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Array AND SIMILKAMEEN ADVERTISER.  Volume VIII.  HEDLEY, B. C, THUESDAY, MAY :J0. 1912.  Number'21.  Dr. C A. JACKSON  DENTIST  ���������['18 yoai-s' practice in Vancouver:.] ���������  S.O. L.iOo.'s Block  PENTICTON,      -   , -      B.,C  MORE G. N- R. ASSURANCES  To Work in Hope Mountains Early This  Summer���������Penticton and Oroville  Road Also in View  HOTEL  PENTICTON  Headquarters for Tourist Travel.  Kates MoSerate.'  A. Barnes, "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. THQ.Ml'SON I'lIONIS S-YMOUJt 5913  MGR. VVESKERir CAS AD A  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  ' Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  '  Ofliee-: and Warehouse, 817-ih* Jit-catty Sfci'oet  Vancouver, B. C.  Grand Union  Hotel   HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands et Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Hediey    rimers'    and    Hill men's  Union, No. 161, W. F. of AL  Uegnlar meetings of the riedley Local, No.  tCt are held on the first and third Wednc-duy  in the month in Fraternity hall anil the .second  and fourth Wednesday at the X. P. Mine  O. 31. Stevkns T. K, Wiixkv  President Fin-Secretary.  A. F. & A. M.  REGULAR monthly meetings of  Hediey Lodge No. -IS, A. F. St. A. M.,  arc held on the second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall. Iledley. Visiting  brethren are cordially invited to attend.  S. E. HAniLTON, ARTHUR CLARE,  W. M ' Secretary  Gr.  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hcdloy Local Camp meets in  Fraternity Hall the riist and  third Thursdays in tlie month.  A: Claw- E. IT. Simpson  .   Counsel    , Clerk.  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings of  Hediey Lodge 1741 are held on  . the third Monday iii every  li"fri-Swftfi_?3������month in fraternity Hall. Visiting brethern are cordially invited to attend.  '   ���������' ' H. J. .JONES, W. M.  "VVM..LOXSDALK. Sect.  DR. J. L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  Will he at Home office in 'Oroville, 1st  to 14th of ouch month.  Office  on North   Main   Street.  Burne, Temple & Tusibridge  Solicitors, Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  After coiiming through here a fortnight'ago Louis Hill ex-president, of  the Great. Northern was interviewed  toy thorProyince in Vancouver. The  Province (represents Mr.  Hill as say-  ���������S-       .:     .'.' . '.-.    : .<     , ,  "Wc .are ready  to build  onr own  line connecting the Fraser Valley with  the Siniilkameeh and the Kootenays,  and only await official- sanction from  the Railway Board. I expect to have  our own railway contractors at work  ���������early this summer in the Hope Mountains'". ���������  Mr. Hill's tour of. tho Northwest  whs undertaken mainly'to familiarize,  Mr. Gniy with the' system and the  ���������tributary country. Leaving the branch  line north of Spokane the visitors'  motored over the San Poil road to Republic, Wash., and thence to Pentic-.  ticton, Keremeos, Hediey and Princeton, and on from the Similkameen  valley to Merritt. The remainder of  the distance to Vancouver was made  over the C.P.R., giving them a chance  to inspect the grade of the Canadian  Northern, which Mr. Hill pronounced  to be first class.  "One can see a good deal more of a  country by getting off the railway  ���������aud seeking the highways and byways  and it was jusk for this reason'1 took  the present trip. It gave Mr. Gray an  exceptional opportunity for seeing tin-  possibilities of the Okanagan and the  .Siuiilkameen. We are going to build  .a line south from Penticton to Oroville  there connecting with our V. V. & E.  line* It was one of the objects I expected to have discussed -with Premier  McBride until I learned of his absence,  However-, if time permits I may run  over to see the other ministers," said  Mr. Hill. "The fruit growing and  agricultural future of that great inland  region is-assured, I expect to arrange  for a special car displaying British  Columbia products to be sent out on a  tour of our line to show what British  Columbia can do. We send .out similar displays from other states and find  that it is a form of advertising that  brings splendid lesults.  "1 think British Columbia is the.  richest province in the Dominion and  I tun an enthusiast about its future.  The highways we encountered on the  tour "are simply perfect and must he  great factors in encouraging settlement. 1 don't think they have an  equal as mountain roads anywhere on  eurtb. We made good speed, scaring  some of the natives, 1 fear," said Mr.  Hill with a hearty laugh. "Too much  credit can not he-given the government for its wisdom in spending  money on roads. On our side of the  boundary line they talk'good roads1  but do,-, not act. - With us the money  perhays would be expended but there,  would be no results. That is iust the  advantage- your people have over us.  The money is not diverted t<< other-  people's pockets."  ICE BROKEN AT LAST  Vernon Juries Have Convicted of Murder  ���������Slayer of Constable Aston  To Hang  MAY BURN COAL NOW  Regulations   for  Oil   Burning   Engines  Have Been Modified���������Restrictions  Increased for Coal Burners  A TIMELY REBUKE  Vernon juries which in the past fifteen years or more that courts of assize  have been held in that town have  never: before convicted a prisoner of  murder although almost a plethora of  cases of that kind had come before  them, have at last broken the ice and  taken a double plunge, so to speak, by  finding "guilty",in each of two cases  that came up.at the, sitting of the assizes there last week.  The' most noted case was that of  constable Aston's murder March 19th.  The, prisoner who* had several aliases  but whose real name was Poelke had  no counsel employed nor defence prepared and the Court appointed'barrister R. H. Rodgers who volunteered to  defend and in the brief period in which  he had to preparers credited with presenting an able defence. The man  Wilson who accompanied the prisoner  at the time of the murder turned  King's evidence, so there was little  show for escape, and yet, strange to  say, with the direct evidence given  them and the straight direction of the  presiding Justice that it was their  duty to bring in a. verdict of ''guilty"  the jury were three and a half hours  before bringing it in. The Judge sentenced ��������� the prisoner to be hung tin  August Oth.  The other case was that of Albert  McDougall (Indian) who was charged  with killing his cousin Dave McDougall and he also was found guilty  and sentenced to be hung on the same  day as Poelke.  THE   IRRIGATION CONVENTION  Preparations in   Progress   for   the   Big  Gathering at Kelowna  THE ENGLISHMAN  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL KXGINKER .and KP.1TI.SH  COLUMBIA LAND SURVEYOR  Star Building Princeton  HILLIARD'S  BARBER     S-H-OJP  FOll AN EASY SIlAVi'  HOT & COLD BATHS  Next door north of Grand Union Hotel  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE  Tlie following poem, written at sea,  while a passenger on Uie S.S. Olympic  is from the pen of the famous American poetess. Ella Wheeler Wilcox:  Born in the llcsh, and bred in the hone.  