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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Apr 5, 1913

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 fffli&r  The largest copper mines in  the Dominion are situated  at Phot-nix.- The Granby  , Co. employs 500 men, and.  has, a monthly pay toll'of  over $30,000, while the Raw- -  hide pay roll is $18,000.   /'  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary Mining District  * MW. 1  ���, ^y 1  FOURTEENTH YEAR  PHOENIX, B.C., SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 1913  Number' 38  VANCOUVER MAN BUYS  THE DEANE HOTEL  J. K.  Mecredy' Has  Extensive  Experience as "Mine Host"  in France and Australia.  ��v  The popular and old-established  city hostelry, tbe Deane hotel, has  changed hands this week, the new  > proprietor, j. K. Mecredy, assufh-  ing control at midnight on Tuesday.  Mr. Mecredy comes to Phoenix*endowed with a thorough and practical experience of hotel management  acquired not only in British Columbia, but in France and Australia.  Prior to his arrival here he was  proprietor of the well-known Baillie  House at Lytton, where his genial  courtesy and solicitude for the.com-  fort of his guests made that.stopping place a favorite one with the  travelling commercials, who hold  Mr. Mecredy in high esteem.  While the hotel's former proprietor is to be congratulated on the-  deal just concluded, the numerous  patrons of the establishment are not  a whit less fortunate in the personality of the new purchaser, who announces his intention of placing his  new acquisition in the front rank'of  Boundary hotels. The hotel contains  34 rooms, is steam heated and substantially furnished throughout,  while every convenience has,been  provided to meet the special requirements of its mining patrons. In  addition to the hotel, the deal also  includes the large residence immediately adjoining the hotel,' which con-  , tains  an   additional ,16  rooms.'. A  To Rush Work at Hidden Creek  uPage Boyles, of the firm of Boyles  Bros., o'f Spokane,,-whose outfits  have been operating on the Granby  property here in ^Phoenix for the  past twelve years, returned this  week from a visit ' to his contracts  at the Hidden creek mine, where  that important adjunct 'to present- day mine^ development, the  diamond drill, is being used with  much the same success as that which  attends its use here in Phoenix,  and where, under Mr. Boyles  personal supervision, upwards of  of fifty thousand feet of drill holes  have been negotiated in determining  the extent and value of the ore  Queried as to the progress  B. C. Mining  hQ-ii  *f^t-^**^fp����r-*-:  bodies  of affairs at Hidden creek, ~Mr.  Boyles states that he notices an improvement every time he visits the  Anyox property.' "It is during the  coming summetx when the big  things are expected in* and about  the new mine," said Mr. Boyles.  '���As soon" as the snow goes, operations will be commenced on a scale  perhaps never witnessed in the  development ot\ any mine in the  Dominion->( Mr. Boyles also iu-  forms us that the preparations  providing for the accommodation of  the expected addition to the working force, are well under way, while  extensive shipments of machinery  and other material are in transit.  Altogether, according to Mr.  Boyles, it would seem as if the company intended to make good its'  prophecy of the Hidden creek mine  joining the list of shippers some  time before the eud of the coming  summer.  William Whitford has taken a  lease for two years' on the San  Francisco mine in Rossland from  E. W. Martin and-E. D. Martin of  Winniepg, and "Fighting" Joseph  Martin, formerly of this province,  but now a member of parliament in  England. There is a small shaft  and some surface excavations on  the property, the under ledge  carries gold, silver and copper, and  assayes give values of about $30  to the ton. .Mr Wilfrid will start  work soon with a small force of  men. The San Francisco was  purchased by Joseph Martin and  brothers in 1896, for $25,000.,  Martin Salmon and associates were  the vendors of the property.' The  San Francisco adjoins the White'  bear; and is located on both sides',  of the tracks of the Red Mountain;  Railway, west of the Black Bear-  grounds.  The Silver Hoard mining com-,  pany operating the Silver Hoardo  mine, near Ainsworth, is planning  to install a big motor-driven hoist,  with automatic dumping skips, an  air compressor plant capable of  driving a battery of eight machine  drills and a sawmill adequate to  provide lumber for the needs of the  property as soon as the snow  melts.  A surface tram, a half mile long,  will be constructed also to trans-"  port the ore from the silver Hoard  workings to the head of the tram-;  way from the Canadian Consolidated  company's^  No.  _1~   mine    to   "the  . Werner's Orchestra Dance  Ah   orchestra   consisting   of six  pieces    entertained     one    hundred  dancers in .the Miners'  Union  ballroom   on   Tuesday   evening,   when  F. Werner gave one of his popular  and highly successful social dances.  The  music  rendered   on   that   occasion   proved conclusively the absurdity    of    sending     outside   the  Boundary  for  an    orchestra  when  such   a   fine   aggregation   as   that  presided   over  by  Mr.    Werner   is  within  such  easy   reach.       Harold  McCoskric   filled the  billet of floor  manager    to     the   satisfaction   of  everybody,    especially    the   ladies,  and the whole affair passed off without a hitch, dancing  being kept up  until    three  o'clock   the   following  morning.    Mr. Werner, who leaves  for Europe  sometime   in May,  intends   to    give  another    dance  on  May   12th.      The   following   comprised the members of the orchestra:  Chas.    McKay,   Albert   Biner,    F.  Werner, and Messrs. Ware, Smith  and Davies of Grand Forks.  Death of James Stalker  The death took place on Thursday morning, at the General hospital,  of James Stalker, for many years a  well-known resident of this city.  The deceased resident was removed  to the above institution on March  25th, suffering from a severe attack  of pneumonia, from which he  seemed unable to make any headway. On Tuesday last his condition  became very serious and the worst  fears of his relatives were realized  on Thursday when  the dread reaper  Scandinavian Festivities   '  The  local  members  and , friends  of the S. -H. and E. F. society held  high   festival    onr Sunday  evening  last,   when   the    postponed   Easter  festivi^jes took place in their rooms  on Ironsides avenue.    The numbers  present    exceeded    anything   since  the order .was established in Phoenix,   visitors    being    present  from  Grand Forks, Mother Lode, Curlew  -and Fife.    The committee in charge  had prepared a varied program and  the  merriment commenced   with a  laughable farce entitled  "A Jealous  Fool."     Mrs.   Ed.   Melrudd,   Miss  Pearson,   Messrs.   A.  O.  Johnson,  Oie  Nordin and John Ericson comprised the  cast  and gave an excellent  representation  of a household  disturbed by the eccentric jealousy  of an old  fool of a husband (A. O.  Johnson).      During the evening the  guests    were    entertained    to   an  elaborate supper and dancing whiled  away   the time until  the  following  morning.      The Ironsides orchestra  played for the dance.  B. G. COPPER COMPANY  TO BUY PROPERTIES  Net Earnings for  Fiscal Year  ending; Dec. 31, 1912, was  $425,985.       ;~  High Assays from Sandon Mine  Some fine samples of silver-lead  ores were recently received by Jas.  