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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Mar 13, 1915

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 H-:#  I.. WiW^amM'IMAMIK^iOVWMi i^MsUWiV-siSUpM1^^^  i*akj��h^mt4vimw*iui*am*attiU4iai iMm'uJWWi'imiii'sivafl  ii'  i>        ^L  i-17'. \  pf.7'7 ���  The largest copper uiines in  the Dominion <m* situated  at Phoenix. .������Tho Granby  Co. employs 500 men, and  has a ..monthly'pay roll of  over $50,000: Two'railroads  . afford access to the city.  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary Mining District  The Phoenix Pioneer is  ��� published in the highest  ,' municipality in Canada���-  altitude," 4,800 ft. The city  has a' population of 1,509,  and possesses Urst-clasn  hotels, opera house, sch����ls  SIXTEENTH  YEAR  PHOENIX,7B.C.v SATURDAY, MARCH 13, 1915  Number 35  TRAIL CHAMPIONS  WIN AT ROSSLAND  McBride and Daily News  Cups Stationed at Trail  ,. i  - ���(-������-������.,  for Another Year.  .The game  between   Phoenix   and  Trail which  decided   the possession  of    the   Nelson    Daily    News   arid  > McBride cups, was   played   on Friday of last week, on   neutral ice at  Rossland.     The result was a defeat  for Phoenix by a   score  of  two  to  nil.     Great   interest was centred in  the result  and   in   consequence the  huge Rossland  rink whs packed to  overflowing,  among'  the spectators  being about two hundred from local  points, who travelled to the rendezvous on a C.P.R. special.   Our boys  make no  apologies for their defeat,  and according to T. S. Quance, one  of the home line-up, the   best team  won.    They  promised everyone before leaving  that whoever came off  victorious  ihe silverwareWould   be  no gift for the winners, and  that is  exactly.what happened, v-  During the first ten 'minutes of  play there was no result, and then  Sexsmilh for Trail got a chance for  a fairly long shot and took it. No  other goals were registered until the  second period was well under weigh  when McDonough took possession  of the rubber and carried it through  the opposing line-up into the net.  This was the last goal scored in the  game. A couple of representatives  of both sides lined the penalty fence  during the night, but taking it altogether the game was a clean one  throughout. The, following.was the  line-up: Phoenix���Cisfirk, Davidson,  McWha, Bassett,"Quance, Geddes,  Treberue arid "Murray (spare). Trail  ���Vanetta,. Atkins^ McDonough,  Sexsmith, McDonald, Fraser, Saunders and Swartz(spare).     7,        _,.  City Council  "  A meeting of the city council took  place on Wednesday, the 10th inst.,  Aldermen   Rogers  and   D.  J.   McDonald   being absent,  the  latter in  California.      Some discussion  took  place over the working of the dog  tax bylaw, which has been amended  so as to include within  the scope of  the licence all canines   found within  the boundaries of the city, whether  the owner is a resident  of the municipality or  not.    City assessor, W.  X.  Perkins/was also  requested  to  prepare and  present   the  municipal  assessment'roll by April 7th7   The  usual   monthly  analysis  of the city  milk     supply   was   presented   and  showed the following results: J. W.  Hannam,   3*80    butter    fat,   solids  normal.    "McKay   and  Sons: '3.70  butter      fat,     solids    normal.     A.  Trombly, 3.70 butter fat, solids normal.    The finance committee passed  the following accounts   and authorized   payment:   Pioneer   Publishing  Co. $46.29; Provincial govt. $19.25;  E. A. Black, $1.00;  T.  S  Mining Notes df British Columbia  Col. Stevenson, the well-known  mining man is building a suspension  bridge across the Similkameen river  to facilitate work 'no his mining  claims five miles below Princeton.;  Ore shipments from Knob Hill  were resumed this week. "For the  past two weeks we have "been doing  development work"said Supt. Richardson. "Fourteen men are employed. We have shipped 9 cars'to  Trail."���RepublioNews Miner, ������%;'..  The estimate of .the value of the  mineral -production of Canada -in  1914 places the total at $128,47$,-  499. This amount shows a failing  off of about, 11.8 per cent as( compared with the total value- of production in 191v?.. '���':' -  ��� 7  . -The Lost Creek Mining company  operating near Princeton on the  Tulameen river are getting ready  for the spring work. Chester L.  Lee, the manager of the. company,  Quance, lis expected  to   arrive   from   Seattle  R. Richards,   accountant "for   the  'B.C. Copper Company,'i-came  in on  Wednesday frprrij Spokane.--.;    7      '. ���  $3.00; Phoenix Cartage Co., $11.00;  C.P.R., $1.20; Postofficei $3.50; R.  Forshaw, $13.00.    Total $98.23.  Masquerade Ball  The posters are out announcing  the date and program of the ball arranged by the members of the  .Woman's Patriotic society. The  date, as announced last week, is  March 17th (St. Patrick's Day) and  a very attractive list of prizes is offered for competition. The affair,  which is a combined fancy dress and  j'ha'rd- times" masquerade, is to  take place in the ballroom 'of  the Miners' Union hall, has stimulated the keenest of interest in local  circles and it is hoped will be crowned with the success it rightly deserves. The admission fee for either  sex is fifty cents and includes the  price of supper. The grand march  commences at nine o'clock sharp.  this week.' This proposition is.betfer  known as the Rbany placer mi��es.  Similkameen Star.  A revival of placer mining in  Granite Creek this year is predicted  by F. Mansfield, who has been engaged in making considerable preparation on his interests at the  creek. According to Mr, Mansfield,  a Seattle concern has secured a big  area of ground, and contemplates  spending a large sum this   summer.  The owners of the Horn Silver  mine, located across the Hue in  British Columbia, a few miles north  of Nighthawk, will ship considerable  ore to the smelter this spring. The  shipments will.be made either from  Nighthawk or Similkameen station.  The ore is said to run high ia values,  and the quantity in sight would indicate that the owners have the  making of a highly profitable property.��� Oroville Gazette.  Some remarkable assays have  been received by J.-~D. Moore from  the provincial department of, mines  on ore sample from the Hudson  group, back of Crawford Bay.  Sample No. 1 gave .02 in gold; 1.1  oz. silver and 20.0 per cent copper.  No. 2 gave .04 oz. gold; 540.8 or.  silver and 61.9 per cent lead. No. 3  carried .10 oz. gold; 357.5 oz. silver  and 7.6 per cent copper. Of these  three the third was a picked sample.  