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 </\#  Published Weekly in the Intercuts of the Boundary Creek Mining District  Vol. VIII.  GREENWOOD, B..C, WEDNESDAY,  OCTOBER 10, 1900.  No  . -37-_? �����  Miss G. D, Sexton, Corset expert of New York,  will be at Rendell & Co/s store on  Friday, Saturday and Monday.  p________M____^___a__^^___^____M__U-��_M_____-___-_^^  Oct. 12, 13 and 15  and demonstrate the advantages of perfect fit'  ting Corsets and be pleased, to explain the  "W. B.  ����  merits of the  and"Lavida" Corsets.  iELL & CO.  *t999***************��*************��****9***9**********  I     PREPARE*FOR WINTER,   I  | ; ;._WE  SELL* THEM.    ALL   SUES . .  E.R. Sperry Company Dd  �� -���?���-���  *  *ftft��ftftftft��ftftft����*-H��ft'ft��ftft��ftftft*��ftft*ft#*��#��*��������������*ftftftft��*  arrtaaes  '4*4'  a  ^HAVE ARRIVED^  t^y'lliv'-aidiey'^iEo^  Furniture. Carpets. Linoleums, Toilet Sets, Pictures and  Wall Mouldings. ....  ��� ���>  -UNDERTAKERS AND EMBALMERS.-  99*)**09*****9***********��**i******************99******  ��  ��.  -���  ��  *  ��  *��  *  *  -��  .ftft  ��  ��  -'ftft  ��  ��  ��  ��  *  ftft  ��  ���  ftft  ��;  ��.  -��  ��  ft  ft  *  Cai  ulfit  id.  ...y'.. ..  ���: i  \  |>A|  _____ __k <fl__ib<  i -  {Lsl!  mom  ������������.<���  We Handle all Kinds  of Shelf and Heavy  Hardware. X' X X  Get Vour?Supply of Builders* Hafdware,  Doors, Sash,, Paper, Window Glassr  Piasters' Hair From Us.  ^^STIMATES GIVEN FOR TIN R00FING.2SS  MINING HEWS OF TBE WEEK  Cariboo Declares Another Dividend���A. B. C. Davis Assayer  and Metaliurkist -for the Pyritic Smelter���An  Opinion on the Increased Mining Tax -Work  at the Smelter  The directors of the Cariboo Mining  company have declared a 1J_ cent dividend for the quarter ending September  30. The dividend will be paid on Oct.  31 to shareholders of record of Sept.  30. A much larger dividend could  have been declared out of the surplus  funds on hand, but the management  is pursuing the policy of devoting as  large a share as possible of its profits  to development and equipment purposes. The official reports from the  mine are to the effect that the property  is in splendid shape. Underground  the work is being pushed, both east  and weBt; along the ore bodies, with  excellent results. In new ground on  the Okanagan claim, the management  has opened up what it considers one of  the most remarkable chutes of good  grade ore every discovered anywhere.  This chute is unbroken and uufaulted,  and extends for 350 feet straight away.  To more effectually open this showing  and further increase the company's  ore iteserves anew additional'triple  compartment shaft is being sunk on  the Okanogan. This shift will permit  of two hoists running, and leave room  for a airway besides. It will of course  connect underground with the present  Cariboo shafts, "  A. B. C. Davis, who accepted tbe  position of chemist and metallurgist  for the Standard Pry tic Smelting company, has arrived in the city. Mr.  Davis has had a long and successful  experience. He has been .assayer,  chemist and metallurgist of the Cleor  patra smelter at Ouray, Colorado, the  Bouna Vesta S. & R. company and -the  Boston Gold-Copper Smelting company at Lddville, Colorado. " .  freight and smelting is placed at $21  ton. This leaves $79 on which the 2  per cent tax is to be paid. The tax  would therefore be $1.58 a ton. The  mine management claim that they  employ 80 men; who under present  conditions mine 100 tons of ore a week,  and the cost of mining the ore is  placed at $40 a ton. They contend  that it is unfair to levy a tax on this  $40; that the tax should be levied on  the net value of the ore; or, in other  words, that the- tax should be 2 per  cent on $39 instead of $79.  Taking $110 as the actus.1 value of  Slocan ore, and $31 as the actual sum  paiid for freight and treatment, a mine  that ships 100 tons a week, and keeps  the shipments at that rate for a year  will pay the province $8,216 in taxes,  and make a net profit of $194,584. This  does -not seem to be unfair taxation,  when it is considered that tVje cost Qf  marketing- Slocan QF? has been reduced  anywhere Irom 95 to $10 a ton through  the building of railways into the district largely through bond subsidies  and land grants from the province.  Compare the taxes paid by the-producing mine with the taxes paid by  the> producing sawmill. A sawmill  Gutting and selling 40,000 feet of lum.  ber a day pays the province 50 cents on  each and every thousand feet of logs  scaled .in the mill pond or mill yard.  The cost of laying a- thousand feet of  logs down at a sawmill in Kootenay is  $5, and the cost of sawing* the logs info lumber is $5, This leaves a margin  of $3 a thousand to the millman, out of  which he must pay the province 50  cents. _If tlie millman run-- his mill  s_ix.d-.T_. a. -week aud everv  week iu the  year, -lie  will  have   xxbetl up 1-2,4HO,')..0  JTobn O^Kegan,  si|periiiteutU.|it,.i],f   feet.vf logs; wil! .'avepaiJ^^province  the X<ast' Chance, -one of the famous  mines in the Slocan, was in Nelson on  Saturday'. In a general conversation  with a Tribune man he said that the  mine .had resumed shipments, all tbe  buildings and plant destroyed by.the  recent fire having been replaced;'in  fact, the property is now in better  shape for economical working than  ever" before, The big tunnel is well  underway, and when it reaches tbe  vein, the mine will be opened to a  depth of 1,000 feet.  Mr. Regan has been in the country  since 1890, and is well posted on the  conditions prevailing there, Like all  other men intrusted with the management of mines, he says that the 2 per  cent tax now imposed by the province  on the output of metalliferous mines is  unfair. To back up his contention, he  citeB the Last Chance-as an example.  Thc value of the ore produced by that  mine, for argument's' sake, is placed  at $100 a ton at the mine,   The cost of  ...THIS CUT SHOWS OUR.  $6,240 i�� taxes, and have anet prpfii.  of, $31,200. " -  " .  If the above is a fair presentation of  the'case, the mine owners of the Slocan huve, touse a common expression,'  "no kick coming," aa far as taxation  is conctraed.���Nelson Tribune.  Forty men are now employed at the  Standard Pyritic smelter. The mason  work has been commenced and an  order for 300,000 feet of lumber has  been placed with McPherson Bros.  EUGENE D. SULLIVAN  Letter Press  It Is the Best  Press lu  the  Market,  and Costs You Less Money.  LETTER.COPYING BOORS,  BATHS, OILED SHEETS,  BRUSHES ETC., ETC.  Always in Stock.  Smith  & McRae,  Books, Stationery, Office Supplies  and Wall FaperT -  Phoae V. &LN��� 34,  A PfOB.-_.eni: Figure ia Butte Politics  Dies in Greenwood.  Dibd���At the Greenwood Hospital on  : Thursday last, Eugene D. Sullivan,  __ aged 45 years.       ___   Behind this brief announcement is  an Interesting story of a gentleman  who played a prominent part in the  stirring drama of Butte politics, who  had1 strong personal and political  friends and strong political enemies,  but who died possessing the respect of  all who knew him. Eugene D. Sulli-  vaa was born in Houghton, Mich. His  father died while he wais still young  and the care of a family of six boys  and thre* girls younger than himself  fell on his shoulders.' He came to  Butte in 1878 and was Boon a prominent ��� figure in stirring politics of that  city. He was elected sheriff of Silver  Bow county, in which Butte ia situated,  and held the office from 1884 to 1886.  He ran for the office a second time  and received a majority of votes, but  owing to some irregularity in one of  the precincts, its vote was thrown out  and hia opponent was declared elected.  During his term of office he discharged  his duties faithfully and impartially.  