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 I 7  �����.  %  ��_>  Published Weekly in the Interests of the Boundary Creek Mining District  Vol. VII.  GRBKNWOOD, B.^C; WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 1900.  No." 49.  AS TO WHERE YOU CAN GET  THE BEST VALUE FOR YOUR  MONEY IN MEN'S WEAR CALL  AND INSPECT OUR LARGE  STOCK OF  UP/TODATE XX  FURNISHINGS. X XX  ���"���I/" *mV"  m*a*    ��--%/  Men's Suits From.... .........$3.00  Men's Pants From -   -    $1.00  Men's Shirts From--  50cts.'"',...;  Men's Underwear From ���      60ctsSuit  BOOTS -. AND <��� SHOES  AT ALL PRICES.  THE  A. H. 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In the summer of 1891 there were  made, in a part of the Boundary Creek  district since known as Greenwood  camp, five locations embracing- mineral  claims all of.which today give promise  of becoming- permanent mines. There  may have been other locations;, made  about the same time, but is bf these  five neighboring- claims "that mention,  is here being- made, and of one of them  in particular���the War Eagle���that it  is now intended to give fuller information. The locations of the Old Ironsides and the Knob Hill were both recorded on July. 25,1891, at Camp McKinney, that being then the nearest  recording- office. The former was located by M. Hotter, since deceased,and  the latter by Henry "White, also well  known in connection with tlie City" of  Paris and Lincoln claims, in White's  camp. Nine days later, on August 3,  the location of the Stemwinder by  James. Atwood, now resident at Midday, and James Schofield, who returned  to England in 1896, was recorded. On  August 4 the Brooklyn was recorded,  Steve Mangott, now of Fairview, and  Jos. M. Taylor, still resident within  four or five miles of this claim, being  the locators. The War Eagle was located by Robert Dqnzler, now in Spo-  .kane, and W. A. Donglas- and was re.  carded on August 20.  vM��cl) has been published Qf the 014  Ironsides, Knob Hill, Stemwinder and  Brooklyn from time to time, but not  nearly s-o qit-ch prominence, has yet  been given Jo the War Eagle. The  reason is a very simp .e one���the four  firt-t named properties were acquired  by Eastern Canadian capitalists be foi'-e  the War Eagle was, and. their systematic development was entered upon  much earlier. All five claims, however, have these things in common,  viz., they were all located under an  earlier Mineral Act which gaye 1;hem  ��xtra-lateral rights (thai js tlie right  \q fqllqw their ore on ;ts dip, even  ghould it continuie into an adjoining  claim), unc. atf are now controlled by  Eastern Canadian companies.  Any. one  familiar  with  the hill or  ionnsorrs New Map    -  of  mountain upon which are situate the  Old Ironsides, Knob Hill, Victoria,  Grey Eagle, War Eagle, Tamarack,  Monarch, Gold Drop, Snowshoe and  adjacent claims will agree with the  statement that the numerous mineral  outcroppings, taken in relation to  underground developments on several  of the grpup, mark this particular section of Greenwood camp as giving extraordinary promise of mineral wealth.  True, it is not every one of the claims  named that has a similar big surface  showing to that on the Knob Hill or  even to that on the Snowshoe. "Yet,  granting this, the showings on or near  the surface are such that the designation "mineral farm/'; applied sometime since to the War Eagle particularly, might without any stretch of imagination be given to the whole of this  group.  The War Eagle has,an altitude of 5,-  070 feet above sea level and about 2,-  000 feet above Greenwood City. It is  situate in thickly timbered country,  and so possesses the advantage of having a home supply of mine timber and  fuel. It has too a fair supply of water  for- mine purposes. On the claim occur three outcrops of mineral, but -stiff-cent wotk has not yet been done to  determine thoir connection, if any,  with one another. It matters little  though whether thesoare the outcrops  pf separate veins or of, one.big lead  split up near the surf ace;" whether they  are extensions of the big pre body already followed from the Kriob Hill into  the Grey Eagle and believed by some  to continue thence into the War Eagle,  or are quite distinct from that deposit.  There is this, one simple but important  fact standing out, that where prospected below ground, copper-gold ore  of good quality has been found to underlie the mineral outcroppings, "so  that developments to date encourage  the belief that with depth the War  Eagle will givo a good account of itself  and be a valuable property on its own  merits, and will so be quite independent of the reflected seeming importance  so often attached to a plglm that is com  sidercd te be well situate or is simply  In good company.  The War Eagle is owned by the  Greenwood-WaS* Eagle Copper-Gold  Mining company, of Sherbrooke, Que-  bcc.-capitalized at $1,'500;000.'~Its^officers are: Mr. F. P. Buck, president;  Mr. t-C. H. Fletcher, vice president,  and Mr. C. A. French, secretary-  treasurer. The mine is equipped with  the following power, plant: One 80-  horse power horizontal return tubular  boiler, half a 10-drill R��\nd duplex air  compressor, or-e 43 inch by 10 feet air  receive^ three 3# Little G-iant drills,  30-horse power hoisting engine, 14x7x12  Kuowles station pump, No.. 5 Cameron  sinking pump, 4*4xV,��x.4 boiler fee<l  pump, Wainwri.^ht feed water heater-  avnd ajl Requisite accessories. The  plant,is CQiivenient-ly arranged and is  housed in a roomy sawn lumber building which also serves the purpose of a  shaft house. The work done in the  course of underground development includes a double-compartment vertical  working shaft, 105 feet in depth, with  a crosscut at the 100-foot level, run  easterly 205 feet and westerly 170 feet,  At the west end of-this crosscut a raise  has already been mado connecting  with an Qpe'n cut some 25 feet in depth  sunk in a strong outcrop of magnetic  hematite, impregnated with copper  pyrites. The raise ran into ore a.\  about half way to the surface, consequently th^s pre body has been opened  tip to, a depth of about 50 feet. An  average sample from right across the  working gave gold SI.60 and copper  about $20. From this it will be seen  that values were chiefly in the latter  metal. An upraise is now being made  at the eastern end of the crosscut -to  connect with a prospect shaft from  which some nice-looking copper ore  was obtained down to  its depth of be  tween 20 and 30 feet. The intention is  to proceed with development work,  sinking and crosscutting, so as to determine where the ore lies in quantity.  C. G. Buck is the conipn.i*3''s resident  manager and D. H. Duncanson its  mine foreman. There are usually  from 15 to 20 meii on the pay roll.  Both manager and foreman have their  homes on the property, and besides  their residences the mine buildings include comfortable boarding aud bunk  houses fur the miners and other employees.. The War Eage is within a  mile of the town of Phoenix, with  which it has wagon road communication. Later, when the mine shall have  been sufficiently opened up to require  direct connection with the railway, it  will be an easy matter to find a good  grade for a spur line from Hartford  Junction, distant only a mile or so.  The News is prepared to present to  its readers today something more than  mere hearsay to street rumors concern  ing the Trail smelter. It has been  learned that a large amount of work.in  addition' to that already in progress,  will be in full swing on the smelter  premise.-; in a short time." The capacity  of the smelter will be increased from  700 *��� to 1,000 tonsper day. There will  also be a great increase in the working  force about the premises. Two new  lead furnaces will be commenced at  once. Additional .roasters for lead  ores are to be built;- Another, large  copper furnace will be added to the  one already in use. More receiving  bins are to be erected. A new crushing plant is to, be put. into-operation.  In addition to the kiln of 500,000 brick  recently burned and the 525-000. now being manufactured on . Sonelter hill a  large consignment will come from Robson, already contracted for. A large  amount of rock work will be required.  To quarry, and get the rock piitlie  ground will require.a-large force and  the outlay of a big sum of money..  Brick and stone masons are already, in  demand .Large, excavations will be  made in divers places. Extensive  orders for lumber aifct other building  material will soon be.placed. Many  contracts will probably be called for.  We. cannot at this time go into all the  details, but as the work. progresses  from, week to week we shallendeavor  to keep .: our readers posted. ��� Trail  News.  -.-  Mr. RichardPlewman, of Rossland,  official broker and director of the Winnipeg Mining company, came in on  last Saturday night's train. He was  accompanied by Mr. J. H. Thomas,  also of Rossland, who is understood to  have a considerable holding of Winnipeg stock. Both registered at' the  Hotel Armstrong and before returning  to Rossland they paid a visit to the  mine. From Mr. Plewman it was  ascertained that consequent upon the  workings at the 50-foot level having  lately^run^into'a-G-footvein-of-ship-  ping ore another shift of men has been  put on to get out ore for prompt ship-,  ment to the smelter.. Operations had  latterly been largely restricted; to cross-  cutting for ore at the 100-foot level,  stoping above the 50-foot 'and/drifting  on the ore exposed somo time ago.  when cutting the railway grade. It  now appears that the latter shoot of  ttce iaa, separate one froth in which an  old prospect shaft had been sunk to a  depth of 45 feet. Recent smelter returns from ore from these two shoots  have been between $10 and $11 per ton,  clear of freight and treatment charges,  so that it has brought a good margin  of profit above cost of mining it.  There has not been any new development in the crosscut at the' 100-foot  level. Nothing is now being done at  the 300-foot level, but it is proposed to  again give attention s to. this part of  the mine later.  