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 ym^  j  Published Weekly in the Interests of the Boundary Creek Mining District.  VOL. VIII.  GREDNWOOD. B. C. THURSDAY, APRIL 25, 1901.  No. 3<f % ?'  l\  9**w>*<%ir>>**e>*<vs>*x*ei*<*���>+<<vr*<^^  .��OiClV for   inspection.      Our  new spring stock of  SHOBEY'S  Ready Tailored Clothing  will amply repay a visit.  We don't ask you to buy. Look around���compare���then when you are satisfied, we would like  your order. .  The more you investigate, the more you appreciate what we? have to offer you.  In style our clothes are irreproachable.  The fabrics are durable and the newest. The  workmanship is perfect and from the outside to the  inside they are made solely for satisfaction.  As we said before, we should biglad to have you  come in and look about.  If you buy we furnish you with one of Shorey's  Guarantee Cards wliich mean  SATISFACTION OR YOUR MONEY BACK.  RENBELL & C  ARE CONSOLIDATED  Robert   Wood and Associates  Transfer Mining Properties  TO JOINT STOCK COMPANY  Description of the Several Claims Held  in Boundary. West Fork and  Penticton Districts.  JLI1 Sperry Company, ��td.  ���������t%%2ri  Robert Wood, of Greenwood, and  others associated with him, have  merged their mining properties into a  company called the Vancouver-Boundary Creek Development and Mining-  company, limited, with a capital of  $500,000 divided into ���; 2,000,000 shares  of 25 cents each. The company has  many valuable interests, including- the  Sally group on the West Fork from  which two carloads were , recently  shipped to the local sm el ter. The ore  is very high grade, running as high as  $500 to the .ton. Below is a brief description of the holdings of the company:  In the Penticton camp the company  has the Okanagan, Klondyke, Torpedo  and Penticton claims.  The principal claim���the Okanagan  ������situated on the east side of Okanagan lake, little over half a mile from  Penticton wharf, runs 200 feet into the  lake and 1,300 feet up the bank 1,300;  has a true fissure lead between granite  walls, averaging so far about 3>_ feet  wide.  The ore is iron and copper sulphides,  carrying gold, silver;'copper and antimony, but chiefly in gold; Samples of  this ore have been tested in different  parts of the world and the average so  far has beeen about $20. A car load  was shipped to the Tacoma smelter  some years ago and 200-pound lots and  half-ton lots have been shipped to  other smelters for tests. There has  been spent on this claim about $10,000  cash. A tunnel was run run into the  bluff from the water's edge about 90  feet, on the lead, and about 40'feet in  from the south of the tunel a shaft was  sunk which is now down to the 100-foot  level and which is timbered up with  a double compartment. It is equipped  with a 35-horse_ power boiler, hoist,  pump, cars, etc., cook house, wharf,  blacksmith shop and ore bins.  The Klondyke is an extension of the  ="���*:  Okanagan claim inland and the Torpedo wraps around the west end and  catches 1,000 feet more of the extension of the lead under the lake.  The Penticton is about \x/2 miles up  Penticton creek, east of the Okanagan  claim, and has a contact lead .of about  10 feet wide of iron sulphides between  lime and granite. This claim crosses  Penticton creek a short distance,covering a splendid water power capable of  supplying power for all the claims in  this camp.  WEST FORK OF KETTLE RIVER.  In this district the company has the  Rob Roy, Sally, Highland Queen, Excelsior, Maple Leaf No. 2, and half interest in the Rosalie. In this group  the Rob Roy and Sally are the most  promising as the leads carry pay-  streaks of higher grade ore than any  other claims the company owns, The  Rob Roy has about $700 worth of work  done on it, composed. of shafts and  crosscuts. This claim has three distinct parallel leads, all of which may  merge into one at depth. The main  one of these leads average about 10 feet  wide on the surface and. has stringers  of high grade ore running through it  assaying as high as 300 per ton.  The Sally is south of the Rob Roy  and has a true fissure galena lead running at right angles to the lead running north and south on the Rob Roy  and crosses the same on the top of the  hill. This claim has about $600 worth  of work done on it composed of crosscuts, and from one of these crosscuts a  tunnel is being run on the lead into  the mountain; this tunnel is now in  pay ore; the lead being about four feet  wide with a pay streak from four to  six inches wide which assays $200 to the  ton. The balance of the lead being  yellow quartz carrying from $5 to $10  per ton and will concentrate. The  Highland Queen joins the Rob Roy  lead on the.south and east���-catches the  big Rob Roy lead on the south end of  the Rob Roy and also catches the Sally  lead east of the Sally, both of these  .leads have been opened by crosscuts on  the Highland Queen.  The Excelsior joins the Highland  Queen and Sally on the south and has  a quartz lead parallel to the Sally lead  caarying pretty fair values. Only one  assessment has been done on it.  The Maple Leaf No. 2, is a copper  proposition further up Beaver creek  from which some very nice samples ��f  copper ore were obtained, but very little work has been done on this claim  yet.  The Rosalie, in which the company.  Owns a half interest, is a gold-quartz  claim from which assays have been  got from $10to $35 per ton.  L^^-^.^yiTRipP^E_i<AKEXAMP.____--.i_--_____  THE  TRAMWAY  Agreement Further Considered  by Council,  AT   REGULAR   MEETING,  Other Business Transacted-Resolution  Regardinj. the Holding of a Court  of Assize in the Boundary.  leayy and Shelf"Hardwdre, Groceries and  Provisions,  THEfAMDM RAM OF COMMERCE  With Which is Incorporated the  THE BANK OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  t  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO.  Capital, $8,000,000.       -     Rest, $2,000,000  HON. GEO. A. COX. President.   B. E. WALKER, General Manager  J. W. H. SMYTHE,  Manager Greenwood Branch.  Our   spring stock has   just  arrived. We can fit you out in  RODS, REELS, BASKETS,  PLAIN HOOKSj FLY  HOOKS, LINES, LEAD/  ERS, FLY BOOKS, ETC,  Our assortment is good and our *  PRICES CANNOT BE BEATEN.  You will save money by buying  your fishing tackle from���  Smiths mcRae  Books.   Stationery,   "Wallpaper,  Office Supplies���-pbone.v:& N.34  In this camp the company has the  Kingston claim, the Boston and the  Houstin���three adjoining claims.  ��� The Kingston, the principal claim in  the group, has about $500 worth of  work done on it, showing up an arsenical iron lead about five feet wide carrying gold values from $10 to $15 per  ton. It has a parallel quartz lead upon  which some cross-cutting has been  done, showing yellow quartz with considerable galeua with gold tellurides  in streaks through it. Assay3 from  pieces of this quartz have run up as  high as $30.  The Boston which lies alongside of  the Kingston has a sugar-quartz lead  which comes up alongside of the diorite  dyke; about $300 worth of work has  been done on this claim, crosscutting  and sinking on the lead. If, by sinking, the quartz lead is found to go  down, it will be a valuable property as  values as high as $125 have been obtained in gold which appears to come  from the gold tellurides sprinkled  through the quartz in spots. The  Houstin is a claim lying south of the  two upon which signs of the arsenical  iron lead of the Kingston and quartz  lead of the Boston can be traced.  CENTRAl. CAMP.  In this camp the company owns the  City of Armstrong, Eugene, Boundary  Fraction, No. 9 and No. 15, 1-8 interest  in the St. Maurice, 1-3 interest in New  Jack of Spades, 2-3 interest in the Excelsior, aud the water rights of the  camp.  The most valuable of these properties  are the New Jack of Spades and the  Excelsior, which, with the City of  Armstrong, Eugene,  Boundary   Frac-  The tramway agreement by-law was  considered in committee by the council on Monday night and its several  clauses discussed, Several amendments   suggested by the council were  ac.(-*Oti*ci   **��� +Vi_�� nnmnaxnv ��rVii_ w^f^ re*1  presented at the meeting by in. ��_  Shaw. A special meeting of the council will be held on Friday afternoon at  + o'clock and it is expected if no hitch  occurs in the deliberations that the bylaw will receive its third reading on.  Monday next. Ten days later the  ratepayers will have an opportunity ta  say whether they want the tramway or ���  not. Under the terms of the agreement active, bonafide and continuous  construction must be begin within- 30  days of 'the passage of the by-law.,  The company further agree to expend  $5,000 in work on the tramway before,  the $5,000 on deposit is returned to  them.  Nothing further of importance was  considered   by the council.   Beath &  Orok offered to trade trucks for wagon  used under sprinkling cart and the matter was referred to fire and light committee. W.J.Snodgrass.in a letter to the  council7stated he was called to.Oregon. ..  on business, and asked that no action  be  taken in reference to disposal of  dirty water at laundry until his return.'  Dr.   Schon,. medical health officer of  health, and  Sydney M. Johnson,the  city engineer were present in reference  to this matter.   Dr.  Schon stated that  the only method he could suggest for  for abating the nuisance was to purify  the  water  by   a  series of tanksiand'  chemicals.   After  some discussion it  was decided to notify the proprietors'of'  the steam laundry that their premises'  must be placed in a sanitary condition  within   30   days and under the supervision of the medical officer of health'  and city engineer. .    ' *  The Phoenix council submitted the  following resolution and asked for its  endorsation which was given,  y-Whereas,--ho-courts of assize --are���or=  have ever been held in the Boundary  district, although they are held; in all  other sections of the province.  And whereas, the principal' centres  of population in the Boundary district  are 370 miles distant by rail from Kam-'  loops, the most accessible point in- the  county of Yale where assizes are held.  And whereas, the Boundary district*  includes four incorporated cities, one  of them being third in size in the interior, aud a population far surpassing-  that of many other districts where-  assizes are held:  And whereas,-numerous and important criminal cases, involving a large  number of witnesses, having come up  in the Boundary districi, and are  about to be heard at the, coming assizes:  And whereas, it would be a crushing  burden to those interested in these  cases to make them go with their witnesses and lawyers to the court at  Kamloops, 370 miles away, or even to  Nelson  120 miles away:  Therefore, the municipal council of  the corporation of the City of Phoenix  earnestly requests the provincial government to hold a sitting of the assizes  in the Boundary district in May, at  the same time that assizes are held in.  all other parts of the proyince.  j The health department presented  bills of $93 from Kenneth McKenzie  and $51 from T. McNaughton for services as quarantine officers until Monday when quarantine against Phoenix  was raised. The amounts were ordered  paid. On the recommendation of  police commissioners tenders were  called for uniforms for police officers.  (Conclnded On Second Pag-e.)  Poultry and good steaks always ou  hand at the Gem restaurant.  9 THE'. GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  April 25,  190-E.  PASSED AT OTTAWA.  Crow's   Nest   Southern   Carried at-  Ottawa with Safeguards.  Ottawa, April 18.���The Crow's Nest  Southern bill passed the railway committee without a dissenting voice and  without amendment today. Hon. Clifford Sifton announced the following  aggreement between the government  and the Coal company, the Crows Nest  'and Southerri'company:  First.���That neither by action of the  Coal company in regard to prices at  which coal or coke shall be sold, nor by'  the action of the railway company respecting cost of transportation, whether  by discriminating rebates or otherwise,  nor by the action of ' both, such companies either acting by themselves  alone or in connection with the  agencies south of the international  boundary line, shall coal or coke, either  or both, be sold for consumption outside of Canada at prices which discriminate unfairly against consumers  in Canada.  