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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Apr 17, 1915

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 Tl*e largest coppor mines in  the Dominion are situated  afc Phoenix. The Granby  Co. employs 500 hion, and  has a monthly pay roll of  over $50,000: Two railroads  afford'access to the city.-  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary mining District  ��� -: '��� ������(  fP,     ''<%���  7 C\ 1 r-  ���vVV  -: :-l  �����>*:  The  Phoenix   Pionber   is  published   in   the   highest  , municipality in Canada-  altitude, 4,800 ft. The city  has a population of 1,600,  and possesses first* class  hotels, opera house, schools  SIXTEENTH YEAR  PHOENIX, B.C., SATURDAY, APRIL 17, 1915  Granby Stock Rises  Electrolytic copper sold Thursday  io Boston and New York at 16^c.  ���a pound, lead remained stationery at  $4.17^ bid'andI $4.22>�� asked, and  spelter closed in St. Louis at $9 bid  and$9.50 asked, according to market  reports received in Spokane by W.  Nicbolls & Co. The market tendency was- strongly'.; upward at the  close, and there is general feeling of  confidence in the situation.  The effect is reflected  in   the advance of Granby stock, which   sold  in Boston up to $79 a share, closing  at $78.50 bid, and the gain of Canada Copper on the local board.  The  Granby gain particularly is indicative  of restored confidence in the mining  industry,    investors   acquiring    the  stock in hope of an   increase in the  price of the stock, rather than anticipating  dividends   again   soon,   and  Canada   Copper  is  sought  for the  same reason.  That Granby will resume dividend  payments   whenever   the    financial  condition of the  company warrants-  is assured, but the time of resumption is in doubt.     It is said that the  directors have decided  to   liquidate  the outstanding indebtedness before  renewing  distribution   of profits to  stockholders; which meets with general approval among  investors   a*nd  those interested in the company, who  regard such action as good business  policy,  as  it  curtails   interest   payments   and   tends   to   stabilize   the  security.  The monthly net earnings of the  Granby are now in excess of $100,-  000, and with the advance in copper  prices, and the increase in the output contemplated, it is believed that  the profits will.be almost doubled.  Death of Mrs. Humphreys  It is with sincere regret that we  record the untimely death in the  Sacred Heart hospital, at Spokane,  on T-eiesday last, of Mrs. Win.  Humphreys, for many years a resident of Phoenix. Along With her  two children she had been in Spokane  for a few days previously seeking  special treatment for the youngest,  whose    health   had   occasioned   his  Patriotic Concert  Numbs* 40  parents' considerable anxiety of iate  Particulars as to her death are very I part   makes   it impossible to  make  A crowded and highly appreciative  audience assembled in the Miners'  Union opera house on Monday last,  for the concert arranged under the  auspices of the Woman's Patriotic  society. The talent, with the exception of three numbers, was purely local, and the various ladies and  gentlemen taking part acquitted  themselves with more than ordinary  ability.    The   large  number takin;;Ls  nake ^'  meagre ^lp to the present, but a few  clue mention  of each individual, but  lines by wire  received  on Thursday j' due  credit  must be accorded   Mrs.  Fire Wardens Here  A'. W. Prince, chief ofihe provincial forest fire protection service,  accompanied by C. A. Mix, fire  warden of this district, were in,town  for a couple of days this week. They  report the wood licks (his year to  be,unusually troubloomc to cattle  and great care needs to exercised  by persons strolling in the woods.      j  evening would seem to indicate that  the cause of death was  due to hem.  orrbage, brought about   by the rup-  ,tim: of a   blood vessel,   following a  fright   while    crossing   a- crowded  street.with.tlie children.     The news  of "her    serious    condition   reached  hereon Tuesday morning and Mr.  Humphreys left in   the Granby company's   motor  for  Grand ' Forks .in  order to catch the train for Spokane,  but at  Marcus  the sad intelligence  was broken to him that his wife was  no more.      She was 32 years of age  and for  some years   past   had been  actively associated   with the Woman's Auxiliary of St. John's church  and the Phoenix Lodge of Daughters  of Rebekahs,   in   which   latter  she  was a past Noble Grand officer. The  funeral  takes place tomorrow, Sunday in Spokane.  J. A. Miillan for her untiring work  as director of the chorus, and the  same measure of praise is due Mrs.  Chas. Knight for her excellent and  skillful labor as the accompanist,  both are a valuable acquisition to  the city's musical  circles   and   with-  j  Big Sum For Bounties  j   A sum   of over $21,000 was  expended   by   the   provincial   govern,  hient  last year  in   the   payment of  bounties   on   wolves,   cougars   and  coyotes.   These rewards were given  jat   the  rate  of $15.00 for cougars  and   wolves,   and three   dollars  for  coyotes.      Altogether   the   rewards  jwere paid for 382 wolves, 280 cougars or mountain .lions  as they are  ometimes called, and 4138 coyotes.  The   Atlin   and   Skeena   districts  War Notes  Jgot most of the wolf bounty, but in  'neither of them was a cougar killed,  .itlie latitude being too cold for them.  ���The largest number of the cougars  Were killed in Richmond district, in  and around Vancouver. No��� less  than twenty-seven of the big animals  were accounted for in that locality;  one of them ventured  into the city  out whose assistance such a concert Jilimits, and in another case one of  would have been an impossibility, rthem prowled along the verandah of  A spice of humor was introduced |,a house, but in no case was a human  into the  program by Messrs. C. B.   Being attacked.  Local Member Honored  Hon. Martin Burrell, Minister of  Agriculture, and M.P. for Grand  Forks, appears to have been signally  honored in the United States, when  as the representative of the Gov  ernor-General, he presided at the  opening of the Canadian section of  the 'Panama" Exposition*."' H'e'was"  escorted from the station by a squadron of the. 1st United States cavalry,  and afterwards attended a review  in his honor of a battalion of the  United Slates Marine Corps.  The Misses McKay of Greenwood,  who were visiting for a few days  with Mrs.- Ja.s.- Carter, returned  home on TucscJav.  Winters and King, of Greenwood,  and Mrs. Oliver of the same city also sang.  