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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Apr 19, 1913

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Array MMiK  A  The Phoenix Pioneer Jb  published* in tho highest  municipality in Canada-  altitude, 4,800 ft. The city  has .a population of 1,500,  ' and possesses first-class  hotels, opera house, schools  Big Order for Steel Mine Cars  Nearing Completion.  The high-pressure  activity which  has been a prominent feature at the  local machine shops of the Granby  Consolidated,   consequent upon the  receipt of extensive  orders  for cars  to   be   used   at   the   Midden   Creek  mine,   has considerably  moderated,  aud   the   bit,--   order   is   about completed.    The' cars,   of which  thirty  are finished, are of steel and unusually strong, each having  a capacity  of four  tons,   while   the   remaining-  twenty   will    receive   the   finishing-  touches in  a very short time.     The  order for   the   cars was  received in  November    last,   and    taking   into  consideration   the   fact   that the ordinary work of the   shop was   in no  wise interfered with,   the execution  of the  order reflects   no little credit  on  the   machine   shop   staff and its  capable  executive   head,   D.    Stafford.  Funeral of Late B. U. Smith  The funeral of the late Basil  U. Smith, for many years a resident  of Phoenix, whose death after a  short illness occurred on Sunday,  April 13th, took place at the local  cemetery in the presence of a number of the deceased'.*, friends on  Thursday afternoon. Prior lo ilic  interment, a service was held in St.  John's church; the rector, Rev. L.  B. Lee, officiating. ^The deceased  was born in England and for years  followed the occupation of butcher  in both Greenwood and Phoenix.  He was  a-general*favorite around  ;tnJ.-J-.  ''A  relatives;' >Seept itiat' Ve-Thail a  brother in Winnipeg, but unfortunately all efforts to open up com-  munication with tbe latter, have up  lo the present, proved unsuccessful.  Ironsides Orchestra Dance  The absence of any pretence at  decorating 'the interior of the fine  ballroom of the Miners' Union hall,  has often been a subject of adverse  comment on the part of visitors to  Phoenix, and the recent determination of the local branch of the  W. F. ofM. to remedy the. defect  was welcome intelligence to the  patrons of the various entertainments that take plitce within its  walls. Geo. Evans,'the well-known  Phoenix and Greenwood contractor,  was entrusted with the work, and  one cannot help but be struck with  the pleasant and tas-teful transformation that has been achieved under  his skilful supervision. The whole  decorative scheme is pretty in the  extreme, with an entire absence of  garish ness, simplicity evidently being the object aimed at. The first  dance since the contractor had finished with the building, took place  on Wednesday under the auspices  of that popular musical organiza  tion, the Ironsides orchestra, and  a enjoyable affair it proved to be,  seventy couples tripping the light  fantastic until the small hours of the  following morning. The orchestra,  which on this occasion consisted ol  five pieces, is steadily improving,  and on Wednesday was kept busily  employed responding to numerous  and persistent demands for encores.  An excellent supper was served in  the banquet room of the building by  J. K. Mecredy, the new proprietor  of the Deane hotel.  Diamond drilling operations are  to be carried on shortly on an  extensive scale at the Silver King  mine near Nelson by the Consolidated Mining and Smelting Co.  The Rossland Miner say-., that a  new offer of the B. C. Copper company has been made*to E. F. Voigt  for Voigt camp, 60 mineral claims.  It is   $175,000   for   the   group   and  The seventy-foot open cut has been  completed and the contract on the  cross-cut tunnel has been started.  This tunnel will be over 400 feet  long and will tap the vein at 100  feet. Six men are now employed  'on the work.  Last Saturday a shipment of 80  tons of high-grade ore were forwarded   to   the   Smelter  at   Trail,  Number 40  the company assumes  tin   indebted-  from the Silver   Hoard  ���     c i i '     . .   . 1 ..  Boundary Ore Tonnages  Following are the returns of the  output of the mines and smelters  ofthe Boundary district for the week  ending. April 19th, and year to date:  Grarnoy....." 22,581     377,099  Mother Lode    6,026     I04,695i      ...  ����wn.��,e   .... Y -,��.-    __ 3,756,   ^79,116  Napoleon.J.'J-^-^  Queen Victoria-..I-f.' *   561 -'-'"_  8,501 �� optio" "7fv  Others        167  ness   for development work by   Mi.  Voigt amounting to $200,000.  The United Empire company of  East Princeton are pushing the  development of their coal mine.  This company will supply the British Columbia cement plant, with  sixty tons of coal per day, twenty  of which will be used for power,  'the remaining forty tons to be' pulverized for cement manufacture,  Portland Tunnels���The big tunnel  was advanced 226 feet in the month  of March, and on April 3rd the  800-foot point was reached. The  face" ot the tunnel has been in  argillite since April 2nd, the strata  being almost perpendicular. On  surface the argillities have a dip of  only 20 to 30 degrees.���Portland  Canal Miner.  A dividend of $50,000 has been  declared this month by the Standard silver-lead mine at Silverton,  making the total distributed by the  company to its shareholders this  year $200,000. Since the company  commenced to pay' dividends last  April it has paid out $625,000. The  capital of the Staodard company is  $2,000,000.  On Thursday, the 27tkof,March,  A. O. Davis, representing   the Con-  Mining '   and      smelting  mine,   near  Ainsworth.     The mine superintendent reports that twelve  tons   of ,ore  are being hauled   nightly   from   the  mine to the  upper   terminal   of  the  No.  I tramway, the   warm   weather  having prohibited shipment over the  road   during   the   day.     The   south  drift on the 100-foot level has   been  broken into and a three  foot face of  high grade ore is   now   exposed  in  the   tunnel.     All   of  the   drifts   are  now   in   ore   and   two    stopes,   the  first opened  in   the   property,   have  been started.  The annual meeting of the .shareholders ofthe Lucky Jim Zinc mines  is advertised to take place at Kaslo  on May 1st. The special report  accompanying the announcement  states that from August 1st, 1912  and ending March 31, which shows  that 1S50 tons of ore had been forwarded to the smelter at Deque III.  The consignments having been  taken from the stope between, the  No. 4 and No. 5 levels. The mine  was closed from Decembar 15' to  March 15, because of snowslides  having blocked the railway. The  shipments during the interval covered by the report aggregated   2090  A. S. Hood Appointed Magistrate  The   many   Boundary   friends   of  A.   S.   Hood,  formerly   stipendiary  magistrate    of   [Phoenix,    will   be  pleased   to learn1 of his   recent appointment   to a Similar position in  the northern portion of the province.  According to a Victoria paper, Mr!  