Second���If at any time, upon satisfactory evidence being given to the  governor-in-council, he shall be of the  opinion that the spirit of this agreement is being violated, that and in  every such case and when and so often  as such violation occurs the governor-  general-in-council may impose upon  the coal company such restrictions and  conditions respecting sale and supplies  of coal and coke and transportation  thereof to or for the use of consumers  outside of Canada for such length of  time and within such limits as he may  think fit with a view to prevent such  unfair discrimination.  Third.���The order, in council imposing such restrictions and conditions  shall be published in the Canada  Gazette, and if, after such publication,  the coal company sells or supplies coal  or coke ��� to the railway company or  transports coal or coke contrary to the  t-cFSli. ��$ ?V"ch order, the company so  Violating theiefttis Qf SUch order shall  pay; arid hereby c6vei_a_it-! to pay the  governhietit as liquidatof) damages for  such a breach, the Sii-ft of S3 tor each  and every tdh of coal so sold or supplied  or transported, the ainout of such  damages to be recovered by 'action of  the actoin.of the attorney general of  Canada ajw-behalf of the government  in any-cOurt of competent jurisdiction.  Fourth.���The reason for requiring  said companies to enter into this agreement being that at present it is believed  by the government that there is no  effective and satisfactory competition  by other coal and coke producers in  Canada; it is agreed that when by order of the governor-in-council it is  deemed that by the opening of other  coal mines of manufacture of coke by  others,, such effective and satisfactory  competition has arisen, then the agreement shall terminate with respect to  coal or coke, or both, according to the  nature of "suchcompetition.  Sifton accepted the suggestion that  -theJast clause should_be_amended,__pro_-  viding that instead of the agreement  of termination it should only be suspended during the continuance of  effective and satisfactory  competition.  MINING MAN MARRIED.  R. A. Brown of Grand Forks Joins the  ���.������'���*$.-Benedicts.  R, A. Brown, of Sunset and Volcanic  fame, and Mrs. Mader, well known in  this city where both the contracting  parties have resided for years, stole a  march on their friends last Wednesday  and went over to Nelson, Wash., where  they were quietly married in the holy  bonds of matrimony.  The ceremony took place at the residence of Mrs. Huff and was witnessed  by only a few friends, the party returning immediately afterward to  Grand Forks, where they will continue  to reside.  The many friends of the happy  couple unite in wishing them a long  and prosperous journey down life's  walk together.���Grand Forks Gazette.  EHRLICH-FISHER.  Further particulars regarding the  marriage of two of Greenwood's mokt  popular young people is given by the  Spokance Chronicle which says:  At 8 o'clock last evening the wedding  of Miss Julia Fisher and Julius Ehrlich  was solemnized, the ceremony being  performed under a floral Qbower  of pink and white rosese and ferns, the  floral arch being supported by Gothic  arches of the same design. Judge H.  L. Kennan performed the civil marriage and the Hebrew ceremony was  performed by Louis Reubens.  The marriage took place ln the newly  finished reception hall at Davenport's,  where   a wedding  supper was served  after the marriage. The decorations  were in keeping with the Italian renaissance finishing of the hall, the palms,  potted plants and flowers.forming a  pretty contrast to the rich detail in old  ivory in which the woodwork is finished.  Between the gold capped Corinthian  columns were banked palms, with  smaller plants in the foreground, and  flowers. The table was decorated with  candelabra and mirrors and was  banked with pink and white roses.  Potted plants and ferns were arranged  around thesides of the room.  Miss Dorothea Fisher was bridesmaid and Fred Fisher was the best  man. The bride wore white mousse-  line de sole and carried lilies of the  valley. Miss Fisher wore a pink silk  organdie. Mr. and Mrs. Erhlich left  today for a two months' visit to California and other coast states. They  will make their future home at Greenwood. Those present last evening were:  Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Fisher of  Greenwood, B. C, Mr and Mrs. I. Bres-  lauer, of Davenport, Mr. and Mrs.  L,ouis Blue of of Rossland, and Mr.  and Mrs..Blake Wilson of Nelson, Mr.  and Mk. D. Epstein 7Mr. and Mrs. W.  H. Hahlo, Miss Dorothea Fisher, Miss  Martha Lewkowitz, Mr. Theo. Fisher,  Mr. J. S. Deschamps Mr. Nathan  Fisher, Mr. Fred V. Fisher, of Rossland, Mr. I*. Reubens, Judge H. L..  Kennan, Mr. Milton Webster, Mr. M,  Dias, Mr. Joe Wilson of Nelson,  B.  C.  ARECONSOLIDATFD  Continued from First Pagra.  claim joins Rawhide to the South.  The Rawhide was bought by Maun ��__  Mackenzie and associates for $40,000  and is surrounded by high priced properties���one lead of iron sulphides carry--'  ing from $15 to $20 in gold, has a , 40  foot shaft on it. Another ore body  showing copper has been opened up by  crosscuts further down the hill. . The  C. P. R. Eine runs through the middle  of this claim on its way to the Winnipeg-.  tion and St. Maurice adjoin and surround the Majestic and City of Paris  companies properties���the same people  who own the Old Ironsides and Knob  Hill in Greenwood camp and the same  lead that they have are traced through  our claims. Considerable work has  been done cross-cutting and sinking on  all of them /showing the capping of  large ore bodies carrying gold and  copper and if the gold and copper values increase with depth' as they have  on the Washington and L,one Star and  Lexington, which are on the same contact leads, they will prove to be very  valuable. The. Lexington, which joins  the New Jack of Spades was bought by  the Majestic compaay for $40,COp and  they are working within 300 feet of tne  New Jack of Spades line on very fair  copper ore which is improving with  depth. The Co_np..ny owns the water  rights on the only creek running  through the camp which will be valuable for concentrating purposes-with a  ditch about three-quarters of a mile  long, iron pipes and Pelton wheel in  running order, upon which they intend  in the spring putting in a sawmill.  The Company also intends buying or  bonding the other third in the Excelsior and the two-thirds in the New Jack  of Spades as soon as they have the  funds in the treasury to do so.  DEADWOOD DAMP.  In this camp the Company owns the  Dixie and.half int.erestinjyieMid^ght.  The Dixie lies a,bout one mile South of  the Mother Lode and the Gold Bug No.  2 lies between it and the Morrison: It  has a big body of iron sulphides carrying some copper and small gold values.  Only two assessments have been done  on it yet, but with more development  work it may prove to be a valuable  claim.  :. The Midnight is South-East of the  Buckhorn company's property, about  half a mile���has two quartz leads on it  ���one abc ut four feet and the other  three feet. Although low grade it  might also prove with depth to be a  valuable claim.  LONG LAKE CAMP.  In this camp the Company has the  Golden Eagle and the Electric, half interest in the North Star and half interest in the Lake View.  The.Golden Eagle and the North  Star are on the Gold Drop leads which  runs parallel to the Jewel, Anchor and  Enterprise lead. The North Star is a  very promising claim and carries high  values in gold and silver tellurides but  as the surface has been disturbed and  brokeg.'it.n.eeds depth. About $5,000  has been spent in development work  aid. as soon as the Company has  funds they will start sinking a deep  shaft as it warrants the expenditure of  money. The Lake View is on the West  side of the lake, ft has had about $2,-  000 expended on it and although it is  high grade it is. a segregated vein and  requires plenty of capital to develop it.  The Electric is slso on the West side of  Long Lake, it has a small lead but very  good grade. It has a 90 foot tunnel on  the lead.  GREENWOOD   CAMP.  The Company has in this camp a  nine-sixteenth interest in the Bank of  England and nine-sixteenth interest in  the Bank of England   Fraction.   This  99*********************9  9 9  ! X F. 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Just received a new stock  .of" the' choicest. selected  .   patterns.   *:������.���:.���.-:      :  SASH AND DOORS  B.'e s t quality Cedar at  prices never before offered  in Greenwood.      :       :     :  PLATE,   SHEET   AND  FANCY GLASS.  OILS,      LEAD.      VARNISHES,    DRY  PAINTS,    ETC.,   ETC.,    ETC.,    ETC.  ROOM  AND   PICTURE  MOULDINGS.  PICTURES FRAMED.  ARTIST MATERIALS.  USE MELLORS' PURE  READY MIXED PAINTS.  $2 PER GALLON.  J.W.MELLOR  ���W"t��J--'  ^cInNMnMNI** ���& ���<��##4Mb A  ������m.  *9  ...NOW READY...  ��  fe-  ��  ����� ���  Wr  4Q  a  a  ���4  ->��.  9  #  -m  The lots are all level,  25 feet by 100 feet.  The streets are 80 feet  wide and no cuts \ alleys  to all blocks, 16 feet wide,  The town is surrounded  by excellent mining prop.-  erties. The roads, from  the mines converge at  Rendell.  The West Fork Railway  will pass through the  townsite.    This   road   is  You have waitedpatient-'  ly buf your reward is at  hand.  Rendell, at the junction  of Beaver Creek and the  West Fork of the Kettle  River, is now on the mar**  ket.  The title is perfect, the  owners having received  their crown grant.  likely to   be  constructed  this coming summer,  Near the town are the  following well reputed  claims, Rob Roy, Sallie,  Bell, Washington & Idaho,  Bounty, Tiger, King Solo.-  mon, Rambler, Wellington,  Springfield, Duncan, Etc..  Etc, to which roads will  be built this summer, The  rchness of the mineral belt  and its proximity to the  town guarantee RendeHs  future. *.  Robert Wood, the father  of Greenwood, who is part  owner in the townsite and  heavily interested in the  adjoining mineral claims,  prophesies Rendell t he  coming town and metro'  polis of the West Fork  section.  Watch for special news  about Rendell,  9  ^__*"  @  m*-  m*~  m  ���m.  ���4  "raSy  ���PRIC-E ��F %��TS.  Corn^lots, $100 to $175  y  y   iMide"loC'$75'; $125/  TERMS���1-3 cash, 1-3 4 months 1-3 9 months.  '���-' ''     Prices will be adva_c_d May 6th.  Gaunce & Mickwire,  _^9**Townsite agents for the owners, Greenwood and Rendell.  N;  B.���Contracts have been let for a new hotel, general  store, assay office and other- buildings.    Fishers new saw mill at  , Rendell is running full blast. . '-���;..���:   77."  f  m~  IT  _  ���  k  m-  ^���^���^^���^��^ -^'^^fH  _��IWl��S/t<M">*  THEBEST BEER IN TOWN IS MADE BY  PORTMAN BROS. & CCU  Proprietors*,  ASK FOR  The Elkhorn Lager Beer Contains only Pure Malt Hops, T$y  Iti It is kept on Draught or in Bottles by all the leading Hotel  Copper Street.  Greenwood r^^^y-y'--y~-'^:^yr-'yy:t;yyy  IJWI1IBIIIII,    .    |  P  liy  ���A U  April.-2:5. 1901.  THE) GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  MUNICIPAL AMENDMENTS.  : Bill Introduced by Attorney-Goneral in  The Lee_slature.  The following are among the clauses  -in the bill recently introduced   by   the  - -attorney general to amend the munici-  ,pal act:  All roads and highways forming the  " boundary between municipalities shall  be opened, maintained, kept   in  repair  ��� and improved by the municipalities of  which they form such boundary or  "boundaries; and the council of such  "municipalities shall have joint jurisdiction over the same and be liable ac-  - cordingly, .although the road may so  deviate as in.some places to be   wholly  -or in part within one or either of  them.  Whenever the several municipalities  . interested in the whole or part of any  boundary line road are unable mutually  "to agree as to their joint action in opeh-  _ ing or maintaining such line   road   or  portion thereof one   or  niore   of   such  mucicipal councils  may   apply to the  -chief commissioner of lands and works  "to determine the amount   which   each  ��� municipality shall be required  to ex-  -**pead, either in   money   or   in   statute  '-labour, or both, and the mode of expenditure on such road; and his award and  decision thereon   shall   be   final   and  binding upon the municipalities  interested, and may be enforced by  any   of  !lhe; municipalities in any court of competent jurisdiction;   and   all   sums   of  -jnoney overpaid by one or more of such  municipalities for   such   maintanance  may be recovered   by'- action   of   debt  from the   municipality   or  municipalities in defaultor neglecting to   make  Jthe payments directed by.such   award.  