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 CTbe *fedl4  Mv  AND SIMILKAMEE������a.DVERTISER.  Volume VIII.  HEDLEY, B. C:, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER o. 1912.  Number 35  i  01  li;  I'll;  B  si! <-  W:  !���������'  I  Ml/  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 years'practice in Vancouver.]  S. O. L. Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,      -      -       B. C  LABOR DAY SPORTS  Brought the Customary Labor  Day Weather to Dampen Them  LIGHT-FINGERED GENTRY  A Case of Pocket Picking That Preceed-  ed the Labor Day Sports  RAIN SPOILS FIRST DAY'S SPORT  R. W. DEANS  Notary Public '    Real Estate  Hunches,  Properties,  Mines, Timber,  Water Powers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcomo- P. O. B.C  N..Thompson-.' j    i'iione seymouk'50-13  MGR. WKSTERN CANADA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng.  Ofliccs and Warehouse, 817-63 Bcatty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  Grand Union  Hotel >  HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER, Proprietor  Hedley    riiners'    and    riillmen's  Union, No. 161, W. F. of M.  Regular meetings of the Hedley Local, Xo.  161 are held on the first and third Wednesday  in the month in Fraternity hall and tho .second  and fourth Wednesday at the X. P. Mine  O. M. STEVUNS T, K. VVlLLEV  President Fin-Secretary.  ...... -A.-F. &_A._M.     _  ��������� TtEGUTjAR inoiithly ihcc'&ig.s of  Hedley Lodge No. 13, A. F. & A. M.,  arc held on the second Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  brethren arc cordially invited to attend.  ������>. E. HAH1LTON,  W. M  ARTHUR CLARE,  Secretary  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hedley Local Camp meets in  Fraternity Hall the first and  third Thursdays in the month.  A. Ci.ai;e F.. II. Simi'SOX  Counsel Cleric.  Programme Carried Out as Closely as  Weather and Entries Would Permit  ���������Good Crowd from Outside Points.  Jupiter Pluvius arrears to disapprove of the day which Labor has set  upon for its annual holiday. On various years since Hedley has taken up  the day there have been some veiy  rainy celebrations and the manner iu  which the doses of moisture were administered on this occasion made it;  figure as one 'of-the'.worst dampeners  there have been in the series.  The first event on the programme  was the .  ROCK DRILLING  and if it had been brought oil' on time  the most of it would have been over  before the rain set in. but one of the  teams did not make tu<?ir appearance  on the ground until an hour after the  time set I'm* the contest and by this  time the rain hud set in hard and the  day had grown cold, which did not  improve matters for the other teams  that had been waiting on the spot in  the rain. Three teams entered and  when drawing had taken place for the  order of drilling the first team to drill  was S. E. Hamilton and G. B. Lyon  who had-had luck with their ateel. no  less than five of the bits breaking in  the hole almost in succession, filling  the hole with broken steel which was  a handicap that would more than  equal 12 or 11 inches in the depth  drilled and this..put them.-practically  qut:df th'e"iunuing'as fcfieyA6nTy'g6t'22  inches and did well to get that under  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge 174+ are hold on  the third Monday in every  ^S-^iSSS^Su'oifch hi Fraternity Hall. Visit"  ing brothcrn are cordially invited to attend.  H. J. JOXKS. W.M,  WM. LOXSDALK. Soot.  DR. J. L.  MASTERS  DENTIST  Will be at Home office in Oroville, 1st  to llth of each month.  Office  cm North   Main   Street.  NORLEY F. TUNBRIDGE  Solicitors, Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  R W. GREGORY  CIVIL KXGINKKR a.vi> BRITISH  COLUMBIA LAND SURVEYOR  Star Building Princeton  MILLIARD'S  BARBER     SHOR  FOR AN KASY Si-IAVK  HOT & COLO BATHS  Next door north of Grand Union Hotel  W. H. T. GAHAN  Barrister, Solicitor. Etc.  MONEY'  TO   LOAN  PENTICTON,  B. C.  WHEN WRITING ADVERTISERS  PLEASE  MENTION   THIS PAPER  the circumstance.   The next team to  drill was Duffy and Burke from the  Nickel Plate mine who got 29 1-16 inches with no broken  steel,  although  they were somewhat handicapped also  by their steel  being on  the soft side  for  the hardness of the rock.    Their  steel like the first team  was the full  seven-eighth in diameter and unswag-  ed.   The last team to drill was   McEaehern brothers who got 30 5-8 inches  depth but the hole they drilled would  scarcely go  three-quarters  of an inch  in diameter as they used swaged steel  with the corners of the bits drawn out  about 1-16 and as  these fine  corners  were sure to gp off with the first blow  and wore to small too cause the slightest amoiit of trouble iu  the hole they  had an advantage which   would have  required them to get much more depth  than  they did.     Nevertheless   those  who advertised  the  contest foiled to  specify   that   full   seven-eighth   steel  must be  used and  that   no swaging  would   be allowed  and  under  the circumstance   the   McEaehern   brothers  who got the prize were scarcely to be  blamed  for  taking advantage  of the  oversight as they were in no position  to  know whether other teams  would  not do the same us  themselves.    If all  teams were  required to use  the same  brand  of steel and  all sharpened and  tempered  the same the contest would  then   be won  on its  merits  so far as  skill,   muscle and   endurance   of   the  drillers is concerned.  HOUSE    RACES  In the afternoon the races were not  long in progress until the rain began  again and developed into a downpour  with a fierce driving wind in which  was mixed a chilly November tang  and as it continued to rain steadily for  the balance of the afternoon it was  impossible to carry out any more of  the programme in such weather. Next  morning, however, was fine and the  horse racing was resumed. The following were winners in the various  horse-racing events:  Free for All���������1st Charlie Allison's  horse, 2nd Alexis.  Pony race���������1st Garrison's "Gray  Dick", 2nd Charlie Loudon's "Black  Beauty."  Colt Race���������1st .1. Dinnis' "���������Nelly",  2nd D. J. Innis' "Fleetfoot".  Ladies' Saddle-horse���������1st Miss Daly,  2nd Miss Innis.  Concluded on Pago Four.  In  the past    Labor Day  in Hedley  and the  celebration that goes with it.  has been invariably .'the occasion for  more or less lawlessness of fine kind  or another. The event seems to attract these loose fish with looser  morals and they flock around like flies  around a pot of treacle. If it is not  debauching the Indians with booze it  is apt to take some cither form of law  breaking. This time some of the offenders could not wait until the celebration was on h;i',-f-3ought to take  time by the forelock.-  On    Friday   morning    last   Walter  Wuddel who   has   been   working   all  summer in Washington state and had  some  of his savings7in   the form   of a  roll  of United  States  ten dollar  bills  gave them   to a companion William .J.  On* to keep for him while he went out  on the  range to look for some horses.  