The Daly-Clark fued was then started  and the Democratic party was divided  Into two hostila factions. The result  wag disastrous to many, including Mr.  Sullivan, and he emerged from the  conflict ruined financially.  For some time he kept an hotel in  Walkersville, a suburb of Butte. He  left that city ih January last and went  to Republic. From there he came to  Greenwood and went to work with bis  old friend Nick Tregear at the Winnipeg mine. On the night of Sept. 16  be complained of feeling unwell, and  on the 16th he went to Phoenix. He  started back to tbe mine on the first of  October, bat Mr. Tregear seeing that  he was still, a very sick man sent him  to tbe Greenwood hospital. It waa  found that he was suffering irom  typhoid  fever and despite the beat  (medical treatment death came at 11:35  Thursday night.   His brother, D. J.  Sullivan, was immediately telegraphed  for and he arrived from Butte Saturj  day night.     He made arrangements to  have   the body   embalmed by T.   M.  Gulley & Co. who also furnshed a magnificent casket.    By Monday's train,  the remains were shipped to Butte for  interment,  a large concourse of those  who knew him in past years following  to 'the   railway   station.   The   pallbearers were:   Jno. Hanley, of the R.  Bell  mine,   a cousin of the deceased,  Nick Tregear, Col.  Armstrong, R. E.  L,.   Brown,   J.   Roderick    Robertson,  James Cunningham, C.  J.  McArthur,  apd Wm. Hurley.  D. J. Sullivan, who is in the office of  the treasurer in Silver Bow county, is  the only surviving brother, but his  sisters, Mrs. J. Murphy, Mrs. Joe  Hogan and Mrs. O'Neill reside in  Butte.  Eugene D. Sullivan was highly respected by those who knew him. Always a strong friend of the working-  men, he possessed their confidence and  secured their support in -his political  struggles.  ELECTION DAY  The Date for the Dominion  General Elections  IS FIXED FOR NOVEMBER 7  A   St-oit" Camiaign ��� The   Writs  For a General Election Will Be  Nailed Tomorrow,  A CIVIC DEADLOCK  Mayor Refuses to Sign Agreement  Settling Rendell Case.  For two hours and a half the Greenwood council wrangled over the agreement with Rendell & Co. and in that  time did' not succeed in adopting the  minutes of the previous meeting.  Mayor Hardy was in the chair and  Aid. Galloway, Sutherland and Sulli-  von were present. The clerk read the  minutes and Aid. Galloway moved  their adoption. The mayor at once attacked the agreement passed by the  council and said that he would never  sign the same until Rendell & Co.  lowered the sidewalk. No one seconded  the motion to adopt the minutes and at  10:30 Aid. Galloway, seeing no prospects of any business being done, left  the. council chamber and the council  without a quorum.  The action of the mayor places the  council in a peculiar position.. By a  unanimous vote they decided to give  $5,000 to Rendell & Co, jn settlement  of tlieir suit and wired their .solicitor..  Ottawa, Ont., October 8. An order  in 'council was passed aj|��.approved  today dissolving parliament and a  proclamation will be issued to that  effect tomorrow. The writs for a  general election will also be mailed to -  morrow. Nominations will take place  on Oct 31, and voting a week later on  Nov. 7. The campaign will thus be  one of the shortest in the history of  the country.  ALBA HEYW00D  Will  The    Prince    of   Comedians  Be Here.  Alba Heywood, the prince of comedians and the ever popular retailer of  fun', will be here on the 16th and 17th,  with a complete program, new songs,  stories and impersonations designed  for laughing purposes only, and bear  ing the 20th century imprint. He is  supported this season by the following  well-known artists. Miss Gertrude  Monroe, a brilliaut violinist, who has  distinguished herself with the leading  musical organizations in the United  States (including the Boston Symphony Orchestra). Her playing is  briljant, fascinating and highly pleasing; She has a genuine old Cremona  violin, of wh_c_i she is very proud.  Mr. Gnstave Ullrich,  a  'cellist of re-  \  on the coa-t to dh.-_oiit_.me the appeal" n,a**abl* aWUty. *��*�������� VUpil of Bruno  Thev aUo placed on record ax^ulutio,. lst��"*f-. <* lh<��don. Thomas' orch.s-  "-" tra%  The ^ello,  though the grandest  j*etti-)-C_. forth _4.l.at the sidewalk  posite the Rendell block would hot be  interfered with during their tenure of  office: The ..agreement -pledging, the  payment of $5,000 was drawn up and  signed by all the parties interested excepting the mayor.  LOST A LEG.  Brakeman Matheson, of the C- p. R.  Freight Train, the Victim.  Brakeman Matheson, on.the C. P. R.  freight train coming west yesterday,  met with a serious accident at Fanron  siding, near Christina Lake. A car  was being run into the siding and  Matheson was descending from ' the  top when he fell on the track. Tbe  car ran over his leg,cutting it off above  the ��� knee. Dr. Forin, of Greenwood,  was on the passenger" train" g61ng~ea_t  and-he did everything possible; after  which he was taken to the hospital at  Grand Forks.  WERNER-NETZ.  of string instruments, is seldom Heard  in the provincial cities, and will-, be a  source of: great pleasure to all'and a  surprise to many. Those who' particularly enjoy vocal music will be  pleased to learn that Mr. Heywood has  secured tbe services of Miss Emile  Colej tbe beautiful and talented soprano, who for two years was understudy of the - Bostonian Opera com-'  pany. Miss Cole's voice is exquisitely  sweet, and her ballad singing is most  delightful.  FQOTBBLL.  C. L,. Werner, one of the proprietors  of the Gem restaurant, returned on  Thursday night accompanied by his  bride. Mr. Werner was married at his  old home in Hanover, Kansas, the  bride being Miss Minnie Netz. A  Kansas paper gives the particulars of  the happy event "as follows:  "At the Evangelical parsonage, this  city, September 18, by Rev. W. F.  Schuerman, Mr. Conrad Werner, of  Greenwood, B. C, and Miss Minnie  Netz, of this county. The ceremony  which was witnessed by about thirty-  five invited guests, was followed by a  supper which had been prepared by  the friends of the contracting parties.  The happy pair left immediately on  the B. & M. for Kansas City, where  they will spend a few days and then  will go to Greenwood, B. C, where  Mr. Werner has an extensive interest  in the mines. He is the son of Jacob  Werner, of Hanover, and for the past  ten years has been in the mining districts of the west and at present is also  engaged in the hotel business at Greenwood. Mr. Werner is a wide-awake,  competent business man, and we predict for him a successful career. The  bride is the daughter of Charles Netz  of Washington county, and her amiable ways and kindness of heart have  endeared her to a host of friends whose  best wishes accompany her to her new  home."  Mr, and Mrs. Werner received a  hearty welcome from his many Greenwood friends. The Times joins tbem  in extending congratulations.   .     ���  Word was sent in from the West  Fork Tuesday that 200 men were  wanted to work on the new wagon  road.  TTfae wages offered are $3 a day.  A football meeting was held on Friday, Oct. 5th, in tbe Masonic hall for  the purpose of organizing a football  club in Greenwood and putting it on a  proper basis. After W. G. Robertson  had beea_VGted to the chair, the following officera were elected and resolution^ carried:  President���J. H. Smythe.  Vice Presidents���F. J. Finucane, J.  Anderson, W. h. C.Gordon and P. P.  Sharpe.  General Management Committee���  W. F. Craig, Dill, Coulter.  Treasurer���G. N. T. Hill.  Secretary���F. B. Smith.  The colors of the club will be green  and white.  Regular practice days are to be  Wednesdays and Saturdays in each  week.  