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The Hedley Gazette Jun 10, 1915

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 ���������jXH! .i';.' ���������?VlLLsl:*:jr\''r<>J\j.'.j Yr-I .K.M'.������  ...... ������������������.������������������* *-''L*3"W������  >   -  *  O  ^ ���������  f*  ,fi^ ,.    -*  ,*- \  Lv'l j  *r ���������     "V. "' '*  fa/3D      V  AN!) SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  . :.-' -v ���������-.'/-  Bifiiin"'?   _";���������_���������**-.:  .-. i ���������-1/ iii iu-jiJfi.i'i'J'-ilU'-  *-i������- .,.-,' T ---,-.- ;������ *-. ���������-...;'  Volume' XL '   N umber ^1. t\^  ��������� HEDLEY, B.C.', THUESDAY, JUNE 10, 1915.  i^    $2:'0d,"-i-N Advance  N. Thompson phone sbymour 591S  MGK. WESTERN CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  ~        x .,   Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  Offices and Warehouse, 817-63 Beatty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  PRESERVE THE FORESTS  Novel Method of Impressing  on  the  "     Public the Necessity of Pro-  ,   tectiug B. C Forests  -��������������������������� from Fire  A. F. & A. M.      .  REGULAR monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge No. 13, A. IT. & A. M.,  "are held on the second  Friday in  aach month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  -  brethren arc cordially invited to attend.  S. E. HAMILTON  Secretary  BO  A. CREELMAN,  W. M  L. O. L.  The Regular    meetings of  Hedley Lodge 17-14 are held on  tho  first and third Monday in  every month in the Orange Hall  ������������0  Ladies meet 2nd and 1 Mondays  "Visiting brethern are cordially invited  A. J. KING, W. M  C. P. DALTON, Scc't.  R.  F***.  BROWN  British Columbia Land Surveyor  Tel. No. 78  PENTICTON,  P. O. Dha-ivi-k 100  B. C.  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL  ENGINEER and BRITISH  COLUMBIA LAND SURVEYOR  Star Building  Princeton  v  \A/a IterC lay to. n.  ;-" Barrister,'Solicitor, Etc,  HONEY TO  LOAN  PENTICTON,  B. C.  HEDLEY OPERA HOUSE  \        J- HOWE, manager  Roller Skating on Tuesday and Thursday  each week, from S���������.10:30 p.m.; admission  25c, skates supplied.    Mondays from 2:30  to 5 p.m. for ladies only, free.  Also open for Dances and Other Engagements.  GREAT  NORTHERN  HOTEL  ��������� HEDLEY B.C.  Bar and Table the Best.   Rates Moderate  First Class Accommodation  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor,  EGGS FOR HATCHING  From imported heavy laying  strains of  WHITE WYANDOTTES   und    Single Comb White Leghorns  Day old  chicks for sale about end  of March  A few White Leghorn Roosters for-  sale  James Murdoch  Sterling Creek,       -       Hedley, B.C.  "WHEN   "WRITING  ADVERTISKKS PLEASE  MENTION THE GAHISTTE  An interesting departure has\been  made under the direction of the Hon.  W. R. Ross to make our people realize  the great importance of the lumber industry and the necessity of protecting  the forest resources of British Columbia  from  damage by fire.  Moving pictures have nowadays an  educational power only second to that  of the press ��������� itself. Hence last year  a number of the motion picture  theatres in the Provine were supplied  with a set of slides to be used in the  intervals between the ordinary films,  the pictures bearing the following legends, each supported by a typical forest scene:  "One moment please! "While waiting, resolve to be careful with fire in  tho woods."   .  "Only six trees (shown in picture)  but their manufacture into lumber cm-  ployed 100 men for. one day. Put your  fires out."  "$400,000 reward! Is what the lumber industry of the Pacific North West  pays the community daily for labor,  supplies, etc. You sharc.it. Be careful with^ire in the woods. The road  t-r. prosperity lies through the forests;  don't burn them up!"  The slides were sent -out under instructions from the Minister of Lands  with a letter explaining the need for  the co-operation of the threatrc proprietors in order to roach a large body  of the public inaccessible by any other  means. The result was entirely satisfactory, both theatres and patrons  expressing their appreciation.  This year the idea was extended,  every motion picture theatre in British Columbia received a.set, the subjects being more direct in their &p-'  peals' as is shown by'-'the inscriptions:  (1) "Wage earners and Merchants!  The lumber industry already employs  over half the wage, earners in British  Columbia, and distributes over 20 million dollars annually for labor and  supplies ������������������ * * * make it permanent  by protecting the forests from fire  (view shown of export sawmill with  shipping)  ' (2) "Taxpayers!. Forests pay into  British Columbia treasury 2 1-2 million dollars annually * * *' Prevent fires, and keep your taxes down  (logging scene.")  (3)    "Hunters      and      Fishermen!  Green forests afford shelter for game,  and   clear   water   for   fish    *    *    *  Help keep them green (forest guard-  in canoe on patrol.")  In utilizing the motion picture  theatre on the lines-described, a powerful agency has been recognized for  reaching the general public. The posters displayed along the roads, and in  the neighborhood of logging camps  and sawmills are familiar to many,  while the woodsmen and other followers of the open air life are reminded  of the necessity for care with fire  every time they use a forest branch  whetstone.  