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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jul 25, 1908

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Array a^iss^  $m  $mm^Mmm��wmm^^MwM  m  NlNTll   Year.  AND  MINING JOURNAL  ��� o.     J���    ',  PHOENIX,   BRITISH COLUMBIA,  SATURDAY, JULY 25,  1908  FOR YOUR  CONVENIENCE  No. J6,    -  AT BOUNDARY MINES  AND SMELTINQ WORKS.  We have laid  in  a  complete   stock ' of  :fr  D  HOT-WEATHER SPECIALS  Your health and comfort should be considered these  waim days, and we are fully prepared to cater to youi every  need. : : ���  : ': : : :  Upton's Lime Juice, cooling and healthful.    Quarts, 60 cents;  . Pints, 35 cents.  Welch's  Grape Juice, the pure and unadulsrared "Fruit  of th?  .-   ;    .Vine."     Pint bottles, 40c.  Upton's Potted  Meats,  in  great  variety,  20c.  Heinz  Sweet Mixed Pickles, SOc.  Heinz  Sweet Gherkins,   SOc.  Heir*  Dill Pikles, 3c. each.  Heinz and .Van .Camps Pork ana. Bsans, Largs,   35c;  Small  Sizs,  20c.  Clark's  Lunch Tongus, 4c.    .  Aylm��r Chicksn or Turksy, 40c.  King Oscar Sardines, 20c.  Albert Sardiitss,   15c.  Aniving daily from Macy's ranch, we have fresh Strawberries Picked from the vines in the-morning, and delivered to us the same evening. These .berries are large -and  firm, with a piquancy of flavor which is unexcelled.  Next week, Raspberries will be shipped to us under the  same conditions. Phone us your orders, arid they will receive  careful attention.  I HUNTER-KENDRICK Xe,, Ltd.  aMlM.MMiMMMMMMMM^ Art ��* IU* ��V�� :IUllM fa\  ORANGE PHOSPHATE WINE,  65 Cents per Bottle  RASPBERRY VINEGAR,  60 Cents Per Boltle  STRAWBERRY   WINE,  65 Cents per Bottle  BLACK   CURRANT   WINE,  65 Cents per Bottle  GRAPE   JUICE,   40 Cents per Bottle  LIME   JUICE,   65 Cents  per Bottle  LEMONADE POWDER, 65c. P. Bottle  W. \V. Carter has returned from do-  .ing assessment work on bis claims on  Copper Creek, Kettle river.  The Diamond-Texas, a high-grade  mine near Greenwood, which was  shut down for some weeks, has again  resumed.  The B. C. Copper company's -smelter treated 13,501 tons this weeki  Mother Lode. 9,345 tons; Oro Denoro,  3,941; other properties, 215.  Seven men \vere laid off at the Sunset for a few days last week. The  mine was {.reducing too much ore  for the smelter.  The Dominion Copper company's  smelter is now turning out matte at  the rate of about.three cars, per week,  which is shipped to the converters at  Greenwood smelter.  Work has been commenced on new  waste ore bins: for use in connection  with the Granby Curlew tunnel. A  trestle woik will later be built from the  mouth of the tunnel which at the bins  will be,at ah elevation of about 93 feet  above the C.P.R. track. ~  The plans; of the promoters of .the  Greenwood-Phoenix tunnel are said to  have been delayed " on account of the  death of one of the men interested in  one of the claims along the right of  way. Duncan M clntosh is now in  Spokane in connection with the tunnel  scheme.    :' ' ���'"  A good showing has Keen struck at  the Tip Top, in the Skylark camp,  where-cross-cutting is being actively  carried on, the character of the ore  b'.King most encouraging:- Sinking on  the big copper showing revealed the  fact that the ledge widened to 15 feet,;  and was 18 feet. hv depth. .It, dips  north' by. northeastand lies at an angle  of about 22 degrees: Afteri cutting  through the ore the men continued to  sink for nearly 20 feet and are now  nearing the ore body again in the  crosscut, which is over 30 feet in.  The main shaft of the Tip Top is about  150 feet in depth. H. V. Fuller, who  has been in the east in connection  with forming a new company to develop  the Tip'Tbp. is" expected to return fn<  a few days.  Work will shortly commence again  on the Freemont property. -  The coke supply is being received at  all the smelters in satisfactory quantities. .     ,...'  1 The double shift . aj the . E.P.U. is  working steadily. They have left the  main tunnel and are drifting to the  left.  The new spur being constructed by  W. P. Tierney & Co. to the Mother  Lode mine will require about a month  to be completed.     ;   ���  Dominion Copper'.company's smelter treated 4.303 tons Ibis week as  follows: Brooklyn, 1,373 tons; Rawhide, 2,159; Mountain! Rose 76; Sunset, 695. ; ....yy.:. ���.:  An extra force of i^nneh were working at the Oro Denoro this week.which  shipped 3370 tons. This was done  to provide for the steady increasing  tonnage at the smeltery-     ;  It is stated that the-Prince Henry,  one of the best higlvgrade properties  in Greenwood camp-iiis .expected to  resume operations shortly. A deal is  at present under way for the purpose  of financing the work!,  Shippments from j Boundary mines  .totallftd 38,113 tons 'this - week. This  is the biggest weekly ;tonhage in the  history of the Boundary, with one exception. In the third week ;of September, 1907, the shipments were 41,734  tons. -The- next largest- was 37/111  in July, 1907.' ''-',   -'.'"'  