The items rendered by the chorus  included the national songs of our  gallant allies with, the exception of  little Servia, and whether it be the  weird strains of the song of Nippon,  or the truly inspiring music of the  Russian anthem, together with the  swinging metre of the Marseilles,  all were given with an. equai fidelity  that both surprised and charmed the  audience. The Ironsides orchestra  also \ery generously tendered their  services and whiled away the intervals with a few selections. The  characters representative of the nations were taken by the following:  Mrs. O. D. Bush, Japan; Mrs. W.  Will  I Columbia and Lillooet were the  best places for the coyote hunters,  the former getting 754, and the latter 794 of the animals. Bounties on  13 wolves and 624 coyotes were  claimed in Kamloops districts.  The destruction of so large a  number of predatory animals augurs  well for the future game prospects  of British Columbia. The'saving in  deer" is enormous, as it is claimed  that each cougar requires one deer  a week for sustenance, besides which  must be taken into account its well  known proclivity to kill a deer whenever it gets a chance.  Probably owing to the senseless  circulation of false "intelligence"  concerning Canada's soldiers at the  front, the Militia department wish  it to be distinctly understood that  no report of the death or wounding  of any member of the contingents  will be published until the next of  kin have been notified.  Thos. Monahan, of the Princess  Patricia's Regiment, whose is reported among the killed, was formerly a brakeman at the Granby mine  here in Phoenix. He enlisted in  Winnipeg.  G. K. Ashby, who while in Phoenix, enlisted for the  war, writes- O.  D. Bush   that  he  is. now promoted  to warrant officer, with the  rank of  sergeant-major attached  to general  headquarters.   Sergeant-Major Ash-  by, who is a   veteran of the South  African war, says the boys are glad  to have exchanged the mud of Salisbury for the trenches in France.   At  , the time of writing the Phoenix boys  we.re well and grateful for the Xmas  gifts of six pairs of socks each from  the Patriotic society of Nelson.    He  adds that J. Clifford, who  also  enlisted   here   has been  made  a chief  scout.  Tilton-Bateman  Diamonds In B. C.  The presence in British Columbia  of diamondiferous areas is not so  rare as is generally supposed. Specimens containing microscopical diamonds have been found on the  North Fork  of the   Kettle river; on  I   Canada's Ross Bayonet  In order to allay any fears that,  may have arisen over the criticism  of the Ross bayonets, with which  our troops are armed, the Depart*  ment of Militia has issued the follow,  ing comparative table of the length  of rifles and bayonets used by the  different armies in the war:  Canada���Ross rifle, 4ft. 2.5io.f  with bayonet, 5ft. 1 in.  Great Britain���Short Lee-Enfield  rifle, 3ft. 8.5in.; with bayonet, 5ft.  1.7in.  Germany���Rifle, 4ft. 1.4in.; with  bayonet, 5ft. 9;95in.  Austria���Rifle, 4ft. 2in.; with  bayonet, 4ft. 11.5in.  Turkey���Rifle, 4ft. 0.6io.; with  bayonet, 5ft. 6.6in.  Belgium���Rifle, 4ft. 2.25in.; with  bayonet, 5ftt 11.84in.  France���Rifle, 4ft. 3.12ib.; with  bayonet, 5ft. 11.84io.  Russia���Rifle, 4ft. 3.875in.; with  bayonet, 5ft. 9in.  It is interesting to note that che  American rifle is 3ft. 7.2in., and  with the bayonet measures less than  the Canadian, 4ft. 11 in.  Returns from Synod  Rev. J. R. Munro returned to  town on Tuesday from Vancouver,  where he attended the provincial  synod of the Presbyterian church.  At the service in the church on Sunday morning he' intends to give  some account of the services rendered the city of Seattle by a great  church.    J as,   Cochrane, one of the  ;>,��� Belgium; Mrs-Jas. Bateman,  2% " .  ��i7   **%. ^m^BeflisrVVafes;H^".;  The wedding  of Harry F  Of the Granby company  -��� u  '      TM.. I"  '. Tilton, I f  Siwash ereek, south of the Fraser;!cnoir' who leaves for his home in  near Ashcroft and. also in the Tula-1 Scotland on Monday, will render a  meen.     The   specimen found on the\sol��* �� - '  to ~Mis��r"M*>rfyad-'  m  Special Announcement  MORRIN-THOMPSON & CO.  Great Sale Ends Saturday, April 17th,  1915  The Place to Buy Shoes Today  THE PRICE            THE QUALITY THE STYLES  Today   many   lines No shop worn shoes All    Shoes    offered  will be sold   at  less to  offer.      Nothing here are   the   most  than   cost. '   Prices but    the   best   pro- popular   styles.     If  cut    right    in     the ducts  of   the   most you want the latest  season    when    you noted    Shoemakers style, you  are  .-afe  need them.                  in Canada. if you buy here.  300 Pairs Men's and Women's Shoes, regular $4.50 to $6.00  Saturday one-day Price, $2.00.  100 Pairs Boys' and Girls, regular $3.00;  Saturday one-day Price, $1.5o.  100 Men's Stetson and Von Gal Hats, regular $4 and $4.50;  Saturday one-day Price, $1.5o.  25 Dozen Men's Sox, regular 35c. Heather Mixture;  Saturday one clay Price, 4 Pairs for $1.00<  5 Dozen Men's Shirts, regular $1.50 to $2.00;  Saturday one-day Price,  5oC.  5 Dozen Ladies' White Underskirts, regular $1   io   $1.75;  Saturday one-day Price, 75c.  The only chance you ever had, and the only one you will ever  get to secure goods at these prices.  Come With the Crowds  Russi  ���Mrs. T.,Underwood, Australia; Mrs  John   A.   Morrin) our  own Canada;  Mrs.   R.    Lindsay,   Scotland;   Mrs.  Davies,    Ireland;   Mrs.   M.    Rukin,  India; Mrs. R.  Turner, France;'arid  Brittanriia, with  trident and shield;;  Mrs;' Chas.   Mr Campbell.     Thesei  with tbe . aftermentioned..' comprised] s  the full chorus:   Mrs. A. F.Geddes,!S:room's  Miss   Ella   Evans   Miss    Picktball, 7 After the ceremony  the bridal party  Miss Bateman, Mrs. Rowlands,Miss   were   entertained    at   breakfast   by  Deane,   and    Messrs.    McCammori;   Mr: and Mrs" ��' D" Bdsh> and ]ater//7  Cochrane,  Knight, Blackstock, But-7 Mr" and Mrs-   Ti,ton   ,eft  by motor/U  cher, Roberts, Humphreys, Oh'man,  only daughter of Mr. and^Mrs. J  Bateman of this city, was solemnized  very quietly on Wednesday morning,  April 14th, in St. John's church.  Tbe vicar, Rev. L. B. Lee, officiated, and the bride who was attended by Miss Helen McEwen, was  givea away by .her father. The  best".'man was  H. Woods.  ���s local office ��ne '      ���'   near Pho����x, by\      According to Ka, ,receat.c%nsu* W-*  1&- BatetnanAk������*"' ^^5-^^^-^^^" \ tur,n^eight perceptoUfofc.oocup��^��Q  meet j  nani-t:  J as.  lizfed j  but up to   the  present'its  place, of \Qf the  DominW Jails'   are'"native-  origin has not yet been located.  Ac-\ born subjects of the Empire; fifteen  cording to E. A. Haggen, editor of  the Mining and Engineering Record,  there is strong evidence  to warrant  per cent owe allegiance to the stars  and   stripes,   and   51   per   cent are  Italians and Sicilians.     