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Array Sun.
Sixth Year~-No. 32.
Grand Forks, B. C, Friday. March 1,1907.
$1.00 Per Year in Advance.
NEW SUNDAY LAW
Lord's Day Act, Passed Last
Winter, Becomes Effec?
five Today
Here's a List of the Things
You Can Do on the
Sabbath
The Lord's Day Act, paused at the
last year's session of the parliament of
Canada, comes into force today, March
1st. The measure provides that it
shall not be lawful on the Lord's Day
(Sunday) to "sell or offer for sale or
purchase any goods, chattels, or other
personal property, or any real estate,or
to carry on or transact any business of
hiB ordinary calling, or in connection
with such calling, or for gain to dp,
or employ any other person to do, on
that day any work, business, or labor."
Qames and performances where ad
mission fee is charged are forbidden,
as are also excursions for gain, shooting in such manner or places as to
disturb those in attendance at church,
the sale of foreign newspapers, etc.
Certain work of necessity is permitted, thiB including:
Any necessary or customary work
in connection with divine worship-
Work for the relief of sickness and
suffering, including the sale of drugs,
medicines and surgical applications by
retail; «
Receiving, transmitting or deliver
ing telegraph or telephone messages;
Starting or maintaining fires, making repairs to furnaces and repairs in
cases of emergency; and doing other
work, when such fires, lepairs or work
are essential to any industry or industrial process of such a continuous nu
ture that it cannot be stopped without
serious injury to such industry or its
product or to the plant or property
used in such process;
Starting and maintaining fins, and
ventilating, and dumping out, and inspecting mines, when any such work
is essential to the protection of property, life or health;
Any work without the doing of
which on the Lord's day—electric current, light, heat, cold air, water or
gas—cannot be continuously supplied
for lawful purposes;
The conveying of travelers and
work incidental thereto;
The continuance to their destination of trains and vessels in transit
when the Lord's day begins, and work
incidental the.eto;
Loading and unloading merchandise, at intermediate points, on or
from passenger bouts or passenger
trains;
Keeping railway trucks free of snow
or ice, making repairs in cases of emergency, oi' doing any other work of
a like incidental character necessary
to keep the lines and tracks open on
the Lord's day;
Work before 6 o'clook in the forenoon and after 8 o'clock in the afternoon of yard crews in handling cars
in railway yards;
Loading, unloading, and operating
any ocean-going vessel which . otherwise would be unduly delayed after
her scheduled time of sailing, or any
vessel which otherwise would be in
imminent danger of being stopped by
the closing navigation; or loading or
unloading before 7 o'clock in the
morning and after 8 o'clock in the
afternoon any grain, coal or ore currying vessel after the 15th day of
September;
The caring of milk, cheese and live
animals, and the unloading of and
caring for perishable products and
live Minimis, arriving at any point
during the Lord's day;
The operation of any toll or drawbridge, or any ferry or boat, authorized by competent authority to carry
passengers on the Lord's day;
The hiring of horses or carriages or
small boats for the personal use of the
hirer or his family for any purpose
not prohibited by. this act;
Any unavoiddable work after 6
o'olock in the afternoon of the Lord's
day, in the preparation of the regular
Monday morning edition of a daily
newspaper;
The conveyance of his majesty's
mails and work incidental tnereto;
The delivery of milk for domestic
use, and the work of domestic servants and of watchmen;
The operation by any Canadian
electric street railway company, whose
line is interprovincial or international,
of its cars, for passenger traffic, on
any line or branch now regularly so
Work done by any person in the
publio of his majesty while acting
therein under any regulation or direction of any department of the government;
Any unavoidable work by fisher*
men after 6 o'olock in the afternoon
of the Lord's day in the taking of fish;
All operations connected with the
making of maple sugar and maple
syrup in the maple grove;
Any unavoidable work on the
Lord's day to save property in cases
of emergency or where such property
is in imminent danger of destruction
or serious injury;
Any work which the board of rail
way commissioners of Canada, having
regard to the object of this act and
with the object of preventing undue
delay, deem necessary to permit in
connection with the freight traffic of
any railway. The cost of all applications to the board under this paragraph shall be borne by the applicant,
and, if more than one, in such proportion as the board determines. Notice
of application, in which the reasons to
be relied on shall be fully set out,
shall be given to the department of
railways and canals. In all other respects the procedure under the Rail
way Act, 1903, shall, so far as appli
cable, apply.
The late Aeneas McGharles, a
prospector of Sudbury, Ont., tie-
quethed $10,000 to the Toronto university, tbe income of which is to
used annually for the donation of a
prize similar to the famous Nobel
prizes.
H' .1. Carter-Cotton, at a meeting
in Vancouver last Saturday of the
finance committee of the Royal Institution for the Advancement of
Learning in British Columaia, stated
that he had received a letter from
Dr. Tory, who is in Montreal, to the
effect that Andrew Carnegie had
given a donation of 850, U00 to the
building fund of the McGill university college of British Columbia,
conditional on a similar amount being raised within a certain period.
This gift from Mr. Carnegie makes
a substantial foundation for the fund
of 8100,000, which is the sum tbat
the board of management of the college considers should be raised before the actual work of construction
is undertaken
PYTHIANKNIGHTS
Grand Chancellor Irvine Visits
Grand Forks Lodge
No. 30
Forty-Fourth Anniversary oi
the Order Appropriately
Commemorated
Last Tuesday evening, the 26th
inst., Grand Forks Lodge No. 30,
Knights of Pythias, celebrated the
forty-fourth anniversary of the order. The meeting, which was a
grand rally and roll call, was well
attended, there being about 70 persons present, including the grand
chancellor of British Columbia, Wm.
Irvine, of Nelson. A liberal program, the numbers of which were
enthusiastically received, was provided. After an appropriate opening ceremony and a selection by the
orchestra, composed of Messrs.
Dewdney, Tutt and S. Hull, the
calling of the roll of the membership
of the lodge by the keeper of records
and seals, R. F. Petrie. Those not
responding to the roll call were invariable represented by communications of regret, which were read.
