lime reduces thVmetals, and the impurities in  the ores,' such as silica, are carried off  iu the slag".  Native sulphur is sometimes found  in metalliferous veins. It does, not  occur as often as we would suppose,  considering that with depth sulphide  ores, are the rule, and from the fact  in iron pyrites one atom of sulphur is  loosely held. Rarely does native sulphur, con taiti gold, but cases have been  noted in some Mexican mines.  with astonishment any attempt  to protect the people from the  consequences of the perpetuation  of a transportation monopoly.  The devotion of our Vancouver  contemporary to the .cause of its  friend the C. P. R. cannot be explained upon any hypothesis other  than the 113'puotic. -The representatives of the province in the  Dominion parliament are at the  present time fighting against tbe  proposal to perpetuate a monopoly in transportation in Southern British Columbia. The said  representatives by their acts, says  the Province, have declared, themselves traitors to the true interests of the people. The'C. P.  R. is the friend of the people.  The members of parliament are  the euemies pf the people. How  can it be otherwise when tho representatives ��� of the C. P. R. and  the representatives of the people  are opposed to each other ?  It is the easiest matter, in the  world to demonstrate the soundness of this proposition. The  purpose of the Great .Northern  in asking permission to build a  railway that will establish communication through Southern  British Columbia and make possible the development of the potential resources of that region is  apparent to all "who, view the matter through the e3res of true patriotism. ' Mr. Hill is an enthusiastic American. He desired to  feed United States citizens with  the wealth that should , be reserved for the'feeding of "Canadian cities. Mr. Hill claims differently of course.    He  says he  wants   to   make   money  for the  , *-     *  *  shareholders of his line' and insists that he cannot do that without creating business that must  be beneficial, to all who participate in such business. The claim  of the railway man seems reasonable. But'they are but superficial observers who take such a  view 'as that. If the Great Northern be permitted to have its way  it will construct lines from the  south to the north, and naturally  lines which' run , from the  south to the north must drain all  the wealth they encounter from  the north to the south. The aim  of the C. P. R., if we believe  what the Province says, is different: It is true the C. P. R. has'  carried its lines across the border  in Eastern and Central aud Western���Canada. But_at__all .these  places the road was built from  the north to the south. Under  the circumstances as created by  the patriotic C. P. R. the tendency of the wealth is to flow  northward aud to enrich the people of canada. We admit that  the natural tendency as explained  by the Province and all the  friends of the C. P. R. is difficult  to explain. It is what may be  termed "unnatural phenomena."  It cannot be understood unless  we bring into play the most childlike faith.    That we are all ex-  pected   to   do when the special  pleader  of the  C. P. R. has the  floor, as he has at Ottawa and in  British Columbia  at  the present  time.  Lest the value to the province  of the C. P. R. may not be properly appresiated it may be necessary  to point out that at the last  session of the legislature it is said  to have asked a bonus  in  excess  of a million and a half dollars as  au  inducement  to  construct less  than  fifty  miles of railway from  Spence's Bridge to Nicola.    It is  surmised that if  the V., V. & E.  line were built the C. P. R. would  proceed with  the  construction of  that short line with  all -celerity  and   "without    reference   to   any  bonus.    It  would do this because  such  a  branch would  be  neces-1 practical     watchmaker  sary to  enable  t-he company to jeweller.  compete with the Hill road. This  All work guaranteed   GREENWOOD  as.  CF*  cf*  CF*  CF*  'CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*\  ���^  CF*\  CF*.  CF*\  ei  CF*  CF*  <s.  CF*  Capital, all paid up, $14,000,000,  $10,000,000.  President;   Lord Stkatiicona and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:   Hon. George A. DroiAmond.  General Manaprer :    E. S   Clooston.  Branches in London, Eng. UtUV^EU New York, Chicago.  Buy and sell Sterling Exchange aud Cable Transfers *, Grant Commercial an  Tiavellers' Credits, available iu any part'of the world. '  Greenwood Branch,    W. F. PROCTOR, Manager.  *3  j=***  ��=-9  Cuban Diarrhoea.  U. S. soldiers who served in Cuba  during- the Spanish war know what this,  disease is,- and that ordinary remedies  have little more effect than so much  water Cuban diarrhoea is almost as  severe and dangerous as a mild attack of cholera., There is one remedy,  however, that can always be depended  upon, as will be seen from the following certificate from Mrs. Minnie Jacobs  of Houstan, "Texas: " I hereby certify  that Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrhoea remedy cured m)- husband  of a severe attack ot Cuban diarrhoea,  which he brought home from Cuba:  We had several doctors but they did  him no good. One bottle of this remedy  cured him, as our neighbors will testify... I_thank _God__fo.rr_so _valuable_a  medicine."    For sale by all druggists.  Mm  BOUNDARY  VALLEY   LODGE  N0.38.1.0.0.F.  Meets every  Tuesday Evening.at 8 00; in. the  I. 070. P. Hall.    A cordial invitation is ex  tended to all (sojourning brethern.  W. Elson    I Fred B. Holmes.  N. G. ReC.-Sec.  DR MATHISON   DENTIST  Opposito Post Office-  GREEHVOOD  -  -  B C  mTMmmMMMMMMmMMMMMMMmMTM  #&&4r&4r&'&4r&4r&*4r&4t*4r+&4r4r'h't*1plll  Cf  0        REPRESENTING  The Phoenix Fire Assurance Co. of London, Eng.  ', Liverpool and London and J  1 Globe Insurance Company.  J The British   America As-  ' surance Co.,  of Toronto.  > ' ' ,  > The    Caandian   Birkbeck <  ', In-vestment   and Savings |  i Co.  �� ^��>  ;Q_  NADEN  Estate  MANAGER  ^^���1.^-43^^^^^^^^4-^^^^^^^^^^iitSS  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital, $8,700,000 "   Reserve Fund, $3,500,000  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO  B. E-. WALKER, General Manager.        ALEX. LAIRD, Asst. Gen'l Manager    -  :   BANK MONEY ORDERS  '' ISSUED AT THE FOLLOWING RATES:  $5 and under     3 cents  Over $5 and not exceeding $10     6 cents  ,   v ,"    $10 '    " "     "    $30   10 cents  '���    $30       " " $50    15 cents '      ,    .  These Orders are Payable at Par at any office in Canada of a Chartared'Bank  (Yukon excepted), and at the principal banking points in the United States.  '    . v NEGOTIABLE AT A FIXED lyVTB AT  THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE, LONDON, ENG.    ,  They form an excellentWethod of remitting small sums of money  with safety and at small cost.  