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Array .</���������  .1  AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER  Volume V.  . ! HEDLEY, B. C, THURSDAY,  JUNE 17, 1909.  Number 23.  -V  Dr. C. A. JACKSON,  DENTIST     ,  [IS years' practice in Vancouver.]  S. O. L. Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,      -      -      B. C.  W. H. T. GAHAN  Barrister,  Solicitor,  Notary Public, Etc.  Murk Block  PENTICTON,  B. C.  FITEGOODMEN  i  , > .    /  British  Columbia's Interests  Were Well Looked After  at the irorit.  HIDDEN CREEK MINE  IS READY TO SHIP.  Price of Copper, is,   Hovever,   too Low,  and Ore is Being   Held.  EXCESSIVE EXPR'ESS'MTESCHARGED  J. W. EDMONDS  Insurance and  General 'Agent  Agont for The Gkeat'West Like In-.  sokance Company.  PENTICTON,      -   . -,     B. C.  Fruit Industry' Receives Special Attention  from Its Champion Martin Burrell,  Member for Yale-Cariboo.  JflS. CLARKE  Watchmaker  HED"L>*"3*V", ra. c  Clocks and Watches for Sale.  R. H. ROGEKS,  x m!a., b.c.l.  "    BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC.  Vernon, B. C.  HOTEL PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  " Rates Moderate.  A. Barnes, Prop.      PENTrcroN, B.C.  Grand Union  Hotel���������      ���������  HEDLEY, B.C.  HERRING & WINKLER, Proprietors  A. F. & A. -Mi  REGULAR monthly meetings of  . Hedley Lodge No. i3, _A. F. & A. MJ,  are held on the second Friday; in  cachriionthin Fratcrnityhall,Hedley. "Visiting  brothrcn are cordially invited to attend.  ARTHUR CLARE H.D.BARNES,  W. M. Secretary  A; MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate. Mines,  Crown   Grants   Applied   For  Under Land Act and  Mineral Act.  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Bay Insurance Co.  Columbia Fire Insurance Co.  Calgary Firo'Insuranco Co.  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Ocoan Accidont and Guarantco Co.  United \yireless Telegraph Co.  Office  at   HEDLEY,   B.  C.  Z^W*m*1*?������������4XWA������#W*WA������Aa*W4***'*  X  THK  f\  I Great Northern  Hotel  Princeton  i  i  X  x  *i  x  K  K  x  *������  x  Is noted over tho entire district for excellence of both table  :   :   :   :       and bar.      :   :   :   :  All the wants of tho travelling  public   carefully   attended   to.  5  '  I  X  ������  X  X  X  X  i  X  %  X  %  ���������3  X  X  TORONTO, June ft.���������Startling evidence as to the enormous profits of express companies was elicited by the  dominion railway comission at its sitting here. W. S. B'ucll',' counsel of tlie  board,' as the result of a long investigation submitted a table of statistics  with regard to> the three principal  'companies in Canada.  The Grand Trunk Pacific Express  company has been-',in', existence only  since October last and it profits so far  have been only $7251  .The Canadian Express company was  organized in 1865 and was bought by  tlie Grand Trunk in 1892 for $600,0(30  or 24 times the amount of the original  capital nvested.' The capital stock  has been increased, to $3,000,000 but  there is nothing to show that any  more money 1ms been put in than the  original $27,500. '  In connection with these figures it  is interesting, to norte that the railway  commission has also expressed the  opinion in a very recent judgment  that it has imperfect control over these  exceedingly prosperous companies,  which are entirely subsidiary to the  railways and afford them a sorb of side  avenue for increasing their profits.  It is also worth noting that W. J.  Stout, president of the Dominion Express company stilted that the tolls on  the transportation of fish from British Columbia to eastern Cariad-iarid  the eastern.states hist yeair exceeded  $300,000.   .     ' . ' ..;: -    ; : ;,  These figures will set people thing-:  ing anew'about that plank in Mr.  Borden's platform- which, demands  control of all public utilities and the  development of the railway board into  a public-utility commission.  British Columbia has one reason for  being satisfied /with* her verdict -.last  October.   The .five Conservative-members who spent the  winter in!eastern  Canada did a great, deal of missionary  work and. as a result the British Columbia p6ilit of view today is far better understood and irieets with more  sympathy in the east than was the case  with regard to the oriental labor problem!   The view of the Pacific coasst  in trie matter was presented hot only  in parliament but at Canadian club  meetings and other gatherings, more  especially by Mr. Cowan and Mr. Burrell.   Not only has the public sentiment of eastern Canada been educated  on  the subject,  but the conservative  party,  which in the nature of things,  soon will have the control of tlie destinies of the dominion, has been much  impressed by the views held and arguments put forth'by so valued and influential m- contingent' as rts five irien  from British  Oolulbia.   This province  may expect in the near-future to exert  a greater influence in the councils of  the nation  than   ever has been the  case before.  Tlie important fruit indiistry of British Columbia has a spokesman in parliament last session in Martin Burrell.  He devoted a great deal of attention  to the question of how to help the industry in its fight for the. market afforded by tho prairie provinces, as  against the competition of American i  fruitgrowers. His proposals in brief,  were :  The definition  Vancouver Province)  Mr. T. D. Pickard of the Hidden  Creek Mining company was in the  city' yesterday having arrived from  Portland canal on the last boat from  the north.  Mr. Pickard reports that development work is still going oh at the  mine, and that things are now in such  a condition that the actual shipment  of ore could be commenced on short  notice: For the present, however, ow-  ine to the state of the copper market  the company is not anxious to start  shipping. It is expected that matters  will take a'more favorable turn in' tlie  near future. Once they do the number of men at the mine will be largely  increased and work will be commenced on taking, out the ore in  earnest.  The Hidden Creek mine is situated  on. Goose bay, Portland canal.' This  mine is owned by M. K. Rodgers,- a  copper magnate of Butte, who was an  ally of Marcus Daly in the. great fight  with Heinze some twelve years ago. '  ��������� Mr. Pickard states that Mr. M. K.  Rodgers has purchased a gold property on Prince of Wales island and  commenced development work on   it.  SIMILKAMEEN TO FRASER  Robert Stevenson  Suggests a  Road to  Connect These Two Rich Valleys.  WENATCHEELINE SANCTIONED  RAILWAYS  AND THE WEST.  The Outlay Expected in Building in  ���������Canadian West this Year.  , C. P. R. to Head List.  the  of closed packages,  which has been held to apply Lo apples and pears only, should apply to all  fruits, especially peaches. This step  would deprive the American dealers of  the unfair advantages arising from  methods of packing which they now  enjoy.  