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Array p  r  AND SIMIIiKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume. VIII.  HEDLEY, B.C., THUKSDAY, FEBKUARY 1. 1912.  Number 4.  ill  j i  :!/  ��������� i  .i ;  til  }  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 years' practice in Vancouver.!  S. O. L. Co.'s Block:  PENTICTON,      -'���������'   -      B. C  JflSGLflME  Watchmaker  HEDLEY, B.C.  Clocks and Watches for Sale.  NEMESIS OVERTAKES ONE  An Echo  of the   Steamboat Affair���������A  '".. Peculiar Kind of Remorse  HOTEL PENTICTON'  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Rates Moderate.  A. Baknes, Prop.       Pkntigtox, B.C.  R. W DEANS  Notary Public Real. Estate  ���������     -    - J <        ��������� ������������������ jo'.--:' ���������'.   >���������)"  Ranches,  Properties,  Mines, 'Timber,  Water Powers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcomo P. O. B.C.  N. THOMPSON   ... PnOXE SEV.MOL'l* 3913  JIGU. WKS'ri'*KN CAKADA -    ?.  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  Oillces and \Varchouse.'8-17-������3 Bcatty Street  Vancouver, .B.X.//..:.:  Vancouver,' B.C. .Tan , 25���������-According  to a report from Spokane received by  , mining men  here .-today, W. A. Stevens, who with Dan /Green wa.lt caused  a    mining   stampede   co   Steanino.it  mountain  neur Hope, a year ago  and  with him last springdisappeared,'coiri-  mitted suicide atew days ago at Oakland, Cal.   Following their disappearance an  investigation not only failed  to show any truce of the high grade  gold quartz, they alleged they hud discovered,  but pointed to  the; vein tiay-  .iiig been saluted.   Many, who had invested  tuged  that both   be   brought  back byt all trace of them was lost.  ;.   Stevens  is reported   to   have   shot  himself in  the presence of his wife at  their   home   in    Oakland   following,  worry over his inability te) finance a  California mining;' project.     He left  three sons and  two daughters.    He  Avasa- pjoneer of the Coeur d'Alenes  and later -was general   manager  for  .Charles'Sweeney of Spokane in the  Hump district/ His brothers Robert  and Frank, also widely known in the  Coeur d'Alenes, both met tragic deaths  :some years ago.  ULSTER MEANS TO FIGHT  A Lively Shindy is Due in Belfast on or  About the 8th of February  WILL THEY BE FOOLS ENOUGH ?  Union Labor Asked to Adopt Socialism���������  A Referendum to That End  K. H. SOGERS,  M.A., B.C.L.  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  Grand Union  Hotel   HEDLEY, B, C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Victoria, B. 0. Jan. 2/b\���������By a vote of  7S to 2 the British Columbia Federation of Labor, now in convention here,  decided to take a referendum throupdi-  iOiit its organization as to whether t!he  principles of Socialism should be  adopted as the platform of union labor  in British Columbia.  When    Redmond,    Churchill    and  Devlin attempt to hold a   Home Rale  meeting in   Ulster  hall,   Belfast,   on;  February 8th there will be wigs on the  green.   The proposal and the offensive  manner of its announcement' constitutein '"direct challenge to the loyalists  of Ulster -'-whobuilt that noted hall; in  Belfast and dedicated- it to the cause  of Empire.     There were plenty other  nationalist halls in Belfast that they  could have procured for the purpose  and held their>meeting without pro-  yoking to breach  of the  peace,  but  nothing would suit Churchill that was  not spectaular.  The.loyalists of Ulster.  have answered the challenge and they  say they will not permit: the meeting  to be held and when they have .once  said that there is present all the element necessary to a serious disturb-'  FIRE IN PENTICTON  A fire occurred in Penticton on Monday night which destroyed Wade's  store, occupied by a merchant named  De Gurro .carrying.on the business of  a general store.' The fire started about  nine o clock but obtained considerable  .headway before being noticed and  nothjng'could be done to save the  building which was totally .destroyed.,  It is not known what amount of in-  siu-anct! w.is,carrietl but in.all probii-  ���������bili.ty tlie building and stock . were  .protected tej.some exten,t. One of,the  cables of the telephone system was  damaged and next morning half the.  subscribers found theiiiselvos without  telephone connection.  GENERAL! NEWS  ROPE MAY WITHDRAW  ance. The Redmond crowd on the  other hand say they will hold the  meeting if the nationalists have .to  march 100,000 strong from Dublin.  The Ulster men have/laid their plans  to fill the hall with 1500 stalwarts of  their party who will take possession  of it the nigljt before anil camp on the  spot until after the hour for holding  the uieeting. is oyer. Later advices  state that Churchill has reconsidered  his determination and will not attempt  to speak at the uieeting,  Prominent Officials in the Catholic Church  Intimate That Ne Temere Decree  will not Apply to Canada  A CHEEKY SWINDLE  NO BIRTHDAY PARTIES  JL A. F. -$ A..-JW.  'Vcnf      REGULAR monthly meetings of  /^S\   Hedley Lodge No. 13, A. F. & A. M.,  are held on the second   Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  S. E. HAHILTON, ARTHUR CLARE,  W. M Secretary  A. Clauk  Counsel  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hedley Local Camp meets in  Fraternity I-Iall the first and  third Thursdays in thc month.  J3. II. SiMrsoft  Clerk.  Reciprocity Pact Was a Year Old Last  Thursday  A coast paper pointed out that it  was just a year ago last Thursday  when the reciprocity pact was brought  into the House of Commons at. Ottawa. It had a short but lively time  trying to get itself respectively adopted and although there were numerous  wet nurses ready to lend their rervices  no foster mother was forthcoming anel  the feats that were required of it at the  hands of the wet nurses were too violent to permit survival.  Foreign Laborers Have Been Robbed by  Fake Immigration Officials  FRANCE ON HER DIGNITY,  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge  1711 arc held on  tho   third   Monday    in    every  lj^C--^if*I^**llllon';n m '-"ratci-nity Hall.   Visiting brothem arc cordially invited to attend.  ARTHUR KING. \V. M.  WM. LOXSDALK. Sect.  DR. J. L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home eiffice in Oroville. 1st  to 11 th of each month.  Oflico  on  North   Main   Street.  Burne, Temple & Tunbridge  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  Italy Must Make Ample Amends for Violence Offered to French Shipping  Paris, .Tan 28.���������The French cabinet.  In session hero today discussing, the  seizure of the French merchantman  anel the 29 Turki.-h Reel Cross nurses,  has agreed not to arbitrate unless.the  Turkish nurses are released. French  newspapers applauded Premier Poin-  cairo's attitude in the case and "The  Matin" hints that a clash with the  Italians is not improbable.  