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 AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume VIIL  HEDLEY, B.C., THURSDAY, MAY JX 1912.  Number 18.  Dr. C A. JACKSON  DENTIST  1-18 j'-c-JU-s,' praetioe in Veuicouvejr.l  S. O. L. Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,      -      -      B. C  JflS. CLARKE  Watchmaker  , HEDLEY,B,C.  Clocks and Watches for Sale.  B  C. PREMIER IN ENGLAND  Draws  British Attention  to Meaning' of  Taft's Blunt Admission  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Headquarters for TourUt Travel.  Kates Moderate.  A. Baknes, Prop.       Penticton, B.C.  R. W. DEANS  Notary Public Real Estate  Ranches, Properties,  Mines, Timber,  Water Powers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcomo P. O. B.C  ,X, TlIOMI'SON" J'UO.VJ-*: SBV.MOUK ;������!''3  MGK. WHSTKKNCAN'ADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  Oflicos anel Warehouse, S47-0.'i Hearty Street  Vancouver, B. C  Grand Union  HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Acewmmodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A.WINKLER, Proprietor  Hedley    /liners'   and    flillmen's  Union, N0.-161, W. F. of M.  Regular meetings of the Heelley Local, Xei.  1(51 are held bn the first and thirel Wednesday  in the month in Fraternity hall anel the second  anel fourth Wednesday, ut the XT. P. Mine  O. M. Stevkns T, R. Willkv  Prefidunt: -Kin-Sccyetary.  A. F. & A. M.  REGULAR fuonthly meetings of  Heelley Lodge No. 13, A. F. & A. M.,  arc hold on the second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall. Hedley. Visiting  brethren arc cordially invited to attend.-  j 3. E. HAHILTON, ARTHUR CLARE,  W. Al Secretary  London, April 80.���������Hon Richard Mc-  Bride, premier of British Columbia,  who is now on a hurried visit to London, is much interested in President  Tuft's admission to Colonel Roosevelt  that Canada., through reciprocity,  would have become an adjunct to the  United States.  "I have never seen such a blunt admission before, but it correctly represents the view, we took in Canada before the general election.  ���������'The American rcprocity movement"  continued Mr. McBi-ide, "was deliberately designed to detach Canada from  the Imperial reciprocity scheme and  defeat the coming preferential policy  to which Canada, is fervently devoted.  In a week's time, Premier Borden, as  I hope, will give the people of England his views on this and other questions of vast import. You will find  him a strong straight and sterling  man, a good Canadian and a great imperialist."  Speaking of the Dominion's naval  policy Premier McBride declared that  the Canadian electors condemned the  "inadequate and inert naval scheme  of the Laurier government, and the  responsibility had now been assumed  by the Borden administration, superseding it with a broader and more  effective plan. This is a matter which  closely effects British Columbia. Since  the withdrawal of the Pacific squadron we have been left practically defenceless on the Pacific coast. We  have been greatly impressed'with'the  vigor and strength of Hon. Winston  Churchill's naval policy and we have  hope and confidence that any naval  scheme in which he and the Canadian  Government concur will restore to  British Columbia a full and fair  measure of naval protection."  FIRE PROTECTION IN SIGHT  Steps are Taken Looking to the Consummation of this Desirable End  THE DEADLY WOOD TICK  ACCIDENT AT THE MINE  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  lA.  , Hedley Local Carnii meets in  Fraternity Hall the first and  third Thursdays in the month.  Cl.AltK E. H. .StMI'SON  Connsel Clerk.  L. O. L.  Itcgulni' monthly meetings of  Hedley IiOdfrc 17-I-I arc held on  ,tlio    thirel   Monday   in    every  |-*'*^S^^3-n,0',tlii in Fraternity HitJI. Vi.sit"  |ny brethcrii arc eorelially invited to attend.  H.J. JONKS. W. M,  WM. LOXSDALl-:. Kec't.  R. J. L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  |iVill be at Home oflice irr Oi'ovillo, 1st  to 14th of each month.  bflico  on 'North   Main   Street.  |8urne, Temple &. Tunbridge  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  On Saturday Jack Hardman slipped  on an icy place ou the incline leading  into Sunuyside No. 3 and being unable to regain his footing he slid the  whole way to the bottom a distance of  about a hundred feet. He sustained  rather serious injuries among which  was a -fracture of the skull, one rib  broken and one of his wrists. There  were also numerous other bruises on  different parts of the body which is  not to be wondered at considering the  many obstacles he was liable to meet  in the fall.  It is quite cold and wintery up there  yet and for some reason or other the  water in the mine at that particular  part of the underground workings is  unusually cold and sometimes freezes  as it falls from the stopes.  The injured man is doing as well as  could be expected under the circum  stances. He came out from England  about a- year ago and is a cousin of  Mrs. Dr. McEwen. The doctor stayed  with him at the mine Saturday night  and on Sunday he was brought down  to the hospital.  After years of callous indifference  Hedley has at last wakened up to the  necessity of making some decided  move to obtain fire protection. At the  meeting which, was announced in these  columns two weeks ago.T. H. Rother-  hani and G. H. Sproule were appointed a committee to circulate a subscription list to obtain funds to buy hose  and other equipment. When they had  completed their canvass another meeting was called at the Commercial on  Friday evening last. At this meeting  F. H. French was appointed chairman  and A. Megraw secretary.  T. H. Rotherhain had previously  written the manufacturers of fire hose  and other fire-fighting equipment and  obtained samples and prices.  The subscription list shows that $200  had been subscribed and the committee were confident of .being able to secure about $50 more.  It was decided to obtain a good  grade of cotton wove hose and Messrs.  Rotherham and Sproule were appointed a committee to make the purchase.  The number of feet decided on was six  hundred and the Hedley Gold Mining Co. have helped out wonderfully  in enabling the town to solve the difficulty by generously agreeing to allow  the use of the water from their mains  free of charge and supply the hydrants  as well if the town would bear the expense of making the necessary excavations and pay for.any other work connected with the installation.  The secretary was instructed to  write the secretary of the Canadian  Fire Underwriters' Association and  advise them of what steps had been  taken. Also to make inquiries of them  as to the effect it would have on the  rates and obtain from them any direction as to what requirements were  necessary to obtain a substantial reduction.  It is expected that the equipment  will be here in about a fortnight and  on its arrival another public meeting  will be held to organize a fire company.  