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 AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume IX.  HEDLEY, B. C, THURSDAY, JTOE :,. 1913.  Number 22.  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 years practice in Vancouver.]  S.O.Ij. Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,       -      -       B. C������  B. C.'s SCIENIC HIGHWAY  Coast People Beginning- to Realize What  the Transprovincial Road-Will  Give Them.  R. W. DEANS  Notary Public Real Estate  Ranches,  Properties,  Mines, Timber,  Water* Powers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcomo P. O. B.C.  ���������\\TlIO.MI-SO.V I'lIO.VKSKV.MOUIl Sill**  .1IGR. VVKSTliKN CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  '  Uftlccs and Warehouse, 817-03 Bcalty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  Grand Union  Hotel   HEDLEY, B. C  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Hedley    /"liners'    and    nillmen's  Union, No. 161, W. F. of M.  Regular meetings of the Hedley Local, No.  161 are held on the first 'and third Wednesday  ���������in the month in Fraternity hall and the second  and fourth Wednesday at the X. P. Mine  ,,'0. J>I. Stkvkns T, R. AVirXEV  President Fin-Secretary.  A. F. & A. M.  REGULAR monthly meeting's of  Hedley Lodge No. 43, A: F."& A. "tt.,  are held on the second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  S. E. HA/IILTON,  W. M  H.D.BARNES  Secretary  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hedley Local Camp meets in  Fraternity Hall the llrst. Thursday only in the month.  R. .1. CORKIGAN"  Connsel.  H.G. Fkee.iiax  Clerk.  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings.of  Hedley Lodge. 1744 are held on  the third Monday in every  ^S������i!wrSS^lnc>n';'1 nl fraternity Hall. Visiting brethern are cordially invited to attend.  H. J. JONKS. W. M.  G. H. TURXER. Scc't.  DR. J. L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home office in Oroville. 1st  to 20th of each month.  Office  on North   Main   Street.  Encouraging reports of the manner  in which the interior of the province  in the Hope district is filling with  ranchers are brought back to the city  by Mr. George D. McKay, provincial  timber inspector, who returned this  after-noon after- a visit of inspection of  the forest fire protection service.  "It is four years since my last visit  to the district, and I was amazed at  the great alteration," said Mr. McKay  "All along the route of the new Pacific Highway the land is occupied  with ranches, and the country looks  prosperous."  "Mr. McKay states that there is deep  snow on the Coquihalla trail between  Hope and Nicola, so that Fire Warden  Campbell" after going twenty miles  had to turn back. Superintendent of  Roads Sutherland, who is in charge of  the work on the Pacific Highway in  the Yale, district, also got stalled on  the road.  "The Pacific Highway is going to be  a wonderful thing to enable our residents to see the scenic beauties of the  province, and will attract thousands  of wealthy nntomobilists here, too,"  said Mr. McKay. "The roadway is being cut through a hundred-mile stretch  of the most wonderful scenery imaginable. It is twenty-four feet wide all  the way and will start from Chilli-  vvack and run clear through to Hope  and then on to Silver Creek and the  .summit of the Cascades, striking the  old Dewdney and Siniilkaineen trails  to Nicola and the Boundary country.  There are wonderful views of mountain and valley scenery, nearly the  whole way. It will be one of the great  resorts for autoniobilists who want to  see Nature at her grandest."  Superintendent Sutherland and his  staff of 100 men have already got sixteen miles of road in the Yale district  completed, and are following up the  work as fast as the snow disappears in  their- path.' '  Mr. McKay does not anticipate any  danger from floods in the Ohilliwack  district unless the thaw from the  mountains should be delayed, and a  heavy drainage comes down towards  the middle of June when a high tide is  due. The tide from the ocean backs  up the waters of the Fraser River as  far as Somas, and the danger to be  feared is that the high tide should  come at a time when the river is  swollen with the mountain thaws.���������  Vancouver Province.  WHEN WERE THE "DOWNS?"  Correspondent of Labor Commission Appears to Have Hazy-Ideas of the  Nickel Plate's History  DOMINION HOUSE  PROROGUES TO-DAY  . The Gazette has been told by different parties of a report of the sitting of  the Labor Commission in Hedley  which appeared in tlie coast dailies,  the Vernon News and other papers, in  which it was stated that "The Nickel  Plate mine had had its ups and downs  but was at last on a paying basis," or  some such words, which conveyed that  import. We did not see the report  ourselves and consequently can only  go by what we have been told on reliable information as to what had been  written.  Now this appears to have been a  trifle worse than the crime of "damning with .faint pr-ai.se" for it tends to  convey an absolutely different idea  from that which happens to be the  truth in the case. The Nickel Plate  never had any -'ups and downs" except in the imagination of a few individuals who claimed to know but  didn't. Neither is there either sense  or truth in saying that it "is at last on  a paying basis" for there never was an  hour's operation of the mine or- the  mill since the stamps started dropping  in the early part of 1904 that it wasn't  paying and paying big.  The Opposition  Cause Shelving of Parcel Post in Not Agreeing to Forego  Further Obstruction  SENATE KILLS NAVAL BILL  THE MORAL LOSS  Canadian Senate for Petty Party Revenge  Struck a Treacherous Blow at the  Cause of Empire  With the date of prorogation set the  Postmaster-General had the Parcel  Post Bill ready for introduction and  was prepared-to bring it forward to be  put through if the House was agreeable to receive it. In a measure of  that kind it is never expected that all  the working details of the system  which it is meant to inaugurate will be  specified in the bill which has to be  enacted to give it the sanction of  parliament, but nevertheless when the  intentions of the opposition concerning the measure were asked, it was demanded by Leniieux, to whom has  been assigned the task of kicker-in-  chief against all legislation that may  be brought forward on postal matters,  that he would require all the minutest  details of the working to be gone into  during the discussion of the measure  before the House. In view of this attitude on the part of the ex-Postmas-  ter-General it * became evident that  there was no use attempting to introduce the measure at this slage of a  session which has already been dragged out through obstruction from No  vember until June, and as a result  Canada will have to wait for another  year for parcel post.  Passing the supplementary estimates  and the passing of sundrv money votes  occupied the closing days of the session.  Vote Taken in Absolute Silence���������One Defection from Each Side���������Bank  Act Passed  SUFFRAGISTS���������SUFFRAGETTES  A Distinction That is Not Without Some  Difference as Well.  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL KXGINKKK and HRITISH  COLUMJUA LAND SURVEYOR  Star Building Princeton  HILLIARD'S  BARBER     *SHOF������  FOR AN EASY SHAVE  .     HOT & COLD BATHS  Next door north of Grand Union Hotel  lA/alterClayton  Rarrister, Solicitor, Ktc.  MONEY TO LOAN  PENTICTON,  B. C.  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  There is a distinction and a difference.   The suffragettes of England are  costing that country at the rate of $25,-  000,000 a year by their militant anarchy/and they are losing ground at  every point.   