The general public with its plans  for. holiday camps, picnics and the like,  will also be reminded of the fire danger, and will undoubtedly respond as  good citizens and shareholders in the  prosperity of the Province.  MORE HORSES REQUIRED  Heavy Draft Horses and Riding Horses  Wanted���������Must Be In Good Condition and Broken.  GEOLOGISTS AT WOKX  On June 24th, Mr. R. F. Bovan, the  Dominion Government remount officer, will be in Hedley for- the purpose  of buying horses for the Canadian government. Riding and artillery horses  from 5 to 10 years old, 15-1 lo 16 hands  in height, and weighing between 1050  and 1550 pounds are required for overseas service. Bays, browns, black?,  chestnuts, blue roans and red roans  are the colors wanted. All hor������es must  be in at least fair condition as to flesh,  sound, of good conformation, free  from blemish or vice; artillery horses  are to be broken to harness, and saddle horses to ride.  Heavy draft horses weighing up to  T.550 pounds, suitable for artillery and  transport, will be purchased. These  must have good shoulders, deep in the  girth and back ribs, short backs well  ribbed up and active. Horses with  white strips in face will not be. rejected.  Horses suitable for officers' chargers  will also be purchased. These must be  solid color, good conformation, well  broken, and have good manners; they  must be from 15-1 to 10 hands high,  and weigh from l050 to 1250 pounds.  Horses must have' quality, lie free  walkers and move straight; neck  reined horses  preferred.  Field   Operations   of   the   Geological  Survey   in   Western   Canada.  During*   the   Summer  of 1915  JUST ESCAPED IN TIME'  Private A. F. Quinn of 72nd Highlanders  Tells How Remnant of Vancouver  Battalion Escaped at Ypres.  TEN  YEARS  AGO  (From the Hedley Gazette ot June    \  Stir, 1905.-) t  A new 5-ton safe for tho Bank of  B. N. A. came in yesterday.  Engineer Tracy's gang of Great Northern surveyors.are at present camped  at J. H. Bromley's.  H. A. Wright will move his shoe  shop to a building that is being finished for,him south  of the  Commercial  DESTRUCTION OF WEEDS  Residents Should Do All in Their Power  to Eliminate These Pests.  ^^^3m������8nJl'i3'^ij'^'^^ir'^"rf^i8''^i������^'^������dMl3i5V'  *S -5  st x  I Grand  Union |  I Hotel        I  as ' x  ������ HEDLEY,   British Columbia ������x  ss  as  at  ~  a������  St ~  af  Rates���������$r.5Q a Day and Up  81  First-Class Accommodation.  Bar Stocked with Best Brands  of Liquor and Cigars  St  tt  ft"  af  ss  as  tt  it  ������.������  ���������"���������������������������'���������i'iWi'wa-y*^^  A.   WINKLER,     Propraetor  .if  x  X  X,  X  ���������X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  The following paragraph is an excerpt from the," Noxious Weeds Act,"  and is especially applicable to many of  the residents of Hedley :  '".'J. (1) ft shall be the duty of every  occupant of land, or, if the land is  unoccupied, it shall lie the duty of  the owner thereof or the accredited  agent of such owner n-sident in the  Province, to cut down and burn or  effectively destroy all noxious weeds  growing on such land, imd on every  road or highway immediately adjoining such land to ;i dist.-nice or  extent of one-half lhe width of such  road or highway nearest to such  land, in each year between the first  day of April and the llrst day of  November, as often as.may be necessary to prevent the ripening and  scattering of the seed of noxious  weeds."  hotel.  Mr. Win. Bryant, "chef de cuisine"  at the Commercial has purchased the  old Welby -ranch from Mr. Studd with  the intention of raising prize pet poultry and market gardening.  The Hedley Lumber-Company's drive  of saw-logs is now all out of the Tulameen river, but is being held at the.  mouth of China creek until the weather- is a little more settled.  Geo. Sproule has moved his blacksmith shop into the new building across  the street and work is in active progress to convert the hall buikling into  the hotel for- Petersons.  The Nicola Herald is a neat publication started at Nicola Lake by J. A.  Fraser and will be devoted to the interests of the Nicola district. The  Herald is a likely looking candidate  for-public favor and the Gazette wishes it success.  G. If. Winter of the Bank of B.N.A.  who has been in charge of the Hedley  branch, left by Monday's stage for Penticton. Air.'Winter made many warm  friends during his brief stay here. He  is succeeded in the management of the  Hedley branch by Mr. L. G. AlacHaffie  who thus takes a step up, and i\lr. J.J.  Irwin takes his place as teller.  MARTIAL LAW IN VIENNA  Owing to Unrest Following Italian Declaration of War Martial Law  Is Proclaimed.  Geneva, .Tune 'A. ���������Alartial law has  been proclaimed in Vienna, as ;i, result of the unrest which has followed  the Italian declaration of war against  Austria.  Field operations by the Geological  Survey will be continued in western  Canada during the summer of 1915,  and particular attention will be given  to our economic resources in minerals,  both metallic and non-metallic.  Dr. E. L. Bruce will continue his  investigations of the ore deposits of  Amisk (Beaver) Lake district in northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan and  Mr. A. McLean will complete the mapping of the Pembina Mountain area  near the U. SL boundary.  A geological exploration of the  Churchill River area from South Indian lake to Hudson bay will be made  by Mr. F. J. Alcock.  Mr. Charles Carnsell will examine  the geology at the .east end of Lake  Athabaska ancl look into the reported  occurrence of silver at Fond, du Lac.  