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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Mar 25, 1905

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Array /2&i!Zip+-v  Boundary Mines Produced $12,500,000 in  value within five years.  tone.  AND BOUNDARY  MINING JOURNAL.  r I  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary Mining: District \   ��� \.  Phoenix is the Centre  and  Leading Mining  T^cgfctative AssEamp of Boundary >  r>  Vol. VI.  f$   MAR 281905  V?CTOm*^>  ^yffsShsTyysBi  PHOENIX,  BRITISH COLUMBIA, SATURDAY, MARCH 25, 1905.  No. 20 '  ��������������������; �������to8�� i*e����#��������  THE  Big Store  SPRING  WERE SHONG  ON "HOISTING"  City Fathers Protect Municipal  Treasury.  Boundary Mining Notes  Turn Down Hospital Aid and  Advertising.  BKYI.ABK MINE���8TOI>K AT 80  FOOTIiBVELi  is forthcoming and with  it comes the anxious  questioning of one's mind.  Where will I buy my new SUIT....  Where will I buy my new HAT  Where-will I eet my new SHOES...  Where will I do best on CARPETS  and SQUARES   Where is the best place for LACE  ,    V  CURTAINS   Where can I buy my boy a good SUIT  Wherewill I buy fashionable DRESS  . ,    GOODS and SILKS.,   Where will I buy an up-to-date SKIRT  -Where    will   I   get    my children's  ' ' DRESSES ....:   Where do they keep new PRINTS  . ,   and MUSLINS   Where will I buy  the latest SHIRT  WAISTS   Upon visiting our store,  you will immediately solve  the problem, as we carry  the markets' best productions.  FINE RECORD  OFSKYURK  Shipped $15,000 Worth of Ore  In Four Months.  And the Mine Looks Better  Than Ever.  '�����  ���MQmMM4<MMft<Mro��maR��  We have just received a  large stock 01 Brushes for  spring trade.  To have made payments of $6,000  on the bond, meet all expenses of  mining and marketing and still have a  goodly   balance  in  the  treasury���all  within four months���is a record that few  mines in the Boundary or elswhere can  show.   And yet this is just what has  been done by the Skylark Development Co., Ltd., which is so successfully operating the Skylark mine in the  camp of the same name,  about two  miles and a half from Phoenix.  Learning this, the Pioneer man  decided to visit this mine���which  was  one"ofthe~first to bring the  Boundary  to the iront a dozen years  ago���and  see for himself what is going on in that  locality.    It should  be   remembered,  incidentally, that  the  former owners  of the Skylark thought that they had  worked the mine out���gutted  it,  in  fact���-and for that reason stopped work  on the property  in 1898.    Doubtless  they are not a little' surprised at the  excellent record the mine has already  made   under' the ��� present    practical  management.  On arrival this week at the property  with the vice-president of the company,  Dr. R..B. Boucher, the Pioneer man  was at once, taken m hand by Foreman  Rowe and shown all through the property, as Thos. W. Lawson would say,  from headlight to rear-end lantern.  Being somewhat used to ore bodies  in the low grade mines that are measured in scores of feet," the rich ruby  silver veins ofthe Skylark, running in  thickness from four to eighteen inches,  did not seem large. But results are  what count, and this $100 ore or better makes a showing on the treasurer's  books at the end of each month that  makes the shareholders quite content  with the way things are progressing at ore shipments.  So far about 700 feet of development  has been done at the Skylark all told,  and it is still going,on with good results. The main shaft ii down about  80 feet on an incline, at which level  there are several hundred feet of drifting both north and south. About 40  feet from the shafc an incline winze is  being sunk, and is now down about 25  feet and has reached tbe ore body  which was lost by the former management years ago. Not only has good  ore been found here, but in the several  drifts the vein has, been picked up and  ore is being sent out regularly. It is  believed to a statement of fact that the  Skylark today looks better than ever in  its history, with more ore in sight.  In   equipment  the  Skylark  has a  hoist and boiler for the main shaft, and  another hoist for the winze. One steam  drill is operated, which is  supplemented by hand drilling.    Foreman  Rowe  has a force of eighteen men at work,  and is operating the mine on  double  shift.    When shipping is  being done,  two four horse  teams are  kept  busy  hauling the ore to  the railway station.  In the past Skylark  ore  has given  some excellent returns.    In 1893 shipments returned from 150 to 300 ounces  in silver and $15 to $20 in gold,  and  the first class ore today gives quite as  good returns, even though the price of  silver is about half what   it  was then.  Cars of first class  ore' have yielded  from $100 to $140 per  ton,  and  the  second and third class ore gave from  $35 to $40 per ton.    The ore  has all  been sent  to either the   Granby or  Nelson smelters.  The Skylark Development Co. has  $250,000 capital, in dollar share",  nearly half of which is in the treasury.  It has been in operation less than six  months, and the mine looks, so well  and the returns so satisfactory that the  stock has been practically withdrawn  from the market. Since stai ting, in  October, 222 tons have been shipped  up to this week, bringing in the com-  fortabl. sum of about $15,000���or an  average of $70 per .ton. Of this 100  tons was shipped in one month. A  number of improvements have been  made, including a comfortable boarding house, etc. The officers of the  company are:President,A.B. W.Hodges;  vice-president, Dr. R. B. Boucher;  manager O. B. Smith, Jr.; secretary-  treasurer, A. B. W. Hood.; The bond  on the property was for $30,000, and  two payments have been made, the  second one several weeks before it was  due���and the money all came from  The Skylark  was lo-  At   the--first session   in.nearly a  month, the city council  was ,favored  Wednesday evening ' with   the   presence oi numerous   ratepayers, who I  were interested in the proceedings of |  the city  piers.     Mayor Rumberger  In the Providence mine the lead has  been encountered at the 400 foot  level.  J. C. Haas, M. E., has started operations on the Golconda in Deadwood  camp.  Work  has  been  resumed  on   the  Moonshine, near Anaconda, by XV. S.  J McDonald.  The Great Northern is now taking  out 28 cars, or over 800 tons of Granby ore daily.  At the Gold Bug the tunnel is in  about 25 feet. A steam drill will shortly be installed.  Four of the six furnaces at the Granby smelter are now operated with the  electrical automatic charger,  As soon as the machiney is received  BRINGING IN  6,000 Ii. P.  From   Bonnington   Falls   to  " Boundary.  Contracts With Granby  B. C. Copper.  and  and Aids. Brown, Roderick and Bir  nie were present, and the session was  an extended one.  City Cleik Matheson was directed  to notify the chief engineer of the V.,  V. & E. railway that the School street  bridge which he built was closed, and  needed repairs to the approaches at  once, and the high sidewalk likewise,  By-law No. 52, establishing the  grade on First street at the bridge, was  read the last time and became law  while the committee on Silverthorne's  claim for damages was requested to  present its report in writing.  It was decided to build a sidewalk  on Old Ironsides avenue from Second  street to the C. P. R. depot, and also  on Phoenix and Cimeron streets, to  the city limits towards the Great Northern depot. The city clerk was directed to return the assessment roll for  1905 to the council by the 26th of  April, and the B. C. Telephone Co.  was notified that the fire alarm service  was not in order, and that the several  large poles now blocking up Dominion  avenue be set on end or taken off the  the street.  J. B. Macaulay was given permission  to build a cesspit under the sidewalk  at Black's hotel, subject to the Health  Act, and Alderman Roderick gave  notice of introduction of the much  needed Curfew By-law.  A petition from the directors of the  Phoenix General Hospital was ��� read,  asking for financial aid to that worthy  and deserving institution. J. L. Martin,  the secretary, was present and addressed the council and said he  was ready to answer any questions.  Aid. Roderick expressed himself as  opposed to making a grant to thu hos  pital, and moved to give the matter a  six months'hoist, which was done, and  the matter disposed of for the .time  being.  Then Arthur Wheeler, of the Victoria Times, on invitation addressed  the council, asking that the six months'  hoist regarding his proposition for the  city to take $75 worth of advertising  in the 50,000 48 page issue to be  published in July, be reconsidered,  The council listened but declined to  reconsider the hoist made  a  month  diamond drill operations on the deep  levels of the Mother Lode mine will  be undertaken.  A four foot vein of ore was recently struck in the Non Such, one of the  Republic group in Smith's camp,, and  largely owned by W. T. Smith.  All previous records for one week's  ore shipments from Boundary mines  are again shattered this week, the total  for seven days running over 22,000  tons.  Alex Munroe, of the firm of Munroe & Munroe, of Montreal and New  York, promotors of the Montreal &  Boston Consolidated, is spending a  few days in the Boundary.  J. E. McAllister, superintendent of  the B. C. Copper Co. smelter at Greenwood, returned~Sunday from a several  weeks' visit to New York, in connection  with the doubling ofthe furnace capacity of the plant.  