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 Volume IX.  SIMILKAMEENfilDVERTISER.  mm.  HEDLEY, B.C., THUliSDAY, SE^JJMBEli 2-r*. 19V3.  Number '3S.  ���������KB"*-''"?  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST   .  [18 years practice in Vancouver.]  S. O. h. Co.'s l'l.OCIC  PENTICTON,       -      -       B. C.  VISITED THE MINE  W.  E.   Cory and   Friends see  the Nickel  Plate Mine and Works.  JflS. GLAKKE  Watchmaker  HEDLEY.B.C,  Clocks and Watches for Sale.  R. W. DEANS  Notary Public Real Estate  Ranches,   Properties.   Mines,  Timber,  Water Powers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcoino P. O. B.C  N. Tho.mpsox 1'iro.VK skv'iock alll'"  MGli. WKSTEKX OA.V.MJA  Cammeli Laird & Co. Ltd.  'Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  Ofllcos and Warehouse. SI7-I*;' Hearty Si root -  Vancouver, B. C.  Hotel  tfEDLEY,  B. C.  First Cluss Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brand-* of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Hedley    fliners'    and    riillrnen's  Union, No. 161, W. F. of M.  Hcfralar meetings of the Hedley Local. No.  Kit arc held on the Host and third  Wednesday  in the month in l-'ratoiaity hall mid the si-caul  and fourth Wednesday at I lie X. I*. "Mine  O. HI. Stevk.ns j 'J*. J:. AVn.r.r.v  President Kin-Secretary.  A. F. & A. M.  KKfiUijAR inojitlilv moorinu-'- of  ileriiey Lodge No. i\i. A. F. k A. *M..  m-o; held on tho second Friday in  each ihonth iu fraternity hull, Hedley. Visiting-  brethren aro cordially invited to attend.  S. E. HAHILTON,  W. Al  H.-D. BARNES  Secretary  MODERN WOODMEN  OF, AMERICA  Hedley Local Camp incuts in  Fraternity Hall the first Thursday only in the month.  H. G  R. J. COKIUC'A.Y  Connsel  FUEE.MA.V  Clerk.  L. O. L.  Kctruhu*' monthly liiectinjr.s of  Hedley Lodge 1741 are held on  the third lyionrtay in every  ^"*<sS3i������f'iSjE?^month in l-'riiternity Hall. Visiting bi-cthci-n arc cordially invited to attend.  H. J. JONKS. W. "H.  G. H. TURNKK. Sco't.  DR. J. L. MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home office in Oroville, 1st  to 20th of each month.  Office  on North   Main   Street.  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL KNGIXKEK A.vn'UKITISH  COLUMBIA LAND SL'KVKVOK  Star Building- Princeton  On Friday last Mr.- W. E. Cory of  Now York who lias been one of the  principal owners in the Nickel Plate  mine since the Hedley Gold Mining  Company took over the'property some  four years ago, anil has given the concern much of his attention as a member of the Board of directors, came in  to pay his first visit to the property.  He has recently been on an i-xtc-nded  trip to Europe and came direct from  Paris, hi inging with him a couple of  friends. Mr. J. 13. Woulen of Philadelphia who spends, considerable of  his time in the French capila.l, and  31. Fiiera de Castro a Portuguese engineer.  The party landed at Monlieal and  came directly -.west by C. P. 11. to  Sicainous and down the lake to Penticton wheero they were met by Mr. T  Walter.Beam and Mr. Jones in the  Company's car.  As there was scarcely time after  their-arrival on Friday to take In the  mine that day they were taken for a  run up theriverandalso up the Twenty  Mile Creek to give tlictu a good idea  of the surroundings and the company's  holdings in the valley.  On Saturday Lhey went up the tramway to the mine which was an experience that impressed them considerably as it has done almost everyone  who makes the trip I'm- the first time.  A careful and thorough inspection of  the mine followed and it goes without,  saying-that the Nickel Plate looked  good to them. AVhen it was known  what was involved in a trip over the  trail to Camp Clifton where the diamond drill crews arc operating, the  little side excursion was declined by  Messrs. Cory and Wordon, but the  younger man, Mr. de Castro was game  and accompanied Mr. Beam over the  tough steep trail to the'scene of the  diamond drill operations, and thence  down the canyon direct, for Hedley  .with Mr. Beam as -pilot.  Although not in the public eye to  the 'extent that men like Rockfeller, J.  J. Hill or Schwab are known. Mr. Cory  is nevertheless one of the great captains of industry and finance in a  country that is pre-eminent for  financial and industrial achievment.  -He has held the position of President  in the United States Steel Corporation  a circumstance which is. in itself  abundant evidence of his worth and  attainments and his position in the  business world.  His interests are widely scattered  and many of them are concerned  with mining, but he is much too busy  a man to give personal attention to  more than a small part of them) This  accounts for his inability to pay an  earlier visit to Hedley. His interests  in Montana which are large, helped to  bring-hiin west at the present time  and-the trip was arranged by him so  as to allow him to take in Hedley  on the way and satisfy his curiosity  as to the lay of the land in connection  with a mine which is yielding him excellent profits on  the capital  he had  STEEL AT SUMMIT  ist  K. V. Road Now Ready-76 Miles  West of Midway  Steel on the Kettle Valley railway  will be laid to the summit, 70 miles  west of Midway' by Dec. 1st. according to'pl.-ins of those now in charge of  ,the work. The roadbed is in readiness,  but there will be about 18 days of  bridge building and 20 days' of steel  laying in tin-11'miles remaining to  reach the summit.  The laying of steel i'i run Wolfe ci eek  at mile 05 west fioin J'id way. started  yesterday, but there will be three  bridges to build in the first three mile.-.  The bridges are frar.vcd at Carmi  ready for installing, Tlie work is now  being done by the rairivay company,  but it is excepted that ii* will be late  next summer before tin:-? link to Penticton will be connected up. There is  considerable difficult ro.ulwork yet bo  do.���������Grand Fork's Gaze'.te.  MR.  CAMSELL  REVISITS HEDLEY  A SOTE-tVORTJll*. liVJKST  The    Imperial   E.vhibii>������u   in    ("rent  liriiiiiii in 1913 to It'ark Many  Centenaries  lA/alterClayfon  Hiu'i-ister. Solicitor. Kto.  JIIIXKY TO LOAN  PENTICTON,  B. C.  invested in it.  POSTMASTER-GENERAL IN' B. C.  The Panama Exhibition is not the  only .great fair in preparation. Two  ycras hence an Imperial Exhibition  will be held in London.. It will be "on  the lines of the Colonial Exhibition of  18S6, and tho ��������� different ��������� names illustrate the change in British Empire  nomenclature. Colonif.r exhibitions  have gone with the Colonial conference. What is now done by the dominions over the seas is Imperial. Tho  exhibition of 1915 is expected to bring  together a great display of British  Empire products, including those of  regions which were not British when  the Colonial Exhibition was held.  It will be an anniversary year,, the  .centennial of Waterloo. J.he seventh  centenary of "Magna Cuarta. 'flic  Prince of-Wales wilt then be twenty-  one, and the quadrennial Imperial  Council will be due. We may expect  in addition to the regular council of  premiers, and the meeting of the Defence Committee, a much larger council or parliament of the Empire, and  probably gatherings of various commercial, professional and other organizations.  The failure of Great Britain to participate in the Panama Exhibition  cannot react on the London Exhibition. No foreign country will be invited or permitted to share in this  enterprise. It will not be international but Pan-British.  