Vancouver,  Jan. 25.���������A new form  of hold-up operations near the international   border  just' revealed  here  shows that bogus immigration, officers  have robbeel foreign laborers of a total  'of $800  during   the   few  weeks   the  scheme has been worked.   It consisted  of officers boldly approaching the men  stating  they, were from the immigration department, and wanting to know  what amount   the   men   had.    They  are  required  to  have  $50 under the  'law.    All sums  less than this amount  r they, gathered  in, telling the laborers  they could   remain   in   Canada   and  nothing  more  would  he   said.     The  officers here are investigating.  FEWER/STRIKES  Industrial  Unrest is Passing and Labor  Situation Improved  Montreal, Jan,  26.���������The near future  [, will see the Ne*-, '1,'emere decree  withdrawn, insofar as it applies to Canada.  Steps have already 'been initiateel  and are now in progress, the success  ���������of which will remove, the vexed question of the validity of'mixed marriages  from the..field, of, practical consideration in tin's, con ii try.' An appeal is being made direct to tlie Vatican and to  His Hblitjuss the Pope personally,  'which is known to have the endorsa-  tipn.andtsuppprt of, tlie Roman,Catholic Church in Canada.  ,There is good reason for believing  that a decree will be issued by the  fPope withdrawing the Ne; Temere decree from operation in Canada-, as was.  clone in the case of Germany before  the judicial committee of tlie Privy  Council has passed upon the constitutionality of the Lancaster hill.  The result will be that the Ne Temere degree will cease to be an issue  in Canada, irrespective of any federal  legislation. The object which the Lancaster bill, is designed as assert will no  lunger be subjected to attack and the  necessity for the bill itself will'be removed.  Representations which are being  mado to the Vatican with the above  object in view art; backed by an exceedingly powerful element in Canadian society, both ecclesiastical and  lay, and carry with thein such weight  as to practically assure success. The  degree seems, therefore to be a. question of. time only, and the tinie is not  expected to be long.  The University ..Women's   Club in,  Vancouver have taken up the cudgels  for Miss Mabel French the New Brunswick barrister."  The Bank of Montreal is contemplating the absorption of another strong,  bank in a .merger that will still further  assert its lead, among the bank institutions of the country. The Royal Bank,  the Merchant's Bank and the Bank of  Nova Scotia are all mentioned as being  the likely ones to figure in the mergcu'.  Crowsnest coal mines are now mining more coal than ever before.      ,  The C. P. R.; is extending its system  of ready-made farms to British Columbia. ;'��������� ,.  .  Gold excitements are bre-aking out  here and theve.ail over-Manitoba. The  gold finds always consist of nugtrets  found in the crops of sundry fowls  anel Manitobans have taken to chasing  the hens and staking the roosts.        '  New York owes over a billion, or  twenty" million'more than the public  debt erf the United'State's.  Nelson and Prince Albert both had  small-pox outbreaks in their jails.  The Ottawa post office also had to.he  quarantined for an outbreak among  the clerks.  Vancouver had a'demonstration by  the unemployed find now the'city has  put them to work which will doubtless  be punishment enough for some.  Fernie is to have a 'rescue', station  and training school for life saving and  mine rescue.  London is to have a big railway  merger with a capital  of $175,000,000.  The Dominion government will not  disallow the Alberta and Great Waterways legislation of the Albeita government.  Kootenay wants the B. C. government to provide a pathologist for fruit  trees.  German socialists couldn't keep up  their winning streak in the German  elections. The country took alarm  and German patriotism came to the  rescue.  TELLING THEM THE TRUTH  FORESTRY IN EUROPE  An Ideal in Forest Protection���������When will  Canada Attain It  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL EXGIXUKK  \Nl> HIMTISM  COLUAM'IA  LAXD Sl'KV |'*VOl;  Star Building Princeton  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  CoNVKYA.VCIN'i, CUSTOMS lil'l IK KliA'i K,  .FIRIS  IJCSUKANCI1'  AGENCY HEDLEY GAZETTE  OFFICIO  KEREMEOS, B.C.  When   writing   Adversers  Mention the Gazette.  Please  The productive forest, area in 1902 on  the Grand Duchy of Hesse in Europe  amounted to 182.201-! acres. In general  tho standing timber is composed of  sixty-nine per cent, hardwood and  thirty-one per cent, coniferous forest.  The fir ranks first ���������imong tin; coniferous specii's. The total yield of lumber  in, 1008 was 4,575,000 cubic feel. Refuse in so far as it is not .suitable for  lighter lumber, such as laths or for  pulp, is used for firewood. The expenditures for salaries, forest cultivation and road building amount to approximately $751,0(111, and the total  gross income (from linnliei and firewood) was $I,.101,H:il. The capital represented by the forests ($52,005,95-1)  brought inteicst accordingly at 2.21  per cent. Where intensive forestry of  this kind is practiced, forest files are  unknown. Sufficient money spent on  Canadian Forest Ueserves would greatly reduce the lire danger, maintain an  adequate lumber supply for the country and in time become a source of  revenue to the Government.  Ottawa, Jan 21���������The strike record  of- the labor departmemfc shows that  there were only eight trade disputes  in existence during December, being  six less than in November and two less  than in December, 1910. About ten  firnrs anel slightly over 1,400 employees  were involved. The loss in working  days amounted to 40,000. The new  disputes of the month were of only  slight importance. There were only  four disputes unsettled at the close of  the year.  OUT OF DANGER  Sir Charles Tupper Well on the Road to  Convalescence  The New Westminster Columbian  tells of where the Trades and Labor  Council, in that city with only two  dissenting voices passed a resolution  to the effect that the socialist party  were a detriment to the cause of union  labor.  GENERAL NEWS  of  London, Jan. 21���������Sir Charles 'flipper's'condition is so much improved  that his two sons, Sir Charles and J.  Stewart Tupper will start for Canada  on the   Empress of Britain tomorrow.  MINING  NOTES  Granby has blown in tho eighth  furnace and is receiving coke from the  Crowsnest.  Ynkoners indulged in a gold rush to  new diggings with the mercury 00  below.  The slump in Porcupine properties  appears to have set- in permanently  anel Toronto brokers who delved deeply in that quarter are in a bad way.  The smelter for the Hidden Creek  mines is to he built at tidewater on  Observatory Inlet not far from the  mines. -The capacity will be 2000 tons  per day and will take a year in building, the- estimated cost being about  $1,250,000.  