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Array **  NOV 4- 1912  <*  ^MW W ft m     ���������'  mi  azette  AND SI]y[ILK^MEElHA.DVERTISER.  Volume VIII.  HEDLEY, B. C, THUESDA^llCTOBEK 01. 1912.  Number 43.  Dr. C. A. JACKSON  DENTIST  [18 years' practice in Vancouver.]  S. O.-L. Co.'s Block  PENTICTON,      -      -      B. C  K. V. PROGRESS ON WEST FORK  Ballasting- Completed to  Near Carmi-  Labor is Scarce  JflS. CLARKE  Watchmaker  Clocks and Watches for Sale.  R. W. DEANS  Notary Public Real Estate  Ranches,  Properties,  Mines, Timber.  Water Powers  Upper Trout Creek, Balcomo P. O. B.C  X. Thompson ritONf* sevmouu59I3  MOK. WKSTKRN CA.VAOA  Cammell Laird & Co. Ltd.  Steel Manufacturers  Sheffield, Eng*.  Ofllces and Warehouse. 8I7-C3 Rc-atty Street  Vancouver, B. C.  Construction work on the Kettle  Valley railway up the west foik of  tlie Kettle River* is being pushed along  Although, construction is under way  as far as the summit the contractors  are .still considerably handicapped  through lack of labor. Carmi is still  the steel head, though the road bed is  being put in shape- further* on, but the  steel '.cannot he laid further until a  bridge is built.' Ballasting of the new  line .west from Midway has been completed to within a few miles from  from Carmi, hut it is not expected  that a regular service over the line  will be inaugurated until spring.  East of Okanagan lake a great deal  of material has been taken in '.recently  and many camps are established while  grading is actively, in progress.  CONSIDERING THE DYAKS  Interesting Comparison in Head Hunting*  in 1896 aud Now  PROMISE TO KEEP BUSY  Grand Union  Hotel   HEDLEY, B. C.  First Class Accommodation.   Bar Stocked with  Best Brands of Liquor and Cigars.  A. WINKLER. Proprietor  A DIRTY TRICK  The J. I. Case Threshing- Machine Company of Racine, Wis., Caught  in a Sneaky Trick  Medley   riiners'    and    Hill men's  Union, No. 161, W. F. of M.  Regular meetings of the Hedley Loc-nl.'Xo.  Kit are held on the lirst and third Wednesday  in' the inciith in Fraternity hull and the second  anel fourffi Wednesday at the X. P. Mine  O. M. Stkvkxs T. R. Willi;v  Presicknt Fin-Secretary.  A. F. & A. M.  -.-������������������..���������ltEG'-U-ljArt*-moi-iaiIj'-'iae������tiiigs of'1  Hedley Lodge No. J3, A. F. & A". M.,  arc held on the second  Friday in  each month in Fraternity hall, Hedley. Visiting  brethren are cordially in vited to attend.  S. E. HAHILTON, ARTHUR CLARE,  W. M Secretary  MODERN WOODMEN  OF AMERICA  Hedloy Local Caini) meets in  Fraternity Hall the lirst and  third Thursdays in the month.'  A. CrvAitK K. II. Simi-sox  Connscl Clerk.  L. O. L.  Regular monthly meetings of  Hedley Lodge 1741 are held 011  the third Monday in every  ������������������S'sSiSS^^11'01^1* i|1 Fraternity Hull. A'isit"  ing brethern are cordially invited to attend.  .II. J. JONES. XV. M.  WM. LONSDALE. Seo't.  DR. J. L. MASTERS  DENTIST  AVill be at Home office in Oroville. 1st  to llth of each month.  Office on North   Main   Street.  NORLEY F. TUNBRIDGE  In tho recent bye-election in Mac-  donald as well as in the provincial  election in Saskatchewan where reciprocity was made an issue, the advocates of reciprocity made the most  use? they possibly could of .1 letter-  written to the Grain Growers' Guide  hy a man named Coleman' who was  sales agent for the ,1. I. Case Threshing Machine Co., of Racine, Wis., in  which he said that the reason his firm  had raised the price of agriculture implements to the farmers was that the,  Government had increased the duty.  Now it happens that no change  whatever was made in the tariff rate  but that the greed of the company itself had made them increase the price  of their 'implements , and when the  (Jom{KS.uy-:-'Vo.i'i.>..diiUi.*indedvto. give- an  explanation of the lie published by  their sales agent Coleman, the treasurer, F. Leo Norton, came out with  .���������mother letter repudiating the statement of Coleman and saying that the  increase was made* because they had  altered the rate of discount given to  the trade. He said that the tariff was  the same now as it had been for several years past and the statement  made by Coleman was not true and  had never been authorized by the  company. In spite of the denial, however, the advocates-, of reciprocity  continued to reiterate the Coleman  charge until the last vote was cast in  the Macdonald election.  Is   it   any   wonder  the farmers of  Macdonald turned them down cold!**  The Liberal press has been complaining of some dismissals from the outside civil service hy, the government.  In view of their complaints, and the  virtuous attitude they have assumed,  it is interesting to'present the record  of the Laurier administration when it  came into power in 1800, Nine months-  after the Laurier government assumed  office a return   was  nil led  for  in the  Senate of the dismiss-ds  up to  that  V-*  time.       The  return'-'js a remarkable,*  document and con tain's 3d pages.' while  it contains only a   partial  list of  the  dismissals. \ -  In   the   Indian   department the dis  -| ���������  missals ran up to,20.- The axe fell  partictilarly freely in, the customs department where in the nine months  81 employees were'dismissed In make,  way for good liberals; In no case was  there an investigation.  many HEAps i-'KLr.  The then Minister of Public Works  dismissed in the first nine months 04-  In the department of Inland Revenue  46 employees were removed, and in  the majority of cases it was frankly  stated that it was at the request of a  member of parliament." This was apparently the main reason for dismissals at that time.  lilG  SWEEP  THEKE  In the Fisheries service the Liberal  government-- worked ^overtime in get-  ting.rid of Conservatives and no less  than 129 members of the civil service  were removed from office to give  hungry Liberals -jobs. The explanation given for the majority of the dismissals was "active ;and offensive-  partisanship," which wits a favorite  excuse to cover up a- bald dismissal.  The axe was not employed quite so  freely iii the Marine service, and only  32 were removed by tlie Minister." The'  department of J'u������tiee has not as many  employees and its list is smaller, running to eleven, in every case except  two there was no notice given, and  this is true, of a large percentage of  the Liberal dismissals. The decency  of a regular notice to give, the dismissed man an opportunity to find new  .employment was not followed. It was  simply a case of "off with his head''.  A BEAUTIFUL ESTATE  Half Dozen Steam Shovels to Work on J The Similkameen Fruit Lands Co.  Have  the V. V: & E.  (Grand Forks Gazette.)  .1. H. Kennedy, assistant engineer of  the V. V. <te E. railway, which is the  Great Northern line enroute from the  Boundary to Vancouver, was in Grand  Forks on Monday on his way to Tulameen and Coahnont, the steel head,  from where he will go over tlie line  now being built between Coalmont  and Coquihalla summit.  "Thex-e wjll be five or six big steam  shovels, put to work there in a short  time" said Mr. Kennedy.  "One of these will probably he taken  from Vancouver where ' the work  which it had to do is completed. The  others will be brought in from other  points on the line. It is our intention  to push the work as rapidly as possible." ..  Wonderful Holding in the R Ranch  v    Too Soon, But Not Much  The Princeton Star was premature  in its statement that on Saturday,  October. 19th the full consideration of  $150,000 which was called for in the  bond for the Windfall group had been  paid. No one here doubts that the  deal is going through and that in a  short time the properties will be formally taken over from tho former owners by the Hedley Gold Mining Co.,  but tho event did not take place on  the 19th and in fact has not taken  place yet. The Stai's informant was  apparently not in possession of (lie inside information of which he claimed  to be possessed, but the Star itself we  arc quite sure published the item in  good faith. LATER���������As we go to press  we learn that the deal was consummated Oct. 30th and full consideration  paid over.  