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The Evening Sun Aug 30, 1907

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Sixth Year--No. 57.
Grand Forks, B. C, Friday. August 30, 1907.
$1.00 Per Year in Advance.
Great    Northern    Resumes
Operations   in  the
C. P. R. Passenger   Trains
Will Soon Run Through
the City
Railway construction work is be
resumed at once in the Boundary
and Okanagan districts. During
the first part of the week the positive statement was made by the
Vancouver, Victoria & Eastern railway officials that grading operations would be commenced immediately on the section between
Keremeos and Princeton. This announcement has since been confirmed by •TOS arrival of the contractors on the scene of action. It is
understood to be the intention of the
Great iNorthern company to rush
this section to completion at as
oarly a date as possible, and as the
work is mostly of a light character, it
is quite possible that trains may yet
be running into Princeton by the
first of the year.
On the-Kettle Valley line grading
on the twentieth mile, above Lynch
creek, is nearing completion, and it
is not likely that any new ground
will be broken until after the visit
of the Toronto officials of the road,
who are expected to arrive here
early next month. Steel will be
laid to Lynch creek in a few days,
and the ballasting crew is keeping
close behind the tracklayers. As
soon as the roud is fin shed to that
point, a daily train Bervice will he
inaugurated between this city and
the northern terminus of the road. It
will leave here in the morning and
return in the evening, thus giving
prospectors, hunter or others all day
in the upper country.
The renewed activity of the Vancouver, Victoria & Eastern in the
Okanagan has apparently awakened
the officials of ihe Candian Pacific
railway to the necessity of a shorter
route to the Pacific if that road is
to compete wilh the Great Northern
for the. coast traffic. It now appears
certain that the recent rumors that
the Midway & Vernon railway project would be in connection with the
Canadian Pacific had some basis.
Last week William R. Morris, of
London, England, accompanied by
It. A. Banbridge, of Vancouver,
divisional engineer of the Canadian
Pacific, and Robert Wood, the
father of Greenwood and one of the
promoters of the Midway & Vernon,
made a tour of the Boundary cities.
Mr. Morris was looking up statistics
and data regarding the Boundary
and what it would likely consume
of the products of the Okanagan
district. On Friday the party met
L. M. Rice, an engineer of Seattle,
at Greenwood, and started over the
surveyed line of the proposed road,
taking notes all the way to Vernon,
a distance of 150 miles. Since the
stoppage of work on construction,
nearly two years ago, when about
ten miles of grading had been done
en the line west of Midway, the promote™, Ralph Smailes and partners,
have been working on the plan to
interest capital. It is now suid that
the Englebert syndicate, an aggregation of English capitalists, is prepared to finance the road if the report is favorable. This syndicate
commissioned Sir Richard Fox, an
eminent engineer of London, to
make the report, and Mr. Morris is
acting for him. White & Co., financial men of New York, who have
had the matter in hand for some
months, are interested in the syndicate, and with the $11,000 per mile
cash subsidy, granted by the Dominion and provincial governments,
the financing of the road would
seem an easy matter.
The Kettle Valley line moved into
its new Third street station this
week. The building is of a fine exterior appearance, and commodious
quarters are provided inside for railway employee's, passengers, express,
baggage and freight. The building
partitioned off into four rooms—
a large waiting room, ticket office,
and baggage and freight rooms.
H. W. Warrington, chief engineer
of the Kettle Valley line, made the
statement to Tbe Bun man this
week that the Canadian Pacific railway passenger trains would soon
commence running through tbe city
over the Kettle Valley line tracks.
School Opens
The Grand Forks public school
opened last Monday with the following staff of instructors: Principal
and first division, W. H. M. May;
second division, Miss Bruce; third,
Miss L. Chalmers; fourth, Miss
Olding; fifth. Miss Inglis; sixth, Miss
A. Hay; seventh, Miss Dalby. The
personnel of the staff is practically
the same as last year, the only new
member being Miss A. Hay, of Vancouver, who was engaged to fill the
vacancy ciused by the resignation
of Miss Hewton. The enrolment on
the first day was ahout 218. This
number will be materially increased
aB the season advances. Tbe 5C0I
umbia building is not used at present, but it is quite probable that it
will have to be called into requisition again wben the pupils from the
surrounding ranches commence to
The high school also opened on
the same day, with Mr. R. D, Ful-
lerton in charge. There were fifteen
students present the first day, and it
is stated that there are four or five
more to report.
Low Rates to Interstate Fair
Lower rates than usual will be
granted for tho Interstate Fair this
year, and more different railroads will
grant them. All the railrnuds entering Spokane, including the various
branches of the Northern Pacilic,
Great Northern, S. P. k N., the O. It.
k N., Spokano International, and the
Inland Empire Electric System will
also agree to grant a rate of a fare
and a third from Septembor 21st to
October 2nd, all tickets to be good
until the close of the fair. In addition to these low rates, each road will
sell tickets for ono fare on certain
days to be designated later. This
means that one can go to the fair any
day for two-thirds of tho ordinary expense for jailway transportation, and
by choosing the time of going it is
possible to go for one-half this expense.
Former Boundary Promoter
Involved in a Portland
City Council Considered Power Ouestion at a Special
The Oregon Savings bank of Portland, Ore., of which W. C. Morris,
who formerly cut quite a swath in
Stevens and Ferry counties, Washington, and who is well known to all the
old-timers of this city, is the head,
closed its doors last week. The report states there is but little hope for
the many depositors of recovering anything from the wreck. This was particularly a bank of small depositors,
promising i per cent Interest ou deposits, and advertising and in other
ways working to secure the deposits
of working people. Ten years ago
Morris had his shingle out as a lawyer
at Marcus, From that place he moved
to Republic, where he branched out
as a promoter. AVith John Manly,
then a resident of this city, Morris
promoted the Kettle Valley lines, and
had the call on Toronto money. Then
came a time when Toronto capitalists
asked what had been done. Tliere was
a charge lodged against him of using
funds, and extradition was tulked of.
No doubt if it had not been for the
intervention of the then prosecuting
attorney of Ferry county, who threatened confiscation of the railroad on
account of it being owned by foreign
capital, Morris would not have gotten
out of the scrape so easy. Instead the
raised club persuaded the Canadian
investors to pay Morris, it is reported,
between 825,000 and 650,000 for his
interest in the enterprise. With this
capital he went to Portland and
started the bunk.
