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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Mar 26, 1910

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 TDiabVi tl :    pa ^   2. .  V       t^J* VI   ���     fr-h  'C      V^ en ( C'c?      ���>*,  X . "rt"^  ....    . ,   ; ^Mw0M&M  ETTER.  +hieatljt I  MINING JOURNAL.  Ki-kvknth Year.  PHOENIX, BRITISH COLUMBIA,   SATURDAY. MARCH 26,  roio  No. 18  THE BIG STORE  :7^5^p?JF  House Cl  eanm  This event takes place in every home at this particular time of the year, and it's a source of worry and  trouble to the ones in connection with it, as to the  best way to beautify the home for the summer months.  We have helped you iu the past to settle this trouble.  Let us supply you again this season with something  new from our well assorted stock of house furnishings.  PER YARD  Art Sateens  ��� ��� ��� <*oc lo     aSc  Reversibfe Cretonnes ;...... 20c to     25c  Art Muslins. .......  15c to     25c  Figured Scrims  25010     45c  Spot Swiss Muslins..  20c to     25c  Figured Swiss Muslins  20c to     30c  White and Cream   Madra3  30c to     50c  Colored Madras,... /������......". .'".  40c to 1 25c  Colored Tapestry's  .....   . . ; 75c to 2.00  Striped "  75c to    .90c  Colored  Burlaps......... ;  85c  PER PAIR  Nottingham Lace Curtains  1.00    to 3.00  Irish Point       " "  400    105.00  Colored Portiers  3.50    107.50  Tapestry Squares (all sizes).  9.00    to 30.00  Rugs and Door Mats    ..... 1.00    to 8.50  Brass Sash Rods................. . .'.      25c each  Brass Curtain Rods.............;......'.    .20c to 30c  White Cottage Rods >'...'..>.,   .25c each  Curtain Poles Complete.    ...    .75c  ...  Linoleums, 12 feet wide.      .75c sq. yard  Linoleums,    6 feet wide. .-.. .<..     .60c sq. yard  Land Stiine  A Preparation that will make your Linoleum look new  and prevent it from  wearing.' " "*  ~\  GROCERY  DEPARTMENT  EASTER SPECIAL-Strictly  Fresh E&gs,   3 doz. $1.00  CRISP CELERY  LETTUCE  RIPE TOMATOES  SPINACH  RADISHES  ONIONS  RHUBARB  ASPARAGUS  CAULIFLOWER  "Most Things Good 10 Eat  Come From This Store  ����  THE  RIN, THOMPSON & CO.  THE DOMINION'S THIRD  TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILWAY  The Canadian Northern,' Which Will Shortly Build Across  British Columbia As a Link in Its Coast-to-Coast Line  Canadian Northern is the Dominion's third transcontinental railway. It  is already in operation from Quebec to  Montreal and Ottawa, from Toronto  to Georgian Bay and northern Ontario, and from Duluth and Port Ar-.  thur to . Edmonton. Seven hundred  miles of additional railway construction will extend Canadiun Northern  from Port Arthur on Lake Superior to  Vancouver, and 400 miles will close  up the gap between Port Arthur and  Toronto. Four hundred miles more  will link Key Harbor on Geotgian Bay  to Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec.  In other words, Canadian Northern  has already completed 5500 miles of  railway and 1500 miles more will enable it to span the continent from  Quebec to Vancouver. The Canadian Northern Railway's maximum  grades from Quebec to Vancouver  will not exceed 26 feet to the mile.  From Vancouver to Port Arthur or  Duluth, it will have a shorter route  than Union Pacific or. Northern Pacific from Seattle to any Lake Superior port, and its low grades across the  Rockies will enable it to handle traffic from the Pacific to Lake Superior  at 60 per cent of the cost to the  AmerL-an lines. Indeed, Canadian  Northern, when its line to Vancouver  is completed, will have the highway of  commerce between the Pacific ocean  and the great lakes. It .will be 20c  miles shorter from the Pacific ocean to  Lake Superior over the Canadian  Northern than over the Grand Trunk  Pacific, although Grand Trunk Pacific's harbor is 500 miles nearer the  Orient than Vancouver. -'  _���Canad ran^j��c��tjnern ^has;uthe^job  mense advantage over all competitors  because of iris.low fixed charges, //'here  are only $600 a mile of interest  charges against all its lines in operation. When completed from ocean to  ocean, its interest charges and taxes  will not exceed $1000 a mile, and  these fixed charges include all interest'way.  on railways, equipments, terminals,  express, grain elevators and telegraphs  controlled by Canadian Northern.  These interest charges of less than  $rooo a mile are highly illuminating  when compared with the $2250 a mile  of interest charges of jthe Wabash, the  $2500 of interest charges of Southern  Pacific, the $3200 foi. .'the Baltimore  & Ohio, the $6600 a mile for the Erie  and the 6300 a mile for the New York  Central, according to' an American  writer. ',|'':  Indeed, one of the greatest achievements in railroad construction evei  known has been the up-building of  the Canadian Northern to the position of a great transcontinental system at such an arnaiing low cost of  construction. This rtew. system has  not only chosen for its own the best  and surest traffic producing territory  across the American continent, but in  grades it has actually [secured the best  railroad highway across the continent  also. '    '  J '  It traverses one continuous pano'  rama of wheat fields! or' wheat lands  from Duluth to Yellow Head Pass,  where it crosses the Great Divide into  British Columbia. From Yellow Head  Pass to Vancouver down the Thompson valley and the Phaser, it will tap  a region of rich pasture and fruit  lands  and   forests.    Its  lines in On-  .......  yr .-  tario and Quebec areS:all planned to  develop the mineral, forest and agricultural   resources of;tthese provinces,  TUMBLE IN GRANBY  COMPANY SHARES  Drop to 50���Mines and Smelter Are AH Right  New York, March 24.���'The break  in Granby, while not directly; connected with the stock exchange,,has  been an important matter, because it  has stirred up a charge of deception  by its . directors. The stock sold for  iii/in January. New stock was issued  at 85; The shares sold down to 07 on  Wednesday and today to 50. .   ,  In the report for the year ended  June 30; 1909, the statement is made  that "Our reserves are largely increased and we have ore in sight for  many years to come." .-.;'���  KETTLE VALLEY RAILWAY CO.  AWARD TEN=MILE CONTRACT  Extension^ Will  Be; Built by Tierney & Company     _,  while keeping in view the project of  constructing a great ..transcontinental  railway that shaU surpass all others in  freedom from cui vesf^nd heavy grades  V The honor of/up"  ���*yy*w*^tf;y>.' *>^*-i--^~yi>M*-y.*  adian Northern beloi  NOTHING WRONG AT WORKS  Smelter. Superintendent Williams  states that at this end there is nothing  wrong, mines and smelter are all right.  The possibility of a 25 per cent tax  on blister copper entering the United  States, under the new tariff, has caused  some holders to get cold feet. He  only looks for a temporary decline.  MESSAGE   PROM   J.  P. GRAVES.  "Pasadena, Cal., March 24.���Replying to your telegram requesting my  views as to the break in Granby shares  upon Boston stock exchange, and asking if it was due to disappointing news  from the mine. I have not. visited  the mine personally for about 1,8  months, but according to our^m  ployees there has been no cbangeym  the mine during that time for better  or for worse. The quotation of the  stock is not always the true value of  the mine. Jay P. Graves."  CONSULTING   ENGINEER'S   VIEWS      :  W. Y. Williams, consulting .engineer  of the company and manager of ithe  mine from its inception until'his promotion to.his present,position'ih\i904,  said;yestSirjiay:'-,/.; ;J.'] \        '���  ' -���;������'���   FEW  CHANGES; AT  MINEi}'-������        \  ���'������   "No important developments of any  It is announced that- a cqntract for  construction of a ten miles' extension  of the Kettle Valley Lines railway up  the north fork of the Kettle river, has  been awarded to W. P. Tierney & Co.,  railway contractors. W. P. Tierney,  head of the contracting firm, was in  Phoenix on Saturday in connection  with the contract and it is expected  that actual work on the hew extension will commence in the course of a  month. ' ���''���;  No more important announcement  ot railway construction in the Boundary district has been made public for  some time and the news will be particularly pleasing news to men interested  in Franklin camp mining.       '   <  The line is now built to Lynch creek,  about twenty miles from Grand Forks,  and the ten miles' extension will. not  only tap important properties enroute,  but will about cut in two the distance  between Franklin camp properties and  railway connection.  Frankin camp has an. ore aiea of  about ten by six miles, the formation  consisting of lime, porphry and conglomerate. Numerous deposits of  self-fluxing  sulphide ores have   been  found with values running from $8 to  $40. Among the principal claims in  the camp are the McKinley, Ajax,  I. X. L., Manhattan, Gold King, the  Bonner group and the Mineral Hill.  Those familiar with Franklin camp  predict the construction of a smelter  near the McKinley gronp as soon as  the railway reaches the camp.  A railway up the north fork taps  many important properties enroute to  Franklin camp, among which are the  Volcanic mountain group, the Golden  Eagle, Earthquake, Pathfinder, Little  Bertha, Diamond Hitch and Bonanza.  