Quebec province   has  a surplus  seven millions.  Canadian Northern is building railways faster than they can provide  rolling stock to equip thein. They  have a standing offer to any construction company to take from them all  the rolling stock they can build for  five years.  The protest against Charlton in Norfolk is likely to be pressed.  Bogus bills on the Northern Crown  bank have   been passed  in   Winnipeg.  Canada, may not send a team to Bis-  ley this year. The British marksmen  are kicking against the use of the Ross  lifle.  The Greenwood Ledge says that;  there are several blind pigs in operation along the line of the Kettle Valley Railway.  The Dominion government will assist in road construction of a. highway  across Canada and Hon. Frank Cochrane is introducing legislation at Ottawa, to that end.  McKenzie aiid Mann will erect, a five*  million dollar steel plant at Port  Arthur.  The   Dominion   government has decided  to send  Lancaster's Ne Temere  bill up to  the Supreme  Court of Can-1  ada  before  any legislative   action  is J  taken on it. J  Italian gunboats are getting too gay  in the Mediterranean and are holding  up the merchant marine of various  countries and interfering with Turkish  passengers on board. France and Britain have both suffered the indignity.  The Lee Enfield rifles in possession of  military units in Canada are being  withdrawn and Ross rifles issued in  their place.  The Duke of Connaught and family  had a right royal welcome on their  visit to New York last week. The  Duke visited President Taft at the  White House.  Attorney-general Bowser is reporter! to be preparing a bill to authorize  women to practice law and plead in  law courts in British Columbia,.  Ex-president Roosevelt is credited  by Judge Parker as having been unduly friendly to combines.  A grain exchange is heing organized  in Vancouver and limited to 150 members.  The United States Congress is de-  baling the question of tariff revision.  Sir William McKen/.ie says that  Canadian Northern trains will be running into Vancouver early in 101-1.  Famine follows the war in China,  and millions are now starving.  The Russians are boycotting United  States machinery.  Newfoundland is launching a fight  against the "white, plague.  Sir McKenzie Bowell addressed a  Canadian Club in Chicago last, week.  McNamara, the bank robber captured in New York is being''brought to  New Westminster.  Britain has recently launched the  fastest- cruiser-battleship in the world.  Her speed is MO knots an hour.  The Duke of Connaught on his trip  from New York to Washington to  visit President Taft took the engineer's  post and drove tlie electric engine attached to his private car through the  tunnel under the Hudson river.  Hon. Martin Burrell is announced  as the principal speaker at a big Conservative rally in South Renfrew,  where a by-election is on. m  THE HEDLEY GAZETTE    FEB 1,   1912.  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  ssueil on Thursdays,-by the rmui.KY Gazh'/i-tk  , 1'IUNTIN'U AND Pl.'ltl.lSlllNU C'OMI'ANV,  LiMrri'Mi.   at, ITedlev.   H. (*.  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Vear. .'.....���������...'. -.'. ������2.00  "   (United States)... ii.30  Advertising Rates  Measurement. VI lines to the inch.  Land Notices���������Certificates of improvement, etc.  ��������� ' S7.IH) for tip-day notices, and ������0.00 for,'10-day  notices.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  $1.25; over, 1 inch-and'up t0 i inches, 81.00  pel- inch per month. To constant advertisers  taking larger space than four inches, on  application, rates will he given ot reduced  charges, based on si/.e of space and length  of time.  Transient Advertisements-not exceeding one  inch, -Si.00 for one insertion. -'5 cents for  each subsequent insertion. Over one inch,  10 cents per line for first insertion and ,-p  cents per linc.for each sutjseriiienfc insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  Changes for contract advertisements should  be in the oflice, by noon on Tuesday to secure  fctention for that week's issue.  Advertisements will be changed once every,  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftener than once a month  he   price of composition  will be charged, at  regular rates.  A. MEGRAW. Mana-rinK b'ditor.  Last q uar.  1912  F EB  Xew Moon  IS  First quar.  ���������In.  1912  Sun. Mon. Tue's. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.  ii  is  , o  12  .19  20  0  ���������13.  20  27  i  1-1  21  28  1  S  15  22  20  9  10  28  3  10  17  24  THE POWER  QUESTION  During the past week or more the  Gazette has been asked frequently to  explain the import of a couple of  water notices which are at present  running in the paper, but we do not  know that we have any ���������information  to give further than-what is conveyed in'the notices themselves and in n  perusal* of   the   Water   Act. The  notices indicate that a power company has been formed or is in process  of formation and that they have exercised their right to record unrecorded water in the Similkameen river  and in the Ashnola river.  To those who have given any attention to the power situation at the present moment and consider the -limited  amount- of power already developed  and the cost per horse power of tlie  same and will compare the work it is  doing with that which remains to be  done, it will readily be seen that a  power company for this portion of the  valley is not a bit premature and the  time would appear to be ripe for tackling the question systematically and  vigorously.  With the present plant- there are  four months of the year when the  power is almost ideal both in its  cheapness and its effectiveness, but.  oven then it is lining worked to its  outside limit when it mines the ore,  takes care of the ore haulage and the  pumping and drives all the machinery of the reduction plant and then  employs almost every poilnd of what  is left over doing whateyer develop-  can lie done with if; but when those  four mouths are over and the coal  wagons are pressed into the service  the cost begins to jump up until a.  sum is reached that- is very much in  excess of what the proper profitable  price of horse-power should be.  Now if this high cost is to be cut-  down and provision matle for operating other properties in the camp or  for increasing materially the amount of  development each year in the Nickel  Plate group of mines, it is clear that  the unused waters of the .Similkameen  inusL be sought to solve the problem,  audits waters, if harnessed, will supply white coal at a cost very much less  than the present cost per horse-power  and keep matters on easy street for all  the year round instead of the four  months period of high water in  Twenty-mile.  