Smelter returns are fatal to the general  impression that ores of Deadwood camp  are lo w grade. Last week a car load  of ore was shipped to the Trail smelter  from the 3,-?-foot ledge on the Sunset.  This week Superintendent Johns received a cheque for the net value of  the ore and it conclusively. proves that  the Sunset ore at least will pay for  transportation and treatment and leave  a big margin of profit. Mr. Johns has  no instructions to make public the  value of the ore, but it nears the 320  mark. Ore of this value cannot be  considered low grade. The ore in the  Sunset shaft is still maintaining its  permanency.   A drift was started from  BIG  FIRE  AT COLUMBIA.  Escalet's Hotel and Other Buildings  Being Destroyed.  Just as the Times goes to press a  telephone message conveys thc intelligence that a big lire i.s raging in Columbia. Escalet's hotel and thc big  block adjoining arc a mass of flames  and several buildings in the vicinity  will be destroyed.  The appartus for fighting fire is  limited so that it will take its course  aud probably five blocks will be  destroyed.  The block adjoining Escalet's is a  big building built last year by Smith  Bros. & Travis of this city. : It was intended for an hotel but owing to dull  times was never opened.! Smith Bros.  & Travis are interested in as 'much as  a balance of about $4,000 is due them  on the building.  It .will be remembered that last year  the big hotel in Columbia and run by  Escalet was destroyed and the fire  created a sensation since an effort  was made to implicate prominent  citizens of Grand Forks in connection  therewith.  It could not be learned this afternoon  whether there was any insurance on  the burn, buildings. "**.  IN SIMILKAMEEN DISTIGT  (.Continued ou fate ?.)  New York Capitalists Bonding Prop-  -��� c   ert.es on Kruger Mountain.  Brewster, Aug. 10.���P. W. Corcoran  and E. R. Hurd arrived here yesterday  and left immediately for Seattle.  After spending some time in that city  they will go to New York, where arrangements will be definitely concluded  that are of interest to the entire Similkameen mining region. Mr. Hurd is a  New York capitalist, whose attention  has been attracted to the Northern  Okanagan mines, and who has been on  a tour investigating their merits. The  result; is.'that a deal has been closed  bonding..a group of ..mine-* on Kruger .,.  mountain for a sum understood to aggregate $100,000, and that the trip to  New York is now being niade to hasten  preparations for immediate work on  the properties bonded this fall.  P.'W.:Corcoran, one of the locators  and principal owners of the group,who  is well known as a mining superintendent in various districts in tlie  northwest, will accompany Mr. Hurd ���  to the east.  The claims'bonded include the O. K.,  ClarieD., Sixteen to One, Gold Standard, Monetary, Golden Chariot, Golden  Boyi Waverly, New Year, Black Warrior and Black'Diamond, all Kruger  mountain properties. They have  ledges varying from two and one-half .  to forty feet, carrying values of 25 per  cent copper and 10 to 25 per cent gold. ,  The   ore   is   a  smelting   proposition.  The"*location"=of-=the=group on-Kruger   mountain is about one.qttarter of a  mile from the international boundary  line and four miles from Oroville.  Within one and a half miles of the  claims are the properties of the Okanagan Free Gold Mining company, constituting the old Allison group, -which  are being worked constantly by free-  milling process and are worth a mint  of money to their owners.  The Corcoran group differs from  these in being a smelting property,  hence a part of the arrangement now  under way provide for the mining and  shipment of a quantity of ore, probably  sixty to eighty tons, at an early date  to ascertain the required method of  working. Following this a smelting*  plant will be put in.  The bonding syndicate proposes to  start early in the fall on a tunnel  which will be projected into the side of  the mountain 1,200 feet and will give a  depth on some of the claims of 1,000  feet. This tunnel will be similar, excepting in length, to thc Palmer mountain enterprise, and will constitute a  second important step in-the way of extensive development in the upper Okanagan.  Mr. Hurd, who has been over a good -  portion of the northwest mining territory, is especially well impressed with  the locality here. He confidently looks  for livelier times in another year than  the country has ever seen. The recent  improvement in transportation facilities has added greatly to the advantages, of the region aud is opening the  way for more substantial work in the  near future. -X.  |August 15 1900.  THE GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  "AW XX, persons, old and young, should have  WU their teeth examiued once every six  %P m Months by a competent dentist. Decay  will be present, and tartar forming-, which  nothing but a thorough examination will reveal. Professional service rendered In time  means high-class work, less pain and great  economy. A tooth filled when decay is Slight  will not be sensitive, the operation not long,  and the filling lasting, becaase the operator  has more and better structure to work on. He  is enabled, to make the walls of the cavity  thicker and stronger, and with slight danger  of exposing the nerve, the dread and fear of all  when having teeth filled. Have your teeth  attended to in time. D o not procrastinate.  Give the dentist good tooth-s<ructure to work  upon, and he will render you excellent service.  Many persons put off their visits to the dentist  when sensitive teeth have given frequent warning. With mind excited, body in high nervous  tension, and with excruciating pain and suffering plainly written on every feature, they come  for relief. How can the dentist be expected to  perform the best operation when the patient is  in the worst possible condition to receive it ? If  your friend is sick do not wait until he is al-  mbst dead before you do something for him or  send for the doctor. The doctor may save him  by coming at the last moment, and should the  patient recover be is liable to have bad health  tbe remainder of his life on account of not  having received proper attention at the right  time. Likewise, a tooth that is neglected may  be filled and saved at tbe last moment, but will  probably have bad health the rest of its life.  One person in a hundred has good teeth, ninety  nine persons in a hundred could have good  teeth with proper attention.  DR. R. MATHISON.  DENTIST  Naden-Flood Block,    GREENWOOD  Che  meekly Cimes*  PUBLISHED BY  The Greenwood Times Printing and PuMishln*  Company. Limited.  Duncan Ross.. '.....- Editor.  "WEDNESDAY, AUGUST IS, 1900i  GREATL.Y IMPROVED SITUATION  The returns from th�� inland revenue  department for the fiscal year ending  June 30, shows a total increase over  1895.%, the last year of Conservative  government, of over $2,000,000 of which  $930,000 is in revenue from tobacco,  over $800,000 in that from spirits, and  $130,000 in that from malt liquors.  The increase in the revenue from  tobacco is the most interesting by reasons of the policy of the present "government being a change of principle  from that followed by their predecessors and a change which many predicted would materially decrease the  revenue from this source. The policy  of the previous government was to tax  the consumer, suppress the producer  and benefit the manufrcturer. This  government had added a duty of 10  cents per pouud on the imported article. The result has been an increase  in the inland revenue aud yet an increase in the manufactories using  Canadian tobacco, and a tremendous  increase in the output of Canadian tobacco. The increase in revenue on  spirits is not only due to an increased  production, but also to the increased  charge imposed in 1897. The revenue  from inspection of petroleum has fallen off, because the government now  does that without charge, in the hope  that the consumer may get cheaper  coal oil.  The customs receipts for the month  -=^of^J.uly-have'^been_.S3,414,77i.,r,.j^Jni  *** crease of $461,098.47 over 1899, notwithstanding the additional preference  given to British goods since July 1st. -  EDITORIAL, NOTES.  Thanks to "the efforts of Robert  Wood and others, the estimates will  contain an appropriation of $8,000 for  the completion of the West Fork road.  The urgent necessities of this promising mining district should make it  imperative that the money should be  spent to better advantage than that  appropriated last year, and with a view  to establishing communication with  the mines rather than the construction  of a paved street where a common  wagon road would meet the require  ments.  Thk public school opened on Monday. There are many children of  school age in the city who have not  been enrolled. The law with reference  to non-attendance should be enforced.  The state, as well as the parent, ia interested in having no illiterates and  should interfere to see that neither  negligence nor prejudice on the part of  the parent does not prevent the child  from securing the advantages of at  least a common school education.  Smelter returns destroy the impression that the ores of Deadwood camp  are low grade. Twenty dollars per  ton from the Sunset and still higher  values for the shipment from the  Buckhorn show that the values are  high. This, with the enormous bodies  of ore already developed, will give the  camp a leading place in the district.  From all appearances the Dominion  elections   will   be  held  in   October.  The Yale-Cariboo district has the advantage ot being sufficiently large to  preclude the possibility of having the  election determined by local considerations.  The sitting of the provincial legislature is being prolonged notwithstanding the announcement that non-contentious legislation was to be considered.  Work .on the Laidlaw smelter will  be started in a few days. The plant  has been ordered since June.  Gxebnwood is the smelting, mining,,  financial and commercial center of the  Boundary country.  Two smelters in less than a year  speaks well for Greenwood's advantageous location.  The dull times are over. Get ready  for the increased business in a short  time.  