A special meeting of the city cou 11-
cil was held Monday afternoon for
the purpose of considering the new
contract with tho West Kootenay
Power k Light compony for |K>wer.
Some slight modifications were mode.
It is understood that Mr. Campbell is
holding out for further concessions in
the way of exclusive rights to supply
electric power for irrigating purposes
both inside anil outside the city limits.
It is expected thut he will arrive in
the ci*y today, unci will meet tho
council ut a speeiul session this afternoon.    The mayor was ulso requested
to crrrespondeut with the provincial
government,and make an effort to have
an expert 011 irrigation sent to this
vulley in order to obtain reliable data
on the subject.
The Juvenile llostoniaii opera coin-
puny gave an acceptable presentation
of the ''Gipsoy Girl" at the opera
house Friday evening but it is doubtful if anyone really onioyed tho performance, because ull those present
must have realized that the proper
place for children of such tender years
is with their parent* or in school. The
little uutors were very clever, however, und with the exception of one or
jarring incidents, the program wus
smoothly gone through. The song,
'The Bird on Nellie's Hat,'' was
risque, and had no place before the
assembled audience.    Sung by a little
child, it grated on sensative nerves,
und wus ol'jeo'ioimble in the extreme.
The allusions to local events mude, of
course, a decided hit, although some
of them were meaningless. The en-
tertuinment netted the Athletic association about 87.*).
Owing to the rush of other business
last week, The Sun neglected to state
that Gus Parker and George McCabe
huve become expert trick motorits.
While out fur a spin, they made an
effort to loop the loop over the C.P.R.
bridge by running down the steep
bank on this side of the river and up
the one on the opposite side. The attempt was only partially successful;
but they had the pleasure of riding
under tho car for a short distance,
while the wheels were revolving in
air. They say the sensation of being
human Hies was exhilerating in the
extreme. Fortunately they escaped
without being encumbered by subsequent doctors' bills.
I. H. Stephens, manager of the
People's Cooperative Society, Ltd.,
will leave Calgary next week to open
a eo-operative store in Grand Forks,
B. C. When Mr. Stephens took the
management of the Calgary society, it
was in bod shape, but through hard
work and business ability he brought
it to its present flourishing condition.
A substantial dividend on members'
purchases has just been paid for the
past half year. The directors of the
society have appointed A. It. Smart,
who has been first clerk under Mr.
Stephens, to succeed him as manager,
and every confidence is felt that the
Calgary society will continue to expand and prosper.—Calgary Morning
Six weeks ago J. F. Wilson and
family left this city for Ihe Okanagan country with the intention of
making their future home there.
Before leuvinj; they listed their property here with u rea I estate firm.
Yesterday they returned, and withdrew the pr iperty from the market,
as thev arc satisfied this place is
good enough for them. This little
tale points a moral.
E. Rogers, of the Ideal Amusement
show, which is advertised to appear
in this citv next week, was sentenced
in Nelson Monday morning by Police
Magistrate Crease to thirty days'
hard labor, without thc option of a
line, for assaulting Mrs. Vivien, one
of the members of his troupe, on Saturday morning last.
The Kettlo Vulley Fish and Game
association gives p'omlse of doing
things. The provincial game law provides for a penalty of 850 for the
Illegal killing of game, one-halt of
which goes to the party  laying  in*
formation. The local society will supplement this with 825, to he given
for Information that will enable it to
secure u conviction.
Mrs. Nut Taylor, while engaged in
housework lust Saturday, fell from a
chair, and had the misfortune to break
one of her legs, and also sustained
other painful injuries. Medical aid
promptly summoned, and the patient
is now recovering us rapidly as can be
Next Monday will lie Lab«r duy.
Tlio labor organizations of tho Boundary district will hold a union picnic
at Curlew luke, und it will undoubtedly lw largely attended, Excursion
trains will he run from this city,
Greenwood, I'hoenix and Midway.
Will Take Oath as Minister
of Railways and Canals
Bye-Election to  Be Held in
St. John on September 18th
Hon. William Pugsley, of St.
John, N. B., was in Ottawa on
Thursday at the invitation of Sir
Wilfrid Laurier to assume the portfolio of minister of railways and
canals. Tbe ex-premier of New
Brunswick will take the oath of
office today and leave immediately
for St. John, where he faces thc
electors as Liberal candidate in thc
vacancy which arose in the representation of that city by the death
of A. A. Stockton last spring. The
bye-election in St. John, as well as
in other electoral districts now vacant, will probably take place about
September 18th.
Drilling Contests
A new departure at the Interstate
fair, to be held in Spokane from September 23 to October 5, will be rock
drilling contests, for which an aggregate of $1250 in prizes is heing offered. There will be two contests, a
double and single-handed drill. For
the double-handed contest a prize of
$900 will be awarded, $500 going to
the first man, *j?250 to second, and
$150 to third. In the single handed
contest $250 will be given an first
prize and $100 for second prize. The
following conditions will govern the
contest: Competition open to all; entries close on September 23 at noon;
an entrance fee of $15 per man will be
charged in each contest, and $10 of
this will be returned to each man who
drills. Any one entering and not
drilling will forfeit entire entrance
fee. Time allowed in two-eand contest
will be 15 minutes and in single-hand
contest 10 minutes. All tools must be
furnished by the contestants, drills for
two-hand contest to calliper j-inch at
bit and at point three inches back of
bit; drills for single-hand contest to
calliper j-inch at bit ond at point
three inches back of bit. Any weight
hammer allowed. One assistant will
be allowed to each team in two-hand
contest and to each contestant in single-hand contest, but under no circumstances is assistant allowed to assist in changing drills. Contests will
take place at any time between September 23 and September 30 at option of fair management and will bu
put on either daytime or evening.
All contestants will bo notified hy the
management in plenty of timo to he
present when the contests arc started.
At least a dozen teams nre expected
to enter in each of the contests.
R. F. Tolinie, of Victoria, deputy
minister of mines, has been spending
several days in the city this week.
lie is making a tour of tho Boundary
investigating the causes of the coke
James Newby, who was dangerously injured by being thrown from
a horse a couple of weeks ago, continues to gain strength, nnd the doctors now entertain hopes of his ultimate recovery. 3IV Ehwtittg §im
Published at Grand Forks, BrltUh Columbia
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Phonb B74 Grand Fohks, B.C.
