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Array I  AND SIMILKAMEENa.DVERTISER,  Volume VIII.  HEDLEY, B. C, THURSDAl  MAY 2. 1912.  Number 17.  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 vein's" practice in Vancouver.]  S.'O. L. Co.'s "LOCK  PENTICTON,      -      -      B. C  TEN COMMANDMENTS  OF THE DRY FARMER  JflS. CLARKE  Watchmaker  hedlby.b.c.  docks and Watches for Sale.  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Kates Moderate.  A. Bakxes, Prop.       Pe.n-tioton-, B.C.  R. W. DEANS  Notary Public Real Estate  Ranches,  Properties, Mines, Timber,  Water Powers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcomo P. O. B.C  X. TnOMT-SON 1'HO.VE SEV.MOUK 59CJ  MCIt. WESTK.RX CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  Oftieex suul Warehouse, S17-03 Bcatty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  Grand Union  HEDLEV, B. C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor .and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Hedley   rimers'    and    nillmen's  Union. No. ^6i^W_^ ofJML '-, .-.,  Regular meetings of the Hedlqy Local, No.  161 arc held bn tlie first and third Weduesday  an the month in Fraternity hall, and the second  and fourth Wednesday at the N. P. Mine  O. M. Stkvkns ���������T,E,Wiixev  fj-efidc-nt Fin-Secyetary.  k A. F. & Am M.  "���������VCM^      REGULAR monthly meetings of  S^SX   Hedley Lodge No. 43, A. F. & A. M.,  are held on the second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting*  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  s.e.  HArtlLTON.  W.fll  ARTHUR CLARE,  Secretary  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hedley Local Gump moots in  Fraternity  Hull   the   firsts and  ��������� third Thursdays in the month.  A. Clam: ' K. IL Suirsox  Counsel Clerk.  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meeting's totf  Hedley Lodge  17-14 are held an  the   third   Monday   in    everj-  ���������:������a*wiii'jI'Sl!/'>^mo,*tn "i Fraternity Hall.   Visit  ing- brethern arc cordially invited to attend.  IX. .T. JONES, W. M.  WU. LONSDALE, Sec't.  DR. J. L. MASTERS  DENTIST  AVill he at Home office in Oroville, 1st  to 1-lth of each month.  Office  on  North   Main   Street.  Burne, Temple & Tunbridge  Solicitors, Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  liy I'rof. W. C. Palmer.  I.���������Thou shalt Plow Deep  Deep plowing lets rain get into soil  easily.  Deep plowing lets in   big rain without run-oft".  Deep plowing provides more feeding  space for plant roots.  More plant food made available.  II.���������Thou shalt Keep the Surface Soil  Loose nnd Level   and   Lower  Soil  Compact. ���������  Loose surface soil keeps soil moisture from evaporating.  L������>ose surface soil lets rain get into  soil'easily.  More plant food made available, due  to more moisture.  Harrow the grain after it is up two  inches, or use weeder.  Level cultivation leaves the least  soil exposed to the air.  More evaporation from a. rigid soil  On rigid soil the rain runs oft'  through the furrows. ,,  The soil in the ridges dries out so  thn,tthe plant has less moist surface  soil to draw on for food and moisture.  Compact lower soil brings moisture  up to .plant roots.  Subsurface packer leaves surface soil  loose, lower soil compact.  Ill���������Thou  shalt Add Organic Matter  to the soil.  Oitganic .matter holds moisture and  plant food.  Organic matter improves mechanical condition of the soil.  Organic .matter helps make plant  food available.  Origanic unatter lessens drifting and  ���������blowing of the soil.  ���������Sowing half bushel barley or oats on  fall plowing lessens drifting.  Organic matter lessens washing of  ���������sail..  Stable iinanure is the best form.  ���������Growing grass or' legumjnous crops  ladds organicinatter....., ���������--   ...���������....-.-,..,���������  flow weeds under when green.  IV���������Thou shalt Summer Fallow When  Rainfall .is Less Than Fifteen Inches  The summer fallow  saves up  two  years a-ain for one crop.  The summer fallow kills weeds and  plant diseases.  Plow summer fallow before June 15.  Cultivate '.-summer"   fallow   at  least  twice.  When rainfall is over fifteen inches  corn will ibe as .good a preparation for  a crop as .the bare fallow.  V���������Then  fchalt-Grow Corn or a Cultivated Crop .every Two to Five years  Corn cultivation saves moisture.  Coi-h cultivation kills weeds.  Corn .cultivation kills plant diseases.  Cora hesi preparation for a grain  crop.  Corn produces .fine stock foods, both  grain and fodder.  Corn  produces -more per acre than  any other crop.  Do not   hill  .up   the   corn,  as this  wastes the moisture.  VI���������Thou shalt grow Clover, Alfalfa  or some Leguminous'Crop every few  years-  Clover and alfalfa add fertility to  the soil.  Clover and alfalfa-add organic matter to the soil.  Clover and alfalfa kill   weeds and  plant diseases.  Clover and alfalfa produce a most  valuable hay.  Clover   and  HAYS' BODY RECO1  1  Cable Ship Recovers Remains^  President  lilway  Montreal, April 2G.-s-Howard 0.  Kellyj vice president, of the Grand  Trunk railway, who has been waiting  in Halifax for news from the scene of  .the Titanic disaster, notified the officials of the road this'mnrning hy wire  that the body of their, dead chief had  been recovered by the cable- ship  Minia. A casket in which the remains  of Mr. Hays will be pi need on the arrival of the funeral ship in port has  been ordered by the Grand Trunk vice-  president and a special train is being  held in readiness lo convey the body  ,to Montreal immediately upon the arrival of the Minia.  THE RAILWAY ROUTE  WHEN BRITAIN  INVESTIGATES  (Westminster Columbian.)  The appointment ot Lord Mersey as  the chairman of the British investigating committee into the loss of the  Titanic will'he universally approved. It  is characteristic of the thoroughness  with which Britain is determined to  maintain her right to rule her heritage  the sea. Before his elevation to the  peerage, Lord Mersey as Mr. Justice  Binuha.ni was Judge of the Admiralty  Department-of that peculiarity named  branch of the High Court of Justice in  England known as the Admiralty Probate 'and Divorce Coiirt. He knows  maritiine laws and usage as no one  else in the English speaking world can  possibly do. The rules of the ocean  highways are as simple to him as the  rule of three. The intricacies of the  written and unwritten laws of the  deep have been studied and solved by  hiin again and again; When Lord  Mersey -and his committee get down  to work, the world will know  for good or ill, not onlyvthe story of  the Ti.tan.icV sinking^ but also the  causes 6f .tlie accident; and the blame,  if blame .there be, will beset on the  proper shoulders: The fearless impartiality of,the Admiralty court will  be applied to the investigation. The  enquiry will probably lack the dramatic intensity of the  investigation  There will probably not be more  than two claims along the right-of-  way of the K. V. K. that will need to  be settled by arbitration. It now  looks as if this will be. the only means  of adjustment in two instances. In  one ease an orchard near the canyon,  a price of something over $2000 is demanded, while the right-of-way agent,  Logie says that $000 is as much as he  would be pistitied in paying. In the  other, on the Alkali Flat, a sum of  $'3750 has been asked, while Mr. Logie  states that he has had many of the  best men in the community put a  value on this laud, and in no case has  the value exceeded $500. He is willing  to pay that amount but no more.  