Greenwood will be the Denver of  Boundary.  Greenwood gets another smelter.  PETCH-HAMBLY.  Last Thursday morning the residence of F. H. MacKenzie was the  scene of a most interesting event  the occasion being the marriage of  Mr. B. F. Petch, leading salesman of  Rendell & Co., to Miss L. R. Hambly.  The ceremony which was performed  by Rev. Mr. Balderstoh, was witnessed  by only the intimate friends of the contracting parties, all of whom hail from  the town of Watford, Ont. The bride  "was given away by her brother-in-law,  Mr. F. H. MacKenzie, and looked exceedingly charming in a white gena-  dine gown trimmed with Valenciennes  lace and vet ficheu with ruffles  bf lace and white satin collar and girdle. The bridesmaid, Miss  A. MacKenzie, was becomingly  gowned in white and heliotrope and  Carried a bower bouquet of white carnations "with long streamers of white  satin ribbon. The bridegroom' was  supported by his- old friend, Mr.  Geo. McKenzie, formerly of Hunter-  Kendrick, Greenwood, but now with  Wynkoop-Stepens* of Phoenix. Upon  the completion of the ceremony the  party were entertained to a delightful  wedding breakfast,"and after the usual  toasts were giyen and responded to,  and the congratulations of all received,  the happy couple departed amid  showers of rice for Rossland, Spokane  and other points west. The many  costly and appropriate gifts bear evidence of the high esteem in which the  young couple were held by their friends  and the Times joins with the latter in  offering its hearty congratulations.  Experienced Bookkeeper desires an  appointment. Thoroughly understands . balance sheets, partnership  accounts, and departmentisingr Moderate salary. Highest references. Address A. B.. P. O. 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Office over Bank of Commerce.  FORBES M. KERBY.CE.  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Offices:   Greenwood, B. C.  also J, A. Unsworth's Store, Midway, B. C.  F. W. GROVES,  ._.-���    c Civil and Mining Engineer  ; Provincial Land Surveyor,  greenwood, b.c.  Mineral Claims Reported upon.  Underground Surveys,  CHARLES AE. SHAW.  Civil Engineer,  Dominion    andJ Provincial  Land Surveyor.  GREENWOOD.   :���    :     i " :������ B.  O.  BAUER & ASHCROFJ.  Provincial Land'Surveyors-  Mining and Civil Engineering.  Mineral Claims Surveye'd'and Crown Granted  Land and Eii(fineeriii_r Surveys  W.A. BAUER, C.E., P.L.S.      . A. E. ASHCROFT CE iP.LS  '     X/ANCOUVER BREENWOOD  Wood   Block,   next  door   to   Custom   office.  GREENWOOD. B. C.    !  JOHN C. ROBERTSON,  Architect.  Plans and Specifications fuj.nisj-.ed  Officee: Copper street. Greenwood.  THE  BANK  OF  Established in 1836.  Incorporated by Royal Charter.  Paid-up Capital..................$4,866,666  Reserve Fund- -..........$1,460,000   '  London Office: !      . _   .  3iClement's Larve, Lombard Street, E. C  CQP.JT PF DIRECTORS'^ .  J. H. BrofHe, John Ja-n.es garter.. Gaspard  Farrer, Richard H, Glyn, Henry I. R. Farppr,  Ed. Arthur Hoaro, H. J,B, Kendall, tf, J.JCjng-.-  fordj Fred Lubbock, George D. WUatniatj,  Secretary, A. G..Wall is,   '������'  Pead office in Canada: St. James st., Montreal  H. Stikeman, general manager.    ''  J. Elrusley, inspector.  ���#-  Branches in Canada:  London, Brantford, Hamilton, -Toronto,  Moutreal. Ottawa, Kingston, Qnebec,nSt. John,  N. B., Brandon, Winnipeg, Frederictbu, N. B.,  Halifax, Victoria, Vancouver, Rossland, Kaslo,  Trail, Ashcroft. Dawson City, Klondike, N. W.  T., Greenwood. Atlin and Bennett, B. C.  __GENTS IN THE UNITED STATES:  Spokane���Traders' National Bank and Old  National Bank. New York���(52 Wall street)  W. Lawson and J. C. Welsh, agents. San  Francisco���(124 Sansome street) H. J. Mc-  Micbael and J. R. Ambrose agents.  J^qndon Bankers:  Thc Bank of Eng'-Mff. a'*4 Messrs. Glyn & Co.  Fom-iGN A.GEN-f��:  Liverpool���Bank of Liverpool. A: stfal}a���  Union Bank of Australia, New Zealand���pi.lpi'  Baud of Australia, Bank of Now Stoaland.  India, China aud Japan���Chartared Mercantile  Bank of India, Loudon and China, Agra Bank.  West Indies���Colonial Bank. Paris-Marcuard.  Krauss & Co.   Lyons���Credit Lyonnais.  J. ANDEPS0N, Manager. Greenwood   B. C  SOCIETIES.  Boundary  Valley   Lodge  No. 38, l.O.O.F.  EETS every Tuesday  _   Evening   at  8.00 in  their lodge room at Greenwood, B.C.  A cordial  invitation is extended to all sojourning breth-  ��rn. Dcncan Ross, N.G.  J. J. Guixby. Rec. Sec  AV  A.   F.   &   A.   M.  GREENWOOD LODGE, A. F. & A ��M  Regular Communication first Thursday iu  every montb. Sojourning bretbron cordially  invited. R. F. COATES.  A. S. Black. W. M Secretary  Fresh Beef, Pork,  Mutton, Fish, Etc.,  Always on Hand/  ��� ����_.-_���  __����� ll  PROPRIETOR.  COPPER ' STREET.  munroe ������  **.  XXX-  i  CHOICE CIGARS AND  TOBACCOS X X X y;  FINE-  1  XXX  Nte-yyg Papers. Periodicals,  Cir culattog Library, P-aftey  Goods)" Candies, Etc-- BtCyJ  x X: Xy"-.  tOTORISTREET  H0! FOR THE  iimiiKameetu  Stage now rwuninf frorfl-  Talrv.cw.c*  Leaves Fairview cm Mondays  at 8 a. tn., returning leaves  Keremeos an Tuesdays at 8 a. m.  W. HINE, Manager.  Fairview and Keremeos.  FULL STOCK OF   GENERAL - - -..'  MERCHANDISE  AT KERRMEOS.  Harness ancj Siicjdlery  AT FAIRVIEW.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that at the first  meeting of the Licence Commissioners for tbe  City of Greenwood held after thirty days from  the date hereof I shall apply for a transfer  from me to W. W. Howe of the Hotel Licence  held by me for the Commercial Hotel, Copper  street, in tbe City of Greenwood,  Dated 17th July, 19oo.  A. BRANSON.   .  ��_  Cr*\  �����l  Cr*  ��_  ��*  Cr*  �����*���  Cr*\  ��_  Cr*  fS  Cr*  Cr*  ffgggad^  ����  �����  Capital, all paid up. $.2,000,000.  .Best..-.: $7,000,000.  President:   Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:   Hon, George A. Drdmmond.  General Manager :   E. S   Clouston.  Branches in London, Eng. \ r^^f'^tL. New Yorlt, Chicago.  Buy and sell Sterling Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers'Credits, available iu any part^of the world.  Greenwood Branch,    F. J. FINUCANE, Manager.  HZ,  mMmmmwmmMMMmmmMMMmM  iealey Investment,  ������j  AND  TRUST CO,, LIMITED LIABILITY.  REPRESENTING:  PHOENIX  FIRE : ASSURANCE) CO.,  OF LONDON, ENGLAND.  WESTERN ASSURANCE   CO.,  of Toronto.  BRITISH AMERICA ASSURANCE CO.,  OF TORONTO'  LIVERPOOL AND LONDON AND GLOBE  ASSURANCE CO., OF LONDON, ENGLAND.  BIRKBECK INVESTMENT & LOAN CO..    OF TORONTO.  GEO. R NADEN,  Manager.  CABLS ADDRESS  MAORI.  CODE:  MOREING & NEAL.  THOS. MILLER, Mgr.  TO.LET:   Building: suitable for Stores or offices."  I.ot on Copper Street,'  business  centre.  - FOR SALE:   Well Furnished five roomed house, easy terms of payment. *"**���  GREENWOOD.  B.  O.  Ott Ll  COMPANY.  LIMITED.      R. GREIGER. MGR.  X 'xl x Agents For Pabst Beer. X X x  Complete Line Bar Supplies.        -    ....GREENWOOd  Harvey & Robins, Proprietors.  Cbe Best $t0ck, ���be neatest Was*  Copper Street, Greenwood.  THE-BEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY  FORTMAN BROS, & CO.,  Proprietors.  ASK FOR  0  iR BEER  The Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pore Malt Hops, Try  ft! It is |ept on Plight or in Bottles by all th? leadipg HoteJ  IIIIFllI  i,IMJTEp. ,'  VANCOUVER, B. C. 733 Pender St,  AIf.0 NEL.SC.N, B. -E,  We are Manufacturers and cjirect Importers, au<J carry a large stock of Balances, Ftirijaceg.  Fire Clay goods, Scientific and Practical Books, Glassware, Platinum Goods, Acids, Chemicals  and all other Assayers' and Miners' requirements. Sole affents for Morprau Cruciole Company,  Battersea and Standard Firebrick Co., Crucibles and Muffles. Becker's Sons' Balances, Etc.,  Catalogue and full particularr sent on application.  Braun's Gasoline Furnaces and Cupel Machines. 7 -tt  ?,*.**#  N*--"      7  August 15,  1900.  --. - f -  J""ji"'i*i  KW.    fe^NWoOD WEEKtY TIMES.  v***��fr*t&kmm*\&*^u\\*i ' nriitfiiuirti-rrf; ���i-n<___��  _^i____(MMi-iiit__iMa -  PRESS COMMENTS.  r -...-.   ���������;���7���-..-. -; ..-=>.;���  "monism bases its claim to public  [port- ou .the motto of the Golden  je���"Do unto others as you would  y should do unto you;" It says that  workingman should be paid by his  bloyer such a wag-e as that employer  ws could-be profitably paid, and  ih as he himself would expect to re-  x'c if he were an ^employee.-, But  oiiisni does not teach that, if others  'lot dp as you want them to do, then  ,and injure them as much as possi-  We are therefore very sorry to  rn"6f the outrages coitlinitted on the  iser last week, .chen tnanj' hundred  lars- worth of nets were destroyed  cutting-. That such work was done  the Fishermen's Union we do not  a moment believe; but that it was  lie by members of the union, or their  lnpathizers, seems apparent on the  le of it. It is a great pity that such  kig-s will happen iu almost every big  Ike���some actof .vandalism to throw  jur and impress a stain on the cause  unionism. If our labor unions  ild devote time to educating- their  July members on thc great harm  le to their cause by such acts, and  Ihey succeeded iu such aim, great  Id would result. Nothing harms the  Ise of labor so much as such but-  Ics, and if the rest of the world  |w that vandalism was a thing of  j past, and that a strike really meant  [appeal to thc public by the workmen for justice and right treat-  Jit, thc public would be in a more  Ily frame of mind to listen to their  J.vances and give its moral support,  Ich is the factor needed to win.���  liiuio Herald.  Jo far as thc Chronicle is'concerned,  tully sympathizes with British Co-  Ibia.   "Wcj--.ail to sec any good aud  licient   reason   why   the   Chinese  luid not be totally excluded from the  liiiuion if they arc found to be unde-  jble immigrants, as we believe they  le   been.. One's country  is but au  Lnsion of one's house.   A 'man may  J.w his house open to  the public if  Sees fit.    He generally repents if he  is.   Or   he may invite some of his  Jjhbors whom he considers desirable  ll exclude others.   It is beyond us to  lipreheod -why a. country .may not  Jtifiably do likewise.    