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 V  AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume VI.  HEDLEY, B. C, THURSDAY, JULY 21, 1910.  Number 28.  m  Dr. G. A  JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 years' practice in Vancouver.]'  S. 0. L. Co.'s Block    ,  PENTICTON,       -.'������������������-      B. C.  K. C: BROWN  BARRTSTKR A.vn SOLICITOR  ���������NOTARY" PUBLIC, Etc.  PRINCETON,  B. C.  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Rates Moderate.  A. Barnes, Prop.'       Penticton*, B.C.  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer.  Real Estate.  Mines,  Crown   Grunts   Applied   For  .  Undor������������������' 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  HEDLEY BARBER SHOP  Two Doors North of Bank of B. N. A.  HAIR   CUTTING   A   SPECIALTY  Razors Honed.  Hot and Cold Baths in Connection  W. T. BUTLER.  A A. F. & A. M.  >S0abr REGULAR monthly meeting*-, of  /SSr\ Hedley Lodge Xo. 4.1. A. F. & A. M..  are held on the second Fi'ielay in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  brethren arc cordially invited to attend.  W. J. FORBES H. D. BARNES,  W. M Secretory  THE CUP STAYS  Montrealers Go  Under In   Their   First  Meeting With Westminster Players  THE WIRELESS   PROSECUTION  BIG EXCURSION COMING  Begins to Look Like Persecution-  thing to be Explained  -Some-  w.  H. T. GAHAN  Barrister,   Solicitor,  Notary Public, Etc.  MUKK  ��������� PENTICTON,  Br.ocic  B. C.  For the third time since they won  the Minto cup lacrosse trophy from  the Shamrocks in 1008 the Westminster hicrosse team have been called on  to'defend it. The first attempt to take  it from them they did not regard seriously. On that occasion the aspirants  were supposed to hail from Regina  but the team was a composite affair  made'.up largely of ringers from eastern teams.".". These, however, were at  the disadvantage of not having played  together, and the game they put up  was regarded".'by'. Westminster very  much as a joke. Next-came the Te-  oumsehs of Toronto, who had been the  winners, of the senior league penant,  but they also went under when match'  ed against the Salmonbellies.  Now the Montreats of the senior  league are after it and on Saturday  last the first game was played which  resulted in a victory for Westminster  by 10 goals to 4. Tho contest is not  decided on one match but consists of  two games and the* side scoring the  greatest, number of goals in the two  games is winner. With a lead of six  goals to the good there should not be  much danger of the c;hampions losing  it in the remaining contest which will  he played off on Saturday next.  LE ROI CLOSES DOWN  Rossland's Pioneer   Producer  Suspends  Operations Indefinitely  (Rosslancl Miner.)  For a considerable time past rumors  have been rife  that the Le.  Roi mine  was about to close down, and it transpires that there} was  good ground for  the statements.  It was in'March, 1909,  that the, famous Le Roi e:!osed down  primarily and  remained inactive till  October: ~ During that   period A;--J.  McMillan raised.additional funds with  which  to pursue a 7*iolicy of exploration  which  has been outlined.   Since  October this work has been carried on,  and, although shipments of ore have  been made periodically, no great success has attended the efforts or   the  management.     So it has  been finally  decided  to close down again, and although work may be   continued for a  little longer, another week will about  seethe end of operations.    What the  future  may bring cannot be said, as  nothing definite has,  as yet, been de-  Much has been talked about the  United Wireless situation by people  who know nothing vyhatever about  the company, its assets or its work.  It is a strange '..-'thing] that the freer, a  people, are believed; toJjecotne the;  more power they give their governments to tyrannize Over them arid  trample down individual rights, even  to the extent of allowing them to pass  laws. which will, prevent those who  have suffered . wrongjat the hands of  the government from, getting redress  for those wrongs in the courts of the  country.  If the plain statement sent Out last  week to stockholders from the..head  office of United Wireless is all true  and the standing cif the company in  comparison with other concerns which  have sprung up niushroonilike, without assets and without business, is as  represented, then the United States  governnient owe the people an explanation why they allow other wireless concerns that have practically'no'  assets and.no business to go unmolested and jump on a concern .that by  their cjwn figures they admit has 74  stations on the American continent  against-27 of all either nine wireless  concerns combined, anel against four  owned by the Marconi people which, is  really the only one of- the nine which  has any standing.  If we knew what corporate concerns  in the United States are,most interested in the wrecking of United Wireless  anel how far they could go in the purchase of United States officials, keeping their tracks covered all the while,  we would be.in belter position to un:  derstand what has happened and  why. The* tyranny of corporate influence in the United States as revealed in the writings of Tarbell, Law-  sou, .Lindsay and.others-gives a. fair-  clue.  Below we publish .'a- letter received  by a Hedley stockholder from George  H. Parker of Seattle, which deals with  some of the lies that have got into  the press concerning this matter, and  that were doubtless arranged for by  the interested* wreckers:  With    Present    Railway    Connections  Okanagan and Similkameen  is out of it.  One result of the cempaign for advertising the Pacific Northwest as a  summer resort country will be noticed  this month, when an excursion of several hundred people from Los Angeles | the world.heavy rains fell  RAIN FOR MANITOBA.  Crop Conditions in Manitoba are greatly  Improved at Critical Time.  Winnipeg, July, 18.���������General rain  fell all over Manitoba during the night  and especially in the southern tier of  counties, where it was badly   needed.  In the Brandon district, the most  important -wheat growing district in  all   night.  and-San -Francisco -will make a trip in  Washington,   British   Columbia  and  Oregon,  to  view  tlie wonders- of the  scenery; enjoy the. beautiful summer  climate, and becc'uie f.-iuiiliar with.'the'  great and growing cities of tlie Northwest;    This year the Seattle 'Chain her'  of Commerce and' other organizations  have been  making a' strong bid  for  summer visitors.    The Southern Pacific's-excursion freim California is one  of the first results of this   campaign;  The   excursionists   .will   come   north,  starting July 25, over the Southern  Pacific  to  Portland,   thence   by   the*  Oregon  .and  Washington   to Seattle,  where; Canadian Pacific boats   will be  taken to Victoria, and .Vancouver. The  rest of the. route lies over the Canadian Pacific to Revelstoke, southward  on Lake Kootenay and by rail to Spokane, and via the  new North   Bank  road to Portland,  where  the   homeward journey starts..    This trip ought  to give the Californians a fine idea of  the Pacific  Northwest, and  should be  the forerunner of much  travel northward in this and other .summer seasons.    