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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Aug 7, 1909

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 meSBBSBal  AND   BOUNDARY   MINING  JOURNAL,  Tenth Year-  PHOENIX, BRITISH COLUMBIA,  SATURDAY. AUGUST 7,  '909  Ml  DISPIAV  E are* making a special showing this week  I throughout our DRY GOODS DEPART-"  y..     MENT OF SUMMER GOODS, such, as  ;       ladies require during the  warm weather.  Displayed on our tables you will find:  swiss|m^  LiWliite'Swiss Muslins, assorted spots     25c. to 75c.  yEmbroidered Swiss Muslins u     " ��� 47^ci  Eylet Swiss,Muslins, assorted patterns 47^c.  COLORED MUSLINS  Colored Muslins, dainty designs  .Colored Muslius, stripes and figures  COLORED DIMITIES  Beautiful Colored Dimities, the latest  "'l-Or'SitJumer Dresses, at    ...    .  fAWNS  Persian* Lawus, plain and stripes  Linen Lawn   Victoria Lawn   .    .     . '   .    .    .  15c.  25c. to 50c.  35c. to 50c  . 25c. to 40c.  . 20c. to 35c.  I2c^. to 40c.  LINENS  AND DUCKS  \lcyi. to 45c.  25c   to 50c.  Plain and Fancy Duck Suitings  Striped Linen Suitings, all shades  GINGHAMS  A complete line of  Zephyr Ginghams,  stripes, checks and. plain  PRINTS  Grafton's Celebrated English Prints,  light and dark colors      ....  BLOUSES  We are showing exceptionally good  values in Ladies' Blouses at    .    .  SUMMER VESTS  In this line we are particularly strong  this season.    Made in Cotton, Lisle    . . .       -  and Silk, long short sleeves, prices   ZUc to J../S  Oiffl-M0W1M OPWdSH GOttOS; ��ECKWE*R^CL0VESrf-4 y-  HOS'ERY AND RIBBONS EXCEU   ALL  PREVIOUS YEARS  I7e#.  15c.  1.25 to $6  THE THIRD INTEREST  "      IN AMALGAMATION  Of Dominion and B. C. Copper  Companies  Since the close-down of the Domin  ion Copper mines last fall, the properties of both the Dominion andiBritish  Columbia Copper companies have  been inspected by three prominent  New York financiers--Adolph Lewis-  ohn, J. Parke Channing and J. H.  Susmann���who, through the General  Development company, are. credited  vvith endeavoring to bring about a consolidation of the two Boundary copper  producers. .  The General Development company  is becoming more and more aggressive  in the mining field, particularly in the  various copper camps. The company  is a close corporation, of which Adolph  Lewisohn is president, J. H. Susmann,  treasurer, and J. Parke Channing,  consulting engineer. Among the few  stockholders are representatives of  some of the largest banking institutions  in the country. The company is capi  talized at $2,600,000.  A late acquisition on the part of the  Generel Development company has  been the Keystone company, located  near the Miami, an option on which  has been held for some time by Mr,  Susmann of the General company,  while a large block of the B. C. Copper stock was acquired by Mr. Lewis-  ohni a few months ago. ;>  Below is a partial list of properties  in which they General Development  company are known to be interested :  Stock Shares,  B. C. Copper... .$3,000,000 600,000  New Dominion..; 1,250,000 250,000  Miami Copper.... "3,000,000 600,000  Kerr Lake M. Co. 3,000,000 600,060  Planet Copper   4,000,000 800,000  Ray Central..... 5;ooo,ooo ioooobo  They also hold $500,000 bonds in the  New Dominion Copper and $600,000  bonds in Ray Central.  LE ROI TO BE DEEPENED  Famous Mine at Rossland to be Thorouitaly  Explored  Boundary Mining Notes  DIRT WILL FLY ON  SPUR IN FEW DAYS  miNTEMENDRICK CO. LTD.  I  MORRIN, THOMPSON & CO.  Hot Weather Specials  Armour's Dried Beef - - - -  Griffin's Lunch Ham - - - -  Swift's Ashland Ham- - - -  Clark's Lunch Tongues - -  Davies' Pork Tenderloin - -  Leard's Whole Chicken- - -  Lebby's Potted Meats   - - -  - 35c. lb.  - 35c.   "  - 35c.   "  - 40c Can  - 50c.   "  .   40c.  "  - 15c.    "  A. J. McMillan, managing director  of the LeRoi Mining company, returned to Rossland last week from  London, where he had been making  financial arrangements to carry out a  plan of exploration and''development.  'VThevdirectorSaQfvtb^yC  McMillan says, have succeeded in  making such financial arrangements as  will enable a large and comprehensive  scheme of exploration work to be car  ried on. Some of the details of the  scheme have yet to be settled, but;1  speaking in general terms, it is the intention to sink the main shaft a few  hundred feet further, and to do a large  amount of diamond drilling, so that  the mine can be thorougly prospected  to a depth of about one thousand feet  below the present 1,650-foot level.  Work will also be carried on in other  parts of the mine, but it is realized that  future developments are of paramount  importance. A number of men have  already started work and more will be  put on from time to time, when the  preliminary work in getting the machinery in shape, and the shaft in working order permit of this. Shipments  of ore5are not contemplated at present.  PYTHIAN SISTERS  INSTALL OFFICERS  Enjoyable At Home on Thursday Evening:  The big bore into Phoenix hill from  Greenwood has reached the 250-foot  point.  The Golden Crown mineral clairn  in Wellington camp is being advertised for sale.  M. E. Jeffery, M.E., formerly of  Greenwood, is in charge of the Silver  Cliff mine at Cobalt.  The Granby company ;are constructing a large trestle work for the dumping of waste west of the No. 2   tunnel.  George E. Cole, for some years on  the engineering staff of the Granby  company, has accepted a lucrative  position with a Cobalt company.  The six enlarged furnaces at Granby  smelter are now operating in full blast  and new records in smelting ore may  be expected any time. jFurnaces No.  7 and 8 are now under reconstruction.  A carload of rails arrived at the  ^Golden Eagle on the North Fork during the past week for use in the development work. Assessment work is  also being done on two adjoining  claims.  The Granby company have constituted a wagon road from the Gold  ! Drop outlet to the Monarch claim,  primarly for the purpose of conveying  a hoist over the hill to be installed between the Gold Drop and Monarch  workings.  A strike of native silver is reported  to have been made at the Fife mines  during the past week and the property  is being looked upon as a probable  shipper in the near future. Lindsay  Crossen is at present erecting mine  buildings for the company.  It is reported that a deal was closed  yesterday by the B. C. Copper company for the purchase of a claim adjoining their Jackpot group, in Wel-  ington camp, from D. Oxley et al.  The property is being secured for the  location of mine buildings, and for its  water supply, not as a mining prospect  That the British Columbia Copper  Co. will invest money in Kamloops  camp is now beyond the state of per-  adventure. The reports of the investigating engineer have, it is understood,  been received with favor though further  [prospecting work.will.be, done..before a  definite step is taken.���Kamloops  Standard.  Charles W. Drysdale, a graduate of  McGill with degree of B.Sc. M.E., has  been honored by Yale, being appointed  as fellow there with an allowance of  $200. Mr. Drysdale is well known  here having spent all of last summer  and several weeks of this year as assistant to O. E. LeRoy in the geological survey of Phoenix camp.  .  Two weeks ago the Vancouver News-  Advertiser published a statement that  "the amalgamation of the Dominion  Copper and the British Columbia  Copper companies had been definitely  And Line Will be Rushed to  Completion  Information has just been received  from an authoritative source that the  "dirt will be flying on the grade for the  new spur to Wellington camp before the  end of this month, and that the construction of the road will be rushed to  completion.  The big steam shovel of Contractor  Tierney is now working on a filling-in  contract for the C.P.R. east of Cascade, and as soon as the work is completed there, the outfit will come direct  to Phoenix to commence operations on  the new spur.  It is further stated that the contractors will continue the grading of the  road to Central camp, but owing to the  difficult nature of the extension it will  not be completed until late next summer. The estimated cost, of the. railway to the British Columbia Copper  company's Lone Star mine in Washington is from $200,000 to $300,000,  but the road will'probably be bonused  by the mining company.  A number of- C.P.R. officials arrived iri their private car Lethbridge on  Tuesday lo make further investigations  in connection with the line. ,  Boundary Side Lights  ���*-���t-t��� �� .  ,     -  announced from the east," which has  been  copied   into   many   exchanges.  This statement is a shade previous, no  such merger haying yet been con sum  mated.    However, the  announcement  may not be far put a few days hence.  Further development work is to be  commenced on the Buster and Alaska  Fraction on Wallace mountain, owned  by the Alaska Mining company. There  is already a 35-foot shaft on the property, and a lead of native silver has  been uncovered. Five assays of the  ore ran from $153 lo $334. The  property is in the same high-grade belt  as the Sally, Duncan and Rambler and  A Lacky Phoenician  The eyes of the continent may be  said to be fixed on Vancouver, which  today givas promise of becoming the  Liverpool of the Pacific coast. To be  the owner of forty acres of choice  property bordering on the city limits of  -North Vancouver may well be the envy  of both the capitalist and the real  estate, vendor,, and to have become  possessor of such acreage, almost by  accident, for the nominal disbursement  of $i 00 gives an idea of the hidden  fortunes which lie in wait for those  borer under the lucky star.  