J. P. Thorkildson, a prospector of  Hazelton, has had assays made of  samples of ore taken from bis properties at Tacla Lake, in the Babine  country. In April, 1913, shortly  after he first discovered and filed on  these claims, a sample of bornite  (copper, with gold and silver showings) was assayed by the provincial  assayer, and it showed the following  values per ton: Gold, 0.O8 ozs.,  value  $1.60;  silver, 17  ozs., -value  Phoenix Junior Hockey  The Phoenix, junior hockey team  met the youngsters of Greenwood  on the local ice; last Tuesday, and  after a snappy, game defeated tbe  visitors by the decisive score of four  to one. The schedule called for  three games, two of which were  won by Phoenix, who thus become  the holders of the trophy presented  by E. Storer ofrGreenwood. Theo.  McCammon   accounted  for two of  4V      .  the goals, BertMussato one, and  the other was scored by R. Elmgren,  Elmo Geddes ;bf the Senior team  officiated as referee. The following  composed the teams:  W. McCammop.Goal A. Shaw  Eli Pleacash . A Point W. Bryan  G. Biner \\.Cover.. . .N. Shaw  W. Pyper /'. Rover . .W. Storer  B. Mussatto. . .-.Centre. .-H. Nelson  R.,Elmgren.. , ,R. Wing .B. Oliver  T. McCammon.L. Wing..J. Oliver  Spare for Phoenix . .. W. Almstrom  GRANBY RAISES  EMPLOYEES PAY  Wages Will Be Raised to  Original Scale���Went  Into Effect, Mar. 1.  Counter Mines  The Granby (Phoenix) continues  to run  steadily  on  three-fourths of  its furnace capacity, and as stated  in our issue of a week ago, this is  likely (.to be the limit for some time.  Superintendent Campbell was in receipt of the authority on Thursday,  to  announce   another   rise   in    the  salaries of its employees at the local  mine, this] time to the figures pre-*  vailing .before the outbreak of' tbe *  war. 7 This scale, which-is the standard  pay   in    the   Kootenays   and  Slocan, went into effect on the first  day of March.  Counter-mining, the newest form  of sweeping a mine field, is one of  the most hazardous undertakings.in  modern naval warfare. In the operations against the Dardanelles forts  the Anglo-French fleets have more  to fear from mines than the shells,  from the  forts, hence  the necessity.  Legislature Dissolved  The provincial legislature was dissolved on Monday last, and the  government has announced its intention of making an immediate appeal to the electorate. The definite  date of the polls has not been >  announced, -but already ftie political pot gives signs of an ��� earlier  arrival at boiling point than usual.  Miniature Rifle Club  R. McCutcheon, Dominion7 customs officer at Greenwood, paid a  brief visit to  Phoenix .on Thursday.  A movement was started this  week in the city to.organize a smalt-  bore rifle club. Several have already  signified their intention to join ana"  all those wishing to associate themselves with . the scheme are invited  to hand in their names to Jos. Ingram or W. X. Perkins. The type  of rifle so far suggested is a Stevens  pattern twenty-five- calibre, which  with   a   micrometer   rear sight will  for    thoroughly   clearing   the    approaches for the ships to manoeuvre!The date  oi" the' Conservative con-  in and *not   provide   the   shore bat-Ivention for Grand .Forks district is  SoTaoT^WT^^.^rei?^!1"^ %h~a senary   ^get   To  being^discussed "W i^aKo^hJday  'clear, the   waters ' a    small   picket! on which   the   liberals.-.wilu choose  launch,", loaded     with    fifty-pound 1 their standard bearer. Concerning  * -   r   z *     These  latter   are | the prospective Conservative capdi-  Carney Looking Good  Mullan, Idaho, March 9, 1915.  .Editor, .  ,   ,  Phoenix Pioneer.  Dear Sir:  Many of your .readers .are interested in the Carney Copper mine,  and a few lines may prove of interest to them regarding plans and  development.  "During the hard times  we have  mines,   is   used.  4* -,  fed   out;, at' .the  end  of ten hollow  steel tubes,-each' fifty  feet long for  a distance of a thousand feet.  When  tbe~little mines are all out in a string,  a rocket goes' up  from   the  cutter,  answered  by another from the parent ship, to which a counter miner  is connected by-cable.     At that mo,-  ment the line of; little mines is fired, I     Sixteen Germans were placed un  and; if there  are  any of the enemy's Lder   arrest   on     Thursday,  by   the  mines in   that  area they are blown ISouth Porcupine, Ont., police.   They  up.     This method of clearing a mine I were discovered  secretly practising  date for Grand  Forks riding, there  is little or no likelihdod^of any  change being made from'thVpresent  sitting member, Ernest Miller, who  was returned unopposed at the last  election and has represented the district in  two successive legislatures.  .,      ,   - ,., ���.., been operating upon the assessment  easily allow a range of between 2001.-, ,      .   .'.-    ._. �� i   - .. i ..������.��� ���  andisOyards.    The ammunition for  P'a��* *** .??** ^ ��T ��� * **** ReM *?��  be carried out at the rate  military dnll.     Such  an  episode as  'or two.     Jt necessarily has provenf0f amiie,n onehoqr.     * /this ought ������ to wake  tip the country  very  slow, and   results   were  such a weapon costs.little:more than ,,    ,  that   for - a 22   and   with   the   sight  for To  Fancy Crisp  California  Celery  C. Per Bunch  oppm,  son & Go.  above mentioned comes, fairly near  to the conditions governing military  shooting. The choice of a range  will probably, be decided within the  next .few days.       ���  Arrive In Britain  The 30th Battalion, among which  were enrolled a number of Phoenix  boys, have now turned up somewhere in the United Kingdom. The  actual whereabouts do not appear  to be clear, some of the Canadian  troops having landed in England  and others in Ireland.- The regiment left Victoria on Sunday, Feb.  14th, and with the exception of  when they appeared before the  governor-general at Ottawa, their  movements have been .shrouded in a  veil of secrecy.  Jail Sentence  Messrs. Jas. Turner, P. Murphy,  H. Way and J. Henning, who were  arrested by Constable Stanfield, last  week, and held over on a charge of  chicken stealing, were arraigned on  Monday before his Honor Judge  Brown, all of the accused having  elected for speedy trial. Turner and  Murphy admitted the soft impeachment, but the others pleaded "not  guilty." The court, however, found  little difference in the guilt of either  and bunched them all under a sentence of seven months' hard labor.  