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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jun 8, 1907

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 3  In  i  4  m  \. LMi��l*tive UbtarJF^*;  :i:':x:;?A\  AND   BOUNDARY  MINING JOURNAL.  Eighth Year.  PHOENIX,   BRITISH COLUMBIA, SATURDAY. JUNE 8, 1907.  SPECIAL REDUCTION  Beginning today   and  during the  month of June, we will offer our  Entire Stock  CARNEY COPPER  LOOKS GOOD  OF  Men's   Suits  ;  Has All Earmarks of  a Mine*  two months ago. It has seven feet of  ore which averages 22^ per cent  copper. This company expects to increase its dividend rate from three to  five per cent per month in the near  future. rLess than twenty months ago  this stock, was going begging at 15  cents per share."  EARNING $300,000  PER ANNUM NOW  500 MEN NEEDED  IN BOUNDARY  ]. L. Martin Tells of Progress  in the Coeur d'AIenes.  AT A  Per  Cent  Discount  This is not a sale of old or shop-worn goods.  It includes our new spring stock which we  have just opened up���made by the best  clothing houses in Canada. :: :: :: ::  We are very heavily stocked with Men's  Clothing this spring, and owing to the recent  shut-down at the Mines our sales in this department have not been what they should;  hence we have decided to take this means of  reducing our clothing. :: :: :: :: :: ::  Our suits range in price from $15.00 to  $30.00 and comprise a great variety of the  most popular patterns and fabrics. :: :: -::  See to it that you are among the first to take  advantage of this offer.     ::    ::    ::    ::    ::    ::  -.'  ft UIMMKI (J) LID.  ���HMMWMMa^^^naiMMMMNMM  ;^^K****;*S***1  We make no idle boast, when,  we say that we have the finest selection of WALL PAPER ever shown  in Phoenix, and at prices to suit  every one, ranging from 25c. to $1.00  for a double roll, comprising all the  best shades in Ingrains, Light and  Dark with the new Scenic Borders'  in Landscape effects to go with them.  We have them in Silk and Brocade  effects, in Panel effects, Flowered  effects, and the effect they will have  on your Parlor, Sitting Room, Bed  Room or Dining Room "will be marvelous, and for the finishing touches  to the wood work, we have  VARNISH   STAINS  in Oak, Golden Oak, Antique Oak,  Dark Oak, Rosewood, Cherry, Wal*  nut and Mahogany.  In art enamels we have White,  Sky Blue, Pink, Red, Green, and  Black and a full line of Floor Paints,  and House Paints in all the best  shades.  ���2  5��  Mr and Mrs. J. L, Martin returned  Sunday from a ten days' trip to the  Coeur d'AIenes, where Mr." Martin is  interested in the development of some  very promising mining properties.  When seen by the Pioneer man, and  asked as to conditions in the great  mining district, Mr. Martin said:  "I am always willing to tell you all  your space will allow about the Coeur  d'AIenes, for the reason that it is one  of the most flourishing mining districts  in the United States, and I believe  that every means of placing reliable information before the public should be  encouraged. I would suggest that | all  persons interested in securing accurate  details regarding this remarkable dividend paying section, should read the  report of that eminent metallurgist,  Mr. George Huston, of New York.  In his report, after thoroughly discussing the deposits, veins or ledes of  silver, lead and copper, Mr. Huston  says: 'A fair surface showing in place  has never yet failed with depth.'  "This fact has probably had as  much to do with attracting mining men  and investors to the Coeur d'AIenes as  the incontrovertible proof of successful  mining���that is, the more than $40,-  000,000 in dividends paid in less than  six years. In all the history of the  country, it never looked as well as now.  The past winter was severe, and the  snowfall greater than for many years  For this reason, the outside world  heard little, but probably 50 per cent  more new properties were being developed than ever before.  . "Many of these were driving long  tunnels, and will, in a short time, tap  their extensive sqre bodies a,at great  depth. Some have already reported  good strikes, and there are many properties which will enter the dividend  list this year. I would especially refer  to the Stewart, the Monitor, the Oom  Paul and the National. The list which  will soon begin shipping, and thus become self-sustaining, is lengthy.  "How did you find your own properties looking," was asked of Mr.  Martin.  "The tunnel in the Brown Metal  group," he replied, "lying south and  west of the Snowstorm mine, is in 317  feet, and about 40 feet of the last  work has been driven through mineralized ledge formation. The Carney  copper group is looking much better  than I expected to find it. This is a  real grass roots proposition. The ore  chute is being stripped, and we find it  more than 30 feet wide and of a shipping quality. The long tunnel is now  in over 400 feet, and the face has  seams carrying galena. We have not  expected to reach the ore under 600  or 700 feet. The point of contact  with the ore chute will be governed by  the strike and dip. If we reach it in  600 feet, we will have a depth of 425  feet. If, however, it requires 700 feet  of driving, it will be on the . 500-foot  level.  "Mr. J. F. Rice, a mining engineer,  well known in Spokane and the northwest, who has examined the Coeur  d'AIenes thoroughly, has this to say  of the Carney group:  "''The Carney copper group has,  probably, the best surface showing of  copper ore in the district. The open  cuts on the upper croppings show a  face of ore from 12 to 15 feet in width,  that will probably average from five  to six per cent copper. The copper  occurs in a carbonate, and is associated  with a considerable per cent of iron;  the iron apparently being in excess of  the silica contents. This forms a most  desirable conbmation lor smelting, and  thus insures the minimum rate for  treatment. All the indications point  to the existence of a large and valuable  ore body, which, with the facilities  which it possesses for mining and  shipping, can be handled at as low a  cost as any ore in the Coeur d'AIenes.'  "The long tunnel," continued Mr.  Martin, "should reach the ore some  time in August. When it does, we will  have a mine. In addition to the mine,  the company owns two water rights,  one on Willow creek and the other on  the West fork, the rights being worth  $25,000. They are being developed  in connection with the mine, for the  purpose of running our air compressor  at a minimum of cost, when installed.  The property is within 250 feet of the  Northern Pacific railway, thus solving  the ofttimes perplexing problem of railway facilities.  "We have a right to be pleased with  the Carney, and I expect, in the near  future, to tell you things of still greater  interest.  "Yes, the Snowstorm made a phenomenal strike  on  the 509-foQt  level  Dominion Copper  Making  a  Good ohowing.  A report from Boston reads: After  the first of June-the Dominion Copper  Co. expects to produce at the rate of  15,000,000 lbs. of copper per annum,  as about that date General Manager  Thomas will place in commission the  new 700 ton furnace in addition to the  two old ones each of 350 tons per day  capacity.    The average  of the ore is  about i}��%.  For the eight months ended July  31, 1906, the company showed net  earnings of $140,000, while for the  current fiscal year ending July 31 next  the management has forecasted net results of approximately $300,000. It  would not be surprising, however, if  the net results fall somewhat short of  this figure on account of shutdowns  during the winter and'the recent coal  strike which tied up ^smelting operations during the month of April.  At the District Mines  and Smelters.  Boundary Milling Notes  New Wage Scales are all Satisfactory.  Proa Irawaddv to BtHdary Creek.  G. J. Swann, a relative of G.iG.  Hodge, of the B. C. Telephone Co;,  was a visitor in the Boundary this  week. Mr. Swann's home is at Rangoon, Burmah, where he is connected  with the Irawaddy Flotilla Co., an extensive transportation; enterprise, he  being now on his way to visit his old  home in England. He is well acquainted with that, part of the world,  including India, and says that the  apprehension regarding another uprising in India is unwarranted by the  facts. There is much more said about  it outside of India, than in that land,  and comparatively little foundation for  the troubles that are supposed to be in  store. ���   -' ' ''.���'  B.CC0PPER  Makes  First Visit to  Boundary.  Colgate   Hoyt   Pleased  With  Company's Properties.  Colgate Hoyt, president of the Brit-  tish Columbia Copper- Co., arrived in  Greenwood from NewYork last Monday, in his private car, accompanied  by B. B. Lawrence, vice-president and  engineer, and Mr. Russell, Mr. Hoyt's  secretary. It was Mr. Hoyt's first visit  to the Boundary district, having been  elected president of the company only  last winter.  Mr. Hoyt spent the week in company with f. E. McAllister, the manager, or Frederic Keffer, the resident  engineer, in visiting and examining the  several properties of the company, including the Mother Lode, the Lone  Star and Washington, the Emma and  Oro Denoro, as well as the company's  works. He also inspected the Granby  smelter, being whirled around Grand  Forks by A. B. W. Hodges, of the  Granby Co., in the latter's new buzz  wagon, Mr. Hoyt being an enthusiastic  automobilist himself.  Wednesday Mr. Hoyt and Mr. Lawrence visited the Granby mines in this  camp, and were escorted over the properties by O. B. Smith, Jr., ihe superintendent.  Mr. Hoyt, who is a man of large  affairs in New York, and who is on the  directorate of several railway companies, stated that he was greatly  pleased at what he saw in the Boundary, and especially with the condition  of his company's mines and smelting  works. He will probably start east  again next Monday.  In the neighborhood of 500 more  men can be given employment in the  various mines and three smelters of  the Boundary district, at the < best  wages paid in any part of Canada or  the west for similar work. . For the  last week men have been coming; in  steadily and the mines and smelters  are fast getting back to their normal  capacity, but, as well known, it is the  intention to increase the output' of  copper even beyond that of the season  before the last labor trouble in the coal  fields, that tied up two or three local  smelting plants. :./  At that time there were about 2^000  men employed in the mines and smelters of the Boundary, and, as each of  our three smelters is now prepared to  handle more ore than ever before in  their history, more men than ever will  be required to get out the ore and to  put it through the smelters.  #The wage scale at the Granby smelter, which had not been definitely  agreed on when the last issue of the  Pioneer was printed, was settled this  week by A. B. W. Hodges, the local  manager of the company, after he had  had a conference with J. P. Giaves, the  general manager. By a little give and  take on both sides, it is understood  that there was no difficulty in finally  getting together.  Tea Fursacet la Blast.  In the three district smelters there  are ten furnaces in blast out of the  fourteen at the combined works. Just  as fast as the men can be had, the  other four furnaces will be placed in  commission, which it is hoped will be  in the course of another two or three  weeks at most. .    .  : At the-Granby smelter six of the  battery of eight furnaces are now in  blast, and coke is coming over both  railways by the trainlpad, so that there  would seem to be no trouble on the  coke question. As soon as men  enough can be put on at the company's mines as well as the smelter, the  other two furnaces will be blown in,  giving a capacity of over 3,000 tons  daily, if all eight can be kept in blast  continuously. This week, on account  of the ore wreck on the Great Northern,  it was necessary for Manager Hodges  to bank some of his furnaces for a day  or two. As the C.P.R. has the other  two smelters to feed with ore also, it  was impossible for that company to  meet the sudden demand on it from  the Granby Co. to handle so much  more ore, The C.P.R. continues to  be short of ore cars, as for a long time  past.  The B. C. Copper Co. has two fur  naces in blast, with the intention of  placing the third in commission as soon  as the ore can be had. The Dominion  Copper Co. also has its two old furnaces doing business steadily, and  Manager Thomas hopes to put his  third and new furnace���the . largest in'  Canada���in operation today or tomorrow.  About 40b men are now bii the payroll of the Granby mines.:';  ': civ  More diamond drilling may be done  at the Skylark, where the small force  is still at work.';       ...������; -' ���������';,  '���.    ' -. /': ���  Last Monday the B. -C. Copper Co.  blew in its smelter once more after a  week's shut down for repairs;  The Granby's Curlew tunnel, being  driven "to" strike" the 'Gold Drop at  depth, is now in over 700 feet.  The C.P.R. has under order 100  more steel ore durrips for use in hauling Boundary ore. They will be of  the 50-ton class.  Four machine drills have been sent  to the Cariboo-McKinney, mine, which  is being operated by a Phoenix syndicate, and this week they are doing  actual mining and breaking down ore.  Cascade's power plant has, been fur  nishing the "juice" for Boundary's big  mines and smelters lately, while the  finishing touches are being put to the  company's Bonnington Falls extensive  hydro-electrical works.  H. V. Winchell, chief geologist for'  the Great Northern railway, spent a  day or two in camp recently, travelling  in his private car. He has had an extended experience in! the branch of  geology which relates mostly to mining.  This was his first visit to Phoenix and  the Boundary. -.-..,-..: -  F. H. Knight, manager of the Little  Bertha mine, near Grand Forks, has  completed arrangements in Omaha,  Neb., for raising $30,000 for prosecuting development work and for the  building of the aerial tramway and a  cyanide plant when required. The new  railway up the North Fork now affords  excellent shipping facilities.  The Jewel Syndicate, Ltd, is the  title of a new company just registered  at Victoria as an extra-provincial, corporation. Richard Roberts, manager  of the Jewel mine, Long Lake camp,  which is being worked, is named as the  attorney for the company in this province. . It is a Scottish concern, succeeding the old 'Jewel Gold Mines,  Ltd.  NO. 7 DIVIDEND  BYGRANBYCO.^  Pays $405,000 Again  on June 29.  Make  Total Profit Paid of  $2,563,630.  $400 Base Ball Prize.  "*"'��� All arrangements have been completed for the ball game to be played  tomorrow at Midway between the  Phoenix and Oroville teams for a prize  of $400. A special train could not be  secured at any reasonable rate over  either railway, but Manager Harry  James, of the Phoenix nine, states  that there will be rigs ready to take 50  people, aside from the team, leaving  here at 8.45 a.m. A great deal of interest is being taken in the outcome,  and there will doubtless be money in  plenty to wager on the result. After  ten innings the two nines tied at Greenwood on May 25th, and this game is  to decide which is the best team.  Last Tuesday the board of directors  of the Granby Consolidated, at the  usual monthly meeting, heid at the  company's New York offices, declared  the regular quarterly dividend of two  per cent and an extra dividend of one  per cent, on the outstanding shares of  the company, payable on the 29th of  June, out of the net earnings of the  company. As there are 135,000 shares  issued, of a par value of $ico each,  this is equivalentto a dividend of $3  per share, or a total of $405,000.  This will be the seventh dividend  thus far declared by the Granby Consolidated, it being the only copper producer operating in the Boundary district as yet to pay profits, though it is  fully expected that others will - pay  dividends this year.  With this dividend the Granby Consolidated will". have paid back to its  shareholders, all told, the comfortable  sum of $2,596,630; .The first dividend  was declared in December, 1903. In  January, 1906, they started coming  along in regular quarterly declarations,  which is being kept up. The following table shows the time and amounts  of the several dividends declared by  tbe company:  No.  r-  ���December,  1903...  ��� $133,630  No.  No.  No.  No.  2-  3"  4-  ,s-  ���January,. 1906....  ���May, 1906..   -September, 1906...  ���December, 1906...  405,000  405,000  ��� 4��5.��00  ��� 4��5��000  No.  6-  ���March,  1907 :-... ..  405,000  No.  7-  ���June, 1907   405,000  Moore Concert Cempaay.  Wreck on Great Northern.  Thursday morning, about 8 o'clock,  a Great Northern ore train was wrecked about five miles out of Phoenix, at  the first derail switch, no one being  hurt. The train of 17 ore cars, with  Engineer Murphy and Conductor  Uren, had run up on the switch, and  in backing down again one of the cars  broke loose from the train. The rest  of the train came down on it, and  made a wreck of seven cars loaded  with Granby ore, completely blocking  traffic in both directions. The heavy  "battleships," as the trainmen call  them, weighing S3 tons each when  loaded, were not easy to move, but a  track was built around the wreck by  evening, and a big wrecker was sent  up from Spokane to clear it away, which  is now in progress.  May School Report.  Following is the report of the Phoenix school for the month of May, as  furnished by the principal, Charles L.  Thorn ber:  Total daily attendance 1658  Total actual attendance . .1622  Average daily attendance ..-75.35  Average actual attendance. .73.72  Pupils actually attending....     91  PERFECT ATTENDANCE.  DIV.   I.  Aloert Elmgreeen Annie Isaacson  Robert Fraser William Johns  Alvin Hendricks'n Edward Swanson  Athur Isaacson Harry Swanson  PERFKCT   ATTENDANCE.  DIV.   II.  Sigre Elmgreen        Joe Vezzetti  Bessie Heidman      John Vezzetti  Alice Isaacson Arthur Walters  Frances Larson        Boneta Woods  Annie McKeown     Annie Johns  Elmer Swanson        George Johns  Florence Swanson    Eileen Johns  Clotilde Vezzetti  Entrance examinations in Greenwood, June 17, 1907. About five  pupils from Phoenix will write.  The Moore Concert Co. will be at  the Miners' Union hall, Phoenix, two  nights, June 12th and 13th. This  company has been on the Crow's Nest  line for the past fcur months, and has  the record for the largest houses in  most of the towns, playing in Cranbrook for eight nights. The company  has eleven musicians, artd each night  after the show they give a social dance  free. The prices are within reach of  all, and the company should do a  standing room business.  Total profits paid $2,563,630  -   Aprir was Profitable Month.  .'"'"-'  ��� The following appeared recently in  the Engineering and Mining Journal,  of New York, regarding the Granby  Consolidated:  "Hayden, Stone &  Co.  report that  adverse   weather   conditions,   together  with a fuel shortage, proved   a serious  handicap   to   operations   during   the  winter   months,    in   consequence   of  which   production   suffered.    Results  for March, however, were probably the  most satisfactory for those of any like  period in the company's career.    Net  earnings were in excess  of $225,000,  while the cost of production   was approximately 7.64c. per lb. copper.  For  the nine months ended March 31, the  Granby has secured   net  earnings in  excess of $1,600,000.    Under normal  working   conditions   it   is   capable   of  supplying 25,000,000 lb. of copper per  annum, at  a  cost   of 8c.   per  pound.  The company has a well-filled treasury,  an   excellent   management,   an   extraordinary supply, and one of  the   best  smelting plants in the country."  Latest Prices in MetaU.  New York���Copper, electrolytic, $23  00 @ *23.50;  lake. *24.00 @ if24.75.  Bar Silver, 67U  l.ea<l. *5 75 to $6 00.  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  June :  The following table gives the ore shipments of Boundary mines lor 1900  1902, for 1903, for 1904, for 1905, for 1906, and 1  lor iso:.  907. as reported to the Phoenix Pioncer-  1900  64.553  ��97  5J40  19.494  1901  J3��.76a  1.731  99.034  47.405  650  1,300  1,076  1,350  1,040  Murdock Mclntyre is expecting  daily a straight car load of N'o. 1  shingles, to arriv from the coast. The  famine in this line will then be broken.  The bachelors of Phoenix have sent  out invitations to a dance, to be given  next Tuesday evening at Miners'  Union hall. Tne patronesses are Mrs.  O. B. Smith, Jr., Mrs. A. 13. Huod,  Mrs. J. A. Morrin and Mrs. L. Y.  Birnie.  ��7S  Mine.     camp.  Grauby Mines-Phoenix  Snowshoe.-.... Phoenix  B. C. Copper Co.  Mother Lode Deadwd  B. C. Mine Summit  Hmma .Summit  Oro Denoro ...Summit  Bonuie Belle Deadwood  Dominion Copper Co.  Brooklyn-Stem ..Phnix  Idaho Phoenix  Rawhide- Phoeuix  Sunset Deadwood  Mountn Rose Summit  Athelstan. Welling ton  Morrison ...Deadwood  K. Bell Summit  .   Senator Summit  <B> Brey Fogle Summit  j. No. 37 Summit  ��� Reliance Summit  Sulphur King���Summit  Winnipeg....Wellington  GoldenCrown Wellngtn  King Solomon W.Coppr  3ig Copper._...W.Coppr  No. 7 Mine Central  City of Paris White's  Jewel Cong Lake  Riverside...Rock Creek  Carmi West Fork  Sally West Fork  Rambler -...West Foik  Butcher Boy-West Fork  Duncan West Fork  Providence���Providence  Ktkhorn Providence  Slrathmoie .Providence  Preston Skylark  Prince Henry ....Skylark  Skylark Skylark  Last Chance Skylark  B. P. U. Miue-.Skylark  Bay Skylark  Mavis Skylark  Don Pedro Skylark  Crescent Skylark  Helen Greenwood  Ruby-... Boundary Falls  A Republic Boundary Fill  Miscellaneous -   I > Total, tons    90,600  , , Smelter treatment���  < '     Oranby Co    63.387   330,828  O     B.C.CopperCo -    117.fi"  . .      