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 AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume VII.  HEDLEY, B. C,THURSDAY, 'JUNE.'22. 191L  Number- 24.  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [IS years' practice in Vancouver.!  S. O. L. Co.'=! Block:  PENTICTON,       -      -      B. C.  W. H, T. GAHAN  Barrister,   Solicitor,  Notary Public, Etc.  .tltltlC  PENTICTON,  JJr.ocrc  B. C.  JflS. GLflRKE  U/atchmaker  HED-LEY", Q.C  Clocks and Watches for Saie.  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Hcadriuaiteis for Tourist Travel.  Kates Moderate.  A. B.vK.viis, Prop.        PEXTrcrox, B.C.  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate. Mines,  Crown   Grants   Applied   For  Under Lund Act and'  JMincral Act.  Agent for: '  Mutual Life of Canada..  Hud������on liny Insurance Co.......  Columbia Fire Insurance Co. ; :-  Calgary Fire Insurance Co.  Alliance Insurance Co. ;.  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Office  at   HEDLEY,  B. C.  R. H. ROGEES;  M.A., B.C.L.'  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  Grand Union  HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Accommodation. "Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Stocks  Mines  Herbert JB. Brown  Broker  3IKMBUB   VANCOUVER  MINING EXCHANGE  443 Pender St. W. Vancouver.  Write me about your claims  A. F. & A. M.  K3f KEGULAK monthly mooting of  Hedley.Lodge So. -13, A. b\ & A. AL,  are held on the second Friday in  leach month in Fraternity hall. Hedley. Visit'n}**  Ibrethren are cordially invited to attend.  U.K. FRASER,  \V. M  J. A. SCHUBERT,  Secretary  THEY'RE GOMIxNG FAST  Still Another Double-header  Quarterly Dividend Paid  by Hedley Gold Mining Company.  IS THE APEX BONDED?  MAKES THREE Iff SUCCESSION  n  The Regular Quarterly Dividend of 3%  and an Additional One of 2% Declared Payable July 1st���������No Stock to be  Had.  L. O. L.  Uemilar monthly mcutirip- of  Hedley Lodge  171-1 are held on  tho   third    Monday   in    every  |\3c-S������f^^ul0rltl1 '" l*'ralernity Hall.   Vi.-sit,"  |ing- brcthern arc cordially invited to attend.  JOHN JAMIKSON", W. N,  U"M. LO.VSPAbK. Sec't.  IK. A. C. STt'Dt*  HAKOI.l* M.lV.VK DAI.V  |STUDD & DALV,  Members Vancouver .Slock l-'xehange  (Real Estate, Insurance, Stock, Loan  and Mortgage Brokers  72S Hastings Street W  Opposite New I'ost Ollice  P. O. HON >M  IVancouver,  B.C.  (Burne, Temple & Tunbridge  Holders of Hedley Gold 3Iining Co.  stock are, hugging tiglitly to their  holdings and as a result those who  have endeavored to obtain it on the  stock market in New York have been  met with  disappointment  every time  they have  tried.    The reason lor this  is very  apparent when it is known  that' the mine and works are in first  class condition and operating at a clip  which enables the Board in New York  to continue handing out the dividends  on a. twenty per cent per annum basis,  Double-header dividends have marked the last three quarters declared in  December 1910 and in March and June  1911.   The following is the latest dividend notice sent out to shareholders:  HEDLEY GOLD MINING CO.  42 Broadway  New York, .lune 0th, 1911.  A quarterly dividend of three per  cent (3%) and an additional dividend  of two per cent (2%) has this day been  declared on  the   outstanding capital  stock of this Company pavable June  30th, 1911 to stockholders on record at  3:00 o'clock p. in.,   Friday, June  16,  1911. ;     "    '    ���������   G'  Transfer books will be closed on Friday, Juno 10th, 1911, at 3:00 o'clock  p. 111. and re-opened on Saturday, July  1st. 1911, at 10:00 o'clock a. in.  Hedlev Gold Mining co.  ,- John. D. Clarke, See.  There is now little reason to doubt  that the five pet* cent quarterly dividend has become an established policy  for the Nickel Plate and not merely a  special bon bon dispensed in holiday  time to make stockholders feel that it  is holiday time. The only explanation  of it is that the mine is steadily earning the money which permits the distribution of this handsome profit and  is likely to continue doing so for many  years to come. Of course the weather  and some of.the other disadvantages  occasionally effecting most mines may  be experienced once in a while but the  mine and the plant- are in such shape  that even these are not likely to make  any -marked difference or interfere  with the established policy or programme.  Altogether, the operations and methods of the present company is in such  marked contrast with that pursued by  their predecessors that the public have  scarcely yet been able to shake off the  old impressions concerning the camp  and its position with regard to the  mining industry in this province. The  old company surrounded every thins*  with an air of mystery and conducted  its business in a whisper and they even  succeeded in inoculating the provincial  mineralogist, with the same 'esoteric  lymph. Tlie present company neither  seek publicity nor try to conceal and  nobody looks frightened any more  lest he should have said something  that he shouldn't.  The present, company have at the  head mining men directing the policy  who are able to size up their holdings  and understand the capabilities. It  was this which made them deal with  the matter of improving the plant for  additional capacity and more efficient  work, and we think we are safe in  saying that had they known as much  OEOHGE  V. ASD QlJEEN MARY CROWNED TODAY  WILL EXAMINE STEAMBOAT  Mr. Camsell Arrives in The District and  Has Gone Into Camp on the  Tulameen  MAY BE ANOTHER RAND  What Investigation of Tulameen Ter-  . tiary Conglomerates May Show  Mr. Charles Camsell. of the Canadian Geological Survey whose work in  this district and particularly hi* study  of Camp Hedley and report thereon  has been one of the most important  and exhaustive sent out by thedepart-  inent,arrived in Hedley on Friday last  on his way to the camp already established for him by his assistants on the  Tulameen.     His assistants this year  are A. M. Bateman and B. Rose, both  fresh   from    Yale   but   formerly   of  Queen's University, Kingston, and the  junior of the party  is Mr.  Allen,  a  Queen's   student.     Messrs.   Bateman  and Rose were here  last   week and  went on to make camp.  Camp Hedley, however,   continues  to  occupy a large place in Mr. Cam-  sell's estimation and it would he too  much  to expect that he  could   pass  through without stopping oft'to note  the  results of latest development on  the  Nickel Plate for on  that depends  the  proof or otherwise as to the correctness of the deductions contained in  his report.  On Friday Mr. Camsell went through  the mill to note the improvemen ts in  the plant and on Saturday morning  he accompanied Mr. Jones to the mine  when he had the opportunity of going  through   the    various   underground  workings and it is safe to say that Iniode of occurrence  apart from the heads of the company  in New York there is no visitor who  could take a keener interest in noting  the results from development and the  story of the origin and subsequent history of the rock formation which the  succeeding years of development unfolds.  