There aie not many buildings on the  selected right-of-way. Some, however,  will have to be removed. All of Mr.  Bohan's buildings, are included except  his house, while Jas, Fyffe's stable  will require to be moved. The  most unfortunate one in this respect  is Mr. E. R. Faulder, the route including his house and other buildings, also  his garden and all similar improvements.���������Si'mmerlattd Review.  FINDS NOT ALWAYS KEEPS  Question of Ownership of Wallet is Submitted to Court of Appeal.  RUSHING INTO TROUBLE  Judge Advises Socialists Not to Encourage I. W. W.  now being so .ably conducted for the  London,  April 25.���������The Australian  mail  yesterday   brought details from  ,   , , _ ,   Hobart, Tasmania, of the news brought  Uni.tec   Sta.tes by Senator Smith and  t,)ere Qn Munh u {    the sh-    Am.m.;|)  h,s .colleagues hut  it will   probe far  whi(.h   t()(jk    Dl.   Dc      ,HS Mawson-s  deeper^nd wi.th.more  technical act.-  Antarctic expedition to Adele land,  men ;than -���������uiy^.e���������   machinery   for      AnionR ()thoi. tnings> fchc expedition  proved  that Clairie Land, which was  Hoquiam. .Wash.. April 2").���������Judge-  Mason Irwin of the Superior Court  yesterday held that the city of Aberdeen had a right to close hotels when  Industrial Workers of tho World  meetings were being held, on the  ground that the organization was an  "unlawful one, working to an unlawful end."  He said that lie would not at this  time authorize the closing of the Socialist halls, but he warned the Socialists that "in harboring and encouraging" the Industrial Workers,  they were "rushing into trouble."    A SHIFTY POLE  Southern Magnetic Pole is Not Constant  Here is a simple legal trouble  that'  came before the Court of Appeal that'  might easily  boa subject for discussion when all other subjects fail.  A year ago ,a clerk in the Bank of  Hamilton, Vancouver, Robert Gordon  Heddle found a wallet lying on a desk  in the bank, having obviously been  mislaid by somebody. The w allet contained $S00 in bills.  Heddle, as was his duty, handed  over the wallet to the teller, expecting  that, the owner would shortly return  and claim the wallet. No one came.  Several times the bank advertised in  the papers for the owner. Still no one  came.  Having done all he could to find the  owner, Heddle finally laid claim to  the ��������� purse. The bank refused to give  it up. Heddle said the money was  ���������'found" by him. The bank claimed  that the money had been merely "left  behind" by some client, and they must  continue to hold it as trustee.        " ���������  When the case came before his  Honor Judge Grant some time ago,  he ruled that the money had been  ���������'left behind," and that tho bank was  entitled to hold it. The Court of Appeal, which heard the case yesterday  afternoon, has reserved judgment on  the problem.  DAIRY PRODUCTS IN B. C.  eliciting superficial facts from wit  nesses -who cannot but be labouring  under supreme nervous tension. When  Lord Mersey has finished his work the  civilized world will know all that can  ���������ever be-known as to the greatest maritime disaster in the history of the  mercantile marine. That justice will  be done .though the heavens fall is  guaranteed by the .traditions of the  British A.clmiralty Court over which  this noble judge so ably presided.  SERVES HIM RIGHT  Canadians Disapprove of Peuchen's Censorious Carping  reported to have been discovered by  Durville in 1838, did not exist. The  expedition found Termination Land  which was originally discovered by  Wilkes. Numerous islands were discovered along the great ice barrier.  Dr. Mawson sent back by the Aurora a. letter, in which he describes the  southern magnetic pole as a force  centre, which, like a will of the wisp,  is advancing around daily within a  circular area, the diameter of which is  variable and uncertain. It may be a  few miles or more than thirty. The.  whole area it has travelled is 2-10 miles  in sixty.nine years.  Census statistics on dairying in'Can-  atla   shows    that   British   Columbia  stands fifth in  the production  of factory butter.     The four provinces that  iead  her are in  their order,  Quebec,  Ontario, Alberta and Manitoba.   Nov-1.  eitheless, British Columbia in the past,  ton   years has quadrupled, her output; -:  of factory butter." In the manufaeture���������--���������-  of cheese,  however, British Columbia.  is a sure  tailender   for   she   has   no.  cheese chalked  up to bar credit at all..  Ontario leads as  easy in  cheese production as Quebec does in butter.   The  number of  factories for  the manufacture of condensed milk  increased 300  per cent in the  ten years and British  Columbia has not  neglected  this  department of dairying.     She   was so  long dependent on  the tin  cow  herself that she has seen the need of help-,  ing out the supply.     The cheese   pro--  duction  in the whole dominion  is a  little higher quantity in the ten years,  but shows a decrease in value.  MINING NOTES  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL ENGTNEKR AM) BRITISH  COLUMBIA LAND SURVEYOR  Star Building Princeton  HILLIARD'S  BARBER     S H O F������  FOIl AN 3CASV S'lAVli:  HOT & COLD BATHS  Next door north of Grand Union Hotel  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE  GAZETTE  alfalfa   produce   very  valuable seed crops.  If these will not grow, try other  leguminous crops���������-field peas, for instance.  VJ't���������Thou shalt Grow Early Maturing crops.  Growing conditions best in early  summer.  Winter grains   better   than   spring  grains when they do not winter kill.  VIII���������Thou   shall   Keep   Down    the  Weeds.  Weeds use up moisture.  Weeds use up plant food  Weed ciowd the plants.  Weeds shade the crops  Weeds make it difficult for the plant  to grow.  Weeds make  it  hard  to work   the  land properly.  IX���������Thou shalt Keep Stock  The most profitable way of marketing grain and fodder is through s*tock.  They produce manure which is very  Ottawa, April 20���������As a .result of the  adverse  criticism   against   the  utterances of Major Peuchen, of Toronto,  in connection with the Titanic disaster  it is  understood he will not be offered  tin-; colonelship of the  Queen's  Own  Rifles as had been expected.    It is alleged by certain  Toronto newspapers  that he has  not been consistent in his  statements  made to the  press and before  the senate committee at Washington.     Some amount of feeling has  been   engendered  in   the Queen  City  audit is stated  that Major Peuehen  will forfeit his promotion.  DEATH OF MRS. McTAVISH  Bride of a Year Victim of Grim  Reaper.  necessary to the soil.  They bring about prosperity.  X���������Thou shall Plant Trees.  Trees retard wind  Trees prevent diifting of soil  Trees lessen evaporation  Trees hold snow  Trees increase yield  Trees lessen the effect of hot winds.  Trees make a home for birds that  eat harmful insects.  Trees furnish fuel and fence posts.  Trees make a place homelike and  shelter stock, garden and fruit trees  When clean cultivated trees will do  well. If left to fight weeds and grass  they are quite sure to fail.  