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 AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Vol. III.  No. 17.  HEDLEY, B.C., THURSDAY, MAY 9, 1907.  $2.00, in Advance.  OF COMMERCE  HEAD   OFFICE, TORONTO  ESTABLISHED  1867  B. E.WALKER, President  ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager  A. H. IRELAND j Superintendent of  Branches  Paid-up Capital,  Rest,: -   -   -  Total Assets,. -.  $? 0,000,000  5,000,000  ri3,ooo,doo  LOCAL FRUIT  Branches throughout Canada, and in the United States and England  a .general' banking -business a ransacted  86  The Fruit-Glowers of Simil-  leen Hold Me<  at Keremeos  kameen Hold Meeting  THE DOMINION ESTIMATES:  Similkameen Electoral  District Appears  to be Left Strictly Out of It.  INTERESTING   PAPER 'PRESENTED  ;,;;farmers-\ .banking ���������;:;.,"; ;.  Every facility afforded ������&rziiers f or t&eir banking;  business/   Sales,'\N<?������es..::eashe.d. py^taken  ':.'.;..'"''��������� '''\^fPt:'..^U0^9^^':C,, ������������������ ':���������'.��������������������������� ������������������''������������������������������������  BANKING E������y :MAn^-^^P9s!ts" tli^y l^e mfidepr withdrawn; by  '������������������',.  m^il.    Gut-oF^ .  ,  Penticton Branch J. M. Christie, Manager.  C. Wilson Discusses Insect Pests-  Signs to Detect and Means to Destroy Them 4-; Fall Fair Committee  Enlarged.  WILLIAM E. BURRITT  BAltRISTER,  SOMCITOK,1  ���������."'NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC.  Offices:  ���������441 Seymour St.  VANCOUVER,   B. C.  CHARLES IE. SHAW  Civil Engineer,  Dominion "and   Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Orders maij be left at Gazette office.  SIGNS OF AWAKENING IN M.&V.  Dominion Government Extend Time for  Subsidy.  R. H. ROGERS,  M.A., B.C.L.  RARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC.  Vernon, B. C.  HORACE F. EVANS  GEOLOGIST  (College of Liberal Arte)  Will report on geologic conditions in the  vicinity of Nickel Plate Mine, and Similkameen country generally. : : Dependable  and' disinterested reports furnished.  HEDLEY,  B.C.  Grand Union  HEDLEY, B. C.  HERRING & WINKLER, Proprietors  ... Shortly before the close of the session sit Ottawa, the extension of time  to ".complete the Midway and Vernon  railway so as to come in for the subsidy of $6,500 par mile was granted.  Representatives were present to  show where provision had been made  to pay, up the indebtedness incurred  during construction in 1905 which  amounts to something like $100,000.  Some of the "creditors have been informed that they may shortly look  for a settlement of their claims.  It will be. remembered that a New  Yorker named Arthur was picked up  by Ralph Smsiiles, who had the negotiations in hand on behalf of the charter holders of the M. & V. Arthur  deposited, or caused to be deposited  some $10,000 in the bank to begin construction, and on the strength of this  managed to run jawbone for $100,000  worth of supplies, labor and cash.  Among the creditors were some to  whom the loss was a. very great hardship, and the settlement of these seve-  val claims will in itself help out matters even if no immediate move be  made for resuming construction operations.  The terms of payment of the Dominion Subsidy Act not being at hand,  the Gazette is not in a position to say  whether the same restriction exists as  in that of the provincial enactment,  which requires each ten miles to be  fully completed before the subsidy for  that particular section is paid over.  While most of the grading on the  first ten miles out of Midway has been  done, there are yet several gaps to be  filled in* before, it is completed.  A meeting of the fruit growers of  the Similkameen was held in Keremeosou Saturday, the 20th ,inst.  Aftera-outine business- had been disposed of, the committee appointed to  make .inquiries re holding a Fall Fair  was enlarged. Mr. F. C. Wilson, one  of the firm of Wilson Bros., who own  a. ranch on the opposite side of .the  river to Keremeos, and who are engaged in producing fruit and thoroughbred poultry quite extensively, but  are very much handicapped by the  want of a bridge across the Similkameen, iead the - following excellent  paper which was well received by the  members, and showed that Mr.Wilson  must be classed among the wide-awake  and intelligent farmers of the district,  and that he has given much study to  the scientific side'of farming.  RECOVERED   STOLEN   HORSES.  Fair Prospect for Gathering in the Thieves  ���������Similkameen Indians Implicated.  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,   Heal  Estate.   Mines,  Crown   Grants   Applied   For  Under  Land   Act  and  Mineral Act.  Agent for:  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guurnntee Co.  Office  at   HEDLEY,   B.  C.  OLIVER & GLADDEN  :o:-  Civil & Mining Engineers  -:o:-  Most of the stolen horses referred to  in last'week's paper have been recovered. It is ascertained that a gang of  horse thieves wore at work across the  line and authorities over there are  after them ; but the B. C. supply, it is  believed, were being driven across by  accomplices on this side. One of the  Nahumshan boys (Indian) was suspected, but at the time of going to press it  has not been learned whether they,  have the case strong enough against  him.  A GROUND-WORK 'ADDRESS ON INSECTS.  Insects belong in the animal kingdom to the invertebrates, in the division of Arthropods!.. They sire believed  to be descended from Myriapods, and  to be closely related to worms, their  htrval stage being the sippiirent proof  of this theory.  The earliest known insect occurs iii  the Cumbrian rocks and is a Heimpter,  or member of the aphis family. There  have comparatively few insects preserved in the rocks, however, as they,  in common with most animals perishing ou dry land, were doubtless devoured by other cresitures or speedily  decayed, into their original elements,  and so were lost.. Those which have  been preserved, hsive died, as a rule, in  marshy plsices or great bogs, and hsive  been rapidly covered with silt, or sediment, or decaying vegetation, the  majority of such insects being of the  Neuroptera or drsigon-fly family.  Insects sire very numerous 'and widely distributed, some ten million species  having been classified and named, New  Zealand, perhaps, being unique in hav-,  The dominion estimates sis published,' and. supplementsiries thereto, give  little cause for rejoicing in this portion  of -Yale-Cariboo.1 The bill of fare  shows absolutely.nothing for the portion of.'Yale-Cariboo within the confines of the Similkameen Electorsil  District.  Possibly the reason .why-no "mention  is made of anything for telephone improvement is .that'the work done this  spring is"merely'the, completion of the  mite appropriated lsist, session for that  improvement and held back so-late in  the -fall thsit it was impossible' to  finish it.  , There is $1,000 appropriation for the  Vernon-Kelownsi-Penticton section,  and $1,700 for si line from Vernon to  Lumby. ���������  -..Last winter .-Duncan Ross, to influence the. Vernon vote for Dr. Mac-  Donald, promised public buildings for  Vernon this year, but sill it amounted,  to is $5,000 to purchase the ground.  Contrsist this performance for the  Similkameen' on the part of ��������� Duncan  Ross in the yesir of grace 1907 with the  $62,000Obtained by L. W. Shsitford  for the present yesir, and" then ask  yourself who pans out best as si're-,  presentsitive?  