Marshall from the Dunedin mine,  four miles from Sandon^ in which  property he and another local party  are heavily interested. The ore,  which plainly shows the footwall,  has a width of upwards of four  inches and on being assayed gave a  return of 231 ounces of silver and  78.06 in lead. Work on the property has been temporarily suspended   owing to   the  danger  of snow-  The directors of the British  Columbia Copper company have  voted to pass the 3% dividend  distribution which would have been  due in April. The following statement has been issued:    .  "Net earnings for the fiscal year  ended Dec. 31, 1912 after charging  off all ordinary development work  on the proprietary mine, were  $425,985. During    the     samel  period the company paid on account  of new properties and in exploratjon  and development $229,489.  The company has also under option numerous properties upon  which payments are to be made  during the current fiscal year, and  the board deems it best to use  available net revenue for that  purpose, which is thought essential  for the purpose of supplementing  ore reserves, and, therefore, considers it expedient to defer distribution to shareholders for the  present."  Boundary Ore Tonnages  Following are the returns of the  output of the mines and smelters  of the Boundary district for the week  ending Mar. 30th, and year to date:  Granby 23,309    330,621  Mother Lode   8,050      92,401  Rawhide '. 5,612  *     -��lr?*Mecredy-hails, from' Belfast,1 the^CHna^dian    CoWsoHS-lVed^^.-  Ireland,   where he  was -a  familiar  figure on the football field, and  '   points'with pardonable pride to the  fact that he-formed one, of the  -��-players in "the initial game of foot-  be installed in connection' with   the  tram.  ��� "Wehave  shipped   150   tons   of  high grade ore since March 1, the i  ball in 'Paris.- that eventually re-Ion the above company's claim* jfirst material , to be handeled over/  suited in   the adoption  of the game J have   been     temporarily   suspended / the No. 1 company's tramway,   and/  ,   . .         67,305  gathered him in.      He was 31 years! slides", one of which besides destroy-1 Napoleon.-.-'. '.   1,040      10,182  landing on Slocan lake, over   which'! Qf age and a native of Lanarkshire, I ing\some. 'of the:'.building-1 property I Queen Victoria,...:. -- 626"' '7f/420  has I Scotland'.     Heis   survived  by''his l.at the," mine, unfortunately "resulted \ Others.. .1: v. v.,._.-.;    268 >    Jyl,499  and    one   child,   fpr_ whom! in ".the deatlvof one of the employees. 1-- w^      * sm-i  the^ Canadian"' Consolidated .'"com  pany's property, at'Ainsworth, returned to Phoenix this week. He  states that development, work, including -diamond   drill    operations-  output. IVidow  268/  SMELTER TONNAGES  '-:'$'$ ?*  �����1  n  morrow (Sunday) from St. Andrew's  Presbyterian church, where the  family worshipped.  of the trail permits.  B. C. Copper Treatment  The   B. C.   Columbia   company's  melter   treated  14,590 tons of ore  in France.  I owing to a lack of water.  we anticipate forwarding SO to   100/  The  Big-Store  NEW ARRIVAL IN THE GENTS'  FURNISHING DEPT.  SLATER SHOES  BELLS' SHOES  These two makes are pre-eminently the best on the Canadian  market. Wc have, them iu Black and Tan���in all* the' latest  lasts���-Look them over ! ���'���.'���-,. .. :  Clergyman   to   the   colored    butler; l~  Might I  enquire the reason why you I  mistook me this morning- for fche'oper-/ this week, as follows: Mother Lode,  ator  of an  airship.     Colored Butler: I t run. r>      ---j       - IDn     ��T        ,  A^-vrf-.w^cx      ,-    w    ^    i^      I Well, I heard, de W My to ni&lus     ''2t9>'��� R^htde.   3,489;   Napoleon,  tons-    -v^fc-lv   f- .,. ��       v./ -ew day* ago, his Ho^or Judge! here comes the new sky pilot. 926; Queen Vict., 670; others, 286.  ton>    weekly   from   now   on,"   said /Brown   of   Grand   Forks,  Mr.   Hawley,   General   Manager   of / bail  the   company.     "The   force   at   the I the  mine ha-, been increased -to 20   men. i St0y, who were recently   committed  The   five   drifts   from   the   100-foot I for trjai by J.  Mulligan,  magi.str ite  Judge Orders Heavier Bail  ir Jud"  granted!  amounting   to $200   apiece  *fn[  ca*��e   oi   Fred    Hall   and    Geo.  M/  Fit-Refopm Clothing for  ipring  See this wide range of new goods tailored  in  the  largest  and  best equipped Tailoring Establishment in Canada.  'y!m  Stetson Hats Von Gol Hats  Fancy Shirts, Hosiery  ~   and Neckwear.  \;i  level all are now in ore, from five  to ten feet showing in the different  faces, and a stope we recently  opened has a nine-foot vein exposed. '���'''���'���'.��.  "The   vein   on   the 100-foot level  is  51   feet   from   wall   to wall and  there   are three parallel   ore  shoots  showing.    There are two  drifts   on  the foot wall, two in the ceuter  and  one on the hanging wall, and intend  to start another one in a day or   so.  As soon as   the   machinery   for   the  hoists and   compressor   arrives   we  will   start  sinking   a   two-compartment shaft from   the   100-foot   level  to   the   200-foot.      We   have   done  nothing but   development   work   to  date,   but   the   showings   now   are  sufficient.to warrant more extensive  operations.     The three south  drifts  have from three to ten   feet of high-  grade and one has in   addition   four  feet  of  milling  ore,   while the two  north drifts have   from   four   to   six  feet of high-grade   and five to seven  feet of good mill feed.      One of  the  north    shoots,    a   high-grade    carbonate,     assayed     154    ounces    in  silver   and   12 per cent lead from 11  samples,   taken   at   random   across  the face.  "The snow at the mine is still  about eight feet deep and it is  probable will be several weeks  before we can get our machinery in  and installed."  stipendiary  of Phoenix, foi an  assault on Val McDavis. On Friday, however, a considerable raise  in the amount of bail was ordered  by the judge, but the accused  being unable to find the necessary  surety they will' be removed to  Nelson jail either today or Monday  to await: their trial. Both of the  accused have elected for summary trial, but the condition of the  complainant is such that his appearance on the witness stand will have  to be postponed for at least a month.  Clothes that Paiyl  Funeral of the Late Mrs. Vickeri  On Sunday afternoon the funeral  of the late Mrs. Geo. Vickeri took  place in the presence of a very large  concourse of sorrowing relatives  and friends. The final interment  was in the local cemetery and was  preceeded by a service and short  address in the Catholic church, the  Rev. Father Choinel officiating.  The casket was covered with many  beautiful floral emblems, and a  large number followed the hearse  to the burial place. The inscription  on the casket read: "Terisa Vickeri,  died March 27, aged 26 years."  In Style-Craft  tailored clothes you get  your money's worth in  honest wear and solid  comfort,   and   besides-  New C.P.R. Pacific Steamer  Card of Thanks  J   desire   to   tender   my   heartfelt  thanks to   my  friends  and the gen-  public  of    Phoenix    for   their  .���ral  kindly sympathy, expressed in innumerably ways, to myself ancl  family, on the recent death of my  clear wife. Geo. Vichry.  The Empress of Russia, the  largest vessel in the service of the  Canadian Pacific company, filled to  her capacity with passengers and  cargo, left Liverpool on April 1 for  Vancouver. Most of her passengers  are bound on a voyage around the  world.  After arriving at Vancouver they  will take their choice of routes to  the east coast, returning to England via the Atlantic liners of the  company. The Russia will come  via the Suez canal, India and the  Orient, while the Asia, to sail a  month later, will come around  South Africa, stopping at Capetown en route.  