Whether John Pickthal of Phoenix  was really born under a lucky star or  not, the Pioneer files do hot state,  though evidence is rather conclusive.  Fourteen years ago Mr. Pickthal  loaned a friend $100, who later gave  Mr. Pickthal a deed of 40 acres of land  in lieu of the cash. The land is Jn the  Capalino district of North Vancouver,  and the growth of the city must soon  force the property to become city lots.  Mr. Pickthal has been besieged with,  fancy offers ~fdr~~His "holdufg," and^only*  this week refused an offer of $40,000  from a Vancouver realty firm. But he  is too optimistic of North Vancouver's  future to part with his holding at  present. '  Dr. MacLean Goes to Greenwood  Dr. J. D. MacLean went to Greenwood on Thursday, where he will re  side and piactice his profession. His  departure from Phoenix is a matter of  general regret among all who knew  him. A capable physician, a public  spirited citizen, affable and genial, Dr.  MacLean enjoyed a large practice during his two years in Phoenix, and he  leaves a large circle of warm friends  who will wish him success in our sister  city. In Greenwood he will be  physician to the B. C. Copper employees, and will be assisted by Dr.  Arbuckle, who arrived from Vancouver  on Tuesday.  After business proceedings of Phoe  nix Pythian Sisters lodge on Thursday aa ^^     evening, the members and a number of gives promise of being  enlisted   with  invited friends participated in   a very the shippers in the near future.  FR.ESH FRUIT AND VEGETABLES ARRIVING DAILY  eave Your Raspberry  Orders   nr This WeeK  enjoyable evening at progressive whist,  the tables numbering a dozen or more.  The usual interesting contest for high  score resulted in R. J. Gardner and  Miss Hyslop getting away with first  honors. The real rivalry of the evening, however, centered in the race for  booby prizes, a full half dozen being  tied at the finish, but Miss J. McKenzie and G, Kay were victors in the  draw. Cards were followed by the  serving of ice cream and cake, and the  evening concluded with dancing.  The new officers of the Pythian  Sisters for the current term were in  stalled by Mrs. J. Marshall, D.D.G.C.,-  as follows: M.E.C., Mrs. W. A.  Pickard; E.S., Mrs. R. J. Gardner;  E.J., Mrs. J. Bateman; Manager, Mrs.  S. Reed; P.T., Mrs. K. Silverthorn;  O.G., Mrs. A. Almstrom; Trustee, Mrs.  J. E. W. Thompson.  In Prominent Class  "In the Coeur d'Alenes results ol  the very first importance have beer  attained in the development of tin  Star, Tamarack-Carbon-Custer groii[,  Alice and Caledonia into undoubted  mines; while the best information ob  tamable indicates that the Black Beai  Fraction, H. E. M., Carney, Idora  Black Horse, Orofino and several othe>  properties will shortlyattainsimilarrank"  The above is from an editorial com  ment in the Inland Observer, Spokane  on recent successes in mining. I  speaks well for the Carney, in whicl  so many Phoeffix people are interested  to be classed among such properties a  Black Horse, Black Fraction and H  E. M., which are selling from 15 to 3,-  ' cents per share.  SERIOUS ACCIDENT  TO CHARLES TAYLOR  ��� Up to yesterday none of the furnaces  at the B. C. Copper company's smelter  had been blown in, but General Manager J. E. McAllister stated that the  smelter was in readiness and would be  in operation in a day or two. The  Mother Lode mine has commenced  shipments, and the ore is now arriving  daily at the smelter bunkers. As soon  as the forces at the properties can be  properly organized it is the intention of  the company to  smelt   2100   tons   of  i*5��% C0PPer ore Per <JaV* About 60  men are now employed at the smelter  and 160 at Mother Lode.  R. P. Williams of Rossland,   representing tne Canadian Rank  company,  was in   the   city  for a  few  days this  week.     Mr. Williams has  just   sold a  30-drill Rand  air  compressor   to the  Nicola Valley Coal & Coke company,  at Middlesboro,   which   will   be built  and installed in About   three   months.  The company is outputting about 400  tons   of coal   per day at present and  when the compressor  just   ordered \x  installed, 1,000 tons a day will be ex  traded.    'The coal is first-class and i*-  finding a ready   market, its   chief ust  being for domestic purposes.  Electric Smeltlii*-*  Dr. Haanel, of the mines branch ol  the Dominion government, will in a  few days issue a report favoring lh>  treatment of ores by electricity in Can  ada, as a result of observations madt  in Sweden and elsewhere. Dr. Haane  is convinced that the cost of sucl  -reatment of ores in Canada, owing ti  '.he amount of water available, wouk1  loe less even than in Sweden.  Arm and Leg Badly Fractured  Yesterday  Charles Taylor was the victim of a  serious and perhaps fatal accident  yesterday morning, which occurred at  the new trestle being ' constructed for  the dumping of  waste  from   Granby  mines. ... ,  The route for continuing the trestle-  work was being cleared, and a crane,  operated by a hoist, close to which  Taylor was standing, was being used  to remove a small building. The  strain of the cable was such as to overturn the crane, taking the unfortunate  man with it lo the ground, a distance  of about eight feet.  Taylor sustained bad fractures to his  tight leg and left arm, as well as internal injuries, and is at present lying  in the hospital in a serious condition.  He is a young man of 25 years, and  was employed as a carpenter's helper,  and has been with the Granby f~-  about a year and half.  The supreme court sits at Greenwood on Oct. 27th.     '  'The Mother Lode stage now runs  on ragular schedule to Greenwood.  Born���At Eholt, on Wednesday,  Aug. 4th, to Mr. and Mrs. J. J. Larson,  a son. 1  A tax sale of Grand .Forks delinquent properties will" be held on Sep-  teml)er 4th.  Work will shortly commence on Dr.  Kingston's new private hospital in  Grand Forks.  Alfred Marchantom of Grand Forks  has accepted a position as city electrician at Armstrong.  J. A. Tuzo has accepted a position  as engineer on ihe Midway & Vernon  railway construction.  Frederic Keffer of the B. C. Copper  company has returned from examining  the copper properties in the vicinity tof  Kamloops.  The. marriage of Dr. Truax of Grand  Forks and Miss Inglis, recently of the  public school staff of that city, took  place in Vancouver on Tuesday.  The Winsor hotel,,Greenwood, will  De conducted by C. McClung in future,  the paitnership existing between C.  McClung and D. Goodeve having been  dissolved.  Wilfrid Holmes, who came from  California a year ago and purchased  17 acres of land near Grand Forks,  has recently purchased 20 acres more  of adjoining property.  Dr. J. E. Spankie leaves Green  wood this week to practice as a  specialist in Vancouver. The doctor  has prrctised his profession in the district for ten years, and had also become  financially inierested in many local  mining properties. He was banquetted  Dy Greenwood citizens  Saturday even-1  ���ing.   ]  Mining Records  The following are'the locations, certificates of work, bills of sale, etc.,  recorded at the office of. the Grand  Forks mining division for the past  week :  LOCATIONS  Stella, Christina Lake, F. Bruno;  Bluestone, .Franklin camp, relocation  of Amalgamated, James MctJonald^  Keystone fraction, relocation of Midway, Yellowston, relocation of Dan  Patch, J. S. Boyce; Buby, Burnt Basin,  T. H. Paulson; Lennora, relocation of  Last Chance, Sonnora, relocation of  Rabbit Paw, R. W. Vuill and P. W.  George; Alpha, Christina Lake, H. D.  Cameron; Delta, Christina Lake, W.  Beach; Garnet, Christina Lake, reloca  tion of Wonder, W. Beach; Omega,  Christina Lake, W. H. Beach; Viking,  Christina Lake, relocation of Nemo,  Oie Johnson.  CERTIFICATES OF WORK.  Glenora fraction, Wellington camp,  2 years, F. M. Kerby; Bullion, Dawn,  Gloucester camp, Horner et al; Maple  Leaf, Franklin camp, H. W. Young;  Winchester, Franklin camp, A. J. Fee;  Ready Cash, fraction, survey, K. Kipling fraction, survey, Wellington camp,  McMynn et al; K. V L. fraction,  Brown's camp, J. A. Thompson; Wal-  borg, Franklin camp, Chas, Hansen;  Hope, Franklin camp, Holger Hansen;  O.K., Franklin cam*;, Harvey Hansen;  Windfall, Wellington camp, J. A.  Drum; O.K., Franklin camp, John  McLaren; Ruby fraction, McKinley  camp, Morrell et al.; 'Triangle fraction,  Brown's camp, Tirn Townsend.  PICNIC SCHEDULED       i  FOR LABOR DAY  Phoenix-Miners' Union  Pre-  \ paring for Big Celebration,��  Phoenix Miners' Union are making  preparations for- their annual Labor  Day celebration, which it is expected  will eclipse all former occasions.  The celebration will take place in  the Union park, and elaborate arrangements are already under way, for an  attractive program of sports and Caledonian games. A good purse will be  hung up for baseball, which will bring  in the prominent teams of the district.  A number ~*f prominent speakers  will also be present and deliver addresses during the afternoon, and the  celebration will-conclude with a dance  in Miners' Union hall in the' evening.  The program ">F sports is now being  arranged, and will -be published in a  few.':days. .-���������..-������ ���-;������* "������'-'- -���- -���-/:.���--:-������.���... -.-../  Newmao'B Father Killed  The father of Wm. and Cleve Newman, who were recently convicted "and  sent to the peniteniary for the Brides-  ville hold-up, was killed Saturday by a  run-away near Fish Lake,; between  Loomis and Connully. ���',..," ^v ,^  Will Emertala Joha Oliver    fy>y  John Oliver, the Liberal member for  Delta "in the legislature.twh'o is at present touring the inferior organizing the  Opposition forces ��� for the: approaching j  provincial   elections,; will    arrive y "in'  Phoenix  next  Thursday,   Aug.   12th.  