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 7  REGINA   WATCHES  '"'AT'ALL*; PRICES. .     ABSOLUTELY GUARANTEED  ���������;.-;'::. '���������'. |A; LOGAN & GO.  ���������/ , ,,  WATCHMAKERS   '"   ,'; AND    '< JEWELERS  Vol- XIV.  -'?    LOCCL HAPPENINGS.  "'      Dr.   Mathison, dentist,' opposite  (   -the postoffice.  Miss Prentice of Medicine   Hat  j '   isvisiting Mrs. J. I. Fueney.  N. F. and Mrs. Kendal returned  . \  Sunday after spending a month  at  . '"   the coast/  .j.:, ������ J. J. Campbell of the Hall mines  smelter'was a visitor in tlie city  this week.  ... Mrs.-L. Bruce Hodge left Mon-  ���������l-'-'day for a six weeks' visit to friends  ���������;-\'  in Victoria.-   ���������  .Dr. and Mrs. Simmons returnee]!  ���������.-   Wednesday'after a fortnight spent  ;���������;���������,;   at New Denver on Slocan lake.. ���������>  ?-. For Pickling and Preserving 3-011  ;     should use only  Pure Spices and  -    -you   can get them  -from-White  Bros."  Jas.  McRae,. of McRae   Bros.,  "���������   returned this week after a, visit of  two months to -Toronto and .other  Eastern points.  '���������'���������" The--Greenwood  baseball  team  "vJwent  to  Boundary  Falls  Sunday  :-.:.-last and.defeated the nine of that  place by a score of (! to 2.  Fresh  from    the  imperturbable  tranquility of tbe effete cast,   some  of  Greenwiod's  visitors spent  an  unusual Sunday evening*this week.  V  ' , '.Tuesday  evening a man named  } ,'.';���������_Bell broke broke into the cabin   at  ~" '.;' the^.Ruby mine,   chased  the occu-  ..."   pants out aiid set fire to the build-  -     ifigs.'-' '  Mr. and the Misses HHden ar-  rived from England Friday last to  reside here, and have, 'taken the  Kirkwood residence on Kimlx-rluy  avenue. ���������.  Harry Shafer, superintendent of  up  of  his  "Cariboo Brand" Tape Gutta  Percha Fuse is the highest grade.  LTunter-Kendrick Co. are distributors.  R. P. Williams of Rossland is in  tho city. *  Nothing keeps preserves so well  as being air tight; and if you pour  a little melted parrafin over them  it seals -them perfectly. Parrafin  is worth 40 cents a pound at White  Bros, and a pound will do all your  fruit.  Get your old watch repaired or  or buy a new ' one from A." Logan  & Co.  ."GREENWOOD, B. C, THURSDAY, .Wi^i, 1907.  THE CONCERT BAND.  The Members of the City Band Hit  Back at Council.-  . EnH'oit Ledge, Dear Sir:���������In  last week's issue "of your paper  giving the proceedings of the City  Council meeting, we, note that that  honcrable body.devoted considerable time toVtho criticism of our  inasmuch as  in Deadwood camp, and preparations made to have a torchlight  proceasion after the church services  were over.  At 9.30 about two hundred men  arrived   from    Deadwood    camp,  and, after a short speech, by  President . Steel,   the   procession   was  formed and .narched along Copper  and Silver streets,   headed  by  the  Citizens'   Baud.    There  were' between four and five  hundred  men  in the procession.    At 12:00  those  who came off shift at 11:00 o'clock  arrived in town and tho celebration  was kept  up  until  morning.    All  the fireworks left over from the 1st  aud fourth celebrations were  used  up, and a couple of boxes of giant  as well.  After   tbe procession  the   men  met in Union hall,  where refresh-  PAUL MINREISMS.  -,���������\/-~  Don't call the boss by his Clwis-  tiou name but innocently address  him as "Cappen," as it will phase  him, and, moreover; it will lengthen thy stay at'the diggings.  Don't go to work loaded down  with beer and things, for in thy  path are perils .seen' and unseen,  and the gaping chute and .deadly  winze are pitfalls .for tho unwary."'  ' Don't- claim acqnainceship with  the board of directors ' or general  manager, lest by chance the foreman aud shift bosses conspire  against thee and thou and tiiv dog  will be compelled to hit the trail  for Cape Nome.  Don't seek to exhaust the  ledge  in a single shift, for lo the board of  directors, who know not that thou  ments were served and a number of I Hveth, neither care they a tinker's  stirring speeches made.  Band,  given any open air concerts, this  season, also that the city were out  from S500 to $000 per annum for  maintenance of the same, "which  the Strath more  mine,   is "laid  for a few  days,   the result  horse stumbling and'  falling  upon  him:    He' will, be able to get out to  the'miue in a couple of weeks.'  "   -Mr. and Mrs. It. L. Trotter of Toronto are veiling H. McOti'teheon.  Mr. Trotter, who has been in tlie  nursery  business,   intends leaving  shortly to look over the possibilities  iti'theSimilkamepn and surroundinsr  country.  includes leader's salary of $25.0Q.  per montli, use of-room for practice with light and fuel and possibly rent for use of the city's instruments.  We   consider these   statements  very much uncalled for as the only  expense the city  is  under,   is the  625.00 per month for bandmaster.  The room  we  use for practice is  not used   for any  other  purpose,  the light is donated by Mr.   E.   G.  Warren, and the  fuel   last   winter,  did not exceed one half a cord all  winter as we used a  private' room  during    the   cold   weather.    We  should like to be enlightened on  this proposition as to how this 8600  is made up.  During the last year we built a  bandstand at a cost of ������175.00.  $25.00 of this was donated by citizens. We have purchased instruments to the value of at least $1190-  00, for music, uniforms, etc., $705-  00 making a total of $2070.00.  Over $900.00 of this amount was  Where Is Peck MacSw'ain.  When the editor of  the Leader  went east some three weeks ago he  we have not ,jeft the paper in charge of Mr.  J.  Peck MacS wain, famed-the  world  over as-a printer, poet, and "philog-,  opbef:'-  But ' Peck's   stay, at the  helm was brief, and up to the hour  of going to press  his  whereabouts  are even ontirely..unknown   to  us.  Grave fears are entertained for his  safety.    Many    theories   are   advanced for his  strange disappearance.    When last seen  he  was at  Ivingsgate and was  headed  south.  Maybe he was thirsty and  simply  strolled down to   "Dutch  Jake's"  at Spokane for a. schooner of  beer.  Then again he may bejm the  trail  of some good  news  item   with  a  -'-'seoop_-in_ sight.../. But., probably  something mose  serious  has  happened to him.    Could he have been  kidnapped, like Charlie Ross,   Eddie Cudahy or .Ellen Stone, and be  held for rausome iu some wild cavern near Bonuers   Ferry?    Or  has  some bold, bad man man murdured  him forhia money (he was  known  to have a roll when  he  left  here)  and thrown his body in the  Moyie  river to be devoured by the fishes?! partner  R.  Gardom,  customs officer at Personally expended by  the  mem'  Apparently time alone can solve) hence he has tl  {he mystery.���������Moyie Leader.  damn, would fail, to appreciate thy  zeal. /  Don't smoke when in the powder  magazine, lest 'thou receivest a  shock that will hasten thy departure���������whither-thou knowest not.  Argue not with the boss what is  ore and what is waste, and should  his nibs designate thy mops to be  copper smile blankly and s.iy: What  thou ejaculates goe'th."!   ������  Don't when sitting'behindu'post  in an easy posture keep,'thy light  burning, but extinguish the same,  'so,that should the boss discover  thee he will praise thee for thy  economy.  