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Array AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume VII.  HEDLEY, B.C., THUESDAY,'. JAN1IAEY213. 1911.  N UMI3ER  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 years'practice in Vancouver.]  S. O. L. Co.'s Hi.ocic  PENTICTON,       -      -      B. C.  K. C. BROWN  KARRISTKK and SOLICITOR  NOTAIIV' I'UULIC. Ktc.  PRINCETON,  B.C.  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Kates Moderate.  A. Baknes, Prop.       Penticton, U.C.  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 Co.  Office  at   HEDLEY,  B. C.  Grand Union  Hotel ^  HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  HEDLEF BARBER SHOP  Two Doors North of Bunk of B. N. A.  HAIR   CUTTING   A   SPECIALTY  Razors Honed.  Hot and Cold Baths in Connection  W. T. BUTLER.  A. F. & A. M.  '(S"y      RICGULAR monthly meetings of  ���������"     Hedley Lodge No. .18. A. F. & A. M.,  m������ are held on  the second   Friday in  I isaeli mouth in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  "Sjrethren are cordially invited to attend.  K. FRASER, J. A. SCHUBERT,  W. M Secretary  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge  1711 are held  on  the    third    Monday    in    every  r.':i-'i-ai;i<tS������2hIll,)n,'n '" '���������''���������ntornity Hall.   Visit"  fug brethcrn are cordially invited to attend.  JOHN' .JAMIKSOX. W. .Al.  I''. DOLLKMORK. .Sect.  A. C. STUIID  HAItOI.I)   .MAV.Vi:  IJ.VLV  w.  H. T.  GAHAN  '<  Barrister,   Solicitor,  Notary Public, Etc.  Muitrc  PENTICTON,  Br.ocic  B. C.  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  <- # ���������Jr # X-  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  ROBBERY IN HEDLEY  T. H.  Rotherham's Pool Room Entered  aud Contents of Till Taken.  ANOTHER   ESCAPE  COMMUNICATION  Everything New and First-Class  B;u' supplied with the Choicest  Liquors and Cigars, and Special  Attention  paid - to   the   Table.  OflS. GLflRKE  PAlA;.6fc  Livery, Feed & Sale tables  HEDLEY  13. O.  "IF A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.   If Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Plion   11.        INNIS  BROS. Proprietors.  Try  .vu.vWWYOa'Sk.  Vidoria  Cross  CEYLON TEA.  Pure  and   Invigorating.  Stocks Mines  Herberts. Brown  Broker  MEMUEIl   A'ANCOUVEI!.  MINING EXCHANGE  113 Pender St. W. Vancouver.  ���������Write tne about your claims  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEKN" LA XI") DISTRICT.  DiSTKICT Ol-'   YAI.K.  rPako notiee tlmt I. Henry Allan Uareclo ,of  -1- Keremeos. oeeupation. fanner, intends to  apply for permission to purclm.se tho following  described lauds:  Commencing at a. post; planted about li miles  east of the S. 10. corner ot W. Cohen's 1\ It. No.  ���������112, Lot ���������290'fc tlience 20 cliains north, thence 20  chains cast, thence 20 cliains south, thence 20  chains west and containing 10 acres, more or  less-.  II. A. HARCELLO  January. 7th. 1011.  On Monday evening about 6 o'clock  a robbery that was a mixture of daring burglary and petty sneak thieving  was pulled off. The proprietor had  gone to supper between five and six  o clock as usual, but the barber who  occupies part of the premises was detained with a customer and remained  longer. He too left for supper about  5;<I5 p. m. and the place was locked up  but the lights were left full on. Shortly afterwards some parties noticed  the lights (which are gasoline lamps)  going out in the pool room and wondered at it as being something unusual at that time of the evening.  Nothing was known of anything being wrong until Rotherham returned  about six when he was surprised to,  see the lights out (although the lamps  were still hot) nnd thc back door open.  Examination of the back door showed  that the lock had been broken apparently with an axe, and the till open-  and contents extracted. He next examined the till in the barber shop and  found that it also had been yisited and  rifled of its contents. Tlie total amount  taken from both tills is said to have  been about $60.  The thief had thoroughly understood the layout of the premises and  he also knew the manipulation of  those gasoline lamps and cash registers, for the air pressure and gasoline  supply had been tilrned off.  A stranger who struck town on Friday and put up at the Great Northern  was suspected and constable Sproule  searched him but found nothing on  him that would warrant taking him  in custody. Several very suspicious  circumstances neverthe less gave good  grounds for the suspicion and it is by  no means a very sure thing that he  was not the guilty party or one of  them, for there may have been an accomplice.  Hedley nearly came in  for a rather  .serious  blaze on   Thursday  night of  last week.    ,Fire sta rted in C'riteley's  shoeshop, a small building attached.to  the  Commercial hotel.     It is thought  that a spark from   the stove caught in  a gunny sack curtain   near by and it  was   beginning to go in  lively shape  when noticed by F. M.  Gillespie  and  G. MeEacbern  who happened to be iii  the tlrugstore 0]>posite  and were look?  ing  in that direction.     They rushed  over,   kicked in the door when   they  found the gunny sack-blazing and the  woodwork  alongside had  commenced  to burn. The curtain was pulled down  first thing and  the fire stamped out  and the partially burnt   sacking used  to smother out the burning woodwork  There appeared  to be no water on the  premises except a   basinful which was  used to help complete the work begun  with   the sacking.     The Commercial'  hotel   building is  a huge  mass of dry  lumber and would   have made a very  hot fire, and in the   absence of proper  fire-fighting appliances it would have,  been  a foregone conclusion that the  drugstore post-office and  other buildings in   the near  vicinity would have  gone  too.    "Meanwhile  what   has  be  come of the adjourned meeting for fire  protection  which   was  to have  been  held to  acton information   that sundry committees  were  to   obtain   for  them?    It certainly tloes   seem an almost    hopeless   task   to   awaken   the  people  of Hedley to a sense of their  utter helplessness in   the case of any,  seiious visitation from fire.   The Commercial hotel seems to bear ;i charmed  life.    During  the time it was running  it was on fire several   times but the  fire was always noticed  in time to be  put out. On one occasion a driink who  thought he  wasn't  getting  warmed  fast enough  at the  stove    kindled a  fire of wood on the floor alongside.  HOSPITAL BALL  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEX LAND DISTKICT  District ok V.m.k  TAKK XOTICE that I, l.orne .Stanley Coleman, of ICeremoo-;. occupation engineer  iiitend| to apply for permission lo purchase the  following described lauds:���������  Commencing at a post planted about 10  chains east of tlie south east corner of Lot Xo.  2!)s. thonce 150 chains south to a point 00 feet  north of the Intel-national boundary line,  thenee west 20 chains, thence north <i0 chains,  thenee east 20 chains to point of commencement.  Lme.vi-: Sta.vi.kv I'oi.k.ma.v  Dec. 5th, 1010 l-io  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing* and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  "Members Vancouver Stock Exchange  f^eal Estate,  Insurance, Stock, Loan  and Mortgage Brokers  728 Hastings Street VV  Opposite New .Post Oilh.