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Legislative Lib-iit*-
Sun.
Sixth Year
Grand Forks, B. C, Friday. June 7, 1907.
$1.00 Per Year in Advance.
Railroad Mileage Increasing
and Gross Earnings Now
at Top Mark
Great Expansion in Postoffice
Evidence of Continuous
Growth
That Canada is growing in commercial directions can be conclusively
shown in figures.. Two of the great
departments of the government—viz:
the postoffice and the railway department, reflect the condition of things
very accurately. The necessity of es-
tabliahing new postoffices, the fact
that correspondence is on the increase,
the additional evidence that the revenues of the postoffice are ever on the
increase, all lead to the same conclusion.
The demand for new railway lines,
the fact that traffic more than keeps
pace with the additional accommodation provided, and that year by year
more passengers travel and more
freight is handled, supply the justification for saying that Canada's commercial growth is astounding.
While there is proportionate increase in all departments, the two selected are more nearly in touch witb
the life of the people than any other,
and are therefore selected as examples
of the expaning character of Canadian
economic affairs.
Post offices, number—
1903  10,150
1904  10,460
1905  10879
1906  11,141
Money orders issued—
1903 826,868,202
1904  29,1152,811
19u6 :  32,3-19,475
1906  37,355,674
Post cards sent—
1903  26,646,000
1904  27,178,000
1905  29,941,000
1906  33,674,000
Letters sent;—
1903   235,791,000
1904  259,190,000
1905  285,541,000
1906  323,644,000
Revenue, total—
1903 15,683,152
1904  6,306,420
1905  6,786,089
1906  7,708,142
Expenditurd, total—
1903 ''•5,390,508
1904  6,001,636
1905  6,295,246
1906  6,696,377
Tliexo figures show the steady
growth of this piirt of the public service since 1903. Since that date post
offices have increased 991. Money
orders have increased 1487,471, Post
curds increased 7,028,000. Letters
have increased 87,853,000. Revenue
has increased t2,024,980. This increase has lieen consistent and con
tinuous until the very satisfactory
figures quoted above have been
reached.
Steam railroads, miles in operation—
1903   19,988
■ 1904  19,431
1905  20,437
1905  21,363
Passengers carried—
1903 22,148,742
1904 23,640,765
1905 25,288,723
1906 27,989,732
Freight carried, tons—
1903 47,373,417
1904 48,067,519
1905 50,893;957
1906 57,966,713
Gorsa earnings—
1903 $ 96,064,527
1904  100,219,436
1905  106,467,199
1906.  125,322 865
Since 1903 there has been added
2356 miles to the operating mileage of
Canadian roads and the gross receipts
in the same period have grown from
896,064,527 to 8126,322,865, an increase of $29,258,338.
During 1906 the railroads carried
10,593,296 tons more of freight than
they did in 1903, and the capacity of
the roads today is far less than the
freight demands.
Nothing could indicate the ever increasing prosperity of the country
better than the carrying capacity of
the great transcontinental lines being
taxed beyond their powers. Even at
this very hour there is a demand for
better methods of moving the commerce of the country from the interior
to the seaboard, all of which goes to
prove that Canada has not yet reached
the summit of the great wave of pros
perity which arrived coincident with
the assumption of office by the Liberal
government.
The returns for April show that
Canada's total trade for the month
has increased tl,123,771 over the
same month of Ust year. The figures
are 137,779,170. The imports over
the same month last year increased
by 14,628,226, showing the greater
purchasing power of the Dominion.
The duty collected during the month
of April was $4,330,018, an increasi*
for the month over the same period
last year of 8479,153.
Great progress is being made with
the construction of the great transcontinental line, the Grand Trunk Pacific, Roundhouse and shops are now
under way at Portage la Prairie.
About three hundred men are employed in excavating, grading and
hauling material for the work. An
emergency repair shop of large ilimen
sions, bui)t of brick and stone, will be
completed this summer,
Grading has been done westerly
from Portage la Prairie for a distance
of eighteen miles. Track has already
been laid through the city. Three
Grand Trunk Pacific engines are engaged in the autive business of hauling material for the work at the front.
The contractors expect to commence
work shortly on the section between
Portage and Winnipeg. It is confidently expected that before the snow
falls again grading will bo completed
between these two points.
It may not be gent-rally known
that there is in force a most elaborute
system of investigating the public ac
counts of the Dominion. This is done
through the medium of what is known
as the public accounts committee.
Upon this committee are both Lil.er
nls and Conservatives, and witnosses
desired by both parties may be su
moned at the expense of the crown to
give evidence.
Any public documents from any
of the departments required f ir the
purposes of the committee may be sent
for, and they are promptly produced.
Copies of the files of any public matter
will likewise be prepared upon application for the use of the committee,
and any member of the committee has
free access to them.
Although the matters inquired into
have passed the scrutiny of the auditor-general, this committee conducts a
searching investigation into the expenditure, and all possible light is
(Continued on Page Four.)
College Street Closing Bylaw
Reconsidered and Finally-
Passed
Hours for Lawn Sprinkling.
No Waste of Water Will
Be Allowed
The regular bi-weekly meeting of
the city council was held in the council chamber Monday evening, Mayor
Hammar, Aid. Hardy, Horner, McCallum and Woodland being present.
The chairman of the board of
works reported that the city's luni
ber supply had not yet arrived, and
recommended that enough be purchased to complete the approach to
tbe Fourth street bridge. Approved.
He also recomended that the city
team should be kept at work nine
hours per day. On motion, tbe
hours were fixed from 7 to 12 a.m.
and from 1 to 5 p.m.
The finance committee was given
power to take the necessary steps
to compel the owners to remove the
barn used by W. H. Fisher from
alleyway.
The College street closing bylaw
waB reconsidered and finally passed.
On motion of Aid. Woodland and
McCallum, the clerk wns instructed
to have the bylaw regularly advertised and tiled in the land registrar's office al Kamloops.
The finance committee recommended having land surveyed for
tbe city water tank, as the present
tank is not located on city property.
Tbe committee was authorized to
proceed witb tbe work.
Mr. Michener was given the use
of the city lots at the pumping station for two years, providing the city
does not need tbem in the meantime, in lieu of clearing them.
The water and light committee
was authorized to submit a price of
87000 to the Granby company for
the city's plant ut the power house,
W. K. C. Manly and Geo. Chappie, representing tbe I.O.O.P, and
K. of P. lodges, were present, and
addressed tiie council. Mr. Manly
stated that ihe societies would like to
get a deed or ninety-nine years' lease
of College street, whicb the council
had just elused- for cemetery purposes. The city solicitor ex
plained that* the council did not
have the power lu give a deed to tlio
property, but lhat in lieu of a small
consideration some arrangement
equally us satisfactory might be
made. Tne iiiulter was referred to
the cemetery committee.
Aid. Hardy precipitated a long
discussion by saying thut if it was
found necessary to employ two policemen, one should be tire chief and
tbe other chief of police, thus dividing the honors as well as the emoluments of the positions, besides equalizing thc work to agreater extent than
under the present system. No de
cided opinions were expressed by
the council ou this subject one wuy
or tbe other, but it was pointed out
by the mayor that some difficulties
might arise in adopting tbe proposed
change, especially as the present
chief  of   police bad thoroughly fa
miliarized himself with a certain
class of work of his department. As
there were only three aldermen present when this subject was broached,
they did not feel like taking the responsibility of making a recommendation to the police commissioners,
and the matter was laid over until a
more representative meeting iB held.
