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 AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume VII.  HEDLEY, B.C., THURSDAY, FEBliUABY 2. 1911.  Number 4.  1  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 years'practice in Vancouver.J  S. O. L; Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,       -      -      B. C.  K. C. BROWN  BARRISTER and SOLICITOR  NOTARY PUBLIC, Etc.  PRINCETON,  B.C.  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Rates Moderate.  A. Baknes, Prop.  Pknticto.v, B.C.  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate,  Mine*.  Crown    Grants   Applied   For  Under Laud  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.  Grand Union  HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  j! A. WINKLER, Proprietor  HEDLEY BARBER SHOP  ffwo Doors North of Bank of B. X. A.  [PAIR   CUTTING   A   SPECIALTY  Razors Honed.  Hot and Cold Baths in Connection  W. T. BUTLER.  A. Fj & A. M.  ZQfXT       REGULAR monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge No. 1,'i, A. E. & A. M���������  are held on  the second   Friday in  ijuch month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  m-ethren are cordially invited to attend.  '���������*, K. FRASER, J. A. SCHUBERT,  XV. M Secretary  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge  1711 are held on  ^-'.'VSi.  f" tl'������    third    Monday    in    every  ^--S-^iir>?/-iifeS2>"ionth in Fraternity Hull.   Visit"  [gig brethern arc cordially invited to attend.  JOHN JAMIESON, XV. M.  F. "DOLLKMORE. Sect.  A. C. STl'I'l)  IIAKOLI)   .MVVNI-:  II.M.V  pTUDD & DALV,  Members Vnncouvcr Stock Exchange  fieal Estate,   Insurance, Stock, Loan  | and Mortgage Brokers  f 728 Hastings Street \V  j Opposite New Post Ollice  I P. O. BON !l(������i  Vancouver, - - B. C.  w.  H. T.  GAHAN  '  Barrister,  Solicitor,  Notary Public, Etc.  Mpkic  PENTICTON,  Block:  B. C.  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  THE SLOCAN vs. JIM HILL "  Great Northern Politely Told That Their  Room is Preferable to their Company  Everything New and  First-Glass  Bar supplied with the Choicest.  Liquors and Cigars, and Special  Attention   paid   to   the   Table.  , PALACE  Livery, Feed & Sale tables  JflS. CLARKE  Watchmaker  Clocks and Watches for Sale..  HEDLEY   B. C.  ir A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.   IF Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  ,.  Office of Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phon   11.        I N NIS  BROS. Proprietors.  Try  nWWWWOSkV  Vidoria  Cross  CEYLON TEA.  Pure  and  invigorating.  There is ��������� a fierce indictment against  the Grout Northern Rail wa y Conipahy  over their workings of the Kaslo &  Slocan Railway, by the citizens of  Kaslo. They have unanimously voted  at a public meeting to call the attention of the government to the subject,  and urging them either to force the  G. N. R. to operate tlie line or cancel  their charter.    The Kooteuaian says:  "The K. & S. train did not go out  last Tuesday and it is doubtful if the  line will ever again he operated by  the Great Northern. * We hope not.  What the people of Kaslo would like  to see is the pulling out of the Great  Northern outfit complete, and give  another line a chance to develop the  territory that has of late been so contemptuously neglected by the Hill  company. !  RECIPR0CI1T  HE HAS HIS ANSWER  Fielding and Patterson would  Sacrifice British Columbia's Interests.  BLOW TOFRUIT MOWING-INDUSTRY  Lumber Interests Would Also Receive  Severe Set-back���������Prairie', Markets  Would be Free to Exploitation of  Americans.  WELL DONE BURRILL  Member   for    Yale-Cariboo    Denounces  Wanton Ruin of the Fruit Industry  Stocks  mines  Herbertfi. Brown  Broker  MEMBER   VANCOUVER.  MINING EXCHANGE  443 Pender St. W. Vancouver.  Write me about-vour claims.  NOTICE  This is how Martin/Bun-ill regards  the reciprocity bargain of Fielding and  Patterson:  "The abolition of the duties on fruit  come as an unexpected, disastrous  and absolutely unjustifiable blow to  the fruit industry of British Columbia  in particular, and indeed, to Ontario  as well.  "In British Columbia there has  been tremendous investment in fruit  lands. The whole industry is in the  construction stage and is being developed under expensive and somewhat difficult conditions.  "Our great natural market on the  Canadian prairies is being rapidly exploited by Washington and Oregon in  spite of, the existing tariff. The wiping out of the tariff f, means fiercer  competition in the Canadian market  with absolutely no equivalent, as the  great fruit states south of the line  supply every market within their own  borders and are heavy, exporters. The  Government is absolutely unjustified  by facts iii proposing the free entry of  United States fruits.  SIMILKAMEEN' LAND DISTRICT.  "Distkict or Vale.  rr<ikc notice that I. Henry Allini Barcelo .of  -*���������. Keren)00s. occupation, fanner, intends to  apply for permission to purchase the following  described lauds:  Commencing at a post planted about 1A miles  east of the S. K. corner or.W. Cohen's P..R. No.  ���������112, Lot 2SM: thence 20 chains north, thence 20  chains east, thence 20 chains south, thence 20  chains 'west and containing- 10 acres, more or  less.  II. A. BARCELLO  January, 7th, 1011,  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  Distkict ok Vale  TAKK NOTICE that I.-Lome Stanley Coleman, of Keremeos. occupation engineer  intend) to apply for permission^ to purchase the  following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted about 10  chains east of tlie south east corner of Lot No.  ���������ills, thence (ill chains .south to a point BO feet  north of the International boundary line,  thence west 20 chains, thence north 00 chains,  thence east 20 chains to point of commencement.  IjOKNE Stanlhv Coi.e.ma.v  Dec. 5th, 1010 1-10  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  COASTING ACCIDENT  The first casualty attending the  dangerous sport of coasting on Hospital hill occurred oh Saturday evening  when little Viola Messenger, aged 9  years, lost control of her sled and failed to make the bridge. Her head came  in contact with the brace on the outside of the railing and she was picked  up in ah unconscious condition and  carried into the hospital. The spell of  unconsciousness lasted for several  hours and alarmist reports were circulated which exaggerated the nature  of the injuries received. Next day.  however, her condition was much improved and by Monday afternoon she  was moved from the hospital to her  home. Her injury, besides the deep  cut made iu her forehead by coming  in contact with the bridge, consisted  principally in concussion of the brain,  but no permanent ill results are anticipated.  KING GEORGE INVITED  NOTICE  Certificate of Improvements.  Doi.imii.n" and SiMis Eiiactioxal Mineral  Claims, in the Osoyoos Alining Division of  Yale District. Where located: on the east side  of l.eremeos (reckon Manuel   Darcel's ranch.  