Matches will be arrauged with outside clubs such as Phoenix, Grand  Forks, Nelson, etc.  WALSH-GAFFHEY.  Thos. Walsh, proprietor of the Kootenay hotel, Greenwood, and Miss Lizzie  Gaffney were married at Mr.McAulay's  hotel, Midway, at 8:30 o'clock this  morning by Rev. Father Palmer.  Miss McConnell, of Greenwood, was  bridesmaid, while M. Kane supported  the groom. After the interesting ceremony the happy couple and twenty invited guests sat down to a splendid  wedding breakfast. Mr. and Mrs.  Walsh drove down to Greenwood in  time to catch today's outgoing train.  The honey moon will be spent iu Spokane. Mr. Walsh is a Boundary creek  pioneer. He was one of the first to  have confidence in itR future prosperity  and the Times joins with his many  friends in wishing him a full measure  of future success.  Big consignment of apples, 50 boxes,  good eating, $1.75; 25 boxes crab apples $2.25; 50 baskets of Concord grapes  90c basket; 40 boxes of plums SI box,  cranberries, citrons, etc., at Ker/oot'a,  the Central Depot for fruit, Greenwood street. October 10,  1900.  THE GREENWOOD WEEKIA TIMES.  A Prize Essay  .On the care . of ythe  Teeth by Dr. De Voe,  in the Cosmopolitan  for October, is wo'rtiiy  of your attention.  Read it carefully.  DR. R. MATH1SON,  DENTIST  Naden-Flood Block, .: GREENWOOD  CUeekiy Cinies/  PUBLISHED BY  The Greenwood'f fines PrintingandPutllshing  Comsany, Limited.  Duncan Ross.���........'.:...  .........EdiiorI  tlie .ja-overuj-iet-t appointed D. J.  p'jDaaogJ_V.e, a prominent labor man  of Toronto, and clothed him with  power to give practical effect to thi-.  resolution. Subletting- of contracts  has. bejen stopped" by the government.  The original, contractor is responsible "to^he govern ment and he must pay  current wages. The g-overnmerit has  abolished the ^sweating- system in Canada; the government has passed a  measure pr6viding for the adoption of  conciliatory methods in the settlement  of labor disputes; the government has  established a-department of labor and  publish/the I<abor Gazette in the interests- of labor; the government has  appointed an officer to enforce the pro.  visions of the alieu labor net and has  doubled the poll tax on Chinese coming, into this country.  In other ways its; legislation has  been in the direction of, promoting  the interests of the hiboring classes.  All this has been done in the last four  years, but the gentlemen of the Nelson  convention are riot satisfied. They  offer Chris Foley as a willing sacrifice  on the altar of Toryism. . The offering  will no doubt be gratefully accepted by  the Conservative candidate, but how  are the interests of'the laboiing man  to be thus promoted?  Wednesday, October io, woo.  A TORY STALKING HORSE.  The worst enemy of labor is labor..  Those,   who  are honestly*! striving-- to  promote the labor interests have more  to fear from the enemies within their  rank   than from those who have not  directly    identified    themselves   with  labor organizations.   T.he  nomination  of Chris Foley as a labor candidate in  the forthcoming federal election.is the  making   of a   stalking .horse. behind  which   good   Conservatives    hope   to  secure an advantage over the Liberals.  ��� We know that the rank and file of the  labor party are opposed to this playing  , into the hands of their ancient enemy,  the Tory party.    We .do not-say that,  either   the   avowed   labor, leaders   or  Chris   Foley   are   with   malice. aforethought dedicating the labor party in.  Ya'e-Cariboo,   to   the-: political sharp  practices   of   the Tory party; but appearances  are   against   them.     They  have been   told  by  those who are ac-.  quainted with  the political, situation  in. Yale-Cariboo  district,-that.a'l-*.bor,  candidate could not possibly be elected  in this  district,   that he cannot secure  votes enough to save his. deposit; they"  have   been   Avarned   by  sensible men  within their ranks,  that the nomination   of   a   labor candidate,- while-it  might help the  Conservatives,���'.would'  militate against-the interests of labor;-  they  did not go  into the tfelson convention  ignorant of- the political conditions or  their own   weakness in  a  -federal fight. In opposition to the advice  their friends,  within   and without the  ranks, they place  a candidate in  the  field who has no more chance of being  elected than Paul Kruger has of being  King of England, but who may succeed  in taking a few hundred votes from the  ~^E,iberal**candidater--The^majority'-of-  laboring   men   in  every constituency  and   in  every   cbunty    are   Liberals.  Theirs   is  a  policy of Jreform.   They,  are honestly striving after legislation  to   which  they  are'entitled and they  naturally   ally   themselves   with   the  party   whose policy   is in  a measure-  similiar to their own.    What is generally  true,  is true of Yale-Cariboo dis-.  trict.    Left   free,  the  majority ,of the  labor men would vote for Mr. GaliiherJ'  the   Liberal  candidate,   and   if   they  vote for Mr. Foley  they only help to  elect Mr. McNeill.  The labor convention at Nelson -promulgated a platform- They want free  compulsory education; they want a  legal working day of eight hours;  they want government inspection of  all industries, and the abolition of contract system on public works; they  want the public ownership of all  franchises and the abolition of Asiatic  im migration; they want the compulsory arbitration of labor disputes and  the prohibition of competition from  prison labor, and they want the compulsory arbitration of the franchise.  They declare in their platform that  they want all these reforms and in the  same breath they give the lie to their  statements by arming Chris Foiey  with authority to assist A.' H. McNeill  in defeating the party who would  listen to their ldemands. A careful  study of Canadian history reveals no  marked legislation by the Conservatives in the interests of the working  man during their eighteen years of  power, but still the labor convention  of Nelson sends out their representa-  iive for the purpose of securing the return of a Conservative. On the other  hand laboring men have secured much  during the four years of Liberal, rule.  Through the instrumentality of Hon.  Mr. Mulock, postmaster-general, the  House of Commons passed are'solatitTn  to the effect that every effort should  be made to secure to workmen on government works the current-wage and  J. P. MI~L��OD.\,     -, . .  ^ -    >'-    i  _3ah_*._sre"r' and scucitor.  Notakv Public, Etc.  Offices. Wallace-Miller block. Greenwood,B.C.  FORBES. M:* KERBY-r G.E'  Provincial Land Surveyor-  Offices:   Greenwood, B.C.  also J, A. "UnsworHi's Store, Midway, B. C.  F.W, GROVES,  C Civil and Mining Engineer  Provincial Land Surveyor.'  greenwood, b.c.    y  Mineral Claims Reported upon. ' ���  ' "Onderjjrouud Surveys.  GREENWOOD THE METROA OLIS  An epidemic of optimism and exaggeration breaks out in Boundary country at short intervals. Newspapers  are most.liable to ���: c__tbh the infection  It is never fatal but unlike lightening  it usually strikes twice or oftener in  the same place." Our old friend; the  Grand Forks Gazette, never escaped  Just as. sure as there were any germs  flouting round'so sure would the Gazette become afflicted with the disease.  It must be very infectious for even  the Phoenix Pioneer has fallen a victim.'It is laboring under the hallucination 'that the .only place on  earth is Phoenix. Now Phoenix is  the natural outcome of the develop-  .ment ..'of the ' mineral resources in the  camp.v The employment of- men in  the mines-of Phoenix; insures a central place where tlie miners build their  homes. There will be- found stores  and saloons arid hotels. The more  men that are employed in the mines  at Phoenix, the greater will thev town  become. ..But "this should : not alarm  the Pioneer: The. growth of the town  will '.riot'.be fearfully rapid, and, judging from . the" '.history of other mining  camps, there is every assurance, that  with a little energy the newspaper can  keep pace with the development of ;thc  town....'