Home of us harbor still  A New 'World pride- and we Haunt or hide.  The spirit of Bunker Hill.  Wo claim oui- place, as n separate race.  Or a, -self created clan.  Till there comes a day when we lilto to say,  "We are kin of the l'nglishiiiau."  For under the front that seems so cold.  And the voice that is wont to storm.  AVo are certain to find k big broad mind  And a heart that is soft and warm.  And they carry their woes in a lordly way.  As only the great souls can;  And it makes us glad,  when in truth we say,  "We arc kin of the Englishman."  Ho slams his door in the face of the world.  If he thinks the world too hold;  lie will even curse, but ho opens his purse  To tho poor, and the sick and the old.  Ho is slow in giving to woman the vote.  And slow to pick up her Can:  Hut ho gives her room in an hour of doom  And dies like and Englishman,  A new steel and concrete bridge  across the Columbia at Trail was opened for public traffic last week. J. H.  Schofleld, M. P. P., the representative  of tlie riding in which the bridge is  situate performed the honors of the  occasion.  Vancouver, May 26th.���������"Mr. Norman  S. Rankin, of Culgarv. secretary of  the Western Canada Irrigation Association, is here on his way to Victoria on business in connection with  its sixth annual meeting to be held  this year at Kelowna. on August 14th,  15th and 16th, when hundreds of visi-  toi-b are expected to be in attendance.  Mr. Rankin, who is also connected  with the natural let-mirces department  of the C. P. R. system, directed by Mr.  J. S. Dennis, assistant to the president.  Papers will be read by eminent  Canadian and American experts in  special lines of agricultural activity.  Prof. Lewis, of Corvalis, Ore., will  speak on apple growinc and Prof.  Atkinson of the'experimental farm at  Bosenian, Mont., will deal with irrigation practice applied to alfalfa. Other  speakers will be Prof. Deane of Missoula, Mont., and Rev. E. M. Queen  Gray, principal of bhe University of  New Mexico, secretary of the National  Irrigation congress. Mr. Gray will  deal with foreign reclamation systems.  Mr. A. E.' Ashcroft, a prominent Canadian authority will- discuss public  ownership of irrigation, and Mr. John  T. Burns, of Lethbridge, will deal with  dry farming. A delegation from the  National Irrigation congress, to ���������meet  this year at Salt Lake City, will also  be in attendance.  Hon. Martin Burrell, federal minister of agriculture; and Hon. W. It-.  Ross, provincial minister .of lands, and  other members of the provincial cabinet, have also expressed their intention of bcinp; present as the meeting  is fraught with great possibilities for  British Columbia.  On his way here Mr. Rankin visited  the Okanagan and Kamloops, to confer with leading members including  Hon. V. K. Fulton, Messrs. R. H.  Agar, of .Suiiiinerland, president of  the .British Columbia .Fruit Growers'  Association, and Mr. W. C, Ricardo,  manager of the Aberdeen Ranch at  Vernon.  The  ukase  of' the  Commission   on  Conservation    which   specified    that  railways must use only oil. burning  locomotives through wooded country  Avas felt to be too drastic and might  seriously effect the coal mining industry. This ground was taken by Hon.  W.' R. Ross,' Minister of Lands for  British Columbia, who went to Ottawa  to effect a compromise if possible as it  was believed that it would strike a  severe blow at the coal mining industry in British Columbia. There is evidence now tha't his mission must have  proven successful for a new set of  regulations have been issued by the  Commission which does not make oil  burning obligatory but compels greater-care and responsibility on .railway  companies using coal burners. The  regulations read:  "All coal burning locomotives to be  fitted with specified netting spark arresters.  Locomotive ash pans to be specially  constructed with a view to preventing  the escape of live coals.  'Railway companies to be required to  provide locomotive inspectois at terminal and divisional points. These inspectors to examine weekly the netting and firebox of each of the locomotives running into such divisional  points. The records kept by these inspectors to he available for the chief  fire inspectors of the<,railway and of  the commission.  The railway board to employ a chief  fire inspector for the. Dominion, who  will be given wide powers in the mutter of keeping railway rights of way  free from inflammable material and  requiring the construction of proper-  fire guards. He shall also prepare  each year- a detailed statement for the  railway companies setting forth the  measures that they will be required to  take to prevent fires.  Section men and other employees of  the companies to constitute emergency  fire lighting forces.  The companies to be held liable for  losses caused by their locomotives,  where regulations of the railway board  have been disregarded.  On  portions of railway lines where  oil   locomotives  are, used  the regulat  tions  may    be  suspended.      Railway  Duke of Connaught   Has a Word   for  ���������   Those Who Glibly Use Words of  Which They Do Not Know  the Meaning.  Toronto, May 23���������His royal highness, the Duke of Connaught, this  afternoon attended the Empire day  celebration in Queen's park, where he  reviewed 3,800 public and high school  cadets. After witnessing their march  past he addressed the cadets, complimenting them warmly on their appearance.  "We hour sometimes people making  very foolish' lemarks about militarism", said his royal highness in his.  address. "I do not know what they  mean. Militarism means that the organization of a country and all its laws  are subservient to military law anil  discipline. That is not the case here-  and never will be. I see no militarism,  in your being taught discipline and to  carry out your duties as citizens'. I  will watch with interest the cadet  movement in Canada. 1 hope it will  prosper and increase year by year.".  In the decoration of monuments  which followed, the duke personally  placed the school children's offering of  flowers upoin the monument' to his  mother, Queen Victoria.  GENERAL NEWS  *  companies shall nob burn lignite coal  in their locomotives as fuel for transportation pur-poses unless otherwise  ordered bv the board."  IN CLOSE PURSUIT  Posse After Outlaw Indians Expects to  Effect Their Arrest at Any  Moment.  Clinton, May 23���������The posse has been  tracking the outlaw Indians in the  Alkali district and picked up the  tracks yesterday which crossed the  Cariboo Road. They sighted the outlaws through glasses in a valley late  yesterday three miles away near Ninety-mile Post. The Indians were expected to camp. The posse intended  catching them in enrup early this  morning. The outlaws have no horses.  