The fruit marking regulationsshould  apply to fruit imported into Canada as  well as to fruit exported from it. At  present American fruit enters the  prairie provinces without being subject  to those restrictions and competes  with British Columbia, fruit, which, as  everyone  knows, is  rigidly inspected.  Continued on Page Three  (Victoria Time-*)  James J. Hill may ignor Canada in  the spoken word, but he is compelled  to consider her in his actions as .a  practical * railway man. The Great  Northern Railway Company, \ve are;  told by no less an authority ; than the  Railway World, a journal, published  the United States, will spend during  the present year fifteen million dollars  in the extension of its system,in Western Canada���������that is, in British Columbia and the prarie ^provinces. The  expenditures'.of this company will be  exceeded only-by the outlay of the  Canadian Pacific Railway and the  Grand Trunk Pacific R������iilway'distinctively Canadian corporations. The  Canadian Pacific will invest twenty  millions in extensions and improvements. The Grand Trunk Pacific will  ���������dome'next to the 'Canadian Pacfiic if  it does not actually exceed the expenditures of its principal rival for  supremacy,, the-Great Northern next,  and the Canadian Northern will bring  up the rear with a comparatively,  modest eleven million dollar investment. The total expenditure in the  West during the year wrll be about  eighty-five millions of dollars. The  faith of the great railway companies  in the future of the West could not  be more effectively demonstrated. "It  is siich statistics," says the Toronto  Globe, "that show how rapidly a new  nation is awakened into life in what  was till recently an almost unknown  land. This so-called boom in railway  building, almost startling as it is in  aggregate estimate is barely keeping  pace with the substantia.! developniant  of the counti-y served. In every surveyed district settlement has preceded the railways, and settlers are  crying out impatiently for the promised means of reaching markets.  Wherever there is a prospect of railway extension the homesteader is on  Tthe spot, ready to furnish his share  i of business when transportation enterprise does its part. This railway  expansion may with propriety be designated a boom, but the word must not  be used in its disparaging sense. The  substantial growth of the. country  served promises abundant returns on  the railway investments now freely  made. The ambitious projects of the  Dominion are justified alike by the  immediate and future prospects of  substantial development. Railway enterprise on such a scale would be  alarming in a country less richly endowed with natural resources, but  Canada is merely coming to. her own  and making proper use of the wealth  she has inherited." '  (Satuaday.'Sunset)  The Provincial  Government should  see to it that the efforts of Col. Robert  Stevenson,    pioneer   prospector, and  miner of the Similkameen   to secure a  road from Hope to Summit Camp, are  crowned with' sirccess before next  winter's Snows fly. That road, as has  been repeatedly shown, is the connecting link between the Fraser-and the  Similkameen Valleys. It will open' up  in its course agricultural jand mining  areas "of great importance. It will  make the Summit Camp accessible to  investor and miner. It will provide a  means of transporting rich ore capable  of bearing the charges of a twenty-  four mile road haul to Hope. There is  plenty of such ore in the [Summit  Camp. 1700 lbs. of it. taken out under  tremendous difficulties, smelted at  Tacoma yielded 70 per cent in lead,  4 per cent. in. copper, 215 ounces of  silver and'$12 in gold.  The Summit Camp road will run  within three miles of railway Pass",  through which the V. V. <fc E. will  probably came, and by that short extension it could be used as a supply  road for railway construction. In any  case the road is an urgent necessity  for the development of Summit Camp.  By extending it into the Tulameen it  would give a link by which Avith some  minor improvements to existing roads,  an automobile trip could be made from  this city to Spokane.' That fact alone  gives it a large importance for easy  communication by this means is a  most effective means of attracting attention and interests of the great resources of the Similkameen Valley.  Great   Northern.  Takes    First   Official  Step for Connecting up   Oroville  and Wenatchee  The following news item conveys a  meaning that beats rumor all to  pieces. It is'EX cathedra, and shows  that the building of the short route  from Oroville'to Wenatchee is soon to  become an accomplished fact. The  item is* dated Olymphia June 7th and  reads:  "The Great Northern railway to-day  filed with the secretary of state a. certificate that its directors had passed a  resolution ordering construction and  operation of a branch to begin near  Wenatchee. It will run northerly and  northeasterly along the Columbia  river through the counties of Chelan  and Douglas to the junction of the  Okanogan and Columbia rivers and  thence to a connection with the present Great Northern branch at Oroville in Okanogan county, a distance  of about 131 miles.  , AT THE A. Y. P. EXPOSITION.  Some of the Attractions to be Seen at  Great Fair.  TIMBER MEN VISIT THE COAST  Make  Feasible    Suggestions    as  Preservation   of  Forests  to  The party of Michigan timber men-f-  so many of them sire millionaires that  the special car on which they came to  the west lias been dubbed'the million--  aire's excursion by Portland and  Seattle papers���������arrived in Vancouver  yesterday and spent most of the ,time  in saying good.things of the coast  generally and of Vancouver in"particular. '.They-'are all interested heavily  in timber oh the island arid on the  mainland and most of them have  friends here.  The party chartered the best car the  Great 'Northern had to come west, and  brought with, them their own press  representative as well as one of the  most.famous foresters on the continent, Professor J. E. Roth; He is at  present professor of forestry at the  University of Michigan arid a right  hand man of Chief Forester Pinchot of  the United States government, It was  urider him at Cornell that Dr. Ji'dson  Clark, of this city, first started the  study of forestry.  "You have in British Columbia" he  said to a World representative, "what  is probably the richest and most re-  riiai-kable timber area in the world.  As the premier industry of the province it is criminal that you have no  organization for the protection of the  timber. There are tlie nugget grabbers  men who are not real lumberman, but  are spectators, here as in our lumber  states. They are the menace to future  generations, for the lumberman himself is gradually being educated against  waste in the forest,  "Ah ideal situation could be created  There  which would make British Columbia    the   richest   district   in  the  world.   