1 L ' ' I I       II I II       I    J     I. . II II 14     |���  ��� City Police Commission  The city council were ndtrficd  (his week, by the attorney-general's  department, of the appointment of  Messrs. D. J. McDonald and Fred  C. Graham to be police and licence  commissioners for the municipality  of Phoenix. The mayor, D. J.  Matheson, by virtue of his ollice is  the other member of Ihe board.  not what might otherwise have been  expected.     Last fall, a contract for  125 feet was let  to  continue No. 2  tunnel on tbe vein East.     It proved  very  satisfactory,  and  some  good  concentrating  ore   was  developed.  In February, two contracts were let  to be driven all   for stock.    These  contracts aggregate 245 feet.     One  of these contractors is well   known  in Phoenix, namely T. B. Cosgrove,  who was fortunate enough to secure  a position as timber framer for the  Hercules mine, and sub-let his contract  to  two  other Phoenix boys,  H. Bradish and M. Burke.   All employees are taking their pay in stock  at 6 cents per share.  It will be pleasing to shareholders  in Phoenix to know that the Carney  is looking so encouraging. Experienced miners seldom take contracts for all stock, and especially at  such a figure. One contractor is  following the No. 1 vein East, and  it continues to look well. The other  is cross-cutting south for No. 2 vein,  and when reached will cut it at about  750 feet vertical depth. Present  workings on No. 1 ledge has attained a depth of about 700 feet.  M. D. Needham, who has resided at  Mullan for nine years, and has  known the Carney for years, is the  other contractor.  There is a better feeling in the  Coeur d'AIenes than has been known  for eight, years. All mining men  feel confident that there will be a  steadily growing demand for mines  and prospects for years to come on  account of the European war."  J. L. Martin.  ��� .��   Hon. Price Ellison Resigns  Hon. Price Elison has tendered  his resignation of the porfolio of  Minister of Agriculture. Hon. W.  Bowser fills the vacancy temporarily.  3C  3C  3C  3C  'Phone 56  P. O. Box 309  The Little Store  First Street.  Knight & Barnes, Props.  SPECIAL .FOR  SATURDAY:  Hot House Lettuce���  40c. per lb.  Green Onions���  3 Bunches for 25c.  Fancy Rhubarb���  25c. per lb.  Parsley, 10c. per Bunch  Celery,   lOc.    "       "  Watch Our Advertisement Every Saturday  "The Store of Quality  77?  IB=?  =H=^=JC  3C1c6 Kfe  h   r,  je. .  h'-i'4  ��-  4  m  I  I  il  1  ; I  11  1  .   .1     ..' .-,...4~-V...4*W^,.����W*��^  TtfE   PJLONEEB,    BBOENIX,    BBJEPI6H   COLUMBIA.  DECLINE SUBSTITUTES  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  ���* - h  issued wbbkly  at Phob.vix, British Columbia  Subscription, 2.00 per year  2.50 to United States.  G. Kay, Publisher.  merits, Winston Churchill told the  House of Commons, that "he,was  one of the discoveries of the war, a  man who bad presided, over performances and. transactions.the,like  of which were never attempted by  any other state in history."'"'"The  sailors, always .quick to recognize  ability, have dubbed him the "greatest transport officer since Noah."  .   After many weeks of the severest  kind of training, tbe  men  of Canada's first contribution to the defence  of the ' empire have  at last entered  the cone of actual fighting-. , This  marks another epoch in the history  of our country, for whereas we have  hitherto looked  upon  the  war   as  something being fought out in other  spheres and scarcely concerning us  as a nation, it is now brought very  close to   us,   even unto  our   very  doors.   Canada, instead of widening  the breech, is drawing nearer and  nearer,  perhaps unconsciously,   towards tbe imperial idea.  The Inevitable  During a trial for assault at Bel-  lingham, Wash., the defendant  amused the court by saying that he  made his living by-gathering empty  bottles. ' He said he had been operating in Anacortes, but was advised  to shift to Bellingham, a "dry"  town. The advice was good and  soon after his arrival he shipped  fourteen tons of bottles.  >- ������>   There was a furious row in the  office of an eastern advertising firm,  lately. The "ad writer sent out an  advertisement commencing "When  the liver gets torpid,", but the printer, evidently full of submarine  dope, set it up "When the liver gets  torpedoed."  Boundary District of British Columbia  RICH   IN   MINERAL,   AGRICULTURAL AND   LUMBERING  POSSIBILITIES���  A MOST PROMISING FIELD FOR THE INVESTOR.  ** Before leaving on his latest voyage for Liverpool, Captain. Ranson,  of the White Star liner Baltic, said  he would "fly the British flag from  America to hell."  ADVERTISING SCjILE  Application tor Liquor Licence 00 dare) ..t&OO  Application for Transfer of Licence ...... 97JO  Certificate) ot improvement- (00days)        939.06  Application to Purchase Land notice CO <Uy* j en$r��g*<i in   mining, gold with rock-   ������.<��jers on the bars of tbe'Traser above  According to the Lytton correspondent of the West Yale Review,  a number of white men, in addition  to Indians and Chinamen, are now  Small Water Notices (30 days) **JO  Delinquent Co-Ownership notices 90 days ��33.00  Duplicate Certificate of Title notices 98.00  Cards of Thanks, 50 cents.  All other legal advertising, 12 cents & line.  ���ingle column, for the first insertion; and 8  cents a lino for each subsequent insertion, nonpareil measurement.  Display ads $1.00 per inch, single  column, per month. Transient ads.  50c. per inch, per issue; subsequent insertions, 85c. per inch.  ' y  and below that town. The river is  unusually .low this year, which  leaves some of. tbe bars and ledges  exposed or nearly so, and it is now  possible to work ground that has  been impossible to operate for some  rears.   The correspondent adds that  The Rev. H. W. Simpson, of St.  George's church, Rossland, has  been offered the charge of, St.  James', Vancouver.  British Columbia was the first  province in Canada to go in for  trust legislation.     This was in 19tt.  Saturday, March 13, 1915.  the returns are fairly satisfactory.  The one-cent piece has at last arrived in town. There wont be much  of a. rush for them just yet.  Oh! yes. We are all expected tp  present a unitedjfront in the presence of the common enemy���except  the parliament of Canada which  at the present time' is anything but  an example to be followed by the  patriotic organizations that the war  has brought into being. Of course  we' are mistaken,' but we always  thought that the parliament of any  country was the pattern to' be followed by any organization laying  claim to the name of being loyal.  ' According to advices received  from Petrograd, the/war is to be re  sponsible for another sweeping reform in Russia. The first was the  total abolition of the sale or manufacture of alcoholic liquor. Thie  n.ext on the program is the institution of a far-reaching scheme of  compulsory education.' Education  among the Russian masses does "not  exist. Illiteracy is rampant. All  ibis, however, is to be changed, but  how much better it would have been  for the Russian army and navy of  today, if such reforms as the above  had been put into force twenty-five  years ago. The first-named increased enormously the effectiveness  of the Czar's soldiers, and the.vother  would have made the Russian army  such a tremendous machine that, opposition by the Germans would  ��� have been regarded in much the  same nature as a joke. Admiral  Makaroff, the Russian commander  who went down with  the battleship  I'etropauloffsk during the, Jap war,',  only a few days before his death,  bitterly lamented the illiteracy of  the men of his fleet. Himself a man  of brilliant attainments, it must have  been a matter of no little concern  lo him to realize that an enormous  percentage of his men could not  r>ad the gun sights on their rifles or  "i ival ordnance. The most elementary of text books were a dead language to most of them. Under the  circumstances, it is the next thing  to marvellous that the Russians  iinve been able to play so striking  a part in the present struggle.  It would seem that no matter how  great the undertaking,  there is al-  w.iys a   man   somewhere  to fill the  bill.     Anyhow,   this   has   been   the  experience of the  Imperial government, who were on the look-out for  a   party   to   superintend  th6 transport of a million or so of men with  war, material    across   the   channel.  They found him, too.     He was not  an individual bedecked with decora-  lions and half the alphabet .tagging  after his  name,   but   just   Graeme  Thomas.'superintendent clerk in the  Admiralty    transport    department.  Speaking 'of Mr. Thomas' achieve  The Daily Mail says "there has  been much talk of Hungary making  a separate peace. Hungarians in  their stress are recalling their traditional friendship with England.  These are but wasted words. They  come too late. The allies will make  peace when their task is accomplished. Until Europe, has been rid of  the Hun we want no hobnobbing  with Germany's mischievous dr. deluded accomplices.  ���: ���*���������: '  It may astonish some people to  learn that the Imperial government's  burden in this war is -much heavier  than that borne by any of the other  allies. This of course refers tp the  expenditure ofmoneyy; It is part of  the price we are to pay for liberty,  although, a few <of_��� the opposition  members at Ottawa have never yet  realized it.  "Give your trade where possible  to  the merchant  who keeps   store  I the year round, and  not to departmental stores, stray pedlars or men  with rigs from outside cities.     Buy  from the  man who stands  at your  side   when   the  tax collector is on  the warpath.    Buy  from   the   man  who is your neighbor, your acquaintance, your  friend.    Buy from   the  man  who is  a factor in  the town,  who helps to make a market for the  things you have to sell."���Ex.  D. J. Matheson  General Agent,  FIRE,   LIFE  AND ACCIDENT  INSURANCE  PHOENIX, B.C.  A big Turin .firm, representing the.  Italian,war.office^..has placed cionT  tracts with American firms .for~milir  tary supplies to the amount of twenty-five million dollars. It is also  significant, that one of the. best  American hydro-aeroplane pilots has  been given a post in the Itajian  service.  ��� ��� ;����������   Red Sexsmith, who put up such  a fine brand of hockey for the Trail  boys this season, is negotiating tor  a-place on the Barkerville lineup.  Better hurry up Red or the bees  around Barkerville. will be swarming  by the time you get there.  While we are on the subject/of  civic salaries, take a squint at the  city of Slocan. That municipality  pays its city cler;k, treasurer and  collector $20 per month,�� The chief  of police gets $10 per month.���Fernie Free Press.  Unless neutral nations are prepared to assist in throwing the Germans out of Belgium, no suggestions in the matter of preventing the  further deyastatibd of that country  are wanted.���S'u" Edward Grey.   .���__^�� _  Conscription was a very live issue  in the United Kingdom not so long  ago, but it has 'Vecfetved its deathblow not from the Liberal side, but  from the Prussian junkers.  SYNOPSIS OF COAL  MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion,  in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the Northwest Territories and in a portion of the  Province of British Columbia, may be  leased for a term of twenty-one years  at an annual rental of $1 an acre. Not  more than,2,560 acres will be leased, to  one applicant. ,  Application for a lease must be made  by the applicant in person to the  Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in  which the. rights applied for are situated. ,.'Y  ���������'���'   -  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by. sections, or legal sub-,  divisions of sections, and in nnsur-  veyed territory the tract applied for  shall be staked put by the applicant  himself.  Each application must bo accompanied by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if the right& applied for are not  available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be paid on the merchantable  output of the mine at the rate of five  cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity of  merchantable coal mined and pay the  royalty' thereon. If the coal mining  rights are not being operated, such returns should be furnished at least once  a year.  The lease will include the coal mining  rights only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available  surface -rights may be considered  necessary for. the working of the mine  at the rate of $10.00 an acre.  For full information application  should be made to the Secretary of the  Department of the Interior, Ottawa,  to any Agent or Sub-Agent of Do  or co any Agei  minion Lands.  W.W.CORY,  ���': Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���Unauthorized  publication  of  this advertisement will not be paid for.  ���80690. 7;  Of all kinds promptly attended  to. Rapid Express and Baggage Transfer. Careful attention to all orders.    Phone A56.  