FRIDAY,  AUGUST 30,  1907
The Conservative press has given
very extensive circulation to the political tour now being made by Mr.
II. L. Borden, loader of the opposi
tion, and there has been aroused a
certain amount of interest in the
platform which he would present for
the consideration of the electors of
Canada. This arises primarily from
the fact that for several sessions past
public time has been wasted by the
opposition in attempts to discredit
the government of Sir Wilfrid
Laurier. It was expected that the
leader of the opposition would at
least formulate a distinct policy,
would Buggest something attractive
in place of that which he desireB the
people to surrender, advance something in justification of the methods
of innuendo, the f ivorite weapons of
the opposition, give some specific instance of the wholesale graft and corruption which have been charged
against the government, enunciate a
constructive policy. It may be also
that a modicum of interest was
aroused on the occasion of a public
declaration of a. man who seeks
to be prime minister of Canada, to
know wbat reasons would be submitted to the people sufficiently
weighty to cause them to withdraw
their confidence from an administration which can boast a proud record
of great deeds done for Canada, of
which the prevailing prosperity and
contentment are the visible signs.
Whatever the reasons which contributed to the interest in Mr. Borden's
opening speech, it may safely be said
that general disappointment and
chagrin are the results. The mountain has labored and brought forth
a mouBe. The leader of the opposition has presented what by courtesy
may be regarded as a "platform,"
but which is better described as an
academic thesis on moribund parliamentary debates.
The Rochdale Association
The Rochdale CoOporative Association will be ready to do business on
or about the 9th of September. It is
the intention of the association to
start with, a complete line of groceries,
and add to their stock ea<:h month
until they are able to furnish the
public with everything that is needed
iu nn up-to-date home. Wc take this
opportunity of thanking the present
shareholders for the liberal support
they have given us in starting the
co-operative movement in the Boundary country. We also solicit the patronage of every person (mule or female) over 10 yenrs, and Urge them to
become shareholders as well ns pur-
choiieds, so us to enublo them to participate in the dividends. The shares
are ii) each, uml can be obtained ut,
the store in the board of trad* building, opposite the postoffice, or "com
the secretary, Thos. J. Benninger.
We huve adopted the system of the
Rochdale Co-Operative Association in
Englund, which was established in
1844, and has grown into one of the
largest businesses in tho world, in one
yenr doing a $500,000,000 business,
with a not profit of $48,000,000.
Under this system the goods which
cost 33J per cent to handle from the
producer to the consumer has been reduced to 6 per cont. We do a strict'y
oash business, and every dollar is judiciously spoilt and controlled by a se
lent board of trustees.   All   we. usk  s
that you read our by-laws, see the inside of our store and get posted on the
Rochdale co-operative system. Then
you will be convinced that co-operation (which the Governor-General of
Canada so strenuously endorses) is the
very thing you need.
Respectfully yours,
Grand Forks RoohdaleC o-Operative
Per Albert E. Cox,
Dr. C. M. Kingston returned Wed
nesday evening from Toronto, after
spending a month's vacation at his
old Ontario homo. He looks much
improved in health after his outing,
and reports having had a pleasant
L. A. Manly left on Tuesday for a
week's visit to Princeton, where he is
interested in an hotel.
Lindsey Crossen returned on bat-
urday from a short visit  to  Phoenix.
Hugh Cannon left for Franklin
camp on Tuesday. Ou his way up he
will stop off at his ranch for jieveral
months and clear a few acres of  lund.
R. K. Lindsay, of Winnipeg, arrived in the city last Saturday. He
came here to inspect some North Fork
timber limits.
Duncan Ross, M.P., passed through
the city Tuesday evening enroute
from Ottawa to his home in Greenwood.
Patrick Welch, the railway contractor, passed through the city Tuesday evening enioute to the scene of
construction on the V., V. k E.
F. A. Allen, of Grand Rapids,
Mich., who has been visiting his son
in tbis city for some time, left for
Spokane last Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Taylor, who
have been spending a three months'
vacation at Mr. Taylor's old home in
Chester, England, returned to the
oity last Saturday. They report having had a very enjoyable trip. They
visited all the principal cities in England, and also made a side trip to the
Dublin exposition.
A. E. Smith and T. Moore Fletcher
returned Monday evening from a
week's tour of inspection to Franklin
and Gloucester camps.
Miss LaBlunche has returned from
a six weeks' vacation trip to Winnipeg.  I
Miss Olive Henderson, who has
been visiting her parents in this city
for the past two months, will leave tomorrow for Chilliwack to resume her
duties as bookkeeper in a store.
L. A. Campbell, of the West
Kootenay Power & Light company,
is in the city today.
I. A. Dinsmore is expected to return from New Westminster tomorrow.
Misses Bruce, Olding, Inglis and
Dal by, of the public school -.tuff of
teachers, returned to the city Inst
Saturday from their midsummer vacation.
Peter A. Z: Pure is spending hi*
bi-annual holidays in Frunklin cump
this weok. The chances are ten to
ono he will huve a tunnel run clear
through some mountain before he returns to the city
George T. Muir, who bus been C.
P. It. agent in Phoenix since last
March, bus been appointed to a similar
position in this eity, and arrived here
lust Saturday to tul;e oharge of the
local office. C. A. Arnott, of Nelson;
will fill the vacancy in Phoenix caused
by Mr. Moil's transfer to this city.
Hunting parties will be uut of
fashion iluim.: ihe coming season, us
blue grouse, willow grouse and prairie
chicken will enjoy the protection of
the government for another year.
Knox Presbyterian Church—
Sabbath services at 11a. m. and V p.
m.; Sabbath school and Bible class at
2:30 p.m.; Young People's Society of
Christian Endeavor, Monday, 7:30 p.
m. All are cordially invited; seats free.
Methodist CnuRcu.Rev.Schlichter,
BJA.—Services next Sunday at 11
a. m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday school
and Bible class at 2:30 p.m. All
are welcome.
Baptist Church, Rev. F. W. Auvache, pastor.—Services on Sunday
at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p. in.; Sunday
school und Bible olaaa at 3 p.m.