The valuable assets you have  in timber could be made to pay all the  taxes necessary for  the development  of the  country.    Here is a plan  that  may sound Utopian at first, but put it  up to  your   lumberman  and   to   the  government   for    consideration;    let  them  discuss it and begin  to think,  and you will find that the sincere ones  will favor   the  scheme   in   the   end.  British   Columbia   has   still    untold  wealth in the reserve timber that has  not  yet     got   into    the   hands    of  the   speculator.     Mortgage    this and  with   the   result   compel    the   speculator to sell back to the government  at a reasonable price  Continued on Page Three  Let the govern-  Seattle, June, li���������The Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition has jumped  into popularity by leaps and bounds  from the moment the gates opened to  the public the morning of Juue 1.  The first day's count showed that  more than ninety thousand persons  had passed through the gates. Since  the opening the attendance has been  far above all expectations, or estimates  made by Exposition experts based on  the population of Seattle and the sur  rounding country.  The first day was a typical Seattle  crowd and the holiday spirit prevailed.  There was riot even the slightest hitch  anywhere, the exposition made good  every protnise and now the fair that  is ready will be the show place of the  Pacific until the gates close October 16.  . There is no best time to visit the exposition. Every day witnesses sorhe  big -"ffeature. Airships soar high above  the tallest buildings on the grounds,  the Pay Streak, where the Fun King  reigns supreme, is simply lined with  attraction's; some educational, others  amusing.  The Midway is the night life of the  big show arid the band concerts and  iirumrriatiori of the buildings in the-  ceritral court are even more beautiful  than was ever dreamed of by. the men  who planned the electrical effects.  At night the Cascades and Geyser-  Basin where the waters, colored by  hidden lights, dash and foam, holdirig-  the attention' of the crowd for hours.  Inries band concerts in the Musie  Pavilion, are alone a. feature. Such  bands are seldom engaged for an exposition, and the A. Y. P. offers a rare  musical treat.  Commencing with Sanday June-13������  several busy days are promised for'the  Exposition. Jirne 14 will be the first  day of British Columbia week, and  Vancouver* and Victoria people will be  in Seattle by the thousand. Special  excursions by rail and steamer lines  will bring the visitors to the Exposition city.  Three big features will be crowded  into one day,;Jnne 15, for it will be  California Promotion Day as well as  the day on which the Free and Accepted Masons will hold meetings of the  Grand Lodge, and the Pacific Coast  Advertising nun will be at the Exposition in full force.  There is much to see in the buildings  on the grounds that is new to Expositions and the display of the U. S.  government is holding the attention  of visitors to Seattle who have seen all  the big Expositionsof an international  character.  The daily "^programme includes  parades by the^tronps, athletic events  in the stadium, bayonet exercises by  infantry, exhibition drills by the army  and navy, life-saving drill by government life savers, demonstration of  mine rescue work, balloon flights and  other features that will occupy the attention of the visitors every hour of  the day from 9 o'clock in the morning,  until the gates close at midnight. THE  MEDLEY GAZETTE; JUNE 17, 1909.  I-  ' end  Shnilkcmeen Advertiser.  asucd on Thursdays, by the Hkdlkv Gazktti**.  PlUNTIN'K AND PUBLISHING C'OMKiNV,  Limitkii.  at. Hedlev: B. C; :  Subscriptians in Advance  Per Tear ........;.12.00  '*   (United Stat������s)....-  '2.50  Advertising Rates  Measurement. 12 lines to the inch.  Land Notices���������Certillcates of improvement, etc.  $7.00 for GO-day notices, and $5.00 for 30-day  notices..:   '-."-.-���������'  Transient Advertisi-meiits���������nob exceeding one  inch, $1.00 for one insertion," 25 cents for  each, subsequent insertion. Over one inch,  10 cents per line for,first insertion and a  ��������� cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Traiisients.payablein advance.  Contract Advertiseiricnts���������One inch per month  $1.25: over 1 inch and up to 4 inches, 81.00  per inch pci-month. To constant advertisers  taking larger space than four inches, on  application, rates will be given of reduced  charges', based on'size of space and length  of time.  Advertisements will be changed once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftener than once a month  the  price of composition will be charged at  regular rates.  Changes for contract advertisements should  be in the ollice by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue.  A. MEGRAW. Maturing Edits r.  :without. danger of -an- excited  mob of patriots tearing the flag  down and trampling upon it.-  Victoria Times.  Full Moon  New Moon  5th  Lasfcquar.-  13.  *������/  20  First quar.  26.  1909'   ^ '  APRIL  .1909  Sun. Won.  Tues. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.  -.":'.  -   '���������"-  1  2       3  4"    5       6  7.   ..8  9     10  11     12     13  14     15  10     17  IS     19     20  21     22  23 .   te  25     26     27  28     29  I ''SO.'-' 31"  '���������.'���������.  EARL   GREY  An  extremely ill-judged   attack  has been  made in;'certain'  quarters in eastern  Canada'on  Earl Grey because, while acting  as.governor-general of Canada,  he  has attended   and  enjoyed  the  horse  races at   Woodbine  Track,   Toronto.      If   his   Excellency likes  good horses and  likes to see them race there are  few Canadians who would deny  him the privilege. Even though  he is  the representative  of the  King that does not shut him off  from the enjoyment of pleasures  that others are free  to indulge  in.  .Governors   general are not  sent to Canada to sit in state at  Ottawa,  signing official papers  as   necessity    arises    and    discharging  the  other   duties   of  their, office--'in-.a stiff and formal  CANADA AND THE A. Y. P.  James. J. Hill, the Great Northern   Hail/way   magnate, who  . delivered the "inaugural" at the  opening of  the Alaska-Yukon-  Pacific "Exposition," it appears  in his speech of  more  than  an  hour's length, made no allusion  to Canada.    We confess  better  and broader things might have  been expected of Mr. Hill,  who  is or was, a Canadian, and is a  railway magnate of Canada as  well as of the  United  States.  But we suppose  Mr.  Hill,  like  . all of his kind, attuned his song  to  harmonize   with  the  sentiments     of   his    audience.    Although the prefix "Yukon"  has  been applied to the designation  of the exhibition, that was probably only an afterthought Suggested by   purely   business   as  distinguished   from   sentimental    considerations.      