The British people  are  turning against   them,  in   many   instances most bitterly,  and   the   law-  breaking   continues   unabated.     The  torch and   bomb   brigades   are   kept  busy, and they promise to keep it up  as long as the fool rich continue to  contribute funds to the militants.    At  the same time the suffragists of the  United States are  confining their actions to carrying on a strong, persistent  educational campaign. They talk reason and act reasonably.     They do not  kill  their cause   through   their  zeal.  They do not antagonize the   powers  that be; they work for and with them.  As a result, they have already gained  tlie franchise in many of the states,  and  now the national government is  introducing a bill at  Washington extending the franchise to the women of  every state in the Union.  The suffragettes of England have  demonstrated by their own actions  that they are not fit subjects to be  given the franchise. A law breaker,  one taking up the torch against the  property and safety of the public, is  not fit to he entitled to vote. A bomb  thrower in petticoats is no less a  criminal thin one behind the mask.  They are destroyers of property, and  as such are entitled to no more consideration than any other law breaker.  The Vancouver News-Advertiser in  discussing the attitude of the Can.i-  diari Senate towards the Naval-Bill  says: ;  "When Mr. Borden brought down  the measure it was received in Great  Britain with keen satisfaction. Liberal ministers like Mr. Asquith and-Mr:  Churchill said that the proposition  was not only welcome for the material  help it gave but as a demonstration to  Europe that Britain had in her first  line of defence the whole of the overseas dominions. This notice of1 the  powers was in the eyes of the British  Government an immense moral. ad-  advantage. The art committed.by the  Senate, sweeps this away at a stroke  and the isolation of Great Britain will  be the boast of her European competitors. . '*���������     " ���������' T  "The result of the Senate action is  that nothing can be done this year in  Canada for .Imperial or Canadian naval defence. Mr. Borden's measure is  blocked for the session. There is no  other measure before Parliament or  the country. Everything waits. Mr.  Churchill will probably add three ships  to his programme, asking the British  taxpayer to pay for -them. We in this  country will for the time escape from  our obligation and will cheerfully go  on accepting protection at the cost of  poorer people in the.British Islands.  HEDLEY SCHOOL REPORT  The following is the report of Hedley Superior School for the month of  May.    Division I.  HIGH SCHOOL  Teachers' course���������Gertrude Smith,  Marjorie Smith, Richard Clare. Mack  Clarke.  Commercial. course ��������� Leo Brown,  Doris Lyall.  PUBLIC SCHOOL  Monica Smith, Bertie Jones, Viola  Messenger, Henry Jones.  Maurice C. Hill.  Ottawa., May 30th���������By a vote of 51  to 27 . the Canadian senate last night  declared that the naval bill should be  referred to the Canadian people. There  was one defection from the Liberal'  ranks and one from the Conservatives.  Senator Ellis of St. John voted against  the Ross amendment I'm- reference to  the people, while Senator Montplaisir  of Quebec voted with the Liberals.  The vote came following speeches by  Senator Danduiand, one of the leading Liberals; Sir Mackenzie Bowell,  who, despite his 91 years, spoky tor  more than an hour and a. half in defence of the bill, and a brief speech by  Hon. John Costig.-in. A great crowd  was in the galleries to witness the  final proceedings. A groat many members of the House of Commons were  among them. There was no demonstration of any kind and the vote was  taken in absolute silence.  PASSES  HANK ACT  The senate today completed the consideration of the Bank act. A number  of amendments proposed by the Department of Finance were adopted.  They are all of a technical character-  arid do not. effect the principle .contained in tin; bill. An amendment  which was adopted provides that  banks "may" establish stock transfer  ���������agencies in each province. As the bill  came to the senate this clause declared  that banks 'Shall" establish such  agencies. The amendments were approved and the bill 1 end a, third time.  The senate adjourned until Monday  aftcrnoon.  CANADA A GOOD CUSTOMER  . J.   Hill Tells   People   of   the   United  States Where Their Best Friends Are  Washington, May*'31.���������"Wall street  hasn't a friend west of Buffalo"  James J. Hill, last of the great railway kings of America, remarked  the other day.  "Wall street is merely a counter-  over- which the people of the conntry  are supposed to do their trading. The  gentlemen behind the counter- are dependent upon customers, but if those  customers decline to come up to the  counter then things go hard with  Wall street. It can not live very well  on itself.  "We fail to give due attention to  Canada," continued Mr. Hill. Canada is our second largest trade customer. Our business with it is nearly  twice as much as our trade with all  the countries south of the Rio Grande  clear- to Cape Horn.  "Our relations with one single country to the north are of more value to us  than of all the countries of Central and  South America, including even Cuba.  "Why should there be discriminations of customs houses against such a  customer?"  Division II.     Marks obtainable 400.  Class III���������Elsie Smith 247, Ina Boyd  47, absent.  Class II���������James McLeod 35S. Lily'  McLeod 290, Elmer Burr 270, Hugh  McKenzie 269, John Smith 21S. Ronald  Critchley 217, absent. Lena Wirth ISO,  Claire Loonier 121, absent. Leonaid  Mitchell 48; absent.  Class I ��������� Gomel* Jones 295, Grace  Robson 234, absent, Robert Boyd, absent. .'...'  II Primer ��������� Robert' McLeod 273,  Pauline Greeley 214, Vivian Simons  65, absent, Olive Critchley, absent.  I Primer���������George Wirth, Minnie  Winkler. Orville Simons, Hurry  Squakim.  Infant Class���������Will Mitchell. Viola  Naff, Ena Winkler, Wesley Messenger  Warren Rolls.  E. McCaffrev, teacher.  DANGER OF DEMOCRACY  Hon.  G. E.   Foster at Adelaide Says He  Believes in It But We Must Be  Careful or It Will Be Worse  Than Absolutism '"  Skeleton in Eagle's Nest  A party of hunters have captured two  royal eagles, with their young, on the  Alps near the Ledro Valley. In the  eagles' nest were found the bones of a  child, as well as the remains of 200  ducks. 40 hares, a chamois, a fox and  innumerable birds.  Sydney, New South Wales, May 27-  The Dominions Trade Coin missions  were entertained at- Adelaide today Indie Commonwealth Club.  Hon. George E. Foster Canadian  Minister of Trade and Commerce, In',  addressing the assembly, said that he  believed in democracy, but feared that  if we were hot careful we would find  ourselves in the grasp of tyranny  worse than any monarchy of the   past.  Capital and men were what Australia needed and he wanted to see the  senseless battle between capital and labor ended here and elsewhere, and each  realise that they were necessary to  each other. The British Empire had  the possibility of being greater than  ever before, and was now the greatest  the world had ever seen.  All had a hand in its building  and  should do their best.  BRITISH NATURALIZATION  GOLF BALL EXPLODES  This   Innocent Looking Toy Not So In-  necent As It Looks  Alfred Austin, British poet laureate,  died at his home in England,  Sunday.  Kansas City, Mo., May 30.���������As a  result of whittling a golf ball until  it exploded, throwing its acid contents  into his face. Jack Heflin, 13 year-sold,  today lost the sight of his left eye and  physicians say he probably will  become totally blind.  