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 AND SIMILKAMEE'fil������DVERTISER  Volume XI.     Number  HEDLEY, B. C, THTJKSD  MARCH 4- I9"ir>.  <^tSgir.    ^2.00, In Advance  , JflS. GLrlKKE  \A7 -ate h rri ������a tee r*  HEDLEY, b. c.  6l0Gks anil Watches Tor Sale-  GRADE COMPLETED  N. Thompson ������������������  I'lioxi- Seymour 5013  MGR. WKSU'liRN* CANADA    "  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers   ..  Sheffield, Erig.  Oflices and Warehouse, S47-U3 JJcatty Street  .Vancouver, B. C.  3*9  A. F. & A. M.  RKGULAIt montlily meetings of  Jledlcy Lodgrc No. 13, A. I*. & A. M.,  are held on tho second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, i Tcdlcy. Visiting  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  A. CREELMAN,  \V. M  S. E. HAMILTON  '   Secrttnry  L..O. L.  Tlic Rof-ulai'    meetings of  Hodlcy Lodge 1744 arc held on  the   first and third Monday in  every month in the Orange Hall  ~*Sa5i&i!������29 Ladies meet 2nd and 1 Mondays  Visiting brcthcrn are cordiaily invited  A. J. KING, XV. M  C. P. DALTON, fe'ec't.  DR. J. L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home office in Oroville, 1st  to 20th of each montli.  Office  on North   Main   Street.  Laying of Steel  Said to Begin by March  15th and Finish by End of April  Princeton���������Long blasts from the  whistles on ��������� the steam shovel and  dinky engines last Wednesday morning told the people of Princeton that  the railway grading oil the Kettle  Valley line was completed so far as  the work by heavy machinery is concern e'd.  It is staled on good'authority that  the trn.cikla.ying outfit will, begin operations aboiit March ioth, and that all  the steel will be lard by the eiid, of  April. C.P.R. ollicials state that  trains will he>running over the Kettle  Valley railway by the latter- part of  June.  GRAND FORKS OPPOSES  EXTENSION OF TIME  Board of Trade  There Desires  to   Sc������  North Fork Line Built at Once  ROYAL BLACK KNIGHTS  ELECT THEIR OFFICERS  British. Columbia  Delegates   in   Annual  Session at Chilliwack  R.  R.  BROWN  i'ritis'] Columbia Land Surveyor  Tel. Xo. 7S  PENTICTON,  P. 0. Diiawkk KiO  --     B.  C.  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL KNGINEKU and BRITISH  COLUMBIA LAND SUUVKYOR  Star Building       -       Princeton  WalterClayton  Ban-Lstor, Solicitor, Klc.  MON10Y TO   LOAN  PENTICTON,  B. C.  GREAT NORTHERN  HOTEL  HEDLEY B.C.  Bar and Table thc'liesl.   Rates Alodcrate  First Class Accommodation  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  Medley's Tonsorfal Parlors  For a Good Haircut  and Shave  First-class Line of Cigars, Tobacco  and Soft Drinks always  on band  MILLIARD ������, TOPLEY  '^0rfl������ad^k'^'fetS'^'^^'������'^''������'^iS'^'yart'"������i������"4'i������"������������"i'  x  I Grand Union *  ote  X  X  X  X  X  X  I HEDLEY,   British Columbia x  x x  x ���������3  X ��������� x  X X  a? Rates���������$1.50 a Day and Up X  X X  X First-Class Accommodation. -IS  fir J������  -- X  X  X  X.  Chilliwack���������The Grand Black Ohap-  'ter of British Columbia Royal Black  Knights of Ireland met in annual session hero'Mondny with delegates present from all parts of the province.  The meeting opened at 9a.m. with the  grand master, Sit-Knight .T.W. White-  ley of Vancouver in the chair. The  nnn-ning session was taken up with  the reports of the grand master, grand  registrar and grand treasurer and the  appointment of the standing coinmit-  tees.  The reports showed that every pic-  ceptory in the province had been reported and the affairs "of the Royal  Black institution to-hc in excellent  shape. Yesterday's alTei noons session  was taken up with the consideration  of the reports of the standing committees and the election and installation of officers.  Following  is   a  list of  the  officers  elected  for 1915:   Grand master, J. IT.  Armstrong, RevelsloUe; deputy giand  master,    William   IT.   Brett,   Oolling-  wood  East;'   associate  deputy   grand  master, W.G. Gamble, Mnts(|iii; grand  chaplain, H. Birmingham, Vancouver;  grand registrar, .T.J. Tillk, Vancouver;  deputy grand'registrar,   A. Ii. Camp  bell,   Vancouvci:   grand treasurer, IT..  T. Thrill,   White Rock; deputy grand  treasurer, It. N. Hopkins, Vancouver;  grand lecturer, Alex. Armslung, Cumberland; deputy giand lecturer,   ,J. P.  Hume,   Revelstoke:  grand censon, II.  IT. Avery jr., Princeton; deputy grand  censor,   0. H. Evans,  New  "Westminster';   standard bearers, John Jackson,  Vancouver;   G, L.   Cross,  Chilliwack;  Pursuivants,   XV. J. Beaton,   Matsqui:  \V. T. Jagn, Coquitlain.      Grand committee;   It. S. Garrett  (Cranbrook), F.  It.   Boyd (Vancouver),   W.   IP.   Hansford   (New Westminster),   O. F.  Lind-  mark    (Revelstoke).     IP.   XV.    Wilson  (Vancouver),   Ed   Britt (Rossland),   J.  Wallace (Victoria).       Deputy   grand  lecturer to the Grand Black  Chapter  of   British    America,   Jos.   Acheson,  Vancouver.  The installation of officers concluded the business of the session and its  labors were brought to a close..  Grand Forks���������An Important and  well attended meeting of the hoaid of  trade was held hist Tuesday evening,  when' further consideration w-is-given  to the extension of time, for which-Hie  Kettle Valley ���������Railway.!'Company nie  applying for the construction of their  north fork line from Lynch Creek to  Franklin. After full discussion it was  'decided to take all possiplo further-  steps In oppose the extension of lime  An encouraging letter has been received from the Hon. Fiank Cuehianc  minister of railways and canals, acknowledging the receiptor the resolution passed by the board at their mei t-  ing on the ISth January and forwarded to the Hon. It. L. Borden, and stating that he was urging that the construction of this line should be proceeded with.  