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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Jun 25, 1910

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 S$P1  m  /'^  :'JUH-2M9io  AND   BOUNDARY   MINING  JOURNAL,  ��-'?*  Eleventh Ykar.  PHOENIX. BRITISH COLUMBIA.   SATURDAY, JUNE 25,  1910  I  5&':  li  I  to'  ;ft  ���jfi  FOR YOUR  SUNDAY DINNER  Look over the List of Good  Things at the BIG STORE  New Potatoes, 6 lbs. for 25c.  New Cabbage, 6 cts. per lb.  New Turnips, 5 cents per bunch  Green Peas, 122 cents per lb.  Wax Beans, 15 cents per lb.  Cucumbers (large) 20c. each  Ripe Tomatoes, 20c. per lb.  Water Melons, 6c. per pound.  Ripe Plums, 15c. per pound.  Ripe Apricots, 15c. per pound.  Ripe Peaches, 3 lbs. for 50c.  Pine Apples, 25c. each.  Green Apples, 10c. per pound.  Black Berries, 20c. per basket  Strawberries, 15c. per basket  Corn on Cob, 65e. per gallon can  LETTUCE,  SPINACH, RADISHES, YOUNG  ONIONS, PIE PLANT, etc., in great abundance.  CHERRIES for Preserving ar�� ar their best, leave your orders TODAY  for delivery the first of the week.  $6,000 IS NOW  AVAILABLE  No. 31  Government Grant for  New School  Board  Will Make   Effort  to  Complete School This Fall  Republic has hung up  a list  of at  tractions for July 4th.  Clay Fruit has brought 500  sheep  from Orcville to Greenwood.  ACTIVITY ON  LOCAL C.P.R.  JJlgrrih  ���SiE*jl��*t*����  Build Your Ownforlune  BY 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 wiil have paid in  $735 *>o, for which you will receive  $1,000 in a heap.  Spokane   Real   Estate a specialty, on small cash payments and  Easy Terms.       l'lace your order with our Local Agents,  Cosgrove  <_1 McAstocRer  We cordially  Invite  YOU   to call  and  see us when visiting Sdokane  International. Investment & Realty CO.  J. L. MARTIN, President  403 4 Eagle Block Spokane, Wash.  The Phoenix board of school trus  tees received word from Victoria  Thursday that the money appropriated  by the provincial government towards  the building of a new school is now  available. Steps were at once taken  lo expedite work on the new structure  and if possible the building will be  completed this fall.  The information concerning the  government grant towards the building  of a new school in Phoenix which  amounts to $6,000, being at the disposal of the Phoenix school board,  was conveyed in a telegram from Hon.  H. E. Young, minister of education to  Ernest Miller, ML A. for Grand  Fork?, who has worked diligently for  Phoenix and his constituency in gen  eral since his election last fall.  Early in January  the   school   boaid  and city council   decided that  a   new  school   for    Phoenix   was   absolutely  necessary,  and   an   appeal   should be  made to the government for assistance.  A    petition    setting    forth    the   city's  claims, and asking for a grant of $10,-  ���000 towards the  building  of  a   four-  roomed school, largely signed by citizens, was sent to Mr. Miller to be presented   to   the   government.     As intimated above   Mr. Miller   has   already  procured $6,000 available money, and  it is quite probable a further appropriation will be made.  The SchoolI .Board, which   is, com  grove and T. A: Love, will make every  effort to get work started on the new  school at once, and, if possible, have  the building completed this fall. A  site at the corner of First street and  Dominion avenue is now held under  option. It was originally intended to  erect a four-roomed school, and although the provincial grant has not  been as large as was expected the  original plans will likely be carried out  and a $to,ooo or $12,000 building  erected.  Andy Waugh, a former grocer in  Grand Forks, died recently in Vancouver.  , Born���At Christena Lake, on June  17th, to Mr. and Mrs. O. Johnson, a  daughter.  Born���At Cascade, on June 18th,  to Mr. and Mrs. G. VV. Ritchie, a  daughter.  Born���In Greenwood, on June 17th,  to Mr. and Mrs. John Carlson, a  daughter.  The Riverside Nurseries at Grand  Forks have issued their price list for  fall orders.  The death of Mrs. Edward Ruckle  took place in Grand Forks on Saturday  last, aged 30 years.  W. Fitzmauric, the operating engineer of the dinky at the Granby smelter, has gone to Calgary.  It is estimated that the yield of fruit  on the Covert ranch, Grand Forks, this  year will amount to about forty carloads.  The new rifle range of the Kettle  River Rifle association at Grand Forks  was used for the first time last Saturday. D. McRae scored the first bulls-  eye at 500 yards.      -  P. H. Donaldson of Grand Forks  was married to Miss E, Henry at  Guelph, Ont., on the;"13th inst. They  will reside in the former city. .  Greenwood is making elaborate preparations for its Dominion Day celebration. Phoenix baseball team will  take part in the proceedings.  "I. A. Dinsmore, formerly provincial  constable in the Boundary but now at.  Stewart, .bais   been -\ iZjthorized   to   en-J  Portland Canal city.  Joseph Wilmhurst, for a number of  years road   superintendent  for  Green-  New Roadbed Phoer.ix  to Eholt  Three Work Trains and Hundred Men Now Busy  The Canadian Pacific railway between Phoenix and Eholt is now the  scene of great activity, the grading and  laying of new track having been commenced this week in earnest. Over  one hundred men are employed, and  ore trains from the Granby, Showshot,  Jackpot and Oro Denoro mines together with the numerous gravel trains  passing up and down the ten miles  from Phoenix to Eholt present one of  the busiest locomotive highways in the  country.  The entire ten miles of track is  being raised from eight to ten inches,  the material for grading and ballasting  being brought from a gravel pit, one  mile west of Eholt on the Greenwood  road. One of the largest fills will be  that across the gulch at Five-mile  bridge, near Silica, all the material  being brought up the hill from the  Eholt gravel pit. The old steel is  being replaced by new 80-pound rails  and the new work is expected to cost  upwards of $20,000.  DOMINION DAY PICNIC  AT CHRISTENA LAKE  Odd Fellows Will Run Special  Train from Phoenix  Preparations are under way tor a  big Odd Fellows' picnic at Christena  Lake on Dominion Day, July 1st,  under the joint management of Phoe  nix and Grand Forks Odd Fellows'  lodges.  A special train has been chartered  via the C.P R and will leave Phoenix  early Friday morning for Christena  and will take passengers at all points  en route. The schedule and rates will  be announced later by handbills. It  is expected the train will leave Phoenix about 7.30 and arrive about 10  a.m., and returning will leave the lake  about 8 p.m. A very low rate will be  secured for the return trip.  Everybody is cordially invited to  join the merry throng of picnickers  and spend the Dominion holiday at  the Boundary's famous lakeside beauty  spot, The lake has been made particularly attractive for picnic parties,  and special accommodations have been  arranged ior this occasion. There will  be plenty of dinner and refreshment  booths to cater to the wants of the  "inner man," though any wishing to  bring lunch baskets are invited to do  so. There will be plenty of boats at  the disposal of fishing parties and  others, and an orchestra will supply  music at the dance pavilion throughout  the day.  It   is   intended  to   make   this  NEEDMOREMEN  F0RN0.7R0AR  Operations Are To Be  Rushed  Credit for Road is Largely Due  Ernest Miller, M.P.  "It is Ernest Miller, M.P., and A.  W. Davis (acting superintendent during  Mr. Biese'.'s recent absence) that are  entitled to the credit of getting the  road built from Phoenix to Central  camp, and not me as stated in last  week's Pioneer," said Charles Biesel,  superintendent of the Consolidated  company's Snowshoe and No. 7 mines  to the Pioneer yesterday.  Mr. Biesel has been one of the ous-  iest men in the Boundary during the  past two weeks, superintending operations at both mines with the long drive  between and getting operations underway on the new wagon road, and our  last week's "article was written after  several unsuccessful attempts to secure  an interview.  Mr. Biesel, however, initiated negotiations some months ago with his  company and the government to build  the new road, and Mr. Davis, on behalf of the company, and  Mr.   Miller,  an I our energetic local: parliamentary rep-  I annual outing under the auspices oi the I resentative, brought the plans to fruit-  Three  work  trains, with   big Shea  0dd FeUows iodge8 of the two chies.  ition.    