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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal May 27, 1911

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 V  *��^ary U  *'s&  m  t��<v ���*,  fe  Sfis2a��-'.-_ *'  ^V^^fe*.,  nix  ,:fu in ���      <Z-\  /$*  Twelfth Year  PHOENIX,  B.C., SATURDAY,  MAY 27,  1911  No.  27  Local and General  Mrs. Pat Cosgrove is visiting in Spokane. .    ���  Walter Ross will leave for Spokane  Monday.  Dan Patterson is visiting friends in  Spokane:   ',���*.,'  W. X.  McDonald went to Spokane  on Tuesday.  Norman Davidson left Thursday for  Vancouver.  Wm.  Hughes made a trip to' Spokane Thursday. -  For Rent���Small cottage.-  Inquire  at Cottage .hotel.       .  , . ' 23tf  Tim Baldwin moved into' his new-  home this week. .   r  ;     .  Wanted.���At once, a waiterii Apply  at Pioneer office.  Dave Oxley. is spending a few weeks  on his.ranch.at Shuswap.  Dry wood in car-lots for sale. Apply  to J. Trombley,;Phoenix.  Mrs. F. M. Harrison returned Tuesday .evening, from; Spokane.'  C 'Across* left "today for a few day's  vacatiojn a6 CKristena lake. ��� ���   ' ���'  '���"���"���/ . ��� * ,',���-,'."���  F. C.; Buckless 1 of ]&reenwood this  week received a , 40-horse power automobile.   . ~y -:    ��� ' "���       v      *       "J  .-*  ---.'-��� ll . ' :���--      i.  F. P. Sadler, who is'"now, -relieving,  clerk on the C. P. R. was in the city"  Sunday.*:       '?    'x  "*-.-*-'. -    ',     '   -^  Carl Helmer and Paddy Chine spent  a few' days -this week at'! Bergen"inspecting' their "coal properties)' '" ^f r ���.  Aja ��� enjoyable dance'Hv-ds^given ai>*-  Eholt last Friday * evening. ���*���*. Werner's  orchestra furnished the music.  ���j -* "  George. A. Hartley,  brother of,H.  Hartley, city clerk, arrived in Phoenix  this week from London, Fngland.    ' *  Arthur Swanson, formerly connected with The Pioneer, graduated at the  Coeur ,d'Alene college last week.  \'�� ' ���*  School will re-open" on Monday, iht  the Methodist church after a suspension of one"week on account of the fire.  Mr. and Mrs. Tom Moore wish to express their thanks to all those who  so faithfully worked to save their  property the night of the fire.   ,  Teddy Hughes, who has been a resident of Phoenix for some years, departed on Thursday for Kanarvon,  Wales, where he will visit at his old  home.  John Mcintosh, blacksmith at the  Granby, wife and family, will spend  the shut-down vacation on their ranch  in Alberta.  Rev. Mr. Hibbert will preach his  farewell sermon on Sunday eve?*ing  next. On Tuesday he intends leaving  for his new field at Dawson City, Y.T.  A meeting of jthe stockholders of the  Meyers Creek Coal & Coke Co. "will be  held at the Brooklyn hotel, Phoenix,  on Friday, June 2d, 1911. All members are requested to be present.  The Great Northern coaches were  crowded to their capacity on Wednes-  morning. The heavy travel is due to  the temporary suspension of the Granby mine. Most of the men will return after a brief visit to Spokane and  other points. ���. ���  May, 24th was a gala day at Christena  " lake. A good program had been pre-,  pared, but had to be postponed on  accoiint of the inclement weather.  However, dancing was indulged in  during the afternoon. The Biner orchestra furnished the music*  A. H. Brown, ruining engineer of  London, Ont., has been in the city for  several days inspecting several properties on which he will make a report  to capitalists who have the properties  under consideration, Mr. Brown left  Thursday afternoon with J. A. Thompson, N. J. Carson and Jack Miller for  Beaverdell, where they will inspect the  Riverside mine.  GRANBY WORKINGS TO RESUME OPERATIONS JUNE 115  FINN HALL DESTROYED  BY FIRE MONDAY  Long Shutdown Averted ��� Eastern k Coke Now on the Way-  Renovation of Granby Hotel to be Started Next Week.  With the shutting down of the  Granby mines on account of'a shortage of coke at the company's smelter  at Grand Forks comes the announcement that coke is  on  the way from  the east, and that the mines will re-  . ������**,-����� �����<..*.'''        -1 ���  sume operations about July 15. ���  1 This information , was. posted.at  the1 company's office Tuesday and,  caused quite a rejoicing among1 the  men who were on the verge of leaving" town for other parts. However,"  the company was evidently preparing 'for a long"* shutdown," !as the  pumps were removed from the Victoria shaft this week and all the  electric, wiring--in the mines taken  ^dorwn.  The shutdown of the Granby was  expected .for a number of weeks,  but the company has been able to  keep ih\oper.ation by running six of  the 'eight  .furnaces  at  the  Grand  Forks-'smelter.      Ore   from   mines  . - -*   's:t,'*-    .'  other than  those   operated  by the  ���        .      '    --'    -   *V"     S "  company, was refused 'treatment  two- weeks ago, and the ore has  been going to the smelter at Trail  for treatment.  ' The Granby mine is the largest  individual mine in Canada, and in  its operation 600 menrffind employment, whose salaries are the imain  support of Phoenix. l (" -.  Early next week, preparations will  ' i . * .       - "1     *~r->.  