This season on tho Tulameen the  work of Mr. Camsell and his party  will have first to do with a little further investigation of the diamond bearing rocks, but early.in July he will go  into Steamboat Camp and after he  has made an examination and reported on the properties about which there  has been so much extravagant newspaper publicity the public will at least  have something definite to go on and  can form some idea of the proper proportions of wheat and chaff in what  has been given out concerning them  bv the stock boosters.  Another very interesting circumstance which will have some of Mr.  Camsell's attention this summer will  be a closer investigation of the te.i tiary  conglomerates* on the Tulameen.    The  importance of this will  be recognized  iri a moment  when we think of   the  analogy existing between chat section  and the Rand in South Africa where  the tertiary conglomerates have yielded such enormous returns and given  rise to a mining industry  on so great  and permanent a scale.   Now that diamonds have been found on  the Tulameen  in rock overlying the tertiary  conglomerates  the  analogy  between  the two becomes most marked.  Years  ago Dawson 'found gold in the tertiary  conglomerates near Kamloops but the  possibilities where they are in. direct  association   with   the  diamond   and  platinum bearing rocks on the  Tulameen are infinitely greater and it will  not be at all surprising if  something  of vast importance   does   not result  from investigation of the circumstance.  Men like Mr. Camsell to whose minds  economic problems of this kind suggest themselves can  perform a most  valued service to the mining industry.  When he left here on   Monday morning for his camp on the Tulameen he  expected  to meet Prof. Nicol of the  School of Mining, Kingston, who has  been attracted  by the diamond find  and is likely to stop a few weeks with  Mr. Camsell and his party looking into the  diamond   deposits   and   their  Rumor That the Property is Under Bond  to T. D. Pickard  A rumor' was current in town oil  Suturday to the effect that a bond had  been taken on the Apex group oi* ruin-,  era! claims 'by T. D. Pickard. Thus  far we have been unable lo verify the*'  repot t and can only give it as rumor.  Novel ihele-.s it i*- not out of place  under the circumstance-.-* to express  the belief that there is nothing at all  unlikely about it for-the property is  known to possess exceptional merit  and it is doubtful whether there is any  mining man in a position to know  more about the property and what,  may be expected of it than Mr. Pickard does.  The Apex group which lies a few  mile.-, east of the Nickel Plate was  sold about two years ago by W. IX  McMillan to Geo. F. Wiliey.of AVh-  York, who afterwards entered into  agreement for sale of it to a corporation Known as the Colonial Gold Min  ing Company who appealed to have  some very good men among them and  made a commencement at development work in the summer of 1909, but  so far as leal development work is concerned did not appear to have made  much headway and were unfortunate  in the matter of maintaining their financial credit. However, the property  reverted to Willcy and it i= by no  means unlikely that a bona fide deal  may be on as above indicated.' Jf so,  it gives promise of a genuine effort to  give the properly wh.-u it has never  yet. had and that is���������a fair chance to  show what it can do.  VISIT OF MINING SCRIBE  TO THE  BRITISH-BORN  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL K Nil I NIC Kit. .\xnimiTI.SH  COU.'.AIWA  LAM) Sl'UVKVOl;  Star Building* Princeton  Solicitors, Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  DR. J.  L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home office in Oroville, 1st  to llth of each mouth.  Oflice  on  North   Main   Street.  about the resources of the mine when  they started in on those iniproyements  as they do now tney would have made  some of their changes for improvement more extensive even than they  did, and as a result would have been  immune from many of the mishaps  that can yet cause temporary stop-  pa ires.  As it is they have a plant that in  point of efficiency frequently effects  an extract ion running up to 0-1 and !)(i  per cent and that is reasonably sure of  continuous operations at all seasons of  a normal year. This surely is a. state  of a Hairs which when going hand in  hand with a five per cent dividend  every three months should make contented and good humored stockholders.  "An Appeal to the British-Born" is  the title of the second pamphlet sent  out by the Canadian National League.  This pamphlet is from the pen of the  secretary Arthur Ha.wkes who is himself British-born and of strong British  Liberal leanings, believing that British Liberalism is everything that is  right, proper and politic; that there  was no such thing as a Little Engla.nd-  e.r anywhere outside a. British Tory's  imagination and that Laurier was the  Canadian exponent of British Liberalism, but the menace to imperial unity  apparent in the reciprocity pact and  Sir Wilfrid's attitude on treaties and  defence at the conference is proving  an eye-opener to him.  livery man born in the British Isles  who has made, Ins home in Canada  should get a copy of this pamphlet  which may he had free of charge by  sending to the Canadian National  League,     311     Mcivinnon     Building,  Toronto.  The object of the  National   League  which claims to owe  no  party  allegi-  Mi'. E. Jacobs, of Victoria, came in  on Friday's train from the Boiindary  and next day went on west, intending  to go back to the coast by way of Mer-  ritt and Spence's Bridge. Although  Mr. Jacobs has for the past ten or  twelve years made a specialty of mining publicity this was thejirst time he  had ever been in Hedley which is British Columbia's principal gold camp.  His connections for effective mining  publicity embrace some of the leading  mining magazines and   dailv papers  and  it is  whollv to the journals for  which  ho corresponds  that he looks  for remuneration for his work, for the  paragraph  which -ha* been going the  rounds of the press  to the effect that.  he has  been  retained  by the government of British Columbia  to engage,  in publicity work for themines department was  without due  authority and  altogether premature.    Had the state-,  merit been true we are quite sure that  none of the  newspaper fraternity in  British Columbia to whom his work is  best known would have had anything  but   commendation   for the arrangement.   In Hedley then- has been some  disposition   to find    fault   with   Mr.  Jacobs' apparent neglect of this camp,  but when it is known   that   his earnings from contributions are all he has  to depend on and  that travel'through  the mining districts of British Columbia is a heavy item  of expense at best  and  gets away  with a.  lot of time a.-  well as  money   reasonable allowance  must  be  made.     The  man   who  sets  himself the task of getting his mining  information    at    first   hand    for    the  greater  part  of what    In-   sends   out  must   face   that   heavy   expense   and  hence   frequent   visits  can   hardly   he  looked for.      