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 J  AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVEETISER.  Volume IX.  HEDLEY, B.C.,'THURSDAY, MAY .1.  1913.  Number 17.  Dr.  C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [is  years practice in Vancouver.  S. 0. L.'C'o.'sl3i.oc-iv-  PENTICTON,       -      -       B.  c������  ^~'���������*V������'������������������^^-'W^W'������������������������������������\^���������������������������'^^  f JflS.GLflRKE. I  LET THEM TUMBLE  Express  Rates in the  West Will Come  Down Twenty Per Cent.  on July'15th  R. W. DEANS  Notary Public Real Estate  Ranches,   Properties.   Mines,  Timber,  , Water Powers  Upper Trout Creek,  Balcomo P. O. B.C.  ||'  Mi*  I  V  h  if  X. TlIO.MI'SO.V I'llONH SIJVMOUK .3!M*{  MCU. WKSTKH.V CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  (     . '  Steel Manufacturers  .      ��������� .Sheffield, Eng.     <  Ofllces and Warehouse. S 17-(!.'-S Realty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  Grand Union  Hotel _J   HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked.-with  liest Brands of Liquor and Cigars". '  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Hedley    /liners'    and    riillmen's  Union, No. 161, W. F. of M.  Regular ineellngs of the liedloy Local, Xo.  ](j! are held on (he first and third Wednesday  in theiiionlh in Fraternity hull and the second  and fourth Wednesday at the X". R Mine  O. JI. Stkvh.vs T. It. Wii.'i.ev  President Fin-Secretary.  A. F. & A. M.  It KG ULA R uioiithly'meetings of  Tlcdley Lodge Xo. -IS, A. F. & A. JL,  are held on the second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  S. E. HAfllLTON,  W. AI  One good act which must be chalked  up to the credit of the Railway Commission is a twenty percent, reduction in express rates in the west. The  move was strenuously combatled by  the express companies but. the Commission had gone into the matter  thoroughly and knew  what could  be  done and  decided that the present ex-  ������  cessive rates could stand a twenty per  cent, cut   which was  accordingly ord-,  ered to take effe.ct on July 15th. ���������  When the express on an article or a  parcel of goods is found to exceed the  price of the goods themselves, which  not infrequently happens, it is easily  seen that, the public are being given a  raw deal by the express companies.  While the reduction will not take effect soon enough to benefit the entire  fruit trade this year, it will nevertheless prove a great boon to fruitgrowers and will come in time for moving  a considerable portion of this year's  crop of small fruits and be in ample'  time for all of the peaches and most of  the plums and.cherries.  It was expected that parcel pest  would compel the express companies'  to make a big reduction in their rates,  in any case, but we haven't got parcel  post yet and the present order comes  in tiine.ly.  DOMINION HIGHWAYS BILL  The  Measure  Receives Its Third Read-  ' ing and Will.Again Go to  the Senate  LOCAL NEWS  GENERAL NEWS  H. D. BARNES  Secretary  MODERN WOODMEN  ���������'    OF AMERICA '  Hedley Local Cramp meets in  Fraternity Hall the first Thursday only in the month. . '  R. J. C'OUUIC'A.V  C'oimsel  IX. G.  FllI5E.lIA.V-..  ./.;.-      Clerk  L. O. L.  Regular monthly'meetings of  Hedley Lodge 1711 arc held on  tho third Monday iii every  ���������i.S-^3>i5^&5^month in Fraternity Hall.*; Visiting bi'cthc'i-ir a re cordially invited to attend. "  IL..I. JOXF.S. W-. M.  G. il. TL'RXKR. Sco't.  DR. J.  L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  j.,Will be at Hoine ollice in Oroville, 1st  I to 20th of each month.  [Office  on  North   Main   Street.  i- ' ~- " .. .   '.   ���������..'..  The. Duchess of Connaught must  submit to another operation, as tlie  surgeons are now convinced that  fdrther intestinal obstructions have  developed.  The C. P. R. has decided to spend  .$100,000,00 this year in extending and  pei fecting their system. This'will  not include rolling stock.  An earthquake shook wa's distinctly  felt at Ottawa and Montreal on Monday 2Sth inst.  . Latest Alberta election returns  show the Conservative strength in the  new House to be IS ..against seven in  the last parliament.  Hon. Ceo. E. Foster fully expects to  arrange.. the basis 'of' a reciprocity  treaty between Canada and Australia  before his return.. ,  ���������'The'- weight of'legal opinion 'in the  United States is now taking the  ground that free tolls for America ii  coastwise shipping is an untenable  position.  . Vancouver Board of Trade is endeavoring to have the Railway. Comniis-  sion set the date for-rediictioirof express rates to take effect a month and'  a half earlier so as to'make it effective  in handling all of the small fruit crop.  It is now expected that the present  session of the. Dominion House may  end about the first of .Tunc.  The Highways Bill introduced last  session by Hon Frank Cochrane, Minister of Railways, and duly passed but  was thrown out by the Senate at the  bidding of Sir Wilfiid Laurier who  afterwards acknowledged that tlie  Senate's action was taken in compliance with his wishes, has been again  introduced this session with a practical certainty that it will be le-enacted  for it has already, been given its first  -iikI second readings and passed the  comniittu stage.  Some of the provinces have been  very dilatory in the matter of providing good roads, and as it is desirable  to have a highway from the Atlantic  to the Pacific the object of the federal  measure is to supplement the efforts  of the provinces for the provision of a  good trunk road in each province, and  when the provinces are assisted in the  building of a. good trunk road they  will have more encouragement to keep  it  in good  condition and   build  other  roads.  British Columbia now has the credit  of providing better roads than any'  any other province in the Dominion,'  notwithstanding that the roads are  harder.to build in a mountainous country. In ihis province assistance."is required for a portion of thetrunk road  through the Nelson district. With  the exception of that very difficult  section the province, has tackled tlie  question in a thorough manner and  already has hundreds of miles of the  transcontinental highway either built  or under construction. Why an enterprise of that kind should be given  the factious opposition which Sir Wilfrid and his followers have accorded it,  is something rather hard to nuclei -  stand, and to deliberately defeat the  will of the people by having an irresponsible body like the Senate throw it  out, is like piling on the lust straw:  As we go to press Anton Horwath,  the Austro-Hungariaii fron! Ohopaea,  has died at the hospital wheie he was  moved last week from the lock-up.  J. T. Armstrong of Penticton who  was here a little better thaii a fortnight ago returned on Monday and is  doing some accountant work for Mr.  Schubert this week which he expects  to complete about the end of the week.  By means of the auto service between  Penticton and Keienieos he was able  to leave Penticton after breakfast and  was here at half past ten in the morning. When he' left Hedley for Penticton six yea is ago. it was a long haul  day's journey between the two towns,  -For the past two Sunday, evenings  the music of the church services has  been a special featuie. Mr. Fan* of*  Penticton who has been over here in  the employ of J. A.. Schubert had  chai'ge of the organ and is an accomplished player, having had considerable experience in pipe organ playing  in the larger churches hack east. The  choral part of the musical service was'  also featured by the voluntaries given  as well as the improved congregational singing.  