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Array AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Vol. I.  No. 20.  HEDLEY, B.O.;THUKSDAV, JUNE I. 1905.  $2.00, ix Advance.  Church Services.  In the Methodist Church, on Sunday K\ciiing  of each 'week, at 7:30 p. in. '  Stiwngcw Cordially Invited.  REV. C. K. DOCKSTKADKU.  H.;g^CAYLEX/   ,;*"../.  r <JfAKRISTER. AND^AOLiqiTO l(;  Hedley: B..- C.  THE RICH WEST FORK  ,tf. Nicholson, J..P., .Writes of  Trip to .-.Beaverdell and       Carmi.  . '-M N  CLAIMS ON WALLACE MOUNTAIN  'GEO. E. WiWLER. X !:,  L^ '        .-    Penticton. B.C.  Real Estate and Mining' Broker.  Correspondence Solicited* frpm ,Those Having  -!" -"     2't   Property to' Sell*. 'i'tT^.H .^  11- IH. KOGEliS,  M.A., B.C.L.  v   i'  SOLICITOR, CON VKY ANCElt,  NOTARY PUBLIC,'ETC.  TOGO . FOUND THEM  And  His Gunners  The Rest.  Did   All  GREATEST FIGHT SINCE TRAFALGAR  Clement Vacher's,Work on'the Sally.���������  i t A Wagon Road, Constructed to the  ^MmV.���������Probable7Sale of the Carmi.  5Properties on'Curry Creek.���������Credit  'for Wagon 'Road, Bumps and all.  Vernon, K C.  ii fc  QflnRLES flE. SHflW,  ;1  Civil Engineer; .  dominion   and   provincial  S;  Land Surveyor.  Orders may be left at Gazette" office.  tiEDilEy,  tvri^-.,.'3t;������/i.i>.; ft:'.  {B.^G.  NICKEL   PLATE  Barber Shop  -v  ���������a-  Alex. F. McDonald,  DEWDJHEY & SPRINGETT  Metropolitan Block, VICTORIA  Real Estate,  mining ������fe  Financial Brokers  Special Attention given to Slmllkameen Valley  and Keremeos Properties.  Owners of ALLISON Townsite Properties.  A. MEGR&W  Notary F*ut>llc  Conveyancer, Real Estate, Mines, In-  -' suvaucc, Crown Grants applied  for under Land Act and  Mineral     Act.  Agent lor:  v' the Mutual Life Assurance Co. of Canada,  1; London & Lancashire Fire Insurance Co.,  ; i The Ocean Accident & Guarantee Co.  Medley,  B. C.  ft. fl;  Boot and Shoe Maker  HEOLEV, B.C.  Mrs. G. B. Uuon  * -    ******  I dry goods ;  *      FANCY GOODS  Hi  *  Hi  m  *  m  m  m  m  m  *  BOOTS & SHOES  Millinery in Latest Styles  , ���������    ��������� ACJKNTS KOK���������  MASON <B������ RISCH Pianos.  *******  SH&DL&y,        -   B.C.  ..fllfaifa Meat Market...  FRESfl AND CURED MEATS  AVholesa'.o ar.d Rotail.  R. J. WYNNE,  Manager  HavingTojbca'4ion'\t<Hiiiilce;atidp.''fi,oiu  Rock Creek to Beaverdell and Carini  a few impressions picked up by the  way may be of interest, more particularly to those of your readers acquainted with the West Fork of tins Kettle  River.        , ' i-.'V**".   \-,' f     ?  That the West Fork" is attracting  considerable attention'is evidenced by  the stage having to make two through  trips a weekjU^Beaverdell in.ozder to  meet the demands of travel and1 ex?  press freight; and what an enjoyable  trip it is at this season of the'. yeai>  through the upper Kettle River with  its picturesque scenery of rugged  granite mountains,.sometimes rising  almost .abruptly ������1*0111 the banks of,the1  l;iyer, ^sometimes, .sloping far, .back-,, the  wideniiig->valley.&affording-������.'homes^to  some' enterprising "settlers; r Avho������~ai*e  bringing the low lying Iieiiches   under  cultivation.    ^Westbi'idgc,   about -12  miles from Rock-^Creek," is   the"/irst  stopping place<whe"i,e..therev i.������"f-ii ^comfortable hotel, a store and Post Office;  being'situated nV the junction   of  the  West Fork and   Main   Kettle River,  Westbridge is to an extent the distributing point for the extensive mineral  belt lving  between   the   tAvo   rivers.  Thus far an admirable wagon road in  good condition  had   made   travelling  most  comfortable,    but   on    leaving  Westbridge   some  premonitory jolts  and blimps suggested an enquiry of the  driver as to the condition of the road  ahead, the reply was not encouraging;  .indeed to state it briefly,  the present  was a mild sort of purgatory- preparatory to what would be encountered  neater Beaverdell and such in  a measure .was true thp'  well  constructed  bridges spanned the river in  order  to  avoid .the  rougher ^portions   of  the  route, indeed"," the natural  conditions  of the countrv would have had to have  been changed to make possible an avenue out of a. rivev bed.    Tn the-early  construction of the road   serious mistakes had been made and  the generosity of the Government   abused,  but  under the present able superintendence  of Mr. Bate, great improvements  had  already been made and this  year will  doubtless see many-of the. .present difficulties removed.    :  '.' Our  singe   was   comfortably   filled  with oldrtimers returning to do work  on their properties, who beingfamiliar  with every poi.111 of i 1 lterest. on .the  road, increased the enjoyment- of the  ride with reminiscences of the early  days of the West Fork., Quite a .crowd  was awaiting the an-ival of the Vstage  at Beaverdell. Sunday being mail day,  the boys had come into town from the  surrounding   camps,   their contented  well-to-do   appearance   impressing   a  stranger with the fact that there must  be   something' in   this   West    Fork  country.  Beaverdell is pleasantly situated on  a level flat at the foot of Wallace Mt.,  where the Beaver, enters the West  Fork, and with the promising outlook  of such properties as the Sally, Carmi  and others may be destined to become  a flourishing mining town. Several  commodious buildings have been erected, the well stocked store of Messrs.  Keith and Ketchum supplying the  wants of the community. Here also  is situated the post office in charge of  Mr. Ketchum, who seems to spare no  effort to accommodate his customers.  Tom McAuley, one of the old pioneers  Of the Kettle River, is running the  Hotel Hamfll; and Mrs. Smith, also a  long time resident, has a most comfortable boarding house, where good  meals and well furnished rooms can be  obtained at very moderate, charges.  Wallace Mt. on the south side of the  town, rises to an altitude of some  1500 feet, and is pretty well covered  with mineral locations, the Vancouver  Fragmentary Despatches  Indicate Great  Victory For The Japanese  Navy���������  - Rojesvensky Goes Down With His  Flag-ship.  A CONTINGENT POLICY  The C. P. Ji.'s KailwuY  Pro-  gramme to Depend on Hill.  THAT AWFUL V. V. & fi. BILL  Side-lights on the Proposed Spence's  Bridge and Nicola; Project.���������Another  Attempt to Bleed the Province Next  Session.  