This feature of tbe program proved
most interesting, there being some
twenty communications read from
absent members in various parts of
the country. Speeches were made
by a number of the members. In
responding to the toast, "Grand
Forks Lodge No. 30," Jeffery Ham-
mqr gave an interesting address, in
which he took up the history of tbe
lodge from its organization, tracing
its growth to the present day. "Our
Absent Brothers," respouded to by
Ernest Miller, proved a niosi interesting narrative. "The Insurance
Department," by Geo. Chappie, was
interesting as well as instructive.
The speech of the evening was made
by Grand Chancellor Wm. Irvine,
who took for his theme "The Order
of Knights of Pythias." Mr. Irvine
is an eloquent speaker, and he handled his Bubject in a masterly man
ner. His remarks were well received.
Many interesting recitations were
rendered, those contributing to thiB
part of the program being W. E.
Hadden, Matt Miller, G. H. Hull
and H. A. Sheads Songs were
given by Geo. Nye, W. F. Stuart
and J. C. Suit/.
One of the interesting nnd pleating features of the evening was the
presentation of a past chancellor's
jowel by the grand chancellor, on
behalf of the Grand Forks lodge, to
Stanley Hull. This surprise was
appreciated by all the members.
"ifter the conclusion of the program, an adjournment was made to
tbe banquet hall, where a most
tempting supper had been prepared
by the ladies of Grand Forks Temple No. 36, Pythian Sisters. After an
hour spent in the banquet hall,
where cigars and social intercourse
helped to while away the time very
pleasantly, a further impromptu
program was rendered, and it proved
most interesting. The visitors from
the Danville and other lodges contributed to the entertainment in a
happy manner.
To Exterminate Fruit Pests
An active campaign ngninst de
struotive insect forces in British Columbia orchaids has been undertaken
by Thomas Cunningham, provincial
inspector of fruit pests, in the interests of the high standard of excellence
now enjoyed by the fruit of this province. In order to fully inform all.
horticulturists of the nature und import of this movement, Mr. Cunning-
hum has issued the following notice:
"Notice is hereby given to owners
nf orchards und fruit trees and all
whom it may concern:
"That in order to prevent the
spread of insect pests und diseases injurious to fruit trees and fruit it is
found imperatively necessary to prune
and thoroughly spray all orchards in
this neighborhood with such mixtures
as must be applied when trees are dormant.
"Fur the destruction of all scnle
insects, wooly aphis, bud moth, the
eggs of green aphis, und other pests,
the No. 1 solution, viz., lime-sulphur-
sult solution, is found to be the most
effective. Full purticulurs of the best
method of making and applying this
solution are now published in a bulletin which may be had on application
from Martin Burrell, in this city; J.
R. Anderson, secretajy, nf the board
of agriculture, and the secretaries of
the various farmers' institutes throughout the province.
"The necessity of maintaining the
excellent leputation of British Columbia fruit, which is now rated higher
than that of any other district or
province in the British empire, is of
such paramount importance that if the
owners or persons in possession of infected or diseased fruit trees further
neglect to apply the necessary measures for cleansing the same'the trees
must be destroyed at the expense of
the owners, as provided by the British Columbia Hortiultural Act and
amendments thereto.
"All pruiiings, debris and other
rubbish must be burned up at the
time of pruning."
The bulletin referred to in the above
notice is now in press, and will be
distributed throughout the province
in the course of a few days.
TOPICS OF THE TOWN
Geo. McBean, of the Winnipeg
hotel, has just received from Nelson
the mounted skin of a big grizzly
bear which be killed near Kootenay
lake lust year. It iB a fine specimen,
and is worth inspecting..
The hockey match at tbe rink
lust Monday night between the
Grand Forks and Phoenix clubs resulted in a victory for the home
team, the score being 3 to 0. There
was some good playing, despite the
soft condition of the ice,
The dance given by R. A. Brown
at bis Volcanic hotel last Friday
night was well attended, nearly
everybody residing in the North
Fork district being present. An enjoyable time is reported.
A social dance will be given in
Alberta hall next Thursday evening,
March 7th, by Walgamott's full
orchestra.
E. A. Rainey, of the Emporium,
has been laid up 4ith a severe attack of the grip during the present
week.
J. Burtt Morgan, formerly of this
city, is now editor and proprietor of
the Chilliwack Advance, a new paper
recently launched in the Fraser
river valley town.
Colgate Hoyt Elected President of the British Columbia Copper Co.
Earnings of $1,000,000 Net
Per Annum Expected in
Future
The New York Commercial and
Financial World of the 18th inst.
says:
According to an official announcement that has just been made, Mr.
Colgate Hoyt has been elected president of the British Columbia Copper
Company, Limited, succeeding Mr.
F. L. Underwood. At the same
meeting Mr. Newman Erb was elected chairman of tbe board of directors; Mr. B. B. Lawrence, an expert
mining engineer of wide reputation,
and Mr. F. L. Sommer were elected
vice presidents, and Mr. R. H. Fg-
gleston was elected secretary and
treasurer.
Mr. B. B. Lawrence, Mr. Edwin
Hawley and Mr. C. A. Starbuck
were elected members of the executive committee, together with tbe
officers.
The British Columbia Copper
company is one of the strongest and
mo3t important organizations operating in the British Columbia region.
It was organized in 1898, under the
laws of West Virginia, with a capital stock of 82,000.000, in shares of
the par value of 85 each, which sum
has recently been increased to 83,-
000,000. The company owns copper mines at Greenwood, B. C, with
adjacent properties, and is actively
operating them. Important improvements have recently been completed
in connection with its furnaces and
operating plant. It originally had
two furnaces and an operating plant,
and during the past year three modern furnaces, having a daily capacity
of about 700 tons euch, or about
2000 tons in all, bringing the total
capacity up to about 2500 tons
daily. Various otber improvements
have been made, so as to bring the
plant up to tbe highest efficienc.