After an   illness of several   months,  Mrs. Mary  E.  McTavisg,   wife of Mr.  Peter I).   McTavish.  of   1070   Nelson  street, died  yesterday  evening.    The  late  Mis. McTavish  was a bride of a  year,  and  previous  to  her  marriage  was Miss Mary E. Thompson, a native  of Paisley, Out.     She was an orphan,  and  is  survived  by a married  sister  living in Wolfville, N. S., and a brother,  Mr.  Edward  Thompson,   who   is  with  Macdonald,    Marpolc <fc  Co,   in  this city.     Air.  and  Mrs.   McTavish  spent   last summer,    following  their  marriage, in a tour of Europe, returning to Vancouver at the beginning of  the   winter.     Mrs.    McTavish   was  a  trained nurse and followed her profession here for a. couple of  years before  her marriage.  A bond has been taken on the Rambler property on "Wallace Mountain  near Beaverdell. Work is also being  done on the Bounty Fraction and Diamond claims in that camp.  Gold values are said to be increasing  in the Copper Mountain properties  held under bond bv the B. C. Copper  Co.  The Mother Lode mine was the  scene of another great blast on Monday. There were 2,200 holes loaded  with 10 tons of dynamite and discharged by an electric wire. The explosion was a complete success. This  mini) is establishing a great reputation for blasting. Last October eleven  tons of powder were used in one blast  which gives Greenwood the world's  record in that department of mining.  -Ledge  The Slocan Record says that in every  town in B. C, there are houses that  sell liquor without a license. In many  of the incoiporated cities and towns a  .system of blackmail is levied upon  these people. If they have not the  legal right to sell liquor they should  be prosecuted.  GENERAL NEWS  Ex-mayor Taylor, of the Vancouver  World,  didn't  like  his defeat at  the  hands of the electors of Rossland.    He  is  bringing action against the Nelson  News for damages.  Stuart Henderson, the Ashcroft  lawyer, who was arrested on a charge  of embezzlement was honorably acquitted after a hearing of about three  minutes and the charge should neyer  have been made. Some magistrates  are far too leady about granting warrants where a little care to know more  about the facts of a case would save  money to the government and annoyance to individuals.  When   writing   Adversers     Please  Mention the Gazette. THE HEDLEY GAZETTE MAY 2, l������12.  S  and-' '' ;; ,  Similkameen Advertiser.  .-���������sued on Thursdays, hy fcho I-Ikoukv Gazkttk  PltlXTINl! AND I'Clll.ISIU.NO COMPANY,  Limitkd.   at. lledlcv,   U. (.".  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Your,  ........-.. .$2.00  " '(X'ni'ted:"Ktai''cs).'...;.';';���������.'.'..;'..'.... 2M  Advertising Rates  Measurement. 12 lines to the ineh.  Land Notices���������Certificates of liiiproveinent;, eta.  $7.00 for M-day notices, and $3.1X1 for M-day  notices. ,  Advertisement**; will lie changed once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftener than once a month  ho  price of composition  will he charged at  regular rates.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  SLAV, over 1 inch and up to I inches, ������1.00  per inch per month..-To constant advertisers  " taking larger spuee than four inches, on  application, rates will he given of reduced,  charges, based on size of space and length  of time. .        . ���������'-,..-���������-.  A. MEGRAW, Managing h'dltor.  Full Moon  1  Last quar.  I).  19.1:  MAY  New Moon  1(5  c  First quar.  ���������������t.  1912  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.  12  19  (j  13  20  ���������M*  21  20     27     2S  1  , S  15  22  29  9  10  28  30  o  10  17  24  31  I  11  IS  'was    pre-eminent.:     His   sympathies  nearly always  went with' the -under  I'".      J   : ������������������ ��������� ..-.-  1 dog and his advocacy of the<unpopular  cause almost to the verge of apparently wilful wrong-headednes--*, was in  most instaiic.es the source;of the greater part of his unpopularity. As a  literary critic Stead was the most  severe and analytic of all British book  reviewers and many of the authors of  the past three decades have felt the  weight of his lash. Justin McCarthy  on the other hand, if more', polished  was less aggressive, than the Londoner.,  While he is best known by his "History of Our Own Times" he was a better novelist than historian. The feature which .mars his historical, efforts  is his too intense partisanship iind'the  difficulty he experienced in getting rid  of his personal prejudices when dealing with debatable questions.  THE  ZEALAND  VT  .���������V.'J'*  UNGENEROUS    TREATMENT  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  Every'thino  New and  First-Class  Bar supplied' with "the Choicest';  Liquors turd .-.Cigars and Special  Attention   paid,  to   the   'Cable.  E.E/Burr  General   Blacksmith  , ��������� vo '���������.,-..;:. Hedieyj,B.;Ch - -'��������� rd':  Vn-iif.: ���������  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  With Taft and Roo.sev-.-lt belaboring  each other in the manner they are doing it looks an easy guess that, most  any mitngy low caste; Democrat at all  who can engineer for himself the  ���������Democratic nomination will be able to  carry off the. presidency bun in the  United States in the year of grace 1912.  Walter Long,, the .noted-.TIninnist  parliamentarian, is coming to Canada  to address a series of meetings on the  Irish. Home Rule Bill. As the electors  of.Canada .will have unvote on that,  question it is difficult to see what will  be gained by a propaganda on this  side of the water, unless it be to give  Canadians a. little enlightment on the  subject and show them the, difference  between the Home Rule we have in  Canada and the kind which Asquith  and the Nationalists are determined to  force on the people of Ulster. If Canadians understood the question better  they might be less disposed to offer  counsel or advice in matters they do  not understand.  ���������'Like the spirit of the Ironsides on  the morning of Dunbar" is the spirit  which imbues the loyalists of Ulster in  their opposition to Home Rule. So  said Bonar Law after his return from  Belfast where he had every opportunity to note the depth and intensity of  the feeling in Ulster against the nieas-  surc which proposes to hand them  over to the tender mercies of a gang  who have sworn to dismember the empire sooner or later and who have  openly avowed that this Home Rule  measure is regarded by them as a first  step m that direction. And yet there  are Canadians who without knowing  what they are doing allow their names  to be used by traitor journals in England as favoring Home Rule for Ireland���������a matter in which they have no  business to meddle.  Within about a week of each other  Britain has seen the passing of two of  her most eminent literary men. The  ill-fated Titanic took down with her  one in the person of W. T. Stead and  the other, .Justin McCarthy, novelist  and historian, died a few days later  from natural causes and full of years  for he had reached the ripe old age of  82. Stead was but 03 a ad had a score  more years of work in reserve if he  had been spared to toil them out to  the end. Stead was perhaps the more  brilliant man of the two and had the  ���������stronger personality, but tho Irishman  ' was the more popular because less  eccentric and less disposed to antago  nize.     