It will be shown that'the-British  Empire is the most self-contained organization the world has ever seen.  There is hardly any object of human  desire, to say nothing of objects of  human need, that are not produced  under the British flag, ..and almost  everything produced in the Empire  meets a demand in some part of the  British domain. The collection of  such, productions in one vast display  in the presence of the persons who  produce them and of those who consume them, will be a strong arrd impressive argument for an Imperial  Trade Alliance.���������News-Advertiser.  Air. Camsell came in on Monday and  has since been busy over the hills and  in the workings of the Nickel Plate  mine, holing the developments that  have taken place since his last vi.sit  and adding to his geological data, of  things proven. The Gazette had an  interview with him in reference to the  International Geological Congress  which has taken up his attention for  more than a year pasi. Regarding  the cancellation of the side trip into  the Siuiilkameen. it was as we guessed  it would be. a gi eater disappoiulnit'iit.  to Mr. Camsell himself than it was to  Hedley. It is. however a little bit of  satisfaction to know, although perhaps  it shouldn't be, that all the other side  excursions had to be cancelled as well  and for the same reason���������simply that  with the surfeit of good things they  hatl been having and the comfort of  the overland train with its ten sice-p-  ei'.s and large day coaches in which  lectures were being given by various'  niembeis of the Canadian Geological  Survey, if was practically impossible  to persuade any of the foreign delegates to leave the main party. The  Congress ilself, Mv. Camsell said, was  an uiKiualificcl success, and while it  had entailed a lot of haul work on the  members of the Survey they were  well lepaidin the expressions of satisfaction heard from all the delegates.  The only trouble was that the rountiy  i*. too big and from a geological point  of view it is also far too interesting  altogether to expect men to take iu and  digest it all in tho weeks or months at  their disposal. To do so and expect  to escape scientific dyspepsia was to  expect too much. Many of them, however, have determined to come back  and take longer lime to see things  moie at their leisure.  One feature of the occasion mentioned by Mr. Cam.^ell was that of the  large number a it ending���������and there  were-17 countries repT-esented���������only a  small percentage of them were economic geologists or milling .engineers.  The greater number by far were general geologists who were wedded to  geology for its own sake, and they  revelled in a country like Canada  where they could see the whole story-  of creation spread out before them in  the book of rocks, from the early  Kewuydin to the latest soils that can  produce Canada's No. 1 hard, or the  more benign Siuiilkameen dirt mixed  with volcanic ash which grows the  peerless Keremeos peaches which they  might have seen but didn't.  Mr. Camsell did not accompany aii3*  of the parlies to the north, butreturn-  C. V. I?. PKdOflSES HLVDE (-001)  The Kig IhiHroad Carries On! J I* 101:1  lhiihliim- Prouiiiiiniie  WINNIPEG. Sept. IS.���������-The Canadian Pacific railway will complete to  the last detail the program which was  mapped out for 1913, was the statement made this morning by George  Bury, vice-president of the .company,  on his return from Fort William,  where he accompanied the directors,  completing their trip over western  lines. Mr. Bury stated that he had  found the work going ahead so rapidly  in the west that every piece of grading  and every foot of steel planned to be  clone would be finished this year. In  connection with double tracking, he  said that a little of it was now in  operation, but there would be more  by the end of the year. Asked if he  thought the company would be able to  move the crop without much difficulty,  all the vice-president replied was:  '"Wait, and we shall see."  The Postmasters-General  of Great  Britain and Canada Make Joint Visit  to Pacific Coast  GREAT NORTHERN  HOTEL ;3".������T.  There should be something doing in  the post ollice business in Canada after  the visit to the Pacific coast of Hon.  .Herbert Samuel, Postmaster-general  of Great Britain, and Hon. L.P. Pelletier, Postmaster-general of Canada.  These   two distinguished  visitors  ar-  ULSI'EJR MEANS  IjrjSL.YE.SS  100,000 Enrolled, and Coiniiiiuider-hi-  Chief Chosen  HEDLEY B.C.  Bar and Table the Best.   Rates Aloderate  First Class Accommodation  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley, B. C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  incouver last week.  Unlike Canada the business of the  British Post oflice is not confined to  the mails but also embraces telegraph  and cable service, and in all probability  the present visit foreshadows important changes, among which may be  expected earnest effort to cheapen  cable service.1-"  It is the first instance in which a  British Cabinet Minister has visited  Canada during his term of office. The  British Minister has addressed Canadian clubs at various points en route  and was not very well satisfied with  the liberties taken by sundry Canadian newspapers in misrepresenting  his views.  BELFAST, Sept. IS.���������-Capt. James  Craig, Unionist member for the East  Division of Down, announced at a  public meeting here tonight the acceptance of Gen. Sir George Richardson of the post of "general officer  commanding the volunteers."  Sir Edward Carson, leader of the  Irish Unionists, who is continuing his  inspection through West Down, expressed the hope, in addressing the  volunteers, that the next time he saw  them "every man will have a. rifle  on his shoulder." Ho urged them to  leave no stone unturned to resist the  invaders.  Frederick E. Smith, another of the  Ulster leaders, urged them to make  their ideals such that when the time  came for Sir Edward Carson to negotiate with the government Ire might  do so with the knowledge that behind him were 100,000 disciplined volunteers. The commanding general  emphasized the importance of efficacy  in drill and knowledge of the rifle as  being useful when the rally sounded.  eel to Toroto after going with them   to  the coast.  The Government did   the handsome  thing  and  a wise   thing   when   they  gave;    the    Geological    survey    carte  blanche anel  told  them  to spare   no  pains rior expense tp  make  the  affair  go off as well.as possible.    Canada had  the honor of playing host on   the  occ  .asion anel she had the goods  to  show,  and it would have been   unpartlonable  folly to have let the opportunity slip  without making the most of it.    If an  unkind fate  prevented   us  in  Hedley  from having a finger  in   the  pie,   we  have   sense    enough    to    understand  where the impossibility  came  in  anil'  accept the situation   for   which  there  was nobody  to  blame���������not even ourselves.  The   Gazette has  received ;i  copy of  Frank Bailey's   pamphlet. "The Vulley  of Sunshine" setting  forth I lie merits  of Nicola. Similkameen  and Tulameen  valleys.      It is a well   illustrated book  of some SO pages without counting the,  advertising  which (vill   mil if up considerably more.    