Hood's  appointment   was made  in  consequence   of difficulties   experienced in the past in connection with  the  effective- administration  of the  criminal   law   in   tbe    Rivers    inlet  section   during- the   course   of  the  salrrion   fishing season,   and,   while  the   new appointee's   position   is of  necessity a temporary one, it is well  understood  in official   circles at the  capital,   that  Mr. Hood's extensive  experience as a police magistrate in  the   Boundary    will    influence   the  Attorney-General to recommend his  appointmenr"to a much more important post   in   the government ser  vice when his presence  in the above  fishing   district    is    no   longer   regarded as necessary.  Married at Phoenix  The entire absence of resident ministers other than the pastor of the  Roman Catholic church, in Greenwood, will no doubt be the means of  bringing numerous couples intent  on   matrimony   to   Phoenix. On  Wednesday, a travel-stained wed-  ing party arrived in the camp from  the United States and requested the  Rev. Laurence.Lee of St. John's  Church to solemuize their nuptials  With the "exception of the happy  groom, the party consisted wholly of  ladies, so the services of Fred  Graham,- who is fairly handy at  that sort of thing, were called upon  to si  Stabbing Affray  .  One   of   the   first   really   serious  crime's perpetrated  in the Boundary  district for some years occurred on  Friday of last week, when'a woman  named Ellen Palmer, a habitue ofthe  restricted   district- of   Greenwood,  was   dangerously    stabbed    by   an  Austrian, named Steve Betrick." Information of the occurrence reached  Phoenix    a   short   time   after   the  affair and   Geo.   Stanfield,  resident  provincial officer in Phoenix, started  for the scene, but on   his arrival in  Greenwood,   the  woman's assailant  had been run down- and captured in  a shack on   the road   leading to the  Mother Lode.     The injuries  to the  woman,   who   was   attended   to by  Dr.   McLean, are regarded  as serious, but the latest from  the Sacred  Heart Hospital is  to the effect that  she   is making    a    wonderful    recovery.  The city of Toronto will send a  contribution of $5,000 to the Dayton flood suffers.  Released from Hospital  -' Val McDavis, the Great Northern  fireman who was waylaid some  time ago and severely assaulted  by Fred Hall and Geo. Stoy, was  allowed to leave the local hospital  this week. The ferocity of the  assault may be gauged from a  statement by Mr. McDavis to the  effect that when he was struck he  endeavored to spit out a part of his  broken jaw. Although   now   re  siding at home, he still is under  the doctor's care and thinks it will  he a matter of a couple of weeks  before   he  ,   1,774  SMELTER TONNAGES  Granby 24,201     359,339   s, .��tlt W���1BU upuJmore   before   he   wiU    be   ab-e    to  -.������..-     nt   ��c?7 R-V7 .       llu S'vc   the   bashing   bride   away    aPPear against the  accused who are  pTe^anf^ were Oscar  n��w. residing in the Nelson jail.    -     '  and the duty was   $18,185.   a   tolai^^^ . f-= ^~~^~ / '-   -  of $41,793. leaving a  net   profit   of 1*��*' -��* 'Toro(?a^  W���"*>.,   and   the   Officials to Visit HiddeiCCreek  I $35,743.   or   $17 " a   ton.   -Of   thls\ re^er .was sxgned by Winnie Cox \     q.   B.   Smifta,   general   supt.���of  of     Canada.      took      an I $35,743.   or   $17   a   ton.   - Of   this i      ,  ^    -    ,���, -  oaiT-   J-.;Uoyd    on   theLr-,n.,nf��i7iw-.      ���_ ,-  .--     'AI*d Maria W'neaton.  ties-1  -NtehthftLue\f.mo.n"t��l7:000bas been applied in"  following    properties-!     Nighth^'k V?"-^-*" '.,WU "aS ��*&a Wied ln  Eagle,   Burnside    Fraction",    I^c^   oTtwo'ySr^Sr to/tlte'* I     A ^P���t of choice Alberta ba.  Thought   Fraction,   Luff   FractuJ   ,n, ^7^   , ^' *   re" M^y consigned to a  firm of Glasgow  ��� -        - t,0n'' -"-"nder has been paid out in u ages   maltsters netted the owner 25 cents  The  B. C. Copper Co...  12,936   203,270   aod Dora Fraction.     The properties / a���H fnr ,*       .  'a��   situated    on    Four-mJe    bololJ?>f for *UPP'��*������*"  "��e,e is still  the Hewitt,   and   are   in good Ioca-L,*       ,*  tion.���Slocan   Record / ���������c��o��,   have   disposed   of   a  Duke      H��rr; 1, coniidemb/e Woclc of treasury .sfocfe  fW �� reports, to       the/to finance further operation*       Con  ZenTvZc   Y V'J"   hai��Verh��<"*"* or, estimated   ��r  twenty-five   tons   of   the  per   bushel    abov-i*   the   prevailingi  market price '  the Granby company, left for Vancouver, on Saturday last, where he  will shortly be joined by a number  of other officials of the company  and a trip of inspection made to the  I Hidden Creek mine.  NEW ARRIVAL fN THE GENTS'  ; FURNISHING DEPT.  SLATER SHOES  BELLS' SHOES  These two makes are pre-eminently the best on the Canadian  market. We have them in Black and Tan-in all the latest  lasts���Look them over !  ,        ,     .-      , Er,e   ore! 000 is   blocked    out    in  [sacked   and on    top   of Bulkley hill,./according to   the   report  Fit-Reform Clothing* for  See this wide range of ���ew  goods  tailored   i���   thc   ,���        t  am|  best equipped Tailoring Establishment in Canada.  $215,-,  the    mine.  'where it wil,   remain unti, th^ds/g^^^o^ent^^ilr Z  a^dry   enough    to   ha,   it   to the   property, and to eliminate I      ^  vventvfi        T r"'   bC   anotbe��-   �� P��rt of the  tra.��portaiion charges,  twenty-five    tons - down   from    the   the company   contemplates crecth.^  mine   by that  time also.     They ex-   a 100-ton daily capacity   concenf  MZ " tT"  T"  \ thC fir" ��f  ^ the C��Si �� ^' ~    ^  las   bee 7       ��"   the P^^.h'-power plant to   operate   it,   will  ������������as   been ynakmg  gOOQ   headway, j be approximately $80,000.  '   .  Pythians "AtT^r       r~^^^^^V^~  ���Initiatory work kept the members f     About a couple of hundred mem  of Mcnintain  Temp.e,   Pythian  Sis-   bers ofthe international Geo eg     ,  even'ing"    --"^^    ���"  Thu.r!*aWConS���*   -hich   is  to  assemWe in  took   the  Clothes that Pay!  when several candidates-  obligation and were en-  enrolled in the ranks of that popular  sisterhood. The Pythian Sisters is  an auxiliary of the Knights ol' Pythias and its aims are of a purely  social, character, relationship to a  member of the parent   order  being  In Style-Craft  tailored clothes you g-et  your money's worth in  honest wear and solid  comfort,   and   besides���  Toronto this year, have arranged to  visit   British  Columbia.     According  to   the  authorized   itinerary   of  the  British   Columbia   section,   recently  received by the Pioneer, a delegation  of  about   twenty    are   expected   to  pay a   short   visit  to   this   camp on  Thursday, August 31st.   From Phoe-  Stretson Hats Von Gol Hats  Fancy Shirts, Hosiery  and Neckwear.  absolutely essentta. before an appli- nix they proceed in a body to Ross-  cat.on for admittance can be enter- land, where the party will divide  tamed.      The   presiding  officer  for and travel by different routes to the  and the   Slocan   and   the   other via  When getting your Spring Toggery, visit   the   Store which has  ��>e biggest range and newest goods.     This brim  always.  ���gs you to us���  Pope, while the Mistress  of Correspondence   is Mrs.   Mary  McKenzie.  After the more important business  ofthe evening had been disposed of  the sisters  were the hosts  at a delightful   little    dance, /or   which  a  number of invitations  were sent out  and  eagerly accepted.     