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 ! ��������� f.  AND SIMILKAMEEiS^I)VERTISER.  &mii *  ��������� ������������������zAxmm  =  A  Volume X.  HEDLEY, B. C, THUBSb&^^AKCH :>. 1914  ^  NUMBEIT  9.  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  118 years practice in Vancouver.]  S. O. L. Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,       -      -       B. C.  DAM PROGRESSING RAPIDLY  Five of the Nine Piers  Nearing  Comple  tion���������Start Made on Right-of way  N. Thompson phone seymouk 594S  MGR. WESTERN CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers .  Sheffield, Eng.  Offices and Warehouse, 817-ti'l Heatty Street-  Vancouver, B. C.  Hedley    fliners'   and    niilmen's  Union, No. 16*, W. F. of M.  Regular meetings of the l-Icdlcy Loca , No.  llil arc held on the first and third Wednesday  in the mont.h in Fraternity hall and the second  and fourth Wednesday at thu "V. P. Mine  O. M. Stevkxs T, K. Wii.lkv  President Fin-Sccrctary.  A. F. & A. M.  REGULAIl monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge No. 13, A. F. & A. M���������  are held on the second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. "Vjsiting  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  CREELMAN,  W. M  H.  G. FREEMAN  Secretory  Wonderful progress has been made  on the Hedley Gold Mining Company's  power dam on the Similkameen river  during the past week and if the  weather continues as favorable-'us it  has been, and there is not likely to be  any more trouble from that source, it  is expected that the five piers now under construction will be completed by  the end of the week. Excavation for  the abutment on the west end is' also  progressing rapidly and will be about  completed by the time the five piers  are finished and the river ready to  turn over. A start has already been  made in getting things ready for turning the river.  Mr. McLean has now a gang of  about 40 men at work on the darn  and at no time since the work started  has the prospect looked brighter for  havirrg all the foundation and piers in  before higher-water than at the present time.  A start was also made a few days  ago surveying and clearing the right-  of-way for the ditch and flume, which  will be on the West side of the river,  and already about five hundred yards  has been cleared.  SIMILKAMEEN GETS K.V.R.  Bill to Change Route Soon to  Be Submitted to Legislature���������Duke of Portland Opposes'Change  MINERAL PRODUCTION  OF THE PROVINCE  COKUIGAN  Counsel  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hedley Local Gump meets in  Fraternity Hall the first Thursday only in the month.  H. G  FllEKMAX  .-    Clerk,  L. O. L.  ?.:.���������,.! Ji������ssuL'u>=imoJjthry-J3jCtttii-g* o -  Hedley Lodge 1744-are held on  the   third   Monday   in    every  *S^li!iS^^nl0ntn i" Fraternity Hall.   Visit  ing brcthcrn are cordially invited to attend.  S. KMOWLF.S. W. M.  C. CHRISTINTA, Sec't.   "  DR. J. L  MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home office in Oroville, 1st  to 20th of each 'month.  Office on North   Main   Street.  Prelrminary Report of The Department of  Mines Shows Substantial Increase  Over Last Year  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL ENGINKKK and BRITISH  COLUMBIA LAND SURVEYOR  Star Building Princeton  U/alterClayton  .  Barrister. Solicitor, Etc.  MONEY TO LOAN  PENTICTON,  B. C.  GREAT  NORTHERN  HEDLEY B.C.  HOTEL  Bar and Table the Best.   Rates Moderate  First Class Accommodation  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  Gentlemen's Ilaircutting  IS AN ART  Every man who lias his hair cut  at this place will tell his friends  Satisfaction guaranteed  Hot and Cold Baths  IIlUlAlUrS BAJRBBR SHOP  k  C.E.SULLIVAN  Painter and Decorator  ORDERS GIVEN PROMPT  ATTENTION  Sign Painting; a Specialty  HEDLEY,       -       B.C.  Increase in the output of gold, silver, lead, zinc and coke in 1913 over  the production of 1912 is shown irr the  preliminary report of the British Columbia. Department of Mines.. The increases are : Gold $171,581; silver $217,-  512; lead, $324,653; zinc, $24,661; eoke,.  $l'2i'7-i0". "There was a decrease in the  copper output of $1,387,050 and of $1,-  722.3S5 in the coal production.  The increase in the gold output is  attributed in the report to the mines  of the Rossland, Nelson, Lillooet and  coast districts. Rossland is credited  with 136,300 ozs.; Boundary, 103,300  ozs., Nelson, 23,500 ozs.; coast district,  3000 ozs.; Lillooet, 1,300 ozs.  Over half the silver of the province,  3,569,642 ozs., valued at $2,027,557, was  produced by the Slocan, and of the  total of this district the Standard was  responsible for about two-thirds.  Slocan produced 1,860,000 ozs.; Ains-  worth, 487,000 ozs.,. East Kootenay  413,000 ozs.; Boundary, 380,000 ozs.  Nelson 160,000 ozs.  Of the lead output of 54,200,000 lbs.  the Slocan and Ainsworth districts  produced 31,000,000 lbs.: East Kootenay 20,300,000 lbs. and Nelson 2,000,-  000 lbs.  The Standard produced 16,600,000  lbs.; the Rambler-Cariboo, 2,200,000  lbs.; the Van Roi, 780,000 lbs.; the  Bluebell, 7,800,000 lbs.; the Consolidated company's mines at Ainsworth,  1,300,000 lbs., the Sullivan and St.  Eugene, 19,000,000 lbs.; the Monarch,  1,000,000 lbs.; the H. B., 900,000 lbs.;  and the Emerald 800,000 lbs.  The decrease in the copper output  value wa.s partly due to the lower  price of the metal and to the fact that  the coal strike of 19.11 gave the Boundary companies an opportunity to develop their properties during that year,  with the result that the output of  1913 was a -record one. "It would,  therefore, seem that this year's copper  output is in reality considerably above  the average and donates a steadily increasing production," say the report.  '1 he report predicts nn increase of  the copper output of the Boundary,  now responsible for 00 per cent of the  production of the province, during  the coming years.   .  The year's zinc output of 7,100,000  lbs. all came from the Slocan, with the  exception of 130,000 lbs. from the  Monarch mine, near Field.  The decrease in the coal prodution  wa.s due to the strike on Vancouver  island.      There   was   an   increase   of  Vancouver, B. C, Feb. 21.���������Approximately 25 per cent, of/grading on the  joint section of the>Hope Mountain  railway, between Hope and Coquihalla  summit, which will be used by the  Kettle Valley and .Vancouver, Victoria, & Eastern lines, has been completed, according , to advices received  from Siinilkanieen.  Though the section being built jointly by the Canadian Pacific railway and  Hill line consists of only part of the  line over the Ho'pe mountains, it is under-stood that arrangements have jiist  been completed for joint construction  of the line from OoalUiont to Hope, in  other words an added now section  from Coahnont west to Otter summit  will be jointly constructed. Already  Dhe Vancouver, Victoria Si Kastern  has two-thirds of the grading work  done between Coahnont and Otter1 summit, so that it will take a compar-a lively short time to getilthis part of the  line ready for rails.   /  This will mean, it is said, that the  Kettle Valley line will abandon about  50 miles of its old survey, which passed through Aspen Grove. The Aspen  Grove Land Co., whose stock is controlled by the Duke of Portland and  other old country capitalists, has been  oppossingany change in plans.  On the other hand the change in the  route is being urged on the ground of  early completion of the line and the  saving of a couple oi million dollars  to the Kettle Valley people.,    ���������  ���������  A bill providing for the changed  route is likely soon to be submitted-  to ��������� the  legislature for.-:; consideration.  BANDITS AIDED  TO ESCAPE  Police Arrest Man at  Birch   Bay Who  is Supposed to Have Aided  Train Robbers   .  ESTIMATES   BROUGHT   DONW  LAND SETTLEMENT  Sir George Paish; GivetSome-GQod; Ad  vtce to Canadians  Sir George Paish, the editor of the  London Statist, and one of the great  financial authorities in the world has  said much in. praise of Canada since  he spent some weeks in the east a few  months ago. In a very close analysis  of our industries and our resources he  gives advise which seemingly is good.  "The machinery created to take care  of the production of Canada", he says,  "is sufficient at present to deal with at  least twice if not thrice the existing  output."  Sir George states that Canada has  now more extensive means of transportation and more facilities for production than she has products to  handle. His advice is that any further  financial aid should be used by the  Dominion to promote : production  "until it overtakes the provided machinery for handling and marketing  it." He advises Canadians to spend  the hulk of the British loaned capital  which they now have and which they  are aiming to get. in securing settlers  for their agriculture lands and equipping them for prosperous citizenship  thereon.  If the advice of Sir George is taken  all future loans will be labelled "Laud  Settlement."  Vancouver, B. C, Feb. 25.--Lee  Walruth, believed to be the man who  aided the escape of two bandits who  held up the Great Northern passenger  train at Sanrish lust Friday, was arrested today at noon at Birch Bay,  by Sheriff Thomas, of Bellingham. as  he was heading toward British Columbia. The prisoner is being taken to  Bellingham in a launch. VValruth is  accused of stealing a launch from Bellingham just before the hold-up.  On Saturday morning he appeared  at the Lummi Bay Packing company's  plant on Lummi Island, and soiurht  shelter. He remained there until yesterday with the caretaker- of the  plant.  This morning Sheriff Thomas, with  two others, started out in a. fast  launch to scour the bays between here  and British Columbia. At Birch Bay  they found the stolen lauhch. Walruth  had stopped there, turned the boat  over to a farmer and told -him he  could have the use of the craft for a  month as he was going into British  Columbia. The sheriif and his men  then started for Blaine in a wagon and  overtook Walruth.  The theory is that Walruth aided  the bandits- Lo a hiding place on one  of the islands and then started out to  take care of himself. Hecariied two  revolvers and a riile when arrested.  Member for Similkameen  Secures Eighty  Thousand for His Constituency  MINING NOTES  5,000 Facts About Canada  was   an  00,000 tons in the Crows Nest district.  In the increased gold output of  Canada, the mines of British Columbia  were an important factor, producing  $0,049,520 in 1913, compared with $5.-  877,942 in 1912, according to the preliminary report of the provincial department of mines.  Do yon know Canada?   A novel and  unique mine of information  is found  in tiie popular booklet,   "5,000 Facts  About Canada",  just issued for 1914,  and compiled  by    Prank Yeigh,   the  well-known   statistical   authority   on  things  Canadian.    This    new edition  shows a marked advance over previous  issues in an   increase of new  data, a  handsome cover, a  revised  map,  and  improved paper.   The publication contains all the essential facts of Canada's  progress in a year, under such chapter  heads as Agriculture, Area,   Banking,  Census, Mitring, Manufacturing, Trade  etc., while striking tables  of comparisons presents   a measuring rod of our  national development.    Its wide circulation  is easily understood_when  its  value is realized, for its presents  the  Dominion in a. nut-shell  a ready reference encyclopedia, of facts and figures.    It may  be had by sending 25  cents to The Canadian Facts  Publishing Co.,  5SS  Huron  St.,  Toronto,  or  from news dealers.  ENCOURAGE   HOME   INDUSTRY  A rich strike is reported to have  been made, on O'Donnel's creek, in the  Atlin country.  Three hundred anil twenty-five tons  of ore was shipped from the Silver  Stand"ud ��������� mine, at New- fcHazelton,���������to,  the Trail Smelter last week.  The blowing in of the uornpany's  smelter at Hidden Creek has been  delayed by cold weather.  The Granby Company has declared  a regular quarterly dividend of $1.50  a share. This will make a total of  $36.50 a share, or $5,04S,77S that the  Granby has returned to stock holders  since incorporation.  The British  Columbia    Copper Co.  has issued a circular to its shareholders  announcing the  plan which  has  been  under consideration fur some time for  financing its   development  work  and  other obligations.    It provides for the  organization of a new company under  the laws of Virginia,   to be known  as  the.  Canada   Corporation,    Limited,  with an authorized capital  of $5,000,  000, its shares having a par value of $5  each.    The    new  company    will   also  authorize an issue of $1,000,000 10-year  0 per cent,  convertible debentureSi   to  be dated April 1,1914, and to be convertible at any time on or before  maturity for the stock of the  new  company at par on the   proposed   basis  of  capitalization.      In     explaining    the  reasons for bringing out this plan. Mr.  Newman Erb,   president of  the  company, says that the  management  has  realized for several  yenrs  the  necessity of supplementing its  ore reserves  in order to overcome the depletion  of  its present mines    In spite of the  fact  that the organization and equipment  have been maintained at a high state  of efficiency, it lias been found   impossible to develop each  year sufficient  ore  reserves  to  leplace   the  tonnage  extracted,  consequently  it has   been  found necessary to devote the surplus  earnings to  the  examination and  exploration    of    new     property.     This  policy has resulted in the development  of "a very promising mineralized area  at Copper Mountain, located approximately 12 milles south  of Princeton,  B. C.    