7 George Harriman.of San, Francisco  was in the Boundary last' w;eek. Mr.  Harriman is interested in the Bell mine  on the West Fork and it-is stated that  his interest has been bonded to'J.'D.  Sword, who will shortly commence de  velopment work. A'; tunnel will be  run to tap the lead at a depth.  Rowland King has "returned to take  the position he formerly held7 in the  assay office ofthe B.C. Copper company's smelter. Since the close down  last fall he has been working at the  Takilma smelter, under George! Crear,  formerly assayer. andjassista.nt^superin-.  tendent for the 7 Dominion' Copper  company.  MOTHERLWE  IMPROVEMENTS  Expe  ct to Ship 2,000  Tons Per  Day  B.  G Copper Co.  Increasing  Shipping;, Facilities  SOME SPECIAL DISHES ARE:  FILLETS OF MACKERAL, 35c. per Can.  CRANBERRY JELLY, 50 cents per Can.  CURLED ANCHOVIES, 50 cents per Keg.  CAL. SKINNER'S CHUTNEY, 75c. Bottle.  Ftesk Ftuit and Vegetables Avtiving Daily  3332  ^  Morrin, Thompson & Co.,  Grocers and Hardware Merchants.  The B. C. Copper company have  been adding many new improvements  to the shipping facilities at their  Mother Lode mine and when completed the mine will beshipping 2,000 tons  per  day.  A few weeks ago the big new Rand  compressor was put in commission and  has since been running without a  hitch. Last week work was commenced on the erection of a new'20,-  000 volt substation, which is being  built near the new compressor building. This when completed will mean  ample supply of steady electtical power  for the operation of the big compressors and other mine machinery. -The  erection ofthe substation is in charge  of Mayor Bunting of Greenwood who  put a gang of men to work on it last  Thursday. It is expected to be completed early next month.  Four new self dumping train cars  were also put in comission last week,  and five more are under order. The  improvements indicate that the B. C.  Copper company intend to increase  the Mother Lode tonnage sufficient to  keep the smelter operating at full  capacity and turn out blister copper at  minimum operating costs. The smelter continues to ship a car of coppei  every day.  Boy Drowns Wblle Swimming  A sad drowning accident occurred  at Greenwood on Saturday afternoon  last, William White, aged 15 years  being the victim. With a companion  he went to the pond near the  for a swim, and while in the  suppossed to have taken cramps  sank without being rescued.  The funeral took place on Tuesday  and was largely attended, the services  being conducted by Rev. J. F  - Mlntq Cap Challengers Win  By a score of 6 to 5 the New Westminster iacrosse team on Friday, won  the first game of the series for the  Minto, cup against the Shamrocks, -at  Montreal. -���'_       ,;  Memorial Services  Phoenix Lodge, No. 28, Knights  of Pythias will attend services at St.  Andrews' church Sunday, August 2nd,  at 7:30.p. m. -The members are requested to meet at'the lodge room at  7 p. m. -F. C. Graham, C. C:  v't. ;r&^,-m:rm''%v,  Phoenix Old-Tinier in Camp  D. J, Darraugh was in camp renew  ing old acquaintances for a few days  this week, after an absence of three  years. Mr. Darraugh was the first  provincial constable here. He came  through a severe illness last year "and  is now recuperating on a ranch at  Rock Creek.  Song Service  A,song service will be" held in St.  Andrews church. Phoenix, tomorrow  (Sunday) evening for which a very  attractive program.ol sacred song has  been prepared." .The choir will' be  assisted by A. C. Fraser of Sydney, N.  S., and the entire service will be devoted to an evening of music.  MldwaY-Okaoagio Railway  Among the subsidies granted by the  Dominion government is one for a  railway from Carmi to Penticton. This  would indicate that there is a possibility of the road from Midway to  Okanagan lake being constructed in  the near future. The building of this  railroad is being anxiously looked for  by residents up the West Fork.  smelter  water  is  and  ford.    The pall bearers  Gilhvary,   J  Thompson,  G. Swayne.  Ruther-  were   H.   Mc-  Day,    W.   Watson,    \l\  R.   McCutcheon and W.  Latest Prices ia Meial*  Nkw York���Copper. Hlei'tn.vtic,  62>; @ $12 75;  laite. *12 76a M3.00.  Bar Silver, 5gJ_.  Lead, (4.40 @ ��4.45.  8peUer��$4.4l�� @ t4.50  ��2-  Donates for Sun Parlor  The Fraternal Order of Eagles is  donating $31, the proceeds of the recent baseballmatch ($21 surplus, $10  forfeit) toward the starting of a fund  for the erection of a sun parlor, to be  an addition to the Phoenix hospital  for conva'.escsnt miners. It is the intention to hold ether entertainments  later, the proceeds to increase the  fund.  Electrical Storm and Rain  An electrical storm on Wednesday  afternoon was 'ollowed by the heaviest  fall of rain seen here for a long time,  and many cuts are repotted on the  outlying roads. The lightning temporarily disabled the machinery at the  West Kootenay Power company's substation here. Several frolics of the  lightning are reported through the  camp, but no serious damage was  done.   