A Chinaman  lio good to Canada beyoud his possi-  | ties of exploitation by  a capitalist  pmploycr of some sort. . He can not  ion verted into a desirable citizen by  known   process.   He is alien and  jfugnant to our race in every way.  3 shudders at the thought of his be-,  absorbed by our white population,1  i his  blood entering into the life of  country.   Fortunately,   however,  Jre is little danger of that.    What  lid is he to us then?   There would be  possibility,  not remote, of his over-  ".uing and appropriating- the Pacific  IsJ-^v ere he permitted.   He might as  PI   annex it to China if he did for  use it would do us.    He is usually  Inoral,  according  to our standards,  j is often   unpleasant as  a neighbor.  I| is incapable  of understanding or  lireciating our institutions.   He unities   thc  labor   market.   He takes  Irk wluch theynced and which might  Ttheirs from our own people.    So far  Ewe know him he is a nuisance, not  Jely to improve with. time or as he  Ijtws  more   numerous.    And he has  more right here than the criminal  s��   to   his   liberty  if the community  IJ'hes to exclude him, as wc believe it  is   or would if it thought as much  lout   thc  matter as iC should.   The  fcrts of   Canada that we cannot  fill  khout immigrants as  undesirable as  Chinese  had very much better be  |t   vacant   for   all   time, ��� Halifax  I ronicle.  LI HUNG  CHANG.  JLii Hung- Chang, the Viceroy of Can-  i, is the richest, craftiest, cleverest,  as some folks believe, the most  {principled  diplomatist in the world.  [His wealth  is reputed to be no less  an ,��400,000,000 sterling.   This vast  j.alth has been amassed principally  what is known as "squee-.epidg-iii,'-  Ijiiich is the commonest form of rob-  pry in vogue in China,  j'fo  the ordinary  mind it seems almost   incredible   that one man could  Rave   hoarded   so   many   millions   of  jiouey, but to any  one who has the  Beast acquaintance with  Chinese cus-  Ipius there is nothing suprising about  Although I_i Hung Chang has in the  *ast on someone or two occasions been  ijegraded���once he was deprived of his  i-;Tow jacket��� he -has never  lost his  .xtraordinary inllnence over the Tsiing-  -ii Yamen,  and he has always had a  trong-guiding hand in the councils of  he government.   Whenever China has  ieen in  a difficulty,  it was Li Hung  ohang- who was called in to give ad-  ice, and whatever settlement was ar-  ived at���whether it was in favor of  China or not���this able rogue always  succeeded in effecting some coup of his  .own.', --'-y '���'���'.  It-was he who was responsible ior  the criminal unpreparedness of China-  to meet Japan in 1894. As the first  minister in China, he was provided  with millions "of money to purchase  ammunition and guns for the Chinese  naval and military forces, but instead.,  of disbursing the'money honestly he  put most of it in his own pocket, and  shared the remainder with foreign  firms���principally German���who sent  him guns of an obsolete pattern and  ammunition stuffed with sawdust.  This is only one of the many means  which the unscrupulous traitor uses to  feather his own nest.  It is said that L,i Hung Chang has  declined to obey the orders of the Empress-dowager to go toPekin. He prefers at present to remain in the "city  of rows," as Shanghai is called.  VERTICAL   %x&  SINKING  PUMPS  ^^  '13  /^L_dJC  * 11 \/T*.- **.  ��D  Ut* ���  u //I  T_  <Tt5  We can ' strongly recommend this  Pump'to those requiring its special type.  /Plie extreme convenience of the outside  _j.ackct. form'enables it to be readily  ��� packed and taken up. The absence of  the projecting-valve ffcar etc. is a feature in avi>idiiigbrcal_a(jesdii_iiie; hoisting- aud lowering in the confined space  where these pumps are used. It is fitted  with convenient suspending hooks aud  the piping- arrangement takes up the  least possible space. Mining superintendents and those interested iu Miniug  Machinery would consult their interests  by sending for catalogue and quotations  before Installing their plants. We  manufacture Pumping Machinery for  every conceivable dutv.  Mfg. Co.,  LIMITED.  I.  pBKUFFB & ABLETT.  Agents at Rossland.  MACKAY & WALKEJJ,  . Agents at Vancouver,  WM. SMITH.  P. G. Box 100, ageut at Greenwood, B. C.  E. JACOBS  )   ".  GREENWOOD.  CANADIAN  Limited  **  Service for the year 1900  will be commenced JUNE  10th.    The   ''Imperial  -���Umited"    takes    you  across the Continent in  four days without change.  It is a solid vestibule!  train, luxuriously equipped with every possible  essential for the comfort  and conveniende of Pas--*  - sengers.      Ask   your  1   friends who have travelled on it, or address  W.F.Anderson.  T.P.A. Nelson B.C.  E. J. Coyle,  A.G.P.A. Vancouver.  Nicely furnished rooms at the Clar  endon. Steam heated, electric light,  $15 per month. tf.  The  Centre  of  the great gold and  copper mining  camp of Canyon  creek.  High-assays,large  showings. Strong  company operating there. Sawmill  being erected.  Roads being built  by the company to  the city.  MB lot.  Mil Li  2_1��  ������%  (ft ���/  v  ���*-*  3MOOULOROUP.    ^  4-bar not/, am  "I* n-'Fl F-.T/Mtf D /.Or  4-B/.RN017. GROUP,  $ if riEtmn group.  t> *5tfUJVA��^YfAW)��LL  ���-mtm n' "        "***��    ^  4#-      '���'������lfay '' i* In  <^d.y  .���^REf.Nrt0.00^.i  LINE  ~   y' -'. -fe^g (*.$fio*fi��e  ....FOR PARTICULARS APPLY....  W. S. FLETCHER.  CANYON CITY.  GEO. R. NADEN,  GENERAI, AGENT. GREENWOOD, B. C.  ��uS>  w/v^/J^olyv->y-^��v-^*v/rfvv/J��Vr^VA*^A~rA��^^  ^V��V��V!Vfts>f^-<W,V -��W<W<W-!W^V4  m  m  The Commercial Centre of  The Boundary District  **** FROM THE CITY ROADS LEAD TQ ' < t *  GREENWOOD,     DEADWOOD,     COPPER,  SMUT,       LONG LAKE,  WHITE'S      ATWOOD,      WELLINGTON,  SMITHS |AND OTHER  BOUNDARY  CREER CAMPS.  UiiW.' ,'gya  For Prices Lots And Other Information  Address:  ta*V.l ifsa&ifTSal  ^H_ *��� _ih.ou_.  faSim.Jinmxm*  '���yA��j'*rtV����-  !C5alr"��3_r.  ���Sreemvood, B. ��, ______  i-rinrn f***:'  T^HEj dR^NWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  August; 15, 1900,  PHOENIX VS. GRAND FORKS  Old Ironsides  Foot Ball Team Will  Meet Grand Fork's Crack Team."  A game of foot ball has been arranged between the Old Ironsides foot  ball team and the Grand Forks team,  on Saturday next, the 18th inst. The  Phoenix team had their grounds damaged by the recent street grading, a  portion of .their grounds being on Old  Ironsides avenue. They consequently  have been unable to practice since  their match game with Greenwood, but  this does not discourage them as they  maintain that their wonderful combinations have not been forgotten.  EXCURSION TO B. C. MINES  Canadian Trade Review Advises Eastern Men to Visit This Province.  The Canadian Trade Review of Montreal -is  evidently a wide-awake paper,  as the  following "advice shows that it  is alive to the great  importance of the  mining industry  in British Columbia:  "It   is safe to say that no outside  communities  are more  directly interested  in   the    mining   industries   of  British  Columbia than those of Montreal, Toronto aiid Quebec, and it may  be  added with  equal  truth that, notwithstanding this fact,  comparatively  few ;from   any   of   these   cities  have*  visited our sister province to inspect  the districts or individul  properties in  which many of them have invested so  largely.   Their whole reliance is therefore placed   on what  they heard, and  hear.   Their broker is their   guiding  star,   and he  is  at once their adviser  and their agent,  and though the confidence   placed  in  him  may be fully  merited, still it is all important to be  in  a position to think for oneself and  not to be hopelessly dependent on the  judgement  of others. 'This applies to  the   matter of mines and mining investments with exceptional  force, and  should be acted upon by all who engage in them.   In the earlier stages of  the  gold  discoveries,   when   the  ore  fields   were  almost as inaccessible as  the distant posts of the Hudson Bay  company,  there  was  a legitimate excuse ifor not confronting the difficulties  that stood between the outer world and  the  hew  Eldorado.    That,   however,  has   given   place  to  a very different  state of things, and the whole country  has now been brought within easy distance,  while the conditions of trayel  are such as to invest the journey with  all   the character of a pleasure   trip.  This being the case, it seems hard to  understand  why the number availing  themselves of the1 opportunities given  is so comparatively  small.   The ever-  present question of cost is, of course,  the simplest and most natural explanation, and it is"*u_*doubtedly a stubborn  factor to deal with, the .noi'c so as it is  hardly to be supposed that under ordinary circumstances any sensible reduction can be made, but there seems a  method by which that can be at least  temporarity effected.   This is the season,  par excellence,  of special rates  and   special  inducements,   when-railway companies  are willjihg to provide  and the public to avail themselves of  "=-the-nieans="toy-travel-'at -what-may- be  called tempting rates,   JBJxursions are  the  order of the day, and while particularly  favorable   terms   attach   to  ordinary tours, it is but right to suppose that the very best would be named  for those bf an exceptionally important  character.   In this connection it may  be said or suggested that an excursion  to British Columbia, organized under  the auspices of. the ..several boards of  trade and mining boards of Montreal,  Toronto and Quebec, would probably  prove more attractive to the capitalists  and mercantile men of Quebec and Ontario than any that has   yet been put  before them.   That the C. P. R. would  spare no exertion to consult the comfort and in every way to further the  interest of its   patrons goes   without  saying, while every city and town in  the  Pacific  province   would  welcome  the advent of so important a representation   with   open  arms.    The  idea is  thrown out with the firm  belief that it  is   essentially  and  immediately practicable, and would be at  once a singu  larly  happy  combination of business  and pleasure."  