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The Phoenix Pioneer May 5, 1900

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 \j   -  .  A  cAvV^^'wi^-  _? _is  " ? r__ .  ��_�����.-���������������  11'OVER.  _ 3  **-*. . ��� ���**_.������>���**������-*���*������  400 MEN       j  X   Are    working in   the ���  j mines around Phoenix,    j  I'he Payroll of -'   ,:  PHOENIX       j  Is larger than that of :  any other Boundary ��  Camp. I  *�����������.����������  Devoted to the Interests of the Boundary Mining District;  Vol. I.  PHOENIX, BRITISH COLUMBIA, SATURDAY, MAY 5,  1900.  No.  25-  HE HUNTER-  KENDRICK GO., Ltd.  -���....MMM.ItM��H����H������>^H..-��.W.��'-����**������'*��HH��H.��-����     --������->���--���-  ��� .-t*MM>H->>-*��  The largest Btoe^fc  of  DRY ��  GOODS i& the Bomtictey is ~'  ��*��  NEARLY 2,000 F_ET  Gold Drop Has This Amoont  of Development.  OSB OF THE BEST MINES IN GAMP  _?o:rl_ Sfo__TIy P-O.jresslnj by Machine and  Hand, and (be Mine Is as Steivlily In  cxetsijtg in Value.  Mm����&n& Boys* Furnisliiiig. n  Tlie most complete stock of |  Hardware and Miming Sup-1]  plies* Paints, Oils, Brushes.  ��*��  Agent fbToGlaat Powder Go.  ��s*  Largest stock of Staple and  Fancy Groceries in the city.  Call and see our line of Men's,  Boys' and Children's Suits; 1  special sale begins May 1. il  noes  I  compction*  ill parts of  city mi country*   ��&��$<��  tu  GM Ironsides Ave, Phoenix, B. C.  Tvlicre are so many really good  mines in Phoenix camp that, when one  stops to consider the question, it is not  easy to determine which is the best.  The Knob Hill and Old Ironsides are  undoubtedly the banner properties as  yet, though some rank the Victoria  equally,high. Still others assert that  the IJominion Copper Co's properties,  such as the Brooklyn, Idaho and Stem-  winder, are not a whit behind, and are  only in need of development to show  up their iiiammoth ore bodies.  There is still another mine close by,  however, which in the opinion of many,  will be among the very best, and this  is the Gold Drop, adjoiriingthe Miner-  Graves properties. A Pioneer man  visited the Gold Drop this week, and  from Stanley A. Easton, the practical  superintendent, learned that the mine  is rapidly coming to the front, with  extensive' development and almost  equally good ore bodies, at so happens, also that the values from Gold  Drop ore average rather higher than  many others in camp.  Have Done Nearly 2,000 Feet.  Up to the i st of May, the development of che Gold Drop reaches nearly  2000 feet, "tffrd it is largely tunnels.  No. i tunnel, which is in 400 feet, has  350 feet of drifts and crosscuts and a  raise of 100 feet. No. 2 tunnel has  been driven 200 feet, and drifting and  crosscutting has been done to the extent of 100 feet. No. 3 tunnel, the  longest of the three,.is now in over425  feet and has an 80 foot raise.  The ore bodies in the Gold Drop  are similar to others in the more developed mines in the camp, in that they  are of large size. Like the Knob Hill,  the workmen, in the Gold. Drop ^ have  shnipst never been'������; out of ore. The  possibilities for-shipping from this  property  are, ' therefore,   greater than  WILL HAVE A HUNDRED MEN.  AU The Forces At East End Of Camp-To Be  Increased.   '.  A short time since the Pioneer announced, on the authority of Treasurer  D. H. Beecher, of. the WinnipegMinV  ing and' Smelting "Co., that work at the  mine would shortly. be resumed in  greater force than ever. -.'���' It was understood, at the time of the shut down,.'a  couple of months since,, that closing  was without sanction by the board of  directors. Last Monday Duncan Mcintosh, who has always nonaged operations on the Winnipeg from the beginning, visited the property, but was  averse to saying much about it.  Prom other, sources, .however, the  Pioneer is informed that arrangements  to resume are now beiiig. made ,under  a new manager, and 'that' this will be  done as soon as the rails are laid to  the ore dump. This tracklaying is  now in progress, andJn a few days all  will be ready.  It is also'stated that the forces at  the Athlestan and Hartford where  some good ore strikes have lately been  made will also ��� be increased. The  Golden Crown will doubtless add men  to the force now employed, as soon as  shipping facilities are afforded. In a  comparatively short time it is estimated  that a careful count of the. names on  the payrolls will show that at least 100  men are working" on these different  properties.     ���        ������������.������'.���..���';..  MARTIN IN PHOENIX  Premier Was Accompanied By  Hon. Smith Curtis  AND HAD AN ENTHUSIASTIC MEETING  Explained tbe Platform of tbe Government at  Length���Miner*'Union Hall was Packed  to Ihe Doors.  LAYING  are generally realized  : At present'the GotcI Drop is equipped with a Rand straight line air compressor of five drills capacity. This  was recently installed for temporary  use, until the large machine, now being manufactured, is on the ground,  which will probably be some time later  in the summer. Last month (April)  about 300 feet of work was done, or  io. feet daily, which is now the monthly  average.' Two air drills and six ham-  mersmen do the drilling.  Heretofore the men, about 30 in  number, employed at the Gold Drop,  have mostly boarded at the Snowshoe,  adjoining, or in town. However, a  boarding house is about to be started  at the Gold Drop, and a little later it  is probable that more extensive bull  intrs will be erected  Track Layers Recommenced  Work Yesterday.  Tracklaying on the Phoenix spur re-  comn. enced yesterday morning, the s teel  gang in full force arriving, at Hartford  Junction from Eholt. 'I'he first work  is putting down the iron to the Golden  Crown mine, after which the rails will  be laid direct into Phoenix, to the  Old Ironsides and Knob Hill ore  bunkers. With good luck a few 11 .ore  days should see the iron horse snorting in sight of town. .  Explosion at The Ironsides.  - Abont 4:30 Wednesday miorhing 75  pounds of giant powder e\ploded in  the thawing-Jiouse at the OlcMionsides:  The building, a log structure,, was located a couple of hundred \ards. from  the old shaft house. Frank Elmgreen,  an'employee, was about 20 feet from  the building at the time and was hurt;  but not .very seriously. Considerable  glass was broken in the upper end of  town by the concussion, as well as  some down town. . 'Not r. vestige of the  thaw house reniains, . ..'Iiiiig being  left but a large hole in the ground to  mark the [ilace ^vere it once stood.  Wedpr,. |JPafternoon a Ladies ��ld  Associatior/was organized in the Presbyterian "church, with the following  officers: President, Mrs. j ��� E- Mills;  vice-presiderrt, Mrs '1V111. - Cramer;  secretary, Mi&;f\srjfcy;Treasurer, Mrs.  W. R. Lep^vjy,,. first meeting will be  held at the' i.e. ;_ence.of -Mrs. d__ Y.  ie, Knob'Kill avenue, next .Wed-  sday at 3 p.'p.,-to which all ladies  are invited..    ���"���'  _     ._-..,,���.���   ._____- -E. C.   Keith,, the real estate.; man,  Board of Trade Meeting Neii^PSy.        has founda^yjg^goid watch, ��� wrap-  M Monday evening a meeting of. \^A tr^ttHkT^nd hidden in an old  the T'iit nix Bojudflof Trade , will be- ���^P_gether with a souvenir spoon,  held-at ii.r Im^Hu hotel. The sec- !.v/>�� IR can have same hy proving  retary regf'^^full attendance. ) .-.operty and paying for this notice.  Hon. Joseph Martin and Hon,  Smith Curtis atrived in Phoenix  Thursday evening, driving overland  from Columbia, Grand Forks and Cascade, where large meetings had been  held in the interest of the government  candidates, and where they say the  sentiment seems to be their way.  When'eight o'clock arrived, Miners'  Union Hall was crowded to the doors,  and those anxious to hear the premier  and the minister ol mines were still  trying to squeeze themselves into the  hall, in a more or less unsuccessful  manner. The., audience -."; contained  qiiite.a sprinkling of ladies, who were  quite anxious to see and hear the  famous "'Fighting Joe." .-.   over by  Delahay  Association,  briefly introduced the speakers of the  evening. Each of them occupied an  hour and a quarter, and closely' held,  the attention of the; "audience to the  end, it being evident that it was largely in sympathy with the party of the  speakers.    : '    -   ''-  ' .  Speech of the Premier.  Mr. Martin was the first speaker  and was received with applause. He  said that time would not permit- him  to go over all of the 22 planks of his  platform, but he would give attention  to_some of the most important. His  first topic was that of redistribution���  one in which he knew Boundary people were much interested. He explained his position in voting against  the redistribution bill on which the  late government went to peices, by  saying that he learned just in time that  it:Ayas_-tQ._he���.a]lQ-��;ed. 10 ,die. .on .its  second reading, and a coalition would  have been formed, putting off the redistribution measure indefinitely. .He  asserted that, according to the pre-^nt  representation, it took ten Votes in  Rossland riding to eom_o..C.n Lilloett  or Esquimalt B*^ii"oposed to go  to the 'coun.r^~j��srfn after the next  decennial xi0as, which would take  place Y--^0fyr\\, and have representation.!, f^^in actual population.  .--���' Oi the Oriental labor question Mr.  