This  town  is about  140 miles  west of Greenwood and 35 miles north  of the international boundary on  an  operating branch of the Great  Northern Railway  Company.    A branch  of  the Canadian   Pacific  Railway  Co.   is  now being built  to  Princeton  also.������������������  Monetary Times.  ' Victoria. Feb. 20���������Showing an estimated expenditure for the fiscal year  1914-15 of $13,742,009.00 and an estimated revenue for the same period of  $10,048,915.15, the provincial estimates  were brought down today. n  Total estimated expenditure on public works $5,310,575, viz., $2,319,500 on  works and buildings; $2,801,000, on  roads, streets, bridges and wharves;  $90,075 to steamboats, ferries and  bridges; $10,000 for contingencies.  Appropriations for education include  $500,000 for university and $90,800 for  tcchinal education. There is a vote  of $150,000 for buildings at Prince Rupert, $50,000 for the courthouse at Vernon (re-vote). $10,000 for government  buildings at Duncan anil $15,000 (le-  vote) for government buildings in  Nicola.  Poresty branch shows an increase  of $78.000; lands branch decrease of  $2124,000; thesurveyor-genera Is department decrease of $165,000; water rights  increase by $67,000.  FOR ROADS, .ETC  Appropriations for roads, streets,  bridges and wharves total $2,801,000  as follows;  Alberni,$G0.000; Atlin, $20,000; Cariboo, $144,000; Cliilliwack, $37,000; Columbia; $40,000; Comox, $67,000;   Cow-  ichan,    $37,000.    Cranbrook,    $46,000;  Delta,  25,000;  Dewdney,   $77,000;   Es .  quiuialt, $40,000: Fernie.46,000:   Grand  Forks,   $32,000;   Greenwood,    $22,000; .  The, Islands, $30,000,   Kamloops,  $80,-  000; Kaslo.   $40,000;   Lillooet,   $73,000;  Nanaimo City. $10,000; Newcastle, $27-,:.  000;  Okanagan,    $88,000; ���������   Richmond,"  140,000; Revelstoke,   $41,000;   Saanich,  $50,000: Similkameen, $80,000; Skeena,  $216,000: Slocan, $40,000; Yale, $57,000,  Ymir, $S0,0()0.  ������������������:-Jlo������d,---Biinlf~WHides:mei'e;rs.S60.090;:-  Hope-Princeton, $20,000; roads, Point  Grey, $20,000; location of road, $10,000;  road machinery, $25,000: wharves generally, $25,000; bridges generally,  $450,000.  B. C. FORESTS IN DANGER  Insects Making  Frightful   Havoc���������Fire  Brings the Insects  Sir John Tenniel, cartonist jjfor  "Punch", died in London on Friday  last. He was one of the greatest car-  tonists known.  Sir George Ross is gradually sinking  and the end may come at any time.  As the result of recent scientific investigations of insect ravages in British   Columbia, 'it   was   found   that  in  some places  finest insects have destroyed twenty-five percent of the timber crop.    In California, on the Sierra  National Forest,   the damage done by  insects last summer-  far exceeded that  clone  by fire.     In eastern Canada the  bark beetle on the pine,  the'.hud worm  on   the spruce and the saw-fly on the  larch have done so much injury to the  forests that special legislation for their  control lias been passed   by the Feder-  <-il and  Provincial  Governments.    Indeed,   as   a   result   of the  continued  ravages of its worst insect enemy (the  large larch saw-fly) the larch, or "tamarack" is gradually becoming commercially extinct in Canada.  The present  plethora of insect pests  in the forests of C'inada is due largely  to  the recent  ravages  of forest fires,  which killed or weakened the standing  timber and thus provided vast feeding  grounds for  these  insects.    It  is  fortius  reason   tlrat   forest  fires   are   so  much dreaded by  timber owners, for  it is not often   that the fire  itself destroys   the   merchantable  value of the  timber.    Usually it is the wood-boring  insects  which   follow  in the  wake of  such fires  that make the  timber unfit  for lumber and   have a large  share in  causing  the  millions   of   dollars   loss  which the nation suffers annually.  To attempt the wholesale control of  the insects themselves would be a.  hopeless task, but by eliminating fire-  damage, widespread insect-damage  may also be automatically prevented,  for healthy trees are not susceptible to  attack. By segregating forest reserves  on which the percentage of fire loss  the last summer was smaller than on  any similarly protected areas in America, the Forestry Branch of the Department of the Interior is taking a  leading part in the control of insect  ravages.  Lord Minto died in London on Monday, March 2nd. THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, MARCH 5,"I 914.  Similkameen Advertiser.  Subscriptions in Advance  ���������Per Year.'..v.,."..���������.!'���������,".;,.'..;  ������������������������������������������������������ Sa.00  "   (United. .States I  '-'.50  Advertising Rates  "Measurement. 1-lines to the inch.  ���������Land Notices���������Certificates of improvement, etc.  $7.00 for fiO-uny notices, and ������5.11(1 for :������l-(lay  .    notices.  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one  inch, ������1.00 for one insertion, 25 cents for  each subsequent insertion.   Over one inch,  1(1 cents per line for first insertion and 5  cents per lino for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  $1.25; over 1 inch and up to 1 inches, Sl-00  per inch per 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.  ���������    W. C.MARTIN. Manas-inc fc"ditor.  methods should be avoided.  With this expression of opinion by  Mr. Ellison there' should'be general  agreement throughout British Columbia. Everyone wants to see the province developed as rapidly as pnsssihle,  but the aim of all should be to see  that development is along sound lines  ���������lines that will make for the pei ma-  nent prosperity of the pinvince and  its people. '  SIR JOHN TENNIEL  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following are the read i ngs sho w-  ing temperature, .etc.; for" the .week  ending Feb.'* 28, 1914: ���������  !AT-  the mink.  ���������-������������������'' ,jr   '  Maximum  Mi  n i id 11 ������������������  Feb 22  ���������   30  20  23  . #  38  .   24  21  . ,  ���������10  "    21  25  30  20  2(i  . (  31  22  ��������������������������� 27  .    32  14  28  * ���������  32  20  Full Moon  ������������������ II ,  Last, quar.  IS  New Moon  Si  Kir.st quar.  1914  MAR  1914  Sun. Mon. Tucs. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.  1  ���������>  3  4  5  0  i  s  9  l"  11  12  13  M  15  Hi  17  18,  19  20  21  22  23  21  25  20  27  2S  20  3:i  31  GREETING  ' Willi this issue the Henley Gazette  appears under new management' and  the undersigned who has lak'-Mi over  the liu.-iness has little to say as tp  .what the futiiie'policy of the paper  will be. Performance is better than  promises and where no promises are  'made none will be broken.  