-e  P. O. BOX OOli  Vancouver, - - B. C.  NOTICE  Certificate of .improvements.  Doi.i'iu.v and Si-ak I''i;.u.T!o.vai. "Mineral  Claims, in (he Osoyoos Alining Division of  Vale District. Where loeateil: on the east side  of Leremeos ('reckon Manuel   Kan-el's ranch.  Take Notice that I. <'. A. Stoess of ������clo\vnn.  U. (.'. acting as agent for (.'has. \\r. .Ionian, of  Olalla. U.C. free minor's certiilcate No I'lll.Hil.  intend, sixty days from date hereof, to apply to  the Alining Kerorder for a ('crtilicalo of Improvements, for Ihe purposes of obtaining a  Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further lake notice I hat action under  section .'17 must lie commenced before I be issue  of such Certillcatcs of improvement.  C. A. STOESS  December2llth, 1'Mir ."iO-I'i  The charity hall in aid of the Hedley  hospital given on Friday evening last  was in all respects a pronounced success even although the attendance  was not quite as large as 011 some former occasions. The principal falling  off in, attendance was in the case of  guests from the outside. Both Princeton and Keremeos were represented  but nob in as great numbers as on former occasions.  The dance was held in the hall over  Shatfords store and the room was  tastefully decorated with evergreens  and bunting while the floor was in  very good condition. About 120 guests  all told were present and of these, possibly over forty couples were among  the dancers, and this number was  about all the room could accommodate comfortably without undue  crowding.  Music was supplied by the Coulthard orchestra, of Princeton, consisting of Mr. and Mrs. Coulthard and  daughter on cornet, violin and mandolin and Mrs. Lyall accompanying on  the piano. In the last part of the  evening the cornet which was too  loud for the stringed instruments was  cut out and most of the guests approved of the change. On the whole the  guests were well pleased with the  music supplied. Mr. H. D. Barnes  officiated as floor manager. Some  thought that the encoring of dances  was carried to extreme. An encore  occasionally is encouraging and complimentary to the orchestra but when  carried to extreme it becomes an imposition upon tliein.  Supper was served in Fraternity  hall where tables were laid to accommodate 110 guests, and the manner in  which the tables were dressed and the  excellence of the menu supplied was  evidence of the zeal in the cause shown  by the Ladies' Auxiliary who got it  up.  A full statement of the financial end  '���������I' the event is not yet to hand but a  fairly close estimate places the net  proceeds at about $250.  WEST FORK KETTLE RIVER  Mr. L. Reinecke spent the past season on the West Fork of the Kettle  river, B. C. He has been engaged in  topographically ;ln,l geologically surveying this district for the Geological  Survey and reports as follows regarding the mining development.  "MIXING DEVELOPMENTS ALONG KETTLE  RIVEK,  li. (.'.  The small silver-lead workings near  Beaverdell, on the West Fork of the  Kettle'River has shipped nearly $100,-  000 worth of ore at the end of 1910.  The ore was hauled for nearly 50 miles  by wagon to the railway, and onlv  such as averaged $100 per ton or over  could be shipped with profit. The  largest mine was shut down in February of this year, and mining is now  practically at a standstill. A railway  is being constructed from Midway, on  the United States Boundary, through  Beaverdell. Renewed activity is expected in the mines upon its completion.  A promising seam of soft coal has  been recently opened in the Tertiary  shales near Midway.  Placer gold, gold-silver, and copper  prospects were formerly worked along  Kettle river and its tributaries. Rock  creek and "West fork.  WAS IN TRAIN WRECK  ".   Bullock-Webster Survives Wreck of  Scotch Express  (Penticton Herald)  It will probably bo a surprise to  Penticton people to know that Mr. E.  Bullock Webster was in tlie Scotch  express on the Midland railway which  met with such a fearful accident on  Christmas eve near Hawes Junction,  Glasgow.  Letters were received by Mr. Bullock-Webster's intimate friends in  town this week acquainting them of  the above mentioned fact and stating  that although badly shaken up he  was uninjured.  Mr. Bullock-Webster was travelling  to Glasgow where be has sines been  demonstrating the superiority of  British Columbia fruit.  Mr. Webster was also in the ill-fated  hotel lire in Fairview about nine years  ago when the "big tepee" was burned  down and several lives were lost. On  that occasion he had to jump from an  upper -torey window.  To the Editor Hedley Gazette  Dear Sir  I have read your paper since its first  issue and have seldom seen Tulameen  mentioned. The Gazette has a larger  circulation in this section than any  other paper published in the province  and Tulanieen should be considered in  the field of its labors.  Tulameen is situated three miles  west of the uncompleted end of tho  V. V. & E. Railway on the north side  of the Tulameen river and adjoining  Otter lake and is the natural commercial 'centre for all the mineral and coal.;  resources of this promising district.  The Columbia Coal and Coke Co. a  wide awake and progressive concern  are opening up their coal holdings two  miles below Tulanieen and are the  are the heaviest investors in the district; their saw mill situate at Tulameen has been taxed to its utmost  capacity this season furnishing timbers  and lumber for mining and residential  purposes.  Under the able management of the  Columbia, Co. a record in our lumber  manufacturing has been broken and  all our lumber wants have been supplied up-to-date.  Among other companies orga.nized  in this section and about to open mineral properties in the early spring are  the Kelly Creek Mining and Smelting  Co. of Spokane, property on Kelly  Creek and the Tulanieen Platinum Co. '  Vancouver, property on Tulanieen  river.  The Blair Coal interests lying West  of and adjoining the town which bids  fair to be a strong competitor of the  Columbia Co.  The Similkameen Mining Co. aie  preparing to push their enterprise  with renewed vigor.  Report-says a. strong English Co.  are negotiating for the purchase of  the Swede group of mines on head of  Bear Creek.  Wm. Flager's property on Boulder  Creek upon which considerable work  has been done will employ a still larger  force this season.  The irrepressible Connelly and  Speck are determined to place the  Rabbit Mountain properties on a shipping basis during 1011.  The town of Tulanieen grows slowly  but surely. One of the best inland  hotel buildings has just been completed at an estimated cost of twenty  thousand dollars and the .public are  clamoring for its opening. This hotel  will very materially assist in making  Tulanieen a summer resort, directly  the Hill family make it possible to  reach the natural baths at Tulanieen  and it is to be hoped some of them  will live to feel the exhilarating effects  of a motor ride on and a dip in Otter  lake.  Plans have been drawn and arrangements are being made for the construction of a public hall 20x50 and the ambition of its owner is to introduce Jim  Hill to the residents of Tulanieen and  assist, in dissipating his mind of the  necessity of comparing our methods  with those of the .state of Washington.  .1. 