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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jul 7, 1906

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 MY:VJ  _  5  ��� i  B^  'tl  Boundary Mines Produced $17,500,000 in  value within six years.  r; JUL 10 1906   ��*.._!_��       '        ���.'^���"11  ;N ^/CrortAPfeoet3iix is the Centre  ~ alia   Leading   Mining  Gamp  of Boundary*.  AND   BOUNDARY \ MINING  JOURNAL.  Devoted to the Interests oftthe Boundary Mining District  Vol. VII.  .    PHOENIX,   BRITISH COLUMBIA, SATURDAY. JUI.V 7, 1906.  THE  Big    Store  SHIRT WAIST SUITS  We have just  placed in stock a  shipment of the  very newest things  in Shirt Waist  Suits. The styles  are all natty and  the patterns pleasing. We are also  showing some  very dainty things  in white Shirt  Waists with both  long and short  sleeves.  No,    34.  STRAW HATS.  We now have all the new styles in Straw  Hats. They are the coolest thing to wear  and are always neat.  SUMMER SUITS.  ,Bn>f ^B��__^^pi)wffl;B��^TB*q����<w��i��n_i\__-��nBa-0  A two piece summer suit would be very  comfortable for the next few months. They  are in great demand at present but we think  we can supply all comers.  THE     BMG     &TOJFTJE>  dominion day  in Boundary  Crowds  Visitj Phoenix  to  Celebrate.  Special Trains, Good Prizes andiGood Weather  Make  the Event  Successful.  Perfect weather assisted materially  in making the Dominion Day celebration in l'hoenix this year the success  it was in every way. Two special trains  arrived over ihe C. P. R. in the morning, bringing about 250 passengers, in  addition to the large number that arrived from the surrounding valleys by  team. One train came from Midway  and Greenwood and the other from  Grand Forks, with good representations from each place. Music for the  celebration was furnished by the newly  organized Phoenix I��'ire Brigade Band,  and remarks were heard frequently  complimentary to the article furnished  by the musicians, who have had their  instruments less than a month.  There were some disappointments,  one being that no outside hose teams  mustered up courage to contest in those  events, for which the largest money  ever offered in the Boundary���$400���  was put up. However, it resulted in  the money being left in Phoenix.  In baseball but one outside team  arrived to compete, that from Greenwood, but in the machine rockdrilling  events, no less than ten teams entered,  details of the latter being found in  another column in this issue. Phoenix  won the baseball game with a score of  5 to 3.  Hose reel racing took place between  the regular Phoenix team and one  made up by the Eagles, which had  been practicing somewhat. In the  hub and hub contest, the Eagles broke  their harness in the first start, and  w.ere fairly be^s"-tbersr'cord time.;!":  the wet test, however, they redeemed  themselves. The Phoenix team made  good time in running, but for the first  time in a long time, failed to get water  ���being one of those flukes that will  occur occasionally. The Eagles then  ran and secured water in 26J/. seconds.  Horse racing on Dominion avenue  resulted as follows : Free for all, running, J-4 mile, four entries���Joe Richter first; Chas. Buber nf Midway, second, followed by E. Lanneau and Ole  Berg of Greenwood. Owners up, }{.  mile, Joe Richter first, Chas. Buber's  Lady May second. Pony race���Chas.  Richter first, Ole Berg second. Slow  race���Harold Bell first, Eddit; Swanson second.  Following were results in Caledonian  sports held Monday:  100 yards dash, H. A. Muuro first,  W. M. McBeath second.  220 yards dash, H. A. Munro first,  W. M. McBeath second.  Miners' race, Harry Jackson first,  Win. Murray second, P. Cook third.  Fat Man's race, over 200 pounds,  James Murdock. first, and A. O. _.<.t<_-  rious second.    Five entries.  'In the evening a ball was given by  Phoenix Miners':Union No. 8, in the  new hall. There have been some well  attended dances' since the hall was  finished, but this of last Monday was  a record breaker for attendance, it is  thought, music being furnished by  Manl'y orchestra'of Republic.  Second Day.  Following are results of the Cale  donian and other sports held the second day of the Dominion celebration  here :  Baseball game���Trail vs. Phoenix,  resulting in 3 runs for Trail, and 1 for  Phoenix.  Standing high jump, four entries ���  H. A. Munro first, V. M. Sherbino  second. ,  Running high jump, four entries���  H. A. Munro first, V. M. Sherbino  second.  Running broad jump, three entries  H. A. Munro first, XV, M. Murray second.  Running hop, step and jump, four  entries���H. A. Munro first, V. M.  Sherbino second.  Standing broad jump, seven entries  ���V. M. Sherbino first, Harry Jackson  second.  Pole vaulting, four entries���Charles  Thornber first, James Morgan second.  Three legged race, three entries���  Munro and McBeath first, Thornber  and. Jackson second.  Putting 16-pound shot, fourteen entries��� Martin McHale first, R. C.  Walker second.  Mountain climbing contest, five entries���Archie Murray first, Wm. Murray second.  Boys'race, under 16,-100 yards���  J. O'Connor first, Robert McMillan  second.  Boys' race, under 12, 75 yards���N.  E. Murray first, Herbert Farquharson  second.  Boys' race, under 10, 50 yards, Eddie Murray first, Raymond Peterson  second.  Girls' race, under 16, 50 yards, Helen  Gordon ltr.it, Ada Pierce second.  Girls' race under 1 2, 50 yards, Cora  Dawson first, Cora  Blackmore second  In the evening a s-.cond ball was.  given under the auspices of the Phoenix Miners' Union No. 8, at ihe hall,  thus closing up the two days' celebration.  Celebration   Echoes.  Piper Gunn, of Nelson, brought over  his bag pipes, entertaining crowds of  highlanders and lowlanders at the Hotel Balmoral during the two days. The  Cock o' the North and .other tuneful  lays could be heard there at any time,  day or night, and the highland fling  was much in evidence.  The baseball club erected a commodious grand stand for the occasion on  the ball park, which was well patronized  All stores, postoffice, bank, custom  house and mines were closed Monday-  Five banners were flung to the breeze  across various streets. One of them  admonished the visitors to "Watch  Phoenix Grow," the Phoenix being  represented by the mythical bird. The  electric light decorations, under the  direction of XV. C. Hower, added considerably to the brilliancy of the occasion after daik.  Supt. Holman, of the Mother Lode,  was noticed here during the celebration.  Treasurer Wooster, of the Granby  company, who comes to Phoenix regularly twice a month on business, came  up- Monday' especially to take in the  celebration and get awa> from the excessive heat in his home town.  :  Wm. Murray, who took second  prize in the mount lin climbing contest,  says that Aichie Murray, of Grand  Forks, who took first prize, could give  a mountain goat pointers on hosv tc  get down a mountain quickly.  Secretary McEachem, of the cele-  oration committee, was one of busiest  men in town, and worked indefatigu-  ably for the success of the events. As  fast as prizes were earned he issued  checks for the respective amounts.  George H. Collins and Mike Calla  ghan, who have recently discontinued  work on the Washington and Idaho  up the North Fork, were interested  celebration visitors.  Saturday at Rossland, with C. E. Gil  len presiding, and Smith Curtis secre  tary. The sale of the Oro Denoro  mine to the B. C. Copper Co. for 15,  000 shares of that company was unanimously ratified. The Denoro Mines,  Ltd., is the owner of other mining  pfoperty.  G. B. Dennis, of Spokane, who is  acting for a strong New York syndicate, and on whose behalf J. L. Mar  tin recently bonded the Marshall,  Monte and Forty groups in this camp,  is expected to arrive here shortly with  some eastern engineers to look over  the property and decide where to begin the diamond drilling that has been  determined upon.  A meeting of the Red Rock, Lulu,  Bald Eagle and War Eagle companies  was scheduled to be held at Sherbrooke, Que., on June i6th, to authorize selling the properties to the newly  organized Phoenix Amalgamated Copper mines, Ltd. On June 27th another meeting was to be held to ratify the  proceedings of the previous meeting  This is all incident and necessary for  the getting of the affairs of the Phoenix Amalgamated in shape to begin  operations.  EXAMINED THE  SNOWSHOE  Ch  arles Biesel Will be  New  Manager.  Expected   to  Resume   Before  August 1st.  I Snowshoe may be sent to one of the  ! Boundary   smelters if satisfactory ar-  ' rangements   for  its   treatment can be  made, but some of it at least, is l'kely  to go over to the Trail works.  George S. Waterlow, vice-chairman  of the Snowshoe Gold and Copper  Mines, Ltd., who has been in eastern  Canada for some time, left Montreal  this week for British Columbia, and  matters will come to a focus likely on  his arrival.  Trall-Pfaoenlx Ball Came.  One of the best ball  games  of  the  season   was that played on   the   local  grounds Tuesday   afternoon   between  the      Trail      nine,      champions      of]  the Kootenays, and the Phoenix team,  Boundary Mining Notes  Following the announcement, made  a couple of wetks ago by the Pioneer,   so far this year champion nine   of  the  that the Snowshoe mine had been sold  culright to the Consolidated Mining  and Smelting Co. of Canada, Ltd. (C.  P. R.), it now appears certain that this  well known and excellently developed  Phoenix property will be started up  in full blast some time before the first  of next month���if present arrangements materialize, the ore being shipped to the Trail smelter, where the  copper smelting facilities have recently  been considerably increased.  Il is known that Charles Biesel, of  Rossland, who has been business  manager of the Centre Star and War  Eagle mines in that camp for some  time, will be in charge of operations  at the Snowshoe when it resumes. Mr.  Biesel was a visitor here last Tuesday,  and took occasion to go all over and  through the Snoeshoe mine, as far as  it could be done without unwatering  the shafts, being shown around by XV.  XV. Carter, who has been in charge of  the property while not being worked.  