The undersigned has full confidence  in the future of Hedley and of the  -Similkameen valley and the future of  'the paper will depend upon the future  of the town and valley. If these grow  so will the Gazette, which will not be  ���������i'.iiiiid .to lag behind, but will endeavor  to keep pace with the advancement of  the place.  One  thing   we want  to   make plain  The late Sir .Tolm Tonuii'-l might have  been n   famous painter  if lie   had   not  chosen   to be a 'canonist and   the  artist of-'Pillich". It does not follow that  his choice was wrong.    At the Lest he  would not have been   greater than   all  other painters, but he was'unqui'stion-  ably the greatest  artist 'in his' speeial  vocation.     During'his half  century of  work   on ������������������Punch".he gave pleasure to  a thousand persons for' every 'one who  would have enjoyed a. view of liis paintings.    He exerted   in his chosen   field  a large and wholesome   popular  influence such as the  country needed,   and  has set, a (Inc. example  of the valiu ������������������of  artistic   satire   without   hiltci-iie.-s   ��������� a-  offence.    The statement  that   lie   was  the    father  of  the   political    cartoon,  needs  to   be taken .with...qualification.  Caricature, gentle or severe, of 'public  men    by   .whimsical    and      huniernus  sketches is one of the oldest  forms   of  art and literatuie.'. It was  current   in  Greece and���������R.om'e in  their gresit   days,  and in the brilliant city states of Italy.  The Dutch, llu-Spani.-h and the French  made  use  of  the  political  cartoon'in  their several times of storm and stress.  The art and custom has been developed  through .centuries.in England, with   a  tendency'toward   gentler and ������������������ higher  humor.'Before "Punch" were Hogarth  Gilray and Cruikshank; with "Punch"  end before Tenniel   weie   John  Leech  and Richard Doyle.    But Tenniel   was  the cartoonist best  known in the   two  generations where   lie might  claim   as  his contemporaries.���������News-Advertiser  Average maximum tempera.tnre 31. ���������  Average, minimum do 20.2!)  Mean temperature . 27.14  Rainfall for the week      .00 up lies.  Snowfall        *        " 1.00      '  COKKKSl'ONDI.VO   ll'KUK   <)!������������������  I.A-T  VWAIt  40.  1836  THE BANK OF  Highest maximum temp 'rutin  Average, maximum do  Lowest minimum do  Average minimum >lo  Mean do  AT THK   ii, LI..  Maximum 'i...  Feb22 .. 33  23 .. 32  24 .. 31  ,25             ..          31  2(1 .. 3(i  27 .. 35  25 ...  35  31.  --7.  2.  2(i.S5  Mill  28  22  21  IS  25  :;'i  Average maximum l-'iu eraiuii 31 11  Average minimum do 2$ 02  Mean ���������!���������' 31.50  Rainfall for the week ii-   i    -  Snowfall        "        " i S  COlU'KSI'OXniNC   WKIll*   ���������"     LAST   i KAI<  Highest maximum t< n ���������'        ���������>.  Average            do ii). 12  I .owest minimuiu -      ���������!.  Average do i; '���������. T1 -  Mean :1.4!l  PUBLIC NlTk :..  SIGNALS FOR FI.   -.   \       . M  LoXCf    .BLAST    of   Ii.       ill' i-tle  means    "File   lit   Ll>c-   .������. .ill  employees    of    the.   m! k-,  whether  on duly  or i.     .    ��������� \ < nal  to report at once.  Short Blast pf whi-       n ������������������ I-'ii-c  in Town."  (.'.  78 Years in Business.   Capital and Surplus $7,786,666.  Bank By Mail and Save a Trip to Town  For tho benefit of those who live out of town, we have  uiT'inged ix plan by which you can do your banking by  mail quite as satisfactorily as if you stood here at our  counters. Come in and let us explain the plan���������or write  lor the information.  Hed.ey   -iranch,  C. P. Dalton, Manager  ���������"><><������������������  ^������^4><������^������^^^0^^^^^^^^^^^4h^^^ <  *  ���������  v  .*>  >  Wat������ch Our Show Windows  and See -t-he Fine Line of  Goods we carry in Stock.  I*:  ���������,SER. BLOCK  ^���������O-������$���������<><&-���������-  ���������i,-',^-,;'-  HEDLEY,  B.C.  J  SUBSCRIBE FOR  ^  T HT  ���������..'/.  VZETTE !  3-3  G.ener.  jp^fpifpfpi  !t i.s estimated   that  labor l.-.^t  ������1  1UO.0O0 by  strikes in the United Kin;,  nd that  is that the paper will be ,��������������������������� j dom last year.  on commercial lines solely, and the  news and local happenings of the town  and valley will have the. right-of-way  over everything else ser far as the contents from week to week is concerned,  ft is: the'-writer's first venture in  newspaper management and the indulgence of readers is asked. As for  the job printing trade,   that is  wheie  ��������� the new proprietor is most at home  and the  only promise  he has to make  ' i.s that all work sent to the ollice will  have prompt attention and satisfaction guaranteed,   as cheaply as can la;  ' done consistent with good work.  The  assistance  of all   is solicited  to  make the Gazette fully representative  . of the valley. All items of interest as  news will be gladly received.  Wm. 0. -Ma it tin.  PROGRESS ALONG RIGHT LINES  The    budget   speech    delivered    by  Hon. Price Ellison, minister of finance,  in the  legislature  on  Thursday,   wa.s  quite properly thoroughly  optimistic.  Mr.   Ellison   wa.s  able  to  show   that,  despite  whatever stringency   in    the  money market there  may  have   been  the revenue  of  the  province   for the  year exceeded the  amount estimated  by two and  a half million dollars  and  that  the   production    of  the    farms,  mines,   forest    and   fisheries    for   the  year had  exceeded   one  hundred   mi  lion dollars,   and he   wa.s  also abb;   to  present   other   evidences   of    various  kinds as to   the  prosperity  of  llritish  ���������Columbia.     His   statement of   conditions, while optimistic,   was in   no  respect  overdrawn.  Mr. Ellison took opportunity to express his faith in the future of the  province, the development of which  he felt, along proper lines will be even  more rapid in the future than it has  been in the immediate past satisfactoy  though that has been, but he was  careful to point out thatget-rich-quick  Appendicitis    Book   Free  The Adler-i-ka book, telling how  you can EASILY guard against appendicitis, and ho.w you can lelieve  constipation or gas on the stomach  INSTANTLY, is offered free this week  by F. M. Gillespie.  ^w ill  County Court of Yale  A sitting of the County Court, of Yak', will be  held at the Court House. Princeton,   Wednesday, Xth day of April,  lilll, at the hour of  2  o'clock in the afternoon.   By command.  HUGHHUNTKK  "Hi Register County Court.  Where Do You  ?���������  m  m  PI  pi  DO you shop in a brisk, active store, or in a dull  store?  Advertising makes bright stores. Failure to advertise goes hand in hand with dullness and stagnation.  