Just as California is the winter  habitat   of iiuuiy   people:   from   the  North  west,  this country should  be,  and in time will be the summer resort  for Californians.  From Winnipeg to the western boundary, anel from Emerson to Darrphin,  practically the whole of the province,  there was more or less rain. ,  ���������It was still mining and cloudy at  9;30 o'clock this morning in many sections of the province. . A cool breeze  is blowing, and the temperature is GO.  ; Crop conditions are enormously improved at the most critical period in  the se*ason's history.  A STRINGENT FIRE LAW    .  B.C.  Laws for. Protection   from Forest  Fires Tame in Comparison  MR.   CAMSELL'S   VISIT  cided upon.  PROSPEROUS COMPANY  Hudson  Bay Insurance Company  Hold  Annual Meeting  A. C. STlMin  UAleOM*  iMAVN'l-'.  D.VI.V  STUDD & DALY,  Members Vancouver Stock Exc-hnugc-  Real Estate,  Insurance, Stock, Loan  and Mortgage Brokers  728 Hastings Street W.  Opposite New Post C )nie-c  P. O. POX JJCIf!  Vancouver, = - B. C.  B. H. ROGERS,  M.A., B.C.L.  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C.  The Hudson Bay Insurance Co. held  its annual meeting in Vancouver last  week, the shareholders from Manitoba  Saskatchewan and B. C. attending in  large numbers.  The company's board room was completely filled. The reports of the president, Mr. E. H. Heaps, and the general manager, Mr. C. E. Berg, were'  heard. These; gentlemen emphasized  the prosperous position which the  company has attained, commenting  upon the liberal dividend which is being paid, 10 per cent, on the authorized capital, and an additional three;and  one-half per cent, for the. first six  six months of 1910 on the capital paid  up. Many matters weie dealt with,  but the two outstanding feat-.ires of  the meeting were making arrangements for carrying on business under  the Dominion charter and the taking  over of tho Calgary Fire Insurance  Company and two other Insurance  companies in Alberta, the names of  which have; not yet been made public.  'With regard to tho Dominion charter, the directors have; take;n this step  to be able; to cope with the increased  amount of business which is expected  in the near future.  All the shareholders joined in the  debate, and expressed their pleasure  at the prosperity of the company, and  the untiring efforts of the officers.  The officers for 1910 were elected as  follows; .1. K. Berry, president; R. L.  Reiel, vice-president; Charles E. Berg,  managing director; directors, Messrs.  M. J. MacLeod. W. E. Knowles, Ii. E.  Anderson, A. G. Creebnnn, W. Loree  and T. A. Lvtlleton.  Dear Sir:  Yours, of July 4th received. There  has been nothing whatever' proven as  yet to the discredit of the United  Wireless Co.. or its officers.  I received a telegram day before  yesterday from my attorney whom I  immediately sent to New York after  learning the officers of the Company  were arrested, with instructions to  look up the matter thoroughly, stilting  that the Grand Jury that had been investigating since the 15th of June, on  the 30th of June had failed to return  an indictment and was discharged.  There is no question in my mind but  what the United Wireless stock is an  Al investment. . I have bought over  300 shares in the last ninety days, paying all the way from $20,00 to $30.00 a  share for it, from stockholders that  felt they had got to raise some money  at once  There; are;   always   two   side;s  to a  question.    As   to our dismantling stations and   selling  the apparatus   for  junk,   whoever   mack* that statement  made; a. statement that was absolutely  false;.     This   is  true:  when   we  built  stations here at first, we built several  stations for relay stations. Later when  we  put in   more   powerful   stations,  these;  relay stations   were   taken out.  For  instance,   we had a relay station  at Chehalis, and one at Klamath, two  towns   between   here   and   Portland.  These* stations were  put in wholly for  relaying. Later we built a more powerful station at St. Helens, close to Portland, anel we; don't need these stations,  we have; taken them out. It was strictly a matter ed" business,   and we felt it  was in the interest of the; stockholders.  Our   stations  at   Wenatchee,   North  Yakima and Everett   were; not paying  this summer,   wc; felt   they would not  pay until   husiness opened up this fall,  so we; have   taken the operators away  from those*  points, closed the stations  te*niporarily.      The  stations are then;  complete, ready as soon as we site; it will  pay. to open them up again.   Wo have  been   trying in   every  instance to use*  the  stockholders'   money  to   produce  the best results.  Charles  Camsell,  of the.  Geologic:-'!  Survey  who is engaged with a party  -on: the. upper Tulameeii- working out  the geology of various coal basins, and  in vestigatingplatinum deposits, is paying Hedley a visit this week making  further   examination   of  the  Nickel  Plate underground workings.    He left  work feu- his party which they could  do in his absence and as certain trails  which he will require  to use; .are being  deemed out he  took advantage of the  short off-spell to pay  the; visit to Hedley.   Since last he had em opportunity  to see the Nickel Plate a good deal nf  new ground  has been  opened up and  the information to  be obtained in an  examination  of it would  be  worth a  good deal to  him by way of verification and  amplification of former conclusions  arrived  at.     Mr.   CaniseH's  knowledge of Camp Hedley arrived at  as the resuit of careful competent examination and study  has  made him  quite enthusiastic as to the  possibilities of the camp, and he recognizes not  only the advisability but the need of  further examination anel work on the  part of the Geological Survey to deal  with the geology and ore bodies of the  camp as their  importance would warrant.     With regard to delay in the issue of the report and map he heed little  to say concerning it further than   to  express his  regret   that   it   had   not  come out sooner, and while  it is evident he  feels no  little char-gin   at the  position in which the delay has placed  him he can rest assured  that no one  here is disposed to attach any  blame  to him  for the short-coinings  of the  -Because he refused to leave a $3.50 a  day job for a day to fight forest firew.  when  called  upon by  a deputy stale  fire warden,  Charles Simon,  of North  Bend, is serving ten days in the county jail,   being the  first man  ever   imprisoned   for    that   offence    in    this  country.    The state law provides that  upon an emergency call from a deputy  fire-warden, any citizen may be called  upon  to help fight a dangerous fire.  The Washington Forest Fire Association is more active this year than ever  before in  its fight against destructive  forest fires,    Several small fires have  occurred already this season in Western Washington,  But the Association  and its  patrolmen and  the state officials are  on the watch  for each small  blaze, and hope to get through the dry-  season without   any disastrous  fires  'such as have   each   year   wiped   out  many thousands of dollars  worth of  fine timber.     