And here it may  be said that  engtnes, are operating on the grading, ________ Mr. Miller,�� deserving of no .tnaU de-  which  will   be  completed  before the Strte.t,' Recital gree of credit.    Ir was not Wu after  laying of the track.    Fills will  also be       The students'recital   in   the  made on the Wellington camp spur.  ���'��� When the improvements now under  way are completed the troubles of the  local train crews will be minimized  and the Canadian Pacific outlet from  Phoenix will be one of the   best   road  the parliamentary session closed . and  the estimates had been passed that the  urgent Deed of this road was brought  to his attention, but the resourceful  member got busy immediately, brought  Eajoyible Comedy  The "Are You Crazy" performance  in the opera  house  Monday evening  wood district, is investigating thecoun-l was qUjte as crazy as tne name  wouid  ....   k^..���.������   r��^��A��   *���a   Rr.c=i0nH   lndicate;   nevertheless   it   was   full  of  clean comedy and the large audience  present appeared to enjoy the evening.  The feature of the  performance,  how-  Boundary Mining Notes  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 well dressed 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  Mine Inspector McGregor of Nelson  was in camp this week on a tour of  Boundary mines.  Granby Consolidated stock still  hangs around $37.50 per share on the  eastern exchanges.  The assurances that the Kettle  Valley line will be built west from Mid  way this fall is already attracting the  attention of mining men to West Fork  properties, several of whom have been  in the Boundary during the past week.  At the Granby smelter two furnaces  were blown out on Tuesday, but two  others were blown in, leaving six in  commission and the regular tonnage is  being treated. Smelter furnaces require repais of some kind every few  months.  Things are humming at the Con-  solidated's No. 7 mine. The four-mile  aerial tram line is abcut completed  and a ground tram between the tunnels  of the mine is now under construction  The new ten drill compressor was pui  in successful operation on Monday and  mine development will now be actively  carried on. There are now about fift>  men employed and within a short time  the properly will be on the producing  list.  Considerable equipment for the enlarging of the two furnaces at the British Columbia Copper smelter has been  delayed in tiansit and as a result the  work has not been going along as  quickly as expected. However, it is  expected to arrive at Greenwood today  and an effort will be made to have the  enlarged furnaces in operation by the  end of July.  Labor Scarce  There is a great scarcity of labor in  the Boundary at present. All the  mines are at present short of experienced miners while the new roadways  have taken all the inexperienced help  and are still short.  try between Cascade and Rossland  with a view of locating a connecting  link for the provincial   trunk roadway.  John Jacobs, who has resided on  Fourth of July creek for a number of  years, and of late has been troubled  with cancer, left Saturday for a sani-  torium at Hot Springs, S.D. His  friends collected $220 to send him for  treatment.  For Dominion Day, the C.P.R. announces the rate of a fare and one-  third for rouud trip. Tickets on sale  June 29th to July 1st inclusive; final  return limit July 4th 1910. The G.  N.R. will give similar rates to all  points in British Columbia.  J. Patterson, the C.P.R. agent at  Eholt, and Miss A. Robinson, niece of  Alex. Robinson of Grand Forks, were  manied by the Rev. M. D. McKee in  Grand Forks on Tuesday, June 21st.  The young couple are spending their  honeymoon at Banff and other points  in the Rockies.  W. G. McMynn of Greenwood is  recognized as one of the foremost  anglers in the Boundary���but sometimes he hooks a fish and sometimes  its a turkey. While fishing on Boundary creek the other day the genial  angling government agent had baited  his hook with a fly and threw it back  over the fence before casting it into  the water. A turkey was passing that  way and availed itself of the opportunity for a luscious bite, and when  Mr. McMynn drew his line he had a  turkey hooked by the tongue. A consultation was held and a surgical operation decided on, and aside from having an impediment in its speech  through the lack of a tongue the  leathered fish is still enjoying life.  ever, was the music given by the company's orchestra both in the hall and  on the.street.    It was particularly good.  in tne opera  house Thursday evening fully demonstrated that there are a number of  talented young musicians in Phoenix  all of whom have been making splendid  progress, under    the  able   tuition. of I the Public .Works minister .in':to  see  I FridolphWerner.    Jitr. Werner i* him-1t^'basj^Bovp^^itbep/JmmtS^^'VIe- ,  :*W��-��ie_i__i..iwj_V5��ei^  musical instruments, and the training I ment and secured an appropriation in  of students under him is most thor-1 the supplementary estimates. It is just  ough; interest in their work is never I an illustration of what a live represen-  lagging, and their execution of difficult I tative can do.  pieces   is   highly   creditable.    There/    Negotiations for the new road were  were 21 instrumental numbers  by the J commenced after an   effort   had   been  Grand Porks Miners' Union  Grand Forks Union No. 180, W.  F.M. have elected the following officers  for the ensuing year: President,  Thomas Mills; vice-president, Fred.  Brereton; secretary-treasurer, Walter  E. Hadden; recording secretary, Wm.  Dacre, conductor, Wilson Fleming;  warden, L. C. Jones; trustees, T. S.  Mickey, Martin Mullen, Wilson Fleming. W. E. Hadden was elected delegate to the annual convention of the  Western Federation of Miners, to be  held in Denver, Col. Geo. Riley was  elected alternate.  EAGLES ENTERTAIN  GRAND W. PRESIDENT  Smoker Tendered F. J. Lynqh  Local Aerie Flourishing  Fred J. Lynch, deputy grand worthy  president of the Fraternal Order of  Eagles in western Canada, was entertained in royal style by the members  of Phoenix aerie in their hall on Friday  evening,  17th inst.  After the lodge proceedings, during  which a number of candidates were  admitted, about 200 invited guests attended a smoker given in honor of Mr.  Lynch. Judge Williams was chairman  and in his apt humorous manner presided over a splendid program, which  included several bouts, vocal and instrumental solos, Welsh choruses and  speeches, the Italian band and Werner's orchestra also contributing selections.  The guest of the evening delivered a  stirring address on the growth of the  Order of Eagles during its ten years'  of existence; it was growing in quality  as well as in numbers, and it was becoming more and more a privilege to  belong to the Eagles. Phoenix aerie  is in a particularly flourishing condition under the presidency of Jos.  Thornton, no less than 7 1 candidates  having been admitted since the first ol  the year, and is still increasing.  The serving of a splendid supper by  Danny Deane brought an enjoyable  evening to a close.  Will See ibe Big Battle  Danny Deane leaves next Thursday  for Reno, Nevada, to see the big  Johnson-Jeffries battle, going ou Smith's  special train from Spokane. The re  port that Mr. Deane is going as special  reporter for the Pioneer is not quite  correct though Danny promises us an  illustrated report of the fight proceedings as viewed from a $25 seat. Mr  Deane purchased the rights of D.  Buchanan, who won the prize in Nicholson's big fight drawing.  students, each of whom did spendidly.  Mrs. Bellis and R. K.. McCammon,  who assisted in the program, rendered  solos in particularly good voice, while  John Finlay gave a stirring coronet  solo. Vocal soios were also contributed by Misses Etta Murray and  Bessie Heidman, while Werner's orchestra rendered opening and closing  selections.  It is regrettable that the recital did  net receive a larger attendance of citizens. Musical talent receives too  little encouragement in Phoenix. Mr.  Werner has been most' generous in  assisting church entertainments and  other local institutions���and representatives were conspicuous by their  absence Thursday evening.  Phoenix school closes on June 30  for the summer vacation.  made to get Greenwood, through ber  member, to build a good road, said  Mr. Biesel. A road was built which  was little better than a trail. This will  result in practically all of the business  of central camp being turned from  Greenwood to Phoenix. All men for  the property will be employed at Phoenix, all supplies will be purchased in  this city, and Mr. Biesel expects the  building of the new road to No. 7 mine  to result in increasing business for  Phoenix generally.  