A Pest Common to This Part of British  Columbia  "That wood ticks are sometimes the  means of infecting with spinal meningitis persons win'in they bite is well  recognized in the medical profession  in British Columbia; In the past 13  years I have had four cases where this  disease could be directly traced to  wood ticks and two of these cases  were fatal," said Dr. W. O. Rose last  night when asked regarding the statement as to the danger of wood ticks  which was made in yesterday morning's Daily News by William J. Cockle  of Kaslo.  "It is, however usually only when  the insects infect the nape of the neck  that spinal meningitis results", continued Dr. Rose. "When they bite  other parts of the body local paralysis,  eczema and other diseases of a. local  nature frequently follow,"  Dr. Rose stated that it was only two  weeks ago that he received a letter  from an old friend. Prof. J. T. Todd,  professor of parasotology at McGill  university asking him if he could supply any information as to any cases.of  persons being infected with spinal  meningitis or spotted fever as a result  of the bites of wood ticks, the professor stating that he had heard of cises  in Montana and B. C."  BIG INDUSTRY FOR COAST  NO RED FLAG HERE  Canadian Judge  Puts Case Plainly  to  Anarchists  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL KXOLVKEIl ask HRlTISH  C0LU3I1UA LAXD SURVEYOR  Star Building Princeton  HILLIARD'S  OAROER     SHOF������  FOR AS KASV SHAVK  REVENUE INCREASING  First Month in  New Fiscal Year Sets a  Pace  Ottawa, May 1���������The first month of  the new fiscal year shows an extraordinary increase in the revenue from  customs duties anil sets a pace which,  if maintained throughout the year,  will produce a total in the neighborhood of one hundred million dollars.  The customs receips for the month of  April just closing reached $8,075,002.2;).  The figures for April 1011 were $5,500,-  Lt-2,5S, so that the increase on the  showing of the present month amounts  to $2,560,S10.07.  ARE YOU REPRESENTED  "No   business    man   in   any   town  should allow a.  newspaper published  in  his  town  to go  without his name  and  business being mentioned some  where in  its columns," says  an  tex-  change.     This applies to all kinds of  business���������general  stores,  dry   goods,  grocers, furniture   dealers,   manufacturing     establishments,     automobile  dealers,  mechanics, professional men,  and, in fact, all class of business men.  This  does  not mean  that you should  have a whole or half or even a quarter  of a  page  ad. in   every issue of the  paper,  but 'your  name and   business  should  be  mentioned if you do  not  use  more   than  a two  line space.    A  stranger   picking    up   a    newspaper  should  be able  to tell just what business is represented'in   a town by looking at the business  represented in the  paper,     This is the host possible town  advertiser.     The   man  who does not  advertise his business eloes an  injustice  to himself and his town.     He is  the man  who expects   the  newspaper  to do   the most free  boosting for his  town.    The  man who insists on sharing the business that comes to a town  but refuses to -advertise his business is  not a  valuable addition to any town.  The  life, of any  town depends  upon  the live wideawake and liberal advertising business men.  Vancouver, B. C, May 1���������-"We will  not tolerate the red flag of anarchy.  A man has a right to work if he wishes  to and you must respect that right,"  said Judge Howay at New Westminster today sentencing five Industrial  Workers for unlawfully besetting and  threatening a cook employed by contractor George Chow at Camp No. 5 of  the Canadian Northern right of way  near Spuzzuni, on April loth. Jack  Thompson and Eric Smith.were each  given a month; the other three Lyman  Georgeson and Bolstead, each the  maximum, three, months hard labor.  Canadian   Car Company   Looking   For  Site for $1,500,000 Plant  Vancouver, B. C. May 4.���������Mr. Wilson W. Butler, vice-president of the  Canadian Steel Foundries, Limited,  and the Canadian Car Co., Limited,  with a joint capital of $25,000,000 arrived in Vancouver yesterday morning. He will begin an investigation  today of Vancouver and the surround-  ing municipalities including Port  Mann, Coquitlam, Lulu island and  other districts in the vicinity of this  city,  for the  purpose of selecting  a  i'  suitable site for a car building plant.  ' The proposed plant will be established in a location which Mr. Butler decides is most suitable. - It will employ  from 1000 to 1200 men and will cost in  the neighborhood of $1,500,000. The  present plants of the company consist  of the Amherst Wooden Car Works,  S. N., Dominion Car & Foundry at  Lachine, Canadian Car plant at Tur-  cotte, Ont.-, Canadian Steel Foundries,  at Welland, Ont., foundries for couplers and other railway accessories;  Montreal Styel Works for car wheels  and locomotive castings. On his way-  west Mr. Butler selected a. site at Fort  William i'or'a new plant to cost more  than a million and a half dollars.  Last year the output of the three  car building plants controlled by the  companies was over $10,000,000. The  employment roll of the companies is  over 6000 men. It needs only the favorable report of Mr. Butler for the head  office to commence preparations for  the erection of the new plant in the  vicinity of Vancouver.  GENERAL NEWS  TEDDY IN A NUTSHELL  How Roosevelt Appears tothe Republican Friends of President Taft  MORE MEN FOR K. V.  GENERAL NEWS  HOT & COLD BATHS  NTcxt door north of Grand Union Hotel  [SUBSCRIBE FOR THE   GAZETTE  It might have been better to keep  the four desperadoes, Brown, Bonnar  and the two Mecuins, at Stony Mountain penitentiary than to have sent  them to Kingston for they managed  to break away from the hired help at  the Kingston institution and while  the first two were re-captured within  a few hours the Mecuins who were the  worst of the bunch have so far eluded  their pursuers*.  A preat caravan of wagons and men  pulled out from this place for Penticton Wednesday morning. Monday  and Tuesday evenings upward of 100  laborers arrived at this point to go on  up to Penticton, where they are to  work on the Kettle Valley railroad. It  was almost impossible to find sleeping  quarters for the 1110b, and numbers  slept in box cars, or- anywhere they  could turn in out of the weather. The  town presented a lively appearance  while the gang way on the street, and  it can be said on their behalf thut it  was a quiet and orderly lot of men,  there not being an infringement of  the law while they were in town.���������  Oroville Gazette.  The Doughties of Grimsby, England,  are going to make Prince Rupert the  leading fishing station of the world.  Their preparations for carrying on  fishing on an enormous scale are now  well advanced arrd two steam trawlers  are now on the way out here from the  Grimsby fleet.  