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The Evening Sun Aug 22, 1902

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VOL. 1
NO. 184
After Beine Idle for Two
Weeks, It Will Blow In
on Monday.
If present intentions are carried out,
two furnaces will be blown in at the
Granby smelter next Monday morn
ing, and there is no reason why this
intention should be adhered to. The
supply of coke on hand now amounts
to about seventy cars, and shipments
are arnving dailv. Tin's large supply
ought to be ample to dissipate all fears
of another famine, and to keep the furnaces in steady operation hereafter.
The ore sampler was started Wednesday morning. Ore shipments from
the mines have been resumed. Tbe
watPr has been run out of the flume,
and all leakages are now being repaired.
The social given in Knox Presbyterian church last Monday night was
very largely attended, and took.tbe
form of a reception to Rev. J R. Robertson, B. A., and wife, who  returned of Mr. Woodland's drug store while
Mrs. W. B. Davey and daughter
Ethel departed yesterday morning
over tbe V., V. & E. for a visit to
Chief Engineer J. H. Kennedy re-
turued Irom Spokane Wednesday
Tom Mclntyre, formerly employed
as a clerk in W. K. C. Manly's store,
who has been on a trip' to the coast,
will return to the city tomorrow.
A lacrosse match between two local
teams will be played at the athletic
park next Monday afternoon.
John Keogh, manager for tbe Sucksmith estate, and Angus Macdonald
are on the sick list, both being laid
up with a fever,
Mr. and Mrs. Perkins and Mr. and
Mrs. Bishop returned Wednesday
from Christina lake, where they spent
a couple of days in the valleys.
E. L. Burden and H. Sterns returned Tuesday from Christina lake,
where they enjoyed a week's fishing
and camping out trip.
Wednesday night the Royal bank
mess entertained Mr. H. E. Woodland
at their residence on Winnipeg avenue. Toasts were offered and responded to, and many speeches were
made. Altogether an enjoyable evening was passed.
Frank Rouse will be   the  manager
Clarendon Restaurant
IDA TENKATE, Propretress
Firat'Claati Board and Neatly
Furnished Rooms at
Moderate Prices.
Under Due Management
Locations   Cafe:   Riverside and Bridge
Hotel:   Riverside Avenue
asserts that the shutdown was made
because the lead'iig hotel in the city
demanded a cut in price from $1.50 to
$1 per 100 pieces, at which fiyure, he
says, he could ii'il afford to pay his
employes living wants. The laundry
had about fifteen people in its employ,
mostly girls, who earned from $12 to
$15 per week. Mr. Reap says he hopes
to be able to restart the establishment
on the 1st of next month. In the
meantime he is running a band laundry at tbe old stand.
home last Friday evening after a two
months'vacation, spent iu Manitou,
Man. An orchestra composed of
Mesdames Davidson and Duffy, Mr.
Ingram and Miss Kirchner rendered
some excellent selections. Games
and other amusements were indulged
in, aud refreshments were served.
Taken as a whole, a most enjoyable
evening was spent. .
H. E. Woodland, the popular and
enterprising druggist of Grand Forks,
will leave today on a trip to his old
home in Ottawa. While away Mr.
Woodland will visit Guelpli, Ont.,
where he will be married to Miss
Bower, a sister of the city clerk of
Grand Porks Miss Bower is well
known here, haying a former resilient
of the city.
Wednesday morning Charles McAllister and George Taylor started
work moving the old barn now located
011 the corner of llridge and Third
streets', to the corner of Winnipeg
avenue and Second street, next to tbe
Model livery stable. On Ihe ground
vacated by this unsightly buildiug
will beer.cted a modern brick business bloca, 65x65 feet, two stories
high, by N. McLellan and J. W. Mor-
J. A. Smith bas disposed of his interest in the Grand Forks Investment
and Trust company, and left yesterday
morning for Spokane, where he will
engage in some industrial business.
Mr. Smith was tendered a complimentary dinner by his
Wednesday evening.
tbe latter gentleman is away on his
eastern trip.