Don't    monkey  with  a   missed  hole, lest there come a  concussion  and.thy absence   lie chronicled   in  the dailly press next to patent medicine advertisements.  ���������Don't,  wlinn- sitting -down,  and  you see the boss coming your  way  jump suddenly to  your  feet,   but  rise gracefully and   in a  dignified  manner and convey to him the information that you have just been  blasting, even  though  you  kuow  that ho knows that you  are  lying  like Ananias.  Don't when   turning  the  drill,  talk-religion or politics  with your  He  holds  the  hammer,  years have run  iuto hundreds of  millions'   of dollars,'   In  18S1.   a  quarter century past,   the world's  production of copper was  163,000  long ton's, worth au average of   I 8  cents per pound,    giving a total  value of $65,000,000, in round figures,1 whileatthe present moment  .the copper mines of the world  are j  producing at the rate  of 800,000  tons per annum, worth,  with  copper at a little more than twenty  cents'per pound, one million  dollars'for every day in the yeaiyoj'at  the rate of $365,000,000 for 1906���������  an increase of almost five fold in'  world'stopper bill, in a quarter of  a century.   With electricity .finding  new uses dailly and  with a rapid  extension of   electric energy   for  power, traction,  and  many  other  (employments, _ there is small  hope  that the poor old world will be able  to curtail its copper bill to any im-'  porfca'nt extent,. and  every.- reasou  to believe that the world's copper,  ten yaars hence, will cost considerably more  than  the  world's  an dy steel .cost ten years ago.  cHAMr?mfRST r'o//^  RGE   BOTTLEST..  mw ^mwm  -'-bPTICIAN*  No.! 4  it in such cases ought to be punished no less sevely than if i$ were  the domestic flag aud the insults:-  were a visiting 'or resident foreigner.  Greenwood Miners' union will  celebrate. Labor Day, Monday,  September 2. Mine aud smelter  managers please note.   ���������. '���������  Strike Losses.  An Ottawa dispatch says:   The  total number of trade  disputes to  that have been in existence in Cana-  in garters or ear muffler, as the  season served. He would enter  the bank by a narrow iron door  at the left of the main entrance  and place the alleged culprit under arrest.  That man has saved hundreds  of thousands of dollars for the great  bank he served. But now that a  new bnilding is completed he has  been promoted to a place inside,  and the most complicated machinery ever known  for stopping the  iron  Midway will   leave for  the  coast  about the middlo of  August.    Mr.  Gardom has'been a resident of  the  Boundary for about ten years  and  has made many   friends  who  will  wish him every success.  Mike^Dulovicb, who was injured  . at, the Mother Lode miue a   couple |  of weeks ago by  falling down  a  shaft, died at tho  hospital  Friday  last,   and   was    buried    Sunday.  The Greenwood Miners' Union had  charge of the funeral, and services  were held in tlie Romon  Catholic  church.    Deceased   was 24  of age.  years  Brown-Skidmore Wedding.  Wednesday afternoon at the residence of W. Searle, on Gospel hill,  Josephine. Mary Brown was united  in-marriage to> Isaac Skidmoro, the  ��������� ceremony being performed by Rev.  Samuel Lundie.    Only a few immediate friends of the happy couple  ���������wore present at the wedding.    Mr.  and Mrs Skidmoro left the same  day for Nelson  on  a  honeymoon  trip, aiid are taking up housokoep-  here on Golden Eagle avenue oii  their return.���������Phoenix Pioneer.  bers. and the balance was raised  by a number of dances, three concerts and a bazarr.  We have aimed to give public  concerts when possible, but you all  know that we have been very un-  fortuuate this year in the loss of  good members and have not been  able to replace them. We have  made a practice of donating our  services to each of the churches  each year and to all charitable  purposes.  We have practiced from 2 to 4  hours every week for the last 5  years and this we think is all for  the good of tbe city.  Now bow many, of our friends  the members of the city council  have devoted as much time and  money, gratis, to the welfare of  the city jind community.  In conclusion we wish to thank  tho citizens for their kiud assistance when asked, and you, Mr.  Editor, for this small space, aud  you will always find us willing to  do our share if at all possible.  Yours very truly,  TlIK���������GllKKXWOOK CoNCKItT BAKU.  COUNTY COURT.  AVhen The Ledge was"'issued  last week the Anarchist mountain  cases were bei ng.tried.  There were  r;. He.Progressed*.  ';- It was related of one of the members of Grant's first cabinet,  a for-  .  iiier college professor, that on  oi\o  -, occasion he was discoursing on the  ^subjectof���������'Druses, when an auditor  f interrupted him with  tho remark  that the cyclopedia did   not agree  with him.    "Oli,"   was the reply,  "I know a great deal   more about  the .Druses than   I  did   when-    IJ  wrote that article in tho cyclopedia. I  THE BOISE TRIAL.  Greenwood Miners' Union Celebrate  Acquital.  Sunday evening last a dispatch  was recejvod from the headquarters  of the Western Federation of Miners at Denver, informing R. A.  Mathowson, the local secretary of  the acquital of Haywood. It was  at once decided to celebrate the  three cases, Williams v. Almquist.  The first was an action for $517.71  for work, done under contract.  Judgment for plain till" for $364.23  on original claim. Judgment for  defendant, Almquist, for $93.67  on contra claim.  The second was Williams v.  Almquist and Cud worth���������Action  for 81,000 damages for breach of  contract. Dismissed upon objection by defendant's counsel that no  action for damages for breach of  this contract would lie after action  brought upon quantum meruit after breach.  Williams v. Almquist���������Action  for debt and damages in connection with lease of defendant's farm.  Judgment for plaintiff, $209.50.  The costs of witnesses will  amount to a considerable sum,  there having been about twenty in  attendance throughout.  The balance of the differences  between those parties are being  adjusted in the State "of Washington. David Whiteside and C.J.  Loggatt appearod for plaintiff and  A. M. Whiteside for defendants.  ie' best of the argument.  Don't contradict tbe boss.'.''Say  yea or nay to ail-that he suggests,  so that thy name may long remain  ou the comany's pay roll.  Don't burden yourself down with  the mine's responsibilities when off i  shift. The mine, together with  the hole through which it was I  worked, will be in the same latitude and longitude long after you  huve joined your fathers.  Don't rush  the boss  when  he's  telling a story,    If   the  story  bo  comical,    laugh  immoderately!  serious, shed the scalding tear,  pays to be diplomatic.  Flag Incidents.  -In the town of Marquette in  the  State of Michigan a British subject  convicted   of tearing   down   aud  trampling "upon    the   Stars   aud  Stripes, bus just been fined $10 and  sent to jail for thirty days.    Drunk  or sober if the man was guilty the  punishment,,  was  not  more .than  sufficient,to fit the crime.    No perron, whether citizen or alien, should  bo allowed to offer  degradation   to  the    flag    which  rightfully  floats  above him.  Had the offender been au American  citizen 'instead  of a  British  subject', he doubtless  would  have  been    more   severely dealt with.  