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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jul 6, 1912

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Array W''-*  '���_"**(>  *rr~*y~ i^lTW,'^^^*AlfiT^"l,"IW^'W*W,W'*  SrSSftsassa^^ iiiiBffm*  "^i  i.  The lur^est copper mines in "  fclie Dominion are situated  at Phoenix. Tho Granby  Co. employs 500 men, nud  litia a "monthly pay roll of  over $50,OCX), while lh��� Rawhide pay roll is $18,000.  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary Mining District  This   PiiOBNi__Sagj^^jS IA.  published in the mgi  municipality in Canada���  altitude, 1,800 ft. The city  has a population of 1,500,  and possesses - first-class  hotels, opera house, schools  m  THIRTEENTH YEAR  PHOENIX,  B.C., SATURDAY, JULY 6,  1912  Number 51  pi  Imm  mm  m  w  HIDDEN GREEK MINES  TO BE WORLD-BEATER  Every Upraise, Tunnel, Drift and  Crosscut Is In Ore���4,000,000  to 5,000,000 Tons in Sight.  The Csmadian government which  has had two coast geodetic survey  steamers on the work tor the last  several months, lias completed  sounding's for a chart of the waterways in the vicinity of Hidden  Creek, and buoys and targets are  now being placed to mark the channel into Granby bay, where the ore  docks, smelter and power plant of  the Granby Smelter company are  located, according to J. P. Graves,  vice president of the Granby company, who has just returned from a  10 days' trip to Hidden Creek.  A postoffice and telegraph station,  in charge of the company surgeon,  lias been established in the Granby  offices, and three steamship companies, the Grand Trunk Pacific, the  Canadian Pacific and the Union, the  latter operating in connection with  the Great Northern railway, have installed agents at Hidden Creek and  are putting steamers on a regular  schedule between that place and Seattle, Vancouver and Victoria. The  name of the harbor has been changed  officially by the government from  Goose bay to Granby bay, and hereafter the latter name will appear on  all the government maps and chart..  TO COMPLETE PLANT IN YEAR .  "Everything is progressing splendidly at Hidden Creek, and we expect to have the smelter, power  plant, railway and' all the other  equipment at the.mines built and in  and the power plant and will begin  both contracts simultaneously.  "The railway lines from the  wharves to the mine and the smelter  has been located and the construction contract let, with the understanding that it is rushed to completion. The quarters for the engineers and the bunk and mess  houses for the men are completed  and an electric light plant, to furnish illumination in the mine and at  the smelter and dock sites, where  work will be prosecuted day and  night, is being installed. The plant  is but temporary and will be abolished when the permanent power  plant is in operation.  I1ASTI-N WORK  ON DAM  "A wagon road from the landing  to the dam site on Hidden Creek, a  mile distant, is practically completed, at a cost equal to what it  would require to build a railway,  and material for the dam is being  taken in. It is expected that the  power barrier will be completed in a  few months.  "We now have 200 men at work  in the Hidden Creek mines and the  property is showing up far beyond  our expectations. Every upraise,  tunnel, drift and crosscut is in ore,  and there is every reason to believe  they will excel our Phoenix proper-  tics, both in tonnage and ore values.  We already have between 4,000,000  and 5,000,000 tons of ore in sight  in the workings and the diamond  drills show not less than twice as  much more in which not a foot of  development has yet been done. We  have an enormous deposit there and  I sincerely believe the mines will  eventually become the greatest copper producers in the world."  MINING INSTITUTE HAS  SESSION AT GREENWOOD  Copper Mining Industry of British Columbia Under Discussion���  Interesting Paper by E. Jacobs���M. E. Purcell Elected  Chairman for pnsuihg Year.  (Special to the Wiooniv I'ionoor)  The thirteenth general meeting of  members of the Western Branch of  the Canadian Mining Institute was  held at Greenwood, oh Thursday,  June 27. In the unavoidable absence of the chairman of the branch,  Robert R. Hedley, and at the request of the members present, the  chair was taken by Frederick Keffer,  an ex-president of the Institute.  Among the visitors present was  Hayes W- Young, .instructor., in  metallurgy at Stanford University,  California, who was in the district  obtaining information relative to  the operation of the local Boundary  copper smelteries.  The ballots for the election of  chairman and members of the  branch council for the ensuing year,  having been counted by the scrutineers, their report was submitted to  the meeting, the secretary subsequently announcing the unanimous election of M. E. Purcell to  position of chairman of the branch  for the ensuing year. " The new  chairman is the superintendent of  Consolidated Mining and Smelting  Co.'s Centre Star group of Mines  in Rossland. With few exceptions,  the election of the other officers  were unanimous; only three of the  candidates receiving any opposition,  and only   one   vote   apiece   at that.  The chief subject before the meeting was that of the "Copper-Mining  Industry of British Columbia," in  connection with which there was  a paper read by E. Jacobs, giving  historical, statistical and general in-  information concerning the joint industry as a whole. This was supplemented by some interesting particular's of Voight's group of mineral  claims and others on Copper mountain, near Princeton, in the Similkameen, by F. Keffer; "Notes on the  Method of Handling Ore on the  Surface at the Centre Star Mines,  Rossland," by M. E. Purcell; the  "Consolidated Mining and Smelting  Co.'s Smelting Department, Trail,"  B.C. COPPER MANAGER  SUCCUMBS TO INJURIES  Hurt in Auto Accident���Prominent in B. C. Mining Affairs.  While proceeding to Phoenix on  Saturday last, at' a narrow part of  the road near Cropley's ranch, the  big auto of the B. C. Copper turned  over and ran for some distance  down the hill. All the occupants  were thrown out, but escaped with  minor injuries, with the exception  of E. G. Warren. He was driving  the car, and had his chest crushed  by the steering wheel, breaking  several ribs and sustaining severe  internal injuries. He was taken to  the hospital and it was thought that  his recovery was possible, but unfortunately this hope was dispelled  on Wednesday evening, the patient  sinking and passing away early on  Thursday morning.  The death of Mr. Warren, which  T ���    , .   ���.T .     ��� took place on Thursday last, the re-  by James  Buchanan;   and   "Notes j     ,*.... ...  suit of injuries sustained in an auto-  on Copper Mining in the Coast  District," by W. M. Brewer of Victoria.  ln the course of his paper, Mr.  Jacobs mentioned that the smelting  of copper ores commenced in the  Boundary district in 1900, and that  the aggregate production of copper  in the province for all years up to  the end of 1911 was 452,281,000  pounds. Boundary mines had produced 301,574,000 pounds, as, compared with 84,201,000 pounds from  the Rossland mines.   The coast dis-  mobile accident, will be a distinct  loss to the mining and smelting  fraternity of the province and a  severe blow to the British Columbia Copper company, of which, the  deceased gentleman was general  manager. At Greenwood, in which  city he resided, the news of his  death was received with sorrow by  its people, while here in Phoenix  where he was almost as well known,  the deepest regret is expressed on  all sides at his untimely decease,  and genuine   sorrow is'manifest for  A LIGHT  [!W".  PALE BEER  Is Splendid for Family Use  That is the kind we have for YOU.  Are You Run Down in Health ?  Order a Case or two, and  see   how  rapidly  you   will  improve.  M  I ���#:.':  'PHONE  23  PHOENIX BREWING CO.,  LIMITED  KingEdwardLodge  No. 36, A.F. and A.M.  -operation.iwithln.