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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal May 25, 1907

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Array r.m  .,���<��,  ���������"M  AND   BOUNDARY "MINING JOURNAL.  ���|^iit.UtiYC;Libr��vry';,; ��!���<����  'ifl  II  ,f;!'i|L  '4tiS  Eighth Year.  PHOENIX,   BRITISH COLUMBIA, SATURDAY. MAY 25, 1907.  No,   27  ���WMiian.tH tmt^msua^^^aniaoaia^maaaiaaamtanatm&ma^va+P^s  TtlE  ��?/Q     ,STOW*-E>  1  1  Suits  New  Hats  Soft  Shirts  /-,.      ... r  Men's  Our Spring Suits have arrived  and await your inspection.  Besides Campbell's, we have  stocked a complete line of the  celebrated "FIT R EFpR M"  clothing. These suits are cut  in the latest style and sell themselves.  n^f  What  about   your  We have them in all  at any price.  new   hat?  styles, and  At Itounteg iMtoa  *****m*0aa*ama  tatOOaam  *&  We are introducing this spring  an entire new line of nobby  American Soft' Shirts���they are  right up-to-date, you should have  a couple.  ����c��  As usual we lead in the display of Men's Shoes, Fancy  Vests and all other lines of Gent's  Furnishings.  i*antm**a*w  Installation of the electrical  appar-'prepared for it.  atus at the Snowshoe mine is proceed-'handle the ore  ing with a small force of men.  Development has started on the  Johannesburg claim, a promising high  grade property near Anaconda.  The contractors for the tunnel work  in the Granby Co.'s Curlew claim,  below the Gold Drop, are making good  progress.  Now that the Cariboo at Camp McKinney, after months spent in un-  watering, is commencing actual mining  operations, .it is said that there are  deals for other properties pending in  that camp.  Richard H. Hutchens, at one time  superintendent of the Mother Lode  mine, but latterly a resident of Rossland, has teen appointed superintendent of the Silver Dollar mine, located  near Camborne in the Lardeau.  **m**B**a*ma**m*vmtk  Boyles Brothers started diamond  drilling again on the surface of the  Granby mines last week. They are  now completing their contract also at  the Eikhorn mine, and will shortly put  in some boreholes at the Strathmore,  another high grade property.  The Maple Leaf Mines, Ltd., with  property in Franklin camp, intends to  install a two drill air compressor, now  having a force actively at work developing the property. A shaft will be sunk  100 feet. The annual meeting of. the  company is to be held June 15th.  The new crusher for the B. C. Copper Co.'s Oro Denoro mine, Summit  camp, has arrived from Sheffield, England, and  the  foundations  are being  laW  The crusher will also  from  the company's  mine,'   adjoining,   which   will  tramway  connection  for  this  Emma  have a  purpose.  W. A. Ducker, of Winnipeg, and  John A. Thompson, of Vancouver, as  agents, have bonded the Golden Eagle  claim, adjoining the Volcanic on the  North Fork, for a figure said to be  about $40,000, and work has already  been started at the mine. The Golden  Eagle is an old location, with high  grade gold ore, and shipped a little in  the early days to the Trail smelter.  It's reported that the Greenwood  syndicate that took a bond on the Tip  CONING AND GOING  Mrs. Thomas Oxley is making a  visit with relatives in Rossland.  R. Frache, the well known, florist of  Grand Forks, was a visitor here this  week.  Ed. Moser left Monday for Portland, Oregon, where he expects to stay  for a time-  Top, east of that town, several month  ago, at $10,000, were so well pleased  with the property after several months  development, that they have taken up  the bond. It is also said that the Tip  Top and Bay, another high grade gold  mine, are likely to' be consolidated.  H. V. Fuller is a large owner in both.  The British Columbia Copper Co.'s  smelter at Greenwood has been able  to tide over the coke shortage, most  fortunately, and continues to operate  two blast furnaces without letup, be  ing, of course, the only Boundary copper producer this month, coke now  coming in more freely. This week  the smelter treated nearly 10,000 tons  of ore. At.the Mother Lode mine of  the company, in Deadwood camp,  ���work and shipments move on steadily  also, Supt. Mcintosh having some 200  men employed, who will.: receive the  increase of wages eventually agreed on  between the miners and mine managers  of the Boundary,   r ���'  Boundary Side Lights  ms^m%}*}a����t����������mmmm?m  WALL  PAPER  We make no idle boast, when  we say that we have the finest selection of WALL PAPER ever shown  in Phoenix, and at prices to suit  every one, ranging from 25c. to $1.00  for a double roll, comprising all the  best shades in Ingrains, Light and  Dark with the new- Scenic Borders  in Landscape effects to go with them.  We have them in Silk and Brocade  effects, in Panel effects, Flowered  effects, and the effect they will have  on your Parlor, Sitting Room, Bed  Room or Dining Room will be marvelous, and for the finishing touches  to the wood work, we have  VARNISH   STAINS  in Oak, Golden Oak, Antique Oak,  Dark Oak, Rosewood, Cherry, Wal-  nut and Mahogany.  In art enamels we have White,  Sky Blue, Pink, Red, Green, and  Black and a full line of Floor Paints,  and House Paints in all the best  shades.  oirrm vpimp&Kt- K  X'Cj.  Born, May i8th, to Mr. and Mrs.  A. H. Napper, at Greenwood, a son!  Born, at Grand Forks, May igth, to  the wife of Walter E. Hadden, formerly  of Phoenix, a son.  Owing to illness of the entire staff,  the^Anaconda_News^failed to appear  1Tast"week"7aslisual."" .  Oroville beat Greenwood in a score  of 13 to 3 in the game recently played  in the Washington town.  Kettle river is now higher than it  has been in years, and log drivers are  having all kinds of trouble to prevent  jams.  The Boundary Club's charter, at  Greenwood, has been revoked by the  attorney-general, on recommendation  of the licensing commissioners.  George B. Todd has been granted  his license foi his new hotel at Gloster  City, North Fork, by the licensing  commissioners.  The Pacific hotel, Greenwood, which j  was badly damaged by fire some weeks  ago, has been  repaired  and   was reopened again this week  by  Greig &  Morrison.  Two new customs officers have been  appointed, Sherman Haynes at Myn-  caster and J. Harris at Chepaca���both  crossings of the international boundary  line by the V. V. & E.  Ward Kennedy, 40 years old, was  drowned Sunday in Kettle river, near  Midway, while driving logs. Little  was known about him. The remains  have not been recovered. '  Among the Railway Men.  The C. P. R. will .pick up the ore  dumped in the railway wreck of 14  cars on February 2d, below the Rawhide.    It was Granby ore.  Engine No. 1384 which was in the  ore train wreck of last February, where  one man ..was_. "���dUed/as;. once . more_*n. 4  commission on the C: P. R.'s Phoenix  hill, having been put in shape at the  Nelson shops.  Announcement is made that D. G.  Coleman, assistant to western general  manager Bury, of the C. P. R. at  Winnipeg, has been appointed superintendent of the Kootenay-Boundary  division. J. S. Lawrence will take  another division out of Calgary.  Wm. A. Carlyle, for years provincial mineralogist, later manager of the  LeRoi mine at Rossland, has resigned  from the position of general manager  of the Rio Tinto copper mines in  Spain, where he has been for seven  years, and is taking consulting work  in London, where he has opened an  office.  WEEKLY MEETING  OF CITY COUNCIL  The trial of James C. Dale for  murder at the Carmi mine last fall, was  started this week in the Supreme  Court, before Mr. Justice Clement in  Greenwood, Dale being brought over  from Nelson early in the week.  C. S. Baker, of Grand Forks, is  taking over the assay business of A.  Harry Hook at Greenwood, the latter  having gone to Cobalt. Mr. Baker  will also superintend sampling shipments of ore to the B. C. Copper Co.  smelter;  This week the Greenwood City  Waterworks Co. began serving customers with light and power, including  the city of Greenwood, from the new  power plant at Boundary Falls, which  has been under construction for some  months.  Greenwood was en fete yesterday,  holding an Empire Day celebration,  with special train from Phoenix and  Grand Forks. Special preparations  had been made for giving every one a  good time, the celebration also to hold  over till today.  John Manly, Duncan Munroe and  another man were on the First Street  bridge, Grand Forks, Tuesday, when it  gave way, letting them into the raging  torrent below. Joe Snively, better  known as "Klondike Joe," rescued  them from a watery grave, with crowds  looking on.  John Hutchinson, an old-time resident of Grand Forks, is reported to  have fallen from a log jam, near the  First street bridge, this week, into the  swollen current. He was carried down  the rushing stream nearly a mile,  clutching the root of a tree, and was  finally rescued by Joe Snively with a  boat.  Accepted Resignation of Aid.  McAuliffe.  