Dr. J. E. Spankie has bonded from  Messrs. Rendell, Taylor and Paton,  all of Greenwood, the Prince Henry  and Abercraig mineral claims lying  half a mile east of the city hall, and  has begun work thereon.  Three carloads of machinery for the  enlargement at the Granby smelter  have already arnved from Chicago,  and more are expected shortly. The  two new furnaces are expected to be in  operation by July, if not sooner.  Preparations are being made for the  starting of active operations at the  Stemwinder mine, one of the Brooklyn group. Air for several drills will  be taken from the Granby pipe line,  while the hoist in the incline shaft will  be operated by steam.  Frank Buckless, who has the contract, this week hauled two cars of Skylark ore |o the railway for shipment to  the Granby smelter. This makes over  a hundred tons shipped by this mine  this month, and a like amount is expected to go out during April. The  shaft is being deepened another, hun-  ago.  On recommendation ofthe finance  committee, the following accounts  were ordered paid:  Mclntyre & McDonald .$ 11 00  Dr. G. S. Gordon. ....    26 50  Phoenix Livery Stable      . 7 00  A. E. Ashcroft   256 50  B. C. Telephone Co       9 00  A. E. H. Clark     20 00  Chris Meinel..     12 00  Pioneer Publishing Co       7 80  John Riordan Leaves.  Statement  Made by   General  Manager Graves.  "Profits of $100,000 a month are  being made by the Granby mints,"  said J. P. Graves, manager of the big  Boundary corporation, in Spokane last  Saturday.  "The Granby company has a reserve  of $500,000 on hand, counting cash,  coke, supplies and copper products in  transit. The mine is producing copper for 9 cents a pound. AVhen the  two new furnaces are running ia July,  the present capacity of about 2100  tons a day will be increased 35 per  cent.  "Granby issued some new stock recently to supply $70,000 for buying  the Tamarack and the Missing Link.  Except for that no new stock has been  issued for a long time. The issued  capital is about $13,500,000. The  stock has been exceedingly active in  Boston around $6.25, and associates  there write me lhat still further ad-  xances are expected."  YOUNG BOYS USE  GIANT POWDER  And Attempt to Blow Up the  School House.  Last Monday night an attempt was  made to blow up the school house  with giant powder, a portion of a stick  being actually placed under one corner  of the building and exploded. Fortunately, but little damage was done  beyond blowing on" a few boards, and  skaking up things in Miss Moffat's  room.  Suspicion pointed to two boys of 14  or 15 years, who had been playing  truant, Tommy Oxley and Tommy  Watkin, and they were taken into cus  tody,by the chief of police. After a  time in durance vile, they were brought  before Police Magistrate Williams, and  given a severe lecture, and rather than  send them to the reform school, were  allowed to go on suspended sentence  if they would attend school and report  weekly to the judge.  It is said that the boys secured the  powder from the Brooklyn mine, and  seemed to think their school days  would be over for a time if the school  house was put out of business. There  was no desire on the part of the school  trustees to be hard on the boys, but a  term in the reform school or penitentiary will undoubtedly quickly follow  similar attempts.  Last week some boys broke into the  old assay office at the Snowshoe mine,  but were discovered, and little damage  was done.  '���A' John Riordan, who has been secretary of Phoenix Miners' Union No. 8  since its organization, five and a half  years ago, left with Mrs. Riordan on  Monday for Chicago, where he has accepted a position with the American  Labor Union in the office department.  Mr. Riordan made many friends in  Phoenix and the Boundary while a  resident here, and was popular with  the members of the unions generally,  who regret to see him leave. Last  Saturday evening a reception was tendered to Mr. and Mrs. Riordan, and  Miners' Union Hall was crowded by  the large number of friends and acquaintances of the couple. Refreshments were served and an address  given to Mr. Riordan, and responses I  made, the evening closing with dancing. {  It is estimated that the Granby and  B. C. Copper C. are out from $50,000  to $r00,000 on account of the shortage of power last winter, when the  water was so low in the Kettle river  that the Cascade' Water, Power &  Light Co. could deliver but 2,000  horse power when 3,000 was" needed,  and consequently was unable - to fulfil  contracts, let alone supply the demand  above contract.  It was not conceivable that the  managements of these companies would  Ie' themselves get into this position  another season, and it was known that  efforts were being made to avoid it, -in  view of the self-evident fact that the  Cascade people could not supply sufficient power at low water. Seemingly  there was but one place to secure additional power, and that from Bonnington Falls on the Columbia river," 12  miles from Nelson, and about 75 miles  from Boundary's large mines. This is  what has been done, as tbe following  from the Nelson News of Tuesday last  shows:  L. A. Campbell arrived in the city  last night from the Boundary country.  Aaked what the activity at Bonnington  just now really meant, Mr, Campbell  replied with something more than hie  usual energy:  "We are minding our own business.  We are not trying to down the city of  Nelson or the people who live here,"but  we are going in for legitimate business  on a much larger scale than hitherto.   I  have just concluded contracts with the  B. C. Copper Co. and the Granby Consolidated on behalf of the West Kootenay Power & Light Co. to supply 4,500  horBe power.   The power company intends to develop the upper Bonnington  falls for 2<M)00 horse power hydrauJically  and install a generator and water wheel  capacity of 12,000 horse powers There '  will also be erected duplicate Dole lines  from Bonnington to Greenwood.   Each  line will have a capacity of 6,000 horse  power and the voltage which these lines  will carry will be 60,000 volts.  "On account of improved machinery,  and aleo on account of the present plant  being developed for a minimum of 34  foot head, the power company found  that if they were to develop further  power under this head, that it would be  an utter impossibility to supply the surrounding smeltere and mines with power. Therefore, after most careful consideration, the power company decided ;  to develop the upper falls and obtain  there a working head of 58 feet. The  increase of speed in machinery decreases  the first coat to the consumer arid therefore we are in a position to supply cheap  power to all wanting it, and so materially advance the mining and smelting  interests ofthe Kootenays.  "The prices we are willing to give  power for and ai a fact have already contracted to do so, will effect an immense  saving in the smelting of "ores, and also  makes it a question whether or not it  will pay to continue the experiments on  the concentration problem. If the smelter companies will take advantage of the  exceedingly low'rates we are prepared  to offer once our increased plant is in  operation, they can afford to materially  reduce their treatment charges to the  mines, and it is not difficult to see how  greatly this would benefit the whole  mining country hereabouts."  Latest Prices ia Metals.  Nkw Yokk���Copper, electrolytic, $15./  25@n5.37; lake, $15.37�� 15.50  Bar Silver, 58>4  Lead, $4.50 at $4.00.  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  The following tabic gives the ore shipments of Boundary miues lor 1900,  1902, tor 1903, for 1904, and 1905, as reported to the Phoeuix Pioneer���  Manager H. T. Pemberton, of the  Montreal & Boston Consolidated,  went to Spokane last Sunday.  Mink. Camp.  Granby Mines.. Phoeuix  Snowshoe ; P'hocnix  B. C. Copper Co.  .     Mother Lode   Y Montreal & Boston Con.  Brooklyn-Stemwinder...  Rawhide   Sunset   Mountain Rose   Athclstan-Jackpot   Dominion Copper Co.  BrookIyn-Stemwiuderd'iiip..Phoenix  Morrison Deadwood  B C. Mine Summit  R.Bell Summit  Kmma Summit  Oro Denoro Summit  Senator Summit  Brcy Fogle- Summit  No. 37 ..Summit  Reliance .Summit  Winnipeg Wellington  Golden Crown Wellington  King Solomon W. Copper  No. 7 Mine Central  1900  64.553  297  1901  231,762  1.731  1902  309,858  20.SOO  1903  393.7'S  71,112  I904  549.703  ...Deadwood     5040    99,034   141.326   138,079   Phoenix   Phoenix  ....Deadwood   Sjmmit  ...Wellington  19.494    47.405  650  1,076  2,250  } City of Paris White's         2,000  > Jewel Long Lake        160  I Carnii West Fork      , Providence Providence      . Klthorn..... Providence      J Skylark Skylark     Last Chance Skylark     ' E. P. U. Mine skylaik      ' Bay Skylark     t Ruby Boundary Falls      I Republic Boundary Falls      , Miscellaneous      3,230  3.456  Total, tons..    96,600   390,800  Smelter treatment���  Granby Co     62.387   330,818  B. C. Copper Co    117,611  Montreal & Boston Cou._   8/5  665  3V  1  ''     ,  -!t!f  <   ^ f!  X1  m  X;l  'rip  Mi,  Am  v ft*  ���x-A  X"  m  M  I'll  X'Sj\  KJl u'i  "If*. ,  11  in  !*nTUHCB3WWR!t��!��&&fii  mimsimmsmiBmmmimmaimm^m^msm.  i    ���   ������>.���T '^^T1  ���.Tn' mm  ill  iM'Xik  THE PHOENETPIONZER.  Mr  ��?  ;���:;>:*  IS<6me Teas  are ?ood at first.  is ^vrays gpdfi  ^       are you going to have?  Mi  Kootenay Engineering' WorRs  NELSON, B. C  Pounders end Machinists.   . Repairing and Jobbing a Specialty.  Manufacturers for the Ckawkokd Double Rope Ashiai. Tbamway Svstkm, Limited.  