For loyalty to personal convictions and devotion to  an ideal Stead'from right thinking people  The treatment to which  J.  Bruce  Ismav and the crew of the Titanic are  being subjected at the hands  of the  United States   Senate   investigating  .committee and the press of the United  (States is disgraceful.     In.view of-the  'fact that the'mishap took place  with  a British ship sailing with  a British  crew   and on the high seas   it is difficult to see on  what grounds  the investigation  can be justified at all.     It  s true that many of  the passengers  were citizens of the.United States and  also   that among   them   were some  millionaires, and of course 'a millionaire counts forsomcthing in the United States ; but these people were not  forced, to take passage in that particular ship  and it was  solely  a  matter  of  their own choice  that  they  were  there.     Neither has   it been    shown  that a majority of the .-passengers- hi;  any one   of  the three classes ������������������ were  Americans.      Indeed  there  is. reason  to believe   that they were in the minority. ��������� '��������� But setting aside all. this   it  is the -manner in which  the nivestiga  tion is  being  conducted   and   the national   animus   and   prejudice     that  seems to underlie the whole thing that  gives ground for complaint and places  the affair in a most unfavorable light.  The committee,: to  begin   with,   was  badly chosen.      The   Senate   of   the  United States  is supposed  to be made  up  of the best men of the nation   and  yet we have in the man   whom  they  have chosen  as the chairman    a blatant ignoramus who imagined that the  water-tight compartments   were dry  cubby-holes into which the.passengers  crept to keep out of the wet when the  ���������-hip sank .and affirmed solemnly and  didactically that icebergs   "consist of  rocks,, earth   and   other substances",  the  ice   being   of   such   a   negligible  quantity as  to. be unworthy  of any  special mention  but must be included  in the general term 'other substances.'  The worst   feature,   however,   is  the  forcible detention   and treating  citizens of another country as criminal  suspects when no charge has been laid  against them.    Biassed as the inquiry  itself has been   it was fair in comparison with the way the yellow journals  have been  acting.     Some  friend  has  sent the.  Gazette copies of  the New  York World and New York  Journal  under date of April 20       These   have  flaring headlines of all manner of low  and insulting stuff about Ismay, one of  them transposing the name  and  calling him "Yamsi"  and demanding of  him to explain why he  is  alive  when  1000  were   drowned.      One   of   them  tells how the  federal wireless  on  one  of the U. S. warships had caught a  message to the Cedric showing that  Ismay was "planning to escape the  country" and this was reported to the  senate committee which frustrated  the attempt. The Journal quotes the  widow of John B. Thayer as saying  of her husband: "The name 'coward'  ran never be associated with him.  Better a thousand times a dead John  B. Thayer than a live J. Bruce Ismay".  It is not right to judhe the woman too  harshly on no better evidence than  the Journal as to whether she said it  or not; but if she did say it she rendered herself undeserving of sympathy  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith -Work,-a-  Promptly attended *to.  .,���������''. Piperfitting dotte.  Although life is too short to -amass a really large  fortune dollar by dollar, yet the start must be made  that way. :\  Do not despise tlie town of opportunity because you  are able to deposit but a dollar or two at a time.  Let the Savings Department of  Ik tt  be the custodian of your account.  76 Years in Businesi ' Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,000  Hedley Branch,  H; A Hincks, Manager  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate,  Mines.  Crown    Grants   Applied   For  Under Land .Act' and ')  ���������    Mineral Act. . >-  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Bay Insurance Co.  Columbia Ji'irc Insurance Co.  American Central Insurance Co.  Alliance Insurance Co.  London & Lancashire Fire ins. Co.  Maryland Casual ty.Co;, ;, ..,   .  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Office  at   HEDLEY,  B.  C.  If you are particular about bought jam  you're safe iii i'econimending this brand  You them have something reliable arid  of real merit l ; /  Oliver's Jams; are what you need.  SAFE AS THE SAFEST  Cheaper than the Cheapest  ��������� ���������.���������������.....-    ���������-���������. .'j.', ��������� ".���������.���������.���������. v-:j-' ���������,;'���������;* i;.-,-- ���������.--iiT.i-i'-  is a straight life, policy in '  .K<  OF CANADA  The history of thousands of policies  on the above plan shows that it has  cost less than four dollars per year to  carry a policy of one thousand dollars.  If you doubt this call on the local representative, and see the history of  one policy for 26 years; then ask yourself whether you know of any. 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  its  profits are all for the people  This accounts for the wonderful success which has attended forty-two  years of unparalleled progress and  achievement.  W. J. TWISS  Manager for B.C.  A. Megraw  Local Agent  Ttie London DireGtom  .(Published .Annually)   ���������  ���������.   ;  Enables traders throughout the world  to communicate direct  with English  MANUFACTURERS   .fc   DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being  a complete commercial guide to London and its suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with   the   Goods   they  ship,  and  the  Colonial  and   Foreign   Markets  they  supply;  STEAMSHIP  LINES  arranged  under  the Ports  to  which  they sail,   and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading   manufacturers, merchants,  etc., in the principal provincial towns  and  industrial   centres of the United  Kingdom.  A copy of the current addition will  be forwarded , freight paid, on receipt  of Postal Order for 20s.  Dealers seeking Agencies can adver-  fheir trade cards for -El, or larger advertisements from ������3.  ���������  ���������  ��������� ���������  *  ���������,  ������������������*  -���������;-  ,���������,  '���������*  ���������*���������������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������"������������������  ���������  ���������  +**,  ���������  ���������  ���������-���������-������������������  r  ���������  ��������� ���������-  The London Dlrectoru 60. Ltd.  25, Abchurch Lane, London, E. C.  WHEN WKtTINOi ADVEHTISKKS PU-'ASE  jMISNTION   THIS PAPISK  S chubert's Supply ^tpi-es  STORES AT HEDLEY and TU LAMEEN  ���������V'1 ������������������'���������!���������! r-Vh-if  '���������III  .::*<!>������������������ I.Vi I.  A great railroad terminus a great grain shipping port���������a.  great factory centre with a population of at leaist 50,000���������that  will be Port Mann, western terminus of the Canadian Northern, five years hence.  Factories to employ over 5,000 men, grain elevators and  flour mills-,1-big freight yards and railway shoys���������these are al-  * ready arranged!for.     