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Sixth Year---No. 34.
Grand Dorics, B. C, Friday. March 15, 1907.
$1.00 Per Year in Advance.
The matter waii left in the hands of on th't) resolution, Aid. Donaldson
tho board of works, with instructions and Homer voted aye, nnd Aid. Me-
to ascertain if the property owners Callum and Mcintosh no. Aid
affected were willing to contribute j Woodland refused, to vote, and he
towards having the work done. | was counted in the negative column,
The board of works recommended thus defwuiing the resolutfon.
Resolution Approved Regarding Divisional Point
on G. N.
Hindu Question and Electrician's Building the Main
Topics
An adjourned meeting of the city
council was held in the council
chamber Monday evening, Mayor
Hamndar, Aid. Donaldson, Horner,
McCallum, Mcintosh and Woodland being present.
A communication from E. C.
Morgan,superintendentofihe S.F. &
N., stated that the council would
likely bear direct from St. Paul in
reference to the following resolution,
which had been drafted by tbe committee appointed by the' mayor at
the last meeting:
Whereas, The citizens of the city
of Grand Forks are desirous of having
Grand Forks made a divisional point
on the Great Northern railway, with a
•iew of building up the mutual inter*
eats of the city and the railway company; and,
Whereas, The natural position of
Grand Forks makes it a desirable location for large commercial enterprises
and, we believe, well adapted for a
railway centre and divisional point;
and,
Whereas, Inviewof pastexperiencea
of friendly relations existing between
the citizens of Grand Forks and the
Great Northern Railway company;
therefora be it
Resolved, Thut the city council of
the city of Grand Forks correspond
with the proper ollieials of the Great
Northern rail wuy and render any reasonable assistance to bring about the
conditions herein mentioned, which we
feel assured will be beneficial alike to
the city and the railway company;
ind that a copy of this resolution be
forwarded to President James J, Hill,
Ht. Paul, and to R. C Morgan, Spokane, superintendent of the Spokane
Falls k Northern railway.
A petition was read from the
property owners at the corner of
Fourth street and Victoria avenue,
asking for a two-inch water main
from Winnipeg avenue, ns the present one-inch pipe wus insufficient to supply all the consumers.
The council agreed with the petitioners, and decided to grant the
request as soon as the necessary material could lie ootained.
Tbe water and light committee
was instructed to call for tenders for
six 49-foot electric light poles.
The request of the residents near
the old power house for a street light
was referred to the water and light
committee, with instructions to investigate and report.
Tbe council authorized the chair-
main of tbe water and light committee to purchase supplies for his department.
The chairman of the board of
works reported that the opening of
Gold street would cost about 875.
Tbe mayor and aldermen seemed to
think that it would be establishing a
bad precedent if the city should do
this work, as similar requests would
pour in from all sections of the town.
tbe laying of a three-plank sidewalk
from Winnipeg avenue to Mr. Gilpin's residence. Referred to board
of works, with power to act.
Messrs. Geo. Chappie and F. E.
Cooper made the request, on behalf
the of K. of P. and I.O.O.F. lodges,
that the council close a short street
north of the city cemetery, as these
societies had purohased several lots
in tbat locality which tbey wished
to incorporate in the cemetery and
use as a burial grounds for deceased
members. The project met with no
opposition from the members of the
council, and Messrs. Chappie and
Cooper were assured that a bylaw,
framed in accordance with their request, would be brought in.
Tbe Hindu problem occupied the
attention of the council for over an
hour. Mr. Walter Hadden was
present, and addressed the council
on tbis subject. He vividly depicted the filthy mode of living of
tbese people, and* their custom of
making. indecent exposure of their
persons. He suggested driving tbem
out to Mi. Holford's barn near
Ward's lake. He also asserted tbat
Mr. Neil McCallum, who owns the
buildings they occupy at present,
bad expressed a willingness to have
them 'burned down in order to get
rid of the Sikhs. The aldermen were
all of the opinion that the residents
of tbe West end had a kick coming
regarding this nuisance, and that it
was time to act. The mayor saw
no reason why tbis city was not as
well able to handle tbis question as
Vancouver. If the council made a
recommendation to the police com
missioners, he would make a strong
plea for it. The more severely these
people were dealt with, the sooner
the trouble would end. In the meantime he would instruct Chief Savage
to tell the Hindus what was expected of them.
The question of employing « new
teamster also came up, as there appears to be some dissatisfaction with
tbe man who at present holds this
position. The matter was left in the
hands of the chairman of tbe board
of works until tbe next meeting.
Tbe matter of the sale of the old
power house was held in abeyance
until the city's title to the lots can
be ascertained.
The question as to the advisability
of purchasing the Waterston building for a workship for the city elec-
trian took up a great dial of time.
Those opposed to the purchase advanced the argument mat the fire
chief had recommended the erection
of a barn for the city team more
convenient to the fire hall, and that
if tbis plan is carried out the old
barn could be remodeled into a workshop, in which event tbe city would
have no use for the famous Waterston building. It was also pointed
out that by building a barn sufficiently large to store hay in it, a saving of about $7 per month could be
made in the feed bill by purchasing
in large quantities at the right season of the year.
Aid. Woodland moved, seconded
by ild. Donaldson, that the city
purchase the Waterston building for
•200.
After the matter had been sifted
for an hour longer, a vote was taken
The council made provision fur
Colin Campbell to attend In the duties of the city clerk while the latter
is taking the school assessment out
side theeorpeintimi limits.
The council then adjourned.
Spans tin* river, luW been torn
down, as the iiitv officials considered
the grade too heavy. It was constructed ittH'iH'dins; to plans furnished
by the government* engineer.