It is expected tbat tbe company will
now be able to produce refined copper at about 8} cents per pound,
and, with two furnaces and at the
present price of copper, be able to
earn approximately 81,000,000 net
per annum, to be increased wben
tbe three new furnaces are in operation.
The company has also acquired
considerable additional mining
pioperty of great promise.
For thc future tbe outlook is highly encouraging, and it is expected
that the payment of dividends will
have to he recorded in the near future.
Large expectations are entertained
of the new administration. Mr. Colgate Hoyt brings to bear great experience in connection with the
handling of important railroad,
financial and industrial interests.
He is United States trustee of thc
Netherlands Fire Insurance company, and director and trustee of
many other important corporations.
Rubber tires for baby carriages at
Miles' 2nd-hand store, Bridge street. HIje lEtenmg *§un
Published at Grand Forks. Hritish Columbia,
Every Tuesday aud Friday Evenings.
Q. A. Evans Editor and Publisher
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Thi Evening Sun,
Phone B74 Guand Forks. B.C.
FRIDAY, MARCH 1,  1907
The Great Northern Railway company appears to be undecided at present as to the best location for its first
divisional point out of Spokane on the
V., V. (St E. line. It might be a good
idea for the Grand Forks board of
trade to get together and help the
company to decide the question.
The proposition of purchasing by
the corporation of the city electrician's building, located on the city
lots, appears to bob up before the
council quite frequently. It has
been stated that room for a workshop for the electrician can be
made in the city hall building. If
this is true, there is no necessity of
the corporation investing in a iob lot
of frame buildings, especially as it appears to be well supplied with structures of this type at present.
The threatened strike of the coal
miners of this province and Alberta
would, if it is carried out, be a dire
calamity to the whole western country, and would give it a serious setback. As the coal and coke supply
on hand at present is rather limited,
it would probably tie 'up railway
transportation, as well as cause a complete suspension of mining and smelt
ing operations. It is to be hoped that
the points in dispute between the employers and employees will be arnica
bly adjusted The frequent troubles
in the coal regions of late years have
caused an untold amount of suffering
to innocent people. Any fresh outbreak would almost cause a person to
swear, even though he had never used
profanity before.
LORD'S DAY ACT
The Lord's Day Act is a puzzler
to a great number of people in this
city. We confess to being in the same
boat. We scarcely know how to actor exist, because acting is prohibited—
next Sunday. It is difficult to say
what a man can, or cannot, do on the
Sabbath. One thing is certain, if you
are caught buying a Sunday paper
you are liable to be sent to jail. And
yet the newspapers have done more
during the past ore hundred yenri to
civilize the world than the preachers
and chnrches dirl during the previous
18 centuries. There is no reason why
the Sunday paper should be barred,
because the work in connection with
issuing it is almost wholly done on
Saturday night, while tlio work of
printing the Monday morning paper
is mainly done on Sunday night. If
the clause respecting Sunday papers
is strictly enforced, it well be illegal to
distribute the Sunday scliwil sheets in
the churches next Sunday.
Of course the poor workingman who
works eight, hours a day, and plays
solo or blackjack the other sixteen,
requires absolute rest on the first day
of the week. In this instance the
Act is all right. We can also endorse the clause permitting housework on the Lord's day. The majority
of housewives only work about sixteen
hours a day, giving them eight
hours for rest and sleep, which should
bo sufficient. Consequently they do
not need a day of rest.
Taken as a whole, however, we believe the Act is puritanical and wholly
uncalled-for. The Sabbath has been
strictly enough  observed  in Cannda
heretofore to suit anyone not a fanatic. In fact, some of our leading citizens believe our Sunday laws have
been too strict; that these blue lows
have been responsible for the exodus
of the vast army of sturdy young
Canadians to the United States, where
their' liberties have not been quite
so circumscribed, while we in turn,
in order to keep our population from
decreasing, have been compelled to
open our doors to the lowest type of
the European emigrant and to the
uncivilized hordes from Asia and
India.
The Act is an attempt to make
good citizens by legislation, which has
never yet been accomplished. Every
young man has a certain amount of
surplus hilarity, and if he is not allowed to get rid of it during his
youth, he generally does so in after
years. The model young men ,who
have never sown any wild oats often
obtain positions of trust, it is true;
but during our brief sojourn in this
wicked world we have observed that
this type of man, in later years, is
more apt to elope with the people's
money or his neighbor's wife, or both.
Personally we believe that the man
who works on the Lord's day in order
to pay honest bills has a brighter show
of entering the kingdom of heaven
than the man who goes to church three
times on Sunday and then leaves town
Monday morning forgetting to pay his
accounts.
But there is no use sermonizing
further on this snbject. The Act is
in force, and we've got to live up to
it until it is repealed.
day from a two weeks' business trip
to Vancouyer and other coast cities.
James McArdle returned Monday
evening from a business trip to
Greenwood and Boundary Falls.
Julius Ehrlich, "manager for P.
Burns & Co. at Greenwood, was a
visitor in the city Tuesday.
Five furnaces are now in operation
at the Granby smelter. Another one
88 to be blown in next week.
FOR RENT OR LEASE—32-room
flat. Apply at Dr. G. W. Averill's
residence.
CUSTOMS RECEIPTS
R. R. Gilpin, customs officer at
this port, makes the following detailed report of the customs receipts
at the various sub-customs offices, as
reported to the chief office in this
city, forthe month of Feburary:
Grand Forks 8   957.49
Greenwood  2,125.27
Phoenix  1,162.39
Carson      277.87
Midway      190.08
Sidley         37.75
Osoyoos        16.91
Keremeos       10.40
Total 8',778.16
CHURCH SERVICES
The provincial legislature meets on
the 7th inst. If it is to be like former
legislatures, there is nothing in the
Lord's Day Act to prevent it from
holding Sunday sessions, unless it is
the public nuisance clause.
There is one consolation: Those
who cannot endure life under the
new Lord's Day Act, can always get
into a drug store on the Sabbath to
purchase poison for suicidal  purposes,
Methodist Church, E. Manuel,
pastor.—Services next Sunday at 11
a. in. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday school
and Bible class at 2:30 p. m. Morning
subject, "Light;" evening subject,
Your Choice.''   A welcome to all.