FOR SOUND EGGS  Dealers  Would Abolish  Case Count and  Buy on Basis of Quality���������Suggest Legislation  REAL HEROISM  Plucky Penticton Auto Man Takes the  Risk Himself Rather than Risk  the Lives of Others ���������  METEOROLOGICAL.  P.'W. GREGORY  CIVIL KXGIXKICK a.vi> BRITISH  COLUMBIA LAXI! SURVEYOR  Star Building Princeton  HILLIARD'S  BARBER     S H O F>  FOIl AX l-LVSV SHAVIi  1 HOT -fc COLD BATHS  Next door north of C rand Union Hotel  The following are the leadings showing temperature, etc., for the week  ending Apr. 20, 1913:.  AT  Till!  MINK..  ' Maximum  Apr 20 . -10  2S  -..SO  41  20  21  22  23  24  Minimum  2.5  12  24  20  ���������>.-.  20  -II  30  20  lA/alterClayton  Hiirristur, Solicitor. F.tc;  HONKY TO XOAX  PENTICTON,  B. C.  Average maximum temperature 3S.2S  Average minimum do        23.14  Mean temperature 30.71  Rainfall for the week      .00 inches.  Snowfall        "        " 0.5        "  COICKKSl'OiVDlN'G   WKKIC OK  LAST  VKAK  Highest maximum temperature 45.  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  Average maximum  do  3S.71  Lowest  mniimim. .  do  23.  Average  minimum  do  24.42  Mean  do  31.50  AT  THE MILL.  Maximo  m  Minimum  Apr 20  71  ..  51  21  o.->  30  22  . ,  -IS  33  23  40  . .  40  34  50  , .  39  25  71  30  20  . ,  60  32  Average maximum temperature 59.  Average minimum do 3S.57  Mean do       '    48.7S  Rainfall for the week    .00   inches  Snowfall        " ���������      'i     0.03  cojuiEsroNDirvG wkkk ok last ykah  Highest niaxiinum temperature 02.  Average do do 54.  Lowest minimum do 30.  Average do do 37.42  Mean do -15.71  Some of our readers  may'remember  that .an-auto from  Penticton was in  town a week ago last Monday.    Well,  here  is  what happened  on   the  way'  back, as told by the Penticton Herald:  "Suddenly .confronted by a two  horse rig, on Monday, just as he was  rounding one of the', turns 011 the road  to Keremeos, 'Lucky' Art. Thompson,  one of the proprietors of the B. C  Hotel, turned his 00 horsepower Chase  deliberately from the highway, crashed through a barbed wire fence, shot  over a fifteen foot embankment,''and  brought the car to a standstill in a  chaos of debris, without damage or injury to himself or the three other occupants.  Mr. Thompson's action, which required plenty of nerve, undoubtedly  saved several lives, which would have  been lost had a collision taken place.  Mr. 'Thompson was returning from  Keienieos, and the ' powerful Chase  was eating up the miles easily at a  speed clo.se to twenty-five miles an  hour. When the turn was rounded  the horses were not more than ten  feet away, and" it required lightning  action on the part of thedriver to save  the situation. Mr. Thompson took the  chance, driving his car over the fifteen foot embankment without an instant's hesitation. All the damage  that resulted was a strained steering  rod.".  If all the autoists through the country were moved by a like spirit there-  would be less giound for complaint 011  the part of those who have to use the;  highways with horse vehicles.  To create a little more interest in  golf and also to fiurnish some data for  the committee on handicaps, a series  of golf matche.-. will be played between'  sides chosen by the. president -��������� and  vice-president. Official score cards  have been supplied to each plnyi't* by  the secretary and these he requests'  each one to religiously fill in and have  o.k.'d by opponent. Copies of the  rules have also been proem ed for each  member and all are requested to study  them carefully, observe them closely  aiid see that the opponent does likewise. To waive a penalty incurred by  an opponent is regarded a more heinous offence under the rules than to incur the penalty oneself.  During her recent trip to the coast  Mrs. G. P. Jones had the pleasure of  hearing the great -English contralto  Madam Clara Butt sing to a crowded  house in the horse show building,  Vancouver. It was. fortunate that  she did , not risk-attempting to hear  her in Victoiia as the 'accommodation  there 'would not permit of. one half the  people hearing her who .would apply  for admission. Mrs. Jones was called  to the Coast by the illness of her  da lighter,'Avonia, but was relieved on  her 'arrival on finding her much betr  ter. While in : Victoria she'met Miss  Blake a former .teacher in the school  here who was very popular in the  town.  H. A.. Turner, district road supervisor, was in town last Thursday on a  trip through the district to see the  various road foremen. ��������� His auto was  undergoing repairs in the garage in  Penticton and he was obliged to make  this trip up the river by rail. There  are vaiious places where altei native  routes wevo laid out by the engineers  last fall and it will now he up to the  engineer and the road supervisor to  make a final choice in most of the  cases and decide which one is to Inbuilt. Mr. Cleveland is to lie in shortly and they will go over the route  again and have the matter finally settled. At present the road gangs which  have started are working rather short-  handed ,-i.s the ranchers are mostly  employed at their seeding and the full  crews will   not be on for a few weeks.  That the system known as the ���������'case-  count," which ha������ picvailcd in tho egg  ti-adi" for a number uf years, provides  110 discrimination whatever, and that  under it thu producer, with no reflection on the ben, is nut encoiir.iged to  market an article of high quality, was  the decision .'come to in Montreal at a  hugely attended meeting of the egg  trade of the provinces of Ontai in and  Quebec. The remedy of this state of  affairs was suggested as taking the  form of an Egg Mark act. similar lo  the act governing fruit. The formation of a new produce association was'  also proposed.1'  Determining means whereby cuii-  sumeis and merchants could be pio-  tected against the marketing of stale  and rotten eggs was the pi imai y object of the meeting. Under the present system when bad eggs aie found  in the cases there is no rccoui se for  the dealer to lake, and the opinion of  the meeting was that the "case count'"  ���������where a flat rate is quoted, stale and  bad eggs commanding just as high a  price as those of the highest guide���������  is equivalent to placing a pieniiumnn  can-less anddilntoiy methods in the  prnclut lion and care of this product.  Moreover, it was pointed out that the  country storekeepers received no encouragement to market an article of  higli quality.  The opinion was unanimous that leg-  is la tion should be secfired to prevent  the sale of such products and full approval was given to the proposal to  adopt a new system whereby due discrimination should lu> made between  good and bad eggs. The following  ' resolutions wei e unanimously adopted:  Resolved: That il is the concensus  of opinion of those assembled in this  meeting that the greatest need of tlie  Canadian egg trade at the present  time is the passage l>y���������the federal parliament of an Egg Marks act, similar  to the .Fruit Marks act: .