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 AND SIMILKAMEBN  iVERTISER.  "  )    Vol. I.       No. l>:>.  HK.DLKV, KG, THUKSDAV. ,IMLV f>. H>0:>.  #2.00, in Advance  Methodist Church.    .  . Hkw.kv, U.O.  Sunday-School at 10 o'uloek.  Kvcning .Service at 7:3(1 o'clock.1  'Everybody welcome.  L. TirOMAS. I'asioi  F.  *  SPORTS IT PEKTICTOS  General Store  VICK PRESIDENT  QHflRLES flE. SflflW  c Civil Exoinkek,  Dominion   ami    Pkovinoiai. j  Land Surveyou. I  Orders may be left at, Gazette office. c     |  KEREMEOS,  B. C  tlEDLEY,  B. C. i  J AS. HISLOP,  ClVII,   EngINEKI!  Ppoyinclai. Land Sihvkvoi:  g^~  Leave orders at Gazette Office  HEDLKY. B.C.  A Large and Entirely  New Stock of Oen-  oi'mI    Merchandise  Just  Opened.  Prices   Reasonable.  j)onuiiioi������   Day Celebrated in  iRiglit Royal Style in the  City at the Lake.  HORSE HACKS AND- OTEH SPORTS-;  Penticton's First Celebration. So.no Ex- ,  citing Horse Races.--The Water;  Polo Match Something:  Unique. |  i  Penticton's first celebration wfih held ''  TALKS  Kxpects   Railway   Completed  as fai- as   Keremcos  Tliis   Year.   ,  V. V. & E, IX HOUSE THIS WEEK  THE f. I  BILL  Goes to the House of Com  mons With Conditions  Attached.  Government is Likely to Father the Bill.  Some Amendments Likely, to be  Offered. '  Give Us a Call!  K. S.CAYLFAV  c  r.ARKlSTKK  AND  SOUCITOll,  Hkdi.kyV B. C.  WINKLER & MOHR  Penticton and Princeton  Real Estate and Mining Brokers.  .Malta Meat Market..  FRESH AND CURED MEATS  Wholesale and 1-JeUiil.  on   nonunion   .Diiy.     The   Oknnagau '  Yalley was ^vell represented and many ! i{oUt. Farrington. vice-president of  visitors frnin a distance wore present, j thij Great Northern. said in St. Paul  The celebration at Yernon divided tin-! thai they wore confident of whining  crowd from l.-ikt- points, but tin- Okan-< (ult, in the legislation at Ottawa, and  agan Valley was .solidly represented J expected to have the line completed as  and everything went ofT smoothly.        i |-ai. as Keremeos this year..  On the evening before, a ball was! --'Hie work from Midway west-- was  given at the Hotel Penticton. which ' t'o be constructed with all possible  was   wull   patronized,   there  being  a   speed as soon as the matter at Ottawa  LAST TUSSLE OX RY. COMMITTEE  Committee Holds Out. for. Guarantee of  Early Building- of.,Coast Section.���������  Chilliwhackers Would Compel An  All-Canadian  Route.    ~  R. J. WYNNE,  Manager  Correspondence   Solicited  from   Those Having-  ���������  Property to Sell.  :r.  H  . ROGEKS.  M.A..  U.C.L.  SOLICITOR. CONVLYANCEK,  NOTARY Pl-HLIC,'.KTC.  Vernon, B. 0.  P.  n b<  ALLISON  G.  RAILWAY town  Wi  in the Market- in a few weeks.  The Pioneer Garrjaoe  and  Repair Shop  HEDLEY, -      B.6.  Horse-Shoeing and all kinds  of Blacksmithing done.    :    :     ���������  JflS. CLARK  \A/e������tchmeiRer  HEDLEY, B.C.  docks and WatGhcs for Sale.  NICKEL    PLATE  Barber  Sr������og3  Alex. F. McDonald  A. MEG RAW  [Notary F*Lat>llc  Conveyancer.  Heal Instate.  .Mines.   Insurance. Crown Grants applied  for under La ml Act and  Mineral      Act.  Agent for :  The Mutual Life Assurance Co. of Canada.  London & Lancashire Fire Insurance Co..  The Ocean Accident & Ciuarantee Co.  =        =        B. C.  GEO. H. SPR0UL&,  Proprietor.  lONfl HOUSE  WHEN journeying to the  Bonndary Country ai--  range your plans to stop  and rest a while at the  TONA HOUSE, the halfway hotel between Midway  and Sidley. This is when'  the stage stops for dinner.  , Good. Accommodation at  Moderate   Pates.  J. s. McLean, !  number of guests from a   distance and  a pleasant time being spent.  PROGRAMME OF  SPORTS.  Uohsk 'Racks.  "Half mile nice: first prize, $101.): 2nd,  $i>0.���������In this race there were six entries. Jst, H. Hit-liter's Sir Henry: 2nd,  C. Allison's (Vookcr. In the first heat  Crooker-and Siwash Charlie's Dan tied  for second place, and on being .run off  the former won. Two horses fell during this race find Sol Hamilton's Jack  dislocated its shoulder.  % Half mile puny race���������1st. [). Innis'  Bessie; 2nd, l\ Ashnola's .rim. There  were eight entries and an exciting race.  was assured."  ������������������The survey traverses mountainous  ' country, but line follows creeks and is  very tortuous but route  laid out gives  , comparatively low grades."  ���������'The Westminster and Yukon Ry.,  i acquired by the Great Northern, will  ' cover the distance between Vancouver  and AYestniiiister and give the best of  terminal facilities at Arancouver."  Ottawa, June 30.���������(Special)--Thine'  will be no opposition on the part of  the Government to the V. V. A: E. bill.  This announcement will be made officially on Monday by Premier Laurior.  The bill will be reached  again  in  the  The prizes were $25 and. $15. ,       | House again this evening, but it  will  Cowboy race: $20. ��������� Won' by Val !-"tonce be laid oyer to Monday. The  Haynes, with C. Shuttleworth it. close j Premier will outline the general policy  second. * j which the Govermuent intends to pur-  Cigar race; $10.��������� Won by .1. Pierre.  sue regarding such matters as the  proposed V. V. '&' E. Railway. This  will be that the Government will  place no restrictions-oil   any   proposi-  ��������� Half mile hoys' pony race.���������Won by  ���������J. Phillips' Kill. "  Half mile dash.���������1st, Chas. Allison's  Chase; 2nd, Nareisse's Rowdy.    Prizes | "here the pnomoters  seek   to  build a  $'40 and $20,  with  .seven   entries.    D. \ Ulw ������'ith������������t asking either  for a  cash  Innis' Bessie and Narcisse's Rowdy tied i s������"sicly or ,i land  grant,  for second place and Rowdy won out.  Water Spouts.  100 vanls swimming rare. ��������� 1st. .1. F.  THE  HOSPITAL.  One of our townsmen made the Gazette a very good suggestion with re-  reference to Labor Day. celebration.  This clay has* always been recognized  as Hedley's.day. The suggestion was  that the sports take the form of providing a fund for the  hospital:   and if  Campbell: 2nd, C. Tabor.  Half mile boat race.���������1st. A. H.  Wade; 2nd. A..(. Dawson.  Walking greasy pole.���������1st. .1. Ilowise:  2nd, .!. F. Campbell.  Diving    match.��������� Won    by    Messrs.  Milhnan. Tabor. Campbell andHowise. ,  ��������� [ this idea   be  carried  out   there  is  no  I he water nolo match in the evening i     *i     i        ���������-   ,     , ,      71  1 "   reason why the hospital scheme should  Hedley,  Boot and  HAVE  YOU  TRIED  LOVE'S  PERUVIAN  TONIC?  was something altogether unique. Tin  teams competing  were,   A. H. Wade,  H. Munroe and C. Tabor, against .1. F.  Campbell, ,L Howise  and   W. Arno.tt.  Prnnriftt.fiP ! Each side seemed a goal,   leaving  the, , ,     ,, , .,    .  I I U|JI lOOUl . t ������ " i unreasonable   then    to    assume    that  ������ whatever of benefit there may be from  ! the management of a day's sports  in  celebration   of   that   event,   the  first  not he aided very materially thereby.  