Two men are working steadily on  the new park and the grounds are now  about cleared of timber.'  Grand Forks will establish cily fire  limits,  Greenwood netted about $165 from  its Dominion Day celebration.  W. Poe of Greenwood went up the  North Fork to work on the. Little  Bertha this week.  Greenwood baseball team journeyed  to Chcsaw on Sunday and defeated  the American team 4-0. _  The road on the JVest Fork between  Westbridge and Beaverdale has been  undergoing repairs and' is greatly improved.  15. Miller, formerly city solicitor of  Grand Fork*, intends moving to Prince  Rupert. He leaves for the coast next  ���month.  1 Mrs. A. B.W. Hodges and daughters are spending a month at Hayden  lake, Wash. 'Mr. Hodges will "join  them a little later on.  H. Spalding is making arrangements  to open a summer resort at Christena  lake. He intends erecting a hotel  and a .store at English point.  All the safes in Grand Forks fire  came thmigh without injury to contents,  except the one in the Yale hotel.  The papers in it were   destroyed.  Union Presbyterian and Methodist  services are being held in Greenwood  and Grand Forks for a few weeks, and  each of the pastors are in turn taking  holidays.  '. I F. B. McKeeham, for some time  .U."S. lromirgration officer at Grand  F6rk>, has been transferred to Marcus.  He is succeeded by Wm. Alexander  of,Ellis' Island, N.Y.  A statement of the co-op.-rative  store,..Grand Forks, shows a loss of  $3000 to the association as a result of  the fire. Nothing definite has been  decided as" to resuming.  The. Nathan Taylor property of four  acres, which adjoins the McKee proper'y on the "south side of the river,  Grand Forks, has been sold to Dr.  A. Simpson of Vancouver.  The Ladies of Maccabees, ��� Grand  Forks, 'entertained Mrs. N. Taylor  and Miss Queenie Horst and presented each of them with a piece of  "silverware;:7fBbt"tf ladies' are "members  of the local order and are  leaving  the  city. '   ' ,'���'.' :������..'";-'���;���';  J. B. Henderson, the architect, of  Oranu f��.i.vhas.returned^.,from Spokane where he has been for sometiriie  past superintending the erection of a  fine residence .for. Lome A. Campbell,  general manager of the West Kootenay  Power and Light Co. .  A farmers' institute meeting will be  held in Grand Forks next Tuesday.  Addresses will be delivered by Prof.  W. S, Thornber, horticulturist of  Washington Agricultural college, Pullman, and W. H. Dobie, of Victoria.  Subjects will be cultivation of fruits,  fertilizers and soil conditions. Arrangements are being made for a daylight  demonstration.  At the last meeting meeting of  Boundry Valley Lodge, No. 38, I. O.  O. F., Greenwood, the following ofii  cers were installed: S. Storer, N.G;  D. A. McDonald, VG.; A. Janes, R.  S . G. B. Taylor, P.G., F.S.; E. H.  Mortimer, P.G., Treasurer; B. Bubar,  Warden; B. DeWele, Conductor; Rev.  M. D. McKee, Chaplain; Fred B  Holmes, P.G., R.S.N.G.; S. A. Belt,  L.S.N.G.; Geo." Ir.glis, R.S.V.G.; A.  Mcintosh, L.S.V.G.; W. G. Swayne,  R.S.S.; F. Edward Brown, P.G. I.G.;  A. E. Braithwaite, P.G., G.G.  At the last meeting of Gateway  Lodge No. 45, I. O. O. F., Grand  Forks, the following officers were installed by district deputy grand mister,  W. B. Bower, assisted by several of  the grand lodge officers: N.G. R.  Frache; V.G., W. R. Dewdney; R.S,  George Chappie; P.S., W. B. Bower;  treasurer, F. Clark; warden, W. O.  Eastmen; conducter, G. S. Henderson;  chaplain, N. Ross; R.S.S., R. Muir;  L.S.S.. H. Chapman; R.S N.G.. 1'. L. j  Crossen; L.S.N.G., J. Allen; R.S V. |  G., Mr. Heaven: L.S. V.G., Mr. Sharpe;  LG., Mr Mournhurst: O.G. Mr. Bug-  bee: After the installation the members sat down to a banquet, at which  several speeches were made after  excellent supper.  MANY HOLDERS  OF GRANBY STOCK  Over 2400- Dividend Checks  Are Mailed ,  The-recent checks for Granby Con,  solidated dividends were mailed to between 2400 and 2500 stockholders,  says a Boston report.  There are but 250 of the $100  shares remaining for the conversion of  the 2500 old shares of $10 par now  outstanding.  Stockholders of the company have  already authorized the issuance by the  directors ot 15,000 shales of treasury  stock, but with market conditions so  unp.opitiou:. as at present, it is unlikely that an attempt will be made to  raise $1,500,000 new money by this  means.  At the company's annual meeting  to be held.ihis fall, there will be a new  director to be elected to succeed Geo.  F. Baker, resigned.  SUCCESSFUL ENTRANCE CANDIDATES -  Oraad Forks Pupil 0c(s a Qoveroor-(leacrals  ''    Bronze Metal  The result of tbe recent high school  enhance examinations have been published. ...  Two candidates from Phoenix public school wrote. Bcrtrand Knott  passed, taking 607 marks, Etta Murray failed in geography, but passed in  all the other subjects.  Greenwood���No. of candidates. 