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Array I  A_ND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume VII.  HEDLEY, B.C., THURSDAY, AUGUST :.l. 1911.  NUMBER  34.  I  s  _  .-**  o  4  Is  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [IS years'practice in Vancouver.]  S. 0. L. Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,      -      -  .-" B. C.  m, 6LmRke  Watchmaker  HEDLEY.B.Ci  Clocks and Watches for Sale.  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Rates Moderate.  A. Baknes. Prop.       Penticton*, B.C.  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Com*eyancer,  Real Estate.  Mines,  CroAvn   Grants. Applied   For  Under Land Act and  Mineral Act.   ���������  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Bay Insurance Co.  Columbia Fire Insurance Co.  Calgary Fire Insurance Co.  .  Alliance Insurance Co.  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Office  at   HEDLEY,  B.  C.  E. H. EOGERS,  M.A., B.C.L.  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  Grand Union  HEDLEY, B.C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Stocks  Mines  Herbert B. Brown  Broker  MEMBER   A'AXCOTIA'ER  MINIXG EXCHANGE  4_3 Pender St. AV. Vancouver.  Write me about vour claims  'JL A.  E. &  A. M.  ���������"^ray      REGULAR monthly meetings of  /\5r\    Hedley Lodge Xo. 13, A. F. & A. M..  . are held on the second  Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, HecUcy. "Visiting'  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  J. K. FRASER.  AV. m  J. A. SCHUBERT,  Secretary  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge  1711 are held on  the    third    Monday    in    every  v������!^5ii?5������^_*uiontli in Fraternity Hull.   Visit"  ing brethcrn are cordially invited to attend.  ARTHl'lt ICING. W'.U.  \\*. 1. LONSDALE. Sco't.  E. A. C. STCDD  IIAI'W.I)  MAV.VK  DALV  STUDD & DALY,  Member. A'uneoiiver Stock Exchange  Real^Estate,  Insurance, Stock, Loan  and Mortgage Brokers  7-8 Hastings Street AV  Opposite Xca. Post Office  P. O. BOX IKH!  Vancouver,  B. C.  Burne, Temple &. Tunbridge  Solicitors, Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  W. H. T. GAHAN  Barrister,   Solicitor,  Notary Public, Etc.  Muric Block  PENTICTON,      -      -      B. C.  BORDEN'S PLATFORM  Clear Statement of What  He and His  Party are Prepared to Do���������Constructive Statesmanship  TheLlberal-Conservativeparty gives  its pledge to carry out the , following  policy if returned to poAver:  1 A thorough reorganization of the  methods by Avhich public expenditure  is expended. The increase in Avhat is  known as ordinary controllable expenditure from $21,5000,006 in 1S9S; to  nearly $71,000,000 in 1911 is proof of  extravagance beyond any possible defence.  2 Granting of the natural resources  to the prairie provinces.  ��������� 3 Construction of Hudson Bay railAvay and its operation by an independent commission.  ���������t Control and operation by state of  terminal elevators.  5 Necessary encouragement for establishing and carrying on the chilled  meat industry.  6 Establishment of a permanent  tariff commission.  7 The granting of substantial assistance toAvards the improvement of  public Highways.  S The extension of free rural mail  delivery.  9 Extension of civil service reform.  10 Granting of liberal assistance to  provinces for purposes of supplementing and extending the work of agricultural education and for improve:  ment of agriculture.  And lastly, AA'e pledge ourselves to a  course of policy and administration  Avhicli Avill maintain independent and  unimpaired control of our OAvn affairs  by the parliament of Canada,, a policy,  which while affording no just cause  for complaint to any foreign nation,  Avill find its highest ideal in the autonomous development of Canada as a  nation Avitliin the British empire.  An Able Comprehensive.- Address on the Issues of  the Day  RECIPROCITY THE MAIN THEME  Closing* Days of the Session Reviewed���������  Government Deceive Even Their Own  Supporters-The Redistribution Wrong  Inflicted on the West���������Reciprocity  Dealt With Both from . Economic and  National Side  SEE  DANGER AHEAD  The   British Press Awakening at Last  to What Reciprocity May Mean  for Them  London, Aug. 22.���������The Evening  Globe, commenting upon reciprocity  betAveen Canada and the United  States, says that the Imperial Government has deliberataly assisted in the  conspiracy to give the United States  something like a corner on the transatlantic wheat. "When," says the  Globe, ''Americans have firmly established themselves in Canada and are  passing Canadian Avheat through Minneapolis mills, the English market  .will be at their mercy. Our Avorkers  are grumbling at the rise in food  prices'even.'now Avhen the independence of Canada's source of supply is  operating to keep prices down. If the  great American trusts succeed in making this source subordinate to their interests the British food supply Avill be  seriously threatened."  R. W.--DEANS  Notary Public Real Estate  Ranches,  Properties,  Mines, Timber,  AVater- PoAvers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcomo P. O. B.C.  X*.'I'll O.At I'SO X I'UONE SKAMOUK59I:'  MOK. AVKSTKHN CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng*.  Ofllt't's mid A\'n rehouse, 84"-(W Hcntty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hodley Local Camp meets in Fraternity Hull  the first and third Thin, days in tin: month.  G Mcl'-ACUKiiN S. K. Ha.aiu.ton  Counsel Clerk.  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL I.XGIXKKR and HRlTISir  CULUM.HIA LAND SURVEYOR.  Star Building- Princeton  DR. J. L. MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home office in Oroville, 1st  to 1-lt-h of each month.  Oflico  on North   Main   Street.  Notwithstanding the. short notice  there avus a good attendance out to  hear- Mr. Burrell address the electors  of Hedley on Wednesday night of last  Aveek. With the exception of the  meeting at Kereineos on the night' before this Avas practically the commencement of the campaign in Yale-  Cariboo and Avhile the result is not for  a moment to be considered in doubt  the immense size of the riding to,lie  covered will make it a strenuous campaign.  Mr. J. D. Brass, president of the  local Conservative association, occupied the chair.  .Mr. Burrell in opening referred to  the enormous size of the riding Avhich  made it difficult for a representative  to get around to the various parts of  his constituency and Avhile he -had  been through a considerable portion  of the riding since the general etection  of three years ago this Avas the first  time he had been able to get back into  the Similkaineen valley. But if British Columbia\had: been fairly dealt  with by the government of the day in  ���������the matter of representation theiin-  portance of Yale-Cariboo Avould demand another member or more.  