At present there are 45 men employed on the new wagon road, 30  working from Hartford Junction and  15 from the other end. At least fifty  more are required, and an effort will  be made to have it completed in 30  days. A. B. Calhoun, engineer at the  Snowshoe, is in charge of operations  under Mr. Biesel.  ��1^S_J_ra_S__S_i_i_S___5ES__S__r_j_S_^  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  June s5, *xo  The fbllowiug table gives the ore shipments of Boundary mtnet for   1900, 1901  11903, 1904.  1905.  1906.  1907, 1908, 1909 and igto, as reported to the Phoenix Pioneer���  Mink. 1903       1003       1904       1905 1906  J Granby Mines... 309.858 393,7m   549.703 653389 801.404  j 3nowshoe .    30,800   71,313    - .-...      8.436  I Phoenix Amal.-   I B. C Copper Co.  Mother Lode��� 141.336 138,079   174,39* 147.576 105,900  1907 [908 1909 1910 Week I  613.537 1033,747 1,067,983 608,646 ��J.ol4[  135,001     48,836     170,360    83,970    1.S00 ��  B. C Mine.  Krama -  Oro Denoro....  Jackpot.   I Dom. Cop. Co....  Br'klyn-Stem-  Idaho-   Rawhide   Sunset-   Mountn Rose-  Athelstan   Morrison -  R. Bell   J Senator   I Brey Foglc   No. 37   I Reliance   j Sulphur King���  [ Winnipeg-   1 Golden Crown...  I King Solomon...  I Hig Copper   I No. 7 Mine.-   JCity ol Paris   1 Jewel -   I Riverside   lCarrai   j Sally   1 Rambler   j Butcher Boy....  ��� Duncan   i Providence   J Kllchorn.-   1 Slrathmoie   J Golden Kagle...  ] Preston   I Prince Henry���  Skylark   I Last Chance-...  1 K. P. U. Mine..'.  Bay   ] Honnle Belle-...  1 Don Pedro   'Crescent .....  J Bruce   Republic    Miscellaneous...  14,811  8.SJO  19.365  33.937  ���5,537  37.900  16.400  9.485  3,007  I.48S  Il304  3.177  308.331  1,713  18,374  14.481  345  331.899  7.455    15.711  ISO  560  3'.35��    55.731     140,685         3.960  35.108    16,033  3.0S6    48,190  3.070  3.350  ��i747      3.555  785  633  483  3,o60  ���'"890  5,646  J.339  '���"j6j  4.586  3.450  333  J*4  33  l".8J3  S3  150   .     "'586  43.395  13.353  64,173  3!.*70  3MS8  649  66,630  S.780  10,740  3,8o3  530  ��� SO  J50.433 177.105     4,300 J  '&_  5.773  1,361  374 f  378 l  ...30  143  993  400  167  736  335  ���3  50  3��  60  75��  7,o  ���SO  515  689  '55  73  ...30  106  76  00  108  .X  1.140  40  140  40  700  so  55  60    .     SO  '5  5*9  334  30    .  45    ���  40  53  ������������--  146  390  33  Total,tons  508376 690,419 839,808 133.638 1.161,537 1.148,337 1,487,480 1.598.715855 V* 29,766  [X dmelter treatment���  Rj Granby Co.   j'3,340 401.931   353,596687,988838,879   637,626 1037,5441,043.83758611031,840  Ln B.C. Copper Co.    148,600 163,913  310,484 110330133,740   341,953 364,850   341,370 137.317   S.8"  �� Dom. Cop. Co    133.570    3��.93��   84,059218,811    153.439      22,660          ������  ���  t Total reduced-     460,940 607,404 837,665 982,877 1.173.430 1.133,017 i.359.��6o 348439     ��is_i!5E_25_I25_ilSa_^^ ieaft^s;  y'm!Mm��m$:WMK::  PHOENIX PIONEER, PHOENIX, 1.6.  .'i^  (&/���  ��~k��,  Asaya-NeuroH'^  TMCNEV/    REMEDY   FOR  Nervous Exhaustion  Headache, Insomnia and Neuralgia are generally the result of exhausted nerve centres. The true  remedy Is not a paralyzing drug,  but Food, Rest and nerve repair.  '' Asaya-Nedrali.' ' is and makes  possible this ��ure. It feeds the  nerves, induces sleep, quickens  the appetite and digestion; freedom from pains and buoyancy of  spirits .result. $1.50 per bottle.  Obtain from the local agent.  JOHN LOVE.  The Phoenix Pioneer  rVnd Boundary Mining Journal.  PROVINCIAL.  loaoso OH ���ATO��D������ >Y TBS  PIONEER PUBLISHING CO.  AT i_o��mx, a), c.  ���r.,.���w���__, I Biumcm office No. 14,  TdtpkonM j _,���,_-., TOidence, No. ij.  ���tnacumoa   Jit advahcb.  Ntteir   ���liMoath*  .    Totke United State*, per year��� _.  T. ALFRED LOVE. Manaokm.  ,.����.oa  .. lis  ,. 1.50  Saturday, June 25, 1910  The fundamental importance of the  subject'of public health to onr national  civilization'^and   industrial 'efficiency  was' concisely expressed by the Chairman' of the 'Commission.    In this' connection Mr.' Sifton ��� said in part:   "The  physical strength of the people is the  resource from'which all  others derive  value. ��� Extreme and" scrupulous regard  for thelites and health of the population   may   be   taken   as   the   best  criterion of the degree of real civilization and refinement to which a country  has' attained. - It cannot be said  that  it has received  too much  attention,  though'the Provinces, the Dominion,.      .  and the municipalities hare health laws'COa '  and health-administration* all'"Jibing  effective anduseful work.    There are,  however,' many-branches  of the.subject, general in their character, which  merit attention.  The Dominion spends  hundreds of-thousands of dollars  in  eradicating the diseases of animals, and  the 'work, it'' is  pleasing  to know, is  being done with  thoroughness:    But  no  similar effort  is   being  made  by  Province' or Dominion  to  meet  the  ravages   of 'diseases' among' human  beings, such, e.g��� as'tuberculosis."  That there is a great work to be  done in'checking the inroads of tuberculosis is evidenced by the mortality  statistics of < the last census. In the  census ^year there were 9,709 deaths  from the disease in Canada. Or, in  other words, twelve deaths out of 1 every  hundred'in that year were due to tuberculosis. And yet tuberculosis is  classed' by "modern medical science as  a preventable disease  The germ of the Canadian navy is  rapidly developing into a lively organ*  ism. The cruiser Rainbow, it is announced, will in a month start from  Portsmouth - for -the Pacific - coast -of  Canada, after having been thoroughly  overhauled and inspected under the  authority of the British Admiralty.  The cruiser Niobe will in two months  leave Portsmouth for Halifax. Each  warship will carry a full complement  of British officers, who will serve in the  Canadian navy for two years, and a  "skeleton" crew, of which the members  will be engaged for five years. It ts  not expected that it will be difficult to  obtain the necessary officers and men  in Canada when it becomes necessary  to enlist them.  One of the peculiar blights with  which a mining camp must contend  in its bids (or development is pessimism���the mental quality which allows  its possessor to conclude that every  bonanza of the field has been uncovered and that the only thing worth  while digging into is that which has  been revealed.���Inland Herald.  The storm which swept Gotham on  Saturday was only incidental -in the  program of welcome for the home  coming of Teddy.  ,, Mount MeKlnley Sealed  Mount McfCinley, the highest peak  on the American continent, has been  climbed for the second time and again  the men who stood 00 the summit  WCtre Alaskan miners.  A shopbreaker not $15 out. of a till  in Rossland the other evening  Westminster defeated Vancouver 16  to a at lucr sse on Saturday.  The C l\R. will erect a tourist hotel  at Balfour, Kootenay lake, this summer.  Workmen sinking a well at Alberni  the other day got a coal seam instead  of water.  The r-raernal Order of Eagles  opened theii new hall at Rossland on  Thursday.  The government has made a grant  of $20,000 fur a sewerage system for  Stewart.  W. J. Bowser is aciing premier during the absence of Hon. Mr. McBride,  who is on a trip south.  A shooting affair in Vancouver a  few days ago is credited with being the  work of the Black Hand.  Another basin of bituminous coal  has been discovered on Sunday Creek,  twenty-five miles southwest of PrinceJ  ton.  Gonzaga college baseball team has  been touring east Kootenay. They  were defeated at Moyie, but won at  Cran brook.  One hundred thousand horse power  electrical energy will be developed en  the Fraser river, near Chilliwack, at a  cost of ten millions.  The Prince Rupert, the first of the  Grand Trunk Pacific fleet of steamers,  made its initial trip from Vancouver to  Prince Rupert on Wednesday.  Two Revelstoke trappers brought  in from Albert, Canyon last week no  fewer than five silver-tip skins, the result of a fortnight's trapping1.  , Real estate men will be excluded  from searching for titles in the land  registry office at Vancouver. The lawyers want a chance to get a job.  The provincial government has been  asked to make provision for a college  of pharmacy as a department of the  new university of British Columbia.  