Mr. Biesel exptcts to return shortly,  when something definite will be known 1  about the time of reopening the mine, j  It is likely that when ore begins to  be sent to the Trail smelter from the  Snowshoe, il will be shipped in box  cars, so as to obviate the necessity of  bringing back empty ore dumps the  1 25 miles of railhaul, and at the same  time utilizing the merchandise cars  coming into the Boundary and now going out empty.  It is   possible   that   the, ore ol  the  Boundaiy. With its small amount of  practice this year, the Phoenix boys  hardly expected to win, but they put  up a good game, the score being three  to one at the close. Following was  the line-up of the teams:  Trail Position  Fuller Outer Field.  CiUtium.h..St'i-oiul   Buse.  Potter First  Base .  Lewis Rii;l\t  FieKl.  Woods 'I'lliid Base. .  Johnson.... Short    Stop.  t-ioillil Left   Field. .  MeCreaty Catcher  ..  King....' Pitcher ..  Phoenix  . . . McKelvev  . .. .McClung  . .. .Sherliino   Kelly I   Coihetl I      Miller  . Mi'Astocker   Haver, y  .Stiutzel and  McKelvev  ,   ..    1 ���-j  )   1   o ��� 1  McCreary   for  Strut/el    .1111  The scores by runs was:  Trail o   1   1   00  Phoenix o o o o o  Batteries ���Ring and  Trail, and McRelvey  Haverty tor Phoenix.  That evening the Trail team left for  Chesaw, where they played a game on  the Fourth of July; also playing with  Greenwood on the return trip Thursday evening.  Mrs. William Delahay visited Rossland this week, taking over the little  son of Mrs. J. II. Treverrow, who has  been living with her for seveia  months.  A. S. flood, A. B. Hood and Geo.  L. McNicol spent Sunday and Monday as the guests of E. W. Monk, on  Kootenay lake, on a boating and fishing trip  An electric hoist is to be installed  at the Strathmore, near Greenwood.  Active surface operations at the site  of the new $100,000 Granby shaft are  now under way.  The last car of ore shipped from  the Skylark, netted the company over  $5,000. It gave returns of $162 per  ton.  Two diamond drills are being worked at the McKinley mine, Franklin  camp, and will later be operated at  the Banner.  J. B. Macaulay is working a small  force of men on his property in Kim-  berly camp, about six miles from  Greenwood up Boundary creek, where  he is getting good values in the tunnel  being driven.  Work has been started on the foundations foi the new ore bins for the Dominion Copper Co.'s Idaho mine.  This mine has never shipped a ton of  ore yet, but will be one of the largest  producers of the company before long.  It is claimed that the recent turnover of the Oro Denoro mine to the  British Columbia Copper Co., was on  the basis of $1 25,000 for ihe property.  Some 15,500 shares of B. C. Copper were exchanged at the market,  about $S.oo.  Only one of Boundary's three sine  ters was in operation all of this week,  that at Boundary Falls. The B. C  Copper smelter is being extensively  enlarged, and the Granby smelter was  blown out for the holidays to make  repairs. The shipment and treatment  tonnage is, consequently, light this  week.  Sunday a small section of the floor  of the flume at the Granby smelter  caved in, necessitating the bljwing out  blast furnaces a little sooner than an  ticipated for Dominion day. Seven  'furnaces are now in blast once more,  the No. 2 furnace now unde.goin:; extensive enlargements, and will likely  be idle most of this month.  A meeting of the shareholders of  the Denoro Mines, Lid,, was held last  Two Weddings this Week.  Last Tuesday Rev. Samuel Lundie  officiated at the wedding of Mabel  Lucretia Russell, of Grand F'orks, and  Samuel Stanley Addis jn, the ceremony  taking place at the residence of the  bride's sister, Mrs. Meclill, in the  Graves-Williams building. Mr. Addison formerly lived at Stony Mountain, Manitoba, and is now lot omotive  engineer at the Granby smelter, the  couple making their home in future at  Grand  Forks.  1906 TAX VALUE  ���   IS $535,450  Roll Made Up by   City   Assessor.  Outside   Levy     Made  School Purposes.  For  The regular semi-monthly meeting  of the city council was held Wednesday evening, there being present Mayor Rurnberger and Aldermen Kane,  Oxley and Brown. The city clerk and  assessor presented the assessment roll  for the year 1906, and the council decided to hold a court of revision, to  hear complaints, if any, against the  _ssessmciu, on Saturday, August 18th,  at 2 p. m , in the council chamber of  the city hall. The court of revision  will be composed of the following, by  resolution of the council: Aldermen  Oxley, Kane, McKenzie and Marshall,  and it was ordered that the usual legal  notice of the meeting be published in  the Phoenix Pioneer and the B. C.  Gazette.  On the finance committee reporting  favorably on the following accounts,  they were ordered paid:  B.C Telephone Co $  11.35  Thomas Drug Co        1.80  Yale Columbia Lumber Co...     31.00  George C. Hale.    105.00  Pioneer Publishing Co.......     14.00  j D. J. Matheson      17.50  ! Joseph Lancaster       10.00           1. .0  _L  On Wednesday Mr. Lundie also  tied the nuptial knot for Elizabeth  Yard, of Durham, Yorkshire, England,  and Alexander Wilson McKinley, from  Tweehar, Dumbarton, Scotland, the  ceremony taking place at   their   home  on Second street, under the Church of for permission to trade Church street,  England.    The groom is employed   in   near his stable,   and   it   was  granted,  W.  H    Docksteader   Phoenix Electric Lighting Co.   i26.o_  Alex  Strachan         2S.50  M. Mclntyre . ...     21.25  M. Mclntyre requested the   council  the mines here.  Mae Hours Unlvergal Above Ground.  Announcement was made at the  Mother Lode mine of the British Columbia Copper Co., last Saturday night,  that thereafter the time of surface men  at the property would be nine hours,  with the same nay as heretofore. The  Granby Co. put the nine hour rule into force at its mines last week, and the  Dominion Copper Co. did the same  thing this week, the surface employees  of all kinds working nine hours, now,  instead of ten, as heretofore." At the  Mother Lode mine the rule has been  heretofore to work nine and a half  hours, it being now cut down to nine  hours. Thus all three of the big operating companies in the Boundary have  voluntarily made the work day for  their surface employees somewhat  shorter, with the same pay as heretofore.  Latest Prices in Metals.  New York���Copuer, electrolytic. .18.-  37H@if_8.75; lake. $18,715�� *19.00  Bar .Silver,   65  Lead. *5.75 to *6 00.  subject to the supervision of the board  of works.  Assessment is $5.5, .50.  Assessor   Matheson's report to   the  city.council on the taxable property of  the city, contained the following totals:  City propert)���  Improvements ..$138,850 '.   ���  Land   Values..     159,950  School District,  outside city limits,  Improvements ..$114,600  Land   Values...   123,050  $297,800  $237.65��  Total assessments ....$535,450  The last part of" the assessment,  which is outside the municipal limits,  is for local school purposes only, and  is made under the recently amended  Public Schools Act of the province.  Inside the city limits, the most valuable property is listed as the four corners of Knob Hill avenue and First  street, which are assessed at $1200  each, exclusive of improvements. The  lowest value placed on any property in  the city is $1 50 per lot for some outside residence property.  ? BOUNDARY DIVIDENDS.  NAMK OKOOMl'ANV  CAPITAL.  Caviboo-McK.int_._y���gold ;  Cintnby Consolidated���copper j  1  Providence���s l<*tr '  $ 1,250,000  15.0-<i.000  t^**^^**^***^**^*^**;****^* NW s*tt*^4*;_��**;***^��'<tf***^tf*:��;��tt'<(f  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  JCLY  The following table gives the ore shipments  of Boundary mines   tor igoo, for   i<;oi, Icr  1902. for 1903, for 1904. for 1905, and 1906, as reported to the Phoenix Pioneer���  ���  �� 4��i \j 1 1 i.-iu 11    , ircnii 1  T B.C. Miue Sin:  ���  li. Bell Sur  $ Km ma Sut  Mink. Camp.  Granby Mines Phoenix  Snowshoe Phoenix  B   C. Copper Co,  Mother Lode ....Deadwood  Bonnie Belle- Deadwood  Dominion Copper Co.  Brookly n-Stem wmlr.. Phoenix  Rawhide Phoenix  Sunset Deadwood  Mountain Rose Sam mil  Athet.stan JackpoUUVilnptu,  Morrison Deadwood  minit  Summit  Summit  Oro Denoro Summit  Senator Summit  Brey Hogle Summit  No. 37 ....Summit  Reliance...., Summit  Sulphur King Summit  Winnipeg Wellington  Golden Crown Wellington  King Solomon \V. Copper  3ig Copper W. Copper  No. 7 Miue Central  City of PatU White's  Jewel Long Lake  Carmi West Fork  Solly West Fork  h ambler  West Votk  Butcher Boy West Fork  Providence Providence  Klkhoru  Providence  Strath mo 1 e Providence  1900  64.553  297  5.3-*��  1901  231.762  1902  3<>9.55S  jo.Soo  1903  393.7ia  71,212  1904  549.70  1905        I9^>6  65J.SS.   -JiVi���  9y,u34    141,320    I3S.��79    1741*9*    '7*-S67     75 *i:  7.455      15.731  19.494      47,405  150  I4.Sn  5.040  3-339  19.305  3 *��� 35��  3.0TO  1.759  4,5*6  1,076  2.250  650  3.53��  2J.937  '5.S37  303  37,90o  16,400  3.45��  J"  1,040  7S5  "_5  48J  Mi5  *7S  665  J5.I0S  5."50  4,747  9.435  3.>*>7  ���,S33  33  1.0  6,404  PllMt    ���  WVfk A  9,.-.6 *  t  t  t    ���  14.   ��  ',55'  <-)5  42  t  2,OCO  SOO  W3  400  A Preston Sky lurk    ..  I Prince Henry  Skylark      y Skylark Skyliuk    ,  A Last Chance Skylark      K. P. U. Mine Skylaik  Bay -..Skylark  Mavis Skylark  Don Pedro Skylark  Crescent Skylaik  Helen  Greenwood  Kuby Boundary Falls      Kepublic... Boundary Falls      Miscellaneous      3.^3�� tef  ill  &\  * *  w  S i  The  |      This town is beautifully situated, 42 miles from Grand Forks, on the banks of the North Fork of Kettle River, and is surrounded on all sides by the largest and richest  | Copper showings in British Columbia; namely, The McKinley, Gloucester, Banner, Jumbo, Maple Leaf, M. S., Victoria and many others.  |      The townsite streets are cleared.   The Government Wagonroad has just reached the town.   The Kettle Valley road is now rushing construction to this camp  ��� Great Northern surveyors are in the field and it is definitely announced that sixteen miles of the road will be built this summer.  t        a . u -4. ��� .      _* \       v.  ���.._��� -��� '      * *��� a       <- . FOR FULL INFORMATION, ADDRESS   .  ?       