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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Mar 7, 1914

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 \  .   *!-J.  .���yV.  ���r   * ' r*  -   .     *, >,... . v*1 *;��� ./,-.4 ,* ^-rV'ss; ^tsMjMWm  /*2i_4��^,-^  SI  &*fe  r  The largest copper mines in  the JDoniinion.are, situated  at Phoenix., The Granby  Co. employe 500 men, and  has a monthly pay-roll of  over $60,000, while the Rawhide pay roll is $18,'000.  Devotecf toc**ie Interests ofthe Boundary. Mining District  o *  ���*m  JLt.  t-?!T&"  Thk FHOBirri|v>^ioinBTBB, is  " published vii"' the 'highest -  municipality in * Canada-  altitude, 4,800 ftf \The cifiy  has a populatioi^of 1,600,  and possesses flrst-claes  hotels, opera house, schools  '-.^  M  FIFTEENTH YEAR  f>f-o  V  o.  BIG CLEAN-DP AT  THE JEWEL MINE  Manager C. A. Ba^nks and  ��� Wife Are Home From  s. Trip Abroad.  Wins Pither-Leiser  Considerable   interest   haT  1  ias  PHOENIX, B.C.  SATURDAY, MARCH 7, 1914  *��&'  been  showo at the local curling rinlcv*4hJ5S,.  season  over  the   outcome    of   the  Pither-Leiser   cup.    To   commence  *7 'jf  Min^ra^vlust be Reasonable  tf** \,^  \v  y  ^  The by-monthly cleanup at the  cyanide mill at the Jewel-Denoro  mine, near Greenwood, took place  on February 15th under the direction of the superintendent, H. D.-  Quinby, and the mill foreman, P.  Brady, and the results were highly  satisfactory.  -    Manager  Charles A.   Banks   ?*nd  Mrs. 'Banks arrived  home on   Saturday,   February   28,   after   au   extremely tempestlious trip  across the  Atlantic   from   England.    Although  they travelled   on   the   largest   and  most powerful steamer of the  Allan  line,'the vessel' was two   days   late,  most of the top-hamper of the   vessel being carried away by the heavy  seas.    As   Mr.    Banks   is' to   take  personal  charge  of   affairs   at   the  mine  from   now   on,     Mr.   Quinby  will  retire   shortly, and,   being   deservedly popular on account  of his  genial disposition and sterling  atri-  butes as a mining man,   his "departure will be generally regretted.   He  expects to leave,in a  few   days   for  "God's   country."   /There    can   be  no question but that Canada   would  be   immensely   benefited   if all   the  American     citizens    sojourning    in  this pait of the world were   men   of  .similar tastes and attainments.  On  Sunday evenirg,   March   l*t,  at   seven    minutes.  p~ast    nine, two  ictly  laving?  with, there were 12 rinks entered in  the competition, and each   team did  their utmost  to   win   out, and only  this week the   contest   ended   with  four teams  with   five  games ���> to  its  credit.     A new schedule was drawn  up, and after the smoke of the first  two   battles    had    cleared,    it  was  found that the rinks skipped   by  J. j  F.   .McDougalL and  J.   A.   Morrin  were duly elected to fight for championship   honors.     At  the  close   of  a  keenly contested game, J. F.  Mc-  Doiigall's  rink   won  by  a  score of  10-8.     The following  were the contestants:    Skip, J.   F.'McDougall;  vice, Geo. Evans; 2nd, J. W.   Han-  nam;  lead, C. Moore.     The   losing  team   consisted   of:      Skip,   J.    A.  Morrin;    vice,    Wm.    Prendergast;  2nd, F   McDonald; lead, J. Fuller.  Four games have been played for  the Toronto Silver Plate   this week,  and resulted as follows:  TORONTO SILVER PLATE  Losers                   Skips              Winners  -f���Gedt1��,,\  Geddes  ^ earthquake   shocks   were .distinc  ,77' opticedVat^Ue, 'mine;!':cactfe'h.ivi  Cam*lbe11 (Campbell/  M����?"-~ {MMDorrU}-McDo��^��  Harbinson. .f 'gj^0)  Cartel-  McCammon (Mcg;,kraon)  Cook  Stiut/.el-Miller.       McDonald-Swanson  Perkins-Kay drew a by. %  Any team losing two games is out  of the competition.  St. Patrick's Day Dance  As is the   usual   custom   Phoenix  Area 158, Fraternal Order of Eagles  ._fi\*e.or/Mix n&uo&axviv+z* treWWrtr/Hiay-1 'Twe$&��y^Ae'Vj^��ok^f  We-asrt? lThckciti Ances <"srtvV��  :4-gf*>��pectois   in     Kootenay    and  | Boundary who have claims for   sale  must set  a moderate*price on their  properties if they   wish   to take   advantage of the   turn  of the  investment tide   toward   mining which is  becoming more noticeable daily, declared. Clarence   Cunningham,    the  Seattle   mining   man,   who    was   a  guest at the   Hume   one   night  this  week  on ' his   way to the Slocan to  make an inspection ofthe Wonderful  mine, which he has   under   development."  Those who are willing to take  chances with their money in the de  velopment of untried prospects must  be offered terms such as will encourage them to invest their money, said  Mr. Cunningham, who believes that  there are hundreds of properties in  Kootenay ,and Boundary .which will  show up well under development if  the men with the money can be ia-  duced to take hold of them.  He is, convinced, however, that  the day of the payment of half a  million or a million dollars or even a  'quarter million dollars for properties  which, although worthy of development are little better than "prospects, is over except in very rare instances.  He stated that he looked for an  extraordinary revival of interest in  mining operations during the coming spring and summer. 'iThe  investing public has been pounded  and hammered in real estate speculations and is heartly sick of it.  But this same public st'djl has the  money and still has the desire to  invest it profitably,' and I believe  that mining will''be ^the industry  .which will prove the ^attraction,"   he  aas  Number 34,  if  THE PROVINCIAL  ESTIMATES GIVEN  Where Hockey Cups Rest  Many Works Throughout  Province Are Nearly  Completed.  >  'iogr'fa'afrectlon^fr'o'm^Wc^t*'lL't<''  Na alarm  was   experienced, as   the  qualms of Mother   Earth   were   too  slight to cause any uneasiness.  The repairs on the old bunkhouse  are now about completed,* a new  foundation and .sills having- been  placed in position,-and the   building'  ' generally straightened up and underpinned. A bath* room and  changing room is understood to be  contemplateCTm the near future.  -Siatd.  - '��������"���  J-Nelaptv'News. ,,,. ,\  -Gaine4,W��>s.->Xraxxa'  will f��iye;a big dance in.the   Miners'  Um(o"n'h'atl^'on'V.St*-^ P&trtcWa* Day,'  -->.*.^^^^^p|f>"T>4f3^at^ar7Saii'\^,  , -W.V.J   .4,      ...4-, ��� 1*1  always1; otaw^'alar-gc,  crowds, and   are" always   throughly  enjoyed.      Music   will   be furnished I     Hockey teams from the Brooklyn  by the   King   and   Biner, orchestra    hotel and Granby office met in dead-  Lunch will be served'in the banquet J ly combat at the  Phoenix   rink   last  hah.       The1 floor   managets , will be I Sunday evening-,   and   gave   an.  ex  J.' E. Thompson   and   Barney   Cos-1 Krfeition   of  some     classy    playing,  and the floor committee   will | Fast and furious were    some   ofthe  The provincial estimates for the  coming fiscal year show a reduction  in expenditures as compared with  1913-1914 of over $5,000,000. The  total estimates is $13,700,000 as  against $19,000,000 for the present  fiscal year. Public works have been  reduced, from $9,600,000 to $5,300,-  000.  