^u., yeur-,". said���Mr,  Graves  to   a   representative .'of the I earthed,   what   it   denounces; as  Spokesman Review.    "The contract I colossal swindle  for, the construction of the ore docks j of the paper recently  was recently let to a contractor from  Prince Rupert, and he is now assembling his  machinery   and   material.  He also has the contract for clearing  and grading the site for the smelter  t-ict produced 40,821,OOOlbs,   while.  5T . ,.  . . ,   _      the bereaved family,  the   Nelson  division   accounted  tor ���_.                                  TT  ��� A-, ^r~ ......           -,           _   ^ -,r,n nnn\ Mr- Warren was born at Hawkes  The branch council for the ensuing   13,363,000 pounds,   and   3,322,000 Ontario,   on March   13, 1874,  year consists pf the, following gen-   came   from other parts   of the pro-1 ^ ^ ^  of j. B. and Helen  ^^..Ca^a.r.y*��gBj!t*|��iper.has just..u.ii _.\jLemgn:    T.   E. , Purcell,  chairmanj.l yince.  Regular communication at 8  co p.m.   Second Thursday of  each month.  Emergent meetings as called; Masonic  Hall, Mcliale Block.  W. J. Pbekdebgabt  S. T. Hawthorx, W.M.  - Secy.  --*__.;__<..  -I Warren. w He    received   hu_<~ early'  ��.1Uu-��.. ��-.^lW..H., Armstrong/ S. S. Fowler;l'. Before the close of the meeting,, educatloVl at the local vtiRh^choo\^  _V correspondent Chas. Graham,. Thos. Graham',; ].. I a vote o. thanks was passed to th-l �� that towo and-a[te^ar^ attcnd.  y visited the site\ Cleveland Haas, Robert R.  Hedley, \ the Provincial Government agent, at \ ^   -r_..���.,.���   ���������~���    -r-      * u-  _K?_  I.O;Q :-Fi;  J^_a&*c__**i  of the Sewlo^UeVEdYson^ Kef_er,,Thos. \'Greenwo��Jd for tbe use' of *e court  ed   Trinity   college, JToronto.  on the   market,   and   made the sur  prising   discovery   that   the   area of  the said   townsite   covered   a space  of fourteen niilcs.  I Kiddie, A. G. Larson, F. C. Merry, \ room,for the meeting, while the ser  W. F.   Robertson,   R.  H  O. E. S. Whiteside, W.  and W. E. Zwicky, "      I nised  1 arrived, in Br_t_sY_ Columbia in 1.896  SfiowvWo* V>��a_ce      *  ���   \     __Lee__^we_yis_5_iofta_.*,K^  . tiel _t."-����s��JK#*��tf��EB��_5��,3__"<^^ i  -*��_��_��__  V  .\s_^_?;__��j_^^��^  , , ._,--_.    1 and for a  time was   associated, witnl"   ���"*<? .S-_itnu��V^l,c__eoa-^<i^e'Grr_b_ia'*':��  Stewart,! vices oC the press  in advertising the \ mln- -m   Rosslarid.      .���   ion?.   _,���.    "   '    DanVatetsoh  R. Wilson | gathering  were   generously   recog  Road Construction  In   1908  he  received the appointment of smelter  superintendent  at the B. C.   Copper  company's plant  in  Greenwood and  ever since that time he has been an  A. I_. __LcKini_ori, "Bee. Secy  m  W      W E     ARE      Wjr AGENTS   W FOR    THE  MONTHLY STYLE BOOK FREE  SUMMER  GLOVES  A SECIAL LINE OF 16 BUTTON,  24 inch;  Double Fingertips.  SILK OPERA LENGTH,  $1.50 per pair.  *  also same length in Silk Lisle, from 75c. per pr.  KID GLOVES  Our stock of Kid Gloves is complete in  short, and long.  See our window this week for White Waists,  Dresses and White Wear.  The newest Collars and Belts will be seen on  display in the Departments.  Another Quick Auto Trip        I  The   distances   are   rapidly   being: I      E- Spraggett,   provincial   supt. of I active   and   trusted   official   of   that  out down   in   British   Columbia, and/roads for tin's district,   was   a visitor J corporation    up   to   the   time   of his  places which, but   a   few   years  ago I in  town on Thursday last.      Answer-1 death.      The deceased  manager was  were   only   accessible    from    here hy J ing: enquiries  as to   progress   on the J much     interested     in 'the  'political  hard   and    roundabout    travel,     are / new roads   under   construction,  Mr. I affairs   o'f   the   province, and   in the  now within   easy   reach   of  us.      An / Spraggett   stated     that    everything- / _905  election'carried   the conserva  instance   of this   cutting-  down pro-   was   groir_��-   on   in   accordance   with J tive   standand,    and    unsuccessfully  cess   was   furnished    us   this   week I the program outlined.       Two gangs  when J. A.  Morrin   and   T. B.   Cos- j were   at work   at   the   other  end of / a seat in   the Provincial Parliament.  the Grand Forks-Phoenix road, and/As a citizen he was always to the  in a short time the construction of I fore in any movement which had for  the road at Fife would be com-1 its object the general welfare of the  pleted.    As soon  as the latter was  civic community;   especially will  he  Daughters of Rebekah  Phoenix Lodge No. 17  ___c_ts in    til��   Arifiers'    Union   Lodge  Hall First arid-Third Wednesdays.  JMrsC':XiossIa-JBu��h'r Zfoble Grand.  JM-n.-.J-'/i.o ytarstutll. Secretary.  FRATERNAL.  ORDER  OF EAGLES  grove returned to town from the  Okanagan. They left Phoenix on  Sunday morning- in the fine 30 h.p.  Overland car, which the former's  company had secured for a purchaser in Kelowna. Picking up  an expert chaffeur at Rock creek,  the parties travelled by way of Oroville, Osoyoos, Fairview and Penticton, at the foot of Okanagan  lake, which was reached in the  phenomenal time of less than seven  hours actual travelling. Owing to  washouts on the road between Penticton and Kelowna, the journey  was completed by boat, and the car  delivered to the purchaser in first-  class running condition.  158  finished, t!he gang under Jos. Dar-  ragh, would be set to work somewhere near the Summit camp.  His orders are to construct the finest possible road, and, bearing in  mind his proved ability as a road  builder, there remains little doubt  but that the orders will be obeyed  to the Jetter.  Dominion Day Accident  While returning on Dominion  day from the festivities at Rock  creek, a rig containing Mr. and  Mrs. W. A,'Pickard, Miss L. Pickard and Mr. and Mrs. Bert Lang,  while negotiating a curve between  Midway and Rock creek, turned  clear over, precipitating the occupants into the road. Fortunately,  all escaped serious injury, with the  exception of Mr. Pickard, who sustained a bad dislocation of one of  his shoulders. Not being able to  secure surgical treatment in Greenwood, the journey was completed to  Phoenix, where Mr. Pickard's injuries were attended to by Dr.  Verrall, who has the patient under  his care in the local general hospital.'  Scandinavian A. and F. Society  The Scandinavian Aid and Fellowship Society is to hold a public installation of its newly-elected officers  on Sunday evening. The members  extend a hearty invitation to the  public of Phoenix to be present.  After the ceremony, which is to  take place in their hall, on Ironsides  avenue, there will be a banquet.  The following are the names of  the officers for the ensuing term:  Pres.,   John   E.   Anderson; Vice  be missed by the hockey club of  that town, Mr. Warren being i  enthusiastic advocate of winter  sports and a generous supporter of  the club. In 1902, he married Miss  Wilhelmina Hirsch, of Ingersoll,  Ontario, who survives him. The  interment takes place at Victoria, on  July 8th; the casket leaving the  residence, at ll a.m. to-day for the  C.P.R. depot.  Phoenix Aerie No.  Meets in Union Hall, Friday Evening*.-.  Visiting; brothers are always welcome.  Quitman- Work, W. P.  T. B. Cosgbove, TV. Secy.  Boundary Ore Tonnages  Following are the returns of the  output of the Granby mines and  smelters for the week ending June  2lst, and the B.C. Copper company  for the week ending June I6th, and  year to date:  Granby 26,S45  Mother Lode    7,900  Rawhide    6,4S2  Jack Pot  president, Algal Larson; R.S., Louis j Napoleon. .  Carlson; F.S., Emil Carlson; Treas.,  Albin Almstrom; Marshal, Frank  Carlson; Chaplain, J. E. Carlson;  I.G., Pete Strand; O.G., Gus.  Peterson; Librarian, Pete Hagberg;  Trustee, Algot Larson.  ....      