The buttons niilered some ttinfi airii
by the 20, I'I 10,club arrived in the city
this week, aud are being generally
"•turn bv the citizens.
I.0.0.F.ENTERTAIN
Grand Master of British Columbia Visits the Local
Lodge
-'Parliament  of   Kootenay"
Met in Greenwood This
Week
Kenneth Hankinson, of Midway,
private Secretary to Jas. H. Kennedy,
chief engineer of the V., V. k E., was
a visitor in the city last night.
Johu Temple, of the Granby hotel,
returned on Wedpesday from a week's
visit to Victoria.
Frequently small problems are very
difficult to solve, and Mr. Waterston's
building appears to belong to this
class.
All the Old Officers Were Re-
Elected—Given Freedom
of Cijty
What has become of the much-
discussed farmers' institute? This is
the season of the year when agriculturists should get busy.
Praises Members on Degree
Work and Able Business
Methods
The uinth annual convention of the
Associated Boards of Trade of Southeastern British Columbia commenced
in Greenwood at 4:15 o'clock Thursday afternoon.   There was a good attendance  of   delegates from all over
the   district,   and   many   important
matters are in line for discussion,  including all  manner of subjects.    G.
O. Buchanan, president of the '.'parliament of Kootenay,'" as the   gathering
has been termed, opened the proceedings by delivering his annual address.
He was followed by Fred A.. Starkey,
vice-president, Nelson, and thnn came
the election of officers,  the latter  resulting as follows:   President, G. O.
Buchanan,  Kaslo; vice president,   F.
A. Starkey, Nelson; secretary,  A. B.
Mackenzie,  Rossland—all  reelected.
In the evening the delegates were extended   the   freedom   of the city by
Mayor Bunting, and later were entertained at   a citizens' smoker concert
in  Miller's   hall    Business  was  resumed at 9 o'clock yesterday morning,
and it is expected  that the   proceedings will be brought to a close at noon
today.    Among those   present   were:
G. 0. Buchanan, J. W. Cockle, Kaslo;
Fred Starkey, R. R. Hedley,   A. W.
Dyer, Nelson;   James Russell, W. G.
Gaunce,    A.    M.    Whiteside, Greenwood; F. E. Simpson,  Cranbrook; L.
A. Campbell, H. P. Dickinson,   A. B.
Mackenzie, Rossland; J. D. Andeason,
F. W. Guernsey,  G. Weir, Trail: E.
0. Kamm,   R.  Campbell, Moyie;  C.
Huugerford Pollen, Fort Steele.
Midway is not likely to contribute
so generously to the support of the
Dominion government this year as it
did last, when $30,783 were collected
at ihe local customs office.
Greenwood citizens are complaining
about the milk supply in that city.
Jud Sears yesterday completed his
logging contract for the Kettle River
Lumber company.
The Dominion government this
week enforced quarantine regulations
against the state of Washington, all
along the boundary line, on account
of the prevalence o* smallpox in a
number of towns.
The Midway <fc Ven.on railway
project, which has beeu in a soporific
condition for a year or two, is likely
to become active this spring. It is
said that the only thing now being
waited for is the extension of the Dominion subsidy, a bill for which has
already been introduced at Ottawa
and has every likelihood of passing.
TOPICS OF THE TOWN
There is yet considerable snow on
the Kettle Valley linegrade,and it is
not now expected that a start will
be made at tracklaying until after
the 1st of April. Work on the big
bridge across the Kettle river at
Third street is progressing favorably, and it is rapidly nearing completion.
Mr. R. A. Henderson, the popular
Kettle Valley line engineer, who responded to the toast "The Ladies" at
the Manly banquet Wednesday night,
treated his subject in such a scholarly
manner that it is now generally believed that he is a widower instead of
an old bachelo*.
The West Kootenay Power k Light
company is considering the extension
of its high-tension hydro-electrical
lines from the Boundary into the
Similkameen district. The oompany
now serves the Granby and B. C. Copper smelters, besides a number of
mines throughout this district, with
Bonnington power.
The big log jam in the Kettle river
near Westbridge, which has obstructed the stream for years, has been sufficiently broken up by the lumber companies so that logs now being cut in
that neighborhood cun be driven aown
the river in the spring.
The Yale Columbia Lumber company is said to have unfilled orders
on Us books amouuting to some 600
cars, the delay being largely caused
by the cas famine and fuel shortage.
The wedding is announced of A. T.
Thomas, of the Thomas Drug company, nf Greenwood and Phoenix, to
Miss Nellie McCreath, daughter of
James McCreath, a well known
Greenwood business man. Both the
bride and groom are well known in
the Boundary, and will make their
home in Greenwood.
Qnite a long section of the approach
to tho Fourth street traffic bridge,
next the portion of the  bridge   that
F. E. Simpson, editor of the Cranbrook Herald, visited Gateway Lodge
No. 45, Wednesday evening, in his
offieial capacity as grand master of the
Independent Order of Oddfellows in
British Columbia. About sixty members were present to welcome the
grand master.
After the initiatory degree had been
conferred, Mr. Simpson delivered a
powerful address on the order. Ho
congratulated the lodge on the excellent manner in which the degree had
been put on, referring especially to
the work of the conductor, Mr. John
KavanaugR, whose histrionic ability
he praised very highly. He also complimented the lodge on the efficient
method in which the business was
conducted, stating that he could say
without exaggeration that the books
might be taken as a model by any
lodge in bis jurisdiction. He concluded his speech with an eloquent
peroration on Odd Fellowship.
Mr. Geo. Chappie, the noble grand
of the lodge, presided at the banquet
which followed. Mr. Chappie established a reputation as a humorist. All
present agreed that he would soon
rank in Chauhcey Depew's class as an
after-dinner speaker. Speeches and
anecdotes were given by the following:
The grand master, Messrs. Walter
Hadden, David Whiteside, A. L.