In  tbe mat-  the   assumption   that  eventually an /ter of occupations, the printing trade  economic .diamond   deposit  will yet   knows less   about  the   routine  of a  be found in B.C. peneteotiary   than   the   followers of  :'[;-���~r���  ..*-.   ���������-������-" ��� Iany  other  calliog:    There  are only  ��� Don't forget the 1c. war tax. I two printers, in a Canadian "jug:" >  rre  3C  SIC  ac  mpson  Brown, and Mullen.  fymmtmnumijgauMMama  mmm  B.C. Mining  It is not improbable that before  another year the greater portion of  the Slocan ores will be treated at  Kingston,. Ont. The Kingston  smeltery offers a net return of about  $6 a ton more than the Trail people.  ���Slocan Record.        *  A more active policy is predicted  for the Carmi mine. About eighteen  men have been on the payroll  throughout the winter, and it is reported that visible free-milling ore  has been encountered. Four carloads of concentrates are awaiting  shipment.  Amos Godfrey arrived in town last  Wednesday on his way to the  Groundhog coal fields. He is with  'the B. C. Anthacite, Ltd., holders of  a large tract of the best coal in that  district. Mr. Godfrey informed the  Omineca Herald that there would be  no big work going on there this  year. He is going in alone to do  assessment work only.  It is expected that as soon as the  oil flotation process is installed in  the Standard mill at Silverton, the  big silver-lead property will resume  operations again on the old-time  scale, says the Kootenaian. The  same paper also says that native  silver in considerable quantities continues to be taken out of the big  lead at the Utica mine, Manager  Caldwell showed one piece {hat was  about equal in weigh? to a fifty cent  piece and just as pure. The stuff is  found all through the ore.  car for Grand Forks, en route  California where the honeymoo  will be spent. A few days prior to  her marriage the bride was honored  with a "linen shower" at the residence of Mrs. C. M. Campbell.  fori'  on   I  'Phone 56  P. O. Box 309  The Little Store  C.P.R. Hotels  The undermentioned summer season tourist hotels of the Canadian  Pacific Railway, hotel system, will  open on tbe dates shown below:  Algonquin hotel, St. Andrews, N. B.,  June 15th; The Inn, St. Andrews,  N.B., June 15; Banff Springs hotel,  Banff, May 1st; Chateau Lake Louise, Lake Louise, June 1st; Emerland  Lake Chalet, Emerland Lake, June  15th; Kootenay Lake hotel, Balfour,  June 1st. Between May 10th and  June 1st the Chateau Lake Louise  will be able to furnish luncheon and  accommodate a limited number of  guests with room*, provided they  notify the manager in advance.  The following hotels of the C. P.R.  system are open for the entire year:  Chateau   Frontenac, Quebec;   Place  Viger,   Montreal;     Mount   Stephen  House,   Field; McAdam Station ho  { f  tel, McAdam Station hotel, McAdam j  Junction,      N.B.;     Glacier   House,!  Glacier;   Caledonia   Springs    hotel, ,  Caledonia Springs, Out.; Hotel Rev  elstoke,    Revelstoke:   Hotel     Sica- j  inous,  Sicamous;  Royal Alexandra,!  Winnipeg; Hotel   Palliser,  Calgary;  Hotel Incola, Penticton; Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver; Empress Hotel, '���  Victoria.  Two fires lighted in close proximity to one another is the signal of  distress on the Kootenay lake. It  is the S.O.S. "call of the prospector  or hunter who has lost his vvav.  First Street.  Knight & Barnes, Props.  The work of House Cleaning is much easier today, than  in the days of our Grandmothers.  Buy those things that will make it most decisive; that  will make it easier.   Following suggestions will be of  value to you:  Makes Spring House-  Cleaning Very Easy  Brooms, 50c to 65c each  Sunlight Soap, 9 Bars for 50c  Royal Brown Soap, 25c per Cartoon  White Swan Soap, 25c  "  Gold Dust, 35c per package  White Swan Powder, 35c per package  Gillett's Lye, 2 Cans for 25c  Liquid Ammonia, 40c per bottle  Powder Ammonia, 25c per package  Bon Ami, Papolia, Glosso, Silver Polish,  Pearline, Pan Shine, Old Dutch.  'I  "<?.i  >^J  .,i -;<5:i��:>5 |J(jBW!)Wg^^  THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  f  is>  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  issued weekly  at" Phoenix, British Columbia  , Subscripti.on, 2.00 per year  2:50 to United States.  G: Kay, Publisher.  is what Mrs. Pankhurst thinks of the I ports upon  the publications branch  of the Department of Agriculture at  movement:  "This movement is well-meaning,  but mistaken. Those running this  conference have no political influence. Pro-Germans are working  hard in this direction here and in  neutral countries and much German  money has been expended in the  United States, but this is not the  time to talk of peace."  ADVERTISING SCALK  Application for Liquor Licenco (80 days) . .$5.00  Application for Transfor of .Licence ��7.50  Certificate of Improvement (80 days)        910.00  Application to Purchase Land notices (BO days)   910.00  t  BmaU Water Notices (30 days)  ��7.60  Delinquent Co-Ownership notices 90 days ��25.00  Duplicate Certificate of Title noticos ��8.00  Cords of Thanks, 50 cents.  All other legal advertising, 12 cento a line,  jungle column, for tho first insertion; and 8  cent* a line for each subsequon t insertion, nonpareil measurement. ���,  Display ads $1.00 per inch, single  column, per month. .Transient ads.  50c. per inch, per issue; subsequent insertions, 35c. per inch.    -  Prisoners taken at Neuve Chap-  pelle, says   "Eyewitness,"  have expressed    great    anxiety   lest   they  should be   sunk   by  their own submarines in  crossing from  France to  Great Britain.    Why  not  work  on  the idea and stow a couple of hundred  of them  on   every   troop and  hospital ship that crosses the English channel.    It is a matter of history, that the Prussians in  1870-71  carried a detachment of French prisoners on every troop train,rin order  to guard  against their obstruction  by the French irregulars.  Saturday,-April 17, 1915  Perhaps the following news item  from a London paper will explain  the wKy and the- wherefore of the  reported execution of two men in the  Tower of London lately:  ��� ��� ��� ��� ��� ���  i  "In naval circles it is persistently  stated that two electrical engineers,  absent from the Bulwark during the  night of the total destruction of that  battleship, have been discovered to  be Germans and are under arrest.  Their subsequent fate is at present  very uncertain."  Ottawa, as a result of the ' Patriotism and Production movement, that  it has been found impossible to comply   with   all    the   applications   as  promptly as  could  be  desired.    