The Revelstoke Mountaineering  Club is issuing a pretty booklet pointing out the special attractions of Revel  stoke as a meeting point for  Alpinists.  The biggest train pulled out of Mer-  ritt to date was that of Tuesday in last  week.    There were twenty-five cars of  ten   cars   of  cattle,   a    baggage  f coach and passenger cor. . ,,      /  - On' his eastward trip, Mr. Bury  C P R. General Manager, will visit the  Okanagan valley en route to the Koot-  enays. It is possible that he may  drive across country from the Okanagan to Midway.  Attorney General -Bowser has required W. J. Clement to throw up his  job as justice of the peace, because of  the "mock mourning" article he recently published in the Penticton  Press. The Hedley Gazette is in great  glee over it.  Odd Fallows' Grand Offieeri  Following is a list of the grand lodge  officers of the Independent Order of  Odd Fellows, elected in Knmloops  recently: '���  E. L. Webber, grand muster, New  Westminster. ..  W, H. Cullen, deputy grand master,  Victoria,  W. A, Johnson, grand warden, Vancouver.  Fred Davey, grand secretary.  C. A. Chapman, grand treasurer.  H. T. Fulton, grand  representative,  Nanairno.  W. II. Laird, grand chaplain, Moyie  D. I). McKelvey, grand marshall,  Vaucouver.  W. A. Jackson, grand conductor,  Trail.  J. McDougall, grand guardian,  Phoenix.     ���  BOUNDARY & KOOTENAY 1909 ORB RECORD  Shipments and Smelter Receipt! For Year'to  Date.  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 191 o to date are as  follows:  SHIPMENTS. WEEK. YEAR.  Boundary *7,48o     825,663  Rossland    5,399      1 a r,495  East Columbia River 4,968      156,549  WOMEfTSBEAUTY  It Can Never Be Perfect Without  Luxuriant Hair  Total..;;... ..37,865 1,103,707  SMELTER    RECEIPTS���  Granby....  ai,57i 586,198  B.C. Copper Co. .. 4,030 156,701  Trail............  8,026 231,783  A head of luxuriant hair is sure to  be attractive. But nature has not  crowned every woman with glorious  hair. Some very lovable woman she  has treated rather scantily in this re  spect.  For����vstance, there are tens of thousands of women in Canada to-day who  have harsh, faded and lustreless hair,  who are unattractive simply, because  they do not know that nowadays even  the whims of nature can be overruled  by the genius of science.  If you are a woman without beautiful hair do not permit your attractions  to be hidden because of this slight misfortune.  Go to-day to John Love and buy a  large bottle of Parisian Sage for 150  cents use it each night, and you will  notice the harsh, repulsive hair disap  pear,1 and in its place will come soft,  silky, bright and luxuriant hair.  Parisian Sage is guaranteed by John  Love to cure dandruff, itching of t'"e  scalp, and stop falling hair in two  weeks, or money back.  1 QUEEN'S HOTEL���"  R. V. Chisholm, Prop.  Danny Deane, Manager  ^  gt: This is the Largest and Newest Hotel in tho city, heated by bteiun,  E_ and woll furnished throughout for tho accommodation of the public.  g_; Everything Neat, Glean und Up-to-D��te.     Meals served at all lion pa.  jE. BAR STOCKED   WITH  CHOICEST LIQUORS AND C1UARS.  SE Centrally Located  Corner   Bridge and   IWb  Hill Avenue  DRAYIN  Of all   kiuda   promptly  auende<*  to.    Rapid Express and  Baugago  Transfer.   Careful attention to 1.  orderB. Phone ArV  JAnEs a ricKEOWN  A. S. HOOD,  Plre, Life and  General Agea..  Acclden Insurance.  Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  STEAM   HEATED  ELECTRIC   LIGHTING  TELEPHONE   48  iiu.iuuiuiuiiu^uiuui.uuii.!iaiuii.iuiuii.iuii.iiuuiai.iil W-Mftew'$ Barber Shop  ^^^^^%^��51P^��^8^^^^^^^^^^  ."or; an  easy shave  i"iND STYLISH  HAIRCUT  Total  33.627     974.682  Expert watch   repairing  at   Black's  jewelry store;   satisfaction   guaranteed.  UNBURN,  BLISTE rs,  SoreFeet.  I ^Everybody  am Buk  Smuggling it Midway  The good people of Midway have  been much stirred up the past week  over the disclosure of several small  smuggling deals. Tom Hardy runs a  store at Midway and when his prices  soar too high, or his brand of goods  does not come up to the standard, the  citizens of Midway go over to Bob  Brown's at Feny and buy their groceries. It seems that some of them re  port to the custom house and pay the  duty on their purchase, but others have  been in the habit of "passing up" th  custom house. Without the knowledge  of the local custom officer, a "spotter"  was recently sent out by the government, and as a result the majority of  Midway's citizen's have been called up  on the carpet and fined in small  amounts for smuggling. The merch  andise taken across the line was in  small amounts of groceries such as a  person would carry in his hand. It  was the concensus of opinion in Midway that the matter was investigated at  the instance of Mr. Hardy.  Phoenix Railway Timetable.  C  P. R.  Leaves for Eholt and Nelson 11.30 a.m.  Arrives    .. .. ..    3.50 p.m.  GREAT  NORTHERN.  Leaves for Grand Forks and  Spokane .. ..    9.00 a.m.  Arrives .. 5.10 p.m.  House for sale, at a bargain, on  Go'den Eaple addition; good spring  water.    Apply to R. Wilkinson.  The Best Headache Remedy  is "Mathieu's Nervine Powders."  Prompt and Safe. Do not create a  habit. Sold by dealers, box of 18  powders 25c. If yours cannot supply  you, take for immediate use some so  called "just as good article" but send  us 25c. and we will mail you a box to  use next time your head aches. A  trial will convince of their worth. J.  L. Mathieu Co., Prop., Sherbrooke,  1P.Q,  NOTICE  COURT OF REVISION  Notice ia Hereby Given that the first  sitting of the Annual Court of Revision  of the Municipality of the City of Phoenix for the vear 1010, will bo held at ttie  City Hall, Phoenix, B.C., on the 18th  clay of Julv, at 2 o'clock in the afternoon, for tho purpose of hearing and determining complaints against the iipsess-  uientB, as made by the assessor, and for  revising and correcting, the Assessment  Roll for 1010.  H. HARTLEY,  City Clerk.  Dated at Phoenix. B.C.,  this 13th day of June, 1010.  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  G.N. Depot. Modern Bathrooms.  Steam   >   Heated  KingEdward Lodge, No.3o  A. F.and A. M.  Ke1cu111rcommunlcatlouSp.nl. Sei  oud Thursday of each month.  Krnergent meetings ascalled:MabO��l<  Hall. McHate Block.  Fresh milk daily from the Phoenix  Dairy for sale at Ellis' confectionery  store.  Fresh seeds for sale at Love's Drug  Store.  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 RX  PERIENCED     B   C.      FRUIT  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 emer  gencies.  Greenwood Liquor Co.  IMPORTERS  GREENWOOD,  BO.  GROWERS.  The B. C. Government Inspector  />���� congrAttiJatcdjfe, r>B^.tha..  fact .that  our  stock" is  cleaner and finer  than  shipped in by any other concern.  We offer a .permanent position to  the right man, with Hbetal inducements.  Stone & Wellington  FONTHILL NURSERIES  (Licensed by B.C. Government)  TORONTO     -    >    ONTARIO  Pocket Edition, $5  Jo__ 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 enlarged edition,  about 50 per cent, more matter than the  Bible���though not necessarilv a better  book because of its gieater bulk. It is  filled with FACTS of vital imporance to  Vol. VIII. issued May, 1909, contains  1600 pages, with nearly 60 per cent,  more matter than the preceding edition.  The chapters with mine descriptions and  on 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, TJeeB, Substitute?, Terminology.  Deposits by Districts. States, Countries  and Continents; Mines in Detail, Statistics of ?/odnction, Consumption, Imports, Exports, Finances, Dividends,  etc.  The Copper Handbook is concededlv  the  World's Standard Reference  Book On Copper.  THE INVESTOR  , THE SIECULATOR  THE METALLURGIST  THE CONSUMER  THE MINER  TERMS are the most liberal. Send  no money, but order the book sent to  yon, all carriage charges prepaid on one  week's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits. Can  yon afford not to see the book and judge  for yourself of its value to you?  PRICE is $5 in buckram with gilt top,  or |7.60 in genuine full library morocco.  WRITE NOW to the editor and publisher,  Horace J.  36.  Sfce vns  Shelden Building, Houghton  Mich., U.S.A.  ��   JAMES MARSHALL, Prop. Phoenix. B.C.  1. O. 6. F.  SNOW8HOK CODGK NO. .6  Meem every Moudny Kvcuiug  at Miner.' H��>  IM.Itlnu brethren cordially invited. .  T A.Lovk, NobleOrnnd  W. A. Pickard, Fin Becy.  "���-���-    Record.   Becy.  A. Cook,  ��� ���'  THE KING'S HOTEL  "The Pride of the Boundary."  