Local   Liberals   will ; tender jhim \ a ;  smoker.     . ������; '���].';.'.'��� /y,;y- ::'C^y';'���''-''���'.'\  ._   New teacheri' Appolitel^y;.,\.-y-'  Miss Bertha;, A.; Tupperyand ; Miss  Kate Murray, of Vancouver, have been  appointed   to   the   teacriingystaff of  Phoenix public school.    Miss  Tupper  will be in charge  of the intermediate  classes, and Miss Murray the primary  ��� division.   Their duties .commence with  I the reopening of school on 'Aug. :23*rd:;  " Coalag. to PImcbU  T. C. G. Mahon, for the past two  years on the staff of the E.T.' Bank,  leaves on Sunday lor Phoenix to which  branch he has. been transferred. .Mr.  Mahon's many friends will wish him  success in his new home. He has  been a most able captain of the Grand  Forks'. cricket club, arid, under his  [lead^ship tbety-cKa^  team they have coirie in contact";withi'  ���Grand Forks Gazette.   \~  Lttoit Mining Stock Quotation  1.  ���-���  ���u  ASKBD  Alberta Coal and Coke  .04 -  -05,  I.Vi.%.  7.37 J��  .03  .05  95.00           85.00     100.00  .04  ���043*6  .01^  .02^  0.3  0.4  International Coal...  .79  .85  .50  T.00  .2  .02}4  ���2K  .2%  .9^  .12  .09  ���H>fe  1.50  1.54  ���5%  AH  0.50  .62^  Tamarack-Chesapeake  .75  .95  Latest Prices in Metals    .  Nbw York���Copper, e'*��tr��*yV��^~  87K   @ $13.00:   lane. $13 25 @ $13.37>2.  Bar Silver, 52>��  Lead, $4.35 W $4.45.  SpeKer. *5.35 O *5.40  i BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.   ^ 7''��9   ��  The followluu table gire* the ore shipments of  I.903. 1904.  >9��5.   1906.   .907. 1908 ��nd .909. a. reported  for  The New King's Hotel  The transformation which has resulted in the renovation of the old  Balmoral, makes the new King's hotel,  under the proprietorship of E. P. Shea,  hardly recognizable as the former Mc  Millan block. The remodelling of the  interior, and excellent taste in its dec  oration, new furnishings, and modern  appointments, together with exterior  painting and handsome window lettering, makes the King's a new building  A bright and attractive dining room is  supplemented by a short-order grill  and quick lunch, which is open at all  hours. Under the capable management of W. R. Williams the King's is  already becoming a very popular hos  telry, and will rank among the first  in the district. 'I'he King's is a hotel  of which any city the s.ze of Phoeni>.  "might feel proud.  Mink.  I Granby Mines...  1 Snowshoe....-- ��� ���.  1 Phoeuix AmaK-  I B. C. Copper Co.  Mother Lode���.  B C Mine   Emma   Oro Denoro....  I Bonnie Belle   I Dom. Cop. Co....  Br'klyn-Stera..  Idaho.   Rawhide   Sunset-   Mouutn Rose..  Athelstan   Morrison -  R. Bell   I Senator   j Brey Fogle   No. 37   I Reliance   I Sulphur King-..  Winnipeg -..  I Golden Crown...  King Solomon...  3ig Copper   j No. 7 Mine   City of I'aris   Jewel   I Riverside   I Carmi   Sally   ] Rambler   Butcher Boy   Duncan   I providence   Klk'iorn   Strathnioie   I Golden Kagle...  I Preston -  Prince Henry....  I Skylark   I Last Chance   1 R. P. D.Mine...  I Bay   Mavis   Don Pedro   I Crescent   I Ruby   Republic   Miscellaneous.  1901       1901       1903 1904       1905  131,76a 309,858 393,71a H9,7oj 633,889  1,731    -10,800   71,21a    ���...  99.034 I4i.3��6 138,079 174.��9�� 147-57*  47.405    M.Sli    19,3*5     ���       650     8,530   aa.937 37.960     9.485   ���    IS.517 16,400     3,007  Boundary mines for   1900,   1901   rooa  to the Phoenix Pioneer���  Past  1906 1907       1908  80M04   61J.537 loaS,747  I35.001        4S,t>26  8.4*6  M5  1909 Week I  580,253 16,258 [  93390  ���6.2581  J,38o  105,900 2oSj��I jai.&v9   U9.439  MBS i.7��        11,804 18,274         3,177 U.481 66,630      1,503  '.730  J1.3JO   S5.73'  Soa  "��o  1,040  "8*75  7,455   15.7J��   'sT*i>  3.339  150  560  785  625  363  3.070  3.250  1.V59  4.586  3.45"  222  J64  33  25.108  3.056  4,747  140,685  3.960  26,03a  48,39��  3.555  43.395  12.2S3  64.173  3��.*70  3��.��58  649  SJ80  10,740  3,803  53��  J ,435  1.833  33  150  586  665  3,000  rise  483  3,060     S90   ���"  79   30  145   3;  106  76           .8  319  993  400  736  3*��5  ���3  7,0  'So  20  sis  1 140  40  140  30  15  589  90  "65  80  "3.450        335  167  500  50  3��  60  75'J  68<;  '55  73  ao  40  9��  ao  500  40  700  30  30  10S 100  '.  330  224      33       '���  30  838,879   617,626   1037.544562,873   19,1:61  364.850 126,709  22,66*i  Total,tons 300,800 508,871: 600,419 829,808 ^33,628 1.161,5371.148,237 1,487,480 825,045   11,368]  Smelter treatment��� I  Hranby Co     230,828   ti2.M0 401.921 596,252 687,988     828,879   637,626 '   - -'  B.C.CopperCo.    117,611 148,600162,913310,484 no 830      133,740   341,952  .Dom.Cop. Co ��� 32.570   30,930   84,059     318,811     153.439  S Total reduced..   348,439 460,940 697,404 837,665'983,877 1,172,430 1,133,017 1,359.060 63>y,532   19,116  ���-am  '. '.ii <,\3fc&%Y..V'^ysI'Y&,  Uihwm'.';:?"������ ,y*>y  '���������8 '���'-'sS-fcV. -������������'-i*��  !}���'���!:���  &*'  r-  -a:m  V.'V.-'t'v;  y i*i  y   . * yy%  V    '('���:<���  uSSIBiteSpKSsSSw^mx maWsVOi  PIONEER, PHOENIX, B.C.  ;;n  m  ���y.\  i.1  ���*T��i  a* (?!  ��:  * 11. i  111  H %*  jb��-  tA_.h  "SPit  tt  M1  P'.w  PHP  M  H   Sft'  ���- El-'  18 #  'if. S4?*  If  I  M  m  Wi  lm-  W  I7f  1  _  ndat     I  SOSD.  With half the labor, and  half the cost of other soap,  Sunlight   does   the   whole  ���washing in half the time,  yet"without   Injuring  the  ,'" most delicate fabric.  Use: Jfc- the -Sunlight way.  Follow the. directions.  The Phoenix Pioneer  And Boundary Mining Journal.  Mr-   ��������'!  IMOBD Ml BATDHDATS SV ��������  PIONEER #BtiSHINQ CO.  at raommx. a, c    .  T.JU.FHEO LOVE. Manaocr.  -     {UNION  The struggling existence and ��.spas-  motic operations of the DoVnipioh  Copper properties in the past, ^wottld  suggest that the success of the New  Dominion Copper company depends  largely on the completion of a merger  with the British Columbia Copper. It  would mean big things for the Boun-  .dary.and -perhaps more to .Phoenix  than any other point. Everything  points to a successful outcome of the  negotiations, in a short time  CLOSE GAME  SEASON  < The welfare: pf the city is at slake  in the present, state of affairs at the  city hall. No good can be accomplished in tieing up.civic business, and  it{is time,for the aldermen, to bury, the  hatchet.  -rMt^A^m^ 1 aTmaJaem offlce No. 14.  Tttepkoaw j Mbmiw., naUeacc, No.��j.  ���DMCtmion nt mTWci. ,s    *' !  fat ���������***..��...�����������������������������������������������������������������.�� .....$taa  ���is lfoatlu...._.....~- ~ - ��� i.��S  To the OaRed State*, per j*ar_..::._....~. *&>  Saturimy, August 7, 1909  In addition to the four dreadnoughts  for ' which financial provision' ' has  already been made, the British government has just announced its intention  to ask. Parliament for' authority to  build four more.'*' These will be of. a  .type so superior to those now iri com-  mission that already there is,,talk of  the time approaching when the. existing dreadriauerhts will Have to be sent  to the scrap" heap. The new vessels  will be more strongly built and nave  greater resisting,power;^hey will carry  more and heavier guns: and, withalJ  1 <i'*l   &tv   -t-t-'i -v.,r      "i'.��'   1 >     1   1  < ' they, wjll  be, capable, of .reaching a  "  higher rate,of speed.    This settles for  years to come the. relative I strength of  "tlie British and German navies.   Only  tby means of another statutory building  .R-vOgr*?*!?to,begin Nat, the; .completion  .r���,ptthe-present pne,:-and*-rby.jgding' yet  more heavily in  debt,- can Germany  hope to come anywhere near the new  limit officially announced.  (Everything points to | Phoenix being  on the verge of the balmy days of  prosperity again. , ..  i   i     ) 1  B. C. MINING  The   Leitch 1 Collieries    has   com  menced the work of opening up a new  mine at Police Fiats just to the east of  the main workings at Passburg.  The well-known Ikeda mines, on  Queen Charlotte islands, have" been  bonded^to an English syndicate.for  $200,000, on a two months' option.  A vein of copper glance &}4 ft. wide  was found near Douglas channel by a  prospector, and work is now being  done on   the, showing.    The find is  - . I."        .      -     I L I'I  <       *   ��� - ' '  considered of importance from a geo-  . -1.. f-,.' <>. .. 1'�� .. ��� .-;  logical point of view.  f-uT ic. r* - '��� :> if-\n.  , Chas. ,F. Law, the mining man who  has just returned from a trip to the far  north confirms the report that there are  some rich copper fields in the Telqua  and Bulkiey valleys. Prom the head  of the Sk'eena river to Aldemere most  important silver-lead; discoveries , have  been made.  " > * ���  --  Hon. William Templeman, minister  of mines, will shortly leave Victoria < n  a tour of Comox-Atlin. He will' visit  the Atlin mining district and, if time  permits, gojon to Dawson. Owing to  illness it, is jdoubtful whether R. W.  Brock, director of the Dominion geological survey, wyill be ..able to accom-  pady the. minister.  Extensive work is being done on the  pegmatita' dikes of the' Big Bend dis-  Pri>��lnclal  Regulations for  Year Announced  '        l' ' In Gazette  Notice is given in last week's issue  of the B. C. Gazette of the order of the  lieutenant governor:  That"the hunting, killing or taking  of elk or wapiti in the Columbia, Cran-  brook .and Fernie electoral districts  shall be prohibited until the 31st day  of .August, 1911.  And-on Vancouver island south of  the,, following described line: "Commencing at the Little Quahcum river;  thence following that stream westerly  to its"junction with the ,Alberni ��oad;  thence following the Alberni road to  the Alberni canal," the hunting, killing  orjtaking of elk or wapiti shall be prohibited until the 31st day of August,  1914.  