The latter part of the season will  probably be spent by Mr. Carnsell .in  making an exploration of the region  traversed by tlie Grand Trunk Pacific  -railway between Fort George and  Telkwa.   -  Mr. S. E. Slipper in addition' to completing tho , geological field work for  the special.' map of the Sheep Creek  area, Alberta; will make an investigation of the-'underground waters of an  area in Southern Alberta in the vicinity of Lethbridge, ancl will continue  the collection of boring records in the  oil and gas areas.  Further investigations into the coal  resources of the western provinces  and of,the oil prospects will.be made  by Mr. D. Bi-Dowling. ���������������������������'���������' ���������������������������.  Dr. Bruce Rose will study the geology of the Flathead and Crowsuest'  coal areas mapping the productive  coal measures ancl .inquiring into the  prospects for oil. An examination will  also be made by Mr. F. H. McLean of  sections, of the Benton, Kootenay, Fernie and Blairmore formations of these  areas ancl fossils will be collected.  Mr. J. S. Stewart will also have charge  of a party under Dr. Rose's supervision studying the structure of the disturbed belt of the foothills south of  the Oldman river.  Dr. S. J. Schofield, after completing  the investigation of the silver-lead  and zinc deposits of Ainsworth and  the geological mapping of the country  between Kootenay lake and Cranbrook,  will start mapping the.geology of the  Windermere  area.  Mr. O. B. LeRoy will be occupied  with work entailed by his appointment  as a member of the commission named  to investigate the iron resources" of  -Canada. Should time permit the raapr  ping of the Sloean area will be completed.  Dr. C. W. Drysdalc will map the Lil-  looet area on a scale of 2 miles to 1  inch and make an examination of the  ore  deposits.  Mr. D. J. MacKenzic will study the  geology of tlie Hazelton-Aldernicre  area paying particular attention to  mineral deposits.  A geological examination of an area  on Stewart river, Yukon, will be made  by Dr. D. D. Cairnce, special examinations being made of the gold-bearing  quartz in Dublin gulch. McQuestion  river, ancl of silver-lead deposits in  the vicinity of Mayo lake.  Dr. C. M. Kindle will carry on stati-  graphical and palaeontological investigations in Rocky Mountain park  and Mr. .13; L. Burling will examine  geological sections along the main  lines of the Canadian Pacific and  Grand Trunk Pacific railways.  Mr. C. H. Sternberg will collect  dinossaui",ian and other reptilian remains from the vicinity of the Canadian   portions   of  Milk   river   and   its  tributaries, and will explore this reg-   ancl    by   Mr.    W.    B.    Nickerson    in  ion to locate the most promising areas I Manitoba.  In a letter to his sister, Miss Florence,  Quinn, of Vancouver-, Private A. F.  Quinn of the'72nd Seaforths gives some  vivid details of the fighting in which  he was wounded at Ypres-; He' says  in part:  "The first day'of'the fight 1 got  through without a scratch, although  the bullets were humming around me  like a swarm of flies and men were  dropping beside me. The man I had  chummed with for the past six months  was killed and a lot of fellows I liked  best. The second day we were sent-  into the trenches to reinforce the  Eighth Battalion and 1 tell you there  .was nothing slow about the Germans  in froiit'rtf us. I was looking through  a loophole in the trench parapet when  a shell burst nearly over my head���������  and whack! -1 thought my arm was  gone. It felt as if someone h.-icl hit me  in the at in with a .sledgehammer* I  had no time to take my coat off, "-o 1  one of the boys tie it up tight. The  shells were dropping on us pretty  thick and hitting .some of us nearly  every time. About an hour after the  first one hit .me .-mother piece of shell  hit me in the back of the shoulder  and it is still in there.  "We all knew that we couldn't hold  them back much longer and that we  would have to retire or- fall into the  hands of the Huns. The country behind our trenches was level and open  and no reinforcement:* could get in to  us in the daytime because the. Germans could cover the whole ground  with their artillery and machine guns.  "Well, we stuck itjlntil .7:30 and then  came the order to retire, and the few  that were left started back, .and-we  just started in time, for- we hadn't got  more than a hundred yards when the  Germans were over our trenches; in.  drecis and it seemed as, if about ten  million bullets were flying around me.  One went through the top of my cap,  another went into my water-bottle,  but we didn't mind the bullets; we. had  got used to them living around."  for fosail collecting. Mr. Geo. F.  Sternberg will collect reptilian remains from' the Edmonton formation  on Red Deer river. Both of these  parties will.also make careful search  for fossils of primitive mammals.  Topographical work will be carried  i  on at a number of points. Mr. B. R.  MacKay will complete the survey of  Lake Athabaska; Mr. C. H. Freeman  will complete the map of the Sheep  Creek section of Alberta; Mr. S. C.  McLean will carry on triangulation  in coal areas of the Rocky mountains;  Mr. D. A. Nichols will make a topographic map of the coal area of High-  wood river; Mr. F. S. Falconer will  continue the mapping of the district to  the north of Revelstokc and Mr. A.  G. Haul tain will make a topographic  map of the Mayo district. Stewart fiver, Yukon.  Professor John Macoun and James  Macoun will conduct botanical investigations,on the islands in the Gulf of  Georgia and on the east side of Vancouver island.  