Mrs. Chas.  H. Knight   and   Chas.   McKay provided an excellent program of music  that kept the party on their feet tin-J  till    2.30    the    following   morning  '  During the  evening the" sisters  en  tertained the company at supper.  Hedley and the Similkameen.  B. C. Copper Treatment  The   B. C.   Columbia   company's  smelter   treated   12,936 tons  of ore,  this* week, as follows: Mother Lode,  ���5,894; Rawhide,   5,989;   Napoleon, i  815; Queen Vict., 109;others, 129.  A  beautiful  and   valuable collection of pelts   was   recently  brought'  into   Kaslo    by   C.    Holmgren," of j  Frotr   creek.      The catch consisted i  ���***&{',$?  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.  '"���' '"*^1  '    is,, 'i.ra'  v*.'*i  1, ^ tfl  ���-��� 's'4.  ������    'Wit  ���    * .,   j  m  -' j k*a*. y.  <^-?a  Ti,, \r       u      , of 100   skins,   sixty   of which   were'j  flic New Hazehon chief of police i marten   of a deep  rich   black color. ������{���<-,?  fy  :,t,-r> i',; *  ��,V',}  T____   HQNEEE,   PHOENIX,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA,  Concentrates  The Great Northern Railway company have a gang of forty celestials  engaged on their tracks in the  Similkameen.  Captain Moore, of Esquimault,  is on a tour through the interior of i being sent back to Berlin, Germany,  the province inspecting the arms and he was not a bit anxious to go.  of the various rifle clubs. He had good reason to believe   that  Advices  have  been received from   b\s family in Germany did not want  London to the effect that the Spring  him.     This is borne out by  the fact  Wholesale Deportations  The Dominion Immigration department at Vancouver, were extremely busy last week and other  towns, including Phoenix, might  do worse than follow suit.  Among the deportees was Johan  Hepziegrath.     Herr Hepziegrath  is  Hie Official  Tests show Dr. Priced  Baking Powder to be most  efficient in strength, of highest  purity and healthfidness  Style is that indefinable  something that lends  character and distinction  to the appearance.  7*4  IN FIT-REFORM- Garments,  you get the work oif the greatest  designers of Men's Suits and  Overcoats in Canada. These  men are artists, who originate  the styles that well-dress.ed  men are pleased to wear.  Morrin Thompson,  Phoenix.  King Ed ward Lodge  , No. 36, A.F. arid A.M.  Regular communication at 8  p.m.   Second Thursday of  each month.  Emergent meetings as called; Masonic  Half, McHale Block.  Jas. E. Cabtbk,  Secy.  Palmer J. Cook,  W.M.  I. O. O. F.  Snowthot Locfra  NO. 46  Meets every Monday Evening at  Minei-s' Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  Walter Ross, Noble Grand.  Dan Paterson, Fin. Secy.  ,        Sam McLeod, Bee. Secy.  1,1m >  Daughter* of Rebekah  $&-?�����,* ,*"',-,^V- ��� l7'\Pho��"��-* LoclK* No. 17  wSS^i^',/%*11;M-mrfUi" the: _ItaereV<Union}>Lodge  Wednesdays.'  Noble Grand. '  Marshall, Secretary.  Smiling  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES  Phomnfx Aorfo No. 108  greet the corning of a case of  phcenIx beer  WHY? ,  Because the Beer is so good  and wholesome it brings the  'PHONE 23  smile.  emigration to western Canada this  year promises to eclipse all previous  records.  Chief of police  Roche  of  Pentic-  tou    recently   received   an    anonymous gift  of $50.    The   receipient  states   that  he   thinks   someone   is  troubled with an uneasy conscience.  The    gold   excitement   at   Lake  Teslin   has  created  a  big demand  for sleigh   dogs  around   Hazleton.  As a consequence all the worthless  curs around  that district  are now  doing something for a living-.  According to the amended Liquor  License Bylaw passed  by  the  City  Council no woman may hold a hotel  license nor tend   bar and no women  may be served with liquor in a bar.  It was   found  necessary  to  amend  the   bylaw   to   conform   with   the  provincial   liquor   act  as  amended  this year.  Peace officers may in future under  the ��ew act search any person  they  suspect' of illegally  carrying   weapons and if any person who is not a  native of .Canada is  found  carrying  any of the offensive weapons named  the matter  will be reported   to  the  attorney-general   who  will   recommend to the minister of justice that  the person in question be deported.  Hon. W. J. Bowser, as provincial  commissioner of fisheries, had   been  advised by the officers ofthe depart-  meet at the Harrison Lake hatchery  that the five million   whitefish   eggs  obtained   some  months  ago   from  Put-in Bay through the kindness of  the United States government, have  been most successfully  hatched and  the young: fish liberated in Harrison  Lake.  The jewelry store of C. H.  Wallace was broken into last week  and the safe robbed of $20 in cash.  The burglar first cut around the  panel of the double door at the rear  of the store with a chisel and then  tried to cut around the lock. He  1 evidently found;out that. there   was  that a year or so ago he became a  public charge and was deported. He  came back however, and through  spending his remittances too freely  again became a public charge.  J. Wilson was also started by the  immigration officers on a trip back  to Belfast, Ireland. Wilson is one  of those people who -think that the  world owes them a living, and that  it is foolish to work. He has just  finished a term for vagrancy.  Annie Campbell was provided,  with a passage to that part of Scotland where the shawls come from.  She had during her short residence  in this part of Canada become a  public nuisance, and the police had  got tired of looking after her.  What the Paisley folks will do with  her when she gets back is a matter  of conjecture.  Percy Augustus Webb-Carter was  given transportation to London,  England. He-  comes    from    an  aristocratic family in London, but  he has just finished a term in a  British Columbia jail on account of  an alleged disregard of the laws of  "meum and tuum."  Another deportee was Auguste  Minch. He was started on his way  to St. Peterburg, Russia. He has  just completed a three months term  for vagrancy. Auguste is another of  the class whose members -strenuously object to working for a living.  John Sreba was given a' good  start on his return journey to Austria-Hungary. He has just finished  a term in the provincial jail at New  Westminister for unlawfully wounding.  ���   To Visit Vancouver  On her way to the home waters,  H. M. S. New Zealand, the gift of  the Dominion of New Zealand to  the imperial navy, will'visit Vancouver for about a week, after  spending a few days  at Esquimalt.  The exact date of the  arrival   of  BAHRGPOWBER  No Alum, No Phosphate of lime  The survey ship Planet rcpoit.s  have plumbed the greatest depth  of the ocean yet recorded. This  was off the coast of the Philippine  islands to the south. The soundings were taken which showed that  the lead had touched the floor,  9780 metres beneath the surface.  This is 31,785 feet, or a fraction  over six miles.  The Kitsilano Indian reserve,  which tor year*, has blocked the  growth of the city of Vancouver is  a thing of the past. It ceased to  exist last week when the last of the  bund of Kitsilano Indians put his  mark to a receipt and accepted a  bank book showing a balance to  his account in the Bank of Commerce of$l 1,150.  