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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jul 5, 1913

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 ���^WlMMt'ij'if  ��� ^^^Ai^'ISZi"^"'^^^,  mm  The largest coppor mines in  the Dominion ate eituutod  at Phoenix. Tho Granby  Op. employs 500 men, and  has a monthly pay roll of  over $50,000, while the Raw-  hide pay roll is $18,000.  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary Mlfrtinjr District  FOURTEENTH YEAR  B.C. Minirig  PHOENIX, B.C.,SATURDAY, JULY 5, 1913  R. S. Lennie and John Elliott of  Vancouver, visited the Star mine at  Sandon last week and were highly  pleased at the splendid 'showing ,of  , ore in the 700 level. They left for  the coast.  Claud  Snowdon of Princeton re  ports  finding  a  couple  of nuggets  worth  60c.  and  40c.  respectively,  besides considerable fine gold and a  few grains of platinum,  in six pans I pany, Ltd., of Vancouver, of "which  of dirt  taken   from   the .Tulameen  Peter Wallace, of the Wallace Fish  land of New York, all prominent in  the mining and 'smelting world in  the United States, who are particularly interested in zinc propositions,  have completed a tour of the Slocan  and Ainsworth districts and a visit  to Trail smelter and the Lucky j  Jim mine.  r *  The most important hematite discovery reported of late is that on the  Kleena River, Tatlayoco. This was  located last year and has been acquired by the Hematite Mining com  GRANBY CON. DIRECTORS ON  A VISIT TO HIDDEN CREEK  "Aw.  n,  vc.s  'hk Phoenix Pionebb is  f^tyutalished in tha highest  ^Municipality   in   Canada���  alHtude, 4,800 ft.   The city"  a population of 1,500,  i^^nd    posses-fes  t first-class  " hotels, opera house, schools  Number 51  ' '-ft* .  ''��lV_ _  Ore Encountered on Lowest Levels, 300 Feet Below Sea Level���  Granby Has Made Contracts for Coke with Crows Nest and  Tacoma companies���1,000 Men Now Employed.  river  The Canadian1 Goldfields Syndi  cate have declared a dividend, No  16, of one   and   one half.per  cent  eries, and J. H. Thomson hold the  principal interests. The property  consists of sixteen claims, and an  area of ore 300, feet wide by 400 feet  This is payable  on  the 17th of July  long has been  exposed  by  the removal of the  overburden.  to shareholders of record on July 3  The Canadian" Goldfields Syndicate  are the owners of the Sunset mine  in the Rossland camp and also own  a large portion of stock in the Canadian Consolidated.  The Portland Canal Miner is  authority for- the statement that  within some 230 feet  from the por  the  overburden.   'A force  has been despatched   to do  further  development work this summer.    It  is stated that 5,000,000 tons of orve  have been removed by a glacier and  deposited over an area a mile square.  This ore is recoverable.     No accurate estimate can  yet  be formed of  the probable extent of the deposit,  and the season's work   will   be  dir-  tal of tbe upper tunnel being driven  at the Indian   mine, on  the Salmon  ected  *o  obtaining   information   in  this direction. Samples of the ore  brought to Vancouver show it to be  of high quality, analysis being as  follows: Silica, 6.72 to 11.33, per  cent; iron, 57.38 to61.6; phosphorus  0.05 to 0.12; sulphur, 0.3 to 6.12;  manganese, 0.07. A test was made  on the ore by the Bethleheir) steel  works of Pennsylvania, and the report was favorable. _ , -  Scotch steel interests, to whom' a  shipment of the ore was * forwarded,  have.arranged; to investigate .tie  proj^rty this sumnuBj-^with a view-to  shipping. -thi^pi*|tc��'|5GuSgo,w, &U  Panama Canal, ��i^e��^|i��hto^u^W.  and steel works on the*, coast. < Ore  can be brought'out by way of Bejla  Coola or Bute Inlet by construction  of a   railway  seventy-two miles in  river, a fine shoot of galena ore has  been recently struck. The adit was  driven following the vein and the  shoot of ore encountered is believed  to be the same shoot opened up on  the surface. After striking the new  ore body the face of the tunnel, was  enlarged, showing the1 vein to  measure six feet in width. v Roy  Clothier brought in some splendid  samples of galena from the face of  the tunnel.  ���-���* * - ���      - .  -  Impressed by the- extent' of the  mining operations "in, the Slocan  district, and greatiyljntej-ested in  the ore'bbdy which haV been struck  in the low level of the Slocan Star  mine, the famous ore body at the  Standard, the large bodies at the  Bluebell and the new mill at the  Hewett mine, Messrs. C. H. Brown  and T. C. Brown of -?ocorro, New  Mexico, with R. B. Paul of Den-;  ver, Colorado,   and   Lewis G. Row-  The   far-reaching   plans   of   the  Granby' Consolidated   Mining  and  Smelting company for the development of the mineral resources tributary to the northern coast of North-  em British Columbia, as well as  of  Vancouver Island and Southeastern  Alaska, were outlined to a representative of the Vancouver Province by  J. P. Graves of Spokane, vice-president  and   general manager,  before  leaving here on June 27 for the company's  new  base  of operations at  Granby  Bay,   Portland  Canal   dis7  tricf. -   On his tour of inspection Mr.  Graves was accompanied by A.   C.  Flumerfelt  of   Victoria,   a   fellow-  director,   F.   M.   .Sylvester,   acting  general manager, and G.  Wooster,  treasurer.  "Our initial outlay for the improvements now being carried out at  Granby Bay will represent an investment of $3,500,000, all of which has  been .provided for by the board of  directors," said Mr. Graves. "This  sum will cover the cost of properties,  development, a smelter with a capacity of 2,000 tons daily, a converter,  dam and ��� power house, a railway  connecting the'mine and smelter,  and ore docks. We have 1000 men  employed "now, mainly in smelter  construction   work, ' and  expect  to  are unequalled elsewhere in the  world. This is indicated by the  numerous favorable reports which  have reached me, not only from our  experts, but from other parties  equally well informed. There appears to exist well mineralised areas  easily accessible to the scores of inlets and bays that indent the coast  to Behring Sea.  .        REFINING IN VANCOUVER  "It is my firm conviction that the  tim* is coming when all the refining  of copper matte  containing copper,  gold and silver values, will be  done  on. the   Pacific  coast,   probably   in  Vancouver,   owing  to  its  superior  location as the terminal of transcontinental railways and its exceptional  shipping ifacilities.  ,VAt present all this work is done  in the Eastern States, whence the*  copper as well as the other metals,  are distributed in the markets of the  globe. Conditions for the establishment.of a refining industry in Vancouver will be greatly improved with  the opening of the: Panama Canal, as  the naming companies "jviirbe in fc  position to take advantage of the  lowest rate offering by boat or rail  t6j' reach the . chief centres of con  sumption on this1 continent 'as   ��*��������, *  .  as  to   reach   Europe/     China   Bnd|izers ?f tbf d*nce-  Phoenix Men Reported Drowned  Dan Ashley, foreman for a firm of  sub-contractors, recently. arrived at  Fort George and reports the loss of  five scows and seven men.   The disaster occurred in the Grand canyon  of the Fraser.    The loss ,of life by  similar accidents since the work on  the construction of the Grand Trunk  commenced,    has. been   unusually  "heavy,     twenty-six   scows   having  been lost during this season alone.  Imthis connection we might mention that considerable anxiety among  the friends of Jos.   McNeil  and his  brother,   formerly of  Phoenix,   has  beeny.occasibned by a recent newspaper report of the drowning of two  men in  the Fraser, possessing similar-names.    The   mishap  is   stated  to have occurred a few miles from  tfamJoops,   and    as   both   of   the  brothers are known to have been in  that   neighborhood   a   few   weeks  ago, some substance is given to the  report of the accident.    In an effort  to solve the truth,  the Pioneer has  communicated some of the facts to  Provincial   officer,   Geo.   Stanfield,  who  has   promised   to   make   the  pecessary enquiries.  Must Register Births, Etc  The'new Act respecting the registration of births, deaths and marriages, 1913, is now in force, and  requires in , the case of births, that  the father of a child must register  the birth of such child with the district registrar within sixty days.  