-Mich act to  make unlawful the buying, selling or  trading in rotten eggs and to include  such.other- regulations as may be  thought advisable to promote! the best  interests-.of all concerned.': ';,".  Resol veil.:- Thu t the dealers' /assembled hereuuianiirioiisly approve of the  proposal to change on .Tune 1st. 1913,  from the Vpiesent system, of buying  eggs to a "system,of buying only on the  basis of quality, and further we disapprove of paying for any rotten eggs  in our receipts after that date.  Resolved: That the -chairman appoint a committee to draft a. constitution and to take steps in conjunction  with the trade in other, provinces to  form -an association to be known as  the Canadian Produce association,  with a view to bringing.together tho  city and "country wholesale produce  dealers, and further, that a meeting be  called in Toronto at an early date to  give effect to this resolution.  AUTO ACCIDENT  GENERAL NEWS  A plot to blow up the naval base at  Esquimalt during the Boer war which  the Thiel detective agency discovered  in time to prevent, has now been  given to the public.  The Duke of Connaught tells Londoners of his delight with Canada,  and his hope to return here with the  Duchess for a further period of residence  as representative of the Crown.  The new union station 'for the  C. P. B. and Kettle Valley lines at  (hand Forks will be opened to-day.  Hon. James Bryee has vacated the  position of British ambassador at  Washington and his successor Sir  Cecil Spring-Rice has arrived.  The New Zealand Minister of Defence  has been   in London consulting  with   the British admiralty on a permanent naval policy.  The war situation in the Balkans  has developed greater possibilities for  danger of a general outbreak than has  existed for some time. If Montenegro  will not give up Scutari which she has  expended much blood and treasure to  win, Austria will either compel  .Europe to interfere or will drive out  the Montenegrins herself.  Grand Forks. B. C", April 27.���������In an  auto accident near Grand Forks this  afternoon Fred Anderson, city electrician, had a rib broken and was  otherwise badly bruised. The other  occupants of the machine were J. E  AV. Thompson, Phoenix; P. French.  Hedley; and R. J. Gardner. Mr. Gardner was driving the car at. a fair speed  when the steering wheel got a/ivay  with him, putting the car into the  ditch and throwing out the occupants.  All of the party were pretty well  bruised up, but Anderson was the only  one receiving injuries ��������� requiring the  services of a doctor.���������Nelson News.  WOULD PROVE TOO MUCH.  Both  Parties to a Bargain  Cannot Get  Done Up, But Political Ranters  Talk That Way  It will bo hard for "The Sun" to  convince its own friends that the citizens of Vancouver a re notsatisfied with  the purchase of the Kitsilano reserve  from the Indian occupants. Nor will  it be any easier to convince the community that the Indians should have  received several times the price paid  them. The Kitsilano Indians have  fared well, and seem to be satisfied.--  News-Advertiser. 1'HE HEDLEY GAZETTE, MAY 1.  1013.  Ibe Ifeectfef  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  Is-nod mi Thursdays, hy the IIi*ni.i*v ("'a/i-vitk  l'I'.INI'IXd AS'll  I'l'Ul.lSUISC C'OMI'A.W.  Ll.MlT!-'l>.   nt.  Iledlev.   U. C.  Subscriptions in Advance  $2.00  2.50  Per Year   "   C United Stales)   Advertising Rates  Measurement. 1*. lines to the inch.  Land Notlcos**?C.'eni(lc.ites of improvement. He.  $7.00 for (KMIay notices', and -J.-i.00 roi-M-day  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 a  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  Changes for contract advertisements should  be in the office hy noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue  Advertisements will ho changed once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftener than once n month  Che price of composition will lie charged at  regular rates. ,.,..������������������    lllx r     .,,  Contract Advertisement-*���������One inch per mouth  Sl.-J.-i; over 1 inch and up to 1 inches, i.1.00   speeches in tin  per inch per month. To constant advertisers  the public utteiances of two men, ex-  Senatoi-Teinpleinun and Duncan Ross,  both of whom stated publicly in connection with the Songhees dilliculty  at Victoria that if the people wanted  the matter settled they must elect a  Liberal government in ''British Columbia to act in concert with the Laurier  adtiiiiiislialion at Ottawa. Well, the  people have chosen otherwise to bring  about Ihe conceit, and now the party  politician of the Frank Oliver and  Laurier stripe feel that it is still up to  them to baulk the will of the people  as long as they can by throwing every  possible obstacle in the way. After  robbing the Indian as they did in the  case of the St. Peters reserve in Manitoba, they are posing by maudlin  peer lies in tlie Commons as the fiiend  taking larger space than  four niches, on   ,,f t|,,, Indian and  trying to incite him  application, rates will bo given of reduced *   . "  charges, based on size of space and length    Lo .,, ,.,,m.s(. which will keep him where  rge  of time.  A. MEQRAW. lYlanairinK Editor.  Full Moon  Last (|liar.  New Moon  1913  MAY*  1913  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. I hu. Fri. Sat.  ���������I  n  is  .->  12  10  ���������>.n  (i  13  20  27  /  11  21  2S  1  S  15  22  2!)  0  10  23  30  3  10  17  24  31  acted as   wisely as  thus trying   to   play  INDIAN  LANDS  A combination of circumstances  . serves to centre public: interest at the  present time on the question of Indian  ' hinds. I u British Columbia it has for  some years been a burning question  in which the. local interest in the communities immediately effected, has  * waxed and waned from time to time  as circumstances arose to demonstrate  the undesirability of the present  status; but at the present time, for  political purposes, it has been given  wider interest by becoming a bone of  contention in the House of Commons  in Ottawa. This has coiiie about  through the attempt of Frank Oliver  to make political capital out of the  transfer of the Indian title to some  eighty acres of reservation in Kitsilano which is ji portion of the City of  .Vancouver and was held by twenty  Indian families.  The details of the bin gain by which  the* Kitsilano lands were given'up and  the merits or demerits of the case, is  something we have no intention of going into here, for the whole thing has  been rehashed ad nauseani hy almost  every party paper in the province.  Those who are finding fault for political purposes would do so in any case  whether the Indian got too much or  too little, for his land.  Surely'" we  can assume   that all will  agree,   or  pretend   to agree,  that the  present status  is  altogether unsatis-  factoi-y,   both  in   the interests  of the  country and of the Indians themselves.  In   the eastern  provinces  the question really does not concern the people  for with them it was settled long years  ago, and   the  only  inteiest they can  now have in it is altogether academic.  Neither did it become very urgent in  British    Columbia    until    about    ten  years ago, with the exception of a few  local  cases  like   Vancouver and Victoria,  for through   the interior of the  province   there  was   plenty of virgin  land  to  supply  the   demands of   the  homeseeker,   but now  it is different.  