The British Columbia health commission whieh will investigate the  purity or otherwise of British Columbia's milk supply will start on its tour  of investigation about the end of May.  The Ontario government are getting  after a couple of Huron county licence  commissioners who are charged with  grafting in holding up a hotel-heeper  whose licence they claimed they could  save from being cut oft'.  Judge Mabee, chairman of the railway commission has been operated on  for appendicitis, and the operation  was found to have been in the nick of  time as gangrene bad set in. Lateh���������  Judge Mabee died on   Monday, May (i.  .June 3rd is to be proclaimed a public  holiday this year as the birthday of  King George V. The 24th of May has  been celebrated as Victoria Day as  usual as it has been fixed by statute.  Hon. Sidney Fisher is taking a hand  in the provincial elections in Quebec  but is not a candidate in any constituency.  Nelson is to have a new opera house.  The capacity of the Portland Cement  factory at Blah-more is to be doubled  this year.  Canada's coal consumption last year  amounted to 24,100,000 tons.  Capt. Bernier, commander of the  government ship Arctic, has been suspended pending an investigation into  charges made against him for grafting  He was accused with other members  of his crew of trying to make some  big money on the side by engaging in  the fur trade with the natives of the  northern regions.  The Quebec elections are being held  this month arid both parties have  their candidates in the field.  For biting sarcasm the editorial  which appeared in last week's Oroville  Gazette giving a truthful trenchant  pen picture of the many-sided Teddy-  is a literary gem. It begins with, these  two paragraphs:  "Col. Theodore Roosevelt, cowboy,  civil seryice. commissioner, lieutenant  colonel of Rough Riders, governor,  vice-president, president, editor, author, philosopher, naturalist, hunter,  traveller, free-trader, high protectionist, regular republican, radical insurgent, progressive republican and third  term candidate, for president, is the  most versatile, adroit, masterful politician this country has ever produced.  He is a great man, a wonderful reader,  a marvelous manipulator and a traiis-  cendant liar.  "He is the most engaging, charming,  irresistible of men. We adore him  for his fearlessness, his aggressiveness.  for the things he says lie will do and  never does, for the things he does and  denounces abhorrent, for his bulldoz-  his inconsistencies and his hypocracy.  His virtues are the virtues of the gods:  his vices, ah, they are only human.  This is why we can worship him as a  demigod, and at the same time love  him familiarly, implicitly, blindly.  Nothing that he does or may ele> can  shake our confidence in him. Nothing  that he says, has said or may say can  destroy our faith."  And throughout seven paragraphs  more it enumerates the deadly incidents that prove the point. Then it  winds up with the following:  "Is he not a marvel? Who else could  change his position so rapidly arid  completely, could revile so mails'- good  people, could boast with such monstrous egoism, could bluster and bluff  arrd four-flush so constantly, could  display such inconstancy, inconsistency and intemperance, could juggle the  truth, quibble, equivocate and prevaricate with such shameless effrontery and yet get away with it all? Who  else could do this but Roosevelt? Echo  answereth none. This does not ���������'explain why he is great, it merely evidences his greatness. He towers alone,  a tremendous force, a consummate  schemer, an appallingly ambitious pol-  itican. Another Caesar or Napoleon,  ready to catch the nearest way that  may lead to the goal he seeks. THE HEDLEY GAZETTE MAY 0, 1012.  '   oftd. ''  Similkameen Advertiser.  ssueil oh Thursdays, hy the Iliaiu/.v I'.v/.k.tti*  I'lll.S'TINIS ASIl 1*1*111.ISIUM! ('o.mi'anv,  l.iMiTi-n.  at. lledle-.v. 1$. C.  their  else."  bank   credits'   and    everythhi}.  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Year     ���������'   I United .States)....   Advertising Rates  Mensiu-CMnent. V2 lines to Ute inch,  Land Notices���������Ciei-tilieiivtcs of nniH-ovenicnt, etc.  $7.00 for liO-day notices, and ������5.01) I'orHO-eiay  notices-. ,  Transient Advertiscnicnts���������not oxe.-c-cdiug one  inch, $1.00 for one insertion. 26 cents for  each snliseiiiieht insertion. Over one iuc:n.  10 cunt* per line for lirst insertion and 6  cunt.-*, per lino for each suhsof-iient insertion.  Ti-ai-.sients payahle in advance.  Changes for contract advertisements should  bo in tlie ollico by noon on Tuesday to .secure  ttcntion for thiit week's issue  Advertisements'will be chnn'reel once every  month if advcrtii-ei- desires, without any extra  That is the kind eif imperial patriot-  i ism wliich Aseiuith had to'recommend  i *  j to Canadians, and   that is a sample,  of i  | tlii' good 'judgment  lie  lias displayed  ���������,,���������.'. in sizing  up, the  effect of a   political  . '.'..vi | measure   which    more . sensible    anel  more   practical ��������� men   than  he   could  only regard-as si gruesome'experiment-,  as much to be avoided sis any   other  form of suicide.  Now it' that is the sort of thing  .into which Asquith would haye.plunged .Canada, why should the electors of  'Great Britain- believe  him   when   he  tries to lull them into the same feeling  of-false security in   reference to Home  charse. For changes oftcnei- than once a month | Rule,   tor it  is the . ssime old   pesishell  he  price of''composition  will ho charged at j ,'.   .. ... .,   ,    .,    ,'    ��������� *     ,  i-eerular rates. * ..! gang behind   Home Rule that was be-  res  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  $\;.&; over 1 inch and up to I inches. ������1.(10  per inch per month. To constant advertisers  taking laru'cr spaces than four inches, on  application, rates will be (riven of reduced  charses. based on si'/.e of space and Icngt-n  oi: time.;     ,  ,,..'���������  A. MEGRAW, Managing' (dcl'tor.  Full Moon  Last <|iiav.  191:  MAY  Sow Moon  m  First cinar.  1012  Sun. Mori, fries. Wed. Tim. Fri. Sat.  1.  3  4  5  (5  7  S  0  10  11  12  13  14  15  115  17  18 ���������*  10  2'J  21  22  2:-:  21  25  20  27  2S  20.  30  ?A  RECIPROCITY  AND HOME RULE  Tho electors' of Great Britain could,  sit the present moment, look to Canada, for an inspiration or a tip, or  whatever else you might wish to csill  it, in  reference  to  how   they should  hind..'re.cipreicit-y?     Let them   ask  yellow join-mil William Hearst, tlie ques-  tioiir���������iiito  whieh fund  he lias poured  the most  dollars-���������"Hohie-Rule for Ire-  | land or reciprocity with Canada? Much  | as he put up to   carry' reciprocity it is  jiin  easy guess  that in  pandering  to  the Irish   Fenisiii   vote  of the United  ! States he bus- laid out dollars on Home  Home to  nickels spent on reciprocity.  