A. committee was appointed lo draft  another Tetter to the minister of railways, again impressing on him the  importance that no further delay  should be conceded and emphasizing  the great natural resources���������mining,  agricultural and lumber���������of the North  Fork, which only requited transportation facilities to enable them to be  opened up; and also letters to the Hon.  Martin Bun-ell, and Mr-Ernest Miller,  M. P.P., requesting them to do all in  their power to pi event the threatened  e'xtenlinn of time being granted by  the federal and provincial governments respectively.  ESTIMATES   "BROUGHT    DOWN  Oroville's Baseball Projects  j^  Bar Stocked with Best Brands *jg  of Liquor and Cigars "   = _  9  9  $ A.   WINKLER,     Proprietor, ������  -*������  x  K  x  B������*5������?n������?������%'������?t?n85a?������?st^t*'Sp������st������'RS?8J*?>t������?������������J|t  ROLL    ME  A GAME   AT   ROLIiS  Oroville���������To date it is not known  whether Oroville. -will have a baseball  team during the corning sntnmer, but  the chances are that the town will be  represented on the diamond, as there  are many enthusiastic fans here and  the place has always had a club in past  years. Of the old players there are  still Powell, Blackler. 'Hart, Wilson,  the Bartt'lls, Saling, Prince and others,  as the nucleus upon which to build a  pretty strong combination. .  Victoria, B. C. Feb. 20.���������The estimates brought, down in the legislature today show that the revenue, and  receipts for the fiscal year ending  March 111, 1910, are expected to 1 each  a total of $7,084,015.18, while the estimated expenditure will be $11,lG'>.G:"iG,-  H. This leaves a balance of $1,000,-  000 which must be raised by other  than revenue means. Chief among  the appropriations of provincial interest aro an auv.-mcc of $250,000 to the  minister of finance for administration  purposes on account of the Dominion  Trust company, (in liquidation): for  puMic work:- $8,0'J9,SI5; for education  $1,591,(500, and for hospitals and charities $171,100.  Under the head of th.s provincial  secretary's department i.s an appropriation ot" $175,000 as a grant to the governors of the University of British Columbia. In appropriations for roads,  streets, dredges and wharves the following appear, by lidings  Cranbrook $11,000, Fernie $11,000,  Grand Fork #.$28,000. Gi ecu wood $19,-  000. Kaslo $80,000, Revelstoke $87,000.  Slocan $*'(',0()0 and Yi 11 ir 72,000.     '  The votes for subsidies and maintenance for steamboats, ferries and  bridges contains the following:  Kootenay river reclamation farm  $900; Susway lake Sorrento, Scotch  creek; $1,580; West Ann Kootenay  lake at Nelson $8,000, and Columbia  river above Revelstoke $3,000.  The provincial secretary's department has the following votes:  Grant to city of Greenwood $2,500;  to Phoenix 4,000; to Rossland $.12,000.  Town and District.  Maurice Daly of ncreinons: was a  visitor to town on Monday.  Geoige Cawston of BridesviHc is a  visitor to town this week.  .Miss Eva Campbell came in on  Wednesday's train and is spending a  few days in town   visiting her friends.-  Mr. Hill, iwm:igL'i of the Richter  Estate store at Keremeos Centre, was  a, business visitor to Hedley between  trains on Monday.  -  Mr. Hinniiel, manager of the Central hotel at Keremeos Centre, was a  visitor to town on Mi-iud.iy. This was  his lirst trip to Hedley '.uid he wns  very much taken up with the I'.wn.  ' The 1915 samples of Wall Paper,  Wood-Custra. Burlaps, Mouldings,  etc. have arrived. A post card brings  thorn for 3*0111- inspection, J. R. Way.  Get prices for painting and paper-  hanging.  On Fiiday evening the Hedley band  turned out on the street and treated  the citizens of Hedley to a well  rendered musical concert. As Prof.  Glaze is fast getting the boys in shape  and with the wai in weather now coming on this should only be the first of  these concerts.  IT. A. Turner, of Penticton. road  superintendent, drove over to Hedley  in his car on Tuesday. His is making  a trip through this part of the riding  to have a look over the. loads and see  what work will haw. to be done on  tlieiu this summer-.  Mr. Newton has iccontly moved into  the Valley nnd has started in the  piujlLi-y Uu'.-i'.jcj's at K-'i'.'mens Gen Lie.,  He believes in starting right and has  imported birds only of first quality  and would like any one iuteiested to  look his flocks over.  Frank Dollemore, proprietor of the  Similkameen hotel, left on Monday  for Victoria on liusincss. While there  there he intends to take a run out to  the training camp and see Danny, who  ACCIDENT PROVED FATAL  Clarence Kocwing Passes  Away on Saturday Evening after Being in  Hospital Eight Weeks  On Saturday evening at 10 o'clock  the -death occurred at the Hedley''���������  Hospital of Clarence Hocking after -  lingering between life and death for  eight weeks following tiie accident lie  met with while winking in the Nickel  Plate mine when he was hit on the  head by a falling rock which crushed  his skull.  For a few days after the accident it  was thought that the young man had '  a chance to recover but hopes were  dashed to pieces as it was soon seen  that he was slowly sinking and that it  was only a matter of a few weeks be-  thc end came.  