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 WWSMMm$sm  W$ti&,  *.������'}���-"'*���'.''...;'*''.  x?y��-yy*  9y0$k'  W90"  " y____-^l iiw___e---JaaJ-i^-i^  _}:.' ^v''��^'**3:  Published Weekly in the interests ef the Boundary Creek Mining District  Vol.: VII.  GREENWOOD, B.C, FRIDAY, JULY 20, WOO.  No. 45.  FOR THE  MOST UP --  TO-DATE  LINES IN  SUMMER  SHIRTS,  PANTS  AND NECKWEAR. SEE OUR STOCK.  _'�����  H FROM   NOW   ON H  WE ARE RECEIVING ONE SHIPMENT OF  .^^bd^uperi^r-Gretit  ����.e_i^i��v  ��#*#"-  PER  WEEK," THEY ARE  CONSIDERED  VERY FINE  EATING.      7  P. BURNS* & C��.  svr.;.  ''������il  ,.HAVE ARRIVED.,  ,. itIL Gulley $ ��o  Furniture. Carpets, Linoleums, Toilet Sets, Pictures and  ,. .. Wall Mouldings, ....  -UNDERTAKERS AND EMBALMERS ���  The Shaft on Crown Silver ir. So!Ji Copper Ore���interview-With J. >. Grlives recording Smelter Rates.  Machinery for B. C.-Goprer Company's Smelter  Has Been Shipped--Mining ftews From  the Different Mining Camps.  A   big  plant,  a, competent superintendent   and   the   necessary   "where-  withall" to'carry on the work, can  accomplish wonder',   when it comes to  develop   a mining-   property.   'A   few  weeks ago the Times announced a big  strike   on   the   Sunset   in   Deadwood  camp, and this week it takes pleaaure  iri announcing that another big strike  has   been  made in  the Crown Silver  shrift.   The Crowii  Silver, as well as  the Sunset, is owned by the Montreal  Boundu.iv Cieek Mining company, and  both are under the superintendence of  Mi.   Hany   Johns.    Since   March   15  last,  when the   pUnt   was   installed,  over 600 feet of work has been done on  both properties.    The Sunset shaft has  been sunk 65 feet and the Grown Silver  shaft  a similar distance.    As has already been stated, a body of ore 38 feet  wide was encountered  in  the drift at  tl.*. 200-foot level on the Sunset.   This  week  the. Crown Silver shaft ran into  ore at 88 feet and continued in'ore to  the bottom  of the shaft, 95 feet.   The  whole of the shaft at this depth was in  ore and. the ore is by- far-the best that  has yet been encountered on  the company's properties.   It is solid copper  pyrites with high   copper  values and  some gold. The vein dips in a northerly  direction.     The   shaft   is   practically  crosscutting the vein_^ and' as eooti as  this is done Mr Johns in tends 1 miniug  a drift on theore body: * * -*".'-'  In reference to the strike7011 tne  Sunset theie was considerable doubt  regarding the value of the pre. A  mining man who visited the Sunset  secured a piece of 01 e and had it assayed. The result was an eye-opener/  The' sample assayed $34 to the ton in  g*old.  W. L. Hogg, managing director of  the Montreal-Boundary Cteek Mining  company, is expected from the east  the first of next week, and he will remain for some tune m the district.  A report was in circulation duri'n  the early "part of the week that the  Graves Syndicate and the Canadian  Pacific Railway company had came to  an understanding in reference to  smelter charges. . This report was  based on the statement that'the Granby  smelter at Grand ^ForksTwas quotin*gTa  $7 rate for treatment, while the Trail  smelter   quoted   a  $7   treatment   and  II  Of The Minister of Mines���just  out. Contains much valuable  information   re   mines   of   the  11  Always on hand. Mining Laws,  Land Laws, Placer Act, Act  re Good Health of Miners's, etc.,  Companies Act.     :    :    :.   :    :    :,  OFFICE SIP PLIES.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  transportation rate. Such an arrangement would give the Trail smelter the  advantage, but the knowing ones  maintained that" Mr. Graves got .a  quid pro quo iri the shape of low rates  on coke and also on ore from the Knob  Hill and* Old Ironsides. As such an  arrangement would be detrimental to  the mining interests of Boundary because it would mean that low grade  mines could not be operated u ul ess  the British Columbia Copper coin pan y  gave a reasonable rate, the Times  called up Mr. Graves over the telephone and asked him when the smelter  would be ready to blow in.  ���'In about two weeks," Mr. Graves  replied.  "Have vou made public a treatment  rate for your smelter?"  "No,, we have not. We have made  two contracts with mines, but the rate  has not been made public."  "Are you going to make a rate public?"   "''  "Well, I could not answer that. .You  see we want to get started aiid running  before we announce anything definite.  Any arrangements made, so far with  outside mining  companies  have been  private." 7.7 :      '-..".;" '-'������   *'"-���  "Well, Mr.. Graves, I might'just as  well tell you what t want to know.  Th"ere is a report that you have an  understanding with the C. P. R. and  that you are quoting^ a $77 rate for  treatment, while the Trail smelter is  quoting; a $7 rate for transportation  and treatment.   Is that so?"  "You can say for me that there is  absolutely no truth in such a statement.: To show 3'ou how absurd it is  I will-tell you that one of the contracts  we have for treatment calls for a $5  rate and the other for $4.75. I did uot  hear that report and am glad you called  my attention to.it. We are not in collusion with the C. P. R. in any way,  and when we get properly started we  will take all the ore offered up to our  full capacity, after our ore is treated,  at a rate that will allow only a small  margin of .profit. My associates and  myself are interested in seeing the  Boundary country developed and we  will do everything we can to encourage  deTelopment._L^.i^i^_J_,^^__i_1^s  Mr. Graves also stated that until the  smelter was ready to treat ore, five  cars or 150 tons a day would be shipped  from the Knob Hill and Old Ironsides.  Shipments would also be continued  from the City of Paris. Already over  1,500 tons of the City of Paris ore has  been hauled to the smelter. The Lone  Star and Washington, on La Fluer  mountain, across the international  boundary line, is also shipping by  wagon to the Boundary smelter. About  five tons a day is being hauled.  The article which appeared in the  Times last week in reference to smelter created considerable discussion.  Doubting ones who thought nothing  was being done, went out, saw for  themselves and came back convinced  that a large amount of work had been  done and that everything is ready for  the machinery. Superintendent Liden  stated that the article was accurate in  the details excepting that six weeks  will not be too long a time to allow for  the installation of the machinery after  it reaches here. He also announced  that he had just received a telegram  from E. P. Allis & Co., Milwaukee,  stating that the whole of the big plant  for the smelter had been shipped. It  should reach here in fourteen clays.  ., John Emerson rode in on Saturday  from Cedar Canyon country, near Old  Fort Spokane, and reported a big  strike on the Jolly Boy, a claim in  which J. A. Cameron and Seth Emerson are interested. The Jolly Boy adjoins the famous Deer Mine No. 2. A  crosscut tunnel on the  claim   tapped  the Deer mine vein at a depth of 150  feet. Mr. Emerson reports the vein as  rich as that of the Deer mine which returned $150 net, above freight and  transportation. The ore is a black  sulphide with high silver values. J.  A. Cameron leaves for tlie property the  first of next week, atid if it is as rich  as reported, he will make arrange-  luents to ship ore immediately. He  owns one-third, Seth Emerson one-  third and the remaining third is held  by W. A. Crawford, of Davenport.  News of a great strike comes from  the City of Paris, in Central camp,  where the tunnel ac the 250-foot level,  last Tuesday tan into a bodj' of ore, a  sample of which gave assay returns of  Si. 144.93; and this was not a'picked  specimen either. South of the main  tunnel, iu the east drift which was run  for exploration purposes, a ledge of  galena was found last winter and was  followed for 800 feet. From this lead  a.trial shipment was made to the Trail  smelter a short time since ami gave returns of S18 to the ton. Thus it would  seem that the City of Paris is amine  in more than one way.'  The directors of the Cariboo-Mclvin-  ney Gold Mining Company, paid a  dividend of \y2 par cent for the quarter on July 3. The gross earnings of  the company are about $76,000 for the  three months, leaving a large surplus  in the treasury,  The report af the North Star Mining  Company, Limited, for the year ended  May 31, states that on April 1 there  was blocked out in the mine ready for  shipment ore to the value of $1,900,000.  The total value mentioned above docs  not include several ore bodies known  to exist on the property, but the contents of which have not yet been determined. Thymine started shipping  ore on February 18, and up to May 31  the proceeds of ore sales' were $184,-  132.92". Out of this a dividend of  $39,000 has been paid.  The deal by which the Sailor Consolidated Mining������- company assumed  the plant and.assets of the Minnehaha  was ratified at the annual meeting of  the shareholders of the Sailor, held iri  the Temple building, Toronto, a few  days ago. Mr. A.. Iv; Davis, mayor of'  Peterborough, was in the chair. Re-,  ports of a highly satisfactory nature  were presented, and the old board of  directors was re-elected.  THE MING.  Provincial Legislature Was  Opened Wednesday.  -S-,. :&_��V-j ���  fty,  .��*__J  SPEECH FROM THE THRONE  Promises But Little Legislation��� The I  Agent - General's Office.  Cassiar Election.  r  PHOENIX NEEDS.  Petition From the Phoenix Board of  Trade Asking* for Appropriations.  The Phoenix Board of Trade has  petitioned "His Honor, the Lieutenant-  Governor in Council, and the members  of the legislative assembly in parliament assembled" for~*an act incorpor-  i_ti_ig"the"t6wh'"ofrPhberiix-and-the'*fol-  lowing appropriations:  "1. A grant for a public school to  accommodate 150 pupils.  "2. $3,000 for. wagon road from  Phoenix to Summit camp.  "3. $500 for repairs to the main  road from Phoenix to Wellington  camp.  "4. $500 per annum and 50 cents per  day per patient for Phoenix General  Hospital.  "5. $2,000 towards construction of  the Phoenix General Hospital.  "6.   $500 for fire protection.  SENATE AT IT AGAIN.  Ottawa, July 16.