But'without .payment of a penny  to  Asquith  he has managed to  get thsit  statesman's  support to  both, and the  lesson ought to be brought home  now.  with double force  to all  the voters 'of  Engl.'ind, Ulster, Scotland and Wales.  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  ' ��������������� ���������    *     ������      #      ������,     -,.  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  Everything- New and First-Class  Bsir supplied with the Choicest  Liquors and Cigars and Special  Attention  paid . to . the   Table.  E.E.Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  THE BANK OF  use  their  vote*  They,   the British  electors, may have to vote on the  question of Home Rule, for 'Ireland,  and only a few mouths ago tlie electors of Cauadst were required to decide whether they should accept or  reject a .-.cheine for reciprocity with  the United States which had been  hatched in Washington and agreed to  by Sir Wilfrid Laurier and a few of  his most intiuentiul if most subservient followers.  Sir Wilfrid  was determined at first  to force  it    through   parliament   by  means of  his brute majority, just as  Mr. Asquith  proposes  to-do   in   the  case e>f Home Rule,   but the Csinadian  opposition put up  too strong a fight  in   the  House;   arid  many   influential  Liberals  through    the   country   who  were   not afraid  of  the  party  whip,  gave Sir Wilfrid  to  understand  that  be had   better give the people sin  opportunity   to  have some say   in   the  matter   and so it went to the country  as   the  leading  issue    in  an   election  esinipsiign.  Now   while  the.   people    of Canada  were engaged in deciding this nioinen-  ous question which many good people  in  Canada,  felt  was   si  blow   sit  their  national    existence,   the Taft-Laiirier  combination   were  receiving the   support  of  the   Asquith-Churchill-Lloyd  George crowd in   England   who  were  trying  to    re-assure    Canadians    and  other Britishers  that there  was nothing   to   fear   from    the   big   man   at  Washington.    But the- Canadian  electors   thought  they   knew better   smd  they deeieled the thing  for themselves  by putting reciprocity quietly to sleep.  Now   it transpires  that the  Canadian  electors   were able  te> estimate  at its  prope*r    value    the   punk    advice   of  Aseiuith,    Churchill,    Lloyd   George,  Laurier, Cartwright, Patterson, Fielding,  parson   McDonald,  Tuft,  Hearst  et al.  for  at Isist  the eat is out of the  'bug in Taft's letter to Roosevelt   now  made public  for the.  first time.     The  Washington  game   subscribed to   by  Laurier anel Asquith is now explained  by its thimble-rigger himself as  that  ot "making Csinada  only   an  adjunct  of  the United  States." It wsis to  "transfer  all Canada's important business to Chicago and New York, with  'There is really  no  blame  to President Taft coming from Csinadians   in  the part he played  in promoting  the  reciprocity ileal  with which  he humbugged Laurier, Fielding and Patterson.    He wsis elected by the people of  the United States   to  do  the: best for  that country  he could   and he would  hsive been neglecting his opportunity  if he hsid not tried to squeeze out a  powerful riv.il  on   the North American continent when such opportunity  presented itself.    A bargain  by which  Canada could have been  made  "only  an adjunct to the. United States" with  her    "bank    credits    transferred    to  Chicago and New York", and Laurier  smd  his  associates and Asquith  smd  his associates    sill  nicely   hypnotized  for the occasion, wsis the opportunity  of a lifetime,  and  why shouldn't he  avail himself of it?   The whole country, whose chief executive  officer he  was. glories in   a sharp desil  and expects  it of sill  her sons   whom   she  elevates to the high positions in. which  they may best serve her.    Why then  disappoint them ?    Viewing it in this  light,''Canadians are not blaming Taft.  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer-,  Real Estate,  Mines,  Crown   Grants   Applied   For-(  Under Land Act and  : Mineral Act.  76 Years in Bushiest Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,000  A Complete Banking Service  Collections, made in any part of Canada. Negotiable paper discounted. Money advanced at reasonable terms to finance.your business. Local and foreign drafts bought and sold. Money transmisted by  money or Telegraph ; Transfer. Letters of credit  issued payable in all the leading cities of the world  We invite your account. '.:.������������������'  Hedley  Branch,  H; A Hincks, Mariage-f  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.,  Hudson Bay Insurance Co..  Columbia Fire Insurance Co.  American Central Insurance Co.  'AllianceInsurance Co.-  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Maryland Casualty Co  Ocean Accident'and'Guarantee Co.  Office  at  HEDLEY,   B.  C.  CHIVER'S  JAMS  If you are particular about bought jam  you're safe in recommending this brand  You them have something reliable and  of real, merit  Oliver's Jams are what you need.  SAFE AS THE SAFEST  AND  Cheaper than the Cheapest  is si, straight life policy in  THE MUTUAL LIFE  OF CANADA  Schubert's Supply Stores  STORES AT HEDLEY and TULAMEEN  The- history of thousands of policies  011 the. above plan shows thsit it hsis  cost less than four dollars per yesir 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 sisk yourself whether you know of siny other  concern whether insurance company  or benevolent society that can show a  similar record.  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following are the readings showing teinperature, etc., for the week  ending Msiy 1, 1912 :  AT THE MINIS.  Maximum  Apr 28 . 30  29 .. HI  20 .. 33  Mav   1 .. 10  2 .. 38  3 .. 3!)  ���������I .. 13  Average maximum temperature37.57  Average minimum do 23.12  Mean temperature 30.19  Rainfall for the week      .00 inches.  Snowfall        "        "     100.  COltnksl'ONDINO  WI'KK Oli" LAST  VKAK  Highest maximum temperature -IS.  Minimum  22  21  22  15  29  27  29  Every Plan of Genuine Insurance  It is  the people's Company and   its  profits are all for the people  This accounts for tlie wonderful success which has attended forty-two  yesirs of unparalleled progress and  achievement.  W. J. TWISS  Manager for B.C.  A. Megraw  Locsil Agent  do 3S.1-I  do 20.  do 20.42  do 32.28  AT THIS MILL.  Maximum Minimum  01 .. 4;")  Til . 3(5  -15 .. 31  00 .. 42  09 .. -12  59          .. 42  02 .. 39  Average! maximum temperature 58.14  Average, minimum          do 39.57  Mean                                   do 4S.85  Rainfall for the; week 0.15 inches  Snowfall        "        "      0.00  COIIKKSl'ONDING  WKKIC Ol-' LAST VKAU  Highest maximum tempersiture 73  Average do do 03.57  Lowest minimum do 31  Average do do 38.57  Mean do 51.07  Average ln.'iximum  Lowest minimum  Average minimum  Mean  Apr 28  29  30  May   1  2  3  4  TRY THE  ey Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  Tlie London Directory  (Published Annually)  Enables traders throughout the world  to communicate! direct  with English.  