Dominion Copper Co-      1901  309,858  30,800  141.3"  14.811  8,530  1903  393.718  71,313  138.079  19,365  33.937  ���5.537  1904  549.703  174,398  37.960  16,400  1005 1906  653.li.S9 801.404    8,2,26  174.507 105,900    1-4SS  9,4*5 II ��������'.!  3.0O7 3,"7  1507  3CI.433  20,570  1.37��  3-905  3M  Past  Week  13,631  803       7,455     15.731  5SO  150  500  160  665  2,000  3V>  785  63J  4��3  3,060  890  319  5.046  3.339  363  993  400  167  80  3.'30  3-4'jO  335  3'.350  3.070  3.350  1.759  4,586  55.731  3S.loa  3.056  4,747  140,OS5  3.9&0  30.U33  48,390  3.5*5  IS.".*)  21.701  H.Si'i  l.J-7  "���������"-���'���  "19  3.450  1,833  364  33  33  ���SO  ..'.'."Z  "sS6  30  145   .jo  70  9  lb  1,1 \o  40  l.|U  .'u  1 --,  589  U)  79  20  1-0  20  736  335  2>>  ,S5  53  300  S35  6X9  '55  73  20  40  OO  80  SO  500  20|  45  60  750  390,800    508.87'    690.419   839,808  933,54s I.IM.537 4"3 Mi     20,-iji  'Ii.340  14S.600  401.921  163,913  'i'.O.'O  5-i6.3S2  210.434  30,930  687,988  710,830  ���������4,059  219,11- .-���>*,I  l"\>.74u  [3f'.J  Total reduced...  62,389   34'<.U9   46^.940 697404   837,666 983.877 1,171,430 4-5.4-.-2  '��� I'-rMWflfl  m.fMML  ���Wm  mm  :'"��$'  ���.---*'. ���:  y^A-  litS%; \\tm���  mm i  Mr  m  m  tff,  ^i;��r *  Jill'  iVy  lk  Br.  II  HHHK  LSil  WWR  8?  TV.n   PHOENIX   PIONEER.  In No Other Tea  will youfind the great  strength or delightful  richness and fragrance  ,.,,.;...:   ��.J.of:.-   .  r���r^a���>���,.^,^^���^��� 1  THE OBSERVATORY  THINGS   TaLKHD  OH-AT  HOMRAND RLSBWRBKR  In  It's Worth Asking For.  ^Packets   Only  50c. lb.  The Phoenix Pioneer  And Boundary- Mining Journal,  ��� SSCKDOa SATURDAYS BV TH  PIONEER PUBLISHING CO.  AT PHOKHIX. B. C.  W. B. WILLCOX. Manaoeh.  I Business office No, 14.  I Manager's residence. No. 1 j.  Telephones  IDMCUrrlOH IKfADVAHCB.  Per Year u.L.ia.oe  Bis Months ii.ss  To the United States, per ye��r.-................... 2.50  ���        i <  If too are not a subacr ber to this: paper, this  la an imitation to you to become one.  tides increased, and naturally, the cost  also began to appreciate. Gradually,  bjit surely, the expense of living, not  only in the Boundary, but all over the  continent, began to increase, the price  of everything necessary for clothing or  to sustain life slightly creeping up all  the time.  Advertising rate* lurniaheo, on application.  Legal notices 10 and 5 centa perllne.  Pour weekly Insertions eanatittstc one month's  ��� dr:rt sing.  <*"*fi��i5$53pi">  1907  JUNE.  1907   !  Sun. Mag.  Tata. H��4.  T��y. Fr..  Sail   .  2    3  9 ro  16 17  23 24  30  4      5      6       7  n     12     13    14  18    19    ao    ai  25    26    27    28  '   1'   ,<  8,  23 '  29  I    ��!  A few weeks pgo the men employed  in the mines of this camp���followed  by those in other parts of the Boundary���asked for an increase of 50  cents per day all around. A number  of-conferences >were held, the situation  thoroughly discussed, and finally an  agreement reached, amounting tc an  increase of 56 cents per day for underground and ten per cent for those  employed above-ground, or, substantially, $4.00 and $3.30 per day for the  two classes mentioned, with others in  proportion. "  i  1  t.������.���._..���_: ^  George Bigelow, ��� one of the first  settlers in Nelson, died on .April 31st  ai Port Essington. lie was known all  over the: Kootenays, and later in- the  Boundary, having had several ups and  downs in fortune and being generous  to a fault. Of late years he was in the  Similkameen and then went north to  try his luck once more.  ,. ;  ��� ���;. -.'sis   .'.���;���;  There's a ideal in the remark'; by  Horace Lbrimer, which is worth reading twice: "A man's got to keep company a long time, and come early and  stay late, and sit close, before he can  get a girl or a job worth having."  An exchange remarks that all at-  I tempts thus far to introduce the Eng-  1 lish Skylark into British Columbia  have, failed. We know of one Sky  lark���and its not far from Phoenix,  either, that is indeed a live one���the  Skylark mine.  ���M  R. T. Lowery, the best known newspaper man   in British Columbia, who  recently sold  the  Greenwood   Ledge  and went to   the  coast in search of  better health, is reported  to have the  intention of launching a weekly in that  city.     Some  years  ago  the  versatile  Lowery started a Weekly in Vancouver  called the Ozonogram, but his partner  got cold feet and the  publication was  discontinued.     The   genial   colonel's  many friends throughout the  interior  will wish him   all  possible  success in  the venture if it materializes.  PROVINCIAL.  Princeton has the first Odd Fellows  lodge yet oiganizeri in the Similka-  nii/en district.  Fruit land seekers are now invading  the Similkameen district, and picking  tip desirable tracts.  The Methodist church has sent a  missionary to Prince Rupert���Rev.  Tlios. Keyworth.  The old hospital buildings in Vancouver are to be turned into a temporary university.  The Indians at Penticton reservation are organizing a brass band under  the leadership of the mission priest  'I'he first irrigation  convention   for  the provinces  of Alberta,   Saskatche  wan  and   British  Columbia, is to   be  held at Calgary, Alta., July 17th.  Geo. E., Batchellor, of Spokane, has  been in East. Kootenay on an ore buying trip for the new Panhandle smelter,  which will soon be blown in at Sand-  point,- Idaho, oh Pehd d'Oreille lake.  Sam Lock; a Chinaman, who for 30  years was employed irt the household  of J. B; Hobson of Cariboo, has been  sentenced at Clinton, to be hanged  on August 5th, for the murder of a  countryman about a year ago.  There are reported to be over two  hundred timber cruisers in the Yellow-  head Pass and' Goat River districts,  and many prospectors are going in.  Unconfirmed reports have also been  heard concerning a very rich quartz  strike on the Goat River.  SATISFACTION  Means���"That Which Satisfies-"  USE  T E A.  And You'll Appreciate This Definition;  MGHESS AWARD, ST. LOUIS, 1904.  Lead Packets Only.  All Gtocers.  I. H. HALLSTT  Barrister, Solicitor,  'i.i.i.  Notary I  Cable Address :       H ALLKTT.  (lied foul M'NcII'h  Codes \ Mouliiiij ������ Nenl'H  " I.eiber'b.  Gkkknwood  TUCK    C'OIXINS  SHAVING PARLORS  and BATHROOM.  Hotel Balmoral D���n���.  Cor. First & Knob Hill Ave.   PHOENIX, JJ. Q  The BEST, Cheapest  and most satisfactory  Clothing in Phoenix.  WHO SAYS SO? Hundreds of satisfied  customers. If you don't oelieve it come  and examine goods.  A Fall Line of Under wean, Shirts, Shoes, Ties.etc,  iust arrived.    All new seasonable goods at old  and Cheapest prices.  KingEdward Lodge, No.36  A. F.and A. M.  Regular communication 8 p. n,  oiirl Thursday of each month.'  Bh  Kmergeiit meetings ascalledrMusoni,  Half, McHnle Block. "  OKO, ��. Dky,  Secretary.  J.J. STRL'Tzm.  W.M,  THOMAS BROWN,  Men's Wear Exclusively. .k��oB'hiK��...<���.....     ��,  I. O. O. F.  SNOWSHOE LODGE NO.,6  Meets every Monday Evening   nl Miners' Hal  Visiting brethren cordially invited.  John Mclver,   N. (x,  Carlton Cook, Rec. Sec'y,  Win.  Pickard,  Per. Kin. Secy.  BIRNIE BLOCK.  KNOB HILL AVE., PHOKNIX.  *' lBy a referendum vote the men.  showed, with a large majority, that | . . "'  they were well satisfied with the new  wages, and they are now working under  that new scale, the best paid in any  mining .district in the west. Smelter-  men, ' also, have . had their wages in-  I creased to a point wherethey are satis  fied'witfi the condition of things.  Industrial Prosperity Assured;'  It is a source o. conqratulation ��� to  all interested in the Boundary���the  business man, the capitalist and,;the  wage worker���that the recent readjustment of the  wage   scale in,this sec-'  Before the mines and smelters were  closed by the coke shortage, there were  approximately 2,000 men on' the rolls  of Boundary mines and smelting works,  making a monthly payroll in this community of about $200,000 per month,  of which nearly one-half was paid out  iri'-Phoenix. * This payroll will hereafter be increased considerably by the  G. G. S. Lindsay, the solicitor-manager of the Crow's Nest Pass Coal Co.,  has returned to Fernie with something  over a million in his inside pocket, so  to speak, to   be  used  for  coal   mine  Evidently, the directors  of the company were  liberal   with the  militant mine manager, and it is to be  hoped that he has gotten over his habit  of quibbling for several weeks, with his  employees,  about   matters  that most  men would settle in six minutes.. He  says   he, needs  500   more   miners at  once.  The thirty-sixth annual ^communication of the Grand Lodge of British  Columbia, of the Ancient Free and  Accepted Masons, will be held in Vancouver commencing on June , 20th,  The Grand Lodge at its last communication decided to meet, this year in  Vernon, but this had to be changed  because of the Vernon Masonic Hall  having been burned down.  The Ohio Penitentiary News has  suspended owing to the fact that there  are no printers incarcerated there. It  is said, however, that the penitentiary  officials have plenty of opportunities of  starting a bank;        * - '.  There is a lesson for every merchant  in the experience told by a represerita   ���..!��.. .-..vi. iu.u uy a. jepresenca-  _o_     .,��� ��*.-   r*"se in wages. and in- addition to that tive of a Chicago mail order house to a  tion has been peacefully and  speedily  there WI'H ** work here for more men gathering of newspaper men in  Iowa  accomplished.    By this ��� readjustment  than ever befose ��. ���-2,   and increase, the wage'earner  will' re-  ceive a. substantial advance over what ��� II would ^ ^ to ^ that t.here ,s  he has been,receiving in the past, tojsteady;en,P,0yment'today for from 400  compensate him for the cost of living I to'5���� more men  ��n  the  mines and    1 I     * ���  ���something that the ' large operators  have acknowledged was due under the  circumstances. It means, first, of all,"  that the Boundary is now entaringi on  its most prosperous < period, < and that  this period is likely to last far'into the  future, without the probability of labor  matters coming up now and again for  adjustment.  smelters of the Boundary at the best  of. wages paid in any part of Canada or  the west for similar work.  