IT HELPED WIN BATTLES.  NOTICE.  In the Matter of Companies Act 1897.  Notice is hereby given that the Morrison Mines, I/imited, (Non-personal  Liability), will sell at public auction to  the hig-hest bidder, for cash, on Tuesday, the 21st day of August, A. D.,  1900, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon, at  the registered office of the company,  Rendell block, Greenwood, B. C, the  following shares which are in default  for non-payment of calls, levied the  llth day of May, A. D��� 1900:  No. of .  Certificates  Twenty, nine officers and men wrote  from the front to say that for  scratches, bruises, cuts, wound's, sore  feet and stiff joints, Bucklen's Arnica  Salve is the best iri the world. Same  for burns, skin eruptions and piles.  25 cts., a box. Cure guaranteed. Sold  bv Miller Bros., druggists.  SHEEP,   SHEEP.  For sale  600 ewes and ewe lambs..  About 200  are fat and will be sold by-  Jive weight.   Apply   J. T. DAVIES,  Okanagan Mission, B. C.  I  1  10  u  . 12  13  38  42  _4.  50  Si  52  3  54  82  148  ���149  ,  151  152'  154  IW  182  Ml  201  202  203  -  204  205  200 .  ���207  It)  232  233  234  235  242  243  247  ��� 248.  249  250  25L  253  266 .  207  286  287  288  289  W  332    '  333  335  ' 338  339  340  341  342-  344'  345  346  .347  355   .  374 '���'  ' 378    ���  380    .  385  387  388  389  3.2  3.5 ���'���'  401  402  ���403  410  411  420  426  427  447  494  ��� 502  503  ��� su  505  506  507  508  509  510  522  ���523  524  .525  526  527  ��� 530  531  ���533  '534  535  537"  540  541  -542-  5.3 ���  544-  545 -  ��46  .-47  548  555.  556  557  558  559   .  561  563  566  567  563 .  569  5T0  572  574  579  580  ��86  587  588  389  5'Xi  591  592  .'3  5M  S>S  596.  Slf  598  599  too  601  602  603  604  005  06  607  608  609  610  611'  612  i  623  024  625  626  027  028  02".  630  63.  032  033  637  638  639  640  641  642  643  644  645  646  647  No. of  Shares.  1,000  1,000  4,500  167    .  1.000    ���;'  5,000-  1,500  2,500  1,000  2,000  2,000  5,000  3,170  500  500  5,000  10,000  5,000  5,000  5,000  1,500  10,000  1,000  4,000  5,000  5,000  5,000  5,000  5,000  5,000  500  10,000 ������  10,000  5,000  8,000  1,000  -. 4,000 ,  : .f. 500 .. ���  500 -  13,500  2,000  . 3,000  . 1,000  2,000 . -  2,000 ������  1,000.  1,000  1,000  1,000 --.  1,000  500-  500 .  1,000  ��� 500  500  500  500  500  500  500  500  500  1,000 ���  3,000 .  1,000  '5,000 '���-  1-ftOO ���-������������:���  5,000  5,000  1,000  500  1,333  500  1,000  500  1,000  1,000  .  1,000 .  500  500  1,000 '.  1,000  ..1,505  670  2,000 ���  1,000  1,000  1,000  2,000  1,000  1,000  500  - 500  500  500  500       .  ���   500  5,000  5,000  :��� ,8,000  ". 2,000      V.  1.000.-.    ..  2,000;^     '���  Soft-?  * 1,000"  .-=4,000-���  ''.",000  -l,ooo ..  1,000  1,000  1,0.0.  500 .  1,000  .' 1,000  1,000     ���  1,000'    ;  .1,000      1,000  1,000  ��90  5oo  -*5oo-  5oo  5oo  l,ooo  5eo     '  Soo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  '. 5oo  5oo  Soo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  5oo  Soo  566  5qq  Sop  5oo  Soo  Soo  5oo  5oo  Soo  5oo  Soo  Soo  5oo  5oo  5oo  _,S��fl  _,ooo  5oo  5oo  43,908  5oo  l,ooo  S.oop  Soo  Jk>o  Soo  Soo  Soo  5oo  Amount of Call,  Due and Unpaid  $   3 oo  3 oo  13 So  oo  3 oo  15 oo  4 oo  7 5o  3 oo  6 oo  6 oo  15 oo  9 51  1 oo  1 5o  15 oo  3o o"o  15 oo  15 oo  ���16 oo  4 5o -  3o oo  3 oo  12 oo  15 oo  15 oo  15 oo  .   15 oo  15 oo  15 oo  1.5o  3o oo  3o op.  15 oo  24 oo  3 oo  12 oo  loot  1 oo  4o 5o.. .  6 oo*  9 op.  3 oo/  6 oo  *   l> oo .���'  3 oo''  3 oo  ,     3 oo   ���  3 oo  3 oo  1 So  1 5o  3 oo. ���  1 oo  ,*loo*  i oo  "   .    1 5o  '*.      1 5o  , ' 1 5o  '   1 5o  1 5o  .1 5o  3 oo  9oo  3 oo  15 oo  ..-,.-;.  3 OO  15 oo  .    15 oo  3 oo  lf>o  4, OO  1 OO -  3 oo  1 5o  3 oo  3 oo  3 oo  1 5o  loo  3 oo   .  3 oo  4 5o  2 oo  6 oo  3 oo  3 oo  3oo  ���".  .'O'oo'  3*oo  3 oo  1 oo  loo  1 5o  1 5o  \  1 So  1 5o  15 oo  15 oo  : -24 oo//  .'-'-������..'6 oo.-'-  ���',-'.'. 3 ooi>  <-.''   6 oo'y  ;.:      ;3-oo-i  ' '-.'��� .. 3 0a" ���  ^-T_-_=3i_66'^  3 oa  3 oo  3 oo  3 oo  3 oo  1 5o  3 oo  3 on  3-qo  '   '-3 oo  :   3 oo  3 oo  3 oo  .1 5o  ' ���' 1' 5o  1 5o  1 5o  ��� 1 5o  3 oo      1 5o  1 5o  1 So  1 5o  1 Ho  1 Go  1 5o  1 5o  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 So  1 5o  1 So  1 So ���  '      i sa  '     '     1 So  1 tlQ  t 5q  tw  So  1 So  1 So  1 5o  1 5o  1 oo  1 oo  I50  I50  1 50  150  1 5o  J SQ  ISO  6 00  150  150  131 75  1 50  3 00.  I500.  * s��  1 ��0  1 5��  1 50  150  150  648  652  653  554  655  656  -657-.  658.  659  b(f>.  661'  662  663  664  665  666  667  668  669  670  671  672  674  675  676  677  6S4  685  686  721  l,25o'  Soo  5oo  5oo  5oo  Soo.  ;-,'. 5oo_-  ���    5oo'  5oo;  ���   5oo*  5oo  5oo  5oo  ���   Soo  Soo  .   5oo  5oo  Soo  Soo  5oo  67o  l,5oo  5oo_  1,000  l,5oo  5,ooo  2,ooo  Soo  5oo  1,000  3 75  1 50  1 50  I-50  1 So  150  1 So  l:5o-  I-50-  1 50  50  50  50  50  5<>  5o  5n  50  50  50  2 00  4 50  1 50  3 00  4 5o  .15 00  6 00  1 So  1 5o  3 00  A. M. Whitrside,  Secretary, Pro Tern.  Dated: at Greenwood,  B.C., this 17th  day "of July, A. D., 1900.  MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  Certificate . of  Improvements.  / NOTICE.  BURNS, BURNS FRACTIONAL, COPPER  TRUST FRACTIONAL, SCRANTON  OTIS FRACTION and- PIC__ADII,I.Y  FRACTION. Mineral. Claim .situate iu the  Kettle River Mining- Division of Yale  District. Wiiere located: In Deadwood  Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, E. A. Bieieuberg  ��� Free Miner's Certificate No.  B8266, intend sixty days from date hereof to  apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate*  of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining  a Crown Graut of the above'claims.  And further take notice that'action under  'Section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 23rd day of June, A. D., 1900. .  E. A. BIELENBERG  Mineral Act, 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  '  7 NQTIOB.  "HERCULES" Mineral claim, situate in the  . Kettle River Minin'g-pivision of Yale District. Where located ;' Iu Copper camp.  ���TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  ...I .'.agent for Edward I. .Tate, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 84408, intend," sixty da3-s from  the dateherepf,.to apply to the Mining Recorder  for a Certificate of Improvements for the pnr-  pose of obtaining a Crown Grant to the above  claim,   l  ���-And'furtlier take notice that action,  under  section 37, must be commenced  before the is-  uance of such certificate of improvements'.  Dated this 31st day of May, 1900.  -. 42 -.���..-������   I.   H.   HALLETT.  MINERAL ACT,].1896.  Certificate of Improvements.  ..yy*: ; '--notice.*"'   .        ;7-  . PHOENIX" and -..'PLATT." Mineral claim  situate in the'Kettle Riv'Sr Mining Div sion  of Yale District   Where located :   In Dead-  wood camp.    *-   ' *-���''_  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac Hi Hallett,  as agent for Phil Aspinwall, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 34801a,intend sixty days from the  date.here'of.'to apply to the Mining.Recorder  for a Certificate of   Improvements,   for   the  purpose of obtalnlng.a Crown Grant of fhe  above claim.   ���           ;.���.>;���':.���  And further take ���notice' that action, under  section, .37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 31st day of May,' 1900.  41-50 -I. H. HALLETT.  Mineral Act 1896.  certificate of improvements.  notice;    *  ANACONDA,^  COLUMBIA,^.-AND   KOOTENAY   Mineral  Claims,  situate   iii   the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District. . Where locrted :   About two aud one  -  half miles northerly from Greenwood.      ���  TAKE   notice that I, J. A. Kirk acting as  asent    for   "Win.   T.       Olliver,    Free  Miner's   -       Certificate No. 35674A  intend sixty days from tho" "date "'hereof,  to apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of  obtaining a Crown grant of tho above claim.  And   further.-"take'uptice that.action under  Section 37, must be_ cpmtneneed before the issuance of such .Certificate of Improvements'.  Dated thiB 1st 3ay of May, 1903.. ,'    -  '��� .ri>?       ,' *     J. A. KIRK. -  MINERAI-. ACT, 1896.'  Certificate of Improvements.  '������   ���,--. -v-   *���    ;:-r^0^9^: ��������� :'"\: 7-7'^'  ELECT.FJIC mineral claim situate jn the'Kettle  t y'rleyr;.;raiu.nf~"d��vfsioii 7��f ; Yale' -rdistrict^  .    Where located':   Iji'Long Lali'e camf."   '"'���'-'  TAKE- NOTICE that we, The Vancouver  and Boundary Creek Development  and Mining Company, L. L. Free  miner's certificate No. 20759 ,.sixty days from  theVdEte.hereoff">to applyjto.the Mining Recorder for a Certificateof Improvements for tlie  purpooe'of' obtaining a"'Ctbwii:'Grant for the  above mineral claim.   ;   '' ���   '<;*������ ,'  "  ���J And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced "before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvement.  :Dated this 2nd day;of June; 1900.';..  ' Vancouver and'Bcundary Creek  Development and Mining Co., L. L.  Mineral Act. 1896.  Certificate  of Improvements.  NOTICR.-.    - .���'  MARGRIE mineral situate in the Kettle river  Mluing Division of Yale District. Where  Located lu Skylark camp.  nr?AKE NOTICE that I, C. JE. Shaw actii.ff  \X- '������ -as agent .for Marry ntp-Vr'thiir,:'_. ree  Miner's Certilicatq'7734u, aiid George R. Naden,  ^fnffinni.!g?pffl^  Head Office and Works at  Belleville, Ont.  -Branch Office and Works at  Trail, B.C.  NG  MACHINERY  .$_.-|_ ^ Jfc *|_ Jfc jfr *|�� ��0�� b|_ ^_ t|_ ^ *|_ ^ ^e *|. ��|> ^ ^ tfy .$_ ^,*|_ ^_ ��|_ *|_ ^,,|. ^_ ^ *|_  THE  QJUe; (UtACHINE Co., Limited,  Manufacturers oi  Air  Compi-essofs,  Roc  Drills, Hoisting and Stationary Engines, Boilers,  Ore Trucks, Ore Cars,-Ore Buckets, etc.  Agents for Knowles Steam Pump Works.  