The pose captured more supplies left  by the indians in a hurry. They can  get to the Clear Water, C'anim or  Green Lake districts from where they  are, which is a very rough country.  News of their capture is expected in  Clinton .shortly.    The posse   has kept  to  the  trail since  the  start and  are  wearing thy Indians out.  The  town  of Armstrong which has  been for the last twenty years a part  of the' municipality of Spallumcheeii, ���������  is now   moving for  incorporation as a  tawn.  Vancouver and Victoria both show  up particularly well in the building record of the cities of Canada. Toronto  and Winnipeg are the only places that  have a bigger record than Vancouver,  and Victoria goes ahead of every other  Ontario city and is ahead of Calgary  and Edmonton.  T. W. Crothei-s, Minister of Labor  in the Borden cabinet purposes maintaining permanent conciliation commissioners.  Prenrier- McBride called on Premier  Borden in Ottawa on his return from  England and discussed with him various matters concerning the relations-  between the province and the dominion.  There is talk of getting either Fielding or Mackenzie King to contest  Kootenay in the Liberal interests  against R. 'i\ Green.  Heresy,  a   horse  belonging  to  the  -  Dynient stable won   the King's   Plate  at the   Woodbine   in Toronto.     The-  Duke and Duchess of Connaught we represent and witnessed the race.  E. J. Chamberlain succeeds the late  Charles M. Hays as president of the  Grand Trunk Pacific. Wainwright  also gets promotion to the position of  vice president of the road.  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following are the readings showing -temperature, etc., for the week  errding Mav 25, 1012 :  ���������    AT  Tin  :  MINK.  .Maximum  Minimun  Mav 10  44  ���������so  20  ���������10  'J,*.  21  30  33  22  as  31  2a  51  30  21  i)0  30  25  53  38  The Canadian section of the international waterways com mission are  advocating a chain of wireless stations  into the northern wilds.  An important inining strike is reported from the Phoenix claim in the  south belt at Rossland.  A pyritie smelter is planned for  Trail.  TEN YEARS GROWTH  During the past ten years the Mutual Life of Canada has more than  doubled its income; its assets have almost trebbled; in insurance in force  has more that doubled; and its surplus  has increased more than sevenfold!  The reasons for this are not far to  seek. In it the interests of the policyholders are paramount. All dividends  belong to and are paid to them alone.  The company does not deal in any  stock or other speculative securities  and in -12 years business they can say  that they have never lost a dollar of  the policy-holders' money.  Average: maximum temperature-15.28  Average minimum do        33.28  Mean temperature 30.28  Rainfall for the week     .32 inches.  Snowfall  .    "        "       00:  CORKKSPOXIII.VG   WKBK OK LAST YBAK  Highest maximum temperature 42.  Average maximum  Lowest minimum  Average minimum  Mean  do 31.57  do 31.  do 10.85  do 27.21  AT THE  MILL.  Maximum Minimum  May 10          ..          SO         .. 40  20 .. 01 . . 47  21 .. (50 .. 47  22 . 60 .. .17  23 ..          00 ..         40  24 .            76 ..          4S  25 ..          OS ..         51  Average maximum temperature 09.42  Average minimum do          44.  Mean do            5(5.7,1  Rainfall for the week 0.41 inches    '-"'���������-  Snowfall       '���������       " 0.00  C01UlKSrO.VDI.VO WEEK OK LAST YKA'R  Highest maximum temperature 71  Average do do 50.S5  Lowest minimum do 32  Average do do 8S.2S  Mean do 49.00  %t- i  THE HEDLEY GAZETTE MAY 30, 1������12.  *  -and  Similkameen Advertiser.  ssucd on Thursdays, hy the Hkih.kv Gazf.ttk  Pionting and I'uhi.isiung Comi-axv,  Limiticii.  at. Hediey. B. ('.  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Yei  ( United  Advertising Rates  Measurement. 12 lines to tlie inch.  Land Notices���������Certificates of improvement, etc.  ������7.00 for (JU-ilay notices, and ������5.00 for :S0-day  I     notices.  Advertisements will be changed once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes oftener than once a'month  he  pi-ice of. composition -will'bo charged at  regular rates.    . i  Contract Advertisements���������One incli per month  . SJ1.25; over 1 inch and up to 1 inches. ij'l.OO  per inch per month. To constant advertisers  taking larger space than four, inches, on  application, rates 'will be given of reduced  charges, based on size of space and length  of time.  A. MEO.RAW. Managing h'ditor.  Full Moon  1  Last q liar.  (I.  loia  MAY  New Moon  If!  First quar.  Si.  1912  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thu. Frl. Sat.  o  12  10  20  e  13  20  27  i  14  21  28  1  S  15  22  29  ���������>  M  0  10  23  30  3  10-  17  24  31  4  11  IS  25  ,,The  very  great difference' between  tiie'wav the British Commission of in-  ���������-���������.,-   .,',- - . i  quh;y into the wreck of* the /Titanic!  aiidf that conducted by th'e,Senate i  Committee of the United States have j  gone about the work in hand must  be apparent to those who have followed both. The only ridicalous or irrelevant questions that have been asked in the'British inquiry are those occasionally propounded to witnesses hy  lawyers representing certain interests  and when such instances occur the  Chairman. Lord Mersey, very soon  calls them sharply to older and puts a  stop to it. Facts and features that  escaped the notice of the Senate commission presided over by the man  from Michigan are daily being brought  out in the British inquiry and apparently theie will be most important reforms in the regulations regarding  both ocean and inland traffic steamships.  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  * * # * *  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  ' A SILL RESOLUTION  It is surprising  how often  the  best  meaning people may be led away with  popular cries that  are   often   nothing  more than mere meaningless phrases.  An example of  that   was seen  a few  days ago  at the. Methodist conference  in Victoria  when a man  from Nelson  brought   in    a    resolution    decrying  what he was pleased  to call  "militarism" that he fancied he saw sweeping  over Canada like a tidal wave.    Peace  of course, is a capital thing   and, with  the dealer in moral platitudes, can be  counted  at all  times a staple in  his  stock in trade, but there was as little:  ground for bringing in the resolution  in   any    religious   conference,  synod  or aseinbly as one could well imagine.  The way  to ensure peace  is to be prepared to defend   and  the present Minister of Militia and Defence in Canada  is to be commended for. his efforts to  galvanize a little life into an organization which was fast going to seed, and  give the   people some reasonable  return   for  the  money   it was costing  them    by  giving   them   an    efficient  article in place of the inefficient.      