A year from today property values will  be treble���������five years hence they will  be  ten times today's'  prices.   Every lot bought NOW will make you it fortune.  Close   In Lots, $250.00  RAILWAY ADDITION-practically adjoining 0. N. R.  property is easily the best Port Mann subdivision on the market. Values must go up enormously. High, dry, level lots,  :-8xl22 feet, $250. Terms $15 down, $1.0 a month. No interest  nt' taxes.    Send for booklet and lithographed plan.  Colonial Investment Co.  "THE PORT MAN PEOPLE"  Vancouver, B. C.  ���������     A. M EG RAW, Local Agent  :���������������������������-  ���������  1  ���������.  ���������  ���������i  I  ���������  :  ���������  ���������.  ���������*  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������*.  ���������  ���������  ���������  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, MA Y 2, 1912.  Town and Distrk������.  Harry Rose's roiid gaiig is working  up the river beyond Bromley's  Mr.  and  Mrs.  Erank  Logsdon and  :        Miss  Mildred were visitors to Hedley  last week.  Mrs. John .Tackson left yes tenia y  for Northport where she, will spend a  couple of weeks.  Tlie executive committee cif the golf  club will meet at the hotel Siniilka-  niee.n to-night at 7.1^0.  Mrs. D. J. Innis, of Keremeos, spent  a few days last week with her sister,  Mrs. W. J. Forbes. ,      ;    '  Mrs. Garland a.irived,.in Hedley last  ��������� , week from Salt Lake City to visit her  daughter, Mrs. Win. Sampson, at the  Nickel Plate. .  . _<���������*'��������� ;���������...���������....:... .���������-.'       :..'-*..''���������'        *.���������������������������'  T.   D.   Pickiird  left   again   for   the  coast on   Saturday after spending  a  week oi: ten days in Camp.     He is ex-  1      pected back again before long.  The fishing has been, very good during the past few weeks, both in  Twenty-mile and the Siniilkanieeh  river, although the biggest trout have  been captured in the river.  A. B. Clabon was elected president  of a new Mining Men's Club .formed in  Vancouver last week. He has lately  brought his bride to Vancouver.  Honors are coming his way fast these  tinier;.  Prof. Browuell, piano-tuner, of Penticton, spent Sunday in Hedley and  on Sunday evening at the church service rendered a sacred selection that  was appreciated by the pastor and  congregation.  Mrs. Sproule will leave for Salmon  Arm on Saturday to visit her friend  Mrs. Mariow and also to, meet her  younger sister who .is coining out  from the old country to spend a month  or more with her in Hedley.  G. McEachern, electrician for the  Hedley Gold Mining Co., went out  last week to Vancouver where it is reported he expects to undergo an operation for appendicitis. His place here  is being filled during his absence by A.  Rutherford who came over from tin;  Kootenay country.  Mi*. Mawhinney having to attend a  church board meeting up the lake  early next week will exchange services  with Mr. Cameron on Sunday next. It  being necessary for him to leave  Keremeos for Penticton early on Monday, he will be enabled to do so by  taking Mr. Camemn's service in Keremeos instead of coming up to Hed.ey.  There has been no marked increase  in the volume if water in either  Twenty-mile or tlie Similkameen river.  There is more water than they re-  qulre in running partially with steam  but hot enough to run with water  alone. In about another , week it is  expected that it will have increased  .sufficiently to enable the water-whei  to drive all.  Fifty seven inches inches of snow  was the fall at the Nickel Plate mine  for the. week ending Saturday 27th  and -fifty-four inches for the week preceding that. Last year the big month's  snow was ths month of May, when  the snowfall for the month reached  112 inches, but that record has been  beaten all to pieces by the snowfall  of the month that has -just ended.  The total snowfall for April 1012 was  21.8 inches.  Tom Marks played to good houses in  Hedley on Thursday and Friday evenings of last week. The play for the  first night was to have been "His Irish  Honor" but they changed it to "The  Peacemaker" and the change was a  very good one for it is by all odds the  better play of the two and it was well  put on by the company, Tom Marks  as the Irish servant was effective but  the strongest work was done by Kane  as Father Whalen. The vaudeville  acts were particularly good.  A party of B. C. Copper Company's  officials fiom Greenwood came in by  auto on Sunday evening on their way  to Copper Mountain on a visit of in-  sped ion to the Voigt properties which  the Company have under bond am  are exploring. The party consisted of  Fred Iveffer, consulting engineer; E.  G. Warren, general manager; and  Messrs. E. Hibbert, H. G. Hargreaves  and C .Mitchell. They were riding a.  55 h. p. Stevens - Duryea cat which  manager Wairen was handling with  all the freedom of an old-time chauffeur. The car must be a hill-climber  for it negotiated all the stiff grades  on the Copper Mountain road, on  which there was also a. liberal depth of  clay mire which was so unyielding as  to require power on the machine to  get through it in returning down the  hill. They stayed over Monday night  in Hedley on their return.  W. Dubois, a mining man, was in  town for a few days this week.  .- C. H. Brookes is expected  to arrive  in Hedley in a few days.  Tho water has been increasing slightly in the past few days. The weather  keeps so cool on the higher levels that  thawing is very slow.  The Rev. Norman Plass and wife  caiiie in Tuesday. Mr. Plass is interested in the Kingston property along  with Mr. Brooks.  VV. J. Murphv, it property-holder in  Hedley, writing from Veville, Sask.  tells of how they build towns in his  part of the great Dominion. The town  was not in existence /until about the  middle of February last when the  first passenger train on the new railway reached it, and now there are five  -.--. v.-. .���������   ���������������������������   .���������       . .. .o '.���������������������������'������������������������������������   ���������'  lumberyards, three livery barns, four  general stores, a butcher shop, half a  dozen implement-agencies and many  other accessories that go to make.up.a  live town. He was hard at seeding  and intended to have 250 acres in crop  this season. His old Hedley friends  wish .'.hiin: a bumper crop and every  other good thing that may come his  way by way of compensation for the  hardship of having to live anywhere  else than in Hedley.  KEEP YOUR EYES ON  CAMP HEDLEY  WATCH IT GROW  It is destined to be the Greatest Gold Mining Camp in Canada.  Money invested in Hedley Town Property now will bring you Big  Returns in a Few Months  METEOROLOGICAL.  Buy Now; Don't Put It.Off as the Price is Going Up.  For Full Information Write or Call on  THE HEDLEY CITY TOWNSITE COMPANY, Ltd.*  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager - HEDLEY, B.C.  The following are the readings showing temperature, etc., for the weekending April 27,1912 : '.'���������',  AT THE MINE.  Maximum        Minimum  Apr 21 . 45       ... 20  22 '.. 12 ������������������'..''        22  23 ".-.������������������-.������������������ -10        .. 2-1  ,21        ���������-.-."���������    39        .'.