He Would have- been  guilty of a  political crime, whereas the Briton  only committed an act of rowdyism.  That the appearance of the flag itself  was the sole provocation   is  scarcely   probable. -   Possibly tho  man was goaded to the act  by  the  taunts or boasts of people about  him, for in  the presence of newcomers from British lands some of  da during June was 41, a decrease of  eight, compared with the previous  month, but an increase-of 11 compared with June 1906. About 262  establishments and 5,728 employes  were' "affected by these dis'putes,  whose beginiiing during the month  involved about 7S establishments  and 3,724 employes.  Tbe loss of time to employes  through trade disputes during June  was appoximately 54,710 working  days, compared with a loss of  SS,325 days in May, and 38,215  days iu June 1900.   '  Of the 4 L  disputes in existence  during the month, 23  were terminated either by definite settlements  being   reached,   or  by  industrial  conditions ceasing to be affected.  Thirteen disputes were settled  by  negotiations between  the   parties  concerned,    two   were   settled  by  conciliation,     one    through     the  friendly mediation of the  Depart^  ment of Labor,   and  one  through  the Bureau of Conciliation of Quebec, and eight disputes were terminated without negatiotions.  In seven disputes that were  terminated the employers were  successful, ten ended in favor of  tlie employes, compromises were  affected in three cases, and in two  the strikers were partially successful.  escap"e of a suspected  character is  under his coutrol.    Not only is he  able to close the doors leading to  Broadway,  bnt he can   instantly  warn every man on the main   floor  who handles money to seal himself  inside the steel latice that surronds  him.    Success   by a  "pocketbook  dropper" or "a man on,the'paying  line"'  who reached  for the   cash  handed to the man in front of him  is impossible.  I shall miss this man just as I  lament the disappearance of a  wooden Indian on the Bowery.  He has been a figure on his own  part of Broadway. For twenty  years I have known that he "stooped to serve" and I have honored  him. He was one of the most alert  men of his kind.  Although Inspector Byrnes. had  established a "dead line" at Fulton  street, below which no pickpocket  burglar or thief dared to pass, this  apparently humble vendor of men's  garters had his eyes open from 8 in  the morning until business closed.  ���������Julius Chambers in Brooklyn  Eagle.  Call aud  see the new   line  enamel goods at Logan & Co.  A Dual Character.  of  One of the most noteworthy figures on lower Broadway has disappeared.    No; I do not refer to any  the sons of Uncle Sam take delight  millionaire or captain of industry"  IU        ������V������ n r**\ 1 f..!*i ^-       4.I.A!..        _ _ _ j ���������_ I   -w     ������ . *  if  in   magnifying their own   nation  and belittling the Mother Country.  Exasperation,   however,  could  be  no excuse.    The offence called for  penalties whether done under pro-  ; vocation or iu sheer wautonness,  Flag incidents of this kind are of  [frequent occurrence in the  United  States, but it is not uncommon for  indignities of this kind  to  be put  upon the Union  Jack  wh������n  it  is  exhibited,   as sometimes by permission it is iu cities across the  It K-'"6   In tl,e minds of many Ameri-  i have in mind a person whose  face has been known to every pedestrian on Park row and broadway  below that point as a seller of men's  garter's. He has been stationed  upon the steps of one of tbe best  known banks in this metropolis���������  always in his humble capacity.  The fact has been known to the  well informed in the locality that  this man was one of the highest  paiil detectives in New York. Although he was apparently eelling  stocking supporters  for men at. 25  Couldn't Get A Canadian.  Dr. James Bonar of London Fng.  the newly appointed master of the  Ottawa branch' of the Royal Mint,  has arrived in Ottawa.    Dr. Bonar  is an  appointee of the   Imperial  Government.    The mint will   be  opened before tbe close of the year.  Dr. Bonar will spend a few  weeks  in Ottawa making  the necessary  arrangements for carrying on  the  work, and will return  for a time  to London.    He'is a personal friend  of the British  Premier and is a  man of fine scholastic attainments.  New   souvenirs  Logan & Co's.  just  in   at A.  THE ELECTRIC AGE.  can citizens the appearance of a   cents per pair, he was closer to the  Union Jack iu their country pro-(desks of the cashier and tho paying  Just as the Nineteenth  Century  was the; Age of Steel, the Twentieth  ceutury; in its beginning at  least,  is the Ago of Electricity, and electricity demands copper in ever increasing quantities.    For  the  last  six decades of the Nineteenth Century, says the Copper Handbook for  1906, just published by Horace "J. j  Stevens of Houghtoni,   Michigan,  the production of tlie leading metals  increased at the rate of almost exactly   W  per  cent,   compounded  yearly, but in   the last decade of  duces an excitement that no other  foreign flag can stir "up. On the  first of July the Canadian colors  cannot be paraded in any part of  the United States as on the 4th of  July the American colors are paraded in our western provinces. If  in each of the two countries it were  the rule that there should be no  private flying of the  flag of the! tons that kept him informed ofThe  teller of bank behind him than any  other man in the great establishment. In f^he woodwork of the  outer doors, that appeared to swing  as freely as tho air of heaven permitted, were two large spots that  seemed to every other eye than his  like brass screw heads.  They were iu reality electridtyut-  Edwin Hallott was the victim of  a peculiar accidontat Midway Monday last. Ho was driving a team,  and in turning the wheels cramped  and the rig upset, Mr. ���������Hallott  fallidg under, and having two of  his ribs broken besides other less  serious injuries.   The ambulance  event,    A messenger was sent to|.Was sent for and  brought him  to  the Sunset and Mother Lode mines his home  other except to holders of permit,  flag incidents would become rare,  for anyone fouud guilty of desecrating a foreign flag whoso owners  had license to hoist it would be  subject to penalties.' Of course, it  is assumed  that the privilege of  tho century copper left tho other  nutals behind, and for fifteen years j (lyim; an American  flag in  Can  ada would be strictly limited.  tho average ratio of increase in  copper production has been' S per  cent., compounded yearly. This  difference of one and one-half; per  cent in the ratio of yearly increase  may seem small, but like tliu fable  of tho'Iioi'so'h hIioi'h, for which the  first nail brought, a penny, and each  nail   thereafter   was   doubled    in  absence or presence of doubtful  characters or detected thieves inside  the bank. ���������   ,  In    the latter contingency   his  method was simple aud  was executed with such  celerity  that no-1  body outside suspected  his part in a.in 8uftorinS tl0m nervous prostra-  tho tragedy that followed.    When tio.U' and tlie doctor paid to get a  What Strawberries Really Are.  The pulpy portion of the strawberry is not really a fruit nor even  a berry,  but is a cluster of dry  seeds slightly imbedded in a mass  of pulp.   The little seeds are the  true fruit.    