Martin apparently had every man in  the audience with him. At present  there is no restriction whatever on the  Japanese and only $50 per head tax  on the Chinese. He proposed to re-  enact repeatedly the anti-Mongolian  laws which had been disallowed by the  dominion government.  ���:: In regard to the Kettle River Railway charter Mr.Martin explained how  it was possible to build it, and that his  government had already written James  J. Hill in the matter. The speaker  also went into the details of the proposed coast to Kootenay government  railway, and showed it was entirely  feasible and practicable, and that ther.  would   be no  trouble  in  raising  th.  necessary funds for its construction,  In regard to roads and trails, the  premier stated that his government, it  returned to power, would build wagon  roads and trails wherever they were  really needed. But they would not be  constructed as in the past, many times  for some favored person, without absolute heed.  Mr. Martin then proceeded lo pay  his respects in plain language to the  C. P. K... which apparently was approved by his hearers. In regard to  the charge that he was a wrecker of  governments, he called attention to the  fact that he had never wrecked a government of which he was a member,  but took credit to himself for assisting  in turning put governments which he  thought, \vere not a credit' to the people.  In regard to his being a bold, bad,  dangerous man, and one in whom capitalists had, no confidence, he said that  if the Turner government could borrow  l5,ooo,ooo to give away or throw afiay,  he believed that capitalists would be  willing to invest when there was to be  a reasonable return on the money.  He had no fears whatever in regard to  the province being able to secure al!  the funds needed. It was now paying  a lower rate of interest on bonds than  the great C. P. R.  Minister of Miaes Speaks.  ��� ..The chairman then introduced the  Hon. Smith Curtis, minister of mines,  who is now standing for election in  riding. lie regretted that the  us speakers had used most ot  his- thunder, but he wished to call  attention to a few points, after complimenting the union on such a fine  hall.:  Mr. Curtis went somewhat into  detail in regard to the position of his  opponent, Mr. Mackintosh, on the  eight hour question, and claimed that  the latter gentleman was not sincere  in regard to his approval of it. Mr.  Curtis also refei red to Mr. Mackintosh  being in the east to secure capital for  Boundary mines, and at the same time  wiring from the east'that he had not  a dollar invested in Rossland riding.  He also* referred to Mr. Mackintosh's  record in the Northwest Terri  while he was lieutenanr-j  . 'I'he minister of mineMHRi gave  particulars' of how J|^^^ovemnient  would build the y^wS-d railway from  ,Vancouver taJppTay, and illustrated  the: benefvw^it would accrue to the  entirer.Cp^viiice-  VAs-the meeting closed three cheers  each were given lor the premier and  the minister of mines.  USE 10 DRILLS MORE  Knob Hill and Grey Eagle Will  Have Them.  COMPRESSOR ORDERED  THIS  WEEK  Also two M Horse-Power Boilers, two lilt  llol.Is and ��� Full Compieaeot of Kutv  sories.  This week the Jcnckcs Machine Co.,  of Sherbrooke, Quebec, secured an  order for another air compressor for  Phoenix camp.  The new machinery consists of .1  Rand duplex condensing air compressor  of ten drill capacity, two So horse  l>ower boilers; two 8x12 hoists, and a  lull complement of accessories, including drills, rope, ore buckets, etc. It  is to be insta led at the" Knob Hill  mine, nnd will be used for the development of that (irojierty and the Grey  Eagle, w!iich adjoins it. This will give  the Miner-Graves properties in thrs  camp a total of 20 machine drills.  The new plant is to be used only tjn-  til the large plant qf 40 drills is completed and installed, later in the year.  In addition to the two cages for the  Old Ironsides shaft, one of which ii.  now being put in, it has also been decided to put a cage in the winze in  the Knob Hill. The cages are to bo  made at the machine shops at thi_  Granby smelter.  DBPUTATK).. MET MR. MAKTIN.  Committee  SIDENCE LOTS,  ON THE  Fourth of July Mineral Claim, . \  Being part of the Old Ironsides Sub-division, Plioenix, arc now  offered for  sale  by*  the Granby Consolidated Mining & Smelting Company, Limited.  00000  These lots are the choicest residence sites*  in Phoenix, being* located on the north slope,-  with exposure to the south.   The snow leaves 1+  tjsix weeks earlier than on the south slope.      <*  Regular Terror, 1-3 cash, 1-8 3 months, 1-3 6 months.  Building Terms, 1-4 cash, 1-4 3 months, 1-4 6 mos., 1-4 9 months.  For full particulars apply to  SdiBg  ^ffie^lS^^llsllfEt6>-ftsil; Tat$.#��&,, Pic. Iif-t0si.l:es *_��-t��nsxte.  ��������.  So:<!riSSaxf C_eek Telephone 521;  Columbiri a.  __^  LOCAL AND GENERAL.  Ralph Clarke is contemplating a  trip to Cape Nome.  Noble Binns, of Clark and Binns,  returned from Tiail  on  Wednesday.  John Dorsey, returned from Spokane  Tuesday where he had been on mining  business.  Aldham & Blunt went to the B-'C  mine Monday to dosome underground  surveying. s  M. J. Darraugh,.-a"l)rother of constable D. J. Darraugh, arrived in camp  'I'uesday, and will probably remain  here.  Rev. G. A. Sutherland, of Nova  Scotia, will arrive in Phoenix to supply  the Presbyterian church on Sunday,  May 20th.  Paul Fischer has leased the Gem  Laundry, Old Ironsides addition, and  announces that he will run it in a first-  class manner.  E. C. Keith has received the sad  intelligence of the death o( his mother,  at the advanced age of 74 years, at  Puyallup,  -Wish.  Prof. Paul Kaufman, of Greenwood,  owner of the Greenwood Music Store,  Was in town Wednesday. His card  will be found in another column of the  Pioneer.  L. C. Crawford, townsite agent for  the Old Ironsides, states on the authority of J. P. (.raves, that street  grades will be established at any time  lor those desiring to build.  'I'he Maine Shaving Parlorsand Hath  rooms, basement Hourk building.  Baths 50 cents, union rate.  Wm. J. Cramer,  Prop.  Dick Larah, who was formerly chel  at the Old Ironsides boarding house,  has taken charge ofthe Butte Dining  Rooms, which is a guarantee that it  will be conducted in a first class  manner.  Last Sunday evening being the 21st  birthday of j. E. W. Thompson, he  was given a dinner by i). G. Munro  at the latter's residence on Brooklyn  avenue. Covers were laid for 14 and  the sumptuous repast was thoroughl;  enjoyed.  "The Courtship of Mother Goose,'  under direction of Mrs. H. A. Foreman, will be given in l'lioenix in the  course ol a month or six weeks. It i?  an operatic play for children, and is an  eastern lad.  Tuesday evening's opening hnl'l *)t  the Victoria hotel was n pr._iu.sui_:ec  success in every way. Manugor ���lfer. -  man had made provisions !.<.. e. _r.  vbir.g needful ���including the bes* o.  VI. iJsic tin 1. a toothsome s.ip\��.. *j'ui..  -a t)un)-)i��. FiiHB. tip Itoid <-.���.���_<. n<:... ii:  to <.:ij;o';-- ���-'.���_ I" ..s��pit:.lity i-\i *!'.'.. :B. ���_..  Hotel Co., owners of ih. ���!-:.����� nnCl tvell-  ; ppoiuted  hostiery.  ���f The Board of Tndc Talks *  Tbe Premier.  Monday evening the council of the  Phoenix I.oard of Trade met at th.e  olTice of the secretary, and selected a  committee to wait  upon Premier Ma>r-  ai-d Hon. Smith Curtis, on thoiir  arrival in Phoenix,* and present set era.  matters o. importance affecting tine  welfare of the town. The com mitt en-  was as follows: Messrs. Ke-rr, Foley,  Boyle, Gordon, Boucher, Cochrane,  Williams, Mclnnes, - Crawford, Williamson, Clark', Hemenway,. Ca'nnriTi-  Morrin a.nd Russell. The sutpscts.  to be dealt with were as follows:  1. The incorporation of PIioouja eKP  the earliest possible date.  2. Government aid to the Phoei.'n_  GerierarHospifal.  3. Government aid for the cons'ruction of a wagon road from Phoenix to  Summit camp.     ^s  4. Provision^.,, sick pc-rsoas vvfto,  are destitu^*r  5. U_-visio.v for a graded scl_sd m  Pjjk-ni-.  6. Provision for a lock-up in Fiaao��-  nix.  By appointment the con-iiMttee  wtei.  the government representatives at f& .us_  yesterday,   and   had a conference,   as  follows:  1. Assurance was given that >w>>  needless delay was anticipated in regard to incorporating.  2. 'I'he government would ai-d the  Phoenix hospital as other generRl hospitals were aided, viz., by a grant ��*"  $500 annually and 50 cents per d-ajf  per patient.  3. The Summit camp wagoa road1  matter would be looked into raid'it"  considered advisable, aid would be  given. Orders were given yesterday  tor some needed repairs on tlve trail.  4. There is a special fund lor contingencies of this kind, and the government.undertakes to help such cases.  5. School matters would undoubtedly receive proper consideration and  a suitable schoolhouse erected.  2. The premier authorized Constable  Darraugh to rent a building lor n  lock-up.  The assurances given were, of course,  contingent upon the government being  returned to power.  Do you realize that the danger from  fire is now much greater than in  winter? The hot sun is drying the  woodwork in your building, and brush  and forest (ires may start 11(1 any time.  Insure against loss by fire. See L. C.  Crawford.  