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 II  Is  \, .  THE  OLDEST  MINING  CAMP  NEWSPAPER   IN   BRITISH . COLUMBIA  Vol.   'XIX.  GREENWOOD, B. C.; THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 4912.-  JKhbther Car  OF PURITY FLOUR  X JUST ARRIVED  The Russell-Law-Caulfield Co.  HARDWARE     GROCERIES     MENS' FURNISHINGS  *.-  J-  fl  ���������. (  , ft  *������ -Vl  t ���������-���������  It's when you're miles away from an ink bottle that you  feel the real need of a serviceable fountian pen. .  But, a Waterman "Ideal" Penis equally welcome at the  writing desk, in the office orJn the, woods.     .^   ,-_'   _  ���������It "saves the dip"���������and often the-temper���������making letter  writing often a pleasure where-it would be an irksome duty.  - We stock" Waterman's ^Ide'al" Fountain Pens* in points,  and styles to suit all writers. "   ..  ������������������ "      *'���������-   .  Ill  Greenwood's   Big  Furniture  Store  DQNT FORGET  -������������������mim Min���������    i i ���������mi ^M^-W^^MIMHWHMIMIHIIHll���������W  That you can buy an Edison Phonograph from us  ,' at the same price as anywhere in,Canada, and. by  doing so you save all express" charges, You Have  j./"the advantage too, of getting a machine .of the  ''  very latest model, and of trying both machines  -'and records before' buying. ~~We"'have "just opened  up a new'shipment.   Call in and inspect them.'  Agents for Edison Phonographs and Victor Machines  T. M. GrULLEY & Go.  Opposite Postoffice.  -GREENWOOD,!. C.  Phone 27  r  You will find a Welcome  at the Club Cigar Store and Pool Room  CIGARS, TOBACCOS, AND  SMOKERS'  SUPPLIES  FRUIT AND  CONFECTIONERY .  Coast, Calgary and  Local Papers and Magazines  always on the tables.  Aeent for Phoenix Laundry, Office of Phoenix & Midway. Stages  WALTER G. KENNEDY  PROPRIETOR  J  A  BRANCH  OF  The CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  HAS  BEEN  OPENED  AT  ROCK   CREEK,   B, C.   ���������  B������nk- of Montreal  KSTAIltilHIIE-D 1817  Capital, all paid up, $15,413,000.   Rest, $15,000,000.  UNDIVIDED   PROFITS," Sl.KBfi,185.30'  Hon. President: Lord Strathcona. and Mount Rovai,, G. C.M.G.  President: R. B. Angus, R<*o.'  Vice-President: Sir E. S. ClousTon, Bart.  General Manager: II. V. Mkrbditii, Esq.  Branches in London, Eng, {ffil^S} New York, Chicago  Buy and Sell Sterling Exchange and Cable Transfers.    Grant Commercial aud  Travellers'Credits, available in any part of the world.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT ,"&���������rSJ.iliI!������S?.^  Greenwood Branch  - O. B. Winter, Mgr.  Fine. Line  ' of Glass andDelf Ware,  ������������������ plain and "decorated, just  -   received, ~  X-   X'   X.  Bargains in Fruit Jars and Crocks  See our line of Kitchen and Table  Wares.  laB      Will I lb  Phone i6 , Greenwood, B. C.  t  OLD-FASBIONED  /ENGLISH  DOUGH CAKES  , 25 cents"  TRY    ONE  William C.Arthurs  THE  BREAD &  CAKE  BAKER  Vienna Bakery, Greenwood  ^  ATTRACTIVE JEWELRY  has seldom been gathered in such  an.extensive display as the one we  are now showing. We know you  will become interested. Not only in  THE ODD DESIGNS     '"''"  but with the prices that we have  placed upon the articles.  If you want to see the prettiest  Chains, Lockets, Brooches, Pins  and Stone Set Jewelry ever shown  in this town, come now.  A. LOGAN & Co.  GREENWOOD.  i  B. C.  .St. Jude's Anglican.Church  Services: Holy Communion 8  a.m. ist and 3rd Sundays in this  month; Matins, n a.m.; Evensong, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday School,  10 a m.  Rev. Franklin Watson, Vicar.  BOOMS   TO   -GET  In the Swayne House, Silver  Street. Clean, private and comfortable* room<*i in a quiet locality  at reasonable rates. Hot and cold  baths free to guests.  WANTS, Etc  Farm foe Sale.���������A 160 acre  farm near Bridesyille, 35 acres  under cultivation and 20 more  about ready for breaking up.  90 acres available for cultivation  and the balance good pasture  land. For further particulars  apply R. T. Lowery, Greenwood.  For Sale���������A five horse power  motor.   Apply at Ledge office.  For Sale. ��������� One team of  horses, Percheron bays, three and  four years old. Well matched,  and weigh about 1,350 pounds  each. Apply to O. P. Olson,  Ferry, Wash.  For Sale.���������My fine home and  furniture in Greenwood for sale,  very cheap, if sold at once, or  will trade for team, cattle or  machinery.   C. F, Stork.  Lost.���������On the road between  Rock Creek and Midway, a Smith  & Wesson, 32 calibre revolver, 6  shots to barrel. Suitable reward.  Apply to Ledge office or C. P.  Sjolander, Phoenix.  Malcolm McLeod has been in  the. hospital for nearly a year.  Efforts will b������ made to get him a  cork leg. The government refuses to buy cork legs for destitute people.  I Around,-Home I  x ���������     '   * ���������' ty  The schools "open next Monday. ,'***',,  Ola Lofstad is putting air pipes,:  in the Argo tunnel.  '  C. F. Stork has sold his store  to Hugh Smith of Calgary.  Mr. and Mrs. A.-L. White are  visiting relatives in Oregon.  Miss "M. Caldwell is on the  staff of the city schools in Edmonton.  Mark Christenson . bought a  threshing machine at Molson last  week.  Mrs. Bart Inghr'am is in the  hospital, with an attack of  pleurisy. ��������� ,    .  ��������� Mrs. Howard Moore'of Mullan,  Idaho, is visting,her parents in  Phoenix.  For the first time in months  Jack McKellar paid the city a  visit this week.  W, 'R.' Dewdney,* G. 0., in-  spected-the placer claims at Rock  Creek this week.   ..  Born.���������At Mother Lode on  August 18, to Mr. and Mrs. Carl  Forsell, a daughter.,  , Do not forget the.garden party  at Mrs. McCutcheon's residence  this Thursday evening.  Mrs. W, H. Docksteader,- Midway, has been appointed agent  for-the Montelius piano.  Owing to the serious illness of  his nephew, Big Afndy Johnson  went to Sandon  last  Thursday.  Cascade' citizens object strongly  to the dumping of slag- into the  Kettle.* river * by '\ the Granby  smeller. -  .  For $15.00 you' can buy a  30.30, 25.35 or 32* special Winchester Carbine rifle at Brown's,  Ferry, Wash.        -* -  Constable -McGuffie ��������� has .been  transferred to Keremeos, and H.  C. Williams of Victoria, will  take his pft-.ee itt_Greenwood.  'Constable North and Wing  came from Vancouver last week,  and took' Sutton and Tunney to  the asylum at New Westminister.  Dick Lum appeared before  Judge Brown last Thursday,  charged with stealing goods at  Rock Creek and was acquitted.  Ed. Rowland is still in Penticton where his friends call him  Dad. He has not yet bought a  peach orchard or a tobacco plantation.  The local Conservative Association should discard its apathetic  attitude in reference to the building of the post office in Greenwood.  There will be a Labor Day  celebration at the Mother Lode.  The sports are open to all members of the Greenwood Miner's  Union.  Several real estate peddlers  have been in the district this  month. They have picked up a  lot of easy money this year in the  Boundary.  Anyone wishing to denote refreshments for the Fair, kindly  communicate with Mis. J. T.  Beattie secretary of refreshment  committee.  Constable McGuffie went to the  coast last week. He assisted to  transport an insane man by the  name of Evans from Grand Forks  to New Westminister.  Conductor Mesker is taking the  waters at the Halcyon Hot  Springs, and telling the guests a  few choice stories about pumpkins and other things.  A police station has been opened at Carmi with Paul Pentecost  in charge. In future. W. H.  Docksteader will look after Midway, Rock Creek and Westbridge,  Service in the Presbyterian  church next Sunday August 25,  at 7:30 p. m. Sunday School and  Bible Class 2:30 p. m. Rev. J.  R, Munro pastor. All are welcome.  In order to sell their products  to better advantage the* ranchers  around Grand Forks have formed  a union.   They will have 200 car  loads of fruit and vegetables  to  sell this year.    __  F. B. Whiting formerly of  Arms'rong has bought, the  Strathcona hotel in Nelson from  P. Burns & Co. for g60,000. Pop  Phair does not say what he will  do in the future.  The Floggard Standifier Co.,  will start track laying on the O.  W. R. <S* N. Ry., from Hooper,  Wash, to Spokane about September 1st, and will follow up the  track with a ballasting crew. C.  S. Zeitler will haye charge of the  work for the contractors.  Jim Hill is now'tapping a lino  in Vancouver, after serving 15  years in the print-shops of Nelson. He was with Houston when  that old ��������� war-horse was editing  tbe tin pot edition of the Daily  Tribune, and doing all the work  with the help of Hill, Dake and  Rube McCandlish, the devil.  Charles Dempsej* was in town  last Saturday buying some rose-  water. He states that Big Dan  is spending a vacation with him  at the ranch and is delighted with  the scenery and the fishing. Big  Dan has a possum trap with  him, but so far it hasnot grabbed  anything more desperate than a  chipmunk.  In Grand Forks last week Nelson defeated the local baseball  team by a score of 17 to 3. It is  thought that the editor of The  Sun lost a barrel of apples over  the result as he says in his paper  that ihe procession to the city  after lhe game was of a funereal  nature, with hats well drawn over  the eyes to hide the tears."  James Clink was arrested last  week charged with stealing a  watch from A. M. Dusault at  Carmi, and with carrying concealed weapons. He appeared  be tore J. R. Ferguson in Midway on Monday and was discharged' for-lack of evidence," the  court confiscating his gun. Clink  is 19 years old and returned to  his home in Spokane.  