be made for the'painting, kalscVn^tn-  ing and. general  ,Granby "hotel  jneral overhaulingrofrthe  tel. . " t Sv^&rX^-&J  Love-Livingston Nuptials.  A^r quiet wedding, took place .-at'1  \jTL-i'  &:.<���**��.  'Manitoba,- '-when vtheir   ".daughter  Louise, was  married  to Thomas Alfred:* Love,, formerly--editor*- of  The  Pioneer,   the   ceremony   being performed by the,Rev.. M. -C�� Rumbali,  pastor of Knox Presbyterian church, | Athelstan  assisted by the Rev. John   Maxwell  of ^Winnipeg.    The  bride   was attended by her sister, Miss Sun Livingston,1  while    W.   G.   Mackenzie  was best man.     After the ceremony  Mr. and,Mrs., Love left-for Toronto  and other points in  Qntario, and on  their   return   will reside   in   British  Columbia.  SEALED TENDERS  addressed to the undersigned and  endorsed , "Tenders for School Building" will be received until the 5th of  June, 1911, for the completion of the  Phoenix Public School. Plans and  specifications showing what is not���al-  ready covered by contract can be seen  at city office.  Each tender must be accompanied  by--an accepted check on a chartered  bank, payable to the order of the  "Board of School Trustees, Phoenix,  JB.-C." equal to 10 per cent of the  amount of the tender, which will be  forfeited if the person tendering decline to enter into a contract when  called upon to do so. If the tender be  not accepted the check will be returned. . The lowest or any tender not  necessarily accepted.  SECRETARY  Board of School Trustees,  Phoenix, B. C.  May 23rd, 1911.  .....'.,������ ��� :  ..."���>���-.���: ������   The Rifle association will meet tomorrow for a practice shoot and to  sign the roll.  A can. of- that good, clean, pure milk  disappeared from J. W. Hannani's  dairy the other night, and Mr. Han-  nam says if the thirsty individual will  return the can he is welcome co the  contents.  Phoenix baseball team won two out  of the three games played at Greenwood on the 24th, beating Danville 7  to 2 and Grand Forks 5 to 4, carrying  off the first prize of $100. Grand Forks  beat Greenwood 9. to 7, winning the  second prize of $50.  /,; Boundary Ore Tonnages  , Following;are the returns 'of  output r'of .the mines and smelters of  ^sBou,ndary. districjt ^r^theAL\ye^eJk  ending May 25, and-year to date: ,.  Granby. . :'  17,017 455,241  Mother Lode    9,414 138,049  Jack Pot      728 13,324  Rawhide    5,657 80,243           63 1,184  Lone Star       480  Napoleon       425  Total 32,736 691,415  SMELTER TONNAGES  Granby 15,555  The Heroic Efforts of the fare  Department of No Avail. .  Fire at about 1 o'clock Monday  morning destroyed the Finn hall.  The fire was discovered in the upper story of the building near the  roof, and in a few. minutes was in a  sheet of flames, destroying the entire structure of two stories besides  a cottage belonging to Tom Moore.  The fire department responded to  the alarm promptly, and while they,  worlked heroically, their efforts were  of no^ avail except to save nearby,  residences, which without their aid  would have been consumed.  The lower story of the building  was occupied by . several families  who lost nearly all their belongings.  The- Moore cottage withits contents  was entirely destroyed, which was  insured.  "   The Finn hall   was' erected about '  .two years ago,at a cost of $10,000,  and   was   intended   for   an   opera;  house,-vbut has  been  used   of late  only,,'asa place to   hold lodge���meet-'  iugs and entertainments of the Finn  society^, and for,; residence purposes.  *>, /Tlie &osis iW 'estxjma^ed^fitY'oyskf-;  is $l6,0b0 with $"3,000\ihsurance.   li  in   Iwhich , toehold   their  quarters  meetings.   "    ,     \  Great,credit is due" the fire boys,  as well as a' number of citizens,*who  worked hard to save adjoining prop-  i &4.f> I er*-y*   w^��ch   was   in "great   d,      "  T'SSIduring the progress ofthe fire.  danger  453,779  B. C. Copper Co... 13,044   245,856  Knights of Pythias  The twenty-second annual convention of the grand lodges of the  Knights, of Pythias was held at  Kamloops last week. Over sixty  delegates, besides grand lodge officers attended. Among the latter  were Past Chancellors H. J. Austin,  R. H. Gale, H. H. Hoffmeiser,  Vancouver; N. Binns, Trail; C. F.  Nelson, New Denver; J. Crossan,  Nanaimo; J. L.   Brown, Kamloops;  B. A. Brown, Sicamous; A. H. Fer-  gusson, New Westminster; S. R.  W. Irvine. Nelson; S.R., George  Johnson, Nanaimo; P.C., John  Thompson,  Cumberland; G.V.,   C.  C. Rawlinson, Nanaimo; G.M., A.  O. McKay, Kamloops; G.M., E. T.  Walker, Victoria; C.K.R., S. H.  Pferdner, Victoria; G.I.G.H., E.  Reid, North Vancouver; G.O.G.,  George Chappie, of Grand Forks.  Grand lodge rank was conferred on  twenty-four past chancellors. Mayor  Robinson welcomed the delegates,  and also presented the Grand Chancellor with a large key painted in  the colors of the order, which remarked was the key of the city and  also of the hearts of the people.  Phoenix local lodge was represented by Albin Almstro'm, who  speaks very highly ofthe hospitality  ofthe committee in charge and the  citizens of Kamloops in general.  