They are warning farmers against burning slashings at this  season  and canipers against -leaving,  anv fires of imv sort behind them.  DOING WELL AT BISLEY  Canadian Marksmen Giving Good Account of Themselves  printing bureau. Should the department clc*cide to undertake the additional work in this camp which is needed  it is to be hoped that they will be able  to spare; Mr. Camsell to perform it, for  no one is in position to do it as satisfactorily as he. On Monday he went  up to the Nickel Plate with superintendent Jones anel it is safe to say  that their inspection of the ground  opened up since he was last here,  would prove to be* to their mutual ,  advantage.  While there have been other years  when Canadian marksmen have distinguished themselves- by bringing  home the Prince of Wales prize and  also the King's prize, it is doubtful  whether the team as a whole have  ever done better than in the present  Bisley meet when one of them Capt.  Hart McHarg, tied the score with the  winner for the Prince of Wales prize*  and only lost it,by being counted out.  anel another, Sergt. Morris, took second place for the King's prize.  Perhaps more notable than either  was the work of Steele, who made a  new record on the grand aggregate.  The shooting of the team as a whole-  has heen particularly good find their  winnings in the prize list will foot up  a nice sum.  IMPORTANT  IMPROVEMENTS  Vermillion Forks Co.  Changes Its Name  and Adopts Progressive Programme  1 have; been intimately connected  with Col. Wilson the past six years in  a business way. I don'.t beiieve he has  at any time; clone anything he did not  consider in the interest of the stockholders of the United Wireless, and I  believe at the trial this will bo fully  proven.  Always sincerely yours.  Geo*. H. Parker.  Seattle. Wash., July 7th. 1910.  The management of the Princeton  Coal A*. Land Company, formerly the  Vermillion Forks Mining ifc Development Company, has decided to put  improvements of the most. uioel<;rn  character upon the property. It'is.  intended to install an up-to-date  screening system, also a compressor-  plant. With these; improveinents the  company will be in a better position  than ever to eater to the growing demand for Princeton coal. The approximate cost of the proposed improvements is between $70,000 and $75,000.  In addition to this an auxi.lia.ry company is being formed to supply the  town of Princeton  with electric light.  The- aviation death re; 11 is increasing  fast aWd if it keeps on this way the air  will soon: :have as many: casualties .as  welter.. The ..casualties..per capita, fen-  those who engage in it are now vastly  greater than in the most dangerous  aepiatic diversions. THE   HEDLEY GAZETTE,   JULY 21,   1910.  and  Similkameen'Advertiser.  ���������suod on Thursdays, by tho Huoi.by G.v/.Kr  I'kinti.vg an 1.1 I'inii.isiiiNU Company,  Li.mitkd.  at. Ileelluv. Ii. C.  than   they agreed  and in  view of the  considerable  percentage who declined  themselves in favor of local option al  though it had failed to carry they re-  eneicted the  existing licence law niak-    I ing it far more stringent': but no seion-  er was the result of the plebiscite vote  ..������2.00 i ascertained than Dr. Spencer setabout  ���������        'ways and. means  of   repudiating  his  i agreement  with the province  ami be-  VANCOUVER  EXHIBITION  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Year   "   ( United Stales)   Advertising Rates  Measurement. 12 lines to the inch.  LandNotices-CJci'tillciitesofiinproveiiient-. etc. j gan intriguing  with Ottawa with the  ������7.00 for IKl-day notices, aud $-5.00 for 30-day  notices.  Advertisements .will be chimged once every  month if ad vertiscr desires, without any extra  charge. For eihangcs oftenci* than once a. month  he  price of composition  will bo charged at  regular rates.  result that he obtained legislation railroaded through in the fag end of the  session after many of the members  had left for their honie;s by iiieans of  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one   which the Scott Act is made available  inch, 81.00 for one insertion, 2������ cents for  each subsequent insertion. Over one inch,  10 cents per line for lirst insertion and 5  cents nor line for each subsequent insertion.  Tniusionts payable in advance.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  .������l._5; over 1 inch and-up to 4 inches, si.00  per inch per month. To constant advertisers  inking larger space than four inches, on  . -application,- rates will be given of reduced  'charges, based on size of space.anel length  of time. j  Changes for contract advertisements should  bo in the office by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue;.  '*        A; MEGRAW, Managing Bdltor.  Full Moon  Last quar.  ft).  Sew Moon  (i  First quar.  '14.  1910  JULY  1910  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Tlui. Fri. Sat.l  ���������  1  2  A  1  5  0  7 '  8  9  10  11  12  13  U  15  10  17  IS  19  20  21  22  23  21  25  20  27  28  29  30  31  -  for this  province  independent of any  action on the  peirt of the  provincial  legislature.   Now while many of those;  who cast their votes hist November in  favor of giving  the people   an opportunity  of voting e>n   local option,  if  Ihey wanted  it, would hesitate before  voting the; law itself, itdoos not follow-  that they   would poll  a  straight ile-  'finite 'local  option vote,   and it is le-ss  likely  still   tlnit they  would do so in  the  case, of 'a-measure  so-.-discredited  with  failure; as   the* Scott-  Act pie>ved  itse;lf    in the vast majority of  counties in   which it  was "tried' in  Ontario  anel the Maritime provinces.     To that  stigma must also be added the odium  that is   bound to. attach as   the; result  of Spencer's very ejuestionfihle repudia-  tion of his agreement or the spirit of  his agreement  with the  legislature of  this province.  August  15tli to 20tli, 1910  VANCOUVER, B.C.  $30,000 IN PRIZES AND  PREMIUMS  THE  Specially Low Kates from all  points on Railways and Boats.  Exhibits  sent  as   freight  on  Canadian lines will be  returned feee.  74 Years in Businesi  IH-ai/e You &.  Bank Account  Capital and Reserve Over $7,000,000  Tha  money is  safer  in the Bank than in  your house or pocket  A Checking Account provides a safe and convenient  way of.pH.ying your bills, as ouch check issued returns to  you as'a receipt.  A Savings Account keeps growing all the time with  interest compounded at highest current rates.  Hedley Branch,     H. A. Hincks, Acting Manager  Superb ahd unique attracr  tions in Speeding Events and  Dog Show, Spectucular"Fighting the Flames"Broncho Unstring Competition, Wood Chopping Contest, Trotting and  Pacing Events and Hunt Club  llaces.  Entries  close   August  1st.  Write .'for-information to  JAS ROY,  .Manager and Secretary,  ' Vancouver,Exhibition Association  METEOROLOGICAL.  NOTICE  The following are the readings showing temperature, etc., for the week  eiuling  July 16, 1910:  I-Sritish Oohiiiiliin is certainly .getting the worth of her money in the  market reports of Commissioner Metcalfe who is looking after the interests e>f B. (J. fruit in the markets of  Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta.  