SPORTS AT KEREMEOS  Victoria Day   Celebrated  Due Fashion.  in  HAIK   COULDN'T   OUIiXCH  ARDOR  Despatches which may have to be  discounted to some extent after the  smoke clears away,1 indicate that the  :Baltic fleet by this time must be a  -thing.of the past.  The engagement is said to have begun in TsnJ straits and Togo's score  of trophies stands as follows: -  . Sunk���������Two battle ships,' 5 armored  cruisers, 2 destroyers.  ; Captubkd���������Two battle ships, '2  cruisers, 1 repair ship, 3000 men, 3  admirals. '      ,    c  ; Rojesvensky is reported to have  gone down with his battleship, and  ���������the running fight was still'on.  Japanese losses have been trivial.  The trawlers are avenged.  The Pollock'Mines, Limited.  ��������� Messrs. Studd,. Gladden and Oliver,  having purchased the well-known Pollock group of mineral claim*, have  formed the above"company and intend  to start work immediatelv.  and Boundary Greek Developing and  Mining Co. owning two groups,  the  Rob Roy and the Sally, consisting of  thirteen full and fractional claims, and  so far as at present known the most  valuable properties on the mountain.  Three miles of wagon road have just  been completed to connect the Company's mines   with  the   government  road, enabling the hauling of the high-  grade ore  to be continued  the year  round,   hitherto   the hauling having  been confined to the winder months,  when the ore was raw-hided on 'the  snow down the mountain  side.   The  Company have expended many thousand dollars in the development of its  properties,-both superficially and underground, the latter work being principally confined to the Sally,  where  very extensive tunnelling and ^toping  has been done under the superintendence of M. Clement Vacher with the  most successful results as is witnessed  by the heavy shipments of high grade  ore already made, the large amount of  sorted ore now awaiting shipment and  the still larger quantity of second and  third class ore awaiting either a system  of concentration or cheaper transportation.    An investigation of the workings under the. guidance of M. Vacher  is quite a treat to anyone interested in  our mining industry, and though  it is  not the object nor is it within the power  of the writer to-11 lake a technical  report, but simply to give the impression  of a layman, it is impossible not to be  struck with the intelligence with which  this somewhat faulted vein has  been  followed and  recovered,  or with  the  enthusiasm  of   the man  pointing to  every changed condition in the line of  break or formation with a knowledge  of and with a love for his work which  makes for success and that success has  crowned his efforts must be. satisfactory, not only to himself but to his  company, who have had to contend  with    many    difficulties,     inefficient  transportation not being the least.  A lovely morning and a good road  made the five mile walk from Beaverdell to Carmi something to be remembered with pleasure, though the appearance of the little town with its  deserted houses was most depressing.  Passing through this burgh of disappointed hopes and climbing the hill,  the Carmi mine and mill are reached  and a hearty welcome from Mr. Long-  ley, the superintendent, 'who was  busily engaged unwatering the mine  for examination by Mr. Roy Clark, a  mining expert from Spokane, on behalf of a syndicate for the purchase of  the property. Rumor has it that there  is every probability, of the property  changing hands, when work will be  An Ottawa despatch to the coast  dailies regarding the Nicola and Spence's Bridge railwav project, makes an  interesting companion picture to  Drinkwater's message poured into the  sympathetic ear of the Nelson daily  News.   The despatch says :  "Ottawa, May 18.���������(special.)���������Mr.  Loss acquired the Ivaniloops, Nicola  and Siinilkameen charter lioni Begy  and his St. Catherines associates and  has entered into an agreement with  the Canadian Pacific to build 45 miles  of road to Nicola Lake from Spence's  Bridge, should the Canadian Pacific  succeed^in defeating V. V. <fc R. legislation.  "The company has no intention of  building this year, but will renew its  application, next session to the Provincial government for a cash subsidy of  five thousand dollars a mile. Tn the  meantime, to keep up appearances of  bona .fide construction, the announcement- is made that the work is to be  started at once. 'Should the V.Y.A E.  legislation pass, the work will be vigorously prosecuted in the race with?  the Great Northern to reach Siinilkameen, but the (J. P. R. is extremely  anxious to defeat the X. V. & K. legislation, and then it. wonldnol be forced  to build and would be in a position to  renew the demand for a provincial  subsidy next season."  With regard to the above it 111.1v be  said that the statement, that the proposals of the AW. iV E. have anything  to do with the company's decision to  build from Spence's Bridge is vigorously denied at the local (!. P.R. offices.  It is asserted that the contract with  Mr. Loss was signed a-. long ago as last  March and that that gentleman will  be on the ground shortly, his chief of  construction being, in fact, now on  his way west.  Horse' Racing, Bucking Horse Contest,,  - Athletic Sports, Etc.���������The List of  , Prizes.  making   their  Farewell Social.  Concluded on Pngc .Four.  The   Twentieth   Century   Club,   to  mark their appreciation of the services  of Rev. C. E. Docksteaderas librarian,  took the initiative  in getting up  the  social held on  Monday  night,   to do  honor to him and Mrs. Dock->teader on  the eve of their departure for Vancouver Island.     Jn  this the   (Jlub were  joined   by   the   congregation   of   the  Methodist Church,   who,.' in waiving  their .right to the function and allowing 'it to  take ah.'undenominational  form,  paid   him   the  highest  tribute.  The large company which gathered at  , the church on  Monday evening,   was  evidence of how thoroughly the Club  and.the townspeople appreciated Mr.  Docksteader's unceasing efforts on behalf of the Club in keeping the reading  room open every evening.    The building was more than  comfortably filled,  and games of caroms, crokinole, chess,  checkers etc., were kept going briskly  during the evening, while a guessing  contest was also in progress, requiring  the interpretation of sundry proverbs  presented in pictorial form.   