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Array AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Yol. III.  No. 45.  HEDLEY, B. C, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 1907.  $2.00, in Advance.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  HEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO  ESTABLISHED  1867  B. E. WALKER, President  ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager  A. H. IRELAND, Superintendent of  Branches  Paid-up Capital, $10,000,000  Rest, - - - 5,000,000  Total Assets, - 113,000,000  Branches throughout Canada, arid in the United States and England  A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS  TRANSACTED  COMMERCIAL AND FARMERS' PAPER DISCOUNTED!  84  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Deposits of $1 and. upwards received, and interest allowed at  current rates. The depositor is subject to no delay whatever to  the withdrawal of the whole or any portion of the deposit.  INDIAN'AFFAIRS-'  REPORT  Extracts  From   Government  Blue-book on Neighbor-ins-; Reserves  URGE PER CAPITA HOLDINGS  Reports Fail to Shed Light on Various  Important Details���������Very General in  Their Character��������� Large Acreage in  Other Bands.  Penticton Branch, J. J. Hunter, Manager.  CHARLES M. SHAW  Civic Engineer,  Dominion   and   Provincial  Land Surveyor.  Orders man be left at Gazette office.  HEDLEY,      :       :       :       :       B. G.  R. H. ROGERS,  M.A., B.C..L.  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC.  THE ADVICE TO THE WORLD.  [By Tiujkburiw]'  Vernon, B.C.  Grand Union  Hotel. ���������  HEDLEY, B. C.  HERRING & WINKLER, Proprietors  Go, and tlic Lord go with thee.  Play the man in the world's mail strife.  To thyself bo true���������  The world renew  With life that is pure anel bright.  Discount the wrong.  However strong.  Let right be the might of thy day.  Thy soul keep pure, to the onel endure;  It will undoubtedly pay.  Be kind, be gentle, yea loving too.  'Twill be balm to thy brother man.  Sure this the way  To brighten the day.  Bo clouded with cull'and scorn. ,  Lend���������thy hand in tho darkness.  Help poor man to the light.  Bear with his folly,  His thoughtless quest,  Show him the way to be right.  He has groped, is groping in darkness.  Of error, temptation anel doubt,  Driven like a rudderless vessel  Seeking to find his wivy out.  Then work���������the night is approaching.  Seek tho lost���������help the weak on the way.  There are loads to lift, poor lives to bliss.  On the trail of life's highway.   Hedley, B.C., Nov. ai, 1907.  SIMILKAMEEN WILL COMPETE.  The  Farmers'   Exchange   at  Keremeos  Will Place Fruit on Exhibition.  A, MEG RAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,   Real Estate.  Mines  Crown    Grants   Applied   .For  Under Land  Act anel  Mineral Act.  Agent for:  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co.  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Office  at  HEDLEY,   B. C.  HOTEL PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Rates Moderate.  A. Haiinks, Prop.  Pkntioton', U.C.  HOLLAXl>,   FltKNCH   AND   .IAPA.N*  bulbs feu- fall planting.  Seeds-Trees-FlaMs  for the  farm,  garden,  lawn or  conservatory.  Reliable  approved varieties,  at  re-asonable prices.  Please bear in mind in placing your order  that our fvuit trees are not grown from  cheap imported pieces root grafts, butarc  budded on whole mot .seedlinggrown on  our own grounds and from bearing trees  Bee Supplies, Spray Pumps mid  Spraying Material, Out Flowers,  etc.    CATALOGUE FRFIO.  Oldest established nursery on the mainland of B. C.  The Northwest Fruit-growers' Association are holding a convention and  exhihition in Vancouver on Dec. 4th,  5th and 0th.  In addition to the convention proceedings, the Association will give  handsome prizes for a fruit exhibit,  divided into three classes.  The first class is for best five boxes  of apples, and the prizes in this will be  $100, .$50 and $25. The second class is  for the best stand of fresh fruit 5 x 5  feet and 10 feet high. The meaning of  this is not-overly clear. Under this  name the Similkameen would be disposed to make a showing of fresh  strawberries, peaches, plums, pears,  almonds, grapes, &c, but the fruitgrowers in this valley elon't feel as if  they could do justice to themselves in  these varieties during the closing days  of November.  Tin- third class is for the best box of  commercial apples.  In addition tei the exhibit made by  the Farmers' Exchange, Mr. Richter  witl make a private exhibit, ami judging from the success which attended  his efforts at the Westminster fair,  this valley should pull some honors  out of the affair.  The Rossland Miner expresses the  regret felt in that town at the removal of Rev. Cleland to Penticton.  Mr. Cleland was very popular in Ross-  land, anel the people of Penticton are  Iuckv in securing him.  The report e>f the department of Indian affairs is to hand, and as this is a,  subject that interests materially the  people of this district, we reproduce  parts of the report made, by Indian  Agent A. Irwin, of the Kamloops-Ok-  auagan agency, dealing with the reservations of the Similkameen and lower  Okanagan, embracing 'the Similkameen, Osoyoos and Penticton bands. <  ; This is a subject to which the Gazette  has given a great deal of attention at  intervals during the past year, and it  will not be necessary here to present  again any of the arguments already  put forward feu- dealing with the whole  subject of Indian affairs in a way to  promote the advancement of the  country.  There are, however, a few points to  which attention should be called concerning the report issued by Minister  Frank Oliver, who as Minister of the  Interior, is superintendent general of  Indian affairs. That gentleman has  been blamed for a too vigorous use of  the blue, pencil in expurgating matter  from public reports, that dieln't suit  his fancy ; and compared with the reports issued years ago by the department of Indian affairs, the details  given are now rather meagre. Years  ago these annual reports showed how  many acres each band, and individual  Indians thereof, cultivated each year,  and the number eif bushels of various  cereals, tons of hay, &c, which he  grew, but that information is no longer forthcoming. This is to be regretted as it is a vital point, bearing upon  a business re-adjustment of the whole  question of Indian reservations.  Another point about the report is  the population shown. That for the  reservations on the Similkameen between Princeton and the United States  boundary is given officially at 181, as  stated in the Gazette a few weeks ago.  It hael been stated that the official figures setting forth the Indian population we're incorrect, and that this was  due to the fact that the enumerators  were fooleel by having Indians from  Washington State come in to be counted. An enumeration made three  months ago accounted for only 140  Indians between Princeton anil the  boundary line instead of the official  number 181. Taking 1-10 as the correct  population it would give a per capita  holding eif 183.