-          22  25 ..."        37        .. 10  "     20 .. 3S       ../ 19  27 .-.' 44        .. 23  Average maximum temperature40.71  Average, minimum do    ''20.85-  Mean temperature'"��������� 30178  Rainfall for the week      .00 inches  Snowfall        "        "       57.  coiiKusroxnixG week ok last yeah  Highest maximum temperature 52.  Average m  iximum  do  14.42  Lowest minimum  do  . 10.  Average  minimum  do  1S.71  Mean  do  31.57  AT  THE  Mil,]...  Maximum  Minimum  Apr 21  01  ,   ,  42  22  01  .  35  23  52  30  21  50  38  25  ,   t  50  32  20  57  38  27  ,   .  58  .. 31  Average maximum temperature 57.28  Average minimum do 35.14  Mean do 40.21  Rainfall for the week 0.34 inches  Snowfall        "        "      0.00  COKKKSI'OXDIXG WEEK 01'. LAST YEAH  Highest maximum temperature 75  Average do do 05.42  Lowest minimum do 31  Average do do 34.  Mean do 49.71  Synopsis of Goal Mining Regulations  |~iOATj"mining rights of the 'Dominion, in  V Manitoba, Saskatchewan and. Alberta,  the Yukon Territory, the North-west Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be'leased for a term of  twenty-one years at ah annual rental of ������1 lin  acre. Not more than 2,C>V\0 acres will be leased  to one applicant.   . ,  Application for a lease must bo made by the  applicant in person to the Agent or Sub-Agent  of the district in which the rights applied for  are situated.  Tn surveyed territory the land must be described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of  sections, and in imsiu-voyod territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by the applicant  himself.  Each application must be .accompanied by a  fee of ������5 which will be refunded if the rights  applied for are not available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the 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 coul mined  and uay tho royalty thereon. If the coal mining rights are not being operated, such returns  should be furnished at least, once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights  only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may  be considered necessary for the working of the  mine at the rate of StO.OO an acre.;  For full information application should bo  made to the. Secretary of the Department, of  the Interior. Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion -Lauds.  W.W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.-Unn.utlioriv-cd publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. (Mini  ���������  ���������  ���������  f Mooney's Biscuits*  We have just received a consignment of these well known buscuits  and recommend them as the nicest  lot of biscuits ever received in Hedley. We have them in bulk and in  packages of all sizes.  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ��������� :  TO CANADIAN ARCHITECTS  ���������  * Curlew Butter Now in Stock and We Will Have ���������  ^  ��������� x  ������ It In Continually From Now On *  _ .     ������������������_   ���������   ���������  ^ Green vegetables arrive at the end of every week +  X ��������� |  ���������Shatfords, Ltd J  Competition for Xew University Buildings to  be Erected at Point Grey, near Van  conver, British Columbia  Trade Marks  . Designs  Copyrights &c,  Anyono sanding n sketch and description may  quickly -lscortuiu our opinion free whether an  Invention Is probably patentable. Communion.  tionn strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patents  sent. free. Oldest agency for securing patents.  1'nl.cnts taken thronirh Stunn & Co. receive  special notice, without charge, in the  Tcienfi"  A handsomely illustrated weekly. T.nrtrest circulation of any scientific journal. Tonus. $3 a  year; four months, $1.  Sold by all newsdealers.  MNSGo���������36,Broadw^r... V.."  Branch O/llco, .';% F St.. Washington, li. C.  The Government of British Columbia invito  Competitive Plans for the general scheme and  design for the proposed new University, togoth;  cr with more detailed Plans for the buildings  to be erected Iirst at an estimated cost of  $1.500,0110.   ���������  Prizes of ������10.000 will be given for tho most  successful Designs submitted.  Particulars of the competition and plan of  site may be obtained on request from tlie  undersigned.  The designs to be sent in by July .'list. I ilia  addressed to  Tin-: Mi.vistkk oi-* Kkucatiox.  Parliament Buileings,  Victoria, British Columbia  WATER NOTICE  For a  Licence to  Take and   Use Water  "Vrot-ice is hereby given Hint The Ashuwntn.  -*-' Power Co. Ltd., of Vancouver. B. C. will  apply for a licence to take anil use *i'i<)eubic feet  per second of water out of ihe Similk-aiiioon  river which Mows in a south-easterly direction,  through M. C. nnd empties into Ukuiingiui river  near (Iroville, Wash. The water will be diverted uciirS. \\\ cornor of Lot *J07Sund will he used  for* Power purposes on the land described as  near the mouth of Twenty-mile creek.  This notice was posted on the ground on the  ���������Jilth day of March. I'.ll'J. The application will  bellied in the ollh.-e of the Water Recorder at  Fairview.  Objections nmy lie filed with the said Water  I"reorder or with the Controller of Water  Rights, Parliament R'lihlings, Victoria. B. C.  Tin: Asii.vwota I'owkii Co. I/rn,  I.'!-1 T. D. Pickard. agent.  ���������  ���������  ���������  i ���������  >���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  *"*������"J"til.iinmiiriitiii,')wi"iJ"|-f���������������'  The finest lubricant for the Commercial *-$*  Machine is ^  PRINTERS' INK       !  Advertise in the  H e dley Gazette  and watch Results  PALA6&  Wveru, Feed & Sale Stables   nnni.Ev n. v.   'j A ivooil stock of Morses and Rigs on  Hiiml.    ���������( Orders tor Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Company,.  W O O D    P O H   S A L K !  Phon.   II        INNIS  BROS. Proprietors.  ������1>  This may be applied in different  ways but the two old stand-bys are  judicious advertising in tlie local  paper and neat stationery printed at  home. The Gazette can suit all requirements.  TRY THE  Hedley   Gazette  FOR  Fine Job Printing  ���������  HAS THE LUBRICANT  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE m  THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. MAY 2, 1912.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen----Famed for Fruit Growing  Towa and Lower Valley.  D. Li.   McElroy, of Phoenix,  was in  town Saturday.  ���������-'',���������  . K. C.  Brown, of Princeton,' was in  town Friday last.  A. Rohertson lias started a meat and  fish .shop in the old pool room.  Mrs. Sauve and children left Wednesday for Vernon.  Brian Wostrup, who -spent the win-  terin Kerenicoj", left for Kelowna, Friday last. ...  L. H. Patten, of Hedley, spent the  week end between Keremeos'/ arid the  Centre.   '��������� ''".      -y-: ��������� ������������������'���������'���������*'  Mi: W. J. .Forbes, of Hedley, was a.  visitor to Keremeos and the Centre,  Monday last.  Mis. D.J. Innis and children went  up on the train on Friday to visitrhor  sister at Hedley.     ��������� ,��������� = ...-. ��������� ���������������������������:  O. L. Smith, manager of the Bank  JVlontreal, Princeton, was a visitor to  town Wednesday.  Miss Ella, Innis arrived -home..from  Lytton this week and is glad to get  back to Kerenieos.  Boeing and Brass are busy laying  the foundation for* the Government  quarantine station.  