PROVINCIAL  R  The   Topics   That   Occupied  the Closing Days of  the Session.  OPPOSITION SMELL A SCANDAL  The Point Grey Lands Held by Them  to be Violation of Statute���������Attorney-  General Declines to Authorize' Prosecutions Under Lord's Day Act.  BUILDING   THE   BRIDGE.  V. V.  & E.  Bridge Gang Busy at the  Armstrong Crossing.  ing,  along with very distinctive types  BIG OKANAGAN  LAND DEAL.  O'Keefe and Greenhow Ranches Sold to  Belgian Syndicate���������To be Irrigated and  Divided.  TVVIrNJB������ eind  REAL   ESTATE  HEDLEY, B.C.  HOTEL PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Kates Moderate.  A.'Baunes, Pi-op.        Pkntictox, B.C.  A colossal hind deal has gone through  up sit Vernon. Fred Billings, suiting  for Mrs. Greenhow and C. O'Keefe,  hsis sold the hind to si Belgism syndicate. It comprises with rsinge land  17,000 acres, of which 8,000 is irrigable,  sind the price paid is over $(>00,000.  The intention   is  to irrigsite by ex-  of animsil and vegetable life, but eleven  species of butterflies smd some three  hundred beetles.  Their peculiar structure, gives insects their clsiss name, sis they sire  cresitures of three main psuts or sections known as the head, thorax smd  abdomen. They hsive six legs, usually  two or four wings, sind spirsicles or  bresithing holes arranged silong their  sides for their stir supply. They have,  low nervous systems, sind sit different  stsiges, highly developed digestive; smd  reproductive functions.  The hesul contains the tiny brain,  smd is externally variously sinned; and  it is important thsit fruit-growers recognize nt least two types, namely:  those provided with long biting jaws  or mandibles, and those with probosces  or suctorial sipparatus, for the former  can usually be destroyed with one of  the arsenical poisons such sis Paris  green, while the latter may be treated  with one of the so-called emulsions of  whale oil soap, or kerosene. These  emulsions suit in two ways���������either destroying by being absorbed through  the skin, or by obstructing the breathing holes. Not the least interesting  psirts of the head sire the fixed, niany-  focetted eyes, and the antennae which  perform the function of feelers.  The thorax contains within its strong  outside skeleton, the vital organs sind  a large part of the nervious system,  besides affording firm attachment for  the legs and wings.    The nervous sys  Good progress wsis made during the  psist week on the railway bridge at  Armstrong's., The end of last week  saw sill the piles driven for the long  trestle approach on the south end, the  piles all sawn off smd caps put on, and  they were busy laying on the stringers  sind cross-ties. The car-driver had  been brought-up sind the,intention sip-  parently was to drive piles in the river  for false work, to get the. trsiin sicross  and use the car-driver to drive the  I>iles for the piers.  The river has been rising steadily  for the past'week, but hsis not yet attained si height to prohibit work, and  the gsing sue making all possible hsiste.  They expected to put si trsiin over on  false work by Saturday night, the 11th.  TRAIN SERVICE CREEPS UP.  Indications That Train Service Will Be  Opened Up to Chepaco Soon.  For the past month there has been  considerable speculation as to when  the Great Northern would open up  train service further on than Oroville,  to which point they hsive been running  since the first of March.  It is now a month since ballasting  was completed to Nighthawk and the  people of Nighthawk confidently expected that their next move would be  to make that the terminus sis soon sis  possible and thus avoid the the extrsi  stsige drive over the divide to Oroville.  It now transpires that the railway  company is hustling to complete the  station sit Chepsico, which the head  carpenter was instructed to hsive resuly  for occupation by. the 10th of May.  One. reason for preferring Chepaco to  Nighthawk as the next terminus north  of Oroville is that of customs convenience for the railway company. At  present they have to pay con voyage  for sill construction trains between  Brideville smd Chepsico, smd by stationing a customs officer at Chepsico  this difficulty would be obviated.  Should this change be msule at once,  it is altogether likely, however, thsit  the stsige would drive to Nighthawk  and meet the train there, owing to the  fact that Chepaco is yet without hotel  accommodation of any kind, smd that  being on the opposite, side of the river  it is incapable of siccess from the wagon  road on this side except by the ferry at  Armstrong's, several miles further up.  Grev canal or White Val- j tern is so lowly organized that many  insects may lie divided into segments  with si sharp instrument without evidencing distress.  The; abdomen contains the digestive  sind reproductive sipparatus, sind is  also frequently armed with sting or  tending the  ley  Irrigation Company's ditch,  smd  the lsind is to  be divided into five sind  ten acre blocks  smd sold  iu  Belgium  smd  England.    According  to present  plans it is expected  that about  one  hundred Belgian families will be settled j sharp ovipositor  on part of the land this year.  Continued on Page Four.  The last official Gazette announces  the appointment of J. R. Brown as  successor to C. A. R. Lambly in all the  offices held by him. The same issue  announces the. appointment of H. A.  Turner to be mining recorder and assessor and collector. The latter was  somewhat of si surprise, but it is a  rattling good appointment.  The three days preceding the close  of the session were marked by much  obstruction on the-part of the Opposition  allies.  Amendments to the Coal Mines Act,  Dyking Assessment Adjustment Act,  Supreme Court Act, Bush Fire Act,  and the Act to Constitute si, Court of  Appesil, all passed without, difficulty, \  but the Land Act amendments became  the battle, ground.  Mr. Oliver commenced proceedings  by sin amendment to allow pie-emptor  sixty days to occupy sifter staking,  which wsis siccepted.  McKay, of Ksislo, Offered a number/  of amendments, w'hich, because of his  experie/ice as deputy Commissioner of  Lands smd Works, he had found to be  necessary to facilitate the work of the  department.  .  These were attacked by the Socitil-  ists sind Liberals in much grand-stand  oratory.  Carter-Cotton fanned the flame of  Opposition wrath by si recital of actions committed and utterances made  by the objectors on former occasions  that were embarrassing to them.  The amendment that precipitated  the fight was as follows :  "Thsit section 10 be amended by  striking out all the words after the  word 'hereto,' in the twelfth line  thereof, and sidding the following:  ' Provided, however, that the Lieuten-  ant-Governor-in-Council may provide  that, when any lots, blocks of lots or  hinds belonging to the Crown, in or  near any city or townsite, sire to be  sold by public auction, such lots,  blocks of lots or lands shsill not be subject to the provisions of this section.'  It is further provided that the provisions of this section shsill not apply to  the lands of the Crown in the townsite  of Hastings and sit Point Grey, sold by  public ��������� auction before the first day of  January, 1907, and the right of the  Crown to si reservation of cine-fourth  of all the blocks of lots of said lands is  hereby released and abandoned in cases in which Crown grants have been  issued containing said reservations."  