It is surprising that  the pulp enlarges; that it does not  not remain   smatl and dry.    By  some wise provision of nature tho  pollen not only directly gives life  to each seed on which it falls,   but  also   stimulates the   surrounding  portion of the receptacle (originally  small andhard) to grow into the  soft, juicy and lustrous form.  Have your jewelry cleaned aud  repaired at A. Logan and Co's.  Found a Quiet Spot.  A man went into a store in a  neighboring town and"asked if he  could rest four or five hours, say a  truthful exchange. The proprietor,  who had just found a nest of new  born mice in the coffee grinder told  him he could and then asked him  why he did not go to a hotel.    "I  Whero tho American flag is run  up in a spirit of insolence and de-  fiaucp on this side of the line, or  the Canadian flag offensively displayed on the other side of the line,  patriotic feeling may well bn allowed to take its impulsive) con rue.  ft is another matter, however,  price, Ihe cumulative remits are | when tho ting iB elevated in court-  surprising, aud at tho end of fifteen  esy.    Ruffianly attacks made upou  the danger.signal was given to him  the vendor of garters turned a knob  at the left hand of the entrance to  the bank , and tho front doors were  closed by secret bolt rendering impossible the escape of allN persous  Tho mau  who  quiet place to rest and as I see you  don't advertise I knew I couldn't  'find a quiter place." A ,.| ' with  that he settled back in his chair  and watched the swallows build a  nest in the cheese rase.  The    International  'Union    of  inside tbe  bank.  Iiiul proH-nted a forged check or al Workers, recently deprived"^ '������  .stole,, bond was caught. charter by the American ,Federa-  1 hu Mve would then  aban- tion of Labor, has a membership-  don the few dollars worth of etoek|oU0,000. Green-wood, B. C.,-J������ne 1, 1907.  THE GREENWOOD LEDGE  gwaaigBSi^a^Effl^^  ammer Sale  We are commencing' our annual summer sale on  Wednesday, July 10th. It is our intention to clear  our entire stock of Summer Goods and Millinery at  trreatly reduced prices. Call early and inspect our  stock while sizes and lines remain complete.  RENDELL & CO.  Dry Goods. ���������    Millinery.  THE SMOKE  From .British Lion  and  THE LEDGE  Is published every Thursday fit Greenwood, li. C , and the price is f: a year,  postage free to all parts of Canada, United  Mainland Cig'arS  Can be i States,  llextto and  Great  Hritaiu.   To  other countries it is sent postpaid for  $2.50 a year. Address all letters to The  Ledge, Greenwood, B, C,  are devising means of putting the  large mail order houses of tbe east  out of their market. One of the  best means of holding and procuring trade is to advertise liberally.  The big mail order houses are the  greatest advertisers in the world  and their small and envious rivals  j would do well to remember this.  Many of the merchants who are  continually growling about people  sending east for their, goods do the  same thing themselves. To save a  dollar they will patronise the cheap  printing offices_of the east when  they want a$5 job and fall dead if  a local paper asks them for an ad.  Generosity begets generosity and  shou'd begin at home. Many merchants of tbe Boundary are far behind the date when it comes to getting trade. They want to sell  everything at war prices and buy  the few things they need at scab  rates.  seen all over British Co  lumbia.     Wm.   Tictjcn  m<  ikes (hem  in Vc  mcou-  YC.  r.   and  N.  it D  1 rling  sol  Is them  on ..the  road.  R. T. LOWERY,  PUBLISHER.  GREENWOOD,   B.   C,    JUNK i, 1907  It is probable that a prize for  the best fish story will be given at  tbe Kaslo fair.  liognhir  (I'ri-en wood  .A. M. an-  monthly meetings  lodge. No. 2$, A. K  held on the. lirst  j    Thk woman who knows how  , smile has found the key  that  locks the world.  to  un-  (V !     John Houston and Billy McYic-  hurs-|,jrs   flre camped at', Prince Rupert  .i::\   in   .-nch month, in Frfit.'rnit.y.'awil't'"{? developments,  ii.-tll. Wood block. Government St.,  (!n cMuiii-d.     Visiting brethren an  ciii(!i;illy invited to attend.  K. (i". Wauukn W. M'  ���������I. S. l'.iii.MK, .Secretary.  Billy IfAiticrx is disseminating  his gray matter through the. columns of a daily paper in Vancouver.  n������*������Kf*t>-r  P.M.  ir.viiiiv Thaw who shot White is  suffering from too much smoking.  No report has been received from  bis victim.  CiPi-nwcfd Miners' Union No. J A fpw ,ilieves are rHnnjng gill  ���������J-'. \V. V Jl.. meet? every Safur-' |ni���������H in thc Bouminry. All ex.  d:.j i-\.-i.irji iu 1'iiiim Ilnll, Copper'p(1}!|||1(,   ���������,���������   tJie   bunnli" aiifl   their  cowardly   methods  will   be  made  Tiik Wkstkr.vPuk.ss Association  composed principally of country  editors in the . wheat belt east of  the Rockies leaves Winnipeg to:  morrow on an excursion to B. C.  The police have been notified all  along the line and a strict guard  will be kept upon all hotels, henhouses, churches, etc. while the expedition is en route. With extreme care it is expected that no  loss will occur while these .desperate men are passing- through the  far west, aud anyone discovered  giving whiskey to them will be ai\-  rested. It is enough to make a  peaceful country quake when more  than 100 editors break away from I  the smell of paste and armed to  the teeth with red paint and sample copies start out to do the world,  j for has not the great defunct Nap-  1 oleon said that he would rather  face 100,000 bayonets than four  hostile editors. Stay indoors when  the procession passes, and don't  rile them.  ed in perpetuity by some means  unknown to tb.em. The Rev. Mr.  Copp says that God used the sun  in cursing the earth in the book of  Genesis, So, doubtless, he did,  though we were under the impression that the curse had been removed after the flood. The sun  has been useful to us for some time.  Yet tbe reasoning of "Mr. Oopj),  about the mysterious source of the  sun's caloric is remarkably convincing. If it is not sinners that  keep up the fire, what is it?  This is a serious question for tho  reformers who are making the  world so good nowadays, remarks  the New York Globe.' Mrs. Eddy  with her regenerating church; Mr.  Carnegie with his .libraries and  peace congresses; Mr. Rockefeller  with his donations to the University  of Chicago; the incessant labors of  the pulpit; the reformatory influence of .modern journalismr the  emigration of Croker to England;  ���������all these influences are tending  to cut off the fuel supply for the  solar inferno. ��������� Isn't there, such a  thing as the world-getting too good?  'Are our reformers going to freeze  us to death ?  ��������� $���������  Mountaineer and Kootenay Standard Cigars.  Made by  3. & Cftelin $ ������0., nelson  LANK OF BRITISH NORTH AMERICA  ESTABLISHED   IN,   1836.  To arrive this week���������another car  of wheat, oats, chopped feed, bran  and shorts.    Russell-Law-Caulfield  The Kootenay Belle is "not a girl.  It is a cigar that every smoker  should be'iutroduced to.}  -in el. at  7:.'iu.  A!m> in Jlall at Mother Lode  mine, 'lluus-dny evenings at 1:'.\0.  I'i;a.\k Sti:i:l. President.  i!. A. Matiiiksox. Secretarv.  known   in  a few weeks.  pro-  Ai/nioron lead is heavy it is expected soon to rise and  sit beside  copper owing to the ever increasing  ������     -������-^~.������   ,.,���������~���������.���������.  . 