fill  m  i  HI  PI  [Ml  PI  STRAYED  PI  TO the  premises of John .S. Slu'ivor,  Lot Xo, b=n  '-'.in. at lloek Creek, one brown saddle     [HJJ  pony,  about   eiffht,  years  old.   weight about {-=���������"  7;VI His, with indistinct brand on left shoulder.     "  .I0IIX S. SifAVKIt.  TO thu premises of IMoro Alexis, near Sixteen  "XI lie creek, last fall, one red eow with roan  calf, having no brand. Owner may have same  by paying expenses.  I'll'RI'' A'MCX'IS  Advertising brushes away cobwebs and dust, smartens shop  windows, quickens the intelligence of salesmen, and lets in the  sunlight.  I Advertising makes the merchant think of you���������of your  wants and needs; makes him  anxious to serve you to your  liking and advantage.  ,. Advertising keeps stock from  having birthdays.  Advertising acquaints you with  new things, and so brightens  your home, your life, your person.  Advertising keeps a business  from growing lazy and stupid.  Advertisingin jects good red blood  into the arteries of a business, and  keeps it healthful and active.  Shop where your wants and  needs are uppermost in the mind  of the merchant. Shop in the  store which reflects you, which  you dominate. Shop where  your money returns to you in  better goods, better values, better service.  Shun the shop that is dumb  and dark and dreary; keep away  from the shop that never speaks  to you, never smiles at you,  never bothers about you.  Reward by your custom the  merchant who lives to serve you,  and who is doing his utmost to  build up this community; who  takes you into his confidence by  means of advertisements in your  local newspapers.  m  m  pi  pi  pi  pi  Smile back at the shop which smiles at you.  Shake hands with it-���������keep company with it���������your  favor will be returned to you tenfold  Advice regarding your advertising problems is available through  any good advertising agency, or the Secretary of the Canadian  Press Association, Room 503 Lumsdcn Building. Enquiry  involves no obligation on your part���������so write, if interested.  m  1  pi  i  igiljlji!^^  HH THE HEDLEY GAZETTE MARCH 5. 191-1.  Town and District.  . Mr. V. P. Adams of. Oroville   was   a  visitor t!o town last week. "  ''Jimmy N.ish is-"laid up  in the  Hedley hospital with rheumatism.  Dave Innis  was a visitor to Hedley  on Monday and Tuesday of this  week.  Mrs. Logsden of Princeton  was a.  visitor  to  towrr for a few  days  last  week.  The Hedley TradingCompany expect  a carload of ice  from  Tulameen,   Fri-  ���������   day.  Mrs. Sinclair returned to Hedley on  Saturday after a few days visit to  Oroville.  Allen Galbraith sold his house and  lot, on the east side of the creek, to  Mr. Geo. Gilbert.  We are son y to report that XV. A.  McLean was taken sick on Monday  night with appendicitis..  There is to be an Orange Lodge in  Greenwood. Somebody should break  the news to Tom  Walsh.���������Ledge  Dr. Campbell of Princeton was a  visitor to town on Friday last. He  returned home on Saturday's train.  Mrs. J. D. Brass left on Monday for  Moose Jaw where she will visit for a  time with her son, Mr. Wm. Baxter.  There was. no moving pictures- in  the hall last week owing to the management being unable to procure films.  The Hedley basket baHteam'expects  to go to Keremeos next Satin-day to  play a game with the boys of the fruit  town. ' * .  Mrs. IS H. Williams is spending a  few days' with Mrs Bradshaw, at  Fifteen Mile, before leaving for  England.  ' The Hedley Golf Club will hold their  annual ball on Tuesday, March 17lh,  St. Patrick's Day. Further particulars next week.  Mr. Pete Bromley of Iveremeos is  running the blacksmith shop belonging to Mr. Burr while the latter is laid  irp with blood-poisoning.  Miss Ellen Corrigan, who has been  visiting friends and relations in Hedley for the past fortnight, returned to  her home in Keremeos last Saturday.  The milk weather of the past week  has taken practically taken all the ice  off-the rink, and the boys can now  put  away skates for another season.  Mrs. Richard Hamley and family of  "'^Cornwall, Eng., arrived in town Saturday to join her husband who is at.  present working at the Nickel Plate  mine.  J. XV. Nelson died of cancer last  week, at Witaka, Minn. He built the  first ho'tei in Greenwood and was a  pioneer in many camps of the west.  ���������Ledge  Hedley is to have a band. A meeting  will be held in the Hotel Similkameen  on Fiiday evening to organize. Everybody interested are asked to be in attendance.  In ISb'O, S,U00 men statupeded to Rock  Creek, about 20 iniles froin where  Greenwood now stands. Of all that  number, only two are living, Bcrti  Stevenson and Jim Copland. Both of  these old pioneers met in Greenwood  last week and had their picture taken  together. They are in many respects  two of the most notible pioneers in  the province.���������Ledge.  Mr. T. D. Pickard,' a former resident of the Similkameen. and now a  prominent contractor in New Brunswick, was visiting Mr.-II. A, Turner  at Penticton, this week. Mr. Pickard has large interests in the Siinilkanieen and on the coast. He. is at present engaged in the organization of an  influential company to promote varied interests in the Similkameen'.���������  Penticton Herald.  Mr. and Mrs. W. Sampson and family, of the Nickel Plate, went out to  Salt Lake City on Friday last on a  visit. For the. past couple of weeks  Mr. Sampson has not been in the best  i)f health owing to a slight attack of  appendicitis and while away he intends to undergo an operation if it is  found to be necessary. Mr. J. F. Hin-  wood came over from Nelson about a  week ago to take Mr. Sampson's place while ho i.s away. Mr.  Hinwood and Mr. Sampson are old  tilliciims having worked together  nearly eighteen years ago.  - Major A. Megraw left-on Monday  last for Vernon where he has gone on  business in connection with his new  appointment. He expects to "return  to Hedley for a few days about the  middle of the month before entering  on his new duties as Indian Commissioner. During his ten years residence  in Hedley he made many staunch  friends who are sorry to see him  leave. ��������� In his capacity of Indian Com-  missinner Mr. Megraw may find it  necessary to visit the Indians in the  Similkameen and if" so, we are sure he  will not forget to visit his old- friends  in Hedley and while hei'e we are sure  that he will find time to have a round  of golf on the Hedley links.  FRIDAY MARCH 6th ONLY  SPRING   CLEANING   GOODS  MOP STICKS, regular 35c for       . - 25c  BROOMS, "Favorite" regular 50c      -       40c  WASHBOARDS, galvanized reg 75c    -    60c  " Globe, regular 50c     -     40c  Royal Crown Powder reg 3 lb pkg for 30c  20c  "_    .     " " " 1 lb, 2 for 25c   3 for 25c  LYE, regular 3 for 50c 4 for SOc  BEATSALL CLEANER regular 15c       -       IO  100 Tins Stove Polish, regular 10c -       5c  I  COTTON CREPES  just arrived to sell at  25cyard. Friday Sale  20q a yrexrdi  LADIES'  UNDERWEAR  Several odd lines to  to clear out. On sale  Friday at  1-2 price  TABLE CLOTH  1 piece, regular 50c  yards.    