The leader of the Opposition, forgetting his glass house, was most intemperate in his language in opposition to  the amendment. Hawthornthwaite  and "Olalla John" both followed in  the same strain.  As si matter of fsict there hud been  no violation of the statute in connection with the Point Grey hinds. The  particular clause of the statute which  might be construed sis applying being  intended for an altogether different  case sind the present amendment was  merely meant to clear up sin uncertainty that might exist because of si possibility of doubt being cast on the title  because of the possibility of it being  thus construed.  The Municipal Clauses Act was  amended to enable municipsilities to  grant special licences for the retail of  liquors at fairs smd public entertainments.  The Cariboo Gold Mining Co.'s leases  were consolidated.  John Oliver moved for si Select Committee re Point Grey lands. Mr. Mc-  Phillips devoted attention to Oliver  and Macdonald in this msitter with  telling effect, and Oliver finally ran  with his grips to the Princess Victoria,  upon which he took passage..  Before prorogation, the Attorney-  General announced that after frequent  consultations with his colleagues, he  hsid decided not to give sissent to any  prosecutions under the Lord's Day Act.  Colin C Brown, representing Wood  Vallance and Leggatt, and W. Raw-  son, of the McClary Co., were in town  this week. THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE,   MAY   9,    1907.  2 k tbcdkv Oaicttc  FOSTER'S WEATHER BULLETIN  and Warm wave will cross west of Roc-  Similkameen Advertiser. i kies on 1st; Eastern States Hid.   Cool  i-xnci ...i Thursdavs. bv the Hkui.kv G:w:ttk ' w.-ive will cross west of Rockies  about  IN:i.vTi.v(:.\.NinHiii.isiMNuC(..Mi-Axy. Mav^rd; Great Central   Valleys 4th;  I.imiti-.ii.  atllodloy, H. C.      ' i        ���������' .       ���������       J      ,   _.���������; ���������| Ksistern States 6tb.  Subscriptions in Advance This disturbance will bring imusiisil-   S'-'-Jjjj; ly high temperatures, smd some of the  " ".' ."' "'."''    ; most   severe   storms   of   the   month.  A. MEGRAW, Managing bdltur. .���������-'.. , ,                                               .         Some ram may be expeted sis the cool  wave comes in, smd weather will he of  NOTICE.  ipC������������0������OG������SCO������OCC������������C������"rf^^^^  I'tr Vein-   Six  Aldiit'lis.  Full Moon  U/tli  Last eiuar.  Ith.  1007  New Moon  11 th  ��������� irst (iiiar.  20th.  M A Y  1907  ! si threatening characto  ' I  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Tim. Fri. Sat.  12  10  20  o  1H  '20  /  11  21  28  1  8  15  22  20  2  0  10  2:1  HO  $  10  17  21  31  4  ,11  IS  PETAWAWA AND METLAKATLA  The signs of tlie times point strongly to the fact that provincial rights   is j time sifter which some real May wen  Second disturbance, of May will  uracil the Pacific coast about 4th, cross  West of Rockies country by close of ;>,  great centrsil valleys (> to 8, eastern  j states!). Warm wave will cross west  of Rockies country about 4th, great  centrsil valleys (ith, esistern status 8.  Cool wave will cross west of Rockies  sibont 7th; g. c vsilleys 0, esistern states  11th.  This -disturbance will cause much  lower temperatures'than the pieced-;  ing disturbance smd a large increase of  rainfall. Intensities of the weather  fesitures will be greater than usual,  but the storms will not be so severe as  in the preceding disturbance.  After a week of radical .weatherwe  may expect, moieseasonal fesitures im-  niedisitely following 27th, but severe;  storms may be   expected   about that  Certificate of Improvements.  "SL'NRISIC" Mineral 'Claim, situate in tlie j  Osoyoos -Mining Division of Yale District. !  Where located:   Olalla Camp.  TAICK NOTICK thsit I. It. U. Parkinson, as  agent for .leromo L. Drumhollcr. F. M. C.  No. UlSOO, and \V. If. Yawkoy, F. M. C. No.  M4;V)7, intend, sixty days from the date hereof,  to apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining: ii Crown Grant of the above claim.,  AND FCRTIIKR take notice that action,  under section .'17,.must bo commenced before the  Issuance of such Certiticate of Improvements.  1 latod this 8th day of April, A. D. 1!X)7.  BANK W  BRiTSS  n  'U  AMERICA  Kill  KlCUAHl) H. P.UlKINSOX.  K. C. L. S.  DECLARATION  of DISSOLUTION  PARTNERSHIP  Province of Dritish Columbia  'County of Yale  WTC. Riehard John Kdniond and George O'-  Connor Cawston, both of Hedley in the  Comity of.-Yale, butchers, formerly members of  thfe fii'ui:ckri'yi,hg.oii a business as butchers at  Hedley, in the ^foresaid County of Yale, under  the style / of. Cawston & Kdih'ond, do hereby  certify that the said partnership was on the  Second day of-April J007, dissolved by mutual  con'sont.        ', ��������� ;;.\',V ' ���������      ,  Witness our hands at Hedley, Hritis.li Columbia this second day of April 11)07, in duplicate.  A.'.'Megr.iw r GKO. O. CAWSTON  Hedley R. J. KDMOND  Capital���������$4,866,660.  HKAD OFFICK IN CANADA.  II. STIKEMAN, General AJnuugcu-  Reserve- $2,238,666.  -       MpNTIlKAL  .1. KLMSLY, Sunt, of Rranchos;  BANKING BY MAIL���������Accounts, of narrius living at a distance receive our  special attention. Deposit- can to made through the mail, and sums added  thereto and withdrawn at any dine. A General Dunking Business Transacted.   Drafts issued, payable at all points in Canada and abroad.  b    Hedley Branch,  L. G. nacHAFFlE, Manager  fbsOSMBeOQaSQOSeCftOSG^  NOTICE.  going to be ;i live issue in the next  federal-election. It wsis so in 18i)(i to  the entire exclusion of the trade question which had, up to that time, been  the main issue in .sill i'edersil contests  from 1874. In 18!)(i also it wsis but si  mere sentiment smd an abstract affair  that concerned none in a direct way  except the electors of Pvlsinitoba : but  now it is siltogother different, for to  half the provinces it is now si matter j  of dollars smd cents, but to none of | " -,,y ���������.,  them more so than to  British   Colum-  ther and better crop conditions  than  prevsiiled throughout April.  METEOROLOGICAL.  bisi which has been done  out of some  twenty .millions in clear  cash,   by  the  Ottawa   concern,   to   say  nothing of  ���������several   times   that   amount in   land.  Between   Ontario  and   the   Dominion  there  hsis   been   friction   for   several  years, principally over the question of  legislative rights, but it only  required  the grabbing of a little bit  of  Ontario  land  by   the Ottawa   government  to  bring the matter to  an acute stsige in  that province;.      The   federsil   government by straining  the  interpretsition  of a certain provision,   laid  hold  of si  modest trsict.of Ontario land  at  Peta-  wsiwu   which they claimed  as si miii-  tsu-y reserve.    !'t didn't take  much   of  the kind of medicine so regularly  lad-  elled out to  British  Columbia   to  put  Ontario in fighting humor; 'but  there,  is this difference between the Ontario  Liberal and the British Columbia Lib-  ���������ersil, that the former  is   not disposed  to act the traitor to his province in the  interest of party.    Liberal associations  in.vsirious parts of Ontario sin;  speaking out their sentiments on   the  question in no uncertain   sound   smd   the  Globe   newspaper   sounds   a   note   of  Avarning to the buccaneers at  Ottsiwsi  to curb their predatory instincts so far  as that province; is eonc-eriu'd.    