The winner of the contest was Miss Alice McLean,   and   two   booby   prizes were  awarded to G. Finnegan and the cd-  Tir  For the first time in the six years  that Kereineos has held a celebration  wo have to chronicle a wet day for our  sports. As the weather had been unsettled for some days prior to the 24th,  no doubt many who usually attend,'  were prevented from  annual pilgrimage.  That the sports were of a high order  was evidenced by the fact that the  .crowd who were present stayed out  all day in the rain to witness them.  Some interesting events were brought'  off; amongst which we may mention  the struggle between II. Richter's Sir  Ilcnry and C. Allison's sorrel mare.  The pony race brought out a good  field and was won, after an exciting  finish, by D. Innis' Bessie, II. Richter's  Ginty being second.  'Friendship ceased amongst the  juniors' immediately the schoolboys'  race was called. This was won by  Sammy Manery. with Tonunie Daly  and young Nehumption close up. The  local favorite for this race. Walter  Palmer's pinto, was evidently over  trained, and did not get a place.  The excitement of the day reached  its zenith with the bucking contest for  a prize giA-cn by G. A. Henderson of  Vernon. Honors in Lhis event wen*  shared by IT. Brewer, and an Indian  boy. R. Khnhur-it and Paul Broail-  hagen officiated as judges, S. McCurdy  as starter, and \V. Lowe filled his  usual position as clerk of the course.  The day was brought to .1 close with  a very pleasant dance in the school  house.  Following is the list of winners.:  Footrace, 100 yards. J. Richter 1st.  Naracese 2nd.  iace.    Craig   and   H.  Richter and Naracese  Three-legged  Richter 1st, W.  2nd.  High jump, Witehie 1st. H. Brewer  2nd.  Long jump. M. Brewer 1st. Naracese  2nd.  JIOHSli    HACKS.  Quaiter mile, 2 in 3. H. Richter   1st,  C. Allison 2nd.  Cowboy  race,   Tonunie  1st.   Indian  Boy 2nd.  Pony iace. D. Innis 1st,  H.   Richter  2nd.  Saddle,  horse,  H.  Kuowles  1st,   C.  Allison 2nd.  Turn coat, Tonunie 1st, Riley 2nd.  Slow race, Uphus 1st, Riley 2nd.  Bucking horse (special prize by  G.-  A.   Henderson,   Bank   of    Montreal,  Vernon) divided between  H.  Brewer  and Indian Boy.  PENTICTON NOTES.  itor of the Gazette. The .'former protests against the management taking  up his answer paper before he had got  down to real good proverb work. He  had fully settled that "a bird in the  hand was Avo'rth two in the bush," and  was preparing to wade into "the pig  in a poke," when the paper was taken  away. The latter didn't put in a. paper  at all and blames Myrtle McLean for  putting up a job on him.'  Mr. H. D. Barnes, president of the  Twentieth Century Club, called the  meeting to order and requested Mr.  Haitlwick to make the address to Mr.  and Mrs. Docksteader, who were presented with a purse containing $60 in  gold. Mr. Hardwick, in presenting  the token of good Avill, voiced the sentiments of the meeting in expressing  the appreciation which the members  of the club, the congregation and the  townspeople generally felt for Mr. and  Mrs. Docksteader.  ( Held over from Inst week.)  .). A. Schubert returned on Friday's  boat from Vernon.  It is rumored that a  newspaper will  be started in Penticton this summer.  .1. S. Logic of Summerland has opened his new drug store, here, with Mr.  McKay in charge.  C. A. C. Stewart is addiug a large  addition  to the  Penticton Hotel,   to-  be used as sample rooms.  Mr. J. Hill, of Cranbrook, intends  opening a. large stock of dry goods and  gents', furnishings here in the near  future.  A meeting was held on Thursday  last in L. C. Barne's new block for the.  purpose of arranging for a celebration  on July 1st, which was well attended.  A committee of seven being appointed  and G. S. Mohr to act as secretary.  J. Love, one of Hedley's popular business men, paid Penticton a couple of  days visit last week. His intentions  when leaving Hedley were to take a  trip up the lake, but owing to losing  his travelling case was compelled to  return. THE IIEDLKY (JAZETTE. JCNE I, 1903.  Gte Mey Gazette  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  ssucd on Thursdays, by the Hkin.ev Gazk'iti  I'aiNTiNUANn Publishing Company.'  Limited,  at Hedley. B.C.  Subscriptions in Advance  t  'or Year.....:   ..������2.(10  Six Months. .....'.   ..  1.00  ig one  nts  Advertising Rates  Measurement. 12 lines to the inch.  rrnnslent Advertisements���������not execcdini  inch. $1.00 for one insertion, 25 cents for  ' each subsequent insertion. Over one inch,  10 cents'-per line for -first insertion and o  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable in advance. ,  .and Notices���������Certificates of improvement etc.,  S7.fl0.for (JO-il.'iy notices, and ������5.00 for :(0-day  notices. ���������   .',.  j extending-ifc on to Vancouver.  {Mr. Driiikwatcr very inelegant-  lly expresses himself that JB.'C.  members wil be "kicking themselves" if they secure the passing of tlie bill. Should the bill  fail to pass through lack of  their support they will save  themselves the trouble of that  difficult gymnastic feat for the  people will do it for them, with  a stray boot for Mr. Drinkwat-  er should he happen to come in  range.  NOTICE.  MEGRAW,  Managing Editor.  Now  Moon  3rd.  &&J  Full Moon  17th.  First quar.'  10th.  Last quar.  '24th.  1905  JUNE  1BQ5  Sun.  Mon.  Tues. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.  1  2       3  1  f>  <������  7       8  ������.)     10  11  12  13  11      15  10     17  18  1$)  21)  21.     22  28     24  ���������  2(5  27  28     243  30  iOW     DRINKWATER  HATCHET.  BURIES  The ever-recurring canard al-  egiiig the burying of the hatch-  jt between the 0. P. JR. and the  jrreat Northern interests is giv-  ;u a prominent place in a recent  ssue of the Vancouver Province  uid as usual the bearer of  the  >Hve branch is claimed to be  Lord Strathcona who is an im-  jortant stock-holder   in    both.  Nevertheless evidences of   the  ���������approchement are lacking in  ;he attitude being maintained  ry   the   C. P. R lobbyists and  leelers   at   Ottawa    who    are  vorking over-time to secure the  lefeat of the V. V. & E. bill now  jefore the House.    