Mining and Mill Machinery, Ore Cars, Buckets, Tanks, etc. Iron and Braes Castings. A large and complete stock  oi Shafting, Supplies, Fittings, etc., always on hand. Pulleys, Flanges, etc., made to order on short notice. All  break-down and repair work rushed through without delay. Estimates for all classes of work furnished upon application.   Special attention given to mail orders.   Scrap Iron bought by tbe carload  Office and Works,  Foot of Park Street  B. C. TRAVIS, Manager,  P. O. Box 493,  Nelson, B. C.  i&xm  ���XIX'\Ani,Boondtry Mining Journal.- '  mX'  ���-X- <r':AX:,:-imobdoniatordaVbirtb��;: '',']���';���'Ay  'XAAXyyX'XX'^'rm^i*.'-^.A'AXAXAyA  ���:'Vv,;:T��1��nlinn��.,if*M^'1M��P'fi<:��N��>.'��<.'' '''''X  AX'tx^-y^X m���1*^? Thence, ho. is-.:-: '���  state, however, that the. Montreal it  Boston is operating steadily, taking in  from $75,000 to $100,000 per month  and making some money; nor does he  inake comment on the fact that his  own Trinity Copper Co., of Giiifornia,  shares of which he sold to the tune of  millions and millions to confiding New  Ehglanders, has no smelter and has  never shipped a pound of ore.  B. C MINING  o���  >1  ���OMCHIFTIONa IW ADVANCE.  Ataytat^lX.  ���Is Month*..  fMf^^iM^XXXXArMA-yAy'A::  ...Jj.OO  ���������Us  %$Xz~Xy$r:X:  $0��MXiXXi  iX*y,~x,; --iy:x:'yt.fr.y  f;:X":  .'pirToVMenoti're  S^Wjii'linirtUtton to you to become one;; AyA .AX.  J|AjdMrtWiii.r��teiiriurnuhed'on application. X,r   ^ H'l��r^;.Brt^ M'indi^U i>er iuiixXXXA  WHA^T EDITORS SAY  0-������'������>-������ - - ���-"���~~-���*..%   ���^Regret While They Run.���The  Russians are said to be filled with re-  greV that General Oyama did not take  a dose,6f E)r-10sler's chloroform when  hewis sixty.--^Moyie Leaden  XOf,;:SameMind���It is said that  Kuropatkiii was at first opposed to the  war; ahdMtfdoes not appear likely that  anything ihas happened recently to  Ol^nge. hgrniind.���Montreal Star.  WfSpSXg:  tMX>{XX>  mMMUs  |i��SSI  ���:;i_o_!X  |MAjRfl|||i9||  ^|s;^iJcoMEp���The amendment to  the Game:Protection Act is a measure  which ;wllfe welcomed by sportsmen  as..iareir^;neipessary measure if the total  jdepleli^:b|=thegameof the province  is;io;be;ayoiided.���Vernon News.      ������  lit,  ^^m^k^lM^iiji  Sit.  Iii  !0$WM-^Sl^:XXAXS0XX!0  pS0^XMXX^x^':XA^AX^SAX4-^  pBBfiiSlilSIII  W$mxz0ti<ixim *&m&&FM.**&mxt>?XiXX  ftrie ?age'Mfa$br*ltto^  JI^stern Promoters Got It���The  C^umet^HepIa mine has paid $88,-  oo��c��<>;in dividends since it started  ^ich;;reminds; us of - some of our  Can^i^mines that paid $8 and then  ^f&'6wihgVto'the strain.���Montreal  ^rald^Sllllj "  :!;XI.  ||;Br^l|Deughts���More hockey  pl^^are;|iiled in Canada than- bull-  M!i!Mifi3fej?9- Canadians go wild  withi^|ligK^^r such brutal sport as  h^ey^lilwotball,, but fall dead with  indigmt^^en a bullfighter is men.  ti6ri(^;^Fernie*Led2e.ri ---> *"     - �����J'  ti6ri(^;^Fernie*Ledge.  ��� '.:���> ���  mm  mi  pi me  sani  MM  IrJef  build  Greenwood  JllllFrenrSuMy Calif iraia.  #?^SPioiieep|'of Phoenix/ British  -G��to���W^S!>as��iiSue(j . a- Midwinter  Qumb^fbfvthirtyitwo pages and cover,  d^ribin|?and^illustrating the more  l^^rtan^mining properties - and milling: and- smeltihg^plants of the Boun-  a^ry;;distnct/of which Phoenix is the  ^fn^cialjceh^e. The number is a  veryjh^spmeaiid valuable one, con-  yeyinft |n;��xcellijnt idea of the remark-  ^H^Pf^jisfcin'mining the Boundary  aistrictihas made)during the last four  y^s,^lliexempiified in the fact; that  tHe^|ue/of: the mineral production of  ^|lpisiW^;5&rvii last year alone was  $4��1??Plpqo;^iioV Angeles Mining Re-  newixxxXA:'XX    '  The Galena Farm mine on Slocan  lake is expected to resume operations  the coining summer.  .  LeRoi No. 2 at Rossland will sink  to the 1,350-fofit level. The workings  are now down 900 Feet  Last week's- ore shipments from  Rossland mines, were 6,520 tons, or  74,675 tons for this year.  The 10 stamp mill which was removed from Lemon creek to Ymir is  being installed at the Wilcox mine bv  D. J. McNally,'of Nelson,  A smelter is to be erected shortly for  the Iron Mask mine, near Kamloops,  the first unit having already 'been ordered for delivery in six weeks.  Geo. Hughes has commenced shipping on a contract to supply 1,400  tons of zinc from the Lucky Jim to the  reduction works at Gas, Kansas.  .A dividend of two per cent., or$j.Q,-  164, has been declared by the Reco in  the Slocan,' making, when paid, a' total  of $326,246 in dividends by this silver-  lead property.  11. Mortimer. Lamb, formerly of the  B.C. Mining Record, has been appointed to succeed the late Dr. B. T.  A. Bell as secretary of the Canadian  Mining Institute, at Ottawa.  ' Fifty additional men have been put  to work on the War Eagle and Centre  Star properties at Rossland, and Manager Cronin announces that by the end  of the present year, there will be .500  oiuhe payroll. Now 350 are employed:  ��� The Trail smelter has torn down the  jast of the old Helnze gold-copper furnace and is putting in a new up to-date  furnace with a capacity of 350 tons a  day. The old funvce had a capacity  of about 150 tons a day. The smelter  has now three large gold-copper furnaces with a combined capacity of over  1,000 tons daily. Besides it has three  copper stacks. ' s  Air Compressors    :    Rock Drills I  THE CANADIAN RAND DRILL CO.  D. J. MATHESON,  INSURANCE ACENT,  FIRE, LIKE, ACCIDENT.  CommlMtooerfor taking Affidavit*.  Phoenix, B. c  GEORGE GIBSON  SHAVING PARLORS  and BATHROOM.  Ifotel Balmoral n  Cor. ��nl & Knob Hill Ave.  PHOENIX, B. C.  KingEdward Lodge, No.36  A. F. and A.M.  S Head Office and Works.  SHERBROOKE,  QUE.  Branch Offices and Warehouses:  ROSSLAND, GREENWOOD  AND  VANCOUVER, B.C,  %%o  PROVINCIAL.  Kamloops is to have a $3,500 fire  hall.  A Kootenay baseball league is one  of the possibilities for the coming summer.  The Bank' of Montreal branch at  Enderby will probably open on April  first.  Fernie had a $6,000 fire last week,  four houses being burned before the  flames were stopped.  The Great Northern Express Co.'  has been registered in the province as  an extraprovincial company.  It is proposed that the newspaper  men of the province meet at New Westminster during the Dominion fair, in  September, and organise a press association. The fair people will entertain  them.  An Ordiurv Pill  Is liable to cause griping painF, but  Dr. Hamilton's Pills of Mandrake and  Butternut never gripe or cause any  pain whatever. The mildest and  most effective physic. Sure cure for  headache and billiousness. Use only  Dr. Hamilton's Pills  Phoenix Livery Stable  Witfiam Matkesofl, p*op.  Evervtiliflir NPW CarrjAGES   AND   OTHER   RIGS  nrwijuiiHs now H0RSES AND SADDLES SEVERAL  HUNDRED CORDS OF DRY  WOOD  Delivered to any part of the city.  Entire Outfit New and Up-to-date.   A share of the public  patronage solicited.    'Phone 37.  DOMINION AVE., COR. BANNER ST., PHOENIX, B. C.  *.HH,UHR,  - Secretary.  fiKO.H.DHY.  W.si.  I. O. O. F.  SNOWSHOKI.ODGRNO.^  MeeU every Monday Kvenli.jf at  Hardy n.���  VWllng brelhem cordially Invited.  , A, S. Willlani'ion. N. G  OHO. R. Mkad. Kcc. Bec'y  '    ,Wm. Delahay. Per. Fin. Secy  I  PHOENIX Arm  NO. 1M.  /ItcllliK" on I'rlday  at 9 jop.ln., Miuera'  Union Kail.  Visiting;   biethren  cordlully invited.  DAN DOCKSTUADKR, I'rea.  M.II ROY. Secy  PHOENIX ���  MARKET.   .  I P. Burns & Go.  "JOB PRINTING,  JOB PRINTING,  JOB PRINTING.  We do the kind you've always been in  search of���and do it right.  Pi'dneer Pun. Co.,   -   Phoenix, B.C  HEAD OFFICE FOR BOUNDARY CREEK, GREENWOOD, B. C.  HEADQUARTERS, NELSON, B. C. , ' '  and k\i M IferUs.:  Markets at Nelson, Kaslo, Three Forks, Sandon, Slocan City ��� I  Silverton, New Denver, Ymir. Salmo, Rossland, Trail, Cascade, ���  Grand *orks, Greenwood, Midway, Eholt and Phoenix I  FISH, OYSTERS AND POULTRY IN SEASON. 5  , .    All orders receive prompt attention. '���  J||||j|^jb^r^th^^R  ^g|||||||b^:^;r^nn^^  Ml& '��� XX��% cpn^jtio^tf^  W$XXX.  ^;ffipretf^game^|;>  v;,..���,.^.. j:,��� $XX$i$?:y0s0A^^  ^^XxX0A.Sx^^f-; ^^"^PfPS' y^M I ^ing ;ffiru.s'tj'  y^Sxiy:  'MmVpi'k-X^X  ^K';H:rff.-<;-'f.>v.---.;:i-i'.^-'.-.  ;Opp;'j^^ ^o^rtth^^;;;j^e^nESeii"t ;\pricev:"of   i^fl|^|��w|icANAOIAN MINT.  ��8|Expeclciii'ioAJtan "Out mm Cola. Per  fxMMi-mxM*11- -> -���> ''  A^M'y^^^W."Ottawa states that  ^^?|e|i^|fel|oster the   Finance  min|^er|h^^jid|that' 'the   estimated  ^���^quipjpingvitlie branch "of the  ���li^^W^Hf||?ii't   is   proposed to  Bwld;at^0.ttawa|is; $64,000.   The es-  fimat^xost br^iperating is $75,000  ?$'.:X0???X:A Appointments   to   the  ^Ipt will-be^ vmade; by   the   imperial  treasury.- Thechief members of the  ^^)fe brought from the impeiial  IPint., ;;The;artisans and workmen will  l^lou^-^^nf^a.   The mint  will  ]^^?^^ Presses.'." One will be kept  tn^eseryejfoi- fear of breakdown.   The  two. will be: able to\ turn out 400,000  cbirisjperweek^;;;^';:.  Thephargeifor.;'minting gold from  biillidn^yijl be; three cents per ounce,  What li Dripepgii?  Qualms,- nausea, longing for food  yet dreading to eat. I You may have  the real thing, but Ferrozone will cure  you like it did S. D. Huntingdon of  Hamilton, who says: "I was frequently  attacked with such \ acute dyspepsia  that I thought it might be. heart disease. I used Ferrozone and got relief.  I kept on using Ferro.zone and was  cured. My digestion is iii perfect order  and I can f eat anything to-day."  Nothing is as good as Ferrozone for  dyspepsia and those bothered with  weak stomachs. Price l ^oc. at druggists.  STRICTLY BUSINESS j  w^_^__     .,',-,'  The good advertisement speaks for  itself.  An ad in the paper is worth two in  your mind.  '   lipid Defeased.  