At the regular weekly meeting of the  city council, held Wednesday evening,  there were present Mayor Matheson  and Aldermen Birnie, McAuliffe and  McKenzie. The council authorized  the city clerk to pay the annual $10  fee to the B. C. Union of Municipalities, and to write to the Granby Co.  requesting the abatement of nuisances  from the premises of the company's  cottages on Victoria avenue and from  the Munro premises. After discussion  of the stench arising from the flume of  Twin creek, the board of works was  appointed a special committee to look  into the cost of covering the flume,  and to report to the council.  The clerk was also directed to write  to the Dominion Copper Co, stating  that the cribbing, Hume, sidewalk, etc.,  on Dominion avenue, where the cave-  in occurred at the Brooklyn mine some  months ago, needed repairing in proper  shape.  The last business of the meeting was  the reading of the resignation of Alderman McAuliffe, which was accepted.  Following accounts were ordered paid  by the finance committee:  Bank of Montreal   $169 55  Co.  R. J. Gardner.  Hunter-Kendrick  D. Mussatto   C. P. R., freight   Postofrice   James H. Bush   Morrin, Thompson & Co..  B. C. Telephone Co   G." E. Dey   A. L. McPherson   M. M. Stephens     Pioneer Pub. Co  /  1  2  5  12  22  11  1  5  3  2  Canadian Rubber Co           63  25  95  5��  52  00  00  23  00  5��  25  3��  60  00  Latest Prices in Metals.  Nbw York���Copper, electrolytic, $23 -  75 @ $24.75;  lake, *24 50 @ $25.50.  Bar Silver, 65%  Lead, J6.00 to (6.05  Paymaster P. F. Roosa, of the Dominion Copper Co., Ltd., was up from  Boundary Falls Tuesday.  J. Chas. Halsey went over to Ferguson, on Trout Lake, on Thursday,  where he will spend a little time.  Manager C. H. Reeves, of the Wm.  Hunter Co., Ltd., left Saturday lo take  a vacation in the Kootenays and in the  east.  Dr. Stansfield, an expert on electrical smelting, from McGill university,  was a visitor in the Boundary last  week.  Forbes M. Kerby and Harry Birnie  have been spending the week here  from Grand Forks, looking after some  surveying matters.  John A. McMaster, proprietor of ihe  Hotel Balmoral, went down to the  coast this week to spend some ten days  at Vancouver and vicinity.  William C. Martin, of Rossland,  owner of the Martin block, on Dominion avenue, was a visitor here  Thursday, looking after his interests. .  Rollin C. Hyde,'an old resident of  Spokane, and who is a property holder  in Phoenix, was a visitor here a few-  days ago for the first time in five years.  George W. Rumberger came in  Wednesday, having spent several weeks  at Regina, where his brewery is now  doing an increasingly satisfactory business.  George E. McAuliffe expects to  start shortly for his lauded interests,  near Kamloops, on the North Thompson river, where he wiil spend several  months.  Ralph Stokes, travelling correspondent for the Chicago Mining: World,  has been taking in the Boundary this  week in the interests of that well known  publication.  -<- Frank-Havrtryy whochtt3 becn-freight-  clerk in the Phoenix office of the C.P.  R., has been promoted, being now  cashier in the Greenwood office of the  company.  Rev. C. W. Whittaker, who has  been attending the annual Methodist  conference at Vernon, expects to be  home in time to take his church services tomorrow.  C. B. Bash, who was identified with  the Dominion Copper Co. for some  time as a field man, has gone to t.o-  balt, to take a position with the Nip-  pissing mine.  Ex-Aid. M. H. Kane has gone on a  visit to his old home at Jay, N.Y., in  the Adirondack mountains, after which  he may go to the Cobalt district and  do a little prospecting.  John McRae will go to Nelson today, to order his Christmas stock from  a traveller, and Mrs. McRae will go up  to Cranbrook, to spend a month with  Mr. McRae's sister.  Wm. R. Williams, who went to  Regina a short time ago, and later  sent for his effects, writes that he  greatly prefers the climate of Phoenix  to that of Saskatchewan.  A. F. and Ernest Cotton, father and  brother of F. V. Cotton, of the local  Dominion Copper Co office staff,  were visitors in camp this week. Mr.  Cotton is connected with the Grand  Trunk Pacific survey, and is returning  to his field work in the Abitibi country, Ontario.  Rev. Samuel Lundie will start next  Tuesday, with his sister, for a month's  vacation, which they will spend in  Vancouver. The managers of the  Presbyterian church are trying to arrange for a supply during Mr. Lundie's  absence.  L. Y. Birnie and family and O. B.  Smith, Jr., and family returned Saturday from Proctor, where they spent a  delightful week on the shores of Kootenay lake with 1". W. Monk and  family. They brought back the fish  to prove it, too.  George E. Hey and J. A. Dewar  went down to Spokane Sunday, .Mr.  Dewer on a brief vacation and Mr.  Dey to Vancouver, where his father,  mother and brother live, and where he  expects to make his home in the future  and seek better health.  John B. Boyle having disposed of  his business interests here, left Sunday  for Portland, Oregon, where Mrs.  Boyle is visiting Mrs. J. F. Hemenway.  Later he expects to take his family on  a trip east, but will eventually locate  in British Columbia. He went by way  of Rossland.  AGREEMENT  IS NOW LIKELY  Though Seal?? is ;Not  Yet Settled,  PaftialTqtoslo^Work'Vcn^g  Satisfactory Outcome.  While a satisfactory result is expected, no agreement has yet been made  regarding the proposed new scale of  wages for the employees of the mines  in the Boundary. A meeting of the  managers and committees from the  ���unions took place Monday evening, a  new scale was submitted, at a special  meeting of the Phoeriix union Tuesday, and was not accepted.  Monday evening the conference took  place at the Granby offices here, with  A. B. W. Hodges, the local manager,  O B. Smith, Jr., mine superintendent  of the Granby Co.; J. E. McAllister,  manager, and Frederick Keffer, engineer, of the British Columbia Copper Co.; W.C. Thomas,, manager of  the Dominion Copper Co.; R. H.  Stewart, general superintendentj and  Charles Biesel, local superintendent, of  the Consolidated Mining and Smelling  Co. of Canada, which operates the  Snowshoe mine in this camp. Phoenix  Miners' Union was represented-by its  special committee, consisting of Henry  Heidman, R.D. Mitchell and W- J-  Louttitt, Greenwood and Grand Forks  unions also having committees present.  The mattei was discussed pro and  con, and a new scale of wages was  submitted by the mine 'managers.  It called for a straight increase of 25  cents per day for all men ��� employed  underground and for some others.  Tuesday at 1.1 a.m. atr the special  meeting of the Phoenix union about  250 men were present, and the scale  was not accepted.  That afternoon the result of the  action of the miners was' communicated to the managers, who ate how  taking the matter up further,-with  the  Manager Thomas, ofthe Dominion  Copper Co., who was also here Thursday, wished to make one point clear.  That is, that where, in some isolated  cases, owing to local and special conditions, some men have been receiving  more than the increased scale now proposed, it js not the intention to cut.  Mr. Thomas was emphatic on this  point.  Reward Offered.  If any one knowing anything of the  effects of.Walter Jewsbury, formerly  employed in the mines of this camp,  Willnotify A. Jewsbury, Victoria, B.C.,  he will be suitably rewarded.  Summer Excursion Rates East.  On June 6th, 7th, 8th, the Canadian  Pacific Railway will sell at Rossland  and Nelson, with corresponding rates  from ail Kootenay points, first-class  round trip tickets to all eastern Canadian, and United Slates points.  Rates to Winnipeg, Port Arthur, St.  Paul, Duluth, Sioux City, $52.50; St.  Louis, $60; Chicago, $64; Toronto,  $78.50; Ottawa, $82.55; Montreal,  $84; St. John, $94; Halifax, $101.50.  Tickets are good for three months to  stopover, west of Fort William or St.  Paul. Good via any recognized direct  route. Good via Lake routes, including meals and berths on Canadian  lake steamers, or good to go one of  these routes and return another. For  rates to any point and berth reservation, standard or tourist sleepers,- or  lake steamers, apply to local agents, or  J. S. Carter, D. P. A., Nelson, B. C.  Peck's Universal Panacea.  If you are weary ofthe ceaseless  trials and turmoil of life, tired of the  weight of daily burdens, mentally and  physically dyspeptic, and more inclined  to growl than grin, go to Phoenix  Opera House, on: Monday, May 27,  and take a sun-filtered swig of the  great and gladsome farce comedy  panacea of over twenty years' standing,  concocted by the united humor of Ex-  Governor George W. Peck, the skill of  the playwright, the aid of a distinguished company of the brightest players,  arid familiarly known as '-Peck s Bad  Boy;" One dose warranted to cure  the .worst and most  chronic case of  last fconfereice?kirunderstobd rhat ^ry a ticket and be convinced.  several of the local mining officials had  been east consulting with their principals.  Other conferences have since  been  held, and in view of the fact that, by  next week, coke will be arriving at the  district smelters in   increasing quantities, the mine managers  have decided  to add a few men to' the  small forces  now employed and prepare the mines i  for steady and extensive shipments, as  in the past���with-, the" understanding,  as with those now employed, that they  shall receive whatever scale is   eventually agreed   upon.    