Explanatory of this it may be well  to point out that many of the works  and buildings for   the  province   are  nearly completed and it is not necessary to make  further  large   appropriations. ' There is a vote of $150,-  000  for  government  buildings    at  Prince Rupert, $500,000 for the provincial university and  $486,000  for  public school   buildings  throughout  the province.     In roads, streets and  bridges there has been a uniform reduction    to   $2,900,000    making   a  total reduction, compared   with   the  present year of $4,000,000.  The vote for education has been  increased $300,000, owing to the increase in the per capita allowance as  the result of increase of population  and the increased grants to assisted  schools. Of the education estimates  $9,660 is for technical education���a  new departure. Civil service salaries  are $327000 increase over last year;  nearly $250,600 of this is accounted  for in new officials in the forest department,  land registry  and police,  Rather than to  play    the   Trail  hockey team on' their  own  ice last  Monday night for the Nelson "Daily  News cup-, the management of the  Grand Forks team  packed  up  the  silverware and forwarded  it to  the  smelter city by express.    There was  a  dispute as  to  where  the   game  should be played.     When the Trail  team  came  over to  the Boundary  last Friday-night  they were willing  to play  the  Grand   Forks team on  either Grand Forks or Phoenix  ice,  in fact they would have preferred to  come here, as the ice was  in   much  B.C. Mining  The Silver Cup mining company,  operating on Nine Mile, near Hazel-  ton, are considering a proposition  to lease their property to the Clothier Bros, for a term of years.  *A monument of solid galena  weighing 4,750 pounds taken from  the Silver Standard mine near New  Hazelton has been placed on a raised platform on the corner of Pugsley  and Twelfth streets in that town.  Activity in mining  stock   trading  (V  in Spokane, has increased to  such"a  better  condition   than" that" at" the I foiot reCent,y that t���he e*chao*f/s  Forks.      Grand   Forks  insisted on  the game being played in their  own  town,   which  terms were  accepted  by Trail, even though the ice was in  extremely bad condition.   Trail won  the McBride cup by a score  of 3-2.  Trail boosters went over on a special  train to the number of 225, yet when  the  next game  was  to  be  played  Grand Forks refused to play at Trail  and  insisted  on  the  match   being  pulled off at Rossland.    When Trail  refused to accede to these demands,  the  Grand Forks management got  in a "huff" and sent  over  the cup.  The    ending    of    this   contest  is  anything but satisfactory.  All hockey enthusiasts in the  Boundary and Kootenay outside of  Grand Forks, are of the opinion  that Grand Forks has acted childish  in the matter and extremely- selfish.  As matters now stand, Grand Forks  holds the Boundary cup, and Trail  the McBride and Daily News trophies,   i   -���> .���__  Opera House Improvements  kept open even on Sunday. Added  impetus has been' given the boom by  the announcement that the Standard mine near Silverton had declared the regular monthly dividend  of $50,000, or 2}4 cents on the  share on the issued capitalization of  2,000,000 shares. The disbursement will be made on March 10.  This makes Standard's dividends  for the year $150,000 and brings  the grand total to $1,225,000.  11  ���rl  Two Houses Burned  Fire broke out in the home of F.  W. Davidson last Monday night  and it was burned to the ground.  The flames also spread to the house  adjoining, owned by Ezra Bellis,  and did considerable damage, but  most of the furniture was taken out  and saved. In the Davidson house  everything was lost. The houses  are located on Spion Kop, and out  of the reach of the city fire department. The loss of the Davidson  house is partly covered by insurance,        y          ���   *4*4*Si��44T..*. 4.4^  grove,  be J. Morrison,   D.  j O. Johnson and W.  A. Vignanx, A.  Biner.  7="  Ti  r  Spring  Clothing"  ' ������     ��� . ��� f  We beg to announce that we have just received a  large consignment of the most up-to-date Spring  Clothing; modern styles and the latest patterns.  Old friends who have made this their chosen Outfitting Establishment know; of the goodness of  our Clothes, and they will come to us again this  Spring of their own accord. We ask you to call,  and inspect our newly-arrived stock  of the latest  TAILORED  CLOTHES  LARGE CONSIGNMENT OF STETSON  , HATS AND ENGLISH HATS.  Endless variety ofthe most popularTies, Collars,  Shirts, Hose, etc. Call and See Them'To-Day.  It will be a pleasure to show you these  Goods.  SPECIAL OFFER-Digging Boots -  $5.00  rushes. It would be impossible to  name the stars, for they were all  stars. The Granby office team won  by a score of 8 to 1. Following is  the lineup:  Granby Office���Manning, goal;  Strutzel, point; Dr. Ritchie, cover  point; Kennedy, rover; Dr. Millar,'  center; Swanson, right wing; Til-  ton, left wing.  Brooklyn Hotel-���Bush, goal;  Lynch, point; L. S. Davidson, cover  point; Spurgeon, rover; Freeman,  center; Blackstock, right wing;  Chisholm, left wing; Gillespie,  spare.    Chas. Davidson, referee.  brought fe-^-afe'*^  ing appropriations Under the Wead\ngWacfcJ. coasidtr^yj^tti^  ,-.r..~o,4o   cf��at4.   k-ij^o ,nj ...v..*- I more  space  for  seats'-which have\   '^"X.  been installed.      The box itself has smelter tonnages  been lined with asbestos and metal, | Granby 23,922        228,897  aad is absolutely-fireproof.      Nothing-  has-been  left-undone to,make I     Sir,Thomas Skinner has been ap  pointed governor   of the   Hudson's  road,  Those Talking Pictures  The widely advertised talking pictures Which were presented at the  Miners' Union Opera house last  Friday night, drew a crowded house  but the pictures did not come up to  expectations by any means. However, no blame can be attached to  the management of the opera house,  as no opportunity was afforded them  to witness the pictures beforehand,  and as they were well recommended, it was taken for granted they  were all right.  Phoenix-Greenwood Team  Si S0JQL  ��  J2S2C  'J  An all-star hockey team picked up  at Phoenix and Greenwood left  yesterday morning for Rossland to  play the Trail chrmpions last night  The team is composed of Donnelly,  goal; 'Fisher} point; Neil, cover  point; Lynn, center; Trehern, rover;  Morris, right wing; Bassett, left  wing. Bloomfield    and    Howey,  spare. ���        '   .��.   Church Social March 19  The Ladies Aid of the Presbyterian Church intend giving a him h  supper in the church on the evenii g  of Thursday, March 19th. Furth :r  particulars next week.  of roads, streets, bridges and whar  ves for the districts named:  Cranbrook, $46,000  Fernie, $46,000  Grand Forks, $42,000  Greenwood $22,O0O  Kaslo,  $40,000  Revelstoke, $41,000  Slocan, 40,000  Ymir, $80,000  Banff to - Windermere  $60,000'  Under   subsidies   to   steamboats,  ferries and bridges there is a vote of  $900 for the  Kootenay  river   recla-  mation farm and one of $3,000   for  the   west   arm' ferry  on    Kootenay  lake at Nelson.     