It is  doubtful also whether  there was  ever in the  eastern provinces as bad a  condition of affairs in the retardment  of progress as there  is at the present  time in British Columbia.     Unfortunately when  it did   become  a serious  question here those to whom we were  expected to look to have it settled for  us  were   politicians   fiist, and   every  other consideration   had to  he subordinated  to party.    As proof that we  are making ho idle  charge  when we  say so  it is only necessary to point to  he   has  always   been���������in poverty  and  ignorance.  Whether the Provincial government  have in   every case  they   might    ii  the settlement game so much oil' their  own hat, may perhaps invite difference  of opinion, but il must be lemembered  that it was the only way in which.they  could    accomplish    anything    before  September  1911,   and   having fonned  the   habit, it  is   pel haps difficult   for  them now to proceed otherwise.     The  settlements   made  in individual .cases  have certainly left the   Indians in possession of lands that are. more suitable  for their  mode of life and  given them  besides  an   amount  of  ready   money  which   has   made  every  one of  them  wealthy.      It was   not the   basis upon  which  settlement was   made "with the  Indians in the  eastern provinces, the  wisdom of which time has amply proven as everyone knows who is acquainted with the condition of the Indian on  theieserves  in the counties of Brant,  Hnldimand,  Middlesex,  Lamliton and  the Bruce peninsula. In all those cases  the government were  made the custodians of proceeds of the.  Indian lands  and   they  administered   it for  the Indians,   maintaining schools for them,  helping them along  in 'their farm ing  and   paying them a  handsome sum in  cash every quarter which came out of  tlie interest on the fund. Most of those  bands are  in comfortable circumstances, fairly well educated and they have  the franchise and other  privileges of  the   Whites.     Whether   they   would  have been so  if the  money had  been  given  them  in a lump  sntii is something we. do not know, but we may  have our own  opinions  regarding it.  Nevertheless it was the thing which  the  Indians  themselves   wanted and  they are one of the factors that have  to be reckoned with in the situation.  It may be that the British Columbia  Indian has had a different experience  with the  whites and is less trustful in  leaving his funds with   them.    In discussing the matter with local Indians  we have had an  opportunity of seeing  something of this distrust.     We have  even been  told by the chief that they  were  to get a certain  siim  from  the  Great Northern  Railway for right of  way of the railway through their lands  and  that the  matter had  been   negotiated  with  the railway company by  the  Indian agent in their behalf,  but  they had never seen a dollar of it.     If  this be so, and we  have no reason to  doubt it,   what has  become of it and  why  have the  Indians not  been fully  informed  as to the disposal of it, if it  is being retained to apply to some purpose  which   may be  more to  the Indian's real benefit than if parcelled out  among  them?   This  transaction took  place during Frank Oliver's administration  of the  department and if the  Indians  have been   made to  lose confidence in  those to whom  they should  look   for   protection,   it    shows    the  amount of  humbug  there  is   in   the  maudlin  sentimentality  to  which he  gave expression in the*-House the other  will remove the obstacle to progress in  this and other sections of the province  it is criminal on tile part of those who  will try toiiifluencethe Indians against  a course  from   Avhich they more than  any others stancl to benefit most.    On  one    of   the   reservations    back   east  which   we have  enumeratr-d-the capital   sum   in   the   department  to   the  credit of the  Indians  is about three  quarters of a million  dollars on which  they receive  over $20,000 annually in  interest  most of  which is distributed  among them, and there are only a few  hundred  in the  hand counting men,  women  and  children,  and  they  still  have  more  land  left  than   they' can  till and look afteri    There is in the Similkameen  valley   between   Chopaca  and    Princeton   25075   acres   of   laild  which  fifty  times the  number of hi-  diens could not till.     As it is they are  getting  very little  use of it and their  children    are., growing    up    without  schooling.    Most of it is very valuable  land and if the untilled   portions of it  were sold by public auction  or put up  for competition   by   tender  it should  net a handsome sum for the use of the  Indians.  183(5  THE BANK CJF  77 Years in Business.   Capital and Surplus Over $7,600,000.  Teach the Children the Value of Money  If your children learn, while growing, not only  how to spend money wisely, but how, by self-denial  to save something for the future, you will have  started them on the road to financial success. Open  "a Savings Account for each in the Bank of British  North America, and encourage them to add to it  regularly.   Hedley  Branch,   . C. P. Dalton, Acting Manager  TENDERS WANTED  ���������-PIOXDERS will be received up to May 2nd  A~ for the painting of the office of the Daly  Reduction Co., in Hedley.  1(5-2 Daly Reduction Co.  FOR SALE  "VTOTICIC is hereby given that meetings of the  A> Provincial Labor Commission will be  held at the following places:���������  Penticton���������Tuesday, May 6th, 10 a.m.  Hedley���������Wednesday, May 7th, 2 p.m..  Princeton���������Thursday, May Sth, 8 p.m.  Greenwood���������Saturday, May 10th, 2 p.m.  Phoenix���������Tuesday, May Will, 2 p.m.  Grand Forks���������Thursday. May lnlh. 8 p.m.  Other meetings will be announced later.  The, Commission will hear evidence on all  matters allecting labor conditions in the Province. All persons interested are invited to be  prc.--ent.  IL U. PARSOX  Chairman.  K. R. McXamaua  Secretary 12-S  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEKN LAND DISTRICT  nlSTKICT OI'" VALE"  T OT 8, Hlook In. Hedley. for 8100.00   Apply to  x-' William  Hutcheon,  JJi-iinswiek Hotel  Victoria.  TRY THE  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  ���������"pake notice that I, Sam Daiioif, of tho City of  x Nelson, R.C., occupation Merchant, intends  to apply for permissioii to purchase tno following described land.  Commencing at a post planted about 10 feet  in a, northerly direction from the, north-east  corner of Section 22, Tp.KO, being the initial  post the South West Corner, thence north JO  chains, thence east it) chains, thence south 10  chains, thenee west JO chains to point of commencement and containing 100 acres more or  less:  SAM DAXOFF ���������  March 10th. 1913 11-10  PfUflCE  Uveru, Feed & Sale Stables    HRDLBY   B. C.   ir A good stock of Horses and Bigs on  Hartd.    T Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   P O B   SALE!  Phone 14.        INNIS  B R 0 S. Proprietors.  injpl|j^ .  m  Be Suspicious  DE suspicious of that of which nobody is  ��������� proud. Be suspicious of the mere low-  price argument offered in favdr of an article  with no reputation, no backer, no guarantor.  