The Sleffanson expedition of exploration to the far north financed by the  Canadian government will leave the  Pacific coast for the far north in a few  days. The expedition is well provisioned and equipped and manned by  men who are the best available in  their several lines for scientific research.  Is a child born in Canada of German  parents a British subject, or must he be  naturalized before he is a British  subject**  The above query was recently submitted to the editor of one of Canada's  influential papers and elicited the  following reply:  By the rules of the British law any  child, whatever the nationality of its  parents, if born within the British  Dominions, is. with two exceptions, a-  natural born British subject, even  though the parents may be merely  visiting the British Dominions, or even  if the child is born of foreign parents  on board a British ship on the high  seas. Exception to this rule, however,  is made if the child (his father being  an alien enemy) is born in a part of  the British Dominions which at the  time of the child's birth is in hostile  occupation; and, secondly, if the father of the child is at the time of the  child's birth an ambassador or other-  diplomatic agent accredited to the  Crown by the sovereign of a foreign  state.  Lomer Gouin, premier of Quebec,  and Hugh John Macdonakl of Winnipeg both received knighthood among  the birthday honors granted by King  George. Major General Otter also gets.  K. O. B. IHIfi HEDLEY GAZETTE,  JUNE   5,  1013.  m twrae  ������*������������������������  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  Issued on Thursdays, liy tho Hkdi.hv CJazk-itk  l'HINTI.Vli AXII I'l'III.ISlll.VC CO.MI-AXV,  Li.mitkh.   iit  Hedlev.   B.C.  Subscriptions in Advance  Per' Year.. ; !l.-.' SiO"  ���������'   (Llnited Hlat.es)...   .... '-'.50  Advertising Rates  Measurement, 1'- linos to the inch.  Land Notices-^Cei-tilic.itos of improvement, etc.  ���������������7.1*0 for (iO-day notices, and $5.00 I'or30-duy  notices.  Transient Advertisements���������nob 'exceeding' one  inch, $1.00 for one insertion, 25 cents for  each subsequent insertion.   Over one inch,  10 cents per lino for first insertion and 5  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  "Changes for contract advertisements should  be in the oflicc by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue r  ��������� Advertisements will be changed oiioo every  mouth if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftener than once a month  the  price of composition- will bo charged at  regular rates. ��������� ...  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  Sl'.i!5; over I inch and up to J-inches, ������1.00  per inch per month. To constant advertisers  faking larger space than  four inches, on  application, rates will be given of reduced  charges, based on size of space and length  of time.  A. MEGRAW. Managing "editor.  nothing to do with it. auil( .'.jaurii-r is  d I'vvn in the | ages of Canadian JL.-m-  s ii-d as stating that his goal is the in-  d  ncnil'-nce of Canada.  METEOROLOGICAL.  AT  The following are the readings showing temperature, etc., for the week  ending May 31, 1913:  THE   MINK.  Maximum  ; ss: .���������  -18  ol  (ill  (i(!  .    , (iO      '  72  Average maximum 'temperature (i0.57  Average, minimum        '     do 30.28  Mean teinpei-atm-e '48.42  Rainfall for the week ' 0.00 inches.  Snowfall        "        *' O.0U      '.'"���������  OOKKESl'OXDINU  WKKK  OK  LAST  VBAK  Highest maximum temper-attire 53,  Mav 25  '   2fi  ���������'27<-  20  2S  30  31  Minimum  ���������12  3S  ''A3  30  , 35  'Ail  40  Full Moon  '���������" MS  Last quar.  .    20  1913  .JUNE  New-Moon.  ���������I  Kirst quar.   11.  1913  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Tliu. Fri. Sat.  s  22  29  9  10  23  3.')  10  J- 7  24  4  11  .1.-  IS  12  19  ,20  0  13  20  27  /  14  21  2S  Average .'maxim  urn,  .do  -I5.2S  Lowest  minimum  do.  30.  A'vei-am  minimum  do  33.2S  Mean'. '  "'.    do  39.2S  '"     -  ���������"      -AT  ti i k  MILL.  .Maxiiiiiim  ���������\1 illinium  Mav 25  73  4.7  20  07  51  ,27  03  45  28  09  40  29  70  45  .    30  8!)  4S  31  84  48  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  Average maxiiuuurlciiipcriitiire 73.14  Av.erage inininnim -        do 40.28  Mean "do 57.71  Rainfall for tin- week     .00    inches  Snowfall        ���������'".'      *��������� .00 "  ConnKSroXlllXO'VVKKK-OK. LAST  VKAK  Highest m.-ixiiiimn t(jniper.-itm-e SO.  Average do do 09.42  Lowest minimum do 40.   '  Avi-r.-ige, <lo ���������     do 44.  Mean ilo 50.71  Synopsis of .Coal Mining Regulations  fXlAL iniiiing rights of the .Dominion,, in  v-/ Maniroba, Saskatchewan and Alberta,  the Yukon Territory, tlie North-west Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be leased for a term of  twenty-one years atan annual rental of ������1 an  acre. Not more Chan 2.500 acres will be leased  to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made by the  applicant in person to the Agent or Sub-Agent  of the district in which the rights applied for  arc situated.  - In surveyed territory the land  must bo des- .  cribed by sections, or U-gai sub-divisions  ofi!  sections, and in unsurvoyed territory the tract j  applied for shall be staked out by the applicant  himself.  Kucli application' must be accompanied by a  fee of ������5 which will be refunded if the .rights  applied for are not available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the rate of five cents  per ton ,  .The person operating the mine shall furnish  the Agent With sworn returns accounting, for  the full quantity of merchantable con.1 mined  and nay the royalty thereon. I f tlm cnn.l mow  ing rights aro not being operated, such returns  should be furnished at least once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights  only, but the lessee may be permitted to.purchase whatever available surface rights may  be considered necessary for the working of. the  mine at the rate of.3.10.00 an acre.  ""or full information application should be  made to the Secretary or the Department of  the Interior. Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lands.  W. W. COKY.  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.D.-Unauthorized publication ofthis advertisement will not be paid for. fMiin  77 Years in Business.    Capital and Surplus Over S7,600,00a  The Convenience of a Joint Account  A Joint Account may be opened in the names  oi' two or more persons. Whichever one can most  conveniently reach the bank'can then deposit the  joint funds or withdraw the cash needed. It saves  time and trouble.  Hedley  Branch,  C. P. Dalton, Acting" Manager  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEKN LAND DISTH1CT  'niSTitrcT ok vai.e  WATER NOTICE  New Brunswick is the only province  in the. Dominion where honest conscientious Liberals who will put their  country before their party, have representatives .In whom they can take any  pride. : These representatives are Col.  H. W. McLean in tbe Commons and  the venerable Senator Ellis in the  Senate.  Labor, strikes aie.-ill the go in Moose-  jaw. The -pi i fui hers and -brick-layers  are I he lalest tn declare for this  species of holiday.  There is a rate vv.-u on at present  between shipping companies coin pet ing.  for the northern trade by steamship.  Some of the rates have been slashed;  fifty per cent.  The people of Ontario who know Sir  George   Ross best,   and who  after  repeated trials given him to refoim, had  to turn him adrift as hopeless, will not  be  surprised at his latest hei-eulanean  efforts to "make the worse appear the  better  reason."     