Under steamboats  is a vote of $3,000 for the Columbia  river above Revelstoke.   The grants  to cities are as follows:  Greenwood, $2,550  Phoenix, $4,000  Rossland, $12,000  The grant to the Canadian Pacific  railway toward the   construction   of  the Kaslo and Slocan  railway   is   a  re-vote of $50,000.  The estimated receipts for the  coming year* are slightly less than  the estimates for the present year.  Land sales have been reduced $500,-  000 and land revenues $100,000.  Timber licenses have been increased  415,000 and timber leases reduced  $20,000.  The item of timber sales $110,000  is new and is created under the provision of the Forestry act of the  present session permitting the sale  of timber  the opera house both safe and comfortable for its patrons.  ' "Bay company.  mm  The Big: Store  High Commissioner  There is a report in Winnipeg  that Sir Thomas Shaughnessy, president of the Canadian Pacific railway, is to accept the position of  Canadian High Commissioner in  London, succeeding the late Lord  Strathcona. Sir Thomas Shaugh-  nessy's successor as president of the  Canadian Pacific railway probably  will be George Bury of Winnipeg,  vice-president of the western line ;.  He has been .summoned to Montre il  for a conference with other of.i-  | eials. ?W��^?fi'&l�� yat*Pj^ v *  ^P^^ot^SSSm  :g#  Rw,W  SI' ��� ���  THE    PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  o  1$  ��:,'  ���W el*-,  >1.   'V  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  issued .Weekly  at"Phoenix, British Columbia'  Subscription, 2.00 per year  y 2.50 to United States.  G. Kay, Publisher.  ADVERTISING SCALK  Application for Wquor Licence (30 days) . .S5.00  Certificate of Improvement notice (00 days) $7.50  ADulication to Purcbnao Land noticoa (CO days)  v     S7.6&  Delinquent Co-owner noticos (90 days) . ..$10.00  Small Water Noticos (30 days) $7.50  All other loi?al advertising, 12 conth a lino,  single oolumn, for tho first Insertion; and 8  conts a lino for oaoh'mibsoqucnt insertion, nonpareil measurement.  Display ads $1.00 pur inch, single  column, per month.  ��� Saturday, March 7, 1914,  Talk is cheap until you   have  to  take it back.  the company spent more money in  advertising, arid the sales were vthe  largest of any year in'the history of  the concern'.)' The' company has  carried on an advertising campaign  all over the world, and the sales in  South America, England, -Australia  and India showed an extraordinary  gain. The company's factory in  England has been -enlarged to  nearly the size of the Boston   plant.  They are making nearly everything of cement these days except  feal her beds.  A New York poultry raiser, believing the egg's his hens were laying were not white enough, was  advised by a friend that small doses  of paroxide of hydrogen fed in  water or mash would aid his hens  to produce eg#s of the proper degree of whiteness. He tried the  experiment and the eggs grew  whiter, but not fast enough to suit  him. He then increased the doses,  but his hens soon stopped laying  eggs of any color, and soon they  began to die off one by one. The  rooster was the only one of the  flock not effected by the "dope."  Abe Martin says that when a  speaker' begins his remarks by  promising not to take up any valuable time, you can get   ready   to be  bored..   ��>         -    r  One dancing professor declares  the tango is really an athletic task  and requires such * skill and attention in-its proper rendition* that  little time is left for evil. This will  help some.  15"-'  ��� i  kP  U 4'  Women escape- by ladder from  burning building, reads a headline.  And the fire was'caused by the nibbling of mice'. Did -the fire . really  cause  the hasty- exit?    We  pause  , for-a r,eply!   '        ,�� . ^  ,'w ^      ���   -',The -annual report just issued by  Hon.', W.' R. Ross, provincial min  ister'-of lands,- contains , over 500  pages, and is most elaborately compiled,-.* It *is replete 'with - photos,  maps and ^statistical information.  Mr;^   Rossr,Js '-an ���>, indefatigable  How  many housewives    in    the  cities   and   towns   in   this   province  telephone their grocer and   ask  for  New, Zealand butter?    There is   no  excuse whatever for this   in   British  Columbia, where there  is   so   much  range and pasture land, and   where  the' best of  butter   makers   can   be  procured as easily as in   New   Zealand.    This   province,   and   in   fact  tbe   whole   of the   Canadian   west,  needs more mixed farming.     Mixed  farming means the   development  of  the  dairy, industry.     From   farmer  to butter factory', and from the   factory to the table of the   consumer���  that's   the   route.      Why   patronize  New Zealand  farmers?      Why   not  our own farmer.*-?  the range, in the enjoyment of this  privilege. , Sepond, tobuilcj-up by  governmental0 co-operation a stable  andiSticcessful stock industry in the  province;, and"tbird, and * that is  also fundamental, to'husband and  so, far as^,practicable to'itnprove the  carrying capacity of the range, itself, y ''     '  "This doesnot call, at least  not upon provincial lands, for  a multiplicity( of . departmental. regulations] "It calls for the gradual  evolution of a practical 'plan which  bears *in - mind the welfare of the  range and the welfare of the stockmen, and the -welfare of the stock  industry.  "There will of course be no precipitate action in working out or in  applying this plan, not1 has precipi  tate action ever been contemplated  I look forward during- the coming  season to taking this matter up  with the stockmen, "and to having  it carefully investigated by members  of the .Forest Branch. , About a  year from now I shall probably be  ready to announce a definite plan of  action. Ih the meantime I shall  attempt to develop that plan above  all through the co-operation of  stockmen -themselves, who are tho  pioneers in developing the stock  industry in British Columbia."  Benson Boosts Phoenix  Love and Character  /  Provincial Grazing Lands  In ., response' to * a request at Victoria for his policy with respect to  grazing matters on public lands,  ���Hon.' Wm. R.- rR'oss,r Minister of  Lands, says:  ������ "I   am   particularly  glad   to. be  Love is the greatest thing in the  world, and character is the grandest.  You can't destroy character.' You'll  have character when everything else  is taken away. You' can't loseit  and you can't bury it. Reputation  may be lost. ' Character needs no  epitaph. * You can bury the man,  but character will beat the hearse  back from the graveyard and will  travel up and downthe streets when  you are under the sod. It will  bless or blight long after your name  is forgotten.���Billy Sunday.  Kootenay and Boundary is gat-  ting into faster hockey , class every  yearandin all of the cities of the  district there are no liver sports nor  better boosters and fans, than in  Phoenix, in the opinion of C. A.  Benson, who played a stetler game  nt cover point for the boys in orange  and black this season. He was at  the Strathcona one night last week  on his way to his home at Winnipeg, but he figures on returning to  Phoenix or some other team in this  district next winter.  