11. Jackson left for the coast last  week intending to purchase boats for  Otter lake the future goal for all pleasure seekers in .summer time and hopes  to have sufficient boat accommodation  for the whole Hill family enabling  that illustrous group to see Tulanieen  as he sees it.  In the matter of wagon roads,  bridges, etc.. our wants are many and.  if told would number many a score  but we are content to leave this with  our representative Mr. L.W. Shatford  who has been equal to the occasion  with the prospector and wo cannot,  but expect he will assist the incoming  mining Companies to that consideration the conditions demand.  "Yours Chloride.  THE MIDWAY COAL  A Spokane Company Will Equip on Extensive Scp.le.  Times  Late reports from the 31 id way coal  properties stale that a very influential  syndicate has been formed at Spokane  to outfit the mine with the most approved machinery to the value of  $25,000 to $80,000 and the working-  gang increased to twenty men or over. THE   HEDLEY    GAZETTE,  JAN 20,   1911.  W*.  w%  and  HERE SZilCE t*J'30;'  Similkameen Advertiser.  isucd on Thursihivs, by thc Hkdi.kV (i A'/.kttk  l'lilNTINO AM> I'l'Iil.lSIIIXU CO.MPANV.  I.I.MITKU.   at   liedlov.   li. ('.  'P  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Year '..' SSMM. j  -       "   ( United States)  '-'-'>(������ j  Advertising Rates i  Measurement, VI lines to the inch. ��������� J ���������  LanU Notices���������Certilleates of improvement, etc. !  97.00 for 00-day notices, and ������f>.0U for .'0-day ;  notices. - !  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month j  SI 23: over 1 inch and up to 1 inches, bi.uu ,  per inch pel-month. To constant advertisers  taking larger space than   lour inches, on .  application, rates will be given of reduce;. \  T>  ,\)0W���������  CO.LfoT  i/.e of space and length j  ippli  charges, based on  of time. ]  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one j  ineh, ftl.00 for one insertion, 25 cents tor |  each' subsequent insertion.. Over one mom ;  10 cents per line for first insertion  and a ;  cents per line for each subsequent insertion, j  Transients payable in advance. |.  Changes for contract advertisements should j  be in the office by noon on Tuesday to secure |  attention for that week's issue. j  .Advertisements will be changed once every j  month if advertiser desires, without any extra.i  charge. For changes of tenor than once a month ,  he   price of composition   will be charged al j  regular rates.  A. MEGRAW. Managing h'ditor  Full Moon  14  Last quar.  1911  .IAN  New "Moon  30  l-'irst quar.  8.  1911  Sun. mon. Tues. Wed. Tim. Fri. Sat.  s  9  15  10  22  23  29  HO  ���������M  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  Premier McBride's critics will now  pounce on the proof, thai he has been  grafting. If not, how in the World  did'he get hold of the $-15 necessary  to buy that land from the Dominion  gvernment ?  .loo Martin has a. very indifferent  opinion of the leadership" capabilities  of the present government and opposition leaders in Great Britain. Political astuteness doesn't seem to be there  in .Joe's estimation. There was not  the finesse of the Manitoba School Bill,  for instance, which sent one government in Canada to Davy Jones' locker  and put in power another which  forced the Autonomy Bill on the new  provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan.  j������g4SER  rSaveloarMonef,  -"������TODience How!  We want evayorieto kiow  ttyai weare paying -  ;.c~4# Iutetr^>  perannuTO credited itf fttf  on saving deposits ($1-  & upward) subject ToWh-  toalbr cheque & -  ^ 5������ InTerest^  onlime deposits of*  ^TnoTitfe"& over. -.-,  We mvest monef for clients  in first mortgages'8 do a  general fTnanciaUusiness.  Wewaril^ur savmft accnt  & if you are not saving  sysTematicalty, * - ���������- --  Commence NOW WiHiU5.  Deposits ty mail ^^^  ->-���������*������������������*��������� easily "handled ���������  Ymxkn send hy Draff,  Post Office������������������*��������� 6$)ress  i. Order or Re&istererj^^  Letter & withdrawals'  can be made-*���������������������������������������������������-������������������������"��������������� ���������+  - * arcy waj ym wish.  Ware Responsible  ,Refer Itf-^V + *������������������-���������������  Duns,Brad5treet5,  or to anyone in -  VMGGUV6R-  Do it now !!! !���������!  DowJr^eii& Co. Ltd.  $21 CaiBibLe Stmt,  pVaixcoviver B.C.^  Water Notice  Sir Wilfrid Laurier may find it  necessary to supervise the action of  leader Brewster in the Provincial  House at Victoria. His criticisms of  the government policy were rather  unfortunate for his friends at Ottawa  and Premier McBride was not slow to  take advantage of it in his reply. To  Sir Wilfrid it must have been trying  to have his own acts and those ol his  Government and followers so specifically condemned by leader Brewster  as they were. Henceforth it would lie  well for Sir Wilfrid to institute a censorship upon the public utterances of  the member for Alberni or disavow  his leadership status. The desertion  of the member for i''squiinalt and the  assumption of the role of parliamentary opposition on the part of the two  .socialists who are now the only organization in a position to assume that  role, would indicate thai Mr. Brewster was indiscreet, to say the least,  in allowing his speech on the address  to take the form and tone which it  did.  NOTICE  .srMILKA"MKKN I,ANI> DISTIUC'T  DISTKICT OK VAI.K  TAKK notice that Kobort A. Conkey, oft'al-  ffai-y, Alta. occupation .Salesman, intends  to apply for permission to purchase) thc following describuil lands.  Commencing at a post planted about one and  one-half miles nortli and oast of JJiomley  .-���������Liition oil tlie Great Xorthern Kailway. theace  north 80 chains; thenco west, 80 cliains; thenco  south 80 chains; thenee east 80 chains to the  point, of hcffimiinfr containing ("IO acres more or  less.  IJOIJKIITA. CONK ICY  Hicks A. J-.ee.  A^ent.  October 18th, 11)10. Il>-10  Notice is hereby given that an application will be made und'br Part V., Sec. 23,  of the "Water Act", 1909, to obtain a licence in the Similkameen Division of Yale  District.  a The name of Company in full, South  Kelowna Land Co., Ltd.  The head o&ce���������Kelowna, B. C.  The capital, how divided ? showing  amount paid   up, $250,000.00, all paid up.  b The name of the lake, stream or  source (if unnamed the description is)  Hydraulic Creek and meaders  e The point of diversion, thirty chains  north of the sixteen mile post on the east  line of lot 2719.  d The quantity of water applied for  (in cubic feet per second), 70, or 1661 acre  feet.  e The character of the proposed works  ���������dams, ditch and flume  f    The   premises on   which the water is  to be used (describe same)  f X. .' Sec. ii4. Part S. YV. \ Sec 25. \Y. I. Sec  'Hi: Sec ������. X. ���������'. Sec 11. S. W. -\ See 21, Tp. 28l N.  K. \ See 31, X. \V. I Sec 'AS. X. K. } Sec till, X.W.  i See H5. X. IC. 1 Sec HI. 1C. A Sec if.'. X. W. j Sec  H2. \\\ A See '������, Tp. 21). \V.".'- See '-'. See li. Sec 4,  S. W. '"Sec a, S. IC. ', Sec li. X. .', Sec <i. \V. A Sec  l,Tp.-.'li.   SHO acres.  g The purposes for which the water  is to be used���������irrigation.  li     If  for irrigation   describe   the    land  intended   to be irrigated,  giving acreage.  h X. A See 21. part S. W 1 See 25. \Y. .'. Sec. 2li.  