A half repentant bachelor, with quite'a  pile of rocks,  Dropped in oneday, beside the way, and  bought a pair of socks;  Arrived   at home ��� romantic joy���he  wonderingly .drew out  A note, deep hidden in the hose���from  ,    Borne fair hand, no uoubt.  "I'm twenty years of age," it read, "and  called a country belle;  With you I'd like to correspond���if you  will never tell;  My object, matrimony is, and yours, I  hope, the same,  If you'll   address me,   I'll   respond,"  and then she wrote her name.  On fire with hope, the bachelor  that  very evening wrote  And folded his epistle with akiBS inside  the note;  Slycupid had him in his mesh, no very  clever catch,  For after all, quite foolish is a half repentant bach.  Butoh! how sheepidh did he feel, when  from the fair unknown,  This answer came,  to quench his flame,  "An old maid I have grown;  Alas! 'twas forty years ago 1 planned  that fond surprise,  Defeated   by  a heartless wretch who  wouldn't advertise."���Ex.  ���������������������������������������������.���������������..,���.���������������������........,.......,.;  A Serenely Happy Mas.  Is Mr. Thos. McGalshan of North  Pelham, who was cured of muscular  rheumatism by Nerviline, the most  'powerful rheumatic remedy in the  world. "I suffered all manner of pain  for years,"he writes, "and Nerviline was  the only thing that did ��� me any good.  I can heartily recommend Nerviline  for all forms of rheumatism; it goes to  the very core of the pain and brings  lasting relief.    Let every sufferer from  Phoenix Beer \  ���I  1  ?  T  i  OREGON  Shoreline  ano union Pacific  ONLY LINE EAST VIA '  Salt Lake and Denver.  Two Trains Daily.  Steamship tickets to Europeaud othei  foreign countries-  I.CRVM  Daily  Spokane Time Schedule.  Effective Nov. ri 190j  Arrivis  Daily  Made fiom the BEST MALT and PUREST  SPRING WATER, it is unexcelled for quality. Ask for PHOENIX BEER and insist  on having it  PHOENIX BREWERY,  I J. MUELLER, Proprietor.  J   Standard Avk. and Banner St.       .   :-: PHOENIX   B.C  fib Tana Collie Kennels ~  THE  HOME OF  High-Cla��s  COLLIES  We make a specialty of breeding the  best working strains for sheep-men  and sell at reasonable prices. Our  Collies give satisfaction to flockmasters  everywhere.    Write us your wants. "  Thos. S. Griffith,  Phoenix Bakery,  fhoeulxStreet.   'Plionejj,  We make good bread,     Try it.  .... C. W. GREER, Propriktor  7.��5R.m. l'AST MAir.���To and from  Coeurd'Aleiiedialrtct, Parm-  inetoii Garfield folfux Pullman, ���Mohcow, ���Pomeroy,  Waltaliing, Dayton, Wall a  Walla, Pcii'l eton, Bnkcr City   <  -1 -and all point* Hunt 8 oo  Via p. ni. KXPRKSS���For Farniiiiglou .  Garfield,.Colfax,   Pullman   ���  Moacow.I.ewistoii, Portland -  "   San Francisco, linker City *  and all points KAST.  KXPRKSS ���From all points .  Hast, Baker City, San Francisco, Portland, Colfax, Gar- ,  field and Fariuiiigtoii 11.40a.m  ���ItKept Sunday.  SHORT LINE TO CALIFORNIA.  San Francisco-Portland Route.  Steamers sail from Ain.swortli docc, Portland  at 8 p. 111, and from Spear Street wharf, SanKrah-  ciwo, at 10 u. in. every five days.  Tickets011 saleatallS.F AN.stations.  For further information as to rates, tune  trains, equipment, etc.. address  - . GEO. J. MOiU.KK.Gcueral Agent,  Riverside Ave., Spokane. Wash   ,  He writes best who feels most deep- lame back'achinS i0'nts and swelled j ,   -  *'-'-"--'���  I limbs use Nerviline."   It's to cure and |P. 0. BoxlOOT. Spokane, Wash.}  ly the truth of what he is writing���ad  vertisements or other stuff.  Concentrated thought results in  earnestness of expression. Concentrate the thoughts in your advertising  The best of advertising must wait  on the convenience of the customer  for its results. And all good advertising tells its story so that convenience  is facilitated.  costs 25c. for a large bottle.  r.  eees>e*eeee��>ae������ooec99at)e��l  an  CITi SCAVENGER  Leave Orders at City  Clerk's Office.  .*.jM        PHOENIX, B C.  Phoenix Shoe Shop.  All Work Guaranteed.  Imported Goods.  FINE BOOTS AND SH0KS  MADE TO ORDER.  PRACTICAL    MINERS'  A ND PROS  PECTORS' SHOES  A SPECIALTY.  . Shop  on   Doini.-iiiin Avet-n.  jiRtoip ounce?, and two' cents per I ���e(��ne ��f the ^est: ^ssmgs a mod-  |yfor|K��;a^;j��^ metalai;1  W��Zl$0jX^AAX.,���.-:-��� ,-,-,���-,.. -,-:-:-��-.���...~.  W^M$l��^0M^MM-��W^M0^:^. ^ines arid ^srnel-.  ��g^p^ifS:Ss^r:^y:-^yi!iyr.:.y^r:Xx:^-i.*���;'-": ";-;;;:.\.,.. r~yr.<. ���,..���.  S!ffi5^iW^��feEVSv:wilt'^t:hO'-ilistant:H ��� tv.*  'mohthsii  .-������the' -.Bpstpn  s inv the rMbriti;  n|j|ni;his -���contributioiijto  ^|^^jpni,'';;;'becaiise "if3had  jdoesi;not  cdrrespond^bw������&;; those paid to the  royal^rnin^WrJAqstraiia.    It was   not  ^tydeteTminec^iwhat; rates will  be im-  lipsedJ'pnMe coiiikge of gold for the  British government^; The amount of  ^^������.Ppplclpnifpverriment's reserve is  f SSipppipPi0'���:'.;V-:;in";-addition to this the  !^nks rnaintairiateserve of $17,000,-  p^^^fee-^seryes, which are now-  held vjni American gold coin, will be  changed to C^Jadian currency, when  available;-. 'XXX-X6.  happy possessor of such an outfit you  can, greatly improve the efficiency of  those you have by the judicious use of  Chamberlain's Stomach and Liver Tablets. They are pleasant to take and  agreeable in effect. For sale by all  druggists  And Boundary Mining Joisrncsl  Is published in the heart of the greatest and most productive gold-copper camp in the Dominion of Canada.  'yXxxXXAHayXlblil  J_We offer One Hundred Dollars Reward for any  easa or Catarrh that cannot be cured by Hall's  Catarrh Cure.. F.J. CKENKY & CO., Tc'ledo.O.  -. ��� we, tlie undersigned; have known F.JJChenev  ifnr.thei;*i,s?;e^('*"^,,c,ieve him Perfectly  houoraWe In all business transactions ondfinaa-  pally able to carry put any obligations made bv  liishrm. ; Waldimq,Kwnan & JUkviw.  -:'��Xi X'.XyyTHaUMe nruzgi.ta, Toledo, O.  ��� Hal)'. Catarrh Cure Js taken fiiteriially. actiog  directly upon the blood and mucoussurfaas ol  theiystem.; Testimonials sent free.. Price va  per bottle:  S6dl by all DruRBurtJi t!fi  y..Talc* Hall's Family's Fills for consUpatloa.  Womea at a Premlata lo B. C.  The figures in the statistical   year  book show that the percentage of men  is greater in British Columbia   than  any, other province in the  Dominion  and that of women is correspondingly  less.   Of the population we find that  in 1881,-40.4% were women; in 1891  35.8%' were   women;  and   in  1901  36.*% were women.    In 18S1  59 6%  were men; in 1891 64:1%  were men;!  andin  190;  63.9%   were   men.    A  nearly equal percentage of each, however, were married during the two decades.  Iu five years more thau 2,500,000 tons of ore have beeu mined and  smelted here, with a valuation of over $12,500,000. ' And tlie industry is  only in its infancy.  The greatest mines of the Boundary are at Phoenix���not one or five  miles distant, but in front of, behind and beneath the Pioneer office. Consequently, from our vantage point we believe tlie Pioneer can give you the  best, latest and most reliable news ofthe mines and smelters ofthe Boundary,  The Pioneer is worth |io per year~but it costs only fe,  if the com comes with the order  payable to the  Make all orders  W. B. WILLCOX, Manager.  ojp  BBWfflMMSflaass^B  lix, British ���o8umhis  XM^XXMX:0X^  _.:..._-_i..i^/__fi ..��._���.!_.  X!:X''rxxx*'xX:z*VS'    j! ?...'.;':.. ;f ,       ���   . -,-. -'X ."������.���*���?���.���.*.:������   . st ��� '. il' -v.   ���\-.->, ..��� .:-,>.���. ,.: .'. -  . ������'..��.��� :������   -r- r-v.. iV ���������xx^c^-,^  J?  Knepfnu) TEE PHOENIX PtOKEEE.  ESTABLISHED  1859. -  lit  FORTY-TWO <BUANCHES AND  AGENCIES. IN  CANADA,  KXTENSIVE   FOREICN  CONNECTIONS.  STATEMENT.  Jan. 2ml.'UK��.  LIABILITIES.'  .pita) P��i<l UP ^JS'nm-ffi  Ra**rve  - - IjOW.OOO.OO  Undivided proBU etc     218,433.1-1  lieDOilU In current nccouut  2,1)93,781 81  Deposltlin S��Tlngideii��rtment. 1,9M.mil!  RESOURCE.  Cash 011 band         s 1 <; r, onus  Due from other banks ii.T-  iWawas  Deposit with Homlnlon govt...     \ou uuouu  Government,municipaland other w,wuuu  bonds and Bocnrltier      s���� tfl  -PBUH   .-,   11 <KBlli�� kT  Heal estate inorlMwa, bank pre,"'.    '  lies and orher aseets ;.     6'8,483.S0  116,186.427 71  JAS. MACKINNON, General Manager!  COPPER  The m-w edition of tho COPPER HAXIJUOOK lists nrul <lescrihi's 3.311  cop-  pt-r mines and copper mining eompanieF, in nil jiarts of the worlil, roverins: the  Klob��, thesetlewsriptions.ranginj: from two liiicti to 12 pnj;esin length, "���  iintiortante'of the mines.   The descriptions are nut padded, but givo fuels :n ?lie  most condensed and get-at-able form.  There are also fifteen niiscellant'ous chapters, devoted to the History Ut-es  Teniiinology, ; Geography; Geology, Chemistry, Mineralogy, Metallurgy,"Financei  mid Statietlc* of Copper, render,ng tlie volume a veritable encyclopedia of the etib  ject'of Copper and everything pertaining to the metal.  It I* the World's Stindard Reference Book on Copper.  Every Miner, Prospector, Inwslor, Banker, and Broker needs the book. Price  ia $5 In-Buckram binding'with gilt top, or $7.50 in full library inorrovco, and the  book, In either binding, will lie Bent, fully prepaid, on approval, to any address-in  the world, to ue'paid for if found B-atig/actoi-jyor may returned within a week of re-  eeiptanJ thecharge cancelled.   Addreaa the Author and Publisher, ���.. "  HORACE J. STEVENS, 36 Pott Office Block, Houghton, Mich., U. S. A.  Gait Coal  delivered to any part of  the city.  Hay, Grain,  Oats, Wheat, Feed, etc.  Large stock.  <��        Good Dry Wood.       &     ���)  Tisis Time io His Great Character, the Crafty  Ricbellcn.  "Richelieu," the play in which that  fine   actor,   Mr.   J/arold Nelson,  is  shortly to be seen here is a drama of  universal human  interest     It tells a  story of absorbing interest and  clearly  reveals the craft and  brain  power of  one of the greatest cardinais the great  Church of Rome has known in her history.    It has long   been   recognized  that   "Richelieu"   is    Mr.'    Nelson's  .strongest portrayal and  so  many  requests have been made for its revival  that his  manager, Air.   C. P. Walker,  was compelled to listen to  public demand.    He has, in yielding to the request,  equipped  Mr.  Nelson  with a  beautiful spectacular production of the  fascinating play and  given  his  star a  free hand in the selection of a supporting company equal   to every  requirement.  .A more worthy dramatic production has   never been given in this  country���a play and  a  portrayal that  must appeal to all whose   tastes have  not been entirely vitiated   by   cheap  larce or vulgar   vaudeville.    Mr. Nelson's new production will 'r,e seen here  on Wednesday, March 29th.  Farmers, Mechanics, Sportsman!  To heal and soften the skin and remove grease  oil and rust stains, paint and and earth, etc., u��  the "Master Mechanic's" Tar Soap. Albert  Toilet Bosd Co. Mfm    ,  THE OBSERVATORY  ���   Thikos T.��lkkj> of at  HOME AND KLSBWHKKK  \  PALACE LIVERY STABLES  McINTYRE & McDONALD, Props.  Knob Hill Ave.,       TtfuSS"        Phoenix, B. C.  An Unprecedented  Offer to our Subscribers.  BOTH NEW AND OLD.  Phoenix Pioneer and Toronto  Globe (daily) both for One  ytar ....:   Phoenix Pioneer and Toronto  Globe, (weekly) both for One  year   Phoenix Pioneer and Montreal  Daily Herald, both for One  ttaok  /Including; Handsome Portrait^  Jf��3��r  lofKliig; Edward, I7����inclic��.y------------  Phoenix Pioneer and New York  World, Thrice-a week, both  for one year  ...  Phoenix Pioneer and Montreal  Family Herald and Weekly Star,  both one year   Catarrh of the Head.  Is very common, but awfully dangerous because it causes deafness and  leads to consumption. Cure is assiye  to follow the use of Catarrhozone as  day is to follow night. You simply  breathe the fragrant healing Catarrhozone which spreads thrcugh the nasal  passages, throat and lungs, driving out  every vestige of catarrh. "I was cured  of chronic catarrh of the nose and  throat" writes Ernest M. Wilkinson of  I^iurencelon "after many years of misery by Catarrhozone which is a splendid  remedy to free the air passages from  mucus. Catarrhozone relieved quickly  and my cure has been permanent."  Price $1.00 for two months' treatment;  trial size 25c.  WANTED.-MEN AND WOMEN WITH  common-school education, that are tired of  working for sranll waees. to qualify ns salaried  ad writers or show-curd writer!) through out  instruction by mnil Prices low: term-, easy: n-  ^ooks to buy. Send fo--circular, ^tatinrr v/lio-  ~"U s:.v.- !hU ad and w-1 kh p:,:it'' ��� ���   " w-  $3.75  2.50  2.75  2.75  Subscriptions received to all Magazines and Periodicals at publishers lowest rates.  Send ail subscriptions to this office.  PHOENIX PIONEER,  PHOENIX, B. C.  Do You Want to Save $25 in Duty?  . .Then buy the. .  OLIVER  TYPEWRITER  Made in Canada..  A Standard Visible Writer.  whic'l'i'gives Perfect Work in the'shortest  time with the greatest ease of operation;  Write for Catalogue.  PIONEER PUB. CO., Agents, Phoenix, B. C.  Founded 1892���Incorporated 1808.  NEty WESTMINSTER, B.C.  Provides a Christian home for students of both sexes tit moderate ratefl.  Has a preparatory class for junior students, doing grade public school work.  Does high school work, confers all liiRh  school privileges, and prepares for tench-  e"' examinations. Teaches all branches  ��f ft Practical Business Course and gives  piplomas. Gives a liberal education in  ��s Collegiato Course and in the Ladies'  Course for M.E.L. and M.L.A. In Uni;  versity work, can take students through  Hie complete Arts Course, and the do-  gree of B.A. cau bo obtained from Toronto University, which tho college is in  full affiliation.  Forfuller Information and terms write  ��ev. W. J. Sipperell, B.A., B.D , Principal i or Bov. J. P. Bowoll, Bursar.  Latest Mining  Stock Quotations,  American Boy   Hen Hur ���   Black Tail    B. C. Copper   Canadian Gold Vields .........  Cariboo, Camp McK (ex-div.)....  Center Star >���  Crow's Nest Puss Coal   Denoro Mines .'.   Fairvieir   Fisher Maideu   Iliant  V.-V.-V   Oranby Consolidated   International Coal   Juno ��   MoniincOlory   Mountain Uon   Monlreat & Host���   North Star, (lv. k.)   Payne   Quilp :;   Rambler-Cariboo     San Poll   Sullivan   St. Kugenc   Tom Thumb ;;-,-.-\-   War ltagle Consolidated   Waterloo (Ass Paid)   White Bear ��� ~   ASKItO  *\i  *\i  3  -$7 5�� ,  4\i  2  ��5  $6 40  3  3  3  2  . f6 11  30  8  fi 50  11  17 ,  9  5��  1  13  is y  4  5��  $1 00  l  :i  14  1%  7  45  1  Spokane Falls  &  No^the^nRy,  Tlie only all rail route between points  iMVHt, west and south io Tiossland, Nelson, Grand Forks and Republic.  Bullet cars run between Spokane and  Nelson.  KFPKCTIVK MARCH 5   1905  Leave. Arrive  9:30a. nt.- Phoenix s;2o p.m.  9.30a.m Spokane..... 6 20 p. ni.  .0:55a. i��.............Rossland^ ..,;....4:55 p.m.  9:20 a. m.;.;.... ^.Nelson 6 36 p. ni.  3:50 p. ir�� Grand Vorks... 11:15a. hi.  3;oo a. id... Republic...... 8:30 p. m.  SavC  Time ail the time  The C. P. R. have laid off three  train crews on the run between Nelson  and Phoenix as a result of the keen  competition of the1 Great Northern.  The above was printed in the Kaslo  Kootenaian of last week, but, as far as  can be learned there is no hasis for the  statement. On the contrary, it is a  fact that the C.P.R. is putting on train  crews occasionally. The truth is that  there is more business to handle in the  Boundary than ever before. From  Phoenix alone the C.P.R. handles 5c  to 60 ca<s of ore daily, to say nothing  of the Great Northern also taking out  '.bout 25 airs per day.  Ml  C.P.R. officials themselves expected  to lose a goodly share of the passenger  traffic when the Great Northern  reached Phoenix, and they have not  peen disappointed in this respect.  When one can save a whole day in  travelling from the Boundary to coast  points over the Great' Northern, passengers can hardly be expected to take  the louger route. It is a fact that until the C.P.R. gets a shorter route from  the Boundary to the coast, they will  get the small end of the passenger  business.  One reason why there is more business for the railways running into the  Boundaiy today than ever before is  the fact that the three district smelters  are being operated steadily at the full  capacity of the ten'blast furnaces. In  addition to the about 3,000 tons of ore  daily required to feed these furnaces,  the amount of coke required is of  course increased, as well as the amount  of blister copper produced, which must  be hauled across the continent to the  refineries. This all makes business,  and good business, for the railways.  Consequently, although the Great Northern is now in the field and doing  business, the traffic has increased so,  and will further increase in the near  future, that it does not materially affect the C.P.R. except to give that railway still mor? business than in the  past.  CATARRH THE MOST DANGEROUS  OF ALL CHRONIC DISEASES.  "Pe-ru-na is a Blessing -to Those Troubled With  Catarrh," Says United States Senator Corbin.  DYjl'SING  To Seattle, Tacoma, Victoria,  Vancouver  AND ALL PACIFIC COAST POINTS.  St. Paul, Chicago,  AND ALL POINTS EAST.  Palace aiid Tourist Sleepers, BulFet  Library Cars, Modern day Coaches, Dining Cars, Meals a La Carte.  Best Meals on Wheels.  9 Fast Trains  Daily 2  **.. EAST AND WKST.  For rates and 'folders and full inforina  tion regardins trips-call on or address  any agent of the S. F. & N. Railway or  II. A.. Jackson, H. Buandt,  g.f:&p.a., c. p. &t. a., ���  Spoktihe.       701 W. Riverside,  Wash. Spokane, Wii  M. M. Stbphexs, Local Agent.  Phoenix, B. C.  Proper Treatment of Pneumonia.  Pneumonia is too dangerous -a disease for anyone to attempt to doctor  himself, although ho may have the pro-  perremediesat hand. A physicianshould  always be called. I (should beborne in  mind, however, that pneumonia  always results from a cold or from an  attack of the grip, and by the proper  treatment of these diseases a threatened  attack of pneumonia may be warded  off. There is no question whatever  about this as during the thirty years or  more that Chamberlain's Cough Remedy has been used, we bave yet to learn  of a single case of a cold or attack of  the grip having resulted in pneumonia  when this remedy was used. It is also  used by physicians in the treatment of  pneumonia with the best results. Dr.  YV, J. Smith, of Sanders, Alta., who  is also a druggist, says: "I have been  selling Chamberlain's Cough Remedy  and prescribing it in my practice for  the past six years. I use it in cases  of pneumonia and have alwaws gotten  the best results." For sale by ~"  druggists.  all  Sunday evening the excursionists returned from Spokane over the Great  Northern, much pleased with the manner in which they had been treated by  the railway company and the business  men generally of Spokane. Tn evtry  way the trip was a success, and it is  hoped and expected that a little later  the Spokane Chamber of Commerce  will arrange for an excursion from that  city to Phoenix. At the dinner given  to: the excursionists in Spokane, Mayor  Rumberger,who had just arrived there  from the east, responded to the address of welcome by Mayor Boyd of  Spokane. Julius Ehflich, of Greenwood, also made a few remarks, and  so did J. L. Martin, of Phoenix., Mr.  