Greenwood Branch   -   -   -   .-  W. ALLISON, Manager.  S.BARRY YUILL  WHOLESALE DEALERS IN  ~ ^WINES;xrQUORS"TM"ClGARS"~ ^  Sole Agents, for PABST FAMOUS BEER.  Build up Your System With Iron Brew  ���_  i  JAS. McCREATH, Prop.,   Greeenwood  AND  )SKf9S*��'*,����*s��*������a��****'ao''-*-��  ��  ��  B  B  B  B  B  B  B  B  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  s  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ��-  ft  aG-XZ-&<f#B3tBB&tiitB&B&BBiiBBit&B&BB&BB��BBeBit8B8ii8BBaBitBBBBB  M77\ --fe-^pfe*  '''j'i.'A     > "I* "j '---*   ^-r,__a5_I  VftfM'i'  ���'���"'"'" i  777*7  ���������VA VV  ���y.^\\\N  | Greenwood,  C,  c>  7ifM?i  ft  m  m  m  25 cents per hundred at this officer SE  ai_2_rs_.___na��__s  C.   ''"���.'   7*'",.J_    ,;   'fi i* .    '  ,7 jf  '  ____3i^_i_ffi3_i___^  ftA. - *        t  7f%r    .  c*m_��a*i_AatEa*^i3K3_^^_tj_^^ m  1!  <K  ,-r.  4f  ('*  f  f  J,  Good  Sport/  . i  i  *- i-'*^'  Cap*. Swain's  ���  Bowling  Alley.**.  Clarendon ^Bldckt  ��� Copper Streeti  I  :)   -  i  p  4*  ,^ ART ^7".  SQUARES  TheKanata,; Acme and  Vitor Art Squares are  best made both in pattern and durability. We  are overstocked in this  line and must clear them  out. They are all this  seasons patterns and are  in sizes 7^'x 9 up to , 12  x 12 feet, will fit'most  any room. . In price,  .-    they range from  $400 to $15.00  RED FRONT *  FURNITURE STORE    J  A. L. WHITE &'C6., ,     Proprietors,    i  V  n  0��0000000000000000*00000^><X>  _. BUSTING  CONTRACTOR  AND BUILDER  Dealer   in   Sash,   Doors,  * Turned Work and  ' Inside Finish,  ... i     Etc,   |       ESTIMATES FURNISHED-  | GREENWOOD,   :   B. C,  0000000<*K>0<>0000<>0<><K>0<>0<K>6*  'i  ���p. se* tc jc* tc *��� ** *? af *p *c* jp jr *? je- ���*�� *?,  . Si A. Grierson  !  !  f  M  I  fc   '* HOUSE  "* SIGN and  * ORNAMENTAL  PAINTER  Nice Stock of Wall  Paper to choose from  Opposite the B. C. Hotel in Building formally occupied by the  Postoffice.   Phone 15.  **  m\  %\  -%  fc  l Greenwood, B. G. I  jp-jp ��p ip jp K* ip *? ��p ip ip ip jp sp jp ip ��p  1895-GREENWOOD-1905.  i  . Ill'  Continued from Pzge 1.  SOO feet of work���shaft tunnel and  drift���have teen done on the property  inothe last two years, and ore to the  value of $75,000 has been taken therefrom. The principal development is a  142-foot incline shaft, following- the  vein. It is said that the richest silver  ore ever discovered in British Columbia came from this mine. The ore  consists of massive native silver, ruby  silver, galena, gray copper, and iron  and copper pyrites in a quartz gangue,  Returns from shipments gave $102.58,  $116.62 and $123.48 per ton. The vein  is from 6 to 12 inches in width.  The Providence is owned by a company composed of Chicago and local  people. A week ago 35 men were put  to work drifting north and south on the  lead at the 400-foot level and drifting  and stoping in the south tunnel on the  300-foot level. The mine is well developed and has at different periods  returned handsome dividends to the  shareholders. It is intended by the  management to install an ' air compressor of 7 to 10 drills immediately.  The shaft is to be continued to the 500-  foot level. Shipments, too, will shortly  be resumed.  Swinging eastward, adjoining 'the  Providence, ia the Fremont, owned by  the Greenwood-Fremont Mines, Ltd.,  and financed by Grand Forks, Eholt  and local people. There are three veins  opened, carrying galena, and assaying  S78 in gold and^ silver.  Two prospect shafts are down 60 and  40 feet irespectively, and.a crosscut  tunnel is being ariyen to strike the ore  _t depth. Further prospecting at the  lower end of the claim, it ishop ed, will  disclose the continuation of the Providence ledge.  Adjoining the. Fremont is the  Strathmore, owned by the, Green-  wood-Strathmore Mines, Limited.  A crosscut tunnel now in over 340 feet  is being' driven , to tap the vein at a  depth of 500 feet. Previous work consists of a 60-foot shaft, surface trenching, crosscuts and drifts of 200 feet.  Sample shipments of the ore averaged  $100 per ton in gold and silver, from a  vein 6 to 9 inches in width. A carload  of sacked ore is now ready to go to  the smelter. Some phenomenclly rich  samples yielded $288 in gold and silver.  At the Princs Henry, which is under  bond, a 100-foot shaft is being sunk.  Further east and higher ,up on the  hill is the I,ake group of 177 acres,  owned by the Chicago, B*. C Mining  comwany. Work at present is being  confined, to the Don Pedro. Harry  -Shallenberger is in charge. The shaft  is being .continued down,from a depth  of 73 to 150 feet. The vein averages 12  inches. In following down the vein  to the 73-foot over a carload of ore was  extracted,'more than sufficient to pay  for development. A horse whim has  been installed.,  The- Crescent, also under the man-  agemnt of Mr, Shallenberger, is again  working and the crew is being added  to-daily.   A half interest in the mine  * i  was sold last, week to Colonel I,. T.  Dickason' and associates of Chicago!  Ample capital is now forthcoming to  place the property in a position for  continuous development, and machinery is is to be installed.  The Preston, adjoining the Crescent,  recently changed hands, and is now  controlled by a Chicago syndicate, under the local management of "William  Baillie. Associated in the company  to be formed are Colenel ly. T. Dickason, a millionaire owner of coal and  stone quarries in Indiana and Illinois;  Ferdinand W. Peck, formerly director-  general of the American exhibit at the  Paris exposstion; Samuel K. Morton,  Jr., vice-president of the Manufacturers' Bank of Chicago; Edward Ford  Johnson, insurance broker, and Dick  Armstrong, formerly of Grand Forks  and now residing in the Windy City.  The new owners have a crew of 14 men  developing three veins. The general  average value of the ore is$126, though  samples from the No. 1 vein assayed  $678 per ton. Small shipments of selected ore gave values of $200. Ore  from all the veins is of a shipping  character. The company will later on  install a compressor plant and develop  the mine on a large scale.  The Skylark is an instance of what  can be accomplished with a little capital and intelligent effort. For years it  was the banner claim of the camp. It  was located July, 1893, and bonded to  the Spokane and Great Northern company, which went to work shortly afterwards and during the winter of  1893 4 shipped about 100 tons to the  smelters across the line. The returns  gave 150 to 300 ounces in silver and $15  to $20 in gold. For a time the mine  was idle. Again in 1897 another shipment was sent to a Montana smelter.  Then development was suspended,  Last fall a syndicate of Phoenix people  secured a bond for $30,000. The owners would probably have accepted far  less on a cash basis, and perhaps at  the time, firmly believing that the  mine was gutted of its rich ore, softly  laughed up their sleeves. Work commenced October last. The owners  subscribed less than $2,000 for a starter.  