On motion of Aid. McCallum and
Horner, the lawn sprinkling hours
were fixed from 6 a.m. till 8 p.m.
After some discussion, the council
decided to give free water for this
purpose; but all cases of undue
waste will be prosecuted.
Tbe council then adjourned.
TOPICS OF THE TOWN
Rev. Henry Steele, vicar ol Holy
Trinity church, left last Monday for
Vancouver to attend the annual
meeting of the International Cleri
cus, composed of delegates from all
the northwestern stntes, provinces
and territories, which is in session in
that city this week. Next week Mr.
Steele will go to Vernon to attend
the Synod of the church. There
will be no services in Holy Trinity
church on the 9th, but the Sunday
school will be held as usual. Mr.
Steele expects to return in time to
resume his services on the 16th
inst.
The farewell social tendered Rev.
and Mrs. E. Manuel last Monday
evening in the Methodist church was
very largely attended, the church
being crowded with members of the
congregation and friends from other
denumin'linns Speech's eulogistic
of Mr. Manuel's work during his
two years' residence here were made
by Messrs. G. M. Fripp, W. H. Covert, A. L. Clements, R. Follick and
Wm. Farmer. Mr. Manuel made a
fitting response. Mrs. Manuel was
presented with a handsome mantel
clock and Mr. Manuel witb a purse
of gold, the presents showing the
high esteem in which Mr.Maiiuel and
hi» family are held in this city. After
the presentation an excellent musical program was rendered, the feat
ure? being the songs by Misses
Wells and Carter and the two tenor
solos by Mr. C. Chapman. Refresh
meiits were served at the conclusion
of the program, after whicb every
body went home, having spent a
very pleasant evening, as well as
showed their approval of tbe splendid work done by Mr. Manuel while
a resident of the city,
Mr. and Mrs. Manuel and family-
left for their new home in Chilliwack
Wednesday noon, The best wishes
of the people of Grand Forks for
their future welfare went with them,
Sparks from a locomotive last
Thursday Bet fire to tbe Baker creek
trestle, near Cascade, on the C.P.R.,
und the structure wus completely
lestroyed, with a resultant Iosb of
between 820,000 and *"*25,000. The
trestle wus one of the longest and
highest in this part of the province,
and its destruction seriously inconvenienced freight and passenger
traffic for a few days. The trestle
throughout its length of slightly
over 300 feet was nothing but a
mass of tangled wreckage five hours
after the fire started. The tracks
were carried 60 feet above the valley
of Baker creek It will be a month
or more before the structure can be
rebuilt.
Advertise in  The   Sun—the paper
that most people rends.
Differences Between Granby
Company and Employees
Adjusted
Entire Battery of Eight Furnaces to Run as Soon
as Possible
There are now six furnaces in
operation at the Granby smelter,
and the two idle ones will be blown
in as soon as the coke and ore supply will warrant this step being
taken. Everything points to an
uninterrupted and successful run
during the balance of tbe season.
The local labor trouble has been
adjusted satisfactorily to all parties
concerned. Mr. A. B. W. Hodges,
general superintendent of the Granby Consolidated, returned last Sunday evening from Spokane, where
he had had a conference with Manager Jay P. Graves. Later a conference was held between Mr. Hodges
and representatives of Grand Forks
Labor union, and a satisfactory arrangement was arrived at in reference to the labor difficulties. The
differences only amounted to a few
dollars per day.and they were quickly adjusted.
A large proportion of the former
employees of the smelter are returning here. It is estimated that tbe
force will comprise between 320 and
350 men when the full battery of
eight furnaces is operated. Construction work, in connection with
tbe steel tank and mammoth steel
flue chamber, will necessitate more
men, but work of this kind will not
be started until the smelter is running at full capacity.
- It is reported that 360 names are
now on the payroll at the Granby
mines in Phoenix, and that there
are places for 500.
A G. Creelman, of the firm of
Wall & Creelman, contractors, returned to the city Wednesday noon
from Winnipeg, where the firm has
a number of important contracts.
The funeral of the late Miss Emma
Donan, who met her death as the
result of an accident last week, was
held frcn tbe family residence at
2 o'clock last Saturday afternoon.
Tbe attendance of friends of the
family was very large.
W. A. Harkin, the pioneer newspaper man of thiB city, wbo has
been connected with the Rossland
Miner stulf during thc past six
months, has removed to Vancouver,
where he will probably enter into a
partnership with Jack Holland in
the real estate and insurance business.
Colgate Hoyt, of New York, president of the B. C. Copper company,
arrived in the city Monday evening
in his private car. After inspecting
the Granby smelter, he left for
Greenwood the following day. This
was Mr. Hoyt's first visit to the
Boundary country. He is i well
known New York financier.
Mrs. A. M. Dunham bas been confined to her home by illness during
tbe present week.
-. Uty? Elmting &mt
Published at Grand Forks, British Columbia
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FRIDAY, JUNE 7,  1907
An Ottawa dispatch states that the
Intercolonial railway, under the new
business methods inaugurated by
Emmerson and his deputy, Butler,
had earned 8218,000 for the nine
months to the beginning April. This
sum will be increassd to 8400,000 by
July 1. The showing is one which
affords great encouragement to the
management of the road, and seems to
point the way to times when, from
chronic accumulation of deficits, the
government's railway system may be
converted into an earner of profits.
TOPICS OF THE TOWN
A general meeting of the Grand
Forks 20,000 club will beheld in the
city offices next Wednesday evening,
June 12th. All members and others
interested in the welfare of the city
are requested to attend.
The Great Northern changes its
time table next Sunday. Under the
new schedule the buffet car will be
run through from Spokane to Oroville, which will prove a great con
venience to travelers from this, part
of the country.
Eleven ore cars were wrecked on
the "high line" of the Great Northern's
Phoenix branch at Glenside last Wednesday. Yesterday a wrecking crew
and outfit were sent up to clear away
the debris. A temporary track has
been constructed around the wreckage.
claim of the same inline to xonit* extent some six or seven years ago. A
year ago the amalgamation of the several properties was carried into effect
and Mr, Buck has been arranging for
development work on nn extensive
scale. This matter, he now states,
is definitely settled, and within
GO days the work will be started. The
coinpany has a capital of one million
85 shares, most of which are held in
the Eastern Townships of Quebec, and
some are held by residents of the
Boundary. The War Eagle is one of
the oldest locations in I'lioenix camp,
and the old company equipped the
property with a good air compressor
and other machinery. It immediately
adjoins the Granby's Grey Eaglo and
Tamarack properties, being surrounded on three sides by claims of the
Granby.
CHURCH SERVICES
At the meeting of the directors of
the Granby Consolidated Mining,
Smelting it Power Co., Ltd., held iu
New York on Tuesday last, a regu lar
quarterly dividend of 2 per cent nntl
an extra dividend of 1 per cent was
declared out of the net earnings of the
company, payable June 29.
P. Burns it Co. are installing are re
frigerator plant at Phoenix. Jt is
thought that the apparatus can be
operated in that camp with a minimum ice supply.