The matter has been  carefully prepared, and is reliable .indwell within the facts. The effort shows  public-spiritcdiii's-"  on the   part of the  compiler and it is to be hoped that hit-  enterprise*   will   meet,  with   better  re-  waid   than that which fell   Lo   the  lot  of one luckless compiler  of a   pamphlet  on   Hedley some  four  years ago.  Then payment of the cost  was  practically  guaranteed before it was untlei-  taken and a subscription list produced  to make good the promise,   but never- ���������  ihcless the compiler was nicely stung  to   the   tune of over $150.00   in   hard  cash   paid out  by him   without counting a ceiit for the* labor,   i. ^11: Bailey"  has   met   some of   the same class who  are big on schemes and long on promises, but willing nevertheless for somebody else to   be stuck for- it. then he is  up against   it indeed, for it cost some  .money as   well  .-is labor  to   turn-out'-  "The  Valley  of  Sunshine."     To help  the scheme along the Gazette gave the  use of over a hundred dollars worth of  cuts,   which were, used   in the illustrations of Hedley anel other parts of the  vallev. ' '    l  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following are the leadings showing temperature, etc., for the week  ending Sept    ,20 1913:  AT THE   MIXE.  "Maximum        "Minimum  Sept 11 .. ���������    ���������    55        . *->!  15 .. 08        .. 30  1(5 .. (50        . . -12  17       ������������������'...-      01        .. 3S  ���������     IS .. 55     '  .. 34  19 ..        - (i.t    .    .. 27  20 .-.     ,    6'S       .. 32  Average maximum temperature G0.14  Average minimum             do         33.42  Mean temperature         ���������                 40.IS  Rainfall for the week     .00 inches.  Snowfall        "       '���������           .00  CORKKSl'OXDIXG  WKKK OK   LAST VKAK  Highest maximum temperature 07.  MINING NOTES  Camilla's mineral output increased  by $7-1,000.900 in the decade ending  1910. The Province of Ontario increased from $10,000,000 to $50.0(10.000  in the same decade.  Twenty cent copper is said to be ii.  sight in the near future. .  Conference committees on the tariff  schedule find it difficult to come lo an  agrec-mont on the duty on zinc and  zinc ores from Canada,  Good ore is reported to have been  struck in the Wonderful mine in the  Slocan. The general manager in  charge of the development, is ,T. P.  Keane well-known as amine manager  on the old Cariboo mine in Camp McKinney -which paid dividends for years  under his management. The Wonderful is now being worked under a lease  anel a bond in which Keane is interested with Clarence Cunningham of  Seattle.  Average  maximum  do  00.28  Lowest minimum  do  30.  Average  minimum  do  30.71  Mi-an  do  4S.49  AT  THE  Jiir.L.  Maximum  Minimum  Sept 11  ,   ,  05  ���������10  15  73  ���������10  10  SI  40  ���������     17  87  43  IS  ,  ,  OS  .S(  19  71  ,"'S  20  70  3i������  Average maximum temperature 71.12  Average minimum do 40.28  Mean do 57.35  Rainfall for the week    .00    inches  Snowfall        "       ���������'        .00  COIIKKSl-OXDI.VG  WEEK" Ol'' LAST VKAK  Highest maximum temperature SI.  Average do do 70.28  Lowest minimum do 39.  Average do ���������    do 40.28  Mean do 01.28  Hon. A. E. Me-Phillips, member for  Islands, in the B. C. legislature, has  been appointed a judge of the Court of  Appeal.  The first fatality at the "Rockliffe  range in Ottawa occurred last week  when Quartermaster sergeant T. S.  Harris was instantly killed by a bullet  from a rifle in the hands of another  sergeant, THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, SEPT 25,  1918.  W  m.  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  Issued on Thursdays, by the Hbw.ky Ga'/.rttk  l'KIN'l'INC AND l.'UlllllSIIIXG t'OMI'ANV,'  ���������1'i.mitkt-.' in. Medley.  15. C.  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Year. ;......: ". '.".,.: .S'-MXi  "   (United States I... "........;���������'. ���������.'.oO  ' Advertising Rates  Measurement. 1- lines to the inch.  Land Notices���������Certillc.ites of improvement, etc.  ��������� .S'.OiJ'for (i'l-duy notices, and ������5.(HI for ���������'('-(lay  .   notices.  ���������������������������.,..  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one  inch, $1.00 for one insertion, 2i> cents for  each subsequent insertion. Over one ineh,  "10 cents per lino for llrst insertion and 5  cents per lino for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  Changes for contract.advertisements should  be in the ollice by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue  Advertisements will he changed'once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. I-'or cha ages ofteaer tha a once a month  tho price of composition will be charged at  regular rates.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  SI.2:',; over 1 inch and up to 1 inches, ������1.00  per inch pur month. To constant advertisers  talcing larger space than' four inches,--on  application, rates will be given of reduced  charges, based on si/.e of space and length ;  of time.  A. MEGRAW, Manacing h'ditor.  THEIR TWO REST CCST01IKKS  ���������"���������(ill Moon  la  Last quar.  Si  1913  SEPT  New Moon  'First quar.  1913  Sun. Mon. Tnes. Wecl. Thu.' Fri. Sat.  ���������  11  21  2S  S  lo  22  29  !)  10  2:-i  80  8  10  17  21  -1  IS  .')  0  12  18  19  20  20.  27  KEEP THEM NON-SECTARIAN  Some   of  the   Protestant clergy   of  Ontario   who are  clamoring for religious instruction   iii the schools of that  province   should   b:-   shipped   out   to  British Columbia that they may learn  and   know   their   position  under   the  School    Act.        If   Premier   Whitney  yields   to   their  clamor  he  will   be a  -weaker   man  than   his   admirers   out  here in the west take him to be. Many  of  these   men   who are  making   their  demands  for  religious  instruction  in  the public schools  and an: so ready to  declaim against what they are pleased  to characterize  as godless schools, arc  strongly against   Roman Catholic separate schools, and yet tlu-y practically  want for themselves   more than   they  are denying   to the Roman clergy   because it is  surely kiss objectionable to  allow   the, Roman   Catholics  to  have  their own  separate  schools   than   to  have  their   clergy   enter   the   public  school   anil teach their eloctrinc there.  British Columbia diet   the wisest thing  she could possibly have, done, and saved herself a heap of trouble when she-  put  her- foot  right down   on it in the  first place  and allowed no  teaching of  anything  in the public schools except  the studies of the regular school curriculum.      -'To  make  assurance double  sure;  anel   take, a.  bond  of fafe"  those;  wise olel guys who determined to save  us  from   any  possibility -of sectarian  brawls in our educational affairs, even  put a   clause  in   the   School Act that  "no  clergyina.n  of any  denomination  shall  be  eligible for  the   position   of  Superintendent, Inspector, Teacher or  Trustee." They said ������������������The Lord's prayer may   hu used in   opening or closing  school" Imtspccified that "no religious  dogma nor creed shall be taught."  When the clergy of any tlenomina-  tion clamor for the right to enter the  public schools to impart religious instruction they practically admit that  the church has faileel in its power to  guide the youth within its own fold.  