In one month alone over $7,000 was received for ore shipped to the smelter,  The terms of the bond $1,000 a month,  have been carried out, and the mine  and the cost of development.   First-  class ore averages $140 and the second-.  elasa $40 per ton in gold and silver.  At the Last Chance, under charge of  Superintendent McVicar, a considerable amount of development has been  done. The ore is similar to the Skylark. Work is also being prosecuted  ,on the Hope No. 2 and Meadow Bark.  Local and North Dakota capital is  interested in the bond on the EPU,  under the management of Duncan  Mcintosh. Quite a force is at present  employed. A shaft, is down over 150  faet and nearly 1,000'feet of drifting  has been done on the lead which aver-  a good eight inches.  Adjoining the E P U on the east is  the Bay, owned by Fuller and Hall.  Eight men are at work sinking a 100-  foot shaft and drifting on the vein. It  is aaid of this property that it has the  reputation'of shipping the beBt average grade two cars of ore, taken from  wall to wall $119.55 per ton. The vein  measures from 8 to 32 inches of quartz.  The ore house is now full.  Phoenix people riave a bond on the  Mavis, owned by E. T. Wickwire.  Sinking ��� and drifting is in progress  and from seven to ten tons of ore is*  ready for shipment. The Tip Top is  under bond to ' the Skylark Development Co. The Twin, Trilby and Gold  Finch, under bond locally, have small  crews:.  Six men are developing the.Barbara,  adjoining the Gold * Finch. A Chicago syndicate, represented by Alex.  Miller, owns the claim. A shaft  is down on the vein 190 feet, with  nearly 200 feet of crosscuts and drifts.  Open cuts and trenching, prove the  continuity of the vein for several hundred feet, with values from $50 to $60,  though occasional bunches of ore are  met carrying the values up to $150 per  ton, chiefly gold. There are ten to  fifteen tons of ore on the dump and  shipments will be made this month.  The Silver Cloud, owned by L. A.  Smith, Charles Johnson and J. McCreath, is developed to tbe depth of  100 feet, with drifts at the 30 and 100-  foot levels. The property ha6 shipped  26 tons, -the first-class ore averaging  $113' and the second $28 per ton. Ac.  tive development is being prosecuted.  The Helen is owned by Chicago and  local men, represented by Alex. Miller.  The vein nas an average width of 12  inches and is very .massive and heavy.  The shaft is down 100 feet and there is  over 200 feet of drifting' and crosscuts  at various levels. Three leads exist  which have been opened by cuts on  the surface. In the early history of  the mine some exceptionally high  values were obtained from ore shipments. Recent small tests, gave returns of $98 per ton. Nine men are  employed.  The Capital Prize, also south of the  town* is owned by Sydney M. Johnson.  . West of tbe city are the Bonnie Bell,  Highland Queen and' Mountain Queen  and Mountain View. The Highland  Queen is under bond to the Foulds  brothers and Mr. Penny, who are driving a prospect tunnel to tap the vein  at a depth o�� 75 feet. The vein was  struck early this week. Julius Ehrlich,  W. T. Smith and J. C. Haas have just  bonded the Mountain Queen.  ��� Two and a half miles south of the  city is Smith's camp.���The Greenwood-  Republic Gold Mines, Ltd., own the  Republic, Last Chance, Nonsuch and  and Hidden Treasure on which extensive work has been carried on for the  past several years. The Nonsuch was  the first quartz location in this section  of the Boundry and was located by W.  T. Smith in 1886. Mr. Smith is the  manager of the company. The ore  here is a sulphide carrying values in  gold, copper and silver, and running  from $11 to $21 in carload shipments.  The principal work is being prosecuted  on the Nonsuch, where the tunnel is  in over 400 feet on the vein. The tun"*  nel is to be continued until the Last  Chance shaft���now down 100 feet���is  reached," about 1,000 feet in all, At  the point of connection, where an upraise will be made to meet the shaft, it  figured   that   400   feet  of   stoping  1S  ground will be had. The completion  of the long tunnel and connection will  allow of much cheaper means of mining than at present. E, J. Roberts  and E- L. Tate of Spokane and W. T.  Smith are the principal shareholders.  A short distance from the Republic  group is the Golconda group, owned bj"  Eastern Townships people, headed by  Hon. Geo. E. Foster and Rufus Pope.  The ore ia an arsenical iron carrying  principally gold values, from $14 to  $43 a ton. A 600-foot tunnel is being  driven to strike the vein at a depth of  375 feet, and three feet per day is being;  made. Mr. Haas, the manager, is  confident that.the ore will be reached  before the end of the present month.  The tunnel is in over 500 feet.  4-  4��  *  the���-m  *  *  Electric  current   supplied   for  Power, Lighting-,   Heating and  Ventilating.     Power furnished  for Hoisting   and  air-compres  sing  plants,   with  an absolute  guarantee of continuous power  service for operating.  Get Our Rates. We Can Save You Money  &  $ $t{H-H-t^*$$#$$$i't<'H--$^^  It is cheaper in  the long run to get  has already more than paid for itself 1 your printing done at home.  ���v  B  B  B  B  B  B  B  H  B  B  ��.  ���IS  *  B  if  a  is  LISTEN!-  WE WANT 'YOUR TRADE.  and are always wide awake  to satisfy your  "wants--not like the policemen who sleeps his  , shift through.  For a  Good Dinner or Short Order I  >.Try The.  B  B  B  B  ...WINDSOR CAFE... 1  *  B  ii&BBBBB&BBBB&BBBB8BBBBB&BB&&BB#it&WB��it#Bif&i��B&it&B&ii&&BB  HARRY C0UTTS. Proprietor  . Call  Made that resolution to begin the new,  year right by; buying your Meats, Fish,  Etc.  at the  UNION   MEAT   MARKET.  That's us  T*.�� P. .FLOOD,   , Prop.  ������*a-_a__M___B____W____>_____________B_B_MB_M  NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY A  CHEAP LOT  ,   The C. P. R. Co.; are offering theirs at greatly .  reduced prices.     Call and see their agent before the  r~" best "are-picked" up.- -: ���--  FREDERJGK W.  Local Agent C. P. R. Lands.  V  I _  t  i  ���:<-*>x--'��:��:*-*^^^  > .->  ?  ?  ,"*. H BBKSfl _3__MHW      KB     ran    WB MS-_ m       H S_  y  y  y  y  y  DEALERS IN  * CARPETS. I  )  LINOLEUMS, ETC.  ' %  GREENWOOD.  X    COPPER-STREET,  *|�� ������'������:���' ' ..,,  AAAA&^Z~tt~^tt~l~l~Z~^  \  INBS0R  TEL  ERNEST J. CARTIER. Proprietor.  Finest Furnished House in the  Steam Heated. Lighted throughout -with electric lights.  We offer special inducements to travellers as we have the  finest sample rooms in the city.    Our bar excells all others.  *���' 13K1WZ H?'*":?'^""*-;-*"*- ���''V-vM  *-.��������-***JO- PlKtuJlta*** Ji*   iww-ii  . jKitwiM-ui %. _-**- ���ras/v**' ..ti ���c.w*-*-  .*wu��_?*.*JWSi.3!r_ **-.���!��*?*���! 1B7_A��1V-_1- ��������������� f ����������-  MBSaHMBIiBi-ite^  .'EBi-3��__._��-j.