He gave a synopsis of eA*ents in the  closing days of the session to illustrate  the state of panic in Avhich the House  had been dissolved arid the shameful  manner in which the government had  broken faith not only with the opposition but Avith their oavii friends. This  breach of faith consisted in securing  from the opposition consent for adjournment oil a promise that charges  against the Minister of interior Av'oukl  be taken up Avhen the house re-assembled on Tuesday but during the period  for Avhich the house had been adjourned, or on the Saturday before the time  set for re-assembling', the House had  been dissolved and tliere had.been set  a precedent unequalled for '.'moral  turpitude on the part of any government at OttaAva.  In this connection he also dealt Avith  the misrepresentation of the opposi--  tion's position on  the part of Minister  Templeman avIio blamed them for obstructing the Avork of the House, implying   that the opposition  Avere responsible for the failure of parliament  to provide supply. The facts Avere that  the opposition in addition to granting  supply   for four   months   ahead    in  order to allow ' the Premier to attend  the    Imperial   Conference,   had   also  agreed to grant supply for any reasonable length of time Avhich tho government might ask on condition that the  matter of Reciprocity  be temporarily  shelved   until the census returns were  all in and a redistribution bill could be  brought in so as to  give fair representation   to  all  parts of  the Dominion,  but to this the government AA'ould not  agree and did  not even ask  for any  more supply.    Under these conditions  be Avas surprised that a Minister of the  Crown Avould misrepresent as Temple-  mau had done in   this connection.    If,  hoAvever,   tho delaying  of the reciprocity measure  so as to get it before the  country Avas a sin the opposition Avere  certainly  guilty, but  he   thought the  people of Canada  avIio have a right to  a say in matter of so great importance  AA'ould   pardon   them  for  it.     On   the  question of redistribution he explained  the  extent  to   Avhich   the   West  bad  been done out of their fair share of representation.  While reciprocity is the main issue  before the electors in this campaign lie  claimed tliere Avere many others, some  of Avhich in themselves constituted  counts too serious to be overlooked by  the electorate and as some 'had been  fully proven by- committees of the  House appointed to investigate them  no government should be allmved to  remain in office that had thus abused  the trust reposed in them. The Oliver  charges Avere taken up and these instead of being preferred by the Opposition came from the other side, and  ��������� Avere forced on lTiogovernment'through  the prominence giA'en them in the  press. The. fact that Laurier himself  considered them of "sufficient importance to AA'arrant him in appointing a  special committee of inquiry into  theni should be taken by the electors  as evidence that the charges AA'ere substantial and demanded full iiiA-estiga-  tion instead of the farcical treatment  they received Avhich amounted to  nothing more or less than that the  government considered themselves immune from the punishment Avhich  would otherAvise be meted out to  Avrong-doers  iu  other   Avalks   of  life.  The most shameful feature of the  situation Avas the dishonorable Avayin  Avhich the government had broken  faith Avith the opposition in order to  dodge the consequences if the inquiry  Avhich they evidently had advance information avus sure to result in the  charges being fully proven, and thus  they showed that they Avert* afraid to  face inA*estigation. In this connection  also the Lanctot matter Avas taken up  and the culpability of the government  shown from, the sequel in that the  electors refused to accept the' govern-  .ment's coat of AvhiteAvash applied to  the offending member avIio had painted his house at the expense of the gov-  ernment and refused to grant him rc-  noniination as a. candidate in the constituency.  The Prime Minister's attitude at the  Imperial  Conference   he thought was  also a question for deepest, concern on  the part of Canadians.    At first the  Premier had shoAvn a petulant spirit  and a  Avish to minimize the importance of the occasion and did not Avant  to go, until the opposition had practically insisted on him going and come  foi-Avard with proposals to  that end  which  left him no excuse but   to go.  His  conduct   Avhile   there,   hoAvever,  constituted  the main  fault: for in repudiating Asquitlvs offer to give the  Dominions  a share in   all questions of  British diplomacy effecting the interests of the Dominions on the ground  that consultation in such a case might  involve a share  in  the responsibility  for   any   measures   of   defence   that  might ensue he Avent badly astray.  In  this Mr. Burrell claimed that the Premier did not represent   the   general  trend of Canadian sentiment on either  side of the House and he gave  an instance of the. disapproA'al of a stanch  Liberal paper,  the Montreal Witness,  Avhich condemned the  Premier's attitude in no uncertain terms by declaring that Laurier's repudiation of such  an  offer and his  claim   that Canada  Avanted  to stand aloof Avas   not the  Avish of Canadians.   The Witness contended that Canada must either move  toAvards  the empire or aAvay  from it  and Laurier instead of hailing the for-  Avard step had (unauthorized   by  tlie  Canadian people)  pronounced the declaration  of separation,   to the intense  regret  of many  of his   own   Avarmest  supporters,  and   the   surprisn   of the  people of Great Britain.  Taking up the question of reciprocity he dealt-Avith it both from the  economic side and the national. The  gOA'ernnient by its British preference  tariff declared its belief in the principle of closer trade relations within the  British empire and iioav by entering  into this reciprocity arrangement Avith  the U. S. they dealt a death 1)1oav to  the very principle they had themselves enunciated. That reciprocity will  kill our imperial preference and Avas  specially designed for that very purpose he had the authority of President  Taft and .1. J. Hill both of Avhose opinions to that effect Avere quoted. The  present reciprocity scheme started  Avith the French treaty to Avhich the  United States objected and threatened  a tariff Avar to express their dissap-  proval arid tho government of the day  Aveakened and gave to the U. S. similar terms accorded to Prance under the.  Fiench treaty. Then finding the Canadian government so easy Tuft's next  scheme avus the present reciprocity  trap into Avhich the Canadian government dropped so easily, sending tAvo  SIR WILFRID'S PRAYER  Why is  He Not Afraid Now ?--"Heaven  Grant"   He May  be.'  Here is Sir Wilfrid Laurier's vieAv  as to what Canada should do with her  oavii tiade. It is contained in his  speech on the G. T. P. Why" has he  now gone back on it.  "We consider that it is the duty of  all those who sit Avitliin these Avails by-  the Avill of the people, to provide immediate means av hereby the products  of those new settlers may find an exit  to the ocean at the least possible cost,  and Avhereby, likewise, a market may  befound in this new region for those  avIio toil in the forests, in the fields,  tin theinines. in the shops of the old  Provinces. Such is pur duty : it is  immediate and imperatiA*e. It is not  for to-morroAv but of this day, of this  hour, and of this minute. Heaven  grant that it be not already too late;  heaven ^gr-uit that Avhilst we tarry  and dispute the TRADE OF CANADA IS NOT DEVIATED TO OTHER  CHANNELS and that AN EVER  VTG1LANT COMPETITOR DOES  NOT TAKE TO HIMSELF THE  TRADE that PROPERLY BELONGS  to those avIio acknoAvledge Canada as  their nabiv.e or adopted land.'"  Well, the "eA*er vigilant competitor"  has caught hini asleep and, stolen a  march on him in this reciprocity muddle, but he is too obstinate 'to own up  to the mistake and try to undo the  injury. It is therefore up to his supporters to think of themselves and  undo it for him.  NOW THEY THREATEN  The Boston Transcript in its OttaAva.  letter, dares the Canadian people to  reject the reciprocity 'agreement, saying that the United States Avould justly resent such a verdict, regarding it  as a slap in the face to President Taft,  and to both political parties in the  United States.  THE MAN OF MYSTERY CO.  Willaid, the man  of mystery, held  the boards in Fraternity Hall on Monday night and shoAved to a house that  Avas not lean enough  to  be -called a  frost and Avas not large enough  to do  justice to the  toAvn's reputation--as a  sliOAv-going  toAvn.     In- this  case  the  performance avus sufficiently meritor-  ous, even if it AA*as a one-man show, to  Avarrant a good attendance and should  he come back to Hedley  he can count  on a much better house.    The  sleight-  of-hand AA'ork AA*as  the  best that has  been here    and his vocal imitations  Avere perfect.     The only thing  that  Avas disappointing (and   that  no fault  of the performer)  avus the absence on  any hypnotic tests   and hence no opportunity AA'as giA'en to. judge betAveen  him and Mental  Avho  AA'as  here  some  ago, but Avhen no one would volunteer  to go on   the  stage  and   Willard  did  not carry any subjects AA'ith him  there  could  be  nothing doing   in that line.  Nevertheless   his talk  on that subject  AA'as most interesting   and his demonstration of hypnotic pcAver on himself  in driving the blood from bis arm  and  bringing it back Avith a rush   av.-is  decidedly   uncanny.     His  gtoiving  test  also avus most  mysterious  and   placed  him in a. class bv himself.  old men Avho Avere Avholly unprepared  to go up against astute men like Taft  and Knox, armed as the latter Avere  Avith the fullest data to sIioav them  Avhat AA'ould be the off vet of tariff  changes Avhile the Canadian representatives Avere thoroughly helpless and  unprepared as they had to admit Avhen  questioned aftei-Avards on that point  during the course of the debate in the  House.  Mr. Burrell next revieAA-ed the history of the reciprocitA* measure in  force betAveen IS.".I and 1SG6 Avhich avus  abrogated by the US. Avithout Avord of  Avarning and. Avith the expiess purpose  of forcing Canada into annexation,  but fortunately it had proved to have  had the very opposite effect by making Canadians more self-reliant and  forcing them to doA'elop inter-provincial trade Avhich culminated in confederation and started this country off in  her course toAA-'ards nationhood. It  Continued'on Page Three THE HEDLEY GAZETTE,   AUG :.l,   1911.  ��������� .������,.'>rl_.''"<!-c'^- ^^^���������,,,-^  and ,  SirnUkamo-ri Advertiser.  contractor, himself where he is ''subi  li!!);4-' it '.inder Pat. Welch ._ Co avIio  AVere.his 'ttood angels  in   the  general  -.h-1 o::  T!:ui--tt.i;,-. by tin- llKlU.UV (i.v/KTTK  'P'U.-x'l !Nti   VNU l'l-|II.ISIIIMi l-'OMl'ANV.  i.i'.n., i>.   id   Il.'df.'V.   H. ������'.  lections uf .ISHll and 1SWIS they.should  j llteri'l'iii ���������.'.   be  counted   onto   do sonie-  i thing purti'Mil.-'irly liamlsoine lliis time  ! if Lain ii-r . luuild   li. i-eLuriied.    But if  on liu-   other baud   the day  should'go  ,.")(i i against   Sir   Wilfrid   it   i.    soniething  i  lawful to   contemplate the  dull sicken-  ...,.,, . . .    ,    I ing thud   Avith which   Duncan   will be  -Land Notices���������( ortillcutc- of improvement, etc.  ���������..������> for liU-'luy notices.- and S-r,.oo for :'<. day  'AT IT HERE SHICE 1.001.  -    Subscriptions in Advance  'Per. V car ,.���������������������������,������������������   ������������������"'.(. I'uiU'd Staves).   Advertising Rates  .Measurement, l'i Hue- to the inch.  .S_.u"  notices.  Contract Advertisements-One im-li pel- month  Sl.'.!.A; over 1 inch and up '" I inches. SI.Oil  per inch per month. To constant advertisers  taking larger >paee than four inches, on  application, rule.-: will be given <������f reduced  charges, based on size of .puce and length  of time.  Transient Advertisements--not exceeding .one  inch; !?.1.00 for one insertion. 2i> cents for  each snusc'iucut insertion. Over one inch,  HI cents per line for first insertion and 5  cents per line for each subsequent: insertion.  -    Transients payable in advance.  Changes for contract advertisements .should  be in the ortieeby noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's jssue.  Advertisements AVill be changed once every  month if ad vertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftenoi- than once a month  ho   price of composition  will  lie charged at |  regular rates.        '      ���������  A..MEGRAAV. Managing Editor.  Full Moon  Last i|iiar.  17.  1911   .  AUG  Xcav Moon  ..-������������������'  First iniar.  .1.  1911  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.  20  I  ���������>-  :.  7  8  0  10  11  15  Hi  17  21  22  28  21  2S'  2!)  ������J  ���������_1  1  11  is  12  19  20  .1 dropped.  The Penticton Herald  says that Dr.  McDonald,   the  .Liberal  candidate   is  not at  all  suited   with   the.   position  Avhich  the ��������� Vernon NeAvs makes  him  occupy in connection AA'ith those Board  of Trade  resolutions in condemnation  of reciprocity  in   January  last.    The  Herald says that the Dr. is disposed to  qualify the thing0Avith an explanation  which is intended to be partly a denial,  i for the   Dr. says that all  he had to do  j Avith it AA'as  to revise  the resolutions  i soiiKiAvhat.     Then Ave must conclude  I that the resolutions as.given  out by  j the Vernon Ncaa*s Avere the   ones that  appeared  after the ��������� Dr. revised theni.  The public will iioav be curious to knoAV  Avhat they Avere  like  before the revision took place as  the Avordins* is iioav  about as red-hot by AA'ay of condemnation  of the  pact as any   belligerent  Tory could very Avell desire to haA'e it.  ,O0W,  I^^uj!^mj^>tA  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  The attention of the Canadian Avest  is at present pretty evenly divided betAveen the Avheat harvest and the  election. So strong has the reciprocity issue caught the people that they  have almost forgotten about the bumper crop they are iioav hai-A-esting.  