If they cannot impart a sufiicient  amount of religious, instruction to the  youth of their own congregations  Avithin the church or the Sunday  School they have no right to the  privilege of enforcing their dogmas  upon others in the public schools.  A   C.   S.   Financial   Writer  Furnishes  Some - Instructive   Figures'  Ee Forest Hicks, a writer in the  New York Times-Annalist, lias made  a study of trade statistics and shows  that Canada is borrowing money from  Britain and spending it in the United  States.  Mr. Hicks says:     -To one.making a  study   of   the   foreign   trade   of   the  United States several facts stand out  prominently.    First:    That while the  total of exports and  imports has advanced without serious setbacks from  1SS6 to date, the balance of trade, that  is excess of exports over imports, has  been subject to wide fluctuations.  The  magnitude   of   these,   fluctuations   is  shown   by   the   fact   that   in  1S93   the  United   States   owed   other   countries  in   respect   of   its   foreign   trade   for  that year $1S,0.00,000,' whereas in 190S  other    countries    owed    the    United  States $666,000,000.   The result of our  foreign trade for year ended Jurie 30,  1913. 'approximates  this  banner, year  with a figure of .-SG53,000,000.   An analysis of  the official  figures brings out  ths surprising fact that to our favorable trade balance for the year ended  June   30,   1913,   ?294,6SS,S69,   or   over  45   per   Cent,   of   the   total,   resulted  from our trade with the Dominion of  Canada,   which,   added   to , our   trade  with the United Kingdom, constituted  a total of $596,274,236, oi- over 91 percent,  of  our  total  trade  balance.    If  we added to these figures the.balances  with   British   colonies  throughout  the  world the percentage  would be even  higher.  United States  Trade  Balances  "Following are 'trade balances of  the. United States for the past fiscal  year with the principal countries of  the   world:  In favor of the United States arriving from���������  Great Britain and Ireland $301,5S5,367   ,.     294,6S8,869  PftLflGL  Livery, Feed & Sale Stables  HKDLEY   IJ. O,  A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  Hand.    II Orders for Teaming  promptly''.attended to.  OffiGC of Dominion Express -Company..'  WOOD    FOR   S A L E!  Phone II. INNIS   BROS. L'roprietors.  HOTEL SIMILKAMEEN,  HEDLEY, B. C.  An Up-to-date   First-Class Hotel  RATES MODERATE  F. J. DOLLEMORE  Proprietor.  142,721,141  S7,728,S95  44,952,011  37,1S4,S59  9,222,211  4,374,545  2,663,573  Canada  Germany ................  Netherlands   ..........  Balance of Europe -.....  Australia, New Zealand,  and balance of Oceania  France   Philippine  Islands     Africa   Against United States, arriving with  Mexico   .    $ 22,972,25S  South America, Central  America, Cuba, West Indies and balance of  North America        S7,S47,550  Japan, China and balance of Asia       161,395,748  "So much fo.r the balance of trade  which the United States enjoys in her  commercial relations with the Dominion.  "Let us now consider the aggregate value of goods shipped to Canada  as compared with our shipments to  other countries.  "In the past fiscal year we shipped  to:  Goods valued at  The United Kingdom $597,150,307  Canada       415,260,049  Germany         33.1,6S4,212  South America     146,147,993  France         146,100,201  The Netherlands       125,909,S62  Cuba v        70,581,154  Japan        57,741,S15  All of China       22,439,594  "Canada being part of the British  Empire, we might naturally assume  that the bulk of her imports, particularly manufactures, would come from  England. This, however, is not the  case, as a study of the figures extending over a period of years points out  that in 1S94 Canadian imports from  the United States were $61,000,000, as  compared with $59,000,000 from the  rest of teh world, and that in each  year thereafter Canada purchased  more in the United States than in the  rest of the world combined  A, MEGRAW  NOTARY   PUBLIC  Convoy-inccr.   Heal Estate.   "Mines,  Crown    Grants   Applied    For  Under   Land  Act  and  Mineral Act.  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Bay Insurance Co.  Marylaiid Casualty Co  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  Office   at   HEDLEY,   B.   C.  "OUR MUTUAL  FRIEND"  When   this  expression   is   used   some  Canadians in stantly think eif Charles  Dickens' much-loved masterpiece.  ,  Others  associate   the words   with The  Mutual   Life  Assurance  Company  of  .Canada, and with reason, for-  It is the...only Mutual Life Insurance Company incorporated in the  Dominion.       ,  It solicits only Canadian business.*  It invests only in Canadian Securities, and  It has paid to Canadian "families,*-  often in times of direst need $12,S0O-  000 since its .foundation in 1S70.  For these and other reasons Canadians  refer to  THE MUTUAL LIFE ftSSUR-  .ANGE 60., Of CANADA,  as Our Mutual Friend  *   The colony of Newfoundland .is.included.  W. J. TWISS  Manager for B.C.  A. Megraw  Local Agent  The open golf championship of  America was won by a boy named  Ouimet. who heat the two English  champions, Vardon anel Ray, iu a sensational finish.  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  While carrying out important  public improvments the Borden  government have been reducing the  national debt by retiring certain  bonds.  The London Directory  (Published Annually)  Enables traders throughout the world  to communicate elircct  with English  MANUFACTURERS & DEALERS  in each class eif gootls. Besieles being  a. complete commercial guide to Lon-  tlon and its suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EXPORT MERCHANTS  with   the   Goods  they ship,   and  the  Colonial  anel   Foreign   Markets  they  supply;  STEAMSHIP   LINES  arranged  under, the  Ports  to  which  they sail,  and indicating the approximate Sailings;  PROVINCIAL TRADE NOTICES  of leading  manufacturers, merchants,  etc., in tlie principal  provincial towns  anel  inelustria.l  centres  of the Uniteel  Kingdom.  A copy of the current addition will  be forwarded , freight paid, on receive  of Postal Order for 20s.  Dealers seeking Agencies can adver-  their trade cards for ������1, or larger advertisements from ������3.  THE B  77 Years in Business.   .Capital and Surplus Over $7,600,000.  ' BANK BY-MAIL AND SAYE A TRIP TO TNWK  For the benefit of those who live out of town,  we have arranged a plan by whidh you can do your  banking by mail quite as satisfactorily as if you  stood here at our counters. Come in and let us explain the plan���������or write for the information.  Hedley  Branch,  C. P. Dalton, Manager  j OPENING INVITATION j  $     . .       ���������   You are invited to call and. inspect the. ���������  Sfine stock of fresh groceries  now display- J  ed  on our' shelves at inviting prices���������in J  f the new corner store of the Fraser block. i  Everything Fresh and Everything Good  FRASER. BLOCK  HEDLEY, B.C.  <><&~&.4&-<fr <������-������'������-<������-������'<������-������������������������>'-������-������-������-������-������-������'������^'������-������-������<������^^������^.������ <������������������������.������  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE!  