In years past the Boundary has been  somewhat notable for being free^ from  any extended or serious labor disturbances, the men and the managers  always getting together and settling  their little differences, if any came up,  without recourse to third parties or to  outside influences of any kind. There  is every reason why this should con  tinue in the future.  While the-prosperity, that is sure to  result all'over the Bonndary from this. , ,. --.-���..-��� ...w, ...*vsuu ujoi  happy, settlement - of- the  new  wage territory with  their literature  and al-  He said that the mail order business  depended entirely upon advertising.  He made one remark that merchants  should heed. He says they take the  local papers and directed their special  efforts to communities where the merchants are not up-to-date advertisers.  If the mail order man finds that any  line of business in any town or city is  not well advertised, as, for instance,  furniture, he said that they flood that  Every Mao HI* Own Doctor.  The average man cannot  afford' to  employ a physician for every slight ailment or: injury that may .occur in his  family, nor can  he  afford   to. neglect  them, as  so  slight 'an .injury as the  scratch of a pin  has  been   known to  cause the loss of a limb.   Hence every  man must from' necessity  be his own  doctor for this class of ailments. ,.Suc-  cess,often depends upon prompt treatment, which can only  be  had when  suitable medicines are kept  at hand.  Chamberlain's Remedies have been in  the market for, many years  and  enjoy  a good reputation.  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrohoea Remedy for bowel complaints.  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy, for,  coughs, colds, croup .and whooping  cough.  - ^Chamberlain's Pain Balm (an anti-  ceptic liniment) for cuts, bruises, burns,  sprains, swellings, lame - back and  rheumatic-pains.  Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver  Tablets for constipation, billiousness  and stomach troubles.  Chamberlain's Salve for diseases of  the skin.  One bottle of each of these five preparations costs but $1.25. For sale  by all druggists.  JAMESTOWN  EXPOSITION  Round Trip Tickets at   . '   ���'. "  REDUCED   *  ������ -From PHOENIX to  A. D. MORRISON0  JEWELER & OPTICIAN  Local Time Innpictor for S. F. & N  (High Class Goods always in Stock.)  Guano Fohkh, B.C.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  flam! Fractional,  Claims, Httiinte  WINNIPEG:    - $51 30  DULUTH, ST. PAUL  and MINNEAPOLIS    54 70  ST   JOSEPH       -        58 95  ATCHINSON       -        59 20  POF.T ARTHTR  OMAHA  KANSAS CITY  ST. LOUIS  CHICAGO  $50 30  57 85  00 45  02 20  66 20  NOTIC  Bank of England, Bank of  Black Bear Kiactional  Mln   ^  In the Grand Forks Mining     ivision ol  British  Columbia.  Where located���Greenwood ('ani|>  TAKE NOTICK that I,   David .Whiteside, ni  agent   for  the   Granby   Consoldnted   Miii.ii>;  Smelting   &   Power   Compnt.v,   Limited,    lite  miners certlficale No. II 92013, intend, sixty dny��  after date hereof, to apply to the Mining Record-  er fora Certificate ol Improvements   for the purpose of obtainlUK a Crown Uraul of the above  .claims.  And further take notice that action, under .section 37, must be commenced before thc Issuance  of such Certificate of Improvements.   .  Dated this 29th day of November, A. n.  1906.  D. WjIlTKSIDK,  Agent for   the   Granby   Consolidate!   Mininn,  Smelting   & Power Company,  Limited,  Dates Sale, JlJIie 6-7-0, July 3-4-5       | Phoemx Shoe Shop  Going transit limit 10 days, final return  limit 90 days fromdate of sale.   Stop overs  ��� allowed at all points within limits.    .::    ::  For particulars as regards, rates and routes, address,  W. X. PERKINS, Local Agent  Printing  That Counts  BOOST.  A. T. TURANO. Prop.  Boots and Shoes made to order, first-class xuork guar-  ��������� anteed. Miners' Boots a  specialty, guaranteed water  ���roof.  First Street ��� Opp. Knob Hill Hotel  Phoenix, B. C.  THE  For the last ten   years   miners and  muckers have been  paid  $3.50 and  $3.00 per day,  respectively.    Those  were years of development and growth,  during some of which men of long experience questioned whether the Boundary could  be  made a  permanently  profitable field for mining investment.  Our great copper lodes, however, have  been opened up by scientific  methods  and those supplying the capital showed  their well-placed faith by stay'r^f-with j  it and  by steadily   putting   in   their  millions.  scale, will 1 be.'generally felt, no place  will receive such a large measure of it  as Phoenix���-for the simple reason that  the largest number of men are employed in, Phoenix  of any  point  in  the  Boundary. Where we.had 800 men employed in the camp's mines a couple of  months ago, a couple of months hence |  we should have-nut far from  a thousand men; and that- means a payroll of  fully., $100,000  per  month here, and  probably , more.    Many  things   have  arisen, from.time to time in  the past,  to postpone the long  season  of good  times that those best  posted   believed  were in store for Phoenix and the rest  of the Boundary, but   there is every  reason for believing that the  time has  at   last   arrived.     Boundary's   mines  L have done much in the past  to  make  British Columbia favorably known all  pver the world.    In  the future they  ways with satisfactory results. He be  lieved it true, he said, that country  merchants could greatly cripple the  mail order business if they would advertise freely and in the right manner.  The country mrechant should get wise.  Colic and Diarrhoea.  Pains in the * stomach, colic' and  diarrhoea are quickly relieved by the  use of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera  and Diarrhoea Remedy. For sale by  all druggists.  cannot fail to make it even bette.  known where the English language is  rejid or spoken.  Ore Tonoaie (or Southeast KAotcuay.  Then, in those years also, the price  of copper has  steadily  risen  to   the  present figure of 24 or 25  cents   per  pound, which was and is a great incentive to the operators.    Meantime,  the conditions improved for the  mine  worker?, and the hours of men  employed underground were reduced  by  statute from ten to eight per shift universally.    As far as the Bouridary was  concerned,  this  change came about  peacefully   and   without    the    least  trouble.  The following are the reported ore  shipments and smelter receipts in  Southeastern British Columbia districts  for the week ending June 1, and the  year to date, in tons.  .. SHIPMENTS. ���-���'";.  district,       ;.'':,'";���'WEEK. year.  East of Columbia'  River i...J. 2,868  Rossland ..." ... 4,228  Boundary   .....    9,032  Accepted Company's Offer.  At a meeting of the Trail Mill and  Smeltermen's Union, held yesterday  for the purpose of voting on the wage  scale, the vote was two to one in favor  of accepting the company's offer.  The union demanded a minimum  wage of $3.00 a day, and the company  compromised by offering a 25 cent a  day raise to all men earning under  $3.00.     '  The negotiations have been going  on for the past month, and now that  everything is settled satisfactorily a  feeling of great relief prevails among  the business men and citizens generally.���Trail News.  Ifiyonr town needs boostin', boost 'er,  Don't hold back an' wait to see  If some other feller'B willin'.  Sail right in, this country's free;  No one's got a mortgage on it,  It's just yours as much as his,  If your town is shy on boosters,  You get in the boosting biz.  If yon see some feller tryin',  For, to make some project go,  You can boost it up a trifle,  That's your cue to let him know  That yoh'rs not a goin'to knock it,  Just because it ain't your "shbat,"  But you're going to boost a' little,    .���'���'.���  'Ga:se he'sgot "the best thing out."  If vou know some feller's failin's, ������''.���.'.���  Just forget 'em, 'cause you know  That same feller's got some good points,'.  ���Them's the ones you,want to show;  "Cast your loaves out on the waters, v  They'll come back,"-is a sayin'true;  Mebbe they will corue back buttered,"  When eome.feller boosts for you,���rEx.  50,523  107,011  385.79S  Reward Offered.  If any one knowing anything of the  effects of Walter Jewsbury, formerly  employed in the mines of this camp,  will notify A. Jewsbury, Victoria, B.C.,'  he will be suitably rewarded.  The Granby Consolidated Miniog,Smelting and Power Go., ltd.  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that, at a  meeting of the Board of Directors of the  Granby Consolidated Mining, Smelting  and Power Co., Ltd., held this day, a  regular quarterly dividend of two per  cent and an extra dividend of one per  cent upon the par value of: the -stock  outstanding, was declared out of the  net ea-nings of the company, payable  June 29th, 1907, to all stockholders of  record at 3 p.m. on June 14th, 1907.  For the purpose of tiie dividend, the  transfer books of the company will close  at 3 p.m. on Jane 14th, and' reopen at  10 a.m , July 1st, 1907.  NOBTHBUP FOWLBB,  Secretary.  .   Dated this 4th day of June, 1907.  A creditable job of printing ou the stationery you use,  is like a good suit of clothes when one is doing business  ���first impressions  count.  If you use a rubber stamp on your letter heads or envelopes, you will be put down as "of the rubber stamp  calibre. If you are a business man, and use no printed  stationery, it is natural to suppose-that your business is  not of sufficient importance to require it, and your credit  likewise.  If you wish Modern Stationery, gotten up by competent  -workmen, worked on the best pf stock, imported or  domestic���stationery that does not have the earmarKS of  the Cheap John printery, we, pan furnish ;it from the only  piint shop in the Boundary operated by electricity..  We know that business men of Phoenix have sent to  Spokane,  Chicago,  Detroit, Hamilton, St I,ouis, Omaha  and  other  places,   in  the  past, for printing that  could  have  been  done   right   here���and   probably  in   better  style.     We'd charge a little more, of course,  just as the  merchant .must charge  more  than   Cheap John   Tim, of  Toronto���and   its worth a  little  more.     Besides, if you  spend your dollars  here for printing, you have a chance  to get them back some day through the   Pioneer and   its  employees.    If you spend them in the East, you'll never  see them again.      We  have print shop facilities that no  other office in this section possesses.    Come and see,us.  STRATHCONi  NELSON. B.C.  R. Gr. "WEBB, Proprietor.  The leadiii{ Hotel of tlie Kootefs  Special Rates to Commercial Men  Good SamDle Rooms.  SANITARIUM, Arrow Lake, B.C.  CaBu-Thc most perfectly appointed Health  aud Pleasure Resort in the West, with a complete system of Baths���including- Turkish mid  Russian. Open the year round. The curat!?:  properties of" its waters are unequaled.  