Sec 2-1. X. A Sec II, S. \V \ Sec 2\ 'I'p. AS. NIC 1  SueiJl. XAV. i Soc'JS. X. IC. 1 Sec-J!l. X.W.',  Sec: ifcl. X. K. ', Sec ill, IC. A See H2, X. \\\ ', Sceifi  \V. A Sec iJIJ. Tp 20. W.'ASiic. 2. Sec li. Sec 4,  S. \y. \ Sec 5. S. IC. | See.ii. X, A Sec li, \V. A Sec  1,'J'p. 2l\. alio acres.  j Area of Crown land intended to be  occupied by Ihe proposed works, 1440  acres.  k This notice was posted on the 17th  day of November, 17th, and application  will be made to the Commissioner on the  24th day of December, 1910.  1 Give the names and addresses of any  riparian proprietors or licensees, who or  whose kinds are likely to he affected Indie proposed works, either above or below the outlet, D. Gallagher. J. McClelland, A. Ashton, all ol' Kelowna, H. C.  memorandum o"  Irom  asso-  p    Lxtaact  ciation  2    The objects   for which Ihe Company  is established are  d To develop, acquire, own and hold  record of unrecorded water, and lo purchase water records .and water privileges,  and to construct, erect,maintain and operate canals, ditches, acqueducts, raceways  flumes, weirs, wheels, feeders, laterals,  reservoirs,   dams,   wells,   lakes, buildings  or other erections or works which may be  required in connection with the improvement and use of the said water and water  power, or by altering, renewing-, extending improving, repairing or maintaining-  any .such works, or any part thereof, and  to conduct, carry on, and transfer water  to all persons or corporations for in iga-  lion, manufacturing', or industrial, mechanical, mining, milling-, domestic or  stock-raising- purposes; and also to build  and'construct storage reservoirs lor the  collection and storage ol' water for-the  purposes above mentioned, with full power  and authority., to make contracts and  agreements for the s<'ile of permanent waterworks and carrying water for the purposes aforesaid.  s. Heaver swamps on height of land  near headwaters of Hydraulic Creek.  t    Dams  u     Depth in feet.     Area in acres,  i.E-  BI  ;im  19.  75 Years in Business  feet    acres  feet    acres        feet  acres  1. .  0.0  ���������11,;. 154.7             21.  .544.0  2.. 4.0  12..189.0          ���������  22.  .569.2  3.. 6.0   :  13.. 257.0             23.  .595.1  4..  S.O  14..287.2             24.  .614.4  5.. 10.0  15.. 317.3             :25.  .635.7  6..11.4  16..347.4          .  26.  .656.0  7..61.6  17.. 379:8             27,  .676.4  8..".84.5 ���������"���������:���������������������������  IS. .407.6  ������������������       ' 28.  .696.9  9.. 96.0  19..492.S            ,29.  .717.1  10.1,17.3  20.. 518.1              30.  .737,4  v    Lease  and purchase  w'   S670 i  icre feet.  x    3 Ear  th dams with puddle con  Signature  3S  The South Kelowna Land Co  Ltd.  Per T. W. G  -oves.  P  O. Address���������Kelowna,  B. C  1.0th Nov. 1910.  .' .��������� ������������������  Water Notice  Notice is hereby given that an application will be made under Part V., See. 23,  of the "Water Act," 1990, to obtain a licence in the Similkameen Division of Yale  District.  a The name ol" Company in full, South  Kelowna Land Co., Ltd'  The.liead office, Kelowna, B. C.  The capital, how- divided, showing  amount  paid up, $250,000.00,   all paid up.  b The name of the lake, stream or  source (if unnamed the description is)  Stirling Creek.  -c    The point of diversion, a point about  six miles below- its source.  d The quantity of water applied for (in  cubic feet per second), 50  e The character of the proposed works,  dams, ditch and flume.  f The premises oii which the water is  to be used (describe, same)  f   N. A Sec 24, parts, w: -] Sec. 25���������.\v. k  Sec 23, Sec 22, n.J,   Sec 14. s. w. \ Sec 24  tp. 28. n.e. .1 Sec. 31.   n.w. :"j Sec. 2S.  n.e.  w. rj Sec 35.,  n.e. :): Sec 34.,  :! Sec. 32., w. A Sec. 33  MoneyOrders  safely���������con Yrenieiitly  Banlcei's' Assoc.-iatsbn Money Order.  Capital and Reserve Over $7,300,000  Small sums of money       can    be   transmitted  and  at   trifling   expense^���������:by  our  Money Orders for $ 5.00 or under  .".'?��������� .'.    v   'v      ���������������������������������       5.00 to $10.00  cost  10.00 to  30.00. to  30.00  50.00  . 3 cents.  G     "������������������  10     "���������  15   "."������������������  Hedley  Branch,  H. A Hincks, Manager  :} Sec 29.,   n. ������. :,  e. -!, Sec 32., n. w.  Sec 2, Sec 3, Sec 4,  Sec 6, w. .*; Sec.  Tp. 29.  Sec 5, s. e. ���������] Sec 6.  1. Tp. 26. 5440.  g The purposes for which the water is  to be used, irrigation.  h If -for irrigation describe the lands  intended to be irrigated, giving acreage.  h    N. A Sec 24.    Part s.w. \ Sec 25. w.  n. A Sec 14, s.w. :] Sec  :|: Sec 31. n.w. :] Sec 28.  \v. 4 Sec 35., n.e. 1 Sec.  .',- Sec 23,   Sec 22,  24, Tp. 28.    N.e.  n.e. | Sec 29.   n.  34. e. ���������!, Sec 32.   n. w. rj Sec. 32. w. A Sec.  33, Tp7 29.    W. -h Sec 2, Sec 3 Sec 4, s.w.  :] Sec 5,   s.e. J, Sec 6, n. I- Sec 6, w. i Sec  1. Tp. 26. 5440 acres.  j Area of Crown land intended to be  occupied by the proposed works, none.  k This notice was posted on the 1 7th  day of November 1910, and application  will be made to the Commissioner on the  24th day of December, 1910.  1 Give the names and addresses of any  riparian proprietors or licensees who or  whose lands are likely to be affected by  the proposed works, either above or below the outlet, none.  p Extract from memorandum of association ;  2 The objects for which the Company  are established are  d To develop, acquire, own and hold  records of unrecorded water, and to purchase water records and water privileges,  and to construct, erect, maintain and  operate canals, ditches, aqueducts, raceways, flumes weirs, wheels feeders, later-  alsj' reservoirs, dams, lakes, wells, build  ings or other erections or works which  may be required in connection with the  improvements and use of the said water  and water-power, or by altering, renewing  extending, improving, repairing or maintaining any such works, or any part thereof, and to conduct, carry on and transfer  water to all persons or corporations for irrigation, manufacturing or industrial, mechanical, mining, milling, domestic or  stock-raising purposes; and also to build  and construct storage reservoirs for the  collection and storage of water for the  purposes before mentioned, with full'power  and authority to make contracts and  agreements for the sale of permanent  water works and carrying for the purposes atoresaid.  s Beaver swamps on height of land  near bead waters of Hydraulic Creek  t    Dams.  u    Depth in feet. Area in acres,  feet   acres        feet    Acres  1 ..  0.0 11.   154.7  2..  4.0 12.. 189.0  3..  6.0 13. .257.0  4..  S.O 14..287.2  5..10.0 15..317.3  6.. 11.4 16..347.4  7..61.6 17.. 379.8  8..84.5 18..407.6  9..96.0 19.  492.8  10.117.3 20..518.1  v     Lease and purchase  w    S670 acre feet  x    (3) Earth dams with puddl  Signature  Tut: Soi.'th Kklowwa Land Co., Ltd.  Per F. W. Groves.  P. O. Address���������Kelowna, B. C.  10th Nov., 1910.  Perfect  We may be able to still further improve Victor Records���������thougn  we hardly know where.  They are now absolutely uniform in tone and quality, wherever  you buy them���������so smooth you can scarcely hear the needle���������more  durable than ever���������and double faced���������two records for the one price.  NEW DOUBLE SIDED RECORD^���������90c. for the two.  Send 90c. and 10c. postage for sample Record.  