Geo. Fraser and family returned
Wednesday from a camping-out trip
to Smelter lake.
The second twin baby of Mr. and
Mrs. Tas Kirk died yesterday morning, and was buried during the afternoon. This is the second bereavement the family has suffered within a
week, the first ol the twins dying last
Monday morning. They were only
about two months old. Much sympathy is expressed for the father and
' Rev. J. A. G. Calder, of Columbia,
will conduct morning services in the
First Methodist church, Grand Forks,
next Sunday. In Ihe evening the pastor, Rev. .). F. Betts, will pre<ch, taking for his subject, "The Christian
Sabbath, and How to Keep It."
E. W. Monk.ol Phoen x, has lieen
appointed local agent of the Hamilton
Powder com; any. to succeed E. Wool-
rich. His headquarters are at Greenwood and his territory extends from
Cascade to Pentictnn.
Passenger travel on tbe V., V. & E.
between Spokane and Republic is reported to be good.
Tbe local aerie of Eagles will give
excursion to Curlew lake over tbe Hot
Air road next Sunday..
The warm wave appears to have resurrected a second lease of life.
Tbe steam laundry closed down last
friends on | Tuesday on account ot lack of patron-
1 age.   Richard  Reap, the proprietor,
Forks—J. R. Robertson, B.A., pastor,
services every Sunday at 11 a.m. ard 7:30
p.m.; Sunday school and Bible class, 2 p.
m.; Y. P. M., Tuesday, 8 p.m.
J. A. G. Calder, pastor—Services every
Sunday at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday
sohool and Bible class at 2.30 p. m.     .
BAPTIST CHURCH, Columbia- Rev.
Ralph Trotter, pastor; preaching service at 11 a,m. every Sunday; Sunday
school at 3 p.m.; all are welcome.
Main and Fifth streets—J. P. Betts, pastor; services every Sunday at 11 a.m.
and 7.30 p.m.: class meeting at close of
morning service; Sunday school and
Bible class at 3 p.m.; prayer meeting
every Wednesday evening at 8 o'clock.
The public is cordially invited.
Tbe "Columbia," "Perfect" and
Cleveland bicycles, all top-notchers.
Wheel supplies of all kinds. Repairing. Wheels to rent.—GEO. ClWPPUJ.
opposite Post Office.
The only place in tow
where yon can buy
Ganong's Noted
McCormick's Famous
Maracaibo Chocolates
Pipes, Tobaccos, Etc.
All Leading Brands of Cigars
Phone 64
Box 22
Box 25
Grand Forks
The ...
Ingram-riuir Company
Wholesale    Grocers
Good Dry Wood delivered to any part of the city
Phone 64 Grand Forks and Columbia, B. C.
Eastman Kodaks
and Plate Cameras
We can do your Developing and
Printing for you.
H. E. Woodland & Co. if
THE EVENING SUN  theloss of its prestige as a  grain  ex-1    Clair Hunt, of the United States In-
porting port, Montreal   beving   been   dian service, says tbat "a rancher near
sending   out   80 per cent more in the , Republic has thrown a fence and bars
last few weeks, and loud is the cry for ' across the Hot Air line and it is neces-
uullions to 'save her face.' " [ sary when the train comes to his place
*~ I to stop the engine, lay down the bars,
Tender-heart d citizens ol Chicago   Pul1 through and then put up the bars
1 have  established   a   home   for do^s,  again.   The company  has neglected
which is to he kept up during tbe hot  l0 provide necessary cattle guards and
season.   That the streets ol the prairie   tne   rancher   is  determined    not  to
oX^glEiS^X'WSffi  metropolis are not fit for a dog to live   lose his fine stock:-'
Inch; three to six Inches, *2.!W per inch   jn   ls   a  well  knowu  fact, hence  the ; '	
per month; over six inches, $2.00 per inch
scheme is to be commended.
subsohiption rates:
One year, by mail (3.00
One Month, by mall 2S
Display advertisements, running
per mouth.