-1 acres, instead of 141  acres as shown by the official figures.  Anel fen- Osoyoos and Penticton hands,  allowing the official figures of these to  he correct, it shows the per capita  holding of Osoyoos Indians to be 494.8  acres, anel Penticton 300.2 acres.  Temperance and Morality. ��������� They  are temperate and moral.  PENTICTON  HAND.  Reserves.���������The reserves, three, of  this .band are located at the foot of  Okanagan lake, No. 3 being 12 miles  from No. 1. They contain 48,094 acres  of good meadow, farming anel grazing  lands.  Population.���������The population eif this  band  is   159.  Health and Sanitation.���������No epidemic���������  has visited these Indians. Their houses  are- well kept, and sanitation is good.  Occupations.���������They engage in fanning, stock-raising and fruit-growing.  They fishj hunt anel work as cowboys.  Buildings.���������Their buildings are very  comfortable.  Stock.���������They have some good horses  and cattle,  Farm Implements.���������They have sufficient implements.  Education.���������There are ne-> schools.  Characteristics and Progress.���������They  are. industrious and many are well-to-  do.    They grow considerable fruit.  Temperance and Morality. ��������� They  are temperate and fairly moral  BOUNDARY MINES  SHUTDOWN  With   Only   a   Few   Hours'  Warning, Mines and  Smelters Stop.  OVER 2,000 MEN ARE LET OUT  The Granby and B. C. Copper Companies, Acting on Instructions From  New York, Close at Same Time ���������  Dominion Copper Co. Was Already  Shut   Down.  SIMILKAMEEN, LOWER AND UPPER  BANDS (ClIUCHUWAYllA, ASHNOLA  AND SHENNOSQUANKIN).  Rescrvees.���������The reserves of this band,  numbering 17, are located along-the  Similkameen river, from the boundary  line to Princeton. The area of the  Lower reserves is 19,472 acres, and that  of the Upper is 6,438 acres, containing  good bottom, bench and grazing lands.  Population.���������The population of the.  Lower band is 134, and the population  of the Upper band is 47.  Health and Sanitation.���������The general  health of these bands has been good.  No epidemic has visited them, sanitation is good, and they have beefti vaccinated.  Occupations.���������They farm and raise  stock extensively, fish, hunt anel work  as laborers.  Buildings. ���������They have a fair class of  log buildings.  ' Stock.���������They have a number of fair  horses and cattle.  Farm Implements.���������They have all  necessary implements.  Characteristics and Progress.���������They  are industrious and law-abiding, and  they do well in farming.  Temperance and Morality.���������They  are temperate anel moral.  PAULINE   JOHNSON.  M. J. HENRY,  3010 Westminster Road,       Vancouver.  King Ke-nnedy, ventriloquist and  conjurer, who gave an entertainment  two years ago, will be in Heclley on  Dee-ember 5th. Formerly he varied  his ventriloquial anel trick performances with gooel gi-ainaphone selections, and this time he has added to  his programme, moving pictures by  one of the latest improved machines  which it is claimed has overcome all  thai jumping effect on the screen  which spoiled the appearance of some  of the best pictures. His hand-bills  anel posters give in more detail the  character of the entertainment.  OHOYOOS   HAND  (NKAMII').  Reserve's.���������The reserves of this band,  two in number, are located at the head  of Osoyoos lake and at the foot of Dog  lake. The area is 32,108 acres; some  fruit-raising, but mostly farming anel  grazing lands.  Population.���������The population of this  hand is 05.  Health and Sanitation.���������No epidemic  has appeared. Their houses are clean,  and other sanitary conditions ai-e good.  They have been vaccinated.  Occupations.���������They grow cereals,  vegetables and fruit, and raise; stock;  they fish and hunt, anel work as  la.horcrs.  Buildings.���������Their recent buildings  show a elecided improvement on the  older, anel poorer, log buildings.  Stock.���������They have a number of fair  horses and cattle.  Farm Implements.��������� They are well  supplieel with implements.  Education.���������There are no schools.  Characteristics and progress.���������These  Indians are fairly industrious. The  fruit they raise finds a ready market.  They are law-abiding.  When the mountain wouldn't come  to Mohammed  he decided to make a  friendly call on the mountain.   In like  manner,  when the dusky fair Pauline  wouldn't come to Hedley, a dozen or  so of Hedley went to Pauline,  who,  with Walter McRaye,  gave an entertainment in Keremeos on   Saturday  night last under the auspices of the  Similkameen    Farmer's     Exchange.  Many  had heard her before, and her  repertoire has not changed very much.  Nevertheless, it bears repetition, for  the. various numbers hael literary merit.     She does not lay any  claim  to  elocutionary  art,   but as an   author  she has proven her skill.   She  is an  Indian,   anel   proud  of   her   Mohawk  blood;   anel  Canadians   knowing   the  history of this  young country  anel its  struggles for British supremacy can  share  with  her the pride of that race  which gave  to Canadian  history  the  names of heroes like Brant and Tecum-  seh, who  fought shoulder tei shoulder  with  the Canadian settlers.      These,  aideel with a mere handful of British  regulars anel their Indian allies, defended  their homes in   the   war of  TS12,  winning success after success until the  close  of the  war found neit a single  American   soldier   on   Canadian   soil  when  the treaty of peace was signed,  except as a prisoner of war,  while Detroit,   Machilimuckinae   and half the  state of Michigan was held by the Canadians, to be handed back by the terms  of the treaty.     This  may seem  a digression but it is merely to explain the  intense Canadian sentiment to be founel  in the   writings of Pauline Johnson.  Her companion, Walter McRaye,  recites largely from the writings  of the  late Dr. Drumiuonel and interprets admirably the  sentiments of that fine  large-hearted Canadian writer, except,  perhaps, that he lacked somewhat the  vivacity of the typical habitant.    Altogether the entertainment was a most  enjoyable one.  Phoenix, Nov. 12.���������Like a bolt from  the bine to the Boundary came the  news last night that all of the large  mines and smelters of this section had  decided to immediately discontinue eip-  erations of all kinds completely, and  orders to this end wore immediately  put into effect by the several mine and.  smelter managements operating in,  the. district.  Yesterday morning about 100 men  were let out at the Gran by \s Gold Dreip  mine, a property in the large group*  but operated independently in .some-  respects. Last night most e>f the rest  of the 500 men employed at the Granby  mines property were told not to come ,  to work, and the same thing occurred  at the Snowshoe mine in this camp.  