MANUFACTURERS, & DEALERS  in esich class of goods. Besides being  a complete commercial guide to London and its suburbs, tho directory contains lists of  EX PORT MERCHANTS  with   the   Goods   they  ship,   arid  the  Colonial  and   Foreign   Markets  they  supply;  STEAMSHIP   LINES  ar-rsinged  under  the Ports   to   which  they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIALTRADti 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; forw.'irdcil , freight paid, on receipt  of Postal Order for 20s.  Desilei'H seeking Agencies can siclver-  their trade curds for A*!., or larger advertisements from ������3.  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  X  ���������  PORT MANN  A great railroad terminus a great grain shipping port���������a  great factory centre with a population of at lesist 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  Hour mills,,big freight yards smd railway shoys���������these sire sil-  roady 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 a fortune.  Close   In Lots, $250.00  RAILWAY ADDITION-practically adjoining C. N. R.  property is'easily the best Port Mann subdivision on the. market. Values must go up enormously. High, dry, level lots,  33x122 feet, $250. Terms $15 down, $.10 a month. No interest  or taxes.    Send for booklet and lithographed plan.  ��������� <i|  i-  <;  Colonial Investment Co.  "THE PORT MAN PEOPLE"  Vancouver, B. C.  ��������� 'i  ���������    A. MEGRAW, Local Agent  Tlie London Directoro 6o. Ltd.  25, Abchurch Lane, London, E. C.  when wnrriNci advertisers please  MENTION   THIS PAPER  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, MAY 9,  1912.  Tovm and Distri<������.  The  Canadian   Northern  steel was  less than  14 miles out of Hope on the  o first eif May.  Louis Scherbsuier, who is now brewer for the:Princeton brewery, was in  town this week.  Rev. J. T. Conn, who has been at  Okanagan Centre since lie left Princeton lias   been transferred to Ashcroft.  A young Englishman iianieel Cope-  land was killed sit si sawmill four miles  from Penticton by u, sawing rolling on  him.  M. Reeves, of Spokane, inspector  for the Alliance and North American  Jnsuriince companies wsis in town hist  week.  Mrs. Hogg, of Siiinnierland, came  over Isist week Lo visit Airs. Cillespie  and is the guest of Mr. and Mrs. W.A.  McLesin.  Tlie provincial government paid the  funci-iil expenses of the lsite constable  Aston anel silleiwed the relsitiyes three  months' salary.  A child belonging to Tuinas (Indian)  died on Saturday, sifter si, very short  illness, sis the child wsis in town only  a few elays before.  G. McEsichern was operated on in  Vancouver last week for appendicitis,  sind wsis making a satisfactory recovery when last hesird from.  lieniember that sifter Alsiy 1st, no  person, is allowed to put out fire for  burning oft' slashings without si permit  from the divisional fire warden.' '���������'  ���������,'���������'-������������������'���������  AVesley Shier returned last week  from Toronto "where he has"-'been at  tending the school of Practical Science  and.'taking electrical engineering.  G. H. Brookes has gcine back to New  York. Mr. Plass met him in Spokane  on his way in but Mr. Brookes had to  go east smd wsis -unable to come in  with him.  Dignan & Atkins, the live tinsmiths  of Princeton, have taken over the outfit and stock of H. B. Meausette1, which  they have added to their already extensive stock.  The Great Northern hsive tsiken over  the road to Coahnonl* and inaugurated  a trsiin service but it is rather a skinny  affair for it provides for only two  trains a week, Mondays and Fridays.  L. W. Shatford M. P. P., is over in  the eastern part of the riding this  week with road supervisor Turner. He  came up from the coast hist week and  on Saturday met Mr. Turner at Penticton.  The G. N. R. railway hsive brought  in si steajn shovel which has been  placed in the old gravel pit sind evidently they intend to dost lot more  surfacing at some point in the valley,  or make some fills.  Those who sire contemplating going  into poultry-raising will do well to  note the success of white leghorns in  the egg-laying contest now in progress  on the coast, sind see what Westwood  &��������� Brooke are offering in another  column.  The water has come good sind strong  and Mr. Jones looks forward now to  five or six months of ideal conditions  on the power question with no more  coal burning until it is required again  for heating purposes, as well as the  generation of steam.  The church service on Sunday evening next will be at S o'clock instead of  7:30. and thsit hour will be adhered to  until the change is made again at the  end of September. It will be Rev. Mr.  Cameron's regular service sind announcement will be made by him sis  to arrangements for subsequent services.  .Tames. O. Loiineliigin, sin Oroville  merchant, was killed in air auto accident between Myncastor and Rock  Creek last week. His wife was badly  injured and si man named Mclntyre  received injuries thsit sire expected to  prove fatal, but a little boy, son of the  man who was killed, was thrown by  Mclntyie on the upper side of the car  as it wsis going over the embankment  and by that mesiiis escaped injury.  The absence! of H. A. Hincks, who  is in Englsinil has detracted .somewhat  from the interest in the holder matches of this Hedley Gulf club this summer, so far- as the men are concerned,  but sis tin! honor of the top in the  kulics' conipetitiini lias been in doubt  the interest in that quarter will make  up for it. On Friday morning a match  took place between Mrs. Rotherlisini  and Miss Emily .Tackson for the! coveted honor which had formerly been  awarded by the handicap committee  to Mrs. Rotherham. The result of Friday's match served to transfer the  honor to Miss .'Jackson who won the  mutch 2 holes up.  L. Harris, the bee in an' of South  Vernon, who has been appointed Foul  Brood inspector by the : Provincial  Government, will give a demonstration in Keremeos on' May 27th. All  who are interested in bee-keeping  should inake it a pp.jnt to attendsiiid  fruitgrowers generally should be interested in bees for the bee is a most  valuable' ally of the fruit-grower.  Yorky sirtived in town on Saturday  from 'Princeton as sober sind exemplary as a curate and brings wonderful  tales of the water wagon stunts of  Peck Me-Swain. In fact the aelanian-  tine mantle of sobriety with which  Yorky liit the town was of Peck's  wesiving sind may Yorky's mantle  never get any holes in it nor the weaver fa niter in the good work. Now  wouldn't it be funny if Peck were to  inaugursite here in the Sunilksiiiieen a  movement which would spread like  the "Catch My Pal" movement in the  north of Irelsuid which made the iiiime  of Patterson fsinious?  