1    i .... i       ,"',' '  Meets in Union JEall,Fri(toyBvemngB.|D��� _______   nn��� Tmtrn   ~_     /an    inside   iron   bar   holding  Visiting brothers are always welcome, j KuQEnlX.   BREWING CO*��� I 'double: door,  the big battleship is not known   at]  the I the present time, but advices stated  He  broke   the" g;lass Ithat It: wiU be:some time during the!  Qottmait Work, IV. P.  James Weir, W. Secy.  LIMITED  K. of P. Lodge,  No. 28  Phoonlx,  B.C.  Pi -  19 i  ���J?  Meets Ttiesdat Evening at 7.30.  Sojourning brothers cordially wel  corned.  J, E. Carter, K. of R. S.  ���Sordon Thompson. C. C.  w  ��\, y -.  ft**?*.-        '      -  ftfe-  PYTHIAN SISTERS  Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Marts in Pythian Hall, Lower Town  First and Third Thursdays.  EUwib��|h Pope        Mrs. Mary MoKenzie  M.B.O. M.B.O.  RECO STEAM LAUNDRY  Don't worry about /onr washing,  just send your clothes to the  Tjaundry. We will wash, starch,  and iron them, and return them  ready for me.  LADIES'  AND  GENTS'  SUITS  CLEANED AND PRESSED.  A Trial Solicited.  Phone 50.  Dominion Ave.  / in the upper half of one ofthe doors, J coming' summer,  I reached in and lifted the bar  which I    The   Ne>v   Zealand   will   be  the  I kept the two doors from being open-   ,ar&est warship ever to enter Esqui-  ed on the outside. ' * " ~  NOTICE is hereby given that meetings of the Provincial Labor Commission will be held at the following  places:���  Penticton���Tuesday, May 6, 10 a.m.  Hedley���Wednesday, May 7, 2 p.m.  Princeton���Thursday, May 8, 8 p.m.  Greenwood���Saturday, May 10, at  2 p.m.  Phoenix���Tuesday, May 13th, 2 p.m.'  Grand Forks���Thursday, May 15th,  at 8 p.m.  Other meetings will be announced  later.  The ConnniBsion will hear evidence  on all matters affecting labor conditions in the province.    All persons interested are invited to be present.  H. G. Parson, V. R. McNamara,  Chairman. Secietary.  V  WOOD  First-class Fir and Tam-  arac Wood, $5.50 per cord  Pine Wood,  $5.00 per cord.  Joseph>Genelle, a sawmill owner,  died at Cascade last week from injuries received while breaking a  boom of logs on the Kettle river  when one of the larger logs rolled  over on him. He was one of the  pioneer sawmill men of the Boundary district, at one time being  owner, with - his brother, of the  present Cascade- mill, and of the  Dominions Sawmills Company's  plant at Cascade. He was some  55' years   of age. The   remains  were taken to Grand Forks.  Each steamer arriving at Vancouver from th*-; Orient, numbering  two or three a week, bring a couple  of hundred Asiatics, who .are described as "returning from the New  Year festivities." Judging: from  the number of Orientals coining to  British Columbia, local mariners are  begining lo . believe that all the  Asiatics on this continent must have  attended the festivities, although  the number of out-going Chinese to  the Orient during the last four  months has not been especially  marked.  mault and tie up at one ofthe buoys  there. No doubt her appearance  will create a great deal of interest,  and during the time she is moored  at the naval harbor it is expected  will be visited by large crowds of  Victorians. The cruiser Monmouth,  which came across the Pacific from  the China station several years ago,  is the largest war vessel that has  passed the Fisguard light. The  New Zealand is a massive ship and  her great hull, huge guns, powerful  engines, and other necessities which  go to make up a battleship will  undoubtedly be of great interest.  We make a specialty of Miners'  Shoes; good fit, nice shape, and  nothing but the best of stock used  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED  NICK PALORCIA,  Knob Hill Ave.        Phoenix, B.Q.  Fir and Tamarac, double cut,  per cord, $7.00.  i^$YY:Y  ISJ^i-''���:���:.'��� ���'."''  life.  'W^#-'''���''-'������''  WOOD DELIVERED  NOTICE.  ON   SHORT  'Phone B 32  ��ilBt ���J'oll.llSOli  Mineral Act.  Form b\  CKKTII'MCATK OF'IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICK.  "JJoluJont Fractional:' Mineral Claim, situate  in the GreonMood Mining Division of YalcdiH-  Iricl.  Where locate-]:���Greenwood Camp.  TAKE NOTICK, tbat I, Donald J. Matheson,  agent for Eric K. Ja,ckbori, Free Miner's Ccr  tincnto No.49,806B, intend j'tiixty, days from tlie  date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder  for a Certificate of Improvemontw for the  purpose of obtaining- a Crown Grant of the  above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  Hection 37, rauHt be commenced before tho ibhuc  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 19th day of March, A.I). 1013.  D. J. M_THE-S0N, A��6at.  JtyeWcati&eyuaf.  wmmm  If ��� th* CLEANEST, SIMPLEST, and BEST HOME  DYE, one ��o bur���Why jfou don't even have to  know what KIND of Cloth your Good, are made  ot.-.So Mbtafcca are Impoaalble. I  Sine" for Free Color Card, Story Booklet, and I  Booklet -rirlos rcaolu of DyclaB over other colon. I  The JOHNSON-RICHARDSON CO., Limited.     I  Montic.l. Canada. .   I  DO   YOU  WANT TO  MAKE MORE MONEY  IN placing your -Newspaper Advertising-,  place the greatest value 6n the paper with the  greatest influence on its readers.  fit   :  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 jnterest. It reaches the people and  you know that you're getting into the homes of  the people you want to reach.  TO  Quality  has not yet become popular, but  the day is not far distant when this will  be one  ofthe main features of Newspaper Advertising-.  In,the meantime business men, who have faith  in quality, are reaping huge returns.  .vn-  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  to do the best work at a moderate cost.  us  The PHOENIX PIONEER  $2.00 per year, in Advance: $2.50 per year, United States  J'.*'.--  Of all kinds promptly attended  to. Rapid Express and Baggage Transfer. Careful attention to all orders.      Phone A65  James G. McKeown  Greenwood    &t-3^6 JL-flOC  Leave Phoenix, upper town, 8.45 a.m  '" " "        lower town,   9.00 a.m  Leave Greenwood  Standard Ti  me  PROMPT  ATTENTION  TO  3.00 p.m. J  EXPRESS AND   FREIGHT  , Proprietor,  v |!^$sjHsbh__  >Vt- V  ''<-'���  ' .it  > 1 v,.^/^^^*^ ,-,,-....,,,.  THE  ssaess  PIONEEE,    PHOENIX,    BEITISH    COLOMBIA.  ip -woman's ��anger 8ignals=  II .     ^Tale dlBturl?ance or irregularity back of these calls for heir,  [ Fhould have immediate care and attention.    Otherwise the del ctfte  II       female constitution soon breakB down. --'��--����  Fy��->- Pr- Pierce's Favorite prescription  40 years has oermnstrated its cffectiveneM-in liquid or tablet form.  SOUP   BY KEALERS   _W  IWEPtCinTES.  W->if�� ��>r. /?. V". Pierce's Specialists at the Inualide' Hotel-  Correspondence Strictly  Conride���tial~and  no   "hlrjZ  Dri?,erco'9 -Peasant Pellets regulate and invigorate atnmlnt,   --.._..  and bowel-,.   Snear-ooated t^Bxanntm^o^^^il^^t^^  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  issued weekly  at Phoenix, British Columbia  Subscription, 2.00 per year  2.50 to United States.  G.  Kay, Publisher.  ADVERTISING SO-VLE  Application for Liquor Licenco (30 days) ..$5.00  Cortiflcuto of Improvomont notice (60daj-s) $7.50  Application to Purclmgo Lund notices (60 day*)   $7.50  DollnquontCoownornotices (90days) ....