give you an air of distinction which influences  others, and smoothes the  pathway to business and  social success.  We can show you a  Style-Craft Suit or Overcoat  which just suits your personality.      Drop in today and let us prove it.  --.u-"i,~i*^���^^m-j.���vj.���I...-���l - jl' 'U .>,~i"-i^.i.juuii>r,.;:;j~i:.  t.U-L..^|.J-'. I," -  :>r,-^  TEE   PION&EE,   EHQEJKXX.,   BRITISH   UQkWMBU.  ft'*  u  P  v  ��� i  r  We are both the oldest, and the  youngest, high grade garment  makers  in  the  Dominion.  The oldest in business age.  *    ' *    \' ,    " . '    . -  ��The youngest in real enthusiasm, in creative .  genius, in the ability to reflect the spirit ot    ,  youth in all our garments.  show  you -the   new   spring  styles.  752  Motrin Thbmpson,  Phoenix.  King1 Edward Lodge  '' No. 36, A.F..and A.WI.  Regular communication at, 8  p.m.   Second Thursday of  J        each month.  Emergent meetings as'called: Masonic  Hall, McHale Block. - ,       >,  " "   " Palmer J. Cook,  Jas: E. Cabter, - i      ,    r W.M.  'v. '   Secy. ,  L O. O. F.  ���V.iv  rtT:V.    - - -������-  Snowshoe Lodce  v, /;-/ v  '- 'rNoi4B    ,  '',*', Meets1 every -"Monday^ Evening  at  Miners' HalL" Visiting,brethren cor-  ^ s dially invited. _ i < i ��� '     s   ,'__  "'V, \, Walter,Boss, Noble Grand..    ��'  , *' vT*vi.,DahfPater8onf'Fiiii Secy.'"*' ,  v "����� *��� Vi' Sam McLeod, Ke'c. Secy.^jv ,r,  <<v  Daughters of Rebekah  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES I  Forest Fires in B. C.  In the past year, according to a  report of the chief provincial  forester, over twenty per cent of the  forest fires attended ,to by the  rangers were caused By campers. >  The list which appears in the  annual report of the forest branch  shows that fires originated as  follows:  Campers   38  Railway locomotives .... 34  ��� Lightning   23  Donkey-engines    11  Railway-construction ... 11  Public road construction. 9  Uncontrolled permit fires.    8  Smokers     7  Accidents.     6  Logging railways         6  Prospectors.,     3  Indians      3  How  many  of the   188   fires  of  which the causes are still unknown  were the result of an untended camp  (ire .is  open   to  surmise,   but as in  most of the other risks such as railway  and    road   construction,   and  logging operations, the existence of  lire is  at once known,   the camper  may be justly  held, to, account for a  very large proportion of the season's  conflagrations. ���  ..   Stringent .regulations have been  passed by the board of railway commissioners  of Canada   to cover the  risk  of  new  railroads   now   under  construction   in, the   province;  the  patrol   has   been^ doubled   on   the  rights  of way, and  every possible  precaution    urged    upon     logging  operations.     The  forest  branch  is  endeavoring to co operate  in .every  way with  those   who have work,to  perform which is attended with danger  to   the  forests.  , The  greatest  danger  of/ all,   however,    is   that  caused   by  the carelessness of the  campers, and  the  danger can only  be met by- an increase  of vigilance  on the - part of. those  who  use the  woods, for either pleasure or profit!'  year    the   officers * of   the"  This  forest branch expect a harder reason than ever before. ; The very  conditions of dampness and consequent  heavy .growth, of grass and  i .history'  the   standpoint  will    combine  '-   r.  , {smile.  Phoonfx Aorie No. IBS   -    I  Meets in Uhieii Hall, Friday Evenings.  Visiting brothers are always welcome.  - I ' Qottman Work, W.P.  '   \ ,. Jameb Weir, W. Secy. _  greet, the^coming^ofea/casept  PHCENIX BEER  -    why?       -'  ;  Because the Beer is so p-ood        . .     ... . , ������        ...  ���   .    .  ,    '         ;               >      ...             i    I are impressed on those who purpose | Tranquille Sanitarium  /and wholesome it brings the makiag   camps   this>   ^_.,.���,__!    .    .   c^  'province f from  fire   'protection,    will    combine   to  make a great fire hazard this spring.  The" following   six  simple    rules  British Song Birds Arrive  After twenty-four days' buffeting  by the waves and shaking on trains,  the survivors of the six hundred  song birds, collected in and sent out  from Englnnd by order of the provincial government for ��� release on  Vancouver Island, arrived in Van-  couver last week in charge of R.' D.  Miller. The birds were/immediately  re-shipped to Victoria.  Mr. Miller, the custodian of the  songsters, stated that the voyage  across the Atlantic "had been very  rough, and had proved too much for  two hundred of the little birds, that  number having died on the sea trip.  The cages had been stowed in the  forecastle of the vessel, and the  pitching and/tossing of the ship  made it difficult to keep the water  in their drinking troughs. The  birds were also badly shaken up.  The principal mortality occurred  among the larks, of which ninety-  six succumbed. This was due partly to the wild nature of the little  prisoners, who could n��t brook the  continued close confinement. However, over two hundred larks came  through safely, and the country  around victoria will be brighter for  their melody. .  In addition to the larks, the birds  comprised  blue  tits,  gold   finches,  robins and linnets.      The robins, on  account  of ' their  pugnacious  proclivities,   were   kept   separate from  the remainder of the birds.  ' The task oi catching and forwarding the birds  was carried out by S.  Shackleton   of Leadenhall  market,  London.     He  started   the work of  collecting  them   last  October, and  on March 3, they left on the steamer  Montcalm.    A  few   of the linnets,  goldfinches  and robins  are  in   the  care  of   W.    H.   Malkio   of   Van-  couver.  6RBAM  BAKING POWDER  You will find it a great satisfaction to do  More Home Baking  ��� Foir will make biscuit, cake and pastry  clean, fresh and tasty���better every way  than the ready made foods.  Dr. Price's Baking-powder is specially  devised for home use, and makes home  baking easy and a delight. It will protect you from the dread alum baking  powders, which are too frequently found  in the ready made articles, and insure  you food of the highest healthfulneas.  As    showing    the    tendency    of that the  historic   policy of his party  Dr. Friedman Invited to B. C.  , The government of British Columbia, through Hon. Dr. Young,  head of the active department ot  public   health,    has   transmitted  to  Dr.    Friedmann   the    well   .known  ^ ..."   ^^, * 'S-sV^   ���'  German-.v:phy&iciaq,&|i:,'whose, < new  treatment1 for tuberculosis is. at pre-  sent engaging the special attention  of the world of science, a cordial  invitation to visit this province and  conduct his Western ^American' experiments or demonstrations at  the  mining to eclipse all others pursuits,  William Walsh, State inspector  of mines for Montana, points out  that during the last half centnry  the agriculture of the world has  only doubled; the products. of  manufactures have quadrupled,  while the output of mines -has  increased more than thirteen  fold.  J  The Liberal abuse of Mr. Churchill   has died   down.     Laurier   found  to sneer at the Britisher was as  unpopular as his open attempts to  cut the painter, and make'Canada  a nation independent of the motherland.   ��   i It is a difficult task to make  Laurier understand that instead of  being the -"chosen" he ,is the  "rejected"   of,-the    people. His  extraordinary vanity has dulled the  edge of his political perception to an  cxtraordinarv extent.  PT'  m  #!  ."& *  y  Fjff >-  K. of P. Lodge,  Hof28  Phoenix,  B.C.  Meets Tubeday Evening at 7.30.  , Sojourning   brothers   cordially   wel  corned,  t  J. E. Carter, K. of B. S.  -Gordon Thompson. C. O.  PYTHIAN SISTERS  Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Meets In. Pythian Hall, Lower Town  First and Third Thursdays.  Mrs. Elizabeth Pope  M.E.O.  Mrs. Mary MoKenzie  M.K.G.  RECO. STEAM LAUNDRY  Don't'wprry about your washing,  just send your clothes to the  Laundry. We will wash, starch,  and iron them, and return them  ready for use.  LADIES'  AND  GENTS'   SUITS  . CLEANED AND PRESSED.  '<*$?���>���<��� \  - 'i  V*'  I     ��  A Trial Solicited.  Phone 50.  Dominion Ave.  i >  WOOD  i  First-class  Fir and Tam-  arac Wqod, $5.50 per cord  Pine Wood," $5.00 per cord.  ( Fir and Tamarac, double cut,  per cord, $7.00.        *   4  ,���tf  WOOD DELIVERED  ON   SHORT  NOTICE. 'Phone B32  11^  Qtrst Johnson  'PHONE 23     , t  PHOENIX BREWING CO.,  LIMITED  NOTICE is hereby given that meetings of the. Provincial Labor Commission will be held at the following  places:��� ^ t        i  Penticton���Tuesday, May Q, 10 a.m.  Hedley���Wednesday, May 7, 2 pim.  Princeton���Thursday, Mayo, "8p.ru.  Greenwood���Saturday, May -10, at  2 p.m.  Phoenix���Tuesday, May 13th,^2 p.m.  Grand Forks���Thursday, May loth,  at 8 p.m. -/>'    ,      ,  Other meetings will be "-announced  later. <:  The Commission will hear'evidence  on all matters affecting labor conditions in the province.    All persons interested are invited to be present.  H. G. Pakson, F. B. McNam'aba,  Chairman.  Secretary.  ��>���  'pz&  Ttie. -Jfifb        "*���  iWli  If* theCLEANEST.SIMrLEST.andBESTHOME  DYE, one can buy.-Why you don't eren h����e to  know -what KIND of Cloth your Goods ��rc made  of���So Mktakea aie Impossible.  Send for Free Color Ctxd, Story Booklet, end  Booklet giving results of Dyeing over other color*.  Tho JOHNSON-RICHARDSON CO , Limited,    Moiitic.l   Canada  "The tic which binds Canada to  the motherland is stronger to-day  than ever it was before, and please  God, it never will bo broken."���R.  L. ijordeu.  forthcoming-  summer in the woods:  1. Be sure your match is out  before you throw it away.  2. Knock out your ,pipe ashes or  throw your'cigar or cigarette stump  where there is nothing to catch fire.  ' 3. Don't build a campfire any  larger than ts absolutely'necessary.  Never  leave  it,   even  for  a  short  r  time, without putting it out with  water or earth.  4. Don't build a campfire against  a tree or log. Build a small one  where you can scrape away tpe  needles, leaves or grass from "all  s-ides of it.  5. Don't build bonfires. The wind  may come up at any  time and start  a fire which you cannot control.  . ' ' I'  6. If you   discover  a   fire, put-jt  out if possible; if you cannot, get  word of it to the nearest forest  ranger or fire warden, as quickly as  you possibly can.  Panama-Pacific Exposition  The^suggeslion has been made to  the Canadian government by the  authorities of the Panama exposition that a collective exhibit  of Canada's resources agricultural,-  mining, and forestry���be made,  demonstrating to the homeseeker  and investor the splendid opportunities awaiting them in Canada,  particularly in the Canadian Northwest. The opening of the canal is  expected to direct to the Western  coasts hundreds of thousands of  desii.iblc immigrants from Emrope  and doubtless thousands of these  will seek new homes in the Canadian Northwest. As the San Diego  Exposition is designed to direct  these to places of greatest individual opportunity, it is thought that  Canada would add greatly to, the  population development ot i the  Northwestern provinces by a demonstration of the wonderfully rich  opportunities to be found in these  sections.  In the event of Dr. Friedmann being able to accept the invitation,  assurance is given that he will he  assisted with pleasure by Dr. Vroo-  man and. his staff, while all facilities  will be placed at his disposal by the  governmental , authorities. The  sanitarium at . Tranquille, it is  mentioned for hi��> information, has  been established and is conducted  upon extra-modern lines, vand the  resident superintendent and all  associated with him in th�� work are  keenly and intelligently enthusiastic  in j all pertaining to advance in  methods for the eradication of the  great white plague.  ;<v  DO YOU  WANT TO  MARE MORE MONEY  "    Sandon Receiver Appointed  Mr. Charles W. Young, a well  known resident of the Kootenays  for some years and formerly chief of  police of the city of Nelson,- has  been named by the government as  receiver of the little mountain-girt  city of Sandon, the appointment being' made upon the recommendation of Mr.' William Hunter, the  member for the district. Mr. Young  under his new commission, will  be virtually all public officers and  offices rolled into one���from mayor  and City council to poundkeeper  and municipal dog-catcher���with  exceptional and unique discretionary  powers.  Shoes that Fit!  Wc make a specialty of Minere'  Shoes; good fit, nice shape, and  nothing but the best of stock used  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED  NICK PALORCIA,  Knob Hill Ave. PtHtenJx, &&.  IN placing your Newspaper Advertising,  place the greatest value on the paper with the  greatest influence on'its readers.  m  Use the medium that is watched for every  week by the people of your community.  Spend the money with the paper that is  read with interest. It reaches the people and  you know that you're getting into the homes of  the people you want to reach.  Quality has not yet become popular, but  the day is not far distant when this will be one  of the main features'of Newspaper Advertising.  In the meantime business men, who have faith  in quality, are reaping huge returns.  Ill"  Remember first, last, and always, that circulation counts; that quality of service gives  quality in returns. The high priced medium  pays. Like the high priced servant, you will  find money well expended.  You can make ��� more money by selling  more goods; you can sell more goods by advertising in The Phoenix Pioneer, whose constituency is the Boundary district.  The way to test the truth of this statement  is to send us the copy for your ad. right away.  The experience would not be an expensive one,  and satisfactory results are assured.  We use the most modern type and machinery money can buy, combined with thorough  workmanship���a combination which enables us  to do the best work at a moderate cost.  ^sJ  352.00 per year, in Advance : $2.50 per year, United States  (i. no  i ���''i  THE   PIONEEB,    PHOENIX,. BBITISH   COLUMBIA.  <i'  /  Woman Is As Old As  ^    She Looks  ^SuttyhadUhe^.V^otnhSSffh^deP8rtmentS ����dn��r.lw��.  l��ril?lry' B?C��P,S?8 nteht8f headaches, pains, disorders, Irreart.  ' iho^^ia^cnk/Le*Sa,,,��' tt ^'ttaetly feminine character iT��  K'.tto bring the dull cyft the "crow'a feet." the haroard  ^&��23pi5? BhouWe".anatho*aIterin8rBte��.        "WW���  tn:2.I?wnitM08ppear"ilea ��*f ?fouth y��u wit retain health.  Instead of lotions, powders and paints. aa.< your dn��*bt for  DR. PIERCE'S  Favorite Prescription  only (ooft younar. out /����/ younff.  pc" '��������������"�����. Buffalo, N.V. and trial box will be malt ad you"  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  issued weekly  at Phoenix, British Columbia  Subscription, 2.00 per year  2.50 to United States.  G. Kay, Publisher.  ADVERTISING SCALE ���  Application for Liquor Licence (30 days) ..$5.00  CertiflcatooflmprovenM)ntnotico(r��day8)'$7.'fio|and already signs  of dissension are  ment would go  down  to "defeat'on  the  naval  emergency  issue?     Wei  have been  informed   by irresponsible Liberal organs of dissensions in  the  government  ranks,,   but up. to j  the present  not a single, Conserva-,  tive has   spoken  against- the  main<|  principle  of the   naval   bill.     