Registration of marriages are attended to by the officiating clergyman and the issuer of the iicense.  In the case of deaths, the necessary particulars must be supplied  to the district registrar before interment takes place. However, this  information can be furnished by the  undertaker in charge.  The penalty provided for violating  any of the provisions of the Act, is  a fine not exceeding $50, or three  months' imprisonment, with or without hard labor. Children born in  Phoenix are registered with W. R. .  Dewdney, the government agent at  Greenwood.  Temperance Society Dance  The thanks of many people are  due the Scandinavian Temperance  society for their happy suggestion  ol'a dance on Dominion Day. There  was a very good attendance of the  public Jyho thoroughly appreciated  both .jnjfl"  music   of the  Ironsides  Dominion Day in Phoenix  The forty-second anniversary of  confederation passed uneventfully  in Phoenix. �� Through the day the  skies were overcast and heavy rains  were of frequent occurrence, keeping most of the people within doors.  The ensign of Canada was conspicuously displayed here and there and  the stores closed up their doors for  the day. With the exception of a  dance in the evening there were no  festivities of any kind in the camp  and taken  altogether  it  was  about  orchestra arid the  courteous ^tten-1 the most cheerless First of July that  tion * accorded them by the organ-1 Phoenix. has  seen  for   many years.  ,                                                      -              i��   id   ic_i.ii   curapes.      Lnina   anal*"1"* ?f **>* .dance. \ . ,* \The  aogel  Gabriel; could   not have  have   the   new   plant-  in   operation japan are ^^ v���oC, a great    x     '  i^ ��� */,    . ~ / \had a more auspicious day on which,, ,-    ���    w.^a  ~-_L_D Ja.?rry ��  n6Xt'��T\.  THi��^t��alTexp^^i^iil'wiU?��^lc^??^J^��W��r?4 #����sK'*���e. in   the city and>W.thel;V>_ , V.ff&Ml  pertrtkoent'torce wtllnot fall shortpf fc^m.incr��^ino.iv .ji_^_^---.^^ trump. ,    He'dVcertaioW _WeV"' :^>t~^fw1  ��� .   _-   ���'. __   _.,_ __    &''i^.r'.fcu.'Cl  had a more auspicious day on which  ._��___��_      .v* ... ^'..   ._   .  .    i".-����v"-��t����'"��i^iiiiwiuT!(ooii|-.i!  i.;:'A ���^v.^s--v.r.y(jrr-^ 'V"���6^11' ^^ and>o"v  be    supplied    komtte **"*��*">��<* s��PP%. _to - %^gng\g-$ _;, ������. .-.' - - .^:   ^  ^^^0  tThe -;smelter 'will'-'be the most  'modern plant ot^its kind ever built  on this continent, "and we expect to  produce copper  at  from  one  and a  lenth to   connect' the   deposit   with   h.^������� Ei  L~ a  tidewater.' _ | half cents  to  two  cents per pound/  demands    be    supplied   jfrom    thi  , trom  Pacific Coast instead of seeing* their  requirements filled   from   Europe or  the   Atlantic   seaboard?    With   the  "Frencbie" Vaise  of Seattle   defeated "Joe" Bayley on July 1?   '  pany's plant at Granby. Bay. The  Oregon has been purchased from  the Dunsmuir interests and will   be  ^_.   r , establishment of a   refining industry /p,aCed under British registry.      She  cheaper than our costs in the Boun-j certain subsidiary enterprises such/ WlU be caUed the Granby ~No. One  dary district. According to an e_>ti~/as roiling mills, for tbe manufacture/The hu,*r \^a��!S*>r has been taken  mate of our engineer, O. B.   Smith, / of  copper   wire   and   other   copper        "* *" '��--'"'---    ���  the pre now in sight in the mines at I products, will  inevitably follow,   en.  Granby Bay is about 8,000,000 tons, Isuri'ng for your city a great future in  from    which    we    expect    recovery I conjunction with   other varied forms  B. C^Copper Treatment  The B. C. Columbia company's  smelter treated 10,530 tons of ore  this week, as follows: Mother Lode,  4,981; Rawhide, 4,495; Napoleon,  736; Queen Vict., 407; others, 411.  ���>-&  M1  J oyer from the 'Coastwise  f & B'arge' cdmpany.  Steamship j     The No.  7 mine  closed  down  Saturday last.  EW ARRIVAL IN THE  GE TS'  FURISH1NG DEPT.  SLATER SHOES  BELLS' SHOES  These two makes are pre-eminently the best^on the Canadian  market. We have them in Black and Tan���in all the latest  lasts���Look them over!  Fit-Reform Clothing for  Spring  See this wide range of new goods tailored  in the  largest and ,  best equipped Tailoring Establishment in Canada.  Stetson Hats Von Gol Hats  Fancy Shirts, Hosiery  and Neckwear!  When getting your Spring Toggery, visit the Store which has  the biggest range and newest goods. This brings you to us���  always.  from    which    we    expect    recovery  values to double those secured from  our   mines   at   Phoenix,   B.C.     The  ores, in the North contain good sub-  sidiary.'value's   in   gold   and  silver.  Tunnels, shafts and drifts have been  blocked out and proven up   the ore  bodies to a point 6S0 feet below the  outcrop on the top of the mountain,  and in addition diamond drills have  encountered the same characteristic  ore below the bottom of the   lowest  workings to a depth of 300 feet below the sea level.    This ensures an  available tonnage far exceeding the  probable production during my lifetime.  READY TO INVEST  "Granby Bay will be an important  centre.   The town will be lighted by  our own power plant.     We are now  building a hotel, hospital, recreation  hall, concrete store and  warehouse,  clocks, etc.    We  expect  to  do for  Northern    British    Columbia     aud  Southeastern Alaska what we  have  already accomplished   in  the Boundary district.     The reduction works  will   be prepared   to  smelt custom  ore   from   every  district   and   lead  stacks will be added if a silver-lead  ore tonnage should be forthcoming.  The smelter has been   laid  out in a  manner to provide   for   its  enlargement to an   ultimate  treatment  capacity of 6,000 tons daily, a figure I  hope to see reached ere many years  elapse.   . It  will be   the definite and  settled policy of our company as well  as to assist prospectors to  develop  their properties, or to buy mines outright; or to acquire a substantial interest in them.     With this object in  view our engineers   for   two  years  past   have   been   examining   mines  tributary to a coast line 3,000 milts  long.  "I have long been of the opinion  that mining in that region is still in  its "ir;!     v, and.that the possibilities  of industrial and commercial life  "The Granby Consolidated has ar  ranged to secure a coke supply for  smelting purposes from Fernie, B.C;,  and from Tacoma. It has already  made contracts with the Crow's  Nest.Pass Coal company and with  the Pacific Coast Improvement company of Tacoma."   ����   Important K.P. Gathering  An important gathering of members   of  the   order   of  Knights   of  Pythias has   been arranged  to take  place,in Phoenix, on  Tuesday next,  July 8th, when  the   three Boundary  lodges   of the   order   will   convene  in Phoenix   for   the   purpose   of installing the   various  officers for the  forthcoming    term.        Among   the  visitors   who   have   signified    their  intention     of   coming   are,   Noble  Binns, a past officer of the Supreme  lodge,    formerly   of  Phoenix,    and  now the police magistrate  of Trail;  the   other   is   E.   S.   H. Winn,   of  Rossland,   a prbminent  member of  the.B.CV bar, who  recently had the  unusual'distinction  of being elected  a second time to the office of Grand  Chancellor of the fraternity   in this  province.      All resident members of  the order   in the  city   and   district,  together with  those connected with  Phoenix lodge   are   requested to be  in attendance.  QUALITY  Today the Curtain Goes Up on the Best Display of Clothes for Men this town has ever seen  COME, SEE FOR YOURSELF  For a Suit or Overcoat���that's  that's "different"���that's "better"-  here!  N. J. CARSON & CO., Lower Town  "distinctive"���  -come directly  Authorized  Agency  K  Boundary Ore Tonnages  Following are the returns of the  output of the Granby mines and  smelter for the week ending June 29,  and B. C. Copper smelter treatment  for the week ending June 29th, and  year to date:  Granby 25,240    646,82:6  SMELTER TONNAGliS  Granby 23,790    605,5/4  B. C. Copper Co... 10,530   334,147  We've the making of much prosperity here in this Clothes  Shop.      Gladly will help you to your share.  Come in !  DIGGING BOOTS-A SPECIALTY 11 <l  THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  %  *  iff  r<  I'fl  [m  [m  .If  in  M  '���I!  !���  ���    i!   i  * i  tf f  ft  J  - i  M  t J  A.  -V  f-',vVl  ii,  King Edward Lodge  NO. 36, A.F. and A.M.  Regular communication at 8  p.m.   Second Thursday of  each month,  .emergent meetings as called; Masonic  Hall, McHale Block.  Palmer J. Cook,  W.M.  Jab. E. Carter,  Secy.  I. O. O. F.  Snowshoe Lodge  No. 46 J  M sots evory Monday Evening at  Miners' Hall. Visiting brethren cordial, y invited.  Walter Ross, Noblo Grand.  Dan Paterson, Fin. Secy.  Sam McLeod, Bee. Secy.  The Second Narrows Bridge '  Speaking in Vancouver lasjt week,  the provincial premier,  Sir   Richard  McBride, referred to the   important  project of a bridge across the Second  Narrow...    He stated,' that "D'Arcy  Tate vice-pres. of the Pacific  Great  Eastern   had  informed   me that' arrangements are fairly completed for  an early start on   t|ie   line  through  West Vancouver to North   Vancouver,' the rapidly-growing city across  the   inlet.        The  proposed   bridge  across the Second Narrows'is giving  the Provincial government no  little  concern and is closely watching  the  Concentrates    |  **a^fmmmmiMBmKa$MMamm*MMWim*aMM^^mmaMaMMmmmmmmmnMam  The territorial troops (militia) in  England, Scotland and Wales, now  number nearly 250,000 men.  A deputation of Swedish editors  were recently the guests in London  of a number of British editors.  ' Arthur Davis, of Chilliwack, has  a black Minorca and Buff Orpington  cross-bred hen that has laid 53 eggs  in 53 days.    ,       '      .  Coosti'ble Boriner of Ashcroft has  been   sentenced   to   one  year   and  Daughters of Rebekah  Phoenix Lodge No. 17  -Yfo-U. In   tho  -lliuom'   Union   Iiodtfo  Hull First and Third Woduosilay..  Mrs. Amy Cook, Noblo Grand.  Airs. Kfflo Kiu-Hliall, Soorotary.  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES  eleven    months   imprisonment    for  progress being made by  the   bridge  takinff money from prisoners>     .     .  company.        It   is  imperative   that      ~.      _.  , .        ..  i m       ,_.-...._    I    The  total   gold   output   of   the  work   on   the  structure   should   be      . -     ,   s_ .   _  .  ...   .   f   ,.    ... ...       tl    I mines  of   the   Transvaal   for May  started   forthwith,  considering   the' '  congested condition of business in  the various bridge works throughout the country, and   the  fact  that  an order placed now has little pros-       Queen  Alexandra  is .alarmed  at  pect of being  executed   within   two|lhe excesses of the suffragettes and  has ordered   the return of Sir Luke  Tildes'   portrait of   King   Edward,  which   she   had   lent   to  Academy.  are troubled with flies in the house  in spite of screens and t persistent  swatting, should give the clover  bouquets a trial and. watch the flies  beat it for the open air.  The people of England are alive  to the possibilities of making sugar  from beets. Over 100 Dutch laborers recently arrived in Norfolk to  get in the first" important crop of  sugar-beet ever grown in England.  The gathering ��� requires special  knowledge, which the local laborers  do not yet possess. There are  3,500 acres under cultivation as an  experiment.  William Hall,   an  ex-sergeant of  the Royal  Regiment of Engineers,  was buried with full military honors  amounted to 794,306 ounces, of the at Chilliwack,   last week.    The old  value of $16,669,990.     This const.- soldier,   who   was  86 years   of age  tutes a record output. when the final summons came/was  one of the  party  of troops sent out  from England at the urgent request  41  f  Is'--  M  P'  %  Phoenix Aerie No. 158  Meets in Union Hall, Friday Evenings.  Visiting brothers are always welcome.  Quitman Work, TV: P.  James Weir, W. Secy.  K. of P. Lodge,  No. 28 * plSec7x;  Meets Tuesday Evenin& at  7.30.  Sojourning   brothers   cordially   wel  years. Directors   of  the   Pacific  Great Eastern have expressed to me  their concern lest the  arrangements  on the part of the  bridge  company  might not permit of entry of the line  into   Vancouver   when,   the   line  to  Fort George will have been finished.  The Provincial and Dominion governments have given generous aid  to this important bridge project,  thus materially reducing the cost to  the various municipalities interestedl schedule   of    salaries,, the  in the improvement.    I   have  every  female teaching staff of the   Sask  reason   to   believe   that   an   actual  atoon public schools,  consisting-' of  73 teachers, are  demanding ,'an   in  ot Governor Douglas.    The soldiers I  arrived   in British   Columbia   in the I  the Royal Ka" of ^58, sailing  via Cape Horn.  According to a statement made at I  R. Robertson, manager of the  United Okanagan Growers, re--  ports that he has closed a contract  for the shipment of 35,000 boxes of  apples to Australia at the  price  of  $1.40 per box.  Dissatisfied    with    the "existing  entire  a,e unsan'tary a��d the'food is of the  worst  was also alleged.    That the  the Vancouver  Labor  Temple  this  morning the men who work on   the |  construction gangs of the Canadian!  Nprthern Railway have   to  pay fori  the very hay that they sleep  on  in l  their bunk's.    That   the  bunks are  unclean and that the bunk  houses  corned.  J. E. Cabtjer, K. of R. S.  Gordon Thompson. C. C.  start at construction will soon be  made and with that in view I am  now in communication with Mr. F.  L. Carter-Cotton, president of the  bridge company, who is giving the  matter his close personal attention."  ,i      PYTHIAN SISTERS  Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Meets in Pythian Hall, Iiowor Town  Firfet and Third Thursdays.  Elizabeth Popo Mrs. Mary McKenzie  M.JB..C. M.R.C.  iff.,.'  pi,-**.1  _��Wij*,V  _ ,\  ,'���/���     r  A     -  RECO STEAH LAUNDRY  The machinery in our��Laundry has  recently been completely over-hauled;  and we are now in* a position'to give  v,, v our patrons.the utmost^satiefa'ction in  hii&*"> kinds of laundry work* at the most  ' liberal rates. (        '      '  We wash1 Everything  but  the  Baby.  A Trial Solicited.  Phone BO.  Dominion Ave.  1 '  Rich for Haifa Day.  In the delirious excitement,of the  disqualification of the favorite for  the Derby after it had 'raced home  first, the position of those wh,o held  Craganour in the sweepstakes was  truly pathetic.  Dn Price Davies, a house surgeon  at the Wolverhampton Gene/al h'ps-  pitaly'drew Craganour in; the 'great  Calcutta sweep, which will pay about  $250,000 to;th'e-winner. '    ,''4  Dr.'Davies' received a' telegram  from a friend in India recently stating that he had draw,n,_ Craganour.  His friend added he would sell half  for a substantial sum.    He received  a cable later, however, to the  effect H��ance   and    EnS,aQd  that the  sale  of apportion   of the/1 '  J  A-  ���__  greet the coming of a' case of  PHCENIX BEER  so good  .    WHY?  Because the Beer is  and wholesome it' brings the  smile.  ���PHONE 23  PHOENIX BREWING CO.,  LIMITED      ' '      V.  ticket had not been carded through.  Craganour was drawn the Bou-  veret Turf Club's $115,000 sweep  by Mr. Veitch.'of Soutljend-on-Sea.  Mr. Veitch, who sRends his' spare  time on playing bowls, takes his  calamity philosophically.  - He refused several magnificent  offers for his chance in the "sweepstakes. ' He made no hasty.arrangements for allocating.his 'prospective  wealth, and is content with the $950  which he will received for, having  drawn a starter. ..������'���  crease in salary.  William Klare, a German detective, residing at .Portsmouth, was  found guilty of being a spyi and  sentenced last week to five years'  penal servitude. This is the highest sentence passed on a spy in  England for a number of years.  The Scott Antarctic vessel the  ���Terra Nova, has been repurchased  by a firm of sealers who were the  original owners and who will shortly  send the vessel to Newfoundland,  whdre she will be employed again in  sealing.-      , ~  'Canada was last in the King. Ed-  ward.Gc4d Cup "competition for rid-i.  ing, and'jumping at the Olympia  Horse show in .London. The Dominion lost 43 points on faults.  There ,were seven representatives.  