Clements, Dinsmore, John Donaldson,
Wm. Hoffman, MoCool, Lindsey Crossen and D. McCallum. The chaplain
of the lodge was down for a song, hut
foi Borne inexplicable reason he refused to sing.
Before leaving the city yesterday,
Mr. Simpson visited the Granby smelter and other places of interest in the
city and surrounding country.
MINING NOTES
NOTICE
A meeting of the 20,000
Club will be held tonight,
Friday, at 8 p.m., in the
city hall. Business of importance. All members
are requested to attend.
At the Dominion Copper company's smelter, at Boundary Falls,
work is progressing rapidly on the
erection of the third furnace. All of
tbe structural steel for the new furnace building bas arrived on the
ground, and the building is now finished to tbe feed floor. It is expected that the upper part of tbe
building and the superstructure of
tbe furntce, including tbe down-
take pipe to tbe new balloon flue,
will be completed in two weeks.
Work on the Green wood Electric
company's new power plant at
Boundary Falls is now rapidly nearing nearing completion, nearly all
of tbe machinery having been installed.
According to New York advices,
there are rumors in that city of a
merger of the British Columbia Copper company and tbe Dominion Copper
company, and the talk, adds the reports, is not altogether witdout foundation. Wqe Ifomtmj &im
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Phonb B 74 Grand Fohks, B. G.
morning, but will return here shortly.
He has not decided when he will move
his family to the coast. '
FRIDAY, MARCH 15,  1907
The speech from the throne is, taken
as a whole, a very satisfactory document, and some sensible legislation is
announced for the present session of
the local house. Some of the most important measures to be considered are:
A bill providing for setting aside
a certain portion of the public domain
for the establishment of a provincial
university, to be independent of McGill; a reduction of taxes on real and
personal property, and a bill dealing
with the Southeast Kootenay coal and
petroleum licenses, the validity of
which have been questioned. If the
government deals wisely with the
first-mentioned subjects ; succeeds in
lightening the burdens of the taxpayers in the second instance, and
manages to arrive at a satisfactory solution of the Southeast Kootenay
muddle, the people of the province,
irrespective of party affiliations, will
undoubtedly give Premier McBride
absolution for a large number of the
political sins committed under his
former administration.
It does not take some people long
to learn the ways of this world. It is
reported on good authority that John
Mclnnis, socialist member for this
district, traveled to Victoria on a C.
P. R. pass.       '   ,
So many Conservatives from this
city have been in Victoria during the
past two weeks that it is evidently
puzzling the premier how his party
happened to lose this constituency.
Banquet Tendered Mr. Menly
The complimentary banquet tendered Lloyd A. Manly by his friends
at the Yale hotel Wednesday night
was attended by about fifty prominent
citizen's. Mr. Traunweiser, the proprietor of the Yale, had prepared
one of those characteristic menus
which has made his house famous on
former occasions of a similar nature.
On this occasion he excelled all previous efforts, if such a thing were possible; and the service of the dinner was
all that could be asked for.
After the guests bad done ample
justice to the innumerable good things
spread before them, the following
toasts were offered and responded to, Mr. A. B. W. Hodges acting as
toaslmaster: "The King"; music,
"God Save the King"; "The President
of the United," F. B. McKeehan and
H. W, Warrington; music, "The Star
Spangled Bannar"; "Mining and
Smelting," W. A. Williams and W.
0, Thomas; music, "Copper Two
Stop"; "Our Guest," L. A. Manly;
music, "For He's a Jolly Good Kel-
Lw"; "Our City," Jeffery Hammar;
music, "Kiss of Spring Waltz"1; "Commercial Interests," Geo. Clark and
Fred Cooper; music, "Grand Forks
March"; "Fruit Culture and Allied
Interest," M. Burrell and LA. Camp-
tell; music "In the Shade of Old Apple Tree"; "I'he Professions," Drl
Kingston and H. C. Hanington;
music, 'Money in Boih Pockets"; "The
Ladies"; music, "Auld Lange Syne."
Tho gathering broko up about 1
o'clock in the morning, everybody expressing themselves as more than sat-
i-ified with the, evening's entertainment.
Mr, Manly left   for   Victoria  this
May Be Main Line
Present indications are that prelimi
nary work on the new cut-off of the
Spokane Falls & Northern road between Springdale and Chewelah, a distance of 22 miles, is to be commenced
at once, says a dispatch from Spring
dale. A work ' train with a crew of
nearly 100 Italian Ie borers came up
from Spokane Tuesday morning, and
from all that can be learned they are
to be stationed at Springdale for the
next three or four weeks. This
taken to mean that the outfit is to be
used in gathering up ties and othe.
preliminary work necessary to be done
preparatory to the starting of actual
construction work on the new cut-off.
By the building of this cut-off a great
deal of crooked track will be eliminated, as will also several miles of
very heavy grade near Springdale, the
new piece of road making possible a
1 per cent grade as against a trifle
more than a 3 per cent grade now in
use.
Rumor has it that this line may in
time be made the main line of the
Great Northern between Spokane and
the coast, and the present policy of the
company in straightening out the
many curves in the track and obtaining better grades w herever it is possible to do so, even at a heavy expense,
tends to strengthen this rumor. Near
Kettle Falls the same crew of surveyors that secured the present favorable
route for tho Chewelah cutoff, is now
at work on a survey to straighten out
the track near that point, and ut the
same time do away with the present
heavy grade between Marcus and
Meyers Falls. This new section of
the road, which it is repoi ted also will
be constructed this spring, will run
direct to the town of Kettle Falls, instead of leaving it nearly three miles
off to one side, as the present line
does, besides doing away with the
curves and grades mentioned above.