Some  men will, it  is expected, be   added   to   the  forces  today.    Thus, it would   seem  assured  that some basis of agreement will ultimately be reached.  Joseph L. Martin and wife go to  Spokane today to spend a (ew days.  Milton Moser returned yesterday  from a trip to Nelson.  The Phoenix base ball club came  out victorious at Greenwood yesterday,  the score being 14 to 4.  - In the football game at Grand Forks  yesterday honors were easy.neither side  scoring a goal in a hotly contested  game.  Peck's Bad Boy, as bad as ever if  not worse, at the opera house Monday  night. There are said to "Be 14 people  in this long established company of  fun. makers.  t*>.����:��'2-'*j*2-����,��*2-ti***2-^^  i  BOUNDARY DIVIDENDS.  NAME OF  COMPANY.  AUTHORIZED  capital:  SHAKES.  DIVIDENDS.  Issu ed  Par  Paid  1906  Total  to Date  Latest  Date  Ami  Per  ��h.  Granby Consolidated���copper.  t 1,350,000  15,000,000  200,000  1,350,000  ���35i��oo  31,000  It  $100  t   546,837  2,158,630  38.224  Feb.1904  Mar. 1907  Sept. 1906  .04  3-oo  ���50  J1,620,000  mw&.B*jM*��&*p4Mt+��*0ytw*��&&&lM*��-. *^ja*ia^a^f*j^^f*j^9^f*^s\��-]^9**i  t BOtJPft>ARY ORE TONNAGE.  .May 35,   07  The following table gives the ore shipments of Boundary mines (or 1900. for woi. Icr  1903, for 1903, for 1904, for 1905, for 1906, and 1907. as reported to the Phoenix Pioneer-  Mrs. A. I). McKenzie started to  drive with her father, Mr. Clark, lo  their ranch west of Midway. After  driving in the heavy rain all day Monday, when they came to Ingram's  bridge they found that structure had  been damaged by the high water,  and they had to return to Phoenix.  803  Mink.     Camp.        1900      1901  Granby Mines..Phoeulx   64,553   331,763  Snowshoe Phoenix        397       1,731  B. C. Copper Co.  Mother Lode Deadwd     5.340     99,034  B.C. Mine Summit    19,494     47,405  Kmma .Summit    ���. 650  Oro Denoro ...Summit    ��.'       Bonnie Belle Deadwood   Dominion.Copper Co.  Brooklyn-Stem..Phulx      Idaho I'hoeulx    ;   Rawhide Phoenix      Sunset Deadwood      Mouutu Rose Summit   Athelstun.Weilington     1,300  Morrison ...Deadwood      H. Bell Summit      Henntor Summit      Brey Pogle ........Summit      No. 37 Summit      Reliance Summit      Sulphur K.lng_Summlt      Winnipeg.... Wellington     1,076  GoldenCrown Wellugtn     3,350  Kiug Solomon W.Coppr      3ig Copper W.Coppr      No. 7 Mine Central      City of Paris White's      Jewel Long Lake        160  Riverside...Rock Creek       Carmi West Pork      Sally West Pork      Rambler  West Poik      Butcher Boy-West Fork    .  Duncan West Pork      Provide nee...Providence      Klkhorn Providence      Slrathmoie .Providence      Preston ..Skylark      Prince Heury._.Skylark      Skylark Skylark      jk Last Chance Skylark      T H. P. O. Miue...Skylatk      ����� Bay Skylark   _..  A Mavis Skylark      Y Don Pedro Skylark      Y Creaceut Skylark      ��� Helen Greenwood      Ruby Boundary Palls      A Republic Boundary KUs      X Miscellaneous      3,230  M Total, tons    96.600  X Smelter treatment���  Y Oranby Oo     02.3S7  $     B.C. Copper Co   A     Dominion Copper Co   �� Totrel reduced...   63,389  XQ03  309,858  3O.S0O  MI.336  I4.SH  8.530  1903  393,7*8  71,312  138,079  '9.365  32,937  ���5.537  1904  549.703  I74,3*jS  37'*JS>*  16,400  32,350  1905        1906       1907  653.839 801,404 194,380  ........      8,4.26    26.570  Past  Week  875  665  3,000  350  7.455  150  560  ���5.731  '5.640  3.339  3.070  3.350  1,759  4,586  J63  3.450   :  364  33  I*  625  3,435   ;.;.  483  890  '74.567 105,900    1.4SS  9,485 II v*4  3,007 3.' ~  55.731  1406.S5  3.960  219  993  400  25.IOS  3,056  4.747  1.833  33  150  30.033  4S,3QO  3.55s  76,138  '.370  .VA*.  S_*  24.0.13  3,019  20.I.J9  7.75"*  1.213  6,35��  ���19  586  79  726  325  30  145  ;.::::..'.'  ������"������"  "'167  53  50  300  "335  508.876  11.J.J40  148,600  80  3-S56  390,800  330,838  117,611  500  690,419  401,921  163,913  "33,570   60  73o  829,806  5^6,252  310,434  30,930  535  689  355  73  20  40  K  500  ..30  36  76  9  '5  589  829,808 933,548 1,161.537 371,273     6,}*  687,988 838,879 205,415       310,830    123,740 120,4:4 9,773  84,059   21S.S1 [    5',77i     ���    A  348,439   460,940   697,404   837.666 982^*77 I.I71.43J377.6o*' 9.773    ^  '''���ti'vimsHW-  '^Mfe  :y:M0MM  if  Y-ti ���*!��'.'.���'���"���  ������'%��:*  ifP  ��� .;��� .V rfjJ.jHn: ���;'  F-������ #',K'<.V,'  ���'���=i|!'',iW'"$  ���������'''���-ffMM  i:Sll'i  :..y'i ��''��fe.>,;-  :'W.&m>h?.  "   'i'i-Bykit  .*������,;' ''vai-'iw  /feKll'Jl  'v'i'.'.'-'Vj'-* hi'^'/>"-  ��� ..}.j^0;:-i.  ' ��� fcM$;0;  ���'���'���%  ��� - ::jr .  II;  r - ���:t!)*'t5:,  ���:   !,'���',< f!,K.--  :m  .���.;'.:.-'s'  W1: ;..���*���'.���',  !���;"*;���>.  ���rasas 1!  iiiiii  m  "''ill  M:  if*  KKS  II  m  mim  m  ;*���  fit:  m  m  Mj  m  mm  ���V.F.    PHOENIX   PIONEER.  Rich Strong Fragrant  ���5?  r  ������*r'^���^^^^^*,-"*-,l"**���"^  THE OBSERVATORY  Things Talked op at  Makes over 200 cups to the  V; pound, of the most delicious  Tea you ever tasted.  In Lead   Packets  Only  50c. lb.  The Phoenix Pioneer  And Boundary Mining Journal/  "OO'hnV-i ���*!-i-�� w   f\\ '<">*"  ��� aSOKD OK BATDKDAVS IV TUB  PIONEEK PUBLISHING CO.  AT PROEKIX, >. C  W. B. WILLCOX. Manaoim.  ...,���k..��� l Business office Ho. 14.  Telephone* J M,���,Ker.�� residence' No. 15.  ���CMCRIPTIONB IN  ADVANCK.  Per Year ..$1.00  Six Months..  I.��5  To the United States, per year  3.50  ITvou arenol a subtler bcr lo this paper, this  U an Invitation to you to become one.  Advertising rates (urnisheo on application.  Legal notices 10 and 5 cents per line.  Hour weekly Insertions constitute one month's  sdrerliinr  <b^^^H>  ���907      MAY.  1907  Sun. Hon. Tun. Wad.   Tbu. Fr..  Sit,  1       2       3  4  56       7      8      9    10  11  12    13       14      15       16       17  18  19   20      21      22      23      24  "S     ,  I      26   27       28      29      30      31  t      ,  ,   !,(< -   .III'  further consideration and more notice  giveni to publishers, who are out thousands of dollars by the order put into  efftAtJ M ay 8, 1907.  Fred J. Smyth, the financier of the  Moyie Leader, is said to be the only  man in British Columbia who closely  resembles Premier Richard McBride.  As usual, Freddie is playing in luck.  a****. Words lor Ckimkerltla'tCuih Remedy  People everywhere take pleasure in  testifying to the good qualities of  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy. Mrs.  Edward Phillips of Barclay, Md., writes:  "I wish to' tell you that I can recommend Chamberlain's Cough Remedy.  My, little girl,' Catherine,' who is two  years old, Kits been taking this remedy  whenever she had a cold since she was  two months did. About a month ago  I contracted a dreadful cold myself,  but I took Chamberlain's Cough  Remedy and was soon as well as ever."  This remedy is for sale by all druggist*-.  PROVINCIAL.  Winnipeg dealers have given lumber  another .boost���probably .to,.keep .up  with the price of real estate in that  flourishing berg.  While the usefulness of the new Industrial Disputes Investigation Act  was questioned by many when it was  passed at Ottawa, it seems to serve a  good purpose, judging from what it  has accomplished already���the recent  labor troubles in the Crow's Nest being an example. Its only purpose is  lo  throw   light on   disputes  of this .  haracter, light that can be depended brokerage business at Goldfields, says  h�� is in a fair Way to make a good  The entire leper colony on d'Arcy  isjarii", hear Victoria, have been shipped back to China.  There is said to be a good and  steadily increasing business over the  Spokane International railway.  Striking miners at the Marble Bay  mine, on Texada island, are being pro-  'iiii.ij   1 '��� *vT ���, 1 , 11 .,,1   1    .    ���.-���* 5  ceeded against under the new  Industrial1 Disputes Investigation Act. '  Mass meetings have been held in  the Slocan countryJto_express-.indigna-  tion at.the.C. P. R. for, cutting down  the service to .the triweekly.  The sanitarium ofthe British Columbia Anti Tubercolosis Society, on which  work is to be started this summer near  Kamloops, will have an initial accommodation for 40 patients.  >** '���< ���i . i'  ���- The conipruction of a 200 ton concentrating 'plant on the Blue Bell  mine onthe sjhores of Kootenay lake  will be begun next week, acccrding to  S. S. Fowler, manager of the mine.  John Houston, who  is now in the  !  1 HOMB AND KLSBWHUKH i  In the spring the young man's fancy  turns to thought of piking out  with a  gun and  shooting  at  something���gophers will do, if nothing else  happens  to be in sight.    What would happen if  a bear or two came  along,   the  chronicler sayeth not.'   We notice from exchanges that would-be hunters are  extremely careless with   their aim,  and  bullets frequently whiz by persons who  supposed they were not in a wild  and  woolly country.    But we do  not have  to go away from home to see the  fool  and his gun.    