He had nothing but praise for the  Phoenix hockey fans for the manner  in which they supported their team  in a financial' way and by tCirning  out at the games. The whole town,  mines arid all, quit' business to  attend the   matches,   he  said,   and  , 4*  V.  they didn't forget to" root." t  He congratulated GrandN Forks  upon winning the league championship and expressed the opinion that  Phoenix fell from the top place in  the league through overzealous  practices, which caused the boys to  get a little stale.  Benson is considered, to have  made good with the Phoenix team  during the season and it is said that  several of the managers of teams in  Kootenay and Boundary figure on  getting^nto touch with him early  next fall with a view to landing him  for the season.���Nelson   News.    '  Fitzsimmon's Frist Fight  What Grand Forks Gets  King Edward Lodge  No. 36. A.F. and A.MV  ' Regular communication at 8  p.m.' SecondUThuwday, of  We' received a letter the other  day asking us what we raised in  Greenwood. In reply we stated  that we raised copper, gold, silver,  the ante, railway ties, babies,  hockey, Cain and once in a while a  little hell with Grand Forks.-  Greenwood Ledge.  "Mother" Howe recalls with con-  siderable amusement the debut in  Sydney of Bob Fitzsimmons, then a  raw, lanky blacksmith, unsung and  unheard4 of. Fitz was suddenly  shoved into a matinee program with  Jem Hall, who at that time wasn't  the idol he afterwards became. It  was to be a sort'of tryout for both, J  merely a short preliminary bout for  which Bob was to receive as his end  a sum amountingHo $7. -        j  Fitz won the contest, received the  $7 and went   back   to   his   dressing  room.     There, to his horror, he dis- }  covered   that   some   one   had   gone j  turough his trousers and   stolen   $8  which he had in one of the   pockets  and   which   was   all   the   wealth he  possessed.    Thus Bob Fitzsimmons  first professional fight cost him   one  dollar.  "Bob was so mad," said Howe  in telling the story, "that he resolved to turn fighter right away.  He used to say that he thought of  that first fight and the missing $8  many times in subsequent battles  and just about that time he would  knock his op'ponent out."  IMs weather promotes  Coughs  - Those who have trouble in  shaking off a cough Should  note that Mathieu's 8yrttt> of  Tar and Cod Liver Oil not  only soothes the irritation of  the bronchial tabes, and  promptly stops the cough,  bat being a splendid tooicaad  healer it soon enables the  system topermanently throw  off the cold and restores the  inactions membranes to their  normal healthy condition.  Mathieu'a Syrup of Tar and  Cod liver Ofl has won, by  its merit, the largest sale in  Canada of any medicine for  coughs ���35c large bottle,  sold everywhere.  Jl. I_ MATK1BD CO, Fs^nh*  SbCTtMroofcc P.Q"  Bom (*t rmmSm/.  partus**! umith,  m  The Borden Government and the  Grand Trunk Pacific have completed the deal for the barracks property  at Calgary, and the R.N.W.M.P.  must now vacate that historical  spot. a<  By a,vote qf forty-three to forty-  two the assembly of South Africa  has rejected woman suffrage.  WOOD  \      ��� , .  i       r  First-class Fir and Tam-  aracWood, $6.00 per cord  Pine Wood,  $5.00 .per, cord.  Fir and Tamarac, uouble cut,  per cord, $7.00.  \  WOOD  DELIVERED  NOTIOE.  ON   SHORT  'Phone B32  MWfifW'  f?('Y*' y  'tVfot  ^tnVworst^-kickers1 'about ^ them  sheets are the'spongers^who do not'  subscribe  on    their    own    account,  [temporary jilting," I < feel that the  quicker and more tHxoughly that  misunderstanding x is    removed    the  but manage always to borrow s>o,me-j.*,etter for tne above solution   of this/  body else's copy.; , Their close   sec-j who/e grazing problem.  I. O. O. F.  Snowshoe Lodjre  No. 46  -. _;hoos that Fltl  **- -r'^jr-^roi&#^ai��ci*lty-of ^Miners*  Shoes; good fit, nice shape, and  nothing but the best of stock used  SATISFACTION GUARANTJBED  Robt. Forshaw  k'!  I    Meets   every   Monday  Evening   at  ond is the individual who is   always/   , ��.So long ?s J remain Minister   of SJSflnSfcS." Visifcin^ brethren'cor-  a Jong" way in arrears  for his, sub  scription."  Even the Liberal newspapers are  -backing up Premier McBride in bis  'proposition advocating, the extension of the/^P. ;G. E. railway, into  the Pea'ce ���. River ' Country. The  'Vancouver'World says: "A railway  A. , <���       -* ' _ j  -work of this nature   cannot-fail   to  bet ofjmnvense benefit to  the - prov,-  "m'ce.     It is a real   work  of provin-  4-cial development.  On jt,hat ground rt,  '"should be generously encouraged."  f ,     K *  ,    -. ������)�� 1      -T  -* ^ . ! V  ; Punctuality is a great habit, and  'there is nothing which will   kill  en-  >r thusiasm like tardiness.    The   man  4 w,ho is always late is also a man  who usually has a cash balance on  the wrong side. Be on time for  breakfast, for work, for appointments^ for public   meetings, to   pay  4 your   debts,  to ' collect your   bills  Do   this through life and   you   will  increase your  own    happiness   and  -us fulness -and give happiness to  ot! ers.���Omineca Herald.  Lands ol this department its attitude  towards gazing will be this:' To  promote in every way^ ���possible the  legitimate developement < of this  stock industry in British Columbia.  I believe that the administration of  the range in this province should be  based upon three.lfundamental principles,' which* are ithese: first of all  to protect those *how using the  range,land thbsa whp.*.will <later use  Probably no device in general  us' today is better advertised than  th�� Gillette safety razor.     Last year  it  L  1 ���>��  !<  it  *  -3  "NS  r.   '  c  $���>  It  \  i$l'  ( ���)  f     i  Smiling  greet the coming of a case of  PHOENIX BEER  WHY?  Because the Beer is so good  and wholesome it Jbrings the  smile.  ���PHONE 23  PHOENIX BREWING CO.,  LIMITED * I  A. JL. MKinnon, Noble Grand.  Wm. Oxley, Fin. Secy.  Sam JMcJLeod, JRec. Secy.  Daughters/Of Rebekah  ' Phoenix Lodge No. 17  Meets in   tbe   Miners'   Union   Lodge  Hall First and Third Wednesdays.  Mrs. E. E. Barnes, Noble Grand  Mrs.-A. D. MoKenzie, Secretary.  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES  Phoenix* Aerie No.' 188  DdJeets in Union'Hall, Friday Evenings.  Visiting brothers aire always welcome.  Dan Patterson,* W. P.  T. B. Oiarke, W. Secy.  K.J of P. Lodge*  No. 28  Phoenix,  B.O. .  Meets Tttkbd ay Evening at 7.30.  Sojourning ; brothers,  cordially   wel  corned, r-y^ "^ ���.' ���'���-.'���''  ;���-��� ������-,'.' N.Davidson, C. C.  7 7; E. E. Barnes, K. of R. S.  KfViw 4-**{��� *��������-���>���!  NICK PALORCIA,  Knob Hill Ave.        Phoenix, B.O.  >.r..lt^   v^4r.V.'1  DR. KELLEY  '        CURES  DISEASES  OF  MEN  BY MODERN  METHODS  My Motto: Quick lasting cures guaranteed at Moderate Prices.' Expert  Medical Examination Free. Free examination of urine when necessary. .  Consult me���free. Don't- delay. Delays' are dangerous. Call or .write.  Free booklet.    Everything confidential.  Hours:   9 a.m. to 8 p.m.  Sundays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Df. Kelley s Museum  .