There  was   no  man  who pretended greater regret at political crookedness   than he, and   no man  who saw to it  better that  the crooks  yrho  served   his political  ends by the  .'��������� choicest  bits of  political   crookedness  were  duly  rewarded  with  fat berths  for the  services rendered   to hirn  and  his party.     He is  given credit for his  opposition   to reciprocity and he won  great  glory as an  orator  by flowery  flights  of  lip  loyalty clothed  in  the  garb  of ardent  imperialism,   but   all  that  an   honest  intelligent Canadian  needs is to read his speech in the Senate  on the  naval bill and  compare it  with   the   facts  of   Canada's  political  history   in   the  past  thirty or forty  years to  see the utter  hollovvness and  sham of the man.  His anti-reciprocity  views   were expressed  a few  days before  agreement  was  entered   into by  the Canadian   ministers,  Fielding and  Patterson   and 'when he  had   not the  remotest  idea  that   anything   would  come of the negotiations,   but after be.  realized that they had agreed  to reciprocity and that  his party had been  committed   to it by these men and by  Laurier,   there was, as the Scotchman  says,   "never   another   cheep   out   of  him."   He  simply did  as   Blake   had  done exactly twenty years before him,  with   this  difference, that  Blake  was  not committed to opposition by an im-  garded  speech as  Ross was,  and it is  safe to  assume that   had he not made  that speech   against reciprocity in advance he   would have been   found supporting it in 1911 as the. other Liberal  war-horses  were  doing.    And   this is  the man   who will dare to accuse Borden of separatist tendencies   when he  knows what Sir Wilfrid Laurier's record and his own has been, for both of  them  supported unrestricted   reciprocity   in 189!   when   Blake  would have  om&  7?te.  JD-  For a  Licence to Take and   Use Water  VOTIC'I'- is hereby given that Durbai-a Mc-  -'������������������������������������' Curdy of Siniilk.-iinc-c-n will apply fora  licence to take and use .Kill inches of water out  ol" Deer creek which Hows in a southerly direction through S. K. corner of Lot 2002 and empties into Trout Creek near .-ouch boundary of  hot 2002. The water will'be diverted about 500  yards east of east boundary of Lot 2002 and will  lie used for irrigation purposes on the land described us Lot ���������"'KB.  This notice was posted on tlie ground on the  17th day of liny 1013.. The application will be  llled in the ollice of the Water Hoeorder at  Kairview.  Objections may.be filed with the said Water Recorder or with the Comptroller, of Water Rights,  Parliament Buildings, Victoria, II. C.  ' ��������� 20-4' ' Barbara McCurdy  rPAIvK Notice that W. li. Haynes. of Fair-  -"- view, H.C.. occupation Kiro Warden, intends to apply for permission to purchase the  following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted at the southwest corner of Lot BflSs thence eighty chains  west, thence twenty chains north, thence eighty chains east, thence twenty chains south to  place of commencement containing about Kill  acres.  lil-10 AV. Ii. Hiiynes  "Vlay nth, 1SII3  I  COUNTY COURT, YALE  NOTICE  SIMILKAMKICN LAND DI.STUICT  IHSTJMCT OK V.VI.K  "-PAICK NOTICK that I, Viil C. Haynes. of  -*- Kairview, occupation Stockman, intends  to apply for permission to purc-hae the following described lands:  Commencing at a post planted about lOehains  nortli'of the N.VV. Corner of Lot 310S. Thence  south 80 chains thence west 20 chains thence  north SO chains thence east'JO chains to point  of commencement, containing UK) acres more  or less.  VAL. C. ilAYXKS  Date April 21th. 1012. 18-10  A sitting of the Comity Court of Yale will: be- j  held at the* Court House. Princeton, Thurxl'uv ,'  2t!th day of .June. 1013. at the hour of 2 Oi'clo������t j  in the afternoon. ;  HUGH HUNTKK, j.;  20-1!                          Keg-istrar County Coart. j'  PflLflGE i  kiveru, Feed & Sale Sta&tes |    HKDtEY   n. O.   ,j  If A good stock of Horses and Krgs-.o-mi jj,  Ksind.    II Orders for Teaming <i  promptly attended to. '?  '������������������                          -  a  w  Office of Dominion Express Company..  W O O D    FOR   S A L E *  Hiono 14.'        INNIS  BROS. Proprietors.  I;  IS  jjjpliijplBiPPIP  II  wmmk  It's the CLEANEST, SIMPLEST, and BEST HOME  DYE, one can buy���������Why, you don't even have to  know what KIND of-Cloth your Goods are made  of.--So Mistakes are Impossible.  Send for Free Color Curd, Story   Booklet, and  Booklet giving results of Dyeing over other colors.  The JOHNSON-RICHARDSON CO., Limited;  Montreal. Canada/  NOTICE  TyJOTICK is hereby given that meetings of  x' the Provincial Agriculture Commission  will bo held at the following places:  .Salmon Arm���������May 27th, 10 a.m.  Kndorby���������"\Iay 2Sth. 11.30 a.m.  Armstrong���������May'JOt-h. 10 a.m.  Vernon���������May HOth and 31st. 10 a.m.  Kolowna���������.lune 2nd and 3rd. 10a.m.  Summerland���������.1 une 4th. 10 a.m.  Penticton- .luucutli, 10a.m.  Keremeos���������June lith. II a.m.  Kock Creek���������June 7th. 0.30 a.m.  Midway���������Juno 7th. 2.30 p.m.  Grand Korks���������June !lth. 2.30 p.m.  Tho Commission will hear evidence on all  matter all'ccting agricultural conditions in the  Province. All persons interested are invited  to be present.  W. U. Hiiyward. M.L.A.  Chairman  C. Ii. Christenscn.  .Secretary. 20-1  Be Suspicious  BE suspicious of that of which nobody is  ��������� proud.   -Be suspicious of" the mere low-  price argument offered in favor of an article  with no reputation, no backer, no guarantor.  Better buy the thing you know and can  trust, than an article unbranded and un-  vouched for.  ������������������t  f  i  if  M  fU  m  m  NOTICE  .SIMILKAMKK.V LAND DISTRICT  i'hstkici-'oK vate  "-pAIvK Notice that I, Amos Charles Kennedy,  -1- of Iveremeos Centre, Ji.C.. rancher  intends to apply for permission to purchase the  following described lands.  Commencing at a, post planted,on the north  boundary of Lot 2!'SS (being also the south  boundary cf Lot2!l!l) at a point about twenty  chains west of the north-east corner of Lot 20SS  and being atan angle of said jot 2IHI; thence  westerly following the mirth boundary of Lot  20SS. a distance of 1;> chains more or less to a  point true south of the south-west corner of  said Lot 2!)!); thence north to said corner of Lot  2'H); thence north-easterly following the southern boundary of Lot 200. a distance of 8 chains  more or less to an angle in said southern boundary of lot 200; thence south-easterly following  the Said southern boundary of Lot 200 to a  point true north of the point of commence-  uient; thence south to the point, of commencement, containing 35 acres more or less.  Amos Chark-s Kennedy  March 31st, 1913. 14-J  The branded shoe, made by a maker  with a reputation, is a safer shoe to  buy than the one made in an unknown  factory by an unknown maker.  The underwear made by a firm whose  name is as familiar to you as your own,  is worth more to you than underwear  nameless or labelled by a maker of  whom you have never heard.  Tea sealed in a packet bearing the  name of a reputable firm is to be preferred to tea of which the packer is not  sufficiently proud to advertise its  quality.  / That in which much money has been  invested to make or keep it good, is  worth more than that on which nothing  or but little has been spent.  Peace of mind is worth something,  just as quality is.   Buy peace of mind.  When you buy anything worth while  buying, buy that of which you know���������  from advertisements, or from other  dependable acquaintance. Buy the  article with the "money back" guarantee���������with the pledge of a known  name behind it.  