$10,00  Small Wnlor Notices (30 days)  $7.50  All othor lc/jal lulvertiHiner, 12 cento a line,  single column, for tho first Insertion; and 8  cents a lino for each subsequent insertion. non>  .pnroil moaHUiernent.  their   health   is   excellent.     But   1  think   rye bread   a   day   or two old  much   better  than potatoes.      It is  more  digestible."    There  you are.  Why didn't  we  think  of it before.  Now the next thing-for the professor  to'tackle is the  question of house  rents.     But  perhaps  we had better  refrain.     He might tell in to follow  the example of the old philosopher,  Dionyius,     who    assured   everyone  he was fairly comfortable living in a  sort of dog kennel.  The  Queen's Hotel  COMPLETELY REFURNISHED AND  REFITTED  We beg to announce the reopening of the Queen's Hotel..   This  poptilar hotel has been completely refitted throughout;  everything new and up-to-date.    Large lofty 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  Satujiday, April 19, 1913  Chisholm & Hartman, Props.  FIRST 8TREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE  Should come from healthy and vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  ���Separated Cream insures purity and  manner  quality.  The Dairy produces both.  THE  DAIRY      J. W. Hannam, Prop.  Come in and See  You will never know how good a Spring Suit you can  get aj: this store until you come in and see our  Proper Clothes for Men  Style and Quality the Best  Prices to Suit every Pockotbook  If you   need  Shirts,   Neckwear, Hosiery, Underwear, etc ,  you are sure to find here just what you are looking for.  The Geologist's Clock  Paleontology, says Gas  Logic, is  a   rnuoh   more   important   "ology"'  than    most    persons     are     aware.  Briefly, it is that branch of biological science which deals with ancient  life on the globe.      Naturally this is  a subject  about which  the  average  man  or   woman- knows   very  little  indeed.        It   isn't   strange,    then,  that    a     congressional    committee  should   have   once   asked   Director  Powell   of  the  United States Geological    survey,     to     explain    the  value   of   paleontology.       His   response was   that it was the "geologist's clock," by  which  he tells the  time when rock  beds were formed.  The   earliest   animals    were,    no  doubt,    soft    creatures   of   simple  structure,   whose   dead   bodies  left  few   traceable    impressions   in   the  mud and  sands in which they were  buried.     The   successors   of   these  early   unknown    animals   acquired  from generation to generation protective coverings whose remains in  the   older   rocks   are    studied   by  paleontologists.  The fossil shells in these early  invertebrates indicate the geologic  period in which the beds containing:  them were formed. Each fossilifer-  ous rock bed contains characteristic  forms or groups of forms that determine the period in which it was  mud or sand.  The economic importance of  paleontology has" been repeated^-  shown.     In   the   early   days  thous-  Eating His Own Words  Once upon a time Sir Wilfrid  held other opinions to those he  possesses at the present time, lie  even upheld the judgment of the  Imperial Admiralty. The following  is what he had to say about  Canada accepting such advice:  "This is the question:     'Shall we  go smiftly to the help of the Empire  in its day of extreme   need,   in   the  manner   definitely   outlined   by   the  Admirality; or shall we refuse  that  help and  leave   the   Empire   to.   its  fate while we  go  about  something  quite different, which the Admirality  does not want, and  which   is   likely  to leave   us   still   unarmed   on   the  Day of Armageddon?     It   will   not  take tne people of Canada   long   to  ,decide between these   two   propositions."  ERVOUS, LIFELESS  * DEBILITATED MEN  -YOUNG MEN AND MIDDLE-AGED MENL  tho victims of early Indiscretions and Icterex?  ���nit-eiaoia    *ui>liyv    �����_������.    fntlimA*    <_.     ���!_-_        _.__ s.*   -vuv ��� ��w-HUHf v_, _-��*_ij  tuutait*obtvua (uiu wwrHn  cesses, who are failures In life���you are tho  ones we can restore to manhood and roviT��  the bpark of energy and vitality. Don't giro  up in despair because you have treated wit-  other doctors, used electric belts and tried  various drug store nostrums.  Our New Method Treatment has snatched  hundreds from'the brink of despair, has restored happiness to hundreds of homes and  has made successful men oft those who ware  ���down and out." We prescribe specific- remedies for each individual case according to the  symptoms and complications���we have no  patent medicines. This is one ofthe secrets of  our wonderful success as our treatment cannot fail, for we prescribe remedies adapted to  each individual case. Only curable cases accepted. We have done biutaoM -voaahovl  Canada for over 20 Years. j  CURABLE CASES  GUARANTEED  OR  NO  PAY  PF-HPR Are--Iou ��'victimf Have you lost  fl-HUCnhoper Are you intending to marry*  lias your blood been diseased* Have you any  ^,C,^?.a? ���SS'JX*!!' M-����*o_ Treatment wifi  cure you. What it has done for others it will  do for you. Conaoltatian Free. No matter  who has treated you, write for an honest  opinion J free of Char-re. Books Free���  ���Boyhood, Manhood, Fatherhood." (Illustrated) on Diseases of Men.  An Artful Disguise  The artfulness of some criminals  in the make-up of their disguises  has often excited our admiration,  but the . disguise adopted ' by Mr-  Jay Kum Chum, a Chinese contractor, of Vancouver, is about the  limit. According to a coast contemporary, Chum, who was wanted  on a charge of murder, evaded  arrest for some weeks by adopting  the disguise of a Japanese tailor!  The paper did not state whether the  chink's disguise included a pair of  gold-rimmed glasses; no doubt they  did, but what the remaining part  of the disguise consisted of, is left  to conjecture. The incident recalls a skit on the dime novel indulged in by Punch, where the  hero is described as bursting into  the ship's   cabin with   the   awful in-  NO NAMES USED WITHOUT WRITTEN CONSFMT   *��*���_ _��         ��. ���  t!_Ut15_nt^^  DrsKENNEDY&KENNEDY  Cor. Michigan Ave, and Griswold St.,   Detroit, Mich.  JBBBFHMOTICIl     'l*11 lette,rs frpm Cana-lamtist be addressed  mmf^*W m**^      to our Canadian Correspondence Depart-  M-.  DRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Windsor. Oat.  ��for our private address.  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date  .Hotel in  Phoenix.     New from cellar  to roof.     Best Sample Rooms in thef  Boundary,   Opposite    Great   Northern  Depot. Modern Bathrooms.  STEAM HEATED.  James Marshall, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C.  formation   that   "all   is lost.      The!  ���ands  of dollars were fruitlessly ex-   Chinese crew have thrown off their 1  ,?*-*?"____N*wi.y��rk. *"   search   ��f disguise.     The  ship is manned by  geologists\ orangoutangs!"  coal    beds,    until    -the  showed that the beds   in   this   state  could contain no coal.       The fossils  are Devonian, where as   the   fossils  More Douks For B.C.  I ���f .!,��� d~  _    i       ��� .       . A trainload   of those verv desira-  \ of the Pennsylvania anthracite   coal/..   _������.,������   +u   r-,     . _��� _ ;  beds helnn<r fn>i-. r;^     -e I ble settlers, the Doukhobors, arrived  oeas oeiong to the Carboniferous, a/ f._ ���,.-,,..   j       -    D.-v- ,   ,-,,'���  If much later period / the other day  m British. Columbia:  This discovery at   once stopped a  useless expenditure of money.     The  day  They    are    principally     from     the,  vicinity of Saltcoats and the detach-j  ment numbered   about 600.      What J  D. I_>  SOLE AGENTS FOR PRINCETON COAL  Dealer in Lumber, Shingles, Lath  and Cedar Poles. Stull Lag-gan.  First-Ciass Fir & Tamarac Wood.  MOVING MACHINERY OUR SPECIALTY  fossils of these  rocks   were   not  of f u j        .     > , - n  -    ,      . have we done to deserve this?  "merely   academic   interest";    they  were of immediate practical import  If Tired of Wood, try Princeton Coal  ThOS.   BrOWII        Men's Wear Exclusively  Cleanliness our Watchword  The product of the local dairies is .q-ood, but ours- is the best.  Cleanliness is our watchword, and no germ can pass our sentries.  Our poultry department has increased its supply of egfg-s. Let us  accommodate you. PHONE F 32  The Phoenix Dairy  W. A. McKay & Sons  Proprietors  The Central Hotel  NEAREST HOTEL. TO FAMOUS GRANBY MINES  FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATION  FOR   MINERS  Bar Stocked with the Finest Line of Wines, Liquors, Cigars  A. 0. JOHNSON      -    -     Proprietor  ICE CREAM PARLOR  ance. The key to the problem was  found by determining- the strati-  graphic position, or, as it is called,  the "geologic horizon" ofthe fossils  and the rocks.  Rock beds   that   were  originally  nearly   horizontal   become    in   time  tilted or   even   overturned,   so   that J  the original relation of the beds may  be difficult to determine.       Furthermore, the rock   beds   at    any   one  place do not represent a  continuous  series of deposits, for as most   beds  were laid   down   in   water,   and   as  sea botton may   have   become   land  and   afterward   again   become   sea  bottom, the story of the rocks is not  everywhere clear.  In times of doubt and perplexity  the geologist therefore turns to the  paleontologists for light on the age  and original order ofthe beds he is  studying. The study of the animal  and plant remains that are embedded in the rocks has thus become an  important part of the geologic  work, and although those engaged  in this study are few and rather  poorly paid their work is of high  importance.���Province  It is to Laugrh  Senor De La Barra, the  Mexican  minister   of foreign   affairs, has re  cently   notified   the   government   of  the   republic   of China that because  "conditions   in China are so unset  tied" Mexico cannot possibly recognize the new government.  The Arrow lakes are  now report  ed   free   of   ice   from   Robson    to  Arrowhead.      Through    navigation  will commence in  about two weeks.  BOOKS AND 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 for Presents.  RHEUMATISM YIELDS  TO ZAM-BUK  Read This Lady's Experience  Just at this season many people find  themselves suffering from aches and  pains of rheumatism, sciatica, etc. For  these Zam-Buk ia a sure cure.  Mrs. Mary Harman, Wheatley, Ont..  writes: "I had rheumatism very badly.  It affected my right arm and leg, and  AL. ALMSTROM  All the Latest Newspapers, Magazines  B������������-������������_������������BRBG-HBHBI  'i.'M- .UHH".  We have arranged for a continuous supply throughout the summer of the FAMOUS  HAZELWOOD  ICE CREAM.    Special rates to parties.     Cooling  soft drinks of varied flavor.  The Delicacy ofthe Summer Season-  HAZELWOOD ICE CREAM-TRY ONE  V  KNOB HILL AVENUE  esjsmsamfummsM  ���aoai  Board for Nine Cents Per Day  Charles Kruegar, professor of  mathematics at the University of  California, ought to be a rich man  by this time. He says we eat too  much. While studying in Germany  he dropped on the right system and  also finds it as applicable in the  United States as it was in the  Fatherland.     "Americans spend too  much money on   food," he asserted,   piles, cuts,  burnsrbruises; s��.  "The    poor    of   Germany    live    on IA1* druggists and stores, 50c.   box, or  ���,.;���,_,���,,       ������ , ' ,   by  mail from  Zam-Buk Co., Toronto,  skimmed   milk   and   potatoes,   and I for price.  FURTHER DROP IN EGGS  New Laid Ranch Egrgs, 35c. per doz.; 3 dox. Tor SI.OO.  New Zealand Fresh Grass Creamery Butter, *Oc. per lb.  "Empress" Creamery Butter, 40c. lb.  Choice Break-fast Bacon, 27c. per lb.  Sugar Cured Hams, 25c. per lb.  Pure Leaf Lard, 51b. Pail, $1.00.  Ontario Cream Cheese, 25c. per lb.  Salt and Smoked Fish  was so bad that I could not put my  hand to my head or behind me. I was  qdite helpless, could not do my work,  and could not even dress myself, but  had to be attended to like a child. The  rheumatism in my leg was so bad that  at times I could hardly walk.  "Naturally 1 tried various remedies,  but they seemed to do me no good. A  friend advised me to try Zam-Buk. 1  obtained some and had it rubbed thoroughly into the affected muscles. Before the first box was used I was very  much better. I could move around the  house with ease and dress myself, and  needed very little personal attention. I  continued with tho treatment,  rubbing;  Zam-Buk in thoroughly evesy day, and j   .    in a   few weeks' time   the rheumatism | "^~-~~~~"   ������ -          ���   was driven completely out of my sys-: --^ _       _��� _ __,_ _ __ ^_ ^^  torn.    The.curewas  a  permanent one! D.     J.     IVSATHESOS^  too, and since tha^ time I have never; ����������-- ������������*_.w>_-_��  been troubled with rheumatism." I  , It is just as good for skin injuries and '  diseases, eczema, scalp sores, eruptions.  cams, etc.  ���      wnali��W     <_Mfa     *��*-���--**at~alp     -on  ���   U_rR  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  PHOENIX, B. C.        PHONE 2  Insurance Agent  FIDELITY BUNDS, PLATE GLASS,  COMMISSIONER FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDENT  PHOENIX, B-C.  r,' 'I  .1 i   -4  li.^%J^a^Kvs--Sihun^ic��alE-dr*--*j yTm.lnr*  v-c���jimr'i.jw.rcr't.-w���jj-jj i>HH*����n,i�� ,lr1<  ^W'-f^PlPJWW  THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  The underwear  without a fault  style, >s.tee  or weight  y 6 ii'4 1 lit e  Local and General  to bo framed at  Underwear ahattosiery  for apy season or climate,  for man^%ornan or child,  at . t h e   r i ght   p r i c e.  And it WQ^ti't   shrink!  '���*��&���'  Pur-chase     by  ��� -At*. .. ���  ^ the   trademark.  It's on every  Anglr jgarment-in red  ���\    .     Try     No,    9 5-  medium weight  fJJ �� * SHRJHKABLEV.  ���tilfc   jlV.y/vC  Victor, Victrolas  and Records  We are agents for these goods, and can  supply you with them very quickly, as  well as saye you money on the transaction.    ,  Send your pictiires  the Big Stow.  W. B. Williams booked through to  Nelson on Monday.  Gi-ab parcel* sale at Black's jewelery  stoio on Monday, April 21st.  Mike Gvbich, union organizer, landed buck in the burg on Thursday.  Wm. Sutherland left on Saturday  to visil his parents in Vancouver.  Miss Robinson of fche General hospital staff wan a visitor in Grand Forks  on Wednesday.  E. E. Campbell, mining expert for  the Granby company, left on Saturday for .Spokane.  Mrn.J. F, McDougall left on Tuesday  to spend the summer at tho homo of  her people in Vancouver.  