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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jun 22, 1912

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Array ���tpyi^DB  ��.  f     >      r)'<S  ���*vy&  'if  .. i-  * f,  I     r  <    II  "    -   ''J  >      fr  - -, v,.  v-     <��� ������  ��� I    "  J*Y ��     V  ?���������*'**  pi   -  Tad  i4 J  ft  *$&  '&$��  \fcf  V^��C*?2S  fl  /^"WMd^jfr  The largest copper milieu in  ��� the Dominion are situated  at Phoenix. Tho Granby  C>). employs 5(10 men, and  l��a�� a monthly pay roll of  ' over $50,000, while Uiuliaw-  hido pay roll is $18,000.  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary Mining District  THIRTEENTH YEAR  PHOENIX,  B.C., SATURDAY, JUNE 22,   1912  -l>l IJL-  FOUR AUTOMOBILES  ARRIVE IN PHOENIX  Morrin-Thompson &  Company  r Secures Agency���Shipment  'Valued at $5,900.  The shipment of four autos for  Morrin-Thompson and company, by  the Overland company of Toledo,  Ohio, arrived this week, a mechanic  of the firm accompanied the cars.  As showing the excellent shape of  the consignment, it is only necessary to point out that within, two  or three hours of their arrival, two  of the machines were scudding over.  .,    ' <���/���  the roads injfiiie style.':';?All of the  cars hold fiveipeisonsKthree of them  being^bffSO^horse-powci-'.and one  35; threepf^'fhe "cars have already*  been disposed: of.  Scandinavian Picnic on Monday  Everything   is   now iu   readiness  for the  5th annual gathering of the  Scandinavian   Aid    and   Fellowship  Society, which Js to take place next  Monday   aiid Tuesday, at Christina  lake.  . The task of the various committees has   been no   sinecure,  but  the labor-of love has, been chcci fully  and  thoroughly executed,   with the  result'"that,* barring the unforeseen,  the event has all the promise of be-  ing the  most' successful and enjoyable  celebration    ever   planned   in  iu Southern  British   Columbia.     At  the hotel careful provision' lias been  made to accommodat&i.'lhe' expected  crowds' and   all   that'is wanting to  crown the  committees'   labors   is a  kindly disposed  feeling on  the part  of the clerk of the weather.  Promising Group at Beaverdell  Secretary   N.   J.   Carson   of   the  Phoenix Mining,  Smelting and Development    company,   returned    lo  town on   Tuesday   from  one of his.  periodical trip's  to the   Duncan property,   near   Beaverdell,   which  his  company   have   under  bond.      The  contract    for   development,    which  was awarded to Angclo  Luciani, is  now   completed and another is contemplated in the near future, but for  the  present,   says  Mr.   Carson,   all  our   energies will  be  centred in extracting   ore   in   readiness   for   the  advent of lhe railroad, which  is expected to reach the mine long before  .the snow flies.   The average returns  per ton, according to   assays at the  Granby  company's smelter,   are 93  dzs.   in silver  and   a trace  of gold,  probably 70c,   which   with  the lead  conteiits   amounts   to  a  little   over  sixty   dollars v per  ton.    The  ore is  being taken, from two places.  NEW MINING DEVICE  PROVES SATISFACTORY  Arrests   all   Dust   and   Fumes  Arising from Blasting���In-  ;  ventor Alfred Pickthall.  There is scarcely an issue published nowadays of that celebrated  and highly-authoritative paper, the  Boston Commercial, DtirwHat some  favorable reference appears in. its  columns, relative to the Granby  company's prospects. Without exception all its replies to Granby  stockholders are couched in the  most optimistic tone.  Poe-Campbell  Mi.ss   Helen   Campbell,   formerly  on   the stafl   of   the   Phoenix  posl-  ofiice, was married  on Wednesday,  June   19th,   to   Ralph    G.    Poc    ol  Princeton.       The    ceiemony   took  place at the residence of the biidc's  brother,    J.    Campbell,    in   Grand  Porks, the Rev. J. McKee,   1'iesby-  lerian   minister,   tying   the   m.iiil.il  knot.     The   bride,  who was   handsomely  gowned    in    a   champagne  colored   travelling   dress,   was    attended   by   her  sister,   Miss   Katie  Campbell   of  Montreal,    while   the  groom's     attendant   was    D.    W.  McDonald of Greenwood.   After the  wedding repast,   the newly-married  couple left for Spokane en  route for  Princeton,   where  they will   reside.  They   were   the  recipients of many  pretty   and     useful    presents    from  friends   and   relatives.     Among  the  gues'ts ** pres"en'C   wertP'Mrs. ~W7"Al  Tatham, Mrs. Thos. Richards, Mrs.  R.   Silverthorn   and   Bert.   Tatham,  all of Phoenix.  Reports of the great lo.ss of life  during the recent Alaska eruption  are greatly exaggerated.  The following interesting item  was taken from a recent issue of the  Johannesburg Sunday Times, one  the most prominent papers in the  Transvaal. Alfred Pickthall, the inventor, is a brother of John Pickthall, a well-known resident of this  camp.  The dust  problem   in   mines  has  attracted   the   inventive   faculty   of  some   of the brainiest  men  on  the  Rand, but   without  satisfactory results so  far.     What   with  fumes of  dynamite and the dust from  drilling  or blasting', the miner's  life   is precarious.     With a Pythisis Commission sitting'and taking evidence this  phase   need   not   be   enlarged    on,  sufficient   to  say  that  the  evil is a  desperate one, that calls  for a remedy and quickly, if the toll of life is'  to    be   reduced.       Mine   dust   rises  principally from two causes, drilling  and blasting.    These two causes re^  quire separate treatment, and   it is  with  the second  we are concerned  here.     The  blasting gives   rise  not  alone   to  dust  but   noxious   fumes,  and'to master both means much rer  lief in human suffering and- incidents  ally   much   to   mine   owners.    The*  problem   has   been   the    subject   of  earnest consideration to Alfred Pickthall, mine captain on  the  Luipaar-  dsvlei Estate Gold Mine, who is now  out with a device   which   he   claims ;  Sjrrests all   dust- and   fumes   arising  News from Hidden Creek  Page  Boyles,  the  B.C. representative   of   Boyles   Bros.,    diamond  drill experts, of Spokane, arrived in  town  on Tuesday, for the  purpose  of inspecting his two drill outfits at  present in  operation  at the Granby  mine.     Mr.   Boyles,  who   has only  recently returned from a visit to the  Hidden   creek   mine, where he  has  three drills in operation prospecting  the ground,  reports things as humming at   the  new  mine,   operations  being   carried    on   with   the   usual  Granby thoroughness and,despatch.  Preparations    towards   largely   increasing- the force were  afoot when  he left  and   the  company   are proceeding with the  erection of a' hotel  and clubhouse   for   the   employees;  another force  of men  are busily engaged m the grading of the smelter  site, while  still another are  cutting  the piles for the wharf.      A ntimber  of cottages are being  built to  accommodate the married members of  the community.    Mr. Boyles further  B. G. Mining  A very large outcrop of iron ore  is reported to have been recently  staked in the Chilcotin district. The  deposit is represented as being  of unusual size, and if the supposition as to depth proves correct, it is  claimed that it will rank as one of  the biggest in the west.  On Thursday of last week, the  assay office of the Canadian Consolidated company, in Rossland,  was gutted by fire. Some of the  paraphernalia of the assay department were saved, but the loss in  apparatus and chemicals was considerable. The building was a total  loss.  The B. C. Copper company are  pushing vigorously their development work in the Voight. camp,  Similameen, where they have a large  group of properties under bond.  The diamond drill is in active opera-  opment is proceeding apace.  from blasting at the face within   ten  minutes of blasting.  