Address all communications to
The Evening Sun, Columbia,K. C
Prom the latest developments, it appears that tbe Hot Air road is operated
almost exclusively for the purpose
of hauling picnic parties. It is not
safe to infer Irom this, however, that
the road is proving a picnic to ili'e
shareholders. A wild scramble for
stock is not anticipated.
Klondike pool table.   Only  one  in
the city.   Grand Forks Hotel.
The Columbia city council met last
Tuesday evening, Aid. Cusson presiding.
A copy of the following resolution
was ordered to lie sent to the Hunler-
Rendrick Company: The city council, havinj- looked into the  matter   of
We have certainly, withoul dispute,
the b st hiandr, of Liquors in tiu city.
Ask your friend.    Grand Forks Hotel.
Those contemplating an eastern trip
will he interested to know that there
will shortly he 011 sale greatly reduced rate tickets in connection with
the Rio Grande System,  tbe   famous
bids for supplying pipe and supplies, ; "Scenic Line or Ibe World." This
has decided that the bids made by ' ijne offers jts paB8eng, rs a most ue-
Geo. Cbapple and the Hunter-Ken- Hghtful and comfortable journey to
drick Company were essentially equal, j ai| easteni points,
and ifanyp;eferrnce should he given I His the only transcontinental line
Events, an Ottawa publication, cer- j to either, Mr. Chappie was entitled to | pa8sin(; directly tlliough   quaint   and
it, as lit is engaged exclusively in tbe ' pjcturesque Salt Lake City. "TheCity
waier woiks business, and has done ' of lhe Saint.-;" beautiful Glenwooo
considerable work very satisfactorily Springs, L-Hdville, Pueblo, Colorado
and has given valuable advice in that Springs, where, a side trip maybe
line to the city ol l olumbia.
queen eity of the intermountain region. Stop-overs are allowed ou all
classes of tickets.
Three daily express trains make
close connections with all trains east
and west, and afford a choice of five
distinct routes of travel. The equipment of these trains is the best, including free reclining chair cars,
standard and tourist sleepers, a perfect
dining car service, and also personally conducted excursion cars, each in
charge ol a competent guide, whose
business is to look after tbe 01 mfort
of bis guests. No more pleasant and
inexpensive means of crossing the
continent can be found than is provided hy these excursions.
Fnr additional details, address J. D.
Mansfield, General Agent, Rio Grande
Lines, 124 Third St., Portland, Ore.
Spring    Chickens    wanted
Clarendon Restauranr.
lifies to the accuracy of the following
"A judge 111 Montreal was asked recently to hand down a judgment in a
certain case he had heard about two
years before, whe.n be replied that he
had nevfer heard the case. The court
record was produced to prove the contrary, and he then promised to give a
judgment" Some near kin of this
absent-mine'ed judge must be responsible lor the long delay in handing
down a decision in the Hot Air injunction case.
The American papers ignore the
ligures of trade and openly rejoice at
the alleged shortness of brrath of J.
Bull as a national competitor in the
race. The foreign trade of the United
States declined by eight million dollars last year. Tbat of Great Britain
and her colonies increased.
The Toronto Star thinks the law ol
the land should be invoked to put an
end to the vulgar, low, senseless, vile
and indecent language which is becoming so prevalent in the streets of
the Ontario capital. Toronto is not
the only place in which those who
have fallen into tbe evil habit of defiling their lips with unseemly language
should lie taught tbat there are statutes
intended to prevent the ears and
senses of decent men, women and
children from being offended by words
which, if beasts had the power of
speech, they would hesitate about
The New York Times scoffs at tbe
idea that traffic can be diverted from
its natural route from the west to
Europe by subsidies to Canadian lines
of steamers. Is it not possible tbat the
Canadian route via the St. Lawrence
is the natural route, and tbe path
down the shallow Erie ditch to New
York tbe unnatural one? At an rate,
the products from the west are going
down the river iu increasing  volumes
The acting mayor and city clerk
were authorized to execute an agreement re water worKs extension between the cities of Columbia and
Grand Forks.