Orr counted  the money and found   it  to amount to about ,$167, being in two  rolls���������one of $140 in. U. S. ten  dollar  bills and  the other smaller one of $27.  He put  both rolls in-the  pocket of his  overalls  and went to the bar-room of  the Grand Union  where he  began to  imbibe  more than   was good for  him  and to make the acquaintance of some  strangers who would have been better  to  have remained-strangers  to him.  About noon he discovered that only  the small roll  of $27 remained  with  him and the larger had disappeared.  By this  time   Wuddel  had   returned  and he informed  him of the loss and  gave h im bac k the re inn in i ng $27.   At  this juncture constable Sproule had  been  phoned for mid his  snspictions  fell  on a young fellow  named  Blair  who had drifted in for the celebration.  He noticed Blair coming in.from  the  rear of   the   building and concluded  rthfil--.be ..Jiud.gone^-^:t.,..ta.uavQid-. him  when he knew he was coining.   He re--  mained   there   some   time   with   the  crowd that had gathered on the news  of the robbery, and was paying special  attention  to the  actions of Blair and  his  companion  McGillivary   and   the  remarks they were making.    He went  out to the back  to have a look around  for some likely place where the money  might be  hidden  as he expected that  the guiltv party would take care not  to have the money on his person, and  a likely  place to  him seemed  the ice  house among the sawdust.     Here he  began  digging  when  L. O. Rolls saiv  him and  came over to him, and from  Rolls he  learned  that Blair had been  there some time before and he showed  him  the  particular part   of the   icehouse where Blair had been.     He dug  there and a roll of bills amounting to  $00 in United  States ten dollar  bills  soon came to view.     He went back to  the  bar-room   where he left the suspects and gave  them  to   understand  that he had  been unable  to find anything and  was going home,  but  instead of going he went to Bolls' store  and  took up  his station  at  the back  window  from  which   Rolls had   seen  Blair go   into the icehouse.     After ic-  maining at the  window for some time  he saw   McGillivray come   to   the ice  house    and     begin    digging    in    the  same dust, but not in the right place.  He  was  afterwards joined   by   Blair  who  started in  to help to  look in the  sawdust,   but Blair went at once  to  the spot where the roll had been found.  After watching them   for a while and  seeing  them   make an  effort to  close  the  door of the  icehouse so  that no  one  might see  them within,   he went  over to  them and   began  questioning  them and  finally took them both into  custody.     He searched  both of them  and found some small change on Blair  and a ten   dollar United States bill on  McGillivray.     He  afterwards  turned  McGillivary loose and went back with  him   to  the Grand  Union when   McGillivray  bought  a. drink giving the  ten   dollar  bill iu  payment and from  the  till  this  bill was afterwards  obtained to serve as an exhibit.  Blair's case came up for hearing on  Saturday afternoon before A. Megraw  and while the evidence adduced  might not be considered sufficiently  director complete to warrant conviction if the case were being tried summarily, it was nevertheless too strong  for the bench to take the responsibility of turning him loose by dismissing  THAT WELCOME  fOTLATCH  Hedley Gold Mining Co. again  to  the   Fore  With  tlie  Quarterly Dividend  SUDDEN DEATH  FIVE PER CENT. FOR QUARTER  Expenditure Above the Average But no  Lessening of the Rate.���������Much Development Goes Forward���������The Development Under Windfall Bond Increases Outlay Considerably.  The ever welcome news of the usual  quarterly dividend paid by the Hedloy  Gold Mining Company to its stock  holders is to hand this week from the  head c>ffice of the 'company in New  York. The dividend is the established,  quarterly three per cent with the additional two per cent bonus, and is  payable September 30th to stock holders of record on the 16th.  Owing to the wetness of the summer  which caused frequent delays of a few  hours duration each time through  washing out of parts of the flume, and  also that the company has been under  heavier expense during the past three  months because of the additional outlay in prospecting under the bond  which they hold on the Windfall  group now being tested, there were  some who were wondering whether  the jisual rate could be maintained,  but all such doubts are set at rest. On  the Windfall development all the company's own diamond drills are fully  manned and contracts were let to a  diamond drill contracting company  who brought in drills of their own to  put down additional holes  The development work on the Nickel  J?laU*.:i|.solf''.Thiol: has goiic ������::i,steadily  is still showing up the most gratifying  extent of the ore reserves and the  maintenance of their values and while,  it may be too much to expect that in  the face of all this additional outlay  they may be able to repeat the princely dividend performance of last December it is reassuring that it has not  lessened the rate of the dividends up  to the present point.  Following is the official notice of tlie  dividend:  Hedley Gold Mining Company" .  42 Bioadway  New York, August 26, 1912  A quarterly dividend of three percent. (3%) and  an additional dividend  of two per cent (2%) has this day been  declared  on  the outstanding   capital  stock of this  Company, payable Monday, September 30, 1912, to stockholders of record at 3:00 o'clock p.m., Monday, September 16th. 1912.  Transfer books will be closed on  Monday, September 16, 1912 at 3:00  o'clock p. m. and reopen on Tuesday.  October 1, 1912, at 10:00 o'clock a. in.  Hedley Gold Mining Company  John I). Clarke, secretary.  The citizens  of Hedley were  very  much surprised on  Tuesday morning  when the word got around that Thos.  Sirois Duplessis  better known around  town as Tommy Sirois had been found  dead in the Grand Union Hotel  at an  early hour that   morning.     Ho   was  found  by Dave Henderson   who  was  helping to tend bar Monday night. He  had been  seen to  reel and  stagger in  the bar the evening before and he was  placed in a chair  when he  seemed to  curl up  in it in what   was thought to  be a  drunken  sleep  and no  one  paid  any further attention to him.     At an  early hour next morning,   however,  when he w.-ts noticed to be in the same  place an  effort was  made  to  arouse  him  when   he. was found   to be  cold.  No inquest  was  thought to   be necessary and the cause of his death is variously stated to  have been   heart failure and paralysis.     It is reported that  he  was expecting a  sister  to  arrive-  shortly  to  keep house for  him,   but  very little appears to be-known of him  or his friends.    The  funeral will lake  place today.  THE LATE MRS. COLLIN  After a long and trying illness. Barbara  Collin, 'wife'of Mr. R. S. Collin,  died  at the  Hedley General   Hospital  on Monday evening.    