It is also authoritatively stated that  construction work on the Midway-  Pen ticton section of the Kettle Valley  line will be coromenced._in June, .for  which a contract for fifteen miles up  the west fork, commencing at Midway,  is about to be let. A contract for another section,- commencing-at^P.entic-���  ton, will also be let.y^..xXx   ,:'-  In May the sarne'eompany will start  work .on- its' line from Merritt. .The  road;will go from there up the Cold-  water for 30 miles, and-will then diyert  southeast, and   link up with other sec-  li��n.s-     :y:.;y   ' X.X -. -X: ��������� ���/ , r"-.wi  Boundary Mining Notes  tiding the Can-. Jtind have taken place ,in the mineiforkflgcair  '-��� The Jewel mill, which has been un;  der construction at Long lake ;for the  past two years, will be completed this  summer.      About  $75,000   worth  of 1  Boundary Side Lights  Born in Greenwood, oh 'March r 8,  to Mr.   arid; Mrs.' El  ;F/' Smith,   a  daughter.':" '���;'"���' X'-'X"-."--   ' ' ��� ��� v  \y. H: Sherrod arid"j^ G.'HiaV'of  machinery is being installed.   A��� .: .,. i  ..Previous I to  closing  down temporarilylast' wteek, the Sally mine shipped  of  ore to Trail smelter.    The  unusual ability,���"' Wi'/Tiam MacKenzie] that no; new knowledge has been [and theshipment, which amounted .to I the Granby Consolidated company,  and Colonel D. D. Mann of Toronto./ gained as to the extent or limit of the j3* tons, is expected to net about/ who has been1 recuperatinghis health  In course of time they  will take rank  ore  bodies.    The   mine; and. smelterJ$3.000 after paying transportation and,at Los Angeles, Cal.. for the   past'few  Seattle, who are prominently connected  with a company operating the Tip Top  and Bay mines, were in the Boundary  this week inspecting trie properties.'  among the umpire builders of the, age,  but their greatest monument will always oe the Canadian Northern. Rail;  A ROSSLAND MAN'S  ROCK DRILL PATENT  New Chuck With Big Saving  Over Old Style  H. VV. Schorlemmer, of Rossland,  has invented and recently patented a  rock drill chuck, which, after having  been given a very thorough trial in the  mines of the Consolidated Mining and  Smelting Co., has answered every test  to which it has been put, says the  Miner. It has also been abundantly  demonstrated by the tests that a saving  of more than 25 per cent over the old  style chuck has been effected. The  new chuck has some special ��� features,  the efficacy of which drill operators will  readily perceive.    In addition to being  WELLINGTON BRANCH  RAILWAY BRIDGES  First Completed by Contractor  Murdock Mclntyre  The first bridge on the Wellington  camp railway has been completed,  steel laid across it, and the second is  now under construction.  Murdock Mclntyre, who was awarded the trestlework contracts by Tierney  & Co., has built an imposing bridge.  The construction of a bridge 160 feet  long, with a curvature of about 15  degrees, and too feet high in the  centre, is no small feat, and its completion in a limited time reflects creditably on Mr. Mclntyre.  There is about 200,000 feet of timber  in the structure, all of which  has been  very simple   to  operate  there are no  chuck bolts   and   nuts   to  tighten; all |cut locally and framed  at   Mr. Mcln-  that an operator has to do is to slip in ! 'V^'5 ml11 s,nce  the drill  and   turn   on   the air.    The  drill tightens automatically and never  gets loose while working, as is so frequently the case with the old design.  Consequently the chuck bushing lasts  about four times as long as the older  design. This has been clearly proved  by actual test. All one has to do to  release the drill is to give a slight tap  to the wedge, which is part of the  chuck, and the drill is instantly free.  From this it will be seen that the  changing of the drill can he accomplished much more rapidly than in the  old way. Miners who have used this  new chuck for any length of time,  claim that they can drill as much in  six or six-and-a-half hours as they could  in eight with the old-fashioned chuck.  This is another great saving and but  one more of the numerous advantages j  to be derived from the use ol this new  machine. For the past twelve months  this chuck has been used by the Consolidated Mining and Smelting Co. of  Canada, and it has been pronounced  by the management and machine men  alike, the best they have ever been  called upon to operate.  Feb. 1 St., when the  contract was awarded. The immense  timbers used are a revelation to even  those familiar with the local forests.  The timbers were placed in position  by a cable operated by donkey-engine.  It will  pay you  to investigate our  parcel sale today.    E. A. Black.  Odd Fellows it Greenwood.  At Greenwood on Tuesday evening,  degree teams representing Snowshoe  lodge (Phoenix), Gateway lodge (Grand  Forks), and Boundary Valley lodge  (Greenwood), conferred the mysteries  of Odd Fellowship on candidates, in  the presence ol one hundred brethren.  After the mystic proceedings, the  members adjourned to the hall of the  Rebekahs, where the members of the  sister lodge had provided tables laden  with toothsome delicacies, as well as  sweet-scented flowers. F. B. Holmes,  noble grand of Boundary Valley lodge,  presided over a lengthy toast list which  'ncluded pithy remarks from a number  of pioneer Odd Fellows. Among the  Snowshoe members present were: F.  J McDougall, J. C. Tail, F. E. Brine,  L. J. Stalls, J. P. McKenzie, VV. Ross,  U. Paterson, H. Hazelwood, D. Deane,  A. McKinnon, T. Pilkington, E. Carl  son, C Wooton, T. A. Love, R. K.  Morrison, \V. VanWagener, R. Humphries, L. Jones, F. Anderson, VV. S.  Cook, C. Cook.  are running along ,on the same lines  and the same rate of production that  have governed for ;the last few-months,  which, as regards the latter, is greater  than ever before in the company's his  tory.  "My position with the company is  such that the financial end of its business is utterly outside of my province  and stock market movements usually  receive no attention from me. The  present one is so radical, however,  that I could not tail to take notice of  it. To me it came as a bolt from the  blue, and, seeing that Mr. Graves is  holidaying in California, I guess it is  just as big a surprise to him.  COINCIDENCE STRIKES   ENGINEER.  "In looking round for an explanation of so untoward and unexpected  an event, I have been forced to take  cognizance of what may be merely a  coincidence. This is that the slump  in the price of Granby stock immedi-  diately followed the arrival in New  York of President Jacob Langleloth  after a prolonged investigation of the  mine and smelter. I can not help  linking the two incidents as cause and  affect, though, of course, in so doing I  may be guilty of an injustice to Mr.  Langeloth.  "He was at the mine two weeks ago  with a friend. What he may have seen  or not seen during that visit that differed from his preconceived ideas of  the property I have no conception.  Certainly he should have been as fully  informed before his arrival as afterward, since complete and detailed reports of the company's operations  have at all times been made to him or  passed through  his hands.  "As to the rumor that the resignation of A. B. VV. Hodges as manager  has any connection with the slump, I  decline to credit it.  "The whole thing is a puzzle to me  but I suppose we shall find the answer  to it in time and things will gradually  work back to the old basis."  smelting charges. Gold and silver val- / months, will visit Phoenix mines next  ues are recovered in the Sally ore.  The second  instalment  of 50  per  cent, or 42.50 per  share, on   the new  Orchestra Dance Monday.  Werner's orchestra will give a dance  in Miners' Union hall on Easter Monday evening. The dance promises to  be a largely attended event and Werner's complete orchestra of five pieces  will furnish music for the occasion.  Granby Consolidated stock, offered  to stockholders at 85 per share on the  basis of one new share for each ten  held, falls due Monday, March 31.  With 13,500 shares ot treasury stock  thus disposed of, it is not unlikely  that the directors at their April meeting may act on a dividend. Prominent stockholders had anticipated a  $2 declaration at the meeting early in  March, but the directors explained  that until stock became fully paid no  dividend would be forthcoming. New  construction appears at an end, and  the company now has an up-to-date  smelting plant, with eight furnaces  capable of treating between 30,000,000  and 35,000,000 pounds of cooper a  year.  j month.  M. M. Stephens, formerly of Phoenix and now of Prince Rupert, is reported to have bought the Good Luck  mineral claim in the Portland Canal  district and will form a company to  operate it.  Wm.: Davis, who has been appointed  superintendent of the Snowshoe mine  during Mr. Biesel's absence, arrivedjn  the city from New Denver this week.  In company with Mr. Biesel he visited  the No. 7 mine on Thursday.  S. S. Easter Enterlalameat.  The scholars of the Methodist Sunday school are giving their Easter  program in the Methodist church at  2:30 o'clock tomorrow (Sunday)  afternoon. Parents and friends ate  cordially invited to attend. The  collection will be donated  to missions.  March 26, 'lo  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  The roltowiug table gives the ore shipmejitH of Boundary mines (or   1900.  j 1903, 1404,   1905,  1906.   