Write for catalogue of over 3,000 Records and watch  the papers for list of new ones every month.  ''//rj     Berliner Gram-o-phone Co., Limited  Montreal.  Agents Wanted Everywhere.  8c  CO.  For Sale by  LOUIS  C  ROLLS  Hedley B. C.  ISo F="r������3ig:ht - No Express  You can buy from us at Montreal Prices.  Western Distributors  WALTER F. EVANS (S> CO.  Successors to  DYKE, EVANS (Sb CALLAGHAN  536 Hastings St., Vancouver.  feet  acres  21.  .544.0  22.  .569.2  23.  .595.1  24.  .614.4  25.  .635.7  26.  .656.0  27.  .676 4  28.  .696.7  29.  .717.1  30.  .737.4  lie cores.  sThe  Halcyon  Sanitarium  ANALYSIS OF WATER  X  K  *:  X  x  ������ Chlorine   X Sulphuric Acid.  Silica,..  Lime...  X  X Alkalies as Soda   jf Magnesia   JC Lithia,   X Sulphuretted Hydrogen.  *> . :   J William Boyd, Proprietor  8.1-4  303.43  74.50  84.57  5.91  232.00  .86  32.00  Has recently been tliroitghtly renovated  and 1-o-fiu-iiislicd. and is now the greatest  liealtli resort upon the continent. Natural  liot mi in baths, VIA degrees of licat. A  course of bntlis at Halcyon will cure nervous and muscular diseases and eliminate  i-hueniiiti.sm and mctalie poisons from tlie  systi-in. The water heals liver, kidney,  and siomueh complaints. Thc rates are $2  a dny up; or $12 weekly up. 1'ostofllee, express and telegraph oilices in connection.  Halcyon, B. C.  x  r<������-*������������*J������',4'*-^-tf������-***'*'*fe-****^  THE   RIVERSIDE    NURSERIE  GRAND FORKS, B. C.    Comprising ioo Acres  Largest growers of Nursery Stock in British Columbia.    All stock white:  ed in our collars and no daniger of liuring winter killed trees.  Buv British Columbia grown trees for British Columbia Orchards.  THE  f Canadian Apple Grower's Guide  By Linus Wolverton, M. A.  A Complete  Cuide to  the. Planting   Culture, Harvesting and Marketing of Apples.  Cloth, Large Quarto. Beautifull fllustra.ted, $2.00. by M11.il $2.25  For Sale by all Booksellers  WILLIAM BR.IGGS  29-37 Richmond Street West  Toronto, Canada. THE HEDLEY GAZETTE,  JAN 26, 1911.  , Towm / and BJstrld:. ..-.,  For No. 1 dry wood or any kind of  job work see���������W. W. Simons.   '���������..'.  A new  bridge  is almost completed  .'..���������''over the Similkameen at Nighthawk.  Rev. G. R. B. Kinney .will preach in  '���������Hedley on  Sunday  evening next at  7.80 p.m.  The Kettle "Valley steel is expected  "to reach Rock Creek from Midway  this month.  The Misses Freeman, of Princeton,  spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs.  Sproule.  Mate Irwin, a former Hedley barber  is having a, bad time with n. dislocated  .  knee at Oroville.  County division has again become a  - burning question for the people just  ���������across the boundary line.  Hockey is in full swing in the upper  valley and Princetoiiians are privileged in witnessing periodical contests.  Dr. Jackson, dentist, is in Hedley  this week and for a, few days more,  jnay be seen at the Hotel Siniilkaineen.  Exchanged by Mistake at Shatford's  Hall the night of the Hospital dance,  a lady's size 31- rubber for a 5L The Hh  rubber is now at this office.  Mr. McAlpine, paymaster and head  of the commissariat on V. "V. & E.  construction, is receiving congratulations, these days on the arrival of twin  girls a t his home.  Four comedies will be presented by  the Lyceum Players on Feb. 7th. They  are "An Anonymous Letter," "Villian  and Victim", "A New Year's Dream"  and "A Bit of Conversation". .'  L. H. Patten left on Tuesday for  Kamloops to identify a horse which  was stolen from him last summer. He  leceived word that one man had been  ai rested and the horse held for identification.  C. P. Walker's Lyceum Players will  be in Fraternity Hall, Hedley, on  Tuesday, Feb. 7th.?"RomanilIa the  great harpist is one of the drawing  cards, and that there, will be abundance of fun with the entertainment  is assured by the fact that Walter Mc-  Raye is with the ttoupe.  The Nelson Daily "News has inaugurated a so-called popularity voting  contest in which  a $2500   prize is'of;  of the lungs following her  confinement has left her lungs  fered. The News is a good paper which  effectively covers the inland field, and  it is a. pity it finds it either necessary  or advisable to engage-in these-voting  contest methods of raising the wind.  A clue to the Zimmerman murder  of four years ago at Penticton is believed to have been discovered in the  finding of some jewallery at Sidley.  The jewellery was in possession of a  woman and it is claimed that it was  part of what disappeared from the old  man's.shop when the murder and robbery was committed.  Mrs. F. M. Gillespie, wife of our  postmaster, left on Monday's train for  California where she will spend the  next three months. An attack of  congestion  recent  in rather weak condition and caused  some anxiety to her husband and  friends. Her father, Mr. W. A. McLean accompanied her on the journey  south. ,  It has been noticed that there is  generally less drunkenness attending  u plain dress ball than a masquerade.  The improvement in this respect was  particularly noticeable in the case of  the hospital ball on Friday evening  where there was no evidence whatever  of the existence of booze anywhere,  but next day a few isolated drunks  were seen around the streets.  Word was received in Hedley on  Monday evening of the sudden death  of Harry Jones, proprietor of the Golden Gate hotel at Fairview, B. C.  which occurred Monday morning after  an illness of two days. There are no  particulars as to the nature of the ailment. Deceased was a popular hotel  man who for many years gave Fair-  View a. well-kept hotel. There will be  wide spread regret at his sudden death  and the Gazette extends sympathy to  the bereaved widow and family.  Rev. A. H. Cameron began on Sunday evening a series of sermons on  church union and preached on that  occasion the ojiening discourse of the  series. That he believes in church  union at the present time as being in  the best interests of the cause of  Christianity is evident from the tenor  of the opening sermon in which lie  pointed out that in the earliest years  of the Christian church there was no  dogmatic system of theology, and furthermore that the system of church,  government may be expected to  cliange with the advancing years to  keep in line with the governmental  systems of tho nations themselves.  The    Canadian ...Almanac; for  1011  which is in its 01th year of publication  maintains its  usual standard of excellence and continues to increase in size j  and general  usefulness, or rather we :  might say  indespeusability, for it has ;  become  such a compendium  of useful i  knowledge that no office man can well j  afford to be without it.    It is published ���������  by  the  Copp Clark Co.,  of  Toronto  and    this   year   contains "50!   pages,  every one of   which will  doubtless lie  consulted    various  times   during  the  year by busy  men in search  of information they may require.  Among the  new features  this   year  is data, concerning  the Canad ian  Navy and the  new law of  copyright.    It  would undoubtedly  be a. hardship  to have to  put in the year without the assistance  of the Canadian Almanac.     Ask your  bookseller for it and if not obtainable  locally,  soul to the publishers,  Copp  Clark Co.', Toronto.  