The young man was only 21 years of  age and was a native of England, He-  had only been in this country a few  months coining out here eaily last  fall in company with John Ymons and  George Williams. He leaves besides  bis parents, 8 sisters to mourn his loss,  all of whom reside in   the old country.  The funeral was held on Monday  morning by the Miner's Union and  was largely attended. S"i vice was held  in the Methodist church by Rev. F. H.  Stanton and at the grave the funeral  sei vice of ttie Miner's Onion was read  by Mr. Samuel Andeison.  After tlic service in the chinch the  members of the Miners' L'nion fell irr  line behind the hearse and marched to'  the burying ground to show their last  respect-; to their lost brother. '  The pallbearers were John Ymons,  Geoige "Williams. Bert Rosc-ral. Wm.  Hoscral, Charlie Sandercock, Samuel  Couch. ,       ._..." ...  ..      -...     .     ...  METEOROLOGICAL  The following are the i endings showing temperature, etc.. for the week  ending. Feb 20 1915:  CARD OF THANKS  The  undersingned  wishes  to thank  the people   of the town   and mine for  the kindness shown at the  death and  funeral of his friend, the late Clarence  Hocking.  -,.   John Ymons  When   Writing   Advertisers   Please  Mention th    Paper.  is with the second contingent, who is  expecting to leave for the old country  any day now.  Ti in Griffin came upfiom Oroville  Wednesday morning's train. Tim did  not get to Phoenix when lie lei there  a couple of weeks ago. He got as far  as" Chopaca wheicbc mot the manager of the Golden Zone mine and was  lucky enough to find a job waiting for  him. He returned to Oroville on the  afternoon train.  Mr. F. IT. French took .Trim over to  Penticton on Thursday of last week  on business, He intended to bring his  car back with him when he returned  but as all the repairs had not been  completed he was forced to come back  without it. He returned on Tuesday  with H. A. Turner, who was making  the trip over here.  Mr. Dickson, of Vancouver, representing the Ford Motor Car Iii 111,  came into town on Saturday in coin-  pan y with Mr. Turner of Princeton  and spent a short while here looking  up business for his fiiin. They left  tho same day for Penticton. They  made the trip from Keremeos to Penticton in two hours and as there was  about afoot of snow on the summit  this feat speaks well for the Ford car.  The following paragraph clipped  from the Vancouver-Province may be  of some interest and amusement to  some of our; readers. "Dr. Duncan  Wood, of Hedley, B.C., is spending a  few days iu the city. He is on his way  to the big show at San Francisco and  after that will visit Salt Lake City.  Mr. Wood first visited where Vancouver how is in 1SST. He left in 1SS5 for  the interior and has seen little of Van-  AT  TIIK  MINK.  Maximum  Miiiiin'iin  Feb  21  00  12  22  :?������  ;  10  'S.i  85  12  21  ;i->  U  2"5  85  If  20  87  10  27  87  11  Average! maximum temperature 80.2S  Average, minimum do .1-1.  Mean temperature 25.1 -I  Rainfall for the week   00.0 inches.  Snowfall   ���������- " 8.00  C'OIUiKSrOXDIXG  WKKK OI.' LAST   VKAK  Highest maximum temperature 10.  Average maximum do 81.00  Lowest minimum do 1 k  Average minimum do 20.29  Mean  Fcl  do  27.lt  AT THK   MILL.  Maximum  ���������eh  "rlinininm  O.l  21  25  20  07  1  ���������U ..-       ., HH  ���������IS .. .. '*(  ���������15 ..    .'.'.��������� 80  ���������15 .. ..    '   '      81  -15 ..     '   . . 28  -II .. . . 88  Average maximum temperature' 44.18  Average minimum do 87.01  Mean. do 80.80  Rainfall for the week      .0     inches  Snowfall        "       "       0  cnmiKsi'CN'nixc wi'kk oi-- last vkak  Highest maximum temperature 80  Average do do 81.11  Lowest minimum do 18.  Average do do 28.82  Mean do 81.50  couver since. He naivaly lemarked  this morning that he could see a  change here and there since his departure in 1SS5. Mr. Wood is the head  of the Hedley Gold Mines company.  He states that the power plant, taking  its energy from the Similkameen river"  is now in full operation. It does away  with the old coal and steam plant irr  the operation of the steam plant in  the operation of the stamp mill. The  clean up for last year was about half a  million, and every man with useable  hands and legs could find employment  in that section all through the year.  Mr. Wood looks for even better returns this year now that the new plant  is in full working order. THE HEDI BY GAZETTB MAR 1, 1915  She Hkdtes  and '  Similkameen Advertiser.  Subscriptions.in Advance  Per Year 92.00  "   (United States)  'AM  Advertising Rates  Mcasui-oiiicnt. 1- lines to tlic inch.  Transient Advertisements���������not. exceeding one  inch, 51.00 for one insertion, 25 cents for  each subsequent insertion  II,   to   uuiun   mi  ���������.��������� ,���������,      Ovor one inch.  10 cents per lino for first insertion and 5  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Traartients payable in advance.  Certificate of Improvement* SIO.OO  (Where more than one claim appears  in notice, 52.30 for each additional  claim.)  WM. C. MARTIN. Manaelne Editor.  to the conflict will prohably give  ground for discussion concerning' the  'possibility "of a successful bombardment of German coast, forticatinn*.  