Prominent Manufacturer Speak-**
In Vanleek Hill, Ont., no one is
better known than Geo. S. Watson.
When he says "Catarrhozone is a real
cure," depend on it being so. ''My
wife," he writes, "wus subjeot to bad
attacks of throat irritation and bron
chitis. Many remedies were tried,
but few proved at all useful. 'Catarrhozone was different. It seemed to get
right at the sore spots and brought relief quickly. We have found Catarrhozone an absolute cure for bronchitis
and catarrh." Nothing cures more
quickly, so get it todav. Two sizes,
25c and $1.00, at all delers.
Your printed stationery does not
possess the necessary talking qualities
nnless it is executed in the latest style
with modern material. We have the
most up to-date jobbing plant in the
Bounrlary, and our workmen are thar-
oughly competent. The Sun job
The surest way to evaporate business troubles is to give your stationery
the necessary talking qualities by
having . it printed in a modern ofliee
by competent workmen. The Sun
job oflice is the most up-to-date in the
Bouudary, and our workmen are capable and of wide experience. This is
the reason why we do the pi in ting for
the best firms and corporations in this
Resign From the Worry Club
Life is a rush, but we can't all get
there together. In consequence, we
worry. Can't help it, because nerves
are weak, vitality is burnt up and
there is no staying power left. Cut
out the worry part and Build Up.
Let Ferrozone help you. It's a most
strengthening nutritive tonic. Fills
the blood and generates the sort of
vitality that makes you want to do
things. No medicine more helpful for
men, women and children who need
strength and staying power. Try Ferrozone, 50c per box at all dealers.
We carry the most fashionable stoc-
of wedding stationery in the Boun
darv country. And we are the only
office in this section that have the
correct material for pint it. The Sun
job office.
A Question Often Asked
Why so many people feel worse after taking pills than before? Trouble
is that drastic pills are used. No
remedial act'on is obtained, the bowels are irritated and dreadful constipation follows. In using Dr. Hinil-
ton's Pills you ure scarcely conscious
of having taken medicine. Although
very mild, Dr. Hamilton's Pills do
regulate the bowels, stimulate normal
action of the glmi'ls.uncl create neither
nausea, griping nor violent action.
Positively guaranteed foi biliousness,
indigestion, stomach, liver ami kidney
ills. For a safe family pill rely on
Dr, Hamilton's, 29o per box at ull
The  Sun  und   the Toronto Weekly
'lobe for J 1.00 per year.
Tcnderi  for  the   Purchase of a Mineral Claim
Wim h das Reverted to tiie Grown (or
Unpaid Taxea.
SEALED TKNDKHS, Hfioomt'.u.ipdbya certified ■ li.Miue, for tie purchase -,f t!it-
"Kiclim.iiiit" ti inerul cluim, known an Lot
2252, --Wm.il-oinecu Land DUtrlot. Rout.html
A**BOKHiiHMit District, will lie reeelvedby the
Undersigned up to I P.M. on WediiUfiiluy, the
4th pay of September, 1007. nt mi it pa-fit price
of -fn.i.i'i. No tender for lew than the upset
price will bo nciviued.
Assistant CommUnloner Latidtatid Worka.
We Have For Sale
cAlso an Assortment if
We Want
As we have a number of enquiries   for
small   farms.   We expect  a   number of
buyers in Grand Forks at an early" date.
It you have farms for sale, call on
A. .Erskine Smith 8 Go.
Fish and Game in Season
Great Northern Railway
Exposition Rates East
Winnipeg * $53.70
Jt. Paul  53.70
Jt. Louis    61.20
Chicago  65.20
Toronto  79.70
Ottawa 83.75
^Montreal 85.20
Dates of .Sale:
August 8,9,10, September 11,12.13
90-day Limit.
Round-Trip Rate to Jamestown Exposition $92.15
60-day Limit.
H. SHEEDY, Atfent,
Alasfcs-Y plea BlpotHloa, Sunk, Joae-Octobcr, 1909
Slmllknmaeii Und DUtrlot. Diatrlct of Ynle.
TAKK NOTIOB tlmt   I, Albnrt R. Sloan, of
t.rnnil l''orUs, II. CI nipntion Hotel Manager, intend.- to apply for a special timber
license  over the following described lands:
Commencing at a post planted about
x'Vi'ii mile, dl.tnnt, and In an easterly direction from Cascade, 14.C, and is lying south of
and adjoining the West Kootenay Power
Company's line: thence south 80 chains,
thence cant HO chains, thence north SOchalns,
theuce west HO chains to point of commence-
Donald McCallum. Agent.
Dated August 5th, 1907.
Similkameen Land District, District of Vale.
TAKE NOTICK that I, Albert  B. Sloan, of
Grand Forks, H.C .occupation Hotel Manager, intends to apply for a •paaUl timber
license over the following described lands:
Commencing at a post planted about seven
miles distant, and in an eastorly direction
from Cascade, ll.l!., ond Is lying north of ami
adjoining tlm West Kootenay Power Com-
rally's line: thence north 8(1 ohains, thence
east 80 chain., thence south 80 chains, thence
west 80 chains to point ol commencement.
Donald MoCallum, Agent.
Dated August Uth, 1901.
"HI ho It Eye No. l" mineral olaim, situate in
tlm Grand Korku Mining Division of Ytil--
Where located:   tn Brown's camp.
TAKK NOTICK that   I, Peter T. MoCallum,
lictirii** hh agent for Nell MoCallum, free
Miner's Certificate No. BIQ6H- and Donald
Morriion, Kre* Miner's Certificate No. BliKXi,
Intend, sixty dayi from the date hereof, to
apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Imt)F-ivenit*ut» tor the purpose of obtaining a Grown Grant of the above olaim.
And further take notice that action, under
•eetlon 87, must be commenced.before the
issuance of such Certificate of Improvement!.
Dim (I thit 6th day of June, A.D. 1907.
Similkameen Land District, DUtrlot of Yale,
Province of BrltUh Columbia.
TAKK NOTICE that I, M.D. White. Jeweler,
of the c!ty ol Orand Forks, In the province
of BrltUh Columbia, Intends to apply for
a special timher license over the following
described lands:
Commencing at a post planted 80 chains*
south of the northeast corner of Lot No
m. on Deer Creek, on the North Fork of
Kettle Klver, In the County ot Ynle; thence
south 80 chains, thence trust 80 chains, thence
north 60 chains, thence west 80 ohains to
point of commencement.