Sir Wilfrid Laurier is iioav appealing  .0 the electors of Ontario and Quebec  on the. score of his gray hairs. It is  gray matter Canada needs nowadays  rather than gray hairs and there is  not much gray matter displayed in allowing Taft to plaA* Avith the Canadian government in the maimer he  has done in connection Avith the reci-  piocity pact.  Fancy the late Sir John Thompson  dissolving the House to head off in-  tjnii'A* into serious charges preferred  against one of his Mini. ters. When  Laurier's attitude in the matter of  dealing AA'ith Avrong-doing on the part  of his Ministers or his folloAving in the  House is contrasted AA'ith that shown  by Sir John Thompson in the. last  parliament under Conservative rule it  is seen Iioav Ioav the moral standard of  our government has fallen. Borden,  on the other hand, is the stamp of  man avIio could be counted on to re-  rive the John Thompson standards.  Ten million dollars a year is the nice  stun Avhich goes to the farmers of Ontario alone for horses supplied to the  provinces Avest of Winnipeg and this  is the market that Laurier proposes to  hand over to the horse-breeders of  Montana. As it it, all the money stops  in Canada, and the nice little fortunes  being piled up bv the fanners of Manitoba and the territories sIioavs that  they have not been impoverished by  the' prices they have been paying.  Why disturb such prosperity by handing over the trade Avhich has caused it  to an alien state which has in the past  done her best to drive Canada to the  Avail.  Instead of boosting   reciprocity  to  the direct injury of every  farmer in  B. C.  Avhy doesn't our cotem. oi the  Star try to encourage the fanners and  the farming  industry iii  the vicinity  of Princeton?   At one time our cotem.  Avas strong on   the subject of horse-  raising and could see barrels of money  in raising horses for AA'hich it claimed  the ranges around Princeton AVerc admirably adapted, and so they are.  But  reciprocity  has  been   sIioavu    by  the  most prominent hoise dealers in Ontario  (Avhere   most   of  the Canadian  horses, an- raised) to mean a loss of $50  per head  on every horse  raised there,  Avhile  other  dealers produced  figures  tiom   their  oavii   books, to sIioav  that |  the loss in their case Avill go as high as J  $72 per head.   Then there is the dairy- j  ing industry.      Princeton .should have j  a. cieamery ami supply good fresh but- j  ter and other   dairy   products for the j  Avhole of the Similkameen.    A Liberal j  tooter  the other day made  the state-j  ment at Nelson'that 90 per cent, of the 1  butter    used   in   Nelson   came    from :  Washington  state  Avhich avus a fib to-  begin   with, but  nevertheless some of  it av.-is corning  into Nelson during the  hot Aveather just the same as it is coming in   to Hedley.     Noav none  of this  money for butter should go out of the  country, to help  the dairy  farmers in  Washington,   for   every   dollar   that  goes out that way is lost to the country  for good.     Protect our farmers;  give, them  every chance to establish  creameries and   other   accessories  to  dairying   so    that   they   may   make  money and keep it in the country and  everybody Avill get a share of it.  you WORK,  nmyom honey  WORK TOO.  an PEFWinGyouRv-viriw  WITH US THEY WIIV BHH1 *  4& INTEREST WHICH  WECREWTIiOnTilLY :'  riripriopiE^isRETURri-  rlBLE ON DEMrWP  -IS QUICKLY/IS 7HE.r1i.IL5  GUI CARRY IT.  PEOPLE JUST /IS CAREFUL  /INPCr1UTI0t5fl5  /1R&WEIP PLErtSEP,  AND THOROUGHLY  5/1TISFIEP,  WITH THE WWIn VWMM  our business is  TRANSACTED -(\ BUSINESS  MrtNI&ED BY PEOPLE OP  MATURED EXPERIENCE  *ME5TinTEfiRITXv  flP05T/1Lt6IViriG  YOUR WMBtfrlPPRESS  WILi*PR0HPTI_/BRin6y0U  PUli-IMFORMrtTIOM.  WRITE TOM  SHOULD YOU llrtVBrtlW  FINrlrlGI/iL BUSINESS IN  VilMGOUVER-'VICINirn  REhTSTOCOUfECT;  /.(H-EEMENTSFORMLE*-  NOFrrGflGESTOEOKnffER  mv COU-EGT.  FIREIrlSURdriCGTOPtflCE  LET US ATTEND TO IT.  WEilREPLEfiSinG  OTHERS WE Witt-BE SURE  TO PLEASE yOU.  DowJr^eha Co. Ltd.  321 farobie Street,  L^Vaixcovivcr B.C.^  75.Years in Businesi Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,000  Business Men's Banking  Money advanced to finance your business. Local  and foreign drafts bought and sold. Notes discounted.    Collections promptly made. ��������� '      '  Letters of Credit,"Money Orders and Telegraph  Transfers issued, payable in all the leading Cities of  the world.  Hedley  Branch,  H. A Hincks, Manager  |Bon'^  You will get Better Stock and  more satisfactory work  in the Home Shop v  Beware the rubber stamp ad on your  stationery or tlie ready-made Bill-head  or statement. It always ; looks "one  horse" and will hurt your business-by  creating a bad impression.  Your own name and Business neatly  printed on good paper will make friends  for you wherever it goes.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OK A'AI.K  'PAKE notice that Mrs. F.E. Richter. of Kcrc-  *- moos, occupation rancher, intends to apply for permission to lease the folloAving described land:  Commencing at a post planted at the X. \V.  corner of lot -.'lis thence south SO chains: thence  Avest 40 chains; thence north 80 chains; thenee  cast 10 chains to the poinb of commencement,  and containing' 320 acres, more or less.  MRS. K. E. RICHTER  July 15th, 11)11. 30-10  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT.  Disti'.ict or- Yale.  ... PAINTING ..  and PAPAR-HANGING  The Undersigned is prepared to  do work in  HOUSE, SIGN and  any OTHER WORK  in-the painting line.  Orders  may  be  sent to  Box  172, Hedley, B. C.  R. T. BARCLAY.  'PAKE Notice that Robert .lames McCurdy,  of Keremeos. occupation, road foreman,  intends to apply for permission to purchase lliO  acres of land, bounded as follows:  Commencing ata post plaiitcdaboiitHOchains  north of the main Ashnola river, about 18!|  miles from its mouth and one chain north of  trail, thenco AvcstlO chains, thence south 10  chains, thenco east 10 chains, thence north 10  chains to point of commencement.  KOKI.RT JAMES McCURDv  H. C. X. Etches, agent.  July 12th. 11111. I10-10  We do all Kinds of  Commercial Primi no  Including Letter-heads, Bill-heads, Statements,  Envelopes, Notes, Receipts, Shipping-  Tags,   Price   Lists,   Blotters, L  Mining Forms,   Etc.  Send in Your Orders to the  Hedley  Gazette  ���������.  ���������.....������������������  ���������  ���������:  '������������������������������������  ���������-_���������-  ::������������������  ��������� ��������� ���������  ���������  .���������  ���������  .���������,������������������  ��������� -  ��������� -  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ��������� ���������;  -��������� ���������  si  ���������  ���������  ���������  I  Ai-,  V:  '.'  a  I  I  x Job Department |  ���������  ���������  ���������  and They will have Prompt Attention  ���������  ���������  ���������  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTUI'T OI'* VALU  Dimran Ross lias .vklently been at  his old trick.. The election day in  Coinox Atlin for Avhich constituency  he i,s a candidate has been deferred until a, date soineAvhat later than the  general election. There is raihvay con  stiuction under Avay tip in Duncan's  constituency and as Duncan  is iioav a.  