The Dominion Copper Co.'s mines have  been closed for three --or--four weeks.  Reports from the B. C. Copper mines-  are to the same effect and it is also reported that the mines at Rossland  have likewise discontinued operations  entirely.  For the first time in ten years, except during the coke shorage last May  no whistles were heart! in this camp  since last night, and probably will not  be heard for a while to come, from all  indications.  No explanations are forthcoming as  yet as to the cause of tln> close down.  Only a few men are at work at the different mines and they are. cleaning up,  putting away tool, draining pipe lines  and in general preparing for making  machinery, etc., in shape for idleness  for some time. Duriug the night the  last ore was crushed and loaded into  the railway dumps, and to-day the last  trains of ore are being taken out. No  one appears to know how long the  close down will last. Yesterday was  pay day for October in this camp, and  with the 11 days now to be paid for,  about $100,000 is the sum total of the  wages paid out in Phoenix this week.  PUSHING   CONSTRUCTION.  The Working   Force   Increasing   Each  Week ��������� More  Horses   Expected   Shortly.  Considering the force which has  been working substantial progress has  been made on the V. V. ik E. grades  between here anel Ke-nuneos.  At No. 1 camp, where the greater  number of men have been employed,  there has been a good show niaele both  in completion of considerable! portions  of the grade and in preparation for the  steam shovel which has been at Keremeos for several,weeks awaiting horses  te) haul away the dirt. Trestling has  been put in for the dump along the  river above Webster's ferry and the  grade on the lemg flat above is almost  completed. Preparations are being  made for putting in temporary bridge  to take the shovel across the river on  completion of the cut iie-ar the ferry.  Across the river a gang is at work in  a cut opposite the elitch camp. The  clearing of right of way is also well  advanced.  Above Ashnola creek the' right of  way has been clearenl from the point,  where the track re-crosses the river,  up to and along the greater part of  brushy bottom.  From Squakim's up to Ile-elley grading is in progress iii six or seven elif-  ferent places, anel No. 2 camp opposite  the mission is pretty well fixed up for  the winter. Stables are being completed fen- the horses.  Work on the rock cut is in progress. THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE,   NOVEMBER 21,    1907.  Similkameen Advertiser.  Issued oil Thursdays, by the Hkui.kv C'azwttu  PUINTINO ASM) I'UUI.ISlllNC! COMPANY,  Li.miti-:)).  at Hedley, 11. IV  though the working force in the Butte-  mines had been reduce-d over sixty  per cent   throwing many miners out  -.L'.iiii  1.00  j of employment.  !    Had there been ik> Lcniiciix  Act in  ! I his country and the miners and their  employers had been   able   to   get   lei-  ���������geiher   anel    negeitiate,   it  is   almost  NOTICE.  Subscriptions in Advance  1'e.r Year '...:.   Six Mouths   Advertising Rates i  Measurement. 12 lines to the inch.      .   .   I  Land Notices���������Certificates of improvement, etc. I taken place'.   Unfortunately, however,  ."���������7.00 for (iO-dny notices, and $."..00 fen- H0-clay '  certain that no shutdown would   have  notices.  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one  inch. ������1.00 for one insertion, 2r> cents for  each subsequent insertion. Over one ineh.  in cents tier line for lirst insertion and 5  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  (Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  SI.:.*.'���������; over I inch and up to ! inches. Si.00  per inch pei-inonth. To constant ad vert-isers  taking larger space than four inches, on  application, rates will be given of reduced  charges, based on sizes of space and length  of time.  Advertisements will bo changed once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes ofteuer tluin emceainonth  the;   price of composition   will  be charged at  regular rates.  Changes foi- contract ad vortixomonls should  be in 1 lie oilieo by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue.  A. MECiRAW, Managing fcdltor.  Full Moon  Will  Last quar.  ���������J7th.  1907  NOV  .Vow Moon  iith  First quar.  12th.  1.907  Sun. Moil. Tues. Wed. Tim. Fri. Sat.  10  17  24  11.  IS  .12  19  2(5  fi  IS  20  ���������27  14  21  23  1  S  15  22  29  2  9  1(5  2S  SO  THE BOUNDARY SHUTDOWN  When any disaster occurs, whether  local or general-in its bearing, the public become anxious to learn the cause  anel in most instances the lirst reasons  advanced lack very milch of being the  real reason. When the Quebec bridge:  we-iit deswn, effort was made to show  that the engineers were blameless, anel  to some inscrutable slip of providence  was eliu- tin- calamity that hael befallen,  but later on they find that it was the  engineers who had flown in the: face  of preividenee by asking materials to  do vastly greater duty than they had  ever been required to do before.  Last week   over   in   the   Boundary  District, a serious state of affairs came  like a thunderclap when   the smelters  anel mint's shut down with  only a few  bonis' warning   and   over   2000   men  we're* thrown out of employment.   The  reason advanesed fen- the  disaster anel  given out by   company   officials   was  the low price   of   copper, but   advices  from the Boundary  where the occurrence spells  ruin   to   tradesmen, indicate that while this reason  played a  prominent part in   bunging  it about,  the*re were other causes that weighed  still more.     The   self-fluxing   ores   eif  the Boundary enabled smelting to be  done at very low ceist,  and   the  large  bodies of ore that could  be  extracted  by epiarrying from glory boles cheapened the cost of   mining   to   such   an  extent that cupper wasprotlueeel there  at a minimum ceist.    Furthermore the  mini's and smelters of the  Boundary  lind  formerly operatt.-d  when   copper  was as cheap as now with   no  suggestion of the intention of closing down.  There   was   this  difference,    however,  between then and now anel   that   was  the- lowt-r wage* scale in force and longer hours eif labor.    Neither  was   there  then in existence the Lemieux Act   to  lay penalties upon mine-owners. With  the increase in the wage seialts granted  in Butte   when   copper   was   soaring  Boundary  mine-owners   we-re obliged  to give the- same   and   the  agreement  affected   between employers and eiu-  pleiyed when   the  increase  was given  did not specify any particular standard  price of copper above- or be-low  which  the high   or low scale,  was  to obtain.  