WATER NOTICE  A PPLlCATION for a Licence to lake and  "-* *���������- use Water will be made under the "Water  -Act' of British Columbia, as follows :���������  1. The name of tho applicant is The Similkameen Water Works Company. Limited.  2. The address of the applicant is Hedley,  11. C.  tl. The aiinie of the .stream is The Twonty-  Miio Creek. The stream has its source in  Stray Horse Lake, flows in a southerly diree-  tion. and empties into tho Similkameen River  about one mile from Hedley.  ' The water is to he diverted from the stream  on the East side, about 3,200 feet up the creek  from Hedley.  n The purpose for which the water is to be  used is domestic.  The land on which the water is to be used is  described as follows:��������� The unincorporated  town of Hedley 'and vicinity.  7 The quantity of water applied for is as  follows:���������10.000 gallons a day.  8 This notice was posted on the ground on  the 3rd day of Sept. mill.  8 A'copy of this notice and an application  pursuant thereto and to the requirements of  the "Water Act" will be llled in the oflice of  the Water Recorder at Princeton.  Objections to the application may be llled  with the Comptroller ol Water Rights, t'arlia-  nient liuildings, Victoria.  The Similkameen Water  Works Co. Ltd.  3U-1 Gomel-P. Jones, Agent.  County Court of Yale  A sitting- of the County Court of Yale will  be hold at tlie Court Houso, Princeton, Wednesday, 8th day of October, 1013, at the hour of  2 o'clock in the afternoon.   Hy command.  HUGH HUNTER  Registrar County Court.  When   writing Advertisers    Please  Mention the Gazette.  Be London Directoru Co. Ltd.  2;j, Abchurch Lane, London, E. C.  TRY THE  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  ENCOURAGE   HOME   INDUSTRY  You Naturally Trust Person or Thing Known    ::  By HOLLAND.  'HEN about to engage in  a business venture you  prefer to deal with some one  you know. You have more .  confidence in the advice of an  acquaintance than in that offered by a stranger. Confidence Is based on acquaintance.  In buying goods you prefer  to buy those that have proved  their merit You want those  of a known standard���������those  that have stood the test of  use. These are the goods that  are advertised. Look at our  advertising columns and see  if this is not true.  Did you ever know an article  of inferior merit to be widely  advertised? It Is a fact that  tha  MOST WIDELY  ADVERTISED GOODS  ARE THE BEST.  Just as you find it safest to  do business with a man you  know, you will find it safest  to buy goods that you know-  goods with which you have  become acquainted through  advertising.  Synopsis of Coal Mining Regulations  (""jOAIj milling rights of the Dominion, in  yj Manitoba. Saskatchewan and Alberta,  ���������the Yukon Territory, the North-west Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be leased for a term of  twenty-one years at an annual rental of Si an  acre. Not more''. than 2,500 acres will beUeascd  to one applicant.  Application for a, lease must be made by the  .applicant in person to the Agent or Sub-Agent  of the district in which the rights applied for  are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must be described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of  sections, and in unsurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by the applicant  himself.   '  Each application must ho accompanied by a  fee of S5 which will be refunded if the rights  applied, for arc not available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable output of the mine at the rate of live cents  per ton  The person operating the mine shall furnish  the Agent with sworn returns accounting for  the fail quantity of merchantable coal mined  and nay the royalty thereon. If the coal mining rights are not being operated, such returns  should be furnished at least once a year.  The lease will include the coal mining rights  only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available surface rights may'"'  be considered necessary for tbe working of the .  mine at the rate of $10.00 an acre.  For full information application should be  'made to the Secretary of the Department of  the Interior. Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lands.  W.W.CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  X.n.-Uuauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. !I-Sm  OEALED TENDERS addressed to the under-  iJ signed, and endorsed ''Tender for Wharf  Suninierland, li. C," will be received at this  ollice until 1.00 p. m., on Tuesday, October 21,  11II3, for tho construction of a Wharf at Siun-  merland, I'.C.  Plans, specification and form of contract can  be seen and forms of tender obtained at this  Department and at. the oillccs of F. XV. Aylmor  Esq., District Engineer, Chase, 11. C, and on  application to the Postmaster at Siiiainerland,  11. C.  Persons tendering aro nolilled that tenders  will not be considered unless made out on the  printed forms supplied, and signed with their  actual signatures, stating their occupations  and places of residence. In the ease of firms,  the actual signature , tho nature of the occupations, and place of residence of each member of  the Ilrm must bo given.  Each tender must be accompanied by an accepted cheque on a chartered bank, payable to  the order of the Honourable the Minister of  Public Works, equal to ten per cent. (lOp.c) of  the amount of the tender, -which will bo forfeited if the person tendering decline to enter  into a contract when called upon to do so, or  fail to complete the work contracted for. If  the tender be not accepted the cheque will bo  returned.  The Dopnrtmontdoos not bind itself to accept :  the lowest or any tender. j  I3y order j  R.C. DESROCHERS.  Secretary.  Department of Public Works, i  Ottawa, September Kith, 191U i  Newspapers will not, be paid for this adver- '  tisemont if they insert it without authority '  fronl the Department. , THE HEDLEY GAZETTE SEPT 25, 1913.  Town and Distrtel.  A rural mail delivery route is being  put in operation over on the mountain  between Rock Creek and Sidley.  Dan McKinnon is working for the  Grace Development" Co. on the Golden  Zone mining property near Night-  hawk.  The executive committee of the  Hedley Golf Club are called to meet at  thellotel Siuiilkameen to-riight(Tliurf*-  -elay) at S o'clock.  E. I.). Boeing (spent Sunday in town  with his family. lie returned to  Princeton on Monday, going with F.  H. French in the auto.  An itinerant mechanic struck town  last week repairing cash registers anel  combination locks for safes. Several  jobs in that line fell to his lot here.  Tho equinoctial gales came along on  schedule time this year'. There was a  vigorous driving rain accompaniment  at Hedley and snow at the Nickel  Plate and Camp Clifton.  A vicious horse in Tunis' barn let out  with both heels at VVixy- Allison on  Saturday evening and got.in a blow  that knockcel him out for a spell but  eliel no serious damage.  The seconel section of the "bohunk  express" toweel the first section into  port on Saturday, anel nearly blew  up from internal heat generated while  performing tbe salvage stunt.  Rev. "G. T. McKenzie arinounceel on  Sunday night that the service on Sunday (2Sth inst.) would be held at S:00  p.m. and the following service at 7:30,  beginning the winter schedule after  October the first.  Jack Raitor was sent up from Marcus to look after the Oroville stalion  for a while but has been moved back  to Marcus. He has relieved station  agents .