THE  NEW  ZAELAND  HOTEL  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  -Everything New and First-Glass  Bar supplied with tho Choicest  Liquors and Cigars, and Special  Attention   paid   to   the   Table.  'rrAKI_ Notice that I. Alexander George Har-  -^ vey, of Xcav Westminster, occupation,  mechanic, intend to applA* for permission to  purchase lfiO acres of land, bounded as folloAvs.  Commencing at a post planted aboutli chains  north of the main Ashnola river and about I"  miles from its mouth, and adjoining If. C. N.  Etches pre-emption, Thenee cast SO chains;  thenco nout.li _0 chains: thenee Avest SO chains  tlic.nce north _0 chains to point of Commencement.  ALEXANDER GEO. HARVEY  H. C. N. Etches, agent  July l'.'th, 11)11. 0-10  Water Notice  I. Joshua AA'ilson, of Hedley, miner, give notice (bat on the 21st day of September. I intend  to ripply to the AVater Commissioner at Kair-  vlcw for a licence to take and use 2 cubic feet  of Avater per second from a snmll stream IIoav-  ing from the side of the mount-tin and coming  to the Hurfaco about 2*0 feeb north of the north  boundary line of pre-emption No7<S0������. in Simil-  kami'iiii division of Yale District. The Avater  in to be taken from the streiim at the point  where it comos to the mirfaoo and is to bo used  for pre-emption No. 760s for irrigation purposes  JOSHNA WILSON  FRUIT JARS  As   wo have  had  considerable  expeaience in handling fruit j  jars, we can conscientiously recommend  the new American Sealer  Golden State Mason  as the only absolutely perfect sealer on the market;   No new |  cays required.    Opening same Avidth as sealer, and  therefore easy to clean. No clamps required  a child can open and close theni.  On Sale at  Schubert's Supply Stores  Hedley and Tulameen THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, AUG 31.    1011.  Town and Distrust.  -Mrs. Corn Mi. of Trail, is visiting  her sister, _������li.s* Williams.  Sundry old muskets are bring cleaned up. and oiled ready   for to-niorroAV.  Phoenix has postponed its Labor  Day celebration hecati.e of theshut-  doAvn of tlie Oranhy Avorks.  Billy Lonsdale, master liifchanic at  the Avorks. had to go into tlie hospital  last AA'eek Avith a lame knee.  A number of pr.iirie schooners have  been passing- ihrough toAvn during the  past leAV days. .Most of them are on  tlie. Avay north.  Miss Emily Jackson returned on  Tuesday from Spokane where she had  gone to undergo an operation for appendicitis. '  Leo. Brown, avIio passed the entrance from Hedley school left on  Tuesday for Vernon Avhere he will af-  - tend the high school.  .1. .Jamieson, ������ blacksmith, and his  helper, Tom Knowles, have secured  Avork at Nanaimo Avliere Mrs. .latnieson  is going this Aveek.  "l Mrs. Wheeler, sr., and her granddaughter, Miss'CloAves, avIio ha\Te been  A-ioiting R. Wheeler and, family, left  on Monday for their home in Califor-  ,, n*a-  J. Campbell, blacksmith at the mine,  has  taken .1.  Jamieson's place  in the  'machine shop at Hedley.     The neAv  blacksmith at the mine is from Phoe-  " nix.  Miss Fox, a, nurse formerly employed in the Sinnme.rland hospital, has  been engaged as assistant nurse in the  Hedley hospital and arrived on Thursday last to enter on her duties.  School opened on Monday Avith a  fair attendance. The past year has  ��������� Avitnessed very good work as shown in  the result of the recent entrance examination and the school is hoav in  excellent shape for the Avork of the  , coming term.  ���������>  ,-   \V. T.  Butler has moved his barber  business this week to his iicav shop first.  door north  of the post office.    This is  a neAv    building Avhich   he   has   had  erected for him   this summer and has  fitted out in up-to'date style.  Remember the date of S, L. Taubc's  visit to Hedley and if your eyes trouble  ,. you  in  any AA'ay,   be sure  to  consult  hini   at   Gillespie's   Drug   Store  on  Thursday   afternoon,  September   7th  .and Friday morning, September 8th.  Jack Wiiv returned to Hedley on  ���������Saturday after an absence of a feAV  ihonths AA'hich he spent in the upper  valley around Coahnont and Granite  Creek Avhere he reports things nourishing and all the former Hedleyites  who have gone there getting along  Avell..  'Eighty-five per cent of all headaches  ... are the result of eye strain.   Are you  troubled  that Avay ?    If so, consult S.  L. Taube (of the Taube Optical Co.,' of  ���������Calgary)  avIio   Avill be   at   Gillespie's  'Drug Store on Thursday afternoon,  Sept.  7th and Friday morning, Sept.  . ..8th.-  A iicav road .is being built from  -' Richter's pass in the lov/cr Similkameen to provide an outlet for a neAv  settlement up on the mountain to the  east of Manery's. There are iioaa' about  a dozen neAV ranches taken up iu that  A'icinity on several of Avhich are crops  this year that are said to have done  excellently. The settlement can also  be reached by a trail constructed last  spring Avhich starts east from Manery's.  Mr. and Mrs. Brooks came in on  Saturday last and Avill remain for a  feAV days. Mr. Brooks is still feeling  a bit under the Aveather from his recent indispospibion but the bracing air  of the Similkameen and a little rest and  relaxation will soon lix him up. Progress towards straightening out the  Kingston tangle is taking a little  time, as most of such things do, but  there is reason to hope that the unravelling process Avill not be unduly  protracted in this case.  L. W. Shatford, M. P. P., is at Vancouver trying to shake off the recent  hay fever attack and has been very  much benefitted by the change, but  does n������>i want to risk another attack  by coining back into the dry belt too  soon. lie hopns, hoAvever, in a- Aveek  or two to lind autumnal conditions  sufficiently well advanced to permit of  him getting a while going through  his constituency before election day,  for like many other electois he recognizes I he vital issues at stake in the  present electoral contest and hopes to  see leader Borden in position on the  22nd of September to tell president  Taft that Canada has decided to retain  control of her own markets for her  own people.  There  is  every  likelihood  of   good |  sport in the hull   games bete on Labor [  Day.    Oroville's ciack team is coining |  up and Princeton   is said to have been '  i'0-inforeed  during  the   last fortnight  Avith  an  elegant  battery.     Medley i.  coutiting    on   having   Tommy    Daly j  coach a   MedleA*   team  of honie-breAvs |  and if these can   be licked   into shape j  to give hini anything like fair suppoi t j  the. home,  team may make  it interesting for the others.    Tlie  bull grounds  on   the loAver Hat are considered  too  rough  for good   play   and a  new diamond has been laid  out on the. former  diamond  at Xo.   3  hole  on   the  golf  links.  