PUBLIC SCHOOL REPORT
Following is the report of the Grand
Forks public school for the month of
May:
En- Attenr- Aver- PerCent
rolled, ana:, age. Regul'ty
Division 1„ 2-1 240.0 20.09 83,71
Division 2.. 40 724.0 32.90 82.25
Division 3.. 36 636.0 28.90 80.28
Division 4„ 37 571.0 26 55 71.7G
Divisions.. 41 7410 33.68 82.15
Division 6.. 51 715 5 33.89 66.45
Division 7.. 41 625.0 28.40 69.40
Divisions.. 18   269.6    13.16 73.11
Totals....288 4773.0 217.57 75.55
Ap. 1906...26O 4590.0 208.63 80.24
Difference..  28       183    8.94    4.69
Knox Presbyterian Ciiuhoii—
Sabbath services at 11 a.m. and 7 p
in.; Sabbath school and Bible class at
2:.10 p.m.; Young People's Society uf
Christian Endeavor, Monday, 7:30 p.
m. All are cordially invited; seats free.
Methodist Church,Rev.Sohlichter,
B'A.—Services next Sunday at 11
a. m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday school
and Bible class ut 2:30 p.m. All
are welcome.
Baptist Chuiich, Rev. F. W. Auvache, pastor.—Services on Sunday
at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.; Sunday
school and Bible class at 3 p.ni.
One of the Saddest Stories
First it was a oold, neglected of
course and catarrh developed. Nothing
was done, and consumption followed.
Watch the little cold, keep it from
growing by using Cutarrbozpiie. Nothing simpler than inhaling the germ-
killing Vtt|ior nf this grand remedy.
Colds and catarrh llee as before lire.
Every trace of throat and bronchial
trouble yiolds immediately. Catarrhozone is scientific and absolutely guar
anteed for preventing nntl curing catarrh and kindred ills. Two sizes, 25c
and 81.00, at all dealers.
FORM NO. 13, LAND AGT
The school teachers and their pupils have begun to count the days to
vacation time. This is a sure indication that their "hours of idleness"
are not far off.
It is expected that the contract for
the construction of the Kettle Valley
line depot will be let in a day or two,
on the arrival in the city of the general manager of the road.
Tho B. C. Copper company blew in
two of its furnaces at its smelter at
Greenwood last Monday evening.
The machinery at the Sunset mine
is being placed in position as, fast as
possible. This is one of the mines belonging to the Dominion Copper company, and which was shipping about
800 tons per week previous to the coal
miners' strike.
Two furnaces have been blown in
at the Dominion Copper company's
smelter, and the new third furnace
will be started as soon as men can be
found to operate it.
A baseball game for a purse of 8400
is to be played at Midway next Sunday between tho Oroville and Phoenix
clubs.
It is reported from Phoenix that
work on the group of claims in that
camp owned by the Phoenix Amalgamated Copper Mines, Ltd., will be
taken up within the next few weeks.
E. P. Buck, president of the company, wns a visitor in Phoenix lost
week, coming from the company's
head office at Sherbrooke, Quebec,
via New York. This company owns
a group of eight or ten copper claims
adjoiuing tho Granby Consolidated
company on the south, it being a consolidation of three other companies,
the most important of which was the
War Eagle, which latter  operated  a
Don't Use Greasy Liniments
A century ago they were popular.
Today people want something easy to
apply, certain in results, and above all
a clean liniment. When Nerviline is
applied aches and pains disappear as
the pores absorb its soothing healing
properties. Nerviline penetrates to the
core of the pain, eases instantly, and
leaves no oily bad smelling memory
behind. Good to take in, capital to
rub on, and five times more powerful
in destroying pain than any other
liniment. Don't fail to get a large 25c
bottle.
BlCYCLF.8   AND   REPAIR   WORK—A
complete line of 1907 models. A few
second-hand wheels cheap. Wheels
to rent. Geo. Ciiapple, opposite
Postoffice, First street.
The Lion Bottling Works are selling Gooderham k Wort's Rye Whiskey the best rye whiskey in Canada,
for 83.00 per gallon.
Struck by Lightning
Neatly describes the celerity of Putnam's Corn Extractor. Hunts corns
out in short order. Causes no pain,
leaves no scar, and gives perfect satisfaction. Remember there is only one
"best"—that's Putnam's—fifty years
in use.
Mining Stock Quotations
Bid.
Azkeil
Alberta Coke it Goal
.30*
.32
.01
•01|
B. C. Copper	
7.75
fi.00
Cons. Smelters	
105.00
140.00
Cariboo-McKinney..
.02J
.03
Dominion Copper....
6.25
7.00
Echo	
.04
.05
1.00
1.40
.161
.17-1
Granby	
130.00
145.00
.04 i
.041
Hecla	
3.99
International Coal..
.70
.73
Oom Paul "...
.26
.824
.27
.33
Snowshoe 	
•47A.
.49
Snowstorm	
3.00
3.03
Stewart	
2.35
2.50
.08
.09
Tamarck k Ciiesapk.
1.50
1.55
Similkameen Land District, West Kootenay District.
1 ARE NOTICE, that W. K. Esllng, of  Koss-
Innd, B. C., by occupation a publisher, In-
tends to npply for a special timber license
over the following described latida:
Locution No. 1—Com mencl tiff at a post
planted about three miles south and about
140 clitilns cast of the southwest corner of lot
2706, Osoyoos DIvIvIbIoii uf Ynle District, being also ut the location posts of the Webster
timber locations; thence west 80 chuins,
thence south SOohalns, theticeeust 80 chains,
thence uorth 80 ohains to the point of com-
me ii cement, and containing 640 acres, more
or less.
Dato May Ut, 1907.
Location No. 2—Commencing* at a post
planted about 40 chains south of the southeast corner of Location No. 1; thence north
80chains, thence east 80 chains, thence south
80 chains, thence west 80 chains to the point
of commencement, and con tain ing 641) acres,
more or less.
Date May 1,1907.
Location No. 8—Commencing- at a post
planted about a mile south of the northwest
corner of Location No. 1; thence south 40
chains, tliencecast 80 chains, thence south 40
chains, thenoe west 120 chains, thence north
80 chains, thence east 40 chains to the point
of commencement, and containing 040 acres,
more or less.
Date May 1,1007.
Location   No.  4-Commencing  at   a   post
planted ut or a short distance west of the
southeast corner of Location No. 2; thence
south 80 chains, thenoe east 8 j ohains, thence
north 80 ohains, thence west 80 ohains to the
point of commencement, and containing 640
acres, more or le-»s,
Dute Muy 23,1907.
Location   No. 5—Commencing   at   a   post
planted at the same place as the location post
of Location  No. 4; thence south 80 chains,
thenoe west 80 chains, thence north (SOchains,
thence east 80 chains to the place of commencement, and containing 640 acres, more
or leu,
Dute May 23,1907.
Location   No. 6—Commencing ■ at   a   post
plauted one mile south or southerly    from
the southeast  corner   of   Location   No.  8;
thence north 80 chains, thence west 80 chains,
thenoe Bouth 80 ohains, theiicc east 80 chains
to the point of commencement, and contain1
ing 640 acres, more or less.
Date May 2U, 1907.
Location   No.  1 -Commencing   at   a   post
Slanted at the southwest corner of Location
0.4J thence east 80 chains, thenoe south 80
ohains, thence west 80 chuins, thence uorth
80 chains to place of commencement, and
ooutainiiig 040 ucres, more or less.
Date May 23,1907.
Location No. 8—Commencing at a post
pluuted at the northwest c-nmer of Location
No. 7; thence south 80chains, thence west 80
chuins, thence north 80 chains, thence east
80 chains to the point of commencement, und
containing 640 acres, more or less.
Date May 23,1907.