He  was  not   responsible   for  either  the  cadet or buy >cout movements   but he  has shown the good sense to make use  of whatever there was at hand  to im  prove the defence of bhe country   and  he is moving in the right direction  in  giving all  possible  encouragement  to  the boy scout movement and that for  fostering  cadet corps.     The iiddition  of four days  to the old 12 day period  of annual training  is certainly a good  move and one.  that will be commended by all who have had  an  opportunity  to observe the working out of the  old system and saw how the men who  made up   the annual  training carnps  were disbanded just when   they  had  begun to get used to the work, but by  adding four days they will now derive  more benefit from the extra four days  than they were able  to get from  the  first eight.  Neither do we believe the vote, of  the Conference on this occasion is fair-  to the Methodists of Canada who we  think are as ready to bear their share  in the defence of the country as any  others; but the mover of the resolution managed to convey the idea that  the}* were disposed to play the poltroon and lie down before their foes  instead of getting ready to meet them.  When their representatives in the  conference supported the. blatherskite  resolution of the man from Nelson  they evidently had run out of more  important material for consideration  and should have adjourned and gone  home.  GENERAL NEWS  The latest bank merger that is rumored is the most colossal of any that  have yet been attempted. It is to be  a merger- within a merger. The Royal  Bank is gathering in the Traders'  Bank and after that amalgamation is  consummated'the Bank of Montreal is  reported to be ready to take over the  amalgamated Royal Bank and the  Union Bank along with it, giving a  banking concern that will then have a  capital of over $39,000,000, There have  been . denials of the rumor by bank  officials.  Everything New and  First-Class  Bar supplied with the Choicest  Liquors and Cigars arid Special  Attention   paid   to   the   Table.  -Meter  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hediey, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work-  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  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. Communications strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patents  sent free. Oldest agency for securing patents.  .. Patents taken through Munn & Co. receive  special notice, without charge, in the  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate.1 Mines,  Crown   Grunts   Applied   For  Under Land Act and  Mineral Act.  .Regard your B. N. A. Saving Bank Book as a  sort  of meter which records plainly your progress towards prosperity.  There are hundreds of these  The Bank of British North America  success-meters  in the homes around' you.    Is  .'there one in your home?    If not we will gladly  provide one.  76 Years In Business. Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,000  Hediey Branch, H. A Hineks, Manager  i|  ;1  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Bay Insurance Co.  Maryland Casualty Co  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Office  at   HEDLEY,  B.  C.  Scientific American.  A handsomely illustrated weekly. Lnreest circulation of any scientific journal. Terms, $3 a  Tear; four months, ft. Sold byall newsdealers.  bNNJCo.36tBroa-w->NewYork  Branch Office. li% F St.. Washington. D. C.  FOR SERVICE  The  Thoroughbred   Running  Stallion  "Beautifuland Best"  (Canadian Stud Book, No 237)  Will stand for public service at "the  Willows." Keremeos, B. C. for the full  season, 1912.  Fee for service of mares $10 to insure  Mares may be pastured.  E. M. DALY.  SAFE AS THE SAFEST  AND  Cheaper than the Cheapest  is a straight life policy in  THE MUTUAL LIFE  (IF CANADA  The history of thousands of policies  on the above plan shows that it has  cost less than four dollars per year to  carry a policy of one thousand dollars.  If you doubt this call on the local representative and see the history of  one policy for 26 years; then ask yourself whether you know of any other  concern whether insurance company  or benevolent society that can show a  si mi la r record.  Every Plan of Genuine Insurance  It is  the people's Company and  its  profits are nil for the people  1 This accounts for the wonderful success which has attended forty-two  years of unparalleled progress and  achievement.  W. J. TWISS  Manager for B.C.  A. Meg-raw  Local Agent  "Civil Service Act"  The Qualifying examinations for Third-class  Clerks, .hiuior Clerks, and Stenographers will  be held at the following places, commencing  on Tuesday, the 2nd of .July next:���������Armstrong,  Chilli wack, Cumberland, Duncan. Golden,  Grand Forks, Kamloops, Kaslb, Kelowna,  Ladysiriith, Nanaimo,- Nelson, New Westminster, Peachland, Prince Rupert, Penticton,  Revelstoke. Rossland, Salmon Arm, Suinuier-  huid, Vancouver. Vernon and Victoria.  Candidates must be Hritish subjects between  the ages of 21 and HO, if for Third-class Clerks:  and between lfi and 21, if for Junior Clerks or  Stenographers.  Applications will not bo excepted if received  later than the 15th of June next.  Further information, together with application forms, may be obtained from the undersigned.  Section 7 of the "Civil Service Act" provides  that temporary clerks and stenographers, who  have not been regularly appointed by Order in  Council, must pass this examination.  P. WALKER  Registrar, Civil Service  Victoria, B. C, 1st May. 1912 19-(i  PRINCETON POULTRY FARM  PRINCETON, B. C.  Breeders of S. C. White Leghorns  ADVERTISE   IN   THE   GAZETTE  Egg Settings from now on at half  price except No. 3 pen.  Young stock for Sale, March and  April hatched pullets from $1.00 each  and up. Cockerels from $2.00 to $5.00  each irr any quantity.  Address all communications to  T. C. Brooke, Princeton.  TH6 London Directory  (Published Annually)  Enables traders throughout the world  to communicate direct  with English  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being  a complete commercial guide to London and its suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with  the   Goods  they ship,  and the  Colonial and   Foreign   Markets  they  supply;  STEAMSHIP  LINES  arranged  under the Ports  to  which  they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading manufacturer's, merchants,  etc., in the principal provincial towns  and industrial centres of the United  Kingdom.  A copy of the current addition will  be forwarded , freight paid, on receipt  of Postal Order for 20s.  Dealers seeking Agencies can adver-  therr trade cards for ������1, or larger- advertisements from ������3.  THe London Directoru 60. Ltd.  25, Abchiirch Lane, London, E. C.  '������  'S  If you are particular about bought jam  you're safe in recommending this brand  You them have something reliable and  of real merit  Ghiver's jams are what you need.  ft  1  i!  i"*i  j-jj  ���������'i::i  S chiibert's Supply Stores  STORES AT HEDLEY and TULAMEEN  1  i'*  1  ij  li  r  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  X  ���������  1  A great railroad terminus- a great grain shipping port���������a  groat factory centre with a population of at least 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  floiu- mills, big freight yards and railway shoys���������these are already 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* $250,6b  RAILWAY ADDITION-practically adjoining 0. N. R.  property is easily the best Port Mann subdivision on the market. Values must go up enormously. High, dry, level lots,  33x122 feet, $250. Terms $15 down, $10 a month. No interest  or taxes.   Send for booklet and lithographed plan.  ��������� '  ���������  ���������  ��������� l  t  i  /���������'  Colonial Investment Co.  "THE PORT MAN PEOPLE"  Vancouver, B. C.  A. MEGRAW, Local Agent  10-3ur  WHEN AVRITINO ADVERTISERS PLEASE  .MENTION   THIS PAPER  THE   RIVERSIDE    NURSERIES*  GRAND FORKS, B. C. ���������  Have still on hand for spring planting '.���������  Wagener Northern Spy Wealthy Jonathan !���������  McIntosh Red        Winesap Snows Gkavenstin ?���������"  King David Rome Beamy Red Cheeked Pippin '<$  Plums, Pears and Peaches  Established in 1900 f  THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, 31 AY 30, 1012.  Town and District.  It is currently reported that the B.  C. Copper Co. have made,the first payment on the Voigl claims.  Messrs. L. W. Shatford and road  supervisor Turner went up the valley  on Tuesday's train.  Rev. A. H. Cameron announced on  Sunday evening that service will be  held in Hediey next Sunday.  The, fire hose and other equipment,  has come to hand and it is now up to  the citizens to get tog-ether and organize a fire company.  Only one more day to renew your  free miner's licence. To-morrow night  at 12 o'clock midnight every licence  that has not been renewed will lapse.  Mrs.  Geo. H. Sproule arrived home  on Tuesday,  accompanied by her sis  ter,   lately   arrived   from   England,  whom she had gone to Salmon Arm  ,    to meet.  ' " Ballasting trains between the gravel'  pit above Stirling Creek and Coalmont  run five trips a day. . The ' trains are  loaded by means of a steam sh'oVel  operated in the pit.  Nigel Ewart was in town last week.  He expects to go to Graham Island in  about a couple of weeks with C. D. B.  Green who is taking a survey .party  up there and has a summer's work  ahead of him.  Messrs. Waldriif and Cameron, from  southern Alberta are here f this week  interesting investois in the townsite  of Burdett on the Crow division of the  C. P. R. between Medicine Hat and  Lethbridge.  The entrance examinations, are in  progress heie this week under the  supervision of school inspector W. S.  Winsby. , There, are twelve candidates  writing. Five of these are from Hediey school and the test from Coalmont,  Princeton and Keremeos. '   -  An interesting sketch and appreciation of Wm. G. McMynn. government  agent at Greenwood, who is transferred to Golden, written by E. Jacobs  appeared in a recent issue_of the Victoria Times and is a just tribute to the  merits of an efficient public officer.  Robert Stevenson,,father of the Si-  milkainei-ri, U. in Hediey this week  looking after inteiests which he has in  , this camp. He also owns valuable  properties on Copper Mountain and  appeals in a fair way to reap speedy  reward for the unbounded faith he has  ever shown in the mining resources of  the district.  The break in the Hume last week  has proven one of the most difficult to  repair of any that has yet taken place.  Considerable preparatory work was  necessary in getting the foundation in  shape at that point where the break  occurred before any carpenter- work in  replacing the demolished section's  could proceed.  Noel B. Kelsc-y, of Kruger Mountain, formerly of Camp McKinney,  died suddenly at Rock Creek last week.  Deceased appealed to be in best of  health when the end came and was  loading sorrro effects from a car to a  wagon when he dropped dead. He  was in Hediey last summer attending  the funeral of Mrs Rose.  ' Plants |for sale ��������� Good strong  young.pki.nts ready for transplanting  'tomatoes, cabbage etc., a cent apiece.  Apply to Barlow Bros., Keremeos.  The  members   of  the Hediey' "Golf  Club are   bewailing the  cutting down  of a, big pine tree which formed a barrier that helped to make one of the interesting features   of   the   "Needle's  Eye" hole in the local golf links.   The  tree was   cut down  by   the   Indian,  Felix, for fiiewood, and as long as ho  leaves the other big tree which helped  to make the portal,'the general character of the hole will not be altered as  badly as   that   of    'Corkscrew'*   was'  changed by the trees cut there.    Nature not only'did much Jbut did all for  the Hediey links, and they may yet be'  an asset for the  town that may tend  to draw  tourists  here if they can be  retained as much as possible as Nature  left them.   Let usiio'pe therefore that  they may suffer ho further from * the.  vandalism born of inexperience on the  one hand or aboriginal utilitarianism  on the other.   Of course, the  reserve  belongs to the Indians and they, have  a right to do with it'as they hitve a  mind to, 'but the Indians will benefit  as much if 'not more, than  others  in  Hedtey by  the   tourist   trade which  may.be drawn when the railway gets  through to the coast, arid tlie fame of,  the Hediey golf links which have been  so highly commended by experienced  visiting golfers, gets abroad.  The Vernon News has come of age.  having coin pie ted _1 years and is now  entered on its 22d year. If every journal in Canada that has attained the  same age 'could point to a 'caieer as  consistent and honorable as that of  the News which never failed in its  mission to advance the interests of the  Okanagan the status of the average  country weekly in this and other  provinces would be higher than it is  to-day. , May the News go on from  manhood's prime tivripe old age as  rich in the enjoyment of the good will  .__   ~-'aj..t'! . -j; Ji "'   -  _!' ���������  iJ-1'1  KEERrYOUR EYES<0N  -������____#  CAMP HEDLEY  WATCH IT GROW  It is destined "to be the Greatest Gold Mining Camp in Canada.  Money invested in Hediey Town Property now will bring you Big  Returns ih 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.  and confidence of those among whom  it has labored and continue to keep  pace  with  the growth and  advance-  <s?  