Recently   bullets,   from  some  of   the   hills,   dropped   where  children are wont to play in the   town  of   Phoenix.    If  men  do  not   know  enough not to handle firearms in   this  dangerous way, they should be placed  where they can do no  harm, and  the  city council would do well to take action  in the matter.    It has been found   by  experience that the man   who   looked  down into the .muzzle  of a  gun that  "wasn't   loaded," is the one   who  did  not get a second opportunity.   A word  to the wise should be sufficient.    Otherwise there may be some  funerals   to  record.  Did you ever notice that if weather  conditions were particularly severe elsewhere, generally, all over the country,  by the time the cold wave or hot wave,  or electrical storm or what not, reached  Phoenix, it moderated so that it was  not nearly as objectionable as in other  places and localities. It seems queer,  but it is a simple fact, nevertheless,  and is something which " Phoenicians  can be thankful for. '���.-'���'  iscutt  GRANBY PEOPLE  START IN ROSSLAND  nd Cake  are light, sweet and wholesome,  while others are sour, heavy,  bitter, unpalatable. The same  hour, butter, eggs and sugar are  usgd; what makes the difference?  9s all ia the baking powdet  immsmmumiaiHrn)'::  can be depended upon always to make the food light,  sweet, delicious and wholesome. This is because it  is scientifically and accurately combined and contains  the purest grape cream of tartar, which is the most  healthfulof all fruit acids, used for a hundred years  in the finest leavening preparations.  Boy  only feaking powdei* whose   label  shows it to be made with bream of tartar.  PRICE BAKING POWDER CO.  CHICAGO.  Note.���There are many alleged cream of  tartar baking powders upon the market  sold at lower prices, which prove,-.upon  analysis, to be alum powders in disguise.  They will not make wholesome food.  Postmaster-General Rodolphe Lemieux is credited with the intention of  making a trip through the west this  summer, to see for himself the workings of the postal service. We wish  he would come to Phoenix and be in  a hurry to send a letter from this place  to Greenwood (between which places  one can walk in an hour,) and note  that, two days are required . to send a  letter in /.the ��� ordinary course  .under the present arrangement:. And  the people ofthe Slocan lake country  would like to interview him also, as to  why he gives them only a tri-weekly  service now instead of daily. These  are but two of dozens of things he  could andshbuld remedy. ~~  upon; and this lends to bring the patties  together.  Thomas W. Crothers, of St.Thomas,  Ont., should have his name emblazoned  in the hall, of fame, because he returned a $2,000 cheque sent him for  serving on a comniision for the Ontario government, asking that a cheque  for $192, his actual expenses in connection with ihe work of the commission, be returned lo him instead. It  is a fact, also, that Mr. Crothers belongs to the Conservative persuasion  in politics. The question arises  whether'this example will be followed  generally"throughout the Dominion.  clean-up, after which he will return to  B.C. and make' things interesting for  his political friends.  TheMoyer-Hoywood-I'ettibone trial,  at'Boise, Idaho, is now occupying the  centie ofthe neus biage, and  bids fair  to keep that position for some time to  come.    Not   only   members   of  the  Western   Federation  of Miners,   but  laboring men and others all  over the  world    are   watching   the   outcome.  These officials of this great miners' organization were   kidnaped  from   Colorado over fourteen months ago, taken  to Idaho and have been  kept   in jail  there ever since, awaiting trial  on  the  charge of assassination of ex-Gov.Stun-  enburg, of Idaho. In no British country  could men have been kept in durance  vile that long without a trial, whatever  one's opinion   of their innocence or  guilt may be.  fitamaCM.Xn��U��*.  Mrs. Sue Martin, an old and highly  respected resident  of  Faisonia, Miss.,  . *.i t t   1" i' ' '  was sick with stomach trouble for  more than.six months. Chamberlain's  Stomach arid Liver Tablets cured her.  She saysj f|I can now eat anything I  want and aim the proudest woman in  the world to.find such a good medicine." For sale by all druggists.  Samples free.  Sore Nlpplei.  A cure may be effected by applying  Chamberlain's Salve as soon as the  child is done nursing. Wipe it off  with a soft cloth before allowing the  child to nurse. Many trained nurses  use this salve with the best results  Price 25 cents per box. Sold by all  druggists  Ore Tonnage lor Southeast Kootenay.  The following are the reported ore  shipments and smelter receipts in  Southeastern British Columbia districts  for the week ending March 18, and the  year to date, in tons.  '       SHIPMENTS. ���  DISTRICT. WEEK. YEAR.  East of Columbia  River      ...    ... 2,509  Rossland    ...    ... 6,874  Boundary   ...     .. 3,620  What They Represent.  A so.mewhat adequate idea of the  magnitude of the colonial  possessions  of  Britain  may  be gathered  from  a  review   of   what   the" seven  overseas  premiers now at the 'Imperial conference represent, in-territory and people:  ,\'U ST RAL I AN    COMMON-  WEALTW��� ':-  Area..... .. ��� 2,972,573 square miles  Population.... .3,800,000  NEW ZEALAND���  Area-...���.-.-;.....   100,000 square miles  Population ....:��� 814,000  CANADA���-   ���'- ', ;  Area.,..........3,500,000 square miles  Population.....5,330,000  NEWFOUNDLAND���  Area ... ...... - 42,700 square miles  Population.... .2ro,ooo .  NATAL���  Area .. .......   36,200 square miles  Population..... 900,000  CAPE COLONY���..,.:,i_^^._.  Area     28o',ooo square' miles  Population 2,000,000 "  TRANSVAAL���  Area     112,139 square miles]  Population 1,000,000  )'%^%.'%^*V%^^%^%'  Z Church Services Tomorrow  Methodist���Sunday School at   2:30  p.   m.   evening    service   7:30.p.   m.  Thursday evening, prayer meeting and  choir practice. A cordial invitation to * '��"  all  these services.'.;..-.Rev.'J.' Wellesley j  Whiltaker.   |  St. Andrews' Presbyterian Church  Preaching Service tomorrow at  7:30 p. in. Sunday school and Bible  class at 10:00 a.m.\ A cordial welcome  to all.    Rev.   Samuel   Lundiei 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. I  W. Y. Williams at California-  Giant.  Before what was known as the  Miner-'.1 raves people paid so much attention to their Phoenix 'properties,  they worked the California mine at  Rossland quite extensively, in 188S  1900. However, some seven years  [ago work was discontinued at their  Rossland mine, and efforts concen-  [ trated on the Old Ironsides and Knob  Hill mines in Phoenix, Wm, Yulen  Williams having ''charge of all threi  properties. -  Some months since negotiation*-  were started Ibr the consolidation ol  the California and Giant, ler an  adjoining  mine, and   the  details 'l*nv��  now been arranged   by   the   formation  of Ihe Cahlornia-Giant Co.    Last w'eel-  an orginizatioii  meeting   was   held ai  Rossliuid, and the following officers of  the    consolidated    company   elected;  President, J. P. Graves; vice-president.  A.   L.   White;   .secretary,   Charles   II  Wolf; treasurer, G. W.Woosi.t.    Mr.  Williams was appointed superintendent  of   the properties, and   work   is  being  started   at  once.    The  company  has  ample   capital   for   development   purposes,  and   the   mines  are  equipped  with machinery.    A   large  amount of  development has already been done on  both the  properties, and  there seem.**  every chance of their turning into large  and profitable producers.  Mr. White was identified with Mr.  Graves and Mr. Miner in the early  days of the Granby, and was secretary  of the present Granby Co for two or  three years. Mr. Wolf has done no  little'field work for the Granby Go. in  the past, while Mr. Williams is most  favorably known to every old resident  of Phoenix, having resigned as superintendent of the Granby .mines nearly  three years ago, and now making his  headquarters in Spokane, where he has  a consulting engineer's office. Mr.  White is also associated with Mr.  Graves in the latter's Spokane extensive traction enterprises, which have  en so successful.  1. H. HALLfcTT  Barkistick,' Solicitor,  Notary I'm,,, ^.  Coble Address:       IIAI.LKTT.  (Ileiirbxl M'Nell'H  Code" < Moielntl      Seal's ���  (Lflber's  GltBKNWOOl), I'.O,  TUCK    COL LIN 8  SHAVING PARLOKS  and BATHROOM.  Sf��t"&K��ob Hill Ave.   PHOKNIX.B. C.  I'    Kinic'EdwardLodge,No.36  jj| A. F.ancl A. M.  ��/-V*\       Kegular communication B p, in.     Se  .j'l'i-W     oiiiITIiii  /\\,��v/r   Kinerjfciit  communication S p. in.  rsdny ofrnch month,  vent nieetliiKH >iHcnlled;Mi*HoiM>  Hull, Mcllnle IMocU.  GKO. 1*. DKY,  Secretary.  J, J. BTKl'TZia.  W..M,  I. O. O.-F.  hnowsiiok i.onrsi." NO..6  .Meets every Monday Kveulug  at Miners' Hul  VisithiK brelhreu cordially invited,  John Mclvcr,    N. (i.  Carlton Cook, Rec. Kec'y.  Wm. i'lckurd,  I'er. Hln.Hcc>.  A. D. MORRISON  J.'IWSLER 8c OPTICIAN  Local Time In��p��ctorfor S. F. & N  (High Class Goods always In Slock.)  (iitAND Forks, B.C.