...--  . What is true of Phoenix camp, is  .true of .eyeryrotfier.rriinin'g camp in the  Boundary.. It is idle 'to suppose * that  four hundred or five hundred or even a  thousand :imen :can b'e'employed at the  Mother Lode 'and contiguous mines  without a suitable town' growing up  near,the mines;* There-will be similar  towns;"riear'the'B. C.' and in Central  camp-r-dinner'bucket towns.';' ��� '  These towns are necessarily feeders  to -the central ��� metropolis; and that  metropolis is Greenwood. ���"��� Situated be-  tween , all the" mining '��� camps, ' it is  benefitted by the growth of them all.  The bigger Phoenix grows, the better  for��� Greenwood. And .as.the other  mii.ing;a_stricts reach a higher stage'  of. .development and; .as the dinner  .bucket, towns spring .up, Greenwood  -wi 11 -. grow-accord i n 'gly...._EyieryJrmuing  camp is.a feeder toits own local town  and all the local-towns will contribute  to the growth and .wealth of the central city���Greenwood. ' This, is true of  all communities. Boundary will be no  exception to the rule, ^  EDITORIAL NOTES.  ,__-__jL-___... .,-.  Mayor Garde.*^'' has accepted the  Conservative nonjination in Burrard  district. Burrard*'district includes the  City of \7anco.uye*t"77  ROBBED THE GRAVED  A 'startling incident, is narrated by  John Oliver of .-Philadelphia, as follows: "I. was in : au a.wful condition.  My skin was almost . yellow, eyes  sunken, tongue coated, pain'continually in back and sides, no appetite,growing weaker clay by.day. Three physicians had given me up. Then I was  advised to use Electric Bitters; to my  great J03', the first bottle made a decided improvement. I continued their  use for three weeks,. and am now a  well man. I know they robbed the  grave of another victim." No one  should fail to try them. Only SOc.  Guaranteed, at Miller Bros, drug store.  OHARLES AE, SHAW,  Civil Engineer,  Dominion   and,J Provincial  'Land Surveyor. y.  GREENWOOD,   ;      :      ;      .'7 B.   C.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  HALLETT & SHAW,  Barristers, Solicitors,  Notaries Public.  Cable Address :   " __ai._.ett."  Con__  ) Bedford M'Neill's   Greenwood,  CODES   < Moreing. & Neal��s _     *  Leiber's.  I. H. HAIXETT  H. C. SHAW.  PRINGLE & WHITESIDE,  Barristers and Solicitors,  ���     Notaries Public, Etc.  Offices: Over Banjr.of Montreal, G.eenwc*bd.  BAUER & ASHCROFT,  Provincial Land Surveyors  Mlnlne and Civil Engineering.  Mineral Claims Surveyed and Crown Granted  Laud and Engineering Surveys  v.. A. BAUER: C.E., P.L.S. A.E. ASHCROFT CE iP.LS  VANCOUVER . .GREENWOOD.  Wood   Bibclc,  next  door ��� to    Custom   office.  -   GREENWOOD. B. C.    .  Boundary  Valley   Lodge  No. 38, I.O.O.F.  EI_TS every Tuesda\  livening-   at   8.00   it  their lodge 100m at Greenwood, B.C.  A cordial  invitation is extended to all sojourning breth.  ���iu. Duncan Ross, N.G.  J. J. Guixly. Rec. Sec  THE  BANK   QF  "   Established in 1836.'-' '".  - ���'" - '-*  .-';���    Incorporated by Bfoyal. Charter.'; <  Paid-up Capital..:...l.......;..-$4.866;66;6"  Reserve Fund'-^.....,.'.y..v$.;5 81,666.  London Office:    1-  ..'  .  3 den-cut's tare,. Lombard Street, E. C  CoURT-.OF DlRECTORS.:0  J. H. Brodie, John James Carter. Gaspard  Farrer, Richard H. Glyn, Henrv I. R. Farreu,  Ed. Arthur Hoare, H. J.B. Kendall, J. J. Kings-  ford, Fred Lubbock, George D.'Whatmau.  ..'; - :      Secretary, A. G.~Wallis.;;,   - '. .,<,;-.' .,;  Pead office in Canada:- St. James;st.,7Montreal  7:H. Stikeman, general manager. '">���.'; "���'. ���  J. Elmsley, inspector.  A.   F.   &   A.   M.  GREENWOOD LODGE, A. F. & A 'M  Regular Commuiucatioii first Thursday 111  every month. Sojourning brethton cordially  invited. R. F. COATES.  _. S. IJlack. W. M Secretarj  jt.        _v^       JJ��.  t   . ��  and Real Estate  Greenwood and Myers Creek,  ������  '<>+*>*>*>  Clarendon Hotel-BlocK  Greenwood, B. C.  For Pipes, Tobaccos and Cigars  Wholesale and Retail.  I. ROBT. JACOBS, Manager  SWAM SOUSE  Comfortable furnished rooms.  Private Board. Home Cooking-. Board and room from  S7 a week and upwards.  -*  Established 1.62.  9, t **.*<��� f***9*+<*>* ������! ��^���������0����*��> ��� ft*��^����< K�� ��� .'  The  most  complete- ahd    largest  slock in Western Canada.    Our  showrooms and various  de-  partit-eitts   cover  1000,000  square .feet   of   floor  space.  Samples and Prices Free on  Application.  WES LER BROS.,  VICTORIA, B.C.  IXWKIIIII lnn<l>*��w ������>����>���  ��*-����� ;  CHATHAM WAGON $70.00  3 SLEIGHS (double tires) 20.00 each  HARNESS, per sett. 16.00  y>  APERAJOES (complete) 15.00  PACKS ADDLES..     3.S0 -  ��_- '���*'���"  The above although second-hand are  11 first-class condition.    Apply  T. GRAHAWU  ALB E RT CANYON, B.  Branches in CanaIia:  London," Brantford, .Hamilton, .Toronto,  Moutreal. Ottawa, King-stori, Qnebec'rSt. John,  N. B., Brandon, Winnipe-f, Fredericton, N. B.,  Halifax, Victoria, Vancouver, Rossland, Kaslo,  Ashc'rbft. Dawson Citjv Klondike, N.. W.  T., Greenwood. Atlin and Bennett, B. C  ."-. __OENTS IN THE UNITED STATES: -���'  Spokane���Traders' National' Batik and Old  National Bank; New York���(52 Wall street)  W.-I;awson and J. C. Welsh, ag-ents. San  "Francisco���(124 Sansome , street). H. J. Mc-  Michael and J." R;.AmbroSe.ag-ents. "   y   .,  .' - ���������..���_ .IrfpNDofr.BANK-iR!.: ,7 _..-:.,,  The Bank of England and Messrs. Glyri '(-'Co.  Foreign Agents:   . ������'���   :  ' Liverpool���Bank of Liverpool. .A stralia���.  Union Bank of Australia. New Zeala ud���Union  Band :of Australia,--Bank -of "New Zealand.  India, China and Japan���Chartared Mercantile  Bank of India, London and China. Aprra Bank.  West Indies���Colonial Bank. Pans-Marcuard.  Krauss & Co.   Lyons���Credit Lyonnais.  J. ANDERSON, Manager,  Greenwood   B. C  la.  Fresh Beet Pork,  Mutton, Fish, Etc.  Always on Hand*  t ������  * -.  rl * *  PROPRIETOR.  COPPER ' STREET.  munroe -> *  <*a\y -*4^* 1*Y*  ~*L-       �����%,       *V  * 4' - *- 1  CHOICE CIGARS  A1MD  ���������-������- -    - - ���j    ���  TOBACCOS 'X X X%c  ., , __  FINE-    '"^  "-    '-*  '.     '*''t^*"*^^.7';:  '*-" V:'-r���.-r  \'-y'X$?��:yx:::'.V\  News Papers, Periodicals,  Cifculating Ltbfa_-y,Fa_-.cy-  Goods, Candies, Etc, Etc.  X   X   X     >  GOPPEFf STREET  iili  ON REAL ESTATE  CF*  CF*  e.  CF*  CF*  C��*  CF*  CF*  CF*  Cr*  IF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  ��_  CF*  ~���~>���: ry : ' ; >3  Capital, all paid up, SpOOflJOj).%:i-^Kcsp jli^^)pp.-j  President: ��� Lorp-Btuath^pna an_>:;Mo.oi4t RoVai,; ^-,'-s .^';'- ���  ;  ��� Vice-President:  -Hb.v. (-e6r(.k A. "Drommond.    ''-"   : <���'���'" '���������'   r-  ;,.,.:.     Geuera,l,Manager,,:    E. S-.Cu-Jiston.' "':"���''���.'       ���������������-������  Branches iii Lomloii, Eng; j^e^^*^a;[ lew.York, Chicago.  Buy and sell Sttrlintr. E_tchaii(fei,ahd Cable Transfers ; Grant Conini.orci-j.1 an.  Travellers' Credits, available in any part_of the world..     .      '."        '    ' . 7  ' '  Greenwood Branch,    F. J. FINUCANE,' Manager.  H  H  >=D  _<_��������  H-  H<  H.  H,  H  H.  >��_J  S*-0  09  AND  TRUST GO,, LIMITED LIABILITY.  REPRESENTING^ ;  ���'-.-' PHOENIX OTiRIi):;:ASStJRANCE'::e04 y ���>- 7 y 7  ���.._..'... '".': 7.y.7"'"���'     '."������;.*.������.-.��� QF. iONDON.ENG^-iN-piy-.'-.'^..  7;i   ��� WESTERN -ASSURANCE)  C6^;0i Toronto-x -Vy  %.:��� BRITISH-AMERICA.^SSURAJSTGE CO;,   ;  '���:���-. : 7 .