The .invention,   which   has   been  An Exemplary Sentence  A excessive overdose of the generous juice, aggravated no doubt by  our famous rarified mountain air,  started Alex. McLean on the war  path last Monday evening, and under the baneful influence of the  mixturejie managed to inflict seri-  -j.oi.is' bodily harm on Wm. Foley,  which necessitated the latter's detention in the hospital for some  days. According to the evidence  given in the police court, the assault  was of a most brutal character and  entirely unprovoked. The prisoner,  on being interrogated by Police  Magistrate Hood on the matter,  pleaded   a   total   lack   of   memory,  tion and satisfactory progress is be-  nforms us that underground devcl-j ing made   on  all  sides.   . The main  tunnel on the east side will be  2000 feet when completed, and one  of the largest mining tunnels in the  country.  Interviewed recently by a representative of the Portland Canal  Miner, W. J Bowen, , of Seattle,  a heavy stockholder in the Red  Cliff mine, stated that his company  had secured a most favorable option on the controlling stock of  the Tyee smelter, but he could make  no statemeut in this connection  pending the arrival of President  A. Erskine Smith, J. G. Chadwick  and A. D.���������,'Jgennant,- who he expected would reach Stewart shortly  on a visit of inspection  to the mine.  PALE BEER  Is Splendid for Family Use  That is. the kind wc have  for YOU.  Are You Run Down in Health?  Order a Case or two, and  see how rapidly you will  improve.  'PHONE  23  PHOENIX BREWING CO.,  LIMITED  King Ed ward Lodge  No. 36, A.F. and A.M.  Regular communication at S  oo p.m.   Second Thursday of  each month.  Emergent meetings as called; Masonic  Hall, McHale Block.  ���   VV. J. Prendkrgast  J. T. Hawthorn, W.M.  Secy.  I. O...OZF.  The  properties  of the  Lightning  Creek   Mining   company,   says    the  palcnlcdrthi* week, is ��. simplc<waycay.se*1   >*   the    llbove - mentioned I Weal -Yale  Review,"are   extensive  and has   been   already   tested   on   a   over-load   of    neck   oil,    etc.      The! .ltul 0r varying degrees   of richness,  number  of   local   mines   with   satis-   co��1'1. however, decided that drunk-I but lor lW  greater   part  the valuesl     "^ I^"*^    �����>*���mn(  enness   was  no   excuse   and  passed \ arc  ln    W   ���rsMi    *     ld    orc. ,and  ^"S   Visiting Wh"��m  J     WE    ARE      |_f AGENTS   W        FOR    THE  lADIESnOMEjOURNAL  ��\ PATTERNSYSl  MONTHLY STYLE BOOK PREE  factory results." At present air and  water pipes are laid on to within a  few yards of the miner's working  face. What Mr. Pickthall does is  lo effect a connection with an old  air hose between the air and water  pipes, and with a specially attached  nozzle a jet of water vapor is blown  with   considerable   force   not   alone  the salutary sentence of two months'1 wiu probably not pay for long hauV:  Snowthoe Lodge  '- i-   "Ho. 4B  Meets'. every   Monday   Kvcning   at  .. ~i.in.era' "Hall.    *,n"!t'i��� ' "--  arc   in   .low    grade   gold    ore,   and I aially invited.  hard in Nelson jail; in addition to  this Mr. McLean was requested to  furnish two sureties of 200 bucks  apiece as a guarantee of good behavior until next midsummer. Jn  default of the latter lie is to spend  the aforesaid   twelve    months   in tlie  ing'. Several years assessment work  have been done, and if expectations  of their other holdings are realized,  the Lightning creek properties may  be allowed to wait another year.  The big- copper deposits of 23-Mile  are nearer to transportation and can  SUMMER  GLOVES  A S EC1AL LINE OF  16 BUTTON,  24 inch;  Double Fingertips.  SILK OPERA LENGTH,  $1.50 per pair.  also same length in Silk Lisle, from 75c. per pr.  See our window this week for White Waists,  Dresses and White Wear.  KID GLOVES  Our stock of Kid Gloves is complete in  short and long.  over the working" face but   over  tbe I 1u,'et seclusion of some penelentiary,/������   ,ess   tlnle   be    developed   to  sides for any distance desired.     The J mak,��S" 14 months in all. / stag-e of producing- mines  vapor is so fine and the  strength  of  Samuel MeLeoC, "Noble Giand."  Dan Paterson, T?in. Secy.  A.. Li. McKiunon, Rec. Secy.  Daughters of Rebekah  Phoenix Lod��e No. 17  .Meets, i/j    the -Miners'   Union   Lodgo  JHa.ll Fimt. and Third Wednesday*.  Mm. liotmio J-tii.sli, ]S!oblf Grand.  ATr��.-_Kfl3o MnrshiUJ. SccroUiry.  COLLARS AND  The newest Collars aud Belts will be seen on  display in the Departments.  the propelling- force is such that the  particles of water rebound from the  face a distance' of twelve or fifteen  feet in the form of a fine mist. The  result is that the whole place, drive,  stope or winze becomes thoroughly  saturated, and the dust and yas are  checked and absorbed at the very  moment of generation. The system  has been at work on the Windsor  mine and D shaft of the Luipaar-  dsvlei Estates, and has achieved all  that has been claimed for it. It is  being tried experimentally on adjoining mines, and drawings of the  invention have been supplied to the  Phthisis Commission, who will probably have a practical test.  The spray docs not affect the  fuses and the work of the miner is  very simple. Before lighting up he  makes the connection between the  water and air pipes, and having lit  up he merely turns a cock as he retires to his place of safety. The device can be put in working order by  a white man in fifteen seconds and  by a native within a minute.  The cost of the invention is trilling  and as it leads lo economy and the  protection o\' life we may expect to  find the device in general use on the  Reel" within a short time.  Alfred Pickthall, inventor, is a  hard-headed Lancashire man, who  has been on the Reef for some fourteen years, and who had previous  mining experience in America. He  has been warmly congratulated by a  large circle of friends and mine  ollicials on his ingenuity.  _ _.  ,        . i      ��-���   Jacobs,    writing-  to   the   Van  -Langr-Pickard ' J ��        .  The   wedding   of   H.    Lang'    and.  .  ,,,    .       ,?. .       ,      ,        ., F following   to  jsay   m   reg-ard   to the  Miss Gladys   Pickard,   daughter  of ,    .   ,. c i  J  ��� ' reported discovery of a natural cave  it   Ainsworth:    "Those  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES  Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Pickard, took  place on Wednesday evening, at the  Methodist parsonage, the resident  pastor, J\.ev. J.J. Nixon, officiating.  Both the contracting parties are  well known in the camp and are receiving the congratulations ot their  many friends ou their union. They  have taken up their residence on  Granby place.  Boundary Ore Tonnages  Following are the returns of the  output of the Granby mines and  smelters for the week ending June  21st, and the B.C. Copper company  for the week ending June 16th, and  year to date:  Granby 22,65o  Mother Lode    5,336  Rawhide    3,373  Jack Pot       412  Napoleon        ^32  Others         ���+���'  SMlil/riiK TONNAGES  Granby 24,355  B. C. Copper Co... 10,43b  55'J, 709  259,346  94,446  11,569  1,293  6,035  523,142  295,51-1  There   are over  artists in Calgary.  1000   real  estate  Granby's Blister Copper  Shipments o( blister copper from  the Granby company's smelter at  Grand Porks for the past week  amounted lo 435,000 pounds, bringing the total shipped for the year  up lo 10,129,500 pounds.  B. C. Copper Treatment  The B. C. Columbia company's  smelter treated 10.45S tons ol' ore  this week, as follows: Mother Lode,  5,407; Rawhide, 4,307; Wellington,  255; Napoleon, 24S; Jack Pot, ..;  others, 221.  m   a   mine  who have  read   the   story of the recent   discovery  at   Ainsworth   of  a  cave alleged   to run   into  the mountain for   hundreds  of feet,   opening  up a wide vein of high-grade silver-  lead  ore, so   that   the  property has-  been "developed in a few hours in a  manner which   by  means   of a shaft  sunk in the   usual   way   would have  occupied   months   and cost a  large  sum of money," may do well before  accepting it  as   reliable   to compare  the statement   that  this   "discovery  is   considered   one   of the   most remarkable ever made in mining operations in   the west," with that made  ten months'  ago   through  the same  sensationalist   medium, when it was  announced  that   "an event which is  likely  to  prove  of far-reaching importance in the   history of mining in  the   Kootenays, is   the  discovery of  the platinum group   of metals Which  has    been    made     by    A.     