We    are  told the colors  displayed upon  the buildings   and  throughout  . the city were  all  American  or  slight  variations  of the Stars  and Stripes.    We are not finding fault with   these features,  because they are manifestations  of the  great   American spirit,  which is not distinguished for  its liberality, nor even for courtesy under  such circumstances.  Still the "exposition" is. heralded as   an   international affair,  and, all things   considered,  our  esteemed neighbors might have  stretched a point out of regard  for the  feelings  or  sentiments  of     their     neighbors   without  causing tlie noble eagle to droop  his tail feathers in dejection.  We. have not yet had the opportunity to see these   things  for ourselves.    We  are basing  our   remarks    upon   the   comments of those who  have  been  at the fair and were more impressed perhaps by what they  regarded as an  oversight than  they   possibly   ought   to  have  been.    We   suppose,    however,  that permission has  been graciously extended  the   management  of. the Canadian exhibit  to fly tho Canadian flag over the  building in which the said  display is housed.    That is if such  .a courtesy could   be   extended  -way.  The recent   attack   on   Earl  Gray  is particularly   deplored  for when  it was made he was  about to sail for the old country  on a visit.    His Excellency has  now  been about five years in  Canada as governor general and  the  recent  announcement that  he  was to be "allowed' td^complete his full term of' six years  was    received    with    genuine  pleasure from  one  end of the  Dominion to the other.  During  the  time he has been   in the  country Earl Gray has succeed-  ea in winning the affections of  the people toan extent that few  other governors  general  have  done.    While taking an active  interest   in : every   big   public  movement and in the life of the  people generally  he has so conducted himself that he has.given  offence to none.    Graciousness,  sound judgment and tact have  characterized his discharge of  his high office of representative  in this  country  of the King's  Most Gracious Majesty.  Earl Grey is far too big a  man to be affected by the petty  criticism which has been levelled at him, but Canadians  generally will deplore the narrowness which prompted and  the bad taste which gave voice  to the attacks on one whom  they would like to honor in  every possible  way.���������Ex.  Day" .was the way the-collection boxes supplied by the German Navy. League weralabelled  and   the   "great   day"   about  which    the    German   children  were  harangued  was the day  when  a German Navy was to  crush    the   power of   Britain.  Now it may take a long time to  collect money enough through  the kiddies'  collection boxes to  build a very   formidable navy  and for   that reason   Asquith  and his associates may figure on  a  very  long   respite,   but   the  most significant feature of that  juvenile   move   is   the   naval  spirit    which    it    is   creating  among youth of'.Germany.  At one time in Britain's hisr  tory it was necessary for the  British fleet to go into the  Baltic and lay hands  upon the  fleet     of    a      non-belligerent  power  rather than  allow it to  fall into the hands of the enemy.  In  view, of Germany's actions  and  the  speeches   of   the   admirals  who  were the  most incendiary of all who took part in  the Kiel pi-bceedings.     Britain  would  be fully justified in taking the   Battle  of the   Baltic  when Denmark's fleet was annexed by Nelson, as a precedent,  and send the Channel Squadron  up  to the north   with instructions to  either sink  or capture  everything in the shape  of a  war vessel that Germany has  afloat.     As a matter  of   cold  business it would pay better to  use the  present British fleet as  a weapon to deal with Germany's  present naval aspirations in that  summary way than to  go on  taxing  the British, people   for  money  to   build  more   dreadnoughts to maintain the same  preponderance   over the   German    navy   which   has   been  found necessary in the past.  1836  THE BANK Of  "73 Years in Business.  Every  Banking  Accommodation  Capital and Reserve Over $7,000,000  offered to Farmers,  Cattlemen, Miners  and Lumbermen.        Sales Notes handled  on most favorable terms.   Checks on any Bank cashed  Money advanced to reliable men at reasonable rates.  Money sent to, any point by Money Order,  Draft  or Telegraph Transfer.  '���������I  I  Hedley Branch,  L. G. MacHaffie, Manager  t*������**Xf**eR^"*i^*^^  I  I  X  X  X  X  K  x  x  K  f  S  x  x  *  K  x  I  s  K  x  X  X  J. A. SCHUBERT  Has Just Received a consignment of  Men's Stylish Summer Suits  from the Broadway Tailoring Establishment,  Toronto.    Very Good Fit and Cut.  i  I  I  I  OUR STOCK OF DRY GOODS  COMPLETE.  IN   NOW  A Dressmaking Department has been added-  Ladies are invited to call.  A NICE LINE OF AMERICAN and CANADIAN SUMMER FOOTWEAR  Agent for Singer Sewing Machines  J. A. SCHUBERT  HEDLEY, - - - B. C.  x  x  X  X  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT.  Dtstkkt ok Yale.  METEOROLOGICAL.  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  The utterances of speakers at  the Navy League   meeting  in  Kiel last week should   be   an  eye-opener for Britons. German  diplomacy may be suave  and  may indulge  in the high grade  lying   that   has   always   characterized it from the  days  of  Frederick the Great down  to  Bismark, who was one of the  most   shameless   liars   at   any  court    in    Europe,    but     the  speeches of that Navy League  meeting should do more to convince the public of what Germany's   game   really   is,   than  anything assuring   which   Asquith may obtain from the German foreign office.    When various correspondents   wrote   to  British newspapers the result of  their observations during travels  through  Germany and  told of  the collection boxes at all the  public  schools of   the  country  where the  school children were  encouraged    to    deposit    their  pennies  which were  to help to  build   a  great    German   navy  which was to  humble Britain's  pride,.   Mr.    Asquith    and    his  friends pooh-poohed it all and  sought to draw ridicule  upon  those    who   were    giving   the  timely warning. "For the Great  The following are the readings showing temperature, etc., for .the week  ending June, w:  June  *T\^KE NOTICE that Henry Lee, of Fairview  *      -B. C,,   secretary,   intend to apply for  permission to purchase the following described  lands;��������� ' .'   ......."  Commencing at a post planted at th'e northeast corner of Lot 6-19, thence south-westerly  and bounded by said Lot 049 to Lot 27S, thenee  in a south-easterly direction and bounded by  Lot 27S, to Lot 733, thence north-east to Lot  443. thence north-west bounded by Lots' H3, 573  and442 to point of commencement,' 'containing'  40 acres more or less.  