The di'feience in hitting power in favor of the German coast guns is not  huge and a warship well nianeurved  otters a difficult target for a gunner on  land. It is doubtful, however, if  the admiralty would risk any such at  tempt as long as the German navy u-J  mains as a menace.  Full Moon  Last quar.  in  E*3������wV������~c"  JSg "3-  ���������<^S^"  Vow Moon   1  Hi  First qimr.  ���������it.  1915  FFB  1915  Sun. Mon.  TllfiS. Wed.  Thu  -1  . Fri. Sat.  I  .)  8  5       6  7       S  !)  10  11 '  12      18  1 1      15  10  17  IS  19     20  21      22  28  2-1  25  20     27  28     20  80  81  HALF MILLION LIKE HER  TREMENDOUS GUNPOWER OF  NEW BRITISH SHIPS  The participation of the British battleship Queen Elizabeth in the bombardment of the Dardanelles forts is  prohably the most impoi tairt naval  development of the war. It marks the  entry of a new factor.in the situation  ���������that of a class of warship which is  not only superior in gunpower. speed  ��������� and n.i mor protection to any German  warship afloat but which can outrange  all but the larges g- n iu any of the  German seaport for tifieal ions. In  fact, the weight of the projectile of  the 15-inch guns with which the  Queen Elizabeth and her four sister-  ships are armed is within a few pounds  of that of the heaviest Krupp coast-  defence artillery of which the specifications are officially recorded. The  Krupp company since the last figures  concerning its weapious were published may, however, have produced a  fortress gun with a greater striking  power and range.  The Vicker s-Maxiur 15-inch gun with  which the Queen Elizabeth is stated to  be armed tnrows a projectile weighing 1,9.50 pounds and can be fired at  the rate of six shots in five minutes.  The Krupp 1G inch gun, which is not-  used on warships, carries a shell  weighing 2,0z4 lbs.  The other- ships of the Queen Elizabeth class are the Warspite, the Bar-  ham, the Valiant and the Malaya, the  last named having been placed under-  construction as a result of an appropriation some years ago by the Strait6  Settlements, which showed its loyalty  to the empire by making a grant for  the largest and strongest ship afloat.  All these ships are believed to be now  in fighting trim.  If Germany has succeeded in pushing the speed of construction of new  battlehips which she can offer in  battle against the Queen Elizabeth  class are four carrying 14-inch guns.  It is doubtful these vessels have  been completed, but if they are corn-  missioned thoy would find themselves  as much outspeeded and outranged  in battle as were the Seydlitz and  Derfflinger when they ran from the  Lion arrd the Tiger in the North Sea  battle recently. The Krupp 14-inch  gun carries a projectile weighing 1,363  pounds against the British 15-inch  shell of 1,950 pounds.  Germany's fastest battleships do not  exceed 23 knots in speed, while the  Queen Elizabeth class is rated at 25  knots, and the Queen Elizabeth did  several knots better- than that on her  tr als.  The fact that the Queen Elizabeth  is at the Dardanelles indicates that  the new German vessels with their  1-t-inch gun.*! have not yet been completed.  The entry of  the Queen   Elizabeth  A paper has printed a picture of an  old lady, sitting alone in sorrow on a  bench in a park in London. She is  the mot her of a man who has gone to  war and the story beneath the pictiiie  runs:  "Silent she sal, bowed with a weight  of woe upon a bench in Hyde Park,  London.  "���������vireat stories of bravery gleam  from printed pages���������of courage on  battlefields and heroic deeds when  death and life were pawns in a game  of nnl'on.--, but it means nothing to  her for tin: printed lists of death have  broken her heart and taken from her  .���������-.11 joy in life with a line of agate type  which .-pells the name of her son.  Today she is half ainillion in iiutn-  her���������this, mother whu mourns for'the  'cannon food' that lies in a trench.  She lives in England and Germany  and Belgium and France and Russia  and Austria.  "Tell her of the glories of war, ol  the din of battle's and the victories of  arms���������and get the answer in the eyes  that are tearless, in the shoulders  bent with sobs, in the lines of her face  which but leflectthe furrows in her  heart in which hope and gladness are  forever buried."  Good Morning:!  \A/&a.r& Inti-ocJuiclng  American Silk  American Cashmere  American Cotton-Lr.-d  HOSIERY  They have stood the test. Give  real foot comfort. No seams to  rip. Never become loose or  baggy. The shape s knit in���������  not pressed in.  GUARANTEED for fineness  style, superiority of material  and workmanship. Absolutely  stainless. Will wear six months  without holes, or new ones free.  OUR SPECIAL OFFER  to every one sending us $1.00 in  currency or postal note, to cover-  ad vertising and shipping charges  we. will send post-paid with writ  ten  guarantee, backed by a five  million dollar company, either  3 Pairs of our 75c. Value  American Silk Hosiery  or       4 Pairs of our SOc. Value  American Cashmere Hosiery  or       4 Pairs of our sOc Value  American Cotton-Lisle Hosiery  or       6 Pairs of Children's Hosiery  Give the color-, size, and whether Ladies or Gent's Hosiery is  desired.   '  DON'T DELAY���������Oiler expires  when >r dealer in your locality is  selected.  Tlic International Hosiery Co.  P.O. Box 2-11  DAYTON,.OHIO, U. S. A.  Bank by Mail and Save  a Trip to town  . pOR the  benefit of those  who live out of town, we  have arranged a 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 for the information.  78 Years in Business.  