Last Sunday afternoon a dozen enthusiasts started clearing a place on  the Idaho ground, across the creek, for  base ball. A fire was started to burn  the brush, but went a little too far and  burned up the bungalow of Messrs.  Scott iK: McLaren. The contents  were saved.  Last Saturday night's opening of the  Metropolitan hy Russell Bros, was ,1  _reat sii'-crss m every way, and the;r  many friends took occassion to ron-  Uratulate them on the auspicious event.  Everything about the hotel was in  apple pie order, arid the boys are p/e-  p.-iring to do a big business.  The managers of the Presbyterian  church held their regular monthly  n-gjuting Tuesday evening and decided  to Accept the offer of Jay P. (.raves  .' tofts 5' and 6, in block 16, of the  ��'>!. 4 'Ironsides townsite, on which to  i_n.:t the new church building. This  ���r'r-cision was ratified at a chinch meeting held Wedncsilav  evening.  1 i^ r}   x_" ^C"*l      V   1    ���* __*i*"*^  1 _i f  K-^t"i^Lr-n ftt iprf^       _��� ���w-i_-  T __'f V ���_.   1���-  .  _������*!"������ "���*l'-^W_r(���        *rn    ���_  V        -  ��%n_  P._fB  w  fk  .  -".MS  ttHT  _��f .  mL  'W  1., iWL.  -ys.ti��i  'fetfs  ' .1 \#6L  }.f'ii_  ft"  pv.L  ;__  (/-3Mii  s:jt.  j.4 ���  4 '-'  1---51  '1 ..  &:'i  ���:"���}.  ���il  1  1 _,^__Ji_v^ ���m~��-*w. _rt��_. Sita��__t -_i_Lii_Cu.,-.__._.  '  _u_____, JUJLliiau^-Liiiiiitow. ^AmiKuiLxX &__��sij_&ffi_�� .3-  '-^a.',-'.1 _���:  ^.y^-t.ff,'fc.jh*c,.ji_'-f.__..._-��_���,;;f s^y/T^s .^^^  .   -  'ft.  _&  fi  is.   *  '_'     " ���!  bi"v 1' ..  n._l  _vH *,,  -    . 1  ,     I.   A  ' J.   v  f  4ji|    _& .   >  as -rj .  'v.   *t,"V,"     -  *;  _CV^  JM  il"  J.  THE   PHOENIX- PIONEER.  The Phoenix Pioneer/���;��� MColtuxibia Baths and Barber. Shop  ' *- ' ��� - * __   _ i   _ i        i * _ _i :_  .._.._ _"_     _ I.,._._!    , i. ,        . ' A  TI'1.1. !S1I IN(HU  IK. ri.li i��N S-ITPHHAV itv run  PI ON  w,  at rum'.:.'ix. n. c.  B. WILLCOX. Mgr  Cu'.itmbiii mid' lumildjiry Crt-c_   T.lcphtm .s.  Sf l^-_II'.IONS.  IV r Vf. r   Si.v Months ..   To I-'or_i..n Cum.tries....���   is. Iltil ihe reports that arrive are  | not, it is believed, exaggerated. The  ] inhabitants of entire   towns  and   (lis-  ti"i��."i< aie literally dying of starvation,  ! on account of tlie failure of the crops.  ! There is some attempt made at  i organized relief hy those charitably in-  spring, and the birds are singing t.ieir  old-time melodies.���New J.enver  Ledge.'  Mr. Manin had better find out  how much of their profits the.C P. R.  do make in British > Columbia before  he initiates a policy of provincial construction of railwaws on the strength of   S_W;<:libeil,-and it would indeed be difficult, these profits alone.���RevelsrokeMer-  Bath_50cr3��or$..00  L'XDKl.  Coi.UMWA HOTKI.,  ;| to liiiii a more worthy object;     Never- j aid.  alleles* the  amounts  contributed   are  Aitvt-rlislut: rules fur nish etl on application.  I.irj_al uotic.-.s Jo and 5 cents per line.  Vour weekly insertions constitute one niontli's  ndverlisinj,,  I but as ii drop in the bucket  compared  I to the necessities of the case.  I-DITORIAL COMMENTS.  1900  MAY  '1900 i  Sun     Mon   Tues    Wed     Tim      Prl      Sat;  I  2  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  ,i 1  ���12  *3  14  15  16  ���J7  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  2<S  29  30'  31  OMENTAL, 1.ACCK.  ���  i  Politics are said to make strange  bedfellows: The present situation in  .Hritish   Columbia merely   proves    the  The dominion election is to be called soon after Mr. Tarte's return- from  Paris. This is as it should be, for  Mr. Tarte will require all the time between his return and election day to  explain the difference between his  speeches and interviews'.���Rossland  Record.  One of the  most  amusing  features  of the present campaign is the patronizing   policv   which    premier   Martin  It is now a stern   chase  with   Lord j nas :ui(>|)U.,j toward Ralph Smith,   the  Roberts   in South   Africa,   the  Boers [leader of the labor party, and the blunt  being in the lead   and   the   British   a  26  close.second.  One subject that is daily groiving of  increasing importance in this province  is that of the importation of Oriental  labor. Repeatedly has the provincial  assembly attempted to legislate against  the admission of-Chinese and. Japanese, hut on account of Imperial complications the acts have been disallowed  ;.l Ottawa. One of these acts was' so  disallowed within the last few days.  A direct result of the present almost  wholesale admission of Orientals,.to  this province is the cheapening of  labor. They can and will live on next  10 nothing and receive pay iiv proportion.  Mere is the latest: Why is ��� Ladysmith like a hard-boiled egg? Because  it was shelled all round, had White  inside and could not be beaten.  Tbe Pioneer acknowledges the  receipt of a little volume on ���government ownership-of. railroads, through  the courtesy of the Hon. Smith Curtis, j  manner in which the same has been  received by the Nanaimo man.���Nelson  Tribune,  Kelson is attracting more attention  today than any other city in the province, and no other city in.the province  is having a steadier and more permanent-growth, This is because its  people pay more attention to practical  affairs than to practical politics.���Nelson Tribune.  In   many   ways   l'lioenix  feels   th  need ot   incorporation.    It is believed  that it can   be  accomplished   shortly  alter   the  new   legislature, meets���in  July.  Mr. Martin's supporters have no reason "to feel discouiaged at the course  of events along the line of the Pre-  e 1 mier's march into the Kootenay.' So  far he has simply captured every place  at which he has spoken, and the voting  there will show what the effect of his  clear-headed exposition ol his''policy  was.���Vancouver World,  Finest Brands of Wines, Liquors and CigarsjYtlways in Stock  . Comfortable and -well Furnished Rooms.  First-Class Pining Itooin and Attentive Waiters.  T:  e  _.__  HARRY NASH,Proi\!  *&  SI  Hon. Joseph -Martin and Hon.  Smith Curtis unfolded their platform!  While men cannot and do not; to the. electors of Phoenix this week. '.  pretend to compete with this class of j J:'rom the'tone of the mass meeting at  laborers. There are a sufficient ���iiuin-! Miners' Union .hall, it appears to be a  her of questions in'the labor problem j von i.viui, vici proposition. It. begins  in general to be settled, without intro-j lo. look .as though the minister ol  .hieing the disturbing element of the-mines would have a Walk-over in this  Mongolian race,   who now have   their J ricliiig;.  eves turned   lonuiiii'lv on our shores.  :  Within 'a. month' thousands of Jap-; For several years Turkey has been  anese have landed in. British Columbia, I P. "ing <>" Uncle Samuel in his en-  nn'd while some may cross the line and | deavor to secure damages for the de-  make trouble in the American labor! sanction of property of Americans in  market, enough will remain in this Armenia���when 'Turkish troops burn-  j rovince to keep us busy wondering ed, ravished ai.id killed the helpless  what we will do with them. Armenians.    At last   the- patience  of  On this question the premier in  his  American government is well-nigh ex-  published   platform,  stands   squarely j hau.sted.   -It is to be hoped   that   the  and fairly,  and even h'"s jwlitical -an-  lagonists will surely commend him for  ���tl1.1L    Mr.-'Martin knows that this siib-  jeet comes close home to the working-j  man, and was shrewd   enough to take!  advantage of it.    Not  merciless Turk will he forced to get  down from his high horse for once and  pay his just debts.  Dr. Edward Howes' name has been  stricken from the membership -roll'-of  the liberal association at Rossland.  Several (ireenwood anti-Martinites did  not wait for that, but resigned, aud are  now trying to walk on both sides of the  fence. They will soon find out tbat it  won't work, and they will have to declare themselves in favor of "a deathbed repentance of a Mackintosh, orj-  the sound conviction of a Curtis."���  (ireenwood -Miner.  Carpets and Linoleums ^  We have a fine line in all qualities and styles.  It will pay you  to   examine   and   get   prices.  In Furniture=-  We are constantly receiving the  latest, .from  the finest to the cheapest.  CLAIM &'BINNS,       ~.  Furniture, Carpets and Undertaking,    ���� %  OLD IRONSIDES AVE.       .    - - PHOENIX,  B.   C. 5��>   I  HI.DOES -c (X).,���1'i.oi'hii-;toi..s.  <* Good Saddle,   Pack and  Driving  Horses.    Heavy Draying. ^  Charges ReasoiKtbie.  S TAN DART) AVE. l'HOE.VLV, B. C.  I?  iii-:ai> oi-i-'icr. i-'ch. nouxDAkv ckkkk, (;i;i-:k.\vvooii. ii. c.  lll<',VIK>i:,\l. ri.us, nki.so.v, 11. c.  pHOENIX LAUNDRY.      ^^|z___=_=__i_i__  * .  LAWRENCE & WATSON, Props. ]     p    MORTTTKT  Best of work guaranteed.     Specialty of White Shirts. | J *   ���*___���������."&���     V^__\Ill>|?  Markets at Nelson,  Kaslo, Three  Porks, Sandon, Slocan City, J  Silverton, New I lender,  _'ruir, Salmo, Rossland. Trail, Cascade, ���  Cmnd l-'orks, Oreenwood, Midway, Niagara and l'lioenix. n  FISH, OYSTERS AND POULTRY IN SEASON. I  ���. ��  All   orders receive prompt attention, ;            . ���  n n  ooooooooo��cooa��o_oco��oo_-03��*3oat>ooooa300��o_s>C-0����o��o  GOOD CALLED FOR  AND DELIVERED.  