Friday  Sale.  30c a. yard  BASKETBALL  Constable Sproule went to Keremeos Tuesday. He received work from  ���������chief constable Simpson to keep an  eye on Keremeos during the absence  of Constable McGuffie.  The Hedley and Keremeos friends  of Jimmy   Innis   will   be. pleased  to  learn  that he  is now irr business for  V' "';-''>iseIf.     He  has recently started a  livery arid feed stable at Ashcroft.  . /Mr. E. E. Burr, who has been laid  up for the past two weeks with blood  poisoning in his left arm, is now slowly recovering and his many friends  hope to see him around again soon.  Mr. E. D. Boeing returned home on  ���������Wednesday last from up the West  Fork of the Kettle river, where he has  the contract of putting in a bridge at  Carmi  for the provincial government.  At the present time it begins to look  as  if those  who have not already seined their ice for the coming summer  will either  have to do without  or else  have it shipped in from outside points.  The snow has rapidly disappeared  this week owing to the warm springlike weather, and on Sunday several  members of the Hedley Golf Club had  the pleasure of playing a couple of  holes on the Hedley links.  Mrs. Burr's mother and sister, Mrs.  A. Cartel' and Mrs. Rowley, and Mr.  Frank Burr and daughter came in on  Fiiday last and will spend a few days  with Air. and Mrs. E. E. Burr. Mis.  Carter and Mrs. Rowley returned to  their home in Chcwelah on Monday.  A rather peculiar accident ocenred  to the Great Northern local train on  its return trip from Coahnont on  Friday last, a large tree falling right  across one of the cars which was loaded with ties. The accident did no  damage, beyond breaking the tele-  gragh wires and delaying the train  for a couple of hours.  By the almost unbelievable score of  of 102 to one tiie Oroville, Wash;, high  school basketball team defeated the  Hedley team last Friday night at  Oroville. "The* "game;1 although one  sided from start to finish, was a  -peetacular oheand was well worth  watching. The Oroville team was  perfectly trained and their'team work  was excellent. Although the': Hedley  lioys were completly outclassed, they  are to be complimented at the ganie-  ness they showed. There were but  few fouls called on either team and  the game was free from any unnecessary roughness.  Provo, of the Oroville team, played  a star game making baskets from almost every part of the field. He had  to his credit the making of 27 baskets.  Powell of the same team had 13 to his  credit.  Pollock and Barrett, on the forward  line of the locals, played a good game  until they were compelled to leave the  field, Pollock having injured his hand  and side in a bad fall and Berrett  suffered a sprained ankle. They were  replaced by G. Knowles aud B. Robertson.  A return game in Hedley has been  arranged with the Oroville boys for  March the 20th, when the local boys  hope .to make a better showing.  Duffy LaRose of Princeton refei eed  the game to the satisfaction of the  players on   both  teams.  The line-up was as follows:  Our Whole. Stock of Paints and Varnishes including a large shipment of Bapco Paints just  arrived.    On ������ale FVicIay  io per cent. Discount.  OUR NEW SPRING. WAISTS, SHOES, PAINTS  and DRY GOODS ARE IN.    ASK TO SEE TliEH.  $2 50.00 will  Residential Building9 Lot on  Daly Avenue  Don't Pay Out Good Money for Rent When You  Can Own a House of Your Own  THE HEMEY CITY TOWNSITE COMPANY, Ltd.  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager HEDLEY, B. C.  Oroville  Cole  Prince  Vincent  Powell  Provo  Right Guard  Left Guard  Centre.  Right Forward  Left Forward  Hedley  Murray  Innis  Hansen  Pollock  Berrett  GENERAL NEWS  The long-awaited judgment on the  western freight rates case will likely,  be handed down before the end of the  month by the. railway commission  They expected to have completed it  before this, but when they came to  wade through the chief facts collected  in the o,00(),0()0 words of evidence arid  the few hundred pounds or exhibits  they found they were up against a.  bigger task than was expected. The  judgment is practically prepared, but  it needs to be revised before going  out to the public.  it*^^J������i������l������'i������itiJ*iJl������'i!i'i������'i������'l������i������n<^iiJ'il^'l������-������a<ti������V  X .5  9  X  9  X  X  X  X  9  X  X  I Grand Union  Hotel  HEDLEY,  British Columbia  Advertise in the  Hedley Gazette  and watch Results  i  X  X  X  H  x  x  x  x  X  X  X  X  X  X  *i  K  x  X  X  X  %  %  X  X  <i*i������i*������wi*������'-������0'rj''n'-ye'n''*'^^  X  X  Rates���������$1.50 a Day and Up  First-Class Accommodation.  Bar Stocked with Best Brands  of Liquor and Cigars  A.   WINKLER,     Proprietor.  9  X  X  X  X  st  X  X  i  X  X  9  HOTEL SIMILKAMEEN,  MEDLEY, B. C.  ' An Up-to-date   First-Class Hotel  RATES MODERATE 1  F. J. DOLLEMORE i  Propraetor,  s  X  I  X  x  x  X  K  x  X  X  X  X  X  V  X  X  X  X  X  Plumbing* and Heating1, Sheet  Metal Work Tinsmithing1  Sl^op corner Angela Ave. and Bridge  St.,   in*'iVfurdock's blacksmith shojj.'  Work, guaranteed.   Consult us about your work  H. DIGNAN  PllACTICAI. WOllKMKX  PRINCETON, B. C.  Proprietors  3  x  X  X  X  X  X  X  9  I  I  9  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  'it^WtltlitWAWA'AWAytla'lAWAW**^  PfUflGE,  Livery, Feed fr Sale Stables  llKDLKY    I!. V..  A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.    II Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Officfj of Dominion Express Gompanu.  WOOD   F O R   SALE!  Phono li.  D. J.   IN MIS Proprietor  i?������?in'^'^'*���������������^'^i������'*4'n'������'������*n������?e������������������s������w?������i������is?it������?*iwe  E. E, BURR  General   Blacksmith  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  Haynes St., Hedley.  W&yi������*WAiAXW*W<tW*lAWA&aAW4,ia'iA-*,k  mm THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. MARCH 3, 1914.  TH  KEREMEOS PAGE  KEREMEOS, the Centre ofLowerSimilkameen���������Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  Mr. Newsonre of Oroville was a visitor to town Saturday.  The packing school started in good  shape with a full attendance.  Miss Annie Innis returned home  Monday after spending three week in  Oroville.  Mr. Keeler and Mrs. Sinclair spent  a few days at the lower Richter ranch  last week and also stopped at Oroville  a day,before returning.  . Mrs. Digman of Princeton left for  her home  on Friday  last after spend-   ingseveral  days with her sister,  Mrs.  E. D. Fargo, of this place.  The whooping cough which has been  prevalent in the district the past two  'month's is dying "out. and nearly all the  children are now free from it.  Dave Innis had the misfortune to  have the have one of his stage horses  fall and break its leg last Friday night  while being driven from the Centre to  town.  