Baptist Church, Rev. F. W. Auvache, pastor.—Services on Sunday
at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
The attorney general has not yet
decided how far away from a church a
man can sneeze with fear of being arrested, i
There is some satisfaction in knowing that March came in like a lion—
at least like a small lion.
TOPICS OF THE TOWN
The V., V. &E. tracklaying crew
crossed the Okanagan river at Oroville last week, the bridge across the
stream having been completed. The
track has been laid through Oroville
and to the bridge across the Similkameen river two miles above the town.
The Similkameen bridge is one of
tbe heaviest structures of its kind on
the road, and the track was laid to
that point for the transportation of
materials while the bridge is under
construction.
A number of Italian railway laborers left the city this week for
PhoenixJ to workon the V., V. &
E. spur to thc now Victoria shaft of
the Granby coinpany. Contractor
Gallagher has stilted work on this
spur. His contract includes also
the clearing of the light of way,
There will be about j£ miles nf
roadbed nnd trackage lo be constructed.
W. J. Mclntyre, foreman of the
the 0. P.R. yards in this eity and at
the Granby smelter, who was married
in Toronto about a week ago, will return home with his bride on the 20th
inst.
A party of C.P.R. officials arrived
here on Wednesday in their private
car. After a drive through the city,
the car was switched to the Great
Northern tracks, and they resumed
their journey.
J. E. Stephens, late of Munro &
Stephens, was in the city last Tuesday. He is now traveling for u
Vancouver firm.
The mail service between this city
and Franklin has been temporarily
suspended on account of impassable
roads.
Volcanic Hotel Case
His honor Judge J. R., Brown
held a special sitting of the county
court at the court house last Friday,
when the appeal of R^A. Brown
against the license com'missioners'
decision in refusing him a renewal
for the Volcanic hotel was heard.
W. B. Cochrane appeared for appellant. License Inspector Dinsmore
proved notice of appeal which had
been duly served. No official complaint had been made against
Brown's conduct of the bouse. In
the license inspector's it was stated
that this license was not necessary
in the public interest. Mr. Dinsmore said this statement was still
good, and tbat he had made the
same report in respect to other
licenses which had subsequently
been granted. The nearest licensed
bouse was about a mile and a half
from Brown's. Mr. Brown's license
was granted at the same time as
Hartinger's, though the latter came
first. Mr. Brown testified that he
was the owner of the Volcanic hotel;
had located the Volcanic twenty-
four years ago, and had been steadily
in the district tor seventeen years;
did not use any liquor himself; had
spent $500 in fixing up the hotel;
there was a good deal of transient
traffic, and lately from three to five
four-horse teams of W. P. Tierney
had stayed there every day at noon.
His honor asked if Mr. Brown had
attended the bar himself. Mr. Brown
replied that he had been there about
half the time. Mike Scully bad
conducted the house during his absence. The judgejremarked that the
inspector had reported against any
public need of this license, nnd the
commissioners had used their discretion in the mntter, nnd why
should he interfere? W. B. Cochrane, in his ('losing argument, submitted thnt his client wns in common fairness entitled tn the license. I
No complaints hs to the runn ngof
the house hnd been laid. In recent
legislation, while the numner of
licenses wnH now limited' according
to population, yet thp rights of existing licenses were respected. The
principle isthesnnie, he snid.wheth-
er the hotel is a 8500 nr a 850,000
one. As a niuttpr of law andBritish
justice, be ('(intended his client
should be granted his license. *'* The
judge reserved his decision, which
hns not vet heen handed down.
Neil McCallum returned last Mo
New Wood Yard*
I have opened a Wood Yard on the vacant lot next Lawson, Baker A Georjre'«
"■store, on Second street, and am now
prepared to deliver Dry Pine and f"
Wood.    "'--■■-    -   **   ■     ■
A.
Any length desired.
P. McKec
nie
Invest
in
Alberta
Goal
Company
Sliares
This is the company) recently purchased
by" officials of the International Coal and
Coke Company. The output is already'
contracted for.
We have secured an allotment ot a
limited number of shares for our clients in
the Boundary country.   Place ylour orders ,
at once if you wish to take advantage of!
increase in price.
For full particulars apply to
British American Trurt Co.,
,     Grand Forks, B. 0.
^FOR THE BEST OF EVERYTHING
Don't fail to call at
HEADQUARTERS
Fresh Meats of All Kinds.
Fine Turkeys and Poultry.
The Best of Everything forthe Culinary Department.
Tbe Best of everything in the Confectionery Line.
The Best of Everything in the Notion Line, ss far as it goes.
New Nuts and Fancy Cigars.
John H. Grunwell
Postoffice Store
Danville,  Wash.
Largest cAssortment
Of New Goods ever brought to the city to select from. When
you want Clothes, come in and aee what PRACTICAL TAILORS are
doing before buying elsewhere.    We are selling
SUITS FROM $17.00 UP
OVERCOATSFROM$17.00 UP
PANTS FROM $5.50 UP
Guarantee Fit—and when we say fit, we mean what we say.
No trouble to show goods.
THE
RELIABLE TAILOR
GEO. E. MASSIE
P. BURNS & CO., LTD.
DEALERS IN ALL KINDS OF FRESH AND CORED
o7VIEATS
Fish and Game in Season
GRAND FORKS, B. C. Trains to Oroville
On Saturday evening the first
passenger train service over the
Great Northern railway to Oroville,
the present western terminus of the
Vancouver, Victoria & Eastern railway, was installed. The "run from
Oroville to Spokane will be just
twelve hours each way, the southbound train leaving Oroville at 5 a.
in., arriving in Spokane at 5 in the
evening. The northbound train
leaves Spokane at 10:15 in the morning. At this point there iB but a
slight change in the time table, the
train from the west arriving 5 rain-
vtes earlier than heretofore, and the
train from the south 5 minutes later.