1907, 1908 and 1909, as reported to the Phoenix Pioneer���  1901   2902.  Mine. 1901      190J      1904      1905        1900  Granby Mines... 309,858 393,71*   549,703 653,889 801,404  Snowshoe���.     ao.Sco   71,213     ........     8,426  Phoenix Amal._      B. C. Copper Co.  Mother I.ode_ 141.326 138,079   174,298 147,576 105,900  1907 1908 1909 1910 Week I  OIJ.S37 >��2S,747 1,067.983 308,745 23,582 I  135.001      48,616      170,360    45,930     3,410 S  14.8II  8.S30  ISO  560  B. c. Mine...  Kmma   Oro Denoro  3onnie Belle   Dom. Cop. Co....  .Br'klyn-Stem_      Idaho.   Rawhide   Sunset-      J.4S5  Mountn Rose.   Athelstan _..  Morrison   R. Bell..   Senator   Brey Hogie..   No. 37   Reliance.   Sulphur King..  WinnipeK- ���...��  Golden Crown..  ICing Solomon.,  3Ir Copper   No. 7 Mine..   City ol Paris   Jewel ���   Riverside ,  Carmi...   Sally _ ,  Rambler .,  Butcher Boy....  Duncan   Providence   "1 Klkhora.-   K Strathmoxe   Golden Eagle   Preston   Prince Henry���       Skylark    Last Chance.   B. P. U. Mine   Bay   Mavis _ ���  Don Pedro   Crescent.   Bruce   Republic ���   Miscellaneous..        325  19.365  22,937  15.537  S7.960  16,400  9.48s  3.007  5<>.3S��   55.73'  15.731  "s"64o'  3.339  "363  3.070  3.��S��  t.,-59  4.58��  3.450  222  J��4  33  15,108  3.056  4.747  1488  11,804  3.177  140.685  2.960  26,032  48,390  3.SSS  208.321  1,712  18.274  14.481  545  3".S99  43.395  ".353  64.173  31.270  3��.358  649  66,630  5.780  IK  530  120  350.433106,805 .8,0001  8.953     3.3'O        J6��r  1.833  g  48f  1,060  '"i��  3,435  33  150  ...30  ���45  586  319  993  400  726  3J5  167  50  3*>  60  75��  6S0  73   30  106  76  ,?  1.140  40  140  '5  5*9  90  "65  40  7O0  30  30  45  146  31  Total,tons  508.876 690,419 829,808 J33.62S 1.161.537 1.148,337 1,487.480 1,598.71s 465.112 35,384  Smelter treatment���  Oranby Co   3'2,j40 401,921   352,596 687.0S3 828,879   637,636   1037.544 1,042.837 295,285 22,800  Lrj B.C.CopperCo. 148,600 162,913 210,4*4 110.830 133,740 341.952 364.850 341,270 109,43' I0.958  ru Dom. Cop. Co.           132.570     30,930   84.059 3l8,8n    I53<39       33,66ii           ���  ���  K Total reduced.     460.940 697,404 837,665 983,877 1.'7343�� '.'33.o'7 t.359.o6o 348.419 PHOENIX PIONEER, PHOENIX, B.C.  rha! is Always Fresh  llALADA" is grown in the finest tea gardens of  the Island of Ceylon, picked every day and reaches  you not later than fifteen weeks after being gathered. Its native purity and fine flavour are preserved  in air-tight sealed "SALADA" packets. You  are-guaranteed tea of unvarying good quality.  Ask your grocer for a package to-day.   You'll like it.  ������- Black, Mixed aad Natural Green, 40c, 60a. fiQc and 70o per lb. ������  ��SB=  ?rv  The Phoenix Pioneer  Ajnd,Bofio4<^y Mining J<M*rp*l*  f  PROVINCIAL  IMCAD CM SATORDAYI ���� TaffB  t I  \    I  ���  * J     t   *  FIONJBEB PUBLISHING CO.  at rxomzx. b, c  y|V  ADYAHCB*  arCF   TCAsTl.*.*.i|INNHIMU,MIMhMIIIIIII��IMMMKII  ���Is MonUu   ���  Ta.tb* tTaltaii Mates, pel year-  ..fl.M  .. I.tj  m f.jo  Vy.laal.-u-~. tatasBsHMflsBMN*. 1/J.  II.  ^*^**^*^**0*t> V��"��l-�������Wisai ��  T. ALFHCO J.OVt. *U**a����.  Saturday, ,March a6, 1910  'A real estate agent by tEe~name of  Cannon has been arretted at Ferarre  on a charge of telling misrepresented  property. Cannon it taid to have  been disposing of bare mountains that  VouiariVTraise "goats as choice fruit  land.   There has been a variety of the  ' "Gannon"> tpecietLshooting it into the  .unsiupfltting txuhUc herein, foe ^sm-  ,dtay for many .months. In, fact here  in,Ifhoejpix��ll brands of realty-agents  bare been thriving, and it would, appear  .that, tfjere it ,a li,r^eral supply, of '.'easy  njark^1". pending in t,he city.' Payday, is  is, usually, the monthly feast for the  realty birds of pijey, when thousands  of dollars are paid out by miners and  others for city lots of imaginary value.  .* Of 'course, there are instances  where!  property, is   offered at a reasonable  ~ figure, but sneh are the exceptions.  .The instances where the, public have  been asked to speculate in city lots  that are a hundred miles from nowhere  Merritt is to have a rifle association.  Kamloops had a genuine kipnapping  case last week.  The assessment of Kamloops shows  an increase of $300,000 over last year.  The C.P.R. has established a tie and  timber department in British Colum  bia. Several tie mills and sawmills  will be put in.  Recognising the value of advertising  the district of Spallumcheen is levying  a rate of a mill on the rateable value;  of the municipality specially advertising  the municipality.  W. O. Miller of Nelson has been,  appointed divisional superintendent of  the C.P.R. for the Boundary and;  Kootenay district. F. VV. Walker, the  acting superintendent goes to Vancouver.  W. H. Burton, a Canadian Pacific  railway conductor running between  Cranbrook and Kootenay Landing,  has purchased the Monro hotel at  Creston for $35,000.  A persistent rumor apparently oased  on good foundation is, says the Times  current to the effect that the Canadian  Northern railway is contemplating the  erection of a smelter on the the northeastern foreshore of Esquimalt harbor.  Three demonstration farms are to  be operated this season in the Kootenay, and three in the Okanagan, an  appropriation of $10,000 having been  granted to the government by the  legislature for this purpose.  NATIVE MERCURY  AT FIELD, B.C.  G. S. Flindt, late manager of the  C.P.R. Hotel at Field, is authority for  the statement that he has made a remarkable mineral find there. He had  noticed something blocking the sink  and causing a gurgling sound in the  wsste pipes uf the hotel and oh invest!-  tion found native mercury in the pipes  and sink. He then went to the source  of the water, supply at the base of the  mountain behind the hotel and an investigation revealed native mercury in  the rosks. On this discovery he staked  three claims, and intends as soon as  the snow is off thoroughly prospecting  the ground, and finding but the source  of this extraordinary mineral condition,  which, with the exception of a mercury  deposit in Mexico, is almost unheard  of, though arquerite, which is an amalgam of native mercury and gold, is said,  to be found in French and McCullough  Creeks in the Big Bend and is vouched  for as found in payable quantities in  the Omenica country, British Columbia. The source of the lead deposit  near this mercury location at Field has  always been a mystery to mineralogists,  but if these mercury locations should  disclose sub plutonic influences underlying the schists and limestones there,  new light will be thrown on the whole  problem. . "'    '��� ���; ���      A Pittsburg clergyman has announced that he will not marry any,  couple unless the prospective bridegroom has an income of $2,000 a year.  He holds that poverty is one of the  chief causes of divorce, but statistics  sustain the view that divorce is rather  in inverse ratio to poverty. ,  35 cfs. Will Keep  The Doctor Away  At the very first  symptoms of a cold  get a bottle of  Mathieu's Syrup  of Tar and Cod  Liver Oil.  Begin using it at  once and you will  not need a doctor.  ; Keep on using It  till the last sign of  the cold has  vanished and you  will be better able to resist another  one. '  Large bottle 35 cts from all dealers.  J.LM��iU^^rrops.^b��rbrooke;P.Q.  ���   tMrtrllmlor. tor W����t��rii Causd*.  foi.; Una, Xatsoa a Oo��� Vsoeenwr, "  TMfinlpyg.  C. N. RAILWAY  ROUTE SURVEYED  $50,000 PQR  ZINC MINING)-  or fruit lands on some mountain' have  been too numerous. It is high time  that the wage-earner realized that this  silvery-tongued agent talks to line his  own pockets. ' No man should risk hjs  limited cash in property he has not  seen,��� unless at least it has been  seen and is recommended by a personal  friend.  Hon. W. Tenipleman, Dominioi  Minister of Mines, has rendered st  did service to the mining industry of  British Columbia by securing a vote o1  $50,000 for investigating the process  used in the production of zinc, and  zinc products from Canadian ores. At  present many thousands of dollars are  lost annually to Canada through unscientific and inadequate methods of  treating zinc ores, especially in British  Columbia The mines department of  the government proposes to undertake  experiments and gather information  from abroad with a view to improving  the present processes and preventing  Henry Berry, a commercial traveller  of Montreal, declares on oath that the  proprietor of the Royal hotel, Van:  couver, kept him in a room under, the  influence of liquor for 22 days, during  which time money in his possession  mysteriously disadpeared.  Photographic views of Phoenix, and  of the two recent funerals on sale at  Love's Drug Store.  The route of the Canadian Northern  Railway from Yellowhead Pass to the  Pacific coast has now been entirely lo  cated by the company's surveyors.  The last link in this important work,  was completed recently by Mr. Garnet  Hughes, a Canadian Northern surveyor who has been working west from  Edmonton to Yellowhead, joining his  survey with that of Mr. C.G. Hanning-  ton's party, which has been working  between Tete Jaune Cache and Yellowhead, the latter'distance being placed  at fifty miles. According to the survey  of Mr. Hughes,rthe distance between  Edmonton and Yellowhead is 200  miles. Mr. Hughes and his party are  how travelling back to Edmonton.  