Better buy the thing ypu know and can  trust, than an article unbranded and untouched for.  II  1  The branded shoe, made by a maker  with a reputation, is a safer shoe to  buy than the one made in an unknown  factory by an unknown inakef.  The underwear made by a firm whose  name is as familiar to you as your own,  is worth more to you than underwear  nameless or labelled by a maker of  whom you have never heard.  Tea sealed in a packet bearing the  name of a reputable firm is to be preferred to tea of which the packer is not  sufficiently proud to advertise its  quality.  That in jrfiich much money has been  invested to make or keep it good is  worth more than that on Which nothing*  or but little has been spent.  Peace of mind is worth something,  just as quality is.    Buy peace of mind.  When you buy anything worth while  buying, buy that of which you know-*������������������-������������������,  from advertisements, or from other  dependable acquaintance. Buy the  article with the "money back" guarantee���������with the pledge of a known  name behind it.  m  I  ii  day.  Now that tlie fedeial and provincial  governments are in accord and there  is every reason to look for a settlement of the question in a way which  HI  Put your faith in the advertisements appearing in good newspapers. Beware of the  article that cannot stand the spot-light of publicity. The commodity an advertiser backs  with his own money is something worth  your buying.  Advice   regarding   your   advertising   problems   is   available  through any good advertising agency or the Secretary of the  Canadian Press Association, Room 503 Lumsden Building.  Enquiry involves no obligation on your "part���������so write, if in-,  ierested.  ijOiiiDjjis LHK HEDLEY GAZETTE MAY 1. 1913.  |  Town and District  Government   agent   Hugh  ���������was  in' town   the   beginning  Hunter  of   the  week.  ,T. A. Schubert rame down from  ' Tulaineen on Slondayaiid will spend  -a few days in town.  Constable Sproule made a trip to  'Tulaineen at the end of last week.  The illness of constable Bogers of  Princeton'makes it necessary for the  Hedley constable-to spend more lime  in that end of the valley.  Frank Bailey came down from  Princeton On Saturday and is spending a few days in camp. He expects  to have his booklet out shortly. It is  now in the hands of printers on the  -coast and they are a bit slow.  F. H. French left on Friday for  ���������Grand Forks to bring back his new  Overland auto which has been on or-  ���������clerfor several mouths and has been  delayed in the delivery. He had to  wait at Grand Forks for its arrival  -and while there got mixed up in an  auto accident. He arrived home yesterday with the new car.  So far there has been very little increase in the streams and the snow  has scaicely commenced to move in  the mountains. Altogether the chances of high water are getting more  serious every day, for as a rule a good  ���������deal of water has generally run off by  the first of May in the average spring.  A gang of men under XV. B. Bonny;  ���������castle, electrical engineer, was doing  survey work on the river in connection with the water rights that have  been applied for. It is understood  that the time for fyling of plans on the  first right recorded is nearly up and  all revisions that'tire to be made must  soon be attended to.  An interesting swap match between  the cricket club and the baseball club  is proposed. The manner of the swap  is that the baseballers will be the opponents in a, cricket, match against the  ���������cricketers and the cricketers officiate  in a similar manner in a baseball  game. The. event should affc)i;d some  ���������sport for the participants.  V. Huns of Montreal, inspector of  branches for the bank of B.^N. A.,  came in on Monday to inspect the  branch here and "worked early and late  ���������checking up the business, with th.6 result that he finished up the job on  'Tuesday night. Mr. Huns has paid  ���������several visits to Heclley and was pleased to note the steady increase.  John M. Budd, Grand Master of the  Masonic Grand Lodge* of British .Columbia, will pay an official visit to  Hedley Lodge to-morrow (Friday)  evening. All members of the lodge in  Hedley, Keremeos aud Princeton are  requested to make an effort to be present and meet him and a cordial invitation is extended to visiting breth-  ���������ern.  E. D. Boeing came down from Granite Creek on Saturday and spent Suri-  ji day in Heclley with his family, returning on Monday's train. Good  progress is being made with the bridge  which they are building over the  Tulamr-en river at that point-, The  cement foundations are all in but they,  will not risk putting in falsework for  the superstructure until the high  ; water is over.  ���������.P. de Lautour of Merritt who is the  district engineer of the wa'tei' branch  of the department of lands has been  making dccasioiUil clips to this part of  the district in connection with water  rights and applications therefor. By  having an engineer within easy call to  advise them oh the merits of each application that goes in, the water branch  should be in a better position to deal  j.with each case which conies up in a  way to protect both private and public interests.  077L&,  ������>���������  .$j^& 7&&n^-������M0i4y6b  mom  HH ���������  !!'������ "the CLEANEST, SIMPLEST, and BEST HOME  DYE, one can buy.-Why you don't even h.ive <o  know what KIND of Cloth your Goods are made  of,���������So Mistakes are Impossible.  Send for Free Color Curd, Story  ftooklct, and'  Booklet Riving results of Dyeing over other colors.  The JOHNSON-RrCHARDSOM CO., Limited,  Montreal. Canada  TO  FREE  FUR SHIPPERS  The most accurate, reliable and only Market Report  and Price List of its kind published.  "'������he Blfttbert &hijnjrr"  Mailed FKEE to those interested In Raw Furs  - SEND US,YOUR NAME ON A POSTAL-TODAY  It's not a Trapper's Guido, but a publication issued  every two weeks, -which gives you reports of what is  doing In all the Markets of* tlio World In American  Raw Furs. This information is worth hundreds of  dollars to you.  Write for it���������NOW���������IT'S FREE  A.  B. SHUBERf  The Largest House In the World dealing exclusively In  American Raw Furs  5-27 W. Michigan St.. Dept. 138CHICAG0, ILL., U.S.A.  A; MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer.  Real Estate.  Mines.  Crown, Grants   Applied   For   .  Under  Land  Act and  Mineral Act.  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Hay Insurance Co.  Maryland Casualty Co  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  .Office   at   HEDLEY,   B.  C.  WATER NOTICE  For a Licence to Take and   Use Water  "jVToticc is hereby given that Anton Winkler of  ���������J-,I Hedley. B.C., will apply for'a licence to  take and use 20 miner's inches per second of  water out of Bald ITill Creek which flows in a  southerly direction through Indian reservation  and empties into the Similkameen river about  two and one half miles west of Hedley. The  water will "lie diverted at the south line ofT.  Sirois preemption and will be us-ccl for h-rifta-  fcion and domestic purposes on the land described as A. Winkler's ranch. Lot No. Bins.  