Dated tbis 7th day of August, A. D.1D07.
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The Kettlo Valley Fish aid Game
Protection association has posted no
tices offering a reward of $25 to anyone securing convictions against persons violating the Game Act.
A farewell supper was tendered E
C. Moe, acting manager of the local
branch of the E. T. bank, by his Mid
way friend last week.
Mrs. Frank P. Bucklesa, formerly
a resident of Grand Forks, was found
dead near her residence in Greenwood
last week, heart failure being probably the cause of her death. She had
not been in the best of health for
some time, but latterly had been improving. Deceased leaves a family of
two sons and two daughters.
The Phoenix city council has de
cided to ask the government for a por
tion of the 2 per cent tax on the ores
from the mines in that city.
The Phoenix city council does not
know who is the third member of the
police and licensing board, and will
seek information on the subject from
the government.
Four surveys have been run by the
Great Northern engineers to the
Granby company's Gold Drop mine,
ond still another is likely to be made.
. Road Foreman Spraggett has recently improved the wagon road below
Phoenix. Probably more traffic goes
over that piece of road than over any
other road in the Boundary district
outside the cities.
John Boyle, well known in tho
Boundary, after spending some time
in eastern Canada, is now in Vancouver, where ho expects to settle
down in the drug business. Mrs.
Boyle is still in Toronto.
At the quarterly beard meeting of
the Methodist church of Phoenix, held
last week, a unanimous call was tendered Rev. C. W. Whittaker to re-
nuin another year, and he consented.
Dan McLean, of Greenwood, who
has been in pool health for some time,
died suddenly at the city hall in that
city last week. He was a partner iu
some claims with Kennedy, who was
diowned from the Yale-Columbia
drive last spring, and has been de-
sp.indent aud in poor health for many
S. P. Dixon has returned to Greenwood with his Nova Scotia bride, who
was Miss Anderson, of Boylston,
Guysboro county. The huppy couple
will make Greenwood their future
H. R. Stevenson, C. P. R. agent at
Midway, has returned to his duties
after spending his holidays at the
coast. His father, after 42 years'
service as superintendent of roads,
has resigned. He has been longer in
the service than nny other ollicer of
tho government, having commenced
in 1865 when British Columbia was a
crown colony.
Tuesday evening Grand Chancellor
Hammar, of the grand domain of
British Columbia, visited Phoenix
lodge, K of P. A number of knights
from .Midway and Greenwood wont up
to meet the grand chancellor and visit
No. 28. The ranks of esquire and
knight were put on, and the work
done by tho Phoenix team was highly
praised by all the visitors. After the
lodge business was  concluded, a  ban-
Carpets Cleaned nnd l-ulo7
Furniture Kepuireil, ■"plinl ■
stored ami Cleaned, find
other julis In the Iiouko-
cleanliigllno. Rubber Tlren
for Baby Carriage--.
Second Hand Goods
quet was given ill the Brooklyn hotel,
which was not the least pleasing
part of a very pleasant evening. A
number of speeches were made and
songs sung, and a hearty toast drunk
to mine host Marshall for the excellence of the spread, and "Auld Lang
Syne" about 3 o'clock.—Greenwood
A report comes from Cascade to the
effect that thut town is about to experience a new era of prosperity. It is
stated that Gao. L. Stoeker, the individual owner of the townsite, which
contains about a thousand aeies of
bench land, is at present negotiating
with an American company for the
sale of the townsite, the price asked
being understood to be 850,000. In
the event of the deal being closed, the
new owners will utilize the Cascade
falls for irrigating purposes, and will
irrigate not only the towns 11, but all
the large extent of lands lying between Cascade and Laurier station on
the Great Northern railway, where it
is estimated several thousand acres of
fine orchard land can be made. It is
hinted that it is this fruit land and
the irrigation plan that is the real inducement for the buying of the Cascade townsite, more than the real
value of the land as a townsite.
Bicycles and Repair Work—A
complete line of 1907 models. A few
second-hand wheels cheap. Wheels
to rent. Geo. Ciiapple, opposite
Postoffice, First street.
Synopsis of Canadian Homestead
ANT available Dominion Lands within the
Railway Belt of British Columbia may he
homesteaded by uuy per-mii who is the head
of a family, or any mnlu over eighteen yenrs
of ago, to the extent of one-quarter' section
of loO ncres, more or less.
Entry must be made personally at the local
laud offloe for the district lu whioh the laud
Is situate.
The homesteader Is required to perform
the conditions con no .'toil therewith under
one of the following plans:
(1) At least six months' residence upon and
cultivation of the land in each year lor three
(2) If tho father (or mother, if the father is
deceased), of tbe homesti-u'lcr resides upon a
farm in the violnlty of the lund entered for,
the requirements as to residence may be satisfied by such person real-Hug with the father
or mother.
(8) If the settler hns his permanent real*
dence unoufarmluir land owned by him lu
tho vicinity of hfc homestead, the requirements ns to residence muy be satisfied by
residence upon the said laud.
Klx mouths' notice In writing should be
given tho Commissioner of Dominion Luinl*.
ut Ottawa of intention to npply for patent.
Coal -Coal mini tiff rights inav he lensed
for u period of twenty-one years at an annual rental of $1,00 |>er ucre. Not more than
8,660acres shall he leaned to one Individual or
company. A royalty nt the rute of five cents
por ton shall be collected on the merchantable coal mined,
Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.
N.B.—Unauthorized   publication of   this
advertisement will not be puid for.
A. J. Stewart
General Blacksmllhlng
and Repairing
Turning, Scroll Work, Saw
Filing, Gun Repairing, Manufacturer of Screen Doors ami
First Street
Orand Forks. B. C.
Geo. Taylor
General Contractor, .
Excavator, Etc.
All Orders (liven Prompt and Careful
Grii nd Forks, li. C
A part of wisdom is modesty.
Luxurious habits make a hard  l>ed.
Thought of disease germs begets
It is gratifying to pride to call a.
change an improvement.
Every stomach insists upon the ob-
seevanee of its own laws.
A cold morning puts everybody in
search of his friends
Sonic people gel credit for  conservatism who ure onlv tired.
