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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jun 18, 1910

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 ������������"������j ��� V.'T"  ���\  AND   BOUNDARY   MINING  JOURNAL,  Eleventh Ybar.  PHOENIX, BRITISH COLUMBIA,  SATURDAY, JUNE  18,   19.10  AT THE  Boundary Mining Notes  5^-.��SS^^I5C.'BSa  Fresh Wax Beans - - 20c. lb.  Hot-house Cucumbers 25p. each  Florida Ripe Tomatoes 25c; lb.  Hot House Lettuce - -  Local Lettuce   i, - - -  Royal Ann Cherries -  New Potatoes  -  -  New Turnips - = -  Neiw Cabbage   - ���  Fancy Asparagus  Curlew Butter - -  40c. .lb.  20c.lb.  25c. lb.  4 lbs. 25c.  .:.".- > 4c. lb.  . -; - 7o) lb.  -2 lbs. 25c.  . .  40c. lb.  -Jflfetm^  w  ,Ml:R(ll*v  The Rawhide mine started up on  Monday under the superintendency of  Harry Johns, three machines being in  commission.  The syndicate which has recently  been operating the Riverside mine on  the West Fork will shortly incorporate  as a stock company.  , The C.P.R. has been requested to  replace the switch taken from the Rawhide spur and have the track put in  shape for shipping   from the property.  Frederic Keffer, consulting engineer  far the British Columbia Copper company, was in camp on Thursday looking ovtr the progress of work at the  Rawhide'mine,   '  On Thursday the air pipe from the  Dominion compressor to the Rawhide  mine was found to be leaking where it  is covered by Granby waste dump-  About abo feet of new-piping was installed to carry the air over the dump  and the line will again be in commission on Monday.  At the Snowshoe mine the ore shipments to Trail smelter have been cut  down to 300 tons daily, and the force  is correspondingly reduced. 'This will  afford an opportunity of mining a slightly better grade of ore with the present  shipping facilities. The shipments are  being curtailed, however, as the result  of the Consolidated company haying  some new shippers of similiar grade of  ore in East Kootenay and have of late  been receiving an over-supply- of- low-  grade ores at the Trail smelter.  Jay P. Gra^es, vice-president and  general manager of the Granby company, attended the June meeting of the  directors in New York and made a  report, prepared and completed after  making an inspection of the properties.  No action was taken by the directors  on his report, which has not been  made public. The report of tbe company for Ihe fiscaj year ending Juue 30,  igio.'wiNVTt in stated, compare favorably with ihe prfeeding year's report,  when a surplus of $234,506 was shown  Operaiions at the ' mines'and smelter  ire going along as usual, the smelter  treating slightly over 3000 tons per  day.  NEW ROAD TO  CENTRALCAMP  To  Be Completed In  Thirty Days  Will Be Six Miles from Phoenix���Boon To Ciiy  Build Your own fortune  B  Y BUYING A GOLD BOND  from the*'International Investment and Realty Co. of 403-4 Eagle  Block, Spokane, Wash.  A Cumulative Bond matures in  Ten short years by paying $6.13  monthly, for which you receive 6%  interest compounded annually. In  Ten years you will have paid in  $735 60, for which you will receive  $1,000 in a heap.  Spokane   Real   Estate a specialty, on small cash payments and  Easy Term's.       Place your order with our;Local Agents,  Cosgrove   ��.  McAstocker  We cordially Invite YOTJ  to call and see us when visiting Sdokane  International Investment & Realty CO.  J. L,. MARTIN, President  403-4 Eagle Block Spokane, Wash.  Boundary Men In Prince Rupert  M. M. Stephens, formerly of Phoenix,  and G.R. Naden, formerly of Greenwood were among the candidates for  aldermen in the first council of the  city of Prince Rupert. ' It appears to  have been a fight between themselves  for the eighth position on the new  council; Mr. Stephens was elected on  the first count of the ballots, but Mr.  Naden appears to have replaced him  on the recount. On the; first count  Mr. Stephens got 447 votes and Mr.  Naden 412; on the recount the former  got 442 and the latter 449.  An important announcement was  made in Phoenix this week, when  Charles Biesel, superintendent of the  Consolidated company's Snowshoe  mine, received instructions (rom Victoria to proceed with the construction  of a wagon road from Hartford Junction to the company's No. 7 mine, in  Central camp.  On Wednesday Mr.Bieseland Road  Superintendent Spraggett blazed the  trail and on Thursday the surveyors  were running their lines. Next week  three gangs of men will commence the  building of.the road, which is to be  completed within thirty days. Operations will commence at both ends and  at the centre, and about too men will  be employed. ���'!'���������;'���..  The new road will be nearly five  miles in length and from the trial sur  vey it is stated there will be no heavy  grades���in fact the road will be practically level���and will bring the company's recently acquired No. 7 mine  within six miles from their Snowshoe  property, from which supplies are secured. The Snowshoe and No. 7 mines  are both at an altitude of about 4500  feet, while Hartford Junction and the  tunnel at the No. 7 are 4300 feet.  The survey follows the'gulch and it is  expected a first-class road can be made  at a moderate cost  Over the new road the No. 7 mine  will be practically only, six miles distant itonx t>tioeii'x,���w4i'ch. will mean  a hi|j boot, to both the' Consolidated  company and the merchants of the city.  Heretofore, to reach Central camp, it  has been necessary to travel a distance  of 14. miles.���down a ^��ooo-fool grade  to Greenwood and up a looo-foot  grade again to the  mine.     When   the  THE NEW DOMINION  CO.'S FIRST REPORT  Considerable Expenditure But  No Net Earnings  At the first annual meeting'of the  New Dominion Copper company held  in New York recently, Newman Erb,  vice-president, made a report for the  fiscal year to March 31, 1910, as  follows:  "The New Dominion Copper Co.'  on June 1 7th, 1909, acquired the property of the Dominion Copper Co. from  the reorganization committee together  with $347,999 cash. There having  been nonet earnings during the period,  no payments were made on the income  bonds on April 30.  "There was paid off $13,389 labor  claims outstanding against the old company, while other expenses totaling  $26,936 were incurred through diamond drill operations on the Rawhide  mine for'five months.  "An experimental contract has been  entered into whereby the British Columbia Copper Co. will treat 25,000  tons of our ores. Indications are that  the New Dominion cannot furnish from  1000 to 2000 tons of ore daily, so that  the erection of a new mill would not  be justified."  John A. Sleicher has been succeeded as director by Clifford A, Chaffee, while at the first annual stockholders' meeting the following were reelected for the ensuing year: New-  wan Erb, N. Bruce Mackelvie, F. L.  Sommer, Charles A. Starbuckj Lucius  \V. Mayer, who will be elected president, and W. W. Foster.  DIRT WILL FLY  IN FORTNIGHT  On Kettle River Valley  "Railway  Valuators Inspected Midway &  Vernon Grade This Week  The valuators appointed to fix the  price to be paid by the Kettle River  Valley lines for the old right of way of  the Midway & Vernon road have been  over the ground,;'up.'theVwest fork of  the Kettleriver this week. They are  expected to arrive at-an agreement on  Monday, and the dirt will be flying and  construction in progress within a fortnight.  , The valuation board is composed of  L. M. Rice, representing the Kettle  River railway company; R. F. Green;  the nominee of the provincial government, and Judge Forin of Nelson,  agreed upon as independent commissioner. In company with President  James J. Warren of the Kettle River  Valley railway, spent the greater part  of the week on the field of operations,  passing west from Midway early in the  week. Their inspection and investigations will result in an estimate of the  amount to be paid for the abandoned  road, the payment for such being applied to the outstanding indebtedness  of the Midway & Vernon.  The board will complete its work  early next week and contracts immediately awarded.    The construction   of  Succenful Baxaar  The bazaar in connection   with  the  Catholic church passed off very successfully, being Held on Monday, Tuesday    > ������: : -�����  -���      �� .