j'St  Lone Star         165  Others        370  SMELTER TONNAGES  Granby 24,865 '  C. Copper Co... I4,3S5  B  592,514  274,652  105,SOS  12,237  1,890  165  6,904  673,509  321,484  j        Granby's Blister Copper  '     Shipments  of blister copper from  j the   Granby   company's   smelter   at  j Grand   Forks    for   the    past    week  B. C. Copper Treatment  The B. C. Columbia company's  smelter treated 14.3S5 tons of ore  this week, as follows: Mother Lode, I amounted to 520,000 pounds, br'mg-  7,5S9; Rawhide, 6,271; Wellington,  . .; Napoleon, 221; others, 287.  ing   the  total  shipped for   the year  up to 11,085,000 pounds.  K. of P. Lodge,  No. 28    phB��.e0n.ix'  Meets Tuesday Evening- at 7.30.  Sojourning brothers cordially welcomed.  J. E. Carter, K. ot'R. S.  H. M. Laing, 0. C.  PYTHIAN SISTERS  Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Moot* in Pythian Hull.  Lower Town  First ami Third Thursdays.  Mrs. A. D. MeKcuzie  M.UjC.  Mrs. May Almstrom  M.K.C.  BEST  Reasonable Prices  For the next 30 days I  will give a  10 Per Cent Discount  on all  work  it" you  bring this an-  rioiinciHiii'iit.  DR. L. S.  3 and 4 Zoigler Block,  N.E. Corner Riverside and Howard  SPOKAN'I., WASH.  �� I  3 1    ' * ^  , "   '       "i  * .  I'  ���H  ���J;\     '  THE    PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  wmmmm  |'l       ' 1   w  H'   / -  >\  W& V,'  T' ,    \  - '���If** '   V    J  I-  ULCERS,   BOILS,   SWOLLEN   GLANDS,   BLOTCHES,  PIMPLES, AND ALL SKIN AND BLOOD DISEASES  ARE COMPLETELY  CURED  BY THE  NEW METHOD TREATMENT  Wo desire to call tho attention of all those  nOllclul Tvttli any Blood or Skin Diieaso to  our New Method Treatment as a guaranteed  euro Cor Uic-0 complaint.. There is no excuse for any person having a disfigured face  fiom eruptions and blotches. No matter  vbethcr hereditary or acquired, our speciflo  r_r.._dlc_ and treatment neutralize all poisons in tho blood and expel them from the  system. Our vast experience in tho treatment of thousands of the most serious and  complicated cas_3 enables us to peifect a  cure without experimenting, Wedobusinoss  . on tho plan���Pny Only for the Benefit You  Derive. If you h _v 3 auy blood disease, consult uh Free of Cliiuge and lot us prove to  you how quickly oiur remedies will remove  ull evidences o_dl> case-. Under the influence  of tho New Method17'rentmcnt the skin become s clear, ulcci ���>, pimples and blotches  heal up, enlarged glnmlf. <_i�� reduced, fallen  out hair grows iu ._; uu. tiie eyc_ become  brirht, ambition oi d energy return, and the  *\p\.)< ncallzosaiie "lifoYliai opened up to  liiin '-.  -'O'J SAN ARRANGE TO WV A_TER  YOU ARE CURED  CONSULTATION K.EC  Send for Booklet on Disease* of Men  "THE GOLDEN MONITOR" FREE  , If unable to call, write for a. Question Lilt  for Homo Treatment  ff&SCENNEDY  Cor. Michigan Ave. and Griswold St.,    Detroit, Mich.  All letters from Canada must be addressed  to our Canadian Correspondence Department in Windsor, Out.   If yon desire to  see us personally; call at our Medical Institute in Detroit as we see and treat  r_o patients in our Windsor offices which arc for Correspondence and  Laboratory for Canadian business only.   Address all letters as follows:  '  <      DRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Windsor, Oat.  JWritofor our_)rivato.idtfro._.  l____M__l_!_B_affl^  >./'     =-  i. rt~ t /���  2- * .-  "rtt        t  Ki,   '1  Greenwood ^L��*^^C   J���rllltJ  Leave Phoenix, upper town, 8.45 a.m.  lower town,   9.00a.ra.  a  <<  ^Standard Time  Leave Greenwood  3.00 p.m.  PROMPT ATTENTION  TO  EXPRESS AND  FREIGHT  H. M. LAINQ, Proprietor  The White Slave Traffic  A terrible picture of this, trade  in the bodies and souls of British  girls is painted by Dr. Eltie Sayer,  in the London Times. Writing-"' in  support of the bill, now before the  House of Commons, Dr. Sayer  states:  "There are many people who are  still unaware that, probably, no day  ever passes  without several  of our  gills being  duped  and  trapped and  sold into American and  Continental  houses, whete  life lasts ��tt the most  five to  seven  yeais,  terminating'  in  lingering deaths of the most harrowing nature  which  the  medical  profession is   ever  called  upon to witness.     The   trade    is tremendously  lucrative   to   those   engaged   in  it.  Geneial Bingham, head of the New  York  police,   stated  in   the   official  government   report   that   at  a   low  estimate 15,000 fresh girls were imported in 1909.  One syndicate alone  was   making   an   annual   profit   of  $200,000.      Further,    that   in   the  burial lots ol one of these organizations, were 451   nameless' graves of  girls,  clc.      Since   then   legislation  has been  obtained concerning landing at  that port;   but the effect has  only been to change the route of the  tiaffickcrs, and  they   now  enter the  States through Canada.     The situation   in   South   America,   especially  the Argentine, is even worse.      The  pioposed British Act does not touch  questions    involving    the   personal  morality   of   individuals,    but    will  make   the   stealing  and   selling  of  girls a  felony,   instead  of  a misde  meanor as at present, and  render it  altogether  too  dangerous  a proce-  Civil Service Age Limit  A good deal  of anxiety has been  caused   in   various   departments   of  the civil service by the action of the  civil  service   commission   with    regard to the age limit for promotion.  The commissioners have recently refused   to   issue   the   ceitificates   required by law in  some eight or ten  cases,   on   the   grounds   that    the  cleiks  concerned are  over 65 years  of age.1    Up   to  a few  weeks  ago  nothing had  ever been heard in the  service as  art age  limit,  except for  letirement, and naturally those who  are affected  by the rule, which Professor Shorlt states will   be in effect  until  the  cabinet  council  definitely  deals   with  the   matter,   are   somewhat anxiou*   as  to  their future in  the service.  "The question  has been raised."  stated   Professor  Shortt when  seen  about the matter,   "and as the commission announced,  rules have been  put into   effect   similar  to   those in  force   in   Great   Britain.    We have  asked  the  cabinet  council   lo deal  with the whole quesrion.     It is only  as to promolion the  rule will apply,  and only  to  those G5  years  of age  or over.     It will apply to all the inside service.   The question has been  gone  into  thoroughly  by  the commission, and   until  the government  takes some action,  promotions will  be  suspended   to those  of or above  this age.     If the  council  decides to  leave it  simply   indefinite  we  shall  govern ourselves accordingly."  ft, v  /? -* ij  |n___  ____���_ i  1   ���>  <> <-  The New Edition of the  COPPER HANDBOOK  CANADBAN  ilf^i'^^iV'?- -' *  * prepiiration."*. ^r  insfcpiibli.lied, \<i Vplumc X, foi tho j'cms 1010-  3911, and roquuodt neatly" oighteeu mouths in  EXCURSION  ������~'rC  "in-* x^-r*j   ���"���    k   *    t  i  t  I  iit  ��,_-��� ��- MillriiB, Iioac_nng, Smoltlng, 3loflning:, Brandp,  ,". Giades, Ixapiu-iticfi, 'Alloys, "Uses, Siibstituteb,  ���-    Terminology, Doposib;  by  Districts,   fetntes,  <  Coiintuch nnd'Contioontt;  Mines an Detail,  ^v PLaliPticspf Pioduf tion, Con.uinp.ion, trnpoit.  JOxpoits. l^jniinccs, Dividends, etc  Vol. X of Uio Copper Handbook lis,.- nnd  describes r <  8,130 Mines % Companies  these descriptions ranging fiom 2 lo 3 lines, in  llio ci*.c of a dead comp.my, in wluoh else  xeforencc is. mado to .i preceding- edition giving-  a fuHci dcsciiption, up to 21 pages in the osuse  of tho Anaconda, which produces one eighth of  the copper supply of tho -woiid. Tho chapter  gn ing umic flescnptio)nK,%lnch lists tliolm ge<*  iiutnlict of mines and companies e\ei given m  .my woik of reference on tallies or mining investments, has boon    ,   '     >  ;    Fully Revised.  