PHOENIX, B.C.  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.    Oaimodious sample rooms.  The King's Grill  Short   Order   Meals   served   in   the King's   GRILL   at all  hours.  E.  P. SHEA,  Proprietor W, R. WILLIAMS, Manager  ����������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������.  BATHS     IN  CONNECTION  K. S. KKA8HR  W.M.  ���OMM>MaMM*MMV*  ***0*MM*%#M*oM^#MMMi  Greelwood St&gfC  Lin��  Leave Fhoenix, upper town, 9.30 a.m. "j  '��� " lower town, 10.00a.m. \ Standard Time  Leave  Greenwood      -        3.00 p. in. J  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.  Phobwix Offiok, With MoRak Bkos., Knoo Hill Avb.  '��� ��Jfii��� -��� Mr****-_Lr_a_ 1 >T-C   JP*;*"op.  ^^.f)M^>����Mi<>��_<M>l_����_���^M> I  ������ ��   ~    I'.'r��� ��� Win,>���'�����^��J  GANONG'5  CHOCOLATES  Delicious Chocolates! Daintier, finer  flavored, fresher and more toothsome than the kind you have been  buying elsewhere. Ask for them at  ,  XtOVE/S DRUG STORE  PRESCRIPTIONS   CAREFULLY ATTENDED TO.  UPPER TOWN        'jt        PHOENIX, B. C.  I'llOKNIX   AKRIK   rt'O. !r!8  JClE/rVCS. M".t��li>Onion Hal  Friday cvrninK'  VUIIIi.r    brothen  always welcome  .'.Trior on, W. P.  Orrln D. Buah,  W. Sec  K.ofP.L0DuE,No.28  PHOKNiX, B.C.-   ;      Meets every Tursiiay  KvKiiiNfl ar, 7.30   :     :  Sojourning Brother* Curdlo'ly  Welcomed.        :       :       :,  R. H. McCRACKKN  K. of *. ��.  First-Class Fir and Tam-  r arac Wood, $5 per cord  Pine Wood, $4.50 per cord  Pine Wood, double cut,  $6.00 per cord  Wood Delivered on Short Notice.  'Phone B 32  Johnson &  Anderson  fegr*"  The  Oriental Limited  "Built for Comfort"  A modern, high class train through to Chicago, affording  unusually good service. In addition to Day Coaches,  Standard Sleeping Car and Dining Cars this train carries a  Compartment-Observation Car  containing four private state rooms and large observation  parlor, furnished with easy chairs and the latest magazines.  Meals in Dining Car on popular "Great Northern" pay-only-  for-what-you-order plan.  Electric lighted, vacuum cleaned,news bulletins and telephones.  THROUGH CHICAGO TRAIN      ;  Two other electric lighted daily trains.   The Southeast Express  to Kansas City and St. Louis.   The Fast Mail to St. Paul,  Minneapolis, Duluth and Superior.  W. X. Perkins/***"**'**  Staled Tenders addressed to the undersigned and endorsed ''Tender tor  Steel Dredge for British Columbia,"  will be lecetvt'dal this office until 4 00  p.m., on Wednesday Ju;y 20, for the  construction of a Steel Bow-Well Twin  Screw  Bar^r: Loading Dredge.  Plans, specifications and form., of  contract can be seen and forms of tender can be obtained at this department,  at the offices of J. L. Michaud, Esq.,  District Engineer, Merchants Bank  Building, St. James Street, Montreal;  J. G. Sing, Esq, District Engineer,  Conferation Life Building, 'I oronto,  Ont., and G. A Keefer, Esq.. District  Engineer, New Westminster, B.C.  Persons tendering are notified that  tenders will not be considered unless  made on the printed forms supplied,  and signed with their actual signatures,  stating their occupations and places of  residence. In the case of firms, the  actual signature, the nature of the occupation and place of residence of each  member of the firm must be given.  Tenderers must specify  time of de-,  livery of dredge at Vancouver,  B.C.,  free of all'risks and charges.  Each tender must be accompanied  by an accepted cheque on a chartered  bank, payable to the Honourable the  Minister of Public Works, for twenty-  five thousand dollars ($25,000.00),  which will be forfeited if the person  tendering decline to enter into a contract when called upon to do so, or fail  to complete the work contracted for.  If the'tender be not accepted the  cheque will be returned. ,.  The department does not  bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender,  Napoleon Tessier,  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.  Agent.  Phoenix, B. O.  COLUMBIAN COLLEGt  Fonnde.l 1892���Incorporated 1893.  NEW WESTMINSTER. B.C.  Provides a Christian home lor Bttid-  tfiita of hoth sexes at moderate rates.  Has a preparatory class for junior ettld-  nts, 'loin* grade public school work  Does high Bchool work, confers all high  school privileges, and prepareo for teachers' examinations. Teaches all branches  of a Practical Business 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 of B.A. can be obtained from Tor-  OHto University, which the college ia in  lut affiliation.  For fuller information and terms write  Bov. V7 J. Sipperell,B.A.,B.D.,Princi.  Ml tor Rev. J. P. Bowel!, ficraar  y  $-'.  WmWOKkwmmariMOIBQgHEIBHBB&RKHXi ounpwiv PinMEEW. PHO-WIK. ���.��.  The  ���uit  Patriotism  ,e^"tomaoh is o larger factor in " life, liberty and tho pur-  of happiness" than most people are uworc. Patriotism  can with*tund hunger but not dyspepsia. Tho confirmed dyspeptic is fit for treason, stratagems and spoils." Tho man  who goes to the front for his country with a weak stomach  wilt be a weak soldier and a fault finder.  A sound stomach makes for good citizenship as well as for  health and happineM.  Diseases of the stomach and other organs of digestion and  nutrition are promptly and permanently cured by the use of  Dr. PIERCE'S GOLDEN MEDICAL DISCOVERY.  It bultda up tbe body with sound fiesta and  aolld muscle.  The dealer who offers a substitute for the " Discovery" i��  only seeking to make the little more profit realized on tho  ���ale of less meritorious preparations.  Dr. Pierce's Common Sense Medical Adviser is sent free  on receipt of stamps to pay expense of mailing only, bend  31 one-cent stamps for tho paper covered book, or SO stamps  tor the cloth bound. Address World's Dispensary Medical  Association, R. V. Pierce, M. D., President, Buffalo, N. Y.  The West Fork of  Kettle River  The Mineral Wealth of District Soon to be Reached  by Railway is Described by Geologist  The great Baking Powder  of the country���  used in millions o':  homes���never  failed  ;>?]_;inie ���-  Phc*sphat(B/  D. J. Matheson  3nsurancc Hoent  Unm.irY    iionuh,      ��_���_���_���.  cow*tw-*io.vica   por  FIllR.        LIFK  ACCIDKNT.  PLATE    OI.AMM  TAKING     A Wl DAVITS  MIOEIVIX,   B.C.  RR E'S H     JVI I LK  That pronounced presence of Rich Cream is found only  in Puri'fit Milk. That is the kind we sell. We inv-te  von to become a judge by giving us a trial. Phone Orders  to E. 32. and same will he promptly attended to and delivered daily.  W. A. McKAY & SONS  With the announcement that con  struction work on the Kettle Valley  railway up the west fork of the river  will commence next month and will be  carried on actively throughout the fall,  it is confidently expected that by the  end of the year the rails will be laid to  a point forty miles west of Midway, en  route to the coast.  The advent of the railway will not  only prove a boon to the splendid  ranching valley west of Midway, but  will open up transportation for shippers  and encourage the development of  valuable mineral claims, where good  ledges have been demonstrated but  were too far from railway facilities to  warrant further development.  L. Reinecke headed a Dominion  geological survey party last fall which  examined the silver-lead deposits and  Hold occurrences on Wallace mountain,  close to Garini and Beaverdell on the  west fork of the Kettle river, about 50  miles distant from Midway. The information obtained during the limited  lime occupied in making that somewhat superficial examination is only  sufficient to allow of the more striking  features being outlined. The survey  party resumed field work early this  month for the purpose of making a  geological and topographical map to  accompany the general report of the  survey department on the Boundary  district.  Now that railway construction  through this west fork is to be under  taken, the action of the survey in getting attention to the mineral resources  of the parts best known and most accessible is timely and will be much  appreciated by those interested in the  development of the mining properties  and the utilization of the ore bodies  occurring there.  The following is an abstract of a  paper by Mr. Reinecke on the West  Fork district, which was read at the  recent meeting of the western branch  of the Canadian Mining Institute.  BEAVERDELL CENTRE OF DISTRICT  ;..',; .VJMineraKclaims,.were,located in the  part of the West Fork country now  under notice as long ago as 1889, but  there was not much prospecting work  done there  until  the  period   between  has been in progress on a small scale  from 1900 to data. The Carmi mine  was worked in 189910.1901, and again  in 1904, but since the last mentioned  date it has not operated. .