Western Float  Coleman wants a bootblack.   .  There are no Chinese in Phoenix.  Apple thieves" are buBy around  Creston.  CITY COUNCIL  The Council met on Monday  evening.  Ola Lofstad asked the Council  to improve the road to the Argo  tunnel, and thought the cost would  be about $50, the matter was left  over for future consideration.  A letter from Auditor-General  re keep of J. J. Ennis was read.  The account, amounting to 8151.57,  was ordered to be paid.  The chairman of tho water committee reported that the extension  of the water mains to block Q, (F.  Axam's) had been abandoned upon  account of there not being suffii-  cient people to take water.  It was decided to notify the  chief of provincial police that Mr.  McDonel had not taken any notice  of the instructions given him by  Constable McGuffie in respect to  his cattle polluting Lynn creek  water, and a copy of the resolution  ordered to be sent to the attorney-  general.  Council adjourned.  Got Too Gay  North Bay, Ont., Aug. 1G.���������A  crowd of New Brunswick harvest  hands, bound .for thc western  wheat fields, on the C.P.R. annual  excursion, met with au unpleasant  reception at Caldwell, west of  North Bay this morning. When  the special train stopped at Caldwell, a gang of young men proceeded to raid the farmers' gardens near by, but wore met by a  broadside of birdshot from the guns  of farmers in ambush. About a  dozen of the harvesters were painfully wounded, but no serious injuries were reported.  Time enough always proves little  enough.  In 187G the first salmon were  canned in B. C.  Labor day will be^ celebrated in  Tulameen City.  Peachland held its fourth annual  regatta this week.  Ten Italians left Trail last week  on a trip to Italy.  A dry goods store will soon be  opened in Molson.  John Tier will open a general  store iu Eoseberry.  Cattle yards have been erected  at Merritt by the C.P.R.  In Vernon the speed limit for  autos is 15 miles an hour:  Chilliwack will soon have three  drug and stationery stores.  Elmo Henderson has opened a  biillia'rd room in Tulameen.  W. J. Dignan is opening a moving picture show in Princeton.  Several buildings are being  moved from Lille to Blairmore.  The Granby has four diamond  drills punching holes at Hidden  Creek.  J. R. Campbell has sold his interest in the drug store at Fort  George.  After living in Hope for 32 years  James Corrigan has moved to  Hedley.  In Chilliwack, 20 years ago, egg  plums were selling for three cents  a pound.  The majority of people consider  the western freight rate charges  too high.  A canning company has been  organized at Marcus with a capital  stock of $15,000.  - - A Chinaman was fined ������125 last*  week at Chilliwack - for selling  liquor to an Indian.  The new sawmill' at Pingston  creek on the upper Arrow lakes  will run all the* year.   '  A trail on a wagon road grade is  being built from Halcyon Hot  Springs to Galena .Bay. ��������� . ". ,  Eggs were 45 cents ~a'dozen in  New Westminster last week, and  butter 40 cents a pound.  L. A. Barbeau of Prince Rupert  was fined $10 for keeping his stable  in an unsanitary condition.  A porcupine recently walked  into the town of Hope, and was  captured by the excited multitude.  One by one the roses fade. It is  now reported that the old cracked  Liberty bell in Philadelphia is a  fake.  James True was burned to death  at Oroville last week. He was 75  years old and a veteran of the Civil  War.  Black bass are becoming common in the Okanagan river. They  are seen as far-down as Omak,  Wash.   ���������  Every circus that 'Bhows in  Lethbridge has to pay a license of  $500. This is a tax on education  and amusement.  "V*^. A. Jowett has been appointed a stipendiary magistrate for  Tete Jaune Cache. A jail is to be  built at the Cache.  The hotel at the Halcyon t Hot  Springs will be enlarged in a short  time to take care of its constantly  growing patronage.  At Deer Park, on the lower  Arrow lake, the Dominion government will build a wharf 300 feet  long and 30 feet wide.  Bill Fox will start a trading post  at the mouth of the Findlay river.  For years he had charge of a  Hudson Bay post at Fort Grahame.  A large number of wolf skins  have been brought to Hazelton by  the Indians this summer. There  is a bounty of 815 on each wolf's  scalp.  Dr. Brydou Jack of Vancouver  has been created an esquire of the  Order of St John of Jerusalem.  He bears his title with graceful  dignity.  A. K. Stuart walked from Hope  to Princeton and return in 40 days.  He could have made it in less time  if the fishing had not been so good  along the route.  Over 1,200 Indians are working  in the salmon canneries between  New Westminster and the month  of the Fraser river. Next month  they will be picking hops at Sardis  and Agassiz.  British Columbia will soon have  13 members in the Dominion  government. The four western  provinces will have a total of 56  members when the redistribution  takes place; 22 more than at present.  D. R. McLennan, formerly of  New Denver, has bought a DO-foot  lot in tho wholosalo section of Van  couver and will put up a six storey  brick warehouse. Mac made his.  money in' the hotel business at  Chilliwack. ��������� ,    ��������� _  Sir William Willcocks' of, Cairo,  Egypt, is. travelling in Western  Canada.- He owns the - original  Garden of Eden, anil probably  wants to compare it with the  younger Edens around Nelson,  Kaslo, Grand Forks. Rock Creek,  and other parts of B. C.  Send for a catalogue of headstones and monuments, made by  the Kootenay' Monumental Works,  Nelson, B. C.  NEWS OF CARMI  John Ferroux, a nephew of  Father Ferroux, has bought out  his partner, J. W. Nehion in'the  Carmi hotel. Billy will build'.a  stopping place at the Summit.  - Work   is   progressing   on   the  Martin and Sheridan buildings.  Bubar & Powers have bought'the  sawmill of Minto Craigie's and will  move it to Carmi where they will  saw timbers for the railway  con- ,  tractors.  The powder  house  at  Peanut  Point has been moved to Carmi.  The steel will reach Carmi  week.  next  A steam shovel has been put in  operation at the Summit.'  The railway contractors have  never had more than 450 men  working at one time this summer.  Grant, Smith & Co. have been  awarded the contract to build the  Kettle Valley railway from the  Summit to Penticton, 57 miles.  GYPSIES ARE COMING  .-A strange sight^was witnessed on  Mafnstreet today during* thehou'rs  when   traffic   was  at its   heighfc.-  Nine   wagon  loads   of  Bohemian  gypsies "in their brilliant hued cos-.-  tumeB drove through the city .en  route to northern Manitoba where  it is the intention of the travellers  to  found  a little colony.     They  have come   through   from South  Dakota and  have driven all  the  way.    The band is about a hundred  strong, swarthy handsome people,  travel stained and dusty.    Then-  pieces of   furniture   were in  the  wagons,  which were also   loaded  with their families.   The noticeable feature of the band was tho  large number of children,  whose  big eyes peered out over the streets  in astonishment.    There were 18  horses drawing the various wagons  and were all sorts and sizes.    The  man addressed gave the information as to their Ddestination  and  then  without further parley   the  procession drove on to the land of  promise.���������Winnipeg Free Press.  LET A CONTRACT  No time is being lost by.either  the Kettle Valley Railway or the  Great Northern in reaching the  Summit of Hope Mountains. Tho  Kettle Valley line has just  awarded to Twohy Bros., a contract for the construction of 13  miles of line from Coldwater Junction to Hope Summit, the work to  be finished within six months.  The Great Northern has called  for tenders for the building of 42  miles of line from Coalmont, near  Princeton, to Coquahalla Pass, the  work to bo completed by July of  next year.  The programme of the railways  from Hope Summit down the valley of the Coquahalla river to Hope  on the Fraser river has not beon  definitely announced but is generally supposed that they will carry  out tho proposal of jointly building  and operating a single railway.  ��������� ���������<:  .r  ���������.L THE   LEDGE;   GREENWOOD,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  THE  LEDGE  Is located at Greenwood, B. C, aud can be traced to many parts of  the earth. It comes to the front every Thursday morning, and  believes that hell would close up if love ruled thc world. It believes  in justice to everyone; from the man who mucks in thc mine to thc  king who sits on the cushions of the throne. If believes that ad  verlising is the life of trade; and that one of thc noblest works of  creation is the man who always pays thc printer.  Thc Ledge is $2.00 a year in advance, or $2.50 when not so paid.  It is postage free to all parts of Canada, Mexico, Great Britain and  the county of Bruce. To the United States'it is $2.50 a year, always  in advance.  R.   T.   LOWERY  "editor   and   financier.  GREENWOOD, AUGUST 22,  1912.  A blue mark hero indicates that your Subscription has  become deceased, and that tho editor would once more  like to commune with your collateral.  A lot in the town is  worth two  in the bush.  Noah was about the first man to  get on tho water wagon.  