���The senate was  at it again today. C. N. Armstrong,  of Baie des Chaleurs fame, objected to  the sequestration clause of Blair's  railway amendment bill and subsequently the senate threw it out by 13  to 17. It also threw out a second time  the clause appointing three judges for  the province of Qfhebec in the provincial judges bill. MacKenzie Bowell  led the attack on Quebec, and the vote  stood 16 to 17. It was defeated by a  majority of 1. But this was not all, it  also defeated a clause in the Dominion  elections bill which provided that  qualified voters in unorganized districts would be entitled to vote at elections, there being no lists. The Dominion elections act and railway act  were passed in a mutilated condition.  The railway subsidies bill was also  read a third time.  Wanted���A   woman     to   do   house  work.   Apply Times office.  Special to The Times.  Victoria, July 20. ���Queen's weather  marked the opening of the legislature  by the governor this afternoon-^-They-  staff was increased by the addition of  the officers of the Chilian war ship now  here. There was the usual ceremony.  The speech regretted the wars ia  Africa and China and congratulated  Canada on its loyalty to the mother  country. The governor was glad the  province was fairlj piosperous, notwithstanding the wave of depression.  Metalliferous mining was resuming its  normal condition of activity, and a  largely increased output was expected.  Coal mining was prosperous, the output exceeding that of past years,  Lumbering was active, and the foreign demand growing. Agriculture  was making progress with the prospect  of much development. Fisheries of  last year were successful, but it was  too early to judge of fhe lesult of this  year. It is the intention to make  strong representation against thelaige  influx of Japanese Roads were  promised, and sites arranged for  manufacturing pulp. A commission is  to be appointed to inquire into the  working of the mining act and the conditions of the water rights.. _A tonnage of five cents will be placed on  coal. By this the premier will be ob^.  liged to pay $35,000 annually. The  agent-general's office in London is  to be placed on a satibf actory basis.  Booth was appointed .speaker. The  Cassiar boxes are recovered, and arrived last night.  The Bella Colla officer spoiled ten,  which in the recount today were rejected. Irving applied today for an injunction to restrain Clifford and  Stables from taking their seats, which  was granted.������������'  1 -���'k  1*  JE*  5S-c  w  *i?  *-*��-~_  >dfaPfK**  ffryu  ,-v      -"���/si  \,v4f-   Mm  *���'*������.'   ml  1 9 Si   ��.1H  r.   _   t'^*. i��V��        ^���3__7"l!  i~t:j.^sjtx. jail  tfftmm  &?y%*.1 ^**i��& *.*"S_  A B .LANCE ON HAND.  y.  ^^.>_  Celebration Committee Paid All Accounts and Have a Balance.  Secretary Bhrlich.of th^ Dominion  Day celebration committee, gives the  following satisfactory statement, after  all the accounts are paid: Receipts  from subscriptions, $2,191.75; receipts  from entrance fees, $227.50; total, $2,-  419.25. Paid in prizes, $1,697.50; to the  band $100; fire department, $50; sundry items of expenditure, $416.15, leaving a balance at the bank of $155.60 to  the credit of. the committee. '.It.is'so  seldom that celebration committees  come out on the right side and they  are congratulating themselves upon  the good showing. Secretary Ehrlich  deserves the greater portion of the  credit for the careful manner in which  he looked after the affairs of the committee.  Everything was paid out by vouchers  and the accounts were so kept that any  citizen, desiring to. do so, may see  where every dollar was expended.  -E-pSan' ���-*->'���  - m  "��-'****<J*i-��^mr  MINING NOTES.  Ten cars of ore are passing through  Eholt daily.  The cage and hoist has arrived for  theB. C. mine.  D. Gillis has taken a contract for 75  feet of work ou the the O. P. claim.  A rich strike has been made on the  Ellen Ray, belonging to the Rath mul  len group.  f .'  r *%$$,' at  Experienced Bookkeeper desires an  appointment. Thoroughly understands balance sheets, partnership  accounts, and departmentising. Moderate salary. Highest references. Address A. B.. P. O. Box 176, Portage la  Praire. Manitoba. 1 *__-&��'**"���  \. ������  f^July 20, 1900.  ME GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  />*  [Liz persons, old and youiijr, should have  their leeUi examined once every six  Montlis by a competent dentist. 1'ec.i.  will be present, and tartar formiiiff, which  mitliiiig- but a thorough examination will ro-  veal. l'rofessioaal service rendered in time  means liiyh-class work, less paiii at:d yreat  economy. A tooth filled when decay is slig-ht  will not be sensitive, .the operation notion..,  and the lilliiijr lastinp, becaase the operator  has mure and better structure to work on. He  is enabled to make the walls of the cavity  thicker and stronger, aud with sltferlit danger  of exposing the nerve, the dread and fear of all  when having teeth tilled. Have your teeth  attended to in time. Do not procrastinate.  Give the dentist tfood tootli-structure to work  upon, and lie will render you excellent service.  Many persons put oil" tlieir visits to the dentist  when sensitive teeth have (riven frequent warning. With miiirt excited, body iu lii��h nervous  tension, and with excrtioiali.i*.' pain and sulTer-  injr plain I v written on every feature, they come  for relief. Ifow can the dentist lie expected to  perform the best operation when the patient is  in llie worst possible condition to receive It 7 If  your friend is sicl.'do not wail until he i.s al-  nibstdead before you do somelliintf for liim or  send for the doctor. The doctor may save him  bvcominir at the lasl moment, aud should the  patient recover he is liable to have bad health  the remainder of his life ou account of not  having received proper attention at the riirlit  time. Likewise, a tooth that is netrlected may  be filled and saved at the last moment, but will  probably have bad health tlio rest of its life.  One person in a hundred has (,'ood teeth, ninety  nine persons'in a hundred could have jjood  teeth with proper attention.  DR. R. MATHISON.      -  DENTIST  Naden-Flood Block,     GREENWOOD  meekly ��!ine$+  PUBLISHED BY  The Greenwood Times Printing and publishing  Company, Limited.  Duncan Ross Editor.  with Franklin cam]). The wagon road  shouid be continued from Ke.cmeos to  Princeton, so that the Similkameen  mining district may be brought into  more direct communication with the  city.  These are in alters which the business  men should interest themselves in.  There is so little time to prepare for  the rush of business that is almost  upon its .that it is foolish in the extreme to engage in croaking. The work  of reaching Out for trade is more pleasant and more profitable.  FRIDAY, JULY 20, WOO,  A PEEP INTO THE FUTURE.  There is absolutely no good reason  why people should became discouraged  because of a short period of dull times.  There are' always some who have a  keen eye for nothing but an opportunity to croak. They are usually successful in finding this opportunity.  Fortunately there is a smaller percentage of this class in Gxeenwood than  possibly any other city of the same  size, but we have a few and they are  very much in evidence these days. They  tell a pitiful tale regarding the present  and see no rainbow of hope. They  cannot read the encouraging signs of  brighter times in the near future.  They cannot realize that some live  years ago there was started at the  junction of Twin creek and Boundary  creek what is destined to be one of the  Jargest and liveliest towns ..in the  west.  Greenwood is first a commercial  town. It is the centre from which  trade radiates to a dozen of the largest  mining camps in the world. It is the  business centre for the hundreds of  men who will be employed in the big  mines in the difl*erent mining,camps.  Each of these camps will have  its dinner bucket town, but  .they will be feeders to the metropolis.  Greenwood is the financial centre of  the Boundary , country. It has  branches of thc three largest banking  institutions in Canada, aud as  the greater portion of the busi-  ^'esrWilfW"^��-^  transactions will also be carried on  here.  Greenwood will also be a smelter  town. Already the big smelter of the  British Columbia Copper Company is  Hearing- completion, and there is no  good reason why Eaidlaw's smelter  should be erected near the city.  Greenwood is also the mecca of mining meu. "When there are any claims  to be bonded, when companies are to  be floated or properties sold, mining  capitalists will make Greenwood their  headquarters.  Greenwood enjoys all these advantages because it is the natural centre,  and trade gravitates to the centre, but  in order to reap the full benefit of this  advantage thc men of Greenwood  must be alert and keep pace with thc  rapid development that is going on  around us.  Tlie city must be made attractive.  Il already lias good streets, lirst-claas  ���electric lights and the best of hotel  accommodation. A little united work  on the part of the citizens will make  the city attractive in other ways. The  concomitants of an ideal residential  ���town can be had here with concerted  action. The city should be such as  would prove attractive to the miners  employed in the hills  surrounding  it.  Greenwood should reach out for  trade. During the busy times of last  summer business men neglected outside trade." This should be looked  after. We should have closer co��n-  - munication with the great West Fork  and Kettle river country. There  should be a wagon road there by the  most direct route. There should .be a  bridge across the North Fork and  communication should be established  THE CHINES 10 QUESTION.  The trades and labor council acted  wisely in calling a public meeting to  discuss the Chinese question. The  large influx of yellow-skinned heathens into tlie province this year, the  half-hearted attempt on the part of the  Dominion parliament to discourage  their immigration and the horrible  butchering of our representatives in  their country combine to force the  Chinese question upon the attention of  the public.  