=��        1  and   Wednesday  of   this   week,   and| ��f $5������ from the 'provincial govern-  GALENA STRUCK ON    f  j    THE LE ROI GROUX-f  Ledge Cut in a Shaft oh thej  Lulu Claim     ; |  James Copeland and .Edward,.Hall  linger were in town from Camp McKinney   ori   Wednesday  on   business  in connection with the Le Roi property, in that carnp,;which is owned :by; a*,'���  Phoenix syndicate.   They report that,  while  sinking.a shaft on;,the Lu|u.  claim, one of the Le Roi group, a ledge  of,galena pre, was encountered. . The  ore runs high in silver values and'both"  were quite enthusiastic over the strike.  Development work will be done along  the ledge to find put its extent.  '���   Mr. Copeland is one of the fathers  of the grub stake in British Columbia,  having been in the province over half  a century and visited its most remote  corners in the early days.    There are  few of the districts now coming to the  front that he has not* prospected and  he was over the Portland Canal district  jn the seventies.    Mr: Hallinger is also  a veteran prospector and both have resided at McKinney for a number of- -  years, where they are interested in af'  number, of claims.   They maintain that:  there are some of the best prospects in  the province,located.jn the vicinity of  McKinney,   which   are   today  being  overlooked   in  the; stampede for the  boomed centres.   The fact has  been  demonstrated that there are a number  of ledges of good paying ore  and  a  reasonable investment" in "development '  work would guarantee a  number  of  producers. ���."���''  "Are Ya�� Craxy I"*  Few indeed are the, people in these  days of money madness who go to the  theatre to be instructed.    What  they  thread" agisted by'thVmileage grant 1seiik is, amusememya hearty' laugh*,*.; a\  netted nearly $1,000. Some beautiful  ladies' handwork was on sale, the  large Miners' Union hall being most  attractively decorated. Werner's orchestra" rendered *;a musicat ''program  each evening and refreshments were  served. The proceedings were closed  Wednesday evening by a grand auction  of fancywork.    Two raffles, for  beauti-  ichance to forget business  cares  and'  ment and  the established  Dominion  worries.;   To such people and they areV  subsidy of $6200, will begin simultaneously from Midway and Merritt, and  actual work will be started by July 1st.  James Marshall has arranged for the  installing of a telegraph wire in the rotunda of the Brooklyn hotel to receive  the reports of the Jeffries-Johnson fight  on the evening of July 4th.  in the majority,. no show appeals as  much as the comedy, and the play the  Clamans present this season, "Are  You Crazy" is full of laughs and sur-_  prises, and entirely different front any^  play they have produced heretofore.  Don't miss it. Phoenix opera house.  Monday, June 20th.  ful   prizes were also conducted and re-  on mc evening or juiy 4m. 1     The Bohemian Glass   Blowers held  suited as follows:"'' I     Owing to the rain of Thursday even- I fortn ;n the Miners' Union  ball from  -     ...... .     First raffle:  rst, J.   Murray, sewing I ing the recital of the students of Fri-jsaturday   till   Monday, and   their de-  new road- is completed, supplies for the) machme; 2nd>   Duga!d   Boyd,   parlor I dolph Werner was postponed until next jmonstratjons proved very interesting to  rug;    3rd,    Miss   Mary   Biner,   gold j Thursday evening, June 23rd. la large number of citizens.  Be conspicuous  There are different ways of being" conspicuous in your clothes���a common, flashy  manner���or in a way that commands admiration and attention.  It's notable what a transformation is  effected by slipping into one of our new  Spring Suits���you at once become the observed in any gathering of welLdressed men.  Good cloth is often spoiled by indifferent  cut; expert cutting is sometimes marred by  poor material. When you find the combination of good fabric, best workmanship and  style you have the acme of clothing integrity.  All we ask is a chance to show you the  new styles we have ready.  GENTS.  FURNISHINGS  WATCHES PRESENTED  ON EVE OF DEPARTURE  H. W. Heidman and R. Brown  Leave the Granby  During the week two old employees  of the Granby' mines have severed their  connection with the company and left  for other fields of activity, in the per  sons of H. W. Heidman, shiftboss, and  Robert Brown, head carpenter. On  the eve of their departure each was  presented with a handsome gold watch  and chain and expressions of regret in  their leaving by fellow employees of  the company.  Mr. Heidman came to Phoenix  shout twelve years aeo and during the  greater part of the time since then has  been connected with the Granby mine,  the past four years as shiftboss. On  Tuesday he left for the now-famed  Portland Canal district, having been  appointed to an important position in  connection with the Big Casino Mining  company's properties. The properties  are known as the Big Casino group  and adjoin the Red Cliff, located on  American creek near its junction with  Bear Creek. Mr. Heidman's family  will remain in Phoenix till fall.  Mr. Brown has been connected with  the Granby company for s ime years*  'atterly as head carpenter. He left  with his family on Saturday for New  Zealand, where he will become as  ���iociated with his uncle, who is a large  lumber dealer.  camp will not only go from Phoenix,  but machinery for the mine, which in  the past has been shipped to Green  wood or Boundary Falls, will be shipped to Hartford Junction and taken in  over the easy grade.  Mr. Biesel, who has been largely  responsible in securing the appropriation from the government to build the  road, is to be congratulated on the excellent service he has rendered the city  of Phoenix as well as his company.  A Narrow Escape  A bear tethered to a post east of  the King's hotel, which has been much  of a pet to many passers by for some  months, was nearly the cause of a  fatality last Saturday afternoon, when it  caught Eftle Larson, the eight year  old daughter of Gus Larson, and left  wounds of its claws on her neck and  shoulder.  The little girl was feeding the animal  when it playfully caught her with its  paws and inflicted 'gly wounds. The  screams of the child attracted the attention of several people, Mrs. Arthur  Webster hurrying to the scene and  rescuing the prisoner. Only the  timely arrival of assistance saved the  child's life.  The wounds which were caused by  the claws of the bear were dressed by  Dr. Dickson and she is now out of  danger. The little girl displayed  wonderful nerve although terrified by  her experience.  The bear is one of two cubs caught  about a year ago and was owned by  H. F. Libby. It has been removed  from its recent camping grounds.  The incident should serve as a lesson  to those who would make pets of wild  animals. They may be all right for an  indefinite period, but their wild instincts are liable to break loose at any  moment. The zoo is the proper place  for wild animals in captivity, not tied,  unmuzzled within the reach of children.  watch; 4th, D. J. Matheson, arm chair:  5th, J. P. Fox, mantle clock.  Second raffle: rst, Thomas Brown,  easy chair; 2nd, Mrs. J. Vivian, ribbon-  work cushion; 3rd, Miss Ella Mcintosh, jardinieres; 4th, Miss Kate  Murray, embroidered cushion; 5th, J.  Kelly, painted cushion; 6th, Mrs. J. O.  Eop, Mexican drawn work; 7th, Geo.  Gillespie, leather necktie holder; 3th,  Mrs. James Weir, gentlemen's suspenders.  LAURIER'S TRIP TO  BRITISH COLUMBIA  Immigration    Inspector   McCallum  reports a record number of immigrants  now entering the country at the Grand  Thomas G. Bray has  been gazetted   Forks port.    The Great Northern will  provincial constable, the appointment  erect a detention  building  near their  dating from May 1st.  I depot to facilitate handling tfie  traffic.  Will Speak in Principal Cities  Nelson Sept. 1  The full intinerary of Sir Wilfrid  Launer's party for British Columbia  has been given out by Senator Bostock,  who has charge of the arrangements  for the tour within the province. The  senator says:  "It is now arranged that Sir Wilfrid  Laurier. and his party will leave Calgary after midnight on the 17th of  Augu?t, stop for two hours at Golden  and at Revelstoke on the 18th, leave  Revelstoke at 18 o'clock and go through  to Vancouver, arriving there about to  o'clock on the 19th take the boat for  Prince Rupert that night, return to  Vancouver 24th and on to Victoria,  hold a meeting in Victoria on the 25th  and one in Vancouver on the 27th,  leave Vancouver on the 28th so as to  reach Kamloops on the 29th about to  o'clock and spend three or four hours  there; then proceed to Vernon the  same evening and hold a meeting in  Vernon on the night ot the 30th; leave  that night and catch boat at Arrowhead the morning of the 31st, and go  to Nelson that night, hold a meeting in  Nelson the night of the 1st of September, leave Nelson for the Crow's  Nest on the morning of the 2nd, and  reach Lethbridge late on the same  night or e,arly on the morning of 3rd."  