There  seems to be something  in   the  atmosphere sit Ottsiwsi that blunts the moral  sense' and   is   fatsil   to   patriotism   or  IVally to any influence outside; the- oligarchy there enthroned.    Look how it  has shrivelled up   the;   hist   spark   of  manliness  and   rugged    independence  in the spineless sordid se'vi'ii that   misrepresent this province ; has made Minister Teniplemnii an .avowed enemy of  this   priiviiu-e   wherever   its   interests  elu*h with those of his party at   Ottawa, anil hsis made a traitor of Minister  of .Justice   Aylesworth   who   defends  the Pi'lsiwsiwa huccsineei-ing eiicroaoh-  meuts of the Ottawa concern upon his  own provinee of Ontsirio.  Provincial autonomy wsis one; of the.  planks in the now mythical platform  of 1S0H, anel it did duty as ;i slogan  three yesirs later, but how lamentably  its ejuoiidam sidyocsites hsive fallen  from grace. With Hsiultain holding  up the banner of provimual rights in  the-middle west; Manitoba standing  ���������firm by the principle she; has upheld  for years; Ontario defending her acres  011 Petawawa, arid British Columbia  remembering her rifled coffers and the  Metlakhsillsi. steal, the Ottsiwsi ma-  ediino may soon le;nrii the lesson that  provincial rights is still a live issue in  ('anuda.  The following are the readings showing tempersiture', etc:., for the week  ending Msiy  4th :  AT THE MINE.  Maximum        Minimum  Apr 28 -.. 50 ... 12  29 .. 55        .. 20  80 .. 55      ..." 22  ..48        .. 21  51        .. 22  55        .. 28  58        .. 24  SIXTY DAYS AFTKH DATK I shall apply  , to the Chief Commissioner of Lands and  I "Works for permission to imrchase Forty acres,  1 (move or less} of mountain land, commencing at  I a post at the south-east corner of..-Lot 1!) S. anel  ��������� marked " K. A. Lee's South.. West Corner,"  j thence north 20 chains,' thence east 20 chains,  ! thence south 20 chains,''thence west 20 chains  ��������� to point of coipnioncement.  ���������  !    . K.  A.   LKK  t Dated at Fairview, B.C.. April 12th, 1007.     II-!)  NOTICE.  2  3  4  Average maximum temperature 53.57  do  Average, minimum  Mean temperature 37.04  Snowfall for the week    0.      inches  COItltKSI'ONIH.VO   WKKK OK LAST VEAIl  Highest maximum tempersiture 04  Average maximum do 52.57  Lowest minimum do  Average minimum do  Mean  j VfOTICF IS HERKIiY GIVEN that, (JO days  I ** afterdate, I intend to apply to the Hon.  I Chief Coiumissiemer of Lands & Works for per-  I mission to purcliase the following doscrioeil  I land, situate on the east side of Okanagan  ! Lake. D. C.: Commencing at the south east  j corner post of M. L. Cricliton's purchase land.  running thence-, south 20 chains, thence west SO  I chains, thence north 20 chains, thence cast SO  I chains to point of commencement, comprising:  j the north half of'the 'south-west epiarter e>f  Section 15, Township 28, and the north half of  21.71   ! the south-east quarter of Section in, Tp. 2S.  Dated April 12th, 1'.I07.  15-i)  H. K. CUICHTOX.  Notice of Forfeiture.  do  AT TDK MILL.  Maximum  22,  28.28  ���������10.12  Apr 28  2!)  HO  Msiv   1  2  X  4  02  00  04  00  OS  04  OS  Minimum  ������.->  ���������IS)  SO  29  81  88  82  j To Thomas Fareiuhar and any ])orsou or per-  i' sons to whom ho may have transferred his  j interests in the Maple Leaf anel Lony Shot,  ' mineral claims, situated on Dividend  j Mountain, in the Osoyoos Minim; Division  of Yale District.  ���������yOU arc hereby required to take notice that  *���������      I have expended for assessments and for  record ins certificates of weirk clone oil the  i above: chums, the sum of three hundred and  I forty-live dollars and fifty cents (������HI,;i..il)), being'  an expenditure necessary to enable me to hold  ; said claims and you are hereby required to  j contribute your share or proportion of such  I expenditure, together with all costs of advor-  I Using. I f you fail or refuse to contribute such  j amount, including-advertising-, within !Ill days  _ i from elate of first publication of this notice in  Average' maximum teunperature 04.57 { the ITcclloy Gazette, your interest will become  '. v .   . i on (..-���������     vested in me. your co-owner,  under the provi-  Average minimum do 2D.S;>   |sionsof the"Mineml Aetnnd Amending- Acts."'  47.21  This house is new and strictly first class  hi .every-'mspf>ct, being,'equipped with all  modern eamvenience\s��������� electric light, telephone, bsitli.'-.'ete.        :  :       Rates moderate.',  W. T. ATHERTON,  Proprietor.  It  l  Diltcd this 20th elsiy of April, 1007.  15-13 W. .1. GARBL'TT.  Notice of Forfeiture.  Mean do  Snowfall for week    .0   ins., ruin  .0  couitKsroxniSG wkek ok last vkau  Highest maximimi temperature 79  Average do do 07.42  Lowest minimum do 81.       .       ,,  ,t. ,.  , -i , ���������!������ v,   I '" 'I. \\. \ sites and siny person or persons to  Average do do 40.2.1   1        whom he may have transferred his interests  Af���������,.��������� ,-]., v-i ������", hi  the  Maid of the Mist anel  War Cloud  iU(,ul c,������ o,%0������ mineral claims, situated at Camp Hedley.  in the Osoyoos Division of Yale District.  "VOL" are hereby reepiired to take notice that  ���������* I have expended for assessments and for  recording- certificates of work elone on the  above claims, the sum eif two hundred anel live  dollars (.$2(l">). being- an expenditure necessary  to enable me to hold said claims, and you arc  hereby required to contribute your share or  proportion of such expenditure, tog-ether with  all cost of advertising. if you fail or refuse to  contribute such amount, including advertising,  within ninety days from date of first publication of this notices in the Medley Gazette, your  interest will become vesteel in me. your co-  owner, under the provisions of the "Mineral  taken early, or at the " .Sneeze. Stage."   Act and Amending Acts."  For a sesited cold or bigrippe, break it!    ',"ltwl ,llis a,tl' (1:,-v of -^i"'"-1!!07-  up safely smd quickly with Preventics. j    1;"'-|:< -,AS- P"**'��������� Camimiki.l.  Sold by JOHN LOVE, Hedley.  Free samples of " Preventics" and a  booklet on Colds will he gladly mailed  you, on request, by Dr. Shoop, Racine,  Wis., simply to prove, merit. Preventics are little candy Cold Cure tablets.  No Quinine, no Laxative, nothing  harmful whatever. Preventics prevent  colds ��������� as  the   name implies���������when  Kererneos lew Townsite  Now On the Market. ======  The; V. V. & E. Railway Stalion will he in the  centre  of the  town.  Now is the time to ge't your lots,  before the first  train  comes up  the   valley.  . Choice-1, 2 and 8 acre'  lots sill around   town site.  The 10 acre Fruit lots are going fast,    .Just a few  left.    Now is the time to double your money.  For  Full   I'nrticiiiars Apply to  Keremeos Land Co., Keremeos, B.C.  J. .f. Armstrong, Manage:-  Town Lots  $100, $200  and $250  1, 2 and 3 Acre  Lots $300 Acre  10 Acre Lots  $200 per Acre  Terms Easy  ���������  WHEN YOU HANKER FOR  Fresh BeeL     Pork or Mutton  isn or  Poultry  NOTICE.  NOTICE  NOTICK IS IIF.KFJIY GIVKX that, .'id days  iiflcrdnle. I intend to apply to the Honor-  ���������pJOTICK is hereby given that, (id days after i able, the Chief Commissioner of Lauds and  XN    date. I intend to apply to flic Chief < '0111- 1 Works  for special  licenses to cut.  missioucr of Landsand Works  for permission     ���������....,.....