Of  some of the bulletins the supply has  been  exhausted  and   no  time   has  been afforded   for  reprinting, while  of others the quantity  asked for individually  has been   such   that  instant compliance would  mean many  applicants might have to go without.  The situation is,  of course satisfactory, as indicating the success of the  campaign,   and the inability to   respond on the instant with the multitude of applications   is  greatly  regretted.    At the same time it is impossible that the size of the demand  could have been foreseen.    As fast  as possible the requests will  be attended to, but in the meantime there  will   have ���to   be reprinting   and  in  cases  revision.      In   such  circumstances patience appears to be a desirable and necessary quality.  Boundary District of British Columbia  RICH   IN   MINERAL,   AGRICULTURAL AND   LUMBERING   POSSIBILITIES���  A MOST PROMISING FIELD FOR THE INVESTOR.  "Be a booster," says the Merritt  Herald. Let us remind our friendly  contemporary that we owe- our present "prosperity" to the boosting  habit.  ert-f  '[Table X," says the report of the  provincial minister of mines, ''presents in graphic form the rapid  growth of lode mining in the province.", It does nothing of the kind.  This.same table X shows in unmistakable figures that practically two-  thirdsof the" output-came From three  imines.'itWo of^them"-adjacent'to* tine  According to the latest despatches  the' supply of dye in' the . United  Kingdom is seriously threatened.  "Soon," says the report, "we will  have to be content with 'naturals  and blacks.'." Well, unfortunately,  we wont need anything but black  for a few years to come. . It bids  fair to be the prevailing color for  all dress materials in ' Europe and  throughout the British Empire.'  At Singen, on the Swiss-German  frontier, near 'Lake Constance, the  Swiss authorities became suspicious  of the extraordinary number of funerals crossing the frontier, and finally ordered one of the coffins open  ed.    The contents were copper.  i The fourth British -division have  a cinema entertainment a mile' or  two, behind l the Lfiririgr'Hne^.' ��� War  U.r  if* ^r���    * f^^n, f,t  another', and\the"other ,pe"rhaps-fourI pictures receive;j:heScantiest"of at'  : "in an  air 'line from th<��   tention 'and  are'' erreeted 'with"> cries  Shoes that Fit!  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 Aym.���     , Phoenix, B.O.  '7 miles^distant "in an vair'line from the  X'two'former:   Two7of -these are  in  , the tomb awaiting the'resurrection,  leaving    one   mine,    the    Granby's  Phoenix property to do the showing  for the'next"year's provincial  lode  output  tention  and are" greeted with''cries'  of "fake''em away."    Evidently the  soldiers think' they should be reserv  ed for the "slackers" at home.  SYNOPSIS OF COAL  ,   ^MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion,  - Back of all the talk of the Oppo  True, the deficit will event-   s,tlon against the budget proposals l^ Memttoha> Saskatchewan and Al  ually be   made  up by   the Granby's j of the government is   the child-like I berta, the Yukon Territory, the North-  Hidden Creek mine in the north   but|PICIue   ant*  wounded   vanity   of   Sir) west Territories and in a portion of the  surely this is hardly the progress  one expected. One swallow does  not make a spring, neither does the  output of three mines entitle a country like this (355,000 square miles)  to:a place' in the list of "American"  mineral producers. Not yet at any  "rate/  J "Tonnage" is a dangerously misleading word when taking stock of  our progress. The total tonnage  for the entire province for 1913 was  2^663,809 tons, and out of this  Phoenix and Greenwood accounted  for no less than 1,884,795 tons.  ;: According to the election law as  interpreted in British Columbia, a  British subject who has simply taken out his first, or what is called  intention papers, in the United  States, hasevery right to record his  vote in this province. This is permitted on the grounds that the party has only expressed his intention  of changing his nationality, and until he has further fulfilled the further  requirements demanded by the law  of the state he is still a subject of  the British Crown. The United  States government, however, thinks  differently and as an instance of  their opinion on the subject, they  have demanded the release of a man  who has been detained by the British  authorities. It would seem that  the law governing such cases over  here requires some amendment.  A man cannot be a citizen of two  countries at the same time.  Wilfrid Laurier.  Could Feed London  The French and British  societies  for the advancement of the cause of  woman's" suffrage,   evidently    view  the   women's   peace   conference  at  the Hague with a deal  of suspicion.  "The "gathering is said  to have been  directly instigated   by  the Queen of  Holland, .who no  doubt dutiably received the suggestion from her German spouse,   Prince   Henry.     Here  The bulk of the supplies'of Canadian wheat for export- are drawn  each year from the wheat fields of  the prairie provinces. The total  supply may be computed by a study  of the carryings of the railways.  During the crop year of 1913-14,  the Canadian-Northern alone carried from the territory served by  its western lines, 47,295,000 bushels.  Estimating the increase this year to  be 20 per cent, the C.N.R. should  haul out out approximately 56,750,-  000 bushels of grain from the provinces lying between the Great  Lakes and the Rocky mountains.  That quantity of wheat, converted  successively into flour, and into  standard, loaves of bread, would  feed Greater London, with its estimated population of 7,252,963, for  more than four and a half years.  According to the millers, a barrel  of flour, 196 pounds, is made from  4^ bushels of wheat, and, according to the bakers, 187 standard  loaves of 24 ounces each, are made  from one barrel of flour. The anticipated carryings on the Canadian  Northern this season, then represent 12,611,111 barrels and 2,358,-  277,757 loaves of bread. If this  were divided in London each person  in the metropolis would receive 325  loaves. If you divide the population of the capital into families of  three, each family would be provided with 975 loaves. Allowing a  liberal supply of 4^ loaves a week  to each family would extend the  foodstuffs over 244 weeks, or more  than four and "a half years.  Patriotism and Production  So great has been the demand for  bulletins, pamphlets, records and re-  Province of British Columbia, may be  leased for a term of twenty-one years I  at an annual rental of $1 an acre.  