The membership of the party will  consist of Premier Laurier, Hon. G.  P. Graham, E. m'. McDonald, F. Pardee, Ralph Smith, and Senator Bostock.  B C. Mine.,  Krama  Oro Denoro...  Jackpot   ] Oom. Cop. Co...  Br'klyn-Stem  Idaho..   Rawhide   Sunset-      7.4J5  Mouutn Rose   Athelstan   Morrison  { K. Bell.  J Senator.  I Brey Fogle   "*<>��� 37   J Reliance*   j Sulphur Klug...  ! Winnipeg   J Golden Crown...  ] King Solomon...  3ig Copper   ] No. 7 Mine   jcity of Paris...,  { Jewel   I Riverside.  1 Carmi  i Sally  I Kambler   j Butcher Boy...  {Duncan  I Providence  I Klkhorn   'Strathmoie  J Golden Kagle...  ] Preston   j Prince Henry,...  J Skylark   j Last Chance   I K. P. O. Mine...  I Bay   I Bonnie Belle...  j Don Pedro   J Crescent   ] Bruce   I Republic   I Miccellaneous...  Total.tona   508,876690.419 839,808 133,628 1.161.537 1,148,257 1,487,480 1.508,715836.140 17,401!  J Smelter treatment��� '  1 Granby Co    yj,.  , B.C. Copper Co.    148'  j Dom. Cop. Co.  & Total reduced.  460,940 697,404 Ss?^ 982,877 1,171.430 1,133,0x7 1.359.060 548439    t"iS^Sf2S2SBSiaiESH5E52Sul5B5E525SE5iS2S^  "foil  #'  ���"$ llP!f.��*%s^^  PHOENIX PIONEER, PHOERIX, P.O.  HEADACHES  v�� cured In a few mlnulea by  MATHIEU'S  NG&VINE POWDERS  Btlne tn form of a powder they act Instantly ��nd cure the pain belore any tablet  or cachet could begin to work.    .  Absolutely Safe. Sold ty dealers 25c,  per box contalnlne 18 powders. S'5-0  J. L. Matties C*..ttlr*^ Sherkreekc. P.Q.  The wholesale Distributors for Western Can  ���da of Mathleu'a Nervine Powders, and also of  Matbleu's Syrup of Tar and Cod Liver Oil, the  treat remedy for Coughs, are  FOLEY BROS. LARSON & CO.  WtHlpci, e��aoi<M, Viacoarer.  The Phoenix Pioneer  Anal BotraeUry Mtotaf Journal,  m  explosives as are known'tobe 'dangerous. The United States have an'Ex-  plosives Testing plant troder the direction of the geological survey, where  explosives are .tested as to their fitness  for particular uses. The names of all  explosives that have successfully stood  these tests are published in a Permissible Explosives list which is available  to the public. An explosives primer  outlining the action and uses -of the  various explosives in order to lessen  the number of accidents due to ignorance.  The great industrial development  which Canada is experiencing has greatly increased the use of explosives and  the number of deaths from the careless  use and -storage of them has ..correspondingly'increased. - Other countries  have investigated the subject at considerable expense. The results of their  investigations are available to Canada  and it is incumbent on us to make use  of them if we are to show proper regard'for the conservation of human life.  The establishment cf a plant for testing  explosives and the more rigid enforcement of a law regarding'their storage  are two things which are most urgently  necessary.  rcss^iC  CLAIMS HE OAN  TBMPEJR COPPER  ta*ou> en �����Tcr��D��ta at Tsta  PIONKBB PUBLISHING CO.  at rsMsmiz. a, e.   j Wo. 44.  faaac*r*s rcatdtaea. Me. is.  ��� ^^^^^�����iw  w^^^^**^^**^**1*^^^^^^^^^^  lit aovasKB.  tltlto  Talk* 0R*M*Mlaa;(a*r y����r���....��_...���.  T. ALritKO fiOVK. MAfMam.  .. f.ts  Saturday, June 18,1910  : The Rowland Miner, sin >a, timely,  article, deals with the antequated longdistance tyitem of theTJritiih Columbia  Telephone company through this part  of the interior.   The company utterly  ' ignores the districts il attempts to serve  and emphasizes the urgent need of ihe  government taking over the telephones  < of the province.   The telephone is now  . a government utility in the three provinces to the east, where the people  are not only receiving an improver!  service but the government securing  .**substantial surpluses. British Columbia  ~? cannot 'follow   suit' too 'soon.  'The  t r _ f  Miner  says:' "The inefficiency and  absolute disregard of'the B.C. Tele  phone company for the"demandsofthe  people of this section were again dem ,  .      ���      ���..���_..���_  :   * j   L- L      a.      ��     ,   j J voice, what matters it that there are  onstrated this  week,   when  Rossland ..  and Nelson were completely shut off  EXCITEMENT  ATSTEWART  A report of a sensational strike in  the rich Portland Canal was received  Tuesday. The report states that a  big free milling gold strike has just been  made,' covering an area of ao miles,  outside of Stewart. The news was  brought into Stewart by C. M, Dele-  grove and Lewis Anderson. It caused  wild scenes of excitement and within  an hour Stewart was depopulated.   _   ;  Tka SMlhllitlaa af *�����������  Not many years ago it was a very  common thing to hear a man say, "I  am from such and such a county."  Whoever hears or speaks of counties  nowadays? The passing of the ox-  team and the coming of the horseless  carriage have obliterated county lines.  How long does a county last with a  forty horse-power automobile whizzing  along the road? The 20th century  limited trains almost as effectively dispose of state lines. When you can  leave New York late in the afternoon  and be in Chicago early the following  morning one city is little more than a  suburb of the other. And if the aeroplane becomes a practical thing, what  will become of international lines?  When a man can sit at his deik-'iri  Boston and talk to a man who is at his  desk in Chicago, and close a business  transaction without either man leaving  his chair, each recognizing the other's  r  from communication with the Boundary district and with Spokane. For  nearlyjthree.days.the.wire between this  city and Northport was down. Think  of it. Only fourteen miles of linej  and the break in that fourteen miles  goes without remedy for three days,  while the public are put to all kinds of  inconvenience because the B.C. Tele-  pbonecompany/will not.go to the expense of building its own line. It  leases the linefrom the -United -States  company.,and simply tells-you "We  dcm!tAnow>*rhen it will be fixed. It's  not?our,line. ' It's time the provincial  governraentstook action in this matter,  which is of frequent occurrence."  , j In'three Canadian provinces within  the past month; magazines containing  exbkuives have accidentally blown up.  ktUing-almost a score of people and injuring .dnany others. - -' Hardly :a day  passes but what the press contains reports of the deaths of workmen engaged in mining or rail way construction  from the careless or ignorant use of  explosives. These scattered cases, however, attract but little attention; it is  only when a catastrophe occurs in  Which many lives arelost that the pub  lie is aroused to adopting more effec  live measures for the protection ot human life.from this danger.  It i�� interesting to note what other  countries have done in dealing with the  ^problem. In all European coal-mining  countries regulations have been made  against tbe use in coal  mines of such  three or'four states separating their  bodies? Their minds have met more  quickly than could have been the case  had they been in adjoining buildings  twenty-five years ago. 'Eleetricity'has  emancipated the mind from the body  and given it wings. It is the mind,  not the body, that does business.  Think of it 1.' By placing a wire' to  one's ear the-mind and the voice can  fly to a distant city, do business there  and return, and do this as many times  in a day as occasion requires.���George  W. Perkins in June Busy Man's.  Working quietly in a little smithy in  the heart of the Nicola Valley unobserved of homeseeker, proprietor or  miner, A. Grenier claims to have discovered the method of tempering copper, or rather to have rediscovered it,  for it is believed that the process was  known to the ancients and also to the  Aztecs, the race of highly civilized  people Who inhabited Mexico before  the Spanish conquest.  "I have been working two years endeavoring to discover a chemical com  bination which wouId so wotk upon  copper as to temper it to make it  harder than chilled . steel/'says * Mr.  