For Curing all Rheumatic. Nervous and Muscular Troubles.  Kor Healing all Kidney, Liver and Stomach  jilments.  ForBlittiiuatiugall M<:l��IllcFoisaus from th  System  ul��,?..ft!"?eur ��'  ,the,����nery   Is  unrivalled  '���""^'"������-W^��a!*?' forests, lakes.waterlails.  At the same time, however, the entire business of the world began to  changh for the better, expansions being the rule and gaining each year.  The demand for all  manufactured, ar-  Total '.''".     ...  18,128  SMELTER   RECEIPTS,  SMELTER.  Grand Forks.  Greenwood..  Boundary Falls  Nelson  Northport ...  Marysville ..  Trail ...    ...    .  :','.;Total'.,.,"��� ,  WEEK.  1,200  4i52<>  3,056  356  21263  60O  2.943  S43.329  YEAR.  209,253  107,646  57.203  7,9��4  37.904  13.200  90,868  MINERAL ACT.  '    (FORM F.)  Certificate of ImprovementB.  notice.   ���  'Siiog     523,978'   ^  ���. T'eer" ������',<' 'Custer Fractional" Mineral  Claim, situate in the Greenwood Mining Division  of Yale District. ���  Where located���Tn Greenwood camp.  TAKB NOTICE that r, Isaac H. Hallett, as  agent for Daniel Bresnnhan, Free Miner's Certificate, No B 10117, intend, sixty days from date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for  CertiEcates oflmprovements, for the purpose of  obtaining Crown Grants of the above claims.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, mint be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated this nt day of June, A.D., 1907,  "''������ LH.HALLBTT.  DIGEST9'  YOUR   FOOD  and you will be.healthy,  ' strong, and notlvo. Headache, Wind, IHzzinOBfl,  C6rjfllij>ation, and impurities in your blood  resulting from  indigestion will quickly  disappear if you take  MOTHER       1 ���������<!  SEIGELS  SYRUP.  Frlc* W croti j��r bolt!*. Sold tnrvwaM*.''  _A. J. WHITE * CO., UoatrMl.   ��� ��� _M ^jj  Pioneer Publishing Co.  Pioneer Building, PhOeniX, B.C.   ,_������.. r^..��o, iviicsuf, iBBes.watenalls.  ooatlng, yachting, fishing:, shooting, ezcursi' in  tennis. Its winter climate is unsurnaKsed for  mildness HARRY JIcINTOSH,  Proprietor  MINERAL ACT.  Cetlficate of Improvements.  NOTf"H. ���  "WOODSTOCK" M.ueial Claim, situate in  the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District  Where located ��� Greenwood camp, in the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Adolphc Sercu, Kree  Mlnei'�� Certificate No. Bt07$, intend, sixty days  from date hereof, to applv to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the  purpose of obtaining o Crown Uraut of the above  claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section J7, must be commenced before the  Issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 8th day of October, A. D. 1906.  S ADULP1I SERClf.  Hospital Donations  List of Donations received since Jan.  1st, 1005, to the Phoenix General Hospital :  Cash f 10   Cashfas   Cash |s   Bookcase '.'.  Bed Linen, 4 doa.   R. Hoirell  ���������- ...J. B, Macaulay   A. F. Berry   ���" A. K. H. Clnrk   HoopiUl Ladles Aid   K. T. Bank  ������������������������ Jas. McCrcath  .. oanadlau Rand Drill Co.  auupicwrup   A.B. Hood  ^^oks:::::::;::::::::::::;:^^^^^  DomlSionCoppeV'co"   vJn&V��r!f' ^V"*  Cord Wood          Set Holler Tubes   K. ''������c'lless  Cash fao   Cash |co   Cash J35   .Spring Cot   Maple Syrup..,  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "Montrose Fractional" Mineral Claim, situate in  the Greenwood Mining Division cf Yale District,   Where located: Deadwood camp. 1  TAKE NOTICE tqat I, Forbes M. Kerby, Free  Miner's   Certificate   N0.B90000,  Intend, slziy  days from date hereof, to apply to the Mining  Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for  the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of tbe  above claim.  And further take notice that action: under section j?, muot be commenced before the issuance  of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 19th day of December, .\.D. 1006.  , . 'j��oaiana u. ker^y.  To American Subscribers.  On account of the increase in second-  class postage rates between Canada  and the United States, on and after  May 8, 1907, the subscription price  of the Pioneer to residents of the  United States will be$2.'5'operannum.  This includes new and renewed subscriptions, and is merely the additional  postage that must be- paid for American delivery,  Average Prices ol Copper.  ���New York-  Electrolytic. Lake  ^ w    1005    im  15.008 18.310 15.12S 18.416  15.375 17.801) 15.150 18.110  15.208-18.301 15.350 18.0-11  K*2!2 18-375 16-040 18.08H  14 027 18.45714.820 18.72-1  TnTv  "���'  "-���'iHoS 18-��2 14.813 18.719  AMn�����������"  ikS?'?8*190 15005 18-C85  ^u8a8t'. J5.664 18.430 15.468 18 010  15.965 10 140 15.97* 10. "MO  }*���?'! I1'210 lfi-332 21.710  ?S*S22 21"91'0 16-758 22.340  18.328 23.039 18.308 23.380  ft  \  Month.  January ...  February...  March   April.   May   June  --��� e��" ��������� .s��  September.  October ...  November.  December..  R;  ����*KV!ixMi:.iSur-��h'.i.*-^uiT,3attLarviiiTaavnftKr^ntmmimm^- ,   ,.' ���,..��� ,���.'   ,..,,    ���        , "_ I r>  a  ~r:  m  'I  J  -*  w  13  M  W  :-1  ITRB1 PHBIEKI5C  PIONEER.  CREAM  Bawiii Powder  Made from pore, grape cream of tartar  FOREMOST  BAKING POWDER.  IN THE WORLD  Makes home baking easy. Nothing  can be substituted for it in making,  quickly and perfectly, delicate hot  biscuit, hot-breads, muffins, cake and  pastry-. Insures the food against alum.  Price Baking Powder Co., Chicago.  Letters from a Self-  Made Miner to His  New Foreman.*---!!!.  Written for the Shu 1'runclnco V'hitiiir and Scl.  cntlfic Pre��s byMatt W. AlderSon.  You  The  keep  you  OUR COPPER CORNER?  MATTERS OK   INTEREST   TO   THOSE   INTERESTED  COPPER   MINING    INDUSTRY  IN    THE  ��)/ri> �����>-������<����� ���*���>���������<����� �����>������'<���"�� o>*)<"�� ���">����o ��">>���.<����� �����>���-<> r>*o ��">������  6  t  ���o o��<���� c^��<j e^��-c*  Tne price ol Copper.  There is reason for believing that  the present high price in copper will  continue���and eastern authorities are  of the opinion that the price may advance during, the next six months'  period, says the Mining Reporter.  Firstly, the restlessness of labor in a majority of the large copper mining and  smelting countries of the United States,  and Mexico since the first of the  year has resulted in a decreased output for the first quarter of 1907 as  compared with the corresponding  period of last year. The April output  showed a decided falling oft as compared with the preceding month, and  May will show a still further reduction  in both the United States and Canada  ���in Arizona, because the average output of April, will not be maintained,  on account of the exhaustion of the  normal reserve supply, the renewal of  which has not been possible yet; and  in British Columbia, because of the  coal strikes which made it inoperative  for a couple of weeks at the larger mines  and smelters. Again, the scarcity of  labor in the lake region has seriously  interfered with the making of a maximum production and the  carrying  on  &>-��~h4j��  O-O-CS  O-**^* O.*  of extensive  development  operations  planned on.  Secondly, the available supply of the  metal is comparatively small���5% being estimated on hand at the first of  this month���and selling agents reported their deliveries far behind until a  few weeks ago.     ,  Thirdly, the foreign demand for the  metal has greatly increased since the  first of the year, and there is ho indication of a falling off of this demand for  American copper, inasmuch as the  supply from Europe and other countries shows little, if any, increase.  ' Fourthly, the electrical apparatus  manufacturing industries of this and  other countries, show an increased  business and withal a larger consumption of the red metal. For instance  one of the largest American electrical  companies reports the April shipments  of electrical machinery and apparatus  63% in excess of those for the corresponding period of last year.  Fifthly, the largest operators are in  unanimous accord, according to press  statements, as to the maintenance of  both the demand for and the present  price of the metal.  Dissolution of Farlnenhlp.  Notice is hereby given to the public  that I have purchased the interest of  my partner, Charles Travis, in the business known aiid conducted as the Norden Hotel, Dominion avenue, Phoenix,  B.C.  All outstanding accounts due the late  firm are to be paid to the undersigned,  who will settle all bills owing by said  firm.  Dated at Phoenix, B. C, May 7,1907.  Signed,  M. J. KNUTSON.  THE  COPPER  HANDBOOK  (New Edition Issued Novembar IS, 1906.)  Is a dozen books in one, covering the  history, geography, geology, chemistry,  mineralogy, metallurgy, terminology,  uses, statistics and finances of copper.  It is a practical book, useful to all and  necessary to most men engaged in any  branch of the copper industry.  Its facts will pass muster with the  trained scientists, and its language is  easily understood by the everyday man.  It gives the plain facts in plain English  without fear or favor. It lists and describes 4626 copper mines and companies in all parts of the world, descriptions running from two lines to sixteen pages, according to importance of  the property. The Copper Handbook  is conceded to be the  World's Standard Reference  Book on Copper.  The mining man needs the book for  the facts it gives him about mines, mins  Ing and metal. The investor needs  the book for tbe facts it gives him about  mining, mining investments and copper statistics. Hundreds of swindling  companies are exposed in plain English.  Price is $5 in buckram with gilt top;  $7.50 in full library morocco. Will be  sent, fully prepaid, on approval, to any  address ordered, and may be returned  within a week of receipt if not found  fully satisfactory.  Horace J. Stevens  Editor and Publisher  36    POSTOFFICE    BLOCK,     HOUGHTON,  MICHIGAN.  n s e^a n d  every~toilet  purpose as  good a soap:  as "Baby's  Ovm" cannot  be bought for as little  money. 1-07  Albert 8oapi Ltd- Mfrt., Montreal.  Beware of imitations and substitutes  accept none but the genuine " Baby's  Own."  - Summer -  Excursion   Rates  EAST-  From PHOENIX, $54.65; to  WINNIPEG,  PORT ARTHUR,  ST. PAUL, DULUTH,  SIOUX CITY.  ST. LOUIS, $62.15;  CHICAGO, $66.15;  TORONTO, $80.65;  OTTAWA, $84.70;  MONTREAL,   86.15;    ST.  JOHN,   $96.15;   HALIFAX,  $103.95.  ON SALE  JUNE 6th, 7th, 8th.  First-Class   Round   Trip,  90 Day Limit.  Corresponding Reductions from all  Kootenay Points. Tickets available  for Lake Route, including Meals and  Berths on Lake Steamers. Through  rates quoted to any station, Ontario,  Quebec or Maritime provinces on  application.  J. S. Carter, D.P.A. Nelson, B.C.  