Russia   secured   first   place',    with  second  and  rd respectively. /  Officer Wm. Eddy, of the Winni-  peg police, captured the man who is  men have to pay for hospital accomodations when no such item is  provided and that little extras .are  charged to the pay cheque that soon  bringthe seemingly large salary of  $2.75 a day to a mere half of this,  was also claimed in the above statement. '        -   - v ,  In a test case brought in the  King's bench division by Thomas-  Ryan, a farmer of Cork, Ireland,  against the White Star Steamship  company to recover damages for the  loss of his- son in the Titanic disaster,  the jury handed down the following  verdict: "There was no negligence  regarding the outlook on the ship,  but there was negligence in 'not reducing speed. There * is' -ri'o't", suffi-  ciertt evidence to show if the message  from the steamship Mesaba, reporting ice, reached a representative of  the Titanic." As the judge-had left  the court, judgment has not been  entered.  CREAM  Baking Powder  Pure���Wholesome���Reliable���  Indispensable  Its fame is world-wide. Its superiority  unquestioned. Its use is a protection  against alum food. In buying baking  powder examine the label carefully  and be sure the powder is made from  cream of tartar. Other kinds do not  make the food healthful.  According to Walter McDougall,  onists and  were expected to locate  the well-known newspaper cartoonist, the shooting of ex-President  Madero was a fortunate thing for  Mexico. It has now leaked out  that Madero had fears of an invasion  from the United States and was  secretly in league with the Japanese  government from whom he expected  assistance. Thousands of Japanese  soldiers were to be poured into  the country  under the guise of col-  along the frontier and .up and down  the west coast, upholding the regime of Madero.  In the meantime, the colonization  of a big slice of the country by the  little brown men would go on. The  Japanese offering their services to  the constitutionalists near the Texas  border some time ago were the vanguard of these soldiers of the island  empire, whose plan the fall of  Madero had thwarted."  Intrepid Woman Explorer  [     Officer Wm. Eddy, of the Winni-1     Into    the  practically  unexplored  regions of Northern British Columba  believed to be guilty x>f a number of an��, Southeastern AIaskaf Miss M  recent hold-ups  in   the  fashionable  resident  districts  of   Fort   Rouge.  He is   Herbert Bray,   age   19,- and  was    formerly'   a   jjrinter    on   the  Shoes that Fit!  We make a specialty of Miners'  Shoes; good fit, nice shape, And  nothing but the best of stock used  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED  ,   NICK PALORCIA, ]  Knob Hill Ave.   .    Phoenix, B.O.  WOOD  DRAYIMG  Ofall-kjnds prorpptly attended  to. J^apiS Express/and "Baggage-Transfer. Careful atten-  tion'^tp all orders.      Phone A65  James G. McKeowh  Colonist' newspaper, Victoria, and  at one time office boy in Henry  Birks jewellery store, Ottawa.'  It is not shade alone that'makes  it cooler under a tree in summer.  The coolness of the tree itself is to be  considered, since .its temperature is  about forty-five degrees Fahrenheit  at all times, as that of the human  body is a fraction more than ninety-  eight degrees. So, it will be seen,  a clump of trees cools the,air as a  piece of ice cools, the water in a  pitcher. ..���������.- ���.'������.'.:- '" ; '���  A bouquet of white clover, the  kind that grows everywhere in the  yards and in the fields, is said to be  a very effective housefly eradicator.  The .Kansas board of health in its  April bulletin  urges that those who  L. Jobe, professor of history in the  New York Normal College, will  start a week hence from Prince  Rupert, B. C, accompanied only by  two Indian guides.  Miss Jobe is a veteran of several  exploring expeditions. She was  one of the two women with Professor Herchal Parker when he  reached Mount Sanford, the highest  mountain in the Selkirk Range.  Miss Jobe said the purpose of her  expedition was largely ethnological,  that she expected to study the traditions, habits, ceremonies and  language oftheAthabascan, Alaskan  or "Carrier" tribe of Indians 'along  the Skeena and Peace rivers.  An order issued by the government at Ottawa strictly forbids the  use of the red cross" by business  firms in Canada. It must not even  be used on medical goods.  DO   YOU  WANT TO  MAKE MORE MONEY  maMMaMMMMMMMBmmaaMMMWaMMmaBMMMmMmaMMmaMMMMMMMMmaMBBBMWM^  *  IN placing- your Newspaper Advertising-,  place the greatest value on the paper with the  greatest influence on its, readers.  IT!  Use the medium that is watched for every  week by the people of your community.  Spend the money with the paper that is  read with interest. It reaches the people and  you know that you're getting into the homes of  ��� the.people'you want-to reach;  " 111  Quality has not yet become popular, but  ��� the day is not far distant when this will be one  of the main features of Newspaper Advertising.  In the,meantime business men, who have faith  in quality, are reaping huge returns.  :lass  Fir and Tam-  Wood, $5.50 per cord  Wond,  $5.00 per;;ci)rd.  imarac, uouble cut,  $7.00,-       ��� .;  ON   SHORT  ���Phone B32  Remember first, last, and always, that circulation counts; that quality of service gives  quality in returns. The high priced medium  pays. Like the high priced servant, you will  find money well expended.  to all B.C.  Coast Points  via the  Great Worthed Railway  Vancouver, $17,85; Victoria via Seattle  New Westminster; $17.85  DIRECT CONNECTION AT SPOKANE  For additional information communicate with  J. V INGRAM, Local Agent.  You can make more money by selling  more goods; you can sell more, goods by advertising in The. Phoenix Pioneer, whose constituency is the Boundary district.  ��� ��� ,.1$T  The way to test the truth of this statement  is to send us the copy for your ad. right away.  The experience.would not be an expensive one,  and satisfactory results are assured.  .     /    '       _';.    TTtf;   .      ���        ���'���  We use the most modern type and machinery money can buy,,combined with thorough  workmanship���a combination which enables us  to do the best work at a moderate cost.  The PHOENIX PIONEER  $2,00 per year, in Advance: $2.50 per year, United States  #/ >,_f-V  W  41  THE   PIONEEB,    PHOENIX,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  ing the Body in Repair  ��?����? intend*d.n���t V* body should do its own  andEta/^jTt^^^^ for over'40 yara,  DlL.?lei,ce,s GeMcn Medical Discovery  SoM la Uquld or Tablet form by Dealers hi Medicine.  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  ISSUED   WEEKLY  I  at Phoenix, British Columbia  Subscription, 2.00 per year   .  2.50 to United States.  G. Kay, Publisher.  ADVERTISING SCAM  Application for Liquor Licence (30.lay_.) ..$5.00  Co. ti-lcnto ot Improvement notice (0Od-.ysH7.5O  Application to Purchano Land notices (60 days)   87.S0  Dolinnuont"Co-owner notices (80 days) ... .$10.00  Small Water Notices (30 days)...' $7.50  : All other legal advertising, 12 cents a lino,  single column, for the first Insertion; and 8  cents a lino for each subsequent Insertion, nonpareil measurement.  The  Queen's Hotel  COMPLETELY REFURNISHED AND  REFITTED  We;bcg to announce the reopening of the Queen's Hotel.    This  -popular hotel has been completely refitted throughout;  everything new and up-to-date.    Large lofty rooms,  heated with hot water.    Perfect fire appliances.  Night and Day Service  Patrons-bf this hotel will  find'in it all  the comforts of home.  Perfect satisfaction is assured all our guests.     It is '  ��� the most centrally located hotel in town.  Bar Stocked with Best Wines, Liquors, Cigars  I range-mem of our fiscal system  which would exempt any class of  persons earning their living in that  country from .the payment of an  .adequate proportionate-contribution  to the country's expenditure.  He demurred entirely to (he view  that any class could be treated as  receiving rfo benefit from expenditure/on the army, navy and civil  services. Those services were maintained for the benefit of the community as a whole.  MEN-YOU NEED NERVE  Satukday, July 5, 1913  Ghlsholm & Hartman,  Props.  FIRST STREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE  Advice From the Times  ! Rear-Admiral T. Mahan, rehired,  the noted United States naval ex-  pert, contributes a long letter to the  London Times on the American attitude towards Japanese immigration lo the States. The Admiral  lays down as the main reason wliy  the little brown men are not wanted  is because they cannot assimilate  with the American people.  