Gordon  French,   the  eminent   metallurgical  chemist."    Perhaps live cents worth  of salt will be  enough on this occasion.     It is   well   known   that there  is    a   cave   about   four   miles   from  Ainsworth,   for   the  director  of the  Geological survey visited   it  in 190S  and 1909, so there may be others iu  the    neighborhood.        It   is   also   a  fact that A. I). Wheeler found much  native silver  in vughs in   the  Krao  mine,     in   Ainsworth    camp.       But  neither Mr.   Wheeler or   Dr.   Brock  found a "prehistoric jawbone." May  il   not   be   like   unto   that   Samson  found "when he came unto Lehi?"  Phoenix Aerie No. 158  Meets in Union Hall, Friday Evening*.  Visiting brothers are always welcome.  Quitman* Wokk, "VV. P.  T. B. Cosgkovk, "VV. Secy.  K. of P. Lodge,  No. 28  Phoenix,  B.C.  Meets Tuesday Evening at 7.30.  Sojourning brothers cordially welcomed.  J. E. Cartkk, K. ot'R. S.  II. M. Lainc;, G. C.  PYTHIAN SISTERS  Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Mi'ols in   Pythian   Hull.  Lower Town  first and Third Thuixlays.  Mrs. A. 1>. M������liiizio  m.uTc.  Mrs. Jfnv Ahmtrom  .AL fc.C.  EHTISTRY  Reasonable Prices  For the next 30 days   I   will  give a  10 Per Cent Discount  on  all  work   il* you  bring  this tin-  nouiirt'Mient.  DR. L. S. EASTMAN,  3 and I Zeigler Block,    ���  N.E. Corner Riverside and Howard  SPOKANE.  WASH.  t  1  <*5  I  ���I  ���'-'���w-i'c*; ���  (PBL  iSlf J('-is-;.;.:fl!.V(}ii*u.f;t.'��Jiu.u  uiiA-A'J.tv'kiiVKi1;,-��!^>/*v.'.!;?,^,Ji/.yii.*^^!i1;:.i;;i1j  *&��&!  THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  ...   ,,,  I**/1'j.',  lv'--:f ,��� ������  ���a i. ?/' .  r'J  J  ,vl * -  CURE  8��r n6 names used without written consent.  Confined to His Home for Weeks.  "Jleavy work, sojore stralntotr and ovll habits In youth brought  a arlcoao veins.    When I worked hard tho aching would beco  on  *gg2r!  % artcoao veins, wjion I worked hard tho aching would become  eovero and I was often laid up for a week ot a tlmo. My family  physician told mo an operation was my only hopo���hut I dreaded it.  I tried several specialists, but soon found out all they wanted was my  money.   I commenced to look upon all doctors as littlo better than  rogues. One day my boss asked mo why I was off work bo much and  I told him my condition. Ho advised me to consult Drs. Kennedy &  Kc-nnody, as lie had taken treatment from them himself and knew  i consult Drs. Kennedy &  .. -. ��� .---jiiHsui, iium them himself and kucw  , they weie square and skillful. I wrote them and got The New  Method Treatment. My progress was somewhat slow and during  the first mouth's treatment I was somewhat discouraged. However,  I continued treatment for three months longer and was rewarded  with a complete cure. I could only earn $18 a week in a machine  eiton before treatment, now J am earning $81 and never loose a day.  I wish all sufferers know of your valuable treatment  HENKYO. LOCUST.  HAS  YOUR  BLOOD   BEEN   DISEASED?  BLOOD POISONS are tho most  very life blood of tho victim and  serious complications.   Beware- c.  2iETHOD cures all blood diseases.  YOUXa OB inWtt,B AGED HEN.���Imprudent acts or later excesses have broken  ran your system.   You feel the symptoms stealing over vou.   Mentally, physically and  vitally you are not the man you used to boor Bhouldbo. Will you hood thedangorsignals?  Has  TiSiAX��i����T wli]curoyou,'.'Wliatirhasd^neforotherslt'\v7iido"'for you. ^Consultation  tree.   No matter who has treated you, writ�� for an honest opinion Fr��e of Chare*.  ��� 'Boyhood, Manhood, Fatherhood."   (Illustrated) on Diseases of Men.  down your system,  vitally you are not  RF/inFR Are ypu a victim?  Have you lost hopo?  Are you Intending to marry?  ULHUMI your blood boen diseased?    Have you any wesknesj?    Our New Mi  Free.   No 1  Book* Free  NO NAMES USED WITHOUT WRITTEN CONSENT. PRIVATE. No names oa  FREE FOR HofefttATivlEN-F CoafidoaU*,��  <*w,Uon "* ��* <** * *"������������*  DRS.KENNEDT&KENNEDY  Cor. Michigan Ave. and Griswold St., Detroit, Mich.  ' S^WHB^M OX I f* F   '   A11 letters from Canada must be addressed  MMBHT     "*���* '.'�����      to our Canadian Correspondence Depart-  ,ssay     **^    * ���������������������������������     ment in Windsor, Out. - If you desire to  see us personally call nt our Medical Institute in Detroit as we see and treat  i ?��uPat,enU in our Windsor offices -vhich are for Correspondence" and ,  (laboratory for Canadian business only.r Address all letters as follows: J  1 DRS. KENNEDY & KENNEDY, Windsor, OntT  ^Writo for cur private address. *  "  WW  Greenwood ^Lcl^��   JL1116  Leave Phoenix, upper towri, 8.45 a.m. "j  ,   ,." f ." '   "  '..    lower town,   9.00 a.m. [Standard Time  -Leave Greenwood 3.00p.m. J  PROMPT ATTENTION  TO EXPRESS AND FREIGHT  ;       H. M. LAING, Proprietor  Almost Too Good To Be True  A   despatch   to   tbe   Vancouver  Prove says:  "The abolition of pain  resulting from injury   or  operation  is promised if the  new anaesthetic  process  described   in   the   London  Lancet,     fulfills     its    discoverer's  claims.     Dr.   W.  F.   Forbes Ross  makes   the   announcement   in    the  Lancet,   and  from   the fact that it  receives publicity  in that conservative   publication,   the  claim of  Dr.  Ross may be said to have received  orthodox approval.     Moreover, Dr.  Ross has  met' the professional   re-  requirements  by giving his discovery to the public.      Speaking of the  new'boon   to  humanity, the  doctor  said:  "What I wish to make known is  the discovery of the wide^ipplication  J of a prolonged local anaesthetic of  incalculable value to humanity, i  know and I wish the world to know  how to kill pain following the most  severe bodily injury from accident  or during and after the severest  surgical operations.  By the use of this anaesthetic, it  is possible, today, for a surgeon to  guarantee to a patient freedom from  pain after an accident or following  an operation. J have found an absolutely harmless and non-poisonous  antidote to alleviate physical pain  and this antidote can  be used with-  POINTED PARAGRAPHS  The jail at Nelson is crowded;  there are about 160 prisoners boarding and: rooming there.  Arrested while carrying a huge  revolver loaded in every chamber,  Geprgio Zametli, an Italian, was  sentenced to one month's hard  labor by Magistrate Shaw of Vancouver, last week; :  On the ground that  her husband  had signed a release before he died,  Mr. Justice   Murphy  took  from the  jury the action  brought against the  13. C Electric-Uailway company, by  Mrs. G. H.   Trawford, a   widow of  one of the  victims of the  Lakeview  disaster. The claim was for $25,000  In  discussing   his   recent tour in  tlie   west,   Sir   William   Mackenzie  stated that lie  found;  everything  i.i  good   order    and   further  declared  that the   west was booming.     "At  the Port Mann shops  and yards the  surveyors   were already  laying out  the   site,   which   would   cover   150  acres.  Frank Nelson and Wm. Daw.son,  two thugs from the States, who  last week robbed and brutally  assaulted a man named John Lar-  sen, in Vancouver, were each sentenced to  spend  the  next ten years  , in the penetentiary.      In addition to  out the   least fear ot  general detri-Li .. ..  6 I the   sentence   they   are   to   receive  twenty lashes apiece.  Scouts of the big army of sockeye  salmon   have     now   reached     the  Fraser river.    As early as last week  species   were  caught,  se  are   believed   to be  the first  of the   true  sockeye  run.     Experienced   fisherman   believe   that   this  early  appearance   of  the   sockeyes  augurs well  for a big run.     Spring  ment to the sufferer,  "In the   operation, the patient  is  put under  a general  anaesthetic in  the  ordinary way   and   then  five to  ten   cubic centimetres   of a one per      r  .,-.,..   .  ��..*��� c  *.  ���  ��� i a few  of the  cent  solution   of quinine and urea _.  hydrochloride   are distributed   over  the nerves of the part concerned.  The effect of such injection is to  produce a total loss of the sense of  pain.  c  The Xcw JidiUon of the  COPPER HANDBOOK  iust frublUhcd, is Volume X, for tho1 yours 1910-  18)11, nud required nearly eighteen months in  pi'cpativtion.  