^ 2\onOWAB.Ti. st^si^ane;^,^^  ���*�������  i��vthiAn sisters  fountain Temple Lodge No. 17  y-'Meets in lPythian Hall, Lower Town   '..;.  Second and Fourth Thursdays  Mrs. Geo. Barnes,  M.E.O.  Mrs. A. D. McKenzie  M.K.C.  throw, away your good  OVERALLS, because  ___________  they are greasy.    We'  can wash them to look  as good as hew.7    We also make a  Specialty of Blankets and  Carpets.  A TRIAL WILL. CONVINCE   VOU.  RICO STEAM LAUNDRY  Phone 50.   Dominion Ave.  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 fop a term of twenty-one years  at an annual rental of $1 an acre. Not  more than 2,560 adres will be leased to  one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made  by the applicant in person to the  Agent or Sub-Agent ef the district in  whieh the rights applied for are situated. ,  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by sections, or legal subdivisions of sections, and in unsur-  veyed territory the tract applied for  shall be svtaked out by the applicant  himself.'���'���"��������� '- ���.���/''"'  ;���:. Each',application must be accompanied by a fee of $5 which will be refunded if the rights applied for are not  available, but not otherwise. A royalty fchall be paicl on the merchantable  output of the mibe at the rate of five  cents per ton, ���  The person operating the mine shall  furnisJh 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 includethe 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  &t the rate ot' $10.00 an acre.  For. full information application  should be made to the Secretary of the  Department of tho Interior, Ottawa,  or to any Agent or Sub-Agent, of Dominion Lands. !  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���Unauthorized publication uf  this .advertisement will notbe paid for  Send in Your Stationery Orders and  Holiday Printing to the  Phoenix Pioneer  THE HOME OF  'Q&&4  PRINTING  A BUSINESS MAN  IS  KNOWN BY THE  QUALITY OF PRINTING HE USES  Our Stock of Stationery is the Best that can be procured in  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'  "    INK AND PAPER  No Job Too Large, None too Small  fi&PHM IX PIONEER  $2.00 per Year in Adv   ce.        $2.50 per Year to U. S  f       V  Ef Pioneer  for Artistic Printing.  Job Department  New Lines of Paper on hand  *<  if? in! A  -^V.  **   **' '"   '"*  yyr?^:^y&:yk$0m  .'4f��4f4,l  THE,   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,   .BRITISH    COLUMBIA.  _____________ ' J * * ' L * * " ^'* ��    * ���*  ���\    ,'  f    FunPn*1!!  *_���  rJL  JUJflLJLffl  ���I  ���f  MWES IN THE FACE  Make Women _L��ok Old  ^S^m���! theetfe�� of unnatural sufferings���of headaches, b'ack-  evwywhere fla��hes.   pains in lower limbs,   pains  t��� T^<'^rmpton?8 indl��lte! ���hat Nature needs help.- Overwork, wrong dress-  Dr. Pierced Favorite Prescription t  andTi!StXlnf?,?e Pamod*r ^^ Women that relieves nervous oxlmustton'  , tubed1 ^ndition      eoma^m othw distressing symptoms due to a dis-  tho^un^3rlH?0r^^SA!:h^b,oe,\.uso.d with mor�� than'satisfaction by  Sin ?��,?��' ���,ddlo:aS?ed and the elderly-by wives, mothers and daughters.   Yon  Tend Dr V M^pI^r^It i S<��d��y g*���** D��U���� ������*�� liquid or taWfern.; or  aend Dr. V. M. Pierce, Buffalo, N. Y., 50 one-cent stamps for trial box by mail.  Concentrates  tW SSS^*h^iv^S��t^T ^MJSTS Relieve constlpa  ��ion,regaiato the liver, and bowela.   Easy to take as candy.  T^'iBTi'irff'rr;ffljir^ys��En;  The  Queen's Hotel  COMPLETELY REFURNISHED  AND   REFITTED  Norman Hill, a merchant at-Pen-  ticton, has assigned for the benefit  of his creditors. ���  There are 3,167,232 widows in  the United States and none of.tliem  are reported to have any money.  ��� Lord Minto, who was governor-  general of Canada from 1898 to  1904, died in London-on March 1st.  .Joseph Fels,  the millionaire  soap  manufacturer    and    philantrophist,  and   single  tax   advocate,   died  Philadelphia last week   at   the  of 61 years.  in  age  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 waier.   Perfect fire appliances.  Might anoS Day Service  Patrons of this hotel will  find  in  it all  the  comforts ot home.  (Perfect satisfaction is assured all our guests.     It i.s  the most centrally located hotel in town.  Bar Stocked with Best.Wines, Liquors, Cigars  L  WALSH & HARTMAN, Props.  FIRST STREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE '  ���?&*?���  Your Milk Supply  Should come from healthy and vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  manner Separated Cream insures purity and  quality. The Dairy produces both.  :  THE  DAIRY       J.W., Han nam, Prop.  Everything in Men's Wear  The Dublin correspondent of the  London Times^has learned on good  authority that the Ulster volunteers  have more rifles than volunteers in  some counties, ard that they possess 60 machine guns.  In sumniing up the work of the  players in the Pacific Coast hockey  association it was found that  "Cyclone" Taylor, center for the  Vancouver team, scored the highest  number of goals. He played fifteen  ganjes and scored 32 times.  Major A. Megraw, who has been  managing editor of the Hedley Gazette for the past nine years, has  severed his connection with that  paper. The business has been  taken over by W. C. Martin, who  has been connected with the paper  for the past five years.  In order to provide work for the  unemployed in Vancouver, the provincial government will undeVtake  extensive clearing on 'the property  it ownswhere the new girls' reformatory home stands in Hastings  townsite. This clearing will be undertaken almost at once.  Vancouver  aldermen    will   draw  $100 a month pay from the city this  year.    "They decided   it   themselves  and   refused   flatly   to   consider the  proposal to reduce   their salaries by  half.    That will take $1200 for each  alderman,   making   $1-9,000  in   all,  and Mayor Baxter will draw $5,000,  making $24,000   for   the   wages   of  Vancouver's representatives.  ' j ^.v^r^wetity^thpusand'trieals have,  so far"been1,provided*, to"the'"'1  ployed in Toronto" by the "  .*   That Alaskan" Railway  "I believe the time, has,come for  the building of a railroad through  northern British Columbia to the  Yukon and Alaska, and I may ,say  that the authorities at Washington  and Ottawa have both gone so far  as to indorse heartily some project  of co-operation in' the' building of  this line."  In these words ,Str' Richard   McBride at the session' of the   legislature,   discussed the probabilities   of  the  early  evolution   of  a   scheme  which   he   is    known   to   have had  closely at heart   for   many   months.  The premier was speaking oh the  reading of the bill granting  further  aid to the Pacific Great Eastern railway, and took occasion to point out  that the   extension   into..the   Peace  river  country   would   be  an   initial  step toward   the   construction   of a  north and south railway.      He  said  that  from   Fort  George' the    line  would go directly north to the Parsnip river before branching into   the  Peace river  country   and   that, this  section of the line might   ultimately  be used as the first step- in  the  extension to Alaska.  "It seems to  me   that  the^' Hon.  F. K. Lane, Minister of the interior  for   the Utited States! has made   an  epoch in national and  even international history when he   secured  the  passage of a bill approptiating $35,-  000,000 for the development of a national railway system for Alaska.    I  have attempted to cultivate 'interest  in the British Columbia-Yukon road,  and since this province is bound   to  profit materially by its construction,  where should there be more interest  in the matter than in British Columbia?"  The premier went on to explain  that the project was too expensive  for the province to take up single  handed'at the present time, but he  said he believed this was the only  reason why it'should withhold from  the further pressing on at once. But  he said it lay within the strength of  Washington and Ottawa to approach  the project and by giving it life to  secure,,its completion within the  next fivet years; -   .     *     '�����. ��� �� .���,  Hojtel Brooklyn  ���l     - The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date   ���  Hotel in     hoenix.     New from cellar  wto-roof.    Best Sample Rooms, in the  Boundary,  Opposite   Great  Northern  j     4 Depot.      v   v-    Modern Bathrooms.  '   STEA:M HEATED.  O. D. Bush; Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C  D. l. Mcelroy  SOLE AGENTS FOR PRINCETON COAL  I , Dealer in Lumber, Shingles, ��iath  and Cedar Poles.     Stull Laggan.  First-Class Fir & Tamarac Wood.  MOVING MACHINERY OUR SPECIALTY  j        ' ;- ;���  If Tired of Wood, try Princeton Coal I  DROP IN EGGS  New laid Farm Eggs, 50c. per doz.  Fancy New Zealand butter, 40c. per lb.  . Empress Creamery butter, 40c. per lb. two lbs. for 75c.  Sugar cured Hams, 27c. per lb.  Choice Breakfast Bacon, 28c. per lb. *  Salt Fish in variety.  K. O. Sardines, 15 c per tin.  P. BURNS & CO., LTD.  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  PHOENIX, B. C.       PHONE 2  Al mst rom5 s Book Store*  Clothing'  Underwear  Shirts  Shoes  Hats  Caps, etc.  Thos. Btf^own  "Everything- a Man  Wears"  r  High-Class Selection  L  Perfumes, Talcum Powder, Razors, Brushes, Soaps, Toys,  Books, Stationery. High Grade Confectionery. Finest  SelectiotKof Postal Cards.  FINE SELECTION OF GANONG'S CHOCOLATES, FANCY BOXES  4  The Best Grade of Havanna Gig-ars.  Antonio Cervo     Stem winder, Building  Phoenix-  Greenwood  Leave Phoenix, upper town',. 8.45 a.m.  tagre Line  a  lower town,  Leave Greenwood  1  9.00 a.m.  3.00 p.m. J  EXPRESS  AND  Standard Time  PROMPT  ATTENTION  TO  EXPRESS  AND  FREIGHT  'J. FULLER, Proprietor  halls. Destitute families were pro  vided with 275 baskets of food during- the month of Janurary and in  the same period 1515 pieces of  clothing- were given away to deserv  ing- applicants.  Army.     Over 5,000   men  accepted   the   Army's   invitation  to  difficult   task   nor   a very expensive  sleep on the   floor   in   pne   of  their  one.     j believe that nothing   would  be more welcome to tbe foreig-n de  partments at Ottawa, Washington  and London than some proposal to  establish such a railroad."  Kodak Supplies and -Watt Paperjs^  All the latest Books and Newspapers.  Phone 42.  Phoenix, B.G*  Detecting "Phony" Coin  Praises Minister of Lands  The New York Times in a  lengthy editorial under the caption  of "Profits for Governments," compliments the Hon. Mr. Ross on the  idea.     The New York paper said:  "The British Columbia minister  of lands last week iutroduced a bill  providing- for a government regulation of prices on lumber from the  public property, and fixing the roy  alties to be paid by those working  the timbers/lands in proportion to  the prices. The lumbermen are  said to approve the idea, and the  government expects eventually to  get $2,500,000 annually, while re  taining the land from which the  timber was taken.  "It is singular that the .idea of  associating prices and profits from  the proceeds of public resources has  been so tardy in arriving. Hitherto  the problem has been attacked from  the point of reducing the excess of  profits of such exploitation by taxation. That only makes the product more costly to the consumer,  without "reducing the profit to the  exploiter. It is not too late to  profit from the example of Canada.''  Some Truth it It  V  THE KNOB HILL HOTEL  A. O. Johnson, Prop.  First-Ciass Accommodation for IViiners  FINEST OF WINES, LK JORS <\ND CIGARS IN STOCK.  'PHONE 72.  OUR  i-ATRONAGK SOLICITED.  X.  A judge holds that doves are like  umbrellas���they are yours as long  as you can hold, them. The same  might apply to wives.���^Spokesman-  Review  ^mmmmM  LABEL  -imiY^mn.  liilioliiiSi  At one time the fraudulent abrasion and clipping of coins were favorite occupations. One ofthe reasons for .now ��� making the design  cover the.entire face of the coin, or  placing near the rim the lettering or  a series bf stars, is to prevent shaving off a portion of the gold or  silver. This is also the object of  milling the edges...  Though it has. gone out of , fashion, kings at one time thought nt  worth their while to give their  royal attention to the gentle art of  debasing coin. The English pound  once meant a real pound of silver,  but though it bore the same name  it rapidly grew to represent about  half that amount. Henry VIII,  needing money and discovering that  the people did not realize the difference between the name of a coin  and its weight, repeatedly melted  up the good weight coins and re-  coined them into many more coins  of the same .name but of lessi  weight. He was able to pay his-  debts with them. too. ,    j  The paying teller of this present.;  day does not see much debased-  silver. Gold coin can easily lose  weight through handling, and he  has to be on his guard against that,:  but the deliberate attempt to debase  gold for a fraudulent purpose is.  also rare  The coin that rings different;  when thrown on the counter is not  always a counterfeit. It may have  become cracked, or it may have,  been cracked ever since   it   left   the  The Butte Hotel  LOWER TOWN  Bar stocked with the Finest of Italian Wines.  Best Brands of Liquors and Cigars.  STEAM  HEATED THROUGHOUT  Rooms  Furnished, Clean, and Well Ventilated.  LUCIANI & VICHARY, PROPS.  The Phoenix Club  N. J. Deichert, Prop.  mint.  *,  Friendship  A friend is one who knows all  about you and loves you just the  same.  PIPES, CIGARS, TOBACCOS, CIGARETTES  BEST BRANDS ALWAYS ON HAND.  Special Line of the Famous Haid Chocolates  Smokers' Supplies.        Soft Drinks  ENGLISH BILLIARDS,   POOL,   BOWLING ALLEYS  insurance Agent  FIDELITY BONDS, PLATE GLASS,  COMMISSIONER FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDENT  PHOENIX, B-C. /
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THE  MINERS'  UNION OPERA  HOUSE
Saturday, Mar. 7
j Evan Griffiths Dead
LOCSll aiid GSUiePal       J      Word was received/ here  yester-
mmJ day from Victoria of the death of
Evan Griffiths, formerly employed
at the Granby mine, but who for
the past three years has been working for the water company   at  Vic-
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Mrs. Dan Biner left this week for
Olympia on a visit.