The Barrier at the Opera House  The Vancouver News-Advertiser has  the following to say of Rex Beach's  play, "The Barrier," which will be presented at the Phoenix Opera House  on Monday evening, May 29:  "Last   evening   at   the   Vancouver-  Opera House it was clearly  demonstrated that Rex E.  Beach, the novelist, loses nothing of his strength in  'The Barrier' dramatized.   How much  of the credit is due to Beach himself,  to Eugene Presbe, the dramatist, and  to  Miss Helen Barham,   resepetively.  it is difficult to decide, but certain it  is that Miss Barham as Necia, shattered very few of the conceptions entertained by last night's audience.   The  applause'was spontaneous and hearty  and of the type which demonstrates  an  intuitive appreciation of the fine  points of   an actor's act.   From  the  beginning of the second act Miss Ber-  ham got into touch with the audienre,  and maintained the standard to the  final curtain.   In casting her for the  part there was certainly no mistake  made. Mr. Mervale McGregor as Capt.  Burrell, the dashing young army officer, demonstrated a fine conception of  the part and played  with a restrained  vigor, which seemed to peculiarly fit  the character.    It is usual with a travelling company to find all but the principals very mediocre  actors to say the  least.    'The Barrier' is the exception,  which proves the rule.    The support  was excellent,  Mr.  W. M.  Chapman  and   George   A.  Cleveland,   as   John  Gale and Poleon Doret,  respectively,  being of exceptional merit. Rex Beach  and   Eugene    Presby   need   have no  doubt as to their laurels while such a  well-balanced company as  Vancouver  enjoyed last evening are acting as their  exponents.  The Smoker given last Saturday  night for the benefit of Chas. Shaw,  was a social as well as financial success, quite a sum being realized.  ��� Pw  m  m  H  '!  i  'IS  1,1  -I  ��� I  ' "?..  1' "V-J  -��� .ViSitST-ll  ���,:-5:-*S--ry-w  f,  ��M#-M  <s����ttM-��tt>15^*._*1L!!hlsi ���_���**���**.-??��-!1-. ���l ' �� "*  I *v  >,l.'>  'l ���>  *. I  1    I  I' -1  I    '  J/  Why, of  ���****���*''i  Course!  we'll send you ,a case of  PHOENIX  BREWERY  BEER  : 'NOTICE    ', '        ,   ,v    '  PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given  that, under the authority contained  in section 131 of the "Land Act,"a  regulation has been approved by the  Lieutenant-Governor in council fixing  the minimum sale prices of, first and  second-class lands at $10 and $5 per  acre respectively. k        l*<-, <     '>  This regulation further provides that  the prices fixed therein shall apply to  all lands with respect to which the application to purchase is given favor-'  able consideration after this date, notwithstanding the date of such application'or any delay that may have1 oc  curred in the 'consideration of the  same.  Further notice is hereby given that  all persons who have pending applications to purchase lands under the pro**"  visions of section 34'or 36 of the "Land  Act" and who are not willing to com-  Slete such purchases under, the prices  xed by the aforesaid regulation shall  be at liberty to withdraw such applications and* receive refund of the  moneys deposited on account* of such  applications. '        ',      '*  WILLIAM R. ROSS,   ,      ;  Minister of Lands.  Department of Lands,     <    * * '<  Victoria, B. C. April 3rd, 1911. >  SPECIALLY designed for young  men, and men who  stay  young-.     A  guarantee   of   the  *  i  best to be had* in  -   I- .  quality and value,  with styles always  in good taste, and  nothing     about  H   <  ii\'-  1 !  ���'  "f . ���  *"      * *.' i  v><  ��� and- congratulate you oh your '  food judgment in ordering it.  Phoenix Brewery 3eer *< *    ,  <     * t   i  ',   is a beverage, a, tonic, an aid  _ to good digestion, and a food  " <      -combined.    There is no better  ���I"' i   ' ��� *  '���  beer made, because there can't  �� ,   '" be. , ^ . .  v  '.:*)-   ���>,., "������PHONE"-23 -J    ' ���     *  WOOD  them  that a  man  will   tire  of.    We  have   the   agency  ' -  r,    *���   "     r  ���AW    * ���",���'  I -*���-*-        \ **  {%:��� '<*V,,  v^*   * i^  llYW'"' <? .  IWfi--*1'  ,"r,/< i     t     ,,  PHOENIX BREWING CO.,  ;&  LIMITED  First-class* Fir and Tarn-  , aracWood, $5.00 per cord  Pine Wood,  $4.50 per cord;  Pine Wood,  double cut,   per  .   cord,���$6.00/  for the  WOOD DELIVERED   ON   SHORT  NOTICE.  "V  ',  'Phone B 32  Dr. de Van's Female Pills  A reliable French regulator; never fails.  These  pills are exceedingly powerful in regulating the .  generative portion of the female system.   Refuse #���% '*  ^ a ��� _-i |  all cheap imitations.   Dr. de Tan'* are sold at ��� ���*��� 11 OT     a I #^ M Vi O m*% ���**!  tSa bo*, or threefor ��10.   Mailed to any address. VIUM     V V El 11 SO II  Th* Soeb-eU Prog Co., 0*. CmOxtsrineth OnU  ifor this section, and are prepared to discount the best you  have ever known in Clothing ready-torwear.     We are style  r t  specialists, and the more a man knows'about good clothes  and   correct  dress  the   more pleased   he will be   with   the  superb garments we have  to   offer.  Royal  FINEST GRADE OF CIGARS  IN   THE BOUNDARY  Billiard  N. J. Carson & Co.  Lower Town   -    Phoenix, B.C,  I"*' A  AGENTS   FOR   THE   CELEBRATED  HAZELWOOD   ICE CREAM  AND SOFT DRINKS  Parlors  Go-Carts  B  i.  "5 -  1'      J  tt  T ll f* rl 1* O f intri    New Films Twice-a-Week.    An ideal place  ���     ��*. ^ �������'*'^ * * �� ���"���*    to spend your idle moments.      TRY IT ! H  Fitted: up with   the   Latest, Appliances.  Try an, Electric M-assagre.  TRY IT !! !  Barber Shop  *.  ,     i  'Cosgrove & HfflcAstooker,t Props.  r  Hazelwood Creamery Butter,  35 cents per lb;   three  pounds for One Dollar.  Strictly Fresh Ranch Eggs, 35 cents per dozen;  Three Dozen for One Dollar.  Choice Breakfast Bacon, 25 cents per lb.  Sugar Cured Hams, 23 cents per lb.  Pure Leaf Lard, 31b. pail, 55c.  "      "        "     51b.    ��    90c.  Just received, a large shipment ofthe latest designed  collapsible   Go-Carts���  PRICE FROM "EIGHT-DOLLARS" UP.  4500 Feet of Mouldings  We are now ready to supply all demands in the line of PICTURE  FRAMING, having* a fresh stock of 4500 feet of Artistic Mouldings to choose  from, also   Room   Moulding, at the  right  price.  u  g    Furniture Dealer  THE PHOENIX DAIRY  W. A. McKAY & SONS, Props.  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  Also milk that is above the standard in butter fat is what  you want. Our milk is aerated and has all the neutrition  as well as health-giving qualifications.  ggastsasarmm .1'*  NEW YORK WILL BAR  ALL FOREIGN BANKS  . Expected New Law  Will Hit  Canada Hardest Blow.  There has , been introduced at  Albany- N. Y., a bill which, will  practically drive from* JNew York  state any and all banks and bank-  ing institutions that are; not formed  under, or subject,-, to the% banking-  laws of; that state or of the tTiiited  States. This blow would fall heaviest on the leading*1 Canadian banks  maintaining- branches in New York  state. ���       ,,   \       ���.      <,','',,'"''  ** *���     �� *���*    l ���     '       k  Approximately $85,000,000 of  loans is out in New Ybrk^on call by  the .American.ag-encies of the^Caha-  dian banks. Of :this amount',about  , $6Q;6bO,OCp-.couid, be credited to  the^Baok. of Moritreali $;5p,C^,000  to the Canadian Bank of Gommerc.e,  $7,000,600to. theiank'.'of. British  North America, ;$5,50b,66o to the  Merchants   Bank of;   Canada, - and  $4,800,000. to ihe   Royal   Bank  of  *   ���\-<y- - '' * .'i'*- ��� V*. *i * '.i* * ��� ���     ���  * Canada. -Not only, nip we ver, would  11 ** r      f -i        * \   ' r *,t V I  the Canadian bank; branches be  af-  ���.   ". i *��� '    *, *  fected^by such a law-;' but;any bank-  ing- house doing business in corporate form which has a charter of any  state other than New York, would  likewise fall under the bane. .   -     ���  Endeavors have- been made to  ascertain if possible what interests  have been behind the introduction  of .this bill, but thus far without re-  suits.. _ It was\ihtroduced ,by one of  Tammany Hall's allies, and according to some of the banks which  would be affected, was undoubtedly  instigated by interests who have  met competition here in Canada.  In   discussing? the   situation, the  New York   manag-er of the largest  - Canadian   banks said:     "If such a  bill becomes   a  law,   and   there  is  every   indication   that   such will be  accomplished during the next week  or  two, do you   suppose  that  the  Dominion   government    will  stand  idly by and take no steps at  retaliating?    Certainly not.  When Canadians banking institutions have been  forbidden    to   do   business   iii   the  larg-est  state,   Canada   will   immediately  take  steps * to   drive  from  within her  borders every American  corporation doing business north of  the boundary, line.    - ^     ^  "We do not accept deposits in  New York the same as do the local  banks, being forbidden to do so by  law; we are   permitted  to  have  as  depositors only residents-outside of  the country, for instance, Cuba or  the,British West Indias.    '   ;.;  '"The Canadian banks as a whole  lend^-larg'e amounts of money jn  the Unite.d States- but as rates are  so low, there is-practically 'nothing  in it'for lis. We also do a foreig-n  exchange "business, but for . some  time past this has  been at low ebb.  "In addition to this, the Canadian;  banks have been large buyers���^of  American securities, and could the  various holdings , be ascertained,  they-would reveal important ownership in American 'railroad stocks  and bonds."  Th e Ki n g-s H ote 1  ;;  UNDER  1   ���_.-$  NEW  MANAGEMENT  The undersigned begs to announce that he has.purchased the  business arid goodwill of-, the King's, Hotel, from ,Messrs. Shea  and Williams and hopes by careful attention to business and  courteous   consideration of patrons to  receive a continuance  of  j- ,,the g'enerous patronag-e which ihe King's has enjoyed in the past.  ' . - '" '"'  i*j .-.-'' '    ' ���    '���'     ��� -   }'-"   - ���*    * '"' ������" '  -   *' ������'.--'' i -   ���  -  ���-������     _   .    .     ___       _________ _______ __ ^  F. M. Harrison -'/:- - - Proprietor  Cure Headache Instantly  -i-.r."j~ * *���*��� "��� -" *,i~ ���* ���* " r " ���* -ir * ���* '���i-i** -"r" '  * . - MATHIEU'S *  NERVINE POWDERS.  For Headache,and Neuralgia.  C..IW. ���* Ofiam. Afwyala. tr CAI.ral  OfM p���def vftl.nlifvf nd.. I*.   