IT HAS 1^52 PAGES  ' containing liciuly one niul u hiilf million words,  -or about twice as,much matter lib tlio Bible.  .. "There aro 25 chapters, and the book covers the  CopperIndustry df World  ',Tlie, book'covers Copper Uibtory, Goology,  Geography, Chemistry/ Mineralogy, Mining  Milling, Loiiebing,'Smelting, Refining, Brands,  Grades, Impurities, Alloys, Uses, Substitutes, j  Terminology, tDeposits by District*, States, I JULY, AUGUST and SEPTEMBER!  Countries and Continents; Mines in Detail, lQooa to Reiurn untii Qct. 3l8t-  ���statistics of Production, Consumption, Import* j ww���� ���� �����.  Exports, Finances, Dividends, etc. I STOPOVERS ALLOWED  Val. *"�� of tho Copper Handbook lists and  CANADIAN  EXCURSION  "P��������..!,. i-       .l.      a-   ,   , I salmon   continue   to   be  caught  in  Properly speaking  the  affected   , . ,    ,        . . b  fairly large numbers.  FARES  lo principal points in Eastern Canada  and United States. i  1 * :  Tickets are' FIRST CLASS, and will  bo on sale MAY 37, 18, 24, 2'J; JUNE i;  0, 7, 8, 13, li, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 20, 21,  2i, "25, 27, 28, 25), and many days during  part is put to sleep. The patient  treated thus feels no pain after the  operation. The effects of, one single application by a multiple injection of quinine and urea hydrochloride lasts fo'r periods varying from,  24 hours to a fortnight, by which  time the operation or injury will  have so far recovered that pain will  not normally be present. All suffer*  ing resulting from an.accident, however grave, can be almost immediately stopped by a single infiltration  of quinine and urea hydrochloride  and will remain away for days and  never return.  describes  8,130 Mines % Companies  those descriptions ranging from 2 to alines, in  the cjisc of ft dead company, in wliiah case  rgfcicncc ih mado to ajprcceding edition giving  a fuller description, up to '21 pagos in tho oaso  uC tlie Anaconda, which pioduccs onc-cighth of  the copper supply of the voild. The chapter  giving mine descriptions, which lists tho largest  number of mines ami companies ever given in  any work of reference on mines or mining investments, has been  Fully Revised.  The new edition of the Copper Handbook is a  do/.on books iu one, covering all phases of the  copperiutlubliy of the entire world. His used  as the  World's Standard Reference Book on Copper  by the managets of tho mines that m.iko ninety-  odd per cent, of the uoiIds output of copper,  and is used in evciy cnili/od country of the  globe. It is filled wall JFACfei of vJUil importance to  THK1NVKSTOK  THK SPKCUL.YTOU  THK MIX Kit  THK roNHt'MKU  THK MKTAI/LUHOIKT  I'lilCE is S5 in litiikrnm w itli gilt top. ot ?7..18  la genuine full library morocco.  WRITK NOW* to tho editor and publisher.  From PHOENIX AND KOOTENAY  POINTS TO  Winnipeg   -   -   T   $60. oo  Toronto      -   -   -      91.5o  Montreal    -   -  -  . 105.00  St. John, N. B.  St. Paul      -   -  -  120.00  6O.06  Chicago      -   -  New York -   -  -  72.50  108.50  Boston       -   -  - .  llO.ob  Ask you local O. P. \\. Ticket Agent  regarding routes, limits, stopovers,  etc., and for excursion fares to other  points.  J. E. CARTER, Agent,  Phoenix, B. C.  .t."a. Mcdonald,  District Passenger Agent,  Nelson, li. O.  :i6  HORACE J. 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Its articles are '.carefully selected and  Us editorial 'policy is thoroughly  independent.  A subscription to The Standard  costs $2.00 per year to any address in  Canada or Great Britain.  TRY JT FOR 1912!  Montreal   Standard   Publishing   Co.,  Limited,  Publishers  To Tour British Columbia  The International Geological Con  gress   which    usually  meets   every  three or four years will assemble for  a ten   days session  at Toronto, in  August next,   when   it   is  expected  that  nearly   a  thousand   delegates|eves  and   nose  will be  in attendance.     At  the last  meeting,    which     took    place    in  Sweden,   the   world's   iron   supply  was the chief topic under discussion,  and   at    the  Toronto   sessions   the  world's  coal   supply    will  be   considered.    At the conclusion  of the  congress there will  be at  least 25  separate excursions  to various districts  throughout the" Dominion for  the purpose of examining geological  conditions.   This plan was regarded  as the   most  satisfactory,   and it is  thought that the breaking up of the  congress  into  small parties will enable  the visitors to see the country  to better advantage.  British Columbia will be included  in the itinerary of at least four of  the parties, as there will be separate excursions through the northern  Alberta coal fields west as far as  Tete jaune Cache, the Kootenays,  the Crow's Nest Pass district, Vancouver Island and Hazleton.  The western members of the  Canadian Mining Institue will be  asked to co-operate in making the  excursions as enjoyable and interesting as possible. The main arrangements of the congress are in  the hands of the acting secretary,  W. S. Lecky, of the Dominion  Geological Survey, Ottawa.  On    Thursday   morning   of   last  week, at  a private hospital at Fair-  view, there   was   born   a  little girl,  who   i.s said   to  be   the   first Hindu  child   born  in  Canada.     It  will  be  recalled   that a  few weeks ago the  Dominion  authorities rescinded  an  order  for   the  deportation   of   two  Hindu^women,  one  of whom is the  mother of the child just born.     The  father's name is Htra Singh.    ,  ���  Christopher   A.   Coughlan,   local  manager for P.   Burns   and  Co., at  Rossland, was the victim of a peculiar accident last week.    The refrigerating plant  in   the  basement was  out of order, and, while  he was repairing a   leak,   a  pipe   burst   and  filled   the room with  ammonia gas.  He was   almost  overcome with the  fumes, but managed  to stagger out  into the  street,   bleeding  from   the  It   was  feared at  first that  he  would   lose   his sight.  Two large  blacky bears   have recently  been   seen   on  the outskirts  of   Nelson,   and   although    several  have  tried   to  capture   the visitors  their  afforts   have  so far been unavailing.       While   playing   at   the  head   of  Silica    street  some    boys  were   put to   flight   by  the appearance  of   a   large  black   bear,   and  in the   afternoon  several ladies had  a view of bruin on Hall Mines road.  A Miss Edwards planted a 32 bullet  in the   animal's  head, but   was unsuccessful in bagging the bear.  There   is   a  suggestion which  is  receiving   the   support   of business  men in Rossland that the boy scouts  from different parts  of the province  be brought to Rossland during the  present summer to camp, and while  here to   set them  at work prospecting for pre in the South Belt.     It is  thought that the practical experience  gained this  way would   be  invaluable  to   many   of  them, who ��� would  take up mining later on.      It would  probably be  arranged-that anything  found by the boys would  be place'd  to their credit.  WOOD  Y  OU'LL find  comfort in  Suits.  coolness    and  these   2   Piece  They are fine English Worsteds,  Flannels and Serges. Tailored  expressly for .hot days ��� light  enough to keep you cool���and fine  enough to make you look your best.  Made In the new English styles���  with natural shoulders.  Come in and see them.  MORRIN THOMPSON  rhoenix. B.C.  YOU  WANT TO  MAKE MORE MONEY  IN placing- your  Newspaper Advertising,  place the greatest value on the paper with, the,  greatest influence on its readers.  f!T  Use the medium that is watched for every  week by the people of your community.  Spend the money with the papenjthat is  read with interest.     It  reaches the'."people and  ���   you know that you're g-etting into the homes of'*  the people you want to reach.'   '"  mr  Quality has not yet become popular, but  the day is not far distant when this will be one  of the main features of Newspaper Advertising.  In the meantime business men, who have faith  in quality, are reaping hug-e returns.  , ���"���'   'tTT  Remember first, last, and always, that circulation ccunts; that quality of service gives  quality in returns. The high priced medium  pays. Like the high priced servant, you will  find money well expended.  You can make more - money by selling-  more goods; you can sell more goods by advertising in The Phoenix: Pioneer, whose constituency is the Boundary district.  TH" "���.  The way to test the truth of this statement  is to send us the copy for your-ad. right away.  The experience would not be an expensive one  and satisfactory results are assured.  We use the most modern type and machinery money can buy, combined with thorough  workmanship���a combination which enables us  to do the best work at a moderate cost.  Electric Restorer for Men  Phosphonol restores every nerve in the body  -:  ���     . tg its proper tension ; restores  vim and vitality. Premature decay and all soKual  Weakness averted at onee, Phosphonol wSJ  21" ���J'W 1 ?ow man:. Prlce J? a box. or two f��r  *fi. MeileJI to any address. The ScoDell *Drn��  m, Catharines. Oao.  o.,l  The compressor plant is running  night and day and the drills are  in.operation at both ends of the  long tunnel on the C.N.R. at-Yale,  but it is expected that it will take  about seven months to complete  the work. The I.W.W. agitators  have   deserted    their   headquarters  there, the   last   to  secretary, Collins.  leave   being the  First-class Fir and Tam-  arac Wood, $5.00 per cord  Pine Wood,   $4.50 per cord.  Fir and Tamarac, double cut,  per cord, $6.50.  The PHOENIX PIONEER  $2.00 per year, in Advance: $2.50 per year, United States  WOOD  DELIVERED  NOTICE.  ON   SHORT  'Phone B32  Qyst Johnson  Fire, Life and Accident In-  General Agents.  surance.  Issuer of Mnrria&e Licences  Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  DRAYING  Of all kinds promptly attended  to. Rapid Express and Baggage Transfer. Careful attention to all orders.      Phone A6S  James G. McKeown  9  V  as-;  S^'f^l^f^-^1''  'tp-i. 'p^(''fl���^",w<��"���l>���w",,'***,,*��������,,'" ?.����^'^^s^g^^  THE   PIONEER    PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COLUMBIA  Remedies are Needed  t    Were we   perfect, which wc arc not, medicines would  ' not often J>�� needed...But..since our systems have become weakened, impoiVecl nnd"broken down through  indiscretions which have gone on from the early ages,  through countless generations, remedies are needed to  '; aid Nature in correcting our inherited and otherwise  acquired weaknesses. To reach the seat of /stomach"  weakness and' consequent digestive troubles, there is  i nothing so good as Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical Discovery, a glyceric compound, extracted from native medicinal roots-sold for over forty years with great satisfaction to all users. For  H��������� l��.H RiSi*"?V &T Complaint, Pain in the Stomach after eating,  S^^d^n^f tS. <?n-' Be,ch,n? .of food, Chronic Diarrhea and other Intestinal  Derangements, the    Discovery" is a time-proven and most efficient remedy.  The Genuine has  on  its  outside  ���wrapper the  Signature  Vou can't afford to accept a secret nostrum os a substitute for this non-alcoholic, medicine of known composition, not even though the urgent dealer may  thereby make a little bigger profit.  y DrV P!eic,:'s i^,e^��n^ Pellets   regulate   and   invigorate  stomach, liver  and  bowels,    hugar-coatcd, tiny granules, cosy to take as candy.  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  ���  issued weekly  at Phoenix, .British Columbia  Subscription, 2.00 per year  2.50 to United States.   " '  G. Kay, Publisher.  vvv/sQ  laeens  COMPLETELY REFURNISHED AND  REFITTED  \Ve beg to announes the. reopening of the Queen's Hotel-   This  popular hotel has  been  completely refitted throughout;  everything new, and up-to-date.     Large lofty 'rooms,  heated with hot water.    Perfect fire appliances.  Night and Day Service  Patrons of this hotel will "find in  it all  the comforts of home.  Perfect, satisfaction is assured all our guests.     It i.s  ' \C   t!,e.'"osl centrally located hotel in town.  Bar Stocked with Best Wines, Liquors, Cigars  AUVKUTISING SUAL-K  Api)liciitlonforLi(iuoiLlc.uiico (SOduyb) ..Jjo.lH)  CoitHlciito of Iiiipi-avomeiil iiotkio (UOdiiys) 87.50  Application to Pui-cfiuHo Iiutid notices <��0 dnys)  "'���'" ......,'....'. $7.50  UoliiKluont Co-owiior iioUcoh (IXI iliiys) .., .$10.00  Sniall Wuter NptlccH (110 cluyh)-. $7.50  AH other lcgiil (ulvortlhliiK, Iii coiiIk a lino,  Hiiiglo column, for tlio Hint inset Lion; mid 8  cents iw lino for oacli stibseiiuenL Insertion, lion-  paroll uioaHuroineiiL.  necessarily absurd, and if this visit  to Paris has shown the little ling-  lish visitors that French schoolchildren are just like themselves,  except in speech, the "entente  cordial" will be appreciably benefitted.  i" 1..  See Canada First  Saturday, June 22, 1912  Chisholm & Hartman, Props.   =  II FIRST STREET ANO KNOB HILL AVENUE jl  Your Milk Supply  Should come from healthy and vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  manner Separated Cream insures purity and  quality. The Dairy produces both.  THE   DAIRY      J- W. Hannam, Prop.  SPRING SUITS  For the man who wants the very best in clothes, this is the  store. There arc no finer clothes made. Tailored in the latest and  most styhsh models tocsuit the tastes of business men and younif  men Were showing unusual values ami we are certainly making  a hit with those who know ������what's what."      This is headquarters  Sir Richard McBride, K.C.M.G.  The honor of Knight Commander  of St.  Michael  and St.   George, recently   bestowed    on     the   British  Columbia premier, was not  entirely  unexpected, and  the wonder is that  some such  distinction   has not been  forthcoming''.long- before  this,   but  with a  Liberal  premier at  the head  of   Federal  affairs  it would   be too  much   for   us   to  expect   that   that  gentleman   would   see   anything   in  | the  phenomenal career of  this pro:  yince's first minister to warrant any  special recognition from the throne;  but  now  that  the   recognition  has  come it does not appear at all worthy  of the  great   Liberal  papers of the  province���-the      organs      of      His  Majesty's Loyal Opposition���to lampoon   and   ridicule    the   distinction  conferred.      In these days when the  excuse of men   to run for office, or  even to vote, on the absurd grounds  thai the political arena is becoming  too   odorous  for   their delicate susceptibilities, is too  often heard, it is  pleasant to remember that tha affairs  of  this   portion  of  the   King's dominions are  in   the  safe  keeping of  loyal-hearted ���"and  patriotic men, at  the head of   whom   stands  the  new  British    Columbian     Knight   Commander,     Sir     Richard    McBride,  whose  brilliant career in the cause  of    Empire,    has    after    all,    only  just commenced.  AC  PROPER CLOTHES  Children Ambassadors  The .five hundred happy London school children, supplemented  by many more from the provinces,  who spent the recent Whitsuntide  holidays in Paris, were for a time  the informal ambassadors of the  British people. The object of their  visit was to take part in a great  international     musical    competition,  To the Canadians who'are thinking of booking passage for Kngland  and  Continental  Europe, says Colliers' Weekly, we would respectfully  recommend   what has  been recommended   to   so   many    gallivanting  Americans:   "Sec your own country  first."     It would  not be  a bad idea  if  some   one    inaugurated   a   "Sec  Canada First"  campaign.     11 costs  about   as   much   to make  a  trip to  London as it does to go from Toronto Vancouver, and  the gain,  in the  former  case,   is far  less real.     The  Canadian    business    man, ' making  even  a hurried journey  through the  west is  sure  to  get   new ideas; he  will be better informed on economic  conditions  which affect  his own interests; he may.even  see opportunities for wise investments.     For the  seeker    after   health    there   is   no  country   able    to   afford   a  greater  variety of resorts than this country.  For   scenery   there is . little, if any,  more    beautiful   than   that    of   the  Rocky   mountains.      A   sojourn   in  Victoria   gives   as 'much "a "change  of climate as a stay in Surrey.  