Grenier, "and now I have discoved it."  Since boyhood Mr. Grenier has  taken an intense interest in the, manufacture and tempering of those metals  which are now so extensively used -in  our modern commerce and industry.  For msny.years he followed the calling  61 blacksmith,: principally in connection with big mining operations, in this  country, and the United States.  "Several; years ago I began to think  ���About the tempering of copper," said  Mr. Grenier. "I had already done  considerable studying, and was aware  that certain of the nations of ancient  times were possessed of the secret.  "Two 1 years ago I decided to go to  the Nicola Valley, where I built a  smithy and laboratories. I worked assiduously. Disappointment after disappointment came in rapid succession,  but I did not give up and at last I was  successful. I am now possessed of the  secret of manufacturing case-hardened  steel and which will take the place of  steel for tools and for plating of steamships and war vessels.  "While the cost of hardened copper  Will be somewhat higher than that of  steel, this will be .more than counterbalanced by the fact that it has a finer  gram than steel and; will wear longer.  It will also, when used as boiler plating,  etc.,-not be so subject to bursting under pressure as is steel."  Mr. Grenier claims Jo have tempered  copper to such an extent -that he can  make it break like glass, which he says  has never been accomplished before by  any of those who have thought they  have discovered the secret of tempering  the metal.  "I made sufficient tests in my workshop in the Nicola Valley, to assure myself that I had made the discovery of  tempering, copper,"^said Mi .Grenier.  'VI' am now going -to proceed -with  further tests in Vancouver."  Mr. Grenier intends to take the matter up with the Canadian   Pacific  rail-  <way company.    He has  arranged   for  an   interview  with   Mr.   R.   Marpoie,  'general executive assistant.  BIG LAND DEAL  IN FIRE VALLEY  The largest deal in Kootenay fruit  lands concluded for many years, is an  nounced by E. B. McDermid, the Nelson broker, 6000 acres in the famous  Fire valley, on the Arrow lakes, being  transferred. The purchasers are Vancouver people, who were represented  in the deal by Mather & Noble,  Limited, financial agents. The vendors are a syndicate represented by  Mr. McDermid, most of its members  being Nelson people. The amount involved is $95,000 and $25,000 has  been paid over, the balance to be paid  in annual payments.  The purchasing company will subdivide the tract at once, and expect to  have it ready-for the market by September.  Newtaiatr Saaoa  Every line in a newspaper costs  something. If it is to benefit some individual, he may fairly expect to pay  something. You do not go into a  grocery and ask the proprietor to hand  you out ten pounds of sugar for nothing,  even though the grocer may be a personal friend and the gift might not be  a large one. If the beneficiary of advertising does not pay for it the pro  prietor has to settle. Nevertheless,  many people cannot seam to learn that  a newspaper pays its expenses by renting space, and that it is just as much  entitled to collect rent for every day  that space is occupied as you are for  the house you rent to a tenant.  M'nffwiffifrtfrwiifffftfrfwTiffwr \ w wwrwwmww wwim  QUEEN'S HOTEL  R. V. Chisholm, Prop.  Danny Deane, Manager  This ia the Largest uwl Newest Hotel in the city, heated by steam,  and well furnished throughout for the accommodation of the public.  Everything Neat, Clean and TJp-to-Date.    Meala served at all hours.  BAR STOCKED  WITH CHOICEST LIQUORS AND CIGARS.  Centrally Located Corner   Bridge and   Kticb Hill Avenue  DRAYING  Of all .kinds   promptly  attend?*'  to.    Rapid  Express and Baggage  Transfer,   Careful attention to 1'  orders. Phone AfW*  JAHES Q. HcKEOWN  ST BAM   HEATED  ELECTRIC  LIGHTING  TELEPHONE   48  and   26  HiUJUJUJUJUiUUUlUUiUU' iU iiUJttiUiU iiiiU Wiiiii! ill UHU&  A. S. HOOD,  Fire, Life and  Qtattti Attn .  Acclden Insurance,  Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  Matthew's BarknSop  FOR   AN   EASY   SHAVE  AND STYLISH HAIRCUT  RICH RED BLOOD  BATHS     IN  CONNECTION  KingEdward Lodge, No.36  A.F.andA.M.  "'���I'S.1; c<"��n"n'catlon 8 p. n��.     8c.  .    ond Thursday of each month.  KHXfl.s��7;!fflM:c''i��di,����--,��.:  K. S. PRASBK  W.M.  I. O. O. F.  liNOWHIIOK LODOK No. .6  Meet* every Monday Kvenlng  al Miners' Ual  visiting brethren cordially Invited.  T A.r.oVK, NobleOraud  W. A. ficaARD. Klu Secy  W. A  Cook, Kesord,   tie  ecy.  AKR1K   NO.  You Will Never Have It as  Long  as You Have Dyspepsia  Just as long as you have dyspepsia  your food will not properly digest, and  the nutritious elements in the food will  not i>e extracted or absorbed, and impoverished or watery blood will follow.  This condition may not be apparent  at first, but it will come just as sure as  the sun will rise again.  Any stomach ailment, including all  forms of indigestion, can be promptly  cured by using Mi-o-na tablets, a scientific treatment unsurpassed.  It stops fermentation, belching of  'gas and taste of sour food almost at  'once.  The mighty power of Mi-o-na to  invigorate and restoie the stomach to  perfect condition is known everywhere.  Mi-o-na cures by building up���by  ,bau>iahinK',th��(-^uae.w ,For thin people  it -it a' great"' .fleih \ builder, ��� because it  causes the stomach to give more and  j purer nutrition to the blood. It cures  * sea and car sickness and vomiting ot  pregnancy almost immediately. John  Love sells Mi-ona for 5c cents a large  box, -and guarantees it to cure or  money back.  ���Vaseauvtr y. Wastmlaster  In one of the most spectacular and  hard fought games that have been  played at Vancouver for half a decade  the Westminster lacrosse team, holders  of the Mintp cup and champions of the  world, defeated Vancouver 4 goals to  3 last Saturday.  Hams, Bacon, Lard and Butter are now  exceptionally cheap.  Hams, 24c; Bacon, 27c; Lard, 5lb.t $1.15; Choice  Creamery, 40c; Butter, Choice Dairy. 35c.  These goods are fresh, and No. 1 Stock.    We have one quality (the best)  and one price.  P. BURNS & Co.,LW Phoenix, BC.  PHONK   NO.   a  tRH  McualiiDnfou Hal  Krlday evenings  Visiting;    brothers  ���I ways welcome  .'.Thoron   w, I*.  Orrln D. Bush,  W. Sec  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������a*  THE KING'S HOTEL  "The Pride of the Boundary."  PHOENIX, B. O.  Newly renovated and newly furnished, modern in appointments and  centrally located, culinery department par excellence] and Bar  stocked with choicest liquors and cigars, the King's is headquarters  for travellers.    Bus meets all trains.    C' nmodious sample rooms.  Short  ^���*n���~.;^-��ThefKing's GrriU; ]      ;"��� - V-*'������ ���  Order   Meals   served   in   the   King's  GRILL   at all hours.  E. P. SHEA, Proprietor W. R. WILLIAMS, Manager  est*aee**aaeaaaeaeeee**as��s��a��ae����e*sstea��seee��aate.  (mmuao hnm-o-m��),  CURES CATARRH, ASTHMA,  Bronchitis, Croup, Coughs and Colds, or  .money back.    Sold and guaranteed by  JOHN LOVE, Druggist.  Alaaf Part's.**: Canal  At Stewart on Portland canal there  are about 1,000 people in the camp,  but only about 500 actually working.  Miners draw $4 a day, and the wage  for a man and team is $ 1 a a day.  ���Hay is $s�� a ton and oats $80 a ton  -bythe^carload. Carpenters *draw ������$$  and $6 a day, and board is $8.50 a  fteek.yy .���'/������.:'. '.��� :������    ���' ������;  Ccnnauiht far Stferacr-Gesaral  It is believed at London that the  Duke of Connaught will be -appointed  governor general of Canada sometime  during next winter. The delay in  naming a successor to Earl Grey is  said to be due to the fact that the Duke  is to open the South African .parliament  this fall  MIDWAY  AHD VERNON  ORADX,  NKAB BOCK  CBBEK  FRESH  I UK  "-Asaya-Netsrall"-  "THE    NEW   REMEDY   FOR  Nervous Exhaustioia  Alcoholic and physical excesses,  mental shocks and bodily injuries  drain thenervonssystem withsur-  I prising rapidity. Severe nervous  exhaustion frequently results.  The only remedy isPood.Rest and  nerve repair.'' Asaya-Nkurau,' '  isand makes possible this cure. It  feeds the nerves, induces sleep,  quickens the appetite and digestion, restores full nerve vigor.  $1.50*per bottle.   Local agent.  