During the   brief time at  his disposal in Hedley he went through  the stamp mill but was unable to vi-.it  the mine,   as he had   to take   thefoie-  noon   train   to   Princeton in   order   to  make  connections.     On   one occasion  the  Gazette   was   locked   horns   with  Mr.   Jacobs on   a certain   matter  connected with ('lamp Hedley mining pnb-  passcd and gone  ance is announced to be:   "To promote  the sense of  Canadian   nationality  as i licity, but  that is all  an increasihg power   within the   Brit-j and now wo will be  only to pleased to  ish Kmpiro. and to preserve unimpair-j assist him   in any way we   can for the  ed the Canadian   and British channels   common benefit of tin* camp as well as  of commerce  on  which the prosperity j for old friendship's  sake which should  of the Dominion   has been founded.       ��������� not be  forgotten   for the  sake of  one   ^o.  j little tiff in   which both   were perhaps  llow would  Sir  Richard sound for 1 more or less to blame.  British   Columbia !J     Canada  has  one i  ���������**���������   Sir Richard now but it is big enough j Sir Wilfrid Laurier sails for Canada,  to hold two. There would be "Blue | on June 30th, proyiding the Seaman's  ruin Dick" and "Dick with the Silver [strike is settled bp that time. If not,  locks", he and Dick  may have to swim for it. THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, JUNE 22, 1H11  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  ss-.icii mi Thiir-dnys. !>y tin: Hi-:i)i.i:v CiA/.K-rn-:  i'lllNTIMi AXII I'rill.ISMl.VC ('(I.MI'ANV.  Ll.Miri:!).  ;U   lleilli.-v.   H. ('.  Subscriptions in Advance  |'-,y V.-.o- -5'-2-'W  "    ( t'liilcd Suiu-^l  "-'������������������'>"  Advertising Rates  Mi-ii-ui'i'ini'i'l. 12 lines to the itit-ii.  Land Notices ���������( 'crt ilk-ales of improvement, etc.  S7.an foi- iia-diiy notices,'ami $5.au for .'Hi-day  flOtii-l.'S.  Contract Advertisements��������� One inch per month  ������������������Jl.-.;.')-. over 1 inch and up to I inches, Sl.QO  per inch per month. To constant ad vortisers  inking larger space than lour inches, on  application, rules will bo given of reduced  charges, based on. size of spnc.o and length  of time.  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one  inch, $1.<H) for ono insertion. 25 coats .tor  each subsequent, insertion.' Over one inch,  10 cents per line for first, insertion and ;>  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Ti-niisienU payable in advance.  Changes for contract ad vcrtiHomonts should  be in'the ollicc by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue;  Advertisements will bo changed once every  ���������uoutli if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftencr than once a mouth  he price of composition will be charged at  regular rates:. ' ���������      ,.  A. MEGRAW. Managing Bditor.  nieiit to giant remedial le'gislrtion to  the Roman Catholic minority in the  province-ol' Manitoba. The opposition on the. other hand with La-.trier  at their head, recognizing the unpopularity of the measure in the country  and the political capital to be made  out of a vigorous opposition to prevent its passing, used every means at  their disposal in parliamentary practice to kill the bill and kill it tliey did  without any threat of a blow from the  closure club being aim at them. That  is a circumstance which the electors  of Canada will remember on polling  day if Laurier dares to use the closure  to force on the people of this country  a destructive, ill-considered measure  without any mandate whatever 'from  the people to do so.  Full Moon  ill  Last quar.  Si.  1911  JUNK  New Moon  28  First' quar.  1911  Sun. Mon. rues. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat  3 i" 3  X    \ %       0    -7        S '���������   if 10  11      22      S;i      H      l'������r������ 30 .17  is.    19    20    ai    22 as 24  25     -20 .    -21     28 '   29 *.<0  "���������T'lT HERE SIIICE 1%'0 ���������'  JrS'S  mk.  THE CLOSURE   THREATS  ... - r        "  The old closure threat is again being made in connection with the wish  of the Laurier government to force  ratification of the reciprocity pact  upon the people of Canada. A recent  occasion upon which an attempt to  apply it wa> suggested was in connection with a'measure proposed for putting the preparation of partisan voter's  lists.in the power of the government  when leader Borden and his supporters  wen; standing up valiantly for the protection of the people's right* to a free  untrammelled franchise. On that occasion Duncan Ross, determined not  to be foiled in his wish to gag the electors of Yale-Caiiboo into returning  him by unfair advantage, was one of  tlie loudest in his calls for the. closure,  but the government receded from an  unpopular position and by making  important modifications in the obnoxious measure avoided the necessity on  their part of forcing by means of the  closure. To attempt it in the. case, of  this reciprocity measure would be  more'outrageous than in any other instance in which threat was.ever made  in this country to apply it. Laurier  has been getting more tyrannical and  hard-headed year by year but to do as  proposed in this case would be to out-  Kruger Kruger in the days of "Oom  Paul's rankest despotism, for it has  been shown plainly in the recent debates that the reciprocity measure is  one which the government ha.- no fair  constitutional right to bring up at all  much less attempt to force through by  means so drastic as the closure. If  there ever was a time in the parliamentary history of Canada- when a  government would have been justified  in applying it the occasion was in 189(5  when the "remedial bill" was before  the house for in that case the administration was not doing the. thing in  gratification of their own wishes but  quite the reverse. They merely introduced a measure which was distasteful  to many of themselves and which they  knew was exceedingly unpopular in  the country and were doing it solely  in obedience to the expressed direction  if the highest court in the realm inasmuch as the privy council of Great  jh'itain had given out its decision that  t was not only within the powers but  was the duty of the Dominion govern-  .���������SUBSCWBE FOR THE   GAZETTE  "13*  ^o^jff^rcoTijir  70U WORK,  MflKE MR MONEY  WORKT00.  B1 PETOSmriG VOWWIriW  WITH US THE* Wllir BIRrl  4������ INTEREST WHICH  WECREWTM0nTHL> :  rHIPTIOnE^ISRETURh-  /1BLE ON DEMflflP  AS QUICKLY (\ 5 THETMIL}  CAM GARRY IT.  PEOPLE JUST /IS CAREFUL  /IMP CAUTIOUS AS  youcririBE,  f\W THOROUGHLY  SATISFIED,  with toe wwirtwrnii  OUR BUSINESS IS  TRANSACTED* BUSINESS  rWW&ED BY PEOPLE OF  APOSTrlL.GIViriG  YOUR NrtMB OPPRESS  wiUrPROMPTDBRirieyou  PUU-IMFORNrlTlori.  WRITE T������  SHOULPy0DMVE.W  FINflMGI/IL BUSINESS IN  V/iMGOUVERo-VICirilTT,  RENTS TO COUfEGT,  ���������IGREEMENTuFORS/ILE'*'-  MORTGflGESTOKOKrlPrER  /INPCOli-EGT,  flREir15lJRr1NGET0Plflfc&  LET US fiTTEMP TO 8T.  WB ARE PLE/ISiriG  OTHERS WE WI14-BE SURE  TO PLEASE YOU.  tovJupy Coin  321 fate Street,  ^Vancouver B.C.