Take Notice that 1, ('. A. Ktocss of Eelownu,  B. C. acting as agent for Chas. XV. Jordan, of  Olalla. H.C free miner's eortilicato No BISKiOl.  intend, sixty days from date hereof, to apply to  the Mining Recorder for a Certillcate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining si  Crown Grant- of the above claim.  And further take notice Hint, action under  section 37 must be commenced before the issue  of such Certilirutcs of improvement.  C. A. STOKSS  Dceonilier2!Hh, l!'l"- nO-10  Asked to Visit Canada in 1914 for Peace  Centeunial  (Victoria Colonist.)  It is proposed to invite his Majesty  to visit Canada and participate in the  celebration of the Centennial of Peace  between Great Britain and the United  States, which will be held in 1914. The  idea is an excellent one, but it is to be  hoped that it will not interfere with  any arrangements which His Majesty  may contemplate in the way of an  earlier visit.  POLITICAL CRISIS  Chariot tetown. P. F. 1., Jan. 21,- -  William Laird, Liberal mbeber for the  second district of Queens, in the local  legislature, has resigned owing to ill-  health. The by-election has been called for Februarys. Including Laird,  the parties now stand: Liberals 1(S;  Conservatives, 1-1. At tlie last general  election Laird's majority was .1(10. The  fight will be a Herce one, as the fall of  the government hangs on the result.  When Fielding and Patterson went  to Washington to 'resume negotiations  for reciprocal trade relations with the  States the possibility of them agreeing  to any arrangements which would  prove inimical to Canadian interests  was not taken seriously and it was  therefore a somewhat rude awakening  when Fielding announced the result in  the House of Commons.  The following despatch from Victoria shows how it is regarded there:  VICTORIA, Jan. 27���������Premier McBride interviewed this morning said:  ,'While I do not wish to take an alarmist view of the reciprocity arrangements that have been laid before the  house at Ottawa, it "is abundantly: eviT  dent from' a perusal of the proposals  that if adopted they will inflict very  serious injury to this province. As he  knows the conditions prevailing here  surely we may look to Mr. Teinpleman  to protect our interests and to bring  about sortie modification of the very  drastic changes it is proposed to adopt!  SEVERE INJURV  "Take for instance the free entry into Canada of fruit, dairy products and  agricultural products generally.    This  means an injury  to  our agricultural  classes that will be most severe. In the  first pi ace   it will  put the markets of  the prairie   provinces   in   the   hands  largely of the America ns,  who  can,  even   under existing conditions compete there with our fruitgrowers and  those of eastern  Canada.   In  British  Columbia the fruit  industry by great  efforts is being built up and it must be  remembered  that in the states to the  south,  where the  industry is  long established,   with very   large   areas of  cleared land, it costs very much  less  to  market   fruit than  it does   here,  where we  are endeavoring to settle  our lands,   and where  the advantage  of a tariff enabling us to  have a good  market in the prairies   has in the past  operated helpfully.     To remove this  vantage now will most seriously injure our efforts to settle and build up  the province.     The same applies   to  other branches  of agriculture,  and to  make our markets free to  the United  States   will not greatly   reduce   the  prices our farmers are  now getting,  but in  those commodities such as butter,   eggs  -iml poultry of which   our  output does not yet equal the demand,  the result  will he that instead   of importing from  other parts of Canada,  these will  be shipped us from  Washington,  from Oregon  and from  California,  and  the   trade with   Ontario  and the other eastern provinces would  decrease.   This will not only effect the  Canadian farmer, but it will lessen the  volume of traffic on our transportation  lines and  build up the  business of the  competing  lines in the country to the  south.  IJ LOW TO TIMHER INDUSTRY  The free entry of lumber from the  United States will also be a most serious blow to our timber industry,  throwing the market of the ,prairies  into the hands of the Americans lessening the trade of Canadian transporting lines.  NO HKNEKIT TO CANADA  Looking over tlie whole matter as  set out in the despatches from Ottawa  I cannot see in what way the proposals can be of any benefit to Canada-,  The country has been progressing well,  times have been prosperous and the  people contented, and the advantages  to be attained by the present-proposals  are. to my mind, wholly to the United  After   the combing down given 'Me-.  Connell in   these columns, in our issue  of January 5th  he attempts  an   explanation of his relations  with Wiar-  ton Beet Sugar which would be laughed at -in* Wiai-ton  where  the  circumstances" are known.    He  now gives a  new version of what he says transpired between him  and  the Mayor on  that occasion when he stopped him in  the street from what he himself stated  to us  when  in. Hedley  in the  fall  of  liKX).    His attitude  then towards  the  Mayor was most savagely unfriendly  and  went to the  extent of rejoicing  that he had been  beaten  in his election.    Now he says .that, the  Mayor  only accused him of dunning  him for  payment of a stock subscription.    The  Mayor was a man who paid  his debts  and   would take  no offence at merely .  being asked to discharge any   obligation he had contracted and there was  nothing in that to arouse the amount  ef   animus   displayed   by   McConnell  concerning it.    To ask   the public  to  believe anything so puerile is to ask an  absurdity.  Next he reverts to the wireless situation and puts to the editor of the  Gazette a. series of questions not one  of which is honestly or fairly put and  as such they are not capable of being  answered "yes" or "no." Almost-  eeery one of them contains a kernel of  truth; the rest is a lie. To the truthful part we answer "yes"; to the lying  part we answer, "no".  The facts are these:  late in  December 1909 a friend  brought to us a cdpy  of    the   September    number   of   the  "World's  Work"   magazine  in which  was an attack on United Wireless in a  communication  signed  C. M. K.   and,  part of it a gross attack upon the personal honor of one of the directors in  particular, although, so far   as we can  remember   at   present,    neither   the  name of the company nor  that of the  individual director attacked was given  but the attack was so cleverly worded  as to liiake it unmistakeable   who he  wanted to stab.   The.  thing  was too  serious  to   disregard and  we immediately  wrote   Charles   L.   Parker,  of  Vanoouver,  for an  explanation, notwithstanding     the    fact     that     the  cowardice of the writer in  concealing  his  indentity  under a pen name forfeited any claim  to be believed.    The  magazine we  had to return   next day.  