HENRY LEE  Dated at Fairview, May 28th' 1909.     21-10  PfllflCk  Li very, feed& Sale Stables  AT THE MINE.  Maximum .  Min  [mum  72    .   .  1  31  7  69  36  8  66  29  9  70  32  10  ...      66  38  11  70    .  ..  32  12  68  36  Average maximum temperature 68.71  Average minimum do 33.47  Mean temperature- 51.09  Rainfall for the week     .     inches.  Snowfall       "       " . "  CORKESrONDING WEEK OK LAST YEAK  Highest maximum temperature 67.  Average  maximum  do  63.37  Lowest minimum  do  32  Average  minimum  do  36.  Mean  do  41.28  AT THE MILL.  Maximum  Minimum  June 6  75  . ,  38  7  79  1  t,  46  8  83  . ,  47  9  85  , ,  49  10  88  . ,  52  11  84  , ,  49  12  67  t .  40  ��������� HEDLEY, B. C. -���������  IT A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.   IT Orders for Teaming  promptly attended. to..  STAdE LINE  Stage aily. leaving Hedley 8 a. m.  and arriving at Keremeos at 11 a. in.  connecting with Penticton stage  and Great Northern Railway.  Office of Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phono 14.  -   INNIS  BROS.   Proprietors.  Average maximum temperature 80.14  Average minimum do 45.86  Mean ' do 63.  Rainfall for the week   .07   inches  Snowfall        "       "     .  CORRESPONDING WEEK OK LAST YEAR  Highest maximum temperature 86  Average do do 83.37  Lowest minimum do 45.  Average do do 50.37  Mean do 66.37  NOTICE  "ftJOTICE is hereby given that thirty days  ���������'���������' after date, I. .lames P. Cochrane, of  Osoyoos, B. C, intend to apply to tho superintendent of provincial police, F. S. Husscy, of  Victoria, for renewal of a retail liquor licence  for the Osoyoos Hotel, located at Osoyoos. B.C.  JAMES P. COCHRANE  Osoyoos, 13. C, June 3rd, 1009. 22-4  When   answering-   ads.   please  mention this paper.  COPPER  The New Edition of the-  COPPER HANDBOOK.  Vol. VIII. issued May, 1909, contains 1500  pages, with nearly 50 per cent, more matter  than the preceding edition. Tho chapters  with mine descriptions and on statistics  have been carefully revised and the bulk of  the matter therein is  ENTIRELY NEW  There are 25 chapter.  COVERING: Copper History, Geology,  Geography, Chemistry, Mineralogy, Mining,  Milling, Leaching, Smelting, Refining, Brands,  Grades, Impurities, Alloys, Uses, Substitutes,  Terminology, Deposits by Districts, States,  Countries and Continents, Mines in Detail,  Statistics of Production, Consumption, Imports, Exports. Finances, Dividends, etc.  The Copper Handbook is conc-cdedly the  WORLD'S STANDARD REFERENCE  BOOK ON COPPER.  The Copper Handbook contains, in this new  and greatly enlarged edition, about 50 per  cent, more matter than the Bible���������though  not necessarily a better book because of its  greater bulk. It is filled with EACTS of vital  importance to ���������  THE INVESTOR  THE SPECULATOR  THE METALLURGIST  THE CONSUMER  THE MINER  PRICE: S5.00 in buckram with gilt top, or  ������7.50 in full library morocco.  TERMS: The most liberal. Send no money,  but order tho book sent-you, nil carriage charges  prepaid, on one week's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it, suits. Can  you ail'nrd not to sec the book and judge for  yourself of its value to you 1  WRITE NOW to tho editor and publisher,  HORACE J. STEVENS  664 SHELDEN  BUILDING, HOUGHTON,  MICH, U. S. A. 15  (i). Liberal Policy Conditions-  Generous Cash and  Paid-up  Values. ,   '  .   Automatically Extended Insurance.  (2). Progressive   and Efficient  Management-  Low Expenses and Growing  Business.' -  Well and Profitably Invested Furids.    '  Favorable   Mortality Experience.  ��������� .  Expanding Profits to Policyholders.  A   POL1CT   IN THIS   COMPANY PAYS  You ar;e invited to join its  ever-expanding household, to  become a partner in its evergrowing business, and to share  equitably in all its benefits.  Full Information from Head  Office, Waterloo, Ont., or from :  William J. Twiss  MANAGER.  Fee Block, - -   570 Granville St.  VANCOUVER, B. C.  A. riEQRAW, Local Agent.  Houses to Let.  ���������i Roomed House, Furnished, with good garden  1   ���������?15.00 per month.  i Roomed Cottage���������������10.00 per month.  3 Roomed Cottage���������������8.00 per month.  APPLY TO  P. H. FRENCH.  IN  THE   SUPREME   COURT  BRITISH COLUMBIA IN  PROBATE.  OF  IN THE MATTER OF WILLIAM GEORGE  WEST, DECEASED.  and  IN   THE   MATTER   OF   THE   "OFFICIAL  ADMINISTRATORS' ACT."  NOTICE IS HEREBY' GIVEN that by an ^  Order made by his Honour Fred Carder,/)  Acting-Local Judge of this Honorable Court  dated the 10th day of May, A. D��������� 190!), the  undersigned was appointed administrator of  all and singular tlie estate and cli.'octs of tho  above named William George West late of  Hedley in the County of Yule, in tho Province  of  British Columbia, deceased,   miner,    who  died intestate on  or about tho llth day of  November, A. I). 1SJ0S.  ALL PERSONS having claims against the  estate of tlie said deceased arc required to  send the same with the particulars thereof duly  veriflod-to tho undersigned'on or before the 1st  day of July A. ]>., Jlllii) and all persons indebted  to the said deceased are required to pay the  amount of such indebtedness to tho undersigned forthwith.  Dated this llth day of May A.D. 1905).  ALEC. D. MACINTYRE  O/lIcial Administrator for the County  19-3      Court, Districtof Yale, Kamloops,B.C.  m ���������ArHB HSBLE^ GAZETTEiUtf&E H,- i������������.  Town and Distrkft.  Cvl  Mr. L. H. Patten' went up to the  Golden Zone on Wednesday.  ���������  Mrs. W. A.  McLean' and daughters  were in town on Friday last. '  Mr. F. H. French spent a few days  in Fairview last week, returning on  Sunday evening.  Mr. H. S. Joyner left on Tuesday  morning for a two months' visit to  friends in Seattle.  Rev. Mr^Hibbert has gone to Greenwood, where he has been stationed by.  ' the recent Methodist conference.  Miss Elizabeth Clare left on Tuesday  mor-ning for Seattle," where she will  be the guest of Mrs. M. K. Rodgers."  , ��������� ��������� Mr.  Hand, one of the experts connected with the examination of the  Nickel Plate, went out on Friday last  '  bound for Seattle. "    '  Track-laying is steadily advancing  'towards Hedley.   Itfis now-completed  to the river, andthe- pile-driver .is to  ���������be started to-day.  Mr. Con McKinnon,'who was injured  near Fairview a few,weeks ago, is expected on a visit to his mother and  '  sister in Hedley shortly.  Mr. H. D. Barnes, of the Daly'Reduction Co., had the .misfortune, to  have His hands and face severely*burned with acid on Monday last,  Mr. J. E. Miller, Collector of Inland  Revenue and Wm. Merchant, Inspetor  of Customs, both of Victoria, were in  town last week on official busness.  Rev. G. R. B- Kinney, B. A., Metho-  , dist minster, is expected in Keremeos  in about five weeks. It is understood  he will hold fortnightly services in  Hedley.  Mr. Jas..  