HI)  TRY THE  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  m  Put your faith in the advertisements appearing in good newspapers. Beware of the  article that cannot stand the spot-light of publicity. The commodity an advertiser backs  with his own money is something worth  your buying.  Advice regarding your advertising problems is available  through any good advertising agency or the Secretary of the  Canadian Press Association, Room 503 Lumsden Building.  Enquiry involves no obligation on your part���������so write, if interested.  iliiiijjiiji!^ THE HEDLEY GAZETTE JUNE    *>. 1H13.  Town and Distritft.  "Mis*; Tviston vv.-is up from Kei-cincos  on Tuesday.  "Hiss lic.-ilc's father undlirother arrived from Knyland In.-t week.  M. Wilson of Wilfion Bros., Piincc-  ton wins in town last week oil a business trip.  Or-. McEwen took his wife ;ind child  to Lyttori on Tliucsday to vis.it Mr.  <ind .Mrs, McAIpine.  Bokn���������At  Bradsh-iAV  on   Thursday  "Miiy   22tid   to   Mr.   and   Mrs.    Prank  Carbon nenu, twins, daughters.  ii. H. Williams,'tlie assayer, is keep:  ing house alone these days as his wile  is visiting Mr. and "Mrs. Cornish in  Trail.  Air. Hart, express auditor for the G.  ">". R., made a tiip up the line on  Thursday last, going as far as Coalmont.  Lost on .Sunday evening between  Medley and Sixteen Mile a pair of  ladies' gloves. Finder will plea.se leave  them at the Gazette office.  The rivor was roaring at the beginning of the week * but the worst is believed to be over and no particular  ���������danger of flood is now at all. probable.  August Beam, familiarly known as  ���������"Dad", left for .Spokane, on Monday  liior-ning on a delicate mission. He,  or rather they, are expected back on  ���������Saturday.  Mrs. W. A. McLean and Mr?. F. Mi  Gillespie went up the line on Thursday's train and will spend a few weeks  with Mr. McLean at the road camp  above Princeton.  '" -A start has been made at lev-idling  off tlie baseball grounds and it is expected that in a few days all excuse  for bad plays in the infield, at all  events, will be removed.  Harry Tweddle'*; auto drove up fro.in  Kei-eiiicotf on Thursday last to take  Dr. and Mrs. McEwen over to Penticton. Tho auto trip across from iyere-  nieos is becoming a very popular route.  Greeley who has been section foreman at Hedley for the past two and a  half years' left with his family on  Thursday last for Curlew and his place  is to be taken here by a man from  Curlew.  Thos. Bradshaw of Fifteen Mile was  in town last week for the first time  since early winter. He was confined  .to the house the greater part of the  time with sciatica but is now very  much better.  From the golf links in the evenings  ' may be seen the camp fires of Clifton  which is the name of the new camp of  diamond drillers who have, taken up  their quarters at the upper end of  Bradshaw gulgh.' ,  There is something decidedly punk  about the postal facilities between the  Okanagan and the Similkameen. when  the Vernon News of Thursday arrives  by the same mail as the Vancouver  News-Advertiser of Sunday.  Following  tho matches   in the  Golf  Club   between the forces of the President and Vice-president there lias been  anew  line-up captained   by the secretary and  the  treasurer.     So  far the  wins  have,  nearly all  been   with  the  treasurer's  side.     Tlie  most   interest  displayed   in   any  of  tlie   matches in  til is series   was in the ease  of that between Mrs. Botberhani and Miss Jackson   who   were also  opponents  in the  last series.    This time the match went  in favor of  Mrs. liotherham who won  out by one up at the last hole.    In the  former contest   between   them   Miss  Jackson was the  winner 3 up and 2 to  play.     The   play  of both  on  this last  occasion   was   decidedly  behind  their  usual play.      Some of the  games have  not  yet been   played and   others have  only been   partially played off.    They  will lie  given later  on when   all   have  finished out.  Great changes arc taking place at  the Nickel Plate of which we expected  to make reference this week but will  do so later. A Gazette-representative  was up'nii Sunday and was astounded  at changes which have taken place  since we were there last summer. Tlie  property has certainly become a hummer.  In the re-arrangeinentof stations at  the Methodist Conference recently  held in Vancouver Rev. E. A. Mc-  Ken/.ie was again appointed to Keremeos and Hedley and Rev. T. A. Osborne was appointed to White. Rock,'  a bathing place down at the. coast.  His successor at Princeton will be the  Rev. Mr. Chadwell.  AV. ,T. AVilson of Vancouver made a  business trip to Ooahnont on Thursday last and got back to Hedley on  Saturday to spend the week end before returning to Vancouver by way  of the Boundary. On Sunday,he made  the trip up to the mine and had the  opportunity of seeing some of the  leading points of attraction which  Hedley has to offer- to visitors.  Princeton is going to have a big-  celebration on Dominion Day and the  committees which have the affair in  band are planning to make it the biggest event ot the kind ever held in the  valley. Horse races,' baseball and lacrosse matches, athletic sports, lock-  drilling, bucking contest and other  features will furnish amusement for  those who attend. There will be two  days of the sports on July 1st and 2nd  and a grand ball on the evening of the  first.  The moving pictures on Saturday  night in Fraternity Hall brought out  a good house and the pictures were  very good. There was a clearness and  steadiness not often seen in the movies  and-the subjects were better conceived  on the part of those who got them up,  for they were able to convey the thrill  without making them morbid. These  entertainments are appreciated and  will fit in nicely in the list of amusements. Some of the scenic pictures  on Saturday's bill of fare weie educative and were well calculated to supply to those who saw them many of  the advantage? of travel.  A  man  named   SuLler,   an   elderly  Swede  who  has.made   his home with  John Jackson   for some time and been  employed up on Uie  ranch, was found  dead in-the cabin   on Friday .morning  last by Charles Nelson who had called  to see  him.     Deceased  was. down   in  Hedley  on Tuesday  evening and was  also seen   by John Cos-grove   on   Wednesday evening.     When found it was  thought  he   had   been   dead  about 2-1  hours.     There   was   a   wound   on   his  chin  and the   back of his   hand which  he may  have got  in falling   in a faint  and his  shoes and socks   wen; off.    In  the absence of Dr. McEwen constable  Spronle communicated by phone with  Dr. McCaffery,   coroner,   at Princeton,  and   explained  t-h-a   circumstances   as  they appeared.    These did not seem to  require an inquest and order for burial  was issued.     A note was found in the  house afterwards which had evi-lently  been  written   by him   but it  was   un-*  decipherable   and   nothing   could   be  made out of it- except the. name of Air.  Jackson's   brother   (ins.     The   burial  took place ou .Saturday.  "WATER NOTICE  Prank Cirbonncau, section man for  the G. N. li. at Bradshaw, was in town  last week looking for some papers to  register births, hut the editor- couldn't  help him out, for while we have blue  papers for .the drunks we have no  white, ones for the babies. Prank sometime ago succumbed to the charms of  pretty Mary Lorcii'/etto who has just  presented him with twin daughters,  and while "bearing the blushinghouoi s  full upon him" anil receiving congratulations of his friends he discourses of  the glad event with all the airy freedom of Drummmiil's habitant whose  "Two tree twins on Madam. A'aillair-  eourt" bids fair to become a Canadian  classic. No wonder Frank was in a.  hurry  about   those   papers  for   when  For a Licence to store or pen  back water  "NJotieo is hereby' given that The Daly Rednc-  J-> tion Co.. Limited, of Hedley B. C. will  apply for a licence to store or pen back I3.S  acres by fi ft. deep acre-feet of water from the-  .Similkameen River, a stream Howing in a  southerly direction and emptying into to Okan  agan River near Oroville, Wash, The water  will lie stored in a reservoir of 3.000,000 cubic  ft capacity, built or to bo built at 1 led Icy. H.C.  and will ho used for power for minium purposes  as authorized by Water Record No. . Water  License No. , or under a notice of application  for a license to take and use water, posted  herewith, on the land described as being near  the northwest, corner of Reserve No. 2.  This notice was posted on the ground ou the  10th day of May. l!M:i. Tho application will  he tiled in the ollicc of the Water Recorder at  Kairview.  Objection-; may be tiled with the said Water  I Ice-order   or   with   the   < 'ontrollcr  of   Water  Right*, Parliament Buildings, Victoria. \i. (.'.  The Daly Reduction Co. Limited  20-1 (,*. I'. Jones  mtgmm^  things that* are going.  to be given the customer in the amalgamation of. the leading stores in Hedley  ���������-TpHE OBJECT of *Lhe consolidation is t������o <iliminat^e uimeces-  * sary expense and carry a larger, fresher and better assort  ed stock of general merchandise under one roof, and by doing  this The Hedley Trading Company will be able to give their customers more prompt and efficient service.  All the benefits to be gained hy the consolidation are to be  divided with our customers and in addition to the better service offered we shall shortly announce some reduction in prices  of staple groceries.  Wat>cfa this Space.   Prices will  We are at  present doing business -in the premises lately  occupied  as  Schubert's Supply Stores, but on Monday, May  19th will open^the^doors  of the Shatford building which will  be our permanent place of business.  Successors to  (J. A. Schubert and F. H. French)  'HOTEL SIMILKAMEEN,  HEDLEY, B. C. '  ' An Up-to-date   First-Class Hotel ,  RATES MODERATE <.  F. J. DOLLEMORE ,J  Proprietor. ������  e*^*"^jfc������*i ^PJ^t-W  it  ss  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer.   Heal Estate.   Mines,-  Crown    Grants   Applied    For  Under   Land  Act  and  Mineral Act.  .;������  X  -���������J  X  .X  St  X  X  X '  X  X  ���������x -  X  X  X  X  s.  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  ������*a^"cKf.*''������i-rt*rrf^������';*"*������^^^^  Plumbing-, and Heating, Sheet  Metal Work Tinsmithing  Shop corner Angela Ave. and Bridge  St.,   in 'Aiurdock's blacksmith shop.'  Work guaranteed.   Consult us about your work  -H.'DIG-NAN  Pka ct 1 ca 1. Workmen  Proprietors  PRINCETON, B. C.  Agent for: '  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Hay Insurance Co.  Maryland Casualty Co  Ocean .Accident and Guarantee Co.  Office   at   HEDLEY,   B.   C  WATER NOTICE  IN THE SUPREME COURT OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA  I.V THK MATT Kit. OK THK lvSTATK OK  WILLIAM   TRKADWKLL ATHKKTON.  DKCK.ASKD  Similkameen Poultry Farm  HEDLEY,  B. C.  Quality Burred Rocks. (Liitliitn Strain)  tt.C.W. Leghorns bred for vvinti-r egys  Mammoth     Bronze     Tin keys.    j,>ri/.e  winners   :it Spokane.   Shows   in   lilll  und 11)12.  l-'.OC.S   [."OR.   HATCH I Xl'J  Prize  winning   pen   Barred    Rocks,  $:���������*.(>(', lo Ofj-ij-s.    Day-old chicks 10c.  S. C. W.  Leghorns.   S2.0U   lo  eggs.  Day-old chicks :'(' cents.  M. B. Turkeys Eggs 85 cents.      Day-  old pullets 50 cents.  MRS. II. B. BROWN,  WATER NOTICE  For a Licence to  Take and  Use Water  "\Totice is hereby given that The Daly Rcdtie-  -1-' tion Co.. Ltd. .Hedley, H.C, will apply for a.  licence to take and use MW cubic feet pur second  of watoroiit. of Siniilkaineen river, which Hows  in a southerly direction through Hedley. B. C.  and empties in the Okanagan river near Oroville. The water will be diverted near the  north west corner ol* Indian reserve No. Hand  .will he used for power purposes on the land  described as Indian reserve (Chu-Chu-Way Ha  I. K.) or on  Lot "Jlmi).  This notice was posted on tlie ground on the  L'Sth day of April IHI'l. The application will  be lllcd in the olllce of tlie Water liceordemt  Kail-view, H. C.  Objections may lie Hied  with flic *aid Water  Recorder,     or     I he     Controller    of      Water  Rights,   Parliament Building*.    Victoria. 11. C. i  The Daly Reduction Co.. Ltd        ,  (���������'. I*. .lone*. Agent I  CITY and DISTRICT INVESTMENTS  "Only Qood Buys Offered."  TJTASTIXGS ST.. Vancouver���������'M foot, on-  *-"- carline. Lot21. Mock 17. price SiHoU:  cash SS00. balance (!, li IS months.  A LHKHT .ST.. Vancouver���������SI feet carline.  -* v block opposite schools: Lot:!!', block  17. Price- SI.l.VJ. ca*h SIISO. balance li, li IS  months.  J-fA RDWA RI-: lu;-*lXK.-*.*--AL>oiit -?;������W'.'  1 ���������'��������� required. I loins; trade of over SI.Odd  monthly.  I^K.ITII  ROAD  and St.   David's Avenue.  -JV   North Vancouver-Double corner. Iin  feet lo lane.     Price .*?I."v>i>.  aiii-e over IS mouths.  cash S1..V10. bal-  'PWKXTY THIRD ST.. Xortti Vaiaonvcr  '��������� -One  block  from   Lonsdale cm-line.  I'riee t'lMi dollar-: oue-tbird cash,  balance  li. l'J moat lis.  'rWKXTV-MXTII  ST.. Xorlli Vancouver  ���������*-       -Southerly view, overlookini; Hurr.ird  FOR SALE  -\TOTICK IS Iil--R]-'1*Y OIVICN that all per-  -^ sous Iiuviuh; claims an'aiusl. the estate  of the above William Treadu-cll Athcrton.  deceased, who died on or about the third day  of April, lilll, at. J led ley. li. ('. are required to  send ordcliver to Ainsle.v Mejjraw. of Hedley.  II. (.'.. the executor of the estate, on or before  the lath day of duly l!ll;i, their names, addresses and descriptions, and a. full statement of  . .  ., particulars of their claims and the  nature of  there   in 11 penalty   aLluehcu to  l.-i.ilm-c   the security, if any. held by (hem. duly proved  hyallidavit or statutory declaration; and that  to n.-coid a. hir-Lh within the pie.sci-ili-  ed time, it would la- hard luck for the  father of twins to come in for a douDle  penalty.  SUBSCRIBE   FOR THE   GAZETTE  nl'ter the said day the. Kxccut.or will proceed to  distribute the assets of llicdeeensod amonfr the  parties entitled thereto haviiiK rejriird only to  the claims of which he then shall have notice.  All accounts owint; to the estate are to be paid  forthwith.  Dated this loth day of May A.11.. I'll;*.  -"������������������I A. Miwa.w, Kxecnlor.  For a  Licence  to Take  and  Use Water  AXotice is hereby given that Barbara Mc.Ciu-dy  x-' of Similkameen will apply for a licence  to take and um: lilll inchesof wa.ler out of Camp  Creek which Hows in n southerly direction  through Lot-JOill and empties in Trout creek on  Lot -JU!)I. Tbe water will be diverled at Hit)  yards north of north of boundary of Lot, rJ0!lt  and will be used for irrigation purposes on the  land described as Lot -JOSH.  This notice was posted on the, ground on the.  17th day of May. IlllM. The application will  bellied in the olllce of the Water Recorder at  Kairview.  Objections may be  lllcd with the said Water  Recorder or with  the Comptroller of Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings. Victoria, B.C.  20-1 Barbara McCurdy  T OT.S. Block la. Hedley. for tSliiii.ft)   Apply to  i-' William   llntchcon,   Brunswick Hotel  Victoria.  