Mr. I. A. Dinsmore interviewed the
council, and asked permission to terrace in front of his property on Church
street and Prairie avenue. The council
The city clerk was instructed to cou-
sult with tbe city clerk of Grand
Forks and oroer a new set of books
for the new city.
The city clerk was instructed to call
for tenders lor installation ot water
works system, tenders to close on
Sept. 2, 1902.
The semi-annual   meeting   of  tbe
Presbytery of the  Kootenays will   be
held   in   Knox  Presbyterian church,;
Grand forks,  next week.    Tbe   ses- j
sion  will   convei e   on  Tuesday, and
will probably last until Friday.   Dur-j
\au  the   week meetings, to which the
public is cordially invited, will be held
nightly in the church.
lied—In Grand Forks, on Friday!
mi ruing, Aug. 22, 1902, Mrs. McGee
made to the Garden ol the Gods and
the summit ol Pike's Peak over the
cogwheel   railroad;   and  Denver, the
SEALED TENDERS marked "Water
Works Tenders" will be received by
the City of Columbia npto five o'clock p.
111., Tuesday, Sept. 2, 1902, for installing
the water works system, from the corner
of Bridge and Fourth streets. 111 Grand
Forks, to and through Columbia, as per
plans and drawings, which may be seen at
the office of the City Clerk.
Each tender is to be accompanied by a
certified check einial to 20 per cent, of the
amount of the tender, which will be returned if tender is not accepted.
The lowest or any tender not necessarily
accepted. J. A. McCALLUM,
City Clerk.
Our Big Summer Sale
now over, and New
Goods for  Call have
commenced to arrive.
This Week We Place in Stock:
Men's Neckwear.   Men's Shoes and Slippers.
Dress Goods and French Flannels.
Next to Postoffice, Grand Forks
Riverside Nurse ies
Martin   Burrell. Prop.
Maples, Elms, Linden, Mountain
Ash, Catalpas, Cut-leaf Birch,
aged 24°years", wife of Frank  McGee!  A fine selection of |floweriug shrubs, including French  and
, ?    ■'.   , .. .    . „        Persian'Lilacs, Hydrangeas, bnowbslls, Spireas, Roses, etc.
from   heart   failure   during   conhue-, -      .   '.. 'Spec7allv'  selected strain of   Lawn   Grass  Seed.   Fruit
ment.   Deceased leaves a husband to ' Trees, Berry Bushes, Strawberry Plants, Asparagus Roots,
mourn her death. Vegetable and Flower Seeds at my Store, next to Biden's
Al. Wright, Donald McCallum, Mil- ' 0pera h°USe''
ton White aud Geo. Murphy returned  CAREFUL ATTENTION GIVEN TO ALL ORDERS
last Wednesday from a trip to the
Similkameen country. Tbey went as
far west as Ashnola, and report hav-,
ing had an enjoyable trip. ■  |
Tbe physicians of the city say that,
compared with former years, tbe general health of the people ol the ci'y is
H. E. Woodland, who left for Otta-1
V   tfc N. PHONK as
L.   N E W ETT
Rigs of all Kinds for Hire.
every  year   without   the encourage-  wa and Gueiph, Ont., today, will   re-  All Kinds of Teaming pone. Kigso
ment   ot   subsidies.    A   report   says: | turn to the city about the 1st of Octo-: Leave Orders at j gXonVsItore^CoTumbfa", or°    8'
"New York is becoming alarmed   at ber. I ^RiNG UP STABLE, PHONE B93t NOTICE.
NOTICE is hereby given that I intend,
after 80 eays, to apply to the Commissioner of Lands and Workj for a License
to prospectior coal and oil on the E. (V.
Liljegran coal claim, consisting of 610
acres, situated on the west side of the
west fork of the North Fork of Kettle
river, about 61 miles northerly from the
city of Grand Forks, B. 0. Location post
Is situated at the northeast corner, which
is about 75 feet east of the east bank of
said river, claiming 80chains west; thence
80 chains south; thence 80 chains east;
thence 80 chuins north to point of beginning.