6;  passed 6. Olive Bunting, 602; Mar-  jorie McArthur, 654; William White,  648; Arthur Peterson, 647; Theodore  Hunter, 6.9, Roderick McCutcheon,  609.  Boundary Falls���No. of candidates  2; passed o.  L Deadwood���No. of candidates,- 2;  passed o.  Midway-���No. of candidates, 5;  passed 3. Ethel Ferguson, 673; Albert Melville, 649; Olga Hielscher,  566.  Grand Forks, candidates 9, passed  8���Maurice Hay 775; Carleton M.  Glemenl. 769; William T. Cook, 728;  James P. Attwood, 723; Maud Woos-  ter, 716; Fulton,Chappie, 665;; Sarah  H. Barron, 640; Marion L. Nichols,  628.-.yw   ':":' :" ' _:;;': "���'.;:' "::-^''y/i,  ^Maurice S.THay; Grand Forks, won  One of the bronze medals annually do-  nated^by-'"the gbvemor-general.'���':-'"���;   "v';  : -In Inspectorate^ No 4," which embraces all East and West Kootenay,  the results  are  generally satisfactory,  52 cundidates passed out of 64 who  mea.���or a totai'oi^���391 -cc.,Kj;dat<:T  writing in the province, 242 passed, or  about 62 per cent."  471^$.;  NEW FEED PLAN  '! FOR FURNACES^  j ���:   At Dominion Copper  Go's Smelter  An Aerial Bucket Tram Feed  Being Planned.  Mrfflnner Pioneer Dies  Duncan���> A. Cameron, one of the  pioneeers of camp McKinney, was  brought to Greenwood hospital last  week, having fallen from a ladder and  badly fracturing his leg above the  ankle.  . He died on Saturday as a result of  his injuries. Deceased was 52 years  of. age. The body was shipped to  New Westminster foi interment.  New Postage Stamps  The special postage stamps issued  in commemoration of the tercentenary  celebration at Quebec are now on  sale. The stamps are of most artistic  design, and are larger than the ordinary size, to allow of adequate repre-  se-itatio;i of historic scenes, portraits,  etc The description of each denomination is as follows:���Half cent, grey  picture of the Prince and Princess of  Wales; one-cent, green, portraits of  Chainplain and Cartier; two cent, red  King F.dward and Queen Alexandra;  live cent; blue, representation of L'Ha-  bitation de Quebec; seven cent, yellow,  pictures of Montcalm and Wolfe; ten-  cent, mauve, picture Quebec in 1700;  fifteen-cent, picture of the Parliament  of the west of the old regime; twenty-  cent, green, picture of a courier du  sois with Indians.  Auto Sta(e Route  J. F. Royer has returned from his  trip to Spokane, and expects to astonish the natives about the first of  next month by putting wagons with  invisible horses on his stage route.  He will put in commission two motor  cars, one two carry four passsengers and  the other seven, and .ne will be put on  the stage route, with the other in reserve or for hire.���Keremeos Trumpet.  P. F. Rossa,  manager   of the   Dominion Copper company   waiupfrom l  Boundaiy   Falls  on  Thursday.     He  was inosi enthusiastic as to the' results  of operations at the smelter.   The new  furnace has been running without  the  slightest interruption since.being blown ���  in, and is   nowt,consuming., over  600  tons daily.    On Wednesday over ^50,^,  ions were treated.    Tbe furnace has a.,  capacity of 750 tons per day; but after  a series  of tests  the  best. results . in  va'ues can be obtained in treating from  600 to 650 tons daily.-  Plans are now being worked out for  the feeding of the two smaller furnaces  ,by"bucKets," "operating" "on   an" aerial  tram from the ore bins to the furnaces,  the latter being fed by   hand, ""If is^  the intention to instal the aerial 'Irani j  instead of the  trackage   system,   as   a/  much more economical plan of handling the ore," said   Mr.   Rossa.    It   is'  thought'that better results can be'had  from   systematic   distribution   of the-  flux.    The new bucket tram will also.'  have   an   advantage  in   carrying  the'  complete charge  ready   for   smelting.  M. M. Johnston, the consulting engineer, has  also  figured  on   the aerial  tram as an improvement   to   the pro-'  posed electric feed.  An aerial   tram" for'carrying  away!  slag from the furnaces-has   also   bpen  under consideration by the  company,  but Mr. Rossa stated that no definite  steps bad been taken in the proposition.  CONSERVATIVES  I NOMINATE GOODEVE  kosslahd   Man Will Oppose  ; Smith Curtis in Kootenay  ; The choice of the Kootenay Con- ���  ���se'fvativE' convention" held at 'Nelson  on Tuesday fell on A. S. Goodeve of  Rossland. There were 105 votes present out of a total of 108 for the whole  Dominion riding, 85 being personally  pr4>c��ot-_and the.rp.mninder by proxy.  The first choice of the convention  fell on J. H. Schofield, of Trail, member for Ymir in the legislature, who  declined. So also declined W.A. McDonald and R. S. Lennie of Nelson,  R. F. Green, of Kaslo, and C. H.  Mackintosh.  A ballot was taken between W. R.  Ross, M. L. A., of Fernie and Goodeve  of Rossland. The latter had it easily  and Ross moved that the vote be made  unanimous.  Mr. Goodeve was the first provincial  secretary of the McBride government.  