The reply we received from Mr. Parker under date of  December 23rd. 1909  concerning it  (and   we  would a. hundred times rather  trust Mr. Parker to  tell  the  truth,  as  we believe  he did.  than trust any statement made by the  editor of the Sunset) is as follows;  "Now in regard to the article in the  September number of the World's  Work", that was attacking United  Wireless all right and the promoter  referred to was intended to be niy  father. Apparently the letter had  been submitted to a lawyer before be  ing printed and you can see for yourself therewas absolutely nothing definite in it on which we could bring suit.  As far as the article goes I think it is  a boost for United Wireless. As far  as I could see, the principal kick in the  article was that some imaginary man  had bought United Wiieless stock at  $20 per share and several months later  wanted the Company to buy it back  at $30 a share which they would not  do. Did you ever hear of any company that could sell stock at any certain price, use the money received  from the sale of that stock building  up a system and a few months later  pay the man $10 per share more than  he paid the company in the first place?  Why it is ridiculous. Our only reason  for selling stock is to get money to  complete our system with and lniiid  more stations. When we sella man  stock we never tell him we will buy it  back later. We couldn't if we wanted  to as our charter forbids us buying  our own stock. You can readily see  that if a company is permitted to buy  its own stock that stock could easily  be manipulated. We can buy any  other stock but our own. When wo  get a man's money I'm- stock we spend  it building stations with. We are not  running a bank and keeping a-man's  money   on   deposit ready   to pay back  States.    To   Canada, the   effect will  bo j to him at  any time and  certainly not  to disorganize trade conditions, injure  our industries  and our Canadian lines  of traffic, and all for the benefit of the  Americans."  with iiO per cent, added.  The   man who wrote  the  the "World's Work" is ('. M.  Continued on l\'ige Two  iiitii-Ic  Keves, THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE,.-   FEB 2, 1911.  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  ssuwd on 'P.iursdn'.--. Iiy the Hl-:i>I.KV OAZia-rn  r'iONTISli AND I'l'III.ISUlXO ClIMlUN V.  l.l.MlTl-:!). ' ill', iledlcv.  J1. C.  HE HAS HIS ANSWER  Continued from Page One  I  Water Notice  Subscriptions in Advance  !���������<:��������� Year.... ...S2.01  "   (l-nited Status)...".   i Auotiee is hereby given that an application will  ��������� i.i. i.       >*,,,, |.,,,,,v 11,.. \\r,,,.11-'< W'oilv- !        -he niade under part V. of the '���������Water Act"  think,      lou Unow the \\oilks V\ oi lv ; ,,���������,,,_ 1(J ol)t.U|| .inionw -��������� thc Similkameen  I is now controlled by   the Standa.id Oil I Water district of the district of Yale.  i ',-���������    i ji; ,,,.', I,.,.... i,,.,,,, r,,li,,vv a���������Tlie inline, address, and occupation of the  ; Company and if you have been lollow- . .li)1)lj(..tll(<  ,,._ KH^buth   Richlcr.  executrix of  ! ing tiny of 1 heir ail ides you remember (the Will of the late rru.nl;,Kichter.  i i-l,t,i  ii',;J''    M    !,'..\.,.^   1i.'.������ fin- llu- n-mt        h���������The   name of tin: lake, stream or source  thai this C. Al. K< .\ es   lias loi  tin   p.i.-a | (jf llllllil|11(,(1 tll(, description is) a spring on He.;.  {year   been     writing-articles    boost ing | :������. township l"  I Standard Oil,   telling how good it and '  THE ''BANK'OK  is >  ������������������il  ���������>.r,o  Advertising Rates  Measurement, 12 lines to the inch.  all of its officers were.  This practically answeis all of the  'questions' asked by McConnell- and  here is a list of them:  (l)--Were you or were you not warned of tho  swindling nature of the United Wireless stock  long before the crash came.'  (2)���������Were vou not shown a nmga-dnc article  containing ii detailed account of the methods  pursued by that fraudulent concern to push  push the sale of that-stock, several months before the swindle was worked out by the United  States postal authorities.  ���������w��������� ���������         (3)���������Were not those methods   the  same  as  inch, .$1.00 for ono insertion, 25 cents for   those you  were instructed to use and did you  each subsequent insertion:   Over one inch, | not continue to use them after having been  "' *" '   "   warned?  Ml���������After having month before been warned  of the swindle you were promoting did yon not  hypocritically describe the final exposure in  your paper as "a bolt from the blue," just as ii.  you hud no reason to expect such a tiling.  To be more explicit, however, we  mav  add   that   after   learning   these,  Land Notices���������Cortii'u-iites of improvement: etc.  ������7.00 for (iO-day notices, and ������5.00 for M-day  notices.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  ������1.2.5; over 1 inch aud up to 1 inches, S1.00  per. inch perinont.li. To constant ad vertisei-s  taking larger spuce than four inches, on  application, rates will be given ot reduced  charges, based on sine of space and length  of time.  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one���������!  10 cents per lino for first insertion and o  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable iu advance.  Changes for contract advertisements should  be in the ollico by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue.  Advertisements will be changed once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. Kdr changes of tenor than once a month  he 'price-of composition  will be charged at  regular rates.        '.'..,..  A. MEGRAW. Managing Editor.  Full Moon  11  qj������������!,'i!������~*.������  *t*   New  Moon '  no  d.ust-fliiar.  22  i*     Firs  j-qniu1.  1011  FEB  1011  Sun. Mon.  T lies. Wed.  Tim. Fri. Sat.  1  G  2      :i  -1  5       (5  7  8  0      10  11  12     13  14  15  1(5     17  18  10     20  21  22  28.    -^  25  26     27  2S  i  1  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  It is instructive to scan the editorial  columns of United States papers these  days and note the views they express  on the reciprocity agreement. Some  ol' them are brutally candid, on the  subject of what Uncle Sam has in  stole for Canada,  Thirty years' operation of the Canadian tariff or National Policy has resulted in over 150 American industries  establishing branch fact-ones in Canada. It was not until they had become convinced of the fact that protection to home industry had become  a fixed principle in.Canada's fiscal policy that the" movement became general, and now when Vancouver was  counting on gtlting a. branch of the  United States Stool plant and Hamilton, Out, are about to get the Oliver  Plow Works, of Indiana, which Elbert  Hubbard says will mean an addition  in population of 25000 from that one  industry it is surely an inopportune-  time for Fielding, Patterson, Laurier  et al. to give them the impression that  if they wait a. bit it may not be necessary for them to come at all.  