Great Northern Hotel  Hedley, B. C. '  Has more accommodation  than any  other house in the town.  it ii   tire only three storey building  and lias good rooms  Tire table and other appointments are  first-class.    Board by the day  or month.  RATES MODERATE  Inlet: in fool, lot.  mice easy terms.  Price -?.-ii������������: cash S17U. bal-  AFISSlOX CITY���������Lots centre of town.  ^'L adjoining C. P. R. and Northern Paei-  He Railway track. Price S'S'Li: *57.i cash,  balance -jla monthly, or client would trade  for good acreage.  I XIIXT tlKKY���������Beautiful residentul lots.  ������������������-      near car.  in   Lot I,   Block I.   {>. L. 1*KI.  -?S.'iO.  cash  -Ji.ii'l.   balance  quarterly  months.  over  IS  l.-L'LL commission to agents  1      once invited.  Correspond-  The Industrial Trust Co.; Ltd.  JAMES   MclLWAINE.    LABOR   TEMPLE.  Manager  Telegrams:  Industrial,   ^05  Dunsmuir St.  Phone Sey. 3187.   Vancouver  NOTICE  ���������JIMILICAAIKKX LAND DISTRICT  IIISTIilCT OK  V.AI.K  'PAKK  Xotice that,  -l- '���������'airview.  B.C  ��������� to apply for permission  to  'escribed lands:--  JOHN  JACKSON,  Prop.  Theodore .1.   Ki-ugcr.   of  ,  occupation   Provincial  constable,  intends to  purchase the following des  Commencing at a post planted at. the.south  east, curlier of Lot iWSs and tliem-e twenty  chains south, thenco twenty chains west,  thence twenty chains north, thence twenty  chains east to place of commencement containing about Id acres.  1!������-IU T. .1. Krugor'  May nth, HUH. .  THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. JUNE    5, 1913.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen��������� Famed for Friiit Growings  Town and Lower Valley.  Mr. Donald McCalhuii is at present  at Cliiitnii,'���������!**. C. on some inipoitant  business.  Miss Daly and Miss Corrig.-in left on  Monday's tiain for Hedley where they  will be. tin- guests of Mrs. Sproule. - .  The cement foundation of the W.H.  Armstrong bungalow is progressing  favorably, tun men' now being on the  job.  Mr. and Mrs. Beckett of Vanc-oiiver  arrived' from tin* coast last week to  spend their summer holidays on the  Graham lot.  Chief   Justice    Hunter   and   Hugh  ' Heggie  of Vernon passed, through on  Saturday evening on   their way to the  JNicola Valley.  Miss Del Brison of Pehticton passed  throiiirh on Monday the 2nd after hay-.  .ing- spent a very pleasant holiday at  the lower Richter ranch.  Mr. and Mrs. Dave Innis 'and children drove over to Hedley on Suiid.-iy  and spent a. few pleasant hour*- there  l-eturiling home the same evening.  A. number- of Similkameen and  Keremeos young people made up a  riding party,.and rode over to Fair-  view and back on the King's birthday.  Lord Exeter. Etig.. and H. Fleetwood Hesketh, Stafford. Eng.. accompanied by C. Glovvan. of Kamloops,  registered at the Central hotel before  'a u to nig through to Merritt.  ''���������'People, were remarking that it was  rather warm on Sunday last but the  thermometer only read S7 degrees in  the true shade, but it was 92 in the re-  rlecbiv-esliM.de. Don't worry it will be  n little warmer yet.  On account of the adjournment of  the trial of Rex vs. McCauley at Vernon R. L. Caws ton, H. Tweddle and  D. J. .-Innis were enabled to return  home for a few days returning again  Tuesday evening the third.  A number" of Keremeos ladies very  kindly invited a number of their  friends to have an open air supper-  with them in the park last Friday the  30th. This was taken by many who  thoroughly enjoyed the feast.  There is still a dog on the Heclley  l-o.-id which is of great annoyance to  the travelling public. Why this thing  inust go on hour after hour and week  after week with no effort on the part  of the owners to stop this nuisance is  beyond our comprehension.  Fred Getzey, the well known conductor on the V. V. <fc E. had to lay off on  account of sickness some two weeks  ago. We are sorry to say he has not  been doing as well as expected and  had to be removed to the Spokane  hospital last Saturday suffering froiii  shingles.  It would be of great advantage to  themselves if a number of young men  would get together and clean up  around the park, putting up a couple  of swings for the voting folks and  straightening things out, so that it  would help the ladies to have things  more cheery and bright at such events  they hope to give throughout the  summer months.  Maurice Daly arrived back from  Spokane Thursday 2!Jth looking hale  and hearty after a couple of terms at  the Gorizaga College. He left the  College the 1st of May and instead of  coming home at that time he decided  to stay a few weeks with friends with  whom he says he put in one of tlie  best times of his life. We are glad to  have Maurice back with us aiid especially on account of the great help he  will be to the baseball and lacrosse  clubs.  The Directors of the Fruit Growers'  Association got together Saturday  evening last to discuss ways and means  of handling this summer's crop. It  was recommended that the Association build or rent a building in which  all fruit could be packed collectively  that is to say that the Association  would have an experienced packer and  grader in charge while the growers  would bring all their produce to this  central building where it would be  carefully examined and shipped in  their name.     Without doubt this will  Mr. and Mrs. Rev. McKenzie returned last Wednesday from' Vancouver  where they 'spent a delightful three  weeks holiday. i.They had the pleasure  of visiting Victoria and many other  places of interest. This was their first-  trip to the Pacific and they were  charmed with the trip.  Oui-i cousins from across the line  continue to pass through on their  way to stake'out new homes in the  last far west. Some arrive'in. the old  IM-air-ie fashion, pots arid pahs, cats  and dogs and chicken galore piled up,  while others have, pack horses, well  laden   for a Jong camping' oiit  trip.  J. A. BROWN.  Notary Public  CbXVKYAXCIXG, CUSTOMS niiOKEIIAGE,  FIRE   INSUJl'ANCK  OFFICE  KEREMEOS. B.C.  C.   JE.  SHAW  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provincial Land Surveyor.  C2caled Tenders addressed to the undersigned,  **"��������� and endorsed "Tender to Complete jetty  at Stovcston, 11. C." will be received at this  ofh'oe until i.OO p. in. on Tuesday. .Iuno 17tli,  I'll'*, for the completion of a Jetty at Steves-  ton, at- the Mouth of the Kraser River. New  Westminster. B.C.'  Plans, specifications and form of contract can  be seen and forms of tender obtailicd at this  Department and at the offices oCC.C. Wors-  fold. Esq., District Engineer, New "Westminster, 11, C: F. W. Aylmor, Esq., Ilistrict Engineer. Chase.H.C, and on application to the  Postmaster at Steveston, B.C. .,;   '������������������  Persons tendering aro notified that tenders  will not be considered unless made on tho  printed forms supplied and signed with their  actual signatures, statins their occupations  and places of residence, in the ease of firms,  tlie actual signature, the nature of tho occupation, and place of residence of each .member of  the firm must be given. .  Each tender must be accompanied by an accepted cheque on a chartered bank, payable to  the order of the Honourable the Minister of  Public Works, equal to ten per cent (10 p.c.) of  the amount of the tender, which will be forfeited if the persons tendering decline to enter  into a contract when called'upon to do so, or  fail to complete the work contracted for. If  the tender be not accepted the cheque will be  returned.  , *  The department doe������ not bind itself to accept  the lowest or any tender.  By Order  K. C. DESROCHERS.  Secretary.'  