Mr. T. A. Teit will make ethnological studios among the Athabaskan  tr'bcs of northern British Columbia.  Mr. Christian Leden is collecting anthropological specimens among the  Eskimos of tho west coast of Hudson  bay.  Archaeological investigations will  be carried on by Mr. H. I. Smith in the  vicinity of Fort Frase:- and Hazelton  on  the  Grand  Trunk Pacific  railway THE HKDIEY GAZETTE, JUNE 10. 1915  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  Subscriptions In Advance  Per Year   -.92,00  -      "   (United .St(itos)..............  .'.... 450  -, Advertising Rates  Measurement, 1;. lines to the inch.  Transient Advcr-ilscments���������not exceeding one  inch, Sl-.OO for one insertion, '-'ii cents for  eiicli subsequent insertion. Over one inch.  Id cents per lino for llrst insertion and 5  ��������� ���������'- cents pel- lino for each subsequent, insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch pur month  SI.25; over 1 inch and up to I inches, 81.0(1  per inch per month. To constant advertisers  taking larger space than four inches, on  application, rates will-bo given of reduced  charges, based on size of space and length  of time.  Certificate of Improvements .$10.00  (Where more than one claim appears  in notice. S2.30 for, each additional  claim.) ���������-.'''  GEO. E. FRENCH, Manager.  1 army corps will have been worn  ! to   skeletons,   and   niiiny   "will  j have bomi canghtat a disadvan  ' tno-e   anil   cut off altogether.---  i New-Advertiser..  NEED COMPULSION IN FACTORY  MORE THAN FOR ARMY  Last quar.  -I  Now "VI oon  ". .12  First, quar.  20  Full Moon  20 .  1915  J  U N E  1915  Sun.  Mon.  Tiies  . Wed.  Thu.  Fri. Sat.  20  U  21  1  S  15  10  17  24  4  11  IS  12  10  3o  20     :-so  W HY?  Up to date tho ��������� Siniilkaineen  Valiey-- has only contributed  thirteen recruits for 54th Battalion now being mobilized, and  fifty men are expected and required from this district.  This state of affairs is regrettable especially, when other  districts have dor;*- so well in  some places more uien have offered and been accepted .'thn.ii  were required.  What is the reason'? Is it  possible that the citizens of this  valley are not fully awake to  the fact that the liberty and  honor of: our nation is at stake?  We think that there is a great  lack of patriotic enthusiasm  and that nothing in the shape  of meeting or demonstrations  have been held to stimulate in-  interest in this our greatest  national crisis. "Enlist, young  men, enlist!"  Compulsory service, military  or civil, is foreign to British  ideas but between a form of  conscription and a possibility  of ���������incomrjlete victory over Gei--  many the people of Great Britain would not hesitate one  moment. Press and' public  have made that abundantly  clear. ,  Rt. Hon. David Lloyd George,  minister 6f munitions, has explained tlie position. The war  office' has as many recruits as  it can keep supplied -with ''munitions. At this stage of the war  compulsory civil service is therefore more .probable of early realization than compulsory military service.  That Great Britain should  have more soldiers than it can  keep equipped is not surprising.  Most men would rather light  the enemy fa'cetoface in trenches than indirectly in the shell  foundries or supply factories.  Every British subject want to  help the Empire in its time of  trial and that the realization of  the supreme ���������military importance of-the work in the factories should come, after that of  the need for a.. large army in  the field is only natural.  It may. , there fore, happen  that a campaign of education  into the need for compulsory  employment in munition works  would be more necessary than  similar action concerning military service.-Nelson News.  Military and Heavy Draft  HORSES WANTED  For CANADIAN GOVERNMENT  RIDING  HORSES  Age. rising 5 to 10 yrs. Height, 15-1  to 15-3 hands. Weight, 1050 to 1250 lbs.  ARTILLERY HORSES  Age, rising 5 to 10 yrs.   Height, 15-2  to 16 luirids.   Weight, 1350 to 1550 lbs.  Colours���������Bays, browns", blitcks, chestnuts, blue r-nuns,rred roans. No light  greys or whites.  Requirements���������All horses must be in  at. least fair condition as to flesh,  sound, of good conformation, free from  bli'nii.-hes or- vice; artillery horses  broken to harness and saddle horses  lo ride.  HEAVY DRAFT HORSES  Hi-itvy draft hoises weighing up to  l.V>0 pounds suitable for artillery and  transport w.ill be pun-based.  Such horses must have good shoulders, deep in the. girth and back ribs,  short backs well ribbed up and active.  Hoises with white strips in face, will  not be rejected.  Horses suitable for officers' chargers  will be purchased. These must be solid  color, good conformation, well broken  and have good manners, height 15-1 to  ]U hands,"weight 1050 lo 1250 pounds.  Horses must have quality, be free  walkers ancl move straight, neck reined hoises preferred.  A.  D. McRAE, LIEUT. COL.  Chief Commissioner for   Remounts  for tbe West.  The Convenience of a  Joint Account  \ A JOINT Account may be opened in the  *--*��������� names of 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.  78 Years in Business.  Hedley Branch  Capita' and Surplus $7,884,000.  C. P. DALTON, Manager  ��������� urn  The Conquest of Russia.  