Thos. Roderick has been in the hospital for several days.
Wanted.—A girl to do housework.
Apply Phoenix Dairy.
Mrs. P. J. McKelvey is down at
Grand Foiks visiting with her mother,
F. S. Norcross 'was here Tuesday
and attended the hockey club dance
Twenty *Ford and Overland 'cars
will be delivered in Phoenix this
spring.
For letterheads, billheads and all
kinds of- printing, ti^ the Pioneer
office. «*
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Biner left on
the. Great Northern Thursday for
Spokane. "~
Mr. and Mrs. D. J. McDonald left
Thursday morning for . Spokane to
spend a few days.
Mrs. Coutts is up from Grand Forks
on o few days visit with her daughter,
Mrs. O. D. Bush.
The wife and children of A. W.
Smith were up from Grand Forks on
a visit the first of the week.
For Rent—Nicely furnished housekeeping and sleeping rooms. Apply
to Mrs. Malissa Puddy.
* Gdrsjon McJLeod is taking a holiday
and has gone to the .coast, where he
will spend a couple of wepks.
""Miss JLena/White, who was employed at the Granby hotel, left Thursday
for Hidden Creek.    *
H. B. Mclntyre,^ who pitched for the
Phoenix* baseball team last year, came
up from Cbesaw during the-week.
The Oliver Typewriter has won international fame as the perfect writing
machine for every line of business.
Are you looking for a snap? The
Cottage hotel is now for sale. Consult M. H. Kane, box 101, Phoenix.
The hockey teams from the/Granby
and the Gold Drop played last Sunday
evening." The Granby won by a score
of 2-1.
Johnny JMussatto won the prize in
the potato race at the * rink Thursday
night, and"Walker McCammon,was a
close second.
Mr.'and Mrs. Ezra JJBellis wish to
thank the friends and* all those who
helped to save their house and furniture last Monday evening. t «, /
1A11K.. P.'s are urgently / requested
to be present at the, hall next'Tuesday
evemngyt7:30,»p. m." sharp. "JBusiness
of imp\ret»nc«*io,be dueuiwed.^  'M i
tori"a. Death was caused from
tumor on the brain. Deceased was
about 45 years of age, and had been
an extensive traveller.' He was a
member in good standing of Phoenix
Aerie-No. 158,  Fraternal   Order  of
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Dokays are Coming
The D. O.' K. K. ceremonial will
be held in Grand Forks next Friday evening, March 13th. The
degree will be conferred by Spokane
Temple E! Mabarraz No. 92, whose
degree team will come to the
Forks by special train. They will
initiate 'all those wishing to cross
over the burning sands. This will
afford all members of the Knights of
Pythias in the Boundary an oppor
tunity of taking the final degree of
the ordei. A special C. P, R train
has been chartered, and a large
contingent.of K. P.'h "from Gflben-
wood will join with the Phoenix
contingent and attend. ,
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Single Ladies win Game
The single ladies redeemed themselves in the hockey match played
Thursday evening, defeating the
married women by a'score of 2-1.
The game of a week ago was won
by the married women. The ladies
are improving in their playing, and
Thursday night the fans showed
their enthusiasm in no uncertain
manner. They played three fifteen
minuta period;.. "Happy" Murray
gave   good   satisfaction   as referee.
K. of P.'s vs. I. O. O. F.
Thursday evening; the Odd Fellows' hockey team beat the K. of P.
team by a score of 1-0. Both teams
played well, and the spectators/ saw
a good, clean game of hockey. The
players were:,
.wvOdd Fellows—Fahey, goal;  Rus-
JAS.   MARSHALL,  PROP.
MILK AND CREAM
The rich quality of our Milk and
Cream   it>  gaining   new  patrons
for us daily.'   We solicit.,a trial.
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sdvortlrement.    Now
KLf"1'.'-'•lanes- to
obtain ono.    Write
now,    enclosing   ss L
ieents for oils of onr;I
faahlonabta Iisdtes'
J|0h» - .Onards.     or
Oents*   Alberta,   sent
curiam mid to wear
with the watch, which
wlU /fee' BlVen ; Free
(thooe    watches,, an)
ttnamntaSd Iln
W$Y&
should, yon  tako. ad.
ii ;-y_ ■-.■ vnctaeo of oar marvel.
..   . WO-tBPOrt  yon   to, tell   your   falonds
?   "I.Sf i*??. •»»*.-Mam.,;««.   boaotlfnl    waSh*
■">,'t conts  toHlar. and mln, n . F.ee• Wateh.    "--'
Church Services
f7§tf John^7ChAtwh^uhaa
Q-^munion, 8a.in;; Matins, loMk.mi;
■J^ly^ppmniuriiph and sernioni; li*a.m^;
■Sun8ay;:78.chbolj7v3' p.ui,; Evening ser-
jyice,'7jt30Z■T.W'eefc'-JdaJys-J Matins, 7.30;
;Ev«ris^g, 7;30.vJ 7  >   "■'■ 'v'V'
>r:^^■:■^^^4V.?®^^'os■^iiavthe Catbolic'
c^urcb are as follows:  First an4 third
^undays in  tlie7 month,, Mas^ at 10:
Ja;ni.^   Sunday  School    at  2.30 .pin 7
Evening Service at  7.30, p.m.    Rev
Father Ohoinel, pastor.
Methodist Church — Sunday school
and Bible class, 2.30 p.m.; evening set*-
vicei 7.30 p.in. Prayer meeting, Thura
day evening, at 7.45 p.m.    Rev. A. T.
■Bell, ■'::-'7 •.';'• ;-'7-'   '
St. Andrew's chiirch (Presbyterian)
—Service, Sunday next/March. 8th, at
11 a; m., Sunday, school- at 2 p.ni^ All
\yelcome.   lie v. J. R. Munro, minister.
DRsDeVAN'SFEMALEPILLSro^
.monthly
■V; b: oSmr^i
Yon^i
J'l^^fD^1^ ^aVComwallls K^^So^N^ |
Co.,.St. Oithnrines, Ontario,
PH0SPH0N0L FOR MINJ^&T^
for Nerve nnd Brain; increases "grey mutter';
nTomc—will build you up. J8a box, or two for
$6, at drug stores, or by mail on receipt of price.