Miss Ellen R. Monaghan,  daughter  of James Monaghan well known  to  old-timers, in Camp   McKinney,   has  been asked to christen the new United  States torpedo destroyer,  Managhan,  which  has been  named in  honor of  John   Robert   Monaghan,  who   was  killed   in Samoa   in   the    spring, of  1899 in an action against the natives  when lie was one of the officers commanding a party operating in conjunction with a party from  the British  Navy to preserve order in   the island.  The offer of the Secretary of the Navy  has been accepted and Miss Monaghan  will perforin the ceremony.     The loss  of his only son was a heavy blow to  Mr. Monaghan at that time. The deed  commemorated  was one of   striking  heroism as the  young man  gave his  life in  the hope of saving a wounded  comrade,  Lieut.   Lansdale,  U.  S.  N.  and it was a gracious act   on the part  of  the  naval   authorities  to seek  to  commemoi-ate it in this way.  Mr. Ernest Waterman, local niana  ger at Princeton for the "Vermillion  Forks Mining Co.  was among Princeton  visitors to the Hospital ball although Mr. Waterman contrived to  mix  some   business with  the  trip in  looking after interests of the coal company which is now supplying a lot of  coal for Hedley consumers.   The Vermillion  Forks Co. have for years been  the  mainstay of Princeton  and had  the  misfortune of being identified so  closely wj^^J^J^itsn^ts^yeijis before  there was any hope of any immediate  return for  their enterprise; and that  their period of waiting and loss   because of the necessity for waiting has  not proved more costly than it did has  been due'to careful local management.  Lately the company   under a subsidiary chjirter has given tlie town an  ambitious     system    of    waterworks  which has just been opened  and an  analysis of the water supply   by the  provincial    health    department    has  shown  that it is pure and in every  way fib for domestic use.  KEEP YOUR EYES ON  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 iii 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 C0MR4PY, Ltd  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager  ���������f  HEDLEY, B.C.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OF VALE  Take notice that T, Robert Carew Armstrong  *    ���������  of; Keremeos, 11. C��������� occupation Rancher  intends to apply for permission to purchase tlie  following described lands: .������������������#"  Commencing atn.po.st planted at thchorth-  east corner of Lot (i7J.s; tlience west 10 chains,  thenee north (5 chains, more or less, to the Si-  milkumeen River: thence following the meandering* of the river easterly to point of commencement, and containing 20 ocrcs, more or  less.  KORERT OAKEW ARMSTRONG.  .7. P. Thomas, Agent.  Dec. 10th, 1910 ' JU-10  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OK V.U.E  TAKK notice that William Stewart, of Cran-  ���������L brook. Ii. C, occupation Hotel manager,  intends to apply for permission to puiclm.se the  followingdescribed lands:  , Commencing; at a post planted at the southwest corner of lot !)15S. thenee south 8o chains,  thenee east 80 chains, thence north 80 cliains,  thence west. 80 ehains. containing 010 acres,  more or less.  . . William Stewakt  M. J. McICcown, locator.  Oct. 28th, 1910. , 48-10  s  I  X  I  s  X  i  2  X  X  X  $  X  X  X  X  K  K  x  GOOD PRINTING  Such as You should use when you want  to make ah 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    .   ���������  K  x  X  K  x  x  X  x ' ������  *" X  Patronize theHome Shop  You Want HomeTrade.  r;*"':.. ������������������"."���������'  X  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN" LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OK1   VALE  FORBES VERNON DEAD  Former  B. C. Cabinet Minister Dies  London.  in  Victoria, B. C, Jan 20���������Word, lias  been received here of the death in  London of Forbes Vernon, former  member of four provincial cabinets.  He was the original owner of the  Coldstream estate now owned by  Lord Aberdeen and it was after him  the town of Vernon was called. Since  his defeat bv Donald Graham in the  general election of 189-1 he quit B. C.  politics.  NOTICE  TAKE notice that William V. Coons, of Vau-  r       eouver, occupation Broker, intends to  anoly for permission to purchase tho following  described luiuls:  Commencing at a post planted about one and  one-half miles north and east from Bromley  Station on the Great Northern Railway; thence  south JO chains; tlience west eighty ehains:  thence north JO chains, thonce east 80 chains to  thc point of beginning containing 320 acres  more or less.  AVILLIAM V. COONS  October 18th. 1910  ���������' Hicks A. Lee, agent  4fM0  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN- LAND DISTRICT  DISTRICT OF YALE  TAKE noticte that Matilda M. McClelland of  Vancouver, B. C, occupation widow, intends to apply for permission to put-chase the  following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted one and one-  half miles north and east of Bromley statibn on  thc Great Northern Railway; thenco north 80  chains; thence east SO chains; thence south SO  chains; thence west 80 chains to thc point of beginning containing <>40 acres more or less.  Matilda M: McClkllam)  Hicks A. Lee, Agent  October IStli, 1010 111-10  X  1  t������-  x  i  *>  K  K  *L  IC  J. A. SCHUBERT  ���������*'���������*':     -    ^-��������� Agent for  Purity Flour  if  'More Bread and Better bread"  Also  Purity Rolled Oats 50c sk.  I  i  X  X  X  X  X  x  x  x  K  K  x  X  I  $  K  x  K  J. A. Schubert j  Hedley, B. C.  METEOROLOGICAL.  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OF VAI.K  rPake notice that Theodore Clows Phillips, of  -*- Cranbrook, B. C. occupation C.P.R. Auditor, intends to apply for permission to purchase  the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted at the southwest corner of Pre-emption 2lln, thence north  80 chains, thence west SO cliains, thenee south  80 cliains, thence east SO chains, containing (iiO  acres, more or less.  TiiKonoitG Clows Phillips  M. J. MeKoown, locator.  Oct i'Sth, 1II10. JS-10  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DI.ST1UC.T OF  YALK  The following: are thc readings showing temperature, etc., for the week  ending Jan. 21, 1910 :  AT THE MINE.  Jan 15  10  17  IS  19  20  21  Average maximum temperature 17.42  Average, minimum do 2.42  Mean temperature 9.02  Rainfall for the week   0.00 inches.  Snowfall       "       "���������        8.0  OOKKKSI'O.VDI.VG  WEEK OF LAST VEAK  Highest maximum temperature 35.  Average maximum do 2-1.57  Lowest minimum do  Average minimum do  I  X  X  tt+wfo?ti*tttt?ftfr%ttwttt  t Happy New Year ���������  *cimum  Minimum  15  0  IS  .-(>  20  10  20  S  Hi  o  IS  0  15  0  ��������� We take the opportunity of thanking our Custo-  ? mers for the liberal patronage during the past  4> year and wish them all  ���������  ��������� X  ��������� Happiness and Prosperity in 1911 ���������  TAICE'NOTICE that John Richtui-of Koro-  ���������*���������        mcos.   occupation,   Kurmer. intends   to  apply for permission to pure base the following  described lands  Commencing at a post planted at thc S. E.  corner of Lot. 'Mi, Group I,  Osoyoos,   thence 80  chains east,  thence 1(1 chains south,   thence SO  west, thenee 10 ehains north to point of com  mencement, containing UliO acres in Tp. 55.  .JOHN KICHTER  October tilth, 1010.  