*t**-*s  a!  ���.*���  i  -:0  ���������.  '!<���  *�� >  ii  'I!  'ii  I  h  it,  i-.'t'  7'  ~������wu'..M��.m-w,i*'i*.,r����,"W**.'Wfi' r*i*.  ,-ui jjaHBH.' ,u__-v*si*y'X'iu-___ j*.  "J**;  E.-^  ���s*"����  THE WASTE DUMP.  In this country rcls are almost exclusively used in crushing ores dry for  the cyanide process.  The strength cf'a wire rope may be  taken as 66 per cent, of the combined  strengths of its component wires.  Brass was used for hundreds of years  before zinc was discovered. Brass was  first made by smelting mixtures of  zinc and copper ores, and by treating  molten copper with oxydized zinc ores.  The manufacture of artificial diamonds is a most dangerous and costly  experiment. Artificial diamonds have  been produced, but they were so small  that it would 'take over a thousand to  weigh a carat.  Marbles are variously colored. Some  of the most highly 'prized are mottled.  Marbles which contain intermixed serpentine, such, for example, as that  found near Charleston lake in Leeds  county, Ontario, have a handsome appearance when polished."  Artificial rubies are made by raising-  carefully to red heat a mixture of  alumnia, barium fluoride and a small  quantity of bicromate of potash. In  the resulting matrix is found the  rubies. These manufactured rubies  ' are most excellent imitations of the  real stone, being like the real in both  composition and shape.  The base of most artificial gem  stones is a peculiar kind of glass called  paste. It differs from ordinary glass  in its having SO per cent, of oxide of  lead as a constituent, this addition imparting to past a brilliancy aud refractive power not possessed by ordinary  glass. \  All oxides which had hitherto been  regarded as irreducible have been reduced through the use of the electric  furnace. Upon experiments which he  has made, Borchers bases the claim  that carbon is ' capable of taking the  oxygen from any known compound  at temperatures within withh. the  range of the electric furnace. ' Similarly, other reducing agents may be  made effective, and the decomposition  can be produced without any reducing  agent whatever by utilizing the elec  trolytic action of the current. This  has resulted in .unlocking various of  nature's stores, making available for  man's use such materials as aluminum,  magnesium, calcium, sodium, potassium, chromium, silicon, and many  others which previously could be obtained only with great*difficulty.  Fire setting, as practised by ancient  miners, was not only an expensive and  slow, but a very dangerous method of  mining. A pile of wood against the  face to be worked  was ignited after  - the miners had left for the surface.  ' The heat disintegrated the rock, which  was later removed with bars and gads.  Fumes, from the operation so frequently penetrated- to neighboring  mines and killed workmen there, that  in many cases fire-setting was pro  hibited by law.  The cyanide assay- of-lead ores isa  very convenient one and usually gives  very clean buttons. It is not used,  however, on account of the expense. It  .!���       .     - j,     ���  will give a higher result than the black  flux assay, but of course, unles's the  ! button is very impure, a lower result  '    than the ordinary wet analysis.  The choice of the detonating cap for  7 exploding dynamite should be given  more consideration than is commonly  paid to it. The mere fact that the cap  sets ' off the explosive is not a real  measure of its value. A good, strong  cap Will completely detonate dynamite-  but a weak cap, while setting off .he  dynamite, will not get out the full  amount of work it is capable of doing.  The use of weak caps will also give an  undue amount of what the mirier calls  '- stinkers."  Carbon' dioxide, commonly called  carbonic acid gas, has several uses in  the arts. It is most commonly obtained from the limestones for commercial purposes by heating them to  such a temperature that decomposition  results, quicklime and carbon dioxide  being formed. The gas may also be  extracted from the rocks bv* treating  5 them with acids, when effervescence  takea place and the gas is liberated.  At several places carbon dioxide issues  from the crust of the earth, and at one  place in New York state the gas originating in this way is collected and used.  The full reports of the farewell  speech of Joseph Choate, the retiring  American minister in London, show it  to have been a very fine address.  Among the impressions he would carry  away with him he mentioned the characteristics most creditable to the people of Great Britain���the reign of la-w,  the perfection of individual liberty,  ���elf-sacrificing patriotism, the instinct  for public life, and the purity of public  service.���Toronto Globe.  _-"  l^iMi)4>4Hl^^^  _-9   -SlilMKJ  _iS��*J!��!l_  i I 1   m  Ps 11 k l{      jja -  p _i ft h s I. ��  NORTH  -#  Never in the history of the Boundary has the district had a brighter outlook than With the  successful de  velopment of the immense large bodies of low grade ore and the enlarged and much improved facilities for treating  at a very small cost, the continued opening-up of new high grade properties 'and their successful and profitabl .  operation has made the Boundary famous as a mining centre, and every day adds more to, the list of new finds and  bigger values, It is Readily admitted that Greenwood is the Eldorado of the Boundary with all roads leading thereto,  and surrounded as it is, with such magnificent resources is destined in a few years to be a second Butte, If you  therefore want to participate in its future prosperity, now is the time to invest both in mines and real estate, For  NINETY DAYS we intend giving you a chance to make a safe and profitable investment. Every lot we own will be  .puton sale at rockhot torn pdces_during_the above period, _.Prices_ranging from_$j50,00 up,_at termsL_!__suftjthe ptwv  chaser,   Make your selection and make it early,  SAGENT FOR THE GREENWOOD TOWNSITE COMPANY.  f>f^'^*<f1^  At the ball  grounds, Green-  wood, on  / "���  Sunday. June 11  Phoenix0  Game Called at 2:30  No admission will be charged, but a "collection will be  taken up to pay for bats and  balls.  =-���-*= *T^5^_^3rS =_������=*  ^^-*'^--^^^<5^u_ySi��2_jJ  Synopsis of Regulations Governing the Disposal or Dominion  Lands  within the  Railway Belt in the Province of  British Columbia. 7  A LICENSE to cut timber can be  ���^���acquired only at public competition.  A rental of S5 per square mile is changed for ail timber berths excepting  those situated "West of Yale for which  the rental is at the rate of "5 cents per  acre per annum. ^/  In addition to the rental, dues at the  .following rates,are charged :���  Sawn lumber, 50 cents per thousand  feet B.M.* ;  I . ;/   -  Railway ties, eight and "'nine feet  long, \yz ajtid l}i cents each.       77  Shingle bolts, 25 cents a cord.  