Office of J. A. Brown  KEREMEOS ^ - B.C.  ,R, H. BOG-ERS,  '   M.A., B.C.L.  .BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTA RY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G.N.R.. Station  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,   Proprietress.  SILKS  Large Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk 'handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOflMY SING, Keremeos  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa. May Kith 10li>  ���������21-2  Newspapers will not be paid for this advertisement if they insert it without authority  from the Department.  SING LEE  Laundry, Contracting- of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of. Chinese  Labor.  Keremeos, B.C.  ���������   AS YOU SOW  Shedl You Reap  Sow Only the Best Field and Garden  Seeds.    We have them.  And  everything else for the rancher  and ,6rchardist  F.   RICHTER  ESTATE  KEREMEOS,- PMT CTOX  TVA/EDDLE'S  AUTO STAGE SERVICE  P Tweddle's ears are  comfort- }  \       able.    Tweddle's drivers I  ������ are experts. ������  k No delavs. No accidents  CjKALKD TENDERS addressed to the under-  *-: signed, and endorsed "Tender for Public  Building, Greenwood, B.C.," will be received  at this office until 4.00 p.m., on Monday, June  I(i, lill'l. for the construction of a Public Building at Greenwood, U. C.  Plans, specification and form of contract can  be seen and forms of tender obrairicd at the  office of Mr. Win. Henderson, Resident Architect, Victoria, B.C., at the Post Office, Greenwood. B.C.. and at this Department.  Persons tendering are notified that tenders  will not be considered unless made out on the  printed forms supplied, and signed with their  actual signatures, stating their oceiitiations  and places of residence. Tn the case of firms,  the- actual signature , the nature of the occupations, and place of residence of each member of  the firm must be given.  Each tender must be accompanied by an accepted cheque on a charterer bank, payable to  the order of the Honourable the Minister of  Public Works, equal to ten per cent. (10 p.c) of  the amount of the tender, which, will be forfeited if the person tendering decline to enter  into a contract when called upon to do so, or  fail to complete the work contracted for. If  the tender be not accepted the cheque will be  returned.  The Departmentdoes not bind itself to accept  the lowest or any tender.  By order  K.C. Dl'-SROCHERS,  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, May 21st, lill.'t  Newspapers will not bo paid for this advertisement if they  insert it without ai  Autos leave Penticton every morning to connect with trains to Hedley.  Princeton. Coalmont. Oroville and  all Boundary points.  Leave Keremeos for Penticton on  arrival of Great Northern trains  Pare���������single $(5.00  RETURN $11.00  Baggage carried. Commercial trunks  "arranged for  Break the monotony of train and  -boat travel and take an auto trip.  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  @  @  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  Its  flore  Than   That    1  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������ass  After ransacking their* brains and asking  the public to ransack theirs for a suitable slogan one town on the coast hit on the capital  caption  IT'S THE CLIMATE  Now in Keremeos we don't give any edge  on any other place in the matter of climate for  we have the simon pure brand right here. But  while we have the climate we have more.  Its not only the climate but the money you  will make  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.  ������  ������  ������  ���������������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ���������������  ������  ������  ���������������  When you arrive at Penticton or  Keremeos ask for.  TWEDDLE'S AUTO STAGE  Ca rs Ca il a t id 1 Hoteis  from the Department.  authority  WATER NOTICE  KeremeosPenticton  Royal Mall Horse and Auto Stage.  Establish 1805  Leaves Penticton for Keremeos  on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday returning alternative days  FARE ��������� Auto Stage,  $6.00.     Horse  Stage, $4.   Horse Stage; 2nd class, $3.  F" R U I T    TREES  Buy Healthy Home Grovwn Trees  No Danger of Importing Pests       No Injury from Fumigation  No Drying Out in Course.of Shipment  Protect Yourself toy Buyirig Our Trees  Write for catalogue and Price List to,  THE   RIVERSIDE   NURSERIES  "   Debt. B. GRAND FORKS, B. c.  Established in i'900 125 ACRES  RJepresehtatlyie.���������\f. Dynes, Penticton  N. B.��������� We have Dwarf stock in���������Mcintosh Red, Wealthy, Jonathan, Cox's  Orange, Ontario, Northern Spy arid Wagener.  Special  trips to any point with  horses or auto made at any time  by arrangement.  W. E. WELBY, Prop., Penticton, B.C.  EOR    SERVICE  The Throughbred Running  Stallion  ��������� i -i ������,i * 1       .     4.1,,-     I UUJUUL1UIJS     tL������     LIIU    JlppIlCf  be   worked With  great  success bj   the   with the_ Comptroller of Water Rights, Parlia-  Notice of Application for the Approval of  Plans and Petition for Approval  of Undertaking  ���������"PAKE NOTICE that Ashawota Power Coiii-  -"-. . puny, Ltd., Will apply to the Coriiptrollor  of Water nights for the approval of tho plans  of the works to be construetcd for the utilization of the water from Similkameen river,  which the applicant is, by Water Permit No.  'J8 authorized to take and use for power purposes.  Petition for the approval of the undertaking  .will also be made to the Honourable the Minister of Lands.  The plans and particulars required by subsection (I) of section 70 of the "Water Act" as  amended and the petition and plans for approval of undertaking as required by Section  Hi), have been filed with the Comptroller of  Water Rights at Victoria and with the Water  Recorder at Kairview and Nicola.  Objections to tlie application may be filed  t  YOU WANT THE BEST  IT fUWAYS PflVS BEST  There are Two Kinds of Printing  The one is turned put by the mail avIio believes that  anything goes, but the other by the one who values  the reputation of his establishment too highly to  allow any work to go out which will not do him  credit.  'Beauti fu I and Best"  (Canadian Stud Book No. 237)  majority of growers yet at the same  time should not be binding to those  who have gone to considerable expense in having packing houses of  their own built. "Nevertheless this is  tlie first real step at a successful way  of handling the fruit crop.  ment Buildings, Victoria.  !S-'I T. D. PICKAKI)  Agent of the Applicant.  Dated at.Vancouver, B.C., this 2!)th  day of May, IMS.  When   writing Advertisers    Please  Mention the Gazette.  Will stand  for public service  at,"the  Willows," Keremeos, B.C., for  the season of 191H  Fee for- service of mares $10 to insure.  Mares may be pastured  E. M. DALY.  H. C. N. ETCHES  is Agent for the Hedley Gazette in  Keremeos and authorized to book  Subscriptions and take  orders for  job work and advertising.  There is just as good work being done iir country  offices as in the cities, and often as poor work in the cities  as in the worst country shops  In Prices the country office can do just as well for  you and you save the express. The city printer may get  his stock a trifle cheaper by saving the local freight, but  his rent and other overhead expenses are higher, and in  the end'he is obliged to charge as much or more than the  country printer will charge for the same class of work.  POST OFFICE,   KEREMEOS,  B. C.  THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE  is prepared to  do any kind of Avork that may come along.  No order too small and none too large.

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