JOHN LOVE.  seoBM  BOUNDARY ft KOOTENAY l*�� ORE BECORD  SMtsstats art Saaalltr Ktcaisie Par Year *�����  Dais.  Ore shipments from the various  mines of Boundary and Kootenay, and  the receipts of ore at the smelters of  Southeastern British Columbia for last  week and for 1910 to date are as  follows:  SHIPMENTS. WEEK. YEAR.  Boundary 35,626     798,183  Rossland   3,7't'"      116,096  Eust Columbia River 5,158     151,563  \  Total.. 34,506 1,065,842  SMELTER    RECEIPTS���  Granby   B.C. Copper Co.  Trail..........  22,952  856  6,877  564,507  J54.67'  "3.757  Total  32,485     941,455  iDry wood in car lots.    Apply to J,  Trorobley, PUoenu, B.C.  That pronounced presence of Rich Cream is found only  in Purest Milk. That Is the kind we cell. We invite  you to become a judge by giving us a trial. Phone Orders  to K. 32, and name will be promptly attended to and delivered dally.  W. A. McKAY & SONS  NVAL'8  FAMILY REMEDIES  ARE   GUARANTEED  K.ofP.L0Di,E,No.28  ������I'HOKNlX. B.C.   .Meets ifVfiy Tukhdav  Kvkmino at 7.30 : :  Suj'iiirulnt; Brothers C-nlln'ly  WcU  W.X. PK.KKINS.O.C.  clcomefl.  K. H. McCKACKKN  k. of a. ��.  WOOD  First-Class Fir and Tam-  arac Wood, $5 per cord  Pine Wood, $4.50 per cord  Pine Wood, double cut,  $6.00 per cord  Wood Delivered on Short Notice.  'Phoie B32  Johnson & Anderson  This is the season of the year when your  system is run down and you blood requires a purifier. We recommend and  guarantee Nyal's Blood Purifier and  Sarsaparilla.  LOVE'S DRUG STORE  .  argfain Sale  IN  HAND-MADE   SHOES  Call in and Let Us show  You the Quality of Footwear   WE   CAN   OFFER   You;  Shoes that will both Fit  and Wear   :::::::::  mmm. shoe shop  T. 'TURANO, Proprfetor  Eastern Trips  For Western People  Summer Tourist Round Trip fares in effect June 2, 17, 24;  July S, 22; August 3 and September 8., 1910.  SPECIAL FAKES  ROUND TRIP  To St. Paul, Minneapolis, Duluth, Superior, and Kansas  City. $72.50 to Chicago; $108.50 to New York; $107.50 to  Washington, D. C.���proportionate fares to other Eastern points.  Three Electric Lighted Trains  The Oriental Limited and Southeast Express���each an electric  S-aled Tenders addressed to the un-  derMgned and endorsed "Tender tor  Ste< 1 Dredge fr>r liriush Columbia,"  will be received at this office until 4 00  p.'ii., on Wednesday Ju'y 20, for the  construction of a Steel Bow-Well Twin  Screw  Barpe Loading Dredge.  Plans, specifications and form of  cmtract can be seen and forms of tender can he obta'nt d at this department,  al the i.fficfs ot J L M chaud, Esq.,  D sinci Engineer, Mtrchants Bank  Building, St. James Street, Montreal;  I G. S'tig, Ekq, District. Engineer,  Conferatioti Life Building, *' oronto,  Ont., andC A Krefer, E��-q.. District  Engineer, New Westminster, B.C.  Pi rsons tendrring are notified that  tfndi-rs will not he considered unless  "fide on tht- prinii'd forms supplied,  ind ������'i.'nfd with ttr-ir ai'tual ^igi'aiures,  ijtting thei' oci upatioiis and places of  ���������sidtriKe In th< ca>e"of firms, the  an ual ������ignatui'-, ihf natuie of the oc-  cupatuiu and place of residence of each  m-mht rof the firm must be given.  Tend, rtrs must specify time of de-  livi-ry of dredge at Vancouver, B.C.,  free of .-II risks and 1 h.irges.  Eiich tender must be accompanied  'iy an accepted cheque on a chattered  hank.pavnble 10 the Honourable the  Mini'ter of Public Works, for twenty-  live thousand dollars ($25,000.00),  which will be forfeited it ihe peison  lendering decline to enter into a contract ��hen called upon to do so, or fail  10 complete the wi.rk contracted for.  If the tender be not accepted the  cheque will b- returned.  The department does not  bind  itself to accept the lo��est or any tender,  Napoleon Tessikr,  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa. May 31, 1910.  Newspapers will not be paid for this  advertisement if they insert  it  without  authority from the department.  lighted through train to Chicago or Kansas City.   The Fas'  is another good train.    All are Built for Comfort. _ Send1 for  East Over the Mountains, or come  folder  W.X  Perkh-s,  A.H��T.  The Fast Mail  Send for scenic  and let's talk it over.  Phoenix, B.C.  COLUMBIAN COBIEGL  Founded 1892���Incorporate! 1883.   **"  NEW WESTMIN8TER. B.C.  Provides a Christian home tor students of both sexes at moderate rates.  Hae a preparatory class for junior etud-  nts, doing <;rade public school work  Does high school work, confers all high  school privileges, and prepares for teachers' examinations. Teaches all branches  of a Practical Buain��eo Course and gives  Diplomas. Gives a liberal education in  its Collegiato Course and in the Ladies'  Course for M.E.L. and M.L.A; -*In University work, can take'students through  the complete Arts Course, and the degree 01' B.A. can be'obtained from Toronto University, which the college is in  lut affiliation.  For fuller information and term a write  Rev. W f. 8ipperell,B.A.,B.D.,PrincJ-  Ml;or Bev. J. P. Bowdl, Bona*  imm wmm  PHOF.NIX PIONEER, PHOEflX, B.B.  WILL BUILD WARSHIPS  ON BURRARD INLET  Vickers, Sons & Maxim, Will Install Plant  onTide-FIats East of First Narrows����Com  mercial Proposition���Will be Unsubsidized  ���Smelter to Manufacture Rails.    . /  Ottawa, June to ���(World's Special Service.)���Arrangements have been  completed heie wheteby Messrs. Vicuers, Sons & Maxim, of Newcastle, will  establish a mammoth branch shipbuilding plant for the manufacture of high-  class steel ships for the Pacific Coast at North Vancouver. The plant will be  completed in time to build additional ships for the Canadian Navy.  No subsidy it asked for or Kiven. It is a purely commercial proposition  for the big markets of Canada and Australia.  Ship for ship the Canadian Navy will he built at Atlantic and Pacific  ports. The ships for the Pacific will be built by Vickers, Sons and Maxim at  North Vancouver. Land is already taken up, the plant being located on the  tide flats, a short distance east of the First Narrows.  The plant will also have a small smelter to compete for the manufacture  of rails and railway equipment, also for the tail way construction projected in  the province.���Vancouver World, June loth,  The Tenderfoot Farmer  It wn�� one of these experimental farmers, who put frecn  spectacles on bii cow and (ed ber shaving*. His theory  was that it didn't matter what the cow ate. so lonf as she  was fed. The questions of digestion and nourishment bad  ���ot entered into hi* calculations.  It's only a "tenderfoot" farmer that would try such  on experiment with' a cow;' But many a farmer feeds himself refirdless of digestion and nutrition. He might almost as well eat shavings for all the good be gets out ol his food. The result is that the stomach  grows "weak" the action of the organ* of digestion and nutrition are impaired  and the man suffers the miseries of dyspepsia and the agonies of nervousness.  To strengthen tho atommch, remtore ihe activity of the ��*.  gmmm ot digestion matt nutrition mod brace up tho nerves,  199 Dr. Pierce's Golden Medleml Discovery, it in an un��  tolling remosJy, mntt ham the confidence ot physician*< am  W9ll ma the prmUe ot thousands mealed by Urn use.  In the strictest sense "Golden Medical Discovery" is a temperance medicine. It contains neither intoxicants nor narcotics, and is as free from alcohol  as from opium, cocaine and other dangerous drug*. All ingredients printed on  its outside wrapper.  Don't let a dealer delude yon for hi* own profit. There is no medicine for  stomach, liver and blood "just as good" as "Golden Medical Discovery."  Phoenix  3sa��a*a**  *Q^m0m��*^0mmm**^*+*o**o**t*90*9Wo*Oo**i***u\  Greenwood Stag��  Llfie  Standard Time  Leave Fhoenix, upper town, 9.30 a.m.*  '��� " lowertown, 10.00a.m.  Leave   Greenwood      -        3.00 p. m.  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.  Phoknix Okkick, With McRab Bboii., Knob Hill Avb.  H.-M.   LAING,  Prop/  D. J. iV\*attr0aSOin  Insurrmcc Bacnt  Fll��KI.ITV      ll(l>IM.  <;<����f .n-4-41-  KIUK.    ,  I.IFK  ':'-'���' j��,'WI��'. ���������':.  ACCIIIKNT.  1'I.ATK    UI.AHH  f.��u    r\Kiv{i   .vrviDAViTi*  PIIOKMX, . n.c.  PROVINCIAL.  Goats are numerous in the Slocan. .  Nelson wants the provincial university.  There ore twenty new settlers per  Week on an average going into the  Nechaco.  The Odd Fellows grand lodge and  Rcbekah assembly will meet at Cran-  brook next year.  