The way to smother a personal
grievance is sit down on it.
A successful politician works as
steadily as interest on a note.
A rich girl can be as homely us sin
and yet be attractive.
No man has reached the zenith of
fame until a "S20,000,0»0 fine has
been imposed on hiin.
A §10,000,000 fine may appear
expensive, but it is worth the money
for advertising purposes.
The Japanese people are in imminent danger in their struggle to know
it all. 	
The way to be good is to listen to
the advice of some one who is bad.
Similkameen Land   District,   District   of
TAKE NOTICE that  Frank   McFarlane,   of
Grnnd Forks, Brltixh Columbia, oceupu-
tion a Miner, intends to apply for special
timber licenses over the foil-mint-* described
hinds, ull situnte in the Simllkumeen Division
of Yale District, Province of llritish Columbia:
Location No. 1. Commencing at a post
marked "Prank McFarlane's N. E. corner,"
planted about twenty chains north of Wallace Creek and ubout three aud one-half
miles north of the North-East corner of Paul
Meyer's pre-emption lot filt-i; theuce south 80
chains, tnonce west 80 chains, thence north 80
chuins, theuce east 80chains to the point of
commencement, containing 640 uorcs, move
or less.   Located July 2'ind, 1907.
Location No. 2. Commenclm* at a post
marked "Prank McFurlane's N. E. corner,"
plauted ut the northwest corner of said Location No. 1; thenoe south 80 chains, thence
west HO chuins, thence north 80 chuins, thence
eust 80 chains to the point of commencement,
ootitatliihir 6w acres, more or less. Located
the 2Hik1 of July, Jlhn.
Location No. 3. Commencing at a post
murked "Frank Ale Fur lime's S. E. oorner,"
planted at the North-West corner of said
Locution No. 2; theucti west 80 chains, theuce
north 80 ciiuins, theuce east 80 chaius, thence
south 80 chains to the point of commencement, containing 640 ncres, more or less.
Located July 22nd, WW.
Locution No. 4. Commencing at u post
marked "Frank Mci''arlune's S. E, corner,"
plauted near the north-east corner of said
Location No. il; theuce west 80 chnins, theuce
north 80 chnins, thence eust Mi ciiuins, theuce
south 80 chains to the point of commencement, containing 640 acres, more or less
Located July 22nd, 11*07.
Location No. 8. Commencing at a post
marked "Frank Mcl'urlane's S. W.   corner,"
Klanted near the North-eust corner uf snid
ocation No. 3, theuce east 8U -•liiiiu**-, thence
north MO chuins, thence west 80 chuins* thenoe
south 80 chains to the point of commencement, containing 040 ucres, more or less.
Located July 22nd, 1007.
Location No. 7. Commencing nt u p >st
marked "Frank McFurlutie's S, E. corner,"
plnnted about one mile north of the Norht*
cult comer of snid L11c11li4.11 Nit. (I;
thence north 100 chains, thenoe west 40
chains, thence south 100 chnins, thence east
40 attains to point of com. enrmm-iit, containing 040 acres, more or less. Located July
22ud, 1907.
Location No. 8. Commencing at a post
marked "Frank McFarlane's H. 17 corner,"
planted near the north-east corner of snid,
Locution No. 4; theuce west 80 chuins, theuce
north 80 chains, thence oust 8" chains
theuce south 80 chains to the point of commencement, containing 040 acres, more or
less.   Located the 22ud of July, 1007.
Location No. 9. Coinnieuclniq nt u post
murked "Frank MeFirhme's ,S. 17 Corner.'1
planted ubout half a mlh-iouth of the North
west cor. of sul>l Locution .No. 4; tl ence west
100 chuins. then* e north 4i> chains, theuco
east 100 chains, theuce south 4') chuins to the
point of eoniiiieiieeiuent,contain lug 040 acres-
more or less.   Located the -2nd of July, IW7.
Location No. 10, Commencing ut a post
marked "Frank MoFnrtatie't N. 1*7 corner,'
planted neur the South-east oof tier of said
Location No. Ol then*--'* west ISO chains, theuce
flout h 40clmii.-, theuce eakt lUOchulns, thciu-e
nortli 40 obaltll <o the point of commencement,   cm.1 nn in-   -H" ncres, more or   less.
Located the 22nd of July, win.
Location No. 11. Commencing ut u post
marked-'Frank MoParlano'i s. K, corner,"
-.liiuti'd 11ln.nl half u iniir -• •iitli of Ihe SoUttl-
oust corner ofsai-i Loutftl m No. 10; theuce
west IO11 cliuiliH thettOO north 40 cliulus.th.'iice
ei^t liiOelinlns, theuco south 4i<cl.uius to thc
point of commencement, containing '>*'■
ucre-. more or l**»a Located the Und of Jul)',.
Locution No. 12, Commencing nt n post
marked '-Frank Ue Far laneri N. h. corner,"
planted near the Soutli*eatt corner of mid
Locution No. II; thenee west 100 chain**,
1 In* 11 i'i- south ■!*) cl 111 in«, theuce eust UVi chains,
thenee north 40ohatnitO the point of commencement, QOUtalnlog   Oln acres,   more or
less.   Located the Mod of July, WW.
Location No. ih. Oomroeiiolng nt n post
marked "Frank UoFarlaue'i S. E, corner,"
planted about one-half tulle south ofthe
South-east corner of suid Location No. 12;
thci-co west 160 chains,theuce north 4*1 chains,
thence oast M0 chains, thence south 40 chains
to the point of commencement, oontafnlllg
640 acres, more or lens, Located the 22ud of
July, 1607,
Locution No. 14. fommencltig nt n post
marked "Frank .McFurlane's N. E. corner,"
planted neur tho South--east corner of suid
Location No. 18; theuce west ii.il chains,
theuco  south 40   ihniiis,    thence east     100
chains, thence north iOohatmi to tbe point
of commencement, muituiiiliig tu, acres-more
or less.   Located the 22nd or July, J60L
Locution No. IS. t'onitneuclug al ji post
marked "Frank HoFarlaue's N, K. oorner/'
planted near the South"*»ffeat corner of said
Locution No. 2; thence west ltklchaius.th-r.i   .
south 40 chains, tbense cast ltiu ohaliis-ttfence
north 10 chat us to the point ofoommenee-
ment. containing 640 acres, jitore or lest, lo**
entail the 22nd of July.iwn.