Not  more than 2,560 acres will be leased to  one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made  by the applicant in person' to* the  Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in  which the rights applied for are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  be'described by sections, or legal 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 fee of $5 which will be refunded if the rights applied for are not  available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable  output of the mine at the rate of 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,  The lease will include the coal mining  rights only, but the lessee may be per  mitted to purchase whatever available  surface rights may be considered  necessary for the working of the mine  at the rate of $10.00 an acre.  For full information application  should be made to the Secretary of the  Department of the Interior, Ottawa,  or to any Agent or Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���Unauthorized publication of  this ���wlvertiseruent will not be paid for.  ���30690.  UTTONi  j for1 harden and farm orebest  for B.C. soil. Sec Catalogue* far  solid guarantee of purity  and ����rmiixation  Send now for Copy free  Sutton & Sens.Tho Kind's Soodmcn  R��oJin^ England  A.J.Wo odward  Victoria     Ifc      VancBuvor  615 Fort St. ��67 6ra?viH��Sf  >ctc agents raw pwiTiSw Soui'mSm*  ".a  Probably no district in the Dominion of Canada possesses so great An array of  potentialities as the above.   The mountains throughout its entire length and breadth,  are almost without exception mineraliferous, containing- gold, silver, copper, iron and  other valuable ores; while in a few localities there are  more than surface indications  of the presence of coal.  r  FOREST AND MINERAL WEALTH  Its forest stretches are among" the richest in the province, and what is of great  importance, easily accessable to river and railway. There is scarcely a square mile of  it that is not either equipped with high tension wires, or which could not be reached  by the expenditure of the smallest outlay. Not the least attraction from the point of  view of the investor, is the sites for water power, which abound in this district.  Just at present an immense amount of interest is  being directed  to the recent  free gold discovery in'Greenwood, while in the same district  is to be seen one of the  best,equipped free gold properties in the west, a not inconsiderable asset in these days  of industrial depression and shrinkage of gold reserves.   -It is in this district where is  situated the Phoenix and Grand   Forks properties of the  Granby Consolidated, to-  gether with those of the British Columbia Copper company.    In-the former camp, and  surrounding it for miles on all- sides, are acres of crown-granted mineral-claims, all  awaiting the advent of the investor.    The title deeds to these properties, thanks to.a  beneficent series of mining laws, are unimpeachable, and if proof'is wanted  of the  statement, let us point to the almost entire absence of mining litigation in the courts  of the province.  AGRICULTURE AND FRUIT-GROWING CENTRE  The possibilities of the Boundary as an  agricultural and fruit-growing centre'  are also worthy of investigation, and a visit   to some   of its   spendidly equipped orchards will prove a revelation to the stranger.      The highways throughout the Boundary makes this section of the province the motorists paradise, millions having been  spent on the construction of government roads.  . No locality is better served  with'railroads than  the Boundary district.    At  present-this section  is served  by two of the greatest systems on the continent, the  C P. R. and Great Northern companies', while within a few months the route to the  Pacific coast will  be ' commercially curtailed by the, opening of the new  K. V. V.r',  branch of the former.  M  The su^  Phoenix  Pioneer  has for 16 Yeats been recognized as the Mining'  Medium of the Boundary  country.  In the matter  of advertising, it reaches" the  right kind of people,-and  an advertisement in its  columns is certain of  quick ana" profitable results.           In the matter of all  things pertaining to the  progress of the district it  is a reliable and trustworthy authority. It's  American subscription list  is one of the largest in  the Kootenay.  When arriving in town  subscribe for it. When  leaving keep your subscription alive. You may  want to come back again.  Advertisers should call  or write for our Advertising rate card. The local  paper is the local medium  for  local   business   men.  Send in Your Stationery Orders and  Holiday Printing- to the  Phoenix Pioneer  THE HOME OF  ARTISTIC  Published Every  Saturday Morning  A BUSINESS MAN  IS  KNOWN  BY THE  QUALITY OF PRINTING HE USES  Our Stock of Stationery is the Best that can be procured in  Canada, and our Workmanship will meet with your approval  Why Not Have Your Stationery  Printed by Us?  We make  a specialty  of Letterheads, Envelopes, Billheads,  Note Heads, Memos., Visiting Cards, Menus, Posters,  Wedding Invitations, Check Books, By-Laws,  and in fact anything done with Printer**"1  INK AND PAPER  No Job Too Large, None too Small  22 PHOENIX  $2.00 per Year in Advance. $2.50 per Year to U. S.  /  >  fj^^^^^f^  ,,^7"Jr���,*^:l^^'*l, t ***><**���*+***  &*��*'  j* ^uz, -#*��;-. ^i' THE    PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITISH    COLUMBIA.  Queen's Hotel  V1PLETEI.Y REFURNISHED   AND  REFITTED  -,'��    ��.; >        -nounce the reopening of the Queen's Hotel.    This  i<opul;ii   ..otel  has  been  completely refitted throughout;  .    everything new and up-to-date.    Large lofty rooms,  heated with hot water.    Perfect fire appliances.  Might and Day Service  ;    I   wise'   f i-. hotel will   (���-id  in   it all  tbe comforts  of home.  ''  ' ' '"laci on i-     s.survd  all our guests.     It is  L'n- m.t :    . 1,1: .,,_\    .v.'iu-il hotel in town.  Sai* Stocked with Best Wines, Liquors, Cigars  Concentrates  WALSH & HARTMAN, Props.  FIRST STREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE  A  THE KNOB HILL HOTEL  A. O. Johnson, Prop.  First-Class Accommodation for Miners  FIMESr  DF  Nl-Ac. ;, LIQUOR J AND CIGARS IN STOCK.  'PHONE  72. YOUK  PATRONAGE SOLICITED.  Your Milk Supply  Should come from healthy and vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  iniMi^r S.jpu\ii:eJ Cream insures purity and  quality. The Dairy produces both.  '  THE DAIRY       J. W. Hannam, Prop.  J  Meat Market Specials  Eggs, New Laid, 35c. per dozen  Shamrock Sugar Cured Hams, very choice, 30c. per lb.  Dominion Brand Hams, 25c. per lb.  Shamrock Breakfast Bacon, cannot be equalled, 35c. per lb.  .Dominion Bacon, 28c per lb.  Pure Leaf Lard,  51b. Pail, $1.00; lib. Brix, 25c.  Cherry trees are reported in bloom  near Oroville, Wash.  