All other ' products, 5 per cent on  sales, "  A license is issued so soon as a berth  is granted but in un surveyed territory  no timber can be cut on a berth until  the licensee has madeasurvey thereof.  Permits to cut timber are also granted at public competition, except.in the  case of actual settlers, who require the  timber for their own use. _ ��� ��� '  Settlers and others may also obtain  permits to cut up to 100 cords of wood  for sale without competition.  The dues payable under a permit are  S1.50 per thousand feet B. M., for  square timber and sawlogs of any  wood except oak; from % to 1)4 cents  cents per lineal foot for building logs;  from Yl% to 25 cents per cord for wood;  1 cent for fence posts; 3 cents for rail  way ties; and 50 cents per cord on  shingle bolts.  Leases for grazing purposes are issued for a term of twenty-one years at  a rental ot two cents per acre per annum. 7. .  Coal lands may be purchased at S10  per acre for soft coal and $20 for anthracite. Not more than 320 acres  may be acquired by, one individual or  company.  Royalty* at the rate of 10 cents per  ton of 2,000 pounds is collected on the  gross output.    ,-' o  Entries for land for agricultural purposes may be made personally at the  local land office foi the district in  which the land to be taken is situated,  or if the homesteader desires, he may,  on application to. the Minister of the  Interior at Ottawa, the Commissioner  of Immigration at Winnipeg, or the  local agent for the District,. within  which the land is situated, receive  authority for some one to make entry  for him. li  A fee of 310 is charged for a homestead entry.  A settler who has received an entry  for a homestead, is required to perform  the conditions connected therewith  under one of the following plans:������-'  (1) At least six months' residence  upon and cultivation of the land in  each year during the term of three  years.     -     ,  It is thepractice of the Department  to require a settler to bring 15 acres  under cultivation, but if he prefers he  may substitute stock; and 20 head of  attle, to be actually his own property,  with buildings for their accommodation, will be accepted ' instead of the  cultivation.    ' u  ; (2) If. the father (or mother, if the  father is deceased) of any person who  is eligable to make a homestead entry  under the provisions of the Act, resides upon a farm in the vicinity of  the land entered for by such person as  a homestead, the requirements of the  Act as to residence prior to obtaining  patent may be satisfied by such person  residing with the father or mother.  (3) If the settler has his permanent  residence upon farming land owned  by him in the vicinity of his homestead, the requirements of the Act as  to residence may be satisfied by residence upon the said land.  Application for a patent should be  made at the end of three years before  the local agent, sub-agent or ahome-  stead inspector.  Before making an application for a  patent, the settler must give six  months' notice in writing to the Commissioner of Dominion Land* at Ottawa, of his intention to do so.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy of the-Minister of the  .Interior.  Ottawa, February 4th, 1905.  / -vie.  /  mi  ���mm  vwrnt  Wm  *?&*'[��*  ���'������ft'-H  pi  A If..  ,V 'I  '    l*��l  II  " < ��_I  \ ^ a  w  A. Safe Coueti Remedy for Children.  In buying a cough medicine for children never be afraid to buy Chamberlain's Cough Remedy. There is no  danger from it and relief is always  sure to follow. It is especially valuable for colds, croup and whooping  cough.   For sale by aU druggists.  "fi  ffl  1  Pi  W  'PL  . _���  7-1  ' ���, ��'  V  ���    !,  t-1  *n  K^-K-EKjig-*.  ��� -rj,r;'J-^^rtti;/r-J-^aSr.^s.Trr��.-T_ "11'".  . _- .     -  .- .-"!>     *���- -,        '���* -.      V~ *    ''.   J     ���    ,  ,���M^Wi!B____siK^;____^^  ���-*��� .  .���������^.���-tt����au*^-greiu^-^  ���*���  i.  /<  ���.  -*  !I, '  1% < ���*' ���'  li!5-  * i'  f  '"   f>   '  J  mm  'iSf "  1 w  BOUNDARY   GREEK  TIMES  yfl/  NOTICE  MINERAL ACT 1896.  PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given to the  electors, of the municipalitv of the City  *of Greenwood, that I require the presence of  the said electors at the City Hall on the Sth day  of June, 1905, at 1"; o'clock noon, for the purpose  of electing- a person to represent them in the  Municipal Council as Alderman ifor the South  Ward in the place ol James H McNeil resigned.  The mode of nomination of candidates shall  he a<5 follows :  The candidates shall "be nominated in writing-; the writing- shall be subscribed bv two  voters of the municipalitv as proposer and  seconder, and shall be delivered to the Return-''  ing oflicer at any. time between the date of this  ��� "Notice and 2 p. m of the dav of the nomination, and in the event of a poll being- necessary, such poll will be opened on the 8th day of  June, 190S, between the hours of 9 a. m. and 7  p. m. at the City Hall, of which 'every person  is hereby required to take notice aud govern  himself accordingly.  The following- are qualified forthe office of  Alderman: Any male British subject ot the  full age of twenty-one yea+s, not disqualified  under any law, and being- for the six month's  ticxt preceding- the dav of nomination, lhe  registered owner, in the "Land Registry Office,  of land or real properly in tlie oity of the ab-  sessed value, on the List municipal assessment  roll, of five hundred dollars or more.  Given under my hand at Greenwood, B. C.,  this 1st day of June, 1905.  *     , G. B. TAYLOR,  ���Returning- 'Officer.  MINERAL ACT  '��� Certificate of Improvements.  - *    No-ric*-*, .J :  ^ < *  No, 9 Mineral Claim, situate In the Greeuwood  Mining Division of Yale "District.- "Where  located:''In Derdwood Camp adjoining  the Buclclvoru Mineral Claim. , *  TAKE NOTICE that I Sydney M. Johnson,  acting- as agent for Pat Hicbey, Tree  Miner's Certifiv.ate No. B 80496. Frank J. Miller, Free Miner's Certificate No. "B 80502, "Wm.  M. Law. Free Miner's Certificate No. B, 8&S18,  H. Ii. Morgan, Free Mmei's Certificate No.  B, 80448, and Duncan Mcintosh, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B85697, Intend,, sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to the Mining- Recorder for a Ceitificate of Improvements  for tha purpose of obtaining- a Crown Grant of  the above claims.  Andffurther take notice that,action, under  section<.37, must be commenced before the  Issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 3rd day of March, A. D., 1905.  ~ - -   . "    SYDNEY M. JOHNSON,  MINERAL- ACT     .  Certificate of Improvements   .-.-  NOTICE?     ' _     ' r  "Robert I." Mineral Claim situate in the Greenwood   Mitiiug- .Division   of  Yale  District.  Where located:   In Canyon Creek camp. ' >  TAKE NOTICE  that I. Isaac H. Hallett,  Free Miner's  Certificate  No.  B80140,   Intend,  ���sixty,, davs from the date hereof, to apply,to the  Mining-Recorder fora Certificate of Improvements for the "purpose of  obtaining- a'Crown  Grant of the above claim. , -, ���.  . And further take notice that action under section 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated tins 18th day of April, A D. 1904.  116 24 <        ,      .7      I. _t. HALLETT.  MINERAL ACT,      -     '  Certificate of. Improvements.  ^ V  -   NOTICE. ~ -,*. __  LITTLE RUTH Mineral   Claini,   situate  lu  the Greenwood Mining- Division of  Yale  **   District.' Where  located:    In^Deadwood  \ Camp, adjoining- the^Ioreen-Mlneral claim  TAKE NOTICE flfat 1, Sydney M. John-  .son, acting-as agent for Frank J. .Miller  Free Miner's Certificate No. B 80502, Wm. M.  Law, Free Miner's Certificate No. B 80**18 and  John Lucy Fiee Aimer's Ceitificate No. B 86301,  intend, si*cly days ,f rom the date 'hereof,  to apply to the Mining* Recotder for af certificate o�� Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a crown Grant of the above claim.  , And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the Issuance of such Certificate of Improvements. \  Dated this 3rd day of March, A. D., 1905.  SYDNEY M. JOHNSON  SSEALED TENDERS addresser! to the un-  dersigned, and endorsed "Tendei for  Post Office at Vancouver, B.C.," -will be received  af this office until Friday, June 23,1905, inclusively, for the erection of a Post Office building  at Vancouver, B. C, according to plans and  specification to be seen at the Department of  Public Works, Ottawa, Out., and at the Van-  ��� couver Armoury! Vancouver, B. C.   ,  Tenders will npt be considered unless made  on the printed form supplied, and signed with  the actual signatures oi the tenderers.  - An accepted cheque on a chartered bank,  payable to the older *ofis the Honourable*the  Minister of Public Works, equal tq ten per cent  (10 p. c.) of the amount of the tender, must accompany each tender. This cheque will be forfeited, if the party tendering dec ine the contract 'or fall to complete the'-work contracted  for, and will be Tetuened iu case of non-acceptance of tender. , * *��� _, f.  The Depaitment doqs not bind Itself to'accept  the lowest or any teuder.     "                   ,  By older, ,  FRED GELINAS,  , ' ' ' _ > ,' Secretary. '  Department of Public Works,    *,     -       ,  Ottawa. May 16,1905.  /  '   MINERAL ACT     ,  Certificate of-Improvements.  NOTICE. <t     -  "Superior"  Miuer.il   Claim,   situate   in   ttie  i Greenwood Mining "Divisiou-of 'Yale District.   Where .located:   In   Tripple  Lake  * camp, i' ! '   ,  TAKE NOTICE "-liat I, John Gray, Fiee  Miner's Certificate No. B80551, intend,  sixty days from the date liereof. to apply to  to,the Mining "Recorder for a Certificate of  Improvements, forthe purpose of obtaining a  Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before ihe Issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.'  Dated this 17th day c-f April. A. D. 1905.  TC0TICE7  In tbe matter of the Estate of Gus Schilling,  late of Greenwood In -th. County of Yale,  Free Miner, deceased.      " m  NOTICE is hereby., given that all creditors  and others hav ng claims -"against the  estate of the said Gus Schilling are required1,  ou or before the 1st day of June, 1905, to send  by post or deliver tbe same to me at the Court  Honse, Greenwood, B. C , with full particulars,  aud the full securities, if any, held by them,  and further take notice that after such mentioned date I will proceed to distribute the  assets of the deceased among the parties en-  titled thereto, having regard only to the claims  of which I shall then have notice.  All parties indebted to the said estate are required to pay the amount of said indebtedness  to me forthwith.  Dated this, 28th dav of April, 1905.  GEO, CUNNINGHAM,  Acting Cold Commissioner.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of of Improvements-  NOTICE..  "Putnam" and "Eureka Fractional" Mineral  Claims, situate iu the Greenwood Mining-  Division of Yale District. Where located;  In Sontit Deadwood Camp  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for John Matthews, Free Miner'i  Certificate No, B80483, intend, sixty days from  the date hereof,'rto apply :to the Mining Recorder for Certificates of Improvements, for  the purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of the  above claims.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Iraprovemente.  Dated this 22ud day of April. 1905  I. H. HALLETT.  ���>t  MINERAL, ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  "notice  "America. Eagle" JS_-fneral Claim, situate iu  ths Greenwood "Mining Division of  Yale  . District.   Where located: In Skylarkcamp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, John 1��. McLeod,  Free Miner's Certificate No. *H85652, as agent  for.Johu B.,Desrosiers, Free Miner's Cerriflcate  No'. B8S539. intend,' sixty davs from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recordei for a  Certificate of .Improvements for the purpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant of tbe above claim. '���-  And further-take notice that action, under  section 37, must be.commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 8th day of March, A.D. 1905.  J. P. McLEOD.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  "San Juan" aud "Champion Fractional" Mineral Claim  sitime  ltithe Greenwood   Min-  '   ng    Division    ol    Yale    District.    Where  located .    In  Providence camp.  TAKX: NOTICE lliat I.Isaac II ILrtlPtt,Fiec  Minei's CertificateiNo. B88;8+, foi mysell, and  as agent for Joseph Mai tin, Fiee Miaer's Certificate No. BS0563, intend, sixty days fiom the  date hereof, to'apply tc the Mining Recordei  for Ceitificates of Improvements, foi. tlie purpose of obtaining Crown Grants ot the above  claims,  And further take notice that .iction. under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements    -,  nated this 4th. day of March A. D., 1905.*  LIS 10 I. H. HALLETT.  NOTICE OF FORFEITURE.  To F. r\Ketchum or to any pcison or persons to whom he may have transfercd his  interest in the Loudon mineral claim situate ou Deadwood camp, in the Grtenwood  Mining Division of Yale District.  - You are hereby notified that I have expended the sum of $100 for work on the above mentioned claims and $2.*i0 for recording the *>ame  for assessment work:-foi one year, such beinr  required and , necessary to hold said claims foi  the year ending the 8th March, 1904 and 1905,  under the provisions of the Mineral-Act and  Amending Acts and If at the expiration of.  ninety days from the date of first publication  of this notice in the Boundarv Creek' Tunes,  you fail or refuse lo contribute your portion oi  such expenditure together with all costs of ad*.  vertising, your Interest In said mineral claim  shall become invested in nfe, your co owner,  upon filing in the pr.per, ofiice in that behalf  the affidavit requircebb-y section 4 of the "Mineral Act Amending Act, 1900 "  Dated 1st June, 1905  GEO. ANDREWS.  