Chas Drink-  .vater, the C. P. R. lobbyist who  jould'nt   deny   his   complicity  .vith the issuance  of unsigned  circulars among members of the  -ailway committee and  of the  Elouse of Commons, grossly mis-  ���������epresenting   the   situation,  is  iow trying to work a portion of  he press in British Columbia,  >y publishing his opinion that  Hill does not intend to build  ;he portion of the V. V. & E.  between the Similkameen and  )he coast.     Encouraged by the  ' good lord  good devil" style of  treatment of the subject by the  Nelson News, Drinkwater in a  irery  kriow-it-all   sort of way.  wires that paper that the people  )������ British Columbia are deluding themselves in thinking Hill  ntends to build the portion  of  jhe V. V. & E. between the Sirn-  lkameen and the coast.     The  oeople of British Columbia have  oo long deluded themselves by  Hitting faith in the promises of  he C. P. R. for railway building  ind why should they now pay  tny attention to the statements  )i Mr. Drinkwater?     He is the  >aid solicitor of the C. P. R.;"let  lim give his opinions to them.  Che people  of this portion  of  British Columbia are not pay-  ng for any advice from him  md they don't want any of it,  ilthough  perhaps   the   Nelson  News may.    If Mr. Drinkwater  mows it all, he will know that  Jill intends to connect Hedley  vith   his   system   in any case,  vhether the V. V. & E. bill pases or not, and he knows also  hat the passing of that bill is  he only thing that will secure  >eyond the shadow of a doubt  he building of the road from  Midway instead of from Wen-  ttehce or  Republic as  well  as  Magazine writers in  some of  of   the   more   thoughtful   and  honest publications of the United States have dealt with the  subject of training children, 'and  in doing so have reluctantly admitted that to the  children  of  the United States as a  whole,  the term  " ill-behaved" was not  undeserved; and such  an   exhibition as the social in Hedley on  Monday night evinced, would go  to show that either Canadians  are becoming a good second, or  that American   juveniles   can  be counted on to  carry  their  reputation with them wherever  they go.    Children were  there  whose rude boisterous behavior  drove some of the adults from  the hall.   Putting off fire-crackers, turning out the  lights and  leaving the company in  darkness, not once but half a,  dozen  times or more,   romping about  and shouting, would not be tolerated in a half properly  conducted juvenile party: and how  parents could allow their children out alone or  look on  complacently without remonstrance  or attempt of any kind to exercise  some restraint,  is  wholly  inexplicable. It is not a pleasant  thing to have to  refer to,  and  neither is it in the  interests  of  either the town or the children  themselves to allow the affair  to pass unnoticed.   If some parents will mistake  unreasonable  indulgence -for kindness,  they  should know-that while this is  their own affair so far as their  own homes are concerned, it becomes quite a different thing in  public, where the comfort and  enjoyment of others are to be  considered.  NOTICK i-. hereby given that, 30 dujh after  'dale, I intend to make application to the <  Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works for <i j  special licence to cut and carry away timber  from the following described lands, situated in .  the Sintilkainecu District:   (a) Commencing at ���������  a post planted on the cast shore of Ottor lake,  about one half mile north of the outlet, and I  marked .lames Wntt'ssouth-wcstcornor: thence j  east HO chains; thence north 80 chains:  thence I  west80 chains; thenco south 80 chains along;!  the lake shore to point of commencement. i  (b) Commencing at��������������������������������� post planted near the  south-bast corner of Lot 151. marked .lames  Watt's south-west corner; thence castKOchains;  thence north 80 chains; thence west 80 chains,  thence .south 80 chains, to point of commencement. '.:'''  (o| Commencing at a post planted on the north  side of the wagon road leading' from Princeton  to' Granite Crock, about II miles from Princeton  and marked .lames Watt's north-east, corner;  thence west 80 chains; thence south 80 chains;  thence east 80 chains, along the bank of the  Tulamccn river; thence north 80 chains to  point of commencement.  Dated May oth, 1005.  17-5 ;     '     .IAMKS WATT.  pcoooooceogcoacoeooeccc<oaoaooociooooococeoaoo������  BANK OF  BRITISH NORTH AMERICA  NOTICE.  NOTICK is hereby given that,  date. I intend to apply to the Hon.  00 dajs after  ..." Chief  Commissioner of Lands and Works to purchase  100 acres of mountain land, situated on Wolf  Creek: Beginning at a post on the west side of  Wolf creek, and adjoining W. D. Young's preemption, thence west 40 chains; thence south  40 chains; thence cast 40 chains; thence north  ���������10 chains to place of beginning.  Dated Voigt's Camp. May Btli, A.D. 1905.  17-5 .IOHN W. COOK.  Capital~$4,866,666.  HEAD OKKICK IX CANADA.  Reserve- $2,043,997.  MONTI (HAL  A General Banking Business Transacted.    Drafts Issued on  New York, San Francisco and all Points in Canada   BANKING BY MAIL���������Accounts  si  thereto and withdrawn at any time,  in Canada and abroad.  of  luirtici        _ ..    special attention. Deposits can he made through the mail, and  living at a distance  receive our  '', "_. urns added  Drafts issued, payable at all points  Hedley Branch,  U. H. WINTER, Acting Manager  /P  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that 30 days from  this date, I intend to apply to the Honorable, the Chief Commissioner of Lands and  Works at Victoria, for a licence to prospect for  coal on the following described land, situated  on the east side of the Similkameen river, opposite Ashnola: Commencing at n, post marked  K111H P. Voigt's X. E. corner; thence west 80  chains: thence south 80 chains; thence cast "80  chains: thence north 80 chains to place of beginning, containing W0 acres.  Dated the 23th day of April, KKW.  KM1L P. VOIGT. Locator;  17-.'. PRKD WAMPOLK, Agent.  NOTICE.  NOTICK is hereby given that 'M) days from  this date, 1 intend to apply to the Honorable the Chief Commissioner of Lands, and  Works at Victoria for a licence to prospect for  coal on the following described land, situated  on the cast side of the Similkameen river, opposite Ashnola: Commencing at a post marked  Prod Wiiinpolc'sX.-W. corner; thence east 81)  chains; thence south 80 chains; thence west 80  chains; thence north 80 chains to place of beginning, eontainingOW acres.  