Our  Shops  at Trail are most complete, consequently wc" are  in  a position  to handle  all  kinds of Repairs:    If you are troubled.with your Drills frees-nig-, or wish to  save money buying repairs, then  USF,   OURS. j. P. BYERS, Mgrr..Trail.B.C  ^liiiUiittUiUUUUiU^  Always on  Hand at  Rossland Depot.  BUCKETS,    CARS,    ROPE.    SINKING AND STATIC  ...     PUMPS,   CHAIN  BLOCKS,   RAND  DRILLS   AND  compressors. ^ F. R. MENDENHALL, M&ifc  1    The James Cooper Mfg, Co.,    1  *#���  -MONTREAL, QUEBEC,-  MANUFACTURERS OF  -#*  I Ingersoll-Sergeant  ������  tllaebttiery..  ROCK DRILLS, STRAIGHT LINE  DUPLEX and CORLISS AIR COMPRESSORS ....  31  ^ BOILERS, HOISTS, PUMPS, Etc. C���P���S$^\X������TS 3  g_- ��__-____________��� STOCK CARRIED IN RQSSI.AND. ^  ��~   R. JI. C. mcnally, Rossland, B. ���.* fi* R. Kirkpatrielt, 0r��enwood, B. ���*    _^  ..Business  ��� ���  riiimriA_7n  ���UIIIIIVH'  ���FOR-  n  ci     Sinn       IB nam      ilrt\nru\mt\rn  I Ml 'Ml7J\m IB  i\rn      nm  in the -���-'r ;:���' :; .,.:���;--; ,:  .,(golwiiiir';.^i^  Which has been Thrown Open for Settlement by the President,  Wr-tP! far Partiriliars to  ^Msmss^^-ly  ln\mmmmmmmmmimmm\mmmmmmm\mmmimmmmiK  rgeat-; for the .'mifdi-,s^'.(if oltiainluyr a crown  grant fey a^qyi- plalin, .'������ ," r   ',-���'.-, ���  ^nji further- take notice tHat action under  Fpction 97 must be commenced before tbe issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 17tU day April, A. X>. I960.  41-so      7 '���"-;     ���        C. JE;. SHAW.  MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  Certificate  of Improvement.  ' '       '        NOTICE.  LAURA fli'nenU claim, situated in the Kettle  'River  mining'  division  of    Yale   district.  Where located _   In Long take camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. C. iE. Shaw acting  as agent for Marry ^McArttiur, Free  Miner's Certificate 7734b, G. Tt.'Nsid^n, Free  Miner's-certifidate No. -143S7aV and the P. A.  Jdargery estate, Free Miner's certificate No.'  29629b ffltend, sixt_f days from the dateherea.  to. .apply to i.tte raining recorder for'a certifi--  cate'of (mprovements for the purpose of obtaining- a crown grant of the-above claim.  And further take  notice that, action, under  section. 37, -must be commencett"before tbe issuance of such certifictte of improvements.  Dated this 12th day of April, 1900.  41-50 C, &. SHAW. .  Mine Pumps  1MPR0YED SINKING PUMPS.  PISTON PATTERN.     *  This Pump is of comparatively light weight  easv to handle and g ves unqualified satisfact-  ioni It has no projecting valve gear or parts  liable to breakages in handling. It is fitted-  with convenient suspending hooks and is eastlv  repacked. Mine Superintendents ami uiher.5  are invited to ��� send for our catalogue and  figures before purchasing.  We manufacture a full   line of Pumps for  m .ne work. -  lies lan'fg. Co. Ll-  Toronto, Ont.  CUNLIFFE ���� ABLETT  Agents at Rossland.  MAOKAY <�� WALK EN  Agents at Vancouver.  rinfitig  If you arc in need  of any kind, try us  with an order.�� *  ...Che  Clmes*  fj /  y  ME GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES  August 15, 1900.  MEWS OF THE MINES.  Continued From 1st Page.  the   100-foot   level   this  week and the  work so far is all in ore.  Agentleman recently from Montreal  brings with him a ��� report that may  have given rise to the rumor that the  Standard Oil people are interesting  themselves in Deadwood camp. He  states that a report was current in  Montreal that the Standard Oil people  had purchased 200,000 shares of tlie  Montreal 'Boundary Creek comy*any's  stock on condition that no further  stock was to be placed on the market  for one year when the price was to be  raised to SI. The report was-not  authenticated but was discussed -by  mining men in Montreal.  After waiting ten days for sufficient  water to fill the big flume, the sampling mill at the Granby smelter began  crushing last Monday morning. The  mill has a capacity of over 1,000 tons a  day. The machinery worked smoothly  and it is expected that the furnaces  will be blown in early next week. The  motive power is electricity which is  generated by a duplicate set of 16-inch  turbine wheels operating under an  effective head of water of five feet. A  dam was built across the North Fork  of Kettle river. A flume one mile long  carries the .water to the power house  where 1,200 horse power is developed  at low water. The saving as compared  with steam is estimated at from $25,-  000 to $75,000 per annum.-A portion  of this power will ultimately be transmitted to the various plants of the  Miner-Graves syndicate. The smelter  will treat the ores of the Knob Hill,  Old Ironsides,Victoria, Majestic, City  of Paris and R. Bell mines. Its capacity within a year will be enlarged  to. 1,000 tons per day. The company  has also secured a second smelter site  at Carson, B. C, a point on the international boundary.  This week the Buckhorn shipped a  car of high-grade copper ore to the  Trail smelter. "'The ore is probably  the highest grade copper ore that ever  left the Boundary countryyand it is  safe to; say that the smelter returns  .will be $30 to the ton. W.: W. Bailey,  one of the principal shareholders of the  company who spent a couple of weeks  here, left on Tuesday for his home in  Sherbrooke, Que. It was his intention  to remain a day at the Granby smelter,  Grand Forks. W. C. Noblej'the resident manager, accompanied Mr. Bailey  as far as Grand Forks.  and will proceed to Toronto as soon  as he disposes of some business he has  got here with the government. Maun,,  his partner,wasialong with MacKenzie..  MacKenzie said he had succeeded in  floating very, successfully the bonds of  the Canadian Northern. The work on  theroad was progressing. In a couple  of months there would be 100 miles  built :from Port Arthur towards . the  Atikoakan iron mines. The line would  reich the mines this fall, but will be a  distance of 145 miles westward from  Port '-Arthur. In about two months  there will also be 1000 miles built southeast from "Winnipeg* to the south of the  Rainy river. This will lejive about  142 miles to be completed next year.  It should be mentioned that the.Can-  adian Northern embi aces from Port  Arthur to the Saskatchewan river by  Winnipeg.  Brick l BncK!!  YARD AT DEADWOOD. B. C.  We have on hand   No. 1   Brick,   well  -burnt and solicit your patronage.  J. McGuire & Co,  Deadwood, B. C.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that at the first  meeting of the Licence Commissioners for the  City of Greenwood held after thirty days from  the" date hereof I shall apply; for a transfer  from me to I. P. Armstrong of the hotel license,  held'by mefor the Hotel Armstrong, Govern-;  ment street, in the City of Greenwood. ���  J. W; POWELL.  Dated 15th day. August, 1900. .���'.-,;  MINERAL   ACT.  Hugh Cropley returned oh Monday  from the West- Fork country with  samples from the Wellington, a claim  owned by: himself, Jno. Cropley,  Ralph Smailes and J. N. Paton. The  samples were assayed by R. Boehm,  M. E., and the values of $7,0.60 and  $49;40 respectively secured. The  values are in silver and lead. Mr.  Cropley has done considerable work  on the property. The ledge of this  high grade ore is 2% feet wide. The  '^ell^ngtq.iy}ies west of the Sally,  9w$ed by Robert Wood. J(Ir. Cropley  has a flife rancfy in that vicinity which  he .s improyitigf,   .  fl\e I^aidlctw 9roeUer wiU be built  "riwr^GreWwttiMy^M^  not definitely, chosen a site bu. he has  finally decided that it will be some  where between Greenwood and Boundary .alls.- As soon as the exact location is determined plans will be sent to  the Denver Engineering Works and as  soon as the specifications can be  secured therefrom; the construction of  the necessary buildings will be rushed.  The plant will be ready in a ?short  time, so that the people oi Greenwood  gan e^nect a second sn^elten t~y the  ^rst qf ttye year. Ivjr. I^aidlav-- is opening a$ office iji the cifcy.  *po=day J. R: Rodgers was in the pity  and mado the first payment in con  nection with the bond on the Hard  Cash in Wellington camp. Development work on the property is being  prosecuted and the showing is very  promising. The Hard Cash was  bonded by the owners Mrs. Shonquist,  Geo. R. Naden and C. J.. McArthur to  Mr. Rogers for $20,000.  Eight men are at work on the Morrison sinking a winze from the lower  level. Ou the Greyhound five men are  employed. A crosscut is,being run'at  the iOO-fbot level. It was was in 17  feet on" Wednesday ||n<l ^U in ore.  Piy,e men are also employed on the  Great Hopes. The tunnel is in 160  "feet. "'��� "'       '-.  THE BONDS FLOATED.  Certificate of Improvements.     -  '.'"���-..' NOTICK. .'���   -* y 7 "'.  HAM   FAB   Mineral  Claim,    situate  in   the;  GVand   Forks^lluing   Division   of;   Yale'.  District. Where located : Summit*:'canip,:  :.-   about 1500 feet' East and 'South of the K.  Bell claim.  TAKE NOTICE that .we Mary Garland,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B8260, W. S.  McCrea, Free Miner's Certificate No. -'30912,  Geo.A.Guess, Free Miner's Certificate No.u29740  intent), si xty days from the date liereof, to apply  to the mining recorder for a certificateof improvements ,'for' the ���'purpose''of *Sbtattfiug a;  crown grant to the above claim.    .     "'._.--*;  And further'take 'notice tliat actiouT under:  section 37, must be commenced before* the issue  ance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 15th day of August, A. D. WOO. ���;���  NOTICE.  The Supply Point for  SUMMIT,   LONG LAKE, PASS  CREEK, and NORTH FORK Mining CAMPS.  Tlie Junction, of all the spur lines of Boundary with the  Columbia and Western R.  R.        The  famous B. G. mine  lies immediately South of Townsite.   ~  . -AN ABUNDANT SUPPLY OF GOOD WATER-  Lbts may be secured at reasonable prices and deed can be  issued at once at once".    For terms etc., apply to :  H. T. WILGRESS, G. ARTHUR RENDELL,  C. P. R. Land Dep't, Nelson, B: C. TBholt, B. C.  cM^^^^^^^^^M^^^M^^'^ sM-ci^^^^K'^-S^v  /*VW>^v��8/WW?i'^^ aw sJfS iiffiMZw&MiCfett%t^'aiSfcW>A }_&,  &s|      ���..,--...