^  The London Directory  (Published Annually)  Enables traders throughout the world  to communicate direct  with English  MANUFACTURERS .tc DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being  a complete commercial guide to London and its suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORTMERCHANTS  with tlie Goods they ship, and the  Colonial and Foreign Markets they  supply;  .  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The chapters  with mine descriptions and on statistics  have been carefully revised and tlie hulk of  the mutter therein is '  ENTIRELY NEW  There are 25 chapter.  COVERING: Copper History. Geology.  Geography, Chemistry, Mineralogy, Mining,  Milling, Leaching, Smelting, Kotlning, Hrands,  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 coneedodly the  WOlteD'S STANDARD REFERENCE  UOOK ON COPPER.  The, Copper Handbook contains, in this new  and greatly enlarged edition, about 50 polecat, more matter than the Bible���������though  not'necessarily a better book because of its  greater bulk. It is tilled with KACTS of vita,  importance to '���������  THK INVESTOR  THK SPECULATOR  THK METALLURGIST ,  THK CONSUMER  THK- MINER  PRICK:   ������5.00 in buckram  with, gilt top. or  ������7.50 in full library morocco.  TERMS: The most liberal. Send no money  butorderthobooksent you, a II carriage charges  prepaid,"onone week's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits. Can  you afford'not to sue tlio book and judge for  yourself of its value to you '!  WRITE- NOW to the editor and publisher,  HORACE J. STEVENS  SHELDEN RUILDINC, HOUGHTON  MICH, U, S. A.  I)  I  North America  can   be drawn  out at any  time and,   until it is  wanted, interest is added twice a year. Sums of  $1.00 and upwards received.  75 Years in Businest Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,000  Hedley Branch,  H. A Hincks, Manager  ^^^t^*^^*������ ^^^^���������^^^^���������^^^^���������^^���������^^^t^P^^^t'w^'^^t^^-'p^^'^'^^t'^'B-^r'^^^^'^^t^^'^^rW  X X  j     GOOD JPRINTING     *  Such as You should use when you want  to make ah  impression  on  customers.  is Only Obtained  By using modern type faces On good stock  The   Gazette  Job   Departrtient  is prepared to turn it out for you  1  x  X  x -  I  I  x  *E.    Patronize the Home Shop  S You Want HomeTrade.  X  HEALTH ACT  Regulations for the Sanitary   Control of  Lumber, Mining and Other Gamps,  Sawmills and other Industries  situated in Unorganized  Districts  NOTICE  ���������pUHLICNOTICE is hereby given that, under  ���������*��������� the authority contained in section 131 of  the ''Land Act." a regulation was approved by  the Lieut-Governor in Council flxing the minimum sale price of lirst and second class lands  at ������10 and $n per aero respectively.  This regulation further provided that the  prices fixed therein should apply to all lands  with respect to which the applications to purchase were given favorable consideration after  the-date of said regulation, namelv April Mrd.  1911.  Further notice is now given that by virtue of  a regulation approved by tho Lieut-Governor  in Council on the 10th of May. 11)11, that the  regulation dated 3rd April, lilll, be held not to  apply to applications to purchase vacant Crown  lands which were received by tlie Assistant  Commissioners of Lands on or before the said  April 3rd. 11)11, and with respect to which the  required deposit of fifty cent--: per acre had  been received by said Commissioners on or he-  fore the said April 3rd, lilll.  ROBT. A. RKNWICK,  Deputy Minister of Lands.  Department of Lands,  Victoria, H. C, Kith May, lilll.       -JIM  ���������������������������*tt&2attE^^;i?JS!BttIl-.XZ-*-������*7t  ������22RIVmiD&AVE.  lya rripl^eJfalffonaj.Ziric-  Gtchings.Cutf &<Prf/ifin������iP/afcf  J}ool{letj,Prqjpecti, (aJalogiief  ^fapj, Lvfterf)eo*lf,fla������ujinef  vWeaJtspapegf.and'allpurpcsej.  PKone Hlain 6434  ^po/(an&JVeu)(������igraiS//j>g (so.  When   writing   Adversers     Please  Mention the Gazette.  Just Look at This  No wonder the Mutual Life of  Canada is a favorite with the  man who is looking for the hest  thing in Life Insurance.  FORTY-ONE YEARS' RECORD  Shows that the intkkkst reoeiv-  sd on its investments has i-x-  eeeded the death claims hy $1,  78(5,801,01.  Policyholders Get Everything  Because there are no Stockholders to atisorh any of the  profits.  William J. Twiss  MANAGER.  Fee Block,   -   570 Granville St.  VANCOUVER, B. C.  A. J-iEGlRAW, Local Agent.  1. '-'very employer, of labour on any work in  any lumbering, mining construction, or other  camp; sawmill, or other industry situated in  any portion of an unorganized district, shall,  upon the establishment of each and every  camp or work, forthwith notify the Sanitary  Inspector of the Province of the establishment  of the same,.and when requested to do so shall  furnish such particulars as may bo required by  the said inspector.  2. The Owner, manager, agent, or foreman  of any lumbering, lumber, or other camp, sawmill, or other industry located within an unorganized district, shall, in connection with  every -moli industry or works, be responsible  for the execution' and enforcement of any  regulation herein contained or hereafter to be  adopted.  3 If in the opinion of the Sanitary Inspector  the site of any camp or works is unhealthy or  unsanit-iry, he may order the removal of such  camp or works to somo other site to be selected  by him.  1. Any house, tent, or dwelling occupied by  the employees engaged in any industry located  within an unorganized district shall contain  'sufficient' cubic feet of air space for every occupant thereof as ���������may in each instance be  deemed necessary by tlie Sanitary Inspector,  and shall further be provided with efficient  means of ventilation. The floor of every dwelling shall be constructed of hoards or planks or  other material equally suitable for the purpose  raised on supports at least one foot from the  ground, and so made that it shall be tight.  Every dwelling other than a, temporary tent  shall be lighted by windows so constructed  that they can be opened when necessary.  "i. The method of ventilation of every dwelling in which a stove or furnanee is Used shall  be such as will satisfy tlie Sanitary inspector.  The temperature of the room shall be maintained at from GO to 65 degrees Kahr.. and a  shallow pan supplied with water shall be kept  on the stove to supply air moisture.  II Every camp or works of every industry  coining under these regulations shall be equipped with a wash house or laundry containing a  stove and tubs for bathing purposes.  7 Every camp or works shall be supplied  witli a building or tent properly constructed  and set apart as a kitchen, and having a dining room in connection therewith, with proper  convenienced for the cleanliness and comfort  of tho employees.  S Proper receptacles must be kept on hand  into which all refuse, whether liquid or solid,  mu.-t be placed, and such refuse must be regularly destroyed by lire or removed to a safe  distance from any building and be so deposited  as to not create a nuisii ace or contaminate the  drinking water.  !l Latrines, earth or other closets must be  located, constructed, and maintained in a manner in a manner satisfactory to the said Sanitary Inspector.  10 Stnblos in connection with any camp or  works must be located soas not to contaminate  tlie water supply, and must not be less than 125  feet distant from any dwelling or kitchen. This  distance may be increased at the discretion of  the Sanitary Inspector.  11 Tho water supply of any camp or works  must be uneontamniated and obtained from a  source satisfactory to tho Sanitary Inspector.  12 Printed copies of these regulations may  bo obtained from the Sanitary Inspector.  13 Should the Sanitary Inspector find'that  any of these regulations are not complied with  he may, where necessary, take steps to enforce  them, and the expense of. such action shall be  paid by tho employer or his agent.  14 The penalties contained and provided in  section il" of the "Health Act" shall apply to  the violations oj any of these regulations.  l,r>. The Sanitary Inspector may, where  deemed necessary, obtain tlie services of any  Provincial constable or constables to assist him  in the performance of his duties and to aid in  the enforcement of these regulations.  Hy Order  L, T. DAVIS, M. D.,  Sanitary Inspector,  Victoria.  You might travel hundreds of  miles and not get half the fun  and recreation that a Victor or  Berliner Gram-o-phone will give  you this summer right in your  own home.  Come in and we'll play for  you some of this delightful  music that is as refreshing as a  breeze on a hot summer day.  Yon can get a Gram-o-pfcone for a*  little as $15. Others up to $125.  VictrolM. $95 to $300.  BEtlKER  GRAM-0-PIIONE  COMPANY, Ltd.  MONTREAL  Victor  TRY THE  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  For Sale by  LOUIS C. ROLLS & CO.  Hedley, Ii. C.  No. Freight      -      No. Kxpcnso.  You can buy from Us at Montreal Prices  Western Distributors  WALTER F. EVANS & Co.  successors to Dyke, Kvans & Callaghun  5:������! Hastings St, Vancouver.  H. ZIBLER  Repairs  neatly <\n&  Promptly  Executed  Charges Moderate  Shop on Irene St.  WHEN WRITING ADVEnTrSER8 PLKASK  MENTION THIS PAPISM ���������THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, JUNE 22;  1911.  Town and District  Coronation Day.  Long live King George V.  Cannon will he booming, all round  the world'at the same moment to-day.  Loss than a week will now serve to  complete the new exU'ntion of Scott  avenue southward.  Rev. Mr. Mawhinhey, the new pastor of the Methodist church preached  his first .sermon in Hedley on Sunday  evening last.  Miss A. M. Faulds, the new matron  for the Hospital arrived on. Tuesday.  Mrs. Miller whose work has been most  satisfactory, expects to leave to-day.  Keremeos strawberries are now on  . the market in Hedley and the otlier;  .small fruits will doubtless be coining  v in at regular intervals from now on.  Mr.  and? Mrs.   E.  D.   Boeing, and;  daughter   Lois    went; by   Saturday's  train for Oroville to spend a few days  with Mr.  and Mrs. George Bowerman  ��������� on Osoyoos lake. . r   ;  ' K. G. Sidley, who has been suffering  1 from a paralytic stroke for several  ' months,. is   progressing: slowly;    He  ��������� can use his leg now a little if supported,, butas  yet there is ; no return of  ; power to the hand or arm.        .  With the purchase of'Hidden Creek  Mines 'Granby( stock."has ;been given;  new life and shows a tendency to-be-  *" come popular again. J. J. Hill is a  large stock holder;in Granby and: is  , said .to': be "enthusiastic.- over Hidden  Creek.    '. /" '���������"'',  Penticton seems to be the only place  within reach  that is having sports on  'Dominion Day. The people in the  ;lake town, however, are going in for.  ,in extensive programme in which the  horse racing events are likely to prove  of more than ordinary interest because  of the number of good prizes given.  , Tlie Vernon News of, twenty years  ago said: "The contract for carrying,  the mail between Mission, Penticton,  Tveremeos, Rock Creek arid Kettle  River has been awarded to,,Wni*. Powers. It is a monthly service." The  way the mail is running at present  between Vernon and Hedley it is not  very much better than that yet.  There: is said to be an auto stage line  running down the Okanagan valley  between Penticton and Oroville a distance of 50 miles. It is understood,  however, that it is run more as an  accommodation tramp auto, going  whenever and wherever business leads  rather than as a regular stage line  on schedule time. " ..'  ���������It is difficult to .-������*<��������� why the electric  light, telephone andot her poles should  last so-short a tin-Win i lie giavellysoil'  here in 'Hedley.-' Un Aloiul.iy niorning  a couple "of electric light poles on  Scott avenue near tin* junction with  Webster street tuml-jcd over bringing  the power line down on to the sidewalk., The wood seemed to be. rotted  through although Ihey have oi|ly been,  up a.few years. One of the Boeing  boys going to school had only passed  by a few feet where one of them fell.  There was no ������������������ wind at the tiiu'e.  j During his visit, last week the Gazette asked Mr. Camse.l whether he  liad been in the Porcupine district of  northern Ontario which is attracting  so much, attention -at present and:  learned from him that while he had.  not'seen the camp since any of the recent discoveries had been made he  had been > oyer the ground ten years  ago'and saw the outcrops but failed'to;  appropriate any of the good things.  At the time he had a 100 lb..pack on  his back on; the- way from,' Hudson's  .-Buy; where ilie liadI. been sent in search  of iron deposits and as it was then in:  .the.. month: ,of, Qct(>berv, and.. showing;  and:storming,ne,:was hiking for. ci.vJli-  Ration with a long, distance still to  cover, and every danger, of foeingtfrozen  in if he did not make the most of what  .time was, remaining.for1: him to get  pvev ; thatl regionyo'fc lake arid muskeg,  before winter caught him. Under  Ithose circumstances he can.be pardpn-  edjfoivthe: indifference-witli'���������'which he  walked oyer the. deposits that hayeVbe-  come the excitement of the eastern'  part of the continent.  KEEP YOUR EYES ON  P HEDLEY  WATCH IT GROW  It is destined to be the Greatest Gold Mining Camp in Canada.  Money invested in Hedley Town Property now will bring yoii Big  Returns in a Few Months  Buy Now; Don't Put It Off as the Price is Going Up.  For Full Information Write or Call on  GOLF HANDICAP RESULTS  The moderately warm days and cool:  nights of the past   ten days have been  .affording ideal conditions for taking  away the snow on the higher mountains with the minimum amount of  danger from destructive floods. The  Similkameen river has now been running bank full for so long a time that  all danger for this year should now be  - practioally over.  Word has been received that  Brookes, president of the Redeemable  Investment Co. is expected in Hedley  shortly and the visit is believed: to  augur well for the prosecution of  work on the Kingston. The suit has  been settled in regard to tlie P. O. Department charges. Norman Plass appears to have been the only real offender and in president Brookes'case  the authorities by way of letting  themselves down declared him merely  technically guilty and imposed a  nominal Hue.  