Dated on the ground  this 12th day of
June, 1902.
E. \V. Liljeghan, Locator.
NOTICE is hereby given that I Intend,
utter 30 days, to apply to the Commissioner of Lands and Works for a License
to prospect, for coal and oil on the "Neil
McCallum" coal cluim, consisting of 640
acres, situated on the west side of the west
fork of North Fork of Kettle river, about
62 miles northerly from the city of Grand
Forks, il. C. Locution post is situated at
the southeast corner, which is about 75
feet east of the east bunk of said river,
claiming 80 chains north; thence 80 chains
west; thence 80 chuins south; thence80
chains east to point of beginning.
Dated  on the  ground this 12th day of
June, 1902.
Neil McCallum, Locator,
E. W, LiLjEuiiAN, Agent.
NOTICE is hereby given that I intend,
after 80 days, to. apply to the Commissioner of Lands and Works for a License
to prospect for coal and oil on the Henry
White coul claim, consisting of 640 acres,
situated on the west side or the west fork
of the North Pork of Kettle river, about
60 iniles northerly from fhe city of Grand
Forks, B. 0. Locution post is situated ut
the northeast corner, which is about 50
feet east of the east bunk of suid river,
claiming 80 chuins '.vest; thence 8u chuins
south; thence 80 chains eust; thence 80
chuins north to point of beginning.
Dated ou the ground this   12th   duy of
June, 1902.
•    Henhy White, Locator.
E. W. Liljeghan, Agent.
NOTfGE is hereby given thut I intend,
after 80 days, to apply to the Commissioner of Lahds and Works for u License
to prospectior coul und oil on the 0. W.
Harrigan coul olaim, consisting of 640
acres, situated on the west side of the
west fork of the North Fork of Kettle
river, about 58 miles northerly from the
city of Grand Forks, B. C. Locution post
is situated at the northeast corner, running 80 ohalnS west: thence 80 chuins
south; thence 80 chains east; thence 80
chains north to point of beginning.
Dated ou the ground this fourth day of
June, 1902.
C. W. Hahbigan, Locator.
NOTICE is hereby given that I intend,
after 30days, to apply to tiie Commissioner of Lutuls and Works for u License
to prospect for coul und oil on the ('. I'\
Harrigan coal cluim. 0 insisting of 040
acres, situatied on the west side of tiie
west fork of the North Fork of Kettle
River, about 59 miles northerly from the
city of Grand Forks, B. C. Location post
is situuted at northeast corner, running
SO chains west; thence 80 chains souths
thence 80 chains east; thence 80 chains
north to point of beginning.
Dated ou the   ground   this   4th   day   of
Juno, 19"2.
C. F. Hahkiuan, Locator.
C. W. Hakhigan, Agent.
Mining and   Real
Estate Dealers
Lots Fob S.u.r in All
Parts of thk City.
Choice Garden Lands
at Low Prices.
Prof. A. DeLeon, u tonsorial artint of
International fame,has purchased the
0. K. Barber Shop on   Bridge street,
and will hereafter conduct it in  strictly
first-class style,   A   ladies'   private  hair I
dressing parlor will be opened in conuec- i
tion, and ull kinds of hair goods will be
manufactured and kept on sale  Prof  Del
Leon  ulso  has ou sale an infallible dandruff cure of his own invention.
The Windsor
•irand Forks, B. C.
Only the best
Jack  Cox,  Prop, i
Under New Management
Work Called for
and Delivered
Lahqr Employed   CHAIhIlS REASONABLE
.PJtIQNE  »a
Milk and Cream
Delivered to all parts of
(irand Forks and Columbia.
Attended to.
pHONE   Clo6
A City of Beautiful Environments, Healthful
Climate and Bountiful Resources—Civic
Improvements, Including Electric Light
and Waterworks Systems, Are Well
The City of Columbia is situated near the junction of
the North Porks of the Kettle river with the main Kettle
river,   and is distant about Ililli miles eust of Vancouver.