-- - gwR  pK   LOUIS BLUE, PRES.. PETER GENELLE. VICE-PRES-       General Office, ��<&  3$K Greenwood, B.C.   jffig-  _NS J. POUPORE, SECRETARY. . gg��  IIfclllliW7    "  LIMITED.  Telephones :  Columbia No.  Boundary Creek No.  "Verneu & Nelson  No. 26.  Our    Yards    and  Mills  located as follows :  Greenwood, Phoenix, Dead-  wood City, Eholt No. i, Ehol No.  2, Long take, Rock Creek, Skylark Camp, Nakusp, Robson,  Ymir and Rossland.  ���m  m  Hi  m  m  We Are Manufacturers  of all Kinds of : : : : :  McDonnell $��o.  To John Empey of the City of Rossland, in'  British Columbia, and Robert E. h. Browir  of the City of Victoria in British Columbia: .  Sins:��� We hereby, give you notice that on  behalf of our clients, Messrs. George A.; Rendell and George R. Naden, both of the City of.  Greenwood in British Columbia, the vendors of'  tlie lands and premises, lately contracted to be  purchased by you, the said John Empey, by "an  agreement dated the 5th day of 4uiie,'A'. J"*;,'  18.9, and. which lands and premises' are described in sal-l-agreemctitas J*e'"g a f'eftaVi"  portion of the Barbara' mineral' claim,' being-  lot eight' hundred i(i|d' seventeen (817)' situate in  the City of fclrperiwoqd' in British' CoJuijiV>ia,  aud more particularly descrtb.d as sit.uatp pp  the southeast sidg'bf" Eiuujlee sl.eet j(t:sat4 <*ity  _acing'Cfli't_pr street, and* the northwest corner  of the lands'agreed tq fcp sold to be not moro  thauj tlurty.five' (3gj feet frqm the northeast  cornerof lot one (1) in Block'"E" lit the subdivision of part of tlic Dundee mineral claim,  belug=lot=8.x--bundred-iand-one (601) and-whleh  said described lands we're on the survey of the  Barbara mineral claim platted aud are known  as lots seven and eight.(7 and 8) in Block "A"  in the subdivision of said Barbara mineral  claim.  That the day hereby fixed for completion of  the purchase is now long past.and- that the  vendors'are ready and willing to riiake aud  execute, and to piocure the concurrence of the  necessary panl.s, if any,'to a conveyance to  you, the said Hubert E. X. Brown, to whom the  said John Empty on the 28th day of November",  1899, assigned his interests in said lands, ot tlite  fee simple in possession of tlie'premises comprised in the said agreeiHe'iit." in '"accortiarie'e  with the- conditions 'anti stipulations <_f the'  same; 'aiid -'tha^ the'ven'd.o'rs reouirfc you vVitnin  twerttyaonfe (21) dfyys iro,'"1 tl��i�� oatfe to. complete  the' iurcjli'asb* -fud itay 'the rehiainper o; the  piirciiij. 6 lt't^iieys ^vjtfi int'eiest*up {6, the {(ay of  sucli' completion a^ "prodded b,v srji(t Jxecea-,  mciiit;''at]d' we further ^tvp j;qq notice thaf tho  vent|ot*4' will lto,I<{' you liabcl for all loss or  damage wltlpll triqy bo'inpurrefl by them by  reason o.f any delay pf- default ou yoyr part lu  completing tho said purchase qr otherwise in  rclqtinu to the said anref-meut.  - Aud we further giye yo�� notice that after the  expiration of the twenty-one days, tho vendors  wiil tutor Into possession of the said lands and  all buildings thereon and will declare thc said  agreement of 5t!i of June, 1899, cancelled and  void without further notice.  Greenwood, B. C. the . th day of August. 1900.  Hallbtt "& Shaw,  Vendors' Solicitors.  m m  JVLiiies...  anl Real Estate  Greenwood and Myers Creek,  THISTLE : :  !s the Best Scotch Whisky  ' ���AND���  SEAGRAM'S  ���:���������'���������'- '���'.'"-. -The Be^t Canadian,  ;       SOI<B AGENTS:  R. P, RiVbe-T 4 Co, Ltd,  VICTORIA   a.c  0 ���  .   _: aY��-     d6-     &t-  .- ���   . ��� -=1?     'J?     -*$?  Will be thp teVminvtsi of the Columbia  ���.     (     <5j- "We��iern JR^ilway  .. JN THIRTY DAYS...  ^r Now is the time to Invest. "^  We have Snaps in Business and Resi-  dental I^ots.     Cash or Terms.  Call, Write or Wire   W. B. Rickards & Co.  MIDWAY, B.C-  A : : :  7EINE,L,INE.--OE._  QrpAW^, Aug-. 9,-rrWni' McKensjie,  Who was in EJn^land in connectioi.  With the Canadian Northern, returned  this morningr- He arrived in New  York Saturday last by the Campania  CHATHAM WAGQN .$70.00  3 S^EIQHS (double tires) 20.00 each  HARNESS, per sett  16.00  APERAJOES (complete) .15.00  PACKSADD.I<EST.................    3.SQ  The a^ove although second-hand are  in firstrclass condition.    Apply  MAIL CONTRACT.  SEALED TENDERS, addressed to the Postmaster General, will -be received at Ottawa until noon, on Friday. 31st August next,  for the conveyance of Her Majesty's Malls, on  a proposed contract for four years, six times  p_r week each way, between Deadwood and  Greenwood, from thc Ist October next.  Printed  notices  containing   further    infor-  wood and Greenwood*, and at this office,  Post OFPrCETNSpfecroH's 0-?fjcb, 1  Ya'nc-ouve.. B. <?.i"2ftth July, \lm     f  ' '!     " -   i *    "    ". ' '.W.H. D.OHMAN,  Post Office Inspector,  Pipes, Cigars,  Tobaccos and Pouches.  JUST RECEIVED.  Coryell's   Map   of   Wellington   Camp  $1.00.  J J.  DRUGGIST,  MIDWAY,  B. C.  Established 1862.  Iiiul .an* _��-<��i ifiiiumwmiiii'i*!  iV'J'Ti'J.'EW  GRAHAM,  ALBERT CANYON. B. C.  NOT ICE.  SAI<E OP  CROWN  I.AS.P  IJY  TENDER-  ��EAJ<EP TENDERS wlll  be   recoived   by  'theundersigned ujp  to-noon  of Wednes-  , 1st August,  IWO, for the purchase of Lot  1,579, Group 1, Osovoos Division of Yale District, containing 2 22-100 acres, more or less.  W. S. GORE,  Deputy Commissioner of t<ands and Works,  Lands and Works Department.  Victoria, B. C, 3rd July, 1900.  '  Furniture  Carpets  Linoleums  Cork Carpet  Curtains  Wallpape  Complete House Furnishings.  ?=tXr*  A  large  stock   of  Fine  and   Medium  Priced Goods��� in above lines.  Send for Samples and Prices���free.  HOUR. BROS., 1KHI, B.6.  **��#��#�����-�������*��*��.**##�����###'��###  -*&>  Castiont  ���������  We Handle all Kinds  of Shelf and Heavy  Hardware, 2�� 7%, 3��  Get Your Supply of Builders'^^ Hardware,  Doors, Sash, Paper, Window Glass,  Plasters' Hair From Us.  ^ESTIMATES GIVEN FOR TIN ROOFING.^^  *).#��.* ##*#*!'#���!(####*���!'#��������*��������-����#*#���>��*#*# ###��!.���������� flt<-**��K.#<u!n!.<n5.*|:.-!-<.  MIDWAY, B. C.  First-Class Accommodation: Best Brands Liquors and Cigars  . r*  THOS. McAIJLAY, Proprietor.  Mineral Act, 1896.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  IDAHO Mineral Claim, situate in the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale district.  Where located : " In Loug Dake camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I,.C..^E. Shaw acting  as agent for J. I<ucy, Eree Miner's certificate    8033h    and   the   P. A     Largey    estate  Eree Miner's certificate  29029ii,   intend   sixty  days from the  dale   hereof,   to   apply to the  Mining Recorder for a Certificateof  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    the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 12th day of April, A. D. 1900.  41-50 C. _E. SIIAW.  DAWSON   &   CRADDOCK,  Cigars and Tobaccos.  Smokers' Sundries,   -  Comfortable Club Rooms.  Copper Street, Two ' Doors Bhxow  Rendei.i, Corner.  MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  Certificate of Improvement-  NOTICE.  HONAI/ULU mineral claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District. Wiiere located : In Copper camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, C. JE. Shaw as  ag-ent for James R. McMackson, Free  Miner's Certificate No. U13 56 and "William H.  MCMacksou, Free Miners Certificate No. B135.3  intend jsixty days from date liereof, to^apply.. to  the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Im  provements 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 the 20th day of November, 18.').  192 C. JE. SHAW.  MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  CERTIFICATE    OF    IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  "SUNFLOWER" Mineral Claim situate in  the Kettle River Mining- Division of Yale  District. Where located : In Deadwood  camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for The British Columbia Copper  Company,       Limited, (Foreign),        Free  Miner's Certificate No, U2.582, intend,  sixty days after date lieroof to apply to thc  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   the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 10th day of July, A. D��� 1900.  I.   11.   HALLETT'  Gbe Queen..  gigar Co  ���������������  Clarendon Hotel Block,  Greenwood, B. C.  For Pipes, Tobaccos and Cigars  Wholesale and Retail.  I. ROBT. JACOBS, Manager  Mineral Act. 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  ROBERT EMMET Mineral claim, situate .11  the Kettle River Mining Divisiou of Yale  District.  TAKE NOTICE that I, C. JE. Shaw, acting as agent for C. J. McArthur, Free  Miner's Certificate 022711, G. R. Naden, Free  Miner's Certificate 14357a and the 1��. A.Largey  estate, Free. Miner's Certificate No,  29029H.       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 the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 12th day of April, 1900.  33-��7 C. JE. SHAW.  ��� II.JM l������-_l�� -tt ������ 1 ���T  Subscribe  Now. : : - li.'  nr\  ey (o to  ON REAL ESTATE  ?. IH. meCeod  BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR  Room 4. Wallace-Miller Block.  & 4* *4* 4* ��$��� 4�� & -4** 4* 4> 4* 4- V.  Mitchell  The Tailor...  Has   the  latest   Designs of  Spring-      and      Summer  Suit-tigs.  * See   Them ���  *!_ *$. .$* .|_*f* *f. *fy ���!�� xxf. *$* ,$_ .$_ ,|. -3*:  August 15, 1900*  t6e greenwood weekly times  -daft.  ^uuuiUiUiUiuauiuuuuauiuuuuuuiiuuuiuuuiUiUiii^  Elgin,  Watch  AT"  miller  ..Druggists and Jewellers..  GREENWOOD,   B.   C  ^m?!!m?min!!m???nMmHm!m^mmm???????????H??m??^K  THE CITY GOUNCIL.  Business Done at Its Rejrulhr Meeting  Monday Night.  At the regular meeting of the city  council on Monday evening, Mayor  Hardy presided and Aid. Bannerman,  Sullivan and Cropley were present.  The city clerk was authorized to secure  the signature of a contract with C. H.  Norris for the Deadwood street culvert,  the price being $985.  The mayor and finance committee  were authorized to make an agreement  and sign a note with the bank'to raise  $10,000 and to place the debentures issued under by-law 46 as security, the  $10,000 to be repaid to the bank out of  the proceeds of the sale of the debentures.  