'demand   for  it industrially.    The  KDUSTRIAL WORKERS   OF  THE jK���������tn.i..i..B revival  in   this  WORLD i vince is not far away.  ood local no. 311       j    T���������K Jftpi8  a progressive indivi-  ividual. One of the little brown  linen is already a clerk in a prominent hotel in Vancouver. We  would not be surprised to see after  a few years some of the brownies  helping to make the laws at Ottawa.  G    EEN  Meets first and third Wednesdays of every  month in Ragles Hall at8 p. in.   Visiting  members cordially invited to attend.  I'k.ink Si'KARixc, Fin. sec'y,  Kdgar W. Dvnks, President.  Choice   Lruit  LANDS  Fur Sale at Sin, *12 and ������15  Per Acre.  R. J. STEEL  NFLSON. B. C  The Hotel Slocan  Three Forks, H. C., is the leading  lintel of the city. Mountain tront  ami game dinners a specialty.  Uooms reserved by telegraph.  Hugh Niven. Prop.  THE ARLINGTON  COPPER ST. GREENWOOD  None but the best brands  olV- liquors and eig'ars.  'Morning bracers and  aud evening hyballs always within easy reach  of tho 'burkeep."    '  G. A. DEMPSEY prop.  The Reception Hotel  In Camborne gives all its patrons  the purest food, drink ami jcigars,  James   Lindsley" Prop.  Tni-; postollice of Canada dyes all  in its power to crush journals whose  views on religion do not agree with  those in power at Ottawa. The  people of Canada stand for it because they are too busy making  money to notice anything thai does  not hit their own pockets.  It is rumored that Bill Galliher  will retire from politics and settle  down in Vancouver. Rumor has  it that his mantle will blow towards  Fred Simpson at the next general  election. The "Old Man" has the  name of an orator, bus made Cran-  brook famous and knows Kootenay  as well as he does the "Cap case."  The one thing that darkens his  legislative trail is the fact that he  has led many people to believe that  bananas grow in Craiibrook.  Thk i.kdcjb has over been the  friend of labor and yet the owner  his not made a dollar out of it since  its establishment in the Boundary.  The miner, mucker and laboring  man send up a howl to heaven if  the press turns against them and  if some bold, reckless editor does  stand up for them they will permit  him to rustle his own ham aud  eggs while in their posaession lies  the key to the business of the  Boundary. Without their patronage not a store or hotel would make  their porridge in Canada's greatest  mining camp. Bo wise and do not  wait for the falling of the brick  house.  Rktaji, MEitcnANTH in the west  ANOTHER COAST SMELTER.  Ryron N. White has gone to  White Horse to look after the copper properties in which his company is interested. It is the intention of the company to build a  customs copper smelter at some  convient point on the coast "making  their headquarters at Vancouver.  Mr. White will'move from Spokano  and have charge of the general offices  of the company in Vancouver.  Wbeu you want a monument or  headstone write to tbe Kootenay  Marble Works, Nelson, B. C.  HELL AND THE SUN.  Now we know why  April,   May  and June of this year  were the  coldest on record.    The heat of the  sun is kept up by the burning of  sinners, the  sun being  really  the  seat and scene of the infernal  regions and the world has been getting  soimuch better recently that the supply of sinners for purposes of  fuel  has, in a considerable degree, failed  and abnormaly cold weather on the  earth and other planets is the result.  Such, at least, is the inference to  be drawn from the important discoveries made by Rev. Zeb Hetzel  Copp, Pastor of the New York avenue Prcsbytesian Church in Washington, and minister in charge of  the Bethany Mission Chapel in that  city. Mr. Copp demonstrated conclusively that hell is not in the  centre of the earth as is commonly  supposed, since the lire there iB undoubtedly going out; and there is  moreover, as he points out, "nothing to indicate that such a fire  exists iu the inteaior of the earth  as is described in the book of Revelation."  But the sun I That is always  pretty hot, and men of science have  confessed that its heat is maintain-  .H. BUNTING  icontractorT I  |     AND BUILDER j  ������   Dealer in ' 1  |    Windows, Doors, J  |      Turned Work and    |  1 i Inside Finish, j  | SHIffULESJJRTCIf, KTC.j  | ' MANITOBA I  I Wood! Fibre Plaster!  f4eu4 market Hotel  Is the lioine for all tourists  and millionaires visiting New  Denver.   British [ Columbia.  HENRY   STEGE,   PROPR.  J. R. Cameron.  Leading Tailor of the  Kootenays.  Sandon, B. C.  KASLO  HOTEL  KASLO  B. C,  Is a comfortable  home  for all  who travel to that city.  COCKLE & PAPWORTH.  ONE of,the' oldest banks doing- business in this   t  country. ..      .       ,    "'__' -'x. /  .56 Branches in Canada and United States  Prompt attention given to collections.^  ��������� Savings   Deptinent.���������Deposits of $1.00 and  upwards received.    Interest paid half-yearly.  Drafts bought and sold and a general banking.  business transacted. ,  H. F. STOW, MANAGER GREENWOOD BRANCH....  m  Rffifi  St- 4-!  .,     BANK   OF   MONTREAL  ESTABLISH . D   1817. -  PAID NUP   CAPITAL, $14,000,000.     "   REST,  $11,000,000  .UNDIVIDED-PROFITS. $422,689.98 ';"'-.  General Iliinkint'.niishicssiTi-ansiictcd:   Drafts issued on all points,��������� and Coll.a-  .linns mmlu at lowest riites.    - '    <-^-v..  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT   1    W. F. PROCTOR,  Interest allowed at Current rates   /wianag'er'6reenwood Branch  ffl.  m  ffl  PHONE   65  #  The  f^eeo Hotel  Will be appreciated by tbe Tourists,  Travelers and. Mining Meu visiting the  Slocan.   Everything- up-to-date.  m. m. be^ett  PROPRIETOR  A. D.  Grand porks  and  Phoenix       <  Jeweler and Optician, dealer iu  Fine Watchefl, High-Claee Jewelry,  Diamonds,, etc.  ; | SEEDS  l!      TREES  i! PLANTS  In order to advertise  ������S9  Which we have been handling  for over three years we are  going to  For thc farm, garden, lawn  or conservatory. Tested Stock of  Reliable Approved Varieties,!, at  reasonable prices.  Bee supplies, .Spray Pumps "mid  Spraying Material, Cut Powers, >utc.  to every 25th customer purchasing  Ice Cream, 20c. per Dish *  Tee Cream Sundaes, 20c. per dish. \       ���������  . Ice Cream Sodaes, 15c- per Glass,  Orangeade, 10c. per g'lass. -  Lemonade, iOc. per Glass.  Milk, 10c. per Glass.  MilkShakes, 15c. per    ales, Etc  A one-pound box of these Newport  C hocolates, which we handle in  Bulk and Fancy Boxes.    We carry  STARKEY & co ja^ou^ &0 different varieties of these  goods. Fresh shipments on the road  all the time. Look out, for NO. 25  Gets the Prize Every Time.  CATALOGU.K FRKK  M. J. HENRY  3010 Westminster Road, Vancouver  NiaSON, B.C.  WHOI,KSAI/K  DHA.IJ0RS in;  Produce   and^  Provisions  <.  The Windsor Hotel  of'Orand  Forks, IJ, C, cater.') to  miners, luccliuilicsaiid smeller men  A. B. Sloan, Manager  Copper Street, Greenwood.  EVERYBODY INCLUDED  IN HUNTING NO. 26  v t" THE������GREENWOOD LEDGE.  mQ9&mm������$  Kings Liquor Scotcli Whiskey  ,     ''    ' .. ,   ,      . .    .-   \    ���������       12-Years Old.  .   ,      J-. W. Bur'mestors White Port.  -'   . Jas. Hennessy & Co's B-Star Brandy.  GREENWOOD LIQUOR  CO.  IMPORTERS, GREENWOOD, B. O.  new plants, is assured of riches past  counting, aud can command the  worshipful homage'of the Russian  nobility, and aristocracy who  seem  ican black foxes.  TO RENT  ���������3-Koomed  Cottage.  