There is only one holiday in the year  that the working man claims for his  own. and that is Labor Da v.    It is not  ma toll a tie.  Athmstio  Spouts.  100   yards   foot  race.���������1st.    Manuel  Openham: 2nd, John Openham.  Hop,  step and .jump.���������1st.   Manuel  Openham, 88 fei't. 11 ���������inches.  High   jump,-���������1st,   Witchie   Allison;  2nd. Manuel Openham.  Nicola  Licensing- Court  claim upon it should he that of the  workingman. and to what better use  could it be put at the present juncture  than in raising funds for a hospital.  Refreshment booths often yield good  profits: it is to the interests of'the  workingman. who never knows when  he mav need   the  care  and   attention  In committee on the V. V. k E. 'bill  Chief Engineer Tye of the (.!.:��������� P. R. declared it reasonably possible to find a  route all within Canadian territory  and that there was no reason for crossing into the states for the western terminus of the railroad. He also maintained that on 1,28.^ miles of the general line with which the V. \7."&-'E',.; proposes to connect, there was Only one  branch that did not run to the 'north  and tap Canadian  trade.  Mi-. Foster then addressed the .committee in opposition to the bill, which  hH said would give a road to tap the  rich mining districts of British.Columbia and take away its ores arid have  them .smelted on the American side.  Duncan Ross declared the whole  opposition to the bill was bolstered up  by the C. P. R. monopoly.  The minister of Justice replied with  emphasis that the C. P. R. monopoly  had nothing to do with it. The onh  reason this bill was again bei'oie the  committee was that "the Y. V. &' E.  wanted to divert its line south of the  boundary.  Ralph Smith read a message from  several points urging the passage of  the bill. He quite: admitted that the  people of these particular places  wanted a railroad thhl would run  south into the States.  Mr. Henderson read a telegram  from the board of trade at Cbilliwack  urging their member.' Mr. Kennedy,  to support an amendment compelling  the V.V. <y. E. to build from Princeton  west, and to construct entirely in  Canadian territory.  The vote on the amended   third section which enables the V. V.   it  E. to  make such connections on its  railway  as the Governor in council   may deem  expedient for the purpose of avoiding  | difficulties  in  construction   was  then  I put and it carried   by   7S   yeas   to 00  i nays.  I     Mr. Foster then   moved   a   new  section as follows:  "Provided that the governor-in-  council shall grant no power to the  company to construct .south of the  international boundary line unless it  shall be shown to be necessary in  order to avoid engineering difficulties:  nor until satisfactory guarantees have  been given that the line from Clover-  dale to Princeton shall be completed  on Canadian territory within a reasonable  time."  Mr. Fielding itrged that the amendment be not allowed in committee,  hut moved in the House, by which  time the government would consider  it and be prepared to state its policy  in regard thereto.  Mr. Foster agreed to this as'fair.  The renr'ining clauses were adopted  and the bill ordered to be reported  as  amended.  A Narrow jtscape.  hoe Maker i  MEDLEY, B.C.  i^sevsssjess^c&fe&fesfe&fessss^  Ml  Ui  \������i  *.!)  ������/  \b  Mi  \l/  \ii  V)/  \ii  \b  \)j  \l<  \b  JOHN  LOVE,  Druggist. (8b  Stationer,  !     The adjourned meeting of the Nicola j which a good hospital can give,   to see  ! Licensing Board was   held   in   Medley ' that the hospital gets its share.   Large  | on Tuesday   when   the  application   of j sUHis are raised for a prize list, and the  August Jackson for a licence   for  the j people who come out   to  compete  for  New  Zealand   Hotel  came    up   again j tIu'*1' ''"'i' actuated more from from the  for consideration. I rivalry in thesport than foraiiy uioiiey  At the former meeting in Princeton j Vi'1,<'' t'-'"it "������������y l"' attached. It is not  the Board did not grant the licence on j unlikely therefore that these contest-  the ground that n sufficient number of | "'its would be willing to share up their  signatures had not been obtained to ! winnings with the hospital fund. With  the petition. This time the a,ppli-1 s>ich an understanding, too. the .-oilcan t took no chances and hail far ovei  the number required,  and  as  no  one  Medley came pretty  near having no  ' Gazette this week.    On Tuesday aftei-  1 noon   the   staff noticed   a   volume of  j black smoke coining from   the   rear of  i Geo. Bowerinan's new house, and   lost  j no time in making for it with a pail of  water.    On reaching the building the  ; entire end seemed to   be   enveloped   in  ��������� Maine.     The   first    pail fill   soused   up  against the blazing wall seemed to turn  about ten square feel of it   black,   but.  in a second or two it   was  all   covered  with flame again.    Fortunately, a lub-  fid of water was  noticed  standing on  the   platform,   and   from   this and a  barrel of water  also  standing  on   the  platform several pailfuis were  dashed  on it in quick succession, which brought  DRV (lOO'PS  FANCY GOODS  BOOTS & SHOES $>  j appeared before the Board to show  | cause Avhy a licence should not be  J given him, the application was granted  | and the Chief Inspector directed to  j issue the licence as soon as the build-'  B' H'OLEY &  FAIRVIEW1 '>'R- was completed and    inspected:  j      In view.of the fact  that   hotci-kecp-   : ers in Medley disputed the accuracy of  I the Chief Licence Inspector's estimate  tributions towards the prize list would  be largely increased.     It  is a   question \ the fire under control,   but   the   rustic  worthv of consideration, and the pres-! was   mostly   burned   through   and   in  eitt is none too soon to take the matter   s<"-lu' pl'���������������.tl������' inner boardinwas we"  up. for Labor Day will soon   he  here,  and if  we  are   to   have  a   celebration  thv-rr is nothing like getting into  fie-  ! A heavy gale was blowing at the rime  WO!  >���������!.-  as soon  ��������� like  as possible.  NOTICE.  The Great Northern have  George  K.  Naden,   niavoi-  appointed  of   Green-  straight for the Gazette block, about  100 feet di-'laut. Five minutes more  :iud nothing could have saved it, for  J-.-"\vcriiiai.rs lions, would  the whole afiui-.. Th" ,  peared very conclusive that ���������> -.  bottle of varnish sitting out im  platform in the sun   did   the  d.-u.:  i ved  '1 b:;\e :.  ���������ide-r  | Millinery in Latest Styles*  ���������- AliKXTS l'Oll���������  MASON ������. RISCH Pianos.  ButtepJcR. Patterns  B. C.  HEDLEY,  ^aaa^-sga^as^aai-iaiaasaaaa.?  NOTIOK i-J hereby #u on that sixty days from  the date hereof. 