The inn in beauty of his reports is the  stiaigbtforward way he tells B.C.  shippers of their failings when be  -finds them at fault. When he meets  B. C. fruit anywhere that dews not  e*ome up to the mark he makes it his  business to find ejut where1"'it "ceiines  from, and tells plainly in his repent  what his objection is. One* fault he  pointed out in several instances was  that of not filling the boxes. In too  many instances British Columbia  strawberries of good ejualitv were  making a bad reputation for the fruit-  AT THE MINE.  Maximum  Minimum  ulv 10  (������5        .  35  11  70        ..  31)  12  6S  10  13  ..."���������'    70  39  14  72        ..  35  15  ..      m  42  10  ...      m  38  Average maximum teinperature OS.  Average.1.'minimum. do 38.28  Mean temperature 53.14  Rainfall for the week   0.0--inches.  Snowfall        "        "        0.  Certificate of Improvements.  WESTMORLAND. Mineral Claim situate in  the Osoyoos niining division of Yale District. Whore located :Susap Creek, Simil--  kamccn. '  'PAKE NOTICE thiitl. R. H. Parkinson Free  ���������*- Miner's Certificate -No. liV.ms, intend,  sixty days from date hereof,'-to apply'to. tlie  Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for .the purpose of obtaining a Crown  Grantof the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section '17, must be commenced before the is-  sutnee of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this'3'th (lay of March, A. I). li'lO.  .     R. H. PARKINSON  ���������-.''-, D. Hraithwiutc, Agent.  NOTICE  Average maximum do  Lowest minimum do  Averatre minimum do  .Mean .._    ... _    ~ ��������� do  AT   THE  MILL.     ,  Maximum        Minimum  .Tul v 10 ������)���������''.. 5(5  '11 ... 94 . .        57  12 91    ���������     .. 54  13 82 .. 53  14 .. 91 .. 50  15 .. S7 .. 50  16 ..-        92 .. 57  Average maximum temperature. S9.42  Average minimum do 54.71  ,     ,      Mean do 72.00  growers of the  province .through  the;   Rainfall for the week   .0     inches  COKKl'-SPONDING WEEK OK LAST -VISAli  Highest maximum temperature 67.  59.12  34.  39,28  49.35  .SIMILKAMEEN LAND' DISTRICT.  Disthict.of Vauc.  stinginess of some shippers in failing  to fill the boxes. A few cases of that  kind would soon do damage to the industry in this province that might  take years to live clown, and the; fearless Commissioner who will tell us  these faults and failings witliout heat-  ins about the bush is doing us the.  greatest possible service. If individual shippers who have been fit fault  along the lines which be points out  will not mend their ways then a provincial association should lake, the  thing in hand and deal with them.  COHRKSPOXDING WKEIC OF LAST VEAR  Highest maximum temperature 85  Average do do 76.  Lowest minimum do 42.  TAKE notice that K. E. Run-, agent for XV.  ���������*���������   A. Jiurr. of Hedley, eioc-ujiation blacksmith,  intends to apply for permission to purchase the  following described lands- -  Commencing at a post planted at the northwest--comer, of-Lot No. HO;": thence south H)  chains; thence west 20 chains: thence north 10  chains; thence east 20 chains to point o'f commencement, containing 80 acres more or less.  WILLIAM ASA HURR  per Kelgar Elmer Rurr.  .lune.'IOth, 1(110 'ifi-lO  Average  Mean  do  do  do  47.  61.50  If.  as   reports  would   indicate,   the  temperance;   organizations in this province, with Or. Spencer as chief pusher,  are ele-ti'i-iiiineel to bring the Scott Act  to a v.ite here:    anel Yale-Cariboo is to  he chosen  as one of tlie first counties  in the- province in which the- vote is to  taken, sail enganizations are scarcely  t<-b.'   congratulated   on their  notions  of how   much or how  little attention  people should give* to the carrying out  of agi cements   into  which they   have  entered.    In   the matter of a local option law they agreed with the; government  of this province to abide by Unexpressed   will   of  the;   people   to   be  shown in a plebiscite  vote to he taken  .and   the  government   agreed   that if  half the people; who cast their votes in  the election   of a. member  of the legislature  should say   that they wanted a  local    option    law,    the*    government  would   pass such.    The'   vole was duly  taken   by   the  government as agreed  and it was shown   that less  than  the  half voted for local option enactment.  Then   the  government,   went  further  NOTICE  Certificate of Improvements.  CZAR FRACTIONAL Mineral Claim, situate  in the Osoyoos Mining Division of Yale District. Where located:'Cum p Hedley  'PAKE NOTICE that I, Air.sloy Megraw. F.  x M. C. IMil&i, agent for V. II. Frcnc-h, F. jM.  C. B!t(il8<; anel George Cahill, F. M. C. B'ttil;!',  intenel, sixty days from date hereof, to apply  to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of  Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a  Crown Grant of the above claim.  Anel further take notice that action, under  section 'SI, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this twenty-seventh day of April A.D.  1910. Hi-10  A INS LEV M KG RAW  agent for F. H. French anel Geo. Cahill  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT  CO-OWNERS  To I). .1. Purely, Robert Wisely, and VV. A.  Chcsloy, e>r to any person en* persons to whom  they may have transferred their interests in  the Borden. Hope and Laurier mineral claims  situate at the mouth of Tena - Creek in the  Osoyoos Mining Division of Yn c District.  You and ench of you aro her ;by notillcel that  wo have expended three hr..ilrcel and seven  dollars and lifty cents in la'<:r ami improvements em the above mentioned claims in oreler  to hold the saiel claims under the provisions of  the Mineral Act, tlie said labor b'.ing done for  the year ending iith of August, l'HKl, and if  within ill) days from the date of this notice, you  fail or refuse to contribute your pen-portion of  such expenditures together with all costs of  advcrUsini:. youi* interest in said mineral  claims will be tlie properly of tho undersigned  under Section I of ".Mineral Act Amendment  Act I'lOO.  Dated this 1st day ol: April, l't'O.  e.'KO. STKFD  J. W. SINCLAIR  NOTICE  ���������jVOTICK is hereby given that, thirty days  J> after date I, George Well wood, of Green  wood, If. C. intends to apply to the*, superintendent, of provincial police, F. S. Hussoy, of  Victoria, for a retail liciuor licence for the  lleissland Hotel,   located  at Westbrielge.  G KOR( i F VV KL1 j WOOD  Wcstbridge, May i'Jrcl, I'llffl l-l-J  The New Edition of the  COPPEk HANDBOOK.  Vol. VIII. issued May, 1909, contains 1500  pages, with nearly 50 per cent, more matter  than the preceding edition. The chapters  with mine descriptions and on statistics  have been .carefully revised and the bulk o������  the matter therein is  ENTIRELY NEW  There aro 25 chapter.  COVERING : Copper History. Geology.  Geography, Chemistry. Mineralogy, Mining,  Milling, Leeiching, Smelting, Refining, Brands,  Grades, Impurities, Alloys, Uses, Substitutes,  Terminology, Deposits by Districts, States,  Countries and Continents, Mines in Detail,  Statistics of Production, Consumption, Imports, Exports, Finance's, Dividends, etc.  The Copper Handbook is conccdedly the    ���������  WORLD'S STABAUD REFERENCE  BOOK ON COPPER.  