The Scobbll Drcto Co.. St. Catharines, Ontario.
ft |;l£ieftr ttoiaV^e^'fotr»aSw*"by'B»iy'to .warlv
il 1J at the hotels there, i  *- J f*    "
* ' "•* Born at Moyie on March  1st to  Mr
and Mrs. Marcus Martin, a daughter
Mr. and Mrs.   Martin   were  formerly j j
residents of Phoenix. y
W.   G.   .Kennedy,   who  conducts a
■wholesale and retail cigar and tobacco/
establishment .in   Greenwood,   was  in/
town   Wednesday.   He  reports  busi-l
ness flourishing. I
There will be a special meeting of
the Phoenix Miners' Union tonight
to discuss matters relative to the assessment. A full attendance is requested.
;^VIr^and^Mrs. C. M. Campbell left
Thusday?fqr.Vancouver. OMr. Camp-
tell isjbhbusiness in connection with
;the;Granby7company, of which he is
the local superintendent.v / --,
i£JMajrked'succe88 attended the Welch
conce^ahd/social given in the min-
^w^mbn.n»irTuesday evening. It
^^in{celebratio£ of the anniversary
'of;7B£MDavid, • ^e t.patron    saint ^of
■^^w^'-QUiespie left yesterday niorn-
•ingSfors.his." home in Boston. Billy
came^liere'from Winnipeg the first of
'■bh%\yjBia.ty^^ hut was not
■'putJon the team on Jaccbunt of being
^toqi,light.77;7-j7-J-: ZZ- '...'■■•."'
]■ jRey. JPather Choinel is soon to be
transferred from thiB parish to PehticJ
ton. JHe will probably be leaving for
his new field within a week or tWb.
The/iiame of his J successor is not
known here as yet.
: N. MacKinnon of Ottawa, now supplying -the: JPresbyterian church; at
Midway, will preach in St. Andrew's
church/ (Presbyterian^J^unday next,
March 8th, at IT a. in.,. in exchange
with Mr. Munro. 77
- Business at the Strathcona Hotel at
Nelson is iDiproying right along uitderl
the efficient management of James
Marshall and wife. The people of the
Boundary invariably make their headquarters at the Strathcona whilejJin
that city.
At the Midway hotel, on March
4th, by Rev. J. R. Munro, B. A., B;D.,
John Rusk, Westbridge, formerly of
Newton Stewart, Wigtonsh'ire, Scotland, and Mrs. Etta Colegrovt*, Mid.
way, fomierly ofU^velaceville, Kentucky, U. S. A., were united in marriage.
Rober Fuller, formerly  manager of
the Macy restaurant in  Spokane,  has
appointed     manager    of    the
Jsell,    pdiotj ^Millar,  "coyer,     point;
'Cameron/.iover;' 'JkpWsbnf    center;
Blundell,  right   wing;   Spence," left
wing.
K. of P.—Poulton,   goal; White,
point; Campbell,   cover   point;   Per-
■ kins, rover;'Barnes*,   center;   Riley,
\ right wing; Fuller, left wing-.
Winter's Cough Cure
For that nasty tickling Cough, or sore
bronchial tubes, this Cough Syrup fills
the bill.
Nothing but 'the balsam from Pinfe trees,
with'a desirable medium, and absolutely
free from opiates. "*
50c. a Large Bottle
,     'Phone 31.
QUANCE, The Druggist
NEW VICTOR RECORDS
A Nice Selection ofthe Latest
Victor I^ecords, especially
* f '.     '
the latest dance music
New Songs, etc.
t *
COME AND LOOK THEM OVER
E. A. Black, Jeweler
Prof. Marks
Coming-
^s-
Almo Geddes, referee.
Hockey Benefit Dance
There was not a large attendance at tbe hockey benefit dance
Tuesday evening, but those who
attended enjoyed themselves thoroughly. Excellent music was
supplied by "the Itonsides six piece
orchestra. *
For Sale—the Cottage Hotel
If you are looking for a snap, I am
now in a position to fill your wants^
The property is a paying.proposition,
guaranteeing at least $100 per month
to the purchaser over and above' running expenses. For further particulars consult M. T3a Kane, and he will
prove it.    Box 101,.Phoenix, B. C.
Prof. Marks begs to announce to the publicsoiV
PhoenSx that he intends,  at an early date,  to
r ■* y'
open a dancing $lass, giving instructions in all
the latest dances, and will make a specialty of
Tango arid
Hesitation Waltz
The Tango and Hesitation^Waltz are two ofthe most
popular dances that have ever been introduced in  the
ballroom, and as t^he   citizens of Phoerfix have always^
set the pace in amusement of this sort, the'opportunity
now offered should not be overlooked.,
For further particulars, consult Chas. McKay or
A. A. White.
THE PHOENIX PIONEER
Sent  to any part of  the   Dominion for $2.00 a year.
Marriage Agreement
been
Gra-iby hotel in Phoenix. Horace
Stri::z6l;'. the .retiring manager, has
notl ing definite in vi**w for the future,
but7 may shortly take a trip to hi*:
home in California. '  '•"■•-
ills!
Apply Zam-Buk to ail!
vwntk gmd gatta twd you
wdl be surprised feo# quickly
it. stops the smarting ani
brings.\case.   It covers  the
wound with a. layex of pro.
teethre halm, kills all poison
germs already in \he vmtai, and
prevents ota-m entering,   ha rich
healing betbal caseaces thza bvlte
upborn the bottom, fresh tlwwaj
end la a wonderfully short time
the wound b healed!
Zam Buk'a popularity l« baaed en srMvH
IiJ>llalioiJtin«v*T*)t-oTltctirea.. B»*niraend
get the rtfil thing*. ••Zom-Bok-J* rHnUd
°H *r^,y P»ek*'i of the (teouliM. Bciiua
OU othe-m, 60c all dru*r(fist« n,nd etores ot
Znm-Eufc Co., Toronto.
After being securely sealed and
locked in a safe in Phoenix since
June 3rd, 1912, the following agreement between wtll known local men
was opened this week: ,
'     Phoenix, B. C, June 3rd, 1912.
This ■■; agreement • between J A.    O.
Johnson ahi& T. Turano of the  city of
Phoenix is*as follows: ;
If T. Turano gets J married in 1012,
A. O. Johnson agrees to pay Turano
the sum of $5. ■- If A. O. Johnson gets
married in. 1912, T. Turano will pay
the sum of $5. If both paities get
married dm'ing the year, Clias. Ha-
gen will pay each $10.        (Signed)
..',. A. O. Johnson,
,  ' T.Totuno.
(Nick Palorcia, Witness)
The agreement was entirely forgotten until one day this week Mr.
Johnson came across it in his safe
with a batch of other papers. In
the year 1912 Turano got married,
but Johnson learned during the
meantime that Turano was already
engaged when he signed the agreement.   Johnson   confronted Turano
and the latter acknowledged the
aligation, and "came through"
cheerfully, for both Johnson, and
Palorcia, the witness. ;
The new G.P.U. hotel at Calgary
was officially christened the Paliiser
Hotel by Sir Thomas Sliaughnessy.
i
I ©ream of Tartar Powder
Mefnna
t  < >■ JMi^s'iSS^7v'w!?;^i.^;-r't:■■'•;', ;.7j- ■ ■:' 7;*' *7 :V;7 i ■:'7J7
>    feefJ!!/4*«'5-^;'^;^w^^:-;-.:;-, -y,y:y
SafiWy.

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