Than  Banff  or   Lagan    or   Glacier   there  could   be   nothing   more   refreshing  for body and mind.     But beyond all  this,     '/seeing    Canada"    gives   a  Canadian   a new  idea  of his Cana-  dianism,   makes him: or her realize  that   these    men    plowing   on    the  prairies, these  apple growers in the  Okanagan valley, .and even the land  agents  of the   coast,   ate   common  sons of the  most glorious of countries.     It is  this we  must have before  our   Imperialism   can   hope to  come to anything: True Imperialism  is born   in   those   exalted   moments  9 ���  when a man, with, the eye of his  mind, sweeps the land from coast  to coast, comprehending all its  beauties,, all its problems, and says:  "This is  my own, my native land."  Great Northern Railway  DOMINION DAY RATES  ^*BsWs\&M\WM\\\mLsn\\Ws^sm  Fare-&-Third to Local Boundary Points  (ROUND-TIUP)  TICKETS ON SALE..  June 28th, 29th, 30th, and July 1st  Final Return Limit - - July 4th  Vancouver, $33.50; New Westminster, $33.10  Apply to  W. X.  PERKINS, Agent.  BEET  I  D. J. MATHESON   Insurance Agent  FIDELITY BONDS, PLATE GLASS,  COMMISSIONER FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDENT  PHOENIX,   B.C.  f  TOILET SOAPS    PATENT MEDICINES  ORDERS TAKEN FOR ANYTHING IN THIS LINE.  In compliance with the suggestions of our customers we have  now put in a most complete line of Patent Medicines, including  the most up-to-date remedies, as well as the old and tried standard  compounds.  New Stock of Kodak Films and Supplies  NEW STOCK OF A A WALL PAPERS  WHITEWARE CHINA--New Patterns  Kodaks���-We will show you  the easy way to take and  make Pictures with a Kodak.  AL. ALMSTROM  All the Latest Newspapers, Magazines  The Language Test  The language test For all foreign  seamen seeking engagement at the  port of Antwerp, on British ships,  ��� under the Merchant Shipping Act,  1906, was (says the British Consul)  strictly enforced, and out of the  number presenting themselves, 59  were refused permission to join owing to   their   being  insufficiently ac  a brand which has won large favor all   over Canada.     Wc feature"'  them and take a  good  deal   of pleasure   in   showing   them.     We  know   you   can't  look   at   them   without  wanting to buy, and you  won't find any better clothing anywhere.     Our  business  is growing at a rate that keeps us fairly on the jump.     Must be a reason!  THOS.   BrOWIl        Men's Wear Exclusively  Cleanliness our Watchword  The product of the local dairies is good, but ours is the best.  Cleanliness is our watchword, and no germ can pass our sentries.  Our poultry department has increased its supply of eggs. Let us  accommodate.you. PHONE  F 32  which this year took the place of the/ quainted with the English lanjfuag-i  usual   exhibition;   before leaving- for/       It has   been 'explained   previously  Paris   they   all   received a  coaching-/ that the number  of refusals is small  in the   French   language, and   if  re-l compared    with   the   number  of en-  port be true, many of the youngsters I gagements, hut   this   is   due   to (hi  acquitted   themselves   very credita-j fact that   the  shipping   masters and]  bly   in   that   vernacular.     It   is   not|��fiicers   of vessels   know   well   that,  recorded,     however,     whether    the) only such   men   as are   able to pass)  school  children of La Belle, France   tne test will be accepted.     This is a.  d. l. Mcelroy  SOLE AGENT FOR PRINCETON  COAL  Dealer in.Lumber, Shingles, Lath  and Cedar Poles. Stull Lag-gan.  First-Class Fir & Tamarac Wood.  MOVING MACHINERY OUR SPECIALTY  If Tired of Wood, try Princeton Coal  The Phoenix Dairy  W. A. McKay & Sons  Proprietors  were similarly instructed in English,  but it may reasonably be presumed  that they were, for behind the  pleasant rivalry of a singing competition between English and French  school children there was a desire  to make use of the occasion to promote a kindly understanding between the young folks.  The    insular   British   attitude    of  ill-concealed   attitude    of  contempt  vast improvement  over  the   old order, when in some cases it happened!  that half the   crew   of a British ship  were    unable    to    understand    one|  another.  The Central Hotel  NEAREST HOTEL. TO FAMOUS GRANBY MINES  FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATION  FOR   MINERS  Bar Stocked with the Finest Line of Wines, Liquors, Cigars  A. O. JOHNSON     -    -     Proprietor  of the foreigner has long since been  favorably modified, and, indeed,  has disappeared except amongst the  most ignorant of the people. The  youngsters, however, have sufficient  of the "old Adam" in them lo  think   that   every   thing   foreign   is  V  ice Cream and Soft Drinks  After the Opera House Show or Dance,  acquire the habit, and drop in at Tony  Cervo's Ice Cream Parlor and treat your ���  trirl to a dish of Hazel wood Ice Cream.  Fresh supplies daily. The aroma of our  Havanna   cigars   will   win   you   a   home.  Antonio Cervo     knob hill avenue 9  fcjBJBMWayMaJMWJWMW  CHIGAQO SVftBGHANT  MAKES STATEMENT.  ���Ifter Spending Thousands of Dollar/  and Consulting the Most Eminent  Physicians, Ho Was Desperate.  CHICAGO,  ILLS Mr. J. G.  Becker, of 134 Van Burcn St., a  well-known wholesale dry goods  dealer, slates as follows:  "I fiavo had catarrh for more  than thirty years. Have tried  everything on cir'h and spent  thousands of dollars for other  medicines and with physicians,  without getting any lasting relief, and can say to you that I  have found Peruna the only remedy that has cured me permanently.  "Peruna has also cured my  wife of catarrh. Shc^nhvays keeps  it in Ihr. house for an attack of  cold, v.'iicli il invariably cures in  a very sl-iort timo."  Canadian Mining* Institue  The thirteenth general meeting  of members of the western branch  ot the Canadian Mining Institute  will be opened at Greenwood, on  Thursday afternoon, June 27th,  when routine business will be transacted and several papers having reference to the mining industry will  be read and discussed.  All   members    of   the    Canadian  Mining   Institute  in good   standing,  resident  in western  Canada,   or the  neighboring    parts    of   the    United  States, are  by virtue  of such membership, also   members   of  the western   branch.      Members   are   most  earnestly   requested to   make an effort lo attend   the ensuing meeting,  and arc   cordially  invited   to contribute papers   on   matters   relating to  mining and metallurgy, and   if such  be' their intention   lo  kindly   notify  the   secretary,    E.    Jacobs.        Non-  members are cordially welcome, and  an   invitation   is   extended   to   them  to take part iu the discussions.  Spring Rugs and Carpets  Coupled with price  reductions  throughout  our immense  stock that will make this week the most opportune   time  of the season for the purchase of the   new spring  rug or  carpet.   All the best products of the best mills in America  arc shown in a broad range of most desirable colors and  patterns, supplemented bv an   excellent  showing  of ele-  gant rugs that leaves nothing to be desired   by  even  the  most particular purchasers.  20 per cent Discount will be allowed  on all House Furnishings for all June  Wedding* purchasers.  The Furniture Dealer  sswmaaamas  MBMKMtt  Close Season for Bear  The close season for bear commenced last .Saturday, June 15th,  and continues until August 31st.  Wc lift? now displaying a choiri-  Hih> of first- 'nudity and sweet  goods.    A trial solicited.  SUGAR CURED HAMS, 25c. per lb.  BREAKFAST BACON, 27c. lb.  PURE LEAF LARD,  5Jb. PAIL, $1.00.  FRESH  FARM EGGS, 35c. per doz.; 3  DOZEN  FOR $1.00.  FRESH CHURNED CREAMERY BUTTER, *Oc. per lb.  An adr in the Pioneer gels results.  '��� ^      Ban   B    B^i  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  PHOENSX, B.C.        PHONE 2  MBaaaWMKgwU"  i'j'f  Ml  f #%  fa"4  '' f.  < 2.1  n  I  �� ''I  SKI  iM*?l  8-"-'i'l  "'1*1  ���m  m  'mil  m  Mm  fetf  M THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  i*���i  1 /  j ^ j  Is Open  for  the Season  MAGNIFICENT DANCING PAVILION  ORCHESTRA BY CHAS. IS. KING AND ALEX. STRUTZEL  1  t  Splendid Baseball Park, Picnic and Camping Grounds  ���Unrivalled Mountain, Forest, Stream and Lake  Scenery.     