j&m%s G. McKeown  Probably no district in the Dominion of Canada possesses so great an array of  potentialities as the above.   The mountains throughout its entire length and breadth,  are almost without exception mineraliferous, containing gold, silver, copper, iron and  other valuable ores, while in a few localities there are more than surface indications  of the presence of coal.  FOREST AND MINERAL WEALTH  Its forest stretches are among the richest in the province, and what is of great  importance, easily accessable to river and railway. There is scarcely a square mile of  it that is not either equipped with high tension wires, or which could not be reached  by the expenditure of the smallest outlay. Not the least attraction from the point of  view of the investor, is the sites for water power, which abound in this district.  Just at present an immense amount of interest  is being directed to the recent  free gold discovery in Greenwood, while in the same district  is to be seen one of the  best equipped free gold properties in the west, a notjnconsiderable asset in these days  of industrial depression and shrinkage of gold reserves.     It is in this district where is  situated the Phoenix and Grand  Forks  properties of the  Granby Consolidated, together with those of the British Columbia Copper company.  . In the former camp, and  surroundingjt for miles on all sides, are acres of crown-granted mineral claims, all  awaiting the advent of the investor.    The title deeds to these properties, thanks to a  beneficent series of mining laws; are unimpeachable, and if proof is wanted  of the  * statement, let us point to the almost entire absence of mining^ litigation in the courts  of the province. -  AGRICULTURE AND FRUIT-GROWING CENTRE  The possibilities of the Boundary as an ' agricultural and fruit-growing centre  are also worthy of investigation, and a visit to some of its spendidly equipped orchards will prove a revelation to the stranger. The highways throughout the Boundary makes this section of the province the motorists paradise, millions having been  spent on the construction of government roads.  No locality is better served with railroads than the Boundary district. At  present jthis section is served by two of. the greatest, systems on the continent, the  C. P. R.and Great Northernvcqmpanies; while within a few-months the>dute to the  Pacific coast will be commercially curtailed by the opening of the new K. V. V.'  branch of the former.  /-.  The SLe^,  4 |  Phoenix  Pioneer  has for 16 Years been recognised as the. Mining  Medium of the Boundary  country.  In the matter of advertising, it reaches the  right kind ��f people, and  an", advertisement in* its  columns is certain of  quick ' and -profitable results.        _____  In the matter of all  things pertaining to the  progress of the district it  is a reliable and trustworthy authority. It's  American subscription list  is one of the largest in  the Kootenay.  When arriving in town  subscrihe for it. When  leaving keep your subscription alive. You may  want to come back agaia.  -. Advertisers should call  or write for our.Advertis-  ; ing rate card.    The local  paper is the local medium  for   local   business   men..  Send in Your Stationery Orders and  Holiday Printing to the  Phoenix Pioneer  THE HOME OF  Pufe1l9h��3�� Every  Saturday Mwrntng  A BUSINESS MAN IS  KNOWN  BY THE  QUALITY OF PRINTING HE USES  in  Our Stock of Stationery is the Best that can be procured  Canada, and our Workmanship will meet with your approval  Why Not Have Your Stationery  Printed by Us?  We make  a specialty  of Letterheads, Envelopes, Billheads,  Note Heads, Memos., Visiting Cards, Menus, Posters,  Wedding Invitations, Check Books, By-Laws,  and in fact anything done with Printers'  ��� v    INK AND PAPER  No Job Too Large," None too Small  The  $2.00 per Year in Advance.  $2.50 per Year to U. S.  ,��� v  ' ��� .- >"' ;���:���   Ht.;:    7'..-  '.   ',                  -                         .                                                   ���.,. >.,'.���'" -.'���.  .'���:���'���'���;'���'..''���. '7;vv-.*..   ���.;.    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Miss Josephine Redding,, a San  Francisco nurse, has been presented  with the Xross of the Legion of  Honor for bravery while under fire.  Republic is getting its baseball  team ready for the season. Ed.  Lowery was elected chairman, Z.  E. Merrill secretary, and P. Cruise  manager.  .William   Willett,   the   man who  proposed to  give the  people more  daylight," by moving the clocks a  few hours ahead, died on March 4th,  at his home in England.  Unless something occurs within  the next few days, there will not be  a single  case  for trial at  the New  WOOD  First-class Fir.and Tam-  arac Wood, $6.00 per cord  Pine Wood,  $5.00 per cord.  Fir and Tamarac, double cut,  per cord, $7.00:7  WOOD DELIVERED   ON   SHORT  NOTICE. 'Phone B 32  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date       " ~, ���  ., Hotel in Phoenix.     New from cellar  to roof.     Best Sample Rooms in the  .   Boundary,   Opposite   Great   Northern*!  Depot.      v   v      Modern Bathrooms.  Robt. Forshaw  STEAM HEATED.  O. D. Bush, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C.  'opens  Westminster assizes which  some time this month.  Souchek, a man who was shot some  days ago  near Quesnel  by another  Austrian, has now become hopelessly demented and is to be sent to the  .asylum at New Westminster.  . The news was; received in Cranbrook of the death' at "Dover, England, of Serjeant Underbill,; a well.;  known resident of that city who enj  listed with ithe first contingent.  Sixty-six German and Austrian  vessels, with;a gross tonnage of  518,706 tons, are tied up in ports of  the United States. They have a  passenger accommodation of 42,135.  Eighty-nine members of the staffs  of the colleges of Oxford are on active service. Six thousand under-'  graduates -from both Oxford and  Cambridge ' have rallied to the  colors. ':  Contracts for the manufacture of,  shrapnel shells have been awarded  to the- railway shops and foun  dries in Winnipeg. This will mean"  an expenditure of one million dollars  in wages alone.  Prince Alexander of Teck, the  governor-general felect, has been  promoted to the rank of general by  brevet, which means that the advancement does not carry with it  the pay of a general.  Shoes that Fit!  We make a specialty of Miners'  Shoes; good fit, nice shape, and  nothing but the best of stock used  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED  NICK PALORCIA,  Knob Hill Ave. Phoenix, B.C.  