This notice was "posted on the ground on the  21st day of April 1913. The application will  be filed in. tho office of the Water Recorder at  Fairview, U. C  Objections may be filed with tho said Water  Recorder or with the Comptroller of Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B. C.   ���������  17-4 ANTON WINKLER  WMfr Leghorns  Of Quality  m Kind That Lay and Pay  INVESTIGATE Winter Egg .Production in  Princeton. Then send an order for a " Settiiig  of Eggs'" or some " Baby Chicks." Try them  yourself. 'Our pens are now' mated for best  results, and we can supply you with Eggs, or  Chicks in any quantity, just when yon want  them. !  No. I Pen,- Per Sitting ������3 *, Baby Clucks, 40c  each.  No, 2 Pen, Per Sitting $2 ; Baby Chicks, sue  each.  No. 3 Pen, Per Sitting ������1.50; Baby Chicks, 25c  each.  We allow 20 per cent, off these prices for lots  of 100 or over in eggs Or chicks.    Order early  and ensure food winter layers.  Address--  T. C. BROOKE  PRINCETON POULTRY FARM  SEE OUR  ew  They Are Now  COMING IN  We have already opened up some lines of  LADIES' BLOUSES  HOSIERY  HOUSE DRESSES, etc.  which are going fast.  HOTEL SIMILKAMEEN,  HEDLEY, B. C. 1  An Up-to-date   First-Class Hotel  RATES MODERATE  F. J. DOLLEMORE  Proprietor.  Other goods coming in for the next three  or foui" weeks.  We   are   showing  exceptional value in  a    special    line    of  Men's Fine Llama Sox  Regular 50c value      -     3 pairs for $1.00.  SAFE AS THE SAFEST  AND  Cheaper than the Cheapest  is a str-.tijrtit life policy in  MUTUAL LIFE  OF DflNflPfl  The history of" thmisanris of policies  oh the 'almve plan shows that it has  cost less than four dollars* per year to  carry a policy of one thousand dolli'im  If you doubt this call on the local representative and see the history of  one policy for 26" years; then ask yourself Whether yoli krio\v of -my other  concern whether insurance "company  or benevolent society that can show a  similar record.  Every Plan .of Genuine Insurance  It is  the people's Company and  profits are all for the people"  Sifflilkameen Poultry Farm  rtEDLEY, $3. C.  Quality Barred Rocks, (Lathan Strain)  S.C. W-. Leghorns hred for Winter eggs  Mammoth BrOhze Tin keys, prize  winners .at Spokane .Shows in lilll  and 15)12.     '  EliGS FOR  HATCHING  Prize winning pen   Barred   Rocks*  .$3.00, 15 eggs.    DaV-Oltl chicks 40c.  S. C. XV.  Lf-ghmns,   $2.00,   15 eggs.  Day-old chicks 30 cents,  M. B. Tin keys Eggs 33 cents.     Day-  Old pullets 50 cents.  MRS. H. B. BROWN.  WATER NOTICE  w.  IHL IF r������ Dae to  ������������������^������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������**  its  This accounts for the wonderful success which has attended forty-two  years of unparalleled progress ii,nd  achievement.  W. J. TWISS  Manager for B.C.  A. Meg-raw  Local Age.ii t  Mr. T. Walter Beam returned again  fat the end  of the week and on Friday  last   put  in   a strenuous  time   along  with   general   superintendent   G.   P.  [Jones,  going over  the  properties on  the steep  mountain side to the northwest of   the   Windfall   group.     The  country in the Bradshaw canyon and  some adjoining canyons is pretty difficult to  negotiate and they will have a  tough   time getting diamond drills in  there to do the necessary prospecting.  ���������Mr.  Camsell had his  experience with  it when   he was  making his examination  of the camp for the Geological  Survey.     In  fact  there   were   places  where the  topographers could not lie-  gin to obtain a footing  when working  out  the  contours and the aid of  the  camera was sought to supply approximately  the  data which  could  not be  measured accurately.   However, what  Mr.  Beam    undertakes   he   generally  makes a point to carry out, and he is  apt to know pretty well,  before he  gives  up,   what  is   under  the   rough  spots as well as under the smooth. I  CITY and DISTRICT INVESTMENTS  "Only Good Buys Offered."  HASTINGS ST., Vancouver���������33 feet, oh  earlitlo.   Lot 21, Mock 17,  price $2,350;  cash $800, balance (j, 12, IS months.  A LHERT ST.. Vancouver���������33 footearliiie,  xx- block opposite schools;; Lofc2!i. block  17. Price $1,150, cash $380. Imliuic-e li, 12, 18  months.  T.TAIUHVARE BUSINESS-About S-'IOUO  lx-   required.*   Doing trade of  For a Licence to Take and -Jise Water  "\Totice is Hereby given that The Daly Rcduc-  J-> tion Co.. Ltd. Hedley, B.C., will apply for &  licence to "bike ami use 300 cubic fe'ct per second  of watcrout of Similkameen river, which flows  in a soutli'crly direction thrd'ii'gh Hedley, B. C,  and enipties in the Okanagan river near Oroville. The water will ";b'e diverted near the.  north west corner of Indian rcsorve No. 2 and  will be used for power purposes on the land  described ax Indian reserve (Chii-Chii-Way Ha  I. It.) or on Lot 2900.   .... ,. ;  This 'notice 'was posted on the ground oil the  28th day of April 1913. The application will  be filed in the office of tho Water Recorder at  Fairview, B.C.  Objections inay be filed with the said Water  Recorder,    or    the.   "Controller   of    Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings.   Victoria. B. C.  Tfie Daly Reduction Co., Ltd .  G. P. Jones, Agent  Plumbing* and Heating1, Sheet j$  ��������������������������������� i *"ii*i *i������������������ ririi���������r   iir *. i-i" -n-'in i-t inn   i-min   miir���������rlv-    ���������j*���������,a���������m-4*. _\  Metal Work Tinsmithiflg |  Shop corner Angela Ave- and Bridge y 3  g                 St.,  in 'M/urdock's blacksmith shop.' f  x    Work guaranteed.   Consult ua about your work |  i              M. DIGNAN f  v    Practical Workmen                              Proprietors x  |                          PRINCETON, B. G. ������  K       '       - X  monthly.  over 91,01)0  TrEITH ROAD and St.  ���������"-   iNorth Vancouver  David's Avenue,  Double corner, 100  feet to lane.    Price $ 1,500. cash $1,500, balance over 18 months.  ���������-pWENTY-THIRD ST., North Vancouver  x ���������Ono block from Lonsdale earlino,  Price S900 dollars; one-third cash, balance  (i, 12 months.  TWENTY-NINTH ST., North Vancouver  -*- ���������Southerly \view, overlooking Bnrrard  Inlet; 10 foot lot. Price ������500; cash $170, balance easy terms.  -JVPSSION CITY���������Lots centre of town,  -"���������*��������� adjoining C. V. li. and N.orthorn Pacific Railway track, Price $300; ?7o cash,  balance $15 monthly, or client would trade  for good acreage.  "POINT ORKY���������Beautiful i-eslilontal lots,  -1- near car. in Lot I. Block 4, 0. L. 139.  ������S50, cash 200, balance quarterly over 18  months.  I^ULL commission to agents   Correspondence invited.  The Industrial Trust Co., Ltd.  JAMES  MclLWAINfe,   LABOR   TEMPLE,  Manager  Telegrams: Industrial,   405 Dunsmulr  St.  Phone Sey. 3187.   Vancouver  Great Northern Hotel  Hedley, B. C.  Has more accommodation than arty  other house in the town.  It h   the only three storey building  and has good rooms  The table and other appointments are  first-class.   Board by the day  or month.  RATES MODERATE  JOHN   JACKSON,  Prop.  NOTICE  Certificate of Improvements.  Form F.  Cnow.v Point No. 2 Mineral Claim, situate in  the Similkaniecn  Mining Division  of Yale  District.   Where located: In Pollock Caniii.  TAKE Notice  that I.  