GENERAL NEWS  Solicitors, Notaries Public,  Conveyancers, Etc.  PENTICTON, British Columbia.  The C. P. II. have been mulcted by  tho courts in $48,000 damages for injuries received by various claimants in  .the Pontiac wreck.  METEOROLOGICAL.  The following are the readings showing temperature, etc., for the week  ending Oct. 20, 1912:  AT THE MINE.  ALSO   IX  I1THEKS  In the Agriculture department  thirty-three employees -wore dismissed  to make room for the clamoring Liberals, and in the department of "Interior, outside of the Indian Branch,  the "bloody assizes" resulted in these  first nine months in the dismissal of  23.  P. W. GREGORY  CIVIL KN'GIXKKIt AND RRITISH  COLUMBIA LAND SURVEYOR  Star Budding  Princeton  HILLIARD'S  JBARBER     SHOF������  FOR AN EASY SHAVE  Maximum  Minimum  Oct 20  33  10  21  , ,  25  11  22  . ,  32  20  23  . ,  31  17  24  ,  ,  27  13  25  29  Hi  20  35  18  Average!  maximum  temperature 30.28  Average.  minimum  do  15.  Mean tempei  ���������ature  22.01  Rainfall  for  the  week  .00  inches.  Snowfall  ii  it  0.0  a  MAJOR   ClTRRIK's  CUAIUSE  These are but a few of the civil servants dismissed immediately after tlie  elections of 1890. Major Ourrie, M. P.  for North Simcoe, commenting on the  wholesale slaughter of the Liberals in  the House last session, said: "'The  proscription lists of Marias and Sulla,  the tyrants of ancient Rome;, were not  to be compared with the lists prepared  after the elections of 1890. Ilundreds  of men were thrown out of office without any reason being given for their  dismissal. The members of the late;  government never for a moment ceased to make the open boast that they  believed in and always practised the  spoils system and that they were go  ing to practise it.*'  Sir William MaeKenzie is to make  Winnipeg his headquarters for some  time to conic.  Alaska Progressives have elected  their candidates and Roosevelt's .supporters are jubilant thereat.  Hon. Mackenzie Bowell fell down  the steps at the Albany Club, Toronto,  and was rather severely injured.  Bank clearings for the week show a  large increase over that of the same  week last year.  Mr. Marechal, a ptominet Montreal  lawyer, is likely to succeed Hon. F. D.  Monk. Mr. Casgrain was too ill to  accept so arduous a portfolio as that  of Public Works.  Five thousand freight: handlers on  the C. P. R. are asking for an increase  of pay and threaten to strike if the demand is'not grunted.  Haultain is to be made the new  Chief Justice of Saskatchewan.  II. 1>. McKenzie is to succeed Mr.  Strikenian as general manager of the  Bank of B. N. A. 3lr. Strikernan retires at the end of .November after  forty-three years in the service of the  Bank.  The Czar's son is dangerously ill of  peritonitis.  Over eight million bushels of prairie  wheat are stored iu terminal elevators  as against a little less than six millions for a corresponding date of lust  . Seane years ago the Gazette in giving a rather extensive write-up o"f the  lands of the lower Similkameen and  particularly those about Keremeos  had a description of the R ranch then  owned by Mis. Lowe, and that write-  up went into the historical side of it  as well as giving a description of the  holding, itself.  Since then the estate has been acquired by the Similkameen Fruit  Lands Co., a wealthy, stiong concern  made up of Winnipeg capitalists whom  R. L. Cawston managed to interest in  the property and secured the transfer  to them.; In addition to the estate of  5029 acres then held by Mrs. Lowe in  which Mr. Cawston also held an interest there has since been added by purchase 100 acres of the Barcello estate  consisting of lots 2755 and 113,' and we  think we are safe in saying that ideal  as the land about the old homestead  of the It ranch is known to be this portion of the Barcello lands which has  been added is the very cream <if the  valley.  Already the land has all been plot- ���������  ted off into five acre fruit lots arid an  irrigation ditch or canal has been constructed to supply water for it. While  the land has bee/n put cm the market  no effort has been made to push the  sale of it and the attention of the company is being directed to the improvement of the property. A largo traction engine is being brought in and'  with it are gang plows, a porcable  sawmill add a brush cutter to be driven by the traction engine. This latter  will cut off saplings 4 inches through  as easily as the ordinary .reaper will  take a bladeof grass.  It is most  pleasing to meet Mr. and  ,-���������  Mrs.   R. L. Cawston installed again in  the    old   homestead    where   in   years  gone   by :l.hey*'werH, Gained, for  their  kind hospitality,   which lias in nowise,  abated with the .years.   It was twenty-  eight years  ago  when  Mrs. Cawston  first took up her abode- in the Similkameen valley,  although  for   the   past  eight years she has resided in Ontario.  Mr. Cawston  is the  local  superintendent for the Similkaineen Fruit Lands  Co.  and a   busy man he  is.    There is  something so eternally fitting in seeing him again at  the  helm  directing  operations on   the  estate   which   his  own efforts in earlier days got together and built up, and the  company are  fortunate indeed in  having at the present time the  benefit of his experience  and   knowledge of  the district and of  the  business.      If   in   the;   future  he  should wish to retire and take it easier  than he is now able to do.no one could  well blame him,   for he and Mrs. Cawston have already done their share."  What the coming decade has in  store for this beautiful spot only the  brightest optimist should hazard a  guess and then he is apt to fall far  short.  THE RICHELIEU ELECTION  I year.  ! T-  OOlUlESrONDI-VG WKKK OK LAST VKAK  Highest maximum temperature ���������.  Average maximum do ���������.  Lowest minimum do  Average minimum do ���������.  GENERAL NEWS  HOT ct COLD BATHS  Next door north of Grand Union Hotel  W. H. T. GAHAN  Hamster. Solicitor, Etc.  MONEY TO   LOAN  PENTICTON,  B. C.  WHEN WRITING AIlVERTl.SERS  PLEASK  MENTION   THIS PAPER  Mea n  do  ���������.  AT  THE  MILL.  Maximum  Minimum  Oct  20  43  , t  25  21  42  37  22  Hi  28  23  45  25  21  40  40  25  51  31  20  48  20  Average  maximum te  11 per;  tore 45.85  Average  minimum  do  30.2S  Mean  do  38.00  Rainfall for  the  week  .2  inches  Snowfall  ifc  ii  0.00  i.  COlUUCSPO.VIUXG WKKK Oh' LAST  VKAK  Highest maximum temperature 60  Average do do 58.14  Lowest minimum do 29.  Average do do 33.28  Mean do 45.71  Mayor Geary of Toronto has resign- j  cd to accept a position as counsel for a  large corporation.  The Duke of Connaught has expressed his belief that Canadians are the  most loyal people in the empire.  Simpson Ronnie, a prominent farmer of Ontario, died at his homo near  Scarboro last week.  Ontario is taking a leaf from British  Columbia's book and going in I'or good  roads.  Canadian fruitgrowers are asking  for inrreased duty on fruit owing to  the large quantity of American fruit  which has come into the country this  year and tlit; large amount of Canadian fruit which rotted in the orchards  for want of opportunity to market  them iu time.  Police Lieutenant   Becker of   'Sow  I York   was found  guilty of murder in  j the Rosenthal  ease:  but  has  not yet  received sentence.     It remains   to he  seen   what  influence can   do  to save  him from the electric chair.  United States Steel manufacturers  are making Canada a dumping ground  for their products and Canadian steel  industries are asking more protection.  Feliz Diaz the leader of the latest  Mexican revolt has been caught,  coiii'tinai-tialed and sentenced to he  shot.  The United. Shoe Machinery Com  pany have been declared a combine  by a special board appointed to inquire  into the matter. As such they art-  liable to prosecution under the Combines Act for refusing' to sell machinery to whoever will buy from them  and pay the money. The matter has  been brought to a head by the present  Minister of Labor. Hon. T. W. Croth-  ers.  