When copper slumped  below the  IS  cent mark agrer-el upon   in   Butte and  bad been below that a few  weeks the  Butte   mine-owners called  for an  observance  of the   strict   terms   of   the-  agreement on the part of  the miners'  union, and   that body honorably decided to abide by their ugre-einenl and  accept the- old   wage   scale,   even   al-  a coal 'company in the Crowsnest nta  most inopportune time ran up against  one of the edaiises of the Leiuit.-iix Act  'which le-t them in for a  fine- anel   that  penalty goes to'a  maximum  of $1000  per day or part of a day that a lockout  continues.    The miners'   unions in the  Boundary are also unfortunately creel-  ite-d with taking a vote-on tlieepiestion  of acceptance or non-acceptiince of the  reduced Butte scale and   arc   said' to  liave decided not to  accept it,   taking  advantage of the technicality that no  IS cent stipulation   or1 condition   had  lie-en entered into on their part.r This  appears to have  been   the last straw  which broke the employers' hacks and  a general  shutdown of'all  the  works  of the Granby, B. C. Copper and Dominion Copper'came with appalling suddenness.    Why  this should occur in  this sudden   manner   before   negotiations were opened.up between employers and employees and for reasons alleged which made no mention of wage  scale-,   can   easily   be   understood   by  those who will read  carefully the penalty anel interpretation clauses of  the  Lemieux Act ;/and especially so after-  that coal company hael been fnieel anel  the' Bounelary   unions   hael   indicated  probable opposition   to following  the  lead of Butte miners for acceptance of  reduction as they had  before followed  it for demand of increase.     With  the  penalizing of that coal  company  and  the rumors of hostility in   the: Bounelary   unions  there seemed no alternative for the. companies than  to elo  as  they did, and the only apparent thing  which cou'lel have averted the disaster  woulel have,  been   for   the   Boundary  unions te> have grasped the situation  anel done beforediand what some employees expressed a willingness to elo  after the shutdown occurred, and that  is to follow the lead  of the Butte miners in acccepting the old scale.     Why  the companies could not afford to take  the risk of making any advances for  reaeijustment of wage, scale to meet  altered conditions in the  copper market   is very plain to   those   who   will  carefullv note the requirements of the  Lemieux Act, anel  it  is  strange  that  the unions did not see it in time.  As for the Lemieux Act itself it appears now to have had the effect of  precipitating the very condition of  things which it was intended to prevent. It is clearly an act that should  never have, been passed until preceded  by preparatory legislation compelling  labor organizations te> incorporate.  Certificate of Improvements.  "Kinii Edward" and "Nujiithawk" Mineral  Claims, situated in tho Osoyoos Mining  Division of Vale District. Where locat-  ,cd :   On .Sunup (.'reek.  TAIC10 NOTICE that I. It. H. Parkinson, free  minor's eerfillcalo No. H fiKTfl, Intend, sixty  days from date hereof, to apply to tho Mining  ItoL'onlor'fur Certilicates of Improvements, for  the purpose of obtaining Crown Grunts of the  above Claims. ..-���������".���������  And Further take notice that action.,under  Section .'17, must be commenced before the issuance of such Cert lllcates of Improvements.  Hated this '-'Stli day of October. A.D. 1007.  1836  THE BANK OF  ���������l.'MO  It. If. PARKINSON".  NOTICE.  Certificate of Improvements.  'Nick of Time Fraction," "War Cloud," "Maid  of the Mist." anel "Elbe Fraction" Mineral  Claims,' situate in the Osoyoos Mining  Division of Yale District. Where located:  Camp I Ted ley.  TAKK NOTICE that I, J. Eraser Campbell,  * Free Miner's Certitieate No. HOIMI; agent  for self and Chas. E. Oliver, Free Minor's Certificate No. lio582, intend, sixty days from the  date hereof, to apply to the Mining Reeordor  for a Certificate of Improvements' for. tho purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of the above  claims. <-.-.  And further take notice that action, iindcr  seetion -17, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 17th day of October, A.D. 1907. 40-10  1907  erica  ONE    OF   THE    OLDEST    BANKS    DOING   BUSINESS   IN   THIS  COUNTRY���������5(5 BRANCHES IN CANADA AND THE U. S.  II. STIKEMAN, General Manager  J. ELMSLY,   Supt, of Branches  Paid-Up Capital,  Reserve,       -       -  14,866,666  $2,238,666  BANKING    BY   MAIL  T Accounts of parties living at, a distance receive tsvory attention.    IT Deposits can be  inaele through the mail, anel sums added thereto and withdrawn at any time.  II Drafts issued, payable at allpoints in Canada and abroad.  Hedley   Branch,  L. G. MacHaffie, Manager  tx^:^xxM������xf^^^fs^c^^f^^asax^/^i^a^^y&^x0SK^A  NOTICE.  Certificate of Improvements.  'LITTLE.7 OK Fit ACTION " Mineral Claim,  situate in the Osoyoos Mining Division of  Vale District. Where located: On Nickel  Plate mountain.  TAKE NOTICE that I, II. A. Whillans. as  agent for ">\*. E. Durritt, F.M.C. No. 1*12701.  anel self, F.M.C. No. liaiil, intotid, 00 days from  date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder  for a Certificate of Improvements tor the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above  claim.  Ami Further take notice that action, under  section Ii7, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated tin's21th day of September, 11)07.   3S-10 '  Townships Ban  Established 1859  CAPITAL AND RESERVE, $4,860,000  Head .Okfice.:   SHERBROOKE, QUE.  79 BRANCHES IN CANADA  LKeremeos Branch,   -   -   j, fl. R. Rome, Manager  i*SCeOOSOSOS<--���������COOOQ*^^  NOTICE.  .SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT.  District qv Yai.h.  TAKE NOTICK that I, G. M. Allison, of  Kereineos. 11. C, occupation���������rancher, intend to apply for permission to purchase the  following described land:���������  Commencing at the southeast corner of Lot  :'-2!l0, thence running L'O chains south, thence 20  chains cast to Lot 257, thence 20 chains north  along line of Lot 257, thence 20 chains west to  point of commencement, and containing forty  acres more or less.  G. M. ALLISON.  Dated October 10th, 1907.        ��������� 41-10  NOTICE.  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT.  District ok Yaij:.  TAKE NOTICE that I, W. K Revely, of  Hedley, 11. C, occupation���������liveryman, intend to apply for permission to purchase tho  following described land :���������  Coinmcnoing'at a post planted near the south  west corner ot Lot 2.821, marked " W. F. Rcvo-  ly's S. E. Corner." thence north 20 chains, thence  west 20 chains, thence south 20 chains, thence  east 20 chains to point of commencement, and  containing 10 acres, more or less. .  AY. F. KKVELY.  Dated Sept. 2i)th, 1907. 38-10  HEDV&y,  B,  6.  NOTICE.  OSOYOOS LAND DISTRICT.  District -of Yale.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Robert Carew Armstrong, of Keremeos, occupation���������rancher,  intends to apply for permission to purchase the  following described land :���������  . Commencing at a post planted afc the north  west corner of the Indian reserve where it joins  Lot 1180, thence west 30 chains; thence south 40  chains; thonee cast SO chains; thence north -10  chains to point of commencement, and containing 120 .acres, more or less.  