The hunting killing or . taking of  moose south of the 52nd parallel of  latitude in the province except in Columbia district, shall be prohibited until  the 31st day of August, 1914.  That the hunting, killing or taking  of mountain sheep in the counties of  Yale and  Westminster, shall, be'pro-  1J ' I   '   1  hibited until the 31st. day   of .August,  1911. ���   ,  ".'Wast (S.obo���Ref'uiaci $200  T. Dale, who lost his arm sqme time  ago while working on the Dominion  dredge at Nakusp, has entered action  in the exchequer court to ' recover  $5,000 damages. He was offered  $200 and the position of watchman on  the dredge in compensation for his injuries, and refused to take it.  RECORD YEAR AT  THE TRAIL SMELTER  Five  is  - The road from Phoenix to the  city I  cemetery is at present in bad shape  and demands the prompt attention of  government authorities.    It  is'/but a  repetition of, what exists every year at  this season.    The road  master of the  'Greenwood division usually repairs, his  section of the road early in the summer,'  buf his division ends at the cemetery.  The, balance is in  the Grand Forjks  division and is  seldom repaired until  "' the snow is ready  to  fall, resulting in  the road .practically   never  being in  good shape.'    The Phoenix-Greenwood'  ^oad issone of the  most extensively,  travelled thorougfares in the Boundaryi  and, a rough road  at  best/should "at  least be repaired promply af:er spring  rams.  ���V  The Selkirk,Centennial  for  Winni-  peg has got away to a* good start with  a grant of $250,000 from the Manitoba  government.    The centennial  should  be4an important event In  the  history  of immigration to western Canada, as  * * 1, * *.  .well as a world's fair.    Vast  numbers  from across the seas will see the fertile  .Canadian  prairies  for  the first lime,  and wili do much  in advertising the  possibilities of the great west.  The London Mining Journal, the  oldest mining paper and pioneer of the  technical and trade press in the woild,  has yielded to_ the call   of its  readers  -"^for a more convenient-sized sheet for  filing purposes and adopted the American standar^j��e/Thls is the first  change in the general make-up ot the  Mining Journal since it was established  ' in 1834.  Attorney-General VV. J. Bowser is  1 already' predicting the result of the  - JlexV Dominion general election, which  he says will be a Conservative victory.  The  attorney-general   won't   have   to  swallow his Words for   a year  or  two  anyway.  Fernie on Sunday celebrated the  anniversary oi its great fire of a year  ago/ Progressive citizens have already  eliminated almost all traces of the  ruins and have built up a more sub-  s'antial city.  A commeraoratiye arch at Niagara  , Falls is proposed to mark the hundred  . years of peace between Canada and  u sltwf. United Stater.  trict this season. It is only a matter  of time until development and trans-  portation jwill open up a big mica field  in this section. The companies which  own the big mica deposits are petition  irig, the government for better roads  and trails!  A fine sample of ore has been .taken  {from the-Brown-Bulldog mine between  Princeton and Hedley. ' It was taken  from a lead 35 ft.' wide, and contains  '       ,'     ���:. I     1 '    ������J)        '     f     '. i    .'     *>,t;;t( 1  assayed values as follows: Copper, ���>  p^c.;. silver, .8 oz.; gold ,average,i$8;  zinc, 14'p.c The'values are��� shit  through a lime breccia which' makes it]  susceptible of easy smelter  treatment.'  containing those constituent' properties  * ~c i. "0 -"*','r- u "<*"y,-*r,' ������>��� wP ���  which chua^M)a^ir*jau^n^,oi��. f |  Zinc ..blende, carrying 53. per cent  zinc Values with a variation of not more  than 1, per cent, is b^eing shippe'd froiri  the Lucky' Jim' mine' to thev!fuilest  )m^ capacity of, the K- &.S. .railway, ,w;itli, prospects of thiei output, being  at least doubled, as early as transportation facilities* can be' arranged.' The  L.ucky  Jim j which ���is ,�� near , Kaslo, is  &$j,ng, ��ReratS4;.W'! lte< Lucky., Jim  Mines,. Limited,.a company, composed  of New York capitalists,' andWs now in  shape to ship about 1400 tons per  week.  ALL JZgApX FOR THE  ltf ATlQl*AL CONGRESS  Big Irrigation Meeting; in Spokane Next/Wie^k  Spokane, Wash., Aug. 5-Everything  is in,readiness for the 17th sessions of  the National Irrigation Congress in  Spokane, August 9 to 14, when experts  will ' discuss problems of reclaiming  arid and swamp lands, forestry, deep  waterways, good roads, hotue-building  and the conservation of. the country's  natural tesources. George E. Barstow  of Texas will preside, and among the  4000 delegates will be representatives  from every state and territory, in the  Union and the provinces in Cunada,  30 delegates from Europe, the southern republics and the orient.  Various stages of the development  of the Pacific Northwest will be shown  by elaborate floats and other devices  in two parades of pi ogress and a march  in review of the industrial and irrigation army, 10,000 men and 35 bands  of music, in Riverside avenue on Aug.  10, 11 and 12, when the electrical  illuminations and decorations wili be  the most pretentious ever attempted in  this part of the west, 'there' will also  he demonstiations of 14 different  methods of supplying moisture to the  land by artificial meaner and' exhibits  of products.  Pkeeiix Railway Timetable.  c. p. R.  Leaves for Eholt and Nelson, 1.25 p.m.  Arrives    .. .. ..    510 p.m  GREAT  NORTHERN.  Leaves for Grand Forks and  .   Spokane .. ..    9.00,a.m.  Arrives .. .'.    5.00 p.m.  .Accidents are constantly occurring  in the most unexpected ways. However careful you r may be you cannot  avoid them." Insure yourself or .your  family,, or, your property, against loss  by fire, accident or sickness. D. J.  Matheson > represents the best companies.  and  a   Half Million  Value of Output  During the year ended June 30 the  Consolidated Mining & Smelting com  pany's smelter at Trail produced  metals, including gold, silver, copper  and lead, to the extent of $5,506,000,  which establishes a new record for the  plant. This return is all the more  worthy of note because of the fact that  throughout the year metal values have  been exceptionally low. With prices  where they were a couple of years ago,  and they are now trending that way,  the smelter returns for the past year  would have .Deen much higher even  than they are. In the face of the  market conditions, however, the returns for the year are $77,500 above  those for the previous year, the figures  for which were away ahead of those for  any other year.^  One of the most gratifying features  of the year's returns is the large output  of the company's electrolytic refinery,  which totalled $2,700,000, or nearly  half the company's total product. This  figure, satisfactory though it is, would  have been .much larger were the  capacity of > the refinery - such that it  could have handled all'the lead*bullion  produced by the smelter during, .the  past three months. This it was not,  with the result,tha^ during' April' and  May 2,000 tons of bullion were sent  out of the country for further treat-'  ment, and a corresponding; amount  during June. The company, however,  already has plans under way for largely  increasing the capacity of the refinery,  and when these have been carried into  effect, the necessity for sending any  any lead bullion out of the country will  be obviated, and the company's production of 999 pure gold and silver  and pure lead greatly increased.  14 Killed;. 102 Injured  In a head-on collision on the Inland  Empire railway at Lacrosse,-one mile  west of. Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, Satur-.  day^ afternoon, two electric passenger  trains were, wrecked. . Fourteen people  are dead, as a* result, and 102 were  injured.  I DEANE'S HOTEL I  g    DANNY DEANE, Proprietor. ��� " 2  \\\ This is the Largest and Newest Hotel in the city, heated by   ^  ^ hot  water and  well  furnished throughout  for the accommodation   ^  |= of the public.     Everything   Neat,   Clean  and Up-to-Date.    Meals   jg  ��1 served at all hours, special  attention being given the  Diningroom.   Zg  ^ Cenfrally  Located on  ihe Bridge,  Fifth  Street*,  Phoenix.            =3  "" TELEPHONE   48      2  STEAM   HEATED.  ELECTRIC   LIGHTING.  ^ii.^iamiuiuiiuuii.ia.uii.!iiiiuiiiiaiuiaiaiaiuiaiaii^  �����^^^A:^^^V^8^^^^^^^^^:  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-  Date Hotel in Phoenix. New  from cellar to roof. Best Sample  Rooms in the Boundary, Opposite  G.N. Depot. Modern Bathrooms.  Steam   J-   Heated  JAMES riARSHALL, Prop.  mmaa^aVXa1asfM$aMaMll0aa^  Greenwood   Liquor  Co.  We furnish the trade all(over. the   Boundary   with  the Choicest Imported and Domestic  Wines, Liquors and Cigars  As we ship direct in Carloads, we  can   make  prices right, and give prompt shipment.  the  Jas. McCtcath & Co.  GREENWOOD, B   O.  Utffel  When You  Of the pain which many women experience with 'every  ' montl-Tit make* the gentleness and kindness always associ-  "ated" with   womanhood   seem   to   be * almost   a   miracle.  While in general no.woman rebels against what she re-  ,.*fU*.r��ls~** a natural necessity there is'nd woman wh>.would ' ./.-  ���otiladly be free'lroin1 this recurring penod'of pairf.    i*'  "KDr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription makes    I'  1   weak'* women 'strong 'and  allele��� .women .  ,  well, and,Uvea, them Jreedoni trom pain.  