MINERAL, ACT 1896.  'Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE.  ���'KEYSTONE*' Mineral Claim, situate in the  Greenwood'Mining Division of Yale District.   Whore located: In Smith's camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as v  agent for Samuel J. Jeuson, Fieir  Miner's Certificate No. B80452, intend sivty  di\s fLOm the date keieof, lo apply to the Mining Reiordei for a Certificate of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of  the Above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificate of Implements  Dated this 3rd day of April, A. D., 1905.  I. H. HALLETT.  MINERAL, ACT.  CertificJte of Improvement.  NOTlCIt.  r  "E P'urlbus Unum", '-Lancashire  Fraction"  and "E. P. U.Fractional"  Mineral Claims  situate lu Greeuwood Mining Division of  Yale District.   .Where located:   In   Skylark camp.        * * v  TAKE   NOTICE  that  I,  Isaac   H.   Hallett, , acting 'as agent  forTWilllam   T.  Hunter, Free Miners' Certificate, No. B85759,  Intend, sixty   days from the date liereof,  to  anply to the Mining- Recorder lor  Certificates  uf Improvements for the purpose of obtaining  Ciow 11 Grants of the above claims.  And further take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before the istn-  anceof such cerl'licates of improvements.  Dated ihis2*th dav of February Ai D. 1905.  LI510      / ' I. H. HALLETT.  is^^ss^m^s^^sismm.'smi^sss^s^smsss^  add  w  ' _/ MINERAL, ACT,  Certificate of Improvement.  ^  /  NOTICE.  An  "Huh ming Bird" Mineral  Claim, situate  '    the Greenwood  Mining Division of Yale  / District.  Where located: In Skylark camp.  AKE ..NOTIC J3 'that I. Isaac H. Hal  1 1 ett. acting as agent for Isaac Skidmore  Free -Miner's Certificate No. B 80503, intend,  sixty davs from the date neri��of, to apply to the  Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improve  ments Jor the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of the above claim.   ,.  Aud .further take notice that action, Uuder ,  section 37, must be commenced before the is j  suanceof such Certificate of Improvements.    * 1  Dated this 2nd day of March, A. D., 1905. 1  LI510 *      . '    , -        I. H. HALLETT.    ���  it will only require a lew mi7*utes of *. our time every day to earn $320 a jear. You can  earnitwitli.iChitliimlicubator A ^o.��� Chatham Incubator will hold from 100 toJzo  egg-i-accoraing to -ii/c of cpgs Eight> chicUnsis a low average hatch���users of Chatham  Incubators u ill tell you so Umkens are alwajs in deirnnd and the supply is always short,  "���sofifLj cents is, llisa\e-..f,o price stcurtd. I^ou only take off eight hatches ma sear, that  gives you an income of **.jo.oo. Wouldn't that extra anount be useful to you i _ Uest ot  all, >ou can buy a  Chatham Incubator without one cent  of.cash until October. 1905  The mac-lime pi) s for itself many tunes over before that time. There couldn't be a fairer  offer than tins. V/o ship a Chatham Incubator to >ou at once, freight prepaid by us, and  your first pa\ ment is not due until October, 190. Write us to-day for full particulars. The  Chatham Incubators aud Brooders have cver> uew improvement worth while in an incubator  or brooder. The incubators  are made with two walls,  case within case, of dry ma.  tcrial that has been seasoned  in our lumber yards. They  arc built solid as a rock and  will stand/��ny amount of  usageforyears/ Thesooner  youacccptourofler thesooner will tho Chatham Incubator be earning profits for  you. '  25 cents per hundred at this office '  i -  ._.  Used in H.B.K. Mitts, Gloves  and Moccasins���tough as whalebone, flexible, soft, pliable, scorch-  proof, wind-proof, boil-proof,  crack-proof, tear-proof, rip-proof,  cold-proof, almost wear-proof���  certainly the greatest leather  ever used in mitts and gloves.  Like buckskin it is tanned  without oil, unlike buckskin it is  not porous, it is wind-proof���will  outwear three buckskins.  "Pinto" Mitts and Gloves  never crack or harden, never get  sodden, are-always warm, pliable,  soft and comfortable.  Sold at all dealers but never without this brand:���  !    'fl  P*  ���vi :  -      I,-*-.       _ -T.V _rKn__a;��j_a_._tesa  ���tf.-.'  ui_l .Ui  -r-nJrt?-!  _^_-1��$  7 K  r*1  "rt  h  I.<1'  '-'2  I I*- I  n  I' v'  i  I- >  fi  V  i  * i  _  ' -:���  i'  <' *  **. **  ��*"  BOUNDARY GREEK   TIMES.  We will be pleased to  furnish estimates for  Wall Papers for any  kind of room, large or  small.  I/argent variety of patterns to  select from in the Boundary. It  will pay you to see our stock if  you contemplate doing papering-.  J  TOWN TOTICS  l  C^==  D. C. McRae was in Nelson this week  on business.,  .        i ,  Mrs. D, A. Banperman left this week  on a visit to friends at the coast.  Fred Starkcy, commission merchant  of Nelson, was in the city Tuesday.  Born���In Spokane,' on the 1st inst.,  to Mr. and Mrs. Jake Saunders, a sou.  Arthur Wheeler, press correspondent, made a flying- trip to Nelson this  week. i  Tomorrow "White Bros,  will give a  ox of chocolates free to every fifteenth  cash customer.  At the bowling alley this week the  beefeaters defeated the hitherto victorious musheaters. *    ,  No nominations were made Monday  to fill the vacancy' caused by the resig-  eation of Alderman McNeill.  J. A. Tuzo was in the city this week.  He owns a number of claims near  Beaverdell on the West Fork."  Rev. I^awrence Amor and'' Walter  Frith are in Nelson this week attending tho synod of the diocese of Kootenay.  , For sale or trade for chattels of any-  kind, lots 20 and 21, block 6 Copper  street. What have you ? Address A.  B. CampbelVChesaw, Wash,  Mra. F. H.'McKenai^ of Regina came  in on Sunday's Great Northern train,  and will remain.here during the illness'of her sister, Mrs. B. F. Petch.  A. 1EJ. Ashbroft, C. E., has started  the survey of the Columbia and Western railway land grant west of here.  The land will be .surveyed into ^own-  ships.  Jan. Lynch and.,Mrs. 1/ynchofTo-  rodo creek, near Midway, arrived in  the city Tuesday.   Mrs. JI<ynch   will  remain here some time under the doctor's care.       *"  The C. P. R. telegraph advise that  on and after July 1st the rate to Japan  will be S1.29 per word from all points  in Briti.h Columbia, or a reduction of  20 cents a word.  Geo. M: Miller came down from the  West Fork Wednesday. For the past  two months he has been doing assessment work on the Hard Cash group.  Mr. Miller is very enthusiastic over  showings on Wallace mountain.  " The Land of Heart's Desire,*' the  midsummer special number of the  Inland Sentinel, Kamloops, has  been  received. The number- is au excellent  one containing about fifty pages, of  descriptive matter on the \Kamloops  and Cariboo districts.  Wednesday evening last a farewell  dance was given to Dr and Miss Foster, on the eve of their departure. On  Thursday morning they left for the  East. The doctor _ .peels to be away  three mouth.'