-���'���" ��� '"������'- "-*7;���'���-.-���:-"���'��� '���������'���'���        * -��� of Toronto ;.; .������.;���  LIVERPOOL AN�� 'I^)NDON AND. GU)BE    '  ASSURANCE CO., OF LONDON, ENGLAND  BIRKBECK INVESTMENT &- LOAN CO.". -  -   OF TORONTO.  GEO. R. NADEN,  Manager  CABLE ADDRESS  . CODB:���  MORBING 'ft NHAL.  THOS. MIELER; 'Mgr.  TO LfiT :   Building suitable for* Stores or ofHces.    L,ot on,iCopper Street,'  business  centre. ��  FOR SALE:   "Well Furnished five roomed house, easy terms of payment.'  GREENWOOD,  B.  C.  ��� i ���  ill  COMPANY.  LIMITED.,     R. GREIGER, MGR.  xxx Agents For fabst Beer, xxx  Complete Line^Bar -Supplies. . ....GREENWOOL  aiace oiwy-  Harvey & Robins, Proprietors.  tin Best stockv Cbe newest Rigs,  Copper Street,. Greenwood,,   .  THE BEST BEER ]IN TOWN IS MADfi BY   .  khm  : PORTMAN BROS. & CO.,;:' J  Proprietors*  ask Ifor  nUlHliDlif  txJx  The EUthorn Lager Beer Contains only'Pure Malt Hops, Ti-y  It I It is kept on Draught or in Bottles by all the^leading-Hotel..  LIMITED.  VANCOUVER. B. C.. 733 Pender St.  Also NELSON, B. C.  f.:.lJ^.-Wl��;Eeod;:  BARR1ST-ER-AND SOLICITOR  Room 4. WalIa��e--MiUer7BIocl5.  We are Manufacturers and direct Importers, and carrj a larije stock of B��Uncea, Furnaces.  Fire Clay goods, SiientiBc-and Practical Books, .Glassware/Platinum Goodsj- Acids, Chemicals .  and all other Assayers'and Miners' requirements.   Soleagehts for Morfjan Crnclble'.CoiApapy,  Battersea and Standard Firebrick Co.,"Crucibles and _��Iu__leB.   Becker's Sons'Balances, Etc.  Catalogue aud full particular, sent on applicatio--.    -.���';  Braun's Gasoline Furnaces and Cupel MacMnes.  MIDWAY, B. C.  First-Class Accommodation. Best Brands-Liquors and Cigars  A.  THOS. McAUIvAY, Prbpii^taK? -"f  .- x\ yw-x irr-
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y\
THE) GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES
October 10,  1900.
BOARD OF TRADE.
The
\ THE MAIL ORDER. NUISANCE.
Quarterly Meeting.- He_d-^Com:
m mittees Appointed.
.The,quarterly, general meeting- of
the Greenwood Board.of Trade was
held iu tlie -city- Kail7on Wed.nesday
evening"; with President Galloway in
the chair.:.-R. McPherson and E. Ker-
foot were addecTto -the, membership of
the bbirdri The/annual convention of;
the Associated-Board's os Trade, whi. lr
meets'here iti Januafy7 Avas '.c.isqi.ss'.'d!,
aud preparations' will be._iri.-c.- to receive the visitors. It Was.also decided
to see Mr. Johnson-relative to haying-
the blowing- in of the smelter a public
function, and a committee was appointed to arrange, forthe same..-. Another committee was appointed- to; cooperate withthe^secretary in securing-
payment of arrears. ',--■ /
The secretary presented .a brief resume of the work done by the Council,
of the Board since the last meeting,.as
follows :• ..;.;<.'.,•,-■■!,.->■     ,:■ .
"Since the last general meeting of
the Board; thei.Gouncil of the Board,
acting under rights conferred on it by!
Sec. 9, Sub. Sec. 6 of the Rules. Regulation and-By-Laws of the/Board, has
held ten meetings, :all;called,tocq'n-
sider some questions-of public interest
demanding hurried attention.'"Among
other business transacted by the council has been the -publication of y5,Q00
copies of the first annual' report of the
board and the.distr'ibution of the same
where believed most expedient and in
the best interests"of the town and the
interests here represented. Only_ a^
few copies now, remain, {"00 -having
been circulated through the locnl press,
1,5oO- were sent tftA. K. Stuart for distribution at tlie "Paris Exposition, 450
were placed in London, England, 400
in Montreal, 175 in Toronto, 100 in New
York, 50 in Vancouver, and 150 in reading rpoms and public libraries of the
lareer   mininfi.  centers, of the United
„.   . .-',?_■_-_„_>K'>A,__-».-._.-.., _.-.-
€»^»<8>O.I-l'- «C»B .*>O«0l.XX,m ti .OX, <!»«»»» Jm.9**.**t»9 «•
States and Canada.iVTrie board has
interested itself with provincial government, in the matter of roads and
trails, and by petition to the premier
of the province, and by correspondence
and interviews with heads of departments and members diF the provincial
parliament has called attention to the
needs of better .j^n^of communication between this city and Kimberly>
Central and West Fork.cam.ps arjd to
the needs of a bridge across the North
Fork at or near Eagle City. The council's action in all thes& matters" has not
been without beneficja^ results.* In-the*
West Fork" roacl contrbversay. the
council took 'the stand ifdid, .because
of its earlier relation 'to this trail and
road, and because of the large Greenwood interes'^''^represented, i'J.hera.'-
The council "recognized th'e 'demand
for a road properly-located and properly built. T_ie*action of the department
of lands and; works.sub-sequently-has
justified the council's, attitude.   :_, ^    '
"The council belieVing that any increase taxation* <m the mining interests of .the "Country would not.(only
work injury thereto/but was an1 in
justice as well, "did what it could Jo
prevent the recen/t legislation of the
provincial parliament relative to mining tax. « - t
'.'The attenfion'of the board is called
to the approaching expositions at Glasgow and Buffalo in 1901.
"The council did not see its way
clear to recomme-.d'ar_y~ organized action or expenditure on the Spokane
fruit fair now open, owing to lack of
funds.
___ "The_f_nances of. .the board,,are*not
in a flourishing condition, owing to
the arrearage^ of so maryi; members.
The promised pledges of the members
would be sufficient for general expenditures" if .promptly paid but, unfortunately, these proinfc'es^have riot
all been kept.'.,_-_*V--  ", \"', '.    '
HOTEL ARRIVALS.
The following very sensiblearUcle
is from the "Winnipeg Commenjial:
As is   usual  about  this time of the
year, the .west is being flooded just-now.
witli   the."catalogues 'aud other, iftera-•
ture of., eastern departmental, stores.
The retail tra"dersbfvth'e west have'always had   a  grieyance: against these
stores for stepping into the field iri this
way at the   season of the year when
there Is a-little extra money ill circulay
tion .and- the  farmer ha^some cash;
with   which to make purchases,""and
they are quite justified in  feeling as
thej' do ithuut it.   These-departmental
Stores will sell only for for cash,  they
never Iif taliand to carry anybody over
a b^.d year, and they only solicit business' in' this country when they1 know
there   will  be a little ready money to
be   snapped   up.    The  western   retail
merchant is called upon to supply con-
sumers^Iiere with goods at all seasons,
to supply them on credit when-there is
no cash to pay with and  to  sometimes
carry  accounts for years  when  hard,
times strike the country, or when there
has been some individual- case of m'x-.-
fortune, and to the credit of the trade
it may be said tliat they never shrink
from   doing all that theircapital will
allow-of this sortof thing*, and sometimes   a   great deal  more, in spite of
possible  disastrous   results   to them-
jselves'.-'. It - does, seem,  therefore, too
bad'that when there is some cash trade
g-oing the.Be eastern sharks should slip
in and take it way  from local   traders.
And more so because there is no good
reason whatever why th'ey should get
the business.   They do not handle better goods, hor do they offer better bargains when  everything" is  taken into
consideration.    They make no redress
whatever if goods are not what have
been ordered and in the case of miscarriage in  delivery they do not hold
themselv«s  responsible.     The ' goods
have all to be ordered from catalogues
and  price lists  are often made to appear very superior to what they really
are.   The moral of all this is that west-
ern consumers should keep their trade
X -        ,
at ,home.   The remedy rest* with tliem.