'Jt establishes re&ularity, saftdues Intlain-  ntatlon, heals 'ulceration' ahfl: cures -'/�����'"'  male^ weakness. *   '   ''' ' i -  Sick .women ore.'inyited to consult Dr. Pierce by letter,  free.    All   correspondence" strictly  private, and   sacredly  - confidential7'   Write without fear and without fee to World's Dispensary Medical* Association, .R. V. Pierce*,, M.,D.,* President, Buffalo, N. Y-.  If you want a book that .tells all about woman's diseases, and. how to cure  them,at home, send; 31  one-cent stamps to Dr. Pierce to pay cost of mailing  .anly,, and the' will send you a. free copy of, his great thousand-page illustrated  "Common Sense'XfTeilical"Adviser���revised,  'In hatodsome clofh-binding, SO stamps.  up-to-date edition, in paper covers.  D1N1NGR0QM FURNITURE  PALACE LIVERY STABLE  MUKOOCK MdNHRE, Prop.  35 Horses,   Full   Lively   Equipment,  Have taken   over   the   Lumber   Yard  and will carry  a  full  stock.  DRY    WOOD    IN    ANY    QUANTITY  Prompt Attention to   order,  ���t sny hour of d��y or nif ht.  Knob  tptf0NE"->        Phoenix, B. C.  ELIZABETH E. GRANT  A.T.C.M.  (PIANO)  PIANO, ORGAN, THEORv ���.R  MONY, INTERPRETATION  For   further   inform-tiiou  see  \r  Grantor I).   '-. Grant l,,!  DRAYING  Of all kin.1m piompily aiiHHlwi  to. Kapid iLxpivaa and BfttK lJ  Ti b npfer. Cart-fit 1 attention ���"$  oniera . Phone A66  JAHES G. HcKEOWrs  ROUT. CARSON ���  city njuv  I'HOhKiy  All kinds of light and heavy leatnitiK  promptly al tended to;   Miners' dray  ing a specialty.        :    .*    .���    .  PHONEB44  A. S. HOOD,  Fire, Die aad  Qeneril Afea..  Accldea  laiaraace.  Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  ALVIN   KRAUSE  SHAVING PARLORS  AND     BATHROOM.  Phoinix.B. C.  Next Door to McRae Bros.  Knob Hill Avenue.  Matthew's Barter skip  LOWER   TOWN.  FOR   AN   EASY   SHAVE  AND STYLISH HAIRCUT""V?  BATHS    IN  CONNECTION  King Edward Lodge, No. 3 o  A. F.and A.M.  Regular communication 8 p. m.    t.r.  ond Thuraday of each month.  Kmergent meeting** aacalled-Makonu  Hall. McHnle Block.  V. M. 8HERBINO,  Secretary.  D.TURNER,  W.M.  I. O. O. F.  8NOW8HOK LODGE NO. .��  Meet* every Mouday Evening   at Miner*' !!*���  Plaiting brethren cordially invited.  TohnC Tait, Noble'�����������ud  W. A. IICKAHD. Fin Serv.  W. A  Cook, Record,   ticcy.  PHOENIX  A.I3RIE   NO. 1SN  Meetain Union Hal.  Friday evening!  VUttlng    brother ���  ^alwayatarel-ome  J. Mclver, W. P.  C�� MCABTOCKU  '   W. Sec  PHoenix  Beer  Pure and wholesome.     Cold and as bracing in its  coolness as a breeze from the North in Summer.  Is Recognized  by all   as the  e.  We- have all, kinds of up-to-date Furniture in this line, such as  SIDEBOARDS, BUFFAS, CHINA CLOSETS, EXTENSION  TAJBLES,/oundand square; all kinds and'styles of Dining Chairs  ���hi new shipment just in. '' '"  ���>     -Have you seen our GO CARTS, if not.you should as they are  UD,-to-date.  PICTURE FRAMING AND REPAIRING A SPECIALTY  F. EDWARDS, Ironsides Avenue  four Skin Needs Food  It must;be,fed every day if you wish it to  become and remain fresh and fair anjd\ beautiful  ���what woman doesn't. '  A little  Hindz Honey Almond Gream  used daily, will accomplish the most beneficial  results. It will clean, the pores, Soften and  whiten the skin and rebuild wasted tissues.  Hindz Honey Almond Cream  is absolutely pure and wholesome. It will not  discolor the skin. It;will not grow superfluous  hair. It will benefit; and improve the finest  complexion. Start using it today.  "BEST BEER IN THE BOUNDARY/'  K.OfP.L0D,E*.28   PHOENIX, B.C.   Mertu ev��*rv Tcrmpav  EvurivQ at 7^30   :  SolnuminK  Brotheta Cardla'lf  welcomed.        :      H  F. C  H. MlCRACKKN'  <:. c.  ORAHAM  K. ofa.; s.  WOOD  WHY?    Because its  manufacturer-- employ  all of their energy to  the  turning out ol a perfect Beer from the tost materials obtainable.  ARTIFICIAL AND NATURAL ICE, ETC.  Phoenix  First-Class Fir and Tarn*  arac Wood, $5 per cord  Pine Wood, $4.50 per cord  Pine Wood, double cut,  $6 00 per cord  Wood Delivered on Short Notice.  'Pluue B32   ���  Johnson & Anderson  -MADE   SHOES  NOTICE.  In the matter of the Land Regi��try  Act in the niatter of the Titles to part  (50 by 90 feet) of Lots 7. 8 and 9. Blork  18 (Map,60 , O'd Ironsides subdivision.  Town'of Phoenix.  Whkrkah the certificates of Title nf  Archibald E. Dibbleo. bejng ('prtifica'**  No 4374A and No 4502A to tlie at-ove  here'iituments ha�� been lostordes-trovi'il  and application has been made to me  for duplicate'therof.  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN thut  duplicate certificates of title lo tin* above  hereditaments will bo issued at the expiration of one month from the date of  the first publication hereof, utiles** in the  meantime valid objection to thecontrary  is made to me in writing.  W. H. EDMONDS  District Registrar  Land Registry Office,  Kamloops, B.C ,      May 27th. 1909. ;  SUMMER  PRINKiS  The. following Summer Drinks are now  in stock:  Raspberry Vfin^pr  Call in and Let Us show  You the Quality of Footwear   WE   CAN   OFFER   You;  Shoes that will both Fit  and  Wear   :::::::::  PHOENIX SHOE SHOP  -A. To TURANO, ,P|rpp|!?^or[THE FOREMpST GR9��8&*  Orange wiac  firope  filsipr Ale ���919  E^BB*ffM81E&^^  a  phooIx!1>ioheer; phoenix; i.c.  MJf*  is tie most efficient and  perfect of ieaveamg agents*  MADE FROM PURE CREAM OF TARTAR  No alum, lime or ammonia.  Boston Copper  United Metais Selling Co has come  down to earth and is selling copper at  131^ cents per pound. Sales by this  agency were made at the new level forthe first"'time yesterday morning and  transactions, with the same sellers continued in the afternoon.  The inquiry continues ^ood on the  part of consumers, but on the part of  sellers there is still a variance with regard to prices! One of Saturday's  sellers at 13^ .cents held for this price  today.  The sale of Stanton copper at 13%  cents records the^ top figure thus far  noted for this br'anu.  The United Metals Sel ing Co. has  sold casting brands, which include  some of the poorer Lake product, at  13^6 cents.  The Uiiiled Metals Selling Co. to-  daftreduced its London price for electrolytic from ��6i}{ to ��01 p-r ton  (VqCiivalent to 13 28 cents per pound).  ���Boston News Bureau.  BOUNDARY & KOOTENAY 1909 ORE RECORD  Shipments and Smelter Receipt For Year to  Dale. ,   ���}  Ore shipments from the various  mines of Houndary and Kootenay, and  the receipts of ore at the smelters of  Southeastern British Columbia for last  week and for 1909 to date are as  follows:  SHIPMENTS. WEEK.. YEAR.  Boundary ..... .'. . . .22,906     654,236  Rossland.........    4,296     .138,117  East Columbia River   3,799     109,275  Total 3f-i��3      869,647  SMELTER    RECEIPTS���  Granby....   18,763. 559,47��  B.C  Copper Co  ��4o,5��5  Trail.     9,484 209,179  Northport  12,761  Total     ....   28,247    930,802  A (resh supp'y of Salome chocolates, manufactuied by Pophain Br.'s.,  Victoria, just received at Love's Drug  Store.  THE  EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK  Employs a system which makes it  it easy for its out-cf-town depositors  to , .open      accounts     and     transact  business    by    mail    with    any   of   its  I Jl��� EIGHTY ONE BRANCH Off ICES���51  DETAILED   INFORMATION   FURNISHED  ON   REQUEST.  PROVINCIAL.  ..There is talk of Slucai- City reveit-  ���ingLto the government.  A slight shock ol eanhquaku was  expsnenced at the cousi   on   Monday.  The order has gone ftnth lhat all;  slot ijiuciniie. 111  Vancouver   must go.  The 'Provincial'."Cons':rvative. association will nice', in Kamloops early  in November.  K. C, S-.ratfurd ot Vancouver has:  been appointed a Dorm-iion (isheiies  protection olficei.  Vernon sold $t00,000 of waterworks and school debentures^ par to  ihe Bank ol Montieal.  <��������� ���  The provincial jail at New Westminster is full and twenty prisoners  have been sent to the Victoria cells.  When in Vancouver last week Hon.  Dr. Pugsley said thai ,the time had  ariived when the Port of Vancouver!  should be nationalize*.   ,    '   , '��� . J  John 1). Marsh ,of .Winnipeg, A��d  Alfred Shrubb, the-English runner.-jwill  tun a 15-mile race'in Vancouver ,on  Aug. 14th lor a purs^ of.$1500.,  ..A Nelson deliveiy, horse; sw^m "Kootenay lake one day recently* > -It had  been taken across for a few days', rest  but could not stand the solitude and  longed fortne excitement of city lite.  , The city of Kannloops has awarded  a contract , to the Canadian General  Electric company for the installation  of arc lights on the piincfpal streets of  the city.' A 35-light service has been  adopted.  James R. Thompson, a constable in  .Salmon Arm, has been committed for  jrial by two justices of the peace ,in  that:town, on the ground .that he unlawfully secured the discharge of'an  Indian from custody.  Speaking at Vancouver, Hon. Mr.  I'empleman said: "We belie e that the  Transcontinental in the north will do  even more for British Columbia than  the G.P.R.'as done. We will complete the transcontinental, and just .as  sure as fate,' when we have that done,  we will build a road to Hodson Bay.'!  J  ^iw*m��x\\+*a+wf*m+  !,���!��&* Stage Line,  Leave Fhoenix, upper town, Q. 30 a.m.] /  J ;���*�����������; * ;"5 .>'��' y     lowertown, io.ooa.m. > Standard Time  Leave   Greenwood       - 3.00 p. m.J  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.  Phobnix Ofkick, With M.cRab Bros., Knob Hill Ave.  j   GILLIS & LAING, Proprietors  ft  THE  AMERICAN MINING REVIEW  ESTABLISH HD     IN     ISO 41.  THE MOST  PRACTICAL  MINERS'  PAPER   IN   THE   WORLD. <gr ;0>  It gives all the Important Mining News, and every issue contains valuable  Special Articles, well illustrated, on subjects of real practical interest to  the every-day mining man. : :  NOT TOO TECHNICAL BU T JUST RIGHT.  *3   PUR  YEAR-SA.MPI.B   ON   REQUEST  Published 'i^ery Saturday at Los Aneeles. California  WH3SN YOU WANT PRINTING DONE, you  want it done properly. To do it properly you must  have experienced men. The PhoEN-x Pioneer  has the men, the material and the machinery to do  the work. Send us your next order for priut.ng-  no order too big, none too small. We do everything in printing, and will give you  sahsfact-ou.  Judicious advertising is the only real  way to   "stir things   up."  :;:    A'TlMElY-WARNING ;���   *  To the Editor of The Pionneer :  Dear Sir,���I read Provincial Police*  man \V. H. Docksteadc-r's bush fire  warning with a great deal of interest.  For a source of water "-upply, Phoenix-  is a law unlo itself. What I say will  be as I view the question from a  citizen's standpoint ?nd not as one  interested .in the local watei supply  company. The first three y-aisith-  water company was in business there  was no d'fticulty in having a  sufficient supply of water from the  natural walls ot Maishall lake. Bai  since the forest has been cutaway  from the New York townsite, the company has been compelled to increase  the s.orage capacity of the lake at least  ioo per cent, while the same amount  of water was pumperJ daily at that  time as now. This proves that laying  waste to the forests, in some r manner,  exhausts the supply of water from the  mountain spiings. Certainly it is ;a  great public trust to protect the forests  surrounding Phoenix, and every citizen  should cheerfully respond to the cal!  of the provincial authorities to fight  bush fires.    Yours truly, *:   ;  J. L. Martin.  Bu��tir'�� Phll��it��hy.���IXXVI.  Resolved, that figure heads are not  confined to shop Windows, they are to  be found in every walk and run of life.  They are block heads that do no thinking. I don't want to be one, I want  to think. To think well of every one.  Think happy thoughts, kind thoughts,  and healthy thoughts. To think success, for "as a man thmketh in his  heart so is he." The figure head is  always an employee, he only represents  the man who thinks. Every great 'invention, bridge, ship,, building, opera;  book, picture or poem was first a  thought; had to be. So you see that  thoughts are actual things. See if you  cannot think something. A young  man thinks there are no opportunities  for boys like there used to be, so when  a chance comes he doesn't see it:  Another boy thinks that the only road  to success is a pull, or through in,)  fluence, so he doesn't work for himself  and hustle. He1 fails. Think "I can  and I will," it works. ,   *    t  Subscribe for the   Pioneer  and get  the latest Boundary news.  Relieved In a Remarkable Manner By Pe-ru-na.  Pe-ru-na  Is  a  Systemic Catarrh  Remedy,  Especially  Adapted  to   Cases   of  Nervous Prostration  Caused By Ovorvork, Mental Strain  or Extreme Summer Heat,  INDIGESTION  CAUSES  WEAKNESS.  IN latitude*- where  -warm woather. is  of long continuance, tlie inhabitants  become more or less accustomed to it.  In Temperate Zones, however, where  the change from -winter to en miner ia  great, the system is sometimes poorly  prepared to meet tlio'oxlsencles of hot  ���weather. This is the cause of mud)  sickness.  Stomach catarrh, indigestion unclclyn-  pepsiaare not among the least of sum-'  mer ailments;  When tho digestion is disturbed, the  assimilation is also  affected, and as a  result Die hudy iloe*  not; .'rccul vo the  nourishment it should. Lassitude,;  weakness, brain fag, loss of flesh and  nervous /prostration are the natural  results.      ..���-'';'." ,-'"-'"  What is needed is a remedy that will  restore the digestive organs to their  normal condition.  Such a remedy has been found in  Peruna. It has proven itself''of great  value' In thousands of cases of this  kind.  Its action has been remarkable at  times in restoring some patients who  bad given up all hope of recovery.  But there is nothing strange about  Peruna's action. It simply tones up  the mucous membranes of the organs  involved, restoring  them     to     their  PE-RU-NA'S  BENEFICIAL  EFFECT.  normal condition and leaving Nature  to perform her duties unhindered.  That, person who has sound, healthy  mucous: membranes .lining the entire  digestive tract is well-guarded against  the usual summer ailments.  Peruna is the means whereby to attain this most desirable condition.  If yon suffer from any of the above  mentioned symptoms, try a' bottle of  Peruna.  . One. bottle of this remedy is often  sufficient to convince any one of its  merit as a safe and reliable remedy for  all catarrhal conditions.  We have many letters of gratitude received from persons who have expe;  rienced its benefits.   ���������'.���  These testimonials are proof to Hi  that Peruna has not failed in the mission for which it was intended,, that  of relieving suffering and. restoring  health. " >  MR. P. BRIEN, 28 Third Street, Limoilou, Quebec'  Vne fatigues entailed by my duties as accountant began to weaken my  system about a year ago.   I felt that I would not long be able to withstand  the severe strain upon my nerves, as, a thing unknown to me before, I would  long for office hours to be over in order to rest.   .  "I gradually grew weaker&xxd a few months later my sight was impaired.  I then broke down completely and was obliged to take to my bed." I was aloo  suffering from palpitation of the heart. _,  "After a few weeks' treatment by a local physician, I was ia the'same  critical condition and as the doctor held out no great prospects for me, I decided to experiment on myself.  "I took several remedies advertised aB tonics, bntdid notderlve any benefit.  "Peruna was then given a trial, and before I had taken it a week I felt my  condition improving. After a few weeks more had elapsed, during which  time I followed the directions carefully, my shattered^ nervous system became firmer, my sight stronger and I hoped to be out soon again.  "My expectations were realized, for in three weeks I assumed my duties  aa accountant at the office. r  "Peruna certainly worked wonders on my system, -nd for persons rundown from overwork, I believe it is the most efficacious tonic."  Kidneys and Liver.  Mr. George E. Hess, 1611 Broadway,  Supervisor ���' of the 2nd District Water-  yliet, N. T., writes:  "It is bat just to you to acknowledge  with thanks the great help I have received from the use of -Peruna.' Two  years ago I was a sick man. My kidneys and liver were ontof order, and the  pain in my back and head was at times  so severe that I was obliged to give up  my, work.  "At this time a club friend of mine  spoke to me of Peruna, and induced me to  try it. The effect it had on me from the  first was most remarkable; I knew at  once, that I had secured the right medicine, and was entirely cured in. ten  weeks."  Distress After Eatlnl. -  Mr. J. W. Prltchard, Columbia. City,  Ind., writes: '   -' ���*  "I am pleased to say that I have been  cured of. catarrh of the stomach by  Peruna., v       N'  "I could hardly eat anything that  agreed with. me. Before X would get  half through my ��� meal my stomach  would .fill with gas, causing me much  distress and unpleasant feelings for an  hour or two after each meal.:  "But, thanks to your Peruna, I am  now completely cured, and ean eat anything I want to without any of the dis-  tressing symptoms. I can now enjoy  my meals, and it is all due to Dr. Hartman and his wonderful medicine."'"  Too Hot to Worry  Don't worry over the wash tub theee hot' days, let us do your washing.  ~*wewillrcair for your washing, and when  naculate-Hit's CLEAN clear through."  Reco Laundry  Phone A10, RECO LAUNDRY;" we win\call for your washing, and when  we return your linen it is immaculate-Hit's CLEAN clear through.  GIVE US A  TRIAL ORDER  MIDWAY���SHOWING GRADES OF MIDWAY & VERNON, V. V. & E. AND C. P. R.  COPPER  The New Edition of:, the  COPPER HANDBOOK  Vol. VIII. is?ned May, 1909, contains  1500 pages, with nearly 60 per cent,  more matter thari the preceding edition.  The chapters with mine descriptions and  on statistic*- have been carefully revised  and the bulk'of the matter therein is  ENTIRELY  NEW  There are 25 chapters.  Covering Copper History, Geology,  Geography, Chctnistrv, Mineralogy,  Mining, ftlilling, Leaching, Smelting,  Refining. Brands, (.trades. Impurities,  Alloys, Uses, Substitutes, Terminology.  Deposits by Districts. States, Countries  and Contineiita; Mines in Detail, Sta  tislics of Production, Consumption, Imports, Exports, Finances, Dividends,  etc.  The Copper Handbook is concededly  the  World's Standard Reference  Book On Copper.  The Copper Handbook contains, in  this new nnd greatly enlarged edition,.  in this new and greatly eulaiged edition, |  about 50 per cent, more matter than the  Bihle���though not necessarilv a better  book because of its gieater bulk. It is  filled with FACTS of vital imporance to  THE INVESTOR  THE SPECULATOR  THE METALLURGIST  THE CONSUMER  .THE MINER  PKICE ia $6 in buckram with gilt top,  or $7.50 in genuine full library morocco.  TERMS are the most liberal. Send  no money, but order the book Bent to  yon, till carriage charges prepaid on one  week's approval, to be returned if un-  yntiafactory, or paid for if it suits. Can  you aU'ord not to see the book and judge  for vourself of its value 'o vou?  