TNo by-law of the council of any one  x)f such municipalities with respect to  any such last-mentioned road shall  have any force until a bylaw has been passed in similar terms as nearly as may be by the  /council or councils of the other munici-  jpality or municipalities having juris-  -diction in the premises.  In case the other council or councils  *:for three months after notice of the by-  21aw, omit to pass a   by-law in  similar  terms, the duties and liabilities of each  municipality in respect to the  road   or  "bridge* shall be referred   to'  the   chief  commissioner of land and 'works, and  it shall be lawf iil'f or him to direct what  shares of the expense and maintenance  -thereof shall be borne by each   of  th<j  ipunicipalities i|iter����t?d,  "*When any hiunlcipaiity   opens   aiid  -"���maintains a leading  highway   to  the  "���"bbundari. -of an adjoining municipality,  '���and if such adjoining municipality ne-  : gleet or refuse to  open   and maintain  ���^such highway, then on the application  ���of such first-mentioned   municipality,  .���the chief commissioner of  lands   and  .works may make   an   order  directing  ���such municipality so refusing to   open  and maintain such   highway;   and  in  ��.ase such order be not carried put with-  in six nionths after the sanie ~i&��. made  =vt-ie chiefneominission'-r"of -"** land"~and  _works i^aj.caiise-such .work so ordered  fto*beflotie, and the costs of  the" same  -shall be a debt due from the municipality so refusing, to the  chief commis-  5.j_iorfer of land and w9rk<*, ,      <  , *�� <��*= \_y r'i^er or s .reani fem^e  houadary or part of the  boundary between .t-yo.armore   municipalities  the  ���councils of/such municipalities shall  have power to construct   a  bridge, or  bridges across such river or stream   in  Ahe _naattei. and at the place  or places  **. be by them directed by by-law passed  Vfoy each, and on  the' construction  of  ������such bridge or bridges the same shall be  ���maintained and kept in repair jointly  "by such municipalities, and  the  same  shall be under their joint  jurisdiction  and control; and this section shall apply  to all bridges already built  over  such  rivers and streams by and two or more  .of such municipalities.  If the several municipalities inter-  Nested in the construction or maintenance of such bridge or bridges or  of any. bridge or bridges already  made across any such boundary river  <or stream, are unable mutually to agree  as to their joint action in constructing  the same, or in maintaining the same'  ���or keeping the same in repair when  ���consuructed, cr as to the share   of   the  ��� expenses of maintenance or repair to be  borne by each, one of   such   municipal  -councils may apply to the   chief   commissioner of land and works to   deter-  -inine the amount which   each municipality shall be required to expend and  - the mode of expenditure on such bridge  . and his award and decision thereon  ;shall be final and binding on the municipalities    interested,    and   may   be  - enforced by any of the municipalities  . .in any court of competent jurisdiction;  -and any and all sums of money overpaid by on eor mor&of such municiptl-  _ities in such construction, or   mainten  ance may be recovered . by action of  debt from the municipality or municipalities in default or neglecting to  make the payments directed by such  award.  All future surveys into building lots  of property within a city by owners  and others shall be subject to the approval of the city engineer, or to the  approval of th _ mayor, when the city  has not a city engineer; and no plan  shall be registered unless it is certified  by the city engineer, or by the mayor,  when the city has not a city engineer,  as having been approved.  The city engineer, where the city  has such an official, or the mayor,  where the city has not a city engineer,  may sanction the subdivision of any  property already subdivided into building lots, and every plan of suodivision  of such lots shall be certified.by the  city engineer or by the mayor, when  the city has not a city engineer, as  having 'been approved before registration thereof.  The possession of every public road,  street, bridge, lane, square or other  highway in a municipality shall be  vested in the municipality subject to  any rights in the soil which individuals who laid out such road, street,  bridge or highway reserves, and except any other road withinr the municipality taken arid held possession of  by an individual in lieu' of a street,  road and highway laid out by him  without compensation thereof.  WILL THEY GET THE BONUS ?  . The proposition to build the Greenwood-Phoenix tramway appears to  have gotten down to the question of  'whether Greenwood will go into debt to  the tune of $50,000, to secure the building of the line. That is, the tramway  promoters, who own the electric light  franchise, now ask outright for $50,000,  instead of the guarantee of five per  cent interest on an investment pf $100,-  000, for 20 years, 'which was the  arrangement when they secured the  franchise, and which was part of the  original agreement.   .  Itis not surprising that the taxpayers  are trying to thinkafew times before  consenting to be saddled with this burden, even though the object is a good  one. Kaslo almost unanimously voted  to give the proposed smelter a bonus of  $50,000 in the shape of debentures, but  this is not quite a parallel case, as  KasiQ WOflld reap' almost the entire  benefit of having* a smelter located  there.  ' There can b<_ 39 *?��bt b��t tha*. the,  construcUda Of tha pi-o^dsed" Ifamway  would be of j, the greatest benefit to  Phoenix, in many ways, aflfl it is to be  hoped that the voters of Gi*ee_iwood  will help the project along, and not  baulk at the $50,000 proposltiofi. It  would, of course, be a good t.hing for  the tramway people to have the citizens  of Greenwood put up half the cost of  building the line in advance.������ It saves  the owners of the franchise going into  their pockets just that much. We hope  the road will be built.���Phoenix Pioneer.  ��ft��#e#$ft#��#ft��*����****����tf��#ft  I  9  9  9  *  9'  9'  9  9  9  9  9  9  ��.  9  *'  9  9  9  9  9  9  9-  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9 .  9  9  9  9  9  9  ��..  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  You wiirsa^jffi&^y^  ing, -jreur grpcerie-. $f$m Z13'  We have cut down price*-, id  bed-rock and. ate',prepared to'  meet all competition. Our  goods are strictly the best.  We have secured the services  of a first-class union baker  and we���  (imraritu  *>*>*>  9  9  ���*  *  the best; bread, -pies, cakes j  9  etc., etc.    :     ::::::  9  9  *  ,       9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  Goods Delivered to  all Parts of City  M.E.FRAZEE!  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9**9**9******************9,  GROCERY AND  BAKERY.   :    :  Corner Greenwood and Dead-  wood Streets.  MINERAL ACT. 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  EMERALD  Mineral   claim,   situate    in   the  Kettle River Mining- Division of Yale Dis-  ���   trict; Where located:   In Deadwood camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Sydney M. Johnson, Free Miner's Certificate No. B. 8120  for self and as ag-ent for I. H. Hallett, Free  Miner's Certificate No. 8003 and Lindsay Mc-  Carren ' Free Miner's -Certificate No.  E30022       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 1st day of January, A. D. 1901.  SIDNEY M. JOHNSON.  , MINERAL, ACT, 1896.  Certificate of Improvement  NOTICE.  HONALULU miner.-il claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining- Division of Yale District. Where located : In Copper camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, C. JE. Shaw as  agent for James. R. McMackson, Free  Miner's Certificate No. B1356 and William H.  MCMackson, Free Miners Certilicate No. B135.3  intend; sixty days from date uereof, 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 is  suance of such Certificate of Improvements.  ��� Dated the 20th day of November, 1899.   .  192 CM. SHAW.  MINERAL ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvement.  NOTICE.  IDAHO Mineral Claim, situate in the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale district.  Where located :   In Loug Lake camp.  TAKE NOTICE that "i, C. M. Shaw acting  as agent for J. Lucy, Free Miner's certificate 8033b and thc P. A Largey estate  Free Miner's certificate 29629b, intend sixty  days from the date liereof, to appty to the  Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Cr6wn  Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37,   must  be  commenced  before    the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 12th day of April, A, D, 1900. .  41-50 ,.      d. JE, SHAW.  MINERAL ACT 1896.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  ���'DUDLEY" mineral claim, situate in the Kettle River Mining division of Yale district.  ���Where located:   In Providence camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett,  free miner's certificate No. B8003, for myself, and as agent -for. James Moran, free  miners'-, certificate No. B29781, intend, sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to the  mining n-corder 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 tbi�� loti} day Qf April. 190i.  I. H. HALLETT*.  VERTIAL  P U ME S  -Sb^lF^  We cSltf strongly recommend this  Pump to* Jkose requiring its special type.  Thc extreitte convenience of the outside  packed iosva enables it to be readily  packed and1 taken up. The-absence of the ���  projecting valve gear is a valuable feature in avoiding breakages.d.uring hoisting and lowering in the confined space  where these pumips are used. It is fitted  with convenient suspending hooks and  the piping arrangement, takes up the  least possible space. Mining superintendents and those interested in Mining  Machinery would consult their interests  by sending for catalogne and quotations  before installing their plants. We  manufacture Pumping Machinery for  every conceivable duty.  We have given special attention to the  construction of all Pumping Machinery  required for Mine Work, and also Manufacture any type of Pump for any Special  Duty. Pumps actuated by Compressed  Air. Pumps for Bad Mine Water. Station  Pumps, etc., etc. Catalogue and specifications upon request.  I III COMPANY  ���  -' LIMITED  TORONTO,   CANADA,  Cunlifr & McMillan, agents at  Rossland; Geo. A. Walkem &  Co., agents at Vancouver;  On the West Fork of Kettle River  VI  T  "...  -���"���"���"���"  Surveys are now being made and lots  will shortly be on the market. Carmi  City adjoins the group of claims on  wliich the Carmi mine is the center.  If  P OF THE DK  Carmi is the mining center of the tt^ef West  Fork Country. The townsite adjoins the Carmi  Mine, which shipped 2,000 tons of ore to the  smelter during the past winter, and upon which development is being pushed in. order to be ready for  continuous shipments when railroad is completed  tu Carmi.  For terms write  x x x  x x  JAS KERR, JAS C DALE  Greenwood, B.C,  Carmi, BX. _���'���'       "  "���:     /  THE GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  April 25, 19017  Nitrous oxide and  oxygen [furnishes the  latest, safest and best  method for the painless extraction of teeth.  There are no bad after  effects.  Dr. R. Mathison  Both 'Phones.    Greenwood.  meekly Ximes*  PUBLISHED BY  The Greenwood Times Printing and Publishing  Company, Limited.  Duncan Ross _ Editor.  camps to the city and making it more  than ever a smelting center.  Under the present circumstances the  citizens of Greenwood cannot afford to  allow the oppportunity of improving  its position to slip by. The contemplated enterprise offers so many advantages that the citizens should take  the chances. If the scheme is carried  into effect, the city will be greatly  benefitted; if it ends in failure.-the city  will be in no worse position than it is  today. -.  the roads will admit of a four per cent  "potlatch" to the government. This  piebald policy practically precludes  railway construction of any kind.  EDITORIAL, NOTES.  The most stalwart champions of the  C. P. R. in the present fight are Hon.  J. Israel Tarte and his newspaper La  Patrie.  TAKING THE CENSUS.  THURSDAY. APRIL 18, 1901.  THE TRAMWAY.  After a season of donbt there is now  a strong   probability that the council  and the Tramway company will agree  upon an agremeent and that the ratepayers will have an opportunity to express an opinion as to the desirability  of  securing   the  tramway  upon   the  terms offered.   