Airs. Geo. Scholander and children  left town on Friday for Portland Ore.  for a visit of two or three months.  Mrs. .1. Mulligau left on Friday to  bo the guest of her sister, Mrs,. Loo.  Stalls, of Spokane, for two week*-..  Archie Aberdeen, ono ot the oldest  pioneers in tho Boundary, arrived in  town on Wednesday from his ranch  iiour Bridesville.  Tho dorks in the stoi-es are  waitiug  [ for the arrival of May first when  the  usual   half   holiday on   Wednesday's  will commence.  Jas.   McCormick,     who   has   been  spending a couple of weeks' vacation  iu Vancouver, returned   to   camp   on  ' Thursday evening.  John Mcintosh, for many years a  blacksmith with the Grauby company,  made his final bow to Phoenix on Saturday last, when he loft to join his  family in Boston, Mass. After a prolonged visit to relatives in the east,  Mr. Mcintosh intends to return with  his family to B. C. and make a home  in the provincial capital.  John Hartman received tho sad  news, a few days ago, of the death of  his younger brother, (Just, The deceased, who was 28-years of age and a  confirmed invalid, was visiting his  brother's place at Kullam, North  Dakota, and, while standing near a  horse, the animal lashed out witli its  hoofs, inflicting injuries that resulted  in his death.  Fred. Hurst, who has been on a  three months' visit, to his homo in  Indiana, returned to Phoenix on Saturday. Mrs. Hurst and children are  at present staying in Grand Forks.  Mr. Hurst's homo was fortunately not,  situated in thq flood-stricken district,  but he reports having visited the  scene and describos (he outlook as  heart-breaking.  During tho prosontation ol a lihn at  tho motion picture show  in tin; opera  house on Monday, tho picture of a dog  in ono of tho scenes attracted the attention  of A. A. White's greyhound,  Diplodocus.    Dip was standing  near  the door when the picture dog showed  up and evidently thinking it the genuine article, made tracks for tho screen  via   the   stage   door.     Heaven   only  knows  what would have occurred if  the film had portrayed a beefsteak.  The   Kodak    hunter    requires* 'no  license and the game is very easy to  b����� wi".l..|"...uuLimji*.um. j!"jiai*_  DOCTOR THE CAUSE  NOT THE EFFECT  II you arc afflicted with boils, pimples, suolnla, salt  11!��uin, ec/ema, or any other indication of impure blood, don't  waste time and money iu external remedies for the treatment of  these symptoms.  YOU PAN  AVOID ALL THESE THINGS  BY TAKING  IMYALS' BLOOD   PURIFIER  ^mamm*^^*^*mmmmamWnjamaajasannaaasaaBwnmWnBwaMWaMm^^  Sometimes there are no outward symptoms of impure  blood, but instead there is a feeling of langour, a run down  listless condition, loss of appetite,���showing that the organs and  tissues of the body are not being nournished as they should be.  The use of Nyal's Blood Purifier is followed by the  most pleasing results. The boils heal up and disappear; the  skin becomes soft and smooth again, instead of harsh and  scaly, or pimpled. The liver is stimulated, the blood enriched,  and- soon the whole system feels the beneficial effect of this  excellent remedv.  Phoenix Drug Company  'Phone 16. T. S. Quancc, Manager  The King's Hotel  "The Pride ofthe Boundary"  PHOENIX, B.C.  J. J. Strutzel, accountant in tho J pack. The very symplicity of the  local office ofthe Granby company, Eastman cameras appeal to the be-  spent a few days m Spokane recently,  ginner, and now that tbe weather for  l'or.nrniim hnma ^t-. Tl...-_���i  - _  Js-,f.-r  V'f r< .  II  E. A. Black, JeWeler  \KK \':,r.  WZm���A >K-;roA  .n**  r        D., OXLEY,  ^Begs/to announce tha^he Has,aecuredt^e sole1 agency m Phoenix    "���  '; for the FjachefBroa;,, well-known. NurserVmen^ of' Grand Forks,    "' "-  land will1 hereafter carry an assortment of   -      ,* ' ���  "  roturning homo on Thursday.  Mrs. Whittakor and baby left on  Thursday morning for Vancouver,  whore Mr. Whfttaker is now permanently located."  Jack McLeod and Kenneth Grant,  both of Trail, spent a few days in  town -last - week,- returning - to the  smelter city on Monday.,  Mrs. Stark, who has been visiting  her daughter, Mrs. Al. Almstroin, for  some time, returned on Tuesday to  her home iu Grand Forks.  Miss McKnight, matron of the Gen  sharp and clear snapshots has at last  arrived I invite you to iuspoct my  new stock of kodaks and premos. All  sizes from the tiny vest pocket un. Al.  Almtrom's, the bookstore.  - On March 31st Mr. and Mrs. Roy  Patterson, formerly of Phoenix aud  now resident at Anyox, celebrated  the first anniversary of the day when  A home in the centre of the camp;   only five" minutes walk  from  the Granby mines; clean and comfortably furnished tooms;  Steam Heated throughout.  Bar Stocked with Finest Wines, Liquors. Cigars  'PHONE 20.  KINIi BATHROOMS.  they both took each other for better  or worse. Thirty guests responded  to the invitation and the evening and  early morning hours wore speut in an  exciting game of progressive whist in  oral b^piU^^vA^t^n^irQ^^i^^-^'   ^   C���Ioy���and M���'  Forks on Wednesday and Thx^Sa^ of  R Jn?*W�� �� CaptlUednthxer nr8Tfc P"**  this week j-*����i-aura-ay oi and Chas. Swanson and  Mrs J.   Pipe  -  J. E. McDonald  Proprietor  my  i Cut Flowers, Wreathes and a" *vnds  House Plants  FINEEST LINE OF PRY8' CHOCOLATES, CANDIES, ETC.  EXCELLENT UNB OF Q'.QARS, PIPES, TOBAOOOS  U *  h \>~  *>Y.  %\?Yi  &:��������� i.  "KY  ��>iY1  ��^Y-  r/'  TRAVEL EAST  VIA THE    /;  Great Northern  Route of the Famous  "Oriental Limited"���One solid  -  train, Seattle to Chicago without change.  This train passes in daylight through the scenic  Glacier National in Montana, now becoming world  famous for hunters and tourists.  We sell through tickets to all Eastern points, -via  this train.  "For information as to rates, etc., apply  J. V, INGRAM, Local Agent.  this week  Walter Kennedy, the well known  Greenwood business man paid one of  his periodical business - trips to Phoenix on Friday.  E. E. Gibson, of Grand Forks, Boundary manager of the West Kootenay  Power and Light company paid, a  visit to the local sub-station oa Thurs-  A practico ot the degree (teams \o'f  tho'local lodge of the Knights 'of  Pythias, has boon arranged to take  placo-every Priday evening lor the  next foui weeks. ^  Tbos. Richards, the night watch at  the Granby mine, leturnod to tho city  on   Monday  from   a visit   to   Grand!  KWtn ,.,!,....��� i,   i     i ���---��- j cractea Ior a  new ana costly service,  forks, where he has been recuperatinsr I ��� m.      j j.  ..    -,  from his recent illness I commenc,n& on Thursday next, the films  for which will be received direct from  r ��� *���^ *��. ^.jlu.1/. i Vancouver for the exclusive use of the  tinson visited Grdud Forks on Monday] Lyric and comprise only those by the  whore they are among the numerous j following great producers: Edison, Vita-  pupils of the well known Boundary J graph, Selig, Biograph, Kalem, Pathe,  teacher of music, F. Werner. I Gaumont and S. and A., With such an  W.'X. Clark and Miss- Jane McKen-j a.rra:f of cos_tly. productions,  it is confi  zie returuod to town on Saturday from  Pip  the consolation  trophies.     The host  and hostess were also the recipents of  a number of useful and beautiful gifts  from their luany friends in  the  new  town.   .*.   