equal force to the South and California. We might remark that  Canada, since the era of gain and  speculation set in, is rapidly following the footsteps of the kind of  people that the worship of the dollar will produce in any part of the  world. When any people hoist the  dollar above honor they"must sink-  in the opinion of all who maintain  higher ideals. The mania for getting rich quick has driven the  Americans mad, and the result is  plainly seen in the long list of  murders, robberies, suicides, divorces, autocides, .railway wrecks  and other stories of graft and  horror dished up daily by the press  of tho United States. -Thoy want,  horrors with their coffee in the  morning ancl tho day is dull that  does not give them a surfeit. The  greed for gold kills honor, reason  repose and justice, and drives its*  victime into a living hell of unrest,  miser}', disease and insanity, un-  watered by love, and untouched by  thc vibrations of  the divinitj' that  places us upon a higher plane than  It is reported that the Okanagan^ h{jgg ^ ^^ .__ ^ mw]  will ship 2,500 carloads of fruit this  What is the difference between  playing lawn tennis or baseball on  Sunday.   Wiie.v ethics are |left out of religion, you get a coldness and  cruelty that has no equal on this  earth.    Is China when a merchant gives  short weight he is nailed to a wall  hy his ears. Jn this country many  merchants of that kind square  themselves by going to church  every Sunday?  Wk bar out three shell nion in  the Boundary, but open the gate for  the real estate - peddler. This real  estate game is one of the greatest  swindles of the age, and the government never bats an eye.  f-eason. It is also reported that the  hotels in that district are still serving guests with pickles from London, and canned peaches from  Ontario.  Tiie press agents are still work-  ing the country editors with free  publicity dope. We .are surprised that so many newspaper  men grab at this stuil like a fish  biting at a gilded fly. The editors  who uso free publicity matter do  nob buy many automobiles.  The Vancouver Truth says that  Bob Green is no orator, and can  look wiser than a tree full of owls  all the time. No matter what  others think Bob will always be an  idol in the' eyes of the Kaslo people with the exception of John  Keen and one or two more.  Thinking Themes  Money has so much to do with  happiness. Not that you can buy  happiness. But the higher human  values are all tangled up with such  things as borrowing/paying, inheriting, over charging, spending  and saving.  Seventy-six per cent, of divorces  and S3 per cent, of other forms of  marital disagreement are caused  by money; 87 per cent, of the  estrangements between parents and  children; 91 per cent, of broken  friendships. SS per cent, of church  troubles; 100 per cent, of wars; and  101 per cent, of political quarrels  can be traced to money. I love  these ' accurate looking figures.  There's something about a figure  that is like a club. Next time you  have an argument use them on  your opponent. Don't hesitate;  state your figures positively; nobody can deny them; you will  bludgeon everyone to silence.   ���������  But, to speak more loosely and  truthfully, if yon want to keep a  friend never have any financial  dealings with him; not even  mentally. Don't find out his income. Don't wonder how much  lie spends. Don't borrow nor lend.  Don't evon treat.  I know two men who travelled  all through Europe together, and  first made an agreemont between  themselves that neither should  spend one cont for the other, each  should buy his own railway tickets,  food and drink, oven to the  We print this;week a long article mihuteBfc issue. The msult was  by Ernest MeGaffey upon tho peo- -.jl0y ftr0 sfci]i on Hpnftkj,lg terrnB#  pie of the United States, in which t know another mm W]I0 ���������evei.  he hands them moro lemons than *en(lfl monoy cxcopt wheil h0 can  peaches.    As   he lived   40  years a{ion] to lose it.���������Dr. Frank Crane.  under tho starry flag before ho dis- ���������   covered Canada ho should know Arkansas has the longest pon-  what ho is talking about, although toon bridge in the world at Dar-  his remarks   do   not  apply with danolls.  Tiie revised edition of the New  Genesis has been issued by J. M.  McCIoskoy, "tha man from Phoenix." It is brimful of interest,  and one paragraph states that man  began to make his own gods about  '.'0,000 years ago. Wo knew this  had been gfing on for somo time,  but did not know that it had started so far back in the early days  until wo read Tosh's book. In  his little red-covered book he  prints a vast amount of original  and compiled matter that will make  the Puritans and Presbyterians sit  up and telephone for tho police.  A Hot Roast  The following article is written  by Ernest MeGaffey and appears  in the St. Louis Mirror:  "A residence of something over  forty years in thc United States had  not impressed me wilh its desirability as a place of residence.  Where I lived in thc "temperate  zone," so-called���������hiiinm'er was a  three months humid Gehenna, and  winter a four or live months siege  of blizzards, sleet, piercing weather  and bitter discomfort. All this,  while endiirablo, was monotonous.  In the next place, I always disapproved strongly, of the manner  in which the government of the  United States was carried on. Tt  may be remarked, in passing, that  the government continued to exist  and cany ou its affairs notwithstanding my disapproval. Tn fact,  I understand it is still "flourishing," after its own peculiar fashion.  However, I have lived to see numbers of my follow countrymen of  former days somewhat restive  under present conditions. Jf there  is a millennium at hand, no one  would be heller pleased than myself.  The grounds of my dislike to conditions in tho United States are in  part as follows:  Liberty in the United States is a  theory not a  fact.    Since  the retirement of King John Rockefeller  from  the throne  of  that country  Pierpont    I.,   his   successor,, has  wielded tho  sceptre  with  an iron  hand.    It is  true those monarehs  allowed papier macho presidents to  beelected and even encouraged the  blithesome populace  to shout,  "I  see you, Bill," or *0 You Teddy"  at these gentlemen on  fe������tal occasions.      But    neither   presidents,  senates, judges nor states were ever  permitted for one. moment seriously  to interfere with the reign of those  self-constituted emperors of finance.  Occasionally    a   president    was  called  to   order   in   a   verjr   peremptory    manner    by   his   ruler.  This is history, not  assertion, as  eveiy    American   knows.    Panics  were  kept in cold storage on Wall  street to intimidate the puppets in  the AVhite House, and capital was  king.  All this, while sinster is true.  At the other end of thc scale was  labor.    Guided   as a rule by  self-  seeking demagogues,   with  a few  honorable   exceptions,   this   great  force has  made a losing  fight for  better    conditions.    It   has   been  plundered of its treasure  by absconding  officials,   and   used as  a  ladder  by    ambitious   politicians.  Unscrupulous    business    interests  have   even   hired   crooked   labor  "leaders"    to    precipitate   strikes  against their business rivals, while  the rank aud file of those striking  believed in the justice of the cause.  Between   the    upper   and    the  nether   millstones of capital and  labor the middle classes, have been  ground   to powder.    In the larger  cities of the Union, labor and capital have been  carriing on  for 25  years a conflict  which  has ranged  from desultory guerilla skirmishing  to open  civil   war.    Neither side  cared a copper for the law.    And  for that matter,   tho   laws   were  totally ineffective.  All this, while ugly, is true.  And  this  brings  me to another  branch  in  tho discussion.    As   a  lawyer of about 12 years'  practice  in a mid-Western stato, I had considerable experience with both its  civil and criminal ]'urispru(h'iH:e.   I  very early   began to advise   my  clients to keep out of the courts, for  tho reason  that the opportunities  for appeal from court to court,' the  expense and delays causod thereby,  and tho labyrinthine complexities  of a system   whore technicalities  and the curious complaisance of  the higher   courts to corporation  lawyers so often deprived litigants  of theft rights, made recourse to  the courts mostly a farce.  Tho criminal law was so olastio,  so full of loopholes, and so admin  istered for apparently, the benefit  of malefactors, that murderers were  seldom hung, and crime was appallingly prevalent. This is true of a  majority of the statefi of the United  States. No other country, unless  it bo Camorra-ridden Italy, can  show such a criminal record per  thousand.  All this while deplorable, is true.  As a party man I was a Democrat. . I might as well have been a  Republican. I was attracted by  the* Jeft'ersonian phrases, "the  greatest good to the greatest number," "equal rights to all, and  special privileges to none," and  Lincoln's iridescent verbal fallacy,  "a government of the people, for  the people, and by the people." A  ten years' experience iu practical  politics in the United States convinced me beyond all reasonable  doubt that these glittering generalities had nothing to do with running the country.  The politicians controlled everything The so-called "respectable  citizens" would not mix in politics,  however they blustered in private,  or bloviated in public. They were  content to let anyone fill the offices,  so long as they were left to make  the money. The result was what  could be expect-d. Ineoinpit n's,  grafters and ignoramuses usurped  ofliees of highest trust, and dishonesty was rampant. All this,  however it my be denied, is true.  