���������   to purchase the following described laud, situate in Township 17 in, Siiuilkiiineeii Division of  Yale District, and more particularly described  us follows:��������� Commencing at the N.W. coiner  of Lot iHili, on the left, bunk of the Siuiilkiuuccn  river, thence east ltd chains more or less to the  centre of the south boundary of the S. W. { of  Section 20. thence north 20 chains, thence west  20 chains more or less to the Similkameen river,  thence southerly anil following the left bank of  the Similkameen Uiver to the point of commencement, containing a0 acres more or less.  C. A.  STOKSS.  ICereineos. 11. C., MnyH. 1007.  17-0  NOTICE.  NOTICK is hereby given that, lit) days after  elate, I intend to apply to the Chief Commissioner of Lands anel Works for permission  to purchase 320 acres of third class land being  the north half of Section HI, Tp. o.'i, in the Sim-  ilkameen Land District. Ueeiui'reel for range.  Dsited at Fairview this 30th day of April, 11107.  HIRAM ING LKK,  17-0 peril. II. I'arkinsoii, agent.  NOTICE.  ���������pVrOTlCK is hereby given that. 00 days sifter  -1* date, I intend to"apply to the Chief Commissioner of Landsand \\ orks for permission  to purchase forty acres of third class land, being the south-west eiuarter of the north-east  eiuarter of Section .'12, Tp. ii'.i, in the Similkaincon  Land District.   Required for range.  Dated ut Fairview this 30th eleiy of April, 1907.  H.  TRAVIS,  17-0 per II. IT. Parkinson, agent.  and carry  iway limber from the following described land  in the Similkanieen land recording division of  Yale District:  No. 1. - Commencing at a   post placed about;  three miles  north  cast, of Lot No. K/iM. in snitll  district: thence west SO chains, thence north SO  chains,  thence east SO chains,  thence south SO  chains to point of commencement.  .1. IC. Rom.vsox,  Agent for If. I'. Nelson.  No. 2.---Commencing tit the south east angle  of parcel No. 1 ;   thence north SO chains, thence  east,SO chains, thence south W) chains,  thence  west Sll chains to point of commencement.  .1. K. KonixsoN,  Agent for W. T. Shatford.  No. Ii.���������Commencing at the south east angle  of parcel No. I;   thence cast Si I chains,  thence  south Si) chains, thence west Si chains,  tlienee i  north X(l chains to point of commencement. J  J.   IC.   ItOUINSO.V. ���������        I  Agent for L. W. Shatford.       j  No. 1.���������Commencing ut the south cast angle  of pai'insl No. 1; thence south SO chains, thence  west SO chains, thence north NO chains, thence  cast SO chains to point excommencement.  .1. IC. Koiunsox.  Agent for It. Ii. White.  No. /j.���������Commencing at a post planted about  one half mile east of the north east angle of  saiel Lot No. 858; th(;nee east SO chains, tlienee  north SO chains, thence west SO chains, tlienee  south SO chains to point of commencement.  .1. IC. KonixsoN,  Agent for F. II. French.  No. (i.-��������� Commencing atn post placed ataboiit  the centre of the northern boundary of parcel  No. o; thence north 80 chains, thence east SO  chains, thence south SO chains, thence west SO  chains to point of commencement.  K  x  x  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  K  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  ��������� X  \x  CALL UP PHONE  INo. S  AND  TFLL YOlUt WANTS TO  Ho 3. EM������0>NID><  TB IStateteir  ������  it  it  it  it  3  it  s  s  it  it  it  ceo  *:! I have- i-tsii-ted a First Class Je\ve;lry and  Wsitch repairing business iti the AlcDonald Block  on Main Strci't. ��������� Select stock of Watches,  Clocks, Nii.vki;wahk, viold A: Optical Goods.  0^~    New  Goods  Arriving   Fveu-y  Diiy!    -92  WATCH REPAIRING  IS  MY   SPECIALTY  YOUR   PATRONAGE  IS  EARNESTLY SOLICITED  .1. IC. ROBINSON.  Dated April lOLh, IHI  la-  MAIL ORDKItS  WILL   KKCKIYK  I'UOAII'T  AND CAKKFUL ATTKNT10N.  HARRIS, The Jeweler  P E N T 1 C T ON,        - - - - - -   British Colummia  The light gram of the cotlonwoods  now almost fully out in leaf forms a  very pleasing contrast with the dark ()M t|u> |iuil.,.(,t  green of the firs, and a geiu-ral air of  freshness makes the Similkameen look  very pretty these days.  A. limited number of hits in Kichter's  townsite at Ke-i-eme'os Centre; are now  ('oriii'r lots, $.1(10 ;  inside lots. $12.").    Terms.    T. W. Colk-  man, Agent. THE   HEDLEY 'GAZETTE,   MAY 9,   1907.  'I.  *l  Headquarters for all Stage Lines  Express Office in Connection  Your wants for Livery or. Team  Work will be attended to  by calling: Phone 12.  W.   F.   REVELY,   Proprietor  CLAUDET & WYNNE  ASSAYERS  METALLURGISTS and  niNING ENGINEERS  MINES and'MTLLS EXAMINED  SAMPLED^ and REPORTED ON.  Samples   by mail  receive  prompt  attention. Correspondence solicited.-  PRINCETON and   ROSSLAND  H. H. Cr.AUDKT, Assoc. Inst. M.M.,  Member Am. Inst. M.E., Rossland.  L. O.'Wynne, Assoc: Inst. M. M.,  Late Asssvyer LoRoi.      Phinceton.  I HOTEL j  IHEDLEY|  X  I  g  X  x  K  x  K  x  K  H  *?  *  H  'K  K  ���������������  *  H  x  H  v  Under   New   Management  THE BEST PROVIDED  IN KITCHEN AND BAR,  A N D E V IS R Y C ABE  TAKEN FOR THE COMPORT OP P A T BOX S.  GIB BON   and  Mcdonald  Proprietors  COAL  When buying your heater or range for winter  bo sure and get a coal  burner, to ensure comfort sind economy.  V.ERMI IVL ION FO RKS  MI NING    C O M P A N Y  Revulv,  Agent.  Town and District.  }V. C. Macdougall of One Mile Creek  took a business trip to Olalla last week.  W. C. Brown, of Ellis sind Brown,  burristei-s, "Vancouver, came in on Saturday., night.  While in Hedley Isist week, J. It.  Bi-own, government agent, took over  the new lock-up.  A. McDonald,of Grand Forks, came  over on Royer's stage, on Friday Isist.  He was on his way up the. river where  he holds valuable farm and timber  lands.  Snow hsis 'almost wholly dissipdeared  from sight on all, the 'adjoining hills  and the only -view..of the beautiful  now obtainable from Hedley. streets  is sit long range.  Rev. R. W. Hibbert left for the  upper Okanagan on Monday. He will  attend Conference; sit Vernon before  returning, sind for that reason has  been obliged-to-cancel his service here  on the 19th.  c Mr. L. Bullock Webster' re-visited  Hedley this week sifter an ������������������ 'absence in  England of seven yesirs, He'made��������� a  luckv buy of town lots '-..when here  before, and wsis delighted to note the  improvements that hsid tsiken place  and the enhancement.of values in real  estate.  Frank-c~French,������������������manager of Shat-  fords Limited, returned to Hedley on  Friday night sifter a month's yisit on  the Coast and sit his home in Vernon.  He had a few days in Victoria while  the House was in session, but wsis in  Vancouver.".'longer, where he met  sevei'al former Hedleyites.  There has been si hotel change in  Hedley this week, W. T. Atherton  succeeding A. McDermott in the proprietorship smd management of the  hotel Similksuneen. Mr.W. C. Brown,  of Ellis & Brown, Vancouver, acting  in 'behalf of .L N. Ellis, who is the  British Columbia agent of the owner,  attended to the matter of transfer.  I. L. Deardoi-ff, road supervisor, returned on Monday, night from a trip  to Kettle river. He reports the Kettle  river to be rising, smd he left instructions to look sifter the bridges', ��������� particularly those at the 'white cabin' smd  sit Blyth's, where men would be put  on at the expense of the loggers to  guard the bridges from damage from  the logs smd driftwood.  