Revelstoke commissioners turned  down three applications' for wholesale  liquor licenses last wtek,  A skull of some pre-historic man  was dug up by the navvies working on  the railway grade near Princeton.  .... A. civic half holiday will be pro  claimed in Vancouver on the occasion  of the arrival in the city of Premier  Laurier.  The Masonic grand lodge of British  Columbia will meet in Cran brook on  the x3rd inst. The new Masonic temple  in that city will be dedicated on the  22nd  'I'he development of the coal mines  on Graham Island, the building of  blast furnaces and the establishing ol  a smeller at Vancouver are included in  the plans of the Western Steel Corpor  ation.  A game fish hatchery will be constructed and operated by tbe Dominion government on the Cowichan  river. This will be the first game fish  hatchery established in British Col  umbia.  Premier Mcllride has invited Sir  Wilfrid Laurier to hold a public tecep-  tion at the Parliament Buildings on  the occasion of his projected visit to  the capital of the province this summer.  Sir Wilfrid has accepted.  What promises to be the most sensational lawsuit in the history of the  province comes to trial June 22 when  Henry Croft and others will bring an  action against the Hon. James Duns-  muir and nine other defendants, claim  ing $4,600,000 for alleged conspiracy  respecting an option on lands in the  Esquimalt and Nanaimo railway   belt.  TRIP ACROSS INLET  ON NEXT VISIT  Mr. D. D. Mann Will Accept  Invitation From North  Vancouver District  Mr. Alexander Philip, the clerk, and  a deputation frotn North Vancouver  municipality, recently waited upon Mr.  D. D. Mann, vice president of the Canadian Northern, at Hotel Vancouver,  to request that gentleman to visit the  north side for the purpose of inspecting  the site of the proposed bridge over the  Second Narrows.  Mr, Mann cordially intimated his  acceptance of an invitation to meet the  North Vancouver citizens on his return  to Vancouver next month at a luncheon in his honor, and was greatly  pleased with the deputation's report.  Mr. Philip informed a Province  representative today that the bridge  plans were about ready for sending off,  and that the locations were secured.  Sir Wilfrid Laurier has been communicated with to ascertain if he would cut  the first sod during his western visit in  August, but no reply has as yet been  received. The total cost of the bridge  is estimated at $1,250,000, and among  contributions to this heavy sum which  will probably be received will be:  North Vancouver municipality, $250,-  000; Provincial government, $250,000;  North Vancouver city, $100,000, and  south shore city and district, $200,000.  A substantial grant is also expected  from the Dominion government which  has requested a copy of the plans and  a full statement of the cost.���Vancouver Province, June 10th.  For Sale���Household furniture, lin  oleum, Carpets, two bedroom suits,  rocker and diningrobm furnishings,  lounge, cook stove, two heaters, etc.���  Apply, Mrs. Tait.  For sale, the property known as the  Biner block; centre ;upper..town,; best  income property in city and adaptable  for any kind of business; cheap. In  quire on premises.  NEW HOMESTEAD  REGULATIONS  Regulations for the admihstration  and disposal of Dominion lands in the  railway belt of British Columbia have  been passed by the Governor General-  in-Council, The railway belt is a strip  of land 40 miles in width following the  main line of the C.P.R. in British Columbia, being . twenty miles on each  side of the railway and controlled by  the government,  The regulations provide for the classification of the lands remaining undis  posed of, according to their character,  location and altitude. In the coast division', where the rainfall is heavy and  the timber growth large, a settler is entitled to enter for 40 acres of bench  land as a homestead and pre-emption.  If the settler is prepared to cultivate a  larger area and has acquired title in  connection with the legal sub-division  entered as a homestead, he is allowed'  to pre-empt the adjoining, 20 acres in  the same legal subdivision.  The same proportions will apply to  the bench lands in the lower Columbia  division. It is required in this case  that a settler should clear a total of ten  acres and cultivate a total of six acres  before a patent is issued, and double  that amount if a pre-emption is also  taken.  In the upper Columbia division, on  account of the very high altitude of the  lands and the character of the country,  the area of homestead is fixed at 40  acres, with a pre-emption privilege on  an adjoining 40 acres, and the area to  be cultivated is slightly more.  In the Kamloops division the area  of homesteads is fixed at 160 acres, or  a,quarter section. The smaller area is  applicable to lands suitable for fruit  growing, which are difficult to clear.  ey PHO-NH,  Bropcbial  Catarrh  ���Ui)le5$  Stopped  Often  Spreads  To  Tbe  Catfsii)4  Arrives  Phoealx Railway Tlactikte.  c.  p.  R.  Leaves for Eholt and Nelson r 1.30 a.m.  ..     3.50 p.m.  GREAT   NORTHERN.  Leaves for Grand Forks and  Spokane .. ..    9.00 a.m.  Arrives .. ..     5.10 p.m.  Expert watch   repairing  at   Black's  jewelry store;   satisfaction   guaranteed.  Of  MP.J.C.HERVUS PELLETIEJTH  J. 0, Hervus Pellotier, Dep't de 1* Agriculture, OHMM/tat,*!***-*:  "The Peruna is particularly efficacious in the cure of eatarrhal  affections of the lungs and bronchial tubes, and it ia in consequenoe th*  remedy most appreciated here in Ottawa. Six bottle* 'cutm 'me tfcia  winter of bronchitis. I am completely restored and I owe thanks to the  Peruna. I have recommended this remedy to a large number of my  friends afflicted with the same trouble, and they have verified my goei  opinion of this valuable remedy."  CATARRH  of the   bronchial  tubes'    Mr.WickllfTeR;Smith,K<Utoi(ofTke  often very quickly becomes catarrh I Potlatch Herald, formerly Prinoipal el  'Of the lungs.    Catarrh  of  the  lungs. the School* at Oameron,ld��ho, writs* {  makes the patient an easy victim to the  ta^rms that cause tuberculosis. Sound  longs protect themselves against dls-  ���svse germs.  Peruna has acquired a laotfeig reputation In relieving catarrh of.tho throat,  bronchial tubes and lungs. This Bhould  prevent the tubercular bacilli fromKaln-  For some time I suffered with catarrh of the throat ��no> bronetrtaHutJW.  I tried many remedies, but coold.Ass*  nothing that would give me relief.  ���"-"--"rftTlrirnrniis TiusnimWlM  cured me, made me sound and wall. I  believe it will do as much forjotham  it did for, me.    I-ahsll fes��lad �����  log any foothold in tbe lungs, and saves i recommend it to those aaffaring with  the patient from the inevitable result.   !o*t��rrh."  Bri  J��0  UltlWAV AND   VPRKO.V   OUIDK,  NEAR  MIDWAY  NOTICE  COURT OF REVISION  Notice is Hereby Given that the first  sitting of the Annual Court of Revision  of the Municipality of the City of Phoenix for the vear 1910, will be held at the  City Hall, "Phoenix, B.C., on the 18th  day of Jnlv, at 2 o'clock >in the utter-  noon, for th�� purpose of hearing and determining comp'aints against the assessments, as made by the assessor, and for  revising and correcting the Assessment  Roll for 1010.  11. HARTLEY,  Citv Clerk.  Dated at Phoenix, B.C.,  this 13th day of .June, 1910  Wanted  Now is the time to take a look round your house-and see  what is required in the line of  Fur nit u r e  Nothing brightens and contributes to the happiness and  comfort of a home as a few wisely selected pieces of'New  Furniture. We have a splendid range and can quote you  prices eq ual to th ose of Toron to, pi us freigh t.  C. F. EDWARDS  OLD   IR0N8IDE8  AVENUE  OVER 6S YEARS-  EXPERIENCE  Trade Marks  Designs  .... Copyrights ate.  Anyone sending a Rkstch and description mar  qulok.IT ascortaln our opinion free whether an  Invention Is probably p��tent��l>le. Comraunlca-  tlonsstrlcUrconfldentlaJ. HANDBOOK on Patent*  sent free. Oldest agency for seounng patents.  Patents taken through Munn & Co. reoelT*  ��j>��ta( notlct, without charge. In the  Scientific American.  A b��uid*omelT lllufttrated yrMlcly. LitrfTMt clr-  calfttlon of any ���cientlfla journal. Term* for  Canadav, $3.76 a year, poatage prepaid. Sold by  ail oewsdeevlers.  MUNN &Co.36'B���*��'- New York  BraDCb ORIce, (36 IP ��'.��� Washington. D. C.  Bran waste is one great  difference between  good and poor flours.  The food part of flour is "protein."  