LIMITED.
WHOLESALE   GROCERS
WINE AND SPIRIT  ;
^    MERCHANTS.
r^VIC^ORIA, &  C.
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Corporation of The City of Greenwood.
NOTICE TO TAX PAYERS.
.-.-- The abatement of one sixth of the
General Rate will be - allowed up to
October 10th next. By order'. of the
City Council. A. D. HALLETT,
COHSCTOR
^AN^piilri
Head Ofliee and AVoiks at
Bei,_<evii<_,e, Ont.
Branch Ofliee and "Works at
TKAII.,  B.C.
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THE (BtAC QTtAGHINE  Co., Limited,
Manufacturers ol '
, Boilers,
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 3-our Drills freezing, or wish to
save money buying" repairs, then  USE   OURS. J. p. BYERS, Mgr.,Trail.B.C
Manufacturers ol
Air  Compressors,  Roc Drills, Hoisting and Stationary Engines
Ore Trucks, Ore Cars, Ore Buckets, etc,
^iiiiiiiiiiiuiuiiuiiuiuiaauuaiiiiiiiiiaiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiiuiiiiuiiuaiaiuuuiiiiiiiiiuaiuiiiiiiiiis:
?6 •& <k «& •■$- 4** 4*- •-*• -fr * <%> 4> 4" «$• ■# •*£*- 4- 4" -#• &&&&&&&&4'ir&&+4r+&4fr*'iT'xii
ADM
.^.-^-i H --H-L
SOO LINE
RENOWNED.
u
ii
EAST-Fast Daily AnteHBl
With direct connecting service to
and from
Boundary Creek
and Kettle River District.
First-class Sleepers on all trams from
Arrowhead and Kootenay Landing.
Tourist cars pass Medicine Hat daily for St
Paul, Saturdays for Montreal and Boston.
Mondys and Thursdays for Toronto. Same
cars pass Revelstoke one day earlier.
JENCKES MACHINE C®,
| IN STOCK |
f ROSSLAND*
9. 9
% Warehouse, %
9*'      '■ 9
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Hoistin gplants, Stamp Mills, Concentrators,
Buckets, Cars/Rope, Sinking and Station Pumps.   Chain Blocks,
Boilers, Receivers, Etc,
*
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S®-^*^*^**^*^*"^**^ •►f* *f* »^- ^* *f- *f^ ■#> -^ *f* **f* *^* ^ *f- *^- -^ ^ ^ ''f* *f* *^* ^ *^* <#> *f* *f* ^ -^ -^ ^ *f» ^* 3«
CANABIA
liL^jL* ^1
Compressors and Rand Rock Drills, in which the highest degree of Perfection has
been attained,
WILLIAMS.
ROSSLAND.   B.C.
GREENWOOD.   B.C.
R. MENDENHALL,
4»
4
A THOUSAND TONGUES.
.Could, not express the rapture of
Annie 33. Springer, of Philadelphia,
when Dr. King-'s^New Piscovery cured
her of-a hacking cough that for years
had made life a burden. She says':
"After all ..other remedies and doctors
failed it soon removed the pain in my
chest, and I can now-sleep soundly,
something I_ can scarcely remember
doing before.. I-feel like sounding- its
praises throughout the universe." Dr.
King's New Discovery is guaranteed
to .cure all troubles of the throat, chest,
or lungs. Price 50c and $1- Trial
bottles free at Miller Bros.'drug- store.
Ex, Sun. Daily Train Ex, Sun,
11:45 lv Greenwood ar 22:30
For rates, tickets, and full information ap-
„ply to agent Greenwood, B. C, or
W. T. Anderson,  ,   E. J. Coy le,
T.P.A.,£Neson, B.C.   A.G.P.A. Vancouver.B.C
Pipes) Cigars, .
Tobaccos and Pouches.
JUST RECEIVED.
MINERAL ACT, 1&.6.
Certificate of Improvement-
. ' NOTICE.
HONAI/-JI<U mineral claim, sitnate jn the
Kettle River Miningr'D-visioii'Df Y_fle ."District. Where located : In CojJper camp.
TAKE 'NOTICE that I, C. JE. Shaw as
agent for James R. McMackson, Free
Miner'a-Certificate No. 3113 56 and William H.
MCMackso-i.Tj-ee Miners Certificate No. D13S93
intend; sixty days from date uereof, to apply to
thc 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 befbre the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.
Dated the 20th dayof November, 1899.
192 C. JE. SHAW.
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-MONTREAL, .QUEBECr
MANUFACTURERS OE   •
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B BOILERS, HOISTS,.-'PUMPS, Etc,
•£;    Acents For Thc Bullock Diamond Drills. "
2~   H» «♦ ■£• njcn'allyi Rosslatid. B. C7
ROCK DRILLS, STRAIGHT LINE
DUPLEX and CORLISS AIR COM 3
PRESSORS . ... 1
COMPLETE MINE EQUIPMENTS :=S
OF AhX, KINDS. ^3
STOCK .CARRIED IN RQSSLAND. ' -''"ZS
H. R. Kirkpatrick. 6rcenwood, B. g. 3
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3
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Coryell's   Map
of  -Wellington
$1.00.
Camp
JJ.
DkUGGIbT,
MIDWAY,  B. C.
MINERAL ACT, 18%.
CERTIFICATE    OF    IMPROVEMENTS.
r NOTICE.
■-ST.NF_-.OWER"  Mineral  Claim  situate   in
the Kettle River Mining- Division of Yale
Where located :    In Deadwood
District,
camp.
iCENC
TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as_
agent for The British Columbia Copper
Company,    - lannted, (Foreign),       Free
Miner's Certificate No. B29S82, intend,
sixty days after date hereof to apply to the
Mining Recorder for a Certificate oi Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown
Grant of the above claim.
And further take notice that   action under
Seetiou,37   must   be   commenced   before   the
issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.
Dated.this 10th day of July, A. D„ 1900.      _
*    _ • I.   H.HALLETT-
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• •
-FOR—
lMra.RlAi.-pEH. A. Hain, Midway;'D.
McLaren and wife, Carson; W. T. Anderson, Nelson, B. _C; Jv McNicol;
Midway; Donald.Stuart.U. S?Ctiston%
John R. Camerbri, Grand Porks;'J. A.
Unsworth, Midway; H. E. McDonnell,
Nelson, B. C,'; JohnR. Jae__sbnj Midway; I. A. Dinsmore, Colunibia; J. Y.
Vennig-er HoltJ., Moscow; Geo. Gray;
city; Andrew .;-R. Tufts, Vancocver;
A. French, Montreal; Mrs. Jessie
Brezie, Moscqw, Idaho;1 "C>'G7Buck',
Phoenix; G. McNicol, Phoenix (Chas.
A. Blatt,1 IMplson; I. A. Richards and
wife; Grand Fdrks; .Wm.. 5urli|ef,;Victoria; *W;B. Cochrane, Phoenix; J. J.
McKay, Vancpuver; Ed. Ferguson,
Nelson; E. Disuly, Columbia.
7 The JBest Concert of The Season t.y    ''.-. '-..*■..'-■'
THO^. J.NS-^OTT
Manitoba's   Sweet  Tenor,    MRS.   OLIVER .and   others.
RESERVEI) JSEATS AT MILLER BROS..  DRUG STORE;
Armsxrong^tW. R. Angus, Toronto;
F. W. CleriieSs,' "Hainiiton; H."Van
Switzer,: Toronto; - V. E. Ashdown,
Toronto; J.W.VPantall, Spokane; H.T.
and Mrs. Hodgson.Miday"; Dt.*W- Moore,
Trail; C. A. Molson, Chicago; J^. Roderick Robertson, Nelson; ..V.* -Mprhir,
Cascade; R. "C-: McArthur,. Phoenix;,
HughMcGuire, Phoenix; I.> AlRpssie,
SpS_Jo.ne; A. B. CyDavivDenvervCol.;
E. E. Knov^ea,-? Sjaoirane; W7 Ward
Spinks., Verfion; W. C. Ernest, Rossland; J. A. McEwin and wife, Columbus, O.; G. C. Hart, Chesaw;. D.J.