While capital, of course, is absolute ruler over the destinies of the  United States, itcan be confidently  asserted, without the least bitter-  There  ness, that money is its god  are,   no doubt,   many creeds and  chinches iu the country, and regular   services   are    hold   in   the  churches on   Sundays���������and   other  days, but Mammon is in reality tho  favorite   deity.    A   multi-millionaire  is regarded  with   almost as  much awe and veneration as a lord.  Men  eat,   drink,  sleep   and   live  money.    A strange chatter of dollars, dollars, dollars, follows one in  the    street    cars,   theatres,   roof  gardens,   elevators,   private   resi  deuces,   shops,   stores,   houses   of  worship,   sidewalks,    restaurants,  courts and clubs, even to thejvery  cloister and the hearth,  not stopping at the baseball park* and the  prize ring, where the gossip of price  of players and size of purses fought  for, mingles with the shouts of the  frenzied spectators.  All this is sordid but true.  The United States is possessed of  a very  handsome  flag, which has  been christened   "Old  Glory" by  some of its admirers.    This flag has  beeu  used  for many   years as a  political, commercial and financial  asset.    If a citizen complained of  the prevalence of crime and the  laxity of the criminal laws, he was  indignantly     referred     to    "Old  Glory."    If he  found  fault with  corruption among courts, juries and  politicians, he was adjured to remember "Old Glory."    In all processions of capital and labor, bitter  and   irreconcilable   foes   as   thoy  were, conspicuous among the banners was "Old Glory."  If men yearned for a little less  disorder,   unrest,   venality,   class  hatred, public scandal, rioting, etc.,  they    were    reminded- that    the  United States  "was the  greatest  country on God's green footstool,  and could lick all creation with ono  hand tied behind its back," and invited to take another peep at "Old  Glory."    When    the   meat  trust  barons   poisoned  a   lot of   Uhcle  Sam's soldiers in tho Cuban war by  means of rotten canned beef, somo  of the wealthier of theso victims  were returned to their sorrowing  relatives entvrappod   in   the protecting folds of "Old Glory."  . A flag which really stands, for  justice, honor and  high ideals is a  great    thing.    "Old    Glory    has  rather   lost   caste   of late years,  though,  through no intrinsic fault  of its own.  All this, while annoying, is true.  Tho American people,  individ  ually, present-one proposition. In  tho niass, they present a totally  different proposition.   -..���������,"  Individually, the cultured American gentleman has no superior  anywhere. He iB tho peer of any  man living. You will find him  scholarly, courteous, refined, sympathetic and manly. As a comrade, no bettor; as a friend, truo  as death. His ideals are high, and  his word is his bond.  All this? while exceedingly flattering, is strictly true.  The American people in tho mass,  on the contrary, are "finished and  finite clods, untroubled by a spark."  Sharp and smart,1 I grant you; but  commonly coarse', and usually ignorant of the finer elements of  courtesy. Loud, vain, arrogant  and disputatious, they are at once  the despair of their well bred  countrymen and the delight of  those foreigners -who think they  see in such cattle the universal  "American type." They are not  even crude caricatures of ,the true  American, but they flourish apace  on the steamships, railway trains,  promenades, and in. the theatres,  art galleries, dining rooms and  hotels, sometimes far from their  native land, and always tho trail of  the dollar is over them all.  This, while unpleasant,  is true.  The standard of average intellectual and artistic taste among  the masses, in the United States is  simply grotesque. . It. is the same  standard now as the one which  dubbed Poe "the jingle man," and  discharged Walt Whitman from a  (Concluded on Next Page)  H. W. Farmer & Co.,  REAI/ ESTATE,  Rock Creek, B. C.  JtjtJtJtjtJtJtJtJtJtJtjXjtJfi'JtJtJlt  CO., I/TD.  Leaves Mother Lode  9,30 a.  m.  ���������  . 6:30 p.  m.  :  Leaves Greenwood  2:00 p.   in.  8:30 p.   m.   ,  ..-������������������ *-���������������������������*  ' *>  *>  leaves H  %      Saturday   last    stage  ���������"i* Mother Lode 6ji. in.   Returning*,  "J leaves Greenwood 10 p. ni,  **���������* -  *> ~       ~~      '  ���������"������������������j -       Greenwood Office  HOTEL  "J NORDEN  jtJtJtJtjtJtJtJtJtjtjSjSjtJtJtJtJt  When you want a headstone or  monumcut write to the Kootenay  Monumental Works, Nelson, B.C.  Subscribers are reminded that  The Ledge is $2 a year when  paid iu advance. When not so  paid it is $2.50 a year.  CHX-wv-,XMX,-!*w*X^  b  your Razors Honed  and. Your Baths at  FRAWLEYS  ARBER SHOP  LYNN CREEK DAIRY  ^  DELIVERED  To any part of the city or district  J. McDONELL, Proprietor  WESTERN - - HOTELS.  NKWIIIAKKKT   nOTJEI,    '  Is the home for "all tourists and  millionaires visiting1 New Denver, British Columbia. *  .    A. JACOBSON. Proprietor!  TIIK -PROVINCE    HOTEC  ��������� Grand Forks, B.C., is in the centre  of the city, and furnishes the public  with   every    accommodation    at  ��������� reasonable rates.  KmJl I.uracil, Proprietor,'  TIIK 'KASI.O   UOTKI,  . Kaslo, B. C���������   is a  comfortable  home for ali who.travel to that  '  city. .-,     .   ,  Cockle & Fapwortn.  SUBDimOOKE   HO0SK ,    '  NolBon; B. C. Ono minute's walk '  ' from C.  Pf R   station.   Cuiaine  unexcelled; Well heated and ven-..  tilated.  LAYINGE & DUNK, Propiletors.  TUKMONT   HOU8K     -  Nelson, B. C, is run on the Ani-  - . erican and European plan. Steam  heated rooms. All white labor.  Special attention paid to dining  room.  ItiitiHomo Ss Cmniil'ell, Props,  TULAMEEN HOTEL  Princeton,  B.  C. is the   headquarters   for  miner's,   investors  and railroad men.   A  fine loca-  ,    /tion and everything first class  KIRKPATRICK & MALONE, Proprietors.  Frank Fletcher  Provincial Land Surveyor, ���������  Nelson, B. C.  J. B,  CAMERON,  -Leading Tailor of tho Kootenaya.  KASLO,    B.   C.  Greenwood' City .WatcrworKs Company  nniuKSVir.T.K  nonsr..  Bridesville,   B.C.   This   hotel   is  within easy reach of all the leading  . Boundary towns aud the centre ol  a fine farming district.  THOMAS   WAI.SII,   Proprietor.  LAKKVIICW   HOTEL,  in* Nelson, B. C,   employs   all  white help and is a home for the  .      world at jl.00 aday.  ���������.*.*.* .  Nap. Blallette, Proprietor.  HOTEL CASTLEGAR, Castlegar Junc-  'tion. ��������� All modern. ,I5xcellenl  accomodations for tourists and  drummers. Boundary train leaves  here at 9.10 a.m.  W. H.  CAGE. Proprietor  GRANITE CREEK HOTEL  Granite Creek, B. C.    Hcaclquar-  . ters.for miners, prospectors and  ��������� railroad men.   Gcod stabling* in  connection.  \Tasty- meals  and  pleasant rooms. '  H. GOODISSON, Proprietor  HOTEL KEREMEOS.  Opposite depot. Extensive alterations have recently been made  rendering this hotel one of the  most comfortable iu'-the interior*  A choice selection of liquors and  cigars. New pool room and sample  rooms in connection. ,*_  Mrs. A. F. KIRBY.  GREENWOOD. |  w* O* jet* *3^ ������*���������* t2ri %3* i3* ������5* *3* W* w��������� O* c'* *5* *t5* v*  St.   THOMAS I  % CLOTHES CLEANED      *  % PRESSED AND REPAIRED     ^  l TAILOR - GREENWOOD 5  %  *  jf^-^-jPtPjfjrjfjPjpjf-sj-jpjpjfjPjf?  CITV  Baggage  transferred to  any part of the City. Furniture moved to any part of  the District. General Dray-  ing of all kinds.  SIDNEY OLIVER.  ALGOMA HOTEL  Deadwood, B. C. This hotel is  within easy distance Qf Greenwood  and provides a comfortable home  for travellers. . The bar has the  best of wines, liquors and cigars.  JAMES HENDERSON, Proprietor  THE SIMILKAMEEN HOTEL  Princeton. This hotel is new, comfortable  wcll-furnislied, and is close to tiie railway  .'depot.* Modern accommodation and sample rooms.  SUMMERS & WARDLE, Proprietors  GREENWOOD and   .  MIDWAY STAGE  Leaves Greenwood for Spokane  at 7 a. m., and for Oroville at 2:30  p. m. Charles Russkll.  ARMI is situated on the West Fork of the  Kettle rivet-Vat its junction with Wilkinson  creek, It is 57 miles from Greenwood and  75 miles from Grand Forks, It is located  on a large plateau on the west bank of the Kettle  river "and^ will be the central town for a dozen  smaller mining camps, For the next two years it  will be the supply point for the Kettle Valley railway during the construction of that road to Pentic/  ton/87 miles,  CARMI has mining, timber and agricultural  resources of great value, It has gold mines right at  the townsite, and is a good smelter site,  Lots are being sold at from $50 to $250 each,  Invest your money at home,  For further particulars apply to ���������  CARMI   TOWNSITE   CO.,  CARMI,      B,    C.      ^  1  t.  c ��������� el  THE .LEDGE,   GREENWOOD,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA1.  ,, '._i.:"'/^^m  .���������'���������-y"'*'^������n*&.t|  i ���������     m*, '    .'���������-(*��������� 'W ^-sB  ���������   ���������_.--    '���������    .!'���������;������ rM?l  /, -   _   -     /;���������<   rt'>->j*-''HB  ,*.. .^���������'���������������������������"V-'^i  ���������;������>c������hkk������<:":-'*:-**^^^^  TEMPERANCE  is all right if shorn of humbuggery.  , Too much water drinking is  just  ,.-.as injurious as too much liquor or  anything else.'  OUR PURE WINES  AND LIQUORS  are medicinal if not abused. Every  ��������� household should have a moderate  supply of pure wines or .liquors in  the closet for emergency���������Either  . unexpected visitors or sudden ill- ���������  ness'1 when a drop of pure liquor  iu time may forestall all necessity  for drugs.  A Hot Roast (Concluded)  ?  $  r  r  ?  f.  | Greenwood Eiqwr gompany, Importers, Greenwood, B. &. f  -S<*k**-:������x������:������x**^^  We are the only manufacturers of wire wound  wooden,pipes between the Atlantic and Pacific,  These pipes will stand any reasonable pressure,  and when filled with water and covered with  earth they will last over a thousand years. They  will not break even when water in them is frozen  solid, Cheap pipes for irrigation purposes and a  higher priced pipe that will stand any pressure,  WATTSBURG LUMBER CO,  WATTSBURG, B, C. ��������� PROCTOR, B, G  ������������*s^--'*-*-������-'?������^'*****-f-***"^^  P. B  C  I  ���������it  i  I COPPER STREET, GREENWOOD, B.C.  i-  "���������        ���������-*    ���������  Dealers in Fresh and'Salt Meats, Fish  ancl Poultry.- Shops in nearly all-the  towns of the Boundary, and Kootenay."  ���������ytimimtmnmmiiitiitmnfiimmnii^inmtmiimiiimin-4  I Greenwood to Phoenix Stage I  5~ Leaves Greenwood Daily at .3 p. m. -rs  ������E Arrives Greenwood Daily at 10.a. m.    \   3  S~ GREENWOOD OFFICE        - - CLUB CIGAR STORE ~3  g H.   M ���������;, LAING,   PROPRIETOR g  ew������G9������Q9999Q&999999089^m0Q������0QQm&m99m999999Q999  ANALYSIS OF'WATER  Chlorine   : ��������� 8.14  Sulphuric Acid  363*43  Silica   74-29  Lime  84.57"  Alkalies as Soda   5*9**  Magnesia .<���������  232.00  Lithia  ' -86  Sulphuretted Hydrogen 32.00  Has recently been thoroughly  renovated and re-furnished, aud  is now the greatest health rer  sort upon the continent. Natural hot water in baths, 124 degrees of heat. A course of baths  at Halcyon will cure nervous  and muscular diseases and eliminate rheumatism and metalic  poisons from the system. The  water heals liver, kidney and  stomach complaints. The rates  are $2 a day up; or $12 weekly  up.. Postoffice, express and telegraph offices in connection.  pretty ��������� clerkship    for   publishing  "Leaves   of Grass."    The , same  standard which ignored Kerheys in  sculpture and .Innes   in painting.  The same standard which removed  Hawthorne from his position in the  Massachusetts' custom   house   because,., he was a '-literary feller,",  and which* has lately set upabrum-  magen    chamber   of   forty   ''Immortals, "^most of whose members  are better fitted for membership in  a chamber of oblivion.  ' What more crushing .proof as to  the universal mediocrity here, than  the fact that millions of amiable,  moral,    and    God-fearing   people  (probably a majority of those who  are able to read)  honestly believe  that William D. Howellsis a great  novelist, James W. Eiley a poet,  and  William   Jennings   Bryan   a  great orator?  The Chautauquan assemblyis the  arbiter    of   average    intellectual  "taste"    in    America,   and   such  sonorous    bladerdash  Prince of Peace"  of the pabulum it assimilates. ���������  ��������� All  this,  while humorous in the  last degree, is true.   ���������   '  The average American is a "business man." "Commerce and business are, of courso, vital factors in  the life of every nation. But not  to the exclusion of all the other  factors. Business need not be-"  come a mania merely'because it is  necessary. But the average American isrobsessed by '.'business." A  college course is rarely more lasting than an attack of measles.  Thc average collegian in the United  States gets a thin veneer of "culture" at his Alma'Mater, but this  Bun-dries, cracks,-' and peels off  under the fierce white light of  commercialism  an  ex-  . as     "The  is a fair sample  1  and    leaves   him  more barren  than ever,  See  William Boyd, Proprietor,      :     :  ^99900m099990999999999999999<S999@^999999Q90������999���������^  fialcyon, B. 0.  '* 8  mentally  so that his chief'intellectual asset  remaining is his college "yoll."  All this, while it may raise doubt  in the minds of many readers, is  true. '  It is quite true that in every  city, town and community in the  United States thero is a small  coterie of high-class men and  women, who are striving des-  perately to better governmental,  intellectual, moral and spiritual  conditions. But the force of apathy  on the one hand and corruption on  .the other are too strong for them.  Today, the American charter" in  the mass is superficial, slangy, obtuse, narrow and cynical. Most  Americans are simply human cash  registers.  Like many another-man whose  people, livelihood, family aud  LEDGE ADS, BRING RESULTS  SWBOKE  Mountaineer and Kootenay Standard Cigars.    Made by*  J. C. THELIN & Co., NELSON.  Don't Be HOODWINKED  WE NEVER CHANGE BRANDS  r  ARE A I QUALITY  IS  TheBRILLIANTES  Arc the Best Clear llavanas In Canada  Made by Union Lalior in the best II v-  Bienlc Factory in tliecouutry.   Call for  tliem and get value for your money Instead of rope  ���������WILBERG & WOLZ, Prop. B.C. Cigar  Factory, New Westminster. B. C  ASS AYE ���������****   ''���������������������������'  E; -W. WIDDOWSON, Assayer nnd  Chemist, Box biioS, Nelson, I). C.  Charge*���������Gold, Silver, Lead or Copper,  $i each. Gold-Silver, or Silvor-Lead,  Jtr.50, Prices for other metals: Coal,  Cement, Fireclay analyses on application. The largest custom assay office in  British Columbia. ���������  STARKEY & CO.  ' nelson, b. c.  wholesale  dealers in  Produce   and   Provisions  ;������||WMiiMNj  .xcuraon  ares  To principal points in Eastern  Canada and United States  Tickets are First-class and will be on Sale  May 17,18. 24,29: June 1, 6.7,8.13,14,-  15.17,18,19, 20. 21. 24, 25, 27, 28. 29,,  and many other dates In July, August and-,  September. Limited to 15 days on going  journey. Good to return until October 31st.  Stopovers allowed.  Greenwood and Kooteiiny points to  WiINNIPEG ;......... ..$60.00  TORONTO    91.50  MONTREAL ..'.���������������.. ������������������- 105.00  St. JOHN, -N.'.'B.;  120.00*  St. PAUL....    60.00.  CHICAGO.   ��������� 72.50  NEW YORK..  108.50  BOSTON  110.00  Ask yo.ur local C.P.R, Ticket Agent  for particulars regarding routes, limits,  stopovers, etc., and for excursion fores  to other points.  '.    E. R. REDl'ATK,  Ticket Agent,  Greenwood, 11. C,  J. A. MeDONALD,  District Passenger Agent,  Nelson. Hi C.  on-  viroment bind him to a certain  locality, I staid in tbe United  States long after its demerits had  palled on me. Like Daniel iu the  lion's den, I was cast there, and  made the best of it. But happening, providentially, to arrive in the  city of Victoria, British Columbia,  Canada, I found (with comparatively minor draw-backs) a condition of people, climate, government  of stability, which forcibly reminded me of the old lines;  "This is the place I long have sought,  Ami mourned because I found it not."  laws aro enforced rigidly and  quickly, without regard to wealth  or'poverty; where crimo is almost  unknown, and the punishment of  crimo swift and sure; where  character, at least at present writing, counts most in public and  private life, where the standard of  civic and commercial honoris high;  where labor troubles are practically  unknown; whore freedom is real  not imaginary;*: whero tho people  are the actual rulers, not mere  pawns in the hands-- of political  gamblers; where the climate is  ideal, all-year one, with no  tremes.of either beat or cold; where  money, base-ball, pugilism and  politics are not'the,exclusive topics  of conversation; where life is  modelled on saner arid kindlier  methods:where culture is widely diffused; where individuals in public  office are selected for ability and integrity; where newspapers and periodicals are devoid of the sensational  and the prurient; where courtesy  is the average daily bread of life;  and where, in divers -many ways,  the. United States-is double discounted as a'place'to live in, I  do not -claim these characteristics  are universal, btit they - are the  average.  All this will seem almost too  astonishing to be true' to some of  my American friends, but I can  assure them it is true.  Yet even heiv the signs of- the  times point to an approaching evil  with the'steady trend of people to  Victoria. That even is tlie growing tendency to give money ancl  display .undue preference in the  summing up of existence. To combat this foolish and fatal reasoning is tho duty of avery man and  woman who has the welfare of  business at heart; to preserve the  old fashioned ideals and aspirations  is the very life of the Dominion and  the strength of the empire.  With the differences between the,  two countries before me, as I have  indicated' it was little wonder that  I became a Canadian citizen. A  country owes something to* its  citizens, as well-as the citizen to  tho country. Judged by this  criterion, tbe United States does  not seem to me to be a great  country, except in wealth and area.  