On Monday morning the first
freight train was also sent out
of this city for the west, and it is
stated that it is the intention of tbe
company to maintain a daily freight
segvice between this point and Oroville.
Oroville is situated on the Okanagan river, in the extreme northern
part of the state of Washington near
tbe international boundary line, and
has heretofore been without tail way
communication.
tickets to all entertainments in re
turn for local references in the newspapers," complains the Greenwood
Ledge. "This custom is not observed in Greenwood. Instead, the
editor is often asked to buy tickets.
Because a 'newspaper office prints
a few ticketB or dodgers for a concert or ball is no reason that the
editor should purchase admission to
the entertainment. As a rule the
person ordering job printing gets
value for the money invested, and'
expects in addition a local reference
to De made in the columns of the
paper. Dances, lectures and concerts are intended for the entertainment of persons who have the lime
and inclination to attend, hut it is
too much to expect the editor to
buy a 81.50 ticket for every $2.00
worth of printing he does, and then
give a S5 write-up of the affair."
SUNBEAMS
A Conservative, named Miller,
Declared himself a Grit killer,
But on reflection,
After election,
He became very much atiller.
You inunt not wait for Dame Fortune to knock at your door, as she
may be kidnapped liy. siwieonewho
is willing lo meet her half way.
It is possible for a man to avoid
attending his own wedding, but I e
can't get out of enacting the star role
at his own funeral.
"It is a generally accepted custom
that writers receive complimentary
They All Ealied
Many have tried to devise a corn
cure 'equal to Putnam's, but after fifty
years nothing has come upon the market that bo painlessly cures corns and
warts. Don't experiment, use the
beat, and that's "Putnam's."
The "Lion Bottling Works are selling Gooderham k Wort's Bye Whiskey the best rye whiskey in Canada,
for 83.00 per gallon.
We  Are  Prepared
To Do Tour
JOB PRINTING
BECAUSE
We have the most modern jobbing plant
in the Boundary Country, etjnploy competent workmen, and carry a complete
line of Stationery.
&
WE PRINT
Billheads arid Statements,
Letterheads and Envelopes,        \
Posters, Dates and Dodgers,
"Business and Visiting Cards,
Lodge Constitutions and By-laws,
Shipping Tags, Circulars and Placards,
Bills of Fare and Menu Cards..
Announcements and Counter Pads,
Wedding Stationery,
And everything turned out in an
Up-to-date Printery.
Good Printing—the kind we do—is in itself
an advertisement, and a trial order will convince
you that our stock and workmanship are of the
beat. Let us estimate on your order. We guarantee satisfaction.
Tjgie Evening   Sun
Job Department
Palace Barber Shop
Kazur Hoiiing n Specialty.
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Victoriu Hotel,
Bridge Street, Grand Forks. B.C.
When you sUrt on a balloon voyage or a trip to the marriage altar,
do not worry about what may happen.
A young man from Australia named
Vaughan,
Who recently arrived in our taughun,
.Said, "at b.Wards and pool
I am surely no fool,"
But  a  lad   of sixteen did hiin up
braughan.
Wise People
Buy* th-ar
GROCERIES
From us, because the quality of our goods is such
that friction between the cook and the better half of
the* household is entirely eliminated. Our prices, too,
are so reasonable that the head of the family pays his
monthly grocery bill at our store with a satisfied
smile.    Tryjus and he convinced.
J. H. HODSON m CO.
Phone No. 305
• Opposite C.P.R. Station
"Give Me the Baby to Hold" is
the name of a new song—but you
will not hear many married men
sing it.
The religion that costs nothing
will never get near enough to heavin
to hear the celestial band play.
The judge charges the jury, but
not as much as the lawyer charges
his client.
If good advice were legal tender
it would not be given so freely as it
is now.
PROVINCE
HOTEL
EMIL LARSEN, PROPRIETOR
Hot tnd Cold Baths. Nicely FurnUfaed
Stove-Heated Rooms. Entirely re-
f urn tilled and renovated throughout.
Firit-class board by day, week or
month. Special rates to steady board-
err-. American and European plans.
Finest Bar tn City in Connection.
BRIDGE STREET     GRAND FORKS, B. C
About three-quarters of the things
you put off till tomorrow are never
done.
No doctor can cure what ails you
if you have a mean disposition.
After a fool has cut off his nose to
spite his face he doesn't blow
about it.
If yon get too close to your friends
you are apt to get into their way.
It's a sure thing tbat you can't I e
sure of anything in this world.
The hands tbat were nailed to the
cross had no moneyin them.
Often a man drops dollars while
trying to pick up pennies.
A  wise man never tells his wife
enough to set her guessing.
Many a woman has lost her best
friend by marrying him.
A  man does not need to be an
artist to paint the town red.
It doesn't take *t boaster long to
develop into a liar.
Bicycles and Repair Work—A
omplete line of 1906 models. A few
second-hand wheels cheap. Wheels
to rent. Geo. Ciiapple, opposite
Postoffice, First street.
ASSAYING
C.S.BAKER
PROVINCIAL ASSAYER AND ORE
SHIPPERS' A6ENT
Samples Given Prompt Attention.
Correspondence Solicited.
Complete Superintendence of Ore Shipments.
P.O. BOX 43 PH0HE 53
RIVERSIDE ATE., GRAND FORKS, B.C.
SIGN   OF  THE   BEST
Route of the famous and favorite
NORTH COAST: LIMITED
3-DAILY TRAINS--3
-BBTWBES-
Spokane, Butte, Helena, Fargo,  Minneapolis, Duluth and St. Paul.
—ALSO—
2-DAILY TRAINS-2
|—BETWEEN -
Spokane, Billings, Denver, Omaha, S t
Joseph, Kansas City and St. Louis.
=^
THE
Windsor Hotel
Serves the most carefully prepared meals
and the best brands
of wines, liquors and
cigars.
Finest Rooms In the City
First and Bridge Strests
PULLMAN, TOURIST SLEEPERS
and Dining Car Service on all Train.*.