Location   No. 9—Commencing   at   a   post
Slanted at the northwest corner of Location
o. 8; thence south 80 chains   thence west 80
chains, thence  north 80 chains, thence east
80 chains to the point of commencement, and
contuitiitig 640 acres, more or less.
Date Muy 23,1007.
William Kbmiilr Esling
J. D. Anderson, Agent.
UND ACT
Similkameen   Division   of Yale District,
Yale Land District.
TAKE NOTICE that Joseph Wisemau.of the
City ot (Jrund Forks, in the Province of
Hritish Coliimbiu, farmer, intends to npply
fnr special timber llcousflH over the following
described lands, nil situate hi the Similka-
ineuii Division of Yalo District, 1'iovhice of
Hritish Columbia, iininely;
No. 1. Commencing ut a post marked 'Moe
Wiseman's southwest corner," pluntcd on the
east hank of tiie Wist f-'ork of the North
I'ork of Kettle ttlver.ubout forty-one "lies
north IViMii the jinn 'ion of the Eust ami
Went Forks of the North Fork of Kettle
Klver; thence north along the nit id bank 8u
chain**, thence eust Wlnhaliis, theitCe south 80
chili ns, thence west 80 chuins to point of commencement, containing (Mil acres.
Locuted the 11th day of May. 1007.
Job Wif.tt.MAN7 Locator
No.2. Commencing at n pose murked "Joe
Wiser-nun 'a southwest corner," planted ou the
bunk of the snid Went I'ork, about half a
mile north from the northeust corner of the
a'ore-described Locution No. 1; thence 100
chains cast, thence 40chuins south, thence 160
chains west, thence 40 chains north to the
point of commencemeiit.coutaiiiiiig 640 ut-rcs.
Located the 11th day of Muy, Hit-7.
Job Wiseman, Looator.
No. 8*   Commencing   ut   a  post    murked
Joe Wiseman's southeuNt corner," planted
ou the bank of the said West. Fork, about
three miles north from the afore-described
Locution No. 2; thence north along the sale)
West Fork 40 chuins, thence liiu chuins eust,
thence 40 chains south, thence 160 chains west
to the point of commencement, containing
040 ucres.
Located the 14th day of Muy, 1907.
Job Wiseman, Locator.
No. 4.  Commencing at   a   post    marked
Joe Wiseman's southeast corner," planted
ou the west hank of the said West Fork,
nboiit three miles north from the afore-
described Location No. 8; thenoe 160 chains
north, thence 40chains west,thence lAOohnins
south, thence 40 chains east to point of commencement, containing 640 ncres.
Located the 18th duy of May, 1907.
Job Wiseman, Looator.
Dated this 1st dny of June, 1907.
JOSEPH WISEMAN, Applicant.
We Want
LANDS
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 en
A. Erskine Smith 8 Go.
P. BURNS & CO., LTD.
DEALERS IN ALL KINDS OF FRESH AND CURED
oMEATS
Fish and Game in Season
GRAND FORKS
BULLET I IM
Great Northern Railway
ROUND-TRIP
Exposition Rates East
Winnipeg * $53.70
Chicago  65.20
•ft. Louis:    61.20
St. Paul  53.70
Duluth 53.70
Dates of Sale:
June 6, 7, 8 and July 3,4,5   t
90-day Limit.
Round-Trip Rate to Jamestown Exposition $92.15
(iO-ilay Limit.
H. SHEEDY, Agent,
QRAND FORKS. B.C.
Alailn-Yuton Bipoiitlon, Seattle, June-October, 1909
^nsni
NOTICE
NOTICK In hereby given that the "Oruiid
Forks Li(|iior Oompany, Limited," carry-
lug on bushiest tit the Uty of Grand Korku,
in the Province of British Columbia, Intenda
to npply to the Lieutenant-Governor in
council, uiMiii the expiration of three months
from the dute of thli notice, for permission
to ahaiitre iti name to that of tbe "Padtie
Liquor I'mtiputiy, Limited."
Dated at Grand Korks, H.C, thli 19th day of
March, A. D. 1907*
W.H. COCHRANE,
Solicitor for Company.
NOTICE
fkiOTin. (■ hereby (riven that sixty dayi
N nfter date hereof I intend to apply to the
Honourable Chief Commissioner of Lauds
and Works for the right to purchase the following described latida on the North Pork
of Kettle Klver, tbat Is to lay: Commencing
at a post planted at southeast corner of R.
I), Jonei' land pre-emption; thence 80 chains
north; thence 40chains west; thence 80 chains
south; thence 40 chuins east to place of beginning, containing 320 acres, more or less.
Dinted nt Uruud Forks this 5th day of April,
A. D.1907.
M.D. WHITE.
ABARGAIN—House and lot in
North addition. Enquire at" Sun
office.
NOTICE
NOTICE Is hereby given thut sixty dayi after
date hereof I Intend to apply to the Honourable Chief Commissioner of Lands and
Works for the right to purchase the following described luudi on the North Fork of
Kettle River, that Ii to lay: Commencing nt
a post planted at the North Kait corner of R.
D. Jones' old land pre-emption; thenoe 40
chains north: thence west 80 chains; thence
south 40 chalm: thence east 80 chain! to
point oi commencement, containing 820
acres, more or less.
Dated at Grand Forks this 12th day of
April, 1907.
 H. P. WHITE.
NOTICE
NOTICE || hereby given that the first sitting
11 of the Court of Revision of the Assessment Rolls uf the Corporation of the City of
Urand Forks and of the Gratid Porks Munlcl-
Bal School District will beheld In the City
all,. Grand  Forki, B. (7, on Monday, the
17th day of June, at Z o'clook p.m.
ion desiring to make complaint! against hie
assessment must give notice in writlngto the
Assessor, stating the grounds of complaint,
at least ten days before said date.
Grand Forks, B. C,      J. A. McCALLUM,
May 14th, 1907. -    City Clerk.
The Lion Bottling Works have cut
their price on all case and draught
wines and liquors. TOPICS OF THE TOWN
Aid. Mcintosh bas been confined
to bis borne by illness during the
present week.
John Peterson, of Hedley, formerly proprietor of the Columbia
hotel, visited friend in the city last
Tuesday. Mr. Peterson reports that
tracklaying on the V., V. & E. has
been somewhat delayed on account
of the washing out of the bridge
over tbe Similkameen river.
Rev. Mr. Schlichter, B.A., the
new pastor of the Methodist church,
is expected to arrive in the city today, and will conduct services in
the church next Sunday.
There will be a special meeting and
an ice cream -iocial held in the Salvation Army Hall on Thursday night,
June 13th. The officers from Ross-
iand, Ensign and Lieut. Harwood,are
expected to be present. All are welcome.
The driver of a farm wagon, in
backing his team up to a Bridge
street store last Saturday morning,
ran some long boards loaded on the
vehicle through a big plate glass,
inflicting a gaping wound in the
window; in fact, when the wagon
was finally extricated the only thing
that remained of the wiudow was
the wound. No blame is attached
to the driver, because in this progressive age people are not supposed
to know the exact location of stores
that do not advertise
A. M. Dunham, late of the Club,
will leave with his family in a few
days for Spokane, where will engage
in business. Mr. Dunham has a
host of friends in the Boundary who
will regret to learn of his departuie
from the city.
Geo. Taylor
General Contractor,
Excavator, Etc.
All OrderB Given Prompt and Careful
Attention.