ll__M_____ff__fii1lif___Mliii^_t__>_M_riiffiiii__<i _r______fci1-fiir  KEEP YOUR EYES ON  CAMP HEDLEY  WATCH IT GROW  MR. RURRELL'S MEETING  Continued from Page one.  Avas true, Canadians had believed in reciprocity in those days and Sir John  McDonald with the rest as shoAvn even  at a later period avIh-h he made provision in his tariff bill of 1879 for the  opening of the reciprocity negotiations if such could be. obtained on favorable terms to this country. In 1891  it had ceased to be a part of the Conservative party's policy and that it  had also ceased to be considered a part  of the Liberal policy Ave may point to  the fact that in the Laurier tariff" legislation of 1S97 the reciprocity clause of  the 1S79 tariff bill AA'as dropped. - Fur-,  ther evidence that Laurier had turned  his back on reciprocity is seen in the  fact that in the campaign of 1900 not  a Avoid Avas said about it and again in  the campaigns of'190+ and 1908 it was  never once'mentioned and hence the  parliament just dissolved could not by  any stretch of imagination be said to  have, had any mandate from the people of Canada to enter into any such  agreement as they. had done. We  don't Avaiit to be under the control of  the U. S. trusts. They want oar markets and they AA'ant to exploit our  natural resources after they have dissipated their oavii. He quoted fronr  Taft's speech to sIioav the high value  Avhich Taft placed on the Canadian  market and the gain it Avould he to  the U. S. to have access to it. The  effect of the favored nation obligations  under Avhich Canada is hound was  also shoAvn to operate yery much to  Canada's detriment if reciprocity  should be brought about."* The disastrous effects of the pact on the fruit  industry AA*as next shoAvn and when he  spi'ke of the fruit-groAving industry it  Avas not only the groAver Avho would  suffer but also the many subsidiary  interests Avhicli the fruit-groAvermaintained.     :.-;..-���������_.  No greater fallacy lie said could be  It is destined to be the Greatest Gold Mining Camp in Canada.  Money invested in Hedley Town Property now will bring you Big  Returns in a Few Months  Buy Now; Don't Put It Off as the Price is Going Up.  For Full Information Write or Call on  THE HEDLEY CITY TOWNSITE COMPANY, Ltd.,  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager -��������� HEDLEY, B.C.  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE  put foiAvard than that reciprocity  Avould benefit the Avorkiugmen of Canada. If Canadian Avheat is diverted  across the line throuch reciprocity,  that is Avhere the milling interest.;"will  be centered and the same may be.said  of all the other industries for AA'hich  the natural resources of' Canada are  needed by the U. S., and Avhen the  manufacturing industries of the country are forced to leave, Avhat becomes  of the. Avorkingman? At present Ave  hear much of the Avoes of the American workingman OAving to the U. S.  beef trust and if reciprocity should be  brought about the Avorkingmen of  Canada will also come under the control of the same beef trust.  The pulpAA'ood situation Avas dealt  Avith shoAving the desire on the part of  president Taft to coerce the provinces  into lifting restrictions on the export  of pulpAA'ood and the general desire to  make Canadians mere hcAvers of Avood  for the artisans of the U. S. Avhich will  sell the finished product for $25 per  ton made from tlie iuav material supplied to them by Canadians at $1.50  per cord.  Two of the AA'orst bloAA'S Avhich it  Avould deal Canada financially AA'ould  be the destruction of her system of  interprovincial trade Avhich it has been  the Avhole policy of the country to foster for over 50 years and also to destroy the effectiveness of the great asset Ave possess in our system of railways and canals. The deep ulterior  design of the U. S. in the matter Avas  shoAvn in the expressed vicavs of senator Beveridge Avho looked for the  time Avhen the many American industries Avhich had been forced to come  over here because of our tariff Avould  go back there and of Gov. Foss of  Massachusetts Avho dreAv a, rosy picture of Avhat reciprocity Avith Canada  AA'ould do for Boston Avhen the great  transcontinental lines of Canada Avould  make Boston their eastern terminals  and their capital Avould no longer seek  Canada to build factories there as they  Avere iioav forced to do.  Dealing Avith the national side Mr.  Burrell Avas particularly effective. He  shoAved the fallacy of regarding it as a  mere experiment to he set aside at Avill  and gave ample reasons Avhy it could  not be so terminated, and even if after  the interval necessary to terminate it-  Canada should still possess power to  do so, a most telling picture Avas  drawn of the almost hopelessness of  the task to regain lost ground-and repair the injuries Avrought. . Opinions  of American public men were cited  one after auother to sIioav that they  merely- regarded tlie present step as a  beginning to secure commercial union  on the instalment plan. On the. other  hand the Avarnings of MoAvat, Blake,  Geo. W. Ross, Chas. Fitzpatrick and  other prominent Canadians all of  Avhom had been ,on the Liberal side  AA'ere- given to slum; the danger of a  Avanton surrender of all Ave have  fought for in the past. ���������  PRINCETON   BREWING   CO.  PRINCETON, B. C.  Make the  NOTED HOP GOLD BEER  THEIR NOTED HALF AND HALF  (HALF STOUT AND POJtTElt)  is a Winner.  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  NOTICE  "ISJOTICE is hereby given that an auction sale*  -LV A\'ill be held at, the toAvn of Tulameen on  the-2St.il August, 1011 at the hour of 10 o'clock  in the forenoon, of the lots in this Townsite belonging to the CroAvn. Terms of the sale Avill  be one-quarter cash and the balance in three  equal annual instalments at the rate of K per  cent per'annum. In addition to the purchase  price a fee of ������10.00 Avill be charged for each  Crown Grant.  ���������rrttfl'6'B  Livem, Feed & Sale Stables  HKDLEY   B. C.  11 A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.   ^T Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Gompanij.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phon.  .11        INNIS  BROS. Proprietors.  j ROYAL HOUSEHOLD FLOUR ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ��������� Curlew Butter,  always Fresh and Sweet, 45c lb.  fShatfords,  Ltd.!  Used by Millions and Acknowledged  to be the Best  NEW SHIPMENT JUST IN  19 lb Bags, $2.25 24i- lb Bags, $1.15  OGILVIES ROLLED OATS  -10 lb Bag, $1.90       20 lb Bag, $1.00       8 lb Bag, 50c  A Limited Supply of very good  Potatoes at per 100 lbs, $2.75  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  X  ���������  METEOROLOGICAL.  Aug 20  '  21  22  28  21  The folloAving are the readings sIioav-  ing temperature, etc., for the AA'eek  ending Aug 20, 1911 :  AT THE MINE.  Maximum  57  58  5.  (SO  00  25 .. 00  20 .. 00  AA'erage maximum temperature 00.57  AA'erage minimum do       33.71  Mean temperature -.17.1+  Rainfall for the Aveek   0.15 inches.  SnoAvfall        "   .   " 0.0  COHl'KSI'ONDI.VG  AVI2KI- OK LAST VEAlt  Highest maximum temperature 53,  EYE  SIGHT  Minimum  32  33  32  30  35  38  30  AA*erage maximum  LoAvest minimum  Average minimum  Mean  Aug 20  21  22  23  2+  20  Minimum  +9  48  45  45  ���������17  15  1 +  do 47.2S  do 22.  do 31.42  do 39.35  AT THE MILL,  Maximum  01  7S  77  82  82  77  79  Average maximum temperature 70.57  Average minimum do 50.28  Mean do 03.42  Rainfall for the Aveek 0.00 inches  SnoAvfall       "       "      0.  COIIltl'SPONDIXG AA'EEK Or LAST A'EAR  Highest maximum temperature SI  Average do do 09.57  LoAvest minimum do 36  Average do do 41.71  Mean do 55.04  AVHEN AA'illTING ADA'ERTISEKS PLEASE  MENTION THIS PArEK  Your Eyes will appreciate the ease and comfort  derived from wearing "proper fitting glasses. If  you have not had your "Eyes" attended to, why  put it oft'.  We have arranged with  The Taube Optical Company  132 Eighth Avenue East, Calgary, Alberta  to send their representative to our store on  Thursday afternoon, Sept. 7th and  Friday Morning, Sept. 8th  Make it a point to Consult him. All Work Fully Guaranteed  Gillespie's Drug Store  Hedley, B. C.  THE   RIVERSIDE    NURSERIES  GRAND FORKS, B. C.   Comprising ioo Acres  Largest gi-OAvers of Nursei y Stock in Bi itish Columbia.   All stock wintered in our cellars and no daingor of buring winter killed trees.  Buy British Columbia grown trees for British Columbia Orchards.  ADVERTISE IN THE GAZETTE!  n THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. AUG 31, 1911.  Jj  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen-��������� Famed for Fruit Growing  ill  Town and Lower Valley.  ���������Remember the Bostonian .Juveniles,  ToAvn Hall, Sept. 27th.  Dr. and Mrs. McKavoii, of Hedley,  visited friends in Keremeos over the  Aveek end.  Frank McLean lias tlie contract of  ' erecting a. barn for D. McCurdy at Si-  iuilkaniecn.  J. .I. Armstrong attended a meeting  of the directors "of- the Proviscial Fruit  Gro Avers'Association held at Vernon  ' last Aveek.  Miss WestAA'ood,of Coleman, Alia.,  avIio has been visiting friends in  Princeton, spent the Aveek end in  Keremeos, the guest of the Misses  Kirby, on her Avay home.  Mrs. S. L. Smith and Mrs. M. K.  Rodgers of Hedley attended the social  given by the Methodist Ladies' Aid  here last Aveek. They Avere the guests  of Mrs. Frank Richter.  .Chief Engineer Hogeland and his  assistant, Mr. J. H. Kennedy, accompanied by, superintendent -Morgan,  passed up the A'alley to the front of  construction Avork on Tuesday morning, returning the same evening.  Mr. Warren, president of the K. V.  Raihvay Company, Avas in town.on  Saturday last for a short time and had  a brief look around. He -intimated to  your correspondent that thereisagood  chance of the K. V. tupping this fertile valley, if not at Keremeos, further  up. Avhich AA'ould  certainly help some.  For a one-man. sIioav Willard, the  magician, imitator, mind reader and  humorist gave one .of the best performances Avhich it has been our good  fortune to Avitness, in Richter's hall oh  Saturday eA'oning last. His groAving  feat AA'as a surprise and a mystery to  all present, including the -medical profession.  A pleasant time avus spent at the  birthday party given by Mrs. Harrison to her friends on Monday evening  last. An accident, hoAvever, marred  sonieAvhat the evening's enjoyment, as  little Kathleen Gibson received a rather nasty injury in the face, sustained  from a rock throAvn by a, small playmate.  R. L. CaAVSton and party of men interested in the big LoAve real eatate  deal Avere in the valley over the Aveek  end. We understand that they have  received satisfactory assurance of the  completion of the V. V. & E. thiough  to the coast at no distant date and  Avillgo through with" the deal, possibly starting some of the AA'orkof improvement this fall.  A "colloed" gentlemen, avIio failing  in his attempt to ride the trucks be-  tAA*een here and Princeton on Monday's train, finally got aboard and Avas  pestering the passengers for money  enough to pay his fare, avus finally  gathered into the long arms of the  Uiav by Constable Sproule, avIio happened to be aboard, and next day AA'as  on the carpet before the magistrate at  Princeton.  Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Hargreaves have  rented the Walker bnngaloAV from G.  V|������ *p wu*bwo ���������  THE   BIG    STORE  August  off  h u.. Hardware 10 % off  See Our Bargain Table  Groceries 5 % off  Furniture 10 '/.' off  Cash  Dry Goods 10  *  _  %  I  S  X  X  S  X  X  i  X  X  X  !  I  i  i  t  i  I   FIVE   ROSES   FLOUR  AVe are. "'offering'  I  X  X  for  are  Yes. Cash Always brings Bettor Values  both the Store and the customers. Our Goods  not-shelf worn.    A car load of feed just in.  YourOrder Please  F\ J.  CHURCH FUND  B. Clarke and are bringing over their  household ell'ects from Penticton intending to make Keremeos their home  Contractor Ed Lee is busily engaged  putting the finishing touches on the  bnngaloAV, Avhich had not previously  been finished. Mr. Perrin is visiting  his daughter Mrs. Hargreaves.  Kereineos school opened on Monday  Avith Mrs. Hargreaves in charge and  28 pupils in attendance. This number  Avill likely be increased and a good attendance maintained this term as  there Avere a. number Avho did not get  started on the opening day. Mrs. Hargreaves is a graduate of Toronto University and qualified, to tench languages. Her presence here offers a  most favorable opportunity for any  students Avishing an adA'anced education.  Mr, and Mrs. Charles Loudon and  Mrs. Paul Loudon left on Monday to  attend the funeral of the former's  grandfather, Mr. London sr., of Loom  is. Wash. Mr. Loudon AA'as one of the  pioneers of the Loomis district and  Avas Avell beyond the alloted four-score  years at the time of his death. Though  iie had been ailing for a. Aveek or more  his condition avus not considered serious and his grand-daughter Mrs Richter of this place accompanied by her  mother had left a feAV days previously  for Victoria, Avhither they Avere ac  companying their respectiA-e daughters on their return to school.   ,   v  For the information of those Avho  contributed towatds the fund for finishing and painting the Kereineos  Church we submit the folloAving statement of receipts and disbursements in  connection therewith:  Paid subscriptions, $5 each, .1. J.  Armstrong,' J. A. BroAvn, F. J. Sauve,  J. Knudson, S. McCurdy, G. G. Keel;  er, .Tno. Mattice, Geo.--Kirby, Rev. A.  H. Cameron,'Bromley & Mills, E. M.  Crooker, G. B. Clarke, W. Gillanders,  Mrs. and Carle Keeler, H. Tiveddle, J.  W. Armstrong, T. Drennen, E. D.  Fargo, L. Gillanders, It. A. Carinich-  ael, F. E. Richter. H. Meausette, Mrs.  Daly, Ed. Lee. G. ,11. KnoAvling, E.  Fraser, Mrs. Sauve, O. A. McDonald,  G. S Loudon, Rbbt. McCurdy, D. J.  Innis, O. H. Carle, J. Kiunvles, total,  $105.00; C. H. Armstrong, $+.00; $3.00  each, Arthur Matticev R. L. Gibson,  \V. Fosberry, AV*. Mattice, total. $12;  $2.50 each, M. B. Ew.-irt, Robt, Innis,  Mrs. E. LoAve, Chas. Loudon, total $10  $2 each, Dave Willis, G. S. Tickell, ,T.  M. Young, W. M. Frith, W. R. Hope,  J. Simuionson, Miss McConnell, Mrs.  