The new edition of the Copper Handbook is a  down boolxfl in one. coveiuig- nil ph.hcs of the  toppci industry of fclio entire -w oild    It l^ uacd  nt, the        \.  World's Standard Reference Book on Copper  by llic.ii.iiin#c;_o. thumine. Unitmaltc ninety,  odd tiui <-out. of bhu world's output of eoppei,  (���w. feii-cil in e\ur_ c iMll/ed coimUy of tho  globe It ^h Jlllcd -with FACTS of \iUl iiu  poilnnco to  THK lNVKSXOK  THE .SPECULA! OH  TKC .M1NKR  TIIK COVSUMKll  THi: .Mr.TAT.LUltUfS'i'  I'KrCRit-S1;iu buckrnm withs.ill top,oi ?7.-_  la genuine full libi-aiy moioceo  WB1TK XOW to the ediior i.ud pubhf.lici.  FARES  lo principal pdiiits in. Eastern 'Canada  i ' -      ,  ,ai_d United States. <"'  ^Tickets are FIRST CLASS,'and will  bo on sAle MAY 17,18, 24/29; JUNE 1',  0, 7, 8, IS, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 20, 21  24, 25, 27, 28, 29, and many days during  JULY, AUGUST and SEPTEMBER  Good to Return untii Oct. 31st���  STOPOVERS ALLOWED  dure for the traffickers to risk being  arrested  and convicted.    The   ease  with which  these cunning and skil-  ful people must sometimes, with the  promises  of mairiage,   of   splendid  situations abroad,  etc.,  be able  to  secure their prey was   illustrated by  an   incident   which occuned  in  my  practice about a fortnight ago.   The  patient was a waitress in the restaurant of one of the most flourishing  drapery establishments   in  the west  end.    She had succumbed to a form  of blood poisoning probably brought  on by the unhygienic conditions under which she had been living.    She  said ber wages were $1.50 a week,  that she was   provided with   a good  dinner   and-supper,' but ��thatl- no  gratuities   were   allowed,   and  that  out of the $1.25  she found her own  breakfast, paid  for her room, laun-  diy, clothes  and  tram fares to  and  from   a   quarter   of the   city whete  the lodgings were cheap.      In addi  Salvage Declined  The White Star officials state that  the Cunard  company   have declined  to accept remuneration for the Car-  pathia's   services    in    rescuing   the  Titanic's survivors.      With the permission   of   the   Canard   company,  the   White Star line have presented  Captain   Rostron   with  $500,   while  the surgeon, purser and  chief steward were each the recipients of $250.  All the  other members   of the crew  received  a   month's   pay.     Captain  Rostron,   who is a native of Bolton,  Lancashire,   received $10,000 from  the readers of the New York American.     The Liverpool Shipwreck and  Humane  society  also  awarded him  their gold   medal,   and   the   United  States   Congress   voted him   $1000  and   another  medal.     Every one of  the Carpathia's crew received a gold,  silver   or    bronze   medal   from    the  survivors.  ! From PHOENIX AND K4  1                       POINTS TO  Winnipeg"   -   -  .-  Toronto       -   -   -  30TENAY  $60.oo  91.5o  Montreal    -   -   -  105.oo  St. John, N/B.     -  St. Paul      -   -   -  120.00  6O.00  Chicago      -   -   -  New York -   -   -  72.50  108.50  Boston        -   -   -  HO.oo  A Mystery Solved  In August, 1786, two miners,  named Butterfield and Teesdale, of  tion she found hei meals on Sun-j Scranton, Durham, England, left  days. A few days later I called I their homes and never returned,  and inquired of the manageress iff and, in spite of a search in every  there had   been  any difficulty in re-1 direction,   they   were   never  found  Ask you local C. P. It. Tickot Agent  regarding routes, limits, stopovers,  etc., and for excursion fates lo olhei  points.  J. E. CARTER, Agent,  Phoenix, B. O.  J. a. Mcdonald,  Distticl I'asscng.r Agent,  NVlson, B. C.  E J. STE  h>  Ti.Mro_K nvihvisa, h ought on  _.IICH., U b A. ,,  OVER 63 YEARS  EXPERIENCE  Trade .Harks  Designs  CCKi'KIGMTS &C.  Anyone sending ar 'ett-h t��iJ doiriln.Inn may  qalohly jujoertjin on ��;mi'i> i /reo /irhcjior ��ii  Invention iaprohiib!) wiloi m?lp Oouiniiiiil. _.  tlrmaP-rictlyconlKl-iitliii. HANCBOUK on -Vrtcntu  sent fioe. Oldest uu< ney for btxuilr p p itenti.  i"i(ents takon thioauh. Mu.iu &, Co. receive  special notice, without charge, Initio  ���_l  E��va bwsjj  A hindsornely SUti'strsilctJ Ttortly. I"uc<si clc-  (Vlitti'.-i of any Htjcinlilc! jiiiam1. Torn fn-  Can-uii, airs a year, j>Ofla_t j)i0_uiM. Sold l>y  all uon^deal rs.  fiU ^ Co,3StBfo^^ 'lew Yoii  BtaucU Ofllco. ita ff 8U Waahl_���ior,. D. ��J.  I   f MONTREAL.  THE STANDARD Is tho National  Weekly Nev. spe^pcr ��� of the Dominion  of Canada. \ It Is national In all its  aims.  1 It uses* the' most"expensive engrav-  in_-_, procuring the photographs fiom  all over' tho world.  Its articles are carefully selected and  its editorial, policy is. thoroughly  independent.  A subneri/ption. ~v to " The Standard  cobts $2.00 px>r year to any address in  Canada or HJreat Britain.  TRY, IT FOR 1912!  Montreal   "Standard   Publishing   Co.,  i.Imftod,  Publishers  ESectrac Restorer for Mem  PhoSDfj JOnoI reatorea every nerve in the body  [ *n its proper tension; restores  vim and viftality. Premature decay nnd nil sexual  Yiteakness averted at once. Fhosphouol v.iU  make yon.-a new man. Price *8a box. or two far  S5. MaWft^ to ajnyaddreBs. Vbe SooboU _>rns  CTo., fit. _3a__uM_no0,Oa_.  placing  her.     She  replied that  the  one advertisement had   brought  no  fewer  than two    hundred answers.  Most of the   applicants were  earning $1.25 and some $1.00; she had  interviewed  over a dozen and some  of their stories made her heart ache.  She went on to instance firms; some  of   them    royal   warrant    holders,-  where everyone   of the girls where  to be found on   the streets at nisrht,  and to explain  how  easy it was for  them, ha\ ing once entered this life,  to disappear for  good   without any  suspicion    being   aroused.      These  girls leave   the  board  school at 14,  that   often   their   parents   are   too  poor  to   support   them,   that   they  have  been taught   no  religion, and  have received   no proper instruction  whatever  about    the   mysteries   of  life, and that they are far too young  to  enter  respectable  domestic  service.     But  they  are not too young  for  the   white   slave   traffickeis.     I  was recently told   that   British girls  were the  "most fashionable"  in the  worst houses in   Paris.     Until these  tacts���and  similar   ones���are  sufficiently   known   and   understood,   it  appears impossible  to  come   to the  rescue   of girls,   who,   sharing the  common  knowledge that there is a  teal,   urgent   and   honest   need   for  more   women   in   our  colonies,  are  being    deluded    with     pictures   of  blight  prospects, and  will continue  to leave our  .shores   lor  slavery and  death, today and tomorrow and the  next day, and the next, until legislation is   obtained."    The   writer  enclosed tlie names of the big firms ic-  The mystery, however, has just been  solved by a Mr. Neeshain, a local  mine manager, who entered a disused coal mine which has been  closed for 126 years���a few days in  fact after the men disappeared.  In the mine were found two skeletons, the elder one in a kneeling  position as if assisting the younger  one. At the inquest it was proved  conclusively that the skeletons were  the remains ot the above-mentioned  lost miners.  New Alaska Gold Strike  Another gold, rush is reported  from the far north, in the Innoke  district of Aiaska. The report says  that many miners are on the way to  the scene of the strike from the  Iditarod. Low water is causing delay in the installation ot the big  Guggenheim dredge.  fened to in her latter.  Advertise in Phoenix Pioneer.  WOOD  First-class Fir and Tam-  arac Wood, $5.00 per cord  Pine Wood,  $4.50 per cord.  Fir and Tamarac, double cut,  per cord, $6.50.  In view of tbe overwhelrrqng  mass of evidence antagonistic to alum,  it is recommended that its use in baking powders  be prohibited by law.