Important Business Deal
A business transaction of considerable magnitude was consummated
this week, when W. C. Chalmers, of
the Palm fruit and confectionery
store, purchased the stock and fixtures of Mr. John Donaldson's store.
Mr. Chalmers will take possession
on the first of the month, when be
will combine the two stocks by moving his own to the stand occupied
by Mr. Donaldson. The many
friends of Mr. Chalmers w 11 be glad
to learn that he is meeting with evident success. Mr. Donaldson has
not yet fully decided as to his uture
plans, but states that he may possibly remain in the city during the
co'ning summer.
TOPICS OF THE TOWN
A party of Great Northern officials
passed through the city early Wednes-
d ty morning. They traveled by spe-
cial train, and made a tour of inspection as far west as Oroville, the present terminus of the line. The party
returned to Spokane the same day.
The meeting nf the hoard of tradi
culled for Tuesday afternoon   was.
postponed   In  simie future date, as
very of ihe members were on  hand.'
A Victoria dispatch says thnt nt
a special meeting of the benchers,
held on Monday evening, Walter
Blair Cochrane, tiolice magistrale of
this city, was culled to the bur.
Born—In Grand Forks, on Wednesday March 13th, to Mr. and Mrs. W.
H. Itter, a son.
Police Magistrate W. B. Cochrane
returned on Wednesday from a week's
visit to Victoria.
Rubber tires for Imhy carriages nt
M les' Iii d-hand,store, Bridge street.
The Public Is Often Faked
Unscrupulous dealers actuated by
lurge profits recommend corn cures
"as good as Putnam's." There is only
one genuine Corn Extractor, and that
is Putnam's Painless, which is a miracle of efficiency and [promptnes. Use
no other.
Boorish and Treasonable
The three Socialists, headed by
Hawthornthwaite, of the British Columbia legislature refused to rise when
Lieutenaant-Governor Dunsmuir entered the house. It has always been
the custom of the members of provincial legislatures to rise and show their
respect to the representative of the
king or queen when they enter parliamentary bodies for the purpose of delivering the speeches from the throne.
It was a piece of boorishness and at
the same time a display of disloyalty
which will not redound to the credit
of the Socialists either in this or any
other piovince in the- Dominion. It
was also a personal insult, to the lieutenant-governor. It reveals the innate disloyalty of tne Socialists, which
they would like to display on a larger
scale were they possessed of sufficient
numerical streugth to do so. The Toronto Socials, in endorsing the action
of these disloyal members of the legislature, reveal what has long heen
known to those who have closely observed the Socialists in this and other
countries, that they are a treasonable
lot, and that if the opportunity were
ever afforded them they would tear
down the government and trample the
Union Jack under foot.—Rossland
Miner.
Jumping With Nerve Pain
That's how you feel with neuralgia.
But why lie awake at night, grumble
or complain—get busy with a bottle of
Nerviline. It does act like magic.seeks
out the pain and destroys it. Harmless
and cer'nin, instant in effect, nothing
is so popular as Nerviline for aches
and pains of all kinds. Try it for lumbago, test it in rheumatism, prove it
in neuralgia, pleurisy or colds. You'll
soon acknowledge that Poison's Nerviline bea':s them all. Sold everywhere
in large 25c bottles.
Real Estate Deal
R. R. Gilpin has purchased from
Lloyd A. 'Manly the property on
First street in which the Grand
Forks Liquor company have carried
on business. The consideration is
understood to have been about
82500.
Where Does Consumption Begin?
That first little tickle becomes 8
cough, the cough grows severe, is neglected and travels down to the lungs.
Treat throat trouble before it gets severe. Catarrhozone heals, allays inflammation, cures throat and bronchial
trouble quickly. A marvel worker is
Catarrhozone, which prevents thousands of catarrh victims from contracting consumption. Recommended
by doctors, proved by time to be unfailing. Catarrhozone is jnst what you
need. 25c and 81.00, sold everywhere.
CHURCH SERVICES
Methodist Ohuboh, e.  Manuel,
pastor. —Services next Sunday at 11
it. in. and 7:.'u p in.; Sunday school
mil Bible class at 2:80 p. in. Morning
•object, ''The Siirdian Church and
Ours;" evening subject, ''The Imita
tion."    Everybody Invited,
BAPTIST Chuhoh, Hev. F. VV, Auvache, pastor.—Services on Sunday
at  11 i.  ni. and 7:<*'0 p. m.
They Give Wonderful Health
None ale so healthy, so buoyant
and full of life us those who regulate
with Dr. Hamilton's Pills. Even in
one night they work wonders Fur
and coating they take from thetongue,
headaches they relegate to the past,
biliousness und stomach disordrrs they
prevent and absolutely cure.
Think what it means to have the
system cleansed and purified by Dr.
Hamilton's Pills. A true laxative, a
perfect tonic, harmless and wholly
vegetable in composition, they will do
you good. To feel and look your best
use Dr. Hamilton's Pills, 25c at uny
dealer's.
Invest
in
Alberta
Coal
Company
Shares
This is the company" recently purchased
by! officials of the International Coal and
Coke Company. The output is already'
contracted for.
We have secured an allotment ot a
limited number of shares for our clients in
the Boundary country. Place y^our orders
at once if you wish to take advantage of
increase in price.
i
For full particulars apply to
British American Tnist Go.
Grand Forts, B. G.
FOR THE BEST OF EVERYTHING
Don't fail to call at
HEADQUARTERS
Fresb Meats of All Kinds.
Fine Turkeys and Poultry.
The Best of Everything forthe Culinary Department.