WRITE NOW to the editor and publisher,  Horace J. Stevens  <  _6, Sheidkm Building, Houghton :  Mich., U.S.A. >  The Co mini Building Material  Concrete is composed of cement,  sand, and fine rock or gravel. Its  manufacture is as old as the Roman  Empire, but it is only of late years that  Portland cement has been known; and  that the wonderful combination ol  cement and steel���reinforced concrete  ���has become an important factor in  tuiidingoperations, especially.in supplanting structural steel. So far as the  supply is concerned and likewise the  value of concrete as a building material, its position as a competitor of stone  or as a supplement to stone in building operations is in most instances unassailable, while the reinforced concrete beam and column have, in the  opinion of many engineers, great advantage for certain purposes over steel  framing. The constituents of concrete  are not only unlimited in quantity, but  they are widely distributed, so as to be  cheaply procurable in every section ol"  the country; and when properly made  it seems to be not only the equal, but  in many respects the superior, of the  very best building stone, excepting  probably the question of appearance.  Moreover, it is useful in a score of  ways where stone and brick cannot be  economically employed. Sand and  rock or gravel are, of co 'rse, present  in every state in the Union in absolutely inexhaustible quantities, and the  materials for the manufacture of cement are only slightly less widely distributed and plentiful-��� G. E. Mitchell  in Review of Reviews for August.  'WANTED    NOW  Your Dollar  will come back to you if you spend it  at home. It is gone for ever if you  send it to the Mail Order House. A  glance through our advertising columns will give you an, idea where it  will buy the most.  A reliable party to act as agent and  salesman in Phoenix and surrounding  district for the sale of hardy Ontario  grown fruit and ornamental trees.  Good pay weekly. Exclusive territory.  As we guarantee delivery of first grade  stock in good condition our agents  have every chance of doing a splendid  business.    Write now.  Pelham Nursery Co.,  TORONTO,   ONT.  N.B.���Salesman   book order*   for Fall delivery  from uow on.  Land Certificate for Sale  For sale; MAN OR WOMAN���My  South African Veteran Bounty Land  Certificate, issued by the Department  ol the Interior. Ottawa; good for 320  acres of anv Dominion Land open for  entry in Alberta, Saskatchewan or Manitoba". Any pernon over the age of 18  vears, man or woman, can acquire this  land with this certificate. For immediate sale, $800. Write or wire  L. E. Telford,  131 Sliuter Street.  Toronto, Ontario.  AT -ONCE  A   RELIABLE   LOCAL   SALESMAN  WANTED TO REPRESENT  Canada's Oldest and Greatest  Nurseries  in Phoenix and adjoining country.  We ha*e been shipping stock for  thirty years to British Columbia, and as  our trees are grown on limestone soil  thev are acknowledged by experieneed  fruit growers to be longer lived and  hardier than Coast grown stock.  A permanent situation to right man  with territory reserved.  Pay Weekly. Free Outfit. Write for particulars  STONE   A   WKLI.1SOTOS.  FONTIUI.L. - NUK8KH1ES  Uceused by B C. Oovcttime-it  TORONTO        ���      -       -        ONT.  S#e B.C. HOTE-L:  J.   A.   BEK3.0IS,   PROPRIETOR  CASCADE  Accommodation for, Picnic Parties.  Rigs and Teams for Hire at Stage Rates  From JULY 17th Regular. Stage will run between  CASCADE AND CHRISTINA LAKE, and to any  point on the Lake.    �����      m      �����      ���      m*      �����  ������^/Vx/^  CHRISTINA LAKE HOTEL  ON  BEAUTIFUL CHRISTINA LAKE  OLE  JOHNSON,  Proprietor  The Best of Fishing, Boating and Bathing.     Steam Launch  meets parties at foot of lake from Cascade.  Fifteen Minutes Walk from Fife Station  Picuic  and   Week-End   Parties   Specially Catered  CAMPERS INVITED  $20.30  Phoenix to Seattle  AND RETURN FOR  On sale May 29th to Oct. 14th, 1909.    Limit on  Tickets 15 days.  Round trip summer tourist fares to Eastern Canada  and Eastern States on sale June 2nd and 3rd, July  2nd and 3rd,  Aug.   nth  and /2th.     Final   limit  Oct. 31st.  Direct connections at Spokane for East and Coast points.  TRY THE ORIENTAL LIMITED  Kor further itilurui 1 tion, call  or  write  W.   X.   PERKINS, Phohwix. H. O.  Mum  ^���S  ff J  lyw*  x.: to *  riV<4v ^  i\ 1 y <*���  It    1 ^*-N   7       !  yt*f,|!'0  1 ;  r      -  1 PHOENIX PIONEER, PHOENIX, B.C.  GOOD UKKAMOK MILK, mnli .is the"PHOENIX  DVIRY   BRAND, fc  the basis of a tempting meal.   It makes everything taste better.   Try it  ��nd you'll alwayb buy it.    All mill, is aereated before being sold.  A. MCKAY & SONS,  Dklivkukd to A.ul Parts of the City  $Y  '&��  m  m  'ft  ���i  WI"  Mil" ���'< '  (join* Fishin'  Fishing time has now arrived and enthusiastic Anglers a,re  preparing for their Hnmml Excursions.  Have You Got Your Tackle Complete?  ,   Isn't   There   Something    You, Need?  It may be a new Rod, a set of Flien, some Linee, Hooks, Net or something you Bhould have" before you start your trip. No matter what  your requirements, in the matU-r of Piioe and Quality you will find ns  in every way satisfactory.  McRAE   BROS.  % In and Around Phoenix ��  BRIEF   TOPICS   OH*   LOCAL; AND   GENERAL  INTEREST   TO  PHOENICIANS.  fly poison at pads  ooooooooooooooooooooooo  LADIES' COSTUMES    I  A CORDIAll INVITATION As extended the ladies of  Phoenix to called inspect a handsome selection of ladies'  dress' gobils just received. They represent the, newest  creations in costuming, fresh from the manufacturers, and-  forcast of what Dame Fashion has decided upon for  this, fallv,- Superior quality of goods only.  The Choicest Selection for Ladies'  Costumes to fee found ia Phoenix  HORRELL  OO-O-OOOOOOOOO-O-  :��:  if  M  STYLISH SPRING SHOES   _\ s7\t Sensible Prices ���   *���" % The4man who thinks, twice, those who appreciate the combination of quality and sensible prices, and who want their  dollar to oring them a dollar's worth of whatever they.buy,  and besides,carry lots of pleasure and satisfaction, will come here  " for shoes*' We are selling.the kmd^of Shoes you like, the kind  that brings you back for more.   L_:���;., .V������    CEOTHING   ��� ���H ''  costs little "'to dress well.'   The whole secret is in* buying  Clothes from T. > Brown's.     Call and see how good you   .  '-It  your  would look in a good suit of clothes.  THOMAS BROWN,  GENT'S FURNISHER, PHOENIX   : ���- ��g   asmmsmawaaaxaswasatatsaasmaatmatmsttmsw-^awataaawmawsmmmmmsaaxwsts^  $t*�� <  <62ic per acre casl\ and  622C   once,  r~^a^       ���   ��� swat     ��        MLv      \r    ',,, -.  *    J     ���*.<*�����    _j  thereafter  ,A     !>  I  t  I  ft..  ���*<}"���  secures to vou a BRITISH COLUMBIA  FARM in the British Columbia Southern  ' Columbia arid Kootenay and Columbia  and Western Railway Companies' Land  Grants. These Farm Lands are eminently suited for the raising of  Frilit, Grain or Stock  "       ��    1     .,- * I     ���    '       - ;  and may be purchased on these EASY  TERMS from  THE  mm  who are looking for Settlers for this part.  .^\% Timber Lands of tlie highest character,  ''-'I   situated in these Grants, are offered for  v;    sale in blocks of from 640 acres upwards  Apply to the address as shown  on  the   attached . coupon  <V ^>\    for   Maps, Application  <^^\ Forms, Regulations  D. Oxley returned Thursday from a  trip to Vancouver.  Miss Daisy Horrell went to Spokane  on Monday for a visit.  Jack   Hartman   returned   Monday  from Medical Lake.  T. Walsh of Bridesville was a visitor  in Phoenix on Saturday.  Dry wood in car lots. Apply to J.  Trombley, Phoenix, B.C.  Homer' Cote has disposed of his  interest in the Dominion hotel.  Before buying your furniture elsewhere, call on R. I.Gardner.  Robert Fraser went to Spokane on  Wednesday to spend a few days.  Ladies dress goods; the finest selec  tion in the city at R. Horrell's.  Mrs. O. B. Smith has been spending  the week with friends at Grand Forks  and Christena lake.  Lome A. Campbell, manager of the  Kootenay Power company, was a guest  at the Brooklyn on Saturday. '  The local baseball team went to  Greenwood on Sunday and trimmed  the team of that city 5 to 16.  Miss Bertha Heidman has been  spending the week at Greenwood, the  guest of the Misses Buckless.  W. A. * Nicholson has ��� moved his  confectionery stock into the store formerly occupied by E. A. Black.  G. L. "arid Harry Elkins went to  Spokane Wednesday to register in connection with the land drawing.  The Snowshoe mine employees on  Thursday voted unanimously in favor  of Dr. Dickson as their physician.  New gates have been hung at either  end of the cemetery this week by > the  city's executive's chief, N. Lemieux.  Bedroom furniture for sale���bureau,  washstand, carpets, bedding, chairs,  heater, etc.; apply to W. K. Hyslop.  Mr. and Mrs. ,C. Halverson left  Tuesday for Vancouver on Monday.  Mrs. Halver-son will remain for a time.  Mrs. Silas Smith and her sister, Mrs.  Goss of Rossland, were guests of Mrs  Mcintosh at Mother Lode this week.  "J<��The Wm. Hunter company have  about completed the packing of their  dry goods stock for shipment to New  Westminster.  Log cabin and lot for sale, on Spion  Kop; four large rooms. Half down,  rest on time; see J. O. Mellgren,  Spion Kop.     ^  At a "meeting of the license commissioners on Monday evening, A. O.  Johnson was granted a permit for the  Central hotel. ���  There's two things to consider in  printing���material ' and workmanship  ���get both and you get satisfaction at  the Pioneer.  W. K. Hyslop will go to New Westminster to take a position with the  Wm. Hunter company in their new  store in that city.  ; Mrs. T. Oxley and children, who  have spending a couple of months with  friends in Spokane, arrived home, on  Monday evening.  Daniel Draisey left on Saturday for  Vancouver to , undergo special treat  ment for his eyes. ' His son James  accompanied him.  For sale���I ��have a nice three-  roomed cottage, close in, for sale cheap.  Terms will be made with the right  person.    J. ll. Martin.    "���  Angus Jackson of Rossland was in  Phoenix this week in connection with  the license of the Central hotels ot  which he is proprietor.  G. R. Belton, editor of the Gazette,  Grand Forks, accompanied by Mrs.  Belton and Miss Manly, were visitors  in Phoenix yesterday.  Mrs. W. Mitchell and daughter arrived from Spokane Monday to join  Mi*. Mitchell, who is'connected with  the Great Northern here.  sell  remaining  Tanglefoot and  Love's drug store,  For sale���-the Mint hotel; will  for $1000.    Apply to L. Penna.;  Mrs. E. A. Black returned Tuesday  from a visit with friends at Grand  Forksi   '  For sale���-bakery ovens   and  pans,  in good condition, $200; apply to J  Lang.  Dr. Simmons, dentist, will be at his  office in the bank blank, Phoenix, from  Aug. 10th to 13th.  The Great Northern railway will  issue return tjekets to Spokane 01*  August 12th at single fare rates.  Lost������In Phoenix, last week, n  cameo brooch; finder kindly leave at  the Pioneer office.  The  Ladies'Aid of the  Methodi.t  church extend through the   Pioneer ���  cordial invitation to the people of th  city to an At-Home to be  held in th  church on  Wednesday,   August nth.  Silver collection at the door.  J. C. Tait, Wm. Humphries and G.  McDonald returned on Monday from  a trip to the Shuswap Lake district,'  where they each staked some land  They also met many former Phoenic  ians there.  James Dewar returned Wednesday  from a tortnight's camping on the  banks of Arrow Lake, and reports thi  weather and location of their rende ���  vous ideal. Mrs. Dewar is  for an extra two weeks.  Mr. and Mrs. D. G. Stafford,, formerly of Phoenix, arrived from th  Crow's Nest Pass on Thursday, ami  will reside hen-, Mr. Stafford having  been appointed to animportant position with the Granby company.  Account of National Irrigation Congress at Spokane, Aug. 9th to 14th, the  Great Northern will sell round trip  tickets, Phoenix to Spokane, at a fare  and one 'third, $7.20, selling dates  Aug. Sth and 9th; final return limit  Aug. 16th.  The local customs authorities statt  that a ministerial order, dated July 29,  1909, has been issued, removing the  last remaining restrictions imposed in  connection with tbe outbreak of fool  and mouth disease in the United States  last winter.  P. H. McCurrach," who is in charge  of one of the survey parties, which arc  operating in the Boundary for the  C.P R., was in the city on Saturday,  having just completed the survey ol  Summit camp. "His.* party moved to  ihe North Fork)this week.  Accidents are constantly occurring  in the-most unexpected ways. However careful you may be you cannot  avoid them. Insure yourself or your  family, or your property, against loss  by fire, accident or sickness. D. J.  Matheson represents the best companies.  The dance given by the orchestra at  the park pavilion on Monday evening  was well attended, and those present  had an enjoyable evening. The moon  shone in full glory, and a bonfire  burned brightly- close by, Chinese  lanterns being strung around the dancing platform.  l��ver Brothers, Toronto, will send you  free a cake, of their famous Plantol  toilet soap, if you mention  this paper.  N'OTTCE FOR TRANSFER OF  LICENSE.  We herewith l*eg to'give notice, that  ill, tho next iiit-eliiiU'iC the License Com-  miHsiuiier-*, we intend to apply for a  transfer ol the lit-ense held bv Bnone  & Massey for the Dominion hotel to J. B:  Boone* for the said Dominion hotel.  J. B. BOONE  H. L. MASSEY  index  of  an  the   advertise  merchan's  in   the local  There is no better or greater  finger to the business   interests  up to date   town   than  ments   of its  weekly publication.  Jtat Serge of the Serge*'  In thy first place " Blunoz" ���erge ��  ���of made in Nova Scotia.  In the second place, it is not 'all a  blue serge, for it is a freely woven  Australian wool serge in both the navy  blue and black colors. You have a  choice of either.  To be sure they call the Nova  Scotians " Blunoses "���but that is not  the derivative of " Blunoz " serge.  Only two woollen mills in Canada  can make the "Blunoz" Serge���and  the Semi-ready Company control and  absorb in their tailor shops the entire  output  This is the Canadian Serge which  has made the British mills "situp,"  and it is tbe Standard cloth by which  the Government judge the tariff needs  of this particular Canadian industry.  Watches  We; have the Largest Stock of Watches in the Boundary, at prices  suitable  to  all   pocket  books.     How   would   you  like  a'good  21 Jewel WatcH   at   $20  IN DUST-PROOF N1CKLB CASH ; or u  17 Jewel Elgin or Waltham  IN    DUST.I'ROOK   CASH   AT   a*#\    CmCm  SVKKY ONE GUArtANTKKD   ��J��*V*. W*  E.A.BLACR, JEwaiER  D. J. M^thie&c>n  I'lDW.I I Y  .IK)N I��!��*.. ���������  F*IUK,       L1FK  .*.-������������ ���-"���'-' ".''���'��� AMI'���  .-.;������  ACC'IDKNT.  I'lATK     ISI..VHH  KOi<     I* v iii NO ; AFPIUA'Vll'M'. |  Piioiixix, n.c. I  MMMM  ******  ���snm0a0Qm��mm^  BIudox " Suitf. BOW $20,1  ���set |24 after Jt.u.ry lit. 1908.  rill  Semi-ready Tailoring  Phoenix Opera House  COLUMBIAN COLLEGE.  Founded 1892���Incorporated 1893.  NEW WESTMINSTER; B.C.  and Literature  ...w(i.i.i iJ.ji*"' ** *-  Returned fishermen from the North  Fork bring flowing accounts and big  catches, and a general stampede for  the north Kettle is how immanent.'  The provincial government is com-  municatinx with Phoenix, Greenwood  and Grand Forks city councils with a  view to erecting a joint isolation hospital, y  If you are' thinking of building or  require building materia! of any kind  ���lumber, shingles, lime, brick���^-call  on me for figures. Phone A 44. C.  A. Ross.  W. Fraser returned from Lethbndge  on Tuesday. Mrs. Fraser, who had  been visiting her former home in  eastern Canada, returned with him.  They put pose moving to Lethbridge.  ; LaMott's Comedy company is booked for Phoenix opera house for three  nights, Aug. 12, 1:3 and f 4, Here is  what the Deer, Park Union lias to say  about the company: LaMott's show is  one of the finest and cleanest little  shows that have come-to the Park  Mrs. LaMott is an accomplished musi  cian and performs her part in the show  with credit. Mr. LaMott, in his Irish  and Negro stunts, was far above the  travelling show, and all his work was  free from vulgarity which characterises  so many of the travelling shows. Mr.  Zaneta's performance is worth the price  of admission. He is much the best  contortionist ever teen at Deer Park  Provides a Christian home lor students of both sexes'at moderate rates.  HaB a preparatory* class for junior students, doing grade public Bchool work  Does high school work, confers all high  school privileges, and prepares for teachers' examinations. Teaches all branches  of a Practical BusineaB Course and gi vet-  Diplomas. Gives a liberal education in  its Collegiate Course and in the Ladies'  Course for M.E.L. and M.L.A. In University work, can take students through  the complete Art* Course, and the de  gree of B.A. can be obtained from Toronto University, which the college is ���>  lut affiliation.    -    .  .For fuller information and terms write  Rev. W. J. Sipperell, B.A.,B.D.,Princi.  ��*1 -nr Ron.  J     P.  R^woll.   In.ig.  3 NIGHTS  August 12 -13 ��� 14  Time  Phoenix-  Greenwood  Leave Phoenix, upjjer town, 9.30 a. in. "j  '��� .        " lower town, 10.00 a.m. j Standard  Leave   Greenwood       - 3.00 p. m. J  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.  Puoknix Okkicic, With  McK|.k  Bkob.,  Knob IIiui. Av��.  GILLIS & LAING, Proprietors  LaMott's  Comedy  Company  I  ENGLISH FRUIT SALINE  AN EFFERVESCENT FRUIT SALT  A Cooling and refreshing Laxative���Very Agreeable  to the taste, and Gentle in its Action  It invigorates the system, cleanses ihe blood, cures  headache,  indiges'ion,   fever,   prickly  heat;  and  BEAUTIFIBS THE COMPLEXION  sick  by eliminating  intestinal tract.  the  poisonous  waste  products  from the  Price per Bottle  75c.  LOVE'S DRUG STORE  GET   A    GLIMPSE  SUMMER  DRINIM  'I'he following Summer Drinks are now  in stock : -  Raspberry  ine  Orange Wine  Grape  lime Juice  HIGH-CLASS  VAUDEVILLE  Prices, 25c, 35c & 50c  f^lil^gllil';  Have you ever been to the FURNITURE STORE ?  If not, you should come aiid have a look around. We have  a large stock of new and up-to-date goods just in, and the  prices are within reach of everybody's purse.    We have a few  Go-Carts to Clear at Reduction  in price.    If you  are needing one call and get our prices.  C. F. EDWARDS, Ironsides Avenue  *  ��  '''���������   ���  JSmbsmamSaaBa  RETURN  m*wmmwwMrwm  FROM  IX TOME  nofrin.  THE FOREMOST GROCERY  Tickets on sale daily May 29th to Oct.  14th. Final return limit IB days.  Corresponding fares from other points.  For full particulars apply to  J. E. CARTER, J. E. PROCTOR,  Agcst, rhoeobt, B.C. D.i\A., Calaauy, Alta.  THE KING'S HOTEL  "The Pride of the Boundary."  PHOENIX, B.C. :    j  Newly renovated and newly furnished, modern in appointments and  centrally located, culinery department par excellence and Bar  stocked with choicest liquors and cigars, the King's is headquarters  for travellers.    Bus meets all trains.    Commodious sample rooms.  The King's Grill  Short   Ordtr   Meals  served   in   the   King's  GRILL  E. P. SHEA, Proprietor  at all  hours.  W.'R. WILLIAMS, Manager  U L.LET IN  tort hern Rei  LAvST CHANGE  Special Round=Trip Tickets East  August Ilth and I2th  First-Class  Winnipeg . .  Minneapolis.  Montreal .  Limit Oct. 3 fst  Halifax. -$*3J.20  New York, J 03,50  Boston . . UO. 50  Other Eastern points in proportion.  For particulars as regards routes, connections, etc.,  call or write  W. X. Perkins, Phoenix, B. C.  mm*  s^SSS��^^lli^#!i

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