Dntetl the :25th day of April. 1005.  17.-.'i I-'UKD WAMPOLK. Locator.  NOTICE.  TaoTICl-; IS 1JERKHY OIVKN that sixty  *���������* days after date I intend to apply to the  Hoii. Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works  to purchase 320 acres of mountain land, situate  about two-a.nd-one-half miles northwest of  Voigt's camp.  Commencing at a post marked .1. T. Jaincr,'  northeast corner: thence south 40 chains; thence  west 80 chains; thence north 40 chains; thence  cast 80 chains to point of beginning.  Dated April 1st, 190.V  15-9   ��������� .T. T. .IAMKS.  J. 4 SCHUBERT  U/holesale et-trd Rettctll ���������  General     Merchant  Groceries  Dry Goods  Gents' Furnishings  Boots and Shoes  Hardware  Flour and Feed  ,  Sash and Doors  Lumber and Shingles  ��������� 'r-,' ������������������     .*   ���������'���������   "/*-'  Etc., Etc.  m  Stores-HEDLEY and PENTICTON.  M  Hotel Kererneos  GEO. KIRBY, Hanager.  First Class  in  Every  llespect. '   Commercial  and  Headquarters of the Kereineos and Lower Similka-  niecn Valleys.    Post House on Penticton-������������������-  ton-Princeton Stage Line.  NOTICE.  If the Lands and  Works  department were to pave the roads  with silver those who want to  kick would kick that it wasn't  gold.   It has not been the custom in B. C. for many years to  begin the expenditure of money  on the roads until after the end  of the fiscal year, June 30th, so  that   the   amount   of   -money  available would be known,  regardless of the appropriations  made.    To   this   some   notable  exceptions have at times been  made,   and   as it happens  the  Similkameen  riding is   at   the  present time being made an exception, for men tire ut work in  the Similkameen  riding today  on new work, which is  perhaps  the only new work being done  in the province at the  present  time.   The Bear Creek road  is  in course of construction at the  extreme northwestern portion  of the riding, and it is from the  extreme western portion of the  riding that the kicking is being  done,   if   fault-finding   in    the  Star can be called kicking from  that  portion    of    the   riding.  Neither is it true that any promises were made to build a road  on   Five-Mile  creek.   The fact  remains that the Similkameen  riding is faring better than any  other riding in   the   province,  and the portion of it that is receiving the most attention   is  that in the vicinity of Princeton.    This fact is appreciated  by electors in that vicinity.  Certificate of Improvements.  KDWAHD VII mineral claim, situate in Greenwood mining division of Yale district.  Where located: On Douglas mountain,  about one mile from Camp McKinncy.  ���������TTAKE NOTICE, that wc. Henry J. Homaiin.  * free miner's certificate No. 80450, and  George M. Bennett, free miner's certificate No.  B41807. intend, 00 days from date hereof toapply  to the mining recorder for a certificate of improvements for . the purpose of obtaining a  crown grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issu-  KEREMEOS,  B.C.  aneo of such certificate of improvements.  Dated this loth day of April, 1805.  15-8  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given that. IK) days after  date, I iutend to apply to the Hon. Chief  Commissioner of Lands & Works for permission  to purchase 320 acres of land lying south west of  and adjoining M. A. Voigt's land, Lot3,570, in  the Osoyoos Division of Yale District: Commencing ata |>ost marked Athol Eraser's southeast corner, thence north 40 chains to the south  boundary of Lot 3.579, thence west 80 chains,  thence 8011th 40 chains, thence east 80 chains to  point of commencement. '  Dated at Voigt's Camp, A pril 1st. 1005.  13-8 ATHOL PRASKU. '  NOTICE.  ���������MOTICK is hereby given that, sixty days after  1' date, t intend to apply to the Hon. the  Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works for  permission to purchase 480 acres of land in the  Osoyoos Division of Yale District, and more  particularly described as follows : ('ommeiicing  at the south-east corner of Lot.'l,468. O, IT. Cabin's purchase on 18-Mile Ci-cok. running thence  west 80 chains to the Indian reservation; thence  south (iO chains; thence east 80 chains: thence  north 00 chains to point of commencement.  A. D. WORGAN,  per G. H. C.miim., Agent.  Hedley, ������. C., flth April, 1005. 14 8  Fairview's  Leading  Hotel.....  S Golden Gate  14. JONES, Proprietor.  *V  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  This house was lately overhauled and enlarged, and  is now comfortable and  convenient.  Charges moderate.  FAIRVIEW,B.C. HEDLEY,  Cawston S Edmond  ifefe'  PURVEYORS  OF  ALL KINDS  OF  Fresh Meats  fish  Vegetables  AND  UJ  J  <  li]  J  0  I  i  B. C.  MAKE  One Grade Only  AND  THEY STAND THE  Heaviest  Fires.  TS&\/&r  l-tnown to F"ctil.  We do  not make  Thin  Wall  Safes THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, JUNE 1, 11X15.  Town  Distrfct.  'i  Harry liodgers wc ufc to .Wit-roil  last week. ,'  The* third mail per week i.i .-till a  thing in the sweet lnji-������*������ft<*i-.  A load of .steel rails for mine tracking went through yesterday by Innis'  tfiniis to Voigt's camp.  "Mr. Hewitt of Princeton was a visitor lo Hedley on Saturday, and made  the Gazette a- pleasant call.  . George K. Winkjer^who has opened  an office in Princeton lor his firm of  Winkler A: Mohr,'real estate, was in  Uavii last week. ,  ' Hedlev busiiu��������������� men .-.linuM make  arrangements lo have their mail come'  hy express, and then fhey.,could get it  tluee limes a week. '^ >  \Vm:'Y." Williams" and'J.' Rogers,   of  , the Gran by are in town.  Mr.  .1.  F.  Rover accompanied  the  r * Mi  ���������.fiver on'its trip in on Monday' night.  'f' i " a    > ,s       '.     '.  "  Don't forget fch'e Nickel Pinle'School  Benefit concert next .Saturday evening.  ' Board ,of trade nieeling on' Monday  1 night in Mr. Rooing's hilliard rooms,  | next door to the Gazette.  ���������Strangers have been ' coming and  going so much of late that'"who is  that gentleman?" is dropping into disuse as a standing question.   ,  P. Heldslah isiuakinggood headwity  on Jackson's hotel building opposite  the .Grand Union. JLe lias until about  theend of July to complete it. The  building is 25 x (Ki   and   29   feet   froin j  NOTICE.  