ADVERTISE   IN   THE   GAZET  E  Mefi n  .Ian 15  10  17  IS  1!)  10  21  do  AT THE  31 ILL.  Maximum  12  43  43  HO  33  23  23  Average maximum temperature 20.57  Average minimum do 12.71  Mean do 12.61  Rainfall for the week  0.     inches  Snowfall       "       "      2.35  COllUKSl'ONDIN'O WEEK OF LAST YEAU  Highest maximum temperature 44  Average do do 3S.  Lowest minimum do 13  Average do do 19.71  ���������  ���������  It has always been our constant aim to carry the  Best Goods and give our Customers good value  ��������� for their money and we will endeavor to carry out  ^ this purpose more fully than ever during the com-  :        :       :        ing year        :       :        :       :  hatfords, Ltd.  Mean  do  2S.S5  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE.  .IAN   20.   1911.  OS,..the. Centre of Lower Similkameen----Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  TWO DAY FRUIT  GROWER'S COURSE.  FIRST DAY-.VKTKHXOOX  2.00 p.m.���������Types of soil in i-olation  to practical fruit-growing, Ben Hoy.  3,30���������Pruning, ..summer and winter.  Open air demonstration   in orchard of  .1. .1. Armstrong, M. S. Aliddleton.  KV1SX1NO  7.30.p. in.���������Physiology of' Plants in  relation to practical fruit growing. J.  F. Carpenter. "Winter injury, causes  of and methods' of prevention, Ben  Hoy.  SKCOXD DAY-KOKENOOX  10.00 a. in.���������Orchard Pests and their  control, J. F. Carpenter.  '. Ab'TISBXOOX  2.00 p. in.���������Management of orchard  soil in relation to conservation of  moisture and fertility, Bon Hoy.  3.30 p. in.���������Sprays and spraying, J.  F. Carpenter.  MV13X1XG;  7,30 p.m.���������Selection of Nursery'stock.  Orchard Plans and Planting, illustrated by lantern slides, M. S. Middleton.  Successful growing and marketing of  fruit, li. M. WinsUnv, Provincial  Horticulturist.  NOTICE  S1MIUCAMEKX LAXI'J DISTRICT  DISTRICT OK VAI.K  'Pake notice that Robert ICerr, of Medicine  -1- Hat, Alta., occupation Pullman Car Conductor, Canadian Pacific Railway, intends to  apply for permission to purchase the following  described lands:���������  Commencing at a. post planted at thc southeast corner of Lot DIM, tlience north SO chains,  thence east SO chairs, thence south SO chains,  thence west 80 cliains. containing lilO acres,  more or less.  ROBERT KERR  M..1. McKcown, locator,  Oct-mil, UI10 IS-10  LAND NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAN]) DISTRICT  DlSTIUCT OK YAI.K  Hugh Dynes, representative of the  .Riverside Nurseries, Grand Forks, is  in town this week.  Thc Misses Jvii-hy attended the hall  at Penticton on Friday evening last  and report, a most enjoyable time.  George .Kirby  has   been   nursing  a  sore  hand for   the past   week, the re-  .   suit of a splinter embedded in tho ball  of the'thumb.  .The annual meeting ol: the local  conservative association will bo.'held  in town halh on Thursday afternoon, Feb. 9th.  Mrs. Rich tei- returned home on Saturday from Victoria, whither she accompanied her daughter Bessie on her  return to school.  Mrs. Armstrong, of the lower Si-  niilka.iiieen, who has been visiting her  home in Indiana, returned a few days  ago accompanied by her father.  Mark Spencer is disposing of his  household effects preparatory to leaving for the western peninsula of Ontario where, he and his fatuilv will  take  up residence.  Walter McRaye and the Lyceum  Players who are the fourth contingent  of ii. P. Walker's of high-class entertainers are booked for Richter's Hall  for the (ith of February.  Rev. Mr. Cleland, of Penticton, will  hold Church of England service here  on Sunday next, .morning and evening. After the evening service the  annual meeting of the congregation  will he held.  As usual there was a good representation from Keremeos at the hospital  ball held at Hedley on Friday evening  : last, the following being in attendance  INIrs. Daly, MissUaly.Mrs. .T.A. Brown  Miss Oatlin, Mrs. Parsons, Miss Corrigan, Mrs. Carle, F. H. Parsons, Wm.  Thos. and Maurice Daly.  Elsewhere on this page will be found  the program  of a two da.ys'   course in  fruit growing to  be held in  the town  hall  here on   Monday and   Tuesday,  February (ith and 7th  under the auspices of the provincial department of  Horticulture.       It is  unnecessary  to  suggest  to  the fruit growers of the  valley   the great benefit that can be  made to accrue from attending  each  and every one of these sessions; the  names  of the various subjects  on the  program   will    do   that.    What   we  might suggest,  however, is  that, each  come provided  with  pencil and note  book.  .1. .1. Armstrong returned last week  from his annual trip to the coast. He  states that a number of Vancouverites  are laying plans for building on their  fruit lots in this district next summer  and otherwise developing their holdings. While in Vancouver he met  Mr. J. H. Kennedy, who, in reply to a  question as to the intention of the  Cheat Northern, stated that work on  both ends of V. V. & E. would be pro  scented vigorously as soon as spring  opened. The latter intelligence is  somewhat reassuring after rumors of  the closing out of tlie commissariat at  Princeton and tlie pulling of the contractor's outfit from the front back to  the end of the railway; actions which  are not calculated to inspire one with  the idea of vigorous  pushing  ahead.  We frequently hear complaints  from our readers of the news service  on this page, nor can we blame them.  In self defence! we might explain,  however, that items for tlie current  week's issue of the Gazette have to be  forwarded by Tuesday morning's mail.  As the paper does not roach its .Keremeos readers until Thursday evenintr  (Friday in most instances) it is a. case  of having to pass up three days news  or else include it in the following  week's issue when it is mildewed with  age  and  beyond all  possible interest.  Further, by the simple law of perver- { ~sAKK lll)t.,ct. ,-,|1,lt.j,u,���������.sM������:l'i.,...soii, of Van-  sitv, there is always mure, doing on i ���������*��������� eonvcr. occupation Accountant, intends  ,. ' , i "' , ,, . ,. i to apply for permission t<> purchase the folio w-  tlie  particular  days than   the  rest ot:'   the week.  | What is tlie matter with the Korc-  ineos post oflice that tlie Gazette is  not always given out to subscribers  on Thursdays on arrival of the afternoon train? Tin; editor is not, aware  of a single instance since a daily train  .service was put on that the Keren mos  bundles of Gazettes were not in the  post office in time to go out on Thursday's mail and we have sufficient confidence in postmaster Gillespie to believe that they always went��������� Kl>|  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  COXVliVAXCIXG, CUSTOMS 11������OK1JHACIE,  1'IllE TXSU.UAXCK  AGENCY HEDLEY GAZETTE  OFFICE KEREMEOS, B.C.  t  FIVE   ROSES   FLOUR  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G.N. R. Station  GEO.  KIRBY,  Manager.  Kercmeos-Penticton Mail .Stage.  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.-Welby, Proprietor..'  *^&,^,*&&%.*^^&&&&&rt&&&ww>*W^&.^*^Pr^^  IS THE REASON FOR  HAVING GOOD BREAD  Don't use Flour made from ISro. 2 wheat. If  you use "Five-Roses" you can rest assured  you are getting the Best that money can buy.  FRANK  RICHTER & GO.  