Only white men -will be employed  in the Enderby sawmill this year.  Norway possesses the world's ski-  jumping record. The holder is claimed to have cleared a distance of 177  feet.  The Norwegian stc uner, Bangor,  has been taken into port at the  Falkland islands, by the cruiser  Bristol.  The inscription "For England and  for Alice," was found scratched on  the metal identification disc of a dead  British sergeant recently.  The Anaconda Ci pper company  has received large orders for copper  from the Russian government, and  the refinery at Great Falls will be  operated at its full capacity.  After  being  in Canada  only four  hours, two Chinamen, Lun Sen and  Back   Yue,   were ordered   to  leave  Victoria  immediately.      Permission  for other supporters of "Dr. Sun Yet  Sen to visit Canada was also refused.  Owing*to   the   havoc wrought   to  the   salmon   in   the   waters   off the  B.C.   coast   by  hair  seals   and sea  lions, the Dominion government has  set apart   a   sum   of $6500   for the  payment   of   bounties "for their   destruction. ���..'.'���'���  Among the guests of the Lieutenant-Governor last week were Baron  Uriu, the famous Japanese admiral  who was in charge of the operations  at Chemulpo, Corea, and his naval  staff. His siege battery, at Port  Arthur, is said to have created enormous havoc in the Russian lines.  The, party are en route home from  the Panama Exposition.  Eight thousand automobiles, capable of carrying twenty men,' were  ordered by the German government  before the war. The whole consignment was captured by the Allies  warships and is now -in service in  France. These autos are capable of  rushing an army of 160,000 men,in  a few hours to any threatened por  tion of the battle line.  teachers to whom millions of German children look up with eyes and  hearts, teach hale, unquenchable  hate. You homes of German learning, pile up the fuel on the fire! You  fathers proclaim it aloud over the  billowing fields, that the toiling  peasant may hear you, that the birds  of the forest may fly away with the  message, 'Hate, hate the accursed  English.     Hate!'"  Rev. R. J. Douglas, of Vancouver, and formerly of Chilliwack, and  a pioneer in religious work in the  province, has been elected Moderator of the Presbyterian^ synod of  British Columbia.  Women predominated at the dedicatory exercises marking the opening of the French and Belgian .pavilion at tbe Panama Exposition. The  men, eligible for military service,  were all at the front.  In Great Britain there has been  patented a trousers protector to hold  the trouser leg out of the mud.  CREAM  Made from cream  of tartar, derived  from grapes, the  most delicious and  wholesome of all  fruit acids.  The Strathcona Hotel  NELSON, B.C.  'Steam  Heated Throughout  The Finest Accommodation for  the Travelling Public.  Its superiority is unquestioned.  Its fame world-wide.  Its use a protection and a guarantee against alum food.  If you wish to avoid a danger to your food  READ THE LABEL  and decline to buy or use any baking- powder that is not plainly designated as a cream  of tartar powder.  DININGROOM    SERVICE  UNEXCELLED.  Great Northern Rail way lories  Advance Announcement Excursion Rates To  Panama Fair���Return Fare, First Class,  v:' Bearing Limit, 30 Days,  54.90  Same Ticket, with 90 Day Limit, $61.55  Routing:  Great Northern Railway, to Flavel, Oregon,.  '> . thence Great Northern   Pacific, S.   S.  Co.   Steamer  Great Northern.     Return same route.  Dates of Sale, April 14 to Nov. 30, 1915. ^ Call on us  for suggestions for side.trips from San Francisco.  J.  V.   INGRAM, Agent.  ���&&  THIS unique medicine for throat, and chest   ailments  merits a place in every home.    By simply dissolving a  pleasant tablet on the tongue, Peps convey a potent and valuable  medicine direct into the throat, lungs and bronchial tube3; a medicine which invigorates the weakencdorgans.sootheslnflammation  and irritation, loosens phlegm, destroys disease germs, cures  chronic disease, and makes breathing deep and easy.  Free from  [ all harmful drug9, Peps suit young and old alike.  The only breathing cure for cought. eoldi. sore throat, bronchitis, weak cheat, influenza coldt.  and other throat ant chat aUmenlt.  Be tun vou ue the name���Veps���on every box.  During-the course, of thewar-the  descendants of many famous soldiers have come to the fore on the  side of the Allies���Wellington, Garibaldi and others. Now a despatch  refers to the gallantry of Lieutenant  Brant, of Haldimand county, Ont.  He is, a descendant of the famous  Indian chieftain, Joseph Brant, who  did such g-ood service for the British  arms in the early, history of this  country.  During the operations in East  Africa the German troops got some  assistance from a very unexpected  source. While a train of British  motor cars loaded with native troops  were making an effort to cut off the  enemy by a night march,'an infuriated rhinoceros charged the column,  wrecking a couple of the cars and  Killing four. men. , The animal was  finally put out of action by a bayonet  charge.  Professor Fessenden, of Boston,  claims to have invented a contrivance for sending wireless messages  from warships to submarines at a  distance of thirty-two miles under  water. By further ..experiments he  hopes to increase that distance considerably. He states that by means  of the^same appliance the sound of  a submarine's propellor can be detected at a distance of -two miles,  while with the aid of a sound amplify er this can be increased to live  miles.  Professor Stanfleld, head of the  metallurgical faculty of McGill University; Dr. Alfred Wilson, chief  metal engineer of the department  of mines; and Dr, Carnegie, a she  expert���all three of whom are representatives in Canada of the British shell commission have arrived  on the coast. They are making exhaustive inquiries throughout the  Dominion for the purpose ol determining what facilities the country  offers for producing artillery shells  on a large scale.  The' following hysterical drivel,  written by a German colonel, namei  Kaden, was published recently at  Lille: "You German people at home,  feed this fire of hate! Vou mothers  engrave this in the heart of the babe  at  your   breast!  You   thousands   ol  Nine Well-Lighted  : Samplerooms,  JAS  Phone 12  MARSHALL,  PROP.  Of all kinds promptly attended  to. Rapid Express and Baggage Transfer. Careful attention to all orders.     Phone A56.  James G. McKeown  Hotel Brooklyn  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.      v   \*      Modern Bathrooms.  STEAM HEATED.  O. D.- Bush, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C.  D. J. JVIa.thespn  General. Agent,  FIRE,    LIFE  AND ACCIDENT  INSURANCE  PHOENIX, B.C.  