There will doubtless be  a   few opponents to the measure.   In  every   community   there   are persons  who object to bonuses under every and  all circumstances   and are so wedded  to this principle that they are ready to  turn   down   every enterprise that carries   a   bonus with it.   Theoretically  the opponents of a bonus are correct,  and  it would  be a good thing if there  were   a   general law  prohibiting,the  same, but in the absence of such a law  and in  the face of the fact that rival  towns   are  always  prepared   to   pay  handsomely    for   having   enterprises  tributary to them, it would be folly for  Greenwood to sacrifice its future in a  futile   effort to maintain a principle.  To quote the language of the street:  "Greenwood  has  no   'dead immortal  cinch' on this district," and in order to  maintain   its   supremacy  its   citizens  "-must-consent-to followprevailing.prac-  tices  and  pay  for the efforts that are  being  made to centralize trade here.  As Grover Cleveland once stated.   "It  is a condition that confronts us not a  theory."   It might be the highest-kind  of patriotism to stand by the principle  of antagonism to bonuses while some  other city gets the smelter but it would  be bad business.  Regarding the agreement itself, it is  a much better bargain than that made  a year ago. The ratepayers then sanctioned a guarantee of S per cent interest on $100,000 for 20 years. It has  been suggested that the tramway  would be a paying concern and consequently the city would not be called  upon to pay this interest but there was  absolutely no protection to the city in  the old agreement. The tramway  might���as other companies have invariably done���water the stock and  qond the road for a high figure���and  the earnings of the road would be absorbed in paying interest oh this  bonded indebtedness. The interest  and sinking fund on $40,000 or 850,000  is less than the interest on $100,000, so  that it can be taken for granted that  the present arrangement is cheaper for  the city than the other.  Besides an effert is being made to  associate the present anterprise with  another which, if carried into effect,  will ensure another large industry for  the city and which will ensure a large  and profitable business for the tramway. The scheme under consideration  is mutually advantageous to the city  and the company. It is the means of  drawing    the    trade  of  surrounding  During the past two weeks the inquisitive census enumerator has been  going from house to house, prying into  people's affairs. Armed with authority  from Dominion parliament, he asked  all manner of questions from the color  of your hair to the amount of your  overdraft in the bank. There was  nothing important in his questioning.  He was simply carrying out his instructions and a non-compliance with  his request landed you in the police  court with the prospects of a heavy  penalty. The practical utility of all  the information desired by the census  enumerators is open to question. A  big increase in population offers food  for political spell-binders who regale  the public with what the party in  power has accomplished; an unfavorable census give the other fellow an  equal opportunity to roast his opponent. The census furnish a wealth of  statistics that are torted and distorted to furnish padding for many an  empty speech. But how much is the  country benefitted by knowing that  there are so many people of English,  Sctottish, Irish or Chinese descent,  that so many belong to the Roman  Catholic church and so many are  Seventh Day Advents or that one man  is the owner of hundreds of acres while  another lives in a rented house? It is  true that the census taking has provoked several guessing schemes, some  of a questionable nature, but will it  put much money in the pockets of the  people who pay the bills?  The restrictions placed by the Do  minion government in the granting of  the Crow'sNest Southern charter, while  they afford ample protection to the  mining industry do not hamper the  company in their operations.  That the Associated Boards of Trade  of Eastern British Columbia have  accomplished something may be seen  by the bills introduced in the legislature by the attorney-general. The  amendments to the municipal act and  thc small debts act recommended by  the Associated Boards are included  therein.  "Another Ratepayer" Sends the  Times an interesting letter regarding  the proposed tramway. We regret that  the communication cannot be published because, "Another Ratepayer"  neglected to observe one of the rules of  all newspaper offices, that the writer's  name must accompany a communication, not ncesssarily for publication  but as an earnest of bona fides.  PROFESSIONAL CARDS.  HALLETT & SHAW,  Barristers, Solicitors,  Notaries Public.  Cable Address :   " hallett."  Codes  Bedford M'Neill's  I Moreing-��. Tlears  . Leiber's.  A   GOOD SHOWING.  The record of Boundary shipments,  given elsewhere in this issue is a remarkable tribute to the mineral wealth  of the Boundary district. Practically  there are ..only two groups of regular  shipping mines, the Knob Hill and  Ironsides and the Mother Lode. There  tonnage exceeds that of Rossland  camp although the latter is several  years older in^development;" The-dis-;  trict also enjoys the distinct advantage  of having the ores smelted at home,  thus giving the district the bulk  of the benefits to be derived from the  operations of our mines. This will be  further enhanced by the early erection  of converters at the Granby and Greenwood smelters.  From a public standpoint the fact  that the ores are low grade is a distinct advantage. The large output  necessary to produce a sufficient revenue to pay* dividends on the money invested demands the employment o  many men, and low grade ore to be  treated economically must be smelted  near the point of production. When  one considers that four years ago,there  was nothing 'but development holes on  the Knob Hill and .Ironsides and that  now they are shipping over 1,2,000 tons  daily to their own smelter and that  other mines give promise of equal development, the prospects of the district  are indeed bright.  t. H. HALLETT.  Greenwood,  .    B. O.  H. C. SHAW.  PRINGLE & WHITESIDE,  Barristers and Solicitors, '  Notaries Public, Etc.  Offices: Over Bank of Montreal, Greenwood.  MCLEOD & BROWN  Barristers and Solicitors,  Notaries Public, Etc.  Offices: Naden-TTlood block. Copper street,  Greenwood, B.C.  J. R. Brown. J. P. McLeod.  FORBES M. KERBY. CE"  Provincial Land Surveyor.  Offices:   Greenwood, B. C.  also J, A. Uusworth's Store, Midway, B. C  PIEBALD POLICY.  The railway policy submitted to the  legislature is the menu of a barmecide  feast. While it outlines the construction of several important railways, it  gives the province neither government  owned railways nor permits of construction by corporations. If it means  anything at all it means that by the  government under its right to control  rates (if it were possible to build railways under the terms suggested), must  maintain these rates sufficiently high  to  ensure that the earning power of  p~W.GROVES,^ .^^____^  -    Civil and Mining Engineer  Provincial Land Surveyor,  greenwood, b. c.  Mineral Claims Reported upon.  Underground Surreys.  CHARLES AE. SHAW.  Civil Engineer,  Dominion   andj Provincial  ���'"*.   Land Surveyor.  GREENWOOD,   i     :     ;   .;. B.  O.  BRINK  THE  BANK   OF  THB BEST MINERAL  WATER ON THE  MARKET   XXX  ish Mia Li  wi Hi  Established In 1836.  Incorporated by Royal Charter.  Pald-uc Capital $4,866,666  Reserve Fund $1,581,666  Loudon Office:  3 Clement's Lane, Lombard Street, E. C  -ft-  CotJ-tT OI* DIRECTORS':o  J. H. Brodie, John James Carter. Gaspartfs  Farrer, Richard H. Glyn, Henry 1. R. Farrer,.  Ed. Arthur Hoare, H. J.B. Kendall, J. J,Kings���  ford, Fred Lubbock, George D. Whatman.  Secretary, A. G. Wallls.  Pead office in Canada: St. James Rt., Montreal.  H. Stikeman, general manager.  J. Elmsley, inspector.  -ft-  Branches ii" Canada:  London,    Brantford,     Hamilton,   Toronto,.  Kingston,Ottawa, Moutreal. Quebec, St. John,,  N. B., Fredericton, N. B.. Halifax, Winnipeg-,.  Brandon,     Victoria,    Vancouver.    Rossland,..  Kaslo, Ashcroft.  Greenwood. Atlin   Dawson  Klondike, and Sidney, C. B.  j-GEKTS IN THE UNITED STATES:  Spokane���Traders' National Bank aud Old*.  National Bank. New York���(52 Wall street.-  W. Lawson and J. C. Welsh, agents. Satv  Francisco���(124 Sansome street) H. J. Mc-  Michael and J. R. Ambrose agents.  London Bankers:  The Bank of England and Messrs. Glyn & Co-  Fokeign Agents:  Liverpool���Bank of Liverpool. A stralla���  Unioii Bank of Australia. New Zealand���"Union.-  Band of Australia, Bank of New Zealand.  India, China and Japan���Chartared Mercantiler.  Bank of India, London and China. Agra Bank-  West Indies���Colonial Bank. Paris-Marcuard-  Krauss & Co.   Lyons���Credit Lvonuais.  J. ANDERSON, Manager, Greenwood   B. C  Agents for Greenwood  BAUER & ASHCROFT,  Provincial. Land Surveyors  mining and Civil Englaeerim.  Mineral Claims Surveyed and Crown Granted  Land and Engineering- Surveys  IV. A. BAUERl C.E., P.L.S. A. ����� ASHCROFT O.E iP.LS  VANCOUVER OREENWOOD  Wood   Block,  next door   to   Custom, office.  GREENWOOD. B. C.  FURNITURE  CARPETS  LINOLEUMS  CROCKERY  GLASSWARE  CUTLERY  SILVERWARE  BAR GOODS  The largest   hotels and finest  '  residences in B.C. were furnished by us throughout  WE1LER BROS.  VICTORIA, B. C.  SWAMMOUSE  Comfortable furnished rooms.  Private: Board.     Home Cooking-.   Board and   roblin'troxar  $7 a week and upwards.  wmmmnioiiUMii ��__i�� ��� n-m��ii  R. P. Rithet & Co.  LIMITED.  Boundary Valley   LodfC  No. 38. I.O.O.F.  AA EETS every Tuesday  /   \   Evening   at  8.00  in  their lodge room at Masonic hall.   A cordial  invitation is extended to all sojourning brethren. G. B. Taylor,. N G  Fred B.Holmes. Rec. Sec,  MRS. LARKIN  Has   taken   charge  of   the  rooms in the  Huditot-iun.  Where she will be prepared to  look after all her old customers and as many new ones as  she can entertain. The rooms  are well furnished and comfortable; rates reasonable. If  you need���  ROOMS  Call   and   see  her   before   taking elsswhere.  IW !��-<*-������  I  WHOLESALE   GROCERS  WINE AND SPIRIT  MERCHANTS.  VICTORIA, B. C.  imiiiiKiiiiii-ni-iinin inri un * m * i  mcEntire  McDonnell $ Co,  ft ft ���  Mines  and eal Estate  Greenwood and Myers Creek,  fi, B.  ��� *>  v��_  X  *%>  CHOICE CIGARS  AND  TQBACGOS XXX jz  FINE-  XX  *%l  News Papers, Periodicals,  Circulating Library, Fancy  ��� -   j   .       ���   :  Goods, Candies, Etc, Etc.  X   X ��� ^  *%*  COPPER STREET  RAILWAY,  Direct Route, Unequalled.  Service    to   all    points  EAST AND WEST.  STEAMSHIP SERVICE FROM  man -mc* tw>mci>Biiimn iw iwtirmm at.m r  CHINA,        CAPE NOMEjr  JAPAN       I ALASKA  VAC0UVER POINTS,  HBBMHWIimWll ���>��' <MHM��llllBll>|-IBWHIl  THROUGH TICKETS TO AND PROM  ENGLAND AND THEGONTINENT  For time tables, rates and full information apply to nearest local agent.  E. R. REDPATH. agent, Greenwood, B.C.  J, S. CARTER,  D. fV'A., Nelson, B.C.  E.J.COYLE.  'A.G.P.A., Vaucou-rer- '"' y  y.y **  :April 25, 1901,  THE GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  *"*  RAILWAY   POLICY.  Provincial  Government Tells  /. . What Thay Will Do,  POLICY OF SUBSIDIES  With Governmemt Control of Freight  Rates and Four Per Cent of Gross  Earnines ��� Several  Government Bolters.  The lonp looked for policy of the  Dunsmuir government has been made  public. In a message from the lieutenant governor, a bill was introduced  in the legislature outlining what the  government intends to do in the matter  of subsidies. " The bill authorizes the  borrowing of a sum not exceeding $5,-  000,000 to bear 31-2 per cent, interest,  the money so borrowed to be used in  subsidizing any or all of the following  railways, and also a bridge across the  the "Fraser, railways to receive four  thousand dollars per mile.  1. For a railway from the coast in the  neighbourhood of English Bluff, near  Point Roberts, via Chilliwhack and  Hope, to Midway, Boundary Creek district, approximately three hundred and  thirty miles.  2. For a railway from the present  terminus of the Esquimalt & Nanaimo  railway to the northern end of Vancouver island, approximately two hnndred  ��� and forty miles.  "'- 3. For a railway from Rock Creek to  Vernon to connect with the Shuswap &  Okanagan railway, approximately one  hundred and twenty-five miles.  ���'4. For a railway from the coast at  .Kilimat, to Hazel ton, approximately  'one hundred miles. ,  ���i .5. Fpr a railway from Fort Steel to  Golden,- approximately one hundred  and fifty miles.  . -Section 15 of the .bill-reads: "It shall  be lawful for the lieutenant-governor-  in-council to cause to be built a bridge  across the Fraser riler in the neighborhood of New "Westminster, at a cost  not exceeeing five hundred thousand  dollars, for the purposes of railway,  vehicular and passenger traffic, and for  the purposes aforesa.d to enter 'into  contracts for the  construction   of. the  - said bridge as may be deemed expedient, subject to submitting same at public competition, and after construction  to. enter into any agreements that the  lieutenant-povernor .in-council may  deem expedient in connection with the  user of said bridge by any railway or  other companies, persons or firms, with  power to fix a tariff of tolls."    ' -  Section 10 readi: "The lieutenant-  governor.in-council may enter into all  agreements with any persons or company undertaking the construction of  any railway to which a subsidy is hereby attached, which may be necessary  ^^j^onyjenlentjor the due construction  _ and operation of such railway7 which  agreements shall, in every instance, in  addition to other matter a therein provided for, contain the following provisions, viz: ���  (a) That unless work ��� is commenced  on the railways mentioned in subjections'a, b,*c;:datid'e 6-- section 8 hereof on or before the first day of July,  1902, and is duly and diligently prosecuted to the satisfaction of- the lieut-  ernant-governor-in-council, all right  and claim to the aforesaid subsidy  granted by this act shall be cancelled  arid forfeited.  (b) That the aforesaid subsidy shall  not be payable until the railway is  completed and.in running order,'to the  satisfaction of the lieutenant.-gover-  nor-in-council, nor until security or  guarantees, satisfactory to the lieut-  enant-governor-in-cou-icil, is desposited  for the continuous maintenance and  operation of the railway, and no subsidy shall be payable or.paid until after  such completion, and the giving of  such security or guarantee.  (c) That four per cent per annum of  the gross earnings of the railway shall  be paid to the province, and such sums  ���of four per cent shall be a first charge  upon sudh grbss^earnings.  (d) Th_it the railway obtaining the  benefit of any such subsidy shall be  constructed wholly and as a continuous  line within the province.  (e) That the lieutenant-governor-in-  council shall have absolute control of  the freight and passenger rates or the  charges by the railway and that, notwithstanding in the event of the railway being or becoming subject to the  jurisdiction of the Dominion government, the same shall be deemed a. contract between the province and the  company.  (f) That the railway may be acquired  at any time by the province at a valuation to be determined by arbitration  under the provisions of arbitration act,  provided, however, that in considering  the valuation no some shall be entertained by the arbitrators for the franchise belonging to the company.  (g) That the conditions of this section  may be varied at any time, and from,  time to time; and as often as the' lieu-'  tenant-governor-in-council may deem  advisable, always provided that control  of the subject matters referred to in  this section by the government of  British Columbia be not abrogated.  (h) That in the event of a charter  being granted by the Dominion government for a line of railway over a parallelto the route praposed in this act,  that the foregoing conditions shall be  assumed and carried out by the company so incorporated as a contract and  obligation of said company prior to any  other charge thereon.  (i) That such terms and condition  for the proper carrying out of all the  clauses of any such agreement and  penalties and forfeitures to arise upon  failure of the railway in respect thereof  shall be imposed as the lieutenant-gov  ernor-in-council may   deem   advisable.  (j) That such other terms and conditions may be imposed as the lieu-  tenant-governor-in-council may deem  advisable.  This bill will be opposed, .so it is  rumored, by McPhillips and Helmcken  of Victoria, Garden and Tatlow of Vancouver, Murphy of West Yale, and  Hay ward of Esquimalt, who, at this  session, are strongly anti-C. P. R.  Spokane, April25.���[Special].  ������Following' appeared in Spoks-;  man-Reveiw this morning:  St. Paul, April 25.���Spokesman-Review, Spokane���replying  to your message. We expect to  connect with the Canadian line  at Boundary, and have connection with Republic and Kettle  River district in operation this  fall.  JAMES J. HIM,.  y*r*\*j*~Xj**is*\*r/\***\r'^r*\**/\M*\*f'x*ti  BREVITIES  Fresh strawberries received twice a  week at Semerad's, Copper street. ;  J. C. Haas, the well known mining  man, is in from Spokane.  ���  Fresh fruit of all kinds at Semerad's,  Copper street.  D. D. McLaren and wife, Carson, are  registered at the Imperial.    ���  Fresh candy at Semerad'a, Copper  street. 7.  J. Beveridgej a Vancouver commer;  cial man, is at the Imperial.  Jas. C; Dalej-mayor of Carmi j was in  the city last week.  For Rent���Corner store with three  ooms, papered,- rent about $20. Apply The Times office, tf  Jno. Kirkup, gold commissioner,  Rossland, was in the city week.  Violins, mandolins and guitars from  $S.0O up at the Greenwood Music Store.  H. J. Evans, a Netson wholesaler,  was at the Imperial this week.  The K. F. & A. Co., sells wood coal  and ice.   V.&N. Tel. 123. tf  A. E. Ashcroft has returned from  surveying claims in Barrett's camp on  the West Fork.  Seasoned fir or tamarack wood.  Phone V. & N. 123. Prompt delivery, tf  Blake Wilson, of P. Burns & Co.,  paid Gree nwood a business visit this  week.  Illustrated postal cards, views of  both smelters. Do not miss seeing  them.   Smith & McRae.  F. Stuart Palmer, of Elkhorn Manitoba, a member of Strathcona's Horse,  is in the city.  E. R. Purdy, representing Brad-  street's at Nelson, is registered at the  Imperial.  Nitrous oxide and oxygen for pain  less extraction of teeth at Dr. Mathi-  son's.  J. P. Keane, superintendent of the  Cariboo mine, was at the Imperial this  week.  For lessons on .violin, piano, mandolin etc,, see Prof. Kauffman, Greenwood Music Store.  A. G. McKenney, representing tke  Gutea Percha Rubber company, Toronto, was in the city this week.  Miss Carrie Stalling who has been  attending school at Goodwin, Wash.,  returned home the latter part of the  week.  For Rent���Comfortably furnished  three-roomed cottage. Apply Times  office-.  A very successful dance was given  under the auspices of the Greenwood  Tennis club ia the Masonic hall last  Friday evening.  Messrs. Bunting & Dempsey, left for  Rendell this week to erect some build-  ings for themselves and the townsite  company.  White blouses, all sizes and prices at  G.F.Williams.  Ex-Governor W. J. McConnell, of  Idaho, registered at the Armstrong  last week. He is interested in Republic mines.  Dr. Mathison, dentist, over Bank of  Commerce.   Both 'phones.  Dont forget to goto the South End  Grocery for fresh eggs, good spuds,  good mocha and Java coffee, good tea  and fresh groceries.  Headquarters for dressmaking and  millinery at G-. F. Williams.  li. M. Stern, Seattle,.and Ralph Herron, San Fsancisco, two knights of the  raad, registered at the Armstrong this  week.  Switches, hair rolls, side combs, aud  fancy hair pins at G. F. Williams.  H. V. Croll, manager of the Western  branch of the Ed. P. Allis Company,  with headquarters at Spokane, was  here the end of last week.  For Rent���Unfurnished rooms, very  cheap.   See Smith & McRae.  N. H. Lamont has returned from  Brandon, Man., with 1,000 chickens  for the farm recently purchased by  himself and J. J. Bannerman.  For a quick lunch go to the Gem  restaurant, Copper street.  A. Drucker, M.P.1 London, England,  is in the city. Mr. Drucker is interested in several properties in Deadwood  camp , and will remain here for some  time.  All kinds of Taxidermist work done  by T. B. Winnett, Silver street.       tf  W. G. Gaunce, of Gaunce & Wickwire, left this week for Seattle to visit  his family. Upon his return he will go  to Rendell to handle the* townsite for  the owners.  TheK. F. & A. Co., sells Crow's  Nest coal; seasoned hard-wood, any  lengths, I<bon 3_.ake ice; daily delivery.  Office opp. Windsor Hotel. V. & N.  Tel. 123. ,   tf  ���_ S. W. Hall, superintendent of the  Iron Mask, Rossland, and Mrs. Hall  registered at the Armstrong this week.  Mr. Hall was experting a property for  a local company.  Robert Wood and James Kerr have  gone   to Victoria in connection with  their application for the Midway and  Vernon  railway  charter.     They   are  hopeful ��f securing the necessary aid  to^nsure the early constfuctiyn of the  road. ~-^=.-^-.-,__=.-__-.__-----.  The following operators and mine  managers were in the city on Sunday:  Jack Hanley, superintendent of the R.  Bell; S. F. Parrish, manager, and R. H..  Anderson foreman of the B. C; Superintendent Nick Tregear and Richard  Plewman, of the Winnipeg mine;  Major J. Edwards Leckie of the Republic; and Sam W. Hall of Rossland.  Commencing May 2, from bWen  Sound and May 5 from Fort William  the Canadian Pacific Railway upper  lake steamers will resume regular trips  on following schedule. From Owen  Sound s. s. Alberta, Tuesday; s. s. Athabasca, Thursday; s. s. Manitoba, Saturday. From Fort William, Athabasca  Sunday; Manitoba, Tuesday; Alberta,  Friday.  Dr. A. J. Hunter arrived in the city  on Tuesday last. During the summer  he will take charge of the West Fork  for the Presbyterian church, making his headquarters at Rendell. Dr.  Hunter will leave for the West Fork in  about a week. During his stay in the  city, he is the guest of Rev. Mr. Anderson.  DAWSON   &   CRADDOCK  Cigars and Tobaccos,  Smokers' Sundries,  Comfortable Club Rooms.  Copper Street, Two Doors Below  Rendem, Corner. '  EV JACOBS  , ETC.  <__=_ : '   CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  62  Cr*  ^  Cr*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  CF*  <��**  Cr*  ��**  Cr*  Capital, all paid up, $12,000,000.  Rest.  $7,000,000.  President:   Lord Strathcona and Mount Royai-,  Vice-President:   Hon. George A. Drummond.  General Manag-er :   E. S  Clouston.  Branches in London, Eng. \ $Jht/a. \ New YorR, Chicago.  Buy and sell Sterling- Exchange and Cable Transfers ; Grant Commercial an  Travellers' Credits, available in any part'of the world.  Greenwood Branch,    F. J. FINUCANE, Manager.  **��>  TiMmmmMmmmmmmmmMMmmm  GREENWOOD.  99  T CO,,  REPRESENTING: /     -  PHOENIX  FIRE ASSURANCE CO;,  '7,.. OF LONDON, BiNGlrAN-"*.    "  / 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  u  COMPANY.  LIMITED.      R. GREIGER, MGR.  x x x Agents For Pafcst Beer, xxx  Complete Line Bar Supplies. ....GREENWOOD  Harvey & Robins, Proprietors.  Cfoe Best Stock. GlK neatest Kiss.  Coppef Street, Greenwood.  lira.  LIMITED.  VANCOUVER, B. C, 733 Pender St,  Also NELSON. B. C  We are Manufacturers and direct Importers, and carry a lare-e stock of Balances, Furnace*-.  Fire Clay -goods, Scientific and Practical Books, Glassware, Platinum Goods, Acids, Chemicals  aud all other Assayers'and Miners'requirements.'   Sole agents for Morgan Crucible Company^  Battersea and"Standard"FirebrickCo.,-Crucibles-and Muffles. ���Becker_'s_S^nsVB^MCe��, Etc.  Catalogue and full particularr sent on application. ' " ���    . "~'^-^~  Braun's Gasoline Furnaces and Cupel Machines.  . 5.  k  $  3  Mwv*-.ooro^��i_����.".^yN-.^w^  11 !i  9991  injoy Yourselves...  Smoke a William Pitt Cigar.   A jolly given  with every cigar  at Jacobs'.    Ask for it.  ,��i_e . i$ : KJortb ��� ��to.n&  best   cigars  ��� �����_ClBV    *     19     ���    WVI H/    ���      S_-_IV1I-.M+*  When you   can   get   the  the   country   at   JaCObS.  Don't * be * a �� Dead * One  CLARENDON HOTEL BLOCK.        - -        Cooper Street.  . 5  . i':  _ ��  . ..  3 E*  . E  . |  .  i  ? 8  m  \ THE GREENWOOD* WEEKLY TIMES.  April 25, 1901  :J* A  i;  ._  Stsu.c irrra-  BSI  a ft  .1 ���_> _.-  (.Tie  _e.,'.c  Kj.  Mei*.  ..I B i A  ;....e   at  Victoria  fir.; ..ristics of the  ..._,ators.  '_" ��� >������--    jer  who  strolls   into   the  iv\      ���.:������  ..eriesof  the  legislature  of  ...        i-\ .a wheaan important debate  __. ij    -.ogress, learns little of the abil-  ..i.j, ��.-.-.of .th_; characteristics of the men  who <consl!ifettte  the  Witanagemot  of  ���CJaaaQsL-s most western province.   