The Best of everything in the Confectionery Line.
The Best of Everything in the Notion Line, as far as it goes.
New Nuts and Fancy Cigars.
John H. Grunwell
Postoffice Store
Danville,  Wash.
Largest ^Assortment
* »>
Of New Goods ever brought to the city to select from. When
you want Clothes, come in and see what PRACTICAL TAILORS are
doing before buying elsewhere.    We are selling
SUITS FROM $17.00 UP
OVERCOATSFROM$1.7.00 UP
PANTS FROM $5.50 UP
Guarantee Fit—and when we say fit, we mean what we say.
No trouble to show goods.
■wt.ll- E. Iti ASS IE reliable tailor
P. BURNS & CO., LTD.
DEALERS IN ALL KINDS OF FRESH AND CURED
oMEATS
Fish -and Game in Season
GRAND FORKS, B. C. v Amsden's Co. Makes a Hit
All who remember the great popularity of the Roscian opera company
during a week's engagement here
about a year ago can form an excellent idea of the merits of the Amsden-
Roscian company that appeared last
night at the Keylor Grand in "The
Governor's Wife." Claude Amsden
and Hazel Davenport, who are great
favorites . in Walla Walla, take the
leading roles. Mr. Amsden has few
equals as a soloist and actor, and Miss
Davenport is a singer of the first
rank. Miss Bessie Bacon, who takos
the part of Thelma, is a promising
prima donna, who was received with
much favor by the audience last night.
Walter C. Wilson, tenor, also covered
himself with glory and won his way
to the hearts of the crowd.
The chorus is made up of very
pretty girls who can sing as well as
dance. The play goes oft' with a snap
and vim that keep everybody wide j
awake from the beginning to the close |
of the perfarmance. Tonight the bill |
will be "The Mascot," and no doubt it j
will be greeted by a packed house.—
Walla Walla (Wash.) Daily Union. < j
This company, will play a two days' j
engagement at the Grand Forks opera *•;-*
house Friday aud Saturday, March:
15 and 16. "The Mascot," a comic!
opera by Audran, will be the opening
bill. Seats on sale at Woodland's.
Prices 50 cents and 81.00,
G. M. Fripp, the loual manager of
the British American Trust company,
left on Wednesday for Victoria,where
he will attend the official meeting of
the managers of the company.
QRAND FORKS OPERA HOUSE
LIW JOHNSON. MANAGER
Friday 8 Saturday
MARCH 15 AND 16
THE AMSDEN
MUSICAL GO.
And a Big Chorus
ERIDAT
The Comic Opera
"MASCOT"
SATURDAY
The Musical Comeday
Governor's Wtf•**<
**■•*
PRICES:    ■    50cANDS1.00
Seats on Sale at Woodland's.
Geo. Taylor
General Contractor,
Excavator, Etc.
All Orders Given Prompt and Careful
Attention.
GEO. TAYLOR,
Grand Forks, B. C.  FlfSt Street
R. C. MUCUTGHEON
CABINET MAKER
Turning, Scroll Work, Saw
Filing, Gun Repairing, Manufacturer of Screen Doors and
Windows.
Grand Forks, B. C.
We  Are  Prepared
To Do Your
JOB PRINTING
BECAUSE
We have the most modern jobbing plant
in the Boundary Country, employ competent workmen, and carry a complete
line of Stationery.
J**
WE PRINT
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 Fan and Menu Cards,
Announcements and Counter Pads,
Wedding Stationery,
And everything turned out in an
Up-to-date Printery.
Good Printing—the kind we do—is in itself
au advertisement, and a trial order 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
SUNBEAMS
Keeping everlasting at it is the
thing that counts. The laurels of yesterday make mighty poor fodder for
the appetite of today.
In christening her first baby, a
young mother always wants to select
some name that she is unable to pronounce.
The experience of men who have
themselves to blame can be told in
three words: Matrimony, parsimony,
alimonv.
If a man kicks on new furniture for
the kitchen, his wife is usually willing to compromise on a parlor rug.
The very best of us tire of being
good. Even a model man occasionally likes to posa as a party with a
past.
A man has to be awfully clever to
fool two women. That's why it is
easy to please a wife, but not so simple to please her mother.
The standard of high finance rates
a man as a conservative when he only
spends twice what he makes.
Any married man can tell you that
Edison dio not invent the first talking
machine.
A man can have a lot of ideals until there is a chance to put some of
them into practice.
Discouragement is but disenchanted
egotism.
When a man marries for money it's
a sign his wife has more dollars  than
If women were drawn as jurors, the
juries would always disagree.
one has said that, fortune
smiles on the few and grits at the
monev.
Girls are usually opposed to short
engagements, unless the groom-elect
happens to have lots of money.
A man of few words usually   has a
wife who does most of the talking.
It is strange so many people will
buy a fake just to make sure it isn't
on the level.
Men who whistle never swear.  But
what about those who have to listen?
Friends are persons who seem to
take a fiendish delight in reminding
us of our mistakes.
Rome was not built in one day,
but there were no hustling real estate
agents in those days.
You will not learn much if you are
not curious, but the people won't like
you if you are.
If you want to be happy, don't purchase today aud read the qargain advertisements tomorrow.
FOR SALE—A two-story, four-room
house and two lots in the Ruckle it
Henderson addition; summer kitchen and woodhouse combined, and
pumphouse. Easy payments. Apply this office, or address Box 355.
Wood For Sale—Dry Pine nnd
Fir. Any length. Max Kuntz,
Phone 12,
The Lion Bottling Works have cut
their price on ull case and draught
wines and liquors.
Bicycles and Repair Work—A
complete line of 1906 models. A few
second-hand wheels cheap. Wheels
to rent. Geo. Ciiapple, opposite
Postoffice, First street.