The announcement that fruit is one  of the commodities to go on the free  list in the reciprocity arrangements  entered into by Canadian commissioners Fielding and Patterson comes like a  thunderclap to fruit-growers great and  small. Large concerns that had un-  deraken huge irrigation schemes involving the expenditure of sums in  the neighborhood of a   million  dollars  in some cases more, have reason to  be dismayed at the prospect of heavy  loss staring them in the face, and men  who had saved tip a few thousands  out of the earnings of almost a lifetime and put it into fruit lands at  prices ranging from $200 to $700 per  acre expecting the investment to  keep them in their declining years,  are alike dumbfounded at the suddenness with which this calamity has  come upon them. After adopting a  fiscal system and demonstrating by a  trial of over thirty years that it has  been the means of building up a prosperous country-it seems incredible  that a man in banner's position would  put in the power of two old chaps like  the Commissioners to work ruin of  this nature and extent.  facts from Parker we paid no more attention to C. M. K. than to tlie barking ot a yellow dog, and only a blackguard like the editor of the Sunset or  of "World's Work" would permit the  publication of an attack upon the bona  fides of an iustituti> ai or the. personal  honor of an individual by any one  who was too cowardly to sign his  name. The Sunset code of honor in  that respect we all know, and thanks  to Ida. M. Tarbell and Tom Lawson we  also know something of the capabilities of the power behind the throne in  "World's Work."  To further prove the lying resorted  toby McConnell in this list of questions, it is only necessary to-point out  that the last sale of stock was made  here on September 10th, 1909, and  that neither after seeing the article by  C. M. lv. nor for weeks before was a;  man in Hedley asked to buy a share  of the stock. But the C. M. K. article  had nothing whatever to do with the'  cessation of stock sales. The only reason for this was that the price of the  stock had then gone beyond a mark  where the editor of the Gazette was  prepared to put any of his own money  into it and he is not in the habit of  pressing others to risk where he will  not do so himself.  Another lie contained in the questions is the assumption that any  prominence given to Wireless in the  columns of the Gazette was due to any  instructions received from any source  whatever. A careful examination of  our office files, moreover, shows that  only three times in the six months  proceeding the action of the post  office authorities in the. middle of .Tune  last, was Wireless mentioned in our  columus and in every instance it was  the reproduction of a news item concerning it taken from Vancouver  dailies and had no reference whatever  to the purchase of stock.  Thus McConnell the prince of lying  slanderers, has again had his lies put  down his throat. Possibly when he  gets a little older he will learn who to  leave alone and quit .imagining that  others could be as unprincipled as  himself.  We believe United Wireless is not a  swindle and the statement of the finances and position of the company received by shareholders the other day  warrants the belief.  And yet we. have reason  too to both  thank  and pity  him.    Thank him because he. has compelled us to bring out  facts that may tend to clear away mis- !  conceptions  on the'part of some who i  perhaps might  have been   disposed to !  blame,���������facts   that  we   had preferred !  to hold back rather that obtrude upon j  the public:  and pity  him   because   he  has allowed   himself to be  drawn into  a trap  through   having  been   given a  "wrong steer" by others.  c���������The point of diversion at the spring.  d -The quantity of water applied l'or|in cubic  feet per second) U cubic foot.  e���������The character of the proposed works is a  ditch HOOyards- ���������  f���������Tho premises on which the water is to.be  used (describe same) hot 17S. See. 27, tp. 17.  g���������The purposes for which the water is to be  used, irrigation.  h���������If for irrigation, descrihe.thc land intended to bo irrigated, giving acreage, part of the  north A of hot 178, sec. 27, tp 17.  k���������This notice was posted on the 25th day of  .lanuary, lilll, and application will bo made to  the Commissioner on the 20th day of February.  1011. ,���������      .  F. Klizabeth'Kichter  .   ''    , Keremeos,-B. C.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKKN' LAXD DISTRICT  DISTKICT OH' VALK  NOTICE  SIaKUCAaIEKX land district  DISTRICT Ol'' VAI.K  '"Pake notice that Theodore Clows Phillips, of j  ���������*- Cranbrook, 11. C. occupation C.l'.K. Audi- \  tor, intends to apply for permission to purchase !  the following described lands: I  Commencing at a post planted at tho southwest corner of Pre-emption 2.'1s, thence north  SO chains, thence west SO chains, thence south  HI) chains, thence oust SO chains, containing Oil)  acres, more or less.  Tm*onoiiE Clows Puii.i.ii's       i  ."VI..I. McKeown. locator. |  Oct 2Stb, 1010. 1S-10        1  TRY THE |  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  rPako notice that C. J. Loewen, of "Vancouver,  .occupation real estate agent, intends to  ;vpply for permission to purchase the following  ���������land:  Commencing at a post planted at the North  West Corner of Lot Xi~: thence northerly along  the east shore of Dog Lek'e, SO chains more or  loss to the South West Cornerof Lob Mil, thence  cast 7i:ilinks, more or less, to the east boundary of the Columbia and Western Hail way.  right of way, being the west boundary of Lot  1710, group i; then southerly SO chains, more or  less along the west boundary of lot 2710, to the  north boundary of Lot :J37; thence' west 'Ichaihs  more or less to the point of commencement and  containing twenty-live acres more or less.  OHA RLKS .1. L( lEW EN .'  ��������� Richard II. Parkinson, agent.  Jan 23th, lilll. 1-10  75 Years in Business Capital and Reserve Over $7,300,000  Three-Quarters of sl Century  ol: sound bunking unci steady pi-ogress has'demonstrated  the strength and security of tlie"' Bank of British North  Americe.  Your savings could not be safer than with us. -One  Dollar is sufficient to start an account. Interest at highest current rate is added twice a year. Money may be  withdrawn at any time.  Hedley Branch,  H. A Hincks, Manager  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OI'*  VAT.K  ���������"PAKE notice that Mrs. Florence K. Richter,  -*- of Kereineos, occupation rancher, intends  t6 apply for peoniission to purchase the following described lands:  'Commencing at a post planted at the sw  corner.of Lot 217, thence north lOchains, thence  west 20 chains, thence south 10 chains, thence  east 20 chains to point of commencement.  FLORENCE E..RICHTER  January27th. 1911 -1-10' .>.  *AT IT HERE SIIICE1900T  CO.  ^SavelourJIonef,  ���������*(9mntxice, How!  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THE HEDLEY GAZETTE,  FEB 2. 1911.  ���������Town..and DIstrM.  }f  I'll  Dr. .Jackson, dentist, went to Princeton on Tuesday, after a busy week in  .Hedley. '';;. -.',.���������"  On Sunday evening next'Rev. A. H.  .Cameron will continue His discourses  on the .subject of church union.  Geo. S. Loudoiiand wife, of Keremeos Centre, were- in town on Friday  last returning home on Saturday.  If you like good sweet apple eider  take your pitcher to Rolls and get a  quart 20c, ���������'or a, gallon for 05c���������It will  soon be all gone.  The days have  already lengthened  out an  hour and twenty one minutes,  twenty-five  minutes  in   the 'morning  , and fifty.six in the evening. r  Word   was   received   on   Saturday  from   YV. A. McLean who wrote from  <   Portland saying that  Mrs.  Gillespie  had stood tlie journey quite well.  Exchanged by Mistake at Shatford's  Hall the  night of the Hospital dance;  .a lady's .-ize 3i rubber for a oh.   The 8-A  rubber is now at this orifice.  Miss Corrigan, of Keremeos is visiting in Hedley for a. few days with her  father and brothers, and is the guest  of her uncle and aunt, Mr. and Mrs.  John Wirth.  Holly Brown was taken to the hospital on Saturday for treatment for  her ailment. During the past week  she has been subject to a series of  convulsions. A  John. Love, of Phoenix, paid Hedley  a visit last week and remained for a  couple of days. He reports Phoenix  prosperous and mining in that section  in a healthy condition.  On Tuesday night next (7th inst) the  Lyceum Players will appear in Hedley  under the auspices of the Ladies' Hospital Auxiliary. General admission  75 cents; reserved seats $1.00.  Dr. McCaffrey, of Princeton, came  down on Tuesday and assisted Dr. McEwen in tho amputation of a portion  of \V. T. Atherton's feet which hud  been frozen during  the late cold snap.  Mrs. Frank Logsden arrived in town  last week on her return from a lengthy,  visit to her,friends in California. She  remained a day and then went on to  Princeton where her husband is working.  The harpist Tioiuanillo is a strong  feature of the entertainment given by  tlie Lyceum Players. He is declared  ���������by many to be the equal of Miss Sas-  : soli the celebrated harpist -'who accompanied Melba.  The annual general meeting of the  Hedley General Hospital will be held  on Tuesday Feb. 14th for presentation  of the financial statement and election  of a- new Board of Directors, as 'well as  to consider other, matters of importance. ������������������'     _  Walter McRaye the. noted entertainer has the oversight imd direction of  tlie Lyceum Players. He has no equal,  in liis presentation of habitant stories,  but on this occasion there will only be  time for him to give one habitant selection.  February 2nd. Ecclesiastics call it  Candlemas Day, but we on the frontier will continue to know it as  "groundhog day" and will stick to the  , old legend of the groundhog and his  shadow. Now what did that "stone  mowitch" do to-day, anyhow?  Four short plays will be put on by  C. P. AValker's Lyceum Players.  While each play under the circumstances must be short they are nevertheless claimed to contain qualities  which make them dramatic gems, and  the members of the troupe have genius  and skill to bring out those qualities.  Miss Emily Jackson, of the JNew  Zealand was taken violently ill at the  end of tlie week with an acute attack  of appendicitis. On Friday evening  her condition was quite serious but on  Sunday then.* was a marked improvement and she was considered fit to  stand the journey to Spokane for  treatment.  The Saturday Sunset editor appears  to have found an echo in the scribe  who runs the Chilliwack New Era.  When the latter wants to play the  role of foot-licker be; should seek a-  worthier oxainplar than the blackguard of tho Sunset who apparently  has only to take snuff to set his Chilli-  Avack protege sneezing.  Last week some of those who had  discarded their wood-burning stoves  and put in coal stoves had a taste of  trying to keep up heat by burning  wood in their coal stoves and are not  disposed to regard it as being much of  a success. A car-load of coal which  was about ten days overdue was responsible for the shortage. Fortunately the coal man happened to have a.  fair supply of wood on hand or some  would have been rather badly caught.  The; new matron of the HodIe\- Hospital is Miss Margaret M." Miller who.  had her professional training and.  miich of licit.* practice ill Scotlond, although she has had appointments in  this country both in Alberta and British Columbia. She. is expected to arrive here before this issue is in the  post office^  Mr. and Mis. Rotherham entertained the members of'the.Golf Club at  their residence on Friday evening last  when a very enjoyable time was spent.  To-night the Golfers meet in Fraternity hall for a farewell party to Misses  Fraser and Bond of the Hospital staff.  Cards, dancing, music and other diversions will be provided in the way of  entertainment.  The burning =o'f-. fire-crackers and  general hullabaloo a round the Chinese  quarter left no doubt that China, New  Year had come around again. Sortie  of the tyees also made their rounds  among their patrons distributing tea  packages and other presents showing  their good will and illustrating that  .the New Year spirit is abroad among  them.  The Presbyterians, of Penticton, extended a call- to Rev. W. Miller, a  graduate of Queens^University, Kingston, who was a missionary student in  Fairview in the summer of 1901. He is  also a brother of Rev. John M. who is  well known throughout tho province  having had charge of important congregations at Phoenix, Nanainiq and  other points. The Presbyterians of  Penticton. have madeaio mistake in  their choice, and Mr. Miller in coming  back to the Okanagan after an interval of ten years will find himself in a  somewhat different atmosphere.  ��������� Coasting down the Hospital hill on  Webster street is. now a favorite diversion. The grade is over fifteen per  cent and the bottom of it is the bridge  over twenty-mile. To fail to steer  straight on to the bridge would mean  disaster and the speed attained.is tha t  of an express train. So great is the  momentum that the sleds after striking the level continue along Webster  street on a slight up-grade for a distance, of about a .block and a half.  Grown-ups who savvy the 'sport ih'ay  engage in it with comparative safety  but where their example is likely to  encourage children it is questionable  whether it is wise to permit it. Then  there is the danger to street traffic  which it entails. No team would stand  the meeting of a sled or toboggan going at such a rate.  keep; your eyes on  CAMP H  WATCH IT GROW  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 COMPAPY, Ltd.,  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager - HEDLEY, B.C.  NOTICE  SIMILICAMKEX LAND DISTKiCT  UJSTKJCT Ol-' VALE  "pake notice that I, Koberr, Cm-ew Armstrong-  x        ot. Keremeos, B. C��������� occupation Rancher  ihten'clN'to apply for permission to purchase the  following-described lands:  Commencing at a post planted at the north-  cast corner of Lob 671s; thence west 10 chains,  thence north (5 chains, more or less, to thc Si-'  niilkariieon River: thence following the mean-  dorings of the river- easterly to point of commencement, and containing "JO ocrcs, more or  less.  