A large hotel and store buildings are now m course of erection.   A water works  | system is being installed.    From one to two through stages leave Grand Forks daily. A. Elv^lVlNE Sill I M  &  CO., (jfcinu   _TOrKS, B.C. !  ���  t  ������������  The WorRingman's Dinner Pail  is incomplete unless it contains  a   generous   supply   of   exhilarating  M*  Tea.  The Phoenix Pioneer  And Boundary Mining Journal.  [HOtD OK SATURDAYS BV IK-  P lONEER PUBLISHING CO.  AT PHOR-IIX, B. C.  WIL-LCOX. MANAacn.  W. B.  Telephones  Business office No. 14.  Manig ,r'8 residence, No. 15.  SO��SC��IPTIO!��8 IH  ADVAKC��.  Per Year $>.oo  Sis Months  1.15  If you are not a subscr ber to this paper, this  an invitation to you to become one.  Advertising rates lurntsheo on application.  Legal notices 10 and 5 cents per line.  Four weekly Insertions constitute one month's  tdrert -Inc.  1906       JULY.  1906  Sun. Men. Tut*. Wad.   Thu. ....    Sit.  123  8      9  10  15   ��6 n  22       23   24  29   30 31  4  5  6  7  11  12  13  14  18  19  20  21  ��5  26  27  28  They do not often have serious railway wrecks in England, but when they  do they do it up brown, as it were, unfortunately.  Percy Goodenrath  has   hit  Banff, j  and become attathed  to  the  staff of  Crag and Canyon.    Banff had  better  watch out or it will receive some of the  best publicity it ever had.  1 Canadian packing houses are not  I losing any sleep over the self-inflicted  troubles of the Chicago packers.  They are simply making good and sawing wood while the moon shines,  They should be certain, though, that  they do not live in glass houses.  Some of the good people of Grand  Forks ought to muzzle that correspondent that sends out so much misinformation about the place. Boundary  people know that much of it has no  foundation in fact, but outsiders are  not so well posted. Boosting is a good  thing as long as the truth is being adhered to.  Greenwood is to have its telephone  system rebuilt on the metallic circuit  plan, such as Phoenix has enjoyed for  several years. It is-time something  was done for the town at the foot of  the hill in this regard, and when the  B. C. Telephone Co. has expended  $10,000 or $15,000 in this way, the  system in the Boundary will be in first-  class- shape.  Travellers from the North Fork report that splendid progress is being  made by Contractor Tierney in the  building of the Kettle Valley lines up  that way. The North Fork and Franklin camp bid fair to furnish a goodly  ore tonnage to the first railway built  into that section, that whole country |  being now the scene of the greatest  activity.  his deportation. On arrival at Vancouver again, he was arrested and will  be tried on one of the several charges  still hanging over him. His release is  one blot on the government of Sir  Wilfrid Laurier that none of the Grit  press attempts to justify.  Greenwood merchants get a large  amount of business from Phoenix.  This fact needs no demonstration.  The livery stable proprietors in both  towns can testify to the large amount  of traffic between them. And yet,  not a mov.: by those most benefited is  being made to improve the mail service  from Greenwood to Phoenix. Supposedly it requires two days for the  regular transmission of mails between  the two copper cities, which are only  five miles apart. In reality it often takes  from three to four days, and we do not  know how much longer. If the au  thonties at Ottawa would stop changing postmaster-generals long enough  to let one of the honorable gentlemen  become familiar with the business,  through his subordinates, it might  help matters some.  Si.WM FRUIT PRIZES IN SPOKANE.  Iti-  T.UI   Prcaiimt la   these   Depirtmeatf  crease* trim $1,750 _��� S5.IM.  Five thousand one hundred and fifty  dollars in premiums in the fruit and  vegetable departments are offered this  year by the Spokane Interstate Fair,  as against $1,750 offered in the same  departments last year. This year's  Fair opens September 24, and will  last two weeks instead of one as heretofore, and in every way will be more  than twice as strong. Contests between the counties will be chief among  the attractions, for the Spokane Chamber of Commerce has donated $2500  for premiums to be< given by the counties or districts making the best exhibit. The first prize will be $1,090  cash; -the second, $500; the third,  $300: the fourth, $200, and the balance will be divided between the other  counties and districts exhibiting, and  for the expenses of this contest. -Besides these, the Fair management will  give premiums amounting to $1500 in  the fruit department.  Old Chronic Sorer  As a dressing for old chronic sores,  there is nothing so good as Chamberlain's Salve. While it is not advisable  to heal old sores entirely, they should  be kept in a good condition, for which  this salve is especially valuable. For  sore nipples Chamberlain's Salve has  no superior.    For sale by J. B. Boyle.  PROVINCIAL.  James Dunsmuir has sold his interest in the Victoria Colonist to a syndicate of Victorians.  '1 he mountain lumbermen's association have advanced the prices of all  lumber one dollar per thousand.  Fire recently did $12,000 damage  to the residential part of Sandon, including the home of Wm. Davidson,  M. P. P.  John Houston, ex-mayor of Nelson,  has opened an office in Goldfield, Nev.  to deal in "prospects and mines, mine  leases, mining stocks and   real estate."  Steel has been laid  on as much of  the C. P. R. into  Nicola as  has been I  graded, that is to a point a little above  the junction of the Coldwater and Nicola rivers.  Fruit growers in the vicinity of  Keremeos have formed an organization to be "known as the Similkameen  Fruit Growers Association. Frank  Richter was elected president.  Western., railway Dominion subsidies include, Kootenay Central, from  Gold'.n to the boundary line, $595,200;  Kettle river valley railway $160,000,  50 miles; Wellington & Uuion Bay  extension of C. P. R. island line  $176,000.  Last week's fire at Nakusp, did  $25,000 to the mill and yard of the  Yale-Colnmbia Lumber Co., which  was partially insured. This will throw  a heavy strain on the company's other  three mills, at Nelson, Robson and  Cascade, to fill orders already booked.  All records for large trees in British  Columbia forests have been broken by  the felling of a gigantic Douglas fir, at  Rock Bay, B. C. The tree measured  99 feet in length when trimed to lumber size, its diameter at the butt was  11 feet 6 inches and its diameter at  the top 4 feet 10 inches. The tree  contains 18,600 feet of merchantable  lumber.  P.  0.  Box  56.  ._^08��S��Xi>i_<S*X��X^^  Phoenix Market. 'Phone 2.    S  P. BURNS & CO., Ltd.  Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants.  Choice Line of Fresh and Cured Meats.  Poultry, Fish and Game in Season.  All    Orders   Receive   Prompt  Attention.  Market- at Greenwood, Grand Fork. , Midway,   Eholt and   1111  the  other  principle Cities mid Towns in B.C., Alberta and Yukon.  Headquarters: Headquarters for Boundary:  NELSON, B.C. (...KENWOOD, B.C.  HALLLTT  I.aukisti.i., Solicitor,  Notakv  I'iiIiI. A   til ess :        IIAI.I.I.-IT.  Krdfo:d M N.  I_  ... .Will's  Codes  ( HrilloKl M  } Mil ciny K  < l.-ll.d'. .'  (in-.11 wood, B. C  TUCK   COLLINS,  SHAVING PARLORS  anii BATHROOM.  Hotel HhIiiiomiI ,. .,  Cor. !*lr��l & Knob Hill Ave    ��� HOKNIX, B. C.  vf    KingEdward Lodge, No.3ft  j| A. K. iiimI A. M.  //-i\      Keijulsr communication 8 p. m.     St.  tj't..  _\N,-    ond Thursday ol each month.  X,VV(    Kmerneiit intM-tiugs axcRll .fl;..lm,oiiir  '  Np'    ��       Hall. Mclllllr Uliick.  Greenwood StagC  LlIlC \\  I). II. MOHKII.I..  Se.M-.N  K. It.  -lOL'CIIKK, M.D.,  W.M.  Saved His C��n_r_de'f Life.  "While, returning from Grand Army  Encampment at Washington City, a  comrade at Elgin, 111., was taken with  cholera morbus and was in a critical  condition," says Mr. J. E. Houghland,  of Eldon, Iowa. "I gave him Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea  Remedy and believe saved his life. I  have been engaged for ten years in immigration work and conducted many  parties to the south and west. I always carry this remedy, and have used  it on several occasions." Sold by all  druggists..  Leave Phoenix    -  Leave Greenwood  Standard Time  I. O. O. F.  SNOWSIIOK I.OIXM. NO..1.  I Metis every Monday levelling   Ht Miners' Hull.  VislliiiK brethren cordially invited.  Chas. McCagne, N. <���.  Uko. K. Mkad. Rec. Sec'y.  Murciio Martin, Per. Kin. be.)  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.      ��� j ~~ h/^j^^y   HOOK  J. S. McCAGUE, Proprietor, t  GRE^n  ?"$#*���  PROVINCIAL ASSAYER  ��� i Control nnd  Umpire nssjiyinj; :i  mmcikHv.    v:itu-  �� ! pics rrcfivetl  by   mail   of t-xpfrs*  ifniul  __ [ awl returns made ntxl tiny. �� 01 n- p<*1.-n.-..  solic'ted.    Or;* shippers h^cm!  GREENWOOD.  B. O.  BEGINNING FEB- 15, 1006.  THROUGH Q  TOURIST  SLEEPERS  EVERY DAV IN THE YEAR BETWEEN  SEATTLE and CHICAGO  via the  Great   Northern ��� Railway  "The Comfortable Way"  Route of the famous Oriental Limited  For detailed information apply to  M. M. Stephens, Agent,    or S.G.Yerkks, A.G.P.A.  Phoenix, B. C. Seattle, Wash.  D. MORRISON  JEWELER & OPTICIAN  Washingtonian legislators have quit  business and gone home. Ottawa sol-  ons will do the same directly���when  they've all had a crack at that Lord's  Day Observance bill. ���  South Wales was recenly visited by  an earthquake shock, which naturally  stirred up the inhabitants. If it shook  up some of the proper names in that  country, they might be more pronounceable.  It appears that poor old General  Stoessel, the Russian commander who  surrendered at Port Arthur to the victorious Japanese, will lose his head for  saving the heads of thousands of his  compatriots, who would have been sacrificed had the siege been prolonged.  That is the Russian style of doing  business, and the sooner the style is  ohanged the better for Russia and the  rest of the world. We boast of our  modern civilization, but this does not  look like it.  OUR COPPER CORNER  MATTERS OF   INTEREST   TO   THOSE   INTERESTED  COPPER   MINING   INDUSTRY  Tbe Butte Mine*.  