-, during which time he  will visit China and Japan, and possibly Australia.  The programme is out for the Scotch  concert to be given in the Auditorium  next Wednesday evening,iP June 14th.  There are. sixteen numbers, principally Scotch, and will include a Gaelic  solo, by Neil Morrison. Rev. J. T.  Ferguson of Nelson is down for two  numbers. The remaining numbers  are by Phoenix and Greenwood vocalists. The concert promises to be an  excellent one.  Sunday last the Greenwood baseball  nine journeyed to Phoenix and were  defeated by a score of 12 to 10. The  game was not' by any means a harmonious oue. One umpire was 'not  sufficient, and a second was put on.  The double-barreled umpire' did not  prove altogether satisfactory, but none  of the audience could be induced to  render decisions for poor batting, poor  fielding, and poor base-running. Sunday next a game will be played here  for SSO a side.     ^  The Canadian Pacific railway Have  placed on sale at Nelson, Rossland  and all stations on Boundary section,  return tickets to Portland at S23.7S.  good for thirty days, corresponding  rates being made from all Kootenay  points. Tickets are good via either  the Columbia river or Sloean lake  routes; also good via Vancouver and  the superb new steamship, Princess  Victoria, to Seattle. For berth reservations and further particulars, apply  to local  agents,  or write J. S. Carter.,  D. P. A., Nelson.  - _ t  A". 1*. White returned this,week from  a four mouths' trip through the Western aud Southern states, much improved in health. Mr. White left here  on the 24th January and spent a short  time in Walla Walla and Pendleton,  then a week in Denver,'his old home,  then to Canyon City to visit his mother.  He wrestled with the grip at Coto-  paxia, was interviewed by the Citizens'  Alliance at Cripple Creek, dodged bullets at El Paso, Texas, goo-gooed at  Chihuahua, Santa Rosalia and City  of Mexico, viewed the scenic/beauties  around Pamona, the paradise of Southern California, and arived in San  on the 17th'April, where typhoid fever  held him until the 27th May and stopped  at Portland on his way home. He has  a number of Mexican curios, collected  in the land of.bull-fights.  A team belonging to a Chink created  quite a stir in Chinatown Monday last.  There we're half a dozen teams standing on the street while their owners  were worshipping���some burning incense to their joss, others burning  dope; some chop'sticking rice, others  hitting fan-tan, and yet others squirt-  nig_slime over_the_nice-tall collars of  the city dudes, and all talking at once.  A team lately purchased rom a Swede,  not being accustomed {b Chink customs, Chink noises, or the aromas that  arise when Chinks congregate together, started to do things, and in a  few minutes the other four or five  teams were trying to put the Chinese  out of business. The air was filled  with vegetables, chopsticks, pieces of  wagons, Chinks, high colars, slime,  pieces of harness, incense, cuffs, pigtails and language���modern, up-to-date  English, with Chinese frills.  I?  *T?  A*  .*.���>  -M'  CfA  ��_���  *.f  *?  tt  ��� <->  tt  Tf  A&  *t  tt  vt  tt  ���<_  ���t  t?  tt  Tf  Tf  tt  ��_<���*���  vt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  tt  ���*.��_  Latest Patterns in Straw Hats 65c to $2.501.  ��� '' ^  ' i     -'      XX  Made a hit as soon as the 1905 styles were shown, and is now regarded as the  leader in ready made clothing. The .refined styles and patterns combined  with ,j6.rst-class workmanship attracts, the man who is most particular.in his  dress and cannot but appeal to the "most skeptical opponent of' ready-to-wears.  * ������-���, -s<     *������'������ - < _ '^  The well'known W. G.. & R. and other brands  to  choose (from in plain  aud  roper  Prevents dandruff and baldness  iff  i  We have a large  m  vM assortment of Hair Brushes, which' are the best ym  r?9ck      ' ' ' ' >     i   '   '   < ffi��  WA  ��&  g-ft  III  SI  *i^���  m  am  ��� Xc -  11 that canibe procured anywhere.    Looven's briishes  &z$  1 ' from75c*tox$5.6o: ^   ^   '     '.,  IrEauLustred 75c  WA  m  A Hair Dressing.  m Dr. Lillies Hair Tonic 50c  \S^ r   -*       **���  _$�� Cleanses the scalp.  wi  �����5_  Hares JIair Restorer $1  Prevents Baldness  Rosemary Shampoo'   ���  -. Powder' 15c  We'Are Special Agents for Newtaos Ilerpicide.,  WHITE  Dispensing Chemists.  Opticians.  m  s*ss  ���_.������"���  ���W  m  m  m  First-class Side Saddle1 for sale at a  bargain.   D. C. McRae. ,\ .  Furniture at rock-bot'tom prices.  J.' Clint, Copper street.' ���  -For Sale���First-class piano, less  thanjialf price. For particulars apply  to Wm. Fleming. ,  Wanted - Second hand cook stoves  Highest price paid. All kinds of  second hand, goods bought.    O I C, A.  L,. White & Co. --" '  _ . . . __  To RBNT���Furnished house in a desirable location.' "Parties renting can  -have use of pianoand sewing machine  if desired. , Apply, at Th**** Ma"R_. -    *'  I.  Invar is a recently utilized alloy of  iron and nickel which expands very  little with increase of temperature. It  is used in geodetic work for' base line  measurements and for balance wheels  of watches. Another iron-nickel alloy  has an expansion equal to to that of  glass, and has been proposed in place  of platium sor the conducting of wires  which are fused into the base of incandescent lamps.  GET A G  START  THE HOUSE FLY FAMILY  easily put them out of business, and keep them  out by using  SANITARY  S 5OTS- EAGH  Lady Help���Wants position in  Southern Yale district. Capable and  energetic. Good references. Apply  Y. W. C. A., Vancouver.  nil ins  THE LEADING, TOIVSORML PARLOR  IN THE CITY  BATHS 25 CENTS  WM. FRAWLEY.  : :  Prop.  CALL UP A 86  Where there is always on hand a good  supply of  HOME M'ADE BREAD.  CAKES, BUNS, Etc.  Fresh Stock of Groceries always kept.  Phone us your order.  Suit Case Free!  In order to establish customers  throughout the western country  weare pivmg FBKE with e\ery  Suit onler a Hani-ome SuitCasa>  ���which we ship the isn't _u  Suits Made to Order $12 Up  Your choice of a variety of colorings and weaves  including all the newest patterns. All trimmings  are the verj best. Kit and workmanship guaranteed. Pants made to order $3 up, and other garments r.t correspondingly low prices. All Clothes  made evactly to your measare, subject to inspection and return if not satisfactory. Self Measuring  Chart and Samples of Cloth free.   Address:  - A. BREMNER, CARP, ONt.  LATEST STYLES  BEST VALUES  LARGEST VARIETY  Let us give you an estimate and show you how  cheaply your old rooms  can be made new, fresh  and clean. Or enough  paper for a room for  $1.00 and put it on your  self.  25 per cent olf on alMast Years  Stock.  Boys who blow   in  will by and by  lament  p ortunity.  I  their earnings"  the lack of op-  '��� ,;*ll  ������H'-'i  I  At  /-���  j

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