Speculations as to prospects  of the Austrian advance in  Galicia and the investment of  Lemberg have little value. We  may be sure that if the Teutonic allies can get within some ten  miles of Lemberg and can establish and work their siege  guns at that distance   the   city  Since the war began the United States lias exported $900.-  000,000 more goods than it has  purchased from foreign conn  tries. Such a favorable trade  balance would not have been  possible if the United States  had not fostered its industries  by a strong fiscal policy.  HOUSES   WII.I.  UK JNSI'KCTKD  13Y  Mr. R. F. BEVAN  Government Remount Officer  Princeton, Thuisday Fou-noon, June 2-1  Hedley, Thursday Afternoon, June 2-1-  Keremeos,  Friday, June 25,  LOio.  Someone has thought it advisable to figure out that if the  children attending public- school  in the United States were set to  work cultivating vacant areas,  they would raise '$200,000,000  worth of ��������� produce every year,  which information is sent a-  broad with the endorsement of  one of the self-styled economists  of the day, who adds to it the  words,**! believe it." This gritve  point having been settled, we  suggest that some other highly  NOTICE  ' Liquor Act, 1910.  "jVTOTICl*; is hereby given that, on the  ���������*��������� * 21.si day of June next, application  will be made lo the. Superintendent of Provincial Police for transfer of tlie license  for the sale ol' Ik-norby retail in and upon  the premises known as the Central. Hotel,  situate at Keremeos Centre, British Columbia, from Malibiirton Tweddle to Leslie  Hutcheon, of Keremeos Centre, British  Columbia.  HALIBURTON TWEDDLE.  Dated this 20th day of May, 1915. 1S-5  1  SING LEE  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing lanci, Cooking' and all kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Keremeos, B.C.  cannot stand.     But if we   suppose that thisttbjeetive shall_be|p.;"'t-|'expe[.fc in a ]mbiit. department in Washington should set  attained, and that I-Jussian  Poland shall be piered in one  or more new places the military advantage would be uncertain. Russia cannot be conquered by invasion and occupation like small and more central  countries. The farther Austria  and Germany might penetrate  into iiussn'i the more troops  they would need to hold their  gains and the more they would  have lost in the struggle. Russia can well afford to lose man  for man. She can always raise  more men than her enemies,  though she may usually be outnumbered at particular points  by reason of her inferior mobility. Russia, can. always find  provisions for her troops and  may often make it difficult for  Austria to feed h?.!* armies. If  Russia is not equal to the enemy  on the offensive she understands  defensive tactics as well as any  country.- Long before an invading Teutonic army can  reach a vital part of Russia  many regiments, divisions   and  I  himself to work to discover  what proportion of tlie motive  power needed to drive the electric railways in the United  States could be derived from  the utilisation of the force exercised   liy   the   passengers   in  OFFER   IS   ACCEPTED  Militia Department Notifies Laval University That It Will Accept Hospital of 1,040 Beds.  "Montreal, June. 2.���������The Faculty of  Medicine nt Laval University, whose  offer for a. hospital for Overseas service was rejected last week, the Militia  Department stating that there appeared to be- sufficient action in that line,  has just been notified from Ottawa  that the Government will accept a  hospital equipment and personnel of  1,0.10 beds with the following establishment:  Twenty-three, medical officers, two  quailernmsteis, two warrant officers,  twenty-one staff sergeants, two buglers and seventy-three  nursing sisters.  Synopsis of Coal Mining Regulations  flOATj mining rights of tlio Dominion, ii  KJ Manitoba. Saskatchewan and Alberta,  the Yukon Territory, tlio North-west Territories niul in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be loused for a term of  twenty-one years at an annual rental of ������1 an  aero. Xot more than 2,5'iU acres will be leased  to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made by the  applicant in person to tho Agent or Sub-Agent  of the district-in which the rights applied for  are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must be des- I  cribed by sections, or lcgnl sub-divisions of ',  sections, und in unsurveycil territory the tract I  applied for shall be staked oat by thu applicant j  himself.  '-"noli application must bo accompanied by 11 1  fee of SS wljicli will bo refunded if the rights  applied for are not, available, but not other-  wise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output, of the mine at the rate of five cents  per ton.  The person oiierating the mine shall furnish  the Agent with sworn returns accounting for  the full (inutility of inerchantable eoa mined  and nay the royalty thereon. 1 the coal mining rights are not being operated such returns  should tie furnished at least once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights  only, hut, the lessee may lie permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may  be considered necessary for the working of the  mine at the rate of $111.00 an acre  '���������'or full information implication should be  made to the Secretary ol the Department of  the Interior, Ottawa. orS o any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY.  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  X.H.