The effect  which such   a   development would have in the camp gener-1  ally would lie hard to estimate. It is  morally certain' that much of the  stagnation which has existed here in  the niatter. of having other properties  taken up has been due. to the ease with  which capital has lieen frightened off  on the power bugaboo; but if a. power  company took hold of the. niatter and  went, to the cost of' developing 2000  horse power or more they would prove  powerful allies in working to induce  milling capital to come, in and develop  other properties to provide a,still larger market for their power, and niinihg  capitalists would be more ..ready, to  take hold,if they were assured of being able to secure ample 'power at a  reVasqnable cost instead of having to  face the necessity of developing power  themselves and take- tlie risk of that  expenditure' in addition to their own  for mine development.  That .is the situation so far as the'  town is concerned, and if we try to  put ourselves5 in the place of the pre-;  sent operating company which has  been, the author and sustainer of our  town life, it would seem no less desirable from their point of view,' for it  should be a pleasant relief to them to  shake off the present' high/cost of  power which is forced on them for  eight months in the year and which,  if they were forced to go into the de-  lopment of -further power themselves  as they undouhtedly may have to do,  would tie up that much more of their  capital and thus add to the fixed  charges which must go,against their  operating expenses year by year. They  have now set a very lively pace in-tlie  t' ,.���������:-���������' ��������� '  25 per cent dividend in the past'year-  and if that is to be maintained it will  require abundance of development  work each year to. have always on  hand a sufficient quantity of higher  grade ore to sweeten up the low grade  or the lower grade pre'would soon lie-  gin to .accumulate on thein and this  would bo sure to lead later on to a  dropping of the grade. As long as the  grade remains comfortably high the  excessive cost of power is not felt very  much, but once the, grade drops and  theie is a, large accumulation of low  grade ore, then is when the cheaper  power will become a desideratum.  It would seem therefore that in the  interests of everybody concerned the  advent of a good strong power company which would be prepared to develop power without stint would be a  move which we could all wish godspeed and there would seem to be no  reason why such an undertaking  should not be a money-making venture  for the concern taking hold of it.  ANNOUNCEMENT  The Gazette announces to its readers  THE BANK OF  that the stockholders of the Gazette j  Printing and Publishing Co.. Limited, j  have decided to disincorporate and to  that end the. necessary preliminary  steps have been :takch for winding up  the nintirs of .the company under, the  winding ,ip clauses of the Companies  Act and a. liquidator appointed to effect- the same.  The change does not necessarily  imply that there/will be a change in  the management' but it may 'mean  that if the plant and either assets are  disposed of at or more than the upset  price. But it does mean that the outstanding debts for subscriptions, advertising and jobwork owing to the  company must be paid forthwith."  Meanwhile the paper will be issued  as-before and when.'dissolution of existing corporation'is.:fully affected it-  will be for the then owners of the  plant and business, to decide as to  continuance or otherwise, according  to the amount of business being done  and-general local support accorded.  76 Years in Businest Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,060  A Complete Banking Service  Collections made in any part of 'Canada. -Nego-.  tiable paper discounted. Money advanced at reasonable terms to finance your business Local and  foreign drafts bought and sold. Money,transmitted  by Money Order or Telegraph Transfer. Letters of  Credit issued payable in all the leading cities of the  world.    We invite your account.  Hedley Branch,  H. A Hincks, Manager  COPPER  The NewKdition of the  COPPER HANDBOOK.  just-published,.is volume X, for thc years 1910-  1911, and required nearly eighteen months in  preparation.  It has 1902 Pages  containing nearly one and a half million words  or about twice as much niatter as the bible.  There are .'15 chapters, and the book covers the  Copper Industry of the World  COVERING: Copper. History, Geology,  Geography, Chemistry, Mineralogy,1 Mining,  Milling, Leaching, Smelting, Helming, Brands,  Grades;; Impurities, Alloys, Uses, Substitutes,  Terminology, Deposits by Districts, States,  Countries and Continents,' Mines in Detail,  Statistics of Production, Consumption, Imports  Exports, Finances,.Dividends, etc.  ,  Vol. X of the Copper Handbook lists and  describes  8,130 Mines and Companies  these descriptions ranging from ���������! or .'(.lines; in  the case of a dead company, in which ease re-,  forence is made to a proceeding edition giving  a fuller description, up to 2t.pages in thc case  of the Anaconda, which produces one-eighth  of the copper supply of the world. Thc chapter  giving .mine'descriptions, which lists the largest number of mines and companies ever given  in any work of reference on mines or mining  investments, has been fully revised.  Tlie new edition of thc Copper handbook is a  dozen books in one, covering all phases of the  copper industry of tlie entire world. It is used  as the  Winston   Spencer   Churchill   is no  credit to the English people that have  raised  him   to  his present eminence  as  First  Lord  of  the Admiralty.    A  man whose main  mission in life seems  to  be    to cast   contumely   upon   the  memory and woi-ks  of his dead father  is  surely not   the  kind  of -man who  should  bo singled  out for  honor  and  distinction at the hands of the British  electors.     On one occasion he had the  impudence and the  nauseating egotism which led hi in to state in a public  address    that   his   late   father,    Lord  Randolph Churchill "would be known  in   history  as   the   father of  Winston  Churchill" and if there was one action  or  event   in    the   meteoric   career 'of  Randolph  Churchill   which  tended to  gain for him lasting distinction it was  his vigorous stand   against Irish home  rule   when   Gladstone's   measure   was  defeati'd.    in that famous campaign it  was Randolph Churchill   who stood in  Ulster   hull,   Belfast,   and   said   that  "Ulster  will   fight and   Ulster will  be  right." and now to have his son league  himself with the nationalist home rule  element and  want to choose the same  hall  in   which  to practically give his  dead father the lie    is too revolting to  be lightly dismissed  and it is no wonder   it   has   maddened  the    loyalists  of Ulster.  WORLD'S STAKMRD REFERENCE  BOOK ON COPPER.  