Dated m (irand Forks, B.C,, this Uth day
of August, 1«H7.
The well known Vanoouver Photographer,  will be in
C4rand Forks for
One Week Only, ■^■■■n Sept. 9th
Mr. Trueman's work is too well known in this city to
lequire any introduction. Any one desiring first-
class photographic work should call on him at
Blome's Old Studio, Bridge Street
Always Carries in Stock
a Fresh Supply of
Ice Cream  and  Summer Drinks
Hot and Cold Buths. Nicely Furnished
Stove-Heated Rooms. Entirely refurnished and renovuted -Hiroiifrhout.
First-class hoard by day, week or
month. Special rates to steady board-
era. American and European plans.
Finest Hur in City in Connection.
Similkameen Land District.
Dirtrlct of Yale.
TAKE NOTICE that William F. McNeill, of
KoBslaud. LI. Ci merchant, Intends to applv
for a special timber license ovnr the following described lands:
Commencing at a putt planted about n
quarter of mile south of the Columbia £
Western Railway track on small ereek,which
is about three hundred yards west of Coryell
Suud Pit. on snid railway, and about two
and one-half miles east of Christina Lake;
thence south 80 chalm; theuce west 80
chains; thence nortli 80 chnins; thence east
80 chains to point of commencement, and
containing ti40 acres, more or less.
William F, McNeill.
Walter P. Dookbuill, Agent.
Dated 14th June, 1907.
Windsor Hotel
Serves the most carefully prepared meals
and the best brands
of wines, liquors and
Finest Rooms In the City
First and Bridge Strests
Palace Barber Shop
Kuzor Honing a Specialty.
Receive hoth Ladles and Gentlemen as resident or duy students: has a complete Commercial or Bullueu Coursei prepares ntu-
denutn i-min TencheiV Certificates of nl]
armies; (fives the four years1 course for the
B. A. degree- and the first year of the Sehou
of Bplence course. In affiliation with the To-
ronto University; hus a special prospco orB-l
course for miners who work in H (J. Instruction I* also (rfven In Art, Music, Physical Culture and Monition. Term opens Sept.! th
1900,   Kin-i uleuilurs. eto , mMi ■■■,*,
P.  A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Victoria Hotel,
Bridge Street, Grand Porks, IJ C,
Heavy and Lijjht. Dray Work
Attended to Promptly, Pas
aengera and Trunks to and
from all trains.
TlXKl'llONK A12!)
60   YEARS'
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Copyrights Ac.
Anyone sonrtltiR; h ikel t><\ and Opicrtpllnn hist
quick,]- MOsrUln par opinion froe whether aa
Intention is prnhnlil>- imifiin-iiln. Cummunlrs.
tions strictly r-njitlflon. ,.il. HANDBOOK on i'ni.-iiu
■ont free. Oldest nut'ic-v r,,r securing patents-.
Piitents taken inruujti Munn A Co. receive
ipfrt'ii notice, wit In nit. I'll;, i .'.>. \\\ the
Scientific American.
A handsrimolr 11 hint ml oil weekly. Lnriieit clr-
milnUoii of nny srlfti'iuo iotirusl. Tortus. $.') n
rear, tour months, il Soiuiiysll nown-iouiori.
"""■"" & Co.30iB'**-«"' New York
Ursucb Oltlce. W F HI.. \Vnrlilijstul], D. 0.
Bicycle Sundries
and Repairing
Foo Lee
Pacific Hotel
Pll-St-otaSI In .'Very fps,	
Hiiinpl.* rooms for conim.-
t-t'il travelers.
Hot anil CoM lli-ths.
Mar in ('* oetlnn.
finest KrauilsoMVififs,
Liquors and Olynri
CHAS, PETERSON, Prnp itesii-rsi^eVi .-s-osLnsaaaaHJ***:
When You Run Out of Anything
Just drop into the
Columbia Trading Co/s Store
We can supply you with nearly anything you want at riglit
pi-ices, antl our goods are strictly FIRST-CLASS. Finest
line of Canned Goods in the city. Fresh Fruit and Confectionery always on hand. We have a fine line of Canned
Meats and Fish suitable for picnic parties. Don't forget the
Have You Tried Bon-Ami ?
Next Door to Queens Hotel.
One Blook from Great Northern Depot.
M. G. Davidson, Manager
•About 1500 pounds of Maple Leaf
ore was hauled from Gloucester camp
this week and shipped to Vancouver,
where it will be placed on display in
the company's office. The largest
chunk weighed about 700 pounds.
The wagon road has now been completed to the Maple Leaf mine, in
Gloucester camp. Lumber was hauled
to the property this week, and the
work of erecting the bunk houses and
other buildings has been started.
Both the Little Bertha and Golden
Eagle, up the North Fork, have ore
on the dump, and will make trial
shipments will be made as soon as
steel is laid . to Lynch Creek on the
Kettle Valley line.
Superintendent Ahier, of the Cari-
boo-McKinney mine, has received orders to repair at once the second ten
stamps at that property. The first ten
stamps   are  being  operated steadily
night and day, and several  drills   are
breaking ore in the mine.
The Allis-Chalmbers-Bullock company, of Nelson, has placed with the
British Columbia Copper company of
Greenwood a HlO-horsepower variable
Bullock motor to drive the Mother
Lode crusher.
The Dominion Cupper company has
not had the least trouble in getting
coke, being the most fortunate of the
three Boundary smelters.
An air compressor has arried at the
War Eagle mine from Iiossland, and
is now being operated by the Consolidated Mining & Smelting Coinpany
of Canada, Ltd.
LOST—Fox Terrier pup; answers to
name of Kid. Return to W. M.
Doull and receive reward.
Shotguns, Boats, Canoes, Field
Glasses, Typewriters, Revolvers,
Office Desks, Tents and Fishing
Tackle. All for less than half price.
Write for Bargain Sheet. Sport-
men's Exchange,Nauwigewauk,N.B.
We  Are Prepared
To Do Yoar
Following are the locations, certificates of work, bills of sale, etc.,
recorded in the Government oflice at
Grnnd Forks, B. C, of the Grand
Forks mining division, from Aug.