Synopsis "of Coal Mining Regulations  PJOAL mining rights' of the Dominion, in  "���������^ -Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta,  the Yukon Territory, the North-w o->t Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be leased for* term of  twenty-one years at an annual rental of $1 an  acre. Not more than 2,5(i0 acres will be leased  to one applicant. -      '  Application for a lease must be made by the >  applicant in person to the Agent or Sub-Agent  or the district in which the rights applied for  arc .situated.  In surveyed territory the land must be described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of  sections, and in nnsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by the applicant  himself.  Each application must be accompanied by a  fee of 85 which will be refunded if the rights  applied for arc not available, but not otherwise. ,A royalty hhall be paid oirtho merchantable output of the mine at the rate of live cents  per ton  ��������� The person operating the mine shall furniih  the Agent,-with.s worn return-, accounting for'  the full quantity of merchantable coal mined  .    c ., ... .t .     - , and nay the royalty thereon.   If the coal min-  rrient of the community as it has done   nig rights arc not being operated, such returns  should be furnished at least oncea year.  in the past. While much of its succes-s  has been due to the ability and care  exercised in the editorial chair theie  is also a liberal share due to the man  upon whose shoulders rested the burden of meeting the pay-roll and seeing  that the mechanical excellence of the  home print shop also kept pace with  the growth of the district and was  able to meet all the demands made  upon it. It is the well balanced equally developed organism that attains  the highest perfection and enjoys the  greatest 'measure of health and vigor  and the News has been fortunate all  round in having a good teanr like Mc-  Kelvie and Ball to push it along.  The lease will include the coal mining right*.  only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surfaceTigliN may  be considered necessary for the working of the  mine at the rate of ''10.00 an acre.**  For full information application should bo  made to the Secretary of the Department of  the Interior. Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lauds.  W. \V. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.-Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. Si-Cm  A Great Northern special went  through on Tuesday on which were  J. M. Gruber, general manager, W. D.  Scott, general superintendent of western division; R. C. Morgan, divisional  superintendent Spokane Falls & Northern; Wm. Kelly, master mechanic  western division; H. S. M. Holt, master carpenter western division; and J.  A. Davis, maintenance of way branch.  T. C. Brooke, poultry breeder, of  Princeton, has received an appointment on the constabulary force in  South Africa as inspector and the  Princeton Star says, will have six  months in which to report for duty.  Mr. Brooke has dorre much to further  the interests of high grade poultry-  raising in the Similkameen aud his removal from the district at this juncture will cause, the industry to suffer-  very materially.  Mr.  Camsell and  his assistant,   Mr-  Rose, were busy during the latter part  of last week  in locating certain   geological  features so   that  when   they  come  back as giudes for  the visiting  geologists next  year   they   will   not  need to  lose any time in taking them  to   the   exact   spots   where    certain  changes  in formation are to be  met  with.     It is a well   understood fact  that  in Camp  Hediey these eminent  visiting geologists will have the privilege of  witnessing  geological   conditions  and associations in economical  geology not met with anywhere else  on the continent and it is most fortunate   that   they   will   have   as   then-  principal guide the man who has given  the geology of the camp so exhaustive  a study as Mr. Camsell has done.  Royal  Naval  College of Canada,  Halifax, N. S.  The next examination for the entry of Naval  Cadets will be held at the examination centre  of the Civil Service Commission in November,  191-"; parents or guardians of intending candidates should apply to the secretary, Civil Service Commission, Ottawa, for entry papers before 1st October, next.  Candidates must be between the ages of 14  and 16 on 1st October, 1813.  Cadets are trained for appointment as Officers  in the Navnl Service, the course at the College  being two . years, followed by one year in a  Training Cruiser, after Avhieh Cadets are rated  Midshipmen.  Further details can be obtained on application to the undersigned. .  G. S. DESBARATS  Deputy Minister, Department  of the *N'aval Service.  Department of the Naval Sci-vico  Ottawa, May 6th, 1912, 21-23-25  ���������  ���������  X  ���������  -���������  ���������  ��������� -  ��������� -  ��������� '  t  consign-  Wo have just received a  ment of these well known buscuits  - and recommend them as 'tlie nicest  lot of biscuits ever received in Hediey. . We have them in bulk and in  packages of all sizes.  X  X  Curlew Butter Now in Stock and We Will Have  It In Continually From Now Oh  ���������  ���������  TO CANADIAN ARCHITECTS  Competition for New University Buildings to  bo Erected at Point Grey, near Van  couver, British Columbia ���������  The Government of British Columbia in\ite  Competitive Plans for the general scheme and  design for the proposed new University, togcthj  or- with more detailed Plans for the buildings  to be erected first at an estimated cost of  $1,500,000.  Prizes of ������10,000 will be given for the most  successful Designs submitted.  Particulars of the competition and plan of  site , may bo obtained on request from the  undersigned.  .The designsto be sent in by July 31st. 1912  addressed, to .  The Minister of Ekucatioj*.  Parliament Buileings,  "Victoria, British Columbia  + Green vegetables arrive at the end blf every week J  I Shatfords, Ltd.l  WATER NOTICE  i  ���������  X  X  ���������  ��������� .  X  ���������  ���������  :  Department of Lands  WATER RIGHTS BRANCH  In the matter of the Board of Investigation  created by Part III of the "Water Act" for tho  determination of the water rights existing on  tho 12th day of March. ISO!); and in tho matter  of all streams in tho Siinillcamecn Water Dis  trict.  Take notice that each and every person,  partnership, company, or municipality who, on  the said 12th day of March 1009. had water  rights on any of the above mentioned creeks, is  directed to forward on or boforo the 20fch day of  June, 1912, to the Controller of Water Rights  at the Parliament Buildings at Victoria, a  memorandum of claim in writing as required  by section 28 of the said act as amended. Printed forms for such memorandum (Form No. 19)  can bo obtained from any of the Water Recorders in tho Province.  The said Board of Investigation will then  proceed to tabulate such claims.  After the claims have been tabulated by the  Board, notice will be given of tho places and  days on which evidence and argument will be  heard at local points.  