-it a good many points on the  Great Northern since  he left Hcelley.  Mr. G. P. Jones lift on Sunday for  Oroville with Mr. W. E. Cory and his  friends, in tbe Company's car anel left  "them there to get the train out for  Spokane on Monday morning. Returning next day Mr. Jones was back  in Hedley early in the forenoon.  Tim Griffin who went to Nighthawk  to work there for the winter has gone  to Oroville where he is sharpening  steel forthe Owasco Co. If the men  who are to handle the steel can deliver  the service that Tim does in the sharpening there will be some work done  there this winter.'  .������. H. French, of the Hedley Trading  . Company, left on Monday with Mrs.  French, children and 'maid and Miss  Allen for Vancouver, going by way of;  Merritt where they intended to leave,  the auto and go by C. P. R. By this  route the fastest time to the coast  may be made, only about a day be-ing  : required.  On Sunday night which was the  darkest.'..night since, early spring the  arc light at the bank corner was out  of commission. Shakespeare on one  occasion accounted for the absence of  stars by ascribing it to "husbandry in  heaven". This time the husbandly  *was on. earth anel the carbons were being saved for moonlight nights. r  Rally Day will be observed in the  Hedley Union Sunday School on Sunday, . Sept. 2Sth at'2:30. A short special program will be given anel every-'  body welcome. The officers and'teachers would be pleaseel to see all the  parents present. Come aiid see what  is being clone in the Sunday School.  There is a roll call of 52 and an average  attendance of 45.  Monday, October 20th has been decided upon for Thanksgiving Day in  Canada and the general proclamation  concerning the same has been gazetted. Thursday used to be tlie date  selected but an agitation got up by  commercial men who foil nil it incon-  , venieiit to spend Thanksgiving Day at  home when the day came on a Thursday was instrumental in having the  day  changed.  A man known as Scotty Amos met  with a, nasty accident at Fairview on  the morning of the ISth inst. He was  drawing lumber and had a shot gun  on the load with him. The gun was  laid oir the ground near-by when the  wagon was being unloaded and on  picking it up quickly after the load  had been removed it went off, carrying away a portion of his hand.  For the first time since the reign of  M. K. Rodgers all the living accommodation at the mine for miners'  families is being utilized, and all the  rest are for the present doomed to perpetual single-blessedness. Most employers whose help is mostly of the  floating order prefer married men to  single. A few more families up there  which would enable them to have  school, ought to be a good thing.  The death in Burrard Sanitarium,  Vancouver, of W. A. II ark in, removes  a noted newspaperman. He was in  the newspaper game at the early age  of 17 years anil hold, important positions on leading eastern Canadian  dailies before following the rush to  Rossland in tho boom days of that  camp. From there he drifted to  Grand Forks and wa.s for a while editor of the Grand Forks Gazette. Latterly ho has been working on Vancouver papers.  A movement is on foot lo erect an  addition in rear of tho Methodist  church." Rev. G. T. McKenzie expressed tbe advisability about a month  ago of making an attempt in that direction and'a subscription list circulated by way of a. feeler has met with  fair success. The object in building it  is to provide accommodation for tbe  infant ' class of the Sunday school  which lias been deprived of that advantage when the partition wa.s torn  out to give more room. When the  subscription list has been circulated  all over town it will he known whether the support given to the scheme  will be sufficiently encouraging to  warrant going ahead with it.  Coalmont has taken on fresh life  anel interest with the purchase of the  Vancouver men anel the announcement is niaele that the development  work will be prosecuted with more  vigor than formerly and along lines  better calculated to produce results.  It is said that the townsite of Coalmont is included in the deal along  with the coal properties. That in  fact is the worst feature of the situation, for mining companies should be  mining companies pure and simple,  and where they begin dabbling in  townsiting they almost invariably invite failure by doing fool things from  the mining point of view in order to  boost the townsite.  The Hedley Hockey anel Skating  Club has re organized for the season  anel work has already started on enlarging and improving the rink which  is to be .60x150 feet. Last year it was  run more or less in a go-as-please sent  of way and those who useel the rink  most suited themselves whether they  would contribute to the tip-keep or  not. This year it is intended to look  after the finances a little more carefully and have all do their share. The  chaps who have been working at the  rink this year so far have done good  work. Most of last year's senior  team are still on hand and if they can  get ice in gooel time they should be in  fair shape before the season is very  old.  ���������'.';_ A.'few days before she went away  Miss. Marguerite Beam-added to the  feats of lnountain.-climbing to her  credit by making the descent through  the canyon from Camp Clifton to the  bed of Twenty-iyile, piloted by her  father. Forthe greater part of the  way there is no trail whatever and an  exceedingly steep .'descent where in  several places there was nothing for it  but to slide . witli the loose talus.  Among the men folks the trip is considered strenuous anel not unattended  with danger,'��������� but a soreness of the  muscles for a few days was all the  after effect there was to trouble her.  It was. an experience which she said  sh(i wouldn't have missed for a great  deal 'anel which' she would not.tackle  again for much more.  Mr. and Mrs. II. S. Joyner who have  been living in Seattle  since  they  left  here a little over a year' ago  are   moving to Los Angeles, California, to take-  up  their residence with Mr. and Mrs.  Rodgers, who  intend    to    make    the  California   city   their home until matters  quieten  down   a  bit  in  Mexico.  On one occasion a band of 125  rebels-  made a raid  into  the section  where  Mr. Rodgers  was  working  a .mining  property anel demanded  their horses.  Meanwhile the foreman had the horses  taken into a tunnel where there  were-  a few rifles and a. supply of ammunition, and   when   the  rebs.   demanded  the horses they were tolel   te>  come   in  anel get them.    Mrs. Rodgers. too,   on  one occasion   had   a   narrow   escape  when  she  was  on  a train   that    the  rebels were trying  to  capture. ; They  took the station,   killing  the station  agent and  freight handler   and    the  train was near enough the  station   to  hear tho shots but got a signal in time  to enable them to run back out of danger.  