At The Lyric  A Great improvement is now manifest  in the popular little theatre and tho pro-;  duction of p_oto,-plays.' *" r"JJ { .'r  '" Whilst some little difficulty was at  first experienced with the new machinery, this has now been entirely overcome, and the lighting and reproduction  of the pictures are now carried out in a  faultless manner, without hitch or delay.  The    management   have   now    contracted for a  new and costly service,  the McKenzie ranch in tho Simaka-  meen. Mr. Clark's stay in town was  unusually short for Thursday saw him  starting on the return trip.  Provincial Police Officer. Geo. Stan-  field, journeyed to Nelson on Wednes-  da>\and handed over to tho safe keeping of the jail warden, a .prisoner  whom, the . Grand Forks magistrate  had committed for trial.  The health of Mrs. Alex. McDowall,  dently predicted that local picture  theatre patrons will appreciate the enterprise of the Lyric management and  crowd the theatre nightly. The daily  matinees at 1.45 will especially cater  for ladies and children,  Coyotes Killing; Deer  ! The following letter, over the  ���signature of W. B. Scruby, appears  in the current issue of the Similkameen Star: "During recent visits to  neighbors on One Mile creek, I  noticed with horror the ravages  made by coyotes on yearling deer.  I saw four killed within a few days,  tw4o on; Blue lake, ,one on O. Bar-  geson's ranch>. and fthe other on J.'  Burns' ranch, The bounty given  by the government, $3.00, is hardly worth one's while to endure the  hardship of mountain climbing and  risk to hunt these miserable and  destructive coyotes. AH the settlers  hope to see the bounty raised to  eight or ten dollars a head, thus  protecting deer and other game as  well as chickens, etc., of the  rancher. I would also suggest that  a bounty be put on the notorious  blue hawk, a very destructive bird  "and nuisance to farmers.  A meeting has been called for Monday at eight o'clock in tho city hall  for the purpose of making arrangements for the formation of a tennis  club in town.     ���  Deane Hotel  J. K. MECREDY, Prop.  DINNER  who has charge ofthe hchool at Col-1 TART V7 rvur.Ttr  umbia Gardens, necessitated her re-| 1ABI-tl UM01t  turn  to'Phoenix n��� Saturday.    Mr.   SUNDAY  NIGHT,  ApHl  19  Severe attacks of rheumatism are often  responsible for cases of organic heart  trouble. At-any-rate it is foolish to  grin and bear it."  ��  RHEUMATIC REMEDY  would likely cure your case. It has proved  beneficial   in   all    forms   of Rheumatism ���  fituscular, inflammatory  and gouty.    A  big  bottle costs only $1.00.  _  yon  bay  mth th�� name  will   giv��   you  entire  satisfaction.  Sold and gi__nuata_d| by  PHOENIX DRUG COMPANY  2284  McDowall made the trip to the gardens and accompanied his family back  to town. .. ,  A. F; Geddos, who was a visitor in  the Forks thin week made a record  return trip. He was accommodated  with a berth on the returning ore  train, and loft the Forks at 10 3Vp.m.,  arriving here at eight o'clock the: next  morning.  The local .���football, enthusiasts are  making preparations" Fur tho opening  of the season. This week a few of  them wore to be seen cleaning up and  draining the old battleground near tho  C.P.R. depot. Tho baseball ground  should, also bo worth some attention..  For Sale.���The Biner block, conti*.  ���of upper town; four suites of housekeeping apartments; all furnished; always ten Led; adopted for any kind of  business; very cheap; money making  ������lianee of life time to right couple.  Part cash, balance .terms. Apply to  owner on premises.  Intending purchasers of real estate  in'California will do wise to halt before signing up for any property in  the above state, a bill being now before the state legislature which gives  the alien, owners of real estate''one  year to .dispose of their ri-al estate  holdings.     y  A short but severe earthquake  shock was felt at San Bernardino,  California, on Tuesday last.   MENU   90UP  Potiron Soup in Milk  FSSH  Boiled Salmon and Oyster Sauce  BOILED  Beef, Caper Sauce  Peach Meringues  ENTREES  Omelette au jambon  Fish Balls, Butter Sauce  Fried Chicken, Cream Gravcy  ROASTS  Beef and Yorkshire. Pudding  Veal and Dressing  Pork and Apple Sauce  SALAD  Green and French Dressing  COLD MEATS  Ham, Beef, Mutton, Pork  Bologna Sausage  VEGETABLES  Mashed Potatoes, Cream Celery  V DESSERT       \  . Ice Cream  English Plum Pudding with Cognac  Assorted Pies  Specially or Coughs  6      and Colds  TRANSIENT QUESTS, 50c.  One of the finest laboratories  in  Canada   is   devoted  .   exclusi%*ely to the mannfac-  ture of Mathicu's Syrap of  Tarnnd Cod kiver 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  at every stage   to see that  their quality is right.    The  combination   of ingredient.-;  in   Mathieu's Syrup of Tar  and   Cod   Liver   Oil  ia the  result of the life work of tbe  chemist Mathieu.  . No hap-hazard remedy this  ���no "just as good" drtig  put up by some obscure pharmacist, or large general drag  house.  Just a cough and cold  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, where its  sale is very large. If you  really want to cure your cold,  don't accept any substitute.  Sold everywhere���35c large  bottle.  J. L. MATRIEi; CO.. Prop.,  Sherbrottke. P.Q.  If vain and fevr crrumjt,tn'l (hr rota,  M<il>lifu f .Yerrinf Pointer, will tn-omjitlv -  di*]iel Uxm.    Sfild itvnywlirrt���s.'tc ,��t Liix  cjjte ywdert.  5-I-M  ft  SYNOPSIS OF COAL  MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion,  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the Northwest Territories and in a portion of the  Province of B��-itish Columbia,'may be  leaned foi* a term of tweuty-ono yewj-s  u.t>an annual rental of 91 an acre.-Not  more than 2,560 acres will be leased to  one applicant.  Application for a lease must bo 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 subdivisions of sections, and \ in unsur-  veyed territory the tract applied for  shall be staked out by ��� the applicant  himself.  Each application must be accompanied by a fco of $5 which will be refunded if the rights applied for are not  available, but not o.therwiso. A royalty shall be paid ou the merchantable  output of the mine" at the rate 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 the  royalty thereon. If the coal mining  rights are not being operated, such returns should be furnished at least once  a. year.  Tiie 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 Land**. - \  W. VV. CORY,  _     Deputy Minister of the Interior.  y.B���Unauthorized   publication   of  this advertisement will not bo paid for.  St. Audrew's Presbyterian Church:���  Owing to   the   illness   of   the   pastor  [ Rev.  J.  R,.   Miuiro,   there will  be no  service    on     Sunday    in    the   above  church. '    ��� .  Methodist Church ���Sunday school  and Bible class, 2..'J0 p.m.* evening service, 7.80 p.m. Prayer meeting, Thursday evening, at 7...1.5 p.m. Rev. J. J.  Nixon.  St. John's Church���Sundays: Holy  Communion, 8a.m.; Matins, 10.80 a.m*;  Holy Communion and sermon, 11 a.m.;  Sunday school, 3 p.m,; Fvening service, 7 80. AVeek days; Matins, 7.80;  Evensong. 0.80. Wednesday, Holy  Communion, 1) 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 pin.;  Evening Service at 7.30 p.m. Rev'  I Father Choinel, pastor.  .'if  t  ���i  ���ww

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