soQOooeceoco&6CfSooQoeeoooocosodadoooooQi{  MOTICIO is hereby given that sixty days after  1* date I intend to apply to the Chief Commissioner of l>an<ls ami Works for permission  to purchase '.ttO acres of land in the Osoyoos  Division of Yalo District, as follows: Commencing at the N. W. corner, about 10 chains  X. W. of Clearwater l^ike, b'airview; thence 80  chains south; 1 hence ea,st 10 chains; thence  north 80 chains; thence west 10 chain-; to the  , point of commencement.  Dated at Fairvicw this 81 h day of .Way. 100.">.  IS-.'. W. .1. SINCLAIIt.  NOTICE.  We have-just opened up a  shipment of  large  Crockery  .AND..  J AM Kg WALLACK, of the I'riiii-eiou   lloiel,  at Princeton, intends to apply to I ho Licence  Commissioners for the Nicola District for per-  mUsion to transfer hi*, hotel licence to Albert  Thomas  llryaut.  Dated at Princeton. May lllh. \<M>.  IT-.'. , .IAS. WALLACK.  J. D. Brass has  improvement in  Mrs. G. B. Lyon's  made "a", ,woifdc,rf ul  the appearance of  store by   putting in  pji      anew and-mbdern front.  Rev.. Louis;Tlioinah,twho:is,succeeding Mr. Docksteader as pastor of the  Methodist church' 'in Hedley."is ex-  iiected here this week.  Work coininenced on Monday morning on Finlay Fraser's new business  block and hall on the southeast corner  of^Scott avenue and .White street.  ���������\V������th "the *King*ton> Horsefly and  Pollock group all added to the list of  working mines,- things will - begin .to  look   decidedly" better ~ for' mining-in*  Hedlev camp.��������� ���������������"���������-���������*- ��������� ��������� -  ���������  ���������Dr. Mathison evidently found the  Princeton molars in worse condition  than he expected, which lias prolonged his stay beyond 'the time -first  laid out for the trip. -     ���������-��������� ^   * ^  St.  Guild  of,  Outhiierjt's^ Ladies'  Princeton, are giving a daiif������*"oiiv'the  evening of June 8th. Jin all probability  affair sized contingent from *HecUey  will endeavor to take it in.  Penticton'is early "-in- the* field Tfor  Dominion day .-celebration^ but none  too early. That is the proper way to  do, and with a good live committee at  work in the interval Penticton should  have" a successful day.  Tliink of a country where,the business demand requires and is given ^by  private enterprise a six times a week  express service and mail.only twjcq  a   week. : -'" " "     '* ' '   -  Barley four feet high is growing at  L. A. Clark's on Green Mountain. A  fine bunch nicely headed out was sent  in for the Gazette's inspection a few  days ago. Green Mountain evidently  deserves its name.  Mr! Spier of the. Eastern Townships  Bank, Grand Forks was in1 Hedley last  week and went on through to Princeton J" "returning" the" next day.' Mr.  Spier was1 looking over the*'coUtitry to  report to his people back east.  Victoria <da������ passed quietly.in  Hedley. ^A gdod'iiiany had intended  going to Kerenieos. but the unsettled  condition of the''weather made- the  outing rather risky, and-when"later in  the day the rain continued to pour  down' they were' thankful''that'they  had taken warning.        -.  Messrs Oliver and Gladden have become thoroughly domiciled in their  new real estate, office between John  Love's drugstore and the Nickle Plate  barber shop and have "a neat well appointed office.    A handsome   roll  top  Hour to   top   of   cornice,   which   will  make a rather imposing structure.  Me������rs J. ,S. Snappn nd C.A. Desbrisay  were in town oyer Sunday. They are  the Great Northern'right .oD'/way "'agent:* who have come to have a ..little  heart to heart talk with.Mindry owners  in fee simple of real estate between  here and the American temndary.  The boat arrives in Penticton on  Wednesday night bearing mail for  Hedley. " WelbyV . stage .leaves for  Hedley on Thursday morning but the  mail still lies in Penticton and continues to, lie.'there until Saturday morning.   Is Mr. Mulock a business man"?  George Wanlcll was down from  Princeton on Monday, and-his smiling  countenance gave " evidence of the  easy conscience" that comes'to'the butcher who-dispenses^ouly, steaks that  are teVder and never puts in anymore  than the regulation amount of boney  matter.  -; Mr. J. J. Irwin of' Vancouver arrived,  inftojyn on, Tuesday night totake a  position invthe3-Bunk*'of'B. N. 'A.  Mr." .'Winter, -��������� who ha������ < lieen acting  inanagc*r^since]the. opening of "the bank  in Hedley, will he leaving in a few  days. ;\Mr., McHaffie? *-w ill; ^remain..-jn.  Hedley and will be' in charge. _^  While Mr. Spier of the Eastern  Townships bank was' in Hedley last  week he sold to W. A.;Mc'Leaii the  house and lot where Mr .'McLean is now  living on the corner of Scott Ave. and  White St. The property formerly belonged-to Mr. Munson .and the consideration is said to have been $1200.  Mr. McLean made a" very good buy.  Fatal Accident���������As we go to press  a fatal accident has occurred on the  electric tramway by which Fred Brun-  skill lost his life. He was riding on  the ore train and in attempting to  walk towards the motor fell between  cars and was killed instantly.  Glassware  and can  now .supply anything yon  require in  this line for Hotel or  Family  use.  NOTICE.  *"pHK half-} early meeting of the Hoard of  -* Licence ComniNsioiiern for H. K. Yale, will  be held at the Uo\ eminent Ollice, Fairvicw, at  10a. in.. Thursday, .lime 1.3th. to consider the  following applications for liquor licence-:  XA.MK. IIOTKI.. t      I'LAC'i:.  Thos. McAuley      .Ifamil... Itcaverdcll  II. J>ittondi,igh Itouk Creek Kock Creek  .T. S. McLean fona.. Kock Creek Crossing  ('has. Kichter Osoyoos Osoyoos  II. .lone-....". fioldcn Onto Kairview  K. M^orris Miners' Home      Kairview  M. Sullivan Kairview Kairview  .Ins. Ucitli -...Central ICeiemcos  Geo. ICirby r.. Kercmcos Iveremcos  -���������Itencwals.  H. G. Sidley.  ... Lake view Sidley's. .New  15. ������. VKNNKK.  L'0-l.       Chief Licence Inspector. S. K. Yale.  Tenders  Wanted.  We have a liootl stock of  Bar Glasses  TKNDKRS will" be received by-the undersigned ui> to June 10th. for the purchase of  the entire lot orany part of the lumber formerly  belonging to J. A. Munson. located at the rear  of the Commercial Hotel. Hedley. B.C.  20-2 , ; C. F. PACKARD, Agent.  W. T. Shatford ������> Co.  HEDLEY, B.C.  notice:  'M'OTICK i-. hereby given that sixty days from  1' ' "the date hereof. 