14 to Aug. 28, inclusive.
99 fraction, Summil eamp, I). M.
Johnson; City of Paris, Franklin
relocation of Superior, Henry Cou-
ture.Pete Santure and T. J. McPhee;
Viola, Carter's camp, relocation of
Viola, Mary Hartinger; Copper
Queen, Carter's camp, relocation of
Evening Star, E. G. Dahl; Canadian
Girl, Franklin camp, relocation of
Majestic, Pete Santure; French Girl,
Franklin camp, relocation of Michigan, Henry Couture; Duplex, Gloucester camp, relocation of Duplex,
H. W. Young; Orient, Gloucester
camp, relocation of Orient, H. W.
Young; Sunrise, Summit camp, relocation of Mono, John A. McMaster; 0. K., Franklin camp, relocation of Hit or Miss, Frank McFarlane.
R. Kipling fraction and Ready
Cash fraction, South Wellington
camp, Cook et al.; Link fraction,
Seattle camp, Ella Clark; Cracker
Jack and Arcade fraction, Franklin
camp, McPhee et al.; Molly Gibson,
Burnt Basin,8inger et al.; Lone Star,
Pathfinder camp, Lindholm et al.;
Princess Louise and Colorado Boy,
Summitcamp, McMaster etal.;Sunrise, Wellington camp.Nelson et al.;
Carbonate, Wellington camp, Buckley et al.; Fox and Mink, Burnt Basin, Thos. H. Paulson; Monarch
fraction, Phoenix, Granby company;
Northern Boy and Anna, Wellington camp, G. W. Averill; C.P.R.,
Weleher camp, Shaw et al.; Morn-
ingside, McRae creek, James Clap-
perton; E. T. W., South Wellington
camp, Fisher et al.; 21, Summit
camp, John A. McMaster; Black
Bird, Burnt Basin, Paulson et al.;
Jim Fraction, Wellington camp,
Cook et al.
Tiger, Gloucester camp, C. A. S.
Atwood \, F. W. Reid \, H. B.
Cannon $.
The  following table gives the ore
for 1905, 1906  and for the past* week;
shipments of   Boundary mines
Granby Mines, Phoenix	
Snowshoe,   Phoenix	
Mother Lode, Deadwood	
B. C. Mine, Snmmit	
Emma, Summit	
Oro Denoro, Summit Camp	
Ronnie Belle, Deadwood	
Brooklyn-Stemwinder, Phoenix.
Idaho, Phoenix	
Rawhide, Phoenix	
Sunset, Deadwood	
Mountain Rose, Summit	
Senator, Summit Camp	
Morrison, Deadwood	
Sulphur King,Summit	
Winnipeg, Wellington	
Big Copper, West Copper	
Carmi, West Fork	
Sally, West Fork	
liiin'ililer, 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	
1907   Past
... ,,
Total, tons  1,158,991
Smelter Treatment—
Granby Smelter  828,879
B. C. Copper Co.'s Smelter  121,031
Dominion Copper Co.'s Smelter  218,811
767,082     22,931
Mining Stock Quotations
New YoRK,August28.—The following are today's opening quotations for
the stock mentioned:
Asked.     Bid
Granby...; 120.00    105.00
Dominion Copper     4.37J     4.25
B. C. Copper     7.00       6.75
Total treated..
748,246      18,861
Authorizod-—shades--, Paid    Total to   Latest      Per
Nam or Company.              Capital.    Issued. Par. 1906.       Date.      Date.   Share
Granby Consolidated-Copper...$16,000,000     135,000 $100 $1,620,000 $',663,«30 June 1907 $8X0
Cariboo McKlnney-Gold     1,250,000   1,250,000     $1           646,837 Feb. 1904      .04
Provldenoe-Sllver       200,000      11,000     $5 	
16,000       83,221 Sept. 1906     .60
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line of Stationery.
Billheads and 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,
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Good Printing—the kind we do—is in itself
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you that our stock and workmanship are of the
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Metal Quotations
New York, Aug. 28.—Silver, 68;
lead, $5.25; electrolytic copper, 17j@
18\; casting copper, 17J.
London, Aug. 28.—Lead, .£19;
silver, 31 15-16.
TAKE NOTICE that M. H. Burns, occupation
Carpenter, intend to apply for a speelal
timher license over the following described
Commencing at a post planted about eight
chains from south line of L. 8636, thenee west
80 chains, thence south 80 chains, thence east
80 chains, thenee north 80 chains to point of
commencement, and containing 6411 acres,
moreor less.
Dated this 9th day of August, 1907.
TAKE NOTICE that M. H. Burns, occupation
Carpenter, intend to apply for a special
timher license over the following described
lands: On Bear Creek, west of C.P.R. Line.
Commencing at a post planted about 20
chains Booth of No. 1; thenoe south 80 chains,
thenoe east 80 chains, theuce north 80 chains,
thence west 80 chains to point of commencement, and containing640 acres, more
or less.
Dated this 9th day of August, 1907.
We Evening  Sun
Job Department
TAKE NOTICE that I. Fred Alfred gammons,
of Midway, in tlm District of Yale, British
Columbia, Lumberman, after sixty dayi from
the date of tbe first publication of this notioe. Intend, pursuant to the "Kivers and
Stream Aet" and Amending Acts, to submif
a proposal to the Chief Commissioner of
Lauds and Works to clear and remove obstructions from the Kettle Klver, and its
branches from where such river crosses the
International Boundary Line, near Midway,
in the District of Yale, to its and their source
I nil In the Greenwood Mining Division of said
)tstrict); and the Kettle River from where
itorosttei the International Bouneary Line
from the State of Washington Into British
Columbia (near Carson, in the District of
Yale), to Cascade, In Bald District (all in the
; Orand Korku Mining Division of said Dis-
[ triot); by clearlngand removing obstructions
and malting the same fit for rafting aud
j driving thereon logs, timber, and lumber,
1 and construct dams, booms, slides, and
| routes, and make suoh other Improvements
as may be neeessary for said purposes. The
lands affected are government lands, and
Lots 2708, 2704,2708, 86*7 and 8038, and Townships 86, 67,68,69,71. 72,78, 81 and 82, all in the
Similkameen Division of Yale District.
Dated at Midway, B.C., this thirteenth day
of J uly, A. D.1907.
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