Thoroughly up-to-date und modern Electric Light and
Waterworks Systems are 'low under construction, und will be
completed in September. Tiie electric light syst in will include street nrc lamps. The waterworks system is planned
on a sufficiently large scale to meet ull present and future
needs, und insuring uitipie protection from the ravages of
fire. At present water is supplied the city by pumping from
a beautiful spring of  exceptional purity.
The iittturul situation of the city for beauty Is not excelled
in Ameriea. A verdure dud und flower-bespangled rolling
prairie, traversed by a river of bright, spnrkling Water,
fringed with forest trees and surrounded by mountains, forming a charming combination of pictiiresqiiesness und grandeur.
• The Columbia A Western railway, which was constructed
by the Canadian Pacific Railwuy company, has its station,
freight warehouse and yards in tho center of Columbia, and
the Vancouver, Victora A Eastern Railway company, has
located its depot, freight sheds and yards along the eust line
of the corporation, thus giving the oity connections with two
transcontinental lines.
The Canadian Pacific railway company bus lurge interests in the city, having selected the site ou aooount of the superior natural advantages us a rail way centre,
J*    .
The climate, taken all the year around, is the best in Canada—part of the summer is rather hot und dry, but the rest of
the year is enjoyable.
Throughout the Kettle Itiver valley there is an extent •• f
fertile agricultural land, part of which is now being cultivated.
Apples, plums, pears, prunes, cherries uml ull the small
fruits grow abundantly. The valley surrounding Columbia,
divided into small fruit und vegetable farms, will sustain ,u
large population.
Building material ((.plentiful in the district. Lumber oan
be procured at fair prices, and brick lime and stone of good
quality can always he obtained when required,
The mining interests ureof the first importance to thin
country, and will do much to build up Columbia. Large mineral lodes have been discovered throughout the mountains
adjacent to the city, and what, were mere prospects a short
time since ure now large paving mines.
The (iruuby smelter nnd converter -.the most modern
mid perfect plant of the kind in America employing hundreds of men, is contiguous to the city.
Owing to the fine climate, the central situation, the
heaiitlble environments, the bright prospects for future
growth and prosperity, Columbia will be au educational
centre, a oity of homes, as [well as a wholesale distributing
point; and when finally allied and wedded to her slater city,
will be the  best and largest oity In the interior. *w
In the Matter of the Railway Act, and In the
Matter of the   Vancouver, Victoria &
Eastern Railway and Navigation Company.
of the  plans,   profiles and books of
reference, duly sanctioned and approved
by   the Department of   Railways   and
Canals, for a section of the  above  com-
any's  Hue, extending  from Midway to
..ot 1141, Township 67, Osoyoos Division of
Yale District, has been deposited with the
Registrar of Land Titles, at Kamloops, in
accordance with the requirements of Section 125 of the Railway Act.
Solicitor for V., V. A E. R. A N. Co.
PACIFIC HOTEL, opp. C.P.R. station.Co-
liimbiu, J. Mcintosh.   'Phone 59.
Clothes Cleaned and Pressed.
IK you want your clothes cleaned oi
renovated and pressed go to Mrs. L. W
Johnson, cor. Riverside ave. and Main st
Employment and Information bureau, O
K.messenger »ervice,BridgeAl»t. 'phone65
Real Estate and Mining Brokers,
T. ALFRED KENNION,  mining and real
estate, cor. Bridgelaud First, 'phone 05.;
Iu reviewing the list of prominent
Canadian life insurance, companies,
the "Imperial" of Toronto stands out
prominently on account of its remarkably successful career. The board of
directors is composed of strong financiers and gentlemen of large experience in the insurance business. This
company has nothing but up-to-date
liberal policies to sell, aud the fact
that many large policies have been
issued by the Imperial, running as
high as $200,000 on one single life,
indicates the class of people who are
patrons of this company. Mr. J. A.
McCallum is agent at Columbia and
(Irand Forks.
Columbia Mails
Paul Johnson, superintendent of the
Greenwood smelter, is expected to return from bis visit to the coast next
Monday. Coke is now coining into
the smelter, so it is anticipated sufficient will have been received by the
end of the month to warrauta resumption of operations both at the Mother
Lode mine and the smelter about then.