Hedley Branch,  Capital and Surplus $7,884,000.  C. P. Dalton,  Manager  HEDLEY GAZETTE  JOB DEPARTMENT  WHEN YOU ARE IN NEED OF  ���������-TVJ.. ��������� .-HMMIIWII  TRY THE.  Hedley   Gazette  For Fine Job Printing  Letterheads  Billheads  Envelopes  Statements ���������  Meal Tickets  Milk Tickets  Ball Programs  Posters  Dodgers, Dates  0 Circulars  Invitations  Business Cards  Bills of Fare  Memo Heads  Butter .Wrapper  Visiting Cards  TRY.US.    WE GIVE SATISFACTION.  Some business men in this and other  towns need a few lessons in .the art of  ad vert ising. They speird more money  for calendars in a year than they do  with their local papers. Calendars  are almost' useless as advertising mediums. For beneficial advertising,  newspapers come first and posters  second.���������Greenwood Ledge.  ADVERTISE   IN   THE   GAZETTE  Btrnx-rnxby SaiUtrttuj  Suits to  Measure  Semi-ready Special Orders.  You select the cloth from 308  patterns of brand new fabrics  imported from England; 30  new fall models to dbon������e  from.  We deliver the garment���������*  Suit or Overcoat���������on the day  promised.  Tailored by expert specialists who have made "Semi-  ready" famous, fitted and  finished free of extra charge;  express paid by us���������and it  takes just five days to make a  suit to the exact physical  photograph we send In on the  Physique Type Chart.  Sure and certain fit guaranteed or your money back.  Prices from $18 up���������the  label, in the pocket.  H. Q. FREEMAN,  iledley  |-|AVE You ever considered  the quality of your work  from the standpoint of careful  type composition and efficient  proofreading ? The reputation  of this house for good printing  has been established through  accuracy and attention to the  little details. Send your printing here and we will do it right.  Hedley Gazette  HEDLEY, B. C THE'HEDLEY GAZETTE MAR'4. 1915  | THE FAMILY GROCERY  i The Celebrated  English K Boot  For Sale Here  THE PLANET JUPITER  A Monster WorW, 1,300 Times  the Size of Ours.  WHIRLS WITH AWFUL SPEED.  j JAS. STEWART ii CO..  ���������*\*r*\*f ���������'"WW ���������/'W"'W *\*r*\** --"w^W A^a'V/  Call and See our New  Samples of Wallpaper  Burlaps, Cret>onnes, Etc.  fl6dleuDruQ& Book Store  Hedley, B. C.  P-flLflGE  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  HKDLEY   B. C.  IT A good stock of Horses- and Rigs oh  Hand.    IF Orders for Teaming  .    promptly attended to.  OffiGe o? Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phone U.  D. J.   INNIS        Proprietor  This Is YOUR  Newspaper,  Get Full Vaiue  Fiom It  By HOLLAND.  THIS paper is yours. It is  what you make it It  will serve you as well as yon  will let it And It is only  through the nnited force of  the big family ot readers that  such a paper is possible at  such a price.  But do you get all out of  the paper that you can get-  all that you are entitled tot  You do not unless you read  .the advertising columns.  Besides the news of the Say  and tire happenings of the  world, there arc advertisements that will bc������y yon  posted on business Affairs,  that will giro you the news  of commercial life. Tbem advertisements tell you wfeieh  are the most reliable stores,  what are the purest foods to  eat, tho most nea-viceahl* tuai  fashionable merchandise sjoA  the most reliable products.  GET THI HJJ9IT.  READ TrTlO  ADVERTISEMENTS   AND  PROFIT  BY  THEM  I  It Spins Around at Such a Fearful  Gait That a Furious Gale Perpetually Encircles Its Equator���������Its Possible Inhabitants and Its Moons.  It is curious how little the average  person knows about Jupiter. He has  Ireiii'd a lot, too much perhaps, about  Mars, but that world, 1,300 times the  size of ours, whirling In the terrible  outer distance of space with its "five  moons, its 144 months yearly, known  ns,Jupiter is almost if not quite a mystery.  In the first place, Jupiter, according  to some astronomers, is inhabited.  So are, some' of- its moons, in the  midst of which the great planet spina  -around like a top at such tremendous  speed that it causes around the equator  a furious wind that blows< perpetually  at a rate of about 250 miles an hour.  In the midst of this never ending,  bowling gale'live the Jovrans. Some  astronomers say that because Jupiter  is so much bigger and heavier than  the earth no creature of any weight  cau support1 itself. A man weighing  200 pourids on this earth would,-if carried to Jupiter, weigh 500 pounds,"and,  reasoning thus, they believe that nothing bigger than a cat could stand on  this vast world.  But this is"no doubt a mistake. If  Jupiter stood still or revolved no faster  than our earth all that astronomy says  would be true, aud a terrestrial man  could riot stand upon its surface. But  ns a fact the tremendous rate of revolution is so much faster than the  earth's that in spite of its monstrous  size it turns about In less than ten  hours as against our twenty-four  hours.  As it is, a man of normal earthly  size, if transported to the equator of  Jupiter, would actually feel much  lighter than he does here on earth, because the swift rotation of the planet  ..would almost lift him from his feet  and throw him into the heavens. He  would feel so light that the 250 mile  an hour tornado that blows incessantly would pick him up and carry him  around and around the planet like a  speck of dust  In order to keep on his feet the  JoviaD man or woman would have to  be aboutfifty feet tall. Some of them  would doubtless reach the height" of  fifty-five feet. Like all big bodies, the  Jovian would have a tendency to slowness of motion. Having once seated  himself, he would spend a good twelve  hours at his breakfast and perhaps  eighteen at his dinner and would probably throw up his job if his employer  allowed him less than 6lx hours for  his lunch.  