���United States Senate Committee Report  ore: am  JBffatfe front Shapes  Approved by physicians and food  officials, both. State and National.  Awarded   highest  honors   by   the  great World's Expositions, and  proved of superior strength  and purity by the  j^y. official tests.  No Alum  NoLimePho  DO YOU  WANT TO  MAKE MORE MONEY  i t  IN placing your Newspaper Advertising,  place the greatest value on the paper with the  greatest influence on its readers.  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.  tmr  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.  . rn  Remember first, last, and always, that circulation, ccunts; that quality of service gives"  quality "in returns. The high priced medium  pays. Like the high priced servant, you will  find money well expended.  You can make more money by selling  more goods; you can sell more goods by advertising in The Phoenix Pioneer, whose con-  stituency is the Boundary district.  The way to.test the truth of this statement  is to send us the copy for your ad. right away.  The experience would not be an expensive one,  and satisfactory results are assured.  We use the most modern type and machinery money can buy, combined with thorough  workmanship���a combination which enables us  to do the best work at a moderate cost.  WOOD   DELIVERED   ON   SHORT  NOTICE. 'Phone B 32  Gust Johnson  "TITANIC."  Wietk ot Uu> Titanic, lmgi-sl, best  wii.U'n, best illustrated, and inobl at-  t-active book oven: olforod tho public  for JJ51.00. Agents wanlod; biggest  commission evei; height piopaul; outfit fioe. Send 10c, cowt of mailing.  Rush todav lo Maii-iine Publishing  Co., Box 94^ .St. John, N.B.  The PHOENIX PIONEER  I $2.00 per year, in Advance: $2.50 per year, United States#|  A, So Hood  Fire, Life and Accident insurance.       General Agents.  Issuer of Marriage Licences  Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  DRAYING  Of all kinds promptly attended  to. Rapid Express and Baggage Transfer. Careful attention to all orders.      Phone A65  James G. McKeown  fflarmsKHK       TO  $?$m��?&m?&?^w *������*��*4����iFVF=3H  ^^.���"V-v:.V:.>.V^^>.t^,^.';,^.^?'^'  mJ-^^jifla^Rtyjiffl;^Y'f^ftft(  THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITI&H   COLUMBIA.  Shes�� JfeLr ,Bfc' t'^/.dw'Pondcnt, have frequent head-  hcart-burn,. .belching of gas, acid rising in throat after  Ycatinfi   stomach gnaw or burn, foul  breath, dizzy spc_��'  poor^��^variable appetite, nausea ' at   times   and .. ktfdrecT  If yon havo any considerable number of tbe  ���b0T��^���TWPtoms you arc -.uiTcring from bilious-  ,nesa.torp,d liver^w-th ^digestion, or dyspepsia;  Dr. Pierce'- Goldca Medical Discovery is made  up of the most valuable medicinal principles  Known. to medical science for the permanent  cure of such abnormal conditions. It is a most  efficient liver mvijjorator. stomach tonic, bowel  ;       regulator and nerve strengthens.  TtuU H��!do? Itt?1 Pi8!ov:c,7" �� not o patent medicine or secret nostrum,  �������a!1-��- ��. a I���1in*red,en*�� bong printed on its bottle-wrapper and attested  ftSfL* ��'"J100 ��* **?eso will show that it contains no alcohol, or harm-  XCS'iST!^ dnig!,i ltL,8,n fluid ^tract made with purc^ triple-refined  forest nh.nC PW^M-n"^' from���the roots of native American medic,,!,  torcst plants.    World s Dispensary Medical Association, Props., Buffalo, N V.  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  issued vvj.ek-.y  at Phoenix, British Columbia  Subscription, 2.00 per year  .2.50 to United States.  G. Kay, Publisher.  AJ. VJttmfcUNCl SOALK  Application for Liquor Iiiconeo (IK) tiny*) . .$5.00  CortMcftte of Improvement notice (_0day_)$7._0  'Application to Purchase T-iind notices (00 days)  '        ................. ���...._.............. S7.J50  Delinquent Co-owner'n'otlco. (90 days)'.'.. ;$10.(J-  Small..Water NoticoH CIOdayn)..;....;.;.; 37.50  Allothor legal lulvci-Iwini,', 12' cents'a lino,  HlnfcrlO; column, for the flrnt lnnoi-.Ioii; and 8  cents a lino for each -iibMcquent iiitiorUon, noii'  paroil moaBurorneiH.    ' :���(.;-.  I^The  Queen's Hotel  COMPLETELY REFURNISHED AND  REFITTED  We beg to announce the reopening of the Queen's Hotel.    This  popular hotel has  been  completely  refitted throughout;  everything new and up.to-clatc.    Large lofty rooms,  heated with hot water.    Perfect lire appliances.  Might and Day Service  Patrons of this hotel will  find ;i��.  it all  the  comforts of home.  Perfect satisfaction, is assured, all our "-uests.     It'is  the most centrally located hotel in.town.  Bar Stocked with Best Varies, Liquors, Cigars  SATURDAY; J ULY 6,  1912  Chisholm & Hartman,; Props.  |\^ FIRST STREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE  MilkSupply  Should come from healthy and vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  manner Saparated Cream insures purity and  quahl-y-. The Dairy produces both.  THE   DAIRY      J.W.Hannam.Prop.  I  SPRING  SO ITS  For the man who wants the very best in clothes, this is the  stQre. There are no liner clothes made. Tailored in the latest and  most stylish models to suit the tastes of business men and young  men. We're showing unusual values and we are certainly making  a hit with those who know "what's what."     This is headquarters  for  ci  PROPER CLOTHES  a brand which has won large favor all over Canada. We feature  them and take a .good deal of pleasure in showing- them. We  know you can't look at them without wanting- to buy, and you  won't find any better clothing anywhere. Our business is growing-at a rate that keeps us fairly on the jump.     Must  be a reason!  ThOS��   BfOWn        Men's Wear Exclusively  an effort to"stem the tide, Lady Jane  Taylor,    one   of   Britain's   society  leaders, is at the head of a big Sunday school crusade against thei" ir-  religion   of socialism.     She has  a  large   follovving    and, many   other  ladies    have   gathered    round    her  standard.     The news is both interesting   and  timely,   for after all  is  said,  the  socialism   now advocated  is  but  a thinly-veiled effort to  destroy the   religious  sentiments arid  beliefs   that  have   undeniably   been  a  strong  comfort   to  millions   and  carried us so  far on   our-journey of  progress    and   enlightenment,.and  which  has   incidentally  given  us; a  liberty (not perfect by any ���' means),  but infinitely superior to that which  novices on economics and  soap box  reformers   are   striving  for. ': The  socialists have yet to learn how deeply-rooted the ordinary man's religion  is.     How   deep   it  is   can   only   be  guaged by attempting to uproot it.   :������.���"        ���  i      .....  Sale of Town Lots in England  The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in London, ling., have taken  action with a view to putting a  stop to the indiscriminate sale of  "wild-cat" town lots on the English marker. As a preliminary to  this move they have requested all  British firms dealing in Canadian  real estate to pledge themselves to  the following conditions:  (a) Not to offer' for sale any land  described as Canadian town lots or  similarly termed, a plan of which  has not been registered for subdivision in accordance with the provisions of the Local Land Titles Act  in Canada.  (b) Not to distribute any map or  plan of any property intended to  promote the sale of that property as  town lots which does not show the  whole of the town in or near which  the property is situated, and which  does not bear on the face of it the  following information:  (a) The scale, which may not be  less than two inches to the mile.  This applies to cities which at the  last census had a population of  100,000 or under. In respect to  cities having a larger population a  smaller scale key plan may be used;  (b) Radial circles of distance from  Great Northern Railway  Round-Trip Excursion  RATES TO THE EAST  A few samples-Other reductions to  many  Eastern  and  Middle  West Points in Canada and United States.  