Constituency   Remains Liberal    But by  Greatly Reduced Majority  The bye-olertion for the House of  Commons to fjll the- vacancy I'm- the  County of Richelieu, caused by the  unseating of tlie sitting member for  corrupt acts hy agents, took place on  Oct. 24 and resulted in the return of  Mr. P. J. Cat-din, Liberal, by a majority of 301. the complexion of the division remaining unchanged. No member of the Government visited the  constituency during the campaign,  the leading speaker on the Conservative side being Sir Kodolphu Forgot.  The Liberals, on the other hand, had  the advantage of a meeting addressed  hy Sir Wilfrid Laurier.  The Liberal majority iu 1908 was  1029; in 1911 it was 734 and the majority this time is only 301. Sir Wilfrid Laurier in the campaign boasted  that the majority would be: so large as  to offset the Conservative victory of  September 21, 1911.  By-elections I'or the Ontario Logis  lature are being held in both East  Middlesex and North Waterloo and in  neither constituency have* Liberals  any candidate; in the field. The government candidates are- being opposed  by Independents. THE HEDLEY GAZETTE OCT 81. UJ12.  and  Similkameen Advertiser.  Issued mi Thursdays, by the Hkoi.kv O-a'/.kttk  I'lUSTINC* A.\*l> I'OIII.ISIIIXO CO.Ml'A.NV.  Li.mitko.   at lledlev. B. C.  in the Canadian inquiry   was the relative merits of stock  and mutual companies.   Of the latter Canada has only '  one  NOTICE  1836  THE BANK OF  Subscriptions in Advance  Per. Year. *...'.' ' '.SLUM  "   (United States)...  L'.oO  Advertising Rates  Measurement. <- lines to the inch.  Land Notices -Cortiticiites of unproveiiient. etc.  ������7.0(1 for (Kl-dny notices, and ������5.011 foi-IKi-tlay  notices.  Transient Advertisements���������not exceeding one  inch, $1,110 for one insertion, 25 cents tor  each subsequent insertion.   Over one men.  10 i-ents per lino for lirst insertion and o  cents per line for each subsequent insertion.  Transients payable in advance.  .   Changes for contract advertisements should  be in tlie ollice by noon on Tuesday to secure  attention for that week's issue  ''.Advertisements will bo changed once every  month if advertiser desires, without any extra  charge. For changes of toner than once it month  the  jii-icc of composition  "'ill  be charged al  regular rates.  Contract Advertisements���������One inch per month  Sl.;'5; over 1 inch and up to j inches, bl.OU  per inch nermoath. To constant advertisers  taking larger space than tour inches, on  application, rates will be given of reducc-cl  charges, based on size of space and length  of time.  A. MEQRAW. ManairinK Bditor.  New Moon  10  First epiar.  17.  191:5  OCT  1912  Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thu. Fri. Sat.  o  13  2)  ���������������������������27  i  II  .21  28  1  .8  .15  22  21  <)  10  23  3D,  ID  17  21  31  l  11  18  25  .*>  12  19  2(5  NOTICE  ' Liquor Act, 1010  "\Jotk-e is hereby given that on tlie lirst day of ;  i .',    , .i .���������.������.: .1, -*-^      December next, application will be made  and that was the one which came   t0 tllc ������np..-riiitendont of provincial police for !  .     ..      , ������������������-'     '   i ' ��������� ,i,      1.        i    renewal of the hotel licence to sell lieiuor by re  in for tlie only  enciiiiiiiins   the   hoard , Lilil ��������������������������� ,|,c hotel known as the Grtinil Union  ... .       ii,       (v , /cj  ..' : i.      c* i hotel,  situate in   lleelley,   in  the province of  ol 'inquiry had to offer (bee remarks ol | ���������^Usll <*(1i���������mbiu.  Mr. Ke-nip,page;s2!WI and 31)111  of  the! -. ,   ANTON .WINKLER  I Paled this 1st. day of October, 11112  report). ���������"','���������  i ���������������������������- : : :   Lord   Mucn'iduy  .-poke    of    Britiisli  justice awaking to wreak its vengeance upon some; luckless wight and  then falling to sleep again, and so if is  at the present time. If Lawson can  shed as much light in his present  series ot. articles attacking what he  calls "Tlie System" as he; did in'the  former he will be well worth reading.  Even if he should be; all the, scall.-i.wag  his detractors have painted him, hear  him ncit for what he may be but for  the message lie may brim;.  THE, FORGOTTEN   LESSON  ���������Frenzied Fin-  Th on fas  Lawson  eif  ance" fame   has resumed  his  attaedes  on the Wall St. bunch in Everybody.s  niagazine.    It is funny how  soon   the  public   forget   a  lesson taught   them.  and while, it has become c minion  and  ��������� even fashionable   to decry .Lawson as  a fakir    it  is  nevertheless undeniable  :   that he accomplished a great amount  of good by his exposure-s  in "Frenzied  Finance.''    As a result of those exposures   in   which   he  showed    that  the  enormous sums'of money  amassed by  the   large    stock    companies    in    iife  insurance   which   properly    belonged  to   the   policy-holders    because   they  were   the ones  who  had  contributed  almost every  dollar of those reserves  which were being  used   by  the more  influential  of these   stockholders    in  manipulating the stock   markets and  raking in swag for their own personal  gain, the; state was compelled to institute an inquiry into the correctness or  otherwise of his allegations   and the  Hughes commission    went   to work.  Then it was seen that leading companies like the New York Life and the  Equitable    whose   general    managers  enjoyed reputations  bordering on the  inimaculate   were  among  the worst.  They not only  allowed  the  available  funds at their control   to  be  used   in  this way    but for their own   personal  gain    .absorbed  profits   which should  have gone to the policy-holders.     The  exposures really killed some of these  men and they died shortly afterwards.  Canadian agents of these concern**-, in  some cases had to give up their agencies  and take  to  Canadian   companies   or  they could write no new business.  Then the next, stage in the. movement so far as we in Canada are con-  i-oiice-rned was the; agitation in the  Canadian House of Commons which  compelled the government to appoint  a board of inquiry to examine into the  working of the Canadian life insurance companies, and the huge blue:  books containing the evidence obtained are still extant and show .some  rather peculiar things that might  .shock some of those, who think that  all our companies are like Ca-sat's  wife. Even some stock-holding directors of Canadian companies could get  money on short loans of $40,0(10 at a  time at whatever rate of iuterest they  might care to pay and without the  nature of security which the banks  would demand for like accommodation.    A noted feature which came up ' August 27th, 1012.  Tlie' verdict in the Richelieu b'ye-  electiiin bears out the statement so  frequently made; of late "that the  people of Quebec are not opposed to  Canada doing her share towards the  maintenance of the British navy.  This was the first- contest in Canada  wheie; aid to the navy was made an  issue and the- result is a sufficient  warrant to Premier Borden to assume  that Quebec is not opposed to .effective  aid being given by Canada. The reduction of tlit; majority from 734 to  301 is quite as emphatic as it would  have been if the former majority Had  been only 400 and Cardin's opponent  had now been elected by the smaller  majority of 33. No matter how substantial may be the aid which Canada  may now give nor what shape it may  take, we must not forget that Canada  must bear the stigma of having held  back until the Australasians set the  example, for us. Let that circumstance tend to keep us humble.    .'  