The reports of the Butte (Montana)  mines for the twelve months ended  June 1, show the following gross and  net receipts:  GROSS .NET  $16,613,537 $5,753,265  IN    THE  It is unfortunate that we cannot  favor our eastern friends with some  of the cool nights that prevail in the  warm season on the Pacific slope. This!  is one of the advantages we who live  in this delightful climate enjoy.  Mirabile dictu. The C. P. R. used  regular passenger coaches for its special  trains to Phoenix on Dominion day,  and dropped the idea of its box car  specials, so well known in the past in  the Boundary.    Things are improving.  Probably not all of the deals lately  reported in the Boundary will be carried  through  successfully, but  a  fair      Desire Brothier, the beast who was  proportion of them will make good and | liberated from the New Westminster  will add that many wage-earners to the' penitentiary    before   completing  The public eye is now centered to a  considerable extent on the Lord's Day  Observance Bill, which is beng put  through parliament at Ottawa as fast  as such a drastic measure can be rushed. While it is being emasculated to  a considerable degree, it will doubtless  be sufficiently drastic when finally  passed so that it will make people all  over the Dominion sit up and take  notice. Its strict enforcement will be  the surest method of its quick repeal.  When the legislators at the Dominion  capital tackle the job of legislating the  people at large into being good, they  are running up against a pretty good  sized proposition.  Anaconda.  Boston and  Montana..   15,509,832  Butte and  Boston .. .     2,821,319  Parrot      1,397,406  Trenton ....     1,549,099  Washoe ....     1,146,981  North Butte.    5,480,545  Butte  Coaliton* ...     1,929,568  Alice  31.524  *Four months.  6,158,109  i.o75.892  277,015  S4T.528  1,848,208  441,298  def 5,871  BOSTON AND   MONTANA.  The net earnings of Boston and  Montana, one of the Amalgamated  Copper Company's properties for the  past eight years, have been as follows:  189899     $2,882,955  1899-00    3,701,510  1900-01     7.��43.3��2  1901-02     1,639,695  1902-03  4,o53.465  i9��3-��4  4,574,498  i9��4-��5   5.855.620  1905-06  6,158,109  , Copper Dlrldeodi.  Company��� Total to date.  Amalgamated  $37,803,102.25  Boston and   Montana 46,775,000.00  Calumet and Hecla. . 95,350,000.00  Anaconda  29,250,900.00  United Copper Co  3,225,000.00  Calumet and Arizona 4,500,000.00  Quincy  15,970,000.00  Utah Consolidated... 4,392,000.00  Greene Consolidated 4,594,400.00  Copper Range  2,494,446.00  Osceola  5,208,800.00  Granby Consolidated. 943,630.00  Hohawk  500,000.00  Wolverine  2,910,000.00  Tamarack  8,880,000.00  j Phoenix Livery Stable  William R. Matheson, Prop.  I  Everything New  CARRIAGES    AND    OTHER    RIGS  HORSES AND SADDLES. SEVERAL  " "HUNDRED CORDS OF DRY  WOOD  Delivered to any part of the city.  Entire Outfit New and Up-to-date.    A share of the public  patronage solicited.     'Phone 37.  DOMINION AVE., COR. BANNER ST., PHOENIX, B. C.  Local Time inspect rforS.  F  (High Clii-s Goods ii1iv:i)-k in Stuck )  Grand Po ks. B  & N  OREGON  Shopj Line  and union Pacific  ONLY   LINK   LAST   VIA  Salt Lake and  Denver.  Two Trains  Daily.  Steamship ticket, to l.ump<  foreign countries.  HIHI .illlKI  Leaves  Daily  Spokane Time Sellc��lr'r  ICITccliv. Nov. 22 I9<j  Al i-t .  l>ail<  ����  ����������������  If You Do Not Read The  PHOENIX PIONEER  And Boundary Mining Journal  7_.tja.ni. 1'AST MAIL���To nnd from  Coriir tl'Alen? t.i*lt icl, V.1M11-  iiiKlon Gnrtiettt t ulfnx Pull-  imtii, ���Moscow, ���Point. royf  Wait shin ��, Dayton, W ii IJ m  W'nUa, Pen 1 etoit, Hakcr City  am', nil point* J_*a_tt  h ��.��,>  \:y�� p. in. KXPKKSS���Hoi 1'ai min^lou  r.Ht field, Colfax, Pullman  Moseow.I.e .v.Ktoii.Portl-iml  San I'rancisco, Maker Oily  and all points KAST.  HXI'RKSS ��� From all points  Hast, Baker City, Snn Francisco, Portland, Colfax, (Jar-  field and KitrmiUKtoii n,io�� m  ���KxccplSunday.  SHOUT MN'K TO C.\ 1,1 KUKN I .\ .  Sun FYiiiiriscn-I'urtlaiHl Route.  SteamerM sail from Amsworth docx,   Portimid  al 8 p. in. and from Spear Street wharf, SanVrHit  clsco, at io a. nt. every, five days.  For  further  information   as  to rat est,  tunc  Irainjt, equipment,etc.,add. ess  GHO. J.  MOHI.KK.General Agent,  kiverside  Ave.. Spokane. WmwI.  You will not keep up-to-date on the progress  of the  Total $262,796,378.25  present population of this  prosperous  district.  Dominion Day has come and gone,  it being observed to a greater extent in  Phoenix than in any other place in  the Boundary. The several hundred  visitors here from outside points  last Monday testify that they had an  enjoyable time,  the  serving of his seven-year sentence,  through political pull with Hon. Fitz-  patrick, then chief justice of Canada,  and who made tracks Jfor Seattle and  defied the pro\ incial attorney-general's  department, is once more in jail at  Vancouver. The Americans at Seattle would not permit this human vampire to stay in Uncle Samuel's land  and the Washington authorities ordered  banking business entrusted to our keeping  receives the most careful attention.  EASTERN  TOWNSHIPS   BANK  HEAD    OFFICE:  SHERBROOKE.   QUE.  CAPITAL.  RESERVE.  Fifty-Threi! Branches in Canada.  Correapondents iu all parts of the World.  S3,000,000    I    Wm. Farwell, President.  Si,900,OOO  IAS.' Maceinnon , Gen'l Mgr.  Savings Department.  A. B. HOOD, Manager  Phoenix Branch.  Great Boundary Mining District  In British Columbia.  The Boundary has produced ore valued at nearly  $20,000,000 in a little over six years, and in 1906 its  output is expected to be $6,000,000. It has three  modern smelters���one of them the largest in Canada���  and about 20 shipping mines, sending out some 4,000  tons of copper-gold ore daily.  The Pioneer   is   entirely  different   from   any  other paper  Hospital Donations  Lidt of Donations:  reeeivnl   _im-i- .J111 .  1st, 1905, to the Phoenix   (iem-riil   Hoe-  pi tal: ^ ..  Casbfio K. lloirt-ll  Cash J25   j. ii. MHcnulny  Canh|s A. 1��. Berrv  Bookcase ��� A. H. 11. Clark  Bed I.ineTl.4 dor Ho.pital I.mli.��   Aid  Cnsh'$5o.' K  T. llaiik  Cash $io Jas  McCrcath  Cash j-5 Canadian Kand Drill Co.  SprlllK Cot A. B. Hood  Maple <5yrup  />  Friend  Gentleman's Dressing Gown Mrs. J. B. Boyle  Old Linen Mrs. I. Crawloid  l Ilox nooks Mrs   I). A. W. Hodircs  Cash J20 A Ornnd Forks Hrieml  Dominion Copper Co Full Set Hollei Tubes  Cord Wood K. Mucklcs*  Average Prices ot Copper.  ���New York���  Electrolytic. Lake.  It is  published   in   the   heart  mineral belt at only $2 per annum,  ested here it is worth  five   times  money orders payable to  of this marvellous  To any one inter-  as   much.    Make all  Month.           11)04    1005 1004  Jjwmarv....l2 410 15.05 12.553  -���(!l>ruiuy...l2.0(i.'i 15.010 1L'.245  March 12.208 I5.20S 12 250  April   12.922 14 018 13.120  May 12.758 14.027 13 000  June 12.200 14.073 12.309  July 12 27!) 14,888 12 500  August 12...42 15.70 12 408  SepteMiibet-.. 12.404  15 !.H5 12.020  Outoher ....12.004 10.3S 13.117  November . .14.283 10.680 14.455  December .. 14.000 18.400 14,850  1005  15.128  15.130  15 045  I.. 010  14.820  14.812  15.1 05  15.73  15.078  J 0.44  10.85  18 28  Y��ar 12.820 15.020 12.000    15.73  PIONEER   PUBLISHING   CO.,  PHOENIX,  Sample copy sent on application.  B. C.  COLUMN COLLEGE.  Founded 1892���Incorporated 1893.  NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C.  Provides 11 Christian home Tor atud-  cntH of both sexes at moderate rales.  Has a preparatory class for junior slud-  ents, doinj; grade public school work.  Does high school work, confers all hiph  school privileges, and prepares for teachers' examinations. Teaches all branches  of a Practical Business Course and gives  Diplomas. Gives a liberal education in  its Collegiate Course and in the Ladies'  Course for M.E.L. and M.L.A. In University work, can take students through  the complete ArtB Course, nnd tho degree of B.A. can be obtained from Tor-  onfo University, which the college is in  lut affiliation.  For fuller information and terms write  Rev. W. J. Sipporell, B.A., B.D , Principal ;orE#r. J. P. Bowell, Bursar.  mm��^H}f<^  T3! I  S4*  THE PHOENIX FIONBKR  >  WINES  AND   LIQUOR*  We  buy in carloads direct from llie Distiller :  Walker's Rye in barrels and half barrels  "       Canadian Club, Imperial and Baronial in cases.  Gooderham & Worts' in barrels.  " "        Special and ordinary in cases.  Brandies���Jules Coadon & Cie,   Charente,   France,   Octaves, half octaves and cases.  Scotch���Roberlson, Sanderson & Co.,   I.eith,  Scotland  Octaves, half octaves and cases.  Imported and Domestic Cigars and Cigarettes.  9(**^^-4^er^^4f^^ew0^^^4^^^^t^  Liquor  Co.,  GREENWOOD, B. C.  PALACE LIVERY STABLES  MURDOCK MclNTYRE, Prop.  25  Horses,   Full   Livery  Equipment,  Including Three New 13uggies.  the it- i  wood ft:  1   Harness  Shop in   cither ftrceu-  *.   nid Forks, have mocked up  villi   IlH.11t.ss  I'urta,  Lake Ice  Prompt  Attention  to   orders  nt tiny hour of day or night.  a*-  Rossland's Grand  Union celebration  under  auspices  of the   Miners   Union,  Council and  Citizens.  and   the  Mayor,  Two Days Carnival of Summer Sports  Monday, Tuesday, July 16,  17/06  Rock Drilling Contests, Horse Racing, Lacrosse and Baseball,  Sawing and Chopping Contests, Running and Jumping Races of a'l  kinds, Tug of War, Trap.'zo and Slack Wire Performances, Ualoon  Ascension, Fire Works and general sports.  A programme wich will outrival in its variety and excellence  any heretofore witnessed in British Columbia.  $3,000 ��� IN PRIZES ��� $3,000  Fcr Inlte. particulars apply t<>  J. R. MOBRISON, Secretary.  ���fcj  I Church Services Tomorrow  Methodist���Sunday School at 2:30  p. in. evening service 7:30 p. m.  Thursday evening, prayer meeting and  choir practice. A cordial invitation to  all these services. Rev. J. Wesley  Miller, supply.  St. Andrews' Presbyterian Church,  Preaching Service tomorrow at it am.  and 7:30 p.m. Sunday school and Bible  class at io:ooa. m. A cordial welcome  to all.    Rev.   Samuel   Lundie, Pastor.  Catholic���Church of Our Lady of  the Good Counsel.���Divine Service  every 2nd and 4th Sunday of each  month. Holy Mass, 10 a.m. Sunday  School, 2:30 p.m. Vespers and Bene  diction, 7:30 p.m. Father J. A.  