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTIC  Hank of l*m;hun), Dank of  11,1^1.-   ll^nV     I,*. ���n*tn...,1     �����!..  illniul Kr.ictlcnnl,  Black Dear   iTactio'iial   Mln ^ 1��� rin'ms, Nitiiate  ivisloii ol   lirltisli  in theCrand I'oiks Milling  Columbia.  Where located���Greenwood Cami)  TAKK NOTICK that I, David Whiteside, ai  agent for the Granby Consolidated Miii.tig  Smelting *Sc Power Cotnpai.\, I.imtted, ir. e  miners certificate No. B 9J0ij, intend, sixly da>��  after date hereof, to apply to th*; Mining Record,  er for a Ceitificateol Improvements for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant ofthe above  claims.  And further take notice that action, under section 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of such Certificate of improvements.  Dcted this jtjih day of November. A. D.  1906.  I). Wiiithsidk,  Agent for   the   Granby   Connolldatrd   Mining,  Smelting   &  Power Company, Limited,  Chamberlain's Colic,  Cholera  and Diarrhoea  Remedy.  There is probably no medicine made  that is relied upon with more implicit  confidence than Chamberlain's Colic,  Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy.  During the third of a century in which  it has been in use, people have learned  that it is the one remedy that never  fails. When reduced with water and  sweetened it is pleasant to take. For  sale by all druggists.  Phoenix Shoe Shop  44,875  97,323  370.392  Dissolution of Partnership.  ��� Notice is hereby given to tbe public  that I hat e purchased the interest of  my partner, Charles Travis, in thebuei-  riens known aud conducted as the Norden Hotel, Dominion avenue, Phoenix,  B.C.  All outntanding accounts due the late  fi��m are to be paid to the undersigned,  who will settle all bills owing by said  firm.   ������-...;���  DateJ at Phoenix, B. C, May 7, 1907.  Signed,  ' M. J. KNUTSON.  ty %J. Matheson  3nsurance agent  FIDELITY    BONDS.  FIHE,       L,WK  AND  ACCIDENT.  PLATE   GLASS  COMMISSIONER   FOU    TAKING    AFFIDAVITS  ____ PHOENIX,   B.C.  A. T. TURANO. Prop.  Boots and Shoes made to order, first-class work guaranteed. Miners' Boots a  specialty, guaranteed water  ]-nof.  First Street - Opp. Knob Hill Hotel  Phoenix, B. C.  THE  NELSON, B.C.  R. G. WEBB, Proprietor.  Printing  TRICKS OF THE TRADE.  Total  . .     ...   12,943      512,500  SMELTER 'RECEIPTS.  SMELTER..  Grand Forks .  Greenwood...  Boundary Falls .  Nelson .     .  Northport ,,. ,  Marysville .. .  Trail   ,,',     ...     .  "Newspapers  all  over Canada and  the United States are playing  up  the  new postage regulations between  Canada and the United States,  regarding  the interchange of second-clacs mattei  ���newspapers,   magazines,  etc.     The  postmaster-general of Canada is quoted ���  with saying that it   matters  not  what  com en en t is made, he will  stand  pat,  and not consent to carry the ten  ton*  Iflellloi After d-aleo-era Who Can Be  Caiuhl  - by Bargains.  "Make me some cheap shot s, good  lookers, that I can sell for bargains in  February or March." This is a usual  order givet&to the shoe manufacturer  wh'o"can make a shoe that looks like a  sh*c-e���and that's the best one can sa*>  about it. The dealer uses these shoes  ashamed of their name to sell at a  profit to people whp are not his regular customers. Ever buy a pair? Then  you know them to be as worthless as  a shoe that's been through a fire.  The man who knows how to conserve his earned income buys the shoe  upon which is stamped the Seal <f  Certainty, and he likes to see the ladies,  too, buy the real Slater shoe. They  are made and marked by the Slater  Shoe Company. -*��� Hunter Kendrick  Co., Ltd, Phoenix, BC  WEEK.  YEAR.  207,822  3,56��  9*3,777  54,147  387  7,092  3.397.  32,523  600  12,000  3>723  85.185  MINERAL ACT.  7        Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  'Montiose Fractional" Mineral Claim, situate In  the Greenwood Mining Division cf Yale District Where located: Deadwood camp.  -T.iKE NOTICE tqat I, Forbes M. Kerby. Free  Miner's Certificate No. B90000, Intend, sixty  days from date hereol, to apply to the Mining  R-corder for a Certificate of Improvements, for  the purpoi.-of obtaining a Crown Grant of the  above ela.iu J  .  And further take notice that act'on under section 37 must be commenced before the issuance  of "uch Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 19th day of December, U.T>  That Counts  Ik y in* Hold of the Hoolenays  Special Rates to Commercial Men  Good SaniDle Rooms.  FOllBKS  M.   KRRBV.  1906.  KRB*>  Total  Ir>567      495,546  THIS IS THE TIME  to order your   supply  of  Fire  Wood,  eiiher  for   immediate  use  or for the  future.    All orders promptly filled.  GENERAL    SANITARY    AND    SCAVENGER  WORK DONE ON SHORT NOTICE.  D. L. Mclntominey  City Scavenger,  TRF.. No. lit*.        PHOENIX. B.C.  To American  Subscribers.  On flficount of the increase in second  class postage rales between Canada  and the United States, on and afttr  May 8, 1907^ the subscription price  of the 1'ioneer to residents of the  United States will be $2.50 per annun\  This includes new and renewed sul -  scriptions, and is merely the additiona  mer  Just two kinds of  soap ��� the genuine made from  the very finest vegetable oils  and flower porfunies���nud the  "niitatloti.i made from chemical  perfumes and 'chemically  bleached animal fats, torcsembie,  as much as possible in appearance, the ���y.nuiue  of U.S. Mail matter for every to,,  of' pos^ge t'h^T must" te"'paid io7a  Canadian mail carried by Uncle Sam. | ican delivery.  And Mr. Lemieux is right, too, strange  to ';.-���.�������� 1 tit the matter should have had  Absolutely no expense is spared  to make ''Baby's Own" as good  a soap as can lie made, yet  jt.costs you no more than the  inferior imitation. 6^7  ��� Albert Soaps Ltd. Mirs.,   ���   Montreal  - Summer -.  Excursion  Rates  EAST-  From PHOENIX, $54.65; to  WINNIPEG,  PORT ARTHUR,        j  ST. PAUL, DULUTH,  rSIOUX CITY.  ST. LOUIS, $62.15;  CHICAGO, $66.J5;  TORONTO. $80.65;  OTTAWA, $84.70;  MONTREAL,   86.15;    ST.)  JOHN,   $96.15;  HALIFAX,;  $103.95. j  ON SJLE  JUNE 6th, 7th, 8th.  First-Class   Round   Trip,  90 Day Limit.  Corresponding Reductions from all  Kootenay Points, Tickets available  for Lake Route, including Meals and  Berths on Lake Steamers. Through  rates quoted to any station, Ontario,  Quebec or Maritime provinces on  application.  J. S. Carteb, D.PjA. Nelson, B.C.  A. creditable job of printing on tlie stationery you use,  is like a good suit of clothes when one is doing business  ���first impressions count.  If you use a rubber stamp ou your letter heads or envelopes, you will be put down as of the rubber stamp  calibre. If you are a business man, and use no printed  stationery, it is natural to suppose that your business is  not of sufficient importance to require it, and your credit  likewise.  If you wish Modern Stationery, gotten up by competent  workmen, worked on the best of stock, imported or  domestic���stationery that does not have the earmarKS of  the Cheap John printery, we can furnish it from the only  print shop in the Boundary operated by electricity.  We know that business men of  Phoenix have sent to  Spokane,  Chicago,  Detroit, Hamilton, St. Louis, Omaha  and  other places,   in   the  past, for printing that  could  have   been  done   right    here ��� and   probably   iu   better  style.     We'd charge a little more, of course,  just as the  merchant must charge  more   than   Cheap Johu  Tim, of.  Toronto���and  its worth  a  little   more.      Besides, if you  spend  your dollars   here for printing, you have a chance  to get them back some day through  the   Pioneer and   its  employees.    If you spend chem iu the East, you'll uever  see them again.      We  have print shop facilities  that no  other office in this section possesses.    Come and see us.  ifyriii?)::.*  SANITARIUM, Arrow Lake, B.C.  The most perlectly appointed Health  and Pleaaure Resort in the West, with a com-  pletesyatem of Batha���including; Turkish and  Russian. Open the year round. The curative  properties of Us waters are unequaled.  For Curing all Rheumatic. Nervous and Mus-  cularTroubles.  For Healing ���'! Kidney, Liver and Stomach  ailments.  For Eliminating all MtlnlllcPoisaiis from th  jyitera  The grandeur ol the scenery Is unrivalled  Mountains, snow peaks, forests, lakes,waterfalls.  'Boating, yachting, fishing, shooting, excursir na  kennlft.    its winter climate   is unsurpassed  for  ������"��� rrosH,  Proprietor-         ... unsurpassed  for  mildness H<r.RRY McINTOSB,  MINERAL ACT.  Cetlficate of Improvements.  NOT' "}'..  "WOODSTOCK"   M.iic-ih!    Claim, situate in  the Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District  Where   located ��� Greenwood   camp,  in  the  Greenwood Mining Division of Yale District.  TAKK NOTICK that   I, Adolphe Sercu, Free  claim  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the'  issuance ol such Certificate of Improvement!!.  Dated this 8th day of October, A. I). toi>6.  5 ADUI.PH SUKCU.  Pioneer Publishing Co.  