Stock Certificates printed at The
Sun job office.
The Lion Bottling Works arc selling Gooderhara <fc Wort's Rye Whiskey the best rye whiskey in Canada,
for $3.00 per gallon.
FOR RENT OR LEASE—32-room
flat. Apply at Dr. G. W. Averill's
residence.
1   I
Wise People
Buy their
GROCERIES
From us, because the quality of our goods is such
that friction between tbe cook and the better half of
the household is entirely eliminated. Our prices, too,
are so reasonable that the head of the family pays bis
monthly grocery bill at our store 'vith a satisfied
smile.    Try us and be convinced.
J. H. HODSON m CO.
Phone No. 30s
s Opposite C.P.R. Station
PROVINCE
HOTEL
LMIL LARSEN. PROPRIETOR
Hot and Cold Baths. Nicely Furnished
Stove-Heated Rooms. Entirely refurnished and renovated throughout.
First.elaBB board by day, week' or
mouth. Special rates to steady boarders. American and European plans.
Finest ilar in City in Connection.
BRIDGE STREET     6RAND FORKS, B. C.
ASSAYING
C.S. BAKER
PROVINCIAL ASSAYER AND ORE
SHIPPERS' A6ENT
Samples Given Prompt Attention.
Correspondence Solicited.
Complete Superintendence of Ore Shipments.
F. 0. BOX 43 PHONE 53
RIVERSIDE AVE., GRAND FORKS, B.C.
HEADnUARTERS FOR'
SMOKERS'
SUPPLIES
RAINEY'SCIGARSTORE
-***-*.
THE
Windsor Hotel
Serves the most carefully prepared meals
and the best brands
of wines, liquors and
cigars.
Finest Rooms In tbe City
First and Bridge Strests
Palace Barber Shop
Kaior Hon Ine a Specialty.
HOCKEY PLAYERS
SEE CHAPPLE
AGENT FOR
CANADA'S FAMOUS AUTOMOBILE SKATE
The Lightest and I
Fastest Skate Made. p. A. Z. PARE, Proprietor
Victoria Hotel,
FIRST STREET        OPPOSITE POSTOFFICE BrUg. Street, Grand Fork.. B. C.
Pacific Hotel
0PP. CP.R. STATION
First-class In every respect.
Sample rooms for commercial travelers.
Hot and Gold Baths.
Hur in Conueatton.
Finest Brands of Wines,
Liquors and Olgari.
CHAS. PETERSON, Prop
To make fortunes out
of the future you must
put something Into tht*
present.
JUST OUT
Gold-Copperi Pny Ill-f
Dividends all over
British Columbia.
British Columbia  Illustrated
Contain I tig ovi r 100 Views lu livery thing.   Post Paid 25c, stamps.
Richest Province in the British Kmpire.
Nothing Risked, Nothing Gained.
Nothing Ventured, Nothing Won
Spendid Opportunity for Investment
The Richest Men In the World are Investing in B, C. Copper-Gold  andgllver Mluex-
Why can't you begin now?
The Greatest Gold-Copper Discovery of the Age Is In B.C.
BIG FOUR CONSOLIDATED GOLD MINES, LTD.
CAPITAL, $625,000
livery Dollar Subscribed and Used In Development of Mines.
8PECIAL   ONE  WEEK   OFFER,   200   PER   SHARE
Mines directly west of the Le Roi, whose shares are now about $11; Le Roi No. 2
shares are about 115 and went up to $100; und Consolidated Mining and Smelting
Co. of Canada. Ltd., shares $138 each; the largest gold •copper mines in B. C. paid
Large Dividends. Assays from $5 to $800 In gold, copper, silver, with 82 per cent in
Treasury.'
Rossland mines received highest awards for richest gold-copper ore sent to
St. Louis Kxposition. Big Four bad Best Display at Dominion Fair, New Westminster, B.C.
No less than 100 shares sold. Shares can be had on Installment plan, or yearly
contract, 15 per cent cutih, balance monthly.
Company has no debts or liabilities.   Send for illustrated prospectus to Secretary.
BIG   FOUR   MINES,   LTD.,
P. O. Box 17-1, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. V, y^
PHOTOS
R.  H. TRUEMAN
The well known Vancouver Photographer,
will arrive in Grand Forks on
MONDAY, APRIL 8
And will remain here for "a few days only.
Any one desiriug first-class work in his
line should call on him at
Blome's Old  Studio, Bridge  Street
DRAYING
Heavy and Light Dray Work
Attended to Promptly, Passengers and Trunks to and
from Jill trains.
Telephone A129
QRAND FORKS TRANSFER COMPANY
Rutherford Bros., Props.
Hotel V
alhalla
RIVERSIDE AVENUE, GRANS FORKS
Newly Refurnished Throughout.
First-Class Accommodations for
Transients. Smeltermen's Trade
Solicited. Terms Reasonable.
Table Supplied with the Best the
Market Aflords.
The Finest Brands of Wines,
Liquors and Cigars are Always in Stock at the Bar.
S. NELSON. PROPRIETOR
Speech From the Throne
At the opening of the provincial
legislature last Thursday tbe lieu-
tsnant-governor read the following
address:
Mr. Speaker and Gentlemen of tbe
Legislative Assembly:
It affords me much pleasure to
welcome you to this tbe first session
of tbe eleventh partiament of British Columbia.
In vfew of the general prosperity
which prevaiis throughout the prov-
yince I deem it my first duty to express a deep sense of gratitude and
thankfulness for the many blessings
bestowed upon the people of British
Columbia.