The route between Penticton and  Keremeos is now well provided i'or  with two siuto lines giving si dsilly service. AVelby's auto lesives Keremeos  on Tuesdays, Thursdays sind Saturdays on arrival of the train from the  west, returning next morning in time  to csitch the forenoon train up the  valley and Tweddle'sauto leaves Keremeos at the same hour on Mondays,  Wednesdays and Fridsiys for Penticton returning to Keremeos the same  evening on arrival', of the .'.-steamer  Okanagsm from Okanagan 'Landing.''  Whether.-.this may be worked into a  daily mail service from Penticton does  not yet appear.  The following marriage notice sip-  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  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.  pearing  in the Spokane  Chronicle of  April 23rd  will   be of interest  to the  older -residents  of Hedley who were  'here-when thebride was si resident of  Hedley: "Miss Vella.Hamilton of Spokane and Thomas King, of Princeton,  B.C.,  were  quietly  married Monday  evening,   April  22nd,   at   the home of  the bride's sister, Mrs. Charles Joyner,  of 04S17 Madison street. The Rev. M.E.  Bollen of Opportunity officiated. Only  a   few   immediate   friends   of   Miss  Hamilton' were   present.     The   bride  wore a psile blue crepe de chine gown.  She carried  bride's roses  smd was unattended.     After the ceremony a'supper was  served  in the dining  room,  which was   decorated with   daffodils  and other flowers.     Mrs.   King   has  made her home in Spokane for several  years.     The  couple will  letive today  for Princeton,   where Mr. King is in  business.     Those   present were:   Mr.  and Mrs.  T.  F.   King,   Mr. arid  Mrs  Charles Joyner,  Rev.    M. E.   Bollen,  Ned Joyner, S. McGregor and J. Hor-  rigan."  Synopsis of Coal Mining- Regulations  r-eOAL mining rights of the Dominion, in  ^-' Manitoba, .Saskatchewan and Alberta,  the Yukon Toi-r-itory, tlio North-west. Territories and in a portion of the Province of J'ri-  tish Columbia, may bo leased fora term of  twenty-one years at an ami mil rental of ������1 an  acre. Not more than 2,;'iii!) acres will be leasee!  to one applicant., '...'���������'  Application for a lease must be inaile by the  applicant in person to the Agent orSub-Agent  of the district in< which the "rights applied for  are situated.        ���������.-<���������-���������:,.  ���������Tn'siii-v'cyccl.' territory the land must be dos-  'oribed by sections, or legal sub-divisions of  sections, anel inuiisurve.voel territory the tract  applied for shall be'staked out by the applicant  himself.  Each application must be iieooiuuanied by a  fee of So which will be -refunded if the' rights  applied for arc not- available, but not ot lier-  wise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the rate of five cents  per ton  The person operating the mine shall furnish  the Agent with sworn returns accounting for  the full quantity of merchantable coal mined  and wsiy the royalty thei-eoii. If the coal mining rights arc not being operated, such returns :  should bo furnished at least once a year.  The louse will include the coal mining rights  only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface -igh'ts may  be considered necessary for tbe working of the  mine at the rate of $10.<J0 an acre.I  For full information application should bo  made to the Secretory of the Department, of  the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY.  , Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.-Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will nob be paid for. (Mini  *������  ���������  f Mooney's Biscuits:  ��������� ������������������ t  We have just received a consignment of these well known buscuits  and recommend them as the nicest  lot.of biscuits ever received in Hedley. We have them in bulk and in  packages of all sizes.  It In Continually From Now On  TO CANADIAN ARCHITECTS  Competition for Now University Buildings to  be Erected tit Point Grey, near Van  couvcr, British Columbia  Sooklqtj,ProjpsciJ, ������f/j/o$uef  zA'ea)&'pape������j;andsi?purpose?.  PHon������ Tf3.-a.in 6434  The Government of British Columbia invito  Competitive Plans for the general .scheme and  design for the proposed now University, togethl  or with more detailed Plans for the buildings  te> be erected first at iin estimated cost of  $1,5C0,0(,)0.  Prizes of ������10.000 will bo given for the most  successful Designs submitted.  Particulars of the competition anel plan of  site may be obtained on request from the  undersigned.  The designs to bo sent in by July 31st. J',112  addressed to  The Mix'istek of Kkucatiox.  Parliament Builoings.  Victoria, British Columbia  ���������   " '        ���������  "  + Curlew Butter Now in Stock and We Will Have  ���������    ���������  ..  + Green vegetables arrive at the end of every week  ��������������������������� __  ��������� " ~  fShatfords, Ltd.f  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^������������������������������������������������������������������������*  8      "ofpoJfarH&JKt  60   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights Ac-  Anyone sending a sketch and description may  quickly ascertain our opinion free whether an  Invention is probably patentable. Cnimnunicft.  lions strictly coutlcieiitiiil. HANDBOOK onPatentu  sent freo. Oldest agency for securing patents.  Patents taken through 51mm & Co. receive  special notice, without charge, in tb.6  A handsomely illustrated weekly. I.nrccst cir.  dilation of any soientitlc journal. Terms, $3 a  rei.-ir: four months, $1.  Sold by all newsdealers.  WATER NOTICE  For a Licence to  Take and  Use Water  "YTotie-o is hereby given that The Ashiuwla  x> Power Co. Ltd.. of Vancouver, li. C. will  apply for ii lice-nco lei take mid use ���������'.VIcubic foot  per scconel of water out of the Siuiilkiliuci-.u  river wliich Hows in a smith-easterly elireetion  through M. C. mid empties inte������ Okanagan river  near Oroville-, Wash. The water will tic diverted lie.-itr .S. W, corner of l.ofJllTSand will be used  for Power purposes on the land described ns  near the mouth of Twenty-mile creek.  This notice was posted on the ground on the  ���������>!)th day of March, 191-J. The application will  bo tiled in the oillce of the Water Koe-ordci-at  Fairview.  Objections may be filed with the saiel Water  Ueeurelor or with tho Controller of Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria. 11. C.  Tin-: Asiiawota Powkk Co. Ltd.  l.'M T. I). Picknrd, ngcnl.  PflLflGk  Livem, Feed & Sale Stables  ���������- 1-1HI.M/ISY   I!. C   II A good stoe:k of  rtor-ries uuel Rigs em  Hand.    ���������' Orders fur Teaming  promptly .attended to.  >������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������#-������������������������������������������������������������������������  ������6  els!  ^  n  ���������  The finest lubricant for the Commercial ���������  Machine is ^  PRINTERS' INK       |  This may be applied in different  ways but the two old stand-bys are  judicious advertising: in the local  paper and neat stationery printed at  home. The Gazette can suit all requirements.  jc |J0!.361Broad-vay'  "Bratfch Office, e?25 V St.. WanliiuRton". D. C."  Advertise in the  H e dley Gazette  and watch Results  Office of Dominion Express Gompanu.  W O O I)   V O II   S A L E!  Phon.   M INN1S   BROS. Proprietors.  TRY THE  Hedley   Gazette  FOR  Fine job Printing  HAS THE LUBRICANT  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. MAY 9,1912.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen----Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  Ren Harlow went over to Penticton  Monday.  Six different uutos pulled into Kere-  liu-os.'Monday.  Great doings at Keremeos on the  mh.    See. .small bills.  H. N. Ricliby. of Suiimierl.-ind was  iii Keremeos on Tuesday.  Mrs. .J. A. Brown will not receive:  this -mouth' nor again this season.  The postmaster took a run up to  Princeton on ���������Wednesday of last week.  Kola nil Smith returned to Keremeos  a ft c f spending a few weeks at Penticton.  No reports of any damage by frost-^  trees in fine shape and loaded with  fruit.  Vincent C. Wilson, wife and family,  spent a-few days in Keremeos last  week.  George M. Louden,-of Loomis, was  up visiting his elaughte-a.. Mrs. Frank  Rich tier.  Mrs. Geo. li. Clark and Bennie went  to Princeton Wednesday returning  the same day.  R. C. Armstrong says he is training  a trotting horse for Victoria Day.  Keep it dark.  H. B. Meuuse-tte went up the Ashnola Tuesday to do some more work  on his pre-emption.  A. J. Brejithaupt, formerly of tlie  hyrdographic survey, came over from  Penticton on Tuesday.  A party of.,Joy-riders from Penticton passed through Sunday on their  way to Princeton.  Messrs. Boeinir and Brass, of Hedley,  started to work on the frame work of  tlie quarantine station, Tuesday.  Maurice Daly and George Allison  left Saturday to do assessment work  on some, claims in the Ashnola river-  district.  Professor Brown ell, the well-known  piano tuner, is spending a few days in  the district trying to find the "Lost  Chord".  Messrs. VV. 11. Alawhinney and T.A.  Osborne went over to Summerland to  attend the Methodist conference at  that place.  Mr. and Mrs. Crandell Beamish and  children, of Coalmont, after staying  three clays with Mr. E.M. Crooker left  for Vancouver Monday.  L. A. Flyrin, who has been visiting  his nephew, Dr, Connolly, left on  Tuesday for his home in Kingston.--  Salmon Arm Observer'.  W.'W. Taylor and C. and J. Mc-  Elwain, of Spr-ague, Wash., passed  through this week with some farm  stock and settlers' effects.  The concert to be given by Miss  Trailb will take place in the Town  hall Tuesday, May 10th. An excellent  programme will be provided.  Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Mc.Farla.no and  family, of Dunnville, were through  here in an auto this week. They were  making a tour to see the country.  C M. Sullivan, manager of the  Okanagan Telephone Co., came in  Sunday to look over the ground relative to establishing an exchange in  Ke-reniecis.  Great Northern officials W.D. Scott,  general manager western division; R.  C. Morgan, superintendent; and master mechanic Kelly went through to  Coalmont Wednesday.  .1. C. Corwin, who controls most of  the placer claims on the Similkameen,  contemplates considerable development work this summer. He returned  to Vancouver Saturday.  Some very mischievous persons  hauled a buggy which was left alongside of the road between here and the  Centre and dumped it over the grade.  'It's a dandy trick for grown up men to  do.  Mrs. A. F. Kirby returned to Keremeos last Thursday feeling much better for her stay at Banff Hot Springs.  While away Mrs. Kit-by took a trip to  Edmonton with her husband, George  Kirby, who is doing fine- in the real  estate line at that pla.ee.  Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Jagg, of Bridgeport, Wash., came through with an  auto on Tuesday and had the misfortune to have a breakdown while passing through town. They got the machine fixed up and proceeded on their  way.  A meeting of Keremeos fruit-growers will beheld on Monday evening,  May 27tli atS p. in.,sharp, in the town  hall to discuss general business, to be  followed by a lecture to be delivered  by L. Harris on bee-keeping. Everyone interested should attend. Ladies  especially we Iconic?.  The annual meeting of the ladies'  aid of the Methodist church was held  at the homo of Mrs. Jas. Innis last  Thursday p.m. The -officers elected  for the following year are: President  Mrs. F. Gibson, Vice-president Mrs.  E.M. Crooker, Secretary Mrs. R. L.  Gibson, Treasurer, Mrs. D. .1. Innis.  It was decided by"the ladies to have a  booth on the 24th of May on tho baseball grounds.  ������������������''.' '  ' ��������� ��������� ���������     '���������..���������������������������  There is every prospect of a grand  celebration here on Victoria Day.  Keremeos Centre has very kindly consented not to have any sports so that  there will now be no hitch in the programme. We hope that the Victoria  day celebrations in the future can be  held alternately between here anel the  Centre. We must pull together. After  the kindness of the Centre sports'committee we hope at Kererneos that  every one of us will turn out next  Victoria Day and niake it a grand success at the Centre. Meetings of the  committees were held last'week to decide on all questions. The committees  are as follows: baseball���������J. A. Brown,  0. Armstrong, AV. Daly, M. Daly;  horse racing���������D. JY Innis, R.IT. Hogg,  E. M. Crooker; Athletics ��������� W. Hope,  L. Coleman, R. H. Carmichael,  S. H.  G. McCurdy: trap sliooting���������H. B.  Meausette, E. M. Crooker, G. G."Keel-;  er, R.H. Carmichael; dance���������W. Hope  Beach Cawston, Robt McCurdy, L.  Coleman, W. Daly. Anyone outside  of the committees having any suggestions to make will do a kindness by  mentioning them to any committeeman.  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,   Proprietress.  Kcrcmeos-Peiitictoii Mail Stage.  The auto stage leaves Keremeos for  Penticton, Tuesdays, Thursdays - and  Saturday at 5 p.m.  Single"fare $7.50, Return .$14.00  Phone II, Penticton W. E. Welbv.  SPRAY  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  REAL ESTATE MINES  gentfor:  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co. -  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Keremeos. B. C.  C.  JE.  SHAW  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provincial Land Surveyor.  Office of J. A. Brown  KEREMEOS - - B.C.  GENERAL NEWS  Tlie Titanic relief fund has already  mounted above the million mark.  The new council in the Yukon territory has just been elected and the  majority are conservatives.  To counteract the rush to Canada,  Iowa is going to teach her farmers  how to farm scientifically, and short  courses for farmers are being promoted.  