Setting aside any prejudices which  may exist against the yellow race  there are many valid objections to the  immigration of Chinese to this  country. The strength of a nation  does not lie so much in ruimbeis as in  the quality of its citizens. What we  want in Canada is a united people,  having similar objects in life, honoring the same flag and queen. A Chinaman is a Chinaman and nothing else  He will not identify himself with the  institutions of , this country. He is  here to make money and return to his  native land. He is simply a sojourner  usurping the place of one who would  make a useful member of society and a  good citizen. The Chinaman disarranges the whole labor market. He  can make money on less than it takes  to buy a white man wholesome food.  He is used as a house servant because  he can be conveniently found, and  while he occupies this position there is  no encouragement for servant girls to  come out here to enter into competition with him. In almost every industry he can be found unfettered by  the, expense which civilized life demands. Ten years ago the cannery  men of the const proclaimed it was impossible to run canneries without  Chinamen. The Chinamen of ten  years ago are the salmon kings of today, and those who nursed them_are  now alarmed lit their competition.  It is all very well for eastern men  who know nothing about the habits  aud peculiarities of the Chinese to denounce a policy of'exclusion, but if  they were acquainted with the facts, if  they had lived where the Chinese demoralizes everything in the field of  labor they would change their  opinions.  There is, of course, a broad principle that ought to control the whole immigration business. The very fact  that man was .brought into existence  gives him the right to exist, and if his  own country is overcrowded he has the  right to go elsewhere to earn the  means of livelihood. But the people  of the country he wishes to enter also  have rights, The true men of the  .east__w.ill -.ajkno-wledge, ,and___support.  Canada's right to protect itself against  the scum of Europe because such an  element is dangerous to society. We  have a similar right to protect ourselves against the slum labor of Chinese, f)  In the absence of a general public  opinion in the east against Chinese  and the consequent absence of drastic  legislation, members of labor organizations as well as others can do much  to discourage the employment of Chinese iu this country. It is remarkably easy to sacrifice principle to suit  one's own convenience. When the  obsequious John comes to your door  and politely asks for " washee " and  brings it baclt if he gets it, isn't easy  to forget that there is a white laundry-  man down thc street? How many laboring men are there in this city today  who patronize Chinese laundries  simply because it is convenient to  do so?  Public opinion must be educated in  this- country. It can be easily demonstrated that the best interests o.f Canada are served by the exclusion of  Chinese, and trades and labor councils  as well as other organizations should  lose no opportunity to do so.  PUBLISHING THE NEWS.  shareholders because^>f>the deal. The  report also possesses that dignity that  age brings. It is somewhere in the  neighborhood of two years old. It was.  sent by the local correspondent of the  British Columbia Mining Record to  that journal to show the status of the-  company, and not as news. The Record published i.t; the Rossland Miner,  with commendable enterprise, copied  it as new and original matter gathered  by its ubiquitous staff, and now it is  going the rounds of the provincial  press as news. The enterprise of the  newspapers is truly remarkable.  EDITORIAL NOTES.  The Phoenix Board of Trade have  acted wisely in making known the requirements of the town. The petition  asking for certain appropriations is,  however, out of order, and will not be  received by the house. The rules of  the house prohibit the reception of any  petition which prays for any expenditure, grant or charge on the public revenue.  Hewitt BoSTOCK, M. P., has decided  to not offer for re-election to the Dominion house of commons. Mr. Bos-  tock found that his private affairs had  to be neglected if the requirements of  such a large constituency were properly looked after, so he decided to  withdraw. Mr. Bostock was.a faithful representative of the largest constituency in Canada, and" it would, indeed, be difficult to find a successor  who can afford to give the same attention to its many and varied requirements.  The Boxers, or the " I-Ho-Chuan,"  ���"I'" meaning righteous, "Ho"  uniting, and " Chaun" defending with  the fist���are one of China's many secret societies. They originated in  Shantung the native hostility-to the  Germans, and have spread all. over  North China. They are bitterly anti-  foreign and anti-Christian, and the  endorsement of their views and agitation by the Chinese government has  led to the present intervention of the  powers.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS,  Some of the provincial papers are  showing considerable enterprise in  publishing a report of a meeting of the  | shareholders of the Boundary Creek  Miniug and Milling company. The  report is about a column in length,  and contains some interesting information regarding the arrangements  made for the disposal of a certain  block of stock to an English syndicate  and expresses the satisfaction of the  HALLETT & SHAW,  Barristers, Solicitors,  ���  Notaries Public.  Cable Address :" hali/ett."  r-,.ni.c J Bedford M'Neilt's   Greenwood,   .  Loots  i Moreiiitf & Neal's _  _  Tiber's. B'��'  r.-H.  HAI.M-TT.  H. C. SHAW.  PRINGLE & WHITESIDE,  Barristers and Solicitors,  Notaries Public, Etc.  Offices: Over Bank of Montreal, Greenwood..  J. P. MCLEOD,  Barrister and Sclicitor, -  Notary Public, Etc.  Offices: Wallace-Miller block, Greenwood, B.C.  GEO. At STEWART PQTTS  ^___,^-Bahkister-Solicj:to"r,-ETC;'���---  NOTARY "PUBLIC,  Offices : Miller block, Greenwood, B. C.  E. P, DAVIS, Q. C. C. W. WARD.  DAVIS & WARD  BARRISTERS,   SOLICITORS   AND  NOTARYS PUBLIC.  Office over Bank of Commerce.  SIDLEY NOTES.  FORBES M. KERBY. C. E.  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Offices:   Greenwood, B. C.  also J, A. Unswortli's Store, Midway, B. C  Owing to the exhilerating influence  of the mountain air, mixed with a .little whiskey, a load of lumber, going to  the. new town of Molson, just across  the line from here, upset and Martin  Kirby got his hip joint stove out of  place, He, was carried to R. G. Sid-  ley's house where he now lies. Dr.  Boyce and Dr. Couch were soon in attendance and declared the case, while  painful and slow cure,was not neeessari  ly dangerous.  Things are very lively here now.  The saw mill cannot supply the de  mand for lumber, teams waiting to  take it away as fast as sawed. Crops  are excellent, as far as appearance  goes, and everything looks prosperous.  Henry Sidley, Esq., M. A., is at  present on a yisit to his brother whom  he had not seen for 30 years.  WHITE MAN TURNED YELLOW.  zmsmit^^  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,   ;     :      :      .   B.   O.  BAUER & ASHCROFT,  - Provincial Land Surveyors  Mining and Civil Engineering.  Mineral  Claims Snrveycd'and Crown Granted  Laud and Engineering- Surveys  IV. A. BAUER, C.E., P.L.S. A. E. ASHCROFT CE .P.LS  VANCOUVER �� BREENXVOOD  Wood   Block,   next  door   to   Custom   office,  GREENWOOD. B. C.  JOHN C. ROBERTSON,  Architect.  Plans and Specifications furnished  Officee; Copper street. Greenwood.  Great consternation was felt by +he  friends of M. A. Hogarty, of Lexington, Ky., when they saw he was turning yellow. His skin slowly changed  color, also his eyes, and he suffered  terribly. His malady was yellow  jaundice. He was treated by the best  doctors, but without benefit. Then he  was advised to try Electric Bittters,  the wonderful" stomach, and liver:  remedy, and he writes: "After taking  two bottles I was wholly cured." A  trial proves its matchless merit for all  stomach, liver and kidney troubles.  Only SOc. Sold by Miller Bros., druggists.  The..  'Market -  Fresh Beef, Pork,  Mutton/ Fish, Etc,  Always ori HancL  ��� t *t_i  1,111,  'PROPRIETOR.  iiLiiR^_trREEX  ^W����^l I   fi. B��  mu-iroe..  i  y i  ���atv^       '  ****)/* yam/*  JL    <&    X  CHOICE CIGARS AND  TOBACCOS XXXjc  FINE���  X   X   &  News Papers, Periodicals,  Circulating Library, Fancy  Goods, Candies, Etc, Etc.  wa,      *%i      *���'  w  COPPER STREET  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  Cr*  tr*  Cr*  ��� ���  Capital, all paid up. $12,000,000.  Rest $7,000,000.  President ;   Loki) Strathcona and Mount Royal,  Vice-President:   Hon. George.A. Drummond.  ..General.Manager.:.   E- S   Clouston.  Branches in London, Eng. \c^riu^^.} New .York, 'Chicago.'  Buy and sell Sterling- Exchang-e aud Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available in any part^of the world.  Greenwood Branch,     F. J. FINUCANE/ Manager.  *=_>  *v_9  *=_>  K=_>  *���-���_.  FimmMmmmmmMmmmmmmmMK  AND  TRUST CO., LIMITED LIABILITY.  REPRESENTING :  PHOENIX  FIRE  ASSURANCE ;CC>.,"     7  OF tpNDON, ENGLANIV  WESTERN ASSURANCE   CO.,  0F 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.  CABUi ADDRl'SS :  MAORI.  CODE :  MORRING   & NEAL.  D<nni.wi  THOS. MILLER, Mgr.  TO LET :   Building* suitable for Stores or offices.     Lot on Copper Street,  business   centre.  FOR SAI_E:   Well Furnished live roomed house, easy-terms of payment.  .    GREENWOOD,  B. O.  0  ) l  fl  Y  COMPANY.  LIMITED.      R. GREIGER. MGR.  x x x Agents For Pabst Beer.yX-:& X  Complete Line Bar Supplies.  GREENWOOD  Harvey & Robins, Proprietors.  Cbe Be��f Stock. ZUYltatest Rigs,  Copper Street, Gtfeen^rpo^,  THE BEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY     i  REWERY  PORTMANoBFOS. & CO,,  Proprietors,  ASK FOR '"  Illlfilfi  The Elkhprn Lager Beer Contains only Pore Malt Hops, Try-  It ! It is Jcept on Draught or in Bottles by all the leading Hotel  LIMITED.  VANCOUVER, B. C, 733 Pender St,  Also NELSON, B. C,  We are Manufacturers and direct Importers, and carry a larpre stock of Balances, Furnaces.  Fire Clay g-oods, Scientific and Practical Books, Glassware, Platinum Goods, Acids, Chemicals  and all other Assayers' and Miners' requirements. Sole agents for Morgan Crucible Company,  Batlersea and Standard Firebrick Co., Crncibles and Muffles. Becker's Sons' Balances, Etc.,  Catalogue and full particularr sent on application.  Braun's Gasoline Furnaces and Cupel Machines. ���\y-.:y\ ���������:.:���'���  y-;i--spm.  