Lii|iioi* Act. 191(1  Malice is hereby given that, on the lirst day. of  ���������**���������' December next, application will be made  to the superintendent of provincial police for  renewal ot the hotel licence to sell liquor by retail in'tho hotel known as the Similkameen  hotel, situate at Hedley, in the province of  British Columbia.  ...    FRANK DOLLKMORE  Dated this 1st day of October. 1SJ12  NOTICE  Liquor Act, lillO  "VTotico is hereby given that, on tho lirst, day of  ** December next, application will be made  to-the superintendent of provincial police for  renewal of the hotel-licence to sell liquor by retail in the hotel known as the Keremeos hotel,  situate"at'Kci-em.co.-*. in the province of British  Columbia. '$.'   '."'���������'[.  ���������J     .*   G KOROE KIRBY  Dated this  I At day of October, 1912     "' '  X57!.'  76 Years in Businesi Capital and Reserve Over $7,500,000  The Advantages of Bank Money Orders  for transmitting small sums of.money- are four. They  are easy to procure���������easy to cash���������-safe���������inexpensive.  We issue them at the following; rates:  ��������� 85 or under-3 cents $10 to $30���������10 cents  $5 to $10���������6 cents $30 to $50���������15 cents  These Money Orders .are payable at par at any Branch  of any Chartered Bank in Canada (Yukon Ter. excepted)  in the principal cities of the United States and in London, England.  Hedley Branch,  H. A Hincks, Manager  NOTICE  Liquor Act, lillO  "XTotice is hereby given that, oil the lirst day of  --v December next, n.p*>lie*ation will be made  to the superintendent ot provincial police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liquor by retail iii the hotel known as the Central hotel,  situate at Keremeos Centre!, in the province of  British Columbia.  ILTWEDDLE  Dated this Is'i day of October, 1912  NOTICE  NOTICE  Liquor Act 1910  -V"otice is hereby given that on the lirst day of  -L> December next, applieacion will he made  to the superintendent of provincial police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liq nor by retail in the hotel known as the GoldenGate  hotel, situate at Fairview in the Province of  British Columbia.  CHARL1K .TONES .  Dated this  1st day of October, 1912  ���������.Liquor Act. 1910  "VTotie.-c is hereby" given that, on the lirst day of  ���������*>���������' December next.-application will be made  to the superintendent of provincial police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liquor by retail in the hotel-known as the Great Northern  hotel, situate ntHedley in the province of British Columbia.   "''  JOSKIM-T ROTHERHAM  Dated this  1st day of October. 1912  R R UI T .: X R E ES  Buy Healthy Home Grown Trees  ���������No Danger of Importing Pests       No Injury from Fumigation:".'  ' No Drying Out in Course of:Shipment  Protect Yourself by Buying Our Trees        ; t  Write for catalogue, and Price List to  THE   RIVERSIDE NURSERIES  Dept. B. GRAND FORKS, B. C.  Established in 1900 125 ACRES "  Representatlue-V- Dynes, Penticton  N. Ii.���������We have  Dwarf stock in���������Mcintosh Red, Wealthy, Jonathan, Cox's  Orange; Ontario, Northern Spy and Wagoner.  WATER NOTICE  NOTICE  Liquor Act, 1SI10  "VTotice is hereby given, that on the lirst day of  -���������-' December next, application will be made  to the superintendent of provincial police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liquor by retail in the hotel known as the New Zealand  hotel, situate at Hedley, in the province of  British Columbia.  .JOHN JACKSON  Dated this  1st day of October. 1IJ12  NOTICE  For a  Licence to Take and  Use Water  -M"otice is hereby: given that the Similkaineen  -���������-' Power Co.. Ltd.. of Vancouver, B.C, will  apply for a licence .to take and use 50 cubic feet  per second of water out of Ashnola. River,  which flows iu a 1 north-easterly direction anel  empties into the .Similkaineen river near Kere-'  meos. The water will be diverted at the second  canyon and will be used for power purposes on  the land described as Olivers pre-emption and  within a. radius of-10 miles.  This notice was posted 011 the ground on the  llth day of October, 11)12. The application: will  be filed in the ollice of the Water Recorder at  Fairview, B. C.  Objections may be tiled with the said Water  Ree*ordcr or with the Comptroller of Water  Rights. Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B. C.  Similkameen Power Co. Ltd.  y, IT. G. Spiague  WATER NOTICE  Liquor Act. 1911)  V"otice is hereby given that on the first, day of  x> Decembernext, application willbeimide  to the superintendent of provincial police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liquor by  retail in tho hotel known as the Alexandra  hotel, situate at Okanagan Falls, in the province of British Columbia.  ARXOTT & HINK  Dated this  1st day of October. 1912  NOTICE  Liquor Act, 1910  "Mot ice is hereby given that, on the lirst day of  x> December next, application will he made  to the superintendent, of provincial police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liquor by retail in the hotel known as the Smith hotel  situate at Boitverdcll iu the province of British  Colombia.  .IOAX M. SMITH  Dated this  1st day of October, 1912  WATER NOTICE  For a Licence to Take and   Use Water  "\Jotie*o is hereby given thatl,.'. Hubert Ihown,  ���������"���������^ of Vernon, li. C. Indian Agent. Okanagan  Agemcy. will apply for a licence to take and  use 'A cubic feet of water out of Showdy creek,  which Hows in an easterly direction through  Indian Reserve No. anil empties into the Similkameen river near Chopaen, The water  will be diverted at, Michel Showdy's place and  will be used for Irrigation purposes on the  land described as Indian Reserve No.  This notice was posted on the ground on the  2(!th day of August, 1912. The application will  be Hied in the ollice of the Water Itee-orelcr at  Fairview.  Objections may be filed with the snid Water  Recorder or with the* Controller of Water-  Rights, Parliament Huildings, Victoria. B. C.  :i'l-l .1. Roiu-'UT Ilitow.v, Indian agent,  For a Licence to Take and Use Water  "Motice is hereby given that Gold Plato. Mines  -���������-' Limited, Noh-Perscmat Liability, of Hedley, ii. C. will apply for a* licence to take and  use two thousand gallons of water out of an  unnamed Creek, which flows in a. southwesterly direction through a marsh about 1(100 feet  east of Lot- 902h and empties into the north fork  of Twenty-mile creek near juncture of the  north and east forks thereof. The water will  be diverted at a point'about 1000 east of the  southeast comer of said Lot 902s and will be  used for mining purposes on the land described  as Lots l)02s, 803s, 901s, 905s.  This notice was posted on the ground on the  2:ird day of Sept., 1912. The application will  be tiled in the ollice of the Water Recorder at  Fairview.  Objections may be filed with the said Water  Recorder   or  with  the   Controller of Water  Rijzhts, Parliament Buildings, Victoria, li. C.  Ooi.o Plato Minks, Limited  Non-Personal Liability  C, H. Brooks  slfcssr  Sale of Mineral Claims for unpaid taxes in  Kettle  River Assessment District.  T hereby give notice that on Monday the-Ith day of November. A.D. 1912 at the hour of 10  ���������*- -o'clook in the forenoon at the Government Office, Fairview, I shall offer for sale at public  auction the Crown Granted mineral claims hereinafter set out, of the persons in said list heroin-  aftor set out, for the deliquent taxes unpaid by said persons on the With day of .lime. 1912 and  for costs and expenses including tho cost of advertising said sale, if the total amount due is nob  sooner paid.  Owner  Name of Claim  Lot No  Taxes  Costs  Total  E.'H. Thruston  B. A. Fraction  2357  3 (10  2 00  5 00  E. H. Thruston  Carmi  2.-152  2(i 00  2 00  2S00  Robert Gaede  Warrior Fraction  2719  22 00  2 00  21 00  Robert Geiede  Robert Gaede ���������  Rearguard Fraction  2750  24 (10  2 00  26 00  Copper Kettle No. 1  3-115  IS 00  2 00  20 00  Robert Gaede  Flagstaff"  3114  25 50  2 00  27 50  Robert Gaede  Searchlight  :m-!3  25 00  2 00  27 00  Robert Gaede  Nevada.    '  'Mil  13 00  2 00  15 00  Robert Gaede  Hardscrabble No 1  Fraction  :uis  15 50  2 00  17 50  G. R. Naden &  1 15. Bullock-Webster - .*  Something Good-  1451  13 5(1  2 00.  15,50  ' Fayette Harris  Highland Chief  2315  "2li (HI  '2 00  '2800  J. P. Kelly  .1 umbo Fraction  3128  3 50  2 00  . 5 50  Robert Wood  Blacu Diamond,  2275  18 30  2 00  20 50  F. M. Kirby                 -|  W.T. Hunter               1  !  J. McG. Humphrey     f  Frank Parker              J  Gem Fractional  2317  3 0(1  2 00  5 00  .1. W. Frost         1                 .  F. M. Munn         1  G. M. Foster       f  .7. Marshall          1  Monday  3335  20 00  2 00  - '22 00  .1. W. Frost         1  F. M. Munn        1  '���������  G. M. Foster       f  J. Marshall    ���������    J  Sunday  3331  Hi 50  2 00  18 50  .?. A. Crawford   V  W. Kuntz           I  J. P. Kelly          1  W. Olson             .1  Queen of Sheba  3127  3 50  2 00  ���������5 50  F. M. Kerby  Kino  2522  2li 00  2 00  28 00  W. A. McKay            I  1  John McKenzie        /  Knight Rambler  3015  11 50  2 00  13 50  .1. Carmichael Smith  . Anglo Saxon  2573  2(! 00  2 00  28 00  J. Carmichael Smith  Deerhcll  2572  50 00  2 00  52 00  J. Carmichael Smith  Little Pete  2547  21 00  2 00  23 00  Dated at Fairwiew, B. C, September 24th. 1912  RONALD HE WAT  Assessor and Collector, Kettle River Assessment District  NOTICE  SLMILKAMKEN LAND DISTRICT  OISTKICT Ol-' VAI.K  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  DISTKIC-T OF  VATIC;  rpAKE Notice: thatl. John C. Katon ofNii-  **- naimo, B. C. occupation. Broker, intends  to apply for permission to purchase; the following described lands.  Commencing at a post planted at the K. W.  corner of pre-emption 23s thence north SOchains  thence west 80 chains, thence south 80 chains,  thence east 80 chains to point of commencement containing (il() acres, more or lews  J. C. Katon  M. J, McKcown, Locator  3(1-10  TAKR notice that 1, Hiram   Inglec of White  ���������*��������� Lake: occupation Fanner, intends to ap  ply for permission to purchase the  following  described lands: ���������  Commencing at a, post planted at the south  west corner of Lot 1009. thence north 40 chains,  thence-west 2U chains, thence south 40 chains,  thence east 2(1 chains to point, of commencement containing 80 acres, more or less.  HIRAM  1NOLEE  .Iuly29th. 1912 31-10  NOTICE  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  IIISTIUCT OK  VAI.K  'Pake notice that I.M.J. McKcown, of Vnn-  ���������**- couNer. II. <;, occupation Broker, intends  to apply for pei-inis-ion to purchase the following described land.  Commencing at. a, post planted at- the S. W.  corner of Lot!U5s thence*south SUcliains, thence  i-nsb.80 chains, thence north So chains, thence  west .SO chains to point of commencement containing (HO acres more or less.  M, .1. McKcown  August, 27th, 1912 ai-IO  PUBLIC NOTICE  IMJBLIC NOTICE is hereby given, thutin-ns-  1 much as certain terms of the agreement  for the sale; of the Kingston Gold <& Copper  Mining Company's properties situate at Hedley, B. C, have not; been carried out by the  purchaser; the properties have reverted to. and  are. again in the ownership and possession of  the undersigned Company,  Kingston Gold & Copper Mining Co., Ltd.  W. A. Marsh, President  Robert Stunle:y, Sec-Trcas  Quebec, 2Uth A ugust, 1912. 37-K  Sg^tftOSE WHO TOIL EARNESTLY  ^   ^r, WITH SUCCESS '  WILL BE SATISFIED ONLY WITH THE BEST  OVER-HAUL THAT CAN BE MANUFACTURED.  iBflnrMBB  OVERHAULS  & GRADE.  .ON ^DE  U    AND  a* BEST  AMERICAN STYLE  WORK CLOTHES.  THEY ARE DOUBtE STITCHED THROUGHOUT,  BIG AND GENEROUS (IT TAKES FROM 42 T014  YARDST0MAKEADOZEN),HAVE SEVEN POCKETS.  IMPORTED BUCKtES AND BUTTONS THAT WONT  COME OFF.EU5TIC DETACHABtE SUSPENDERS.ETC.  LOOK FOR THE TAN COLORED TRADE MARK ON YOUR OVERALLS/THE LEATHER LABEL.  WE ARE THE AGENTS FOR LEATHER. LABEL OVERALLS.  S chubert's Supply Stores  HEDLEY and TULAMEEN  SUBSCRIBE FOR THE GAZETTE THE HEDLEY GAZETTE, OCT31.  1912.  Town and District.  Miss Easton..and.. Mac ..Clarke* spent  Sunday and Thanksgiving with their  parents in Kerenleos.   ..;..:.;.,,. ���������', [���������  Miv J. E. Brown of Sappoj-tonB.C.",  is spending a few weeks with his  brother-in-law and."sis'teiy-Mr. anil Mis.  V. H. French.   ���������  Mrs.   W. Baxter and   two children  ,   came in on Monday from Moosejaw to  rejoin   her husband  who is  spencling  the winter in Hedley.Por'his health.  Mr. and Mrs. C. II. Brookes left for  Victoria on Friday-last boingsuininon-  ed thither by a telegram from the  president of the Gold Plate Mines Co.,  which is operating the Golden Zone.  Mr*. W. Beach came in on Saturday  last from Hope on a visit to Mr. G. P.  Jones. They had not seen each other  since they worked together- on the  Broken Hill waterworks plant in Australia.   '���������,';." \;:v������������������..';������������������";;..' -.':-������������������ . -������������������"-'���������  Mr-. E. Bullock-Webster was in town  on Tuesday on his wit y back fro'.i.u the  coast via the Hope trail. He found  snow eiifthe summit and just got over  in time or he would have 'come'in for  the heavy snow fall which caught ns  here/in Tuesday morning. The Hope-  trail is an old experience with him as  in earlier years it was the usual mean's'  of ingress and egress.  The News-Advertiser* is giving a  handsome premium of Premier' Boi-deri  and his cabinet which old and new  subscribers will appreciate. Besides,  the News-Advertiser is the one provincial paper that the man who wants  reliable news can not afford to do with  out. Its hews'service'is very complete  and its editorials'.ai-e both the fairest  and most up-to-date of any of the; provincial dailies.  The Hedley Skating Club was organized at the meeting on Thursday  last. The officers we're M.C.Hili,  president; H. E. Townsend, secretary;  H. H. Hobbs, treasurer; grounds committee. Jack Lyall. H. E. .Tou'nseiid,  W. C. M*u*tin, B. W. Knowles, and  Leonard Bradshaw. A'spiit east of  the school is being cleared off and  flooded to form an eipen rink which  will be quite serviceable here as the  snowfall 'never amounts to anything  and the location is sheltered from the  winds that blow out'on the flat.  Danny McEuchern's road gang are  making repairs to a bridge on the  Penticton-Keremeos7 rq'ad at Joe Mat-  sel's and as a result the autos plying  on the route have had to ford the  creek. Last week Tweddle's auto outbound with Mr. and Mrs. G. D. Taylor  on board sustained a broken bevel  wheel and had to get Joe Marsel's  team to take them back to the Central  Hotel where Weiby's auto took them  through next day making the two  reund trips in the day. The repairs on  that particular- bridge cannot be completed any too soon to suit the auto  men.  The many friends of Jack Raitor  were pleased to see him back at hi.-  post as station agent for- the Great  Northern at Hedley. He returned on  Thursday last and appears to have  fully recovered from the recent illness  which compelled him to give up work  early in the summer. Obliging, even  tempered and correct in his work he  is one of the few employees of that  company representing them on this  side of the . liit'c who for civility and  capability measure up to what Canadians who are used to Canadian lines  expect of men in a similar position.  The Education Department have  sent a new Hag for use on the Hedley  school. The trustees are making arrangements to have the.flag pole taken  down and a new rope put on. The  Gazette has heard a hint that certain  boys around town know what became  of the rope. The thing at all events is  worth investigating and if the parents  of these boys are made to pay the  whack for getting a new rope in position (as they ought to be for there is  no reason why the public should In-  taxed for repairing the damage done  by boys whose parents do not try to  control them) it will have a, salutary  effect in preventing a repetition of the  offence.  Mr.   J'. F.   