Protein  makes bone,  muscle  and  brain.���There is no protein in bran.  ���bran is the outside part, the husk  or "bark" of the wheat  ���bran is the part of the wheat which  is absolutely without food-value to  the human system.  ���bran represents part of the difference between Royal Household Flour  and whole-wheat flour or cheap, inferior flours that are poorly milled  and not thoroughly purified.  No other flour in this country is so  thoroughly and completely separated  from the waste as is "Royal Household," because no other mills are so  well equipped or exclusively devoted  to the production of scientifically pure  flour as Royal Household mills.  Ogilvie's Royal Household Flo-US'.  11J  SAFETY  Pocket Edition, $5  The Pioneer For Fins Commercial Printing John Love. Agt  COPPER  The New Edition of the  COPPER HANDBOOK  The Copper Handbook contains, in  this new and greatly enlarged edition,  in this new and greatly enlaiged edition,  about 50 per cent, more matter than the  Bible���though not necessarilv a batter  book because of its gieater balk. It is  filled with FACTS of vital iinporance to  Vol. VIII. issued May, 1909, contains  1500 pages, with nearly 50 per cent,  more matter than the preceding edition.  The chapters with mine descriptions and  <>n statistic- have been carefully revised  and the bulk of the matter therein is  ENTIRELY  NEW  There are 25 chapters.  Covering Copper History, Geology,  Geography, Chemistry, Mineralogy,  Mining, Milling, Leaching, Smelting,  Refining, Brands, Grades, Impurities,  Alloys, Uses, Substitutes, Terminology.  Deposits by Districts States, Countries  and Continents; Mines in Detail, Statistics of "Vodnction, Consumption, Imports, Exports, Finances, Dividends,  etc.  The Conper Handbook is concededlv  the  World's Standard Reference  Book On Copper.  THK INVESTOR  THE SPECULATOR  THK METALLURGIST  THE CONSUMER  THE MINER  TERMS tire the most liberal. Send  no money, but order tbe book sent to  you, all carriage charges prepaid on oiid  week's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits. Cap  you afford not to see the book and judge  for yourself of its value *o you?  PRICE is $6 in buckram with gilt top,  or $7.50 in genuine full library morocco.  WRITE NOW to the editor and publisher,  Horace J.   Stevens  36, Sheldkn Building,  Houghton  Mich., U.S.A.  A REPRESENTATIVE  FOR PHOENIX AND  DISTRICT.  The popularity of our stock (grown on  limestone soil, making hardier and  longer lived trees than Coast grown  stock), is acknowledged by EX  PERIENCED     B  C.      FRUIT  r  GROWERS.  The B. C. Government Inspector  has congratulated us on the fact that  our stock is cleaner and finer than  shipped in by any other concern.  We offer a permanent position to  the fight man, with libetal inducements.  Stone & Wellington  FONTHILL NURSERIES  (Licensed by B.C. Government)  TORONTO     -    .     ONTARIO  HALF A DOZEN BOTTLES  of our assorted liquors should  be in every household. We  sell only  PURE WINES AND LIQUORS  and our prices are so reasonable that every household can  afford a reasonable selection of  liquors in the closet for emergencies.  Greenwood Liquor Co.  IMPORTERS  GREENWOOD,   B.C.  ECONOMY IS PROMOTED  By the systematic ind judicious care of money  By making frequent deposits in the Interest-Department  By carrying an account in the Business Department  and paying for everything by check.  THIS PLAN  Curbs wasteful expenditure  Keeps an accurate tab upon outlay  Eases business transactions  Advances business prosperity  Always helps business men  BEGIN TODAY NOT TOMORROW OR LATER.   ASK HOW NOW  L.  EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK  Savings Bank Department at All Offices  87 Branches Throughout Canada 87  CORRESPONDENTS   ALL  OVER  THE  WORLD  NOT ONE, GLOOMY DAY  In a case like this, there is not only  a lot of good cheer, but there is any  quantity of strength and good health.  I'HOKNIX BEER is not only a tonic;  it is a system cleanser, a digestion  assistant, a muscle builder, and a life  brinlitener.  I'HOKNIX BEER is just pure Malt  and Hops, and is brewed with the  utmost care.  There is not one gloomy day in a dozen  bottles of Phoenix Beer.  PHOENIX BREWING CO., LTD.  PHONK    .NO.   2U  TUB   FINEST   'JOAUTV   I*  MILK anJ CREAM  .Hthb  _ PUOVK  STttlCTLV    FBK8H    BQQl)  W.     IIA..WA.VI,    PttOPRIBTUR mi  My!'\  PHOENIX PIONEER, PHOENIX, 9.9.  Weil, Maybe We Can be of Service To You  If some of those distant relatives or friends are getting  married-  June Is the Month of Brides  and you want some little remembrance sent in, a hurry,  that is where we can help. Let us know how much you  want to spend. We will send you a list of Suitable  Articles, and if one is selected, will mail or express same  at once, with your compliments, on a neat card  inside.  Arrangements being made with a Chicago firm, weaie  . now able to send Presents into the United States without paying the duty.  In and Around Phoenix 1  BRIEF  TOPICS  OF   LOCAL  AND  GENERAL  INTEREST   TO   PHOENICIANS.  I 'l��_     s.        1 ^^.��     t mnelAnC    <a^  E.  A.   BlaCk, The JEWELER  GROCERY  :<ub  We are now prepared to fill all orders for  GROCERIES, FRUIT, and VEGETABLES.  Everything is new and fresh and guaranteed of  'first quality. We deliver goods to all points  within three miles of our store.   : :  :  : :  : :  :  '��.���;-            ': > <  ��� ..���  J.  -'PHONE YOUR ORDER  ;���;" ��� ' ���no.  12.  O. ELLIS  m��  Lumber and Wood   Having purchased the stock of Lumber and Wood  j.of-Mr.^Murdock Mclntyre and transferred them to my  lumber yard in Phoenix, I am now ready to fill orders  for* all kinds of1 Lumber, Cordwood or Slabwood.  Phone No. A 44, and all orders for Lumber or Wood  will receive prompt attention.'  C. A. ROSS, Phoenix  Household Laundry Work  A multitude of household worries are overcome by having your  Laundrying done at the Reeo Laundry  'ALL' WORK ���"'���"'  GUARANTEED  Hello I  A 10  Reco Laundry  TRY A GLASS * POPULAR BEER  It foams with rreamy richness and  sparkles delightfully. A'stimulant  (or the tired, weak, and. weary: .  Every household should ' have a  supply of it regularly all the time.  Recuperate, invigorate and strengthen , your constitution with our  wholeBoinb beer. No danger of  Typhoid Fever and other diseases  if you drink Phoenix Beer as it is  .   .thoroughly sterilized.*''  pHoenTx brewing CO., ltd.  PHONE  ISO.   S3  -   PHOENIX OPERA HOUSE  *     f ONE NIGHT ONLY  MONDAY, June 20th  The Roaring Farce Comedy Success  <&Jft��&   ^sW��  You  Crazy  ...��� .-    '    A Scream from Start to Finish  Phone 12, the Cosmopolitan grocery,  Mrs. James Weir returned  Monday  from Penticton.  "Are You Crazy" at the opera .house  next Monday evening.  Miss Brown of Greenwood is the  guest of Mrs. C. F. Edwards.  House to rent, oh Old Ironsides  avenue, apply to Mrs. P. J.-Cooke.  Charles Wootton returned  Saturday  from a trip to   Portland and Tacoma  Born���In Phoenix, on Friday, June  loth, to Mr, and Mrs, Oscar Pearson,  a daughter.  Brighten your rooms with wall paper  now selling at reduced prices at A.  Almstrom's.  Launch owners are forming a club  in Kaslo. Motor cyclists should form  a club in Phoenix.  For sale, 'cheap', six-roomed house  with lot; next to i'innish hall. Apply  to John Uendricksen.  House for sale, at a bargain, on  Golden Eaple addition; good spring  water.    Apply to R. Wilkinson.  S. K. Pierce, a graduate of McGill  mining college, and Miss Pierce were  guests of Ed. Campbell over Sunday.  Elsewhere in this issue Greenwood  lots are offered for sale. Those interested would do well to investigate.  P. J. Cosgrove left Tuesday for Slocan to do assessment work on some  claims he has there. He will be away  several weeks.  W. J, Mackirdy,   who left  Phoenix  about a year ago to stake land  in  the  Quesnel district, will   be married to a  young lady of that district next month.  Although not favored with seasonable weather  the  Ladies  Aid  of  the  Methodist church cleared about   $jc  at their ice cream  social on  Saturday.  Alvin Hendrickson, accountant with  the P.  Burns company at Nelson, is  acting local manager  for the company  during the absence of Mr.   Harbinson.  If you are 'thinking' of building  or  require building material of any   kind  ���lumber, shingles,   lime,   brick-���call  on me  for   figures.    Phone A44.  : C.  A. Ross.  