KEREMEOS, B. Cf  I  KEREnEOS  MEAT   MARKET  Fresh  Fish  Every Thursday  E. M. CROOKER  MMM'kMk^^**������M^^'MMI4^'M^-*������^'it-'������������'il������������l4������-ii  *^fl^t^^^t^O^D,^t,^?^D^O'^D,^B^*^t^H'^S,^^'^*,^D^^,^^'^0^^'^������^*^^^^^^^t,^,'B***b^^^^*  When in Keremeos stop at the  HARRY TWEDDLE, Proprietor.  TAKK XOTICK tliut Axel It. Swanson, of  ���������*��������� Frank, Alta. occupation agent, Canadian Pacific Railway, intends to apply for permission to pin-chase the following described  lands:��������� <  Commencing at a, post planted, at tho N. "\V.  Corner of Lob !)US. tlience west 80 chains,  thenee south .80 chains, thence oast SO chains,  thence north 80 chains, containing (ill) acres,  inoi-c ot- less.  AXKLI-J. SWANSON  "\I. .1. "MeKoown, locator.  Oct. i-'Sth. Illltl 18-10  NOTICE  SIMIU-CAMKKN LAND DISTKIC  DISTKICT OK  VAI.K  rPAICK notice that Daniel Burton, of Cran-  x brook, 11. C. occupation train conductor  intends to apply for permission to purchase the  followingdescribed lauds.---  Commencing ut a post planted at the southwest corner of Lot li.ODl, thenee east 20 chains,  thonce south 10 chains, thence west SO chains,  thence north 40 chains, thence eastliO chains to  point of commencement, containing 320 acres  more or less.  ]>AN'Ii;i, liCKTON-  "M. .1. "McKcown. locator.  Oct.'JSth. IOKi. 18-10  PLUMBING  WARM  AIR  HEATING  x  x -  1  t  X  X   '  k  x  X  X  I  s  I  i  x>  X  ������?  Sole Agents for Princeton Coal  Free Bus to all trains  B.C. Fruit Lands Office  Headquarters for all stage lines.  #���������  f.  f  **  I  I  AND  GENERAL  TINSMITHING  Orders  by Mail  will receive  Prompt Attention  ESTIMATES FURNISHED ON  APPLICATION  H. B. MEAUSETTE  Keremeos  NOTICE  SrMlLKAM.KKN' LAND DISTRICT  OISTUICT Ol'- YAI.K  NOTICE  SIM1LKAMKKX LAND DISTRICT  DISTRICT OK VAI.K  TAKK notice that Marguerite McKcown, of  -1- Quebec City, P. <���������}., occupation Private  Correspondent, intends to apnly for permission  to purchase the following described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted Twenty chains  east of the south-west corner of JobfVKiS, tlience  west eighty chains, thence south sixty chains,  thence east eighty ehains, tlience north sixty  chains to point of commencement containing-  ISO acres, more or less.  Mauoukiutk McKeowx  M. .1. McKcown, locator-.  Date Oct. 27th 1010 48-10  NOTICE  TTAKK notice that llinoks A. I.cc, of Vnncou-  ���������*���������        ver. occupation cruiser, intends to apply  des-  lor permission  cribed lands:  to inn-chase the following  Commencing at a post planted on the south  bank of the Similkameen river about one-half  mile northwest from Mromley station on the  (���������rent Northern railway; thence south'JOchuins  thence east 10 chains: thence north to river;  thenee westerly along the river bank to the  point of beginning containing eighty acres  more or less.  HICKS A. LICK  October-JOtb, 1010 10-10  NOTICE  SIMILKA.MKI-'N LAND DISTKICT  DISTRICT OK   VAI.K  SI.AitLICAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  District ok Vale  TAKK notice that I, Ronald Hewat. of Kair-  ���������������������������        view, 11. C. occupation collector, intend  to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands���������  Commencing at a post, planted attlicN. W.  corner of Section 7, Township SO. thenee cast  ���������lOcheins. thence south 10 ehains, thence west  10 chains, thence north 10 chains to point of  oomenceiuent.  RONALD HTCW'AT  September 2'tli. 1010.  NOTICE  ���������Sl.MILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  DISTRICT OK YAI.I-:    '  ing described lands:  Commencing at a post, planted about two  miles northeast from I'rcniley station on the  firciit Northern railway: thence north eighty  chains; slit-nee east eighty chains; thence south  eighty chains; thence west eighty chains to the  point of beginning containing lilOacrcs mon: or  less.  TAKK notice that .John A. .ludy, of Vancou-  ���������*��������� ver. accupation cruiser, intends to apply  for permission to purchase the following described hinds:  Commencing at a post planted about one and  one half miles northeast from JJromley station  on the Great Northern railway: thence south  SO chains; tlience east SO chain!'; ilienue north HO  chains; then west .SO chains to the point of beginning containing OKI ae-ios more or less.  ���������JOHN A. .IL'DV  Hicks A.Lee, agent.  October IStli. 1010 -10-10  ������  @  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  &  ������  @  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 Avith your savings by  sending them outside to invest in some specula  tire 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.  @  ������  ������  ������  ������  &  ������  ������  ������  ������  SING LEE  Laundry. Contracting' of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Kkhesthok, B.C.  NOTICE  SIMILKAAIKKN DAND DISTRICT  DISTRICT OK VALl'I  NOTICE  .I.UIKSMCI'JIKI'SON I  Hicks A. I.cc. agent, j  October lilth, 101(1.  When    writing'   Adversers  Mention thc Gazette.  Please  R, H. ROGERS,  M.A., li.C.L.  il AI lit ISTE li, SOL1C1TO Jt,  NOTARY PUJJL1C, ETC  Vernon, B. C  snill.lCAMICKN LAND DISTKICT  1IISTICT O.I-' VAI.K  rPAKI-' notice thnt Alex. .J. "Mnthic-son. of  J- I'inchci-Creek, Alta, occiiiml inn conmicr-  cial Apent. intenils to npply fur |x;i-iiii.-siiin to  purchase the foilowiiifj' descrihed lands:  CoimnLMii.-iii^ut 11, post plimf cd nboiitidchiiins  west of thc south west coi-norof let' 203; thence  north Nil chains, thence west HI) chains, thence  smith .SO chains, thenco cast SO chains containing- (ill) acres, more or less.  Al.KX. .1. "YIatiiikso.v  M. .1. McKcown. locator  Oct ^ilth. Kill). -18-11)  TAKK notice that Leono M. Lee, of Vancon-  ���������*���������        ver. occupation married woman, intends  to apply for permission to ]iiu-chase the following descrihetl lands;  CoininenciiiK at a post planted on the north  hank of Similkameen river and opposite Mromley station on the Great Northery railway:  thence east -JO chains; thence north 20 chain's:  thenco west 20 chains to theSiniilkaineen river  thenco in a southerly direction alony the hank  of said river to the place of hotd'Hiing containing 10 acres more or less.  LKONI-; jVI. LKK  Kicks A. Lee, agent  Octobell'lith. I ill tl. ^li-ld  Keremeos  Trading Company  Hnvu u good lino of Groceries, Flour,  Tobacco, Clothing, Boods and (Shoes,  Etc., which they invite you to cull unci  .see hci'orc buying elsewhere.  Prices, reasonable  G.  G.   KEELER,  Keremeos, B. C.  SILKS  L.-itge Assortment of choice .Silk Dress  Goods, Silk lifinclkei-cliiefs etc.  for sale ;it right prices  TOMHY SING, Keremeos.  GEO.  KIRBY  Notary Public.  AIIN15  IMSAI. USTATIi".  Agiwit for :  London & Lancashire  Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean  Accident and Guarantee Co.  Kkhkmkos, 15. (J.  ADVKUTTS13    IN   THK    U-AZKTTE  NOTICE  SI"M1L1CAMI':ICN DAND DISTKICT.  Distiiict nil- Vai.k.  '���������|1AKK notice that; '-'rank Kichter. of Kere-  -*- meos, occupation, merchant, intends (o  apply for permission lo purchase the following  descrihed land :--  Commencing at a post pluntod at the S. K.  corner of I'. It, (i.jis thence fill chains south,  thence MO chains west, thenee X0 chains north,  thoneo M0 chains east to point of commencement and containing(ildacres.  I-'KANK ItlCHTKR  Oelol.cr-.'Tth, Iiild |--|(i  I  II

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