Some of the kids about town hsive si  vicious habit ot pelting stones and  sticks at the telephone wires and in-  sulsitors on the poles.   This is a species  CREEK DWELLERS REST EASY.  I  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������'^���������t  f  Damage From High Water in Twenty-  Mile  No Longer to be  Feared.  While the dam on Twenty-mile lake  is maintained in good condition, the.  recurrence of the old time floods iii  Twenty-mile creek would seem to be  impossible;. The reasons for this are  explained in a paragraph Whieih we  i reproduce from the Gazette of si year  ago:  "Apparently no furtherfears of dam-  sige from floods in Twenty mile creek  .need-be .entertained, and' the cause  which will produce this beneficial  effect is the da mining of Twenty-mile  hike, which was done in the summer  of 1901 to provide si reservoir from  which- to draw during the period of  low water in the winter months, /'this  year the hike has been' pumped i-ight  down ;to the mud bottom, but this  ���������would not have been necesssuy but for  the. leak: in the dam in July last which  resulted in the escape of nearly two  months' ��������� supply of water. '"Before1 the  lake ������������������can. regain the level of the dam  smd begin to discharge'"again into  Twenty-mile creek the period of flood  tide in the creek will have 'passed.. By  thus holding back the lake '.water,  from the creek it is doubtful whether  the creek could, sit its highest point,  ���������attain a volume equal to two-thirds of  thsit in former yesirs before; any dam  existed.  '���������In  this  way   the dam will  afford  protection from  flood during the per-1  iod of high water,  smd act as a.safety  valve."  .,  it  "I A comfortable,   easy,   good-wearing  Shoe means satisfaction to the wearer.  *!'. That's what you get when you buy  __ : '  the' ������������������  WALK-OVER."  5  '  "The  Perfect*  Shoe  for  -Men-'.  and  Women.'!  i  fln Opportunity for Investors!  T AVILL SELL my three residential buildiiigs  * in Medley, Scott Avenue, at the following-  prices, if sold during' the next thirty days:  Residence and office on Lot Ii, Block S: seven  rooms, two cellars.   Cost, ������l,o00, at .. .$1,250  Residence "on Lots. Block 1; five rooms and  cellar.   Cost Si,250, at .$i;200.  Residence on Lot 8, Block": live rooms and  cellar.    Cost ������1,100, at.......... ..$1,006  17-1 H. A. W'HILLANS:  Notice of Forfeiture  ���������s<*sJ\*j^*sJ\*r/\*rb  SEEDS, TCEES  for the farm, garden, lawn, boulevard or conservatory. Acclimated  stock. Oldest established nursery  011 the; Mainland.  NO Seedless Apoles  NO Pitless Plums  NO Coblcss Corn  .Just old, reliable*, approved varieties sib reasonable; prieri-s.   'We do  do not even supply any  kings or  presidents just    the     coiiinion  British Columbian is good euiongh  for our traele.  Bek Supplies, Spray Pumps,  Sprayincs M at:e itt a l, G i:.k ex-  tiouse Plants-, Out Flowers.  We do business on our own  grounds���������have, net i-cnt to pay, and  and sire; prepared to meet all competition.  Let me price your list before you  place your order.  Catalogue free.  M. J.  HENRY,  3010 Westminster Road, Vancouver.  BIDS WANTED  IMMEDIATELY  Bids sire asked by the undersigned  for collecting logs in the Similkameen  river between Hedley and Keremeos,  and delivering them in boom at Keremeos. For further particulars apply  to  S. L. SMITH  11 For IIeoley Lumber Co.  of vandalism that if allowed to go unchecked is sipt to grow into something  more serious. Some of the same boys  were concerned in destroying the targets on the range last yesir, but now  that the lock-up is ready for occupants  it would be well for them not to trv it  again.  The Star's inquiry as to whether a  school for Princeton is to come out of  the $25,000 district vote for Similkanieen, following close on the heels of  its location of Cam]) McKinney in the  lower Similkameen, shows thsit in  reading, arithmetic and geography,  the editor is silike very much in need  of the services-of that .Princeton teacher whom he persists in thinking "not  up to the mark." Verily the change  of ownership has not .changed the  odor.    It is still the s. p.  Mr. J. R. Brown, of Fairview, who  succeeded the late C. A. R. Lambly sis  government agent, wsis in town Isist  Saturgsiy on official business. Mr.  Brown hsis now been in the employ of  the govern incut of B. C. for si dozen  yesirs or more, and hsis seen the business of the district grow from very  modest proportions, and a, still more  modest output of mineral wealth to  its present volume. It is live yesirs j  since he wsis in Hedley and he found a  dilferent looking town altogether, for  at that time the Hotel Hedley almost  comprised the entire business on the  Hedley  townsite.  Robert Stevenson who came in on  Royer's stsige Isist week hsid to submit  to a lot of hand-shaking on the; part  of his many friends who were delighted to sec; him looking so well after his  serious illness in Spokane last winter.  Of all the old-timers of the district,  there sire few who enjoy the degree of  general good-will that is extended to  Mr. Stevenson, and the reason is not  far to seek. The cheery optimism  that always formed a central point in  his disposition had invariably a wholesome effect upon   all   with  whom  he  To Thomas Anelcrson anel any person or persons to whom he or they may have transferred his interest in the Savage Mineral  Claim, -situated on Sixteen Mile Crock in  the Osovoos Division of Yale District.  ���������\7ou are hereby required to take notice thaf/l  * have expended for assessments and for  recording certilicates of work done on the  sxbove claim, the sum of three hundred and  seven and 11 half dollars (������307.00), being'an expenditure necessary to enable me to hole! saiel  claim, and you are hereby reciuireel to contribute your share or proportion of such expenditure, together with all costs of advertising: If  you fail or refuse to contribute such amount,  including: advertising, within ninety days from  date of first publication in the Medley Gazette,  your interest will become vested in me, your  co-owner, under the provisions of the Mineral  xVct and Amending-Acts.  Dated this 29th day of April. A. D. UJ07.    ;  Ki-13 .     . I. L. DEARDORFF.  I-  iUR SHOE BUSINESS has  been steadily growing since we  commenced to sell "Walk-.  * Overs" for men, and we have  now added a few lines of Women's "Walk-'  ::        -: :: OvERSv" :: ::  Our  Spring  Stock Has Just,  Arrived.  SHATFORDS LIMITED  Stores at FAIR.VIEW and HEDLEY  NOTICE.  CIXTY DAYS after date I intend to apply to  vJ the Hon. the Chief Commissioner of Lanels  anel Works for permission to purchase the. following described lands in the Similkanieen Division of Yale District: Commencing- at the  X. K. corner of Lot <>7-2, thence East 10 chains to  the X. W. corner of Lot ^551, thence South JO  chains to the S. W. corner of Lot 2o5I. thence  West 40 chains to the S. K. corner of Lot (172,  thence Xorth 10 chains to point of commencement.  F. JL BATHURST.  per M. C. KENDALL  Attorney  Penticton. R. C. May. Ith, 1JI07. 17-S1  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  t  ���������  ��������������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������<������<������"������^- ������><������"������"*���������<������  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  ������ * 0 4r X  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  When in Keremeos  STOP AT  The Central Hotel  TWEDDLE (Si, REITH, Proprietors.  