Mr.  Thos. C.  Tanner,  representing  the Bank of Vancouver, was  in town  for a few days the past week interesting the  public in   the stork of that  institution which is the first chartered  bank for  this province and the stock  is  being practically all  placed  in the  province   instead of disposed to wealthy syndicates  in the  east,    The par  value  of  the stock  is $100 per share  and the first subscription is   all being  taken up at $120 so as not to impair the  capital by taking outof it the expenditure necessary for incorporation and  organization.     This  is  the  first time  the people of B. C. have had an opportunity, to  obtain   bank stock  at the  first subscription  price,   and   a  good  many small shareholders are availing  themselves of the chance.   In this way  the stock of the bank will be so widely  distributed  over the province   that it  will   lie  difficult   to   manipulate   and  control.    The  Board of Directors are  all  British  Columbia  men   who  have  made  their own   way in  finance and  can In* counted on to give the affairs  of the  bank closer attention   than   is  generally  bestowed on  institutions of  the kind by directors. R.P. McLennan  is president and Lieutenant-governor  Patterson and L. W. Shatford are on  the Board of directors.  i The. golf handicap;-tournament;appears to havejdi-agged somewhat during: the past', week, there being several  of: the matches; defaulted; Between the  wins and the default.'results, those who  emerged from the second round were.  Rolls, 'Miss Jackson, Barclay and  iTpwnsend. From the third round:the  'survivors were Rolls and Townsend.:  Thus:tlie :final: playoff match the result of which was of course a foregone,  conclusion left Rolls the winner. Tlie  tremendous growth of weeds and other  vegetation < along the fairway makes  the playing more tedious than formerly, not only from the time lost in looking for lost*balls but also because of  the fact that in playing through the.  green.making medium approach shots  no ball that is not well lofted has any  chance to make any reasonable distance or fetch up at the spot intended.  THE HEDLEr CUV TOHNSITE COMPaPV, Ltd.,  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager - HEDLEY, B.C.  ���������*���������!!-���������  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  Everything New and First-Class  Bar supplied��������� with .the. Choicest;  Liquors and Cigcirs, and Special  Attention   paid   to   the- Table.  PRINCETON   BREWING   GO,  PRINCETON, B. C.  *'.''' ... '" ���������"���������:''- '-,(-' '      ' -  Make the  NOTEB HOP GOLD BEER  t  THEIR NOTED HALF AND HALF  ' (HALF STOUT AXni-pORTJEK)  is a Winner.  PflLflGE  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  HKDLEY  B. O.  IT A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.   If Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Company.  Sidley-Cudworth Case  Greenwood; June 12.���������Tho case of:  Sidley vs. Cudworth, heard-in Greenwood on the Sth a jury found for the  defendant. It is alleged Cudworth  pleaded his inability to justify the  charges [contained in the libel; but  being addressed to the attorney-general it was held as a privileged communication, and therefore not actionable, as it was professed to have been  done in the public interest. The Judge  charged the jury to this effect, and the  verdict was found for the defendant.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phon.   11        INNIS BROS. Propiic-torfl.  METEOROLOGICAL.  Minimum  3*  37  30  30  3-1  29  30  The following are the readings showing temperature, etc., for. the week  ending June 17, 1911:  AT THE MINE.  Maximum  Jun 11 . 79  12 .. 07  13 .. 00  14 .. Ot  lo .. 05  10 .. 07  17           ..          02  Average maximum temperature 00.28  Average minimum do        33.11  Mean temperature 19.71  Rainfall for the week     .52 inches.  Snowfall        "        " 0.0  COIU'KSrO.VDIiVG WEEK OK r.AST VKAK  Highest maximum temperature 70,  Average maximum do  Lowest minimum do  Average minimum do  Mean do  AT THE MILL.  Maximum  Jun 11 .. 74  12 .. SS  13 .. 81  14 .. 87  15 .. 80  16 . 77  17 .. 70  Average maximum temperature SO.42  Average minimum do 50.28  Mean                                 do           05.35  Rainfall for the week 0.-15 inches  Snowfall       "        "      0.  COnHESI'ONDlXG WEEK OF r.ASl' VKAK  Highest maximum temperature 78  Average do do 09.14  Lowest minimum do 42  Average do do 45.42  Mean do 57.28  Bedding Plants  .... and . . ������  Vegetable Plants  Now Ready  Louis C. Bolls & Co. and  Shatfords, Ltd., the two loadL  ing merchants of Hedley will  be pleased to take your order,  for Our Price List.  .    .    .   JUST IN   .    .    .  -       i  A large Assortment of Gups and Saucers, small and.  large plates, sugar and cream sets in a variety of  shapes and sizes. Dainty, well-finished china,  strong enough for, every day wear and as moderate  in price as common porcelain.  J. A. SCHUBERT  HEDLEY, B. C.  51.85  28.  27.42  39.03  Minimum  53  53  49  53  53  48  43  FRACHE   BROS.  FLORISTS, Columbia, B.C.  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  5NICE FRESH & TASTY���������  .. PAINTING ...  and PAPAR-HANGING  ADVERTISE   IN   THE    GAZETTE  TRY THE  Hedley   Gazette  FOR  Fine Job Printing  Tlie Undersigned is prepared to  do work in  HOUSE, SIGN and  any OTHER WORK  in the painting line.  Orders  may be sent to  Box  472, Hedley, B. C.  R. T. BARCLAY.  ���������  -���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  Curlew Creamery Butter, 45c per lb.  New Laid Fresh Ranch Eggs, 40c per doz  Ham, medium size, very nice, 25c per lb  Breakfast Bacon, nice and steaky, 28c per lb  Buy Your Groceries from Us and you can rely on  getting them Fresh and Clean and  at the Right Prices  ���������  ���������  ���������  ��������� Shatfords, Ltd.!  ���������  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  $10.00 REWARD  For evidence that will convict any  parties of trespass or removing property from the Bull Dog Mines. M,0.  Kent is the only party with privilege  of occupation.  H. B. Buown  THE   RIVERSIDE   NURSERIES  GRAND FORKS, B. C.   Comprising ioo Acres  Largest growers of Nursery Stock in British Columbia.   All stock winter-  edin our cellius and no damger of buring winter killed trees.  ��������� Buy British Cohanhia grown trees for British Columbia Orchards.  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. JUNE 22, 1911.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen���������Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  \V. II. Hope, assistant to Yv*. ftf.  Frith. Customs' Collector, is at Myncastor relieving the Collector there  'who is taking a holiday.  C Ai. Shaw, P.L.S., lias been laboring diligently in this district during  the past two weeks and has about  completed all the work in sight.  