Everything in Men's Wear I  MILK AND CREAM  The rich quality of our Milk and  Cream is gaining new patrons  for us daily. We solicit a trial.  Delivery made to any part of the  city.     Mail us a card. '���"'  The PHOENIX DAIRY  '���''.:    W. A. McKay.& .Sons,'Props:  The Strathcona Hotel  NELSON, B.O.  Clothing:  Underwear  Shirts  Shoes  Hats  Caps, etc.  .  Thos. Brown  "Everything- a, Man  Wears"  Steam Heated Throughout  Men's  Fashionable  Jewellery  The Finest Accommodation for  the Travelling Public.  DININGROOM    SERVICE  UNEXCELLED.  Nine Well-Lighted  Samplerooms. Phone 12  JAS.   MARSHALL,  PROP.  We beg to announce; the reopening of the Queen's Hotel.    This  popular hotel  has been completely refitted throughout;  everything new and up-to-date.    Large lofty rooms,  heated with hot water. :Perfect fire7appliances.  Night'and Day Service  Patrons of this hotel will   find  in  it  all the comforts  ot home.  Perfect satisfaction is assured  all our guests.     It is  the most centrally located hotel in town.  Bar Stocked with Best Wines, Liquors, Cigars  WALSH & HARTMAN, Props.  FIRST STREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE  I.O.O.F.  Snowshoe Lodge  No. 4-6  Meets   every   Monday   Evening   at  Oddfellows'   Hall.     Visiting brethren  cordially invited.  Our hall is for rent for dances, social  The new  regiments   to   be  raised I everiings, etc.  THE KNOB HILL HOTEL  A. O. Johnson, Prop.  First-Class Accommodation for Miners  FINEST OF WINES, LIQUORS AND CIGARS IN STOCK.  'PHONE 72. YOUR PATRONAGE SOLICITED.  Your Milk Supply  Should come from healthy and vigorous Stock,*  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  manner    Separated  Cream  insures purity and  quality. The Dairy produces both.  J. W. Han nam  |J Pioneer  fSr Artistic Printing.  New Lines of paper on hand h submarines,.  in British Columbia are the 11th  Mounted.Rifles, which will train at  Hastings, Vancouver, and the 47th  battalion of infantry, which will  mobilize at New Westminster.  Retrenchment^ is the order of the  day in the Vancouver city council.  They have decided to curtail the  expenses of the police department to  the: extent of $15,000, and have  bounced ten ,cops and one police  matron.  The British Columbia Poultry Association is . circulating a petition  asking the department of agriculture to make it illegal to sell eggs  in Canada that are not stamped  with the name of the country from  which they originated.  At the instigation of the Dominion  secret service, the Ontario police  raided the farm of a German, named  Budding, situate at Cedar Springs.  In addition to a number of rifles the  raiders discovered a large quantity  of ammunition. The owner of the  'farm is said to be fighting on the  German side.  Following were the stocks of  foodstuffs at Liverpool on March  2nd: Wheat, 1,578,000 centals;  corn, 749,000 centals; bacon, 22,-  000 boxes; hams, 10,000 boxes;  shoulders, 5000 boxes; butter 2400  cases; cheese, 27,000 boxes; lard,  8500 tierces of prime western and  1940 tons of other kinds.  The following is a comparison of  the strength of the United States  and Japanese navies: The United  have 34 battleships, 14 armored  cruisers, 21 light cruisers, three  scouts, two torpedo vessels, 46 destroyers, 22 ..torpedo boats and 2*  submarines. The Japs possess IS  battleships, 13 armored cruisers, 23  liyht cruisers, three torpedo vessels,  59 destroyers, 5,0 torpedo boats and  Oscar Gustafson,Noble Grand.  T. S. Quance, Pin. Secy.  Jas. Pierce, Rec. Secy.  Daughters of Rebekah  Phoenix Lodge No. 17  Meets in the Oddfellows'Hall,  First and Third Wednesdays.  Mrs. Helen Deane, Noble Grand  Mrs. O. D. Bush, Secretary.  t~~\  FOR ' ~  BIRTHDAYS  & ANNIVERSARIES^  s SIGNET: RINGS -  Large Selection in Gold  Price  -  $3.00 to $10,00  CUFFLINKS,  TIE PINS, ETC,  Sig-net and Stone Set Gold and  Gold Filled���Priced from  $1.00  to $5.oo and up  Jewellery makes lasting- presents.  Engraving- Free. No trouble to  show Goods.  I  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES  Phoenix Aerie No. 158  IVleets in the Oddfellows' Hull, Friday  Evenings.  Visiting brothers are always welcome.  Dax Patterson, AV. P.  T. R. Cl.vkke, W. Secv.  E. A. Black, Jeweler  K. of P.  Lodge,  No. 28  Phoenix,  B.C.  Meets Tuesday Kvkxixg at 7.30.  Sojourning '.brothers cordially welcomed.  Jos. Butcii'eh, C. 0.  T. Underwood, K. ofR.S.  SPECIALS FOR LENT  Fresh White Fish. Fresh Columbia River Smelts.  Halibut. Salmon. Finnan Haddie.  I Kippered Herring. Smoked Salmon.  Smoked Halibut. Salt Herring.        Salt Mackerel.  New Laid Egg-s, 50c. dozen.  PYTHIAN SISTERS  Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Mcot�� in Pythian Hull, Lower Town  Second and Fourth Thursday if.  L  P.   BURNS  & CO.,  LTD.  Mrs. M. E. Bollis,  M..K.C.  ,Mi-s. JV. Wills,  M.li.C.  PRINTING  UTTON'C  JL-L/ JL_lv J. J  for garden and farm oro best  for B.C. soil. See Catalogue fox  solid, jpfuarantoo of purity  and germination  Send now for Copy free  Sutton SScns.The Kind's Soedmon  R��odi xi j�� E rxff 1 sa r\ d  A. J. W oodward  Vicrona      Si       Vancouver  615 Fori- Sr. 667 Granville Sh  SOLE AGENTS  FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA  is our business and we are  here to please you. The  next time that you   want  any Billheads, Letterheads, Envelopes, Statements, Circulars,  Cards, Dodgers���in fact, anything in PRINTING, phone 14  and we will  show y o v.  samples : : :  THE PIONEER  Phoenix Pioneer ads. Always Get Results  its ill    .  Read iii every  home.     If you  have   a house  or   furniture   to se  posal is certain  after an aik in the Pioneer.      Give the  experiment a in  in the cheapest and most satisfactory advertising- mart in the   Bound.ir  .1: . W (. ���  v i.i1  7  ll JJ-.   1-JJ-l   liV    %-M��(,W  /  i--U.-W������u-#(Ba>hJ/K,St * tlbV^UH'dK'j  '���'*^vy^-^f��&;;1.^  l*������aeu:��.  I'   <  51 ��  m i  -Jfe  THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COEUKBM.  ��  6m.  �����ff  if  w:\  PATRIOTISM^PRDDUaKMI  "I would urge the fanners of Canada to do their share fin prertatlaK  the people of Great Britain from suffering want or privation."  HON. MARTIN BVRRELL, Minister of Affrtevttmv.  The Empire Needs Many Foods  In the past Great Britain has imported immense quantities of these staple foods from  Russia, France, Belgium, Germany and Austria-Hungary as shown by the following:���  ��  M  <l  II  ii  Average  Imports  Years 1910-1913  Wheat  28,439,609 bush.  Oats  23,586,304  Barley  16,192,268  Corn     7,621,374  Peas        703,058  Beans        639,653  Potatoes     4,721,590  Onions        271,669  Meat  26,509,766 lbs.  