Frank Bailey, Frpc  Miners   Certificate No.   384031) intends sixty  days from date hereof to apply to tho Mining  Recorder for a Certillcato of Improvement's,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of  the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37,   must be   commenced before  the  issuance of such Certificate of  Improvements,  FRANK BAILEY  Dated February 8th, 1013 11-10  This space belongs to  A. Schubert f   .,    ^  ���������  ���������  WATCH   IT  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! THIS HEDLEY GAZETTE, MAY J,  1013.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen----Famed for Fruit Growing-  Town and Lower Valley.  II.'!').'���������Mcintosh, Dominion Veterinary surgeon, spent.'it. few .days in-the  di.-tricL lust week. ���������'-���������.-  The Keienieos Lund Co. are lixing  up tin.' flumes preparatory to turning  on the water on May 1st.  Donations a re coming in nicely for  the 2llh of iMay celeliration which  tend to make it a great success.  \V. li. Hope went up to , Princeton  on Sal unlay lo attend the Oddfellow's  annivi-i saiy returning on Monday  evening's train.  .1. H. Kennedy. <Jliioi"- engineer of  the V. V. i-c K. railway passed through  mi tin; 2.")th to meet chief engineer  McCiillongli of the K. V. Railway.  Last week we wore asking .Jupiter  Pluvius to get a move on. Well he  turned up in a white nighls-hirl on  Monday morning hut was ordered out  of town before noon.  Mr. 'and Mrs. O. 11. Carle 1111 Mon  day evening last entertained a nuiii-  bei-of bachelor friends at their home.  Dinner was served at 7.M0. Heartiest  thanks were extended to the host and  hostess for the kindness shown and  tin; delightful dinner given to the  boys.  Mis. (Rev.) McKenzie and Mrs. D..1.  Innis left on Monday's stage for Penticton where they will take the boat  for the upper end of the lake. Mrs.  Innis will attend the Methodist conference and spend a short holiday  with friends at Vernon, while Mis.  McKeii/.ie goes through to Vancouver  to visit her sister of that city.  Luke Mori-is of Ooneonully, has been  in town forthe'past few days awaiting  the inspection of his horses before proceeding further west.    Mr. Mori is was  at  one.   time in   the livery   business at  Concotuilly and is very well known by  many o"f the old timeis here.    Ho now  has a   very fine   ranch   near the  same  towii but as  he says taxes;a.i-e getting  so high   across, the ' border,   lie   would  take .himself away and see if he-could,  not locate on this side of the line.  ��������� P.   Mcintosh  of'Faiiview  stayed: a  "j   day in Keremeos on his way to .Prince  f    ton where   he way  figuring .on''taking  ���������   an   interest-in..a--saw  mill   near ���������that  town,   but after looking  oyer the pro-  ]'. position he figured the easie.sV.>yay.tO  '/��������� make   money   was heading south-east  .-. -without, delay.-He  says   he   would  have had the mill running and in good  ���������ii"shape  in a  few  days"; but * the lumber  'dealers   would not  look .itlumber.for  -cash   even  at a  twenty  percent, dis-i;  :  count. '���������������������������',        ���������   :' -; .    ;  Mr. W.'.C. Bo wen returned Satur-  i-day the 2titli, after being at Calgary  : and Claresliolni. On his way to the  prairie he. stopped-off a few days at  Armstrong with.a friend a few days.  He was greatly taken with the district so 011 his way back he dropped  oil' agnin and this time along with E.  Robertson, late of Claresliolni, purchased forty acres of splendid farming  land within two miles of town. He is  busy packing up now and in a few  days his wife and family will start out  for their new home.  On .Saturday the Royal Mail Stage  from' Penticton arrived in town' five  and a halt hours ahead of time thus  enabling Hedley and Piinceton to get  the mail from Okanagan lake points  forty-eight hours earlier than they do  when the stage arrives at 52#0 on Saturday afternoon. This wethink would  be of great benefit to both these towns  if this could be kept ifp on Saturdays  through the summer months, as any  mail coming from the 1101 th for these  points has to wait over in Keremeos  until Monday's train west.  In   last   week's items   we mentioned  the narrow  escape   Walter Kleinshay  had with   his motorcycle:   well he had  it all   rigged up  right by Sunday, and  the stunts he pulled off were amazing.  It was a  case of now you see him and  now you   don't.    Barney Oldlield   was  completely put in the shade.     Just as  most  of the  fpiiet  folks   were  taking  their  afternoon   stroll a cloud  of dust  ' with   the  appearance   of  an   Arizona  cyclone was seen approaching.    What  ���������was it? Oh, its Walter, and to the surprise of everyone pertly, seated on the  blind baggage attachment was a lady.  It was a case of a bicycle built for two  and at forty knots an hours..  Mrs. Anthony Genn of Victoria".���������.(ncrci  Mis.-- Bell) who tauirht school in the  Similkameen about fifteen years ago,  and .VIhs McLaren of Summerlancl are  Ffl'HS   IXSUKANCH  ofkicis  KEREMEOS. B.C.  C.   JE.   SHAW  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provincial Land Suryevor;  Office of J. A. Brown  KEREMEOS - - B. C.  \.i.  visitingwith Mi> and Mrs. R.C.Clark J.A.BROWN  This  is the  first  time  'Mrs.-Genu has j Notary Public  bseii' iii tlie Siinilkauieeii since the old | co.WKYANciXti,,customs isrokekagk,  days    when   she    taught   the   valley  school   and  the  changes   which   have  taken place   in the interval   have been  a. very   pleasurable  surprise   for   her.  She and Mi-^s McLaren  rode over from  Siiiimicrlaiul  on   hoi-.M-.back   and   this  experience doubtless   helped to- hi ing  back  old days when  everybody in the  valley spent all their  outings in   the  saddle!.-   .  A man was seen looking up at the  big store' oil Sunday as if in need'of  something so Mr. Hargreaves casually  walked across the street from his  house and asked if lie could do anything for him. The stranger answered  saying, "what aie the stores closed up  for,"- on being told it was Sunday he  was highly amused for he- thought it  was Friday. Mr. II fold him it wa.-,,  rather slow around here and it may  be possible that it was not Sunday. At  all events the stranger had walked  from Vancouver and was on his way  to Rnsslaiid where he said he had a  cabin and was going to work at the  LeRoi. Last year this man says he  along with a partner came or endeavoured to come by the Hope trail and  was lost six days. His companion died,  lie eventually landing at Granite  Cieek having followed the stream  from' its source and landing at the'  little settlement. He struck out Monday morning early to continue his  pike. v  <&&-&-&^<><>-&&-<&-&<l>^-<&'&^&&^<&<fr<&-&&<&<m><>'&<><& *&&���������&&-&  I-T. liOGERS,  M.A., B.G.L. ;  BAKKISTER, SOLICITOR,'  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. li. Station  Sow Only the Best Field and Garden  Seeds.    We have them.  And   everything else for the rancher  and orchardist  MRS.   A. F. KIRBY,   Proprietress.  SILKS  Laige Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  T01TMY SING, Keremeos  SING LEE  Laundry/   Contracting  ili<j-frino-  of   all  Wood  Synopsis of Coal Mining If emulations  /"'OAL mining rights of the Ilomiiiioii, in  ^ Manitoba. Saskatchewan and Alberta,  tlie Yukon Territory, tlie Xortb-wost Territories nnd in a portion of the Province" of British Columbia, may be leased for a term of  lwcnt.v-0110 years atan annual rental of SI an  acre. Not more than 2,5(>t) acres will be leased  to one applicant-.' - ���������        ���������    -    -.,"'  Application for a lease must be made by the  applicant in person to the Agent or Sub-Agent  of the district, in which the rights applied for  are situated.      ���������   - -      "  In surveyed" territory th'e-landmust be described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of  sections, and in unsu'rveyed territory the tract  applied for"Shall he staked out by the applicant  hiinself. '���������'".'���������  ��������� Each application must be accompanied <by a  fee .of. So which will-be refunded if tho rights  applied for are not available, but .not otherwise^. A. royalty shall be paid,611 the merchantable output of the'miiie at thc-rate of live cents  per ton ._....... ...    The person operating the mine shall furnish  the Agent 'with sworn returns accounting for  the full quantity of merchantable coal mined  a,iid.i)ay the royalty thereon, jf the coal mining rights' are not being operated, such returns  shouldbe furnished at leastoncea year.  "The lease wiUineliido 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 the rate of.S10.00 an acre.  For full' information application should be  made to the Secretary of the Department of  the  Interior. Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-  lAgeiit of Dominion Lands.  ......       , ..       , AV. AV. CORY..... .     .  '"' Deputy Minister of the Interior.  X.H.-UnauthoHzed publication of this advertisement \vill not be paid for. . iMJni  idnds,  'Ditch  Sawing, Clearing land, Cook  ing  and all  kinds ol! Chinese  Labor.- .  Kl-iusmeos, B.C.  X  ��������� F.   RICHTER ESTATE f  ���������&-$>������������������<&������������������&& <>^<J><^^^^<^^<s^<^<>O-'^-^'^-4^'<&'^<i>-^-^^>-^>-*^-^-0--O,-d,**6  ������  ������  ������  } KEREMEOS-PEniCTOff  ������ TU/EDDLE'S  AUTO STAGE SERVICE  > Tweddle's  cars  are   comfort-    \  \        able.    Tweddle's drivers X  \ are experts. ' '-v '  ��������� y* No delays. No accidents.  H. C. N. ETCHES  is-Agent for the Hedley Gazette in  Keremeos and authorized  to book  Subscriptions and talce  orders for.  job work and advertising.       ;. :  Autos leave Penticton every nioi-11-  . ing to connect with trains to Medley.-  Princeton,  f'oalmont. .Oroville nnd,  ��������� all Houndary points.  Leave Keremeos for Penticton on .  arrival of Ureal Northern trains  Fake��������� .siNGr.10 $0.00  K.I5TUK.V $11.00  Baggage carried. Commercial trunks  arranged for  Break  the monotony of train and  ���������boat travel and take an auto trip.  AVhen you arrive at Penticton or  Keremeos ask for  TWEDDLE'S AUTO STAGE  "..'''   Cars Call at all Hotels  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ���������JS?  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ���������������  ���������������������������������  ������  ������  Its  riore  Than   That   1  After ransacking their brains and asking  the jmblic to ransack theirs for a suitable slogan one town on the coast hit on the capital  caption  IT'S THE CLIMATE  ��������� Now in Keremeos A\re don't give any edge  on any other place in tlie matter of climate for  avc have the simon pure, brand right here. But  Avhile Ave have the climate Ave have more.  Its not only the climate but the money you  will make  Fruit -Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 and 350 per acre.   \ Town Lots.  Keremeos Land Co., Ltd.  '   KEREMEOS, B. C.  ������  ���������������  ���������������  ������  ������  ���������������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  .������  .������  ������  ������  ������  --��������� 1  NURSERY STOCK  "OUR AGENTS MAKE-MONEY"  selling our hardy, guaranteed stock.  Experience unnecessary.  POST OFFICE,-KEREMEOS,  B.C.  FOR SALE  One Parlor Suite, 5 pieces; one house  lent 1-1x21-, 0 ft walls; one Mason &  Risch Piano, in good, condition; and  other household fund Lure. Two doors  west of blacksmith .shop, Ivei-eineos.  'lB-tf XV. (J. Bowk.v  Rore    SERVICE  YAKIMA VALLEY NURSERY CO.  Toppenish, Wash.  KcremeosPenticton  Royal .Mail Horse and Auto vStage.  Establish 1S05  Leaves Penticton for Kei'enieos  on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday returning alternative days  FARE ���������Auto  Stage,   $0.00.      Horse  Stage, $1.    Hoise Stage, 2nd class, $3.  E R U I T    T R E E S  Biiy Healthy Home Grown Trees  No Danger of Importing Pests        No Injury from Fumigation  No Drying Out in Course of Shipment  Protect Yourself by Buying Our Trees  Write for catalogue and Price List to  THE   RIVERSIDE   NURSER1 ES!j  Dept. B. GRAND FORKS, B. C. 1  ���������       Established in 1900  Representative  N. B.���������We have  Dwarf stock in���������Mcintosh Red, Wealthy,. Jonathan, Cox'sjl  Orange, Ontario, Northern Spy and Wagener. |L  -V. Dynes,  125 ACRES  ���������Penticton  ^���������&&'&^r&&&-<&^<&>~&"&4fr-&-'&4fr~<&>1$><3>--&-&~fr-Q>^>~&'&--&<&'& ^-^>^<*>.  YOU WflNT'TH  T\  ic "J'hrouo-hbred Kunning  Stallion  Special   trips to  any point  with  horses or auto made at any time  by arrangement.  W. E. WELBY, Prop., Penticton, B.C.  NOTICE  'Beautifuland Best"  (Canadian Stud Book No. 287)  Will stand  for  public service  at "the  "'   Willows," Keienieos, B.C., for  the season of 1018  Fee for service of mares $10 to insure.  Mares may he pastured  E. M. DALY.  SIMU,KA3II-:i-;.V bAXIl IHSTKICT  IlISTltlCT Ol'' VATE  0(1.V.  her  'PAICK Xiitice tluit 1, Amos Charles ICenue  ;L.      of    Keremeos    Centre,    M.C.,    nine   _.  hitcnrls to upply for pennissioii to pureliuse the  follo\viii{f (Icsci-ibcd lands.  Comi'iicneiiifc ut, a post plnntedon the north  houndary of Lot 21188 (Ijointf also the south  boundary of Lot 2'M) ut a point about twentv  ehnins west of the north-casteorner of Lot 2SI8S  and heiii������* at an aiiKle of snid lot 20'.); thence  westerly following the north boundary of Lot  ���������JOSS, a distance of 1!> chains.more or less to a  point true south of the south-west corner of  said Lot SI!); thence north to said corner of Lob  2!)!); thenee north-easterly following the southern boundary of Lot 200, a distance of 8 chains  more or less to an angle In said southern boundary of lot 2!)!): thenee south-easterly following  the said southern boundary of Lot 2!)!) to a  point true north of the point of commencement; thence south to the point of commencement., contiiiniuf; '15 acres more or less.  Amos Charles Kennedy  March 81st, 1013. 14-1  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE  IT ALWAYS PHYS.BEST  There are Two Kinds of Printing  The one is turned out by the man who believes that  any thing 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  olTices us in the cities, and often as poor work in tho cities  as in the worst country shops  In Prices the country office cfin do just as well for  you and you save the express.* The city printer may get  his stock ji trifle cheaper by S4iving the local freight, but  his rent find other overhead' expenses tire higher, ttnd in  the end he is obliged to charge as much or more than the  country printer will charge for the same clttss of work.  THE   HEDLEY  GAZETTE  is prepared to  do txny kind of work that may come 4tlong.  No order too smtxll and none too hirge.  M****-*--!**"******-*^-"*--**!

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