The  boot seems to be on the other foot i  ILOOD IS TAINTED  W��EiSVA?C?l!*  SWOLLEN   GLANDS,   BLOTCHES,  PIMPLES, AND ALL SKIN AND BLOOD DISEASES  ; ARE COMPLETELY CURED BY THE  jtfEW METHOD TREATMENT  We desire to call the attention of all those,'  Hi  ..I  i*ff��M>  Application to Purchase Land notices (60 days)  _ ���    $7.80  Dallnquont Co-owner noticos (00 days) ... .910.00  Small Water Notices (30 days)  $7.50  All other legal advortiHing, 12 cents a line,  single column, for the first insertion; and 8  cents a line for each subsequent insertion, nonpareil measurement.  lrrhe Queen's HoteP1  COMPLETELY REFURNISHED AND REFITTED  Saturday, April 5, 1913  Wc beg to announce the reopening of the-Queea> Hotel.    This  popular hotel  has been completely refitted throughout;  -     everything new and tip-to-date.    Large lqfty rooms, ."'  ..heated with hot water.    Perfect fire appliances. ���  Night and Day Service  Patrons'of this hotel .will find in'it all the comforts'of home.  Perfect satisfaction is assured all our .guests.     It is  the most centrally located hotel in town.  Bar Stocked with Best Wines, Liquors, Cigars  Chisholm & Hartman, Props.  FIRST STREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE A  i  t  A-  Your Milk Supply  Should come from healthy and vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  -'manner -.'Separated Cream insures "purity and  quality. ' The Dairy'.produces both.  '.fjhue  .> %  .<r  . If  '.K~ t  Come in and See  ��        - You will never know how good a Spring Suit you can  get at this store until you come in and see our  ������"���'- " - .  JBroper Clothes for Men  Style and Quality the Best  Prices to Suit every Pocket book   '<  If you   need   Shirts,   Neckwear, Hosiery, Underwear, etc.,  you are sure to find here just what you are looking for.  More Blue Laws  Declaring that the  immodesty   of  theattire worn   by   women   on, the  streets  and   in  public places is the  cause of "a great wave  of immor-  ality   now sweeping over the coun-  try,"    Representative     Louis     H.  Chappelle  of Cincinnati introduced  a   bill   in   the   lower   house   of the  legislature      providing      for      the  appointment by the governor  pf a  commission   of three   members   to  "prescribe the   fashions / to be worn  by women in the State of Ohio."   '  Under the provisions of the bill  the proposed commission would be  compelled to fix limits on 'decollette  dresses so that "not more than two  inches of the neck below the chin  shall be uncovered." Another  clause of the measure provides  "that transparent stockings shall  not be displayed or worn in  public places."  Another provision of the bill states  that "it shall be unlawful to display  or wear any outer garment trimmed  or combined with lace, insertion or  any other kind of embroidery, mesh  or net through which the colors or  texture, of the skin may be distinguished without having the lace  or other material backed with  opaque material."  Members of the proposed commission, according to the bill,  would have to be between 40 and  50,years  of age.- Not  more  than  to be seen in the Opposition ranks,  Colonel McLean a staunch Liberal  having sided with the government;  .while such influential Liberal papers  as the Montreal Witness, Winnipeg-  Tribune, St. John's Globe and Montreal Herald are all outspoken in  their support of the Borden policy.  ������ * ���   Important to Mining: Investors  The necessity of knowing at least  a little about the   mining   business  before investing heavily is suggested by the  following  story  sent  usj  by an engineer  in   Honduras,   says  the Engineering and   Mining Journal:        A  prospector had   brought  in   a   sample   of   supposedly   rich  gold ore   for   examination   by   an  assayer.    On being informed  later  that it was nothing but iron   pyrites  and not worth a cent, the astounded  prospector      exclaimed    in     direst  dismay:    "Good Lord! there is an  old woman up our way who owns a  hill of it, and! married her  > >-*  ���vr'M'  afflicted with 'any Blood or 5Hrr EKcmm to,'  our New Method Treatment as a guaranteed*  cure for these complaints.   There is no ex- ,  cuse for any person hovlnjra disflgtii-ed Tace'  from  eruptions and   blotches/No matter  whether hereditary or Acquired, our. specific,  remedies and treatment neutralize all: poisons in tho blood and expel them from the  i  system.   Our vast experience bit the treat'I  meat of thousands of tho most serious and I  complicated cases enables u�� to perfect ��v|  cure without experimenting. We do business  ��� on the plan_p��y Onl> for tbe Benefit Yoa  Denre.   If you have any blood'disease, consult us Free of Charge and let us, prove to  you how quickly our remedies will remove  all evidences of diseasa   Undertheinfluence  of the New Method Treatment the skin be- ���  comes clear, ulcers, pimples, and blotches j  hcalup, enlarged glands are reduced,.fallen  '  out hair grows in again, the eyes,become>  bright, ambition and energy return, and the  victim realizes a new life has opened up to  him. * <  YOU CAN ARRANGE TO PAY AFTER  YOU ARE CURED  ���    CONSULTATION FREE  Send for Booklet on Dbaeaea of Mm '  "THE GOLDEN MONITOR" FREE  If unable to call, write for a Question List  tor Homo Tfoatsoeat  mml   -  ��� &m- ���  i  if  '-,'>  The attention of the powers that  be is respectfully drawn to the condition of "that portion of the Phoenix-Greenwood government road  lying within the jurisdiction of the  Greenwood riding. An immense  amount of traffic passes over the  road in question and its present  condition constitutes a serious menace to the lives and ^irnbs of wayfarers.  What with open defiance of the  Speaker of the House of Commons,  and inciting their followers to riot  on the floor of Parliament itself,  {he Liberal leaders are courting the  intense displeasure of the people of  Canada. Their motto is apparent  ly, "Words not Works."  Drs.KENNEDY&KENNEDY  Cor. Michigan Ave. and Griswold St,   Detroit; Micb.  n^BJPss�� II OT IC El A11 ] etters P��m Canada must be' addressed  gBaa^^r nV R ,1 *# ������ to our Canadian Correspondence Depart-  mwm "~ Tm"!?m'lim^ ,.ment in Windsor, Ont. If you desire to  see us personally call at our Medical Institute in Detroit as we see and treat  ao patients in our Windsor offices which are'for Correspondence and  Laboratory for .Canadian business only.    Address all letters as follows:  DRS. KENNEDY A KENNEDY, Windsor. Ont.  JWrite for our private address.  Hotel Brooklyn  j      The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date  ;      Hotel in Phoenix.     New from cellar  to roof.    Best Sample Rooms in the  ^ Boundary,   Opposite   Great   Northern  Depot. ���.���      Modern Bathrooms.  1 &s  STEAM HEATED.  James Marshall, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED    x        ,  Phoenix, B.C.  -S^*'^^^W^i^^fc^l^ diking; alnips.V/incessantly.  married    rne����� ^'^^goc^^o^^^^^^^^a!^.^^ montfii  ThOS��  BrOWn       Men's Wear Exclusively  ^sJ  Cleanliness our Watchword  The product of the local dairies is good, but ours is the best/  Cleanliness is our watchword, and no germ can pass our sentries.  Our poultry department has increased its supply of eggs. Let us,  accommodate you. PHONE F 32  character  One of the members would be an  ordained minister, one a parent of  not less than three children, aod  the third a social settlement  worker  The commission would be authorized to prescribe   rules   and re��fula  tions for the   designing   and   matur  facture of women's, clothing,   and tol  prohibit .such style.s and  pattern.