Eggs 121,112,916 doz.  Butter and  Cheese   91,766,233 lbs.  The above mentioned sources  of supply of staple foods are  ' now, In the main, cut off as a  result of the war. Great Britain  is looking to Canada to supply  a large share of the shortage. ,  Every individual farmer has a  duty to perform.  ETT For information and bulletins write to  ' Canadian  Department of  Agriculture.  Ottawa, Canada  Millions of bushels rather  than millions 6f acres should be  Canada's aim.  That there is abundant reason  to expect larger returns from  the same area Is conclusively  shoVn when we compare the  average production of the  present time with the possible  production. Note the following  brief table which shows the  average in 1914 and possible  production per acre.  Average Possible  Fall Wheat  20.43 52.  Spring Wheat...  14.84 33.  Barley  10.16 69.  Oats   36.30 91.  Corn, Grain   70. 200.  Corn Ensilage���  (Tons)   12/ 19.  Peas ,15.38.        37.  Beans   18.70 60.  Potatoes 119.40       460.  Turnips 421.81      1000.  By "possible" is meant the  actual results which have bean  obtained by our Experimental  . Farms and by many farmers.  These  "possibles" have  been  obtained under, intensive cultivation methods and conditions  not altogether possible on the  average farm, yet they suggest  the   great   possibilities   of  increased production.   By greater  care in the selection of seeds  more thorough cultivation, fertilization, better drainage, the  average could be raised by at  least.one-third.   That in itself  would add at least.$160,000|000  to the annual income of Canada  from,the farm.   It would be a  groat service to the Empire, and  this is the year in which to do it.  wire, on Thursday, from the Bishop  of Kootenay, cancelling' the latter.s  visit to Phoenix which was set for  March 18th. <~  The Seventh Battalion, in which  Dan Patterson, Teddy Horrell and  Jim Porter are enrolled, were, in action this week, and Major Ri^by,  with two other privates found a  grave in France.  Griff Pritchard returned to town  on Monday from a visit to his home  in Wales. He passed directly  through the area where the Kaiser's  submarines we're working on their  so-called blockade.   *  DRUGS,DRUGGISTS SUNDRIES, HIGH-CLASS  STATIONERY, PERFUMES, CONFECTIONERY  Agent for the famous Nyal and Na.Dru-C6, Preparations.  T. S. QUANCE  PHOENIXvB.C.  crate  Increase Your Live Stock  Breeding stock are to-day Canada's most valuable asset.   The one  outstanding feature of the world's farming is that there will soon be  fi. great shortage of meat supplies.    Save your breeding stock. . Plan  to increase your live stock.  .Europe and the United States, as well as  Canada, will pay higher prices for beef, mutton, and bacon in the very  near future.   Do not sacrifice now.    Remember that live stock is .  ihe only basis for prosperous agriculture.   You are farming, not specu- -  1 iting.   ���    US  m^ujiaaa^^arsymeamvas^ tr ,yrai  One swallow does not make a  Spring, but when one sees a robin  and a bluebird, together with a pile  of empty cans and old clothing  sticking out of the snow, we may  be certain it's about time to store  a\yay the furs and study the new  styles for Easter hats.  Soldiers' Letters  TOO MANY CHILDREN  are under-size, under-weight  witli pinched faces and poor blood; they  do not complain but appetite lags, they  have no ambition and do not progress.  Such children need the rich medicinal  nourishment in Scott's Emulsion above  everything else; its pure cod liver oil contains nature's own blood-forming, flesh-  building fats which quickly show in rosy  cheeks, better appetite, firm flesh and  sturdy frames.  if your cbildren_are languid, tired  when rising catch cold easily or find  their studies difficult, give theui Scott's  Emulsion; it supplies the very food elements that their systems lack.  Scott's Emulsion contains no harmful  drugs and is so good for growing children  it's a pity to keep it from them.  .14-47      Scott & Bowne, Toronto, Ontario.  In order to facilitate the handling  of mail from Canada to the men of  the expeditionary force in France or  England, the Dominion Postoffice  department have issued the following directions concerning the correct method of addressing a soldier's  letter:  , f  A��� dlllW ������*���    ���    *������������    *    ���    ���    ���    ���    ���    sra^s)    ������������������  Rank ''������J~-*s   Regimental number . C^.. . .   Company, squadron or battery   Battalion :...���..���.  Brigade ,.,   First  or 2nd   Canadian Contingent  British Expeditionary Force... -. -.'���:.  Army Postoffice,  London,  England. ._' -  Another, perhaps more simple and  just as effective  address-would be  the following:  Private Thos. Atkins, No. 0000  B Co., 00th Battalion,  Ond Brigade, ;���  First Canadian Contingent, -  Army Postoffice, London, Eng.  Local and General  H. Adney returned to town, on  "Saturday from Oregon.  The Greenwood Liberal convention is slated to assemble at Greenwood on March 17tb.  Born���At Princeton, on March 1,  to Mr. and Mrs. Herb Neil, formerly of Phoenix, a son.  Comfortable little cottage for sale;  cheap. Apply Mrs. Thos. Moore,  or address P.O. Box 57, city.  Mrs. Coutts of Grand Forks is  paying a visit to her daughter, Mrs.  Bush of the Brooklyn hotel. .   ,  Girl, aged 19, wants position in  private family; ten months in last  place.    Apply Pioneer office.  Jos. Pasco, carpenter in the Granby shops, has been notified by the  Russian military authorities to re.  port for service by May 1st.  The Rev. Laurence B. Lee of St.  John's  church, was  in  receipt of a  Gordon McLeod, who left here  last year, writes the Pioneer that  after milking the home cow for the  past six months", he tendered his resignation to the old man and left  the farm for Cobalt where he is now  running a machine in the Chambers'  Ferland mine.  Manager E. E. Barnes announces  the closing of the Phoenix rink tonight, March 13th. All those with  skates at the office are requested  to either take them away the same  evening or call the" following Moo-  day evening between the hours of  four and five or six and seven  o'clock ia the evening.  C. L. Martin has handed over to  the Woman's Patriotic society, the  sum of $16.65, being the proceeds  from the Granby v. Outlaws hockey  match aod broom and ball game.  This is the biggest gate receipts  collected in any of the city matches,  and speaks well for tbe interest  evinced in this particular game.  