On a visit to her  birthplace in England some four yeais  ago she was- stricken with paralysis of  one side and her life was then despaired of for  some  time,  but she after  wards regained   strength   enough   to  attempt the trip back   to Canada and  her husband  went over to England to  bring her back.     Since then she never  fully recovered  the use of her limbs  that were paralyzed although at times  she seemed to make recovery that led  to  the hope that   the   clot of blood  which causes  the trouble  in all  such ���������  cases might in   time become.absorbed;.',  7i n d tlie"i'l 1.effects' pa^k."lmt  tlie liope^  was doomed to disappointment.     A  month ago or more  other trouble developed which necessitated the amputation of the leg above the knee ori the  side  that Was not paralyzed   to pro  long her lite.   The clot which was the  prime cause   of  the .paralysis   again  militated against recovery   from the  amputation  as it interfered   with the  circulation of the blood and free circulation  is an  essential  when   there is  any serious wound to be healed.  During her long trying illness sha  received at all times the devoted care  of her husband who was ever unremitting in his efforts to minister to her  comfort and spared no effort nor expense to benefit her. The funeral on  Tuesday was largely attended and  many floral offerings testified the  esteem in which she was held. Warmest sympathy is extended to the bereaved husband and to the niece, Miss  Nowhousi������. who earne out fmin England a few months ago and assisted in  caring for her until she was removed  to the hospital.  GENERAL NEWS  GENERAL NEWS  A fish hatchery is being established  by the Department of Marine and  Fisheries at Gerrard where the Lar-  cleati river leaves Trout Lake.  General Booth died last week and  his son Brain well Booth succeeds him  as head of the salvation army.  A Toronto bank clerk stole $26,000  from the Bank of Toronto to bet on  the horse races.  The captains and mates on ocean  passenger steamers threaten to go on  strike if their wages are not increased.  Grading on the Canadian Northern  is almost completed between Hope  and Yale, and the road will soon be  ready for truffle from Port Mann to  Hope as much of the trackluying has  already been done. The track is expected to reach the west end of the  Yale tunnel early in October.  the case, and so he was committed for  trial at the next court of competent  jurisdiction.  In view of the evidence adduced and  the way McGillivary behaved during  the hearing, it was deemed advisable  to issue a warrant for his arrest as  ,-icoessorv after the fact.  Win. lil.'iki-more of Victoria is the  commissioner appointed to investigate the habits of the Doukhobours in  British Columbia.  Britain is taking no steps to boycot  the Panama exposition, because they  believe that by the time the exposition is opened an amicable settlement  will have been arrived at and treaty  rights of other nations respected by  the United States.  King George came near figuring in  yn automobile collision recently.  Prompt action on the part of the  driver of the other car who ditched his  own car to avoid the smash was all  that saved a bad accident, Fortunately the occupants of the ditched car  were uninjured by their spill.  Soft drinks doped with wood alcohol was responsible for several deaths  in Montreal. Now they are looking  for the man who mixed the dope.  Dr. Elliott S. Howe, secretary of  publicity committee Vancouver, is  lecturing through the interior of the  province, and preaching the doctrine  of a common interest between the  coast and the interior. It would be  well for him to try to get the const  cities to observe the truth of that contention.  ii THE HEDLEY GAZETTE SEPT 5. 1912.  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  Issuo'cton Thursdays, by the IIi*i>i.kv G.v/.rcrn*  PlUXTlNO AMI 1*1*111.ISIIIXO ClJMI'ANV;  Li.mithi*.  at. Ucdlcv.   H. <.'.  of railways and canals, it would have  been uecss.-iry fur Canada to have been  thinking  of "Arms and ,'Armament's.'  WATER NOTICE  For a Licence to Take and  Use Water,  _._ I'  .S2M0 i  Subscriptions in Advance  Per Year .../....'.....  .';......  ���������   ( United Stat ex I... v   Advertising Rates  Measurement. 12 lines to tlio inch.  Land Notlces���������C'ortille.-iites of improvement, etc.  ������7.(111 for liO-ilay notices, anel S.i.(K) for HO-clny  notices. , ��������� '  Transient Advertisements���������not oNceeding emu  inch. ������1.00 I'or one insertion, 2i> cents for  each subsequent insert-inn.   Over one inch,  10 cents poi* line I'or lirst insertion and n  .cents per line for each sulisequenb iiisortion.  Transients payable in advance.  Changes for contract ad vortiseinciit.s should  be in the ollice by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue  ,    Advertisements will ue changed once every  month if adv'oi-tisor desires, without, any extra  charge.: Koi- ...liangcs oftener than once a month  .the   price of composition  will  bo charged at  , regular rates.        .  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  ������l.:!'i: over I inch and up to I inches, 81.00  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. MEGRAW. ManaziiiK Editor.  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following are tlie readings shuw-  teiiiperature',   etc.,   for  the   week  :N'  mi.  ending August 31, 1!)12 :  AT  THK MINK  Maximum  Aug 25      '     . 5S  '20 .. 57  27 .. -15  ,2S      ������������������...-���������   -IS  ���������   .  2!) .. -II '  30 .. A3  31 .. -10  Minimum  II  :15  HA  27  Ml  2!)  M0  Average maximum temperature-17.11  Average minimum do S2.85  Mean temperature H\)A)d  Rainfall for tin: week    0.25 inches.  Snowfall       "       "       00.15  COliliHSI'ON'DiNO WKKIC ok last veau  Highest maximum -temperature 70,  1  <s������TNA  Full Aloon  Last, quar.  !  .flf z  Moon  10  ; cpuu*.  IS.  1912.  SKI?*  1912  Sun. Mon.  Tties. Wed. Tim. Fri. Sat.  1        2  3       A        5   ,    0  '  7 ���������  ,     8       !)  10     11      12      18  ���������1*1  15     1(5  17      IS     10     20  21  22     2S  21     25     2!i     27  28  2!)     30  :  do  do  do  do  AT THE .MILL.  Maximum  75  77  (il-  05  . , 00  57  55  Average maximum temperature 01.71  Average, minimum do -14.71  Mean do 51.71  Rainfall for the week    .25   inches  Snowfall       "       "      0.00 "   "  COKKKSI'OXDI.VG AVKKIv OK  LAST VKAIi'  Highest maxim11m temperature 87  Average do do S2.12  Lowest minimum do 10.  Average. do do 53.S5  Mean do 0S.18  Average, maximum  Lowest iiiiuittiiuii  Average minimum  Mean  Aug 25  2(5  27  2S  29  HO  81  08.71  88.,   .  85.  -19.85  'Minimum  -18 '  49  -II  42  42  45  40  JOTIClCis hereby given ilnit I.Robert Brown  ' of Vernon. Jl.t'., Indian Agent. Okanagan  Agency, will apply for a licence to take and  Use'I cubic: feet of water out HI* Susup e-recU.  which (lows in an casti'i*!y direction through  Indian Reserve No. I and empties into the Si-  niilkniiiccn-river near Indian. Reserve! The  water will be diverted at Kitsap's place anil  will bo used for Irrigation purposes on the  hind described as Indian Reserve No. I  This notice was posted on the ground on the  llth day of August, 1012. The application will  be (lied iu the. ollice of the Water Roc-order at  l-'airviow.  