UOUEKT CARKW ARMSTRONG.  J. L\ Thomas, Agent.  Dec. 10th, 1910 19-10  i  NOTICE  S1MILICAMHEN LANll DISTRICT  WSTHICT OK YA1.K  rj*,AKE notice that "William Stewart, of Cran-  x brook. 11. C, occupation Hotel manager,  intends to apply for permission to puichascthc  folio wing described lands:  Commencing aba post planted at the southwest corner of lot 9158. thence south So chains,  thence east SO chains, bhencc norbhSO chains,  bhencc wesb 80 chains, containing 610 acres,  more or less.  William Stewakt  M. J, McICeown, locator.  Oct. -JSth, 1910.    ' ���������    ..   . 1S-10  I  X  K  x  x  K  x  X  K  x  K  X  K '  K-  x  X  X  X  K  x  x  X  X  X-  K  OOOD PRINTING  Such as You should use when yoil want  to make an impression  on  customers.  Is Only Obtained  . ,    By using modern type faces on good stock  The   Gazette  Job   Department  is prepared to turn it out for you  Patronize the Home- Shop  You Want Home Trade.  X  X  X  X  J  X  ��������� X  X  X  jg  M  X  ;  X  X  X  X  X  X  ?  X  X  X  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OK  VALE  .    HEDLEY MINING MAPS  The Geological Survey Branch of  the Mines Department at Ottawa announce the following list of maps for  distribution which should interest  people residing in this camp and those  generally throughout the province  who take an interest in the mineral  development of British Columbia:  Map 1 A.���������Hedley Mining District,  British Columbia. Scale, 1,000 feet to  1 inch. This is a topographical map  with contour intervals of 100 feet.  Map 2 A.���������Hedley Mining District.  British Columbia. Scale 1,000 feet to  1 inch. This map shows the geology  and topography of the district and  should be of great value to those engaged in prospecting or development  work. The district has not been  thoroughly explored.  Map 3 A.���������Mineral claims on Henry  creek near Hedley, B.C. Scale S00  feet to 1 inch. This shows the geology  and topography of this district, which  lies about 2 miles above the town of  Hedley.  Map 1 A.���������Golden Zone Mining  Camp near Hedley, B. C. Scale 000  feet to 1 inch. This shows the geology  and topography of this camp, which  lies about S miles north of Hedley,  Maps 1 A, 2 A, 3 A and -1 A accompany Memoir No. 2. The geology is  by C. Camsell and tlie topography by  C. Camsell and L. Reinecke.  .'T-AKEnotice that William V. Coons, of Van-  .**��������� couver, occupation Broker, intends to  aimly for"permission to purchase the following  described lunds:    .-  ,  Commencing at a post planted about one and  one-half miles north and east from Bromley  Station on thc Great Northern Railway; thence  south 10 chains; thence west eighty chains:  bhencc north -10 chains, thence cast SO chains to  the point of beginning containing 320 acres  more or less.  WILLIAM V. COONS  Hicks A. Lee, agent  October ISth. 1910 .   16-10  I" t    a     a/^TXTT-QTn-r������m I  *���������    x     a     onTTTrD-ni-Dm s  K  X  a  x  Newly  Designed Wall  Paper  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT 01'* VALE  'T'AICE nobicte that Matilda M. McClelland of  *        Vancouver, B. C, occupation widow, intends to apply for permission to purchase thc  following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted one and one-  half miles north and cast of Bromloystatibn on  the Great Northern Railway; thence north SO  chains; thence east 80 chains; thence south 80  chains; thence wesb 80 chains to thepoint of beginning containing lilO acres more or less.  Matilda M. McClelland  Hicks A. Lee, Agent  October ISth, 1910 l(i-10  METEOROLOGICAL.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OK  VALE  HTA.ICE-NOTICE thub.Iohn  Richter of  ICcre-  ���������*���������        mcos,   occupation.   Farmer,  intends   to  apply for permission to pure base the following  described lands  Commencing fit a post planted  at tho S. E.  corner of  Lob 303, Group I.  Osoyoos.   thenco SO  chains cast,  thence III chains south,   thence SH  west,  thence -II) chains  north to  point of com  iiienccment, containing 3'_'n acres in Tp. .">"i.  JOHN" HI CUT EH  October li-ltli, 11)111.  The following are the readings showing temperature, etc., for the week  ending Jan. 2S, 1910 :  AT THE  JUNK.  Maximum  .Ian 22 . 12  ���������2'3 .. 18  21 .. Hi  25 .. 15  20 ���������. IS  27 .. 1(5  28 .. 17  if  |  X  X  S  K  x  I  K  x  K  x  x  X  x  I  K  x  I  I  i  K  K  %  I  x  E  x  J. A. SCHUBERT  Has just received a large consignment of  2000 Rolls of  i  i  I  *  K  K  i  i  H  K  x  ������  x  X  X  X  X  x  .     .    .    .    by the    ...  WATSON-FOSTER CO.  Including Ingrains and High Art Papers, prices from  20c to 50c Double roll.  Look  over  our stock before you do   Your  Spring  Cleaning  J. A. Schubert  Hedley, B. C.  Minimum  ���������3  3  (i  3  4  8  -5  Average maximum temperature 10.  Average minimum do .2$  Mean temperature 8.II  Rainfall for the week    O.00 inches.  Snowfall        "        " 1.0  COIIHKSI'ONDING  WEEK OK LAST VEAK  Highest maximum temperature 38.  R. Ii. KOGE1IS,  M.A., B.C.I j.  ]) AKR1 ST EII, SOLICI TO K,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  Average niaximum  Lowest minimum  Average minimum  Mean  .Ian 22  2:;  21  25  2(>  27  2S  do  do  do  do  AT THE MILL.  Maximum  I.'}  31  37  28  2-1  23  23  27.11  lLV>7  20.85  Minimum  6  Hi  10  7  7  2  7  ���������  on at  ���������  SHATFORDS i  All our Dress Goods, Prints, Flannelettes,  Ginghams. Muslins, Ladies' Wool Underwear,  Hosiery, Whitewear, Corsets are being clear-  : : ed out at from : :  25 to 50 per cent below Regular Prices  Rubbers and Overshoes going below cost.  ���������Shatfords,  Lt  When   writing   Adversers      Please  Mention the Gazette.  Average maximum temperature, 20.12  Average minimum do 8.71  Mean do 17.57  Rainfall for the week  0.      inches  Snowfall        "        "      0.  COIIliKSI'O.N'DINO   Wl-'.KIv OK LAST VKAK  Highest maximum temperature 10  Average do do lo.-tS  Lowest minimum do 20  Average do do 28.12  Mean do 35.85  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE.   FEB   2,   1911.  KEREMEOfe, the Centre of Lower Similkameen-��������� Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  Horn -At Keremeos on Saturday,  ���������lanuary 2-SLli, tlie wife,of Major Moody  a si in.  Miss Williams of Hedley spent, a few  days in Keremeos this week, tlie guest  of .Mrs. .1. A. Brown.  Kiiiieniber Walter JMcraye and the  Lyceum Company in Richter's hall on  Monday evening next, (5th inst.  Miss Violet Kirby is now in charge  of the post office in place of Miss Mildred,'who is resinning her studies in  the public school.  Mr. Gibson of Vancouver, who has  some property interests "at the old  town site, has been spending a few  days in Keremeos this week.  Mr. 0. H. Carle is spending the  greater portion of his time in Princeton these days in connection with his  business interests theie.  