Best of work guaranteed.     Specialty of White Shirts.  Basement Miller Blk., Dominion A v.  Dominion A venth  Phoenix, U. C.  "No matter how the fight goes in  British Columbia,' the '..people of that  province will have good cause to remember Hon. T. R. Mclnnes with  gratitude. 'British Columbia politics  has been a chaos of sectional interests  and personal' likes and dislikes. The  action of the lieutenant-governor has  already brought something like order  out of the confusion.' Thepeopieare  lining up on clearly defined issues, and  the result ofthe polling should supply  Hritish Columbia with the materials  for   a   strong   government   and     an  Vaughan  The  ooo  Shoes   made  in   anv  All kinds of Leather  00.0 c�� '  " ' ~   style.       Rubbers and Shoes repaired,  ���'hidings for sale.'        H..i<s'k_.s l<r.i-..ii.i:i>.  -���asm^S^"  ('.   Hf)TEL ('()..  Lip.,  Hunt .  J.  J; ERR MAN, Manackk.  OF THE CAMP.  We handle all Kinds of Beef, Pork, Mutton and Veal.  Also Fislr, Poultry and Oysters, in season.  lr     .    '    ' ���    , I aggressive opposition.''''���-Toronto Tel-  Hewitt Bostock, our member in the j egram.  only   do   the! "ominion parliament,  has returned to!  laboring people of the coast think with j the coast, and of course has been   in-j !  him on this point,   but so do those  ol  terviewed and   reported in   regard   to  the interior.   We want no more Orien-j '"��   views   on the   jiolitical' situation. ]  tal   labor in   British   Columbia,  already have too much of it.  THROUOH THE WEEK.  Your- Trade Solicit!.1.  il Old Ironsides Ave.  Our ri'iees Art. 1 .i<i.iit.  PHOENIX, B.  I^irst Class -in every respect. Electric UelIs;  Electric Lighted. Finest Liquors and Cigars.  Large aud Commodious Sample Rooms. ....  H  V  Old Iroxsides Avencic,  PHOENIX, B.C.  SI,INN &��� McCAGi:  -   I'M .I. R! KICKS.  We! He is'evidently  opposed  to Mr. Mar-|  AN ANOMALOUS CONDITION.  tin, and has given orders-to the   man-!  I ager of his paper, the Vancouver 1'iov-  I ince. to fight the  Manitoba statesman  j to   the   bitter   end.    Some   thought  has. poliiics would take on a dizzier   whirl  The attention   of  the   Pioneer  liee'n called to a condition now _btain-;' w)u.n ^|r  ing hereabouts, which to say the   least,! Columbia,  but so far  there   is no un-  isan anomalous, and should   he rem-: Hsual Oh:ulge on ���,al nC(:omn.  x-died at once by the government.     It?    Is a shame and adisgrncethat itshoukl I     This IXl,itll.-| proposition in   British  Le allowed to exist, as at present. , Columbia is a curio.     Kirst, the leaders  in ��� ^  It is sometimes a little odd to  note' .j?  '-S  __  A short time since a mat. was found f 0f ,)0th parties shout partvism tilt thev  tuck and penniless near here, and with-! a.e well ��i��h hoarse. Then nomi-  Ult ,rwn^s <" >-elations. He was taken ' n:uio���s takc |)!a(.e, and on each sitk j  m charge by Constable Darraugh, the ��� ar^lbund bolters-those voters who for  onlv government representative, who; personal reasons hrgelv do ..not  took him to the hospital at (Ireenwood.! like the nominees, [���earing the re  ihere the sick man would not be; suits of such delections, mmibers ol  admitted till the officer personally J the. candidates,, thou.!, well known to  I'liarnnteed the charges of the hospital, j ''  how small things will put a different  aspect- on affairs in general.; All')  throtijfl. 'the .Boundary, for several,  months  past  business  generally   has  Bostock  got back to British i becn cl,,ite'.  ',"hif {iu:t needs no further  demonstration���it is sell   evident.    It  i was also acknowledged  that compar- j |  atively   little  improvement  could   be;  looked for till the mines of the  Boundary had entered upon the era of steady  shipments.      '   .   ��� ..   ,...,'���'..  of Tinioth}' Hay Just to hand.  r  Also Car of Oats.  f When Buving Hour  -I  __���  See tlint it is tlie Cite. r_U-rt CAI.O ARY HARD W1IKAT, the h:st C.rmlc of 1-"Urnr in  the Market. The I'.'IOKN'tX l--i;i:i) and l'l-OOUC!-: CO. nre sole <vyeiiL; i> this  Celebrated T-"I��ur.-  1-3  _4  An Immense Shipment of  Choice I?resh Kniich  Hmter   Just  Arrived nt onr-AVareliouse.   Kiiid-  ��� ly Call aud sample it.  'CONTACT^KSnnd IIUU.DKRS MILL VISD  n good stock of A No. i Shingles always on  hand at our Warehouse.  PHOENIX PEED AND PRODUCE CO.  i  II  ��  I  i  <_>  %  8  i  i  is  _.Brsad, Cakes, Pies, Etc., Fresh Daily.  IKOX.SIDICS ADDI'l'KJN, I'HOKNIX, B.C. .'uki: Dki.ivi i.v.  The Orifisli  Stele lipor Ojinptoj, limW.  R. GREIGER, Mangacr.  AGENTS FOR ITS  ,ei  Coitijtk t_ tint: * filar Siijijilies.  .    t;!.KI''..\'U(X>I), B. c.  ".������;������   : ���   i gsj .  Within the last week or  tivo  there! es>S'5^����S>>_S������1^539��>SC����)��))S..��^  i  '���! pe party men to She-core, annouiite  This he did, for he eould not let the I themselves as independents: that; is.  ltiaiiUiu lorlaek of ,.roper attention.jd^vare independent enough to cateli  -\nd now it is a question whether Mr.;:1 ie,v iiwe votes, if .-possible. It  -larraiifc-h will he reimhursed hy ihcl aj^Hars asr thouj-h eat-h man was fori  -overninent, as he had no authority to; |,i���,sij|f, nnd "let the devil take the'  i fii.iallv _mi.ii.mtc- the hospital fees.  We Mibmit tha', in this iree and en-  lightened aye, it   is  a  hunting shame  has been some additions to the   forces j  of   working    miners    employed      in.  Phoenix.    In fact, there'ore no   idle'  men   here, to speak of.    'I'he beginingi  ol stoping in   the  Old   Ironsides and i  Knob Hill mines has  absorbed   those  waiting and will doubtless absorb  still  more every week from now  on.  This  sort of thing has its beneficial effect on  businessmen also.  While there  have  not   becn many  j i-��.ilty trail, ."ers in l'lioenix of late���this  OT  nix,  eiiix Sta^e Line.  Makes Two Bound Trips Daily Between Phoenix  and Greenwood.  Leaves Plioenix at <S.coa. m. and 1,30 p. in.    Phoenix Time  Lea\:es   Greenwood at 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.   Greenwood Time.  MANDEL & MURPHY, Props.  beinjj theipiite season���still there have  inac some p.ovi.ion is not made foi  taking care of such unlorimiates, outside of incorporated locaiities. While  MH'h ease�� are not fietjtient, yet thev  are iikelv lo aiixe anywhere, at am  lime, and it is t!ie government's duty  to provide for and take care of them.  i5ecau.se a man is penniless and friend-  1 -ss is in) reason why he should he  deserted, _inl why the government  ;'intild stand aloof. If the.m'>veriimeiit  does not take hold of these cases,  surely we must have gone back to the  . 'ii. loin, of the mMdle age.  This hotel is centrally located, newly built and  newly furnished throughout. Everything is first  class.    Bar stocked with the finest.        : :        :  ���   ' EDWARD SIMPSON. Prop.  hindmost" on election day,  WHAT THE EDITORS SAY.       ....  ....    ...   ,     j been some.    It is notable, too. in. this  I he (������reenwcHhl   I lines asserts   that! . .',...'        j  : :   ������Joseph Mai tin is the champion of the j connection mat,   notwithstanding  tbe j E^sffi^a^Nii^ysSNia^3Nffis_^^  laboring classes. 1 large nunider ol lots sold here, no one! "    j seems to care to part with-, their   hold-;'  Kor curios-ties' in   politics  one   re- j ;ngs ,-���,. anvthing less than a good s'tifTj  "iiires tomake a studv of this iirovince. i    , *        ��� .,.,���'        .  .    |  - ' I advance on cash price.     1 his ceitain-l  ly is indicative of die conliden<:e  that!  is generally felt ifi Phoenix beeoming,  in time, a large and-prosperous city���  the shadow of a [ vvjli(;h it is Certain!v destined to be.  to the elect inn   01   the   Hon.;  it is mil of .them.���Nelson Miner.  l;et    the   conservatives   send    Mr.  ; Alex Sharpe thiough   the <-)iistitiien<:v  ; and'there will not I  : doubt a  Smith Curtis.���(Ireenwood .Miner.  Are Now 1 .eadv to do Al! Kinds of  TINWARE, ROOFING,  "   REPAIRING Etc.  DSRE FAMINE IN INDIA.  I No subject is being debated with more  eagerness throughout the upper country than that of railroads, _nd the vast  majority ot the inland voters lavoi  govern nient ownership. ��� \'aneoiivei  ���.��� i\Vorld.  While the entire Kngiish speakim  world has been absorbed in the serioti  business of war, and has   been   follow  ing  its  varying  phases  almost    with ��� that henceforth   they   will   In.-  bated   breath,   a   condition    equally i from employing Oriental labor,  ���ieiious has been confroating the   pec;  bio of India.   One of ihe dread calamities of tki; empire of many  millions; 1!SIW| di.sciimiuation.   sums up'���  of souls is that of famine.     It lias been   Hook, of Indifferent Verse" tlins:  lIOl'SliKIil^ri'JXS���Yon will fi-.id n ._oo-i strick ofll.-ooms. Wnsh llrush es, \Va..i Tubs  -V-in^cr., Clotn-S This, Scrub brn.he*t Wiiit. Wash brushes, . fj\v Chi!tl"s bath Tnlis ii  stuck; nlsu. llv>c_, l<_ik__ and '.V.il^r Cins f_r your k_r_.ii.  Ml'l..\|-i,  I'l.ol'HI I  i.ii;.  I Rough and Planed lumber, Flooring, Shiplap, Rustic and  SHIXGl.ES OX HAXD.  We are prepared to furni.sb dimension  timbers.  PiMill Located Two Miles West of��� Phoenix, B. (.'���  While considerable has been done j Jj,  around town in the way of cleaning | y  up, as a .safe-guard against lire, there; 7  is still  much   to be . done.    