by the managers of the mines that make ninety-odd per cent of the world's output of copper  and is used in every civilized country of the  globe. It is tilled with facts of vital importance to  THE INVESTOR  THE SPECULATOR  ��������� .        THE METALLURGIST  THE CONSUMER  ���������    THE MINER  Price is $5 in buckram with gilt top, or ������7.50  in genuine full library moroceo.  Terms are the most liberal. Send no money,  but order the book sent you, all carriage charges prepaid, on one week's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits.  Canyon afford not to see the book and judge  for yourself of its value to you ?  Write now to tlie editor and publisher,  HORiCE J. STEVENS  1164 TEMPLE BUILDING, HOUGHTON,  Michigan, U. S. A.  WHY DO WE  DRAW CUSTOM  to our Store by selling  PURITY FLOUR  Because it has a critical taste  and gives satisfaction  ���������*"   Users speak of it as the Flour.  S chubert's Supply Stores  Hedley and Tulameen  Mortgage Sale  TTnder and by virtue of the Power of Sale con-  VJ tained in two Indentures of Mortgoge  bearing date July 9th. 1907, and April Kith. 1910,  respectively, and made by David G. Hackney,  of Hedley. Ii. C. as Mortgagor, the lands therein mentioned, that is to say. Lots fourteen (14)  and fifteen (15) in Block Scvcntoon (17), plan  one hundred and seven (107), will be sold by  private sale. Tenders for the purchase thereof  will be received by the undersigned up to and  inclusive of the 27th day of January, 1912.  For further particulars and  terms of'snlc apply to  BILLINGS & COCHRANE  Vernon. B.C. Solicitors for Mortgagee.  Vernon. B. C. January 9th, 1912.  Tenders for Quarantine  Accommodation  rPlCXDI''KS are invited for the construction  -1- of a Oiinrantini.1 Station at- Kereiuoos. B.C.  the exact location of which maybe obtained  from Wm. Thomson. V.S.. of Keremeos. IJ. C,  from whom -ipeci Mentions may also be obtained.  Tenders must, be addressed to the undersigned, forwarded by registered mail and marked  plainly 011 the outside covering ���������'Tender for  Oiinrnntiuc Station at Ivcremeos, B. C."  Tenders must reach Ottawa not later than  noon on Friday, the 1st, day of March, 191*.', and  must be accompanied by an accepted cheque  for ten per cent of the amount of the tender.  The department does not bind itself to accept  the lowest or any tender.    .  T. F. Sinclair, of New Westminster,  was the lucky tenderer for the Fraser  river jetty contract.  Newspapers will not he paid for this ndver-  isemeiit    if they insert it without  authority  ''-.'���������  from the Department.  A. I j. JAKVIS,  j\ssistant Deputy Minister  and Secretary of Agriculture.  Ottawa, January 5, 191'_'.  ���������  ��������� ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  '  ���������  ���������  WITH THE  NEW   YEAR!  4  t  Look up Your Stock of Office Stationery and  see whether.there is not something you  need  to lighten work and increase business in 1912  Beware the rubber stamp ad on your  stationery or the 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.  ���������  ���������  ��������� j  :  ���������  We do all Kinds of  Commercial Print!  Including Letter-heads, Bill-heads, Statements,  Envelopes, Notes, Receipts, Shipping-  Tags,   Price   Lists,   Blotters,  Mining  Forms,  Etc.  Send in Your Orders to the  Water Notice  T T. D. Piekard, of Hedley, B. C, by ocoupu-  -**-������ tion Assayer, as agent, for the Ashawota  Power Company, Limited, of Vancouver, give  notice that I intend on tho fifteenth day of  March next, at eleven o'clock in the forenoon,  to apply to tiic Water Commissioner at his  oflico at Fairview for a licence to take and use  100 cubic feet of water per second from the  j\shnola river, a tributary of the Siinilkamcen  river. The water to be used for power on a, site  to be chosen near the southern boundary of thc  Ashnola Indian reserve.  T. D. PICK All D  Dated this loth day of January, 1912  Hedley  Gazette  Job Department  and They will have Prompt Attention  *++*������*4+*������*+++������>+*****+*+*+*^***+i  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETT] ME HEDLEY GAZETTE,   FEB 1. 1912.  Town md District.  .East Princeton is'petitioning for ;i  post 'c'lffine.  Mips Foxe, has tendered her resignation  as nurse in the Heelley hospi-  . ,tal-   ��������� "���������' ' ''   -   ' "    '"��������� ���������  .Latest reports of Mrs. Gillespie's  condition in California are not encouraging.     ��������� ,  <    W. W.  Van Meter,  Mi E. returned  on  Friday  lust from  a  hi-ief run ,to  : Spokane.  Mrs. Wardell, of Princeton, was visiting-her parents, in Hedley, Mi-, and  Mrs. Lyall. ,'  The executive of the  Hedley Golf  '"'��������� club   lire  recpiested   to  meet at  the  Bank this (Thursday) evening at S p.in'.-  ,    Mrs. Sampson Went out lust week .oil  , a trip to her home at Salt Lake City,  - accompanied by her little daughter.  The  Castle Square Entertainers in  '.Fraternity   hall under the auspices of  the   Hedley   Hospital on   Saturday  .!,' evening theTOtti inst.  ;f    "It's generally the fellow who does  not  know  any  better  who dot's  the  - thing that e-in't be; done. You see,  the blamed fooldoesn't know it can't  be done,  so he goes ahead and do es  it".��������� Ex.    ' , - '-.-:  .. .'. ���������''''  A rock slicle made a. portentous rumble for a: couple of minutes on Satin-:  <lay evening on the spur of the mountain beyond the west end -of Daly  Avenue but none of the rocks appear  to have reached the bottom, of the  - --'talus.   '        '��������� '������������������:..-������������������..������������������������������������ -���������'.''-   ���������'"  A. H. Brown, formerly metallurgist:,  in charge of the reduction works in  Hedley is at present in Cobalt with  the Hudson Bay Mines, Ltd., but'has  spent some time in the-.north country  examining properties since he was  here last summer.  With all the frost and,snow there  was early in the winter skaters had  no opportunity to indulge in then-  favorite sport. It is .doubtful, now  whether they will have any more  chance this winter.  Government agent, Hugh Hunter,  of Princeton, was in town on Thursday of last week, looking'after govern-  rment business. He was on his way to  an adjourned meeting of the Court of  Revision and Appeal held at Kere-  : ineos-  Nannie Strachan and Mae George,  both of them artists who have appeared in Hedley," sang at a Scotch concert  on Burns'  night in  Vancouver.    Miss  If tiny of oiir readers-.who. were acquainted with the earliest-operation's  at the Nickel Plato in 1S08 or later,  know anything about-the'-"relatives of  August E. Johnson, who was foreman  at the- Nickel Ph't te, they should .com-'  inunicate with Frank M. Whitlow,  J". P., at Sitsekis, B. C. " August E.  Johnson committed suicide at that  that place on New Years morning and  they want to get in communication  with his relatives.  