He was defeated by J. A. Macdonald,  of Rossland, the Liberal leader. He  was twice mayor of Rossland and refused a petition for a third term.  A mass meeting in the opera house  in the evening was well attended.  Hon. W. J. Hanna, provincial secretary of Ontario, Martin Burrell of  Grand -Forks, and all the local members of provincial constituences in the  riding were present. Every confidence  in the defeat of the Liberal candidate  Smith Curtis, was expressed.  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  July ��j.   '08  *  The following table gives tbe ore shipments of Boundary mines lor T90C. for tQot. lur  , 1902, Tor 1903, for 1904, for 1905, for 1906, and 1907. its reported to thr phoeniz I'ioaeer-  Minb.  1 Grauby Mines....  Suowshoc.��� ....  B. C. Copper Co.  Mother Lode���  B. C. Mine   Bmmi   Oro Denoro....  Bonnie Belle   ' Dom. Cop. Co....  Br'klyn-Stem..  Idaho-   Rawhide   Sunset.   Mouutn Rose..  Athelstan   1     Morrison -  ' H. Bell   I Senator   Brey Fogle   1 No. 37   Reliance   ' Sulphur King...  1 Winnipeg .-..  Golden Crown...  ' King Solomon...  , 3ig Copper   t No. 7 Mine   City of I'aris   ' Jewel   Riverside .��� ���  Carmi   1 Sally   Kambler ��� .  Butcher Boy   Duucan   Providence   BDchorn   I Slrathmore  .  , Golden Kagle...  Preston   Prince Henry....  Skylark   Last Chance   K. I". C. Mine... .  Bay   Mavis   1 Oon PeJto   l Crescent   Helen   I Ruby-   . Republic -..  MlxeUaneoin...  1900     i9or       1901       1903 r9o<  &I,S53 ��3'.7fo 309.858 393.718 549.7��3  *97      1.731    10,800    71,212      ....  Sv34o   WAM 141,3^6 138,079 !74.*9"  19,494   47.405   I4,8ir    19.365     ���             6y>      8,530    W.937 37,9^0   ���   >5.S37 '6.4oo  ���905  1906  rox>7  r9c8  65J,S!f9  801,404  6J3-537  ����4,305  ........  3,426  135.00 r  .107  Past  Week A  21,817 ~  147.576 105,900 203,321    M83 i,7r2  9,48s llH-M "8,371  3,007 3,177 '4.481  20  Ji.350     SS-73'  S02  55�� '  7.455   15.731  3,339  150  560  3.070  3.'5o  1./59  ��.5S6  25,108  3.05*  4,747  I40.6S5  a.960  26,032  48.390  3.555  43.295  ".'53  64.r73  3'.2TO  31.'53  649  3.U0  6,cyo  2.303  r90  920 ,  363  3.4SO  222  364  33  1.833  1,076  2,250  1,040  785     *.43S  6*5      33  150  160  665  482  3,000 .  350  2,o��o    .  "'s^i' :  ������'���'���-���  79     219  993  400  726  3*5  586  ...30  145  770  ���50  167  3.*10  80 .  3.1^  V  300  80  '5��  535  689  ��S5  73  20  40  500   30  ro6  76  9  18  1,140  40  r4o  20  '5  5S9  65  40  700  55  60  224  ToUl, tons  tf^oo 390,800 508.876 690.4.9 829.808   933.548 1..61.537 '.'43,237      7<6.>85  M'ji'  ' Smelter treatment-  ^"^^."^���""^r^    210 828 U2.340 401.93I  595,252       6S7.9S8   823,379       637,626  B'"cqp^rCo.^.. r^'r 14V&'^:��3 "0.4&J    3ro,83o    r2j,740     34r.95��  B.  Dom. Cop. Co-  I3��.57�� 3�� 930      84.059 2i8,Srr     153 139  ToUlrcdutxd- 63V3S9 348.439 460.940 697.404 837.666 98^.877 I.'7M30 <.'33.o'7      6^4    ^.744 J  III 1^ .  if  lilt!  ills  ilffe  mm  SH* K '���'  #1:  11  mm  i<r- .,.-r-,'.-..-.-.  V'0'A:  m"-  '?0&tih'il  3 1  I  A-        J mm  PHOENIX FIONEER.  STEAM LAUNDRY  NO SAW EDGES ON  OOU-ARS & CUFFS  Wagon calls every Ti'esdav  and Sati'rdw. Leave  orders at   HIBINER'S BARBER SHOP.  tcis*"1.  ���ntiCt^y.  n  In and%0<m  5g BRIEr   TOPICS  OF   LOCAL  AND  GENERAL - *��  >�� INTEREST   TO   PHOENICIANS. ** �������  un.; ���    ��    _i     ur 1        ���__.__  "Utopia,"  clear   Havana  cigar,   at  James'.  M. M. Stephens visited Rossland  over Sunday.  Attention is called to the ad of the  Boundary cigar in this issue.  Dry wood in car lots. Apply to  J. Trombley, Phoenix, B. C  G. W. Runberger left on Saturday  on a month's trip to coast cities, '  P. Morely, formerly of Phoenix, arrived in camp from Field this week.     ,  Miss Blanche Perry leaves shortly  on a trip to her old home in Sweden.   J  1 rouses for sale or rent���apply to  McAuliffe, the tailor,   Dominion Ave.  Lost���A bunch of keys.' Finder  will be rewarded on leaving at Pioneer  office. ' '  An addition is being erected to O.  B. Smith's residence on Old Ironsides  avenue. ' '��  Another tonsoria! artist has arrived  to assist in Matthew's baroer shop,  lower town.  Alex. Smith is off on a trip through  the Similkameen.  Try the Pioneer job department for  your next order of printing.  "Get the habit"���a Boston cooler  at James' ice cream parlor.  Before buying your furniture elsewhere, call on R. I. Gardner.  Mr. and Mrs. J, D. Matheson were  visitors in Grand Forks on Sunday.  Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Flood left on  Saturday on a fishing trip to Kootenay  lakes.  I Dr. Matheson of Summerland is ex  pected in Phoenix about the end of  ihe"mon��b.  Try the expnrience of "too much"  advertising for a while���it pays better  than too little.  Look up R. Arson's ad. in this issue.  Mr. Carson does all kinds of light  heavy teamingl  -DEANES HOTEL i  t_��� ��� DjUNTNY DEANE, Proprietor.--  %  r .