I. O. O. F.  Snowshoe Lodge  No. 16  Meets every Monday .Evening at  Oddfellows' Hall. Visiting brethren  cordially invited.  ��� Our hall is for rent for dances, social  evenings, etc.  Oscar Gustafson, Noble Grand  T. S.Quance, Fin. Secy.  Jas. Pierce, Ilec. Secy.  Men's  Fashionable  Jewellery  Daughters of Rebekah  Phoenix Lodge No. 17  Meets in the Oddfellows' Hall,  First and Third Wednesdays.  Mrs. Helen Hemic, Noble Grand  Mis. 0.1). Bush, Secretary.  K. of P. Lodge,  No. 28    PhBoecn.ix'  Meets Tuesday  Evkninu at   7.30  Sojourning-    hrothurs    cordially    wt  coined.  Jos. Butcheh, 0. C.  T. UxDHiuvooi). K. of H. S.  PYTHIAN SISTERS  ���Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Moots in Pythian  Hall,   Lower Town  .Second and Fourth Thursdays.  Mrs. W. Ih'llis,  M.Fv.'C.  Mis. \V. Wills.  M.K.C  FOR  BIRTHDAYS  & ANNIVERSARIES  SIGNET RINGS  Larg-e Selection in Gold  Price  -  $3.00 to $10.00  CUFF LINKS,  TIE PINS, ETC.,  Signet and Stone Set Gold and  Gold Filled���Priced from  $1.00  to $5.oo and  up  Jewellery makes lasting- presents.  Engraving" Free. No trouble to  show Goods.  ack. Jeweler  ���BIXBUaBaBMlH'JtlMMWIBtmtm I  is our business and we are  The  here to please  vou.  next time th:it   vou  want  any Billheads, Letterheads, Envelopes, Statements, Circulars,  Cards, Dodgers���in fact, anything- in PRINTING, phono 14  and we will  sho w y o u  samples : : :  ONEER  Is the only Typewriter today that supplies real ro:n >  cally to the Operator���adapted for Doctors, Diulv:v ' ;  and in fact it is essential to every business coucera i.i 1>. -. ���  ,-     _       ���     'i    -    '     '- ~ *;   ' ���<  1 " *.   ; 1  (THE   PIONEER,   PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COUUWBIA.  cuts Monday's labor , clsan  in half.  The Sunlight way is so eas}-  ���just note. First you soap  the garment; then roll it up  to soak. After a while you  rinse it thoroughly and the  dirt drops out like magic. ���  Why scrub, and rub, and  wear and tear the clothes  when the gentle strength of  Sunlight Soap will do the  ,work with never a hurt to  fabric or hands.  Try it once���  this Sunlight  way.  At all grocers 134  IA hearty welcome is extended to  I everyone.  Found���Last Saturday, a purse  containing ring, bead and a sum of  money. Owner can have same by  identifying same. Adolph Gaudet,  Brooklyn hotel.  The members of Phoenix Lodge,  Knights of Pythias, have completed  arrangements to keep their brothers  at the front well supplied with cigarettes, tobacco, and other comforts.  Jas. McGregor, inspector of mines,  was in town for a couple of days  this week, and made an extended  visit through the local workings of  the Granby company.  Mrs. G. Kay, accompanied by  Alice Huges, daughter of Mr. and  Mrs. Wm. Hughes formerly of this  city,   went   down   to   Spokane  on  i  and was presented with an iron cross,  being the first individual to cross  the pond in record time. Jim will  give an exhibition on Sunday after,  noon in his famous "Zepp" at 2 p.m.  Get your opera glasses ready.  Miss Huffman, the well known  milliner of Grand Forks, announces  her intention' of being in Phoenix,  on Wednesday next, April 21st, with  a full line of ladies' hats, etc. Ladies  are invited to call and inspect her  display, in the Brooklyn hotel sample rooms, a few doors from Morrin,  Thompson and Co.'s lower town  store.  The Canadian Bank of Commerce,  with capital of several millions and  reserve of millions more from which  to work, cannot afford to spend  five dollars a month on advertising  Wednesday. m its nome town-   Such institutions  ��#      t    r��   n> v    j       u ��.    are a detriment to any community.  Mrs. L. R. Richards, who recent- J r. , J   , J  .        .       . _. ...        c . .How can we be expected to  put up  ly resigned the position  of organist t       .  r       . , , . .  ,Cl  *   .       ,   ���     .   .    .       u      .     an argument against residents of this  of St. Andrew's Presbyterian church, �� ���**���  DRUGS, DRUGGIST'S SUNDRIES, HIGH-CLASS  STATIONERY, PERFUMES, CONFECTIONERY  Agent for the famous Nyal and Na-Dru-Co Preparations.  T. S. QUANCE  PHOENIX, B. C.  Loeal and General  W. Knight returned to Marcus on  Wednesday.  - For Sale���Gentle milch cow;   five  years old.  Enquire Pioneer Office.  Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Morrin left for  Spokaoe on Wednesday.  Jos. Pasco   is  on  a visit to Ross  land for a few days.  Riverview Butter, 45 cents.   Knight  and Barnes, the "Little Store."  At four o'clock on Friday afternoon the thermometer registered 84  degrees in the sun.  Mrs. A. M. Pemberton of Nelson,  is in town on a visit to her son. She  was a resident of Phoenix eighteen  years ago.  Mr. and Mrs. Henry Jackson and  family have returned from Rossland  ���   ,Lady wants/position as cook; fully   and again   taken   up  their residence  experienced.      Apply Pioneer office. I in Phoenix.  Three dozen ladies'tweed skirts; House for sale, near" C.P.R. de-  all going at cost. Today only. The pot;.furnished; $75.00 cash, balance  Big Store. x I to   suit purchaser.     Apply   Pioneer  Mrs.  J.   McLaughlin,   Mrs.   Roy 1 Office.  Turner,   and Mrs. N. J. Carson arel     The Rev. J. H. Hobbins will con-  visiting in Spokane this week, duct   the   service   at  the Methodist  fett^-i  Mrs. J.   Kempston,   accompanied  by    her  sister    Miss    Earle,   spent  Thursday visiting in Grand   Forks.  A.'D. McKenzie was a visitor  in  Grand Forks this week  making es-  ';,.: timates onf this, year!s*"cider output.  ^rmaHufty^bas-ibeerivtransferred  iiJMot-* -V���?-.svi">*���; few,. >->,.,  Miss H. McEwen  came  from the  Forks on   Saturday  after spending  the Easter school holidays at home.  Summer is nigh.     Bums, beetles,  bluebirds, bugs, and butterflies have  arrived.  Cheaper Curlew Butter, 45 cents;  church, tomorrow  evening, at 7.30.  left the city on Wednesday to take  up her future residence on the other  side of the boundary line.  The Phoenix Bakery now have a  new line of bakery and" confectionery. Fresh bread, cookies and cakes  delivered daily to any part of the  camp at low rates. Phone 53 will  get us at any time.  While the politicians are squabbling over the best means of cleaning up British Columbia, the city  authorities would like to see the  people here making a start to clean  up their back yards.  Tom Walsh, late hotel proprietor  of Bridesville, was a guest at the  Brooklyn hotel this week. He  says "he is just afther spinding five  months in California," and wonders*  whatever made him leave it. Perhaps  it was our fine old Irish.  