Martin, among other things, said:  ����  "We think the Boundary is the  ���greatest place in the world. The word  sounds to us just like tlie'Inland Empire sounds to Spokane people. When  the Inland Empire is mentioned we  think of just one word���Spokane.  When the Boundary is mentioned  everyone thinks of just one word  ���Phoenix." All of which is well  known here, of course.  �����  Mayor Rumberger, who returned  Sunday from his seven weeks' trip to  eastern points, was glad to get back to  the Boundary again. While absent he  visited Chicago, Toronto, New York,  and his old home in Pennsylvania, his  brother, Amos, formerly a resident  here, now being engaged in business at  Houtzdale, Penn. Mr. Rumberger  states that the weather in the east was  much worse than anything he had ever  experienced in the Boundary. The  snow and rain were the worst in years  all through the east, so that his worship longed for the balmy climate of  the boundless Boundary.  ��u ' ���  Of course, the lloundary does not  produce much lead, still the lead contents of the ore from the high grade  mines are an item. This lead is refined at tlie Trail refinery, and much  of it sold in the Orient. Most of the  lead ore, of course, comes from the  Slocan or East Koot'.nay. Lead miners, however, as they dig out the precious metal with which the lead is associated, can remember that the lead  will doubtless be used by the Japanese  with which to fill the Russians in the  terrible war in the far East.  Colds Not Promptly Cured Are Sure  to Cause Catarrh.  Catarrh Improperly Treated Is Sure.  to Make Life Short and Miserable.  Many Wonderful Cures Are Made  by Pe-ru-na.  CATARRH *p��res no'organ or function of the body. It Is capable of  destroying sight, taste, smell, hearing,  dleeatlon, secretion,  assimilation and  excretion. It pervade* every part of  tho human bodj.  Poruna ako cures bronchitis, coughs,  and consumption ia the first stages with  unfailing certainty.  Hon. D. Y. Corbin, Is ox-TJnitod States  Senator and cousin of Adjutant General  Corbin of tho United SUtes Army.  Judgo Corbin is ono of tho best known  lawyers in Chicago and stands high pro-  fofs'.onu!!y and socm,!'; . Tho above  endorremeut coining from such a man  cannot help but add weight Kid Import*  ance to the thousands' of testimonial!)  from the humbler walks of lit*.  Catarrh Is the Ciiise of at least one*  half of the ills tj which, the Iwnsa  family Is subj* ct.' la there no -wiy to  escape from It t   Thwels.  Peruna never f �����< l�� to e^ra �� ��old. Peruna never fafli'.tr, Ci re catarrh in th* ,  first stage. Peruna ceres catarrh la the-  second stage, nlno cases oat of ten. Peruna cures catarrh In its last and worst  stages in tbe majority of cases, and  never falls to benefit every case, sow-  ever bad. J- ,x  'A book on tho euro of throat sad lung-  diseases, and catarrh'ln all atages and  varieties, sent froo to any address by  Tho Poruna Medicine Co., Columbus, O.  "My Life Hun* Oy a Men Thread,  Pe-ru-na Cured Ma."  Mrs. Sarah Smart, 276 Hayward St,  Brooklyn, if. Y., writes:  " I can't toll ia words how low I was.  My lifo hong by a mere thread. X wm  waiting for months to dio.  "My trouble was consumption or '  bronchitis. I suffered no pain when I  was low, but coughing and breathing  kept sapping what little strength I had.  I could not eat, sleep or even lean back ,  on a chair. I was a mere skeleton. I  said to my husband, < I can't last much  longer.' My neighbors say they do not  know how I ever recovered. It was almost a miracle.  ,,"1 toolo your medicine but three  months, when I could do my housework  and washing, and have been doing it  over since. Now I am able to do anything. You would novor think I had  been troubled with such a serious illness. I shall always keep your medicine  in my house."���Mrs. Sarah Smart.  Despaired of Recovery.  Mro. It. L. Aulich, Vice President  Amoricnn Genealogical Association, CM  II stroot, N W., Washington, .���). C,  v.-rilcs:  " I know whoreof I speak when I say  that Peruna is a wonderful remedy 'or  colds and catarrhal trouble. Last fall I  was very much dobilltatod from the  ofTcct of a cold contracted early In the  summer and which I neglected. I knew  tlmt my system was in need of medicine  and rest, but to find tho right thing was  tho problem. Happily I gave Peruna a  trial first and havo no reason to complain of tho results. Within a month I  hr.d entirely recovered my strength and  good health and really felt better and  stronger than before."���Mrs. B. L.  Aulich.  If you do not derive prompt and satisfactory results from the use oi Peruna,  write at once to Dr. Hartman, giving*  full statement of yonr case and he will  be pleased to give you his valuable advice gratis.  Address Dr. Hartman, President of  Tho JEiartaan Sanitarium, Columbus, O.  Hospital Donations  Li^t of Donations received snu-e Jan.  1st, 1905, to the Phoenix General Hospital:  Cn��li$io R. Hoirell  C��^h$>s J. B. Macnulay  CtiBh to ;.. A. P. Berry  Bookcase   Bed Uncii, 4 doi   A. K. H. Clark  Hospital ladles' AU  A Favorite Remedy For Babies.  Its pleasant taste and prompt cures  have made Cnamberlain's Cough Remedy a favorite with the mothers of small  children. It quickly cures their coughs  and colds and prevents any danger of i  pneumonia or other serious conse  quences. ��� It not only cures croup,  but when given as soon as the croupy  cough appears, will prevent the attack.  For sale by all druggists.  If You're Interested  - IN THE -  Minesof the  You should read the  Phoenix  Pioneer  And Boundary Mining Journal,  Replete with the Latest and  Freshest  News of Boundary's Mines  and Smelters.  $2.00 per year.  $1.25 six months.  ADDRESS:  Pioneer Pcbfishlng Co.,  PHOENIX, B.C.  Cancellation of Reserve.  NOTICE is hereby given that the reservation  rutnblislied Iu pursuance of the provisions ofthe  ���'Columbia and Western Railway Subsidy Act,  189S," notices of which were published iu the  British Columbia Gazette and dated 7th Mav,  18915,and 5th June, 1896, respectively, are her by  cancelled.  Crown lands situated witliiu the areit cm-  braced by the sa>d reservation will be open to  sale, sett'lemei't. lease and other disposition, un.  der the provisions of tlie "Laud Act", three  months after the date ofthe first publication or  this notice in the British Columbia Hazette; provided, however, thai in all cases where lauds are  so sold, pre-empted, leased or otherwise alienated by the Government and are subsequently  liitind. upon the survey of the Columbia and  Western Railway Company's blocks, to lie wholly  or in part within such blocks, then the persons  so acquiring such lands shall acquire their title  thereto from the railway company, who have  aiirecd to deal with such purchasers, pieempt-  ors, lessees, etc.,011 tlie same terms and conditions as the Rovernmcnt would under the provisions ofthe "I.aud Act,'.' except in lespect to timber lands oil the company's blocks.which shall be  subject to the regulation- issued by the company  r lative to the cutting of timber on the Columbia  and Western Railway I.aud Grant.  W. S.GORH.  Deputy Commissioner of Lands and Works.  1.31'ds nnd Works Department,  Victoria, B.C., 33rd February, ioo.s.  The Most   Delightful Way To Cross The   Continent  i'lirough Salt Lake City, Glenwood Springs, Leadville, Pneblo,  Colorado Spring and Denver.  A Daylight Ride Through Nature's Art Gallery  Passing Caetle Gate, Canon ol The Grand, Tennessee Pass,  Marshal Pass and the Royal Gorge.  3 pqst Trains Daily Bet, Ogden and Denver 3  Equipment and Service Second to None  SEEK NO" FURTHER,'-. FOR BETTER CAN'T BE FOUND.  For Detailed Information, address  W. C. McBRIDE, General Agent. 124Third Street. PORTLAND, OREGON.  ^"etwood Stage Line  Leave Phoenix   -  Leave Greenwood  9.00 a. 111.  ���3.30 p. in.  I <^t^  Standard Time  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.  J. S. McCAGUE, Proprietor.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate oi' Improvements.  NOTICE.  Summit, Mnvllower, Hopewell, rulfcam t'mc-  tlounl, Cabot iWtionul and Mayflower Krai:-  Llonal Mineral clalim, situate in the Greenwood Milling Division of Vale District.  Where located���in Summit L-ainji.  Tak(> Notice that I, Isnne H. llallett, as agent  for Dougald Mclnnis, Free Miner's certilii-nle  No. 117-1591; George W. Rumuerner, 1-ree  Miner's Certllicalc No. H80M8; and Thomas  Koderick, Krce Minor's Ortillcato.No. KStMOl,  intend, sixlvduvslrom the date herc<;f to ��p-  iilv to the M"inint! Recorder for certificates ot  improvements, for ihe purpose of obtaining  1 nnviiU.aiit8foriheabovoi'laiin��.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be Commenced ht fore the issuance of such Cei tificates of improvements.  Dated tbisKHh dayof tieptoniber, A. D. 1504.  _fr_ I. H. UAU.KTT.'  Inllsmmatory Rheumatism Cured.  William Shaffer, a brakeman of  Dennison, Ohio, was confined to his  bed for several weeks with inflammatory  rheumatism.   "I used many remedies,''  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  vood  Pilot niitiernlclaim. situate in tlie  mining division of Ynle district.  Where located���in Providence camp.  Take notice that I, Isaac II llallett, as agent  for Thomas Roderick. Free Minei's Certificate  No, 1)80401, and Jnnw.-�� Marshall, Free Miner's  Certificate No. HS0429, intend, sixty days from  the date hereof, to apply to the Minii'K Kccord  ���     '���    -<     purpose of obtaining a Crown C.rant of the above  he S.iys.      "lMlially I SCIlt to    McCawS.foru Certificate or Improvements, for the  , . c u���.,i       t r-\      .V. *_1���:.,��,.' oose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the a  drug store for a bottle of Chamberlain s, ��,���j,n, fc  Pain Balm, at Which time I was Unable!        And further take  notice that  action,   under  ,       j        /-    .        j  ���        .�� n\.K. I section }7, must be commenced before the issu-  to use hand or foot, and in one weeks ^"^fSi'di certificate of improvcnieiits.  time was able to go to work as happy.;     "<"=" ��>ia Jsth ll"y of January, a. d. 1905.  as a clam."    For sale by all druggists. 1. it. hau.ki  Wanted.  jMen'and women in this county and  adjoining territories, to represent and  advertise an old established house of  solid financial standing. Salary to  men $21 weekly, to women $ 12 to $18  weekly with eNpenses advanced each  Monday by check direct from headquarters, f lorse and buggy furnished  when necessary; position permanent.  Address, Blew Bros. & Co., Dept. A,  Monon Bldg., Chicago, III.  SANITARIUM, Arrow Lake, B.C.  ynfa The most perfecty appointed Htalih  nnd Pleasure Resort in the West, with n com-  pletcsyslciu of Hntlis���-including Turkish ant  Itussian. Open the year round. Tlie curative  properties of its waters are uucqualed.  l'or Oii'Ihk " Kheiiinatic, Ncrvuui and Muscular Troubles.  l'or HealiiiK a11 Kidney, Liver and .Stomach  iiiliticuts.  Vor I'.liiniuntiiis all MeliilllePoisoiis from the  System  The grandeur ol tlie i-cenery is unrivalled  Mountains, snow peaks, furists, lakes,waterlalls,  boating, yachting, fishing, shooting, exeuisi- n��  tenuis. Its winter climate is unsurpassed fir  mtldn-ss.  -      -*    *-A|.  *"��� V*. ����. ' -.  ���x #'����� ���'him  m  ,>ii' 1  'J- �������� j  t/.:m\  ll'  v.,    .    C * f  ���V ^  "* I *���*���  s ���  - !���   (i * ?  ..v*!  .**  v.  . Lji^t,1.  \f  t'Aii.  <\i 1* *  ���i\.  *if X*��c'  iKs��'"  'K*'-M  r  Mta  THE PHOENIX PlONEEft.  BloodPutiftetis  IA great many of the so called blood purifiers I  now on the market are nothing  more than  drastic  purgatives, which do   a great  deal  more harm than good.   For a  SPRING MEDICINE  I we recommend Churctiill'sSarsaparilia a thor- f  oughly and medicinally correct pteparation. J  KILLED BY  TBBTROLLEF  John   Rundquist   Expired on  Thursday.  Fatal Accident in Granby No.  3 Tunnel.  lIH Thomas Drug Co., Ltd.  js ���  Leading Hetel of Boundary's Letdln;  Mlnln( Camp.  Hotel Balmoral  Corner Knob HIU Ave, aud Klnt St.,   ���  ' , MfOHNIX, I). C.  ' Now and Up-to-date, .  .  ���   '  Centrally lix��ted, ' ^ J. A. MeMASTER  Good sample Rooms. J�� Proprietor  In and Around Phoenix  0       '       BRIEF TOWCS OF LOCAL AND GENERAL  , INTEREST TO  PHOENICIANS. ���**  ,r  i-'a  Dr. Mathison, dentist. E "  ', r~" The old reliable, Boyle, the druggist.  -  ,   JFor International Coal stock see J.  X. Martin.    ''  ���> r  <,  iix:  1  wr  A,      Quality first, price next; - Boyle, the  ' j druggist"�� '  ^o:T)r*r ,Simraons��   dentist, ��� JBalmbral  hotel April 9 to 12  Boyle is the druggist.  J. L. Martin made a trip to Curlew  on Thursday.'  Perscriptions our specialty, Boyle,  the druggist. t  Several flakes of snow were in evidence here this week.  bulk >and  Lowney's chocolates  in  boxes, Boyle, the druggist,  '$> ���/  '^  y��.  w v V  .j;,v<\  > Dt, Mathison, dentist will be at his  ^^ank blocl^fr6m April   xoth   . Any of the local nninng shares for  fio_i4tnv - ,->    _   ,,      _        , ^1^    E.H.Mortimer.  H. A. Newttt, a-business man from  Ymir, was a visitor in the city this  week. J  The William Hunter Co. is getting  ma large line of spring and , summer  goods  , John Jackson,  of Northport,   was  week"*     etAImstrom   bro,hers this  ' , --   M^Ai^ HaIev went to Spokane  -,  ' v;'(onMonda^on a ,visit to her sister,  .v'^/fMr^rJames Graham."   ,   , ,  ��^?m )X 'Mrs* G!,w/McAuliffe left Saturday  Tj . ->' '& "^.VJIm* , to visit a; week .with Mrs.' Thos'  [fXh ���r>>>s;v^yan, Grarid Tories.,  . -<   -   ,  -r--K '* - ���- - , t106^!' Mortgages and Bills of Sale  ^mMe^tjut- arid 'recorded.*, JEd. H.  sMortimer, Notary'Public   <"'��  |*^V    V":���NT,^^��fcfge*fftDms;and:good-divi-     T��� . ,���     .   ,   -  r   V   >,-��-V,' 'dendsjbuy International Coal stock of .  JL    accommodate -the^ increasing  *���*'     i"   U    % E^^Martin; Phoenix.' B.C. traffic, the platform at the  V.,V. & E  ������%-���'   '      -V "in^VjJ "''l.* V' '     station is being enlarged  ������*   " '       .*-, .Descriptionsand, prices of Mason      ^  ,i.    yj        , B  ,<*to:S��sch;'pianos can.be'had from    ,, -      art' ��C the .iGrapby Ex-  Mo$mer,jthe agent     -^ ^ange, is prepanng to open a branch  w��%iX^'-?������_ ,.        " - s.        furniture store in Greenwat.H  jr^^Green stuff all the time now���spin-        ' ' " greenwood.  ach, .lettuce, -rhubarb^, grape    ftuit,  bananasj^etc., at the Big store.  V* ,Oneo'f; Harold Nelson's favorite  plays is JRicheliuu, in which he will appear Jiere next Wednesday evening.  I^hard-Vaughanwent to Vancou-'  Tuesday morning an accident happened at the Granby mines, from the  effects of which the victim, John Rundquist, died at the hospital just 36 hours  1 later, although everything possinle was  done to save the unfortunate man's  life.  Rundquist was a mucker boss in the  No. 3 tunnel level of the mine, where  the electric trolley  line is operated.  Some heavy ore cars had   become derailed, and Rundquist assisted in  putting them on the steel again.    In  this  work his leg was caught  between  the  bumpers of the locomotive and one of  the cars, and crushed to a jelly at  the  knee.    He was at once taken to the  hospital, where the leg was amputated  by Dr. Boucher, assisted by Drs. Gordon and Foster.    It was  hoped  that  the man would rally,  but  the shock  was too great and at eight o'clock-  Wednesday evening he expired.   The  accident occured early Tuesday morning.  Rundquist   was   a young man of  about  25  years, and had   been em  ployed here about a year when  the  accident happened, having come from  Michigan.   .He was unmarried, with a  brother in Michigan or Wisconsin and  a sister in California, who have been  notified of his death.    The funeral will  be held today  under the auspices  of  the local miners' union, of which  deceased was a member.    Members of  the miners' union are asked to meet at  Clark & Binns' undertaking parlors at  1.30, and escort the remains to the  union's hall, where   services  will be  held, 'Rev.  MacColl  officiating.   Interment will be in Phoenix cemetery.  Millinery Hat Arrived.  My new stock of millinery has arrived and is on display at my residence, Dominion avenue. It includes  ladies' trimmed, untrimined and ready-  to wear hats; also a lull line of children's hats. A cordial invitation is  extended to the ladies of Phoenix and  vicinity to call and inspect.  i6-2t Mrs. A. Almstrom.  Miners' Union Hall,  One Night only  mama  c  CHurch Services  Tomorrow.  ]  St. Andrews' Presbyterian Church,  Service tomorrow at n a. m. and  7:30 p. m. Sunday school and Bible  class at 2:30 p. m. Rev. E. C. W.  MacColl, B, A., pastor. A cordial  welcome to all.  Methodist���Services at 11 a.m. and  7.30 p. m. at the new church, the  pastor preaching at bot'i services. Sun-  day School at 2.30 p. 111. A hearty in  vitation is extended to all. I). M.  Perley, li. A., pastor.  Catholic���Church of Our Lady of  the Good Counsel.���Divine Service  every 2nd and 4th Sunday of each  month. Holy Mass, 10 a.m. Sunday  School, 2:30 p.m. Vespers and Bene  diction, 7:30 p.m. Father J. A."  Bedard, O-M.I., Pastor.  Wed.,Mar.29  Mr. C. P. Walker presents the  eminent actor  MR.  HAROLD  We have  livered as we need  Granby Exchange  bought 100 iron beds direct from the manufacturer   ...  teed them.   Thai's why we cut the.price from $7.So 0|i be d?\  Beits  to $4.85.  Ndtoe Dros. I Mil  Stationers,  Newsdealers,  ��� Tobacconists.  NELSON  and his company in an elaborate revival ofBulwer Lyttons  famous classic  HCBBP  Mr. Nelson's greatest character portrayal.    A most complete ocenic  and costume equipment.  Prices, $K00 and 75c.  Seats on Bale at TI108. Brown's.  "Be sure you are right, then go ahead," is an old motto.   We are ��.�� ��  right, because we ordered the first lot last month and thev are all ��,,��� f   t,ir*  we have another lot to offer at the gon<"   No*  Complete Housefurnishers.  fletropolitan Cafe    Meals at  DANNY DEANE. Proprietor. *��� Hours.  * 0pe" Daya"d   N'*ShtA . (UNOICR  SUMM.T  H01EO  . Oysters in every style.  Turkey and Chicken Dinner Sundav���, to fi ^  rANi^ DIANA  V.-PA.C1FICW.  lowest Rates  lest Time  Real Estate and Mines  Houses to Rent, City Property for Sale, Shares in all the  leading mines I ought and sold.  G.W. Rumberger  **���{  1 \  i/^  t.r>*    "  Ir  "1*  ." *       1 r��� ������������a   w wwcu  furniture store in Greenwood  H. A. Kennedy, assistant general  traffic manager of the Great Northern,  came m on Thursday's train.  Alderman James Marshall sailed  from New Yoik on March xSth on the  steamer Oceanic for Scotland  Mrs. Ed H. Mortimer and dausht  rptnrnoA Co...-J r.. . .       ��.  ver^earliy.this;week,, where Alderman "T' ^ "' "on,m^ and daught-  TJougald Mclnnis is ill at the St. Paul Z ����� ^"1^ fr��� a visit with  hospital.--   ,' - v Alrs- ����� -R- Naden of Greenwood.  Strange as it may seem, the editor  and his assistants must eat regularly   and they will if delinquent subscribers  act on the hint.  At th- meeting of Distiict Associa  tion No. 6, XV. F. of M., held at Nelson this week, Phoenix was selected  as the next place of meeting.  