^t-jhis is the Largest and.Newest Hotel in the city, heated.by 3  hot water and well furnished throughout for the-accommodation. =5  of the public.    Everything  Neat, :Clean'"arid Up-to^Date.    Meals   ^  * i j T' 1 "         -^a%  served at all hours, special attention being given the  Diningroom; , ^  Centrally Located on Hie Bridge, ^ifrh-Street,  Phoenix."        ^  TEAM   HEATED.'  ELECTRIC   LIGHTING.  TELEPHONE   48  iffiMM^  H. James has added Boston coolers,  to his already great variety of hot  weather delicacies.  Mrs. Dunn, who has been visiting  in town for some weeks, left' on Saturday for Spokane.'  For rent���Three nice roons, housekeeping suite, in Biner block;. good  water, good location. >   ; ���   ,  ,Orange wirie.'isllrawberry wine, black  currant wine, raspberry vinegar^ lime  juice; 65 cents per bottle at Morrin,  Thompson & Go's.   ���    - . ���  Buttercup ice-creamjs1 perfection���  in 'daintiness, flavor and richness.' Try  it for yourself���at the Phoenix Bakery,  Knob hill Avenue.  Angus Nichoison had his" right  collar,bone broken, by a small 'piece'  of rock falling on him at the Mother.  Lode mine on Saturday.  City Clerk Stephens is now' busy  compiling the city assessment roll for  1908. When it is completed he will  take a trip to Prince Rupert. 1 ' '  W. A. Thrasher intends leaving  early in August for Grand Forks, where'  he will go into partnership with. H.'E.  Woodland in the drug business.  Mr. and Mrs.   V. M.   Sherbino  rcJ  turned on Monday   from a   holiday at  Christena Lake, accompanied by Miss  Webster.    They report having  had an  enjoyable-tiriie.v-,, *.���>)    J! "**   _,  "  < '\    ~        .       ���**-  Mrs. Al   D. Mcintosh, 'wife oT.ii  superintendent of Mother' Lode mine,  heir Greenwood,   is ,in   the.   city,   a  guest at the manse of the Presbyterian  church.���Rossland Miner.        ^  " Dan Schnoter of Grand Forks, proprietor of the Boundary cigar factory  was in town ,on Saturday. The Boun.  dary cigar promises to become" popular in Phoenix.  Mrs. J. Vivian returned last week  from Colville, |Wash , where she had  spent a vacation/  Mrs. T. Richards' went to Grand  Forks on Wednesday on a visit to her  daughter, Mrs./Campbell.  Dr. Oppenheiuier of Greenwood  was in town on Monday assisting in  an operation a| the hospital.,-  . We have the genuine Alwin Go-carts,  also a nice lin.e(of Rattan Go-carts and I       ,-.   _       ,.  Carriages���at Binn's the furniture man    weaIth�� Franklin comp,  J.   F.   Brown, of Eholt,.was  badly  cut and shaken up in a runaway a  NEXT DOOR. TO THRASHER'S.  fT-Si*  a;*-^  WE INVITE COMPARISON MADE BY AN  EXPERT. FRESH DAILY���SATURDAY,  RASPBERRY;    SUNDAY,  BANANA,  E. W. Mellow was in camp from  Tonopah, Nevada, this week. He reports that J. J. McDonald, formerly of  Phoenix, is enjoying prosperity and a  good position at Tonopah.  Barney Cosgrove will l^ave Phoenix next week on a fishing trip.  He will proceed to Midway wherg he  will meet the others of his party. They  will commence fishing at Bridesville.  Our new'store on Knob Hill avenue  is\now open with., a complete line  of' confectionery,'"'"oranges, "apples,  bananas, and all kinds of j astry found  in a first class bakery. W. J. Prender-  gast.-.      . __.,      .        --<-,-,-      .  For sixteen years the name"Salada?  has stood for'the maximum'of quality,  purity and flayor in blended Ceylon  Teas so that the only thing you need  to look out for is the "Salada" label  on every package of tea you buy.  few  days ago! A severe * scalp wound required seventeen stitches. <  An excellent program of drills,  music and song is now under preparation for the concert to be given in  aid of the ,��atholic  church.   ,  For Sale���House and all furnishing>  on Second s?rcet^will be sold very reasonably as^owner is leaving town;  apply to Mr.'and Mrs: J. Black.  James Kerr, whohas been a resident of Mullan,'Idaho, for the past  year and a half, returned to the Boundary last week and will reside at Midway.  The long summer evenings are here;  to keep cool and be comfortable you  should have a lawn or verandah chair.  Binns, the Furniture man, has a fine  selection.  A dance was held at Mother Lode  Wednesday night. The Misses Hart  supplied the .music. There' being.a  good attendance ,' an "enjoyable' time  was spentl"'     ~'  y *, -    '  ;. To rent���[2 three-roomed houses on  Brooklyn avenue;(6ne furnished); four-  roomed "house, -New, _Xgrr townsite;  four-roomed^ .house, . Golden Eagle,  aPH1Vrto' **��� J'- Matheson, agent.  .There will be a joint, installation of  Greenwood "and Midway ' officers,  Knights ot Pythias, at Greenwood next'  Friday evening. "A number of I'hoenix lodge will likely attend.  The wood^being cleared off,the new  park ground is'being piled on the lot  adjoining the Miners' Union hall. The  Union has our thanks for its close  proximity to the 'Pioneer office.  