The   fire-:'>.  rdens recommended that every lmsi-| llNS^as*Bsal^^B5siSs^^  have a  8^.g  Boniinion Avenue,  Pkenix, B. C.  �����_  1 less  man  barrel   of   water i  The county   boards of Washington!  State are,  in view- ofthe influx of lap  Advertiser.  Mr. I_diourhcre, in  . ruth.  uarreil  -Xews-  with his  ���kevs  on his premiises. If this is--not!'  i done voluntarily the firewardens will;  probably order it done .pereinptorilv.;  Failure to obey an order of this kind. )  subjects the offender, on convietion,!  to   a   line,     lint  such   measures   will I  probablv mot be necessarv. ;       ' I  1 - .1 . ���.-���.(  ��.-���������:.*������  o �� �� * ���������'��.'��,��-���  ��������������''���*'*������'���'���������* e ���*���',.**��� +'���*    '   ''V  r  Hotel  r\3^A��f.  -3  >'- (Opposite ^Mineis' Union Hall)  ?orner Dominion Avenue and J.'ai.ner   Street, Phokxix, 1!. C.  'K-  Xeu   Toninn-  RO'l'IC.  s<> frequent in the past that the terrible,  ���_f.Marge h.;is come to hi_ almost an;  ,.i!ii!U_) oct'tirrence and is now pie.ent.  In   our   coini'oitabli;    Immes,   thou -.      )oc Martin is nc.w in Kootenay  _.i.nii. of miles Uis::mt, it is d:IIi.'ii.l_ ��01 j the sun ut_s not stand   still,   nor  Cimeron Court I. 0. F. !  Cimeron Court, lnde[ieiuleiit Order |-This Hotel is  Hard Finished j Bar   Furnished with the Fin-  xr  yXi  ei  ?nay  ,6 Little Gem  !^_��^M-___!,by  aful!  f.-.eii  Forresters, meets first and third Wed-i  nesdaVs of each, month. Visiting'  brethren are cordially welcomed., j  l..C.('!<--\wi-p:<ii,    J.K;W.Tii.-t.'.sox,   j  .Roe; See, C. R.i .  Conveniently Arranged.  est of Goods.  ;${ KOOTENAY CIGAR MFG. CO., af Net  '^ZJZ&zs  "Graham & Prhn'dkrg-vst, Props.  -_sr>*'t3__--.  _S_- s.<���<!������-.( 0,... .:j.ri.;i..>i_i i.,  ','�� *������ '."'*��������"���"���"��"'  ��-��.�� ��� -��� -  Mx $_ ^_ ^ > ^x 4^z?sfr- $^i^7&j?k.-^\ ^ ^  - ia �������� ���'���������</ ��y*--'V^X^G\\*QX:    '^IX'XX^ ^X^^V'  i"^e��  "ryji* "fiv.iip",""."*iv,T,^'fT��n*-*  rJ ,J  pu.  t  .  t  ' _'  THE PHOENIX PIONEER.  ����������� .   :_  | Soaps,; *  I   Sogps>  I       Soaps.  t     We are showing^- fulj  X line of :<','  t     TOILET SOAPS  Manufactured by the best  + soap factories in France,  ;. | United States, aiid ��� C-an-  ��� ack, and 'ranging, in price  ';��� from  $1.25   to   15   cents  \X per cake.  |+     We can please the most  !��� fastidious. ,    '  LP. Iltta't. (0.  DRUGGISTS.  I  f -f  4 Opposite The Imi'KRIai. Hotki.. -4  I Dominion Ave.      PHOENIX, B. C. |  A. E. ASHCRGFT,  MlNINi; AND CIVIL .KNdlNI.I.I<  PROVINCIAL I.ANU SllKV. VOK.  To Newspaper Men.  11'you want   a -neat   country newspaper outfit, that will  he suitable lor a  country weekly, six (-011111111, for patent,  or all home print, we can fit you out; jiaiii-:i. & asiuuoi-.  in good shape.    This is a snap for tlie !   van couvi...   ii c '  right man who has a little dough.  Apply to the  I -IOKNIX ] .ONKgl.,  l'lioenix, J!. C  _____ M&Z li___ S___.s��s_��'if__l 5=i--it.' I5  I Church Services.  j     Pki.khyti.kiai..���Divine service ev-  ! cry Sunday iit 1 1 a.m. and 7:30 o'clock,  I Ironsides   time,   in   the  schoolhouse.  Everbodv cordially invited.  GREENWOOD, II. C  I J. B. BOYLE,    I  Z Druggist.   I  Established in  1836.  Incorporated by Royal Charter.  J'AII'.-LT CAPITAL,. .' , .$.(,866,666  RESERVE FU.NT)    $1,460,000  l.ONMON oiikk:  3 Clement's Lane,Lombard Street, ICC.  !  MrnipiusT.���Preaching service will i ���?  beheld every   Thursday   evening,  at! $  7:30 o'clock, at the schoolhouse.    Serif! 111011 by Rev. J.. H. Halderston.    Cor-  + ! dial invitation to all.  Ji REMEMBER THE MAINE,  The only place you  can buy Perfect Headache Powders. Cures  all kinds of headache.   '  Shaving Parlors  and Bath Rooms.  ISASK.MKNT IIOIJKKL  lltMI.IHNG.  1 .IOKNIX,  H. C  KETTLE RIVER VALLEY RAILWAY;  �������  i Likely lo be Constructed Under n Provincial  '    ,A Chirler.  i 1 __| are  returned   to  |r  ��� I    f? .Smith Curtis to the  ��� '. - -h "Very likely we vvotil  'With regard to the refusal   _>f  the  rfeS house at Ottawa to grant a charter .for  . ( T|$| the Kettle River,Valley railway,   it  is  ���     M our intention to see that   the   line   isf  I <   J| built under a provincial  charter if we I  re  returned   to  |K.\ver,''.  said    Hem. j  Rossland   Miner, j  Id build it as a  pro-1  inciai road.    I have  already  got   the.'  _.   .: Irani] l'*orks ijieople, 'who  are  deeply j  i"^/S interested in this matter, to   make  an  'li',''''| application  under-the  tramway -act, I  *���'% which will allow them   to   run   within)  ���'iis-jfhalfa mile of the international bound-.  ''';ij|:iry, and,, after.60 days, advertisement i  '"in the  Official  Gazette,   we can,   by;  order-in-coucil, give them the privilege!  of building a tramway, which   may of  Lcourse he a standard gauge railway.  "I have also suggested to them  that  [they acijuire the title to the land covering  die intervening half  mile, and, if  tin. do so no one. can   prevent   them  irom laying rails  on   their  own   land  and running cars over it   right   up   to:  the international boundaiy line, and if j  ISSfsome   American      railway    company!  S's'hooses to  build   its   line   up  to   thej  ^CTsanie point on the  international lioun-i  Jary line 1  don't  see   how   any   Can-j  IUH adian can object to its doing so..    Af-j  '"' ter that it is on I v a matter of customs  scott & McLaren,  CONTKACTOI.S ANH  I!l/l l.liKKS.  ..STIMATI.S   I  ..I.NISIII.I>.  I'HOE .VIX, li. C.  11. s. i;a\i.i-:v.       ' '      w.11. cochkank  CAYLEY & COCHRANE,  SOLICITOUS, J.TC.  PHOKNLV, li. C.  ALDHAH& BLUNT,  .Mink .Sukvi.voks,   '  ash j>i...1k. ht. mkn.  Prescriptions a        J>-  I Specialty. |  ��-��� -o -���-���-���-* -O -(. ~�� - ��-��-��-  JOE HEDGES  City Scavenger.  ,   All orders promptly  attended to.  Telephone 520 or 1*. O. Box 50.  Office, Standard Ave,  PHOENIX, B. C  -e~4KO"-_H-o-e-e-o~9-��-'0~G-e  COtJK'l   OK JUKKCTOKS:  J. II. Ituoiii]-:, j<niN'jAM)"rt CAitrni,   ..akiwud  l-'AHKI'.K,    KlCIIAKJ>    Ji.    Ol.VN,    Hl'S'HV].   1..  1-AitKi-K, l.n. Akthi'k IIoahi.; II. j. It.-Ki:N-  HAt.tJ.J. KiN-.ki-oki*, l'io:n I.riiuocK, c;k<i.  1). Whatman.  Skckktakv, a. O. WAM.IS.  11 end Office in Camtd-t, St, Jameji Street,  MO^TRKAI.,  II. S'l'iKKMAN, CJeuernl Mmincer.  J. J'I.msmiv, Inspector.  ItKANCHKS IN CANADA.  Loudon, Jtrantford, Ilaniiltoti,Toronto, Montrt'n!,  ' Ottawa, Kingston, (jueluc, St. John, N. J*,,  Jlraiidon, Winnipeg, Krcdcricton, N. It., Halifax, Victoria, Vancouver,, Kosslawl, Kaslo,  Trail, AKhcroft, Dawson City, Klondike, N.  W. T., (ireenwood, Atlin aiid'Hcunett, JI. C.  Sidney, C. II.  ACKNTS IN Tin; UNI'IT.D S'i'ATKS.  Sl'OKANK��� Tnuiers National ;md Old National  Hanks. Nkw-Vokk���5_f Wall st., W.'I.awson  and J. C. Welsh, agents. SAN I*"..ancisco,  124 Sansotnestrcet, II. J. McMichael and J. J_.  Ambrose, agents. "  LONDON ItANKKKS.  The Uank ofl.iiKlaixl and .'.lyn 8: Co.  io'kkion a.;knts.  Liverpool -Dank of Liverpool. Australia���rnion  Ilank of AustrnJin. New Zeal:md��-l.*nion  Hank of AiiKtniliit and Hank of New Xealnitd.  Indin, China and Japan���Chartered Merchants Ilank of India, London niid Chiiir.,  A^ra Hank West Indies: Colonial Dank.  1'nris���Murcuard ami Krauss _t Co., Lyuns���  Credit Lyouimis.  JAMES  ANDERSON,  Mgr., Greenwood, B. C.  [The Most Popular  Hotel in Phoenix.  f It is the   KAYORITI.   Rl-'.SOR'I  the -Vi.uy anil  'I'liirsty '1'ravi  or W'ayl'ai-T, ami in  if >:isc-'jui'iic.' jfp;; ���:  is lu'ruiniii'' ik.iIciI thi'(ili"lioiit tin:  1-oundaiv.  MINEffAi. ACT.  Ccrtilkales of lii!|irov_:nc_!_.  NOTICI:.  Tip Tc], . ml Trl.'iiii-I. I'mi-linn Mincriil Cliiii���,  . U'.iiit.- in th..- I,'. 111. liivi-i iiiluiiii; divi.ii. i. . f  V.iic lUsli i;-;.  Win li- I.'-> ;il .,l--.|,i Ci-i-fln'oni! O.lllit".  T..l.i: i.r.lic- lli.il I, j.,1,11 1- l(ciii_t��ra<-;  .is .unlit C,i- J. )���, Cr.-n-.... I'm-. Mil!, t 'i e.-nii,-  -Ktc N'i.. l.v.-i'. i, iiit.-tiil, '.i.-.iv il.-ivs ..imi tin- il:i��_  'C'llirr Or~i lii.Ti'(il. In iiii|ily In tin- .MimiiH R-.tunlt-i fir cVr-  tlfi-.-il.:s '.rilMi.riivi-in.iil. f.r till |M||||I��.- i f_1.  iriiiimi. Crnwu Cram, i I'tli" alnnr clnii.iK.  Aim! :'in)ii.-j t;t _.- nMice thai ;".:liuii lui.lcr st-c-'  ti-'ti y,. MiM.t lit- ctJiiniivii(.-:-'i In fj! . the i.*.ii:iiico  i.f.uL-n C..-rt:_.:tt.-. . f Inijiro'.-t nu.-wt,.  lint  .1 till, ij.h ll.iy ,.f M.ucll, iw,.  -7 J No.  I-.  liKMI'.S'W'A V.  m  i*;  ii.|iior_ W/i ���  lE.C.Kcith&Co.!!  KAS'l'IvRN'  I'HOKNIX,' ].. C.  D. J. MATHESON,   HANI.I.l.   Real Estate and  Mining Properties. ;  COPl'KRl'ROI'l.I.'nivS  wanted; i  SoineClioice Lots in l'lioenix ���  on Kcasonaltle Terms. '  ijTownships Bank,  KST.MII.ISHKIJ 1859,.  CAPri'AI.   -     -    -    -    $1,500,000  RlvSKRVE FUND    -    -     $835,000  !*?  INSUR-AXCK AOKNT,  IIId-'.,  I.IKK, ..CC'IIU--."..  CiiiuiiiIs. Iniici' IVir Inking Afllilnvlts.  I'HOKNIX, B.  PHOENIX, B. C.  m&M>i  R. B. KERR,  l-AKKISTKK   AND   ,S0I.|C!I01.,  XdTAUV  l'DIII.K.:.  I'HOI-.VIX, B. C.  J. A. CORYELL & CO.,  jBREMNER&CO.  I        Watchmakers,  !        Jewellers and  Opticians . . .  '���     just   received a case  lot  of alarm  i docks.    Cai.i. and ski. tiik.m.  )$&$�� regulations to una'.le the ears to  W$3t  pass  c.  ,Cfr) 1 reely to and fro across the boundary  .'.v,',' line, and I venture to tliii'ik that the  J-.A   jr<nerninetit on either side ol'  the   line!  !��ill not dare to refuse this privilege to'  j'      Caison and Cascade, when they allow;  it at so many other points on the Can-!  adian Iroiitier.    This   whole question'  was   fought   out   years   ago   hy  Mr.  Alartiniti Manitoba, and all   that   we  :ire contending for now was then  conceded and put in actual practice."  Civil ami Minim; ICncinkkksi   Provincial Land Sukvkvok. - i  ESTABLISHED 1006.  (-!.axi>  Forks   and Tiioknix, B. C. ���  Miller Block, Phoenix, B. C.  .������ei.--tt.��i>.e<ti��...>.-  For Me or fat.  !0  .-  BECAUSE   OF   ANTI-JAPANES3    CLAUSES  omlnioii Ooveramenl lias Disallowed Several  xi>-���  *���  a.5^!;     \ recent dispatch from Ottawa says  t.      "tint the  dominion    nosernnient   has  Acts.  The Palace Hotel, Cor. Knob;  Hill Ave. and First St., Phoe-;  nix. Is now occupied and do- j  ing a good business. Bar and '  basement bringing in $75 per;  month. ' An excellent oppor-���  tun ity for a profitable invest-j  men). Investigation invited.!  Particulars furnished by thej  owner,    C. H. Mm.i.KN, j  Phoenix, 1!. C.     j  ] CANADIAN  ( ilisilloned the following bills passed by  .  the   British   Columbia   legislature   in  _i99:  \n act relating to litpior licenses; an j  act relating to the   Midway iS: Pontic-j Tr~\ a /'~��T'l_7T/'~,  T__. \T   ' ^  ton 1 ail way, and an act amending   the) |/ _f_-V^lx1 lC.^ J\^ Y ��� ���%  coil   mines   act.    Thes_   have    been | >'f  1 disallowed   because  of  anti.Japanese j AND SOO LINE. '-f  ���   .^Canada's  National Highway.!|  II. D. 1(111.  Pho2nix Shoe Shop.  All Work ('���uaranteed.    Imported Goods.  KINK HOOTS AND SIIOKS MA OK TO  ORIiKR.  I'KACTICAI.    MIXKKs'   ANII   l'ROS-  I'KCi'OKs' SHOKS   A   SI'KCIAI. IT.  Corner Phoenix Si. and Brooklyn Ave.  HOARD Ol-- DIKKCTdl-S:  K. W. Hi:m:ki:k, l'r.sidcut,  liriN. M.   If.   Ciich  K.lNi:,   Vlce-I'ren.,   Urael   Wciwl, J. S. Mitchell,  O. stvvuiis,  J. N. C.nler, .V. W.TIionias, C.  II.  Kntlimi, II. II. Ilruv. 11, Q. C.  IIKAII OKI-IC1-; SIIKRIIKO'dl-i:, I'. Q.  Wm. Ka_,wi:i._,  .".eiVI.M^r., Si  1*:i>ci-;j,t.,  I.ocnl  Mgr.; S. 1'. M(i:ti;v, liraudi Inspectur.  IIKANCIII-S.  Wa'.erloo, W*. I. IlrijGfps, Mnnnj.cr.  StniiHttail, S. Stevens,        "  Cou-anville, J. . tnckinnon, Manager.  Coaticook, II. Austin, Manager.  Kiclimoiicl, W. I.. Hall,  Oranliy, \Y. II. Uobinson, "  Hedfonl, 1%. W. Morgan,    "  Majrog, K. 1'. Oliver,  St. Ilyacinthe, J. H. l.n . ramliciis., M^r.  Huntingdon, 1-). X. Robinson, Mgr.  Orand I-'orks, J. W. Mactoughin, Mgr.  Agents iu Montreal, Hank of Montreal: Loudon., l.ng., Xiitinnal Hank of Scotland: Hostuu,  National Kxcllaugc Hank; New Vork, National  Hark Ilank.  Collections made at all ac.es .lile points.  j Drafts issued for anv re<iuired amounts, good in  1 all points in eanada, i;. S. and Kurojie. ICx-  I change bought and sold.  I     Savings llrauch Department at each ofiice.  i Interest allowed from date of deposit and com-  ! pounded annually without requiring attention of  I depositor.  I     Ofiice Hours: 10-3; Saturday from 10 to 12.  Q Newly   Furnished.    Choicest  5 and Cigars.     Dining Koom First  * (.lass in I'.verv W'av.  C. \Y. A1!B(.)TT.  iAil  V-kll:  G5000<X30000O0000C>00O00OCK30000CK5_-0OaO00300000O00C5O00000  ��� BT_i        _  i fl o   :.0I.K AOKNI'S KOK 'I'HK  .  tiKXKKAI.   I'XI'OK'I'   AUKNTS���  Lion Brewing Co. I Blue Label K^;:.;:.;.,:N.  Of Rossland, the Largest Brew-    j Setters   Natural    Mineral  Water  ery in British Columbia. j Wii.. isam-.n, Ckxmanv.  " JAS. McCREATH &  CO.. Props.  OOOCX5000<XX>OC��0��OOOOQCXX50��OOGO  MINERAL  ACT,  t.ri:f!c_t- of Improvement..  NOTICH.  eiiaiicrllor Mineral Claim  .'mat. in  the  KettL.  river milling ilivi_iun , 1" Yule dislriet.  .Vh.re l,i.(.;ii -,l---c.rci.-nv.oisl camp.  ..j'-j :     'I'.lke Jlutlce that I, Jame, .Mor.-ui, 1'rec -Miner't  tri.:J; e.itil'u-ate No. lio.s;., I'..r  mvself and as anent for  |M',i j .I0I111    Mlilli-.an,   i-r,--   ..liner'.     Ci.-i tilieate    No.  v\V:    "J.WA-  ii'tend, sixty dnvs f.oni Hi-.- date heret.l;  ~'^i   to apply to the -Mining  K.colder for a C.rii_cii-_  _j-_.5i ! ' f luipi-iivein.-uU. f.,1 the purpose _(~t. itniniiif; iu  j Crown Oraul i fllie ahove claim.  ���������- 1     And f.iilher take notic;- that action, tiutler sec--  tion ,(7. must be commenced  before the i.,su_3_]___  iifsiu-ii C-rtific:ne i.f liu'iruvements.  Dated thi.i i,.th day i,f March, ig:n.  Ja:ii:s . f(iK,\y_  MINERAL  ACT.  CKKTIKieATK ill-' IM1'I-()V1:MI-:NT. .  '���No. 13,"   Mineral  Claim, situate in   Ihe  Kettle  Kivcr Mining Division of Vale District.  Where loratcd:   C.rccmvcod Camp.  Take notice llial I,.James Moran, l-ree Miner''*'  Certificate No. 1! ..7.;, intend, sixtv duvs f.-uin lln_  dale herei.f. to apply lo the Mining R'ecorder fir.  a C.rtiii .al.- of Impniveuicnts for the purpose of  olitaining a Crown grant of 111. ahove claim.  And   further   t.i_e   m.lice   that   action, under  S.-cIiou 37, must be commenced  bef.ii-e the issuance of such Certilicale r.f Improvements.  .Dated this ..thdiiy i.f March, ly-jo.  .VI JA.MKS  Mllk.lX.  Notice.  e fiotde  PHOENIX  J. K. AHI.M.STKOM; Managkr.  Fine Wines,   Liquors and Cigars.  DOMINION AVE.VUF. -        -        -       -'     PHOF.NIX, Ii. C.  83     _  _.    __   -���- _-^  Latest   Styles   and   Colors,   in  Spring nnd Summer Hats.  HATS  Boots  Nona; i._ hereby yiveu thai an application will"  lw imulc tu the [.-ijisljitivi. As.._ml��tv i_f the l'ruv-  iircv cf ifritif.il Cult.ml)... jit it( next" sesnioii, for  an Act lu incurporatca Coinpauv with power to  construct, equip, maintain, and operate telephone  and teicttrai.Ii Ii*ie.. wtilijn and throughout the  l'rovince (.fitiitish Cuhmihia, amt to construct,  erect,-and maintain such ami so many poles and  other- works and devices as the Coinpauycdeeni  necessary fjr making, completing, mipporttiiK.  ushif.', \vori:iiu', (>]KTatiu^ nnd inaiiitniuin^ the  system of eom1t1t111L.uu.11 liy telephone and' teie-  ^rapli, and t<_ open ��.r hreaii up any part or part*  uf the said lu^h'.vays or streets as" _f.cn as the  said Company, its u:;.nt.s, odie.rs or worknifii  think proper, and f.r the purposes cftlie undertaking to purcintse. aeiptire, or lease, and hold  .tad sell ant! dispose i.f'lamis, Imildinjis or t.nt-  nient-! within ihe linit .nf.tresaiii, andtti purchase  or lease, for any t .Tin uf years, niiv tei .phone or  teleyi..] h line estahlishCd, nrtolw esiablished,  iu ltritishColuuihia, connected, orU. be connected  u'ith the line which tlie Company may construct,  and to amal^ninat. with or lease", iti hue or lines,  or any portion or portions I herei.f, to any company p.,s. o. sin 1,'. ">* proprietor, any line if ttle-  plioucs or i-k\_;rnph com nniuication coniuct-  ., , iuj'i f>r to be connected, with the said Company '.�����  C^I j line or lines, nnd to borrow money f.r the piir-  r> I posts t f the Company, nnd to pledge or tnorUaRC  ty I any ��.f the Cj-mpan\'.. asset,   for that  purpose,.  I  9  i  %    Large assortment of Miners' Shoes  and  Hip Gum  ''^ j and to receive bonuses or privileges from any  V�� - person or body orpnrate, and with all other  5*     usual, necessary or incidental   rij^ht..,   j>owers  ur  1&MWS)��W^WfflS&^  Boots, Men's Fine Shoes, Boys'and Children's 5_hoes,    ||  Ladies' Fine Shoes, at the Leading Furnishers e|  -   ���     _!  Dominion Ave.  Plioenix, Ii. C.  j,ri\-il.fivs as may lit- nt-ccssary or. incident-1  to the .-.ttainin.nt vf llic atiovc ofijvct.., or anv ct  iht-iii.  Diitvil this 15II1 da\-1 f D.cemlivr, l. 99,  y \l. itKim'N,  Solicitor For tnc Aiipli.ai.t.i.  Notice.  ��� '^*^><?><Sv5^-?'<S_>^^-?^-'J-^^?>'J>4v?><5><^<?>  i ^> l'OR A .HOI...K1. ^  Ml.AI, CO TO.... X  C. W. Grki-.r, Propr.,  11 inakiuji I.ij^ht. Sweet ami Wholesome  Mread, l*rcnch. Rye or t.rnham. I,cave  vour orders at the  SHOP:   PHOENIX STREET,  RKAR MORRIX  cc 'l'HO.NEI'SON,  PHOKXIX. IJ. C.  TfeeYale-Goltftnbia Ltfmbeif C��  UM1TEI).  Manufacturers of all kinds of  Rough and Dressed Lumber^ Lath, Shingles,  Mouldings and Turnings.  Oi:k Pkksknt Mill and Yards ark Lo.atkd as Follows:  Xakusp. . . .  Rol>son  Rossland. .  Ymir. . . . .  Greeriwood-  vards.  .mill and vard  -Geivl ottice���mill and  ��� Phoenix.   . .  Kliolt So. 1 .  Kholt Xo. 2 . .  1 >ead\vood   . .  Rock Creek .  . mili and vard.  Long   Lake     t:  ;      giBr'We are also prepared to deliver lumher to any mining ramp.  ',                   ii.rAi 1 ���    1                    lli      '���'''      1'��e'm. init.M ami   operate   ;i   witter   v.i,r_s  OUT  COlllDanV   IS enabled  tO  feupplV anV OrdCl" WltllOUt   CleiaV | sy.tem fertile unincorporated lueality known   as  r^*-                                                          ix    - - -    ; the town i.n'lM.enix. tlu-"KuiuheiLrer"   i_dd.lu.i_  t  ���  ��� ' ��������� j ami adjacent uiiucral claim  Iu the supreme court of Hritish Cuhnnhin in the  nUitter c-ftn. "Water claiues eon-iulii.atU.il ae.t  lSy;" pai t III; aud in the in utter of a petition by  '���'i.it' I'imeuix Waterworks Company, Limited"  for a certificate under tlu-'provir-ions ot" Section  55 cf said act.  (1)   This i.-i to certify Hint the ".'hoenix Water  Works Company. Limited," a specially incorporated company within the meaning uf part III  of  the "Water Clauses C'.'U.solidation act,   iSyj,"   in-  I ctirptirated on the 13th day <.f .Voeemher, 1.^9, fur  the sok- ohject c,f constructing aud  optraim^  a  1 ii .iter woiks system f,ir tlie supply of the utiin-  I eorporated locality herein defined", and   the   pur-  I poses necessary ami   incidental   thereto,   has   hy  i its petition prayed f.ir lite ij ranting  (f a ccrtiL-  J cate under tii,- provisions cf section 55 of the said  i .tot,  and,  furthermore, that upon the hearintr t f  j the said petition, it in.. hceu made to  appear   to  j my satirii.icliou mat tlie cninpauy  has complied  u-ah me provisions (.fste.iou 5,_   of the  said  act  I and that the f-.c:s made to appear to me are sucn  I as tu justify   the  construction   and   operation   i.f  1 liter proposed   uadvrtakinii  and   works  ant!   tlie  duini;  and.   tx'jrcisiny < f all   act.i  ami statutory  I pi.nvL-fs in conn .-ctioii tlierewith.  I     (2)    Ami thi.  is to f.irther cli tify that   the  said  I mi .ertakini:, n*  shown   hy   the  documents   and  plans filed in support cftlie  said   petition,   is   a_.  I follows:  (a)    To construct and   operate   a  water  v.i.rks.  as  x  * cl .uses ill the bins.  i     _ *     I lie placer mining net, which  f        thinicd aims directly at United Stales  ^^Liti/cns, lt.is been vetoed because it  is  '    ^.Jjltn vires.    There are some   10 other  ,   <-ii|4?i!ls affecting private clauses  in   them  a"\*gr.\��.i-tinj; employment  of  Japanese.  1       ^||1 1 h   the government lias allowed to  ^piss because  they did not wish to   in-  i       Ijfcilcre with the  organization ol' coni-  i        JJinits affected.  <      ->s     It will be remembered the Imperial  [   ^autorities' protested   against   nnti-Ja].)-  ^     aiKse legislation shortly after the adop-  1 tion of the measures   by   the   Hritish  C oliiml>ia legislature restricting Japanese labor in 1899. The dominion  government appealed to the Hritish  Columbia legislature to reconsider  I them but up to the , present   time   no  anion has been taken by them, hence  the decision ofthe government lo disallow   the bills.  JI  1%  America's Great Transcontinental Line  and World's Pictorial Route.  '['lie direct route from Kootenay, Kettle; $  River and Koundary Creek Districts. %  to all points l_nst and West. ' $  First-Class  Sleepers on all trains from   |>  Revelstoke and Kootenay  Landing. ;x  Tourist  Cars    past   .Medicine   Hat:;i>  Daily   for St.   I'aul;  Sundays   and; %  \\'ednesdays   for   Toronto;   J'Vidays'j|  J-'or Montreal   and   Boston.    Same  4  Cars pass Revelstoke one day earlier. <S  Direct Connection via Kohson to and; !i>  from all Points. ['$  l.X(.KPT   SlINOAV F.XlT.PT SlJXHAYi %  14:35 LeaveCreenwood Arrive 15.35.1 j|  h'or   rates    and    full    information | ��  address nearest local agent or, : %  E.R.REDPATH, Agent, Greenwood, B. cl|  \V. F.Andkkson, E.J.Covi.k, i^  Trav.l'ass.Agent, '.A.C.l'.Agt.     \f  Nelson, H.C.    Vancouver, H.C   <j^><s>^><��s^x��)<^<^<^<5>.f K; .  estaurant.  Hariskr & Thompson*,  i'Rol'KII-TORS.  I\Ieals at All Hours.  Tlie Best the Market   Affords.   the estimated cost*  which works are juvvn.  (,0 Ami this i.j firther to certify that thc-  atitouut ofeiipital ofs.dd ciinpany, whicn sha.H  he duly siil.s.-rili .tl for In f.ue the company shall  he authorized to e.vjreist- it . corporate power, i.  ilelehy fixed :.t the sum of ;*io,n. o,  (4) Ami thi*, i.i farther to crriif.- that, it hai  been luadt- to appear th.it the .-aid 5io,-��/i <.f the  capiiul ofthe saitl company lias li.cii duly sul>-  sei'ihed ami 'Ji- time within wliieh such uiiUer-  takiui: i- to he eimum-need i.-i tived at twelve  montir. iVi-m the'late h.-reol.  Dated this -,rd dav of April A. P. ���<.->.  !'. Al-:. IKVINi'..  A Judm-i ft lit Si i pre: ne Conn \.f ilritish Coin inhia.  C.'t titled :i true copy,  :Si.jiietI) J. C. PoCki.Kii.i.,  Dtp   !)i.iriet Registrar.  I:  BANK OF'COMMERCE  HEAD OPRCb': TOUONTO.  Ivstahlislied 1.S67.  ?An Ounce of Prevention.  %   H ivo your teelli well taken care   of  ���o|)\ .our dentist, if they need any atten-i  -**iMr   1 I iy reason of your own neglect,  or'  jlnougli   cause   lieyond  your   control.  i^li\u   them   thoroughly   looked   alter;  "in id put in as healthy a state as is pos-1  > jMhle, and keep   them   so,   then   your I  Ji ihihty to neuralgia or anv other   dis-!     ���    use of. the  teeth   and   gums   will   he, PAID-UP-CAPITAL   $6,000,000,  H��   much   lessened.    And   here   let; [Six Million Dollars.']  ^ me siy that it is an  error   to   suppose j KKST *j  when your dentist has put your mouth j    m order it will stay so   for  an   indell-! prcsj(|oni 1 Ion. Cko. A. Cox. | +  mte  period.      On   the   contrary,   thej (;cncr;,| MMn;1ger 1!. K. U'ai.kki.. i  mouth ought to he examined at least a . .Wl  tlCnl   .M;,,,;,^.,-. 1.1  <ouple ol times a year, and you should;  L '  not v lit until your teeth hegin to ache,! .|.,lis |)a|lk h.ls thc lar^,sl mm,i,e,. ot-; +  lor "m ounce ol prevention is better \ i���.nm.],c,s 0|-anv i,:ulk j��� Canada, with i J  linn a pound of cure." | agencies at New  Vork.  Chicago.  New \ ��  j Orleans, Skagway and Dawson City.     i +  Dominion   Avenue,  Phokxix, B. C.  i  I'm:  .-���-.. + .+..+ ...   . ��� .   .   .   .   . "f .   . +-f .   ,  ,000,000  'i.l'.M.MKK,  -.  4-  -f  .  t  DR. ^ MATHISON,  ......   DK.Vl'I.ST  Naden-Flood lilk.   Cukenwooh, 1..C.  I Accounts ol'(.orporations, Merchants < �����  j and Individuals received on favorable ; ���**  I terms. j ^  j Drafts, Commercial Credits, Travel- j -f  j ers' Credits and C.ircular Notes issued ' -f  j available in any ]>art.of the world.  Approved Notes Discounted; Collcc .  tions made. ��� ! -*-  A  general   Hanking   business   transacted.  Greenwood Branch,  D. A. CAMERON,  Manager  !  J. F. WALKER & CO.  Every thing in stock that  should lie found in an Up-to-  date News and Stationery  establishment.  Daii.v Pai'krs,  _\lAGA/.IXKS,  Books,  Statioxkrv,  Pipes,  ToiiACCOS AND  ClCARS.  DOMINION AVENUE  Phoenix, B. C.  Agts.   for Spokesman-Review  -���-  t:  ��� .  4-'  -f;  -.  t  + ���  +  -f  -f;  -f ���  -.  4- ���  -f *  -.  ���. .  4-;  ��i  4 j  4  4 I  4 ;  4 .  ti  4  ti  4;  4  4 '���  .  4:  4:  4,  4  4;  4.  4:  4 ;  4 !  \  Brooklyn Avenue, the residence portion  of Phoenix, is being graded, and the  Water System is being extended to the  property., Snow has been gone for some  time, and spring comes at least a month  sooner than in any other portion of  Phoenix. Terms to suit those intending  to build.  Notice of Assignment.  :tm tu -'Cr-. litun. Trust   !>..<ls  Act"   _in3  j .nuiulin.!; ru'ts,   :ior... is iit-rt In-  .^ivcn   that   _r:i  ! W.Ml.y llki..  . ��� fill,    tnv.il   i:f'rim., tx.   ill   tilt;  ! Ifr i.vincc- ,.t lira:  .1   Cnltitiibi;'.  hoi.Ik.. per.  hus  I h\ tUctl. be riuj: tl.u; tlu-,i_hi..nth day ,.t"Aliril,  j A    I).,   HtM.   as.i..ii.d all  his   [K.TSdiial   estate,  credits an.I i. tf. et. . u Inch :nay l>c seized and .i>kl  mtder t \ .-eiitiini. and all his r eal estate, to C.eur.o  \V. _teii!':r<i'r.   t t tile said town ul"   Phoenix,   m  : tile   I'nr.-ine.'   . '.'  hritish    .olainl'ia.   'ea!   estatt-  dealer, in lrn.:,.>]   the  puvpos.-   i.f payini;   and  satist'..'i:e_. ratahly ;md proportionately and without prt f. rener or   priorit\.   tlie  er;ditors  of th.  said Ir.i,\Vestl,-v l:lae_   their just ,u hts.  The s.ud de, d   ��j.   ex.-elltol   lie   '.lie   said   1 r..  Westley Jllaek. the aSsi-Ui.i .   and said C,eor._e \V.  .  kuniberiter. th .- tru;tei. on tile eighteenth da\' i f  April,   A. I)., 1..-0.  All er.ditors navin,. elaiuis aeainst the said Ira  We*i U-.e lllaek are ret|Uiml mule their elaitns  will] the said trustee. I It oree ',';'. 1. ulul.er._er. dale  pr<ive<l, as provided ley 111 . :u: . In il . I.ililt . I" tII"-  said trustee receiving satisi.jeior-.- pr..o(* thereet,  atiy creditor is ludile to ha', e hi, claim haired.  And f irtla.-t tak<: la.licc that a ni'.cliu_ <( the  s.ii.l creditors v.-CI li ������ held ;,t the ottii'esol'Messrs  v'a\'l'.-> ,. r'oehl aue. sclirito:-��� ii : he trustee Mar-  lie'., lilies li. r.i'Uiou :oene . l'i-.oeiux. It .. on  loldav. the eleventh M;1V. A l>. :���...,. at the hoot  el" .UK o'clock in ihe .d't'e, n...ai,  Il.ite-1 at Ph..eiii\, tin. n.-h ilav ol" April, A. !>..  HI-.'  CA Vi.KY t. Ci >:  . I-) W. I.C..I llllRi'.lH..  i'i-isii:i:.  ,n'i-:.  -O-s-  o  LET  Os  a ���  G.W.  TELL YOU THE REST.  Don't Leave the city until you see him. (  Notice.  Take No  .   ..-tin;.;    1.  ;h> linn    ii  11.Hi d at  t\\ o  .. In,-  that   th-   pa;  ���i n   ('.conic  ellsl.-pers.,! 1  ot     -mips..!!  ni\   r. 0 . ih  Mleiship    l|eret't"-:e  io-s,.y   ano Ivlvoml  ���:ioe:n\ . H.e'.. under  ��� .' ,::i day   i f  A pul,  U lilies.  _    l:   I,  i ; i-  Ml.    . i'.P  i-.ihi \i;  il.(.li; I>ni.. i.;v.  ��� SI.Ml'.Si IN.  The LOG CABIN  LAUNDRY.  Mi  .i!-.i di  I atliliii v  !.'t,    ll.ilfl  t'.i   lu   .In  llinlrv '.'.' di  id.     A  I,!  s    opt  lit.'  pi  i-  Kiini  ! 11. . i  ,l!il in  Dominion Avenue,  ; 'I^.X'^'l  .'��� T'Vsv'.l  I '  [   .  