THE LEADING HOTEL OF THE SIMILKAMEEN VALLEY  This house is new and strictly first class  in every respect, heing equipped with all  modern conveniences���������electric light, telephone, baths, etc.       : :       Rates moderate.  W. T. ATHERTON,  Proprietor.  wm-n  MONEY TIGHTNESS IN SPOKANE  "Water, Water  Everywhere,   Nor Any  Drop   to   Drink."  Grand Forks, Nov. 13.���������An olel resident of the Boundary district who arrived to-day from Spokane, states that  the financial stringency in that city  has not as yet subsided. This gentleman was hiiusi'lf an eyi'-witness of a  most startling experience which befell  a friend of his a few days ago in Spokane*, ft seems that the man deposited the sum of $2000 in a well-known  Spokane bank for safe-keeping for a  couple of days.'and upon his calling to  withdraw his deposit was blandly in-  formerl by the hanker that he was not  paying out any money until the present financial crisis was over, but  stated that the bank would have a.  clearance house receipt issued for the  amount of his deposit, and he was in-  forined that he could raise money on  bis clearance house paper.  Upon receiving this clearance house  receipt the- unfortunate man w;is utterly unable to raise a. dollar on it and  was forced to borrow $10 f 10111 a friend  in order to travel to his home some  distance from Spokane, although he  hael just eleposited a large sum of  money, ft is stated that goods and  provisions will be supplied in Spokane  on a clearance house receipt, but that  they are not good for any cash.  ROHERT C'ARKW Ah.MSTRONQ.  Dated Sept. 10th. 1907. 37-10  NOTICE.  Si.Mii.KAMioH.s' Land District.  District ok Yale.  TAKE NOTICK that I, Joseph Marsel, of  Olalla, occupation���������rancher, intend to apply for permission to purchase tho following  described land :���������  Commencing at a post planted atN.K. corner  of reservation, Keremeos Creek; thence west  10 chains, thence north h'O chains, thence east 10  chains, thence south SO chains to place of commencement.  JOSEPH MARSEL.  Dated Sept. 7th, 1007. :'S-10  NOTICE   TO    ELECTRIC   LIGHT  USERS.  OWING to a. shortage of power, it may be  necessary to the operation of the plants  of this Company that tho Town Lighting Service be discontinued at any moment during the  next four months, either temporarily or for the  period named. I'sers of tho light are therefore  notillcd hereby to prepare for such an emergency. Whenever possible, two flashes of the  lamp's will be given ten minutes before the  circuit is opened.  DALY REDUCTION CO., Ltd,  Ileelley, U.C., Nov. ;">th, 1007. ll'-l 1  TENDERS WANTED  FOR SAAY-MILL PLANT.  *   WHEN YOU HANKER FOR     Fresh Beef,     Pork or Mutton  Cured Meats,     Fish or Poultry  CALL UP PHONE INo. 5  AND TELL YOUR WANT'S TO  S  M  t  fci";"?"-";'*''-'*"'*"'";'"^  Ko Jo EB>M������ifv!m  H������ JBnnteteir  BULLETIN  Route of the Oriental  and Fast Mail  TENDERS will bo received by the undersigned up to December 10th, for the purchase of'all or any part of the plant and stock  of the Medley Lumber Co.. at Hedley, li. C.  Assets consist of logs between Ileelley and  Keremeos, W10,000 ft.; logs between Ileelley and  Princeton, 100,000 ft.: at mill, IMO.OOO ft; standing, 100,000 ft.; lumber-208.(100 ft dressed, 2,s;t,-  000 feet routfh ; mill and machinery, stables,  horses, &c.  The right to reject any or all bids is reserved.  THE S  T WAY  LEAVES KEREMEOS DAILY 4:00 P. M.; ARRIVES 12:01 P. M.  Comfortable and Fast Service to  Seattle, Vancouver, Vic=  toria &  Eastern  Points  W. E. McDANlEL   -   Agent   -    Keremeos, B. C  W. A. ROSS  -   A. G. P. Agent  -   Seattle, Wash  DIRECT    CONNECTIONS   AT    SPOKANE   WITH  EAST   AND    WESTBOUND   OVERLAND    TRAINS  !.->-:���������  S. L. SMITH, Assignee.  I THE   HEDLEY   GAZETTE,   NOVEMBER    21,   1907,  \-t<L  REV-ELY'S  STAB L E  Headquarters for all Stage Lines  Express Office in Connection  Your wants for Livery or Team  Work will bo attended to  by calling Phone 12.  at  Great Northern-  fl 0161  rrinceton  .at,  $  |  I  I  I  at  H  *Z  ���������H  ���������8      ��������� J  *^^������>^'^^E^*^"*^"R^^B^^*^'**1s*^***te*^"^"**5^f**T������"*^*5"*^f**1'  Is noted over, the entire district for excellence of both table  :   :   :   :       and bar.       :   :   :   :  All the wants of the travelling  public   carefully   attendee!   to.  S  i  i  x  I  j  9  ^~������^^������������^;ta������������4n4������.r.r4^������<������^0������n������������4������4������<������^?������i������  at  .at.  ���������K  K  ���������*������  at  at.  at  If-  ���������*i  ft  at,  :at  x'  at  at.  1  .at  .at  at  at  at  .at  ���������*������  at  at  i  $  H  at  *  at  ���������K  at  at  jt  *;  *i  at  at  HOTEL  HEDLEY|  ���������REGS TO ANNOUNCE to his old  ���������*-* Patrons, and the public in  general, that he is now prepared to  supply a long-felt want of an up-to-  date Lunch Counter, where warm  meals may be serveel at all hours, in  future. The object of tho manage-  mentin establishing a lunch counter  is to minimize the cost of serving  and give the trade the benefit of the  saving, anel at the same time produce  a Bill of Fare equal to those provided  along the main line of the C. P. R.,  ���������where provisions are much choaper  than in Hedley. And having secured the services of a professional Chef  of wide experience in the C. P. R.'s  service, both in lunch counters anel  dining cars. This fact should be a  sufficient guarantee to the public.  See hand bills! Our Bill of Fare is  complete and our prices graduated  to suit anyone. Prices ranging from  15c. up for a "life pfeserver"; tor 25c.  you get a "tightner," or for $1.00 you  gob a "swell. Give us a trial! VVe  want your patronage. Call for what  you want; pay for what you get only.  D. G. HACKNEY, Proprietor.  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  *  X  X  1  I  I  x  $  Town and District.  . r Jas.- McGregor, inspector of mines  was in Hedley this week and inspected  the Nickel Plate. \.  Paul Brodhagcn was down from, the  Golden Zone on Monday, and reports  a little snow up there.  Dust on the roads-four inches deep  in the middle of November. Who says  we do not live, in the dry belt ? ��������� , ..',  Greenwood news to the Ceiast papers  indicate that the lessees of the Cariboo  in McKinney have chucked their lease  and quit:work.  There have been more kills of deer  during the past ten days than for the  month previous.. Some: fine . bucks  have come down out eif the hills.  The new train schedule on the V. V.  & E. came into force on Sunday last  The train from Oroville arrives at 9  a. in. and departs at 4:30 p. m.  Word came from the Golden Zone  Camp on Friday night that Mrs. J. J.  Marks had taken very ill, and.on Monday Dr. Whillans was called up to see  her. .;.  