Just  ^as&t.ils impossible   to   really   know   a  rjujam-without feeing constantly   associ-  ���5&ea with him in business,   or  in   the  Sioane, it is idle to estimate the influence  -���or weight of a legislator by listening to  je. -s-jag-le speech,   or   by   watching   his  ���tcotirse on'.certain measures.  "While this applies to tho public   galleries, its antithesis is true   as regards  *ehe   press   gallery.    The   iuen   whose  Xal>ors in that particular   part   of   the  ���chamber extend from the king's speech  ���to the weariness -of the   filial  all-night  ���sitting, see   the   provincial   solous   at  ���ssfoort taage,  and   are   able   to   gauge  -witti fair accuracy the   calibre   of the  -saett who have been called from  desk,  ttheptow and the mine,to frame statutes  *.for ttse state.    By a  species   of   ready  -.Tecl��sning familiar to every experienced  ���niemfoer of the craft they can   approxi-  :-_nate closely  how   much   "live"   copy  *ther�� will be   in   the   speech   of   each  _Tte-_aber before he has addressed  "Mr.  Speaker;;"' and though these reports are  so-Bus-jinies .attenuated or abbreviated  .���aooosrdangito-iheicolor of the particular  raewspajper fer which   they   are   being  ������tstkeii, d_tauey -are usually a fair refiction  ��of ;t-ie<effect of tlie effort upon the mem-  'i*-M-_��; having watched a man in committee, in lobby, and on the   floor   of   the  chamber itself, it does not require  any  .-special ability on the part of the scribe  Ao fairly estimate his comparitive value  and weight in tl_e aggregate of   repre.-,  -aentativea.  X GOODLV COMPANY.  Tt is a goodly company which gathered in a stately pile over James Bay.  JSteremad there the electors have drawn  "blanks, but the prizes far outbalance  ������these. There are few men of first rate  ���ability���:a feature hardly to be won-  Oterea aft *w*heia public life offers such  "little reward and brings in its train so  much -worry, vexation, and financial  -Joss���-but taken generally, they are  ~-_u_ni-faeaded in the best sense of the  Tterm, and truly representative of the  -rerile race in whose hands lies the destiny of .the province of British Colum-  ln-u  .v._.-__-_.^ae.of_t"-M:most--striking1-figiii,es----lu^  ��he c-hamber is that of the leader of the  ���opposition, Joseph Martin. Less of the  belligerency and pugnacity which was  dutch a. noticeable feature in former ses-  =sioas is in evidence this year, and the  SS&teries'have not taken kindly to the  change. Time was when the prospect  of aa. attack by Mr. Martin on the administration will fill the galleries; this  .year they have seen .but   few* specta-  -.rtM-B.   Mr. Martin is less closely wedded.  -xxbIkb desk, and even whien'in his place  ithdjpre.mier meets a smile oftener than  -.a. sneer when he looks across the room.  JPeEsonal friendship between the two  -doubtless ias something to do vvith it,  aad physical suffering on the part, of  vthe leader.of the opposition may also  -fa-ur-e tamed the fiery spirit which a few  mouths ago could lash the house into a  fermeurto-. excitement. He even beams  on Messrs. Bberts and Turner, who of  old were so frequently exposed to his  invective. For Hon. Mr. Prentice,  however, he has no consideration,  and  ��� *vriien he gets his opportnmiy, as in the  -achate on the School bill, he lashes the  -minister with something of his old fer-  -*-��aty.  well,   ii ���-" if a disc is ion has no immed-  ���inte interest fo-* ii;uj  ie does   not   hesi-  j  ate to turn   i is   *>;u -   on   the   throne  -while ha ���-������iis :..    H   oitues of the   gal-  !..'.���:_, >viil r--_.--_.il an     istance not  many  weeks -.nice '.viiii'i t'r : grave chief com-  .ni'.,i.<B.r  '(H"ti.    v, .   C.   Wells)    was  ��� nre iii.-m.-l \..tii a .- -asm owing to   the  ,! "-.mior j.-ouivd i'lio'ns ear by   his   col-  !���     -Jiit.      A'i-rt--.1 !--..ile  settled on the  ���������;'������ ���rurea of eve  io:     who witnessed the  I modei''.. with ���!������_ possible exception of  the occupanc of .hi: chair.  Messrs. Turner aud Brown occupy  seats at the head of the government  and opposition rows respectively, and  each, in a manner, typify the past of  their respective parties. Mr. Turner is  still smart as a boy on his foot, but  not 'one wit more so than the member  for New Westminster. They usually  enter the chamber from opposite ends  and sides, and a comparison of their  sprightliness has often served to while  away the quarter hour of formalities at  the opening of the house, in the press  seats. Mr. Brown is more urbane and  perhaps easier molified " than in the  famous days when he relied on his  "Winchester," but he is none less  handsome. In a beauty shbw.hewould  make close running, even with his  white locks, for many a younger man  A CROWNING GLORY.  Hon. W. C. Wells, the chief commissioner of lands and works, always  creates an impression of being the adjutant of the government forces. A  barrack square definition of an adjutant is "the pack-horse of the battalion," and its aptness will be appreciated by all who know how unsparingly Mr. Wells gives his time and  energies to his * big department.  "Easily the best chief commisioner we  ever had,"' one member expressed it,  and he voiced a popular sentiment.  When he speaks he goes directly to the  heart of his subject, tells exactly what  he will do and precisely what he thinks  and sits down. And this, in the  opinion of those who. sit in the little  gallery above, is his "crowning glory.  If   the energy  of Smith Curtis, the  member   for  Rossland,  could be valu-  ated on an electrical basis his  voltage  would run close to the million  mark.  He   is animation personified.    Where  he finds time to 'study all the measures  which are on '{J-q order paper, collate  his facts is the H.ar\[���_ of the^  ordinar*-;  membsr-v   Hs   can   grind out amend-  *t.6n.s without limit while  you wait,  and   it does  not  matter to  him how  many times he is called to order by the  speaker.     He   keeps   right   on.     The  Rossland   member   is   gifted   with   a  singular bright mind and quick apprehension.    He  is,  beside, perhaps,  the  most omnivorous worker in the house,  as well as one of its best if perhaps its  most loquacious debaters.  The premier is his anthithesis. He  speaks seldom and briefly, and rarely  without the printed page before him.  Mr. Dunsmuir entered politics too late  to ever be a successful speaker. He  knows it and does not try the experiment.  *Hi��  LOCAL CHESTERFIELD   *IH3  'A.   G.'  "Directly -opposite the member for  Rc>sslat.dtfS__-ith Curtis) sits the attor-  ney=g-eneral, Hoa. D. M. Eberts. He  -has long- enjoyed a reputation for in-  -dolence -which has earned him the  ���-sobriquet -"Bberts the Unready," but  tuere is little of it in evidence during  -the session. Measures great and small  are watched by him through all their  stages, from their introduction until  -"Shall the bill pass?" falls from the  lips of the speaker. Others may retire  to lobbies to enjoy a pipe and a chat.  5>ttt there is no such immunity from  labor for the A. G. However he has  liis relaxation.    The A. G. tells a story  Of the other ministers, Hon. R. McBride is the Chesterfield. His boyish  face surmounted'by a wealth of curly  gray hair give* him an air of distinction which wili'be a valuable asset  should he justify the predictions of his  friends, and become a force in politics  of the province. Hon. Mr. Prentice,  the last of the sextette, speaks rarely,  his portfolio requiring less attention  on-the floor of the house than the  others. .-..-������ ���    ���  ��� Mr. Hawthornwaite, the iabor representative and successor to Ralph  Smith, has taken a very modest part  in the debates, but his speeches,  especially that on the' amendment to  the Coal Mines Regulation bill, stamp  him as an able successor to Mr. Smith.  He is a young man, bright and alert,  with a pleasing manner, and gives a  close attention to his duties which  augurs well for his usefulness in subsequent assemblies.  HONEY-TIPPED    BARS.  W. W. B. Mclnnes, his colleague  from Nanaimo, established a reptua-  tion in the fsderal acena which at once  gave him a strong place in the more  circumscribed limits of the provinciai  one. Nature was kind to Mr.McInnes,  for although she cut him off with a  very short frame, she endowed him  with a ringing resonant voice which at  once challenges attention. He launches  his javelins with a laughytoo, which  robs them of their sting, and he meets  a retort with the same enjoyment evidently as he gives one. The worst  thing his opponents can say is that  he is a demagogue and talks to the gal-  leries.but those who do not are a rarity  in the house.  Dennis Murphy, on the government  side, is a youn:-. man of whom great  things   are   expected."   He   is a   verv  clovi-r speaker and his abilities are  leavened with a good sense which prevent him employing-his oratory to the  weariness of the house.  Mir- Pooley, from. Esquimalt. is a  typical Tory squire-. He has fought  his battles, and dreads night sessions.  The first hour after prayers he dedicates, to a comfortable nap, and the  next: hour to a perusal of Harper's.  Once in a while he wakes up and  treat-, the house tp a rattling speech  which reminds tbe old timers of the  day when he was president of the executive.  THB ONtY "-HARRY."  The most unconventional man in the ;  house   is   H.   Dallas   Helmcken.   He i  treats the proceedings as purely infor- i  mal and devoid of   any   great   significance.   It is not many years  ago  that  he punctuated one of his speeches at  a.  night session by* looking   up   quickly  and  informing    the    speaker,    "Ohl  There's a bat!" without changing bis  tone of voice.  When John Houston, of Nelson,  breaks out he is more "-'wild and wolly,"  but not more unconventional.'  To the left of the speaker sits, a little  knot of men, the remnants of tlie old  Provincial party who give an independent subport to the government, and  render excellent service to their constituencies meanwhile. The group  consists of Messrs.. Munro, Kidd, Neill  and Greeii. The first three are alrno'st  clerical in their manner, but the de-  sci iption does not apply to Mr. Green.  None of them worry the house with set  speeches,but when they speak they express .themselves with force, and are  always listened towith great deference.  A JOKE HATCHER  ��� In the back row of the government  Joseph Hunter hatches jokes for consumption during dull hours. He delivers his thrusts to all and sundiy, and  in a quaint way that tickles - his opponent, the Atlin Aberdotxian, James  Stables.  Mr.'Hayward, of JSsquimalt, is always looked to when agricultural topics  are up for, consideration, and to him  the country owes the agriculi ural com--  mittee. The mining interests ai?e left  to Messrs Taylor, Rogers the two  Smiths, Stables and7 Green, Houston,  Fulton and Ellison. The latter adds  to these duties those of governnjgnt  Whip.  The Delta sends a level-headed man  to represen t it in John Oliver, sage,  wit, and sometimes orator.. He generally manages to epitomize arguments  in a clinching way that suggests that  the last word has been said. Messrs.  Garden and Tatlow and Gilmour are  always heard from when Vancouver  interests are at stake, and Messrs. McPhillips and Hall look after Victoria  closely together with the other two  representatives. Messrs. Mounce and  Dickie, who sit at the end of the government row, are also two hard working members who do not manifest their  interest in public affairs by oratory  only.  Mention would not be complete without reference to the Urbaae spealcef,  MfrBoothTwho isTthe friend of every  membe? of the house and of his trusty  assistant iJauiei 0'Hafa, the sergeant-  at-arms, whostf if��wn is a IHOre fearful thing than the* thunderbolt of Jove.  BBS  PRICE UST.  Beans per can .....$0.15  Peas   Corn ���..������   Tomatoes :   Potatoes per cwt    1,75  Raisins per package      J5  Raisins per lb      jq  Currants loose,       15  Currants. Package ���      20  Salmon, per can ;       J5  Salmon, 2 lbs...   o e  Mackerel, per can fresh       15  Herring, per can, fresh.       ,15  Herring, tomato sauce...       