Clarke, jeweller, is leaving  on Friday for.a  two weeks''business  trip to the coast.   During his absence,  repair work may be left with T. H.  ,. Rotherham         ���������*  .   \  The B.C. Gazette of JnuelOth con-  stains the appointment of Mr. Hugh  Hunter j Government Agent of Princeton, as Gold Commissioner "in place of  G. C. Tunstali;   ,  ��������� . A. Megraw left on Friday last to attend Masonic Grand Lodge, which  meets in Vancouver on the 17th inst.  He;will also take in the Seattle fair  for a few days on his way back.  Messrs Brass and-Boeing, .who have  -. the   contract  for-building   the new  ��������� school house at Keremeos, spent a few  ..days at  their, .homes in  Hedley last  week, having run out of.lumber.  v.... - '        -    -   .- . f  Mr. Chas. Camsell of the Geological.  Survey, Ottawa, returned to the Similkameen on Saturady last He will  remain in Hedley for a week or ten  days, after which he will go %o Tulameen to finish the work he started  there last summer.'���������"��������� ,   ' -I   '  THe, Vancouver World" Has issued  arspecial mid-summer number, which  they have entitled the-"A. Y;,P. Book  of Vancouver." . Ifc: 'has.-lOO pages all  nicely printed and well illustrated  with'views of,build|n"gs and 'portraits  of Vancouver business men. The cOvejr  particularly pretty western  scene.   '  a  bears  mountain and water  Mr. E. Baquer-Reed, of Victoria,  B. C. was in Hedley last week examining the equipment of the Meteorological station here. He is making a tour  of the province examining all the  stations, and was particularly (interested iri the ^stations here,-. tVpic-h he  says are most valuably from a meteorological standpoint showing as they,.do  the effect/which Jiltitude!" has on the  temperature and precipitation.  Cupid is getting busy in Fairview  this summer. On Monday Daniel  Rodgers and-Miss Jessie Phelps were  married at the residence of the bride's  parents, by Rev. A. H. Cameron.  They left .for Spokane, where they  will reside. Both .were formerly residents of Keremeos, and thier many  friends here extends congratulations.  Mr. Cameron/ is * spoken' for "to tie  another nuptial knot, and perhaps  two of them, at Fairview next Monday.  Chronicle.  BORN  FRASER���������In Hedley, B. C. on Sunday June  6th, to Mr. and Mrs. J. K Fraser���������a son.  ������\ GENERAL NEWS."   '  Rev. G. A.; Wilson of Vancouver  held service in Hedley on Sunday  evening last. He .preached in Princton  in the morninganddrovefromthere in  - the afternoon. He was accompanied by  Mrs. Wilson and they left on Monday  morning for the Coast,    j.  '." Good work is being done in taking  off the rocks and levelling up the  streets. At the. corner of Scott Ave.  and Webster street a fill has been  made with the rocks,taken from Scott  Ave. which, when covered with gravel  . will make a great improvement in the  ; appearance of the street.  Unless it be when the fruit is ripening there is no time when the Similkameen Valley is more beautiful than it  Is at present. A drive along the roads,  with everything green and the air  filled with the fragrance of wild roses,  is most pleasing to the senses. It rs  truly a goodly land we are living in.  George S. Loudon returned from  Spokane on Friday last bringing with  him his bride, The happy event took  place in Spokane where he wedded  Miss Moyes, sister of A. E. Moyes, of  Olalla. The Gazette joins with Keremeos friends in wishing the greatest  measure of happiness for Mr. and Mrs.  Loudon.  Mr. Thos. Bradshaw is rapidly  clearing up his new bottom land. The  task of taking out all the stumps is  not an easy one, but the quality of  the soil is such that no matter how  great the cost of preparing the ground  the land will warrant it all. From  this year- it should prove a great  money-maker.  Last week a bad fire Avas raging high  up on the mountains on the left bank  of Ashnola Creek. George Slrdlder  tried to get to it by crossing the Si  milkameen on the new bridge Jit  Ashnola, but when there he couldn't  get across Ashnola Creek itself owing  to the great volume of water coming  <lown the creek.  Mr. James Dunsmuir wishes to resign from the office of Lieut.-Governor  of BritisH Columbia. His term .of five  years has another year to run, but he  wishes to be relieved-of the office in  'order, to grve more time to private  affairs.       .    * .'      / ���������.'".*  ��������� Game wardens iri Eastern Canada  are after fisherman, who, despite many  warnings, take trout under the regulation size of six inches. Several arrests hiive been made andothers will  followuntil the practice is stopped.  A serious wreck was caused to the  Sault locks by the steamer ''Walker"  hitting the lower gate as she entered  the lock from above.  An  independent weekly paper is to ���������  be established at Prince Rupert by O.  H. Nelson, formerly city editor of the  Victoria"Times.  Archbishop Duhamel, of Ottawa, is  dear. ' ! ;  Mr; R. L. Borden has accepted a  cable invitation to attend the^-Doni?  in ion Day banquet in London;- He,  will sail on the 18th.; > %     T.  Serious forest fires are raging iri  Nova Scotia. . ,:  'Tofcio 'backed him'up'a*s;vigqrously as  .ucpuid.' ,, t: ; ; '   ,;(.    ;.  -/Mr. Fielding's. French-treaty-struck  va snag,' had to be ammended* at tlie dictation of France and still hangs fire.  v .The iwaterways treaty still is in the  air���������fortunately'^ so for it 'may>yet die  and so avert accession of Canadian  interests at Niagara, at Sault SteMarie  and in Alberta.  The Laurier government shows badly  in the correspondence relating to thu  coming Imperial Naval conference in  London next July. It will be recollected that the imperial government, on  being informed of- the passing of the  famous "kind words" resolution, of the  projected visit of Sir Frederick Borden  and Mr.lBrodeu������,'*to London to .consult  the Admiralty,'' made the- thoroughly  reasonable suggestion that an Imperial  Naval conference���������one of the subsidiary gatherings arranged for in 1907  ���������be convoked.  To this suggestion which amply  guarded out autonomous position, the  -Laurier government returned whatcan  ohly.be described a.sa most petulant  and ungracious reply. Let us quote it:,  "My ministers havenotsufficent information to warrant them iri advising  as to the necessity of such a formal  conference in advance of the conference  of 1911. The views of the Canadian  House of Commons on the. question of  naval defence Have already been expressed. Tn pursuance of the" resolution of that body.two of the ministers  as already annpunced, will shortly go  to London -to discuss with the Admiralty the best method of carrying ������out  that resolution. .Their visit will probably take place in June biit there will  be no objection to postponing it until  July if the imperial authorities prefer  such delay."  " ....  