WINNIPEG  MONTREAL-  QUEBEC  HALIFAX      -  TORONTO    -  $ 6O.00  105.OO  10S.oo  1 27.2o  91. 5o  DENVER   -  ST. PAUL -  ST. LOUIS  CHICAGO  NEW YORK  $ 55.00  60.00  70.00  72.5o  1 o8.5o  Tickets are first-class, on sale different dates in July, Aug.  and Sept. Final return limit Oct. 31st. Liberal stopovers allowed. Option of returning through California at slightly higher  rate. '  For full particulars call or address  W. X. PERKINS, Agent.  J  Canada's 41st Birthday  Monday last was the 41st anniversary of Canadian confederation,  the entry of British Columbia taking  place on July 1st, 1871.- On that  day this province joined hands with  the rest of the country and con-  sumated that which for years had  been regarded as but a dream���a  united Canada���a British North  American Confederacy, stretching  from the Atlantic to the Pacific.  Since that eventful day, all has not  been smooth sailing for B.C. There  has arisen times when the people of  this province developed a tendency  to break away; in fact the advisability for such a move at one time  was freely and openly discussed and  feeling ran high throughout the  province. Happily, however, wiser  counsels prevailed, and at the present time there is no mote devoted  province to the confederation than  that of British Columbia. Strictly  speaking it was not until the advent  of the present government at Ottawa that the full rights and prerogatives of this province have been recognised. In a great measure our I rec��grnsed centre of the town;  present satisfactory status as a pro-1 (c) The existing boundaries of the  vince is due to the decided stand  taken by   Sir Richard   McBride  and  D. J. MATHESON   Insurance Agent  FIDELITY BONDS, PLATE* GLASS,  COMMISSIONER FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDENT  PHOENIX,   B. C.  | TOILET SOAPS    PATENT MEDICINES  ORDERS TAKEN FOR ANYTHING IN THIS LINE.  In compliance with the suggestions of our customers we have  now put in a most complete line of Patent Medicines, including  the most up-to-date remedies, as well as the old and tried standard  compounds.  New Stock of Kodak Films and Supplies  NEW STOCK OF AA WALL PAPERS  WHITEWARE CHINA--New Patterns  Kodaks���>We will show you  the easy way to take and  make Pictures with a Kodak.  AL ALMSTROM  All the Latest* Newspapers, Magazines  ��� j -<~.  his colleagues, whose persistent ad  vocacy of British Columbia's claims  have been so successful that before  many months all those outstanding  differences which have caused so  much friction will be amicably dis  posed of.  municipality;  (d) -The land registered for subdivision marked ��� distinctively in  color, shading or otherwise;  (e) Population of the town at the  last census;  (f) The address of land titles  office, where original plan of subdivision is filed  d. l. Mcelroy  'SOLE AGENT-FOR PRINCETON  COAL..',. ,*."  ^____________ ,  >' < > '\ *' .* ���  Dealer in Lumber, Shingles, Lath  and Cedar Poles.     Stull Laggan.  First-Class Fir & Tamarac Wood.  MOVING MACHINERY OUR SPECIALTY  Judgment on the Marriage Law/ A dismal Forecast  Referring to   the  recent judgment/      Another, two . centuries   or   so   of I  on  the   marriage  law,   the  Toronto] expansion at the present rate  is cal-  Globesays:    The   judgment   of the   cu'ated   to   make  the  old   countries]  of the world a herd of dreary places,  says the  editor  of the Sj'dney Bui-1  letin (Australia).     They will contain  If Tired of Wood, try Princeton Coal  Cleanliness our Watchword  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 Hotel  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  Ice Cream and Soft Drinks  After the Opera House Show or Dance,  acquire the habit, and drop in at Tony  Cervo's Ice Cream Parlor and treat your  _rirl to a dish of Hazel wood Ice Cream.  Fresh supplies daily.     The aroma of our  _>  Havanna   cigars   will   win   you   a   home.   i  KNOB HILL AVENUE  mMa&dBJ^JOtapSI&aWk^ltKimWhNWt  Supreme Court on the marriag-e  law questions narrows materially  the ground of controversy and points  the way to a final settlement. It removes altogether the issue upon  which public interest was largely  centred, for Sir Charles Fitzpatrick  and Mr. Justice Anglin, who are  Roman Catholics, join with their  three Protestant colleagues. Sir L.  Davies, Mr. Justice Duff and Mr.  Justice Idington, in stating without  qualification or evasion that the Ne  Temere decree has no more force or  effect iu Quebec, so far as the civil  law is concerned, than in any other  province, and I hat Protestant ministers have the same right as priests  of the Roman Catholic communion  to officiate at mixed marriages.  Hereafter, therefore, any person  suiri.esting that a Catholic who has  been married to a Protestant by a  Protestant minister is not married  at ail in the eyes of the civil law, is  liable to bo dealt with as is any  other slanderer.  There remains but one issue of  importance. Has a Protestant minister or any other person authorized by the statute to perform the  marriage ceremony in the province  of Quebec, the right to marry two  Catholics, or can Catholics in Quebec be legally married only by a  Catholic priest?  The Menace of Socialism  The clergy in the north of ling-  land declare that atheism is extending with alarming speed, in unison  with the  advance  of socialism.     In.  ____________  no quiet spot in which two lovers  may get out of sight of their prying  fellow creatures; no place where a  man may propose to a maid save in  the presence of six listeners; no  leafy retreat where a bard may compose a scrap of verse without a  dozen onlookers pointing over his  shoulders at a dubious rhyme. Even  the homicide will have to leave the  body of his victim on the roof unless  he is prepared to bury it in the full  glare of publicity. In the England  of some three centuries hence, with  its two thousand million people���assuming the much-valued birth-rate  to continue���mankind will probably  sleep eight in a bed, and seclusion  will be the luxury of the very rich.  aakSMsmMnmBamitBmamm'*an*MB&mzimmB}9x��ammL^v*mniiu\.im\*\i***mMi-it,i^mm)mimw\ i���j_b_pcwpi��������_____m��.Mi    mmhi        in i     ���^^"-  Spring Rugs and Carpets I  Coupled with price   reductions  throughout  our immense f  stock that will make this week the most opportune time  of the season for the purchase of the new spring rug or  carpet. All the best products of the best mills in America  are shown in a broad range of most desirable colors and  patterns, supplemented by an excellent showing of elegant rugs that leaves nothing to be desired by even the  most particular purchasers.  20 per cent Discount will be allowed  on all House Furnishings for all June.  Wedding: purchasers.  The Speaker of the British Mouse  of Commons has ordered that the  overseas members of parliament be  given access to the members' lobby  and other special privileges at St.  Stephen's.  G�� F_ Edwards The Furniture Dealer  ammaaMS^iWttaesoaisBiSXKatyamam  Wl jW-Eray _flifa_*M--_��li_^  ���peciaJ for  Chicken Halibut  Ideal Bologna  Fraser River Salmon  Cold Cooked Ham  FRESH CHURNED CREAMERY BUTTER  in One Pound Bricks and 141b. boxes  FRESH FARM EGGS, 35c. per dozen  a a  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  .. C.       PHONE 2  iiiiiiini i un mil���iifiini ii n iniirniTi-nrrrnfiinrri-irr-TrTT'Trn  ���m  ,-vi  i-? I  ��v I  -".if  i  *  5  I'l )  \) ���  THE    PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Is Open  for  the Season  MAGNIFICENT DANCING PAVILION  -    ORCHESTRA BY CHAS. B. KING AND ALEX. STBUTZEL  Splendid Baseball Park, Picnic and Camping Grounds  , t   ���Unrivalled Mountain, Forest, Stream and Lake  Scenery.     Dark room for Photographers.     New  , Row Boats and  Launches  for  hire.      Bass and  Trout Fishing���finest in the country.  Roomy and Well-Furnished Tents on the Grounds.  Best of Accommodation in New Large Hotel.  Modern Equipped Diningroom.  