Bedard. O.M.I. Pastor.  Church of England-Services, 1 st and  3d Sunday in each month, 3:30 p.m.,  by Rev. J. Leech-Porter of Greenwood.  Latest Mlnlof   Stock Quotations,  ASKKD bid  AuicricauBoy   1 u)i  Hen Hur         . :'/,  Illaclr rail          3 2  B.C. Copper  $8 50       |8 00  Canadian Gold Melds        ���}% 6J.  Cariboo, Camp McK (ex-dlv.)         3 2\i  Center Star        46 40  Crow's NcBt Faun Coal   C. M. it S. Co. of Can 13^ 00    130 00  Denoro Milieu _         9 8  Dominion Copper  3.25 _.i/>  KlUhoru-Rouiidary  30 .6  Hairvietv         3 1  Fisher Maiden         3 2  Want  ,  1 1  Granby Consolidated $12 00     )i_ _,j  International Coal       48 45  Jumbo       23 16  Morning tilory   1  Mountain Lion   Pathfinder      5M 4..  North Star, (K. K.)         4  Payne  4.S 8  Quilp  5 4  Rambler-Cariboo            36 20  San Poll  iy. 2\i  Sullivan  2}4 2  St. I-ugene    .1 05       : or  Tom Thumb  2  Waterloo (Ass. Paid)  lii 1  White Bear ���  3H 3  GREAT RECORD  IN DRILLING  Matheson and McQuoid Made  109 1-2    Inches.  McDonald and Rankin Bored  .02 Inches.  THE COMFORTABLE. WAY.  S. F. & N. RY.  Daily  Lrave  PHOENIX  } Spokane.       Seattle,  I Kverett, Bollingham  9:00 a.m.j Vancouver Victoria,  and        all        Coast  I points   I Spokane, Fernie,  9:00 a.m.   Winnipeg, St. Paul,  ! Minneapolis   ': Grand     Forks,    Ke-  ���    ���    ,    public, Curlew, Mar-  9:00 a.m.��u9alld  Kerry (Mid.  ! way)   I Northport, Rossland  I Nelson - ���  Daily  Arrive  6:25 p.m.  6:25 p.m.  6:25 p.m.  6:25 p.m  ��_a.  THE COPPER HANDBOOK  A |ir:i.-tiral hook of nearly a tliou-jaii'l pages, u-nful to all anil necessarv to  wm. t in,mi cii.'ii^e.l in any bnnurii nf t   �� (Jopper In-lastry.  If. fin-is will puss tmistiT wiilt the trained srienti.ts, and its language is  .a.-i|\- iindfr.-ioixl bv llie every iliiy in mi.  it is 11 ilozi;:) books in one, covering the History, Uses, Terminology, Geography, Ceoloey, Chemistry, Mir.eralojiy, Metallurgy, Finances and Statistics of  CoppiT.  lUjives the plain facts in plain Eiigli.h without fear or favor.  ltTiHta- and describes it,84 II copper tnines and companies, in all parta of the  worM,descriptions running fr.jin i.vo lines to 12 pages, according to importance  of the property.  l'he COI'f'KR HANDBOOK i.i conceded to be the  World's Standard Reference Book on Copper  The miner needs tbe book for llie facts it give, him about mines, mining and  metul.  Tins investor nee-la tbe book for the facts it jjives him about Mining Investments and Copper Statistics. Hundreds of Swindling Companies are exposed  in plain English. ,_,.,,  I'ri.e is $5,in Buckram, witlt gilt top; $7.50 in full library morocco. Will  be sent fully prepaid, on approval, to.anv address ordered, and may be returned  within a week of receipt if not found fully satisfactory.  HORACE J. STEVENS, 36 Post Office Block. Houghton   Mich.. U. S. A.  9:00 a.m.I Kaslo, Sandon.  Ex. Sun.j    Connecting at Spokane with the famous  "ORIENTAL   LIMITED"  .--DAILY   OVCBUND   TRAINS���2  From   Spokane  for   Winnipeg, St.  Paul,  Minneapolis,   St. Louis    Chicago and   all |  points east.  For complete  information,   rates,   berth ]  reservations, etc., call on or.address,  M. .... STEPHENS, Agent.  r-hoeiiix.  S G. YKKKK3, A. G. P. A.,  Sealtle.l  Buckless   Brothers  to all  Orders  to  to  Express and Baggage Transferred to   and  from, all Trains.  Heavy Draying���Furniture Moving.  Application to Transfer Liquor License.  Notice is hereby given that I, H. A.  fright, intend to'apply to the Board of  License Commissioners of tbe Corpor-  a'ion of the City of Phoenix, at its next  meeting, for the transfer of the license  to sell liquor at retail, now held by me,  "i respect of the premises known as the  "'���minion Hotel, Old Ironsides Avenue,  to William H. Davidson.  (Signed)  ,. Hakby A. Wright  Dated at Phoenix, B. C, this 23d Day of  June, 190(3.  Application to Transfer Liquor License.  Notice is hereby given thai I intend  to apply at the next meeting of the  Hoard o'f License Commissioners of the  Corporation of the City of l'hoenix, B.  C, (or the transfer lo sell liquor at retail, at the premises known is the Cottage Hotel. Dominion avenne, l'hoenix,  B. C, now held by me, to J. C. l.nhelle.  Dated at Phoenix," B. C, this 15th day  of June, 1!)00.  (Signed)  1'kucv Wilkinson.  Witness: M. H. Kane.  SANITARIUM, Arrow Lake, B.C  C_fe���The most perfectly appointed Health  ami Pleasure Resort in the West, with a com-  pletesystcm of Haths���including Turkish and  Russian. Open the year round. The curative  properties of its waters are unequaled.  For Curing all Rheumatic. Nervou. and Muscular Troubles.  For Healing all Kidney, Liver and Stomach  ailments.  For Klimiiiating all MetallicPoiaoiis from the  ,.y_tem  The grandeur ol the scenery Is unrivalled  Mountains, snow peaks, forests, lakes,waterfalls,  ���bating, yachting, fishing, shooting, excursir us  tennis. Its winter climate is unsurpassed for  mlldnesx- HARRY McINTOSH,  Proprietor.  and a Union Made Cigar.  "Kurtz's Own"  "Kurtz's  Pioneers"  "Spanish Blossoms"  You finish one with   regret  anil  begin another with  pleasure.  For sale by all good dealers.  MANUFACTURK1.   BY  Kurtz?s   Pioneer  Cigar   Factory,  148 Cordova St., W.,  Vancouver,       -        ��      B C.  *��$&*  pi  JwrS  v_i5!  Delicious  T&ble  SOLD IH  -&V&  Sealed |>aclfeges.  BY ALL GROCERS.  ^  ���$*[  itf^m  -)y  -Pdri5 Lumb5"dnd"5u^ar^mQDd5 are manuf^duredenhrt,  Ahh_>_.rdn*e d��j J3055GS5 superior sweeteningqudlitie5;-rox_AbiL____e(iL^^de!icio'  THE B.C.SUGAR REFINING  "~   ,TO v/*  To a large number the greatest interest in the Dominion Day celebration  here ibis week was centered around  the machine rock-drilling contest,which  took place Monday ln the Great Northern rock cut, above Knob Hill avenue.  While but one make of drill was  used, the Rand, which is the only one  used at the Granby mines, where 40  50 drills are constantly at work, this  fact is a source of pride and gratification to R. P. Williams, disttict manager of the Canadian Rand Drill Co.,  and the results of the contest are of  more than ordinary interest 10 the  public generally.  A pipe line was laid on tbe surface  from the Granby mines, and air at 95  pounds pressure was furnished. The  rules of the contest were that all teams  entering should use the same make of  machine, with a 2'/? inch bit to start,  decreasing y& of an inch to the fool,  all contestants being union men in  good standing. The work was on the  surface, and tripod was used for mounting the drill, a platform being erected  in advance.  The contest . work consisted in  setting up the tripod, mounting and  connecting the drill and getting in as  deep a hole as possible in the time allowed���15 minutes. Before starting  the tripod had to be laid out on the  platform, with every nut and setscrew  loosened, the machine lying by the side  of it, with hose disconnected and steel  out of chuck.  Prizes were awarded as follows:  first, $150; second, $25 plus enhance  fees,which made $75 for second money.  Following is the result of- each of the  ten teams entered, with mine from  which they came and depth attained -.  Matheson and McQuoid ,Gold Drop,  9 feet, 1 l/.  inches.  McDonald and Rankin, Brooklyn,  8 feet 6 inches.  Rutherford and McLean, Gold Drop  8 feet, 43/( inches.  Bliss and Neill, Brooklyn, 7 feet 4  inches.  Olson and Peterson, Granby, 7 feet,  11 x/2 inches.  Mitchell and Rea, Granby. 7 feet,  9^2 inches.  Granger and Newton, Brooklyn, 8  feet, yk inch.  Black and Anderson, Granby, 7  feet, 10 inches.  Vichari and Hughes, Granby, 7  feet, 63<( inches.  Cook and Mason, Granby, 8 feet,  2}{ inches.  The men themselves, as well as the  spectators took great interest in the  contest, and vied with each other to  make the biggest record. Regarding  the result of Matheson and McQuoid,  there was some dispute among the  timekeepers, it being asserted that  they ran a minute over time, but even  deducting for this they were ahead of  all the other teams, and were finally  awarded first prize. The timekeepers  were Andrew Anderson, John Mclver  and John Allen, with M. H. Kane as  judge.  j B. C. MINING  Rossland's ore shipments for the  first half of   1906 were   161,419 tons-  Coppers, Ltd., is ihe title of a new  concern, operating the Golden Sover-  t ign group in Aspen Grove Camp.  Boundaiy and Kootenay min<-s  shipped 32,949 tons of ore last week,  making 851,71 ' lnns ^nr 'nt: year t0  date.  Con. Mining & Smelling Co. of  Canada (C. P. R.) is operating the  Eureka-Richmond group, near Sandon.  Thirty men are to be employed at  the' Ptarmigan, Windemcie, steadily,  and an output of 70 tons of silver-lead  ore per week is counted on. ,  Manager Jas. Cronin, of ihe St. Eugene mine, at Moyie, says there is  more ore in sight in the mine than  ever before in its history.  The International Coal & Coke Co.  has started work on its second lot of  100 coke ovens, to keep up with the  demand for coke, caused by increase  of Boundary smelting facilities.  The expenditure of $2,500,000 in  the next two years in providing a new  system of water supply for hydraulic  mining purposes, is planned by the  Guggenheims of the American smelter  trust, who recently acquired the enormous holdings of the Consolidated Cariboo Company in the Cariboo District.  Operations will then be carried on on  a scale unparalleled in the history of  hydraulic mining.  The lead bounty earned during the  fiscal year ending June,.30, amounted  to $85,000,00. The lead production  (June estimated) amounted to 25,000  tons, as compared with 25,838 tons in  the previous year, but of that amount  ritjoo tons was exported in a crude  state. The lowest price for lead during the fiscal year was ^��,13 8s 9d., on  July 1, 1905, and the highest ^17  12s 6d, on Januaay 4. No. bounty,  was earned in December, January,  May and June.  RELIEVED BY PERU-Nfl.  Mde. Joseph Beaudoln, 69 Hue St.  Olivier, Quebec, P. Q., Oan., writes:  "Poruna Is wonderful for indigestion.  I eat whatever 1 want and no longer feel  any oppression.  "Having had dyspepsia for a long  time and having tried various other  remedies, I decided to try Peruna and  with the fourth bottle ot It I was perfectly cured.  "For this reason "I recommend it to all  those who are suffering with that terrible malady, dyspepsia.  "I hope that all who are afflicted in  this way will take Peruna as 1 did."  The experience of Mde. Beaudoln  ought to be sufficient proof to anyone  of the value of Peruna in cases of catarrhal dyspepsia. If you suffer from  stomach catarrh in any of its various  forms, pive Peruna a fair trial, avoiding  in the meantime all such indiscretions  in diet as would tend to retard a cure,  and yon will soon be rewarded by a  normal appetite and healthy digestion.  Wtpi��fc;  90-day Round Trip  Excursions  East  $52.25  WINNIPEG,   I'T.    ARTHUK,   ST.  PAUL,   DULUTH.  Through  Excursion  Fares  Toronto, Montreal, Maratime  Provinces, New England on  application.  .   .   Dates of Sale   .   .  June 4, 6, 7, 23, 25;  July   2,  3; Aug.  ,' 7, 8, 9; Sept. 8, 10.  Tickets subjects to the usual  variation   of route  and include meals and '  berth on Canadian Pacific steamers on  Great Lakes.  For rates, folders and tickets apply  to local agent or to  A. W. Hai.kv, E. J. Covi.k,  Agent, A.G.P.Agt.,  Phoenix, B.C.    Vancouver, B.C.  J.  S. Carter, D. P. A.  Nelson. B.C.  Don't Be Bickward.  Do nor hesitate to ask for a free  sample of Chamberlain's stomach and  Liver Tablets. We are glad to give  them to anyone who is troubled with  biliousness, constipation, or any disorder of the stomach. Many have been  permanently cured by their use. For  sale by J. B. Boyle.  If you want the best and  ....latest in the line of....  3\w  iob  frittting  Remember Hint no office in the Boumlnry  or cUen-here can giva you better satisfaction tlmti the JOB DEPARTMENT of the  PHOENIX PIONEER  Sir Charles Tupper Is 85.  Ottawa, Jnly 2.���Sir Charles Tup  per, one of Canada's "Grand Old  Men," reached the 85th milestone of  life's journey today, having been born  born on July 2, 1S21. It is over half  a century since Sir Charles became a  historic figure by defeating for the  Nova Scotia assembly the Hon. Joseph Howe, then leader of the liberal  party in that colony. As the great  leader of the great confederation movement in the maritime provinces, Sir  Charles did much to make the Canada  of today possible. He has held most  of the portfolios in the federal ministry at various times, as well as the  premiership of Nova Scotia and the  office of high commissioner of Canada  in London,  The Trusts ia a Nutshell.  Tobacco trust���Soon to be smoked  out.  Whiskey trusi���Ought to be before  the bar of justice.  Coal trust���A burning evil to consumers.  Oil trust���Controlled by a slippery  crowd.  Ice trust���A cold deal.  Car trust���Still running at last accounts.  Sugar trust���Occasionally stirred up.  Fertilizer trust���A growing industry  on our native soil,  Paper trust���Has lately turned over  a new leaf.  Drug trust���Carries its own remedy.  Brick trust���Supposed to be built  up on the square.  Starch trust���Rather a stiff proposition.  Cordage trust���Liable to be stranded.  Steel trust���Billet-ed for a boom.  Gas trust���Usually made light of.  Woolen trust���Not to be caught  napping.  Beef trust���At present in bad oder.  Biscuit trust��� A cracker-jack corporation.  m>t>  NEAT ....  CLEAN . . .  ATTRACTIVE  PRINTING  That is the kind that pays  That is the hind you want  That is the hind   WE  DO  DKOl'   IN   AM)   SEK  riONKBR PUB CO.  PHOKNIX, B.C.  .a^edra  is.  CO. LTD. VANCOUVER. B . C ."      ^   X .~*_���������__.^_r~��^__-_rn.-t ..  A pencil mark hero gjST  ia a reminder that votir. ul>-  seription to this paper is  now past due, and the publisher will appreciate j^r  prompt attention.       ""*"**  Modest Claims Often  Carry the   Most   Conviction.  When Maxim, the famous gun inventor, placed his gun before a committee of judges, he stated its carrying  power lo be much below what lie feit  sure the gun would accomplish. The  result of the trial therefore was a great  surprise, instead of disappointment. It  is the same with the manufacturers of  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy. They do not publicly boast of all this remedy will ac  complish, but prefer to let the users  make the statements. What they do  claim is, that it will positively cure diar  rhoea, dysentery, pains in tbe stomach  and bowels, and has never been known  to fail.     For sale by all druggists.  That Back Yard Assessment. Oi r  Chloride of Lime, at :5c. a can, and  Crude   Carbolic   Acid, at  25c  Have you seen the newest in print  ed stationery, linenette? It is the  best yet. Stock just received by the  Pioneer job department.  Fresh Vegetables ��  Direct From the Farm  to Your Table.     .    .  Will visit Phoenix every Tuesday and Friday with the freshest  and latest productions of the  Kettle River Valley. Rhubarb a  specialty.   Fruit in season.  A. Galloway,  Columbia, B. C.  SEE  Nature's Wondrous Handiwork  THROUGH    UTAH    AND     COtORADO  Castle Cute. Canon of the Grand  Black Canon, Marshall and Tennessee Passes, and the World   ���^Famous Royal Oorge������- -  For   Descriptive and Illustrated   Pamplets,  write to  W. C. McBride, General Aient,  134 Third Street PORTLAND, OR.  "THE  MILWAUKEE"  ���THE    PIONEER  LIMITED"  CHICAGO.  ST.    PAUL    TO  "Overland    Limited"    Omahi  tO    Chicago.  CITY   TO  "SOUTH-WEST LIMITED"   KANSAS  CHICAGO.  No trains in the service on any railroad in the world equals in equipment  that of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St.  Paul Ry. They own and operate their  own sleeping and dining cars and give  their palrons an excellence of service  not obtainable elsewhere.  Berths in their sleepers are longer,  higher and wider than in similar cars  on any other line. They protect their  trains by the Block system.  R. I.. KOR.I), Commercial A^cut,  Room 2, Marble Hank Bids., Spokane Wash.  U.S. KOWK.C-.eneral Agent.  l.u Third Street. I'oitland. Oregon.  GtfAT NORTHERN  SIMMER  EXCURSIONS.  Phot, nix to Chicago, St. I ouis<, Si.l'mtl,  Minneapolis, Duluth, Kaunas City, .St.  Joseph, Leavenworth, Omaha, Council  Bluffs, Sioux riity and Fort William at  first class fare plus $10 lor the round  trip. Selling ilates .lulv 2nd and Atieust  7th, 8U1 ami 01 h. and .Sept. 8tli anil 10th,  good for 90 days, but not after Oi-lolier  31st. 1900 Ten ilays wil. be allowed  from date of sale on tjointr portion of  tickets. Stop-overs will be allowed  west 01 Missouri river, St. Paul. Duluth  and Fort William.  Elks,    Dksvkk,  Coi.o,  July   17th   to  19th, 1906.  Selling dates, July 10th and 15th. Going Transit limit, July 19th.     Fiual return limit, Sepl. SOUi.'lOOG  Odd   Fellows,   Toronto,   Ont.,    Skpt.  12-2;., 1906.  .Selling dates, Sept. 8th and 10th. Going limit, Sept. 22.    Final   return  limit,  Nov. :$0th, 19UG.  Knights of I'ithias, Nkw Ohlkanb,  Oct. 15-25Tn: 1906.  Selling dates, Ort. 7th and 8th. Going  limit, Oct. I61I1. Final return limit,  Nov. 15th.  For the above meetings, first elasa fare  plus $10.  Children of half age will take half the  above rales.  S. G. Yrkkeb, Asst.-Gen. Pass. Agent,  Seattle, Wash.  M. M. Sricr-H-Exs. Agent. I'lmenix, B.C  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvement!.  NOTICE.  "Sovereign" Mineral Claim, situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District. Where  located:    In Providence cam p.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac  H. Hallett, as  agent for George   W.   Runiberger,  Free   Miner's  Certificate  No.   B91423.  and   Harry  Nash,   Vrce  Miner's Certificate No  IJ9157S, intend, sixty days  from the date hereof, to apply to the Mining He-  corder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the  purpose of obtaining a Crown Orant of the above  claim  And further take notice th-t action, under section 37   must be commenced before the issuance  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 10th day of A. ril, A.D. 1906.  I.H.HALLKfT.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  'Old Bird" Mineral Claim, situate iu the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale Dlstrict.Where  located:   In Long Lake Camp  TAKE  NOTICE that I,   Isaac H   Hallett, as  agent for William  L.  C. Gordon, Free Miner's  Certificate No. BS6ji3, intend, sixty days from the  date hereof, 10 apply 10 the Milling   Recorder for  a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under section 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of such f Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this _ist day of April. A.D. 1006  34��� I.  II. HALLKTT.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Bounty Fractional" Mineral   Claim,  situate  in  the Greenwood Mining Divis.on of Yale District    Where located:   On Wallace Mouuta u.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac   II.  Hallett.   .ree  Miller's Certificate N'o. Hqi44S, lor myself, aud as  acent for Ihomas  T.   Henderson.   Free   Miner's  Certificate No.   BS5S09,  intend,  sixty  days  from  date hereof, to apply to the .V iuing   Hecorder for  a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant ofthe above claim.  And further take notice  that action under .'ec-  tion 37, must be commenced   before  the i suance  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 30th dav of Match   A I)   isk��-  I. H   HALI.ETT.  EASTERN TOWNSHIPS  BANK.  Dividend No. ��J.  Notice is hereby aiven that a Dividend at the rate of eight pel cent. I>er  annum on tlie Paiii-np Capital Stock  of this Hank has been ilechueil lor tho  quarter eliding "0th June, 1800. and that  the same will he payable at the head  Office and Blanches on and alter Tnc.--  day, :��rd   day of July next.  The Transfer Hooks will he closed from  the 15th to the ISOth June, both days in  elusive.  By order of the Hoard.  J.  MACKINNON,  General Manager.  Sherbrooke, 211 th May, 1906.  THIS IS THE TIME  to order your   supply   of   Fire   Wood,  either   for   immediate  use   or for the  future.     All orders promptly filled.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Snulax Fractional" and "Hilly Fractional" Mil"  era! Cla mi, situate 111 tin- Greenwood Mining  Division of Yule District.    Where li-cated: In  Sl_/liirk Camp  TAKE NOTICE that I. Isaac  II.   Hallett,   Free  Mintr's Certificate No. B91.UN for myself, and as  agent for Albert E   Ashcrott. Flee Miner's Certificate No.   