Good Accommodation and Strict Attention to the  Wants of the Public.    Livery Barn in Connection.  ������@@������#������@e#@������������������@������@@������������@@@@������^@^���������"������������@^  E>verijtliiiifj New and  First-Class  ������  Bar supplied with the. Choicest  Liquors ami Cigars, and Special  Attention   psiid   to   the   Table.  THE  came in contact. He has no chronic  grievances and never an ill word to  say about any of his fellows, nor si disparaging word for their properties,  if sill were constituted as be is, the  knocker would be unknown. When  lie pulls a good fsit competence out of  the properties he has stayed with so  manv yesirs, the general verdict will  be, "Well, he deserved it."  fe^fen������)m^rrf������������^4e*&1iC������4^3a������t3*?������������4l������?������3*  X  X  K  X  X  X  K  X  X  X  X  X  X  Great Northern  Hotel  Princeton  Is noted over the entire district for excellence of both table  :   :   :   :       and bar.       :   :   :   :  X  X  K  x  x  X  *i  X  X  *������ ft  All the wants of the travelling  public   carefully   attended   to.  it  it  it  it  it  i  1  it  it  it  fi  I  m  m  ������  WE have just received our Spring  samples of special ordered suitings, "i We can give you just what  you want to suit the hot weather Jinel  dust of this country, in a nice light or  medium Dark Grey All-wool Flannel,  Fancy Grey "Worsted, Scotch Tweeds,  Blue; anel Black Sen-go suitings���������we;  can give; you si nice suit for $25.00.  GUARANTEED TAILOR ��������� MADE.  'F Call and inspect our samples  at the Men's Ftjrxifhixos Store!  R.. G. SHIER. - The Clothier  m  m  45* THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE,   MAY: 9,   1907.  LOCAL FRUIT-GROWERS CONFER.  Continued from I'atce One  Perhaps the most wonderful thing  about insect life is their metiimorphos-  e-s. A great 'number, of the creatures j  may be said to submit to two births  sind two deaths. These pass through  fenir stage's, viz: egg, lurvii, pupa and  imago, as. in the Lepidoptersi, or but-  ��������� terhMes and moths; while others, as  the grasshoppers or Orthoptera hsive  but three' distinct stsiges, and such  creatures as the cockroaches pisicti-  eallv two.  Of the egg stsige,  little nisiy be said.  -;- The eggs are placed under the   leaves,  ��������� in the folks of branches, on the trunks  of trees, under ground, on the surface  of wsiler: in fact, wherevertheinstinct  of the insect teaches is a fairly safe  plsiee. ���������and a proper one for the young  Isirysi to secure its food as soon as it is  hsite-hed.  The larvnl stage is tlie worm sti'ge,  ������������������and is the destructive one. At this  time, the cresitures are known as caterpillars, maggots, grubs, hulgrsi.mites,  coddis-wornis, etc.; sind stfter.a shorter  or longer period spent in active feeding, they weave their outer coverings  smd pass into the pupal stage, which  for my present purpose may be termed  the first death.  After a time, depending in duration  upon the particular species, the perfect  , insect or imago emerges from the pupa  case, spends si very different life from  thsit of the Isirva, deposits its eggs smd  presently dies, and with the eggs the  cycle" is begun sigain.  However, we must recognize that  not all insects are injurious. When  we reflect that prsicticallv the whole  of our fruit is the direct result of a  system of which the insect is a most-  essential link, we begin to recognize  .what aii enormous.debt we owe to the  lsirge class of the Hymenoptersi, or  bees, wasps etc.,   and to  many  other  ��������� genera as well: also it msiy be said in  passing, that the small lady bird beetles, in their.way,' are quite beneficial,  their lsirvsie fastening upon certain  species of injurious larvsie smd destroying them.  1 might refei to a few concrete ex-  sunples. For instance, I have seen  some very serious work done by the  common grasshoppers, such as the  complete destruction of green onion  tops, lettuce, and other garden products, and stripping the leaves from  young fruit trees. 1 have seen si grasshopper make'ii hole unite through the  hard rind of a vegetable marrow; I  hsive seen crab apples scored in every  direction, and have actually seen the  tender bark of young fruit trees cut  through by the strong jaws of the  cresitures.  The young of these insects will hatch  out in May smd June, smd sifter si feeding life of si few weeks will pass almost  imperceptibly through the pupa stsige,  sloughing off their old skins in much  the same manner sis reptiles, after  which the imsigo flies sibout smd feeds  till late summer or fall, the females de  PROP  Is  A  Hedley  is the. supply point for the Nickel Plate mountain, on which is situated the famous "Nickel  Plsite"���������the richest gold mine in Canada���������and many other  promising mines and prospects. It is the mining and business  centre of the ,.  . (  Similkameen  the new mining district which hsis already been proven, by a  small amount of development work, to be one of the richest  'gold, copper.and coal .mining sections of  British Columbia.  HEDLEY is the chief town ou the route of the proposed  Cosist-Kootensiy Railway ; sind with the. advent"of this road,  .which is assured in the near future, it Avill .unquestionably  become a large and.important city, anil town.lots will bring-  big returns on money invested sit the present time.  Those Who  Purchase a few lots before the Railway Comes  For FX*11 Particulars, Maps ������Ztci.9.  t-  v      .,.   ' ��������� AF-PL"^--   TO ���������  The Hedley City Townsite Co'y, Ltd.  L. W   SHATFORD, ��������� _ HPFYI   PV     R   C  Secretary and Tlanager, I I L<UL<L< I ^    U. v.  FOR SALE.  OWING to selling-his farm, the undersigned,  otters for saie the following Horses, Cattle  and Farm Implements at a little over half cost;  Terms cash or approved notes :���������  IlOKSKS.  Thoroughbred Hackney Stallion, "SENTINEL"  (This horse was brought from England  by Colonel Dent, of tlie British Army.  and is especially recommended by him.)  VI Work Horses. 1100 to 1800 lbs., from 8100 to  ������15(1 each.  Vi .Saddle Horses. 325 to ������100 each.  20 Yearlings and 2-year-olds, S10 to ������75 each.  " S" brand of range horses, of which there are  about 30 on the range, $150.  CATTI.K.  Thoroughbred  Jersey   Bull  Aged si years.  positing their eggs in the ground to si  depth of one or two inches, si, short  time before dissolution. These enrgs  pass the winter in the ground.  Another pest, very common, sometimes very destructive, and indigenous  on tlie wild choke cherry throughout  tlie Valley, is the beetle whose lsirvsie  causes the so-called "black knot."  This "knot" is formed by the effort  of the tree; to repair the; injury caused  to it by the boring smd feeding of the  lsirvsie of si small creature, which in its  cycle of life reverses the plan followed  by the grasshopper. The adult matures in the fall, psisses the; winter under ground or under brush or leaves,  and in early spring appears on the  trees, stinging the twigs with its slump  ovipositor when depositing its eggs.  For the knot, once formed, the only  radical cure is excision and fire, though  carefully painting with spirits of turpentine is si fairly successful plan.  