Objections may be (lied with the said Water  Recorder   or   with   I he  Controller  of   Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, Ji. C.  :i'H .1. RouKirr Buown, Indian agent  EDITORIAL COMMENTS  EXTENSION OF TIME  If  anything   were   wanting   to   disillusionize tlie people of  Great Britain  and show them   the  erratic:  character  of the  orbit  of   that great  luminary  Sir Wilfrid Laurier  across their skies  a few years ago   it was furnished  last  week by   Sir Wilfrid himself  when he  addressed the guests  at that  banquet  in .Ottawa ..at-   which   he.   in   common  with two  visiting   Britons.   Mr. Arthur  Grenfell    and  Sir  Arthur    Lawly  weie guests.     Sir Wilfrid   took   upon  himself in the presence   of these   visitors to assume  a lofty air  of superiority and also of reproof to the people of  Great Britain   for  spending  so   niiie-h  money   in    "arms   and   armaments."  "You  in England"   he said   "think all  the tinm of armaments and spend half  your revenue upon them,   we think of  railways and canals."     If it were only  -the exceeding  bad taste   he  displayed  in uttering such sentiments  on  such  an occasion,   that in  itself would  he  sufficient     humiliation     to     Canada  which must bear a certain amount of  the stigma, but  that  is only  a small  part of the shame attaching the utterance of these   sentiments  at  such   a  time.    Not for a hundred years has  Britain faced   the crisis  which she  is  doing to-day   and  France  under the  lirst Napoleon   was no more a menace  to   the  peace    and   well-being of  the  world than Germany is at the present  time.     Had   the   British   parliament  been led   in those trying   times  of the  beginning  of  the  last century   by a  man who   could   utter   such   ignoble  sentiments   instead of  by a statesman  like the younger Pitt, or had she been  unduly  influenced    by  the*   academic  rot of   Foxo.   where  would  she  have  been to-day?   The whole  British Empire  and many of the other  countries  of Europe  are depending wholly upon  the protection of  Britain's   navy, and  outside? of Britain   herself  no part ot  the world  should be more  concerned  than  Canada   that Britain's supremacy on the sea be maintained.  Laurier  who has boxed the compass politically  on   nearly  every   question    of public  policy  in this country   used  to  boast  that some objected to him   because he  was   too  British.      He  has certainly  taken good care now  that no one  will  ever have  occasion to find like fault  with him again.   The News-Advertiser  very aptly remarks  that  Canada has  little, cause for boasting  that she  is  thinking only of railways and  canals,  for if Britain   had been thinking only  'V'OTJCK is hereby given that the time for  -*-' the reception ot tenders for the construction of tlie victoria Harbour. B. O., Breakwater, is extended to Wednesday, September  ISth, 11)1*2.  ByOrdor   ,-'���������"���������. R. C. DKSROCHKRS.  Secretary  Department of Public Works, 3,-i-l  '   Ottawa, August-.':{.. llil-J.  County Court of Yale  A sitting of tlie County Court of Yale will be  --v held in l-'raternity Hall, Hedloy, on Tuesday. October Sth. at 2 o'clock p. in.  By Command  HUGH HUNTER  Registrar County Court.  Oealed Tenders address to the undersigned,  **���������-- and endorsed "Tender for tlio Construction of a Breakwater in Victoria Harbour, Ji.  C," will be. received at this ollice until 1,00 p.m.  on Thursday, September5th, 1012. for thc.con-  structiou of a Breakwater at. Victoria J larbotir,  Victoria. B. C.  Plans, specifications and form of contract can  bo seen and forms of tender .obtained at this  Department'.unci at the olliccs of \V. Henderson. Resident Architect. Victoria., B. C: C. C.  Worsfold, Ksc|., District JCnginecr, New Westminster: Ji, C; .1. G. Sing, Esq., District Engineer, Toronto, Ont.; .).' L. Midland, Esq..'District. Engineer. Montreal, Que.;and on application I'.eJ tlio Postmaster at Vancouver, Ji. C.  Persons tendering--arc 'notified that tenders  will not be considered unless made on the  printed forms supplied and signed .with their  actual signatures, stating their- occupations  and places of residence. In the case of linns,  the actual signature, tlio nature of tho occupation, and place of residence of each member of  the llrni must bo given.  'Each tender must bo accompanied by an accepted cheque on a chartered bank, payable to  the order of the Honourable the Minister of  Public Works, equal to tea percent (10 p.o.) of  the amount of tlic.���������toiidcr, which will bo forfeited if the .person'tendering, decline to enter  into a contract when "called upon to elo so, ore  fail to complete the work contracted for. If  the tender bo not. accepted the cheque will bo  returned.  The department does not bind itself to accept  the lowest or any tender.  By Order  . R. C. DKS ROCHE RS,  Secretary.  Department of J'ublic Works,  Ottawa, Augusts. 1!)12 32-2  Newspapers will not be paid for this advertisement if they insert it without authority  from the Department.  Built Dollar by Dollar  ���������Although life is too short to amass a .really��������� lar^'e  fortune dollar by dollar, yet the start must be  made that Avay.  Do not despise the time of opportunity because  you are able-to deposit but a dollar or two at a  ��������� time.   ...   . '.'���������. - - t.  ������������������ ...'���������'  Let the Savings Department of  The Bank of 'British' North America  be the custodian of your account  76 Years in Bushiest Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,000  Hedley  Branch,  H. A Hincks, Manager  NOW IN STOCK  a\JsiurMvm!Jsii!SBiiSx>3sauwiaa  A Complete Line of  Fine China  Rich Gut Glass  Silverware  Crockery  Lamp Goods  Pressed Glassware  pasasixranMi  60   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  KAMLOOPS  CENTENARY  CELEBRATION  3 DAYS OF   FUN   AND   FROLIC  TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY  and THURSDAY  Sept. 17, 18 & 19  Baseball Tournament  Football Tournament  Lacrosse* Tournament  Lawn Tennis Tournament  Polo Tourmunent  Motor Boat Knees  Field Sports, ��������� Kiflo Shooting ���������  Aquatic Sports  (���������rand Historical   Pageant illustrating  the Progress of events since tlio  founding   of    the    first  white- settlement  in 1912  Trades Procession - ��������� Decorated Motor  Car Parade  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights 4c,  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 neency for securing patents.  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S chubert's Supply Stores  HEDLEY and TULAMEEN  ���������  -.������������������-  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  and  Coalmont  TO  Vancouver  In One Day!  Most  Luxurious Auto Service in B. C.   Over  the Most Picturesque Route in Canada'  .