H917C*).   intend,  sixty  da\s  front   the  date hereof, to upplv to llie Mining   Hecorder for  ��� 'ertificates  of Improvements,  for llie purpose ol  obtaining Crown Grants of the iibove claims.  And further take notice that  action, under s-o-  tion 37, must be comuit-iiced 1-efote   the   issuance  of such Cciliflcatc. or Improvements.  Dated this 16th dav i f April. A 1). igco.  M���  I. II   HAI.LKTT.  Bowel Complaint In Children.  During the summer months children  are subject to disorders of the   bowels  which should receive careful attention,  as soon as the first unnatural looseness  gknkkai.   sanitary   an i.i   scavkngi  of the bowels appears. The best medi- work honk on short notu-k.  cine in use for bowel complaint is  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diar  rhoea Remedy, as it promptly controls  any unnatural looseness of the bowels.  Sold by all druggists.  D. L. McXntominey  City Scavenger,  TEL. No. B32. PHOKNIX,  B.C,  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NtlTICK.  "Four Paw" and "Little Dalles" Mineral < 'tailin.  Minute in lheGreeilwo.nl MinitlK   Ditiyion of  Yale District.    Where located: lutrlceuwo  d  Camp.  TAKK NOTIC1-: that I, Isaac U.  Hallett, nueut  William    J     Poller.    Free     Miner's   Ceitificate  No   lk>:^g. tiiund  sixtv days   from datchcte.f.  to apply to the MintiiR 'Kccouler for  Ceitificatra  of Improvements, for   the  purpose of obtaining  Crown Grants of the above claims.  And further lake notice that act-on, under section  \y. must be commenced before the   issuance  of such Certificates, f Improvements.  Dated this 37th dav ol November, A.I)   190s  I   II   HAU.F.fT  j THE  STRATHCONA  NELSON. B.C.  B. TOMKINS. Manager.  lire Leading Hotel of k lloofenf.  Special  Rates  to Commercial Men,  Good Sample Rooms  !y.  p": f  !;Y  JR&essaNBtefBegi  .���W1I*W..^.3I^.m5^��_!^_���  "j*JSt*_(_l_k��__R__i_M_.��l_JITjW��w>,_>  tf^'siamiinammjsa^'ueisuiB^mBx^i^^^^^Ss  iSBnnanevmaavtihrucB '^, )  )'  .j!f��_I.  ii".  as  A  #  life  > # iii  Si *  if/  iM_|f &l|i.  fPfj$ r  fen. I  Lgpsr**  isri J  iS"U*_  *��  ,J  TF^ PHOENIX PIONEER  Invest   Your    Money )�� In and Around Phoenix   . . ���../    / A\  ��� ���..  In Such Legitimate Shares  as  Will Prove  an Investment if not a Quick Money Maker.  Phoenix is on a solid basis and MUST GROW. Real  estate was never so low, and money will be made in buying business and residential property. Every residence  in Phoenix is rented. Business is good. Buy now, and  get the advance.  MINING CLAIMS AND STOCKS A SPECIALTY  Idaho Sloths will Bring Quick Returns.  Will Sell Today;  Granby   Dominion _ ..   International Coal   Alhambra (Coeur d'A.)   Copper King   Oro Denoro   Burke   Bullion   Happy Day'.   Heckla     Idaho Mont. B   Sonora (Coeur d'A.)..  Snow Storm   Stuart   Furnace Cr. (Cain.)...  Sullivan   Skylark -....   J.   L.   MARTIN,  Prompt Attention to Correspondence. Bank Block, Phoenix, B. C  m  teadlng Hotel of Boundary's Leidlni  Mining Camp  Hotel Balmoral  Sew and Op-to-date,  Centrally Located,  Good Sample Room��.  Corner Knob Hill Ave., and First St.,  PHOENIX, B. C,  j. A   HcMASTER  Proprietor.  X  , ^^^^ ^X^m^ ^k^m^ \^m^tf U^__/ ^kmm^ ^k^^f��*k ^____L_P ^^^^ ^^^^ ^^^^ ^_J__L^ ^^M_* ^Mm& ^mmm^ ^m*n^ ^U^^ ^^H^ ^Lt^^ ^^^^  dominion "Dotel i  ��It) 3ronsit>e0 Hve.,  Thl�� la the Largest Hotel in the City  and has been improved and refitted,  being well adapted for mining and  travelling men. Bathroom. Bar well  stocked with choice goods. Dining  Room undei personal charge ot the  proprietress.  phoenix, B.C.  Mrs. P. L. McKELVEY, Prop.  Tklcphohi No. 77.  'IS^itt&ftXIW  THE   ONLY   FIRST-CLASS    AND   UP-TODATC  MOTEL   IN   PHOENIX  IDotel Jkoqkl^n  MCW  rfffOM   CKLUh*   TO   MOO��  BOUHMHV  OPPOtlTl    OUCAT    NO��TM��*ff  ���TAT.OM  SATMOOOttfB   IM   eONNIOTlOf*  JAMES MARSHALL, Proprietor  Ipboeniy, 3B.C.  ��: Nerve Tonic and Bracer 3  I BINGO   COCKTAIL f  ^ Try One and be Convinced. =  I Butte Hotel !  Pat up in Bottles  60c. and * 1 00  McClung & James, Props,  Phone 21.  Draisey's   Candy  Kitchen*  Next to Knob Hill Cafe  First Street.  We can save you money  on your Laundry Bill,  the  work  promptly  in  Class Style.  First  Wagon calls in   any   part   of  Phoenix  Tuesdays, Thursdays, and   Saturdays, and we make a specialty  of Short  Orders   when  desired.  'PHONE 59,  GREENWOOD.  Greenwood   Steam    Laundry  GREENWOOD, B. C.  =:A PICTURE:*  ICECREAM  Fresh made  Candy  Cakes and  Bread  of. the place where  values are great  est would be a  picture of this  store. We claim  without fear of  controversy, that  here can be purchased  WATCHES  of surprising good  quality. We make  that our strong  point. We don't  try to tempt you  with extremely  low prices���for  that generally  means extremely  low quality. What  we sell is good.  -:THE JEWELER:..  ill Ave., Phoenix, B.C.  A\  'h  <h  Lowney's chocolates at Boyle's.  The old reliable, Boyle the Druggist.  Ed. Orchard has built and is occupying a residence on Spion Kop.  Hannam's milk suffers no addition  or subtraction.  Sam Mullen, an employee of the  Granby mines, won the log rolling  contest at Nelson, Dominion day.  New and second hand goods sold  by R. J. Gardner.  Don't forget the Ball Friday night,  July 13th. Liberal prizes given for  best dancing. For particulars see hand  bills.  See Miss McDonald, milliner, for  Singer sewing machines and supplies.  Al. Almstrom went to Republic  Wednesday, to assist the Greenwood  band in furnishing music for the  Fourth of July celebration.  Miners, attention. If you wanl  solid comfort, stay at Hotel Brooklyn.  Eye specialist, Dr A. Howe, will be  at Hotel Brooklyn July 10thand 1 ith,  prepared to scientifically and successfully treat all optical defects.  For Sale.���Old Miners' Union hall.  Apply to John Mclnnis, chaiiman  Board ol Trustees.  Married at Grand Forks, June 25th,  Ernest Grant, of Vancouver, to Miss  Maud Burden, of Phoenix, Rev. F.  XV. Auvache officiating.  Oxley & Hartman have recently put  about r.500 square feet of metallic finish on the inside of their Summit hotel, greatly improving  their   property.  When feeling like having just a  wee drappe Scotch, call at the Brooklyn and have a wee taste McCallum's  Perfection.  A commodious residence is being  erected by the Granby Co. at the Gold  Drop mine for John Swanson, who  has immediate charge of the work at  that propery.  "Cherifos" the latest and best summer drink, natural flavor, easy to pre  pare, invigorates but does not intoxicate.    Thomas Drug Co.  Tuesday's Great Northern passenger train took out 46 hard working  Italians in the extra gang, who have  been putting down the Idaho mine  spur here for a week.  The members of the Phoenix hose  team are figuring on visiting Rosslaud  on July 16th, the-date of the celebration of the eleventh anniversary_pf the  founding of Rossland .Miners'. Union'  Twenty tickets were sold by the C.  P. R. here Wednesday, for the special celebration train bound for Republic. The train reached Phoenix on  the return trip adout 2 a. m.  City Assessor Matheson has favored  Phoenix realty owners with notices of  the amounts for which they are assessed this year, beina, mailed this week.  The valuation is about the same as  last year.  Rev. Miller of the Methodist  church, and Rev. Lundie of the Presbyterian church, this week bSgan the  work of taking a religious census of  Phoenix. It will probably be com  pleted next week.  Mrs. J. E. W. Thompson, who has  been in the Phoenix General Hospital  for some weeks, was so far recovered  by Wednesday, that she was removed  to her home, her many friends will be  pleased to learn.  Marks & Munro intend to give an  informal Ball on Friday, July 13, which  will be the last of their dancing course  for the season. There will be a full  orchestra and some fine prizes will be  given for dancing. .  Dr. Howe is a graduate of the Amer  ican College of Optholmology of Chicago, and guarantees all his work to be  first class in every respect. ^Office at  Hotel Brooklyn, July 10th and nth  .. M. J. Quinlivan, for five years an  employee at the Granby smelter, came  up from Grand Forks Monday and  visited with his brother John Quinlivan,  who with his family resides on Brooklyn avenue. M. J. Quinlivan was accompanied by his wife and three children.  BKIKK  TOPICS  OK   LOCAL   AND   OKNKRAl.  INTEREST   TO   PHOENICIANS.  *  'IS  ��s  fa  Boyle, the Druggist.  Purity first consideration by Boyle  the Druggist.  Dr. Mathison, dentist, at his office,  Bank block, July 10th to 14th.  Special attention given to Miners'  Dinner B.uckets at Hotel Brooklyn.  Prescriptions a specialty at  Boyle's.  If you don't see things right, see Dr.  Howe at Hotel Brooklyn, July 10-11.  Sewing machines to rent, $3 per  month. See Miss McDonald,   milliner.  If your eyes trouble you, see Dr.  Howe; it may save you a trip to the  cities.  Riding, driving and work horses for  sale. Stooke Bros., Land and Stock  Dealers, Midway, B. C.  Frank C. Buckless returned yesterday from Chateguay, N.Y., called by-  illness of his mother, who died before  he reached there,  Alex Strachan and Ed. Smith are  building a residence adjoining that of  Thomas Roderick, between the Brooklyn and Stemwinder spurs.  John Rea has cleared ground and  is beginning the erection of a residence  on the south side of Old Ironsides avenue, near Third street.  A. S. Hood is manufacturers agent  for"Pharaoh"and "Pebble"cigars. Mail  orders promptly filled in any quantities at factory prices.  If you have never been able to get a  pair of glasses that fitted you, see Dr.  Howe, eye specialist, at the Brooklyn  Hotel, July lolh and nth.  Patsy Clune, whose back was seriously injured at the Skylark mine last  week, is still progressing favorably at  the hospital in Grand Forks.  Next Thursday evening, the Ladies' Aid of the Presbyterian church  will give an ice cream social at the  church.'- A musical programme will  be rendered, for which there will be  no charge. Ice cream and cake, 25  cents.   '-���  This is just the weather for ice cream  socials, and the Presbyterian Ladies'  Aid will give one next week, July 12 th  at the church. A programme will be  given, but there will be no admission  charge. Ice cream and cake can be  had at 25 cents. ,\  On another page will be found the  advertisement of the Franklin Town-  site Co.; Ltd.,- which now has its lots  in the new camp of Franklin .on the  market. Quite a number of sales  have already taken place, and from ihe  activity in the mines of that section it  is quite evident thar Franklin will be  a place of importance at an early day,  and that those who get in on the  ground floor will be in a position to  realize handsomely.  Among the outside hotel men no  ticed in Phoenix at the time of" the  celebration this week were Mini-hosts  Tratinwiser of the Vale, Giand Forks:  Greigg, of the Windsor, Greenwood,  anil Tomey, of the Union, Eholt.  W. C. Thomas, .superintendent of  the Dominion Copper Go's smelter,  returned Thursday evening from a visit  to Salt I.ake City. M. M. Johnson,  managing director and consulting engineer for the company, will be in the  Boundary inside of two weeks, it is expected, to inspect the work being  done.  Robert Keffer, managing editor and  proprietor of the Anaconda News, wits  an interested celebration visitor here  Monday. He is not making expert  examinations of mines that are "closed  down and heavily barred" nowadays,  it is understood, but all the same is  publishing a bright, if diminutive,  weekly, and can give some that we  know of cards and spades.  New Dancing Class.  Mis. Bovee, the dancing teacher,  now located in Grand Forks, has made  arrangements for the new Miners'  Union hall, at l'hoenix, to open dancing school. Mrs. Bovee will open the  school here by giving a ball on Tuesday evening, July 17, 1906, which  everyone is invited to attend. The  live-step will be taught free to every  one piesent on this occasion. Mrs.  Bovee is a very good and conseencious  teacher, and has the reputation of advancing her pupils rapidly, and in a  systematic manner. Mrs. Bovee's  method of teaching is recognized as  being correct, and her manner is very  pleasing.���Adv.  Corporation of the CitV  of Phoenix.  ,  NOTICK.  Our clearing smIi. of  . . . C- O IT C II K S . . .  rii uooiIh hut tin1  >'    IIIUHt    lilVt)  interttHi von.  Notice is hereby given tlint the first sittiiiR ol  the Annual Court of Revision or the Municipality  ofthc City of Phoenix. B. C, nil! lie held in the  Council Chamber, city hall, on Saturday, the 18th  day of August, too6, nt two o'clock P M . for the  qurpose of hearing complaints against the assessment made by the assessor, and for revising  nnd correcting: the assessment roll.  I). J. Matiikion,  C M.C  Phoenix  B. C, Tuly6, 1906.  KODAKS  We  stock  are  of  constantly adding to our  Hotel For Sile.  The Central Hotel, Old Ironsides  avenue, Phoenix, for sale. Any reasonable offer will be considered. For  full particulars apply to D. J. Matheson, Phoenix, B. C.  COMING AND GOING  Boundary Side-Lights  Greenwood s entire recent issue of  $10,000 debentures, for the enlargement of the water works system, have  been disposed of at a good figure.  . According to report, the E.T. Bank  in Grand Forks has purchased the  property where the bank office and  that of the British America Trust Co.  are now located.  Several miles of steel have been  laid on the V. V. & E. extension west  of Midway, and by October 1st trains  are expected to be operated as far as  Oroville, 60 miles beyond Midway.  Announcement is made that over  300 men are now employed grading  the extension of the Kettle Valley  line up the North Fork, the force to  be 500 men in the next week or two.  Good progress is being made by contractor Tierney.  Robert Duunigan, who has been in  the Boundary more than 12 years, died  last Saturday at Greenwood hospital,  being about 60 years of age. He was  a native of Ireland, and among other  claims he was interested in was the C.  O. D. in Deadwood camp, one of the  Sunset group, which he sold to the  Montreal 61 Boston years ago.  George E. Cole returned Tuesday  from a week's trip to Spokane.  R. P. Williams, of Rossland, was a  visitor in the city during the secend  day of the celebration.  Thomas' Roderick is out in the  Similkameen looking after his mining  interests in that section.  Foreman Lover, of the Mother Lode  mine, has resigned, and is taking up  ranching on the West Fork.  William Yolen Williams, formerly  of Phoenix and now of Spokane, spent  several days in Rossland this week.  Mrs. D. J. Matheson and little son,  expect to leave this morning for a visit  of a month or two with her mother in  Vancouver.  Alfred F. McMillan, jeweler of Vancouver, who has large real estate interests in Phoenix, has been spending a  few days here this week.  Miss Howe, matron of the Phoenix  General Hospital, returned last Saturday from a several weeks' vacation,  spent at the coast and at Nelson.  Harry Comer, wife and two children  arrived Thursday from Sheffield, England, to make their home here. Mrs.  Comer is a sister of Mrs. John McRae.  H. A. Munro took in the Republic  Fourth of July excursion Wednesday,  and incidentally carried off a number  of athletic prizes at the sports in  that town.  Capt. Smith and L. Y. Birnie sailed  their private craft, the Mad Woman,  on the North Fork near Lynch creek,  Sunday and Monday, and had good  luck fishing.  Mayor Thomas R. Hardy, at one  time a business man of Phoenix, but  now getting wealthy in the mercantile  business at Midway, was a visitor to  the celebration.  George E. Dey returned Thursday  from a nearly three weeks' visit to Vancouver and Victoria, during which he  attended the grand lodge meeting of  the Masons at the latter place.  Howard H. Lewis and R. M. Mclntyre, two Seattle capitalists, visited  Franklin camp this week with Geo. A.  McLeod, inspecting the McKinley  mine and other well known properties.  CAMERAS  and PHOTOGRAPHIC SUPPLIES,  and can furnish anything wanted in  this line, for the amateur or professional.    Call and see our lines.  Also large stock   of local   views   to  send to friends.  McRae Bros. 1! Smith  LIMITED.  Stationery,    Wall Paper,  Fancy Goock, Etc.  Agent  for   Mason   &   Risch   Pianos.  YOUNG ADMlRKIiS  follow in the footsteps  of  thdr eMer..  It's born in yon to love beautiful jeweliy  and the desire should be  uncouragod in  a proper maimer.  RINGS, CHAINS AND LOCKETS  arc a part of the feature of our new  stock for sprint;. They're very pietty  and extremely.reasitmbie. II'.-: almost  cheaper to buy than not to. Sue for  yourself.   That will settle it.  GEORGE"!: DEY,  JEWELER,  Knob Hill Ave., Phoenix, B.C.  TIichi' ntui-lit'H are "I k!iii|> wtir  HliKl.lly .lillWent .li-t-iwiiH.    '!'l'��f".l 'w'"i-' "ll(,,'-'i Wl.......  A liur wi.le i-micli in Ik-si <|imlily cover   M iiiK i-iIr.- plain  tup. will nooii cli-nr nt :  ���   Willi  III   ll'C :iH   lirillllKl, ������"St UplllllstlTIIIK III   I'Ollll Vl'llHIIH  '���      -lulled sp ii.H ��'>lKc   tii.iMl v,.li.-iil$i7   nil', plusli IhiiiiI. I'.vrilU-nl vuliic nt   {15  No.  No.  No.  No.  1  2  3  4  lllllltl  A plnin lop cuiicl  lint  clr-uril'K lit   A stn.iiK clH-iipcoiieli, in Uipeslry, hui-iIi fi  , tn i-H Ml  lit  $20.00  15.00  13.00  7.50  plan  TEWIS: NP.T CASH,  See our Bed Lounges $15 to $25  .    .    BINN5    .     .  'URN ITUK  (SS/����@S>SS��&Sit 's)��3)?'?X. '.'���'S'?'1  UNDERTA  ���������"���i'?i <sX_>3)@��S��������SX_^  Under New Management  Hotel Alexander  R. V. Chisholm, Prop.  Conducted in First-Class shape.    Choice stock of Irrigating  Special attention to dining   room.     Large,   airy  well   furnished   rooms.  Dominion Avenue  ^sssBasg^SrSS  -���-���-  -���-<���-�����-  -���-��-���-  ��� ���-���-*���-���-��� ��� e ��� ���  . Phoenix Bee*  As made by llie present brewer   is   ailmiiieilh  Best Beer in ihe Boundaiy.     With the   Best   M  and the Purest Spring Water it  is   unexcelled  quality.      Insist   on   having   PHOKNIX   UK I.  Si'kinc. Watkk Ice i-ok Salk.  Botti.kd 1.ki.r anh I'oktkn  Phoenix  Brewing Company  BINER & SON'S,   I'roi'Kiktoks  he  :<lt  tor  K.  i  I  Offick and Brkwkky, Banner St.  1'llOliNIX,  Ii  -���-���-  ���-���-���-��� -���-���-���-  -��� ��� ���  Clothing I  '/���i��i��<��i5��?j����<5X_:i?<^Xw.<?JI^-''1t  The BEST, Cheapest |  and most satisfactory :  Clothing in Phcer.ix.    \  WHO SAYS SO? Hundreds of satisfied  customers. If you don't Relieve it come  and examine goods.  A Ftfll Line of Underwear, Shirts, Shoes, Ties,etc,  iust arrived.     All new seasonable goods at old  anil Chkapkst prices.  THOMAS BROWN,  Wear Exclusively.  IIIKN1K  HI OCK.  KNOn   IIII.I. AVK..   PIIOKMX  ���W>1  ���P>g*M>_l>��>.<HMl \t\W*+*+ HHMIK  Real  Estate and Mines  Houses to Rent, City Properly for Sale, Shares in all  tlu  leading mines l-.ouglit and sold.  G.W. Rurnberger  Information   about  Boundary country g  l'hoenix   and   ihe  iven on application.  Dominion   Ave  Telephone No.  Phoenix, B.C.  PALACE MEAT MARKET  DOMINION  A.YK ,  I'llOKNIX.   H.C.  Fresh and  Salt  Meats.  ivi. No. 12. Fish,   Poultry  and   Oysters.  D. J. Matheson  3n5i.rance Hoent  ������I UK.       I ���������"''���  A NI >  A(-('innvr'  VI IJKI.IT V     IIONDS.  COMMISMIONKU     l-'Olt     TAKINC  PI.ATI-:  AFFIDAVITS  PiioreNix, 13. r^  <&i)t  Utiltam Iftm&r ���0. l&tb*  2himUtuin Anemic  s Suits  Men's Hats  Men's Shirts  Men's Shoes  Ladies' and Children's Goods  If Yott >rVant a nice nohby and up-to-date suit you will  find a choice selection in our line of men's stylish clothing  for  spring.    We sell the kind that wear well and look well.  Men's Shirts You will find it hard to duplicate our handsome line of men's shirts, in golf and negligee with attached and detached cuffs plain and pleated bosoms.  Men's Hats A large assortment, just in, of those new  spring blocks, in ..lack and Brown, also a nice range of  straw and linen hats.  S Shoes Our line of shoes is   complete, you   should  see them before purchasing.  Our patent calf dress   shoes  and oxfords outshine them all.  Boy SttitS  A new iot of perfect filling norfolks   and   three  piece suits, stylish.  See our line of Ladies' Waists, Ladies' Shirts, Ladies' Collars,  Ladies' Shoes, Ladies' Linen Undei >r?<ir. Children's  Wash Dresses.  Girls' and Boys' waists.  Men's  p.  The  WILLIAM HUNTER CO., LTD  rJ-as^Fff,.  a tu_.________s__a_'__,'u: ���Ni.-^-.-noB         ���.  m����

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