5-Kopmed Flat.   -  O-Roomcd  Rouse.       S-Roomed House  Comfortable Cottage for Sale. '  BEALEY INVESTMENT AND TRUST CO. LTD  Opposite Postoffice.-Greenwood, B. C  i>~  \^mmm^s^^mis^^^^ssssssasB^ta^wHBimKi^i  of the .Boundary  District,  if you want  ��������� Furniture, just drop .us a line.    We can  suit your tastes and your pockets.  nelson, h: C. .  AGENTS FOR THE BELL PIANO.  THE TRAPPER'S   FAVORITE.  ���������  Iu the estimation of trappers and  voyageurs of eastern North America  as well as in the eyes of the very  rich nobility of Russia and Siberia,  there is only one king of beasts,  and the name of this beast is the  the big and radiantly shining black  fox, which roams over the cold and  barren hills that stretch from' east  of the Penobscot River, in  Maine,'  through New. Brunswick and Nova  Scotia, and skipping the mouth of  the St. Lawrence River,- extend in  diminishing ���������  hummucks   through  western Labrador and end in the  hillocks and Laureiitian formations  which surround Hudson Bay..  Those who seek the choicest aud  most expensive furs known to man  and are willing to pay any price  for what they want, must go to the  bleak coast line of eastern North  America for what they want and  may have to wait for years to secure pelts that will match perfectly  with other skins which are to go  toward making up a set; for the.  black fox of North America���������le  Reynard noir of the French hunters���������wears the most valuable overcoat.of any animal on earth.  As a rule about five perfect pelts  from black foxes are captured every  year, and of these three are bought  by the great Hudson Bay Fur Co.  or its tributary associations.  Though Maiiin alone furniahes more  than seven thousand fox skins-  every year, and though nearly five  thousand men spend most of the  winter in trapping and -poisoning  foxes and other animals for their  furs,  only two times' in the run  of  twelve months are the combined of tQe Province in London should  efforts of these individual hunters not mi'8S tlie present opportunity of  able to secure a black fox. -:      calling attention of the mining  iu-  In no way except in  color does   ve9.toi's of Great Britain  and  par-  the black fox differ from  its con-~ ticnJ'B������'ly of Loudon,' to the spleu  geuor, the ned fox, whose pelt sells   did exploitation  that lies, in  this  into something that will pay him  good i n terest for a long time. The  merits of'our mines are forcing  themselves on the people "of Great  , -  ������������������w~*.,^,v/m uuc uouuie wi   ureal  willing to.sacrifice nntold wealth Britain,,and in'such a-favorable  for the pleasure of wearing over- way that it should not be long be-  coats made from the pelts of A mer-j fore the mines of this .province'  'Greenwood, B. C, June 1, 1907.  ONLY A^GUP OF TEA'  But if it's from a Sealed Lead. Packet of  B. C's.'Turn Coming'.  . The London mining share market is in very bad condition.    The  shares of the South African mines  have steadily  declined since   the  South    African    war   until there  seems to be ho hope of their advancing again. ' The recent labor  disturbances and the trouble over  Chinese labor'havo caused a drop in  profits.    There has been a collapse  in  the Siberian  mines,   while- in  Austrailiau ��������� stocks the failure of  the plans of the Zinc Corporation  and the Deep Leads have had a bad  effect.    This'has affected the British  Columbia  shaVes  unfavorably  and Le Roi arid Le Roi Two have  slumped owing to 'the   depressed  condition of the market.   The unfavorable  condition  of  mining in  South   Africa,   Siberia,   and  Australia should turn the attention of  British investors to British Columbia.'   Here the mines are producing more ore and,'making larger  profits than ever iu  their  history.  The conditions for mining are  better here than in any  of  the conn-  tries i-u which the British  investor  has interests, the " laws are favorable for mining,   wood  and  water  are   plentiful,   and  its means "of  transportation, so vital to  mining,  are improving.    The agent general  of the province in  should have their inning on the  Britisn narket the same as Aus-  traifia and South Africa have. It  is certain that a period of great  activity in mining i'b not far away.  We   are headquarters   for nine  groceriee   and satisfactory   prices  Russell-Law-Caulfield Co.  Royal Seal is one of the best  cigars sold in the mountains. It is  made in Nelson.  the teapot results will be unequaled,  BLAOK MIXED ���������   GREEN  ~  At your grocers.   Highest Award, St. Louis, 1904.  for three dollars and a half, or from  the grey fox, whose winter overcoat is valued at from one hundred  and fifty to four hundred dollars;  but whenover a, hunter can secure  remove  Is the best furnished hotel in the Boundary  district. It is heated with steam and  lighted by electricity. Excellent sample  rooms. The bar is always abreast of the  times, and meals are served in the Cafe  .  at any hour, day or night.  7ruIiTck"Tox~"alHl  without marring the fur, he is sure  of receiving from eight hundred  to fifteen hundred dollars -for his  trophy as if he had the money in  his hand. Not only isevery black  fox pelt bought as soon as taken,  but a dozen Russian noblemen have  paid agents travelling iu North  America all through the winter,  seeking out remote hillside farms  and    abandoned  province. Rossland, the Boundary  East. Kootenay, Slocan and the  Similkameen have all demonstrated  that the mines of British Columbia  are of the sort that yield dividends  tlfe-Skiul fop a l������ug-fciiue..���������JThey are just .the  sort that appeal to the British investor who desires to put his money  Si. Paul, Minneapolis  ,    AND RETURN.  Tickets on sale August 8, 9, 10,  September n, 12 and 13, account  Jamestown   Exposition. Return  limit, Ninety days.  Above rate is from Phoenix, B,  C; $6000 trom Seattle. Same  rales apply to Duluth. Proportionately low rates from Washington and Oregon points. Rate to  Chicago $66.20 fram Phoenix, B.C.;  $64.00 from Spokane ; from Seattle  $71.50- tow rates to Omaha, Kansas City, St. Louis and many other  eastern points.  For a comfortable trip take the  /'Oriental- Limited "  Standard and tourist sleepers, dining car and Compartment Observation Car. Meals in dining car on  the a'la carte plan. The "Fast  Mail" is another good train.  For information regarding routes  and through rates to any eastern  paint, address  "    W. X. PERKINS,  Agent, Phoenix B. C.  W. A. ROSS,  Ass't Gen. Passenger Agent,  Seattle, Wash.  Great, nmberu  mimy  If you want; to get all the  news of the Boundary, subscribe for  Tf?Ejv[or*T house Roofing Paint  Nelson. B. C, is run on the  the American aud European  plan. Nothing yellow about  the house except the gold in  t^e safe.  Coal Tar, Pitch,  Creosote, Oils for  Preserving Timber,  Roofing, Pitch  And Paints.  If you want commercial  job printing of any description, neatly done and at  reasonable prices, patronize  E j       tt       f^ ,<> rp^ {\\f       nunin me last twenty years al"���������   "���������   *������ iuu^j vv  OH ������SI    Jo     USLlTtll������f,     PfOPo   i   n������n^ of wealthy nien who  have  PROVINCIAL ASSAYER and  V ST )U\     nronnd   fa���������nnrl    1  -       METAI.T.TIR fiTP A T.   ri  f  logging   camps,,  where it is porsible that a shy and   Maiol?e    ,<*     riregilltlS flQ\son Coke au(j Gas qq   . m  elusive black fox  may have been '  seen.  