The  Times   in   an   editorial   expresses sympathy  with   the attitude  1   A Political Chameleon  ^ Sir  George  Ross,   who   led    the  Senate Opposition   that  resulted in  the   turning down  of the Naval aid  -  bill, had a deal  to say against Canada accepting Imperial advice.    But  as late as   1910,   he   held quite the  opposite   opinion, and  thought that  when it  came   to   naval  matters at  any rate, the proper place to obtain  that advice was at Whitehall.     The  following were his  views only three  years ago:  "While I am not mufch impressed  with what is called the German  scare I think the duty of England  is.plain, and our duty is equally  plain; for the conquest of England  means the conquest of Canada. Let  the British throne totter; let London  be in the   possession  Wonderful Nerrou* Syitem  EARLY    INDISCRETIONS    AND]  EXCESSES HAVE UNDERMINED YOUR SYSTEM  n.7he*_.e _.vIs contro' ��H actions of the body so that anything that debilitates them will weaken all organs otl  ��.?n��.?._Bn1, Efur,,_. I����K��retion. and Eiuihi hava!  ruined thousands of promlslni? young men. Unnatural J  Drains Bap their vigor and vitality and they never dOTelop 1  to a proper condition of manhood. They remain weak-1  JlnRO, mentally, physically and sexually. How you taM I  Are you nervous and weak, despondent and glooiuy.l  specks before the oyos with dark circles under them f  weuk back, kidneys irritable, palpitation of tbe heart,  bashful, debilitating dreams, sediment in urine, pimples 1  on tho faco, eyes sunken, hollow cheeks, careworn ex*,  presslon, poor memory, lifeless, distrustful, loekenerKyl  and strength, tired mornings, restless nights, cbanm-I  able moods, premature decay, bone pains, hair loose, etc.  This is the condition our New Method Troatmaat ia  GUARANTEED TO CURE  Wo havo treated Diseases of Men for almost a life-1  tlmo uuu do  not havo to experiment.  Consult us I  FREE OF CHARGE  and we will tell you whether you are curable or not |  Wa suvantse curabls case* of ,  NERVOUS DEBILITY. VARICOSE VEINS, BLOOD  AND  SKIN   DISEASES,   GLEET.   BLADDER  URINARY AND KIDNEY COMPLAINTS  Free Booklet on Diseases of Man.   If unable te caOl  writ* for  QUESTION LIST FOR HOME TREATMENT  of the  States and   quoting Admiral I re!nthe   Possession   of the enemy,  \_..u���_.��� ......   .         I let her  ports be   filled with  foreign  seamen    and   foreign   men-of-war,  X'-M'  Your Milk Supply  Should come from healthy ,and vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY ,:  manner    Separated Cream insures purity and /}  quality./ The Dairy produces both.  s.  TH E   DAI RY      J. W. Harinam, Prop.  Come in and See  You will never know how good a Spring* Suit you'ean  get at this store until you come in and see our  Proper Clothes for Men  Style and Quality the Best  Prices to Suit every Pocketbook  If you  need Shirts,  Neckwear, Hosiery, Underwear, etc.,  ���;���������.'.������' . you are sure to find here just what j'ou are looking for.  Mahan's statement that /'immigration with us implies naturalization,"  states that while even the lowest  types of inhabitants of south-eastern  Europe rapidly become American  citizens of a sort, the Japanese remain a race apart.  The Times adds: "America already possesses in the negro an  alien mass, which it cannot assimilate, and does not want another.  The American eagle has a powerful  digestion, but it is not an ostrich."  Tbe Times expresses the opinion  that the opposing forces in America  and Japan are essentially irreconcilable and may some day prove to  contain very explosive elements.  Without wholly condemning the  Japanese, the Times urges them to  pursue their desires without menacing language and to remember how  many, deficiencies they, still have to  make good. It concludes by saying:  "Japan's immediate need is greater  clarity of thought."  Montreal Suffering Too  The special war taxes that are  being levied in Germany have  brought out the fact, that over  there, like here, ' land speculation  has been rife, and small margins  have been used to handle large properties in expectation of big profits.  It would, today, be an enormous  advantage to Montreal had our real  estate boom taken the form that the  German boom took.' In Berlin the  great ambition of speculators was to  put up small houses, tenements and  flats.     They  are   reported   to have  Exterminate   Canadian   Thistle) ��vcrdo"e thFs to such a" exte"' that  r       i ���.        ^ _? they VV'" not  be  ab/e   to re"t f'em  In a letter, addressed to the press on such terms as to secure a fair  of this province by the deputy min- interest return on the investment  ��ster of agriculture, W. E. Scott, Had speculation in Montreal taken  the attention of farmers and others/such a form, .we would now have  has been called to. the alarming! something to show for all the Work  spread   of that   most  obnoxious   of of the real estate agents and specu-  and Canada would be blotted'from  the map as a British dependency and  her autonomy forever destroyed.  And although I do not think the  emergency great, still I think it is  sufficiently great for us to be guided  by the judgment of the British Admiralty fo prepare ourselves for  all possible contingencies!"  I f*iHH��Hi__.ivrT��ui -tyiieiQ ��� --_-_-.--_._��_.._.  Drs.KENNEDY&KENNEDY  t Cor. Michigan Ave. and Griswold St.,   Detroit, Mich.  H__________E_^NOTf fi_F      ��** lett%rs fri.m Canada must beaddresaed  ffl^QM'    "VllWfc      to our Canadian Correspondence Depart-  __T ^^^^!mmmmm     nient in Windsor, Ont.   If vou deain. tn  see us personally call at our Medical Institute in Detroit as we we SteeS  no P*UenU m our Windsor offices  which  are fo���Correspond__T��a_fd  Laboratory for Canadian business only.   Address all lSTw follow ���  DRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Windsor. Ont. ''  -Write for our private ac'dresa. ' , "  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date  Hotel in Phoenix.. New from cellar  to roof. Best Sample Rooms in the  Boundary, Opposite Great Northern  Depot.      v   v      Modern Bathrooms.  STEAM HEATED.  James Marshall, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C.  d. l. Mcelroy  SOLE AGENTS FOR PRINCETON COAL  ">BM^^^^^^^B^^^llaKall^H^^^^BnHlaHnivl^^|Baa<^l^k^*iV>ilVBMs^__HIIIIIHHaHMi^|^^^^^H^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  Dealer in Lumber, Shingles, Lath  ^ and Cedar PoJes. Stull Lag-g-an.  ."   First-Class Fir & Tamarac Wood.     '    "  MOVING MACHINERY OUR SPECIALTY  THOS    BrpWn        Men's Wear Exclusively  Cleanliness our Watchword  mmaaMmtammmmMmamamKammmamt^mmnummBmi^m^^mmKammma^a^amBm^unmamaBmamei^^^mmmaam  The product of the local dairies is good, but ours is the best.  Cleanliness is our watchword, and no germ can pass our sentries.  Our poultry department has increased its supply of eggs. Let us  accommodate you. '   PHONE F 32  The Phoenix Dairy  W. A. McKay & Sons  Proprietors  The Central Hote  NEAREST HOTEL TO FAMOUS GRANBY MINES  FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATION  FOR  MINERS  Bar Stocked with the Finest Line of Wines, Liquors, Cigars  A. O. Johnson    -    -    -    Proprietor  weeds, the Canadian thistle. All  provincial constables and firewardens have again been appointed  agents of the department to enforce  the regulations made for its extermination.  Several remedies   have  been proposed, such  as ploughing deep just  before  the   flowers   open,    or   the  stems may be mowed down and the  land plowed just as the new growth  appears.    The new stems must then  be cut down at   intervals during the  summer.      Deep  ploughing   in   the  autumn has also  been found useful.  The  chief safeguard,   however, is a  regular short rotation  of crops and  thorough cultivation.     A three year  rotation,   including two   cuttings of  early red   clover   for   the  first year,  followed by  deep  fall ploughing for  hoed   crops   with   clean   cultivation  and a cereal crop  for the third  year  will   suppress   it.       For  permanent  pastures and wild land, considerable  success' has    followed   the   plan  of  keeping the   plants   cut  off right at  the . crown    and    never    permitting  them to flower.  lators,   and   have   some   relief from  our congebcion.���Witness.  If Tired of Wood, try Princeton Coal  The Doukhobors have bought up  the entire strawberry crop of the  Davis and Milton ranches, situate  at Mirror lake, near Kaslo. The  fruit Will be shipped to the Douks*  jam factory at Brilliant. The price  paid was seven cents a pound; the  buyers to do  their own pick, ng.  ���i&&i&rtE&��M&  ICE CREAM PARLOR  _rmrfflir--T".ii."._-''_^^  We have arranged for a continuous supply throughout the summer of the FAMOUS CURLEW  ICE CREAM. Special rates to parties. Cooling  soft drinks of varied flavor.  The Delicacy of the Summer Season���  FAMOUS CURLEW ICE CREAM-TRY ONE  DO  KNOB HILL AVENUE  All Classes Must Help  The British premier intervened in  the   debate in   the   House   of Commons    the   other   day,    when    the  Labor  party's   amendment   to   the  Finance Bill came up for discussion.  The   amendment   was to   the effect  that the $50,000,000 . of food taxes  should be  abolished in  the interests  of the  poorer classes,   and that the  necessary revenue should  be raised  by   increasing   the   direct' taxes on  unearned incomes and large estates.  The Prime Minister  declared th.*t  he   was   not  committed to the  free  breakfast table policy: as a practical  politician   he    had   never   seen    Iiisj  way   clear   to   assent   to   any   rear-1  fiitft  WM  Are your feet* hot,  sore and blistered?  If so, try Zam Buk.  As soon as  Zam-Buk is applied  it cools and soothes  injured smarting  skin and tissue.  Its rich, refined  herbal    essences  penetrate the skin;  its antiseptic pro- >,  perties prevent all AfippK;  danger of festering 'fffi|$  or   inflammation Ife-fiM  from cuts or sores;  end its   healing   essences  build up new healthy tissue.  For stings, sunburn, cuts,  burns, bruises, etc.���just as  effective.  Mothers find it invaluable for  baby's sores!  All Druggists and Stores.���iOc. box.  BOOKS AND STATIONERY  Fancy Goods, Dolls and Toys, Kodak Films and  Supplies, Musical Instruments and Supplies, Newspapers, Magazines and Periodicals���School Sundries.  Wallpaper and Decorative Pictures  Cigars, Tobacco and Smokers' Sundries  Endless Variety of Goods Suitable for Presents.  AL. ALMSTROM  All the Latest Newspapers, Magazines  _  FRESH CREAMERY BUTTER AND EGGS  Fresh Churned  Washington  Butter,  "Premo"  brand, at  40c. per Ib.  Fresh Churned "Empress" Butter, 40c. Ib.  Fresh Local Eggs, 4-Oc. per doz.  Fresh Farm Eggs, 35c. per doz.; 3 doz. Tor $1.00.  Sugar Cured Hams, 27c. per Ib.  . Choice Breakfast Bacon, 28c. per Ib.  Pure Leaf Lard, 5lb. Pail, $1.00.  Mild Ontario Cheese, 25c. per Ib.  Sardines, 15c. per tin  & CO., LTD.  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  PHOENIX, B.C.        PHONE 2  Insurance Agent  FIDELITY BONDS, PLATE GLASS,  C O M MISSIONE R FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDENT  PHOENIX,-B-C  I- KV-IICMt-Tl-KUU -_V_UP*1f-_r1f.  __s_____EByB8flsH -jv    y\ I v.       ���(swhi'- V >t ��� '_____ ^ I  '       _V n"     >   '\______________. <��� _. i*      ^   'i">*t ���      /  I  1  y  H,$f f4'>j  I �� .V'  I >H .{'��� ,    .,��  f  ii  Mr;  fel ���  I? *  xi ,  n'f  .i-._.-_vj.,_lv_     --i..-^j_-���S'__^._v._jj.-_(.  ��*���  jq -__-_,_t,-e_-__--^-v.^y,._,.   ,siaitt_-_-����-_��_���-ii-ir"~J <���' _^"  >').-. 1...   '.-.-.^ *   <r     -   | h  -U-.   !*_,(    �����-��.    .   . 1,<-J.-1-    .<).,; .  --.    *.**I_H��J_.  -. _��� vi v r ", 1   wj Vlw'|) i tt'-'Rv"1<  !,-,i -��� v '    "���  THIS   PIONEER.    PHOENIX,   BBITISH   COLUMBIA.  The Phoenix Club  N. J. Deichert, Prop.  PIPES, CIGARS, TOBACCOS, CIGARETTES  , LARGE AND VARIED ASSORTMENT OF CHOCOLATES, ETC.  Fresh Hazelwood Ice Cream  CAN BE PURCHASED BY THE GALLON OR OTHERWISE  All. Kinds of Soft Drinks Compounded on Shortest Notice."  Local and General  ENGLISH BILLIARDS,   POOL,  BOWLING ALLEYS  ., Mineral Act.  Form V.  'OKRTIFIOATK OFIMPROVKMENTS.  NOTICE.  "Joo Joo"MInernI CIi.lm,sltimtoin tho Giiui.1  Forks -Mlniriff Division of Yalo district.  Whoro Iocntod:���WolllnK-on Cam].. '  TAKK NOTICE, tlmt I, Donald J. Matliotioii,  ujfcnt for Jos. J. Dnssott, Froo Minor's C01'"  ' tillunto No! U1.707B, intoiul sIxtvdnyB fioni tho  ditto hereof, to apply lo tho -Wining-,R__ord.r  for a Cortillento of Impi-ovoinontH for the  purposo of obtaining a Crown Grant of tho  above claim.  And further take notice that notion,  under  section 37, mti-t be commenced before the inane  of such Certificate ot Improvements.  Dated t_.ii. 3��th day of Juno. A.D. 1013.   '  * '  '    V. J. MATHESON, A*ont.  Mineral Act  . Fomi F. i  '   CERTIFICATE OF IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.'  "Florence No. 2" Fractional Mineral  Claim,  situate in Greenwood ___nii._rDiv.-_on of Yale  district. ^  Where located:���Wellington Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that, I, Donald J. Matheson,  agent for Jos. J. Bo-ssett, Free -Minor's Cortiii-  cate No. 61,767 JB., intend 60 days from tho date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a  Certificate of Improvements, for tho > purpose  of obtaining' a Crown Grant of tho above claim.  Mothers' Day Social  To  the   Ladies'  Aid   of St. Andrew's Presbyterian church belong*  the credit of instituting, in Phoenix,  the practice of holding-a "Mother's  Day," and on  Friday next, July 11,  <the members  of the  above organization will  hold  an  afternoon  and  evening social   in the church, commencing  at   1.30 p.m.     Ice <;ream  and   cake   will,  be served   at  25c.  per dish, while white carnations and  sweet  peas  at   10c' and   15c.   per  bouquet will be on sale at the stores  and church   to adorn   the  lapel of  some   mother's   son   and   mayhap  awaken jn the hearts' of many of us  the  memory  of one,   who in truth  was    our    staunchest   and    truest  friend.  ��� Mr. and Mrs. Jas. Carter returned  home on Monday from their trip to  points in Alberta.  Lost���Lady's gold bar pin; engraved  front. Cash reward to finder if left at  Black's jewelry store. j  Jas. Marshall returned to town on  Wednesday -from a visit to his mining  interests near Sandon.  Miss May, teacher in the local school  left on Saturday to spend the summer  holidays at her home in Vancouver.  Dan Docksteader returned to the  camp on Monday from a visit to his  family who are making a prolonged  stay in Spokane, - '  Mrs. R.  E.  Pope and family leave J  Phoenix this morning for Merritt, in  the Nicola valley, where I^r. Pope is"  now permanently located.   " -  Mrs. Wm. Wilson and children returned to town on Friday from a visit  to Mrs. Wilson's parents, Mr. and Mrs.  Mastberg of Nelson.  Miss Gladys McKeown, of Nelson,  and Miss Kennedy, of Spokane, are at  present on a visit to their ennsint.,  Miss Annie and Mabel McKeown.  Mrs. Jas. Bateman, accompanied by  Miss Bateman, who have been paying  a visit of some weeks' duration on-tHe  coast, arrived home on Saturday evening's train,  E. E. Barnes, principal of the public  schools, accompanied by Mrs. Barnes  and childrenlefton Saturday to spend  his well-earned vacation with relatives on the coast.  Jos. Darragh, foreman of the government rood gang, came into town  for a few hours on Thursday, ;and  retui'ned to his camp in N. J. Carson's  ~  ?nm  Auchterless, Aberdeenshire, Scotland,  and William Sjmith of Phoenix, B.C.  Mr. and Mrs, Smith arrived in town  thitf week and have taken up their residence on Brooklyn avenue.  W. S. Blackstock, teller ��� in the local  branch of the Bank of Commerce, left  town on Thursday for a vacation trip'  to Calgary and Medicine Hat. At the  latter place Mr. Blackstock expects to  meet his mother and sister who arc  paying a few months' visit to relatives  in western Canada. Mr. Blackstock's  place in the bank has been temporarily  taken by H. B. Robinson.  D. Vigneaux, secretaiy of the local  branch   of   the  Miners'   union,    announces the arrival this week of the  powerful new motion picture machine,  which the union has recently purchased.   The instrument in question is one  of the latest models,  "A6 power," and  on Monday next the local branch will  commence a series of picture J entertainments by extending a free invitation to tho ladies and children.   The  sterner sex, however, will be charged  10c. and 15c_ according to the position  of the seats.   The union 'respectfully  request the patronage of their members  and the general public and inform us  that every effort will bo made to provide a clean  and wholesome nightly  entertainment.   There will be a complete    change     of     program    every  evening.  