GEO. TAYLOR,
Graud Forks, B. C.
Martin Dufour, for many years
connected with tbe Club, be go to
coast tbis week on one vacation. By
an' by be come back to Spokane.
Then he may blow here some more.
Leaving patois aside, Martin will be
missed liy his friends.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Hodson son
Reggie left on Mouday last for Vancouver, where they will Bpend a two
months' vacation with friends.
Both the steel work and the Boundary Iron Works are now being
operated to their full capacity. The
former is being kept busy on a number of large contracts for the Boundary Falls smelter.
The old timers will hold a picnic
at Newby lake on Dominion Day.
The attractions will consist o' dancing, singing, cake walking, boating
and bathing.
R. G, MCCUTCHEON
CABINET MAKER
Turning, Scroll Work, Saw
Filing, Gun Repairing, Manufacturer of Screen Doors and
Windows.
First Street
Grand Forks,B.C.
Billheads and Statements,
Letterheads and Envelopes,
Posters, Dates and Dodgers,
Business and Visiting Cnvils,
Lodge Constitution-i and
Shipping Tims. Circulars mid Placards,
Bills of Fare and Menu Curds,
Announcements nnd Counter I'mls,
Wedding Stationery,
And everything turned oui
Up-to-date I'riiiteiy.
ly laws.
t
Good Printing—the kind we i
i advertisement, and a trial order
—is iu itself
will convince
you that our stock and workmanship are of the
best. Let us estimate on your order. We guarantee satisfaction.
We Evening   Sun
Job Department
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 tbe chief office in this
city, for the month of May:
Grand Forks $2,559.05
Phoenix   1,K65.30
Cascade      100.15
Carson         72.00
Keremeos        4S.55
Total 84,645.05
Seleet Your Medfclne With Care
In debility and weakness medicine
should be mild and far reaching.
Manny pills and purgatives are too
harsh, are d ma tic instead of curative.
Excessive action is always followed
by depression, and knowinj- this, Dr.
Hamilton devised hia pills of Mandrake and Butternut so as to mildly
increase liver and kidney activity,
flush out the elementary canal, tone
and regulate the bowels. Thus do Dr.
Hamilton's Pills eliminate poisons
from the body, restore clearness to the
skin, bring strength and that sweet
restorer of health—slsep. Beat medicine on earth, 25c per box at all
dealers.
TIMBER NOTICE.
NOTICE is hereby prlven that 8" davs after
date I Intend to apply to the Honourable
the i hii'f ('ommissioiierot Lands and Works
for a special license to cut and carry away
timber from the following: described lands
in the Similkameen Land District of British
Columbia: Commencing at a post planted
on tbe west bank of the West Fork of the
North Forth of Kettle river, about forty
miles from the fork, of said river, marked
"C. L. McAllister's south-east corner post;"
thence north 40 chains, thenoe 160 chnind
west, thence south 4(1 chuins. the-ice east 160
chains to point of commencement, and coi ■
tnii.ii.tr 640 acres, more or less.
Dated this 3rd day of June, A.D. 1007.
Cham.es Levbkty McAllister.
TIMBER NOTICE.
NOTICE Is hereby given that SO days after
date I Intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works
for a special license to cut aud carry away
timber from the following described lauds in
the Similkameen Land District of Hritish
Columbia: Commencing at a post planted on
the west bank of the west fork of the north
fork of the Kettle river, about forty and
one-half miles from the forks of said rivers,
marked "J. H. Hodson's south-past corner
post;" thenoe north 40 chains, thence west
160 chains, thence south 40 chains, thence east
160ohains to point of commencement, containing 640 acres more or less.
Dated this 3rd of June, A. D. 1907.
"James Hioh-iohb Hodson, Locator.
C. L. MoAllibtbh, Agent.
TIMBER NOTICE.
NOTICE is hereby -given that 80 days after
date I intend to apply to the Honorable the
Chief Commissioner ut Lands and Works for
a special license to cut and carry away timber from tbe follow in-**: described lands in
tbe Similkameen Unci Dbtrict of British
Columbia: Commencing at a post .-planted
on the west hunk of the wett fork of tbe
north fork of Kettle river, about forty and
three-fourths miles from the forks of -mid
river, marked "J. A. .tlcCallum's south-eatit
corner post;" thence 40 ohains north, thenee
west 160 ohains, tbence south 40 chains,
thence east 160 chains to Point of commencement, rontaiiiing 640 acres, more or lem.
Dated this Srd day of June, A.D. 1907.
John Aylmeh McCallum, Locutor.
C. L. AicAllihtbh, agent.
TIMBER NOTICE.
NOTICE Is hereby given that 80 days after
date I intend to apply to tha Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lauds and Work*'
for a tueciai license to cut aud carry awu.v
timber from the follow lug described kinds in
the* Similkameen Laud District of British
Columbia: Commencing at u post planted on
the east bank of tha west fork of the north
fork of KPttle river, about forty-thr-ne mile*,
from the forks of tald rivers, marked "Harry
Hall's iiurtli-wt'nt corner poet;" thence it;..
chains east, thence 40 chuias south, thence 160
chains west, thence40 chains north to point
of commencement, containing 640 acre*,more
or less. -
Dated thin 3rd day of June. A. D. 1901.
Hakky Hall, Locator,
C. L. McAllister, Ageut
TIMBER NOTICE.
NOTICE Is hereby given that SO days after
date I Intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lund*, and Works
for a special liceitio to cut and carry away
timber from the following di--.i-ri.j--d lands iu
tbe Stmllknmoe Land Di-.tn.-t of British
Coliimbiu: Coti'inenciugata post planted on
the west haul; of the went fork of tiie north
fork of Kit]-' river, about forty-five mila-
from the fork-- of -uld rivers, marked "U. ('
Mclii-pgoi-'s loilth cast corner pout]" thence
running 160 chain-* north, following the un*
glfl of river: tbeuoe40chains went, thenee ill
chains south- rouiiue40onaliii eust tt} [mint
of commencement, aiid containing tlio uci-sh,
more or less.
Dated this :>rd of I line. A. I), l.n?
GBORQB CllAlil-i - MoGRKQOR, Locator.
C. 1.. McALDtSTHB, Agent.
TIMBER NOTICE.
NOTICE 1- lieirb)  given thut BOdnysaftei
dute  [    nt."*.i ii tiri'iv to the  iloiioiu'able
the Cliiel i uiuuilsiloner pf Lands and Works
for a ipeolal UveilSB tociit and carry uwnv
timbe.'from tli.) following dcHerih.-d laml-.Hi
theHluillkumeeu Land District or BrilUli
Colombia i  Common duff at u po-t  planted
ou   the   eust   I* mit   <jf   the went   fork   of Ihe
north fork pf the Kettle rivet-* about forty-
four miles from ihe forks of -iti-. river*.,
murked "Arlhur lliiiideTHO.i's IOUtll*west
CornerpOltt"thenoe north ,60 chuins, following the angle of river; thOnefl enxt   4U elmim-,
tbence -south 180 chuins, thence west 40ohains
to point of cituiinuiicument, containing 040
acres, more or lens.
tinted thi> :ird day of June, A. D. 11(07.
AltTHUlt HBHDBBSOfl, Locator
C. L. UoALblBTBR- Agent.
TIMBER NOTK K.