Within the last twenty years a  E. W. WIDDOWSON  Fresh and Salt Meats, Fish and  Fowl always in stock.  Okanagan Apples at $2.00 per  6  PHOENIX, B. C.  Is opposite the Great JS'orthern depot, and'"is a delightful, haven for tho weary traveler. Great veins  of hot water run through the entire house, and  bathrooms are always at the service of those in  search of material cleanliness. The dining- room is  an enemy to'dyspepsia while the artistic appointment  of the liquid refreshment room makes the drinks go  down like eating fruit in a (lower garden. The  sample rooms are the largest in the mountains and  a pleasure to druimners with big-trunks.  JAS. MARSHALL, Prop, g  owjned fenced game presorves, have  spent vast sums of money in buying young foxes alive and  turning  them loose within private enclos-  encloaures.    A pair of living red  foxes can be bought for four dollars  and twenty five cents,  and a pair  of silves greys bring from five hundred to eight hundred hollars.    In  the country town of Dover, Maine,  Elijah Norton,   an-old  hunter,  is  breeding red and silver grej fox  j pups and selling them to rich sportsmen at a big profit.    Within  the  last six years there have been born  within his fenced enclosure more  than three hundred red pups,  and  something like fifty other fox pups  that are either silver grey or are  approaching   that   color.    Norton  has found that the offspring from  silver grey parents are in a  majority of cases silver gtey,   though  a  sprinkling   of red   pups is found  from the grey ancestry,   even as  grey pups now and  then  develop  from pure red stock.    But at no  time has he over  been   made glad  by the advent of a black pup in his  kennels.  By mid by ib may bo that some  skilled   or fortunate  breeder will  produce a black pup. or perhaps a  pair of black foxes may bo captured  alive and from these, a new  breed  of domesticated   black foxes  will  arise and cause a great panic among  tho men who hunt for black foxss.  The man who can wrest the so-  cret of bleeding black foxes from  nature, tho way Lather  Btirbank  has solved the secret of producing  METALLURGICAL CHEMIST.  Gold Silver Copper or Lead.eacft. .$i oo  Gold-Silver. ...$r 50 Silver.Lead. .$i.5������  Zinc. .$2.00 Gold Silver with copper or  lead.. $2.50.  Prompt attention given to all samples  25 per cent, discount upon five samples-  IBAKER ST.. NELSON.  P, 0. Drawer, noS.    " Phone, A67  E. W. Bishop, Ag-ent  GREENWOOD, B. C.  The Kootenay Saloon  Sandon, B. C., has a line 01 nerve  bracers unsurpassed in any mouo-  tain town ot the Great West.   A  glass of aqua pura given free with  spirits menti. "*  t  tf PACIFIC #0?  Ts under, the management of (Greig  & Morrison.: The rooms are comfortably furnished, and the bar contains the best brands of wines, liquors  and cigars in the city.  If you want a paper that is  I0| not the subsidized tool of any ffi  r* sect, party or  corporation, **  ���������THE MINERS AND MECHANICS POLICY.  Issued by tho Ocean Accident & Guarantee Corporation, Ltd  is designed to meet the requirements of wage-earners. '  Pays a Weekly Indemnity for loss of wages if injured.  Pays Ft/nekal Expenses if killed.  Evehy Kind of  Accident covered while at work, on the  street, traveling, and recreation. s  Costs the same to all, irrespective of occupation.  Ihe "Ocean" is tho largest Accident Co. in the world. '  FREDERIC W. McLAINE, Dist.Agt, Greenwood,  !85&3CS������S3K3E!CSK3eS3! Greenwood, B. C, Juno-1,--lflO.7.-'-.  THE GREENWOOD LEDGE:  THIS AND THAT,:  The lire brigade is having prac^  ticees every evening, Sunday not  excepted.  With this issue R. T. Lowery  again takes control of The Ledge.'  lie will be iu ^Greenwood some  time this month. He also intends  resuming the publication of the  Claim, which will be issued at  Vancovver.  In an interview with the Nelson  News, D. McNicol, vice-president  of thc C. P. li.,. slated that the  company would extend their line  west from Midway. This will  probably mean, the building of the  Midway"and Vernon. ' ���������  Why not give your flloors a    lW^r?W&tM^T "BSPfi  ave <s ^.ci-ii^;l.r.c ;.SM-^$  ���������*������.*      inEC"tG!"..i  ������K Ar.3 VAS:-'ISH COMBrRsD    *  coat' of Jap-a-Lac and hi  them  look bright Jand new  The cost is extremely low and you will enjoy doing;  the Jap-a-Lacing yourself.    Natural Jap-a-Lac is a;.  clear, transparent finish, which'dries'hard with beau- ���������  tifi.il   lustre.    There are 10 beautiful colors and 100'"  ises for each color.    For Sale Exclusively by ., '-'  MW������MM������aiftBHEBKBSam������B������M  Fill  rev  K3r\  OO to iLs La" Ls>T\: W-"\jn *j ilq fi  a lo Ld  LiIMITBD.    ,  Groceries, Hardware, Clothing and Gents'Furnishings.  I  *v  O a  Greenwood,  B. C  Tho  <>l<Vsr   licitol ��������� in  tho  Ciiy. and sulU imdi'.r .the.  sjhiu- ni.-magemnit. Rooms  ci.iu|.'ii'i;ili!i\ mciils equal to  ;i'uy in the city, and Mic bar  s'!|i|-l"n-s only, tin1 best. Cornel of (Jicenwoiid and Gov-  L-i tniU'Ut sheets  WluMi you want a monument or  headstone, write to the Kootenay  .Marble Works, Nelson, B.C.        *  '���������'��������� NOTICE'OF "DISSOLUTION.  -.NO'WCR .IS.- IIKREBY- GIVKN tlmt  tlie parltKiship heretofore "subsisting between iih. th"; undersigned, ;is merchants  in the City of C.reenwood, has this day  been dissolved by mut'iml consent. Ah  debt- owing to the siicl partnership arc  to b.- paid to John Langdon Coles at  C'.rcenwooiU.aforesaid,. 'and all claims  agaiuM the -aid partnership are tohe presented to the said John I.angdon-Coles,  bv whom the same will be settled.  ' Dated al Onenwood, H. C, this4th day  ofjulv. lyor. JNO. U. COLKS.  W. M. FRITH.  Witne.-s: A. M. WIIITICSIDE  Job printing of every description  done'promptly at The Ledge office.  n  Workingmen, Take Notice.  j, w. Nelson  Teaming;  When in Greenwood stay at I  your own boarding, house,,-riin by;  tht'vjliojunflary.. Co-operative Asso-J  --'piatidn.'rinith'e Commercial hotel.:  Pest board and rooms in the, city. \  Hiitesj Sl.00.per day. .     ,   ���������  ML THE STAC  Arriving in and leaving  '- Greenwood  have headquarters at  Chenier's  Cigar Store  Pipes, Cigars, Cigareftes and  . Tobaccos  to   suit your  tastes, your fancy or  ' .your pocket.  J.-��������� A. CHENIER - " PROPRIETOR  Next door north of Pacific hotel,  Copper street. Greenwood.  And  B������    '  NOTICE is hereby given that 30 days ;  after date  I  intend to apply to the Hon. ;  Chief Commissioner for a special timber  license    over   the   following "described  _^ , hinds: -   '���������  1^ V ������2 \'I 1 'Ci ST '    Commencing at a post 011 the.east side  LJ 1   C\ y  in C-L ! of the Kettle river half a mile, below the.  ���������*"*' i forks, thence north 80 chains, thence east  \;i l-;���������,'c   ,f l���������.,n- ii������ in inn ��������� lind .40 chains, thence north So chains,, thence  Ail knrns-   i������l. h(..\.\  l������ ������������.'������'|i������"   ^.ist 40 chainSf .thence south; 80 chains,  <li;ivii=--(!t>n('fii n-aH'iialilt' nitcfs \H- thence west; 46 c'lains.  thence south;80  " : ( hains, thence west 40 chains to point of  \VV    II.    Barneit,   Church   street, ^commencement...    . |"    ..     .'���������  n 11 1 \. ;'.,v'-.;'.'?,l :tJ.i.i ���������lV.ar ��������� .Yiiif.b lv I 'PNb.'i���������Commencing at" a post on the  ( all linn up ami ._W������. bo\\- (|l.l(kl\ -j.^^ .^^  vf ^ Kettle  river^oppositc:  .