A party of Kettle. Valley surveyors  came in on Tuesday and detrained  here. They were evidently on their  way to Penticton, but their presence  in tiie valley, looks good at any time  Keremeos is still without a barber  (Meg pardon, Charley. We forgot),  "Fish", who left some time ago on a  trip to Vancouver having failed to return up to date.  Rev. Mr. Cleland conducted service  here, .Sunday, morning and evening.  While tlie congregations now are not  as large-as they used to be Mr. Cle-  la nil's visits are none the less appreciated.  H. B. Measette was in Princeton on  Friday looking up some contract  work. Harry is a first class workman  and our friends up the valley might  go farther and fare much worse than  by engaging hitii.  Fruit-growers should keep in mind  the lectures and demonstrations in  connection with fruit growing to be  given here on Monday and Tuesday  next and be on hand prepared to pro-  lit by the information to be had.  Mr. Spencer and family left on Tuesday for Ontario where they will nia'ke  their residence. Mr. Spencer has been  a good citizen and we regret their de-  departure from the valley. We trust  however that they may find life in old  Ontario all that they hope for.  There were, big doings in Chinatown  the beginning of the week, the occasion being the beginning of the Chinese New Year. Unlike ours the celebration usually lasts anywhere from a  week to a month: but then it is the  only holiday in the whole year that  they celebrate.  Mrs. A. C. Kennedy returned this  week from a visit to her friends in  California. On her way out she had  thc- misfortune to be in the Great  Northern train wreck at Summit, thus  givinsr some excitement to mix with  the pleasure of the visit.  Sain Manery and bride, arrived here  on Thursday afternoon on their return from their honeymoon trip and  drove down to the home of the groom's  parents Mr. and Mrs. Win. Manery.  On the following evening a large party  of young people from here formed a  sleighing party and drove down and  called upon them.  Reciprocity negotiations is tlie all  engrossing topic of conversation in  tills* district. Even our leading liberal  is having a hard time to convince, himself (to say nothing of others) that it  is alright. While we do not wish to  appear pessimistic still we cannot help  thinking that the commissioners, in  making their concessions to the Prairie  farmer have dealt British Columbia a  crushing blow. That there is method  in their madness cannot be doubted as  tlie liberal party have nothing to lose  in British Columbia and much that  they are anxious to hold in the prairie  provinces. It all points to a federal  election within tlie year.  Engineers on thc route of the Kettle  Valley railroad tell of some hold np  tactics on the part of ranchers along  the right-of-way which equal some of  the stunts in this valley in the construction days and were equally successful. In one instance a rancher,  looking for indemnity, pulled up his  fruit trees and planted them where he  believed the right-of-way was to go,  only to find that it eventually passed  through the ground from which he  had removed the trees. Another built  a large barn on the supposed right-of-  way and nearly died of chagrin when  he found that the road .side stepped it.  'Mr, Editor; you took us up wrong  in regard to our statement last week  that most of the readers of the Gazette  did not- get their papers until Friday.  We did not mean to imply,that it was  owing to any neglect on the part of  the post-office officials here, but to tlie  fact that many of the readers living  at some little distance from the post  office do not trouble to call for the  evening mail from up the valley. We  do not know of a single instance in  which the copies of the Gazette were  not sorted in the post office here on  Thursday evening within a few in in  utes after the arrival of the train.  During the week no fewer tlian three  petitions have been passed around for  signatures. One hailing from Fair-  view asks for a. change in the location  of the Kerenieos-Fairview road in the  vicinity of the.Stemwinder.-mine; one  from claim owners at the Apex asks  for a. wagon road up Cedar creek to  the summit and another, started rolling by D. McCurdy, asks the government to refrain from granting separate schools to Chinese, as requested by  the Trades and Labor Union.  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  CONVEYANCING, CUSTOM'S 1IIIOKEl!All 15,  KIKE   IXKUKANCE  AG I3NOY H ED LEY G AZETTE  OFFICE - KEREMEOS, B.C.  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. Ii. Station ,  GEO.   KIRBY,   Manager.  Kcrcmeos-Pcnticton Mail Staee.  Leaves Keremeos for Penticton on Mondays,'.Wednesdays and Fridays, at noon.  Leaves'Penticton. on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 7 a. m., arriving in  Keremeos at noon. ,'  W. E. Wi'ubv, Proprietor.  X  Selling: Out  We are selling out all Winter Goods  at cost and if you are looking for  bargains we can offer you some  :        :        splendid values. :       :  FRANK  RICHTER &  CO.  KEREMEOS, B. C.  ���������������������������Eaiiwicai������si^i������wae������tKae^K>^tK^a^m  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  "niSTIHCTOK VALK  ���������TAKK notice that Robert A. Conkcy, of Cal-  **���������      gary, Alta. occupation Salesman, intends  to apply for permission bo purchase bhe following described lands.  ' Commencing ab a posb planted about one and  one-half . miles north and cast of Hromley  station on the Groat Northern Railway, bhencc  north SO chains; thence west 80 chains; thence  south 80 chains; thence easbSO chains bo bhe  point of beginning containing (510 acres more or  RORKRT A. CONICKY  Hicks A. Lee.  Agent.  October 18th, 11)10. 16-10.  NOTICE  KEREflEOS  MEAT   MARKET  Fresh  Fish  Every Thursday  E.M. CROOKER  irt^k������rf^1^^^^ai5������il'*������3t^0*������Jt^'*S������S������'������������������a<<<  ^^^^���������^^���������^'^'���������'^������������������^'^������������������^^'���������������������������^'������������������������������������-^^���������-���������^'^������������������������������������^'^���������������������������������������������t'-'^  ���������-'���������'��������������������������� :"-.���������:'.-:    ������  When in Keremeos stop at the S  Central Hotel  HARRY TWEDDLE, Proprietor.  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT Oh''VAI.K  "Pake notice that Robert Kerr, of Medicine  -���������- Hat, Alta., occupation Pullman Car Conductor, Canadian Pacific Railway, intends to  apply for permission to purchase the following  described lands:���������  Commencing at a posb planted at the southeast corner of Lobilll!), thence north 80 chains,  thence east 80 chairs, thence south 80 chains,  thence west 80 chains, containing BIO acres,  more or less.  RORKRT KERR  M. .1. McKcown, locator,  Oct 28th. 1010 18-10  LAND NOTICE  PLUMBING  WARM AIR   HEATING    AND    GENERAL  TINSMITHING  Orders  by Mail  will receive  Prompt Attention  ESTIMATES FURNISHED ON  APPLICATION  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  H  ������  x  *  'K  x  X  X  X  X  X  K  I  I-  Sole Agents for Princeton Coal  Free Bus to all trains  B. C. Fruit Lands Office  Headquarters for all stage lines.  