Within the next six weeks it is ex-|  pected that tenders will be let for building the' portion of the line between  New Westminster and Hope on the  south bank of the Fraser. Construe,  tion is also likely to. be.carried on. this  summer at points between Kamloops  and Hope.  It is rumored that the Consolidated  company is taking over the La Plaja,  formerly known as the Molly Gibson.  3  I DEANE'S HOTEL  ��� ���DANNY DEANE, Proprietor.   ��  This is the Largest and Newest Hotel in the city, heated by  hot water and well furnished throughout for the accommodation  of the public. Everything Neat, Clean and Up-to-Date. Meals  served at all hours, special attention being given the  Diningroom.  Centrally Located on the Bridge, Fifth Streer, Phoenix.  TELEPHONE   48.  3  3  S5  =3  DRAYING  Of all  IcIihIh  promptly  attended  to.    Kapid  KxpruSH and Hai/gago  TraiiHfur.   Careful attention tot.  orders. Phone A��P  JAflES O. HcKEOWN  A. S. HOOD,  Plre, Lite and  Accldea (osurance,  Qeneral Afen.  STEAM   HHATHD.  ELECTRIC   LIGHTING.  ^iUiUiajuiiiiiuuia^aiiUiUi^aiiiuu^iiuiiiiiiuiiiiii^^  ��*ap��p*^^  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-  Date Hotel in Phoenix. New  from cellar to roof. Best Sample  Rooms in the Boundary, Opposite  G.N. Depot. Modern Bathrooms.  Steam   ->    Heated  JAMES MARSHALL, Prop.  Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  S.   O'HANLEY  SHAVINf; PARLORS  AND     BATHROOM.  Phoenix, B. C  Vfxt noor to McKuc Bros.  (Cnon Hill Avenue.  Mali-iew's Barber shop  FOR   AN   EASY   SHAVE  AND STYLISH HAIRCUT  BATHS     IN  CONNECTION  MMW  **9m0t9l9S  MNMMMM  Not Sisters  Greenwood   Liquor  Co.  VVe furnish the trade all over the   Boundary   with  the Choicest Importtd and Domestic  Wines, Liquors and Cigars  As wc ship direct in Carloads, we  can   make   the  prices right, and give prompt shipment.  I. O. O. F.  8NOWBHOK LOOOK NO. <6  Meets every Monday Krenlug  at Miners' Hal  Visiting limhreu cordially Invited.  T A.I.ovk, NobleOrsud  W. A. Kickaku, Fin. Secy,  W. A. Cook, Record.   Hecy.  MW  Jas. McCreath & Co.  GREENWOOD, B  C.  *m9*9m>**m09i*$mis$**9***imi0��m  KingEdward Lodge, No.36  A. F. and A. M.  RcKiilnr communication 8 p. ni.     Be>  ond Thursday oreach month.  KnierKent meetings a��called:Mni.onli  Hall, Mcllale Block.  K. S. Kit AHRR  W.M.  A Kit IK   MO,  lfSH  aieelsln Unlouiui]  yVrlday eveiilngii  Visiting    brother,  always welcome  .'.Thorion, V. J>.  Orrln D. Bush,  V. Bee  n'nion  p/ei/-/    -  v   of  MEH WBO USE Z4M-BUK  HOW IT SAVES THEM MONEY.  That certain companies are offering I the great waste now prevailing in the  questionable values in real estate Ho I treatment of ores,  tbe outside investor is more, than borne  out by tbe fact that a meeting of the  responsible realty firms of Vancouver  was held a few days ago to deal witjh  trie' matter, at which" the following  resolution was adopted, for the protection of investors:  "That' we' deprecate some of the  advertising methods employed by  agents in placing" before the public  ' lots and" "subdivisions especially appealing to the small investor and the  outside public, under the guise of  large profits and quick' returns,' which  can not in the opinion of this meeting  be- realized and we would recommend  outside investors to   make   inquiries  Now and again you see two women pus*  ing down the street who look like sisters.  You nre astonished to learn that they are  mother end daughter, and you realize'that  ��� woman at forty or forty-five ought to be  ���t her finest and fairest. Why isn't it sol?  The general health of woman is so intimately associated with the local health  of the essentially feminine organs that  there1 ~ e^m be , no red cheeks and round  Sana where there is  female weakness.  Women  wbo  hsrra  saffeced   from  tibia ��� trouble  hmre   found   prompt  relief and core  in the nse of Dr.  Pierce's  Favorite  Prescription.     It gives vigor and vitality to  the  organs of womanhood.     It clenrs  the  (Complexion, brightens  the  ���yea and reddens the cheeks.  '  No alcohol, or habit-forming drugs is contained in "Favorite Prescription."  Any .sick woman may consult  Dr. Pierce by letter,'free.    Every letter ia  held as sacredly confidential, and  answered   in a plain-envelope.     Address:  World's Dispensary Medical Associatjon,"Dr: R.V. Pierce, Pres., Buffalo, N.Y.  from recognized financial or banking  institutions as to bona fides and approximate values before purchasing  from canvassers or by circular."  President Taft, of the United States  is anxious to avoid a tariff war between  the Republic and the Dominion of  Canada, and will do everything pos  sible to secure trade peace. It is declared at Ottawa that the authorities  will tiOt recede from the attitude taken  during the recent conferences, claiming  that the present law does not show any  undue, discrimination against the  United States.  The Toronto News says "not many  Canadians know that a Copper Mining  and Smelting company in British Col  umbia has the largest plant in the  British Empire and the second largest  in the world." There are many great  things about British Columbia that  many Canadians do not know, even  those Canadians who live west of the  Look at the financial side of Zam-  Buk's. use. A cut sustained in the  workshop, a sore which is unattended,  results' say in festering or blood poisoning. You have to lay off for a day  or two. What does that. mean when  pay day comes around ? - Zam-Buk insures you against that loss 1 A little  Zam-Buk applied to such an injury at  the time, or as soon afterwards as pos  sible, prevents all danger of blood-poisoning, takes out the smarting and  starts up healing.  Heads of families know how costly  doctoring is. Be wise and act. on the  preventive line. A box of ZanvBuk  in the home is so all round useful.  The baby's rashes, the older children's  cuts and bruises, the inevitable burn,  cur, or scald���for all these, as well as  for more serious ailments, such as  piles, ulcers, eczema, ringworm, etc.,  Zam-Buk is without a rival.  Dangers of shaving.���You get a cut  at the barber's shop. A little Zam-Buk  smeared on the wound prevents all  danger. If any ailment has been contracted, Zam Buk cures. Mr. George  Hobden, 108 Manitoba street, St.  Thomas. Ont., says: "I contracted  barber's rash, and the whole of my left  cheek broke out in one mass of red,  watery pimples and sores. These  spread to the other parts of my fare,  until face and neck were covered with  running sores. How far the disease  would have spread had it not been for  Zam-Buk, I don't know. I applied  this balm, and in a short time Zam  Buk effected a complete cure."  The sportsman knows that Zam-Buk  is used by all the "cracks," because it  is the best liniment and embrocation,  Men like Longboat, Sherring of Hamilton, Kelly of the Toronto ball team,  all the famous lacrosse teams and ball  teams use Zam Buk in this connection.  All druggists and stores sell at 50c,  FURNITURE  A glance at our windows and displays will give  you ideas and suggestions as to frow to make  you Home more attractive and comfortable. Its  satisfying to get such, real Bargains as we offer.  Call and have a look at our new Stock of  RUGS JUST IN.  Picture Framing A Specialty  Mil LIVERT STARLC  UNDER   NEW   MANAGEMENT  FIRST-CLASS EQUIPMENT FOR LONG ORIVES. LIGHT  OR HEAVY TEAMING, DRAYING, Etc, st Reasonable Rates."  We aim to Please and Sollolt an Opportunity  ORY WOOD IN ANY QLANTITY.  McElroy Bros.  (PHONE 34)  Phoenix, B.C.  C- F. EDWARDS  OLD IRONSIDES  ,     AVENUE  Hams, Bacon, Lard  Burns' Choice Imperator Harris  Burns' Choice Imperator Bacon  Wm. Davies (TorontoV Hams  Wm. Davies CTor9m%��) Bacon  Shamrock   Pure    Leaf    Lard  The Quality is Excellent, and the Prices are Right.  P.BURNS &Cb,L,d Phoenix,B.C.  PHONE   NO.   3  K.ofP.L0D(,E,No.28   I'HOENJX, B.C.���-  Meets every Tukhpay  Evk��jno at 7.30   :    :  Sojourulag Brothers Cordla'ly  welcomed.        :       : ���":"'-.  I'K.IIKINS.C.C.  h. Mccracken  k. of a. a.  WOOD  First-Class Fir and Tam-  arac Wood, $5 per cord  Pine Wood, $4.50 per cord  Pine Wood, double cut,  $6.00 per cord  ���    Wood Delivereii on SBort Notice."  'Flume B 32 ;  Johnson  & Andcfson  Plioetiix-  Grecnwood  Leave Phoenix, upper town, 9.30 a.in.]  ����.     .  "        lowertown, i6.ooa.m.  Leave Greenwood ���    -       3.00 p. m..  Standard Time  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.  Phoknix Ofmoe, With McRau Bros., Knob Hiu. Avk.  M.   LrAING,  Prop.  a*��a  Ms**a  maa��  ECONOMY IS PROMOTED  ��� ������������������.��������� i  By the systematic ���vidju'ticioiifc' care of money  By making frequent deposits in the Interest Departinent  By carrying an account iii the Business Department-  and paying for everything by check. '  ������"''���������-���"  THIS PLAN  Curbs wasteful expenditure  Keeps an accurate tab upon outlay ".  Eases business transactions  Advances business proaoerity  Always helps business men  BEGIN TODAY. NOT TOMORROW OR LATER.   ASK HOW NOW  EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK  Savings Bank Department at AH Offices  87 Branches Throughout Canada 87  CORRESPONDENTS   ALL   OVER   THE   WORLD  See   D.-J.'Matheson' about  housekeeping rooms in the McArdle & And-'  erson block, First street, upper town.  