���'������''���"','"���'���  "The hill tops around Beaverdell  reach to an altitude of from 1500 to  2000 feet above the valley of the West  Fork. The hills are in general broad,  flat-topped ridges, and are thickly  covered with timber. The mining  properties on Wallace mountain are  reached from Beaverdell by a switch-  back wagon road of unusually low  gradient.  "An extensive mass of granodiorite  underlies the West Fork from a point  about eight miles above Beaverdell and  for some distance to the south of that  place. The country rock on Wallace  mountain is of similar character. The  ores consist of galena with silver and  zinc sulphides, ruby silver and grey  copper. These are associated with  quartz, pyrite, and in rare cases, arsen-  opyrite. Native silver occurs near and  in certain fault planes, while oxidized  ores���silver chlorides���are some times  found near the surface. The veins  vary in width from thin stringers to as  m >ch as 10 feet. In some parts of the  Sally mine oxidized ores have been  found to a depth of 75 feet, but in  general the fresh sulphide ores are  found near the surface and thence  downwards.  SALLY K CONSIDERABLE SHIPPER  "On account of the comparatively  small footage of underground develop  ment work so far done it is not possible  to determine variations in character or  value of ores  relative  to   their  depth  from the surface.    Ore has been taken  out, .which after hand sorting, has aver-  (aged in value $300 per ton; then again  the lode has been found almost barren.  The occurrence of, pay ore along a vein  is, however,  fairly regular.    The  Sally  mine, with approximately 2000 feet  of  tunneling, has shipped nearly 700 tons  of ore of an average value of more than  $100 per ton; while, there   was   placed  on the dump about 4000   tons  of ore  having an average value  of about   $25  per ton.     The high cost of  hauling to  Midway under existing   conditions has  1896 and. 1900.    The production of ore I prevented the utilization   of the  latter.  W-  an waste is one  difference between  good and poor flours.  The food part of flour is "protein."  Protein makes bone, muscle and  brain.���There is no protein in bran.  ���bran is the outside part, the husk  or "bark" of the wheat  ���bran is the part of the wheat which  is absolutely without food-value to  the human system.  ���bran represents part of the difference between Royal Household Flour  and whole-wheat flour or cheap, inferior flours that are poorly milled  and not thoroughly purified.  ��� No other flour in this country is so  thoroughly and completely separated  from the waste as is "Royal Household," because no other mills are so  well equipped"or exclusively devoted  to the production of scientifically pure  flour as Royal Household mills.  Ogilvie's Royal Household Flour.  "P/OIYEEFt MP"of*i*   WEST FOfirt �������� M8/N.  HETTLJE   RIVER   r/i-n-Lrz& D^sfr^cis  -nr   Pioiucr   RjU'ishu-MjOi.   Phom'ix, B-G.'-  enG n f\Vto      fop  fl^iis o'jre wa$ taken^ojit with ;yery little  auxiliary sloping.  "The boundaries of the silver bearing deposits have not been definitely  determined. The claims sufficiently  developed to admit: of their shipping  ore are within an area'of something  like three square miles on the western  and southern slopes of Wallace mountain. The Sally mine is three miles by  wagon road from Beaverdell; and 1500  feet higher than that* town, / while the  claims on the far side of Dark creek  are about two and a half miles east  of the Sally, so are nearly twice as far  from Beaverdell. ^        ;        . ,��� -  WAGON    HAUL TOO COSTLY  On the western slope of the mountain the workings are drifts along the  veins, while in other pans of the mineralized area shafts have been sunk  from to too feet and the ore taken  from drifts and stopes opened from the  shafts. The aggregate quantity of ore  shipped from three of the mines, according to the. information obtained  from owners or managers of the properties, is 925 tons, having a total value  of about $98,000, The proportion  of values are about as follows : Sally  group, $73,000; Bounty fraction and  the Duncan, about $16,000, and the  Rambler, a little better than $9500,  Ore has been shipped from the Bell  mine but the quantity could not be ascertained.  "A serious drawback to the mines  of this camp is the high cost of transportation. Freight to the Trail smeller and treatment charges amount to  $30 to $35 per ton; of this $15 per  ton is charged for the haul to the railway terminus at Midway. On account  of these high costs there is little if any  profit in mining and shipping ores of  less than $100 per ton average value.  Railway connections through to Beaverdell, and the erection of a concentrator  to take the place of the slow and expensive hand sorting of ores, would  greatly facilitate opening and turning  to profitable account the silver bearing  ores of this camp.  CARMI EQUIPPED WITH   MILL.  "As the Carmi mine was filled   with  water when   visited   it   was   not   practicable to  get information   relative to  it    by   an   underground   examination  From  what could   be seen   from   the  surface outcrops  and  the  ore on   the  dump it was noted   that the ore con  tains zinc blende,   chalcopyrite,   pyrite  (probably gold bearing) and galena  in  a gangue of ferruginous  dolamite.     A  small quantity-- of -molybdenite  is   also  present.    The  ore   occurs   in   a   vein  from two  to  four   feet   in   width,   the  country rock being similar to  that prevailing on Wallace mountain.    On the  western end  of  the  property a  shaft  was sunk for  a  distance  of   133   feet,  and from this some 200 feet of drifting  was done.    There is also another shaft  40 feet and a tunnel   86  feet  long  on  the property.    A  ten stamp   mill   was  erected in 1904 and some 400 tons of  low grade ore, which had   been  sorted  from   that   shipped    earlier,   was   put  through the mill.    The ore   shipments  alluded to were made  in   1901,   when  885 tons were shipped to the  smelters  at Greenwood and Boundary Falls, the  average value being $26  in  gold  and  silver per ton.  "Promising showings of ore, both  silver and copper, have been opened  elsewhere in the West Fork valley, but  these also await the provision of railway transportation and other facilities  indispensable for the mining and shipment of the mineral products of the  district that will leave a fair margin of  profit to those who shall engage in  mining enterprises here."  PE-RU-NA PROMPTLY BELIEVES,  A Case of Dreadful Suffering- Which  Had Continued For Months.  Ah Account of. a Remarkable Recovery Given By Mr. At/red Wood, Teacher qf  a Private School at Launceston, Tasmania.  MR. AND MRS. ALFRED WOOD.  Mr. Alfrod Wood, who liaa a private school at 22 Frederick struct, Laun-  ceston, Tasmania (Australia), has been a tonehor for. U7 years under the  Educational Department of Tasmania. He-writes, concerning his wife's one,  ������follows: ��� .>'  ���"���  "Mywlfo was suffering for month's from gastro-enterltls, and was given  up by nor medical attendant.-  "Uy good fortune I was Induced to try Porunaln nor case, and I can truthfully stato that from tho first doao her dreadful guttering waned; and attar  taking Ave bottles slio Is permanently cured."  HOW does Peruna make such extraordinary cures as above recited T  By simply arousing the force* ot  Nature to throw off tho diseased action.  Peruna contains no maglo and does  not operate in any mysterious way, but  It does help Nature to combat disease,  and thus many times comes to the rescue of the patient in some important  crisis.  There is always a time In the course  et any disease when a little help goet a  great way.  Just as tho Bcaloa are beginning tcde-  scend, when one ounce more would- determine the fate of the patient, a little  lift will turn the scales in favor of the  patient.  Peruna is a bandy medicine to have  In the household.  It helps many diseases by imparting a  natural vigor to the whole system.  As atonic or catarrh remedy, its reputation is well established all over the  world.  As a remedy for stomach and bowal<<  disease, the fame of l'oruua Is undoubtedly destined to become greater than  that of any other medicine in tho world.  A great many casos like that aboTe referred to have found Peruna of an told..  value when no other helpseemedof anyj  avail.  