1 intend to apply to the  Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works for  permission to inn-chase li'it) acres of land, east  of and adjoining \V. Sniythe Parker's lot A33. to  the west of Dog Lake, in the Osovoos Division  of Yale District, deserihed as follows: Com-  ineiu'insat a post marked "T. li." thence W  chains wont; tlionco M chains north: thcneeSO  chains east: thence 4(1 chains south: thence (HI  chains west to point of bey-inning.  Dated May ���������JSth. 1!������3.  ���������20-II THOS. UOADHOl'.SK.  . ... ,   .,.   ,. .        ,,    .      .   . .     ,. .   .    , The platform for about two feet around  as to the population of Hedley upon wood, as then- right o.t way agent to i w]iere it was sitting ivas burned clear  which he, .(the Inspector) based his work west of Midway, and in about a ] through showing that i-his was where  claim for an increased licence fee. the week's time he is said to have secured .' 5t Mfi<l '"'i'" burning longest. The hot-  Board directed that a census be taken _ over half of. it between Midway and  by the Chief Licence Inspector to set ; Molsou. A more popular move Could  the matter at re.sf, and if the populn- > not have been made as Mr. Naden has  tion doesn't meet the requirements of ! the confidence of the people, and when  the Act for an increased fee, a rebate ; property holders are approached by  will be. given of the aniounl of over- i him they know that they will not be ;  charge in each case. asked for anything but what is fair.  tie was found in fragments, evidently  : caused-by the cold water coming in  contact, but it had acted as a sun-glass  to kindle the varnish. Mora!���������'��������� don't  have any old bottles lying around,  where they can come in contact with  wood." Noiie of the family were at  home at the. time, and there had been no  fire near.   It was a narrow squeak. THE HEDLEV GAZETTE. .ILLY 0, 1905.  '^  is.-  be Ibcdlcy Gazette  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  r.i.MiTKn.   at He:iloy.  li. C.  .Subscriptions in Ach'ance  NOTICE.  Certificate of Improvements.  A beautiful piece of. legal hairsplitting   which   is  engaging  a  considerable aniount of editorial comment in papers   on   both  ...-������������������ .crnmrsdny.-:. by the iikdi.kv gaze-itu j sides of the line, i>i the decision  I'ir.NTlKC .\.N.1> I'l-lU-lSlUXU l ll.MI'AXV. ....',    recently handed out by  Justice  Angh'n on  the  question   of  de-  t-.),������i ' OOl-fntion    Under    the   Otliadmtl   ocrtilicato Xo. Wiit'irii,' L.O. licdimidYfreo min-  ���������������������������-. V.Otl , I _   ;        ; ur'secrtilioato .No. U7S.'<1!!!, and .I. A. .Schubert.  Mliei!  labor   law. I IK',    decision ��������� free miner's cortilleiUo, Xo. B7!I2(I!I. intend, sixty  . days from date hereof, to nppl.. In the  Mining  nmkes Ollt   that"    deportation   O't    lU^ordor fornCertillcatcof Improvements.for  ' .       ! the purpose of obtaining' Crown grunts of tin!  an alien is illegal  wholly on the ��������� above claims.  .. ,      ,       ...      ...... |       And farther take notice that action, under  SCD.ro Of lack ol  jurisdiction aiUl   section :i7.  liiust. be commenced before the issuance of such OertiUrate of Improvements.  Dated Mi is lif-h day of .July. A.J). llJUfi.  ^0������������&8������9������e������a������!3������fC������3eC^  8.  "Hl'LLIOXi" -KVKM.VO STAIL" -PJUDK",  and "GOLD. HIJ'jij" Mineral Clnims, situate ;  in the Osoyoos Mining Division of Yale District. Where located :  In C'anin Medley.  HTAKK XOTICK Unit,J. K. W. Groves, acting :  *    asagent for .John  Grconbill.  free minors  v - BANK@E&  BRITISH mum ARfEKICA I  ���������i c ir..  A! aiih  Ailveriising Rates  >.i.-.isuri-!nenV, 12 lines to the inch.  l.DI)  Capital���������$4,866,666.  IIKAD OKI'ICK IX CAXADA,  lli.STIKK.MAX. Gehorn! Manager  Reserve��������� $2,043,997.  -       MOXTRKAL.  .1. KLMSLY. Supt. of Branches  TranMsnt Atlvisrti-Mii-iss'.ls���������wit. 'uxet'u'.linf?  one       ,, ,       ,        .. ,  .... . i        .1  inch.. Sl.iiii lor one insertion, 2f> cents for ; of lack of capamJlty . to    (!()    I'.IU  each suliseoucnt  insertion.   Over one inch, i. . ,' ., , . ;  Hi cents per line  for first  insertion and .0 :> l.lOUUCing   act      under     the   leg.'l.l '  cents per line for o:i.--h suiiso;piont insertion. .      .' ���������        1      ; 1   ' ]  'rivr-ie!!'- piiynbie in ndvaiice. restrictions   i-e<|iiii'e(l    to    Keep ;  i.ami Notices  Ceriiticiuesofimprovement etc..   within  the   law.     The   learned 1'  ������i7.|ia for lib-day nnticcs. and ya.oo lor .ill-day  'i������Mce.--. * - Justice says,  for   instance, -that ���������  Cor.irazL Atlvirtlssinents-'Uno inch per month, j ..    p,.,,,.,1;..,.    ,.(.I|���������;,,,   ,.,miI,1    i-'..I-������i i  3I.2/,: over I inch and up to ! inches. $1.00 ! **    UUltlflian    OillCei     COUld    Like!  per inch permonth. To constant advertisers j  ���������_'.->!)  K. W. GKOVKS.  NOTICE.  Certificate..of Improvements.  3  .b    Hedley Branch,     ������     L. Q.TlacHAFFIE, Acting Manager    8  BANKING BY MAIL- Accounts" of  ......        >arties living at u  distance  receive our  special attention. Deposits can be made through the mail, and sums added  thereto and withdrawn at any time. A General Bunking Business Transacted. Drafts issued, payable at all points in Canada and abroad.  ������iw,u������,iKm,.UAm������jM������or.a������������ai������Km������wr^  lading birder soace than  four inches, on :   i; .:....     .'.   ...-li   I.,;1 ,_: .',.,i  ,.������.! ..I   '  an alien to the line,   but   unless  a-p-.ilir.-.Uon'. rr.V.os will Uo given of reduced i j.i,.. ft|������    ,,.,.,,,-,1/1 ���������,,.���������(-    hhn  .ir-.i>/wc:!  .-Imrges. based (Hi size of space and length    t,)e Oincc.l   C-OUKl get    111111 a.CI Os>s ;  (i? time.  STAROKHOPK" and  " KCLII'SK" iMineral  Claims, situate in the Ososnos MiniirffDivision of Yale District. Where located: Yun-.  email Camp. 1(> Mile Crook. .       ij;  \KK XOTIOK  thai; I, C. del!. Green, as  aftoutfor K. Kiehter. K.M.C. Xo. I37SS88, fori  witiiont.projecting soniepai't of j  .    Ailvci'tiscments will be changed once every ;,  . '���������'���������,. ������������������ ���������j.'t^  "iiionLh if udveitiserdesires,  without any extra jlliS OW11  person across. AVliei'e   it j  1  .���������lnirye.. Kiir changes oftener than oneea iii.inth i  -,...-        ,    lin]Alln;   Miwi    f i, 0���������/vl;n ,���������,   -L. Mi Lyon. F. M. C. Xo. H7������S;)7, and for James j  the   price of composition   will  be charged  at i (toes JlOt   lielOllg    ill HI    tJiereiOl e ; j.|ci>         -   regular rates. * ���������-       ��������� : . ....    -,..  ,. . ..  .   , t   ,    ..has no   mr/sdicticm   Ijeoiiuse  it  (hanses for contract a<lvertisc;nents should ���������'  MEGRAVV,  {Managing Editor.  be in.tlie pllicc by imon oh Tuesday to secure I beloilgetll  not. the thing    Would  .���������irteritiou tor that weeks issue. i "        ��������� ������  be all illegal. Foi- that reason  | lie thinks the alien labor Uiw.is  j just so niueh legislative junk.  i And how amusing it is  to  note  fclie connnent of eastern  news:  ougall.  