p~rim win  ear. yw.  ,   II������ bm ������4 bn���*k��  II yoa .ft frwrti*.  If ".low* nctsnlt..  II jro. an wctvtn*        i  II yon aiv. t- Orippt.   v  II jrov inffir Iron a~r��*cl4.  Act more quickly than tablets, pills or  wafers. If your dealer does not keep them  we will mail you a box (18 powders) for 25c.  J. L. MATHIEU Co. Props., Sherbrooke.  SEALED TENDERS addressed to  the undersigned, and endorsed Tender  for Public Building, Cranbrook, B.C.,  will be received until ��i p.in., on Monday, June 12,1911, for the construction  of a Public Building, Cranbrook, B.C.  Plans, specification and f orni of contract can be seen and forms of tender  obtained at the offices of Mr. Wm.  Henderson, resident architect, Victoria, B.C., at the post office;-' Cranbrook, and at this Department.  Persons tendering are notified that  tenders will not be considered unless  made on the printed forms supplied,  and signed with their actual signatures, stating their occupations and  Elaces of residence. In the case of  rms, the actual signature, the nature  of the occupation, and place of residence of each member of the firm  must be given.     -     -*  Each tender must be accompanied  by an accepted cheque on a chartered  bank, payable tojthe order of the Honourable the.Minister of Public Works,  equal to tenvper cent (10 p.c.) of the  amount of the tender, which will be  forfeited if the ^person tendering decline to enter into a contract when  called upon to do so, or fail to complete the work contracted for. If, the  tender be not accepted the cheque will  be returned.  \   The Department does not bind itself  to accept the lowest or any tender.     '  By1 order,  R. C. DESROCHERS,  ������'���:,������.;���<!'.���.:.��� - ' Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, May 13, 1911.  Newspapers will not be paid for this  advertisement if they insert it without  authority from the Department.  SEPARATED CREAM  IS  A POSITIVE GUARANTEE  Pure Cream���All our cream is separated with the  DE LAVAL SEPARATOR while the milk is fresh from  ��� i  the cows.  Separated   Cream���Keeps   longer,   and   all   the  impurities are removed by the operation.  THE  DAIRY      J.W. Han nam, Prop.  TOWNSHIPS  BANK  Capital  and   Reserve,   $5,250,000  Head Office  -  Established 1859  -   SHERBROOKE, QUE.  Wm. -Farwell, President.   S. H. C. Miner, Vice President.   J. Macktnnon, General Manager  82 BRANCHES IN  PROVINCE OF QUEBEC  Lumber and Wood  When in need of LUMBER,  LATH, SHINGLES, CORD-  WOOD or SLABWOOD I  can   fill  your  order  promptly.  AND AT  WINNIPEG, MAN. VANCOUVER, B. C.  COLEMAN, ALTA. GRAND FORKS, B.C.  LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. PHOENIX,  B. C.  TABER, ALTA. PRINCETON, B. C.  VICTORIA, B. C.  ���  Savings Department at all Offices.  CORRESPONDENTS   ALL    OVER    THE   WORLD  \ t.   .     IH  r* >  i>  �����.*h.,��iiimmiw[t. 'vifli.nmvjric'cr.i*?;*'"!*;.' A'* V*. '*V!''fcF*tT v,Ji,r'fi,>','iTir,ffi^  LL.nxi(iHAt*V��t.Hi  ���.^MMMiMtiMstA'  Ii-i  I' if  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  . *  / ,   and  i      i  Boundary, Mining Journal  issued weekly  at Phoenix, British Columbia  f 4  ft *  J  Subscription, 2.00 per year  2.50 to United States.'  Kay & Conway;>Publishers.'  Hi *  U 'i  >!*.*..  ' I. -,  of a measly coal strike, and, if coke  is not soon obtainable from the  source from, whence it has come, it  will be procured from some other  quarter, and   this is authentic, too.  ( ���*, "^ j  The bright view is the right view  to take of any situation, especially  in the time of depression. While  many of us haven!t\ amassed great  fortunes, yet no one ever, starved to,  death in British   Columbia; and the  The  ADVERTISING SCALE r  . *,  ��  Application for Liquor Licence' (30 days) ..$4.00  Certificate of Improvement notice (60days)$7.50   bridge   was L never  built, that is too  Application to Purchase Land notices (60 days)  \ >��� '��� *7.60  Delinquent Co-owner notices (90 days) ... .$ 10.00  Water notices (30 days)  .$15.00  All other*legal'advertising, 12 cents a line,  single column,, for, the first insertion; and 8  cents a line for each subsequent insertion, nonpareil measurement.  'is  ,<]>���>>  ' >���:���"  TV'  .*���������*,"  I-       F  ISA     > -  i   y     *  .1  Saturday; May 27,, 1911  as  'i  is  u  t 'J,  1 * J I  IP, 'ri  long or, too rickety but what' we  can all cross it when we come to itl^  coal strike or any other old calamity  notwithstanding*.      ' '   .,  ,   'v' ,'-  ��� : +.���. __l_t    /  The pessimist is ?ih our midst.  He is the wise prognosticator of  all dire calamities;,he/forsees the  grinning  skeleton /in/the  closet of  r, __. ievffy  home; he\brihg-eth   upon us-  J./S.   Whittaker,   better  known  pestilence and .faming-,' war and dis-  '-Arkahsawi"'will  leave in a few  aster, and is   the first to   desert,;the  ����   frtr..>i,a  cirt;.���   ���.........   ___   ranks  when   the   battle is upon, us.  Just, at this time he has us all jjoiho-  to hades ,>on.; account of ,the strike  in the coal fields, and he will also  be seen at the .head of the possession getting,his along with the brave  and strong hearts that weathered  the storm and.fought the good fight  to victory  v ......  