Pioneer Building, PIlQeniX, B.C  Hospital Donations  Lint of Donations received sinee Jan.  1st, 1905, to the Phoenix General Hospital :  Cashjio   Ca>h J35   Cash fs   Bookcase   Bed r.liieu,4dox..  Cash Iso   Cash jio   Cash fn   Spring Cot   " aplCyrup....   .R.Hoirell  ��� J. U. Mncaulay   A. F. Berry   ������; A. K. H. Clark   Hospital Ladles  Aid   F. T. llnnfc  v.- ������ las  McCreath  Cftiindiai* Kami Drill Co.   A.D. Hood  .A Friend  OHLlZ',''S"si''��^^^^^^^^ 1- ����� ""���I***  ^&:::::::::::::::::::::^:^."w:"���S  Cord Wood.  ..F.Buckleaa  Average Prices ol Copper.  ���New York-  Electrolytic. Lake.  Month.           1905    100(S       1905       1()0��  January .... 15.008 I8..'J10 15.12S 18 410  February.... 15.375 17.801) 15.160 18.110  Mar.('1'   15.208 18.3(11 15.360 iSOil  AP**11   14018 18.375 15.010 1S.H88  May      14 027 18 457 14.820 18 724  June..   .  :    14.075 18.442 14.813 18 719  iul>''    14.888 18.100 15.005 18.585  August...... 15.664 18.430 15.408 18 (110  September.. 15.065 19 140 15.97'  19.200  October .... 16.270 21.270 10.332 21 710  November .. 16.509 21.900 16.758 22.340  December... 18.328 23.039 18.398 23.380  Yoar.  ��� 16.690 19.360 16.690 19.600  Jf*~  -3  W&  Ik  m  N  h  H  ���]  vt.  1355 &i 41  rws vmmmx kon-bbk.  ;*  3  -3  ���*.  ;1  si  Letters from a Self=  Made Miner to His  New Foreman.==I.  aves  ti'riifii lor tliv: Hnn l'r.iuclivo Mliiinu nnd  Hci  cntlfic I'refcK hy Mutt W. Alilerwii.  My Dear Tom:  I have decided to  make you fore  man of Lri*e Imalulu mine, and you wi  please arrange to begin service on the  first ol ihe coming   month.    You will  naturally wish to know the measure ol  authority granted you and what will be  expected of you in your new position.  You   will   have   absolute  authority  over the mine, including the hoist and  blacksmith shop, and all men employed  therein-    You will hire and discharge  all men.     1  expect  to  make frequent  nips through the mine, to take my own  samples and keep in close touch  with  what is going 0117 but I   shall have no  orders for any of the men; so you ma\  know   there   will   be   no   conflict   of  authority.  I want you to get a- force of good  men under you���not the kind that requires constant watching  and  prodd  ing.    You may have noticed  that   the  good thorough bred horse needs but a  word to cause him to walk off with his  load   with   a   quiet   consciousness   ol  power.    If you wish to get  the same  work done by a plug, you must pound  him on the back to get fair service out  of him.    There is just as much difference in men.    Take your time  to get  good ones.    We will stand   by you if  we have-to hang up half the stamps in  the null.    There is a mine just over  the range where they hire every man  who comes along in order to keep tht  mill running.'   One look at  the crowd  is enough.    We don't want that kind.  Vou will be able  to judge a good  many men who apply to you   by  their  appearance and the .answers  they give  to a few leading questions,   'lake time  to satisfy yourself by  inquiry concern  ing any others.    You have nothing to  lo=e by the impressions getting abroad  that you are particular   in   putting on  new men.    Some  men 'hire and  fire'  and there is a steady stream coming in  and   going  out   of  camp.    I   would  rather it would be said of you:    "He's  slow about taking a man, but when he  puts one on, he's there to stay."  There are several kinds of men ycu  don't want. You don't want the spiritless man. You don't want the habitual  rover, the man who never settles down  in one place for any length of time.  You don't want the great talker. You  want a worker, one who is muscled  well in the shoulders and arms, not in  the mouth. You don't want the kind  of a man who thinks he knows better  how to run^a mine than you,do-r-che  professionaf agitator..^ Y^>u .will ,bave.  trouble enough without employing  some one to make it for you.  Catarrh Restored  Honest People Tell Their Experiences.  Spring���the Time  to  Cure Catarrh.  Sl'A  . '*. *%  Mr. J. Q. Craig, a well-feno-wn athlete, whose home  address is Jlridfceton, N. J., -wrltes-from tho Hotel  Doaavln, Delaware, Ohio, aa/ollowS:  "1 can say of Peruni. that, as a tonic for tho spring  of tho year, it Is the best for athletes, and as such 1  can give It a hearty recommendation."  Poruna does not fail to prevent the lassitude and  languor incident to the approach of -warm weather,  if taken in time.  Mr. Wlenand Houseman, a prominent and aged  citizen of -Seneca Pulls, N, Y., is tho inventor of a  number of implements of modern warfare. Ho  ���wjrltes:   ���.      .������.;.- , ,('.)s.j ..���;��� r  "For several years past I and my'[.family used  your Peruna as a tonic and for tho purification of  tho system in general and find that it la an excellent  medicine to restore weak nerves to a- healthy,  condition." \  Hf-v  Mrs. John E. Mills, 80 Mulberry St., Lynn,  Mass., writes:  "I have been troubled with catarrh since 1  was ton years old. At times my head troubled  mo so that I was obliged to stay in a dark  room. Nothing helped :no and my physician  said I could never bo cured.  "I began taking Peruna this spring and  find myself greatly benefited by it. 1 have  not had an attack since I took my first bottle.  I think In time It will cure me. It has already  Improved my appetite and my general health  and I have gained twenty pounds la three  months.  "I have recommended it to several ot my  friends, who also find tt very beneficial. I ad-  ���Ise any one troubled with catarrh to use  Peruna."  "X  to.  it>.  . WIEWfl/VD  HOVStflflN  m  HRS. fl  RUCKCR  '    Mrs. A.S.Rucker, 1821 Cedar streot, Nashville, TennM writes:  "1 wish to tell you what Peruna has done  forme. In the spring of 1902 1 was very  sickand so weak I could scarcely be up. I  was alarmed at my condition.  -" "I had a bad cough for some time and I tried  ��. several' cough medicines,- but grew worse- all  tie time. "I Balew if I did not got relief, I  ���would soon go into consumption.  "So I decided to try Peruna. I had confidence In it before i took It and found It was  fust the medicine 1 needed, for In a short  time my cough ceased and my strength, returned.  "I have enjoyed better health since taking  "it than I had for several years previous."  You want men of good habits.    I  Spring Catarrh.  Almost ovory 0110 has come to believe  that spring is a Beason that brings derangements of tho body dependent on  blood impurities.  Tills belief Is an old one, is nearly universal, and has arisen, not as tbo result  'f tho toa��,htnK_ *l too luodica. iiaW1-  nll.y, oat has been learned in the bitter  -���iliool of experience.  Vervous Depression.  Depression of the nervous system at  10 approach of spring is a fertile source  ' b'ood imparities.  .   I '.iero   aro   general   lassitude,   dull,  tear/ sensations, continual tired feel-  li'.gw with irregular appetite, and sometimes loss of Bleep.  That Tired Eeeling.  That tired feeling, which is the natural result of tho depressing effect of  warm weather immediately after the  invigorating cold of winter, quickly  dUapoears uhen Poruna ia taken.  The Correct Remedy.  Peruna meets every Indication and  proves itself to bo perfectly adapted to  all their varied peculiarities. Peruna  invigorates the system, rejuvenates the  feelings, restores the normal appetite  *>���" v^ocures regular sleep.  Oo Not Delay.  Got a bottle of Peruna when the first  languid feelings make themselves apparent in the spring. Take it according  to tho directions on tho bottle. Continue this treatment through the firBt  months of spring  This course of treatment is no experiment. It has helped thousands. Why  should it not help youT  A Spring Tonic.  Almost everybody needs a tonic in tho  spring. Something to brace tho nerves,  invigorate tho brain, and cleanse the  blood. That Poruna will do this i3 beyond all question. Everyone who has  tried it has had the same exoorienco aa  Mr. Warren M. Taylor, 1216 8th Ave.,-  Brooklyn, N. Y., who, iu a recent letter,  writes:  "I suffered from % general feeling of  lassitude, with occasional creeping  chills, followed sometimes by fever and  biliousness.  "These symptoms manifested themselves mostly in tho spring and fall.  "1 suffered this way for about seven  years.  "Last spring I began using Peruna  and followed tbe instructions as act  forth In one ot Dr. Hartman's booklets which I picked up in a drug store  and to my great Joy I noticed that  within a week I was nearly cured.  "At the end of two months I was entirely cured and feel as though I have a  new lease of life."  Nature's Assistance.  Spring is the best time to treat catarrh. Nature renews herself every  Bprine,   The systom is rejuvenated by  ���pring  weatner.    This   renders medi-1 \ Typical Case.  cines more effective. |   Geo.M.l*,illmoro,formerlyiBtiUient.3rd  A short course of Peruna, assisted by   ff S- Artlllory> ^rito8 from 909 L, St., N.  the balmy air of spring, will often relieve old, stubborn cases of catarrh that  have resisted treatment for years.  A Word of Advice.  To those who have been afflicted with,  chronic catarrh we wish to say that the  spring season affords you. a splendia opportunity to get rid of your disease.  