Tbe service in -the Presbyterian  church tomorrow, March 14th, at  7.30 p.m., will be a special one in  memory of the late Fanny Crosby,  who died recently. She was. the  author of 8000 hymns, some of  which will be sung during the service. The address will be on the  chief events of the hymn-writer's  life. -   All welcome.  The Granby ��� team, champions of  the city .league, were not allowed to  wear their laurels long enough.to  get used to them, and more than a  ripple1 of amusement passed over  the rink on Thursday, when they  left the ice after their severe handling at the hands of Fred Fredericks'  bunch of "Outlaws." The latter  had the worst of it during the first j  half, but in the second and last period-the ruffians played rings'around  the champions and left.them hopelessly behind with a score of four  goals to one.  Knights of ^Pythias Win  The Knights of Pythias reversed  the score on their old opponents,  the Oddfellows, in the broom and  ball game on Thursday. The trophy  was a turkey supper to. be defrayed  by the losers. The movements of  the cripples provoked a deal ol  merriment and some of them almost  led the spectators to believe that the  ice was hot. E. E. Barnes was the  referee and Elmo Geddes judge of  play. The supper was served the  same evening at Danny Deane's,  the "Outlaws" enjoying the hospitality of the Granby team at the  same time.  Church Services  Mineral Act  (Form F)  St. Andrew's church (Presbyterian;  ���Service, Sunday next, Mar. 14th, at  7.30 p.m. Sunday School at 2 p.m.  All welcome.  St. John's Church���Sundays: Holy  Communion, 8a.m,; Matins, 10.80 a.m.;  Holy Communion and sermon, 11 a.m.s  Sunday school, 3 p.m.; Evening service, 780. Week days: Matins, 7.80;  Evensong, 7.80.  The stated services in the Catholic  church aro as follows: First and third  Sundays in tho month. Mass at 10  a.m., Sunday School at 2.80 pin.;  Evening Service at 7.80 p.m. Kov.  Father C. Pelleticr, pastor.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  SYLVESTER K FRACTIONAL  >      MINERAL CLAIM  Situate in the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.   Where located:  Greenwood Camp.  Take  notice that I,  D.  J.   Matheson,  as  agent for Adolphe   Sercu, Certificate No. 68942b, intend, sixty days from  date hereof,   to apply to  the Mining  Recorder for a Certificate of improvements for the. purpose of obtaining a  Crown grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action  under section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of  Improvements.  Dated this 13th day of March, A.D.  1915. .  D. J. Matheson, Agent.  > Application for a Transfer of  "        Liquor License,  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that  I intend to ruako application for a  transfer of the Licjuor License held  by me for the Queen's Hotel, to John  Hartman, at the next sitting of tho  Board of License Commissioners of tho  City of Phoenix, B.C.  Dated at Phoenix, B.C., this 22nd  January, 1915.  '" (Signed) JAMES WALSH.  RANCH FOR SALE  Ranch for Sale���good well water.'  River runs by ranch, two miles from  Curlew, fifty-five acres under cultivation  12 acres in fall grain, 12 more already  plowed for spring grain. .Big living  house, two stables and necessary sheds.  All well fenced. The ranch consists of  160 acres; 45 acres more can be .'cultivated. Stock sufficient to run place for  very reasonable rates. Extra fine pasture ground, and one of the best localities- in the State of Washington. Address all communications to Harry  Swanson, Curlew, Wash.  Notice of Forfeiture  To   Alexander   D.     Broomfield,   of  Princeton, in the District of Yale:  You are hereby notified  that  I have  expended $500.00 in labor and improvements upon the "Standard No. 2 Fractional" Mineral Claim, situate on Walr  lace Mountain, in the Greenwood Mining  Division of the District  of  Yale,   as  appears by five annual  Certificates of  Work; duly recorded in the office of the  Mining Recorder for  the said Greenwood Mining Division, on October 2nd,  1909,   May 27th, 1911, June 4th,   1912,  May 5th,  1913, and June 1st, 1914, in ���  order to hold said claim  under .Section  48 of the Mineral- Act for five years, ���  ending June 10th, 1914;-and that I have  paid $12.50 in recording Buch five Certifi-  cates7of.W6rk.7iSP-.;' ^-: ��� y>.--y.-y:- ,...���-  ', And yourare further notified that your  proportion- of Tthe expenditures  above  mentioned watTpaid by the subscriber.  ' And if at the expiration of ninety  days of publication of this Notice you  fail or refuse to contribute your proportion of the expenditu.es  required under  Section 48 of the.,Mineral Act to hold  said Claim  for the years above men- ���  tioned, together with all costs of advertising  your interest; in   said   Mineral  Claim (being a one^-eighth interest) shall  be-come vested in the subscriber  (a co-  owner) under Section 28 of the Mineral  Act:   ������" -..'������  . Dated at Beaverdell, B.C., February,  23rd, 1915.  Washington H. Rambo.  M&I5M MMM ^^^^yj^eeeepeeeeeeyjy^eeyjpi  jt  ���The Latest Model  Call or write for particulars to  P.O. Box 234, . PHOENIX, B.C.  IT'S SO QtflET!      Just a pleasant little tapping-Just the purring of the type against the platen���that's all.  This model means Lighter Touch, Improved Base, Greater All-Round Efficiency, Less  Mental and Physical Effort.   Speed records that have never been equalled.  The first thing which invariably strikes the attention of one examining the "Silent  Seven" for the first time is the wonderfully responsive touch. No one dreamed that such a  delightful touch could be embodied in the mechanism of a machine.  The new tabulator is a marvel of efficiency. The carriage slides noiselessly to the  appointed place and stops without a jar���an accomplishment which will lengthen the life of  the machine. The left marginal release-key is now placed is just the right position to act  as an anchor for the fourth finger of the operator, and no competent touch operator will  have any difficulty in changing from any other keyboard to this one.  Ten-year-old Florence Field, daughter of Cyrus Field,  Professor of Shorthand in Detroit Commercial College, wrote  59 words per minute on The Oliver after two weeks' practice.  PRINTYPE IS OWNBD AND OONTROLLED EXCLUSIVELY BY  THE "OLIVER TYPEWRITER COMPANY."  Oan You Spend 17 Cents a day to better advantage than In  th�� Purchase of this Wonderful Machine.  No child's education Is complete without a Knowledge of the  Oliver Typewriter.  /-���.  mtl&r*'1  ���Sfpjjjigii'g^^  iiw-wv^


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