-Unantliorizod publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. il-fiin  QUICKEST REMEDY EVER  SOLD   IN   HEDLEY  We have never sold anything here  in Hedley with the INSTANT action  of the simple mixture of buckthorn  bark, glycerine, etc., known as Adler-  i-ka. This remedy, used successfully  for appendicitis, is so cjiiiek and powerful that ONE SPOONFUL relieves  almost ANY CASE of constipation,  .sour or gassy -stomach. Adler-i-ka acts  on BOTH lower and upper bowel and  it is the must THOROUGH bowel  cleanser we ever saw. F. M. Gillespie,  druggist.  Done in the Most  Artistic Styles  Large   and   Modern   Plant,  giving facility for prompt execution of all orders  AT  ,B   ,  B      1  Our Ideas are Effective and  Our Work of the   Highest  Standard  THE  HEDLEY, B.C.  Satisfaction Guarantee  sssEBSBBBasmsasu ,,    THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, JUNE 10. l������15  A Dominion Express office has b'een  opened in Princeton.  Mrs. "W. J. Forbes enteitained the  Girls'��������� Sewing Club on Wednesday  afternoon.  Trains will bo running daily between  Oroville and Princeton, comnfenc-ing  July 1st.  I"1. J. Parsons, of the Swift-Canadian  Company, was in town on Tuesday  afternoon.  The hour- of church services in Hed-  ' ley has been changed from 7:30 to*8:00  p. in. for- the summci months.  S.G.McClelland, representing Smith,  Davidson & Wright, Vancouver, was  in Hedley yesterday.  Word reached Hedley on Satin day  that Sid Edwards, who left hei e, some  time ago for the. front, is on the list  of the missing.  Wo are pleased to he able lo report  the success of Miss Marjory Smith at  her- recent musical examination at Penticton on June 4-th, when she passed  ���������with high,.honors.  Mrs. ,1. Jamieson, of Nanaimo, arrived last week on a visit of several*  weeks duration with her mother, Mrs.  Knowles, sr. She is accompanied by  her little  girl.  Divine service will he concluded in  the church on Sunday, June 13th, at  8 p.m. Subject, "The True and Living  Way." A hearty invitation is extended to all.    Preacher, R. G. Stewart.  Mr. G. P. Jones ancl Dr. McEwen  left on Tuesday afternoon by auto for  Greenwood to attend a sitting of the  Court of Assize to be held there today.  They were accompanied by Mrs. G. P.  Jones and Mr. and Mrs. YV*. Sampson.  The June competition for the Golf  Club's monthly medal will take place  on Thursday, Friday ancl Saluiday,  the 10th, 11th and 12th inst., and it is  hoped that there will be a full turnout  of members. Partieulais re the handicaps will be posted at the first teeing-  ground.  "Rough on Rats" clears, out Rats,  Mice, etc., Don't die in the House. 15c.  and 25c. at Drug and Country Stores.'  or two of the events will not he finished in straight heats. ,  The "Monarchs of the Air," a comedy attraction, will give three separate and distinct turns during the afternoon of twenty minutes each, comprising trapeze work, comedy-barrel  stunts and Roman ring.  T  DENTAL CORPS MOBILIZES  Ottawa, June 5.���������Orders have been  sent out by the militia department  that the last men of the dental .corps  oj, the Canadian expeditionary force  which is composed of dental surgeons  from all parts of the country, will  mobilize in Ottawa not later than  next Monday. Many officers have already reported.  >LE������ MEAT  -T.  IARKET  a ��������� b  All kinds of fresh and  cured meats always on  hand. Fresh Fish on  sale every Thursday,  "ggmrttwiw  R. J. EDMOND, Prop.  is  now with  Us  Call and See our New  Samples of Wallpaper  Burlaps, Cretonnes, Etc.  fledleu Drug & Book Store  Hedley, e. C  J  fruits Ii  T have a cracker-jack proposition for  a good live wire Agent in Hedley.  Lady or* gentleman. Write me at  once. F. C. Ritchie, 132 Pemberton  Block, Victoria, B. C.  jf OF   INTEREST  TO ������  S Poultry Raisers ������  This is the season o������ the year when you should,  eat le.<s meat, and what is more delicious than  sliced Oranges and other fruits for breakfast.  "'Simkist" Oranges���������the famous brand that  you.so often read about���������extra good, priced  according to size.  Radishes, Cauliflower. Onions, Lettuce and  other vegetables every Wednesday.  CREELMAN & LYALL  "STORE OF QUALITY"  ���������  X  ���������  X  X  X  ������&:  sS  SEE THAT IT IS  Made In Canada  6  I  8  Clip this advertisement'from  the Hedley Gazette and mail  it to us today. In return we  will send you, without charge  generous samples of our famous Chick Food and Growing  Food in order that you m-iy  test their- wonderful values.  State name and address and  nearest post office, also name  and  address of your dealer.  The VANCOUVER MILLING  and GRAIN COMPANY, Ltd.  Vancouver, B C.  I  HEDLEY GAZETTE  JOB DEPARTMENT  WHEN YOU ARE IN NEED OF  Letterheads  Billheads  Envelopes  Statements  Meal Tickets  Milk Tickets  Ball Programs  Posters  TRY  US ==  Dodgers, Dates  Circulars  Invitations  Business Cards  Bills of Fare  Memo Heads  Butter Wrappers  Visiting Cards  GIVE SATISFACTION  KEREMEOS  ITEMS  A social tea will he given at the  home of Mrs. E.M. Daly (in the afternoon and evening of the ISth of June,  from 3 to 6 and 7 lo10. Everyone is  cordially invited. The collection received will be. given to the War  Relief Fund.  From the 25th of May to the 1th of  June, in the afternoons, lessons in  cooking were given to the Similkameen'  Women's Institute in Keremeos, by  Miss Livingstone, cookery demonstrator, which were both a benefit arid a  pleasure. Her cheerful readiness of  reply to each and every (j_iiestio.ii "won  the respect and admiration of the attendants.- The number of members  enrolled is fifty. The. average attendance was' thirty, which was very good  owing to the long distance some of  our* members had to conie.  