CLOSE CONNECTIONS made at St. Pa ul
and St. Louis in Union Depots foi all
points East and South-Eas-t-
To enable parties woo so desire to visit
friends and ^relatives In the Baitdutriuir the
summer Benson of J906, the NORTHERN PACIFIC will on JULY 2nd and 3rd, AUGUST
Ith, 8tfl and 9th, and SBPTBMBB.lt 8th and
10th mil round-trip tickets from points In
this territory to Chicago, St. Louis, St. Paul,
Minneapolis, Or-aha aud Kansas City at one
lowest lHrBt class fare plus Ten Dollars, with
final return limit ninety days from date of
sale, but not beyond Ootober Slst, 1906,
Extremely low rates are in effeot from
February 15th to April ?th and September
15th to Oetober Slst, 1906, from all polnta tn
the East to point* In this territory. If you
desire to send for a friend or relative on
thane rates we telegraph tickets to Eastern
polnta without extra cost.
The NOTHERN PACIFIC have all announced very low round-trip rates from
points In tbe East to points In this territory,
aud ticketswlllbeon sale from June 1st to
September 15th Inclusive, final limit for return October Slst, 1906.
For further information address any one of
undersigned.
A. D. Charlton,    G.A. Mitchell
A. G. P. A.. Gen. A/rt.,
Portland, Ore.    Spokane, Wash.
Stock Certificates printed at The
Sun job office.
Foo Lee
Laundry
FINE LAUNDERING.
COLLARS,   CUFFS    AND
SHIRTS WASHED CLEAN AND
NICE   AND  IRONED BY
MACHINERY,    NEW
MEN EMPLOYED.
NEXT CHINESE STORE
RIVERSIDE AVENUE.
Try This for Your Cough
To relieve a cough or break up a
cold in twenty-four hours, the follow-
in)* simple formula, the ingredients of
which can be obtained of any good
prescription druggist at small cost, is
all that will be required: Virgin Oil of
Pine (Puee), one-half ounco; Glycerine, two ounces; good Whisky, a half
pint. Shake well and take in teaspoonful doses every four hours. The de
sired results cannot be obtained unless the ingredients are pure. It is
therefore better to purchase the ingredients separately and prepare the
mixture yourself. Virgin Oil of Pine
(Pure) should be purchased in the
original half-ounce vials, which druggists buy for dispensing. Each vial is
securely sealed in a round wooden case
which protects the Oil from exposure
to light. Around the wooden case is
an engaged wrapper with the name—
"Virgin Oil of Pino (Pure)"—plainly
printed thereon. There are many imitations and cheap productions of Pine,
but these only create nausea, and
never affect the desired results.
HOCKEY PLAYERS
SEE CHAPPLE
iOMT FOB*
CANADA'S FAMOUS AUTOMOBILE SKATE
The Lightest and
Fastest Skate Made.
FIRST STREET    OPPOSITE POSTOFFICE
HEADMJARTERS FOR
SMOKERS
SUPPLIES
RAINEY'SGIGARSTORE
W. H. Ude,
Traveling l'assennr Amnt,
:Spok»ne.W»s
loth.
R. C. MCCUTCHEON
CABINET MAKER
Turning, Scroll Work, Saw   .
Filing, Gun Repairing, Manufacturer of Screen Doors and
Windows.
First Street
Grand Forks, B.C.
Geo. Taylor
General Contractor,
Excavator, Etc.
All Orders Given Prompt and Careful
Attention.
GEO. TAYLOR,
Graud Forks, B. C.
Paci (ic Hotel
OFF. CP.R. STATION
First-class in overy respect.
Smiiple rooms for commercial travelers.
Hot ami Colli llaths.
liar In Connection.
Finest Iti'nmlsof Wine.,
I.ti,uors ninl Olgars.
CHAS. PETERSON, Prop
n3 SPOKANE OFFICE 1
110   WASHINGTON     ST
WHITE FOB CATALOGUE.
W PALM
WALLACE
CHALM ERS
PROP,
A FRESH STOCK OK
Confectionery, Fruits,
Cigars and Tobacco.
MOST COMPLETE STOCK
of its kind in the city.]
COR. BRIDGE AND FIRST STREETS
Hotel V i
NOTICE
NOTICE is hereby given that thirty days
■™ after date I intend tanking applloatlon
to the Chief Commissioner of Lands and
Works for a special license to out and remove timber from the following described
lands: Commencing at this post, located on
the east bank of Savage oreek, a west branch
of the North Fork of Kettle river, at a point
7fi feet southeast of where a landslide or dry
wash enters said oreek from the west side,
and where a small jam and pond is formed on,
and about three miles from the mouth of
■aid oreek; thenoe running west 40 ohains;
thenoe north 80 ohains, thenoe east 80 ohains;
thenee south 80 chains; thence west 40 ohains
to place of beginning, containing 640 aores.
Located this 20th day of Ootober, 1906.
J. F MAJOR, Looator.
Lotel   V alhalla
RIVERSIDE AVENUE, GRAND FORKS
Newly Refurnished Throughout.
First-Class Accommodations for
Transients. Smeltermen's Trade
Solicited. Terms Reasonable.
Table Supplied with the Best the
Market Aftords.
The Finest Brands of Wines,
Liquors and Cigars are Always  in  Stock  at the Bar.
S. NELSON. PROPRIETOR
Removed
To OLD BODEGA BUILDING, Opposite E. T. Bank, Bridge Street
MILES' SECOND-HAND STORE
Carpets Cleaned and Laid,
Furniture Repaired, Upholstered and Cleaned, and
other jobs In the   house-
cleaning line.
Second Hand Goods
BOUGHT AND SOLD
RECORD OF MINES
At the meeting Jot the International Coal and Coke company,
whose mines and plant are located
at Coleman, Alta., held in Spokane
last week, A. C. Flumerfelt, of Victoria, president ofthe company, filed
two reports, one addressed to the
directors and the otber to the stockholders of the company. These reports show that the affairs of the
company are in good condition,
financially and otherwise. The
officers of the company are: A. C.