Which amounts to this : 'iWe don't  want to attend .your conference. Wje  have told you.iilready what we mean  to do. We are going anyway to send  a couple of minsters to consult the Admiralty, not your naval conference.  We wished to send them in Juno: but,  Oh, well! if you insist, we will let  them wait until July." "  Whereupon the "colonial office which  some hasty men describe as slow,  seized upon the last grudging phrase,  and with calm, ihiperturable dexterity, replied : "Thank you so much for  your cordial acceptance."  And Sir- Wilfrid Laurier was taken  into camp.  THE BEST 15  NONE TO GOOD  FOROUR CUSTOMERS  We endeavour to keep a STOCK of  GROCERIES that cannot be excelled by  buying ��������� the best that can be procured and  keeping-them always Clean and Fresh.  If you are not already buying your  Groceries from us it will pay you to give us a  trial. .  ���������  -C-  Local New Laid Eggs and   Fresh  Princeton Butter Always. oh hand.  I Shatfords Ltd.  5  X  ���������  t  TIMBER MEN VISIT THE COAST,  Vancouver's half million dollar post  office, whichhas been in course of construction since September 1905 will be,  turned over, to the Dominion Groyerri-  ment witHin the next three weeks.  ��������� Premier McBride -and Hon. Thorrias  Taylor, minister of Public Works, will  spend the d������y. Qt Nelson on June 33rd.  Plans are being made to tender them  a public reception at which it is expected Mr. A. S. Goodeve, M. P. and  Mr. Martin Burrell, M. P. will be  present.  New Westminister Lacrosse team  befeated Vancouver by a score of 8  goals to 5.  FIVE GOOD MEN  .. -Continued fron Pago One.  The careful work done by the provincial government is keeping British  Columbia orchards free from disease  and pests is familiar. Mr. Burrell's  proposal would greatly aid the work.  The Laurier government boasts that  it has acquired the power of making  treaties. The truth is that the Canadian government had under Sir John  Macdonald all-the power it has now,  and made much better use of it. Let  us see the Laurier government's record :  There was the joint high commision  which met at Quebec; a failure.  Then they accomplished the Alaska  treaty, including an arbitration in  which they were hopelessly worsted  by the decision of the commissioner  named by themselves. They lost this  case by rejecting British advice.  The British treaty with Japan gave  Canada the right to join or remain  out, and the British government suggested to Canada that if she accepted  she might foliow the example of Australia and Natal by reserving the control of immigration.- Instead Canada  contracted to accept all Japanese who  came to Canada, and gave them the  same rights as our own people. The  result was that our Mr. Lemioux had  to go to Japan and beg the Japanese  government as a favor to keep the  Japanese people at home. He succeeded only because the British embassy in  i\ :,     Concluded on Page Four. -���������{'���������.  ment.jthenjown-iall the timber. It  belong to the people by right. OEstab'1  lish a department of forestry, a com-  mission'.if you like, with capable nrenj  ,ahd then lease the tiriiber''holdings,,  with'.,three important restrictions to  responsible men or cornpanres, to cut  under * the following rules'--: First,  forbid them to clear land, that is good  for timber and not for anything else.  Secondly, forbid them to devastate the  limits: do riot allow indiscriminate  slashing. Thirdly, compel these men  to see that the property is reforested.  Nature will attend to this if the timber-  is cut right, but if not it is a small  matter to plant the trees. There are  limits in Europe that have been  worked under these conditions for  four hundred years and they gave up  an annual income that is, comparatively, equal to what the British Columbia investor gets from one cutting.  You are at the beginning, practically,  of the industry in this province. There  is no other district on the continent  where the scheme could be tried as  successfully. The United States is beginning to realize the importance of  preserving its timber and the scheme I  have roughly outlined has been tried  and favorably received on government  timber reserves across the border."  The party left this morning for Seattle, where they will be present at the  opening of the exhibition, and it is  probable they will return to thiscity  and take the C. P R. route back, to  Michigan.���������Vancouver World.  General Merchants  Hedley, :-: :-:  B.C.  t  ^a<*y&fr*y&*w**w*wmfottv^   WHEN YOU HANKER FOR     Fresh Beef,     Pork or Mutton  Cured Meats,     Fish or Poultry  CALL UP F������HONE. P-Io, S  AND TELL YOUR WANTS TO  X  x  K  x  x  H  i  i  I  f-  I  t^������eau������ie*������*&a^*aeatiuueie������ti!eat^  5L Jo 'E������M������������<  Si  MffiSMP  i  1  I  1  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  ���������     *     #     #    ��������� *  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  PLUMBING AND  . ������������������������������������    TINSMITHING.  H. B.MAUSETTE  Is Prepared to Attend to any Work  in the Above Lines.  Everutlring New and First-Class  Bar supplied with the Choicest  Liquors and Cigars, and Special  Attention   paid   to   the   Table.  To Buy Cheap, Pay Cash.  Family Groceries  EXPECTS BIG TRAFFIC  VANCOUVER, June 3rd.���������Indications point to a westbound movement  of passenger traffic this season that  will easily surpass all former records.  This will be largely, due to the low  rates offered in connection with the  Alaska-Yukon Exposition. . Our information is to the effect that thousands of tourists are coming not only  from the east, including Canada, but  from the middle and western states.  A surprisingly large number of passengers will travel dy the Canadian  Pacific railway, especially on the return trip. There is no doubt that our  eastbound traffic will bo phenominal-  y heavy; indeed the percentage promises to be so large that I would not  like to quote estimates," said Mr. C.  E. E. Ussher, passenger traffic manager of the C. P. R., who is registered  at the Hotel Vancouver.  Fresh and Seasonable  at the  Cheap Cash Store  Eave Troughing a Specialty   -*.   H. B. MAUSETTE  Keremeos Station.  X  MRS. G. B. LYONS.  Try  nvvW\WV-(^X%*&.  CEYLON TEA.  Pure  and   Invigorating.  Great Northern  Hotel  A new house containing more bed  room accommodation than any-  other hotel in town. Table and  bar  first - class.    Rates  moderate.  X  i  X  *  1  X JOHN LIND,   Proprietor 2  ������ *S  FOR  Commercial Printing  TRY TftE  Gazeue JoD dm. THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE,   JUNE 17, 1900.  .������/!-. vH!'W-'������r  A  PTCT0RE ROMANCE.***  i Tho- Frame' That Startled Delacroix Ui  tho Parte Salon.  Sugene Deraerorx, founder of the.  French romantic school of art; was  very poor in Ills youth. His first pic-  turo of note was bis "Dante and Yir-  gil," pointed when be was poly twenty  years old. It was extremely large, containing several figures the size of life,  and to buy the canvas and. colors took  all the money Delacroix had! A. frame  was out of the question, bnt a good na-  tured carpenter gave the young artist  four strips of lath, of Avhich Delacroix  made a rude framework for his masterpiece, which,'he then sent to the.  salon. Bnt he bad hardly a hope that  his picture would De-accepted.  