Sullivan, Butte; John Henly, Green-
7wood;; H. H. Watson ^Vancouver; M.
.Oppenheimer, Vancouyer; 7.Chas7 *__};■
Bett!i| Camp McKinney;1u.~Ernst, kelson; John Mack, Spokane; G.H. Ramsey, Vancouver; J. Ii,. Lawrence, Trail;
IIPROW SINKING PUMPS;
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MINERAL   ACT.
Certificate of Improvements.
NoncE.
HAM FAT Mineral Claim, situate in the
Grand Forks Mining Division of Yale
District. Where located : Summit camp,
about 1500 feet East aud South of the K.
_ Bell claim.
TAKE NOTICE that ive Mary Garland,
Free Miner's Certificate No. H8260, *\V. S.
McCrea, Free Miner's Certilicate No. 1-30012,
Gco.A.Gucss, Free Miner's Certilicate No.is2.740
intend, sixty days from the date hereof, to amily
to the ruining recorder for a certificate ol 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 Issue
ance of such certificate of improvements.
Dated this ISth day of August, A. I>. I'm
MINERAL ACT.
Certificate  of Improvements.
"UTTL'E BUFFALO" Mineral Claim situate
in the   Kettle   River Mining  Division of
,"■ Yale-District. Where located : In Dead-
-■wood Camp, adjoining the Oregon Mineral
Claim:
TAKENOTICE that I, Arthur M. Whiteside,
as agent for Fred H. Oliver, Free Miners'
Certificate No. B29505. and J. ,S. C. Fraser.
Free\ Miner's Certificate No. B29234, 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, nnder
section 37,* must be commenced before the issuance of snch Certificate of Improvements.
■y-t ARTHUR M. WHITESIDE.
Dated this 10th day of September, 1900.
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THE COMMERCIAL
CENTER   OF  THE
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NOTICE.
'.NOTICE is hereby given that at the firsj
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 W. W. Howe of the Hotel Licence
held by rue for the Commercial; Hotel, Copper
street, in the Cityof Greenwood,
'•'Dated 17th July. 19oo.
-A. BRAO NSN.
Is the Supply point for the Mining Camps,
From the City roads lead to Greenwoodf Dead-wood, Copper, Summit, Long Lake, White's,
Atwood, Wellington, Smith's and other Boon'
dary Creek Camps, Three Chartered Banks
have branches in the., city, For prices of lots
and other information, Address   /   *   *   * V
C. SCOTT GALLOWAY
GREENWOOD \ B.   C. Ov.tobcr JO,  1900.  GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIME&  i^tj-  I DRUGGISTS AND  f JEWELERS. .    .  QUALITY  Richness, Style and dura-  bility-vthese are the points  in our Jewelry that inter'  ests buyers j but even they  must depend on the hoiv  esty and good judgment  of the dealer in the selection of the best qualities,  We are ready to refund  tlie money for any article  not exactly as represented,  {  >  }  >  \  MILLER -* BROS. .  DPUGGISTS AND (  JEWELERS.   .   . <  Sg-&t5*Sg*@@f-'Ii@S-Sg-@��&  C.  W.  Winter, of Colville, is in the  city.  Men's  suits are down to bedrock at  Rendell & Co.'s  The Scottish  concert   at the Auditorium tonight.  For fine trade nothing equals Health  Brand Underwear.    Rendell & Co.  Wanted���Furniture for two rooms.  Apply Times Offiee.  V. Monier, the Cascade liqiior man,  was in the city this week.  J.   L..   Lawrence,   train   dispatcher,  was a visitor to the citv this week.  Dr. Mathison, dentist, ever Bank of  .otiiniercc.   Columbia 'phone 1-6.  .1. E. C. Holme;*, of tin: Bank of Commerce, has returned from Cranbrook.  John  Mack,   the well known mining  man, was in thc city this week.  Otto Nase  can citv.  left on '_. uesday for Slo-  A D. McLennan is in  thc city from  his ranch above Rock creek.  Wm. Baillie, a well known newspaper man f ram the coast,_ was in the  citv this week. "  GC Wilson, J. W. Ellis and A. J. Kirk-  wood, the Greenwood delegates to the  Nelson convention, returned on Thursday labt. The-convention nominated  Chris. Foley, of Rossland, having  first nominated Jas. Wilkes who declined.  -��� Next Friday evening the Greenwood  Miners' union will give a grand ball in  the Masonic hall. ..Excellent music  will be provided by Prof. Kaufmann's  orchestra and refreshments will be  served by E-Kerfoot..  About 40 men are at work building  the trail to Franklin camp. The trail  is 35 miles long and cemes out in the  North Fork at L,ind creek" A bridge  connecting "the trail with Greenwood  is' being built accross the North Fork  at Eagle City.  Geo. A. Guess today received the  sad news of his mother's death at the  family home in Kingston, Ont. The  deceased lady was well known to many  residents of Greenwood, she having  visited her son here last year. Mr.  Guess leaves for the east tomorrow.  <.-ii!M,cr Snwt.  Greenwood, I!. C.  -tt /w"U-^,^wJ,y./A^w^',W/s/WU^v\N  I v  1     *"-A  Colville Reservation Free for  Settler Today/  Chas. E. Betts, the resident manager  of the Cariboo mine at Camp McKinney, was in the city this week."  Do not overlook the sale of boys  clothing -.nd reefer coats at Rendell  & Co.'s  A. H. McNeill, the Conservative candidate, will address the electors at  Greenwood tomorrow, Thursday, evening at the Auditorium.  J. A. McEwen and wife, of Columbus, Ohio, are again in the city. Mr.  and Mrs. McEwen have spent the last  two months at the Crystal Butte mine,  Myers creek, the property being owned  by Columbus capitalists whom Mr.  McEwen represents.   , *  W. M. Law and Harry McQuaid are  opening out a general store in the  handsome block recently built by  Messrs Graves and Williams at Phoenix. Mr. McQuaid will have charge  of the business. D. A. McKenzie.  well known in the city, has returned  from the east and has taken Mr.Mc-  Quaid's position in Mr. Law's store in  the city.       -  aFrederic Keffer, one of the judges of  the mining department at the Spokane  exhibition, returned home Monday  evening.  TO TBE  DEAF.  A rich lady cured of her deafness  and noises in the head by Dr. Nicholson's artificial ear drums, gave: $10,000  to his institute, so that deaf people  unable to procure the ear drums may  have them free. Address No. 14520C,  The Nicholson Institute, 780 Eighth  Avenue, New York, U. S. A.  MUSIC LESSONS  Miss Flesher is prepared to take  pupils in piano or organ Instructions  after the 1st of October. Apply at the  home of Mrs. C. M. Shaw.  SHEEP,   SHEEP.    ���'���-*  For sale 600 ewes and ewe lambs.  About 200 are fat and will be sold by  live weight.   Apply   J. T. DAVIES,  Okanagan Mission, B. C.  GET  99  __-__o-��---Tn'��  it, THE���#*  The Pride of  f,'  IB-Li  I. Pi ARMSTRONQ,.  PROPRIETOR  Is The Best Hotel in Tlie City.  Every Modern Convenience.  6rabam $ Parry*  Proprietors.  Cor. Copper and Deadwood Strectsi * * * * * Greenwood* B. C  For Sale���First-class cook stove,  dishes, carpet, etc. Apply.at Watson's  cigar store, Copperstreet.  F. C. Bolls, merchant at Beaverton,  Mrs. Boles and Miss Hirsch came down  feom the West Fork on Saturday.  THERE'WAS A   BIG RUSH  ... W. McBride. of Bolster, Tells of  The Coming* of New Settlers to the  Rich Valleys of the  Reservation-Bolster Notes.  F. J. Finucane, manager of the Bank  of Montreal, is away on a business trip to Rossland.  J. A. Smythe, manager of the Bank  of Commerce, has returned from Cranbrook.  ���-.N".. rush to ilu. rr.sei"vati''ii!" said  .1. W. Mi.liridi_. miiii-iger'of th_ I'.ol.-t-i'  '!.'i.w.i.-.iti_ r.i)iiipany. to '1 Times ri.pre-  ><_iit:.itivr_, "Thiiso who say so arc not  ui_>.|ii;iiiiied with the facts. The Cul-  ville reservation is not topographically  like- Oklahoma or any of the other  reservations made famous by the in-  p'V.iriug of   settlers.    