The United States is cursed today with quack reformers, quack  doctors, quack divines and quack  politicians. All of them are full of  sound and fury���������signifying nothing. Each of them is building industriously from the top down, instead of' from bottom up. The  United States will never become a  really great country until the people there get the money microbe  out of their blood, and the average  American in the mass,, is possessed"  part,   at least���������of   a   mind  OOOOOOCJOOOOOOOOOCCC  ooo  8  WHO'S WHO  IN CANADA g,  Q0CX3O0J3000000QO00000O000OO  ANSON McEIM  McKim Limited  Creative advertising lias probably  done more to develop trade in this  country than anything else ��������� at least  it has convinced many manufacturers  and merchants that It Is one thing to  have goods for sa>le and another 'to  sell by, the old fashioned methods  anl salesmanship alone.   The public,  ��������� which today da a reading public, demand from the'retailers certain, ar-  ��������� tides and no other and the retailers���������  'to keep thedr shops open ��������� in turn  'must stock those articles. This creative advertising, which has been  ��������� brought   to   a   fine   art,   demanding  ability  of a high order, necessarily;  NEW ADVERTISING SCALE.  The newspapers iu Greenwood, Phoenix and Grand Porks have adopted the  following scale for legal advertising:  Application   for   Liquor  Licence  (3������ days) $5.00.  Certificate, of Improvement Notice  (60 days)...'.- $7.50  Application to Purchase Land No-  ,   liees (60days) '.T...' $7.50  Delinquent Co-owner Notices  (90  days) $10.00  Waler Notices (small)  .JJ7.S0  All other, legal advertising, 12 cents a  line, single column, for the first insertion; and 8 cents a line for each subsequent insertion.  Nonpariel measurement  John  JVTei^eliatf  Proprietor.  COUNTY COURT OF YALE.  A SITTING Of tlio County Court of Yule will  beholden 111 thc Court Houso, Greenwood,  on Tuesday tlio 10th day of September, 1012, at  eleven o'clock in thc forenoon.  By order,  WALTER DEWDNEY,  Repristrar C. C. of Y.  ���������Ill  whose ideal is character, not coin.  - This is no twenty-four hour  diversion, but a process requiring  the changing of the entire present  national characteristics. It means  miny years' vigilance and effort,  and a reasonable infusion of sackcloth aud ashes.  It must begin in the home. How  much dicipline does the average  young American get���������boy or girl-  in the average American home?  How deeply do the American  schools and colleges concern themselves in teaching character as  wall as mathematics to tneir pupils?  What does "success" mean to  the average American beyond  money, power and display? Don't  get angry, and wave "Old Glory,"  but consider this question as applying not only to the rising generation  iu the United States, but to the  risen generation as well.  The country is dollarized to its  very marrow. You know it! I  know it! The golden ca-lf has his  hoofs firmly planted in the temples  as well as iu market place. With  all due respects to church, school  aud state in the United States,  aud to the average ^pwents, they  have failed to cnvolvo a national  average character of high and stern  ideals. Until this is done, the  babble about the initiative and  referendum, tho recall of judges,  or of supremo court decisions,  third parties, woman's suffrage,  single tax, government by commission or omission, is as meaningless  and incoherent as "the gibbering  of apos by tho dead sea."  ANSON McKIM  means specialization by artists and  expert ad writers who qualify for, the  work by long practice. Such is the  principal work of the Advertising  agencies like McKim's, though there  are many other branches which entail detail work beyond the ken of  the layman.  When   Ansom   McKim   opened   hia  little   office   some   twenty-two   years  ago as an advertising agent, he had  already had a large experience in the'  advertising , and   .business    ends    of  newspaperdom as Montreal representative of the Toronto-Mail and Empire,  and no one knew better than he the  difficulties    and    shortcomings    that  met the advertiser at every turn.   He  realized that bis chance of success lay  in. suggestions and honest advice in  the  taking up .of proper  newspaper  space and its utilization to the best  advantage to bring returns.   Mr. McKim met with success at the outset.  Firms   who  were   already  large   advertisers    appreciated    the    agency's  methods, and men who had never advertised before were convinced of its  necessity   if  they   were   to   compete  successfully with their more pushful  rivails, with the result that the agency  grew apace, the newspapers got more  business and the public better value.  Mark   the   contrast   between    the  English  and  Canadian  agencies.    In  Great Britain the agent buys so much  space in newspapers and  magazines  at the lowest price and sells  to the  highest bidder which obviously means  poor  returns   to  the  advertiser, "for  the    agent   has    no    responsibility,  whereas the Canadian agent, entirely,  depending on returns for continuous'  patronage, is very responsible to the-  advertiser. This to a great extent has  been brought about by McKim whose  system of coaching forced his rivals  to follow suit as well as his principle  of dealing squarely with the papers.  He made tlie proprietors tell the truth  about their circulation and  paid for  space accordingly and, what has been  a God send to many of the smaller  publications, promptly.   N*o fooling or  bunkum  about McKim;   all  must bo  above board if a journal wants to do  business   with   his   agency   and   the  newspapermen like him the better for  it all.  Mr. McKim was born in Lennox,  Ont., in 1855 so that he is in his  prime and if looks denote anything  he has .outside hard work, taken  great care of his health. He first  came to Montreal in 1878 as business  and advertising representative for  the Mail and Empire and established the McKim agency in 1889.  For recreation Mr. McKim goes in for  golf and racquets being member of the  Royal Golf Club of which he was captain for two years and the Canadian  Forest and Stream Club. He is also  member of St. James Club, Montreal.  Synopsis of Coal Mining Regulations.  ���������"���������OAL mining rights of the Dominion,  ^"* in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the Northwest Territories and in a portion of British  Columbia, may be leased for a term of  twenty-one years at an annual rental of  $1 an acre. Not more than 2,560 acres  will be leased to one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made  by the applicant in person to the Agent  or Sub-Agent of the district in which the  rights applied for are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must be  described by sections, or legal sub-divisions of sections, and in unsurveyed  territory the tract' applied for shall be  staked out by the applicant himself.  Each'application must be accompanied'  by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if  the rights applied for are uot available,  but not otherwise. A royalty shall be  paid on the merchantable output of the  mine at the rale of five cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity of merchantable coal mined and pay tbe 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  be made to the Secretary of the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to any  Agent or Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���������Unauthorized publication of this  advertisement will not be paid for.  nelson, B, g.  W. C.l-PJSLCS; Proprietor.  First-class in everything.  Steam heat, electric light,  private baths. ' Telephone  in every room. First-class  bar and barber shop.    ,  'Bus meets all trains.  GRAND CENTRAL  -HOTEL-  Opposite Postoffice;*- NELSON, B. C.  American nnd.European Plans.  - H* H. PITTS, Prop.  Extra Municipal  Wholesale   Liauor  Licence  NOTICE  Notice is hereby given that on the 2nd  day of September next application will be  made to the Superintendent oi Provin-'1  cial Police, for the grant of an Extra-  Municipal Wholesale Licence for the sale  of liquor in and upon the premises known  as the Greenwood Liquor Co., Greenwood,  B.C.  Dated this 1st day of August, 1912.  JAMES McCREATH  Greenwood Liquor Co.  CENTRAL HOTEL  PHOENIX.  One of the largest-'hotels in  the city. Beautiful location,  fine rooms and tasty meals.  A. O. JOHNSON  PROP.  QUEEN'S   HOTEL,  PHOENIX      B.   C.  The "Newest and Largest Hotel in  the City. Everything neat, clean  and comfortable. Steam heat and  electric light. Meals and drinks at  all hours.  CHISHOLM & HARTMAN  Props.  ON PARLE FRANCAIS  MTIOM HOTEL  GREENWOOD, B. C.  The   Really Best House  in the Boundary.  Recently Remodelled and  Strictly Up-to-Date.  Restaurant in connection  WILS0S' 3rncI)0*>'ALU,  Poet  ��������� "When "The Shame of Cloderich" appeared in Toronto Jast June, that remarkable ballad caused a Rood deal  of enquiry about the author, Frederick  Maclean. It proved, however, that  the real author used a pen name.  Wilson MacDonald, who wrote this  poem, js a graduate of Mc.Master, and  a Toronto man. The poem, "Purified," Is tlie subject of a Uoston story.  In a mixed company, a professor of  literature there severely criticized  ���������some of Mr. MacDonald's work, declaring that Klr>ling was the only  writer of the present day. "Have you  seen hda last poem," asked Mr. Mac-  Donald, who voluntcorcd to read a  copy he had. The professor was delighted, and descanted upon tlio  beauties of the verses. "When ho left  there was a general laugh at his  expense.  Mr. MacDonald's abilities aro not  confined to poetry; ho has composed  eome really good music, ono of his  ploces in particular "True Love Can  Never Die" being very fine.  