NOTICK is hereby given thut B0 dayi after
date I intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief * 'mtnnUsi* i- of Lands nil I tvprkl
tor ii special license to cut und cm ry uwny
timlier Irouithe following described lands,
hi tn nre in the District of  Vnlt :
Coiiiiuc.iciug ul u post planted abull-i a
quarter of mile -.outii of Cotyell sand Pit
uud the Columbia £ We-iterii Railway (tack
ami about two and a half miles na»t of Chri*-*
tina Luke ou bunk of small creek, uud
marked "W. 17 McNeill's north-emit corner
post"; thi-ueeuouth W) chuins; thence west "0
o alt)**; thence nnrtti 8(J elinins. thenee east
BO cuulus to point of commencement.
Dated ltd, June, 1907.
W.V   MoNBILL, Locutor.
W. P, DOGKBRIL?'- Agent.
Wise People
Buy their
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 "'ith a satisfied
smile.    Try us and be convinced.
J. H. HODSON C& CO.
Phone No. 30s
5 Opposite CP.R. Station
If un industrial establishment is not
kept up to date it rapidly degenerates
into a "junk shop." To guard against
this, The Sun job office is constantly
being augmented with the latest fashions in type and other material.
PROVINCE
HOTEL
E.MIL LARSEN, PROPRIETOR
Hot and Cold Baths. Nicely Furnished
Stove-Heated Room**. But!rely refurnished aud renovated throughout.
First-class board by day, week or
mouth. SpeciH 1 rates to steady hoarders. American and European plans.
Finest Dar in City in Connection,
BRIDGE STREET     GRAND FORKS, B, C.
COLUMBIAN    COLLEGE
NEW WESTMINSTER. B. C.
Receive both Ladles and Gentlemen at resident or day students; has a complete Commercial or Business Course; prepares stu-
dentsto train Teachers' Certificates of all
Krades; -fives the four years' course for the
Ft. A. decree, and tlm first year of the Sohoo
of Science course. In ft IB Hat Ion with the Toronto University; has a special prospectors-!
course for miners vvno work in B.C. Instruction Is also (,'iven in Art, Music, Physical Culture and Elocution. Terin opens Sept.l th
1906.   For Calendars, etc , address
-COLUMBIAN  COLLEGE.
Hotel V
alhalla
RIVERSIDE AVENUE, GRAND FORKS
Newly Refurnished Throughout.
First-Class Accommodations for
Transients. Smeltermen's Trade
Solicited. Terms lleasonable.
Table Supplied with the Best the
Market Afiords.
Hot and Gold Bathi
The Finest Brands of Wines,
Liquors and Cigars are Always in Stuck at the Bar.
S. NELSON PROPRIETOR
HEADf-UARTERS FOR
SMOKERS'
SUPPLIES
RAINEY'SCIGARSTORE
THE
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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
**5*=
Palace Barber Shop
Kazor Honing a Specialty.
P. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Victoria Hctel,
Bridge Street, Graud Forks, B- C,
60   YEARS'
EXPERIENCE
Trade Marks
Designs
Copyrights Ac.
Anyono nori-iiiic a ink.*. *-.i und description may
quickly anr-nrtt-ilti our opinion free wiiotlior nu
Inviinttiii) in ppibulily ii:itt'iihiMo. rmiiuiiinlr-ri-
tlnnimtrlotlyc«>iiilil-!ii...il. HANDBOOK on Patents
•ont True. nitloHt Niifii--v forwcunpgpatenis.
Patenis taken ilir-.i'.-li Munn A Co. receive
sptrial notice, without. olnirL'0, In the
Scientific American.
A hnndrinm-'ly llliiRtratnd wnekly. Lnrsost rlr-
fiiliitinn of nn'.- . iei,t.:ii- journal. -Venus, Is a
-fiiur: four iiioiitlia, fl. Hold byall now ml (ml on*.
7." SCo.36'-*"0*-'"'- New York
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BICYCLES
Bicycle Sundries
and Repairing
GEO. CHAPPLE
FIRST STREET     OPPOSITE POSTOFFICE
Foo Lee
Laundry
KINK   LAUNDERING.
COLLARB,   CUFFS    AND
SHIRTS WASHED CLEAN AND
NICK   AND   IRONED  HY
MACHINERY,    NEW
MEN K.M PLOYED.
NEXT CHINESE STORE
RIVERSIDE AVENUE.
Pacific Hotel
OFF. C.F.R. STATION
Ptrst-Otftli In every respect.
SAnipIo  mums far runtiiiiw-■
.•lu! travelers*.
Rotund Colt] lliitlis.
Uur in Uoliii(*etioii.
i'i,i. -I Rrnildiof Wines,
l.]<|liors mid ilijui s
CHAS. PETERSON, Prop CANADA GROWING
(Concluded Irom Page One)
thrown upon the subject, and the documents are prosent. If any scandal
exists this is the place to unearth it.
The auditor-general is present, and
generally the minister of finance, and
the deputy minister of finance makes
it a rule to attend all meetings.
Under the circumstances one may
imagine how carefully the public accounts are kept, and how free from
scandal and wrong-doing when such
publicity is possible before the public
accounts committee, where the witnesses are under oath.
Considering the immensity of the
country's business, nearly one hundred
millions coming in, and the same
amount going out in comparatively
small sums every year, it is a surprise
that more flagrant instances of theft
or graft are not discovered. Should a
witness refuse to answer a question, he
may, on vote of the committee, be reported to the house. It is a singular
fuct that the house on the rare occasions when a witness has refused to
answer, has supported the witness,
upon the ground that no public service
would be served by his doing so.
Compared to the many affairs considered by the committee, very few
have been considered of sufficient importance to carry them to the house.
Only one matter of any note, and that
affecting the North Atlantic Trading
company, has been brought before the
house. In this particular case, the contract complained of had been cancelled by the government, and in the
hope of making political oapital, the
affair was ventilate! and talked about
until people were tired of it.
In the meantime there we.e'millions
being spent in great public undertakings, which appeared to have escaped
the notice of the Conservatives, at all
events they must have decide! that
they were being properly and wisely
spent, for no inquiry with respect to
them was made. As a rule very
trivial matters of agency, when it was
alleged that the agent made too much
profit, were brought up for discussion.
It was found that matters affecting
the interior department and marine
ana fisheries were usually selected for
inquisition on the part of the Conservatives, but with the exception of the
case named, and some trivial ones in
marine and fisheries with respect to
the furnishing of offices, nothing of
note occurred. These affairs were alluded to in the house, but nothing
further, was done.
There were oases in which it was
found that the government had been
overcharged upon some goods, and
when the matter was brought to the
attention of the department a refund
was intisted upon, and was duly made.
Taking a long list of supplies, there
were always a few articles that might
have been bought cheaper, but as a
rule the bills were such as would be
paid by a private individual for the
same goods.
Considering the many transactions
enquired into in the public accounts
committee, and the fow transactions
that were carried to the house for dissuasion, tliere can lie only jne conclusion arrived at, antl that is that public affairs are being well administered,
when tho great sums involved in
annual public expenditures are considered.
Every session there is submitted to
parliament a report in several volumes
by the auditor-general, showing in de
tail every cent of expenditure in the
public service for the year. These
sums are audited and paid by this official after being audited and checked
by olficials of the respective departments. Having run the gauntlet of
such scrutiny, it is almost impossible
for theft, graft or any kind of wrong-
tloing to pass undetected.