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  DlSTiyCTOh'YAT.K  TAKK NOTICE that Axel R. Swiiuson. of  ���������*��������� Prank, Alta, occupation agent, Canadian Pacific Railway, intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described  lands:��������� .      t>  Commencing ab a post planted ab bhe N.AA".  Corner of Lot 9118. thence wesb 80 chains,  thence south 80 chains, thence east SO chains,  thence north 80 chains, containing (110 acres,  more or less.  Axel R. Swaxsox  M. .1. McKeown, locator.  Oct. 28th, 1010 18-Kl  H. B. MEAUSETTE  Keremeos  NOTICE  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  OISTUIGT OK  VAI.K  '"[WICK notice that Daniel Murton, of Cniu-  ���������**��������� brook, 11. C. occupation train conductor  intends to apply for permission to purchase the  following described lands:-  Commencing at a post planted ab the southwest corner of Lot 3,!101, thence cast'-'0 chains,  thence south 10 chains, thence west 80 chains,  thence north 10 chains, thence eastliO chains to  pointof commencement, containing 'MO acres  more or less.  IUXIKI.  UlllTOX  Al. .1. McKeown. locator.  Oet.-'Sth, 11)10. IS-Hi  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  DISTUICTOK YALE  TAKK notice that Marguerite'McKcown, of  Quebec City. P. Q.. occupation Private  Correspondent, intends to apnly for permission  to purchase the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted Twenty chains  east of thc south-west corner of lot 3.IBS. thence  west eighty chains, bhencc south sixty chains,  thence east eighty chains, thence north sixty  chain--to pointof commencement containim*-  180 acres, more or less.  Makgukiute McKkown"  M. .1. McKcown. locator.  Date Oct. '27th 1!)10 18-10  NOTICE  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  District ok Yale  TAICK notice that I, Ronald Hewat, of Knir-  *���������        view, U. C. occupation collector, intend  to apply for permission to purchase thc following described lands���������  Commencing at u post planted at the N. \V.  corner of Section 7, Township ft', thence cast  ���������10 chcins. thence south 10 chains, thence west  10 chains, thence north 10 chains to point of  onmenceinent.  RONALD HEWAT  September-.filth, 1010.  ������  ���������������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������'  FIGURE OUT  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  sending them outside to invest in some speculative scheme, more or less hazardous, than by investing them at home in something that is as  safe 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.  ���������������'  -������-  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ���������������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ���������������  ������ '  ������  ������  ������  ������  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  IMSTItHT Ol-- VAI.K  NOTICE  TAKE notice that Hincks A. Lee. of Vnncoii- |  ���������*���������        ver, occupation cruiser, intends to apply j  for permission   to purchase the following ((escribed lands:  Commencing at a post planted mi flu: south  bank of the Similkameen river about one-hall'  mile northwest from Hromley station on the  Groat Northern railway: thence soutlr20ohains  thence east II) chains: thence north to river:  thence westerly along the river bank to the  point of beginning containing eighty acres  more or less.  HICKS A. LKK  October ���������20th. 1010 10-Hi  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  D1ST1UCT OK VAI.K.  TAKK notice that  John A. .ludy, of Vaneou-  x        ver, ncciipnlloii cruiser, intends to n  for permission to purchase   the following  Commencing at a post planted about one and  one half miles northca.-t from Hromley station  on flic Great Northern  railway: thence south  i 80 chains: thence cast 8(1 chainf: ihence north 80  I chains: then west 80 chains to thc point of beginning containing lilll uc-ies more or less.  .JOHN A. .JUDY  Hicks A. Lee, agent.  October ISth. 101(1 115-10  SING LEE  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging-, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Kickkmkos, B.C.  NOTICE  Keremeos  Trading Company  Have a good lino of Groceries, Flour,  Tobacco, Clothing, Boods and .Shoes,.  Etc., which they invite you to call and  sco la-fore buying- elsewhere.  Prices, reasonable  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  IilSTItlCT OK VAT.K  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  mSTItlCT OK  VAI.K  TAKK notice that .lames Mcl'lici-son, of Vnn-  ���������*���������        con ver, occupation Accountant, intends  to apply for permission to purchase thc following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted about two  miles northeast from Hromley station on the  Great Northern railway: thence north eighty  chains; shenee east eighty chains; thence south  eighty chains; thence west eighty chains to the  point of beginning containing (MOaercs more or  less.  .lAMKSMCIMIKRSON"  Hicks A. Leo, agent.  October 10th. 1010.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  I'ISTK'T OK VAI.K.  'TAKK   notice that Alex.  .1.   Mnlhieson.   of  I'incher Crock, Alta, occupation commercial Agent,  intends to apply for permission to  purchase the following described lands:-  Cominencingat a post planted ubout'20ohaiiis  west of the south west corner of lot ilKI; thence  north SO chains, thence west M0 chains, thence  south SO chains, thence cast .SO chains containing (ill) acres, more or less.  Alkx. .1. Matuikson '  ���������Al. .1. McKcown. locator  Oct -filth. 1010. 18-10  TAKK notice that Leone M. Lee. of Viincou-  ���������*��������� ver. occupation married woman, intends  to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands;  Commencing at a post planted on the north  hank of Similkameen river and opposite Hromley station on thc Great Northcry railway;  thence cast '20 chains; thence north'20 chains;  thence west "20 chains to theSiinilk.iinoon river  thence in a southerly direction along the bank  of said river to thc place of beginning containing 10 acres more or less.  LKONE M. LKK  nicks A. Lee. agent  Oetobol Until, 11)10. -Ili-ll)  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  KKAL ESTATE MINKS  Agent for :  London & Lancashire  Eire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Kkkkmkok, B. ('.  ADVBBTISI3    IN   THE    UAZISTTE  G.  G.   KEELER,  Keremeos, B. C.  SILKS  Large Assort men t of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOMJ1Y SING, Keremeos.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKKN' LAND DISTRICT.  DISTKICT  OK   VAI.K.  "TAKK notice that l������'riink Richter, of Kere-  ���������L mens, occupation, merchant, intends to  apply for permission to purchase the following  described land : ���������  Commencing at a post planted at the S. K.  corner of 1'. Ii. (i.*>ls thence SO chains south,  thence SO chains west, thence SO chains north,  thence SO chains east to pointof commencement anil containing lilOacrcs.  KR.ANK RICIITKR  October'27th 11)10, -17-lti

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