You can live as cheap here as at home.  Conveniently reached from Fife, Cascade or Laurier.  Regular Stage from Cascade.  Full line of Provisions and Camping Outfit in Store on  the Grourids.  Friendly Societies,  Clubs, Orders and Parties should  write for dates and terms.  OLE JOHNSON, Prop.  CHRISTINA LAKE, British Columbia .  '>"-_  The Deane Hotel  Only Miners Home in the Boundary  Newly  Furnished  from  Garret to  Cellar  Geo. Hoffstefcter is paying a few  days visit lo his children at Colville.  Neil McCallum of tho Dominion customs service at Grand Forks, was a  visitor to tho camp for a few days recently.  Mrs. W. S. Cook (nee Hogarth; of  Rossland, is a guest at the Brooklyn  hotel. She returns to Rossland on  Monday.  Alderman M. Kane left on Thursday  for theLilooet district, to complete his  annual assessment on some claims he  has acquired in that locality.  I Dan Matheson, who has charge of  the Consolidated company's properties  at Amsworth, was in town during the  week.    He left for Nelson on Friday.  D. Docksteader, chief of police, accompanied, by Mrs. Docksteader, returned on Tuesday, from Spokane,  where Mrs. Docksteader has been visiting for some weeks.  When visiting Greenwood, be sure  and call at the Club cigar store. W.  G. Kennedy, the proprietor, will make  you welcome. For information about  Greenwood and district, ask tho affable  Walter.  J. D. Knox Wright, district secretary of the Canadian Bible society,  was a visitor in tho town during the  week. On Tuesday the secretary addressed a meeting at the local Methodist church.  The ladies of the Methodist church  will servo ice cream and cake, also a  light tea, on the afternoon and evening of July 10th, in the building adjoining Morrin, Thompson and Co.'s  upper town store.  The Services on Sunday in St. John's  Church are: Holy Communion at 7.30  a.m., Morning Prayer at 10.30, Holy  Communion at 11 a.m., Sunday School  at 2.30 p.m., Evening Prayer at 7.30,  Rev. L. B. Lee, Rector.  GEOLOGICAL CONGRESS  TO MEET IN CANADA  Series of Excursions Arrahged-  Duke of Connaught Consents  to Become Hon. Pres  i���__. . ���.,  To invite a person to board at your hotel is tantamount to an  offer to take charge of his happiness and comfort as long as ho  is beneath its roof.    We offer to do this, and all who accept  our invitation can rest assured that no effort will bo spared ou  our part to faithfully carry out our share of the contract.   Our  guests will find a lome-like, feeling,  best of food  and  skilled  .cooking, with a quick arid pleasant service.  '  -'-j  --.*���  "THEMINERS' HOME" DOMIN'��"  L______i___________w/���� 1 & ��� "tttt**.... * V.-r-���c' AVENUE  S^^^^swMB^rewStfejB *'-s!S> '4&ei't$fcs��!*t3i!b-'X) ���_$_~��i*__>.!!ji_l...*' ^.^^^^^^^^^^^^^^������������^������������������____________B_H___i  111k m -I  B^ig^. ,^|y.ri amu^ p a I NT E D  CHINA  ->._��.  We havtf'.a very vice selection to choose from.  NOTHING- NIGER FOR WEDDING PRESENTS.  SMALL PLATES, SLOO, $2.25 and $3.00  LARGE PLAQUES    -        -     S2.7G to SS.OO  BON BON DISHES  (nicely painted)   Sl.SO  up  The largest attendance ever seen  at the motion picture performance was  that of last Tuesday. The films were  of an unusally attractive kind, and  afforded much amusement to those  who were present.  The stated services in the Catholic  church are as follows: First and third  Sundays in the month. Mass at 10  a.m., Sunday School at 2.30 pm.;  Evening Service at 7.30 p.m. Rev.  Father Choinel, pastor.  . From now on, M. L. Williams will  receive regular shipments of fresh  fruits and vegetables. Orders for goods  will be strictly attended to and delivered. Located next door to N. J.  Carson's clothing establishment.  ���-Methodist Church ��� Sunday��� school  and Bible class, 2.30 p.m.; evening service, 7.30 p.m. Prayer meeting, Thursday evening, 7.45 p.m. The subject of  the sermon will be, "Investments that  Pay." A hearty welcome. J. J. Nixon,  pastor.  Presbyterian service will be held on  Sunday evening, at 7.30 p.m., in the  lodgeroom, Miners' Union Hall  The    press   throughout   Canada  have been requested to draw the attention of the public to the meetings  of the International Geological Congress which are to be held next year  for the first time in Canada.     It is  proposed to hold the meeting of the  Congress in Toronto, beginning on  or about the  21st  day of August.  The Congress will continue   in   session for eight days.  .The following  topics have been selected by the Executive Committee as   the   principal  subjects for discussion:  The coal resources of the world;  differentiation in   igneous  magmas;  the influence of depth  on  the   character of metalliferous  deposits; the  origin and extent   of the  pre-Cam-  brian  sedimentaries;   the   sub-divisions,  correlation   and   terminology  of the pre-Cambrian; to what extent  was the Ice   Age   broken   by  inter-  glacial   periods;   the   physical   and  faunal characteristics of  the   Palaeozoic   seas   with   reference   to   the  value of the   recurrence   of seas   in  establishing geologic systems.  Since the first meeting in Paris in  1878, meetings  have  been   held  in  Italy, Germany, England, the United  States    of    America,    Switzerland,  Russia, Austria, Mexico and Sweden  At the last Congress held in   Stock  holm in 1910 there   was  an  attend  ance of 850, and it is  expected that  this   number   will   be   exceeded  in  Canada next year.  An extensive series of excursions  are being arranged to illustrate the  typical   geology   and   mineral    resources of Canada.     These   excursions will take place during August  and September and will extend from  Cape Breton and Halifax on the Atlantic to Prince Rupert and Victoria  on   the   Pacific, and   from   Niagara  Falls on the  Southern  boundary to  Dawson City near the Artie  Circle.  Geologists from every quarter of  the-Globe will attend the Congress,  and for many it will be their first  visit to Canada. They will include  professors from the leading universities and mining schools, officers of  the various government geological  surveys and mining departments,  and geologists and mining engineers  in private practice.  The value of the   annual   mineral  SPECIAL LINE OF  n  Matt re  Made from long Cotton fibre, Art Ticking.  These Goods will last a lifetime,  and it would pay you to call and  inpect them before purchasing  elsewhere. Call Today.  Special Price $12  All the Latest Designs in  Linoleum;  and everything in the House-  furnishing line, at the  VERY LOWEST PRICES.  m  m  m  M  l7_y&_  N. J. Carson & Co.  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date  Hotel in Phoenix. New from cellar  to roof. Best Sample Rooms in the  Boundary, Opposite Great Northern  Depot.      y    y      Modern Bathrooms.  *c ���!  tit *.^  '���-���->.  - j'\i  BtiSt'  STEAM HEATED.  James Marshall, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C.    A cor- _   _        dial welcome.    At the close of the ser-j output of   Canada   has "steadily 7n  vice, the Sacrament of the Lord's Sup-/���r , , , ,    7    "  ���   -      -- '   ' creased year   by  year   for   the   last  thirty years   and   is   now   over one  hundred million  dollars.     Consider  ing, however, the known  resources  [per will   be dispensed.      Rev.  J.  I Munro.  T>. L. McElroy, who returned recently from a horse-buying trip to    the  ROYAL  BILLIARD  PARLORS  Beautiful Selection of Pipes, Cigars  Tobaccos. All the most popular  blends of Cigarettes, etc.  .���*rrs*X  Cosgrove & McAstocker, Props."  i Vj  _%-  ::V  BLACK   -   TheJ^A^T  otiier side, was singularly fortunate in I and the   enormous   territory   whose! contribut'ng'   Orally   both  �� �������� ����_jr___^.~"����������*�����". ��������.��.. u. h_e _  ^te_sa__$  money  Mineral Act  v '      FormJi1  O^RTmCATE OF mPI.oVKMl__.TS  ���      NOTICE.  ^.,^"i;'.?T?����'2. Claim.  a    i *        **uuv_j emit?)        j ;  Dated thi_ 10Ul <&��^ A^^JXc.ricr.lH.  