It is reported that J. P. Flood, oi
Greenwood, who went easta few weeks
ago, is interested with others in a deal
involving the sale of valuable mining
property that has been bonded hy eastern men for $350,000, of which sum
$50 090 was to be paid cash down .
The lotce on the Princess Maud, at
Republic, has begun to raise ore. Thr
water was pumped out several days
ago and ttie mine cleaned out for
stop.ng. The management promises
that work shall progress as rapidly as
is consistent with the present equip
ment. It is expected that about 25
tons per day will te the average output fur the present.
1 00 p. 111.
4 80 p.m.
li! 90 p.m.
8 15 p. in.
PtB.Crow's Nest RR
Eastern Canada
Eholt, etc
Grand Forks
Nelson, Wash.
Curlew, etc.
I Close
Satdy only White's Cump
1 a. m.
11 3d p, m,
4 00 p. m.
4 15 p. in.
7 45 a. m,
Satdy only i
3 p. m.
When replying to the address pre-
s-nted him by the Greenw-od board
ol trade, Hon. Col. Piior paid a merited compliment to two well known
Greenwood citizens. Alter expressing pleasure that an appreciative
reference had been made in the address to the zealous manner in which
the district, government agent, Wm.
G. McMynn, carried out his onorous
duties, the minister of mines said that
no matter how high an opinion residents had of Mr. McMynn, it was no
higher than that held by the government, who regarded him as au exemplary and efficient officer. Later
Col. Prior said he had had the privilege of a lengthy conversation with
George F. Dougherty, secretary of the
Miners' union, whom he found to be
an intelligent, fair minded, able man,
and one whose influence would, he
thought, be exercised against labor
strikes and in favor of settlement of
difficulties by arbitration or other reasonable methods.
A Full and Complete Line Just Opened.
This is the Choicest Fruit on the Market.
Try Them and be Convinced.
We have just received a
Big Shipment of all kinds of
Clover and Timothy Seed
We also hav in supply SEED GRAIN of all  kinds.   Remember and
investigate our slock and  prices  before going, elsewhere.
N.    McLellan   & Co.
-  -  TO THY OUR   -
Pure Drugs
Money orders from 8 a. m. to 7 p. 111.
Post Muster.
Grand Forks Mails
Rossland,Spokane, Nel-
son,Marcus, Cascade,
Rohsou, all p'ts Crows
4:110 p.m. Nest Ry, Revelstoke 1:30 p.m.
points on Canadian Pacific Reilwuy.
Columbia, Phoenix,
i EholtjGreen wood. Mld-
12:S0p.m. way, Peiiticton.Repuh- 5:00 p.m.
lie, Curlew, Bolster, all
Reservation points.
UfBceopen dally from 8:30 to 6:30 p. m.
Sundays excepted). Money orders issued
to all parts, and Savings Banks deposits
received, 3 per cent Interest allowed. Registered mail oloses one half hour previous to the time for closing ordinary mails
liEO. H. HULL, Postmaster.
John Thornton, familiarly known
in the Bouudary as "Old Jolly Jack,"
is applying to the provincial secretary
for admission to the Old Men's Home
at Kamloops, says the Midway Dispatch. He came to Boundary creek
in its placeriug days of the sixties,
and ever since has been known on
"the crik" as one of those who was
determined to "stay with her" as long
as he was able to The old man has
had an adventurous career, at one
time having served in Uncle Sam's
navy, in acknowledgement of which
service he has been for years in receipt of a small pension from tbe United States government. Many will
feel sincere regret at the passing out of
their ken of the familiar figure of the
old man, with his cheery view ol
things and bis fund of anecdotes of
the early days of the Boundary, but
it is best, now 'hat he is becoming increasingly feeble, that be leave his
lonely cabin and go where he can be
taken care of during the short period
ol life left to him now.
Prescriptions Carefully
Fraser Drug Co., Druggist
$5 8
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