There are men in Medley holding  licences under the Liquor Licence Act  'who-dp not deserve to have thein  when they cannot obey '���������the law. Interdicts can apparently get liquor  whenever they want it and they make  no effeiit to keep out of siglic when  they are intoxicated but will choose  the most public places tor exhibiting  themselves in their debauched condition. It is all nonsense to say that it  is hangers-on who get the liquor for  these interdicts and that' the licjuor  dealers are ignorant of where the  liquor is going, when they sell bottles  over the bar., When they will take  the risk and show such utter disregard  of the law: there should be mighty  little sympathy, if jiny heads cpine^olf  Our'! Keremeos correspondent: sends  us a copy of the State College of  Washington spraying' calendar for  1912 with a request to publish ccrcain  portions ^thereofwhich , we have: done  on the Keremeos page in this issue.  In this connection, however, we wish  to point out that all who are interested in fruit culture; or"."gardening may  procure a copy of the British Columbia spraying calendar for 1912 by  writing to R. M. Winslow, provincial  horticulturist at Victoria, and possibly  it would be found to be better suited  to climatic conditions obtaining in  B.��������� C," than that erf the Washington  calendar. One -of- these calendars  "would be very handy for any fruitgrower or, gardener to have tacked up  iu some convenient place on his premises for ready reference.  KEEP1 YOUR EYES ON  CAMP HEDLEY  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 COMPANY, Ltd.,  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager - HEDLEY, B.C.  Get the Best  Strachan sang "The Star of Robbie  Burns" and "Caller Herrin" and Miss  Mae George "Loch Lomond" and  "Tosti's Good-bye".  <-��������� Apparently the old adage of going  away from home to learn the news is  as true as ever it was. A man who  went from here to Princeton found  the 'rumor current that the Hedley  Gold Mining Co. had sold out their  tramway, water rights and reduction  works to the Kingston.  The soft, spell of last week put an  end to the sleighing and it is not at  all probable that there will he enough  snow to make any more, sleighing this  winter. There is very little room for  complaint on that score, however, as  there was good . sleighing for a little  over a month and that is particularly  long for Hedley.  Bank robbers'ire playing rag with  the bankers and police in Vancouver.  The latest haul was'made by a, couple  ���������of unmasked men who entered the  branch of the Royal Bunk in that city  on Main st., herded the manager antl  the stall' into the vault, cracked one  of the: clerks over the head with the  butt of a revolver and cleaned out all  the cash there was in sight and made  nn easy and clean escape.  There are most encouraging reports  of the condition of Twenty mile lake  for this time of the year. Long before  this tune in past years they found it  necessary to begin pumping but this  year it is not anticipated that there  " -will be any necessity for pumping a  single pound of water at the; lake.  There is still a reserve of about five  feet above the running out point and  although thoy are using enough water  now to supply 200 horse-power in helping out the steam plant it is only reducing thc water supply at the lake at  the rate of about a foot a month. Then  there is a good supply of snow in the  hills and a prospect for a good deal  more before next June, and in a couple  of months' more the melting snows  should begin to do their work. Altogether the water situation on twenty  mile is exceedingly bright this season  with this surplus to the good and the  ditch which is expected to increase the  season's supply by about forty per  cent.  ���������SUBSCRIBE FOR THE   GAZETTE  HOSPITAL MEETING  The adjourned annual general meet  ing of the Hedley Hospital was held  in Fraternity hall on Tuesday night.  The usual-slim attendance was experienced with the exception that on this  occasion half a dozen ladies were present.  The business consisted of receiving  and adoption of the treasurer's statement an abstract of which will appear  later, and the election of board of  directors. This latter resulted in the  election of the old board with the exception of T. H. Rotherham and A.  Megraw whose places are taken by A.  Creelman and T. II. Willey.  X  ���������  Onions, 5 cents per lb.  Apples, leading varieties,  $2.50 per box  ���������  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  E������verythin(i New and   First-Class  Bar supplied with the Choicest  Liquors and Cigars, and Special  Attention   paid   to   the   Table.'  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following tire the readings showing temperature, etc., for the week  ending Jan. 27,1912 : '  AT THE MINE  Maximum  Jan 21 . 38  22 .. 41  23 .. 32  2-1 .. 29  25 .. 30  20 .. 32  27           ..         29  Average maximum temperature 30.85  Average minimum .do        14.1+  Mean temperature 35.49  Rainfall for the week   0.00 indie's.  Snowfall ��������� "   "       " .5  COKUESPONDIMG WEKIC OF LAST   YEAK  Highest maximum temperature IS.  Average maximum  Lowest minimum  Average minimum  Mean  ��������� Fresh   Curlew   and   Government ���������  Creamery Butter and Morn  ing Glory Eggs  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  Minimum  ���������2S) .  30  19  21  ���������20  19  15  10.  -5.  .2S  8.1-1  Minimum  29  30  32  33  30  30  33  do  do  do  do  AT THE  JIILTj.  Maximum  Jan 21 .. 30  22 .. 37  23 .. 40  21 .. 40  25 .. 40  20 . 35  27         ..         40  Average maximum temperature' 29.57  Average minimum do 13.  Mean do 21.28  Rainfall for the week 0.0   inches  Snowfall       "        "      0.G5  CORKESl'OXDINO WEEK OK  LAST YEAK  Highest maximum temperature 37  Average do do 20.12  Lowest minimum do 2  Average do do 8.71  Mean do 17.57  WATER NOTICE  ��������� Shatfords, Ltd..!  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate.  Mines,  Crown    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 Go.  Office  at   HEDLEY,  B.  C.  ���������  ������m  THE ANNUAL MEETING  TO-DAY  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  ������  ������  THE  ������  ������  ������  All Policy holders in  MUTUAL LIFE OF CANADA i  PALACE  Wvem, Feed & Sale Stables   HEDLEY   B. C.    IT A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.    II Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Company,.  WOOD    FOR   SALE!  INN IS BROS. Proprietor-  ������  ������  T T. U. Picknrd. of Hedley, 11. C, by oecupa-  -*������������������> tion, assnycr, as iiti-cni- for tho Ashawota  Power Company, .Limited, of Vancouver, give  notice that 1 intend on thc -'Mil day of Fcbrmiry  next at eleven o'clock' in the forenoon, to apply  to the "Water Commissioner at his oflic-e at  Fairview for a licence to take and use '250 cubic  feet of water per second from the Similkameen  river. Thc water to be used for power on a site  to be chosen near the mouth of '2(1 mile creek,  and on a site to he chosen ad joining thc Must  lincof LnbliMlS.  