The oceans of Jupiter, torn into fury  by the hurricanes, would pay no attention to one moon such as nroves the  tides on our earth, and it takes no  fewer than five of these satellites to  ���������perform this work for Jupiter. They  travel at various rates of speed, some  flying very close to Jupiter's surface  and others far off. They have atmospheres somewhat like ours on earth,  end a moonlight on Jupiter is indeed a  glorious sight for these moons have a  variety;of colors. Two are blue, one  is yellow and one red.  Jupiter seeds all its moons at night  for liiBiniiiiitio'i, for without tbem its  five boar* of darknetM would be black  indeed. So distant is the nun that  broad daylight is hardly brighter than  twilight on earth, and one lone moon  would not reflect enough of the bus's  rays to guide the JoTian footsteps.  Iu the polar end eemipolar areas the  250 mile au bour tornado of the equator is riot present. Doubtless there are  eddies and occasional windstorms such  as there are od earth. And in these  localities it is possible for fuxraller  creatures to esiwt. and here, too, vegetation would flourish. The food supply of Jupiler must come from these  areas, where it is cultivated and shipped to the equatorial regions by the  diminutive races The polnr oceans  are uot frozen because of the great  internal hear of Jupiter And on these  Btill oceans pmbnbly ships not greatly [  different from ours ply. but about the j  equator the unending storm would j  make surface saillur* impossible. I  If there are rIii'im at all at the equa- I  tor they are sub ma lines, which dive '  Into the calm depth* beneath the sur- '  face Locomotion . by flying machines'  Is extremely easy on the equator because, by taking advantage of the ;'  wind, the Jovians can navigate their j  planet at tremendous speed. j  It  is  possible   that   because of  the  noise in  the  wind swept equator the '  Jovian Is deaf '  Quite likely, on the other band, he  has good ears, but with a device, either  artificial or contributed by nature, for  stopping his ears, except when he  Wishes to listen.  This tremendous, good natared Jovian has a leather-like skin to protect  himself- from" the scratches" of flying  ..things and'ir device for siftingCthe air  that he breathes, for Jovian ^atmosphere is full of dust, and in spite of  the difficulties of his existence be is a  long lived gentleman. On the average  he exists for about 800 of our years.  Probably many a Jovian exists a full  thousand of. our i little years.  A POUND OF FEATHERS.  It   Is   Really   Heavier Than   a  Pound  of Lead.  The favorite question with the  school committeemen of olden time  was, we are told, "Which is the  heavier, a pound of feathers or a  pound of lead?" The first rash answer almost. always used to be, "A  pound of lead." Then," of course,  from the older ' pupils would come  the reply, "Both alike."  If this question was asked to-day  the old time querist might receive a  decided surprise, for the pound of  feathers could easily be proved to be  the heavier. A simple experiment ib  all the evidence needed.  With any accurate scales weigh out  a pound of lead, using ordinary shot  for convenience. Pour the shot into  one of. the pans of a balance. For  the feathers a light muslin bag will  be needed, and care must be taken  that feathers and bag together do not  weigh, more than a pound. When  the bag "of feathers is put into the  other pan of- the balance the beam  will, after a few oscillations, come to  rest exactly level.  So far the verdict "both alike"  seems to be proved. But place the  balance on. the . receiver of arr air  pump, with lead and feathers undisturbed. ��������� Cover the whole with the  glass bell .jar and exhaust the air.  Slowly the feathers sink, and the  lead kicks the beam. The pound cf  feathers is heavier than the pound  of lead.  The truth is that what we call a  pound was not such in fact, for the  atmosphere buoys up everything  within it in proportion to the bulk of  the object, and' the feathers, being  of greater bulk than the lead, are  supported by . the air to a considerably greater extent than the lead.  Removed from this supporting medium, their true weight is made evident.        ''  Charles Reade propounded a similar; question in one of his novels. A  Jewish trader is made to ask, "Which  is the heavier, a pound of feathers  or a pound of gold?" After awhile  he explains to the satisfaction of hi3  audience of miners that the feathers  are the heavier.  Gold, he explains, is weighed by  troy weight, while feathers are weighed, by avoirdupois, and as the twelve  ounces in a pound troy contain only  5,760 grains, while the avoirdupois  pound contain nearly 7,000 - grains,  the pound of feathers is, of course,  1,240 grains heavier than the pound  of gold.  A decided-economy in fueicpnsurnptioii is  effected by using ni ckelled st eel in  Some Costly Toys.  The presentation by President Fal-  lieres of a costly toy railway to the  Czarevitch   reminds   us  that  one   of  the first model railways, on anything  like a large scale, was the most prized possession of the ill-fated Prince  Imperial  when  a boy.    