Rev, Mr. Osborne, the new -Methodist, clergytii-rn at Princeton, and his  wife spent a'day in town last week on  their wav up the valley, the guests of  Mr. and'.Mrs, Crooker.  Mrs. Smith and daughters of Hod-  ley are spending. a few days with  friends in Kereiueos this week and  will lend valuable assistance at the  concert on Thursday evening.  Tommy Daly who is playing ball  with the Okanogan team has not met  with any more defeats since his reverse-at Oroville and now has a long  string .of victories to his credit.' He is  expected home after the 4th of July  games.  Dr. George Hart, of Vernon, eye.  specialist, spent a. couple of days in  town this' week to tlie advantage of  many here whose lamps were not burning as brightly as they should. The  visit "f a dentist would also be appre-  , ciated by many.  J. H. Brown, Indian agent of Siuii-  merland. arrived in town last week  for the purpose of taking the census,  of the Si washes in this valley. His arrival was ill-timed as all the Indians  were out of the valley attending some  religious pow-wow.  B. H. Jordon and J. D. Houston, of  Nelson were visitors in Keremeos for  a. day last week on their way up to  Princeton. The former is a brother-  in-law of the Rev. Jno Pringlo and an  old acquaintance of Rev. Mr. Gam  eron's.  The Land Company have a man and  team nt work on the property of Mr.  Fargo west of town, plowing, levelling and seeding down with clover.  This is an attractive piece of property  and with the work now being done  should be in excellent shape for planting fruit trees in the spring.  Mr. and Mrs. George Clarke and  Benny left on Monday evening to  spend the summer in the Cariboo  country where Mr. Clarke has business interests. He hopes to be able to  dispose of his interests there, this summer and when he returns here in the  fall hopes to be able to remain.  T. C. Brooke, of Princeton, drove  down on Monday and is spending a  few days this week on his lot here,  irrigating the trees and looking after  his garden. Mr. Brooke says that they  had eight degrees of frost in the upper  valley on Sunday evening. At Keremeos it was noticed that it turned  cool that evening but the thermometer remained well up in the forties and  -there was no.thought of frost.  Mr . E. Jacobs, of Victoria, an authority on mining matters and a contributor to all the leading mining  ���������journals'in America, passed through  here on Friday last on his way to the  rich mineral fields of the upper valley  and although fruit lands and horticulture are|out of his line he had heard  so much about the climate and won-  ��������� derful possibilities of the lower Similkameen that he decided to remain  over here a day and see for himself.  He found that conditions had not  been exaggerated and we trust that  among the able reports from his pen  of mining conditions in the Similkameen will appear some favorable mention of the great fertility and attractive feature-- of the  Keremeos district, j  "Jessie" the little Shetland pony |  owned by I-'red Gibson's children and !  recently brought by fliein from Vancouver is the envy of all the other'  kiddies in town and if a dealer in horse j  flesh were to bring a. bunch of these j  diminutive equities in -,o-niorrow i  there would be no peace for any par- J  cut in town until their children had j  one "just like it." Ordinarily "Jessie" j  is most docile and tractable and .  readily submits to anything that could  be asked of a saddle horse but appai-  ently considers being hitched to a .  common cart "infra dig" as when oc- i  casion warrants it. she will give an  exhibition of rough house that badly  frightens, if it does not hurt, the  youthful owners. To the grown-up  horse"- "Jessie" is an enigma and a  small black bear could not put them  into a worse state -of panic when they  come across her unawares.  K  X.  X  x  s  X  I  X  z  t  s  s  X  I  ff  X  X  I  X  t  LECK1ES  I   1ET  l(  I  SHOES.  i;-  c  .'. .VOl' WANT ...  Durability. Xc'itness, Quality  unci 'Value  LECKIES BOOTS and  Leads Them  All.    We have  Then] for 'Ladies, Children and Men.  sauve m  ���������?  X  X  x  x  x  X  X  ���������8  S  ���������j  X  I  1  1  X  X  J  I  I  ;  X  X  *Tm*W**VW*M**1*X*WMW������������&^  European floency  Wholesale Indents promptly executed at lowest cash  prices for all kinds  of British  and Continental   goods, including ���������  Books and Stationery  Boots, Shoes and Leather,  Chemicals and druggists'  Sundries,  China. Earthenware and.glassware.  Cyales, Motors and;Accessories,       :  Drapery, Millinery and Piece Goods, j  Fancy Goods and Perfumery.        ���������'"    I  Hardware. Machinery and Metals,     j  .Tewellry, Plate and Watches, j  Photographic and Optical Goods,       j  Provisions and Oilmen's Stores.  Commission 2A%- to 5%. . i  Trade discounts allowed. j  Special Quotations on demand. ���������  Sample cases from -������10 upwards. |  Consignments of Produce Sold on Ac  count.  William Wilson & Sons  (Established 1SU);      _.. l.:  Cable Address:  "Annuaire. London'  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  CONVEYANCING, CUSTOMS BROKERAGE,  VIHE INSURANCE  AGENCY HEDLEY GAZETTE  OFFICE -~     KEREMEOS.B.C.  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,  Proprietress.  STRAWBERRY PLANTS  fenilGton-KerDioeos  AUTO STAGE  Magopn and Clarke Seedling straw-  j berry plants for sale,   vigorous   and  very choice.     Prices; per 100, $1.25;  per 1000, $10.00   Order now.  August Peity. Keremeos.  SILKS  Large Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk.handkerchiefs etc.  tor sale -it right prices  TOMflY SING, Keremeos.  i  ���������  ���������  FIVE   ROSES   FLOUR  We are selling more "FIVE ROSES" every  day because Five Roses is better  than any other flour  All good cooks use Five Roses because Five  Roses is the best  AH good merchants handle  Five Roses because it never fails to give satisfaction  1  FRANK RICHTER & GO.  Makes  the round  trip between  Keremeos and Penticton  everyday and  Meets All Trains & Boats  Making*  Close Connections and  Affording Rapid Transit  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEKN LAND DISTRICT  !    niSTHICt OP VALE  Another  00 horse-power car is  to be added in the course  of a few weeks.  iSro Driver allowed to handle  car  who  does not   throtightly  his  car   and  must  cure   at   all  understand  exercise  times.  greatest  Fare $6.00.   Return $10.00  S. M. STUDEBAKER  60   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  q'AKK NOTICE that I. Robert CarewArm-  x strong; of Keremeos. B. C, occupation  rancher, intends to apply for permission to  purchase tho following describcd.lands  Commencing at ii post planted at tlie northeast corner of Iot07-Js; thence *wcsfc30 chains,  then north ffcehains, more or less, to tlie Simil-  Uameon River: thenfollowingthemeandorings  of the 'river easterly to the point, of commencement, and containing: twenty acres, more or  le*.-*,  ROBERT'CAliEW ARMSTRONG  May *_*.">th, 1011  ���������������  @  ���������������'  ������������������������.  m  ������  @  What a few Acre of Keremeos Fruit Lands  will be worth in a few years when  the trees are in bearing  &@������$&&&&������������-iM'&-$-&'&'  ���������     @  *������*  #  #  ���������*������������������.   