2-1 T. I). IMCKAllIl  Dated this loth day of .lanuary, 1!I1'2  TRY THE  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  were invited to attend at the Head Office and  take part in the proceedings cither in person  or by proxy, to elect new directors and consider the finances of the Company. What  Other Company Allows Tuts?  THE FUNDAMENTAL DIFFERENCE  between a Mutual and a Stock Life Insurance  Company is that in the Mutual the Policyholders are the Proprietors; and in the Stock  the Policy-holders are only Customers and, as  such, have no controlling voice in the management of the Company.  THE    CANADIAN    INSURANCE    LAW  requires, however, that every level premium  life company, whether Stock or Mutual, shall  set aside in reserve a portion of each premium  at interest to provide for payment of the pol-  when it becomes a claim.  W. J. TWISS,  Manager for B. C.  A. MEGRAW  Local Agent ������  lKa.   A*i  aXa   J*i    111   J*t    ..*  WHEN" AVRMTING ADVERTISERS PLEASE  MENTION   THIS FAITER  ��������� THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. FEB 1,1912.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen----Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  John McSen,   of   Okanngan   Falls,  was it visitor to town Friday.  Mr. F. W. Haywood, of the B. C S.  -was here on business Monday.  Mrs. Dan Rodgers, of Coalmont,  was a visitor to town Monday.  ���������J.   U.    Biown,    Indian   agent,   and  daughter were iu town Thursday.  Hugh  Hunter,  assessor,  of Princeton, was up at the Center last Friday.  'Mrs. J. A.  Brown, after spending a  week with friends in Hedley, returned  Saturday.  Rev. A. H. Cameron went to Princeton Friday last where he conducted  services. ���������  F. S. Stevens, of the Eastern Townships bunk, left on business for Vancouver, Monday last. ,  A. C. Kennedy, of the Spring Brook  Ranch, on the Penticton Road, was in  town on  business Saturday.  Rev. ,T. A. Hogg, conducted the service in the Presbyterian .Church lastj  Sunday, for the Rev. A. If. Cameron.  Mrs. J. AV.- Armstrong' and son,  Lloyd, after having had n..'pleasant  holiday at the Coast, returned last,  Saturday.  George Riddle, of Hedley, manager  of the Palace Livery, was in town renewing oldacquaintances Monday and  Tuesday. .  It took all the train crew to move a  large rock off the track last Friday, at  the 167 mile post, before they could,  proceed on their way.  You still remember, don't you? that  the Castle Square1. Entertainers will.be  in tho Town hall, Tuesday, February  loth.   Everybody, come.  The Ladies Aid will give a. concert  in the town hall on February 7th. A  very good programme has been provided.   Admission 50 cents.  Jack Lawler, expert apple packer,  sent in here by the government, has  been teaching the art to many in the  district this past week in the Town  hall.  Tom Daly came in on Tuesday from  Salem, Ore. where he has been attending school. He will remain for a.  month after which he will go to California to train with the Portland team  in the Northwestern League for the  season of 1912.  Toe Armstrong, of Chopeka, who  has been suffering intensely for the  past six months with a badly fractured bone, had a,n operation performed  at Spokane Friday last and although  .loe is very weak the doctors have  every expectation of his speedy recovery so we join in hoping that this will  be the case and that he will soon be  amongst us again.  The K. K. K. held a very enjoyable  meeting last Thursday. The chief  items on the programme were: A  dialogue consisting of five of the members, and a rhyming contest. New  officers were elected as follows; President. P. F. .Quant: Vice-President,  Miss McConnell: Sec-Treasurer, Wm.  M Daly. To-night the meeting will  take place at the home of Mr. Coulter, but if the roads are. in bad con-  tlition, thc meeting will take place at  the restaurant.  I You Buy Right if You Buy at |  i  TH E    BIO   STORE  I  I  !  X  I  I.  X  Ladies' Sweater Coats    Ladies' Woollen Caps  Ladies'Woollen Underwear  The Bargain Table is'full" of Kitchen Utensils  Men's Sweater Coats       Men's Woolen Shirts  Men's Woollen Underwear Men's Woollen Sox  FIVE ROSES FLQHR  A-Full'Line of the Best Quality Groceries  always on hand  P\ J.  iiiai^ytoWfrvm*wiMfr^  NOTICE  Certificate of Improvements.  J ULY FRACTION Mineral Claim, situate in  tho Osoyoos Mining Division of Yale District. Where located: - Nickel Plate Mountain, Camp Hedley -:���������-���������.������������������'���������  TAKK NOTrCE that I, Ainslcy Megraw, K.  M. C. No. I05I2A iiKcnt for thc Hedley Gold  Mining Company, Limited, F. M. C. No. J322100  intend sixty days from the date hereof, to apply to the mining Recorder for a Certificate of,  Improvements, for thc purpose of obtaining a  Crown Grant of the above claim.  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  Buy a Sack and Start the New Year right.  You cannot hope to haye good Bread unless  ypjui. use good, flour  Be sure and ask for Five Roses  FRANK RICHTER & CO.  And further take  notice that, action   under  section 37 .must be'commenced before the issue  of such Certificate of improvements."'   '  . Dated this 22nd day of .lanuary, 1!)12  ESTRAY  Strayed to the premise's of the undersigned during the fall of 1910 one  red yearling steer with white face,  branded f>Oon left hip and nick in  ear. Owner mav haye same by proving property and paying expenses.  Bertie Allison  NOTICE  Certificate of Improvements.  MRS. A. F. KIRBY,  Proprietress.  Large Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOMMY SING, Keremeos  Hope Mineral Claim, situate in tho Osoyoos  Mining Division of Yale district.   Where  located:   On' Sixteen Mile, Camp Hedley.  TAKK NOTICE that 1, Ainslcy   Megi-aw,  F. M. C. No, 105t'2B agent for John McLean, K.  M. C. 40.-H3B, and Joseph Rothcrliam, F.'M.C.  No. 40M8D, intend, sixty days from the  date  hereof, to apply to thc Mining Recorder for a  Certificate of Improvrnioht, for tho purpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37. must be. commenced before thc  issuance of sqeh Certificate of   Improvements,'  Dated this third day of November. A.D., lilll  Keremeos-Penticton Mail Stage.  A first-class new auto has been added R); W. E. Welby's stage and Livery  business tit Penticton anel a thoroughly competent driver has been engaged  to run the car.  Phone 11 W. E. Welbv  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  HEAL ESTATE MINES  Agent for:  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Keremeos. B. C.  What a few Acreip^KereineosEruijtLands  will fce^ wp^thin a few years when  thertrees are in bearing  Can. you do; better v^ithyouiy 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 banlcandatthe same time offers such  biig returns on thig capijtat inyestecl.  CM.  