P-J-MATIIKSOv! _\ffciu.  .     Mineral'Act.  _     v Form, F  ^^no^PROVEUBT,.  NOTICE  \  H Reeves KiJ^'m^'? ��?vj?8a. and Cf^'  inU-nd. sixtyd_v*_roinil.C.rtlflcllto Xo RJ07*]'  to the Mining iJecon^"^/^ tytt0*' **Wr  provoments. foi- th_ V.���,?Fa<Jerti��i-.ite of im-  (ft  New Oilfield "Discovered"  Another oil field  has   only recent-  ,ly   been   "discovered"   in    Albert-  and   .nc-dpntally    another   fie?_    J  operations! has   been  opened   ���? for  ?C'. "?i Caigary real CStale h"  incrt. ��� adyance K'uard of grraft-  ���� parasites should be expected in  Phoenix within a few weeks.  A Rock-drilling Contest  Spokane,  July 5.��� The  Spokane  Interstate Fair will feature among-  its amusements this year a miners'  rock-drilling- contest,   which   was  a  strong- drawing-  card at the shows,  of 1907  and   1908,  and  in   view of  the  increased interest  in  mining- at  the present  time,  the  management  believes that  the  contest will prove  very popular.     A number of expert  drilling  teams  have  signified  their  intention of competing for the generous   prizes   ofTered���$400   to   the  winning  team,   and   $100   to    the  second best���and   attempts will  be  made to better the  record made by  McNieoI     and   Pickens,   of   Butte,  who, in  1908,   punctured  a 56^in.  hole in   .solid   granite   in   the shori  fme   of  15  minutes.      Information  as to entries, etc., may be obtained  iron.    Conrad    Wolfle,    superinten-  dent of contests, 418   Hutlon bui.'d-  >n_r. Spokane.  arp regarded as two of the finest specimens of heavy horseflesh in this district  Each of the animals turn the scales at  14001bs., and are in excellent condition.  Harry Carson, son of Mr. and Mrs.  N. J. Carson, who is a student on the  rolls of Manitoba college, arrived home  on Tuesday to spend the summer vacation with his parents.    He reports a  scarcity of rain  throughout the province of Manitoba.   A few hours after  he passed through Regina the disastrous storm struck that town.  It is becoming more and more difficult in Phoenix to make one self understood in the official language of  this country. All we lack now are a  few Chinks, Doukhobors and Turks.  The city council should advertise the  camp's attractions in the newspaper.,  of Morocco. By all means, while we  are about it, let us complete the family  of nations.  is small,   and   Canada  needs   more  men and more money for  prospecting,    development   and    operation.  This she can best secure  by attracting,    not    the   general   public,   but  those people whose bnsiness it is  to  engage in such  industries and  who  understand      their      management.  Geologists    and    mining   engineers  are obviously those best able  to influence opinion in   their   own   countries on   the   subject  in   which they  are   recognized    authorities,    henceI  Field Marshall, His Royal Highness the Duke of Connaught, the  Governor-General of Canada, has  consented to become the Hon. Pres.  of the 12th Congress.  A copy of the circular, giving full  particulars of the'" Congress can be  had by addressing W. S. Lecky,  Secy. Executive Committee.Twelfth  International Geological Congress,  Ottawa.  HECO STEAM LAUNDRY  Doii'L worry about your washing,  just  send   your   clofches   to   thbe  ���tml nan Lhetn, ttnd return th  i eady for U.,e.  Iil?-?AW,MND    GENTS'    SUfTS  OI^ANBD A3VI.  PRESSED.  A Trial Solicited.  oir_e5c..   Dominion Ave.  Another   family    left   Phoenix   on  Wednesday last, when Dune. Mclnnes,  accompanied    by Mrs.   Mclnnes and  their daughter departed for the coast  district.    Mr. Mclnnes,   who has been  a resident of the camp for many years,  has purchased land near Pit meadows'  and intends to clear it and  erect his  future home upon it.    Their departure  will be viewed with considerable regret by a large circle of friends here,  whose best wishes will follow them to |  their new home.  Chas. E.  King made the round of  the Boundary cities this week and has  arranged with several baseball teams  to participate in a grand baseball tournament, at Christina lake, next week  end.     The teams who will contest for  the big cash prizes will include Grand  Forks,    Cascade mills,   Danville  and  probably a team from this city    Com  mencing on   June   lath,  the   touma  the opportunity afforded by the  meeting in Canada of so many  eminent specialists should not be  neglected. Every effort should be  made to show to the world that  while our known mineral resourses  are large, we have an immense undeveloped territory awaiting the advent of the trained prospector.  Meetings of various geological  and other scientific societies have  been held in Canada in the past,  but this is the first occasion on which  Pythian Sisters Installation  The   installation    of   officers    of  Mountain  Temple, Pythian Sisters,  took   place   on   Thursday   evening,  Mrs. ]_ffic Marshall, D.D.G.C.,   being the installing  officer.     The following are the names of the officers  installed:   P.C.,    Mrs.    May   Almstrom; M.E.C., Mrs. Carrie Geddes,���  E._>.,   Mrs.   Elizabeth   Pope;   E.J.,  Mrs.  Julia Docksteader;  Manager,  Mrs. Effie  Marshall;  M.   of R.  and  C, Mrs. Mary A. McKenzie;  M. of j  F.. Mrs.   Edith   Elkins; Pro.,   Mrs.  EN   ONLY  If you come to  me for treatment  expect  to  be  cured.    If others  have   failed   expect me. to cure  you.      Unless   I  know that I  can  cure you   I   will  , not accept your  ' case, and in every  instance   I   treat  by my own original    advanced  and    scientific  methods.  MY FEES ARE FAIR, AND MY  CURES ARE PERMANENT  the   International   Geological  Con-1 f"an    M^���on;     Guard,     Mrs.  gress has met here  and  the   oppor-13?���* &> ^""J .  After the co��-  11       'elusion of the official  business, the  sisters    dispensed   ice   cream   and  other   seasonable   delicacies   to   a  number of friends who were present.  .Spermatorrhoea, Organic Weakness, Lost Vigor, Varicocele, Hydrocele, Contracted Disorders,  bpeciflc Blood Poison, Piles and  strictures���restoring all affected  organs to normal and healthy action  in shortest possible space of time.  visit  DR. KELLY'S  GREAT MUSEUM  See alUho foiniH of Discuses of Men  Consultation and uwtnicWve booklet .rue  fit office or by mnil.  tumty will not occur again for many  years, since the  meeting,   ate   held  210 HOWARD STIIRKT  SPOKANE -       - WASH  triennially in the different countries  of the world  Canadian geologists are fully alive  to the high honor paid them and  their country by the selection of  Canada for the meeting, and they  are being generously assisted in preparing for it by the Dominion and  Provincial Governments and   by the  EYerv  men. will be an additional attraetimi.   railway and mining corporations, as  ^ ni&Miia. professional men, all  Celebrate July Fourth  The sons and daughters   of  Uncle  Sam, resident in Phoenix, celebrated  their national holiday by a dance in  the Minors' Union hall.     About thirty  couples were present and the excellent  program  of   music   provided by   the  King-Strutzel orchestra   was greatly  appreciated   and   kept   the   splendid  .      _. If1oor occupied until the small hours of  ot  whom  are! the following morning.  k      Is Interesftd and should kno'  ...about the wonderful  MARVEL Whirling Spray  The new Vaginal Syringe.   Best  ���Most convenient.   It cleanie*  instantly.      Ask your  1 druggist for It - -  mJpv_Vot suppl>' ,h��  MARVEL accept no other.  but send stamp (or illustrated  book-sealed. It elves full p,1r(|c.  uUrs and directions Invaluaole to ladles.  WINDSOR SUPPLY CO..  Windsor. On*. ��� Ceneral A_ents for C,  _ Ihe famous King and Strutzcl or-  thestra are open for a few engage-  1, J I we?ccP,fc,i,S Sundays, Sundays  and Wednesdays. Write quick for  terms, care of Fife Postoffice, B.C.

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