It was  constructed in the gardens of the Tuil-  eries, and is said to have cost 50,000  francs. ��������� In   the   private   grounds   of  Mr. T. H. Shriver, a wealthy resident  of Denver,. Colorado, is a still more  remarkable   miniature   railway.     On  a circular track, 400 feet long, with  a gauge of 8 3-4 inches, Mr. Shriver  drives   a   train   of   eight   Lilliputain  carriages,  carrying a dozen or more  passengers.    The Rev. H. L. Warne-  ford   of  Windsor  is   the  proud  proprietor oi "the Chicago and Jeneho  Railway," with ite cuttings and tunnels, stations and Big-asd-boaes ��������� while  a Manchester gemOam&n., Mr. P. H. 6.  Leigh, has (or had not leng ago) in a  specially-constructed  room   a  uimilar  railway, of 270 feet in length ami I  ih������h gauge, oyer winch a ������������00 engine  draws excprisite models of p*Memger  and luggage trains.  Where Are  Your Interests  If Arc they in tin's community ?  "! Are they among the  people with whom you  associate ?  IT Are they with the  neighbors and friends  with whom you do busi-  bu sin ess ?     '  If .s'n, ynii want co know what i.s hap-  n'Miimf in this community. You want  ���������i> know the goings a-nd co-nrnps of  the people with whom you associate,  the little news items of your-neighbor.,  and friends���������now, don't you?  That is what this paper gives yon  in every' issue. It is printed foi  that purpose. It repreHents 3*0111  interests and the interests of tLii-  town. Is your name on our sub  si-i.ipiiou list.1-? If not yon owe it  to yourself to see that it is pul  ibi-re.    To do so  Will be to  Your Interest  *������������fWgf$Q   oven. It attracts and  \r   3>        -heat far better than most oven  materials. See the McClary dealer. *   M  Made-in-Canada  Sold by HEDLEY TRADING COHPANY  T  Hotpoint Electrical Appliances  (Guaranteed)  Seed, field and garden  Dry Goods, new summer goods  Men's Clothing  Hedley Trade 60. lm.  Get This Straight*!  ��������� =   y  WE SELL FRESH GROCERIES  THEY   COST NO   MORE THAN  THE OTHER KIND.   ONE TRIAL  WILL CONVINCE YOU  TAKE YOURS FRESH  FRASER. BLOCK  HEDLEY, B.C. |  WATCH THIS SPACE  NEXT WEEK  HM l'li'l**   111* tillls} 'VAVJl'l'l Jf.     MA'B-I'Tlllo.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen---  for Fruit Growing;  IT'S A LONG, LONG  RUN TO ST. HELENA  Bill}*   bad a   notion,   be could   make  the n.-itii'iis dance:  First-  he'd    slaughter  Belgium,    then  he'd t.'ickle sunny France;  England   was  so little,   and her nnny  was .--i) small.  He'd simply o'er Lhe ehaiuiel cross and  wateb'the kingdom fnl'.  Chorus  It's a. long run to'St. Helena,  it's a long run by sea;  It a long i-ini to Si. Helena.  To tbi- place piepaied for inc.  Good-bye  scrap1-  ol* paper,   farewell  Europe fair.  It's a long, long run Lo Si. Helena,  -    .BuL i'll Minn hi there.  Russia   uiriy be   mighty  nnd her Cossacks may lie Lali;  Hilly   was undaunted,   he could eas'ly  lick them all.  Paris,   Calais,   Dover  in   their  linn  would bite the ground,  While  over in Old Kngland   he would  surely then be clowned,  ll was   little Belgium   put the kink in  Billy's pride;  France   and   England   held   the   day  while Russia got her stride  Billy got   excited   when    be couldn't  reach the sea,  And  shouted.  "It's   lhe   world   that's  bad, don't lay the blame on me."  ��������� ���������M.S.L., A^anc-fiuvcr, B.C.  While the Canadian contingents are  doing their part at the front and the  Canadian business inun is doing his  part at home, il-remains for the Canadian' citizen also to do bis pari. Tl, is  patriotic and it is good business to  buy goods firs>t, that are made in your,  own town, and, second, in your own  counti'V.���������Conservation.  None of us may know when the echo  of a careless word will cease vibrating-  '���������u the hearts of some that hear.  ���������HOTEL SIMILKAMEEN j  I HEDLEY, B. C. '        i  An Up-to-date   First-Class Hotel  RATES MODERATE  J. DOLLEMORE  '   Proprietor.  KEIUiMEOS-PENTlCTON    |  {0YAL1MAIL STAGE!  J Auto  Leaves   on   arrival   of 9.80  \ and -1 o clock trains.  \ Baggage arranged for.  3 TWEDDLE'S   AUTO     STAGE  > Cars Call at all Hotels  EGGS FOR HATCHING  WATER NOTICE  Application for a Licence lo take  and ie-o Water will be made under the  "Water Act" of British Coluinma as  follows;  The name   of  the  applicant  in   the  Siinilkanieen Water AVorks Company,  Limited.    The aih ess of the  applicant  is   Hedley,   B.   0.    The   name  of  the  stream is Twenty Mile   Creek.    The  stream   has    source   in   Stray    Horse  Lake,  (lows   in   a southerly*  direction  and    empties    in    the     Siinilkanieen  River about one half a mile from Heil-  lr*y,'13. V.    The water is to be diverted  from   the    stream   on   the    East  side  about four. thosand  feet from   N".   K.  Boundary of Hedley Townsite.    The  purpose for which   the  water  will   be  used is municipal.    The land on which  the water   is to   he  used  is'described  as  follows:      Town    of' Medley    and  Proprrty of  the  Daly  Reduction   Co.  Ltd.    The  quantity of Water applied  for is  as  follows;  'Thirty  cubic   feet  per second.    This notice was posted,on  the ground on the fourth day of Match  19 lo.    A copy of this notice and an application pursuant  thereto and to the  requirements of the'"Water Act" will  be filed  in the ollice of the Water Recorder at Princeton,.B.C.      Objections  may be filed   with the said  Water Recorded,   or  with   the   Comptroller   of  Water Rights,   Parliament Buildings,  Victoria, B.C.  