~  LEAVES COALMONT Tuesday,  Thursday and Saturday, making  connection with C.P.K. Train for Vancouver at Merritt  LEAVES MERIUTT Monday,   Wednesday  and Friday on arrival  ���������of Train from Vancouver  FOR SPECIAL RATES AND APPOINTMENTS APPLY  COALMONT-MERRITT  AUTO   SERVICE  J. H. Jackson, Prop., Tulameen  AGENTS: Merritt. M. Mclntyre, Coldwater Hotel; Tulameen,  Tulameen Stage Co. ; Coalmont. Coahnont Truck <fc Transfer  Co.; Princeton, A. E. Howse, Co.. Ltd.  ���������  i  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  TWO BIG DISPLAYS OF  F^IREIA/ORKLS  arranged by Mitt Bros., Seattle  The most elaborate  over shown i;i the  interior  Grand Confetti Carnival En Masque  on the Closing Evening  Every Plan of Genuine Insurance  F^RUIX    TREE������  Buy Healthy Home Grown Trees  Xo Danger of'Importing Pests       No Injury from Fumigation ���������  No Drying Out in Course of Shipment  Protect Yourself toy Buying Our Trees  Write for catalogue and Price List to  THE   RIVERSIDE   NURSERIES  Dept. B. GRAND FORKS, B. C.  Established in 1900 125 ACRES  Representatli/e-V.,Dynes,  Penticton  X. Ii.���������We  have   Dwarf stock !n--McTntosh Red,  Wealthy. Jonathan, Cox's  Orange, Ontario, Northern Spy and Wagoner.  It  is  the  people's Company  and  profits are all for the people  its  This ni't-ounts for the wonderful success which has attended forty-two  years of unparalleled progress and  achievement.  W. J. TWISS  Manager for B.C.  A. Megraw  Local Agent  Come and Help Kamloops Celebrate  Single Fare from all points on C. P. R.  For Programme  and further information, address  Hon. Sec. Celebration Committee,  Kamloops, B. 0.  HELP WANTED���������FEMALE  T aclios to <lo plain and light sewing' at lionu*.  ���������lj \vholo or sparo timu: good pay: work sent  any distance: eliai^es paid: send stamp for full  particulars. Xational .Alaiinfiiotririiifr Company. Montreal. ,'il--;  TRY THE  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  When   writing   Adversers     Please  Mention the Gazette.  Be London Directory  (Published Annually)  Enables traders throughout the world  ' to communicate direct  j with English  JMAXUFACTCRICRS   As   DEALERS  in each class of goods. Besides being  a complete commercial guide to London and its suburbs, the directory contains lists of  EX PORT MKKCH'ANTS  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 TRADl-: NOTICES  of leading  manufacturers, merchants,  etc., in the principal  provincial towns  and  industrial  centres of the United  Kingdom.  A copy of the current addition will  be forwarded , freight paid, on receipt  of Postal Order for 2(ls.  Dealers seeking Agencies can adver-  their trade cards for ������], or larger advertisements from ij3.  NOTICE  THe London Direction! 60. Ltd.  25, Abchurch Lane, London, E. C.  yiMIbKA.MKrcX I.ANI) DISTIUCT  IIIK-l'ltlCT OK  VAI.K  ".'AICI-; N'otie-c that I, Cliiu-los Joseph Lot-wen  L of Vancouver. Ji. <_.'. occupation, Jiroki-r  iiitunels tei apply for permission to purchase  the following described lands.  CoiiimcncitiK ut a post planted at the Northwest corner of I.,ot 1137; thence northerly along  the Kast shore of Dojj Jjiiko eighty chains more  in- less to the South-western corner post of Lot,  1(11: thence Kast "IU links more or less to the;  west boundary of the Columbia and Western  Railway right of way. being the Kast boundary  of Lot 271(1. Group I; thence Southerly eighty  chains, more or less, along* the; West boundary  of Lot 271(1 to the north boundary of Lot '.i'.il:  thence west three chains nioro or less to the  point of commencement anel containing *.'���������">  acres more or loss.  ClIAHUCS JOSKI-il   LOKWK.N*  by his agent  Herbert 'K. A. Kobcrtson  Date, .Alay-23rc], 1'JI-i  NOTICE  SIJllLKAMKKX LAXI') DISTRICT  DISTIUCT OK VAI.K  ���������"PARK notice that I, Hiram  Inglec of White  ���������*���������        Lake; occupation Fai-mer, intends to apply for permission to purchase the following  described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted at the south  west corner of hot 100!). thence north 10 chains,  thence west 20 crluiiim. thence south 10 chains,  thence east 20 chains to point of commencement containing 80 acres, more or lese.  II[RAM INGLKK  July 2l)th, 11)12 , HMO THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, SEPT 5, 1912.  I1'-'  ������#  I  m  I  i  Iff!  I.  Towi\ and Distrhft.  Boux���������In Hedley on September 2nd  to Mr, and Mrs. Henry McDe.iinid. a  son. .      ,  V. Ti.uus,.inspector lor the Bank of  B. N: A. came inTiiesclay and is inspecting the local li'i-am-h this, week,  Mr. Huns was here two years ago. ���������  A. A. Davidson who was in charge  of Roll's store some four, years ago is  now iu Edmonton in the 'employ, of  the government of Alberta as one of  the clerks in the department eif Agriculture.  , Charles Camsell is.geologizing this  week over iu the vicinity of the Apex.  He is due. in Victoria on .'the sixteenth  and'..has to make an examination of  the coal basin at White .Lake before  that date.  Miss  Eastman, the  second teacher,  was  taken ill at Keremeos the begin-  ���������ning  of the   week and   was   unable to  take her work yesterday 'morning.    It  .���������is expected,   however, that she, will be  on hand Monday morning.  ��������� A round  seven dozen   and live eggs  in the  month of August, .was the re-i  ���������cord  of one  pen of 12 white, leghorn  pullets in Hedley purchased from T.C  .Brooke   of. Princeton .three- .months  ago.    This pen of pullets  was hatched  on March 12th.  Harold Townsend played lacrnss for  Keremeos in Coahnont on Monday  and got a clip with a. la cross stick  which is apparently a. necessary .and  jiorioi-uhie accompaniment of thegaine,  but next day he was none thewor.se  for the mishap.  Mr. and Mrs. Civ P.. Jones went out  on Tuesday's train accompanied by  Miss Avonio. and Gomer.. Mr.' Jones  was only going as far as Penticton,  but Mrs. Jones was going through to  Victoria with Avon in who is going to  nttend St. Margaret's school for girls.  McGillivary did not figure as a competitor in the foot races this year as  he happened to have another engagement by which he was unavoidably  detained. Neither ditl his pal.,Blair,  figure as a principal in the sparring  bout which was to have come oil fen-  he two had to cancel the appointment.  Paul Nelson came back to Hedley  last week and from all reports he is  not going to he any tho worse off for  being robbed in the Oroville coop, as  it is.clalmed that he has a good strong  case against the-authoritii-s and is go  hove provided, and seemed very much  pleased with what has been accomplished in that line. Whether it is  going to result in his'recommendation  of a, special rate for'Hedloy with the  Underwriters remains to be seen; but  one thing is very sure and that is  that any danger of them declining  risks because of helplessness of the  town to combat lire is now pretty  well past.   ���������   ������������������  ���������       ,. ������������������" ;   -  G. H. Wiiiteinan returned on Friday last from a very successful trip  for the Princeton:Coal & Land Co. in  which he disposed of several' carloads  iu most every place he covered'on tlie  trip. In some 'places he finds a prejudice against the; coal existing as a  a relic of the mistake 'made by the  company a couple of years ago in marketing so much .of the" output before  they we're''in'a position to do proper  cleaning,^ classifying and grading.  