Just - the  Style, size  or weight  y o u     like  ��� 11  days Tfor *,the  Slocan   country  and  from there will1 go to Spokane for a  rest. ,t "Arkansaw", expects totake  a trip through the;, southern states,-  visitingitKe.scense of! his < younger  days vtAhere He1, spent,many years in  the land bf^the magnolia and orange  blossom.;   He also expects to make  a trip to^Ceintrai/and   South: Ameri-  / ca, returning to Phoenix next winter  ��� in time for the winter sports and incidentally} .'jtos t take a  hancl  in. that  'Underwear and Hosiery  for any season or climate,  for man, woman or child,  at t h e r i gh t pric e .  And  it  won't   shrink!  Purchase     by  x  IV*�� 'u  r< * i *  I,;Vi ���u  I -A,'-'  ' ^ A '  pector wlio;, up'to  the present time  *#*-*���? a/"W day's  work 'in the mine,  Per?  ^UNSHRINKABLE**."  fr-dctc    Af<*rA..  the   trademark.  ?        It's    on    every  J\ngl".   garment-in  red  \ Try     No.    95-  medium weight  Great Northern���C. P. R.  *; The city of Winnipeg and Great  Northern railway came to terms "in  an agreement in which J. J. Hill's  road will now enter the city on their  terminal property,a for which - they  paid $2,000,000 two yearsagb. �� *  Canadian' Pacific   railway   is  ex-  -*��*'.'' vr* Mf/-��/ wwft'iu.me mine,      ���  Ji'-'   '  '  "    ���--*"-���'      .,-J    ���"  "*   ,  and can yet; giVe men 40! years, his  te��^  capacity  of  its   Winnipeg  ,$' '!*���  Usi'"  If   I. .  */������      -I  l'i  l'J'i  /'  .junior cards and spades and beat  them at the game of delving in the  bowels of ^ the earth id quest of the  , hjdden;treasure. He has minedand  prospected in every known camp on  the North American continent, haying gone, into the Klondikein fthe  early rush, and not succeeding1 there  beat out a new trail north to the  land of the midnight sun; where in  winter the climate, is anything and  everything in a few minutes. He  has had many anci varied experiences and has seen many hardships  on the frontier as a pioneer miner  whose thirst for gold has never been  quenched to his entire - likening.  The "boys" around the Brooklyn  will miss the familiar figure of  "Arkansaw," his genial disposition  and sunny nature always being regarded as one bright spot in their  memories as the fleeting years go  coursing down the hails of time.  shops    which    now   employ    2500  hands,   by   one-third.      This   will  mean a large expenditure of capital,  and    will    afford   employment   for  several hundred more men.  / During 'April   Canadian   Pacific's  monthly record for  settlers, carried  into  the '.West, showed  a  total of  28,321, exclusive of small children.  May promises to exceed,April.  HAD SORE FOUR YEARS  ORIGINAL  JEFFERSON  SHOE  We have just received.'a shipment of the  high-grade ��� 'Original Jefferson Shoe,"  which cannot be excelled for workmanship and durability. Call early as these  shoes are selling rapidly.  Also a full line of  CLOTHING AND FURNISHINGS  In fact, Everything a Man Wears.  THOMAS BROWN, Olothier  The closing down of the Granby  mine will cause a business depression for a time, and which affects  the men who depend on the mine  more than it does the individual  business man or the stockholders  of the company, as the latter are  more able   to  stand the period  of sores,   eczema, eruptionsVeVc., you  4 ^**i I i"**_ am *~�� *m ���.       ���L 1_.  .4 _ * ***  can get nothing to equal Zam-Buk.  All druggists and stores at 50c box  or post free for price from Zam-Buk  Co., Toronto. Try Zam-Buk Soap  for tender skins and baby's bath.  25c. tablet.  ZamrBiik Healed It in Few  Weeks.  Have you some pld wound or  sore which has defied all doctors'  remedies? If so, yours is a case  for Zam-Buk! >  ��� Mr. Oliver Sims, of Purvis, Man.,  writes:���-*I had an" old irritating  sore     on    my   forehead   that   had  ��� *'  troubled me for four years. Zam-  Buk was recommended to me and  in a marvellously short time it  healed the obstinate sore perfectly.  You may depend upon it that after  this proof of its power we will never  be without a box of it."  As a rapid and certain healer of  ulcers, abscesses, piles, inflamed  places,   cuts,  burns,   bruises, scalp  idleness than are the men who earn  their living in the, mines. But the  Granby company is not going' to be  idle long. The property is too  valuable to warrant an indefinite  suspension of business on  account  In Canada, $2.00 per Yp.  In U. S. $2.50 per Yp.  *m  M-*i't_',i^^ _**���_���*   Vr   *.&  ���V"���   "4?  jVWi  '.Ai'Vtv  -^  ��� s;v  ���   _**'  .������ j  .     * "i  . > ���  $�����*  m  Hg  King Edward Lodge  No. 36, A.F. and A.M.  -Regular communication at 8  p.m.   Second Thursday of  each month.  Emergent meetings as called; Masonic  "Mock.  J. S. Boyce,  W.M.  POINTED PARAGRAPHS  V  Hall, McHale Block.  J. J. Strutzel,    .  Secy.  I. O. O. F.  Snowshoe Lodge  No. 36  Meets every Monday Evening at  Miners' Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.  D. Paterson, Noble Grand  T. A. Loye, Fin. Secy.  W. J. Rutherford, Rec. Secv.  Daughters of Rebekah  Phoenix Lodge No. 17  Meets in   the   Miners'   Union   Lodge  Hall First and Third Wednesdays.  