It may be you have been afflicted for  several years; you may have tried different remedies. Perhaps you have become discouraged.  Now Is Your Opportunity.  This failure was during the winter  months. But now is your opportunity.  Nature comes to your assistance at this  season.  Just help her a little and she will  bring you out of the quagmire in which  you have been floundering so long. Give  Nature a little assistance, lest her struggles be in vain.  W., Washington, D. C, as follows  "T brought forward from;Winter,into,  spring a sickening case of catarrh which  was making existence miserable for me,  until I was induced tto try,a bottle of  Peruna.  ''An immediate improvement gave me  hope, if qotTelfef.v I kept up taking Peruna and ifh'as so strengthened and relieved me that'I am now confident of a  cure. I'hba'rtily endorse Peruna for catarrhal affections and as a tonic for their  weakening ofteata.'.'���Geo;;M.^Fillmore.  A short course of Peruna now will  be just In time. During the month of  April you will find the strategic time to  rid yourself of chronic catarrh, one of  the most persistent, stubborn diseases  In tbe. whole' list"of human ailments.  After you have tried it you will say  Peruna. is positively the best spring  medicine you have ever used.  A great many years of extensive trials  of this remedy in this class of derangements have demonstrated its efficiency.  Numerous Testimonials.  Thousands of cases might he quoted  in which Peroma has rescued people  from the ravages of spring catarrh, and  put them on a good, solid foundation of  health.   l  We can give our readers only a slight  glimpse of the vast array of unsolicited  endorsements Dr. Hartman is constantly receiving. No other physician  in the world has received such a volume  of enthusiastic letters of thanks.  ��� If you do not deciveprompt and satis-  factory results from the use of Peruna,  write at once to Dr. Hartman, giving a  full statement of your case and he will  ���be pleased to give yon his valuable advice gratis.  Address Dr. Hartman, President of  The Hartman Sanitarium, Columbus,  Ohio. All coEresposdene* held strictly  confidential.  have   mucked   out  thought tbey could  after   men  play  cards  who  in  a  saloon all night and do good work in  the mine the next day, and I didn't  need a cat. I could carry out all the  ground they broke in my pockets. You  want to employ men who are stayers.  It takes time to break a new man into  do the work just as you wish it  done, and time is money.  I have always found a man who  saved part of his earnings a good man  to employ. This does not say that  men who do not save will not be good  men. I have had splendid workmen  whose money went from them after  pay-day like water through a sieve.  That a man does not save is no reflection on his character. The civilized  man is known by the grandeur of his  wants and when a man doesn't save, it  only shows there are other things he  prizes more than he does money. This  is all right, if the things he values are  good in themselves. But some men  are exceedingly wasteful and extravagant and such persons in some places  in the mine will require yout constant  care and oversight.  You will be  told  that  if you  want  good miners you must get Cqrnishmen.  Don't you believe it.    No one country  has a monopoly  of  brawn   or  brains.  Of four premium men, not born in the  United  States,  whom   I   had  at' one  mine, one was a native  of  Germany,  one of Sweden, one   of Nova Scotia,  and   one   of   Switzerland.    There   is  many a capable, skilled miner among  the Cornish, but   you   will   get   better  work out of your men if they feel that  you  are   not   prejudiced   in   favor   of  some  one  nationality,   but   that   you  judge every man on his merits, regardless of where he may have been born.  It is a  rule  of the   Miners' Union  that all minets must receive the same  remuneration, regardless of their being  skilled or unskilled; but it  is no fault  ol the Union if you choose to give employment  to  poor  workingmcn  or to  men   who   will   cause   you    trouble.  "Hut," 1   hear   you   say, "every   mine  can't have  a   force   of picked men."  Yes, it   can, if  it   so   chooses.     One  11111 st not make the mistake of thinking  that in choosing good men  every foreman will take the same-type.    I have  seen  a  force   of   very   superior   men  gathered   by   one   foreman   go  all  to  pieces in a few   weeks  under his successor.    The   new   man   was   better,  educated than his predecessor; he was  more intelligent, but   he   was  lacking  somewhat in those  elements  of character that make  the   bom ruler.    He  thus failed to dominate his men.    But  he made a good foreman, nevertheless,  and had good men under him, but the  keen   observer would  detect that the  new  men   put   on   were   unassuming.  1'hey did not have as  pronounced an  individuality  as   the   men   who   quit.  Then, again, tastes differ in this world.  Give one man certain work to do with  a team and  he   will   choose   the   bestj  American horses he can get.    Another  will   think   bronchos "just the  thing,"  and a third will take cayuses.    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"I suffered with rheumatism for  over two years," says Mr. Holland  Curry, a patrolman of Key West,  Kla. "Sometimes it settled in mj  knees and lamed me so I could hardly  walk, at other times it would be in im  feet and hands so I was incapaciated  for duty. One night when I was in  severe pain and lame from it my wife  went to the drug store here and canit-  back with a bottle of Chamberlain's  Pain Balm.,: I was rubbed with it and  found the pain had nearly gone during  the night. I kept on using it for ii  little more than.two weeks and  found  (that it drove the rhematism away. 1  have'not had any trouble from that  disease for over three months." For  sale by all druggists.  Dry wood in  car  lots.  J. Trombley, Phoenix, B.C.  Bock   beer is  now  on  tap  hotels.  Burton's and Bass' Ale on  draft  the Hotel Brooklyn.  <��� ��� ���.  Woodchoppers wanted.    Inquire ol  J.J. Bassett,'Hartford Junction.  See Miss McDonald,   milliner,   for  sewing machines and supplies.  A man is known by the time he  keeps.   Morrison, the Watch Adjuster.  Sewing machines to rent at $3 per  month. See Miss McDonald, milliner.  C M. Campbell, Granby engineer,  went over to Rossland yesterday for a  few days.  A critic is one  who  cannot "do it  himself."  He will leave his watch with '  Morrison, the Adjuster.  Ed. A. Black is getting the addition  to the back of his store completed as  rapidly as possible.  Fire insurance agents here report  that, in some few cases, the rates have  been slightly raised.  Mail for the C. P. R. closes at 2.10  p.m., instead; of 2.30 p.m., as slated by  the Pioneer iri error last week.  Takecare:of the pennies, and the  dollars will take care of themselves, by  taking your watch to Morrison, the  Adjuster.  Owing to a hitch with the painter,  the work of painting Miners'Union  hall has not yet been started, as expected. ;  John Mcintosh is erecting a resi  dence on upper Old Ironsides avenue,  which he will occupy himself when it  is completed. �� ^  Yesterday and today being public  holidays, the bank, custom " house and  other official "establishments were and  are closed.  There are no patients in the main  ward of the Phoenix General Hospital  at present, but three of the private  .wards are occupied. __  . The subject of Rev. VVhittaker at  the, evening service at Methodist  church tomorrow evening will be "The  Flag.and Its Lessons." .  We find that the man who has "real  good sense" is the man who agrees  with, our opinion in "watch repairing."  A. D. Morrison, the Jeweler.  Quite a number of miners, who had  been taking advantage of the layoff to  take vacations/have been returning  within the last week or two. ,  D. L. McElroy's Greenwood stage  line changed the hours for leaving  Phoenix last Monday, now leaving the  upper town at 9.00 a.m. and the lower  town at 9.30 am.  Last Tuesday an operation was performed on Wm. Beatty, a miner -from  the Mountain Rose mine, for appendicitis. He is reported to be progressing  favorably at the hospital.  W. J. Porter is doing development  on some of his mines in South Wellington cimp, and;Thos. Roderick is  doit)}- likewise "on properties he is interested in over in Summit camp.   ,:  The Phoenix Electric Lighting Co.  is put:ing in oyer 1,000 feet cf new-  water mains, at: the p.imp station, in  the betterments of the system. Some  of the work is through solid rock.  Dr. W. H. Dickson has taken over  the practice of Dr. G. S. Gordon, who  it is understood will locate at some  point in Saskatchewyn. Dr. Dickson  will have an assistant, a qualified practitioner.  Rev. J. Leech-Porter wishes those  interested to remember that services  will beheld in'St. John's Church of  England at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, May  26th, when he will be here from Greenwood fax that purpose  Work has been started on the new  stable being erected on Dominion  avenue, near the city hall, by Duncan  J. McDonald. The structure will be  40x80 feet, two stories, and a month  should see it pretty well on toward  completion. Angus Nicholson has the  contract, and has several men helping  him. "'-.   -  Dr. Mathison, dentist.  See the ad of James in this issue of  ihe Pioneer.  Hannam's milk suffers no addition  or subtraction.  Dr. Mathison, dentist, Bank Block,  June   1 oth to 14th, inclusive.  Before buying your furniture elsewhere, call on R. J. Gardner.  Economy is a great revenue. Our  revenue to you is good watch repairing.  Morrison, the Adjuster.  No, the world does not owe you a  living. It owes you nothing. It was  here first. Yotir watch does and will,  when it's been to Morrison, the Adjuster.  John R. Greenfield, of Vancouver,  postoffice inspector for these parts, was  a recent visitor here and to the other  offices in the Boundary, proceeding  west to Camp McKinney and other  points.  The city of Nelson and the West  Kootenay Power and Light Co., which  have been warring for the last two or  three years���and as a result of which  Nelson has constructed its own hydroelectric plant���have buried the hatchet,  smoked the pipe of peace and decided  to be friends once more.  The jack-'o-lantern show which had  enuaged the opera house for last Wednesday evening, evidently got stranded  en route, as it "failed to put in- an  appearance. If it was the same show  that appeared in Sandon last week,  according to the Mining Review of  that place it never was missed.  MONDAY, May 27,  First Canadian Tour  OF   THE   ORIGINAL  PECK'S BAD BOY  >, COMPANY*-  SPECIAL SCENERY   ...  EIGHT CLEVER SPECIALTIES  NOTHING SERIOUS  .    .    .   ALL LAUGHS  THE GREATEST OF ALL PARCE COMEDIES  WITH AN ADDED SPECIAL FEATURE  BUSTER BROWN  THE BAD BOYS CHUM  Hand   Painted   China  We are showing- this  week some new arrivals  in Hand Painted ware.  New and Beautiful designs. See our window  display.  7,5"  ���$���  E. A. BLACK,  ���si The Jeweler I*  Knob Hill Ave. Phone No. 68.  W+a*m**^%*****+laaa^wm+ llltji  .j* HOTEL    UNION w*  EHOLT.   B.C.  This is the same Company wnich has  appeared in Kansas City, c"t. Paul,  Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, .San  FranciBco, Butte, Omaha, Spokane, Eto.,  the present season.  The  best  conducted   Hotel   in  BAR AND TABLE FIRST-CLASS.  the most  Boundary.  important   railway   town   in    ihe  -W.   S.   TOK.JVICY,   Puop  SEATS ON SALE AT TOM BROWNS.  The work of installing the machinery  for the Phoenix Steam Laundry, Ltd.,  is being steadily prosecuted in old  Miners' Union hall, which was purchased. About the first of June or  shortly thereafter, the establishment  should be ready for business, with Aid.  A. D. McKenzie as manager.  John H. Vivian and bride, formerly  Miss Theresa M. Schuermann, have  returned from a wedding trip to Spo  kane. They were married at Colville,  Wuoli.-j'u.j- May." 2d; Ren James M;  Brogan officiating. Miss Alice Hammil  was bridesmaid and Theodore Schuermann, brother of the bride, was best  man.  Last week Thursday a fire alarm was  turned in from the Summit hotel  corner, but owing to the fact that the  one turning it in. did not stay and  notify the man at'the whistle, he could  not give the right alarm. Fire Chief  Stephens wishes those turning in alarms  from the fire telephones to give location of fire. In this case it proved to  be a chimney at the Summit hotel that  was- burning but, but the department  responded quickly.  There was a general exodus yesterday to the celebrations in Greenwood  and Grand  Forks, the former by  far  getting the larger number.    The base  ball club went to Greenwood, where  they were to play one game yesterday  for a prize of $100, and another today  for a similar prize.    About 40  tickets  were sold here forthe C. PI R. special  train for.  Greenwqod,  while some  20  went   down   to   Grand  Forks on  the  regular train.    Many  took   the  Trot  and Walker line -to  Greenwood, and  every  livery rig and   horse in the city  was engaged.    One horselesi carriage  also went down  the hill  behind Pat  Burns' mules.  FURNITURE f  Carpets in the piece.  Cotton Ingrains and  Tapestry Squares.  Japanese Matting.  Linoleums and Table Oilcloth.  B0T FULL LINES OF BEDDING. Jgg  PRICES RIGHT.     A CALL INVITED.  QK><K><>0<>O-CK>O<H>8 0K><X>-C>O<><><><KM><?  A Millions Are Being Made In *  The   Coeur   d'Alene   Mines*  Carney  Copper  A     WINNING     PROPERTY  0   Capital 1,500,000 Shares      Par Value $1.00  R. J. GARDNER,      ,  ���    HARDY BLOCK       -      PHOENIX, B.C.    J  *^+m+&a&.+��**��&0^+j*.*vs^0+a>*>,*  InWatch  Selection  We Stand .Between You and  Imposition. We know all  about watches���the quality of  the case and the quality of  the works. We time and regulate every watch we sell. We  guarantee every one for a fnl!  year. We will look the watch  over any time you call, time  11 and rub up the case to make  it look like new. We will keep  it uuder li'e long supervision  and see that it serves you well  and faithfully.  If you get a watch from a  general store 500 miles dis-  lant, it won't be satisfactory  at the start and it will be less  satisfactory ever after. A  500-mile shaking is rough  treatment for a watch, and  you have no redress except to  repent at leisure. We sell at  the same price as mail order  houses.  MORRISON,  JEWELER and OPTICIAN.  J.L. Martin, Phoenix, B. 0.  Pres.; W. D Greenough, Mullan,  Idaho, Vice Pres. and Mgr.; C. D.  Miller, Mullan, Idaho, sjec.; Jas  Carson, Mullan, Idaho, Superintendent. Mr. Carson developed  the Morning Mine, being in charge  11 years.  The Company  is developing 8  claims   and 3  fractions,  4 miles  fiom_ Mullan, on the'- Northern  Pacific railroad and a. valuable  water right.  There are30 feet of shipping ore  in sight. Ad SOO-fooi. tunnel is'bo-  ing driven to cut t'-e ore at the  500-foot level, with .'JOO feet more  to run. A limited amount of  Btoek will be sold for a short time  at 15 cents per share.  Do not allow this opportunity to pass unimproved. The money you invest goes  into development for your benefit.  J.   L.   MARTIN,  Prompt Attention to Correspondence. Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  ���<><>*o<>**o*oo-o-c>*^^ -O  When doing your Spring House Cleaning and making changes, do not  forget that we have that odd piece of  furniture:  that you have been wanting���or will   furnish entire sets, in the Latest Styles.    ::    ::   ::    ::   ::  i  Latest Mining Stock Quotations  ^Reported by B, B.   Mighton   & Co.  Nelson.B.C. Corrected to Muy 22, l��07.i  0-*V%-**lv***k^iV*%^*****^V^V  �� Church Services Tomorrow  0*V*V*V%*  Methodist���Sunday School at 2:30  p. m. evening service 7:30 p. m.  Thursday evening,'prayer meeting and  choir practice. A cordial invitation to  all these services. Rev. J. Wellesley  VVhittaker.   ���   '      ;      '  St. Andrews' Presbyterian .Church  Preaching Service tomorrow at  7:30 P-.n��. Sunday school and Bible  class at 10:00 a.m. A cordial welcome  to all. Rev. Samuel Lundie, 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 Benediction, 7:30 p.m. Father J. A.  j Bedard. O.M.I. Pastor.  Alberta Coal and Coke  American Boy. ....  B.C. Copper (openin  ConB. Smelters..'..".  Cariboo. McKinney..  Domin.-'Co'pper.. "..  Denoro Mines.  .  Diamond Vale Coal.  Granby..........;.  Gertie.... ...  International Coal..  Lucky Friday.   Nicola Coal Mines..  Pathfinder.........  Rambler-Cariboo...  Snowstorm   Stewart, close ,  Snowshoe ........ -...:,  Sullivan     White Bear   The  William HunterCo., Limited  Snm'ttinn Aunmr.  1000 Alberta Con I (Free*..'.'...  oOuO H. ('.Aiiia'it-'mated Coal,  25 B.C. Copper       1IHH 0 California (.Rossland) ...  6000 Cariboo-Mi-Kiiiney   50 l/ominioii Copper   Subject to continuation we will sell:  10000 Freemont..  .31  .04  8 50  .Of.  .04  (1.75  1000 Internaticnnl Coal   5000 Nh'ola Coal Mines ..'.  5000 Tel-Kwa  Mines.....'..  50 Western Oil Cons...  When Buying or Selling Dominion alHl B.. C. Copper stocks, get our quotations���we can save you money.  .08  .72  ,05  .14  2.25  Men's Suits  Men's Hats  Men's Shirts  Men's Shoes  Ladies' and Children's Goods  * a ^a?t a n,ce nobby and up-to-date suit you will  find a choice selection in our line of men's stylish clotnine  for winter. We sell the kind that wear well and look well  Men's Shirts You will find ,t hard to duplicate our handsome line of men's shirts, in golf and negligee with attached and detached cuffs plain and pleated bosoms.  ^In^fH A.Iar^ afsort"]ent, just in, of those new  fail    blocks,  in   Black and Brown,  Men's Shoes Our line of shoes is complete, you should  see them before purchasing. Our patent calf dress ��hoes  and oxfords outshine them all.  Boy SlritS A new iot of perfect fitting norfolks and three  piece suits, stylish.  See our line of Ladies' Waists, Ladies' Shirts, Ladies' Collars,  Ladies Shoes, Ladies' Linen Underwear. Children's  Wash Dresses.  Girls' and Boys' waists.  MINING and INVESTMENT BROKERS  DBAWEE J.082. L. D. PHONE 110.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  The WILLIAM HUNTER CO./LTD.  *t &  ��� ���i  If  1  ��� 1  r :  ��� ���  ' *5

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