THE GREENWOOD WEEltLY TIMES.  #^d.  S&&  July 20, 1900.  >_..  THE TOWN OF BOLSTER.  A Strong Company Owns the Town-,  site on Myers Creek. .  J. \V. McBride, who has been identified with Bolster in its progress .fronr  its earliest inception to the present  time, returned from Greenwood last  Sunday where the deal for the transfer bf the town of Bolster was co.is.um-  ated. For the past six months affairs have been dragging- along, somewhat, and the final '-arrangements are  reported as the culmination of a deal  which has been in progress during the  past six months.  A company hes been formed by the  name of the Bolster Improvement  Company, which has for its purpose  the buying and selling of lands in  Okanogan county generally and the  improvement.: and advancement of  Bolster particularly.  The company consists of such well  known men as Patrick Welsh, John  Stewart, Pete Larson, Judge L,. H.  Prathcr of Spokane, and W. M. Law,  B. Taylor, J. J. Caufield, A. Ferguson,  Dr. Foster and Thomas McDonnell of  Greenwood.  It is reported that many new' and  substantial ��� buildings and improvements generally are in store for development in the near future. Many of  the above named men are heavj-stockholders in the Review mine.  With the opening of the reservation  ., on October 10th next, . Bolster may  look for_a healthy and permanent  growth, situated, as it is, in the center  of an immensely rich mineral and  agricultural belt.���Bolster Drill.  NOTICE.  In the Matter of Companies Act 1897.  Notice is" hereby given that the Morrison Mines, Limited, (Non-personal  Liability), will sell at public auction to  the highest, bidder, fur cash, on Tuesday, the 21st day of August, A. D.,  1900, at 4 o'clock in the afternoon, at  the register��d 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'  No. of  Shares.  CANADA'S FINANCES.  fi  The statement of public debt and the  revenue and expenditure for the Nonunion of Canada for the year ending  July 30th last, has been published, and  is probably one of the ^mosl satisfactory yet given to the public. It shows  that the total net debt on the 30th of  June was ��258,128,297, as compared  with $260,045,078 at the  same time last  * year, giving a decrease of $1,916,778.  As compared with May the net debt of  June shows a decrease of $1,299,263.  The revenue for the year indicates a  most satisfactory advance as compared   with 1899, the   increase   being  ��� $4,336,442. The total for the twelve  months ending June 30 was $49,034,-  597, as against ��44,698,155 for the previous fiscal year. The chief item of  increase is customs, which shows a  betterment of $3,131,009 for the whole  year, and $207,951 for the month of  May last. The revenue from public  works and railways reveals an increase  of $804,790 for the twelve months, and  $75,131 for the past month.     Thc post-  ;-;:office-,revenue)for the mouth of .June  77^^��57i733larger than for" May.     For,  igttife^|ioie;yea!r it fell short of 1899 by  7. v 5&i,4077butin view of the reductions  ^;in���"���'the'*domestic   postal rate and imperial and interpostagej this is not\to  be wondered at.     On  the contrary,  it  is apparent that the falling off in revenue resulting from the. reduced rates  will ere long be made up by   the  rapid  increases in the  volume   of business.  Comparing the revenue and expendi-  _L^.t u r e__o n.acco u n t__ of__consolldated_-_fu nd.  for the last fiscal   year with the  rev*  enue   and expenditure   for 1899,   the  facts were that while there was"an increase pf $1,127,808 in the expenditure,  the revenue   gained   by no less  than  . $4,336,442, showing a net gain   in  revenue   of   $3,208,634.     This    showing  ;"7miglit; be.still   further   improved by  7'ad<Uhg.th���J reduction in capital expen-  ��� 7ditui*eil7>wbich amounted   in   the last  "7fiscy:yearMto$518,714.    The total ex-  * y peiiditure-on consolidated account last  ... year was*$34,826,400 as compared with  $33,698',572    in    the   previous    twelve  months.    The  total   capital   expenditure was $7,799,467, as against $8,318,-  181 in 1899.   The largest items of capital   expenditure   were . $5,328,908   for  public works, railways and canals, and  $1,372,707   on   account  of   the   South  Africa contingents.     The latter item  added to au expenditure of $197 ;324 last  "year, makes a total expenditure to date  for the purpose of the contingents of  $1,570,031.  GESNER ALLAN DROWNED.  Report comes from from the Lower  Similkameen that the body of Dr.  Gesner Allan has been found on the  bank of the river about seven miles be^  low the Armstrong ranch. It is sup.  posed Dr. Allan committed suicide  while temporarily insane. He worked  at the Nickle Plate mine, on 20-Mile  cpeek, for a few months. The doctor  was one of Kooteiiay's pioneers and  >yas at one time associated with John  Houston, M. P., in connection with  Nelson's   first   newspaper.���Similka-  meen Star.  Gesner.. Allan   was   well-known   in  Greenwood.   He was   one of the picturesque newspaper men of the pioneer  - dayB in Kootenay.  i  7  10  11'  12 '  13  ..38.  42  49.  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ON REAL ESTATE  %, Ull mcEeod  PARRISTER AND SOLICITOR;  Room 4, Wallace-Miller Block.  /  Head Office and Works at  BE"cr,Evi_,ivE, Ont.  Branch Office and Works at  Traii,, B.C.  ACHINERY  ���#> 4* ����- -f3 ^ tl5 -f* -I*3 -I3 # # *%**& ���f-* ���%> ^^^WWWWWWWWWWWWW^  THE  (IttAC (ITtACHINE Co,, Limited,  Manufacturers of  Air  Compressors,  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  we are  in   a position   to handle all  kinds of Repairs.    If you-are troubled with your Drills freezing-, or wish to  save money buying repairs, then   USE   OURS. J. P. BYERS, Mffr.,Trail.B.C  ^amiaiiuiiuiw^  Always on  Hand at  Rossland Depot.  lnw_M  HOISTING   PLANTS  BUCKETS,    CARS,    ROPE.    SINKING  AND  STATION  PUMPS,   CHAIN   BLOCKS,   RAND   DRILLS   AND  compressors. p. R. MENDENHALL, Agent.  ��� ������  ���.We" have paid special attention  to the construction of Pumping  Machinery for; duty in mines,  our unsurpassed facilities and  methods have given our Pumps  a7Dominion, wide reputation.  They are fully guaranteed. Our  designs include all types of the;  ordinary Piston Pattern.Mining  Pump, Solid Cylinder single and  Duplex-Patterns, outside,.packed  Duplex Plunger Patterns with  Pot valves, also Vertical Sinking Pumps, both piston .and ,out:  side packed double Plunger patterns. Mine superintendents  and those interested in 'Machinery would consult their interests  by sending for catalogue and  quotations before installing their  plants.  -LIMITED.  TORONTO..;-// '-ONT,  "���'-."���'(SUnl'lffe &'Ablett.. -  AGENTS AT ROSSLAND.       /:     .  Aackay & Walken   ;  AGENTS AT VANCOUVER.  WM. SMITH,  PO. Box 1C_, aueiit at Greeuwood. B. C.  I    The James Gooper Mfg, Co,,    I  *_�����**���'��� ���   ��� ���     iA      ��� V^ ^- "712  ���*!���#   -MONTREAL, QUEBEC,-  MANUFACTU RERS OF  -##  I Tnger$oIl=  ������  ROCK DRILLS, STRAIGHT LINE  DUPLEX and CORLISS AIR COMPRESSORS ....  BOILERS, HOISTS, PUMPS, Etc. coun^^^fiSFu^TS  ' ���    . . STOCK CARRIED IN RQSSI,AND.  ��-.':--]R.-JI. V>* mcllally, Rossland, B. e.  R. R. KirkpatrieU, Greenwood, B. V,*   ___*  ^iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiaiiiuiaiiiuuuuaiuiiaaiiiiiiiiaiaiiuiiuiiiiiiiyiaiiiauuiiUiuuiiiiiuiuuiu^  Mineral Act. 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.. .  ANACONDA.     COLUMBIA     AND   KOOTENAY   Mineral  Claims,  situate    in    the  ;   Kettle River Mining-Division of Yale District.   Where lo'crted :   About two and one  half mixes northerly from Greenwood.  AKE   uotlce that I, J. A. Kirk acting-as  asent    for    Wm.   T.       Olliver,". Free  Miner's Certificate No. 35674A  intend sixty days from the dale hereof,  to apply to the Mining- Recorder for a Certilicate 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 Improvement...  Dated tUis 1st day of May, 190C.  j. a. kirk;.  i-r-i  y - MINERAL, ACT, 1896.    "  7Certificate of Improyements.  CANADIAN  tfo  NOTICE.  ELECTRIC mineral claim situate in the Kettle  rieyr mining division of , Yale district.  Where located :   In Long Lake camp.  TAKE NOTICE that we, The Vancouver  and Boundary Creek Development  and- ..Milliner Company, L. L. Free  miner's certificate No. 2.7S9 sixty days from  the dine liereof, to apply to the Mining- Recorder for aCertificate of 'Improvements forthe  purpooe of obtaining a Crown Grant for the  above ml neraV clai in.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvement.  Dated this 2nd day ot June, 1.00.  Vancouver aud I'cundary Creek  Development and  Mining Co., X,. L.  Mineral Act 1896.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  IDAHO Mineral Claim, situate in  the .Kettle  River   Mining  Division   of   Yale   district.  '..   Where located :   Iu Long Lake camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, C. JE. Shaw acting  as agent for J. Lucy, Free Miner's certilicate 8033n and the P. A Largey estate  Free Miner's certificate 2%2'*b, intend sixty  days from the date liereof, to apply to the  Miniug Recorder for a Certificate or Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of Uic above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37,  must  be  commenced   before    the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 12tlt day of April, A. D. WOO.  41-50 C. JE. SIIAW.  Mineral Act, 1896.    ,  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS,  NOTICE.  ROBERT EMMET Mineral claim, situate in  the Kettle River Mining Divisiou of Yale-  District.  jfr  TAKE  ing-  Mineral Act, 1896.  Certificate  of Improvements.  NOTICE.  r-p/  NOTICE.  ���Limited-.  Service for the year 1900  will be commenced JUNE  10th.    The   '-Imperial  Limited"'   takes    you  across the Continent in  four days without change.  It is a solid vestibuled  train, luxuriously equipped with every possible  essential for the comfort  ' and conveniende of Pas'  sengers. Ask your  friendj who have travelled on it, or address  SALE OP CROWN LAND BY TENDER.  MARGR:IE"mineral"sifuat<* i'n the Kettle river  : Mining Division of Yale District. Where  Located in Skylark camp.  