s Monday, April 24, is the date selec  ted by the Catholic Ladie's Aid for tlie  Easter Monday ball, to be given at  Miners' Union hall, and for which  tickets are now on sale. The ladies are  working hard to make this an even  greater success than the last one,1 and  that would Ixs saying not a little   *  tirand Hofel  Corner Howard and Main Sts.  SPOKANE.  Special attention is called to our  new line of Phoenix Tablets, in  note and letter size, with several  views of the Phoenix mines.  You will  find   it   well   worth  while to  examine our extensive  stock in the several lines.  KNOB HILL AVE.,      PHOENIX  NOTICE.  X Xx  hospital  * Webster, Ttogers"went over to Nelson  Monday * as , delegate   from  Phoenix  Miners' Union No. 8 to, the meeting  of District   Association No. 6. W. F  >fM.     . <'    '  u  m  "li,'-':.  eft * *  X v}The's skating rink proprietors have  ', been hoping for  a few days   of cold  weather so asytohold that deferred  ^masquerade carnival, as'the ice is not  yet all gone.  ' Mrs.' Patrick J. Derniodyand family  formerly of Phoenix, have removed  from Vancouver to Greenwood, where  Mr. Derraody is foreman at the Providence mine.  Estimates are now being secured on  the cost of the timbers for raising the  First Street bridge ten feet.   The entire expense will probably   be   something over $r,ooo.  t     '       t  - Supt. Morgan, of the Spokane Falls  and Northern, came in with his pri-  , vate car Sunday night, and the next  day walked over the proposed route  from Midway to Greenwood with  Chief Engineer Kennedy, of the V" V  & VE, '-  Cv H.   Becker,   travelling   freight  here Thursday, looktng up business.  'Have you a shipment that wants  clearing through the customs? If so  get Mortimer.the broker.to attend to it  Harold Nelson, who is such a favor-  ite here, will appear next Wednesday  at Miners' Un,on Hall as Richelieu.  Advance sale at Tom Brown's.  The topics in the Presbyterian  ehurch tomorrow will be: in the morn-  Head-hold and Heart-hold."     The  choir will render an anthem.  Frank Taylor, who killed Bert Mc-  Intyre July a2 last, at Bossburg, was  sentenced to 30 years in the Washington state penitentiary. Mclntyre wis  a resident of Phoenix years ago.  P. H. LaCasse, one of the oldest  employees at the Granby mines returned Tuesday from a three months'  visit to his parents at St. Marguerite  Quebec, whom he had not seen for 18  years.  PhoenixPeople co1umb?8h  generally will find a home in .<.?poW���  tlieGranil Hotel.   Recently remodelled  mli��r0fr��riI2l,S!- -Under 'l,ie '"anajfe-  ffin  S"o" ' ,8teofHotelp,'a'r��  All British Colnmbia papers on file  Huiopean plan. Rates 50 cents to *2.00  per day.   Free bos meets all trains.  SlUILKAMBRK   DIVISION  OP    YiLl   DlBlllCr.  A pencil mark here ,���  ia a reminder that vour subscription to this papnr is  now past due, "and the publisher will appreciate vonr  prompt attention.       "���  %Zi*ib *5y ot Iu'Jei '9��5, the mowing described portion of (he Ouoj 00s Division of Yal*.  D,.tr,ct w.11 be mthdrawn fJom the���5"cSoJSS  pulsion, aud that the sn,d portion wilt biVl  ^k?^ a ��eP�����te i-a'><l RecordinBDiviMon;  wfuESEfiSi0" 8,,n,lkam��n D'vtaiou oi  n^!!!2m^nc!,i,s:at \ P0'"'0" ">e International  Doundary where it Is intersected by Payaston  vm'H' W,h!,Ch '^.aIi,0^he s��"'-����t corner o  Vale Land KecordingiDistnct, theuce following  northeily alone the Mid Creek and the South  F?."?,?.f ��l>e bimilkameen Kuer to its junction  with the Tulomeeu Htver, thence westerly along  the Tulameen Kner to the mouth of "hint  Creek; thence northerly along China Creek to  Us intenection with the south Doundary of tot  9��9,l>roupl, Kamloops Division of Yale District  thence due ea^t to theeaStern bank ofOkanoean  Rna; thence in a northerly direction, foUowinE  the eastern shore Of Okanagan River and  i?�� ,a8ra.?.t?k.e��� to �� PO'nt distant 56 miles due  north of the lulernatioaal lloundary thence due  east   in   ihe.  n^nt^rt. K/.....J     -rtt    ..      .   **uc  - east :  Toronto,     Montreal,    ,New York,  Maritime Provinces, and  New England.  -   WEST   -  Vancouver,     Victoria,     Seattle  California Points.  Unequalled  Passenger Service,   Stan-  dard and Tourist Sleepers, Coaches,  and  D'ning Cars.  Tourist Sleeper .Service  WEST j Wed., Thur., Sat. for   Se-  I attle and Vancouver.  '   J If**8  D��nmore Jet. for  EAST J T��ronto, Wed. and Sun.  Montreal, Mon. and Fri.  (.Boston, Friday  Atlantic Steamship irency  Through   bookings   to   and   from1  Great Bntam and the continent.  * or rates, folders, and tickets apply  to local agents or to , , ,  A. W. Halev, EJ.Coyle,. '  Phoenix, B.C.   Vancouver, B.C  J. S. Carter, D. p. a.  Nelson. B.C.  I     1a^(|^M9    The BEST. Cheapest    "  VilOIll ffl Or I    and most satisfactory  *****fr #    Clothing in Phoenix  WHO SAYS SO?   Hundreds of "satisfied     '"  customers.    If you don't  believe it come       ,  and examine goods.  A Foil Ltoe of Undemeiw, Shirts, Shoes, Ties etc  just arrived.    All new sea enable goodsToldI       '      '  and CHEAHESr prices.  ;    THOMAS BROWN, =-  men s Wear Exclusively. IteSPJrf's***��� blk.  ' DOMINION AVE,'PHOENIX.  I .... ' ir' �����'��"���m nouimary thence du  east to the western bouudarv of the Kootenay  Land Recording District, thence southerly fof.  l?w.",,?.^he.��>,3 western boundary of Kootenay  E',lt��eU?.t,h.e 4?h P?���"''. therice-'wcrtnToSg  ��th Parallel to place of commencement  ��� W.8 GORE.  Deputy Commlwioaer of l*nds and Works,  tanas and Works Department *��������  Victoria, B C., 1st, March, 1905.  George Evans  Just   received   direct   from ~>- y'   - ~     ^  Scotland a large shipment of  "Peter Dawson's Scotch"  Boandary Agen.s for ���jUBgrngLKBRATJSD BKRB ��  ^XH^^Kece^-Sffi"  Greenwood, B. C.  -       ��"����, B. C.        V       JAMES McCREATH, lrop .,  Painter and  House Decorator.  ep  tn  tlie tune.  The only  reliable watch to carry.  Watch repairing a specialty.  PHOENIX, B. C.  Sign Writing on short notice. ,    ^    Estimates promptly furnished.  The finest in the  land.  Cigars, Tobaccos,  Newspapers,  Magazines.  SSSP! STRATHCONA  Alex JHcRae,  Harrlv Block  Dominion  Avenue.  >   NELSON, B.C.  B. TOMKINS, Manager.  Special Rates to Commercial Men.  Good Sample Rooms.  WATCHMAKER  AND  !��,���  /?  A deal has been negotiated whereby  P. W. George, of Phoenix, turns over  to Dan Hanlon his   three-sevenths -in-  ��� terestin the" Creole, on Lemon creek.  .This property came into piominence  some time ago by reason' of the crown  'granting of a four-sevenths interest, it  being the first time in the province a  broken interest in a claim was ever  patented.���Slocan Drill.  rjA-'fe  -ivy 1'  ^   -  �����- f,x>  Everyone who went to Nelson when  1 the boom was on, knew E.E. Phair of  '   *e ^air hotel, now the Strathcona.  >     Mr. Phair has recently  become manager of the Grand hotel, in Spokane  '   and proposes to make it the home  of  British Columbians generally when  in  Spokane,    He will heep the B   C.  papers on file, not omitting the leading  *   weekly of the Boundary country.'  ',   A.L. White, of Spokane, ,who is  associated with-J. P. Graves tn the  (  Spokane Tra tion Co. and kindred en-  \ terprises/was a visitor here yesterday'  j for the firs', time iu a year and a half,  .f'andtetf many changes in that time.  T^', X<"- . <.<; Ma  White-> was    instrumental with  i-'V'j   "- ; <LMr.'Gr��iyes'in making the Granby Co,  ^'' ,,',    ) vvljatitts,and,was the first secrelar}!  '^^ '      I A,^Nh^>.Crabby tjConsolidated.   He is  ,V,n^tt']'tfcoresident of   the Spokane  It is announced that the proposition  to give a bonus of $s,O0o per mile for  the railway up the North Fork of the  Kettle river, was decided upon at the  government caucus at Victoria this  week.  George R. Naden, mayor of Greenwood, returned on Monday from Victoria, where he was successful in getting the water records changed so that  greenwood can use Und Creek water  lor an auxiliary supply.  i> d J' lVilson��'a brakemsn on the C.  l .'R., slipped from an ore car Sunday  night, falling on some rockb and sustaining iorne bruises. He was taken  to the hospital, and Monday went to  ^nolt, where his home is.  Arthur Wheeler,    representing the  victoria limes, spent a day in the city  JEWELER.  Repairing of all kinds, satisfaction guaranteed or money refunded. ,  Fine line of seasonable jewelry always on hand,  FIRST ST., . . . PHOENIX, B. C.  ii '* i  f���   ���> 1      -u- - w  this week. He says the anniversary  edition is already an assured success.  He is now gathering data and photo  graphs of this section for reproduction.  J. E. W. Thompson, ofthe firm of  Morrin, Thompson & Co., leturned  'Saturday from a several weeks' trip to  the Northwest, which took him as far  as Winnipeg. He states that the  spring tide of immigration is already  setting in that way.  The Job Department of the Phoenix  Pioneer  is fully equipped to turn out  the Best Quality of      i  \  Stationery   for any  kind   of business.      Special  attention paid to work for Mines.   Stock, the best;  quality, the highest grade.  ADDRESS,  LADIB. WRAPPERS ,ilK ��� ���esure ������, p|_ ^ .m ,. h( and ^ eoto  MEN'S **%&����&;�����: __>*_xn��ir st����- ��- -*. -  y reic.    Aiso a nice range of Fedoras, Grarcos and Stiff Hats.  ^sa^ssEwasarte--���  ever carried, as to styles,  ana '-in  MEN'S SHOES-See our new line of dress shoes Jn bIacfe  BOYS' AND CHILDREN'S CI OTHivr    a u    ���  See our New Line of Laces.  k"~  PIONEER BLOCK,  'PHONE NO. 14.  ^^Ss^^r^-^-^-'  tyfcFrWflp  ��V^F^^��Xf|tiM^^I^^  ">>s


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