20  Preserved bloaters       _ 0  Flour, Hungarian _ \.50  Flour. Gold Drop...   1,35  Potatoes, per cwt  1.75  Oil, per case     3.65  BANNERMAN BROS.  v^v*\fA\^^w^\))^��v��v'-v^^,v^\iJrv<'^^  If not you surely-will, when you  see the new 1901 Model Cle\eland  :IT IS A BEAUTY=  We have obtained the exclusive agency in the district for the  American and Canadian Manufacturers Association, and have  selected the CLEVELAND as the best all round wheel, and will  carry a full stock of this manufacture, in both men's and women's. There are a great many improvements over the 1900  model and they are conceded to be the best wheel made. If,  however, you are in love with some other make, we will obtain  it for you.  WE   WILL  BE   PLEASED  TO   HAVE YOU CALL  AND INSPECT THE "CLEVELAND."  RUSSELL-LAW-CAULFIELD CO. LTD.  KOOTENAY FUEL AND AGENCY CO.  -SEI^S-  Wood, Coal, Ice, Oils, Tile, Fire Brick, Cement, Etc,, Etc.  Seasoned Fir or Tamarack r Wood any lengths,  Crow's Nest Pass Coal $7,00 a Ton,  LOON LAKE ICE MJVERED DAILY  OFFICE OPPOSITE WINDSOR HOTEI*������  JOHN W. HARTL1HB; MANAGER.  r;  CABI,-? ADDRESS :  MA6BX,  ���       CODB :  WORIpIWO^AljrBt-il,,  THOS. MltLDS, Mgr.  m  TO LET!   Building1 suitable for Stores or offices.    __** ea eoooei1 ��**_����-  business  centre. vi-fc** otreet,  FOR SALE J   Well Furnished five fdomed house, easy tenfls of payment.  GREENWOOD, / �� ; B. C  Our Yards and Mills are  located asl follows :  Greenwood. Phoenix, Dead-  wood City, Eholt No. i, Ehol No.  2, .Long Lake, Rock Creek, Skylark Camp, Nakusp, Robson,  Ymir and Rosslaud.  We _Ve Mc-MBfacturers  of all Kinds of . : : : :  ii ond Dressed I  ROSSLAND ENGINE WORKS. - CUNLIFF & McMILLAN.  FOUNDERS, MACHINISTS,  AND BOILER MAKERS.  Specialty in manufacture of Ore Cars and General Mining Machinery.  List of Second Hand Machinery on hand, which has been thoroughly oterhauled and  is as good as new:  One 12x18 Ingersoll-Sergeant Air Compressor, listed at 3 drills.  One Vertical Air Receiver. 8x3, 5 -16 shell  3-8 heads, with all fittings.  One 60 h. p. Return Tubular Boiler 5x12  1-2 heads, 82���3 tubes, tested to 18Olbs.  cold water pressure. 62 in. heavy 30 in.  smoke stack, complete with all fittings.  "Watch this advertisement for other lists, or write us for full list before buying. We  may have just what you want.  Agents for Northey Pumps.���Stock Carried.  Third Avenue, Rossland. P. 0. Box 198. -April 18, 1901.  THE)' GREENWOOD WEE.KL.Y TIMES.  THE GREAT IE  London Shareholders arc Dis^  satisfied With  WHITTAKER      WRIGHT'S  Management of the Company's  fairs ���Strong Letter in the  London Financial Times-  Af-  f or hire of team. Defendant had contra  claim for money advanced ' to driver.  Judgment for plaintiff of full amount  and costs.   Contra claim disallowed.  guess Bros. v. Cunningham & Anderson���Action for rent, and contra claim  of damages for insufficient heating of  building. Judgment for plaintiff in  amount claimed. Contra claim of $40  with costs allowed.  B. C. Copper Co. v. Miles Barrett���An  action for damages for non-fulfillment  of agreement. Judgment for plaintiff  in $150 damages and costs.  The London shareholders in the Le  Roi are evidencing their dissatisfaction  with Whittaker Wright's management  of the company's affairs. The recent  decision of the directors to. postpone  the declaration of a dividend caused a  sharp decline in the stock; This, however, soon righted itself, but a perfect,  f usilade of protesting letters is still being kept up through the press. , One  of the shareholders in writing to the  Financial Times says:  "1 have this   morning   received the  statement of the directors' of   the   Le  Roi Mining Company Limited, informing the shareholders of their inability  to declare  an   interim   dividend,   and.  further, that they.are unable to liquidate their indebtedness to the   Bank of  Montreal,   This.looked all very fine on  I paper to fresh shareholders induced   to  I buy the shares by the  grand  promises  of substantial dividends, but  to  those  I of us who have listened more than once  I to these unfulfilled promises the latest  {circular is   ominous.   The statements  ���contained in it do not by   a   long  way  ���agree with what was said by the cha ir-  Jman at the meeting on December 28th.  Ir. Wright then said that   they   were  earning profits at the rate of 33 1-3 per  sent, that the quarterly dividend would  De paid, and that they would  continue  ��o pay dividends regularly every  three  louths afterwards.   Mr, Wright also  [said that'the loan of ^104,000 .from th>\  Jank of Montreal was as at 30th June,  .ut 'did not now. exist.'   Three months  lifter this statement   shareholders   are  bqolly iaformed that  the   'company  i.  inable to liquidate its' indebtedness tc*  [he   Bank.: of    Montreal.'     Where   is  lhe money  going ..to?   :At. ;30th--' June  ihere was a credit balance' of ,��93,369'  Since then there  has   been' extracted  Irom the mine ore to the value of ^327,-  sOO to the end of January, and on a fai_  Istimate for the remaining two months  If/��89,999, in   all. ��416,000   for-:''nine  lcnths/and iucluding balance ,��509,-  J69, out of which we have had a paltry  percent.   Certain   members   of the  Lbard   have    resigned. ; Shareholders  tow ask;   Is this ��� latest "circular   the  gorerunner of a collapse?   London and  rlobe  shareholders  were   practically'  |old they would get a.d.ividend in three  lonths.   A few; days later   they  were  aid the company could   not   liquidate  its   indebtedness.   Standard    Explor-  STtW-Tshareholder^  ^bout three months they would receive  division of assets equal to a long way  lore than the par value of their shares.  Tow, when the three months are gone,  [reconstruction.'   The British" America  porporation, unable to pay a dividend,  ioubts its ability to pay its debts."  Wanted���Trustworthy men and women to travel and advertise for old established house of solid financial standing. Salary $780 a year and expenses,  all payable in cash. No canvassing  required. Give references and enclose  self-addressed stamped envelope.  Address manager, 355 Caxton Bldg.,  Chicago.'  DRIVING NORTH FORK.  MINERAL   ACT,  1896.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  DANDY Minerl Claim, situate in the Kettle  River Mining- Division of Osoyoos District.  Where located: Iu Greenwood camp, south  of the Tamarack Mineral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE that we, Sydney M. Johnson, Free Miner's C ertificate No. B8120  and'H. L. Morgan, Free Miner's Certificate No.  B29614, intend, sixty days from the date hereto appty* to tlie mining- recorder for a certi  cate Of lmprovements'for the purpose of obtai  ing- a crown grant of the above claim. .  And further, take notice that action, und  section 37, must be commenced before thel  suance of such certifictte of improvements.  Dated this 16th day of March, A. D., 1901.  . .      MINERAL* ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  . NOTICE. ���  LAKE VIEW mineral claim,, situated in the  KettleRivei Mining-Division of Yale District. Where located : In Long; Lake  Camp.  TAKE NOTICE lhat we, Robert Wood.Free  Miner's Certificate No. 1-29759, and C. X,.  Thomet, Free Miners Certificate No. B296S9, intend sixty days from the date irereof, to apply  to to Mining Recorder for a Certificate of fm-  prouements, for the purpose of obtaining a  Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further  take  notice that action, under  section 3i, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements  Dated this 4th day of March, A. D.,1901.  3m-6. .    '  MINERAL ACT, 1896.  CERTIFICATE... OF    IMPROVEMENTS.  yy.;?7    ���'��������� no-tioe.   .  TIPTOP mineral claim, situated in the Kettle  River mining division of 'Yale district.  .Where located : 'In Skylark camp../'���-������������ . r  TAKE NOTICE that'. I. Isaac H. Hallett, Free Miners's certificate No.  _003B, 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 to the  aboye claim.   'y>..        *' '    ������   j . ���-, . .,'  Aud further take notice, that action, under  section 37, must be commenced, before the iss~  anceiof such certificateof improvements.  'Dated this 27th' day of March, 1901.  I. H. HALLETT.  .   ���' ' MINERAL ACT. 1896.' ������  Certificate of Improvement.  LAURA mineral claim, situated in the Kettle  '     River  mining  division   of  Yale   district.  Where-located :. In Long Lake camp.  TAKE NOTICE thatl, C. .e. Shaw acting  as agent for Marry-McArthur, Free  Miner's Certificate 7734B, G. R. Naden, Free  Miner's Certificate.No. 14357A, and the P. A  Largery estate, Free Miner's certificate No.  27629B, 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.    .  __.Da.ed .this 12 day.of_April,_1900.___,_-______---___-__  3m-7. C. .e. SHAW.  13, Spraggett,-who cleared the North  Tork of obstructions recently, is making a big drive of logs from the  Vicinity of Lynch creek and expects to  [and the major portion of them safely  it his mills. In previous years nearly  lalf the logs started on such a drive  .ould have been hung up on jams "before reaching the Forks but it is be-  |lieved*they can be run down this year  :lear from above Lynch creek to the  smelter lake.  The big drive is  now in full swing  land   thousands of feet of logs are re-  jportedd passing Bannock  City daily.  IA large number of men is employed  I on the drive and the saw mill will be  kept  busy most of thie summer, Mr.  Spraggett having the contract for cutting  the lumber to be used in the enlargement of the Granby  smelter.���  Gazette.  , Mineral Act 1896.  CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  ���    NOTICE.  MARGRIE mineral situate in the Kettle river  Miuing Division of Yale District. Where  Located in Skylark camp.  TAKE NOTICE that Ij C. -_E. Shaw acting  as agrent for Mary McArthur, Free  Miner's Ccrtificate7734_i, and George R. Naden,  Free Miner's certificate No. 14357a intend sixty-  days from the date hereof to apply io the  mining. recorder for. a certificate of.. improvement for the purpose of obtaining a crown  grant for above claim.  And further take notice that action under  cection 37 must be commenced before the is-  snance of such certificate of improvements  Dated this 27th day March, A. X>. 1960.  26-34  C. 2E. SHAW.  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  JENCKES MACHINE C��<  I IN STOCK |  *     . _.       9  IN STOCK  % ROSSLAND |  9 9  % Warehouse. %  9 9  9*9****9*9***9  Hoisting Plants, Stamp Mills, Concentrators.  Buckets, Cars, Rope, Sinking and Station Pumps,   Chain Blocks*,  Boilers, Receivers, Etc,  CANADIAN RAN�� BRILL C  4��  4a  '���41  *��*.  *_�����  Compressors and Rand Rock Drills, in which the highest degree of Perfection. Baa-  been attained,  R. P. WILLIAMS,   GREENWOOD.   B.C. ROSSLAND.   B.C.  F. R. MENDENHALL,  ��*  1    The James Cooper Mfg. Co,  *a*~~ J-l - . ^aaw,  ��=���.'��� **~-~-~^-MONTREALl QUEBEC, h��V  -*  MANUFACTURERS OF  ��� ���  ��� ���  BOILERS, HOISTS, PUMPS, Etc,  Agents For The Bullock Diamond Drills. '  i\* B* e* menally, Rossland, B. &*  ROCK DRILLS, STRAIGHT LINE 2  DUPLEX and CORLISS MR COM- ^  PRESSORS . . . . 3  COMPLETE MINE EQUIPMENTS  OP ALT. KINDS.  STOCK CARRIED IN RQSSLAND.  15. R. Kirkpatrick, Greenwood, B. fir.  ftuiuuiutitiu^  JUDGMENTS GIVEN.  Judgment has been rendered by-  Judge Bole in the following cases, in  which, judgment was reserved at the  sitting of the county court held iu  Greenwood last month.  Kauffman v. Chesterton et al���This  was an action to recover damages for  injury to a piano leased by theplain.iff  td defendents. Judgment for $25 and  costs.  Holland v.   Docksteader���An action  MINERAL ACT, 1900.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE  ROBERT EMMET Mineral claim,  situte In  the Kettle River Mlnlwr   Division of  Yale  District.    . ���      _  TAKE NOTICE that I. C. JE. Shaw acting  as agent for C. J. McArthur, Free  Miner's Certilicate 6227n, G. R. Naden, Free  Miner's certlfidate No. 14357a, and the P. A.  Lang-cry estate, Free ��� Miner's certificate  No. 29629B, 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 27th day of March, 1900.  26-34 C, JE. SHAW.  ��� ������  Wallace-miller Block  Greenwood *  times.  MINERAL ACT 1896.  MINERAL, ACT 1896.  MINERAL ACT. 1899.  Certificate of Improvements-  NOTICE.  ,'PINHOOK",   "WORI-DS    FAIR   FRACT-  ION"and"MISSING LINK NO. 2 FRACTION" mineral claims, situate in the Kettle  River Mining Division of Yale District.  Where located :   In Greenwood Camp.  AKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett as  _     agent for George R. Naden, Free Miner's  Certificate No. 14357a. and James S. C. Fraser,  Free  Miner's   Certificate   no.   B29234,   intend,  sixty days from date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Recorder for   Certificates of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grants of the above claims.  