Now, however, it is different and they  are fully equipped to turn out the  black diamonds, knowing that till who  buy can be 'assured thatthey will get.  coal that will be-fully as good as represented, for Mr.-'''Hidden the .superintendent in charge: of the collieries  thoroughly understands his work and  lias the operations so thoroughly systematized that salesmen are sure that  their customers will get exactly what  has been ordered. Mr. Whiteinan remained over in Hedley for the Labor  Day celebration and returned to  Princeton on Tuesday accompanied'-by  Mrs. Wiiiteinan. who was the guest  of Mr. and Mrs. Sproule   while he was  gone.  -  ��������� .  died:  At the General Hospital, Hedley, on Monday  September 2nd. Barbara, beloved wife of R. S-  Collin, aged 'ii yours.  KEEP YOUR EYES ON  CARD OF THANKS  The undersigned on behalf of himself and Miss Newhouse, begs to thank  the people of Hedley for the kindness  extended to them during their bereavement: .. ...  -.--------'                     R. S. Collix.  ing to make them  come  through  for  more than   the amount taken off him.  . The adjacent mountain tops crowned with snow on Labor Day was a  foretaste of the chilly weeks ahead.  Tuesday morning found the board  walks covered with hoar frost and the  mercury showed two degrees of frost  j which did more or less harm to gardens that were not protected by artificial means.  H. H. Messenger and Ed Burr ope.n-  od the doer hunting season by going  out early on Mejnday morning and  bringing in a two point buck which  fell to Messenger's rifle. There were  five deer in the bunch but as only one  of the hunters was in range and the  others had a good chance to make a-  get-away  they succeeded in  doing so.  Robert Stevenson, latterly dubbed  Colonel, but more familiarly known  as the. father of the Similkaineen was  among the visitors to Hedley on  Labor Day. He always patronizes the  Labor Day sports in Hedley, not even  being deterred therefrom by the accident which occurred when he was  thrown out of a rig about live years  ago. He is a great admirer of a. good  horse and a horse nice recalls for him  many incidents of that sport in the  earlier days of the valley.  School started yesterday after the  summer holidays with the new  teacher in charge. Mr. A. P. Hill,  principal arrived on Saturday, having  conic from Winnipeg via Revelstoke,  the Arrow Lakes and the Boundary.  The second teacher is Miss ' Easton.  formerly of Moi-den, Man., but latterly of Keremeos. In a few days they  will doubtless have; the work of the  term we-11 begun and all are looking  forward to good work being done as  ,. both are experienced teachers and  with proper support from parents and  the pupils themselves good progress  may be oxpoctod.  XV. S. Hothwell, representing the j  Mainland Underwriters' Association,  was in Hedley last week checking up  lire risks in the town and seeing how  they correspond with the latest edition of Goad's sheet. The local lire  company we.-re expecting him to sound  an alarm anel turn out the hose team,,  but he was so busy checking up the  map sheet that he was pinched for  time. Nevertheless he went thoroughly into details concerning the nature  of the lire protection which the town  and the Hedley Gold Mining Company  SOME NOTES FOR THE FARMER  . Don't forget the Dry Farming congress to take place at Lethbridge,  October 19-20. The farmer who can  conveniently finance the trip should  receive sufficient benefit to repay him  the outlay.  Alaska will some' day provide farmers in lower altitudes,.with grain^seeds  superior to what they can grow at  home.  Carefully conducted   investigations  by the agricultural department of the  University of Minnesota, as   well as  those conducted by the  office of farm  management of the United States Department of Agriculture,  shows that  under ordinary conditions on American  farms work   horses   are   utilized  only about three and a  half hours a  day  on  a average.     Horse  power is  thus   utilized to  less than  half its capacity.     Per unit of work done this  power costs more  than twice what it  should cost.  The full utilization of the  power actually available  would thus  leduce materially the cost of producing crops.   The cost of keeping a work  horse  is on the  average about $125 a  year.    The  average utilization  of the  horse is about 1250 hours a year, at an  hourly cejst of 10 cents  per hour.    If  we double  the number of hours' work  the horse  does���������and this  can be done  without injury  to the animal���������we reduce   the  hourly cost to five  cents.,  W. J. Spilhnan. agriculturist in charge  farm management and plant industry,  United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, B. C.  TEAM WANTED  WANTKDTO RLY-A good -tmiig team of  work horses.���������-Apply to C. II. Hrooke.-s or A.  Creeliiiiin, Hedley, H. (.-.  CAMP HEDLEY  WATCH IT GROW  It is destined to be the Greatest Gold Mining Camp in Canada.  Money invested in Hedley Town Property now will bring you Big  Returns in a Few Months  Buy Now; Don't Put It Off as the Price is Going Up.  For Full Information Write or Call on  THE HEDLEY CITY TOWNSITE COMPANY, Ltd.,  F. H. French, Secretary and Manager - HEDLEY, B.C.  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  * .    *     *     *     *  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  Everything New and  First-Class  Bar supplied with the Choicest,  Liquors and Cigars  and Special  Attention   paid   to   the   Table.  !.FRUIT! FRUIT!!  E. E,,Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley^ B. C.  H orse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  ���������  ���������  ������������������  To Insure Getting Nice  Fresh Fruit  for  I P r e s e r v ing*  ^OTEnSIMfirtCAMEEN;  [ HEDLEY, B. C  > An Up-to-date  First-Class Hotel  > RATES MODERATE  J. DOLLEMORE  Proprietor.  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY, PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate.  Mines,  Crown    Grants   Applied.   For  Under  Jjnnd  Act and  Mineral Act.  ���������We  anticipate your requirements  and leave your orders with us  ���������  X  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  x  ���������  ���������  Will Deliver the Goods J  Our Sugar is the Best obtainable and we ���������  handle the celebrated  Schram Fruit Jars  ���������  IShatfords, Ltd.:  Agent for:  Mutual Life of Canada.  Hudson Hay Insurance Co.  Maryland Casualty Co  Ocean Accident and Guarantee Co.  ���������  ���������  ���������  *+  IT  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE!  ~9f  Office  at   HEDLEY,   B.  C.  ^RjVEP^IDLvAVE.  if a rriabpJiafftonvj-.Zirxf-  &cA/'ngs.Cu/f- ������,<Prir(jitr$JJfati.'f  Moo/^/e/f, Prafpecti, (SValoguey  tS/a/zj, Jfeftcr/feodlj,fla^ajiricf  ^eabpaperf, and all purpose;.  PKonc main. 6434  "c^pof^ne;yJVe<.O^^ris^t'i^Go.       \  l.l..~l-|||BI^H.