There they   all  .came by one route to one objective  pt.'mt. The laud was all equally good  and the arable portion was not hidden  by mountains. In the'Colville reservation it is different. The rich valley  and equally rich plateaus are separated  by mountains, which all break up the  body of intending settlers. Again  lliey are coining in hy a score of routes,  many' came by train to Greenwood,  others used the British Columbia  wagon  road   to  getting  in by   Rock  ^ ereek."-They_.are..comingJ*y wa-ypfRe-  public and the different routes fro in the  Columbia river; in fact a traveller cannot go 011 any qf the wagon roads  h-ading to Myers creek without finding  settlers. Many have brought their  families and household.effects, while  others are there for the-purpose of  locating ,heir future home and after  ihey secure their title  will return east  ��� for tlictir families. It will be readily  seen that with so many avenues to the  resei vation, it is a difficult matter to  keep a record of the numbers of intend-  ing settlers but they aggregate a big  number and thc United States commissioners will be kept busy taking  ai'lidavits of locations. All records  iiui-1 be lijed .it the land ofliee at  Wati-rville, but to facilitate matters  1'ivn I'uited Stales commissioners will  U.ivt- ..:ii,ys iii the reservation for thc  I iii i| 1.. - ���- uf taking the affidavits of in-  leiidiii'.'- settlers. Mr. Cresson will  '.ji.-n an oilice on the wagon road run-  n'.ir.'. ihr-High Myers creek, while Mr.  .'.'.ve. will be at Molson, They will  \:,U.- the declarations of the settlers  and btr.v.inl them to thc oilice iu  Y,'.-lervi!l...-"-. _  Mr. ."vlelhide arrived here Saturday  nh/ht aiul also reports that business  L. i.ii-k in Holster. Several buildings  are :..iiiug- up. the principal one being  Tho-. McDonnell's three-story hotel  which K Hearing completion. It is a  well built and comfortable building,  pla-.tered throughout and having all  the convenit-uces of a first-class hotel.  It has been leased by  Mcssry. Frey &  "M��-Inio-.h who will open it in a few  days.  .,    ,   ...:'  Mining "matters are also active.  Three shifts, are working steadily in  the Keviaw tunnel. A force of men  are at work on the Buckhorn; other  properties on Copper mountain are being developed and work has been  started 011 the King Solomon group  near Bolster.  A. A. Crowston's store, Government  street, for groceries, provisions, produce. Headquarters for green fruits, tf  Rev. R. H. Balderston will preach in  thc Methodist church ou Sunday at 11  a. 111. n hd 7,:o(" p. m.  The notice over the signature of -S.  H. Thruston calling for 200 men to go  to work on the West Fork wagon road  is creating a great deal of surprise in  the city. Mr. Robertson who has been  engaged to take charge of one of the  construction gangs on the road, came  down from Mr. Shaw's camp yesterday and he heard nothing about Mr.  Thruston having anything to do with  the construction of the road.  I. A. Diiisiiiore who was recently ap-  : pointed   superintendent  of roods,'.was  over from Columbia last week."  J. G. Veninger Holts., of Moscow,  Idaho, "was at the Imperial this week  on his way to the.Colville reservation  The Merchants Cafe gives the best  home cooked >meals iu town. Table  board $6 per week. '. ...  Private furnished bedroom and sitting rooms, suitable for two or three  gentlemen.   Kerfoot, Greenwood St.  A. J. McMillan arrived by. last  night's train and went to Phoenix this  morning.  D. C. McRae, of Smith & McRae,  has returned from a business trip to  Nelson. _   H..W. Kent, general superintendent  of the Vernon and Nelson Telephone  company, was in the city last week.  He and Mr, Campbell, superintendent  of the Kootenay Electric Power company, rode over the Dewdney trail.  Mr. Kent was looking for a shorter-  route for the line between Kootenay  and Boundary. At present the corn-  pay is running on the American line via  Bossberg and Cascade, but early next  spring a direct line will bh built across  the mountains from Rosslaud to Cascade, giving the. company their own  connection with this district.  ..AUDITORIUM..  J. Roderick Robertson, general manager of the Loudon and B. C. Gold  Fields, was in the city this'week.  Everybody should attend the Scottish concert at the.Auditorium tonight.  It will be a musical treat.  Mrs. C. J1C. Shaw, Miss Flesher and  Miss Bessie Moffatt" returned on Friday from a camping trip to the West  Fork.  F. J. Coates and wife left today for  Montana. They will drive the entire  way. The trip will likely take about  three weeks.  D. D. McLaren and wife were at thc  Imperial hotel'" last week. Mr. McLaren and bride have but recently arrived from Owen Sound.  Rooms���Furnished aud unfurnished,  housekeeping rooms or entire house of  eight rooms, partly furnished. Apply  at Times office. tf  I). W. Moore, ore buyer at Trail and  C. A. Molson, mining engineer, have  returned from a trip to the Similkameen.  W. S. Fletcher who had just re.  covered from a severe attack of rheumatism left on Friday on a business  trip to Spokane and Seattle.  TO LET.  One furnished and one unfurnished  house.   Apply F. W.Hart.  Randolph Stuart has a force of men  doing assessment work on the Hilltop,  Elmo,Key West and Key West fraction  belonging to the Calumet group in  Wellington camp.  A report of the Greenwood delegate,  Mrs. Travis, to the Chilliwack W. C.  T. U. convention, was handed into the  Times office yesterday too late for  publication in this issue.  Miss G. :D. Sexton, corset expert of  New York, will be at Rendell & Co.'s  store on Friday, Saturday and Monday, 12, 13 and 15, to demonstrate  the advantages of perfect fitting corset .arid fa ill be pleased to explain the  merits of the W. B. and La Vida cor-  sets. ,  ��� ��  OCTOBER..  THE PRINCE  OF COMEDIANS  tttttttt  And His Peerless Comcany.  Not a dull moment but a  merry-go/round of fun,  ADMISSION.  50 CENTS MD $1,00,  Reserved   Scats'At  Miller Bros., drug store  -^���j8^3S-0-&-&iMKaa3Ara-^  THE GREENWOOD : : :  Steam Laundry  Fully   j._uiyj>cd   with   modem   machinery   for   all  cl;_-(*es of work.    Hotel and family work glveu  special attention.   Give ue.a trial, If our work  suits-you tell your friends, If not tell as au*"  we -will make It suit.  J Columbia No, 120..  :'n. No. 92.  I  W. J. SNODGRASS, Prop  F. T. ABBOTT; Manager,  *.****�����###>!. ����� &��#��**** 9***9  *  *  *  ���**  ��  ��  ft  ft  ft  1 X F. J. 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The importations for  this wine in 1899 were 109,303 cases,  being 72.475 more than   any other  brand a record never before ap��  proached.  The importations from January latto July 1st  -this year_are 66,149 cases out of a total of 135,184,  thus showingthat tire "G. Hr MUMM'S SSTSA-  DRY"    imports   are   about   half   of the total  Champagnes.  I  9  I  O  t9  CO  1  A3  b   t^n  a  er.,  *   -SO*  Its Quality Can Always be Relief Upom  To be obtained at all first-class refreshment pla<ces throughout  British Columbia.  ^uiuiauiauuiuiiiiiiuiiuiuiuiuiauuuuumiiuuiuiu^  Our    Yards    and  located as follows- :  Greenwood, Phoenix, Dead-  wood Citv, Eholt No. i, Ehol No.  2, Lonp Lake, Rock Creek, Skylark Camp, Nakusp, Robson,  Ymir and Rosslaud.  We Are Manufacturers  of all Kinds of: ::: : :  A.   FISHER,   LOCAL   MANAGER.  And Rooms have been re-opened under the management of Mrs. E. Dowding (late of tiie Lancishire  -.*���'. House, Midway.) ..  THE BEST MEALS IN THE CITY WILL BE SERVED.  SPECIAL ATTENTION TO DINNER  PARTIES.  Rooms are. Comfortable Well Heatedyand  ''".���..' Well.Lighted*7 y7,7% y- .  *.  Mrs, ��. Dowciiiig  ,\M& Cla*^dn7Hot��l; aidGvi$e.��  B  B'  i  '����  B  B.  B  ��r-y  53iusummu���

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