The defunct daily issue of the Rossland Miner has been replaced by a live  able semi-weekly which has a much  healthier anel more prosperous appearance, than the old daily had.  Mrs. S. L. Smith was taken ill on  Sunday nightlast at the church service where she presided at the organ.  She hadintendetl leaving on Monday  on a visit to her 'mother, and other  friends; in Calgary, but has had to  defer the trip until her health is  improved.  Messrs. J. D. Brass and E. D. Boeing  returned on Tuesday from Princeton,  having completed their contract eif  building the two-roomed school-house  upon whtch they have made good time  They would have been through two  weeks ago but for delay in getting  part of their material.  A. E. Jackson, for some time manager of the Princeton branch of the  Canadian Bank , eif Commerce, has  been moved and his place is taken by  Mr. Marlow. ��������� He and Mrs. Jackson  went out on Thursday last, bound for  the head office of the bank in Toronto  where he is to report for duty, but  does not know where he..will be sent  from there, or whether he will be employed in the heael office.  There was a fair turnout to the  dance given at the Hedley House on  Friday night last by Mr. and Mrs. D.  G. Hackney, and an enjoyable evening  spent, The music which Mr. Hackney  had arranged for disappointed him,  but his guests took the matter in good  part and voluntarily supplied the deficiency by taking turns at the piano,  while Frank McKinley did good service with' his violin.  Wilfrid Quenville, better known as  Frenchy, who has. worked in Hedley  for the past four years as carpenter,  went.out. to Spokane last week.  Frenchy knew how to handle planers  and other wood-working machinery.  On leaving Hedley he wished to have  it plainly understood  that he wasn't  The stage-drivers and teamsters get  hot under, the collar these days when  they find the roadway obstructed by  boulders that the bands of cattle have  pawed down from the banks. Hundreds of head of cattle have passed  here on the way; down from the upper  ranges to their winter 'shelters in the  lower valley, and the greater .number  are yet. te> come. It doesn't take much  of a band- to play the mischief with  any piece of side-hill grade, when anything occurs to frighten them and  cause them to bunch up.  There was a goeul turnout to the  lecture given em Friday night last by  Rev. J. Thurburn Comi, who took for  his subject. "The Ma n Oh rist," While  his treatment of the subject was partly polemical by way of answer to  modern day criticism of the doctrine  of the divinity of Christ, the leading  feature of the lecture was the total  acceptance on the part of the lecturer  of the inspiration of the .scriptures'  and the doctrines taught therein.  The subject of his next lecture te> be  given Nov 29th will be a narrative of  prison Avork in a Scotch prison. .  ' The exceeding mildness of this fall  in comparison with last. year may be  seen by referring to the meteorological report; and particularly is this so  in connection with readings up at the  mine. Last year for the week emding  Nov. 10th, the low reading was nine  degrees, and for week ending 17th. low  reading was seven degrees. This year  low ; readings for the corresponding  weeks were twenty degrees and twenty-three degrees .while the mean  figured out a difference of 11 degrees  for week ending Nov. 10th and a differ-'  AMPBELL  MADE-TO-ORDER  LOTHIN  ence of three degrees for.week  17th.  ending  DEATH   OF HARRY WRIGHT.  Readers of. the Gazette, in Hedley,  Fairview, Greenwood and other points  in Southern B. C. will regret to learn  of the death e)f Harry Wright which  took place in the Vernon Hospital on  the 12th ilist. _ Mr. Wright was a  musician of marked ability, and showed wonderful aptness in coaching and  instructing orchestras and bands,  which adilcd much to the enjoyment  of tho communities in which they existed. In Hedley the orchestra which  he trained in 1905 gave some very  creditable perfeirnwnces. The Vernon  News in speaking of his death says:  Harry Wright, the popular leader  of the Vernon Fire Brigade Band,  died of heart failure about 8 o'clock  Tuesclay morning. Mr. Wright, who  had been a resident of Vernon some  nine or ten years ago, returnee! to the  city some nine mouths ago, and at  once joined the band. At the time of  the trip made by the band boys to  the coast, he was asked to take the  leadership, and being possessed eif exceptional   musical  ability,  his hand-  t  IS MADE  TO  FIT!!  ; "I Tailored in  the latest Styles,  Cut and Finish,  and the material  used is the best  that could be ,���������  procured. : : :  '������������������f If you want a  durable and stylish new Suit or  Overcoat for fall  and winter, you  can't do better  than come in  and leave your  measure Avi thus.  SATISFACTION  GUARANTEED!  siiaiiorfli  Limited, ������%&&.  Keremeos New Towns!te  Now On the Market. =���������====  & E. Railway Station will be in the  town.  The V. V.  centre of the  i  Now is the time to get your lots, before the first  train  comes up the  valley.  Choice 1, 2 and 3 acre lots all arounel town site.  The 10 acre Fruit lots are going fast,    Just a few  left.    Now is the time to double your money.  For Full Particulars Apply to  Keremeos Land Co., Keremeos, B.C.  J. J. Armstrong, Manager  Town Lots  $IOO,   $200  and $250  1, 2 and 3 Acre  Lots $300 Acre  10 Acre Lots  $200 per Acre  Terms Easy  B ^^ ^&^% ^������^^������ ^t ^^ ^P^^^^ ^9 ^^i'o ^^^^^^'p ^>^^ ���������^^^'^^^^'^V^t  OLIVER k GLADDEN  -:0:  Civil & Mining Engineers  -:o:  MINE������ and  REAL    ESTATE  HEDLEY, B. C.  TO  Travelling Public:  If you want a  good stable  and prime feed  for your horse  : :  call on  : :  SAM'L D. HINE  Livery & Feed Stable  FAIRVIEW,    --B.C.  following Lamb, so R. B. can't claim  the honor of being bell-wether for  Frenchy.  Gazette readers will please take notice that there is no longer any post  office named Keremeos. That name is  officially dead, so far as the post office  department is concerned. The. old  post office has been closed and in its  place are two post offices a little over  a mile apart, the names of which are  Kereineos Centre and Kereineos Station. Geo. Kirby, formerly postmaster  of the now defunct office, is the postmaster of Kereineos Station post office,  and H. Tweddle, of Kereineos Centre.  Whenever you wish to send anything  there by post, be sure to address it  either Keremeos Station or Kereineos  Centre, for if it be addressed Keremeos, all you can be sure of is that it will  fetch up somewhere between Ohopaka  and  Olalla.  