McLellan, H. Etches, A. Pedy, H.  Goldbeck, G. E. Emory, F. McLean,  R. B. Hogg, total $2S.(X): $1.50 each,  F. Sorge andB. Nickel total $3.00; $1  each, Mrs. Harrison, Mrs. Bromley,  Mrs. J. Mattice, Mrs. BroAvn, Mrs.  Knudson, Mrs.. D. J. Innis, Mrs. W.  H. Cameron, Mrs. G. B. Clarke, Mrs.  Carle, Mrs. EAvart. Mrs. J. W. Armstrong, Mrs. Jas. Innis, P. Quant,,W.  H. Quant, Vv. Benzie, R. C. Armstrong, Sam. Pope, R. L. CaAA'ston,  Mrs. C; Loudon, total $19.00; 50c such,'  Hattie Innis. Ella Innis, Ethel Bromley, Annie Innis, MableKnudson, Miss  M. W. Armstrong. Miss V. Kirby,  total $2.50.  Total paid subscriptions $24+.50;  Proceeds of Mrs. Brown's concert,  $56.90; Proceeds of garden party,  $25.25 ; Proceeds of unused oils and  paints, $19.80. Total receipts from  all sources, $3+6.75.  Disbursements: Paid H. B. Meausette, Avork, $12.00; B. Nickle, Avork.  $13.50; Ed. Lee, carpenter work, $1+.;  R. McCurdy, day's Avork, $3.00; Sam  McCurdy, do., $3.00; E. M. Crooker,  ace, $22.8-1; F. Richter <fc Co., ace,  $107.75; J. Knudson, Avork and material, $39.51; R.T.Barclay, painting.  $130.00.    Total expenditure, $345.00.  Unpaid accounts; R. T. Barclay,  Avork, $11.00, material, $10.00; Albert  Mattice, Avork Avith team, 1.50. Total,  $31.50. Cash on hand 85c- Unpaid  subscription Albert Mattice $5.00.  Total $5.85. Amount still required  $25.65.  J; A. BROWN  Notary Public  CONVEYANCINC', CUSTOMS BROIvl_!'AG]_,  FIKE  INSUKANCK  AGENCY HEDLEY GAZETTE  OFFICE - KEREMEOS. B.C.  i  i  X  X  Five Roses Flour $1.90 per 50 lb bag  Whole Wheat Flour 75c per 25 lbs  Graham Flour 75c per 25 lbs  Rolled Oats, 20 lb bag, 90c  Rolled Oats, 8 lb bag, 35c  Chase & Sanbourn's Coffee, 3 lbs. $1.00  Good Laundry Soap, 20 bars $1.00  All Goods Strictly Guaranteed  FRANK RICHTER & CO.  1  I  X  ���������  X  ���������  m  M  ___  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,  Proprietress.  PentiGton-Keremeos  AUTO STAGE  Makes  the round  trip between  Keremeos and Penticton  'everyday-and  Meets All Trains & Boats  Making  Close Connections and  Affording Rapid Transit  ������        tive scheme, more or less- hazardous, than by in-       ������  Another  90 horse-po\\*er car is  to be added in the course  of a few AAeeks.  No Driver allowed to handle  car who does not thoroughly  understand  his  car   and must  exercise  times.  greatest   care   at   all  @  @  @  *  S  ������  ������  F1GUREOUT  What a few Acre of Keremeos Fruit Lands  will be worth in a few years when  the trees are in bearing  Can you do  better with your savings by      W  lini������ them outside to invest in some specula-       ������t  S5  ������  ������  -1  }_f  i-'l  sir  Ifl  H  ll  II'  i  vesting  them at home in something , that is as  Scafe as the bank and at the same time offers such  big returns on the capital invested.  REmEmBER  We  offer no land but  what has the  water already on it ,  Fruit Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 and 350 per acre.    Town Lots.  Keremeos Land Co., Ltd.  KEREMEOS, B.C.  '������  ;:���������  ������  ������  ill  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE!  Fare $6.00.   Return $10.00  S. M. STUDEBAKER  C.  JE.  SHAW  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provincial Land Survevor.  Office of .1. A. Bioavii  KEREMEOS  B. C.  NOTICE  Certificate of Improvements.  Hiciii.A.vi) l-'UAcriONAL Mineral Claim, situate  in tlic Oso.A'oos Mining Division of Ytilo  District.     Where Loented: Camp Fnirviow  TAKK notice that I. K- H. Parkinson, as  agent for Mrs. Ittirbru'ii McCurdy Kree  Miner's (.'ci'titlcutc So. I0__5H, intend sixty  days from date hereof, to apply to the Mining  Ueeoi-der for a ('ertiticate of Iiuprovenients,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of  the above claim.  And further take  notice that action   under  section :t" must be commenced before the issue  of such Certificates of improvement.  Dated this 8th day of .lime. A. 1)., 1SI11  _;{-10 lilCIIAKIl H. I'akkixsox  PLUMBING  WARM AIR  HEATING  AND  GENERAL  TINSMITHING  ***:���������������:'  Orders  by Mail will receive  Prompt Attention  ESTIMATES FURNISHED ON  APPLICATION  H. B. MEAUSETTE  PrinceCon  NOTICE  PUBLIC HIGHWAYS  |SJOTICIC is hereby given that all Public Hijj  ���������^    AA-ays in  imorgaiiizcd   Districts,   and   :  PirOVINCK Ol'' liKITISU COI.U.AIltIA  '" 'h- I  01 i  Main Trunk Koads in organized districts arc I  sixty-six feet Avide. and have a width of thirty- |  three feet on each side of thu mean straight,  centre line of the travelled road. j  THOMAS  I'.-AYbOI. I  ���������AS-Jl jM'inist,eri)f I'ublic AVor  Dcptirtiiicnt of Public AA'orks  Victoria.]} C��������� July 7tli  lilll  TRY THE  Hedley   Gazette  FOR  Fine Job Printing  SIMILKAMKKN' LA.VD DISTHICT  1)1. TI.'ICT OK  VAI.Ii  TAKK Not ice that Mrs. F.K. Itichtci-of Kcrc-  mens. occupation rancher, intends to apply  I'oi- permission to lease the follo'viii-' described  land  Coimncnciugat a post planted about'5l chains  south and in chains west from the n. av. corner  of let, '_:)_> thence AvestSli chains: thenco south  _(>chs: thcncccast SO ch>: thence north 20 clis  to the point, of commeiici'iiii'iit. and containing  about Hid acres, more or less.  CHAS. KICHTEI.'  agent for Ml.  Ausriisl -.'iid. Kill.  M. K. llichter  31-10  TRY THE  H edley Ga zette  for  Fine Job Printing  ADVERTISE   IN   THE    GAZETTE  Auction Sale  ���������m*������c*tfeamui������tiMin������maeimi������tieKittu������.  KEREnEOS  MEAT   MARKET  Fresh Fish  Every Thursday  I  ��������� 'M  i;..  ; i*l  >. if  ���������!   il  E. m. crooker:  MfefcfcMMfeMMMMfcMMfcraWtftititift  Imported French Coach  Stallion  The  undersigned Avill offer  for sale  by public Auction, at  Innis' Livery Barn, Keremeos  on  Saturday,   September 2nd  at 1 p. m.. the Imported French Coach  Stallion, Diploinate, (-1198), Avinner at  the Great Central SIioav at Paris; 1000.  Diploinate avus purchased by the Similkameen French Coach Horse Association from McLaughlin Bros, of Spokane, four years ago. He is a beautiful dark bay, H'i hands high, bred by  M. Louis Bresnard, department of La  Manche, sired by Government Stallion  Tavorny, dam Brnnnette by Colporteur. He AA'as foaled May 20th, 100:..  May be seen in the interval at W. .1.  Man cry's ranch.  D. McCURDY, Auctioneer  Kcrcmeos-Penticton Mail Stage.  LeaA'esKereineos for Penticton on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, at noon.  Le.'iA'os Penticton on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 7 a. m., arriving iu  Keremeos at noon.  W. E. \V'i:i.uv. Proprietor.  SING LEE  Laundry,    Contracting-  kinds  Ditch diffgin.  ������'  of   all-t |  Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese-  Labor.  IvRIU-MEOS, B.C.  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  ItKAL ESTATK MINKS  A^ent for :  London & Lancashire Kire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guiuunteo Co.  Kkhkmeos. B. C.  SILKS  ,arge Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOMflY SINO, Keremeos.

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