AKE NOTICE that I, C. JE- Shaw acting  _ as agent for Marry McArthur, Free  Miner's Certificate7734��, and George R. Naden,  Free Miner's certificate No. 14357a intend sixty  days from the date liereof to apply io the  milling recorder for a certificate of improvement for the purpose of obtaining- a crown  grant for above claim.  And further take notice that action   under  cectiou  37 must  be commenced before the issuance of such certificateof improvements-  Dated this 17th day April, A. D. 1900.  41-50 C. JE. SIIAW.  NOTICE that I, C. JE. Shaw, act-  as agent for C.J. McArthur, Free  Miner's Certificate 6227n, G. R. Naden, Free.  Mini, r's Ccrtificate\ 14357a and the l'. A.Larg-ey  estate, Free Miner's Certificate No,  2902911       intend sixty days N       from  the date liereof, 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.  33-47 C. JE. SHAW.  MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  Certificate  of  Improvement.  .__._-_.__--,,___^__,^?_OTlCE._^__     _. .  SEALED TENDERS will   be   received   by  the undersigned up  to   noon of Wednesday, 1st  August,   1900, for the purchase of Lot  1,5,9, Group 1, Osovoos Division of Yale District, containing 2 22-100 acres, more or less.  \V. S. CORE,  Deputy Commissioner of Lauds and Works,  Lauds and Works Department.  Victoria, B. c;; 3rd J.uly, 1900-  W. F. Anderson,  T.P.A. Nelson B.C.  E. J. Coyle,  A.C.P.A. Vancouver.  MINERAL ACT, 18%,  CERTtflCATE;   OF    IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  "SUNFLOWER" Mineral Claim situate in  the Kottle River Mining Division of Yale  District. Wiiere located: In Deadwood  camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for The IJritish  Columbia Copper  Compauv,        Limited, (Foreign),        Free-  Miner's Certilicate No. "295S2, intend,  sixty days after date hereof lo 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 lhat   action  under  Seetion 37   must   be   commenced   before   lhe  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 10th dav of July, A. I)��� 1900.  I.   H.   HALLETT-  Mineral Act, 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTIOE.  "HERCULES" Mineral claim, situate iu the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District. Where located; InCoppercamp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Edward I. .Tate, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 84408, intend, sixty days from  the dale hereof, to apply to the Mi ning Recorder  for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant to the above  claim.  A ml further tako. notice that action,  under  section 37, must be commenced   before the  is-  uauce of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this .list day of May, 190l��.  43 I.   H.   IIALrHj^TT.  LAURA mineral claim, situated in the Kettle  River milling division of Yale district.  WhereJocated :   In Long Lake camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. C. JE. Shaw acting-  as agent for Marry McArthur, Free  Miner's Certificate 7.34u, G. R. Naden, Free  Miner's certilidate No. 14357a, and the P. A.  Largery estate, Free Miner's certificate No.  29029b intend, sixty days from the dat e hereof  lo apply to the mining recorder for a certilicate of improvements for the purpose of obtaining a crown grant of the above claim.  And  further  take  notice tliat action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the is-  suanceof such cerlifictte of improvements.  Dated this 12th day of April, 1900.  41-50 C,/E. SHAW.  MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  Certificate of Improvement-  NOTICE.  HONALULU mineral' claim,  situate  T_  A.   F.   &   A.   M.  GREENWOOD LODGE, A. F. & A 'M  Regular Communication first Thursday iu  every month. Sojourning brethron cordially  Invlted. ' R. F- COATES.  A. S. Br-Acic. W. M Secretary  MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  Certificate  of Improvements.  NOTICE.  BURNS, P.URNS FRACTIONAL, COPPER  TRUST FRACTIONAL, SCRANTON  OTIS FRACTION and PICLADILLV  FRACTION Mineral Claim .situate in Die  Kettle River Mining Division of Vale  District. Where kicated: In Deadwood  Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, E. A. Uieleuberg  Free Miner's Certilicate No.  nS200, intend sixty days from date hereof to  apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate  of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining  a Crown Grant 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 dav of June, A. D., 1900.  E. A. BIELENHERG.  in tho  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District. Where located : InCoppercamp.  AKE NOTICE that 1. C. JR. Shaw as  lgent for James R. McMai-kson, Fiee  Miner's Certificate No. iil.1550 and William H.  MCMacksou, Free Miners Certificate No. 1U3593  intend; sixty days from date 'nereof, 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, 1S91',  192 C. JR. SHAW.  MINERAL ACT,; 1890.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  'PHOENIX" and "PLATT" Mineral claim  situate in the Kettle River Mining Division  of Yale District   Where located :    In Dead-  wood camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac IT. Hallett,  as agent for Phil Aspimvall, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 34S0lA,intend sixtv days from the  date hereof, to apply to the Miniug Recorder  for a Certilicate of Improvements, for the  purpose of obtaining 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 31sl day of May, 1900.  41-5o I. H. HALLETT.  ���ubscribe For The Times.  ������**  ���.*i't_iA.'_'.-;':-*feJfc'--:? M^yU-MI  July 20.  1900.  II"  I    ', ' "'   -Jl '  .-���    *���������''  THS G&E.ENWOOD WffiGKW TIMES.  AT CAPE NOME.  Martial   Law   Needed   to   Maintain  Law and Order.  -They are having lively times at Cape  Nome this summer. The gold diggings are in American territory and  consequently there does not appear to  be much respect for law or order. The  steamer St. Paul which reached San  Francisco recently brought news from  the northern Eldorado. The necessity  for martial law arose out of the jumping of miniug claims and other acts of  lawlessness. The St. Paul also reports a great many cases of smallpox  and typhoid at Nome. When she  sailed it was thought, however, that  the further spread of the disease had  been checked.  Thirty boxes of gold, valued at Sl,-  500,000, arrived from Alaska on the  steamer, which left Nome on the morning of June 27 and St. Michael on the  afternoon of the same day. Fifty-four  passengers came down on the steamer,  all but a few being from Nome, among  them, as a conservative estimate, was  3200,000 in gold. On man, J. S. tang-  ford, of Stockton, Cal., who has been  at Rampart, on the Yukon, forthe past  six years, brought out $30,000 in gold  dust in a valise. His partner, Peter  Jackson, who has been working at  Rampart, also brought $30,000 in gold  on the St. Paul. Half a dozen other  men from Dawson, Rampart, Topkuk  and Nome had small fortunes clutched  in their hands when they went down  the gangplank.  All but $125,000 of the million and a  half that came on the St. Paul is from  Dawson and other camps on the  Yukon. Nome itself and the country  immediately tributary has not turned  out much gold this season. The beach,  which a year ago was reported to be  thick with gold, is declared to be  worked ou'*. Where rich claims were  giving up* their fortunes a few months  ago is now a city of tents, so thickly  placed that a man gets about or between, them- with difficulty. For fully  fifteen miles, returning prospectors  say, the beach is white with tents and  with tarpaulins covering merchandise;  Costly machinery and washers which  were taken to Nome by hundreds of  vessels, are lying on the beach fast becoming useless, for machinery can  neither be used in the vicinity nor  transported conveniently to other diggings.  At the beginning of the season, soon  after moneyed men from Dawson  reached Nome, gambling s'aloons and  all places of business did well and  money was very plentiful, but now  business has become bad and money is  becoming really scarce. Only gambling halls appear to be prosperous.  Here and there is a store that seems  to be doing a rushing business, but  idleness that is forced upon thousands  of men has resulted in impoverishhfg  the great majority of them. Only now  and then is a man seen who has more  money than he knows what to do with.  Hundreds of sober and orderly men  have ceased to spend money except for  the necessaries of life, for there is  absolutely no prospect of their being  able to acquire a "claim"," either "at"NbWe*  or any of the comparatively near-by  camps.  Less than 200 yards back from the  worked-out bench claims is a swamp  which has given up some gold, but not  enough to warrant the presence of  more than a handful of men. Typhoid  fever had broken out when the St.  Paul left there, and there was some  smallpox. Rheumatism is very prevalent. The weather has, however,  been good, with nights comfortable  enough to permit out-of-door sleeping,  and the days are all that could be desired.  WAS IT A MIRACLE.  "The marvellous cure of Mrs. Rena  J. Stout of consumption has created intense excitement in Cammack, Ind.,"  wiites Marion Stuart, a leading druggist of Muncie, Ind. She only weighed  90 pounds when her doctor in York-  town said she must soon die. Then  she began to use Dr. King's New Discovery and gained 37 pounds in weight  and was completely cured. It has  cured thousands of hopeless cases, and  is positively guaranteed to cure all  throat, chest and lung diseases. 50c  and $1.00. Trial bottles free at Miller  Bros', drug store.  A BUNCO MINING GAME.  which yielded liim a large return. He  hied himself to thej gold commissioner  and told him that he wished to pay the  royalty on the output of the claim, and  after stating that he had taken out  $60,000 in gold dust from the property,  paid the official the royalty of 10 per  cent on the amount, consisting , of  $6,000. For this he received a receipt, which stated that the royalty on  claim numbered so and so and on such  creek had been paid for in the, sum of  $6,000. Soon an unsuspecting Englishman came along and asked the  claim owner if he had anything to sell.  The receipt on the royalty paid on the  worthless claim was shown to the  Englishman, and the result was that  the valueless claim was sold to him for  $.125,000. The Englishman, after he  had done two or three days work, realized that he had run up against the  worst kind of a bunko game, while the  " honest" miner had left for scenes of  civilization in order that he might enjoy the fruits of his fraud.  