The Copper Handbook contains, in this new  and greatly enlarged edition, about 50 per  cent, more matter than the Bible���������though  not necessarily a bctto;- book because of its  greater bulk. It is lilled with EACTS of vital  importance to  TDK INVESTOR  THF SFI-X'ULATOR  THIC MF.TAIjLUI'GIST  Tl-IK CONSUMKR  Till*' MINER  PRICE:   $5.00 in buckram   with  gilt top. or  $7.50 in full library morocco.  TKRMS: The most liberal. Send no money,  butorderthebook sent you. all carriage charges  prepaid, ononc weiek's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits. C'rn  you all'ord not In see the hook and judge lor  yourself of its value t<* ;.mii .'  WKITK N(.)W to 1 bo editor am! publisher,  HORACE |. STEVENS  Ml  SHELDK.V   UflLDING.   HOUGHTON,  MICH.. I.;. S. A. 15  NOTICE  LI01-0R UCBTE ACT, 1910  (.Section l!l|  T-JO't'K.'I'" is hereby given tlir.fon the I.Sth day  *���������* of August, 1010 upi'lie-ation will be made  to the superintendent of provincial police for  the grant of a licence, for the sale of liepioi* by  wholesale in and upon tlie; premises known as  the Hedley Brewery, situate near Hedley, Ii. V.  IIKDLKY* r.l'KWr'RV  pev r.nui.-; SehcvlMiier.  Dated July ISth, MHO.  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������WBHAVEMONEY  to invest "hi any soiiiid rjroposition.'  Timber, Goal or  icultural Lands  Make a clear sketch and write fully in your first letter if you  want a definite answer. .  VA/eesterrr Canada Investment Go.  Suite 45 Flack. St '.'..- 'c  o        Va-ricouveer, B. C.  ��������� -  !  ���������  ������������������-.  \  We may be able to still further improve Victor Records-���������though  we hardly know where. '..'.'  T^cy^arS.noY-������,?-?so*^ in.toneanei quality, whereyer  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.  I  Berliner Gram-o-phone Co., Umlted  Montreal.  Agents Wanted Everywhere.  For Sale by- ���������  LOUIS C  ROLLS & GO.  HedleyB.C.  No F^reijg-nt - No Express  You can buy from us at Montreal Prices.  &M.  r*-x:*-.*r:.-.-..-;r.--  Western Distributors  DYKE, EVANS ������> CALLAGHAN  536 Hastings St., Vancouver.  Try  n\v\\\\\VOS*%  The Butchers, Hedley  NOTICE  Wo do not belong to tlie  Beef Trust nor are we  wholly opposed to Vege-  tarianisii'i, consequently,  we keep on hand  of all kinds and the necessary Vegetables to go  with. them.  GIVE  US YOUR. ORDERS  Phone No. 4.  ���������-*-*���������*.  ���������J������.  Wutoi'-usi.TS ,-u;:   ic'iui.-st.ed   lo   cxes-ci.-ii;   iill  possil.'h; cni-'*   |;o  |ire:vimt  waste ol'   Watcii1 at  thc:ir taps.   CnrL-le-.siie:-s in this uintt.eti' may lie:  tho means of dupriviu^r tho linspilnl of a e-outiii  nous Kiijiuly.  Tin-: Hi-iiu.K-iMi::-''N WATi-:it\veu<i<s Co, Ltd  per G. I'. Jones.  BOW KEE  LAUNDkV  Washing called JVir and delivered. Satisfaction Guai'anteed  Hedley,  B  C  Vuftoria  Cross  CEYLON TEA.  Pure  and   Invigorating.  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  ���������v * -j:- ���������* x  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  EvcriitliiiKj New and  First-Class  Bur supplied with the Choicest  Liquors and Cigars, unci Specinl  Attention   paid   to   tho   Tiihle. THE HEDLbV GAZETTE,,.TUJLY 21, 1910.  Town and District.  few  John Love of Phoenix spent a  d.-iys in tciwri  this week.  The '"-Grand Trunk Pacific- wants the  Dominion Government to build achy  dock at Prince Rupert.  Father Conan visited Hedley last  week and held service for members of  his church resident here.  Mrs. Brass was called to Colville last  week by a message informing her of  the serious illness of her brother.  Mr.   Emerson   Woodward    left on  Monday with his wife and family for  .'."   Alberta, where lie intends going farm-  "������������������'   ing' '  .   A baseball match was to have been  played on Sunday between- the���������-town  .������, and  the  Nickel  Plate,    but    it   fell  '���������& through.  The Great Northern engineers are  reported to be cross-sectioning the  line between Oroville and Penticton,  and contracts are to be let right away.  The temperature is going up more  evevy day, so are Estimo cigars���������in  smoke���������because they aro really good  goods. Bolls ejf Hedley has them; you  can buy one or five thousand1.  All interested in a Labor Day Celebration are requested lo attend a  meeting in the Union Hall on Friday  Evening, 22nd instatSp. in. A full  attendance is requested.  Mr. and Mrs. G. H, Sproule leave  this week for Nova Scotia where they  go to see Sir. Sproule's mother who is  ill. Mr. Sproule has obtained leave of  absence as constable and will be. gone  about three months.  Among the' patients Dr. McEwen  has in his railway hospital under care  of nurse Boucher is Andy Gray who  had his h*g broken a few days ago on  construction work above Princeton.  He is making satisfactory recovery.  Mrs. Boworman accompauied by  her neighbor, Mrs Brainard, of  Osoyoos Lake, came in by Thursday's  train to spend a short holiday with  her sister-in-law, Mrs. E. D. Boeing.  ' Miss Nichols, of Duluth. is also paying  a visit'with Mrs. Boeing.  If'Hedley is to have a Labor Day  celebration 'this year it is time they  were up find doing. The early .bird  has always been credited with the  first chance'-at the early worm and  very sooirftiow Labor clay for 1910 will  cease to be an early worm.  Every 'available rig in town was in  commission on Sunday: last for fishing  __ and picnic parties.    The day  was not  unpleasantly warm and the number of  choice picnic grounds along the river  to choose from made it easy to obtain  a suitable place.  Work has been in full swing now  for about ten clays on the Kettle Valley line at either end,'westward from  Midway and eastward from Merritt.  President Warren has been in Penticton several times latedy and a start  from that point is expected shortly.  While there has been no lowering  of the record-for a round of the golf  links lately, individual players have  been lowering their records for individual holes. For a considerable time  Mr. Jones was the only one who had  been able to do No. 1 or "pons asi-  liorum" in two strokes. Messrs Hineks  and Rolls have each made it in two  recently.  There hits been a good deal of local  fishing done lately both in the Similk  ameeii and in Twenty-mile. Tho fish  in the. latter stream are more plentiful, but a great many of them fire  under-size and have to be thrown  back. Some good large ones have  been taken out of the Similkameen  lately.  James Corrigan returned last week  from Hope where he had gone.three-  weeks ago, coming back by way of  Nicola. His son .Tack went on to Vancouver where he has obtained a position in the fire brigade of that city  and will be one of Vancouver's live  fire-fighting laddies.  John Gladden returned cm Tuesday  after a three months' stay at Vancouver where he had an opportunity to  watch the progress of affairs on the  coast. He certainly looks as if coast  air and coast fare agreed with him and  his Hedley friends were pleased to see  him back.  A railroad contractor, named ]\1 Melon the Oroville-Wcnatchec branc'h,  had an altercation with ;i laborer  named Dowe, about a whiskvy bottle  which he accused Dowe of stealing  from him. Miller struck Dowe wifh  his fist, killing hini, and now ho ha*.;  to defend a charge for murder. If  Miller had put some of the* .surplus  fist energy of which he appears to be  possessed into making dirt liy em the  grade, Ave would possibly have that  Wenntcheo connection a little sooner  than we are getting it.  