Dated at Victoria this 13th day of May, 1912.  By Order of the Board of Investigation.  J. V. ARMSTRONG  Acting Controller of Water Rights  This is an oxtention of the time given in the  notice of Gth March, 1912 21-1  For a Licence to Take and Use Water  TVJotice is hereby given that I Anton Wiiik-  -^ lcr. of Hcdloy, B. C. will apply for a licence to take and use 2 cubic feet per second of  water out of an unnamed Spring locally known  as Bald Hill Slough. The water will be diverted at a point 1 infle north of Thos. Sirois' south  line and will bo used for irrigation purposes on  tho land described as A. Winklor's pre-emption  This notice was posteil on the ground on tho  13th day of May. 1912. The application will  bo filed in the otlico of the Water Recorder at  Fairview.  Objections may be filed with the said AVater  Recorder or with the Controller, of Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria. B. C.  ANTON* WINKLER  THE  Peoples Trust Co  PflLflGE  Liveru, Feed & Sale Stables  HKDLEY   B.C.  IT A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.    M Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  When   writing-   Adversers  Mention the Gazette.  Please  Office of Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phon.   11        INNIS  BROS. Proprietors.  LIMITED  You Should  Make Your Will Now and Appoint  This Company Executor and Trustee.  Because it has large experience in this work. Because  it lias very great assets, which are,a guarantee of faithful  performance of duties. Because it "takes none bat legal  holidays, and it is always avaibable, which is not true of  the individual trustee.  Because it never dies, or is ill or incapacitated. Because it hos Safe Deposit boxes for safe keeping of documents and valuables. Because it has skilled officers and  directors who make the managements of estates a study  and who give their undivided attention to such matters.  There are iriaiiy other reasons too, and we would like  to tell you of them.       Call or write for booklet.  TRY THE  Hediey   Gazette  FOR  Fine Job Printing  THE PEOPLES TRUST COMPANY, Ltd  P. O. Box 226, Phone 81  Penticton, B. C.  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! r, r- p -.1 -. ;^;<,irv-J*- ���������������������������=���������'  ���������-ryr���������..-v^y^-i-i"   j******p**"  THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. MAY 30,1912.  Wa''.<v'  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen���������Famed for Fruit Growing  lii������t \Vodnesd;iyc  Town and Lower Valley.  Slieep creek was on the rampage  last week.  1   Hylard   Innis  left for  his   ranch on  Trout Creek last Monday.  Fred Caslier arrived from Oregon  with two carloads of sheep.  A party of Innd buyers were looking  over the  Surprise property last week.  L. AV. Shatford, M. P. P., went  through to Princeton by auto on Tuesday.  Archie MrEa'f-hern had rather a bad  spill up at the Centre  night.  Slwood Bromley after spending the  winter, in Lytton, returned home  Thursday.  Rev. G. H. B. Kinney is spending a  few days hi town, the guest of Mr.  and Mrs. R. L. Gibion.  Sheldon Breeden, came in with a six  horse team load of household effects to  be consigned to Princeton.  Mr. aird Mrs..AY. H. Armstronsr and  Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Morrison arrived in  Keremeos Monday morning.  .1. O. Smith and H. S. Hown, of  North Yakima passed through Keremeos Thursday last bound for the  Cariboo country.  L. Harris, of Vernon, arrived Monday. While here he will deliver a lecture on bee-keeping, the report of  which will be found in next week's  items.  The Rev. G. T. MacKcnzie, B. A.,  who at the. present time is in the east,  will leave shortly for Keremeos, where  he will take up the duties of the  Methodist ministry.  P. AV. Gregory, 0. E.. of Princeton,  was in town last Wednesday, making  preparations to go up the Aslinola  liver, where he will survey, purchase  and pre-emption land.  Mrs. Sproule. of Iledley, passed  through on Tuesday on her way from  Salmon Arm, ;iccompanied by her sister. Miss Lowndes, who has recently  arrived from Fiu-land.  AV. S. AVinsby, school inspector, of  Kamloops, c.-une in on tire 25th and  next morning drove down to inspect  the Sirnilkaineen school. In the afternoon he visited the Olalla school.  A. E. Hargreaves Co. will be the  name of the new proprietors of the  Big Store. The new company intends  putting in a full line of groceries and  dry goods, and will endeavor to meet I  every requirement of their patrons.  Mr. and Airs. K. M. Ciooker an-j  nounce the engagement of their sister  Miss Alary Traub to Oliver C ran ford  "WillMiu. of ''"dinoiitnn. Alia., the  marriage to take place at their home  in Keremeos towards the end of June.  During the game athletic sports were  carried on, which included, 100 yd.  dash, high jump, hop, step and jump;  trap-shooting, children's foot races,  horse racing, cowboy's turnstake race.  The Oroville band kept everthing lively during the day. The different refreshment stalls were kept busy and  all report a successful day. In the  evening the ball was very well attended the hall being filled to capacity.  The supper at the Keremeos hotel was  second to none.    '  Special   mention   must  be  made of  the number of visitors from Penticton  never  before  had such a. fine crowd  from    the    metropolis   of. the   south  Okanagan visited us.     They gave us a  splendid  turnout,   and   although  we  cannot hope  to muster such a crowd,  we will do our best to repay Penticton  by turning out to their celebration on  the  1st July.    Many  thanks are due  to the Oroville people who came along  with   the   band and baseball  team to  cheer for  the  boys and   help everything along with their cheerful spirits.  Hediey  and Princeton  were well represented,    many  coming   in on   the  night trains  of Thursday and Friday.  Altogether   Victoria    Day    was   a  splendid success and we wish to thank  one and all for making it a day not to  be forgotten.    A list of of the winners  of all items on the programme will be  found below.  Baseball ��������� 1st game, Oroville It  Keremeos 4; 2nd game, Penticton 12  Oroville 10. Penticton won the $100  purse.  Trapshoot���������Individual shoot���������H. B.  Meausette 1st, Dick Boeing 2nd.  Bicycle Race���������Chas. Armstrong 1st.  R. L. Gibson 2nd.  Cowboy Tinnstake Race (9 entires)���������  Tommy Terbasket.lst, George Allison /  2nd.  Half Mile Running Race - - Uxa  Alexis horse 1st, Charley Andrew's  hoise 2nd.  100 yard dash���������McLean 1st, McGill-  vary 2nd.  Hop, step and jump���������Charley Alex  34 feet 7 inches. 1st, Tommy Terbas-  ket 2nd.  High Jump ���������Charley Shuttleworth  1st, Charley Alex 2nd.  75 yards., boys 14 and under,��������� L.  