Subscribe for the ' Pioneer   and get  the latest Boundary news.  OVER 66 YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  ATENTS  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyright* Ac  Anyone Bonding a sketch and rtoncrlptljn mar  qnlcklT oscertuln our oplulon free whether an  lUTeiltlnn Isp��������� ������' ��� ~    "  tlons strictly c  Old  lureiitlnn Is probably patentable,  Co  ��� !tlr confidential. HAN0300K o  '' *   " nKoncy rornocurliijrpst  Patents taken tbrouirli Munu t. Co. reoslra  Commnnlca.           __...; on Patent*  sent free. Oldest nKoncy ror nocurliijrpatents.  THE  AMERICAN MINING REVIEW  ESTABLISHED    IN    180 0.  Rocky Mountains.    This is a province  of surprises, and we are having newl^^^^'^^^^rBuk g��  ones presented to us almost daily.��� 1 Toronto, for price. You are warned  Moiitt l&rald. - iagwa*tb��rissful'OBitatidns/    ''  THE MOST  PAPER   IN  PRACTICAL  niNERS'  THE   WORLD. ^  It gives all the Important Mining News, and every issue contains valuable  Special Articles, well illustrated, on subjects of real practical interest to  the every-day mining man. :        :       :        :        :        :        :        :  ���3   PER  VBA.R.-SA.MPL1B   OJ*   REQUEST  Pobliohed eray Saturday at Los Angeles, California.  THE KING'S HOTEL  "The Pride of the Boundary."  PHOENIX, B.C.  Newly renovated and newly furnished, modern in appointments and  centrally located, culinery department par excellence; and Bar  stocked with choicest liquors and cigars, the King's is headquarters  for travellers.    Bus meets all trains.    Commodious sample rooms.  The King's Grrill  Short Oru'er   ��feals  served  in  the  King's  GRILL  E. P. SHEA, Proprietor  W.  at all hours.  R. WILLIAMS, Manager  Mj��0*��.0a��i>��><.MyWJ>A��Mfa^^  ipeclal notice, without charge, lu the  Scientific American.  A handsomely lllnntrated weekly.    Largest circulation of any   Ry'lentltlc   Journal.    Terms   for  Canada, $3.76 a year, postage prepaid.   Bold by  . all newsdealers.  MUNN&Co.3616���1"'- New York  Branch Office. 625 F P'_, Washington. D. C.  MINERAL ACT.  (FORM   F.)  Certificate of Improverceols.  NOTICE.  McKinley Mineral Claim, situate in  the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale  District.  Where loratetl:���In Providence Cair p  TAKE NOTIUE, that I, A. A.���Mi-Iti:  tosh. Free Miner's Certificate No B26408,  intend, sixty days from date hereof,' to  apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Cirant of the  above claim.  And further take notice that action,  under section 37, miiHt bo commenced  before the iesnaiice of such Certificate  of Improvements  Dated this Fifth day of January, A .D.  1910.  78 A. A   McINTOSIf.  COLUMBIAN COLLEGE.  Founded 1892���Incorporated 1893.  NEW WE8TMIN8TER. B.C.  Provides a Christian home lor students of both sexes at moderate rates.  Has a preparatory claaB for junior stud-  nts, doing grade public school work  Does high school work, confers all high  school privileges, and prepares for teachers' examinations. Teaches all branches  of a Practical Business Course and gives  Diplomas, Gives a liberal education in  its Collegiate Course and in the Ladies'  Course for M.E.L, and M.L.A. In Uni-  versity.work, can take students through  the complete Arts Course, and the degree of B.A. can be obtained from Toronto University, which the college ia in  lut affiliation.  For; fuller information and terms write  Eev. W. J. Sipperell, B.A., B.D.,Prlnci.  pel;or Bar. J. P. Bowell, Bursar  -A  , I,?,, -    *     - . ..x^^m^xxT^m  PHOENIX PIONEER, PHOENIX, B.C.  mm  :1  I . Do y��u know the difference  between working and having  the work done for you ?  Sunlight Soap actually.makes  the dirt drop  out���saves you  time  and money���but   Injures  neither hands nor  clothes. That  la   Jn.it   the  difference  be t w e e n  Sunlight Soap  and ordinary  ���soaps.  Follow  Direction?  NEW LOCATION  The American Hand Laundry has  moved into (heir new building, back of  Idaho compressor, being more suitable for business. Send a card and  your laundry will be called for and  delivered.  Mrs. F. J. COWLES, Proprietress  WANTED  Wanted���A man that can make a  model of perpetual motion and put it  up; will give half interest. Come and  see my plan. C. F. I go,  Hale, B.C.  THE COAST REAL  ESTATE BOOM  A regrettable' feature of the Vancouver real estate  boom  is  that it is  crippling  industry   and   development  throughout the province.    The boom  has degenerated into a wild and reckless gambling which has assumed col-  lossal  proportions,  and   the   end  of  which will be the  further enrichment  of a few rich men, while  it will   bring  ruin to thousands just as happened in  the real estate boom  cf Toronto and  Winnipeg some years ago.    An  unde  veloped province can no more support  a great city in the  throes of a  boom  than the human will can control the  tide in Burrard Inlet.    The end ofthe  Vancouver boom must come sooner or  later.    Better far if the  money wasted  in the Vancouver boom were diverted  to the development of the resources of  the province establishing a sound basis  on which to build a great city.���Revel  stoke Mill Herald.  The recent coal excitement on Graham Island is causing endless con-  fusicn. Immediately after the diamond drill had passed through the  last vein men started out in various  directions to stake new limits. Each  limit is a mile square, and upon advertising they were found to overlap each  other in numberless cases.  For pointing a revolver at Harold  Moffat at Enderby, Michael Graham  was fined $50 and costs.  LYTTON MERCHANT  KILLED IN STORE  Here'saHint!  GOOD CREAM OR MlLK, euch as the PHOENIX DAIRY BRAND,  the basis of a tempting meal.    It niukus everything taste better.    Try it���  and you'll always buy it.    All milk ia acreated before being ��old.  W. A. MCKAY&SQNS,  'PHONE E 32 'Dkmvskkd to All Parts of thk Citv  D. J. iVlatheson  insurance agent  KIRK,       LIFB  ANr>  ACCIDENT.  HDHI.ITY     IIUNDH,  cov1vfij4.410.sKit   roa  PLATK    Q LAWS  TAKING    AFFIDAVITS  PHOENIX,   B.C.  r  Phoenix  Beer  ; Pure and wholesome.    Cold and as bracing in its  coolness as.a breeze from the North in Summer..      _ .. .  Is Kccoicmzed  by  all   as the  BEST BEER IN THE BOUNDARY."  WHY?    Bei-ause its   manufacture��� employ  all of their energy to  the  turning out ol a   perfect  Beer  from  the bist materials obtainable.  ARTIFICIAL AND NATURAL ICE,  ETC.  PHONE 23  Phoenix   Brewing'   Co.  Violet WitchHazel  Cream  The ideal lotion for Chapped Hands aud roughness  of the skin���a sure protectiou against the March  winds, and beautifies the complexion. You'll get a  Dollar's worth of satisfaction out of every bottle���  price 35c. Also a full line of Cold Creams and other  Toilet Requisites.  CURATIVE  SKIN  SOAP  A healing and anticeptic Soap, specially preparod for  tender skin, keeps it in a good  healthy condition:    ���"  price 25c.  LOVE'S DRUG STORE  PRESCRIPTIONS   CAREFULLY ATTENDED TO.  UPPER TOWN        j* PHOENIX, B.C.  Merritt, March 22.���John B. Bar-  rick, one of the oldest merchants of  Lytton, was murdered in his store  early Thursday morning. This police  are now on the track of a suspect.  Barrick was 78 years of age and formerly conducted a store at Thompson.  He was burned out eight years ago,  when he went tp Lytton and opened  another business.  The motive for the killing is not  known The murderer entered the  store and without warning shot the old  man and made his escape. There is  intense excitement in Lytton over the  tragedy.  A POSITIVE CURE  FOR INDIGESTION  If you have indigestion, your food  ferments in the stomach and bowels.  It does more; it decays, and the nutritious matter which should go to  make new blood decays with it, and  this leads to an impoverished condition of the blood, to nervousness,  biliousness, constipation, sick headache, bad breath which disgusts your  friends, and other disagreeable and unpleasant conditions.  And all this trouble is caused by  th��? food that doesn't digest, but ferments and oftimes rots in the stomach.  Aiid fermentation is caused by the  stomach not being strong enough and  energetic enough to thoroughly mix  the food with the digestive juices.  M-I-O-N-A is responsible for tens  of thousands of cures. It is such a  positive cure for indigestion and all  stomach troubles that it is guaranteed  by John Love to cure   or money back.  The price of a large box of M1-0 ria  tablets is 50 cents, and they are sure |  to promptly relieve the worst case of  indigestion or gastritis.    Try them.  GREENWOOD  CONSERVATIVES  At the recent general meeting of the  Conservatives of Greenwood riding, the  following officers were elected: Hon.  presidents, the Hon. Richard McBride  and R. L. Borden; honorary vice-presidents, Martin Burrell, M.P.; and J. R.  Jackson, M.P.P.; president, James McCreath; vice-president, J. P. McLeod;  secretary, F. VV. McLaine.  The executive: Rock Creek, D. R.  Tait and I. Crawford; Midway, C. J.  Leggatt, A. Roberts and C. Bur bar;  Boundary Falls, Norman McLeod;  Mother Lode-Deadwood, J. M. Mclntyre and A. L. Morrison; Denoro,  M. W. Ludlow and James Cunningham; Eholt, A. Rendejl, E. Bailey and  J. E. McMaster; Graenwood, E. G.  Warren, J L. Coles, \V. B. Flemming,  S. Oliver, S. M. Johnson, G. Cunningham and VV. VV. Craigi  Delegates to Ottawa June 15 r6: D.  