r  Juvenile Baseball Match  The rising "generation of local I motor car for, the purpose of looking  baseball fans met'the juvenile artists I over the condition of the road en route,  of Greenwood on the C. P.R. ground, I' -Elmer Ness, prop, of .the Christina  last - weelf.     The  result,  however,  was by   no   means  the   Phoenix  kids,  a Waterloo  for  who  put  up  a  suance of such Certificate of Improvement..  Dated this 20th day ot Juno, A.D. 1013.  ' -v * D.j;MATHESON, Agent.  And further take notico that action, under J strenuous game and came within an  section 37, must bo commenced bofore the is-1.,-.-,    �����.     -__    -���  _���      ....      _,  ���ace   at   one   time  of winn.ng  the  game. As it was the victors left  the .field with ohly a single point  ahead oftheir.vanquished opponents.  The locals and :h��r supporters,  although naturally chagrined at  losing the. game','took' their licking  in'manly fashiou>i._fvtbnfidently expect to; jturn -the>trick ^at;*.th"e next  f?.*1^  ���_>  s-Vf-i     .    -*        ,  '- ���'-' ^Take  tioiiee that"7!, ~_D  as agent for Adolphe S  Greenw.oqcl Camp,  J.t, Matheson,  Sercu, Certifi-  .cate JNo.' 61779b, intend, Jxty days from  date hereof, to apply to the Mining  ���Recorder for a Certificate of improve  ments for the purpose of obtaining a  Crown grant of the above claim  encounter.  ���9-fit  <><.  <     The B^seliiirGrbund  Rain continues to'^tTiaterially irj  terfere with operations ^on^the proposed baseball ground,  but never-  Lake hotel, was a visitor in' town this  week. Mr. Ness, says the lake Js unusually full of fish this season, but us  the bass have just finished spawning,  very few of that species have been  caught.  The Phoenix baseball artists journeyed to Danville. Wash., on Friday,  for the purpose of taking in the Independence Day celebration there, but  up to the time of going to 'press, no  reports of victories or defeats had  reached us. * ,  _ A: H. Peterson,- well, known/among  the Boundary prospecting fraternity,  left on Saturday last for his mineral  claims in the lake Chelan^ district pf  W^sh}ntop._," ^Specimens yielding' as  high as ,$300 per ton have been taken  from Mr. Peterson's claims. .  t l  Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Hawthorn, who  have been resident in; 'Phoenix for  the post four years, severed.their con  A Verdict at Last  After being out for an hour and a  half, a  New Westminster jury last  w^ek  returned   a verdict  of guilty  against  Paul   Spintlum,   who   was  charged with  the murder of Police-  constable Kindness.     On being asked by His   Lordship  if he  had anything to  say why  he should not be  sentenced,     the     prisoner    "simply  looked  vacantly at  the judge and  smiled.      Having  ascertained   that  the    prisoner  understood   English,  Mr. Justice Morrison sentenced him  to be hanged on September 22.  Paul Spintlum is the Indian who  in company with another of his  tribe, terrorized the country to the  north of Ashcroft for over < a year.  Special squads of police were out  from time to time endeavoring to  secure their arrest. The actual  crime, howe'ver, for which Spintlum  was sentenced, was the shooting of  Constable Kindness -who"; was one  of, the officers looking, for. him.' The  prisoner was first tried .at the Vernon assizes, but to the surprise of  everybody the jury failed to agree,  thereupon the Crown applied for a J  change of venue which was granted.  NYALS' FACE CREAM  AND TOILET WATERS ARE IN A CLASS  BY THEMSELVES  The cream is greaseless, con.si.stiug of Peroxide and  other mild emollients; it .smoothes out the drawn and  uncomfortable feeling from wind, .sun or hard water,  having a sensation of soft and grateful comfort.  The Toilet Waters are put up in shaker top bottles,  with' the five most popular odors of the day.  ENQLI8H LAVENDER, RED ROSE, NYLOTI8,  WHITE M*-AO AND FRENCH VIOLET.  Large Bottle, $1.00; Large Jar Cream, 50c.  Phoenix Drug Company  'Phone 16. T. S. Quance, Manager  I SILVER DEPOSIT WARE  We have just received a nice assortment of  Three-Piece Tea Sets, $12 and $13.50  Salts and Peppers, $1.50 to $4  PER  PAIR  A large variety of Vases, Cups and Saucers,  etc. Call and look them over; nothing nicer  for Wedding Presents.  E. A. Black, Jeweler  .    .r  ..       .. ,..,,,.      ..       theless whe" aU the difficulties met  necfciou with Phoenix on Monday and/ The capture of Spintlum was eventu  ui^.S!^87^stnff^ScSK/W,'tb'arB take"'into consideration, left to take ���P their residence in Van- aj,y effected with the co-operation  fore the issuance of such Certificate of I fc��e progress made has . been fairly j couver. A number of their it-ends|0]f the jn��j;an chiefs who were  r __ /satisfactory.     Although   at^^present/ were afc fche st��fcion fosay gooflby.   ,,/  .'the place resembles something ofaf    Hurried summonses from home and  cross% between   a  gravel  pit and a  ?fcherwife have unfortunately been of  r frequent occurrence in Phoenix.   Mrs  McGuigan is the latest to receive dis  Union Store   sj��  ' ;_y    /���. r/'-'v/r j��    ���  7'     'Begs to announce that he has Secured the sole agency in Phoenix  for the Frache Bros., well-known Nurserymen of Grand Iporka,  and will hereafter carry an assortment of  Cut Flowers, Wreathes and af* ?"d8 House Plants  FINEC8T LINE OF FRYS* CHOCOLATES, CANDIES, ETC  EXOELLENT LINE OF OIQAR8, PIPE8, TOBAOCOS  1 Improvements,  Dated, May 30th, 1913,  D. J. Matheson, Agent.  SYNOPSIS OFCOAL  . MINING REGULATIONS  - Coal mining rights of the DopniniQn,  in 'Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the North-  , west Territories and in a portion of the  , Province of British Columbia, may be  leased for a term of twenty-one years  at ftn annual rental of $1 an acre. Not  more than 2,560 acres will be leased to  one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made  by  the  applicant in   person  to  the  , Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in  which the rights applied for are situated.  In /surveyed territory the land must  , '_ described by sections, or legal subdivisions of sections, and in unsur-  veyed territory, the tract applied for  shall be btake.l out by the applicant  himself.  Kach application must bo accomr  panied by a fee of $5 which will he re-  .y<ft.nded,ij. the light* applied for are not  ���^jftS^laMe, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable  output of fche mi��?e at the rate of five  . /cents;pei.'.|ton. ','������' ;.-���,���.;'��� .'."���."���;������  The person operatin g them in e shftl 1  furnish the Agept with sworn '-.'returns  accounting for the full quantity of  mm:ha��jtable coal mined and''..pay the  rpj vlty Jttiereon, If iliii coal mining  ;i.giits arc not teing bperajted, siich re-  . turns should be furnished at least once  >���-.$;>"_#��.'>;' V'��� ,;-;':f :.'.'���' -';<      .^ ->;���>,- ?f~;,:-;,;.  ITbe leasewill [include the coal /flirting  rights only, but the lessee miEty be pei--  init _d jbo purchase whatever available  si��f ��� ce lights may be ^considered  nw Jsary for the workup of the mine  : at the rate of $10.00 an acre,  ���������;, For full.-.;.-: information, application  should be made to the iSe^retary of the  Department at the Interior, Ottawa,  or'to any Agent or SubrAgent of Do-  riiihion _Lana��v ;  'i:.^::f::M/ -:;^;W, W. GORY,  Deputy Minister of the interior.  \ N.B.��� Unftuthorized   publication  oi  ploughed Peld, the gfeneral scheme  devised by N. J. Sweetser, is workout "satisfactorily, while the cost per  cubic yard \s about-fifty, per cent  less than,' if 'Hone - by team and  .scraper.  An eiiprmo'us salinon pack is predicted for British Columbiathls year.  r^lsadVM'tisenient will riot be paid for  FOR FEVERISH COLDS  "Wonderfully Magnetic ��Man.''  "Much as 'I Would like to pay a  visit to the Pacific "coast," said Sir  Wilfrid to an eastern press representative, "there js not the slightest  chance of my doing so this summer.,  1 shall not at'any time go^ further  west of Lake Superior."  Sir Wilfrid added 'that at the present time he was enjoying a holiday  altogether diverted from politics,  but he naively continued in an unpolitical way, that be did not think'  it would be very much use if he  could visit the coast.  f'The PepP'e  tbere welcome 'me  warmly,^  he  said,   "but they vote  ���agafn''s'ri#sy^  astute   and  'Wpnder.fM'lly'.-/rhi_igi|etic  man."   '���'':"   ''['"'[; "."-.'':;;V';l,--,.'''-;;.-i;-:^<,  ���j.. , , ���'.';.;���;.'..' .