Pe-ru-na For Imflfeatlon.  Mr, Donald Bobb, Jr., 16 Wright*;  Ave, Halifax, Nova Scotia, mambor <  Independent Order of Forres tors,writss:,  "While on a visit to Boston, 1 mast:  have eaten something that dtda_otagtMJ  with my stomach, as a terrible c*M|K#  indigestion followed.������������-.���. ���������-       -   -  "Peruna waarecommended-to wm��L  and after  using  three   bottles  I woa..,  entirely cured. ;���   ........ "'if %  ��� "I ihorefororeoomraendPernnoltoan-..<j  i -me suffering with" Htomo'ch trouble." y  . Mr.Chas. Brown, R.-gorsville, Tenn^,?  I writes: ;.        ���������������:.���>.'   ���������:}���:���. I'. .���?*.'  I "A friend advised ma to take Pero_o>',-  I for Indigestion and it cured m* 1_ ��.'.'.'  ��� snort time." 4  I Br i g hten Your Home  Now is the time to take a look round your house and see.  what is required in the line of  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 equal to those of Toronto, plus freight.  C'F. EDWARDS  OLD IRONSIDES  AVENTJ?  r  May Resign  Some months ago it was rumored  that Hon. Frank Oliver, minister of  interior, would resign before the next  election to accept an appointment to  the board of railway commissioners of  Canada. This rumor has been revived  and on reliable authority it is stated  that within the next three months the  change will take place. The minister  of the interior is at present enroute  down the Mackenzie river to Fort Mc  Pherson within the Arctic circle from  which point he will cross the divide  into the Yukon, returning to the  prairie provinces in August  Dry wood in car lots.     Apply to  Trombley, Phoenix, B.C.  J.  OVER 66 YEARS'  PERIENCC  Traoc Mark���  Designs  Copyrights Ac  quickly ascertain our opinion fro�� whether an  Uitrontion la probably pntontahlo. Communications strictly ronOdentlnl. HANDBOOK on Patents  aent free. OUIeHt nponcy for flocuriuffputents.  Pntonta taken through Munn & Co. receive  tpeclal notice, without chargo. In the  Scientific Htrmmt  A handsomely lllnntrntptt wokly. I-nrseit circulation of uny ru-U'W nit: jour11.1l. Tcriim for  Canada., ja.lZ a ywir, i^iatAK" prejmUt. t>old by  all newidtrAler:*.  MUNN &Co.36,Broad^ New York  Bnncb Office, eii F SU Wiuhluuion, IX.C.  ECONOMY IS PROMOTED  By the systematic tnd 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  EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK  Savings Bank Department at All Offices  87 Branches Throughout Canada 87  CORRESPONDENTS   ALL   OVER   THE   WORLD  Bargain Sale  IN  HAN13-IVIA13E   SHOES  Call in and Let Us show  You the Quality of Footwear    WE   CAN'   OFFER   YOU;  Shoes that will both Fit  and   Wear    :::::::::  PHOENIX SHOE SHOP  ���        A   T. TURANO, Proprietor  fo Sfe^p^S'stiif..  PHOENIX PIONEER, PHOERIX, B.t.  Arc You Looking  for something suitable for a present, if so, we  can help you; be it Wedding, Birthday, or  otherwise, we have something suitable in  stock and will be pleased to show them at any  time. '  Beautiful Cut Glass, Bowls,  Nappies, etc., Depos' Art  Vases, Up-to-Date Jewelry,  New Hand Bags, Silver ar��d  Silver-Plated Articles.  All of which must be seen to be appreciated.  . Calls ok Inspection Invited.  E.  A.   RlackT The JEWELER 1-  COSMOPOLITAN  ���GROCERY���  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  In and Around Phoenix  BRISK  TOPICS  OF   LOCAL  AND  OKNKRAL A g_*  ������* l NTKRKST   TO   PHOENICIANS. ** jfe  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. 0. ELLIS  'PHONE YOUR ORDER  ���NO. 12.  Lumber and Wood  Having purchased the stock of Lumber and Wood  | .of Mr. Murdock Mclntyre and transferred them to my  lumber yard in Phoenix, I am now ready to fill orders  for sill .kinds of Lumber, Cordwood or Slabwood.  Phone No. A 44, and all orders for Lumber or Wood  willreceiveprompt attention.  C. A. ROSS, Phoenix  TRY A GLASS J POPULAR BEER  It loams with creamy richness and  sparkles delightfully. A stimulant  for the tired, weak, and weary,  ���very household should have a  supply of it regularly all the time.  Recuperate, invigorate and streng-  1 then your constitution with our  wholesome beer. No danger ol  Typhoid Fever and other diseases  if you drink Phoenix Beer as it ia  thoroughly sterilized.  PHOENIX BREWING CO., LTD.  PHONE   NO.   23  SPECIAL NOTICE  Our prices on Hams, Bacon, Lard and Butter are now  exceptionally cheap.  Hams, 24c.; Bacon, 27c; Lard, 5lb��� $1.15; Choice  Creamery, 40c; Butter, Choice Dairy, 35c.  These goods are fresh, and No. i Stock.    We have one quality (the best)  and one price.  P. BURNS & Co.," Phoenix, B.C.  PHONE   No.  S  Phone 12, the Cosmopolitan grocery.  Mrs. S. Potter and son are visiting  friends at Moyie.  A. S. Hood was in Grand Forks the  latter,part of last week.  E. Nicholson of the Snowshoe went  to Nelson on Tuesday.  Angelo Schulli left on Thursday for  his ranch at Christena Lake.  Mr. and Mrs. Harry Coutts arrived  in town Monday from Moyie.  Principal Grant resumed nis duties  at the public,school on Tuesday.  Mr. and Mrs. James Marshall left  yesterday on a trip to coast cities.  A. O. Johnson returned Tuesday  after a trip to cast Kootenay towns.  House to rent, on Old Ironsides  avenue, apply to Mrs. P. J. Cooke.  The Sherry Musical Comedy company, the great fun makers, will be in  Phoenix on July 8th.  Prof. Marks and Joe Thompson left  on Monday for Hope mountain to  prospect some claims.  P. Boyles, the Granby's diamond  drilling contractor, has been on a ten  days' visit to Spokane.  John Hartman is negotiating for the  leasing of the Union hotel at Eholt  from J. A. McMaster.  Miss F. Btnns returned home to  Trail on Saturday, alter a visit of some  weeks with friends in town.  Ben Woods has purchased the merchant tailoring business of Julius Carson. He is now putting on a clearing  sale of all ready-made clothing and will  in future confine himself to tailoring.  H. C. Manning was in Grand Forks  for a few days last week and took part  in   the   Grand   Forks Nelson   cricket  match which   was   won   by   the   home;  team:  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.  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.  For Sale���Household furniture, lin  oleum,   Carpets,  two  bedroom   suits,  rocker   and   diningroom   furnishings,  lounge, cook stove, two heaters, etc.���  Apply, Mrs. Tait.  The Dominion hotel, which has  been mixing its proprietors pretty regularly of late, has again a change in  management. Angelo Schulli has sold  his interest in the business to James  Summers, who is now manager and  proprietor. The transfer involved about  $1000.  The Phoenix aerie Fraternal  Order  of Eagles have arranged for a big dance  in Miners' Union hall to celebrate Dominion Day���on the evening of Friday,  July 1 st. . Werner's complete orchestra  has been engaged for the occasion and  those who attend are assured of a good  time.  Werner's orchestra has been engaged  to supply music at Christena Lake for  three days, July 2nd to 4th. Owing  to the dance in Phoenix on Dominion  Day the orchestra was unable to accept  an engagement at the lake for that day.  It is expected a number from Phoenix  will remain at the lake from July 1st  to 4th.  J. A. Robinson returned to Phoenix  after a six months' trip to the old country. He came frpm .Liverpool to Phoenix in ten days, making the ocean trip  in four and a half days, on the Mauritania, the Atlantic's speeder. Mr.  Robinson reports having had a splendid trip but thinks Canada is the place'  to live.  An Austrian and some Italians that  were working on the C.P.R. grade near  Hartford Junction got into a mixup at  their camp last Sunday which resulted  in the Austrian's head being badly  bit'.ered up. An information was laid  l.cfore Magistrate Hood against Tony  Sipolio and Constable Bray experienced some difficulty in arresting his  man, who appeared before Mr. Hood  on Monday and was given two months  in Nelson jail. His father and a brother, who also figured in the fight, were  Allowed to go ob uwpeoded sentence.  Jos, Black came in yesterday from  Republic.  George W. Rumberger came from  Regina, Sask., yesterday.  Dry wood in car tots. Apply to J.  Trombley, Phoenix, B.C.  Badger's Sherbet, nice cooling drink  for summer,'at Love's Drug Store. c  George P. Rogers returned yesterday  from a month's trip to Vancouver.  Expert watch repairing at Black's  jewelry store;  satisfaction  guaranteed.  I'o rent, house on Ironsides avenue;  convenient to mines; apply to C. A.  Ross.  J. J. Strutzel left Tuesday for Cran-  brook to attend the Masonic grand  lodge.  