The weather of late has been beyond compare. Everyday plowing is  in full swing on the benches and several bundled trees have already been  planted.  Ch'as.'li. Armstrong returned home  on Saturday last, the 28th February,  after being away nearly ten weeks  attending the Agricultural college at  Oorvallis, Oregon.  Peter Bromley, blacksmith, is now  at Hedley taking Ed. Bun's place for  a week or two. Ed. had the misfortune to receive a bad cut on his '''arm  and blood poisoning set in.  Mr. and Mrs. G..P. Jones of Hedley  came down on Thursday evening's  train. They returned home the following day. While here they were  the guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. A.  Brown.  AV. G. Mattice aiid family arrived  from Winnipeg on Thursday the'20th.  All were looking in the best of health  ���������and aie. very enthusiastic .about the  Manitoba capital and its prospects,  but at the some time are pleased to be  back to the best spot on the map.  The lacrosse season will soon be  hei e and some of the boys have already been out with their sticks. It  is the hope of the Keremeos lacrossites  that our sister towns, Princeton and  Hedley, will soon organize so as to be  able to draw up a schedule of games  for the summer.  A large number of friends gave Mrs.  ���������lack Thomas a,pleasant surprise on  Friday evening, the 27th inst, by visiting the 'ranch and taking with them  a fine, silver set of knives and forks as  a birthday gift. The sitting room was  cleared and the merry party danced  until the small hours of the morning.  .1. M. Young was out a couple of  days last week clearing up the derbis  on the Hedley road. The spring thaw  caused the dislodgement of earth and  rocks which spread over the road in  different places making it unsafe to  travel, especially at night. lie also  fitted up a portion of cribbing which  had fallen out.  Jackie Carle on Saturday last invited all his little friends in town to help  him get rid of a large birthday cake  and to see all his presents. The little  folks included Jimmy, Marjorie and  Kelly Emory, Leonard and Frankie  innis, Lillian Young, Willie Carle,  Herbert and Mary Frith, Wilfrid  Mado re and Alfie Mills.  The rush of business which wits go-  'ing on "at the Great Northern depot  here, on Tuesday morning certainly  looked as if great things were going  to be done this coining summer. A  large quantity of wire fencing, irons,  implements of various descriptions,  building material and also a quantity  of alfalfa seed were unloaded.  Fully fifty people visited  the "Willows" on Monday evening to do honor-  to Mr. and Mrs. Tom Daly.    The evening  was  delightfully  taken   up   with  music   and  dancing   and   before   the  close all joined hands,   and  with Mr.  and  Mrs. Daly  inside   the  circle,   the  party sang  "for  they  are jolly good  fellows."     Mr.   and Mrs. Daly  left on  Tuesday evening for Spokane where  they will visit Mr. and Mrs.  Lindsay,  the father  and mother  of  Mrs. Daly.  Torn  after remaining a short while in  Spokane   will   leave   for   Vancouver,  where he has to report for- the spring  trainingwith the Vancouver ball team,  better known as the Beavers.    We all  join in wishing them every success.  Mr. and Mrs. J. A. brown gave a  charming party at their residence in  honor, of Mr and Mrs Tom Daly. Mrs  Daly was presented with a basket  into which the ladies present placed  some small token of their appreciation. The evening was pleasently spent  in dancing aird music. A delicious  supper was served at twelve oclock by  the hostess.  J. A.    ROWN  Notary Public  CONV*KYANC1NG, CUSTOMS BKOKEKAOE,  FIRE  INSURANCE  OFFICE  KEREMEOS. B.C.  PLUM CULTURE IN CANADA  Bulletin   Containing ' Interesting and Instructive Information Issued by the  Department of Agriculture  The subject of plum culture is treated in a bulletin of 72 pages issued by  the Department of Agriculture at Ottawa. The information presented has  been largely derived from the experience gained in connection with plum  growing at the Central Experimental  Farm during the past twenty-five  years. In this bulletin, information is  given as to the best methods of preparing the soil for a plum orchard,  with particulars also as to the planting and subsequent care of the trees.  Instructions are given as to methods  of pruning, grafting and on many  other topics relating to this branch of  the fruit industry. Lists of varieties  of plums suitable for planting in different parts of Canada are given with  descriptions as to the character, quality and time of ripening of each sort.  Some of the insects and diseases to  which the plum is subject are also referred to and methods of treatment  suggested.  This bulletin which was prepared by  W. T. Macoun, Dominion Horticulturist; is No 43 of the experimental farms  and is available to those who write for  it to the Publication Branch, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa.  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,   Proprietress.  J.F. MADORE  General Blacksmith  and Woodworker  Horseshoeing a Specialty  All Work Neatly and Promptly   Executed - - -  KEREMEOS,  British Columbia  SING LEE  .i      #    .   .   ���������  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor. ' ',.' ,  Keremeos, B.C.;  SEASONABLE  Seasonable goods for seasonable weather is  what we always aim to have for our customers.  Whether it is in the food yon eat, the clothes  you wear or tho tools you work with, come  around aiid sec us and we can help you out.  WE ANTICIPATE YOUR WANTS  and look ahead. One of the most, complete and  best assorted stocks in tiro Valley to choose  from  SILKS  Large Assortment,of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOflMY SING, Keremeos  SSooo ON PROOF OF RADIUM  Victoria, B. C���������Feb. 25.���������The British Columbia Legislature this evening  adopted the radium bill on second  reading, and as the opposition approved of the measure its passage is assured. Briefly the measure provides for  the provincial government sharing in  any discovery of radium in British Columbia to the extent of fifty per cent.;  it rewards the discoverer .$5000 upon  proof of discovery, audit amends the  mining act so that radium will not be.  classed with other minerals.  Sir Richard McBride, the premier,  stated that he had no doubt that there  were valuable deposits of pitchhlende  in the province "The national governments at Ottawa and Washington,"  he said, "have been interested in this  question, and we wish to fall into line  with the legislative measures now under consideration in Canada and the  United States, so far as the discovery  of radium is concerned."  