Every dollar of money spent by tho
various departments of the government is voted by the house, after the
minister has oxplained   the   purposes
for which the money is required. This
money cannot be used for any purpose
other than that for which it was
voted. The observations of the minister when asking for the vote are taken
down in Hansard, and he becomes responsible to the house for the proper
expenditure of all sums voted for the
use of his department.
The law provides that all sums to be
expended for auy purpose exceeding
-KOOU shall be ofiered for public tender. This is a safeguard to the public
which permits of competition and pro-
duces good work at reasonable prices.
Before renewing votes the house invariably asks what was done with
money voted previously, and the min
ister's statements are compared with
the completed work and a thorough
check is provided. This is all additional to the auditor-general's func
tions,one of which is not to pay money
except in response to a vote of parliament, and only then in payment for
the work specified. The publio accounts committee is a tribunal dealing
with matters after thev have passed
through many competent hands.
In this manner is the money of the
people protected. From the time it is
voted by the representatives of the
people in parliament until payment is
made of the completed work, and even
after the transaction is concluded, the
strictest examination follows every
dollar. In very rare cases can money
go astray. With the present system
of audit it iu practically impossible for
any person to defraud the government.
In some cases too UiUjIi may be pad
for an article, and in other cases ti e
necessities of the work may require a
larger figure, but ou the whole the affairs of the country t,r* subjected to a
rigid system of audits which almost
precludes the possibility of any wrong
being perpetrated.
As the days go by and the incoming
citizens from tie mother land arrive
to make their homes in Canada, the
wisdom of the government's course
with regard to administering public
affairs will be more and more demonstrated. By the time that those who
are now commencing their life among
us will be in a position te ship their
produce, new transportation facilities
will be ready in the Northwest. In
every direction the railways are
branching out and entering new territory. Mew freight carriers are being
put on the great lakes, and the produce of the West will be more easily
and cheaply transferred to the sea.
So much was said in parliament by
the opposition about what would happen when the members were frea to
turn loose their oratory on the country, that one confesses to a feeling of
disappointment that everything is so
quiet. The Conservatives really have
little to talk about. They might continue their explanation of how it was
right for Mr. Foster to receive rake-
off and commissions from trust funds
he was handling, and at the same time
denounce an agent of the government
for receiving a commission on goods
sold to the government, when the said
commission was his total profit. Very
little will be beard of Mr. Fost'r in
tho future. He has been shown guilty
of the very things he charged against
otheis—antl when dealing with them,
he made them appear very venal indeed.
It does not appear from the appearance of tliin„s that the people want
any change. Nothing could be improved, no person advantaged (except
the needy politicians) and the people,
having reposed their confidence in a
responsible government that has done
things, will require more than academic discussion, or biting sarcasm of
the Foster type, before withdrawing
from an administration led by Sir
Wilfrid Laurier, and turning public
affairs over to a government which
would include the man who speculated
with funds of the widows and orphans
represented by the Independent Order
of Forester.
With Sir Wilfrid at tho helm and
his   able  lieutenants   conducting the
departments, Canada is  content   and
satisfied.
Be a Strong Nan
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eneigv, restore vim and force to your
overworked body. Ferrozone will do
this, as it did for Walter Wood, of
Beauport, N.B., who writes: "I can
say Ferrozone has given me a new
lease of life. A year ago I suffered so
from nervous exhaustion I was scarcely able to drag myself around. My
appetite was gone, I had no color or
ambition and felt used up. One box
of Ferrozone started me buck to
health. I took a number of boxes and
my health was completely restored."
For men who are tired, pale, nervous
and thin-blooded nothing compares
with Ferrozone. 50c pc box at all
dealers.
BOUNDARY    ORE    SHIPMENTS
TIMBER NOTICES
NOTICE.
NOTICE Is hereby given that Wl tlnye Biter
date I intend to apply tu the lloiiournhle
the Chief Commissioner nf Lands mul V\ orks
foraspeoiallleenseto out uml uurry away
timber from the following: described 1i.ci.Ih
in the Grand Forks Mining Division of Yale
tlistriet: Commencing: at it post marked
"Kobert Gaw'scorner post." pliinted at the
continence of McFarlune und Phlllippin
creeks; thence north 80 chnins, thenoe west
30 i-liuins, thence soul n 8:} chains, thenoe east
8u chains to point of commencement.
Dated May 0, m.i.
ROBERT G I W, Locator.
C. b". HARttlOAN, agent.
NOTICE.
NOTICE Is hereby given that 80 days after
date I intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works
for a special license to cut and carry away
timber from the following described lands
in the Grand Forks Mining Division nf Yale
District: Commencing at a post marked
"Robert Gaw's corner post," planted at the
southeast oorner of Robert [Taw's timber
olaim No. 1; thenoe north 80 chains, thence
west 80 chains, thence south 80 chains, thence
east 80 chains to point of commencement
Dated May 6,1901.
ROBERT QA1V, Locator.
CF. HARRIGAN, Agent.
The following table giveB the ore
for 1905, 1906 and for the past week:
Granby Mines, Phoenix	
■snowshoe,   Phoenix	
Mother Lode, Deadwood	
B. C. Mine, Snnimit	
Emma, Summit	
Oro Denoro, Summit Camp	
Bonnie 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	
Sully, 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...
Buy. Skvlark	
Mavis, Skylark	
Don Pedro, Skylark	
Crescent, Skylark	
Helen, Greenwood	
Republic,Boundary FiiIIb	
Miscellaneous	
shipments of  Boundary mines
1906 1907   Past Week
801,404 197,811        1,431
8,426 26,570
104,120       80,658       4,580
.     1,345 1,370
12,881 3,965
6,404 82
1,345
140,685 25,409        1,376
2,960 2.319           300
26,032 21,424         1,275
48,390 7,758
3,555 1,317           105
G49
586
30
86
76
9
1,140
40
140
20
15
589
20
560
20
55
30
204
45
171
100
NOTICE.
NOTICE is heieby given that 80 days after
date I intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lauds end Works
for a special license to out and carry uway
timber from the following described lands
in tlieliraml ForksMining Division of Yale
District: Commencing ot a post- marked "C.
F. Harrtgan'i corner post," planted at the
northeast corner of Robert Gaw's timber
claim No. 1: thenee north 80 chains, thence
west 80 chains, thence south 8i> chains, thence
east 80 chains to point of commence- ent.
Dated May 0, IM.
C   F. HARRIGAN.
NOTICE.
NOTICE Is hereby given that 30 days after
date I intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Workt
for a speoial license to cut and carry way
timber from the following described lands
in the Grand Forks Milling Division of Yale
District Commencing at a post marked "C.
F. Hnrrlgmi's corner post," planted at the
northwest corner of Robert Gaw's timber
olaim No. 1: thenoe north 80 chains, thence
west 80 chains, thence south 80 chains, thenoe
east 80 ohains to point of commencement.
Dated May 0,1907.
CF. HARRIGAN.
LAND NOTICE
NOTICE is hereby given that 60 days after
date I intend to apply to the II onoiirable
the Chief Commiasloner of Lands and Works
for permiBid(m to purchase the following described lauds in the Similkamoen Land Division of Britijh Columbia; Commencing at a
post marked "John Hmisei's N. W, Corner,"
and being about thirty miles north of Urand
Forks ana near the North East corner of Lot
314s on the North Fork of Kettle River;
thence east80 ohains; thenoe south 80 chains;
thence west 80 ohains; thenoe north 80 chains
to place of commencement, containing 640
acres, more of less.
John Washington Hanskl,
Per K. L. Buhnkt. Agent.