Aid. Cropley and Bannerman and  .Fire Chief Hallett were appointed a  .committee to sell the fire team and  jpujchase another.  The telephone company was notified  -to have the pole at the corner of Dead-  wood and Silver streets removed.  Aid. Sullivan reported that the  bridge on Garland street was in heed  ���of repairs and the matter was referred  to the street committee.  The following accounts were Ordered  paid:  Fashion stables, $24.10; Greenwood  Times, $75; A. H. Sperry & Co., $7.60;  Greenwood Electric Co., $105.05; Hun-  ter-Kendrick Co., $3.05; Mrs. Larkin,  *i-$l7;20rCaufield&-Iiartiontr$0.55^;Pritz  Haussner, $6; Cameron & Palmer,  $5.50; T. B. Winnett, $8; W. M^taw &  Co., $2; Palace stables, $17; L.. H.  Wright, $6.  m  TO  ft  City 6_ean_ng$  ���fi.  TO  J. H. Glass, London, is at the Imperial.  David Beath and wife arrived in the  city Monday evening.  Jas. Lawrence, the Nelson hardware  man, registered at the Imperial.' ;  F. D. Howe, the mining man, was at  the Armstrong this week.  Tl. E. Cameron, of Molson, was a  visitor to the city this week.  C. S. Wallis,a Rossland mining man,  registered at the Armstrong.  P.  Lover and I. Inkster came, down  from Boomerang camp this week.  Dr. Forin, of Nelson, has opened an  office in the Wallace-Miller blocW.  Dr. Mathison, dentist, over Bank of  Commerce.   Columbia 'phone 1-6.     tf  L. S. Moulton Barrett was down  from the Golden Eagle mine on Sunday.  J. Ehrlich, front Germany, is visiting his brother, Julius Ehrlich, of P.  Burns & Co. . ' -.  H. P. Kirkpatrick, of the Jaa. Cooper  Manufacturing company, has returned  from Rossland.  W.T. Smith aud   Ralph Gunning-  the West Fork country.  Rev. G. A. Sutherland, of Phoenix,  is expected to conduct the services iu  Miller's hall on Sunday.  C. D. Rand, the Spokane mining  man. arrived by last night's train and  left this morning for Camp McKinney.  , E. H. Mortimer, with the Bealy Investment company, left on Saturday  on a three months' trip to the old  country.  Geo. A. Fraser, a well known druggist, and E. Spraggett, the mill man  of Grand Forks, were in the city last  weak.  C. A. Carman, Vancouver; Fred Bay-  lis, Vancouver; and T. C. Gray, Nelson, were among the commercial men  at the Imperial this week.  Geo. C. Hodge, superintendent of the  V.' & N. Telephone company, is here  arranging to build a line from Greenwood to Grand Forks via White's camp.  W. L. Orde, the secretary of the  Brandon and Golden Crown company,  was in the city for several days this  week. He visited the Golden Crown  mine.  Con. Werner, of the popular firm of  Werner & Pittock, proprietors of the  Gem restaurant, left today on a well-  earned vacation to his old home in  Hanover, Kansas.  H. E. McDonell, of the C. P. R.  staff, left today for Molson, looking  after the prospective business in con-  ���aection._Avith^the^openingiof_-the_CoU  ville reservation.  A fruit social will be held in Miller's  hall next Thursday evening in connection with the Presbyterian "church.  Games and music will be provided.  All interested are invited.  Clive Pringle, of the well known  legal firm of Pringle & Whiteside, returned on Monday from a three  months' visit to Europe. F. J. Finucane, manager of the Bank of Montreal, who went with him, .will arrive  home this week.  Mitts Rose Goodman who for some  time past has been in destitute circumstances, through prolonged sickness,  is now enabled to return to her home  in Winnipeg, through the kindness of  Mr. A. D. McKenzie, of the Reco  laundry, who has collected $62 from the  citizens of Greenwood and handed the  same to Miss Goodman.  At a meeting of the Trades and Labor Council, held Monday evening, it  was decided to publish a notice in the  local papers that after the 20th of  August, organized labor in Greenwood  ask the business men and public generally to withdraw- their patronage  from all Chinese and Japanese labor,  and also ask them not to employ them  In any form.  H. P.Vroom, Collector McCutcheon's  popular assistant, left on Monday for  Waneta.to take charge of the custom's  office there. J. H. Nollin, the present  collector at that point, takes Mr.  Vroom's position in Greenwood, as he  is a family-man and wants to send his  children to school. It is the first time  that Mr. Vroom felt the disadvantage  of not having a family.  Rev. Duncan Cambell has arranged  sion to Grand Forks next Tuesday,  August 2lst. The trip will be a most  enjoyable one and will no doubt be  appreciated by adults as well as the  youngsters, Those intending to go  should purchase their ticket by tomorrow night so that suitable arrange'  ments can be made for the necessary  coaches. The round trip ticket for  adults is $1 and for children 40 cents.  Wet weather prevented the holding  out of doors last Thursday afternoon  of St. Jude's Church of England Sunday school picnic, as planned, but  sooner than disappoint the young  folks it was decided to have an indoor  picnic. Accordingly the juveniles  with their teachers, mothers and a few  friends, met in the large store in which  the services of the church are temporarily held, and there passed a few  hours very pleasantly in games and  races. Tea followed, then Rev. W. A.  Robins distributed some prizes. After  a brief but earnest address to both  children and parents the gathering  dispersed.  J. V. Burke, paying teller in the  London and San Francisco Bank,  Portland, Oregon, who has beenthe  guest of Mr. F. Keffer, general manager of the British Columbia Copper  company, limited, went out on last  Monday's train on his return to Portland. Whilst here he made himself  thoroughly familiar with the Mother  Lode mine, which is developing very  satisfactorily. Mr. Burke is a step-son  of J. F. Tichenor, of Nesv York, one of  the larger shareholders in the British  Columbia Copper company and, too,  in the No. 7 Mining company, owning  the No. 7 mine in Central camp.  Last Friday evening Mr. William  Roe, foreman at the Jewel mine, in  Long Lake camp, returned from Rossland, whether he had been to meet  Mrs. Rowe and family on their return  after spending a very pleasant time in  the Slocan with Mr. and Mrs. Barker.  Old friends of Mr. Barker, who some  time since was foreman first at the  Skylark mine and afterwards at the  Jewel, will be pleased to learn that he  is doing good work on the Vancouver  near Sandon, and that the mine he now  has charge of is aregular shipper of  high-grade silver ore.  ing after his mining interests.  W. J. Wilson, of P. Burns & Co. waa  in the city this week.  R.. Cawston, thc well known cattleman is over from Keremeos. _.  E. B. Crane and Jas. McCallep,  Spokarie, and Wilfrid Beattie, Columbia were among the arrivals at the  Armstrong.  Jas. Hunter and C. F. Slawson of  the Hunter-Kendrick company were in  the city this week.  Geo. E. Funder and Mrs. Funder  registered at the Armstrong this week.  P. F. Godenrath and mother have  returned from Rossland.  A. J. McMillan .and J.  W. Astley  visited the Snowhoe this week.  The following is a partial -.at of the  dividend-paying mines of British Columbia: Camp McKinney paid up to  June, 1899, $312,964; the Fern, up to  June, 1898, $10,000; the Hall Mines,  limited; up to May, 1899; $120,000; the  Idaho, up to January, 1899, $292,000;  lhe Last Chance, up to April, 1899,  $45,000; the Le Roi up to November,  1899, $1,305,000; the Queen Bess, up to  July, 1899, $25,000; the Rantbler-Cari-  boo up to December, 1899, $60,000; the  Reco, up to January, 1898, $297,500; the  War Eagle consolidated, up to February, 1900,. $545,250; the Ymir up to November, 1899, $30,000. It is a difficult  matter to obtain full statistics on account of a /number, of the dividend.-  paying mines being held by close cor-  p .rations, which do not make public  their dividends.   . ���. ���'  Thos. McDonnell has returned' from  a business trip to Bolster and the  Review mine. ���.*'*:'.���  Aid. Sharpe and Superintendent Fox  came in today from the Golden Eagle  mine.  Rev. Dr. Duval of Winnipeg visited  the city last week.  R. R. Gilpin collector of customs,  Grand Forks, registered at the Armstrong last week.  Jno. Mack, the well known .mining  man was in the district this week look-  rinting  If you are in need  of any kind, trvws  wit!) an order, % *  .���Cbe  ���im&$*  ^rr  ^p:  w.  v..-B.Ho.��_ f TeieDhones fr-  Fully   equipped   with   modern   machinery   for   all  classes of work.    Hotel and famiij- work given  special attention.   Give us a trial, if our work  suits you tell your friends, if not tell us aud  we will make it suit.  mbia No, 129.  W. J. SNODGRASS, Prop  F. T. ABBOTT, Manager.  >Mmmm2��&f&Mm^��28?im.  w  ts  53    J"  C__��3    <j  6. H. MUMM'S EXTRA DRY  Is the greatest leader of of all  Champagnes. The importations for  this wine in 1899 were 3.09,303 cases,  being 72,475 more than any other  brand---���-a record never before approached.  The importations from January 1st to July 1st  this year are 66,149 cases out of a total of 135,184,  thus showing that the "G. H. MUMM'S EXTRA  DRY" imports are about half of the total  Champagnes.  O   l-rl  B   M  2".   5*3  Its Quality Can Always be Relied Upon,  To be obtained at all first-class refreshment places throughout  British Columbia.  (jJjgP'v.'vift-sg'J  00^c--^^.y'y.^.  ���_i!i.-___ -".CVv __i.��'.-_M.W. v'j%*T . - "     .  !  .   ttt  i HE ������  Hi iii  ThePrideof  -����  I  /. P.   ARMSTRONG,-  PROPRIETOR  Is The Best Hotel in The City.  (-|-j^_ : __ : . __���_ ��������� ; ���  Every Modern Convenien-ce.  Graham $ Perry,  Proprietors.  Cor. Copper and Deadwood Streets, v V ' v > Greenwood, B. C  ham returned thia week from a .trip to a Presbyterian Sunday school excur-  ��t>e largest and best selected  stockot Bail Paper? iii |l>ePro��  oince.   Canadian  ei-giist, and  11      American manufacture.  of every Description  With  The  Largest  Stock   And  Competent   Workmen   We Con/  fidehtly ask the People of Green''  wood and Surrounding District for  .onage.   2��    ���>��     2C  3. Ul  dlof  Citnes Block,  Copper Street,  fiave ��ou �����y* ��  Subscribed For The Times?  y\7


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