Fayette Harris, who has been working at the Nickel Plate came down on  Tueselay and lelt for Washington  state where he has important interests  He is one of the old prospectors of this  part of the country, and has as warm  friends on one side of the line as the  other. Years ago he helped to open  up some of the most likely looking  properties in Okanogan county putting in on the rainbow the stamp-mill  which was afterwards taken to Me:-  Kinney to pound out over a million  dollars on the Cariboo. He with his  partner, Geo. Dore made the first locations on the West Fork of the Kettle, and still retains his interest in the  Highland Chief at Beaverdell. Ho  may not have been as lucky as some  of the olel prospectors, but there arc  none of them any whiter than Fay  Harris.  ling of the band on this occasion was  most satisfactory. The deceased was  very popular, and had ;t host of friends  in the city. The funeral took place  under the auspices of the band from  Campbell's undertaking parlors yesterday afternoon at two o'clock.  Try  n!������\\\\\\1!>lKiV  Vi&oria  Cross  CEYLON TEA.  Pure  and   Invigorating.  Hotel Keremeos  *: GEO. KIRBY, flanager.  First  Class in  Every  liespect.      Commercial  and  Mining  Headquarters of the Keremeos and Lower Similkameen Valleys.    Post House on Penticton-  Princeton   Stasre  Line.  KEREMEOS,  B. C.  ������<<^"^'rt^^'-S^^^arfJ*8^1������^^^X^"<������^"������0*������'������  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  # # # # x*  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  NOTICE.  Certificate of Improvements.  ���������H.  Great Northern  Hotel  A new house containing more bed  room accommodation than any  other hotel in town. Table and  bar   lirst-class.    Kates   moderate.  JOHN LIND,   Proprietor  ���������sni-i^t'if-"'"!*^^  E>veri|tliing New and  First-Glass  Bar supplied with the Choicest  Liepiors and Cigars, anel Special  Attention   paid   to   the   Table.  C.". "IRISH HOY." "GOLDEN ZOXK"  and "SILVl'K "ELI," Mineral Claims,  situate in|thc Osoyoos Mining Division of  Yule District. Where located: Quart/.  Camp.  TAKE XOTICK that I. Chas. del*. Green, as  1 agent for .1. .1. Marks. K. M. C. No. 11 So.--!-.  Paul Hrodhngen. 1".MC. No. H .'lni;', and James  Murphy. K.M.C. Xo. H ."oil, intend, sixty days  from elate hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for Certilleates e>l Improvements, for  the purpose of obtaining Crown CI rants of the  above   claims.  Anil further take notice that action,  unelcr  seetion U", must be commenced before the issuance of such Oertilleutcs of Improvements.  Dated this nth day of November. A.D. 1007.  ���������I.")-1 (i  C. dkU. GREEN, Agk.nt.  ADVERTISE IN THE GAZETTE !  Okanagan Orow/n  ���������Just the kind you want- to plant  this fall  ": T have them at right prices  Write for Catalogue.  D.  GELLATLY,  Ge-llatly,  B. C THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, NOVEMBER 21; 1907.  KEREMEOS NOTES.  The V. V. ev, E. trains have changed  their time, now arriving here at Da.in.  anel departing at 4:''0 p.m.  Mr. Kirbv has put a  gi'iieral  assort-  mi'iit of  groere'i-ii-s,  boots anel shoes in j  the post of/ice- building. , j  .Mr. I-Yiih. e-ustoius e'ollecteir at Cho-1  p'aka,'- \\a-. in town on Saturday on I  customs. business.  Mrs. Shaw and Mrs. Hine went by  V. V. iv !���������'. on Monday to atte-nil the  Osoyoos di.-trict S. S. Convention.  Mr. Coiiklin sold his inti-ivst in the  blacksiuiiii shoji at Keremeos Centre  te> .Mr. <'uniinihgs. j  The- young folk arc preparing to give j  Santa 'Clans a right royal reception, I  and i-he-y anticipate a good time. j  Mr. London,   of Washington   State-, !  was visitiim- his daughter; Mrs. Frank!  Richt'.-i-.    Mr. Ricliter  went down   to  Night hawk   with   him   on    Saturday  evening's   train.  Twe'ddle and Me.Don'Vilel  are making  ���������the   holes   for  the   tele-phone pole's be- j  tweeii   J. J. Armstrong's  fruit lot and  Kereineos. 'The   poles  arc not'yet in  sight.  Ohii'f Engineer .1. H. Kennedy eif  tin- V. V. A; E.'arrived here last week  ���������with his family. He is ace:ompanicd  by his secretary, Mr. Hankinson. and  this will be his headquarters for sonic  time.  Rover's stage'how makes the layover at night in Kereineos, the stage  leaving for Hedley on arrival of the  train from the south anel returning in  time to enable passengers to catch the  outbounel train at 1:80.  The Eastern Townships Bank is now  eloing business here, handing out the  needful, and it is not in the form of  clearing house receipts- either. Mr.  Rome is manager of the Keremeos  branch, ami Mr. Carmicbael is his assistant.  A large attendance marked the  Pauline Johnson entertainment on  Saturday evening, and the Farmers'  Exchange, under whose auspices she  appeared, are well pleased. As the  Gazette: editor was there, your correspondent will attempt ne> report or  criticism.  On Saturday last three more car-  leiaels of grading outfit came in to he  used on the route: to Hedley. By the  same train also J. Lane, contractor,  and his son F. R. Lane came in. They  had been operating on the Oloverdale  end but gave up on account of the wet  weather over there which hindered  operations.  PR  A  Good  9  HEDLEY  .investment  And  Will  Make  Money  is the supply point for the Nickel Plate moun-  tain, on which is sifuateel the famous "Nickel  Plate"���������the richest golel mine in Canada���������and many other  promising mine's anel prospects. It is the mining and business  centre of the  ...PRICE OF LOTS...  Siiifilbmeen  the new mining district which has already been proven, by a  small amount of development, work, to be one of the richest  golel, copper anel coal mining sections of  British Columbia.  HEDLEY is the chief town on the route of the proposed  Coast-Koeitenay Railway; and with the advent of this road,  ���������which is assured in ther near future, it^ will unquestionably  become a large and important city, and town lots will bring  big returns on money invested at the present time.  Scott Ave. (main st.) ....    $400 to $600  Other Streets   ............"... .$200 to,. $400.  .... 1 t*rvlVIi5....  1-3 Cash; balance in 3 and  6 months, with interest at  the rate of 6 per cent.  ���������-���������.wrswi- gtv'������wwMa0^cm^~?;Z&^JXW'iSt 'r������?xt^. i  For Those Who  Invest Now.  ^^^Purchase a few lets before the Railway Comes^^^^  For. Full FarticTulars, Maps &tc,9  ��������� AH'-PLY   TO-  The Hedley City Townsite Co'y, Ltd.  L. W. SHATFORD,  Secretary and Manager,  HEDLEY, B.C.  The marriage of David Lonie and  Alice Allen on Friday evening at the  residence of B. F. Blowers, Stemwind-  er mine, was quickly followed by a  vigorous serenade and fireworks. Mr.  Louie has stood by the Stemwinder  in its darkest days putting his earnings in it.    The outlook is  now bright  FAIRVIEW NOTES.  Miss Hazel Mackenzie of Cliff Ranch  is visiting with Mrs Parkinson.  Jas. McGregor, Inspector of mines  was at the Stemwinder on Friday and  went west on Saturday.  Mr. Snow is em the retired list for a  few elays anel Mr. Arnott is driving  the stage.  The new Customs House at Osoyoos  is iineler construction. Mr. Melville' of  Mielway is the contractor.  Mr. McGillivary of the Stemwiiieler  will conduct divine service in the:  church here on Nov. 24th at 2:80 p. m.  