���������invthiii" fiom a pnmut to  t'rn tons1 Copper creek,  thence  north 180 chains.  " ' - thence-east.80 chains,  thence south .80  can bo moved.     ��������� cliaihs; thence west -80 chains-to point of  cominencenient.  Dated this 3rd dav of July, 1907.  52-3 ; AI/KXi- ROBINSON'.  j'lV^y^^^V^^^O^S^^^^I^m  'Phone A 147  ."4-,^^a^^i^i^a.'^-ia^%^^������s ,a.^^^i^i^-%^^^v^9 ���������^/^'*.'^.'������^%'^B:  i We haye on sa^le or to rent flsh-  % tents, ice-cream freezers, pianos,  organs, or a hot stove.   V  i  1  IP  A. L..WHITE.  SUMMER  -.    Excursion  Kates  '   FVvOM OR KENWOOD  $54.55 '  To {Winnipeg,  Port  Arthur,  St,  Paul, Dulutli,  Sioux City.  .St.  Louis,   ������62.05. Chicago, f66.05  Toronto,      f80.55 Ottawa, 'fS,|.6o  Montk-al, 1186.05. St. John, f96.05  Halifax, #103.85  TICKETS ON SALE  July:!, 4. ii.      Aug.. 8, ������, 10  Sept. II,'12, p.  Correnponding reductions  from all Kootenay points.  Tickets available for lake  route, including meale and  berths 'on lake jjtcamcrH.  Kates quoted to any .Eastern  htrtion on application.  J.H. OAKTKIt, I). I'. A.,  A    ,.  ,. NoImoii...  John Houston has 'issued the  first number of The Empire at  Prince Rupert. The paper is what  might be expocted of John, editorially strong, and typographically  neat. The subscription is Sf> per  annum in advance. The Empire  starts off with two timber notices  as the advertising patronage, but,  as" soon as business houses have  opened up the advertising space,  will fill. Before a year-it is not  unlikely that The Empire will be  issued dailly.    Success,  Tiik acquittal of Haywood at  Boise Idaho, was, perhaps, a surprise to even his friends-in this section of (he of the West. It was  believed that both political and  corporate interests expected a conviction, and the best that unionists  hoped for was a disagreement.  The length of time elapsing between the arrest and trial, would  lead co the conclusion that the intention of the authorities was to  secure a conviction at any cost.  Thc verdict, therefore, is a surprise to many. It was a very narrow escape, and will be a lesson to  men holding "responsible positions  in labor organizations to be niore  careful in tbe futuae. Jiaywood  was not alone .01: trial, but the  Western Federation of Miners, and  with it all labor organizations.  The states of Colorado and Tdaho,  and the Republican form of government as constituted in the JJnited  States, were also on trial. Colorado, for allowing residents of the  state to be abducted without giving  them a hearing-in their own defense: the state of Idaho, for being  a party to the abduction, and for  not bringing the case to a jury at  once; the United States in that the  federal government did not redress-  the wrong done by the two states  in abducting the men, and the  state of Tdaho for suspending the  habeas corpus. The president of  the I'nited States committed an indiscretion iu declaring the prisoners "undesirable citizens" before  they were brought to trial, thus  prejudicing the case. Imagine the  king of England publicly expressing an opinion  as to  the  guilt or  are ignored. The man' McPharland  could not ply his nefarious calling  in any country where the majority  of the people were civilized. There  would be no necessity for such a '  creature. The whole trouble in  .Idaho and Colorado has been the  result of too great licence allowed  extremists on both sides. Property 1  has been destroyed and men have 1  been recklessly murdered ��������� because1  neither side was surlioiently civilized to respect the rights  of' tho other. It is to be  hoped that the mine owners of Col-  orado-and Idaho have been taught-  a lesson, and also the unionists' of  those two states. Had the verdict  been "guilty"'. Haywood, an innocent man, would have been tbe  victim, and with him Mover and  Petfcibone, and unionism throughout the world would- have been  condemned. Thc leaders in the  unionist ranks ought to be very  careful in their expressions. There  are persons in every organization  whose intelligence is, not of a very  high order, and who may be incited  by chance remarks let fall by their  leaders to do acts of violence.  T  F COMMERCE  I'AII) UP CAriTAT,, s 10,000,000.  KKSiOKVK FUND, S5,000,000.  4  B. E. WALKER, President.        ALEX." LAIRD, General Manager.  II. II. MORRTS, Supt. Pacific Coast Branches.      " '  Luck Wedding Rings at A. Jjo-  gan & Co's.  Never be without Edin Bank  Butter, for we always have it in  stock.    Russell-Law-Caulfield   Co.  Premier  Hungarian  Flour  Is not a new flour on the market.    It  has been in use for vears.   Ask for a sack  ihnocence of persons awaiting trial.Ull y0llr next ori,cr; Sol(1 by  What a howl would go up from  the prefs of tho United States were  a constitutional monarch to do as  President Roosevelt did. The circumstances leading up to the trial  have proved conclusively that the  liberty of the individual i" less respected in the United States than  under any monarchical form of  government in Europe, with tho  possible exception of Russia. Thc  one redeeming feature of the case  was the impartiality of the trial  judge. He allowed neither corpor-  p.orate interests nor political  prejudice to interfere with his  duty to the state and to the  accused. The trial is over and the  acquittal .will be of little value if  a lesson has not been taught to labor organizations, Labor unionism is hot anarchy. Its objectB  and aims are by lawful means to  obtain fair remuneration for labor  ac tually performed, and to improve  the condition of unionists goner-  ally. In Idaho and Colorado  brute force has been resorted to by  both labor and capital and many  lives recklessly sacrificed. Such a  creature as Orchard could only find  occupation in communities where  the  rights of lawabiding citizens  IIunter-Kendrick Co., Greenwood.  Smith & McKwen, Anaconda.  * Hardy & Co. Midway.  Guaranteed by the  Alexander  Milling Co'y  JJRAND0N, MAN.  The.  Good accommodation and  reasonable rates. One of the  best .supplied bars in tho city.  Dining room and lunch  counter in connection.  Sater & Johns, Proprietors  COPPUR ST,, 0RKENW00D.  Branches Throughout Canada, and in the United States  and England. '.-:&&&  A General Banking Business Transacted.    Accounts' may be opened by  mail with all branches of this Bank.  Savings Bank Department.  Deposits of SI and upwards received, and interest allowed at current  rates. The depositor is subject to no delay whatever in the withdrawal of the whole or any portion of the deposit.  J. T. BEATTIE, Manager Greenwood Branch..  I  0  O  9  &  Tyr?illB^B?������T^t'^-^m������w-ej^-",JJ-������w"^^  Dealers in  Ffesh and Salt JVTeats, pish and Poultry  Shops in nearly alljthc towns of .Boundary and  tho Kootenay.  >������������s  Supplies electricity for Power, Light, Heating-  and Ventilation. Power Furnished to mines  for hoisting and air-compressor plants, with a  miarantee that the service will be continuous.  Get bur rates before completing your estimates  lagaaais^gfiatsaeaMWis^  ���������������������������������������������  i1  fc..  Opened and remodeled, is now the  ^best-appointed Restaurant in the interior oi British' Columbia. Gall and  see for yourself. The best cooks and  the most experienced 'and attentive  waiters only employed. Everything  in season that the market can supply.  iwmmmmmMmxmwmmmmsmmsmi  ftTOSWSSS^^


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