R. Tait and George Cunningham;  alternates, F. VV. McLaine and J.   McMaster. .,.:.,���'���  BOUNDARY & KOOTENAY 1909 ORE RECORD  Shipment! and Smeller Receipts Par Year to  Date.  Ore shipments from the various  mines of Boundary and Kootenay, and  the receipts of ore at the smelters of  Southeastern British Columbia for last  week and for 1910 to date are as  follows: . ' ��� ?-'-.'  SHIPMENTS. WEEK. YEAR.  Boundary ,. .-38,710     431,47'  Rossland...'. . .T:" '$,614    ',54.76*  East Columbia Rivery, 158        76,29a  LIFE IN FIJI ISLANDS.  (PJttmUHCB) HXHOMi)  CURES CATARRH, ASTHMA,  Bronchitis, Croup, Coughs and Colds, or  money back. Sold and guaranteed by  JOHN LOVE, Druggist.  Bargain Sale  IIANI> -MADE   SHOES  Call in and Let Us show  You the Quality of Footwear we can offer You;  Shoes that will both Fit  and  Wear   :::::::::  PHOENIX SHOE SHOP  ��� A. T. TURANO, Proprietor  The Pioneer For Fins Commercial Printing  COPPER  The New Edition of the  COPPER HANDBOOK  The Copper Handbook contains, in  thin new and greatly enlarged edition,  in this new and greatly enlarged edition,  about 50 per cent, more matter than the  Bible���though not necessarily a better  book because of its gteater balk. It is  filled with FACTS of vital itnporance to  Vol. VIII, issued May, 1909, contains  1500 pages, with nearly 50 per cent,  more matter than the preceding edition.  The chapters with mine descriptions and  on statistic.1- have been carefully revised  and the bulk of the matter therein is  ENTIRELY  NEW  There are 25 chapters.  Covering Copper History, Geology,  Geography, Chemistry, Mineralogy,  Mining, Milling, Leaching, Smelting,  Refining, Brands, Grades, Impurities,  Alloys, Uses, Substitutes, Terminology,  Deposits by Districts. States, Countries  and Continents; Mines in Detail, Statistics of Production, Consumption, Imports, Exports, Finances, Dividends,  etc.  The Copper Handbook is coucededlv  the  World's Standard Reference  Book On Copper.  THIS INVESTOR  THIS SPECULATOR  THE METALLURGIST  THIS CONSUMER  THE MINER  TERMS are the most liberal. Send  no money, but order the book sent to  yon, all carriage charges prepaid on ond  week's approval, to be returned if unsatisfactory, or paid for if it suits. Can  you afford not to see the book and judge  for yourself of its value 'o you?  PRICE is $5 in buckram with gilt top,  or $7.50 in genuine full library morocco.  WRITE NOW to the editor and publisher,  Horace I.   Steven,  36, Sheiden Building, Houghton  Mich., U.S.A.  Total.  ..51,482     s6r,S2S  RECEIPTS-  SMELTER  Granby..'.....'.-.'.  B.C. Copper Co.  Trail '.....  Total.......  27,003  8,35��  10,238  28S-376  101,925  112,566  ���35.59'    4Q9.566  Land Registry Act  In the matter of an  application  fort  duplicate   certificate of title  to lot  4,1  block 1, map 60, Old   Ironsides  sabdi-1  vision, town of Phoenix. I  Notice is hereby given   that it is  my J  intention at the expiration of one month  from the date of the  first   publication I  hereof   to issue  a duplicate cirtificflte  of title to said lands,  issued-  Trainer, on the 21st. January  numbered 5099a, unless in the meantime  valid objection be made to me in writing.  W. H. Edmonds,  District Registrar.  Land Registry Office,  Kamloops, "B.C.,  March 17th, 1910.  They Are An Ideal Home for Colonlrta  But  Native* Are Often   Violent.  Fiji, in some respects one of the  uioHt delightful settlements in tho  Southern Seas, continues to develop  along modern lines. According to the  latest news, the Union Steamship Co.  hus just been granted a site for tlie  erection of a.fine modern hotel, which  is to cost $125,000, and is intended  chiefly for the accommodation of tourists, who ure going to Suvu in ever-  increasing numbers. The site has  been nllocuted by the Government ut;  un utmost nominal rental for the suko  of contingent advantages to tho colony. Then a scheme of scientific 1  drainage is under contemplation, und 1  the Government of New South Wales -,  has lent one of its ablest sanitary of-,  ficiuls, Mr. Peak, to report upon tho.  question.  The London Amalgamated Radio-:  Telegruphic Co. has sent a represent  tative to, Suva to look into the qucs-:  .tion of a wireless telegruphy instullu-;  tion; und finally, the corner-stone of -  u Carnegie library has just been laid'  by the Governor, Sir Everard' in  Thurn.  Unfortunately there is, a darker side  to this picture of progress.   The colony   has   been  shocked   by   a   brutal  und,   so   far  as    can    be    discovered,-  wholly unprovoked crime on the ISsivo  plantation, near Lautoka.    There wus  a popular young overseer named Hull  in charge of this somewhat extensive  sugar   ground.    Towards   the   end   ot  August,  when he  was  alone  011  the  estate, a coolie boy brought in a message,  between 11  and  12  o'clock    at  night, -to   the  effect  that   there   was  some  trouble  with the tiorses.    Hall  hastened towards the stables, und was  barely  fifteen yards from  his  bungalow when he was suddenly. attacked  in the darkness by a body of eight or  nine   Indians,    ���who    hacked   him   to  death  with large  sugar  cane  knives.  When the body was discovered  next  morning it was found that more than  sixty  cuts had  been inflicted on the  head  and  arms.    The nature of  the  wounds made it clear that his assailants  were plantation  coolies,  and  it I  was   not   long   before   several   arrests I  had   been  made.    Two of the  coolies/  confessed the crime and all concerned /  ���were  soon   under  lock   and   key.     It IJ  has  also    been   necessary   to  put  a  strong guard over them,  as  local  indignation is so strong that fears were  entertained that tbt coolies would be  lvne.hfid.  Led by a Stick of Cugar.  In his reminiscences the late Sir  Henry Drummond Wolff told many  amusing stories of politics and politicians, amongst which is the following:  At the time of an important division  a member happened to be confined in  a lunatic asylum. Every vote was necessary. Arrangements were therefore  made to deliver him at the House at  the moment required, and he was received by the Whip of his party, who  induced him to walk through the lobby by preceding him with a stick of  barley-sugar in his hand. By the  way, Joseph Wolff, the father of the  ed to joSBnh/late Sir Henry, was one of the most  arv idfiQ t���r\ I remarkable men in the history of mis-  ?&Jz!z.t%l* sionary work. The son of a German  rabbi, he became a convert to Christianity at the age of 17. After being  expelled from the Pap.il dominions he  entered the Church of England, but  was nt one time ostracized by the  English clergy. A man of learning,  great daring, and a certain romantic  charm, Joseph Wolff was nevertheless  full of queer ideas, especially with respect to the lost Ten Tribes, whom  he endeavored to discover. He visited  many lands, wus shipwrecked,- was  made a slave for a time, and was also  threatened with execution by some  Central Asian potentate.  DOG LOST  I ost,   from   Greenwood,   early   in  February, a thoroughbred collie  dog,  answering   to  the  name  of Colonel;  black coat, light  breast and  tan  feet.  Finder will be rewarded by  returning  to undersigned.    Any person   keeping  the dog after this notice will be prose-f offer to his workpeople has attracted  so   much   attention,   is   possessed   of  A   Methodist   Millionaire.  The  name of  Sir  Christopher  Fur-  ness,   whose   remarkable   co-operative  cuted.  C. H. Fair, Greenwood  Land Registry Act  In the matter of an application for  duplicate certificate of title to lot nine,  block one, map one hundred and eighty  four, Golden Eagle addition, town of  Phoenix.  Notice is hereby given that it is my  intention at the expiration of one month  from the date of the first publication  hereof to issue duplicate certificate of  title to said lands issued to Joseph Black  nil the 14th February, 1900, and numbered 0427a.  W.  H. EuMONns,  District Registrar  Land Registry Office  Kamloops. B.C.  March Sth, 1910.  Dissolution of Partnership  Notice is hereby given that the part  nership   heretofore   existing    between  David Oxley  and John   Hartman   as  Oxley and  Hartman,  formerly  of the  Summit hotel,   is   this  day  dissolved.  Hereafter  the   business   will   be  conducted by David Oxley, who   will  pay  for  all accounts  against  the  firm  of  Oxley & Hartman and  to whom  all  accounts due the said firm are payable.  David Oxley  John Hartman:  Phoenix, B.C., March 15, 1910.  great wealth acquired by own exertions, and owns over 30,000 acres of  land. Sir Christopher is one of the  few merchant princes among the  Primitive Methodists, and he has not  forgotten his chapel days now that he  has become prosperous. A few years  ago he paid off the debts of all the  Free Churches in the Hartlepools,  and this is only one of many acts of  similar munificence standing to his  credit. He has a great faculty for seeing and grasping un opportunity.  When quite a lad. having boon sent  to 8wedcn by his firm, he found that  circumstances favored a fine stroke of  business, brought off the coup on his  own responsibility, and, on his return  tome, was rewarded by admission to  BKt&ex&hip.  Sometimes we don't cure so much  about what a iiinn cau do as we care  ���bout what he ain't  Being a captain of industry seems to  be quite sufficient to satisfy the military ambitloD of many men.  