Santa Claus is expected to arrive  here from Dreamland on or about  Dec. 2T)th.  Mr. Brown, Gold Commissioner,  and Air. Russell, manager of the Stem-  winder mine, returneel from Pentictem  on Friday.  Mr. Parkinson, having taken charge  of the irrigation work for the Central  Okanagan Co. will reside at Kelowna.  Mr.'and Mrs. Parkinson will carry  with them the best wishes of the citizens of Fairview.  The Fairview Suntlay School will be  represented at the Osoyoos S. S. convention at Oroville on Nov. Hlth anel  20th by Mrs. Hine-. On Monday she-  will go with Rev. Mr. Cameron tei  Kereineos anel thence by V. V. A: E.  to Oroville.  Work em the lug ditch from Vassc-  aux Lake-to Fairview is to start. The-  elitch is to be un the west side; of the  Okanagan. With water on the  benches from here to the Internationa]  Boundary Line, there will he no better  Jocation in B. (.'. for orcbarelsanel vineyards. The soil anel climate are the  best.  and   congratulations   are  doubly    in  order.  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following are the rent  ings show-  ing ten  lperature,   etc.,  for  the week  ending  Nov. 10:  AT THE MINE.  Maximum  Minimum  Nov 10  -U  37  11  ..    ���������     4H  29  12  40  30  18  48  2S  11  41  24  15  38  2%  1G  87  25  "NOTICE.  Average maximum temperature 41.28  Average minimum do 2S.  Mean temperature 84.G4  Rainfall for the week    .     inches.  Snowfall  COKKKSrONMNK  WKEK OK LAST VEAIl  Highest maximum temperature 42  Average maximum  do  40.42  Lowest minimum  do  7  Average  minimum  do  23.14  Mean ' .  do  31.7S  AT THE MILL.  Maximum  Minimum  Nov 10  40  t ,  27  11  41)  24  12  53  20  13  4!)  24  14  50  20  15  51  27  10  51  28  Average  maximum  tempera  tun.  -42.  Ave'i-age  minimum  elo  25.71  Certificate of Improvements.  "Zeerust Fraction," "Florence Lot (150" anel  "The Kitty Fraction" Mineral Claims,  situate in the Osoyoos Mining Division  of Yale District. Where located: Camp  Hedley.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Chas. del". Green, as  agent for Thos. Bradshaw, F. M. C. No.  B552,-', and for Geo. Miles Gilbert, F. M. C. No.  B55o9, intend, sixty elays from date hereof, to  apply to the Mining Recorder for Certificates  of. Improvements, tor the purpose of obtaining  Crown Grants of the above claims.  And further take notice that action, unelcr  section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certilleates of Improvements.  Dated this 10th day of Sept., A.D. 1907.  I  at  S  The Commercial Hotel  Hedley,   B. C.  i  I  I  3B-10  C. ni-:B. GREEN.  NOTICE.  Mean ele> 33,85  Rainfall for the week    .01    inches  eimuiisi'ONDiNi; wkicic or last vkaii  Highest maximum temperature 54.  Average elo ele> 49.  Lowest minimum elo 24.  Average elo do 31.  Mean do 40.  Certificate of Improvements.  "Little Pittsburgh." "Florence Lot'lnS," "Bullion Beck" and "Whale" Mineral Claims,  situate in the Osoyoos Mining Division of  Vale District. Where located : Clamp  Hedley.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Chas. dcB. Green, as  agent for Thos. Bradshaw, Free Miner's  Certificate No. B5*>-23, intend, sixty days from  date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder  for Certificates of Improvements, for the purposes of obtaining Crown Grants of the above  elaims.  And further take notice that action, under  section It", must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 10th day of Sept., A.D. 1907.  36-10 C. deB. GREEN".  at    ' ' ���������������������������     *  at x  at x  * THIS HOUSE HAS RECENTLY BEEN RENOVATED jf  |. AND REMODELLED, AND IS NOW IN $  *������ FIRST    CLASS   ORDER. .     J  at                                            . *  $ A CHOICE STOCK OF THE BEST LIQUORS & CIGARS jf  if  ������  |    McArthur (Sb Guiney,   -   -   Proprietors    5  s f  ���������tt'maeftieitWtfmeapeie^^  When in Keremeos  STOP AT  The Central Hotel  TWEDDLE <&, REITH, Proprietors.  Notice of Forfeiture.  NOTICE.  On Saturelay J. G. Irving and Thos.  .Burgett ������>f Oroville made the drive eif  18 miles to Fail-view, put the- tank  wires anel either fixtures in the Golden  Gate Hotel for  the  Certificate of Improvements.  "PARIS" Mineral Claim, situate in the Osoyoos Mining Division of Yale District.  Where locator):   ('amp Hedley.  T*AKK NOTICE that T.  William Arnott, of  *     J led ley. li. ('., Free Miner's Certificate Ne>.  1';���������->;)')">, intend, sixty days from elate hereof,  to  apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate  of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining  a ('rown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  ,. , Section :i7, must be commenced before the issu-  Suushine     light i anco of sur-li Certificate of Improvements.  anel returned to Oroville- that evening. !  There is now light enough at the Gol-  (le-n Gate to rcve-al all that  is    on   the  eleicke't.  Dated this l!)th day of Sept.. A.D. 1907.     .'tfi-10  When   writing     Advertisers,  Mention the Gazette  Please  To W. .lames Sinclair and any person or persons to whom he may have transferred any  interest in the ".Sacramento" mineral claim,  situated on Nickel Plate mountain, in the  Osoyoos Division of Vale District.  YOU are hereby required to take notici-. that  I have expended for assessment anrl for recording certificate: of work on the above named  claim, ^1U2.:">() being the expenditure necessary  to enable me to hole! said claim, and you are  hereby required 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 (90) elays of first publication of  this notice in the Hedley Gazette, your interest  will become vested in me, your co-owner, unelcr the! provisions of the "Mineral Act and  Amending Acts."  Dated this J7th day of October, 1907.  HA IN INC.  11-11  W.  Notice of Forfeiture  To Joseph McDcrmott and any person or persons to whom lie may have transferred his  interest in the Kdwin Fractional Mineral  Claim, situated on Nickel Plate mountain,  in the Osoyoos Division of Vale District.  YOU arc hereby reriiiireil to take notice that  I have expended for assessment anrl for recording certificate of work on the above named  claim, Sl'i'-'.;")0. being the expenditure necessary  to enable mo to hold said claim, anrl you arc  hereby roriuired to <:ontributo 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 90 days of first publication of this notice  in the Hedley Gazette, your interest will become vested in me, your co-owner, under the  provisions of the "Mineral Act anrl Amending  Ar:ts."  Daterl tins 5th day of Sept., 1907.  Good Accommodation and Strict Attention to the  Wants of the Public.    Livery Barn in Connection.  31-11  GEORGE If. CAHILL.  PENTICTON LIVERY  FEED and STAGE STABLE  ESTABLISHED -903 ���������  Fine New   Covered Stage  Carrying  Royal Mail, Passengers & Express to  Keremeos, Hedley and Princeton  Special Rigs for Travellers, and Every  Attention Paid to Wants of the Public  W. E. WELBY  PROPRIETOR

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