Miss Nellie Webster returned Tuesday from an enjoyable outing at Christena Lake.  Rev. M. D. McKee of Grand Forks  preached in the Presbyterian church  on Sunday. ���  Brighten your rooms with wall paper  now selling at reduced prices at A.  Almstrom's.  Vegetable and flower seeds���seeds  that grow������5c. per package at Love's  Drug Stoie.  Born���In Phoenix, on Tuesday,  June 21st, to Mr. and Mrs. Louis  Carlson, a son.  Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Vergin left for  Republic, Wash., on Saturday, where  they will reside.  Mrs. W. 1 Hower and Miss Cora  Dawson left Wednesday on a visit to  friends in Spokane.  An effort is being made to have  today's Great' Northern remain in  Grand Forks for the circus.  Mrs. J. A.r.Morrin arrived from  Peachland last/week to take up residence with Mr. Morrin here.  Rev. S. Lundie conducted the annua'  memorial services of the Knights of  Pythias at Grand Forks last Sunday.  The passenger train east was delayed two hours by two ore cars leaving  the rails this side of Eholt on Saturday.  Miss Eva Vand, who has been nt  tending college in Idaho, arrived home  on Wednesday to spend the vacation.  Mr. and Mrs. J. Clark, who have  been connected with the Reco laundry  (or some months, left on Saturday for  Bellinghara, Wash.  Unwarranted Accusation  To the Editor of the Pioneer:   '   \  Dear Sir:���-I wish to inform the public of Phoenix that I. have been blamed  for mostly everything that has been  stolen for the last two years in Phoenix.  I have given the authorities a chance  to investigate the circumstances in con.  nection with the accusations and leave  it to the public to judge.  I am offering $500 (five hundred  dollars) to any person who can prove  anything against my character in Phoe  nix for the last three years, or the  Boundary. I mention the Boundary  because my description has been given  to the police in Greenwood and Grand  Forks, and surrounding district.  I am willing to give $100 (one  hundred dollars) to any person who  will give uny information concerning  the person who accuses me of being a  thief.  I havtj considerable proof on hand,  but I simply give this notice to the  public in order to find out more.  (Signed), John F.Thomas  Phoenix, June 2a.  ;i~iii<,~irir"iriiiriariiiiiiffwiri��iiiipi^iijiiiil^WBiI|i||l^iilli|j1m  Mlalug Records  Following are the locations, cat tifi-  cates of work, bills of sale, etc., ic-  corded in the Government office, of the  Grand Forks mining division, for the  past week.  LOCATIONS  K.. K. Fraction, Franklin camp, F.  M. Kerby; Posnia, near Coryell,  Martin Gantzj Eugene, Franklin camp,  relocation of Alpine, John McLaren;  Wilford, McRae Creek, H. P, Jackson;  Union Fraction, Franklin camp, Lewis  Johnson; Copper Queen Fraction,  Wellington camp,. I). B. Buchanan;  Mamie, Wellington camp, I). B. Bu-  hunan; Mountain Chief, Gloucester  camp, J. C. Henderson; Columbia  Fraction, Burnt Basin, Effie Singer.  CERTIFICATE OF WORK  Nelson, Frank and Thoryald, Franklin   camp,    Louis   Hansen;    Carlton,  Muskrat. Wellington camp, survey, D.  L. Mclntominey; Tripod   Fraction, 4  years, Wellington camp, B. C. Copper  Co.; Extension and Lakeshore, Chris-'  tena Lake, H. D. Cameron; May Day  Fraction,' Wellington, camp, Rumberger  et   al.; Maine   Fraction,   Brown's  camp, P. J. Byrne; Jasper, Pathfinder  camp,   C.   M.   Kingston;   De   Witte,  Pass   Creek,  C.   E.   Anderson; Togo  Pass Creek, R. W.  Yuill; Iron  Chief,  Wellington camp, Surrey, Nelson et al.;  Paper   Dollar   Fraction, Id tho, Fianlc-  n camp, Johtiaon^tft   ��J,;t Union    Survey, Franklin camp, McDonnell et al,;  Big    Iron,   Christena    Lake,   W.    H,  Beach;    Suffix    Fraction,    Fishennan  Creek, J. Trombley; Athelstan, Egans  ville,   Neilie,   Franklin   camp   survey,  Prendergast   et   all;   Maryland,    Pass  Creek, Helmer et al.  ig' Rechictions 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 ore offering :  IO   Per   Cent.   Off AH  Ready-Made  Clothing for Ten  Days  Meh's Ma_eato=0rder Suits, made from  good English ahd Scotch Tweeds,  guaranteed to fit;  Sale price .     .  Men's Summer Hats, $1.50 line for  $J.00;   $1-25 line for  M  M  ��n s  Sh  oes  sns  Merino Und  erwear  Msn's Wsrking Shirts       .  Msn's Sox, 2 pairs fsr 25c; Wgslen  S_x, 4 pairs for  $17  75c  2.30 op  75c  1.00 up  $1.00  All the Latest Patterns and Shapes in Men's Ties  i  i  $5.00 Suit for  4.00 Suit for  3.50 Suit for  s at Cost  $3 50  3.00  2 SO  These aire only a  few samples  making wearables we have for men.  what is more important we have the goods to back up  the prices.  of  the money-  Prices talk and  N. J. CARSON &G0.u^r  w*0*a**m0*w*m  Royal Billiard Parlors  POOL TABLES AND BOWLING  ALLEYS  Greenwood  Lots for Sale  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 Government Streets, near the Court  House. Send your name and  I will mail "you free one of my  large illustrated Souvenir maps  of Greenwood, giving location  and price of lots.  S. P. BRANNAN,  122 Munro St.,  Chicago, U.S.  Wanted-Placer Mine  Engineer has client desiring placer  property, either dredging or hydraulic  that will stand examination as to physical conditions necessary for its opera  tion Or would consider quartz mine.  State full particulars in first letter.  P. O- Box 235, New York City.  Dissolution of Partnership.  NOTICE IS 'HEREBY GIVEN that  the partnership heretofore existing between James Summers and Angelo  Schnlli oh proprietors of the Dominion  Hotel, Phoenix, under the firm name of  Summers & 8 ;hulli, has this day been  dissolved bv mutual consent. All accounts due the said firm are to be paul  to James Summers, and all accounts  against the oaid firm will be paid by  him. ���."������''..  Anoblo Schulli.  jamks summbbh.  Jane 23,19X0,  McEweo-'Summers  An interesting event  took   place  in  Victoria on the 15th inst., when Joseph  Ernest McEwen was marrii d  to  Miss  Olive Regina S andish   Summers,  second   daughter . of James Summers of  Phoenix.    The    ceremony    was    performed at the home of Rev. W. Leslie  Clay,   a   cousin   of  the  groom,   and  another  cousin,   Bruce Johnson,   was  best man.    Mrs. W.  H.   Dockstcader  sister of the bride, was matron of honor.  The bride was   becomingly  gowned in  an imported wedding robe.    It  was of  white silk crepe dechene,   over taffeta  silk, trimmed with  panels  and   medallions   of. Irish   crocheted   lace,   with  Persian bandings and a tulle, vsil with  oange blossoms    The only jewels worn  by the bride were a magnificent pair of  diamond earrings, theg ft of the groom,  while a shower bouquet of bridal roses  tied with'Streamers of tulle  and  white  satin,   doited    with   orange   blossoms,  completed a  charming   picture.    Her  traveling dress was of fawn French silk  cord and a white hat,   trimmed  with  turquoise velvet, long gold  braid and  pale blue plumes.    After the ceremony  the bridal   party  sat  down   to  a  recherche luncheon at the home of  Mr.  and  Mrs.   W. H.   Docksteader.    The  wedding   presents   included chtques>  deeds to Vancouver   property,   silver,  t ible linen, and rare handpainted china.  The happy couple left for Seattle  and  a tour of the coast cities, before  going  north to  Kitselas,  their future home,  where Mr. McEwen has  a   flourishing  diy goods business.  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, Tor,sorial Artist  Finest Selection  Confectionery  Try  The Famous  Kohinoor  Chocolates  There *re none  Better  cosgrove Sl mcastocker, Proprietors  100 Suits at Cost  Must Be Cleated Oat  Having taken over the Merchant Tailoring business  of Julius Carson, I am going to CLEAR OUT ALL  READY-MADE MEN'S SUITS at prices which will  mean a Bargain for every purchaser. Prices for choice  Tweed Suits range from $8.75 up.    Call and see them.  to (5 Per Cent  -  OH All Saits  When  this   Stock  is  cleared,   I   will   handle  Lengths only and guarantee first-class Tailoring.  SUITS CLEANED AND PRESSED  Suit  Merchant  Tailor.. ���  ABOONtoWOMANKINP^  SOLD  BY  John  Love, Druggist  Bu<sine,ss Change  We beg to state that we have sold our livery business to  J. 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  prompt attention.  We wish to thank our patrons for past business and  solicit their orders for heavy team work.  McElroy Bros. =��^ Phoenix, B.C.  +  J  M  'if, ,  !��^W��w?��Sffifflia%^^ffiiffi��^  n��cmm��_,MW��tt&_43fflftei|W**>  fa Si

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