Mosby, secretary  of  the  Gold Plate Mine* Co.,   is.expected back  froni  Victoria,  in a few days when it  will   be known   more definitely   what  the  future policy   in connection   with  Golden Zone operations is likely to be.  During  the past week something resembling    a. crisis   in   its  affairs has  been shaping.    Whether- it is due to  misunderstanding or too  much understanding  remains   to be   seen.      Mr.  Brookes  and   Mr. Mosby are   both believed to be in Victoria now,  and that  is the  head   office  of the   company.  Rumor has been busy I'or the past few  days���������in  fact  working over-time, n-titl  when something more tangible than  rumor develops it will be time enough  to attempt to deal with details.  The Canadian Association for- the  ���������prevention of tuberculosis has "the  thanks of-the Gazette for a copy- of  the twelfth annual report with transactions eif the annual meeting held in  Toronto in May last. All of the addresses and papers1 contained therein  will repay careful perusal and study  on the part of all who received the report; and while the. press is often  worked for the advancement eif movements that concern the few and often  minister only to the self-interest or  vain-glory of some, the work' of this  particular association is something  that no publisher will be disposed to  ignore and they will find in the report  much that they caii pass onto their  readers i'n the form of timely paragraphs dealing with the truths set  forth. The printing and circulation  of reports .cost money, but it is money  well spent for the advancement of this  cause tej have all the information dealing with combating; of tuberculosis  circulated as widely;as possible.  ' Only a few days more to get a fifteen  dollar "Brite Lite" for nine seventy-  five at Rolls' store. Also look':over his  canaries he will give you a bargain  this week as he ships- to Vancouver  Monday.  60   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  A. MEGRAW  NOTARY r PUBLIC  Conveyancer,  Real Estate,  Mines,  Crown   Grants  Applied   For  Under Land Act and  Mineral Act.  Agent for: : ,  Mutual Lifo.of Canada,     ,  Hudson Bay IiisuriVnce Co.  Maryland Casualty (,o  Ocean Accident/arid Guarantee Co.  Office at   HEDLEY,  B.  Ci  ���������'.fe������  THE  NEW  ZEALAND  HOTEL  i  ���������# * * * *  JOHN JACKSON, Proprietor  ATENTS  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights Ac,  Anyone sending a sketch and description may  quickly ascertain our opinion free whether an  Invention is probably patentable. Communion,  tlons strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patents  sent free. Oldest agency for securing patents.  Patents taken through Munn & Co. receive  special notice, without charge, in the  Scientific flmcrjoati.  A handsomely illustrated weekly. J.-irscst circulation of any scientific Journal. Terms, $3 a  7enr: four months, $L Sold by all newsdealers.  MUNN ������Co.36l!road^ New Yort  Everything New and  First-Glass  Bar supplied with the Choicest  Liquors and Cigars and Special  Attention   paid- "to   the   Table.  E. E. Burr  General   Blacksmith  Hedley^Bl C.  Horse-shoeing and all  Blacksmith Work  Promptly attended to.  Pipe-fitting done.  Branch Office. 635 P St.. Washington. D. C.  WATER NOTICE  For a Licence to  Take and Use Water  "W"OTICE is here given' that .Frederick Howell; of  ���������J-' Iveremeos, B. C��������� Rancher, u-i'U'npply lor a  licence to take and use 100 inches of, water out of  Sheep-Creek, which flows in an easterly direction  through Lot 3.196 and empties into Okanagan Lake  .j.'.e.ntie.tan. The water, .wjjtl?c. diverted/at about 20  chains west of S. \V. corner of* Lot 3396 and will be  used lor irrigation purposes on the land described as  Krecl Howell's pre-emption.       ,  This notice was posted on the ground on the Uth  clay of October, 1912. The application will be filed  in the office of the Water Recorder at Fairview.  Objectiojis mav be filed with the said Water Recorder or with tlie Comp-roller of Water Rights,  Parliament Buildings, Victoria, B. C.  FRED HOWELL  NOTICE  HOTEL SIMILKAMEEN;  ,'' HEDLEY, B. C. 1  ' An Up-to-date   First-Class Hotel  - RATES MODERATE  ������  @:  ���������ft"  ���������si  FREE  to*  Fine Engraving '4  in Sfepia  of the  Borden Cabinet for Readers  of   the    uNews - Advertiser."  EVERYONE wants a picture of the-ineinhers ��������� if" the- Cove-riiim-iit of  Canada. The*.''News-Advertiser" lias had prepared for the exclusive use of it.s readcis in this proviue:-..- a large enjeraved plate- of Kt.  Hon. R. L. Borden and his 'Minsters'.'  The'ijrou'p is redra>Vn from the latest photographs of the eighteen Ministers, who -compose the advisers of His Itoyal Higne>ss the  Goveriior-Geneial, ...Jt.is printed in sepia on hoary hoard tvndy for  framiiig, and will lie eif the greatest, educational value in the home,  the scho'*l and the lilirary.  The Prime Minister. HON. it. L. BORDEN, occupies a central  position, and is shown standing at the head of the Co.uncil T.ihle.  Seated aliout him are his colleagues.  Dimly iu the -background the features of Sir John Miw.-tlon-.tki  look down oii his successors'-;-.' '  How to Obtain the Picture  This fine engraving, of  pared, will he sent  which a limited number have been pie-  FREE OF CHARGE  to new --ubpcribers.dr to old subscribers,   who renew their subscriptions for one year ($3.00).  ���������'  /    For out of town subscribers the picture  will lie. tubed and postage prepaid. ���������-,.  Non-subscribers   may obtain copies on   payment of ."30 cents. ' If  mailed,' ten cents exti-a for tubing and postage. c  Applications  and  remittances (cash   must accompany order),  must be made'.'to' ''������������������'���������';  The Circulation Manager  "News-Advertiser," Vancouver.  ������  ������  *������  ������  ���������������������������J\-f@@@@������e@@@@������@@@#������@-@@������������@@������������������0^������^.;  PALACE  Liveru, Feed & Sale Stables  HKDLEY   B. C  SIMILKAMEEN LAND DISTRICT  prsTitrox OF VALB'  IT A good stock of Horses and Bigs on  Hand.   If Orders for Teaming  promptly attended to.  Cotiuucncinff at a post planted at the Northwest corner of Lot 337: thenee northerly along  the East shore of Dor Lake eighty chains more  or lass to the South-western corner post of Lot  -IG1; thenee East 713 links more or less to the  west boundary of the Columbia and Western  Railway right of way, beingthe East boundary  of Lot '2710, Group 1; thence Southerly eighty  chains, more or less, along the West boundary  of Lot 2710 to the north boundary of Lot 337;  thenee west three chains more or less to the  point of commencement anel containing 25  acres more or less.  ;   Charles Joseph Loewen  by his agent.  Herbert E. A..Robertson  Date, August 31st. 1912  FOR SALE CHEAP  Easy Terms���������A number of good second hand safes.  write Vancouver Safe Works, Limited. Vancouver,  U. C, for list.  NURSERY STOCK  Office of Dominion Express Company.  WOOD   FOR   SALE!  Phone Ti.        IN NIS B R 0 S. Proprietors.  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������UNDERWEAR!  WARNING TO TRESPASSERS  The under-signed hereby gives notice to the public  that no shooting will be allowed around the slaughter house. Any one trespassing on the premises will  be prosecuted. .  J. R. KDMOND  Hedley, October 7th, 1912.     .  "OUR AGENTS MAKE MONEY"  selling ' our hardy, guaranteed stoclc.  Experience unnecessary.  YAKIMA VALLEY NURSERY (-0.  Toppenish. Wash.  WATER NOTICE  For a Licence to Take and Use Water  Notie-e- is hereby given that The Daly Recitation Co.. of Jk-ellcy, R.C., will apply for n  licence to take and use M00O miner inches of  water out the Siiiiilkaiueen river, which Hows  in a southerly direction through Hedley, 11. C.  and empties in the Okanagan river near Oroville. The water will mi diverted at a point  near Heel ley and will be used for power purposes on the land described as Lut'-'IKIO.  