Flumerfelt, president; H. N. Galer,
vice president, and W. G. Fraser,
secretary. D. M. Rogers, of Victoria,
lakes the place of Mr. Flumerfelt as
director. The company produced
during the past year 334,230 tons of
coal, of which 49,035 tons wero sent
to the company's ovens, and yielded!
31,066 tons of coke, nil of which had
n ready snlc. The bnlnnce of the
output wns marketed as coal. The
payroll for 11.06 amounted to S360,-
374.72, tbe average number of men
employed being 888, nnd the number of dnys worked were 2*10.
Thc Fiist Thought mine nt Orient,
Wash., owned by P. Burns, the
cattle king, is now shipping more
ore than ever before, and there is
no danger of suspension of shipments on account of bad roads, lis
the neriiil tram conveys the ore irrespective of had roads, snys the Orient
Journal. The Northport smelter is
again buying a portion of the First
Thought product, nnd some of the
ore goes to the Granby.
A. J. McMillan, of London, Eng.,
managing director of the Le lloi Mines
company, hos arrived in Rosslnnd to
remain several mouths. The Lo Roi
paid a dividend of 31 per cent for the
past year, this being the first dividend
paid for seven years past. Tho mine
is said to be looking well, but the
coinpany, in common with others op-
DRAYING
Heavy and Light Dray Work
Attended to Promptly. Passengers and Trunks to and
from all trains.
Telephone A129
GRAND FORKS TRANSFER COMPANY
RliTHEKFoun  Bros., Props.
NOTICE
MOTICE is hereby given lhat I will apply, at
I* the next meeting of tne License Commissioners for the Grand Porks License District, for transfer of the Retail Liquor License for the Northern hotel, situate at Bannock City. Yale District, from the undesigned to Robert Lindholm, of Bannock City
aforesaid. *
Dated tbe 14th day of November, 1906
FRANK HARTINGER.
erating in this province, has had great
difficulty this winter on account of
shoitage of coal and coke, which .has
resulted in a reduction of output of
ore. It is hoped that normal condi
tiens will soon be restored.
Mr. McMillan says that capital is
coming this way, and will come in
still larger volumes when the market
gets a little easier. Experts think this
will be a few months hence. By way
of illustration, he mentions that he
and some influential friends in London are raising money with a view of
financing sound enterprises emanating
from western Canada. As to immigration, the Canadian government
officials in England told him last
month thtt they expected more people
to leave Great Britain for Canadu
than ever this year. Mr. McMillan
says that Lord Strathcona has done,
and is still doing, magnificent work
for Canada, and in England Canadians
ara a unit in thinking that he will
continue as commissioner.
The Security Phase
A prospect, except for loeution, may
lack intjinsic worth. A mine, with
ore blocked out, has that worth, says
the Daily Mining Record.
In mining we can talk of security
on absolutely business lines when we
have the ore, know its average value,
and understand the cost of mining
and treating it. That is a form of
security that will appeal to any bank
in a mining community. It is as safe
a risk, in case a loan is made, as agricultural land, with certain producing
power.
That part of it we know. There is
another phase we sometimes overlook.
An investment of 8200,01)0 may bring
out a mine with *;*tt 0,000,000 blocked
out. It has been done, and there are
times when it works the opposite wav.
That is the fortune or misfortune of
the business. We know that tho
money invested may bring about similar results.
In manufacturing, we take a risk in
competing in a known market. AVe
know   the   cost of raw materials nnd
the cost of the manufactured goods.
We know that $200,000, under, certain established conditions, might pay
an average of 10 per cent a year, or
very little more. We work along lines
of rigid safety, as we term the thing.
Let us say that we risk the same
amount in miking. If we get a producer of merit, we may make 100 per
cei.t on our investment.
No one who truly champions the
mining industry will attempt to de*
fend it by saying tliere is no risk, but
that there is more chance of failure in
the aggregate than in industrial lines
may be substahtially denied.
Where a manufacturing enterprise
strikes the right plan, the business
might grow, but even its growth calls
for repeated heavy investments. In
mining, the single investment may
bring about greater growth in value.
I We have no raw material to buy in
mining. We take a great chance of
finding great quantities of it in the
mountains. One vein may produce
fortunes; one factory can scarcely ao
this. The business might warrant the
building of other manufacturing
plants, so as to meet the growing de-
mond. If manufactured articles advance 10 per cent in cost, the public
is distressed and says so. If an ore
shoot adds 10,000 per cent to the ore
opened up, only the same amount of
work required to drive through  bar*
BOUNDARY   ORE   SHIPMENTS
for 190.
The following table gives the ore shipments of  Boundary mines
i "i** 1906 and for the past week:
Granby Mines, Phoenix	
Snowshoe.   Phoenix	
Mother Lode, Deadwood	
B. C. Mine, Summit	
Emma, Summit	
Oro Denoro, Summit Camp.
Bonnie Belle, Deadwood.
2,960
26,032
48,390
3,555
586
30
86
76
Brooklyn-Stemwinder, Phoenix        140,685
Idaho, Phoenix	
Rawhide, Phoenix	
Sunset, Deadwood	
Mountain Rose, Summit	
Senator, SummitCamp	
Sulphur King,Summit	
Winnipeg, Wellington	
Big Copper, West Copper	
Carmi, West Fork	
Sally, West Fork	
Rambler, West Fork	
Butcher Boy, West Fork	
Providence, Greenwood	
Elkhorn, Greenwood	
Strathmore, Providence	
Preston, Skylark	
Prince Henry, Skylark	
Skylark, Skylark Camp	
Last Chance, Skylark Camp	
E. P. U. Mine, Skylark Camp	
Bay, Skylark „	
Mavis, Skylark	
Don Pedro, Skylark	
Crescent, Skylark	
Helen, Greenwood	
Republic, Boundary Falls	
Miscellaneous	
1906
1907
Past Week
801,404
35,118
6,287
8,426
6,280
1,330
104,120
21,303
2,280
1,345
|
12,881
1,755
6,404
1,345
8,300
1.123
6,509
1,792
389
864
192
128
60
1,140
40
140
20
15
589
200
120
20
30
45
171
ren rock is called for—the same priced Smelter Treatment-
Total, tons        1,158,991       103,034      12,899
help, the same powder, the same compressor and the same hoist.