My Dear Tom:  You have obtained good men.  have placed them intelligently,  next important thing to do is to  them. And to keep good men  must treat them right. Some persons,  if told this, would think that to treat  the men right you must let them' do  as they please. But to raise children  without any restrictions is the sure way  to spoil them, and "men are but children of a larger growth."  I am a strong believer in discipline.  I shall have suggestions to make to  you from time to time, and I shall  expect you to see them carried Tout  without my having to make the same  suggestion twice. I wish you to train  the men under you to see your wishes  carried out in the same way.  A good teamster doesn't push on the  lines, nor does he Rive them a hard  pull. He holds them just so each  horse is exactly where he ought to be.  He seldom uses the whip. One word  and every horse steps forward into the  collar. To make a good foreman, you  must have the whip in your hand, i but  your men must feel that you wiil never  use it except for cause. Some foremen  think that they must fire a man  occasionally to keep the men in condition of apprehension as to what may  happen to them. If one of your men  is obstrepprous, have the tact to take  him aside and impress ��� him with \ the  necessity of his pulling in line as you  wish. If he doesn't comply, give him  his time.  Your men must be well fed. There  have been times in my life when I was  short of provisions, but seldom a time  when I was short of appetite. I know  that when a man works as he ought to  work in a mine, he wants something  good to eat, and plenty of it. We  have a boarding-house under contract  to furnish us the best of meals. This  will not be under your supervision;  but, if there is any complaint, or you  can make any suggestions for betterment of the service, you will please let  me know.  Next in importance to good food is  good air. No man can do justice to  ���himself in foul air. You will take particular pains to see that all places are  well ventilated. And you will protect  your men from the other extreme, so  no one will have to work in an unnecessarily strong draft.  I wish you to counsel with your  men. You may not need to learn  from them, though you will never have  a man on the force from whom you  may not learn something; but you pay  a man a delicate, high compliment  when you ask his advice, and you preclude the possibility of his getting the  idea that you think you know it all.  When a foreman creates the impression among his men that he thinks the  sum of his knowledge is concentrated  in the territory beneath his hat band,  his days of usefulness are at an end.  Again, and above all else, in counseling with those under you, you are  helping them���you are training them  to think for themselves; and the valuable employee is the one who puts  thought behind his muscle.  With your practical knowledge of  mining, you will find many an occasion  to make* valuable suggestions to those  under you, and these made in- the  right spirit always have a good influence. Thus, in making your rounds,  you may find a man making a drive in  hard ground. He has gouged in iS  inches or more, and is ready to break  to the gouge. Encourage him to cairy  the gouge in farther, if he puts in a  day at it. He might hesitate to do it  without your encouragement, through  fear that you might think he was not  accomplishing anything. But explain  to him that he will gain by it; that if  ground is tight the breaking holes will  have a better chance; that oftentimes  ground will slab off beyond the end of  the holes. When the man follows  your advice and sees good results, he  will feel grateful that he is working  under a boss who knows something.  I wish you to be a source of encouragement and inspiration to your  men. You will go into an end some  day and find a man in hard ground.  If you are as bright as I think you are,  you will not wait to have youi attention called to it. You will speak of it  first. You may make some such remark as: "That's tight ground, but  there's one satisfaction, I have a man  up against it who's good for it." Or,  perhaps, you may say: "Several of  the men are in hard ground this week."  After you have passed on, the man will  pound the drill with more vigor as he  says to himself: "The boss is all right.  He knows how it is. He's been there  himself."  Occasionally a man will be put at  work where for the first few days he  will make a very poor showing. I was  a visitor at a mine one time, and  among the men put on one afternoon  was one who worked hard, and at night  had only succeeded in getting in one  short upper. Things had gone hard  with him from start to finish. His  muscles were not hardened, the hammer didn't swing just right, some of  the drills didn't follow, he noticed the  boss was keeping close tab on him,  and that frustrated him. At night he  was sore and discouraged, and knowing  he had not done justice to himself he  expected to be fired; so he called for  his time. Had such a man been  working for" me I would have tided  him over   the period  of discourage*  ii  PE-RU-NA WAS SUCCESSFUL  MERE DOCTORS FAILED,"  Writes Mr. Cholette Affer Taking Pe-fa-rna..  MR. MENESIPPE CHOLETTE.  Mr. Menesippo.Cholette, Ste. Thorese do ntatrville, P, Q., "writes:  "I shall neyer be able to speak In terms high enough to express tbe  entire confidence I have In Peruna.  "There Is nothing butter to restore health,   X took eight bottles.  . *\AAl the painw I had In the head aud bowels, also the catarrh of th* nose  and ���tomach, as well us all othor gymptoms disappeared after I had token  the third bottle.  "Peruna was successful where two doctors had tailed.  "Were 1 the lirat to testify In favor of this remedy, it might be thought  that I exaggerate, but many testimonials before mine have pointed oat the  great virtue of this effective tonic.  "It would be unreasonable to undervalue a remedy which has snatched  from premature death poor human beings whe were beyond rescue by the  doctors.  f'This remedy.haa restored many a victim of incipient consumption and  other diseases.  "Peruna Is the best remedy for all catarrhal diseases."  WHEN the catarrh has  , temic,���thatia, when it has  become sys-  been  allowed -to spread through the entire  syBtem, It is a difficult disease to cure.  Physicians do not always understand  it and some of them do not care to treat  It. Hence the inability of a great many  patients to find a cure.  The correct thing to do for these cases  la to make use of some internal, sys-  lemln catarrh   remedy,���one that will  reach every internal organ of the body  and exercise a healing, strengthening  and soothing effect upon the mucous  membranes lining these various organs.  Such a remedy has been found in  Peruna,  As Mr, Cholette states,his testimonial  is not the first one written in behalf of  Peruna, the remedy which brings permanent relief in all cases of aystamlo  catarrh.  ment. I would have pointed out the  things that had operated to make him  feel blue, had told him that I had  watched him critically, had noticed  that he had an easy steady movement  at his work, and was satisfied that he  would make a good workman for me.  If a man works by jerks let him go,  but if he is a plodder, if he takes his  hammer and pounds away with regularity and persistence, no matter how  slow he may appear to be, no matter  how-hard'it rnay' seem, to get an idea  into his head and to-get him to do  some things as you are accustomed to  having them done, be patient. Once  you get such a man trained he goes  ahead with the regularity of a clock.  A word of appreciation at the right  time is worth a great deal. If a man  has done fine work for you let him  know that you know it. On the contrary, if a man isn't doing as well as  you think he should, don't scold or  find fault. A good plan is to say to  such as one: "You are doing very  fairly, but I think you can do better,"  and then point out to him how he can  improve his way of doing things.  You will have some men who will  deliver a round of oaths when anything  goes wrong. I have watched the  effect, and it always seemed to me that  the swearing didn't remedy the matter,  that something else had to be done,  and that the energy expended in unloading the oaths might be put to a  better purpose. Swearing is not a good  accomplishment for a foreman. He  should have perfect control of himself  in every situation.  I would say avoid making a chum  of any man under you. Some of the  men would be certain to think he was  a favorite, and would get all the soft  snaps. You should aim to treat all  your men alike, and avoid even the  appearance of favoritism.  You will think I am very strict, that  I am requiring a great deal, that a man  can't be expected to remember all'.  these things. All you have to do is to'  take for yourself a motto ascribed .to '  George Washington: "Never forget  that you are a gentleman." All I have  said is embodied in that. Have consideration for your men and they will  appreciate it. Only occasionally will  you find a man who has been raised to  expect a certain amount of domineering in a boss, and who thinks kind  treatment a sign of weakness. Let  him go. The good words that others  will speak for you will bring dozens  who will want to lake his place. |  Sincerely yours, I  Timothy Strong.     I  .  Sine lo Phoenix.  Moyie would like very much to  cultivate the acquaintance of that man  John Horton, the gardner in the Koot-  enays for the C.P.R., says the Moyie  Leader. We hear of him being in  Rossland, Nelson, Trail and other  places, but never in Moyie. The railway company have a plot of ground  near their station which would be an  ornament to the town if it was fixed  up, but as it is it resembles an abandoned ram pasture. -��� ���-  COLUMBIAN COLLEGE.  Founded 1892���Incorporated 1893.  NEW WESTMINSTER. B.C.  Provides a Christian home for students of both sexes at moderate rates.  Has a preparatory class for junior students, doing grade public school work.  Does high school work, confers all high  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 Uni-  veraitv work, can take students through  the complete Arts Course, and the 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. Sipperell, B.A., B.D .Principal; or Rev. J. P. Bow��ll. Bursar.  WANT  LEGAL EVIDENCE.  Intent  te Deceive Can Be Proven When the  Borer Gets Legal Help. i  The Slater Shoe Company recently  offered $100 reward for information  whtch would lead to the conviction of  any shoe dealer selling other shoes  under the name of "Slater Shoe," or  "Slater's Shoes," or "Shoes made by  Slater."  Many letters were received from  various parts of Canada from people  who had been deceived, and investigations have been conducted, but in most  instances the buyers who suffered from  the unscrupulous dealer did not secure  what the judges consider legal evidence.  