Premier Borden litis returned to the  capital after his month's sojourn m  Virginia.  James Osborne, general superintendent of the Pacific division of the C.  P. R., died last week at his home on  Shaughnessy Heights, Vancouver.  R. H. EOGEES,  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 by  the barrel or gallon.  Wc  carry a full line of Garden and Field Seeds.  Five Roses Flour always in stock  F.  RICHTER ESTATE  For a. Licence to Take and Use Water  "VTotice is hereby given 'that The Ashawotn,  -^ Power Co'.-Ltd.-,- ot Vancouver. B.C., will  apply for a licence,to take and use 50 cubic feet  per second of water out of Ashnola river, whieh  flow.s in an easterly direction through the Similkameen district and empties into the Si-  niilkaiiieeii river- about 8 miles from Kercincos.  The water will be diverted at the second can-  vein and will be used for- Power purposes on tlie  lanel described as G. K. Oliver's Pre-emption.  This notice wis posted on the ground em the  2fltli day of March. 15112. The application will  be tiled in the ollice of the Water Itecordcr at  Fairview.  Objections may be filed with the said Water  Recorder   or  with   the   Controller  of   Water  llights. I'arliamc-nt Buildings, Victoria, B. C.  The asitawota Power Co. Lrn.  i:i-l T. D. Pie:kard. agent  PRINCETON POETRY FARM  PRINCETON, B. C.  Breeders of S. C. White Leghorns  Egg Settings from now on at half  price except No. :-} pen.  Young stock feir Sale, March arid  April hatched pullets from $1.00 each  and up. Cockerels from $2.00 to $5.00  each in any quantity.  Address all communications to  T. C. Brooke, Princeton.  f\pr*\/.f\fj>*\rJ*\r*>^rS*\r+  KEREMEOS      i  AUTO LIVERY  > Tweddle's New 40 horse-power  \ Case Auto  C Leaves Keremeos for-Pentic-  c ton,  Monday,   Wednesday  p and Friday at- 4:4-5 p.m.  Returning, leaves Pertticton  Monday, Wednesday and  Friday on arrival of Str.  Okanagan at 7:30 p.m.  single fare -   $7.50  RETURN" -        $14.00  Arrang'-rnents for Tmnks  and other Baggage  A First-Class Driver has been  Engaged and the auto may  be hired at 50c per mile,  minimum rate; for further  particulars apply to  HARRY TWEDDLE  Keremeos Centre       -       B. C.  ADVERTISE   IN   THE   GAZETTE  COPPER  The NewKelifcion of the  COPPER HANDBOOK.  just published, is volume X. for the years 1010-  1911, and reeiuircd nearly eighteen months in  preparation.  It has 1902 Pages  containing nearly one and a half million words  or about twice as much matter as the bible.  There are :'���������"> chapters, anil the book covers the  Copper Industry of the World  COVKRIXG: Copper History, Geology,  Geography. Chemistry. Mineralogy, Mining,  Milling, Leaching. Smelting. Kefiiiiiig, 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 case of a dead company, in which case reference is made to a proceeding edition giving  11 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 references oil mines or mining  investments', lias been fully revised.  The new edition of the Copper handboo is a  dozen books in one, covering all phases of the  eopner industry of the entire world. It is used  as tlie  WORLD'S STAMP REFERENCE  BOOK OS 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  THK SPECULATOR  THE METALLURGIST  THE CONSUMER  THE MINER  Price is $5 in bin: ram with gilt top, or S7.f>0  in genuine full library morocco.  Terms are the most liberal, Send 110 money,  but order the boo sent you, all carriage charges prepaid, on one wee 's approval, to be re-  turncel if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits.  Can you afford not to see the boo and judge  for yourself of its value to you?  Write now to the editor and publisher,  HORACE J. STEVENS  (Mil TEMPLE BUILDING. HOUGHTON.  Michigan, U. S. A.  @-  #  @  @  ������  ������  tot  What a few Acre of Keremeos Fruit Lands  will be worth in a few years when  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 offers such  big returns on the capital invested. *  REMEMBER  We  offer no land but what-has. the  ready on it  water al-  Fruit Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 and 350 per acre.     Town Lots.  Keremeos Land Co., Ltd.  KEREMEOS, B. C.  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������.  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  ������  THE   RIVERSIDE    NURSERIES  GRAND FORKS, B. C.  Have still on hand for spring planting  Wageneii Northern Spy Wealthy Jonathan  McIntosii Red Winesap Snows Gravenstin  King David Rome Beaumv Red Cheeked Pippin  Plums, Peaks and Peaches  Established in 1900   , 125 ACRES  k  Plumbing and Heating, Sheet  ������?  METEOROLOGICAL  Temperature registered at Meteoi-o-  gieal Station, Keremeos, for week  ending, May-Ith,   1912.  Maximum  Apr B0 .. 48  May  1 .. 60  2 .. 01  M ..        m  4 .. 67  52  72  o  (>  Average maximum  Average minimum  Mean  Rainfall for' tlie week  Minimum  m  35  ���������If)  ���������IS  47  40  4(5  61.85  43.85  52.85  0.10 inches  ������  K  K  K  K  x  I  X  X  K  K  x  K  x  K  x  a  X  Metal Work Tinsmithing  Shop corner Angela Ave. and Bridge  St.,  in 'IVIurdock's blacksmith shop.'  Work guaranteed.  Consult us about your work  DIGNAN & ATKIN  Pl-ACTlCAl. "WOHKMEX PkOI'RIKTOKS  PRINCETON, B. C.  1  i  i  5  s  i  I  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  CONVEYANCING, CUSTOMS BROKERAGE,  FIRE INSURANCE  NOTICE  similkameen; land district  DISTKICT OK VAI.K  OFFICE  KEREMEOS. B.C.  silk:������  Large Assortment of eboiee Silk Dress  Goods, Silk hnndkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOHMY'SING, Keremeos  NOTICE  SIM.ILKAMKKN LAND DISTRICT  IM.STIUCT OK VAI.K  i-pAKK   NOTICK   flint  T,   Kilwiud   Ase-nilli  L        Hiu-fci-tinvc-s, of Kci'omoos.  15. C. oceiujin-  tion Hune.-lior, intends to apply for peu'inission  to piu-vlinso the following ile^e-ribe-el lands.  Conirncnciiifr at n post planted at tlie: H. K.  corner of Leit'Jtls. Mrs. Watrstall's I*. I*'��������� tlioiic-o  east 10 chains, thence north SO chains, tlienee  west 10 chains-, thence south 80 idiiiins to point  of commencement, containing 80 ae-res more  or less  KDWAItD ASQUITH HAUUHIOAVKS  March 1st, 1SI12 0-10  Take notice that T, Hiram IiikIcc,  of White  '���������       Lake, B.C., occupation, farinor:*intcn<l to  apply for permission topurelui.se the following*  elese-i-ihed lands���������  Commencing at a post planted at the south  west corner of Lot 100!'. thene-o north 10 e-hains.  thence west 20 chains, thence south 10 chains,  thence east '.'(J chain--* to point of cennnicncc-  liient. contiiininK eighty acres more or loss.  II. INGLKK  Mny 1st, 11112 1S-5  SING LEE  Liuuichy, Contracting- of all.  kinds, Ditch digging-, Wood  Sawing, Cleaving- land, Cooking and all kinds oi: Chinese  Labor.  Keremeos, B.C.  il  ���������I  w  I  a  When   writing   Adversers      Please  Mention the Gazette.

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