And all of this is without regard to
capital stock, trust competition or the
like.
A petition is being signed by the
women of Victoria—Premier McBride's stronghold—asking that the
Dominion government be requested to
remove the head tax of j(500 on Chinese, as domestic servants are scarce in
British Columbia since the Chinese
have been kept out by the imposition
of the head tax.
The new police commissioners of
Phoenix are Geo. E. Dey and L. Y.
Birnie,
Donald Gunn, has been appointed
chief of police of Phoenix, to succeed
C. H. Flood, at a salary of $125 per
month.
Wood For Sale-
Fir. Any length.
Phone 12.
Dry Pine and
Max   Kuntz
Granby Smelter        828,879
B. C. Copper Co.'s Smelter        121,031
Dominion Copper Co.'s Smelter #      218,811
54,249
31,413
16,804
7,573
4,740
2,044
Total treated     1,168,121       102,558      13,339
Everything for tbe Housewife
and Prospector
Can be Selected from our large stock nf
General Merchandise and
Miners' Supplies   00*
Groceries, Crockery, Glassware. Fane/* Dishes,
Jewelry, Nuts and Fruit-*
Our Stock in all these departments is complete.
A trial order will convince you that our prices are right.
J.   BOII & CO> Danville, Wash.
NOTICE
In the matter of the "Land Registry Aot,"
and in the matter of the Title to Part 20
acres of Lot 530, Group I, Osoyoos Division,
Ynle District.
WHEREAS, the Certificate of Title of Mary
Youii-r, belnir Certificate of Title No.
7350a, to the above hereditaments, has been
lost, or destroyed, and applloatlon hat been
made to me for a duplicate thereof.
NOTICE ii hereby Riven that a duplicate
Certificate of Title to the above hereditaments will be Issued at the expiration of
one month from the date hereof, unless In
the meantime valid objection to the contrary be made to me In writing.
W. H. EDMONDS,
Diitrlct Registrar of Titles.
Land Registry Office, Kamloops,B.C., November 24th. 1906.
NOTICE
(UOT 10E Is herpby given that thirty days
'* ufterdntn I Intend making apiil'ciition
to tbe Chief Commissioner of Lnwls and
works for a MMM-iit] lit-ninn* tn cut ami remove timher from the following dpst-rlbed
IiUi-In: Commencing at thin pout, located on
tho fn-i* banlt nf Suva-jre- creek, a west branch
ofthe North Pork of Kottli, river, at a point
7**i fei't Niitirlifiist of where n landslide nr dry
wash enters said creek from the west side,
aud where a small jam or pond is formed on,
and about three miles frnm the mouth of
said oreek; thence running west 40 chains;
thence south M ohains; thence east 80 ohains;
thence uortn 80 ohains; thence west 40 ohains
to place of beglunlntr, containing 604 aores.
Located tills 20th day nf October, 1006.
J. P. MAJOR, Locator.
A. Erskine Smith & Co
IP YOU   INTEND TRAVELING
To Franklin Camp by Stage, Private Vehicle, Freight Team or
Horseback, ask for our prices.
Bridge and First Sts
COLUMBIAN    COLLEGE
NEW WESTMINSTER, B. O.
Receive both Ladies and Gentlemen las resf
dent or day student.-*; has a complete Com
n-erciul or fiusiness Course; prepares student-to -rain Teacher-*"' Certificates of all
Srudes; gives the four years' course for the
■ A. degree, aud tbe first year of the Schoo
of Science course, tu affiliation with the Toronto University; hat a special prospectors-1
course for miners who work in H.C. Instruction is aUo given in Art. Mimic, Physical Culture aud Elocution. Term opens Sept. 17
r.*.i'-,   For Calendars, eto , address *
COLUMBIAN  COLLEGE,
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The Purest and.Best Id tbe City.
On Draught Exclusively at
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Designs
copyrights ac
AnyoneHDdlDg a sketch and deaerlptlon may
quickly ucsruin our opinion free whether an
Invention is probably patentable. Communications sirldlf -y.nBdem.sl. HANDBOOK on Paiao*
lent free. Oldest agency for eecnrlnf patanU.
Patanta taken through Mann -k Co. rtceli
special notics, without charge, In tha
Scientific American.
A handsomely 11
culatlon of any
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ciiiatlon of »ny scientific journal'.   Terini,'ila
jew; four months, IL Sold byall newsdealers.
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Boo. OS r Ct.. Washington, D. 41
NOTICE OF FORFEITURE
To Wm. James Nelson, of Rossland, B. C:
You are hereby notified that I have ex-
Mndcd WOO in labor and InproveiSJn,. *,,
the "Vermont" Minora Claim, situated I
the Ornnd Fork. Mining Dlvlilun of YaU
District. In British Columbia" to Mint J"
assessment on said claim, a. will appear by
certificate of work recorded In th. offloe of
the Mining Recorder for th. said Orani
Fork. Mlnin-t Division, in order to hold sa H
claim under tha provision, of Seotion U if
th.lJlu.ral Act, suoh being th. amount»!
1906^ ° -*°ld "" *-*ld *-*•***»'or »."£,
And if at the expiration of 80 dan of nuhll.
WS&2& ■l■,, Notl0*' •"•", ■«■' or wrfELjto
contribute your portion of tb. exMndlton
requlrtjd under flection 84, to«*ethjr wi,h°.n
op.*, of advertLIng, yonr interest In ,.w
claim shall become vested In th. ■ubwribii
[on. of jour oo.owir.r.1 undar &MUonTof
the Mineral Aot Amending AotlWO
Dated at Grand Fork., B. C, thisthe SIM,
daj of November, A. D. IMS.     **""',e m>>
DAN MORRISON.

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