In tlie Matter of the Estate of Gorman  West, late of Bull Creek, West Fork  Kettle    River,    British    Columbia,  Deceased.  j\J OTICE is herebj- given that all per-  ' "    sons having claims against the late  Gorman West, who died on or about the  Sth day ofjuly, 1912, are required to furnish particulars thereof to   the   undersigned, duly verified.  And that after the 1st day of October,  1912, thc executor will proceed to distribute the assets of the said deceased  among the persons entitled thereto, having regard oidy to the claims of which  lie shall then have had notice.  Dated at Greenwood, B. C, this 25th  day of July, 1912.  A. S. BLACK  Executor.  Copper Street, Greenwood, B. C.  OWEN   B07ER  PROP.  NELSON HOUSE  "NELSON.  European Plan.  Cafe open day and night.   Bar.  Merchant's luuch 12 to 2.  w.  A. WARD  Phone 27.  PROPRIETOR.  P. O. Box 597.  Mrs. Jellus: "I'm afraid my husband Is hiding something from me."  Mrs. Callus: "So Is mine ��������� his  money!"  immmimsmmsmitiwmmm  Is a GREAT THING  About Float.  Float is not a periodical.  It is a book containing 86  illustrations all told, and  is filled with sketches and  stories of western life.   It  tells how a gambler cashed  in after the flush days of  Sandon ; how it rained in  New Denver  long  after  Noah was dead ;   how a  parson took a   drink   at  Bear Lake in early days ;  how justice was dealt in  Kaslo   in   '93;   how the  saloon man outprayed the  women in Kalamazoo, and  graphically ..depicts   the  roamings   of   a   western  editor among the tender-  feet in tho cent belt.   It  contains the early history  of Nelson and a romance  of the Silver King mine.  In   it are  printed three  western poems, and dozens of articles top numerous to mention.   Send for  one before it is too late.  Tho  price   is  25   cents,  postpaid to any part of the  world.   Address  all   letters to  R. T. Lowery  GREENWOOD, B. 0.  ALEXANDRA HOTEL  OKANOGAN FALLS  This hotel is situated in one  of the most delightful sections of the Okanogan and  provides ample and pleasant*  accommodation forthe tourist,   sportsman and farmer.  Information  about the district   cheerfully   furnished.  Stage line to Oroville, and  steamer on the lake.  ARN0TT & H1NE      -      Proprietors  WINDSOR HOTEL  The Windsor Hotel is one of the  best furnished hotels in tlie West.  It is located in the heart of Greenwood and within easy reach of all  the financial and commercial institutions of the Copper Metropolis. Heated with steam and lit  by electricity. Coinmodioussam-  pie rooms. The bar is replete  with all modern beverages and  . the cafe never closes. Rooms  reserved by telegraph.  The Windsor Hotel Co  J. E. Cartier, Mgr.  In the Supreme Court of British Columbia  In the Estate of Edward George Warren  Deceased  ALL persons having claims against the  estate of Edward George Warren, who  died in Greenwood, B. C, on the 4H1 day  ofjuly, 1912, are required to send particulars of the same, duly verified, to the  undersigned, on or before the rsth day of  October, iqi2; and all persons indebted  to the said deceased are required to pay  such indebtedness forthwith to the undersigned. After the said I5U1 day of October,*-1912, the Administratrix: will proceed to distribute thc estate of the said  deceased among the persons entitled  thereto, having regard only to the claims  of which she shall then have notice.  Dated this 31st day ofjuly, 1912.  ALEXANDER W. STRICKLAND,  Merritt, II. C.  Attorney-in-fact for Wilhclniina Agnes  Warren, the Administratrix of the said;  estate. '  \P%M  \  *-i THE   LEDGE,   GREENWOOD,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  j  0-  OO O O O 000<>0<><K'^OCK'K*KX)^<>00<>0  \    BOUNDARY MINES    |  OCH>0000"OC><K)0<K><>CK>CK>OC><><K>00  Last week the Rawhide shipped  (i,4S)S tons of ore.  Last week the Granby mine  shipped 24,GG7 tons of oro.  Last week the Granby smoltor  treated 24,005 tons of ore.  Last week the Mother Lode  mine whipped S,2S0 tons of ore.  Last week tho Greenwood  smelter treated M.5S0 tons of ore.  Last week the Napoleon mine  (-.hipped 029 tons of ore.  Last week the shipments of  blister copper from tlio Granby  smelter amounted to 395,000, a  total for the year 'of 13,007,500  pounds.  00000<>C-0<H>CK>0<>CK>0<X>0<>OOCK>0  I   B, C, MIfflC NEWS   |  o o  OO CM>0<>CKXKKK>O<>OX>O<>C>0<>0 OOOO  After years of dormancy old  Summit camp is awakening to the  mystical touch of capital combined  with energy and enterprise. Spokane mining men have recently  carried out development on the  Treasure Mountain mine which exposes ore of such high ..grade and  quality as to leave no doubt of the  birth of another great mining  camp. "Under the guidance of W.  Dornberg, Treasure Mountain  looms large as an ore producer.  In the face of a tunnel 104 feet in  and Newton creeks would be very  much assisted. Mr. Lambert is  deserving encouragement in this  respect. He has spent a lot of  money in former years trying to  reach the bed of Granite creek,  twice losing the dam he constructed. His success now will  act as a strong incentive to the  placer mining industry in this  section.  Charles Camsell, Dominion geologist, was in town Monday, having* come from Bridge" river, Lil-  looot district, via Merritt and Tulameen. Ho visited the diamondif-  erous district near Tulameen, but  had nothing new to add to his report still in the hands of the government printers at Gttawa, for  which many interested persons are  anxiously waiting.. Mr. Camsell  goes from here to Victoria, where  he will present a paper to the Canadian Mining Institute, which  meets there shortly. Mr. Camsell  would have been delighted to visit  a number of the camps in the  Princeton district, but his time was  limited and he took a run to Voigt  camp for a brief visit.���������Princeton  Star.  A unique case of high grade ore  quarrying is going on at thoiJtica,  where Jack Chisholm and two  men have a contract for taking out  a'nd lowering'a thousand feet a considerable quantity of ore exposed at  the apex of the No. 1 or "small"  lead.    This ore is being taken from  Those who fear the inroads of  oil on the market for coal' will  have their fears set at reft by the  fact that tho world's shipping,  half of which will traverse the  Pacific ocean, consumes annually  75,000,000 tons of coal valued at  over 8250,000,000. Of this Japan  furnishes 2,000,000 tons, and Australia 1,000,000 tons. British Columbia, with its immense coal resources, can control tho coal trade  of the Western Pacific, which  moans tho entire coasts of the  continents of North and South  America, and the coal mining industry of this province has thus an  immense and assured future beforo  it.  As to wages in Italy, the highest  paid workmen nre smiths,* who get  from 77 cents to % 1 35 a d<iy.  Among other unpleasant taxes  there used to be a tax on the English hearth. The tax collector  made his assessment by counting  tho chimneys.  length there is from 20 to 30 inches  ,   , ���������n a point almost at the-summit of  chute now  oO       v  the   famous   Paddy's   peak.    Al-  thoough   its   existence   has   been  known of since the early days,  it  has been covered with snow most  of the time since then aud at least  during the time that C.   F.   Cald  well has been in control, has been  imposssblo   to   get   at.    The   extremely   light   snowfall   the   past  winter has made it possible to get  into the ore shoot this Bummer, the  snow and ice having melted sufficiently to allow of the oro being  located  without any   unnecessary  expense.      Judging from appearances tlie vein matter around  the  ore   shoot   has   eroded   for  some  depth, but this has been replaced  by a quantity of loose rock that  has   slid   down   from higher  up.  The ore  body is nearly live feet  wide and no idea can bo obtained  as to how far this width extends.  At the present time two men are  taking out fifty sacks per day and  a third  of the contractors is engaged in the construction of a trail  to the mine camp a thousand  feet  below.���������Kaslo Kootenaian.  of pure galena in a  fec-t long.    This tunnel will be extended  100  feet  now  and by the  first of October a contract will  be  let which will cover tho  winter's  development operations.     A depth  of 1S5 feet has been attained  and  this will increase as tho work advances   in   the   tunnel.       Assays  ��������� average from 180. to 300 ounces in  silver.     Col. N. E. Linsley,. mining  expert,  in  company  with  J.  ���������Goldstein,   "W.   W.  Dreyfoos and  Andy   Jensen,    recently     visited  Treasure   Mountain   mine,   going  via   Tulameen   and   the   Summit  camp trail, and brought with them  somo fine samples.    They are all  enthusiastic over the exposure of  solid galena ore and the dump is  growing visibly with this valuable  product.    They are all anxious to  get this ore to transportation  but  until a wagon road is made it is  impossible    to   reach    Tulameen  where the end  of the railway is  hoped for soon.     If a right-of-way  were cut out and some  grading  done this fall it would   aid   ore  hauling on sleighs this winter and  thus encourage mining.    A,large  amount of supplies will be required  this   winter.     The   energy   with  which the gentlemen named  have  taken hold of Treasure Mountain  proves   that   they   are   not   mere  vapid, vocal miners,  but business  investors, who want quick action  on  their money.    Such  men  deserve to make good.  