Dark room for Photographers.     New  . Row Boats and   Launches, for   hire.      Bass  and  Trout Fishing���finest in the country.  Roomy and Well-Furnished Tents on the Grounds.  Best of Accommodation in New Large Hotel.  Modern Equipped Dining-room.  You can live as cheap here as at home.  Conveniently reached from Fife, Cascade or Laurier.  Regular Stage from Cascade.  Full line of Provisions and Camping Outfit in Store on  the Grounds.  Friendly Societies,  Clubs, Orders and  Parties should  write for dates and terms.  OLE JOHNSON, Prop.  CHRISTINA LAKE, British Columbia  Local and General  A  w. -  fei,  I��.  The Deane Hotel  Only Miners Home in the Boundary  Newly   Furnished  -from   Garret  to  Cellar  .To invite a person to hoard at your-hotel is tantamount to an  offer lo take charge of his happiness and comfort us long a1, ho  i.s beneath its roof. We offer to do this, and all who accept  our invitation can rest assured that no effort will he spared on  our part to faithfully carry ont our share of the contract. Our  guests will find a home-like feeling, lie&t of food and skilled  ��� cooking, with a quick and pleasant service.  "*<;  5THE MINERS' HOME" D<SS5S  Ml  J~Z ������y>^.\ ' '. j*j-r it   *���   r\fi  ������ /vjriy'^--  >*  '  HAND-PAINTED CHINA  We  have a  vary vice selection  to   choose from.  NOTHING NICEll FOR WEDDING PRESENTS.  SMALL PLATES, $1.00, $2.25 and S3.00  LARGE PLAQUES - - $2.75 to SB.OO  BON  BON DISHES  (nicely painted)   $1���50  up  I  li  [ &  I'W'.  feP  ���V  #  j*  E. A. BLACK   -   The Jeweler  Richard Davies left for Spokane,last  week.  Mrs. Sam McLeod returned to town  on Saturday from the coast.  Mrs. Ooutts of Grand Forks; is visiting her daughter, Mrs. Marshall.  Miss Mary Biner spent a few days  with friends iu Republic this week.  Born���At Phoenix, on June 20, to  Mr. aud Mrs. Geo. Barnes, a daughter.  Mrs. John Swanson and daughters  arrived in town on Saturday from  Spokane.  Miss Agnes Sullivan arrived in town  from Grand Forks on Thursday to  visit friends.  Police Magistrate Hood, returned to  town on Saturday after a short visit  to coast cities.  D. L. McElroy announces the arrival  of a carload of all kinds of dressed an d  undressed lumber.  Jos. Darragh, foreman of the government road gang at Fife, spent the  Sunday lay-off in town.   -  Mrs. M. McGargle, of Ladysmith,  is visiting her uncle, Jas. Marshall; her  two little boys accompanied her.  House and Furniture for sale, on  ironsides avenue. A snap if sold before July 1.   Apply D. Mclnnes.  Mrs. A. D. Mackenzie, who has been,  somewhat indisposed for some time  past, is visiting friends in Grand Forks.  Presbyterian service will be held on  Sunday evening, at 7.30 p,in. in the  K.P. Hall. A cordial welcome. Kev.  J. R. Munro.  Page Boyles, diamond drill contractor of Spokane, came in ou Tuesday  to inspect his two drilling outfits at  the Granby mines.  H. Hartley, city clerk, is- away on  a business trip to Kamloops and Fort  George. He has obtained a few weeks  leave of absence.  Methodist Church���Sunday school  and Bible class, 2.30 p.m.; evening ser-  I vice, 7.80 p.m. Prayer meeting, Thursday evening, 7.45 p.m. J. J. Nixon,  pastor.  The famous King and Strutzel orchestra are open for a few engagements, excepting Saturdays? Sundays  and AVednesdays. Write quick for  terms, care of F^fe Postoffice, B.C.  Mrs. George Potter has been the  guest of Mrs. J. J. Bassett, at the  Hartford Hotel. She left recently for  New Westminster, in which locality  Mr. Potter has purchased land.  Wm. McKay, of the milk firm, spent  some days recently on his ranch near  Danville. He reports the orchard in  excellent shape and confidently expects  a bumper .crop of plums and apples.  The Services on Sunday in St. John's  Church are: Holy Communion at 7.30  a.m., Morning Prayer at 10.30, Holy  Communion at 11 a.m., Sunday School  at 3, Evening Prayer at 7.30. Rev. L.  B. Lee, Rector.  Alex.- Strutzel came up from Cris-  tina this week and was busy, shaking  hands'" and renewing old acquaintances. For the summer season, Mr.  Strutzel will be located at the lake,  where in company with Chas. King,  they will furnish the music for the  visitors to "Beautiful Christina." Mr.  Strutzel's forte is the violin, of which  instrument he is a i irfect master and  brilliant executant.  Elmer Ness of Christina, "spent Mou-  Order of St Michael & St George  The ' most   distinguished    Order  of St.   Michael  and  St.   George, of  which   the  Hon.   Richard McBride  has been  made a Knight Commander,   was   established    in   1818   to  commemorate   the   placing  of   the  Ionian islands under the protection  of Great   Britain.     It  was   limited  first to natives  of Great Britain and  Ireland, Malta and such  other subjects of  His  Majesty  holding  high  and    confidential   positions   in    the  British   Mediterranean  possessions.  The order was not made applicable to the  colonies generally  until  some  years  after the  founding   of  the order of the   "Star of India."  In 1832 its' three classes were fixed  at fifteen,   twenty  and   twenty-five  respectively,   but    it  was  enlarged  successively in 1868, 1877, 1879 and  1837, till it has come to be assigned  to   any   person   who   has   rendered  valuable   services in either colonial  or   foreign   affairs.     It   now   comprises  the   Sovereign,    the   Grand  Master (or Principal  Knight Grand  Cross), a   number  of royal princes  with foreigners of distinction  (honorary   members)   and     a   hundred  members    Knights     Grand   Cross,  three    hundred   members   Knights  Commanders, and six hundred companions.  Its officers are the Prelate,  Chancellor,      Secretary,    King     of  Arms and  Registrar;  the  Colonial  office is the chancery, and the order  has a chapel in St. Paul's cathedral.  The decorations   are  the badge,  star,   collar,    ribbon,    mantle   and  chapeau."   The  badge  is white   enamelled   and   resembles   a  Maltese  cross, but  has seven  arms  instead  of four.     On   one side it represents  the Archangel Michael encountering  satan, and on  the other St. George  and the dragon;'around  the designs  is the motto,   "Auspicium melioris  aevi"   (the  token   of a  better age).  Above the badge is a crown attaching it to the collar.    The  star of a  Knight Grand Cross has seven rays  of silver  with  narrow rows of gold  between; while in the  centre  is the  figure of St. George and the motto.  The collar   is made   up   of crowned  lions,   Maltese crosses   and   ciphers  Here you will find  Smart Suits, and  if your desire is to  look well dressed  visit our Clothing  Department.  ITT  Suits ready-for-service,  or made~to-y our-measure  We can please you well  in either.  ���������.���TTT . '-.  We've rather spread ourselves this season on  "Snappy" Clothes  and we want every fellow  hereabouts to see our  showing of  Style-Craft  TAILORED CLOTHES  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date  Hotel in Phoenix. New from cellar  to roof. Best Sample Rooms in the  Boundary, Opposite Great Northern  Depot.      V   v      Modern Bathrooms.  STEAM HEATED.  James Marshall, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C.  "TITANIC."  ��� Wi eck of the Titanic, largest, best  written, best illustrated, and most attractive book ever offered the public  for $1.00. Agents wanted; biggest  commission ever; freight prepaid; outfit free. Send 10c, cost of mailing.  Rush today to Maritime Publishing  Co., Box 91, St. John, N.B.  RECO STEAM LAUNDRY  Don't wony about soiled gowiib or  "finerius"���jusl send them to the  Reco Steam Laundry. We'll return them to you so perfectly  cleaned that, to all intents and  purposes, they'll be.really "new."  Phone 50.   Dominion Ave.  --���*�����  ���M  Mineral Act.  Foi-iuJ.*" '��� . ". .��� .���  UKimi'IOATK OK IMVHOVKMEXTS.  ���i  *���'  u  tt  "J  f  "wv-  t-M'-  ntotiok.     ;"  "AUiclhUn" "Mniei.u Claim. Hituatu in Uio  Grand Koik-; Minim:Division of Valo"district."  Whcie lociUd:���Fi.uiklin Ctuni).  TAKK NOTICK Unit I, Donald J. MuUmsoti,  a*ri'nt lot "William .r. Prciidei-t'iist, Ft-oo Jlincv's  Ccrtificitu No. 358K7JJ, and John 8. Boyco. Free  "Mintr'h L'oiUiIcmIo Xo.. 3.5S89B. iiiul Clu-it*. M.  