And further take notice that actions, under  section 37, must be commenced before the is-  suance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 25th day of February, A. D. 1901.  3ra-6 I. Xf. HALLETT.  npi  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE. o  '���FOUR ACE" Mineral claim, situate in the  Kettle River Mining Division of Yale District.   Where located ;   In Greenwood camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Robert Jaffray, Free Miners  certificate No. B29816, William T. Smith, free  miner's certificate No, B29533, Robert Wood,  free miner's certificate No. B29759, and  Evan Parry, , free miner's certificate No.  B29955, intenct, 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 to 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 15th day of April, 1901.  I.   H.   HALLETT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  CLIMAX mineral claim, situate in the Kettle  River Mining division of Yale district.  Where located:   In Skylark camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for George R.-Naden, free miner ��  certificate No. 14357A, John T. Bell, free miner's certificate No. B8059, Arthur N. Pelly,  free ntiifrv's certificate No. 29591, and Gerald T. ' Hodgson, free miner's certificate  No. 29788B, 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 to tbe above  claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this 12th day of April, 1901.  I. H. HALLETT.  MINERAL, ACT, 1S9G-.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  " CARMI" Mineral Claim, situate tit t__-r-  Kettle River Mining Division of Talc __>_-���  trict. Where located : In Carmi camp aa  the West Fork of Kettle River-  TAKE NOTICE that I, Forbes JL K_j_jv  C.E.,  as agent for Echiinuu<i Heat-GOTis.  Thruston, sree miner's   certificate Ttoi 27KSL.  George A Sonneman, free miner's cer-vfi______.  No. -B42020,    and    Joseph     E.    Brana<.m-_��c^.  free     miner's    certificate     Ko.     B4JDI_".   intend sixty days from the date hereof,. \*> _cpf_(jr  to the  Mining Recorder for  a Certifierta: oJ*  Improvements, for the purpose of 05t______ag-a.  Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action,, xraizsr  section 37, must be commenced befoie the issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.  Dated this 10th day of April. 1901.  FORBES M. KEKKX y_^.-r-.>y.  ^pril 25, 1901.  THE GREENWOOD WEEKLY TIMES.  & ^*^.-^*^y*Jw^f*^l,l^^^^'  2, at an angle of 90 degrees, will be  met with, thereby forming a large ore  bodv. In the east drift on the same  level another winze is being sunk.  R. BELL.  ammmmmmM^WfimP&m  vm^mv^m^yt^mmm^mm  ��� ���IN THE���  i  ggists X X  Jewelers and  * X Opticians  GREENWOOD, B.C.  J. Hanley superintenient of the R.  Bell, in Summit camp, whq was in the  city this week reports that the shatt has  reached a depth of 275 feet and from  the bottom a crosscut is being- driven  to crosscut the ledge, which will probably be reached within three weeks.  The R. Bell will shortly begin a series  of shipments to thc Granby smelter.  It is one if the highest grade propositions in the Boundary country, although  the ledge is not of the characteristic  size of the Phornix ore bodies. In silver it it is indisputably the highest  grade in that district.  MORRISON   WINES.  At a: meeting of the directors of the  directors of the Morrison Mines,  limited, held in Spokane on Monday it  applicants for the charter are Rudolph  Liden, H. M. Keefer, C. W. Vedder, J.  P. Myers-Gray and James Mowat. Active operations -will be started by the  10th of next month. Mr. Keefer reports that shares are being rapidly subscribed for.  COURT OF REVISION.  Assessments Reduced in Several Instances,  A court of revision to adjudicate upon the assessment roll as prepared by  Assesser Taylor, was held in the dity  hall on Tuesday last. There were  present Aid. Sutherland in the chair,  and Aid. Naden and Ross. Several  complaints against the assessment  were received, c. J. Finucane appeared on behalf of the Bielenberg  estate and the assessment on the improvements were reduced from $600 to  $450. He also appealed against assessment on lot 32, block 12, and lots  13 and 14, block D. The assessment  on improvements, lot 32. was reduced  2M  M  I. R.   ARMSTRONG, ,  PROPRIETOR  Is The Best Hotel in The City.  Every Modern C o nv e n i e n c e  drabam $ Parry,  Proprietors.  THE WEEK'S NEWS  About the Mining Movements  in Boundary District  IWR. A. LAIDLAW RETURNS  Hew Manager for Pyritic  Smelter.  JNews of the Waterloo, Winnipeir,  -and R. Bell���Mining Notes.  'Andrew Laidlaw returned on Monday from the east. During his visit he  attended the annual meeting of the  Standard Pyritic Smelting company  and Standard Copper company held at  "Quebec. He resigned the managing  ���directorship of both companies. Harry  13. Price, who has been in the city for  some time, succeeding him. Mr. Laid-  law~was " the_i promoter -of-both-companies. He is anxious to look after his  other mining interests hence his resignation. Mr. Price who is a brother of  the president of both companies, stated  to a Times representative that Mr.  "Wilson, the smelter superintendent,  -would return from Quebec in a few  ���days when a definite announcement regarding the smelter would be made.  He could say, however, that active  *work on the company's mines would be  resumed at an early date.  The following are the ore shipments from Boundary mines to  April 17th inclusive:  1900.  Knob Hill group :.-. 64,535  B. C. mine 19,494  Mother Lode  3,564  City of Paris  2,000  Golden Crown  18,00  Winnipeg -..-  1,200 .  Athelstan ��� ,.  1,350  Carmi.... ...: -. :'.   Sundry Shipments... *   2,000  1901  Total  65,1*76  129,711  13,027  32,521  18,399  21,963  2,000  18,00  1,200  175  1,525  1,100  1,100  1,300  3,300  Grand total.. , ,. :.95,943 99,177 195,120  Ore treated a^ Boundary Smelters to April 16, inclusive:  Granby .'...'. 64,535 65,465  Greenwood, begun Feb. 18, I9OI .-., .....:... 20,063  Grand total .64,535 85,528  .;-���  130,000  20,063  I5o,o63  Cor, Copper and Deadwood Streets, <* ��� ���* / * Greenwood, B. C -J  During 17 days of April the Greenwood smelter treated 6545  tons of ore or an average of 385 tons per "Day. The highest run for  the month was 417,tons of ore which in a 225 ton furnace easily beats  all previous records.  THE "WATERLOO.  The S-stamp mill at the Waterloo, at  Camp McKinney is not in operation as  has been currently reported by the lo-  1 cal press. Superintendent A. W. Boyd  left camp for Spokane nearly two weeks  ���. since when the mine was closed down.  .Aneffort to raise sufficient funds to  continue development, by means of vol-  ..untary subscription has not been received favorably by shareholders. It  is now up to the directors to decide  upon a new method, to finance the  mine���which from authorative infor-  matioa never looked better than at the  .time of its closing down.  THE WINNIPEG.  "RichardPlewman, of Rossland, sec-  ' retary of the Winnipeg Mines, limited,  -was in the city last  last  Saturday to  meet   Superintendent  Nick  Tregear.  llr.   Plewman   expressed satisfaction  over recent development that is bringing  the Winnipeg again into prominence.   The winze, sunk 011 the No. 2  ��� vein at the 300-foot level, was nearing  a* depth of 100 feet, the whole workings  "being in ore.    At  further depth it ia  ��xpectcd  that the No.   1 vein, to the  s6uth,which, from., present appearance,  '. is dipping in the direction of the No.  was decided to levy a further assessment of two cents per share. The assessment is "payable within 20 days  from date of levy. The proceeds are  to g*o towards the construction of a  spur from the Deadwood camp branch  and additional equipment for the mine.  With the amount to be raised, some  $20,000, the directors hope to place the  mine on a permanent shipping basis.  It is believed here, though not corrobo-  iated, that a contract for the treatment  of the ore' has been made with the  smelting department of the British Columbia' Copper company.--=-���==-_=-.^-i__  H. M, Keefer has promoted a second  company to operate and acquire placer  leases on tributary streams of Rock  creek. The name of the undertaking  is the Amalgamated Rock Creek Placer  l_.eases, limited, with a capitalization  of $10,000 divided into 1,000 shares of  1ha par value of $10 per share. Thia  c >mpany has taken over several leases  on Baker creek and the South'if^k of  Rock creek and intends- to o^jt-i, <#the  claims by the "booming" system.    The  from $750 to $600 and the other assessments stood.  J. W. Powell appealed again��t the  assessment on the Hotel Armstrong  and other property, but when it was  explained that the taxation would fall  on only 33 1-3 per cent of the assessed  value of improvements he withdrew  his objection. Mr.' Powell's real estate  will be afEected by a 10 per cent reduction which the court made on all Government street lots.  Louis Forschener had the same complaint to offer as Mr. Powell,.but he  'als6--withdrcw-satisfied.^^=^i===n_-__---_-..__.__i-_  * H. H. ��� Huff's assessment ori house  was reduced from $450 to $300.  F. W. Hart made a vigorous objection to his assessment on Copper street  lots, but the court did not reduce the  same.  Mrs. Cameron produced a receipt  from contractor to show her house on  Garland addition co��t $175, while it  was assessed for $400. The reduction  to the first amount was made.  lames Weiland was assessed for two  houses aud as he had only one, the as-  4*^ ^4*.$, #>�� 4.4,4,4, ,$.4,4,  -^4�� 4* ��fc-4-4-4.4^-4^  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  SINGER SE  MACHINE  THE BEST MACHINE MADE.  LIBERAL DISCOUNT FOR CASH  Or  on time very easy payments.    Write  or  call  on  .  SPROTT & MACPHERSON  AGENTS.  Watchmakers and Jewellers  Copper Street,  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  4  ���.The Clarendon Cafe..  THB   BEST   MEALS   IN  THE   CITY   SERVED.  SPECIAL ATTENTION TO DINNER PARTIES. .1  Most comfortable and well furnished rooms, steam heated[|  and lighted by electric light.    Can be had from  ' "  " " " ..   ���      .     - '.:.���,.  ���    ' '���.---. -������ '  ..$10 Per Month Upwards..  MRS. DOWDING, Clarendon Hotel an. Cafe.il  ���E GEM RESTAURANT  COPPER STREET.  & W    AND  H/unches put up���Short orders at all hours���Private  dining  room  for  ladle* ���Best service   in   the  city.  iUerner # Pittock *  = Proprietors!  #444444444444 444444444444^  COPPER   STREET.  '   FORMERLY THE HORSE SHOE RESTAURANT  IS.-��� NOW * ��PEN*  Our Coffee, Cakes, Rolls, Hot Waffles, Etc., Etc.;  are   strictly   the  best in   the   Boundary    district.  HUMER & FELLES.  Proprietors.  sessment was divided between him and  his neighbor, James, Whelan.  C. Scott Galloway, representing  himself and the townsite. company, appealed against the assessment. He  gave evidence to show that much of  their property was assessed at twice  the." amount that was asked on time  payments. After going- into the details of the prices on the thousand and  Qne different lots held by the Townsite  company, the court decided to make a  20 per cent reduction on all property  north of Louisia street.  Other small reductions were made  and some clerical errors rectified.  have them free. Address No. 14S20C,  The Nicholson Institute, 780 Eighth  Avenue, New York, U. S. A.  NOTICE.  The Trades & Labor Council desire to  notify the public that the Imperial  Hotel is no longer on the unfair list.  The proprietors having discharged  their Chinese help and are now employing union labor.  TO THE 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  NOTICE,  The undersigned, Edmund T. Wickwire, assignee for the estate of Geo. F.  Craig, druggist, in this city, will receive tenders for the entire stock, including fixtures, until Thusday April  25th at S o'clock p. tn. Particulars of  inventory obtainable on application.  The highest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  Edmund T. Wickwire,  Assignee estate of Geo. F. Craig.  Greenwood. B, C, April 9th, 1901.  STRAYED  A dark brown mare came to ray place  in February last. Owner can have the  same h\ paying for keep and other  expenses., Unless called for in 30 daya  will be sold for costs.  Fritz Haussener.  Slides on the C. & W. have delayed  several of the passenger trains. It is  also reported that a freight with shipments for several merchants went over  the bank and goods were badly dam '  aged.

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