This notie-e was posted on the ground on the  IOth day of October, J!II-J. Tho application will  be tiled in the ollice of the Water Commissioner iit Kuirvicw, 11. C.  Objections may be lilcel  with tne said Water  Commissioner,   or   the   Controller  of Water  Rights,  Parliament Hiiililings.   Victoria. H. C.  The Daly Reduction Co., Ltd  C I'. Jones, Agent  TRY THE  Hedley Gazette  for  Fine Job Printing  i^eiilecl Tenders aeldrcwsetl to the undersigned,  tD and endorsed "Tender for Wharf at Seymour Arm. II. C," will be received at this ollice  until 1.00 p. m. on Tuesday. October Sit li, 1!H2.  for the construction of a. Pile Kent Wharf at  "���������"���������eyiiiour Arm. District of Cariboo. B. ('.  Plans, specifications and form of contract can  be seen and forms offender obtained at this  Department and ntthe offices of C. C. Wors-  folel. Ksc|. District Engineer. New Westminster  M. C; F. XV. Aylnioi*. Kscj., District Engineer,  (���������base, H. (.-., and on application to the Postmaster at Vancouver. H. C.  Persons tendering arc: notified that tenders  will not be considered unless made on the  printed forms supplied anei signed with their  actual* signatures, stathifr their occupations  anel places of residence. In the case of firms,  the actual signature, the nature of tho oecupa-  t ion, and place of residence of each member of  the tirni must be given.  Each tender must be iic-c-oiiipaniccl by an ac-  c-opted cheque on a chartered bar,!;, payable to  the order of the Honourable the Minister of  Public Works, equal to ten per cent (III (i.e.) of  the amount of the teneler. which will lie forfeited if the persons tendering' decline to enter  into a. contract, when called upon to elo so, or  fail to complete the work contracted for. If  the tender be not accepted the c-hocpie will lie  returned.  The department. elm>- not bind ilself to accept  the lowest or any tender.  Hy Order  Ii. C. DES'KOCHEKS.  Secretary.  ���������  We-are now showing a large range  of Men's High Grade Woolen underwear.  Underwear that "Looks Good7'. "Feels  Warm" and "Wears Well" and the Prices  are low. Now is the time to fit yourself  out for the winter.  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  ���������  Remember that Peabody's Overalls are  the Best Looking and Longest Wearing-  Overalls you can get. We have them to  fit all sizes ofmtn and for all kinds of  work.  iShatford-s, Ltd.!  ���������  X  Department of Public Works  Ottawa, Sept. 27; 11112  lo-2  Newspapers will not be paid for this advertisement if tfhey insert it, -without authority  from tho Department.  K  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  X  Plumbing* and Heating, Sheet  Metal Work Tinsmithing  Shop corner Angela Ave. and Bridge  St.,  in 'Murdock's blacksmith shop.'  Work guaranteed.   Consult us about your work  H. DIGNAN  Practical Workmen . Pkoi-hiktors  PRINCETON, B. C.  x  X  %  X  X  X  X  %  X  X  %  I  X  X  AA*AAA"AAA*A*lAA"AA^^^^  SUBSCRIBE FOR  THE   GAZETTE! THE HEDLEY GAZETTE. OCT 31. 1912.  KEREMEOS  KEREMEOS, the Centre of Lower Similkameen���������-"Famed for Fruit Growing  Town, and Lower Valley.  guest at  .Mrs. .1. A.   Brown   was a  '���������The Willows" last week end.  Mrs. Tweddlo returned Tuesday from  a. business trip to Lclhhridgc and other  prairie points.  Everybody-will be doing it! What?  Dancing in the town,hall on Friday,  November 1st.  James Callaghan, owner of' Lot��������� 15,  occupied by G. S. Tickell, was in town  the end of last week for a short while.  Miss Florence Daly while up the  Aslui'ilti on their last trip bad the  great satisfaction eif putting the first  notch in 'her rifle as she killed her fir.-t  deer with a fine shot.  The   colder  weather   around   Ooal-  lnont and-Princeton makes it hard for  the   "Molasses Limited" to  thin down  .enough  so as  to reach   Keremeos  not  less than three or four hours late.  William   R. Hope,   better known as  'Billy, went-   up to Ooalmont  Saturday  last to put in a few days hunting, but  really we  think it is toge-t into training for the big dance on November 1st.  IT hay is eighteen dollars a ton in  October how much will it be. in March;**  also spuds which are pretty low at  twelve dollars a ton will without a  doubt go higher until they 'reach a  good prici* long before next spring.  Dr. H. H. George, V. S.. wife and  two children-came'in from Kamloops  and are now staying at tlie-Koretneos  hotel. Dr. George for the past two  months has been taking Dominion.  ���������Veterinary Surgeon. W. Thomson's,  place during the-hitter's severe illness.  Maurice Daly left on 'Monday's train  for Spokane where be will go to the  Gonzaga College to take,up studies.  Maurice will be very much missed  especially by those at home to whom  he was as they said the life and soul.  Well we wish you luck in everything  you go in for and hope to see you  home for the Christmas vacation.  The. Rev. MacKen/.ie met with a  painful accident last Monday. While  chopping a- little wood the axe came  in contact with the clothes line thereby deviating from its course smote out-  worthy pastor a terrible crack on the  cranium which would put the story of  David in the background. Nevertheless, everyone was pleased to see him  in the disguise of "Whirling Dervish"  at the glorious repast Monday last.  A gentlemen, whose name we were  asked not to mention, was in town  Monday looking into the feasibility of  putting in a small drying and evaporating plant and was inquiring very  carefully into the amount of various  fruits that could be got at a reasonable  rate. Wish someone had got the no-  lion last fall for by this time they  could have made a good turnover for  themselves and a decided profit for the  fruit growers as carloads of fruit have  gone to waste this summer.  T. C. Eades is in the vicinity soliciting signatures of enough to co-operate in hying what is supposed to be  the finest and most accurate map of  the three western provinces. If only  one thousand names can be got the  price of these maps will be $7.50 each  over the thousand signatures the price  will fall in proportion. These arc: the  conditions to which people signed their  names These conditions therefore  appear satisfactory but it seems to us  that one thousand names will be easy  enough to get. Keep youroyeopon, buy  or sign, but don't get stung. Watch  the thousand.  The Thanksgivincr supper which  was given out by the Ladies Aid on  Monday last was a decided success*.  Twice the tables were tilled before any  of the Ladies had a chance to get a  look in. Chicken, well it was a case of  now you see it and now you don't.  The chicken played out but thojothor  good stuff was much in evidence, ft  was a bus}' hour for the ladies to see  that the Keremeos bachelors got their  annual fill. The proceeds amounted  to about fifty dollars. After supper  (he   young  people had  great   fun at  he remembered, as he said, he would  not have known his own brother. He-  reports that it rained practically all  summer long but the end of August  and part-of September was splendid  weather, so was able to get a good  deal of pleasure in the end , out of his  trip.  LI. H. ROGERS,  M.A., B.O.L. ,  HA KRISTER, SOLICITOR,  NOTARY PUBLIC, ETC  Vernon, B. C  Hotel Keremeos  Opposite G. N. R. Station  MRS.  A. F. KIRBY,   Proprietress.  SILKS  La i ge Assortment of choice Silk Dress  Goods, Silk 'handkerchiefs etc.  for sale at right/prices  TOHMY SING, Keremeos  SAFE AS THE SAFEST  Cheaper than the Cheapest  is a. straight life policy in  THE MUTUAL LIFE  OF CANADA  The history of thousands of policies  on the above plan shows that it has  cost less than four dollars per year to  carry a policy of one thousand dollars.  If you doubt this call on the local representative and see the history of  one policy i'or 26 years; then ask yourself whether you know of any other  concern whether insurance company  or benevolent society that can show a  similar recoid.     '"'"  SING LEE  Laundry, Contracting of all  kinds, Ditch digging, Wood  Sawing, Clearing land, Cooking and all kinds of Chinese  Labor.  