AUCTION SALE  There  will be sold   by   public  auction at KELOWNA on  Friday,  March 27th, 1914  Synopsis of Coal Mining Regulations  COAL mining rights of the Dominion,' in  Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta,  the Yukon Territory,' the North-west Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be leased for a term of  twenty-one years at an annual rental of SI an  acre. ' Not more than ii.olK) acres will be leased  to one applicant.   ������������������'-.'���������.-  Application for a lease must be niade by the  applicant in person to the Agent or Sub-Anon t  of the district in which the rights applied for  arc situated. v  In surveyed territory the land must be described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of  sections, and in unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by the applicant  himself.  Kach application must bo accompanied by a  fee of $5 which will be refunded if the rights  applied for are not available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall bo paid on tho merchantable output of the mini at the rate of ii vo cents  per ton j  >erson operating  .gent with sworn  the full quantity of merchantable coal mined  and uay the royalty thereon. If the coal mining rights are not. being operated, such returns  should be furnished ut least once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights  only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may  be considered necessary for tbe working of the  mine at tho rate of 510,00 an acre.  For full information application should be  made to the Secretary of the Department of  tho Interior, Ottawa, or tp any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lauds.  W. XV. CORY.  Deputy.Minister of the Interior.  N.N.-Unautliorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. Sl-6m  FRANK  RICHTER  ESTATE  "SAPEUR" the Famous!  B'ack Percheron Stallion  .   Imported from France, Weight 1800, Will Stand  for Service During March  At Stock Yards, Keremeos, B. C.  TERMS-^Single Service $8.00 Cash  To Insure Mare in Foal $15.00  Owner=W. Thomson, V.S. Groom=J. Grey  LJ\/o Stook Insurance  The person operating the mine shall furnish  the Agent with sworn"' returns accounting for  LAFAYETTE  Pure Bred French Draft Stallion  recorded in volumeS, National Horse  Register, of French Draft Horses, under the number of 12050. Color, dark  brown, black mane, tail and legs, with  star in forehead. Weight 2000 pounds.  Host of action. Tl������s is positively one  of the best stallions ever imported into  Canada. He is a perfect type of heavy  draft horse. Offer's rangyig from $180*0  to $og{)() have been turned down fortius horse in the past two years. lie  will be sold to the highest bidder at  Kelowna on March 27th.  Sihk���������Negus. 10712, (I02S0), he bv  Boule O'er (19120) out of Rigelette  (20123)  Boule B'er (19120) he by Calpse  '(18307)  Dam���������.Sclvcdoro II, 8S00, she bv La-  ohasse 0179 (1550) out of Salvedore 2012.  Lachasse 0179, (1550) he by Attilla. out  of Ninie, she by Hercule. Attilla, by  Her in. .   -  Hiti-ii.vei; Buos.     .l.C. Sticckwi'U.  Owners, Auctioner,  Westbank, B. C.     Kelowna, B. C.  H. C. N. ETCHES  is Agent for the Hedley Gazette in  Korefneos and authorized to book  Subscriptions and take  orders for  job work and advertising.  Tiie London Directory  (Published Annually)  Enables traders throughout the world  to communicate direct  with English  MANUFACTURERS '& DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being  ;t complete commercial guide to London and its suburbs, the directory contains lists of ���������  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with  the   Goods  fhe}* ship,  and  the  Colonial  and   Foreign Markets   they  supply:  STKAMSH1.P  LINES  arranged  under  the Ports to  which  they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings:  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading manufacturers, merchants,  etc., in the principal provincial towns  and industrial centres of the United  Kingdom.  A copy of the current addition will  be forwarded , freight paid, on receive  of Postal Order for 20s.  Dealer's seeking Agencies can ,-idver-  their trade cards for ������1, or larger advertisements from, ������3.  YOU WANT THE, BEST  IT ALWAYS PAYS BEST  There are Two Kinds of Printing  The one is turned out by the man who believes that  anything- goes, but the other by the one who values  the reputation of his establishment too highly to  allow any work to go out which will not do him  credit.  There is just as good work being done in country  offices as in the cities, and often as poor work in the cities  as in the worst country shops  In Prices the country office can do just as well for  you and you save the express. The city printer may get  his stock a trifle cheaper by saving the IocjiI freight, but  his rent and other overhead expenses are higher, and in  the end he is obliged to charge as much or more than the-'  country printer will charge for the same class of work.  ���������  {  X  ���������  ���������  ���������  ;���������  THE   flEDLEV   GAZETTE  is prepared to  do any kind of work that may come along.  No order too small and none too large.  Tiie London Dipectoru 60. Ltd.  25, Abchurch Lane, London, E. C.  POST OFFICE,   KEREMEOS,  B. C.  TRY THE  Hedley; Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  AUTO STAGE SERVICE  > Tweddle's cars  are   comfort- }  \        able.   Tweddle's drivers \  ������                   are experts. ^  ������ No delays. No accidents  < 'Autos leave Penticton every morning to connect with trains to Hodlcy,  Princeton. Coalmont. Oroville and  nil Jioundary points.  Leave Keremeos for Penticton on  arrival of Oreat Northern trains  Fa he���������81NG1-.K $0.00  RKTinusr $11.00  IJautfiilfccnrricd. Commercial trunks  uiTuiiKCtl for  Ureal"  the monotony of train and  boat travel and take an auto trip.  60   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  When you arrive at Penticton or  Keremeos ask for  TWEDDLE'S AUTO STAGE  Cars Call at all Hotels  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights &c.  Anyone sending a'eketch and description ma;  quickly ascertain our opinion free whether an  invention is probably patentable. Communications strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patents  sent free. Oldest acency for securing patents.  Patents taken throuch Alunn & Co. receive  special notice, without charge. In the  Scientific America!!.  A handsomely illustrated weekly. I.nreest circulation of any scientific journal. Terms, $3 a  7onr: four months, $1. Sold by all newsdealers.  iVIUNN&Co.36,Bfo*-d'-a''. New York  Branch Office. fi-!5 F St.. Washington. D. C.  ADVERTISE   IN   THE    GAZETTE  H0X 111 PHONE l.'tt  B. A. MOORHOUSE  Assoc. Mem. Can. Soc. O.K.  and B.C.US.  Civil Engineer and B. C. Land Surveyor  AUTOMOBILE  PENTICTON,       -     ���������-       -        B.C.  When   Writing:   Advertisers   Please  Mention this Paper.


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