The Dominion 'Department ot-..Mines  have issued a. new blue book of preliminary reports but apart from some  interesting notes by Mr. Camsell on  the Tulaineen and Reinecke on the  West Fork of. Jiettle. River there is  little of interest' in it for the people  here who have been -awaiting'so long  the map and report on this camp.  A species of grey caterpillar- with'  two brown flag poles in front and one  in rear, has made its appearance in  Hedley and is attacking the fir trees,  several of which they have already  .succeeded in killing. If the provincial'  buerologist knows the- proper plan of  campaign by wliich to get after them  the people here would like to know it.  Over in the Ivootenay the. govern-'  ment agent has withdrawn all clearing permits, and ranchers must wait  until the fall before being allowed to  use fire for clearing their lands. This  is a wise step and shows that the government are fully alive to the importance of using every endeavor to protect the timber resources of the province jroni destruction by forest fire*s.  The Pringle Stock Co. played in  Hedley on their last night of a six  nights' stand to the largest house of  the whole six, which is a very good recommendation as to .the satisfaction  they gave. The last three nights were  given on a percentage basis for the  benefit of the hospital through the  Ladies' Auxiliary which made the arrange* m cut and netted the Auxiliary  something over $28.00 as their share  of the net proceeds. The Priugles are  coming back in the fall when they  promise some new plays of special  merit.  The vigilance** of Capt. Eslabrook  was the means of saving the lives of a  party in a launch .-it Kelowna. When  the Okanagan was in dock at Kelowna  a launch came right up under, the paddle-box of1 the big steamer and stopped  there, , They were not noticed by the  mate who shouted all clear and the  Mgnal was given-the engineer to back  up when the lookout spied the launch  and by good luck was able instantly  to draw the Cunt's attention. In,a  flush .the order was countermanded in  time to turn oft* the steam which had  been applied. It was a narrow squeak  and should teach the man who ran the  .launch a lesson .he should remember  for the rest of his days.  The dry hot spell which set in about  three weeks ago has already shown to  a. marked degree the diminishing water-  supply anel last week it was necessary  to put the town on the low pressure.  The manogonient has requested users  to exercise all possible care in saving  Welter, and the practice of allowing  taps to run will have to be cut out, in  order that the hospital may have a  continuous supply. The hospital being at the highest point on the town  system would suffer under the low  pressure if users elsewhere over the  town were to display selfishness or  carelessness in letting taps run when  there is no need for it. The new supply from the auxiliary pipeline will be  connected up in a few days, but still  economy of water will have to be* the  watchword, henceforth for several  moons to come.  There has ..been a little flurry in land  during the   past  ten   days   and   the  mountains to the south of the  town  are receiving  the attention of land-  seekers.    Within the past year or two  there  has been  a pretty good  start  made at settling up the   vacant lands  up Sterling Creek,  and   over to the  east of the mountain upon wliich most  of the  Sterling Creek   locations   were  made was to  be seen a fine tract of  open  country which was  thought  to  be covered with an Indian reservation.  Ed Burr went over there taking a map  along and found  that the reservation  only covered ;i portion  of it and saw  also that  there* was considerable laud  south of it which was be-tter than that  covered  by the  reservation, and   it is  on this the locations  have been made.  The outlet for it  by wagon roac' will  be by way of Stealing Creek buta trail  can be  made from   Hedley which will  shorten the distance considerably. For  stock  raising,   grain  anel the  hardier  vegetables it is believed to be very desirable! land and those who have shown  their enterprise  in  talcing hold  of it  should pay  no attention whatever to  the  knockers    who are always   very  liberal    with   unsolicited   advice.     A  thriving  settlement up there* will be* a  good  thing not  only  for  those  who  have had the courage to take hold but  also fur the whole; town.  KEEP YOUR EYES ON  CAMP REDELY-  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  I    Returns in a Few Months  Buy Now; Don't Put It Off as the Price is Going Up.  j: .-,.-....��������� ���������        ,���������  .J- , '  For Full Information Write or Call on  THE HEDLEY CITY T0WNS1TE COMPAPY, Ltd.,  F.1 H. French, Secretary and Manager - HEDLEY, B.C.  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B.' C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-rfitting done.  A Large Shipment of  |Walk-Over  Shoes I  for Men and Woman  ���������  WATER NOTICE  *V"OTrCK is hereby given Unit an application  -*-^    will bo made under part V, of the "Water  Ae;t,  l'KW," to obtain a licence in the Similka-  incen Division of. Vale Distriet.  Appioxiimitcly tlie number of inhabitants 23  (b) The name of tlie lake, stream or source  (if unnamed, the detention is) spring- unnamed  e>n P R 51-Js.  (e) The point of diversion iitoverflow of said  spring  (ell The Quantity of water applied for (in  cubic feet per hcc-ond) 1-vJO cubic foot.  (c) Tlie character of the proposed works,  pipe line.  (f) The premises on which the water is to he  used (describe inline) Pre JCniption So. WJ7.  (g) The purposes for which the water is to  be used Domestic and Irrigation. ,  (h) If for irrigation describe.thc land intended to be irrigated, giving acreage eibout .'J acres  on Pre emption No 4037.  (j) Area of Crown land "intended to be occupied by the proposed works���������none.  (k) This notice was posted on the 17th deiy-  of May, 11110 and application will be made to  tlie Commissioner on the 17th day of .June 1910.  ���������(l)-Give the names !tiul--addresscs ofr-emy  riparian proprietors or licensees who or whose  lands arc likely to be effected by the proposed-  works, either above or below the outlet, F. A.  Ford.  K. V. HOWARD  Allen Grove. B.C.  ��������� LATEST STYLES&COMFORTABLE LASTS ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  t  t  A Delayed Shipment of Men's j-Rine _2-F-*iece  SUMMER SUITS  we are  offering at* greatly reduced  count of late arrival.  prices  on ac-  ���������  ������������������,**'.  ��������� ..which  ��������� These Suits are exceptionally good value at $7.50 and $12. ���������  ��������� ��������� '  ���������  ���������  iShatfords, Ltd.|  ^ti^^-^^^^--^ ^^^^ ^^^���������^^^^���������fc^^^^^'t ^^^J^^^^^^^i^^^'t-^fc ^^^^^a'-^p^^^^^^^'^w^^^^^^-^o^^^?^^^^^^ ^^^*^^^l^^*^^^ ^^i^5*B^^^^*^^  X SM  PRINTING     I  More expert thinking  has gone into the making  of the Monarch than any  typewriter sold. That is  why it demands little or  no thought from the owner or the user. That is  why it is the typewriter  your best stenographer  deserves and your poorest-  stenographer needs.  