K. M. C. No. H7S.SfiO. intend, sixty  days from date hereof, to apply to the  Mininff  ltecorder for a C'crtilieatoof liuproveinenls, for i  the purpose of obtaining- Crown Grants of the  above claims.  A nil further take notice that action, under';  section 37. must Ue.coinmonccu before the issu- '  ance ol'sueh Certilicato of Improvements.  Dated tliNAIth day oT .lane. A.I). 11)0.3.  25-!) C. doU.'( 11! KKX. Agent,  Xew'Moon  2nd.  Kir.-  (|iia.i-.  I'ltli.  Full Moon  Kith.  Last n'utviv  _'lth.  li-KI.'i  JULY  1005  NOTICE.  Certificate of improvements.  i>-j.'s. .r*1on. 'fues. AVed. Tliu. Tri. Sat.j  i  s  i:i  !7  15 f  ii  I. .4  19  i vLPCt owi?i r*"c  '���������V  14  15  '2U:  21  22  27  iS  2!)  ��������� - ��������� ���������  Attoi-ney-General Wilson has  issued a civenlav: to licence com-  missioners in the Province  statiiag that 'the C, P.."-R. ...c'o'n-  tractors Avorking between Nie-  ola and Spence\s Bridge, had i:e-  . quested that no new liquor licences be"granted along or near  their works during -construction  Tiie Attorney-General very  nicely put  CrovcuMii'nerrt ;ind of his own de  1  ! papers which in tlie niit.joritj'' of j  I cases accept this learned dictum ;  j as something not to be gainsaid. J    iThe omivientlv loo-Mi mind in-tliei���������'5 "GLKXWOOir KKACTJOXAL Mineral  illlLUIllltUllI}   U,gai llllllU 111 tllC i       claim,   situated   in   the   Osoyoos   Mining-  j east can make a  nvountain   outp   i^n'p"Hedie\!'1(' 1'",tw,'tl  W|,C|,C ,"c,llwl:  j of a quibble! where the fertility j t-a kk xotick timt i. ciias. de moi* Green,  i     i..   " i .       ���������������������������   ..'''       i.ii      '   *    as aaent for M. lv. I Codgers,  Kiee Miner's  i Of resource  CJiarilCteriStlC Of bhe ; Certificate Xo. H7H(KI. inlonil. sixty days Ironi  ' , ii '       j.-\      i date hereof, to apply to the  Mining  Recorder  Westerner WOUlCl SOOn luaive tlie-jforn Ccrtiiicnteot  linin'ovomenU lorthepur-  d'iv-      I. im������      ii.        j.     n      t     '; pose of obtaining'a  Crown  Grant.of the above  imculty no diificulty at all.   In. jejaim.  flii>i <������������������!������-> -ill flior i������   iir.M'P������'irv i< I     AX1) 'jri'HTUKl-t   take  notice that action,  till* L.IS.C ail dial, IS   nC!..CSo..l.l.>   is j lu,(|Cr section H7.im^tne commenced before the  ! to let the Hedley inventors at it ! '^"aneeorsuch Certilii-ateof ImprovemenU  i- V    ��������� I    Dated thNfith day of Juno. A.D. liJO.i.  for the space  of  halt an  hour;   21-9 ���������     c. den. gkkkx.  and a catapult would be devised j:     ~~ '  Avhich would pick up a Yankee j    ,                NOTICE.  alien on this side of the line and,!.'.'    with a gracefuiparaboiic flight!    Certificate of Improvements.  deposit hiiii smiling on  Yankee'    cr>il     fr������     cim������i  ��������� tho     m-iicoc .'. . ,x-: i TT-J E "CLIAI AX" and-" I X I/, mineral claims,  SOU     tO     Slllg      tlie   -pia.lfc.es     OT. (       situate   in   the  Osoyiww  Alining   Division  is gawds  country"  in   time  for,1     '^^ "isfl'i('t   Wwvc !"<'i,1<'":  c'iu,,p  breakfast. i'p.AJCIC'XOTICK that i. Chas.dc HloisGrecn,  j   A  'as ayent tor tlie  Yale Milling Company.   , j Kree Miner'--   CertincaCe   Xo.   DiiiiKKi.   intend,  sixty days lrom flalc licreol, to apply to the  Mining Recorder toi- Ceroincates <>c Liupi-ove-  ments. ror the. purpose or ootaining Crown  Grants of the a hove elai ms.  r*l V'i'Y I) \ VS-ifl-i>vil->ti>  1 inti-ml iD-iiinlv tn ;    AXJ) FtrKTtflCli take notice that action, no-  S'VinoVhiomnnn^ ! ^r section .7. piust be commenee.l before the  for permission to purchase SO acres of 1110lm. j i^nance ot sucn l ertitHy.Le-oi Improvements.  ,.,..,;t|,.,,    ...(!   +i-.A j tain land, situated in   Yule District and   Yale:    Gated this nth day of June. A. D. It'll.").  poniUDii oj. tut , j livision. Commencing at a postmarked K. K.. i  X. 1'". corner: theuee running north 10 chains, j  west 20 chains., south   10 chains, and  east 20  Groceries  Dry Goods  Gents' Furnishings  Boots and Shoes  Hardware  Flour and Feed  Sash and Doors  Lumber and. Shingles  Etc., Etc.  HSEDLEY and   PEINTICTON  =ftl  Hotel Keremeos  GEO. KIRBY, Hanager.  NOTICE.  First  Class  in   Kveiy  Kespect.      Commerchil   and  j\'Jinin������  Hea(l(ntartcrs of the .Kei'cnieos and Lower ���������Similka-  meen Valleys.     Post House on Penticton-  ton-Pn'neeton Stage Line.  2-I-!)  C. dcH. GliKKX.  ,.n.--iw^,- or. r\H> snbiect    in the (J'-hiUus ui |)lJint !'��������� v,,.11,,nrMM:H1J!cnt   Tllis liV,ul  _)a. ...!^ .)., u.i   .-it htioji.,1.1,    in   i in, , !u,s ���������,���������.ti] of and .mining Lot Iol.  Co!'owhig paragraph: \ kkkd utsskll  .   r,-,,       /% '       j. i     i    ! Pni������cv lirssKl.l.. Agent.  '��������� iiie uovei-nnient as a whole j Datwi nth June. urn. 2:;-!)  arid I. .'is Attorney-Gelieral, j  have not tlie right or inclina-j  tion to interfere  with   vour du- I  B. C,  bihiiug jieaco  tl  NOTICE.  ; CIXTY days afterdate,   J intend applying' to '  > *^   the finer f onunissioner or nnnils cc iVorks |  : for permission lopiii-cliase.'lidacrcsorniotintain :  -: hum situate in  osoyoos invision or Yale'Dis-'  ��������� trict, (ler.i-i-iijed as follows.   Commencing at a  ; post on Chute Creek, about N miles east of Ok-  | anagan i.ake:   llieaee north .Sdcuaius;  thence  eastil) cnains:   tlience soutli ������') erinins;   tnence  s  to  point of commencement.  ���������inch required:   reservoir site.  . to purchase :i2()acres of mountain land, situate ��������� !'- Vy ��������� ���������t>M'-\'''l,GKD.  and <'"00(i order ill i ������" ^'"'f Creek (i iniles North of  V'oigts Camj): . per L. AV. I<'i.ni..\v.  NOTICE  ties as licence commissioner but! NOT.'-'Ki 'f '"."'"b/v -V'*;'" tU"\-m, ,l!,l.vs f1,''" i wcsl  m t'!,ill,,s  ���������i,!    this date. I intend   to apply to toe  thai. ' l,uv\unQ for win  as we are  charge:]   with   main-; S'1,icf f'nnmiissioner   <������t   Lands aiai   works i  Province.  commencing at M.  K.  Vonngs   initial or x.Vv,. : J-Vnticton. B.C.. June S.tli. "JiMJa.  l'!(l    the    flbseiice i^ corner: l.lieneeSoiitii80 chains;;liiencu Kast   il) } '   2:i-!)  of strong drink on public  works has often largely aided  in tliat (lirection, I shall be j  greatly obliged if you cm see j  your way to acceding to the re-j  quest-of the contractors and re  Husirig any further licences n  cliaius; tlicnee Xorth .SO chains:  tlience West III  cnains to place ol   beginning.  Dated Yoigt'Cnmp May iuth. Iiitl5.  M. K. YOUXG.'  21--!) ' W. J). YUL'XG. Agcnl.     i  NOTICE.  NOTICE.  j OIXTY (\ny^ afterdate. I intend applying: to  I *-' the I'liief Coiuiiiissiooer of l.anas oc \\'orks  j fur permission to purcliasc;i'^!ac-resot mountain  j laud situate in Osoyoos Division of Yale 1ns-  ! trict'.. described as follows : 1'nmmonemg at a  ; post on ?Miiifli  l-'orl-: 01:   I'eiiCicton   Creek  auout  .