SHAW  SirMQ LEE  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Cleaving land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Keremeos, B.C.  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provincial Lancl Sui-yeyor.  Office of J, A. Brown  KEREMEOS - - B. C.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OK YAT.K  SPRAYING INFORMATION  How, Where, What and When to Spray  and What For  In Late Winteu, while buds are  swelling, use sulphur lime 3 degrees  Beautne, foi bud moth, twig borer,  peach leaf curl (and too early spraying  will miss these) also for scale insects,  eggs of green aphis and redspider,  pear leaf blister mite, woolly aphis,  rabits and field mice and mildew.  In Si-RiNfi (1) When flower buds are  ready to open, use sulphur lime for  apple scab. rNow York apple canker  and prune brown rot and fruit mold.  (2) While last blossoms are falling, use  load arsenate I lb to 50 gallons of  water for codling moth, hud moth,  twig borers and young caterpillars.  1*1 oav to Sp.ua v���������Spray thoroughly.  Direct your attention to the hardest  places to reach. Cover every surface.  Wet behind the buds. Reach the bottom of every crack. F\\\ the lower  calyx cup. Do not try to economize  on spray. For all orchard spraying  use a high pressure pump (at least 200  lbs.) Use- Bordeaux nozzles only. Use  an 8 foot spray rod. Have a crook to  set the nozzles at an angle of'15 decrees. Spray from a tower if tint trees  are beyond your reach.  TUg London Directory  (Published Annually)  Enables traders throughout the world  to communicate direct  with English  MANUFACTURERS <fc DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being  a complete commercial guide to London and its suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with   the   Goods  they  ship,   and the  Colonial and   Foreign   Markets  they  supply:  STEAMSH1P  LINES  arranged under  the Ports  te>  which  they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading  manufacturers, merchants,  etc., in the: principal  provincial towns  and   industrial  centres  of the United  Kingdom. ���������  A copy of the current addition will  be forwarded , freight paid, on receipt  of Postal Order for"20s. i  Dealers seeking Agencies can adver-  their trade  cards for ������i,  or larger ad- >  vertisements from ������;���������>.  TAKE NOTICE that Emilc Jensen, of Glen  x Valley. New "Westminster District. B. C.  .occupation Farmer, intends tp apply for permission to purchase the following'deseribed  land.  Commencing ab a post planted (northwest  corner) about six chains distant and in a northerly direction from the Ashnola River' and  about seventeen miles from its mouth thence  eastfiO chains, thence south 20 chains, thence  ���������westfiO chains, thence north 20 chains to point,  of 'commencement, containing 1'20 acres more  or less  KMILK JENSEN  II. C. N. Etches, agent.  October 17th, 1911 -16-1(1  REMEMBER  Wc  offer no lancl but what has  the  water already on it  Fruit Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 anel 350 per acre.     Town, Lots.  Keremeos Land Co., Ltd.  KEREMEOS, B.C.  ������  ������  ������:���������  ������������������������  ���������������  ������  ������  ������i  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  PRINCETON   BREWING   CO.  PRINCETON^ B. C.  Make the  NOTED HOP GOLD BEER  1  I  THEIR NOTED HALF AND HALF  (HALE STOUT AND POKTER)  is a Winner.  NOTICE  KI'.TTLK KIVKK ASSKSKMKNT DISTKICT  "iVX-TICK is hereby given, in accordance with  x> the Statutes, that Provincial Kevcniie  Tax, and nil assessed taxes assessed and levied  under the "Assessment Act", including rural  school tax tinder the ������������������Public Schools Act," are  now due and payable for the year 1912.  All taxes collectable for thc ICettlc Kiver  Assessment Districting due mid payable at my  oflico. situate in the Government Building,  Krirview. II. C. This notice, in terms of law,  is ei|iiiviiiunt- to a personal demand by me upon  all persons liable to taxes.  Dated at .''nirvicw, \i. (*.. this L'j'.tb day ol"  January. 1!)1'.'.  HON A LI) HKWAT  Assessor and Collector  1-1 Kettle Kiver Assessment District  60   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  THE   RIVERSIDE   NURSERIESi  GRAND FORES, B. C.   Comprising ioo Acres  Largest growers of Nursery Stock in British Columbia.   All stock wintered in our cellars and no dtimger of buring winter killed trees.  Buy British Columbia grown trees for British Columbia Orchards.  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE!  NOTICE  The London Director! Go. Ltd.  2"), Abchiirch Lane.   London, E. C.  TRY THE  Hedley   Gazette  FOR  Fine Job Printing  Certificate of Improvements.  Nkw Y'ouk Kkactio.vai, Mineral Claim, situate in the Osoyoos Mining Division of Yale  District.   Where located: Camp Hedley  Take Notice that I, Ainslcy Megraw, KM.C.  No. IIISI-JIJ. agent for the Hedley Gold Mining  Company Limited. Free Miner's Certificate No".  Ii'22100. intend, sixty days from the date hereof,  to apply to the Mining Kecorder for a Certilicate ol'Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant to the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section '.)', must be commenced before the issu-  ahce of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this ISth day of November, l'ltl    1(1-10  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights &c.  Anyone sending a sketch and description may  quickly ascertain our opinion free whether an  invention is probnbly patentable. Communion*  tlons strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patentfl  aunt free. Oldest imency for securing patents.  Patents taken through Munn & Co. receive  special notice, without chargo, in tho  A handsomely illustrated weekly. T.inrest circulation of tiny nuientiUo journal. Terms, $3 a  j-oar; four months. $1. Sold by all newsdealers.  iONff & Co.36'Broad^ New York  Branch Office, e'!6 P St.. WashlDKlon. D. C.  NOTICE  .SIMILKAMKKN LAND DISTKICT  IMSTIUCT Ol'' VAI.K  TAKK notice that .I,  Willian Charles Lyall.  *���������       of  Hedley,  merchant,  intends   to apply  for  permission to  purchase the   following described lands  Cdinmciicing at a post planted at northwest  corner of l.ol. UIVJ, situate on the .SiuiilUainoen  river, thence south '10 chains thence west, '10  chains, thence north -0 chains, thence cast -0  chains to point of commencement, containing  acres more or less.  WILLIAM CHAKLKS LYALL  Moitincr .1. Costello, Agent.  November ISth, Itlll --S-1  PentiGton-Keremeos  AUTO STAG  Makes  thc round   trip between]  Keremeos and Penticton  everyday and  Meets All Trains & Boatd  Making-  Close Connections antij  Affording Ilapid Transit  f  No Driver allowc-d to handle]  ear   who   does not   thoroughl^J  his  car   anel  nvusl  cure   at   a\\  understand  exercise  times.  greatest  Fare $6.00.   Return $io.o*J  S. M. STUDEBAKEFl

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