Mrs. T. Walter Beam and her  daughter, Miss Marguerite, left on  Thursday last for their home in Denver, Colorado, after a three months'  holiday in Hedley. They both expressed, before leaving, how well they  enjoyed their stay, anel we are sure  the people of Hedley will be as ready  to bear testimony to the pleasure it  afforded their many friends in Hedley  to have them here. It was Mrs. Beam's  3  m  m  Don't Pay Out Good Money for Rent When You  Can Own a House of Your Own  3  MIEDLEY CITY T0WNSITI  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager  COMPANY,  HEDLEY, B.C.  third visit to Hedley and as her husband and son were both hero ail summer in connection with the exploratory work they had in hand at Camp  Clifton, it is readily -understood how a  woman whose interest is centred in  her family would find her best enjoyment o( an outing in being with them,  even with I<**s means of diversion than  we have here. The readiness of both  Mrs. Beam and her talented daughter  to interest themselves in all that interested the townspeople anel to take  their part with the rest on occasions  for mirth and jollity, was thoroughly  appreciated anel accounted in great  measure for their popularity. There  was no supercilious aloofness and the  entire absence of all such, together  with their own good sense and whole-  KOtncness, enabled tlieni to have a Rood  time themselves and contribute to the  enjoyment of others. Hcelley, we are  sure, will be glad to welcome thenr  back at any future time it may please  them to conic among us again.  ������*'-*',������,'*-'*'tf������*'-*������**-'tt^  X  X  Buy an Eastman Kodak anel let the  pictures, maele from your own point  of view, keep the story of your personal impressions. Eastman Kodaks  and supplies on sale at L. C. Rolls &  Co. at Eastman prices.  Plumbing* and Heating-, Sheet  Metal Work Tinsmithing  Shop corner Angela. Ave. and Bridge  St.,   in *Murdook's blacksmith shop.'  Work guaranteed.   Consult us about your work  H. DIGNAN  x  X  X  X  X-  X  X  X  I  s*  K  %  x  X  if  X  X  ������  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  AAAAAAAAAAKAAAAAAAAAAaAAAAAAUAA^^^  PllACTICAL AVoRKMliX  PRINCETON, B. C.  Phophietous  X  X  X  ������  s  X  X  X  3-  X  Women's    Fine-    Footwear  Women "Who Know" appreciate the value of Footwear  in which comfort is combined with style  The popularity of .Inviefcus Shoes for women is based on their  fitting ("iialitios and refilled tasteful style.  Such a combination makes the Invictus Shoe worthy of your  consideration. Why not permit us to show you some of our new  styles.  To introduce these shoes to the women of Hedley, we arc  giving away free, one pair of Penman's celebrated "Pen-Angle"  hose, with each pair of shoes for the next thirty elays only.  H. G.   F^reeman,   sole'   /\ge*-nt>   Srl&di&y. THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, SEPT 25, 1913.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen���������-Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  , Mr.   Noycs of  Oroville was a visitor  to town Monday the 22nd.  Scotty is back al'tcr spending an expensive sojourn in Oroville.  Mr. G. W.'Conpor h-t't for the coast  on a business tt ip this week.  Mrs. E. M. Crooker returned Saturday the 20th after; spending a delightful holiday in Alberta.  A party of civil engineers arc making a topographical survey of the  country in the-vicinity of the Ashnola.  The most'of the peach shipping rush  ������������������   is over and the* growers arc now paying '.attention   to  apple   picking   and  packing.  -��������� Harry Allison of Princeton who has  not been seen round these parts for a  long time; is paying his friends in the-  district a visit.  Bon Anderson of Chopuku was a  visitor to town on -Monday. He  wants to' dispose of his band of sheep  and start up inisoine other pursuit.  Billy (W. R.) Hope, of the Oustoins  of'fice, returned from the- coast by way  of Merritt last Saturday looking exceedingly well after his holiday in the  coast cities.  Miss Carrie and Susie Crowe, of the  Government telephone service at Penticton, were visitors-to town last Saturday anil spent a most enjoyable day  before returning.  Carl Keeler, Harold liaison and Roland Smith .went oiit last week on a  hunting trip up the Ashnola River  and had the good luck to bring back a  couple of line-deer.  Frankanel Roy Hargreaves brought  down    a   fine   buck    from   Cathedral  Mountain   on   Saturday.    They went  '��������� over  to Penticton  on Tuesday where  they intenel'to...spend the winter.  Mrs.'J.'P. Thomas was taken to the  Hedley hospital on Sunday suffering  from a slight attack of fever. She is  now progressing favorably and we  hope to see her arounil again shortly.  Mr. Alexander Morrison, of Armstrong & Morrison Co. Ltd., Vancouver, spent a few days in the valley before proceeding to the coast. He came  in last Friday from the Kootenay  country after inspecting some work  there.  Mr. anel Mrs. Thomas Daly were  welcomed hack to the old home last  -week. Both are looking the picture  of health. Tom came down town a  few days after his arrival to meet his  old chums who were delighted to shake  their olel friend once more by the  hand.  With the object in view of encouraging live stock owners to keep and  breed a better class of animals, principally horses and dairy cattle, W.  Thomson. V. S., of Keremeos, is now  in a position to recommend proposed  animals for insurance at modest premiums to the Yorkshire Insurance  Company of York, England, the only  English Live Stock Insurance'Company operating in British Columbia.  This reliable company has $13,000,000  of assets since establishment in 1S2-1,  and has paid claims to the amount of  $30,000,000.  NEW WELLAND CANAL  Construction Will Be Rushed as   Rapidly  as Possible���������-Two Contracts  Already Awarded .  Ottawa. Sept. IS).-The Department of  Railways and Canals is determined to  push th** construction of the new  Welland Canal as rapidly as possible.  Contracts I'or sections, involving an  expenditure of approximately $12,000-  000 have already been let. On Monday next, tenders i'or another portion  of the canal will be cnllerd for. and the  contracts will be awarded as soon as  possible.  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  COX VIS YANCINfi. CUSTOMS Itl'OKISIlAt'i'E,  1*11!1"   IXSUUAXCK  OFFICE  KHRKMEOS. B.C.  R. I-T. ROGERS,  M.A., 13  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  URLIC, ETC   '  Vernon, B. C  M.A., I3.C.L.  NOTARY PURLIC, ETC  WEIGHED DOWN BY  GOLD  Alaska  Bridegroom-to-be Falling Overboard Drowned by Being Held Under  Water bv Coin m His Belt  .Fairbanks, Alaska, Sept. 20.���������Fred.-  Martini of Portland, who was on his  way to that city to bo'f married, fell  from a barge near the* mouth of the  Koyokuk River September 5, and was  ilrowricd. Mr. Martini carried several  thousand dollars in gold on his person,  and the heavy metal weighed him  down.  GENERAL NEWS  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  YOU CAN FILL YOUR PANTRY WITH-  ���������������������������."���������^^������������������������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������- ���������'������������������' ������������������ ��������� - ���������..������������������.��������� mmmmtmmmmmimmnU^fmmK^mULMJjmi���������1   OUT EMPTYING YOUR PURSE  \Qvy  things  MRS.   A. F. KIRBY,   Proprietress.  SING LEE  Laundry, Coiitrncting of all  kinds, Ditch digging. Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Keuem'sos, B.C.  The apple crop in many parts of  Ontario is reported to be a total failure.  A fierce gale on I he great lakes diel  much daini-ge- to shipping on the 21st.  Clifford Sil'ton will not resign from  the...chairmanship of the Conservative  Commission.  Tom Mann, thu English labor agitator, addresseel a, meeting at Windsor.  