1 intend to apply to the  Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works for  permission to purchase $20 acres of laud, cast  of and adjoining W. Siny the Parker's lot 2.53. to  the cast'of Dog Lake, in the. Osoyoos -Division  of Yale Distaict, described as follows: Commencing at a post marked " T. R." thence 20  chains west; thence 40 chains north: thence 80  chains east; thence 10 chains south: thence 00  chains west to point of beginning.  Dated May 25th. 100").  20-9 THOS. ROADHOUSK.  NOTICE.  St Mary's Guild Social.  ->' With the exception of the green social given by St. Mary's Guild in the  large room in the rear of Schubert's  store oil the evening of .Victoria.-.Day,  there was little, to mark the holiday.  The ladies of the Guild, however, did  .their partiwell, and in spite of the fact  that the day had been wet and the  evening dark-and unpromising, a large  company gathered, apparently to show  their appreciation of the 'effort put  forth to give them, an enjoyable evening as well as to honor the day and  ���������what it stands for."-  The room -was very prettily decorated with bunting, evergreens, choke-  cherry   blossoms and a profusion  of  A SITTING of the Licensing Commissioners  ' for the Nicola District will ��������� be ��������� held at  Princeton on Thursday,- June 15th, 1905, ��������� at the  hour of one o'clock p. m. to consider the following applications for Hotel licences.  TRANSFERS*.  James Wallace  to  Albert -T. Bryant of  the  Princeton Hotel. Princeton.  Ukxewals.  H. S. Clcanby,    Coutlec House. Coutlec  Chas. Dcbarro. Otter Flat Hotel, Tnlainccu  Alice .James, Granite Creek" , Granite Creek.  John H. Jackson. Hotel Jackson. Princeton  Albert F. Dry-ant, Princeton Hotel, Princeton  Goldsborough & AVorgan.   Similkameen Hotel,  ..���������Allison  A; McDcrmott, Hotel Similkameen, Hedley  .1. K. Fiiiser, Commercial Hotel, Hedley  W. J. Henderson,   Hotol Hedley; Hedley  HeiThi'g &."Winkler, Grand Union Hotel.   "  .. :   ' NlttV LlCKXCKS.  August Jackson.   New Zealand Hotel,   Hedley  John Cosgrovc,   Sterling Creek Hotel,  Similkameen City  Chas. & Jno. Peterson. Great Northern Hotel,  '-Hedley  AVin, C. McLean.     Ashnola. Hotel,      Ashnola  ; Wnoi.KSAr.K.  for wholesale licence.       Hedley  Hedley  Livery,    Feed  and  Sale Stable  HEDLEY,     -     -      B.C.  OTEL  EDLEY  Strictly .First Class Service.  Special Attention given to  the Travelling Public.  Teaming of all kinds done.  Horses BOuglit and Sold.  The  Leading  House  For  Commercial  Hen.   :   :   :  Best Only Provided for Table  and Bar.  ���������. Penrose.  desk is one of the accessories that lends young maples to gladden the heart of  a neat business-like appearance 16 "the | tluTyoung Canadian, Who does not  premises.  In the  estimates at Ottawa   appropriation-has lieen made  for  telephone  j often see the national emblem display-:  | ed in   this  land  of the  pine and   fir.  j Tables were situated at various points  of the room, from which were sold ice-  Spring  Time  W F. REVELY,  Proprietor. W. J..'.:H6lid6.rS0il, Prop.  When in Kereiiieos  STOP AT  T!Te Central Hotel  TWEDDLE (S. REITH, Proprietors.  Good Accommodation and Strict Attention to the  Wants of the Public.    Livery Barn in Connection.  service.in \ale Cariboo, but apparent-;    . , . ,.    k  . t, cream, home-made candy, cake, coffee  lv it does not indicate that the.  line  is'  to be continued either northward from  Penticton or eastward to tlu;.-boundary  district, but is restricted to the portion,  already built: over. Apparently tlie>  money is required to settle up claims  for outstanding jtime checks cashed by  husiness men ��������� hi 'Hedley '-" aiid elsewhere through the district during construction last fall and the early part  of the winter.  Mr. LJ W. Shatford, M. P. P. came  iii ou Friday night last and-spent this  \veek in Hedley. He has had a busy  time of it at Penticton in connection  with the Southern Okanagan Land  Company's business and is needing a  rest. It is quite probable that Mi*.  Shatford will'build in Hedley this summer and that this portion of his riding  will have more of his time than it has  had during tlie past year and a half.  His stores atFairview and Hedley have  received very little of his attention for  the last two years, his time being taken up with his legislative, duties and  the weighty undertaking of handling  the Ellis estate which he and his bro-  thersosuccessf ulTy vaccoTnplislied.  j etc.: and a guessing contest was car-  j ried on, the guessing consisting in de-  j terniiuing, from ingeniously contrived  data, the correct titles of sundry works  of'fiction.������������������ Each contestant wa������ given  a sheet of paper on which to write his  answers, and papers were changed for  marking. The one who obtained the  greatest number of answers was adjudged the winner, but the amount of  coaching indulged in during the contest made it of little value as a test of  skill in guessing possessed by.the individual contestant. The first prize for  ladies was awarded to Miss McLean,  who with Mrs. Docksteader had the  largest number of correct answers and  in tossing up to decide, was the lucky  one and captured the prize. Mr. L. Ct.  McHaffie stood highest among the  gentlemen and received the prize. The  booby prizes were awarded to Miss  Myrtle McLean and Mr. Oliver. A  little social dance until near midnight  ended up the evening, and the guests  in taking leave of Mrs. Schubert and  members of the Guild expressed the  wish that they may have 'many more  sitrl) evenings^  At this Season a Good Spring j  .Medicine will assist Nature to !  throw off ���������'That Dead Feeling."   ;  Look up that Old Family Pecipe !  and let us get it ready for you !  ���������We have quite a variety of J  Si'itixa Toxics already on hand.  Soring Requisites  Such as Ammonia, Sulphur,  Chloride of Lime, Carbolic Powder, etc., etc., should be provided  for now.  A Full Line of Flower and  Garden Seeds.  JOHN LOVE,  Druggist, <&>  Stationer,  HEDLEY & FAIRVIEW  HOTEL SIMILHAMEEN  HEDL^EY, B.C.  The   Leading  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.        :       :       :       :   ������������������������* ^sRates IWadi&rat&c���������-������������������������������-,   A. McDermott, Proorietor.    j THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, JUNE 1, 1905:  $ ��������� Continued from First Piige. .!���������  Iprosecuted on a much larger scale than  ������������������^heretofore.    ,  ���������H The Curry group of mines, on Curry  ';creek, about one mile froiu the old  'town of Beavertoii, are among, the  t'esu-lie.v locations and have considerable  iwoik done on them. The Iron Horse,  ;bn which a 100-ft tunnel has been run',  ; shows a'5-ft vein of arsenical iron said  ho assay from $20 to.J)>50, ^while on the  IComstock, carrying i'galena, picked  {samples are said to give $60. Time did  :itot permit a visit to the many claims  where work was j being; done, ibut.������������������an.  .'^inspection of the'ore samples in Mr.  Hvetchum's stove show that there, is  'good mineral and of infinite variety in  i.the West Fork country, and that many  :'a prospector might do worse than to  'spend a month or two in the almost  unexplored mineral belts between the  Iwo forks of Kettle river or, between!  the West Fork and Cauip 4tcKinney  and old Baldy. ���������  }'( To the sportsman as well as. to the  ihinei^Beaverdell offevs" atta-actibn" in  4>ine of the finest trout fishing in the  b-iyer and ,?neart>y creeks; and ������������������flakes;'-.  while, in tlie-Jsurrouhcling mountains;-  "grouse, deer and other game are fairly  rplentiful. ' '   v    '  *&&&*&&&*  PROPERTY IN HEDLEY  Is A  Good,  Safe   Investment  ,  ^������������������.i������EACHLAND  ITEMS.  And  Will  Make  Money  Hedley  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 l>een proveu, 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 town on 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, and town lots will bring  big returns on money invested at the present time.  ...PRICE OF LOTS...  Scott Ave. (main st.)    $406 to $600  Other Streets     $200 to $406.  ��������� ���������'���������a I IwlvjYld....  1-3 Cash; balance in 3 and  6 months, with interest at  the rate of 6 per cent.  (Meld over from last \yeek.);;, V .. h.  An important merger h^s^ustjta-kifen  place including the Trepanier Sawmill  Go's mill on Trepanier.. Creek, Messrs.  ��������� H. McDougall U Co?s sawmill antl stove  at Camp Hewitt,--and W. AV Lang's  general store at Peachland. These  businesses are-to-be operated under the  name of The Peachland Trading Company, capitalized at30OjO(t). W. A.  Lang is the manager.  The Camp^e^itthTiiU'will in future  V   ,,.[$* t\. *~  1-  i-^' .������'-������������������' ������������������!������������������������������������-��������� . ,'���������  be operated as'a planing mill and sash,  door and box factory: and later on,    _������������������-' _-_��������� ���������   jij-T-i---> 5; r% ���������iv->r--���������. --���������'--���������= -.--- - -  some of the power may be utilized for  canning fruit. The. store at this point  will be closed and the building moved  up to Peachland.  Mr������ JJa-mesjGossar, ������ who; recently returned from a visit to Scotland and  England, states that much interest has  been aroused in the old country over  the display of British Columbia fruit  at the Royal Horticultural Society's  e^lnbitioii..r-andtlie..,avs-.'ird. of the .society's gold medal to the Okanagan  apples.   Mr. Cossar describes a variation of the confidence game of which  lie^xasithe inark,iand;his brother the  yicii'mL lOn^ imoi-iiiiig-a young man  called at his brother's house in Belsize  Square and" '"enquired for Mr. Cossar,  of Peachland, B. C.    He said that he  had sought him unsuccessfully at his  lodgings.   He had undertaken,  at the  solicitation of a friend of Mr. Cossar���������  a Mr. Scott, of Peachland���������to bring  over a mooseibead and a box of apples.  He had been glad to do this, but" had  been*:he*ldi'' tip   on" the railway from  Liverpool to London for charges to the  amount of ������5, 6s.    The articles were,  then at the station at Clapham.   He  exhibited"i a letter; -��������� dated Peachland,  Dec.12 and signed Hugh C. Scott, in  which the writer described the trophy  andfruitthcbeai-erhad so kindly un-  dertakenito convey.:-The tale was so  plaiisible'th'at 'the "money was paid.  When Mr. Cossar returned he suspected^ trick but.went.with his brother to  Clapham.���������Had a moose head and a  box of Canadian apples been left he re  consigned to James Cossar?   Haylo!  Scotland Yard then, and a, statement  of the case to an inspector,    ft transpired that sevei-al other colonials had  been victimized in the same way. Acting on Mr. Cossar's  information,  the  man was caught and  was sentenced  to six   months'   imprisonment   with  hard labor.  11 RICHTER k CO.  : Gen^reil Store  KEREMEOS,     -       B. C  For Those Who Invest Now.  C , -s  E====Purchase a few Lots before the Railway Comes===  For Full Particulars, Miaps Etc.,  < -M'RpL.-V   TO ���������  The Hedley City Townsite Co'y, ltd.  L. W. SHATFORD, m ^ HFni   PV     R   f  Secretary and flanager, c   * l^i^f-*!-*'! ,    L3������ V.  1 Commercial Hotel  HEDLEY, B. C.  This hotel. under new management has been  re-modelled, and has 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.  Mclennan, mcfeelys to,, Ltd.  Vancouver, B. C,  FENTI6T0N  Livery, Feed and Stage  STABLES  . ESTABLISHED 1903      Fine New Covered  Stage Carrying Royal Mail,  Passengers and Express to  Keremeos, Hedley and Princeton  Wholesale and Retail  HARDWARE,  STOVES,  SPORTING GOODS.  -:o:-  Special Rigs for Travellers, and  Every Attention Paid to Wants  of the Public.    : :  -:o:  W. E. WELBY, Proprietor.  Grand Union Hotel  HERRING & WINKLER, Props.  Choice   Liquors and  Cigars  always in stock.  Qood Table and Comfortable  Rooms.  Careful attention to wantsof travelling  public and regular boarders.  The ORAND UNION is the nearest to the works of the Daly  Reduction Co., which makes it especially suited for regular boarders.  An. WHITE HKM\  HEDLEY, B. C.  SIMILKAMEEN  Livery, Feed and Sale Stable  Single and Double Saddle  and   Pack  Drivers. Horses.  Wood for Sale.  IGiVe US a Call!   j    HOPKINS <& McINNES, Proprietors, Hedley, B.C.  A Large and Entirely  , . ��������� > > i- ���������,- ���������.  New Stock of General 'Merchandise.  Just Opened.  Prices  Reasonablc.  MGDOUQdll & GO'S  LIVERY, FEED ������ SALE STABLES  Fairview and Penticton  ���������ALSO���������  Proprietors   FAIRVIEW    AND    PENTICTON  STAGE   LINE.  ..  Good Horses and Rigs and Careful Drivers.  Teams furnished to do freighting, transferring and  general teaming, and good saddle  horses always on hand.  .1  Ira


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