Boc\u>,. Fieo Miners C'ortiflciitc No Bfi0732, in-"  tomlfaOtinVsfioiutlicdalo hereof,to'applyiothe  ���Miningltccoi(let-for.i Certiflcute of Improve-  montH, for tho piupose of .-obtaining a Ciwvn  Grant of the abo\ c ol.tim.  .And ftirthei Uike notice that.action, under  section 37, must be t ommenceu before the issuance of Mich Cert ideate of Improvement*!.  Dated tliU 10th day of April; A.D. 1M2.   ' '  li. J. MATHJiSOX, Agent.  orefeit  CHA F��D places,  ,,:V:B^L;iS:T:E-:R-.S.*i&.c,:  mfc  m  Are your feet* hot,  sore and blistered?  If so, try Zam Buk.  As soon as  Zam-Buk is applied  it cools and soothes  injured smarting  skin and tissue.  Its rich, refined  herbal essences  penetrate the skin;  its antiseptic pro- *  parties prevent all .J  dangerof festering  or inflammation  from cuts or sores;  and its   healing   essences  build up new healthy tissue.  ���'.   For stings, sunburn, cuts,  burns, bruises, etc.���just as  effective.  Mothers find it invaluable fop  baby's sores!  Ml Druggists and Storu.���t0c box.  m  rJli  mm  Mm  mm  ���.���U&.'ji  pfc  day in Phoenix making armngoinentBf   f  ,      jctters SM  and   SG, all gold  with Lhe local culuuiittee  of the S. A. I ... r  and F. society's pic-nic and celebration (except   the   crosses,   ivnich   are    of  afc beautiful Christina, on Monday aud| white enamel.  Tuesday next.  The stated services in  the Catholic  church are as follows:   First and third  B  Sundays in the month. Mass ut 10  a.m., Sunday School at 2.30 pui.;  Evening Service at 7.30 p.m. Kev.  Father Choi nel, pastor.  The local lodge of; Knight's of  Pythias will attend Divine service tomorrow, Sunday, 7.30 p.m., in St.  John's church. Members are requested to assemble in the lodgeroom at  seven o'clock. Visiting brethren are  specially requested to attend.  Wm. Delahay returned to town this  week from a ten-days' business trip  to Vancouver. He appears to think  that the land boom there is rapidly  subsiding, land values having found a  level, but anticipates a revival when  the Panama canal i.s iu operation.  The report that Charles King had  positively refused to take the part of  the defunct viking warrior, at the  forthcoming Scandinavian celebration  at Christina, turns out to be too true;  it is whispered that the scanty supply  of asbestos at the lake has something  to do with his regretable decision.  Thos. Jones left for Nelson, where  he expects to meet Mrs, Jones, who is  en route from Peurhyndeudraeth, N.  Wales. This is Tom's second effort to  meet her; the last time she was unable  to book a passage on account of the  strike.   He left the cauip.-oti tip-toe.  Mrs. Jas. Mai'shall, who was a dele  I gate to the Daughters of Bebekah  1 Assembly, which met last week in  Victoria, returned home on Saturday.  While not successful in securing an  elective office, her activities on behalf of the "Daughters" were recognised and the appointive office of Conductor bestowed on her.  T�� Phoenix Ileal Estate Suckers.���  Own a piece of the earth before it is  all taken up. We have some extra  large lots in the north; seven minutes  walk from Magnetic Pole. Our Briin-  stonville sub-divisions are worth considering; sulphur springs on each lot;  charming view of the lake; people  pouring in; free single fares allowed.  The ribbon (sash) is of Saxon  blue with a scarlet stripe. The  mantle and chapeau are of blue  satin, lined with scarlet silk, the  latter surmounted with a white and  black ostrich feather. Under this  order, on the death of a member,  the insignia may be retained by the  relatives.  ROYAL  BILLIARD  PARLORS  Beautiful Selection of Pipes, Cigars  Tobaccos. All the most popular  blends of Cigarettes, etc.  Cosgrove & McAstocktfr, Props,  Mineral Act.  Form  F  Certificate of Improvements.  Rapid Auto Run  At four o'clock on Saturday morn-  ting last, an auto containing J. R.  Jackson, M.P.P for Greenwood;  George Boyle, H. J. Bunta and D.  Mcintosh, left Spokane for Greenwood, and although the state of the  roads were not at'all conducive to  high speeding on account of the  heavy rains, yet they managed to  pull up at the Brooklyn hotel in  Phoenix about 12.30 on the afternoon of the same day; the time  consumed in the run to Greenwood being under nine hours.  NOTICE  "KKanviHe" Minci-nl Claim, situsitc in tlio  UruiidL Forks Mining Divivion of Y;ilc district.  "Where located:���Franklin (Jump.  TAKE NOTICK that I, Donald J. Mnthcnoii.  iigent for Williiim J. Pi-endurgant. Free Miner'*  Ccrtiflcnto, So. .13807U, nml John S. Hoyco.  Free Mincr'n Curtillcntc No. .'U&jSVand CliriH.  H. itccves. Free Miner's Certificate Xo liSfiXl,'  intend, Hixtydayn from the (Into hereof, to apply  to the Mining- Kecordor for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a  Crown Cirant of tho above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  .section .'17, must be commenced beforo the is-  snancu of such Certificate of Improvement*.  Dated this 1Mb day of April, A.I). 1912.  I). J. MATIiKSON, Affcnt.  New Appointment  Dan Matheson, for some years  foreman at the Snowshoe mine here  in Phoenix, and who was afterwards-  appointed to the charge of the Consolidated company's property at  Salmo, has now been transferred to  Ainsworth, where he has nasumed  charge of thesame company's holdings there, consisting of the Tiger,  Highland and Mastro.  METHODIST MENS' SOCIAL  The, men of the. Methodist church  have arranged a social to take place  next Thursday evening in the church,  liven the program and refreshments  will be given exclusively by the men.  This is something new, and everyone  should make <* special effort to be present iu order to observe how "mere  man" acquits himself.   Admission 2oc.  Doukhobors Sentenced  The Douks around  Grand  Forks  still continue  to contravene the law  which requires that when a Douk is  despatched,    or   a  little   Douk   is  hatched, the important  fact should  be reported to   the proper government    officers;    the    ceremony   of  matching among the Douks is childishly  simple too,   but   the  government   has   never interfered,  but   in  the   matter   of   burial   permits and  birth    registrations   the   authorities  are  determined that  the law - shall  be observed to the letter.    This latter fact was   plainly seen last week  when   George   Stanfield,  Provincial  police officer  of Phoenix, journeyed  to Nelson with  a   Doukhobor quartette   who   bad   been   sentenced   to  two    months     in    Nelson   jail    for  neglecting   to   register   the   deaths  of members   of their  families.    The  magistrates  at  Grand   Forks   have  now given up the practice of inflicting   fines  in   these cases,   as   these  peculiar   people   do   not   possess   a  single stick of personal property.  MEN   ONLY  If you come to  me for treatment  expect to be  cured. If others  have failed expect me to cure  you. Unless I  know that I can  cure you I will  not accept your  case, and in every  instance I treat  by my own original advanced  and scientific  methods.  MY FEES ARE FAIR, AND MY  CURES ARE PERMANENT  Spermatorrhoea, Organic "Weakness, Lost Vigor, Varicocele, Hydrocele, Contracted Disorders,  Specific Blood Poison, Piles ami  Strictures���restoring all affected  organs to normal and healthy action  in shortest possible space of time.  visit  DR. KELLY'S  GREAT MUSEUM        f  ,   See all the forms of DiHeaHCs of Men.  Consultation '���'��' instructive booklet free  at office or-by mail.  21(1 HOWARD STRKKT  SPOKANE -       - WASH.  E��@ry Woman  is Interested and shmitrf know  about the wonderful  MARVEL Whirling Spray  The new Vaginal Syringe.   Ilcst  -Most convenient.   It cleanses  Instantly.      Ailc your  I druggist forji  If he cannot supply the  MARVEL accept no ether,  but send stamp tor illustrated  lieok���sealed. It give! lull particulars ami directions invaluable to ladles.  WIHDSOR SUPPLY CO.,  Windsor, Onl. General Agents for CaTiiinT"  ihe famous Xing and tttrtitzcl orchestra are open for a few engagements, excepting Saturdays, Sundays  and Wednesdays. Write quick Tor  terms, care of Fife Postoffice, B.C.  9  m  *    J-  +     li  11  uf  foil  l>  tim  Ft

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