-,  of  garments as   the   commission   after|  hearing   shall   deem   "to    be  detrimental,   to    virtue    and    chastity."  The bill goes so far   as   to   prohibit  department stores   from   displaying  undraped artificial figures.  the Opposition are now crying but  for free speech. - Verily there is  some humor left in those politcal  comedians.  **   ~   j*   wl  ��� s ^ * ���W  The Phoenix Dairy  W. A. McKay & Sons  Proprietors,  The Central Hotel  NEAREST HOfEL TO FAMOUS GRANBY MINES  FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATION FOR   MINERS  ��ar Stocked with the' Finest Line of Wines, Liquors, Cigars  A. 6. JOHNSON      -    -     Proprietor  A  How About that New Pipe?  - Bv calling- at our. store when you are in need  of a line Pipe, ^ve have a nice selection Lb choose  from.    Large selection pf the following- goods :  Tobacco, Pipes and Smokers'Supplies  Stationery, Books, Toys, Brushes, etc.  Our selection of Postal Cards cannot be excelled.  I  An tort io Cervo     knob hill avenue  Repeating Shotguns  ������ Hunters -are worrying over that  clause of the new game laws which  permits the use of only one shell in  the magazine of the repeating shotgun. It is all in the interpretation  of the act, . however. The section  of the code dealing with this point  reads: ��� - ��� ���   , !  ^'It shall be unlawful for any person to use or have in their possession a pump or repeating shotgun  of any kind with a magazine capable of holding more than one cartridge.".  Therefore* according to the reading of the act, the standard repeating shotgun is lawful providing the  magazine is blocked so, that it will  accommodate only one shell. The  same law is also in force at the present time in the State of New Jersey and, a number of sportsmen  there still stick to their favorite  repeating shotguns, but have made  the change to conform with the act  by blocking the magazine so that  one shell can only be inserted. The  act does not'forbid the use of the  double-barrelled shotgun.  **L  That "Impehding" Election  Liberal newspapers are still deluding their readers with tbe hope of an  election this year. Their readers  are informed that the naval bill will  be blocked, and that the return to  power of Sir Wilfrid Laurier is a  foregone conclusion. But even* if  an election was brought about, does  anyone  imagine   that  the   govern-  that ibe skin el hast feabr <��� *���  tender tbat the secretion mt  the body often teed te reahec.  eruption*, etc.. eN el which e��ay  be removed by Zajc-Bok. Score��  of restless, crying bebie*. eeoa  examination, ere feand le be  suffering from some form of akia  irritation or "he��t." Don't let  the little one suffer vbee Zaev  Buk will core4  Mrs. L. I.'ood. of tta Atucander A'vaaee,  WnnipcK. aayn: "I ha.ro prsva* tea  value of Zam-Ifcik whaa epplied te  children 'a sorea. 8eaae nastr aores broke  out aroond xnj haXfr's mouth, end dtaafea  all the preparations naed, tivey raroaed te  heal. I took htm to St. Bonitaca hespltal  and be'remained therefor two waeka.  Attbeend o'that UmeTMJTTMBO better,  and we-aff-\in took him home. I wm*  then adriaed to try Znro-Kuk aad obtaiaed  a supply. Tho effect of the first few applications waa Tery frrattfyine. and 1 continued with the n��o of th e balm. A Htfj  periiererance resulted in a complete enre.  Mrs. EL Cocker, of Torkton, Sa��k.,��aye: " My  little baby ffirl had a bad running ��or�� alt over  her little chin. A few applications ot Zam-Bak  healed the tore in ��uch a perfect manner that  no scar WM left behind."  Scorn of siniil.tr rate* could h. fyiotad.  Zam-Buk in ahgolut" Ir pure���conUiaano randd  animal fats, no mineral coloring matter, no  astringent poisons. It is the M��al balm tw  baby.  Zam Bnk cures ecrema, rashta, rinpworm,  chapped hands, prurnr, heatrastMa, cots, bnms,  ulcers, dischargins sores, and all skin injuries  and diseases. W)c. box, nil dnifrfist* and storaa.  or Zam-Buk Co., Toronto, for price. Don"*  take the risk ol using harmful hmtarioBS I  'r^ SOtE^G^TSFOR PRINCETON CO AL/ -  -   Dealer in Lumber, Shindies, Lath  and-Cedar Poles.      Stull Laggan.  s First-Class Fir & Tamarac Wood.  MOVING MACHINERY OUR SPECIALTY  If Tired of Wood, try Princeton Coal  BOOKS AMP STATIONERY  Fancy,;,Goods, Dolls and Toys, Kodak Films and  Supplies, Musical Instruments and Supplies', Newspapers, Magazines and Periodicals���School Sundries.  Wallpaper and Decorative Pictures  ���Cigars, Tobacco and Smokers' Sundries   ���*  Endless Variety of Goods Suitable fbr Presents.  P"S  '&Mi  ZJlil  AL. ALMSTROM  All the Latest Newspapers, Magazines  FURTHER DROP IN EGGS  New Laid Ranch Eggs, 35c. per doz.; 3 doz. Tor ��1.00...  New Zealand Fresh Grass Creamery Butter, 40c. per lb.  "Empress" Creamery Butter, 40c. lb.  Ohoice Breakfast Bacon, 27c. per lb.  Sugar Cured Hams, 25c. per lb.  Pure Loaf Lard, 51b. Pall, $1.00.  Ontario Cream Cheese, 25c. per lb.  Salt and Smoked Fish  '3  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  PHOENIX, B, C.       PHONE 2  Insurance Agrent  FIDELITY BONDS, PLATE GLASS,  COMMISSIONER FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDENT  PHOENIX, B-C. \h
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Fred Cailsuuluft ou Thm sday for
ii visit of a few days to Nelso.i.
Messrs. M. Costinelli ami M. Marda
returned to Fife on Monday's train.
Mrs. Andrews of Grand Forks was a
visitor in town the latter pait of last
Week. ,
Born—Al Fhueuix, pu Monday,
March .'Hst, to Mr. and Mrs. Roy Price,
a son.
JttK. McCormick, shiftboss at the
Rawhide mine, left on Tuesday's train
for Vancouver. "
Mr6. F. K. Ackerman loft/ on Monday to join Mr. Ackerman, who is now
located at Nakusp.
Alphonse Lode, recently of the
Mother Lode hotel fetaff, was a visiter
to Phoenix during the week.
Wanted—Position as housemaid; experience! in cooking and laundry
work. c Apply Knob Hill hotel.
Mrs. Coutts and daughter of Grand
Forks were the guests of Mrs. James,
Marshall for a few days this week.
Miss Stella Douuau of the,local hospital staff spent the latter part of last
week at hor home in Grand Forks.
Mr. and Mrs. Monson left ou Men-
day murniug to" take up their future
t csideuce on a ranch near Spokane.,
Mrs. Augelo Osello, who came over
from Rossland for the funeral of Mts.
Vichry, returned home on Monday.
The Phoenix Football olub lost one
ol its strongest members this week
when Geo. Hartley left for the coast.
Mr. and the Misses Silvia aud Clara
IVdrotti, relatives of Geo. Vichry, returned to their home iu Butte, Mont.,
on Monday. >
J. D. Campbell of < the Grauby
smelter clerical staff, at Grand Forks,
came up on Saturday, for a short visit
extending over Sunday.
Dan Docksteoder, chief of the city
police, who for some tiine, has been
ou official business in Washington, Te-
turned to town on Monday.
tbe Greenwood Ledge, was among the
distinguished visitors to Phoenix this
week. Our world-famous ozone is a
valuable asset and the colonel quaffed
his lungs full bufore leaving for his
sub-tropical homo burg.
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Among the visitors to Phoenix this
week were Oh«n! Peterson oad family
and Mr. and Mrs. Pete Hanson, all of
Grand Forks. The party came up for
the purpose of joining in the postponed Easter festivities of tho local
lodge Of S. J*I. aiid E. F
J. Fuller, who has' been a resident
of Phoenix for some years, has 'taken
ovei the stage line between this city
and Greenwood, If. Laing, the former
proprietor having decided to move to
the coa£t. The rates for passengers
amf parcels remain unchanged,
Clearance Sale—To make room for
our now stock of yui'lpapor we are
closing out some remnants (small lots)
at exceptionally lou figures. . This is
a fine opportunity to get the shack
papered for'u very small cost. Make
your selection early.   Al. Almstrom.