I am pleased to congratulate you
un the satisfactory state of the provincial finances, which will show a
substantial surplus, and on the
steady and continuous expansion of
the industries of the province, as
evidenced by the increased production of the mines, fisheries, forests,
fields and orchards.
The question of the financial relations existing between the province
and tbe Dominion will be submitted
for your consideration, together with
a report of the interprovincial conference held at Ottawa, the most important part in which is the acknowledgement by the Dominion
government of tho right of British
Columbia to "better terms."
A bill will be submitted to you
amending thc Assessment Act,which
will provide for decreasing the taxation on  real and personal property.
The validity of the coal and petroleum licenses granted in Southeast Kootenay under the terms of an
order in council, dated 3rd June,
1904, having been called in question, a bill will be brought down, in
order that the situation may be dealt
with.
A measure will bo placed before
you for the purposo of making certain amendments to the British Columbia Fisheries Act, 1901, which it
is proposed to bring into force at an
early elite.
J n   order  that the youth of the
The pALM
WALLACE
CHALMERS
PROP,
A FRESH STOCK OP
Confectionery, Fruits,
Cigars and Tobacco.
MOST COMPLETE STOCK
of its kind in the city.
G0R.BRID6E AND FIRST STREETS
Removed
To OLD BODEGA BUILDING, Opposite E. T. Bank, Bridge Street
MILES' SECOND-HAND STORE
Carpets Cleaned and Laid.
Furniture Repaired, Upholstered and Cleaned, and
other j-jbs in the house-
oleanlag line.
Second Hand Goods
BOUGHT AND SOLD
province may be enabled to pertect
t hemselves in the arts and sciences
without having to seek abroad the
facilities for higher education, a
measure will be submitted for your
consideration, authorizing the setting apart of a sufficient portion of
the crown lands to create a fund for
the establishment and maintenance
of a provincial university.
You will be asked to place a sum
on the estimates for the purpose of
obtaining a full report on tbe subject of irrigation and the available
sources of water supply in the "dry
belt."
Steps have been taken by my government to assert the rights of the
province in the lands set apart as
Indtan reserves. The correspondence and orders in council in connection with this maUer will be
placed before you.
I am pleased to inform you that
negotiations are pending between
the government and certain transportation and immigration agencies,
through which it is confidently
hoped that a desirable class of immigrants will be secured from the
United Kingdom.
The public accounts for the last
year and tho CBtimati'8 fur tbe sui-
cecding year, will be laid before you
without delay.
I commit the above matters, and
all others which may be submitted
to you, to your best consideration,
relying upon your wisdom and prudence to deal with tbem in the man
ner which, under divine providence,
may prove most conducive to the
best interests of Hritish Columbia
MINING RECORDS
BOUNDARY    ORE    SHIPMENTS
Manager  Johnson has  honked the
"Jolly American Tramp" company at
the   Grand   Forks   opera  house   fi
Wednesday, April 10th.
Claude Amsden, of Ainsdcn's Musi-
cal company, was the principal come
dian for one and one-half years with
tho lloscian opera company.
John Temple, of tho Granby hotel,
has been spending a couple of weeks
in the coast city.
Following are the locations, certificates of work, bills of sale, etc.,
recorded in the Government oflice at
Grand Forks, B. C, of the Grand
Enrks mining division, from February i) to March 9, inclusive.
RECORDS OF LOCATIONS
Snow Down, Pathfinder mountain,
relocation of Montezuma, Henry Eyer;
Snowball, one-half way between
Ward's lake and Smelter lake, Wm.
B. Sargeant; Jay Bird, relocation of
Bell, Summit camp, Joe Trombley.
CERTIFICATE OF WORK
Blue Boy, Knight's camp,' Eyer et
al.; Jairiner, Knight's cramp, Eyer et
al.; Monitor.Grand Forks, R. Therien;
Centre Eagle, Hardy mountain, Holm
ot al.;'Copper Butte, Hardy moun*
tain, Holm et al.; Jackpot, Welling
ton camp, Sanderson et al.; Willada,
Wellington camp, J. A. Nelson; Willis fraction, Summit camp, A. L.
Rogers; Bonita Vista fraction, Coryell
Pass, W. E. Caporn; Copper Cliff,
McKinley camp, E. Rice; Monica, McKinley camp, B. M. Sweezey.
CONVEYANCES.
All of E. P. fraction, Brown's
camp, Joe Pringle to C. M. Kingston;
all of Jasper, Pathfinder camp, Joe
Pringle to C. M. Kinpston; one-half of
Tiger, Gloucester camp, F. W. Reid
to H. B. Cannon; one-half of Banner
"auction, McKinley camp, B. W. Garrison to Fred Reid; one-half of Ida,
Brown's camp, Tim Townsend to Robert Lindholm; one-half Coppar King
fraction, Wellington camp, Chas. E.
Anderson to John Holm.
CERTIF 0 ITI B OP IMPROVEMENT
Bank of England, Greenwood camp,
Granby Consolidated Mining, Smelting & Power company; Bank of England fraction, Greenwood camp, Granby Consolidated Mining, Smelting &
Power coi.ipany; Black Bear fraction,
Greenwood camp, Granby Mining,
Smelting k Power company; Tiger,
Gloucester camp, C. A. S. Atwood \,
Fred W. Reid **, H. B. Cannon -J*.
The following table gives the ore
for 1905, 1906 and for the past week:
Granby Mines, Phoenix	
Snowshoe,   Phoenix	
Mother Lode, Deadwood	
B. C. Mine, Snmmit	
Emma, Summit	
Oro Denoro, Summit Camp	
Bonnie Belle, Deadwood	
Brooklyn-Stemwinder, Phoenix.