���.: v'..''',r; ..;���'������-'.;.;���   -;;:,  'Patsy ;Q^r^^-ag^^:^t:;;J^ap.v}JI^  jeft there resceritly^Myitii a muje load  of ore sain pies which they are taking  to Spokane.-     ^Tlie^re are  fourteen  miners at work in Leadville but this  number, will   be  largely    increased  soon.; " ���.-,'��� .''':������ '������";'.'���  iters.cod and fchould knov  abnut the wonderful  MARVEL WWrllng Spray  ���so pow V-c|nal Synngo.   Hc��  *Mo>t c -uvenient.   It ctSAn.��&.  In.untly.      Aikyom  J drUE-T-M for "  MATHIEU8  NERVINE POWDERS;  For H*��l*i��,��a- Ntmiifl*.'  ' ; (h-* ����� fly*.*, tiwnt '*. ^*.*-_l   -  If your dealer cannot supply you, the  J. L. Malfhieu Co.; ���SherbrookjK P. Q.,  sends box postpaid on receipt oi' price.  quieting news and consequently left  town on Monday for Perth, Ontario,  where her mother lies seriously ill.  Jas. Paul departed on Monday for  Roboland, preparatory to a trip to Alberta, where he is concerned in some  very promising coal deposits. James  expects to again visit Phoenix in the  near future reclining luxuriously in  his own limousine, accompanied by a  wad big enough to choke tr.n alligator.  .* A local lady is .somewhat perturbed  by the recent discovery that "her"  black fur muff is not the one she can  legally lay claim to. She is at a loss  to discover when the exchange could  have taken place, and as the bargain  is all in her favor, the service of the  Pioneer have been commanded to remedy matters. Vov particulars call at  this office.  Miss Nellie Webster, formerly of  the city telephone exchange, was mar-  ried last week, at Gi-and Forks, to  Leslie Clark, who has the distinction  of being the first boy to be both in  Grand Forks. Mr. and Mrs. Clark  have taken up their residence on the  North Fork of the Kettle river, where  the bridegroom is employed in the  lumbering business. ....  Tomorrow, Sunday, July 6bh; the  Hev. H. O, Griffiths, B.A., general  .missionary, formerly of Spokane ....id  now of Vancouver, will conduct a  Welsh'service in the morning at 10.30  and evening at 7.30 p.m. in the Miner's  Union hall. Mr. Griffiths expresses  the wish that all who can possibly-bo  present will mako it a point to attend  one or both of the services.  Alex. McDowall went over to Columbia gardens last week and returned  on Saturday in company of Mrs.  McDowall and children, who are to  pass tho school vacation in Phoenix.  Although pressed by the Columbia  garden school board to engage for  another term. Mis. McDowall has declined ah iiiiiik'diaU.'answer in the  hope of securing a positi.,.. nearer  hom ./  A'wedding of local Interest took  plat-��� in Nelson on Monday, June iJOth,  at tl e P .esbyterian inati.se, when the  Rev. A. N. Wilkie, officiated at the  marriage  of Miss Elsie Davidson  of  plainly tcld that if the- fugitives  were not given up there would be  some vacancies in the tribal chieftainships.  Premier Visits Chamber of Mines  In   fulfilment of a promise made  some   time   ago, Sir Richard   McBride,' premier    and   minister    of  mines, paid  a visit  to the Vancouver Chamber  of Mines  a^ few days  ago.      The  premier  expressed  his  pleasure    at    the   fine   exhibit   of  .minerals which the chamber has on  view,   and  stated he had  no   idea  that  anything    so   ambitious   had  been   attempted  by   the   executive,  whom he congratulated most warmly.      Sir Richard also complimented  the chamber on the  fine quarters it  occupies,    and   the   excellent   and  central position  in the city; he also  enquired   if   he   were   eligible   for  membership   in   the   organization,  and Pti being answered in the'afnrm-  ative,   announced  his intention   of  making application  to be admitted  to the roll of membership.  He informed Vice-President Hedley that so impressed was he with  the wprk the chamber was doing,  that in the event of the chamber  carrying out its avowed ���intentipn  of seeking the support of the government, the government would be  pleased to see the representatives  at Victoria   in due  Greenwood    ktage LlIlC  , Leave Phoenix, upper town, 8.^5 a.m. -v  " "        lowertown,   9.00a.m. [Standard Time'  Leave Greenwood 3.00 p.m. j  PROMPT ATTENTION TO  EXPRESS AND FREIGHT  t  J. FULLER, Proprietor.  to see  of the chamber  course.  Unique Proposal  ���The  suggestion   has  been  made  by the Vancouver Trades and Labor  council that the  provincial government should  be   urged to  purchase  unsaleable municipal bonds in order  to    relieve    the     present   strained  financial condition.     It  was  stated  that there  were   many  unemploped  persons   in   the    city  and   adjacent  municipalities  and that  the provincial authorities could utilize the surplus of $7,000,000 in buying up the  bonds which   the   council could not  float owing   to   the present state of  the  mpoey   market.     A  resolution  setting forth   the Trade  and Labor  council's views   was   passed   and "it  was decided   to communicate  with  the municipal councils of Vancouver  and vicinity to  urge   them' to make  fipplication on the  lines suggested.  Church Services  j  60   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  mmm  Tbaok Marks  Demons  . . _,        L CopvmaHTs Ac.  Anyone londins a tketob and d����crtpt(on may  .alcklT nsoertaltj our opinion fr��e wiiotber an  Invention  s probablyPlUm_*ft._Coro_?unlc*  tlona utrlctjjrconfldanui-I_HAflD90Plf on Patent  oent free. Oldest ����ecoyf6rioour.njrpat��Jita.  ..__..    through Mupn.��x&>. receive  qalcklT ascertain our opinion fiu��  Invention ]�� probably PJt.litibJft._Co ....   tlona .trlctlyoonadfinthII.AflD-fl.pKon Patents  Bent free, oldest aaeooy.for ���eonrlnirr""'*  Patent* taken through Munn AC  tptei a notiee, without ��cargo, in tna  'tumm Mmmm.  I-arKOSt olr-  " rrai Sot  Sold by  __. hi ndiwoioly illustrated weekly,  Sua TptiSF PnT B0le��Una Journal.  uu on. I3.7-* a year, poatogo prepaid,  all a 3t����i-cftlera. r  WfiSftESMtf  Hfc, John'H Ohiu-oh���Sundays: Holy  Ooininuuion, 8��.m,j MatiiiH, 10.30 it.iii.;  Holy Communion and Hnrnion, 11 a.m.;  Bnnday school, 8 p.ni,j Evening'service, 7.'JO, Week days: Matinw, 7.80;  Evensong, 0..%. Wednesday, Holy  Ooinmunion, 0 a.m.  The stated services in the Catholic:  church are. aw follows: First and third  8undayt. in (lie niondh. Mimh at 10  a.m., Sunday tichool at 2.U0 pui.j  Eveiiinor Wervice afc 7.H0 p.m. Rev.  Fabhov Oholnel. pastor.  JWotlH.di-.fc Church ��� Huuday hhIioo!  and JJible claus, 2.80 p.m.; evening ��._���-  ���vicf_, 7.80 p.ni. Prayer jtieofcing, Thuis-  day ..'Veiling, af; 7.-15 p.m. Itov. ;\. 'I',  Boll,  St. Andrew'.- church (I'luwhyLciimi)  ���.Service, Hund-'iy next,. July (lib, at.  7 80 p.ui, U(^. .(..It. Ahmro, iiiiniHter.  All welcome. I  Specially or Coughs  and Colds      {  One of the finest laboratories in Canada  is  derotod  exclusively to the tnannfse-  tnre of Mnthieu's Syrup of  Tar *nd Cod Liver Oil���the  great Canadian  specific far  conghs.    The finest of Pine  Tar,   the  choicest  Norway  Cod Oil, and every other of  the many healing medicines  which compose it are tested  at every stage  to see that  \tbeir quality i�� right   The  combination   of ingredients  in Mathieu .. Syrup of Tar  and  Cod   Liver  Oil is the  result of the life work of the  chemist Mathieu.  No bap-hazard remedy this  ���no "just as good" drug  put up by some obsenre pharmacist, or large general drug  house.. .\  Just a cough and cold  remedy, which thanks to its  cxcelleqt formula and its  ' unvarying excellence in preparation has come to be  known as the best cough  remedy in Canada, where its  sale is very large. If yon  really want to cure your cold,  don't accept any substitute.  Sold everywhere���35c large  bottle.  J. L. MATHIEU CO.. Projs*,  Sberbrooke, P.Q.  Tt pain and fewr atcomitftrip th* rnld.  Mathieu'i .Ycrvfat Pmrdrrt vrilt prrmpttf  dfr|W <_*���**.. Sold rtKrywArr.���Me per turn  f[/ ts pwotUn,   . ...  ' 5-t-J5  The trust-sea of the National Sanitarrora  Association hav* announced to the Medical  IYc____--_M- in Canada that they have appointed Dr. W. P. Cavon, Dr. J. T.  rotheriagham, Dr. H. B. Anderson and  Dr. Harold Parsons consultants to the  MuHkoku Cottage Snnator-um and the  Muskoka SVee Hosp tal, Thi��o well-known  physicians will spei d a day regularly once  a month at tho JV'uskoka Homos. Tbe  vitfita of Dr. Parsons, who ban charge of tho  taberonlosis olinio tb the Toronto General  Hospital, will be made every two montha. ,  .Jffi  a?  If

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