Armstrong 1st, Alex Innis 2nd.  75 yards, girls 14 and  under,���������Kathleen Gibson 1st, A'*iolet Honeywell 2nd.  7.") yards, girls 10 and under,���������Lillian  Gibson 1st, Birdie Mnnery 2nd.  75 yards, boys 10 and under ���������Jim  Clark 1st, Joe. Bromley 2nd.  Girls  handicap  race���������Erne  Manery  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,   Proprietress.  Kcrcincos-Peiiticton Mail Stage.  The auto stage leaves Kerenicos for  Penticton, Tuesdays, Thursdays and  Saturday at 5 p.m.  Single fare $7.50, Return $14.00  Phone 14, Penticton W. E. AVelby  GEO. KIRBY  Notary Public.  ItEAL ESTATE MINES  Agent for:  London & Lancashire Fire Ins. Co. -  Ocean Accident-and Guarantee Co.  Keremeos. B. C.  t  I  SPRAY  t  ���������  Do not neglect to spray your trees Avith  ���������    ���������   ' *  Pendray's Lime Sulphur Solution  Pencli-ay'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.  C.  JE.  SHAW  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provin  cial Land Surveyor.  A. Brown  Office of J  KEREMEOS  B. C.  R. H. EOGERS,  M.A., B.C.L.  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  CONVEYANCING, CUSTOMS BROKERAGE,  FIRE INSURANCE  AVe  carry a full line of Garden and  Field Seeds.  Five Roses Flour always iri stock  F.  RICHTER ESTATE  OFFICE  KEREMEOS. B.C.  SILKS  Large Assortment of choice Silk'Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOJ1MY SING, Keremeos  SING LEE  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds oi: Chinese  Labor.  Keremeos, B.C.  ! 1st, Edith Bo wen 2nd.  Air. M. J. Alason, who was with the  government hydrogr.-iphieal survey  last summer in this district, arrived in  Keremeos last Wednesday to work  with .1. Bergoust, C. K.. who is completing the survey of all streams tributary to the Siinilkaineen.  Rev. T. Osborne, of Princeton, came  through on Tuesday on his way home  from the'Mcthodist conference in A'ic-  toria. lit.1 managed to work a passage,  up the vallev on the G. N. It. special  which passed up with the lyees of the  road on board.  VICTOIIIA   MAY n'l.EI'.KATlON  Thursday morning arrived   with the  citizens of Keremeos up  .-mil about at  an   early   hour   making   preparations  for the coming big day.   Teams where  out hauling in ICvergreeiis most of the  day, trees were put on each sidewalk,  many arches wine built and numerous  flags   were   in   evidence   by   evening.  Victoria  day broke   fine and clear tlie  sound   of   many   hammers   broke   tlie  early   morning stillness.    Afore decorations   woi-a put up  and   .stringers  of  red white  and blue bunting were run  across the stieet from the post office to  the livery barn. By nine o'clock everything was   in readiness,   and, it is safe  to say,   that   our   little   town    was  a  credit to every citizen that day. About  10 o'clock the first motor- arrived from  Penticton   and lief ore  10::-i() four more  came in.      The train from  Oroville arrived on time conveying the band and  baseball   team and about one hundred  citizens of Uncle Sam's domain.    Oroville    and   Keremeos   .-.baseball   teams  were  dra.wn   to play  the   first  garhe,  which ended  in fitvor of''Oroville by a  score, of 14-4.     In the afternoon game  Penticton   was   victorious   by   12-10.  COPPER  The New-Edition of the  COPPER HANDBOOK.  just published. N volume X, for the years 1910-  11)11, and required nearly eighteen, months in  preparation.  It has 1902 Pages  containing nearly one ami a half million words  oi-about twice as much matter as the bible.  There arc :!.'> chapters, and the book covers the  Copper Industry of the World  COVERING : Copper History, Geology.  Geography. Chemistry. Mineralogy, Mining,  Milling. Leaching. Smelting, Helming, Brands.  Grades. Impurities. Alloys, Uses, Substitutes,  Terminology. Deposits by Districts, States,  Countries and Continents, Mines in Detail,  Statistics of Production, Consumption, Imports  lOxports. Finances. Dividends, etc.  Vol, X of the Copper Handbook lists and  describes  8,130 Mines and Companies  these descriptions ranging from 2nv',i lines: in  tin; ensf; of 11 dead company, in  which case i-e-  I fcreiice is made In a proceeding edition giving  a fuller description,   up to _t pages in the case  I of the .Anaconda, which produces one-eighth  of the copper supply of the world. The chapter  giving mine descriptions, which lists the largest number of mines and companies ever given  in any wor of reference on mines (Hamming  investments, has been fully revised.  The new edition of the Copper h inrlfooO' is a  dozen books in one, covering all phases of the  copper industry of the entire world,    ft is used  "'WORLD'S STANDARD REFERENCE  ROOK ON COPPER.  bv 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 filled with facts of vital importance to  THK INVESTOR  TDK SPECULATOR  TH K M ET A L li URG 1ST  Till* CONSUMER  THK MINER  Price is ������5 in bin: ram with gilt top, or ������7.50  in genuine full library mOrocco.'  Terms are tho most liberal. Send no money,  but order the boo sent you, all carriage charges prepaid, on one wee 's approval, to bo returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits.  Canyon afford not to see the boo anil .judge  for yourself of its value to you ?  "Write now to the editor and publisher,  HORACE I. STEVENS  fill! TEMPLE BUILDING, HOUGHTON,  Michigan,   U. S. A.  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  WSTKICT OI-' YALE  '"Take notice that I, Hiram Inglce. 6f "White  *���������      Lake, B.C.. occupation, farmer: intend to  apply for permission to purchase the following  described lands���������  Commencing at a po-^t planted at the south  west corner of Lot 1009, thence north 10 chains,  thence west 20 chains, thence south -10 chains,  thence cast -JO chain.-, to point of commencement, containing eighty acres more or less.  II. INGLEE  May 1-t, 10IJ IS-4  Advertise in the  Hediey Gazette  and watch Results  KEREMEOS       }  AUTO LIVERY  > Twaddle's New 40 horse-power   \  \ Case Auto                      \  \ Leaves Keremeos for Pentic-   v  ������ ton,   Monday,    Wednesday   3  s and Friday at-1:15 p.m.            \  \ Returning,   leaves   Penticton  f Monday,   Wednesday   and  p Friday   on   arrival   of   Str.  \ Okanagan at 7:'.I0 p.m.  \ sixia.K FAKi-: -   $7.50  ( RI'TCK.Y          -        $11,00  f Arrang-'itieiits     for    Ti links  p and other Baggage  >j A   First-Class   Driver has been  ������ Engaged and   the auto may  f be   hired  at  50c  per   mile,  s minimum   rate; for further  { particulars apply to  C HARRY TWEDDLE  f Keremeos Centre       -       B. 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Rainfall for the week       0.19 inches  The finest lubricant for the Commercial  Machine is  PRI  T  <$>  This may be applied in different  Avays 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.  X ��������� HAS THE LUBRICANT  i  ���������3  ft  N  M  u  hi  i ;>  III  f  111  n  u  ��������� I  il 1  I  I  I  (  *  *.

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