W. Spier, inspector ..of the Western  branches of the Eastern .Townships  bank, accompanied by A. B. Hood of  Grand Forks, was' in town for a few  days this week inspecting the books of  theJocal branch.  Miniiig 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  Last Chance,   Gloster, Wm.   Pounder,    Round up, Gloster  Creek, Wm.  Minion.    Mountain   Eagle,   Welcher  mountain, E. L. Waldon.    Gray Eagle,  White Swan, Morrissey creek,   A. Milton.    Orient,   Summit camp,   relocation of Gateway,   D.   K.    McElmon  Newby fraction, Gloster   ramp, H.  J.  Birnie.    Fairview,   Knights  camp,.relocation of Fairview,   Elmer Rice.    I.  X. L., O. K., Franklin camp,   Wolf ef  al.    Fidelity,   Gloster  camp,     Thos.  Newby.    Paper dollar, Franklin camp;  McDonnell et al     Victory, Burnt Basin, estate of George Paulson.    Dreadnought   Reciprocity   Franklin   camp,  Thomas   L:vingstone.    Morin,    Summit camp, J. Buron,    Crystal Copper,  Gloster camp.   Russeil   et   al.    Tennessee, Tennessee fraction, G. F. Raul-,  ston.    White    Pine,   Franklin   camp,  Butlet   et    al.     Worrell,    McKinley  camp, Bonnacci et al.    Arsene, Grand  Forks, W. Capron,    Blackta'il fraction  Franklin camb, Alex   Rogers.    V.   A.  Fraction,   Wellington   camp,   L.    D.  Wolfard.    Connection, Hardy   mountain, survey, A. L.   Rogers.    Evening  Star,   Iron   Hill' 'fraction,     Franklin  camp, Wolfard etal.    Iron Chief Hardy mountain, Simpson et al.   Helstpn,  Wellington camp, Survey,  Richards et  al.    Mountain   Maid,   Valley    View,  Franklin camp, Hull et al.   ,J. P. Glos  ter camp,    Donaldson   et   al.    Silver  Butte, Franklin camp, J. Holm. Dyke-  kead No. 2., for 3 years,   Kelly et   al.  Monarch ' fraction,* > Phoenix^ Granby  company.      Fife,   Ben   Hur,    Three  Bells,* Christiana   lake,   al!    ?   years,  Kelly   et   at.     Province,.  Common-  Larsen et  al.  CERTIFICATE OF WORK  . Jumbo, Wallace, Franklin camp, D.  W. T. Clyde, J. W. Seale.   "   '  ���      ' '     ' TRANSFERS  Frank' Fraction, all, R. W. Yuill to  John Holm, Franklin camp. Conanza  Fraction A., Knight's camp, Robert  Lindholm to J. Pringle.  CROWN GRANTS  J r  Royal Banner, Summit camp, G.  W. Averill 2-3, A. L. Rogers, 1-3.  Monitor,' Fraction, Summit camp, G  W. Averill. r 2, A. L. Rogers 1 2,  Florence Fraction, Summit camp, G.  W. Averill,' 1 2, A. L. Rogers 1-2.  Saloon Fraction, Summit camp, James  E. Cunningham, 2 3, W. T. Smith 1-2.  Bank of England Fraction, Black Bear  Fraction, Bank of England Greenwood  camp, the Granby company.  Butter cup ice cream, famous for its  quality, - purity and flavor���at the  Phoenix Bakery, Knob Hill avenue.  NEW ART POTTERY  WE have just opened up a NEW SHIPMENT  OF ART POTTERY, such as VASES, JAR-  DINE RES, Etc., Beautiful Finishes and colorings; also new selections of Cut Glass, just in.  Must be seen to be appreciated. Calls of in-  speetiou invited.       .,.!..;      .7    .  E.   A7   BLATK.   THE JEWELER  mMamnmmammnmmzmwsa&Bma.mnmm  Our Shoes rffiJ,?SS�� *  To tell you that their prices lake away the last excuse for  being well shod. You know the beauty of most shoes is  only skin deep and they soon wear out���the beauty of our  shoes is awfully thick-skinned���they wear well. What's in  a shoe? That's what a majority of people don't know Jill  they wear them���thats after proof. Our shoes are made  of best material by skilled workmen. You have our "say  so" backed i>y a strong  guarantee as to   wearing   qualities  THOMAS  GEN T'S FURNISHINGS.  BROWN  KNOB HILL AVENUE  0  s  0  e  0  a  ft  gag             ��� ����.i-��v^u UIL.L. n vci-Nur.   m  WALLPAPER  r^o-sV  SANITARIUM, Arrow Lake, B.C  Vtt^Thc moil perfectly appointed H����1U  ��nd Plcuare Resort In the Wm; with a coir  pletesyatem of Bath*��� iucludin.. TurkUh an.  Kuasian. Opeu the year round. The curativ  properties of ts waters *re unequated.  For Caring all Rheumatic. Nervous aud Uu>  mlarTroras.c*.      ..  For Heal'tig all Kidney, Uver and Stomac  ulments.  For eliminating all Mtt.lll.Poi.ons from th  jysjtem  Toe grandeur of the scenery is uunvallr  Honntains, snow peaks, forests, lakes,waterfall,  ���eating, yachting, fishing, shooting, excutsW n  tennis. Its winter climate ts ornurpaweil u  ��Odneas, ��� .,- HjJUiy,.McUiT08H ,  "-"���  '    P��onr��#��o-1'  Latest Designs from the  ing   makers  in   Canada.  lead-.  Now   is   the   time to   make   your  choice���we have just what you  want, from   the   cheapest  to   the   best.      Call  .and   inspect.  as  McRAE BROS., Ltd. \  t  t  }  t  t  t  t  KNOB HILL  AVK.  ���%^%/%^%^%/%^'*V%/%^/%^%^f*^'%^'��V**-  St***.  COLUMBIAN COLLEGL  Founded 1892^1 neorpora ted 1893.  NEW WESTMINSTKR.^B.C.  CIGARS  A public duty���not to smoke a bad cigar.     Our f igars are  full   of   value -finest   tobacco���well    made���well    shaped.  CONFECTIONERY  Daintier, Juner   Flavored,  Greater  attractive   in    appearance���that's  quickly told.  Variety   and more  our    Candy   Story  %m~  ?x AL. ALMSTOfl.  