For Sale.—The Biner block, centre j
of upper town; four suites of house-f
keeping apartments; all furnished; always rented; adopted for any kind of
business; very cheap; money making
chance of life time to right couple.
Part cash, balance terms. Apply to
owner on premises.
TIrv preliminary arrangements are
being made towards the formation of
a football league. Up to the present
it has been suggested that the league
should consist of teams from the Raw-
bide, Granby and Mother Lode mines,
while it is thought that another,
might be organized in Greenwood.
Tuesday was April Fool day and the
hoary old customs were as much to
the fore as they were fifty years ago.
One man walked about with a 6pooI
of white cotton in his breast pocket
with the thread hanging through the
button hole in tbe lapel of his coat.
Quite a number bit, and the joker escaped niassassation.
' Val. iMcDavies, fireman on the local
Great Northern passenger, whose jaw
was badly fractured by an assault, is
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We have made arrangements with  the Taube, Optical Co.,' of Calgary and Vancouver that their"''eyesight specialist,   Dr.  S.  h.  Taube,- who^.h,as  had'
forty-two years experience in the Optical, business,
will be at oUr store on • " ',',',
FRIDAY arid SATURDAY,
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If there is anything wrong with your Eyesight
do not fail to,consult him.
,    All work is guaranteed absolutely as tested.
Phoenix Drug Company
'Phone 16. T. S. Ouance, Manager
The King^s Hotel
"The Pride of the Boundary"
PHOENIX, B.C.
A home in the centre of the camp;   only .five minutes walk  from
the Granby mines; clean and comfortably furnished rooms;
Steam Heated throughout.
Page Boyles, the diamond drill contractor, on his recent visit to' this
camp. f I >' '
For Sale—Complete house furnishings for three rooms aud a kitchen.
Price 'for immediate purchase, $J5.
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J. Sweeney, well known in the min-1 making satisfactory progress towards
ing world of Spokane,  accompanied | recovery and expects to be  able to
leave the hospital within the course of
the next few days. It will be sometime lotiger, ho\ve\er, before he will
be able to resume work.
' The members of Gold Range L.O.L.
assembled with a few of their friends
on Wednesday evening in their lodge-
cading on the
events leading
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refreshments   were
served   during   the   evening.     Other
similar    entertainments   arc planned
for the near future.
The Leader-Mail of Granby, Quebec,
contains the following reference to the
recent local hockey successes:   "From
Bar Stocked with Finest Wln«s, Liquors, Clffftrs
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FINE BATHROOMS.
J. E. McDonald
Proprietor
Mrs.. Albert Biner and baby arrived
in town on Thursday evening from
Pasa'dena, California, where her patents, Mr. and Mrs. Creidor, formerly of
Olympia, are now located.    " • .f
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Fares from" Eastern Points to British Columbia,
how on "sale via the Great,, Northern Railway.
Have your eastern friends spend their .vacation'
out West. \ Return'fare from '      l '      * . *
Chicago. $61.15;   St. Louis, $55.90;
St. Paul, $56.15;
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Similar reductions from all        t *-«'_'/.■»„ ^     '
Eastern points. For particulars, see' J• V. INGRAJr^,' Agent. *
Church Services
K
A-
, St. Andrew's (Presbyterian) Church
—Service will be held tomorrow (Sunday), April 6th, at li a.n>. A cordial
welcome.' J. R. Monroe, pastor.
Methodist Church—Sunday school
and Bible class, 2.30 p.m.; evening service, 7.30 p.m. Prayer meeting, Thursday evening, at 7.45 p,m. Rev. J. J.
Nixon.
StL' John's Church—Sundays: Holy
Communion, 8a.m.; Matinb, 10.30 a.m.;
Holy Communion and sermon, 11 a.m.,
Sunday school, 3 p.m,; Evening service, 7 30. Week days: Matins, 7.30;
Evensong, 6.30. Wednesday, Holy
Communion, 9 a.m.
The stated services in the Catholic
church are as follows: First and third
Sundays in the month. Mass at 10
a.m., Sunday School at 2.30 pm.;
Evening Service at 7.30 p.m., Kev.
Father Choinel, pastor.
ts interestet and should .fcnaw
awu
 out the wonderful
MARVEL Whirling Spray
Tao new Vaginal Syringe    B««
-Most eomealeat.   It cleanses
Instantly.      Ask your
\ druggit ta-ic ,    -
I -•'^ _a»—
*" Jf Ii- cannot *uppW ttw
t , MA HVCL. accept no OU™.
Jbut send stamp for Uhistrated
u Ibook—sealed   It gives AiU rn
, MA KVCL. accept no other,
i for Uhifttrste
_.. It gires Ml mitlc.
iilattanil directiom inTaloabl* to ladles.
-  WlHDSOR SUPPI/r CO.t
' i$lO&aOT. Ool. Oenoral Agents for <
Specially op/Cocighs
Q      andCoIdis
One of thefinest laboralo-
nes  in  Canada   is   devotedT,
exclusively to the manufac-^,
ture of Mathieu's Syrup of
Tar and Cod Liver Oil—the
great Canadian  specific for
coughs.   The finest of-Pine    .
Tar,   the  choicest   Norway
Cod Oil, and every other of '
the many healing medicines   -
which compose it are tested '-
it every stage  to see that s
their quality is right.   The
combination   of ingredients
in  Mathieu's Syrup o£ Tstr
and   Cod   Liver   Oil is the
result ot the life work of the
chemist Mathieu.
No hap-harard remedy this
—no  "just as good" drug
put up by some obscure pharmacist, or large general drug ' ^
house ""      '   „ ■*""
Just   a  cough    and   cold    t.
remedy, -which thanks to its    *
excellent  formula  and   its
unvarying excellence in preparation   has   come   to   be
known as   the   best  cough
remedy in Canada,j-where its
sale is very* large.    If yon
really want to cure your cold,    ,
don't accept any substitute.
Sold everywhere—-35c large
bottle.
^
J. I. MATHIEU CO., Propw,
Shertfroofce. P.Q.
Jfjjnln and ftvrr arc<nn;>,tny t)\* cold
Mathieus Utrvinr Ptntdn-. tmll -promptly
dUprt thrm Sotd rveryv-fiere—ssc jifr t or
0/ l« pointers •
5-'->3
dJ
pre-
Dr.   S.  L.   Tanlie,  at Phoenix   Drug
store, ou April 11th and 12th.
Sour-looking young man to jeweler:
"The engagement ring I purchased
from you the other day "hadn't even
j, chance. r Would you kindly exchange it for a'&ofc of cuff Iiuks."
Remember the date of Dr. Taube's
visit to' Phoenix Drug store (Friday
and Saturday; April 11th and 12th)." If
there is anything wrpng with your
eyesight do not fail to consult him.*
Mrs. Alex. McDowall and daughteis
spent tho Easter holidays in-town
after all, for on their return to Columbia gardens, the school trustees .de
cided to grant the children arjuEastcr
recess. •    .
The friends of Archie McDonald, will
regret to hear that he was admitted
toi<he local hospital on Sunday last
suffering fiom a ->e\eie attack of
pneumonia. The latest teport is that
his condition is improving.'
W. C Taylor scraped'* the beautiful
snow of Phoeuix from his .shoes pn
Wednesday and left 1<> spend the good
old summer time ou his new ranch at
Richfield, Idaho. Mis. Tayloi/
ceded him a few mouths ago.