^    . ,���������,,  , , .      ! IS miles east of Okaoagaii i.nKc:   thence north  I fOTOl K K is hereby given that   fit)  days  alter ; 10 t-hain������:   thence east iso chains;   thence south  eill' ' date. I intend to apply to the  Hon, Chief I jo el  !  When ordering- FLOUR insist  on getting MOFFET'S BEST  Do not permit your grocer to  Substitute, or persuade you  to take the Just as Good Kind  , j Commissioner of Lands and Works to riircha.se  the IV! liWaV -Works    (luring    con- 1 .'^O acres of   mountain   land,  situate   on   Won  ', Creek 7 miles Xorth of Yoigt's Camp: comiueu-  st ruction. ' cmgntGeo. W. Aldnus' initial or S. \V. corner:  ,,,...., ' ; tlience Xorth 811 chains; tlience   Kast 1(1 chains;;  \'\ 111 It.*    the    matter    does     not I tnence SouthSnclinhins: thence West Ml chains!  .. ,. ....      ,    ,,        .,.       ,       ,  . i to place of beginning.  directiv elxect tne Aicola   Licen-  iiiins: thence west .SO cnains to point of  commencement. I'urpose for which rcquiroiU  reservoir site.  It. 11. Wt-IiTK.  per \j. W. Kixi..\v.  IVnticton. U.C.. June int.ii. lilt IS. T.i-i)  THE COLUMBIA FLOURING MILLS CO., Ltd.  VERNON  AND   ENDERBY, B. C.  sing District inasmuch as the;  particular construction work j  rei'erred to docs not tit any:  point come  within   the   bounds  Dated V'oigCs Camp April'(rd.   l!i(i."i  21-!) UKo. W. ALiior;  NOTICE.  ^  NOTICE  QIXTY days afterdate. I intend applying: In  ^   the Chiel��������� Coinmissioiiui- ol Luiuls cc Works  WE MAKE  ,.,,.,. ��������� 1.    .    .    . ,   .,       ; VO'OTICK is hereby given  that   (Ki dav.-  Ot tills  licensing district. yi.?t. f-lll!;*1"    date. I int-end toapply !o  the  lion. Oliicf  principle is nil the same  and  j for permission to purchase -I'1 acres of moun-  i ta.in laud  situate in  Osoyoos   I >ivUiun of Yale  after I Gisirict. described as ioilows:    Coinmeiicing-at  a post near lower end of upper marsh on north  Oommissinncrof l.ands'iuid Works to purchase : 'ork of Kilis Creek and nl.nut   Ui miles cast of  JS ' ;v>i\ acres of mountain   land,   situate  on   Wolf '��������� IVntiefon: t hence north (>'l clmins:   thence east j  ,        ,   , ,   , , ,,    Creek a miles north of Yoigt's camp: common- j -111 chains; thence suntii *'>0 chains;  thence,  west  IIO (loilOt  meant to apply   to    all j cingnte. .-'I-;. Shaws initial  in- X.   K. corner; j Kiclinins to point of commencement,     i'urpose 1  ., . .. .' ,   .      ,,       , thencesoutb W) chains: thence west, III chains; i for which-rci|iiired : reservoir site.  railway  construction Wltlllll  tlie j thence norlh;SO chains; tlience east lOchains to ! W. T. S[t ATKOKD, I  place of beginning. ; . ,,.   ,,   ,  ,..,.....,,      ]  Dated Voigfs ciunp. Alav lit 1..  I'.K!.",. j pet  I . 11. I... I I.MI-.K.      |  ('. -K Sll MV i Dated June 2nd,  llaia. 2J !)     1  21--!) GK'i ))";('; K'\V.   .'.LDOl'S. .Agent ;   pi-o\'iuce.' Mad this circular  been received jirior to the 15th  of June or even prior to the  27th. when an adjourned, meeting Wits held, it would vary pro-  (I)  NOTICE.  NOTICE     .��������� i qiXTV iluys afterdate,  I intend applying to  iTi     t ii-     1     1    ,-1 i,  !   ; v-'   the Chief Conimissiiaiur of Lands X Works  hably have    eltected    tlie    result ! TVronCK is hereby given that <R)diiys after ! f(���������- |���������.rinission to inii-chnso 210 acres of nioun-  ,'    .n i       1  ,     ���������    n ,.      I**    date. 1 intend to apply to the I'hief Coin-I tain land situate in  Osoyoos  Division of Yale  and   W'llJ  IK) dOtlDC    mlllience   III-   nussionerof Jvands and Works to  imroliase .'120 | District, described as follows:   Caminoncingat  tare decisions of the Board.    At  all events it is as well that the  public should know the situation thoroughly and understand  that if anyone wishes to rush  into the liquor business and  puts his money into a hotel  Avith the expectation that a licence must be granted him. he  will do so Avholly at his own.  risk and will have only himself  to blame if he finds himself in  possession of a house for which  no licence may be obtained.  aeresof mountain land, situate on Wolf Creek ; a post on west bank of Creek (one mile north  I miles north of Voigt's camp: commencing nt i of Camp Creek I about 7 miles east of Okunugun  David J. 1 muss initial or X. K. corner; thencfl ! Lake: thence north (Ki chains; thence east 10  west, SO chains; thence south 1(1 chains: thence I chains: thence south (HI chains; thence west 10  east 80 chains; thence north 10 chains to place i chains to point of coninieiiceiuent. I'urpose  ofheginning. _ _ |. for whieli retpiireil : reservoir site.  II. A. SI-J,\TKOKI'>,  per V. IT. L.vniiKi*.  [J]  Dated Voigt's Camp May 12th. 1!)0.">.  DAVID J. JXXIS  ,21--!)  W. I). YOfXG, Agent,  Dated .lune 17th, liNI").  2:i-!>  NOTICE  1 ���������  NOTICE.  VfOTK.'K is hereby given that, (ill days after OIXTY DA YS afterdate, I intend to apply to  A' date I intend toapply to the Hon. Chief O the Chief Commissionei'of J.ands &; Works  Commissioner of Lands and Works to purchase for permission to purchaseIKhicresof mountain  320 acres of mountain land, situate on" V\rolf 1 land, situated in Yale District and VuloDivi-  Creek :i miles north of Voigt's camp: common- sion: Coniinoneing at11. postmarked 1'. It, X.  eing at Victor W. Voigt's initial or X. K. cor- W. corner, one mile east from Lot lo2; running  nor; thence west 80 chains; thence south 10 | 10 chains east. -10 chains south, 10 chains west,  chains ; thence east 80 chains : thence north   10 ; and 10 chains north, to pointof commencement.  chains to place of beginning.   "   "  Dated Voigt's camp May Tilth, M>">  .'!-!)  VICTOIt W. VOIGT  W. I). YOCXG, Agent.  Phis land is hounded on the south by the Tula-  ineen river.  1'KRC'V KUSSKLL.  Dated llth June. IDOS. '   2'W)  PURVEYORS  OF  ALL KINDS'  OF  Fresli Meats  fish  V606tal)l6S  AND  PI  m  m  HEDLEY,  B. C.  AND  THKY STAND THE  Heaviest'   Fires.  INe*\/eMr   Knovun  to   F'ail.  We do not make   .  Thin Wall Safes. THJS HKDL.EY GAZETTE. JULY 0,1905.  Town and District.  Now will we got a lire brigade ?  .las. Hislnp. P. L. S.,   returned from  Princeton on Alondny's stage.  Boundary Creek Camps liavc had a ��������� The first deliveiy of the extra mail  visit from the Anierican touring aMu- ��������� per week is expected this evening by  ing Engineers. ��������� ! Welbv's .stage.  >Jt'. W. P. Hodgors arrived home last  ^5������5������J*CGSe<3C������������5������������������G^S������&^  Engineer   Bassctl    has  been  called J  this week to  structioji.  .Midway   to   begin  con  .Similkameen Orangemen   will   celebrate at Koreiueos on the 12th of .July.  H.   I1"'.    llankinson,     secretary    for  chief engineer .J. II.  Kennedy   was  in  (',. A. Iliuilington and his boy Clark   town on ..Monday,  left on Sunday for California.  !     .Mrs. ('lias.' .lovner  W. H. Smith  has    rereiiLly  moved  his wife and family to town I'roin Ash-  croft.  ('has.- .loyner and children of  Nickel Plate, are spending a lew days  in town this week the guests of .Mrs.  Bowerinuii. .   .  week with his bride and   is  receiving  | tlie congratulations of his friends. ?>Ir.  1 and .Mrs. Roilgers are at present guests \  at the .Similkameen.   but. will take  up'  their residence   shortly,  on   Webster i  St.    The Gay.clte extends eongratula-, ft  thins   with   best,   wishes   for   health,   x  We have just opened  up <���������  large shipment of  good  The election of fire-wardens wi  held on July 11 Mi at II) o'clock a  in the school bouse.  I   be  in.,  A ((iiantity   of  wrapping may be  Gazette office.  in   Iroin  for    the  Prank JJailey came  Grove on Saturday  entertainment.  The Gem Restaurant is taking on a  new lease of life under Mrs. Wynne's  management.  It is to be hoped that Hedley Board  of Trade havn't gone to sleep over  that little insignificant matter of fire  hose.  W. J. Forbes left on Wednesday for  the upper portion of Koreiueos Creek  where he has work to do on his mineral claims.  .Mrs. F. Richtor. of Kerouieos. was  called to Kainloops last week owing to  the illness of one of her children who  is attending school there.  The Board of Trade meeting called  for Monday night last is adjourned for  a week. The meeting will be held in  the school house on Monday the 10th  i'nst. atS.30 p. in. ,  3lr. T. E. Wise, miner at- the Nickel  Plate, has brought his wife and child  from Seattle. Airs. Wise came in on  Saturday night's stage, and on Monday went up to the mine.  Electrician Cootes is stringing a wire  of higher voltage for electric lights in  the town. The former arrangement  rendered the lights almost useless because of their unsteadiness.  Bo wo r-  on  Tuesday, and that the-local editor was  mean enough to break up the party  .-just because he wasn't invited.  Scarcity of labor is the main h'iriil-  rance to speedy construction of the  railway. Contractors are giving 50  cents per day more than that usually  paid, to -navvies and can't get half the.  men  they require.  .-���������''Mrs. Stitt and .daughter, Mrs. C.  Cotton, of Vancouver, arrived, on Tuesday's stage.    Mrs. Stitt- came  to* visit  An excellent- waite-up of  properties  ion the AVcst Fork of Kettle River, by  'Geo.  15.   Winkler, appears in the II. 0.  old   newspapers tor j Mining Record,  had   cheap   at   the,      v  .).   C.   Campbell    Lbe   big  furniture  I man of Vernon is  in   town  registered  I at the hotel Similkameen and will   ro-  j main tor a day or two.    In all probability Mr. Campbell will open an agency  in  ILedlev.  ���������Vspen  Guild  h.-ippiness   and   all    the    othei  things  that  go  to  make  up (he stun  of wedded   bliss.  The annual school meeting at the  Nickel Plate was- held on Saturday  .Iiiue2lth. to takesteps furthcappointment of permanent trustees in lieu of  tlie provisional board appointed last , 0  winter. Those, elected were Messrs *"  G. P. Jones. Chas. .loyner and Wm.  Mills. After election of the trustees,  the Board decided to ask Miss Johnson  to remain as teacher and rho secretary was directed to communicate  with her bv letter.  and  this  eaii now supply iunihing you rei-nirc in  line, for Hotel or  Family use.  ������  o  r.v  f   Kairview   was   in ;     >'<m- t.hat the interest in rifle   shoot-  ������  ���������his. Stewart  town last week. The conditional sale, j jIly- j1{,s h,^.,, thoroughly aroused the  of his grocery in Kairview last Decern- j present is an opportune time, for or- \ X  her to J. P. Mc-Cuddy. has not been j g;mi/.iiig a rifle association in Jh-dloy ! ������  taken up anil he -resumes possession J jn {lfrili,uion with the Dominion Rifle..������  there this week. | Association.   The shooting  that was  made in  Saturday'*   matches    amply '  demonstrated the fact   that   there   b  material here in Hedley for an   uuusu- j  ally strong rifle team.    Proper organ- !������  ization, and   affiliation   with the  Dominion Rifle.   Association   will   infuse I  i method into the   shooting,   secure   a j  News was received last week of the ' greater measure of safety  from  acci-1  I ' i  death of  Mrs.   Chas.   Pittendrigh   on ' dents and the rivalry existing between ;  We have a good stock of  Bar Glasses  C. M. Shaw, C. E., who was severely  injured at Arofgt's some time ago  by a runaway horse, is now almost  well and will be able to resume his  professional duties in the course of a  couple of weeks.���������Greenwood Times.  8  W. T. Shatford <& Co.  HEDLEY, B. C.  ������  j  Kettle River. Mrs. Pittendrigh was  the eldest daughter of the late Theodore Kruger of Osoyoos, and was well  known and popular with old-timers.  She leaves a family of five small children.  Messrs. John S. Snapp of Seattle.  and AY". 15. Haydcn of St. Paul, Gt.  Northern, right of wav agents, wijre in  town last week find took a trip through  to Copper Mountain, returning next  day. Satisfactory progress is being-  made in securing right of way between  here and the boundary line.    l  different teams in the association   will i  be nii incentive for improvement.        ���������  On Saturday night- a leak was dis-j  covered in the storage dam put-in last j  fall to store the water in Twenty-mile |  lake, rt was believed at first to be oil  a serious character and people of Ifed- j  ley wore looking fora rush of water in j  Twenty-mile, hut there was nothing  more   noticeable than   might be     ac-!  .  A local joker says that Mrs.  man was giving a house wanning  The I5nderby Fdcno'graph   has  rec-;  ontly changed hands,  H.  M.   Walker!  having sold out to the Messrs Kraser. j  Walker was a bright racy writer whose  individuality   was   strongly marked, j  He was a little bit ethereal   at   times, ;  but- managed soinehow to ada.pt it to j  the rough and tumble of country jour-1  nalism.    He goes   to   the   staff   of   a'  magazine across the line and his specialty will he the subject of psychics,  not sigh-kicks, for when Walker kicked there was no suggestion of a sigh.  Princeton stage was late on Monday.  counted for by an ordinary rain storm.  Mr. McLean has taken a gang of  men up this week to fix it.  be a great pity to allow any large volume of this to escape at the present  time when the water in the creek is  more than ample to f'urnUh all the  j power that is required of it. Next  i winter it will be needed to help tide  over the period of low water.  There- was an   accident oil  the   trra-  Hedley  Livery,    Feed  and  Sale Stable  =      -      B.C.  OTEL  EDLEV  3; j HEDLEY,  ft   would I  vity  tramway   on  Monday  that .served to' demonstrate  the. risk  attending the use of the, train for passenger traffic. . Mr. C.   E.   Oliver  had;  boarded the car at the. tipple,  in   conn- .j  pany with Messrs.   P.   AV.   Charleson j  and George  Sage of   Vancouver  who;  Strictly First Class Service.  Special  Attention given to  the Travelling Puhlic.  