Such as You should use when 3*-ou want  to make an impression  on  customers.  Is Only Obtained  By using modern type faces on good stock  The  Gazette  Job   Department  is prepared to turn it out for you  Tlie Monarch Typewriter  Ltd.  98 King Street West, Toronto.  A. MEGRAW, local Agent  Patronize the Home Shop  You Want Home Trade.  f  I  I  I  f"  St  I  X  I  I  x  ���������*fcyfrW������������4yi,%W**W*'*W*������AaA*'%tt  ���������_____??���������  ������  ������  _  NOTICE  NOTICK i- liorohy given, that thirty diiys  from date, I, O'ornian West, of Hull Creek  Ii. ('. intend to apply to the superinti'iieli'iit of  Provincial Police!, !������'. S. JTussey, of Victoria., for  a retail liquor license for the Mull Creel; Hotel,  located at Hull Creek, U. C.  Hull Creek. 1!. C. .lime 28th. li'lO  ���������JH-1 GORMAN WKST  PflLfl6������  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  HKDLEY   II. O.  A good stock of Horses and itigs on  Hand.    If Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  THE RIVERSIDE NURSERIES  Grand i-Rorl-c-s, B.C.    Comprising 100 acres  Lfirgesfc growers of Nursery Stock in Britis Columbia.. All  stock wintered in our* cellars and no danger of buying winter &  killed trees. . ��������� ������  Buy British Coliimhiagrown t-reesfoi'British Columbiaorchards ������  ������������������������������������������������������������������'������������'������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������'  __* __*  X X  X  K  X  X  %  X  H  I  K  K  x  x  H  x  K  x  K  x  x  x  X  X  K  K  K  x  FRUIT   JARS  Office of Dominion Express Company.  W O 0 D   F O It   S A L K !  Phone 11.        INNIS  BROS. Proprietor.-  When   writing    Advertisers  Mention the Gazette.  Please  *  H  K  K  K  x  \x  \K  X  g  IX  I*  a?  x  x  x  X  X  Knowlton's Patent Vacuum, one of the  Newest American Fruit Jars. Guarantees a perfect vacuum and eliminates all  danger of losing your fruit. Heavy crystal, swooth finished edge, patent glass  cap and zinc screw top, having a top  as well as a side pressure.  PRICES VERY MODERATE  K  x  X  J. A. SCHUBERT, hedley, f  x  X  X  KiMifrtyfaW&Viw*^^ a&38i������3-*tW--ai THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE.  JULY 21,1910.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen��������� Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  The Bank of Hamilton is opening up  in Penticton. ���������  Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Shaw'and family  are visiting friends in Spokane.-  Dr. and .Mis. Cuniiniiigs. of Spokane  are '.spending a brief holiday vacation  with Mrs. Daly em the* ranch.  Miss   Lawson   left   last   Aveak   for  Princeton where she is attending Mrs  ���������li. T-I. Carinichael.; '  .   ���������  Mrs. T. W. Coleman leaves next  week for the east, on a visit to her  mother at Toronto. <������������������������������������  Ranchers are all busy these days  putting up their season's crop of hay  on the bottom lands,  Owing to Rev.  Mr. Kinney's absence  ������������������'���������at the annual, meeting of the Alpine  Club there will be no service held hc're  on Sunday next.  Remember the ice cream social under the auspice's of the Ladies' Aid Society at the residence of Mrs. Crocker  on Thursday evening 23th inst.  The warm weather of the past two  week-s accompanied as it was with  several refreshing showers, has had a  most beneficial effect upon the gardens  and orchards.  A special train passed up the line on  Sunday to Princeton.- Aboard it were  the General Freight Agent of the  Great Northern and a Winnipeg party  consisting of Hon. Colin H. Campbell,  attorney general of Manitoba and  Messrs. Brown and Bates, avIio were  going'lip to Granite Creek to inspect  the property of the Columbia coal and  .Coke company in which they are  .���������"'financially interested.  ...   A party of four sturdy immigrants  .from across  the border passed up the  valley on Monday.   They  were looking for a suitable location to engage in  cattle ranching-   Unlike most of those  from the United States  who have in-  . vailed  this  province,   they  were  not  'headed for the Fort George district  ��������� but��������� we.ie seeking pastures nearer at  hand.  They decided to try the Prince-  ', ton district.  Rapid Transit.  An express on a certain .railroad ������������������������.������������������  tearing ii way at a wild and awe inspir  ing rate of six miles an hour, when a1  of a sudden it stopped altogether. Most  of tho passengers did not notice* tin-  difference, lint one of them happen."!  to lie'somewhat anxious to reach h\<  dcsfiiirition he fore old age claimed him  "or its own. Ho put his head thre-u_h  ���������he window to find that the cause nl'  ��������� lie stop was a cow on the track. After  ���������iwhile tliey continued the journey let-  'i.'ilf an hour or so. and then���������anotlie-*!*  ���������top.  "'What's wrong now?" asked the impatient passenger, of the conductor.  "A cow on the track."  ������������������Dut I thought you drove it off.','  "So we did," said the conductor, "but  we caught up with it again."���������Ladies'  florae Journal.  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  C0NVKYANC1XG, CUSTOMS llROIvEHAGE,  FIRE   INSURANCE  AGKNCY HEDLEY GAZETTE  OFFlC.li;        ,-~~    KISREMEOS, B.C.  P. BROMLEY,  GENERAL BLACKSMITH  Horse-Shoeing a Specialty  KEREMEOS, - !-     -  B. C.  The Cheapest. Way.  "That tobacco ye're smokia* hae a  richt bonnie smell. Wullie," said the  Caledonian tradesman.  "Aye!" assented Willie. "An' it's guid  tobacco and cheap. In fact, I get.it  cheaper than the tobacconist hissen"  "Hoots, mon!" exclaimed the knowing tradesman. "That's an impossi-  beelity! Ye canna' get it cheaper than  the tobacconist hissel'l  It isna likely."  "Aye, but I do," asserted Willie, lowering his voice. "Ye see, there happens to be a brither o' my ain wife's in  the shop!"  Breaking It Gently.  "I understand, sir, that you are the  possessor of a swollen fortune."  "Well." gruffly answered the beautiful girl's father, "what is that to you?"  "I merely thought that I would give  you due notice of my intention to help  take the swelling out of it. Myrtle and  I are going to be married."  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  GEO.  KIRBY,  Manager.  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  REAL .ESTATE JUNES  Agcntfor: '  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Keremeos, B. C.  Kercmeos-Pcnticton Mail Stage.  We make a specialty of the following:  H. M. B��������� Her Majesty's Blend.  5 O'clock Tea       Famous Old Country Tea  Capital Household Tea        Ridgway's Coffee  Ridgway's Pure Coffee       Ridgway's Bulk Tea  Ridgway's Pure Cocoa  Ridgway's  was  established during the reign of King-  William IV. The annual sales over fourteen million  dollars.    Let your next pound of tea be Ridgway's  if you tire not pleased with it after you have used  half of  the tin return, it to  us and we  will refund  your money and no questions asked.  We have a tAventy-eighfc ton car of Five Roses Flour moving our  Avayj   Don't use inferior grades Avhen you can get the* best.  