Tlie NiGKel Plate  Barber shod  SATISFACTORY, SANITARY  T0NS0RIAL SERVICE  This shop it equipped with  Baths and all tho latest  Iilectn'eal   Appliances.  W.T.BUTLER,  -  Prop.  KEMEO.'S-P!NTl:CTOr  ROYALMAIL STAGE  Auto Leaves  on   arrival  of 9.30  and 4 o clock trains.  ,  Baggage arranged for.  TWEDDLE'S   AUTO     STAGE  Cars Call at all Hotels -  JULY FIRST AT PENTICTON  Fine List of Events Has Been Prepared  by the Penticton Turf Club.  (Penticton Herald.)  The programme of races arid events  for the "Dominion Day celebration at  the fair grounds here on July 1 was  arranged at an executive meeting of  the Penticton Turf Club last Wednesday night. The. races will comprise  the following: Free feu- all, trot or  pace, three heats in five, purse $800;  2.2*5 or-2..-30 trot or pace, three in live,  purse $250; half mile running race,  three in live, purse $100; pony race,  1-2 mile heats, two in three, purse $75.  If these events are run off in straight;  heats there will be 11 heals, which will  give a nice programme of races, lasting from one o'clock until five. It is  quite likely that there will be mouths! n 11 heats, however, lis at least one  Iledley's Tonsoi-ial Parlors  For a Good Haircut  and Shave  R. HILLIARD   =   Prop.  NOTICE  ���������JVTOTICE is hereby given that Quong  -"-" Fat Wing Co., heretofore carrying-  on business as merchants, at the town^of  Keremeos, B.C., on the 26th day of May,  1915, sold out their business including  slock in store, 'good will and lease of store  premises to Wing Hung- Chung Co., who  will in future carry on such mercantile  business.  All accounts against Quong Fat Wing  Co. are to bo presented to Wong Tun Li,  of Keremeos, for payment. 20-1  1  m  #g?"  ,\.\g_3  i  n  m  m  M  m  f������  M  AVE You ever considered  the quality of your work  from the standpoint of careful  type composition and efficient  proofreading ? The reputation  of this house for good printing  has been established through  accuracy and attention to the  little details. Send your printing, here and we will do it right.  ������������������"���������'���������"-������������������i"^"^^^  tmmf^9tmi^>u.m.ix\i.jrixviuarKKi^YVi^'mii/l  PAINTING  PAPER-HANGING  KALS0MINING  TERMS MODERATE  DALY AVE.    -   -   tlEDLEY.B.G.  i*0<3  <:W  <'���������?*  m  m  P  m  HEDLEY, B. C. ���������3-T-  THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, JUNE 10,  -PROVINCIAIrAND- GENERAL"   *.  '-��������� 't- t- ���������.���������"���������> '���������> <9 -^ P- ..������ "i        ' s .���������'��������� li  -A. H. Knight, brother of Mrs. And  ins, of Princ������ton7;'AX<tss killed in action  J' "l   >���������)*-���������  '"���������     "v       -*,��������� '      ' ', *,  in the battlfciot "Slnies.* *.  -.Giant. Smith lie Co., contiactois, .tie  suing the Kettle Valley Railway ioi  $699,G0S.00, which they claim is due  for work done on that road.  "As a result of a raffle and subscription fund held on .the Niagara on her  last trip from Australia, Mr. -J. TI.  Lowi-y has been able to hand the siinr  of ������110 2s to Mr. J. Whitehead, Belgian Consul, for, the Belgian Relief  'Fund. .,"' '���������.;.,.:'.,.'.'���������  Dominion   government riiturns   for  o -.'..,.     -."-..���������  April show a further- increase in bank  deposits of approximately twenty-  three million dollars. Tho amount on  deposit in..'Canadian bank at the end  of the month whs. consider-ably over  one billion dollars. '     ',..-'���������������������������������������������  Frederic Kelcer and . Henry Johns  have gone .into' partnership''and have  an office.'at No. 21-1 Hulton Building,  Spokane, Wash. They will conduct  a general mining business, particularly as regards the examination, reports  upon and the management of mining  properties. ._.-*~  , 'Henry Bahrs rc-tiuned from an eastern trip on ihining business last week.  He has succeede'd in interesting people  in mining properties in this locality,  who are willing to invest", if the report  of an expert who will examine the  property is favorable. Too often when  men believing in the country induce  outsiders to come here to look over-  opportunities for investment some  knocker bobs up and spoils the deal.  Tt is to be hoped that in this instance  the arrivals will be permitted to use  their own judgment without'officious  interference. If you cannot boost go  dumb, and let the fellow with the get  up to do something for the country  have clear- sailing.���������Oroville Gazette.  3 jEjOjlS  75c 1.������������ I.25  THESE   ARE   BIG   BARGAINS  nuiium...ru juu,L������.1j.iiiL-Lil,-lv;������m������.  AN INTERESTING ISSUE  r   "The Glittering Lure" is the title  given by Bonnycnstle Dale- to a story  of before-the-season fishing in the opening pages of the. June Rod and Gun  which is published at Woodstock, Out.  by W. J. Taylor, Limited. "Honest  Weight" is an amusing tale'of two  rival fisher-men as related by one of  the French Canadian guides who accompanied them on their- outing after  '"de beeg wan." "Three Swedes there  were'",is also a humorous story relating the experiences of a "vulgar,  rambling trio," showing how everything turns to ashes to those without  a purpose. "Sport in and around the  Rocky Mountains," "On re free Days in  Newfoundland," etc., and the regular-  departments which latter are full of  interest to the fis'lierman and gunner,  make up a very- interest ing -early  summer issue.  Your.-Interests: ���������  If Ave they iii this community ?  *f Are they among the  people with whom you  associate ? .  "i" Ave they with the  neighbors and friends  with whom you do Imsi-  business ?  If so, you want to know what is happening in this communit3r. You want  to know the goings and comings of  the people with whom you associate,  the little news items of your-neighbors  and friends���������-now, don't you?  That is what this paper gives you  in every issue. It is printed fort-hat purpose. It represents your  interests and the interests of this  town. Is your name on our subscription lists'1 If not you owe it  to yourself to see' that it is put  there.    To do so  Will be to  Your Interest  PALA6E  yverg, Feed & Sale ������������������ Stables  HEDLEY   B. C. -  If A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.    If Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Companij,  WOOD    FOR   SALE!  Phono 12.'        D. J.   INNIS Proprietor  'HOTEL SIMILKAMEEN'  HEDLEY, B. C.  An Up-to-date   First-Class Motel  RATES MODERATE  F. J. DOLLEMORE  ADVERTISE   IN   THE' GAZETTE  ���������U-'V.vy'W.'W-'W -  Proprietor.  '���������"W^V-  RULE BRITANNIA!  When Britain first at Heaven's command,  Arose from out the azure main,  This was the charier,  the charter of the land,  And guardian Angels sung this strain :  "Rule Britannia! Britannia rules the waves,  Britons never .shall be slaves.  Oiokus:���������  Rule Britannia! Britannia rules the waves;  Britons never shall be slaves. "  Tho nations not so blest as thee,  Must in their turn to tyrants fall;  While thou shalt flourish, shalt flourish great ancl free,  The dread and envy of them all.  "Rule  Britannia! Britannia rules the waves,  Britons never shall be slaves.  Still more majestic shalt thou rise,  More dreadful from each foreign stroke,  As the. loud blast, that tears the skies,  Serves but to root thy native oak.  "Rule Britannia, etc.  The Muses, still with freedom found,  Shall to thy happy coast repair,  Blest isle!  with matchless beauty crown'd,  Ancl manly hearts to guard the fair.  "Rule Britannia, etc.  3  DIVIDENDS  YOU BUY  By  HOLLAND.  iiliNDK Kood. doesn't it?  And the best of it is it Is  true. These cash dividends  are paid on every dollar you  spend, provided you spend  wisely and buy goods that  the maker believes in so  strongly t'tiiit ne advertises  thorn.  Advertised goods are not  nlwnys the cheapest, so far as  the ;tmount asked for thorn  is concerned. But they are  INVARIABLY' THE BEST.  And this makes them cheapest when all things are con-  siclerecl.  When you buy for the same*  money a better article than  you have been buying you pet  a cash dividend on your purchase When you p.iy less for  an article of the same cpiality  you get a cash dividend.  THESE DIVIDENDS ARE  PAID TO THE READERS  OF ADVERTISEMENTS IN  THIS PAPER.      mi*ir*unzxM>rni-r)vifirxaMTntoMM*3  nil fix'   I '  ?;.  "t,   > i -)  * .i   > -   i i  is the spice of life, so  they say, and it's the  spice of music as  well.  With a Vidlrola in your home your  music is riot confined to one instrument or one voice���������you have ah unlimited variety of music, not only  every musical inf-ftrument played by  the master musicians of the world,  but the human voice���������the voices of  the "world's greateift singers.  Here are a few of the favorite selections by great artiiAs whom you can  hear only on the Vidtrola with Vidtor  Records: ' .     ���������  Tales of Hoffman���������Barcarolle Alma Gluclc-Louise Homer���������87202  Lucia���������Sextette  Caruto, Tebazzini, Aroato, ]ournet, Jacoby, Bada���������96201  Caimo and Alda���������89030  Evan Williams���������64305  John McCormack���������64120  Melba  33065  Trovalore���������Miserere  A Perfect Day  1 Hear You Calling Mo  Good-Bye    (Tosli)  Ave Maria ' (Schubert)  Humoresque    (Dvorak)     (Violin)  Thais���������Meditation    (Violin)  Handel's Sixth Sonata    (Violin)  Traumerei    (Schumann)    (Violin)  i  The Swan  ' (Le Cygne)     (Saint-Saeni)     Efrem Zimbalist���������74338  Valse Brilliante _ (Chopin)'    (Piano) I. J. Paderewski���������88322  Funeral March    (Chopin)     (Piano) V. DePachmann���������74304  Simple Aveu    (Thome)    ("Cello) Victor Herbert���������74300  McCormnck-Kreisler���������83-184  Misc'.ia Elman���������y-/ '63  Fritz Kreisler���������74182  Jan Kubelik���������74363  Maud Powell���������6-H 34  Hearts and Flowers���������Intermezzo  Glow-Worm    (Idyl)  Victor Concert Orch.) ,.,, ,  Pryor'sBand) "*'U  Vidlrola VI  With' 15 ten-inch; double-sided Victor Records   (30  selection.  your own choice) $-47.00  Sold on easy terms, if desirsd.  Other Victrolas from $21.00 to $305 (on easy  payments, if desired) and ten-inch, double-sided  Victor Records at 90c for the two selections at  any "His Master's Voice" dealer's in any town or  city in Canada. Write for free copy of our 450-  page Musical Encyclopedia listing over 6000  Victor Records.  8ERLINER GRAM-O-PHONE CO.  ~ LIMITED  Lenoir  Street, Montreal  DEALERS IN EVERY TOWN A^D CITY  Victor Records���������Made in Canada���������Patronize Home Products  554-3-J&  ���������n-g-ra*^"*?*^^^  Subscripti  p  *2&  I  :-*J  ,1  Oven is a wonderful baker.  That's because  theheat flues completely encircle it*.      ������������������ "  m$'.'%ji  satisfies   the   most  exacting  cook on every point. Let the  McClary dealer demonstrate the fact.  Sold by HBDLBY TRADING COHPANY  i  si  i  i  i-ii  i  i,;  n  "Hi  '���������  l".  fi  ' '1  '!  I\  > 4  i  i  SS


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