G. M. Lyon has opened a clothes  cleaning arid'repairing room at the  rear of the barber shop.  Tom Welch, who was for some time  in Princeton, was killed by a rock  slide last week at Lytton, B. C.  Harry Atherton, of Vancouver, son  ,of the late W. T. Atherton, stopped  over a city in Keremeos last Week.  Just two weeks' growth ahead of  Penticton. Well! that's what it looks  like; if they don't liclicve it, ask the  trees.  Messrs. A. II. Flack, It. Walthers  and Tom Inglis after having had a  busy time pruning trees in the district returned to Vernon Monday.  ��������� C. H. Cordy, real estate agent, of  Suminerland, spent a few days in the  district last week. While here, he  took a run up to Princeton in his  auto.  J. J. Warren, president of the Kettle Valley railway, accompanied by  ex-reeve Foley Bennett, of Penticton,  passed through Tuesday on their way  to Princeton.  of losing  There is not much danger  time between here and Penticton, as  there are two cars on the run daily,  one ear making its headquarters at  Penticton and the other Keremeos.  Mrs. J, J. Armstrong and daughter,  Mrs. R. H. Carinichael, and baby  Carmichael, left oh Monday evening's  train for Carherry, Man. and other  points where they will spend a few  weeks, before returning to Keremeos.  W. Daly, who was up to play for  the dance -at the opening of the Coal-  mont Hotel, returned Thursday and  reported that all had a very fine time,  although the crush was too great to  quench his thiist.  Rev. Win. Mawhinney will occupy  the pulpit next Sunday. Rev. A. H.  Cameron kindly exchanging pulpits so  that Mr. Mawhinney will be at home  to preach his farewell sermon. Everybody cordially invited to attend.  There are still n few knockers left in  l\ei etneos but that won't hurt; they  are like chaff ami will go before the  wind. Come on now and boost, one  good boost is worth half a, dozen  knocks. 'We've got the goods and we  know it.  Andy Jensen, who has been laid up  in the Hospital at Princeton suffering  from blood poisoning for the past two  months, came down last Friday. He  speaks very highly of the kind attention received at the hands of the matron and staff.  Tho death occurred on Thursday  morning of Francois Supreiia.nt, better  known here as Frank Surprise, at the.  age of 77 years. The funeral took  place at the cemetery on Saturday,  the service being conducted by the  Rev. Father Conan. Mi'. Surprise was  of French Canadian descent, born in  Quebec. He, at the tune of his death,  was the. oldest of old timers' in the  valley, coining here some fortv-seven  years ago. It was he who planted the.  first stake on what is now known as  the Richter Estate, lie leaves behind  a wife, son and live daughters Lo  mourn his loss, to whom we extend  our sincerest sympathy in their sad  bereavement. I  Fred Carner left Monday  for Pendleton, Oregon, to bring back  about seven hundred head of sheep,  which he hitely purchased. Mr. earner's ranch is at the junction of the  Apex and Keremeos-Penticton road  it'ul is. an ideal spot on which to raise  sheep.  All owners of bulls who allow them to  wandur'around the townsite are notified to look after theiii or they will he  run into a corral! * and charged -for.  .With these animals wandering about,  red' neckties and bright';millinery  could not be worn without considerable ha/.a rcl and it was'never interided  by Dalne Fashion that these gentlemen should have any sayin'dictating  the fashions for the merry month of  ���������May.    - ���������  A .meeting was held hare on Tuesday night to get up ii celebrationi for  the '2-l-tli of May iii the lower' town as  it was felt that the Centre was monopolizing the day. The meeting was  well attended and J. J. Armstrong occupied the chair. The support guaranteed left no doubt of a good programme being provided to consist of  horse-racing, baseball,' trap-shooting,  football and other sports of which  further particulars will be given later.  At the Richter hall last Saturday  night Tom Marks and his company  put on ''The Peaceiniiker".: There was  not a very large attendance but' those  who saw the play went away well  pleased. It would be hard to find a  truer representative of Irish wit and  humor than Tom Marks. "Now'that  was_u, peculiar thing" sung by Will  Phillips brought forth great applause.  Everyone of the company played their  parts well and taking it all round the  play    although   a   little,   pathetic   at  H!otel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. K. Station '  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,  Proprietress.  Keremeos-Penticton Mail Stage.  The auto stage leaves Keremeos for  Penticton, Tuesdays, Thursdays and  Saturday at 5 p.m.  Single fare $7.50, Return $1-1.00  Phone II, Penticton W. E. Welbv  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  KEAI, ESTATE MINKS  Agent for:  London & Lanca--hire Wire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guaiantce Co.  IvEREllI-'OS. B. C  C. JE. SHAW  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provincial Land Surveyor.  Office of J. A.  KEREMEOS  Brown  B. C.  R. H. ROGERS,  tunes was    verv g  oiicl.'  Just about  the time the audience wanted to shed  tears Tom Marks relieved the situation.  We thought that surely the woman's  Suffrage Bill had passed when we saw  a. Woman coming down the grade  packing'two large bundles that would'  have made any ordinary trapper faint  away. The woman in question was  an elderly Danish'woman of a kindly-  disposition. On being questioned she  said she came from the prairie and  had ridden on the train as far as some  town in the Kootenay, but had walked the remainder of the way. She-:  seemed quite cheerful and none the  worse for her long walk. She was oh  her way to Princeton to join her  brother who works in one of the coal  mines there. After staying an hour  or two in town she loaded up her pack  and bidding us ii cheery: good'bye'hit  the road for the west.  KA111V1EW  Twenty-six horses were brought in  Friday from across the line.  Road supervisor, H. A. Turner, is  having a telephone installed in his  office.' We do not know thu number  but certainly Fairview has now a local  exchange, that's more than Keremeos  has got.  There is a rumor of one of the copper mines starting operations on a  stnall scale.  John Quigley, an old timer here,  died at the road camp, hear Vasseaux  lake, last Wednesday. He was buried  at Okanagan Falls Sunday.  M.A., B.C.L.  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  WATER NOTICE  Do not neglect, to spray your trees with  Pendray's Lime Sulphur Solution  Pcndray's is endorsed by all the leading fruit men  of the province.  We are sole agents for Keremeos and can sell it bv  the barrel or gallon'.  "VVc carry a full line of Garden and  Field Seeds.  Five Roses Flour always in stock  ��������� .i i, ,-.. ., .- i-- - ���������-,������������������    -* .      ��������� i'i ���������r  F.   RICHTER ESTATE  For a Licence to Take and  Use Water  "VTotiee is hereby given that The A--.hu wotu  f^ Power Co. Ltd., of Vancouver, li. C, will  apply tor a licence,co take and use fju cubic feet  per second of water out of Ashnola river, which  Hows in an easterly direction through the Si-  lnilkiuneen. district and empties ijito the Si-  Jiiilkamecn river about 8 miles from Keremeos.  