^^|Brrr ���������'lfI^'^^lr^^���������^^^llJa���������^^^^3^^T-7r^  WATER NOTICE  For a  Licence to Take and   Use  Water  "YTotiro is herehy given that f Anion Wiuk-  J> lei*, of Hedley, li. C. will apply foralie-  ene:e to take and use li cubic feet per second of  water out of an unnamed .Spring locally known  as Maid Hill Slough. The water will be diverted at a. point 1 mile north of Tims. Sirois' south  line anil will he used for irrigation purposes on  the land described as A. Winkler's pre-empt ion  This notice was posted on the ground on the  13th day of May, I'll*.'. The application will  bellied in the ollice of the Water Kecoreler at  Fairview.  Objections may bo  Hied with the said Water  Recorder   or   with   the    Controller   of   Water  Mights. Parliament Hail-lings, Victoria. H. C.  ANTON' W1NKJJCM  PflL/\6E>  Wveru, Feed & Sale Stables    II HOLEY   TI. C.    T A good stock of Horses and Rigs on  NOTICE  Hand.    If Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Office of Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phon.   U        INNIS  BROS. Proprietors.  SUBSCRIBE  FOR THE   GAZETTE  Not I  is hereby given that the Hoard of  Valuators to consider claims for work actually  performed and materials supplied in connection with tho construction of the Midway anel  Vernon Railway, will further consider all such  claims as have been duly tiled and verified.  Any claims which have not already been so  died mid verilieel by statutory declaration or  otherwise, should be tiled with the undersigned  without delay.  The Hoard will consider all claims for actual  physical work performed and goods and mater  lalssupplieel in connection with the surveying,  locating or obtaining of right of way between  Rock Creek and Veriion.  U. F. tiKKKN  *������l-l Secretary of the Hoard.  Address Hox III*.'. Victoria. H. C.  NURSERY STOCK  -���������OUR. AGENTS MAKE MONEY"  selling our hardy, guaranteed stock.  Experience unnecessary.  YAKIMA VALLEY NURSERY CO.  Toppenish, Wash.  ADVERTISE    IN   THK   GAZETTE  Synopsis of Coal Milling Regulations  fX)AL mining rights of the Dominion, in  v-/ Manitoba. Saskatchewan and Alberta,  the Yukon Territory, the North-west Territories and in a portion of the Province of Hri-  tish Columbia, may be leased for a term of  twenty-one years at an annual rental of 81 an  acre. Not more than iiVH.) 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  of the district in which the rights applied for  are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must be described by sections, or legai sub-divisions of  sections, and in uusiirveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by the applicant  himself.  Kneh application must be; ai-compauicd by a.  fee of *?."> 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 nt the rate of live cents  per ton  The person operating the mine shall furnish  the Agent with sworn returns accounting for  the full epinntity 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 hi ay-  be considered necessary for the working of the  mine at the rate of SKUKI an aero.  For full information implication should be  made, to the Secretary ol tlio Department of  the Interior, Ottawa, or to any Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion bands.  W. XV. COPY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.H.-Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. (Mini THE HEDLEY GAZETTE.  SEPT 5, 1912.  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen---Famed for Fruit Growing  Town and Lower Valley.  was   over   from  Falls  William    Richtei  Fairview this week.  Harry   Phelps   of   Okanagan  was in town oh Tuesday.  In Korenieos on Sept. 2nd, 1012. to  Mr. and Mrs. Max Hwart. a daughter.  In 'Keremeos oh Se.-pt. 1st, 1012, to  Mr. and Mrs. George XV. Cuoper, a  daughter.  Miss Brett, the Similkaineen school  teacher spent the  week end with Mr.  and Mrs. Crooker.  c  "Mr.   Hargrcives was  called- to Ed-  the ser-  LABOR DAY SPORTS  owing to  was  inonton   this  week  ions illness of his son.  Miss MoKenzie of Vaseaux Lake and  her cousin, Miss McKenzie of Taecuna,  were in town this week.  ���������Mr. and Mrs. G. P. Jones of Hedley  accompanied by Miss Jones were in  town on Tuesday evening. ,  Andy Jensen blew in the other day  and met a number of his old friends  who were  all pleased to see him back.  Dr. Tohnie. veterinary inspector,  was in town this week hound for Oroville from which point he was going  to Osoyoos.  AV. M. Frith will take a few days  off with some friends and part of his  holiday may embrace a little hunting  expedition.  C. H. F. Harm-in.. Ottawa, Miss  Camusa and Mr. and Mrs. S. F. Soline  of Victoria were, guests at the Hotel  Keroinoos this week.  Dr. Thomson, vetinary surgeon, has  been ill for some time but has improved somewhat. He has heart trouble  and the present attack appears to  have been more severe than usual.  Mr. and Mrs.' Findlay of Kaleden  and Miss Simpson were guests of Mr.  and Mrs. Brown' over the week end  and accompanied Mrs. Brown to Hedley on Monday.  Baptiste Surprise who has been ailing with tuberculosis for some kind  and whose death has been expected  died em Tuesday of last- week and was  buried on Thursday.  Constable McGullie who has come  from the Greenwood office to take  Max Ewart's place as local peace officer at Kereiiieos has entered on his  duties and we all hope will prove a  terror to evil-doers.  V. Dynes, was in Keremeos this  week in the interest of the Riverside  Nurseries at Grand Forks, which supplies .most of the fruit trees planted  here. Their nursery stock has done  so well that the trees they send out  seem to please the fruitgrowers.  Joe Beehee left for Calgary to join  his tillicuins at the stampede. Joe  was formerly of that country and was  with Colonel Steel. He was one time  interpreter for the Blackfeet, Pieguu,  Cree and Blood Indians, and in a function such as they intend to pull off at  Calgary this week Joe will be It.  Keremeos lacrosse players left by  auto for Tulameen on Sunday where  they played a match with Princeton  and won by a score of 1 goals to three.  In this game .1. A. Brown was in goal  and did very effective work and it is  claimed to have been a mistake to  take him out of that position in tho  Hedley game next day.  Charles Camsell. .of the Canadian  Geologic-el Survey, was in town on  Tuesday and was particularly interested in the find.of Indian relics made  a. short time ago. He wanted to get  the war club and some other iktas to  to send to the archaeological exhibit  in Ottawa where they are always anxious to get anything of that time.  Some of the finders did not care to  part with them but in all probability  they will conclude that it will be better to let them go where they will betaken good care of.  , Continued from Page one.  nACltOSSE MATCH  in view of the fact that the baseball  competition did not till with the; class  of ball for which the purse was intended the amount was split and some of  it- given for lacrosse. On Tuesday  me lining a couple of teams entered for  lacrosse. These were Princeton with  a couple of assistants from Penticton  and a team composed of Keremeos and  Hedley. The form or won on a scene  of 7 goals to 1. Neither team was in  proper' condition biit the Princeton  chaps appeared to he in better shape  to hold up the pace and the combination of their two Penticton men was*,'  the most effective playing on their  side. For the Hedley Keremeos team  the best stick handling and running  was claimed to have been done by  Hunter of Keremeos hut unfortunately he had not the support from others  of his side to enable him to work any  team combinations. The home team  scored the lirst goal and kept the ball  pretty well on their opponents' flags  for all of the first quarter but after  that their bolt was shot and the visitors had it pretty much their own  way. The game, was ably refereed by  a traveller for Fleck <fc Co. named  Leacock who did satisfactory work.  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G.N. li. Station  MRS.  A. Fi KIRBY,   Proprietress.  Kcremeos-Pciiticton Mail Stage.  The auto stage leaves Keremeos for  Penticton,  Tuesdays,  Thursdays and  Saturday at o p.m.  Single fa re $7.50, Return $14.00  The  auto   stage will   run an  excursion  every  Sunday  from ^Penticton  to Hedley  and   return, leaving   Penticton  at S a. in.  and, returning leaving Hedley at 4 p.m.  Phone 14, Penticton W. E. Welbv  C.  JE.  SHAW  i  SPRAY  Civil Engineer, Dominionand Provin  cial Land^Surveyor.  A. Brown  Office of J  KEREMEOS       '  B. C.  On  HASEUALI,  Tuesday afternoon  R. H. KOGERS,  M.A., B.C.L.  BARRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  J. A. BROWN,  Notary Public  CONVEYANCING, CUSTOMS BROKERAGE,  FIRE INSURANCE  representing   Keremeos  two   teams  ind   Hedlev  GENERAL NEWS  Suez canal tolls are to be reduced by  way of retaliation against the United  States because of their Panama canal  policy.  Much of the wheat crop 'on the  Canadian prairies has already been  cut and men and hinder twine are  both of them much in demand.  Hon. F. L. Carter-Cotton has been  chosen Chancellor for the new provincial university.  William Johnstone, recently from  Liverpool, was found drowned in the  surf at Plumper's Pass. Foul play is  suspected.  were matched for a. game whicli Hedley won on a score of 15-11. Hedley  had decidedly the best of it, the- score  standing 14 to -three in their favor for  the first four innings with Billy Corrigan in the box for Hedley. Maurice  Daly pitched for Keremeos but he  was wild and gave a good many passes  and while he had much difficulty in  locating the plate there was a deadly  precision in his aim at opposing batsmen several of whom he managed to  wing at various stages of the game,  and he pinked Billy Corrigan the Hedley heaver on the throwing arm in the  first inning. As a resiilt Messenger  was sent in to pitch after the fourth  innings to save Billy's sore wing and  after that they got the rest of their  tallies. The game was umpired by R.  Wheeler who was hospitable in several  of his decisions but tho home players  were magnanimous and forgiving and  he was at no time in very serious danger nor found it necessary to take to  the woods.  ATHLETIC  SPORTS  100 yard dash-���������1st Morris, 2nd Rain-  cock.  220 yard foot race���������1st Morris, 2nd  A. Miller.  440 yard foot race���������1st Morris, 2nd  A. Miller.  THE   DANCE  The dance in Shat.ford's hall in the  evening was well attended and was  one of the most successful functions  of the kind connected with Labor Day  that have been held in any year. A  great many strangers were present;  the floor was iu good condition; the  music supplied by Miss Lyall, W. Daly  and AV. Knight was pronounced excellent by all the guests and the supper provided by the hotels was eminently satisfactory.  There were no competitors for the  trap shooting and that portion of the  programme was called off.  NOTES  A few years ago those who attended  the celebration were either on foot or  on horseback. Later on buggies ahd  carriages began to appear on the scene  and now the ubiquitous auto is much  in evidence.  Keremeos and Princeton played  lacrosse in Tulameen on Monday forenoon when Keremeos won 4 to 3.  OFFICE  KEREMEOS, B.C.  Do not neglect to spray your trees with  Pendray?s Lime Sulphur Solution  Pendray's is endorsed by all the leading fruit men  of the province.  We are sole agents for Keremeos arid can sell it bv  the barrel or gallon.  !  We  carry a full line of Gardjen and  Field Seeds.  Five Roses Flour always in stock  F.  RICHTER ESTATE  SILKS  Large Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right prices  TOHMY SING, Keremeos  SING LEE  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Keremeos, B.C.  \       KEREMEOS       |  AUTO LIVERY  Tweddle's New 40 horse-power  Case Auto  Leaves Keremeos for Penticton, Monday, Wednesday  and Friday at 4:45 p.m.  Of What   Keremeos   Fruit  Lands  Done for Early Purchasers  is Now Here  Have  This year the trees in-bearing will give an  output which although showing handsome profit  on the original investment; is only a mild suggestion of the profit to be realized with a larger  market. .  We  offer no  REMEMBER  land but what has  the  ready on it  water al-       ������  Fruit Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 and 350 per acre.     Town Lots.  Keremeos Land Co., Ltd.  KEREMEOS, B.C.  ���������������  ������ *  I  Plumbing and Heating, Sheet  FOR SERVICE  The  Thoroughbred   Runnine;  Stallion  "BeautifulandBest"  (Canadian Stud Book, No 237)  M. LEIQHTOn  WADE, B.  Electrical Engineer  Sc.  Isolated   plants  for light   and  power iu Mills, Mines, etc.  Municipal    installations   and  extensions.  KAMLOOPS,  B.C.  TRY THE  Hedley   Gazette  FOR  Fine Job Printing  Will stand for public service at "the  Willows," Keremeos, B. C. for the ful  season, j.912.  Fee for service of mares $10 to insure  Mares may be pastured.  E. M. DALY.  Metal Work Tinsmithing  Shop corner Angela Ave. and Bridge  St.,  in 'IVIurdock's blacksmith shop.'  Work guaranteed.   Consult us about your work  H. DIGNAN  Pkactical Wokkmen  PRINCETON, B. C.  ���������5  X  I  i  x  1  X  I  ������  ������  ������  i  ������  x  ������  x  VWA^AAAAAlAAAAAWA*AlA*A*nW  PhOI'KIETORS  X  t  X  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  X  ���������  Grease the Wheels!  The finest lubricant for the Commercial  Machine is  PRINTERS' INK  I  t  !  NOTICE  SIMTUCAMKKX LAND DIKTKICT  OISTKICT OK VALK  TAKK Xotic-o tlmt Kniilo .Jensen, of (ilea  ���������*��������� Valley, M. C, occupation fanner, intends  to apply I'or noi-mission to piirclia.se> the* following describee! lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted (Xortliwost  corner) about six chains distant in a northerly  direction from the Ashnola river and about  seventeen miles from its mouth thence east IK)  chains: thence south 'JO chains; thence west IK)  e-hains: thence north 20 chains to pointof commencement anel containing '-" acres more or  less.  KM ILK .IEXSKX  II. (.:. X. Ktchos, agent  .June-JOtli, IM*J -J8-IH  ���������  X  X  ���������  X  ���������  1 HAS THE LUBRICANT %  This may be applied in different  ways but the two old stand-bys are  judicious advertising in the local  paper and neat .stationery printed at  home. The Gazette can suit all requirements.  Ttl6 H&DLEY GAZETTE


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