E. A. Lambert, well known  in  placer mining circles in  the  early  days of Yukon and Atlin, is building a dam on Granite creek  near  the north fork, from which he will  build a flume to carry the creek at  low water.    He expects  to reach  good pay in gold aud platinum at  tho bed of the creek in the canyon  and is extending the flume 850 feet  lor that purpose and will use about  10,000 feet of lumber in construction.    Ho is giving employment to  somo eight men at present.    As  there is no other wagon road up  Granite creek the difficulty of packing in  provisions and lumber  is  very great and   tedious,   in   one  place having to use aerial transportation on a   wiro  rope.    The  suggestion is made to extend   the  wagon road from  Capt. Holmes'  ranch   to   the   North   Fork   coal  mines and thence to Badger creek,  giving access to arablo land and  largo pine,  spruce and fir timber  area along upper  Granito  creek.  In thus opening tip now country  tho mining industry along Granito  SEALliD TENDERS artdies-edlo the under,  signed, and (iddrpssed "Tender for the  Construction of a Dmaku-.iicr in Victoria  Harbor, B. C." will be received at tills olhcc  until 4.00 p. in., on Thursday .September 5, l'M2,  for the construction of a llrcakn-alcr.it Victoria  Harbor, Victoria, 11. C  Plans, specification and form of contract can  he .seen and forms of tender obtained at this  Department and at the oflices of \V. Henderson, Resident Architect, Victoria, 11. C; C. C.  Worsfold, Esq., District Engineer, New Westminster, 13. C; J. G Sine;, Esq., District Ene;i-  neer,Toronto, Out.: J. L. Midland, Esq., District. Eii**inecr,������Iontreill,Qiie ; A.Docary, Esq.,  nistrict Ene;inccr, Quebec, Que.; and on application to the Postmaster at Vuncauver, H. C,  Persons tenderiuy are notified that tenders  will not be considered unless made on the  printed forms supplied, aud signed with their  actual gig-natures, staling- their occupations  and places of residence. In the case of linns  the actual signature, the nature of the occupation, and place of residence of each member of  the firm must he tfiven.  Each tender must be accompanied by an  accepted cheque on a chartered bank, made  payable to the order of the Honorable the  Minister of Public Winks, equal to ten per  cent (10 p.c.) of llie amount of the tender, which  will be forfeited if tlie purs^n tuiideriuir decline  to eule** into a contract when called upon lo  do so, or fail to complctt- tl.e work coiitincted  for. If the tender be not accepted the cheque  will bo returned.  The Department does not bind itself to  accept the lowest or auj* tender,  By order,  K. C. DESKOCIIERS,  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, August S, 1911.  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GEORGE ,dt*IW. _  jg   COPPER STREET       /   ,   GREENWOOD, B, G.,3  ^iiaijiiiitiiiiutiiutiiiiiiuiiuiiiiiiiimiuiuiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiitiK  01. CIGAR STORE  COPPER STREET, GREENWOOD  Cigars,   Tobacco,   Fruit.  and Confectionery.  Free Beading Room witli  all the Daily Papers.  OANKERVIS -  PROPRIETOR*  LOWERY'S CLAIM    -.  During tho 87 months that Lowery'e  Claim was on earth it did .business all  over  the  world.    It  was   the  most,  unique, independent and fearless journal ever produced in Canada. , Political  and theological enemies pursued it with  the venom of a rattlesnake until tho  government shut Jt out of the mails,  and its editor ceasad  to   publish  it,,  pa-tly on account of*a lazy liver and'  partly because it takes a pile of money .  to run a paper that is outlawed. Ihern  are still 20 different editions of this condemned journal in print.   Send 10 cents  aud get one'or $2 and get the bunch.  R. T. LOWERY,  ���������    Greenwood, B. C.  ^F^^^^^^^^i^^^^^~^^?^^^~^^?^?^^^^^>^r^-^^'^^^^?5pr^rS^^^^^^^7z  WATER NOTICE  TUNING  Mr. Charles E. King will' visit  Greenwood al an early date. Leave  orders for guaranteed pianoforte  tuning at While's Drug Store.  NOTICE is hereby given that Robert  Williamson of Anaconda, will apply for a  licence to take and use one-half of a cubic  fool of water per second out of an unnamed spring on his property, which  flows iu an easterly direction and empties  into Boundary Creek. The walcr will  be used for irrigation purposes on Lot  1015, T.P. 70, Sub-division B.  This nolice was posted on the ground  ou the 13th day ofjuly, i9i2. The application will be filed in the office of the  Water Recorder at Fairview.  Objections may be filed with the said  Water Recorder or wilh the Comptroller  of Water Rights, Parliament Buildings,  Victoria, B. C.  ROBERT WILLIAMSON,  Applicant.  Trnlh. as somo people understand it, is a wonderfully elastic  thing. , , ,'. -'  CORPORATION OF THE CITY OF GREENWOOD  Collector's  List of Lands or Improvements or Real Property Within the Corporation of the City  of Greenwood  To be sold for taxes, interest, costs and expenses, on_the Sth day of September, 1912, at the City of  Greenwood, B. C, at the hour of 10 o'clock in the forenoon, pursuant to the "MunicipaJ Clauses Act"  aud by resolution of the Municipal Council passed on the 29th day'of July, 1912.  I Greenwood FEED Store  I -  I   HAY, GRAIN, FLOUR  I        AND SALT.  IS  I INTERNATIONAL STOCK  1 FOODS AND POWDERS/  I  I *   .  1  1 Adams & Brown, Props, i  a ���������      *���������,..'$  Charley  McKinnon  came  back  from the Omineca district on Monday and will remain here for the  summer.    Strength would not permit him to mine any longer.  Some  couple of months ago he went out,  but was only able to work for a  few hours and was then  laid  up.  Since then ho has been unwell, and  he had many difficulties in getting  home again.    When asked   what  he would do with his placer ground,  he said that he would sell out now  as soon as any one  with money  came  along.    The   old   man   has  been working placer ground in the  Omineca for the past forty years,  but he will dig there no more.    Iu  speaking of the Omineca country,  Mr.   McKinnon   said   that   there  were hundreds of men  in   there  prospecting, besides the men connected with the several companies  that  are  operating.     Practically  the whole country is staked now,  both for placer ancl for quartz.    In  tho fall wheii'the men start coming  out there will be some reports of  great quartz strikes.     It is well  known that there is a lot of valuable free milling gold and silver-  lead property, and now that transportation ia getting  within   easy  reach all these properties will  bo  worked and put in shape for development.    Tlio Omiuccu country  promises to bo ono of tho greatest  producers in the north.*���������Hazelton  Herald.  ASSESSED OWNER  Lot  Archibald, Ella J r:   Alston, Charles F   Barrett, L. S. JI   Bank of Commerce and McLean, F.  Banneriiiaii, D. A. & J. J "..  Beath, David    Bunting, Herbert   Cropley, George H   Caulfield, J. J. and Munroe, D. D.  Calgary Milling Co   Desrosiers, John B   Fera, Frank, estate  Granberg, Fritz ,  Hall, M. D. and McDonald, D. A.  Hunter, Robert   I-Iacring, Charles ..  Hall, M. T)   Longley, Robert C.  Mellor, Robert    Mansfield, Lottie ..  McEwen, Hugh, estate  McLean, Thomas   McCleery, Greta .  McCleery, Dora ���������  McArthur, II. 11. .  Naden, George R.  Naden, Margaret    Porter, W.J   Ruinberger, George   Ricardo, W. C   Seymour, May    Sullivan, D. J   Terhuue, George W.  Tees, Samuel   Wood, Robert      Whiteside, Sadie B.  Warlinaii, W.J   Walsh, Thomas   Winiielt, Louisa P.  Ward, John II   Zimmerman, A. K.  1   2  3  3  7  22  1  1   2  14  Ny 15  9  20  10  13  S  1  2  11  4  3  S^i6&8  9  ro  7  4 5  5 6 .  3   4  20  8  9  11  12  14    IS  S'/2 2  Ny 13  3  16  14  4  3 & N.W.  '���������H 1  4  9  1  5109  5  1516  22  6  18  20  20 21  4  6   7  21 22  4 5  4-  10 11  16  5 6  5'  2  Block  iS  25  6  9.  12  47  87  8  S  12  12  B  B  L  B  B  B  C  D  D&2  A  8  18  16  7 W  20  11  5  10  10  10  5  7  11  8  8  14  19  '  A&E  A  A  C  C  .19  19  7  17  45  16  B  18  K  14  '7  6  O  7  59  11  11  Map  34  34  . 21  21  21  34  70  21  21  21  21  28  28  46  28  28  28  28  28  2S&57  28  21  21*  '21  34  34  21  21  21  21  21  21  21  21  21  21  21  21  6l & 28  6l  6l  6r  6l  21  34  21  34  34  34  28  21  46"  21  21  21  46  .21  70  34  34  Delinquent Taxes,  Subsequent Taxes  in Arrears, and  Interest.  Costs and  Expenses  TOTAL  $ 19 80  $2 00  $ 2r 80  11 IO  2 00  13 10  70 40  2 00  7240  23 20  2 00 ���������  25 2o  99 10  2 00  IOI IO  4 40  2 00  6 40  1885  27 60  2 00  2 00  2o85  . 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Latest   Models  % including   the* " Imp "   Savage   22. and  $ Stevens and Standard High. Power Rifle.  f Winchester Ammunition always on hand.  'S, - FERRY, - WASH.  W������������������''-*������'><'>������-->������'$-0*-^^  LEDGE ADS. BRING RESULTS  By virtue of a warrant given in pursuance of the Municipal Clauses Act and by resolution of the  Municipal Council, under the hand of F. W. McLaine, Mayor of the said Corporation, dated the 29th  day of July, 1912, and of all other powers mc in that behalf enabling. I hereby give notice that I will  proceed to sell by Public Auction at the City Hall, Greenwood, on the Sth day of September, 1912, at  10 a.m., the above mentioned lands, unless the full amount of taxes, interest, costs and expenses as  above are sooner paid. ... G. B. TAYLOR  Dated this 1st day of August, 1912. ' Collector.  ���������  ���������?  m  k  'BBBcmmkWKaaMiBBm

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