town sending away for articles that  could be purchased at home, when  corporations of this sort fry to  "freeze us out" by the starvation  route. The German theory "might  is right" could well be applied in this  case.  WOOD  First-class Fir and Tam-  arac Wood, $6.00 per cord  Pine Wood,  $5.00 per cord.  Fir and Tamarac, double cut,  per cord, $7.00.  WOOD' DELIVERED  NOTICE.  Mineral Act  (Form F)  Certificate of Improvements.  ON   SHORT  'Phone B32  Ro b t. Fo rshaw  PHOENIX BAKERY  W. WILLIAMS, PROP.  A new line of Bakery and Confectionery just arrived. Fresh  Bread, Cakes and Cookies, just  like mother used to bake, delivered daily to  any part of city.  CAKE8 MADE TO ORDER AT  MOST REASONABLE RATE8  TELEPHONE 53  CITY OF PHOENIX  NOTICE.  Public Notice is hereby given that  the first sitting of the annual Court  of Revision for revising, correcting  and hearing complaints against the  Assessment, as made by the Assessor  for the year 1915, will be held at the  City Hall, Phoenix, B.C., on Friday,  May 21st, 1915, at 8 p.m.  Dated at Phoenix, B.C.,  May 10th, 1915.  W. X. PERKINS,  City Clerk  SYLVESTER K FRACTIONAL  MINERAL CLAIM  Situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.   Where located:  Greenwood Camp.  Take notice that I,  D.   J.   Matheson,  as agent  for Adolphe   Sercu, Certificate No. 68942b, intend, sixty days from  date hereof,   to apply  to  the Mining  Recorder for a Certificate of improvements for the  purpose  of obtaining a  Crown grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action  under section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of  Improvements.  Dated this 13th day of March, A.D.  1915.  D. J. Matheson, Agent.  Notice of Forfeiture  of  Nervous  feoPLE  worried, v Bleeped  nd the system gets' weaker  and .weaker. "���?,.,  Scott's Emulsion corrects nervousness by force of nourishment-it feeds  the nerve centres by distributing energy and power all over the body.  Don't resort to alcoholic mixtures  or drug- concoctions.  Get SCOTT'S EMULSION for  your nerves���nothing muuctlo or  compares with it. but insist on  the genuine SCOTT'S.  Among the  Phoenix  residents to  visit the Panama-Pacific exposition,  are   Mrs.    Dawson   and   her   two  daughters,   Mrs..   H.    McKay   and  Mrs. Wm. Ho'wer, all of whom left  on   Wednesday    morning   for  San  .Francisco.   ���    ;  -<���'���' '-.",*  "',"���'''     ' ���   �����      >-.     '--   ���*  ^Today, Saturday, is,the last day  iofcsth'e ^Slauehter^-Sale vat>tbes'Bie, i.-ri,-   ,:���u _ .���t-*      *" -      .....  I �����K*��v;*->,<��4i-'-*::^-r"'>-.>��� ���?,:��   .-w,-- ���*-,*.��*' I,rne;rich quality .of ourvMilk .aod  \Storei,*.,,Tbe time  originally set:forII e^'i. ��� > -     .  .   * -   "*���'*"*  Eggs for Hatching  From my selected pen of heavy laying  White Leghorns. ���$1.60 for 15.  F. J. HARBINSON,  Phoenix, B. C.  MILK AND CREAM  as, gaining-new; patrons  for us daily. We solicit atrial.  Delivery made to any part of the  city.     Mail us a card.  the^ctose > was' next' Tuesday, <'Aj>rrt  20th, but owing to the phenomenal  clearances of the past few days it  has been found necessary to termini  ate the sale tonight.  Jim Murdock, who  Col.  Lowery  reported last week as having gone I  through the   Similkameen   with  his I  Zepp,"   reported   here  this   week I  from Berlin, where he met the Kaiser J officer, is buying horses in B.C  The PHOENIX DAIRY  W. A. McKay & Sons, Fropa.  Land Registry Act  (Section 24) , ,  In the matter of an application for  Duplicate Certificate of Title No. 7831a,  issued to William McBride, covering  Lot 32, Block 12, Map 21, Greenwood  City.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that  it is my intention at the expiration of  one month from the date of first publication hereof to issue a duplicate certificate of title covering the above lands  to William McBride, unless in the meantime I shall receive valid objection  thereto in writing.  Dated at the Land Registry Office, at  Katnloops, B.C., thia 29th day of March,  1915  C.  H. DUNBAR; District Registrar.  'Archie McEachem has located a  gypsum deposit on the road between  Keremeos and Penticton, about ten  miles from Keremeos. , He^ is at  present working the property, and is  = I negotiating with some Spokane cap-  To   Alexander   D.     Broomfield,  Princeton, in the District of Yale:  You are hereby notified that I have  expended $500.00 in labor and improvements upon the "Standard No. 2 Fractional'.' Mineral Claim, situate on Wallace Mountain, in the Greenwood Mining  Division of the District of Yale, as  appears by five annual Certificates of  Work, duly recorded in the office of the  Mining Recorder for the said Greenwood Mining Division, on October 2nd,  1909, May 27th, 1911, June 4th, 1912,  May 5th, 1913, and June 1st, 1914, in  order to hold said claim under Section  48 of the Mineral Act for five years,  ending June 10th, 1914; and that I have  paid $12.50 in recording such five Certificates of Work:  And you are further notified that your  proportion of the expenditures "above-  mentioned was paid by the subscriber.  And if at the expiration of ninety  days of publication of this Notice you  fail or refuse to contribute your proportion of the expenditu.es required under  Section 48 of the Mineral Act to hold  said Claim for the years above mentioned, together with all costs of advertising your interest in said Mineral  Claim (being a one-eighth interest) shall  be-como vested in the subscriber : fa co-  owner) under Section 28 of the ' Mineral''  Act.  Dated at Beaverdell,.B.C, February;  23rd, 1915.  Washington H. Rambo.  "Britain," says the Morning Post,  will   be   disgraced foreover  if she'  ~       .    .     .    e^ _        , ,.   - ���       1-   .does not   take  steps  to  avenge the  Count   de   la Strange,   a   French   itahsts in view of making a   sale in   deliberate German ferocity practiced*  j the near future.���Hedley Gazette.     J against British prisoners."  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The left marginal release-key is now placed is just the right position to act  as an anchor for the fourth finger of the operator, and no competent touch operator will  have any difficulty in changing from any other keyboard to this one.  Ten-year-old Florence Field, daughter of Cyrus Field,  Professor of Shorthand in Detroit Commercial College, wrote  59 words per minute on The Oliver after two weeks' practice.  PRINTYPE IS OWN&D AND CONTROLLED EXCLUSIVELY BY  THE "OLIVER TYPEWRITER COMPANY."  Can You Spend 17 Cents a day to better advantage than in  the Purchase of this Wonderful Machine.  No child's education 5s complete without a Knowledge of the  Oliver Typewriter.  mmmwxmmmm  v  m  f" s-t.-.  ' ���~w   ..... *��,��� ^>iR^ww^w.M^^BMt^WJyf^wj;7;CT���f<a,

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