No shoe buyer need be deceived if he  looks for the "Sign of the Slate"on the  store door and on the shoe. This is  the evidence of the true Slater Shoe.��� .  Hunter-Kendrick Co., Ltd., Phoenix,  Nervous  Prostration  IT IS WORRY THAT KILLS, NOT WORK  Work without worry usually tends to  prolong life. On the other hand, worry,  with or without work, is fatal, because  it uses up what the Doctors call the  "Lecithin," a phosphorized fat which  is the chief constituent of the brain and  nervous system���a waste which, if not  stayed in time, means complete nervous wreck. The evident moral is  "don't worry*'���advice easy to give,  and in these days of stress and strain  practically impossible to take. The  alternative is : find some way of replacing the wasted Lecithin���the  phosphorized fat. e This absolutely  essential element will be found in  its most perfect, palatable and assimilable form in  an emulsion of Cod Liver Oil and  Phosphorus(phosphorizedfat)together  with Iron, the recognized blood builder  ���making FERROL the ideal nutrient it  claims to be.  For the prevention or treatment of  nervous prostration FERROL Is absolutely unequalled���it is safe, sure and  speedy. .   ,  The formula of FERROL is freely exposed, conscquendy  ��' You Know  what you  take"  W. A. THRASHER, Chemist am:  gist, Phoenix, B. C.  Drug-  r.  EASTERN  TO A NSHIPS  BANK  Issues  Drafts  Money. Orders.  Travelling Checks  Letters of Credit  Payable Everywhere.  Savings  Department  Deposits of $i.ooand upwards recei\ed. Interest  credited'twice a year.  BRANCHES  IN  CANADA  55  CAPITAL  $3,000,000 M  RESERVE  $1,600,000.0(1  ESTABLISHED  1859.  J  ^r^<^^=r^^c^<^9?9C^C^c,^r:vC>*-C^  <?  <?  Office and Brewery, BANNKR ST.  PHOENIX, B. C.  Spring Water Ice for Sale.  Bottled Beer and Porter.  r  r  Beer  /��� As made by, the present brewer is admittedly tho Beat. ��\  ^ Beer in the Boundary. With thfi Best Malt and the ^  / Purest Spring Water it is unexcelled  in - quality. j*  /   Phoenix Brewing Company   k  ^ I        BINER & SONS, Props. ^  PALACE LIVERY STABLES  MIRDOCK MclNTYRE, Prop.  35   Horses,   Full   Livery   Equipment,  Have taken   over   the   Lumber   Yard  and will carry  a  full  stock.  DRY   WOOD   IN    ANY   QUANTITY  Trompt Attention to   orders  at any hour of day or uight.  Kho�� Hill Ave.        (phone^o       Phoenix, B. C.  We   have   a large stock of the  V  ' ���������-,- celebrated  And can Proinptly-Fill all- Orders.  THE BEST BOTTLED BEER ON THE MARKET  Write, telephone, telegraph or call on  Greenwood Liquor Co*  JAS. McCREATH, Proprietor.  *oMo"oo:o.o.o.o;o.ojDx>jOJOjapja  P. 0. Box S6r  -JXJ*����CBISX*����SX<*>��^^  Phoenix Market. 'Phone 2.   Q  P: BURNS & CO., Ltd.  Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants.  Choice Line of Fresh and Cared Meats.  Poultry, Fish and Game in Season.  |  All    Orders  Receive   Prompt Attention.  Markets at Greenwood, Grand Forks, Midway,  Eholt and  all  the other  principal Cities and Towns in B.C., Alberta and Yukon.  Headquarters:  NELSON", B.C.  Headquarters for Boundary:  GREENWOOD, B.C.  Dominion Ave., Cor.Banner St.  ���wag. PHOENIX, B. C. G6<*  Carrmges and Other Rigs, Horses and Saddles  For Any Part of the Boundary, lixprcss and  Bag��ai>e Transfer Given Prompt Atttention.  Dry'Wood Delivered to Any Part of the City..  D. J. McDonald, Prop.  A Share of thc Public Patrotuiso Solicited 'PHONE 37.  . J. Matheson  3nsurance Hgent  F1DBLITV    HOMW,  A NI >  ACC'IDKNT.  ���I..VTK    l',l,\SS  COMMISSIONER    FOIt    TAKING    AKFIDAVI1S  PHOENIX,   jB.C.  ��OMUWfcMnilll)l|llW>LI**'W'1  Phoenix- QfotfyA   I    SriP  Greenwood ^id^C   LrlllC  Leave Phoenix, upper town, 9.00 a. 111.]  " 'l lower town,    ���>. jo a. iu. .- Standard Tina-  Leave   Greenwood      - 3.00 p. 111.J  Prompt Attention to Express and FY ight.  PHOENIX OFFICE, WITH H. JAMES. KNOB HILL AVE.  D. L. McELROYr Proprietor.  1 SiiA'St fc  J0  l i  it {  'I  y I  )���)���  ���;���'������'������'��� i-:*Hl������^���Jatt  ������'���*.'.j,yijVgW ji'TJ,-';  IIP  . "St*  ���yy$$i��l~y  fill!  Pipi  w PHOENIX  irtyP  wu yAiiv.y a y  mMm I:-'-- .��������.  *warl'tlj'vft,:,-w!-'  ��fei   flit  w ���  -O"  Uadln( Hotel of Boundary's lefdlng  Mlnlnf Ciwp  And, like others, nmko big profits in the world  fsinious Coeur d'A lone Mining District, Idaho.  Write for CopioH of Our Mining Kngiucor'H Koport and Afup. Free.  Hotel Balmoral  m  N?��a'-:  flfi  II  New and Op-to-date,  Centrally Located,  Good sample Hoom*.  Corner K'uob IIUl Are., and Firtt St  phoknix/b. C.  J. A  #%&&&&,  nlMPPER  NOW  SHARE  ajAQViSW & CARLSON  Mmmbarm Spokan* Mining Exohoitga  601-602Ag Rookery, Spokane, Wash*  In and Around Phoenix "  BRIEF  TOPICS  OK  1.0��:AL  AND  GENERAt  INTEREST  TO   I'HOKNICIANS.  *wwm?wtMmwm  The Only First-Class and Up-T6-  Date Hotel in Phoenix. New  from cellar to roof.; Best Sample  Rooms in the Boundary, Opposite  G N. Depot. Modern Bathrooms.  ���Steam   j*    Heated  m  Mm  Hwm,  11  JAMES HARSHALL, Prop.        Phoenix, B.C.  Under New Management  Hotel Alexander  R. V. Chisholm, Prop*  Conducted in First-Class shape.    Choice stock of Irrigating  goods.  Special attention to dining room.   Large,  airy and  well   furnished rooms,  Domlolon Aveane ... Pfcoeaix, B C.  Dry wood   in   car  lots.      Apply to  Trombley, Phoenix, B. C  Read   E.   A.   Black's   ad.,   it   may  interest you.  Strawberries are again in the market,  and each one has its price.  Woodchoppers wanted.    Inquire of  J. J. Bassett, Hartford Junction.  Prescriptions carefully prepared  by  Thrasher's Drug Store���'Phone 16.  See Miss McDonald,  milliner,   for  sewing machines and supplies.  A  man is known  by the time he ,  keeps.   Morrison, the Watch Adjuster.dt  Sewing machines to rent at $3 per  month. See Miss McDonald, milliner.  For sale cheap, two five-foot showcases with tables to match. Apply to  E. A. Black.  A critic is one who cannot "do it  himself." He will leave his watch with  Morrison/the Adjuster.  Take care of the pennies, and the  dollars .wjU take care of themselves, by  taking your watch to Morrison, the  Adjuster.  Dr. Mathison, dentist.  See the ad of James in this issue of  the Pioneer;  -.-"-Si.*.  Miss Campbell, one of the postoffice 1 living.    It owes you n<  clerks, is being relieved by Miss Ing-  here first.    Your watch  Hannam's milk suffers no  addition  or subtraction.  Dr. Mathison, dentist, Bank Block,  June   1 oth to14th, inclusive.  Before buying your furniture elsewhere, call on R. J. Gardner.  Economy is a great revenue. Our  revenue to you is good watch repairing.  Morrison, the Adjuster.  Encycloypaedia Britannica, 26 vols,  for sale at less than half cost.    Inquire  Pioneer office.  A meeting of the city council was  held this week, as usual, when a small  amount of routine business was transacted.  Services will be held in St. Andrews  I resbyterian church tomorrow evening,  as usual, Rev. W. R. Ross, of Grand  Forks, occupying the pulpit.  Duncan J. McDonald expects to be  able to occupy his new stable; now  being built on Dominion avenue near  the city hall, by the first of July.  No, the world does not owe you a1  living.    It owes you nothing.    It was  George. C. Hodge, of Nelson, district telephone superintendent, was  looking over the local 'phone lines  Wednesday. '  William C. Hower, who has been  located at Mullan, Idaho, for several  months, has'been spending the week  in Phoenix.  Lome A. Campbell, manager of the j  West Kootenay Light &  Power  Co.,  was here from Rossland  Saturday on  one of his frequent trips.  Dan Docksteader left Sunday for  Troy, Montana, where he will make his  home in future, his family having pre-  ceeded him by some little time.  R. P. Williams, of Rossland, who  has sold machinery in the Boundary  and Kootenays for the last eight or ten  years, was a caller in this camp Tuesday.  John   A. Miller,   shiftboss   at   the  Granby  mines, has   received   the  appointment of foreman for the  reorgan  Callifornia-Giant   mines at Rossland, i  and is leaving for the scene of his new  duties.  Tom Walsh, one of Greenwood's  genial old timers, has been spending  several days here this week, being  interested in a number of more or less  bonanza-like mineral claims in the hills  hereabouts.  William Delahay, customs officer for  Phoenix, left this week, to spend a  well earned vacation in the hills of  Wales, his old home. He expects to  sail on June r4th from Quebec, and to  be gone two or three months.  A. L. Sainsbury, representing the  Winnipeg Free Press, was a visitor  here Saturday, and is writing a series  of articles for his widely read paper.  He was formerly connected with the  Rand Daily Mail, of Johannesburg,  South Africa.  has had over 38 years experience  hi'this business, we are prepared  to handle all your repairs prompt  ly and satisfactorily, and the  price will be as low as is consistent with the quality of the  work done.  E. A. BLACK,  ��1 The  Knob Hill Ave.  Jeweler I*  Phone  ��ge*m.-*-M-Mf����*-**  w* HOTEL    UNION *  J3IIOLT,   B.C.  The   best   conducted   Hotel   in  BAR AND TABLE FIRST-CLASS.  the  most   important  Boundary.  railway   town   in   the  W.   S.   TOKNISV,   Piuii-  , . , %.��� ~ ���J       '  ram while the former takes a  in the east.  vacation  does and will,  II  ilpf "  iffe '���"  mswttf-  W  "SB?-',-  M'-v  m  rf  *   MINERS'  UNION  HALL  TWO NIGHTS .ONLY  Wednesday, June 12 and  Thursday, June 13  THE ALWAYS POPULAR    .   v  Moore Concert  We find that the man who has "real  good sense".is the man who agrees  with our opinion in "watch repairing."  A. D, Morrison, the Jeweler.  The subject for Sunday at the  Methodist church will be, "The Religion of Usefulness." The Sacrament  of the Lords Supper will be administrated at the close of service.  This week David Oxley sold his  building and lot on lower Dominion  avenue, near the old McRae Bros. &  Smith building, to William Bullis. The  structure was formerly part of the old  Miners' Exchange hotel, moved on  account of its being on the Great  Northern right of way. It will probably be fitted up for a rooming house.  it's been to  Morrison, the Ad  when  juster  The music furnished by the Moore  concert company for the social, dance  after the entertainment last Monday  night was the best that the dancers of  Fernie had had the pleasure of dancing  to for a long time.���Fernie Ledger.  Phoenician ball twirlers went down  to Danville, Wash,, and played  America's national game with the  Yankees of that town. The result was  a score of 7 for the Phoenix team, and  4 for the home nine. The boys report having had a good time. On the  16th a return game will be played here.  Boundary  AND ���  Vaudeville   Co.  