On opening day Delacroix went to  the salon, bnt failed to. find his painting. He was wandering disconsolately  about, when he noticed a great crowd  before a picture. He drew near. It was  his "Dante and VirgiL" Bnt it was in  a maghlficent; richly gilded, frame, as  fine a product o? tlie picture mounter's  art as could be found in Paris. Astonished, he sought Baron Gros, head of  the examining committee. As soon as  young Delacroix introduced liimse.lf.  Gros seized his hand and congratulated  him with . true Gallic erithnsias;i>.  "But," stammered Delacroix, *'bow  about that splendid frame? I had no  money to frame it, and"���������  "Make your mind easy," said the  baron. "Tour lath frame fell to pieces,  but tire committee was determined that,  such a chef-d'oeuvre as you have painted should be-placed on exhibition, and  we framed your 'Dante' at our own ex-[  pense."���������Exchange.  When you dan get a good lot on this bfest iSesideritial streets  at from $200 to $250 on easy terms of payment.  HISSING  AND  ENCORES.  Origin of These Two Customs of the  Playhouse.  :  Hissing in playhouses had its origin  In Paris in 16S0 on the occasion of the  presentation of Fontenello's tragedy.  "Aspar." Prior to that time suffering  audiences were wont to yawn audibly  and fall asleep when the apathy of the  actors and .performances justified that  course. But on this occasion the indignant audience, driven to desperation  by the platitudes of Aspar, voiced their  anger by hisses, which drove the actors into temporary retirement,, according to the testimony of the poet Eoi,  who alludes to the incident in his  "Brevet de la Calotte.'' Hissing thereafter became fashionable.  The first encore., noted in the annals  of the stage was - accorded, to. Livius  Andronicus, a Roman actor. He was  popular with the masses and was  called back so often to repeat his  speeches that he in self defense  brought a boy to declaim for him while  he himself applied the gestures. While  encores became the rage in subsequent  ages, it is known that Andronicus' plan  of haling an understudy before him before the audience to share his honors  has not generally been adopted by  Thespians.���������Show World.  WHY PAY RENT?  'hf  "^  ������r  Now, during the quiet months, you might be building a  small house for yourself withotit much outlay.  -3=  Call in and see what we can do f6r you.  F. H. FRENCH  Secretary and Manager,  Ce'y, ltd.  HEDLEY, B.C.  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������j  ��������� ������������������"���������' ���������  Women Barbers.  In Gay's "journey to Exeter," pub-  lished in 1715, it is told how^ after passing "Morcombe's lake" the travelers  reach Axminster, where they sleep.  The next morning���������  We rise; our beards demand the barber's  art. ���������   . :  A female, enters and performs the part.  The   weighty   golden   chain   adorns   her  neck,        *  And three gold  rings her skinful  hands  bedeck;  Smooth   o'er   our  chin   her   easy   fingers  move,  Soft as when Venus stroked the beard of  Jove.  ���������London Notes and Queries.  ���������  American Success.  The reason of the enormous success  of the Americans, the reason of their  growing wealth and power on the continent of Europe, is their willingnesa  to take risks. They aire brave and are  prepared to shoulder responsibility.  When a merchant fails in business,  banks are found to advance him money to put him on Ids feet again. Not so  in England. A bankrupt is a pariah;  the banks will not give him the least  help. His failure creates a terrible  fuss.���������Frenchman in Pall Mall Gazette.  His Last Question.  The counsel for the opposition had  been bullying the witness for an hour  or more when he finally asked:  "Is it true that there are traces of  insanity in your family?"  "It would be folly to deny it," replied the ' witness. "My great-grandfather, who was studying for the ministry, gave it up to become a lawyer."  His Case.  Mrs. Spenders���������Oh, John, I saw a  sign in Bargain & Co.'s window today,  that reminded me of what I am most  in���������  Mr. Spenders- (interrupting hastily)���������.  I, too, saw a sign in their window that  reminded me of what I am. It read,  "Reduced   to   49   cents."  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  t  Tfit EFFE6T  rf0tU6M  GEO. KIRBY, manager.  First: .Class in Every Respect.     Commercial and Mining  Headquarters of the Keremeos and Lower Similkameen Valleys.    Post House on Penticton-  .     Princeton   Stage  Line.  BY NE^llLY PRINTED STATIONERY  ���������bearing imprint of the home office���������is  a valuable aid to the local business man,  for it shows that he is public-spirited and  loyal to his town. If Having this, he can  consistently appeal to the community in  which he resides to give him their trade.  tubGazelle jod Department  Is the best equipped of any office in "the  district, outside of Vernon and the larger  offices in the Boundary :: ::  One: And One Make���������  An Evening Of Delight  Lamest Tudc Faces.  fliobest Grade Paper &  Artistic flrrangenent  Are the three essentials to good work :  Poor Fellow!  Hewitt���������He doesn't dure say that his  soul is his own.   .TewoLi���������He has been  walked over so much that he says he  feels  like  a   be-itoti   path.  Letter Heads  Note Heads  Bill Heads  Memo Heads  Statements  Business Cards  Bills of Fare  Commercial Forms  Pamphlets  Posters fa, fc.  ���������fl Anything from a visiting card to a 3-  sheet plain and colored exhibition poster.  1T No job too small or none too large for us  xnEsmammnsnzansmsmi  HEDLEY GflZETTE r. ������5c P. 60., Ltd  I  There is-,only one Harry  Iiauder,. There is only one  Victor Gram-o-phone.  When you have a "Victor  Gram-o-phone'' to re-produce  Harry Lauder Records, you  have an.evening of pleasure.  We have just, completed  seven new Ivauder. Records--���������  the most popular, and probably  the. finest, of all Harry  Iyauder's selections.  to inch Dish "Records  7f>c. each  X 52310������������������The Saitest Of The Family  X 52311���������Mister John Mackay  X 52312���������Wearing Kilts  X 52313���������She Is My Daisy  X 52314���������Rising Early In The Morning  X 52315���������A Trip To Inverary  X 52316���������Wedding 01 Lanchie McGraw  Besides these, we have eight  more of Lauder's best selections.  "Write for our latest catalogue of  over 3,000 Records. Sent free on  request.  THE- BERLMEM GRAM-  of Canada Mnmltted,  *-������������������������������������: .-<&;���������'  Momfiireal.  if.  70  ?-Bjfct������  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE!

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