For grasshoppers, bran poisoned  with Paris green, and with si small  quantity of syrup udded, is recommended: also shiiNow plowing. Poultry which sire allowed the run of the  orchiU'd will account for vast numbers  of injurious insects.  A creature causing much trouble in  eastern orchards at present is the so-  csilled oyster-shell scsile or bark louse.  This insect is so minute that it may he  osisily overlooked until it hsis caused  very considerable damage. The female  deposits her eggs under si secreted  oyster-shell-shaped scale;, on the trunk  or limbs of the tree where they pass  the winter, hatching in early spring.  At first, the young larva- appesirs as  si. tiny reddish louse running about on  the tree-trunk, smd it msiy be; destroyed with comparative ease when in that  stage; but it soon attaches itself to  the bark, inserts its proboscis smd begins to form a scale for itself, under  which in time it deposits its eggs.  The remedies' most successful, so far,  sire scraping the trunk and the application of the lime-sulphur wash.  The aphis, smd others of our commoner injurious insects, I shall not  take up sit present, but Avill'leave to  some other member of the association  for some future paper.  F. C. W.  THUNDERER"  --���������-..    ..--.-      (The mother of this bull  took first prize at the Toronto Exhibition.)      8100.00.  75 Head of domestic cattle���������of these, thirty are  gentle milch cows and 21 are fresh calved���������  $20 to S75 each.  SWIXK A.VD l'OCf.TKV.  Thoroughbred Berkshire Boar, " Bob-O-Link"  15 Berkshire sows weighing about 300lbs. en., &  50 head of shoats. 121 cents, live weight.  Turkeys, Toulouse Geese,   l'ckin Ducks, and  Chickens.  n.W  Try  L\\\\\\\VW  Vidoria  Cross  CEYLON TEA.  Pure  and   Invigorating.  NOTICE.  %r4****������W4***a4*yt**'#***a^^^  The Commercial Hotel  Hedley,   B.C.  <"���������  AXI). GRAIX.  i .  20 tons Baled Timothy liay  20 "       "      wheat hay  50 " Loose wheat hay. in stack  30 " Oats  20 " Chopped oats and barley  7 " "Wheat, fall anel spring  10 " Haiti barley  3 '��������� Fall rye  Market  Prices.  )  r.MI'l.KMKXTS.  I 32-inch cylinder threshing machine and 10-  hoif.e sweep power, cost ?1000, sell for ������000.  1 Dcderiek, hay baler, cost SfiOO, sell for $106.  1 l2-horse*portable engine anil boiler, ������500.  1 30-horsc'semi-portable .1. I. C. boiler. ������300.  1 22-inch turbine water wheel. 8300.  I Self feed cross-cut saw rig, ������150.  1 Sharplcss cream  separator, new, $80.  1 Babcock milk tester, cost S18. new. $10.  1 Champion 11-inch plates grain grinder anel  elevator, ������150.  1 Manure spreaeler. cost 8200. new, SI50.  2 fi-ft. MeCormicI- Binders, each SI00.  I (i-ft. Massey Ilsuris hinder, $75.  3 Mowing machines. 820. 810 and 800.  1 Hay rake, 810. 1 hay rake, 2-horsc, $35.  5 Wagons, from $10 to 8100 each.  2 .'{-disc wheel plows. $75 each.  1 2-furrow Cassiely sulky plow. 850.  2 .Single sulky plows. $25 each.  5 Walking plows, SO to $30 each.  ���������J M-disc Hoosier drill, 870.  1 1-l-dise Thomas drill, 870.  2 4-horso Acme harrows, new, 835 each.  3 3-section reversible tooth harrows. 820 each.  1 Boss Ifi'-ft. harrow. SS.  1 Manns bone cutter. $20.  1 Great Western steam heater, 825.  1 Turnip ptilpor anel slicer. S20.  1 Cultivator, 8-foot, changeable teeth, 815.  Incubators,   Brooders.   Garden Tools. .Sleighs,  Buggy, Hack, &c.  14-1 It. ������. SIDLKY, Sidley P.O.  SIXTY DAYS after date I intend to apply to  the Hon. Chief Commissioner of Lanels and  Works for permission to purchase forty acres  (more or less) of land in Tp. 51 as follows:  Bonneted on the east by Lot HISU Group 1; on  the north by Lot 3001 Group 1; and on the south  west, by Lot 2050 Group 1. Lot 21 s and Lot 20s,-  rcciuirecl for reservoir site.  Dated at Fairview B. C. this 5th day of April  A. D. 1907.  13-9 RICHARD H. PARKINSON  Agent for the Stemwinder Gold &  Coal Mining Co. Ltd.  NOTICE.  i  |  *  *������  K  K  x  x  K  x  x  ������  x ���������  X  I  K  x  K  x  X  X  X ��������� it  HEADQUARTERS   FOR   MINING   MEN.  TABLE and BAR FIRST-CLASS.  RATES MODERATE.  Frank  B. McArthur,   -   -   Manager  5  i  i  i  i  i  1  3  SIXTY DAYS after date. I intend to apply  to apply the Chief Commissioner of Lands  & Works for permission to purchase the following described piece of land, situated on the  west, bank of the Siniilkivmeen river. Starting  from the S. K. corner of lot 210(1, thence running south 20 chains, thence west 20 chains,  tlienee north 20 chains, thence east 20 chains to  point   of   commencement,    containing' forty  acres more, or less.  Da ted March 18th. '07  (.'. K.HAILKY.  10-1S  THE   MINING   WORLD  and   THE  HEDLEY  GAZETTE  for ONE YEAR for $.-}.ob.  Hotel Keremeos  GEO. KIRBY, manager.  First Class  in  Every  Respect.     Commercial and  Mining  Headquarters of the Keremeos and Lower Similkameen Valleys.     Post House on Penticton-  Princeton   Staa'e  Line.  KEREMEOS,  B. C������  NOTICE.  ���������VTOTICK IS HKKICBY G1VKX that,  -1*      after date, I intend to apply to the  Commissioner of Lands and W orks for i  00 days  le Chief    permission to purchase the following described land,  situate on the west fork of Ashnola Kiveranel  about six miles from the Indian Reserve No. 10  and the forks of Ashnola River in the Similkameen Division of Yale District, commencing at  a post marked " N. Ii. Kwai't's land, X. W. corner," and planted on the north side of the -west  branch of the Ashnola River, thence enst HO  chains, thence south 20 chains, thence west 80  ediains, thence north 20 chains to point of commencement, containing 100 acres more or less.  Keremeos, B. C  XIGKL B. KWART.  April 0th, m>7. II-  indigestion  Stomach trouble is but a symptom of, and not  In itself a true disease. We think of Dyspepsia,  Heartburn, and Indigestion as real diseases, yet  they are symptoms only of a certain specific  Nerve sickness���������nothing else.  It was this fact that first correctly led Dr. Snoop  in the creation of that now very popular Stomach  Remedy���������Dr. Shoop's Restorative. Going direct  to the stomach nerves, alone brought Mint success  and favor to Dr. Shoopand his Restorative. Without that original and highly vital principle, no  such lasting accomplishments were ewer to be hud.  For stomach distress, bloating, biliousness, bud  breath and sallow complexion, try Dr. .Shoop's  Restorative���������Tablets or Liquid���������and see for yourself what it can and will do. We sell and cheerfully recommend  I)r. Shoop's  Restorative  JOHN LOVE.  Richter's    townsite--   sit    Kevemeeis  Centre*  is  now on tlio  mstrket.    Gondii  openings for sill kinds of business.     T.  W. Coleman, Agent.  PENTICTON LIVERY  FEED and STAGE STABLE  From AJsirch 1st, 1007, W. E. Welby's Stsige will hsive  connection with the Grout Northern Rsiihvsiy sitOioville.  Lesive Heelley sit..  ���������'    Keremeos   "   White Lake  si. m.  . .0.80  .11.80 ji. in.  ,..2.00 p. m.  Return Tuesdays smd Ssiturdsivs.  '���������    Fsiirview  1.00 p. in.  ArriveatOroville 0.00 p. in.  Leave Oroville sit i).80 a. in.  "     Fairview 8.00 si. in.  Arrive sit Heelley .0.80 p. in.  Fare from Hedley to Oroville $8.00  Fare from Hedley to Fsiirview $0.00  When   writing-    Advertisers,  Mention the Gazette.  Please  W. E. WELBY, Proprietor  A beautiful elrive over the best of roads.       Kxpress   I   cents   per   11).  Fast,  Stock   and   the   best   of Drivers.       Express  1  cents   per   lb.  to   Oroville.  to Fairview.

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