Dated this 4th day of April, 1907.
WALLACE
CHALMERS
PROP.
T«E palm
A FRESH STOCK OF
Confectionery, Emits,
Cigars and Tobacco.
MOST COMPLETE STOCK
of its kind in tlm city.
COR. BRIDGE AID FIRST STREETS
R.L. MILES
SECOND-HAND STORE
BRIDGE STREET
('it'i-'-tN Cleaned mud I-ai'l.
I'm nit ure* Repalre 1, I'phol-
stcred aud Cleaned, und
other jobs in the hoimo-
clt-uiiluglliip. Rubber Tires
for Hiiby Qui Tinges.
Second Hand Goods
BOUGHT AND SOLD
DRAYING
Heavy nntl Light Dray Wurk
Attended to Promptly. Passengers and Trunks to and
from'all trains.
Telephone A129
GRAND FORKS TRANSFER COMPANY
KlTHERFORI.   BllOS., PllOPS.
Total, toiiB  1,158,991
Smeller Treatment—
•irnnliy Smelter  828,879
B. C. Copper Co.'s Smelter  121,03)
Dominion Copper Co.'s Smelter  218,811
Total treated.
     1,168,121
BOUNDARY DIVIDENDS.
380,310
'■05,615
123,408
54,827
384,850
-DIVID1KDS-
9,037
1,20(1
2,994
3,056
7,250
Authorised ^--sharks-^ Pold   Total to    Latest     Per
Name o» Company.             Capital.   Issued. Par. 1906.      Dote.      Date    Share
Granby Consolidated-Copper.   $15,(XK),II00     185,000 $100 11,620,000 $-!,158,690 Mar. 1007 $3.00
Csrlboo McKlnney-liold     1,250.000  1,250,000    tl ,                   546,8*7 Feb. 1»04      04
Providence-Silver       200,000      81,000     $t 16,000       88.221 Sept. 1006     ,C0
LAND NOTICE
NOTICE is hereby Riven that 60 days after
■* date I intend to apply to the Honourable
tbe Chief Commissioner of Lauds and Works
for p*- rmission to purchase the following described lands in the Similkameen Laud Division of British Columbia: Cora men cine at a
post marked "Theodore M. Knappen's North
Bast Corner," Baid post being on the west
boundary of L. 514s. aud about 20 chuins
south uf thc N, W. corner of suid Lot; thence
west 20 chains: thence south 80 chains; thence
east 40 chains; thence north 20 chains; thenoe
west 20 chains; thence north 00 chains to
place of beginning, containing 200 acres,
more or less,
Theodokb Macfablain Kmapfbn,
Per K. L. Hckset, Agent.
Dated this 4th day of April, 1007.
Synopsis of Canadian Homestead
Regulations
UND NOTICE
NOTICE Is hereby given that 60 days after
date I intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works
for permission to purchase the following described lauds in tbe Similkameen Land Division of British Columbia: Commencing at a
post marked H. D. Pringle's north-west corner, which post has heen planted at the
south-west corner of McLaren s pre-emption;
thence smith 80 chuins: thenoe east 40 chains;
thence north 80 ohains: thence west 40 chains
to point of commencement.
Dated April 19th, 1007.
H.D. PRINGLE.
LAND NOTICE
NOTICE is hereby given that 60 days after
date I intend to apflv to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lauds and Work*,
for permission to purchuse the following de*
scribed lands In tho Similkameen land Division of British Coliimbiu: Commencing at a
postmarked H. B. Cannon's north-west cor-
ner .which post has been planted it the northeast corner of t'7 M. Lutley's pre-emption;
thence south 80chuins; thence east 80 chains:
thenoe north 80 chains; thence west 80 chains
to point of commencement.
Dated April 18th, 1907,
HUGH U. CANNON,
LAND NOTICE
NOTICE is hereby given that 60 days after
*' dnte I intend to apply to the Honourable
ibe CI)ii'F Commissioner of Lands and Works
(or permission to purchase the following described lands lu the Similkameen Land Division of Hritish Columbia: Commencing at a
post .marked L. A. Manly's south-west oorner. whicb post has been planted about 20
irilQHll west of I7W7 Hold's north-west corner;
thence eust 80chains; thence uorth 40chains;
thenee west 80 chains; thence south 40 chains
to point of commencement.
rft«.d April mUs     ,,...manlt.
LAND NOTICE
NOTICE , is hereby given that 60 days after
n date l intend to opply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works
for permission to purchase the follnwlngde-
scribed lands In the Similkameen Laud Division of British Columbia: Commencing nta
■><■*. e marked William Waterston's south-east
corner, which post has beeu planted at the
north-east corner of the "Jumbo" mineral
cluim; thence west80ohains; thenoe north 40
chains; thence east 80 chains; thence south 40
chnlus to point of commencement.
Dated April 24tb,^LUMWATERST0N>
Stook Certificates printed at The
Sun job office.
ANT available Dominion Lauds within the
n Railway Belt of British Columbia may be
homesteaded by any person who Is the head
of a family, or any male over eighteen years
of age, to the extent of one-quarter section
of 160 aeres, more or less.
Entry must be made personally at the local
land offloe for the district in which the laud
Is situate.
The homesteader li required to perform
the conditions connected therewith under
one of the following plans:
(1) At least six months' residence upon and
cultivation of the land in eaoh year for three
years.
(2) If the father (or mother, If the father Is
deceased), ofthe homesteader resides upon a
farm iu the vicinity of the land entered for,
the requirements as to residence may be sat*
lsfied by such person residing with the father
or mother.
(8) If the settler has his permanent residence upon farming land owned hy him in
the vicinity of his homeitead, the require*
ments as to residence may be satisfied by
residence upon the aaid laud.
Hlx months' notioe in writing should be
given the Commissioner of Dominion Lands
at Ottawa of intention to apply for patent.
Coal lauds tnuv be purchased at $10 per aore
for soft coal and $20 for anthracite. Not
more than 820 acres can be acquired by one
Individual or company. Koyaity at the rate
of ten cents per ton of 2,000 pounds shall be
collected on the gross output.
W. W. CORY,
Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.
N.B.--Unauthorized publication of this
advertisement will uot be paid for.
NOTICE
UOTICE Is hereby given that 80 days after
" date I Intend to apply to the Honourable
the Chief Commissioner of Lauds and
Works for a special license to out and carry
away timber from the following described
lauds iu the Grand Korks Mining Division of
Tale District: Commencing at a post
marked "M. D, White's corner post," planted
about ten ohains north of the northeast corner of Pre-emption No. 32it8, on Deer oreek;
thenoe runulng south 80 chains; thence 80
chains east; thence 80 ohains north: thenoe
we*.t Hdelmins to point uf commence me nt.
May S,1901.
M.D.WHITE.
Application tor Transfer of Liquor
License
NOTICE Is hereby given that we intend to
■™ apply, at the next meeting of the Hoard
of License Commissioners of the Corporation
of the City of Graud Forks. B.C., fur the
transfer of tho license to sell liquors at retail
on the premises known as the Queen's hotel.
in block four (4), on Government avenue,
Grand Forks, II.C., heretofore held hy us, to
P. D. McDonald.
Dated ut Graud Korks, II. C, this 20th day
of April, 1907.
DUFORD A CUSSON,
Per C. CUSSON.
DRINK REPUBLIC BEER
The Purest and Best In the City.
On Draught Exclusively at
THE VICTORIA
HOTEL

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