The name - of A. O. Johnsou, proprietor ot the,Central hotel, was inadvertently omitted fiom the recently
.published list of those who have received authority to. takcthe affidavits
of applicants for the provincial voters'
list.    '
Waller Mm lay ol Trail was a v isitor
to the camp during the week. Mr.
Murray, whose home is in (iieunwoud,
is a former lesideut ol E'hoeuix utid
some yvuis ago was connected with
the William Hiintut store in the lower
town.
H. Underwood, biother of Mrs. W.
Wills, arrived iu Phoenix on Monday,
from Mauehestei, England, after a
lough e\perien<e (jver sea and over
laud. Mr. Underwood says the ship
<ui which he sailed was crowded with
pius&engers.
Andy Johnson ha& pronounced the
sentence of duuth on one of his beain.
After being asleep for tin- posL four
months the creuture has now assumed
airs that Andy is not at all disposed to
tolerate. The doomed animal's name
is therefore Denis. - ■
Urothci Lrfjweiy, i>iop. and editor of
learn that Phoenix won the Boundary Hockey Championship, beating
Giand Fork*) by 4 to 3, and also winning the cups offered by the premier,
Sir Richard McBride and the Nelson
Daily News for the Interior Champion -
ship of B.C. and gold medals for each
of the players. The accounts show
that our former townsman, Charley
Davidsou,   who  is a member of  the
*i*', I
Deane Hotel
J. K. MECREDY, Prop.
TABLE D'HOTE DINNER
SUNDAY NIGHT, April 6
 MENU—	
SOUP
Royal Consomme with Poached Egg
RBLISH
Sardines on ToaBt '
FltiN
Boiled Halibut, Egg Sauce
BOILED   '
Ham and Chile Sauce
BNTRB6&
Fried or Raw Oysters, Sliced Lemon,
Lanib Stew with French Peas,
Italian Frontage Rice,
Boston Cream Puffs. '
ROASTS
Young Turkey, Oyster Dressing,
Saratoga Chipps,
,Pork with Apple Sauce,
Beef, Yorkshire Pudding,
Lamb, Mint Sauce
COLD MEATS
Beef, ^Mutton, Ham, Corned Beef and
Pickled Pork.
SALAD
Shrimp, Mayonnaise Dressing.
VEGETABLES
Scarlet Runners,  Sugar Corn, Cream
Mashed and French Fried Potatoes.
DESSERT
English Plum Pudding, Brandy Sauce,
Pineapple and Whipped Cream,
Cinnamon Buns, Pies, Tea, Coffee,
Cocoa, Milk.
winning tonm, did good work in helping to secure the trophies.''
-Mrs. F. E. Brine and Mrs. J. R.
Munro will "give a tea at the Manso,
under >the auspices of the I^odies' Aid
of St. Andrew's Presbyterian church,
on Saturday, i»f?xt, April lSth^,,- .,,.*.,.
-\"AvisaiigfemjinW^ai-o'j beiug." made^to
<>t-tfa.tiizt)a-'^wUng "clubi</:"15ach tcain
corislsfca tit' fevVnien eaeh'atiii 'a.xi eBovt
is being niadi'Wenroll sufltcieut nieni-
bers to make eight teams.,
! The skating rink will-be open ou
Monday next from 3 to A 30 p.m. to
afford season ticket holders an opportunity to lemove their skutes.
Mr. aud Mi*. ' W. Ramsay were
among the Phoenix visitors to Grand
Foi ks hut Saturday.
H. Hartley, city clerk, is in Spokane consulting an eye specialist.
Dr. W. H. Dickson left on Friday's
tiain for the coast.       '
TRANSIENT QUESTS, 5tto.
Fine Specimens of Native Silver
One of the finest pieces of native
silver ever brought to town, came in
on Monday from the Utica, says tbe
Kootenain (Kaslo).    It was brought
down by Jean   Brochier,   the  shift
boss  at the   big  12.MtIe property
The piece is about  fourteen   inches
in length and of irregular  size,   the
streak being about the thickness of
a fifty cent piece.     It was taken out
of a big strike ot  three  feet  aud  a
half of galena* in'the   big  or  west
lead.    The property is   looking  exceptionally, fine    in    all    directions,
according   to   Mr.   Brochier.     The
continuation of the southern drift pn
the east vein has opened up another
ore   shoot    which    now    averages
about three inches in width   and   as
the   ore on this property appears to
run   iu  and   out   in   long    regular
shoots, an increase of this ore body
is looked for as the drift progresses.
Hughie   Chisholm,    Of    Chisholm
Brothers,   who   have a lease on the
apex workings  o( the   Utica,   was
also in town the   early   part  of  the
week.      They are taking out ore on
their lease right along and    sending
it down by their tram to the base of
the peaki   where   it   will   be   transferred   to   other   conveyances   -for
forwarding to the tailway. '..'■'*
Ore shipments have started in
earnest from Ainsworth, the No. 1
sending out a inimbet of cars while
the Silver Hoard shipped two.
There is <t uii of ore lying upon the
wharf made up ot lots owned by the
No. 1, Silver Hoard and' A. D.
Wheel**i and as soon as the frost
out of it shipment will be made.
is
By tbe. waters of Phoenix we sat
down nnd wept. '   ■   ;  "
SYNOPSIS OF COAL
MINING REGULATIONS
^Cpai.'iiiining rights of the Dominion,
"i* j?1 a*?itoi5?v Saskatchewan and Al-
bertav the Yukon Tei rjtbry.;fche Northwest Territories and in a portion! pf thB"
Province of-Britiah Columbia, 'may" be
leased for a term of twenty-one years
at On annual rental of $1 an acre. Not
more than 2,560 acres will Ins 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 burveyed territory the land must
be described by sections, or legal subdivisions of sections, and in unsur-
veyed territory the tract applied for
shall be stake.\ out by the' -applicant
himself.        * *"
Each application must, be accompanied by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if the righte applied for are not
available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable
output of the mine at the rate of five
cents per ton.
The porson operating the mine shall
furnish the Agent with sworn returns
accounting for the full quantity of
merchantable coal mined and pay the
uoyolty thereon. If the coal mining
right* 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 i-lghts may. be considered
necessary for the working of the mine
at the rate of $10.00 an acre.
For full information application
should be mode to the Secretary of tho
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.
Mineral Act.      '     i   .
'   Form'F.- '--  ,• "V1 V .
CEKTJKJUATK OK IMPROVKMENTS.
-NOTICK.."'.;;,:-:    '     \
:'IIclniont Fractional" Mineral Claim, nttutilc
in tho Greenwood Mining Division of Yalt/rlfH-
,tric4.   ■•.-..• :'
Where located:—Greenwood Camp.
TAKK NOTICK, Unit I. Donald J. Matheson.
ngentfor Krie K.'JiickHOti, Free Miner's Cor-
tiflca-te' No. 4U.S00B, intend Hixty dayw from the
date hereof, to iipply lo the Mining Recorder,
for ii Certificate of,, Iniin-overaentfl for; the
purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of; the-
above,claim. *••■'' "  ■':'
Aiid further take notice that action, under
Hcctipn 37, must be coniraone'ed bofore the irisue
of Huch Certificate of Improvements.
Dated this 1.0th day of March, A.D. 1913.
D. J. -MATHKSON, Agent,
Of all kinds promptly attended '
to.     Rapid Express .and  Big-
gage Transfer.    Careful atten-£
tiori to all '-'orders.      Phone A65
James ^G. McKeown
Call for  you?  skates "at the rink
on Monday between 3 and 4.30 p.m.
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