Idaho, Phoenix	
Rawhide, Phoenix	
Sunset, Deadwood	
Mountain Rose, Summit.,	
Senator, SummitCamp	
Sulphur King,Summit	
Winnipeg, Wellington	
Big Copper, WeBt Copper	
Carmi, West Fork	
Sally, West Fork	
Rambler, West Fork	
Butcher Boy, West Fork	
Providence, Greenwood	
Elkhorn, Grotnwood	
Strathmore, Providence	
Preston, Skylark	
Prince Henry, Skylark	
Skylark, Skylark Camp	
Last Chance, Skylark Camp	
E. P. U. Mine, Skylark Camp...
Bay, Skylark	
Mavis, Skylark	
Don Pedro, Skylark...	
Crescent, Skylark	
Helen, Greenwood	
Republic, Boundary Falls	
Miscellaneous	
shipments of  Boundary mines
1906 1907   Past Week
801,404 60,400      15,333
8,426 9,600       1,330
104,120 27,558       2,000
1,345 530          530
12,881 1,885           130
6,404         ■   	
1,345 	
140,685 12,245   1,952
2,960 1.123
26,032 9,247   1,4(J8
48,390 3,225    718
3,555 642    105
686
30
86
76
9
1,140
40
140
20
15
589
290
60
144
45
171
Great Specialists In Stomach Catarrh
Though often they fail to gi ve even
temporary relief, Mr. W. Seymour, of
Huntsvill-3, Out., cured himself with
Ferrozone. • "My trouble," lie says,
"was chronic catarrh of the stomach.
There was constant bad taste*- in my
mouth, I was costive and usually nau-
eated before and after meals, I also
hod a gnawing sensation in the stomach. Ferrozone gave me great relief,
and Ialso used Catarrhozoone, which
is good for catarrh. Although it took
a number of boxes of Ferrozone, I got
back my health, und today am quite
well." For stomach catarrh, indigestion and kindred disordersjnothing excels Ferrozone. In a thousand cases
it has proved a wonderful success. Try
•t yourself, 50c per box at all dealers
Total, tons  1,158,991
Smeller Treatment—
•'ranby Smelter ,  828,879
B. C. Copper Co.'s Smelter  121,031
Dominion Copper Co.'h Smelter  218,811
147,008     23,616
78,133
38,774
23,649
13,144
3,821
4,233
Total treated     1,168,121
142,438       21,208
Everything for the Housewife
and Prospector
Can be Selected from our large stock of
General Merchandise and
Miners' Supplies
0    0
Groceries, Crockery, Glassware,  fancy* Dishes,
Jewelry, Nuts and Fruit--
Our Stock in all these departments is complete.
A trial order will convince you that our prices are right.
Ji   Belli & COi Danville, Wash.
In Ihe County Court ol Yale, Holder
at Grand Forks. I
IN THE   MATTER  OF  THB   ESTATE   OB\
Andrew Christen sen, deceased.
NOTICE li hereby given tbat on the 6th
'* day of March, 1907, It was ordered by■
Judge Brown that A. C.Sutton he administrator of all'and singular the estate of Andrew Chrlsteiisen, late of Grand Forks, B.C.,
deceased.
Every person indebted to the said estate
Is required to make payment forthwith to
the undersigned, and every person having In
possession effects belonging to deceased Is
rc'iulred to notify the .undersigned forthwith. Every creditor or other person hav-
hur any cluim upon or interest in the distribution of snid estate is required before the
1st April, lfl;i7, to send by registered let-
ht u'lilr'-wil to the undersigned, his name
uml »rl*lr«*HS nud full partli-ulnrs of hi* claim
or ftitprcst nml a stutemiMit of his account
verified by statutory declaration Hnd the
-inline of tli iirity [if tii-v) held by htm.
Aftt-r thesaid Nt dny or April, 1907. the nd-
mini-tintiir will pcncpcd with the distribution of tin- Mtat0| luiviiii* le-j-.u-.l to those
claim* only of which be Khali thenhave  no-
tld!.
Mitel lit Grand Forks, H.C., 11th Mann,
lS-,7.
A. C. Sl'TTON,
Official Administrator, Grand Forks, B.O.
A. Erskine
<&Co
IP YOU   INTEND TRAVELING
To Franklin Camp by Stage, Private Vehicle, Freight Team or
Horneback, auk for our prices.
Bridge and First Sts
DRINK REPUBLIC BEEB
The Purest and Best In tbe City.
On Draught Exclusively* at
THE  VICTORIA HOTEL
COLUMBIAN    COLLEGE
NEW WESTMINSTER,   B.C.
tecelve both Ladles nnd Gentlemen as resident or day students; has a complete Commercial or Business Course; preparos student* to rain Toaohers' Certificates of all
frnik's; gives tbe four years' course for the
I. A. degree, and the first year ot the Sohoo
of Hclence course. In affiliation with the Toronto University; has a special prospectors-1
course for miners who work lu B.C. Instruction Is also given In Art, Music, Physical Culture und Elocution. Term opens Sept.l th
l.''";.   For Calendars, etc , address *
COLUMMAN  COLLEGE.
llOQ*Sinc»l7't*''-i'o«-.ii*w4i«i. nnnuuvvn *-—■■ ■ -——
lintfrt* (fidsst H«n*7Jor SSMMMJjtmjs.
Pstents tstsn throusti Mann * Co. noun
spirial 44041ns, without oWe. In IM
Scientific American.
Foo Lee
Laundry
FINE LAUNDERING.
COLLARS,   CUFFS    AND
SHIRTS WASHED CLEAN AND
NICE  AND IRONED BY
MACHINERY,    NEW-
MEN EMPLOYED.
NEXT CHINESE STORE
■ RIVERSIDE AVENUE.
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