RUDYARD KIPLING.  An Australian war correspondent  had an interview with Mr. Rudyard  Kipling in Bloemfontein. He is described as a little, squat-figured,  sturdy man of about 40. His face has  been made familiar by portraits, but  no photograph gives any hint of the  quick, nervous energy of the man.  His talk is a gabble, a chatter,- a constant jumping from one point to  another. In manner, he is more like a  business man than a literary celebrity.  There is nothing of the dreamer about  him. After recalling his Australian  tour and giving his views of antipodean books and newspapers, Mr. .Kipling said: "lam going back to Eon-  don to fight the people who will say  ' The Boers fought for freedom���give  them back their country.' I want to  fight all that sort of nonsense." Mr.  Rudyard Kipling is strongly of opinion that there will soon be in South  Africa the greatest demand for skilled  labor the world has ever seen. Eong  ago the country would have been developed by railways, irrigation works,  mines and mills under any other government but that of the- Boer. "We"  want you Australians to stay here and  help to fetch the place along," observed Mr. Kipling to his interviewer.  He has the highest opinions of the  Australians, both as colonists and  soldiers. His admiration also extends  to the Australian horses, although his  first introduction to the animal was of  a somewhat serio-comic character. It  was in India he first mounted an Aus"  tralian " buck-jumper,".and the tale is  best told in his own words: " I seemed  to be sitting on great eternal chaos  and then the world slipped away from  under me and that's all I  remember."  Nicely furnished rooms at the Clar  endon. Steam heated, electric light,  $15 per month.     . tf.  E. JACOBS  X-f-K  greenwood:  NOTICE  OF ASSIGNMENT.  Pursuant to "Creditors Trust Deeds Act" and  Amending Acts.  NOTICE is hereby [{.veil tliat Micliael  Louis Foley and John P. Foley doing-  business in the town of Phoenix, in the Province of British Columbia, as merchants, under  the lirms name of Foley Bros., have bv deed  bearing- date the 18th day of J line, 1900, assigned  all their personal estate, credits and effects and  all their real estate (both partnership and  private) which may be seized and sold under  execution to Hubert J. I* ay ley of the City of  Greenwood in the Province of British Columbia  bookkeeper, in trust, for tlie purpose of paying-  and satisfying- ratably aud proportionally"and  without preference or priority all the joint and  several creditors of the said Michael Lfcuis  Foley and John F. Foley, their just debts. The  s,tid deed was executed by the said Michael  Louis Foley aud John F. Foley, the assignors  aud the said Hubert J. Baylv the assignee, on  the eighteenth day of June, A. D., WOO.  All creditors having claims against the said  Michael Louis Foley aud John F. Foley, either  jointly or severally, are required to file tlieir  claims with the said assignee, Hubert J. Bayly,  duly proved as provided by the act. In default  of the said assignee receiving satisfactory  proof thereof any creditor is liable to have his  claim barred. And further take notice that a  meeting of the said creditors will be held at the  sfcore of Messrs. Kendell & Co., Copper Street,  fTreenwood, B. C, on Wednesday the eleventh  day of July A. D., 1W0, at the hour of four  o'clock in the afternoon.  Dated at Phoenix, B. C, this 19th dav of June,  A. D., 1900.  Ca.v_.ey & Cochrane,      Hubkkt J. Bayly,  Solicitors for Assig nee. Assignee  NOTICE.  From the land of the midnight sun  comes a story which reveals that all of  the Dawson miners are not honest.  There was one miner there who had a  claim which was a weight on his  hands, and was so profitless that he  desired to unload it. He soon hatched  a scheme that proved successful, and  Scaled Tenders will be received by the  undersigned up till Wednesday noon, July llth,  l'HXl, for the purchase of llie stock of Messrs.  Foley Bros., recently carrying- on business at  Phoenix, B. C. Stock consists of the following-:  gent's furnishings $1.9._.'.l  HATS  AND    CAPS 457.02  HOOTS  AND   SHOES 1,057.13  TENTS   47.."  PAI'EK, TWINE AND.'   FUKNIT.HE 36.13  S35S9.76  Terms Cash.   Inventory aud  stock  may  be  inspected upon application.  C-.YI.EY & COCHANE,        'HUKBEB.T J. BaYLY,  Solicitors for Assignee, Assigrnee,  Phoenix, B. C. Greenwood, B.C. /ii  teE GREENWOOD WSJBKLY TIMES  DEATH OF WALTER SMITH  ..;:-y.  '. '   '   ' ���     --.-   ��� ..  A Well-Known MinervDies  in  the  i_:        City of Pneumonia.  Walter Smith, a well-known" miner,  died in the Greenwood hospital on  Sunday nig"ht after an illness of two  weeks. The deceased won the miners'  race at the Dominion day celebration,  and, not feeling-well at the time, it is  supposed, he ...over-exerted himself.  The sickness developed into piieu-  inouia, Walter Smith was much  esteemed by those who knew him. He  was employed at the Mother Lode tor  some time, and was a member of the  Greenwood Lodge of the Miners Union.  His home 'was at Green Valley, Out.,  and a brother wired to have the remains embalmed and sent there for interment. Tlie funeral took place from  the undertaking- parlors of the IS. G.  Hughes & Co., who embalmed the,  body, and was largely attended, the  Miners,- Union attending in a body.  TRADES COUNCIL.  At a regular meeting' of the trades  council held Monday night the following officers were elected for the en-  biting- term: President, J. D. San-  key; Vice-President, C. W. Stack; Secretary-Treasurer, T. Hemmerley; Warden, B. J. Cameron.  There will be a public meeting held  tonight (Friday), at Miller's hall to  discuss the Chinese question, at which,  it is hoped, that all citizens will at-  . tend. There will ba able speakers to  address the meeting-.  MUNICIPAL NOTES.   .  * There was a short meeting of the  city council on Monday evening. Aid.  Sutherland gave notice of a by-law to  close barbershops on Sunday.  A meeting of the license commis-  bioners was held on Wednesday. Tuesday was license day and 23 hotels paid  34,600 into the city treasury. The  trade machines are now running in the  C'ty. Police Officer McKenaie has been  let out as the commissioners think the  chief and Officer lender can look after  the good order of the city.  BRITISH COLUMBIA NOTES.  *$m���t*��  =2^  July 20,  1900.  r*  The totals of the* Victoria clearing  house forthe week end'ng July 10 were  ��913,679; balances, $294,067.  The annual meeting of the National  Council of Women of Canada -\vill be in'  session at Victoria this week.  K, J. Hurdle, formerly news editor of  the Vancouver Province, and at one  time a member of the Victoria Colonist  staff, lias purchased the plant of the  Atlin Globe and moved it to White  Horse, where he will start a paper.  Men at Victoria interested in the  sealing1 industry claim lhat the exorbitant dues asked by the Indian huu-  ters will kill the business. In 1897 the  Indians were content to receive $2 a  skin; now they ask 58.25���-a price practically impossible if sealing is toreali/.e  a margin of profit for its undertakers.  The trading stamp nuisance is becoming- a live question in Victoria.  The board of trade has taken cogniz-  _ nizance thereof. The only successful  way to deal wi1,h the subject is for the  business men of Victoria to act as did  those in this city; that is, to unite in  declining to recognize the stamps in  any shape or form.���Vancouver World.  Lord Robert^, cqmmander-iu-chief of  the British forces in South Africa, a-ul  Admiral I^ord Seymour should be proud  mgn*,  and"would undoubtedly be, did  ,  _t.ieyr kiioyv that at ai meeting of the  - 'Yaacouyer board of school trustees,  ���" fjeld. recently, it was decided to name  I'the'tvfq schools %o be erected after  ;_,-'them',-   The   East   End   school   will,  when completed, be called Lord Roberts' school, and the West H)nd institution of learning" I^ord Seymour's  Boliool,  in god'sTemples.  Hours or Service in the City Churches Tomorrow���Where to Worship.  The hours of service in the city  churches Sunday will be as follows :  First Baptist church ��� Kimberley  street, Rev. Hugh Saunders, pastor.  Sunday services at 11 a m and 7:30 p.m.  I! Methodist church���At the head of  Centre Street. Rev. B, H. Balderston,  B. A., pastor, Sunday school at 10 a.  m.   Mqniingsery-ices" at 11 a. m.  Presbyterian church���Services held  tomorrow in Miller's hall, Copper street  Rey Duncan Campbell, pastor. Ser.  Vices at 1*1 a m and 7:30 p m. Sabbath  school 2:30 pin.  Catholic church���Church street, Rev.  Father Palmer, M. A., Ph, D., pastor.  - High Mass and sermon at 11 a. ra-  Catechism instructions, 2:30 p. m.  Evening service at 7:30 p. m.  Church of Eng-laud���St. Jude's Mission, Masonic hall, Government  street, * Rev. W. A. Robins, M.  A,   missionary   in    charge,    Sunday  services; Holy Communion,.8 a. m.;  Matins* .:'��� 11 '���'" a.. m.; .Sunday  school, 2:30-p. m., and Evensong at  7:30p.m.  A MUSICAL TREAT.  Madam Trebelli Captures a Greenwood  Audience.  Madam Trebelli has come and gone  and there are a few music lovers in  Greenwood who do not realize that  they lost an opportunity to hear one of  the world's greatest singers. The  skeptical doubted her merits because  they could not see how a great singer  would find time to come to Greenwood.  They forgot that a railway brings a  mining town Hearing civilization and  occasionally the.iron horse carries exceptional people for the benefit of those  Has Just Opened in the   Times  Block  With a Larg^e Stock of  #  -v.--  *  ������  and Kal$0!ti!tiin&  With   The   Largest   Stock   And  Competent   Workmen   We Goiv  fidentiy ask the People of Qregnj  wood and Surrounding District for  Their Patronage. ' 2��     j��  times BlocK*  Copper Street,  QreeiiwoocL  who do not have an opportunity of hearing them and meeting them. There  was a fair-sized audience at the Auditorium on" Wedriesday nig-ht, but the  house ought to have been packed. It  is so seldom that the highest art and  genius find their. \yay to Qrgeuwood  and they shoyid be encouraged when  they d.o cqnie. Nature and education  have done much for Madame Trebelli.  