Mrs. Pyper, N.G.       Miss M. Mackenzie, Sec'y  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES  Phoenix Aerie No. 158  Meets in Union Hall, Friday Evenings.  Visiting brothers are always welcome.  John Love, W. P.  T. B. Cosgrove, W; Secy.  K. of P. Lodge,  No. 28  Phoenix,  B.C.  Meets Tuesday Evening*, at 7:30.  Sojourning brothers cordially welcomed.^,   ���, ,_   .._���;.  ""*"   .       J. E. Carter, K. of R. S.  S. Lundie, C. C.  PYTHIAN SISTERS  Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  Meets in Pythian Hall, Lower Town,  First and Third Thursdays.  Mrs. J. Bateman Mrs. A. D. McKenzie  * .     M.E.O. K.R.S.  The Grand Trunk is the pioneer  railway of Canada.  All the hotel bars in Reveistoke  have been ordered closed on Sundays.  Penticton is,now connected with  Orville, Wash., by a boat and stage  line.   .  The thickest known coal seam in  the world���47 feet���is at Stellarton,  Nova Scotia.  British Columbia has 300,000  square miles of untouched rich  mineral lands.  A consignment of .35,000 apple  trees recently arrived in Kaledene,  sufficient to plant [400 acres.  George Mason, employed as a  deck hand on a C.P.R. steamer, lost  his life by drowning in the Slocan  lake. '    ���  , The Trail,to Steamboat mountain  is now open to travel. Several  women have made the round trip of  40 miles recently.  Canada's western farms have produced over a billion dollars worth  in the last five years, with only 8  per cent of available land under cultivation.  Senator Stone of Minnesota has  invested a big bunch of money.in  Reveistoke, and expects to build a  handsome residence there to ��� be occupied during the  summer  months.  Saskatchewan last ..yea^r raised  10,000,000 bushels wheaf'more thaf  all other provinces of .Canada combined, from 4,600,000 acres, or less  than 10 per cent of arable land in  its southern half.  British    Columbia   has    395,000  square    miles or    10. per   cent    of  Sixty Years  ���CREAM  Baking Powder  o *  A straight, honest, Cream of Tartar  Baking Powder. Made from Grapes.  Makes better, more healthful food.  Sold without deception*  NO ALUM   NO LIME PHOSPHATE  lllsiill  jtJ.  "Alain fa food must therefore act as a poison."  ���Prof. Johnson, Yale Vtihemty.  Read tho label*  Buy no  baking powder unless  the label shows it to be made  front Cream of Tartar*  DRAYING  Of all kinds promptly attended  to. Rapid Express and Bag-  g-ag-e Transfer. Careful attention to all orders.      Phone A65  James G. McKeown  Corporation of the City of  Phoenix, B. C.  Business  Announcement  Canada's total   area,   and is   larger  than  the   British   Isles,   Denmark,  Switzerland    and    Italy   combined.  It   has   200,000.   square   miles, of  mountains and 7,000 miles of coast  . The Granby diamond . drill has  been moved down onto the Caribou  claim, the_,change,having been'made  Saturday.: f. After leaving* the first  setting on , the Aztex the machine  was moved.to the Homestake, then  back to the Aztex, the last move  taking*    them    onto    the    Caribou  Bulletin   No.   26,   issued   by  the  Bureau  of  Provincial   Information,  _. *-  Victoria, is a most, handsome book  and  deals   on   the' Columbia-Koot-  enay valley.     It is full  of useful as  well   as   interesting"   matter, and  is  printed on high-class paper and prq-  tusely "illustrated.     It  contains  100  pages.   '      "'      "  .. 'The   M6$her* Lode   mine,..in J:he..  Sheep creek   district, will   soon   be  equipped   with a   75-ton , mill    and  cyanide    plant, ��� actuated by   water  power.     The mill will bfe connected .  with No. 5 tunnel of  the mine by a  4000   foot    aerial   tramway.      The  principal   stockholder of  the   company is John McMartin of Cobalt.  Phoenix Cartage Co,  Court of Revision  The first sitting of the Annual Court  of Revision for the revising, correcting  and hearing complaints against the  Assessment Roll, as made by the assessor for the year 1011, will be held at  the City Hall, on June 12th, at 2 p.m.  All persons having complaints must  give notice in writing to the Assessor  at least ten days before the first sitting  of the Court.  Dated at Phoenix, B.C., the 20th  day of April,1011.  H. HARTLEY, Assessor.  Electric Restorer for Men  Phn-mhonnl restores every nerve in the body  ���r-iiu-spflWBw. tQ Us proper tension ; restores  vim and vitality. Premature decay and all sexual  weakness averted at once. Pbosphonol will  make you a new man. Price $3 a box. or two for  $5. Mailed to any address. -Tho Soofe-11 "Drug  Co., St. Catharines, Out.  The undersigned beg*s  to  announce  that he will open a  Tinsmith   and   Plumbing  Business  in the shop formerly occupied by J.  H. Matthews, and is prepared to  execute all orders promptly.  Ralph E. Pope  'PHONE  10.  AS   HOOD  Fire, Life and Accident Insurance.       General Agents.'  Bank Block, Phoenix, B.C.  If you require any Heavy Teaming- or Hauling* done,  let us do it for you. That is our business, and we  have the equipment to execute all orders satisfactory.  Fi r st-CI ass Wood  We also have a supply of first-class Cordwood, short  or long, and can deliver it on short notice. 