Out,, anel after an inflammatory, icvo-  lutionary speech in which he denounced the church anel the King, left the  hall when the audience began to sing  the national anthem.  MINING   NOTES  iviiREMEOS - PEXT1CT0X )  -TIA/EDDLE'S }  AUTO STAGE"SERVICE  Worth  -while   savings are possible on   some  of the  needed   provisions ��������� on   the  perhaps that you're buying every week  When "we make a price on any particular  staple that is special, it is always in the interest of  the customer.  We'always have some of these special features  where goods sell at less than regular prices. It  will pay to investigate them.  F.   RICHTER ESTATE  X  ^00000000000000000000000000000'^  ~ CLOSING    OUT    SALE $  Twcddle*  able.  s  cars  are   comfort-  Tweeldle's drivers  arc experts.  No elelavs. No accidents  Aulo.-. leave Pciitictnii every iiioi-n-  iiif; to foiuieuLwit.il trains to iredle-y.  Princeton. Coalinont. Oroville and  all lluinxlary points.  Leave Kereineos  for I'entieton  on  in-rival of Ureal Northern trains  Fare���������singr.K $0.00  KISTUKX $11.00  Hay-gayc carried. Coiinnereial trunks  arranged for  Iireak tlie monotony of train and  boat U'ftvel mid take an auto trip.  the  An   option   has   been   taken   on  Queen 'mine on Sheep Creek.  . A mining excitement was occasioned in Gloucester and Franklin camps  on the "North Fork of Kettle River by  a rich strike on the Union .mine. .A  rush to stake fractions and extensions  re-snlleel.  The recent big blast at the Mother  Lode mine near Greenwood, when  moie than 2-1 tons of elyiuimite was set  off at once was the largest blast in the  history of mining.���������Ledge. '  Declaring that the problem of the  treatment of complex zinc ores had  been solved and that he was willing to  demonstrate the process, F. B. Allan  of Toronto has written to the Nelson  board of trade. The process of which  he writes will save all the metals in  the ore. he declares in a- letter read at  last night's meeting, at a cost of about  $12 per ton. He suggests that from  $15,000 to $20,000 should be raised to  erect a plant on a commercial basis.  The: secretary was instructed to take  the matter up with the British Columbia Mining association.���������Nelson  News.  f   When yon arrive at Penticton or  V Koromco.-* ask for  {   TWEDDLE'S AUTO STAGE  C Cars Call atall Hotels  ������-'\^rAs%/'/  FXDR    SERVICE  The Throughbred Running  Stallion  0  0  0  0  0  0  9  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  ���������5*  ���������&  0  0  0  As the Keremeos Land Company's Ranch has  been sold, all the Stock and Farm Implements  must  be disposed of..    Now is  your chance to  secure a Bargain.  HORSES  1 Bay Horse, 9 year old about 1400 lbs: 1 Chestnut  Mare, 10 years old about 1500 lbs; 1 black Mare, 6  year old in foal; 1 Bay Horse. 10 year old; 1 Bay.  Mare, 6 year old with (> month's colt; 1 Chestnut  Mare, 9 old; 1 Mare Colt, lo months; 1 Horse colt  10 months; all in first-class shape,  FARM IMPLEMENTS  1 spring-tooth harrow, 1 light draft harrow, 1 circular harrow,.! diamond drag harrow, 1 gang plow,  with :3-Sn hold boards; 12 inch oak plow, "2 mowing-  machines, 1 hay rake, 2 wagons, 1 hay rack*, 1 disc  harrow, 1 post hole digger, 1 blacksmith vice, >. 1  >buggy, 2 sets of work harness, .1 set of single harness, picks, bars, shovels and other articles too numerous to mention.  KEREMEOS LAND COMPANY  9  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  ������������������"-������������������  n$t  0  0  0  0  0  9  0  0  0  0  '<U  "Beautifuland Best"  (Canadian Stud Book No. 237)  Will stand for public service  at "the  Willows," Keremeos, B.C., forthe season of 1913  Fee for service of mares $10 to insure.  Mares may be pastured  E.M.DALY.  Sale of Lands for Unpaid Delinquent Taxes  is  in  Kettle River District, Province ol British Columbia  Provincial  Fruit  Pest  Inspector   Hands  Out Deserved Compliment  Mr. A. B. Kengedy, Provincial Fruit  Pest Inspector, returned on Tuesday  from a trip through the Keremeos  anel Osoyoos Fruit districts, where he  has been inspecting the fruit crop now  being marketed.  Mr.   Kennedy stilted   that some of  the best  peaches he has  seen this season  of  the  Crawford,  Triumph,  and  Yellow   St.   John   varieties,   are   in  Keremeos orchard'*,  and he predicts a  future  for that  district  in respect to  peach  growing.    The size of the fruit  and the  flavor, he said,  were remarkable,   but  might  be  accounted for in  the abnormal amount of sunshine that  obtained  in  the .Keremeos Valley.���������  I'entieton Herald.  TARDY  RECOMMENDATION  Greenwood Lcdg-u  An   obituary notice always  sounds  nice,   "hut"    says    Bill    McBride,    it  always conies too late to get a fellow  a better job.  Some of the big .trees in Stanley  Park, Vancouver, are dying and leading forestry experts of the Dominion  are being asked to make an examination and suggest means of combatting  the ravages of the insects and fungi  that are believed to be responsible for  the trouble.  ���������KcremcosPenticton  Royal Mail Horse and Auto Stage.  Establish 1895  Leaves Penticton for Keremeos  en Tuesday, Thursday anel Sat-  urelav returning alternative elavs  I hereby give notice that on  Saturday, the nth October, A. D., 1913, at  the hour of 10 o'clock a.m., in my office at Fairview, B. C, I shall sell hy public auction the lands of persons in the: list hereinafter set out, for the delinquent'  taxes unpaiel by the said persons, on the 31st day of December, A.D., 1912, anel  for interest, costs and expenses, including'the costs of advertising the said sale,  if the total amount due is not sooner paitl.  :h  Name of  person  Assesseel  FAKE ��������� Auto Stage,  $0.00.     Horse  Stage, $1.   Horse Stage, 2nd class, $3.  Special   trips to  any point with  horses or auto maele at any time  by arrangement.  W. E. WELBY, Prop., Penticton, B.C.  60   YEARS-  EXPERIENCE  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights &c.  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 secunnfr patents.  Patents taken through Munn & Co. receive  special notice, without charge, in the  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE  Scientific Htfiericaik  noly illustrated weekly. Jinrgest clr-  f any scientific journal. Terms, (3 a  ���������months,?*. Soldbyall newsdealers.  &Co.36,Broadw^NewYorR  A handsomely illustrated weekly,  dilation of any scientific 1  year: four months, ?!. So;  Branch Office. 635 F SU Washington. D. C.  J. Affleck  Fairview  Consolidateel  Gold Mining  Company  Description  of  Property  Sub-div. 22 of  Lot 457  Lot 45S,  3LIS acres  "surface rights-  onlv"  Delinquent Taxes  Assessed  Taxes  $29. i  $ 3.00  School  Taxes  $9.22  Interest  to elate  of Sale  $5.15  $1.00  Statutory  Costs  $2.00  $2.00  Total  $15.S9  $ (1.00  Dated at Fairview, B. C.  this 29th day of August, A.D., 1913.  RONALD HE A VAT,  Assessor and Collector,  Kettle River Assessment District.  J. F.  General Blacksmith  and Woodworker  Horseshoeing a Specialty  All Work Neatly and Promptly  ��������� - - - Executed - - -  KEREMEOS,       -      British Columbia  Large Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOflMY SING, Keremeos  H. C. N. ETCHES  is Agent for the Hedley Gazette in  Ke������remeos and authorized to book  Subscriptions anel take  orders for  job work and advertising.  POST OFFICE,   KEREMEOS, B. C.

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