When she appeared on the stag-e  dressed in exquisite ivory satin., embroidered in pearls, she won the audience by her charming manner and delightful stage presence, but the magic  of her glorious voice aroused an en  thusiasm seldom reached by the  usually non-appreciative people of  Greenwood. It would be a waste of  time to attempt to describe the different numbers. They were all without  a musical or histrionic flaw but, perhaps, the encores, "Coming Through  the Rye," and the "Laughing Song-,"  appealed more strongly to the syin"  pathies of the audience. GepiU'ses  often travel together, and it is not  strange to find accompanying Madame  Trebelli, a ��-ifte.d musician like Eugene  A. Berns. He is a thorough master o,f  the piano. He is a perfect accompan 1st.  He sacrifices everything to tlie singe?  and yet retains perfect command of  the instrument. The piano was not in  good shape, but even this defect could  not mar his fine work. Those who  were present are to he congratulated.  It will probably be a long time before  Madame Trebelli's equal will appear  iu Greenwood.  societies.  Boundary Valley Lodge  No. 38, I.O.O.F.  EETS every Tnesday.  _.. Evening _at 8.00 in  their lodg-e room at Greenwood, B.Cf A cordial  invitation is extended to all sojourning breth-  ��ra. Duncan Ross, N.G.  J. J. Gu_.i.kv, Rec. Sec  ^u.iiuiumi.u_u.inumuui^  ee  -FOR���  is, PnPBfB i  I  -IN THB-  gol^ilSe Indian Reseruatioti  Which has been Thrown Open for Settlement by the President,  Write For Particulars to  reeik  3W??T?!^  FROM CANYON GITY.  The Wagon Road is Compleated From  West Bridge.  W. S. Fletcher, Geo. R. Naden and  Ronald Harris, M. f-E., returned this  week from Canyon City. Mr. Fletcher  reported the completion of the wagon  road from West Bridge to Canyon  City, a distance of 21 miles.- ���; This road  was built by Mr. Fletcher at his own  expense in order that better communication could be established with his  valuable mining aud townsite interests  on Canyon creek. The completion of  the road was celebrated' by a banquet  given by Mr. Fletcher. All the men  were also paid by him and the pay roll  was not a small o,n.o, ast a large number  of men wer�� employed on the road and  at the rpiqos. The saw mill for Canyon City is being moved from West  Bridge'- and as soon as constructed a  large number of .buildings will be  erected, Messrs. Naden and Harris  returned by the trail from the main  Kettle river to Greeny, oocl,  MIDWAY, B. C.  First-Glass Accommodation. Best Brands Liquors and Cigars  THOS. McAULAY, Proprietor. '-   ������'."   \  lUcentire  cDennell <$ go,  'A1?        ''H?'      *5_t? .  iii  and Real Estate  Greenwood and Myers Creek,  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 Iiar.e,"I(Oinbard Street, E. C  ������'���-'   ���' �����_  -,?  Court of Directors':*!  J. H. Brodic, John James Carter. Gaspard  Farrer, "Richard H. Glyn, Henry I. R. Farrer,  Ed. Arthur Hoare, H. 3. B. Kendall, J. J. Kinirs-  ford, Fred I/ubbock, George D. Whatman,  Secretary, A. G. Wallis.  Pead office in Canada: St. James St., Montreal  H. Stikeman, general manager.  J", Elmslev, inspector.  ���%-  Branchus in Canada:  Loudon,    Brantford,     Hamilton;   Toronto,  Moutreal. Ottawa, King-stoii, QnebeccSt. John,  N. B., Brandon, "Winnipeg, Frcdericton,N. 1!.,  Halifax, Victoria, Vancouver, Rossland, Kaslo,  Trail, Aslicroft. Dawson City, Klondike, N. W.  T., Greenwood. Atlin and Bennett, B. C.  -agents in th*" "United Statks:  Spokane���Traders' National Bank and Old  National Itaiik.    New York���(52 Wall street)  W. ka'-yrson and  J.  C.   Welsh,  agents.    San  Francisco���(12+   Sansome   street)   H.  J.   Mc-  Michael and J. R. Ambrose agents.   ���  London Baj*keks:  The Bank of England and Messrs. Glyn & Co.  Foreign Agents:  Liverpool���Bank of Liverpool. A stralia���  Union Bank of Australia. New Zealand���Union  Band of Australia, Bank of New Zealand.  India, China and Japan���Chaiwred Mercantile  Bank of India, London and China, Ajrra Bank.  West Indies���Colonial Hank. Paris-Marcuard.  Krauss & Co.   Lyons���Credit Lyoimais.  J. ANDERSON, Manager.  Greenwood    B. C  FOR SALE  ���be Oueeti  ������  '������*������  Clarendon Hotel Block,  Greenwood, B. C.  For Pipes, Tobaccos and Cigars  Wholesale and Retail.  I. ROBT. JACOBS, Manager  FINE LINE OF.  1  Pipes, Cigars,  Tobaccos and Pouches.  JUST RECEIVED.  Coryell's   Map   of   Wellington   Camp  11  DRUGGIST,-  1  MIDWAY^-B. C.  ��� ���  ��� ���  _*6     iV-     Sf-  "��'    "W    %1  *  -4s  4��  Mitchell  The Tailor..  a* Has   the   Latest  Designs of *s*  ***��, Spring-      and      Summer ��2��  ^ Suititigs. ,  4�� ^ *  ��l�� / See   Them ��� ��?���  4�� &  *l_��l-^_*j_^-^_^-^_^.��l_i^^_^.  THISTLE : :  is the  ���AN1>���  SEAGRAM'S  ���s the Best Scotch Whisky  ���ANl-���  The Best Canadian.  ' Furnished Hotel in Win^emere dis- |  trict, East Koote'uav. For Terms]  apply HUGH MacDONALD,  Barrister, Peterborough, B. C,  SOLE AGENTS:  R.  P_  RlTHET & Co.  Ltd.  VICTORIA     B.C  Will be the terminus of the Columbia  & Western Railway  .. .IN THIRTY DAYS. ..  _����*" Now is the time to Invest. "^  We have Snaps in Business and  Resi-  dental Lots.     Cash or Terms.,  Call, Write or Wire..  W. B. Rickards & Co.  MIDWAY, B. C.  ESTAW.ISltl-D   1802.  Furniture  Carpets  Linoleums  Cork Carpet  Curtains  Wallpape  Complete House Furnishings.  *=<Xr*  A  larg-c  stock  of  Fine  and   Medium  Priced Goods;in above lines.  Send for Samples and Prices���free.  :  s  1  I  , u.u. KJ&SSaWSSCB-.  -T���.. ������. .  .7i.ii  July 20,  1900.  $Hft &RBEJNWODD WUSKI/Y TIMB)3_,  ��tf J***?***-"-**���*��##.?!���-tit'jt#^  i'i %  *  -Si-  ���a  *  ���5S  ^GAINST THE INSIDIOUS  enemy of man and beast.  We have the'amminntiofl.that  is a sure killer. Protect your  HORSES against flics by using  MILLER BROS', specially prepared: FLY KILLER. For  House use we can furnish  TANGLE FOOT and poison  Fly Paper :   :   :   : -:  ^f-.^js**-:-*?*******':*'^'!'****'!'**':'*':'* ���'���^���i'^S'SfSi*^*':''!'****'!**!**!-**'!'**  ������Druggists and Jewellers***  w      ��� '%.  t��  W  tIR  'fit  City gleanings  '^'f.g'���-��gigSi��&:��Se!@gift@S@'g''5e:g^:'  John Keough is in the city from Colville.  Hugh Keys Armstrong, is again at  the Imperial.  I. H. Hallett left Tuesday on a business visit to Spokane.  Dr. Spanl-de is away on a professional trip to Toronto.  Mile. Trebelli and company were  guests at the Armstrong.  C E. Stowall, of Chesaw, registered  al thc Imperial this week.  John Mack, of the Winnipeg mine,  was at the Armstrong this week.  S. C. Cosens, Fairview,  was  among  the guests bf the Imperial this week.  -  Aid.   "Blake" Wilson, of P.  Burns  & Co., was in the city  this week from  , Nelson. -  Jas. Kerr and R. M. McE. nti re returned this week from Bolster and the  West Fork.  J. F.'Hemenway, assistant treasurer  Old Ironsides company, was in the  city this week.  !_.. C. Brinkly, Toronto, P. B. Wallace, Toronto, were among the arrivals  at the Armstrong this week.  J. A. Cameron has leased the Commercial hotel to Messrs. Howe & Mc-  Creath of the Lion Bottling Works.  I*"- F. H. Oliver, Spokane, the president  of the Morrison Mining company, registered at the Armstrong this week.  P. Genelle, the well-known lumber-  inaiyand his brother, J. Genelle, Vancouver, were at the Armstrong this  week.  A meeting of the Council of the  Board of Trade was held in Pringle &  Whiteside's office. Only routine business was discussed.  Campbell Sweeny, manager of the  Bank of Montreal, Vancouver, paid  the Greenwood branch of the same institution a visit this week.  The B. C. Liquor company have just  received a carload of the famous Calgary beer which they are ready to supply to their customers.  D. J. McLashan, a Vancouver commercial man; T. P. Mclntyre, representing J. H. Ashdown, Winnipeg;  D. M. Stewart and wife, U. S. customs,  were among the arrivals at the Imperial this week.  D. A. McKenzie, with the Hunter-  Kendrick company, leaves for his  home in the east next week. D. A.  goes back to show that Bruce county  men do not get any smaller in the  west. He will be away about two  months.  Frank dough, a well known mining  man, died at the Greenwood hospital  this week. He came here front Colorado about three years and a half ago  and had several mining interests in  the district. Mr. Clough was a native  of Bethel, Maine, and was about 38  years of age. His body was sent to  Bethel by today's train. The body was  embalmed by T. M. Gulley & Co. Geo.  F. Miller, of Miller Bros., accompanies  u the remains to the east.  The New York Theatre company  played in the Auditorium Monday and  Tuesday nights and again on Thursday night. The company is above  the average of travelling companies  and is well worth seeing. By special  request, "Was she to Blame," a  strong comedy drama, will be given  tonicht.     The   company   will    finish  their engagement here tomorrow  niglit  by   playing Uncle Tom's Cabin"  A large gang of railway men are  busy ballasting the track to Midway.  Men are also completing the station  grounds at the latter ooint.  Percy F. Godenrath, who \v:is ou the  Rossland Miner staff during Editor  Kerr's honeymoon trip, returned to  the city last evening.  F. F. Parrish, the superintendent.of  the B. C. mine, returned last evening  from Montreal. Mr. Parrish stated  that there was absolutely no truth iu  the reported sale of. thc B. C. mine.  BOUNDARY TO THE  FRONT.  The World enjoyed a call on Saturday  from Mr. Andrew Laidlaw, a young  Ontario mau, who has made his mark  in the west. He has become prominent  in mining circles iii British Columbia  and the northwestern states, and  divides his residence between Spokane,  Wash., and Greenwood, B. C. He is  associated with Hon. Mr. Dobell and  other proniineut Quebec men in western enterprises, and in this connection  is managing director of the Standard  Copper company, the Quebec Copper  company and the Standard Pyritic  Smelting company.  The smelting company, Mr. Laidlaw  says, has arranged for the erection of  a pyritic smelter in the Boundary district, and he -believes it will be in  operation nearly as soon as the Granby  smelter at Grand Forks and the Mother  Lode smelter at Greenwood. The exact site of .SeT new reduction works  has uot yet been decided upon, but the  plant has been ordered and is now  under construction at Denver, Coll It  will be in operation within four or five  months, and will have a capacity of  200 ton's per diem. -  The important feature of the new  smelter is that its owners claim that it  will be possible with it to smelt $4 or  S5 ore at a profit. At present ore must  run $9 or S10 to the ton to return a margin to the shippers.  