Can you do better with your savings hy  sending them outside to invest in some speculative scheme, more or less hazardous, than by investing them at; home in something that is as  safe as the bank and at the same time offers such  big returns on the capital invested.  REMEMBER  We  offer no  land but what has  the water already on it   ,  Fruit Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 and 350 per acre.     Town Lots.  Keremeos Land Co., Ltd.  KEREMEOS, B.C.  PLUMBING  WARM  AIR  HEATING  AND  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights ������&c.  Anyone sending a Bketnh and description may  quickly uacerttiin our opinion free whether ao  itivcutioii is probably patentable. Communications strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on'-JPfltenta  sont free. Oldest nconcy for secarmp patents.  Patents taken throueh Jtnnn & Co. receive  special notice, without'char-re, in the  Scientific Hsticncm  A handsomely illiistrntedij  dilation of any scientltlc.'j.  year: four months, $1. Sol  MN������Co.36,B'������ad**-*  Branch Offlce, P!5 V St.. WashinKton, D. C.  Water Notice  "V'OriCKi" hereby friven that, an application  -L> -will be rriudc under Part V of the "Water  Act. lflOfl." to obtain a licence in the Similkameen Division of Yale District.  a���������The name,address and occupation of the  applicant: George O. Bur-ncll. Farmer. Fair-  view, B.C.  b���������The name of the lake, stream or .soiir.se (if  unnamed, the description is) a stream running from J. Burnett's pre-emption-through  my pre-emption   in Similkameen district.  c-Thc point of diversion at a point on iny  western boundary line where said stream enters my land.  d���������The quantity of water applied for in cubic  feet, per second; one  The character of the proposed works a. ditch  It nine or pipe.  f���������The premises on which the water is to be  used, on I .or  g���������The purno-e- for which the water is to lie  used Irrigation  K��������� This notice  was posted on the 'JTth day of  May lilll,i and application   will lie made   to  the commissioner 011 the *J7th day of .lune. Mill.  OKOKi-'K CI.  IH.'RXKI.I.  .  Kairview. H. ('.  GENERAL  TINSMITHING  Orders  bv Mail will receive  Prompt Attention  ESTIMATES FURNISHED ON  APPLICATION  H. B. MEAUSETTE  Keremeos  Kercmeos-Pentictoii Mail Stage.  LeavesKoronreos for Penticton on Mondays, Wednesdays <*tnd Fridays, at noon.  Leaves Penticton on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 7 a. in., arriving* in  Keremeos at noon.  W. E. \\'i:u*y. Proprietor.  SING LEE  Lciimchy,    Contracting-    of 'all  ..kinds,  Ditch   digging", jfcWo'od  Sawing, Clearing land,*Cook-  ing and all  kinds of .Chinese  Labor.  Keremeos, .B.C.  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  HEAT., ESTATE ��������� MINES  .Agent for:  London & Lancashire  Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Keremeos, B.C.  &Q^V^t^^^V*t>^W^l^^&0^9*X^^^%^%W^f^^%K^^^^^  KERErtEOS  MEAT   MARKET  NOTICE  Fresh  Fish  Every Thursday  .SIMIMCAMKKV LANK TMSTKKT.  OisiKifn- in-' Vai.i:.  'AKK notice that I. K.  Steve-,  of  ICock  ekly.   Lnreeat cir-  ... _.  irrial.   'J'erms, Jo a  four months, $1. Soldbyall newsdealers.  NOTICE  .SIMILKA.MKKX LANK Dl.STItK'T  fiisriiicT or vai.i-:  T-MvK Xolicetliat Cecil V, Allc-n, of Fail-view  -*��������� octciipiition rancher, intends to apply for  permission to lease the following de-scribed  land  Cniiinieiiciiiy at a. I'ltist planted "(I chairs north  easterly from the north west corner of lot 3\U7  thence 20 chains west, thence 20 chains south,  thence .SO chains east, thenee -III chains north,  thence 10 chains west, thence 20 chains south  to point of commencement, containing about  ���������JOO acres.  CKCIL V AU.KS  April 'J������ih, lilll lS-IO  NOTICE  pL'I'.LIC NOTICK. is herebv given that, im-  * der the authority contained in section I'll  of the "Land Act", a regulation has been up-  proved by tlie Lieutenant-Governor in Council  lixing the .minimum sale prices of Mist and  second-class lands at $10 and .*?'.') per acre, respectively.  This regulation further provides thai, the  prices fixed therein slmii apply to all lands  with respect to which the application to purchase is given favorable consideration after  this date, notwithstanding rhe date of such application or any delay that may have occurred  in the consideration of the same.  Further notice is hereby given that all persons who have pending applications to purchase lands under the provisions of sections :il  ur'K! of the "Land Act" and who are not willing  to complete such purchases under the prices  Used by the aforesaid regulation shall beat  liberty lo withdraw such applications and re;  ccive refund of the moneys deposited on account of Mich applications.  WILLIAM H. I'OSS.  11-10 Minister of hands  Department of Lands.        :  Victoria, J*. C April 3rd. 1H1I  SUBSC-RfHE FOR THK   GAZETTE  ���������*��������� Greek, occupation, contractor, intends to  apply for permission to purchase the following  described lands:  Commencing; at a post planted on I fie cast  side of Ket tie Uiver opposite the n. e. corner of  lot .'il.'tJ and marked '* tC. N. Steves n. w. corner  post" thence east. "JO chains: thenee south (Hi  chains: thenee west :il chains, more or less, to  river boundary: containing liin acres more or  lcs-.  KVAN L. STKVKS  Henry Nicholson, agent  April 7th. lilll. M-I'.i"  NOTICE  Certificate of Improvements.  lticm..\Ni> Kkautioxai, Mineral Claim, situate  in   the   Osoyoos   Mining  Division  of  Vale  District.     Where Located: Gump Kairview  -pAICK  notice  that   I.   I,'.  II.   Parkinson,   as  x agent   for  .Mrs. Parbara   MeCui-dy Krec  Miner's Certificate   .No.   lOOi'iil,   intend' sixty  days from  dale'hereof, to apply to the Mining  liecoi'der for a Certitli-ate of  Improvements,  for the. purpose of obtaining a Crown (Irani of  the above claim.  And further take notice thai, action under  section .'17 must be commenced before the issue  of such .Certificates of improvement)  Dated this Sth day of .June. A. 1).. I!l| I  23-10 Kiciiakd IT.  I'AKlflXSUX ���������  E. M. CROOKER  a^^A^l4^lAnAytlA'^a*^W<M^^W^W^^kla^U  Public Service Act  'T'lIK ipialil'ying- examinations for Third-cJus-  x (Terks, .Junior Clerks, a,nd Stenographer-  will be held at the following places, commencing on Monday the Ilrtl duly next: -Armstrong.  Cliilliwack. kaslo, ICelowna, Ladysmith. No-  nainio. Nelson, Saw Westminster, North Vancouver. I'eaeliland. Revelstoko, ftossland. .-sal.  nion Arm, Summerland. Vancouver. Vernon,  and Victoria.  Candidates must be British subjects between  the ages of ai and ;������l, if for Third class Clerk-  and between II! and 21, if for .Junior Clerk.- or  Stenographers.  Appli' aliens will not be accepted if received  Infer than the lath .June next.  Kurthor .information, together ' with application forms, may be obtained from the undersigned.  I'. WALKI-'!,'.  Registrar, I'ublie Service  Victoria. II. (.',. *J7t,h April, lilll 17-7  ..r.'/lWl'i    11

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