4444444-.444+44444444-4444AV4-  >*  1.1  r  "7 ." .sjt"���i  ^iT���7^T^"iHrM^, __n    "_  , >^1&/_.^IPR''" ^  _._,..,������__ i_(Wij. _iJi)fc__u j__aitw. 1.1.1 kju-tfW'nWuisHvu-uv''^''     -  ....   <���  '   X '    *\  .*___...___..  jf . f   '.>  Till-    I'HOKNIX PIONEER.  #_  j?. ���  5P.  i  _','���'  _&������  Bit  _* .  I.   .,  1_V-'  B*i:. i  Iff1'  l..::  �� ..''  ��� ffvu-  ������its:  - ,!  If.  . .  .'  SI  ^.���������'  nusife:.-  ie_   . ii  f/gi?..'."  &. fi t. i;  _...!'  MX:  W  ��pros.  Notice.  .H'.T  KI-'CICIVKD A STOCK  01" I.ATI'S!'   HI SIGN'S IN  Niirict; is lieteliv (tivcn that I lie p,n tin isltip  hereto.,i .a vistini: hctueen las. M.'.it ath, William \V. llnw. auu C. U\ Al'l.ott, under the turn  inline i.f MeCrrath iit Co., at tile Unite Intel,  I'hoeii ... II. _., is this day dissrlved hy tniiluai  consent. T.ie Intuuevs will he coiitiuu.il h. , and  bills _ .ntm.t.m f. "in tins mile �� ill he pad \iy the  said C. \. . Al'liolt.  _i null tins 171I1 day of April, u/.n, itl <;...ii-  wood, It. C.  Iami.s M .Cm i;.vni,  .Vii.i.iam W. liilWl'.,  C. W. Aliini.T.  And CONFECTIONERY.  Tuesday was May day.     It was also  Manilla day, acrordino 10 onr   Aineri-  A!so   a   complete   line   of  Stationery, ir:in cousins.'  ]Jlank J.i.Kiks, Cigars and Tol. >;ia:o.  am-  Partner with $Soo  cash  take half  interest   in   one  is  tlie   best    paying    hotels  Phoenix.  Apply at this'office.  \^9^5m^i^^^  Ltd.  Dominion Avi:.      PIIOEXI.V, B.C  IN THE LOCAL FIELD.  George R. Wynkoop left for Spokane  on Monday.  Do you like choice office stationery ?  .Then   place   your   orders   with   the  l'lioenix Pioneer.  .V. L. Russell has been busy this  week securing samples for the ore  cabinet for the Metropolitan.  On account of additional men being  put on at the mines, there aie few ii  any idle men in cam]) now.  Fred Cornish, with CannifiT, Hose &  'Deacon, started Monday for a month's  vacation in eastern Ontario.  Painting continues to be .jiiite a fad  in town. As a result many buildings  present a decidedly improved appearance.  Tf you see .some unusually fine office  stationary in town, you may bo sure  ihat it came from the Pioneer Job  Office.  Harry Shallenberger and _.. Mc-  ..Cullocli are doing assessment work on  the Yellowstone group in Skylark  camp.  Phoenix Lodge No. _S, Knights of  Pythias, held its regular meeting last  Tuesday evening anu initiated several  new members.  Last Saturday the operating department of the C. P. K. took over the  Mother I_ode spur from the construction department.  Thos. H. Ingram, the wholesale  grain dealer, of Columbia, was in town  Tuesday.' He reports his town as improving considerably,  Lewis Bros., who have been success-  -   fully conducting the Winnipeg   boarding house, took charge of the Snowshoe  boarding house this week.  There was some talk of getting up a  Queen's liirthday celebration in Phoenix, but it was decided not to interfere  ...   with that being given at Midway.  Rev. Joseph McCoy, who is at  present supplying the Presbyterian  church in Phoenix, has been tendered  a call by the church in Vernon.  A miner was asphyxiated in the No.  _ tunnel ofthe Gold Drop, but is now  quite recovered. He ventured in too  soon after a round of shots had been  set off last Sunday.  George W. Wooster, treasurer ofthe  Knob Hill, Old Ironsides and Granby  companies, arrived from Spokane last  Sunday, accompanying Jay P. Graves  from (.rand Forks.  J. M. R. Fan-bairn, P. L. S:, who  lias charge of the preliminary surveys  lor the Greenwood and Phoenix t.runway, has gone east, but has a force of  men locating the lines.  Rev. .V. A. Robins, M. A. of  Greenwood, will hold Church of England services next Wednesday. May  <ith, at 8 ]>. m. at the schoolhouse, to  which all are cordially'invited.  The C. P. R. will shortly place a  freight and passenger office staff at  Phoenix. The appointment of agent  will probably go to one of the members  of the Nelson staff.���Nelson   Tribune.  J, Flcishmann, one of the proprietors of the Victoria hotel, came in  Tuesday from that place, to attend the  opening. When asked how business  was at the coast, he replied, "Nice and  quiet."  F. J. 'Fin 11 cane, manager ofthe Bank  of Montreal, Greenwood, who will  shortly leave on an extended vacation  to England and France, has accepted  the appointment of the Greenwood  board of trade as delegate to the fourth  congress of chambers of commerce of  the Empire, to be held in London on  June 2^-29. He will submit a set of  resolutions prepared by the local board  _or the consideration of the congress.  L,..CCRA\  Real Estate and Mines.  Agent for the Phoenix Assurance Co., of   London, England;  'I'he Western Assurance Co., of Toronto;  The British America   Assurance   Co.,   of Toronto;  The Mutual Life Insurance Co., of New York;  The Ocean Accident and Guarantee Corporation, of London.  Lloyd's Plate Glass Insurance Co. of New York.  Selling Agent for the OLD IRONSIDES TOWNSITE,  Phoenix.  OFFICE:  KNOB HILL AVENUE  Phoenix, B. 0.  Special Sale now on.    Everything you  ...want in Staple and Fancy...  G  Extra  values iu Dried and Evaporated Fruits.    Choice line of Jams in Pails and Jars.    Splendid assortment of  p.  Canned Fruits.    Choice blends TEAS and COFFEES.  W  Only a few more days  of  our  ��.  ����  Stock complete���newl)' assorted.  The WYNKOOP-STEPHENS TRADING,. CO.,, Ltd.  Old Ironsides Avenue,  Phoenix, B. C. g  __  -�������*�����__�����(���������  The  (Formerly the Columbia Hotel)  RUSSELL BROS., Props.  o o o o  First-class from top to bottom. Finest liquors and cigars.  Come in and try our new. pool table and look over the  Mineral Exhibit..      ���       ' .  o o o o  Comer Dominion Ave. and Phoenix St.,     Phoenix, B. C.  ��-��-0-0-��-��-S>-0���<��-��-����������O-Q-��-��-��-��-��-��-��-��-��-��-��-��-��  ysic  �� O o  Pianos, Organs, Sheet Music,  Instruments, Strings, etc. ��/*  o o o  Prof. Kaufman will receive   pupils for  Piano,  Violin,  Mandolin.    Best References.    Moderate Rates.  o o o  Government and Greenwood St. Greenwood, B. C.  ��-�����0-O -��-��-�������-^-��-���>-0�����-O-O-O-O-��-��-��-��-to-^-�� -��-��-��  o��oo��.o.oe��oo.��.i-oaoo<��oeoe��p��>.o  n  ��� .���  ������.  O-f-  o .  ��� -.  ��� +���  o .  :*  o .  ��� -.  0 +  ���-.  0-A-  ......OO...t.O<IIO.-.9*ll  .....++���.������-������  -.  ���  i"  1*  t:  . o  to  "O  ���o  -f  -.a  -. e  t:  ��� o  ���fo  4e  ii  -TO  ���TO  r-fO  It .toot. > . a c a ��� .oattO-- -O-Oi,  Fine Custom Tailoy.  Has opened up a Choice Line of Imported and Domestic  Goods, which he will make up in the Latest  Style and warranted to jit.  -  Adjoining Black's Hotel, Dominion Ave.  ____4.__.__    ��� Phoenix, B.X.  J.  HARPER, Proprietor.  .        ���       O     ���  Bottlers of all kinds of Carbonated waters.  Sole agents for Flalcyoh water.  Boundary agents for Nelson Brewery.  All orders promptly attended to.  o  Standard Avenue, near Banner Street,        -        -        I'HOENIX, B.C.  m  1  The Wm. Hamilton Manufacturing Company,  Limited.  iiilng Machine*y  Peterborough, Ont.,  ��� ������������������������a V^-_^lN-_^J__^a_Aa* ������������������������������  BUILDING  AND PRICES Struck by a Cyclone.     '        S  o^Qaas. A. McOtmg"& Co'. M  FEED,   GRAIN,  HAY,   ROLLED gj  OATS, ETC.  ^_f ��.  _^_K<  Cor  Sf_RY BUNDLES called for aud delivered.  j||f| | All work is done in first class shape.  1"1* * ��� _____ White shirts a specialty.  .P7_!JL F!SCS.ER^ Proprietor.  First Street and Knob Hill Avenue,   -    Phoenix, B. C.  ^0<KX><H>0<K><KH><>OK><><><^^ v  ^ Having purchased the general stock of Dry Goods, J  Men's Furnishings, Clothing, Boots and Shoes of thej  Wynkoop-Stephens Trading Company, at a  ����  We are prepai-ed to give exceptional values on all goodssfc  in stock. We would be pleased to welcome all the oldg^  patrons, as well as pew ones.  We promise you courteous treatment  and  goods  at!  right prices.  -<_Ss_iJw ~^  CHAS. SEARS, Mgr  CLO  IRONSIDES AVE.  \���I@$llll_  JULIUS MUELLER, Proprietor.  We are now pn  'to'deliver a fine quality  of lager Beer.  Patronize home Industry and drink Phoenix Beer.  Cor. Standard Avenue and Banner Street.  PHOENIX, B.C.  AlitV-w^r-T-^S  The  Town cf  #  3fc  In the Heart cf Famous Greenwood Camp  4 ���.������-������������-������.������ .���>  'fc_^  ja.W   -��-�������-0�����--��-�����-�����-�����@--��-��-0  aWhen 3'ou want a meal  that will remind you  of your old home,  away back east,  don't forget the  ssofftmeal  m  The Coming Rossland of  the Boundary Country.  �����.... .-f-f-*-*-.  250 Feet from the Brooklyn Plant.  One-Half mile from the Ironsides and Knob Hill mines.  Railroad now being completed passes through the town  Centre of six of the most prominent mines in the entire  Boundary, all of which are producers. Plenty of pure water  from lake ou the property.  ALSO,  1TE  Jul  and COLORED SAILOi  ^  wm  AT.  m  iVM  (P.  ���3__  ��  .-.J2  Dominion Avenue.  Next to Imperial Hotel.  1 mm  Dominion Ave,,  Phoknix, B. C.  ..  Meals   Served at All   Hours  ._  DICK LA RAH  Proprietor.  -��-��-�� ��-<_��� e:. o~c. o-o-c-cj-o  For Prices anc_ Terms, apply to  m. 1. iFiiii!  ����.l  .    _V!f  i-?  .it_Sfv=?-:  Bis���_^i_i_^i!_^m_iKB��KBlI^��  _5_S_lHfev!  " I__S  , 1 ^   ���������^��  AUtftLi ��


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