Mr. Laidlaw believes the Boundary  district in British Columbia will begin  to "talk" to the world the coming fall  ���that is to say, when the three smelters now under construction are "blown  in." At present the Boundary country is shipping 1,000 tons of ore a week  to the Trail smelter. This indicates  what the country will do with a full  equipment of smelters���Toronto World.  BANK OF  COMMERCE EXTENSION.  In the senate Hon. Mr. Mills introduced a short act lo amend the bank-  act of this session. It consisted of a  new section, Uealing with the amalgamation of banks. Two millions of dollars was being added to the capital  of the Bank of Commerce by the  purchase of the Bank of British Columbia. In order to carry  out this matter thc bill was needed, as  there was no provision for dealing  with a capital larger than that of the  purchasing bank. Sir Mackenzie Bowell pointed out that during the purchase there would be an interregnum  during which the banks would incur  penalties for a larger circulation without ai*3r provision. The bill was read  a first time.  PEACE AT ANY PRICE.  Two old ladies were next to each  other in a station bus. One of the  them wished to have the window  shut, the other to have it open; the conductor was called to decide the question. One said if it were open she  would catch cold and die; the other  said if it were shut she would die of  apoplexy.  The conductor did not know what to  do, when an old man, who had been  sitting quiet in a corner, said:  "Open the window,-friend; that will  kill one of them. Then shut it, and  we shall be rid of the other and have  some peace."���London Answers.  MINERS' DISTRICT OFFICERS.  The British Columbia convention of  the Western Federation of Miners, held  at Nelson, elected the fallowing officers: President, James Wilkes, Nelson; vice president, James Devine,  Rossland; secretary-treasurer, Alfred  Parr, Ymir; executive committee, C. E.  Fraser,Rossland; M. Kane, Greenwood;  William Davidson, Sandon; H. Dim-  mock, Moyie.  THE MERCHANTS CAFE  GREENWOOD STREET.  Home Cooking.      Meal  Tickets   $5.50  for $5.00.  Menu This Day.  Dinner 6 to 7:30.    40 cents.  SOUP.  Oxtail.  " FISH.  :.   ���  Trout,  -COLD  MEAT.  Boiled Ham.  HOT JOINT.  Roast Mutton.    :  ���  VEGETABLES.  Green Peas,       Cauliflower.  3AI.AD.;  Lettuce,   Onions,   Radishes,  SWBBTS.  Raspberry  and  Red  Currant Pie,  Apricot,   Fruit  Cake.  FRUIT.  Apricots, Plums," Pears, Strawberries.  TEA.       COFFEE.      COCOA,       LEMONADE.  ENDERS.  TENDERS   will- be    re  ceived until .  WEDNESDAY/  J��LY 25TM  For Stock and Trade and  unexpired-term- of���lease-of  the IMPERIAL BARBER  SHOP.      -  RALPH SMAILES.  For Sale ��beap*  WAGON, i'LEIGHS, APERA*  JOES, PACKSADDLES, HAR*  NESS, CAMP OUTFITS.  Apply to  T. C1.AHAM, Albert Canp,B.C  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby g-iven that at the first  meeting-of the Licence Commissioners for the  City of Greenwood held after thirty days from  the date liereof I shall apply for a transfer  from me to VV. W. Howe of the Hotel Licence  held by me for the Commercial Hotel, Copper  street,"'ui the City of Greenwood,  Dated 17th July, Moo.  a A. BRANSON.  It Saved His Le_r.  P. A. Danforth of La Grange, Ga.,  suffered for six months with a frightful running* sore ou his leg-; but writes  that Bucklen's Arnica Salve wholly  cured it in five days. For Ulcers,  Wounds, Piles, it's the best salve in  the world. Cure guaranteed. Only  25 cts. Sold by Miller Bros., drag-  gists. ���  VERTICAL  SINKING  PUMPS  We can strongly, recommend this  Pump to those requiring- Its special type.  The extreme convenience of the outside  packed form enables it to be readily  packed and taken up.' The absence of  the projecting valve gear etc. is a feature in avoiding-breakag-es during hoisting and lowering-in the confined space  wiiere tliese pumps are used. Il is fitted  with convenient suspending hooks and.  the piping- arrangement takes up the  least possible space. Mining- superintendents and those interested iu Mining  Machinery would consult their interests  by sending- for catalogue and quotations  before installing tlieir plants. We  manufacture Pumping "Machinery for  every conceivable duty. "��� _.  THEY ^?.���: TOR0NTO.0NT.  GUNLIFFE  &  ABLETT.  Agents at Rossland.  MACKAY  __  YVAI.KEN,  Agents at Vancouver,  WM. SMITH.  P.. G. Box 166, agent at Greenwood, B. C.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate   of Improvements.  "STANDARD" Mineral Claim situate in the  KetU,: tviver Mining Division of Yale District. Win*iv. located : In Deadwood Camp.  TAKE riOT.CE that I, IsaacH. Hallett, as  agi.it for _*hil Aspinwall, Free.Miner's  Certificat- No. 34801A. and James. Johnson,  Free Min'-r's Certificate No. B78S2, intend,  sixty aa. from the date hereof, to apply to.the  Miniug Recorder for a.Certi licate of Improve-:  meats, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grant of the above claim.  And further take  notice - that actioii,~nuder  sectiou 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  I. H. HALLETT.  Dated this 9th day of February, 1900.3-44  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate ot Improvements.     _  "PEACOCK" Mineral Claim, situate in. the  Keitle River Mining Division of Yale District." Where located : In Deadwood camp  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Edward H. Mortimer. Free  Miner's Certificate No. B6034,George. R. Naden,  Free Miner's Certificate No. 14357A, 'and C. H.  Brown, Free Miner's Certificate No. 19S59A, 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.  ' I. H. HLLLETT.  Dated this 20th day of October, 1899.    3-44  .._.*_.  y MINERAL ACT, 1900.  Certificate  of. Improvement.  NOTICE  '���JOLIETTE FRACTIONAL" Mineral Claum  situate in the Kettle River Mining Division of  Yale District. Where located : - Deadwood  Camp, .vi    .  TAKE NOTICE that I, John P. McLeod,  Free Miner's Certificate No. B6356. as  agent for John B. Desrosiers, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 1.6043. 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 3rd day of March, 1900.  J. P. McLEOD.  MINERA     ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTIOE.  BENDIGO mineral claim, situate in the Kettle  River Mining division of Yale district.  Where located:   In Kimberly camp.  TAKE NOTICE that X. Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Nicholas Garland, free miner's  certificate No. 19661A, intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the mining recorder  for a certificate qf improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a crown graut to the abov-  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, 1900.  I. H. HALLETT.  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  RATTLER Mineral Claim, situate in the Kettle River Mining division of Yale district.  Where located :In Wellington camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for William Garland, free miner's  certificate No. 18680A, intend, sixty days from  the date liereof, to apply to the mining recorder for a certificate of improvements for the  purpose of obtaining a crown grant to the  above claim.  ._And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificateof improvements.  Dated this 6th day of March, 1900.  .     I. H. HALLETT.  -**��� - ��� - '-..*������    *&*<* ���  =5. �� II I   -  T\  �����*  IS THE BEST,     WE RECEIVE  CONSIGNMENTS DAILYX  &%,<ya*  ^      THE...  Sperry Co., Ltd. j  ^n!!n!!m!mfnfm!?t!?m!!!nimmt!!t?nn!n!nft!!Hm?!??!?i_  ,. .THE ��.��  ^.-��e��-��f �������*�� '-i��-ie�� -����4�� 4��k -����->��-��>- ���c*--scfr��a*_-ia�� ��9s -isf ��e_._4S��~��eKi��HaEc-��-3��-��n9�� 40F*--ec-'��f':He�� -ci- 4e��>si---tt��4�� <����������4�� '����-<������-ie��->a_-43E-��. ^es-~��_.'���� k��~-���� _:  ���  :'^m  ���������  We Handle all Kinds>*  of Shelf and Heavy        ��������  Harare, ;M^  y   .    .: . .        ���-_==-=-:- #"  -,, -.: ������'������ "���'    ������������������' '.'C.: .".'��� -   ��� ���   -"...��������  ���: ..'"'   ���"���'     ' ������*'���"  Get Your Supply of Buildersy Hardware, |  Doors; Sash, Paper* M^ "  Piasters' Hair From Us.  | ^ESTIMATES GIVEN FOR TIN ROOFING.^ *  "���-, ���**:  Xy  The Supply Point for  SUMMIT,   LONG LAKEpP^p  CREEK, and NORTH FORK Mining CAMJPS^^^^^1  The Junction  of all the spur lines of Boundary with the  Columbia and Western R. R.        The  famous B. C. mine  lies immediately South of Townsite.  -AN ABUNDANT SUPPLY OF GOOD WATER-  Lots 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. EJholt   B. C.  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  BUTCHER BOY Mineral Claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining-division of Yald district. Where located: In Deadwood camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett,  asag-ent for the Butcher Boy Gold and  Copper Mining compkny, limited, non.personal  liability, free miner's certificate No. B28965,  intend.'sixty days from the date hereof, to apply  to tbe mining- recorder for a certificateof improvements for tlie purpose of obtaining a  crown grant to the above claim.  And further take notice "that action, unde  section 37, must be commenced before the issu  ance of such certilicate of improvements.  Dated this 6th day of M'f^^  MINERAL   ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  BAI.LARAT Mineral Claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining division of Yale district. Wiiere located: In Kimberly uainp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Nicholas Garland, free miner's  certificate No. 1966LA, intend, sixty davs from  the date hereof, intend-to apply to tlie'niiniiig-  recorder for a certigcate of improvements fnr  the purpose of obtaining a crown grant to the  above claim.  And  further take notice that   action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certiQcale of improvements.  Dated this 6th day of March,1900.  I. H. HAU.ETT.


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