Teaming of all kinds done.  Horses Bought and Sold.  Leading  House  For  Hen.  Best Only Provided for Table,  and  Bar.  W. F. REVELY,   .  Proprietor. :W. j. Henderson, Prop.  .    ! were {joing- up to see the Nickel Plate. |  On   making    inquiry,   the cause was r WIl0I1 t1,e-cftv reached one of the tres-!'  Iter daughter, Mrs. Dr. MrEwen, whose [learned���������a mishap on the way. One of j t.los tllc c.abU.. cmi{?ht  underneath  the !  illness took an unfavorable  turn  last} tm'lli,lcl wheels came off and  allowed | emi ���������f ;l tie, and the  conditions   were j  week, but she is now much better. i the axle to plough through a mud hole. ! .ipt ful. .,'gL,neral .smash.   Two of them !���������  !   Whim ,1.1\(a   n;l������ono-m.c    liiirl    t;f'i������,������in I il/������.l  :  Mr. .T.--G-. Whiteaere, western manager for the Mason & Risch Piano-Co.  is in town and will be found at the  hotel .Similkameen for a few days.  Mrs. G.-B. Lyon is the local agent for  the Mason <S: Risch pianos  in   Hedley.  ieos  YVhen -the passengers had scrambled ; jnmpc������(i 0llfc, i)Uf. in doing so Charleson  out theyresolved themselves'into a- fell on the track in front of the car  committee of- ways and means. The j whicn providentially was stopped bv  axle was cleaned and the wheel put on i the cable just a few inches from his  again, but on a dry axle. What was \ 1{lgg. Sage stayed with the car. and  There   was   no  dwe''���������-"��������� ] --        n .''...    ......    .._.-      ��������� .-������������������   ���������>��������� i  STOP AT  to be done?  within miles: the driver was in despair:  the male passengers had gone t-lu-yr  limit,   when   a lady passenger came to  "8' j was able  Angus Stewart of the Hedley Lumber Co. made, a business trip into the  upper Okanagan last week, returning  on Sunday. Mr Stewart, reports the  c  ".   i,(   " ���������    ������������������--)  ���������at present   that   section   is   over-run | out-of her travelling bag in   the shape  with a. swarm of real estate agents.  crop prospects to be exceptionally good l l    "������  but the finest season has its pests, and i necessary���������a lubricant,   I. Ins she fished  l-'i-ank Graham, assistant cook at  the Commercial and formerly an old  fcypo went down to Orbville this week.  As a typo he had experience on the  Mei-genthalcr as well as band composition, and worked on Liverpool dailies,  but impaired eyesight and the roving  habit took him to the Orient. That is  probably where, he will turn up again  before many unions, for 'e 'ears the  east a-callin," and is very likely to go  even if hi1 has to strike out westward  to get   there.  Mr. F. A. Schubert. Xr.. of Npallum-  cheen.   came   in  on   Saturday's  stage  from iVnticton and is spending  a  t\'\v  days visiting his  son.   Mr. J. A. Schubert.    Mr. Schubert is in bis eightieth  year but is yet hale and hearty, which  is   most   remarkable   in   view  of  the  hardships borne in pioneering in   this  province, for bis was one of the   most  noteworthy   of the early experiences.  It was in 1802 tliat Mr. Schubert joined  at    Fort Garry (now  Winnipeg) the  first   overland    expedition   over    the  plains and mountains  to  British  Columbia,  and   the whole  story   of  the  trials and difficulties of that expedition  will never be told.  1 n this district there  ���������are, few survivors,   Mr.  Schubert and  wife, Mr. A. L. Fortune and .LA.Mara,  ex-M.P., being about all. Mr. Schubert-  tried placer mining in Cariboo   for a  number of years after he  reached   the  province, but finally took up the beautiful stretch of land' in  Spallmncheen  which became known as Round Prairie  and from which he. has made a.  competence which has placed him in comfortable circumstances for his declining  years.    His wife,  who bore with him  the hardships of that 5i months' trip,  is still living and in the enjoyment  of  tolerably good health.  of a bottle of castor oil, and then all  went merry as a marriage bell. Moral,  "don't travel without a- suitable loosener."    Castor oil is an  old stand-by:  goo.l alike for babies and stages.    God j f|���������jring all who'use the tram to sign  bless the ladies!     ' ' release of responsibility.  v  to   get   out more   leisurely  than the others, but   when   the  cable [  was released from the tie the car went j  over the trestle.    It was an exceeding- j  ly close call,   and   not   one   of   them j  would   care   to   repeat  it.    Charleson j  had his foot cut. but w.is very  thank- ]  ful to have got off so easy.    The safest j  place on that   car evidently is off  it, ���������  and tho company are   wise  in  taking!  . i  ; no responsibility for accidents by re-!  i. i  TWEDDLE (Sb REITH, Proprietors.  Good Accommodation and Strict Attention to the  Wants of the Public.    Livery Barn in Connection.  S  >L0TH!NG...  We make the kind which pleases the wearer.  new lines of samples in fancy and mixed tweeds and  worsteds:    also blue and black serges of the finest  , quality are open for your inspection.  R<eno\/eitimg Ladies' and Gentlemen's garments a specialty.  ��������� 6AMPBELL& Sfll&R.-.  M  The GeineicJiein  CAPITA L���������$8,700,000.  Total Resources (Nov. 80, '01)  REST���������$8,o()(),()00.  -$01,000,000.  A Branch of the. Bunk is now open  Pcnticton, 13. ('.  PENT16T0N BRAN6H  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT-Interost allowed on deposits of $1.0Ui\i������l u|������\viiv<ts.  BrtlNK-IING   BY  mAIL  Drposlts limy be made and witlidvawu by mail.   Sjicuiul attention given to tin's  class of business.   ::   Drafts and Money Orders issued on all points.  A General Banking Business Ti'ivnsai'tod.  J. M- CHRISTIE  Manager  HEOLE-V,  B.C.  The   Loading  Hotel of the-  Similkameen   Valley.  This House is New and First Class in Every Respect,  Being Equipped with all Modern Conveniences���������Electric  Light, Telephone, Baths, Etc.        :       :       :       :  ���������_-**������������������������������������������������^Rates /V\od(erat<e<  A. MGDermott, Proprietor. THE HEDLEY" GAZETTE. Jl'LY (i.  1905.  A  Good,  Hedley  DOMINION DAY SPORTS  DLEY  is the supply point for the'Nickel Plate mountain, on which is situated the. famous "Nickel  Plate"���������the   richest  gold   mine   in'Canada���������and many other  promising mines and prospects.    It is the mining and business  centre of the  Similkameen  the new mining district which has already been proven, by a  small amount of development work, to be one of the richest  gold, copper and coal mining sections of  British Columbia.  HEDLEY is the chief towtron the route of the proposed  Coast-Kootenay Railway: and with the advent" of this road,  which is assured in the near future, it will unquestionably  become a large and important city.'ami town lots will bring-  big returns on  money invested at  the present time.  ...PRICE OF LOTS...  Scott Ave. (main st.) r.;  .  $400 to $600  Other Streets........          .   . .$200 to $400.  ....TERMS....  1-3 Cash; balance in 3 and  6 months, with interest at  the rate of 6 per. cent.  Those Who  Invest Now.  Purchase a few Lots before the Railway Comesss^^s  For F*ull F*eirtlcL4l������irs, Maps lEto.,  ������.F������F������L^Y   TO  City Townsite Go'y, Ltd.  L. W   SHATFORD,  Secretary and flanager,  HEDLEY, B.C.  I Commercial Hotel i McLENNAN, McFEELY k CO., Ltd.  HEDLEY, B.C.  This  hotel   under new management has been-'  re-modelled, and lias ample accommodation for  a large number of people.  The table is supplied  with the best in the market.    The bar contains  the popular brands of liquors and cigars.  J. K. FRASER, Proprietor.  V/ancouuer, B. O.  Wholesale and Retail  HARDWARE,  STOVES,  SPORTING GOODS  PENTI6T0N  Livery, Feed and stage  STABLES  ESTABLISHED  1903  Fine New   Covered   Stage 'Carrying   Royal   Mail,  Passengers and   Kxpress to  Keremeos, Hedley and Princeton  ���������.(���������)._  Special liigs for Travellers, and  Kverv Attention Paid to Wants  of the  Public.    : : : :  -:<>:-   Grand Union Hotel  HERRING & WINKLER, Props;  Choice   Liquors  and   Cigars  always in stock.  Good Table and Comfortable  Rooms.  Careful attention to wants of tra-v/elling  public arid regular boarders.  The  GRAND   UNION is the>. nearest to the works of the Daly  Reduction Co.. which makes it especially suited for regular boarders.  Al.l.   WIIITI-;   HUM'.  HEDLEY, B.C.  I  ���������m(TTnr"'���������������n3 mrwwuMr ijwwuffiaag  W. E. WELBY, Proprietor.  LIVERY* FEED 8 SALE STABLES  Fairview and Penticton  -ALSO-  SIMILKAMEEN  Livery, Feed and Sale Stable  Proprietors    FAIRVIEW    AND     PENTICTON  STAGE   LINE.  Single and  Double  Drivers.  Saddle   and    Pack  Horses.  Wood for Sale.  'Good Horses and ltig>> and Careful .Drivers.  Teams furnished to do freighting, transferring and  general  teaming, and good saddle  horses always on hand.  HOPKINS <@������ McINNES, Proprietors, Hedley, B. C.  The   Shooting-   Matches and   Other Diversions by St. Mary's Guild!  While no steps \\-{-n- taken Cora puh-  Uic  celebration   in   Medley;   the great ���������  , < distance to Peiitictoii. which  required'  ! at least three days' time over,the dusty  ; roads to make the trip, deterred many  i from going who   were' anxious to pay  j Peiitieton; a  'vi.sir.   and    witness    the  ! changes and i:;i]iroyeineiits \yhich have   .  ��������� taken place,   it was therefore fortunate  j that the   St.  Mary's  Guild; provided.:  ; entertainment   for  those compelled to  ; stay at home, and the bill of fare which  ! they gavci was an acceptable, substitute.  j.    The greatest interest   centred in the /  1 rifle matches for which extensive prac-  I tice bad been put in for several weeks. ������������������"'  j The ladies of the  town   had   covetous  j eyes on those spoons and on that nian-  j tie clock, and tlieineii who aspired to    .  ! shooting honors were each determined  j to land the cup.   At the men's 100 yds,  i match., for which a cup was given   by ���������������������������  | G. M. Winter of the. bank of B. N. A.  i to be shot for,   the  competition   was  J keen.    The test was a severe  one,   for  ! the match was off-hand   and the bulls-  ; eye was only '.I!, inches.  '[     There was a large number of entries  j in this match, ami  tlie  markers  were  j kept-busy'in the butts. Tlie match'was  : conducted on an extra scries basis, any  ! number of entries being  allowed,   the  J entry fee   being  50  cents   for   the  six  I shots of one sighier and live on  score.  ! This match,  us may he seen from  tlie  ' subjoined score, showed some remark-  ; ably s.teady shooting. The -winner only  i entered three times, and in none of the.  j three entries made"lower than- an av-  | erage of inners. his  last entry giving  I 28 points out of a possible 25.  ,j     The ladies" matches also brought out '  i a good representation   of contestants.  i and  some good shooting  was  made.    '���������  ' Below are the scores:  j      1st Match���������Prize,   ������������������silver  cup."  100  j vards  off-hand.���������L.  Rolls,  20.  20.   23;  jT.   D.   Pickaid,  10.  17.   IS.  20:    G. G.  j Powell. 21: Jas.Bruce. 10. IS: A.Stolge,  110, IS: Nick. Pic.kard. 1(5: H.D. Barnes.  ! 10: F. H. French, 10.  ]    2nd Match���������Prize, "carving set;" 250,-  I vards.���������T. D. Pickaid. 17. 19."21: F. H.  i French, 18, 20: R. D. Boeing. 19,19, 20:   '  ; .las. Bruce. 19: ('. ITairsine. ill. IS: Aron  jStolge.   18,   IS:   A. Carson,   j-1. IS:   A.  {Henderson, IS: E; Waterman, 17.  3rd Match (ladies)���������Prize, "silver  spoons:!' 25 yards o(f-hand.���������Miss Myrtle McLean, 15,20; Miss McLean, 14,  10, 17, IS, 18, 18. 19; Mrs. Messenger,  19: Mrs. ..Bower j nan, IS: Mrs. Shelder,  10,  IS.  s4th Match (ladies)���������Prize., "mantle  clock:" 50 yards.���������Mrs. Bowerman. 20:  Miss McLean, 14, 18, 19: Miss Myrtle  McLean^ 4, 18: Mrs. Waterman, 14:  Mrs. Forbes. 14.  ���������While the shooting was going on the  ladies of the Guild were manning the  refreshnlent stands which drove a  j thriving business. ���������-Apart, from these  j also another member of the Guild, Mrs.  i W. H. Smith, had a show which was  part shooting match and part refreshment booth. A figure dressed in a blue  print wrapper and poke bonnet and  named Aunt Sally had cherries for  sale on the extraordinary condition  that no one could have any cherries uu-  less he or she could shy a. stick straight  enough to hit her, at 10 paces distant.  To be allowed the privilege of' shying_  the sticks they had to pay 5 cents for  six shots. One lady showed such an  aptitude for shying straight and thus  winning cherries that she was in great  demand to shoot for others. ,The inference $vas that she had either been  practising on hens in the back yard or  had some objectionable Aunt Sally t'or  a neighbor.  Tiik  Ball.  Jn the evening a-ball was given on  a platform erected for the occasion,,  which was prettily decorated with  hunting and'hung with Japanese lanterns. The platform was 25 x 50 but  was not large enough,to accommodate  all the couples that were present.  From Princeton there were present  Mr. and Mrs. Lyall and two daughters.  Mr. and Mrs. Waterman. 'Mr. and Mrs.  Young and Geo. Wardle, and from  Keremeos, Mrs. Daly and daughters.  NOTICE  South African War Land Grant Act.  GIIAXT.S of land made to Volunteers, their  heirs or assigns, under- authority of this  Act, are subject: to the condition tlmtsueli lands  shall have been suici.-ted by the grantees on or  before the lirst day of .Inly. I!I0"). Xotiee is.  therefore, hereby given that application* foi-  sueli lands must be tiled ata Government Office  by that date.  H. K. GRKKX.  Chief Commissioner of Liuu!> <c Works.  Lands and Works Department.  Victoria. H.<\. -Jlit.h May. I!)ii."i. 21-5  CEYLON TEA.  \\  Pure  and   Invigorating.

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