Kekehkos, B.C.  F  KEREMEOS  I  AUTO LIVERY  3 Tweddle's New 40 horse-power   \  y ..   ��������� .           Case Auto                    \  \ Leaves Keremeos   for Pontic-   s  ? ton,   Monday,    Wednesday   3  X and Friday at -1:15 p.m.           \  * Returning, h-aves Penticton \  f Monday. Wednesday and ���������  > Friday   on   arrival  of   Str.   J  * Okanagan at 7:30 p.m. \  \ ,   SIXGL15.KARK   -     $7.50             X  $ UETUKX        . -        $l*L()()             ������  f Arrangvnieiits     for    Trunks   2  p and other Baggage              J  \ A  First-Class   Driver has been   >  < Engaged and   the auto may   s  r be   hired  at  50c  per   mile,   J  s minimum   rate; for further   > :  l particulars apply to'                s.  ������ HARRY TWEDDLE          < ���������  I Keremeos Centre       -       B. C.   c  Every Plan of 'Genuine Insurance  i  X  S F������ R /-V  X:  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 and can sell it bv  the barrel or gallon. . ������  carry a full line of Garden and Field Seeds.  Five Roses Flour always in stock  Wc  F. vRICHTER ESTATE  n  is   the  people's Company  and  profits are all for the* people  its  This accounts for the wonderful success which has attended forty-two  years of unparalleled, progress and  achievement.  W. J. TWISS  Manager for B.C.  A. Megraw  Local Agent  WATER NOTICE  For a  Licence to  Take and  Use Water  "VTOTICK is hereby given that I. .1. Robert  -^ Brown, of Vernon, B. C. Inelian Agent,  Okanagan agency, will amily for a lk-ciicc to  take aiicl use 'A cubic feet of water out ol" lvauslic  or Paul's crook, which Hows in a northerly  direction through Reserve No. anil empties  into the Similkatncon river near Ashnola. The  water wilt bo diverted at l'rerriee Skeucis  plane anel will be used for irrigation purposes  on the lanel described as Indian Reserve No.  This notice was posted on the ground on the  iiltli day of August, 191*2. The application will  bellied in tho olllee of the water Heeordor at  Kairvicw.  Objections may be filed  with the said water  Recorder or  with the Comptroller of Water  Rights, Parliament Buildings, Victoria. B.C.  .-������-! .1. Roukkt Bicow.v, Indian Agent  Synopsis of Coal Mining Regulations  C10AL mining rights of the' Dominion, in  ' 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 ������1 an  acre. 'Not more than 2,5(111 acres will be leased  to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made by the  applicant iu person to the Agent or .Sub-Agent  of the district in whic-h the rights applied for  are situated.  Iu surveyed territory the land must be described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of  sections, and in inisurveyed territory the tract  applied for shall be staked out by the applicant  himself.  Kacli application must be aecompanieil by a  fee of ������5 which will be refunded if the rights  applied for are 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 jiorson operating the mine shall furnish  the Agent with sworn returns accounting fortius full 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 the working of the  mine at the rate of ������10.00 an acre.  For full information application should bo  made to the Secretary of the Department of  the Interior. Ottawa, or to any-Agent or Sub-  Agent of Dominion Lands.  \V. W. CORY.  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.-l'natithori/.cd publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. !Mlm  9  ������  ft  @  -ft  'ft  ft  .ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft.  ft  ft  ft  ft  .ft.'  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  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 tof the profit to be realized with a larger  ���������market. v      ' '  R EM EM B E>R  We  offer no land but what has  the  water already on it  Fruit  Lots of any size to suit your means;  at $175, 215 and 350 per acre.     Town Lots.  Keremeos Land Go., Ltd.  KEREMEOS, B.C.  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft,  ft  .ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  ft  WATER NOTICE  For a  Licence to  Take and  Use Water  "VTotice is hereby given that I, .1. Hubert Brown.  -*-' of Vernon, B. C, Indian Agent. Okanagan  Agency will apply for a licence to take- and use  .'i cubic feet of water out of Ivereinos Creek,  which Hows in a westerly direciion through  Reserve No. and empties into Siinilkanicon  river near Keremeos. The water will lie diverted at Reserve No. and will be used for irrigation purposes on the land tlcsrril-cd as Inelian Reserve No.  This notice was posted 011 the ground on the  28th day of August. 11)12. The application will  bellied in the ollice of the Water Recorder ut  Kair view.  Objections may be  lllcd with the said Water  Recorder or  with the Comptroller of Water  Rights. Parliament Uuilelings, Victoria. H.C.  :i8.| .1. Roiikut Buowx. Indiiin Agent.  NOTICE  Liciuor Act, 191*-'  "lV"otico is hereby given that on the. first day  ���������"-^ eif Ilex-ember next, application will be  made to the superintendent of Provincial Police for renewal of the hotel licence to sell  lii-iior by retail in-the hotel known as the  Bridesville hotel, situate at Hrielcsvilli* in the  Province of British Columbia.  THOMAS WALSH  Dated this 1st day of October 1912  071L&  and   altogether   each  most   enjoyable even-  various games  and all spent a  ing.  Jack Pritchard is back amongst us  once; again. Thirty-seven years ago  Jack left old England. and the  curly part of the summer decided to  make the trip across the herring  pond. He got to the; old spot once  more but the times had changed but  not the place. The same old church,  the same old town, but not a face that  NOTICE  NOTICIC   is   IumvIiv given   that on the   2tli day ol  Pcecinlier l'112, application "'ill be  mack* to the  Superintendent of Provincial Police for the transfer  of the licence for the sale of licpior hy retail   in   anel  upon the   premises  louuvii   as the   Keremeos Iloteil  situate at Keremeos, liritish Columbia, from George  Kirhy to A.la l'ranccs Kirby of Keremeos, II. C.  Dated October 10th.   1912.  George Kirby, I IoUle,r ol" Licence  Ada t'rances Kirhy, applicant for translcr.  D.  'pz&  mmiM  jONEDYE^ALLKINDSo^Mg  If* the CLEANEST, SIMPLEST, and BEST HOME  DYE, one can buy-.Why you don'c even have to  know what KIND of Cloth your Goods urc made  of.���������So Mist-ilccs arc Impossible.  Send for Free Color Curd, Story  llooklet, und  llooklct KiviriK results of Dyecn-j over other colors.  The JOHNSON-RICHARDSON CO , Limited.  Montreal. Canada  FOR AFTERNdON TEAS AND  LUNCHES GO TO  KEELER'S RESTAURANT  Keremeos, B. C.  Kor Ladies aud l-Jentleinen  Popular Prices.    Neat and Clean  Kates to Kegular Boarders  Bread for Sale.   Orders filled for Cakes  Doughnuts and Pics.  When   writing Advertisers  Mention the Gazette.  Please  ���������  ���������  ���������  Grease the Wheels! i  The finest lubricant for the Commercial  Machine is  PRINTERS' INK  This may be applied in different,  wavs 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.  The HEDLEY GAZETTE  HAS THE LUBRICANT  X  ���������  X  X  ���������  J. A. BROWN  Notary Public  CONVEYANCE NO, CUSTOMS BROKKKACJl*:,  1'IIIK   IN.SUBANCK  OFFICE  KEREMEOS, B.C.  M. LEIGHTOH   WADE, B. Sc.  Electrical Engineer  Isolated   plants  for light   and  power in Mills, Mines, etc.  Municipal   installations   anel  extensions.  KAMLOOPS,  B.C.  Kcrcmcos-Penticton Mail Stage.  The auto stage leaves Iveremeos for  Penticton. Tuesdays, Thursdays and  Saturday at .r> p.m.  Single fare $7.50, 'Return $14.1)0  The   auto   stage will   run an  excursion  every   Sunday   from Penticton   to Hcdley  and   return, leaving   Penticton   at S a. m.  and, returning leaving Hedley at 4 p.m.  Phone M, Penticton W. K. Wklbv  C.   M.   SHAW  Civil Engineer, Dominion and Provincial Land Surveyor.  Ofiice of J  KEREMEOS  A. Brown  B. C.

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