I wish to inform the public of Phoenix that I have taken over the lumber  yard and business lately conducted by  H'rA. Munroe, -and'am " prepared to  fiH.aU orders for lumber, brick, lime,  in which lines I "carry a full stock  C. A. Ross.  ���  Boston Coolers  Milk   Shakes  FRUIT LEMONADES  GINGER, BEER  CREAM SODA  JROISI BREW  CHOCOLATES. AND  BON BONS  TURKISH DELIGHT  i��r too inn noil mm Him  Rev. J. Wellesley Whittaker, formerly of Phoenix, conducted the decoration services last Sunday foMhe joint  Odd Fellow lodges ofthe city of Vancouver. Mr. Whittaker is now residing  at Hillcrest, Vancouver.  j -The Kettle river valleys, have been  favorite retreats for many Phoenix  residents the past few Sundays. Last  Sunday a number visited Rock Creek  and report having sighted a variety of  game, among   which was   a   beautiful  We heard one of our citizens say a  good word for insurance companies  the other day and we hasten to give  the companies the benefit of it. He  said with all their faults they always  sjave away good blotters and calendars.  This reminds us that if our business  nen are going to' need any blotters or  calendars they would do well to see us  before ordering,  Gilbert McEachern,. electrician for  the Daly Reduction company, and  bride, passed through Keremeos on  Wednesday on their way to -Hedley.  ���Keremeos Trumpet. Mr McEachern is well known in Phoenix, having  been electrician for the B. C. Copper  :ompany up till la<rt fall.  James Marshall arid VV A.,Hower,  ���ccompanied by Mrs. Marshal', Mr^  lower, and Miss Pearl Dawson, lef  n Thursday morning on a fishinn ex  'edition to Westbridge up the Wes  i'ork. Jimmie started.off with an en  re traveler's outfit of tackle, and fresl  rout will now be  A. C. Fraser,"'accountant ofthe Nova  Scotia Coa! and "Steel company, Sidney Mines, N. S., is spending a couple  of weeks with his brother, W. Gf Fra-  sei, and his niece, Mrs. J. D. Turner.  Mr. Fraser, who has been organist in  one of the leading churches in Sidney,  presided at ihe organ in St, Andrews'  church'last Sunday evening, and will  assist at the song service tomorrow  evening..  Provides a Christian'home forettw  silts of both sexes at modi-rate  rate*  Has.a preparatory class for junior ttml  enter, doing grade  public  uehool   Mori  Does high school work, confers all hig'  3choul privileges, and prepares for teach  ers' examinations. " Tear-hesall branch(���  of a Practical Business Course and give  Diplomas.   Gives a liber.il education _,n  its Collegiate Couise and in the Ladie-  Course for M.fi.L. and M L..V     In Un  versity work, can t^ke students throujfl  the complete Aita .Cotirse, and the ri  s.ree of B.A. can be obtained from To-  oato University, which the college is ir  Int affiliation.  For fuller information and terms writ<  Rev. W.J. Sipperell, B!y,.,B.n.,Princi.  ��al:or Rpv. J.   P. Bo well. Bnrsar.   ���    ���4b*  Harin��s����m  Tailoring  of Merit  St  IS you want handsome CJothee,  well finisher}, good fitting and  properly put together���Clothes  that will look well and wear  well fronj.Uie time yon first  put them on until you lay them  aside���you will appreciate the  kind of clothing  we make.  Satisfy both your good taste  and your pocket book by orderr  ing your Fall Suit or Overcoat  from u8. We make perfectly���  quickly��� eatisfactority. A widt  choice of fine fabrics to eeltct  from.    ..  Brooklyn.    A city dray has been char   ,D    HADDPB I     MERCHAH1  red to bring borne the catch. P*�� ��� 8 Wr!\S&CIJLj     lAltOaJ  Ryrie  Steady Flow"  Fountain Pen  Our $1.00 F'ountain Pen  is a popularly favored  specialty at Diamond Hall's  enlarged Stationery Department.  The point is of finely  finished polid. 14k gold  vtith irimum tip. The  name "Steady Flow" is  accurately descriptive,  and the pen is guaranteed  for a. year.  Larger sizes $2.00 and  $2.50.  Samples of note paper,  embossing- and engraving-  are g-ladly sent on request.  KVKIE  BROS.   LIMITED '  134-138 YOWaE ST.  TOBONTO    -    ONT,  Dominion Hotel  OLD IRONS DES AVfiNUE,  PHOENIX  Having taken over the business of the Dominion Hotel,  Ihe undersigned will endeavor to keep the Dominion  the Irading hotel in the premier Boundary mining camp.  Choice Llquars and Cigars���Dining Room Under  Personal Direction  Every Convenience  for Commercial Trade  J. B. BOONE &  MASSEY  JUST^-  ARRIVED  r'A CARLOAD OF FINE FURNITURE^  BUFFETS, DINING CHAIRS, SI DK-  BOARDS, PARLOR ROCKERS, DKK3-  SKRS AND   WASH STANDS, PARLOR  TABLES.        ���-  BINNS, "The Furniture Man"  BUTTERCUP ICE CREAM  77n? daintiest of palate pleasers can be had at the  PHOENIX BAKERY in any quantity. Everybody  says ourhE CREAM is rich and delicious in flavor  ���You'd say so too if yov tried it.      .-    :    :    ;    ������  The Phoenix Bakery J.v��ebnuilel  BREAD,  CAKES  AND  CONFECTIONERY.  Piis Pioneer for Fins Commercial Printing

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