Mr. and Mrs, J. W. Hannan left  Wednesday morning for Rochester,  Minnesota, where': Mrs. Hannam will  receive treatment at the Mayo Bros,  hospital.  For sale, the property known as the  Biner block; centre  upper  town,   best  income property in city and adaptable  for any kind of  business;  cheap.    In  quire on premises.  F.J. Harbinson; local manager fcr  P. Burns & Co., left Wednesday for  Revelstoke on an interesting mission,  being about to join the ranks of the  benedicts.  Miss Jessie I. Mackenzie of Phoenix, who has been teaching in Green,  wood for the past two years, has been  appointed to the teaching staff of Nelson public school.  .; An advertiser in this issue of the  Pioneer wants a placer or quartz mine.  Those who have properties that will  stand inspection should communicate  with Box a 3S< New York city.  A. A. Mcintosh returned Thursday  evening after a trip to Fort George.  He states there is a great deal of land  grafting going on in the much-boomed  city/ He'will remain in the Boundary.  Mrs; James Marshall and Miss M.  A. McKenzie returned Saturday from  Kamloops, where they had been attending the provincial assembly as representatives of Phoenix Rebekah lodge.  They report a very enjoyable trip.  Timothy Sallis left on Tuesday for  the Quesnel district, where he will locate on his preemption. A number  from Phoenix are already located there.  Mr. Sallis had become a popular musician in town and will be much missed.  Greenwood  Lots for Sale  To rent, house on Ironsides avenue;  convenient to mines; apply to C. A.  Ross.  Vegetable and flower  seeds���seeds  that grow-���5c. per  package at   Loye's  Drug Store.  : 'I'he assessed value of lands and im  I wish to call the attention  of Investors to my Lots in  Greenwood City, which I am  going to sell at a price that  will double your investment ;  some Business Lots, some  Corners, some Residence Lots,  located on Copper and Govern  provements within the city limits of,"lent Streets, near the  Court  Grand Forks is $1,103,680. House.    Send your name and  J. T. Strut'zel will attend the Ma I will mail you free one of my  sonic grand lodge at Crantrook next large illustrated Souvenir maps  week ^representative from King Ed-jQf Greeiuwood, giving location  and price of lots.  S.'P. BRANNAN,  122 Munro*St.,  Chicago, U.S.  ward lodge  Mrs, D J. Matheson and family and  Mrs. N. J. Carson and family left Wednesday for Christena Lake, where they  will spend several weeks in camp,  Mrs. Carson accompanied them to the  lake.  C. A. Ross, who recently bought  Murdock Mclntyre's stock of lumber,, ���  cordwood and slabwood, has had it, property, either dredging or hydraulic  brought to his lumberyard in town and that will stand examination as to physi-  is now ready to fill orders for this  line cal conditions necessary for  its opera  Wanted-Placer Mine  Engineer has client desiring placer  of supplies.  It is easy to claim that you have the  best show on earth. It is easy to fool  the people once, but you can't fool  them all the time. No flowery adjectives are necessary to get business for  the Claman Co. They are too well  known. For years they have toured  the country in every city and town of  note in the U S. and Canada. They  always advertise just what they have  and nothing more. As this is their  last trip in this territory for some time,  no one should miss seeing them and  their capable company of players in  the comedy, "Are You Crazy" and  enjoy* a good laugh. In Phoenix opera  house, Monday, June 20.  tion     Or would consider quartz mine.  Stute full particulars in first letter.  P. Q. Box 235, New York City.  Fresh milk daily from the Phoenix  Dairy for sale at .Ellis' confectionery  store.  Fresh seeds for sale at Love's Drug  Store.  Curlew Butter is reduced to 40c  per pound at the Big Store.  STUDENTS' RECITAL  ; PUPILS OF   FRIDOLPH  WERNER  PHOENIX OPERA HOUSE  THURSDAY, JUNE 23, J9J0  I. Overture  ��� 'it. PianO  3. Piano  4. Piano  5. Cornet  6. Piano  7. Piano  8. Vocal  9 Piano  10.    Piano  16-  -���People* Band and Orchestra-���  WATCH FOR CONCERT AT 4 P M.  Prices, Reserved $1.00; General  Adttuaaion,  75c. 1   Children,  25c.  /   '���������*���:    ' ��� Seats now on Sale at Tom Brown's  46  11.  Piano  12.    Vocal  13. Piano  14. Piano  15. Vocal  16.    Piano  '7-  Duet  18.    Vocal  19.    Piano  20.    Piano  21.    Cornet  22.    Piano  1 DAISY AKM1XACE, IN "AUE YOU CRAZY'  23  Piano  24.  Vocal  *5-  Piano  26.  Piano  27.  Orchestra...  ��� PROGRAMME   ;>../      ...Orchestra..: ...  /;..:;, "The Zither Player"   ........  MR. FRANK TINETTl''���'  "Success Mazurka"   ...       ���  MISS ALMA HENDRICKSON  "Redowa"  MISS DORIS BIRNIE  "Fantasia"  MR. JOHN FINDLAY  ...  "Moonlight Reverie" ...  MR   NATLIN  TINETTl  "Reverie"'  MISS FRANCES LARSON  '���Thora" ..,.'.      ...  MR   ROBERT JONES  "New Spring"         MISS SIGRID ELMGREEN  "Evening Bells"  MISS GRACE; M'KENZIE    ��� , <:'  ...      "The Tyrolese'V.     ...  MISS FLORENCE SWANSON  " It's Lonesome Tonight"  MISS ETTA MURRAY  ,..     "Monastry Bells"  MISS ANNIE M'KEOWN  " Moonlight on the Lake "  MISS EDNA SWANSON  ...    "Bl-nd and  P-g"  MISS-BESSIE HEIDMAN  ...   " Mountain Spring "  MISS MORFYDD   BATEMAN  ...    "Showers of Siars"  MISSES MABEL AND ANNIE M'KEOWN  ...    " Mountain Stream "  MRS. W.  HELLIS,  " II Trovatore Fantasia"- ...  MISS   ELIZABETH NELSON  " Shower of Pearls "  MISS BESSIE HEIDMAN  ... "Silver Stream Polka"    ...  M*R. JOHN FINDIAV  ...  "Woodland Echoes"      ...  MRS. JOHNSON  .  " Silver Star Mazurka "     ...  MISS LAUREL l'ICKARD  ,  "Queen of the Earth"    ...  MR.   R.   K.   M'CAMMIN  ." Last Rose of Summer "   ...  MISS MABEL M'KEOWN  "Two Larks"  MISS MABEL HEIDMAN  March  G. Lange  G. Jiachman  L. Dorn  Barn/wusc  V. Allen  . G. Lange  .Stephen Adams  G. Lange  Eilenberg  G.Trende  Hoivard  Wely  f. Fearis  Avon Ti'lser  C. Bohm  Wachs  Win. Davies  Dorn  Osborti  Rollinson  ig Redact ions In  Men's Wear at  Carson's  We will not be undersold in Phoenix. Our expenses are small'and  enable us to sell goods at lower prices than any other store���  and that's what we are doing. Compare prices and see the  values we are offering : ���.^  IP   Per   Cent.   Off All   Ready-Made  ClotHing for Ten  Days  Men's MadcBl"o=Ordcr Suits, made from  good English ahd Scotch Tweeds,  guaranteed to fit';   Sale price  .  Men's Summer Hats, $1-50 line for  "$'1.00;   $1.25 line for  Msn's Sh  oes  Msn's Merino Underwear  .  Msn's Werking Shirts        ���    .  Msn's Sox, 2 pairs fer 25c; Weglen  Sex, 4 pairs fgr    ������������-.,  $17  75c  Z 50 up  75c  1.00 up  $1.00  I  AH the Latest Patterns and Shapes in Men's Ties  $5.00 Suit for  4.00 Suit for  3.50 Suit for  $350  3 00  2 SO  These are only a few samples of the money-  making, wearables we have for men. Prices talk and  what is more important we have the goods to back up  the prices.  N. J. CARSON & GO.^r"  rj*&SMfmmmt*s0*9t*smg*M9*90*s*mr*����o*mnms*9^^  I Royal Billiard Parlors  POOL TABLES AND BOWLING  ALLEYS  Complete Line of  Pipes  Tobaccos  Cigars  and  Cigarettes  Always in Stock  NEW   FIRST-CLASS  BARBER SHOP  '      in connection.  AN  EASY SHAVE  STYLISH   HAIRCUT  REFRESHING   MASSAGE  INVIGORATING   SHAMPOO  J. 6. Miles, Tohsorial Artist  Finest Selection  Confectionery  Try  The Famous  Kohinoor  Chocolates  There are none  Better  cosgrove> mcastocker, Proprietors  Wyman  C. Bohm  Pinsuli  Herz  T. Leselictisky  Tailoring'  YOUNG   MEN  often owe much to their appearance. [Everything else  being equal, the well-dressed fellow will get ahead faster  than the carelessly attired competitor.    We help young  men and  OLD   MEN, TOO,  or that matter, to get ahead as fart, as good clothes will  take them. We make a suit or a coat so that it will fit  and look as if it belonged to the wearer. The material  will be right, the tailoring will be right, and the price  will be right. At least you will say so. In reality it  should be higher.  Business Change  We beg to state that we b.v�� sold our livery business to  D. T. McDonald. . . .  In future we will make a specialty of all kinds of heavy  hauling for which we have every facility. Orders for hauling  wood or timber of any  kind,   freighting,   etc.,   will receive  ^^We^lTsh0 to  thank  our  patrons -for past business and  solicit their orders for heavy team work. *   .  McElroy Bros, ssssun phoenix, bx.  ���  H  m  1  I  m  ,1f  w  ��  It  W

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