X  X  FRANK RICHTER & CO.  KEREMEOS, . . B.G.  I  When in Keremeos stop at the  GENERAL NEWS  The Japanese are in the race for.discovery of the south pole and an expedition is leaving the flowery kingdom to head off Capt. Scott.  Sir John French has taken back to  Britain very warm appreciation of  Canada's militia force'and was particularly taken Avith the cadet movement both for the training it gave and  the loyalty it taught.  Twenty persons Avere injured in a  monorail accident at New York.  Roblin denies that he is for Dominion politics and characterizes all  minors to the effect that he was going  into Dominion politics as .untrue and  unAvarranted.  The Dominion  Government  take another census in 1911.  are  to  Terrible Tests.        a  "So you are still looking for an honest man?"  "I am," answered Diogenes.  "What is the lantern for?"  "That's to test him with. I am going  to lend him the lantern, and if he  brings that back I'm going to try him  with an umbrella."  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. W_lbv, Proprietor.  I?*?!?^*^*?*?^*?^!?^^*?^*^?^!^^**:*^*^  KERETJE05  MEAT   MARKET  Fresh  Fish  Every Thursday-  one Good Feature.  "I am not adroit. Each day I do  something that makes me Avorry."  "That's bad."  "Well, each new worry makes me  forget the* worry of yesterday. It  might be  worse."  Cynical.  Sillic-us��������� What do you consider is the  proper time for a man to marry? Cynl-  cus���������Oh. I suppose when he hasn't anything else to worry him. .   ���������  Before Accepting a favor look for  the string that may be tied to it���������  Atchison Globe.  E. M. CROOKER  MfcatfeMfcfeMarat^airaaiatit'fcTOtititfrt  TOMMY SING  Contracts for Work  by  Land scrubbed or any kind of Avorl-  contract at reasonable rates.  Silk Handkerchiefs sold cheap, import  ed direct from China.  HARRY TWEDDLE, Proprietor.  Sole Agents for Princeton Goal  Free Bus to all trains  | B.C Fruit Lands Office  I Headquarters for all stage lines.  NOTICE  LIQUOR LICENSE ACT, 1910  (section 19)  The second game of the Al in to cup  series betAveen Westminster and  Montreal will come off on Saturday  23rd.  War talk is revivedcemcernin-;--prospect of rupture betAveen United States  and Japan. The Japanese! press are  reported to be more outspoken than  formerly.  Heavy bush fires are reported from  various quarters  in British Columbia.  Canada's claim to domination of  Hudson Bay Avas strongly and ably  presented to the Hague- tribunal by  J'olin S. EAV.irt.  Vancouver is organizing a Highland  regiment Avhich is to have the number  12 and take the uniform of the Sea-  fortlr Highlanders.  The C. P. R. and G. T. R. have each  subscribed half a million toAvards the  Winnipeg Exhibition to be* held in  WU, and the C. N. R. $250,000 while  the: Dominion Government has decided to make a liberal pot-latch.  The department of agriculture for  SaskatcheAvan has given a. contract  to gather in all the Avild horses in the  north country, and examine them for  disease and sell the sound ones. The  round-up Avill last about  tAvo months.  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZKTTE!  'M'OTIC'E is hereby given that on thcltth day  ���������**���������* of August, lfllO application will be made  to the superintendent, of Provincial police for  the grant of a license for the sale of liquor by  wholesiile in and upon the premises known as  the Princeton Brewery, situate at Princeton,  upon tlie lands described as the Nelson Brewing Cos premises situated on Vermillion  Avenue, Princeton.  Rudolph GorMilowxky agent of the company  has been sclecicd to net as manager of the said  business.  .NELSON" BREWING CO.  per R. Goi-suloivsky  Diited.luly ll'th, li'lO  SING LEE  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor,  Keremeos, B.C.  NOTICE  FIGURE OUT  What a few Acre of Keremeos Fruit Lands  will be worth in a few years when  the trees are in bearing  Can you do better with your savings by  sending them outside to invest in some speculative scheme, more or less hazardous, than by investing them at home in something that is as  safe as the bank and at the same time offers such  big returns on the capital invested.  REMEMBER  We  offer no land but what has  the  ready on it  water al-  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN* LAXD DISTRICT.  I)[strict ok Yale.  "TAKE notice that John V.' McCiuldy of Fair-  -*��������� view, occupation, Farmer, intends to  apply for permission to lease the following described [and recommencing at a post planted at the south  east corner of Lot C0X Group I, Osoyoos, thence  south 10 chains: thence west SO chains: thence  north JO chains, thence east SO chains to the*  point of commencement, and containing 'A20  acres, more or les.1*,  .rOH.V P. McCUDDY  March Kith. l'lM  12-10  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  Distkict ok Yali-:  ���������"PAKE NOTICE, that I. Kenneth Carleton  ���������*- Boyd Frith, of Greenwood, B. C," occupation. Postmaster, intend to apply for permission to purchase the following described land:  Commencing at a post planted at the south  oust corner of Indian Reserve, Lot No. 1, thence  west along Indian reserve No. 1, 20 chains:  thence south'10 chains; thence oust 20 chains,  then north along tlie Indian reserve, lot No. I!  to point of commencement containing 80 acres  more or less,  Kknni-'tii Caw.kton Hovj> Fkith  Dated 2lst. of May, 11(10  OSOYOOS LAND DISTRICT  DISTKICT OF' SIM1-L.KA.MEK>-  ���������"PAKE NOTICE tnat T. Frederick Charles  x Wilson of Vancouver, B. C, occupation  school teacher, intend to apply for nermission  to purchase the following described lands:���������  Commencing <it a post planted beside the  south east post of Lot 2.'i<is tlience north twenty  chains: thence west about five chairs to the  east boundary of the One Horse Mineral  Claim; thence south twenty chains: thence  cast about live chains to point of eominence;-  uicnt.  FltKDKKICIC ClL.UCI.K8  W'n.SO.V  Vincent O. Wilson, Agent.  March 8th. 1010. H-10   .  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.  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ��������� '  &  PLUMBING  WARM AIR  HEATING  AND  40 Great Years  And 1909 Best of All  With over Eight Millions of new  business  Aviitten  alone in 1005).  in   Canada  Began business in 1S70 Avith assets $0,210, and now the assets  are over $1-1,000,000.  Canada's Big Popular Company  Chosen alike by rich and poor.  William J. Twiss  MANAGER.  Pee Block,   -   570 Granville St.  VANCOUVER, B. C.  A. nEQRAW, Local Agent.  GENERAL  TINSMITHING  :_:-see  Orders  by Mail  will receive  Prompt Attention  ESTIMATES FURNISHED ON  APPLICATION  WW. DALRYMPSLE  GENERAL  BLACKSMITH  Your Patronage Solicited,  isfacti on Gnarari teed.  Sat-  H. B. MEAUSETTE  Keremeos  For a Luxurious Shave,  Hair-Cut or Bath go to  BOOSTER'S  TONSORIAL PARLOR  Box Trade in Cigars a specialty  A  line line of Cigars   and  Tobaccos, Fruit and  Confectionery  POOL TABLE IN CONNECTION  A. J.  SAUNDERS  Keremeos.  Cumming's Old Stand  (Keremeos Centre)  Keremeos Trading 60.  Retail   and   Wholesale  of General Merchandise  flLWilYS PLEASED TO SHOW GOODS  G.   G.   KEELERj  Keremeos, B. C.  When answkiuno   ads.   plesae  mention this paper.  *

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