Some men are philosophers, but there  ���re others wbo nre neither men oor  philosophers.  The reason why fat men are good na-  tnred 1b because those who are slim dle>  ���f being Jollied nbout It  Some people who go around braegtaff  about their shyness are so careful at M  that they never show It  Lever Brothers, Toronto, will send you  free a cake of their famous Plantol  toilet soap, if you mention this paper.  CAN'T FOLLOW  LEADER BORDEN  Hon. A. W. Atwater, K.C., former  provincial treasurer of Quebec, who returned to Montreal recently from a two  months' visit to Britain, says the  general view in the mother country was  that it would be far better for Canada  to build her own navy than to make  any monetary contribution to the imperial navy.  "The general opinion I gained in  England," said Mr. Atwater, who was  a minister in the last provincial Con-:  servattve government, "was that we  should earn the respect of England  much more by ihowing capacity to defend-ourselves than; we could by. any  mere money contribution. The latter  would scarcely be noticed in so rich a  country as Great Britain, unless much  greater and more permanent than any  party, here dare advocate, but the idea  of actual physical participation fires  their imagination just as it did- in the  South African war"  Mr. Atwater remarked that hitherto  there had been a certain patronizing  air in England regarding Canada, because they Knew if we ever got into  trouble they would have to pull us out.  But this would all end if Canada had  her own navy, which she must eventually have, and the sooner the  better.  Judge Clement, whom.Mr. Macgpw-  an, M.P.P., hit so severely, has not  been heard from regarding the matter,  but it is stated on good authority that  the judges deliberated whether or not  they would take action, One well  known member of the bench declared  that no judge should sit in British Columbia until Mr. Macgowan retracts or  the matter is judicially settled.  A MOTHER'S LETTER^  Mrs.  SamuclU   Vigtteau graphically %  describesthe illness and[th*- recov    if'  ."��� :'---.: y fry of her daughter. ���,    :|'.  All Mothers  Should Read.  Six new shippers sent   ore  to  Trail  smelter last week.  DAUGHTER OF,MRS, 8AMUOU VIGNMU,'     -,  MBS. BAikuELIiE VIGNEAU, Am-  horst, Islodo La MagdaHne,,Can.,  writes: ��� '������'"'���      .  ;.,-'.  "X write to toll you that I. am perfectly well. I took only throe bottloi'  of your Poruna-accordlrig to your ad-:  vice and ihe directions in your book/  and it restored myilioalth. t  "It also cured my daughter, who la If  years old. ; 8ho took 0110 bottle according to directions. I assure you that no;  doctor is equal to your book and your;  advice, I havo recommended your remedy to ��� number of persons."  A Woman's Remedy.  Mrs. A. E. Stouffer, Oaplbma, KansMi  writes:-'  '���Peruna has given me health and  Strength; Hi* the best medfcino'th��twaJi  tvor made for women. My friends naij  they never saw such:: a change' in'��  woman. I caanot say too much for  Parana." "'"': '"'";       " '  Household Laundry Work  A multitude- of'household'worries are .��� overcome by shaving your  Laundrying done at the Reco Laundry.   .......... . .-.  ALL WORK  GUARANTEED  Hello I  A 10  Reco Laundri  THE reader of a newspaper will, readily agree that it  is necessary for a merchant with any pretension to  aggressiveness to advertise. Merchants are also aware  of this ;fact. Therefore it would seem that it is simply  a question as to what form the advertising will follow.  Newspaper   Advertising   Is  s  th? Host Inexpensive  and Jin fact] THE ONLY WAY to communicate between the buyer and the purchaser  r  THE  ���^  PHOENIX PIONEER  IS THE BOUNDARY'S GREAT PUBLICITY MEDIUM  WE place the story of your wants iu the hands of our  large list of subscribers at the rate of TWO  DOLLARS A YEAR. The advertiser cannot circularize or personally canvass the field we cover for  that amount. The man who has no business with  advertising has no business to advertise.  For advertising rates or further information address  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  NTING  IS OUR  LONG SUIT  MJUiniiiiMimmiiMi AMyAXx  P,HOENfX, PIOHEER-, PHOENIX, 0.0.  X  ���  WorW l"  Liefc us Show You Our  Stock. If You Appreciate Quality, Our Prices  Speak for Themselves.  Come in and see the great "Clothing World/' Our purchasing power  enables your dollar to rule.We have just received a large consignment ofthe STYLiBCRAFT BRAND OF CLOTHING and can both  Fit, Suit and please you stylishly at   $18,   $25   and  $30 per Suit.  We Fit Your Figure  -both  Financial  and Personal  N. J- CARSON & COM^^  Phone Main 3  miULBIOT  AND  6%Q0LD BOriDS  ON EASY PAYMENTS  FROM  International Investment & Realty CO.  J. L. MARTIN, President  403-4 Eagle Block Spokane, Wash.  | in aiid Around Phoenix  ^ ��� BRIEF  TOPICS  OF   LOCAL  AND  GENERAL  3;'���'''    ; ' ;' INTEREST   TO   PHOENICIANS.    : .     . -_  perfumes, popular i    Wm. Davidson  of Fernie is in the  .���city.". . ������:. ���'���';���  M.nc Inspector McGregor is in the!     ��rJer vour sPrinR suit from Wallace,;  city from-Nelson. ������'������:������.,.���   ,.: the tailor-lower-town.  New line of bulk  odors; at Love's.  Gentlemen!  JI beg to inform the Gentlemen of Phoenix that I  'have taken over the "TAILORING   Business,  - conducted for years by Mr. Robert Horrell,  and  ���will continue the same in the old stand.   Having  already   been   in   the   Tailoring   business   in  Phoenix for a number of years, my workmanship  is  well   known.     I  will  carry  a stock of" the  NEWEST SUITINGS and Fashion Plates, and  can guarantee satisfaction.    A trial solicited.  Julius Carson  PRES HMILK  . i  That pronounced presence of Rich Cream is found only  'in Parent Milk. That is the' kind ' we sell. We invite  you to become.a judge by giving ns a trial. Phone Orders  to B. 32, ancrtame will be promptly attended to and delivered daily. .-    , -,-;  W. A. Mc KAY & SONS  H2 O2  The Great Antiseptic Solution  ;We have just received, a large consignment of this  renowned-antiseptic solution���the- BEST .for, cuts, burns,  bronchitis, gargle and mouthwash. \ See our window display  and procure one of our Booklets on ''The'Everyday Uses of  Hydrogen -Peroxide.'     ���. Three sizes : v .,        i<  25c  50c       $l.oo  Love's   Drug:   Store  liaMMriors  POOL TABLES AND BOWLING ALLEYS  Firstclass dry wood, any   length, for  sale; phone E32.  Jack Hartman went to  Spokane on  Wednesday to spend a month.  Ed Walker went to Hedley on  Wednesday to spend the summer.  Harry Matthews left Monday on a  trip to Spokane and coast cities.  Good Friday was observed quietly  m Phoenix, the stores being closed.  Easter dyes, 5c. per package, at  Love's Drug Store.  Miss Hcidman returned Wednesday  from a visit with Mother Lode friends.  Expert watch repairing at Black's  jewelry store;  satisfaction   guaranteed  Special line of atomizers being  cleared at cost at Love's Drug Store.  J. A. Morrin, of the Morrin-Thomp-  son company, is in town from Peach-  land.  Dr. Simmons, dentist, will be at his  office, in the bank block, Phoenix,  from April 10th to 13th.  R. Clark will arrive from Belling-  ham,' Wash., today to assume the management of the Reco Laundry.  Mrs. E. Bell was, called to Vancouver on'Wednesday, having received  news of the death of her brother.  A. D. McKenzie has bought an in  terest in the Dominion hotel with  James Summers and Angelo Schuili.  Lifebuoy Soap is delightfully refreshing for Bath or Toilet. For washing  underclothing it is unequalled. Cleanses  and rifles.  .C.P.R. Agent Carter is on the sick  list and Thos Bean is acting agent.  Operator Kingsberry is now assistant  on the wires.  For sale, the property known as the  Biner block, centre upper town; best  property in city to right person; prices  very reasonable; enquire of owner on  premises.  Mr, and Mrs. James Marshall went  to Spokane on Thursday for a visit.  O. D. Bush is manager at the  Brooklyn during Mr. Marshall's absence.  *y  School closed Thursday evening for  the Easter holidays. Principal Grant's  room will reopen Tuesday morning,  March 29, but the two junior 100ms  will remain closed till Monday, April  4th.  Wallace Graham, concert director  of Brandon, was in town on Monday  endeavoring to secure a date at the  local opera house for the famous  Jessie Maclachlan Concert company.  If a sufficient guarantee will be given  the company will appei early in May.  Miss Lucy Webling, who will be  heard here as an associate artist with  Miss Eileen Maguire, is an actress of  distinction. She was the original  "Little Lord Fauntleroy" of the English  stage, having appeared for 380 nights  in this role. Miss Webling has also  appeared with Mr. George Alexander,  Martin Harvey, Mr. Edward Terry,  Mr. Arthur Roberts, and other actors  of note. Miss Webling will be seen  in a number of dainty and interesting  comedies with Mr. Walter McRaye,  and will appear here next Tuesday. .  Dry wood in car lots. Apply to J.  Trombley, Phoenix, B.C.  Board and rooms at the Cottage  hotel.���W. Sutcliffe, prop.  Beautiful assortment of Easter post  cards at Love's Drug store.   "  Before buying your furniture elsewhere, call on R. J. Gardner.  Dr. and Mrs. Dickson went to Spokane on Wednesday to spend a few  days. .  . Fresh and, toothsome chocolates���  the most delicious of confections���at  Love's. - - , .'������-..-  Werner's orchestra goes to Cascade  next Friday evening to furnish music  for a ball.  Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Gardner will  leave Phoenix shortly to reside in  Grand Forks.  For cleaning.and pressing try Wallace, the tailor; goods called for and  delivered.  Team work of all kinds promptly  attended to; apply to W W. Miller,  phone E32.  Found���On Sunday, at the bank  coiner, Masonic locket; apply at the  Pioneer office.  Parcel sale at Black's jewelry store  today. Your money's worth guaran.  teed in every purchase.  For sale���First class piano, Cable  Cabinet Grand, in good condition;  (cheap for quick sale. Also one Hall j  Safe, good size.    A. Almstrom.  Another bad mud slide occurred  last Saturday at McNeelie on the C.P.  R. in the Crows Nest. The fireman  and brakemen were killed.  Miss Tupper and Miss Murray, of  the local school staff, will attend the  provincial teachers' convention which  opens in'Nelson on Tuesday next.  Angelo Schuili went to Christena  lake on Wednesday He owns several  acres of land there and intends to  plant a large number of apple trees.  W. P. Moore, accountant with Hunter Bros., Rossland, will arrive in  Phoenix next week lo take a similar  position with the Hunter-Hendrick Co.  If you are thinking of building or  require building material of any kind  ���lumber, shingles, lime, brick���call  on me for figures. Phone A44. C.  A. Ross.  HOW ABOUT  EASTER?  Business is exceptionally  good in everything that belongs to Easter. ��� The finest  tailor-made clothing joins  hands (with new hats and  ���.-furnishings for men.  The brighlest and best of  everything  Spring Suits!  Spring Trousers I  Spring Overcoats I  are here exactly as you want  them. A complete range of  sizes and all the new styles.  If you want the latest novelties in clothing, this store  can satisfy you thorougly. ;  Every day brings new  evidence hat onr clothing  and our ^methods are attracting men of critical taste  men who know quality in fabric, perfection in tailoring,  correct and accurate fit.  Thomas Brown  PHOENIX OPERA HOUSE  Under the   direction, of  the Star Concert Course  MISS EILEEN MAGUIRE  Contralto, Queen of Irish Song  MISS LUCY WEBLING  An Accomplished English Actress  WALTER McRAYE  Humorist Entertainer  Complete Line of  Pipes  Tobaccos  Cigars  and  Cigarettes  Always in Stock  NEW  FIRST-CLASS  in connection.  AN EASY 3 tAVE  STYLISH HAIRCUT  REFRESHING  MASSAGE  INVIGORATING  SHAMPOO  J. G. MileS, Tohsorial Artist  Finest Selection  Confectionery  Try  The Famous  Kohinoor  Chocolates  There are none \  Better  �����S4i��0VE & MCMTOeiiE^ Proprietors  Eofles' Tenth Annual Ball.  :'; E'aborate preparations have been  made f >r the tenth annual ball of  Phoenix aerie, No. 158, Fraternal Or  der of Eagles, to be given in Miners'  Union hall, Phoenix, on Friday evening, April 1st.; Owing to Werner's  orchestra having a previous engagement.out of town for that dat<Y the  Eagles have secured Bush's orchestra  of Midway, composed of eight pieces,  and which has an excellent repertoire  of. dance selections. The Eagles intend to make it the event of the sea  son.:''  McRae Bros. Sell Oat  McRae Brothers on Thursday dis  posed of their stationery and fancy  goods stock in Phoenix to Albin Almstrom. The deal involves about  $4000 and one of the oldest businesses  in the city. Mr. Almstrom assumed  charge yesterday and will consolidate  his lower-town stock with his new pur  chase in the npper town.  John and Alex. McRae are among  the pioneer business men of the city,  having conducted a stationery store  here for nearly eleven years. They  leave shortly for the coast, where they  already have an established business at  Prince Rupert, and in their departure  Phoenix loses two progressive business  men.  Tnde ,  Xuk  Asaya-Neisroll  THE    NEW    REMEDYF-OR  Nervous Exhaustion  Headache, Insomnia and Neuralgia are generally the result of exhausted nerve centres. The true  remedy is not a paralyzing drug,  but Food, Rest and nerve repair.  Asaya-Nburaix" is and makes  possible this cure. It feeds the  nerves, induces sleep, quickens  the appetite and digestion; freedom from pains and buoyancy of  spirits result. $1.50 per bottle.  Obtain from the local agent.  JOHN LOVE.  Next Tneiday'i Attraction  Miss Eileen Maguire, Ireland's  queen of song; Miss Lucy Webling, an  actress of distinction, and Walter McRaye, the well-known entertainer are  the artists who will appear in the Phoenix opera house next Tuesday evening  ���giving the third entertainment of the  Star concert course under the direction  of G. P. Walker of Winnipeg.        '  Direct from   a   triumphant   tour  ot  England,   Scotland  and   Wales,  Miss  Eileen Maguire of Cork, Ireland, comes  to Canada for a limited number of engagements in trie Star concert course.  Miss' Maguire   has  a   rare  contralto  voice arid sings the songs   that  everyone knows and loves.    She  sings  the  Irish songs in Irish costume  as  only  an Irish   girl  can  sing.    What Jessie  Maclachlan  is   to  the Scotch, Eileen  Maguire  is  to   the  Irish.    Wherever  the quaint   poems   of   the  late   Dr.  Drummond are; known, the  name of  Walter McRaye is a  household  word.  Throughout Canada, England and the  United States, Mr. McRaye is  recognized as a foremost dilineator of "The  Habitant," the interesting French Canadian.    Although local  audiences still  insist on Mr. McRaes's reading some of  the old   favorites  such  as "Bateese/'  Mr.  McRaye  is  depaiting somewhat  from his former style and on this tour  will be heard in an altogether new field  of sketches, playlets and humorous im  personations, appearing with Miss Lucy  Webling,   the   dainty   English   enter  tainer.  Tuesday, March 29  TICKETS, $1.00 and 75c.  Reserved Seats at Brown's  PHOENIX   OPERA  HQUSE  The Stuttz  ��� ������.r;-PliCi^t��--.;.���'���������';;  Matinee Jo-Day at 2;30  Prices, Adults, 25 ; School Children, 10c  ���xxi- To=Night  The Celebrated Case* or 'Dattle of rontenoy'  Prices, 50c, 35c 25c     Reserved Seats at Brown's  THE  AMERICAN MINING REVIEW  ESTA BLISHKD     IN      1BOO.  THE MOST  PAPER   IN  PRACTICAL TUNERS'  THE   WORLD   &>X&  Tbe Stuttz Players.  The Stuttz Players who opened a  week's engagement at the Phoenix  Opera house Monday evening, have  been entertaining large audiences all  week and have been receiving many  compliments from the theatre-going  public.  J. G. and Aggie Marion Stuttz, who  head the company of sixteen, are artists of distinct merit.. They have  been appearing on the stage for many  years, but have lost none of their old-  time ability to creditably portray the  leading roles in splendid plays. Their  repertoire includes a large number of  representations of well-known plays, in  all of which Mrs. Stuttz's natural  ability as an actress appears to advantage.  Mr. Ssuttz is both genial and generous. The entire proceeds of the  opening show, "Until Death We Part,"  amounting to upwards of $100, was  iiven to Phoenix Miners' Union in  recognition of his sympathy towards  'he union.  Today (Saturday) a matinee will be  =;iven at 2:30 p. m. and the company  ��ill close their engagement tonight  with "The Celebrated Case." They  should receive a bumper house.  It gives all the Impartant Mining Ne vs, and every issue contains valuable  Special Articles, well illustrated, on subjects of real practical interest to  the every-day mining man.      '���':'''    :     ��� : : :"       : :        :  ���3   PBR   VI5A.R-3AVIPl>I5   ON    RKQCJKsJT  Published every Saturday at Los Angeles, California.  Change of Business  Having disposed of our business in  Phoenix to Mr. Albin Almstrom, we  wish to take this opportunity of thanking our many patrons and friends for  their liberal patronage in the past.  Our successor has taken over the entire stock and being a good business  man, we bespeak for him a continuance  of your generous trade.  As it is our intention to leave Phoe  nix in the course of a few days, we will  be glad if those owing us accounts will  kindly call and arrange settlement.  McRae Brothers.  For Sale.  I offer for sale my residence on the  Golden Eagle addition, together with  all house furnishings, for $1500"cash.  The house is well located and has  �� good spring water supply piped into j  the building.  John McRae.  Talk  When the fire whistle is  blowing is  no time to think about insuring  your I  house and furniture.      Don't  put' off  another day.    You  should also  con- i  sider what company you insure in ; D. i  J. Matheson represents the best com-  (pinteftv   : .!  To make your advertising  pay you must put your best  thought into it.  It is just as important that  you do this as it is that you  devote your best efforts to  any other vital part of your  business.  Newspaper advertising is  conceded by , America's  most successful meichants  to be the most profitable  of all.  If you desire to reach the  people of Phoenix and the  Boundary country with a  word picture of the goods  you have for sale the best  medium by which you may  do so is  The   Phoenix   Pioneer  mm  M  r  t, \ ���"  y^i��if*rt\  J^MMftj.  KLUKUUUUUHOa  ngram  8BKBS8J  9HBBS

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