Similkameen Water  AVorks Co.,  Ltd.  J3>r Comer P. Jones, agent.  Hedley, March -III), 1015.  From imported heavylaying  strains of  WKETE WYANDOTTES    and   Single Comb Whit.e Leghorns  SING LEE  Laundry, Contrticting of nil  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing lanci, Cooking ari'il nil kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Kl'HKMI'-OS, B.C.  .,������,._      it?      ...,-,  Day old chicks for sale about  end  of Match  A few-White Leghorn Roosters for  sale  James Murdoch  Sterliag Creek,        -       Hedley, B.C.  8  1  8  OF  INTEREST  TO g  ��������� ������  ���������v RaisersI  ��������������������������� ���������   ������������������������������������������������������ "a  Clip this advertisement from  the Hedley Gazette and mail  it to us today. In return we  will send you, without charge  generous samples of our fain--  ous Chick Food and Growing  Food in order that you may  test their ^wonderful values.  State name and address and  nearest post office, also name  and  address  of  3*0111- -dealer."  01  Synopsis of Coal Milling* Regulations  C<0AJj n'li.nin'r ri-*tits of tlic Dominion, in  ' Manitoba.,' l*nsk>ilche\viui and Alberta,  the Yukon Territory, tho Norlli-wusl Territories aiul in a ijoi-lion of the Province of British Columbia, may he leased for a term of  twenty-one- yoars'aL an annual rental of SI an  acre. Not more than -".dUO acres will be leased  to one applicant.  Application for a lease mus be made by the  applicant in person to the Agcii or Sub-Agent,  of the. district in  which the ri applied for  arc situated.  In surveyed touitory the land inust bedes--  eriuert by sections, or lefral sub-division :of  sections, and in unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by e applicant  himself.  - Each application must be accom by 11  fee of 55 which will be refunded if riffnts  applied for are not available, bu no otherwise. A royalty shall he paid on I merchantable output of thu mine at the rate five cents  per ton  The person operating the mine slia furnish  the Agent with sworn returns accounting for  the full (iiiantity of merehantable coa 'mined  jiiid.uny .,t'io royalty thereon. If the eoalmiiir  ing rights are not being operated such returns,  should be furnished at least once    year.   .,    ���������  The lease will include the coal mining rights  only," but the lessee may bo permitted to purchase whatever available surface right''rim v.  be considered necessary, for the working of tho  lnine at the rate-'$10.00 an acre    ..'.-.;.'  :..',.  : For full information applica jthou.. .be  made to the Secretary of the JJeparfmc of  the rnterior. Ottawa, oi-to any A gen tor Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lands. -  .     W. W. UORY, ,.       .'.   '  Deputy Minister o  the Iiitei-ior  6  .X.U.-Unauthorizcd publication  liscment will not be paid'for.  elver  Ii-fim  ������"-^  j������ The VANCOUVER MILLJNQ  ������  and GRAIN COMPANY, Ltd.  e Vancouver, B  C.  0M$4^    ������0 .VSARS-"  ���������^���������^^^^EXPEHIBNCE'-  Large Assortment of choice Sill* Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at righ   prices  TGHMy' SING, Keremeos  Advertise in fhe  Hedley^ Gazette  arid watch Results  a Thoroughbred Double and Single fj  ift Comb Rhode Island Keds, White Q  Q  Leghorns and White Wyandottes  h  Eggs, per setting of 15, $1.50  Satisfaction "Guauantised  BEN R.  BARLOW &  Keremeos  0  LIVE STOCK FOR SALE  BEN  JJ   P. O. Box 7  &$������&&* Designs  ** vtfWT-!^      Copy-sights &c  Anyone sending a sketch end description may  quickly ascertain oar opinion free whether ar>  invention 13 p-ob.-.lily iJ:itentnl>lo. Cummunicn.  t'ona strictlycoaii.-lenr.iu!. KAN9B00K oul'nteats  sunt. free. OMcst neency for securing patenM.  ''litems taken t'ironcli Mn.'in & Co. J-ecetss  tj���������ccialnotice, wli.liout chr.iu'O, in the  A.bcndsnniolr illiiHtrnted Tree':!;-. J.fuv-rst oij-  t-:ilntion of u.'iv :4i'i.;:::.liU: .foarnal. TeriiiH. V,! a  your: lour ;.:..iul;?. ii.   Sold by nil nowsrteiilera.  ashtn^t'oi. D.'  8  AVHEN   WI1ITINO  AI'VUIlTISKItS I'LISASK  MENTION Till'' GAZETTE  HFDLEY PEOPLE  PRAISE SIMPLE MIXTURE  Many in Hedley  praise  the simple  mixture of buckthorn bark, glycerine,  etc., known as Adler-i-ka.     This remedy is the  rnost  THOROUGH  bowel  cleanser ever sold being oven used successfully in appendicitis. ONE SPOONFUL relieves almost  any case of constipation, sour or gassy stomach. ONE  MINUTE  after yon take it the gasses  i'limble and pass out.     Adler-i-ka cannot gripe and the instant action is surprising.    F. M. Gillespie, druggist.  Hedley   Gazette  $2 per annum*  c������  Supply limited, having only one pen of each mating.    Birds  are all  of Ai   quality,   many   having won 1st prizes in big  shows.    Matings and prices on application  White Leghorns Rhode Island Reds  Brown Leghorns White Orpingtons  Black Minorcas Black Orpingtons  White Rocks Light Brahmas  Barred Rocks White Wyandottes  Mammoth Imperial White Pekin Ducks  White Leghorn  and  Black Minorca Cockerels  for sale.  VALLEY POULTRY YARDS  L. W. NEWTON - - - KEREMEOS CENTRE  j"''"*'*^--"?^  L!lilW^tl!^^myffmi������i^j������^ivnu���������������������������������������������|)l  t"**-B'"'3-*"!*g***^^  Artistic Styles  Large   and   Modern   Plant,  giving facility for prompt execution of all orders  AT  Our Ideas are Effective arid  Our Work of the   Highest  Standard  iwwsmimgai


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