SINGING ALL THE LATE SONGS  PLAYING ALL THE LATE  MUSIC  After the show each nignt there will be a  social  dance  free  with   the  company's orcnestra of six  pieces for music.    Reserved,seats at Tom Brown's.  Dr. Newcombe, of Midway, has  entered into a partnership with Dr. C.  M. Kingston, of Grand Forks.  Charles Bunting represents the  Grand Forks union at the convention  of the W. F. pf M. at . Denver next  week.  Police Magistrate Cochrane fined a  bartender in Grand Forks $50 for selling liquor to a boy under sixteen years  of age.  The telephone exchange at Midway  (has been discontinued, the five subscribers being connected with the  Greenwood exchange.  Next week Saturday the statutory  semiannual meeting of the license  commissioners for Grand Forks riding  will be held.  Amonf the Railway Men.  -P.- H Burnham, "of/Grand" Forks;  district freight and passenger agent of  the Great Northern, was in Phoenix  yesterday. .*.���'  Supt. R. C. Morgan, of the Great  Northern lines north of Spokane, was  here yesterday in his private car, accompanied by members of his family.  Last week the C.P.R. lost something like $20,000 by the destruction  of the Baker Creek trestle on the  Boundary branch, sparks from a locomotive setting fire to the structure.  Transferring followed for a couple of  days.  Wednesday the mail clerk on the  C, P. R. Nelson-Midway run was lost  somewhere enroute, with the consequence that no mail was received over  that line that day. Some new mail  clerks on that run would help things  a bit, from past experience.  T. R. Drummond, formerly manager  of the Dominion Copper Co. in the  Boundary, but now occuping a similar  position at the Nippissing mine, Cobalt, has some 350 men at work there,  the work being largely of a trenching  character for the present.  George W. McAuliffe yesterday  locked up his shop and started for his  homestead on the North Thompson  river, above Kamloops, where he expects to spend the rest of the summer,  getting the place in. shape for production. He will probably be absent  three months.  Robert D. Mitchell, delegate from  Phoenix Miners' Union No. 8, started  Tuesday to attend the annual convention of the Western Federation of  Miners, to begin at Denver June r'oth.  Mr. Mitchell expects to be away about  a month. Archie F. Berry, formerly  of Phoenix, but now of Rossland, represents the Rossland union at the  same convention.  ���<><M><>OK>8<>K><H><><><><><><><><><  Millions Are Being Made In  The   Coeur   d'Alene   Mines*  Carney   Copper  A     WINNING     PROPERTY  0   Capital 1,500,000 Shares     Par Value $1.00  J. L, Martin, Phoenix, B. 0.  PreH.; W. D Greonough, Mullan,  Idaho, Vice Pres. and Mgr.; C. D.  Miller, Mullan, Idaho, See.; Jas.  Carson, Mullan, Idaho, Superintendent. Mr. Carson developed  the Morning Mine, being in charge  11 years.  The Company1 is developing 8  claims   and 3  fractions,  4 miles  from Mullan, on the Northern  Pacific railroad nnd iv valuable  water right,'  There are30 feet of shipping ore  in sight. An 800-fooi tunnel i�� being driven to cut the ore at the  600-foot level, with .'500 feet more  to run. A limited amount of  stock will be sold for a short time  at 17}4 <:ents per share.  Sick Headache Cured.  Sick headache is caused by derangement of the stomach and by indigestion.  Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver  Tablets correct these disorders and  effect a cfire. By taking these tablets  as soon as the first indication of the  disease appears, the attack may be  warded off. Get a free sample and  try them.    For sale by all druggists.  Do not allow this opportunity to pass unimproved. The money you invest goes  into development for your benefit.  J. X,.   MARTIIV,  Prompt Attention to Correspondence. Bank Block, Pboenix, B.C.  ���-800-0-000000000 -6  THE  '9  NO HIGHER.  Children  ?       25c  |-'��  tatest Mining Stock Quotation*.  Reported by B. B.   Mighton   & Co.,  Nelson, li.O. Corrected to June 5, 1007.  aio      ����e��p  Alberta Coal..........       .32>��   .   .34  m-  A laineda   American Boy.,..."...  B.C. Copper fcloee.;..  Belcher ..........  California............  Cons. Smelters   Cariboo McKinney....  Copper King.   Domin. Copper (close).  Diamond Vale Coal...  Denoro Mines   Furnace Creek, close.  Granby   Giant   Gertie   International Coal....  Nabob   Oom Paul...   Rambler-Cariboo.....  Sullivan ,   ..   fitewart,close.........  Snowstorm............  Tel Kwa Mines   White Bear    12  .01  7 87}4  .40  .05  110.00  .WH  5.62>$  .20  ���07>a'  .75  1.25  .02  .17  .09  .30  .32  ,a��.-ii'  *.09^  2 93  ���13^'  .13  ���01%  i 8.12>6  ���   .43 "  .���.07,  130/00 *  ,04  .10^  6.7C  .23 .  M%  145  18>fc  .70  .33  .37  .36^  .103��  2.12>��  2,07  45  MM  Cblnki Accepted lavltailon.  A   short -time   ago    David   Oxley  learned that.Chinese were cutting poles  on his Florence  claim, adjoining the  Jackpot fraction, in Wellington  camp.  A trip to the locality proved   the truth  of the rumor, and   15   almond eyed  chaps  were buSy  making  ducks and  drakes of the timber.    They had built  a cabin, and said they  were employed  by John Lin burg, the   Rossland  man  who is getting out a big bunch of poles  for shipment to the east.    They were  warned off the property instanter, and  thought well enough of the suggestion  to make themselves scarce,  Emma Donnan, the 24 year old girl  who was killed by being struck with a  stick of wood flung by her sister, Bella,  at Grand Forks last weeki was buried  on Sunday.  An effort is being made in Midway  to organize a race track association.  .Thus far the. promoters, are meeting  with considerable success, stock to the  amount of some $5,000 having already  been subscribed, fv        2  Torments of Tetter and Eczema Allayed.  The intense itching characteristic of  eczema, tetter and like skin diseases is  instantly allayed by applying Chamberlain's Salve and manysevere cases have  been permanently cured by its use.  For sale by all druggists.  Corporation of the City  of Phoenix.  Do Not Neglect ibe Children.  At this season of the year the first  unnatural looseness of a child's bowels  should have immediate attention. The  best thing that can be given is Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrhoea  Remedy followed by castor oil as  directed with each bottle of the remedy.  For sale by all druggists,  COURT OF REVISION NOTICE.  To  Transfer of Liquor License,  the   Board  of License  Commissioners, Phoenix, B. C.    I    Take Notice that I intend to apply  oM?JI���,l^rebJ3veVhat u��e fir.t .itung- at the ne*t  silting  of the Board of  ^^^i^SS^ViX'li License Commissioners of the City of  Council Cliimbcr. Cilv  Hall. n���n)���l������  a...       Phmtmv    fnr o   lm^rf���.    ���f   ,u_    i:_  The Grand Forks steel works have  orders front the Granby smelter that  will keep the force busy for many  months to come.. The contracts are  for the 100,000 gallon tank and for the  new mammoth flue dust chamber, the  latter alone requiring some 300 tons of  steel.  It is understood that a determined  effort is to be made for the revival of  the project to construct a trolley line  from Greenwood to Phoenix, and that  the city council of the former place  will be asked to give the scheme substantial aid. Some years ago preliminary surveys were made for such a  line, and it was estimated that it would  be nine or ten miles in length, and  that it would cost from $100,000 to  $125,000 to build and equip it.  COMING AND GOING  ]  MORRISON  JEWELRY STORE  Expert Watch  Repaying  OUR    SPECIALTY  A full line of Watches,  Rings,   Cut  Glass  and Silverware  When doing your Spring House Cleaning and making changes, do not  forget that we have that odd piece of  FURNITURJE  that you have been wanting���or will   furnish entire tets. in the Latest Styles.   ::  Those   New  I  FURNITURE.  "  "   RUGS  ���  BINNS  Just Received  UNDERTAKING.  John Hartman returned Saturday  from a three weeks' visit to his brother  at Stites, Idaho.  Chief of Police Gunn spent two or  three days in Rossland this week on  personal matters.  John H. Fox, of Nelson, travelling  C. P. R. freight agent, came in Wednesday on his monthly visit.  Mr. and Mrs. Astley, father and  mother of Mrs, L. Y. Birnie, arrived  Wednesday evening, on a visit.  Dr. George C. Gordon left for' the  coast last Saturday, and may take a  trip to Germany before settling down  again.  Miss Marjorie Martin, who has been  attending high school at Spokane, returned Sunday night, accompanied by  her father and mother.  ���">>0<">  A.  JEWELER and OPTICIAN.  CAMERAS  We have the best stock of  CAMERAS and PHOTOGRAPHIC SUPPLIES in  the Boundary, and can furnish  anything along this line for  the amateur or professional.  Calls of   inspection    invited.  IONERS, ETC.  TT'"lff"'��1*,-'���tm�����'"��'���M^  " ^^^^^aMM"MMKJS"���'^M^^M"MMM*www���Bfflrrfrl^^  William Hunter Co., Limited.  Snmittton Autnur.  SZK'n0"*''.';"'' Hall. Dominion Ave.,"  ?EB*  Assessor, and for revising  and correcting tht  Assessment Roll.  li. U. STEPHEHB, City Ctetfc.  j Phoenix, B.C., June 7U1,1907.  Phoenix, for a transfer of the licence  held by me for the Mint Hotel, to  Liugi Penna.  Dated at Phoenix, B. C,  -this 16th day of May, 1907.  Jos. H. Graham.    ,  W�� \\ iu, Buy.  1000 Alberta Coal (Free),  5000 Panhandle Smelter..  5000 Sullivan      .    ...   2000 Rambler Cariboo   Subject to confirmation,  .31 'a  .07 %  .003 i  .35K  Ws Wim, Sbm,.  1000 Alberta Coal (pooled)...  50 B. C. Copper   100 f/ominion Copper   1000 Internatunal Coal   If you will trade at prices named, please use the wires at  .29  8.50  6.2rV  .70  our ixpeaae.  MINING and INVESTMENT BROMRS  DRAWEE 1082.  NELSON,    ,  L. D. PHONE 110.  BRITISH COLDKBIA.'  Men's Suits  Men's Hats  Men's Shirts  Men's Shoes  Ladies' and Chif  dren's Goods  If Yo�� Want a nice nobby and up-to-date suit you will  find a choice selection in our line of men's stylish clothing  for  winter.   We sell the kind that wear well and look well.  Men's Shifts You will find it hard to duplicate our handsome line of men's shirts, in golf and negligee   with   attached.and detaciied cuffs plain and pleated bosoms.  Men's Hats    A large assortment, just  in,   of those  new  fall    blocks,   in   Black and Brown,  Men's Shoes Our line of shoes is complete, you should  see them before purchasing. Our patent calf dress shoes  and oxfords outshine them all.  and   three  Boy StrftS A n��;w iot of perfect fitting norfolks  piece suits, stylish.  See our i.'ne of Ladies' Waists, Ladies' Shirts, Ladies' Collars,  Ladies' Shoes, Ladies' Linen Underwear, Children's  Wash Dresses.  Girls' and Boys' waists.  The  WILLIAM HUNTER CO., LTD.  n?  "to  Smith,  Ltd. I    11  "wC"T"''fl'"H?H'!"TO!*tt'"

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