The water will be diverted at- tho.'second canyon and will be used for Power purposes oil the  kind described as C. E. Oliver's Pre-emption.  This notice wis posted on the ground on tho  aith-day of March, 1912. The application will  be tiled in'the office of the Water Recorder at  Fairview, '  Objections may be tiled with the said Water  Recorder  or with   the  Controller of   Water  Rights. Parliament Huildiiigs, Victoria. It. C.  TliK ASllAWOTA Powiat Co. L-ro.  Ki-I T. D. Piekard. agent  ICAUiDEN  A fancy goods sale took place under  the auspices of the ladies' club, the  proceeds of which are to go to the  erection of a library.  Mr. T. J. McAlpinc, manager of the  Ritchie estate, has resigned on account of ill health, his successor being  D. F. Sheik, of Suminerland.  The electric lights wen; seen for the  iirst time last Saturday in the new  hotel.  The concrete building being erected  lor the Kaleden Supply Co. is completed as far as the second storey.  Surveyors are at work on the new  sub-division for the Kaleden Lands  and Development Co.  VASKAUX LAKI3  Mr. and Mrs, Venner are living  in their new bungalow at the head of  the lake.  Mrs. McKenzie has been laid up for  the past two week with bronchitis,  but is now convalescent.  Mis. and Miss Layton, of Penticton,  spent Saturday with Mrs. McKenzie.  ADVERTISE   IN   THE   GAZETTE  COPPER  ���������=#   .Mii&:  The NcwEitition of the  COPPERHANDBOOK.  just published, is k-oltiSite^foV-'the years 1910-  lilll, and required nearl>;'ciglitqen months in  preparation. ���������*-..,���������*   '.���������i'/,*V.V;i'.;;ii--,,n'-*'n ���������������������������  It has i9������2 Pages  containing nearly one and a half million words  or about twice as much matter as-the bible.  There are 35'ehaptcrs.' and the book covers the  Copper Industry of the World  COVERING : " Copper 'I-lis'tbryv ��������� Geology.  Geography, Chemistry,. Mineralogy. Mining.  Milling, Leaching. Smelting. Refining, Brands,  ���������Grades. Impurities, Alloys, Uses, Substitutes,  Terminology. Deposits by. Districts, States,  Countries and Continents, Mines in Detail,  Statistics of Production, Consumption, Imports  Exports, .Finances, .Dividends; etc.  Vol, X 'of the 'Copper .Handbook lists and  describes  8,130 Mines and Companies  these descriptions ranging from 2 or H lines: in  the ease of a dead conipany, in which case reference is inado to a proceeding edition giving  ja fuller description, up to 21 pages in the case  of the- Anaconda, which produces one-eighth  of the copper supply of the world. The chapter  giving mine descriptions, which lists the largest number of mines and companies ever given  in any wor of reference on mines or mining  investments, has been fully revised.  Tho new edition of the Copper hiindboo is a  dozen books in one. covering all. phases of the  copper industry of the entire world. It is used  as the  WORLD'S STANDARD REFERENCE  BOOK OX .COPPER.  by the managers of the mines that make ninety-odd per cent of the world's output of copper  and is used In every civilized country of the  globe. It is tilled with facts of vital importance to  THK INVESTOR  TIIK SPICCULATOR  THK METALLCItGLST  THE CONSUMIOR  THE MINER  Price is$T> in  hue. ram with gilt top, or 87.u0  in genuine full library morocco.  Terms are the most liberal. Send no money,  but order the boo scm you, all carriage charges prepaid, on one wee 's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits.  Canyon afford not to see the boo and judge  for yourself of its value to you ?  Write now to the editor and publisher,  HORACE I. STEVENS  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  FIGURE OUT  What a few Acre of Keremeos Fruit Lands  will be worth in a few years wjheri  the trees are in bearing  Can you do better with your savings by  sending them outside to invest in some speculative 'scheme, more or less hazardous, than by investing them" at home in something that is as  safe as the bank and at the same time otters such  big returns on the capital invested.  REm EMBER  We  offer no land but what has  the  water already on it  Fruit Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 and 350 per acre.    Town Lots.  Keremeos Land Co., Ltd  kfiREME&S, B. C.  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  THE   RIVERSIDE    NURSERIES  granS'f&j^  Have still on hand for spring planting   '       ���������  wagenek northern spy wealthy jonathax  McIntosh Red        Wines at** -Snows Gkavenstin  King David      .. '-Rome Beau airy Red Cheered Pippin-  Plums, Peaks and Peaches  ���������Established in 1901) ;     . "'" ' 125 ACRES  *'���������  '���������   "-"'^ ���������������������������'���������'���������'������������������" "':-   i-���������'-..--��������� ���������'���������'���������-"���������*-  -���������-.���������*��������� ���������������������������������������������-"������������������*������������������ ���������:.-,*,������������������, ������������������  Plumbing fond Heating, Sheet  %  X  i      Metal Wopk ^nsmithing  Shop corner Angela Aye. "and Bridge  St.,  in 'Murdoch's blacksmith shop.'  I  x  !j    Work guaranteed.   Consult us about your work  DIGBTAN & ATKIN  Practical Workmen Proimmhtohs  PRINCETON, B. C.  s  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE  J. A. BROWN  Notkry Public  CoNVliYANCtND, CUSTOMS tUtOKEHACiE,  KIKE  INSURANCE  OFFICE  KEREMEOS. B.C.  m\ TKMI'LK liUIUlIXG. HOUGHTON'.  Michigan, U. S. A.  METEOROLOGICAL  Tempo rut nri? rugisturod at JMote-oro-  gical   Station,    Keremeos,  for   week  ending, April 20th, 1912.  Maximum  Apr 23 .. 50  2-1 .. (50  25 .. 38  20 .. 152  27 .. 59  2S .. 59  29 . 53  Avornm- maxim urn  SILKS  Large A.ssoi-tmeht of choice-* Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOHMY SING, Keremeos  Average minimum  Mean  Rainfall for the week  .Minimum  40  :���������?->  41  40  A3  44  42  55.85  41.14  45.99  0.49 inches  NOTICE  SIAIILKAMKKN LAND HISTltlCT !  lilSTIIICT OK  VAI.K j  ���������-pAKK   NOTICE   that   T,   Kihvanl   Asqiiith  '-        HurtvriNivos,  ofKci-utiiuos.   li. C-. oei-.U|m-  j tion ltaiichor. intends to apply for p-M-iiiissiiin j  to purchase the following (Irserih'.'d lands.     ;  C'oiiinienein<r at a  post  planted  at the S. K. i  (.-ornerof hot'J!).--. Mrs. NS'iiiiNtntl's 1.'. 1-:., thenee i  east 10 (-liiiiiis. thenito north ,S(i chains,  thenei-i  west III chains, thenee south SO ehains to point j  of eoininenei'iueiit, eoiituiniiit-* SO ai-res more  or less I  KDU'AKD AKQL'ITII HAUOIt KA VKS j  March 1st, 1!)12 ii-iu       |  MORTGAGE SALE  ITNDKI! and by virtue of the powers contain-  *-*' eil in a curtain inortKane which will be  proiluced at thu time of sale there will he offered for sale h.\* puhlie unction at  THE TOWN HALL  in the  Town of Keremeos, B. C. 011  Saturday, April 20th, 1912  at the hour of twoo'elork.iu the afternoon, the  following property:  Lot f>. I'loek 711. in the Keremeos townsite ae-  eordiiiH' to niap miiiilieiL-d IKin, Keremeos tmvn-  .-ite.  ���������'or termsand eoiiditious of sale apply to .f.A.  ague,  'mth day of March, W\2  Hi-own, agent for inert;.  Dated at Keremeos tlii;  SING LEE  Lminclry, Contracting of nil  kinds', Ditch nigging, Wood  StiAVing, Clenring land, Cook  ing  mid all  Labor.  Keukmeos, B.C.  kinds of Chinese

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