'Phone  your order to  B  L. McESroy  PHONE  34  Phoenix, B. C.  UflpHllffl Mp*-*1 I  GaBB n8_B9 1  T 89-99 BB  .-BBB-fl ItSS-H  Yery Woman  is interested and should know  about the wonderful  MARVEL Whirling Spray  The new Vaginal Syringe.   Best  ���Most convenient.   It cleanses  instantly.      Ask your  I druggist forir  R.  V. CHISHOLM, Prop.  DANNY DEANE, Manager.  If he cannot supply th��  MARVEL accept no other,  but send stamp for illustrated  book���sealed. It give-; full partic-   (  ulars and directions invaluable to ladies.  WINDSOR SUPPLY CO.,  Windsor. Ont. General Agents for  This is the Largest and Newest Hotel in the city,  heated by steam, and well furnished thoug-hout  for the accommodation of the public. Everything  Neat, Clean and Up-to-Date. , Meals served at  all hours.  Bar Stocked with Choicest Liquors and Cigars  CENTRALLY   LOCATED  ON  CORNER  BRIDGE   AND   KNOB   HILL   AVENUE  Canaa  Steam Heated, Electric  Laghtmg.  Telephone 48 and 26  .m  -1  I  ty��%&&:-&0��$?s$?Mv I ii  jjim  ���������(���:��� y.>  m  ���m  r"\-'?!-'-^,^r.'--,*Pft^ Ifp^/ft, 4  71^';K.v'.i.;-;r.-��>.'-Jl/J'  Jlijlllil|ilft;  mgmmWW'^y  mmM;mmy-myy;  mm  !   i  ;���!/  ^ >  k'l':  .V'  yrM.  J --,    .   .     u  '���>  4S  !  THE MINING PLAY of the HOUR  Rex Beach's Great Story of the Alaskan Gold Fields  -*v-~  MI  MAN  , Dramatized by Eugene Presbury from Rex Beach's  ! Book of the Same Jkame  \ > WILL BE GIVEN IN THE        -\  PHOENIX OPERA HOUSE  MONDAY, May 29  A Complete Scenic Production Direct  i * i . ^    ���������_.  from Its Long Rim at the New  ;.  Amsterdam Theatre, New York, City  f * -�� J      "* ~���*~*~*~*~-~���*~^WM7MI,ll,>M>>l>,M>a,MMm'^mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm^ammmaaaaaaaaaaaamaaam^mammsm  V SEAT SALE NOW ONAT TOM BROWN'S ���,-*���.-''  Prices    -v  $1.50 and $1.00  r *   i  !   <i  Hotel Brooklyn  '-     \ /,'''- ' r   > '  /   ,   The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date  .Hotel in Phoenix.     New, from cellar  -     to ro?f'     Best Sample Rooms in the .  It Boundary,   Opposite   Great   Northern  ;  Depot,      v.   v      Modern Bathrooms.  s \  STEAM HEATED.      ELECTRIC LIGHTED  James Marshall, Prop. Phoenix^ B.C.  -1. Almstrom  Kodaks and Supplies  New Wall Papers  T. f ���  1 s *"  Books,  Stationery,   Leather Goods,  China,  Mm^MmM^o^JMouth Organs, Violins,  m^*^;*5lfciwi^^i--_JI Wares.  We want to talk to you about Fit-Reform Clothing.  Fit-Reform % Garments  SmTierVhefl���ee tai,?rinSr establishment of E. A.  aniall & Co., of Montreal, who are by long- odds the  wlrftlfi^ *% tailfrS in the Dominiorf, and who  rell?nt LnH V"^^3^ _? inau*?u���te the system of  selling hand-ta.lo.-ed clothing through the merchant.  Fit-Reform Clothing  Un^n'r'r^  hf"d-tai!ored   goods,   and   is   made, by  as W?l �� rt '5 "S trUeJ��f the readyto-wear goods  nf-^f ,       ^ made--to-��''de*" stuff.   . -No sweat shop  product can come into this store." .  / " ___ ''  Fit-Reform Clothing  -ih?��M J?t��nly one'st��re"in a town, at prices fixed by  .the Manufacturers.    We could make far more money  handling other brands," but we could not give you the  value, and it's you that counts in the long run.  Fit-Reform Clothing  is sold-exclusively by us in Phoenix, and in fairness to  .yourself you should see the new samples before placing- your order for a suit with anyone���call in and examine the clothes���g-et our prices, and then decide  where you will buy, and��don't take our word for the  nt, just ask anyone whom we have sold to.  -, .^J*?��� HSTEN-Here is a little guarantee which goes  with every suit we sell���Ready-to-Wear or Made-to-Order  ���and as far as we know you cannot get the same deal  elsewhere..  ^ " If you should be dissatisfied at any time during one  Year after receiving a Suit from us, with the Fit, Price or  goods, we will cheerfully refund your money. SEEMS  FAIR ENOUGH, DOESN'T IT. *MWI.&  Morrin, Thompson & Co.  j   " > ' -  Great Northern Railway  Cheap round-trip summer tourist fares to points in Eastern  ���Canada,    New    England,   Central    and   Western    States.  in.-  m  &<���  'fry  ffy  .'$���';���:  y&i':'-  .*>�� .:  ���'r.t.l  ',  ���'"it.  wM:' ���  |T'V  l.M1;' '  I *ii  I'l'S.'-  Myou are looking for thkt :friend  mM^:^%^m   married,  you  will  find  "^^^^fm^^PP^^^  than one of   '  ., *o $13*5�� each  ���AjscjiS;nicetline of Gilt anrf r^��-,�� .~i    t  ^a^ri^il$*������m,j y^j^"^ ana Bronze Clocks, very  reasonable, -m^ik - <. y-y-.     ca\\ ***** r �� �� *^��       ^  .-v-^;-|-;sj-?-,v--f:^-:^^:^i;^^^^vA;---:-:"---:-"'���.���"���������.-- ;vau afld Look Them Over.  ROUNG-TRIP PHOENIX TO���  - $60.00     St. Paul  ���60.00  Montreal - 105.oo    St. toiiis -   70oo  - 127.20    New York. 108.50  The Jeweler  Tickets, first-class, on sale different dates in MAY, JUNE,  JULY, AUGUST and SEPTEMBER, final return limit  October 31st, stop-overs within limits allowed.  For further information as to routes, fares to points not quoted,  etc., write or call  W. X. PERKINS, Agent.  9  J?  'Mr  %  4?  s5>  l '-oi  K-'  ***j  1  ���a  "Si  .1  *i*ja!S-m_*4gmwM^^  ii/ii -i-^is .--���'* i';-��4iv>��v*i!._  1  I  .A'.*'  ' H0

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